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Publication: Dover Daily Reporter April 9, 1964

Dover Daily Reporter (Newspaper) - April 9, 1964, Dover, Ohio 35 County Correspondent-Reporters Mean Complete County Coverage t    n    n I I ■    .__ The Daily Reporter HOME EDITION VOL. 60. NO. 230.    24    PAGES. Largest Circulation In Tuscarawas County Dover-New Philadelphia, Ohio, Thursday April 9, 1964 Serving Over 11,000 Families PHONE 4-2167 7 CENTSRhodes Pinpoints Industry Role Last Journey Begins For MacArthur WASHINGTON (AP) - From under the great dome of the Capitol, where his body was placed with heart-tugging ceremony, General of the Army Douglas MacArthur travels today on his last earthly journey. President Johnson, who led the nation Wednesday in paying highest homage to the old general, does him further honor today. The President arranged to go to Washington National Airport and bow' in respect as the flag-draped casket begins its air journey at 2:10 p.m. lo Norfolk, Va., for final services and burial Saturday. In between those ceremonies of official tribute, Americans from all strata of national life paid homage of their own in hushed procession through the Capitol rotunda where the body lay in state. Visitors went through without interruption all night. The peak came about 6 p.m. when the stream was at the. rate of about 60 a minute. It tapered off later, but even j in the 5 a.m. chill there w-ere never fewer than three persons 1 walking past the flag - draped casket. Some were obviously night-:    CLEVELAND    (AP)—All sides shift workers on their way home .    . .    . ,..    , -nurses, waitresses, bus driv ,n j™1 r,'Sh,s d,.sPute hav<: Prs and others    a^ed to 3 tw0‘week truce that Some appeared to be tourist )"cludes appointment of a spec-families passing through Wash- la) fouPj° study Cleveland s There were children in whole problem of school mtegra- Nctown Banquet Honors 2 Firms By James Davis Daily Reporter City Editor NEWCOMERSTOWN—A “hoedown for industry” was staged here last night in West Elementary School with Ohio’s Gov. James Rhodes “calling the moves” for 284 participants. It was the Chamber of Commerce’s “Industrial Appreciation’’ banquet and jubiliant celebration of 2 new industries setting up business here within the last few months. Industry was exalted in a major address by Rhodes, who cited more jobs as the vaccine for most of Ohio’s social and economic ills. He was backed up by Barton Holl, president of the Ohio Chamber of Commerce, Richard Corner, president of Groovfold Inc., and Harold Etling, president of Weather-Seal Inc. (the new industries to locate here) and Howard Caldwell, president of the Newcomerstown Chamber. He also cited the need for Rhodes played on the theme jobs for Ohio’s youth, which has that industry is the economic been forced to leave his com-heart of community progress munity or county to seek a job and called for a sustained, uni-1 elsew here. Principals at last night's banquet included Harold Etling (left), Gov. James Rhodes, Howard Caldwell, Chamber president, and Richard Cornell. Etling and Cornell are respective presidents of Weather-Seal Inc. and Groovfold Inc., 2 new industries in the Newcomerstown area. 2-Week Truce Checks Cleveland Racial Riots ington. ...... ..... ............. some groups even in the small 1(^‘ hours of the morning. One contingent of deaf mutes filed by about 3 a.m., exchanging comments in sign language. The crowd picked up again after the run was up. Apparent- agreement, See JOURNEY, Page 8 Dover Court Move Is Set For April 22 Two jury trials, which have been held up because of lack of courtroom space, will finally be tried in Northern District County Court after it moves to its new offices at 229 N. Wooster Ave. on April 22. Judge Charles Eckert said the first jury trial to be heard will be one involving Willard L. Blair of 920 N. Wooster Ave., Dover, charged with driving while under the influence of alcohol. Another trial on a DWI charge against Paul A. Lampe of RD I, Beach City, will follow. The court’s present location at 233 W. 2nd St. in Dover has made it virtually impossible to hold such trials. The new quarters, however, will include a courtroom capable of seating at least 80 persons. The offices, now being remodeled to Judge Eckert’s specifications, are located in the Manner Building which also houses the Frozen Food Locker Co. operated by Walter Manner Jr. The 2 offices will feature natural wood walls, fluorescent lighting, electronic air purifiers, acoustical ceilings, gas heat and air conditioning. Judge Eckert will have a 14 x 16 office for handling traffic and minor civil cases. His secretary, Virginia Ross, also will have an office. Miss Ross announced today that Northern District Court will not be open April 22 because of the work involved in moving. Highway Suit Involves Old Brewery Site out Wednesday night at a seven-hour City Hall meeting, will end all demonstrations and picketing and new school construction. It may be extended an additional two weeks if all sides show progress is being made hammered toward resolving a situation that resulted in one death and violence this week. Mayor Ralph S. Bocher helped work out the agreement at a closed-door session with top city, school, civic and civil rights group leaders. He announced the truce terms. heard the announcement. They had waited in the lobby while their leaders met in the mayor’s private chambers. At times, they clapped and sang .freedom songs. They cheered and applauded unproductive loudly as they heard the terms state goes up, the productive fied spirit to continue the growth. The governor recounted the economic erosion he inherited in 1963, charging that the number on Ohio’s relief rolls was the highest in the United States, with less jobs than in 1957. “We are attempting to build a climate for industrial growth land expansion in Ohio, thereby ending the perpetuation of relief areas.” The major step, Rhodes added, is to ease the burden of the community, county and state’s largest taxpayer — industry. He said that the $83-milIion deficit inherited in 1963 would be reduced to $13-million by July I and that the state would be in the black by Jan. I, 1965, —without a tax increase. Warming to his major concern. attracting new industry to Ohio and expanding the state’s present ones, Rhodes described the economic principal behind his efforts — when the segment of the segment goes down and taxes go up to keep the unproductive. An appropriation suit involv- Some 125 civil rights demon-ing $70,000 worth of land and stators, outnumbered by police, structures owned by Edgar and ended their long City Hall sit-in without incident after they Ina Spring of 1269 Lakeview Dr., New Philadelphia, was filed today by the Ohio Department of Highways. The property, known as the Lockport Brewery and involving 1.76 acres, lies on the west side of S. Broadway, between Blake Ave. and the city corporate limit. The Highway Department claims it is needed for the new construction and improvement of the Route 250-8 Bypass portion of Interstate 77. The map accompanying the petition shows the structures on the property include a one-story bus building, a 2-story, tile ga- Bolivar, Mineral City, Stras-rage and another 2-story brick burg and Zoar will assume Time Change Slated By 4 County Towns On April 26, four Tuscarawas County communities will set their clocks ahead an hour while the rest of the county remains on Eastern Standard Time. building. The estimate of values made fast time, it was reported at Tuesday’s meeting of the Tus- in the suit include: structures,j carawas County Mayors Assn. $59,514; land. $9,720, and dam- in Sugarcreek, ages to residue of property, The meeting was attended by $766. St. Joe Junior Named'Best' JA Salesman 8 mayors. Host was Sam Banks Jr. The tax situation concerning municipal streets and county roads adjacent to villages was of the truce. As they filed out, one of their leaders shouted; “We came in peace. We leave “There are only 2 kinds of in peace.”    people, productive and unpro- Before the demonstrators were ductivc,’’ he charges, “and I told about the agreement, Common Pleas Court Judge John V. he have yet to meet a man on the relief roll whose problems wou’d Corrigan urged them to leave noi be solved if he had a job. peacefully. Earlier in the day ^ur i0^ *s    production he issued a temporary order UP *n Ohio. The greatest blight banning further construction, on an individual is to be unpicketing or trespassing at the cmpl°yed. The unemployed los-site of the new Lakeview Pub- cs    in    system    that lie Elementary School on East Side. The city had requested the court order on the grounds it has legal contracts with builders to go ahead with the school construction. Another point in the truce provided that the school board appoint a group of technical experts who will study the prob- ^ made the United States strong.” Comparing Ohio as a wheel, with strong direction from Columbus as the hub, Rhodes said that the reason for Ohio’s drift into a relief state has been lack of direction. “By law the governor must provide for the mentally ill, education, roads, the economically ill and others,” he stated. “There is no Iawr for what we are doing —- attempting to get everyone a job. “Ohio has everything, but it won’t prosper and grow unless its qualities are sold. We at the hub of this wheel are attempting to reduce economic growth to jobs, employment and the proper attitude in Ohio. “It is the concept of some people to attack the social problems of relief, Aid to Dependent Children, mentally ill and delinquency from the perimeter. “This treatment of the problem sold Ohio on welfare. Anyone of these social ills revolve around jobs which is why tonight’s meeting here is so important. “None of you can escape the responsibility to take an active part in the growth of your community. These 2 new factories here aid not only your community, hut the county, state and nation as well.” Rhodes then broke down the state’s Department of Development figures on what IOO jobs means to a community — $652- See RHODES, Page 8 Barton Holl of Logan, president of the Ohio Chamber of Commerce, talks over the new Weather-Seal Co. operation with the firm's president, Harold Etling. UNION CHIEFS ABSENT Emergency Talks Are Rail Futile Route 211 Reopening Urged In Philo Southside Petition By Tom Parker    | “that this petition has nothing Daily Reporter Staff Writer whatever to do with my office A petition demanding the re- as councilman or with the City lems of school integration. The opening of Route 211, between of New' Philadelphia, at least United Freedom Movement, composed of several civil rights See 2-WEEK, Page 8 ON THE INSIDE Dear Abby ........ Your Horoscope .. Around The WTorld Goren On Bridge 21 Green Gables Interchange and S. Broadway is being circulated on New Philadelphia’s Southside. “We, the undersigned, request that State Route 211 be opened from the south side of New Philadelphia to State Route 21,” is the simple heading of the pe V Dover Police Probe Thefts Dover police are investigating 2 thefts reported early this morning. At 7:30 a.m. Joseph N. Hefner of 422 E. 7th St. notified police 2 hubcaps were taken from his car parked in front of his home. At 7:52 a m. Henry Ferron of HO N. Tuscarawas Ave. reported theft of several tires and jacks from his home. Weathervane YESTERDAY High 42    I^ow    30 Elsewhere In U.S. High Low Pr. 60 38    .. Next meeting is slated for April 28. The location of that meeting, however, has not been Charles Schubert, a junior at , , Assn President James St. Joseph s, has been select- 'j’tjffoi'd of Newcomerstown. ed as the best salesman in the |    _ Dover-New Philadelphia Junior Achievement organization. A son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Schubert Sr. of 1524 N. Wooster Ave., he was a member of Sha-Pcn-Co., the Junior Achievement sponsored by Shenango Penn Co. Schubert will represent this area in the regional sales contest to be held at Cleveland I Albuquerque, clear. Friday and Saturday.    I Chicago, clear ..... 40 29    . Runnerup salesman were, Cleveland, cloudy .. 47 30 .I John Baud of Tri-Mar-Co. Bren- , Los Angeles, clear. SO 54    . da Kpllqr of Remet-Co., Roslyn Miami, clear ...... 82 72    . Fuerman of the JA Journal, and New York, cloudy 59    38    .6 Barb Schlafly of Achieve-Co. Pittsburgh, snow .. 57 30 .C St. Louis, clear .... 41 30 San Fran., cloudy . 56 47 Washington, cloudy. 62 40 .4 TODAY 7 a m............... 32 SNOW Last 24 hours ,2 inch TOMORROW Sunrise .......... 5:55 Sunset ........... 7:00 High 58    Low    28 Forecast: Fair and warmer. 23 tition which now contains more 241 than 150 signatures of truck-23 drivers, factory workers, South-Hospi tai * Ne ws5 ^    8    side businessmen, and other cit- Obituaries .................... 2    lzens- Television ..................... 7    The petition originated with discussed before the dinner. The Sports .................. 13    &    14    Ward 4 Councilman Comer mayors then toured Belden Women’s Pages.......... IO    &    ll    Watkins. Brick’s newest plant.    Dr.    Crane      231    “I    want    it    to he understood, WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of Labor W. Willard Wirtz reported “no progress” today in emergency negotiations aimed at averting a nationwide railroad strike at midnight. After all-night talks and an unexpected pre dawn recess, the negotiations were to resume at mid morning between Wirtz and representatives of five unions and of nearly 200 railroads. U.S. Moving Forward With Gemini Plans Dr. Alvarez .................. 211 however,” Watkins said today,1 See ROUUTE 211, Page 8 in any official connection. “I want to strongly emphasize that my part in this is purely as a private citizen.” Watkins, who resides at 740 4th St. SE, is owner and operator of South Side News, a newsstand and variety store at 650 S. Broadway, just 2 doors north of where Route 211 joins S. Broadway. The closed road, a formerly heavily trafficked paved highway which runs from Dover’s W. 3rd St. Ext., around both Dover and New Philadelphia’s | a Gemini capsule on a three-or- See GEMINI, Page 8 CAPE KENNEDY, Fla. (AP) —The United States today moved confidently ahead on its second manned space program. Gemini, following the success of the first unmanned flight. A Titan 2 rocket propelled a two-seat Gemini spacecraft into orbit in an almost perfect launching. The rocket lifted oil only one second behind schedule, but a launching official claimed the range clock must have been wrong because the countdown was completed without even a one second delay. Project Director Charles Mathews    of    the Manned Spacecraft Center said the flight gave the Gemini team confidence to proceed toward a second unmanned flight and a manned orbital trip this year. The second flight, set for lute August or early September, is to hurl a spacecraft on a ballistic flight to test all systems, atmospheric re-entry and recovery. The first manned mission calls for two astronauts to ride Wirtz indicated President Johnson, who called for the emergency talks, is gravely worried that a crippling rail strike could seriously damage the nation’s entire economy. “The ability or failure to reach agreement will determine whether there is or is not a major disruption in the nations advance,” Wirtz said. Wirtz earlier had announced he would hold the union and management negotiators in continuous sessions hut a snag developed when two union presidents were unable to arrive here in time for the hastily called conference. The recess came at 3:15 a m, after about seven hours of talks. Wirtz said that when the discussions got down to the specif- See RAIL TALKS, Page 8 Dog Bites Woman UHRICHSVILLE - Police were called yesterday at 2:30 p.m. by Mrs. Ruth Johnson of 127 W. 6th St., who said she had been bitten by a dog owned by Arthur Jost of 613 Parrish St. The dog had been tied at the time but could get to the sidewalk. Police said they talked to Jost. Charge Filed InAreaTruck Crash Death Ernest M. (ginner, 30, of Massillon became Tuscarawas County’s sixth traffic fatality yesterday after his pickup truck smashed into the rear of a parked semi-rig on Route 21, south of Stone Creek, at 10:40 am. Investigating state patrolmen have charged Joseph Lutsy, 51, of Youngstown, driver of the semi, with parking on the roadway. He will appear in Southern County Court on a citation. According to patrolmen, Lut-sy, had parked his truck partially on the highway and was fixing a tarpulin when the crash occurred. Investigation is continuing, officers report. Conner died almost instantly of a fractured skull. Start Scott Is Phila Champion In Spelling By Corinne Eckert    resentative of New Philadelphia Daily Reporter Staff Writer Junior High in the bee. Stanley Scott, 13-year-old 8th Grader at New Philadelphia Dennis Slahaugh, 13, another Junior High, emerged as the 8th Grader, finished third. Den-city’s spelling champion Wed- nis, son of Mr. and Mrs. Don-nesday when he correctly spell- ovan Slahaugh of 1052 Kaderly ed “adequate” which had been St., was eliminated in the lith missed by runnerup, Joyce Per- round when he misspelled “ten-kins, 14, also an 8th Grader at deucy.” the same school. Stanley then The other 7 qualifiers for The correctly spelled “tobacco” to Daily Reporter’s countywide Stanley Scott (left), winner of the New Philadelphia city spelling contest, receives congratulations from runnerup Joyce Perkins. clinch the title. Stanley, son of Mr. and Mrs. Franklin Scott of 235 Ashwood I,ane NE, and Joyce, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Darrell Perkins of 222 Ray Ave. NW, battled ll rounds after the rest of the field had been eliminated before a champion was declared. Stanley also recieved the award for the final 8th Grad- bee next Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. in Dover High auditorium, in order of their finish, w'ere: Doug Pouts, 14, 8th Grader, See CHAMPION, Page 8 DAY BRIGHTENER Overheard at party: “They cr in the competition as well make a perfect couple—he’s a as the award for the last rep- pill and she’s a headache.” ;

  • Arthur Jost
  • Barb Schlafly
  • Barton Holl
  • Charles Eckert
  • Charles Mathews
  • Charles Schubert
  • Charles Schubert Sr.
  • Corinne Eckert
  • Darrell Perkins
  • Dennis Slahaugh
  • Doug Pouts
  • Ernest M.
  • Franklin Scott
  • Harold Etling
  • Howard Caldwell
  • James Rhodes
  • John V.
  • Joseph Lutsy
  • Joseph N. Hefner
  • Joyce Per
  • Joyce Perkins
  • Paul A. Lampe
  • Ralph S. Bocher
  • Ray Ave. Nw
  • Richard Corner
  • Ruth Johnson
  • S. Broadway
  • Sam Banks Jr
  • Stanley Scott
  • Tom Parker
  • Virginia Ross
  • W. Willard Wirtz
  • Walter Manner Jr
  • Willard L. Blair

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Publication: Dover Daily Reporter

Location: Dover, Ohio

Issue Date: April 9, 1964

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