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Yonkers NY Herald Statesman 1971 Grayscale - 0467


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									                                                                                                                                         .1 Member of The Gannett                                 Group
                                 108th YEAR SERVING YONKERS—NO. 80                                                                  YONKERS, N.Y., SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 13, 1971                                                                                      PRICE FIFTEEN CENTS

                                                                                                                          U.S.-Aided Yiet Troops
                                                               Cracked Dam
                                                               Threat Ended
                                                                                                                          Swarm Over Red ases
                                                                  LOS ANGELES (AP>               -
                                                               Eighty thousand people have
                                                               returned home after three
                                                               nights in motels, tents or
                                                               friends'      houses   wondering
                                                               whether an earthquake-dam-
                                                               aged dam near their prosper-
                                                               ous suburb would burst.
                                                                   Officials ordered the evacua-
                                                               tion of a 20-square-mile area
                                                                after Tuesday's earthquake
                                                                cracked the concrete facing of
                                                               the earthen Van Norman Dam
                                                                containing the city's largest
                                                                reservoir. Workers pumped
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Pay Oii
                                                                out 1.3 billion of the reser-
                                                                voir's 3.6 billion gallons of                                                                                                                                                                                                  SAIGON iAPi —SouthViet
                                                                water. Officials said Friday                                                                                                                                                                                               namese (ones operating under
                                                                there was no more danger of a                                                                                                                                                                                              an umbrella of U.S. air sup
                                                                rupture and flooding.                                                                                                                                                                                                      port swept through North Viet-
               IT'S THERE: COUNT IT                                The death toll throughout                                                                                                                                                                                               namese base camps, supply
                                                                the Los Angeles area rose to                                                                                                                                                                                               depots and warehouses today
               . . . Budwit returns bags                        61, including 42 who died when                                                                                                                                                                                              on the Ho Chi Minh trail in
                                                                a veterans hospital collapsed.                                                                                                                                                                                             southern Laos.
                                                                Two persons are still missing.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Saigon headquarters said
     Gets §18,300                                                  One man freed after being
                                                                trapped beneath rubble at the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           the day's haul was the most
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            lucrative since the South Viet-
                                                                hospital for 58 hours told news-                                                                                                                                                                                            namese drive into Laos began
                                                                men Friday. "I was hollering                                                                                                                                                                                                Monday. A s]X)kesman report-

         an Returns                                             and hollering and nobody
                                                                could hear. I was kicking and
                                                                nobody was around. I kept
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            ed finding hundreds of tons of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            munitions, fuel, clothing and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            food stockpiles, including 2,000
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            chickens and ducks. The poul-
                                                                thinking, 'I'm through now.'"
                                                                But Frank Cabonera, a 68-                                                                                                                                                                                                   try was distributed on the spot

       $183,000'To                                              year-old kitchen worker, suf-
                                                                 fered only a broken hand and
                                                                the loss of 20 pounds.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             to South Vietnamese troops, he
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                The headquarters reported
                                                                   The county engineer has                                                                                                                                                                                                   halt a dozen clashes along the

       Brink's Inc.                                              said the earthquake damage in
                                                                Los Angeles County could
                                                                 reach $1 billion.
                                                                    Cars were lined up for three
                                                                                                                                                       ANOTHER FLAG FLIES ON MOON AS LUNAR MODULE LEAVES
                                                                                                                                                      shadow of landing .crafL(bottom),. experimcjitoj^geor shown on the surface
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             trail north and south of High-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           w a y 9. It said 142 enemy were
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             killed while South Vietnamese
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             losses were seven killed and IG
         CHICAGO iAPI          —Norman Budwit. a                 blocks at the edge of the evac-                                                                                                                                                                                             wounded. Many of the North
     $3.50-an-hour clerk who returned $183,000 lie
     found, says he considers himself an honest
                                                                 uated San Fernando Valley
                                                                 area in 90-degree afternoon
                                                                 heat a s police removed the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Pictures                              Vietnamese were Victims Of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             American Ixunbers and heli-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             copter gunships and some
     man "within reasonable limits."                             barricades.                                                                                                                                                                                                                 were guarding base camps
         Then he added: "Well, philosophers down
     through the centuries have been looking for
     an honest man and they haven't been success-
                                                                    As officers continued patrol-
                                                                 ling to discourage looters, cars
                                                                 streamed in slowly, laden with
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Of Moon                               and war stockpiles about 10
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             miles from the South Vietnam-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             ese border.
     ful."                                                       sleeping bags, bottled water                                                                                                                                                                                                   The U.S. Command an-
        Budwit 35, got a re-
     ward of $18,300 after        Au
                                                                 and clothing. Kids ran down
                                                                 the streets to greet friends
                                                                 they hadn't seen since Tues-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Released                               nounced increased air support
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              for the South Vietnamese, re-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              porting 1,100 helicopter mis-
     he returned to Brink's,                                     day. Householders drove off to                                                                                                                                                                                               sions into Laos Friday, more
     Inc., Friday the two                                        markets for supplies.                                                                                                                                                                    SPACE CENTER, Houston               than double the number of the
                                  Associated                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  previous day.
      sacks containing the                                          Some immediately turned                                                                                                                                                            I A P ) — The desolation, dust
      $183,000, mostly in cash                                   sprinklers on parched lawns.                                                                                                                                                          and darkness of Fra Mauro                 South Vietnamese soldiers
      but with some checks.       Press                          But most found they had no                                                                                                                                                            were captured in graphic pic-          f o u n d several warehouses
                                                                   w a t e r because of broken                                                                                                                                                         tures taken on the moon by the         stocked with canvas boots and
      He had found them                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Apollo 14 astronauts and re-           gloves, three tons of canned
      Monday.                                                    mains.
                                  Special                           One returning man talked                                                                                                                                                           leased today by the National           pork. ..3,000 gallons of gasoline
        Budwit said at a                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Aeronautics and Space Admin-           and other items.
                                                                 about a brief visit Thursday
     "flews cunfuieiiut! he hid—•                             " ~Trtght~foT-a-speci aLreason .-^l—                                                                                                                                                     istration.
      hesitated to return the windfall for fear other            told the officers I had to get
      bags might be missing ami he would he held                 some medicine," he said, "but                                                                                                                                                              IC nine color and four
      accountable for them.                                      I fed the cats."
                                                                    Another who had been back
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       black and white photos were
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       snapped by Alan B. Shepard
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Under world
     ASKED I F HE c V t - considered keeping                     earlier recalled, "It was like                                                                                                                                                        .Jr. and Edgar D. Mitchell as
     the money he replied: "In that situation I
     suppose everything enters your mind but 1
                                                                 you were the only person left
                                                                 on earth—almost like a movie
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       they explored the surface a
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       week ago.                             Figure Slain
                                                                 I saw where an A-bomb blast-
     never opened the seal."

       Officials of the Brink's, Inc., figure Budwit
                                                                 ed all life and one man re-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         The photos showed why
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Shepard was moved to re-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       mark: "It's certainly a stark
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             In N. Jersey
     picked up (he money Monday within an hour                                                                                                                                                                                                         place here at Fra Mauro. It's            ROSELAND, N.J. CAP) —
     of the time it fell out the back door of an ar-                                                                                                                                                                                                   marie more stark by the fact          Police and county prosecutor's
     mored truck in suburban Elmhuret. A guard
     felt a draft, turned to find a door of the ve-
                                                                 U.S. Drops                                                                                                                                                                            that the sky is completelv
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             detectives searched today for
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             three men who shot to death
     hicle wide open and noticed the bags-were__                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             I/)uis Luciano, a reputed un-
     missing.                                                    Bank Rate                                                                                                                                                                               And why Mitchell said:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       "Nothing like being up to your
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             derworld figure, outside his
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             plush home in this wealthy Es-
         Budwit said that while driving from his                                                                                                                                                                                                       armpits in dust."                     sex Countv suburban commu-
      home in Downers Grove to his job on the night"
      shift at Shell CnTCo.. in Des Plaines he found             To 4 % Pet.                                                                                                                                                                             The skv appeared ink black
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       and contrasted sharply with
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Police said Luciano, 47, with
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             a companion was walking in
      the bags marked "Brink's" and threw them in
                                                                          Times-Post Wire                                                                                                                                                              the sun-bathed landscape, the         his driveway from his car to
      the car "just to get them out of the road."                                                                                                                                                                                                      golden landing ship Antares
                                                                    WASHINGTON — The Fed-                                                                                                                                                                                                    the front-door of his home,
         HE SAII) HE forgot them until Tuesday                   eral Reserve Ik>ard acted yes-                                                                                                                                                        and the white-clad spacemen.          when he was felled. Several
                                                                 terday to make money more                                                                                                                                                                                                    neighbors, according to police,
      and then refrained from telling his wife, Kay,                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         reported that the two assail-
                                                                 plentiful by lowering its dis-                                                                                                                                                          The dust was everywhere,
      about them "because it was just something                                                                                                                                                                                                        clinging to the boots of the          ants emerged from a car con-
                                                                 count rate to i% per cent from
      else she would have to be concerned about."                5 per cent. The decision was                                                                                                                                                          moon walkers and clearly               taining three men wearing ski
         Friday, when he saw news stories about                  seen as aimed at helping to re-                                                                                                                                                       showing the imprint of their           masks.
      the missing money he phoned Brink's and told               vive a relatively flat economy.                                                                                                                                                       lootfalls and the tire tracks of          It is not known if the victim
      Security Director William Cole, "I would like                  The Fed's quarter-point re-                                                                                                                                                       the two-wheeled equipment             is the nrothor of Charles
                                                                 duction—its fifth in just over                                                                                                                                                        cart they pulled across the           "Lucky" Luciano, notorious
      some clarification on the reward."
                                                                 three months—continued a re-                                                                                                                                                          surface.                              underworld         chieftain   who
         The news stories quoted company officials               cent board policy of making                                                                                                                                                                                                 died after being deported to
      as saying it would be "liberal."                           small changes "from time to                                                                                                                                                             Most of the shots in the first      Italy.
                                                                  time to keep it in closer align-                                                                                                                                                     release were taken near the               "John Prestone, SI, of Miami,
         After a brief conversation with Budwit                                                                                                                                                                                                        lunar module and did not give
                                                                 ment with short-term money                                                                                                                                                                                                  who police said was aceompa-
      they said recovering the money would be                     rates."                                                                                                                                                                              an impression the astronauts          n y i n g Luciano, also was
      worth 10 per cent to them and they hastened                    The discount rate is that                                                                                                      $&*$%?%? <r.'..":                                  were in a highland region.
      to his home to pick up the bags.                            charged to member commer-
                                                                                                                                 •>»&mm&^                                                                                ¥&__&«£
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Photos to be released later
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             caught in the gunfire. He is
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              listed in good condition at St.
                                                                  cial banks for money they bor-                                                                                                                                                       will sliow the sloping boulder         Harnabas Hospital. The two
         Budwit said he would consult his wife and                                                                                                                                                                                                     field they tried without suc-
                                                                  row from Federal Reserve dis-                                                                                                                                                                                               were returning from a bake
      three children ranging in age from 7 to 14 on               trict banks—and there has                                                              EDGAR MITCHELL PULLS MOON WAGON                                                               cess to climb in an effort to          shop.
      how to spend the reward.                                    been very little such borrow-                                                          _. . below, o long distance view of the 'Lem'                                                 reach the rim of Cone Crater.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Joseph Lordi, Essex County
                                                                  ing recently. Whether the na-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              prosecutor, said the slaying
                                                                  t i o n ' s major commercial
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               had      "definite"     underworld
                                                                   hanks—in such cities a s New
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                                                                   York, Chicago. Philadelphia
                                                                   and San Francisco— will now
                                                                   lower the 6 per cent prime
                                                                   rate they charge their biggest
                                                                                                                              Astronaut Tried Mental Telepathy                                                                                                                                 tones.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Luciano was said to be a
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               lieutenant of Anthony Capo
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               negro, a reputed figure in th<
        Horoscope                17 Theaters..-^         *-        and best customers was not                                                                                                                                                                                                  higher echelon of organi/ec
        Money                li-lfi Weather              2         known.                                                     By HOWARD BENEDICT                          thai Mitchell tried to send             to the ial) until Feb. 26 on the        The container opened Friday          crime in New Jersey. Accord
        OhttWlT                  14-Wom»« -Talk        6JL                                                                       Al* Aerospace Writer                     symbols ay mental telepathy             remote chance they brought            had about nine pounds of the            to Lordi, Luciano was heac
                                                                                                                          ' ~SP_-CE~CENTWtr-HotB(tor                          •Chicago maa_4_J__L£ia»n1S          germs back to earth. Few sci-         95 pounds of material brought          of a "gambling syndicate ii
                                                                                                                           (APt — Moon rocks and astro-                   to tie a psychic.                       e n l i s t s believe there are       to earth by the astronauts. Rut         the Ironlxnind section of New
                                                                                                                          nauts come under careful                           A space agency spokesman             germs on the moon.                    in it was a three-inch-long chip        ark."
                  The Weather                                                                                              scrutiny again today as evalu-                 in the lab said Mitchell con-             The astronauts are spending
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        off a large white rock which
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Roseland Police Chief Wa
                                                                                                                          ation of the Apollo 11 mission                  firmed he did conduct an ex-                                                  the moonwalkers described
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  the first few days in quaran-                                                 ter Crichett said two of th
          SHOWERS TODAY, high 50s. Showers to-
       night, low 30s. -Variable cloudiness tomorrow,
                                                                     Cashwords                                             continues in the isolation of
                                                                                                                           the Lunar Receiving laborato-
                                                                                                                                                                          periment in mental telepathy
                                                                                                                                                                          but the astronauts declined to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  tine discussing technical and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  engineering details of the nine-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        while on the surface.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Geologists have speculated
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                three-* men got out of thee*
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 and walked toward I__ciar
       high 30s.                                                                                                          ry.                                             discuss it further.                     day mission with experts. Dis-         It might be port of the primi-          and Freslone, firing as th.
                                                                     Pot Now                                                  During the first day in the
                                                                                                                           two-week quarantine in the lab
                                                                                                                                                                             The experiment was de-
                                                                                                                                                                          scribed as a personal project
                                                                                                                                                                          and in no way interfered with
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  russton is conducted through a
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  glass panel equipped with a
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         tive lunar crust that they
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         theorize underlies the area.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 drew closer.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    One of the two was arm,
                                                                                                                           Friday, astronaut Edgar D.                                                             communications system.                                                         with a 12-gauge shotgun ar
               Today's Chuckle                                                                                             Mitchell acknowledged he had                   Mitchell's duties on the moon                                                    "Nobody knows what the

          You can meet friends everywhere, hut you
                                                                     At$2J25                                               conducted a personal expori
                                                                                                                            ment in mental telepathy riui
                                                                                                                                                                           flight, which ended Tuesday
                                                                                                                                                                          with splashdown in the South
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      In another section of the lab-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   oratory, scientists opened the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         rock is and obviously there is
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         going to have to t>e a lot of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 the other with a .38 catib.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         work," said Dr. Robin Brett,
                                                                                 •'•"••   -   -   —   —   —   .   —

                                                                                                                            ing the flight and scientists                  Pacific.                                lii st box of moon rocks collect-                                                The two w e a p o n s we
       cannot -meeLencmies anywhere — you have to                                                                                                                                                                                                        chief of the geochemistry                thrown from the car a sho
                                                                                                                            became intrigued by a mystc                       Mitchell and his now mate..          ed by Shepard and Mitchell in.
       make them.                                                           • Page .5                                      rious white rock.                               Alan B. Shepard Jr. and                 the Era Mauro highlands A             branch at the Manned Space-             distance from the scene of t
                                                                                                                              It had been reported earlier                 Stuail A. Roosa, are confined           week ago.                             craft Center.                           shooting.
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