Dover Daily Reporter, February 15, 1964

Dover Daily Reporter

February 15, 1964

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Dover Daily Reporter (Newspaper) - February 15, 1964, Dover, Ohio Bidding Starts Monday For A twood Project The Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District will advertise for bids for construction of Atwood Lake Lodge and 20 vacation cabins next Monday, it was announced today by H. L. Hoffman, chief engineer of the District. Bids will be opened at noon on Thursday, March 19. Plans for the lodge will be available at the offices of Marr, Knapp fie Crawfis at 138 Ray Ave. NW, New Phila' delphia. It will consist of a series of structures joined together, having 104 guest rooms, 7 conference rooms and restaurant facilities in addition to indoor and outdoor swimming pools. The lodge will be constructed of brick, stone and rough-sawn timber, and will be conditioned. air- Plans for the 20 chalet-type cottages on a wooded point immediately north of the lodge are available at the MWCD offices at 1319 3rd St., NW, New Philadelphia. Its personnel did the design work and will supervise construction. The cottages will have 4 bedrooms, 2 baths, large livingroom and cooking facilities and will be operated as an integral part of the lodge operation. They will have rustic wood siding, with the interiors paneled and provided with heat so year-round use may be made of them. The lodge will be constructed on a hilltop overlooking the lake and will be within 1,000 feet of the water’s edge. The lodge and cabin development will require about 20 permanent employes and an additional 30 to 40 employes during the summer season. Work is already progressing on construction at the site of the lodge and cabins. One and one-half mile# of roads have been cleared and about one-half of the grading work has been done. The spaces within the pine grove where the cabins will be built have also been cleared and the rough grading work done. The 2 projects are being accomplished by the District through a bond issue of $1,220,000 by it, together with an Accelerated Public Works grant of $774,000. Completion of the entire project is scheduled for May, 1965, with opening at that time. Information on the project, including rates and reservations for 1965, can be obtained at MWCD offices.The Daily Reporter VOL. 60. NO. 184.    40    PAGES. Largest Circulation In Tuscarawas County Dover-New Philadelphia, Ohio, Saturday, February 15, 1964 On The Inside Editor Discusses Censorship, Page 4 Health Nurse Has Busy Day, Page 15 Dover, St. Joe Beaten .. Page 28 Stone Creek Clips Midvale . Page 29 Bolivar Team Wins Crown ... Page 30 Station Planned At Green Gables Construction cm a $125,000 service station—the first installment of a $750,000 commercial colony at Green Gables interchange of U.S. Interstate Route 77 and U.S. Route 21—will begin Tuesday, George Am is tad i revealed today. The station, to be operated by Phillips Petroleum Co., the first for the company in this area, wiU be erected on the south side of Route 21, east of the Tuscarawas River. Deeds for this tract and one across the river, totaling 11.15 acres, were transferred yesterday in the County Recorder’s Office from Ray Roth and Herbert Wigfield, owners, to George Amistadi Enterprises of Dover Gunman Kills 4, Then Shoots Self ATHENS, Ohio (AP) - Rudy Zamora, a 20-year-old farmhand sought in the brutal slaying of four persons, shot and killed himself today as pursuing deputies closed in. The large posse heard gunshots as it was stalking the hills six miles southwest of this southeastern Ohio city. Zamora’s body was found on a ridge a half-mile from the multiple murder scene. A tractor was sent up the ridge to bring the body doWn. Zamora, a former mental patient said to be of Mexican descent, was believed to be the person who shot to death late Friday four members of a farm family and wounded two others. Deputies were called to the two-story farm home about six miles west of here shortly after ih.V' ' ~    '    ,    *    iv    I ON THE INSIDE Around The World ..........33 Hospital News ..............14 Obituaries ...................2T7 IJports .................20    to    33 Television .............VI    to    20 Women# Pages ............7-8 7 p.m. Friday after one of the wounded victims, Patricia Wild-man, 22, made her way to the home of a neighbor, Glenn McDaniel. Danny Pierce, 6, nephew of Patricia, also was wounded and escaped. Danny had been shot with a .22-caliber rifle, all the others with a shotgun. Officers who entered the Wild-man home found the bodies of W. M. Wildman, 57; his wife. Mildred, 60; their son, Eugene, 14; and Geneva Pierce, about 26 the dead couple’s widowed daughter. Also found were Dean 2, and David Pierce, 3, sons of Mrs. Pierce, who had not been harmed. Mrs. Pierce’s husband, Richard, died of a heart attack a month ago while Danny, the son wounded, was with him in the family car. Patricia suffered pellet wounds in the temple and shoulder. Danny was hit in the stomach. Patricia was home on a visit from Parkersburg, W. Va., where she is a college student. The sheriff said Danny was Stoa GUNMAN, Pate 14 for an undisclosed amount. Phillips officials have indicated the service station is scheduled for a tentative opening date of Aug. I. Amistadi, who operates a large mink ranch west of Dover, announced last year he was negotiating for construction of a motel and service station at the interchange. However the motel plans were temporarily sidetracked. “I still have plans for a 106-unit motel in the Green Gables area,” Amistadi said today. The Phillips 66 station is expected to have 6 employes and will include a lounge with coffee, pie and sandwich dispensers, etc. Amistadi added that it will be a complete service station for the motoring public. Plans call for 2 “islands” with 8 gasoline pumps. A 60-foot tower topped with a 12 x 12 foot Phillips 66 sign will be positioned on the west side of the river and exposed to both north and south bound traffic of U.S. Interstate 77. Project engineer is Richard Dodson of Pittsburgh and the contractor will be Gundy Construction Co. of New Philadelphia. WeathervaneYESTERDAY High 33 ......... Low    13 Elsewhere In U.S. High Low Pr. Albuquerque, clear . 32 21 Chicago, cloudy — 37 28    .. Los Angeles, clear . 64 47    .. Miami, clear ...... 71    67 New York, clear ... 43 27 San Fran., cloudy . 58 M M Washington, clear . 46 27    .. M—Missing TODAY 7 a.rn................ 14 RAINFALL Last 24 hours ... . trace TOMORROW Sunrise ............ 7:19 Sunset ............ 6:01 High 34    Low    25 Forecast: Colder, snow flurries. for our countyFisher Death Ruled Fatality Joel Fisher of Dover, who was pronounced dead on arrival at Union Hospital Thursday night following a one-car accident on South Ave., was ruled Dover’s first and Tuscarawas County’s second traffic fatality of the year yesterday upon receipt of an autopsy report by Coroner Philip T. Doughten. The report stated death resulted from a ruptured aorta due to chest contusions apparently suffered when Fisher was thrown against the steering wheel of his See FATALITY, Page 14 7 CENTS_Bobbie Brooks Sets Training Start Monday New impetus was given this morning to the Community Improvement Corp.’s fund-raising campaign when Sidney Gross, manager of the local Bobbie Brooks plant, announced the first training session for IO girls will begin Monday morning. A total of $30,400 has been reached of the $200,000 goal. A radio marathon Sunday, keyed to bolstering the drive will begin at 12:45 p.m. All service clubs in Dover and New Philadelphia will be stationed at various points throughout the county to pick up contributions. Sixteen Dover Jaycee wives will take calls and record all pledges and donations which are phoned in. Numbers to call are 2 0191 in the Dover - New Philadelphia area and 922 2700 in the Uhr- See TRAINING, Page 14 Sergeants Rank Retained By Bell By Pete Groh Daily Reporter Staff Writer Dexter (Joe) Bell retains his new rank of sergeant in the Dover Police Department. The City Civil Service Commission upheld his appointment last night during a hearing resulting from a protest filed by 4 other patrolmen. The protestors were represented by Atty. Lewis Khourey, former Canton service director, and Atty. George Kodak. Atty Khourey contended the Jan. 31 promotional examination was illegally conducted because it wasn’t held within 60 days after a vacancy occurred and also because certain patrolmen had not reached the maximum on the pay scale. The vacancy occurred in 1963 when Joe Zahler was promoted to captain. It developed after the meeting that Chief Garrison Groh did not formally request the sergeant examination until December, 5 months after Zahler’s advancement. During the hearing, Atty. Khourey said the commission had done an injustice to members of the department but did not call for invalidation of Bell's appointment. “The injustice stems from the fact that the commission has been lax in its duties,” the Canton attorney stated. “For the sake of the department’s moral the board had an obligation to See SERGEANT. Page 14 Gentleman farmer; One who has more hay in the bank than in the barn. ;

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