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Publication: Dover Daily Reporter November 13, 1964

Dover Daily Reporter (Newspaper) - November 13, 1964, Dover, Ohio Preparations Complete, The Time For Decision Is Near — See Page 13 Better Photography.. • A Mark Of Reporter Quality The Daily porter VOL 61. NO. 106.    20    PAGES. Largest Circulation In Tuscarawas County Dover-New Philadelphia, Ohio, Friday, November 13, 1964 HOME EDITION im* W Serving Over 11,000 Families PHONE 4-2167    7    CENTS While the Far West was being pelted by too much moisture, the continued dry spell over the eastern two-thirds of the nation turned woodlands into blazing infernoes or fire hazards, and dried up water supplies. Top is bumper-to-bumper traffic crawling along the snow-clad Sierra at Truckee, Calif. Lower, volunteers fight a smoldering fire in powder-dry woods north of New Athens, III. MERGER WITH NEW PHILADELPHIA AIRED Stone Creek School Move Is Pushed STONE CREEK — Efforts to meet a planned July I, 1965, merger with New Philadelphia School District are moving forward, it was revealed here last night during a meeting of Stone Creek-Jefferson School Board. According to President Ed Lorenz, it is hoped a plan can be submitted for review by the board within 30 days and prior to a public airing before residents of the district. Voters gave their go-ahead to the annexation of Stone Creek-Jefferson to New Philadelphia 197-176 last Nov. 3. Lorenz said that he, along with Clerk Vernon Hisrich and Supt. Harry E. Gintz, had met Monday night with 4 New Philadelphia board members. “As it stands now,” he stated, “the 2 clerks (Hisrich and New Philadelphia Clerk Don Wagner) will get together and prepare a plan on the operation of the district. “The 2 administrators (Gintz and New Philadelphia Supt. Leon Force) will prepare plans pertinent to the district’s administration. When this is completed the 2 boards will meet.” During the meeting, County Supt. Linton Honaker, via telephone, talked with Gintz on the law governing the transfer of territory out of a city school system. Section 3311.24 of the Ohio Revised Code specifies that the State Board of Education must hold a public hearing on any transfer and then only in even number years. New Philadelphia board members have inferred they would favor the transfer of fringe areas in the Stone Creek District to either Garaway, Newcomerstown or Southern Local. However, the law would prohibit any such transfer until after Jan. I, 1966. According to Honaker, this restriction applies only to city board transfers. Even with a hearing, the state board has the right to reject the transfer. This section does not apply to any county board transfers, such as the one being contemplated for residents in the Pleasant Valley and 7 Mile Dr. area to the New Philadelphia District from the Goshen Local District. The same section could apply to any fringe area transfers in the Rush Local District if and when the county board acts on a request to transfer the entire district to the new Twin City system. Attending last night’s 2-hour session, devoted primarily to discussion of the annexation, was Gene Hawkins of RD I, Stone Creek. Hawkins represents a group opposing the New Philadelphia move. His basic contention, and he is receiving support from Board Member Vie Turner, is that voters were rushed into making a hasty decision, for which they were not properly informed of all facts. He also contends that all possibilities for the benefit of Stone Creek-Jefferson School District See STONE CREEK, Page ll OHIO Forecast Lean For Rainfall UNITED STATES (AP) COLUMBUS, Ohio Rain, rain and more rain what Ohio needs most to end a statewide drought. Emergency Water Sources Tapped is | By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Communities turned to emergency measures for water over ing. The last measurable rainfall in New Jersey was .OI inch Nov. 5. | Light showers Thursday in But except    for    a few    scattered    the eastern half of the    nation    ^ewEngland did little to allevi- showers    Thursday    night,    there    today as    one of the most    severe    ate the drought, which passed !«    droughts    in history took a costly    its 195th day. A Massachusetts *    official estimated that the In the immediate future. At least that’s the word from loathe U.S. Weather Bureau at Port Forest fires raged, communi Columbus. Howard Kenny, weather chief win,er cr0»R was'ed away inth,e In Columbus, says the entire j’”™- sunny au,umn' 0,flcla,s state has been extremely short of rain since October. “During October, total rainfall was about 25 per cent be- state’s dairy industry and ttes souglit OTei^ency "aid" and Pradu™ ,a™ersJ alone would J    suffer $6 million damages. Officials in Fitchburg, Mass., said the community must have plentiful rain by mid-December said the drought would cost farmers and other citizens millions of dollars. Some communities began LBJ Pledges Close Ties With Mexico JOHNSON CITY, Tex. (AP) — President Johnson, pledging to “take up arms” with Mexico in fighting disease, poverty, hunger and ignorance, pressed ahead today with final talks with Mexico’s President-elect Gustavo Diaz Ordaz. Diaz Ordaz, himself a landslide election victor who will be inaugurated Dec. I as the Mexican chief executive, was winding up a 27-hour stay at t h e Johnson Ranch. Diaz Ordaz was to return with his wife to Mexico City after another formal session with Johnson and a private luncheon. The order of the day was not confined wholly to business, however. There was the inevitable tour of the American President’s 400 acres, with Johnson as the enthusisatic guide. In welcoming Diaz Ordaz Thursday afternoon, Johnson said: “We are meeting here to talk together and to work together, and to take up arms together against the ancient ene- at all by February. New York City has been low normal,” Kenny said. “And drawing water from recreation- [yin„ water from city res- .here has been no' measurable a^nkta^>™e£„rlZter"g er^/nee Sep'mhe'r to rainfall reported in Ohio during ^ “™ks t0 haul water 10 nearby towns which have short- the first ll days of November.” j     A    r    prw01    ages> Many Pennsylvania farmers Most state officials watching! ,Sl™e ram eased the dry spell the situation say the drought, Lsl|8htly In 'he”'*?e ’    ,    °n? for the present, is not as bad 5™" sa.ld>. "It (the rain) just *    7    /lirln’f    Kftrrirn ♦ n caqL- in 11 as it was a year ago. But State Hydrologist Paul See OHIO, Page 6 y Weathervane YESTERDAY High 70    Low    50 Elsewhere In U.S. High Low Pr. Albuquerque, clear . 51    29    .. Chicago, clear ..... 69    34 Cleveland, clear ... 68    47 Los Angeles, clear .61    50 Miami, clear ...... 80    75    .. New York, cloudy . 69    57    .. Pittsburgh, clear .. 70    52    .. St. Louis, clear .... 70    42    .. San Fran., clear ... 59    48    .22 Washington, cloudy 75    57    .. T—Trace didn’t begin to soak in. A four-dav rain and snow,; storm in Northern    California began tapering off    Thursday night. Most of the West Coast was soaked. Other parts of the Northwest lay under show. The New Jersey Conservation Department has directed water suppliers to report    to state agencies every other day on the water supply so that    state can    Masters,    a    refined,    well-liked take emergency action when    gentleman of 79 years    who    went warranted. Officials said there «o the County Infirmary or face the prospect o. no water | ndes 0f mankind — disease and poverty and hunger and ignorance.” Diaz Ordaz responded by saying: “I am here to seal a friendship with a warm handshake with President Johnson from me and the Mexican people, and See MEXICO, Page 6 are trucking water for livestock See UNITED STATES, Page 6 Beaverdam Aid Is Unlikely Soon Federal assistance for the Beaverdam Creek Watershed, under Public Law 566, will not be available for probably at least 3 years and possibly not until 7 years or more. Further, if Federal aid is granted and a flood-control program established for the area, the district would have to bear anywhere from 23 to 47 per cent of the initial costs and property owners would be assessed individually for payment benefits. These facts were revealed were yesterday at a public hearing conducted by a reviewing team from the Ohio Department of Natural Resources on the application for federal aid made to the Ohio Water Commission by a steering committee representing Beaverdam Creek Watershed residents. % Th steering committee is now made up of officials of the Tuscarawas Soil and Water Conservation District, the Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District-and Tuscarawas Coun ty Commissioners. Last July 13 a public meeting of Beaverdam Creek residents and property owners was held with interested local officials. They decided to make application for government assistance, using official surveys and studies of flood conditions in the Watershed and the $100,000 damage estimates of flood losses submitted by residents in the area. Yesterday’s 90-minute hearing, held in New Philadelphia City Council Chambers, was to >■, rn 11 ms mm rn rn. wrn J Whereabouts Of 'Chalky7 Is Puzzler ■ mm Mmmmm By Pete Groh Daily Reporter Staff Writer Where is “Chalky?” His real name is Charles Mc- is enough water on hand for 38 T ’days. Q3 | Residents in the North Jersey community of Franklin Lakes are borrowing water mm 50 TODAY 7 a.rn......... RAINFALL Last 24 hours    none TOMORROW Sunrise .......... 7:12 Sunset ............ 5:08 High 65    Low    38 Forecast: Sunny and mild. to the County Infirmary last March 14 after spending his entire life in Uhrichsville. Twenty-three days after entering the home, he disappeared and has never    been found or for bath- heard from. The mystery surrounding his1 disappearance 6 months ago has ON    THE INSIDE    been a    puzzle for lawmen and relatives alike. Chalky told no one he was Dear Abby ..................19    leaving. No one saw him leave. Your Horoscope .............19    And no one has seen him since. Around The World .......... 6    Deputies and relatives, on Churches ................8    &    9    foot, horseback and in air- Goren On Bridge ............17    planes, have combed and re- Obituaries ................... 2    combed the area adjacent to Television .............  15    the home without success. Sports ..................13    &    14 Women’s    Pages  IO    &    ll    “He    couldn’t    have walked Dr. Dr. quite feeble. We thought for sure he would be found near here someplace.” Mrs. Randall continued that Chalky was there at midnight on the night of April 7, but disappeared between then and 5:30 a.m. — breakfast call. MORE “He was very quiet and didn’t associate too much,” she pened to him. We hunted in the barn, corn cribs and around the grounds before calling authorities.” Since his disappearance there have been 2 social security checks mailed to the home, Mrs. Randall said. “We’ve returned them. “He promised he wouldn’t leave,” she concluded. A nephew, J. A. Greenway of Tuscarawas, said Chalky “was real happy there (at the home). “There is something awfully wrong on the whole situation .. .he was not able to walk any distance.” Greenwalt continued that See ‘CHALKY’, Page 6 he Crane ...................19    very    far,”    said    Mrs.    Arthur    sa^*    “We    were    afraid    he    might Alvarez .................17    Randall    of    the    home.    “He    was Typical Boy Despite Unusual Handicaps By DAN MCNULTY    i Handicapped Children in Chiea- ELMWOOD PARK, 111. (AP) go. After three years his par-Bmce Gongola dances, tents transferred him to Rhodes swims, plays the trombone and makes model cars and planes. He is a guard on the Elmwood Park High School freshman football team, and he plans to try out for basketball. Bruce, 14, is a typical boy except he has no fingers and has only one toe on each foot. The only thing he can’t do, his mother says, is tie his shoelaces. “It’s very important to continue your education and try these different things,” Bruce said. “You’ve got to at least try.” Bruce, who was born handicapped, began his education at the Luther Burbank School for School, a regular public school in River Grove, a suburb of Chicago. In the fourth grade Bruce began playing the slide trombone. He manipulates it with his wrists and now is a member of the Elmwood Park High band. “Bruce is very strongly determined to do things,” his mother, Mrs. Raymond E. Gondola, said. “And he always finds a way.” “When he was three years old,” she said, “we dropped a penny on the floor to see whether he would pick it up. He stood there for a few minutes, then moistened his hands and picked it up.” Bruce is the oldest of four boys and the only one with a handicap. He wants to go to college but hasn’t decided what he wants to do professionally. Mrs. Gongola said Bruce maintains a good academic average. He works as a junior counselor at a camp for handicapped children during the summer. Bruce is 5 feet 2 and weighs 120 pounds, but football is a nat ural sport for the Gongolas. His father played in high school. His uncle, Don Gongola, is a former University of Illinois quarterback and currently the backfield coach at Harvard University. walk away,” noting he had previously walked out of a nursing home. “But here, he didn’t even go outside.” Mrs. Randall, discussing the Coming Saturday . . . In addition to the usual well-diversified coverage on the Dover-New Philadelphia scholastic football classic, Saturday’s Dai- 300 Elementary Pupils Take Part In Music Clinic Approximately 300 county elementary school students attended the annual music clinic in Strasburg High this morning. Ninety selected students par-day of his departure, said: “We ticipated in the special Festival had no idea at all what hap- chorus, directed by Mrs. Anson Russell, guest clinician. Although no ratings were given, each of the IO schools participating presented a 10-minute performance for Mrs. Russell’s comments and suggestions, ly Reporter will feature:    County    Music Reinhold Krieg of Dover in;James Baker reported the clin-“Wonderful Life;” Mrs. Otto Haager of Sugar creek in “Culinary Corner;” Photo Finishes That The Week That Was; Good Signs To Heed; And the latest in Ohio, national and international news-plus the finest in area sports coverage. determine whether the application for federal aid should be passed on for approval to the Ohio Water Commission, the designated state agent for small watershed programs. Comprising the reviewing team from the Ohio Department of Natural Resources were: Charles Hahn, water division; T. R. Smith, land and soil division; Burl Ashley, forestry division; John Pelion, wildlife division, and Arnold Kleinhenz, state enginer for the U. S. Soil Conservation Service. Earlier in the day, the team checked first hand on the problems in the watershed district, See BEAVERDAM, Page 6 Horoscopes ay: Libra, which embraces those born between Dec. 22 and Jan. 20, and Capricorn, which includes those arrivals between Sept. 24 and Oct. 23, will be put to the test tonight when Dover High’s Tornadoes and New Philadelphia's Quakers meet for the 60th time in Quaker Stadium. Under those Zodiac signs are Coaches Dick Haines of Dover and Al Christopher of New Philadelphia. Here’s the outlook for Haines, born Jan. 19: “Consider new methods and techniques, but don’t over-commit your capacities, a temptation now. Utilize advantages wisely; keep working toward your highest ambitions.” The outlook involving Christopher, born Oct. 9: “Study reasons for existing limitations. Concentrate on significant issues without neglecting minor items. A good period for tackling jobs that require patience and a steady hand.” Viet Cong Guerrillas Capitalize In IO Flood-Ravaged Provinces By PETER ARNETT SAIGON, Viet Nam (AP) -Communist Viet Cong guerrillas, capitalizing on the floods that have laid waste to IO provinces, are reported moving openly from the mountains into the crippled valley villages of central Viet Nam. Refugees from the flood told Vietnamese authorities they had been accosted by Viet Cong men and forced to tear up their identity papers. Widespread elimination of the papers would help the Communists to move with comparative freedom through the disrupted region. Reliable sources said today the refugees disclosed the Viet Cong movements during interviews in government relief compounds in the coastal resort of Nhatrang and at Quinhon Thursday. Despite the floods, which have drowned more than 5,000 persons and wrecked communications, students in Saigon, staged new antigovernment demonstrations today. Shouting demands for the end of Premier Tran Van Huong’s infant civilian government, several hundred students shoved through police ranks and assembled before the central market. About 1,000 persons gathered to shout “down with dictatorship, communism and neutralism. The Saigon government can do little about Viet Cong activity in the flooded regions. Communications are disrupted and highways and railroad beds washed away in an era the size of New Jersey. “This flood has hurt our communications more than thou-See VIET CONG, Page < DAY BRIGHTENER 2 Youths Lose Licenses After Finley Raps Police lice, however, that such speed was improper in that area. The judge then suspended Kline’s license for 6 weeks, told him to pay the costs and warned him not to come back into court again. Arthur Reiehman, 17, of RD 2, Dover, lost his license for 4 weeks on a charge of disregarding a stop sign. Finley also had taken Reich-man’s case under advisement, after the youth told the court Juvenile Judge Ralph Finley today criticized police for “trapping” drivers and charging them with speeding offenses. Finley took driver licenses from 2 youths whose cases he had taken under advisement at a hearing Tuesday. The judge told Thomas Kline, 17, of 739 4th St. NW, New Philadelphia, he had given him every benefit of a doubt with regard to a charge by Dover police. Finley said he is irritated over the fact that police hide themselves in an effort to catch he was employed at the Junc- drivers breaking traffic laws. He pointed out that since there is no speed limit set by Ohio law, each traffic arrest involving speeding must be deter- tion Truck Stop, north of Strasburg, and the education of a sister depended upon his working. Today the judge first consid- jZ mined by the circumstances of ered taking the youth’s license It took the early settlers months to cross the country. With today’s traffic, still good time. each case. The judge informed Kline he personally had checked the 35-mile-per-hour area on S. Woos-that’s ter Ave. where Kline had been clocked by radar at 62 miles per hour. He agreed with po- for a longer period of time, but allowing him to drive back and forth to work on certain days of the week. Reiehman, however, told the judge he would prefer losing the license for the shorter period of time. School Officials Laud 'Subdued' Hi-Jinks Both Dover High Supt. Em-Supervisor met    an(J    New    p^iadel- ic proceeded with no schedule phia Supt. Leon Force, with the delays and showed the music traditional Tornado -departments were maintaining clash now just Made | their high quality.    away, had praise for Schools participating were bodies and townspeople for keep Strasburg, Tuscarawas Valley, Garaway, Goshen, Baltic, Sa-lem-Washington, Stone Creek, Gnadenhutten, Warwick and Rush. bonfires as pre game enthusi- ed with the general reaction asm moved toward a fever pitch to date, both on the part of at the respective schools last student bodies and the 2 schools night.    and    the general public.” Quaker, B,Jt outside 0f (bat, both su- Force followed just about th* a few hours perintendents and police forces satire script, when he told The student    IT'a,',»    Ra,v'r‘or' of the 2 towns reported .. Daily Reporter: “We’re real pleased and hope ing pre-game hi jinks to a min- quietjit continues. We certainly ap-imum.    Riley    said    this    morning:    “I    predate the cooperation that has There reportedly were a few i think the behavior has shown prevailed during this w’eek be-corporation limit signs making more responsibility on the part cause this saves all of us tax-unscheduled appearances at J of all concerned. We are pleas-! payers’ moue#.” ) ;

  • Al Christopher
  • Arnold Kleinhenz
  • Arthur Reiehman
  • Burl Ashley
  • Charles Hahn
  • Charles Mc
  • Dan Mcnulty
  • Diaz Ordaz
  • Dick Haines
  • Don Gongola
  • Don Wagner
  • Ed Lorenz
  • Gene Hawkins
  • Gustavo Diaz Ordaz
  • Harry E. Gintz
  • Howard Kenny
  • J. A. Greenway
  • James Baker
  • John Pelion
  • Linton Honaker
  • Otto Haager
  • Peter Arnett
  • Ralph Finley
  • Raymond E. Gondola
  • Reinhold Krieg
  • T. R. Smith
  • Thomas Kline
  • Vernon Hisrich

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Publication: Dover Daily Reporter

Location: Dover, Ohio

Issue Date: November 13, 1964

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