Greeley Daily Tribune from Greeley, Colorado on June 14, 1957 · Page 14
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Gbvf. Sues Grain Co. at Otis for $406,014 DENVER if - The federal government sought darcages and repayments totaling JJ06.014.2G from an Otis, Colo., grain company in a suit filed Thursday in U. S Di?- trlct Court. It charges that the Gisi Grain Co. lost or otherwise disposed of 163.707 bushels of government surplus wheat between 1910 and 1956. The government estimated value of the wheat at $319,031.91, and asked repayments of $10,040.94 in receiving charges paid to Cisi, $76,34 38 in storage charges, plus 6 per cent monthly interest on (he loss. Named,defendants w ith the eastern Colorado firm are the American Bonding Co. and the National Surety Corp., both of Denver. The cuit claims the two firms issued bonds on the grain, which was stored in Gisi's warehouse by the Commodity Credit Corp. The suit says when the CCC asked for return of the grain, "the warehouseman (Gisi) failed «nd refused. . . ." ]t claims Ihe firm wns unable to account for the grain's absence. Clarence J. Gisi, 41-year-old owner of the Otis firm, was not available for comment. V.F.W. AUXILIARY Junior Girls' Unit COOKED FOOD SALE Saturday, June 15 HERDMAN ELECTRIC COMPANY Starting at 9 a.m. S o *ud or-*! . s-^S*^: il SH^.-;S Ryssby Festival Sunday, June 23 LONGMONT _ Annual Mid-Summer Festival will be held at tho historic Ryssby Church seven miles souhtwest of Longmont Sunday. June 23. Featured will be a Swedish service at 11 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 Rev. Arthur Anderson, missionary on furloufih, bringing the message. The Ryssby Fest- val Choir, made up of choir members from Loveland, Ault, Greeley, Boulder and Longmont. will be directed by Albert K. James. Mrs. Guy Peeler of Longmont will be organist. The Ryssby congregation was organized by Swedish pioneers in 1876. The church, erected In 1862, 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 stale historical spot through the efforts of the late Pastor Luther Sromquist. The church is used In two regular services annually during the Mid 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 Lu- therau Church in Northern Colorado still show influences of their ties with Ryssby, members said today. The United States has about half the world's surfaced roads. Dunbar Explains Reporting of Road Deaths DENVER Ifl -- Colorado includes in iis automobile death toll only fatal accidents occurring on highways because that Is the system of reporting set up by the National Highway Safety Council, Ally. Gen. Duie W. Dunbar said Thursday. Dunbar Is head of the Colorado Highway Safety OouncH "We do our policing on highways," Punbar said. "Our efforts are concentrated on'keeping highways safe foi travel." The attorney general gave the answer to reporters in explaining why the deaths of 12 persons Tuesday In a train-truck accident near Vroman, on a private rond just off the highway, were not added ID the highway death toll.., Highway patrol officials made similar statements. Colorado -law, Dunbar said, docs 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 :he basis of being helpful in a ime of tragedy. Gov, McNichols has asked Patrol Chief Gilbert R. Carrel for a personal report on the accident. i Dunbar said he personaly dislikes the practice of reporting the number of highway fatalities. He said that a much more accurate record of traffic safely 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 has no knowledge about the reason tie Highway Safety Council decided to use the number of deaths on highways as the traffic safety yardstick. Waler Board To Make Air Tour of New Projects DKKVER -f -- tolorsu^i V.'s- ler Conservation Board is planning an aerial tour July 3 of potential water projects in the state. Director Ivan C. Crawford announced Thursday the board will Our Famous SMORGASBORD The Camfield FRIDAY EVENINGS Students Yop Will Enjoy This VFW Official Hotly Condemns Administration for Handing Girard Over to Japanese Court i Fridayj June 14, 1957 GREELEY TRIBUNE Page 7 7 Killed, 20 Hurl When Bus Runs Wild in Downtown London GLENWOOD SPRINGS. Colo, (fl -- An nliiciai oi the Veterans uf Foreign Wars told the Colorado VF\V encampment Thursdny the impending trial in Japan of Sp.3.C. William S. Girard is a "violation of all principles of American jus- meet (hat day and said the board jiice. members hope to make a trip| "HOW can Girard Bet a fair which originally was scheduled for trial?" asked John W. Mahan, a several weeks ago bul had to be | Helena. Mont., lawyer and junior postponed because of bad weather. 1 vice commander of Ihe nations) He said a National Guard p l a n e l v F W probably will be used. D. Lew Williams of Norwood will take over a seat on the board at the meeting, Kelly of Manoos. succeding Ira DENVER tfl - Water storase is mounting in Colorado, Slate Engineer J. E. Whitlen said Thursday, as the runoff from mountain streams continues. The John .Martin Reservoir on "Naturally, the Japanese resent Death of J6-Yr.-Old Denver Boy Probed by U.S. and Stale Govfs. us. We killed their soldiers and defeated them in war. Their passions and prejudices are aroustd. How can Girard get a fair trial?" he repealed. Girard is charged with "inflicting bodily injury resulting in death" of a Japanese woman on an Army firing range near Tokyo. Under Uie government's status of forces agreement, he has been ordered tried in a Japanese, court. Mahan told 600 delegates' to the Colorado VFW convention that the 21 year old Illinois soldier's case is the first to bring home to the American public the status of forces agreements. DENVER tfi -- Stale and federal officials started an investigate Arkansas River, he said, Ition Thursday into the death of passed the 90,000-acre foot mark j Robert L. Gee Jr., 16, from a rein storage during the day. I action after taking a tranquilizer Despite releases to keep some drug. space in Denver's Gross H e s - j The investigation centered on re- ervorr, north of the city, water j ports Gee was given chlorproma- probably will be flowing over the [zinc by mistake when lie took a lop of Ihe dam by Sunday, he predicted. The water will go down South Boulder Creek and Whitten warned that residents of El Dorado Springs "might get their feet wet." All transmounlain diversion has been sloped, lie said, with the Williams Fork, Moffat Adams tunnels closed. and Missing Paiient of Colo. Slate Hospital Killed at Bismarck BISMARCK, N. D. Wl -- A man killed when struck by a car near Palermo, N. D., Tuesday was identified Thursday as a missing patient from Colorado Stale Hospital. The Highway Palrol said the vic- lim was identified from fingerprints as Charles A . ' S c h a r f , 33, of Durango, Colo., missing since May 8 from the hospilal at Pueblo. Scharf was killed when he dashed out in front of a car, Ihe palrol said. The driver was not ciled. USE THE TRIBUNE WANT ADS JUNE 29 and 30 General Admission $1.00 Reserved Seats . . $1.50 B o x Seats . . . . $2.50 Evening Show, Both Nlghti, 8:00 p.m. Junior Riders' Show, June 90, 2:00 p.m. Ticked Available at Greeley Chamber- of Commerce P. O. Box 500, Greeley, Colo. Pleaee enclose a self-addressed and stamped envelope for mail orders. prescription for another drug to be filled a 1 , a Denver pharmacy. He died May 15. The youth's allending physician signed a report establishing (he cause of dcalh as due lo ". . . reaction lo chlorpromazine." Another physicin said the youth literally drowned from fluids which filled his lungs in the reaction lo the drug. Gee, son of a prominent -attorney, had suffered from a sinus condition. A drug, leldrin, had been proscirbed for him to relieve an allergy which aggravated the ailment. The dealh certificate signed by Dr. Gee Thomas died of Coleman reported "acute pulmonary cd-ema due lo anaphylactic shock due to idiosyncratic reaction lo chlbrpromazine." Ralph Horst, regional direclor for the federal Food and Drug Ad- minislration, said the filling of the prescription is being investigated. The Denver coroner's office said it had forwarded its report to the Denver detective bureau for investigation. Cash Bequests of Million Dollars in Boeifcher Will USE THE TRIBUNE WANT ADS 3TARTS TONIGHT THE VANISHING AMERICAN Scotl Brady and Audrey Totter PLUS WHEN GANGLAND STRIKES Starring Raymond Greenleaf PLUS COMEDY Gatei Open 6:45 Show at 8.00 Highway 31 --Across i - w T A ^ t ,,""" IUB * a.JF r Country IflUf W* ^ "V J r+i.^L. LONDON « - A big red douhle- decker bus sped out of control on Thursday and mouvid down a holi- d:y crD-.vJ lie ; bjl J;;cr th.-.r;. ing through a thicket. Seven were killed and 26 injured. Hundreds of others were treated for shock. Three of the dead were women. Diamond Jim Brady, famous broadwayite of the 1890's was an ardent suitor of stace jtar Lillian Russell. He had candles especially fajhior.ed in the likeness r Mtsj Hussell to light his banquet tables. TOMORROW at 1:00 HEY KIDS! Island Grove Park Wed,, June 19-8 p.m. Thanks, Folks! THANKS for y o u r Wonderful reception to our Spring Opening! Th6''NodelayGang", Harry and Erna Cameron Harry Cameron's NODELAY DRIVIN of Jwtiutoj Jied ^ju Home Chicken DENVEfl (A - Cash bequests of nearly one milion dollars were isted Thursday in the will of Claude K. Boettcher, Denver financier who died last Sunday I night. There was no inventory included in the multi-millionaire's will filed in Denver County Court. Among the bequesls were $50,000 each to his son, Charles Boet- Icher II, and his son's wife, Mrs. Mae B. Boetlcher. The will also specified, pending final seltlemcnt of the estate, thai Boettcher's wife, Mrs. Edna Case Boellcher, be paid $5,000 a month and Charles Boetlcher II lo received $2,500 monthly. Bolh were named executors along with II. C. Van Schnack, Cris Dobbins and the Denver National Bank. Ten friends and business associates were left bequests varying from $5,000 lo $25,000 each. Olh- er bequests included $375,000 to the Boeltcher Foundation, $100,000 lo Children's Hospilal and J50.000 lo St. Luke's Hospital. 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