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Publication: Dover Daily Reporter January 24, 1964

Dover Daily Reporter (Newspaper) - January 24, 1964, Dover, Ohio Furniture Firm Buys New Philo SiteDecline In Dairymen Number Doesn't Mean Bleak Outlook—Story On Page 3 The Reporter Prints More Want Ads Than Any Other County PaperThe Daily Reporter HOME EDITIONLargest Circulation In Tuscarawas County    Serving    Over    10,700    Families VOL. 60, NO. 165.    18    PAGES.    Dover-New    Philadelphia,    Ohio,    Friday,    January    24,1964    PHONE    4-2167    7    CENTS WILLIAMS TO EXPAND Fog and smoke put visibility practically at "zero" when this picture was tab en last night on S. Tuscarawas Ave., after the crash involving 2 Dover girls. Dover Girls Hurt In Mishap Two Dover girls were slightly injured in a 2-car crash on S. Tuscarawas Ave. at 7:43 last night in which fog and heavy smoke from rubbish fires played a major role. According to police, John T. Godfrey, 44, of Cambridge, drove his auto left of center in the dense smoke and collided nearly headon with a southbound car driven by Jennifer L. Smith, 16, of 418 Marian Ave. Miss Smith sustained bruises and a passenger in her car, Priscilla Sciarini, 17, of 607 Shafer Ave., suffered multiple face lacerations. Both were treated in Union Hospital’s emergency room. Police investigation is continuing. At 11:21 a.m. Thursday, a car driven by Washburn E. Parry, 65, of RD I, Gnadenhutten, ran into the right front of a parked truck driven by Clement Walsh, 44, of Akron at Martin and Union Aves. Parry told police the truck obscured his view of the intersection. In an accident in Miracle Lane Plaza at 4:20 p.m. Wednesday, police said Richard P. Mercer, 23, of RD 2, Dover, backed his car into a parked auto owned by Jerome L. Seibold, 35, of Dover. Post Office Job Resumes Contractors and workmen have returned to their jobs on the Dover Post Office following a "misunderstanding” which caused workers for several sub-contractors to walk off the job last week. Assistant Postmaster Vinton Jones said yesterday that the workmen returned Monday and the dispute involved just a "little misunderstanding. ” The remodeling and expansion job, started last fall under the General Administration Services of Chicago, is contracted by Shir-mer-Peterson Construction Co. of Cleveland. Charles Schirmer of the firm would not reveal the basis of the dispute, but it was rumored that it arose when the federal government failed to make partial payments to the contractor, who in turn could not pay his •ub-contractors. "Honey Baby," a canine passenger in the auto driven by John F. Swisshelm of Massillon, landed 'on the floor of the front seat following the mishap. He sat there until the car was towed away. According to Swisshelm, the dog, which suffered a cut mouth in the crash, had just been treated by a Sugarcreek veterinarian. 2 Injured In Phila Intersection Crash V ^Weathervane YESTERDAY High 58    Low    30 Elsewhere In U.S. High Low Pr. Albuquerque, clear 36 ll .01 Chicago, cloudy .... 50 38 T Cleveland, cloudy .. 53 37    .. Los Angeles, clear . 59 46    .. Miami, clear ...... 76    71 New York, clear ... 46 40 Pittsburgh, cloudy . 58 36    .. St. Louis, rain ..... 67    54    .36 San Fran., rain — 50 46 .01 Washington, clear .. 56 31 TODAY 7 a.m.      30 RAINFALL Last 24 hours . None TOMORROW Sunrise ........... 7:43 Sunset ............. 5:34 High 44    Low    34 Forecast: Cloudy, colder, rate changing to snow flurries. Two persons were injured at 5:07 last night at the intersection of Wabash and Union Ave., in a 2-car accident investigated by Nev/ Philadelphia police. Ruth Gibbs, 48, of 600 E. 4th St., Dover, suffered a right shoulder injury, while an infant, Geoffrey Bibby, 2, same address, sustained a right leg injury. Police said they wert passengers in a car driven by John F. Swisshelm, 34, of Massillon which collided with one driven by William R. Staneart III, 19, of 452 Ray Ave. NW, New Philadelphia. No citation was issued and police say investigation is continuing. Both drivers claimed they had the green light, police said. Heavy damage was listed to both autos. Thelma L. Rogers, 56, of 735 E. High Ave., New Philadelphia, was lodged in County Jail for driving while under the influence of alcohol following a 1:18 a.m. accident today on Fair Ave. See CRASH, Pace 9 606 Lake Camp Sites Added By MWCD For Next Season H. L. Hoffman, chief engineer of Muskingum Conservancy District, today announced that 606 new camp sites will be available on 8 lakes for the 1964 season. New sites have been constructed in the Atwood, Tappan and Seneca Lake parks, and at Charles Mill, Leesville and Pleasant Hill lakes. Many of the new lots are within a stone’s throw of the waters edge and all of the campsites are within a few hundred feet. Wooded areas have been selected for the sites wherever possible and modern facilities have been incorporated. Each site is plainly marked and has a picnic table on it. The new camp areas in Atwood, Tappan and Seneca Parks and at Pleasant Hill rent for $1.50 a night, while at the other areas the rate is $1. Hoffman is an avid camper himself and with his wife and 2 daughters has made one camping trip completely across the country and visited and used many noted camp areas in the United States’ and Canada. This personal knowledge was used in See CAMP, Pare 9 LBJ Hails Amendment On Poll Tax By HARRY KELLY WASHINGTON (AP) — President Johnson has hailed as a triumph of liberty a new amendment to the Constitution outlawing the poll tax as a requirement for voting in elections for federal office. The 24th Amendment was written into the law of the land this election year when South Dakota Thursday became the 38th state to approve it. Ratification by three-fourths of the 50 states was required. Johnson said in a statement It was a "verification of the peoples rights which are rooted so deeply in the mainstream of this nation’s history.” "This triumph, now of liberty over restriction is a grateful and proud moment for me," Johnson said. He added: "The tide of a strong national desire to bring about the broadest possible use of the voting process runs too See LBJ, Pare 9 Mine Union To Meet A special meeting of tile Midvale United Mine Workers will be held at IO Saturday morning in Midvale Fire Stataion. Rubbish Schedule City trucks will pick up rubbish in Dover on the following schedule: Monday — E. 3rd St. north to Slingluff Ave. Tuesday— From E. Slingluff Ave. to the city’s north limits. Wednesday— From W. Slingluff to the north limits. Thursday — From W. Front St. to W. Slingluff Ave. Friday and Saturday-Downtown. Truckers Get Warning Dover Police Chief Garrison G. Groh today issued a warning to truckers that a city ordinance requires trucks to stay on state routes while passing through Dover. The ordinance also forbids heavy trucks to park on city streets. Toastmaster Frank Haver (left) presents the Distinguished Service Award to Bill Ervin as Ralph Denison of Zanesville, speaker at last night's banquet, looks Dover Police Cite Man In 3-Car Crash Ervin J. Lebold, 68, of RD I, Magnolia, was fined $16.20 this morning by Dover Mayor C. Le-Moyne Luthy following a 3-car accident at 10:15 today on Walnut and 4th Sts. Police said Lebold’s auto ran a red light and collided with a car driven by Donald Dodge, 36, of Sugarcreek. The impact forced the Lebold car into a parked car owned by Jake Duerr, 80, of RD 2, Dover. Duerr, who was sitting in the car, received a cut lip, but it was not known if he was treated. Extensive damage was reported to the autos. Inspect County Road 97 Tuscarawas County Commissioners today were inspecting the County Road 97 detour in Wayne Township, which was established to maintain travel while the Mullet Coal Co. strips out coal beneath the existing roadbed. Coming Saturday . Thieves Again Hit Harchem Dover police are investigating a brass theft at the Harchem Division of Wallace-Tiernan Co. Plant officials reported to officers yesterday that someone stole eight 10-foot lengths of brass from the firm Wednesday night by cutting a hole in a metal fence. Last night, the thieves returned, but were scared away by a watchman before they could carry away 300 pounds of brass. Most of the metal was found on the Tuscarawas River bank and police believe the thieves planned to use a boat to carry it away. Officers theorize it was the same gang of thieves who used a stolen boat Jan. 2 to carry away $1,000 worth of Monel metal. Ervin Named Nc'town Jaycee Of The Year' By Mrs. Sally Duffy Telephone HY 8-7839 NEWCOMERSTOWN — Bill Ervin was named "Jaycee of the Year” and Mrs. Dick Glunt "Jaycee Wife of the Year” when Newcomerstown Jaycees held their annual Distinguished Service Award banquet last night in the Touraine Club. Ervin is employed as a bookkeeper at Marstrell Service Station and is treasurer of the local Jaycee unit. Recognized for his dependable service, he is chairman of the calling committee, has attended many state and district meetings and has an excel- Eee ERVIN, Pare 9 Labor Pact Made LEBANON, Ohio (AP) — An apparent settlement of a 13-month-old labor dispute between United Steelworkers of America and Production Plating Works was reached Thursday. It must, however, be approved by the National Labor Relations Board. i: ?    .■    .      v;    ..... ON THE INSIDE Mr. and Mrs. Arcangelo Mallatti (Story by Angeline Frye) Roswell Pair Marks Eventful 65 Years Saturday’s Tuscarama section will include its usual features— but 2 additional stories will make it even more interesting. Staff Writer Joe Woerdeman is the author of both, one a resume of operations within General Electric Co.’s Wire Plant here (picture above is a view of some of the many wire-drawing machines), and the other about Mrs. H. Arthur Lehman of 135 Front Ave. SW, New Philadelphia, who, at 84, "builds” upon a long list of memories. But features aren’t just the only interest in Saturday's Daily Reporter. There’ll be the latest in up-to-date happenings on the local and national news fronts, and on the local sports scene. Around The World ...........7 Dear Abby ..................17 Doctor Writes ...............17 Dr. Crane ...................17 Churches ...................6-7 Goren On Bridge ............17 Hospital News ................2 Horoscope ...................15 Obituaries ....................2 Sports ....................11-12 Television ...................15 Women’s Pages ............8-9 O Valcellina, tu sei bella come L’antica Tempe in fiore; tu sei varia E vasta e verde, orrida e pre-cinta D’Alpestre vita . , . .From "Le Laudi della Valcellina That poem was written 65 , years ago by Guieppe Malattia j della Vallata, close friend of Mr. and Mrs. Arcangelo Malattia of Roswell. He is describing the valley wherein lies Bards, tiny village j in northern Italy, province of Udine, a tiny village, surrounded by snowcapped mountains, where on January 25, 1899, Arcangelo Pietro Malattia della Trina (of the lineage) and Armenia Marguerita Fabbro della Martinute, were married. Arcangelo was only 23, so his parents had to sign the necessary papers, as law said you Remodeling Planned In Downtown Announcement was made today by A.I.B. Williams, president of Williams Furniture Inc. in New Philadelphia, of the purchase from owner Don Urfer of the building formerly occupied by Montgomery Ward Co. on E. High Ave. The price was not disclosed. Williams said the building, which has been unoccupied since the Montgomery Ward moved to Miracle Lane Plaza 5 years ago, will require remodeling before occupancy. "The move represents an expansion of our business," Williams said, "and displays the confidence we have in New Philadelphia as a business location.’* He was unable to give a possible moving date. Williams and C. W. Cribbs of Steubenville purchased the present store building at lls Front Ave. SE, in 1940 and opened the C. and W. Furniture Co. The business has been known as Williams Furniture Inc. since 1964 when Williams bought Cribbs’ interest. Originally built as a factory for Moore Shirt Co., the William* building was used for a while for storage by the City of New Philadelphia. Williams as yet ha* no plans for that building. Before coming to New Philadelphia, Williams had been hi the furniture business at Massillon, Springfield and Steubenville. His wife is co-owner. The new location will offer 19,-000 square feet of storage and display space, which William* feels will be beneficial to his growing business. must be 24 (groom). Armenia was 21. They were first married in church, then by the mayor of the village, as this was necessary to make the marriage legal. Both came from peasant families. Arcangelo peddled wares to neighboring towns, mostly on foot, sometimes ‘‘renting’’ a mule when he could afford it. Armenia helped gather wood from the mountain skies, and worked in the fields, tilling the soil. Peasant women in those days carried as much as 80 pounds of wood on their backs. As the wood was gathered, it was put into large burlap sacks, then it was rested lengthwise on a tall basket <coss>, which was fastened like a halter around the neck, See 65 YEARS, Page 7 Zoning Board Airs Requests Dover Planning Commission considered several requests Thursday night but no action was taken. It studied a petition from Bell* B. Vaughn to rezone a property at 422 E. Iron Ave. for the purw pose of starting a nursing home, and an accompanying request from Sam and Kathryn Urfer to rezone property at 403 Iron Ave., if the Vaughn petition was approved. Charles Eberle of 533 Shafer Ave. favored the petitions, whilo Robert F. Cow of 110 Reeves Ave. expressed opposition. Also considered was the petition of Dr. L. D. Bower of 125 W. 2nd St. to erect a clinic on Union Ave. near Shafer. Petitions were presented to City Council Monday night from residents in the area opposing th* request. W&S To Transfer Clayton Hatch It was reported today that Clayton Hatch. New Philadelphia plant manager for Warner & Swasey Co., will be transferred. He has taken an activ* part in civic, business and cultural activities in the county since coming to the local plant. Official announcement of the transier and his successor is expected Tuesday from the Cleveland office. BRIGHTENER There are 4,726 race tracks is the United States, not counting the expressways. ;

  • Angeline Frye
  • Arcangelo Malattia
  • Arcangelo Mallatti
  • Arcangelo Pietro Malattia
  • Armenia Marguerita Fabbro
  • B. Vaughn
  • Bill Ervin
  • C. W. Cribbs
  • Charles Eberle
  • Charles Mill
  • Charles Schirmer
  • Clayton Hatch
  • Clement Walsh
  • Dick Glunt
  • Don Urfer
  • Donald Dodge
  • Ervin J. Lebold
  • Frank Haver
  • Garrison G. Groh
  • Geoffrey Bibby
  • H. Arthur Lehman
  • Harry Kelly
  • Jake Duerr
  • Jennifer L. Smith
  • Jerome L. Seibold
  • Joe Woerdeman
  • John F. Swisshelm
  • John T. Godfrey
  • Kathryn Urfer
  • L. D. Bower
  • Priscilla Sciarini
  • Ralph Denison
  • Ray Ave. Nw
  • Richard P. Mercer
  • Robert F. Cow
  • Ruth Gibbs
  • Sally Duffy
  • Thelma L. Rogers
  • Vinton Jones
  • W. Slingluff
  • Washburn E. Parry
  • William R. Staneart Iii

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Publication: Dover Daily Reporter

Location: Dover, Ohio

Issue Date: January 24, 1964

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