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Long Beach Press Telegram Newspaper Archives Jan 1 1957, Page 1

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Long Beach Press-Telegram (Newspaper) - January 1, 1957, Long Beach, CaliforniaAdm float wins million and half crowd biggest in Parade s history India s Lavendar Pink and. White first Val float won top prize in the 68th annual tournament of roses Parade in Pasadena today and Long Beach s entry was Best in cities of Over population. The throng of spectators jammed along the six mile route was estimated by Veteran observers to Bethe big Gest in the history of the yearly pageant they thought it numbered Between one and one and. A half million per sons Many of whom had held Vantage Points along the curb in sleeping bags and chairs overnight sixty three floats rolled by in s. F. 49er Star stabbed three times Houston a Paul Carr All conference line Backer for the san fran Cisco 49ers football team was stabbed three times at a gala new year s eve party attended by University of Houston Grid players. Carr 25, was reported in critical condition at a Hospital today. Is close Friend and for Mer University of Houston run Ning Chambers saved him from possible imme Diate death when he wrenched a procession headed by capt Eddie Rickenbacker world a i Ace and airline president and including Many smartly stepping bands and. Gaily b e d e c k e horses theme of the tournament was famous firsts in flow the Indio sweepstakes win Ner judged most Beautiful the world famous Floral Page cant featured real Indio. Date suspended from huge Date Trees with leaves made from som Vanda orchids Queen scheherazade was portrayed by Jear Iiene Cook 195 Indio Date festival Queen. The Caliph was Luke Christiansen two princesses and two slav girls Rode on the float. The Long Beach float firs in featured miss Toni verse of 1957, Carol Morris o Ottumwa la. Occidental life insurance co s tournament firs the knife from the hands of won the grand prize a 25-year-old sex con the most Beautiful comm Ercia entry. It depicted three giant roses each 20 feet across and Deco rated in thousands of red an Pink carnations. On the Floa were Hallie Woods Mcconnell 1905 Rose Queen Dolores Bru Bach Chase 1942 Queen an Joan Culver 1956 Queen. The float which was first Chicken or the enter by California state poly tech i College was named the Winne of the theme prize. It showed a huge Mother he pushing in while Beshiri d vict who had drifted into the party. A h a m b e r s himself w a s stabbed in the neck by an unknown assailant. His injury however was slight. Assailant James Richard Chambless was jailed. Told police the fight started when Chambless came to the University of Houston party. He had been at another affair across a Hall i is pull a knife and Start stabbing Chari ticks Merit arid i went to Carr s Aid and wrenched the knife out of Chambless the past seasons Carr has been playing pro Ball with the san Francisco club. His former running mate. Cham Bers is an accountant for a Gas company Here. Carr was Ono of the univer sity of Houston s Best fullbacks and was a member of the All Missouri Valley conference teams in. 1951 and 1952. Where to find it four Jull pages of pictures by today s Rose Parade in Pasadena appear on pages a-4, a-5 a so f e of churches were destroyed in mysterious fires during 1956, damage dollars. See Page b-6. Beach Hal a-13. A-1s. C-5 to 9. Comlcs-4pako cd. B-8. Death c-5. A-12. Shipping b-8. Cd z. C-3. Tides to c-10. A-13. Women-4-pages b-4, 5. Your a-2. Long Beach 13, tuesday january vol. Lek no. 290 n Telephone he 5-1161 classified he 2-5959 Feight Price 10 cents Long Beach float first among i Young woman Dies near on Back was a rooster i of. Hat with can and a Inow no look., roses Stock Croton leave and mums were used to decs continued on Page a a col. 11 pre Parade quarrel ends As Jyo Sayf Pasadena teen age Brothers were wounded to Day in gunfire that climaxed a quarrel with two other youths n the midst of Early arrivals at the tournament of roses Parade police reported. William Mcclellan 16. And his brother James 18, of 661 san Ysidro so Buena Park were to Huntington Hospital with Bullet wounds. or Mcclellan. Was wounded twice in the Abdomen and his brother was shot hip. The Brothers told police they were waiting on Colorado St for the Parade to Start when youths wearing hot Rod clothes approached them. In an ensuing quarrel the youths produced a revolver and shot Brothers officers said. Thi hot Rodgers fled after the shooting were identified by police As drifters youth gang. New a Man die d ref traffic in juries ,30 to mid night sec6ncl was Kiuei in be fore Daybreak Start of Long Beach. Woman was 7 killed Torrance new re scope Stephens 50, of an Derson 31, arid Sherry Lois to 21138 Stephens f Tofu angles i county Tjimis year Pital at am n Jared ivors was jailed Power pole on ear main St., Alifornia Highway patrol of tiers it Fowers heft 21138 Grace. Iwlew Fijas looked in los. Angele county Hospital jail on suspicion f manslaughter Sherman shot. Jr., Marine Dennis five w3vg world celebrates Beautiful the worlds a i Vetroni the float which to Long Beach and it Daft to Janet ale floats theme Tor the b w3vg i Folly u1k i Ven. Over girls left to right Are Janet Well Long Beach City co Liege Sally Jackson miss universe Sib in Smith miss Welcome o Ong Marie Long Beach City. The float s theme for the 68th annual tournament of hoses Parade at Pasadena was in photo Jeanne sex Christmas new of shaky peace greets make up Holiday car deaths of m _ arrival Oftle year go partying a soc Latte press the world celebrated the arrival of new year s Dav against a backdrop of unsteady peace but with Hope 19o7 Wilt bring an easing of International tension. New eve revelry was quilt " of contrast throughout off . 10 the Globe. In the United states and my Cut. Of the Western world a l traditional year ending Cerebra mrs. Eisenhower quiet tons were the Rule. New year s eve at the White . Curfew or before. Washington president and the Advent of new House. He and Secretary of time for Dulles were scheduled to ancestors Andhiv i Lino Thor "middle1 Eastern renewal of religious faiths. New year s " eve in Hun Gary stood out in marked con to congressional today times Square new York s traditional. Spot for Trast to celebrations in happier a welcoming year a to parts of world. There was 1 v Hollywood to Fol actress Jeanne Grain and former husband Paul Brin Kiriazi Dis closed their reconciliation Mon Day night of. Hollywood s lavish parties of ail time the film Beauty and the 37 together at a new year s Eye costume affair at a Romanoff s party the Host Texas Oil v i d Tex the couple married 11 years and ithe parents of four Chil parts of world. There was lice estimated. Crowds of 1 year were principals no Celebration for the unhappy jammed -Intoi-the1. Area. To Herald a so sati Oriani divorce suit. Not Milona Ted of i i fill Tif 1ck7 wracked nation. The people had i arrival of r Europe looked to the1. Some misgivings Outwith. A de sire for peace uppermost minds Winston Church ill took occasion to Praise the Foj sadism of the Braye people of flu Gary and to mail for a heal the if t in Anglo Ameri Ari relations. said he. Hoped the new. Year a bold. Of incl Roland b a undo by1 closer. A sept migration at Thiet. Seeds a Iris sind the audacity of i your first Bab of 7957 1 Vav to Greet the new year in Long Beach son of or and Joseph 1044. Olive ave. Here the lad is Phine 32, a few. Hours after he was bom at a., St Mary a. Hospital. The Gonzales family includes five other children ranging a manuf act u r e r 7 still faces assault charges which Mas Day. Authorities said the yuletide involving e x manufacturer Hamer h Rhoads 45 and of were of miss e Buet and in Chicago police Estl. Mated that persons crowded the City s Loop for the arrival of the new year. Bursting fireworks Over the Summit of pikes peal greeted Goth e to fucked off adj if Pur alarm fire brants of Bri a j one. While for More than1. Top 1st time by associated press the combined new year and Christmas Holiday tray Fie death tolls today passed the Mark for. The firs the nation s history. But the rate of death streets and Highway for the new year weekend was far the record Cli attained yuletide. At pin. Today year old Bra human showed up weekend fatalities numbered 325 death toll was compiled Las traffic 44 in fires and 81 in accidents of other kinds for an Over All total of 450. California tra and Texas each with 25 traffic was running " far she of the e rate attained during the deaths led All other states. During the Christmas weekend traffic deaths added up record 706. Christmas period boat. Council spokesman an arrival at cd immunity Hospital Dan swerved off los coyotes Diagonal Hiorth and crashed into cantly it was one in orig miss 65th .St., 908i" Day his to car and another Willow St Andi Santa Fei Aye. A was spa the 628 Crystal it was booked for inv estigatip.h-. Elony drunk engers minis Kern 19 and Bernice. Howbrook suffered minor. Juries.-. Which fatally Ilju red occurred. N the fading Vear .-0-. Stephens Andi his son Jmichael 10, were Riding in. Of a car driven by Lee. Edwin Huntzinger .57, a City employee of 338 were hit. A. Collision with a Driver of the tidied As James Olds 28, of.517 a manager for a Muf Fler booked v in City jail far1 . Of manslaughter ajw1 felony drunk a the tray was police. but attendants said first Cri at a j Heb divorce sult last March 29, the actress accused her and was hostile Toiv Ardler Mother assented her off her to disc the two obviously one on of Brinkman told or., than f6ur Chil weather wednesday. O w tool lit b 50 High traffic death scene Luray jails acc Lull in via a a James yer 28, of 517 e. 21st

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