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   Clearfield Progress (Newspaper) - April 22, 1966, Clearfield, Pennsylvania                                Readers Tip 'A Clean-up Is Called For' is tonight's Editorial topic. Turn to Page 5. The Progress Today's Chuckfe Lovemaking hasn't changed much in two thousand years. The ancient Greek girls used to sit and listen to a lyre all evening, too. Vol. 60 - No. 95 Our 56fh Year Cfearfield, Curwensville, Philipsburg, Moshannon Valley, Pa.,  Friday, April 22, 1966 14,518 Copies Daily 28 PAGES TODAY RECOGNIZED FOR SERVICE - David G. Gallaher, center, president of the Clearfield YMCA board of directors is shown presenting a certificate of appreciation to J. Albert Dome, general manager, who accepted on behalf of Radio Station WCPA. Also recognlzefl was E. Dorse Albert, far left, a 'Y' director for 30 years and George A. Scott, far right, editor who accepted the award on behalf of The Progress. Looking on, fourth from left, is Dr. Thomas Stephens Haggai of North Point, N. C, the principal speaker.     (Progress Photo) Annual Awards Presented ... Speaker Holds YMCA Audience Spellbound More than 100 members and friends of the Clearfield YMCA heard on address at the annual meeting of the community service organization that they were unanimous in wishing that an audience several times their number could have heard. The speaker was Dr. Thomas Stephens Haggai of High Point, N. C, a Baptist minister who overages a speech a day before business, civic, educational and religious groups throughout the United States under the sponsorship of a notional non-profit organization. As he held his audience spellbound for upwards of an hour. Dr. Haggai ranged from politics to the war in Viet Nam, from the world struggle for men's minds to a defense of work and the free enterprise system, from personal experiences and jokes >to a serious and thought-pro- Development Council Wins Second Place In Statewide Contest The Clearfield County Development Council yesterday won second place in a statewide contest for on outstanding Tourist Preparation Month program. At a banquet at Horrisburg, State Commerce Secretary John K. Tabor presented the second place award, the Governor's Letter of Merit, to Philip N. Rhinehart of Clearfield, -�vice president in charge of Nine Injured In Philipsburg Area Mishaps PHILIPSBURG - Two area accidents yesterday resulted in injuries to nine persons and a third accident, in which there were no injuries, brought property damage up to $1,300. Five persons were injured at 8:30 o'clock last night when two cars collided at Hawk Run at the intersection of Routes 53 and 17061. State Trooper Daniel Spang reported that Jerry Albright, 19, of Philipsburg R. D. was traveling toward Morrisdale on Route 53 when he lost control of his car. After rounding a curve the car skidded into the side of a car operated by James Hummel, 17, of Morrisdale, who was stopped at a stop sign. Albright was accompanied by Larry Jarrelt, 17, of Osceola Mills. Michael Dixon, 17, of Philipsburg, and Norman Parks, 19, of Osceola Mills. Hummel was accompanied by Ann Marie Pollock, 21, of Hawk Run. Parks was the only occupant of the two cars not injured. The other five were taken to the Philipsburg Stale General Hos- Please Turn to Page 6, Col. 8 Curwensville Teacher On Full-Time Basis CURWENSVILLE - The Interim Operating Committee of the Curwensville Area School District last night placed Eric Austin on a full-time basis as a teacher. He had been serving as a substitute since the opening of the current term. Board members also spent con.siilerable time going over the expense side of a proposed 19Gt)-C7 budget. There w.ts much discussion of expenditures but no action was taken. tourism for the Council. First place in the contest was won by the Pocono Mountain resort area's tourist council. The Governor's Citation went to that organization. Led by President Fred L. Rhoads and Mr. Rhinehart, the Council prepared a lengthy report for the contest which told of plans made during March - Tourist Preparation Month - Please Turn to Page 14, Col, 3 Partly cloudy and cool tonight, low in the 30s. Saturday partly cloudy and warmer. Sunrise 5:22-Sunset 7:00 Clearfielu River Level Thursday 7 p. m. - 4.22 feet (rising). Today 7 a. m. - 4.22 feet (stationary). 71. Clearfield Weather Thursday low 40; High Overnight low 49. Precipitation .12 Inches. Mid - State Airport Thursday low 46; High 66. Overnight low 41. Five - Day Forecast April 23 - 27: Temperatures will overage near the normal highs of 59 to 64 and lows of 40 to 42. There will be minor changes over the weekend and it will be warmer Monday through Wednesday. Rain about Saturday and showers Monday will average one-half to one inch. voking discussion of the role that God has In everyone's life. The importance of man's recognition of God and His con trol of man's destiny provided the mainstream of Dr. Haggai's address, despite side excursions into fields that were seemingly unrelated, and he likened the YMCA to a bridge between the life we make and God and His church. The YMCA, he said, must put on the street the knowledge that man has a leader, a guide, a hope in God. Prior to Dr. Haggai's address, E. Dorse Albert, The Progress and Radio WCPA were presented Certificates of Appreciation by the YMCA in recognition of Please Turn to Page 6, Col. 1 Plans listed for Dedication Of CentreCowthouse BELLEFONTE - Plans for the formal dedication of the expanded and remodeled Courthouse and the new detention facility were announced today by the Centre County Commissioners. The ceremonies will be held next Fridaly, April 29, at the courthouse parking lot, with tours of the building that day and the next. Commissioner G. A. Spearly, chairman of the dedication committee, said the dedication was delayed until now so that the outside would be finished and the weather would be more favorable. Activities will begin at 10:30 a. m. with a band concert by the Penns Valley Area High School Band. The formal program will begin at 11 a. m. Centre County Judge R. Paul Campbell will be master of ceremonies and the guest speaker will be Roy Wilkinson, Bellefonte attorney. The Courthouse cornerstone of the delen- Please Turn to Page 6, Col. 7 Personal Property Tax Statements Out Personal properly tax statements totahng $51,789.43 were mailed today by the Clearfield County Commissioners. The figure is more than double last year and is attributed to the recent enforcement of the four-mill assessment on selected stocks, bonds, mortgages and other holdings. The total, erroneously reported yesterday as having already been collected, represents more than three-ciuarlers of a mill, based on an assessed valuation of $70 million. Two Killed In Blair Road Crash HOLLIDAYSBURG, Pa. (AP) - Two cars collided today on Route 220. in Blair County, killing a teen-age youth and his sister-in-law. The victims were Barry Brum baugh, 16, of Roaring Spring R.D. 1 and Mrs. Ronald Brumbaugh, 28, of Roaring Spring. Mrs. Brumbaugh's husband, 23, was admitted to Nason Hospital in Roaring Spring. The driver of the other auto, Donald McCarthy, 47, of Claysburg, was treated for minor injuries. Stale police said the cars collided on a curve between Claysburg and East Freedom. LBJ May Act ; Cosf Of Living Rises By STERLING F. GREEN WASHINGTON (AP) - The consumer price rise has slowed a bit since February, but not nearly enough to erase the possibility that President Johnson may seek an anti-inflation tax boost. , The Labor Department reported Thursday a climb of four-tenths of 1 per cent in the living cost index in March, following a February jump of one-half of 1 per cent. The successive increases added up to the biggest two-month rise since 1958. But wholesale prices held steady and now have turned downward. In the week ended Tuesday they were three-tenths of 1 per cent below the February level. Housewifely economizing has helped somewhat. Retail pork prices dropped for the first time in four months, the department's report said, partly "because of stiffening consumer resistance to higher prices." There was no immediate comment on the index from the White House. President Johnson Air force, Navy Hit Targets in North... Allied Force Threatens Entire Red Regiment By THOMAS A. REEDY SAIGON, South Viet Nam (AP) - U.S. Marines and South Vietnamese troops threatened today to wipe out an entire Communist regiment after killing at least 257 Reds in the bloodiest fighting in a month. Backed by artillery and air strikes, the allied battalions nailed down the mixed North Vietnamese-Viet Cong force in the scrub hills 10 miles north- west of Quang Ngai on the northern coast. Blocking units moved in to cut off a Communist flight to the mountains in the east. U.S. officers reported from the battleground that Ihe Communists were caught in a trap and said the fighting was continuing. The Communists set up a blaze of automatic-weapons fire from the villages of Binh Back and Chau Nhani, but the Leath- ernecks took both in their eastward drive. The rain of steel from the air reduced Communist ground fire to a minimum on the second day of the allied strike. The battle brought government troops into a big action for the first time after weeks of political crisis. The U.S. Air Force and Navy continued hammering at North Viet   Nam,   hitting   military bases, roads and bridges. Air Force pilots claimed they destroyed the Lang Bun and Phu Tho railroad bridges on the Red River valley line leading northwest of Hanoi to Red China. The Navy lost an A6 Intruder from the carrier Kitty Hawk over North Viet Nam, 12 miles north of Vinh. Pilots said they saw the plane hit by ground fire Please Turn to Page 14, Col. 5 Please Turn to Page 6, Col, 7 Reminder: Turn Clock Ahead This Sunday By THE ASSOCL\TED PRESS The nation takes a step toward conformity in summer time Sunday. When the time comes for turning the clock ahead an hour - at 2 a.m. Sunday unless you want to do it earlier and go to bed - the lineup of states on "fast" time and on standard time will remain about the same as last year. Nineteen will observe daylight saving time statewide, and 12 partly. The law does not require any state to adopt daylight saving time, but it does demand that a state which uses fast time at all must use the federal dates - April 24 to Oct. 30. In some states the period has been from Memorial Day to Labor Day, adding to the confusion in a nation with four time zones and plenty of rugged individualism. The law does not make daylight saving lime mandatory next year, either. Bui before the summer of 1967 rolls around, any state that wants to stay on "God's lime" will need a state legislative law specif ically forbidding daylight sav ing time. The feeling in rural areas runs strong againsl the time device whi9h gives the city golfer an extra hour at the 19th hole or the suburban gardener an extra hour with.his roses. Uay Have Suffered Some Brain Damage ... State Senator Offers Idea On Pitt Tuition HARRISBURG (AP) - Sen. Robert D. Fleming, R-AUeghcny expressed favor today for a tuition cut affecting all Pennsylvania students at the University of Pittsburgh, onct that institution becomes slate-related. The Republican Scranlon Administration also favored cutting the present $1,450 annual tuition for in-state students, but has not decided whether it wants to do it on a forthwith or degree scale.. The options include going to a $4.50 tuition fee next year, or to a $700 fee next year and then a $450 fee the following year. It would remain at the $450 level in future years. A bill passed by the House and now before the Senate would make the full reduction next year to the permanent level Please Turn to Page 6, Col. 2 Patient Heart Is With Plastic Satisfactory To Buy Parking Meters... Clearfield Council Airs Construction The municipal parking lot and sidewalk repair v/ere among the items of business on the agenda of last night's semi-monthly Clearfield Borough Council meeting. Following a report by Joseph V. Marino, chairman ol the building and grounds committee, Council voted unanimously to advertise immediately for bids for 50 parking meters "more or less." The advertisement is to be staled this way in the event that Council may wish to purchase -� in addition to the 50 meters needed for the municipal lot - new heads for the Cherry Street parking meters. This would be done to prevent the street meters from competing with those on the municipal lot. Engineer and Acting Street Commissioner Allan Martin reported that with good weather the municipal lot should be ready for blacktop in "a couple of days." After that the lines marking the parking spots can be painted and the parking meters installed. Concerning the need for sidewalk repair, a matter that was brought up at an earlier Council meeting, it was suggested that a public notice be inserted in the newspaper asking property owners to voluntarily repair their sidewalks. "I think that before we begin using pressure through sidewalk ordinances we should give the property owners a chance to make these repairs of their own free will," Councilman Roy Wise, chairman of the street, sidewalk and sewer committee, said. In other actions, the council-men approved erecting signs reading, "Slow, Children at Play," at either end of Krebs Avenue between West Pine and Clearfield streets, and accepted reports made by Police Chief Charles C. Edmiston and Fire Chief Edwin Halistrom. Approval of the signs was given after Clarence J. Pear- By MAX SKELTON HOUSTON, Tex. (AP) - A 65-year-old patient with a partial artificial heart may have suffered some brain damage after a dramatic operation to save his life, doctors said today. ,      �       r r However, almost 24 hours after the device - about the size of a grapefruit -was implanted inside the man's chest his condition was generally reported as satisfactory. Physicians feared there may be brain damage because the patient, Marcel L. De t Rudder of Westville, III., had not regained consciousness. A team of noted specialists from Baylor and Rice universities headed by Dr. Michael E. DoBakey, 57, performed a six-hour operation on DeRuddcr Thursday at Methodist Hospital. They hope it will prolong his life and usher in a new era in the treatment of heart disease that could help thousands of other heart patients. The latest medical advisory said it was too early to tell the extent of the brain damage De-Rudder may have suffered. The advisory noted that the heart device was function normally as expected. The device, a dome-shaped pump about the size of a tennis ball, is outside the body and is allached to two tubes, each about an inch in diameter and about six inches long, which have been implanted in the )p�-tient's chest and attached to his heart. Physicians hope that when injured heart chambers have healed the pump can be removed and the implanted tubes sealed off. Other than the report of possible brain damage, it was similar to an earlier advisory that said DeRudder was "exhibiting no evidence of heart failure and everything was progressing most satisfactory." However, DeRudder was still not considered out of danger with the next 12 to 24 hours considered critical for him. "We definitely now keep a close eye on him," said DeBak* ey in an interview. "The pump," as he called it, "is doing its job. It is maintaining his blood pressure and keeping him out of heart failure. If he progresses well, within a week or 10 days, we can let his heart lake over," DeBakey said. Inside The Progress Classified Ads .... 12, 13, 14 Hints From Hcloise ...... 9 Comics ................. 15 News From Around World 14 Sports .............. 10, II Obituaries ............... 14 Hospital News ........ 2, 3 Editorial, Columns ...... 4 Social News .......... 8, 16 Today in History ........ 5 School News..............2 Church News ........ 7, 16 A Soldier in Vict Nam .. 5 Please Turn to Page 6, Col. 2 Lubell To Report Next Week on College Generation Are American university students taking on the traits of student agitators in foreign countries? What is today's college generation really like? What is the political thinking of today's student? How does he feci about premarital sex and the growing use of drugs? How does he feel about the draft and his future career? These and related questions were searchingly researched by public opinion reporter Samuel Lubell among more than 500 students at 36 different colleges and universities in every section of the couiV.ry. His revealing and provocative findings will be published in a series of six articles in The Progress beginning . . . Monday, April 25. Trailer Clubs Set Anti-Litter Campaign Sunday Two organizations interested in scenic highways will join hands this Sunday in cleaning up at least two highway sections in Clearfield County. The Keystone Travel Trailer Club of Clearfield and the Traveling Vagabonds Trailer Club of DuBois will participate in the anti-litier campaign being sponsored throughout the U. S. by the National Campers and Hikers Association. In case of rain, the county campaign will be conducted May 1. Members of the Keystone Club will meet at their headquarters at Third and Bridge streets at 1:30 p. in. A car load of members will be assigned to each mile of Route 1.53 from the lop of Rockton Mountain and then into the Parker Dam Stale Park road. Starting at about 2 p. m.. each car's members will walk along both sides of the road picking up trash. The trash will be deposited in an assigned place at the park. State policemen will accompany the members along the higli- Please Turn to Page 6, Col, 3 Post Office At Utahville Closed After Today UTAHVILLE - The U. S. Post Office Department has authorized the discontinuance of the Utahville Post Officeat the close of business today. In the future patrons will be serviced by the rural route from Coalport and they are asked to change their addresses accordingly. Change of address cards may be obtained from the rural carrier or at any postal facility. The new zip code number for Utahville residents will be 16627. The rural carrier who will serve them in the future will provide all post office services. He will collect and deliver mail to rural bo.xes daily except Sundays and holidays and will also soil stamps and money orders. Persons wishing additional in-formation may contact the postmaster at Coalport. Please Turn lo Page 6, Col. 7 CAUTION SIGN - If you see one of these signs along Route 153 or Route 255 leading to Parker Dam State Park Sunday afternoon pay heed and slow down. Signs will be mounted on cars from Keystone Travel Trailer Club as members pick up trash along the highways. Displaying this one are two club members, the Rev. Ralph S. Krouse, at left, and William H. Polkinghorn. (Progress Photo) County Office For Shapp's Campaign Opened at Clearfield A Clearfield County Democratic Committee for Milton -Shapp for Governor opened hcadciuarters this week at Clearfield. The office is located in the first floor of the Clearfielder Hotel with its phone number 7(55-4691. Walter Ol.son of Curwensville, chairman of Ihe Shapp for Governor Committee, said today that variou.s subcommittees are being appointed and will be an-luuinced soon. Mr. Olson is a retired employe of the North Please Turn to Page 6, Col. 5 51   

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