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Progress, The (Newspaper) - August 20, 1962, Clearfield, Pennsylvania First With The News Of Clearfield County And Moshannon Valley THE PROGRESS Warm and Humid warm humid today night and Tuesday scattered showers High Tuesday 85 to 94 Low tonight 65 to 74 Vol 56 No 196 Our Year Clearfield Curwensville Philipsburg Moshannon Valley Pa Monday August 20 1962 Copies Daily 12 PAGES TODAY CLEARFIELD CEREMONIES Clearfield County Judge John J Pentz bottom picture gives principal address at ceremonies at the Driving Park yesterday as the Clearfield area of- welcomed home its U S Army Reservists from 10 months of active duty Top ture is a general view of the speaking platform with the Clearfield Community Band and the Clearfield John Lewis Shade Post 6 American Legion Color Guard in the foreground Army Reservists State To Check Welcomed Home Handling Of In Park Pr Traffic Fines I HARRISBURG Reservists We welcome you home will conduct a the added pleasure that investigation to learn if local left have returned safe and officials are downgrading traffic whole and that what might have violations and withholding fines Berliners Protest Red Wall Demonstrators Stone Russians Americans Even Own Police By CARL HARTMAN BERLIN AP Mayor Willy Brandt today ordered West Berlin police to crack down on rioters with the necessary vigor after wild weekend demonstrations at the Red wall brought attacks on Americans as well as Soviets East and West Berlin police also were involved in the melees Brandt appealed for calm in a dio speech Thousands of angry West liners marched shouted and threw stones at Soviets Americans the wall East German border guards and their own police Sunday Huge slingshots were used to hurl tear gas grenades from the Communist side The rioting was to prote shooting by East Berlin guards of a young refugee to escape Friday He was le die slowly on the East side wall while American troop West police watched fron other side Maj Gen Albert Watson U.S commandant disclosed Soviet command had refused invitation to discuss the increased tension with American British and French commandants at U.S headquarters Watson had offered to lift a ban on the Soviet com- mandant visiting the U.S sector Young West Berliners best available estimates put their ber at about into the early morning hours A young redhead who was not identified spoke through the speaker of a West Berlin police truck The truck was escorted by about 500 demonstrators from NG State Sen Jo Hays of State College and former wearing glasses are set to turn the first shovel full of dirt to mark the official start of a flood control ts and Waters Secretary Maurice K Goddard is at the left and of the Al Monzo Construction Co which has the con- beside Dr Goddard Others are unidentified Progress Smallpox Contacts Sought Young Canadian Boy Traveled Through New York City By ANDREW MEISELS NEW YORK of two nations worked against an awesome deadline day to find and vaccinate all sons who may have come in con- tact with a young Canadian pox victim The stricken boy James liam Orr 14 flew here from Sao Paolo Brazil Aug 11 on a with more than 80 other persons including his parents and a er and sister He passed through Idlewild Airport traveled by cab to Grand Central Terminal and sat in the i huge waiting room for hours before boarding a train I for Toronto In Toronto the boy described by his missionary father as feeling under the was taken to a doctor and eventually to based Headquarters and Headquarters Battery of the 4th Howitzer Battalion lery U S Army Reserves with representatives from 23 ties of Clearfield and adjoining Deborah's short greetings wasj Atty Gen Edward counties were welcomed home a highlight of the program In who will direct the Continued on Page 10 Column 3 been never took place from the state from 10 months of active duty in an impressive ceremony at the Clearfield Driving Park yesterday I The welcoming crowd was muchi too small for the occasion but the upwards of 400 to 500 area dents who turned out heard ers who left no doubt about the debt that the area owes the Ro- who left their jobs and family in answer to their call to duty And the 84 cers and enlisted men of the Continued on Page 10 Column 1 ICC PUC Open Public Hearing On PRR Wreck New Radiation Belt Reported Around Earth BOULDER Colo new and perhaps menacing radiation belt is in the atmosphere around the earth put there scientists revenue and by a United States probe said over the weekend that the Justice Department has heard j of such practices in the state and it's got to stop stems from the inquiry by two state ments into enforcement of traffic violations in Bethel Park Borough outside of Pittsburgh Following investigations by the Bethel Park officials were accused of downgrading on Page 10 Column 7 HARRISBURG AP Circum- plain but sincere words that they stances surrounding the are welcome home once again ment of Pennsylvania Railroad Little Deborah Mitchell baseball special which killed 19 year-old daughter of Sgt First Class last July 28 at Steelton Robert L Mitchell speaking for under state and federal the Reservists children said it scrutiny today this In the name of all your The Interstate Commerce children I welcome you back and the Public Utility AM If ill Judge John J Pentz principal Commission has begun a public HI Hill speaker on the program told the hearing into the accident that in- Heavy Safe Taken from Office nuclear test blast July 9 Little is known of the new belt Swim Admirers Rush In Too By JAMES BACON LOS ANGELES AP dent Kennedy weekending here de- to take a swim in the and was almost swamped by a throng of admirers Bystanders walked into the sea fully clothed as the President strode into the ocean in front of the Santa Monica beach home of his brother-in-law Peter Lawford It happened Sunday during the President's visit to ern California a flying trip which ended shortly before midnight when the presidential jet took off to return to Washington j The President arrived in ington at 8 EOT today K had been billed as a tical trip although the President obviously helped Democratic Gov Brown when Sa Ground Is Broken For Irvona Flood Control Project IRVONA Ground was broken at ceremonies here Saturday for a flood control project along Clearfield Creek and Witmer Run State Forests and Waters Secretary Maurice K Goddard hailed i the project as one of several important flood protection measures for the people living along Clearfield Creek and its tributaries Dr Goddard the principal speaker said It will afford valuable protection from high water throughout the borough along the two streams which run through Irvona Completion date for the work for which Al Monzo Construction Co of Monroeville has been awarded the is late next year Canadian hospital Canadian authorities said the boy's illness was virtually certain to be smallpox although ing tests were still to be made U.S Public Health said there was no doubt It was the first confirmed case of smallpox in the United States since 1947 they said The development left New York City with the staggering task of running down all who may have come in contact with the boy here The city health department set up 12 vaccination centers in Continued en Page 10 Column 7 The company already is at work on the project and is employing Dilworth Asks Scranton's Plan On State Payroll tral Californ The Boy on Bicycle Two Girls Injured In Rood Mishaps some 100 person CHESTER HILL Burglars got away with a safe i 1 i 1 i aJ Cl I O The hearing is expected to dunng the night or early at least two days The has officially listed c morning from the office of Meyers trie cause of the accident as a misaligned section of track Three A official stated that safe contained approximately cars the only ones carrying cash ed and home to and enjoy 1 It could imperil astronauts in future space flights and hence might cause the United Slates to lounging r delay its Project Mercury gram 2 It emits radio frequency and therefore may interfere with some radio astronomy The presence of the radiation belt 600 miles and higher above the earth was disclosed by Dr James Warwick of the University of Colorado's in a copyright article by science writer Victor Cohn of the Minneapolis Sunday Tribune Dr Warwick's comments were Dictator Ousted Red Party ST Hungary By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Democrat Richardson Dilworth shifts to take advantage has challenged his Republican op- of the present favorable weather ponent for governor William W The contract for dredging scranton to say just he feet of channel in Clearfield has in if anything on re- Creek from its confluence state payrolls Witmer Run and also some jn a statement Sunday in ing on the Witmer Run I delphia Dilworth said Scranton Levees will be constructed along i has claimed obsolescence and a section of in state government Creek and along the right bank of and is guilty of making Witmer Run for feet About tions without having evidence to 900 feet of Legislative Route back thorn up will also have to be relocated in another statement issued in Dr Goddard said the dam at Harrisburg he accused Scranton kosi Hungary's former i prince Gallitzin State Park adopting parts of the id 24 of his bordering Cambria County will Program For Prosperity ave been booted the threat of floods Three persons injured in traffic accidents over the end including a Curwensville 19 At who was hospitalized after his J MI bicycle was struck by a car 1 day afternoon Gary Kavala 9 son of Mr and PATTON Pa Free doses Continued on Page 10 Column 4 j other valuable papers To take the safe burglars hadj to move it a distance of some 150 Continued on Page 10 Column 2 feet to load it onto a truck from a Colonel At The safe had to be wheeled from j its location under the counter in the main office into a side office y Mrs Kavala of Sabin oral polio vaccine public space through na avenue Curwensville is listed administered to residents of Je mam office through the door in satisfactory condition with a Northern Cambria County over Between the office and shop and fractured left leg in the Clearfield the weekend in this community of the ramp to where it could Hospital this morning site of the state's first be Continued on Page 10 Column 2 Patrolman Richard polio fatality of 1962 Olson said told him that State and county health the boy drifted onto the road from conducted an a sidewalk He was knocked from his bicycle by a car driven Richard Mosley 26 of R D at 3.30 p.m police Two Ramey girls Mary Ellen Hock 23 and Shirley Bartek 23 were injured at o'clock night when their car ran off the road and struck an abutment between and Ramey The two girls were taken to the was the heavy piece was ed where rolled It is believed that four men and a truck would have been required to handle the safe County Farmers Jo Ten ASC Committees Ballots will be mailed to field County farmers in the near future for use in the election of ten Agricultural Stabilization and Conservation community tees Joseph D Young chairman of the Clearfield County ASC A C earfield man was one of t today four U.S Army Reserve officers To be elected are to be promoted recently by members and two dent Kennedy at the U.S nales for each committee The DUBOIS Army Garrison at DuBois The President announced through the Department of the as delegate and alternate delegate Army and the Commanding eral Second U S Army the ad- Continued on Page 10 Column 4 Driftwood Citizens Pa Health Dept Seek Relief From Wire Burning Fumes chairman and vice-chairman of the elected committees will also serve party in a purge downstream communities Karoly Kiss He said and the leading Stalinist tion of the Prince Gallitzin dam i important position hfs department to also was demoted from somewhat the original design of ruling Politburo j tne irvona project because it The new purge was announced retain and retard the flow of Chest in a communique Sunday Creek during high water ing a four-day meeting of the The state said the Continued on Page 10 Column 7 party's Central Committee Janos Kadar the party chief and pre- mier who was jailed in one of purges presided Continued on Page 10 Column 5 Firemen Summoned PHILIPSBURG A grass fire broke out shortly before noon day in Grays Hollow about miles north of Philipsburg and was j reportedly threatening a home Philipsburg firemen were called to the scene Inside The Progress Classified Ads 8 9 Sports 6 Hints From Heloise 5 Comics 11 Hospital News 2 9 Columns 4 Social News 3 12 Obituaries 9 Boy Scout and Reserve Pictures 10 Sunday At Indiana State College INDIANA Nine Clearfield re- were among the 150 dents who received degrees day in the August graduating class at Indiana State College Mrs Madalyn D Caldwell of 222 Virginia Ave received a master of education degree Those who received bachelor of science degrees Mrs Alice Henry Iddings 320 W Second Ave art Charles Albert Levine Clearfield R D 3 dary education Andrew Jackson Continued on Page 10 Column 8 respectively to the county tion where the county ASC com- will be chosen The tion will be held Sept 14 in the county office 106 N Second St Clearfield Questions on eligibility to vote and to hold office will be mined by the county committee subject to appeal to the state com- Generally an eligible voter must be a bona fide farmer or farm Donkey Game Campfire Pageantry Climax Big Boy Scout Continued on Page 10 Column 4 Curwensville Hyde Firemen Called For Series of Grass Fires DRIFTWOOD An increase when it was contacted by the heart and respiratory cases Borough Council spurred the Pennsylvania The industrial hygienist for the ment of Health and a citizens Region II Henry from this tiny Cameron said the firm was County community to redouble that it must place a temporary by forU to stop the Metal Wire control on the open burning covery Corporation's open burning last Wednesday Aug 15 e new eace ar poo T of vinyl coated wire A department representative Mr Suroviec said af of tho Sparks from a tiam were blamed For the past two years the com- planned to check the compliance j The gir act which bc church for the Courts It was made by the De- of Health on the basis that the situation created a health hazard as defined under the state's General Health Law We will seek the permanent in- junction under both this law and Continued on Page 10 Column 3 he newly enacted air pollution Rev Stacey Barr Reassigned as Pastor Of Clearfield Church fnr a series of grass fires yesterday Pany has burned the wire in an with this order some time this afternoon between Hyde and field located at the rear of week he added 200 Despite this statement from the health department a spokesman The company is engaged in for the firm said Friday afternoon business and he was not aware of this order He At 2 p m firemen were summoned to extinguish three in the and he third at Hogback Meanwhile Hyde its plant and approximately yards from the town wire removes insulation from old however that the salvage came effective July 2 of this year contains regulations concerning open burning It also sels up a slate Air Pollution Commission and seven regional Clearfield County Commissioner Wesley J Read is chairman of the an has engaged a Pittsburgh Commission which in- an alarm for wamo C of engineering frm to the area dudes ami other ss an alarm foi fires alr teils show the resulting pollution problem and it may be Memorial Park and from tno arrangements for iome and near the Checkerboard Bridge burning is creating a definite lype of control citizens Meanwhile the health depart eludes Clearfield and several other counties Mr Read said he fiad been appraised of the situation by About an hour later School headed by Cameron menl is also seeking conclusive to make a personal investigation as Teacher Calvin evidence to a place a permanent I as were called to blames il for the injunction company an aero ol a wont 22 of area's 2.10 residents On Oft ember 1980 re of sink will prevent him I rum quest for a temporary injunction iny m ho up in nil HIP MX Their was no as a re- The of Health refused by Carl f tull ol any of the under Mudy since Shelly in the Dauphin County Continued on 10 Column i Mr Barr's reappointment to was announced Saturday night at the closing session of the annual meeting of the Free Methodist Oil Cily Conference held at Pleasantville Pa He formerly served four years at Clearfield be- fore returning in 1956 after ment elsewhere Oilier appointments in Uie area included that of the Rev B K Swartood of to the Free Methodist Church Hie Rev i K who was to The Kev Dowey Yale ol Kranklin was transferred lo the Slate church HANGING ON FOR DEAR LIFE is Asbury W Lee III dent of the Clearfield Trust Company as he rides a donkey loward first base in Saturday night's Bucktail Boy Scout Council's benefit baseball game A crowd of more than turned out for the Bucktail Boy Council's Donkey Baseball Game and Campfire program at the Clearfield Driving Park day night the climax of the three-day that saw upwards of 200 Explorers and Boy Scouts camp in the Park oval Friday through yesterday noon The Donkey Baseball Game staged as a fund-raiser for the Bucktail Council and its individual units provided laughs aplenty as prominent men of the Council area attempted to ride ob- donkeys and play baseball at the same lime A breakdown of the truck transporting the dozen donkeys near Brookville early turday afternoon delayed the start of the game by about an hour but a full seven innings were played with the final score as nearly as anyone could determine ending in a tie Adding to the hilarity of the casion were the costumes of the players by Bigler coal operator Ray S Walker's sonation of Sally Rand with blonde wig and balloons Nick DuBois businessman did his best to puncture the balloons buf was finally checked by funeral director Continued on Page 10 Column 8
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