Clearfield Progress, November 28, 1966

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November 28, 1966

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Clearfield Progress (Newspaper) - November 28, 1966, Clearfield, Pennsylvania Today's Chuckle . A pretty girl is like a melody -after you marry her you.have to face the .music. , Reader's Tip Read about Sen. Joseph Clark and his future on Page S. i* V'1 Vol. 60 - No. 279 Our 56th Year Clearfield, Curwensville, Philipsburg, Moshannoh Valley, Pa., Monday, November 28, 1966 15,155 Copies Daily 40 PAGES TODAY, Road Toll Soars To Record 125 of 728 Victims Over Holiday Wtre Under 18 Yews Old By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS A record holiday traffic death toll was set when 728 persons were killed in highway accidents In General Election... Races Unchanged By Official Count The official compilation, of votes cast, in the Nov; 8 election was announced, toddy by the Clearfield County Board of Elections arid showed 'no substantial changes- over the unofficial count. The count was completed shortly after noon last Saturday. Listed below are the final figures, showing.a comparison with, the unofficial count as well as the number of'absentee votes cast: ~--,-.---�-�-� Inside The Progress Classified Ads ...... 12, 13 . Hints From Heleise ...... 8 Comics........ ........15 News From Around World 6 Sports ... ....... 10, 11 Obituaries........ ...... 2 Hospital News ......... 13 Editorial,'Columns ...... 4 Social News. .... 3, � 14, 16 Today in History ........ 4 Parade Pictures ....... 6, 7. Area Servicemen....... 13 Bombs HitLB1 r� Ma^e Re(iuest' *qy$ - * * Suspected Lawmaker Hints Red Target A ^ ,ncrease BULLETIN SAIGON, South Viet Nam (AP) - U.S. Marines, South Koreans and government forces  ~ , j , j-,. uiuuuu regular, o�o . ,,.,. Porrv ,. ,_ .- - haye killed 509 Viet Cong in a mg weekend. Victims under 18 tee,.,14,984. final; Shapp, 12,053 $4Ii mLynJ^wSn^' By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS 19-day " hunt-and-kill operation -------' ' an.nffiP.nl nn nhsentee. � � near South Viet Nam's central coast, it was reported today. Governor/ Shafer,; 14.474 unofficial,' 14- during the four-day Thanksgiy- 476 ofiicial regular, 508 absen 653 final; Blatt, 12;205 unofficial, 12,205 official, 269 absen- Rain Turns To Show in Midwest} Mercury Dips North Vietnamese Attack U. S. Unit In Highlands years of age numbered 125. This compared with a non-holiday weekend two weeks ago when 56 died in traffic. Eighty-one were under 18. unofficial, 12,061 official regular, 248. absentee, 12,309 final; Taylor, 57 unofficial, 69 official, 1 absentee, 70 final; Swartz, 173 the n 7urVnow La unofficial, 192 official, 3 absen- Both 102-hour periods covered ^ , tlmpWrfSL t^nJS Lieutenant Governor ChIv y' 8  Broderick, 13,757 unofficial, rnu j.i, . .  a iu 13>830 official, 494 absentee, 14,- official, 80 official, no absentee, 80 final; Reeve, 124 unofficial, Rain, turned to snow and 128 official, 4 absentee, 132 lashed the nation's midsection, final. today and icy winds drove tem- Superior Court Judge peratures down. Watkins, 13,577 unofficial, 13,- The snow, centered over the 663 official, 494 absentee, 14,- Hpper Great Lakes region, fell 157 final; Spaulding, 12,884 un- from Wisconsin and Upper official, 12,871 official, 481 ab- Michigan to Illinois and Indi- sentee, 13,352 final; Palmer, 11,- ana. 734 unofficial, 12,367 official, . A storm with wind gusts up to death record of 615 set during {icial',,^.3,84,.off,icial' u256 abse!?o 263 absentee, 12,630 final; Stout, 45 miles per hour drove snow the four-day period last year, tee' * .',0 ,,!'. J�hanse". 88 n,328 unofficial, 11,323 official, and sleet into Lower Michigan and the all-time traffic death ""^i"*1:. 9* �?cia1' record for a holiday, set during te� .10/> .Swan^. u155 un the 1965 Christmas period when 720 died in a 78-hour count. Many accidents resulted in multiple fatalities, with two to five persons killed in a single crash. Five person's including two married couples died in one head-on collision near Dryden, N. Y., Saturday. Several four-death smashups were reported. Sunday was by far the deadliest day with nearly 250 deaths. Apparently, the unusually mild, pleasant weather over most of the nation during the holiday lured unprecedented numbers of persons onto the highways. Millions crowded the roads going home on the last day of the weekend, many running into unfavorable weather conditions posed by widespread rain in the central section of the country, and some snow and freezing in the northern states. The National Safety Council reports that 49,000 persons died in traffic accidents last year. The count through September of this year reached- 38,190 - about 20 per cent more than for the first nine months of 1965. .This year the nation has about 95 million drivers, and they are expected to travel considerably more than the 880 billion traffic miles estimated last year. The safety council says the Thanksgiving period is not usu- official, 165 Official, 9 absentee, 174, final. Internal Affairs Secretary Tabor, 14,175 unofficial, 14,-165 official, 488 absentee, 14,- 225 absentee, 11,548 final. Congress Johnson, 15,149 unofficial, 15,-143 official, 529 absentee, 15,672 final; Mitchell, 11,251 unofficial, Sunday night and knocked out electric power in parts of eight counties. The storm was centered just north of Houghton Lake in north Please Turn to Page 6, Col. 5 Please Turn to Page 6, Col. 3 SNOW Snow diminishing and changing to scattered flurries late tonight. Colder, low tonight 28 to 36. Tuesday cloudy and colder with scattered snow flurries. Sunrise 7:15-Sunset 4:45 Clearfield Weather Saturday high 52, low .40, overnight low 32. Sunday high 52, low 32, overnight low 44. Clearfield River Level Sunday 7 p. m. - 5.30 feet (stationary). Precipitation .05 inches. Today 7 a. nr. - 5.55 feet (rising). ally regarded as a heavy-tratfl(f^s*'*e,P,,at,on -88 inches period. But it pointed but that at the beginning of the Thanksgiving weekend roads were dry and temperatures mild through much of the nation. Mid - State Airport Sunday low 23, high 45, overnight low 42. Precipitation .67 inches. As Deer Season Opens... Youthful Hunters Report First Kills First reports of deer kills as the two-week antlered deer season opened this morning came from young area hunters. The first one received and probably the first kill in Clearfield County was reported by Lee Sunderland, 15, of Riverview Road, Clearfield R. D., who downed a spiked buck at 7:05 a. m., five minutes after the season began, in the Greenwood area. He estimated its weight at 125 pounds.--�- Heavy Rain, fog Mar Opening Of Deer Season HARRISBURG (AP) - Heavy rains and fog marred the opening of - the -1966-antlered deer season in Pennsylvania today. Early reports at Waynesboro said many hunters actually Robert Penny, 13, of Osceola Mills, downed a spiked buck at 8:30 a. m. on the Tyrone Mountain. Robert claimed the deer weighs about 160 pounds. Another early kill was reported by Dennis Barger, 16, of Country Club Hills, Clearfield R, D. 1, who shot an eight-point buck at 7:15 a. m. in Penn Township. He estimated its weight at 115 pounds. David Sayers, 19, of Frenchville killed a six - point 140-pounder at 8:30 a. m. while were giving up the chase- be- Two Drivers Injured In Two persons were injured in two of six highway accidents reported in Clearfield County over the weekend. * The victims, George W. Par-ney, 19, of Moshannon,. and George M. Yingling, 24, of Mor-risdale R. D., were both hurt in one-car accidents and both were taken to the Philipsburg State General Hospital. Yingling was hurt Saturday afternoon when he fell asleep while traveling east on a township road near Frenchville. His car went out of control and overturned on the highway, He was treated but not admitted to the hospital. Parnay is listed in good condition. He was admitted to the hospital after his car struck a tree on Legislative Route 17104 in Cooper Township about two miles west of Grassflat at 10:15 p. in. State Police reported that he was traveling east and lost control of his car., when it went off on.the perm on the approach to a sharpcurve. The sedan, which was damaged to the extent of $1,200, crossed the highway and struck a tree. Also on Saturday, cars driven by Ira V. Beck, ,47, of Har-risb'irg, and Pauline; Dixon, 39, of Wallaceton, collided on Route 322 at the Woodland intersection. No one was injured and total damage to the two vehicles was estimated at.$250. Please Turn to Page 6, Col. 2 Five-Day Forecast Nov. 29-Dec. 3: Temperatures will average 10 to 12 degrees below the normal high of 42 and normal lows of 26 to 29. Much colder Tuesday and remaining very cold through all of the forecast period. Precipitation will average about, one-third of an inch melted as snow or snow-flurries mostly during the first half of the period. hunting in the Frenchville area. A 13-year-old Curwensville boy, Douglas Howell, dropped a two-point buck at 8 a. m. in the Faunce area. It reportedly weighed 120 pounds. Irvin McTavish, 14, of 543 Nichols St., Clearfield, downed a three-point buck at 9 a. m. near McCartney. The whitetail weighed about 125 pounds. A spiked buck weighing an cause of a continual downpour and returning home from the woods, - Reports were received at Waynesboro of only two deer kills. Normally there would be 15 to 20. Fog, which reduced visibility and made hunting dangerous, was as much a deterrent as the rain. Heavy rains throughout central counties exceeded ad- By ROBERT TUCKMAN SAIGON, South Viet Nam (AP) -U.S. Air Force B52 bombers pounded the suspected central headquarters of the Viet Cong northwest of Saigon today and North Vietnamese army | regulars staged a mortar attack on U.S. 4th Division troops in the centra] highlands. Few shots were fired on the ground elsewhere in the war. There was no report on the effectiveness of the B52 strike. A U.S. spokesman said the North Vietnamese mortar attack, 18 mile? from the Plei Djereng Green Beret camp, caused no U.S. casualties. He said all 25 enemy rounds fell outside the American perimeter. Earlier in the day Premier Nguyen Cao Ky visited the Plei Djereng Special Forces camp to decorate Maj. Gen. Arthur S. Collins, the 4th Division commander; Brig. Gen. David O. Byars, assistant commander; and 30 other U.S. officers. The U. S. military command reported only three small skirmishes in various sectors and said 18 Viet Cong were killed. The U.S. Navy had a busy day Sunday, reporting that 7lh Fleet destroyers and rocket ships/ fired more than 1,300 five-inch shells and rockets at targets in South Viet Nam. The targets included supply routes, storage areas and fortified positions, the Navy said. There was still no word from the U.S. and South Vietnamese commands whether they would order a truce at Christmas and New Year's. The Viet Cong announced Saturday it would stop fighting for 48 hours on the Christmas weekend and for 48 hours over the New Year. Continued monsoon rains and generally bad weather over North Viet Nam sharply reduced U.S. air raids again Sunday, limiting pilots to 32 missions. The giant B52s flew in from Guam and bombed the suspected site of the Viet Cong's Central Office of South Viet Nam in jungles of Tay Ninh Province WASHINGTON (AP) - Rep. pegged at between $115 billion Hale Boggs, the third-ranking and $118 billion. Democratic leader in the House Boggs added: "I would think predicts President Johnson will that both parties, having corn-ask the new Congress for a $10- 'milted themselves to fiscal re-billion to $15-billion increase in sponsibility, will face up to such the income tax. an issue. I just don't believe But the Louisianan says John- that we would want a deficit son "hasn't told me so." of that proportion, particularly Boggs, back from talks with where the deficit is called for as Johnson in Texas last week, a result of national defense said Sunday on the CBS radio- commitments." television program "Face the Dr. Walter W. Heller, former Nation" that projected expendi- chairman of the President's tures of $125 billion will bring Council of Economic Advisers "a deficit of a considerable under John F. Kennedy and magnitude" over revenues Johnson, again urged a 5 per cent across-the-board income tax boost as a device to slow the economy. . �� . On the NBC program "Meet the Press," Heller said Sunday a tax increase should be coupled with an easing of interest rates. He said this would not bring on a recession. Heller, now a University of Minnesota economics professor, based his tax increase advocacy on a $20-billion increase in government spending, 4 to 5 per cent boost in plant spending and an increase in war costs of $10 billion to $12 billion. WINS STATE HONORS - This is Bonnie Rio of Pen-field as she was named Clearfield County Junior*Miss in October. Saturday night she took second runnerup honors and a special youth fitness trophy in the Pennsylvania Junior Miss Pageant at Reading. U. S. Highway Cutback Won't Hurt Shortway A cutback in federal funds' for interstate highway c'onstructiort will not affect construction of Interstate Route 80 (the Keystone Shortway), a spokesman for the State Highway Department at Harrisburg told The Progress this morning. The spokesman said the Short-way, like some other key highway projects under way in Pennsylvania, won't be cut short, since funds for its construction have already been approved., He did however say that the Department will review all of its*upcoming projects to determine what effect the federal cutback 1 may have on future projects. The cutback in this year's federal highway program from $4 billion to $3.3 billion is part of President Johnson's effort to cut nondefense spending as much as possible without harming essential programs. It will be up to the- states themselves to decide where the actual cutbacks are to be made. The U. S. Bureau of Roads anticipates that some projects will be postponed and others "stretch-"" ed out.  -' �  � Please Turn to Page 6, Col. 1 estimated 150 pounds was shot vance weather indications, which by Guy O'Shell of Clearfield at had promised cloudy, windy and 8:30 a. m. in. the New Millport cool weather with periodic area. rains. John Adniskey of Grampian The Slate Game Commission and Edward Antonuk of Ohio said the woods may contain Please Turn to Page 6, Col. 2 Please Turn to Page 2, Col. 2 One Given Good Chance... Two Quintuplets Battle for Life BULLETIN PITTSBURGH (AP) - Another of the Aranson quintuplets died today, leaving only one of the tiny girls still struggling to survive. By G. DAVID WALLACE ' ~ PITTSBURGH (AP) -t- Two of the Aranson quintuplets struggled for life today, but only one showed signs of overcoming the lung ailment that claimed three of her sisters. Doctors said there was little hope for the other surviving girl, Marci Jill, the last-born of the five girls, delivered 2'/j months prematurely Saturday to Mrs. Michael Aranson, 22, a former kindergarten teacher. The father, also 22, is a law student at Duquense --'�-- District Road Toll This Year Accidents ... ........ 645 Injured.............. 397 Damages ....... $329,462 Deaths.............. 15 Deaths Elsewhere .____ 4 A Year Ago Accidents ............ 625 Injured .............. 445 Damages........ $428,000 'Deaths ........ ...... 11 Deaths Elsewhere ..... 2 University. "Marci Jill is in very poor condition," one doctor said. "We really have no hope for her." Hope, remained for Roni Sue, the first-born and largest of the quints at one pound 12 ounces. She is kicking and crying and we are very hopeful," said the physician. He added, however, that there was a possibility, she could take a turn for the worse at any moment. The lung ailment first claimed Susan, the third-born, who died at 2:15 a.m., Sunday just short of 24 hours after birth. The second-born, Amy Beth, died at 2:15 p.m. and the fourth-born, Kimberly Ann, at 3:40 p.m. Dr. Lee Bass, chief of pediatrics at Magee-Women's' Hospital, said there also was a-possibility that Marci Jill's brain had been damaged by lack of oxygen. A tube was inserted into the infant's windpipe - trachea - through her mouth and a mechanical respirator was breath- 654 in State Face Draft in January HARRISBURG (AP) - The State Selective Service System announced today that the January draft call for Pennsylvania would be 654. Brig. Gen. Henry M. Gross, state system director, said this figure was a reflection of the drop in the national call for the month from 27,600 to 15,600. The draft call for December was 12,100, .nationwide and 530 in Pennsylvania. Republicans Hold Key to Division Of Committee By JACK BELL WASHINGTON (AP) - Republicans hold the cards which could divide the influential Senate Foreign Relations Committee equally between critics and supporters of President Johnson's Viet Nam policies in the new Congress. Their Senate ranks increased by three in the Nov. 8 election, Republican leaders are expected to demand, greater party representation on foreign relations and other1 important committees. Democrats now outnumber the GOP 13 to 6 on the Foreign Relations group headed by Sen. J.W. Fulbright, D-Ark. Under the new party division of 64 to 36, the Democrats would be entitled to only 12 members. There are no vacancies on the committee, however, and Democratic Leader Mike Mansfield and Republican Leader Everett M. Dirksen have a way Please Turn to Page 6, Col. 4 More Data Due in Court On Milk Law By WILLIAM E. DEIBLER HARRISBURG (AP) - An attorney for Lily - Penn Food Stores, Inc., of Philadelphia resumes arguments in Commonwealth Court today in a suit ings bonds awarded by challenging_ the constitution- Chevrolet Motor Division Also Wins fitness Trophy... County's Junior Miss Is Third in State Bonnie Rio of Penfield, Clearfield County's first Junior Miss, returned with more honors from the Pennsylvania Junior Miss Pageant held this past weekend at Reading. Miss Rio, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Rocco Rio, was named second runnerup to the first place winner, Barbara Lias of North Hills, Allegheny County. Bonnie was also presented the youth fitness trophy, one of four special awards in the Pageant. Clearfield Oct. 8, when she was Awards to Bonnie at Saturday night's finals included a , ,,, ... ,, , , , . $300 scholarship presented by crow"ed C1.e"f�eld Countf Jun- . Winners Announced For Second Week By Curwensville Stores CURWENSVILLE - A Cash Award Days promotion moved into its third week at Curwensville today with award winners for the second week announced this morning. A $50 award goes to the holder of coupon number 102,990. Five winners of $10 each are as follows: 096,661, 067,543, 098,?-481, 057,874 and 061,510, A spokesman for the continu-.' ing event reminded shoppers not to destroy their tickets: as they are eligible for future cash? awards. � Holders of winning tickets must claim their prizes no later: than Friday at 7 p. m. by calling at either Robison Printing Co. or Buzzards Stationery Stoife. ,, _ ,. T � � ior ivuss in me pageant suu the Reading Jun.or Chamber of SQred b the cleParsfield ^ Commerce, $300 in U. S. sav- j.ycees wUh an assist by jne DuBois Area Jaycees. At the county pageant she placed first ,,.�,. i" a field of 15 finalists with a national Junior Miss sponsors, performance of ..Casey at the Bat, her entry in the Creative Milk ality of Pennsylvania's Control Law. The attorney, Harold Kohn, said previously it would prob- sav-the of General Motors, one of the a Kodak presented Instamalic camera, by Eastman Kodak, D,_f . , . . ably take the entire week to another national sponsor, and , I ^ present his case.The State Milk the special youth fitness trophy Control Commission concluded Bonnie told The Progress "VYcoir a�cfJ,T p" ""7 its case against Lily - Penn this morning that she plans to ?.vi,f,? ^" ^ erS�nal A Friday- �se the scholarship to attend i^!?nTtl,1*s;;,P�!.s,e T* The commission is asking Indiana University of Pennsyl- Commonwealth Court to make vania where she will major in permanent a temporary order elementary education. She is A . ... m . it had issued earlier prohibiting presently an. honor senior at the .b� h T"TP Lily '- Penn and Louden Hill DuBois High School. DaT f Farms, Inc., of Scranton from Bonnie's trip to the Reading 1 H selling milk at retail prices Junior Miss finals began at lower than the minimum set -:- e again presented in the state Pageant. Her costume in- i a appearance, youth fitness and community service were preliminaries to the final appearance in both pageants. Twenty-seven girls competed in the Please Turn to Page 6, Col. 2 No Winner in Last Grid Contest of Year There was no winner in last weekend's Progress-Merchants football contest - the last^'one of the season. ' "' ^ Following are the scores of the contest games: SMU over Texas Christian, 21-0; Notre Dame over Southern Cal,: 51-0; Colorado State over Iowa State, 34-10.; Miami of Ohio over Cuv cinnati, 28-8; Florida State oyer j Maryland, 45-21; Miami over Florida, 21-16; Baylor over Rice1, 21-14; Memphis State over Houston, 14-13; Arizona State over Arizona, 20-17; and Holy Cross over Boston College, 32-26. Please Turn to Page 2, Col. 4 Firemen Respond To False Alarm Clearfield firemen were called out on a false alarm yesterday afternoon when the fire warning system at the Clearfield Ma-.chine Co. was accidentally set off. All companies responded to the general alarm at 5:05 p. m. 122,000 in State, Classified 1-Y, Are Studied for Eligibility PHILADELPHIA (AP) - The state Selective Service director says some 122,000 Pennsylvania men now classified 1-Y by their draft boards are receiving questionnaires to determine their eligibility for armed forces duty. Brig. Gen. Henry M. Gross said Saturday that the survey will determine whether there are any reasons other than minor physical or mental defects that by the commission. Lily-Penn, a subsidiary of Cumberland Farms of Canton, Mass., operates some five retail stores in the Philadelphia area. Louden Hill Farms has 17 retail outlets in the Scranton -Wilkes-Barre area. Both firms operate so-called jug stores where milk is sold in half-gallon and gallon quantities. The firms staled they cut the price of milk to force a legal showdown on the state's 30-year-old milk law. The law Please Turn to Page 2, Col. 4 Please Turn to Page 6, Col. 1 President Works On Papers at Ranch AUSTIN, Tex. (AP) _ President Johnson plans to work today on correspondence and reports. He obviously is pleased with the progress he has made following his operations Nov. 16 for the removal of a throat polyp and the repair of au incisional hernia. Riots Subsidized By foes, Jordan Official Charaes By ROY ESSOYAN AMMAN, Jordan (AP) - Prime Minister Wasfi Tell charged today that the violent antigovernment demonstrations in Jordan were subsidized with considerable amounts of money from the two hostile Arab nations. Tell declined to identify them, but the United Arab Republic and Syria, both antimonarchist, have been waging a vehement propaganda campaign against King Hussein's regime. The situation in West Jordan, center of the disorders, is returning to normal, Tell said, and most curfews have been lifted. Armored squads of Jordan's Arab Legion chec'ked iiew dem- Please Turn to Page 2, Col. 6 Gift Certificates For Clearfield Swimming Pool Now Available Tickets for the 1967 season at the Clearfield Swimming Pool are now on sale and can be purchased as Christmas gifts. The Pool Associat i o n announced that rates are: family (includes parents and children 17 years old and under), $20; single ticket, ages 6 through 17, $5; single ticket, ages 18 through 20, $7.50; adults, over 21 years of age, $10. Checks or cash for a membership may be mailed or brought to the Clearfield Swimming Pool Association office, second floor, The Progre s s Building, P. O. Box 291, Clearfield. Purchasers will receive an attractive gift certificate. After March 1 the gift certificates may be exchanged for season tickets at the association office. Questions on the tickets can be answered by calling 765-4051. Foster Parents To Receive $10 More in County The Clearfield County Commissioners have voted a $10 per' month increase in the amount paid to foster parents who .care for children who are wards of the county. The increase, from $35 to $45, goes into effect Thursday, Dec. 1, and was approved, the Commissioners pointed out, due to steadily rising living costs. The Commissioners also announced the reappointment, of Elmer Lezzer, Curwensville' R. D., to a four-year term on the Clearfield County Soil and Water Conservation Committee and awarded two contracts to R. D. Goss of Clearfield, low bidder on two electrical-projects at Clear Haven. ; !; The first involves installing^' Please Turn to Page 2, Col. 8 43 ;

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