Galesburg Register-Mail from Galesburg, Illinois on July 26, 1973 · Page 27
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ABINGDON MRS. GEftALDINfi BAUER CORRESPONDENT Home AddrtSl: RFD Si Atttfustifit, HI Ph. 46244T? Abingdon Bike Trail To Open ABINODON - An At**** fine (flick nil lead a parade of bike riders when the Abingdon Bicycle Trail is officially opened Aug. A at 10 a.m. Signs are being installed this week on the 9.4 mile trail, which is sponsored by the Abingdon Woman's Club. The trail was the idea of Cadet Girl Scout Troop 489 which won a contest sponsored by American Girl Magazine for mapping the trail. Maps of the trail are being printed, Steve patches wMl also be avattabte for purchase by] persons who have completed the (rail. The Abingdon High School class of 1983 will have its tenth reunion at Galesburg Sheraton Motor Inn Aug. 11. Reservations should be sent to Mrs. Janet! Greenlief, Box 6, Avon, by July 30. The "We Need You" Class of Gqlesbufa Reaiste^Mait, Gale$bura> 111, Thursday, My%6. \¥tt 27 Does Government Have Burglary Right? Knoxville ANNABEL PETERSON CORRESPONDENT Home Address: 210 N. Timber St. Phone 289-2816 Classes Resume On August 28 At Kiioxville KNOXVTLLE--School District 202 classes will resume Aug. 28, school officials announced. Teachers will hold a workshop on Aug. 27. Complete details on the first week of school will be announced at a later date. Party Foods was the major lesson at a meeting Tuesday night of the 4 K's Home Extension Unit. Mrs. Lloyd Cochran and Mary Elizabeth Kennedy gave the lesson. Roxana Pierson gave the minor lesson on spot removal The meeting was held at James Knox Park. Members of the Appleton 4-H Club were guests and displayed their projects. ' the Christian Church will have a farewell potiuck honoring Mr and Mrs. Paul Sellers at the playground Saturday at 5:30 p.m. Meat and drink will be furnished. Mr. and Mrs. Mike Whi taker will be hosts when the Pairs and Spares Class of First Assembly of God Church has a cookout Saturday at 6 p.m. Mr. and Mrs. Roger Edgar, who are moving to Creve Coeur Aug. 1, were guests of honor at a family picnic at Lincoln Park Sunday. Hosts were the John Curas family. Mrs. John Wingete las spent the past week visiting her ter, Mrs. Alice Scheips at Washington, D. C. Mr. and Mrs. Gabe Pica have returned from a 3-week tirp to Eugene, Ore., where they visited their son and daughter-in- law, Mr. and Mrs. George Pica. Mr. and Mrs. Rex Darmer have returned from a trip to Perry, Okla., where they visit: ed his parents, Mr. and Mrs. W. T. Darmer. The Almanac Today is Thursday, July 26, the 207th day of 1973 with 158 to follow. The moon is approaching its new phase. The morning stars are Mercury, Mars, Jupiter and Saturn. The evening star is Venus. Those born on this date are under the sign of Leo. Irish playwright George Bernard Shaw was born July 26, 1856. On this day in history: In 1847, Liberia, the only sovereign Negro democracy in Africa, was declared a republic. In 1941, Gen. Douglas MacAr-! thur was named World War II' commander of United States forces in the Philippines. In 1967, four days of racial rioting in Detroit ended with 39 dead. In 1971, Apollo 15 blasted off for the moon with astronauts David Scott, James Irwin and Alfred Worden aboard. by WESLEY G. PiPPERT WASHINGTON -<UPI) - AH day the titans argued it: "Odes the king hire the right to enter • humble man's cottage without his consent? Or, specifically, did agents of President Niton nave a constitutional right on grounds of national security to break into a psychiatrist's office to obtain records about the emotional stale of Pentagon Papers defendant Daniel EUsberg? With a nationwide television audience and a hearing room of chastened spectators looking on, the men went at it: —Sen. Sam J. Ervin Jr., 76, honor graduate of Harvard law school, former presiding Justice of the North Carolina Supreme Court, the Senate's foremost expert on constitutional law, and chairman of the Senate's « select Watergate investigating ( committee. —John J. Wilson, 73 years old on Wednesday, who went to law school at night and gained a reputation as One of the nation's top trial lawyers, who in 1952 argued against President Harry S Truman's seizure of the nation's steel mills. —Sen. Herman E. Talmadge, former governor of Georgia and member of one of his state's greatest political dynasties. —John D. Ehrlichman, 48, former real estate and land use lawyer in Seattle, Wash., former counsel and domestic affairs adviser to the President, and, the man over whom the argument was being waged. Ehrlichman has argued unwaveringly through two days in the witness chair at the Senate hearings that even though Watergate defendants G. Gordon Liddy and E. Howard Hunt Jr. were unwise in breaking into the office of Ellsberg's psychiatrist, they had a right to do so. Joseph Montoya The debate on the right of the President to commit burglary overshadowed the purpose of the committee's current.round of hearings—who was responsible for the bugging of the Democratic national offices at the Watergate complex on June 17, 1972, and who was responsible for trying to cover up the extent of the crime? The break-in at the psychiatrist's office took place on Labor Day weekend in 1971, about 60 days after the newspaper publication of thejlandmark Supreme Court test M00NUTE1 SALE! Thurs., July 26 7 PM - 9 PM RIGHT GUARD DEODERANT 2 FOR THE PRICE OF 1 77' Pentagon study of the Vietnam war. Ehrlichman said operation, which he would not have approved, was conducted by the ^ White House plumbers group that was established to help plug leaks in the future. Ervin, who. has been drawing applause whenever he enters the Senate Caucus Room, admonished the partisan audi a jab. otherwise illegal circumstances, in pursuit of foreign intelligence," Wileon said. "When we get to that point, the Fourth Amendment may have vanished from the scene." The Fourth Amendment Ehrlichman gave Ervin The former feared White House aide told Ervin, 28 years his elder, "Mr. Chairman, you SU res "the right of the people to lease. interrupted me. You have a ^ secure in ^ «... we did not know whether: delightful trial room practice of ihouses paperS( e ffects,jwe were dealing here with a ! en- atric profile was perfected by talk the CIA. He said that Hunt and Liddy acting as White House „ agents carried out the operation because FBI Director J. Edgar! Hoover had refused to conduct! some interviews in the Ellsberg said that he wanted to a little of the Bible, a little of history, and a little of Lowell Weickcr Inouye:'What a Liar interrupting something you do not want to hear." The committee faced today what may be another step in one of the critical constitutional confrontations between the President and Congress in the history of the nation. The President was confronted with a deadline to answer a committee subpoena for tapes and other documents in his possession relating to the Watergate scandal. If he refused to provide them, as expected, the committee was expected to file suit in U.S. District Court for a declaratory judgment. This could lead to a against unreasonable searchesjspy ring or just an individual and seizures." It has been cited repeatedly by Ervin during the Watergate hearings. Talmadge, with characteristic emotionlessness and Georgian drawl, said, "You remember when we were in law school we studied a famous principle of law that came from England and is also well known in this promised, so that the President country, that no matter howiby the 24th of July knew that humble a man's cottage is that even the King of England can not enter without his consent." I'm afraid that has been considerably eroded over thef years, hasn't it?" Ehrlichmanj shot back. I "What we're talking about! kook or whether we were dealing with a serious penetration of the nation's military profile," Ehrlichman said. " ... You must also note that at this f time, the Strategic Arms! Limitation Treaty negotiation! documents had been com-j his negotiating position vs. the Russians in the SALT negotiations were known to the Russians ..." As the day wore to a close, WASHINGTON (UPI)-Sen. Daniel K. Inouye, D-Hawaii. finished questioning Watergate witness John D. Ehrlichman Wednesday and then was heard to whisper aloud "what a liar." Inouye apparently believed his microphone was off, but the barely audible remark could be heard by those listening closely to the nationally televised Senate hearings. Inouye denied he had said the words "what a liar" when he was questioned during a break in the proceedings. But when told his words had been picked up by his mike and recorded by UPI, he replied "Well, I guess I must have been speaking of myself." Samuel Dash, the chief counsel to the Senate investigating committee, was asked if the Inouye remark indicated partiality on the part of the committee. "The personal reaction of a particular senator doesn't indicate partiality or impartiality," Dash said. Wilson, Ehrlichman's lawyer,,here is an unauthorized entry)! theisaid that the 1968 Safe Streets Act, which was approved by Ervin's Senate Judiciary Committee, provided "a reservoir of power ... for the sake of permitting the President to do what would otherwise be a crime, to ( protect the nation against for-, eign intelligence ... j "There is no one in this! and burglarizing a man's premises who wasn't even involved in stealing the papers in the first instance," Talmadge said. Ehrlichman' said the inves- ence to be quiet Wednesday. At {room, who can assert with they had jeered categorical certainty that the President does not have a however, constitutional power to cause. one point, Ehrlichman. In the afternoon, Haw Sugar and VltamlM Natural Foods. Oils. Flours, told M ... ISO Z. Main. XnoxvUla 4 oz. Con CLASSIC CARPETS 115 N. MAIN ABINGDON, ILL. Ph. 309-462-3822 Moonlight Madness SALE 6:00 P.M. to 9:00 P.M. 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