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Independent Press-Telegram (Newspaper) - July 14, 1957, Long Beach, CaliforniaSee pageant see you later Alligator miss Florida s gift to mayor Ray Kealer at saturday night s miss universe pageant opening in veterans stadium was an Alligator. Auburn haired Deanie Gates gave his Honor a peek at the boxed reptile and he said promptly put that thing so she did. Staff photo by skip Council efforts to hold tax Down meet slight Success first night Beauty show is dazzling continued from Page Al members of the singers work lop. From now until Friday it s strictly a curves the girls 32 of whom e foreign born 41 from states d three representing cities. Today at A ill unit Parade will feature each girl on a separate float and will travel la one mile route West from Ala Mitos ave. To Magnolia ave. On Ocean blvd. The remainder of the week is scheduled As follows no events monday. Tuesday in municipal auditorium at 8 ., High lights from the merry widow by the singers workshop of Long Beach. Announcement of . Contestants selected for Semi finals and presentation of trophies to most popular girl in the a and to most photo Gen selected by the press. Wednesday repeat of tues Day s performance. Selection and crowning of miss ." and runners up. Thursday in municipal auditorium at 8 lights of Nina by the singers workshop. Awarding of miss Friendship trophy. Selection of miss universe Semi finalists. Friday selection of miss uni verse 195s in municipal auditorium. Highlights from the Mikado by the singers work i shop. Program starts 8 Saturday Coronation banquet and Ball in grand ballroom of the Lafayette. Admission by re served ticket Only. By George weeks City councilmen made Only slight Progress at a four hour budget session saturday toward holding the line on last year s 51.35 tax rate by paring appropriations. They trimmed from the planning dept. Budget by deciding that one vacant position of senior planner won t be filled. One caretaker appointment was eliminated from the Central services dept. At a saving of s3.240. These two items along with an earlier decision to delete for refurbishing the chamber represented Council the total pruning pending fur ther discussion of the depart mental budgets. Cuts totalling s20.000 in the City attorney s and City prosecutor s budgets were favored by some Council men but not definitely ordered. A saving of More than 000 will be required to Avert a tax boost. In reviewing the 946 police dept budget coun cil members hinted they might increase to provide for d d e d personnel scheduled to make a decision monday after an appearance by police chief William h. Dovey. Councilman Gerald Desmond pointed out that the budget recommended by the City manager s office provides for a personnel increase of Only 16 to a Perma nent quota of 500, whereas do accepts drink loses watch taking a mixed drink from a stranger proved costly for u. S. Marine William j. Tic Millen saturday. Mcmillan stationed at Twenty nine Palms told police Here he woke after the drink to discover loss o his Wallet and Wristwatch. Offer o the drink ostensibly wine and Grapefruit juice was made in front of 22s e. 1st st. Vey originally had asked for 59 additional appointees. We certainly need to do something to erase the worst traffic record in the United states and combat a wave of crimes in the downtown Dis said mayor Raymond c. Kealer. But he added if some of our policemen . Area Man killed by train at Sacramento Sacramento Coro Ner s deputies said Francis Riley 39, a transient from the that such step should not be Long Beach los Angeles Arpa taken without Advance approval of the electorate. Submission of the proposal was advocated by councilman Gerald Desmond but asserted he had never seen any definite proof the change should be made. If the City assessment function alone is transferred As Early As Jan. A saving of 712 will be possible in the fiscal year ending next june 30. I spent less time at drive ins hav ing Coffee maybe that would according to Robert c. Creighton chief of the budget and research division the recommended additions to police personnel plus 47 juvenile Bureau employees will bring Long Beach to a ranking of fourth among 23 United states cities with a ratio of 1.79 police employees per population. Councilmen also withheld action on the proposed fire dept. Budget. They asked pm native of groups r _ in to Treftc tort in 1hn Nance director s. M. Roberts said. Asst. City mgr. J. R. Mchenry submitted a list of possible departmental cuts totalling but he described them generally As he agreed to take out some of the deeper slashes and resubmit the list. Monday will be a Day of listening for the budget makers. In addition to some department called in by the Council that fire chief Frank Sander Man be called in monday for analysis of details. They got no where in a discussion of discontinuing the department s Amu interested in the advertising and promotion budget have was killed Friday night when struck by a train on the Ameri can River Bridge. Deputies reported a Southern Pacific train Rew found Riley s body lying by the tracks his left log severed at the hip after he apparently was hit by a. Pre Vious train. The victim officers said prob ably had been Riding the train that killed him. Loch cmtm., Limity july 14, miss u do it yourself kit Given herewith by i it photographers by Quentin j. It Tup if miss universe judges find themselves in too much of a quandary this year when it comes to choosing the com Eliest contestant Here s a revolutionary idea which May help them you too it s a miss universe do it yourself kit. Simply take the list of vital statistics on paces 4 and 5, compare them with the panoramic picture of All the contestants and then judiciously apply scissors. If you Don t come up with your idea of the perfect you re just not trying. Or else you re greedy. To illustrate the fascinating possibilities of the do it yourself idea i it Stag photographers selected their favor Ite component parts shown herewith. Chief photog Roger Coar selected Gerti Daub miss Ger Many to provide the head part John Neagle decided that Valeria Fabrizzi miss Italy displayed the Best set shoulders part 2 and Bob Shumway Castinis walking around vote part 3 for Marianne Gaba miss Illinois so act delay. Lire s your Chance to Cut up a Little with the world s prettiest girl. Part z pageant my initiated in Pool at hotel pageant med Hennessey has Baen initiated. A group of International beauties led by capita Mercado miss puerto tossed him in the Pool at a Midnight swim at Lafayette hotel. Others who girl handled him were Gloria Noakes miss Ruth Lycan miss Earlyn Rego iffy miss Louisiana and Mary Ford miss v Ingeb Jons son miss in being interviewed by the press concerning wha she thought about the Macri can hot dog replied hot dog what is this do you mean warm the thing that impressed miss Sweden mos Ras the swimming Pool. Governor John e. Davies of North Dakota sent a Telegram to mayor Kealer expressing the .gratitude1 of his state at the 21st i annual Celebration in the in san Rafael apply to National peace Garden whirl Yoke killer asks Freedom cation for release from Mendo Cino state Hospital has been filed by mrs. Netti Jacobsen 27 year old housewife who shot and killed her husband Earl in 1955. Dist. Atty. William 0. Sich said the ranch told police voices told me to kill her 32-year-old husband in a been declared sane by or. Daniel Hospital superintendent. Lies across the Border Between the United states and Canada which symbolizes the Unity Neighb oiliness. And Trust be tween our two nations a Sam ple which we wish the whole world could share. In this connection we Send our miss Annc Marit studness to the sixth an Nual miss universe Beauty pageant which similarly symbolizes orld Unity and they Are lance1 service in favor of. Con tracts with private operators. The fire dept. Budget Calls for an increase in personnel from 3s5 to 403, principally be cause of the proposed granting of Holiday time off. The people of Long Beach Are accustomed to Good serv said councilman Lewis d. Reese. We should run the City As it should be run and if it re quires a tax increase lets face councilmen renewed an old dispute Over proposed trans Fer of tax assessment and collection functions to the county. Five of the six present agreed the real i get the by Selling those things you re not using through classified ads of course dial he 2-5959 for the Aid of a classified and writer. Local news briefs Locc teacher sets Berlin talk it. Adolf Stone Long i Ivity College geography instructor has been invited to Del i special lecture at the free University of Berlin City Colle. Learned saturday. His topic will be the geographical problems of Southern or. Stone is immediate past president of the California Council of geography teachers and was editor of the 1955-56 California almanac. He is travelling extensively in Europe this summer to gather material for a new course in travel Geog Raphy to be offered on the Lakewood Campus in the fall semester. Waterloo picnic saturday annual Waterloo Iowa picnic will be held saturday in Bixby Park from 11 . To 2 All former residents and their friends Are invited. Douglas aircraft co., inc. And olympic airways will share in order for two pcs Jet airliners with an option for a third it Wax announced Ltd. Placed the order on behalf of the a. A. Onassis interests. The planes each will Cost six Mil lion dollars. Continued through wednesday july 31 annual summer Sale every r Lem in this clearance is selected from our Andover Quality merchandise considerably reduced for this 15-Day period you la find suits spor Coats , Odd trousers ties and Many other items at sizeable savings of usual there is no charge for All sales final no. 210 la cuff ave. Clothing for gentlemen Friday hours 12 til 9 part 3 Long Beach Santa Ana a pair of Beauty blessings by Jermaine Montell famous Gerraine Monteil Beauty preparations help you per sent a super glow fluid make up veils the skin in Luminous freshness. Beauty Balm keeps precious natural moisture in the skin. Gerraine super glow fluid make up and Gerraine Monteil Beauty Balm 2.25, 3.50 and All prices plus tax envelops you in Lovely fragrance with new Coty Mist your favorite fragrance in a modern Spray new copy Cologne Mist glorifies your scent to make it twice As o twice As lasting. Merely a touch of your fingertip creates an Aura of loveliness. 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