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Page 2 Pharos-Tribune, Logansport, Indiana Thursday, July 14, 1983 Who Says Dog's Life Is Bad? A MENAGERIE of monkeys, burros and cats has been assured a lifetime supply of food and care by a wealthy widow in Redwood City, who willed most of her $10.9 million fortune to the animals, their keepers and animal-protection groups. Thelma Doelger, widow of suburb developer Henry Doelger, left $200,000 to her son, Michael. 39, Palo Alto. and $200.000 to her daughter, Susan, 36, Larkspur, Calif. Mrs.

Doelger was 84 when she died last Wednesday. Her gifts to the animals included million each to the San Francisco Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, the Peninsula Humane Society and the Marin Humane Society. They will receive the money in annual payments of S20.000 for the next 50 years. Primarily Primates Inc. of Wakefield, was left $1.5 million, to be paid over 50 years.

IT WAS THE hottest garden party Buckingham Palace had seen and about a dozen ladies swooned. One of the few looking cool Wednesday was Diana, the 22-year-old Princess of Wales, as she helped entertain some 3,000 guests at Queen Elizabeth II's first garden party of the season. They came from all walks of life and included a street Faces Princess Mandrcll sweeper whose 30 years of service in the Yorkshire town of Beverley earned him a trip to London. The heat victims were all ladies, hats askew, being discreetly carried to an ambulance service tent in a corner of the palace garden. The ladies were laid out on bunks, ice packs on their foreheads, and cooled by electric fans until they revived.

The future queen, in a peach skirt and a white jacket over a camisole top, a large beige hat covering her head, was overheard telling one guest, "Prince Charles is a very doting daddy and does everything perfectly." BARBARA MANDRELL loaned her 75-foot yacht, "Lady Encore," to help Nashville dedicate its Riverfront Park and surprised everybody, including Mayor Richard Fulton, by turning up in person aboard the boat. Miss Mandrell, wearing an Hawaiian shirt, waved to the thousands of people gathered on the riverfront. Her surprise appearance came a couple days after she announced she would bring her Las Vegas show, "Lady is a Champ," to Nashville. DIEDRE HALL appreciates her loyal soap opera fans. Hall, who plays Marlene Evans on NBC's "Days of Our Lives," returned that loyalty this week by inviting them to join her and the cast for lunch at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.

More that 500 people from around the country showed up, paying S25 for the lunch. They received pictures of the cast and had the chance to meet and talk to their favorites. Miss Hall was on hand to greet them. Miss Hall, asked if she felt she was repaying a debt to the fans, said, "Its not a debt, but a present." News Roundup Striking Prisoners Return To Work -The FORT PILLOW, Tenn. (UPI) first group of striking convicts emerged from a "razor wire" corral today and returned to work, ending a three-day strike marred by the wounding of four convicts and the to the fields to begin work.

Officials at Fort Pillow State Prison said all 276 inmates who participated in the strike were expected to go back to work. Sailor Acquitted MOMBASA, Kenya (UPI) A high court today acquitted a white American sailor of murdering a Kenyan bar hostess while on liberty in April. James William Tyson, of Riverdale. broke into a hearty laugh as Judge Zacharia Chesoni pronounced him not guilty of strangling Miss Lucy Kabura. "This is fine.

I never did it," Tyson shouted from the dock as Chesoni set him free. France Celebrates PARIS (UPI) France celebrated the 194th anniversary of its revolution today with calls for President Francois Mitterrand's resignation as he led a heavily guarded traditional Bastille Day military parade. The July 14th parade, a popular annual festival, rolled down the Avenue Champs Elysees with 5,600 men and women in uniform, 206 vehicles, 24 helicopters, 300 men on horseback, 100 dogs and 26 airplanes. Protesters Arrested POINT PLEASANT, Pa. (UPI) Nineteen people were arrested today while lining up in front of the entrance to the site of the Point Pleasant water diversion project in an attempt to halt construction, authorities said.

The demonstrators were arrested one by one by Bucks County sheriff's deputies after they refused to move, violating a court order forbidding interference with work at the site. Markets Police Updating Files France Park PIC Council Asks Job Program Bids Livestock On Local Businesses Income Up INDIANAPOLIS (UPI) Liveslock: Hogs barrows and giits 50-75 higher. No 1-3 200-250 16 46 50-48 25. sows steady 'o weak- No 1-3 400-60C it' 3J 50-37 00 Catlle 600; s'eer and hollers trends unestabl'Sheo. cows 1.00-300 lower.

Dulls 1.00 lower: Choice steers 6025-6125: mixed good and choice 5S 25, choice heilers 54 75-57 75 good 52 utility and commercial cows 40 00-44 75. cutter 35 00-35 00 bulls 50.25-56.00 Sheep 30. untested. Hogs Indiana Direct Hogs A range of prices 70 Inciana rural markets- Demand good barrows and gilts 1.00 higher. No 1-2 200-2-JO 4600-4700.

sows steady No 1-3 LOUISVILLE lUPli Liveslock: Hogs 500: narrows and gilts 1 00 higher; No 1-2 215-235 Ib 4735-4755. sows 50 lower: No 1-2 350-600 Ib 33.00-35 90 Cattle 100 trends established, cows 39 cutter 36 bulls 1-? 4600-5275 Sheep untested Grain The midmo'ning cash prices at Indiana Grain. Logansporl: Wheat (Sept 1 upS 1 Corn 3.21': up Soybeans 6.23'/ up To CHICAGO (UPh Wheat, oats and soybeans were higher and corn mixed miclmommg on the Chicago Board of Trade. Wheat was up 2 3 i to cenis, com up V-T to V. oats up 1( lo TV, and soybeans up '7 to The- market opened mostly lower, then recovered and was trading 1 1 the highs it midmorn- The tact the com release price was not Triggered prompted some commercial buying, floor sources said.

The Agriculture Department said today the five-day moving average com price was $3.14 per busnei. Req Millions require the department to put the nearly 1.2 billion bushels ol corn in Reserve IV into release when trie average price reaches S3.15 or higher, Prolessional demand supported soybean futures with higher interest rate, futures and precious metals prices. The feature the wheat pit was speculal've buying, analysts said, The USDA supply-demand report, released late Wednesday, was considered slightly bearish. The report 'ncreaseo the estimates of 1982 83 ending stocks lor wheat, corn and soybeans. The prices Wheat Jly 3,41 up Sep 3.5T^ up Dec3.fi8 1 up Corn Jiy 3.28 1 up T- Sep 3.06V; up 1 4cff Oats Jiy V50 up Sep 1.57 up Dec 1.69'.

UP'--I. Soybeans Jly 6.35 1 1 up 1: Aug 6.40 1 up Sep 1 up 1 1 IMov6.65- up TX Stocks NEW YORK (UPI) The slock market, bolstered Dy IBM's strong second-quarter earnings report moved sharply higher Thursday in active trading as Wall Street's bull market revived from a two-week slump. The Dow Jones industrial average ahead 10.61 to 1.208 43 11 a.m. EOT. slipped 0.70 to 1.197.32 Wednesday, the lowest level since it closed at 1,19611 on June 10.

It plunged 17 02 Tuesday. The New York Stock Exchange index was ahead 0.76 lo 96.66 and the price of an average share was up 29 cents. Advances led declines 924-323 among the 1.863 issues crossing the NYSE tape. Firsl-hour Big Board volume amounted to about 26.210.000 shares, up from the 17.760,000 traded during the same period Wednesday. Funeral Notices BUYER FRANCESVILLE Private services for Jennie McLinda Colbo Buyer, 86, Pompano Beach, for-, merly of Francesville, will be at 2 p.m.

Saturday in Querry-Ulbricht Funeral Home. Burial will be in Roseland Cemetery. Friends may call from 6 to 9p.m. Friday The Logansport Police Department is attempting to update its file on emergency contacts for Logansport businesses, Logansport Police Chief Richard Jackson is requesting that all businesses within the city contact the department in writing with at least two names of people to contact in case of emergency. Jackson said the department would like to have the names, addresses and telephone numbers of the people the department should contact in case of emergency at the businesses.

Jackson said the department also needs the name, address and telephone number of each business within the city limits. Police Reports Wednesday 11:30 a.m. Personal- injury accident. Royal Center Pike and County Road 200 North. Vehicles driven by Roger Barr.

36, 800 Davis and Kristine Bowen, 17, Rt 1, Royal Center, collided. Both drivers suffered head cuts. Cass County Police Department investigated 1:56 p.m. Hit-and-run accident, 727 Lynnwood Dr. Mrs.

Dan Layman reported damage lo left side of her vehicle parked in front of her home. Logansport Police Department investigated. Thursday 7 a.m. Theft, 900 E. Main St.

Rosella Ball reported theft of four wire spoked wheel covers from her car. LPD. Fire Calls Wednesday 8:30 a.m. Trash fire, Burgin Motors, 4324 U.S. 24 East.

11:13 a.m. Alarm malfunction. Franklin Elementary School. 400 W. Miami Ave.

Hospital Motes Logansport ADMITTED Veraldine M. Reed, 1617 E. Broadway. Robert Easterday, ill Bungalow Dr. Jessica L.

Mull. Miami. Audrey Enyart, 1333 Peter St. Tracie Piercefield, 426 First St. DISMISSED Bertha M.

Snyder, 1314 North St. Patrick D. Smith. 706-14th St. Ann Handle, 1713 Buchanan St.

Cheryl Powell, 327 W. Northern Ave. Harry A. LaBounty, Logan Mobile Homes. Mrs.

Cary Kaufman and daughter, 1317 Liberty St. Delbee A. Crist, 2406 Usher St. Carol J. Burk, 2221 Royal Center Pike.

Louann.I. Foust, Rt. 4. Monticello DISMISSED John Cornell. Mark Dobbins.

Esther Downsey. Peru BIRTH Mr. and Mrs. Theo Smith, 575 E. Second a son.

ADMITTED Meda Hoover, 232 N. Water St. Billie Phillips. Mexico. Jessie Fisher, Denver.

Robert Rogers, 219 Third St. Tonya Walsh, 261 W. Second St. Perry Haworth, Logansport. Anna Aukerman, 231 W.

Third St. Timmie Gamble, 864 Bobtail Sourt. Bessie Lippold, Bunker Hill. DISMISSED Michael Rouch, 308 Columbia Ave. Ida Cruz and daughter, Grissom AFB.

Dwight Morecraft, 225 Pearcy Lane Mary Jane Sharp. 427 E. Third St. Susan Miles. 311 E.

Main St. Mary Bailey. Mexico. Carol Henry and daughter, Grissom AFB. Mary Eiler and daughter, Rochester.

Angela Lennon, -178 E. Fifth St. Catherine Alspach, 324 W. Fifth St. Rochester ADMITTED America Prater, Argos.

Trella Borton. Logansport. Audrey Bailey, Rt. 3. Kyle Waltz.

330 W. 13th St. Loreen Sroufe, Larwil). DISMISSED Bessie Wilkinson, Denver. Cynthia Cooper, Rt.

5. Mr, and Mrs. Stephen Edson, Valparaiso, are the parents of a son. Eric Stephen, born July 8 in Valparaiso. Grandparents are Mr.

and Mrs. C.W. Edson and Mr. and Mrs. James Engelbrecht, both of Logansport.

(USPS 317-780) PHAROS-TRIBUNE Daily and Sunday (except Saturdays ancl holidays) $1.30 per week by carrier in all cities and towns: $5.65 per month by motor route. Prepayment in office 13 26 By mail in Indiana where no carrier or moior route service maintained: 3 00; 6 1 By mail outside Indiana: 3 6 1 All mail subscriptions payable in advance. No mail subscriptions where carrier or motor service is main tained. On all subscriptions paid in advance publisher reserves the right to adjust the expiration date on a pro-rata basis in the event any increase is made in the price of the newspaper. Adjustments shall be made on the effective date of any announced price increase.

Pharos established Keporter established 1844. 18fl9 Journal established Tribune eslablished 1849 pjT 5 191)7 Logansport Press established 1921 Published by Logansport Newspapers. 517 East Broadway, Logansport, Indiana 46947. Second class postage paid at Logansport, Indiana, under the act of March 3,1897. MEMBER AUDIT BUREAU OF CIRCULATION All Departments Phone 219-722-5000.

ByDONFREEHAFER City Editor Income from France Park this year is $10,000 ahead of last year. Keneth Bennett, county park superintendent, told the Cass Park and Recreation Board Wednesday night that the park income to July 13 was $70,778.61 compared with $60,729.15 at the same time last year. A total of 47,083 people already have used the park this year, including 37,236 who went through the gate, 8,179 campers, and 1,668 divers and climbers. The gate income is up from $29,951.75 to $37,236 and concessison stand income is up from $6,094.65 to $8,735.61. Camping income is up from $22,162 to $22,305, but scuba diving income is down slightly from $2,520.75 to $2,502.

The Park Board announced there will be a free gate Saturday and Sunday for the Iron Horse Festival, but there will be a box at the gate beginning today where park goers may place contributions for the "Save The Train" campaign. The board agreed that winter activities will be expanded. Davi'd LaPierre said he would like to see a toboggan run, development of cross country skiing and skating. The playground also will be improved, the board decided. Bennett said a shower house is needed in the camping area.

It will be included in the 1985 budget since the 1984 budget already has been submitted to the county council. As part of a long range program the board discussed the possibility of placing a water wheel at the falls to generate electricity for use in the park. Board members said, however, they do not want to do anything to destroy the beauty of the falls. Charles Remley, board president, said the $2,000 grant the board received in December, 1979, from the National Campers and Hikers Association has been used for the purchase of crushed stone at the entrance and parking area of the new Woodland Acres park near the county home. The county highway department provided the manpower and machinery for laying the stone.

He also announced that the park board believes the extensive camping facilities at France Park have reached their maximum capacity. There are 110 new electric outlets in the camping area this year, and 56 of the camp sites also have new water facilities. Road Closed By Washsout County Road 200 East between 1100 and 1125 South will be closed today and tomorrow. County Highway Supt. Donald Miller said the was the result of a washout which is being repaired by the highway department.

The North Central Private Industry Council is asking interested groups to submit bids for being the administrative entity for this Service Deli very Area. Although the newly formed council has not received definite word, it is believed that $3.5 million will be available for the job opportunities program in the six counties of Cass, Fulton, Miami, Howard. Tipton and Wabash. Council member Tom Morris, of Logansport, said he knows a consortium made up of Ivy Tech. the area vocational schools, the Employment Security Division, and IUK will be one of the bidders for the administration of the program, designed to facilitate the expansion of job opportunities for Hoosiers.

Interested parties desiring to submit bids should contact Jane Cray, 1420 Wabash Rochester, 46975, in writing or to phone her at 223-3125 by July 18. On July 19, interested bidders will be given specifications required in the proposal. They will then be asked on July 26 to submit a written and oral presentation to the entire PIC Council. Obituaries Maudie J. Boyer PERU Maudie J.

Boyer. 81, formerly of 464 Jefferson died at 2:10 p.m. Wednesday in Miller's Merry Manor Nursing Home. She was born Sept. 11, 1901, in Miami County, to Charles and Clara Sunday Gruwell.

She was married to Charles "Todd" Boyer, who died in 1973. She was a retired employee of Essex Wire. Survivors are two sons, James, Logansport; and John. Kings Port, four daughters, Elizabeth Johnson, Delphi; Jean Ramer, McHenry, Goldie Wilson, Beaver Dam, N.Y.; and Bonnie Brooks, Peru; a sister, Mamie Harrison, Danville; 22 grandchildren and 36 great-grandchildren. A son preceded in death.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday in Flowers- Leedy Funeral Home, with the Rev. Ron Shaner officiating. Burial will be in Mount Hope Cemetery, Peru. Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.

Friday. Floyd L. Lamb KOKOMO Floyd L. Lamb, 67, Rt. 3, died at 10:45 p.m.

Wednesday in Howard Community Hospital, Kokomo. He was born May 14, 1916, in Davies County, to Joseph and Delpha Lamb. He was married to Patricia Richardson, who survives. Surviving are his mother, Bloomington; a daughter, Donna, at home; a brother. Joseph Lamb, Bloomington; two sisters, Neva Yarbrough, and Margie Chapman, both of Bloomington.

He was an automobile salesman for 35 years and owned Cass County Motors in Logansport. He was a World War II army veteran. Services will be 10 a.m. Saturday in Fenn Funeral Home with the Rev. Don Gifford officiating.

Burial will be in Rochester IOOF Cemetery. Friends may call from 2 to 9 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Vernie Bowen ROCHESTER Vernie Bowen. 85, Leiters Ford, father of former Indiana Governor Dr.

Otis R. Bowen, died at 4 p.m. Wednesday in Woodlaw Hospital, Rochester, where he had been a patient since May 30. He was born Jan. 31, 1898, in Miami County to John P.

and Rebecca Jane Hartman Bowen. He was married on Dec. 25, 1915, in Rochester, to Pearl Irene Wright, who survives. He lived most of his life in Fulton County and was a school teacher for 43 years and coached at Fulton, Francesville and Crown Point. In Fulton County, he taught in Liberty, Richland, Union and Rochester Townships He also owned and operated the Village Hardware, Leiters Ford, for 20 years.

He was trustee of Aubbeenaubbee Township for four years and was past president and a member of the Woodlawn Hospital Board of Trustees for 14 years. He was president of the Leiters Ford Merchants Association, secretary of Aubbeenaubbee Township Corporation. He was a member of the Leiters Ford United Methodist Church, where he taught Sunday School. He was a member of Fulton Masonic Lodge, the Scottish Rite, South Bend, Maxinkuckee IOOF Lodge, the Retired Teachers Association. He attended Valparaiso University and was a graduate of North Manchester College.

He administered the oath of office to his son as governor of Indiana in 1976. Surviving are three daughters, Esther Plain, Hammond, Evelyn Amacher, Valparaiso, and Sarah Jane Scandling, South Bend; two sons, Dr. Otis R. Bowen, Bremen and Indianapolis. Richard A.

Bowen, Plymouth; 16 grandchildren, 21 great- grandchildren and 10 stepgreat-grandchildren. Seven sisters and seven brothers preceded in death. Services will be 2 p.m. Saturday in Leiters Ford United Methodist Church with the Rev. Phillip Herschberger officiating.

Burial will be in Rochester IOOF Cemetery. Friends may call from 2 to 9 p.m. Friday and from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday at Foster and Good Funeral Home, and one hour prior to services at the church. The Fulton Masonic Lodge will conduct a memorial service at 8 p.m.

Friday. Memorial contributions may be made to the Leiters Ford Memorial Church or Woodlawn Hospital. John I. Hoff Sr. PERU John I.

Hoff 60, 318 Harrison died at 8:18 a.m. today at Duke's Memorial Hospital. He was born Dec. 29, 1922, in Peru, to Marion and Carrie Snyder H9ff. On Feb.

14, 1948, he was married to Donna Jean Molden, who survives. He was a lifetime resident of Peru and was employed by Bryan Steam Corp. He was a U.S. Army veteran. Also surviving are four sons, John Knoxville.

Charles, Lima, Ohio; David, Wabash; and Timothy, Peru; a daughter, Donna Jean Steg, Peru; a brother, Robert, Orlando, a sister, Marie Boyles, Peru; and 11 grandchildren. Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Flowers- Leedy Funeral Home. Burial will be in Mount Hope Cemetery, Peru. Friends may call after 2 p.m.

Friday. Adelaide Stunkard Wikle SIOUX FALLS, S.D. Adelaide Stunkard Wikle, 86, Sioux Falls, formerly of Logansport, died Wednesday in Sioux Falls. She was born Oct. 16, 1896, in Logansport, to Mr.

and Mrs. William T. Stunkard. She was married to Earl Wikle, who survives. Also surviving are a daughter, Judith Ann Gibson, Sioux Falls; two sisters, Sylvia McTaggart, Logansport, and Dorothy Haas, Kokomo; four grandchildren, a great-grandchild and several nieces and nephews.

Services will be Saturday in Miller's Funeral Home, Sioux Falls. Graveside rites are pending at Kroeger Funeral Home. The Rev. H. James Considine will officiate at the local service.

Burial will be in Mount Hope Cemetery. Rev. Charles E. Looker NORTH MANCHESTER The Rev. Charles Everett Looker, 71, Warsaw, died at 9:12 p.m.

Tuesday in the Fort Wayne Veterans Hospital. He was born Nov. 27, 1911, in Cass County to Harry D. and Madge Lantz Looker. He was married to Agnes Leona Harness, who died in 1972.

Rev. Looker had formerly been a minister at the United Church of Christ, Bluffton. He also was a minister at Hickory Grove Church in Carroll County and the McNeeley Church in Cass County. He was a member of the Young America Masonic Lodge, Fort Wayne Scottish Rite, and the Greenville, Ohio, Kiwanis Club. He was a World War II Army veteran.

Surviving are one stepson, John Harness, South Whitley; one brother, Dana. Marion; three sisters, Bessie Wilson and Marjorie Catt, both of Young America, and Mary Louthain, Burnettsville; two grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. One sister preceded in death. Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday in the DeLaughter Mortuary, North Manchester, with the Rev.

Robert Gidley officiating. Burial will be in Six Mile Cemtery, Bluffton. Friends may call after 2 p.m. today at the funeral home. Masonic services will be held at 7 p.m.

today. Robert M. Rothermel Robert M. Rothermel, 82, a former resident of 523 Howard St. died at 11:30 a.m.

Wednesday in Chase Center. He was born July 8, 1901, in Logansport to Charles E. and Mary A. Gottleig Rothermel. His wife, Roberta M.

Rothermel, preceded in death. He was retired from Kiesiing Brothers and was a member of St. Joseph's Catholic Church. Several nieces and nephews survive, brothers and two sisters preceded in death. Funeral mass will be at 10 a.m.

Friday Joseph's Catholic Church with the Rev. Schroeder officiating. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery. Friends may call from 4 to 9 p.m. today at Kroeger Funeral Home, where the rosary will be recited at 7 Two in St.

Fred Mount p.m. A. Hood DEKVER Hazel A. Hood, 87. Mexico, died 3 p.m.

Wednesday in Hoag Memorial Hospital, Newport Beach, Calif. Rites are pending at McCain Funeral Denver..

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