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Publication: Dover Daily Reporter January 8, 1964

Dover Daily Reporter (Newspaper) - January 8, 1964, Dover, Ohio All Papers Print News. Some, Like The Reporter, Discover Itl VOL 60. NO. 151.    22    PAGES. The Daily Reporter HOME EDITION Largest Circulation In Tuscarawas County Dover-New Philadelphia, Ohio, Wednesday, January 8, 1964 Serving Over 10,700 Families PHONE 4-2167 7 CENTSBoard Will Re-submit Health Department BudgetLBJ Presents Surprise Budget Lack Of Funds And Proposed Service Curtailments Aired By James Davis Daily Reporter City Editor The Tuscarawas County Board of Health voted unanimously last night to itemize the 1964 budget request for the General Health District and resubmit it to the County Budget Commission as requested last Thursday. The action was taken during a lengthy session in the Health Department’s offices in Union Hospital. Also present were Comity Treasurer Vie Martinel-li, member of tim Budget Commission; Walter Lahmers of RD I, Newcomerstown, president of the Advisory Council to the Health Board and also president of the Township Trustees and Clerks Assn.; Atty. Donald Zimmerman, president of the Crippled Children’s Society, and Mrs. Alice Scott, executive secretary of die Tuberculosis and Health Assn. The major discussion centered on the board’s 1964 budget listing needs totaling $115,000 and showing only $81,000 in anticipated receipts. In a letter made public last week, Dr. Leslie Lawrence, health commissioner, announced curtailments in 6 areas of service as of Feb. 15 if additional funds are not forthcoming. * Dr. B. R. Lewis, board member, moved that the 1964 budget be itemized by Vivian Stewart, registrar and assistant health commissioner, and resubmitted. Prior to tike vote, another member, W. E. Patterson, who also is secretary-treasurer of the trustees association, asked: ’•Which of the 3 budgets” This touched off a discussion which evoked the following: Dr. Lewis and Miss Stewart met with Auditor Donald Kinsey and Martinelli last Mardi to discuss the 1964 budget and money available. According to both Dr. Lewis and Miss Stewart, they were told they did not have to submit Finley 'Breaks' Vow To Mayor Thomas K. Finley’s promise to Dover Mayor C. LeMoyne Lathy last Nov. 25 that he would stay out of tile county for 2 years has lasted less than 2 months. The 29-year-old man, arrested last night in Mineral City by sheriff deputies, had been given a suspended fine and jail sentence on those conditions for disorderly conduct and assault Sites Viewed For Potential Court Space County Commissioners yesterday viewed 9 properties in Dover with regard to possible rental of adequate space for the County Northern District Court. Board Chairman Richard De-muth said today that no decision had been made and that commissioners will still consider •ny additional proposals. On request of Judge Charles Eckert, the commissioners are looking for floor space about 1,000 to 1,200 square feet. The area would have to have toilet facilities and be furnished with all necessary utilities. Among tim properties viewed yesterday, commissioners leaned toward the Hanner Food service building on Wooster Ave., which had already been suggested by Judge Eckert. Other properties viewed were: Petricola Building on the Boulevard, the Walter Robb building on Iron Ave., Moser’s Market on Johnson Ave., the Hardesty building on N. Tuscarawas Ave., the Ellsworth property at 3rd and Walnut St., the office space of Dr. D. H. Downey on W. 3rd St., the Don Hinson property known as the old Dover township building on W. 3rd., and the Homer Lieser propert y on 4th St. (verbal threats) charges growing out of several incidents with former neighbors on E. 7th St. last September. Back in County Jail today,1 Finley will appear in mayor’s court at ll Thursday morning for violating the sentence. Mayor Luthy indicated this morning there is a possibility the $262 fine and 8-month jail term will be assessed. Two complaints were received by Mayor Luthy yesterday that Finley was back in the county. Mayor Luthy would not reveal who notified him, but it was indicated they possibly were from residents on E. 7th St where Finley had staged the September disturbance. Presented with a warrant for his arrest at the home of his father, Thomas Finley, on Linden-tree Rd., near Mineral City, he tried to escape from Deputies Earl Doiche and Sam Bonifant by darting out a back door. The officers report that, after catching up with Finley, they had to wrestle with him for nearly IO minutes before they could subdue and handcuff him. Bonifant received scratches to his hand during the fracas. the budget at that time, as required by law, but could wait until after the Nov. 5 election when monies available would be known. Two levies had been placed on the Nov. 5 ballot, one being a renewal levy of 3-10ths mills and the other an additional levy of 2-10ths in the same amount. The former was approved by voters but the other one was turned down. The $115,000 budget was approved at a special board meeting Nov. IO and sent to the commission. The first hearing on the See HEALTH BOARD, Pare I AT STRASBURG Council Elects Mills As Head was STRASBURG - Robert Mills elected president at last night’s initial meeting of the new Village Council in the city building with Mayor John Studer presiding. George Shetler is a new member, elected for his first term in November. D. D. Simpson was re-elected at the same time for his second term. Holdover members are George Deibel, Grant Allison, Mills and Ward Kreis. Mrs. Maxine Heid was appointed treasurer to fill out the unexpired term of R. H. Redington, who resigned. Atty. Lawrence Richardson was re-appointed solicitor. Council has purchased a snow blower. Committees named were: Mills and Simpson, cemetery; Allison and Shetler, light; Deibel and Kreis, finance; Mills, Simpson and Studer, Franklin Park board; Studer and Mills, street; Deibel and Allison, firemen’s pension, and Simpson, Mills and Studer, area planning. The finance committee will hold a special meeting to plan the new budget. Commission To Meet The Civil Service Commission will meet Thursday at 7 p.m. in Dover City Hall to set the date for local examinations, Police Chief Garrison G. Groh announced today. The examinations Include that for the sergeant vacancy in the police department. TB Checkup Urged Because Of Death Mrs. Alice Burgess, New Philadelphia Health Department commissioner said today she plans to write a letter to officials at the Courthouse advising them that Rev. Mingo Brock, 76, a custodian there, died of tuberculosis on Dec. 23. She said anyone who was in close contact with him, should take an examination at the County TB Clinic. The man had been ill since last March. County health officials, who consulted with Mrs. Burgess Dec. 30, have contacted members of the Brock family or anyone who was in close contact with it. Brock was a resident of Dennison. DAY BRIGHTENER lo these days of uncertainty, the only thing you can count on Is your fingers. 2 Charges Threatened In Pizza Shop Fracas Bob Waring and Bill Fox, no addresses given, told New Philadelphia police at 10:48 last night they would file charges against each other following a fracas at Bobo’s Pizza Shop at 514 4th St. NW. Neither had appeared in the office of Mayor Joseph Pritz before IO a.m. today. The police deskman reports that he heard crying and Young Dover Driver Cited In Collision State patrolmen cited Janet Payne, 18, of Dover for passing at an intersection following a mishap at 11:35 yesterday morning on Route 21 at County Road 102. Officers say the girl was attempting to pass a truck operated by Howard Lanzer, 32, of Dover, when the crash occurred. A passenger in the auto, Louise M. Payne, no age given, received a bruised back, but was not treated. Robert V. Eggleston, 34, of 214 Neighbor St., Newcomerstown, drove his car into a ditch at 3:15 p.m. yesterday on Route 36, east of Newcomerstown, to avoid a collision with a car driven by Ernest Asher, 70, of Newcomerstown, who was attempting a U-tum. Asher was cited for failure to yield the right-of-way. Carl Chaney, 40, of Port Washington was charged with permitting an unlicensed person operate his car after his 16-year-old daughter, Karen, struck a telephone pole after losing control of the car on County Road 24, south of New Philadelphia. The girl was not cited. Loren G. Haught, 27, of Marietta posted a $15 bond for reckless operation after his car roiled over on Route 21 near Newcomerstown at 10:45 last night. warn - mmm m» i \ wa? m ON THE INSIDE i ss s'* ss rn ®.....»    I Around The World............6 Dear Abby ..................21 Dr. Crane....................19 Doctor Writes ...............19 Goren On Bridge ............19 Horoscope ...................21 Hospital News ...............6 Obituaries ............  2 Sports ....................11-12 Mrs. Dolly Steitz Starts ’Cleaning Out* Dolly Steitz To End Career In Welfare By Conine Eckert Daily Reporter Staff Writer After more than 30 years of aiding the many less fortunates of the county, Mrs. Dolly Steitz of the Tuscarawas County Child Welfare Department has decided that if she’s ever to have any time for herself, that time is now. With this thought in mind, she has announced her plans for retirement effective Jan. 15. Prior to the depression, the city had always taken care of all its own relief cases, but during that period the load became too great and it was necessary for the state to take over. At this time, Dolly was appointed caseworker for the City of Dover with offices in the city building. Simon Kappeler was mayor at the time. Mrs. Steitz recalls the many agencies that were formed during the depression including the CCC, a camp for boys. In most cases, the eldest son in a family could enter one Pf the camps where they were put to work on road projects, some in forests in the west or any other jobs available. Part of the money paid them was sent to their families who in turn were taken off the poor relief rolls. Dolly feels that something of this sort might be a good thing for some of today’s youths— the school dropouts and unemployed who find themselves with too much idle time on their hands. Entering the armed services is not the answer for many of them inasmuch as they are unable to pass the mental and physical fitness tests required been in an Industrial School is not eligible for service. She disagrees with those who say some of these boys wouldn’t work even if they had the opportunity. She feels that ‘‘perhaps not quite arf steadily or reliably as some, but given the opportunity, the majority of them would work.” An incident which stands out in her memory during the de- See MRS. STEITZ, Pare IS Brief Union Message Declares War On 'American Poverty By FRANK CORMIER Associated Press Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Pres-dent Johnson announced today a surprise budget cut to $97.9 billion, even below the current level. And he told Congress he will slash output of weapon-making uranium by 25 per cent —a move he challenged the Soviets to match. In an unusually brief yet meaty State of tile Union message, prepared for personal delivery at a joint session of Congress, Johnson also declared “unconditional war on poverty in America.” He ticked off his AT ZOARVILLE Arlo Archinal Keeps TV Post ZOARVILLE — Arlo Archinal of Mineral City was elected to his fifth consecutive term as president when the Tuscarawas Valley Local Board of Education reorganized Monday night. Cary Norris of Bolivar was elected vice president, and Robert Glennan took the oath of office, replacing Paul Burris, who did not seek re-election after serving 12 consecutive years under the former Bolivar-Law-rence Board and the TV group. Thomas H. Martin and Adrian Reed are holdover members. The board set the second Monday of each month for regular meetings, with the exception of the first meeting in January which will be held following the organizational talks. Meetings are set for 7:30 p.m. in the high school offices. A tentative budget of $537,441 was approved, an increase of $19,261 which is basically for anticipated hikes in teacher salaries. The board also re-elected Ray T. Houze of Dover as clerk-trea-surer, and named the Reeves Banking & Trust Co. as deposi-of them. Also, any boy who has ktory for board funds for a 2- year period. AT MILLERSBURG West Holmes Board Organizes; Football Field Under Study MILLERSBURG — Boyd Fleming, the only newly-elected member of West Holmes Local Board of Education was sworn in by Clerk Bob Bell when the board met Monday in Millersburg School. Bell also presented the year’s appropriation budget of $1,360,-898, which was accepted by the board. Tile figure includes $1,-066,830 in the general fund; $197,167 in bond retirement and a $96,900 lunch room program. Verle Sprang was re-elected as board president and Harold Blum II was elected vice president. Bell’s contract as clerk was renewed for 4 years. Executive Head Harry Pelley announced approval of purchase of language, science and math equipment amounting to $46,401 through Title III funds. The federal government will pay $23,200 See HOLMES, Pare 2 AT SUGARCREEK Garaway Board Organizes, Airs Rogersville Problem screaming on the telephone while I Television ...................21 receiving the complaint    Women’s Pages ............8-9 SUGARCREEK — The Garaway Board of Education, meeting here Monday night, approved the borrowing of $25,000 to meet current payrolls and accepted an appropriation resolution of $544,lbl. Francis Putt and Charles Mullet, newly-elected board members, were sworn in. Mullet also was re-employed as clerk. Earl Sundheimer, re-elected board member, was unable to attend the meeting because of illness. In other business, the board: unanimously approved reinstatement of spring baseball and track for junior and senior high boys and girls; announced completion of arrangements for a summer band program, and changed the regular monthly meeting of the board to the second Wednesday of each month See GARAWAY, Pace 8 Police Check 3 Complaints Dover police received 3 complaints yesterday. Ruth E. Welton, of 228 W. 2nd St., called at 10:23 a.m. and said someone broke the antenna off her car Monday night. At 6:37 p.m., Mrs. Harry J. Beadle of 231 W. 8th St. complained that her house was filled with a noxious odor and that the odor was very strong outside. Police discovered that Dover Chemical Corp. was burning rubbish containing filters. An unidentified young girl entered Kreiter’s Grill at 118 N. Wooster Ave. at 5:12 p.m. yesterday and told Mrs. Kreiter that a group of boys had been following and using vulgar language. Mrs. Kreiter called the police but when they arrived the girl had gone. JKI Weathervane YESTERDAY High 35 Low 18 Elsewhere In U.S. High Low Pr. Albuquerque, clear 40 19 .05 Chicago, cloudy .. 41 32 Cincinnati, fog — 34 24 Jacksonville, rain . 74 64 .06 Los Angeles, clear . 65 49 .. New York, clear .. 43 31 .. Pittsburgh, clear . 38 26 .. St. Louis, cloudy .. 48 28 San Fran., clear .. 60 49 .. Washington, clear . 50 25 .02 TODAY 7 a.m..... 20 RAINFALL Last 24 hours None TOMORROW Sunrise ......... 7:50 Sunset .......... 5:16 High 36 Low 35 Forecast: Rain changing specific policy ideas for tile first time since he became President seven weeks ago fol-lowing the assassination of John F. Kennedy. Johnson’s proposals — many requiring action by Congress— were aimed at problems ranging from the depths of poverty to the height of the moon. For most taxpayers, the biggest surprise probably lay in the budget disclosures. At $97.9 billion, the first Johnson spending plan would be $500 million smaller than the latest estimate of spending under Kennedy’s final, record - setting budget. Johnson described his budget as “efficient, honest and frugal.” And he said it will maintain “the full strength of our defenses” while providing "the most federal support in history for education, for health, for retraining the unemployed, and for helping the economically and physically handicapped.” Johnson called newsmen into the White House rose garden | before he went to the Capitol ; to deliver his nationally tele-| vised and broadcast speech ami added a few points that were not specified in the message. For one thing, he estimated that about $1 billion will be set aside for the antipoverty program. He said $300 million of this will be spent in fiscal 1965 starting next July I, some additional amounts will be spent from existing programs and $200 million will be requested for use in future years. The President also disclosed that he met during the morn* ing with Sen. Harry F. Byrd, D-Va., chairman of the Senate Finance Committee, and Rep. Wilbur Mills, D-Ark., chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, to discuss the message. Asked to assess the reaction of economy-minded Byrd to the See SURPRISE, Pace I Tax Problem Still Unsolved Assistant Tuscarawas County Prosecutor James Patrick stated today that he still has not determined what action to take concerning the Ohio Board of Tax Appeals grant of tax exemption to the City (rf Canton Waterworks Department on 84.10 acres of land purchased in Tuscarawas County. Atty. Patrick, along with Treasurer Victor Martinelli, met yesterday with Morgan W. Roderick, assistant Canton solicitor, to snow, colder. Phila Police Seek Clues In Store Breakin New Philadelphia police are seeking clues today in an early morning theft of televisions, radios and phonographs from Foutz Appliance at 510 Tuscarawas Ave. NW. Operator Dick Foutz set tile value of the 14 apliances at $900. The breakin follows the same format of 2 similar “jobs” pulled recently in Dover. An alert patrolman, making the regular rounds, discovered the Foutz breakin at 4:55 a.m. when he saw an opened door at the side of the building. Foutz was immediately notified and a search of the store was made. Two of the 7 television sets stolen and an FM radio were taken from the well-lighted front window. Other items were: 5 televisions, a transistor radio, 3 phonographs and an AM radio. Foutz told officers the loss is covered by insurance. Last Dec. 26 thieves stole a television set, radio, record player and 3 irons during a breakin at Casebeer Electric Co. at 300 E. 2nd St. A similar theft from Wilmar Furniture Co. over the weekend netted thieves between $125 and $150 in cash and a pistol. and Alfred Ransom, superintendent of Canton’s Water Department, in an effort to solve problems of money payments raised by the tax board’s ruling. Hie assistant prosecutor said that, while the Canton officials admitted there had been aa agreement on payment of money in lieu of taxes when 477.128 acres had been purchased in Sugarcreek Township in 1968, they are not presently willing to pay the equivalent of $11,200 placed on the tax duplicate by the county as a result of reevaluation of the 84.10 acres in 1962. On Dec. 13, 1963, the Board of Tax Appeals ruled that the land which had been improved by Canton Waterworks in 1962, was “public property used exclusively for public purpose” and therefore entitled to tax exemption. The board ordered that the taxes placed on the improved 84.10 acres by Tuscarawas County Board of Revision, should be removed from the 1963 tax duplicate and further ordered the resee WATER, Fare 2 Phila Taxis Pass Exams Seven Dover and New Philadelphia taxicabs passed inspection before New Philadelphia police yesterday afternoon with near “flying colors.” Police Chief Louis Clark stated the checkups are held each January and July prior to the ia-suance of city permits. A defective license plate light and a burned out headlight were found on 2 of the 4 cabs operated by AL’s Cab Co. of 1023 Tuscarawas Ave. NW, New Philadelphia, while a burned out license plate light and a cracked windshield were noted on one of the 3 vehicles operated as Bill’s Cab Co. of 120 N. Tuscarawas Ave., Dover. Dover police also hold similar yearly inspections. English Pointer Gone L. A. Newland of 320 W. 12th St. reported to Dover police this morning that his son, Harry, a Westerville physician, lost a white and dark red English pointer here today. He was preparing to go grouse hunting and when he opened the dog’s pen it bolted. The pointer answers to the name of “Dan.” Philo Prowler Sought New Philadelphia police found a broken pop bottle early this morning when they investigated a prowler complaint filed by a resident of Fair Ave. NW. The prowlers could not be located. Demonstration! MILLERSBURG - Area law enforcement agencies have been alerted to be on the lookout for .a young couple taking a “demonstration” ride in a 1964 burgundy 2-door Comet. The couple entered the office of Holmes Tractor Sales here yesterday and told the owner’s wife, Mrs. Albert Appleby, they were interested in buying a new car and could they try the Comet out. She gave them the keys and that was the last she has seen of the pair. Mrs. Appleby told Sherif Jan.es Taylor that the stolen car had dealer plates. ;

  • Adrian Reed
  • Albert Appleby
  • Alfred Ransom
  • Alice Burgess
  • Alice Scott
  • Arlo Archinal
  • B. R. Lewis
  • Bill Fox
  • Bob Bell
  • Bob Waring
  • Boyd Fleming
  • C. Lemoyne Lathy
  • Carl Chaney
  • Cary Norris
  • Charles Eckert
  • Charles Mullet
  • D. D. Simpson
  • D. H. Downey
  • Dick Foutz
  • Dolly Steitz
  • Don Hinson
  • Donald Kinsey
  • Donald Zimmerman
  • Earl Doiche
  • Earl Sundheimer
  • Ernest Asher
  • Francis Putt
  • Franklin Park
  • Garrison G. Groh
  • George Deibel
  • George Shetler
  • Grant Allison
  • Harold Blum Ii
  • Harry F. Byrd
  • Harry J. Beadle
  • Harry Pelley
  • Homer Lieser
  • Howard Lanzer
  • James Patrick
  • Janet Payne
  • John F. Kennedy
  • John Studer
  • Joseph Pritz
  • L. A. Newland
  • Lawrence Richardson
  • Leslie Lawrence
  • Loren G. Haught
  • Louis Clark
  • Louise M. Payne
  • Maxine Heid
  • Mingo Brock
  • Morgan W. Roderick
  • Paul Burris
  • Ray T. Houze
  • Robert Glennan
  • Robert Mills
  • Robert V. Eggleston
  • Ruth E. Welton
  • Sam Bonifant
  • Sherif Jan.Es Taylor
  • Simon Kappeler
  • Thomas Finley
  • Thomas H. Martin
  • Thomas K. Finley
  • Verle Sprang
  • Victor Martinelli
  • Vivian Stewart
  • W. E. Patterson
  • Walter Lahmers
  • Walter Robb
  • Ward Kreis
  • Wilbur Mills

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Publication: Dover Daily Reporter

Location: Dover, Ohio

Issue Date: January 8, 1964

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