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A Tale of Two Rais I - ' " - ',.1 - 4 7 - - ! m. V-W- ft 1 f IN THE SCENE ABOVE, Rover Boy, a peripatetic white rat, contentedly busses his mate, Pinky, in the culmination of a little epic that might well be entitled "Love Will Find A Way," or even "They Lived Happily Ever After." This rat's, tale, pardon the pun, all began two weeks ago when buddies, 11-year-old Richard Dunham (right above) and Dale Smith, 12, bought a pair of white rats from a Reno pet store. Richard took his rat, the female called Pinky, to his home at 725 Balzar Circle and placed her in the backyard n an abandoned squirrel cage. Dale's rat, the male called Rover Boy, was also placed in the backyard of Dale's house at 721 Balzar Circle, but since there was no cage available, Rover Boy was placed in a cardboard box. All went well until Wednesday morning when Richard started to feed Pinky and found a strange rat sitting atop the cage, underneath the old blanket used as a covering. A quick check with Dale revealed that Rover Boy was missing and the conclusion was apparent neither distance, cats and dogs, fences, cardboard boxes, nor any obstacle had stopped Rover Boy. Love had found a way. So, what could the Dunhams do but open the cage door and let Rover Boy join his mate? And there's a sequel, too a happy one. The very next morning, Thursday, Richard and Dale discovered 13 baby rats in the cage! How Rover Boy had known the time had come is a mystery. But know he did, and like many another expectant father, he was present to pace the floor in the climax of this romantic rat race. MEN HELD IN JAIL HERE DEFEND $11,200 SUIT Suit to recover $11,200 in jewels and cash stolen in a Stockton, Calif, holdup on July 11, has been filed in Washoe county district court against two Reno men now held in the county jail on armed robbery charges. The suit was filed in behalf of Silve G. Arata of Stockton, 'One in One Hundred' Reno Recreation Supervisor Gets Bid to Institute Kenneth A. Hill, superintendent of recreation for the City of Reno, has been selected by the national recreation association executive board in New York City as "one of the one hundred" recreation executives in the United States to attend the second national instv tute in municipal recreation ad ministration to be held during the national recreation congress Sept. 30 through Oct. 3 in Long Beach, Calif. Theme for the institute will be "Organizational Teamwork and Creative Leadership" which will include demonstrations of new methods of creativity in organizational and administrative teamwork, solution of specific problems, a problem clinic for application and testing principles, development of creative leadership, administrative experience and lessons from outstanding executives in recreation and other fields, and integrating and motivating for effective performance. Among faculty members will be Paul F. Douglass, Washington, D.C.; Robert Crawford, Philadelphia; John L. Hutchinson, Columbia University, New York City; Raymond T. Forsberg, Waterloo, Iowa; Norman Johnson, Los Angeles; Raymond Kimbell, San Francisco, and Howard Hol-man, Fresno. State Intervenes In Dam Tax Suit The Nevada Tax Commission has authorized Attorney General Harvey Dickerson to intervene in a suit filed by Clark county in connection with power generation at Hoover Dam. Clark county seeks to collect $138,600 in the action, which is filed against the City of Los Angeles, and its department of water and power. It is similar to an earlier action In which Frank McNamee, Clark district judge, ruled that the county had no case because the power generating facilities are an instrument of the federal government. Dickerson was authorized to intervene to protect the state's interest. The state annually collects $300,000 as its share of power revenue from the dam. Any judgment in favor of Clark county would be deducted from iiiat smount, which goes to the state general fund. MATTRESS AFIRE Sparks firemen answered a report of a burning mattress at 329 I St. at 8 a m. Saturday four hours after the homeowner had extinguished the blaze himself. v v - r former Lake Tahoe casino owner, by Reno attorney Douglas A. Busey. Named as defendants are Deane Kenworthy, 52, 5550 South Virginia Rd., and John E. Shader, 52, 775 Airport Rd. Kenworthy and Shader were arrested in Reno on July 16. They were charged with holding Arata at gunpoint in his Stockton home and robbing him of $3,200 in cash and jewels valued at $8000. Included in the suit is an at tachment on $1053 in cash found on Kenworthy at the time of his arrest and on another $3000 which the complaint alleges is being held for one of the pair at the Palace Club here. Kenworthy and Shader are cur rently awaiting an extradition hearing scheduled to be held in Gov. Charles Russell's office on July 31. Selective Service Official Honored Selective Service headquarters honored Mr. and 'Mrs. W. F. Reading at a luncheon at En rico's in Carson in recognition of Reading's retirement after nearly 17 years of service. Asociated with Selective Service since Oct. 17, 1940 where he started as Carson board clerk, he also served in state headquarters during World War II. Prior to being made chief of manpower for the state under the re-activated Selective Service system. Reading served as assistant director for the states records depot. During the luncheon, Reading was presented a cigarette light er with an appropriate inscription from his co-workers, and also a scrapbook filled with cards and letters of congratula tions from his associates. A certificate of merit from Lt. Ben. Lewis B. Hershey was pre sented by Maj. Gen. James May, 'HAVE A HEART' NEWSBOY ASKS AS BIKE TAKEN It's getting so a fellow can't make a living. Harold Green, 11-year-old Otis Vaughn school student, depends on an 80-p a p e r Gazette carrier route as a part time livelihood. But on Wednesday, his mode of transportation was stolen for the second time in three months. Today, Harold issued a plea. "Will the guy who swiped my bike have a heart. I'm just another working stiff. If its maroon and an English racer, it's probably mine." In case anybody has a heart, they can leave the bicycle where they found it. Harold's home at 975 Wilson Ave. Ho questions asked. RENO PHONE FA 3-3161 Assessors Told to Summer School Final Session To Open Aug. 5 Registration Set Next Saturday On U. N. Campus Final session of the University of Nevada's 1957 Summer school on the Reno campus will be offered from Aug. 5-16, Director Garold Holstine has announced. Registration for the final, or post, session is set for 8:30 a.m. until noon, Saturday, Aug. 3, in the university's College of Education building and Silas Ross Hall. Enrollments wDl also be taken at that time for a workshop in vocational education, scheduled for Aug. 19-23, following the close of the post term. Among the special offerings of the final term will be basic and advanced courses in driver education, conducted by Dr. Amos E. Neyhart, administrative head of the Institute of Safety, Pennsylvania State University and driver education consultant with the American Automobile Association. A workshop in organization of guidance services in elementary and junior high schools will be offered under the direction of University faculty member Dr. R. De-Verl Willey and Marvin A. Creech, state supervisor of guidance services with the State Department of Education. Other offerings will include a field studies in biology program with camps at Norden, Calif., elementary school science and curriculum courses, history and phil osophy of education, public rela tions for schools, an advanced course in creative writing, a course on teaching secondary school subjects, history of Western North America, political science, philosophy, and music literature courses. During the second week of the post session, a workshop in ani mal husbandry for consideration of Nevada livestock production problems will be conducted by Dr. Daniel Cassard and Prof. Howard Christensen of the College of Agriculture faculty. The Aug. 19-23 vocational education workshop will be supervised by the State Department of Education staff in conjunction with University faculty, and will feature sections on agriculture, business education, trade and industrial education, and guidance. Alpine Board Member Named Francis A. (Frank) Sasselli of Markleeville, owner and, operator of Pine Hill Cabms on the East Carson river, has been appointed a member of the Alpine county board of supervisors. Sasselli was appointed super visor of District 1 by California Governor Goodwin Knight. He succeeds Mrs. Frances S. Keith, who resigned this month. Mrs. Keith, who had made her home at the Leviathan sulphur mine, resigned when she moved to Weed Heights, where her husband was transferred by the Anaconda Copper Co., which op- erates the Leviathan mine in connection with its Nevada copper mining at Weed Heights. Sasselli was appointed to serve the unexpired term ot Mrs. Keith and will represent District 1 at the next regular meeting of the supervisors Aug. 5. Traffic Routing Change Scheduled Starting July 30th, westbound traffic on Highway 40 will be diverted to the eastbound lanes in the vicinity of Heather Glen, District Engineer Alan S. Hart an nounced today. The control is necessary to complete a frontage road in the area. The control will be of short duration and should cause very little inconvenience to the motor ing public, Hart said. The work being done at this time is a part of the project to reconstruct 6.1 miles of Highway U. S. 40 to four-lane Freeway status from Heather Glen to Col fax. Resident Engineer Roy T. Phillips said the roadway con tractor McCammon - Wunderlich Company and Wunderlich Con struction Company of. Palo Alto is well ahead of the schedule that calls for completion of the pro ject in August 1958. Delay Action On Road Bids Bids on reconstruction of eight miles of highway between Minden and Woodfords have been taken under study by the state highway board in Carson. The bids were opened Thursday afternoon but a highway department spokesman said no action was taken because of technical reasons. EVENING RENO, Defense Is Good Legal Career Begins, Ends Quickly Here The legal career of William V. Schwinter, 36, a cook, began and ended within 30 minutes in Reno Municipal court Friday. The Holiday, Utah man had been in jail here since July 18 when he pleaded guilty and was sentenced to 10 days for reckless driving. On Friday, he appeared in court on two other counts, stemming from the same incident, drunk driving and leaving the scene of an accident. The pen alties, if convicted, loomed quite a bit stiffer than the original charge. He chose out of necessity since he was broke to defend himself. Sam Francovich, city attorney, represented the prosecution. Schwinter, a transient, looked over notes he had carefully taken upon his arrest. He was respectful, and seemed fairly "up" on court procedure. He cross-examined arresting officers and presented bits of extenuation in his closing remarks. Attorney Francovich asked that the second charge leaving the scene of an accident, be dropped, but pressed for the drunk driving conviction. Judge Anderson found Schwinter innocent on both counts, the latter because Schwinter had not received a blood alcohol test following arrest. Self-styled lawyer Schwinter went back to serve two remaining days on the original reckless driving sentence. On Sunday, he will again be a free man. Mineral Crash Fatal to Youth Although the Nevada,Highway Patrol made an emergency trip with blood in an all out effort to save his life, a 19-year-old Haw thorne youth died Friday of in juries received in an automobile accident in Mineral county one week ago. It was the second trip of the week for highway patrolmen wno took units of blood from the blood bank in Reno to the hospital in Hawthorne. The youth, Toddy Joe Gallegas, was one of seven teen-agers injured when an open convertible went out of control on the cliff section of Highway US 95 at Walker Lake and overturned. The other six youths are in serious condition at the hospital. Gallegas was the son of Mr. and Mrs. Moses Gallegas of Babbit and moved there with his family in 1952 from Lockford, Calif. Two brothers and sisters also survive His death brought Nevada's highway toll to 61 for the year, and was the third traffic fatality in Mineral county in 1957. Clark Soldier At Supply School Pvt. Larry K. Worthen, 22. son of Mr. and Mrs. Claude Worthen, 829 S. Second St., Las Vegas, Nev., recently was graduated from the eight-week General Supply School at Fort Chafee Ark. He received instruction in the fundamentals of Army supply procedures and the preparation of supply records and forms. Worthen is a graduate of Dixie Junior College in St George, Utah STATE PATROL WATCHES OVER WEARY DRIVERS A campaign waged by the Nevada state highway patrol to g-et weary drivers off the highway has reached Elko county. Motorists traveling along U. S. Highway 40 were being stopped at roadblocks thrown up at Wells today by the highway patrol stationed in that area. When stopped, the patrolmen handed the motorist a printed card which said the following:: "You afre entering a high-frequency accident and fatality area. You have traveled a high-speed highway within the state of Nevada and are probably destined for someplace beyond our borders. We know from experience that a driver from the East or West has, at this point, become fatigued to a degree that proper control of the vehicle is difficult. We value your life and suggest you rest at the next stop. "DO THIS IN THE INTEREST OF SAFETY TO YOU AND EVERYONE ELSE ON THE ROAD." The card is signed "Nevada Highway Patrol.' NEVADA, SATURDAY, JULY Meet 35 Volunteers Man Fire Lines on Davidson Pea Mop-up Action As Range Blaze Under Control Volunteer fire fighters, including men from Fallon's auxiliary air station, have retired from the Davidson peak fire above Reno, but 60 men remain on the reduced fire line in a "mopping up" action. The raging fire, located east of Washoe Lake, was brought under complete control at midnight Friday. The bureau of land management's spokesman in Carson said this morning that all other lightning-produced fires in the Washoe area were under control. No new fires were reported as thunder storm and lightning activity quieted in this area. Sixty men and five bulldozers remain at the Davidson i Jumbo scene extinguishing minor fires. Ted Morrill, piloting a fixed wing aircraft in a Friday reconnaissance mission, reported there was little activity in the danger areas at Red Rock, the Antelope mountain area near Spanish Springs north of Sparks, and at Davidson-Jumbo. He will standby at the Sky Ranch near Pyramid Lake for further calls. Extreme fire danger continues, the U. S. Weather Bureau in Reno advised this morning. Forecast through Sunday is for more scat tered thunderstorms and continued temperatures of around 90 degrees. Fire hazards in both range lands and forests increases with the continued hot spell, the bureau said. Les Clark, administrative assistant of the bureau, said in Carson this morning, officials were deeply grateful to volunteers who worked lor.g hours in bringing fires under control. He said navy men from the Fallon air station had reported back for duty after joining in the fight. Sixty -five additional fighters secured from the Reno employment office did a highly commendable job. he said. Men were taken to the David son-Jumbo area by truck although ine ruggea terrain made a complete vehicular trip impossible. Terrain at the fire scenes is characterized by sharply inclined peaks which rise from several valleys. Charles 0. Jacks Funeral Is Held Funeral services were held for Charles O. Jacks on Saturday morning at eleven o'clock at the home chapel of Ross-Burke Co. with the Rev. Floyd Marker of the First Methodist church cler gyman. The selections "The Lord's Prayer" and "Faith of My Father" were sung by Roland Dubois accompanied by Mrs. Lula Grimmer, organist. Bearers were Dr. Richard Petty and John Kelly, both of Carson, Robert McDonald, Mel Hancock, Dr. Fred Anderson and Charles H. Anderson. Burial was in the Masonic section of Moun tain View cemetery. Two Nominated To West Point Rep. Walter S. Baring announced today he had nominated Robert Francis Kolbet, 18, of 1622 Ordway Ave., Reno, as his principal to the U.S. Military Academy. Named as alternate was Monte Ray Norman, whose address was listed as 1122 The Strand, Reno. Kolbet, a 1957 graduate of Reno high school, is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Kolbet of Reno. He was a captain in the ROTC. He left Reno June 16 for six months army training with the U.S. Army as a member of Reno's Army Reserve chemical unit. Norman enrolled at the University of Nevada after completing six months of Army training. Navy Man Dies James Whalen Wunderlich, b6, retired U. S. Navy chief petty officer, was found dead at his home at 56 Boyd place at 10 a. m. today. Surviving is a son, Miles Wun derlich, with the Navy. Funeral arrangements will be announced by Ross-Burke Co. WOOL PAYMENTS YERINGTON All drafts for wool incentive payment in the 1956 program for Lyon county sheepmen have been mailed, according to George Linscott, office manager for the Lyon-Mineral ASC county committees. Linscott said the amount for Lyon county was in excess of $40,000. SHOT IN HIP SMITH VALLEY Last Fri day morning Lloyd Seal, son of Mrs. Glenn Fulstone, was shot in the right hip when a .22 rifle was accidently discharged. He was taken to Lyon Health Center for attention and at latest report is recovering satisfactorily, i GAZETTE 27, 1957 Per Cent Ratio Commission Urges Completion For Program of Equalization Nevada's county assessors have been urged by the state tax commission to assess real property at 35 per cent of full value, the figure set forth as the goal of the equalization program. A resolution authorizing the commission secretary, Robbins E. Cahill, to set forth the equalization program goal was adopted unanimously by the commission. The 35 percent figure is the one the commission uses in assessing utility companies, livestock, motor vehicles, livestock and other items over which the commission has assessing jurisdiction. ACTION PROMISED The commission authorizing Cahill to inform the assessors that if the property is not brought up to 35 per cent of full value, the commission will take one of two actions: The commission will bring assessments in the individual counties to the 35 per cent level. Or it will reduce its valuations on utilities, railroads, vehicles and livestock to the average of the 17 counties. That average is now 26.06 per cent of full value of real and personal property. The commisison fixed no deadline for the establishment of the valuation level. It will mean tax increases for nearly every County in the state. The county with the highest assessment ratio on real and personal property currently is Esmeralda, 35.08 per cent. Establishment of a statewide average and the county assessment ratio last month cost five Nevada counties a share of state, school funds, since their assessing ratio vas below state average. FIVE PENALIZED The five penalized counties were Lyon, Washoe, Ormsby, Churchill and Douglas. School administrators have asked that the school law be changed so that payments are based on the assessment ratio of the previous year. Current ratios, they noted, were announced after school budgets are completed. Some districts consequently face the necessity of obtaining emerg ency loans to meet budgets, the commisisoners were told. Washoe county was penalized $51,000 under the assessment ratio-school aid payment tiein that became effective July 1. Charge Droppe In Garlic Theff Grand larceny charges filed against a Reno couple wounded by shotgun blasts in a garlic patch early Friday morning, were dismissed late the same day. Louis Boano, 46, of 1100 Sutro St., declined to press charges against Kenneth Guerrero, 29, and his wife Joanne Bess, 22. The two were arrested at 12:30 a.m. Friday, after Boano caught them in his garlic patch and shot Kenneth in the chest with a load of number six buckshot. A second shot winged Mrs. Guerrero in the leg. Hospital officials termed their condition as "painful, but satisfactory." Boano said he would not press charges if the couple "tell me they're sorry." And the district attorney's office also did not charge the couple. Boano will get his five sacks of garlic back, too. Police indicated a reluctance to hold the "evidence" because the police station air conditioner is not functioning. Visitor to Reno Taken by Death Allan Robert Parker, visitor from Concord, Calif, was found dead in his motel room this morning. An employe of the Flying 'A' Steamship Line, Mr. Parker had been spending a two-week vacation in Reno. Surviving are his widow, Mrs. Elizabeth A. Parker of Concord; two daughters, Laura and Dianne Parker of Concord; two brothers, John Parker of Torrence, Calif, and Joseph Parker of Fullerton, Calif., and his mother, Mrs. Alice Parker of Whittier, Calif. He was a native of Ontario, Canada. Funeral arrangements will be announced by the Ross-Burke Co. SKIES CLEAR IN CLARK AFTER DAMAGING STORM LAS VEGAS Clearing skies today indicated a respite from the stormy weather of the last 24 hours which deposited nearly a half inch of moisture on the 7as Vegas area in a storm that was blamed for knocking out tele phone service in portions of the community and near flood condi tions in low lying areas. The storm broke with a fury shortly before noon Friday with the cloudburst drenching the city and in moments hr.d gutters run ning full of water. Traffic was slowed in the two major railroad underpasses, Charleston boule vard and Bonanza road, but the state highway, department aad city crews got the water out in time to prevent a major tieup of traffic. Officials of the Southern Ne PAGE NINE Court Selects Date to Take Stardust Bid Federal Judge John R. Ross Friday set Sept. 16 as the day he would choose which of five bidders will take over the bankrupt Stardust hotel in. Las Vegas. He told representatives of the bidding groups to submit their final plans to the court Aug. 1. A preliminary list of the highest bidders, from which the winner will be chosen, will be announced on Sept. 3, Judge Ross said. To remain on the list, each bidder then must post $200,000 "earnest money." If Judge Ross selects a new operating company, it will climax some two years ot litigation, which began after the death of Stardust promoter Tony Cornero Stralla. His choice is subject to securities exchange commission ! approval. .The biggest bid was from a Lake Tahoe Casino operator, Oliver Kahle, who offered $2,000,000 to complete the hostelry, plus another $3,000,000 in 12 installments beginning 2 years after operation starts. The Stardust was the dream of Stralla, who died of a heart at tack at a Desert Inn, Las Vegas, dice table two years ago. Since the Stardust was delcared bankrupt, a dozen different parties have applied, then dropped their bids. Other plans- submitted to the court include: Rella Factor, of fering $4,000,000 over a 10-year period, paying most creditors im mediately; Monarch Investment Co. to buy assets for $4,000,000 on completion of the hotel; a partnership of Frank Hofues. jr., son of the late hotel pperator; and Lewis Crank of Loma Vista, Calif., Investment Co.; and a group of Stardust stockholders proposing to refinance the resort for $2,000,000. Judge Ross also asked the bid ders to submit their plans to the securties and exchange commis sion. 3110 Children See Ice Show 1 nree hundred youngsters were back in school here todav They loved every minute of it. They were from the Sunny Acres children s home in Carson and the Holy Child's day home in Reno. They joined hands with 12 men from the Veteran's hos pital here for George Arnold's "Rhythm on Ice." The ice show was held at the auditorium of the Reno high school and was the fourth in series of five appearances by- Arnold s performers. The special rr.z.'.' "?e was spon sored by the Reno firemen's as sociation. Commercial firms and the army cooperated fully in arranging transportation for the event, reported Don Colony who made arrangements for the visit, The Virginia-Truckee Transit Co. provided cost free transpor tation for the children from Carson. Deluxe taxi of Reno car ried children from the Holy Child day home on Ridge street to the high school and men from rne veteran s nospital were transported by army trucks from the Sierra Ordnance Depot and Stead Air Force base. The visitors were treated to refreshments before the matinee performance. HOLD MESSAGE Police hold a message for Ori- zella Shepard. , vada Telephone Company said that lightning and rainwater put approximately 1000 phones out of service but that most had been put back by noon today. The number was between 2 and 3 per cent of the total serving the city. Most of the telephones in the Paradise Valley area, however, were out for' a time during the afternoon along with other areas in the West Charleston and Strip sectors. Service between Las Vegas and Henderson was knocked out briefly when a transformer was reportedly hit by lightning. Power service was interrupted for brief times during the afternoon storm but no serious outage was reported. City officials said that the storm damage was light although the amount of moisture deposited vas considered heavy. Six Are Dead In Series of Auto Accidents Palo Alto Sisters, Mother and Son Are Among Victims Nevada's highway death toll for the year has risen to 67 in the last 24 hours. A mother and son from Pacoima, Calif, were killed early this morning when their car smashed into a concrete culvert 22 miles south of Wells; three young Californians on vacation met death in a head - on crash south of Gardnerville Friday, and a mine worker died Friday night when he lost control of his pickup near Getchell mine. DEAD IDENTIFIED State highway patrolmen identified the dead in the Elko county crash as Alma Killeen, 35, and her son William. 15. The husband and father, Howard Killeen was driving the car. He suffered chest and hip injuries and is in the Elko hospital in serious condition. The family was enroute to Salmon, Ida. to visit Mrs. Killeen's mother. Robert B. Perkins, 54, former Winnemucca juke box agent was the victim of the pickup truck mishap. He lost control of the vehicle and was thrown out as it overturned. The truck rolled on him and crushed h i m. Friends said he was hurrying home to watch a television show. SISTERS VICTIMS Listed as dead following a crash at 4 p.m. south of Gardnerville: Roger ' William Deal. 18. of Oakland, driver of a 1951 two-door Ford. Margaret G. Brown, 21, and Caroline L. Brown, 16, both of Palo Alto. They were sisters, and passengers in Deal's car. The headon crash occurred along a rain slickened stretch of Highway 395, 10 miles south of Gardnerville. A witness, Jim Gould of Weed Heights, said the Deal vehicle had passed his truck and skidded out of control on the wet highway. The Ford then crashed head-on into a commercial truck as it. topped the crest of a hill. Driver of the truck, Charles C. Faux, 40, of Yerington, could not avoid hitting the Deal car. IN DEEP SHOCK Faux suffered deep shock and could make no statement to investigating officers last night. The victims' vehicle was de molished. Deal was thrown clear but several hours' work was required to extricate the sisters' bodies. There were groceries and camping equipment in their car. The two girls were daughters of Mr. and Mrs. Leland H. Brown of Palo Alto. The father is a professor of electrical engineering at Stanford University. Margaret Brown had been working at a lodge at Tuolumne Meadows this Summer, and Caroline had just returned from a pack trip. They had recently visited a sister, Mrs. Charlotte Childs, who was at Fallen Leaf Lodge for a vacation. Police Blockade Street in Chase Police had to barricade South Virginia street Friday night to stop a woman motorist whose male companion told her to ignore red lights and sirens. The couple, from Massachu setts, first got police on their trail when the woman swerved their car around a patrol car and nearly ran it off the road. Police used red lights and siren, and even pulled alongside, but the couple kept going south. A second patrol car blocked Virginia street at the Keitzke lane intersection and police arrested Pamela R. West, 26, of Millis, Mass. for "failure to obey an offi cer, ana .'onn uougnerry, or Boston, Mass. for being drunk in and about" an automobile. Aero Squadron Flyin Starts Dozens of private airplanes be gan arriving in Reno on Friday as members of the Western States Association of Aero Squadrons arrived for their annual invitational "fly in" sponsored this year by the Washoe county sheriff's Aero Squadron. Visiting airmen were greeted by members of the local squadron and registered at the Golden Hotel, headquarters for the "fly in." Guests were driven to Lake Tr.hoe in chartered buses, Friday night, for entertainment and dinner. Lecture Slated On Alcoholism Problems of alcoholism will be discussed here next Tuesday by Clyde Gooderham of Salt Lake City, associate director of the Utah School of Alcohol Studies. Mr. Gooderham will lecture in the auditorium of the State building and the public is invited. The lecture will commence at eight o'clock. FARM SAFETY This is National Farm Safety Week. Today is Review and Plan Day. Check on farm and home hazards that might have been overlooked during the week. Plan for a year-long campaign against hazards and unsafe practices. i i

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