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Daily Reporter, The (Newspaper) - August 22, 1964, Dover, Ohio Relotes Stobbing After Sex Advance Youth Admits Girls Slaying Ohin f Debbie Dappcn Screams Frightened Boy Ohio AP The grim twoday search for Debbie Dappen ended Friday night when a reporter found her body under a porch just a block from her Police say a 14 yearold boy who earlier had re ported finding the girls shoe in a culvert has admitted killing Police Chief James Finan of suburban Fairfax said at first George Rickey denied know ing how the fouryearold girls body got under his but broke down a few minutes after police began questioning Finan said the youth admitted Weathervane YESTERDAY High 85 Low 69 Elsewhere In High Low clear 85 54 cloudy 80 65 cloudy 69 Los clear 83 63 88 77 New cloudy 77 67 cloudy 83 70 cloudy 81 70 San cloudy 63 57 92 73 RAINFALL 7 TODAY Last 24 Hours inch TOMORROW High 84 Low 70 Forecast Showers and Bill Lehman Is Top Sesqui Beard Grower NEWCOMERSTOWN Ap proximately 300 persons lined Main this morning as the final day of the Sesquicentennial celebration got underway with 51 local men competing in the Brothers of the Brush beard One winner and runnerup were picked in each of the 6 BUI Lehman of 816 State was the winner in the best allaround beard with Barrel Beiter Sheriff Tony Young was a lastminute entry in the arriving in town with his siren just before the judging began and sporting a fake Bob Haver of 241 Canal won the longest beard compete tion with a 54nch begun last Henry Rothenstein was In the fanciest beard class Jim Hunt of 349 Church was winner over 19 other the largest field among the 6 Page Convertible Sloshed The top el a driven by Pianne Qraef of W was slashed last night wtote ftafok m Wi vandalism took place between and while snj was Dems Face ATLANTIC CITY AP Democratic platform writers were expected today to keep hands off the sizzling controver sy in Congress and elsewhere over the Supreme Courts legis lative reapportionment A key official of the platform which is at work in this Democratic National Con vention said privately he thinks jt would be a mistake to try to butt in on an issue on which the Senate and the House already are at Some committee were strongly urging a stand in support of the courts ruling that seats in both houses of state legislatures must be ap portioned on the basis of popula but they appeared to be outnumbered by those in favor of skipping a plank on this sub There also were indications in the interest of party the committee may refrain from any organizations in a plank denouncing extrem itself in the dis pute over the Supreme Courts ban on compulsory religious ex ercises in the public The under the chairmanship of Carl Al bert of the House Democratic has reached the decisionmaking stage after five days of hearings that ended Phila Policeman Takes Plant Job Cecil Ryan of 1009 a New Philadelphia po liceman since mitted his oral resignation this morning to Chief Louis Clark ef fective Thursday said that he was re signing to accept a better ing job at Greer Steel He is to submit his tion in writing later DAY BRIGHTENER Husband We have two TV two How come we cant have two opinions around here killing the girl after she screamed when he made sexual The admission ended hours of frantic worry for a treelined town of on the eastern edge of Debbie disappeared after lunch on Hundreds of volunteers helped police search for Blood hounds were brought Fire men drained ponds and dragged swimming But there was THE DAILY REPORTER P DoverNew August 1964 I 7 36 Mississippi Dispute Gets Airing Today ATLANTIC CITY AP A dispute over whether an all white delegation or a predomi nantly Negro one is entitled to represent Mississippi at the Democratic National Convention next week gets an airing today before the Convention Creden tials The one of the hottest facing the c o u 1 d erupt into a bitter floor fight Monday night when the conven tion Young Phila Driver Fined Charles about of RD New to day was fined and costs by Judge Clarence Ferrell in County Central District Court on a charge of reckless opera According to a state patrol Finton admittedly reach ed a speed of from 70 to 75 miles per hour in trying to pass another car on Route north of Finton told Ferrell he had tried several times to pass the but each time the other driver who remained unidenti fied had speeded up and final ly braked his car Pinions car swerved first to one side and then to the other striking the other Both cars ended up off the road on opposite but no one was seriously I think I was right in speeding up in order to clear the car oq that type of Finton insisted this saying it was the only way he could get J figured he had had his fun after he pulled ahead of me a couple of Finton Ferrell told the youth that he was letting him off with a mini mum fine but warned him that be should not be badgered into reckless operation by the of Headed by David the 110 member credentials committee will hear both sides of the Mississippi dispute this The committee also may have to wrestle with the problem of whether Alabamas delegation is entitled to be seated since that the home of George has made the states electors independ ent which might conflict with convention rules governing party In the Mississippi case a pre dominantly Negro group calling itself the Mississippi Freedom Democratic party is challenging the right of the regular Demo cratic party to cast the states 24 convention There have been threats of a walkout by some Southern dele gations if the convention seats the Freedom party group and excludes the regular party One suggestion that both groups be seated and each group be given 12 There See Page 12 Dover Dork Over Automation Dover street and downtown pole lights were out briefly last night due to some confusion with the manual and automatic con trol switches at the Municipal Light The lights were turned on earlier than usual be cause of the early The blackout occurred when engineers switched to the auto matic without allowing the per time for the ON THE INSIDE AroundThe World u Hospital News 9 Obituaries jg Sports 36 to Television js go Pages fc no concrete clue to Debbies fate until Friday when young Rickey brought one of the girls shoes to police and said he had found it in a Finan decided late Friday to ask the boy some more ques tions about the The police chief wondered how Rickey had come to find it in an area that had been thoroughly searched When Patrolman Har ry Smith and crime reporter Frank Weikel of the Cincinnati Enquirer came to the Rickey See Page 10 Congo Army Wins Battle For Bukavu the Congo Congolese army has won a major victory that may provide Premier Moise Tshom bes struggling government with a psychological boost in its fight against Communistbacked in The government had control today of the heavily damaged northeastern city of Bukavu after a threeday battle that left at least 300 including perhaps 7 Tough exKatangan airlift ed in transport joined Congolese troops in scat tering the rebels and regaining control of the capital of Kivu In the State De partment said today that three Americans reported missing were alive and well in neighbor ing Details were lack ing but officials said this infor mation had been received from the Embassy in The battle marked the armys first key military success in months after repeated rebel ad It enabled the central government to maintain at least a toehold in the eastern where rebels control the big cit ies of Albertville and Stanley Woody Russell ToAcceptVFW A ward To Ohio Elwood Woody Russell of New Philadelphia who has served as Americanism chairman for the Department of Ohio during the past will be in the limelight Monday during the 65th national conven tion of the Veterans of Foreign Wars at Russell will accept the award for the outstanding VFW Amer icamsm Hes also slated to receive an individual citation from Mark Kinsey of national ism t n for the only state ovej It
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