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i 1 Gdlesbura, III. Mondo ri I 30, 1 $73 Sw ^^^^f^ ^^^^^^^^^^^^^ Weather and Riirer ILLINOIS: ocenftldnal Mtladft efidi:^'! tnaltlfftttm, #lttl8ttft jMt'tMay it 7:SS ».fh. Pr«6l0ttitli>A .IS 6t «n showers attit thUnd#Mto (Continued From Page l) Up Chance locally heavy tataSSilJ north and oceaaional atiowtM Mra thundarstorma likely eantral and south toniiht and Tuaaday. Low td- night mostly 50a north and central. 59-03 south. High Tuesday uM>«r 50s extreme northwest, around M extreme south. gNwing lireMurtiS from within the Rcmican party for a himi ^fling md full disclo^ lire facts o! administra- tton involvement in the Watergate bugging. Among the latest urging these steps was Secretary of State WiUlam P. Rogers, who served the and attorney general in Eisenhower administration and is an intimate of Nixon. The President's statement said Kleindienst asked to be relieved as attorney general ''because he felt that he could not approiHTiately continue as head of the Justice Department now that it appears its investigation of the Watergate and related cases may implicate individuals with whom he has had a close personal and professional association.*' Spcalcing of Haldeman Ehrlichman, Nixon said: "Throughout our each of these was dismissed with one sent association, has have seldom men demonstrated a spirit of selflessness and dedication that I seen equaled. Their contributions to the work of this administration have toeen enormous. I greatly regret their departure." Of Kleindienst, Nixon said: **In making this decision, Mr. Kleindienst has acted in accordance with the highest standards of public serviqe and legal ethics. I am accepting his resignation with regret and with deep appreciation for his dedicated service to this administration." But the reference to acceptance of the resignation of Dean the no statement, mention ence in there was Dean's resignation should not be considered evidence ef wrongdoing. Dean issued a statement about 10 days ago —not cleared with the White House —saying he did not intend to ''become a scapegoat in the Watergate base." This foltowed published reports that Investigators had been told that Dean was a key figure in the Watergate plot. Ziegler said that Nixon would submit for confirmation immediately the appointment of Richardson to be attorney general. No mention was made of a new defenie secretary. Ziegler said Nixon had directed Richardson "to assume full responsibility and authority for coordinating all federal agencies in uncovering the whole truth about this matter and recommending ap* propriate changes in the law to prevent future campaign abuses of the sort recently uncovered. This indicated that the President, despite urgings from leaders of both parties, would not appoint a special, nonpoliticai investigator. **He will have total support from me in getting this job done," Nixon said of Richardson in the statement. Nixon said he had given Richardson the added responsibility of recommending appropriate changes in the law "to prevent future campaign abuses of the sort recently uncoverc^d." Nixon j^aid Garment would take effective immediately ad- j... , . 1 1 .1. w . , At. . . .J WESTfinN ILLINOIS: Consider- ditional duties as counsel to the Department that he resigned able cloudiness and warm through President. He said Garment because "the President should J ^^rfod^^^ would represent the White have an attorney general he sJirms. LOW tpi^ht around «o. House "in all matters relatii^g can consult with at all times," ^^^"^^^ "f^ to the Watergate investigation and he siid this had become JO^A : SjBgnJiS' HiSt^K^SS^^ and wil report directly to me." impossible since he withdrew B /tonWa^d i^eadayTcMi^^^ Letters of resignation were from the Watergate investiga^ K^Jnid^M? a^K^re^^^^ made public by the White tion April 15. Mouse from Kleindienst, Halde- Senate Democratic leader man and Ehrlichman—but not Mike Mansfield said in reaction from Dean. to the 50s north, Ms south. LOCAL WCAtH Noon temperature, 91; low, 57. sky cloudy. (Sunday's morning's development that the maximumt 70; minimum. 50; Satur Dean had been put in charge resignations wre by no means ^ of Nixon's original investigation the end of the Watergate case. ^ of the Watergate case. Another Democrat, Haldeman told Nixon he Carl flUAimum, S3.) «;0S itM., M\$ iMh df ram over waaKand. lb rdiift Mf m«ttifi..ffiday idsL and K ILUNOId: Mostl: cool wadneaday , with ahowan likely aMut Wadi day and Tmriday.jM#a, Mfitiy 40s, Higna tt|W|r M^fit im aoa north, mostly SOs aou^. nif 111 iTAOM DubuQu «M ^.s .fin ol Alton-^SIM fall 0,5 St. Louii^S.a laU^ 0.4 Cane Olrardaau—45.4 rise 0.8 LaSal1^94.0 fall 0.4 Paorla--93.7 faU 0.2 Havana^33.9 no change^ Baaird8town-^87.o fan M St. Charles—33.1 fan i.i Speaker the V intended to cooperate with the investigation Albert, predicted "fully resignations will produce better and cooperation between Congress will at my request be ^meeting and the White House in the this week for that purpose with future, the U.S. attorneys and with the Ehrlichman told Nixon in his counsel to the Senate select letter that for the committee." Tomen Appointed To Head past two weeks "it has become Increas- Knox College has announced the apiwintment of two nurs Haldeman added: "I have ingly evident that, regardless of |M>bgram in nursing and allied full confidence that when the the actual facts, I have been a health sciences with Rush truth is known the American target of public attack." people will be totally justified The Pentagon issued a in their pride in the office of statement the President and practitioners. The student will rteetvt the ing coordinators for its joint bachetor of science degree •^m ^^F^^V r -m University, Chicago. Mrs. Sallee Jo Weiler and conduct of that President Nixon." in office from Richardson Mrs; the saying, "I have accepted the by President's nomination to be attorney g-n^^ral because I Kleindienst told a news believe I have an overriding conference at the Justice duty to do so." Offer Made Baptists May uy St. Academy Representaitives of Bethany Baptist Church, 373 E. Simmons St., are negotiating to purchase the St. Joseph's Academy building at Academy and Brooks streets. Rev. Francis Oman, pastor of Corpus OtmsAi Oiurch, said today no definite conunittment has been made, alth(High Bethany Baiptiat Church has made an offer to purchase the property. "Tiiey're very interested in buying, and we're very interested in selling," Fr. Oman commented. Dr. George Nulph, pastor of Bethany fi^tist Church, said the relocation will be made if the building formerly occupied by St. Joseph's Academy passes inspection and if a Geraldlne Harlan are currently introducing the new program to high school guidance counselors as well as students. They will continue to guide students in the program after the first class enters in the fall of 1973. In addition, they will aid in obtaining clinical exposure for the students in local hospitals, clinics and doctors' offices. Under the newly-developed program students will spend the first two years at Knox, in a liberal iarts environment, obtaining the appropriate science background fqr health care while taking elective courses. The final two years will be spent at Rush University in Chicago, where the students will be enrolled froni Rush. Both Mrs* Weiler and Mrs. Harlan are graduites v of Oalesburg Cottage HosplUl's diploma program (emer^g as Registered Nurses)» but both later earrsd baccalaureate degrees from Knox. "The key to this program/' according to Mrs. Harlan, "is that \ it is geared to the scientific changes ^hat are occurring and will continue to occur in health care in the future." Mrs. Weiler feels that the program's strongest point is that it is aimed at the individual. "It is the program's built-in flexibilities which make each student's experience unique," she explains. Further, the student is not committed to a firm four-year schedule he or she may elect another major area of study and stay at Knox for the full four years with no ri iler turned off last year is still in working order. "It will be a pretty big change to a big piece of property," the Rev. Mr. Nulph smd. St. Joseph's was closed last June after members of the three' Catholic parishes in the city voted to consolidate the school with the former Immaculate Hea^ of Mary School and movedf to the former Costa High Schocd biiiild- in courses co-taught by basic scientists and health care academic penalty. ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^ Courthouse Employe Gets Plumber^ s Plunger^ Geritol Trainees See Rescue Setup Maurice Farrell and John Bodenhammer, top photo» of FarreH's Ambulance Service, demonstrates the use of spreaders to remove a victim trapped in a wrecked vehicle during a session Saturday at Knox Auto Body Shop, 1149 S. Academy St. Members of a Carl Sandburg College class for emergency medical technicians observed and practiced techniques during the session. George Maslnda, owner of the body shop, uses a wrecker to lift a car by its steering wheel, in photo at left, to demonstrate Its strength. The training is part of an Illinois Trauma System program to provide the best in immediate and long-term care for critically Injured and ill persons. More than 600 students now attend the Costa Catholic School for grades 1-9. Grades 4-9 attend classes in the former high school building, and grades 1-3 are housed in the former IKM building. The building now occupied by Bethany Baptist Ohorch reportedly may be sold to Northside Christian Church, 1964 N. Seminary St., which has indicated an interest in a purchase. No one at the church could be readied today for comment. h Inmates Injured \Bakalis Plan In Prison Fight JOUET. 111. (UPI) Four teen Stateville Penitentiary inmates were injured Sunday when a fight erupted in the yard of the prison. At least two of those injured required hospitalization. No prison personnel were injured, a prison official said, but guards fired several warning shots above the heads of the fighting prisoners in an effort to disperse them. Warden John J. Twomey said about 50 of the 150 inmates in the yard for an afternoon of recreation were involved in the disturbance. is under way," Twomey said. "We don't know at this time what started it. Guards had the impression it was spontaneous." OQUAWKA - Friday was Loren Fullerton's last day on the job at the Henderson County Courthouse. Fulilerton, 64,, has been custodian at the courthouse for the past six years. He also looked after the sheriff's office across the street. He made many friends during his tenure here. Fullerton's wife died several years ago, and he has since lived alone in a trailer about eight blocks from the courthouse. He owns a boat on the Mississipoi River and plans to do a lot of fishing during his retirement. for Fullerton in the circuit clerk's office. His gifts included a $35 check, a toilet plunger, a puzzle, a, deck of Old Main cards and a bottle of Gerltb|^ Fullerton saldi'he plans to have the toilet plunger bronzed. He also received $100 earlier frohi the Henderson County Board. There is some doubt as to whether Fullerton really needs the Geritol. One of his post-retirement activities will be "chasing widows," he claimed. Sheriff Daryl ''Pete" Thompson offered to show Fullerton ''all the best park- Friday they gave a party ing places in the county." Would Allow ^s ±£Tur ^sl College Spring Enrollment perintendent of Public Instruc- T^otal Ttt of 1 ^fiirlAVita tion Michael Bakalis today pro- ^^'^M J.^ cli ±^t3U^ OlUUClllB Registration for spring Klinck added that he ex* pected enrollment this quarter tr> top 1,600 by mid-term, when late registrants who have not paid tuition and fees posed legislation which would itegisiration ror sprmg prevent flood - stricken schools quarter classes at Carl Sand- along Illinois' rivers from losing thousands of dollars in state aid. burg College ended this month with an enrollment of 1,582 '*An investigation Bakalis proposed that schools forced by flooding to close their doors be exempted from the provision of state law requiring a minimum of 180 instructional days per year to qualify for aid. Currently, Bakalis said, if that requirement is not met, the superintendent is required to reduce the district's total aid allotment. students. K. G. Klinck, college direc- ^^^^ jj^^ an opportunity to tor of student personnel services, said the figure represents an increase over the winter term, when 1,456 students enrolled through the end of late registration. Enrollment this spring, do so. 'The 1,582 figure," he explained, '^does not include those late registrants." Of the total number of spring students, 1,345 are from within the Sandburg district and 237 are fn>m outside Klinck noted, is also up 30 the district. Women outhum Authorities Find Skeleton Georgia law enforcement officials today were attempting to determine whether the remains Jan 13 from the Day's Inn Motel i personal effects in DeKalb County, Ga. He was traveling to Florida at of a body found March 8 near the time of his disappearance, Atlanta are those of John Laf- and his family did not become including a billfold, several credit cards and Monmouth Man? ferty, 44, Monmouth. Atlanta to Miami to Texas, sim- edly visible from the interstate. liar to other trips Lafferty has made during past years. He has concerned until about two a marked roadmap — were found in Lafferty^s room. A sec- ^ lister who resides in Texas, The partially clad skeleton No positive identification had ^nonths later. Lafferty made the been made early this afternoon, ^'''f ff^ year and was often out of touch with his family for Lafferty, who conducted ex-iweeks at a time, a member of tensive farming operations in the family explained. end billfold he received recently as a gift and more than $1,400 in cash he was known to be carrying were not found. Lafferty's 1971 Cadillac was also n)issing, authorities said. Maj. Larry Puckett, of the DeKalb County, Ga., police said he was initially skeptical that the remains were those of Lafferty, as the skeleton appeared to be- was discovered in an unpopu-,, lated area in Gwinnett County ' f ^f^^'. The schools chief also said hCj will recommend legislation providing $300,000 for schools which stayed open but will suffer state aid losses because they allowed some students to be absent to help with sandbagging. That provision is necessary, he said, because the state aid formula is based on the average ber men students 815-767. near 1-85 about 10 miles from the motel, according to police. It was discovered by a state Warren County, disappeared The motel management said' The map marked a route from'h.^ghway worker and was report- Lafferty^s dental records were,„uj^ber of students attending to be sent from Monmouth to school in the district year-round, the Georgia State Crime Labor- Absences, he said, cut into that atory for comparison. total. Drug Raids Turn Into Nightmares for Two Families COLLINSVILLE, 111. (UPI) Herbert Giglotto and his wife bolted the door of their townhouse apartment and went to bed early last Monday night. Across town Mr. and Mrs. broke into the Giglotto apart- pies'* he had evicted recently, ment and pulled the startled couple from their bed. noticed armed men in the back loo, were federal narcotics I against the '*! thought those hippies came yg^d of his home. He said his Pointed Cocked Gun back to kill nae," he said. When he realized the The raiders, him p. . X. i, were federal narcotics agents DonaW Askew relaxed in theircouldnH believe it," he home and prepared for a latef^em pointed a cocked gun a dJnwer head, threatemng to kill son had been in a fight and thought the men, dressed as Agents Apologized said. But lor the Giglottos and thel^^^^ unless he told the raiders what had started as^"^^''^ the drugs were 'Knew Notbiog' ''I thought I was dead. The Asl^ews, quiet evenings at home have tuimi into nightmares and slightest movement and that court suits against the govern- m could have gone off,*' ^ ^ Giglotto said. inent. At about 9:30 p.m. He told the men he knew nothing about drugs and never had an pleaded "For God's sake look at my ID before you kill me.'* hippies, had come to kill him. He braced the front door of his home, but while he did, a man with a sawed-off shotgun kicked in the back door and several men rushed inside. Both couples said the agents apologized when they realized the raids had been a mistake and that the agents had offered to pay for damages incurred during the search. government in connection with the mistaken raid. The Askews already have filed a $100,000 damage suit in federal court and were to meet with the state's attorney today to decide whether the case before should be brought *^If that One Askew said, dis- which said about 15; At first, Giglotto said, he armed miep in hippie garbjthought the men were "hip-,their late dinner when The Askews had just started he i Coleman." man, played a badge ''special agent" and the men ransacked the home searching for a man called '*John with *You're gun would they apologize, dead. I'm sorry?'" Giglotto asked. j grand jury indictments, went off, how "It's hear something you about in Russia," Giglotto said. *'I think people should know about it. ''If the federal government The raiders there, decide The Giglottos were to meet today to can kick in my door, who else file suitiwill?" he asked. their lawyers whether to

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