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Dover Daily Reporter (Newspaper) - December 14, 1964, Dover, Ohio Itll Be Browns Vs. Colts In Pro Football Payoff Dec. 27—See Page 14 First In Readership First In Photography First In News Coverage The Daily Reporter VOL. 61. NO. 131.    24    PAGES. Largest Circulation In Tuscarawas County Dover-New Philadelphia, Ohio, Monday, December 14, 1964 HOME EDITION NOW READ BY 12,000 FAMILIES PHONE 4-2167    7    CENTS Rail Strike Is Scheduled After Jan. I CHICAGO (AP)—Three shop craft unions made known today there will not be any nationwide railroad strike until after Jan. I. Alex Elson, lawyer for the Machinists, Electric Workers and Sheet Metal Workers unions, made the announcement in U.S. District Court. Elson told Judge Joseph Sam Perry he had been authorized to state there “will not be a strike until after the first of the year.” The unions last week had set a strike for 6 a.m. Tuesday that would have idled more than 90 per cent of the railroad traffic at a time pre-Christmas travel, mail and merchandise shipments are at a peak. The rail lines hurried into court and sought a temporary order and an injunction to halt the walkout. Lawyers for the carriers had argued that a work Criticism Grows On Reserve Plan HURT IN CRASH. Mr s. Goldie Zadra of RD 3, New Philadelphia, her daughter and son were injured in the auto (above) when it was rammed in the rear by another vehicle just north of the Southside bridge Sunday morning. (Story below). RECORD U S. VOTE “ Southern States Set Dramatic Pace Bv LARRY OSIUS j In the 1960 race, 63.1 per cent WASHINGTON (AP) — A of the persons the Census Bu-record 70,621,479 Americans vot- reau estimated were of voting ed in last month’s presidential age cast ballots for president. creases in their total presidential vote and IO of the ll showed percentage increases — some of them marked. stoppage w’ould cost the rail- election, official totals tabulated This vear wjth the number of1 Georgia, for instance, w'as up roads more than $26 million a by The Associated Press showed I age-eligible voters estimated at from 302 Per cent t0 43 2 Per day. 4 Phila Area Residents Hurt In 2-Car Crash Four RD 3, New Philadelphia, residents were injured, one se nously, in a 2-car crash yesterday at 8:53 a m. on S. Broadway Ave., just north of the Tuscarawas River bridge in New Philadelphia. Listed as “satisfactory” with a broken leg is Katherine Zadra, 12. The girl’s mother, Goldie, 40, and her brother, John, IO, were treated and released. Mrs. Zadra suffered a back in today.    li.3.9 million by the bureau, the cent; Arkansas w'as up from The popular-vote totals which participation rate was down to 40-9 to 49.9j South Carolina showed an increase of almost g2 per cent.    jumped    from 30.3 to 38; and 1.8 miUion over the 1960 election) “    Virginia    climbed from 32.9 to were:    I*1    a,L 35 states showed de-    41 President Johnson 43,126.218    clines in participation over 1960.    j Over-all,    the    Southern    popular Sen. Barrv Goldwater 27,174,-    Where four years ago 29 states    vote    rose by a    little    more    than    2 989    '    had 70 per cent or more of their minion — from 10.2 million to Others 320,363    voting age population at the 12.3 million — in contrast with Although the total set a polls, this year only 16 could the national increase of 1.8 mil-record, there was a percentage surpass that figure.    Hon. (decline in voter participation    I But the Southern states, al- compared with 1960 — based on ways on the bottom of vote partly number of Americans who ticipation charts, scored dra-’ were of voting age on Election matic gains. All of the ll states Day.    of the old Confederacy had in- ¥ ★ Goldwater’s total in the IO Southern states was 5.993,319, an increase of 1.27 million over Richard M. Nixon’s total there Electoral College Casts 1 Vote' Today in 1960. Goldwater ran about 8.5 million votes behind Nixon in the rest of the nation. Johnson’s total was 8,899,122 higher than John F. Kennedy’s in I960. Johnson’s victory margin of almo.1* 16 million and his 61 per cent share of the total vote set By CARL P. LEUBSDORF r District of Columbia. The votes    new    u.S. political    records. So, WASHINGTON (AP) — Presi ; will be mailed to Washington    t00>    did his popular vote total] jury and    John, a    bump on the    dential electors meet across the where on Jan. 6 a joint session    far    surpassing the    35.5 million head.    land today to make official the    of Congress will count them and    racked    up    by    Republican The driver of the other auto, elections of Lyndon B. Johnson    proclaim the winners.    Dwight    I).    Eisenhower    in    1956. Carol M.    Beitzel,    30, had teeth    as president and Hubert IL Johnson and Humphrey were knocked    out and    suffered a    Humphrey as vice president. victorious because they won bruised left ankle.    lf    the    538    electors    do    the    ex-'states whose electoral votes to- Police said the Zadra vehicle pected, and follow' the instruc-    taled more than half of the 538- was stopped in the lane of traf- tions given them Nov. 3 by some    member Electoral College, not fie and was rammed in the 70 million voters, Johnson and    because of their popular-vote rear by the Beitzel auto. The Humphrey will each defeat their    majority — according to unoffi- impact knocked the Zadra car Republican opponents, Sen. See COLLEGE, Page 2 62 feet into the side of the via- Barry Goldwater and Rep. Wil- - duct. Mrs. Beitzel was cited for ham E. Miller, by margins of failure to stop within assured 4S6 to 52. The reason: there are 486 p0|.    Wages Doverite Sues clear distance. Another accident yesterday at 1:07 p.m. on Front St. SW, in front of the Lawson Store, was Election Board Checks School Aid Petitions Democratic electors and 52 Republican ones.    Hershel    E.    Davidson    of    125    J The Democratic electors Bel) Ave., Dover, has filed suit investigated by police. They come from the 44 states and the in Common Pleas Court for $509 said an auto driven by John T. District of Columbia, in which claimed as w'ages due against Meese, 53, of 300 lith St. NW the Johnson-Humphrey ticket Clarence A. Farhizo of 412 collided with one driven by Bet- polled the most votes on Nov. 3. Chauncey Ave. NW, New' Phil ! tv R. Keaton, 30, of 126 7th St. The Republican electors come adelphia. Also named in the suit SW, who was attempting to turn from the six states in which the are Blue Creek Coal Inc. and into the store. No citations were Goldwater-Miller slate was vie- Clarence Mining Inc. issued.    jtorious.    Davidson    said    the    w’ages    are  - I The electors meet and vote in for work done last May and the 50 state capitals and in the June. Doverite Loses Billfold; Theft Of Bulbs Probed Richard Hess of 2101 N. Wooster Ave., reported to Dover police that he had lost a wallet containing $25 and valuable papers at or in the immediate area of Rinser Lanes Sunday morning. Clarence Lostetter of 1313 N. Wooster Ave. told police 26 light bulbs had been stolen from a tree in front of his residence 2 County Youths Win Peace Events Dover and New'comerstown youths were named district winners yesterday afternoon in Prince of Peace declamation contests. Corbin Miller, 16, of 310 Grant St., Dover, won first place in the district contest held in New sometime Saturday night. mu i a 1 u- * n u ♦ Frank Villas of 402 Prospect!Philadelphia First Presbyterian !"?    HI„ airl-s hii v. Church. Pam Barber, 16, of RO 2, Newcomerstown, took a first St. said he found a girl’s bicy cie in his driveway. DAY BRIGHTENER lf the owl is so all-fired smart why doesn’t he get on the day shift? in the district contest at Coshocton. Both are juniors at their respective high schools and both received gold medals. They will j tour the United Nations April 26-30 during a seminar for district winners. mula For Peace.” Corbin defeated winners from Jefferson, Coshocton, Stark, Wayne and Carroll counties and Pam won over top talkers from (Muskingum, Knox. Coshocton and Tuscarawas counties. The opportunity to win a 2-year college scholarship also is available if they participate in a contest this spring at Otterbein College. Corbin is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Corbin Russell Miller and Pam’s parents are Mr. and Mrs. J. R. Barber. Last week they were 2 of 5 Tuscarawas County winners vy-a“; ing for district laurels. The other 3 county winners were Dave On Tho Inside.... Coldwater Feels Nixon Best 'Future' Bet . . St. Joseph's Rallies To Grab First Win Atwood Lodge Project 75 Per Cent Finished Junior High Has 2 Guidance Counselors . . Dr. Crane ...................23 j Obituaries ...................2 Dr. Alvarez .................23 Television ................... 6 Around The World ..........18 Sports ..................13-14-15 Goren On Bridge ............23 Women’s Pages ...........10-11 Hospital News ..............18j Your Horoscope .............21 Corbin’s speech was entitled Contini of Dover, Bonnie Raber The Church’s One Foundation” I of Sugarcreek and John Aul of and Pam’s talk was on “For- Strasburg. Runnerup yesterday in New Philadelphia wras James Silvcr-j thorn of Coshocton. Also participating in the local contest were Pam Arbaugh of Steubenville, Loretta Feller of Wilmot. Dianne Rhodes of Carrollton and j Vianna Whitehead of Doylestown. Moderator for yesterday’s local event was Rev. Stuart Barr. Judges were Betty McCreary and Rev. William Huenemann of New Philadelphia and Rev. William Metz of Tuscarawas. Page Page Page Page 8 13 13 19 County Board of Elections clerks have been burdened with checking 1,447 signatures on 66 forms forwarded to them from the office of Secretary of State Ted W. Brown. The forms are part of the filings of statewide petitions for j additional financial support for public schools. The petitions must be processed both at the state and county level. The forms which were received in the local elections office were those which have been circulate! within Tuscarawas j County, Clerk Victor Turner said today. They must be checked with regard to the validity of the signatures of both the circulators of the petition and the signers. Before being returned to Brown’s office, Turner and Assistant Clerk Mrs. Jennie Cole j must also complete additional j forms pertaining to each of the i 66 that have been submitted to' them. The statewide petition will: be presented to the General Assembly in January. If the Assembly does not enact the law requested, Brown has advised, the sponsors intend to circulate a supplementary petition to have the issue placed on a state ballot next fall. By JOSEPH R. COYNE WASHINGTON (AP) — President Johnson says the plan to abolish the Army Reserves is “prudent and wise.” The Reserve Officers Association disagrees and demands a thorough investigation of Secretary of Defense Robert S. McNamara’s plan to do away with the Reserves by merging some units into the National Guard and placing the rest on inactive status. The association said the Air Force Reserve will be the next to go. McNamara’s proposal — aimed at saving $150 million yearly by abolishing units which the defense secretary says are no longer needed — faces some stiff opposition on Capitol Hill. Congress has control over such proposals at least to the extent of providing money to carry them out. Plans involving Army National Guard changes also are under discussion. Secretary of the Army Stephen Ailes said Sunday night that current planning concepts call for the six high-priority and two special-purpose divisions of the Guard to be converted into a division base and one brigade. But he said this was a concept “and not a firm plan.” to be considered by the Army in conjunction with Reserve and National Guard authorities. Some congressional criticism on the Reserve plan has been 37th Division In Ohio Faces First 'Defeat' By AL GOLDBERG Ohio’s never-been-beaten 37th Infantry Division apparently has been beaten at least—and by a knockout. But it wasn’t an enemy that kayoed the 47-year-old Buckeye National Guard Division. It was a Pentagon plan disclosed Saturday to consolidate the Army Reserve and the National Guard for the purpose, according to Secretary of Defense Robert McNamara, of saving $150 million a year and increasing the nation’s combat readiness. Although the 37th is expected to lose its division status—which has been a part of the state in peace and war since 1917—part of the organization still is due to be around in the form of a higher-priority brigade. Whether the new Ohio brigade—about a third of division strength, or 5,000 men—will be a separate unit, part of a priority division covering several states or larger than a normal brigade is not yet known. During its comparatively brief history, the Buckeye Division compiled one of the most See 37TH DIVISION, Page 18 sharp and two congressional inquiries have already been promised in the wake of Saturday’s announcement by McNamara. Chairman F. Edward Hebert, D-La., of the House Armed Services subcommittee on the Reserves and National Guard, I said McNamara “demonstrated his contempt for Congress” by issuing the plan. Chairman John Stennis, D-Miss., of the Senate Armed Services Preparedness subcommittee, said he’ll do his utmost to maintain the Reserve force and expressed the belief Congress must approve the plan before it can go into effect. Both men said their subcom-mittes will hold hearings on the plan next year but no dates were set. BLUE LAW HEARING Jurisdiction Questioned The jurisdiction of Judge Clarence Ferrell came under fire this morning by defense attorneys as the Sunday Blue Laws case against Sam Hassin concluded in Central District Court. Judge Ferrell said he would make a decision yet today, the first one to be handed down in a series of Sunday closing charges in recent weeks. Ilassin’s attorneys, Daniel Lehigh and James Patrick, strenuously argued that Judge Ferrell had no jurisdiction to hear a case arising in what they termed as New Philadelphia Township. They contended the township was carved out of Goshen Township after a 1957 Common Pleas Court entry set up the areas in the county court system. Both claimed the entry was never amended to include the New Philadelphia Township and that the only ones included are Goshen, Auburn, Bucks, Warren, Warwick and Jefferson. Saying he was acting upon a verbal ruling by Prosecutor Harlan Spies, Judge Ferrell overruled their motion for dismissal on the jurisdiction issue. It can be expected, however, that if Hassin is found guilty of selling 79 cents worth of Christmas cards on Nov. 22, the Defense Counsel will appeal the jurisdiction question to higher courts. During the hour-long legal wranglings over the issue, Patrick said: “I venture to say See BLUE LAWS, Page 2 Election Expense Deadline Friday With deadline set for 4 p.m. Friday, the County Board of Elections office has received only 12 statements of receipts and expenditures required by Ohio law to be filed in connection With the Nov. 3 election. Thus far, only ll candidates and one political committee have submitted such statements, Elections Clerk Victor Turner said today. FOLLOW ME! Veteran Airline Pilot Guides Novice Pilot To Safe Landing CINCINNATI (AP)—A veteran American Airlines pilot, with 50 passengers on his DC-6 plane, guided a novice private pilot to a safe landing Sunday in a skyway drama. James R. Dudley of LaGrange Park, 111., who became lost while en route to Chicago from Cleveland in his small craft, was running low on fuel and was caught in a thick cloud cover. American Airlines said the I Federal Aviation Center at Indianapolis called for help in I bringing in the small craft, which also was fighting strong : winds. Hero of the thriller was Capt. W. W. Davenport, commander of flight No. 291, from Washington to Cincinnati and Chicago. Davenport shephered Dudley to a safe landing at Greater Cincinnati Airport. Dudley said he had had only 27 hours of instrument flying and was uncertain of his ability to descend through a heavy overcast. Davenport got as close to Dudley’s single-engine plane as possible and then led him through the heavy overcast. The weather was reasonably clear at lower levels and once the plane descended below the overcast, it was easily guided to the airport. The airliner also was earning five crew members in addition to the passengers, and was only 40 minutes late on its arrival here. Canton Escapee Captured By FBI COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP)—The FBI in South Carolina has announced the arrest of William Roberts, a 43-year-old Canton man who walked away from the Ohio Penitentiary Nov. 16. Roberts was picked up by agents who recognized him from a wanted poster. Warden Ernest L. Maxwell said Roberts was working in the prison mail office outside the walls when he walked away. He was sentenced last April to serve a two to six year term for passing worthless checks. V Weathervane SATURDAY High 53 Low 33 YESTERDAY High 49 Low- 24 Elsewhere In U.S I. High Low Albuquerque, clear 36 13 Chicago, clear ..... 35 31 Cleveland, clear ... 48 26 Los Angeles, clear . 70 48 Miami, clear ....... 77 M New York, cloudy .. 49 39 Pittsburgh, clear ... 53 25 St. Louis, clear .... 42 32 San Fran., clear ... 57 47 Washington, clear .. 53 34 TODAY 7 a.m. . . 25 RAINFALL Last 48 hours ll inch TOMORROW Sunrise ........ 7:43 Sunset ......... 4:59 High 28 Low 15 Daily Reporter Auditor Named Pr. .08 .ll Forecast:    Partly snow, colder. cloudy, Walter Mead, a specialist in newspaper accounting for 18 years with The Lorain Journal, was named today by General Manager James Lonergan as auditor for an expanded Daily Reporter business department. Mead, a native of Lorain where he graduated from high school, is a graduate of the LaSalle Extension University of Chicago. Prior to joining the Lorain Journal staff, he was in the same work with Western i Automatic at Elyria for 7 years. i Married, he is the father of 3 sons—Jack, 19, Mark, ll, and [Chris, IO. Johnson’s public endorsement of McNamara’s decision was disclosed in an exchange of letters with Rear Adm. Edgar G. Reeder, Reserve Officers Association president, who had asked Johnson to reverse it. The President’s reply was dated Dec. 12 and made public See RESERVE, Page 18 ★ Area Reserve Members Wait 'Final Word' Some 210 Tuscarawas Counti-ans have been cast into a “wait and see” position, awaiting official word to filter down through official channels as to how Saturday’s Defense Department announcement of a reorganization of the Army Reserve and National Guard. They are members of the county’s 2 reserve and one National Guard units. Possibly affected will be 80 to 85 reservists and 2 fulltime employes of Dover’s 3rd Battalion, 8-inch self-propelled 92nd Artillery, which is under Headquarters 3rd Battalion, under the administrative control of the Dover unit and whose next higher headquarters if located in Philadelphia. Fifty National Guardsmen assigned to New Philadelphia’s A Company, under the control of Headquarters 2nd Battalion, 137th Armor of Canton. Capt. Harry Powell, a staff assistant for National Guard Headquarters in Canton, told The Daily Reporter this morning: “Actually we don’t know anything yet.” He added that he didn’t expect any official no- See WORD, Page 2 Dover Police Investigate 4 Accidents Dover police investigated 4 accidents over the weekend. An automobile driven by Roberta L. Walker, 33, of 424 Anoia Ave. NW, New Philadelphia, reportedly backed into one driven by Donald L. Kohler, 33, of Gnadenhutten at 4:30 p.m. Sunday. Kohler told police Mrs. Walker was pushing another automobile on Anoia Ave. and at the 4th St. intersection backed off and into his car. Mrs. Walker, however, told police Kohler ran into her when she stopped. Sunday morning slight damage was caused to a vehicle operated by Joyce L. Clark, 27, of 426 Walnut St. and one owned by Mendall G. W’elz, 42, of 423 N. Tuscarawas Ave. The W’elz automobile, parked on W. 5th St. was struck by the Clark auto as she made a right turn off Tuscarawas Ave. Mrs. Clark told police her son fell against her, causing her to lose control. An automobile operated by Charles E. Long, 21, of 316 E. 1st St., Uhrichsville, struck the rear of one being driven by Douglas L. Chappell, 17, of 323 Winspear Dr., New Philadelphia, in the Boulevard Lanes parking lot Saturday night at 10:05. At 7:30 p.m. Saturday, a car driven by Laverne A. Carbary, 32, of 121 E. lith St., backing from the gas pumps at Albury Sohio Service, struck the left front door of an auto driven by James H. Pitts, 18, of RD I, Kensington. W alter Mead ;

  • Alex Elson
  • Carl P. Leubsdorf
  • Charles E. Long
  • Corbin Miller
  • Corbin Russell Miller
  • Dianne Rhodes
  • Donald L. Kohler
  • Harlan Spies
  • Hubert Il Johnson
  • James R. Dudley
  • Jennie Cole
  • John Aul
  • John F. Kennedy
  • John Stennis
  • Joseph R. Coyne
  • Joseph Sam Perry
  • Larry Osius
  • Lyndon B. Johnson
  • Sam Hassin
  • Stephen Ailes
  • Ted W. Brown

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Publication: Dover Daily Reporter

Location: Dover, Ohio

Issue Date: December 14, 1964

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