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CORPORAL WORK OF MERCY: On Sunday morning, Bishop Cronin visited the New Bedford House of Correction and offered Mass and words of encouragement to the inmates. ,Left: Bishop preaches the homily; Inmates receive Holy Communion from Bishop, who. is being

assisted by Rev. William W. Norton, chaplain to the inmates. Sheriff Edward K. l)abrowski presents a plaque to Bishop Cronin to commemorate his first visit to the New Bedford Correctional Institution since his in'stallation on. December 16 as the fifth Ordinary of the Diocese.


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Changes Affecting Clergy Most Rev. Daniel A. Cronin, F. Kenney who has resigned to S.T.D., Bishop of Fall River, an- - assume the position in the Diocnounced today the acceptance esan Curia of Secret~ry of the of a resignation, the transfer of Office of Finance and Adminisfour pastors, the appointment tration. of three new pastors, the transRev. Donald A. Couza, pastor fer ,of two assistant pastors and of St. Elizabeth's Church,Edgarthe assignment of a. newly- town, will become pastor of St. ordained priest. All assignments Mary's Church, Norton. were made after consultation Rev. Edward C. Duffy, pastor with the priests involved. of St. John the Baptist Church, The Bishop has acceded to the Central Village, will become pastor of St. Mary's Church, Attlerequest of Rev. Msgr. Hugh A Gallagher, P.A., pastor of St. boro (Hebronville). James Church, New Bedford, to New pastors are Rev. Corneaccept his resignation. Msgr. lius J. O'Neill, Rev. William F. GaJlagher proferred his resigna- O'Connell and Rev. Justin J. tion two years ago and, in an Quinn. action typical of the ChurchFather O'Neill, assistant pasminded prelate, asked Bishop tor of St. Paul's Church, TaunCronin last week to accept it. ton, will become pastor of St. Rev. Thomas F. Daley, pastor John the Baptist Church, Central of St. Mary's Church, Norton, Village. succeeds Msgr. Gallagher as pas- . Father O'Connell, assistant tor of St. James. pastor of St. Lawrence Church, Rev. Cornelius J. Keliher, pas- New Bedford, will become pastor of St. Mary's Church, Attle- tor of St. Augustine's Church, boro (Hebronville) will become Vineyard Haven. He succeeds pastor of St. Mary's Church, No. Rev. Joseph F. O'Donnell who Attleboro, succeeding Rev. James has been appointed' pastor of

Immaculate Conception Churc!J., North Easton. . Father Quinn, assistant pastor of St. Lawrence, New Bedford, will become pastor of St. Elizabeth's Church, Edgartown. Assistant pastors tranferred are Rev. Thomas E. O'Dea and Rev. Raymond P. Monty. Father O'Dea, assistant pastor of St. James Church, New Bedford, will become assistant pastor of St. Lawrence Church', New Bedford. Father Monty, assistant pastor of St. Patrick Church, Fall River, will become· assistant pastor of St. Paul's Church, Taunton. Rev. Michel G. Methot,' ordained by Bishop Cronin to the priesthood on February 20, will go in his first assignment to St. Lawrence Church, New Bedford, as assistant pastor. Father O'Connell will become pastor of the Vineyard Haven parish on March 10, and Father Methot will go to St. Lawrence Church on March 10. All other appointments are effective on Thursday, March 18, 197"1.







nounced the amount at a news conference here today. The funds will be used for self-help programs-not necessarily under Catholic Church sporisorship"':"'aimed af attacking the root· causes of poverty such as poor' housing, inadequate education and job training and the lack of legal services and health care. ' . Bishop Dempsey said the first grants to groups applying for the funds would be made by July 1. Deadline for funding applications is April 30. Guidelines and criteria covering distribution of the funds

specify that the poor must have a "dominant voice in planning, directing and implementing" the program. About 200 groups have thus far submitted proposals amounting to a- combined total of $7 million. A Human Developm'ent spokesman, . who said preliminary reviews of some proposals had already begun, said the campaign hopes to distribute "as much as possible" of the $8.4 million this year. A list of guidelines, prepared by the campaign's 40-member National Committee for Human Turn to Page Fourteen .

Ms:gr. Hugh A. Gallagher Retires! From St. James Most Rev. Daniel A Cronin, S.T.D., Bishop of Fall River, has accepted the request of Rev. Msgr. Hugh A Gallagher, P.A, pastor of St. James' Church, New Bedford, that he be allowed to resign the pastorate that he has exercised there since May 1, 1947. Monsignor Gallagher was 81 years of age on February. 17, and w)lile he had submitted his resignation two. years ago, he asked again that it be accepted. The distinguished prelate has given 39 years of service to .St. James in the South end of New Bedford and his presence and influence there is almost legendary. Monsignor Gallagher was born Feb. 17, 1890, the son of the late William H. and Bridget (Goodwin) Gallagher. A native of Taunton he attended local schools and graduated from Holy Cross College in 1912. He studied theology at St. Mary's Seminary in Baltimore and was ordained to the priesthood on May 27, 1916 by the second Bishop of the Diocese, Most Rev. Daniel Feehan. Upon ordination he served as assistant at St. James in New Bedford until February, 1932, when he became pastor of St. o

.Joseph's Church, Woods Hole. In 1935 he was transferred as pastor to St. Mary's Church in Mansfield, and in 1942 became pastor of St. Kilian's Church in New Bedford. He succeeded the late- Rev. Msgr. Henry Noon as pastor of S~ James Church on May 1, 1947. He was made a Domestic Prelate on Feb. 27, 1958, and was elevated to the distinction of Prothonotary Apostolic on April 21, 1966. Turn to Page Nineteen r--"-"'-"T:""-~-'T------

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. Rev.. C?rnelius J. O'Neill, assistant pastqr at, St. Pap I ParIsh, Taunton,' to St. John the Baptist Parish, Central Village, as pastor. . . Rev. William F. O'Connell;' .as~istant past I' at St. La~­ rence Parish, Ne~ Bedford,' to St.' Augustine P'.lrish, Vineyard Haven,' as p a s t o r . · · . . i.IRev..Justin J. Quinn, assistant pastor at St. Lawrence Parish, . New Bedford,. to St. Elizabeth Parish, Edgartowh, as pastor. . . 1 Rev. Thoma~ E. O'Dea, assistant pastor ·at St.. James P~r­ ish, New Bedford, to St. Lawrence Parish, New Bedford, ~s assistant pastor. . I . . 1 Rev. Raymond ·P. Monty, assistant pastor' at St: PatriCk Parish, Fall River, to- St. Paul Parish, Taunton; as assistaht pastor. . " .. i . ..I·


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Rev. William F. O'Connell, new pastor of St. Augustine's, Church, Vine¥ard Haven, was 'born in Taunton, the son of Mrs. Leona (Sherry) O'Connell and th~ . late William H. O'Col1nelL He attended local schools and Coyle High School' in Taunton. He'studied the classics at Providence College and then entered the United States Navy being discharged at the end of World War II with the' rank of Lieutenant. He studied .philosoph~ and theology at St. Mary's Seminary in Baltimore and was ordained on March 29, 1952, by Most Rev. James L. Connolly, former Bishop. of Fall River. . On ordination, Father O'Con, nell served in St. James. Church, New Bedford, and in November of 1952 was assigned. as assistant pastor of SS. Peter and Paul .Church;Fall River. He remained there until transferred as assistant pastor in March, 1963, to·St. Lawrence Church, New Bedford. Father O'Connell served as Boy Scout Chaplain of the Fall River 'Area and of the New Bedford Area. He has b~en a member of the Family Life Bureau of the Diocese and is moderator .. of the New Bedford Catholic Guild for the Blind. Rev. Justin J. Quinn

Plcln Test~monial for F'r. Connoirs

Members of Sacred Heart Par~ ish, Taunton, are pianning a reception and testimonial for Rev. Francis B. Connors in the church" hall from 3 to 6 P.M. Sunday, March 21. A program of speakers arfd cptertainmcnt· will be followed by a cate~cd tea. Father Connors, pastor of Our Lady of Victory Parish, Centerville, was a curate at Sacred Heart .for almost 20 years pdor to his assignment· to the Cape Cod parish'. He was well kno~n . for his outstanding 'work for; the CYO and the ·young. people' of the Taunton area.


Tickets at .$4 are on sale before and after Saturday .,night and Sunday. Masses. ComTDittee chairman is rJ.harle·s Mansfield 't t' 41 Everett Street. .




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R~v. Thomas F. Daley, pastor of St. Mary Parish, Norton, to St. James Parish, New Bedford, as pastor. .

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Rev. Justin J. Quinn, 'new pastor of St.' Elizabeth's Church, Edgartown, was born in New -York City on Dec. 10, 1926, son of ,the late Michael J. and Jo-

Necrology MARCH 6 Rev, John W. Quirk, 1'932, Founder, St. ,Joseph, Taunton.• Rev. Bernard P. Connolly, S.S., 1932, St. Charles College, Maryland. ." MARCH 7 Rev. Arthur P.' J. Gagnon, 1958, pastor, Holy Rosary, New Bedford. MARCH 9 Rt. Rev. Henry J. Noon, V.u:, 194.1, Pastor St. James, New Bedford,3rd Vicar General; Fall' River. .1934'-47. .

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sephirie (Ryan) Quinn. Educated in New York Schools and Fordham Prep, he attended Venard College, Maryknoll Seminary in New York, and St. John's Seminary, Brighton. He was o~di:lined on Jan. 25, 1953,. by Most Rev. James L. Connolly, former Bishop . of Fall River. On ordination Father Quinn was assigned as:'assistant' pastor of St. Mary's Cathedral in Fall River and, from May of 1953 to October· of 1955, 'as . assistant at St: Kilian's Church,. New Bedford. He' then was assistant pastor of St. Thomas More Church. Somerset, until April' of 1957 when he became assistant at St. Lawrence' Church, New Bedford. Rev. Cornelius J. O'Neill Rev, Cornelius J. O'Neill, new pastor of St. John the Baptist Church, Central Village, was born in Fall River on March 18, 1926, the son of the late Patrick and Sarah (Coogan) O'Neill. He attended Sacred Heart School and Coyle High Sc.hool, and took College studies' at St. Charles College, Maryland, He studied philosophy and theology at St. Mary's Seminary in Baltimore and was ordained by Most Rev. James L. Connolly, former Bishop of Fall River, on 'June 3, 1950. Father O'Neill served as assistant pastor at St. M,argaret's Church, Buzzards Bay, and from November, 1950, to June, 1956, af Sacred Heart Church, Oak ·Bltlffs. In 1956 he became assistant at Holy Ghost Church', Attleboro, and in '1960 was na'm'ed assistant at St. Joseph's Church, Taunton, He administered St. Augustine's Church,. 'vineyard Haven, from June, 1961, until

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Father O'Neill has a brother in the Diocese, Rev. Patrick J. O'Neill, Ed. D., Diocesan Superintenqent of Schools.

Appoints Priests In New Bedford 1)1?st Rev.. Daniel A.' Cron'in', S.T.D" Bishop of Fall River, announc~d today that Rev. Roger D. Leduc, assistant pastor of St. Joseph's Church, New' Bedford will succeed Rev. Edward C. Duffy, newly-appointed pastor of St. Mary's Church, Attleboro (Hebronville), as Area Director of the Catholic Charities Appeal for Greater New Bedford. Father Leduc has also been appointed Moderator of the New Bedford Diocesan Council of Catholic Women. The Bisho'p also announces the appointment of Rev. Leo T, Sullivan, pastor of Holy Name Church, New Bedford, as Spiritual Director of the Hyacinth Circle, Daughters of Isabella.

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May, 1965, when he became assistant at St. Paul's in Taunton. Father O'Neill has served as moderator of the Taunton Area Diocesan Council' of Catholic Women, as a JLidge of the Matrimo.nial Tribunal, and as Moderator of the Taunton Particular Council of St. Vincent de Paul. . He is Chairman .of the Diocesan Commission for Christian Unity. and a member of the Diocesan Commission for Divine Worship. .





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GIVES INVOCATION: Bishop Cronin, who gave the invocation at the swearing-in of the new presiding judge at the Second District Court of Bristol County. awaits the open'· ing of the ceremony with the Honorable Mil ton R. Silva and Mrs. Silva held Saturday noon in Fall River.

'Four Reassjgned Pastors Charles College in Maryland, he studied philosophy· and theology Rev. Donald A. Couza, pastor at St. Mary's Seminary in Baltiof St. Mary's Church, Norton, more. He was ordained June 15, was horn in New J;3edford on 1935, by the late Bishop Cassidy. Sept. 23, 1917, the son of Upon ordination he served as Charles and Agnes (Flaherty) assistant on Nantucket Island Couza. Educated at Holy Family until 1939 when he was transand Holy Family High School, ferred as assistant to Holy Name . Rev. Cornelius J. Keliher h'e attended Provide'~ce College Chl:lrch, Fall River. In June, 1944, and St. Bernard's Seminary, Rev. Cornelius J. Keliher,' the . Father Daley joined the ChapRochester. Father Couza was ornewly appointed pastor 'of St. lain Corps of the U. S. Army and dained to the priesthood by the Mary's Church, No. Attleboro, remained in the service for 20 late Bishop Cassidy on June 5, was born in Taunton on June 7, years, retiring with the rank of 1943. 1907, the soh of the late Corne- Major. He served as assistant pastor lius and Theresa (Hand) Keliher. Father Daley, upon leaving the at Sacred Heart Church, Taun- He received his early education service, was made pastor of St. ton, and Holy Name Church, at Immaculate Conception School Mary's Church in Norton. F:all River, and was appointed and St. Mary's High School, and pastor of St. John the' Baptist took his classical course at BosElementary School Church, Central Village, on ton College. Father Keliher studMarch 6, 1966. In November of ied philosophy and theology at Application Days that year be became pastor of St. Bernard's Seminary, RochesSacred Heart Church, Oak ter, and was ordained to the All the Catholic elemenBluffs, and in May of 1969,. priesthood by. the late Bishop when Sacred Heart Church and Cassidy on May 21, 1932. ta1'y schQ.ols in the Diocese its mission church of St. Elizaof Fall River will 1'eceive beth at Edgartown became sep- , Upon ordination, Father Keli- applications f01' new stuarate parishes, was named pas- her was assigned to St. Patrick's Church, Wareham, and then to dents and tmnsfe1' students tor of St. Elizabeth's. Our Lady of the Assumption on Sunday. Ma1'ch 7 and Rev. Edward C. Duffy Church, Osterville. On Nov, 4, Sunday. March .14. Pa1'ents 1933, 'he went· to St. Louis Rev. Edward C. Duffy, new Church, Fall River, as assistant w'ishing to enroll a child ·01' pastor of St. Mary's Church, and remained there until May obtain inf01'mation should Attleboro (Hebronville), is the 27, 1944, when ,he joined the go to the school of the'i1' son of Mrs. Anna (Connolly) Chaplain Corps of the United choice on c'ithc1' day between ' Duffy and the late Thomas H. States Nav,y. He served in the Duffy. Born in Fall River on Navy for two years and upon !J A,M, and 3 P.M. March 23, '1922, he attended discharge was assigned as asPo]' a child witte-rinD local schools and Durfee High sistant at SS. Peter and Paul school fo]" the fi1'8t .time School and studied classics at Church, Fall River, in October pa1'ents should b1"ing a Providence College. He pursued of 1946. He became pastor of his philosophy and theology St. Mary Church, Attleboro (He- bi'l'th or baptismal ce1'ti/'icourses in St. Mary's Seminary, broilVille), on March 29, 1956. cate. F01' transfe1' students Baltimore, and was ordained by pa1'ents should u1'ing a copy Father Keliher taught for the late Bishop Cassidy on June many years at the St. Anne of the child's last -report 15, 1946. Father Duffy was assistant Hospital School of Nursing in canl. pastor of St. Francis Xavier Fall River, and is Diocesan DiChurch, Hyannis, until October rector of Catholic Hospital and of 1954, when he entered the Nurses Associations. Chaplain Corps of the United Rev. Thomas F. Daley States Navy. Upon discharge INSURANCE AGENCY, INC. Rev. Thomas F. Daley, the ne~ from the Navy in October, 1957, 96 WILLIAM STREET he became assistant pastor of pastor of St. James Church, New NEW BEDFORD, MASS~ St. James Church, New Bedford, Bedford, was born in New Bedand served there until made pas- ford on June 19, 1905, the son 998-5153 997-9167 tor of St. John the Baptist of the late John I. and Catherine PERSONAL SERVICE Church, Central Village, in 1969. (Sullivan) Daley. Educated at Father Duffy was, for ten Holy Family High School and St. Rev. Donald A. Couza

years, New Bedford Area CYO Director, a member of the New Bedford S.P.C.C. and a member of the Mental Health Clinic Board of Directors. He, ha.s been serving also as Area Director of the Catholic Charities Appeal for Greater New Bedford.


PHILADELPHIA '(NC) - All clergymen should serve as chaplains in the armed forces before going into pastoral service. the chief of chaplains of the U, S. Army Department said here. "If they haven't, experi~nced life in the 'army or navy, they are out in left field," remarked Msgr. (Maj. Gen.) Francis L.. Sampson, who has served as , hi" th e Army stop c ap am smce 1967 .LJ , . Msgr. Sampson, who as a 'military chaplain in World II participated in the 'D-Day invasion of Europe and was later captur~d by German troops, was here to receive the Hall of Heroes Award of the Friends of the Chapel of Four Chaplains.. The organization was named to honor four World War II U. S. chaplains, Trapped on a torpedoed troop ship, the chaplail1s drowned after giving their life jackets to servicemen who didn't have such preservers,

"Newly' ordained clergymen going out to their first assignment as assistant pastors arc going into pari!ihes which have, in a great many cases, a majority of parishioners who are vetcrans' of the armed forces. ~hey sh.olllc! be able, to" communicate With these people., Troops Better Trained '. Msgr. Sampson, a pnest of the '. . Des Momes, Iowa dIOcese and 1;l veteran of three wars including Korea and Vetnam, praised today's American soldier. "They are better than their fathers in World War II," he' said. "They are better trained. Above all, they are better led. Their fathers went to battle with officers that were as green as they. Today's soldier is led by experienced combat officers. "Like his father, today's soldier is true to his faith," the monsignor, said, pointing out that Catholic servicemen often make sacrifices to attend Mass.

Stressing the need for ministers, priests and rabbis to serve as chaplains, Msgr. -Sampson said:

"But they are not blind fallowers," he said of the American troops, "They have a better education. ,They ask questions."

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I~ is strange. that among all the f.orcr; mak~ng: for inflation, ,o'ne . is . virtually never mentIOned", Statesmen; bankers,', business leaders, Treas~ry officialst-:th~Y'aq ~ave:" their lists of ca~s.e,s but rare.l y, If ever, doe~ It IndUd.,e! the ' "advanced" natIOns' spend-, "J 'f ing, on arms. This. is ; verY' . Uudng ~civili1ng'uods ,in! the odd. If one thtng' a.bove allP.ost-~ar eco~ornY· " ,': others learned by the But as 'the ~et:nam war ga~h- . .. . ', ' , .. ered momentum 10 1965 and Its' . ' . fl h politiCIans and, the economists , .( I' I ' d W,or Id' W, a r costs were pi eI.d . on top 0 t e ' · t.he' Secon , (Iuflng, ,' :t' tl la t an ,arms " fefQr t'IS th;e . already staggetmg 'I was . '. I "and poten" , , most inflationa'ry' activity 'in tlal!y unl.lmlted, ,costs~of'the: ~u. " c l e a r "a,rm,s·,race,. the "opportumty · h 'h uman belOgs w h IC can engage. 'I ., , . 'Th e reason f or 'th"" f' t'l . ,was 'lost to follow the wiser IS, IS per e.c y', .. . ' I,. ' " d . Wh " " . POhCICS pursued .,0 years earl,her. . htf ell. men pro. "1"" s t ralg orwar. d 0' d' th' , 'd, 'I No IOcrease 10 taxatIOn, was 10l;Ice g 0; S, ey are pal sa - traduced: Saving:;' were .notl in, I ' creased. T~e' p~essure, gener~ted by purchaslOg, p,0wer, untnat~~ed by s!1fficient civilian. ,goods I be-' gan, toris,e. Inflation set in. I,


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are , ~ising 'rllpidly, the masl of workers begin Ito feel the'l cut in their Iivin~ standards. T1hey seek compensatory" wage , iilI ' creases. These, :in turn, push, up QUAKE REFUGEE CENTER: OUf Lady,of Guadalupe School in San Fernando, Calif., aries arid wages for doing and the costs of pr6dudion and I are became one of the community centers',that sprang up quickly to aid persons displaced by the sum of these goes to make . translated into s:tiIl higher pri~es, up the nation's ,purchasing What is called "lcost-puSh" irifla; the recent earthquak~ in the area. NC Photo. power. tion . is added to the original "demal1d-p,ull" -.If all this purchasing power , Ipressure. " ,I, /~Spee,dy is mopped up by available goods, Since in a modern econo'my, prices will remain' reasonably ver:y powerful ~nions and ~ery 'steady. If, however, the, flow of powerful corpdrations' do,1 in SAN FERNANDO (NC) - It tankers were parked. on the pargoods is less than' the flow of, some, key sectots. virtually ,aic~ There was a smoothness in purcha~ing power. goods become . tate prices, t,he ~nflationary hse _ was just a scant ,24 hours after ish grounds, making some 10,- the operations of ,volunteers, inscarce, people bid for them can contiri~e 10Itf' after "qer;nC}ind - the. earthquake made, a tragic 000 gallons of water available. cluding many teenagers. Chil;against each other and up go the pull" has _sla~k~B~i.'b~<f~1I.~e·1the . shambles of the San Fernando The tankers came from the City dren were",' guided tht6ug~<a prices. This is the classic poorer people-ageo, sick, unor- Valley., of San Fernando, the San' Ber- chow line 'and 'given - milk' and "de,mand·pull" ,inflation which ganized, unemPlpY;d...,..-no lo~i'er 'c';' Still bewildered -by nature's nardino Fire ,Department 60 . a big' GUP full of. hot beans. can, in extreme cases - for ,have the .purchasmg power,,~to extensive rampage" Father, Luis miles away; 'and from several In the kitchen, the parish's instance, 'in Germany ruined by' contribute m'uchl pressure. Udder Valbuena, pastor, experienced a business firms. Mexican Franciscan Sisters rollthe First World War - push thes,e conditions, as iri 1970, it· new bewilderment - the sp,eed The U.S, Forest Service sent eel up their sleeves. worked with prices up to astronomical bit- is possible to hah' a 5.5 per cel1t with which people, came to the a ,complete field kitchen, mangirls and women at making lions and lead to the total col- rise in pric"es' eVfn though 6 1per, llid of his hard' hit Santa Rosa n,ed by 10 rangers. Within two sandwiches, .opening cans, sliccent of the p~?ple are OUtl. of Church ·parishioners. lapse of the currency. hours they started preparing 2,- ing tomatoes. work. "I' ' . . I , 'The full extent of the tragedy 000 meals. '. . "There are people' here from Dairy ,.trucks arrived with Prevents Money FI~w Even this, veriY simplified tac -, y.;as just beginning to reveal itArms production, by definition, count o~. how I inflation ta~es self. Father Valbuena's flock hundreds of cartons of milk in everywhere," Father Valbuena' ·prevents the flow of purchasing hold of ,an economy is enough ,was without water, food, utH- iced containers. Baby food com- . kept saying. "There is a great panies sent in cases of baby .unity here." power. The reason is quite sim- to show that it is a ~omplex ities power. ' , food, Disposable diaper companply that a large par~ of the $76 phenomenon with many differbnt' . Most st'ores were wrecked and sent in diapers. Soft dri'nk. ies billions spent by Ameri'ca each" .causes.' But. its' 9?mplexity i~ Ino' babies,. especially, needed food. year ,on' arms proauces ,no, goods e.xcuse. for 'Ignolijm g the obvlrus The pastor made his appeal for companies sent in canned drinks. A large .refrigerator truck ar•. which ordinary consumers ·want lmkages when they" .do .ex'ist.. help through the' news media. to buy. And ,the link ,between arrms "Within two hours of the ap- rived·, full of food-frozen hamVery few' people want a tank spendl~g-that reates no cpn- peal," he said, :"we were able to 'burgers and, among other things, for Christmas. Very few parents ~umer goods to n{0? up t1~e wa~es start serving hot meals' at the many crates of tomatoes. There was also, a surging rewill give their children a flame ~t pays-:-~nd thelnse of 1~f1at,on parish." His reaction was: "This sponse from the Southland at , thrower for their next birthday. IS so obvIOUS that the fallurelof is incredible!" large. Small trucks and station The bombs, the shells, the na- public authoritie~to mention it . . a grave' ,I ac kif I't' I': EvacuatIOn . centers had been wagons arrived with bags"crl1tes rms th IS 0' po I Ica can-, ' . ' palm' , the small a YOU'LL " e weap- d I set up at vanous .SChOOIS m the and bo?,es of food in varying BE ons carriers........none of them apor. hard hit north' San' Fernando . amounts. Tell Congress Valley. Closest to Santo Rosa pears in the supermarkets. But . , TICKLEDII , Teenagers Help ,I 'I Chur¢h was three miles awaythe wages and salaries gener"In'credible," Father Valbuena ated by their production do E;nter ' But If the government docs not too far for families with chilfree delivery.Call the' market.· This purchasing refer ~o. it, therf is no rea~on dren -an.d' aged relatives to trav- 'repeated over' and over, moving power, is, inevitably, a surplus why CitIzens ~h1uld not?o ~o. eL , ' around the parish grounds, In of money not matched by cor· If they ~ake ,c1ear~ to their ryp- , So, instead, help cal1}e to the the .parish hall two supply lines moved, one distributing bags of responding civilian goods. It is resentatlves m ,I ~ongress t~at p~ople ~t their pa~ish. 373 New ,Boston Road, hard to imagine a mOl'e precise they expect, say, over the next F th V' Ib dry and canned food to men' I a er a uena was overrecipe for "demand-pull'" infla- five years, to see Amencan arms h Id b th' d ' . I arid women, the other baby supFall River 678.56?7 y, e sp:e y alc tion. spending reduce~' to the m6re w ~ me to mothers with iAfants. plies · h I which came to the pansh plant. The great lesson of World War mo d es t Ieve Is 0 f th e E Isen ower ' II was that the gap between period, the moo~ in Congress. Dairy Trucks Come SIX CONVENIENT OFFICES TO SERVE YOU A generat<?r was set up proavailable money and unavailable which no longer is one of rubber goods would have to be filled by stamping every Jhilitary requ~st viding power; a dozen portable ,that.. cotme.s its I way - can ibe toilets were installed; five water . h taxat.lOn . IlIg an d f orced saving. On the whole, the' balance was deCISively mfluenced. ' , kept. The enormous increase in In terms of th! recent rise lin purchasing po~er. created be- prices, an arms budget on the tween 1940 and 1,944 when model of the late Fifties might America moved to full emp,loy- today be the eq~ivalent of, $25 ment was in some measure held t.o $30 bllion a y~ar to the p~o­ OF TAUNTON in check and saved and reserved c1uction of goods Ito satisfy r~al North Dighton • North Easton • Norton for the postwar period when it human needs, 'above all, the Raynham 0 Taunton could be released to provide the pressing. growing n~ed for n~w Member Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation stimulus for buying-and so pro- 'homes in better 'cities.


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Vatican Pledges Fair Hearings For Writers VATICAN CITY (NC) - The Vatican office that guards the faith has guaranteed, in a new set of norms avoiding any mention of "heresy" or "excommunication," that any Catholic theologian or writer with apparently unorthodox opinions will get a fair and democratic hearing. The Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith, the former Holy Office, said in announcing them at a news conference that the norms would govern all examinations of the publicly expressed opinions of Catholics on 'matters of revelation and Catholic doctrine. "In the congregation today there is no electric chair, not even a gas chamber,'" jested Msgr. Joseph Tomko, a congregation, official,when reporters raiseq que'stions from the past about., accusations without a hearing, judgments without appeal, and the ancient smell of smoke and the stake. Clarify Ideas Msgr. Tomko said the new rules - consisting of 18 numbered paragraphs and running almost 1,000 words-:-were PllStoral in intention and were concerned with "clarifying ideas rather than' condemning them." The spirit of the, new norms, he insisted, aims at a calm and impartial examination of ideas expressed by a Catholic who~ for one reason or another, may have caused a' problem of faith for another Catholic. He stressed that the new apapproach, of the c:;~ngregation, as .. expre!jsed bY,.the, ,latest norms, is not to deal in terms of a "trial" or "process." Instead, the idea is to determine what a given author thinks, whether or not what he thinks is in conformity with the teachings of the Church', and if it is not, what' can be done about it. ' Two }o'orms As Msgr. Tomko put it: "the spirit of this examination doesn't seek to throw someone out of the Church but to clarify the thoughts and ideas cif the author." , The norms set up two forms of examination: ordinary and extraordinary. The extraordinary form, which would be rare, would involve cases in which, opinions expressed are "clearly and certainly erroneous," without any doubt or qualification. , In such cases the local bishop would be advised of the congregation's decision and the author would be asked to correct his opinion. The ordinary examination is more important- because more common. It will involve cases in which the thought or opinion expressed may be doubtfuleither in what it says, or in the way it says it.

Envoy Meets Pope VATICAN CITY (NC)-Popc Paul VI met recently with Greek Orthodox Metropolitan Meliton of .Chalcedon to discuss ways of increasing relations between the Catholic Church and the Orthodox patriarchate of Constantinople. Metropolitan Meliton rep,resented Ecumenical Orthodox Patriarch Athenagoras I of Con- . stantinople.

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PARVULI DEI AWARDS: 'Parvuli Dei Awards for religious achievement 'are 'presented to¡, Cub Scouts of St. Theresa parish, ,South Attleboro,' by Rev,' Roger 'Gagne, Front, from left, Richard Boisse, David Clark, Jeffrey Hall,

David Farrell; rear, Raymond Benedetti, John Keane, Glenn Pond, Kenneth Siravo, Robert Blyth. Adults are Donald Clark,)nstructor for Parvuli Dei Award, and Normand Carrier, Cuhmaster.


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Harry T. Powers, 'Jr. does more than just talk; he acts. Harry works in our Customer Service Department of our Main Office where he opens new accounts and solves any financial problems that our customers may have. I Harry does more than just help our customers in the bank, he acts in the community to help others. This parishioner of Sacred Heart Church has devoted his time to United Fund and Heart Fund Campaigns, Harry also served as manager of The Holy Name c.Y.O, baseball team for 'three years. Harry is ,acting to make this area a better place for everyone to live and work. The Fall River National Bank has many people like Harry T. Powers, Jr., serving as activators, helping the community. . The bank that does more than just talk' MAIN OFFICE 55 North Main St.

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.A Step 'Toward Peace

. A quiet but determined gaze i~ bein~ ,d~rect~d tow1rd the Kremlin these days wh~re a VatI~an dlpl~flat I~ ~ak~ng an official visit t9 open dialogue with Soviet offIcIals Ion the position of the Church in the Soviet Uni6n. , . i


. Archbishop Agostino Casaroli is to the Council for the Public Affairs of the Church and Iwent to M9stow to expre'ss Vatican support for the ~uc~~a: no.nproliferation treaty. But it is no ~ecret that his YISlt 'a~med I at . more than that, and, as he himself told newlsmen m M?scow "We have the feeling there was a spark and that t~eyliave accepted the idea of a dialogue." I.



The Archbishop is surely concerned abqut th~ ,Sov~et Union's three and one-half million' Roman Oathohcs. And he is concerned about Russia's role in the fam!ily of natiol)ls.


It is simply unrealistic to allow the Curtain ito exist wi.thout making some effort to bring about mqre communication. , '. i


And· the more communication there' is among ~Il peoples of every nation, the more chance II there is f.or understanding and for world peace. i I

As Pope Paul said in a message greeting the new year, when men follow the yearnings of their hedrts for peate and progress and a reasonable share of thel good. thin~s of this world, then they will find themselves Ireachmg opt not only for these legitimate goals but growing closer tpgether i11l brotherl:Jood with one another. An~ where there is brotherhood, the idea of war becomes absurd. , I 'Archbishop Casaroli's journey is a step tdward greatfr brotherhood and peace. . !

The nation is in a period of recession.


But,' in spite: of this, people .are still wil'ing andab!e to give support where the cause IS a worthy r~e. . "1 The New York Times has announced that ItS Neediest Cases· Fund, which ended this' week, realized fontributioJis of $1,055,877.91 from 14,988 donors. The su~ is.a reco~d in the 57 year-old history of the appeal, and IS nearllY $69,000 above last year's total. I 'Arid the Human Developm~nt Campaign saw American Ca'tl1olics contributing over $8.4 million dopars for sel(help programs aimed at attacking the root causes of ~poverty.. It is the largest amount- ever raised i:n a single national. Catholic collection. I It, means that recession or not, people can give and do give when the priority, is high., I i

And in, the matter of giving to those in need, t~~ heaits of people are still touched and their ~harity doe~ not go into recession. . . I ' :


. This i,s one of the great quahtIes of the average Ameri ican: he is grateful for being an American; a~are that he has much, and more than a little willing tolshare Wit~ those in need. I


, In a time of recession he may be som what more cautious, but he does not turn away from a genuinJ need that is 'pointed out to him. ~ I





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Reformed Drug Addicts Explain Procedures at Marathon House . BY PATRICIA McGOWAN

No Recession in Charity.


ASST. GEHERAl-f'!\A~JAGER: Rev. John,. rI: Driscoll i

LONDON (NC) - The British national 'postal strike, no», about two months old, may cause some Catholic charitable organizations to fold if it continues for another two or three weeks. The strike is causing serious iosses to some Catholic charita: ble organizations, missionary socities and other Church groups relying mainly on advertising and mailed donations. The groups are often unable, because of the strike, to receive requests for aid, to respond t.o those they do receive or to re- . ceive funds sent them. . The very successful Catholic Inquiry Center, which advertises in the national press about its free mail correspondence course in' Catholicism has been hard hit. Outgoing correspondence courses are 'piled high in the center's London headquarters, and its most recent prepaid advertising in the press has probably been wasted. The interdenomin,ational Simon Community Trust, a national campaign to provide homes for the homeless, may have to close permanently. Shuttle Service The Simon Trust sends ,out they know all the excuses and several hundred mailed appeals rationalizations newcomers can every week and depends on re-' muster up. Privileges, .such as sponses for its income. Its surwalking around the Marathon viva! is now very doubtful. In· House grounds alone, must be dividual communities funded by earned. the trust would not be immedi"You even have to earn the ately affected, but all of them right to write letters home," said depend ultimately on the headAnn. "I used to hate to write, quarters' administration, coordibut when it becam~ a privilege, nati()J1 and training facilities .. it was entirely different. I could Tile apostolic delegation' here h'arct'l)' ,~ait' 'till I' co.uld wriie has its own diplomatic service that. first letter." for mail from Rome and other , Addicts stay at Marathon centers. House from 18 months to two The Westminster archdiocesan years, "but you have to prove, headquarters is using traveling to the directors that you are clergy and laity to transport. 'ready to graduate, and you must mail. have' a plan for yOl,lr life after . The Jesuits are also_ running you leave," said Ann. their own shuttle service from The drop-out' rate .from the their headquarters here. Overrigid program is about 50 per seas mail, however, is generally cent, admitted Ron. From the not moving. foul' Marathon Houses, there have been so far 36 graduates, Workers Housing of whom but three have returned COLOMBO (NC)-'-Churchand to' drugs. "One' boy is just government authorities are worksmoking pot occasi.onally," said Ann, "but even that we consider- ing out a plan to implement the Church's offer to tprn over land a failure." for a government housing projBoth Ron and Ann feel that regulatory drug laws should be ect for workers here in Ceylon. tightened rather than relaxed, and neither feels marijuana and if we have a large group to should be legalized. "Maybe it's feed we can have the use of because of our own bad experi- their kitchen." ences," said Ann, "but we can't The two Marathon House rephelp feeling that if marijuana is resentatives received a standing easily available kids will want ovation from the St. Michael's the whole bit." audience. They' were the kick-off She also noted that girls on speakers for a five-week Lenten drugs have in a sense a harder series, which will have as speaktime than boys. "Boys know that er this Sunday night, Michael eventually they'll get sent to jail, O'Connor, coordinator of the hut cops just don't want to bust Attleboro Area Mental Health girls." She s,tid she herself was Center, His topic will be "Emopicked up 28 times in one year tional Challenges of Growth and hy polke, but never charged, Christian Love." just let off with warnings. "So In succeeding weeks audiences girls don't have the pressure ·on will hear Dr. William A. Lynch. them to straighten out that boys outstanding gynecologist and do." . surgeon and author of "A MarLa Salcttc Aids riage Manual for Catholics"; The Attleboro Marathon Msgr. Russell R. Novello, CCO House is on the grounds of La Director for the Boston ArchS<tlettc Shrine and Ron and Ann diocese; and a Portug!-1ese-Ian,spoke highly of the help given guage address on "The Christian '. thelll by the La Salctte priests. hefore His Conscience" by Rev. "We can always, borrow equip- Fernando Veiga, C.M. All sesment we may .need from them" Sions will begin at 7 P.M.

They could have been anyone's son and daughter; Ann with long blonde hair, engagingly shy Ron But they stood before an audience at St. Michael's parish, Fall River, on Sunday night and told almost unbelievable tales of drug addiction, of lives, now behind the!TI, of existing from one "fix" or "bag" to the next. "I was basically a spoiled brat," said Ann, "~ut. my father was a doctor and when he sent me to a psychiatrist friend of his at age 13, the psychiatrist didn't want to offend him by saying that. So he diagnosed me as a potential schi,zophrenic and prescribed various drugs for me. That got me started and I was soon addicted. My parents kept spoiling me and my father was even writing me prescriptions. I went to' boarding school, and by then I was up to 50 speed pills a day. My mother would send them to me packed in cookies." She said she was continually so "stoned" that no one knew her as she really was. On one occasion she got married "and woke up in Bermuda' with a husband." Finally she attempted suicide and was committed to a mental hospital. While there she made the decision that led her to 'Marahon House in Attleboro, one of four such rehabilitation centers for addicts in New England. Marathon HOUSe, Ron and Ann explained, is "a growing-up process. It takes people anc!' matures them, giving them 'a' new value system." Potential members 'of the Marathon "family" can't just walk in and join up. They must prove their sincerity by contacting the house at scheduled intervals, confirming their desire to give up drugs. No. Coddling Once admitted, they are not coddled. Since the other "family" members arc either past addicts or fighting against ?rugs,


Harriman/s Book Explains SovietnAmerican Relations

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W. Averell Harriman's first-hand acquaintance with the Soviet Union began in the 1920's, when he was one of a private group which had a manganese mining concession in the Caucasus. Later, he served four Presidents (Roosevelt, Trueman, Kennedy, Johnson) in various pairing our moral leadership. It has played into the hands capacities which took him to of the Soviets, and yet he dethe U.S.S.R. in times of clares that more than once they

peace and in times of war and gave him special knowledge of Soviet-American' relations.


have 'used their good offices in an attempt to get Hanoi to negotiate. He disagrees with those. who picture Hanoi as a' puppet of either Moscow or Peking. On the By basis of his own knOWledge of the Hanoi people with whom he RT. REV. was engaged in Paris, he pronounces the regime fiercely MSGR. nationalistic. JOHN S. Looking to the future, he disclaims the role of the prophet KENNEDY and confines himself to recommendations. One. is a realistic effort to regain the moral prest .. _:: :;.:.: :.::.. ::::'~f:a tige which he says we have He now writes of his experi- lost because of Vietnam. ence and its fruit in America Personal Glimpses and Russia in a Changing World Another is to resist the temp(Doubleday, 501 Franklin Ave., tat ion to overdo military preGarden City, N. Y. 11531. paredness and spending. A third $5.95), which is not nearly so is foreign aid programs which he good as it should be, given Mr. finds to be indispensable for the Harriman's qualifications. development without which there As for the past, Mr. Harriman will be a war between haves and believed back in 1933, when have-nots. FOR gave recognition to the He lays particular stress on U.S.S.R., that this grant should Latin . America, its needs' and have been attended with more what these mean to our welfare. stringent conditions. We could Since he spoke and wrote, there have gotten more than we did has been concrete demonstration for the boon which the Soviets in several countries of the point,. craved. He was closely involved in he is making. Nothing, then, very novel: But the negotiations which. took the book is e.nlivened by perplace during and' after World sonal glimpses of Churchill, War II. At first he shared Stalin, Khrushchev, Roosevelt, Roosevelt's conviction that SoTruman, Gomoulka, Trotsky, and viet cooperatio'n' for a just and others. enduring peace was possible. Perhaps best of all are the But he was disillusioned before side remarks about victory in a the war was over. He realized limited war, the genesis of the that the Soviets had the same unconditional surrender concept imperialist ambitions as the in World War II, the qualificaCzarist regime, and also aimed tions needed in a negotiating at the universal spread of Com- team, and the advantages of nemunism. gotiating through an interpreter. Dulles Mistake Costly Forgotten Soldier Concerning the present, Mr. With considerable European Harriman contends that' change is taking place within the success behind it, Guy Sajer's U.S.S.R., and will inevitably The Forgotten' Soldier (Harper continue. At what pace,. and to and Row, 49 E. 33rd St., New what end, he does not specify. York, N. Y. 10016. $8.95) now One feature of the change, as he makes its appearance on the. sees it, is "more concern about American book scene, Mr. Sajer, who was· onlY 15 meeting the material needs of the Russian people, and this re- ' when Hitler attacked the Soviet suits in a greater willingness to Union in 1941, was born in AIcome to understandings with us." sace of a French father and a While admitting that in the German .mother. His language Middle East the Soviets are was French, his German was ruhacking the Arabs to promote dimentary. In 1942 he was intheir own design of' greater, if ducted into the German army not predominant, presence there, and was shipped eastward. His he believes that they want book recounts what he saw and neither a resumption of war he- endured in the next three years. He says, "Generals have. since tween Israel and the Arah states written accounts of these events, nor a general war. He gives much space to Viet- locating partiGular catastrophes, nam, tracing the development of and summarizing in a sentence, American involvement as he ob- or a few lines, the losses from served it. Here, as in other mat- sickness or freezing. But they never, to my knowledge, give t ers, the man he holds responsihie for an initial mistake which sufficient expression to the had the most costly consequences, wretchedness of, soldi'ers abandoned to a fate one would wish is John Foster Dulles. to spare even the most miserable Nationalistie Regime cur." . He maintains that we shou'ld Madness of War get out of Vietnam on a pre' When Sajer got into' Russia, announced schedule, and regards Thieu as having, in effect, suc- the tide was already turning ceeded in balking us and almost against the Germans. Stalingrad holding us prisoner. The war, in was about 0) become a Soviet his view. has done us enormous victory, and tire Germans were damage in tfle world, sadly im- to be s~ashed and pursued, re-



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NEW HAVEN (NC) The Knights of Columbus will inaugurate a student loan program next September for members or sons and daughters of members who are college-bound. Supreme Knight John W. McDevitt said the project will be funded by the K. of C., and guaranteed by the U. S. Department of Health, Education and Welfare, which noted the K. of C. is the first fraternal society 01.0 enter the student loan field. McDevitt explained a student may borrow a maximum of $1,500 a year for each school year-nine months or any portion of that period-for a total

Ne·w St. Lawrence Parish Assistant Rev. Thomas E. O'Dea, son of Maurice O'Dea and the late Marguerite E. (Dinneen) O'Dea, was born in Taunton on October 30, 1934. After elementary and secondary education in Taunton at Immaculate Conception School and Msgr. Coyle High School, he began his training for the Priesthood at Our Lady of Providence Seminary, Warwick, R. I. Following brief stay at Stonehill College, Easton, he ended his theological training at St. John Seminary, Brighton and was ordained a priest by Most Rev. James L. Connolly, on January 30, 1960. Father O'Dea has been stationed as Assi~tant Pastor at St. James Parish, New Bedford, since his ordination ..

of five years. The program may be 'used for graduate school studies. The applicant must be enrolled at a school approved by the U. S. government to the loan program which now numbers 7,525 schools and must carry at least half of a normal full time workload. Major seminaries and certa in technical and vocational schools are' included in the programs. McDevitt said a seven per annual interest will be charged for the loans and repayment must be completed over a 5-to-l0 year period. cen~


When people ask why priests in India are work· ing to find water I go to tb..e. faucet and return with an empty glass. Water, like. breathing, is something we take for granted. Without it we cannot eat, or drink, or wash, or be baptized.



People, too, we sometimes take for granted. In India there are 530 million-more than twice as many people as in the U.S.A. and Canada com·, bined. The average Indian's take·home pay is .Jess than 50¢ a week. What can you do about it? Write to me. We'll put you in touch with the person in India you can help to help himself and others. For instance, the deserving young lad who wants to become a priest ($15 a month, $laO a year). Or the prayerfUl young teen·ager who feels called to tie a Sister ($12.50 a month, $150 a year). Or the orphanage child, saved from the streets, who needs only an even chance (and $10 a month) to become a responsible, self·supporting grownup.

Bishop to Receive Scouting Award GREENSBURG (NC) - Bishop William G. Connare of Greensburg. will receive boy scouting's highest national award this Spring. The executive board of the Boy Scouts of America's national council wilf present the Silver. Buffalo Award to the Pennsylvania Ordinary. at the council's annual meeting on May 28 in Atlanta, Ga. Bishop Connare served as national moderator of Catholic scouting for over eight years. His previous scouting honors include the Silver B~aver and Silver Antelope awards. The Silver Buffalo Award is given for outstanding service to youth on a national or international basis. "...""", .... ""...."""......,,,,,, ... peatedly defeated and flung back into their own destroyed country. All this he went through, and his recall of one hideous episode after another is well' nigh total. He gives us a searingly vivid catalogue of sufferings, outrages, atrocities, a proclamation of the truth that "pain is international," and a demonstration of the madness of war. His book is a conducted tour, on aching feet, of the hellish landscape of war. Repulsed we may be, but it is good for us to make this awful journey. We see war without glamor or glory, as the common soldier knows it, and perhaps we shall be persuaded that this kind of thing has to end.

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Archbishop Mar Gregorios of India will write personally to say where he'll locate it if you enable him to buy ($975) two acres of land as a model-farm for a parish priest. Raising his own food, the priest can teach his parishioners how to increase their crop production. (A hoe costs , only $1.25, a shovel $2.35.)


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WASHINGTON (NC)-American' nuns are, still very interested in Catholic education, the superior generaf of the Immaci ulate ,Heart Sisters told a g'roup 'I 'wish 1 had a nickel for every time someone has ,asked of U.S, 'bishops here, (' 'me ho~ 1 manage my busy schedule, for ~i~hput a doJbt - But Sister Margaret Brennan I'd' be a ':little bit more affluent.- Generally I answer this said many nuns no, longer consider education only in tcrms q~est~~~ w~th som~ remar~, such as "Oh, it'~ easy, I ha~1 of Catholic schools but in the the dirtiest house III town, ' broader concept of total educaor "Well some things just or ':lore to do ~he cutting: ~II lion, should I)]C done wllh l a 'd on 't ge't d one, "b u t w hat cutting ,', '" ' She urged the National Con, 'h " SCissors, never 'I razor. ! I very seldom " ave time . Fred went on to say that Uhe rerence of Catholic Bishops' ad. enough "to tell ,my questioner is outstanding hairtIo this seaspn 'ministrative committee 'meeting that I: manag~ ~o relax when· is the shag '(a style that is qut here' to consult Sisters who had ever I· have 'a~, extra ~o,l11ent. in layers with ~he back quite devoted their: lives to tcaching One spot· tha~ IS an oasIs In my long) but that this coiffure febefore. making decisions about busy, dizzy week is ,the couple .of quires ,either ~ r\atural mediJm the future of Catholic education, hours a week I spend at my halr- curl in the' hilir of the wearer !or Other Sisters addressing the administrative committee were dresser. a body p,ermimen't' wave to s~pSiste~ Thoma~ Aquinas Carroll, iif;t;;::::;::::;:;m;'::;::}j;';:i::::i;'Ii;'; ply it for the o.1ner' of' a fir~ acting chairman of the Conferhead of hair. ence of Major Superiors of WoWomen this s ason will find men, and Sister Rosalie Murphy, hairdressers urgin~ them to wekr' By 'Both are members of the CMSW READY TO DANCE: Students at Sacred Hearts Acadsimpler hair styleS, ranging frdm , , I executive committee. the' casual shag to the slickea- emy, Fall River:' rehearse dance they ,will present at open MARILl'N I I' Sist,er Thomas Aquinas called back chignon loo~, "The wom<iln house program in providence Sunday night, as well' as at the Campaign for Human Develof today" wan,ts r~!r clothes '~o RODERICK the Spanish Fiesta to be held March 27 at academy. From opment, the' U,S, bishops masbe accented'rather than her hair. sive 'ariti:poverty effort, a sign , A fussy, over-teaskd headofh~i'r, left Julie Brum" Sandy Reis, Linda Rodrigues; Esmeralda of hope that the Churcl)' in' the ' detracts' ftom tHe fashicinsbf ,Bot~lho. United States can 'make a sig- , the seventie!?, " bxplainedMr~', . " , . ' , Fred 'Rebello, my stylist" has nificant impact on' the liberation been in' the beauty business for' of the oppressed and in the, pro- , ,: ' \ ,:,1 only six years but in that'short moti(;m 'of the human digni'ty' of span of time he has realized ~ow ' These si~p'ler'lh:i:,-dO'S'wi~h Appeatance:':Ma~ch man. " important it is to provide' his less emphaSIS on t,e~~lng dema~d American Sisters could ,be Spanish, students at 'Sacr,ed day night at an open house of customers With a relaxin~: a~mo­ better-eared ,f9 r h,dlr and, that, 'H A d ' F ill R'" "If' the Portuguese department of power.fu(:' a'lIies to' the bishops' in is why Fred and his fellow bea~-' earts ca emy, a Iver, WI , .' , sphere, ,; , f\ d' I h " dl,- • present a fiesta at 7:30 Saturday the InternatlOpal Institute, Pr:o~- their' war against poverty" :Sis"A gObdbeauty parlors&ould' , tl,clans are In, In,? ,t at con I ter 'TI19,mas Aquinas said. ni ht March 27 in the school idence, R, I. The" girls Will g", ' . p' cater tb a customer's need:' to ' uoners are as Important to the I gymnasIUm, Portuguese an~1 perform tradltlOnh~1 ~rt~~ues~ relax" said Fred. "There 'should coiffure as the "comb-out, f or open ,ouse, VISitors, " " " I 'I " I Spanish dances, songs' and gUIdances be a' wide selectlonof fashion,Tell your, ,re~.ders, adder tar selections .will be featured, ,The March program, notes magazines and daily papers for this, young stylist,'j to make su~e The Misses Julie Brum, Sandy Sister Carmen Joseph, 'S.U,S,C. he~ to read' and erijoy' when she's theIr' ,beauty pa~lo,rs use ~h,e, Reis, Linda Rodrigues and Es- 'of the SHA Sp a l1 ish department, '" und'er 'the dryer, coffee should b~t,t~r brands' of 'l1 a1r c~smetlc~., meralda Botelho WHI provide: a will iIlso include Ii "bull' fight" The' Cath9li~c :\Y..o~a'1's:, «I,ub, I always be, available and any , Thl~ s.ho,ws: tl)at, ~~~~, halrdress~r sample of the program this Su'n- and historical skit, 'pr~sented ,by of Fall, River will sponscir.',a ' other conveniences, that make, w~nt~ t~ ,k,~ep I'lls"cust0"f!e,ri s beginning stuoents, and a com- series ,of Lenten lectures' on four her visit to the' beauty' salon: a' haIr In·tl.l~-t?p:sh~~e, ,,' edy in Spanish, offered by'mem- ,Monday nights," : pleasant one." O~r beauty salops 'are becofIl-' bers of advanced classes, Rev; Ronald A.' Tosti, 'DiocAids SeIf:Image New York Performance esan Director of the Confratering a place for the woman, df , I I, Fred went on to state 'that the s~venties to rel,ax and r~, Special guests for the SHA nity of Christian- Doctrine, will keeping up her appearance" not energize, as wellJs Improve her Rev, John P. Driscoll, assist- program will be Miss Jane Zem- conduct the series scheduled for only helped a woman's morale appearance, My fkmily is· well ant general;' manager of The bo accordionist and her twin March 8, 22, and 29 and April 5, but' also' her self-image, "Why, I ' a~are of this a~d' Meryl ha:s Anchor and pastor of Ou~ Lady br~thers, Steveri ~nd Thomas, Members and guests are ineven have' one woman, who al- even te,ased met,bout my del-, of Fatima Parish, Swansea will performers on the bongo drums ~, vited to these lectures which are though 'she must' be all of 85 pendenc~ on myha1lrdresser, say,: be the guest speaker at the open and maracas. _ scheduled for 7:30 at the Club shows up weekly for hf'r wash, ing, "You know, Mother, I bel meeting of the Diocesan Council The progriIm' will be repeated House at 742 Rock Street Fall 'if 'You ever got arnls1~ed and thet of Catholic Women. of the Fall May I for children of St, Francis River, " and set." allowed you onel phone call, River District scheduled for 7:4'5 de Sales School in New York Itt d t' This up-to-the-minute hair stylb b I l l ' th e b ' t i on Thursday evening, March II ' n eres e par les may conist commented that despite the youI'd ,~rToha fY cal t beatuYt' City, also staffed, by Sisters of tact Mrs, James A. O'Brien or emphasis on the simple, plain, ~ar or; e unny) par a, ()u I, in St," Elizabeth's Parish Hall, the Holy Union, The SHA girls Mrs. Thomas Cahill. hair-do for Spring and Summer IS she s probably flight. , I, Tucker Street. wiH ,travel to New York for the '71, it takes a good beauti<;ian to Father Driscoll's topic will be pe,rfo" rmance" accomp,anied by, , "Current Discussions ,Concerning S C J h create such a siinple style. "'"'" Study Ister armen osep, t COmmiSSiOn Human Lif~:'" . " , "The basis of any style is an , ,I ' ,Also on the calendar for Spano' excellent ha ircut," said Mr, Fred, State Aid to Schools I Mrs, Charles Viens' and Mrs, ' 'ish students is' the 15th annual ONE STOP "and a good cut can only be ac-, national Sp,anish examinatio,n TRENTON (NC) L A, c.ontinui,' Andre Latessa are co-chairmen of the affair, that is bein'g held SHOPPING CENTER ' 'complished by a trained hairunder the sponsorship of the sponsored by the, American As- ' Ing 12-mem?er cOl;nmlsslOn ha~ dresser, who takes a half-hour _ Television _ Grocery been estabhshe?, Py ~he Ne"'l Family and Parent Committee of sociation of Teachers of Spanish, _ Appliances . ' Furniture Jersey state legislature to stud~ the Council. Sacred Hearts students will take , s,tate (in'ancial ~ssi~tance to pub-I' the examinatiOll in April. ScholUrges Nc]tion t<;> Seek 104 Allen St,,' New Bedford hc, and , S1hO~IS' i'd' arship winners will be announced 997·9354 Understanding Heart , The commiSSIOn Will oversee E ucation Department shortly thereafter. WASHINGTON, (Net - Presi" state aid, program enacted b~ Plans June Workshop dent Nixon, addressing the an-' the legislature lastl Fall ~o ~elPI ,:WASHINGTON (NC)-A worknual National Prayer Breakfast both kinds of schools. Establish-I stidp designep tp help, ,dioceses here, said, America's greatness ment of such a corhrnissicin' wasi' and parishes coordinate their edcould not be measured by its one of the comprdmises which, 'ucational , eff~rts i's 'pianryed by: strength and wealth, but rather led to a passage of the legisla-I the' U, S~ Catholic 'Conference' .,' 6% '-Term Deposit Cert,fitotes, two-three years by an "understanding heart." tlOn, (USCC)'education depart'~int: : ' , , , , . -; 5.:f~%'-'- Term Deposit Cedificutes; one year "Let 'that be our prayer to, , I ' All six de'parl:mEln,tal "di'vi~'i()~s.: ':" , ,5Y2%-40.Day Notice' ' 'day," the 'Presidel1t told !TI0re A k H' h Co rtApproval1 are helping,to plan the .work',' , "5,1;.1 %~R7g~lar Savings ,than 3,000 'persons at the S Ig U snap', 'scheduled for Jun'e 20'1:0',25 ,

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Children Exemplify True Sense of. Appreciatio'n The ability to appreciate "the dering if there is a mo.tive b<~-' little things in life" seems to hind the compliment. They tear increase progressively through it apart, break)t in' pieces and three groups: parl:;nts, grandpar- lbok at it from every angle br. ents and children. . fore accepting it. By tlie time. Parents notice and' recogni.zc 'adults are through dissecting a the good which happen,. compliment, there i~ nothing left but often' are. too wrapped up of the original intent. Children in the countless everyday neces- ~ck~owledge compliments simsities required 'of them in pro- ply as a recognition of their own viding for their.', families: ':I-hey' merit. don't fully enjoy all they should. Because of their' different' standards of appreciation, adul'ts ' and children look at the same situation from tw'o Oppos!te viewpoints. An. adult will somet> 'times feel a child has been used By or tricked - and the child will look at the whole thing. as an MARY accomplishment. . Many years' ago, my youngest CARSON - son was anxious to please anel be· accepted by the "big boys"-his older brothers and their playmates on the block. He Second on the list is grand- worked hard at it, but was often parents. Nobody seems to en- rejected because he was "too joy children as much as grand· little." ~appin~ss i~ ..'. parents. You have only to notice t.he expression on an old man's He came in from the yard onf~ face as he walks hand-in-hand day very dirty, but wonderfully with his small grandson to know happy. He was so obviously he has achieved a sense of won- glowing, I couldn't help but ask der and pride which is often , why he was so starry-eyed. overlooked by parents. Excitement flowed as he exBut the masters at apprecia- plained, "'Cause the big boys tion are children themselves. let me play with them'." , . They delight in running barefoot Curious why he was suddenly through puddles. They know the accepted, as I washed the layers wonderful "splat" made by slush of dust and dirt 'from his face" when they jump into it, posi- I questioned, "What were you tively, deliberately and firmly playing?" with both feet. Adults walk "Cowboys and Indians." around puddles, and wear boots "Oh. Were you ~ cowboy or an Indian?" ' to keep their feet dry. " Still bubbling with pride, he, Enjoy All Elements confided, "The' big boys let me Only a child can know the .ioy be their cow!" of running in the pouring rain, Children are t.aught by adults without a raincoat, to have ... but adults can learn from, "braved a storm so intense that children! it soaked to the skin." Why, in a sudden downpour, is it better to run for the garage and sit· shivering on the cement floor, The ANCHOR listening to the rain pounding on the roof, than to come into • TYPE SET the house? • PRI'UTED BY OFFSET Why? Because children' can • MAILED enjoy all the elements-in all their beauty. - BY THE Children can even enjoy Monday mornings! For adults, Monday has a way of being the most difficult day FALL RIVER of the week. It means returning to the necessary routine from which the weekend offered a res· pite. It means getting back to work, getting the children back to school. It means finding misplaced books, and the other shoe; packing lunches and wrapping projects to be' transported to school. It means meeting CITIES SERVICE schedules. DISTRIBUTORS And if it is a miserable Monday, weatherwise, 'it is so 'mUCh Gasoline worse. Adults just scowl. But, on a raw Winter morning, with Fuel and Range a mixture of snow and icy rain coating everything, including the adult spirit, why can a bahy OIL BURNERS wake up, sit up in bed, sleepyFor Prompt Delivery eyed, look outside at the day, then tickle its own feet and & Day & Night Ser,vice giggle? Because children .have a sense of pure delight, unhamG. E. BOILER BURNER UNITS pered by the cares and responsibilities of adulthood. Rural Bottled Gas Service Phases of Appreciation 61 COHANNET ST Children appreciate each oth"r TAUNTON much more freely than adult':. AlIleboro - No. AlIleboro On the rare occasions when thpy Taunton praise each other, they simply accept it. Adults analyze, won·





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'Identity Crisis' SAN ANTONIO, (NC)"':""Cath.oliccollege officials from nine states gathered here for a fiveday institute to talk about an "identity crisis" facing Catholic higher education. "We must preserve' the identity of our Catholic institutions -or stop u'sing the word 'Catholic,''' said Archbishop Francis J.'Furcy of San Antonio in welcorning, the 25 conference deleg,itcs. The archbishop said that Cath(Ilk:' schools must stress an institu'tional commitment to the Catholic faith. Conference ,delegates were among the first group of college officials interviewed by the Institute of Catholi~ Higher education, 'headquartered at S1. John's University in Jamaica, N. Y.


APPOINTED: Rev. Joseph Connolly, S.v.D., of Melrose, Mass., greets one of his young parishioners; a member of the Konkomba tribe,in Ghana, West Africa. Father Connolly has been appointed Vicar General of Vendi district in Ghana. NC Photo.

The delegates were polled on three l)1ain questions: What is the institutional commitment of a ,Catholic university? Does an institutional commitment to- Catholicism affect: the acceptance of public financial aid? What is the relationship of the Catholic university and the theologianprofessor to the' "teaching authority" of the Church?

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Maryland Board Opposes, Private School' Aid -=-

StonehW-ln~tructor Is Head Social Worker At MlfJ,


Wrm~n's lJalfway House Founder

"Th, ;0 I,m;,yi m, is the basic cause of crime in:' the I United States' today. In the !last generation family life has deteriorated more t~an inanyo~her period of our civilization." This is the expert o~i:nion of a tnan ' who should really know. I He, is John Metevier, who Inot I only holds down two extremely challenging jObf but _is als? a founder and diljector of a halfway house ,for Iwomen recently released from' prison. I ' I During the ~ay Metevierl is head social wOl1ker' ,at the Massachusetts , co~j.ectional Irlstitute at Bridgewater. One everting a week he, is ~n instructor~ I in I the Law Enforcement Program in the Evenirl g Division [' of Stonehill Colleg~. Wearing seve~lal hats is a task that the husky, fatherlY-loo~ing man seemed to' take in stride. At his desk in ap office deed in the stone labyrinth that is Ithe correctional institution, he dis-, cussed the thre~ facets of l:hiS' life, all concernbd with the rehabilitation of ~nfortunate ruman beings. I "The problems of law enforcement have changed drasticall~ in the last 10 yea1s," he decla~ed.

The typical drug addict at the institute has been arrested for larceQY or breaking and entering or selling drugs. The young man may go to court and admit his drug problem and the court makes the decision whether or not to remand him for treatment as an addict. Two of the 150 addicts spoke recently to Metevier's class at Stonehill. They said in their talk that they had started on marijuana and for the rest· of their lives would be afraid to use it again because it would be the road' back to hard drugs. There are presently at the institute 89 mentally retarded men, many sent there as youngsters on criminal charges as "defecttive delinquents."

BALTIMORE (NC) Maryland's State Board of Education unanimously opposes "in principle" . proposed state aid which financially pressed nonpublic schools say is needed to stay open. , James 'Shaneman, Baltimore archdiocesan director of information,' said that if state aid is n~t forthcoming. "the peopie of Maryland will have' to pay in'creased 'taxes as. non public schools are forcea, to closeFounded Halfway House which is a very strong' likeli. . hood.", , "No place to go" may be the most accurate description of the Shaneman, told NC News that women who are potential resithe $14 million Maryland Gov. dents of the halfway house -in Marvin Mandel has set aside in Brookline called '''Vei Lomani" his fiscal 1971-72 budget for such state aid "dia not' and will (love one another). Metevier is not cost the "taxpayers a cent a founder and chairman of the board of the I:'oundation of Hope, in increased' taxes since the Inc., a non-profit charitable corfunds were a surplus from the JOHN METIEVIER poration dedicated to aiding in previous year's. revenues in the state." point of the law that most, of us got drunk and .painted a horse the rehabilitation of women who Commission Suggestion are not aware of. "The Qnly like a zebra. Then society simply are released from prison. Policies of Vei Lomani are deperson sentenced here for a forgot him. Now he is in, the To date, however, Gov. Mantermined by the Directors of crime is the person convicted of cemetery down the road." 'del has not· stated 'his position the crime of drunkenness. Every There are two types of alco- the Foundation of Hope and caron aid to non public schools as other person here has been trans- holics at MCI-those, numbering ried out under the supervision he continues to receive conflictferred from another institution about 3500 a year who are sent of a housemother. Women of all ing argu.ments on the is~ue. or is committed under a civil there by the courts, and 400 to races and faiths, ages 17 and The' Kraushaar Commission apBoy Next Door I ,commitment by the courts be- 500 vdluntary patients. The later over· are, given equal considerponted by the governor to inI .1 , _cause of criminal activity con- are considered better candidates ation. vestigate needs of private ,"U n t'lI recent years the CrImIIn the comfortable home with schools, suggested in January nal element was confined to nected wth mental illness, emo- for rehabilitation, because they the assistance of the staff: they that a ma':{imum of $14 million rather sma .and Icontained, ar~as tional disturbance or retardation." rire usually better motivated. All of the in~ates at MCI "The focus of our treatment is live like a family. Once employbe included in the state budget of large Cities. Now• with the I are male. The sec· Bridgewater built around the Alcoholics ed, they contribute $20 per week to fund' a scholarship program. widespread use of drugs by peoNo bill has been introduced ple ,~h? live in Iciti~s and' spb.' tion, housing men who have Anonymous organization and to the maintenance of the home. In a family atmosphere they in the I97I Maryland General urbsallke, larce~y ,and breaking committed sex crif11es is separate p,rinciples," Metevier said. After Assembly, but it is expected that and ~mtering are, everyday fa:cts from Metevier's section, which , a screening process his thera- help one an..other in making. the any legislation, which must be of life, for residents of both includes alcoholics, drug addicts, pists .place 'the more motiva'ted diffiC'ult transition' from a pe~'al " patients into group therapy. institution to a free community introduced by, March 8, would cities' and" subJrbs. No~ the mentally ill and mentally r"'eSome are' getting one to one and its responsibilities. They are generally, follow recommenda- criminal could Ivery likely I be tarded. thus' relieved from the dependEach year between 700 and counseling. 'tons by the Kraushaar Commis~ the boy next door, who is steal800 men are sent to the institute "I call these therapists my ency that custodial care creates sion. ing to pay for hik drug habit.i' and are able to ready themselves Meanwhile, Maryland's State This makes thJ problem of l~w by the courts for observation, to ci'isis people, ': he said, r~ferring to rejoin society. ' determine if they '!re competent to. the fact that they are ready Board of Education, in taking its enforcement exttelnely diffic~1t other board Metevier, .like first official stand on the matter, ' Metevler te,lIs' his students Iat to .stand trial. At present there on a ,moment's notice to help are 250' mentally ill patients patients solve or cope with their members, contributes donations agr:eed to make a more detailed' Stonehill. I I from public speaking engage· who are' either lmdergoing eval- problems. ~ statement on its views at its In a two part course called uation or" have had breakdowns John Metevier believes that ments towards the $17,000 a next regUlar meeting in Balti- Sociology of DJviant, B~avior ,in ,other' correctional institutions the alcoholic is not very differ- year running 'expenses of the more. he teaches the' 1 systematic ~'p- or were unmanageable patients ent from the non-alcoholic, he halfway 'house that at present Cites Deficit proach to qiJestioning of defend· shelters eigh~ women, ages' 17 iI! civil state hospitals. With' the stated. Dr. James Sensenbaugh, state ants;,victims an~ ,w.itnesses;:.,the wide use of tranquilizers the The institute's serum hepatitiS to 60. school superintendent, has gone sociology of the community, the latter, type of patient has deThe Whitman resident and' his ward is often the fir~t stop' after ~m record several times' in 01'1'0- family, t.he individual;, adult de- clined rapidly. Those who are . commit1!lent wife, Patricia, who is heaC! for the drug a<.ldict. sition to state', aid. Iin~uency, 'sex !offenses, al~o- not at l'y1c,I for. evaluation are "There are usually five or six in bookkeeper at Bridgewater State "Dr.. Sensenbaugh :and' others holism, mental. retardation men-' committed there through the College, are' parents of one boy , . I ' I the, ward," Metevier' said. opposed' to, the state1s efforts tal Illness, and. narcotics addic- D'eparment of Mental Health. and two girls, all young adults. Shielding M<.>ther in this direction ought to be tion. ·1 I The mentally -ill ,at the instiThe .average man committed f~ank and honest with the pubHe has taken his students tute on Titicut Road have only for drug addiction is white, in lie," said Shaneman, "when they who are guards from correctidn: recently had safeguards to' pro-' his early twenties; comes from encourage the populace to 01'- al institutions, parole officeb, teet their civil liberties.' After an upper middle class family and pose the administration'!) efforts, law officers, prdbation officJrs the' Supreme Court's famo'us, has a mother who has probably to get the minimum assistance and one woman tvhowould li'ke Backstrom Decision several years stood between him and his Est. 1897 for non-public schools." to become a p.dlicewoman, bn ago all cases at the institution father, him and the school sys. 'Shaneman said that the Balti· several field trip~ this year. l' Builders Supplies were reviewed by a judge who tem and him and the law. more archdiocese's financial One trip was to Judge Elijah' 2343 Purchase Street presided on the premise's, and statement reveals a $1,250,00 . Adlo~:s session lor the Bostpn : many men who had long com"People are addicted because New Bedford deficit "most of it incurred be- MUlllclpal. Court where they' pleted their sentences, but for of underlying' emotional distur996-5661 cause of the financial' pinch in were addressed by both Judge various reasons were still in. bances," Metevier said. our school system." 'He added ,Adlow and the !assistant chief custody, were transferred to that the archdiocese is spending probation officer. : either Taunton State or Foxboro ~1I11111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111II1§ nearly $1~5 million a year for Another trip was to the MJs- State hospitals, private nursing , teachers and maintenance of its' ·sachusetts Corredtional InstitJte homes if they were elderly, or if elementary ~nd secondary itself where the class had an ~p- a .menace to society, recommitted schools. portunity to see the type of pa- to MCI under a new chapter. E INC. § tients housed thete, and to' coin. About a mile from the bleak verse with patiehts from eath grey building complex that is the 'Top Rating aepartment of th~' institute. I institute is a neatly kept cemeBALTIMORE (NC)-The CathAt Bridgewatet Metevier sutery. Many buried, there died at olic ,Review, newspaper of the Baltimore archdiocesl), .. was pervises 24 full-time therapists, MCI long. after completing their awarded a maximum. four-star plus special ser~ice' assistan!ts sentences - homeless old men rating fOJ" excellence by the and correction ~ocial worke~s with no' place better to go and mentally ill, no one to claim them. Maryland-DelawareJD.C. Press who work with the I , Painted 'a Horse Association. The newspaper, retarded, alcohol\icS and drug addicts. ' , edited by A.E.P. Wall, received Metevi~r recalled a man who i Tranquilibers Help , I a score of ,96 points out of a spent 35 years at 'the institute. ~ possible IOO. Metevier expl~ined a fi~e "He was sent here because he ~lIl1l11ll11l1l11l11l11l11illlllllllllllllllllllllllli"1I11111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111II111111111111111g



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Growing Number Of Abortions Brings Protest

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Priest Defies Court Order

BOSTON (NC)-Doctors, lawNEWARK (NC) - A priest yers and theologians joined with who is under court order to members of the Massachusetts turn over rental money being Value of Life Committee here to withheld by a tenants groups in protest the growing number of a Newark Housing Authority legalized abortions across the apartment project said he will nation. , defy the court order. In a statement the committee Father Thomas J. Comerford released to the' press, signers of Queen of Angels parish, a pointed out that while artificial resident at Stella .Wright Homes, life support systems kept Am~r­ said he a'nd other leaders of the ican astronau'ts alive on their strike would go to jail rather moon journey, an estimated than' turn the money over' to 2,000 embryonic Americans died the NHA. as a result of abortions that de.~~, The NHA instituted action to prived them of the natural life the rents when the support system of a mother's DUO: Mr. and Mrs. Neil Kluepfel (she at lectern, he seated at right) collect amount withheld by tenants parwomb. speak to religious education coordinat~r~ of Fall River diocese at CCO Center. The duo ticipating in the strike, which Statement signers charged that publish four magazines in fields of relIgIOUS education, ecology. also involves other Iiousing projmore than 75,000 unborn children ects in the ci~y, reached $800,have been destroyed in New 000. York in the last 12 months, Besides Father Comerford, dewhile thousands more have met fendants inclttde' other officials the same fate in' other states. of the Stella Wright Tenantts "Medical and para-medical Association and the Stella personnel, joined by growing On March first the Kluepfels this country have working coun· Wright Community, which FathBY DOROTHY EASTMAN numbers of citizens, are underer Comerford helped launch. An newest magazine will make its cils," he said. standably horrified by what Neil Kluepfel is a remarkable debut. "Ecology Today" will Survival of the church is inter-faith group, the Christian abortion really, means when rec- . man. In a time when many Cathkeep readers abreast of the eco- based on an effective, function- Community was intrumental in ognizably human forms are de- olic publications are foundering nomic, political, social and moral ing parish council," he added founding the tenants' associastroyed," the statement said. on the shoals, he has success- changes forcing their way into emphatically. "The days are past tion. "They grow ever more critical fully launched three magazines modern life. After pressing unsuccessfully when one or two priests can of the claim that legalized abor- in the religious field, and is , "The extent of these changes take on every function in the for repairs, improved police protection and narcotics control, tion is morally justified because preparing to launch another. will dwarf anything we have ex- parish." The editorial offices of Twenty- perienced, anything this country the tenants launched their strike human life at this level is not Mr. Kluepfel thinks that many in April, 1970, turning rental viable outside the life support Third' Publications are in the has ever' known," Mr. Kluepfel pastors may be reluctant to monies over to the tenants' seaport town of West Mystic; says. "There will be drastic system of the mother's body. organize parish councils because group to be held in escrow. Connecticut. Mr. Kluepfel and changes in our life styles as Created Equal In January, anticipating the his charming wife Pat traveled home owners, citizens, students." they fear that they may be a "flash in the pan" to parishion- cou'rt action, the association ad"How long can we meaning- up the coast recently to lecture "Our generation owns the ers. fully say that all men are cre- to religious education coordinavised strike participants to keep ~orld. It will be very difficult ated equal while the innocent tors of the Fall River diocese. or spend the money themselves. Needed Preparation for us. It will be much easier for unborn are sacrificed to personal Explaining his decision to deBoth Kluepfels are experienced the kids," he said. "A parish has to be prepared fy the court order, Father Comwhim, convenience, or that new in the publishing business. Pat test of Americanisni in 'our, in- has a professional teaching , The magazine will be written for a council through an adult erford said that the court and in a popular vein' and will have education program in order to creasingly technologic and im- background' and Nei'l was a CCD on-the-scene photo features. It develop a pastoral mentality. To the NHA "are talking only about personal age: the qualification of teacher. They were acutely returning the money, not about being perfect, or being wanted, aware of· the great need on the will be published every other turn over authority in any mea- the conditions at Stella Wright. month, alternating with a fast sure to parishioners, the pastor or being viable?" There wouldn't be a strike if part of people in the field of paced newsletter and will report Statement signers included Dr. religious formation for. expert on problems, promising devel- has to see confidence in those they would fix the elevators, replace the broken lights and do Joseph Stanton of Tufts Medical advice, so' four years ago they opments and "action ,programs" parishioners," he said. A pastor often feels that it is something about security." School here; Charles E. Rice, jumped into the icy waters of in the' areas of populatiqn, food professo'r of law at Notre Dame magazine publishing. They have production, transportation, con- dangerous to the parish community for him to give up control. . University; Dr. Herbert.Ratner 'not regretted it, servation of resources, environ· Parishioners who would like an of Oak Park, Ill.; and the Rev. "Going into business for your- mental quality, government, inDr. Albert' C. Outler, professor self requires a lot of discipline,", dustry, education and communi- , effective council in their parishes must first prove to the pastor Roofing Contractor of systematic theology at the Mr. Kluepfel confided. A well cation. that they are responsible." Perkins School of Theology, built man with the merry blue ' STEEPLE JACK WORK "The emphasis on adult educaSouthern Methodist University, eyes and grey beard of a sea- _ '"Why Are They. Dying? A Specialty Dallas, Tex. captain, he comes from' a family , The last few years have seen , tion is the most promising de488 Cumberland Street involved in th,e publishing field. the demise of a frightening num- velopment in the church today,'" North Attleboro, Mass. of, Catholic publications. ber Mr. Kluepfelsaid. "Many, many His father was circulation manProtest Nicaraguan 1-695-0322 . "What has been' happening?" we parishes are having film,discusager of "The New Yorker." 1-401-726-0495 asked the successful publisher. sion and lecture series and there "Religion Teacher's Journal" Priest's Expulsion "Catholic publishing has never seems to be a real effort to plan MANAGUA (NC)-The Jesuit was the Khiepfels' first venture. provincial for Central America A monthl:}'. magazine that fea- been a lucrative type of busi- adult education that will suit the protested the expulsion of, one tures teaching techniques, en- ness," he said. "The magazines needs of parishioners." The church is living in a time of his priests by the Nicaraguan richment articles and resource tended to think in terms of the government and being kept in information, it reaches 40,000 big seculars and staffed .heavily. of great challenge, the publisher , subscribers. Pat Kluepfel is They became very expensive op- declared. "But I see hidden in the dark about the case. o.ver 35 Years erations. Then Vatican II came the difficulties the bare bones of The provincial, Father Fran· editor. of Satisfied Service along and caused rethinking and progress. It could be that from For Parents cisco Estrada, also defended FaReg. Master Plumber 7023 Something for the primary retrenching. " some of our problems will come ther Jose' Antonio Sanjinez, JOSEPH RAPOSA, JR. Retrenching proved too diffia new type of sharing that will Spanish-born student chaplain educators-the parents-was an806 NO. MAIN STREET cult for many and circulation make the parish more vital than at the Central American Univer- other great need so the KluepFall River 675-7497 in this com· loss killed off more ever before." sity, against the charges of su~· fels released the "Parent Educa- petltive .business. version that resulted in his de- . tor" monthly that is geared to Realistic thinking may be the the interests and needs of portation Jan. 21. , key to the Kluepfeels' success in Father Estrada said that, as couples with grade school age this difficult field. Their staff is children. Religious education in the chaplain's superior, he had small and dedicated to excela right to know the details of the home. home-school relationlence. The publishing couple ~hiid rearing and husband· ships, the charges, but that the 'govseems to be content with the are its prime wife reiationship ernment withheld them from interest areas. This magazine is fact that they are certainly not him. ROUTE 6-between Fall River and New Bedford edited by Alan Kluepfel, Neil's on the road to amassing a for-brother. . . tune. And they work like blazes. One of New England's Finest Facilities Favor Equal Rights Since Mr. Kluepfel is editor Neil is editor of the company's NEW YORK (NC)-The na· third publication, "Today's Par- of a magazine dedicated to the tional United Methodist wom- ish." It includes features on principle that parish councils are Now Available for en's organization endorsed the s u c c e s s f u I parish programs an integral and necessary part principle of a federal equal rights throughout the country in the of every parish, we asked if he ~ amendment for women here at fields of parish councils, liturgy, sees an upswing in the number the Board of Missions' Women's adult education, community ac· of parishes with working counFOR DETAILS CALL MANAGER-636-2744 or 999-6984 : Division executive committee tion, ecumenism, catechetics and cils. 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Study 'American Sysrem : Bernadette Devlin, apparentl'y none the worse for having' ~pent several months in prison during the p~st year, 'came to the United States rece~tly, ~or the seco,nd ',time in 18 months, to win m'oral and fmandal support for the civil rights movement in , f , h 1 I nd At the tion period follb'j'lng her add~es.s Nort ern . r~ a, : . at the Universit)( of Marylanc,1 If tiI1;1e Of her first VISit, a year she advocated tfue overthrow] of • ago last Summer, I thought th: U. S. Gover~mcnt, she s~id,

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"congratulate .th~ gentlcman ~ on his astufeness of mind ... The answer is yes." \' i; The Irish are ,ioted for ~his kind of rhetorical bravado, but , I

mo~t o~ the time: they know ~nd theIr listeners know that t1"cy are only tryingl to break the, mo~otony with ~ little innocti)t' mirth,' " MSGR.. I _have' the iJTlp'ression,', h~w­ ever that Miss Devlin'lacks the 'GEORC:;E G. typi~al (?) Irish :sense of hun;lOr , . and doesn't go in for innocent HIGGIINS mirth - or 'in ~~y event, not AT COUNCIL MEETING:' Cha~les Tilden of Baltimore, Md:J'right;.current ~hairmai1 when she is sp~aking in public of the United States Catholic Conference Advisory Co~ncil; confers With, Fath~r James about the evilsl of capitali~!Yl Rausch 'left council assistant general secre tary, and -Bishop J~seph L. Bernardm, CounJ'his time, however,' while I, and the need to replace the capcil ge~~ral';ecretary, at the semi-annual. meeeting of the counCil at Bon Secours Retreat 'still think that her cause is a italistic system 'jwith a systhiJ House Marriottsville, Md. NC Photo. 'good one and that it merits the, of reyolution~,ry socialism: " sUPP'Qrt oJ, the American people" ,In other words,' it would apI have the, impression that she pear that she re~lly wasn't k:idis foolishly trying, to cover too ding when she' slaid at the Unimuch grc'und in her staccato- versity of Madl~md that $he like speeches' and, wMse than favors the oveftim:iw of the , that, ,I am afraid that she may U. S. Governmenr I . , have become' a prisoner of her Workers Not Ilnterested I ' MARRIOTTSVILLE (N C) The council- 10 bishops, 10 can be corrected except through education," , own rather primitive anti-capiCommon senselwould seem Ito "The Church in miniature" priests. 10 Religious and 20 lay talistic ideology. dictate that, ev~n if she feels that's how members of the U. ~, men-met recently at' Bon Se"Even if the Church loses By that I mean ,that instead that, way a,bout ~he matter, she Catholi~ Conferenc;e (NSCC) adcours. Retreat House her~ in peopre when,'it takes stands, it of concentratin'g on the one sub- ought to hold Her peace until viso~y council describe them-Maryland, Their main task wa~ had no choice but to keep taking ject she knows something about" she and her col'l~agues in ~he selves.' i to advise the 25 bishops on the these ~tands," ,' from personal experience-name- Irish civil rights tnovementhave Conference ad;ninistrafive board "'rHe' Church has an advan~ . Iy, the plight of the working straightened out he situation \in ~'~;';'~'''''';'~'''''''i~'~'~;''''''~i''''''~'~d'i'~';''''''~h~ what they felt. the priorities tage the government' doesn't class in Northern Ireland-she Ulster. Meanwhile, if she war in Vietnam as rapidly as should be in USCC's depart- have, It doesn't havee to answer seems to be posing as something' has any spare tirrle between cd,n'bl ments of education, communicato all the· people in the next of an expert 6n the war in Viet- frontations acrossI the barricades POSSI The e" Wall Street Journal is not' ,tl'()nS, health, international af~ election." nam, the race problem in' the in Belfast, she mi1ght well dev6te the only spokesman for Ameri- 'fairs and 'social development. Established in 1969, the adUnited States, American capital- some of it to, more care~ul can capitalism to have taken "What do each of you see in visory council meets twice this position on the war in Viet- your' own minds as the most ism, the crisis in the Middle East, study of, ,the American system, yearly, immediately prior to the and the revolutionary struggle I offer· this gdtuitous sugges- nam. More diligent: homework urgent problems in your areas?" USCC administrative board, so going on in certain countries of tion for the reasoh that her pres- on Miss Devlin's part' before 'asked John O'Neill, director of that the board can 'copsider its Latin America. ent state of knowledge about tre she came to the United States USCe's research, plans and prorecommendations, The board Same Root Cause situation in the Wnited Statest- for her second, round of fund grams office. "What things are takes, these recommendations Her a'pproach to each of these notable, for exalnlPle, with' te- raising events would have alerted pushing harder on people than very seriously, according to problems is very simplistic and , gard 'to our involv~ment in the her to the fact that, two years other thing~?" , Father Jame's Rausch, USCC asvery self-assured. In two of her Vietnam War-lehves somethihg ,ago, when' F9 r il,me Magazine , Discussions at the meeting sistant general secretary, Washington ,speeches 'she took to be desired. ~ i, (which is aimed': l!lmost exclu- 'Were free-flowing and honest Broad Spectrum the position that all of these She seems to think that the sively at' so-called capitalists) with sllbject matter 'ranging Sonie council members were problems, together w.ith the crisis· cause of this' c nflict can be asked' several hundred leading from jobs of the USCC to the -skeptical about the 'amount of in Northern Ireland, make, up 'traced ,back almbst eXclusiv~ly American businesf; men what role of the modern Church: influence they actually have on one ball of wax and that they to ~er favorite 1W:~ippiJlg, bqy, theY were hoping for from the "They're asking .for, an inthe 'administrative board, but can all be traced ba~k to the ,American capitalism, and th~t ,new Nixon Administration, a creased budget every year, most 'felt their opinions counted, same root' cause, namely capital· the only way to end the conflict Jarg~ majority 'repWid that they wonder if this has to be?" . "I honestly think bishops are ism, Furthermore her remedy for is to replace caJ,italism with a were hoping, first of all, for a terribly interested in finding out each of them is the same system of revolu'tionary spcial- speedy end to the war in Viet. Must Take Stand' what a large cross-section of namely, s,ocialis!ll. ism and to put th~I working c1a~,s nam. "Agitating the Christian con', Catholics think," said Bishop At the fisk of b~ing unch.ival- ,in c~arge Of t~r:' s~s~em, t?e Romantic Appraisal science to social consciousness James J, Hpgan of Altoonarous to a lovely lildy who IS at workmg c1assbemg; 10 her corMiss Devlin may find it some-to really 'Love thy n'eighbor' the same time a very dedicated sidered judgment, '''the onJy C1a~s what awkward to face up to facts -this is something we must do," Johnstown: Pa" one advisory council member. and very effective social reform- in society 'that has a:, pri e,', such as. these, but,' if she is as "r wonder if there's some way Advisory council memberser, I am inclined to think that 'because it produces the wealth 'smart as (think she is, she will Miss Devlin is beginning to ..(ake of the world." I" : ' want to ,weigh' them in the bal- tha"t we can get across that what 'some elected, some appointedrepresent a broad spectrum' of herself arid. her socialist ideology Miss Devlin is entitled to th1s ance before she gives any more we're trying to communicate is , ,American' Catholics:' Lay memo a 'little too 'seriousi y and that ' opinion, but she bught to knor' speeches about the current situ- Jesus Christ?" , "In the mind of the black bers 'of the gr'oup are houseshe ,really doesn't know as that, for better orl for worse, t~e ation in the United States, man,_ there is no '1il11it to the wives, educators, lawyers, polimuch about all of the above- working. class inl this, coun,tv American,,' capitalism has mentioned problems as she ap- really isn't interested 10 soclal- many 'things to' answer for, bu't wealth of the Holy Roman' CaUi- ticians: journalists., urban planolic Church, There's no way this ners', parently thinks she does. 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other words-to putit,even more bluntly-I am afraid she may be on the verge of becoming a bit of a demagogue. ..


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h~r Washington speeches, can serve ,to illustrate the point I am trying to make about the' change th?t seem~ t~· have come o~er MISS Devlm· smce she was first catapulted into the he~dlines arid became, an international c~lebrity a couple of years ago~ 'When' asked during the 'ques-

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'It. rather ironic th~t 'on Feb. 10-;;- , what ,doctrmalre 'apout Amenthe very day thatl Miss·· Devfi,njs 'can' capitalism and much too anti-capitalistic s~~e(:~ at George- romantic and senti~ental in' her town was reoorted' 10, the~ local - appraisal of th,e American work'~~per-the Wall Street Journal ing class., She is not th~ fi~st again editoriafizedl very strongly' socialist to have made thiS mlsagainst the inva'sion of Laos anrJ take, and, sad to Say, will probargued in moral <rot -economi~) ,ably not be the last.,








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WASHINGTON (NC) ~ What so many people have been call'jng a "generation gap" may turn , , out to be an education gap. This is an opinion put forward hy somc competent scholars in, connection with a new Census Bureau study which shows there has been an "expiosive" increase in the amount of education young Americans have received in the iast 30 years. Research has shown that those who havc attended college are generally more liberal in their attitudes toward sex, politics, child rearing and religion than those who have not gone on to higher education, according to i Prof. Theodore Newcomb of the University of Michigan. "And there is much !110re in common between the educC\ted y.oung and the educated old, the., between the educated young and the less-educated young," he added... . . Kenneth KenIston, a Yale scholar concerned with the youth culture, said he feels "an enormous amount of the generation di.ffer,7 nce is attributable to educatIOn. The ,Census· Bureau, study shows: High School Diplomas The proportion of. young . Ameriean adults with college degrees has almost tripled, up from . 6 to 16 per cent, since ).940. The ,.proportion of, young adults with one or more years of, college education has morc

:. Pri'ce Tag LANSING (NC) - Michigan Gov. William G. Milliken has earmarked $24 million in his 1971-72 state budget to help defray the possible cost of transferring 75,000 non public school students to public schools next . September. He told the legislature passage of the state consti- ,. tutional amendment last November prohibiting public aid to nonpublic schools could mean 150,000 children will be transferred to public schools in Michig:lO by 1975.



than doubled, up from 13 to 31 per cent, in the same time. The proportion . of young adults with high school diplomas or more has gone from 38 to 75 per cent.· (Keniston ·said: "It is absolutely. unprecedented in world histo~y to have 75 per cent of an age group with at Icast a high school education.") The fathers of almost twothirds of these in college today did not go beyond high school. The total numbcr of young people betwecn 14 and 24 years Qf· age increased to 40 million (47 per cent) since 1960. They now comprise 20 per cent of the population (a 5 per cent increase in 10 years. and the highest pcrcentage since i 940). College' Students The number of college students increased from 4.5 million. in the 1964-65 academic year to 7,';4 million in 1969.70. The num~er' of black college students increased even faster than the total, .from 234000 to 492,000. Blacks, comprising 11 per cent of the population went from 5 to.7 per cent of the college population. Of all tl:lose 16 to 24 years of age, 43 per cent are in school, 33 per ce!lt work, 7 per cent are in military. ~ervi~!l, . 3 per. cent are uncmploy.ed, 14 per cent are the labor force. The median age of the pOplllation dropped to 27.6 years iii 1970, the lowest in 40 years. However, it is not expected tIJ get any lower but to rise, as.the "war boom" babies grow older, ~itting a median of 30 years by 1985.

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VISITS NO. ATTLEBORO: In continuing his visits to parishes throughout the Diocese, Bishop Cronin preached at St Mary's Church on Ash Wednesday night and then met parishioners. Top: Onlookers elated at the attention given by the Bishop to two of the younger· members of the parish. Bottom : All age brackets rejoice at meeting Bishop Cronin.




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the guidelines state. Continued from Page One "Institutional change is at the Development, was also released heart of the cycle of poverty," at the news conference.The money for the campaign the criteria continues. "Attackwas contributed by Catholics in ing the basic causes of poverty collections in their parishes last is an objective of the Campaign for Human Development." Nov. 22. Attending the news conferCommenting on the amount raised, Bishop Dempsey said t:nce with Bishop Dempsey were the collection 'was "all the more Bishop Joseph L. Bernardin,gennotable in that ... it was real- eral secretary of the United ized during a' period of wide- States 'Catholic Conference, and Dr. Albert Wheeler, chairman spread economic recession." He said the campaign's pur- of the campaign's national ,com' pose is not only to raise money mittee and the Detroit archdiand disburse it to the poor. He oceses's Christian, Service direcsaid the effort is also aimed at tor. dispelling myths about poverty " Bishop Dempsey described the and educating the more affluent . campaign as "only a beginning." He said "none of us associated to assist those in need. "In this respect, too, the cam- with the campaign int'ends to paign appears to have made 'an rest on his. laurels." auspicious start,'~ the bishop He said the campaign's 1971 ..... said. collection would be taken 'up in ". Campaign officials noted that Catholic parishes throughout the the total eollected would prob- country next Nov. 21. ably exceed $8.5 million, because five dioceses had not reported at the time the latest figure':-$8,428,847.92-was comYoung adults between the piled. ages of 21 and 30 are invited -to According to campaign plans, join the Chi-Rho. Club' of New 75 percent of the money col- Bedford, designed to involve this I~cted in each diocese is remitage group in spiritual, cultural, ted to the national level, while social and athletic activities. A 25 percent remainS .at the dioce- recent event on the club prosan level 'for use in funding lo- gram was a "relIgious happencal Human Development pro- ing," climaxed by a folk Mass, grams. held at St. Joseph's Hall, Tucker Under the 75-25 per cent form- Road, North Dartmouth. Prosula, funds received at the na- pective members may contact tional level from the dioceses Miss Rita Belisle at telephone now total $6, I 82,916.42. In ad- 675-7749 for the Westport and dition, donations from religious Fall River area; and Miss Jane orders, institutions and individ- Wrigley, 999-6663, for New Beduals come to $79,268.30-mak- ford and Dartmouth. ing a total re ceived at the national level of $6,262,184.72. 0000000oooooOooooooooo The guidelines note that, "partlcular attention" would be. given to groups seeking funding for programs covering employment /J d opportunity, health, housing, ed~a. ~-nc. ucation, social action, legal rights and community' organization. "Strongly encouraged are those projects which will gener365 NORTH FRONT STREET ate cooperation among and 'WithNEW BEDFORD . in diverse groups in the inter992-5534 est of a more integrated and mutually understanding society," OOOOOOOOOOOOOOO00000

. During the recent we get i the children off for a day to t~e .Rhode .Islan~ Sc~oo.l of IDesign Museum on College HIll m Provldenc~. Thls l~a iP~r­ feet spot to take children for a short and WI orthwhl1e np . Unlike many museums . I. . which are so large that they for the past tDt yea:s, thils IS . . '. . ';. quite '. an' accumulatIOn, even reqmre s~eclal stamma to when you takei.into account! ~hat ' make the full rounds, .the I have managed to JTIisplace . RISD' museum . ..i s . small enough quite a few. I I: to visit in two.,.~OUI·S or so. It I d~cided to paste each r~cipc has another ver.y good', feature, n a file card and place' it I in a · d .. fee 0 I I. h at IS, ~o a mission.. . small wooden recipe box i that .MY"ehlldren were Impresse~I havE;. This, w!~t:ltalol)g', ~uite with .t.he tomb .and mu~my well until I foJnd my mind wan-. which seem to e~clte all chlldr~n, dering as eacH recipe I clilpped HARVEY A. BENDER but they were also taken up with b ht ith it a flood of mem.. f' , dR' roug w " the relIg~ou.s olgures ~n enals- 'ories: Here wa's that· red' velvet, sance paintings of which the m.u- cake recipe th~tmakes a t5eauseum has .a s~~11 but select dls- tiful looking dke (a' recipe i that' play. In additIOn, Jaso~ :-vas everyone priZ~S), the Trifl~. (a struck by the modern paintings delightful dessert) that brought which the rest qf us found rather raves fro~ m~ guests one \eveRev. Harold J: Wilson, Cathogrotesque. ning, that eas/but tasty Straw- lic chaplain at S.M.U., an'Sculpture ?arden berry, Banana, IQuickie (I rt,ade nounces·that Dr. Harvey A. BenI, persona~ly enjoy the muse- a mental note to have thi~ on der, senior staff member of the urn s collectIOn of $culpture and the family menu_soon) and Ithat Radiation Laboratory at Notre the layout of the central' garden great recipe fbI' eggplant ;with Dame and lecturer for the AIBS which features ivy and a few the unusual name Swooned Visiting Biologist Program, will selected trees, set off with ex- Priest. ' i be the James L. Connolly Lecturer at S.M.U. this semester. Dr. cellent sculpture. All the gardens All the' Gontributors I are simple but very warm and J ' ' I ' Bender will conduct a two-d'ay. inviting and completely lacking As the cutt1ng went on the workshop entitled Genetics: Isl the austerity of many formal faces of the w9men who hald .so sues Present and Future, com' kindly recipes JWlth mencing with a lecture open to p la n t I'ngs . . ,shared . their I We have found this an excel- m~ and my leaders ca~, to the public at 7:30 ~.M. Marc~ lent place to take the children mind. ,All ~hel wome? In IllY 16 in room 227, Group II Buildbecause it is rather close to mother s gUild, my fnends, co- ing. home, it offers fhem an oppor- \ workers and just about e~ery During our lifetime, states Dr. tunity to savor a sma II sampling wom~n I, ever Im~t who en,joys Bender, we may see artificial of art in very nice settings, and cooking has cort.nbuted recrpes. hUman development and the posit is of a' size to visit without The joy when I, found ~ome sibility' of the direct modification getting exhausted. that I thought II ,had lost, 1>uch of man genetically as well as On the few occasions when we as Mrs. Baressijs Braciola retipe, behaviorally. The scientist is have manag'ed to get our trio to was unbelievabll~' and as I the concern~d with how this' power the Museum of Fine Arts in Bos- stack of file :cards grew rand is handled. ton we have found that the com- grew, Melissa said, "Gee, Mom, I. Among Youngest bination of the ride, the crowds you oug h t' to 'wrrte a coo kb 0 I0k" . 1 and the walking have left them Well, who I~nows, perhaps Besides being one. of the with little desire to return again. someday. But for the presentijust youngest . professo~s in the hisActually, with a large museum, getting them 6rganized was a tory of the University of Notre the best thing is to select one pleasure and a ~light stroll dbwn. Dame, Dr. Bender·was Assistant or two ou~standing displays and a memory lane !paved with good Professor at the University of to stay With those J'ather than eating. : : Illinois, a U. S. Public Health wander from one room to anThis was (an,d still is) a ;fav- Post-Doctoral Fellow at the Uniother, Last year, for inst~nce, orite of mine. I~appeared' in: one versity of California at Berkeley; " we took them up to see the of mv ver.y first columns when and the National Science Fount' I ·1 Andrew Wyeth show, and they I wrote about a marvelous Ital- odation-In-Serivce Institute Proenjoyed that despite the crowds ian cook, Mrs. Frank (Lena) Bar- fessor at Purdue. He was also a ... because we limited ourselves. to resi of Holy R~sary Church in U. S. Public Health Special FelWyeth and, the' museum lunch Fall River. Mr~. Barresi stated low at the California' Institute room. . at that time thkt it was on~ of of Technology and a Gosney ReAt any rate, for a pleasant and her husband's fJvorites and Jfter search Fellow. Connected witt quiet trip with the children (we tryingit,out OnlJOeI must admit Notre Dame since 1961, Dr. Benhave never found the RISD Mu- it became one °lf his. der has been a lecturer for the seum to be crowded), we would Braciole AIBS Visiting Biologists Prosuggest a morning's trip to ProvI' J .' I gram since 1966. idence and College Hill. 3 Yz Inch th1ck slIces of, top . h round steak (about a pound and a hald I In the Kite en This past February vacation 4 slices salt pork I chopped parsley, season to taste. was quiet and leisurely. One day 2 chopped h~rd boiled e~gs Spread filling on steak and Joe and I, spent a few hours 2 Tablespoon~ P a I'm e S a' n roll as you would a jellyroll, Tie shopping in Cambridge and ancheese I !• rolled steak with. string. other day we took the children 4 thin slices Ichopped sal~mi 5) Brown the meat in a skillet to the Rhode Island School of I c1ov~ garlid, minced : in two tablespoons of shorten-. I Tablespoon Ichopped par~ley Design Museu,,? and, ~hen out to " ing. our very faVOrIte italIan Re.stausalt and pepper to tastel 6) Pour tomato mixture over rant for lunch. However, all in I large can Italian tom!ltoes and simmer about 2lf2 hours or all" it was a restful week with I can tomato! ~aste ' . an hour spent here, or there '1 teaspoon drIed sweet tiasll' until tender. cleaning up the odds and. ends I I teaspoon s~lt. i never get ~round to during my 0'1), In a sauce~an' combine: the' busy schedule. . ,tomatoe~, tomdto paste, ~asil .BEFORE YOU One project I got under~ay and I teaspoon of. salt. Simmer .' BUY -TRY (and thIS one has been hanging 20 mnutes.·. . "I in abeyance for more years than I eare to mention) was to cut! 2) Pound the.lsalt pork untlll It out the recipes that I have been become~ a sm?oth. paste ~nd saving from these columns. ,spread It o~ steak as you W;Uld OU)SMOBllE When one considers that I· butter.. , Oldsmobile-Peugot~.~oe,na,-!It have been. printing on·the aver- ' 3), Prepare filling by mi~ing 67 Middle Street,' Fairhaven age o( fifty-two a yo", ogg" eheo" g"he .od



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chairmen of parish or· are asked to submit for this column to The O. Box 7, fall River

ST. JOSEPH, ATTLEBORO The Women's Guild will sponsor a "Mother and Daughter Night" on Tuesday evening, March 9. The program will open with a Mass at 6:30 and will be followed bya supper at Sandy's. The entertainment will be provided by the "Harmonettes." For reservations call Jackie Rocheleau at 226-0003. Tickets are $4.00 each. A Girl Scout Ecumenical Service will be conducted on Sunday afternoon at 3 o'clock. Girl Scouts and clergymen from the Attleboro Area will join the parish group for this special service. HOLY NAME, FALL RIVER The Women's Guild will hold a meat pie supper from 5 to 7 Saturday, March 6 at the school hull. Tickets ate available from Mrs. Richard Fleming, guild' president, and from Mrs. Frank Kingsley and Mrs. Richard Wordell, supper co-chairmen. OUR LADY OF. ANGELS, FALL RIVER Sunday will be a Day of Prayer for the parish. Hours of adoration for organizations and individuals are llisted in the bulletin. It will also be a Communion Sunday for all women of the parish and Children of Mary will hold a breakfast meeting following 8 o'clock Mass. Lenten Masses are celebrated at 7 A.M. and 4 P.M., Monday 'through Saturday. Stations 01' the Cross will be held at 3:45 p.M. each Friday. A parish mission is slated for the week of March 14, with Rev. Charles J. Dunn, S.J. as director. Services will be held at 7 each evening. A CYO fashion show will take place at 7:30 Wednesday night, March 10 at the Coachmen restaurant. Members of the Holy Rosary Sodality ~i11 attend a Communion breakfast followi'1g 8 o'clock Mass Sunday morning, March 14. ST. MARY, NEW BEDFORD The Women's guild will present a fashion show at 8 Wed-. nesday night, March lOin the school auditorium. Tickets are available from Eileen Forgue and Gertrude Mello, ticket chairmen.

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SINSINAWA (NC)-Some 300 Oominican Sisters of Sinsinawa agreed generally to continue teaching at 20 high schools they staff throughout the country. The Wisconsin meeting was called primarily to discuss a I,OOO-page report prepared by a Washington, D. C., research firm, dealing with the Sisters' involvement at the 20 schools. The community owns five of the schools. The others are operated by dioceses and parishes. The report noted that since • J 964, the schools staffed by the community have decreased from 26 to 20, while in the last four years the community's teaching nuns decreased from 354 to 273.

OUR LADY Of MT. CARMEL, NEW BEDFORD PTA members heard a discussion of the Model Cities program at their last meeting, and also were informed of plans to open a Portuguese library in New Bedford. Mrs. Lea Vieira and Mrs. Irene Almeida will be hostesses for the March meeting of the organization. . OUR LADY OF THE CAPE, BREWSTER Mrs. Russell Broadbent and Mrs. Frank Foley will be hostesses for the regular meeting of the Women's Guild scheduled for 8 Tuesday night, March 9 in the church hall. Dr. Paul Affleck, executive director of the Residential Rehabilitation Center in Brewster, will discuss the rehabilitation of handicapped children. ST. MARK'S, ATTLEBORO FAILLS All couples interested in forming a Young Couples Club are asked to contact. Mr. and Mrs. Donald Ouellette at 222-8262. A four-session training course for CCD teachers will be ~eld from 7-9 on the evenings of March 8, 17, 22 and 31. Sessions will be held in the rectory basement. ST. MARY'S, SO. DARTMOUTH The Women's Guild will hold its regular monthly business meeting at 8 o'clock on Tuesday evening, March 9 and hear, the names of nominees for the slate of officers for the coming year. Mrs. George O'Brien is chairman of the nominating· committee. The program following the business session will consist of a lecture on Project Lighthouse by Miss Arlene Arruda and a discussion period. Miss Arruda, daughter of a guild member, is director of this project that supplies a temporary shelter for boys and girls under 18 years of age who are on drugs. Wednesday evening, March 17 has been set aside for the annual Irish Night. Refreshments will be served, a concert by the men's choir under the direction of Lucy Gramde, parish organist, and the presentation of a dancing demonstration by Monte of Antero's Dance Studio. Reservations 'are limited and all are urged to make them as soon as possible with Mrs. Donald Flaherty, 4-4347 or Mrs. John O'Hayre, 3-3186. OUR LADY OF HEALTH, FALL RIVER The Apostolate of Religious Education announces the beginning of a, series of seminars on Family Life on Thursday, March 4, at 7 in the evening. The series will be based on the work of Urban G. Steinmetz, nationally known author and lecturer on Family Life. The series will be held in the church hall on Somerset Street. A program of parent preparntion for the sacrament of Confirmation begins Sunday, March 7, at 3:30-5:00. This will be the first in a series of six sessions for both parents and their children. The Adult Supper Club will meet on Sunday, March 7, at 6 in the evening. The discussion and lecture will begin at 7 in the evening. '


Mississippi Kills AborHon Bill JACKSON (NC) - A House committee of the Mississippi legisluture by an 11-2 vote killed a bill which would have stripped the state abortion law of virtually all restrictions. A massive letter writing campaign by residents from all parts of the state was credited with bringing about defeat of the measure. Opposition cume principally from the Right to Life Committee of the Catholic Natchez-Jackson diocese, Protes-

tant and Jewish clergymen, The ill-fated bill had been introduced by Rep. Robert Lennon of Hattiesburg. It would have allowed abortions for any reason up to the 24th week of pregnancy. The measure was referred to the House Judiciary "A" Committee which voted against the bill five minutes after u public hearing on the measure had been concluded. Meanwhile a less stringent

measure to amend the state abortion law was introduced by Rep, William Tisclale, only member of the legislature who is a physician. The present law permit.s abortion only to save the life of an expectant mother. The Tisdale bill would ullow abortion whetl birt.h would be 'a serious threat to the expectant mother's mental or physical health, and when the pregnancy results from rape ur incest.

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Medicine in the Western World Medicine encompasses thei en- has gradually changed from "the tire area of hum~n bio~chemistry, art of healil}g" to a science of ,pharmacology, hursing, 'hospital survival: As with all technoloadministration,l as well" as the gies, the technology of medicine physicians and" sur::geons' \yho has advanced at a rate governei:l iipply medical technology to) the . by socia 1 dcma'nd. But, contrary indiVidual patibni., This' ,\rast' to the normalevo'lution of highly complex ',has, e~olve<;l'i~to at sosocial~significant" technologies, cial' "estate" of enormous prothe control of medical technoI-- .portion with ~urprisingly t'ittl.e ogy h~s 'remain'ed in the hands, 'social control. I . ' of an elite few ... the medically ,Doctors Must Fa<:e- Persons Now , , educated.' " , ',True, licensing of' .practitiohers and other 'statie' cOhtr~ls: have beeni~!ititute? Ifc)r, ,pubnc-. h~a.iW protectlO'1,wltIi" such I,eglsl~tlo.n' .r, ,b€dng~inainly' ~riHen and insti~" By 'tut~d 'by" the. professions' themselves.: But', neither the, m'edical B'URlrON L. .educators nor the medlc'a1 fr~ter. BENSON nities have prJpared their·': 'con. 'stituencies fori the ..delug~ of moral and social.issues npw isud'ifIi::I::r@?I:?EK:r'I::I:fif: r denly become reality or, 'nearMost other technologies, hav- reality. I ,ing higli social' significance have The medical doctor has ~ain­ come under the control of the tained a mystique over the ~ears I I people through local, and ·federal and has ,rema,ined, aloof from goverment. COl}sider power gen- many questionJ previously ileleeration, telephone, television and gated torelig16n, philosophy or radio communications. Most of politics. He hilk his own moral the ',elements of our personal code, and it se~ved well as Ilong ,surviv,al eventually coine, under" 'as his patients could be cohsid~ government control and govern- " ered malfunctioning orga~islJ1s ment subsidy.' But the c,~,~e and" that could be jmade m,~re, pomprese~,vation of human l~fe r~- ' fortab.le atld/.o~ be,· repalf:d-:,. mains in the hands of pn~ately. Total survIval of the I.ndlvld_r~gulated fraternities ,of' special- ual was once I ~,he busines:s of ized, individuals. Even in soCial- ,the Church .. The doctor duld ist coun tries" socialized m~dicine' only be e~pectf(i' to help a: percan only control cost .'factors, son to travel the road towards not technology. ' 'Turn to p~ge sev~ntee*



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' Welby' Dr. '. M arcus, ,M . D" has become the medical idol of tel, evision watchers all over Amer. 'h e ica.- Each Tuesd ay' ' evening and his motorcycle riding assistant,,' Dr: Stephen Kiley, M.D., enter millions ,of homes with their latest episode 'of medical prowesss. They have won the hearts of ,faithful television viewers-and TV critics as well




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The Scriptures recognize God's , I, I creative, healipg energy oJ;lerating through th~ ha~ds and rt:art of the doctor, He who once l said, "I,' the Lord am your h~aler" (Ex 15:26), 'heals ,throug~ the sensitive finge.'rs of" the surgeon

'A pilot 'tape, "Learning about the Liturgy," is now available. Relatively, inexpensive . ($3.75 each), the cassette uses a sta'nd'ard tape speed of 1-718 ips. Side I, "New Approaches, to' the Eucharist," features' three ten-





and,their honest ~acing of, the 8y social issues' affecting d o c t o r . and patient alike. They seem to FR. C~RL combine the personal warmth of P FEIFER, S.J. . the old-fashioned country doc-


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God endows mel) with, the knowledge to glory in his mighty w'orks Through which the doctor eases pain and the druggist ,prepares' his medicine; Thus God's creative work con-

Pan Am ,has them . So does JAL (Japanese Air Lines) and Iberia and Braniff. I am' not speaking about jumbo jets, but tiny cassettes for tape recorders, You can now walk' down the streets of Paris 'or Rome with a portable: machine slung' over your shoulder and enjoy an unaccompanied tour' around 'these marvelous cities., But those firms, as many businesses do, also use tape cassettes for other purposes - to train fresh personnel, to explain new procedures, to conduct com-

tinues without cease in its,I effi!cacy on the surface of the earth ,," /. , I .. , ,'" ('SI'r 38'. 1'::~8):



Dr. Welby, M,D. seems to , epitomize the medical profession praised in the Scriptures: "Hoid the physician' in honor, for he 'is esssential to you, and God it was who established his profession, From God the doctor' who has his wisdom . . . His knowledge makes the doctor distinguished

, Life's Approaches Change in All Fields-T~ey Run the ' -Gamut' from :Tr~msport~tion to Liturgy.

for the Bishops' Committee -on the Liturgy wonders if this modern and rapidly developing medium, for communication might ' not serve the cause of worship in a similar fas!;lion. We should know in about six months,




and the discerning diagnosis of the PhYSician!' It. is true j that there are doctors who betr~y the ideals of theirl profe~sion, ~,:a~ing. , adva,ntage of other s affll~tlOns to build. a penl,sonal fortun'T' But t~e de(lIc~ted do~tor, at thF service of life and health, armed with ,the powe~s ,of hu~an ,comqasslOn andi .the ,eqUipment ofl modern .medical , " tech~ology, akes tanglbl1e the. , healing. p~werl o~ God., . j. Chnst s Hea.tmg, MinistrY hile all h~man work, :sci~ntlflC research and technology In,c1uded'Sharesl in God's crFative Turn to 1age sevente~n





Holy Week Liturgy," ·likewise includes three programs of similar length. Atten t'IOn S pan Bne ' f




liturgy taking effect this year throughout our land 'and in Canada. , Videotape cartridges. which fit into small machines for classroom or home' ~rewing , 'really claim the present attention of futurist communication specialists. If audita tape cassettes work out well in this task of, learning ~bout' liturgy, then perhaps we. 'wilt' tackle videotapes when they come into their own. '

~~~~~~~~~2;~~i:~~~:i~::~~~~ the maximum attention span in this medium is about 12 minutes. Moreover, priests in their cars, sisters in a convent, and pa,rish or diocesan worship committees probably would' not listen to an hour lecture; they might, however, turn on their recorders to hear a brief, compact discussion of a specific subject. We hop e, na t ura II y, thOIS experimental tape will ease introduction of new changes in the Iiturgy and deepen appreciation of the old. That, ultimately, is the goal. Our audience consists of clergy and religious, cliocesan and parish worship .commissions,

mUSICians with their, choirs, religious education classes, 'home study units, and individuals con~erned about the Church' and its liturgy. OrganizationaJ manuals for di,ocesan liturgy, committees, as well. as for parish councils and ~orship commissi6ns,' Sfress the need to allocate' a few moments '




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at each meeting for educational purposes. The liturgy cassette keeps this 'in mind. Each of the sections can be ,easily located thrOllgh notations on the sleeve and the c1,lssette. The tape itself includes a distinct announcer's voice and musical interludes to aid further in finding the desired spot. Content of this Venture Sid 1 treats three matters, mode of some current concern through recent deci§ons by Rome or the American (and Canadian) bishops. "Communion under both kinds." Why? Because the local bishop may today permit laity to, receive Communion from the cup at any Mass, practically speaking, when it can be done ,with reverence and, spiritual profit. "Lay ministers of Holy Communion." Why? Because an ever increasing number of dioceses have asked for and received permission to employ them where needed, '''Communion in the hand." Why? Because this is an approved, option in over a dozen countries already and'may some day become so in the United States. ,Side II offers a iheological, historical and practical explanation of the revised Holy Week

Leader Promises Religious Liberty KAMPALA (NC) - Within a week after taking over government leadership in Uganda, Maj. Gen: Idi Amin Dada called in various religious leaders here and promised full' religious freedom,while asking for an end to religious conflicts. "I reassur'e you togethe'r. wi,th all' Ugandans 'and, th~ whole world that our new Republic of Uganda will be guided by a firm belief in the equality and brotherhood of man, and in peace and good wll to all. For that reason 1 wish to state that our new,repU.blic will allow total religious freedom to everybody" without fear or favor," Dada declared. Dada, who led the coup in late January against President Milton Obote, also said: "We have had in the past in Uganda the prob• lem of religious conflict, either, between ,different religions or amo~g members of the same ,religion. 1 very much hope and pray that this kind of will die with the old republic and that the new republic will bring with it a sense of religious brotherhood that will rise above small differences." Uganda became independent in 1962 after about 70 years of British rule. In 1966 the constitution was suspended by Milton Obote, whose party has a socialist orientation. The army. takeover occurred while Obote was on his way back to Uganda from, a British Commonwealth meeting in Singapore, Of nearly 8 million 'Ugandans I about 2.7 million are Catholics.

Plans TV St10w ATLANTA (NC) Former Georgia Gov, Lester Maddox wants his own nationwide television show not to talk about politics, but religion. Maddox. 'now the state's lieutenant governor, said if the shaw he has in mind fails, then he, probably would run for president. He boasted he had an excellent chance of winning the presi-, dency.

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Soviets Enrolled In Propagation

drath <IS comfortably <IS possiblr. Whrre the doctor left off, God took ovpr, and the prirst was the link with God. The pripst was concerned with persons, the doctors concerned with patients. Today, mankind. is not satisfied with the role of. patiently awaiting a next life. His instincts of survival have asked for and are increasingly getting medi,cally-assisted immortality. [n the process of providing for this wish, the medical profession has suddenly become aware that it has now entered a new realm, carefully avoided for centuries. Now qU!'lstions of person must be faced by defining life and death in more than a clinical fashion.

CAMDEN (NC) - The Soviet Union's two top leaders have been made perpetual members of a p'rayer enrollment, in the hope that, they will be influence~1 to tUrn, to God and end religious oppression in their country., Premier Alexsci N. Kosygin and Communist party Secretary Leonid I. Breshnev will share in the 15,000 Masse's said yearly for members of the Society for the Propagation of the Faith. Enrolling them was the idea of two local parishioners, Frank Pfister and Francis Flinn, who shared the $80 cost. We're J "\. 'R against atheism," Pfist~r' said, ~, ~."~ "and this could be a, positive Trr:nsplants SERRAN SPONSORED PARTICIPATION PROGRAM: Princjpals on the panel dis- way of combatting it." Transplants have brought these cussing 'retreats and contemporary views On religion held under the sponsorship of the Father William J. Reynolds, ques.tions into sharp focus. When Serra Club of the Attleboro Area were: standing, Rev. James A. Clark, Feehan 'High chap- director of the society, checked is a donor really dead? If an inlain; Paul M. Rockett, club president; Rev. James F. McCarthy, Serra Club chaplain; and it out with the society's headdividual has been given a certain Edward McCrory, Feehan High sophomore. Seated: Raymond Sullivan, Feehan junior; Pat- quarters in New York and comnumber of other people's organs, 'mented:' "I felt that Kosygin ricia D.unn and Maureen McC~rthy, Feehan seniors., " .. ' . is he still the same person? How and 'Breshnev could 'use the about brain transplants or comprayers." puter hookups? What constiPfister and Flinn now plan tutes a person? . to send the' membership certifiModern pharmacology has cates to Kosygin and Breszhnev Continued from Page Sixteen triumph of God's power over sin creative activity of God curing in Moscow. presently available a. pill to cause the mind and body of pai,nfl,ll "natural" abortion "after the activity, medicine does so in a and Satan. Physician's Symbol disease so that people may live fact" up to three months. Wh~t way that is particularly symSickness is an ever present healthier, happier lives. ChrisBingo Still 'No-No' about the person bein~ aborted? bolic of God's saving presence tians are able also to recognize Just this year, al) artificial gene among men. It is signiifcant that reminder of the fractured conDETROIT (NC) Cardinul major work besides dition of man in 'a world not yet in the compassionate practice of John F. Dearden reminded pashas been manufactureed. The Jesus' genetic DNA molecule, present, preaching the Good News of fully redeemed. Healing the sick medicine a symbol of the deeper tors and parish路 councils. that in the cells of all life; IS consid- God's love was that of healing is a dramatic -sign of the healing healing of man's spirit by the "bingo" is still a ,"no-no" in the ered to be the very key to per- the sick. When John's disciples powers of Christ bringing re- Spirit of Christ. Both insights Detroit archdiocese. The cardinal sonality. Predictions. state that questioned him about this iden- demption to a sinful world. The should lead ,to a deep gratitude said in a letter he had learned soon, heredity factors in humans tity, He told them simply, quot- miracles of science motivated by and faith in the Divine Physician a number of parishes had revived who is in the world to bring will be 'alterable by altering ing the prophet Isaiah,' "Go compassion symbolizes the deepthe once highly popular "social DNA chemically. If, .we are able back and' report to John what er healing of man's spirit by the healing, and genuine respect for games" as a means of buttress, I. the doctors who share in and' ing finances of hard pressed to select human personality at you hear and see: the blind're- Spirit of Christ. will, what of the resultirlg per- cover their sight, cripples walk, Every act of healing. each ad- remind us of Christ's healing schools and other parish activison? These are just some of the lepers are cured, the deaf hear, vance in medical research or presence. ' ties. He also reminded that such "Mysbr'l, when you are ill, dereal questions face.d by modern dead men are raised to life, and therapy, suggests that final vicgames are illegal under state medicine. And this has said the poor have the' good news tory. of Christ over all that reo lay not but pray to God, who law. nothing of the everyday prob- preached to them" (Mt II :4-5). stricts man's bodily and spiritual will heal' you' ... Jesus' ,healing ministry sym- life, when "He shall wipe every Then give the doctor his place lems of growing emotional disorder, drug and alcohol addic- bolized the healing' power of tear from their eyes, and there lest he leave; for you need him tion, etc., being dumped' into the God overcoming not just germs shall be no, more death or too." (Sir 38:9-12) and disease but all the dark mourning, crying out Or pain laps of overworked 'doctors. Discussion Questions powers that penetrate and sur- ..." (Rev. 21:4). 1. How is the practice of medSpecial Type of Priesthood 'J. TESER, Prop. round 'man. Mental and physical Until that day, Ch'ristians are , icine a particularly symbolic proRESIDENTIAL sickness is not only evil in itself Whether they like it or not, privileged to recognize in the fession of God's saving presence INDUSTRIAL because of their specialized but somehow symbolizes the healing skill of the physician the among men? . COMMERCIAL 2. What moral problems often knowledge and their devoted re- deadly forces that envelop man, 253 Cedar St., New Bedford debilitating his spiritual vitality. are a part of the profession of sponse to the demands of human 993-3222 medicine? survival, the members of medical Sickness and death symbolize Guatemala Bish~ps what the S'criptures call "sin" profession have assumed a speProtest Violence cial sort of "priesthood." S'ome (In 1:29), or "Satan" (Lk 13:16): 拢.1111I1111I11I11I11I111I11I11111111I111111I11I111I11111111I11I11I11I11I11I1111I1111I111I11I11I111111I11I11I1111I11I111I111I11I1111I111I1111I1拢 GUATEMALA CITY (NC) namely the forces in human exfulfillment of this responsibility Guatemala's bishops appealed has been made by inviting cler- perience that blind ahd bind for an end to mounting violence Color Process Year Books gymen to sit on committees that man's spirit, enslaving him in that they say is leaving a toll the constructing web of selfishdecide the questions of actual of "widows and orphans, inseBooklets Brochures death for transplant donors. ness. In a very real sense we are curity and anguish" in their all blind, deaf, dumb, and crip. Educational institutions are paycountry. ' ing more attention to the study pled. We all need the healing The Guatemalan Bishops' Conpresence of Christ. We can all of "humanities."路The personal ference aske<;l for a rejection of needs of the patient have been pray from the deep shadows of every form of violence. They 'given more consideration in hos- our being "Lord, that I may cited the exploitation and opsee'" (Mk 10:51). OFF SET PRINTERS - LETTERPRESS pital and clinic policies. But Just as physi~al and emotion. pression of the people, terrorism what of the patient who has a that includes kidnaping and al illness is a sign or symbol of 1-17 COFFIN AVENUE' Phone 997 -9~21 free will of his own? murder, the hatred spread by the deeper sickness that afflicts New Bedford, Moss . . In our frantic search for earthpoliticians and' labor leaders, ly immortality, we are perhaps all men (which is not to say that and pornography. it is the punishment of an indiI1sking medicine to keep us alive at all costs. Will this urgr vidual's personal sins, as many to preserve our own lives result people fear), so each healing in a silcrifice of personal integ- moment symbolizes the gradual rity? Certainly this becomes a vital question when considering vival of the person? Only time birth control and abortion. And will tell. Discussion Questions thesr subjects will only be a' 1. C~n modern medical adpart of what is to come in makDOMESTIC & HEAVY DUTY OIL BURNERS ing up our minds about our per- vances lead to an increasing de-. personalization of the human son. We can't blame medicine Sales - Service - Installation for these dilemmas. We have heing? 2. Will man's increasing G.onen'atNt th.e "priesthood" of the MAIN OFFICE - 10 DURFEE STREET, FALL RIVER medical r-rofession' by our own trol over life itself lead to an dpsirps for personal survival. eventual replacing of 'God as Creator in the minds of men? What, arc we doing to the sur-

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Even though l' am fundame~­ he would' have been rou~dly the process, alsQ eliminates tally sympathetic with Teilhard denounced.) those elements which would It is very easy,I to put down ,l the de Chardin; I am inclined to • improve our underst.anding of past. One could ridicule IMr. think that human progress repthe present. It is not surprising Wills on the ba~is of his columns resents a very wavy line moving that at the tag end of an "extrawhen he w~s the house coriser- slightly iJpward rather than a ordinary period of romantic irra- " vative for the INationill CatHolic firm straight line taking off tionality we should turn to nosReporter or eveh do a betteri job toward th"e omega point. "talgia; sentimentality is merely Some periods of human events on his Esquire ~eries which conthe last dying gasp of that rofidently predicted black viol~nce represent upward movement and 'I ' manticism. Only, oddly enough, a number of years ago. I other periods downward movewe seem to have come to our ,In the not tdo distant, future, ment. I have a hunch ,that when fin de siecle in the twentieth one could also ridicule hin1 on' the historians of the' next cen' ~century 'three 'decades early. ' some of his current "swinging" tury 'get around to sorting out I am arguing then that nos- material in whith he display's so the '30's, '40's, '50's and '60's talgia is a logical result of the much Sympath~ for the Cat*olic of the twentieth century, they obsession with the future, mani- radicals and the drug culture-a will look on the era of the fested in different ways by Alan sympathy which is quite at! va- "Catholic liberals" as being a Toffler's extremely poor book. riance with his own no}maI' thrust of the linli! upward, howFuture Shock,' and Charles stanc'e.?f cla~sical'. ever tentative, and the present Reich's. infantile projections in Such rIdicule W,IOUld 1 thmk miss period, as a thrust· downward, The Greening of America, and the point just as does his Iridi- not at all tentative. by Margaret Mead's senile youth cule of the forties and fifties. To put the matter so~what , I ' , worship in her Cultur~ and Com,Combine Respect I differently, a hundred years from mitment. "Nostalgia is a logical We read The Satin Slipper, now I suspect people will still result of this sort of thinking delighted' in d. K. Chesterton, be reading G. K.' Chesterton and because it provides an escape . iii ., convene d E pIp any parties, went be quite unawareo'f the existence from the extreme un health that to CFM meetinb and Cana !con- of Gary Wills. , the three books represeent. ferences, and chanted Gregohan, But' only an 'escape. The because these ~eemed to bJ ap- Oppose M~ryland healthy, mature man knows propriate waysl to combine rewhere he 'stands. He. has realistic spect for the freedom, and Voucher Proposal hopes for the future (though, WASHINGTON (NC)-A prodemocracy of J.\merican society. unlike Reich and Mead, he does posal that the state of Maryland ·l suppose th~ late John Cburt. , .1 I' not have messianic expectations), ney Murray, m many respects partially reimburse parents of He understands his own heritage; the classic exaknple of the liber- non public school students for , he n'either needs to be a prisoner alism at which Mr. Wills is tuition costs was challenged here of it nor make it a scapegoat. " laughing, whd could' corrtbine on constitutional' grounds by the Above all, he has a firm, solid " Americanism land Catholicism Washington Post. grasp on the realities and the A specially !lppointed Comwith extraordinary virtuosity and possibilities of the present. Both was one of the!giants of the! Sec- mission to Study State Aid to nostalgia and the eschatological Education recomond Vatican Gouncil, would be Nonpublic dreams of The Greening of Amerout of place in lour time, 1 ~ould 'm~nded the voucher plan in a' ica are escapes from the realiconclude, so much hte worse for majority report, issued in Jan. ties and the possibilities of the uary, According. to the plan, the present moment. state would reimburse parents Prelates 'Snobbish Attack, for tuition on a scale ranging -But if my capacity for the enAim/from $50 to $200 per child:Joyment of nostalgia is limited, "We find the conclusion of SYDNEY (NC)- The Austra-' , J do not normally 'find it offen- Iian bishops p~aised Prime i Min- 'the dissenting minority inescapsive. However, one recent exer- ister John Gdrton's declaration able," the Post said in a Feb. 9 I I cise in nostalgia struck me as that the country, frequently at- editorial, ". the issue is really being profoundly offensive, and tacked for itd so-called "white whether the state should subsithat was Gary Wills· "A Fare- Australia" pdlicy, is working dize religious schools.' That is well to the Catholic Liberal," in toward becom1ing a m~lti:bcial precisely what the majority recthe recent nostalgia issue of society. ommendation comes down to, I f The Critic. The prime minister made his And it is precisely what the First The liberal' that Wills was statement at the recent [Com- An'lendment makes "impermis-, putting down was the 1940-50 monwealth Prime Ministers'i Con- sible." variety who took his cue from ference in Singapore. I such people as Thomas Merton, Racial Policies The bishops said they "unaniDorothy Day, Paul Claudel, mously reject all forms of bcial PHILADELPHIA (NC) - The Jacques Maritain, Joh'n Courtney discrimination wherever lit is Black Lay Catholic Caucus's naMurray, such publications' as found.'.' They, also expiessed tional steering committee is inIntegrity, The Catholic Worker, approval of arl increasing a\vare- ,'vestigating racial policies ane;! Work, Social Order, art!. of ness among Plustralians of! thek attitudes of parocpial schools in course, Orate Fratres. responsibility" to eliminat','e' all an attempt" to uncover examples What makes Wills ridicule of discrimination against Au_stra- of racism and segregation across lia's aborigines: ,: ' t~e. recent past so offensive to the country, I will confess to being,' sorpething less'thi,ln enthusias~ic about the wave of nostalgia_' which currently seems to b~ sweeping' For it seems 1:? me that ,nostalgia anesthetizes us to the i"1plications of the past by changing the past from reality, ,to se-ntiment and using that sen. timent for. entertainment. Nostalgia. eliminates the' p~in and the suffeK'ing of, the past, and in



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VATICAN CITY (NC) - Pope Paul VI-quoting copiously from , the Gospels to prove that Christ Introduces School is tJ:uly God and proclaimed Himself divine-told a general Aid Legislation audience that Christ is not simDENVER (NC)-For the third ply a man, as some, modern time in six years, legislation was schools of theology claim. • introduced here to give state aid Christ "is God with us. , , the to non-public schools. Known as the children's tuimage of the invisible God," the Pope said in his homily in St. ition aid bill, the legislation was Introduced with bi:partisan supPeter's' basilica. port by Rep. Anthony Mullen" a , The Church, the Pope said, Democrat and Catholic layman. stands fearlessly by while a' tide Sen. Ray Kogosvek (D-Pueblo) of criticism rushes against it. has promised to introduce a, sim"But we will remain vigilant in ilar measure in the Senate, watching schools of thought Under the tuition bill, the follow one another; noting ,that state would give a voucher for amid enormous erudition' of so' $200 annually to each non public many teachers, there emerges school student to pay a portion . . ,a debatable philosphy that of non-religious education costs, leads to doubt or irrational and radical dei1ial." Shortly before the audience, the Pope visited the tomb of Pope Pius XI in the crypt of St. Peter's to mark the 32nd anniversary of' that Pope's death, At the conclusion of the audience in the apse of the basilica, Pope Paul walked to the rear of the church through an empty ,nave -and paused in prayer before the monument of. Pius XI; near' Michaelangelo's famous Pieta, ••





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Schoolboys Advance Toward Mass. Tech Tournament Finals It will all be over next Tuesday, March 9; but for the next five days the drama will, continue as the stage is being set for the finals of that March extravaganzathe Massachusetts Schoolboy Tech Tournament.' Class A and B quarter-final games will be played tomorrow and was Bristol County League champion New Bedford. According to Saturday evenings. The win- the prognosticators, New Bedners will move into semi-fi- ford's biggest concern has .to be

nal action slated for Monday and then into the finals Tuesday. In the smaller school Class C and D divisions the winners of games played earlier this week will commence play in the final stage of competition scheduled to start tonight. Quarter-finals of "C" take place tonight, the "D" semi-finals Friday and the "C" semis Saturday. Then it's on to ~oston Garden for the finals. . Six teams were placed in the "favorite" category prior to tapoff time in the 15 team Class A bracket. Among those chosen

the fact that. it played in a "weak Bristol County League" and may have trouble against strong opponents who are accustomed to stiff competition. The Whalers drew Xaverian of the Catholic Conference as their first round opponent. If successful in that contest the Crimson and White will meet the winner of the Archbishop WilliamsBrockton game in a quarter-final match tomorrow. ' The winner of the Bishop Stang of Dartmouth-Newton'contest will oppose a strong Somerville contingent also tomorrow.

Norry Clubs Set to Bring New Bedford Vocational will meet the winner of the Haver路 hill路Boston College High game Saturday if it beats Revere in .. opening round action. Many people have been saying that Barnstable is the best high school basketball team, in the state. Now is the time for the Red Raiders to prove they were worthy of that praise. The Capeway Conference was not especially strong this season 'and the champions from Barnstable may find the going a little more difficult in the tourney. But, as strong as the Class C field may be, the Raiders certainly deserve to be rated "the team to beat." If Barnstable falters there are are seven other teams from the area ready to challenge for the "C" title. Since most schools in the dio-


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cese fall into the Class C. division there is more of a chance of bringing a state title to the ,area in that classification than in any other. Over the past four years the Narraganset League has produced the Class C champion three times. In 1967, Holy Family High of New Bedford defeated Oliver Ames of Easton 57-48 to win the crown. 1968 saw Case High of Swansea down Stoughton 58-57 for the title and Holy Family beat North Andover 35-34 in 1969 to give the Narry loop its third consecutive Class C title. Last year Coach Bob Gordon's Case Cardinals lost to Andover 64-57 in the"C" finals. Four Narry teams are ready and able to assume the responsibility of returning the title to the area if Barnstable fails.

Continued from' Page One Memorial Day, 1966, was a highlight in the priestly career of Monsignor Gallagher. On that day, in a private Mass, he thanked God for having given him 50 years in His service. After more than 50 years at anything, one might be forgiven for letting down a little. But Father Gallagher was not the "letting down" type. One of the most outstanding characteristics of the monsignor was his love for and interest in his people, For years he has listened to their problems, helped them out of their difficulties, rejoiced in their good fortune and kept them in his prayers. ' The parishioners of St. James -and ma,ny not of his flockwere, his family, close to his heart and continually in his thoughts. Despite the troubles he has seen and the heartbreak he has shared, the Monsignor retains a whimsical sense of humor that he turns on himself as often as on the next person. He is a born raconteur, who can come up with a topping story in any company and whose eyes' refIectthe amusement he feels as he tells it. He is a man of deep charity, who understands the weaknesses of man and Who is more interested in steering him back to the ,Lord than exacting due penance. He delights in' children and one of the highlights of the school year at St. James School to him is the annual "kindergarten graduation" ,in which the pre-primary students display their erudition to parents and pastor. He sits in a front row, a smile on his face, clapping his hands red as one tot after another "performs" on the great occasion..

But the sick at St. Luke's Hospital find him a gentle man as he visits them at odd hours and brings their Lord to them in Holy Communion. HI~ friends cut across social and economic and religious backgrounds.路 They are people he met when he mediated a textile strike in New Bedford in 1928. They are the ones he met as he organized and headed the Catholic Welfare Bureau there in the late 1920's. They are members of service clubs to whom he has given benediction-and given of himself-on many an occasion over the years. , He served as chaplain to the Catholic Physicians Guild and the Knights of Columbus. He has been a director of the former Junior Sassaquin Hospital, Achievement and the New Bedford Boys" Club. Whenever there was work to be done for the betterment of the people of the community, Father Gallagher was there: Everyone gets tired once in a while, but Father Gallagher was one of the lucky ones who could usually manage to conceal it. He tossed off quips as he traveled through the city leaving a touch of brightness behind him. But more important, wherever he went, he left' the indelible impression of a good oman and a good priest.

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Says Concordat Is Outmoded MADRID (NC) - The Spanish governmen~ ha~ denounced the

1953 concordat with the Vatican saying it is willing to end its say in the appointment of bishops if the Church will give up special exemptions and privileges, The announcement by the Ministry of 'Foreign Relations, which termed the concordat "outmoded," caught many state and Church officials by surprise, including the leadership of the Spanish Bishops' Conference. The bishops planned to meet in February to study a draft for a new concordat submitted by the foreign ministry's church and worship section a few weeks ago after long months of negotiations between government and Vatican officials. According to the announcement, the government is ready to end mutual privileges and accept the Second Vatican Council's directives "regarding persons invested with the episcopal dignity" provided: . The Church is willing to accept a revision in government subsidies; All Church members are subject to the laws of the nation; All Spaniards can decide freely on religious matters affecting them personally.

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Assistant Director WASHINGTON (NC) - Sister Marie Lenahan, former assistant president of Mercy Catholic Center in Darby, Pa., has been appointed assistant to the director, department of health affairs, United States Catholic Conference. She succeeds Sister Mary Maurita who became executive director of the Catholic Hospital Association last Fall. Both are Religious Sisters of Mercy.

Stiff Competition in liD" for Cape Clubs Holy Family, of course, is one of the Narry teams that is cap路 able of climbing to the top of the "C" ladder. Case has shown signs of strength ('uring the season and with a little luck could go all the way. Bishop Connolly High of Fall River surprised in the New, En- , gland Catholic tourney and won the Class C championship. There is good reason to' side with the Cougars in the Tech. Somerset, the fourth Narry team in the Tech, has not been in the post-season event for a decade; but the way it h as been playing lately this may be the Blue Raiders year. Considered an also ran at the' beginning of the Winter, Somer'set battled Holy Family right down to the final game of the season for the Narry title. In that contest, Coach Ray McI)onald's charges edged the Parochials 63-62 to earn a share .:~ .~ .' ..

of the championship. If momentum is an asset, the Raiders certainly have it on their side en'tering tourney competition. Fairhaven and Wareham were not able to keep up' with Barnstable in the Capeway Conference play, but did qualify for the' Tech. It is unlikely that either will do well, but stranger things have happened. North Attleboro" once a member of the Bristol County circuit, earned a tourney berth With its second place finish; in the Hockomock League. ,. Martha's Vineyard staged a strong come back in the Cape Cod and Island loop and qualified with PrQvincetown for Class 0 competition, However, the chance of either winning' the title in the small school division is slight with Acton-Boxborough, defending champion and winner of 39 straight, a strong favorite.

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