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Daily Reporter, The (Newspaper) - December 26, 1964, Dover, Ohio Politics Is Big Sfory Of By Mary Campbell AP Ncwsfeatures Writer Editors o AP member news papers and radio and TV sta tions voted the campaign and landslide election of Lyndon Johnson as President the top hews story of For the the campaign started with Henry Cabot who wasnt even winning the New Hampshire The polls showed Nelson Rockefel ler of New York moving ahead after he won the Oregon pri mary then William Scranton of Pennsylvania an nounced his But it was Barry a Who swept to a firstballot nomination at the convention in San The only suspense for the Democrats before their conven tion in Atlantic City was the question of whom Johnson would name as his running Not too LBJ See Page 3 The Presidential election went to Lyndon Johnson and Hubert shown at left waving to Dem ocratic convention delegates who nominated them in Atlantic City on Barry Goldwater is shown at analyting his defeat at a press conference on the day after the Tops In M Political campaign and election Khrushchevs ouster Civil Rights Alaska earthquake Viet Nam Red Chinas Abomb Warren Report Violence in Congo Presidents legislative program Legislative reapportion THE DAILY REPORTER DoverNew December 1964 36 7 CENTS 750 Are Dead In Tidal Wave India AP Thousands are homeless and at least 750 persons are dead on Ceylon and the nearby island of ravaged by a cyclone and 15foot tidal according to reports reaching here The disaster off Indias southeastern is still virtual ly isolated and communication is Villages have been without food or water since Wednesday Officials said about 250 per sons were known dead on Cey lon and another 500 on Ram a 16mile long Island Yule Gifts Are Stolen The spirit of Christmas giv ing was reversed by someone Thursday night John Pounds reported to Sheriff dep uties that someone entered her home at Roanoke and clothing and a transistor radio from beneath the Christmas The wrapped Christmas gifts were valued at Deputies also were notified by Leland Lemasters of Mid vale Thursday at that vandala bad broken base ment windows and lawn orna at the of Baiil Lemaster of 148 24th New between Ceylon and the Indian Unofficial estimates in news papers at the capital of said the death toll would reach Ceylon air force planes dropped food to 14 Ceylohese villages isolated by high water and washed out Property damage is estimated at Railway officials said 115 per sons aboard a passenger train hit by the 15foot tidal wave that swept across the eastern end of Rameswaram were believed One survivor said villages on the eastern end of Rameswar am were strewn with bodies and that no food or water was avail In 12 miles across the chain of tiny the situa tion was much the same in the northern and eastern which took the full brunt of the ON THE INSIDE Around The Hospital to 28 Womens Pages Phila Council To Slice 65 Outlay Monday New Philadelphia City Council faces an almost impossible task at its final 1964 session Monday when it tries to cut more than from a proposed 589 general fund budget for 1965 as prepared by Mayor Joseph Chief problem will be salvag ing monthly pay increases for all city ranging from to Last members of the citys administration and coun cil spent 4 hours trying to pare approximately from the proposed 1965 appropriations for departments controlled by the general fund and did not reach any satisfying The next Auditor Charlotte White scuttled the previous nights work by an nouncing the funds deficit foi 1964 would be greatei than amounting to At Mondays the fig See Page 14 Holiday Deaths Hit Record Pace DAY BRIGHTENER Mother to brideelect Re marriage consists of give and If he doesnt give just take By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS The count of deaths in Christ mas weekend traffic climbed higher The tally reached 290 in the holiday period that began at 6 local time Thursday and will end at midnight Many multiple death acci dents swelled the The toll ran well ahead of the daily 1964 average of about 110 motor vehicle fatalities per day pace that indicated a rec ord total for the fog and snow increased driving hazards in many The National Safety Council has estimated the final count at the end of the long holiday weekend at midnight Sunday would be between 550 and Nine separate accidents took the lives of at least 36 Included were seven members of two families in fam ilies of four in Michi and and fami lies of three in Ohio and Ten Death Ruled Accidental The Wednesday death of Kate of 174 17th New has been ruled accidental by County Coroner Philip McMillan was admitted to Union Hospital last Sunday after she fell and fractured a hip in the home of a with whom she had resided the last 6 Services will be held Sunday at 2 in Kerr Funeral Home in Salineville with Allen Rose Burial will be in Woodland Friends may call at the funeral home Born in she was a daughter of William and Kate She was a member of the Salineville Church of Survivors include 2 other 14 15 great grandchildren and 3 great Hazardous driving warnings were issued by the Weather Bu reau for much of the Midwest as snow fell in areas from the See Page 2 Gnaden Man Hospitalized In Accident A Gnadenhutten area man Is listed as fair today in Union Hospital with multiple face lac erations and internal injuries suffered in one of 3 auto mis haps investigated by sheriff deputies Albert of RD the injuries in an accident on County Road Information concerning the accident was un available this The in vestigation report was in the car of the Smiley of 1502 Wooster was slightly injured in a onecar accident at 5 on County Road He sustained a lacera tion on the back of his head but was not Deputies said Gordon lost control on a traveling 87 feet on the then recross ed the road where the auto overturned at least 2 The car came to rest on its top at the base of a telephone pole which was sheared Gordon was cited for speed excessive for Harry of 261 McConnell was charged with speeding af ter his auto ran off County Road 37 Thursday He told deputies that the foot pedal on his car stuck and he lost control when he reached down to loosen 1 Fire Rons Uhrichsville Thursday at to 5th and Dawson where an auto owned by Arthur Pershing backfired through the carburator causing damage estimated at
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