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Irving Daily News Texan Newspaper Archives May 30 1962, Page 1

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Irving Daily News Texan (Newspaper) - May 30, 1962, Irving, Texas North Batt taxi come wily Norvici loader 1961-62weather c Lear to Par a Cloud today and thursday High both Days lower a s it get upper 6 volume 57 number 129 sunday104. Week days54your Home newspaper in Texas fastest Irving Dalls county Tinas bean by Tex Adams Tex Adams note i his special address was prepared some time ago Ami held in readiness for Spring commencement exercises co nor a til at ions graduating High school seniors. Congratulations on your arrival at these empyrean Heights. You a re the class that everybody agreed could not make it. Certainly this opinion was liberally shared by the mayor the police chief and Likely the superintendent your parents and counsellors. Graduation comes As one of the Joys of unexpected accomplishments. Before this class is dissolved into the Broad River of time never to be again United in life a same precious pattern some matters need Clearing. Take this business of old Baldy. The few remaining hairs in his venerable head Are five shades whiter than when you came into his school four Short years ago. And you Well know the Long series of episodes that caused it. Baldy and the Frog. Baldy and the Flat tire. Baldy and the bananas. Now that was a scream who can Ever forget How old Baldy looked when he handed the superintendent a banana instead of the scroll of Honor. A and miss queer. What an Odd one she was. All those Book recons you turned in. She thought you had spent hours and hours Reading every line of that Scott Dickens Are Hugo. But she sure slipped when she put a Bon Uncle Alfred s know the one that he made an a on at the University. But be not too critical. Do not Muddy the water est you have to Swap horses in the Middle of the Stream. Remember your recommendations will come from old Baldy and miss queer. And each by some Well turned phrases will sound like it was for a Rhodes scholar. A but enough for memories. You stand on the threshold of a challenging world. One in which there is no place for mediocrity. Mediocrity is for Days Long past. This is a different time about a different place in which a different kind of people i Ive far different from which our forefathers faced. The changing world is a t world of science. There is no room for today mesday Mav 30. 1962 bargain buying kills nose fall make it Mise. Miss Irving pageant la Linda us a Montgomery one of the talented lovelies entered in the miss Irvine contest admires the pageant trophies with Jaycees Max Reese left and Jerry meager a is no in firs 7i� a per is Quot for jul Quot e 2 to to hts he school auditor us a it marts Texas beauties v 3 Kre prese Quot Ive t0 the miss Texas Competition where i a beauties compete for a shot at the coveted miss american title. Previously drama san dental is a a a residents of d1ias miss Montgomery is an outstanding the to. Trl a exas and wl11 d0 a Reading from Shakespeare a Richard Iii for the Talent portion of the contest. News texan photo. School regulation enforced ruling on Sun dress irks coeds parents the Irving school Board monday night reaffirmed its Faith in school administrators to interpret the general rules requiring that students Wear appropriate clothing to classes. The Issue was brought to a boil monday night when two irate parents confronted the Board with a demand that the trustees spell out More specifically what girls can Wear to Irving High school. Their daughter had been sent Home from school last week for wearing a Low Cut Sun dress to classes. They said numerous girls had run into the same difficulty and that confusion prevailed concerning what is proper and what is not. Quot the word appropriate has been jammed Down my Throat Quot declared the father who is an airline Pilot and who picks Many of his daughters dresses. Some of these girls were allowed to stay several hours before being sent Home. To me it looks like there s a conflict on what is the Board however refused to elaborate further on clothing regulations. Supt. . Hanes said that since very few coeds had run into trouble it indicated to him that the standards of propriety were generally Well understood. Quot what do you want us to spell it out to the neck or co a bone1,&Quot asked trustee or. Harold Watkins. These Are sober times. Gone is the moment for the goof off the big laugh. Look about you arid you will see the cause for dismay. Ahead of you Are your elders. They Are preoccupied with problems Only of concern to an aging population. And there can be no Hope for help from the classes below. The juniors and sophomores Are not of keen enough Mettle. The swarm of tots in elementary school can never carry their full Burden. A a this puts it squarely up to us we Are not of the past. We Are not of the future. We Are of the present. So i Tell you fellow members of the class of Nineteen Hundred and Twenty six. Arise and accept life s Challenge. On our shoulders rests the Fate of the world. Wood would t Bend. Is Fine car mashup on of Conner re. Is known by the int news Lens. The util Irv in rated just South of Irving High school a nearly we Beuel /eel8 j a re. Arnee Leuel Geiger 17, 512 Cedar struck in. Geezer was treated at a local clinic fora Cut in the Mouth. Damage �?olf0 was >1��1 a Uso to the Pele at $150. A ,r.e7 a i and sgt Jota Bohannon Are shown conferring after the wreck. News texan photo Quot that s what i want Quot the father shot Back. Quot Well it would take a 100-Page Book Quot Watkins shrugged. The matter of proper dress is becoming a Quot big Issue Quot among mothers Quot who done to like to be dictated to Quot the protecting Mother asserted. She contended that 25 to 30 girls had been sent Home in one Day. Trustee Bill Turner said he understood the figure covered the whole school year Quot id like the names of those girls Quot supt. Hanes inserted stressing that he believes the matter is being ballooned out of proportion. One woman teacher last year Quot unzipped a Little girl and stuffed kleenex in her a Blouse. I done to think teachers have a right to be unzipping students clothing Quot the irate Mother told the Board. Or. Alan Withee former Board president said the current regulations on proper dress began several years ago during a male student fad of wearing skin tight Levis Hung Low on the Torso with no Belt. Girls began to copy the style he continued. Duck tailed haircuts prevailed. Quot it is an atmosphere that is terrifying for Lith and i2th graders to be seen such As that at school Quot Withee stressed. T he protesting Mother contended that the action against her daughter had been a slur on the morals of her and her husband. Quot i stay at Home and see to my children Quot the woman said leaning Forward on the desk in front of or t. Hanes and Board president Harry Spencer. Quot i quit the Bridge club and done to belong to the country club. My morals and standards Are just As High As anybody a in this City. My daughters Are Good the Board after a Little Over an hour of sometimes torrid conversation with the parents passed a Resolution to leave current clothing regulations Quot As is Quot that is unspecific except to require appropriate clothing and no shorts or Slacks. Inserted in the Resolution was a clause to urge the High school administrators to further instill in them the students what is appropriate and what is Board president Spencer said that he believed the protest would prove profitable by causing More stress in clothing regulations. Quot unless somebody holds he Rem tight a discipline problem developed supt. Hanes said. Quot especially in the Spring and toward the end of n a i rices recover billions by Jessi Bogue new York i i bar Gaviri Hilting buyers halted the b. Eak Oft the new York Stock . E Tuc Day prices recovered More than $13.4 bilion of the More than $20 billion they lost monday and the volume of trading reached the highest Point since the great crash of 1929. The highly regarded Dow Jones average of 30 Industrial stocks was 603.96 a the close up 27.03 Points. Monday in lighter trading it had been off 34.95 Points final statistics on the Day not available until nearly five hours after the 330 . Elt trading close showed that not All issues of the i,399 traded of r e Day shared in the Advance. There were 630 advances 637 declines and 132 were Uncha need. But on monday there had been Only 74 advances against 1,212 declines. Trading volume hit 14,750,-�00 shares and the tickers could not handle the reporting of prices in step with the Market. Car flips five times Man unhurt a 22-year-old Man from Hurst made a miraculous escape from serious injury monday night when his convertible sports car flipped five times on Highway 183. The Accident took place around 11 50 . Monday. Vohen patrolman John Looper found the youth he was lying in the Grassy Roadway on 183, about a half mile West of Story re. His ruined 1962 Mega was also on the dividing strip. The Many a name is James Rex Scott 1109 Simpson dr., Hurst. He lost control of his car As he sped Westward on the Highway then overturned on to the grass choked #1 hiding strip. Has careening automobile flipped five times and Scott escaped with minor bruises. He was taken to Parkland Hospital and released shortly. Church buffeted by wind. A. A noisy thunderstorm Aeb companies by High winds did scattered damage in Irving amp monday night. These scenes j at Plymouth Park Baptist p Church show the Peak area of damage. Water literally poured into the auditorium i and educational building after wind had jerked off portions i of the roofs of both buildings. Ltd Wayne Wood assistant pastor is shown standing near part w of the roof As he looks at i the spot from where it came. Water about three inches deep is shown standing in a hallway. About 35 women from the women a missionary i Union arrived on the scene f to Speed up cleanup work i tuesday. Firemen applied a temporary patches to the roof i monday evening. Wood said a preliminary estimate of damage would run As High As $10,Ock news texan photo. A iut worm Toda course improvements due in Grade schools next autumn Salans for further strengthening the elementary curriculum in Irving Public schools were outlined monday night by Sam. Lay Field elementary curriculum coordinator. In a report to the school Board Layfield listed planned advances in social studies science Art music and physical fitness. Mathematics textbooks he added can stand substantial improvement and plans Are being made to replace the series now in use at the earliest possible Date. In an attempt to close the Gap in Art instruction where there is no intensified program now in effect a workshop has been set up for teacher volunteers next autumn. This workshop will assist teachers in becoming More proficient in Art instruction. L will involve 15 hours of after school instruction with about 50 teachers expected to participate. Another workshop May be set up if this one is tilled to capacity. In the music Field another area where trained teacher Talent is lacking four More teachers with Good backgrounds in music have been employed and More records Are being purchased As instructional aids. Bank lists 225 accounts As dormant a list of 225 names of depositors in dormant Bank accounts at Irving state Bank is published inside today s news texan. The list is published by the Bank in compliance with new state regulations passed by the last session of the legislature. In each instance the account has been dormant for seven or More years. Layfield said the elementary school science program will be greatly enriched next term due to recent Purchase of Mobile Experiment labs for each Grade school. A new study guide Complete with outlines of experiments will be in use next fall. In the Field of Reading Layfield said he believes teachers Are doing Quot an excellent Job sine our youngsters Are always High on achievement tests Given in grades three and recently authorized purchases for elementary school libraries will about double the Normal quota of extra Reading material available to pupils Layfield added. A locally devised system of testing will be introduced. In the physical education program in the Grade schools the coordinator continued. This will be designed to indicate Progress or Lack of Progress by pupils in seeking to achieve More physical skill and strength. By United press International b o c h us cer Many the bochum Observatory said tuesday it has again i eked up radio signals indicating the possibility of a bigger soviet space attempt. In United nations . Acting Secretary general Thant appealed to the dutch and and indonesian governments tuesday to o r d e r an immediate cease fire in dutch West new Guinea so that new talks Between the two countries can Start in a favourable atmosphere. Washington a snouts of Happy birthday Jack Greet president Kenedy from the White ouse to the Penta on on his 45th birth Lay tuesday

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