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Premier Sunday Crossword Puxzlo By JO PAQUIN ACROSS 1, Coarse hominy 8.1.oar's daughter 10. Ovnrlcs of a lobster 15, Nuisance '19. Ananias 20. Brinish- mcnt 11. African intelope 12. Orchestral instrument K. Personal: comb, form 14. Animal of Asia 15. Swedish Industrialist M. Bet in roulette V. Certain feline* «9.Duct Hi Slovenly woman S3. Flower SI. Twin o{ Romulus 'IS, Leander loved her 17. Spanish. writer 40. Takes up again 4Z. Placate 46. Female title 47. Compartment 48. Send in payment Mo '£9. Junction £1, Man's n amo 52. Timber trees 54,Ceremonies fie. lioss 67.Insect egg 68. Christian sacrament 60. Mentioned 62. Land measure 63. Poltroons 65, Means of detection 67. Man's name 69. Primates 70. Optical maser U Part of Venetian blind 73. Twisted into ringlets 75. Beer 76. Loud- voiced people 80. Undivided 81. Style of type 83. Striker* 85. School danco 86. Common · herb 8 8. Cream, for one 80. Assumed name 91. Somali- land measure 92. Sheer 04. Vision 80, Ench (Scot.) 97. French painter OH. Appeared 100. Arms storage depot 102. Legislative body 103, Portion 105. Valuable violin 106.Saucy 107. Students 111. Moist 112. Expressing veneration 116, Sandarac tree 117. Its capital is Valletta 119. Useful 121. Jewish month 1Z2. Girl's name 123. Robin -124. Green on .Red 125. Function In trigonometry 126. Poet's ship 127. Stitched 128. Fencing swords 128. Social gatherings DOWN 1. Slender 2, Famous 'S9. ncdacts opera 3. Chief 4. Nearest to point of origin 5. Keep 6. Lcavct the tinge 7. One-horse carriages S.English rural festival 8. Gives courage to 10. He pays for it 11. Spanish gold 12. Teases 13. White poplar 14. Fragrant flowers '15. Used for portable bridges 16. Central American tree 17. Evening (Fr.) 18. Gull-like bird 28. Stuff 30. River in Asia 32. Biblical pronoun 34. French historian 35, Advanced study group 87. Correct .38. Vampire 40, ilayworth, el. al.' 41. Hindu Bultur tS.ThoBun personified 44. Mohammedan, nymph 45. Concluded 47. Broad stripes 48. Egyptian god 62. Altar screen 53, Scrawny animal. 55. Actor Peter 58,Journal 59. Alleviates 61, College officials 64. Dancer's cymbals 68. Layer' of the skin '88. Name in baseball 70. Light cavalry soldiers 71. Menu item '72. Poetic masque by Milton 73. Combine 74. French security 75. Noted movie Avemelimeof kolnlloni 63 minute* 78. Moonshine plant 77. Famous author 78. Mechanical man 79. Freshet 82. Insane 84. Creek cple poem 87.Karthly 89. Toward the rising sun 91, Compare 93. True 95. Nothing more than. 97. Wax 99. Theater offerings 101. Essential character 102. Cuts 104. Swap 106. Volcano on Marti- niiiue 107. Noted doctor 108. American Indian 109. Detest 110. Cabbage dish 112. Split 113. Miss Adams 114. Zola novel 115. Very (Fr.) 118. Cravat 120. Gratuity lawyers Plan Pjghf ft FfCO 3 Americans A N K A H A , Turkey (AP) - Thn defense team for the three Americans sentenced In life terms In Turkey on narcotics rts is d e t e r m i n e d to fljjhl the legal tmtllc U the end, the attorneys said today. · After Hie unfavorable appeals r u l i n g of Friday, which upheld the lower court's verdict, only two slim chances are left for Kulhcrlnc '/am, 2B. of I.nnciis- ter, Wis.; Joann McDanloi, 28, of Coos Bay, Ore., and Robert E. Ilubbard, 23, of San Digeo, Calif. The three have been f o u n d guilty of conspiring to smuggle drugs into Turkey. Their attorney, F a r u k ICrcm, a leading Turkish criminal lawyer and c h a i r m a n of the bar assoaclation, said they would first attempt a "correction of Judgment," a procedure unknown in Anglo-American law. A "correction of judgment" request is delivered to the chief prosecutor of the appeals court and asks him to suggest to the · Northwe'it Arkantai TIMES, Sun., April 28, 1974 · ·* FAYETTtVILLE, AHKftNSA* __._ - -- iiiiiffliliiiiiiiiiM i;i!l[ll!lllll!l!l!!II!!llllllllli!llllll![:i!l!ll!!lllllllll]|llilllllll!ll!llllll!lillllllll[llll[ll!llinilill!li!llllllllllllilll1IIH!lll Edited by Bill William* SHORT STORY IS ALIVE, WELL AND FLOURISHING 01 II* TIT ligher court a review of the case. A c r i m i n a l law expert said, "This procedure works in only one case out ot a thousand." A second avenue open to the defense is to petition for a retrial. Legal sources predicted slim chances of success for these procedures. But the t h r e e Americans are bound to have their jail terms cut in a forthcoming amnesty. A general amnesty bill now under debate in Parliament, and guaranteed passage by all parties in one form or other, would reduce all life terms to 24 years imprisonment- T h e three Americans w e r e arrested Dec. 10, 1972 w h i l e crossing into Turkey from Syria. Police searched the Americans' three minibuses and discovered 236 pounds of hashish hidden in the ceilings and ,under the seats. CHRISTMAS EVK, By Macve Brennan (Scribncr's $7.95.) Contrary to papular belief, the short story Is alive and well and flourishing in the hands of such highly talented writers as Macvc Brennan. In the 13 stories In this excellent book, Miss Brennan demonstrates again and again her great gilt of insight into the h u m a n soul as well as her re- markiible talent for using words in exactly the right way to' create a complex image or strike a certain mood. Divided almost equally between locales in the New York City area and Dublin, the sto- played olf a g a i n s t tlic stupid wealthy woman who dotes on him and the domestic help who loathe him and bring him to his well-deserved fall from grace. The Irish stories, by contrast are somber in tone with littk humor intruding. They ' ties with little people who for the most part lead lives of quic desperation -- people such a the husband and wife who one were in love but now, year ries primarily concern s e l v e s with t h e them- inter- wedding day, to each other. Bi relalionships belween people, whether close, such as that between husband and wife, or distant, such as that between a discontented housewife and a beggar who has come to her door for years. In the opening stories, set in a wealthy community near New York, Miss preat wit as ..._ 'oibies of the area's habitues, particularity one obnoxious character called Charles R u n yon. A self - appointed arbiter of taste, Runyon is skillfully after the strangers they continue together becaus they don't know where else I go or what to do. Or Ihe ol woman who has oullivcd all he family and gloats about it whil unknowingly drawing her suste nance from Ihe lives the dca had led while alive. -pt LYRICAL TALE OF THE SEA Brennan shows she dissects the BEAUTIFULLY REMEMBERED THE MEMORY OF OLD JACK. By Wendell Berry. (Harcourt Brace Jovanovich. $6.95). Jack Beechum is very old, in his 90s. Now, after a long and active life as a farmer, he has SPOOKS THAT THROW THINGS STHANGK GUKSTS, by Brad Steiger (Ace -- 95 cents) "Strange Guests" is a collcc- ion of poltergeist phenomena. Poltergeist, by d e f i n i t i o n , is a ghost who throws things, but licy also stink up a place, howl md even can be dangerous. Lately, scientists have come to ,hc conclusion that much of the poltergeist activily is caused by a young boy or girl in puberty. For some .strange reason they can upset the normal events of a household and cause knockings, hangings and all sorts of things around a house. Slciger tells about the poltergeist who dug rock and roll, the one that came to an office and even the army's store with the w a l k i n g boots. He also recalls the vicious ghost of Borley. the disrespectful poltergeist of Epworlh who plagued a minister and his i t i m i l y and Jeff the invisible mongoose of the Isle of Man, Poltergeists he says have thrown rocks, chairs and even upset coffins in a sealed family vault on tbe island of Oesel in the Baltic. One young woman namec By vrnoir, THE SUN'S GOU, by Smith Kirkpalrick (Houghton- Mifflin -- $5.95) Tills Is Ihc story of an Arkansas m o u n t a i n youth wtio hitches and walks 1,800 miles to ship aboard the merchant vescl Kkonk. Known as "The Kid," ho carries only his sea bag and an Ishmael curiosity lo sec thd world. Once u n d e r way he .find* m u c h to learn -- about sea life and about people. His teachers are a strange lot. There is the aged bosun, the wildly tattooed mate and the drunken captain. "The Kid," meets up with love, violence and all the druii: ken. brawling brutality of man. Beginning as a youthful adventure. the voyage ends with self- discovery and the awful hurt of parting love. Smith Kirkpatrick was raised n Paris. Arkansas and attendee] Arkansas Tech He served as retired spends from tile his days land and wandering Answers On Page 3D In Mitchell-Stans Trial Jury Turns Attention To Witness Credibility UA Sets Summer Study In Monterrey The University of Arkansas, in cooperation with the Institute Tecnologico de Monterrey, will sponsor a program of summer study in Monterrey beginning June 30, according to Dr. G. F, Fernandez, chairman of the Department of Foreign Language. 'This is the first year for Ihe program, which will offer six hours of credit in 10 areas," Dr. Fernandez said. Courses of study include anthropology, art, botany, history, economics, business, geography, sociology, Spanish language and literature, and political science The cost of $485 includes fees for tuition, room and board and cultural and social activities. Course study will conclude Aug. 9.. The Institute is a member of the Southern Association of Colleges and Universities and offers accredited courses for college and graduate students. Further information may be obtained by contacting Dr. Fernandez or Dr. Tom Bellows, chairman of the Department of Political Science. DIFFICULT TO UNDERSTAND THE WONDER - WORKER By Dan Jacobson. (Atlantic- Little, Brown $5.95.) This Is not an easy novel to get into, nor, Having managed that, to understand. The plot seems to operate on two levels, the real and the unreal, and the reader never is quite sure when he is dealing about the town of Port William, a pilot in the Navy and received i B.S. in Journalism, as well as an M.A. from the University of Florida. The story moves along deceptively quiet, salty yet lyrical. It should interest land-locked sailors, especially since It has a touch of Arkansas mixed in', both in "The Kid", and in the author. Esther Cox was possessed by a demon -- or poltergeist -after she refused the advances of a young man. Her brother's house was turned into a circus. There were rappings, scratching* and loud reports which finally resulted in fires. Bedclothes flew off the beds and , Ky., or sitting in a chair think- evcn Esther swelled up like a with shadow substance. The novel and when with a p p e a r s to '·'. NEW YORK (AP) -- A feder-, ' al court jury turned its atten- - tion Saturday toward the credi- " bility of key government wit;.. nesses as it deliberated for a X third day the criminal con' »piracy case against former ·;; Ally. Gen. John N. Mitchell and - ex-Commerce Secretary Mau- ·', rice H. Stans. "; Among targets of scrutiny ·' was ousted White House coun- ; sel John W. Dean III. f. At the same time, the nine ". men and three women jurors * continued to review perjury ;·' charges against Mitchell, one"- time law and order bastion of * President Nixon's Cabinet. I However, the jury's first re- quest of the day--and! the ';. fourth sent out to'federal Judge X Lee P. Gagliardi since they got .· the case at 4:55 p.m. Thurs- ·· day--could apply also to Stans, .';- and constitute an enlargement ·^ of the scope of the panel's del~ liberations. '"·. Hitherto, they have appeared : · to be concentrating mainly on *- the government's case against - Mitchell. ;. Stans and Mitchell are ac-. cused of conspiring to obstruct ; fl Securities and Exchange . Commission fraud investigation ' of multi-miltionaire financier . Robert L. Vesco in return for a ; secret $200,000 cash c o n t r i b u - lion to President Nixon's 1972 *; re-elcctfon campaign. ; The defendants arc charged \ Jointly with one count of con- '· spiracy and two counts of ob- 1 Jitructlng justice. In addition : there are six separate counts ol ; perjury against both Mitchell · and Stans. ; CHARGE TO JURY Gngllardl, In his charge to T tho Jury, had directed that no witness ho rejected out of hand I as unbelievable, r. Tlowovrr. the credibility of ; Dean and two other chief'gov ; n r n m e n t witnesses --- formei · New Jersey Republican bigwig - Harry Sears and L a u r e n c e ' Richardson, Vcsco's onetime · right-hand man --was open to '. fliiestion, he mid, because al' · Inrcc were accomplices will . Mitchell and Stans in the pur ;· ported conspiracy. "The testimony of an nccom . pllco should be used with KITH '·· caution and scrutinized close ·' ly." Oagllarrtl had written In ' that part of his c l i n r g o that In '. reread nl thn Jury's request ·_' "You may consider nny bonefl the witness mny derive or IIR: ·' derived from his testimony." · Sours, who left tho New .lor * ley Stain Sonnl« lo become n $60,000 a yoar legal Aid* to Ves o, was granted total immunity rom prosecution in return for is testimony, although he was i co defendant with Mitchell nd Stans in the indictment. _'he bulk of his testimony was lirected alike at both defend- in ts. Richardson actually handed iver Vesco's $200,000 in $100 bills. He testified that as he did o, he told the former cofn- merce secretary that Vesco till needed help in his problem vith the SEC. COUNT BASIS Richardson quoted Stans as replying that this was Mitchell's bailiwick. Stans denied any such , remark, and this "ormed the basis of one of the perjury counts against him. Although named a co-cons- irator with Mitchell and Stans, iichardson was not indicted. By custom, this is a reward for jroseculion testimony from a witness involved in a purported crime. be abolut a psychotic y o u n g man who, while confined in a sanatorium, is trying to write story about his life before his confinement. But. since the writings are meaningless to all ibut the young man, one never is quite sure whether Ihis other lional, a product of his disordered imagination. The odd Ihing is that once Ihe reader gets involved in this story-within-a-story theme he continues to read on in hope of finding some kind of resolution. There isn't. Not really. What remains after the book has been finished is a feeling of dissatisfaction at not having been able lo fit logether all the parts of this lierary puzzle. Dan Jacobson, who has 10 previous books to his credit, writes a tight, well-chiseled prose that at first glance seems simple enough to understand. It -pt ing about what once was, because: "Having no longer the immediate demands of his place and work to occupy his mind, he began to go into the past. His place and his life lay in his mind like a book and what is written in it, and he became its scholar." And as Old Jack probes back through a span of years that stretches back to the Civil War, the reader relives the past with him, seeing Jack as a child, a vigorous young man, t h e husband of a woman he never should have married, the lover of the woman that he should have wed, and always, always, the farmer, lover of a portion of the earth that had belonged pregnant woman one night. These are just a few of the "Strange Guests" found in the book on poltergeists written by Steiger. --bww KEEP TONGUE IN CHEEK MY LIFE WITH XAVIERA by Larry, The Silver Fox (Warned--$1.50) Larry, k n o w n as "The Silver Fox" glibly tells about his long affair with Xaviera Hollander, author of "The Happy Hooker" during her life here and in NEED SEEN FOR CHANGE THE REMAKING OF THE CHURCH, by Richard P. McBrien (Harper and Row) The myths surrounding the Pope and the belief that he is infallible in all things (not part of the early church teachings) should he dispelled by having him elected for a limited number of years only and by removing his power "to function as an absolute monarch, w i t h o u t limitation, without accountability. without the possibility of correction," says Father Richard P. McBrien, recent president of the Catholic Theological Society ot America. He puts forth this idea in. ' ' T h e Remaking Of The Church," in which he discusses tiie present conflict within the Europe. This reviewer Catholic Church that has enjoyed the isn't. to his family for generations. J a c k ' s remembrance o f things past Is beautifully yoked by Wendell Berry. Berry is primarily a poet who also writes novels on occasion and his poetic skills are revealed to best advantage in this finely written story about the life of an old man. His use of the contrapuntal technique to draw this loving portrait of Jack is most skillful. As the title indicates, the book deals with both Jack's memories and the memories of him by those who knew and loved him over the long years of his life Fine writing aside, this still is a most refreshing book to read --· wonderfully understated alive. and yet so very much book, while not taking much of it seriously. It is that kind of book. Xaviera a f t e r being forced to leave the U.S. is now in Europe or Canada, or wherever she just happens to decide to go. She is no longer a pro fcssional. Now she writes a column in a man's magazine. Larry tells how he met her in Puerto Rico when she was using the name of Cookie. He said he talked her into changing her name to Xaviera Hollander. Anyone who buys this book should read it with tongue in cheek, even though the author apparently means every word of it. It is. in a sense, a fun book and the author's attempt to rid himself of the devils he is apparently carrying. It is a difficult book to review because of the many explicit scenes he recalls. --bww resulted from efforts made by Pope John XXIII at the Second Vatican Council to change the Catholic Church from a monarchical institution into a democracy. The mistake made at Vatican II, he writes, was in trying to impose reforms from above without adequate preparation of members to help them understand why changes were necessary. This aroused the resistance of traditionalists who clung to set patterns, lie says, and thus polarized the forward thrust of those who desire more changes. "A church of armed camps, suspiciously f a c i n g one another across a kind of DMZ" is the result he writes. McBrien explains in his book why each group has responded as it has. and suggests 13 steps he believes church leaders should take to break the deadlock and keep the church which is in crisis from dying. $14,600 In Grants Received By UA The University of Arkansas lias received checks totaling $14.600 from tho Alcoa Foundation, according lo Dr. Charles Oxford. Interim president. The checks from the Foun- dalion. which Is supported by the A l u m i n u m Company of A m e r i c a , were presented recently by James W. Wells, Alcon operations manager for Arkansas, and D. Roy Smith. public relations manager for [tic company's A r k a n s a s operations. Both arc from Denton. The larger of tho two grants was for $10.000 and represented Alcoa's annual contribution to the Alcoa Distinguished Professorship in the Department of Chemical Engineering, Thh Is the sc'vcnth a n n u a l contribution to the professorship and Hie a m o u n t was raised $1.000 this year. Dr. Charles Thatcher, formerly dcnn of engineering and science nl P r n t t Instilule in H r n o k l y n , N.Y., Is tho Alcoa Distinguished Professor. The s«oml griinl WM for $:i.(iOI), roproncntlntt tlio Pnnn- dalion's annual s c h o l a r s h i p con- Iribullon to tho University, The Foundation awards six JfiOO frrshinoti scholHV.slilps to »lii ilenli in the College of Engineering. Tim Fnundntlnn lino p r e s e n t e r ! t h o freshman scholarship! for 11 yoart. Dean's testimony was directed aggainsl both defendants and figured strongly in the areas of both con nil acy and perjury. He admitted from the witness stand however, that he hoped his testimony would win consideration in his behalf when he is i sentenced later in Washington as an admitted conspirator in! the Watergate break-in of Democratic national headquarters June 17. 1972. Dean, like Richardson, was an unindicted co-conspirator here. The judge also reread his charge as it applied to former SEC general counsel and later chairman, G. Bradford Cook. The latter admitted on the wit- .ness stand that he was a five time liar under oalh about the Vesco matler, not only before Ihe grand jury, but also before two congressional committees. His trial teslimony figured in Ihe joint conspiracy char-"":, and also in a perjury count ngainsl Slans. CAUTION URGED "The testimony of an admitted perjurer is to be considered ,vllh caution and weighed with great care." Gagliardi told Ihe furors for a second lime. As for the teslimony of Mtt- :hell and Stnns in their own dc- 'ense. Gagliardi rend thai do- 'enclants have an inducement lo Lailor (heir testimony since Jiey have much at slake. But he nddcd: : "When, as here, n defendant docs testify, it is the function of you, as Jurors, to assess his credibility the same as you assess the credibility of nny other witness. II by no means follows Hint he Is n6t capable of lolling a slrnightforward and t r u t h f u l story." Finally, In Ibis jury-rcnueslcd sequence, G n g l i a r d i reread portions of his charge dealing with a defendant's slate of m i n d . Stans' defense a g a i n s t admitted falso statements to the grnnd j u r y was Hint they did not constitute w i l l f u l perjury thai his memory wan impaired by n severe mental and physicnl strain d u r i n g a near ffllnl illness of his ivlfn. "Knowledge and i n t e n t exist In the mint!," (inglinrdi rend "Intent and motive Is what prompts a person to act or f a i l In net. Intent refers only to Ihe stale of mlnr! In which an act in done or omiltod, "Proof of mollvo dons not establish guilt, Wholhor It Is present or nbsonl Is Immntrrln! except an It baiui on tht »l«lt of mind or intent." THE 1974 "SOLAR BODY'S" .. .BEAUTIFUL by Jantzet^ You'll make waves of your own in our new selection of Jantzen swim- wear. Shown are just two from a collection. RIGHT: AL VIVA BIKINI, with lined halter bra, gold, chip closing. Tangerine- black, orange, passion purple. 16.00 Matching Al Viva shirt, 18.00 FAR RIGHT: ONE PIECE KEYHOLE with lined halteer, tie front and low, low back. Black or white. 26.00 SHOP NORTHWEST ARKANSAS PLAZA Boston Store Use Your Boston Charge, Master Charge or BankAmericard

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