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   Abilene Reporter-News, The (Newspaper) - June 29, 1962, Abilene, Texas                               "WITHOUT OR WITH OFFENSE TO FRIENDS OR FOES WE SKETCH YOUR WORLD EXACTLY AS IT GOES' 82ND YEAR, NO. 13 ABILENE, TEXAS, FRIDAY MORNING, JUNE 29, PAGES IN TWO SECTIONS PAGE ONE [By Katharyn Duffj This is an harassed age, one In which the competitive spirit rules not always. Another example of the will- ingness to pitch in and help When trouble comes happened Thursday in Abilene. Harold A. Sibbet ol 874 N- Jefferson Dr. died at 10 p.m. Wednesday in Hendrick Memo- rial Hospital. He owned and operated Mo- Cleaners. Early Thursday other dry cleaners, members of ihe Pro- fessional Dr, Cleaners Associa- tion, wei.t to his shop, gathered up work waiting to be done, di- vided it among themselves and took it to their shops to process and deliver. The association, .which in- cludes some 16 shop owners, is headed by Leroy Duke of Park- way Cleaners. Dock Tyler oE Tyler Cleaners is secretary- treasurer and Carl Turner of Vogue is vice president. Mr. Sibhet was president ot the as- sociation last year. Mrs. Mary Hollingsworth of Boute 2, Rule, asked if there are any with a surname longer than her 13-letter Preliminary investiga- tion prompted a tentative an- swer, "no." (In giving the an- swer some other 13-letter names were cited and, as a flock of careful readers have pointed out, a typographical error gave Hcllinghausen an extra But the answer to Mrs. Hol- lingsworth should be "yes." Mrs. Kathryn Daniel, who works in the admissions office at Hendrick Memorial Hospital arrl with whom names are something of a hobby, offers a longer one. Wenetschlaegcr has 14 letters. Mrs. Paul'.-Williams cites an- other of the same length, right here in the Abilene telephone book. G. W. Siautzenburger man- ages Kip's on N. 1st St. But the longest suggested, so far, comes from Mrs. Stanley Westland, 2155 S. 1st St., who writes of a cousin who lives in Fennimore, Wis. His name is Henry Schmah- lenberger. Fifteen letters. The English spelling, she says, is Smallberry. Oniy 10. The phone book is shy of names with less than three let- ters but Wayland Yates, Har- din-Simmons publicity man, sup- plies two two-letter names. Nancy Au and David Ng are students at H-SU. Both are from Hong Kong, Yates says. To those volunteers, moth- ers and teen-agers, who have alreadv made it through Vaca- tion Bible School go congratula- tions. To those who have VBS ahead go best wishes. One who has already served this summer tells of a youngster 'who was quoting his memory verse. It was from the book of "Revolutions." And the worm problem has been solved in one church. e of teen-agers, includ- ing Frances Osborne, daughter of the W. Graydon Osbornes, and Julia Galbraith, daughter of the Guho Galbraiths. wove helping out with those three- year-olds when one day one lit- lle boy brought with him a worm. The worm was in a box. And with it were four marshmallows, for it to eat in case of hunger. The session was well under- way when someone saw a lit- tle girl silling happily. Baling marshmallows. The grown-ups looked in the box. No rnarshmailows. No worm. A worm hunt, somewhat frantic, was launched. The nibbling little girl declin- ed to say if she had gone all the way. But the worm was found. Someone had filed it in a wastebasket. NEWS INDEX StCTION A loft 14 TV Scout Oil n.wi 18 SECTION I Womcn't AmvMintnti I OMtmrln Mlttricll 10 II ftfm MWI It Rewriting of Charter Approved by 11 to 1 NEVER TOO YOUNG Dee Berryhill, 2Vz Patti Berryhiil, 4, daughters of Mr. and Berryhill of Ballinger, were two of the youpgeUt' riders in the parade opening the Ballinger Thursday afternoon. They rode in the Ballinger Roderj Assn. group. Other photo Pg. 3-A. (Staff photo by Jim- my Parsons) A small number of Abilene vot- ers Thursday gave almost 10-to-l approval of a plan to write a new city charter and named 15 of 25 candidates to a 'special commis- sion to do the job. The total vote in the special election was in four city boxes, only slightly more than Mayor C. R. Kinard's most opti- mistic estimate of The vote was- for the char- ter re-write to 99 against. Balloting at the four places Vv-as: voting Be: against. the election was more than twice the num- FAST MOVING SHOW Parade Kicks OH Ballinger Rodeo By JIM EATON Reporter-News Staff Writer fans at a fast moving show here Thursday night were shown that top perfor- mers sometimes come in small packages. Cowboys and cowgirls, ranging from ages 12 and under to 19, pleased ihe opening night crowd at the Fourth Annual World's championship Junior Rodeo. The nontenants compete in 16-M, groups. Other performances at the rodeo arena located in northwest Ballinger will be held Friday and Asnennont Rodeo Sigry Pg. 5-A Saturday at 8 rodeo is sponsored by Bve Ballinger Rodeo Association. Tiie rodeo was usteed in with a colorful downtown parade at 5 p.m., watched by to estimated persons. In the float first place was won by the Co-Op Gin of Ballinger. Second place went to the Ballinger Jaycees, and Run- nels County Rodeo Auxiliary was third. fe The Ballinger first in the children's arvisJcft Placing second Bios Inc Shelja aer nding i a pon> was third Randell rneasH tijf [he out of town uS pai icie Archie Parr or Balliogei t'on the old-car division. fc The Ballinger Bearcat Band which led the paraoe and was only band entetecl, was "presented See RODEO, Market's Rally Best in Month! NEW YORK stock market rallied strongly Thursday and piled up its biggest gain since May 29. Several buying waves surged :hrough the market as it bounced up from what brokers had hoped would be a strong support level. Since the May 29 partial recov- ery from the severe loss of the day market had not been able to mus- ter such vigor. The recent pattern has been for sharp advances to be whittled or wiped out before a trading session ended. Some brokers said there was heavy buying Thursday by insti- tutions, including mutual funds, pension funds, and insurance companies. This was mainly con- centrated in the better grade stocks. An estimated billion was vanced 20.37 to 557.35, also the largest jump in a month. Stand- ard Poor's 500-stock index was up 1.81 to 54.41. Steels, motors, oils, drugs, rails, utilities, aerospace issues and other groups posted sharp gains added stocks to the quoted, value of to listed on the New York Stock Exchange, based on the ad vaiice ot the Associated Press 60- stock average. The Ap average spurted 6.50 to 207.60. On May 29 it had risen 8.90 in the biggest gain since 1929. The Dow Jones average ad- running up chips and stocks. to by some blue higher by glamor 01 issues traded, ad- vanced and 131 declined. Volume increased to 5.44 mil- lion shares from 3.89 million Wednesday, the New York Stock Exchange licker tape trailed floor transactions by 13 minutes during the morning and was late again during the final selling wave. Among the wide-moving issues, International Business Machines advanced ?11 to Litton In- dustries to and Xerox WHERE IT RAINED TUSCOLA WINGATE l.mi. South. WINTERS.. ,..11.6 ..50 .19 Other gains included U.S. Steel to Ford lo Sears Chrysler Roebuck to to 63.75, American Telephone 2.62 to 62, Eastman Kodak to Du Pont S5.25 to and Loril- lard to Brief Showers Dampen Area Brief showers Thursday brought rainfall ranging up to one. hall inch at Sweetwater and Coleman and lesser amounts in several are- as of Central West Texas. Coleman reported rainfall begin ning late Thursday with light rah continuing after 10 p.m. when the .50 inch ot moisture was record ed. Sweetwater's rainfall fell in a short period beginning at p.m. The Abilene Municipal Airpor reported a trace of moisture, ant in some areas of Abilene there were brief showers during the aft- ernoon. Forecast for Friday and Satur- day called for continued scattered showers in the area. ber of voters who went-to- the W. Lee Byrd, 668; and J. Floyd polls to approve the present char- ter- 51 years ago. Fifteen of the 25 nominees se- lected for a place ,on; the ballot by members of the City Com- mission withstood "scattershot" absentee voting which gave 188 candidates 271 votes. Mayor Kinard said late Thurs- day he will call the 15-member board into session "some time next week." "I would want them to let the I their duties Malcom, 612, The remaing candidates on the printed ballot and their votes are: John DeFord, 608; Dan Boone, 86; Rufus Sivley, 565: Mrs. J. F. Conlan, 563; Theo Ash, 549; Dar- rell Knight, 516; Russell Day, 489, Reed Ingalsbe, 456; Dan Sorrells, 362; and Marshall Boy- kin, 330. The board will be responsih'e for writing a new charter to re- place the much-amended charter which the city's government has operated under since 1311. Past and present city officials had urged approval of the pro- posal, saying that operating of the city is difficult in many because of archaic provisions still; included in the present charter. Thursday's election marked tnt seventh time since 1911 that Abi- lene citizens had voted on ameni ments to the document. In alii it now included 55 amendmenfS approved in these elections. -i Hayon i on its own? House Okays JFK Trade I Over Plan by GOP Commission; live officials will deal charter group only in an advisory capacity. lie said ne can lopes the group ive ijec- m W the November general election. 15 .nominees named to the and the number of votes iury, 929; Robert Tiffdny Minter Jr., 898 Stetens 851 Gftrvin Beauchamp, C -770; John 743 Flovd jludson Smart, 740; A. Crufe'her E.'Russell, 687; SSHINGTON (AP) Thej passed President Ken- t's sweeping new trade Passage of the measure came] quickly after a 253-171 vote against substituting for the Ken- by ja Republican move to con-j gthe present program, "bill was sent to the Senate "pte of 298-125. bill Thursday after bowling nedy program a Republican-spon- sored bill which would have pro-! vided for a one-year extension of the present trade law with its de- pleted bargaining power. Senate Approves Ddbt Limit Jump Scott EATHER Hearing" oil 'the; health, day.to to a ne On a completi He claimed the .federal govern- ment has assets almost fully equal to its debt, which he said miles) _____ through Satin-da: UtaTj i5-A) tlNJTY (Radius y, warm and humid with scattered aiternoon :CE the rariiy, Befoi (API After ply differing opinions nment's basic fiscal Senate voted Thurs- the federal debt limit of billion. roll call, the Senate :ongressional action on boost the limit, tempo- Committee, in arguing that the On this key vote 43 Republicans joined 210 Democrats in defeating the substitution move while 44 Democrats and 127 Republicans were recorded for it. Kennedy, who made a special appeal for passage of the bill at his news conference expressed gratification ,at thB House action. He said it "reflects the national character of this islation as well as its impor- tance." In a statement dictated to news- men by White House Dress secre- tary Pierre Salinger, the Preafc dent said he looks forward to eat; ly and successful consideration of the measure by the Senate. "this matter serves the great national interest of the ,u' u ,Per ,SmCf (Kennedy said. World War II while national out-, Nvhjle Hovjse Repubiicans took put has zoomed 150 per cent. forma, partv positj0n, most of EXAS: Partly irday. Scattered isolated SitfFSay luteriSoon, High Friday NORTHWEST TEXAS Friday and Saturday. Mostly late thui 'lowers. Hlch Frida SOUTHWEST TE Clear to cloudy ..rtly 85-M. pm billion. final vote, a key test a 52-37 count turned downJp amendment by Sen. John "lams, R-Del.. to limit the to billion. nnically, the House-originat- rieasure provides for a ?30B- Friday and Saturday with scattered noon thundershowers Friday. J" 85-95.' ______ _____ p.m.: and for 24-hours ending 9 and low same date last year: 93 and 70. Sunset last night: sunrise today: sunset tonisiht: Barometer reading at 9 p.m.: 28.90. Humidity at 9 p.m.: 65 per cent. limit first nine of fiscal 1963 starting billion from April to 1963, and billion for six days of the year. F Byrd, D-Va.. led to adoption of the He called the fisca! serious" and iudget Director David E Bell should be fired. Sen. Paul H. Douglas. D-I11., like Bell a former economics pro- fessor, insisted that the nation's fiscal condition is much sounder than opponents of the hill report. Many Republicans joined with Byrd, chairman of the Finance ceiling should be held to bil- lion. But, in the final vote, appar- ently the majority agreed with the premise of the bill's floor manager. Sen. Robert S. KMT, D- Okla., who said the Senate really had no choice but to approve the ?8-billion boost. "This is the irreducible mini- mum he added. He added that Congress makes the debt with its appropriations and must provide the treasury with the ceiling it needs to man- age the debt. On final passage 43 Democrats were joined by 12 Republicans in the majority while the opposition was made up of 20 Republicans and 14 Democrats. The Williams amendment was opposed by 48 Democrats and Republicans and supported by 28 Republicans and 9 Democrats. he GOP leaders there backed the See HOUSE, Pg. 5-A, Col. 5 Don't Miss GASOLINE ALLEY 4-. Uncle Watt and all the menV bers of his family wont you to keep up with them while you're on vacation. We'll sove your papers in our Vacation- Pak. deliver them upon your return all at no extra cost. Call OR 3-4271, Circulation Dept., or see your agent. Leases Big Downtown Store Appliance Furniture Co. has leased the Jay Building, N. 3rd at Cypress, for a new down- town location, Curtis Head, pres- ident of the organization said Thursday afternoon. The Jay Building on the southwest corner of the intersection, at one time was occupied by Montgomery Word Co. Head said his company ex- pects to be able to open ils new downtown store nt- Ihe new lo- cation by July 10 and that this move will In iio way affect the organization's other stores in Abi- lene. At tlwt the appliance furn- iture company will occupy the first three floors and mezzanine of the four-story brick building. How- ever, the fourth story will be oc- cupied later if business conditions justify, Head declared. The building contains approxi- mately square feet of floor space and has two elevators, one for passengers and the other for the movcmement of freight. The structure, located in the heart of the city, was built in 1928. MannRcr for the new store had not been determined Thursday af- ternoon. Head indicated ho would one later date, The building is owned by the Jay Trust Estate, which is operat- ed by the trustees for the ex- clusive benefit of McMurry Col- lege, according to Vic one ot the trustees. Other trustees include R. A. McDaniel, Walter F. Johnson, Dr. Gordon Bennett, and Mae Belle McDnniel, all of Abilene The late Mr. and Mrs. S. M. Jay of Abilene were donors to the trust fund. The DfcW Appliance and Furni- firm and is now owned by Head md w. E, (Oew) Furniture Co, h.s leased the Jay Buil vA Cyprwi tor downtown location and occupy the building, at gomery Ward Co.7by July   

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