California Pasadena Independent Newspaper Archives Jan 2 1958, Page 1

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Independent, The (Newspaper) - January 2, 1958, Pasadena, CaliforniaThe u Independent vol. Xxv no. 270 10c pages Pov Kuno by 5-4811 com Ifill by 6-0311 i of Allty Zenith 2330 be. By 1-8188 Pasadena cauf., thursday Jan. A 195t Rose Parade lures huge throng Buckeye Field goal nips Gutty Oregon 10-7 see Story on Page do All roads led to Pasadena they came sow and were Pasadena made its bed of chanted City. F f that happened Here today that roses today and the whole secret was of t its float entry won the sweep Happy world climbed into it. J then the secret was out. Stakes prize. Burbank did at exactly . On a pretty girl fresh As with a magic Garden a new year s Day of 1958, put her in a Garden oni Solden cup a stairway to a madness of the roses seized a warm and sunny morning i throne three Beautiful girls this City again for the music around her orchids a sea of roses time set it All in motion at a gentleman abundance of azaleas Stock. Around the great c Urve gambling Pace and you Ginger where Orange Grove Start of a Rose Parade eaves and a flair for the sweeps into Colorado Street you also have a dream Soi beautify til buffoonery that the incredible fantastic Al delightful that More than a makes a Rose Parade move most impossible tournament million people will crowd in glow and glitter rests moved by a to share it. Daydreams in Flowers known Only to Pasadena. I Pasadena dreamed it for the was the theme and Bur trumpeters in shining silk world today and a cheering.1 Hank s float dared to depict sounded a blast that brought whistling shouting a daydream of winning the the creature to life. Out of screaming squirming Multi Kose Parade sweepstakes chaos on the South Side of tude made a Roar All morning prize which it did something stirred and that meant Pasadena dreamed. Will stretched and moved in its own it right. "1l-u oxide bul this is the kind strange world Down the Center so did Burbank. A City so in of the main Street of an in tune with the strange thing Rose turn Al wins tournament of roses sweepstakes Floral daydream from 9a.m. To 10p.m. Floats displayed at Victory Park the 62 floats which rolled boulevards. Down Colorado Street yester approximately on half Day in the 69th annual tour of Flower covered floats lament of roses will be will be positioned about the played for close inspection in i area according to a planar the Post Parade area at Vic ranged in Advance by the tory Park from 9 . To 10 Post Parade committee to . Today. Assure their being seen to Entrance to area is on Best advantage by Thorn who Foj Street Between wish to examine or photo Feo Thlu and Sierra Madej graph them. Although a greater number of floats than Ever before sex. Needed the former maximum length of 40 feet the actual footage of the 62 floats is 109 Lineal feet less than last year. J a special feature of the Post Parade this year will be a Dis of some of the Gold and Silver mounted saddles trap pings from equestrian entries. Sleepy the Bear keeps kids laughing on route hello i thousands of boys and girls laughed and waved at sleepy during the Parade today. Sleepy was a California Brown Bear Complete with electric Cane. This Here electric he said is to keep the dogs away. Don t like dogs nipping around my sleepy actually was Les Sears. 61, of san Diego. Go tie said. The Rose Parade though is my favorite event. What a business i m in advertise motels you know. Look out there he said waving his electric Rane nut of harm s Roach and shuffling along in front of Fie Parade. Copter control Rose traffic smooth chief says i Pasadena police chief Clar from his hovering copter. Be once ii. Morris. 2.000 feet up in Neath him 62 floats 200 horse la traffic coordinating Helicon Man and 20 bands marched looked Down into the with dignity and poise along swirl of the country s greatest Pasadena s fabled Parade Floral spectacle yesterday a n d route. Job it s a great a s a magnificent he mid the thousands of peo As every year Morns guided Plo ii nine Colorado Street and More than traffic officers the pageantry of the Parade it it s a Tough Job. Trying to control hundreds of thousands of automobiles and persons converging Here to make Jan. 1 Pasadena s biggest Day. Control was month How Morris said climbing out of hit helicopter after a Tive ii our flight

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