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The Monroe County News (Newspaper) - January 14, 1963, Albia, Iowa Ifs News to The Weekly sa nml stop fcr .It None Nome 28 11_____20 18 12_____0 Jam. 13_____14 Jan. 14_____ of new snow have been a fourth Loch Friday and three aod fourths inches Saturday morn Snow levels have been a fourth inch Friday and four inches Sunday and Monday Prices quoted are as of 10 M the day of Where prices paid rury among local produce highest prices are No. 1, No. 2, ft f 3 Tony Reck Bicat speed nv filed bv Iowa fined tt and G. ex- night speed filed by Highway fined and January 14, 1963 Mrs. Shivvers Jumbos doz. A doz. A Medium doz. B doz. doz. A Small Jan. weighing 7 at Monroe County to Mr. and Mrs Leroy Florence Menefee about 69, Des formerly of Jan. 8 in Des Mrs. Mary Jan. 10 at her Dan P. 72, formerly of near Jan. 12 at his Mrs. Charles 62. Jan. 11 at her FIRE Jan. call at to home of Mrs. Anne Rte. 1. Chimney flue burned out JUSTICE Mayor Frank J. Jan. 11 John Francis quent license information filed by Albia Police Officer Ron aid fined and costs Floyd M. Ver Jan. 133 17th Mrs. John 604 Washington Ave. E Tom Jan. Mabel 1301 Division Isabell 16 Third Ave. W Mn. Clell Ben ton Ave. 321 Second St. Ella Karroll J. 702 S. Main Jan. A. E. 116 Third Ave. Clyde ty 729 Ave. Julius Sally 10 Washington Ave. Jack 310 Wash ington Ave. Jan. LeRoy Richard Rte. 4. Karen Rte. 2, Ward A. 615 N. 10th Mrs. Gene Dicks Trailer William J Rte 1, Velma 309 A Ave. Ewdard Rte. 1. Arthur 407 N. Eighth St. Christy Ann 640 North B David D. 640 N. B Mrs. Rex 321 A Ave. David L. Amelia 216 N. Matt Rte. 5. John Rte. 5. Larry J. 602 Benton Ave Albia ward J. Rte. 1, Mrs. Bert 1, Mrs. John Mrs. BiU Rte. 1. Mrs. Joseph Rte. 1, Gary 3, Oscar 322 A Mrs. Leslie 315 S. Second Steven Mrs. Emmett 114% S Main Ella M. Susan Page 4 65 12 Divorces In County During 1962 Stock Pheasant Gene Klonglan biologist for the Iowa State Con- and Melvin conservation officer for Lucas and Wayne counties shown during the stocking of the Reeves pheasant in Stephens State For- est. Klonglan is holding the gaudy cock The er is a Release Reeves Pheasant In Nearby State Forest The Reeves pheasant has been released the Iowa State Conservation Com- mission m the Cedar Creek unit of Stephens State east of Chariton The cocks and 12 the remainder of the original supply of brood Over 100 young birds remain in captivity to furnish future Tne birds were released ly to determine if they could vive through the remainder of the winter in the The Reeves is a timber sant from southeast It prefers wooded which makes it desirable for southern Iowa's timbered river valleys and The pheasant bird which is hunted in open Slightly than the the Reeves is a gaudy combination of deep black and The cocks are hard to miss their white Lore Ranger and spectacular tail reaching a length of four to five The unique tail acts as a rudder when the bird flies through the Being one of the strongest fliers in the pheasant the Reeves could offer an extremely fine target m timbered As the Reeves is not legally hunted anywhere in the United although other states are ako experimenting with the The commission considers its potential outstanding from the hunter's but says it will take years to determine if the birds can take hold in the is known of the bird's and could require many years of study before we could feel certain of success or the commission ment The commission pointed out that the pheasant was stocked in Iowa around the turn of the but there was no open season until lishing a new species is often nothing more than repeated or on some occasions the commission Sixty-five marriages were formed in Monroe county during 1962. records in the office of the clerk of court At the same district court judges here were granting 12 di- The clerk's office recorded 135 births during the A total of 124 certificates of death were completed in the and the clerk has received certificates of death of 31 other Monroe county residents who died outside the These certificates for the last half of December have not yet been Three adoptions were allowed during the Changes in marriage license laws apparently have been tive in halting quick marriages in Iowa of couples from outside the Before the law was at the middle of 1961. a mar riage could be performed as quickly as the couple could chase its license and find a miii ister or justice of the The new law requires a three-day During 1962. only one of the 65 marriages performed was of a couple living outside the and in that case the groom was a Monroe Eight marriages were of one son living in Iowa and one living outside Iowa Only 10 of the 130 persons married here were non- The distribution of ices of Mrs. Mary Dies Mrs. John Johnson died Thursday about 11 a.m. of a heart attack at her home a north of The daughter of William and Sarah Pence she was born in Appanoose She was married July 7. 1915. to John L- Surviving are her two John William Johnson of and Richard son of a Mrs. Ruth Schultz of a Mrs. Nell Pilkington of two Warren DuVall of Moravia and Roy DuVall of and six Three ters and four brothers preceded herein The was Sunday at 2 p.m. at the Turner Funeral Home in Moravia with the Rev J. A. pastor of the Evangelical United Brethren in Burial was in Moravia Barker Funeral Held Saturday The funeral for Marion 76, of Albia was held Saturday at 2 p.m. at First tian Church with the Rev. John Patterson in Burial was in Oak View Allison Corr Rites Saturday The funeral for Allison 74. of Bussey was held Saturday at 2 p.m. at the neral Home in The Rev. Frank Greenwood was in Burial was in tery at A suit Tiled by Francis Clair and others against Iowa ern Utilities Co. and others mas dismissed in district court last The suit had asked ages resulting from an explosion on Christmas 1961. Louis M- last week resigned as Justice of the Peace of Union Darrah was appointed Jan. 16. 1962. by the Board of The board has not yet named a NO School will not be held Friday Jan. 18, because the teachers will be checking the semester tests and recording the gr 17 11 20 22 23 24 25 31-35 41 5140 61 an over those who were married in 1962 Groom 1 0 4 7 13 3 5 1 2 3 T 1 2 While June is usually the month of it tied for fourth place 1962. May and September led with eight marriages while August had tober and December each had November had ary and March and April three Juvenile court had a light with only four juveniles ing during the One charged with being neglected and was sent to the Stale Juvenile Home at Three charged with being dependant and had their cases continued during their good Two of the three were soon back in juvenile court and received commitments to the Boys Reformatory at The were withheld pending their good The clerk of court's office dler during the year This included marriage license court 5734.71; mechanics transcript 45. sher and court reporter 5145. The re- maining constitutes Mrs. Charles 62, Dies Friday Mrs. 62. of died morn ing at her home of a heart at- She was the former Leota born Dec 1900. at Ihe daughter of Oliver E and Edith M. had lived at Old Foster prior to moving to 25 ago She is survived by her one Mrs. Judith of one Charles Hall also of two Delilah Miller and Pearl of and two George Franklin and both of Elected State Senate Seat Is Filled Mrs Mrs. First to Elect Pair of Women county will be repre sented in the session of the lature which started today by two Since the woman was elected to the lature about 25 years this Uie first Lime a county lias been represented by women in both the state senate and Mrs. Vera 11. Shivvers of elected in a special election to represent Monroe and Marion counties in the is joining Mrs. Katherine M. Falvey of state tive for Monroe 4ou three other women The four women members of the house during the last ses sion were and with the addition of Mrs. in the senate Iowa its largest Lester Poole Is Named Cashier Poole was named ier of the Peoples National Bank at the annual meeting held here last Poole replaces E W who will retire Feb. 1 after years of service with banks Albia and Monroe At the stockholders meeting Bullock and Jim King v. ere named assistant cashiers and King was also named a di- rector Officers re-elected include J. E. Chester C. and Larson and Barbara ant cashiers Directors renamed were -I E. Chester C. ert C. Lester W. A. and W. P. J. V. Hurst was renamed an number of women in one session of the Serving along with Mrs. Falvey and Mrs. Shiwers are Mrs. belle Bock of Miss Van Alstine of Gilmore City and Mrs. Frances Hakes of These three are beginning their second Mrs. starting her third has now served longer in the house than any other Mrs Shivvers is only the third woman to be elected to the state The highest office in to be held by a woman is of Mrs. Alex Miller served in that among other was responsible for for- mation of the Iowa Highway Don P. Durbola Dies Saturday Dfn P. 72, died at p.m. Saturday at his home in following a heart attack while eating his evening meal He was born in Mahaska near and was a son of John and Mary Magyar He lived enst of Lovilia before moving to Jackson about 50 years Surviving is the for- mer Ann six one Mrs. John and five Elmer and Frank of Joe of John of St and Carl of Cedar Funeral be held Tuesday at a m. at Jackson Relatives from Lovilia plan to attend the funeral include Mr. and Frank Mrs. Edward and Miss Elca nora Mrs. Vera of ville was elected Thursday to serve Marion and Monroe ties in the stale Mrs. was a 326 vote winner over Howard H. of Pleasantville in a special Mrs. Shivvers received votes and Myers 2.586 The third woman to bo elected to ihe state Mrs. led Myers by 105 votes in Monroe county and 221 votes in in In Monroe county led in all pre except son and Wayne townships ami She will complete the term to which Carroll Price was originally elected in 1060. Price resigned in to become a member 01 the State Board of Mrs. the late L. C. was elected Nov. 6 in complete the unexpired but died Dec. 21. The term lasts until 19C5. when the two counties will no longer be in the same Monroe county will then be combined with cas and Wayne the re- sult of of state senate under the present The term began today with the opening of the 1963 legislative File Three Charges After Accident A charge was filed against each of the three persons in a of Al bia Sunday The driver of one Mrs. Lois Shirley 16, of Dicks Trailer was ed with operating a motor vehicle without a driver's Her Gene Emil was charged with permitting an un- person to operate a motor The driver of the other William Joseph Rte. 1. was with failure to yield one half of the three charges were filed by Sheriff William F. who investigated the Quandt was and was with numerous cuts and Quandt received a split lip but was not The accident happened at 5'15 p.m. five miles southeast of Albia on County Road The cars collided head The and the Quandt 3 1957 were both Area School Districts Could Provide Numerous Services Organization of the stale into 16 area school as out lined by the State Department of Public Instruction to members of the Iowa could result in numerous additional educational services being abie to students of Ihe stale The larger school units could also assist local which would be retained under the gested with a variety of administrative services The educational ind services which could be furnished by the area district are only a part of the function suggested for They could also provide the framework for the organization of community colleges which could serve larger areas than are served by ihe ex- isting community Under the plan drawn up for consideration of the Monroe county the 200 acres of land ir. the Russell would be in district This district is generally and Van In 1961. the Association of County Superintendents re quested the Stale Board of lic Instruction to establish a committee to study and draw boundaries for intermediate dis- to the educational and administrative services The Department of Public Instruction had also re- a directive of House Re- solution 6 requesting thai a statewide system of public area community colleges bo Smcc both proposals required the of the stale into tax and the election of con- trolling boards and appointment of an administrative con- sideration was given to organiz ing both functions with the same Although tion was also given to using ferent boundaries for the two it was decided to re- commend the establishment of one set of area districts to fulfill both An educational export with ex- tensive experience in Midwestern Stephen J. func the intermediate unit lies between the state on the one hand and the local district on the It is an arm of the stale bul at the same time cupies territory ses local school districts as The intermediate units Knezevich can specialized services at a able cost per pupil that the local unit district could not provide because there were either too pupils or the cost would been The report to the legislature does not specifically outline vices which the intermediate dis- would have to be determined by local dis- ana the report Il does provide information which can be used to determine the population base needed to vide certain High school enrollment in area XV 912) is total school enrollment is not included for each the total enrollment for district XV probably be about 30.000. Using this rough estimate of 30.000. these be the ber of school childern in all in area XV with unusual mentally 600 mentally 150 Physically Speech Partially The Department of Public In- struction in its report lists school enrollments needed to effectively utilize the services of specialist Based on these mates and on the ment district XV could effectively utilize the following Social per 3.000 on A Mrs 55. is a lifelong resident of Marion She was graduated with honors from Simpson then taught school three years at Indianola and In 1953 she was named as an lova Master Farm She has a long record of activity in community ing 4-H. Farm Women's Marion County Planning Marion County Improvement and Christian Rural Overseas Program The vote in Thursday's tion Albia 1st Albia 2nd 3rd Albia 4th Bluff Wayne Marion Has Report The Monroe County Association for Children last week issued its financial statement for The report lists these cash on hand at end of 1961, 515731: fall fund gifts from local individuals or designated gifts for New Hope School membership and special fund raising ties for New Hope Total receipts were Expenditures listed in the re- port teacher's salary for the retarded maintenance cost for Hope special services to printing of cost of fund support of state association for retarded 550. support of national and mortgage Total tures were The association had on hand at the end of the The report listed as other as sets J he house and lot across from the high school where New Hope School is local and listed as liabilities a debt on the and an unpaid of Projects of the cording to Mrs. Dale county association president arc now maintenance of New Hope School for sistance of parents in payment of the teacher's and payment of maintenance in- and loan and interest on the Other such as sending member to con- field trips to state and sponsorship of a state school been shelved because of lack of Barker Mrs. Dies In DCS Funeral services for Mrs. ence Menefee about W. were held Friday morning in DCS Burial was in an loosa Mrs. Puckett died Tuesday in Des of a heart A former Albia she had lived in Oskaloosa before going to Des She was preceded in death by her Surviving is one Mrs. Moore of Des I NEWSPAPER I
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