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Publication: Dover Daily Reporter February 10, 1964

Dover Daily Reporter (Newspaper) - February 10, 1964, Dover, Ohio Growing Reporter Acceptance Continues Day After Day VOL 60. NO. 179.    18    PAGES. The Daily Reporter HOME EDITION Largest Circulation In Tosearawas County Dover-New Philadelphia, Ohio, Monday, February IO, 1964 ♦w- Serving Over 10,700 Families PHONE 4-2167 7 CENTS SIGNS STATEMENT DUTCH ANNOUNCE ROYAL ENGAGEMENT. Princess I r e n e of The Netherlands is reunited with her father. Prince Bernhard (right) at the airport in Madrid, Spain, after he flew to Madrid to bring Irene back home with Prince Carlos de Bourbon Palma (left). After Queen Juliana met with her prime minister and other top advisers over the explosive engagement of her daughter, Princess, to Prince Don Carlos, a Roman Catholic nobleman, the Dutch Prime Minister officially announced the engagement. It was also announced that Princess Irene will live with her future husband o utside of Holland. OSWALD MURDERER BACK IN COURT Ruby Request Is Denied By JAMES MANGAN DALLAS (AP)—Jack Ruby’s defense chief asked today that Ruby’s trial on charges of murdering President Kennedy’s accused assassin be transferred to another city without going into any evidence. Dist. Judge Joe B. Brown overruled him. Chief defense attorney Melvin Belli made Hie motion after Judge Brown ruled against him on two other counts: A motion that would have required Hie state to turn over to the defense all its evidence against Ruby. An attempt by Belli to read aloud newspaper stories about the killing of Lee Harvey Oswald by Ruby. Ruby shot Oswald Nov. 24, two days after Oswald was charged with murder in the Kennedy assassination and the killing of Dallas patrolman J. D. Tippit. Ruby, 52, returned to court to watch his lawyers fight to have his trial moved to another city on grounds that he cannot get a fair trial here. A national television audience watched as Oswald, 24, was shot Probation Ordered For Home Breakin John R. Wilson, 31, of Hazel Park, Mich., who had pleaded guilty to an illegal breaking and entering charge on Feb. 3, today was placed upon 5-year probation by Common Pleas Judge Raymond Rice. In suspending sentence of a possible I to 20-year penitentiary term, Judge Rice attached strong conditions to Wilson’s probation. He ordered Wilson to discontinue drinking intoxicating beverages during that period, to submit voluntarily to psychiatric treatment and help from a competent physician approved by the court and to limit his presence ConfusionI All banks and county offices will be closed for Abraham Lincoln’s birthday Wednesday. Post offices will be open, but state liquor stores will be closed. Schools in the area will be open. Businesses in the Dover-New Philadelphia area, however, have exercised their right of option for the legal holiday—some will be open all day, some will be closed all day and some will be open half a day. Dover’s municipal offices will be open all day but those in New Philadelphia will be closed. in Tuscarawas County only to visits with his parents or relatives, unless he otherwise excused himself to the county probation officer. Hie court wa* informed today, through statements by Prosecutor Harlan Spies and defense counsel, Clair Hoffman, that Wilson had broken into the residence of his ex-wife, Joanne, at 202 Front Ave. SW, New Philadelphia, last Oct. 27. According to Hoffman, his client had tried several times earlier in the day to find his birth certificate at his wife’s home, to which he still had a key. After becoming somewhat intoxicated, Wilson returned to the house and having lost his key, broke through a screen and crawled through the bathroom window. When police, who had been summoned by a neighbor, found him inside the house, he was carrying a pistol, which his lawyer said he had picked up on See PROBATION, Page 9 to death as he was being transferred from the city jail to the county jail. The defense contends that Ruby cannot get a fair trial here because of newspaper sto. See RUBY, Page 9 ★ Oswald's Mom Has New 'Data' WASHINGTON (AP) - Mrs. Marguerite Oswald took “new evidence’’ before the Warren commission today which she says will prove that her son, Lee Harvey Oswald, did not fire the shots that killed John F. Kennedy. The 56 - year - old practical nurse, who asked for a chance to appear before the presidential tribunal investigating the Kennedy assassination, is expected to contradict testimony made last week by Oswald’s 22-year-old widow. Marina Oswald told the commission, and later a news conference, that she did not like to believe that her husband killed President Kennedy Nov. 22 in Dallas, but the facts would not permit her to reach any other conclusion. Sessions of the commission, headed by Chief Justice Earl See ‘DATA’, Page 9 Haver 'Confesses' Hotel Beating phila Plant's Strike Ended With New Pact A strike at IF Mfg. Co. hi New Philadelphia, which began Friday, ended Saturday afternoon with an “overwhelming” vote by members of Local 6461, United Steelworkers of America, ratifying a tentative one-year contract. Harold Knapp of Dover, subdistrict director of the USW, AFL-CIO, said details of the agreement would be worked out sometime this week with plant negotiators. The contract, the first at IF Mfg., a division of Ridge Tool Co. of Elyria, was the result of talks which began last September when USW won a runoff representation election with the International Association of Machinists. Terms of the agreement, which will run until May 1,1965, include a union shop, retention of the existing cost-sharing bonus program and improved vacation pay, insurance and other benefits. The present pay setup for the 160-plus production employes was left undisturbed for the year. Knapp said pickets were withdrawn from the plant entrances as soon as the vote was counted. Earl Ellwood of RD I, Stone Creek, is the local’s first president. Tax Bill Moves Full Speed Into Final Farleys' V- •Weathervane SATURDAY High 27    Low    IO YESTERDAY High 32    Low    IO The Weather El*ewhere High Low Pr. Albuquerque, clear . 40 20 Chicago, cloudy ... 31 26 Cleveland, cloudy .. 25 18 Los Angeles, clear . 78 53 Miami, cloudy ..... 62    M New York, snow ... 36 M Pittsburgh, snow .. 31 21 St. Louis, snow .... 41 29 San Fran., clear ... 63 50 Washington, cloudy 47 34    .. TODAY 7 a.m.............. 21 SNOW Last 48 hours .... I inch RAINFALL Last 48 hours .08 inch TOMORROW Sunrise .......  7:26 Sunset ............    5:55 High 35    Low    14 Forecast: Cloudy, cold, snow ending. .01 .05 .14 Debate Killed On CR Issue By JOHN BECKLER WASHINGTON (AP) - The House voted today to cut off debate on the civil rights bill in an effort to bring it to a final vote this afternoon. Using their heavy majority to stifle Southern talk against the bill, the civil rights forces rammed through a debate limiting motion by 211-73. Under it all debate on the controversial job equality section will end at I p.m. (EST). But foes of the bill, chiefly southerners, could still cause difficulties and delay in reaching a final roll-call vote. The House met early and was prepared to sit late in an effort to get the 19-part bill to a final vote. The biggest question was what final form the employment section might take. The Southern opposition made only a token effort to knock the section out of the bill during a 10-hour session Saturday and concentrated with some success on amendments designed to make it unwieldy, if not unworkable. They also succeeded in using up so much time the leadership was forced to abandon its See DEBATE, Page I Junkyard License Forms Available Owners of junkyards outside municipalities of Tuscarawas County can now obtain their new license forms and pay the required fees at the auditor’s office, Chief Deputy Auditor Glenn Shutt announced today. By the new sections 4735.05 to 4737.11 of the new Ohio Revised Code, no person may operate or maintain a junkyard outside a municipality unless he has first obtained a license. Fees for licenses are $25, Shutt explained. These licenses expire on Jan. I following the date of issue. The licenses may be renewed from year to year, upon payment of a $10 fee to the auditor’s office. Since this is the first year for the issuing of such licenses, Shutt said, and the forms for the licenses were late in arriving at the auditor's office, no penalty will be levied against late applicants. Uhrichsville Police Checks Lone Mishap UHRICHSVILLE — The lone accident investigated by police here last weekend occurred Saturday at 10:30 p.m., when an auto driven by Joseph C. Berm, 17, of 318 Logan St., Dennison, struck one owned by Hudson Hillyer of 405 Park Dr., which was legally parked in front of his residence. Police said the left front of the Berm vehicle was completely damaged and he was cited for driving left of center. The Hillyer auto had damage to the bumper and grill. Police also investigated a call Sunday at 2:41 a.m. that there was a fight in front ot the Edgefield Tavern on Trenton Ave. but they could not locate fgiyone. Deputies Probe I Hit-Skips Two hit-skip accidents were investigated by sheriff deputies last weekend. At 4 Sunday afternoon, Daniel Riker, 54, of 152 St. Clair St. SE, New Philadelphia, said his car was struck while parked at Rinser Lanes, while at 2:35 Saturday morning, Rodney G. Jordan, 23, of 315 W. lith St., Uhrichsville, said his car was struck while it was parked at the Halfway House on Route 250, near Midvale. A car driven by Eugene R. Ketter, 22, of 605 Harger Ave., Dover, rolled over on County Road 64 at 2:10 Saturday morning. Ketter told deputies that he was forced off the road by an approaching auto. Heavy damage was listed to his car. McNob Held To Jury John McNab, 36, of Jewett has been held to the Grand Jury following a preliminary hearing last week before Central County Court Judge Clarence Ferrell. McNab is charged with taking $146 from the JNG Grill in New Philadelphia. By WILLIAM F. ARBOGAST WASHINGTON (AP) - The tax cut bill which will save taxpayers more than $11 billion yearly moves at full speed today to a House-Senate conference and could be signed into law within three weeks. The final leg of the bill’s long Capitol Hill journey starts when conferees representing the Senate and House huddle to consider more than 150 differences in the tax cut versions passed by the two branches. Although the Senate and House are $500 million apart on over-all reductions, most of their differences are considered minor. Not in controversy are the cuts for individual and corporate taxpayers. Taxpayers subject to withholding deductions will have an estimated $800 million more in their pay envelopes every month. The extra money for 80 million individuals and 550,000 business taxpayers is expected by the administration to give the national economy a shot in the arm to inoculate it against a business slump. The Senate passed the bill Friday ahead of schedule. Its version called for an $11.6 billion reduction. The House measure passed Sept. 25 provided for cuts of about $11.1 billion. Most reductions in both plans would be effective retroactively to Jan. I of this year. Somewhere between the two figures, the conferees hope to reach agreement before Feb. 22, which would leave the Senate and the House six working days to consider the compromise and send it to the President before March I. The President wants quicker action. He would like to have the lower withholding rates go into effect as soon as possible. The bookkeeping machinery to do this takes an estimated two weeks or more to get into high gear. Wages and salaries are now subject to 18 per cent withholding rates. The House voted to drop this to 15 per cent for this year and 14 per cent starting next Jan. I. The Senate, at the President’s prodding, voted to drop the rate to 14 per cent immediately to put more spending money into workers’ pockets. The Senate and House voted to cut individual rates from their present 20 to 91 per cent range to 14 to 70 per cent. Two-thirds of the reduction would become effective this year and one-third next year. Both branches voted to reduce existing corporate rates from 52 per cent to 50 per cent this year and to 48 per cent next year. 2 Stark Men Hospitalized In Auto Crash Charles Edwards, 19, of East Sparta and Paul Tansek, 19, of Canton are reported as “good” today in Twin City Hospital following an accident at 2:30 Sunday morning on Route 36 and County Road 63, east of Dennison. State patrolmen said an auto, driven by Edwards, went out of control and overturned when he tried to make a turn onto the county road at “excessive speed.” Edwards, who was charged with speed excessive for road conditions, suffered multiple face lacerations while Tansek, a passenger, suffered a possible back injury and a concussion. They were taken to the hospital in a Lindsey Funeral Home ambulance. Kenneth Host, 26, of Bowerston sustained a bloody nose at 1:50 Sunday morning when his car overturned on County Road 64, north of Uhrichsville. Host was cited for reckless operation. Patrolmen cited John Bailey, 24, of RD 2, New Philadelphia, for failure to yield the right-of-way after an accident at 9:50 Saturday morning when his pickup truck collided with one driven by Henry Ellwood, 62, of New Philadelphia, at the junction of Township Roads 211 and 384 and Route 39. In an accident at 2:30 Sunday afternoon on Route 212, east of Route 8, a car drvien by Betty Burkhart, went into a ditch after slowing down for 2 pedestrians. Patrolmen said the young lady’s car, before going into the ditch, forced a car off the road that was driven by Raymond Sax, 32, of Akron. Sax was cited for failure to transfer registration. Midvale Man To Be Charged With Assault A malicious assault charge was expected to be filed this afternoon in Southern District Court at Uhrichsville against Delbert Haver, 37, of Midvale in connection with the Feb. 5 beating of a maid in Green’s Hotel at Dennison. Chief Sheriff Deputy John Barlock said at noon today that Haver admitted the attack in a signed statement. The reported confession followed 5 days of investigation and canceled a “pickup” broadcast for Jack Mains of RD I, Uhrichsville, who disappeared from the hotel shortly after the attack. Barlock, who has been aiding Dennison police in the investigation, said the “break” came shortly before noon following 2 hours of questioning in the sheriff’s office. He also noted that officials had planned to take Haver to the Bureau of Criminal Identification and Investigation later today for a lie detector exami. nation. Haver, according to Barlock, said he had been drinking and went to the woman’s room by mistake. There he hit her and then dragged her to a neighboring room, rented by Mains. It was there, Haver said, that he hit her several times with his fist. “He didn’t have any reason,’* See BEATING* Page 2 ERNEST GASSER ★ Ernest Gasser, Home Builder, Claimed At (3 Ernest C. Gasser, 63, of 213 E. 14th St., well-known Dover homo builder and contracter, died early today in Union Hospital. Born at Parral, a son of the late Fred and Rosa Stigman Gasser, he was an active member of St. John’s United Church of Christ, having served 14 years on the church council. He also was a former Scoutmaster and a member of the Board of Religious Education. A past president and a present director of the Tuscarawas Home Builders’ Assn., Gasser also was a member of Ohio and national building associations. He also was a member of Do- See GASSER, Page 9 Sabotage Is Hinted In Rail Dynamiting MIAMI, Fla. (AP) - Investigators sought today to track down saboteurs who dynamited a 91-car freight train and a work train derrick of the strike-harassed Florida East Coast Railway. No one was injured in the GEARED FOR NIGHT TV—Whit® House policeman Martin Eiordan stands guard under a new, metal canopy over the West Wing entrance to the Executive Mansion in Washington, D. C. The doors lead to the lobby of President Johnson's office. The canopy is geared for night television wltli four tube lights inside th# top. Wainwright Man Reports Thievery Theft and vandalism reports were received over the weekend by Sheriff A. J. Young. William Carlisle of Wainwright reports at 6:25 Sunday night that someone stole a radiator from a truck he owns, a 2-burner gas stove and 3 heavy woolen blankets from his residence. At 5:30 Saturday night, Sterling P. Miller of RD I, Stone Creek said someone broke the radio antenna off his car. Fire Runs New Philadelphia — At 7:50 Saturday night to the home of Ivan Herron at 218 2nd St. NE where a short caused damage to a television set. At 12:02 this morning, firemen were called to the Marguerite Eichel home at 413 Beech Lane NW where an obstructed chimney had filled the home with smoke. Taft Will Attend County GOP Event Rep. Robert A. Taft, Ohio’s Congressan-atdarge and Republican candidate for U.S. Senate in the May primary, announced today he would attend the Lincoln Day banquet Feb. 22 in New Philadelphia Elks auditorium. Rep. Frank T. Bow will be main speaker for the event, sponsored by the Republican Women’s Organization of Tuscarawas County. Taft, son of the late Sen. Robert A. Taft, is running against Ted W. Brown for the Senate candidacy on the Republican ticket. State Sen. Kenneth Berry of Coshocton also will attend. Mine Talk Set Tuesday A closed conference is slated for IO a m. Tuesday at Midvale between Robert Rutledge, who is negotiating for the purchase and reopening of Midvale Mine, and Tommy Williams 'rf Bellaire, district representative of the United Mine Workers Union. Purpose of the session is an attempt to w'ork out the final roadblock to reopening the mine —seniority rights in respect to hiring if and when the mine reopens. ON THE    INSIDE Around The World........... 6 Dear Abby ..................17 Doctor Crane ................15 Doctor Writes ..............15 Horoscope ...................15 Obituaries ................... 2 blasts Sunday—IO miles apart— which caused damage estimated by W.L. Thornton, the car. rier’s chief operating officer, at more than $250,000. “It was definitely sabotage,'* Thornton said. “I am not implying the unions are to blame. No one knows at this time who did this.” George Leighty, chief negotiator for the ll striking unions, said “we know absolutely nothing about it.” He said union members had been warned not to resort to violence. The sabotage was the worst directed against the 577-mile railroad, which operates between Jacksonville and Florida City, south of Miami, since the nonoperating unions struck Jan. 23, 1963. Railroad officials said there have been 146 incidents. CAPE KENNEDY, Fla. (AP) —The Florida East Coast Railway was authorized to move freight trains into the Merritt Island moonport    today and striking railroad workers immediately established picket lines at all entrances to the moonport and Cape Kennedy. Traffic tieups occurred at all entrances as the morning shift appeared for work. However, authorities said it would be at least mid - morning before it could be determined how many workers honored    the picket lines. Facilities are being built at Merritt Island for launching American astronauts to the moon. If a substantial number honor the lines, missile testing and construction work would be crippled. The first train    moved into Merritt Island about 9 a.m, EST. SVU/A DAY BRIGHTENER The surest way to quit tobao. Sports ...............11-12-13-14    co    ^ t0 marry    a gaj wh0 object! Television ........  -17    ^    smoking. Womens Pages ............8-9 ;

  • Abraham Lincoln
  • Betty Burkhart
  • Charles Edwards
  • Clair Hoffman
  • Clarence Ferrell
  • Daniel Riker
  • Delbert Haver
  • Don Carlos
  • Earl Ellwood
  • Ernest C. Gasser
  • Ernest Gasser
  • Eugene R. Ketter
  • Frank T. Bow
  • George Leighty
  • Glenn Shutt
  • Harlan Spies
  • Harold Knapp
  • Henry Ellwood
  • Hudson Hillyer
  • Ivan Herron
  • J. D. Tippit
  • Jack Mains
  • Jack Ruby
  • James Mangan
  • Joe B. Brown
  • John Bailey
  • John Barlock
  • John Beckler
  • John F. Kennedy
  • John Mcnab
  • John R. Wilson
  • Joseph C. Berm
  • Kenneth Berry
  • Kenneth Host
  • Lee Harvey Oswald
  • Marguerite Eichel
  • Marguerite Oswald
  • Marina Oswald
  • Melvin Belli
  • Paul Tansek
  • Queen Juliana
  • Raymond Rice
  • Raymond Sax
  • Robert A. Taft
  • Robert Rutledge
  • Rodney G. Jordan
  • Rosa Stigman Gasser
  • Sterling P. Miller
  • Ted W. Brown
  • Tommy Williams
  • W.L. Thornton
  • William Carlisle
  • William F. Arbogast

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Publication: Dover Daily Reporter

Location: Dover, Ohio

Issue Date: February 10, 1964

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