Post, The (Newspaper) - August 10, 1960, San Mateo, California THE San Maleo Post Shopping Volume 14, Number 32 Sc A COPY DELIVERED EVERY WEDNESDAY MORNING August 10, 1960 SO'S YOUR OLD 9. of San thinks that the pig he's holding would make a fine pet. But Rickie's 7-year.old thinks pigs Veronica sneaking a are for the The along with other specially trained arc making a hit with kids at the Mother Goose a feature the twenty-sixth annual San Mateo County Fair and Fiesta which continues in San Matoo through August 13. Board Refuses To Back Him Up REDWOOD CITY The board of supervisors re- fused yesterday to buck up County Planning Director Frank SkUlman in his efforts to halt a project the board that he had ordered the Nick of Redwood to cease Although the liven last the 1 Vote are still hauling at full Ihe planner The trucks are dirt from the Crocker San to the where the material is being for extending runways foi let Skillman said did not y to get a permit from the although the operation is entirely within San Mateo Claims Violations Ihe planning di- rector told Ihe FIGHT Mrs. Neil Tipper and her Mrs. Samuel Richards of wood tug at the first place ribbons for Hie canning division at the San Mateo County Fair and After practically a dead heat for seven years of It is still an open question which expert canner will come out ahead in this year's currently underway at the San Mateo county Hits at Fiesta Gardens A group of 46 residents in informed the commis r Gardens subdivision has that he intends t revolted against slated pol of lha Fiesta Gardens Homes association and has submitted i petition requesting the San teo city council to reconsider its recent decision denying a posed apartment east of Bermuda drive al Fiesta Reason for Ihe the peti lion is that now find lhat we can soon expect to have industrial plants across the homes on Bermuda drive and di- behind the homes on An- and that there will he no height limitation on these trial The Culligan Development com- which planned the 106-unit apartment has formally requested rezoning of its R-l site of more than two acres ti M-l The firm had planned construction of the on the site and an cent portion of the already M-l zoned property under a After representatives of the esta Gardens Home association protested the that industrial zoning would be the city council lasl include Ihe Culligan fin acre site in M-l zoning under th new proposed master in accordance with the desires of the Fiesta Garden Homes In the submitted late yesterday afternoon to City Clerk William J. the 46 resi Jents indicate favor for the proposed apartment develop believe that if we can be iure that the city of Mateo vill control the following points hat residential neighborhood 3f our section will be That no apartment higher hail two stories nor more than 19 feet in height be permitted on Ihe Borel channel That no apartment greater than three stories not exceeding 30 feet in height be permitted within 200 leet of any of on Bermuda or A That no more than the 1: apartments plus one duplex show on the Culligan be That the people in Ih apartment will not have any poi privileges the pool operate and maintained by the associa School Board Here Zoning Delay The San Mateo cily school dis- rict board of education has re- Ihe city council to pone a decision on the proposed to allow construction of 120-bed convalescent hospital to Lakeshore In a letler lo Ihe council Donald A. boarc need additional lime woughly study this matter rder to determine whether this project may or may ot be desirable from the of our The letter does not mention Center Fate BELMONT The old Pullman estate is headed for another lion election this time I decide whether it should be pu chased as sile for a and on Ihe lion is violating just about every Mayor Wallace Benson Monda rule in the night named a commute Skillman said he did not know Hie was taking place until he started receiving calls from irate San Francisco residents who live near v. San Francisco officials lo pin down Ihe cost of buying thi 3.8 acres at the northwest of the and Ralston ave nue and building a civic Figures mentioned ranged from have also lodged a although cording to supporters admitted they dii Alter the order to cease know Ratkovich applied to ho planning commission tor a and a public hearing is scheduled for August 17. In the he applied lo the for a temporary Chess Supervisor T. Louis Chess chamber clared that the airport walls awaiting the council's is an He promised decision on the future One blasting the pro posal for not city charged that its ultimate including bone would amount to More than 200 persons filled tin and lined asserted that the lengthened cost estimate August 22, is coi posed of Al pro en center architect ai former mayor Victor designer of the present cou cil chamber real csta Supervisor William Werder man Edward H. Pla aid he learned that Commission Chairman Ro of Ihc lasl scrap of the old rays will lessen jet Chess now commonly known slated lhal the slarl of ils the he runway extension project o be used as a lever in an effort further appropriations leave it up to lin rom Ihe federal Chess suggested that the ning commission staff be em- powered to issue temporary mits in matters of this Both Skillman and Chief Deputy District Attorney Lyle Erison expressed doubts about the ad- visibility of both a practical anit trom a PACIFIC las Horns of San looks over the stem railing of Sterling The Wanderer Just before it sailed for the South Seas anil Horns Is the youngest among the sailing ship's 20 R. C Port Windfall REDWOOD CITY Port He ood City may be in for a win 11 in additional terminal fees plan ol the Ide emenf company is Port Manager reported It involves the use of the povl imber one berth for Ihe nil ad rented 17 pieces of expensive heavy equipment for Hie project and lhat the job must be com- by next Declaring the project Ihe bencfil of the county and the people of the north Werder said he lhat the matter be nol just erl A. and City Robert E. Fitzgerald and Kenneth son questioned Kaiser and Ihen made il clear want voters to decide on the ei on the agenda Back lo Planners The board finally referred the matter to the planning suggesting that il study of the suggestion madei month overruled the planning r commission and voted 3 to 1 to approve stop signs on deny the Action on the latest Thal ine peopl That the police Bermud request was postponed last nigh by the planning commission its September 12 meeting at Ih request of Bernard a vice president of the Culligan firm who will be out of town the re mainder of this month on Cily Planning Director Ever Bruno Building Permits Dwindle SAN BRUNO Building totals on permits issued for new construction and continued to fall off from lasl year's Chief Building In- spector Mel reported The general throughout the was reflected in a July total of only 86 permits for compared wilh 107 issued for last Only new living ing no new and one as against 52 living units reported last could enter and leave their are in two onto Bermud drive and also through the Mil valsky properly to We would oppose plan that did not include ance from the city of San Matd that this road to Nineteenth ave nue would he included and tha it would not be cut off by the stat The petition notes that many of the signers also signed the petition against an un number of high apart menl we leel lhal if apartments can be controlled by the city we rather live near apart menls lhan manufacturing ions and industrial he petition further TS the loss in values to us will be severe f M-l goes in. those ving two or three blocks away vill not be A majority of signers show ad- resses on Annapolis The also is signed by cnls on Portsmouth itida drive and Fiesta tomes of Ihe signers range in istance from 80 feet to 230 feet the its long-time The council's decision is to who twice in Hie decade have overturned proposals to purchase the entire 10-acre estate for a The study which will submit of b S.S. Keva The port slim lo receive McCarl each lime Ihe vessel a full load of bulk cement her Berthing facilities al the Ide Cement company dock are adequate for the S.S. Keva Idea according lo so the fin 's considering the use of II municipal where it woul lave to pay terminal Before the vessel can use Hi city's pipes must tie Ih municipal dock in i I b Hi company's big Engineers for the cement firn lave notified port officials Ilia plans call for Hie expend of of or the necessary pipe lines am umping To encourage have approved extra deepening the eside berth 1 in their redging project in front of the iree municipal With the deepened space by 1, McCarl the port ill be able to accommodate both e S.S. Keva Ideal and another vessel with no in- The S.S. Ideal is due to her first visit here 15 when she loads aboul 00 Ions of cement for transfer lo another Ideal Cement Ideal company officials said could give port ers no assurance of guarantee on tonnage volume lhal Ihi would the land purchase as suggested b civic center people will have and we will be governed accord Mayor Benson Position A few minutes later Al Was d board would like the matter and Julio suid he plans to lake attorney ndo le The Lakeshore further action against their request for a decision quested in a similar letter at this other than the rezoning of the week thai council action on the corner which they purchased hospital be postponed planner said the is operating two diesel shovels the estate of Mrs. Anne Alex to quarry loading 15 lo noting lhat a The city planning is he of hearings have las recommended approval cubic on the asked the Ihe from residential to go ahead wilh the He raid the owners lo allow Ihe land after of the hospital east of issue and if it Norfolk street on the north will ask only the price of Hillsdale this morning and residential Clearing in Mayor Hearing on rezoning change in Henry is scheduled before temperature L. C. Reynolds August 15 in routine Westerly 10 continued the ferral of mailers from Ihe miles an in the wanl ho ing the hot CALLAN PARK Industry to San Mateo county Ihe big Inn in South am labor leaders which hangs over the today reported scheduled two special by Ihc Director Fred for this week in on effort to made up will be followed uce a joint recommendation county's top a second emergency he civic leaders at the Hie Joint Approach an Park subdivision proposed luncheon held Friday al n location to 0 Daly Ihe to further explore ha Action is aimed before special presentation Park and when Daly City by Developer Michael reach on a s lo the polls in a and Attorney Edward i to either approve override who represents the C. president city council's recent ordinance county Manufacturers' the 871-acre opposed lo Ihe in and Kermit Williams Annexation action by a Wire Rope vote of the Daly City few others repeatedly 1 last April off a could be determined vital problem inherent in sive dispute which since has involved Daly South San Maleo county Manufacturer's some of whose lhat of drainage nd its impact on Colma nd 1 sco and the school serve on Ihc Joint the source of flood both have scheduled a to the north end of Big Dump Blaze At Burlingame A fire al the Burlingame fill and cover which originally broke out at 3.-J10 p.m. Monday and was to been put out at Monday night exploded sending flames six and eight feet Local including The Times were flooded wilh telephone calls and some thought the fire was at San Francisco International Telephone Master Zone Special Study For Thursday Callan lold lu's first quest that he would put all new pipes provide Colma creek wilh in free of and would lay the pipe to the tracts junction with the Serra Asked aboul what was to happen when additional waters sour inlo Hie creek at thai point it was a problem up to he cities and Ihc county and if hey want a new would be up to Callan declared lhal though it would be difficult to believe the subdivision would erable through ion on the levelled off ind he said there would less rather than more water i coming into the creek off the Still struggling to iron out soi minor kinks in the proposed ma er zoning plan for San Male he cily planning commission ii a special study night lo wind up II ready it for ion lo Hie cily Al its meeting Monday Ih ommission concurred in som tie dozen recommendations b iiy Planning Director Evert Kit aid concerning individual zon requests over which Iher no Propert whose requests were ap will be notified by Among the controversial pro isals to be considered by tin al its meeting Proposed R-l res zoning for Ellsworth urt between East Poplar ant Residents o c area have petitioned to hav e present duplex zoning remain proposal by Peninsula floral Contractors association it Hie parking require enl for apartment buildings to one parking space for eh The proposed ordinance require one garage for eacl plus one parking space for each two there are some technical amendments and mapping matters Kincaid wants tn with Hie Permits Issued For Apartment Permits for Iwo major dwelling projects totaling more than KIO were issued Monday by lie office of Mervyn Sui Mateo cily building Morion Rude and Michel De obtained permits lo erect 22-unit apartment buildings it 470 and North Idaho of the is valued dt Permits for two carports also were obtained by he developers in conjunction vith the Playa Development company was issued a permit for Hie con- of 25 new a total value of on avenue in the Los reaching The Times from uneasy from South San Son San and indicated Ihc of the flaming dump in the night aroused fears of a The second which started up again at about 6 fed on trash and rubbish which had been collected al Hie rim of the dump and became general on Ihe ern half of the on Bayshore slowed nt the sight of a flames leaping high into the 10 p.m. until 11 no traffic jam developed dud several minor accidents were Burlingame firemen reported he blaze was under control most f Ihe They fought through he night lo keep the blaze high lo the liter edge of the dump Cily Manager Charles Schwalm aid Ihe fire hadn't god any city property because f the excellent work of Dump Romeo Joly of San who worked wilh bulldozer nd dirt lo slay Ihe spread of the ami of the cily The manager said a similar fire dst year was much Schwalm said the debris had ccn piled at the rim of Hie dump of Army Corps of En- orders against allowing it i circulate into the Jino has engaged a firm to build retaining wall around the dumo l the but work is ig Cause of Ihe fire is ie fire department ough it probably started when dumped liol ashes dump e debris on Ihc outer Joly uas working with en pushing dirt over the re- aining vestiges of Ihe Fire department officials lhat blaze is w underneath Ihe which is compounded in equal purls of ignitable debris and earth and may continue lo smoulder for some Local Group In San o The a Redwood Chy combo en route to Mexico Cily on an adventure jaunt and have icon entertained as visiting royally in San Diego as the house guests of Mr. and Mrs. Roger Swanson prior to their designated wilh San Diego Mayor Charles C.