Dover Daily Reporter, June 18, 1964

Dover Daily Reporter

June 18, 1964

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Dover Daily Reporter (Newspaper) - June 18, 1964, Dover, Ohio The Reporter's Outstanding Lineup Of Features .... Yours For The Reading! The Daily Reporter HOME EDITION ■><»* VOL. 60. NO. 289.    32    PAGES. Largest Circulation In Tuscarawas County Dover-New Philadelphia, Ohio, Thursday, June 18, 1964 Serving Over 11,000 Familial PHONE 4-2167 7 CENTS Woman Killed In Holmes MILLERSBURG - Holmes County recorded its third traf fie fatality of the year this morning at 3 a.m. when an area woman’s car failed to negotiate a curve and struck a tree, killing her and injuring a passenger. Dead is Marilyn Bigler, 33, of RD I. Wooster highway pa trolmen, who are continuing their investigation, said Miss Bigler’s convertible went off County Road 179, south of Route 226, 15 miles northwest of here. Both occupants were pinned Underneath the vehicle. The passenger, Mrs. Ida M. Hoover, 60, of N. Grant St. suffered severe lacerations of the head and body, possible internal injuries and multiple contusions on the body. She was transferred to Pomerene Memorial Hospital. Both women were nurses aides at Castle Nursing Home in Millersburg and had just gotten off work. Born in Holmes County, Miss Bigler was a daughter of William Bigler of here and the late Alma Herman Bigler. She was a member of St. John’s United Church of Christ. Others surviving are a sister, Mrs. Paul (Ruth) Hastings of RD I, here, 2 nephews and a niece. Services will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. in Hunter Funeral Home with Rev. Robert Immelt officiating. Burial will be in Oak Hill Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home Friday from 7 to 9. I    n £    HI Elevator Opens, Waiting Woman Finds Mate Slain By RICHARD F. WHALEN j Simpsons’ apartment is. NEW YORK (AP)—Only min- They knocked on the shaft utes after Selma Simpson saw her husband precede her into their apartment building, the self-service elevator returned to the lobby with his slain body As the elevator doors opened disclosing his body, face down Mrs. Simpson screamed and said: “Oh, my God. Wait a min Ute. It looks like my husband.’ The victim of the macabre murder Wednesday night was Leonard Simpson, 63, a lawyer Police said he had been stabbed once near the heart with a wea pon similar to an ice pick. Just before the elevator doote opened, Mrs. Simpson and two men who also were waiting for it noticied a tall, gaunt Negro with a mustache, who came down the stairs, waved to them in a friendly way and left the building, located on 90th Street near Broadway. Police put out an alarm for nm. Other tenants said he ooked like a derelict. Mrs. Simpson said she en tered the apartment building a ew minutes after her husband and found two men waiting for the elevator. It was stopped at the fourth floor, where the Woman Denied Wages Claim Deloris V. Hurless of 406 E. 1st St., Uhrichsville was denied her claim for $3,450 in wages for work from Ross Scaffidi of 323 Sherman St., Dennison. Common Pleas Judge J. II. Lamneck who heard the case yesterday today filed an entry in which he declared that the woman had “failed to substantiate the allegations of her petition by a preponderance of the evidence.” Mrs. Hurless contended that Scaffidi owed her the money for her work as cook, waitress, bar maid and general caretaker at the Edgefield Tavern at 904 Trenton Ave., Uhrichsville. She charged that Scaffifi who operates the tavern had not paid her the regular $5.70 per day which they had agreed on. In her petition she claimed that Scaffidi owed her $1,778 for 1961, $1,470 for 1962 and $205 for 1963. Both parties had waived their Tight of trial by jury. Gnaden Clears Debt To County With a $3,000 check the Village of Gnadenhutten this past week paid in full its debt to the County Road and Bridge Department, County Engineer Charles Young announced. A total of $6,542 had been ow-ed on an account, open since 1951, Young said. The village within the past year has made 2 payments to dissolve the debt. Young revealed that his office carries a large number of delinquent accounts owed for a number of years from townships, villages and corporations. Some of the accounts, he states, can never be collected. His main interest, at present, is to collect delinquent money on accounts in which expenditures have been made during his term as county engineer. door. Finally the elevator started down, paused at the second floor and then reached the lobby. Police said the victim’s wallet, watch, tieclasp and pen were found on his body, along with about $1 in change. The wallet was empty of bills, although Simpson’s younger son, Victor, 23, told police his father usually carried about $50. Delinquent Tax List Is Readied For Publication County Auditor Donald R. Kinsey today released the names of persons and corporations owing delinquent taxes for the past year on real estate in Tuscarawas County. The certified list, which will be published in the classified advertising of county newspapers, contains the names of 215 property owners and 297 properties on which the delinquent taxes are owed. The delinquent payments range from 31 cents to $1,311. These delinquencies, Kinsey pointed out, do not include any other amounts which may be owed by the same real estate owners for previous years. Kinsey had announced on May 23 that this delinquency list must be published by law. Persons involved were advised at that time that they had until June IO to make payment for the taxes due, unless exceptions could be provided by law. Stolen Car Found An auto, stolen from near Newberry’s Store on W. High Ave. at 11:30 last night, was found a short time later by New Philadelphia at Everett’s Bakery, also on W. High Ave. The car is owned by Ralph Otto of 729 S. Broadway. Wabash Project To Tie Up Area Another Week New Philadelphia Service Director William Stevenson said this morning that Wabash Ave. from Kelly St. to the Pepsi-Cola plant will be blocked for at least another week because of difficulties encountered by sewer contractors. The sewer project — being paid for by Reeves Realty Co. —is being constructed by Ben Cookson Inc. of New Philadelphia. Stevenson said that portions of the highway, built on sandy soils, have been caving in and that a crane from Gundy Construction Co. now has been hired by the Cookson firm to remove the ground from the sewage-line ditch. The service director noted that one construction employe was almost covered by ground during a cave-in last week. Youth Trio Faces Theft Sentencing! County Juvenile Court Judge Ralph Finley, following an hour-long hearing this morning, ordered 3 youths to the Detention Home until he makes a decision on their cases. In other action, he suspended the driving licenses of 4 other juveniles. Two 15-year-olds, Thomas V. Huff of 237 2nd St. SW, New Philadelphia, and Phillip S. Pittman of RD 2, Dover, admitted they had stolen an auto in New Philadelphia Sunday night and abandoned it on Route 8, north of Dover, when «a state patrolman pulled up behind them. They were apprehended later by Dover police in nearby brush. The pair told the same story, that they had walked past the car and took it for joy riding after noticing keys in the ignition. Both have been held in the Detention Home since their apprehension. “You’re in serious trouble now,” Finley told Huff, “and you may have a lot more if you don’t mend your ways.” He told Pittman: “We don’t ike people going around stealing—Jiere or any place else. David A. Fox, 17, of RD 2, Dover, was taken to the Detention Home until sentencing after, .    ...    , admitting h.s part rn an attempt- j Sata‘e HlSh,*,?y, DePart">™t ed gas theft ai the WUmer Had- and Bureau ot Publlc Road off'-erly farm near New Philadelphia on May 29. Fox, formerly charged with breaking a valve off a gas tank, said he was with Thomas Vance, 20, of Schoenbrunn and 2 Dover girls at the tune. Vance recent-    R    m    J    3 milcs)> y was fated and jaded by Cen- nowB schedukd (or sale in Oclo. (rat County Court for the thefts ]s one of    bemg a t-Hj1 't (u,L    , , , , readied by Division ll officials Kaderly told the court he had (nr flm /nniinI spotted the car near his barn See YOUTH TRIO, Page 2 Local Governments Next Equality Goal City, County Units Would Be Affected President Johnson waves with one hand and shakes hands with the other after his arrival ★ IS 77 Leg 'Updating' Completed cials will conclude a field and office check today on plans for the stretch of Interstate 77 from south of County Road 111, south of Bolivar, to the Stark County Line. Another IS 77 leg, from Stras- yesterday at Cleveland Hopkins Airport. (AP Wirephoto) WASHINGTON (AP)—Jubilant over their big victory in the | Supreme Court, advocates of the “one man, one vote” theory of government broadened their horizons today. Their next target: such local government organizations as city councils, county boards of supervisors and even such units as water districts. The Supreme Court, in a decision spelling great changes in the American governmental .structure, ruled Monday that both branches of state legislatures must be apportioned according to population. Aides in the office of Charles S. Rhyne, noted constitutional lawyer, said today the implications of Monday’s rulings are even broader than most people realize. Rhyne is former president of the American Bar Association and has been a kingpin in the drive on behalf of city residents and suburbanites to gain more voice in state legislatures, most of which are dominated by steadily diminishing numbers of rural residents. G. 'Disabled' Autos Will Be 'Watched' Dover Police Chief G. Groh announced today that letters are being sent to individuals in the city notifying them that they are in violation of a zoning ordiance which prohibits the parking or storing of a disabled automobile on their residence for more than one week, except if the vehicle is in a garage or other accessory building. Chief Groh stated that the disabled vehicles must be removed within IO days of the date of the letter. The ordinance provides a $50 fine. for the annual review session scheduled next Wednesday at Columbus. Deputy Director Earl Nelson said the meeting will consist of revising and updating the projects scheduled in April, 1963, under the Highway Department’s 5-year prospectus. He added that all projects under the 1966-68 schedule would be moved up to a 1964-68 agenda. Three of the projects are rn Tuscarawas County. He also pointed out that the updating of highway projects will not be influenced by the recently-passed $500 million highway bond issue, since the General Assembly must convene and authorize sale of bonds before the money can be earmarked. The all-important IS 77 leg from Green Gables Interchange south to Newcomerstown will be one of the    projects moved up. Sale date    of that    13.2-mile stretch will depend on the department’s speed in    obtaining plans and    acquiring    right-of- way. Nelson said preliminary plans already are underway. „ .    ,    .    ,    .    .    ,    Another recommendation for By Pete Groh    Your    family    m.ght    accept    you    advancl.ment wlU ,K. the 4dane Daily Reporter Staff Writer an<1 [end support, but former sectjon of Rou4e 35 from West friends, depending upon the' What do you do now?    reputation, may shy away. You make that long walk    What is    needed is a so-called down the stone hallway, the    “guiding    light,” someone to gates open and you walk out—    show the    way to an acceptable YOU’RE FREE.    type of life, the variety of which    Bonk Robber The past is behind you,    left    will keep you from behind those    ^ CAO Ann behind iron bars that have con-    bars.    OGfS 5>0 5,1X11) tained you for months, years or:    The    parole    officer    probably maybe    decades.    |    does not completely fill the bill, The question reappears:    but comes closer than anyone j sta”g7d    a    holdup at    the    Greenup “What    do    you do now?” I    else.    |    branch of the First &    Peoples Having been a “good” prison-1 Taking care of those duties in Bank of Russell, Ky., Wednes-er, you’re out early. That ap- Tuscarawas, Stark, Coshocton day got away with $63,497, it pearance before the Ohio Par- and Wayne counties is Hugh was reported today, don and Parole Commission    Hill, who    began work in this    A    three-state    alarm    in    Ohio, proved fruitful.    area last November.    Kentucky and West    Virginia, Now—from one year to life— Since then, Hill has made has been issued for arrest of the you must appear before the pa- weekly, bi-monthly or monthly man, described as probably a LBJ Speech Buoys Leaders Of Labor rn Parole Officer Is Guiding Light By REED SMITH Associated Press Writer CLEVELAND (AP) — Ohio Democrats and the labor leaders who brought President Lyndon B. Johnson here for speech reacted with enthusiasm to the chief executive’s brief appearance Wednesday. John L. Cruss, vice president of the Communications Workers of America, said flatly Johnson will roll up the biggest popular and electoral vote next fall since the late Franklin Delano Roosevelt. Crull, of Wichita, Kan., said after Johnson’s speech to the AFL-CIO union’s national convention that the President’s vote might exceed FDR’s regardless of whether Sen. Barry Godwa-ter is the Republican presidential candidate. Cruss included Ohio in his observations. Robert D. Bollard of Columbus, secretary-treasurer of the Ohio AFL-CIO, shared Crull’s enthusiasm to the extent that he felt state election results would be “the closest thing to another 1958.” That was the year Democrats rode the “right to work” issue to an Ohio non - presidential sweep in which U. S. Sen. Stephen M. Young unseated COP Sen. John W. Bricker. Democrats also took over most statehouse offices and oontrol of the legislature. Johnson’s appearance at the convention was another in a ser- Lafayette to the proposed IS 77 See IS 77 LEG, Page 2 GREENUP, Ky. (AP) - The $417,000 '    ' Put On Wife, 20 . MIAMI, Fla. (AP) - A 20- year-old mother is worth $417,-000 to her husband during his lifetime, a University of Florida economies professor testified Wednesday in circuit court. Dr. Roy Lassiter Jr. said he based his estimate on a wife’s economic contribution to the home by combining the average salaries of a public school teacher and domestic servant. He testified in Wright E. Sar res of union addresses described by observers as an obvious (rid for labor support. He previously addressed union meetings in Atlantic City and New York. Although the President skirted political issues in his address here, he called for a ban on “cheap, mud - slinging personal politics” in off-the-cuff remarks to an enthusiastic Cleveland airport crowd that turned out to greet him. “If we can just restrain ourselves,” he said, “and not tear each other to pieces, America will not only be the land of the free but the land of the prosperous and the brave.” Citing a loss of more than two million jobs a year to automation, Johnson called for a national manpower policy through cooperation of labor, management and government. He said such a policy is needed to cope with changes in the! Weathervane 04 YESTERDAY High 77    Low    53 Elsewhere In U.S. High Low Pr. Albuquerque, clear 92 55 Chicago, cloudy ... Los Angeles, clear Miami, cloudy..... New York, cloudy St. Louis, cloudy .. San Fran., cloudy . Washington, cloudv TODAY 7 a.rn •*..., RAINFALL Last 24 hours None TOMORROW Sunrise............4:53 Sunset ............ 8:00 High 86    Low    68 Forecast: Warm, humid, scattered thundershowers. 81 73 58 86 81 HO 60 81 72 62 53 81 58 .... 61 Rhyne’s office took the view that the Supreme Court decision points the way to wholesale revamping of city councils and other governmental units. They pointed, for example, to a decision which the Ohio Supreme Court handed down even before the nation’s highest court acted. The Ohio court decreed that Cleveland’s City Council must 69    14    reapportioned    according to Fire Damages Krantz Home population. Cleveland has 33 wards, and there had been complaints that people in some wards were shortchanged in the matter of representation. Rhyne’s aides also said California’s highest court had taken action looking toward the reapportionment of the Board of Supervisors in Monterey County, Calif. They foresaw much further litigation of this sort, wherever citizens can make a case that their vote is not worth as much as that of folks in some other part of the county or city. There was no exact information on how many states must reapportion their state legislatures as a result of Monday’s decrees. Estimates ranged from 24 to 40 or more. The Supreme Court left a little leeway—though perhaps not Damage was estimated at sev-American economy. Changes cit-jeraI thousand dollars after a fire ed were a growing labor force, broke our yesterday at 4:30 much—in its guidelines. Some decline in jobs for the un- P m. in the basement of the account can be taken of the skilled and “replacement man by machine.” of Max Krantz residence at 400 problem of preserving existing E. 14th St.    'county    lines—but there must be His speech drew repeated ap-See UU SPEECH, Page 2 The fire, which was confined! substantially equal representa- to an office den, spread along finished panel walls, badly burning furniture and books. Firemen fought the fire 2 hours. Cause of the blaze is still undetermined. The Krantzes’ 8-year-old son was playing in the basement at the time and reported the fire. Mayor Warns 'Litterbugs' Dover Mayor C. Le Moyne Lu-thy has issued a warning to business places, drive-in restaurants in particular, that he is going to crack down on the littering of paper on their premises. Mayor Luthy stated he had received several complaints from residents about paper blowing from business properties onto theirs. Luthy noted that a city ordinance prohibits the throwing of shaft where he set UP house* tion of city, suburban and rural populations. Much litigation lies ahead, in the case of particular states. The Supreme Court left it to lower federal courts to decide each case on the merits, following which there may be further appeals to the highest bench. any kind of rubbish whatsoever into any street, lune, alley or public place and that those violating the provision are subject to fines of $1 to $25. vis’ negligence suit against the   . neatly-dressed, calm robber who Seaboard Air Line Railroad in _ connection with the death of O N Sarvis’ wife in a car-train collision last November. role officer and obey 14 rules set down by the Commission. (The rules are enforced by the Bureau of Probation and Parole.) calls on an estimated 75 to 80 professional robber. He was list-parolees. The informal talks— ed by police as being about 35 either at a place of employ- years of age, 5-10 in height, hav-ment or at home — gives Hill ing dark features, and weigh* See GUIDING LIGHT, Page 2 ‘ing about 170 pounds. DAY BRIGHTENER How easy it is the night be- T H E INSIDE elor’s degree last June but felt rimm | I  |. imMI u I he needed another year of study (before entering medical school. Around The    World .......... 8    Housing was available in New Dear Abby .................. JU    Haven but rent money wasn’t. Dr. Alvarez    ................. 29    Kornfeld had attended Yale on 'Hermif Carves Own Yale Niche I NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — attention of campus police. Allan Kornfeld made his niche Kornfeld then tried a brick at Yale by living in it.    (passageway that feeds air into the college’s squash courts. To disguise the entrance, he keeping seven months ago. covered a piece of plywood with “it was a little cold,” admit- brick wallpaper and placed it ted the Tulsa, Okla., student aft- over the opening. Only a few er leaving his rent-free quarters j close friends knew of the hide-for good. “In the winter I used away. an electric blanket.”    j    As far as university officials Kornfeld received his bach- knew, special student Kornfeld was living at the off-campus address he gave them. Tuition fees covered his meals in college dining hails. Inside his cubbyhole, Korn feld had a mattress, a bureau, 29 a four-year scholarship which a clock and a radio. Dr. Crane ................ Goren On Bridge ........ Horoscope ................ Hospital News ................ 15    The    6-foot 3 Oklahoman decid-lcame out of the shaft and an- Obituaries .................... 2    <>d to try living in the attic of nounced what he had done. 31 was terminated on graduation 31 'day. Liberation day came' with the end of the school year. Kornfeld fore to get up early the next ^rts  ................. 17    &    J*    ?i1Um»n    College    one    of    Yale’s    At    Yale,    where legend ;__ 1    [Television      24,12    residential    colleges.    |abounds, the name Kornfeld He soon began to attract the J seems assured of immortality. morning. Women’s Pugtw ;

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