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Publication: Dover Daily Reporter March 16, 1964

Dover Daily Reporter (Newspaper) - March 16, 1964, Dover, Ohio Win An Encyclopedia Set See Tell Me Why7 Page 17 The Daily Reporter HOME EDITION VOL. 60. NO. 209. is PAGES. Largest 1'ireulation In Tuscarawas County Dover-New Philadelphia, Ohio, Monday, March 16, 1964 Serving Over 11,000 Families PHONE 4-2167 7 CENTS WORRIED! Extra Protection Requested To Spare' Ruby In Jail NFL Okays Return For Grid Stars By BELMAN MORIN DALLAS (AP) — Jack Ruby remained alone in a jail cell today while his attorneys prepared to appeal the verdict of a Dallas jury which sentenced him to death for murder. “Maximum security” surrounds Ruby, Sheriff Bill Decker said. But Ruby’s attorney, Melvin Belli, said he is worried about a possible attempt on Ruby’s life and has asked tor extra Defense Counsel Fears Attempt May Be Made To Murder Client protection for him. “Later on,” Decker said, “when he has adjusted to the jolt of the verdict, he probably will be put in a large cell with other prisoners. He’s had maxi mum security from the begin- times since Ruby was conve ning and he will continue to have it in jail.” Dallas authorities refused to “define by comment” a statement Belli has made several ed Saturday morning of killing Lee Harvey Oswald, accused assassin of President Kennedy. The attorney said: “Ruby is worried, and so am I, that they may slip someone into his cell—another prisoner —with a shiv < knife) in order to prevent our appeal. Then they would make it appear as a suicide and this vicious city would have him off their hands.” Throughout the 23-day trial, three guards sat near Ruby in court—so near, in fact, that Belli once protested they were listening to his conversations with Ruby. They were seated in See WORRIED. Page 9 NEW YORK (AP) - Paul Hornung, star Green Bay Packers halfback, and Alex Karras, bruising defensive tackle of the Detroit Lions, were restored to good standing by the National Football League today, after having been suspended nearly a year ago for betting on football games. NFL Commissioner Pete Ro-zelle announced the two players had been reinstated after separate reviews of their suspensions and personal discussions with the two players. They were suspended April 17, 1963, after both had admitted betting on their teams to win certain games and on some games in which they were not involved. Rozelle said there was no evidence that either player ever bet against his own team or failed to do his best in any NFL game. Rozelle said he had established to his own satisfaction that each player now has a clear understanding of the seriousness of the offenses and of the circumstances that brought them about. Rozelle’s prepared statement said: “Taking into prime consideration the extent of their violations and also their conduct during the period of suspension, it is felt that the best interests of the league will be best served by termination of the suspensions.” At the same time, five other Detroit players were fined the maximum of $2,000 each for betting on one game and the Detroit club was fined $4,000 for laxness in reporting information to the 'commissioner anc in supervising its bench at games. Both Hornung and Karras admitted they had made substantial bets of $50 or more over a period of several season. The other five—doe Schmidt, Wayne Walker, John Gordy, Gary Lowe and Sam Williams — bet $50 each and Karras $100 on the Green Bay Packers to beat the New York Giants in the 1962 NFL championship game. DIRECTED FOR YOUNG AMERICANS Mayors Air Problems At State Event Mayors C. LeMoyne Luthy of Dover and Joseph Fritz of New Philadelphia attended a 2-day seminar sponsored by the Mayors Assn. of Ohio and the Ohio Municipal League in Columbus over the weekend. The association’s president, Ray Winkler of Ottawa, presid cd. Topics discussed were the changing role of local government, municipal finance, zoning administration, collection and disposal of garbage and refuse, industrial development, powers and duties of the mayor and procedures of city or village councils, the maintenance of village streets, sewer system problems and the mayor’s role in village finances. Speakers were Prof. Lawrence J. R. Herson, chairman rf the department of political science at Ohio State University, Columbus City Atty. John Young, E. B. Ransom, engineer in charge of administration for the bureau of environment health of the Ohio Department of Health and various mayors. Luthy met with other members of the Mayors Assn. executive committee to help elect new officers. “The job of the executive committee,” he said. “Is to formulate policy for the association and to transact its business. We meet 3 times a year,” 'WE'RE RUNNING COAL/ That was the comment this morning from Robert Rutledge Jr., president of Midvale Coal Co. as the first coal in more than 7 months headed up the shaft in Midvale Mine. This unidentified miner is shown scooping coal onto one of a series of conveyors which carries the coal from the deep shaft to the tipple. Today's beginning of production climaxes a series of negotiations with union and Pittsburgh Plate Glass Co. officials to reopen the mine, a livelihood for 140 families in the Midvale area. Approximately 60 men were recalled to begin operations and Rutledge has indicated that more will be called if new markets can be developed. FEDERAL PLANNERS JOIN WORK River Residents Launch Flood Cleanup Operation LOUISVILLE, Ky. <AP)-After a week-long battle against the bloated Ohio River, residents of five states worked today to clean up a flood that has caused an estimated $100 million damage and has claimed a dozen lives. Federal planners joined with Stone Creek Man Charged In Accident Max Shear. 36, of RD I, Stone Creek, was charged Saturday by the sheriff deputies with driving while intoxicated in an accident early Saturday morning on County Road 49, south of New Philadelphia. Shear lost control of his ear on a curve and slid 50 feet into a ditch at the Eugene Clark residence. Shear sustained a concussion and face lacerations. At 3 a.m. Sunday deputies investigated a 5-car accident at the Nioqua Inn parking lot, east of Dennison, when Stanley D. Scott of Dennison found his pickup truck blocked by a car owned by Robert E. Hart, 18, of Dennison. Scott pushed the Hart auto forward, causing a cha in-reaction collision with cars owned by Alfred D. Scott Jr., 24, of Uhrichsville and Robert L. Backer, 25, and Orville L. Dickerson, 50. of Dennison. All autos sustained minor damage. Scott was not cited. In a mishap on Route 21, near Route 751 Saturday at 4:30 p.m. a car driven by Richard L. Ragan, 33, of Kent was struck in the rear by one operated by Karen Ann Bear, 17, of 633 4th St. NW, New Philadelphia. Minor damage was reported. governments of Kentucky, Indiana, Ohio, West Virginia and Pennsylvania to help the estimated 110,000 persons affected by the worst Ohio River valley flood rn 19 years. The crest on the Ohio surged downriver and passed Owensboro wrhere some residents have Weathervane SATURDAY The Reporter Is Your Action Newspaper Garaway Teacher 5ay Hike Okayed SUGARCREEK — A salary schedule for the 1964 65 school year was adopted at last week’s meeting of the Garaway Board of Education. Beginning teachers with a bachelor’s degree will receive $4,500 a year, an increase of $300, and a 10-year service increment scale of $100 a year was approved. A discussion was held on the assignment of coaching duties for next year. High 57 Low 34 YESTERDAY High 51 Low’ 25 Elsewhere In U.S. High Low Pr. .Akron, clear 49 29 Columbus, clear 52 29 Dayton, clear 54 37 Toledo, clear 52 23 Albuquerque, cloudy 54 37 .. Chicago, cloudy 53 37 .. Cleveland, clear — 49 28 .. Los Angeles, clear . 75 62 .. Miami, clear ...... 80 74 .OI New’ York, clear ... 57 39 .02 Pittsburgh, clear ... 48 29 .. St. Louis, clear — 62 41 .. San Fran., clear ... 64 59 Washington, clear .. 61 36 .OI TODAY 7 am........... 25 RAINFALL Last 48 hours .. .37 inch TOMORROW Sunrise ............ 6:35 Sunset ............ 6:34 High 44    Low    40 Forecast: Cloudy, colder, possible showers. Dem Candidate Will Visit Area UHRICHSVILLE — State Sen. Charles Carney of Youngstown, Democrat candidate for Ohio Congressman-at-large, will visit the Twin Cities next Monday. Party members will honor Carney at a dinner in Boltz’s Restaurant at 6 p.m. and all Democrat candidates and central committeemen are expected to attend the public dinner. Reservations must be made at Boltz’s by Friday. returned home. Others must wait for the flood to dip further before they can return to mud-coated property which they fled last week. The U.S. Weather Bureau says it w’ill be a week before the river drops to flood stage at most points between Louisville and Cairo, 111. The Ohio leaked under a floodwall in Cannelton, Ind., Sunday, but officials said there appeared no danger to waterfront residents. Sandbags blocked the water’s path and civil defense workers were standing by in case evacuation was needed. The river crested 8.5 feet above flood stage at Owensboro. No significant new' flooding was reported. President Johnson, who made an aerial tour of the flood area Friday with the governors of five states, has assured the states aid would be forthcoming. The Red Cross has established See RESIDENTS, Page 2 DAY BRIGHTENER An optimist thinks humorists eventually will run out of definitions of optimists. Swimmers Honored Members of the YMCA’s swim ming team which set a 50-mile record in January will be hon ored guests tonight at 6:15 at an Intra-City Service Club Council dinner in Dover Masonic Temple. Dick McCann, director of pro football’s Hall of Fame in Canton, will be the principal speaker. There will be a capacity turnout of 190 with admission being by ticket only. Informations Filed In 3 Check Cases Three men were slated to appear in Tuscarawas County Common Pleas Court later today on charges of having passed bad cheeks. Prosecutor Harlan Spies filed informations late Friday against Harry F. Meyer, 49. of Columbus, George Kelley of East Sparta and Ralph Jewell of 319 W. 3rd St., Dover. Meyer is charged with having written a $106 check to Hotel Reeves in New Philadelphia on July 15, 1963, with insufficient funds in the P’irst Trust and Savings Bank of Zanesville. Bruce R. Harlan, hotel manager, first filed charges in Central District Court last August 7. On March 6, Judge Clarence Ferrell bound Meyer over to the Grand Jury. In his informations. Spies charges Kelley with having drawn 2 checks, each for $25 in cash, on Jan. 3 against The Bank of Magnolia Co. with no funds or credit, Kelley was bound over to Grand Jury by Judge Charles EektTt on Jan. 14 in Northern District County Court. Charges were filed by Robert A. Roush, owner of the Crossroads Super-Market near East Sparta, who had endorsed the checks. Jewell, according to the information, Issued a check for $20 on March 4 on the First National Bank, Southdale office, at Anderson, Ind., with insufficient funds. By WB. RAGSDALE JR. WASHINGTON (AP) —President Johnson gave Congress marching orders today for the war on poverty, concentrating his $962.5-million attack on helping needy young Americans. The program to help youngsters in the 16 to 21 age bracket centers on a job corps reminiscent of the Civilian Conservation Corps of the 1930s. “The years of high school and college age are the most critical stage of a young person’s life,” Johnson said, in a special message on poverty. “If they are not helped then, many will be condemned to a life of poverty winch they, in turn, will pass on to their children.” The job corps would enlist up to 100.000 young men, draft rejects and school dropouts, from "those whose background, health and education makes them least fit for useful work.” These young men would be removed from their slum backgrounds and placed in camps to work on conservation projects and in special job training centers for a blend of training, basic education and work experience. Other phases of the youth program are work-training and work-studv projects, federal grants to provide full or part time jobs to help youngsters stay in high school, take vocational training or work their way through college. Coordinating the war on poverty will be a new executive County Road Relocations Are Reviewed At hearings today, County Commissioners met with only one objection on the relocation of County Roads 62, 66, 81 and 90. Mr. and Mrs. Ray Shuss of RD I, Dennison appeared with their counsel. Atty. John Reed, to ask that they be provided with final construction plans for the relocation of a section of 66 in Union Township, south of the intersection with County Road 299. They told commissioners and County Engineer Charles Young they were satisfied with the present location of the road, but were concerned over the possible damages to their well and spring water supplies, fencing of the fields and the pos- agency, the Office of Economic Other phases of the war on Opportunities, which Johnson poverty asked by .Johnson insaid would be headed by Sar- eluded: gent Shriver, “my personal —A program of grants of up chief of staff for the war to 90 per cent for urban and against poverty.”    rural community action pro- In addition to the Job Corps, grams, where local plans were Shriver also will supervise ere- drafted to utilize all available ation of another new group, the community resources, public Volunteers for America. a and private, to wipe out pock-Peace Corps-styled body of 3,- els of poverty. OOO to 5,000 volunteers who will i —Special grants and loans to work in various phases of the help boost the incomes of subwar on poverty.    sistence farmers. Both the .lob Corps and the! -Special low interest loans Volunteers for America are for investments that will protaken from legislation now’ ; vide jobs for low’ income fami-pending in Congress — the lies or persons who have been Youth Conservation Corps and the National Service Corps respectively. out of jobs for many months, and also to small business not eligible for regular loans from Johnson Presents 'Fireside Chat' By FRANK CORMIER WASHINGTON (AP) — President Johnson says he has no indication that Henry Cabot Lodge plans to leave his post as ambassador to South Viet Nam. “If he did, I am sure he would let me know,” Johnson told a nationwide radio and television audience Sunday night. He added that the ambassador whose political stock boomed with victory in New Hampshire’s Republican presidential primary, has tended to business and behaved properly. See ROADS. Page 2 Burned-Out Family Still Needs Items On his ow'n side of the political fence, Johnson dismissed as “newspaper talk” reports of a rift with Atty. Gen. Robert F. Kennedy and said he has taken Kennedy’s word that he has | done nothing to encourage efforts to boom the attorney general for the Democratic vice presidential nomination. Johnson said he hopes the Democrats will not campaign actively until after this summer’s convention, although he said he intends to “carry out srrme commitments that President Kennedy *made for fundraising dinners from time to time.” Politics and foreign policy dominated the hour-long “Conversation with the President” broadcast by the ABC, CBS and NBG radio and television net works. These were among the chief executive’s other major pronouncements: —He has had no contact with his old friend, Bobby Baker, | since Baker resigned in October as secretary to the Senate’s Democrats. The President said Baker could not properly be called his protege because “he was there before I came to the Senate for IO years.” —He intends to be “a people’s president.” And he will I continue to mix with crowds even though his bodyguards “would feel better if the president kept IOO yards distance from every human being.” —Congress should make certain the nation always has a vice president, but he doesn’t th** small business administration. —Expansion of a Welfare Department program to help train and find jobs for heads of families whose children now receive payments under the aid to dependent children program. So far, a White House source said, selection standards have not been set up for the Job Corps, nor have detailed plans been made for setting up the camps and job training center. The source said many of the 40,000 recruited for the Job Corps in the first year would come from the backlog of more than one million already rejected by the draft as physically, mentally or psychologically unfit. A source said an “outstanding educational leader” has been chosen to head the Job Corps, but refused to identify him. Enlistment for the maximum two-year term of service would be voluntary. Half of the young men recruited in the first year would be put to work in groups of 50 to 250 on “special conservation projects lo give them education, useful work experience and to enrich the natural resources of the country.” The other half will go to the job training centers, where up to 5,WH) will be congregated. Plans tentatively call for these centers to be located near cities with major educational facilities, so that the faculties may See YOUNG, Page 9 Romance Is Shot New Philadelphia police last night investigated a complaint apparently resulting from a broken romance. They reported Miss Samira Mowrer, 19, of 710 Shafer Ave., Dover, informed them that Dick Aubihl, 19, of 703 2nd St. NW. New Philadelphia, to whom she had been engaged, pointed a gun Railroad Strike Warning Issued WASHINGTON (AP) — Chief railroad negotiator J E. Wolfe said today the country is on “the verge of a national railroad strike.” Wolfe said five railroad unions created the new strike threat by bypassing national negotiations and .seeking separate talks with two individual railroads. “We have unimpeachable advice that the unions do intend to strike Wednesday” against the two railroads, Wolfe said at a news conference. Wolfe released a copy of a . ....    letter the railroad negotiators Aubihl had gone through her delivered to Secretary of La-pui se while she was a1 a faun- bor \y Williard Wirtz Sunday, dromat on Fair Ave. NE.    j ..We respectfully ask that you When questioned there by po move promptly to prevent the lice, Aubihl said he thought Miss unions from turning private Mowrer had rings Im* had given disputes into public disaster/* ,    .    i    the letter said. her    in her purse, along with sev-I    \ Labor Department observ- See JOHNSON, Pajp* 9 era I keys he wanted ww.    -I    -^1e    I'*    police she had said there would be no immtd at her Friday night outside the Slven the keys to Aubihl’s sis- j jdte comment from Wirtz. Ridgeway Feed Store at 132 Ash- ,er-    ;    _ wood Lane NW and discharged Aubihl, according to author!-it-    i    ties, denied threatening Miss Miss Mowrer was not injured    Mowrer but admitted    firing tile and told police she thought the    Wun near her. He denied he still gun contained blanks. Sunday    l,a<! the gun and it    later was night she called police and said    found under the front    seat of a er at Wolfe’s press conference Coshocton Man Held For Assault A charge of assault and bat-tery was filed Saturday by Wilmar owned by Russ Hobart of J iiam r. Patterson, of RD S, 3 Ray    Ave.    NW.    It was an    Newcomerstown, against    Glenn Italian -    made    22 calibre blank    Mullen, 22, of Coshocton,    who is gun. It was returned to Aubihl being held in County Jail. i \r°    j    Mullet!    was    to    appear    in The College    of    i t".    L    want*    ‘    Southern District County    Court allege    of    ed u> talk with    her    parents be-    this afternoon. He was Wooster announced today the ap- | fore considering filing charges. Wooster College Hires Bob Bruce WOOSTER Salvation Army’s Brig. William Murtaugh today issued another appeal for clothing and furniture for the 9-member Cottrell Moore family, whose home at 516 Depot St. was gutted in a late-morning fire Friday. All the family’s possessions were destroyed in the blaze and    P°intment of    Robert    M. Bruce clothing for the 7 children is es-    rf The    United States Military penally needed.    Academy at West Point as the They are: Cottrell Jr. 19.    director    of athletics and chair- Ward, 18, Cynthia 16, Craig 14,    .    ..    .    .    ,    , Reginald 13, Sharon 12, and Ty-    man of    the    PhYSK;al    education rone IO. Their mother is size 48    department,    effective    Sept. I. I and is approximately 5 feet 2 inches tall. Mr. Moore is tall. Those having clothing or furniture to donate should vail 6^ 7833. Investigation of the fire is continuing Dover Fire Chief Clarence Sidling said today. ON THE INSIDE barged with a similar offense on June 30, 1962 and was fined $60.40 in Central District County Court. physical education at West Point Hoi to join the Wooster staff upon Hos, the retirement (rf E. M. <Mosel Obituar men s physical education department. Around 'Die World . .........13 Dear Abby ......... .........17 Doctor Crane ...... Doctor Writes ........ .........17 Goren On Bridge ____ ........15 Horoscope ..... Hospital News ...... ........13 Obituaries ........... .........2 Sjxirts ............... ......11-12 Television Women’s Pages .. , ....... 8-9 Motorist Charged Dennison - Herman Gwinn, 34, of 218 N. 2nd St., was cited for reckless operation and 33 foav'fo« the scene of an accident, which occurred March 9. Police said Gwinn failed to stop after •WI his car went left of center and - struck a parked vehicle owned 11-12 bo Harold Riley of 209 S. Water St., Uhrichsville. He later aban-k-9 don cd the car on Puhi’ St. ;

  • Alex Karras
  • Alfred D. Scott Jr.
  • Belman Morin
  • Bill Decker
  • Bobby Baker
  • Bruce R. Harlan
  • Charles Carney
  • Charles Eekttt
  • Charles Young
  • Clarence Ferrell
  • Clarence Sidling
  • Cottrell Moore
  • Dick Aubihl
  • Dick Mccann
  • Doe Schmidt
  • E. B. Ransom
  • E. Wolfe
  • Eugene Clark
  • Gary Lowe
  • George Kelley
  • Harlan Spies
  • Harold Riley
  • Harry F. Meyer
  • Herman Gwinn
  • Jack Ruby
  • John Gordy
  • John Reed
  • John Young
  • Joseph Fritz
  • Karen Ann Bear
  • Lawrence J. R. Herson
  • Lee Harvey Oswald
  • Max Shear
  • Melvin Belli
  • Orville L. Dickerson
  • Paul Hornung
  • R. Patterson
  • Ralph Jewell
  • Ray Shuss
  • Ray Winkler
  • Richard L. Ragan
  • Robert A. Roush
  • Robert E. Hart
  • Robert F. Kennedy
  • Robert L. Backer
  • Robert Rutledge Jr.
  • Russ Hobart
  • Sam Williams
  • Samira Mowrer
  • Stanley D. Scott Of Dennison
  • Wayne Walker
  • William Murtaugh

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Publication: Dover Daily Reporter

Location: Dover, Ohio

Issue Date: March 16, 1964

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