Dover Daily Reporter, February 4, 1964

Dover Daily Reporter

February 04, 1964

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Dover Daily Reporter (Newspaper) - February 4, 1964, Dover, Ohio The Reporter's Outstanding Lineup Of Features.... Yours For The Reading!_ VOL 60. NO. 174.    32    PAGES.The Daily Reporter HOME EDITIONLargest Circulation In Tuscarawas CountyDover-New Philadelphia, Ohio, Tuesday, February 4, 1964 Serving Over 10,700 Families PHONE 4-2167    7    CENTS '■ *    W,    '    '    "I Golden Memories' Arrive Paul Endres (left) and John Pizzini plant new stalks of "Golden Memories' roses, the official Tuscarawas County flower. Plants Begin Early Growth More than IO years ago Mike Ravine, rose foreman for Endres Floral Co., started work on development of a new rose. Yesterday he and others at the greenhouse were planting some of the 6,800 stalky which comprise the initial supply of “Golden Memories." They were flown to Akron-Canton Airport from Arizona and California, where die stalks were grown. “Eyes” (leaf areas on woody stalks) provided by Endres were grafted into working wild roses (non-blooming Odoratos) and cultivated with emphasis on root growth. Tile newly-arrived stalks were placed in coolers until facilities were ready for them. They were watered periodically at greenhouse temperature until they sprouted, much like potatoes. Now they are being planted in special, steam-sterilized, enriched soil. Six to 8 weeks from now, the first buds will be formed (about the size of a pea) and these will be pinched to cause additional lengthening of the stems before blossoming. Six weeks after that they will be ready for wholesale and retail marketing. The first plants will go to the • contestants who selected See PLANTS, Pare 7 Mike Ravine, rose foreman of Endres Flora! Co. Inc. who developed the unique rose, pots the award plants which will be presented to "Name the Rose" contest winners who were chosen last August. 'Flunking' Case Resolved At Caraway High Parley By Pete Groh Daily Reporter Staff Writer SUGARCREEK—A civics class -according to educators—is founded to provide a “backstage" iew of governmental functions nth a telescoping insight on the perative characteristics of com-lunity life. Conformity also plays a part I a community, and, for the lost part, Sugarcreek is no ex-eption. The only exception in Sugar-reek, according to some par-nts, is the Garaway High civics istructor—a young man who arents say hasn’t conformed to tandards set by other teachers E the school. That, in the main, was the basis of a discussion yesterday during a meeting of school officials, the civics instructor and more than a dozen parents, whose sons and daughters “flunked” civics. Topics during the 90-minute session ranged from charges that Robert Purpura had told certain students at the beginning of the school year they would Alley Program Is Outlined By Service Chief ested in putting an alley highly-improved state? Council last night ap-Service Director H. S. 5 request to continue a olicy of giving property a chance to improve that roadway “at cost." setup, according to Ream, •oved highly satisfactory minated substantial main-» costs on heretofore im-le alleys especially during ■ing thaws. stone at $2 per ton has Bd the best results, Ream jd. Other methods avail-re gravel at $1.30 a ton, d gravel mixture at 50 >er running foot, tar and ne mixture at 65 cents mer foot, and blacktop at foot each side, oilmen were asked to of-program to their const!-aa a pro-rata basis. Civil Service Board To Air Test Protest The Dover Civil Service Board has received a letter claiming that Patrolmen Dexter J. Bell and Thomas E. Clay were not eligible to take a Civil Service examination for promotion to sergeant in Dover’s Police Department. Chairman Ralph W. Glazer said today the board will meet Friday night in the Municipal Building to discuss the protest. Bell, 27, of rear 103 W. 21st St., Dover, who started with the department Jan. 2, 1962, beat out 6 other patrolmen in the test with a score of 92 out of a possible IOO. Next highest score was reportedly 77, The exam was given Friday. The protest letter, according to Glazer, was signed by Patrolmen Chester E. Truman, Dean Wassem, Jack L. Griffin and Larry R. Schneiter, all of whom took the test. “The protest letter wasn’t very clear," Glazer said today. “I’m not very sure just what they’re complaining about. The meeting Friday should clear it up.** fail, to the alleged use of profanity in class. There was no action taken against Purpura although there was an announcement that a special 8-week makeup course would be offered to the 12 failing students, all seniors. Purpura is in his first year of teaching, being fresh off the See GARAWAY, Page 7 Teeth Check Slated Dover dentists, members of the Tuscarawas County Dental Society, will examine the 3rd Grade pupils in Dover public schools Wednesday afternoon, coinciding with Children’s Dental Health Week. Ford Official To Speak C. E. Sams, assistant manager of Ford’s Cleveland district sales office, will give a talk entitled, “A is for Automobile-Color it Complicated,” when the Dover Lions Club meets tonight at 6 in Helmkamp’s. Council Backs 2 Zoning Denials Cit Talk Slated • William Marino, chairman of the fund-raising campaign for the Community Improvement Corporation of Tuscarawas County will speak at tonight’s meeting of the Dover Exchange Club in Espenschied’s. The meeting will begin at 6:30 and Rodger Bafnbeck will be in charge of entertainment. Choir Concert Tonight The Gettysburg College Choir of Gettysburg, Pa., will present a concert tonight at 7:30 p.m. in Grace Lutheran Church. The 60-voice choir toured Europe last summer. There is no admission charge. Scout Session Tonight Netawotwes District Boy Scout Roundtable will be held tonight at St. John’s Church of Christ in Strasburg. Woman On Probation UHRICHSVILLE — Rita I. Dorsey, 29, of 449 E. Bank St., was placed on 3 years’ probation and ordered to pay court costs of $29.70 in lieu of a fine after she pleaded guilty to driving without an operator’s license yesterday in Judge Richard Mus-grave’s Southern District Court. Charge Filed In Stabbing A delinquency charge was filed against a Dover boy this morning in Juvenile Court by Mrs. Elaine Ward of 2732 Tremont St., Dover, the mother of Dan Ward, 15* who according to the charge, was “maliciously stabbed in the left arm in a fight with the boy’’ on N. Wooster Ave. Sunday at 4 p.m. The case will be heard in Juvenile Court Thursday at 9:30 a.m., Juvenile Officer Harry M. Fisher said today. iii ON THE INSIDE is    a Around The World.......... 16 Dear Abby.................. 13 Doctor Writes .............. 13 Doctor Crane .............. 15 Horoscope .................. 13 Sports .................. 9    &    IO Television................... 15 Women’s Pages ......... 6    &    7 A&P Contract Dependent On Kroger Pact Employes of Atlantic and Pacific Tea (A & P) in Tuscarawas County are among those in 7 northeastern Ohio counties affected by a new 3-year wage contract. The agreement was approved 217-28 at a meeting Sunday in Akron, according to Paul Strick-len, business representative of Local 698, Retail Clerks Union. Acceptance is contingent upon approval a contract with Kroger Co. A negotiating meeting with that firm is scheduled Feb. 14. Stricklen reported the A & P contract calls for a wage increase totaling 24 cents an hour and spread over 3 years. The first raise will be from- 7Vz to IO cents an hour, retroactive to last Oct. I when the A & P contract expired. Including fringe benefits, the increase eventnually will amount to 34 cents an hour. Top wages for male employes after 2 years of experience will rise from 2.35*6 to $2.44*6 beginning last Oct. I, to $2.52 Oct. I this year and to $2.59*6 on Oct. I, 1965. Statring salaries for women will increase by like amounts from $1.87*6. A new pension plan financed entirely by the company calls for payments of 8 cents an hour into the fund, beginning Oct. I, 1965, with the pension effective Oct. I, 1966. Employes will be eligible for full pension at 65 or reduced benefits after 55. The remainder of the package covers insurance, medical and dental services and sick leave. Fairless Board Airs Plans For New High School BEACH CITY — Discussion of the new high school building program consumed most of the time when Fairless Board of Education met last night in Justus School. E. W. Dykes of Canton, architect, presented initial drawings of the facility designating the relationships of the various wings. The voard directed Dykes to proceed with development of the plans and present them to the board upon completion. In other action, the board: Adopted a statement of policy governing personnel leaves for reasons of personal illness and illness or death in the immediate family. Directed the clerk to investigate the possibility of investment of inactive funds (receipts from sale of bonds). Luthy Takes Ping, Out Of Promotion A circular object, weifht just a few ounces, caused a flurry of interest during Dover City Council meeting Monday night. The object is a ping pong ball. A number of them would be dropped on Dover, New Philadelphia, Dennison, Uhrichsville and surrounding area as part of a fourth birthday celebration Feb. 12-15 by Montgomery Ward in the Miracle Lane Plaza. The balls, according to spokesman Kenneth Rider of Montgomery Ward, would contain numbers which coincide with those on special store bargains. But Mayor C. LeMoyne Luthy, standing firm on a position taken earlier in the day on the request to stage the “‘drop’ over Dover, stated he would refuse such a permit. The refusal stems from Section 97.01 of city ordinances dealing with advertising by handbills, placards, etc. without permit: “It shall be unlawful for any person, persons, firm or (Torpor ation to throw, cast or distribute any handbills, circulars, dodgers, placards, samples or other advertising matter in or upon any step, door step, porch, veranda, grounds or premises of any person or firm or corporation or upon the streets, avenues or alleys of the city for the pur-See LUTHY, Page 7 Action Deterred On School Issue The Tuscarawas County Board of Education deferred action at last night’s meeting on a request from the legal counsel far the Union Local Citizens’ Committee asking that the board sign a proposed journal entry to be approved by Common Pleas Court. The request from Atty. Hugh Sherer of Columbus was the latest move in an 18-year-old dis- supervisor of vocational agriculture, both of the State Department of Education, will be on hand to answer questions. The meeting will get underway at 8 p.m. in New Philadelphia’s Welly auditorium. Garrison Finzer of Sugarcreek, a member of the county board, was named its representative to the proposed 20-member steering pute over operation of Union Lo- i committee to set up the voca-cal School District, which has tional school. not maintained a school in that period. Sherer’s request was in reference to a 5th District Court ruling ordering the county board to proceed with the proposed consolidation of Goshen and Union Local School Districts under Section 3311.29 of the Ohio Revised Code, the same section under which Union Local voters defeated 2 previous consolidation attempts. The county board, in a resolution passed last Aug. 5, had sought to dissolve Union Local and force a consolidation vote under another section. Supt. W. E. Laws said no action would be taken until legal assistance could be obtained. Wednesday’s meeting of county school boards and administrators to review the area vocational high school survey was reviewed by Laws. Byrl Shoemaker, director of the Ohio Division of Vocational Education, and Warren Weiler, Laws said that 7 others had been named. Kenneth Bartter of Dover will represent the Tuscarawas County Chamber of Commerce, Titus Weaver, the Newcomerstown Chamber of Commerce, Atlee Baab, Baltic School See SCHOOL, Page 2 DAY BRIGHTENER Small boy, defending his report card: “I was the highest of all the kids who failed.” Reeves Steel Gets Contract The Defense Construction Supply Center at Columbus, a field activity of the Defense Supply Agency, U. S. Department of Defense announced today the awarding of a $26,615 heating-air conditioning pipe contract to Reeves Steel here. The local company was one of 6 responding to 32 invitations to bid on the contract. All contracts awarded by the Defense Construction Supply Center are in conformance with regulations governing defense contracts to small business and labor surplus areas. A major goal of the Defense Supply Centers is procurement at the lowest sound price through greater price competition to help cut defense costs. Pupil Social Life Parental Puzzle By James Davis Daily Reporter City Editor Parentage is an important profession, but no test of fitness. Some parents are strong, some good, some weak and some are not so good. The test of fitness comes when parentage is imposed for its sole interest—children. Parents incur the obligation of Teenagers walk hand in hand—to where? giving their children a set of values. Not the inflexible “do’s and don’t’s," but rather principles by which they can live. During the maturing years, 6th through 12 Grades, boys and girls develop the basis for their behavior in later years through social, spiritual, emotional, physical and mental experiences. Like little streams moving merrily on and ultimately turning into powerful rivers, so it is with those in their early teens. Most are moving through a “social life" that has parents shaking their heads in astonishment and crossing their fingers hoping the antics of the 1960’s will not turn their merry courses into a flood of trouble. The joys of parents are secret. (Editor’s Note: This is the first of a series on a survey conducted by the Dover Junior-Senior High FTA Family Life Committee into parental expression regarding dating, dress, parties and family life of 7th, 8th and 9th Graders. Purpose of the survey is to provide a guide for the Junior High Student Council to adopt a code of behavior.) And so are their griefs and fears. Some wait. And hope. A group of Dover Junior High parents, in cooperation with school officials, started doing something about the perplexing situation last year. The survey that resulted from their concern can have real See SOCIAL LIFE, Page 12 Ohio Jaycee Head To Talk At DSA Event The Dover Junior Chamber of Commerce announced preliminary plans last night for the annual Bosses Night and Distinguished Service Award presentation banquet to be held March IO in Union Country Club. E. Larry Moles of Lima, Ohio Jaycee president, will be feature speaker. Details on public DSA nominations will be announced later this month. Employers of Jaycees will be guests at the annual dinner. In other action, the club voted $25 for the Heart Fund and $10 for the March of Dimes. Items discussed included a membership drive, now underway, and the possibility of sponsoring an air show' for the area. The membership drive open to any man 21-35, will be climaxed 1 with an initiation ceremony at the banquet. Chairmen were named by President Richard Gordon to erect safety and entrance signs in Dover The board of directors will meet Monday night at 8 in the clubrooms. 3 Ordinances Passed; Water Study Goes On Three ordinances, all previously recommended after committee study, were given passage under suspension of rules Monday night by Dover City Council. The statutes involved: (1) advertising and acceptance of bids for labor and material in remodeling and renovating the Light-Water-Sewer offices in City Hall; (2) advertising and acceptance of bids for delivery* and installation of 2-way radio equipment, including 2 base stations, for use by the Service Department; (3) entering into a con trad with Walter H. Drane Co. of Cleveland for supplementing the city codified ordinances through 1963. The lawmakers also supported action last week by the Itover Planning Commission which denied requests for zoning changes by Dr. L. D. Bower for construction of an office building on Union Ave., and by Bella Vaughn and Sam and Kathryn Urfer on Iron Ave. Councilman-at-large Eugene Bowers told last night’s audience, which included a group of American Problems students of Dover High, that it was “not the intent of the present Council to spot zone and that is why we are supporting the Planning Board’s decision." Mayor C. LeMoyne Luthy pointed out that further consideration is being given by the Planning Commission for a change in R-4 classifically for professional activities. Dr. Bower spoke in behalf of his request, pointing out the “grip" imposed by zoning regulations on moves, while Arthur Dell Sr., whose property abuts the proposed building, said he couldn’t understand the commission’s ruling in light of approval from those in the “acceptable’* vicinity. The utilities committee headed by Councilmanrat-Large Wilbert See COUNCIL, Pace 2 Patrol Investigates Car-Bus Accident In a lone accident investigated by state patrolmen yesterday morning, a car driven by Luther D. Frase, 37, of RD I, Creston, struck the rear of a school bus operated by Walter F. Doughty, 26, of RD 3, Coshocton, on Route 76, south of the Holmes County Line in Coshocton County. Frase said the brakes failed on his car. Minor damage was listed. Dennison Man Jailed DENNISON — Herman Wesley, 50, of the Ohio Hotel was jailed at 2:55 a.m. today, on charges of intoxication, disorderly conduct and using profane language. The charges were filed by William T. Garrett following an incident in Top Hat Nite Club. According to police, Wesley was questioned by Garrett on a bill he owed at the hotel. I Our Target: The Moon “By heaven, me thinks it j were an easy leap to pluck ] bright honor from the pale- ] faced Moon.” — Shake- I pea re. The Moon has always play- j ed a special role in the I imaginings of men. Soon | spaceships will land there. I “Our Target in the Sky.” j written by Mark Pearlberg I for World Book Encyclope- J dia Science Service Inc., ap- j pears today on Page 5. It J is the story of the Moon, of j those who studied it, and of j their findings. This is a first in a series of j special science features from J The Daily Reporter. ;

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