San Marino Tribune, November 6, 1969

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November 06, 1969

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San Marino Tribune (Newspaper) - November 6, 1969, San Marino, California San Marino, C;Mií, MU* «AXUflU rUÜLiC LIBRAE! NOVEMBER 11,1969: PATRIOTIC SERVICES SET AND THE SAN MARINO NEWS SHOW YOUR TRUE COLORS! FLY OLD GLORY THIS DAY Veterans Day Memorial services will be held in Lacy Park at the flagpole on Tuesday« November 11, beginning at 9 a.m. The day, marking America's victory in World War I, will be observed by American Legion Post 239 of San Marino. In conjunction with the holiday, all schools within the district will be closed, as will ( f a a • SSittKi *Jt0-nd A«,",eal ',fans Lose Homecoming usual will be the library, the banks and The Tribune. DEVOTED TO THE PROGRESS AND PROSPERITY OF SAN MARINO The Finest Exclusively Residential City in the Entire West Home of the Famous Huntirgtori Library and Art Gallery Vol. 39, No. 34 — Atlantic 2-9707 10 Pagu f Son Marino, California, Thinriday, NovMnhar 6, 1969 lYcomirp 2-3343 1 5c Copy SS Voar To Citizens In Game To Rams, 18 To 14 Red Cross DriveAlongthe Drive Criticism is something one can avoid by saying nothing, doing nothing and being nothing. • • "Letters to the Editor" published in most American newspapers provide a citizen with a free means of making public his views. 3ti CiJitortal One Symbol Of Loyalty November 11 is Armistice Day or, as it is now designated, Veterans Day. Armistice Day is the anniversary of the end of World War I in 1918; and while, since 1954, it has been celebrated as Veterans Day, its purpose remains the same. It is a day devoted to honoring the millions of men and women who have given their lives and their services to their country in the armed forces. Originally it was a day of speechmaking and resurging patriotism. Every family displayed the American flag with pride and humble gratitude for all that it represented—the freedom and security of our homes, the protection Tomorrow afternoon at ^ of the individual against oppression from whatever Park the San Marino Titan Cross Cross Country Triumphs Over Temple City by Country squads host South Pasadena. The Varsity meet promises to be quite exciting as South Pasadena has !t^o outstanding runners in Mike Temm and Tom Wright. They should give San Marino's top four of Rick Ohlson, Dick Mapel, Todd Yorke, and Jim Lochhead, a tremendous contest. Last Friday the Titans ran source and a guarantee of respect for the U.S all nations. There are those who are inclined to view the flag and patriotic observances as anachronisms and somewhat juvenile. These cynics may have had their eyes opened to the fact that the flag is far from a dead symbol when they looked about them following the death of former president Eisenhower. Flags flew from millions of homes and public buildings. Mr. Eisenhower symbolized the greatness o'f over Temple City quite easily. a nation, just as does Veterans Day. On such occa- ?!crL°hlrS0". T« the. ra°e .... ,, . ,. „ ,, Temple City s 1.8 mile course sions displaying the flag IS an instinctive act of all in 9:06, and the Varsity tri- good citizens. By displaying your flag next Tuesday umphed by a 15-49 score. Todd maybe we can bring some of the moratorium simpletons to their senses and at the same time take the edge off the proposed demonstrations planned for the end of that week. Let's stand up and be counted with the majority of true and freedom loving Americans.POSTERS AND PACKARDS PUSH FOR COMMUNITY CHEST Bears, Bruins, and other team mascots: step aside for a newcomer in the Hall of Fame. San Marino Community Chest's adopted 1925 Packard may never make the Rose Bowl (tin fact It can't make tits own garage door,) but it carries the campaign message loud and clear: "Keep Pushing!" Borrowed at the Tribune's request as a picture prop for the Chest's annual poster contest (completed this week in perfect timing with the campaign's second mailing), the mammoth old car was rolled out on the Cedric Scotts' driveway on Wil- GOP Supports Week Of National Unity San Marinans were among the more than 1200 members of the Republican State Cen- son avenue by four wheezing tral Committee, meeting in but dedicated adults, uncounted Anaheim on Sunday, who unani- children, and a bulldog, only to mously passed a resolution sup- prove so photogenic that it be- porting a "Week of National came the Chest mascot on the Unity" from November 9 spot. through 16. With due appreciation of the _ .... . pretty girls who won the con- The purpose of this action is test, "Let's hope some of our t0 show „that/hf^f^Itin«' ^ next winners are boys," noted Majority" of ♦ ■<I "a ,nn ,s Carl H. Wittenberg Jr., chest firmly behind Yorke was second in 9:17, Tom Gimbel third in 9:18, Dick Mapel fourth in 9:27, and Jim Lochhead fifth in 9:29. John Lee Wets a strong sixth in 9:32, and Ivan Porto finished eighth in 9:38. Dick Geisert won the J.V. race with a furious sprint in 9:45, to edge Kevin Coppersmith's 9:48. Other Titans in the top seven were: Three, Chris Chillingworth, 9:52; four, Ed Howe, 9:59; five, Bob Peterson, 10:01; six, Phil Vaughn, 10:02; seven, Mark Herron, 10:03. The J.V. won 15-50. Mark Greenough and John Pruitt staged the best race of the day in the Frosh-Soph division, with John edging Mark out at the finish in the fine time of 9:33. Mark was second in 9:34. Peter Day barely edged Mike Campbell out in the race for third place, with his time of 9:58 being two seconds ahead of Campbell's 10:00. Other strong Titan runners were Bruce Boyer, sixth in 10:18; Jim Luscombe, eighth in 10:31; and John Westcott, ninth in 10:32. The win in this division was by a 16-45 score. Each squad won its eighth consecutive meet of the season. Police Apprehend campaign chairman and principal source of power behind the car push. "Or that Ced gets this car running." Taking top prizes in the poster contest, conducted annually among first-year art students at the high school, were Nancy Eddington, daughter of the Mark Eddingtons, first place; this nation is ......._ ________ President Richard Nixon's efforts to end the BUTglarV SllSPeCt • I.n M in \7inl \Tn*M nn/l frt flhnur ® " " Members of the San Marino war in Viet Nam and to show Hanoi that the Moratorium Day demonstrations d6 not represent the opinion or will of any but a small number of the people in! this country. During the week of November 9-16, which includes Veter- Police Department have taken into cuJtody one man responsible for last week's burglary of the K. B. Toll residence on Wallingford road. Booked on suspicion of burglary was Luis Jaramillo of Mrs. Ernest L. Messner, chairman of the San Marino branc^i, American Red Cross announces that a second mailing is on its way to approximately 3,000 San Marino citizens. About 62 percent or $14,-954 has now been raised toward the goal of $27,000. She states, "The Red Cross over many years has helped both the citizens of San Marino and the nation as a whole. With the growing need, the organization has expanded greatly. So many more services are offered in the community that it truly requires the support of every resident." Fund solicitation chairman, Alexander Smith made the following statement. "San Marino is supporting the 1969-70 Red Cross campaign in an enthusiastic manner. The extra demands placed on this important service organization are recognized by our citizens. Disasters, relief, and aid to service personnel and their families have brought into focus the need for the Red Cross. We urge ail who have not yet participated to send in their contributions as soon as possible. This will bring our drive to an early successful conclusion." Serving on the mailing campaign have been Mmes. Kent Ewing, John Carrington, Harold Hollister, George Curtis and approximately 50 citizens addressing the letters.Where Did They Go? October 28 — 10:57 a.m. — Fire equipment to Lorain road. Flooded basement. October 29 — 6:15 p.m. — Ambulance to Adair street. Patient taken to hospital. October 30 — 7:41 a.m. — Ambulance to Kenilworth and Huntington drive intersection. Motorcycle/auto collision. Motorcycle rider taken to hospital. October 30 — 11:15 a.m. — Fire equipment to 2341 Huntington drive. Short in ballast box. October 30 — 2:48 p.m. — Ambulance to Lorain road. Bicycle accident. First aid administered at scene and unit returned to station. October 30 — 4:09 p.m. — Ambulance to San Marino avenue and Stratford road. Fall from bike. Patient taken to hospital. October 31 — 8:29 a.m. — Fire equipment to Sierra Madre boulevard. Broken hot water faucet. October 31 — 5:52 p.m. — Fire equipment to Oak Knoll avenue. Fire in shrubbery at front of house. Possible cause: electrical short. November 1 — 1:05 a.m. — Fire equipment to Raleigh drive. Broken water pipe. November 1 — 3:25 p.m. — Fire equipment to Del Mar avenue. Car fire. November 1 — 6:53 p.m. — By JIM HAMMOND After dropping a tough Rio Hondo League loss to Temple City 18 to J4 last week, the SMHS Titans travel to crosstown rival South Pasadena tomorrow night to play a key league game. The undefeated South Pas Tigers are currently rated Number One Jn CIF and are in the top spot in the Rio Hondo League, haviiig won their first three league inatchups against Temple City; Bell Gardens, and La Canada. However, the Titans with a 2-1 record will be in a probable first place tie with the1 Tigers and the Temple City Rams if they can pull off a victory tomorrow night. SM Falls to TC Homecoming was a sad affair last Friday night as the Titans were edged 18-14 by the Rams. Temple City fullback Larry Mushinskie broke through the San Marino defensive tactics to tally three TD's and 160 yards rushing in 34 carries. Mushinskie broke lose from the Titan 23 and bulled has way in from the two to score twice for the Rams in the first half before SM had hit the scoreboard. A five yard pass from Jim Shepardson to Gary Stevens brought the Titans back into the game in the second quarter. A second offensive drive was stopped short by the Ram defense in TC territory just before the halftime gun. Mushinskie scored again from the one in the third quarter to keep Temple City out in front 18-7, but SM soon returned with Jim Shepardson scoring on a QB sneak to cap off a long fourth quarter drive. With, but' th?ee minutes remaining in the , giine, Titan defensive 'teekfc^Mick Basset r«v covered a Ram' fumble to give San Marino the ball on their own 45. The Titans drove close to the Ram goal but were unable to sustain the offensive drive and gave up the ball with seconds left, dropping their third league bout after winning the first two against Bell Gardens and Duarte. Mark Eddingtons, first place; s Day on November 11 and Reseda who was apprehended "dJ - Linda Polley, daughter of the the nilt o{ Apollo 12 0n No- at his home this week. Police F're equipment to Rose avenue. James Polleys, second place, vember 14, flags will be flown also recovered a colored tele- Ro°{ fire burning freely. ter of by householders and automo- vision set, handbag and cam- ™ * P-™; T SLM: £ JSLi- - 5 ssr ,rom *e -- — and Ann Brunol, daughter Mrs. Carmen Brunol, third place. Checks for the three talented winners were donated by Arthur E. Oliver, president of San Marino Community Council, and presented by Dr. Kenneth Bullock, principal, at a high school assembly Tuesday. Judges, who found the 85 entries so well-done that voting went into a fourth ballot, were Mrs. Virginia Pavelko, social science and art appreciation teacher at SMHS; Richard Malcolm, San Marino city manager, and Dr. Bullock. In recognition of their many hours of work in supervising the contest, the Chest thanked Mrs. Elma Boucher, art department head, and Mrs. Joanne Coultas with "Special Award" ribbons. Students receiving ribbons for honorable mention were Pete Brittin, Margie Butts, Frederick Hamlin, Susan Lyte, Debbie Nelson, Mary Lu Oliva, Patti Reister, and Kathie Stroud. WAS a PUSH FROM START TO'FINISH to get the picture: a push to get the Cedric Scotts' The high school Key Club " . . . its mooring place in the garage out into the driveway; a push Jack And Jill Players On Stage Monday The Jack and Jill Players of the San Marino Recreation Department will hit the Big Time on Monday night, November 10, as the group presents its first play to the public. "Sir Osbert and Lester" will be performed at the Huntington Auditorium, beginning at 7 p.m. and final curtain at 7:30. The players are comprised of 21 students, second through fifth grade, who are enrolled in Mrs. John Gleason's after-school acting class. Stage struck and hooked on "the smell of the greasepaint," the group will hit the road on Wednesday when it will give two performances at Carver School for students only. Residents of the community are invited to attend Monday night's production. Admission is free. NOTICE San Marino Public Library will be open as usual on Veteran's Day, Tuesday, November 11. Will Play At Forum By BRIAN OHLSON Sixteen Huntington School eighth graders are going to play a basketball game. But this isn't just going to be a regular game, they are going to play on the floor of the fabulous Forum in Ingiewood. It all started two years ago when Brian Ohlson (the organizer of the outing) went to see a Laker basketball game. He got there early and saw some second graders from Long Beach playing a preliminary game. Then at half-time they came out again. Brian thought it would be a good idea if he could get a few Huntington boys to go and play there. (Sixth graders then, eighth graders now.) So he sent a letter to Mr. J. K. Cooke, owner of the Lakers, to see if he could have a game there. When he got a letter back, Mr. Cooke said that he would put Brian's name on the two-year waiting list. So this year in October Brian received a letter saying that his name had reached the top of the list. A preliminary game has been scheduled for Sunday, November 9 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. as the game starts at 7. (Management pending they will play at. half-time too.) They held, tryouts and' have Fnnufu I ifp chosen Í6 players. They have held five practices so far and plan to hold seven more. (One each day of the week.) The two team captains are Dirk Jones and Brian Ohlson. Dirk's team is the Lakers and Brian's team will represent the New York Knicks as that is the team the Lakers are playing that night. Dirk's team consists of himself, Jeff Gill, Steve Lieber, Skip Lilliveck, Lloyd Ruland, Brad Jordan, Brad Farwell and Steve Burge. Brian's team consists of himself, Todd Miller, Lloyd Dixon, John Flynn, Larry Samp, Bob Santoro, Tom Kurek and Roy McNeil. The outing will surely be remembered by all boys for years to come. HOMECOMING ROYALTY captured everyone's fancy Friday as Queen Kathy Sbicca and her Court composed of Wendy Pearl, senior princess (left) and Diane Fuller, junior princess reigned over the festivities. dave swibher photo Pumpkins And Rams Share Homecoming Parade Spotlight San Marino is a good town for parades. The drive is perfect with its center strip providing maximum capacity seating. The Weatherman always tips his hat and comes up with fair skies . . . according to one Old Timer, a parade day has never dawned to anything but Lecture Series Next Wednesday and the Wednesday following, November 12 and 19, Dr. Floyd M. Anderson will present thé final lectures in his four-lecture series on family life education in the home. Each lecture is a complete unit in itself, and residents are invited to attend one or both of the presentations. The final two topics are "Cultivating Controls from Within" and "Learning With Love." Sponsored by the San Marino PTA Council and the Pasadena City College community service division, thejjectures will be given in the Tittle Theater of the High School beginning at 8 p.m. Fire Loss Estimated At $3,500 According to reports, an estimated $3,500 worth of damage was the result of a roof fire at the Stanley Dicken residence on Saturday evening. Responding to the call, members of the San Marino Fire Department arrived to find the roof of the two-story residence burning freely at the roof peak, with about one-quarter of the area in flames. According to Fire Department personnel, a possible cause of the blaze was attributed to sparks from the fireplace. MEMORIAL SERVICE SUNDAY FOR MARY MEAD Memorial services will be held Sunday, November 9, for Mary Morris Mead, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. James E. Mead. The services will be held at 4 p.m. in the Sanctuary of Truth, 507 North Granada avenue, Alhambra. YMCA Offers Swim Lessons The South Pasadena-San Marino YMCA has a year-round swimming program for all ages. Sign ups are still being taken for the tiny tot two to five-year-olds, the six to 16 year-olds, and adults.Commercial Burglary Loss Totals $4,500 Police are following leads in last weekend's commercial burglary involving the majority of business offices located in the Booth Building at 475 Huntington drive. Total loss of all firms involved is estimated to exceed $4,500. According to police reports, the suspects gained entry to the building Friday night or early Saturday morning by forcing open a crank-type window to one of the suites. They then went from office to office, forcing the doors with what is described as a 3/8-inch screwdriver or prying tool. Taking office equipment, cash and stamps, the suspects left the offices in varying states of disarray. Of the 12 offices entered, greatest losses were reported at Richard L. Narver, insurance, $1,565 in office equipment; Ford Dealers Associates, $1,525 in office equipment; Mandler/Siegel CPA, $1,300 in office equipment; David V. Stevens & Co. $1,190 in office equipment; Harrisons and Crossfield, $52 in cash and stamps; and Giacopuzzi & Co., tape recorder valued at $61. Additional companies reporting entry are Traffic World, Avery Products Corp., Paul J. Kordas, M.D., Yorba Oil Company, William F. McDonald Co., and Chilean Nitrate Corp. The high school Key uiud " . . fmm it3 moorjng place in the garage out into the driveway; a push to keep Laay uiat-will distribute all posters to 1&- terlv ^g round bulldog, trom rolling off the running board. But finally everyone and everything cal business houses for display was anchored, and the Community CHest poster contest winners were snapped into permanence aboard the newlv adopted Chest mascot. From left to right: Linda Polley, freshman, second orize- Ann Brunol, sophomore, third prize; Nancy Eddington, freshman, first prize (all are first-year art students at the high school); Carl H. Wittenberg, Jr., chairman of the Community Chest campaign. in windows or lobbies, reminders of that second campaign appeal letter in the mail today. SAN MARINO TRIBUNI PHOTOTwo Accidents Hospitalize Motorcycle Riders Two motorcycle - automobile collisions resulted in both motorcycle riders being taken to the hospital last week. The first accident took place last Thursday morning at 7:50 a.m. Occurring just west of the Kenilworth avenue intersection on Huntington drive, the collision involved the vehicle driven by Ruth Ann Jackson of Bedford road and the motorcycle driven by Charles Jay Bradbury of Arcadia. Bradbury was taken to the hospital with abrasions. On Friday evening just after 5 p.m. another auto-motorcycle accident took place at the intersection of Lombardy road and San Marino avenue. Thomas Agamenoni of Hornet road was hospitalized with hand injuries after a collision with the vehicle driven by Ruth McConnell of Monrovia. 'fair and warmer." And people in this town like parades. Last Friday, Homecoming 1969, had all the usual ingredients: a warmer than usual October afternoon, people lined along the sidewalks and in the center strip with cameras, dogs, baby carriages and strollers. Perhaps the only real exception was that the traditional Titan blue and white gave way to a good amount of orange in honor of Halloween while pumpkins and images of battered Temple City Rams shared the spotlight as theme material. The line of march left the high school a little after 3 p.m. following Grand Marshal Allen Laws, Mayor of San Marino, who shared his official parade car with Dr. Kenneth Bullock, high school principal. Following came Homecoming Queen Kathy Sbicca and her court: Senior Princess Wendy Pearl and Junior Princess Diane Fuller riding in streamer-decked convertibles. Floats Then came the drill team, the Titan marching band, the pep commission, yell leaders, flag girls and the floats. First-place honors this year were captured by the Omegas' girls service club with their entry "The Spirit of Cinderella Titans Rides to Victory." Six members of the organization looking very much like Temple City Rams pulled an orange pumpkin down Huntington drive. Taking second place for a float called "Ole Titanitos" was the Spanish Club, and the Junior Class won third place with its entry, "The Great Pumpkin is on Our Side." ,Next week The» Tribune hopes to run pictures of many of the parade entries. It fyas a fine day for a parade, anfi\a grand parade it was. Chamber Will Hear Carleson In Special Meet Speaking on Monday at a special meeting of the San Marino Chamber of Commerce will be Robert B. Carleson, chief deputy director of public works for the State of California. The meeting is scheduled for 12 noon at Woody & Eddy's. Speaking on the subject of "Getting Where You Want To Go," Carleson will direct his address specifically to the future of San Marino and surrounding areas. Reservations are being taken now for the meeting at the Chamber of Commerce office. v- ..._______ _____________- . —«- . . . , „ ,, „ Chamber President Frank Don- . gathered around Miss Pat Myers and a pumpkin with earrings to hear the Halloween story ant ur aU members to at_ hour. The climax of the library's Halloween was the children's parade through the adult section. - HALLOWEEN CHILDREN and nowhere was that truth more evident than at the San Marino Public Library last Friday morning when the ghosts, clowns, and dancing girls . . . not to mention the moon men, supermen, pirate men . . . And the rabbits . . And the Indians • • >» . m m ___A ___■ -_1 •_ ___i ill. —__U«.n ■■ ^Ua Untiman rtrti-t9 BAN MARINO TRIBUNE PHOTO tend and bring guests. ;