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Bennington Banner (Newspaper) - September 25, 1963, Bennington, Vermont Vermont safety experts reorganization proposed Convene today at Barre for it. Superintendents Barre a the safest place in Vermont today should be Barre auditorium. That s because a Battery of experts will be explaining safety measures in a variety of Fields under the Banner of the Vermont safety Council. Its second annual meeting will have workshops in four different safety areas Highway Home youth and farm. President Helen Lawrence of Jericho opened the All Day session Herbert Whitney new Hampshire Deputy fire marshal gave a demonstration on household safety then William Johnson of Marshall Mcclennan co., Chicago 111., gave the keynote address. At a luncheon mrs. Lawrence mayor George n. Estivill of Barre and atty. Thomas j. Kenney Secretary of civil and military affairs spoke. Four afternoon workshops started at 1 30 . John d. Merchant state 4-h Leader is chairman of the youth safety workshop. Sgt. Richard c. Curtiss of the state police will speak on youth s concern for safety. The chairman of the Home safety workshop will be mrs. Andrew Johnson chairman of the it. Federation of women a clubs. Speakers will be mrs. Agnes d. Beaton director of the women s division Allstate insurance Ralph a. Whitney commercial manager of Green Mountain Power corp. Kenneth f. Mcintosh executive Secretary of it. Association of insurance agents and mrs. Claire Lathrop the Outlook woman s club of Bristol. Ivan e. Edwards Secretary and manager of the automobile co. Of America will head the Highway safety workshop. Speakers on Quot four Steps to safety Quot will be George f. Laing assistant principal of Brattleboro Union school District Bryce j. Kinney chief inspector of the motor vehicle dept. Sgt. Curtiss and Robert c. Schwartz commissioner of motor vehicles. Their topics will be Driver education learners permits safety belts and reflector Zed plates. Keith Wallace president of the Vermont farm Bureau and Everett a. Willard master of the state Grange will be co chairmen of the farm safety workshop. A future Farmers of America group will give a safety demonstration. Extension agricultural Engineer Andrew Tessmann will speak on electrical safety on the farm. Extension entomologist George Maccollom will discuss safety in the use of pesticides. Just off it. 313 in Arlington it. Luncheon 12 00 2 00 dinner 6 00 8 00 sunday 12 30 a Loo lobster a thursdays closed every tuesday reservations appreciated Call 375 6450 Woodiw Oimas Bennington . 28-4 . Live models latest style free in above Woolworth store a free fill in this Coupon for Complete fall outfit. 4 pm. Drawing no Purchase necessary name address Winner must be present at drawing. Montpelier a a Basic reorganization of the Structure of the Vermont superintendents association was proposed Here late last week at a meeting of the association s steering committee. Supt. Edson e. Phelps of Poultney is president of the association. The steering committee which consists of representatives from the five area superintendents groups within the state voted to appoint a committee of two to draw up proposals for circulation among the members. Action on the new structural plan will be taken at the october meeting of the association during the Vea convention in Burlington. Supt. Philip h. Mathew son of Montpelier and supt. Charles b. Johnson of the Washington Northeast District were named to the committee. Putnam company to sponsor fair Putnam Hose company of Bennington fire department will hold a fair thursday Friday and saturday nights at the old playground lot at the Corner of county and depot streets it was announced this morning by Charles Hoyt Foreman. There will be rides concessions and other entertainment both for children and adults. The fair opens every night at 7. Charles Richmond is chairman of the project assisted by All members of the company. Trooper Speaks to St. Franeis parents group trooper i Carthur Yeaw state police assistant safety education officer spoke at the first fall meeting of St. Francis de sales Parent teacher group wednesday at chs cafeteria. His talk entered about the installation and use of seat belts. A film followed. Trooper Yeaw was introduced by the new co president John r. Stone or. The other new officers introduced included mrs. John Jean Stone jr., co president mrs. Patricia Raymond vice president mrs. Jane Colby Secretary mrs. Julie Galipeau treasurer mrs. Dorothy Haddad health committee Robert and Florence Kalinowski ways and Means committee mrs. Virginia Galipeau teacher s aids mrs. Mary Sennett Aud mrs. Patricia Mcgurn program committee. Sister Ellen Terese announced that two new overhead projectors and a cop master Tor each floor have been purchased and starting this week All children in grades 1-8 will be Given the Sra series of tests. All children Are to be in uniform by oct. I and As Man a As possible should be present Ith their class at 9 15 mass on sunday. Sister Carl Joseph and her third Grade class will keep the statue of St. Joseph Tor the next month having had the most parents 31, present at the meeting. The it. Rev. Msgr. Francis b. Flanagan closed the meeting with a prayer. Next months meeting will consist of a Silver Tea and reception for the new teachers. All special prices Stop in today and see for yourself the wonderful ranges washers dryers freezers a refrigerators . Rudd a a South Street dial 2-9056 Bennington education commissioner a. John Holden or. Served As consultant to the group. Supt. Theodore Whalen of Waterbury chairman of the workshop committee reported on a study now under Way to obtain academic credit for teachers attending workshops. A full committee report will be Given at the october meeting. Or. Karlene v. Russell state curriculum consultant discussed a number of curriculum items with the group. Members of the steering committee in addition to Phelps Mathewson and Johnson include supt. Clinton w. Demeritt St. Albans supt. Dnaiel g. Of Connor Wilmington supt. Llewellyn Roberts Danville and supt. Robert b. Vail Manchester Center. Bennington Banner wednesday september 25, 1963-5 Long Monorail new Yoku up a construction has begun on the Orient s longest Monorail system which will link downtown Tokyo with Tokyo International Airport says the Japan National tourist association. Scheduled for completion by sept. I 1964 in time for the olympics the system will transport about 138,000 passengers a Day along the eight mile route at speeds of More than 40 Miles per hour. Gerald s. Mac Jarrett ends Boot training Gerald s. Macjarrett son of mrs. Bertha Macjarrett of 208 Gage St., is now stationed at North Island san Diego calif., where he is attending aviation machinist school. He was enlisted in the . Navy in june with the Vermont shipmate company. The airman has completed two weeks leave Here after finishing his Boot training at the naval training Center great lakes 111. Dartmouth scientists to probe Man against nature Hanover . A increasing scientific knowledge has enabled Man to manipulate his environment but with mixed results. As he destroys insect pests with insecticides he also kills Birds. As he aids the housewife with tier monday Wash he pollutes streams with detergents. Three Dartmouth College scientists have received a $59,400 National science foundation Grant to investigate one Way in which Man s work May have affected nature s delicate balance. The scientists plan a three year study of the Mineral cycles in a Small watershed in the Hubbard Brook experimental Forest in West Thornton . They will ultimately attempt to assess the effects resulting from human activities in the area such As use of pesticides Normal tree cutting or controlled burning. Concurrent work by the . Forest service in the same watershed will provide vital background data for the Dartmouth scientists. The Forest service is already collecting water flow and weather data so the combined research efforts will allow correlation of Mineral cycles with other events in the system. The Dartmouth scientists Are f. Herbert Bormann professor of botany Gene e. Likens assistant professor of biology and Noye m. J Hanson assistant professor of geology. They Hope that their study will reveal both practical guidelines for land management and important principles governing the operation of any similar water system. The scientists will first calculate an annual Mineral a budget Quot for the watershed. The volume of water leaving the system is known from the Forest service s continuous records. Periodic chemical measurements will enable them to estimate the amount of a Mineral substance such As Calcium in each unit of water. They can then calculate the total amount of any element leaving the system during a Given period of time. During the same period of time the amount of precipitation entering the system will be measured and the amount of the Mineral in the moisture determined. Therefore the scientists will know both the input and output a of any one Mineral element and will be Able to calculate a Mineral Quot budget Quot for the system. For most elements they expect that the total annual output in the Stream will exceed the total input in rainfall in other words the system will be losing these elements. The scientists Hope to correlate the losses with various meteorological events such As temperature fluctuations rainfall patterns and evaporation. In the intermediate phases of the study once the initial work is on a continuing basis the scientists Hope to study various biological Phenomena of the system and correlate them with the Mineral cycles. This will include the Leaf cycles soil respiration population of the Fauna and Flora of the Stream and chemical and mineralogical change in the Bedrock. Once the various biological geological chemical relationships of the watershed Are known the final phases of the study will investigate the effects of different land management practices on these relationships. Particular practices have not yet been selected but possibilities include cutting of Trees and leaving them in place Normal cutting operations controlled burning and treatment with pesticides and herbicides. Lion Ltd it mrs Auriti a a a season s events a dinner at West Mountain farm in Arlington opened the new year of the Bennington lioness club. There were 16 members and one guest present. A Short business meeting followed the dinner. It was voted to again sponsor two hot lunches during the school year for needy children. Or. C. Fred Wandrey gave three humorous readings from Helen Osgood a Quot Book of the next meeting is scheduled oct. 14 at the Home of mrs. Harold Kramer with mrs. Sadye f o r b e r to mrs. Arthemise Plourde and mrs. Ester Ruskin As hostesses. All wives of Bennington Lions Are invited to become members. They should Contact mrs. Fred Butler president. Brightest color Ever seen on an Roa Victor to screen Ria Victor new Vista color to a super powerful Quot new Vista tuner provides amazing picture pulling Power. A 24,000-Volt factory adjusted new Vista color Chassis. A dependable space age sealed circuitry if Glare proof Glass safety window. Is bonded on to reduce reflections if two keyed color controls make tuning so simple a child can do it. 265 a in. Picture color to for As Little As s3-oo per we. Designed or the future. All Chennel new Vista uhf tuning can be installed at any y time optional extra in All new Ria Victor color and most Blae end White to models. A a Black end White Remote control to Cen be converted to receive up to 4 uhf channels. Most new models Cen be ordered with All Channel new Vista uhf tuning. The most trusted name in television Dave a to 308 main St. Dial 2-2320 Bennington George m. Fienberg of Convent Avenue was one of about a dozen top democrats who met sunday with gov. Philip h. Hoff to plan the party a annual Jefferson Jackson Day dinner to be held in Burlington oct. 25. Keynote speaker at the dinner will be vice president Lyndon b. Johnson. The event will be a $25-a-plate affair. Tickets which can be obtained from Fienberg will be available on a first come first serve basis to a maximum of 400 people. Fienberg said a private reception for vice president Johnson will take place at gov. Hoff s Burlington Home before the dinner. The reception will be open to members of the democrats $100-club. The reception will begin at 8 . The dinner which will take place at the hotel Vermont. Honor . Hurley miss Carol Russell models outfit to be Given at i bus. Lumper $3.99 Nylon Hose 49c casual Boot shoes $2.99 handbag $1.99 jewelry 49c Blouse $1.59. Total outfit Complete $11.54. This outfit will be Given to some Lucky Young lady at a drawing to be held at Mool Horth s on saturday september 28 at 4 . L try Blank can be found elsewhere on this Page. Evans j news office equipment inc. 431 main Street dial 2-6326 Bennington it. Yowl Uknis Muu cards no. Bennington county students reach Semi finalist in Merit scholarships not a single Bennington county student has placed As a semifinalist in the annual Competition for National Merit scholarships. Names of the 13,000 High school students around the nation who became Semi Flea lists were released today by the National Merit scholar slip corp., of Evanston 111. There were 44 Semi finalists in Vermont. Putney school led the list with to followed by Edmunds High school in Burlington with 6 Rutland High school with 4 then Springfield High school and Brattleboro Union High school with 3 each. Schools with 2 Semi finalists each were Montpelier High school it. St. Joseph Academy of Rutland St. Johnsbury Academy Vermont Academy of sax democrats plan . Johnson oct.25 dinner after anniversary or. And mrs. Earl s. Hurley of 207 depot St., who observed their 25th wedding anniversary a week ago today were entertained at a family dinner saturday night. Their two daughters Juliamae and Jean gave the party with about 20 in attendance. Mrs. Hurley is the former miss Helen Ryan. They were married sept. 17, 1938 at St. Francis de sales Church rectory by the Rev. . Henry. Their daughter Julianne is a registered nurse now on the staff of St. Luke s Hospital Pittsfield mass., where her sister Jean is attending the St. Luke s school of nursing. Or. Hurley is superintendent of mails at the local Post office where he has been employed since 1928. Mrs. Hurley is employed at Bellemare amp sons on North Bennington Road. The couple was also honoured thursday night at an employees dinner Given by or. And mrs. Paul Bellemare and their sons. Ton s River and Waterbury High school. Vermont schools with one each were Bellows Falls High school Essex Junction High school Lyndon Institute South Burlington High school Woodstock City school St. Anne s Academy of Swanton and Wells River High school. This test of educational development was Given in More than 16,-500 High schools last March. Becoming a Semi finalist is the first step toward winning a four year Merit scholarship to a College of the student s Choice. Quot the future leaders of our nation will be found among Young people who have the qualities and aspirations represented by these Semi finalists Quot said John m. Stalnaker president of the National Merit scholarship corporation. Quot they Are not Only intellectually Able but characteristically advertisement they Are also ambitious energetic and resourceful Quot he added. Quot in honouring them we pay credit too to the families teachers and communities which have aided them in their efforts to names of the Merit scholars will be announced about april 23, 1964. The exact number will depend on the amount of sponsor support of the program but in 1963 there were about 1,500. Stipends average $850 a year although awards May reach a maximum of $6,000 for the four College years. For students who already have financial resources to enable them to attend the College of their Choice the awards Are $400 for the four years. The Merit program was established in 1955 with Grants from the Ford foundation and Theca Negie corporation of new York. In 1962 the Ford foundation announced additional Grants to continue the program through 1970. Advertisement quietly peruse our Xmas books in our Mezzanine. No interruption. 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