Kingsport Times Newspaper Archives May 7 1953, Page 9

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Kingsport Times (Newspaper) - May 7, 1953, Kingsport, TennesseeKingsport times thursday May 7, 1953 9 Mchomes says ploy Field at Cloud pork ready soon a play Field at Cloud Park May be ready for softball and base Ball by the first june City recreation director w. C. Mchorris says. Mchorris made the statement in a report covering recreation department activities in april which included a number improvement and repair projects in City Parks and playgrounds. It would be the first recreational use made the new Park area which formerly was the City trash dump and at present is Only a Bare level Field along the Southwest Side West Cen Ter Street Between needy Creek and the City limits. Mchorris said in his report that top soil and grading the Eastern Section the Park for Zens. Better sections City produce More Vandal ism what causes juvenile Delin Quency in Kingsport Homes Lack proper education and guidance too much Prosperity the Board mayor and Al Dermen has been confronted with some facts which might Surprise a great Many the City s Cetl the play Field Quested within would be re the next few among work accomplished in police Are having far More trouble with juveniles these Days the Board was told tuesday night from areas the City in april at other outdoor Redrea inhabited by the More prosperous tonal facilities Mchorris re-1families than they Are from the ported water fountains erected at Douglass playground and the Washington and Dobyns Ben Nett softball diamonds Park less privileged sections. Much the current vandalism1 and general disregard for human and property rights others it benches and tables painted at was reported is entered along j. Fred Johnson picnic area and such better residential adjustment lights for the As Linville and Wateree and in j picnic area and Tennis courts for valves High school aged Young i night use. April also was an Active sters from Well to do families. Among a few recent incidents reported to the Board were numerous complaints win Dows being broken out by teen agers throwing rocks. Speed Demon Young motorists and Motorbike riders endanger ing their own lives and those others. Trespassing property where houses Are under construction and unauthorized use such heavy construction equipment As bulldozers Lor Joy rides. One1 House under construction was set afire by teen aged trespassers it was reported. Construction materials were stolen from several. Sex incidents particularly in an abandoned cemetery. The Board made no attempt in i a preliminary study to find an immediate solution to the lems. However one possible so i Lution to some them was mentioned. City manager d. W. Moul movies and other at Douglass he said outdoor activities for after school hours up until dark have been con ducted and although the Spring weather is causing a slight drop in attendance yet for the most part interest is holding practice softball games were held in april at Washington and Dobyns Bennett and a few occasional meetings for additional teams for softball have been at tempted with the idea having More interest this year than Mchorris said. Pre organizational plans show that there will possibly be 10 midget baseball teams this he added. Boys take railway trip unexpectedly Binghampton n. Y. I m All right in the l3n Anci chief g. W. Month for indoor recreation and cultural activities Mchorris re ported. He estimated total at Tendance at activities held in the civic auditorium Douglass school recreation Center and Frank l. Cloud recreation Cen Ter at civic auditorium activities included a performance the Kingsland marionettes popular photography exhibit Homer Harris hillbilly show Ray an Thony dance gospel singing Audubon screen tour Junior High band party boys Camp movie arts and crafts Institute great books discussions danc ing and Bridge classes and the usual club meetings and private parties and banquets. At the Frank l. Cloud Center Mchorris said with the Addi Tion outdoor basketball goals in the Park area outside activities have been stepped up Well As continued interest in Fletcher reported there had been game room Square dancing free a decline in the number Street lights broken by Van dals since several boys were prosecuted a while Back for the sport and fined rather heavily. Bill to prohibit wives from suing for rape okayed Springfield 111. Bill to prohibit a wife from suing her husband for rape was half Way towards passage in the Illinois legislature today. The Bill in effect backs up the old English common Law which holds that a wife is her husband s property and cannot i sue him. The state Senate ap-1 proved the proposal unanimously yesterday. Sen. Marvin f. Burt who introduced the Bill and sponsored it in the Hope protect ing the peace and Harmony the Home said the intimate nature marriage makes such Domestic squabbles it has been the practice the Illinois courts to go along with the old English Law. But this year an 1874 statute was uncovered which allows a wife to sue her mate for rape As Sault and Battery Accident in juries even shooting. Almost immediately three Chi Cago women sued their Hus bands charging Auto Accident injuries and another filed a 000 suit rape charges. A judge held the rape suit admissible and the Case is pending. Confy wrappers Binghamton n. Y. Tec Tives played a childhood game the paper Chase and j found nine boys behind the bars. I the bars were Candy bars stolen from the Binghamton warehouse terminal. Police said they followed a Trail discarded Candy bar wrappers about a Quarter mile from the warehouse to a Hillside where the Beys aged 9 to 13, had had a Candy picnic and to the Home one them. Elmira so telephoned one four train their Binghampton boys who started for the Ball Park and found themselves a Flat car headed West at 80 Miles an hour. The four aged 8 to 14, found halted at a route to the Park. They decided to climb Over it and the train started. Its first Stop Corning 60 Miles away. The quartet caught an Auto Mobile ride Back to Elmira where police persuaded the boys to the freight crossing wait at Headquarters for their parents. Reese urges higher living standards Nashville Tennes see Bankers association was urged to put new meaning into the phrase High Standard Liv Everett d. Reese Newark o., and vice president the american Bankers association told his audience we need a new vision a High living stand he said such a Standard should include creation More jobs better use research better medical and dental care and More education for More people. The Tennessee group planned to elect officers at its final ses Sion later in the Day. H. W. Hicks Jackson was scheduled to be named presi Dent the association to succeed to h. Anderson Knox Ville. Moving Call 948 Tom still Transfer co. Compare our prices and terms . Wink Lar Oil floor Furnace Complete with 1. Circulating fan 2. Forced draft Faa 3. Safety switch 4. Automatic controls installed Complete Only 1u.20 per month special Coal furnaces Caal fluid Tolj ital firmant for do la 5 Art Rabat Kaaiai. Cart Almir priced from to j3w 58.sm . Oil floor Furnace Witk Raa tier Mitat Central no Down m months to Pat set Pecolar 15945 19-Po. 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