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Publication: Dover Daily Reporter February 6, 1964

Dover Daily Reporter (Newspaper) - February 6, 1964, Dover, Ohio f rn* \ ..•ii % M si (■ County System Favors Ilocational School, 'Reservations' Come From Other Areas Walter Hafner (left), of Strasburg, Warren Weller and Dr. Byrl Shoemaker of the State Department of Education and Titus Weaver of Newcomerstown go over a point in the survey recommendations for a county wide vocational high school. Two conclusions could be drawn from the explanation and question - answer session last night on the proposed Tuscarawas County Joint Vocational High School. First, school officials in the county system favor the high school outright. Second, those from Dover, New Philadelphia, Uhrichsville and Newcomerstown favor proceeding with the preliminaries for establishing the school, but have certain reservations and unanswered questions as to participation. Nearly IOO school administrators and school board members attended the meeting held in New Philadelphia’s Welty Auditorium. County Supt. W. E. Laws presided. Introduced were Dr. Byrl Shoemaker, director of the vocational education division, and Warren Weiler, supervisor of vocational agriculture, both of the State Department of Education. Dr. Shoemaker did most of the talking and explained the recommendations contained in last fall’s survey. Points covered included: All of the county districts participate in the joint vocational school district; 10th, lith and 12th Graders take part in a vocational agriculture at the school, with freshmen remaining in the local school agriculture programs; development of a technical school in agriculture; Establishment of courses in 5 areas of business education, such as high skill stenographer and secretarial program and data processing; 9 courses in the trade and industrial field, such as auto mechanics, welding, dental assistant, cosmetology etc. In the recommendation for a distributive education setup (on-the-job training), a statement was included that the school should be located in the Uhrichs-ville-Tuscarawas area. When questioned on that point, Shoemaker stated that location of the school would be up to the 22-member steering committee and should not be considered as a recommendation. Shoemaker also pointed out that there is no basis according to the survey, for vocational home economics at present, but that suggestions for a service or pilot program in this area would be welcome. Laws reviewed a proposed cost sheet for the school, with a price tag of $1,341,735. This includes building, equipment, site, fees, etc., for the 4 recommended areas of study plus a kitchen, cafeteria, heating plant, toilet facilities and the like. Shoemaker was unable to provide the answer to several questions regarding state and federal financial participation. Final’ plans, including facilities, courses and administrative control, still must be approved by the steering committee prior HOME EDITION The Daily Reporter Serving Over 10,700 Families VOL. 60. NO. 176.    22    PAGES. Largest Circulation In Tnscarawas County Dover-New Philadelphia, Ohio, Thursday, February 6,1%4 PHONE 4-2167 7 CENTS to submitting the plan for State Board approval. On another question. Shoemaker said that if the 3 city school districts would not take part in a vocational school, the tax base for the remainder of the county would not be sufficient to carry a sound vocational program. Richard Werner of New Philadelphia asked what would happen to existing programs in the schools if the vocational school was approved. Shoemaker replies that industrial arts would remain in the local school, with continuance of machine shop and auto mechanics up to the local boards. “The vocational school wrould cover other areas or broaden present ones,” Shoemaker added. Atty. Richard Hanhart of Dover asked what would happen to the smaller schools in the county if a large number of students enrolled in the vocational school. No answer was given, but Shoemaker pointed out that one method of determining the vocational school enrollment would be a propor- See VOCATIONAL, Page 9 Army Units Alerted For 'Bania Crisis TUSKEGEE, Ala. (AP) -Army Infantry units have been placed on alert at Ft. Benning, Ga., for possible use in Alabama’s latest integration crisis, The Associated Press learned today. Elements of the 2nd Infantry Division and the lith Air Assault Group were alerted Wednesday for movement into east Alabama within 30 minutes, sources at Columbus, Ga., said. The lith employs helicopters almost exclusively. Officially the Army neither confirmed nor denied the alert. The alert was the first development of this nature under the administration of Presid eat Johnson who is faced with his first showdown on racial issues. Mayor James Rea of Notasulga, a small east Alabama town, closed all its schools today because of a fire in the water filter system which left the town short of water. At nearby Shorter, six Negroes attended classes again at another school integrated Wednesday. A boycott predicted for that school apparently failed to materialize. About 75 white pupils entered the school and only See HAMA, Page 16 AT DENNISON Police Checking Brutal Beating Welfare Pay Hiked County Commissioners yester-ay approved a resolution grant-lg employes of the County Wel-ire Department salary incases called for under Civil ervice laws, but which have een long overdue. The “next tep’’ raises are the first granted ince 1961. »rcoat Is Stolen omas Antonelli of 335 Union Dover, reported to Dover e at 12:55 a.m. yesterday someone took a charcoal-overeoat with a small-ked design from his car » it was parked in the park-ot beside 213 N. Tuscarawas sometime between 12:30 12:50 a.m. vices Continue e special series of services g held in Dover Christian Missionary Alliance Church continue tonight and Friday :30, concluding with 2 ser-s Sunday at 10:30 a.m. and p.m. There will be no ser-Salurday. Rev. H. E. Nel-of Orlando, Fla., former ict superintendent and j secretary, is the guest DENNISON — Police here have launched an investigation in the brutal beating of a chambermaid in Green’s Hotel. A bloody and battered Mrs. Frances Burdette Dawson, 52, a resident of the hotel several years, was discovered at 2:10 p.m. yesterday by Milt Marsh, a hotel bartender, who was summoned after a waitress, Vesta Polen, heard the woman screaming for help. One man, also a resident of the hotel, is being held in jail here after he turned himself in late yesterday afternoon. He had been sought for questioning. Police also are hunting another man, who reportedly checked intone hotel Tuesday night. He had not been located at noon today. Mrs. Dawson was taken to Twin City Hospital and later transferred to Canton Timken-Mercy Hospital, where she was listed as “fair” this morning. A doctor at Canton said the woman’s face had been shattered from blows administered by kicks or a blunt instrument. Marsh told police that when he entered Room 37, the (me occupied by the man being held: “I would not have known her if she hadn’t talked. She was unrecognizable.” Patrolman George Cottrell, who answered the call at 2:30, See BEATING, Page 2 9 Young Drivers Get Suspensions Nine youthful motorists lost their driving privileges this morning after appearing before Juvenile Judge Ralph Finley on traffic charges filed by state patrolmen, police and a village marshal. They were: Gary N. Stafford, 17, of RD 2, Uhrichsville, 6-month suspension, after he forced a car off the highway and into a pole on Route 250, south of New Philadelphia, last Dec. 16. Judge Finley ordered the youth to be given an- jlding Man identified by Dover as Harry Neff, 36, rested for failing to juate account of him-| in City Jail at ll he is being held on o other details were Dairy Is Sued For SIN,INO I |\    BJ*    I____ Superior Dairy Inc. of 151 1st Dr. NE, New Philadelphia, has been sued for $100,000 for injuries suffered by Aloyslus Fortcamp of Cleveland. In his petition filed in Tuscarawas County Common Pleas Court, Fortcamp claims that on leaving the dairy building after doing business there on March 18, 1963, he was struck on the head and chest when an employe, through negligence, lowered an overhead door on him. Fortcamp claims he suffered injury to the soft tissue and nervous organization of his brain and had to hospitalized and given prolonged medical treatment. As a result of the accident, he has suffered los„ of work, wages and capacity to work and will be forced to have future medical expenses for treatment of constant pain of body and mind expected to endure through life, the petition states. Drop Stabbing Case Juvenile Judge Ralph Finley this morning dismissed a charge against a 14-year-old Dover boy who had been involved in a knifing incident Sunday on N. Wooster Ave., Dover. Mrs. Elaine Ward of 2732 Tremont St. had charged the youth with stabbing her son in the left arm. Judge Finley dismissed the count after a meeting with parents other driver’s test by the examiner before his license is returned. Mark A. Linda mood, 16, of N. Water St., Uhrichsville 3 months, after his car overturned on County Road 64 last Nov. 27. Doyle S. Blackwell, 17, of RD 3, New Philadelphia, 60 days, after an accident on Front St. in New Philadelphia, last Nov. 23, when he fell out of his car, the auto then striking a tree. Burris L. Gardner, 17, of 447 W. State St., Newcomerstown, 60 days, for failure to stop within the assured clear distance, following a Dec. 5 accident in Port Washington. John J. Ddby, 16, of 209 6th St. SW, New Philadelphia, 60 days, driving 65 miles-per-hour on 4th St. NW, New Philadelphia. William L. Cordia, 17, of Na- See DRIVERS, Pare 2 AT SUGARCREEK Council Airs Sewage Data By Mrs. Tom Schupbach Telephone 852-4573 SUGARCREEK — Mayor Sam Banks reported on a recent factfinding tour he and several councilmen made of newly-constructed sewage disposal systems at Dalton and Apple Creek when Village Council met Tuesday night. The village does not presently have a sewage disposal plant and the permit from the State Health Assn. to dump sewage into streams is currently up for its yearly renewal. The state association has recommended investigation of a possible disposal system. A special meeting was set for Feb. 17 when consulting engineers will explain the systems in greater detail. Marshall Robert Huprich outlined police activities for the month and purchase of new equipment was discussed. It was reported a trailer caravan has contacted the local Businessmen’s Assn. and the village, for use of the municipal grove for a week in May or June. Solicitor Tom Miller and Street Supt. Myron Yoder, also attended. CR Activity Is Launched At Nc'town NEWCOMERSTOWN — Clyde Dansby who appeared before Village Council here Monday night and presented a letter requesting council’s cooperation in securing equal job opportunities for Negores, said today that every Negro home in Tuscarawas County will be contacted next week to sign a petition against “blackface acts” in public performances. Dashy, who said he was not representing any Civil Rights organization, pointed out the petition will not advocate any picketing or overt activity. “I feel it is necessary for Negroes in the area to realize that such performances directly hurt the Negro in job opportunities,” he said. “In Newcomerstown, I feel the situation can best be settled by local residents, without, ‘outside help.* The residents have become unduly excited by the activities and should understand that there is no movement to force employers to hire Negroes. But we do want to receive equal consideration for employment.” According to Dansby, Mayor James A. Tufford has agreed to consider a meeting between Negroes and local officials to try to settle any difficulties. Dansby, an employe of Keith’s Western Auto Store here, said he had not been contacted by any organization, but if the need should arise, he would ask for help. “However,” he added, “we feel there are enough fair-minded people here to settle this problem locally.” Votes By Proxy Win Co-op Fight By JOE WOERDEMAN Daily Reporter Staff Writer Using 51 proxy votes, Gilbert Ladrach, Stone Creek dairy farm* er, engineered election of 2 directors of the Tuscarawas County Farm Bureau Co-Op Assn. Inc. and approval of a resolution recommending that the board terminate a chicken-egg business contract as quickly as possible. The resolution’s approval highlighted a heated session which was touched off when President Carl Bender called for new business during the organization’s 29th annual meeting in York School. John Segrist of Dundee rose J. Arthur Adams, operations director of the Ohio Farm Bureau Cooperative Assn. in Columbus, was principal speaker at the annual Tuscarawas County Farm Bureau Coop meeting last night. Carl Bonder (standing), local farm bureau president, points out to Adams some facts in one of the annual reports given during the session. to introduce the resolution that, in its first wording, demanded outrightly that the chicken contract be canceled as soon as possible, without penalty to association members, and that the board be prohibited from entering into any such contract for business that would be in competition with association members. The motion was seconded by Ladrach. Ladrach’s son, Paul, a nonvoting assocation member, then took the floor, to identify himself as the writer of the letter which appeared in last Saturday’s issue of The Daily Reporter, warning the 2,100 Class A common shareholders in the Coop their organization was using their invested money to compete with them in the poultry business. (The letter stated a 5-year .. Welfare Fund Is Allocated The County Welfare Department has been allocated $45,095 as first quarter distribution of utility excise tax receipts. Allocations for the last 3 quarters of 1964 are expected to aggregate $123,108 for a total of $168,203 for the year. Welfare Director Lorin Gadd pointed out that the funds cover poor relief, aid to the disabled, aid the blind and aid to dependent children of unemployed. The latter is effective in April. % 'Party Pace Puts Teenager In Complicated Social Whirl Weathervane YESTERDAY High 50    Low    30 Elsewhere In U.S. High Low Pr. Albuquerque, clear 36 18    .. Chicago, cloudy — 52 37    .. Cleveland, cloudy .. 46 35 Los Angeles, clear . 66 56 Miami, cloudy ..... 76    60    .18 New York, cloudy .. 52 36 Pittsburgh, rain .... 52 38 .15 St. Louis, rain ..... 51    37    .54 San Fran., clear ... 61 52 Washington, rain ... 64 40 .07 TODAY 7 a.m................ 38 RAINFALL Last 24 hours ... .09 inch TOMORROW Sunrise ............ 7:30 Sunset ............. 5:50 High 35    Low    32 Forecast: Cloudy, windy and colder. By James Davis Daily Reporter City Editor (Third In A Series) The “mad, mad social whirl” that some adults find so necessary has filtered down to the early teens and probably with more impact than any other area covered in the Dover Junior-Senior High PTA Committee report. Reason for the complicated effects of social parties in the early teens is simple—there are so many. The pace is set by an “in group” (for lack of a better name). They can afford the “cute” little parties, birthday ON THE I N S I Around The World ..........16 Dear Abby ..................19 Dr. Alvarez..................19 Dr. Crane ..................21 Goren On Bridge ............21 Obituaries ....................2 Sports ....................11-12 Television ...................10 Women’s Pages ............8-9 Your Horoscope .............21 and otherwise, where the big- i “establishment” for young teen-gest surprise usually is lade of; ers then omit a name from the supervision. This tempo is picked up by those who cannot afford the whirl, but do so to spite themselves. If for an instant you think that the party circuit is not an circuit group and await the hue and cry. Mothers must assume the larger share of the responsibility of the party bookings since they naturally are more social conscious. Fathers often end up as the “mean old man” for eventually putting the lid on the 3 and 4 nights out a week. The possibilities are endless when it comes to parties and dances. There are class parties, slumber parties, class dances, school dances, PTA-sponsored dances, birthday parties, mixed parties, stag parties, etc., etc. Parties and dances, when properly supervised, are fun, enjoyable and a lot of other See ‘PARTY PACE’, Page 9 contract had been signed by the Co-op’s 7-member board, by which it furnished one farmer with 12,000 hens, 85 pounds of feed per bird per year at approximately $70 a ton, and guaranteed the farmer 8 cents per bird per month, plus giving him an incentive plan. The farmer had invested nearly $40,000 of his own money in building and equipment.) “Here’s another freedom gone by,’* Ladrach told some 200 members who pressed into the school auditorium, “if you fail to approve this resolution and let the board use your invested money to compete against you in your own business.” Ladrach stated he had contacted a large number of the 2,100 Class A common share-holders who can vote at the annual meeting and had brought 51 proxy votes to the meeting. Bender challenged the resolution as first worded and was supported in his ruling it improper by Farm Bureau counsel, George Morrison of Columbus. Morrison said the Co-op board is authorized to enter into contracts and to cancel them. Shareholders have only the right to recommend actions to tho See PROXY VOTES, Page 9 DAY BRIGHTENER Roger Lammers ★ Sciences can keep human brains alive outside the body— I steak sandwich. Wooden Leg Theft Case Is Underway Preliminary hearing on a larceny charge filed against John McNab, 36, of Jewett, began today in Central District County Court with several witnesses slated to appear. The one-legged defendant was picked up Jan. 30 shortly after leaving the JNG Grill on Front St., New Philadelphia, where he allegedly stole a roll of bills from a cash box behind the bar. Prosecutor Harlan Spies called as his first witness, Edgar E. Swinderman, who was serving as bartender at the time- of the alleged theft. Swinderman said McNab was already in the bar when he came to work, and after drinking 2 beers, ordered a but is that the problem? Roger Lammers Receives Naval Academy Nomination Rep. Frank T. Bow of Canton has dipped into Tuscarawas County schoolboy ranks to come up with a second major nomination to a U.S. military academy. Bow announced late yesterday afternoon that he had selected Roger Lammers, 17-year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Lammers of 127 W. Slingluff Ave, Dover, as one o* his 2 nominees for admission to the U.S. Naval Academy for the class beginning in June. Also receiving a front-running nomination w'as Michael A. Kaliph of Canton, a senior at McKinley High School. Bow nominated Dean DeMat-tio, a Midvale High senior, for the U.S. Military Academy at West Point last month. Lammers received All-Ohio Class A recognition for his foot ball prowess during the past season, co-captaining the St. Joseph’s squad to an undefeated season. He also was named to the Prep All-American football squad selected by Coach & Athlete Magazine. He finished his third varsity season with 146 points, gaining 1,098 yards in 154 carries. He was a 48-minute performer See LAMMERS, Page 2 While the bartender was in the ; kitchen, according to Spies McNab took a roll of bills from the cash box which was in its place J behind the bar directly opposite ! the stool on which McNab wa3 | seated. Swinderman stated he discovered the bills missing just a few minutes after McNab had left the bar. One of the men, who was at the bar at the time of the theft, the bartender said, then called the Sheriffs Department. Later, when McNab was searched by deputies, Swinder-man said he saw the Sheriff obtain a roll of bills from tho top of the defendant’s wooden leg. just below the shorts he was wearing. ■ ;

  • Burris L. Gardner
  • Byrl Shoemaker
  • Carl Bender
  • Carl Bonder
  • Clyde Dansby
  • Doyle S. Blackwell
  • Edgar E. Swinderman
  • Elaine Ward
  • Frances Burdette Dawson
  • Frank T. Bow
  • Gary N. Stafford
  • George Cottrell
  • George Morrison
  • Gilbert Ladrach
  • Harlan Spies
  • Harry Neff
  • J. Arthur Adams
  • James A. Tufford
  • James Rea
  • Joe Woerdeman
  • John J. Ddby
  • John Mcnab
  • John Segrist
  • Lorin Gadd
  • Mark A. Linda
  • Marshall Robert Huprich
  • Michael A. Kaliph
  • Milt Marsh
  • Myron Yoder
  • Ralph Finley
  • Richard Hanhart
  • Richard Werner
  • Robert Lammers
  • Roger Lammers
  • Sam Banks
  • Spies Mcnab
  • Titus Weaver
  • Tom Miller
  • Tom Schupbach
  • W. E. Laws
  • W. Slingluff Ave
  • Walter Hafner
  • Warren Weiler
  • Warren Weller
  • William L. Cordia

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Publication: Dover Daily Reporter

Location: Dover, Ohio

Issue Date: February 6, 1964

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