The Ottawa Herald from Ottawa, Kansas on April 30, 1963 · Page 5
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Jane-Of-All Trades Doing A Man's Job RIDING THE WIRE - Nellie Everett works at her job as telegraph editor of Goodland Daily News. She was graduated from jane-of-all-tradcs into desk job generally considered an exclusive field for men. Wellsville News Kavettes Name Officers: »/ ~ Plan All-School Dinner By BEKNICE HOLDEN High School Kayet- as officers for the Wellsville tes elected coming year Chloe Ann Beattie, president; Cheryl Rogers, vice president; Marcella Wehmeyer, secretary, and Peggy O'Neil, treasurer. Reservations have been made for four Kayette members to go to summer camp in August. All teachers and families and school employes and families will gather at the schoohouse for a farewell dinner the evening of May 2. Announcements have been received by the senior class at Wellsville High School Wednesday. Dates to remember — May 3, the senior class at Wellsville will have an ice cream social starting at 5:30 p.m. in the multi- pui-pose room at school. May will be the senior bake sale Hostetters. Mrs. Sally Barnett received an appointment as grand teller at the grand chapter meeting of the Order of Eastern Star in Topeka. Mrs. Baraett, worthy matron of Wellsville Chapter No. 408; Mrs. Mildred Farney, secretary, and Mrs. NeEva Myers, district aide of District No. 6, were delegates from the local chapter. Mrs. Cainie Steele, Baldwin, received an appointment of grand Teller. She also received the appointment to be the grand el ecta for the coming year. She is of Evangeline Chapter No. 162. Mrs. Walter Revey showed slides lakea in California of the Rose Parade at the meeting of the Berean Sunday School Class of the Wellsville Baptist Church at her home. On the hostess committee were Mrs. Roger Gould, Mrs. Henry Chilton, Mrs. Lester Cramer and Mrs. Revery. Mrs, Artie Chanay, president, conducted the business meeting, devotions were given by Mrs. Chilton. There was a flower exchange between members. The 22 persons present included two visitors, Mrs, Claron Bailey, Sr., and Mrs. Marie Caruthers. Elected delegates to the second district legion convention, to be at the Town House, Kansas City Friday, May 3-5 are the following from the Louis H. Hanson Post, American Legion: Melvin Pierce, Paul Warren, Freeman Shawen, and James W. Thomlinson. Alternate delegates are Ray Brecheisen and Harold E. Good. A monetary gift was given to the Wellsville city library by the Wellsvile Kiwanis in observance of National Library Week. Mrs. Keith Adriance, school librarian, was the guest speaker at t h t meeting. Mr. and Mrs. Alvin Benham Geoffrey and Julie, Littleton Colo., were recent visitors of Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Coffman and Mr. and Mrs. John Benham. The Henry Bachman family ha moved to the Jim McAvoy rental home on Main Street. The troop committee officiatec as a board of review for four ol the Troop 63 Boy Scouts Tues day night in Hays Hall of the Wellsville Methodist Church. The boys are Don Poole, James James Hagen. They passed their first class requirements. All of the Wellsville Brownie Scouts visited the Pepsi Cola plant at Ottawa. A group of approximately 50, including eight adults, made the trip. Attending a Vacation Church School workshop at Osawatomie from the Wellsville Baptis Church were Mrs. Joanne Bald win, Mrs. Leroy Pi-ice, Mrs. Rob ert Cramer and Mrs. Jim Wright By MERRITT LEWIS The Goodland Daily News Vrittcn for The Associated Press GOODLAND, Kas. (AP) - The oodland Daily News has a girl elegraph editor who graduated rom jane-of-all-trades into this pecialized newspaper job. And the pressure of this seme- mes hectic job of editoring the ews wire and writing the head- ines seems to be right down Ncl- e Everett's alley. The use of the term, alley, is eliberate, because Nellie puts le same effort and enthusiasm nto her work on the wire desk s she does in her weekly stint t the bowling alley. (Her "av- rage" at the newspaper is far >etter than the 128 she sports in wwling.) The fact that Nellie is a bit unorthodox in some of the news- japer terminology she uses stems rom the fact she has had no formal journalism school training, ut she has unusually good rap- jort with the likes and dislikes >f her community of readers. Probably no other wire editor ises the letters "WN" (where iceded) to slug copy which can un any where on the inside pages. Nor would most wire editors use the term, "polka dot stuff," o describe the punched tape that reproduced in Goodland from he Associated Press sending equipment in Kansas City. Yet, he visitors to whom she de- icribed the operation probably still remember the function of that "polka dot tape" far better han if she had explained that a reperforator programmed the tape by wire from Kansas City so it could be interpreted into type by the typesetting machine. With a background in newspa- >er work consisting of carrying a japer route when she was a Colbern's Restaurant 97c Evening SPECIAL LUNCHEON 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. For a Treat in Steaks or Chops Prime Aged Top Sirloin $2.00 Small Fillet $1.50 Roast Prime Rib of Beef . . . . $1.75 14-oz. K.C. Strip Steak . . . . $2.95 Colbern's Famous Fried Chicken .... $1.50 Chopped Sirloin Steak .... $ .95 SPECIAL BUFFET Every Evening 5:00 to 8:30 (Featuring) • Prime Ribs • Bar-B-Que Spare Ribs • Colbern's Famous FRIED CHICKEN $1.50 youngster, Miss Everett started to work for the Daily News in May, 1958. She learned to handle classified ads, answered the phone, waited on the counter, mailed out papers and did other jobs that are assigned to beginners. Later came the job of proofreading, which she learned from a study of an AP style book and through which she still gives the typesetters fits when they divide word wrong. The management soon had Miss Everett learning to operate the perforator which is used to punch local copy for the typesetting machines, One of the next steps was to have her substitute for the society editor. "Goofing off" on Saturday night got Nellie started toward the headline writing job. She spent her idle time writing heads as she thought it should be done. Apparently her ideas were okay, because from then on she helped write heads on occasions when the office was short-handed. When the present owners, the McCants Publishing took over in June. Company, 1961, Miss Everett was operating a perforator and reading proof, along with other duties. "It was when I returned from vacation in October of 1961 that I wished I had stayed in Wyoming deer hunting," she says. "The boss said he wanted me to 117 handling the wire and I just about flipped." After a few months to get acquainted with the work, she was put in full charge of the wire and dummying the paper. A graduate of Sherman Community High School in Goodland, Miss Everett has supplemented that education with careful study of newspapers and much reading. Along with this, she finds time for hobbies such as cake baking and decorating, photography, bowling and deer hunting with her dad. BLUE GRASS SOD FOB SALE FREE ESTIMATES Ph. Lawrence, Kansas VI 2-1382; VI 3-8235 ismaai PAINT SALE Save $5.60 on 4-Gallon Case Lots on Davis Paints Davis WERBRI6 Davis Ever-Bright HOUSE PAINT Time tested formula has given satisfaction to thousand* of home owners. * Self Cleaning * Easy Spreading * Gas and Fume Proof Full-bodied High Gloss Regular $6.49 a Gallon Single Gallons, $5.29 A GALLON in case lots of 4 Gallons Save 81c a Quart PORCH & FLOOR ENAMEL Top quality guaranteed Davfs Enamel. Use inside or outside. Ideal for porches, floors, outdoor furniture, work benches, pipes, etc. Use on wood, metal, linoleum or concrete. All popular colors. Gallons On Sola, Too If you prefer to buy Porch and Floor Enamel In Gallon cant. Rtf. $6.15 Galled 5 1§ Gallon Quart LATEX "8* WALL PAINT • Dri« In Ltsi Than One Hour • No lap., Strtoki, or Brush Marki • Apply with Bruih or Roller • Wido Choice e Clean Up with Soap and Water Gallon We Do Custom Picture Framing We Stock Window Glass No-Strike Order Is Extended CHICAGO (AP) - A federal udge extended Monday his order locking a strike by the Brother- ood o f Railway Trainmen gainst the Santa Fe between hicago and Albuqerque. Judge Julius J. Hoffman con- inued his injunction in effect ntil a presidential emcrgccy ward completes its consideration a work rules dispute between all the railroads and five unions f operating employes. He said a strike by 3,100 train- nen would have a devastating ef- ec.t on communities and indus- ries along the Santa Fe. He is- ued the original injunction April 4. Walter L. Moore, a Santa Fc ice president, testified a strike n the Chicago-lo-Albuqerque segment would shut down all 13,000 miles of the railroad's operation, affecting 600 industries and the movement of agricultural commodities. Santa Fe attorneys said about 40,000 workers would lie furloughed. THE OTTAWA HERALD Tuesday, April 30, 1963 MARTIN Electrical Equip. Co. (formerly Elliott's) Wholesale Electrical Supplies NEW LOCATION 117 E. 2nd CH 2-2705 NO MONEY DOWN JUST $1.75 A WEEK 24" ROTARY RIDING MOWER 116 Easy-to-operote with variable C *pe«df to 4 mph. Reverse, too. T 3-HP, 4 cycle Briggs & Stratton •ngine with recoil starter. DAVIS PAINT Associate Store HAROLD LEITNAKER. Owner G/fts 129 S. Main Housewares CH 2-2491 OTTAWA HERALD'S BUSINESS AND PROFESSIONAL GUIDE OPTOMETRISTS Arvid Berglund, O.D. OPTOMETRIST 316 S. Main CH 2-2796 Olin G. Wollen, O.D. OPTOMETRIST 110 W. 3rd CH 2-4303 A. G. Madtson, O.D. OPTOMETRIST 205 S. Main CH 2-4233 Rodney McClay, O.D. OPTOMETRIST Profess'l Bldg. CH 2-3793 CHIROPRACTORS Don L. McKelvey, D.C. CHIROPRACTOR 116 W. 2nd CH 2-4777 J. C. South, D.C. CHIROPRACTOR 118 E. 15th CH 2-2166 Residence Phone CH 2-3961 S. M. Brockway. D.C CHIROPRACTOR 1408 S. Main CH 2-2386 R. C. Capron, D.C. PHYSIOTHERAPY Ground Floor 113 E. 3rd Office Ph. 2-4100 Res Ph. 2-2270 OSTEOPATHIC PHYSICIAN HOMER N. FLORA, D.O. Osteopathic Physician Medicine and Surgery Zellner Building Phone CH 2-3746 DAVID L. YOUNG, D.O. Physical Medicine Phone CH 2-3844 222 E. 3rd St. FLYING SERVICE SKY SERVICE Jack C. KiJUe, Mgr. SMILING JACK'S SKY SERVICE Municipal Airport, Charter Trips, Sight Seeing Rides, Flight Instructions CH 2-9775 or CH 2-4230 23 Years Flying Experience INVESTMENTS Barret-Fitch-North V <~«/CO INC ^ _ MEMBERS NEW YORK STOCK EXCHANGE - Mutual Funds — Stocks — Bonds Robert Dillon — 425 S. Main — CH 2-2445 BUNDY INSURANCE AGENCY IUU 1. SI OTTAWA. KANSAS MEDICAL DIRECTORY J. F. Barr, M.D. SURGERY Profess'l Bldg. CH 2-1268 Frank A. Trump, M.D. Internal Medicine and Diagnosis Profess'l Bldg. CH 2-1620 Lonis N. Speer, M.D. General Medicine and Surgery Office: 109 W Fourth Phone CH 2-1257 Res. Phone CH 2-3401 David G. Laury, M.D. General Medicine and Obstetrics Professional Building Office CH 2-1820 Res. CH 2-U27 R. A. GoUier, M.D. Surgery — General Medicine CH 2-1182 Res. CH 2-2393 Professional Building Chester H. Strehlow. MD Surgery — General Medicine Professional Building CH-1279 Res. CH 2-5675 Sylva Lofgreen, M.D. Victor if. Lofgreen, M.D. Physicians and Surgeons 3rd & Walnut CH 2-2126 R. S. Roberts, M.D. Professional Building Surgery — Medicine Office CH 2-4325 Res. CH 2-1594 Benning Bros. — 434 S. Main — CH 2-2641 For Prompt Ambulance Service Call CH 2-1331 Ottawa, Kansas JOE TOWNER'S CHAPEL THE ANTHONY CLINICAL LABORATORY Gladys Anthony Allergies, Bacteriology, Serelogy Hematology, Bio-Chemistry, Parasitology Room 15, Professional Bldg Ph CH 2-5296 Home CH 2-3407 ELMOR CRAVEN ASSOCIATE First National Bank Bldg. Phone CH 2-1243 General American Life Insurance Co., St Louis Veterinary Service VETERINARY SUPPLIES HESS, FRANKLIN and Others Mann-Bell Drug Store 501 N Main CH 2-3924 BEAUTY SHOPS Ella's Beauty Salon Specializing in Permanent Waves and Hair Styling Mrs. Cecil McArdle, owner operator. Beverly Cole New Location. .134 So. Hickory CH 2-4198 BEAUTYLAND Styling Salon 114 E. 2nd CH 2-4347 OPERATORS: Eloise Milton, Marion Ishang, Sharon Brill, and Wiloma Babcock. owner and operator. Rainbow Beauty Bar 114 W. 2nd CH 2-4263 Complete Beauty Service Maxine Lewis — Owner and Operator June Kunard . . . Zada Lewis Pharmacy Is Our Business Your Prescription Will Receive Our Careful Attention DRUG STORE R47 S Main CH 2-4133 PREVENT YOUR NEW BABY FROM FOOT ILLS... FIT HIM IN THE FAMOUS DR. WIKLKR SHOES BY BUSTER BROWN The New Concept in Shoe Lasting... Perfected by Simon J. Wilder, D.S.C. Fitted Exclusively in Franklin County at RICHARDSON'S SHOE STORE 212 S. Main This Space FOR SALE Phone CH 2-4700

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