Greeley Daily Tribune from Greeley, Colorado on June 14, 1957 · Page 13
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G'ovt. Sues Grain Co. at Otis for $406,074 DEKVER ID - The federal for- eminent sought danages and repayments totaling $I06,OH.2« from aa OUs, Colo., grain company In a suit filed Thursday in U. S. District Court. It charges that the Gisl Grain Co. lost or otherwise disposed 1S3.T07 bushels of government surplus wheat between IS.'O and 1JM. The government estimated value of the wheat at $319,031.91, and asked repaymenti of $10,640.94 in receiving charges paid to Gisl, $T«,J«38 in storage charges, plus g per cent monthly Interest on the loss. Named.defendants with the eastern Colorado firm are the American Bonding Co. and the National Surety Corp., both of Denver. The suit claims the two firms issued bonds on the grain, which was stored in Gisi'i warehouse by the Commodity Credit Corp. The suit says when the CCC asked for return of the grain, '·the warehouseman (Gisi) failed and refused. . . ." It claims the firm wat unable to account for the grain's absence. Clarence 1. Gisi, 41-year-old cwner of the Otis firm, was not available {or comment of mer V.F.W. AUXILIARY Junior Girls' Unit COOKED FOOD SALE Saturday, June 15 HEIIDMAX ELECTRIC COMPANY Starting at 9 a.m. yo o m ist O O O m P m Ryssby Festival Sunday, June 23 ' LONGMONT - Annual Mid-Sum- Festival will be held at the historic Ryssby Church seven miles souhtwest of Longmont Sunday, June 21. Featured will be a SwedUh service at II a.m., with the sermon In Swedish by A. G. Edstrom of Denver. Mrs. . Elmer Johnson will be organist, with musical selections by a Swedish choir. A picnic dinner will be served at 12:30 p.m. The English service will be held at 3 p.m., with Her. Arthur Anderson, missionary on furlough, bringing the message. The Ryssby Fest- val Choir, made up of choir members from Loreland, Ault, Greeley, Boulder and Longmont, will be directed by Albert E. James. Mrs. Guy Peeler of Longmont will be organist. The Ryssby congregation was organized by Swedish pioneers In 1S7«. The church, erected In 1M2, still stands, although the belfry tower, which crumbled when struck by lightning several years ago, has not been replaced. The church building was made a state historical spot through the efforts of the late Pastor Luther SromquUt. The church Is used In two regular services annually^ during the Mia mer Festival will be held at the mas Candle-Lighting Service, both drawing many visitors. It also Is opened occasionally for weddings. Congregations of Augustana Lutheran Church In Northern Colorado still show Influences of their ties with Ryssby, members laid today. The United States has about hall the world's surfaced roads. Dunbar Explains Reporting of Road Deaths DENVER 11} - Colorado Includes In Its automobile death toll only fatal accidents occurring on highways because that Is the system of reporting tet up by the National Highway Safety Council. Atty. Gen. Duke W. Dunbar said Thursday. Dunbar is head of the Colorado Highway Safety Council "We do our policing on highways," Dunbar said. "Our efforts are concentrated on'keeplnt; highways safe foi travel." The attorney general gave the answer to reporters in explaining why the deaths of (2 persons Tuesday In a train-truck accident near Vroman, on a private road Just off the highway, were not added to the highway death loll., Highway patrol officials made similar statements. Colorado law, Dunbar said, does not even require the highway patrol to Investigate or report deaths which occur on private property. He said the patrol went to work on the train-truck crash on the basis of being helpful in a time of tragedy. Gov, McNichols has asked Patrol Chief Gilbert R. Carrel for a personal report on the accident. · Dunbar said he personaly dislikes the practice of reporting the number of highway fatalities. He said that a much more accurate record of traffic safety could be obtained by reporting the number of fatal accidents, rather than the number of people killed. Reporting of the number of fatalities, he said, contains too great an element of luck--whether a single persons Is killed In an accident or whether several lose their lives. The attorney general said he bis ao knowledge about the reason the Highway Safety Council decided to use the number of deaths on highways as the traffic safety yardstick. Water Board To Make Air Tour of New Projects DENVER OH - tolorado's Water Conservation Botrd is plan- ninj in aerial tour July 3 of potential water projects In the stat*. Director Ivan C. Crawford announced Thursday the board will meet that day and ald the board members hope to make a trip which originally wai scheduled for several weeks ago but had to be postponed because of bad weather. He said a National Guard plane probably will hs used. D. Lew Williams of Norwood will take over a seat on the board at the meeting, sucecding Ira Kelly of Manoos. DENVER «! - Water storase is mounting in Colorado, State Engineer J. E. Whltten said Thursday, as the runoff from mountain streams continues. The John Martin Reservoir on Our Famous SMORGASBORD The Camfield FRIDAY EVENINGS Students You Will Enjoy Th!s VFW Official Holly Condemns Administration for Handing Girard Over to Japanese Court GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colo. IB -- An official of the Veterans of Foreign Wars told the Colorado VFW encampment Thursday the Impending trial In Japan of SpJ.C. William S. Girard it a "violation of all principles of American justice." "How can Girard get a fair trial:" asked John YY. Slihin, a Htlcna, Mont., lawyer and junior vice commander of the national VFW. "Naturally, the Japanese resent Death of 16-Yr.-Old Denver Boy Probed by U.S. and State Govts. us. We killed their soldiers and deflated them In war. Their passions and prejudices are aroused. How can Girard get a fair trial?" repeated. Girard Is charged with "inflicting bodily Injury resulting in death" of i Japanese woman on an Army firing range near Tokyo. Jnder the government's status of orces agreement, he has been ordered tried in a Japanese court Mahan told 600 delegates to the Colorado VFW convention that the 1 year old Illinois soldier's case s the first to bring home to the American public the status of orres agreements. DENVER 'JB -- Stale and fed' ...^ -- -- -- eral officials started an hvestiga- the Arkansas River, he said.jtion Thursday into t h e ' d e a t h of passed the 90,000-acre foot mark In storage during the day. Despite releases to keep some space in Denver's Gross Reservoir, north of the city, water probably will be flowing over the top of the dam by Sunday, he predicted. The water win go down South Boulder Creek and Whitten warned that residents of El Dorada Springs "might get their feet wet." All transmountain diversion has been sloped, he said, with the Williams Fork, Moffat Adams tunnels closed. and Missing Patient of Colo. State Hospital Killed at Bismarck BISMARCK, N. D. Ul -- A man killed when struck by a car near Palermo, N. D., Tuesday was identified Thursday as a missing patient from Colorado State Hospital. The Highway Patrol said the victim was Identified from fingerprints as Charles A. Scharf, S3. of Duranfo, Colo., missing since May 8 from the hospital at Pueblo. Scharf was killed when he dashed out in front of a car, the patrol said. The driver was not cited. Robert L. Gee Jr., 16, from a reaction after taking a tranquiliter drug. The investigation centered on reports Gee was given chlorproma- tine by miitake when he took a prescription for another drug to be filled a 1 a Denver pharmacy. He died May IS. The youth's attending physician signed a report establishing the cause of death as due to ". reaction to chlorpromaiine." Another physicin said the youth literally drowned from fluids which filled his lungs in the reaction to the drug. Gee, son of a prominent attorney, had suffered from a sinus condition. A drug, teldrin, had been prescirbcd for him to re licve an allergy which aggravated the ailment. The death certificate signed by Dr. Thomas Colt man reported Gee difd of "acute pulmonary cd?ma due to anaphylactlc shock due to idiosyncratic reaction to chlorpromaiine." Ralph Horst, regional director for the federal Food and Drug Ad ministration, said the filling of the prescription is being investigated The Denver coroner's office sail it had forwarded its report to the Denver detective bureau for in vestigation. USE THE TRIBUNE WANT ADS JUNE 29 and 30 General Admliflon $1.00 Reserved Seats . . $1.50 B o x Seat* . . . . $2.50 Evening Show, Both Nights, 1:00 p.m. Junler Rldert* Shew, June 30, 2:00 p.m. Ticked Aroiloble ot Greeley Chamber-of Commerce P. O. Box 500, Greeley, Cclo. Pleaet enclose a self-addressed and stamped envelope for mall orders. Thanks, Folks! THANKS f o r y o u r wonderful reception to our Spring Opening! Tin "Motolay Gang", Harry and Erna Cameron U^- Harry Cameron's NODELAY DRIVIN Home of Chicken Cash Bequests of Million Dollars in Boettcher Will DENVER M -- Cash bequeits of nearly one miiion dollars were (listed Thursday in the will of Claude K. Boettcher, Denver fi- Inancier who died last Sunday 1 night. ! There was no inventory included in the multi-millionaire's will 1 filed in Denver County Court. Among the bequests were $50,000 each te, his son, Charles Boettcher II, and his son's wife, Mrs. Mae B. Boettcher. The will alia specified, pending final settlement of the estate, that Bocttchcr's wile, Mrs. Edna Case tloettcher, be paid 15,000 a month and Charles Boettcher II to received $2,500 montHy. Both were named eiecutors along with H. C. Van Sehaack. Cris Dobbins and the Denver National Bank. Ten friends and business aiio- ciatfs were left bequests varying from 15,000 to $25,000 each. Oth- ler bequests included U75.000 to the (Bocttcher Foundation, $100,000 to Children's Hospital and $50,000 to jst. Luke't Hospital. USE THE TRIBUNE WANT ADS STARTS TONIGHT THE VANISHING AMERICAN Scott Brady and Audrey Totter PLU WHEN GANGLAND STRIKES Starring Riymond Greenltaf PLUS COMEDY Gatei Optn 1:45 Show at 1.00 Friday, June 14, 1957 GUEELEY TRIBUNE Page 7 7 Killed, 20 Hurt When Bus Runs Wild in Downtown London LONDON Ul - A big red double- decker bus sped out of control on Thursday and mowed down a holiday crowd like a bul-dozer charging through a thicket. Seven were killed and 20 injurrd. Hundreds of others were treated for shock. Three of the dead were women. Diamond Jim Brady, famous hroadwaylle of the 1890's was aa ardent suitor of stage star LUliai Russell. He bad candles especially fashioned In the likeness rf Mist Russell to light his banquet tables. TOMORROW at 1:00 Doors Open 12:10 HEY KIDS! COLOR CARTOONS PLUS! FOUR. GUNS TO THE BORDER plul AVA GARDNER In THE LITTLE HUT "TO CATCH A THIEF with Circy Grant and Grace Kelly Children 25c, Adults 60c til -TEENAGE C R I M E WAVE with Tommy Cook and Mollle McCart Also a Color Cartoon NOW SHOWING! 2 FIRST RUN HITS! NOW SHOWING Highway 34 ^v --Across i from TM T- Country Club Adults SOe Kids 1Sc Sat. Adults 35c to 5 p.m. Island Grove Park Wed,, June 19-8 p.m. AYA shipwrecked on a desert island with TWO Mffll «TM, ERROL FLYNN MISS CORNOL BOHCHERS Plus 2nd First Hun THE PICTURE THAT TELLS THE TRUTH ABOUT ONE OF TODAY'S MOST SHOCKING PROBLEMBI HBO J total V;''.- '· . , Featuring Miss Pat Jones World Famous Stunt and Race Driver COllEEN DANTON-MILLER ALSO COLOR C A R T O O N SAT. «nd SUN. Open 1:00 Extra! Jr. Jamboree C*lor Cartoon and Latest Newil OPEN 1:19 We to 2 p.m. 28 Spine Tingling Speed Events WED.: JOE BUTTERFLY »····«···········*······ 1957 Dodges CLOWNS-COMICS TWO FULL HOUHS Adults _ Children Children under I . . 1.50 50c F R E E Sponsored by Greeley Junior Chamber of Commerce AL TOMLIN ORCHESTRA SATURDAY-9 p.m. Dancing Nightly except Sunday e ESTES PARK NOW! . . TWIN SPACE ENDS SAT.! HORROR HITS!! COLUMBIA PICTURE J »..--»»|i»^"^ -- Exlra! Hugs Bunny Cartoon and News! MOTHERS We have special reasonable FATHER'S DAY DINNERS at The CAMFIELD HOTEL Sunday, June 16th He Will Enjoy What We Have To Offer . . . AIR-CONDITIONED CAMFIELD HOTEL IF THERE EVER WAS AN ADULT FILM . . . THIS IS IT! -siti- c--.,Technicolor* Adulti Regular Prlcttt Children JSe

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