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Gdlesbu tg ft egister-Moil, Galesburg, Thursday, J ujylJrJL 1973 % Japanese Feel Slighted by U.S. By Pm NEWSOM UPI Foreign News Analyst Secretary erf State William P. Rogers has departed Japan leaving behind the usual diplomatic smiles but the Japanese with the feeling they still are being treated as secomkdass citizens. Foreign News Commentary The occasion was the ninth annual U.S.-Japanese economic conference which always is held at the cabinet level and which the Japanese had looked forward to particularly this year because of pressing economic questions and because of Prime Minister Kakuei Tanaka's impending visit to the United States. E s p e C i a 11 y the Japanese wanted to know, what the United States intended to do about the dollar and about future agricultural exports. They therefore were especially disappointed when the three men they most wanted to hear dropped out of the meeting at the last moment Soybean Cutbacks Hurt They were Secretary of the Treasury George P. Shultz, Agriculture Secretary Earl Butz and Herbert Stein, chairman of the President's Council of Economic Advisers. Explanations that they were needed in Washington, presum­ ably because of the approaching announcement of Phase IV in President Nixon's anti- inflation program, failed to convince the Japanese they were being treated other than as inferiors. It is a feeling which has been growing steadily ever since Washington's late notice to j-Tokyo of U.S. detente with China in 1971, Latest strain on U.S.-Japanese ties had been the cutback withbut advance notice of the export of soybeans to Japan. Ban Denounced Next to fish, soybeans are the most important source of protein for the Japanese people, and 92 per cent of the soybean Asian Dope Kingpin Believed Nabbed supply comes from the United States. The Japan Foreign Trade Council denounced the ban as one "utterly ignoring internationally established commercial practices." And it was one of the background reasons for Foreign Minister Masayoshi Ohira's stern admonition to the United States at the opening of the I conference to wield more "discipline" over its economy. From Butz they had wanted firm assurances that Japanese needs in the future would receive high priority in the allocation of U.S. agricultural products. The Japanese also had wanted from a higher economic authority than Rogers' recogni- omacy A Cambodian father bursts into tears as he comforts his daughter after learning his wife died in a fire which destroyed their home Grieving Father following a rebel attack on Phnom Basset. UNIFAX Rebel Pressure Is Heavy In Cambodian Fighting BANGKOK (UPI)-Narcotics agents said today they have captured a man described by U.S. officials as responsible for much of the opium and heroin trade in Asia. The suspect was identified as Lo Hsing-han, a Chinese resident of Burma. Agents said that since 1964, Lo has operated a private army that moved opium and heroin caravans from north Burma to the outside world. They gave few details of the arrest, but sources said Lo apparently seized near the district town of Mae Hong Son in Thailand, about 400 miles north of Bangkok, during a massive search operation by Thai and U.S. narcotics agents using helicopters and light aircraft. Lt. Gen. Prachuab Sunt- sarangkur, deputy director general of Thailand police, said Lo is under detention on charges of illegal entry into the country. Lo became a symbol of narcotics traffic through the so- called Golden Triangle, where Burma, Thailand and Laos come together, when he was described last year by a senior State Department narcotics adviser, as "an international bandit responsible for a growing portion of Asian and American drug-caused mise ries." Narcotics agents estimate that about 10 per cei\t of the heroin used in the United States each year comes from Southeast Asia. tion for the steps they have taken to help the United States;: ease its balance of payments? problems. j~ U.S. trade with Japan ranjj more than $4 billion m the redf last year. The figures this* yea*} still are running in the red but the deficit is expected to be? reduced by half. Trade for Jun» actually showed a U.S. surplus? —$847 million in exports tt" Japan as against imports o! $804 million. The Japanese point out thai in the last two years they have? acceded.to virtually every U.S| request including liberalized^ trade and investment in Japan ami an upward revaluation of the yen by more than 35 per cent. U.S. exports to Japan this year arc up 35 to 40 per cent. Movie Actor Receives Gift From Soviet Chief Brezhnev BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (UPI) —On his recent visit to the United States, Soviet Leader Leonid I. Brezhnev, a western movie fan, recognized actor Chuck Connors In a crowd at the Western White house and gave him a leaping hug. Connors presented his Russian fan with two ,45-caliber revolvers and a cowboy hat, and obviously left the Soviet leader feeling he should return the gesture. A Soviet consular official firom San Francisco showed up ait Connors' home Tuesday. In return for the six guns that presumably hang in the Kremlin somewhere, the cowboy star now has a Russian samovar. Want Family Fun? DRIVE DOWN TO LITTLE SWAN LAKE (See The New Rood) • FISHING • SWIMMING • BOATING • CAMPING • WATER SKIING • GOLF — (Open to the Public • DRIFTWOOD SUPPER CLUB (Also Open to the Public) PRIVATE TLANNED PROTECTED 4 Miles West of Avon OPEN DAILY PHNOM PENH (UPI) Communist forces withstood more intensive American bombing Wednesday and maintained what officials .'described as "heavy pressure" on Phmom Penh. Cambodian officials said insurgents were fighting to the north, soutth and west of the capital. Despite the fighting; two convoys carrying vital supplies reached Phnom Penh. There were no details of the U.S. bombing, now in its 134th day since the intensified American air war began. Field reports said Communist-led rebel forces Wednesday assassinated the dhief of an anea located 27 miles north of the capital. They said the chief, Lt. Col Khoun Say, was shot by four men as he visited his family at a village 13 miles from Phnom Penh. In the fighting, Cambodian military spokesmen said Communist troops tried to infiltrate the defense perimeter 10 miles south of tlhe capital. To the west, the spokesmen said, fighting was centered at Chrey Leas, along a railroad line thai!; runs Ifrom Phnom Penh to the northwest. albout the newly established war council that will regulate, army affairs, including passing judgment on officers who retreat from field positions. Hard Battle Being Waged Near Saigon SAIGON (UPI) - Govern ment and Communist troops battled within 30 miles of Saigon today in heavy fighting that has left 86 casualties on both sides in a little over 24 hours, the Saigon command said. A command spokesman said fighting flared again today with a Communist shelling and ground attack near the South .„,Vietnamese government's Lai war began three years ago, wili^ camp 30 miles north of In its report on the convoy, the military command said one arrived by river, the other by road, /and managed to reach the capital without incident with the support of U.S. warpSanes. American pilots who flew air strikes against Communist positions along the convoy routes said the river convoy came under heavy fire at Dey Dos, 24 miles southeast of the city on the Mekong River. That convoy included a fuel tanker, an ammunition barge and two rice barges. The road convoy of 128 trucks and 38 trailers came down Highway 5 from the northwestern province of Battambang, carrying tons of rice for the capital's refugee-swollen population. The government also published details on the introduction of conscription, announced earlier this week. The draft, the first for Cambodia since the exempt a large number of men, among 'them heads of families and students. No date for the actual introduction of the draft was announced. Details also were published Colony LOWEST HOUSE PAINT PRICES OF THE YEAR! FACTORY-BACKED . SAL El * SATINTONE LATEX HOUSE PAINT Low sheen durability champ in hundreds of colors. This Is the product that has proven itself even beyond our expectations. People tell us it Keeps its good looks longer than any house paint they have ever used. It's easy to apply, dries in minutes, and tools wash quickly in water. SALE $795 ' Gal. 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Communists, the command spokesman said, also hit the camp with 122mm shells Monday, the closest the big Soviet-built cannon have come to Saigon. Several other skirmishes broke out at scattered points in the area throughout the day but the command said it had no details. In Saigon, the South Vietnamese and Viet Cong agreed Wednesday to free all prisoners each side holds, starting next Tuesday. Prisoners must go free by July 28 under the terms of the June 13 Paris accord reaffirming the Vietnam truce. The South Vietnamese said they would release 4,331 military prisoners and 33 civilians. The Communists in turn said they will turn over 252 civilians and 410 military prisoners. Viet Cong authorities said they would complete their prisoner releases within a five- day period. That would just meet the July 28 deadline. The agreement by the two sides on the prisoner issue came following a Tuesday meeting of Viet Cong and Saigon representatives on the two-party Joint Military Commission. 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