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Thursday, July 22, 1971 Ann Arbor, Michigan News Phone: 764-0552

news briefs
By The Associated Press,
URBAN AND TRIBAL INDIANS jammed a Senate hearing
room yesterday urging repudiation of a 1953 federal policy aimed at
freeing Indians from their ward status.
Leo Vocu, executive director of the national Congress of Ameri-
can Indians, told the Senate Interior Committee that for some per-
sons in the 1950s, the policy meant getting Indians off what they saw
as the public dole; for others it was a chance to force insophisticated
Indians to sell their land and resources wealth.
Robert Jim, chairman of the Yakima Tribal Council in Washing-
ton, said the termination policy sent thousands of Indian youth into
an urban society for which they were unprepared and that urban
areas were even less prepared for them.
This has been partly responsible for some of the dreay statistics1
of Indian life, he said: 90 per cent live in improper housing, 40 to 75
per cent of the adults are out of work and the average age of mortality
is 43 years, compared to 68 years for whites.
BRITAIN'S PARLIAMENT began debate yesterday over entry
into the Common Market with an oratorical clash between Con-
servative Prime Minister Edward Heath and opposition Labor"
leader Harold Wilson.
Heath hailed the promise of a single market in Europe as a way
for European science and industry to match achievement of the3
U.S. and the Soviet Union.,
Wilson challenged entry, saying the benefits of membership inr
the Common Market had been undermined by the government's,
acquiescence to unfavorable conditions.
4 A GROUP OF HOUSE DEMOCRATS trying to turn President
Nixon's $1.5 billion school desegregation bill into a broad general
school aid program, reportedly reached tentative agreement yester-
day on a $6.8 billion package.
If the tentative agreement holds up when the final decision is U , S Army d
made today on whether to support it, the bill should win-narrow ap- Walter Botis, 71 the model f
proval over united Republican opposition in the subcommittee. ing poster i 1931, ho the
$ Besides being opposed by the Republicans, who warn that it would be tells newsmen that he's bet
be vetoed by President Nixon, the bill raises the issue of aid to paro- soldiers pension. The army r
chial schools that has killed all previous general aid bills. of the minimum required.
It is also being viewed skeptically by civil rights groups, who
don't want the proposal to help schools desegregate caught up such a VIET CONG SNI
COVERED BY U.S. AIR POWER, a 10,000-man South Vietna-
mese force moved across a large section of eastern Cambodia yes- Y ou th e
terday in a new drive to check North Vietnamese infiltration, but
have so far met no Communist units.
One South Vietnamese field commander said the North Vietna-
mese may have pulled out in the face of heavy allied air and ar-
tillery strikes that preceded the operation. MOSCOW (A-Va Thin
has 38 kills to his credit. F
SMALL GROUPS OF TELEPHONE WORKERS in scattered in the Vietnarese jungle.
areas of the country, apparently dissatisfied with a tentative settle- Vietnamese.
ment designed to end the week-long strike against the Bell Tele-
phone System, remained off the job yesterday, defying a back-to- Vo Thin is only 15 yea
work order by the international president of their union. this summer he traded in
In another labor development, Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel Corp. a fishing rod and swimsuit
said yesterday it has been unable to reach an agreement with the a Russian holiday camp on
United Steelworkers of America and will begin shutdowns on Sunday The young guerrilla is
that will eventually affect nearly all the firm's 17,500 employes. who have bean rewarded,
Student store blacklists books

Soesn't want him
or the famous "I Want You" recruit-
med drawing of himself yesterday as
en trying unsuccessfully to get an ex-
eports his service was 10 days short
ht oida
an riviera
Trung is a Viet Cong sniper. He
or. years he has lived and fought
s against Americans and South
ars old and he needed a rest. So
his rifle and black pajamas for
and is now playing in the sun at
the Black Sea.
one of 10 Viet Cong teen-agers
for valor and efficiency on the
battlefield, with a summer
vacation in the Soviet Un-
"They have come from reg-

Buckley says
Review story
was a hoax'
NEW YORK {A - With a
broad grin, editor William
F. Buckley Jr. revealed yes-
terday that publication in
his National Review of so-
called s e c r e t Vietnam
documents was a hoax.
Buckley said the documents
were composed by editors of the
magazine "ex nihilo"-out of
The intended purpose, Buckley
told a news conference, was to
demonstrate in regard to the ear-
lier Pentagon papers "that the
Pentagon and the CIA are not
composed of incompetents . . .
that forged documents would be
widely accepted as genuine pro-
vided their content was inherent-
ly plausible . . . that the chal-
lenge in Southeast Asia was an
aspect of the global challenge to
the West, not a local affair."
Later, Buckley told a reporter
at his Manhattan apartment: "If
the advice given in the magazine
had been followed, we wouldn't
be in Vietnam today. The point is
that the papers, or something
like them, must have been writ-
ten. Therefore, one concludes
that the difficulty was not that
the Pentagon and the CIA gave
LBJ bad advice, but tliat BJ
didn't take good advice"
Buckley's revelation of the
hoax came after suspician arose
when several persons listed as au-
thors of the printed documents
couldn't recall writing then. One
flatly denied authorship credited
to his name.
Buckley founded the National
Review in 1954 to further his po-
litical outlook, which he de-
scribed as radical conservative.
"We mentioned a lot of people
we didn't have to mention,"
Buckley said. "In that sense, we
invited discovery. We wouldnt
have been surprised if within two
hours after it appeared it had
been called a hoax. We were
more surprised than anybody at
reading . . . that not even Dean
Rusk had been able to deny what
was printed."
Ecology unit
sets up can
recycling site
A permanent site for the recy-
cling of metal cans has been
opened by the Ecology Center.
Establishment of a permanent
site, according to Ecology Cen-
ter director Bill sopper, repre-
sents a move toward "compre-
hensive recycling in Ann Arbor."
As part of the program, a
permanent collection container
will be located at the Westate
Shopping Center, net to Ar-
Area residents can bring cans
to this location every Saturday
starting July 31. from 10 am.
through 6 p.m.
Newspapers can also be de-
posit.d at this location,
Cans brought to the collec-
tion area, however, should be
cleaned and crushed with labels
removed, according to center
Glass can be brought to this
site- Sunday through Thursday
from 10:00 am. through 5:30

With the establishment of the
the new metal can center in
addition to the glass recycling
center, "it is now possible for
area residents to dispose of
most of their solid waste in an
ecological way," according to

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consensus reached at a meeting
of the board earlier this year.
Bulkley said he is presently
drawing up a proposal for a per-
manent policy on the question
of censorship to be presented to
the board at its August meeting.
He added that his proposal is
"not meant to do away with un-
derground newspapers or stifle
differing views on life styles or
political questions."
Despite - the store's ban on
"sexist" books, Rock said, many
books considered to be "sexist"
are ordered and sold, including
works by Henry Miller and D.H.
These books are excepted, Rock
explained, because they have
what he termed, "redeeming so-
cial value."
However, the Cellar does not
apply its "redeeming social val-
ue" criteria to books which con-
tain passages which deal with
firearm use.
"Steal this Book," Rock ad-
mitted, "has only 41/2 pages"
which discuss bombs and fire-

"If the thgory is that we should
carry whatever students want,"
Rock stated, "we'd be carrying
the Sensuous Woman-I could
have sold 250 copies of that
In a survey conducted yester-
day afternoon by The Daily, Ul-
rich's Slater's Centicore and
Follett's bookstore spokesmen all
stated that they had carried Steal
This Book but were out of copies
pending the delivery of new or-
Only Centicore had copies of
The Anarchist Cookbook in stock,
but an Ulrich's spokesman said
that his store would take orders
for that book from their cus-
"All printed materials should
be made available," Cohen said.
A special meeting of the execu-
tive committee of the board has
been called for Saturday to dis-
cuss whether to lift the ban on
Steal This Book, according to
board members.
Acting board chairman W.W.
Taylor, grad, said in response to
the questions of a reporter yes-

ions where even now the soil
terday that "in an open society, is smoking from bomb and shell
censorship is inappropriate. The blasts," Pravda reported today.
board has never involved itself The Soviet Communist party
in that. organ said that in choosing the
Taylor said he has reordered would-be vacationers, physical
the book in the interim, although endurance was as necessary as
he "abhorred books which in- combat excellence.
struct readers how to use wea- "In order to reach Hanoi,"
pons." the paper said, "many of them
Taylor added it was: "Time to spent more than a month slip-
get this issue out in the open." ping through enemy-occupied
Another student member of the territory, hiding themselves in
board, Bob Palmer, law, said he jungle trenches and bomb
too was "opposed to prior censor- shelters during raids by Amer-
ship." ican aviation."
Other board members could not Once they reached the North
be reached for comment yester- Vietnamese c ap i t al, the VC
day. were flown to Moscow, and then
The 10-member board is com- to the Black Sea.
posed of six students, three fac- Another V.C. soldier now
ulty members and one adminis- playing at the resort is Chun
trator. The student members are Van Chuong, 15. He replaced
appointed by SGC, the faculty his father on the front, Pravda
members by Senate Assembly said, and "was decorated f or
and the administrative represen- blowing up an American tank
tative by University President with a mine of his own manu-
Robben Fleming, facture."
Highly reliable sources close The young Viet Cong are"
to the board have informed The spending their summer "R and
Daily that the board is suffering R" at Artak, the Soviet Union's
from "a great deal of personality most prestigious children's
conflict." camp.

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