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14 6glesbur9 : ^ Monday; June 25, 1973, Supreme Court Ends Parochial School State Aid MONMOUTH Correspondent Mrs. Lorraine Stauth Pot News 112 S. 10th St. Phone imm For Missed Copies Before 6 P. M. Phone 734-4)21 July Fourth Plans Made At Monmouth MONMOUTH - Fourth of Jdly activities at Monmouth will include a Fly-In breakfast at Monmouth Airport, ball games, band concerts and fireworks at Monmouth Park. Members of the Monmouth Flying Olub will serve whole hog sausage, eggs and toast at the hangar ait Monmouth Airport from 7-10:30 a.m. Dora Tomlin and Jim Wells are cochairman in charge of the breakfast and have announced they are ordering enough food to serve more than 1,000 people MONMOUTH Community Memorial Hospital Admissions Friday: Mrs. W. Blaine Barr, Roseville; Mrs. Merle Gillette Jr., Donald Hunt, Mrs. Alma Neff, Carl Nelson, Mrs. Carl Nelson, Monmouth; Baby William Fye, Lomax. Dismissals Friday: Stan Reese, Rockford; Mrs. Fred Adkins, Mrs. Robert Matson, Mrs. John Blpir, Monmouth. Births Friday: A son to Mr. and Mrs. Danny Burgland, Monmouth. Admissions Saturday: Mrs. Bertha Yeoman, Burlington, Iowa; Mrs. Haggie Gass, Ronald Gay, Ralph E. Whiteman, Monmouth; Mrs. Arlene Y. Members of the Experimental Lane > William Wilkin, Moline; Aircraft Association, Chapter Mr; and Mrs. Gary R. King, 350, will handle parking of the arriving airplanes. The Monmouth Auxiliary Police will supervise parking of cars throughout the day and evening. Man Air, Inc., operator of the Monmouth airport, has arranged for' a variety of airplanes to be displayed and Dave Gillen is in charge of award ing prizes. The Monmouth Municipal Band will present an afternoon and evening concert. The fireworks for the twilight display are being provided by Monmouth's four financial institutions and the Warren County Prime Beef Festival board. License Change For Dog Owners MONMOUTH - Warren County dog owners are urged to purchase their dog licenses this week. As the elimination of taxas- Colona Dismissals Saturday: Mrs. Sylvester Riser, Harold Bishop, Mrs. Dale Kirnmitt, Milton Stout, Lloyd Hollis, Monmouth; Jimmie Wells, Kirkwood; Mrs. Georgia Lock, Oquawka; Mrs. Robert C. Flynn, Little York. Cerebral Palsy Children' s Day Camp Scheduled MONMOUTH — The annual United Cerebral Palsy day camp for handicapped children is scheduled for July 23 through Aug. 3. It again will be located at Spring Lake at Macomb and children aged 7-19 are eligible. Activities will include swimming, fishing, music, crafts and! nature study. The camp will be staffed with adult and teen-age counselors. .Bus transportation will be furnished for children in the Monmouth area. The bus will WASHINGTON (UPI) - The Supreme Court struck down as unconstitutional today state aid to parochial schools in the form of tax credits, tuition reimbursements and maintenance payments. The ruling came on programs adopted in Pennsylvania and New York. The practice had been attacked as an infringement on the First Amendment, which says "Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion or the free exercise thereof." The states are also bound by the amendment. Opinions by Justice Lewis F. Powell Jr. in the two cases noted that the tuition reimbursements if given directly to sectarian schools would violate the first amendment and declared the fact that they are paid to the parents rather than the schools does not eliminate the unconstitutionality of the practice. Of New York's proposal for allowing parents tax credits, Powell said there seems to be little difference in terms of advancing religion between such tax benefits and outright tuition grants to parochial schools. "Our examination of New York's aid provisions, in light of all relevant considerations, compels the judgment that each, as written, has a 'primary effect that advances religion' ahd offends the constitutional prohibition against laws 'respecting the establishment of religion'," Powell'said for the Court. Belkst Homeowner Is Victim Of 51st Vengence Killing BELFAST (UPI) - A Pro\ testant homeowner in Belfast answered a knock at his front door early today and died in a v fusillade of bullets fired at \ point-blank range, the army \ said. An army spokesman said the victim was the seventh man , killed in a 10-block area of Belfast's Old Park district within the past 18 months and the 51st victim of vengeance killings this year. His killers ; escaped. ' 831 Deaths His death raised the overall toll to 831 persons killed in four 1 years of violence among Northern Ireland's majority Protectants, minority Roman Catholics and security forces. The Army generally calls a murder a vengeance killing if religious fanatics are suspected in the crime. The shooting shattered what the army called one of the most peaceful weekends in Belfast in several months. Not a single violent incident was reported .either Saturday or Sunday. An army spokesman credited the drop in strife to barricades and traffic checkpoints created by more than 4,000 British troops sent in to halt a how vendetta developing between Catholic and Protestant extremists: Londonderry Bombings Londonderry fared less Well than Belfast, over the weekend. Bombers S a t ti r d a y caused $130,000 damage to the city's main library and minor damage to a pub and a gasoline station. In scattered incidents in the province Sunday, a bomb rocked a gasoline slation under •construction in the border town of Sdrabane and an anti-tank rocket exploded outside a Couniy Fermanagh police station. Army troops Sunday defused two other bombs found along the border. One of them, weighing 150 pounds and stuffed in two milk cans, was discovered by two County Armagh children who alerted the soldiers. "They were smart to call the soldiers," a spokesman said. "It was primed to go off and would surely have killed' them if they had handled it." Cambodian Soldier A young government soldier, hardly more than a child, wearing an oversized combat uniform and helmet, takes a break during operations along Highway Five about 35 miles northwest of Phnom Pehn. UNIFAX Agnew Suggests Nixon Submit To Press Meet NEW YORK (UPI) - Vice President Spiro T. Agnew has suggested that President Nixon submit to a controlled press conference in which he would answer questions from a few reporters about the Watergate Convicts* Hostages Released Unharmed sessmemts of personal propertyjleave Harding School at 8 a.m.. jr mia , 2azine reported no longer make it necessary for and return t ° that schooI each f™*> ^™ ™ga zlne reported an assessor to call on many in-|cjay at 4 p.m EDDYVILLE, Ky. (UPI) Four hostages, held captive about 17 hours by threft sfclf- professed "troublemaker" convicts at the Eddyville State Penitentiary here, were released unharmed today when prison officials agreed to transfer the convicts to another facility and allow them to hold a news conference. Took Over Canteen dividuals, people can no longer obtain their dog licenses from the tax assessor. They must now go to the assessor's office at the Warren County Courthouse to purchase the license. The fees remain unchanged at $1 for males and spayed females and $3 for unspayed females. Future Farmers Tour Washington MONMOUTH — Seven members of the Warren FFA Chapter are among 42 Illinois FFA members who visited Washington, D.C. and Gettysburg last week. The members represent their crapter which placed second in the state FFA American Heritage contest. The contest and awards are sponsored by the Illinois Agricultural Association and its affiliated companies Members on the tour included Dan Garrett, Jim Heidenreich, Dan Wickline, Jeff Garrett, Scott Bums, Lane Sipes, and Mike McMahon. Hits Tree, Killed LAKE VILLA, 111. (UPI) Ronald Ganlund, 25, Waukegan, was killed Sunday when a car in which he was a passenger went off Cedar Lake Road at Grand Avenue and hit a tree. There still are openings for both more campers and counselors Anyone interested in enrolling their children in the day camp for handicapped youths or in helping as a counselor should contact Mrs. Bonna Johnson, 636 S. Pearl, Macomb, or Mrs. Gerald Carlson, Monmouth. Golden Gate Has 4£2nd Death Fall SAN FRANCISCO (UPI) The Golden Gate Bridge has claimed its 482nd death leaper since it opened in 1937. The California Highway Patrol said the latest victim was Ellen S. Schiff, 28, of Oakland, Calif. Officers said she went over the railing Saturday night just minutes after Jeannette Duro, 37, Sausalito, Calif., plunged to lier death. Both bodies were recovered by the Coast Guard. /Sunday. The magazine, quoting from an interview it held with Agnew last week, quoted him as saying, "I think a freewheeling press conference would be a mistake. I don't think thei' tne prison canteen shortly Gerald Fair, 24, Lexington, Ky.; Danny Dobson, 25, Louisville, Ky., and Jerry'Tingle, 20, Carrollton, Ky., armed with homemade knives and a sharpened soldering iron, took over Dies in Crash FLORA, IU. (UPI) - Kenneth Persinger, 67, Flora, was killed Sunday when he wasi "In a job as struck by a westbound train presidency," he President can be put in a position where there's an inquisition with people screaming and yelling the way they've been known to do." Controlled Conference However, he suggested a controlled press conference with "a couple of people from the electronic media, a couple of people from the print media....You could screen out the matters that are highly improper under the circumstances and concentrate strictly on information concerning the President's position." Agnew again expressed "total confidence" that Nixon was not] involved in Watergate, Time said. He said, Nixon has made a few mistakes in the affair, "but I think they have been very minimal." He suggested setting up the Committee To Re-elect the President might have been one of Ahem. Misjudgement Possible before noon (EDT) Sunday threatening to kill their hostages. The three inmates overpowered canteen guards Guy Lowry and Paul Gray along with canteen inmates August Meyer and Hardy Step, and began a marathon telephone negotiating session with prison officials. Kentucky Corrections Commissioner Charles Holmes flew here Sunday to command the negotiations. "All during the night we were talking to them by phone," said Holmes. "They kept two telephones busy talking all the time to us." Record of Problems Holmes said each of the convicts had a long record of causing problems in the prison. "Each has lost time for hitting an officer and things like that," said Holmes. Shortly after the hostages were released, the three inmates were taken to a conference room-chapel to meet with newsmen. "We was going to kill everyone in there if they rushed us," said Fair, serving a 10- year sentence for armed assault since 1969. "We was risking our lives." The prisoners said a key issue in the negotiations was their transfer to another prison within a 12-state prisoner exchange compact with Ken- tuky. During the news conference the inmates claimed prison officials had agreed to transfer them to a penal facility outside Kentucky. This was denied by the officials and an inmate who acted as a go-between during the talks. The officials said they agreed to such a transfer "if possible," noting other prisons might refuse to accept the men with their long problem-causing records. Tingle and Do/bson .were involved in a similar incident last August during which three prison workers were held hostage for 13 hours. Officials said the three men will be "immediately" transferred to the state reformatory at La Grange, Ky., and kept in a maximum security unit until attempts are made to transfer them outside the state. Other concessions made during the negotiations included allowing the inmates to talk with their families to assure relatives they were all right and promising Fair he would receive medication for head aches. Brothers Make Death Pact big as said, ' near here. READ THE WANT ADS! supports your every step 1997 This I £ Week Only /* D-'Scholl's ' ARCH-LIFT® WALKING ''•••....SANDALS* •-' • TAN or WHITE • LOW or ONE INCH HEELS can't watch everything. You're at the mercy of people carrying out your instructions....When you stimulate | initiative, you bring about the ] situation whore sometimes peo- ! pie make a misjudgement based on their analysis and not on yours." if he ran and Agnew said. cord was permanently damaged. The brothers lived together, with George's wife and their 3- year-old son, George Jr. "They bought the house and worked very hard remodeling it. The boys did all the work themselves," said Frank Cuomo, captain of the rescue squad that took George to the hospital following the accident. Lester', freed on $25,000 bail, was in seclusion at the home Sunday. That same day, in Perth Amboy, about 20 miles northeast of the home, friends and family members, attended his wake. George's widow, Jeanette, sat next to the brothers' widowed mother Sofia in the front row of Zylka's Funeral Home. In front of the weeping women was rp 'ster ^rironnPri th P shntonnl accident occurred. Doctors whojGeorge's sealed coffin, an nexfto the P S and S fii°P erated on him said h * ^American Flag draped over it. beside his bleeding brother NEPTUNE, N.J. (UPI) When George Zygmaniak was injured in a motorcycle accident and learned he would be paralyzed from the neck down for the rest of his life, he reportedly asked his brother to kill him. The brother, Lester, 23, | visited George in his hospital the• room Wednesday evening, 'you[talked to him, then left. He came back that night and told George, "close your eyes now, I'm going to shoot you," police said. He took out the 20-gauge shotgun he had carried concealed under his raincoat into the Jersey Shore Medical j Center, pointed it at George's him. He was charged with first- degree murder. "They made a deal before the doctors tried a last operation that Lester would kill George if he found out that George would be a cripple for the rest of his life," a friend of the brothers said Sunday. "George did not want to live as a cripple and be a burden to his family," said the friend, who asked not to be identified. "They were so close, so very close. No one has ever heard of them having any problems," said Jenny Esposito, a bank clerk. I George, an employe of the Reynolds Aluminum Co., was . , ., . ., . , . • -. .. . ., . . - !riding a friend's motorcycle Agnew also said that, f he head and puled the trigger (j b1? ; th m f ' lhe were to become president, he said pol.ee George, 2b, d»ed, f ., , rural 18 . acre fo mone would follow Nixons foreign Friday without regaining con- iT J hj ^ hen the policies but make a few sciousness. 1 changes at home. He could only imagine himself as president, however, were elected, | until police came into the hospital room and arrested Times Advertisement Urges Ban on Killing of Whales LONDON (UPI) — An its American and British advertisement signed by some of the world's leading ocean experts, conservationists and members of royalty appeared in The London Times today urging a 10-year ban on the killing of whales. Publication of the ad coincided with the start of a meeting of the International Whaling Commission (IWC) in London to discuss such a moratorium. Among the signers of the newspaper ad. were Britain's Prince Philip, Prince Bernhard of the Netherlands, underwater explorer Jacques Cousteau and Thor Heyerdahl of "Kon Tiki" fame. Meeting last year in Oslo, the IWC—which has imposed bans on the killing of some whales— nonetheless rejected a call by Cancer Victim Given Special Scout Award RENO, Nev. (UPI) - Chip Hyden died of cancer—just two days after he was given a pecial Eagle Scout, award. The 16-year-old Gardnerville High School athlete had fought lyraphatic cancer for eight months. His father, Victor, said, "He was hanging on until he received his Eagle rank. We are grateful he made it and to everyone who made the ceremony possible." The ceremony was held Thursday and Chip died Saturday. members to put an end to the killing of all whales. The majority view, backed by the scientific committee of the IWC, was that regulation by types and stocks was the only practical method of conserving the species. IWC sources said, however, there was a possibility that the fin whale might be.added to the list of types already banned from killing by the IWC. The commission has aflready declared a moratorium on the catching ot blue, humpback, bowhead,' ' grey and right whales.-', C('.' The Americans, supported by the British, want this ban extended for io years to the three' types of baleen whale- fin, sei and minke—-and to the sperm whale as well. Dr. Ray Gambell of the Whale Research Unit of Britain's National Institute of Oceanography told a news conference last week that stocks of the fin whafle are so depleted that it would take 23 years to replenish itohem even if its killing were halted immediately. Gambell, who is also a member of the IWC's scientific eorrxmittee, said, however, that he was much more optimistic about the future of the whale as a species. "I believe reports that whales as a species are in danger of extinction are exaggerated)" he said. 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