The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida on November 3, 1968 · Page 142
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The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida · Page 142

West Palm Beach, Florida
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Sunday, November 3, 1968
Page 142
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WHEN fcVQTE REPUB 1 5th JUDICIAL CIRCUIT F :rv STATE ATTORNEY Zell Davis Served in U.S. Navy WW II; Education University of Florida, B.S B.A., 1950 Jurisdoctor, University of Miami, 1957 Northwestern Univ. School for Prosecu PUBLIC DEFENDER Walter Colbath Graduate of Indiana University and University of Miami Law School. Selected as one of the outstanding young men in America and outstanding civic leaders of America in 1967. Member of Fla. Public Defender Assn.; American Trial Lawyers Assn.; Fla. Bar Assn., P.M. County Bar Assn. In the past year in over 1,500 criminal trials. First elected Public Defender 1966, now employes staff of five assistants, two secretaries, one investigator. Resident of North Palm Beach; married, has three children. tors; Practicing Law Institute, Junior and Senior courses for Prosecutors; practicing attorney and asst. County Solicitor, 1959-61; Asst. State Attorney 1965-present; Member of A.B.A., Fla. Bar, National Assn. for Dist. Attorneys, Fla. Council on Crime and Delinquency, Council of State Government, American Trial lawyers Assn., Fla. Academy of Trial Lawyers. SHERIFF William R. Heidtman Lived in Palm Beach County since 1959 with wife, Eleanor, and one son, a student at Florida State University; Investigative training with military service and in industry; Extensive organizational and administrative experience in business and military. ACCOMPLISHMENTS AS SHERIFF, PALM BEACH COUNTY: Elimination of outlaw-motorcycle gang; Equipping and training a 120 man Riot Control Squad; Introduction of data processing into criminal record keeping; Extensive training program for law enforcement personnel; Successful quelling of several riotous situations; Public awareness of narcotics and drug abuse; Initiation of accident investigative and prevention squad; Elimination of syndicated gambling ring. Named National Lawman of the Year by 23,000 member National Sheriff's Association; Named Citizen of the Year by the County Civitans; Awarded Outstanding Leadership in the Field of Law Enforcement by the West Palm Beach Exchange Club. w Jin dsl? C. E. "Ernie" McGehee TAX COLLECTOR Worked in the Lake Worth Tax office two years. In 1955 took a position with Palm Beach County Tax Assessor's office and held that post five years. For past eight years served as Deputy Tax Collector and Asst. to the Tax Collector of Palm Beach County. Age 41. Served in U.S. Air Force WW II in Pacific area two years and during Korean conflict 1951-1952. Past Master of Gulf Stream Lodge No. 245 of Lake Worth; member Scottish Rite, York Rite, Shrine. David L. Reid TAX ASSESSOR Served four years as Tax Assessor for Village of Palm Springs, and two years as Tax Assessor for City of Atlantis; graduate of Palm Beach High School and University of Florida with B.S.B.A. degree; member Palm Beach County Republican Executive Committee; married; age 35, two daughters; served on Sub-Committee on Tax Districts of Governmental Study Comm.; member of Exchange Club, Shriners, JayCees, and Fla. Assn. of Assessing Officers. Alfred (Fred) Furtado CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT A life-long Republican, Furtado is a veteran of 1 1 years in law enforcement who has a first-hand, working knowledge of the operation of our courts of law. The owner and operator of his own private firm in Palm Beach County for five years. Member of York Rite and Shrine. He is the father of three children; college educated in business administration and accounting. Furtado presently heads all security investigations of the Sheriff's Department. Paid Adv. by P.B. County Kapublicaii Kik. Comm.; Uuuid P. Kaich, chairman; Libby W. Harria, aacratary; Toomaa Brudar, tnaaurar

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