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Northwest Arkansas Times from Fayetteville, Arkansas · Page 15

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From Milk Producers WASHINGTON (AP) -- Hep. Wilbur D. Mills says ho has not . been callpd U testify before; ;i Watergate grand jury which '"bus questioned three of his cur...rent and former aides about . milk fund money used in his . brief 1972 ,.,,paign. presidential cam- Tlio Arkansas Democrat said .... on Monday he was aware the aides appeared in recent weeks . b e f o r e the grand jury, but ip added, "I don't know anything about it. I just know they've . been up there, that's all." r. Earlier this year Mills do'.. clincd two requests by the now.; disbanded Senate Watergate committee to appear for ques tioning. :: Tlie Watergate prosecutors have taken testimony from Mills' administrative assistant, Oscar Eugene Goss, and two ""former campaign workers, - · C h a r l e s Ward of Comvay, Ark., and Betty Clement Bullock Little Rock. of Goss said he was questioned -·· about links between the Mills .-campaign and Associated Milk -.; Producers. Inc., the big dairv cooperative that recently plead. eel guilty to donating $5,000 illegally to Mills. He said he was ..asked about the cash gift, J,-,,which allegedly passed through , his hands, and the use of corpo- .. rate money by the co-op to pay -- salaries and expenses of Mills . campaign workers, Use of corporate money In federal election campaigns is prohibited. Goss said he testified he had "no independent recollection' of having handled the $5,000. If he had received the gift, he might well have failed to ask whether it came from corporate .funds because he knew IUGJ UUGJIIUIIGU hut the milk producers had a eg a! political trust for making lonations to candidates, he said ic testified. He also said he was qucs- ioncd about Mrs. Bullock and ,wo other campaign workers, Joe P. Johnson, and Terry Shea, who allegedly were paid corporate salaries by the dairymen while working on the Mills campaign. Mrs. Bullock confirmed she HUUUI 1 UIIUJ was questioned by the grand jury for about two hours, but declined to discuss it. She served as a secretary in the Mills campaign for several months while allegedly receiving salary and expenses from the corporate funds of the milk producers' co-op. Ward, who headed early "Draft-Mills" efforts in 1871 and early 1072, was not immediately available for comment. Lawsuit Challenging Prison Printing Work Is Planned LITTLE ROCK (AP) -- A lawsuit challenging the right of a prison-education program to handle some printing or duplicating work for other state agencies is to be filed against the state Correction Department this week. Joe D. Bell, a Little Rock lawyer, confirmed .that a suit was being prepared. State Auditor Jimmie "Red 1 " Jones is delaying payment of $60.000 by stale agencies to Cummins Prison Farm for work done by inmates who are in the prison's graphic arts program -- the first industrial training program undertaken at the prisons. ' The firms' officials contend that the work being done at the prisons is printing rather than duplicating. Howard Pierce, the stale printing clerk, agrees. Correction Commissioner Terrell Don Hutto asked Atty. Gen. Jim Guy Tucker on June 26 for. a legal opinion on the question, but Hutto has received no response. Tucker apparently will not issue an opinion because Hie lawsuit is to be filed. Ed Dermitl, who supervises the graphic arts program at the prison, said Asst. Atty. Gen. Lonnie A. Powers had been to the prisons to study the program to assist him in drafting Officials of printing firms a legal °P'i'"- contend that the work should be done by private concerns because of a constitutional provision saying printing should be done by competitive bidding I don t know what Mr. Tucker did with the opinion," Dermitt said. Powers said he had written a preliminary opinion some time :; This quality-built home is located in South Fayctlcvillc on 7 acres ' of secluded park-like setting, 3 bedroom, 2 balh home with partial ···'basement storage plus an unattached double brick garage with enough "·room for work shop. Sun-deck on two sides. Built for living at its best. S485W). For appointment call. Newlin Realty Co. ago but that Tucker had been talking with all sides involved in the dispute. Apparently, a lawsuit will settle the dispute, Powers .said. Hutto had asked whether the [Work being done for other state agencies met the guidelines for duplicating rather than printing under Act 100 of 1969. That law made a distinction between printing and duplicating and authorized guidelines under which the duplicating would be performed. Hutlo also asked whether the '1869 law was constitutional. Power said his research, lich he emphasized was pre- minary only, indicated that e law was constitutional and at the work performed by the mates complied with the du- icaling guidelines. P o w e r s said the con- itutionality of the 1969 law as not been directly tested in iurt. Cover-Up Trial To Begin Today In Washington WASHINGTON (AP) -- Here are the defendants and the charges against them in t h e Watergate cover-up trial schcd ed to begin today: John N. Mitchell. 61, former attorney general, Indictee on one count conspiracy to ob struct justice, one count on struction of justice, two counts lying to grand jury, one conn perjury, one count lying to FBI agents. If convicted on al! counts, faces possible max counts perjury. Possible max imum penalty: 25 years in pris- prison and $42,000 in fines. --II.R. Haldeman, 47, former White House chief jT staff, in dieted on one count conspiracy to obstruct justice, one conn obstruction of justice, and three penalty: 25 years in pris on and $18,000 fines. ! --John D Ehrlichman, 49, former presidential domestic counselor, indicted on one count conspiracy to obstruct justice, one count' obstruction of justice, one count lying lo FBI agents, two counts lying to a g r a n d jury. Possible maximum penally: 25 years ill prison, and $40,000 in fines. --Robert C. Mardian, 51, for- Her assistant attorney general, ndicted on one count conspiracy to obstruct justice. Possible maximum penalty: years in p r i s o n - a n d $5.01)0 ines. --Kenneth W. Parkinson, 46, ittorney for President Nixon's campaign committee, indicted on one count conspiracy to obstruct justice and one count, obstruction of justice. Possible maximum penalty: 10 years in prison and $10,000 in fines A separate trial was ordered Monday for a sixth defendant, Gordon C. Strachan. No date was set. Strachan, 31, former presidential assistant, was indicted on one count conspiracy to obstruct justice, one count obstruction of justice and one count lying to a grand jury. Possible maximum penalty: years prison and $20,000 'ines. At The Library By ANN JACODS i Canoe, You Name It." Oswald Wynd, who turns out are suggested in Names several some of the most neatly plotted languages. Hawaiian predomi- adventure stories going around nating: for example, liana these days, has struck real pay- dirt in "The Hawser Pirates," a novel of deep-sea salvage that pits Mark Underson, captain of the tug "Saturn," alternately against Force 9 gales and the owners of -this one-ship company. Thc competition, a French and a Dutch company, circle like sharks waiting to snatch up a dropped tow, and the biggest pirate of them all turns out lo be Mrs. Jessie Lawton, widow of a Scottish millionaire, who plays a very cool hand In the salvage scramble. 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Send to Anne Adams Northwest Arkansas TIMES 438 Pattern Dept., 243 Wes 17th St., New York, N.Y. 10011 Print NAME, ADDRESS, ZIP SIZE and STYLE NUMBER MORE FOR YOUR MONEY I NEW FALL-WINTER PA r TERN CATALOG! 100 be. school, career, casual, cit fashions. Free pattern coupoi Send 75 cents. Sew plus Knit Book -- has bas tissue pattern $1.1 Instant Sewing Book $1.1 Instant Fashion Book' $1.1 ADVERTISE KEHK of homenuken ret thlt fMtur* 6*11? , . . *nd ttxr win «· you* MLJi Pinuihele, for "pastime." A section on famous firsts among ships follows, a n d , most interesting, thc U.S. Navy's rules for naming ships: tankers are called after rivers with Indian names, and battleships after the states. (Ref). ·'The Great Green" sums up a lifetime in the Merchant Marine by Calvin Kontfield, of hauling mixed cargoes from o n e s t e a m y little porl t o a n o t h e r until automation ended his career. It also confirms everything you suspected about sailors ashore but didn't know whom to ask (New) The latest number of "American Heritage" contains a fine sampling of the paintings of John Stobart of old-time ships, sv h i c h he painstakingly recreates from old photographs and contemporary drawings .' A-'- --·«, Tues., Oct. 1, 1974 FAYETTBVILLE, ARKANSAS High Court Says State Doesn't Have To Withhold Union Dies LITTLE ROCK (AP) - The Arkansas Supreme Court was told Monday that a state agency is not required by law to tie- Galley Seeks Presidential Pardon WASHINGTON (AP) -- For- mur Army L* William L. Calley has asked President for a pardon, but the request was blocked In the Justice Dep a r t m e n t because doesn't fit eligibility rules. ,,,,,, ,,,,..,,,,,,,,,..,,, -,.,,,,.. S o,., Pardon attorney Lawrence And just to remind you lo| M - Traylor said Monday; the re- whom the ^sea really belongs, I j u - 5 wa .s received t riday on "Audubon" editor Les Line | murcier in the My Lai mas- inglhat surrounded the issue ^ ^^^«» ph ^ r ^-! M TMTc..ley' S lawyers, J. and text about Has Wings." Niagara Falls -- to the polilick- nen Buiiaip was: a c c o u n t ot the tr|]c c h a ii en g es accompanied by oi me iniana t i lcse crea i ures f a c e j s a nee ded': gal brief seekini ,hm-» ,. an! ,i« ,,,» C ° rr ?_?. tiv 9 to Jonathan Livings-1 forgiveness for C; 'ronlier life, when Buffalo was the Port Said waterways. (No 1 In Europe, where canals are very much alive and a part of commerce (cheapest and best) it's also possible to vacation afloat down the Rhine or any famous ton, well "The Houston Gordon of Covington, The moving Tenn., submitted [he request, a six-page le- ig presidential _ . _ Calley. ton What's His Name. (New) "We have put it in the cate- Fmally if you are drawn irre-,g or y we call no action." Tray ·-'·'-'" to boats, the library has|| or told reporters pamphlets _on careers with the and the anoac aown me Kline K , p th c t Q d of a number oi other, Mcr j nallt Marine. ,? v ?.L s -..?°^ r , P l lkl "!:i For the commonplac . -: . - ] i-ui nn; ^uiiiuiuiiplace book: known to teen-age .. They t h a t go down to thc sca readers for "I Sailed on the Mayflower" and "The Eisen- ships, that waters: do business these sec He noted that department regulations state and individual becomes eligible for pardon consideration only after serving his sentence and remaininf free for three years. bart Mystery," takes the reader I ^ J i b e Lord "nd hi "won "· Traylor saicj ' however ' t h a - - on a point-to-point tour of ! France, Belgium, Holland, Sweden, and Germany. Even better than the tourist guides are thelja',"' bits on canal etiquette: don't, swamp the washerwomen on ' thcse regulations are only for lhc department's guidance and the bank, regard all anglers as potential lunatics, tip Ihe lock- masler only if he looks hard up, don't moor next to a barge advertising a death by flying a black pennant. (New) THE NAS1E GAME Some of you may have had "How to Name Your Pet." Now, it companion volume is here -- "Motorboat, Yacht or ; ders in the deep." (Ps. 108) "OS 1 " : Frid 6 ay M °s n S: I ^i^r 3 ^" 5 ' " g ° VCnl th ' The department will not rec ornmend a pardon unless its re quirements are met, he ex plained. In the case of forme President Richard M. Nixon' pardon, the department was no asked for a recommendation. Traylor said that was th only time in his memory that Clothing Stolen A large amount of clothing and other items was reported stolen from a storage shed on Poplar Avenue sometime over the weekend. Howard Betfoe of Hillcresl Towers told Favette- villc police that the missing itenis were contained in three suitcases. president granted a pardo without a concurring recom mendation from the Justice De partment, act union dues from an em- oyc's paycheck even at the mploye's request. Bill S. Clark of Little Rock, n attorney for the state High- ay Commission, made the atemcnt in oral arguments efore the high court. Clark insisted that the state iw on union dues was per- issive and was approved so lat slate agencies could in- lude the administrative costs f deducting union dues in their iennial budgets to the stale egislature. John T. Lavey, attorney for he Slate Highway Employes 1 1315, told the court that Arkansas Statute 13-349 was not mbiguous when it said "de- uctions from the payrolls of tale employes, both regular nd extra help, shall be permitted only" for certain pur- oses, including "payment of mion dues when requested is vriting by slate employes." The Highway Department de- .ucted union dues for 1,100 un- on members, primarily em- iloyes in the department's naintenance division, from May 15, 1972 until Oct. 13. 1973. The commission said it .topped deductions because it vas an administrative cost, had no benefit to taxpayers or the state's highway program and discriminated against "the great majority" of employes who do not want to be union members. The department does not recognize the union. The union sued to have lha dues checkoff system rein- slated, but Circuit Courl Judge Tom F, Digby of Pulaski Coun'.y ruled for the department. The union appealed. A decision Is expected from the Supreme Court within two weeks. Lavey said he would not be standing before the .Supreme t justices if 'the law said deductions "may be permitted" because that "certainly implies discretion" on the department's part. He pointed out that the law said "shall be permitted" when requested by the em- ploye.' _^ West Memphis Newspaper Sold WEST MEMPHIS, Ark. AP) · The transfer of stock own- ·ship of Crittenden Publishing o., to Tom Ricketson and As- jciates of Lakeland, Fla., akes effect today. Contracts for the transfer 'ere signed Monday. Under the new ownership, lex Coulter,' 33, a Laredo, ex., newspaperman, .will be- ome general manager of the rm and publisher of The Eve- ng .Times. Coulter will be resident of The Evening imes Publishing Co., Inc., new wners of the W e s t Memphis ewspaper. Plans call for the merger of he old and new 'corporations id the continuation of oper- tions under the name Critten- en Publishing Co. Those affiliated with .Ricket- on include C. Lee Walls of leveland, Tenn., owner of the leveland Daily Banner. Walls, {icketsdn and other associ- tions have extensive news- aper interests throughout the Tnited States. Margaret Wqolfolk, editor of 'he Evening Times since its es- ablishment on June 17, 1957, will continue to serve as editor nder the new organization. people had reasons to choose electric heat Smuggled Arlifacl To Be Retrieved LITTLE ROCK (AP) - The onsul. general of Guatemala at 'lew Orleans is to retrieve a 1, 00-year-old Mayan Indian arti- act today that was smuggled ut of Guatemala to Arkansas everal .years ago. Harry K. Brown, formerly of Vest Helena, pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court, here l a s t year to a charge that he had ransporled the stolen artifact rom Florida to West Helena. He was fined $2,500 and placed on three years probation. , The 6-foot-talI artifact is a arge limestone tablet. ' The FBI seized the tablet, called a stele, from Brown's residence in early 1972. Since then, it has reposed in storeroom in the basement of the Post Office Building on Capitol Avenue in Little Rock. Consul General Nery Hodolfo Valladares is to take possession of the 300-pound stele late today for shipment back to Guatemala. Mother: As a mother of 2, I'm very concerned about the safety of my children. -Thaf s why when we decided to remodel, we chose electric heating. There's no flame to worry about. No smoke and no soot. Most important, there are no fumes to pollute the air my family breathes. As far as our family's concerned, electric heat is very safe. Engineer: When you take a look at the facts, electric heat is a very efficient use of energy. Here's why. Electricity can be produced by a variety of local natural resources. And once produced, electricity can do thousands of jobs in the home or office. But the primary fuel needed to produce electricity is only applicable to a few jobs. Electricity is versatile. If s a real energy saver and a very economical way to he at your home. Building Contractor: Because I have electric heating in my own home, it's easy to understand why more and more customers ask for it when they get ready to build. Electric heating requires very litlle maintenance. Maybe a filter change every now and then. It takes up a lot less space and there are dozens of types to choose from. Baseboard, furnace and heat pump (which combines both heating and cooling). I really recommend electric heating. Housewife: My husband and I wanted the very best for our family. So when we built our new home, we chose electric heat. It's a much cleaner heat. There's no smoke or soot. It makes house cleaning a lot easier, believe me. You dust less. Clean less. Repaint less. Electric heat actually saves money on cleaning bills. And it's a real energy saver. Accountant: I honestly believe electric heat is the most economical. And these days, getting the most for your money is important to e.very home-owner. Electric heat is usually less expensive to install in a new home and when remodeling, the cost depends on the insulation required and the type o£ system needed. Believe me, electric heat costs a lot less than you've been told. There are many reasons to choose electric heat. But the most important Is wise energy management. We have the electricity you need. For more information, call your nearest SWEPCO office or your local heating contractor. Fares Poorly PHOENIX, Ariz (AP) -Sen, Barry Goldwater's write-in opponent in the Sept. 10 Republican primary didn't fare too well. In the official total released Monday, Goldwater led all candidates for statewide office with 130,126 votes, His write-in opponent, James J. Meissen, received two votes. Goldwater will face Democrat Jonathan Marshall, a Scottsdalo publisher, in thc Nov. 5 general election. SOUTHWESTERN ELECTRIC POWER COMPANY People helping People

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