Reno Gazette-Journal from Reno, Nevada on February 3, 1960 · Page 7
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Reno Gazette-Journal from Reno, Nevada · Page 7

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Civil Defense Group Hears Talk by Former Director A. E. Holgate, Defense director, speaker at a recent Civil Defense meeting. Addressing a group of 35 members he said that people should realize that in an emergency they will be "on their own," and that they should prepare for it. Civil form?r Civil Civil Defense, it has been chang-was a guest ;ing constantly to keep up with progress, that we are now enter ing a "shelter" phase Holgate warned that in case of an atomic attack on the Pacific Coast, Reno is in a "fallout" area, and there will be no time for evacuation. "Therefore a fallout Defense is for the civilians, not shelter is our only chance for survival," he said. He added that loans up to $3,500 for shelters are now available through the FHA. Also United States builders are starting to go into a new type of construction, including base ment shelters. Sgt. Donald McKilllp of the Reno Police department reported that he will start training classes in radiology on Feb. 10 at 8 p.m Other classes are scheduled for Feb. 24, March 9 and 23, and April I Mrs. Grace Hancock, director of the Women's Civil Defense Council of the State of Nevada announced that a "Home Pre paredncss" workship will start Thursday, Feb. 4, from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m., and will continue every Thursday for five weeks. She also said speakers from the public speaking classes of the Sparks the military, he said. He added that during his 13 years with Water Rate Hike Hearings Slated For Feb. 24-25 G azette-Jou rnal Carson City Bureau The Nevada Public Service Commission has scheduled public hearings on a Carson Water Co. rate increase request for Feb. 24 and 25 in the Ormsby County Courthouse. Commissioner Richard Campbell said the hearings were scheduled despite the fact no written protests have vet been filed. The deadline for such protests is Fri-jHigh School are now available da v. lto civic organizations for talks The Water Company's request calls for an overall 30 per cent rate hike. It would increase residential flat rates from $2.25 to $2.70. The Water Company has not had an overall rate increase since 1924, although minor adjustments were made in some scheduled in 1938. r Barking Pooch Angers Renoite Postmen aren't the only ones with a knack for angering dogs. Joe Cloud, 625 Eureka Ave., told police he was strolling down Sixth street last evening when a perturbed pooch molested . him with loud barks and growls. In fact, Cloud said, the dog even nipped at his trousers. He apparently was not bitten. Only nipped and shaken. Officers cautioned tne owners 01 the ca vorting canine. Blaze Damages New Restaurant LAS VEGAS (AP) Natural gas accumulated in the attic of the $650,000 Aku Aku Restaurant was suspected today by fire investigators as the cause of a blaze which did extensive damage Monday night. The fire, nearly completely confined to the attic, blazed out of control for almost two hours. County firemen finally contained the fire about midnight. The Polynesian restaurant, opened only last Friday, was expected to be closed for up to two months for repairs. All interior furnishings suffered heavy water and smoke damage and the fire burned out the roof in numerous spots. At the peak of the blaze the casino of the ajoining Stardust Hotel had to be closed for nearly an hour because of smoke. There were no injuries. Six of 10 big 10 coaches are former linemen. RENO EVENING GAZETTE, FEBRUARY 3, 19607 Suffers Wound William Morace, 1217 Lander St., incurred a minor gunshot wound to his leg yesterday while preparing for target practice at Galena Creek. Washoe deputy sheriffs said Morace was wounded when he attempted to draw a pistol from a holster. The gun discharged ac-cidently. Morace drove back into Reno to report the Incident, deputies said. LICENSE TAKEN Mrs. Thresa Hampson, 200 Park St., told police a license plate was stolen from her auto while parked at 616 Ralston St. Washoe Lodge No. 35 .Stated Meeting Tonight 7:30 Refreshments Free-for-AII Brings Arrest Stanley C. Summers, 25, Zephyr Cove, and Fran Hussman, 28, of 1045 Riverside Drive, were arrested by city police the past weekend after they assertedly started a free-for-all at Harrah's Club in downtown Reno. They face possible multiple charges as a result of the melee which was witnessed by scores of onlookers. Several officers were required to take the pair into custody. Summers is reported to be an engineer, Hussman is a truck driver. on Civil Defease. She added that she talked to the Washoe County P-TA about identification tags for school children. Forster Hallman, chief of rescue units, reported that he assigned a rescue truck to the members of Rescue Unit No. 2 of Verdi to aid them in their work. Col. Donald Anderson, local CD director, announced that he plans an "all out" exercise for this area late in the Spring. He asked that all units start training for it now. Training classes and meetings are held at the Civil .Defense headquarters, 1200 East Second St. in Reno. The next regular meeting will be Feb. 10 at 8 p.m. tsl OUR INTERIOR DESIGNERS ARE PROFESSIONAL MEMBERS OF THE NATIONAL SOCIETY OF INTERIOR DESIGNERS And Available To You Without Cost To Help With Your Furnishings And Decorating Mcdonald's MAGIC CARPET 20 St. Lawrence FA3-8289 Housewife Held For Using Knife During Argument Gazette-Journal Carson City Bureau A Carson City housewife who allegedly stabbed her 61-year old husband in the head with a butcher knife has been arrested by police for assault with a deadly weapon. Police say Mrs. Muriel Matthio-son, 54, stabbed her husband, Frederic, during a weekend argument at their home. He was taken to Carson-Tahoe Hospital, where 24 stitches were required to close a wound in his head. Following his release from the I hospital. Matthieson was booked for disturbing the peace. FOR THE FACTS CALL FA 2-8732 FOR THE FACTS CALL ee. O CM CO s. CO i CN ui X y ec O u. CM CO K CO i CN CO co i CN mi- i to u Ul X h- oc. O u. CN CO CO t CN DIRECTS ATHLETES' ENTERTAINMENT Art Linkletter, famed television entertainer and producer, is vice-chairman in charge of entertainment for the Pageantry Committee of the VIII Olympic Winter Games. Linkletter has lined up a star-studded cast to entertain the athletes participating in the February 18-28 S qua v Valley classic. Opposing Views Of Free World, Russia Outlined Opposing views held by Russia and the free world were outlined for members of the Reno Rotary Club Monday by Dr. Harry M. Chase, assistant professor of history and political science at the University of Nevada. Russia believes this is a world of constant struggle, while the free world views the globe as a place where all nations can live in harmony, Dr. Chase said. All of which is naturally confusing to the world spectator: Russia, said Dr. Chase, has a totally different ievv of the world in which we live from that of America, and thus her actions, normal to the USSR, are confus ing to the West. I Russia's basic concept of gov-jernment, he said, is based on the Marxian theory of constant struggle and the Darwinian theory of the survival of the fittest. "Struggle" Dr. Chase emphasized does not necessarily mean war. Various other kinds of struggle include economic warfare, and psychological warfare. Economic warfare, he said, may take the form of . a trade war. In psychological warfare the Russians, at the proper time, exert pressure against their adversaries. When the pressure gets too strong, and a shooting war may be imminent, it is relaxed then applied again. Eventually the enemy ; becomes weak and succumbs. ! Dr. Chase said this nation must face up to the Soviet threat in more than a military way. If we do not, he concluded, we will soon be in great danger. The speaker was introduced by Garold Holstine, chairman of the day and dean of tffe college of education at the university. Police Settle Marital Row CALL "If it weren't for UNIVERSE LIFE'S new hospital plan, we'd still be home paying your bills." FA 2-8732 FOR THE FACTS CALL FA 2-8732 FOR THE u Disturbance calls are commonplace at the Reno Police Department. One of several Monday night concerned a couple having marital difficulties at a trailer park on Fourth street. Officers responded to the call and assisted in restoring serenity to the home. ' Upon returning, as all good officers do, they filed a case sheet. It read: "Everything settled for the night. 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You Must Be .Satisfied or A No Sale! imwzmw un van You-Lose? lllpSlli mm EXTRA SPECIAL 4 DAYS ONLY - THURS-FRI-SAT & MON WITH EACH COMBINATION ORDER ONE PAIR OF EXTRA PANTS EITHER MATCHING OR CONTRASTING WILL BE GIVEN FREE. 4 Days Only This special offer is limited to Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Monday February 4fh, 5th, 6th and 8th. Don't miss this fabulous event . . . You will never save more on PULLMAN QUALITY CLOTHES. 4& I PRICE 4j m mt . - a 3 " IT k .sT - L ..V t Other Special (jnupA 2 ,o, $64.00 2 .o, $74.00 2 fc$84.00 2 fr 94.00 2 o $99.00 Either two suits or a suit and a topcoat! These clothes are smartly tailored to any sstyle you choose. Select any two fabrics. TWO PEOPLE MAY SHARE ONE ORDER! Bring a friend or relative or wife or girl friend and share in the savings if you wish. These Clothes compare favorably with others selling at double the price Compare these clothes selling at retail for $45.00, $50.00, or $65.00, $70.00 for one. 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