The Express from Lock Haven, Pennsylvania on August 22, 1964 · Page 8
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Page 8-Saturday, August 22, 1964—The Express, Lock Haven, Pa. A NEW BORN INFANT Is aided In Its straggle for life In an incubator in the nursery of the Lock Haven Hospital. Many of the United Fund dollar* given the hospital go toward offsetting the cost of maternity and infant care, assuring those United Fund Dollars at Work... who cannot pay that the mother and baby receive the same kind of efficient and friendly treatment afforded all who bring new life into the world. Charity Care at Hospital, Financed by UF, Supplements State Aid to III ' (Second in a Series) Hospital costs are high enough, you say? Close investigation would show the cost of hospital care could go still higher if the expense for charity cases were added to the cost of your paid-for stay in the hospital ... as much as $2 a day more per patient, according to Lock liaven Hospital administrator Albert W. Speth. "The only reason we don't have to charge the people who do pay their own way more is because of the money the hospital gets from the United Fund," says Mr. Speth. Should people who can't pay for care be turned away? That question is easily answered with another. Would you turn away a sick child, mother-to- be, an invalid elderly widow? Could you? Few of us could and that's why we find it easier to help by giving the United Way. We have an obligation to those members of our community who find it difficult to meet the ever- rising hospital expenses with .which they may be confronted. -..-.. • * • * • Doesn't the hospital get "state aid?" "Yes," Mr. Speth says, "but not enough to offset the charity cost of the Lock Haven Hospital. State reimbursement programs won't even pay for half of the indigent care we give to local people. During the last year alone, the hospital had a loss of over $48,000 after state aid was applied," he said. "And, on top of this, we had over $38,000 dollars in bad . debts, from people who won't pay even when we send our collection agency." Actually, the United Fund money given the Lock Haven Hospital won't come near balancing these losses, but who could deny the help it gives the hospital in keeping normal costs at a reasonable level? A hospital may very well be the most important asset a community possesses. Many times, it represents the difference between life and death to a person who must be taken where a hospital is available. Its very existence here means an uncountable wealth of important health care to the ill and indigent. It Personals Mr. and Mrs. Richard Colbourne and son Gass, of Scolts- dale, Ariz., arrived Thursday for a visit with Mrs. Colbourne's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Alvin F. Strump, 121 N. Second St. The Colbournes expect to be here until Tuesday when they will leave for Morocco, Ind., to visit with Mr. Colbourne's family, en- route to Scottsdale. Mr. and Mrs. Jan Blankenship, of Rochester, N.Y., are visiting with Mrs. Blankenship's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Arthur H. Shaffer, 634 Bellefonte Ave. The two couples will leave Monday morning for a two-week vacation to the World's Fair and French Canada. The Blanken- sh'ps, who expect to return to Lock Haven after the trip, will conclude their stay here after Labor Day. Remick Posts Bail Delbert Remick, 23, of 103 Myrtle St., arrested on a charge of public indecency, was given a hearing yesterday before Justice of the Peace Harry R. Callahan who set bail at $500. Remick posted the bond and was released. also means a great deal to the local economy, too. Business lias no interest in a community without adequate health facilities. Moreover, the hospital plays an important role in other United Fund agencies and their continued availability to those in need. There's a close coopera- Russell Descendants at Woolrich Reunion HOWARD — The descendants of the late George Shivery and Sarah E. Hoover Russell, held ;heir annual reunion at Woolrich Park, Sunday, August 16. Those present were: Mr. and Urs. John E. Russell, Mr. and tfrs. Harold Earth and son, Bob>y, Mrs. Ira Quick and Johnny, Wr. and Mrs. Russell Shoemaker, Sylvia and Russell, Jr., Jan and Charles Shade, Mr. and Mrs. Joyd Russell, Mr. and Mrs. Alen Russell, Lori, Allen, Jr., Teresa, all of Lock Haven, and their guest, Susan Noto, of New York City. Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Russell, Howard and Don, Mr. and Mrs. Marlin Russell, and daugh- er, Marlene, Mr. and Mrs. Harry A. Russell, Harry, Jr., Darla and Harriett, and Mrs. Russell's Fire Auxiliary Inducts Staff Dunnstown Picnic at Hyner Sept. 6 DUNNSTOWN — Dunnstown Tire Company Ladies Auxiliary on Aug. 17 installed new officers, leaded by Mrs. June Laubscher as president. Mrs. Tessie Shields is vice president; Mrs. Edna McRae, secretary; Mrs. Dorothy Mader, reasurer; Mrs. Dorothy Kelt- man, financial secretary; and Mrs. Shirley Nearhood, chap"ain. Mrs. Lavina Aikey, Mrs. Mildred Klink and Mrs. Miriam Smith were named to the auditing committee. Other committees are: Tele- Dhone, Mrs. Shields; supper, Mrs. Mader, Mrs. Shields, Mrs. Grace Boor, Mrs. Irene Frederick and Mrs. Laubscher; wel- n are, Mrs. Evelyn Hockman; Christmas, Mrs. Mildred Kling, Mrs. Mary Powers, Mrs. Ruth Bowes and Mrs. Nearhood. Program, Mrs. Dorothy Kelt- man, Mrs. Ruth Glossner, Mrs. Boor and Mrs. Kathleen Smithgall. A picnic for Dunnstown firemen, the auxiliary and their families is planned for Sunday, Sept. 6 at Hyner Park. Mrs. Shields, Mrs. Mader, Mrs. Aikey, Mrs. Kling and Mrs. Chrissie Cryder are members of the picnic committee. Women's Amateur Golf Finals Today HUTCHINSON, Kan. (AP) — Former champions Barbara McIntire and Jo Anne Gunderson, two golfers who never have played each other before, met today for the silver champion's cup in the 64th U.S. Women's Amateur Golf Tournament. Miss Gunderson, three-time winner from Kirkland, Wash., defeated Mrs. Pete Dye of Indianapolis 5 and 4 in one semifinal round, and Miss Mclntire, the 1959 winner from Colorado Springs, won 3 and 1 over Robbye King of Norfolk, Va. father, John Packer, Mr. and Mrs. Allen Reeder, Allen, Jr., Mr. and Mrs. Paul Russell, Linn and Susan, Mr. and Mrs. Jerry McGill, and Jerry Lee, all of Mill Hall. Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Russell, and Jean Russell, of Howard, Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Russell, daughter, Melodie, N. Kingston, Rhode Island, Mr. and Mrs. Jesse Russell and Sandra, of Mackeyville, Mr. and Mrs. Dale Walizer and Linda, Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Gheret, of Beech Creek, Mrs. Edmond Rafter and children, Butchie, Skippy, Larry, Elizabeth Ann, Jr., of Avis, and a guest, Judy Miller of Beech Creek. Mr. and Mrs. Paul W. Heman and Mrs. Edna Russell, of Spring Mills, Mr. and Mrs. Carl Russell, Jeff and Craig, and Mrs. Russell's mother, Mrs. Tate, of Flemington, Mr. and Mrs. Marvin Russell, Wayne, Marty, Cynthia, and Pam, and a guest, Warner Koch, Jr., all of Woolrich. The George Russels were the parents of eight children. Three are deceased: Albert Lester, died in infancy, Edgar Blaine, of Lock Haven died in 1953, Lula B. Hayden, or Orrville, Ohic. 1954 and William H. of Spring Mills, 1953 on the day of the reunion. A daughter, Mrs. Mabel McDowell of Howard was unable to attend. Renovo Study to Begin Soon RENOVO—Bids from several contractors concerning the authorized geological studies in the Renovo area have been received by g e o 1 o g i s t s R. A. Teiokman Jr. and W. B. Ferguson of the Pennsylvania Railroad Co. The two men will carry the proposals with them to Washington, D.C., for delivery to the offices of the Area Redevelopment Administration. The geological survey, when contracts are given final approval in about six weeks, will be a study of natural resources in the Renovo area. Flying Farmerette Gets Piper Award MIAMI BEACH, Fla. — A Lansing, Mich., woman, Mrs. Dale C. Ruth, received the award for flying more hours during th elast year than any other woman in the International Flying Farmers organization. Mrs. Ruth was selected at the group's 19th annual convention here. She flew 332 hours. Although she did not attend the convention, W. T. Piper Sr., president of the Piper Aircrafi Corp., Lock Haven, Pa., said the trophy and certificate woulc be, sent to her. The convention drew more than 1,000 farmers, their wives and families from throughoul the U.S. and Canada. More than 250 planes touched down at nearby Opa-locka Airport for the six day event. It runs Aug. 16-21 ion between the hospital and ,he Red Cross Blood Bank, the Crippled Children's Committee, Community Service Nurses and he Children's Aid Society. The Salvation Army also is involved with the hospital when the need arises. Few look forward to lengthy stays in the hospital or the cost of such stays. Nearly everyone wishes the cost wasn't as high as it appears to be. But, the lospital is a non-profit institution and the costs of operation must be met. "One of the ways we can all lelp keep costs down arid still 'urnish care to those in need when the time comes is to give as generously as possible thai one time when the United Fund solicitor calls," said Mr. Speth. "I think everyone realizes the lospital's importance to the community," he said, "and the ime to remember it most is when we are asked to contribute to the United Fund." Tennis Tourney Semis Today CHESTNUT Hill, Mass. (AP; —Unless the opposition perk; up, Chuck McKinley of San An tonio and Dennis Ralston, Bak ersfield, Calif, seem certain t retain their national tennis dou bles championship in Sunday' final. Their opponents In today' semifinals Frank Froehling, o Coral Gables, Fla. and Charle; Pasarell, of Puerto Rico, had rough time finishing off Arthu Ashe, Richmond, Va. and Bill Bond, La Jolla, Calif. Friday The match had been calle Thursday with the score tied 0 9 in the fifth and deciding set. When play resumed Froehlin, and Parasrell were extended t 18 more games before winnin 6-2, 6-4, 4-6, 10-12, 19-17. In the other half of the draw Marty Riessen, Evanston, II and Clark Graebner, Beach wood, Ohio, were close to defea by Britain's Mike Sangster an Graham Stillwell when darknes intervened with the score 6-6 i: the fourth set. Riessen an< Graebner had won the first se 6-2, but lost the next two 22-2 and 6-3. After this match is completec today the winners go agains unseeded Roy Weedon of Jo hannesburg, South Africa, an Tim Phillips of Mill Hill, Eng land, in the semis. . WSCS Picnic at Chathams' E. Main St. Methodist Worn an's Society of Christian Ser vice met at the home of Mr. am Mrs. Charles Chatham Sr. for a picnic supper and August meet ing. The women planned a rum mage sale Sept. 3, and a fall fair, at the church Oct. 14-15. The parsonage committee re ported the purchase of a new rug, table and Venetian blind for the parsonage. The new mni ister and his wife, the Rev. an Mrs. Blake C. Anderson, wer present with other guests incluc ing husbands of members. An increase of 10 per cent wa made in the mission pledge fo 1965, as requested by the Centre Pennsylvania Conference. Seorge Bowes Family Organization Lester Bowes, 80, of Chester, Came Farthest for Reunion HOWARD — 100 one persons ttended the Eowes reunion at he Veteran's of Foreign Wars 'ark, Howard R.D., August 9. Officers elected were: Presi- ent, George H. Bowes, Beech Ireek; secretary, Pat N. Bowes, Howard; treasurer, George R. Jowes, Beech Creek. Prizes were awarded to: old- st, Lester Bowes, 80, of Cheser; youngest, Wendy Kay flitchell, 7 weeks, Bellefcnte. 'here were games and prizes for ic children. Next year's reunion will be eld the same place, the second unday in August. Those present were: From Howard: Mr. and Mrs. 'homas M. Bowes, Mr. and Mrs. Thomas C. Bowes and Scott, Mr. nd Mrs. William Wagner, Mr. ,nd Mrs. Ronald Bowes and Beth. Blanchard: Mr. and Mrs. Morris Bowes, Jean, Robert, and David, Mrs. Jack Probst, Jackie, ames, Mrs. Cora Robb, Mr. and Mrs. Lester Peters, David, Casper, Robert, and John, Mrs. Carl iVise, Randy, Mike, Brenda, and iorinne, Mrs. Dorothy Williams, Klinnie and Connie, Mrs. Ruth Biddle. Beech Creek: Mr. and Mrs. eorge R. Bowes, Sandy and Qven, Mrs. Franklin Rickert, \r., Tina, Robert, and Franklin, Mr. and Mrs. Elwood Confer, Iwood, Jr., Wanda Terry, Dana, and Pam. Horseheads, N.Y.: Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth R. Reber, Kenneth, Richard, Sara, and Joan. Pine City, N.Y.: Mr. and Mrs. Villiam Bowes and nephew. Chester: Lester Bowes, Margaret Leach, Mr. and Mrs. Harry Paeffle. York: Mr. and Mrs. Paul Daul- myer, and Cathy, Mrs. Anne Ea•on. Bellefonte: Mr. and Mrs. Marvin Weaver, Lori, Todd and •Jene, Mrs. James Mitchell, Steven, Spencer, and Wendy. Lock Haven: Maines Bowes, l Hall: Mr. and Mrs. Frankin C. Bowes and Dick. Jersey Shore: George H. Bowes. Hollidaysburg: Mr. and Mrs. Joseph fttzinger and family Fleming;on: Mr. and Mrs. William Bowes, and Debra. Renovo: Mr. and Mrs. Robert Poorman, Bobby Jackie, Debbie, Susan, Carol and Marcia, Mrs. Margaret Poorman. East Lake, Ohio: Mr. and Mrs, Bruce Scrimshaw. Air Force Seeks Young Women for Officer Training The Air Force Officers Train ing School, a previously all-male program, has been enlarged to include women for training as officers, it was pointed out today by Sergeant Andy Barbera of the Williamsport Air Force Recruiting Office. To qualify, a woman mus have a baccalaureate degree from an accrediated college or university, be between the ages of 20Vz and 30, a citizen of the United States, single with no dependents, and be physicallj and mentally fit. After successfully completing the three months coeducationa precommissioning training a Medina AFB, San Antonio Texas, the young lady will re ceive the gold bars of a secom lieutenant. Young women interested in the WAF Officers program are in vited to visit Sergeant Barbera at 460 Market Street Wililiam sport, Pa., or telephone 322-5206 (collect) for ; .formation. \ Elimination Today in Legion Baseball ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Media plays Old Forge a Northampton today in a do-or die elimination game of the 39th annual Pennsylvania S t a t American Legion baseball tour nament. Each team has one defeat in the double-elimination tourney And it's no rest for the weary as the winner must face York so far unbeaten in the tourney later today, at Coplay. York handed Media its firs loss Friday, winning 4-3 in an 11-inning struggle here. Old Forge won back-to-back shutouts Friday, eliminating the last of the Western Pennsylva nia contenders—Brookline by 3- and Punxsutawney by 5-0. Th< winning pitchers, Ivan Tylaw sky in the Brookline game an' Lou Melucci against Punxsutaw ney, each had two-hitters. Hospitals The following were treated and discharged yesterday in the mergency room at Lock Haven Hospital: Grace Asper, Star Route, sus- ained puncture wounds of the ight arm when a pet raccoon lit her. William Karstetter, 420 W. Walnut St., cut his left thumb n the edge of a wire at work. Burris Witt, 302 S. Fairview t., injured the second finger f his left hand when he caught between two rolls of paper t work. Charles Carter, 213 S. Jones t., injured the little finger of -us right hand when he caught is hand in a car door. Richard Rockey, 14, son of tfr. and Mrs. Robert Rockey, 62 W. Third St., injured his left oot while practicing football. Jan Rockey, 9, son of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Rockey, 662 W. Third St., fell in cinders while laying at home and had a oreign body removed from his :nee. Paul Powell Jr., 425 S. Jones st., cut his right index finger MI a roll splitter blade at work. Craig Russell, 4, son of Mr. and Mrs. Carl Russell, Fleming- on, fractured his right arm. A :ast was applied. Diane Miller, 3, daughter of fir. and Mrs. Rodney Miller, Flemington, cut her forehead vhen she fell on a register at home. Medical admissions: Mrs. Daisy Henderson, 651 E. Main "t.; Raymond Motter, 611 E. 'ark St.; Mrs. Harvey Brown, 123 E. Church St.; Mrs. Beulah ["imrns, Lock Haven Nursing Jome; Scott D. Smith, 3, son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Paisley, 126 E. Walnut St.; William Seasholtz, Island Route; William latalski, 11, son of Mr. and Mrs. William Hatalski, Castanea; Jack Bechdel Jr., 18 months, son of Mr. and Mrs. Jack Bechdel Sr., Woolrich. Surgical admissions: Susan, . and Gregory, 3, children of Mr. and Mrs. William Schall, 974 W. Third St. Discharged: John Smith, Sus que View Home; Charles 'rantz, Susque-View Home; Mrs. George Ergott, 215 E. "hurch St.; Mrs. Randolph Mc- lloskey, Lock Haven RD 1; R. 'loyd Quiggle, Castanea; Mariyn, 12, and Terry, 13, children of Mr. and Mrs. Vernon Sam)le, Castanea; Mrs. Robert <Yank and daughter, Mill Hall; Mrs. Byron Gorham, Beech Creek RD 1; Mrs. Allan Bower and daughter, Jersey Shore RD 2. Renovo Hospital Discharged: Gerald Layden and Denny Smith. Divine Providence Hospital Admitted: Mrs. Erma L. Andrus, Mill Hall. Williamsport Hospital Admitted: Lehman D. Harman, North Bend; Francis Thomas Perri, 1226 Huron Ave., Renovo. Jersey Shore Hospital Admitted: Mrs. Susan Bilby Jersey Shore RD 2; Craig, Jeffrey and Deborah Hensler, Sal ladasburg; Mrs. Ruth Stewart Antes Fort; Elwood Myers Jersey Shore RD 1; Susan Rhinehart, Lock Haven RD 1; Ralph Johnson, 310 Oak St., Jer sey Shore; Mrs. Eleanor Bower Woolrich. Discharged: Clarence Stabley Jersey Shore RD 1; Mrs. Flor ence Rogers, 630 Allegheny St. Jersey Shore; Mrs. June Me Clain, Spruce St., Jersey Shore Dorothy Hyzer, Jersey Shor~ RD; George Watts, Jersey Shore Star Route. Births Karstetter — Mr. and Mrs Harry Karstetter, of Antes Fort are the parents of a son bon at 8:25 p.m. yesterday in Jer sey Shore Hospital. Mrs. Kar stetter is the former Shirley Bower. Stone — A daughter was born Thursday in Divine Providence Hospital, Williamsport, to Mr and Mrs. Harry L. Stone, North Bend. The mother is the former Irene M. Delorenza. Daugherty — Mr. and Mrs Gary L. Daugherty, of Colum bus, Ohio, are the parents of { daughter born there yesterday The mother is the former Sha ron Fry, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Russell Fry, of Woolrich Mr, Daugherty is the son o Mrs. Martha Daugherty, o: Lock Haven. Kelley—Mr. and Mrs. Morris Kelley Jr., of Renovo, are the parents of a son born at 4.2 p.m. yesterday in Renovo Hbs pital. Mrs. Kelley is the former Carol Heck. Mil I Sent to Jail Charles E. Hill, 49, of 11 Bellefonte Ave., pleaded inno cent yesterday at a hearing before Justice of Peace Gordon B Vincent when charged wit! surety of the peace and mali cious use of the telephone. H was sent to county jail in de fault of $1,000 bail to await cour action. The complainant in th case is Mildred M. McCracken. BEN Schools Open Sept, 9, 1,900 Expected $200,000 Annex Doubles Size of Porter Twp. School MILL HALL — Bald Eagle dittany Jointure schools will pen on Wednesday, Sept. 9 at tie usual reporting times. Supervising Principal H. Coney Hayes expects 1900 pupils, 0 more than last year, and the argest first grade in history, a otal of 185 boys and girls in the /arious elementary schools of he system. An enlarged Porter Twp. Elementary school, designed to ac- ommodate 207 pupils and with 65 due to enter this term, is icaring completion. This has jeen the major undertaking in JEN Jointure building work his summer. Irwin-Kuntz Co. Inc. of Lock laven has the contract for the 200,000 enlargement that has doubled in size the former )uilding, with the addition of 900 square feet of floor space, making six classrooms instead of four, plus an all-purpose room with a stage, a library and eachers lounge. Furniture and equipment have been ordered, Mr. Hayes says, with the expectation of use at he start of the new term. New teachers in BEN jointure will meet the day before open- ng, on Sept. 8 at 9 a.m. at the ligh school in Mill Hall; and he entire faculty will convene on the afternoon of that day to prepare for the new school year. Renovo Sailor on Navy Cruise Riddles on Carrier Enterprise at Sea Richard E. Riddles, seaman, USN, son of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Riddles of 319 Huron Ave., rlenovo, is on an around the world trip in "Operation Sea Orbit", with the world's first nuclear-powered task force, as a crewmember of the USS Enterprise. He is one of 6,000 officers and men of Task Force One which comprises the attack aircrafi carrier USS Enterprise, guidec missile cruiser USS Long Beach and guided missile frigate USS Bainbridge. The two-month journey wil cover more than 30,000 miles and take the task force across the equator at least four times They will cross the internationa date line once, and will pas: through four latitudes and 17 meridians, all without refueling or replenishing. Ports of call and details of the route will be announced as diplomatic arrangements are made however, it is known that the task force will go south from Gi braltar, around the African Cape of Good Hope, eastward past the South American Cape Horn, and turn north, arriving in Norfolk Va., by early October. 4 Automobiles in Accidents Four cars figured in two col lisions yesterday at opposite ends of the city with damage to all cars being slight. An automobile driven by Charles C. Yost, Mill Hall RD 1 was struck in the rear at Sugar Run Road and Susquehanna Ave. yesterday at 5:12 p.m. by a car operated by George Ed ward Skillman, 13 E. Fourth St., Emporium. Police reported Yost was traveling north on Susquehanna Ave. and prepared to make t. left turn onto Sugar Run Road At the same time Skillman de cided to pass the Yost auto striking the car on the left rear fender and bumper. The Yost car was turned sideways and skidded for approxi mately 90 feet before coming to a halt. The Skillman automobile jumped the curb on the wes side and rammed into a sign police said. Damage to the Yost car wa: estimated at $50; Skillman's $95. The second mishap occurret yesterday at 1:15 a.m. in fron of 56 E. Church St. when a ca driven by Robert E. Meskell Mill Hall, and another operatec by Arnold E. Styers, Jr., Mi: Hall R Dl, collided on E. Churcl St., near N. Vesper St; Damage amounted to $20. Valley School Begins Sepf. f LOGANTON — Sugar Valley rea Jointure Schools open 'uesday, Sept. 1 for the new erm, following a teachers meeting on Monday, Aug. 31. Supervising Principal Lewis . McGill anticipates an enrollment here of 490 pupils in rades 1 to 12, an increase of bout 20 over last year. Five new teachers will meet lasses: Mrs. Terry Young of Lock taven has been added to the lementary school faculty to each a new third grade. John A. Carey of Latrobe, a 'enn State graduate, has re)laced his brother, Albert Stabley Clan Has Reunion William Stabley Heads Family Group The Stabler-Stabley reunion at Woolrich Park, Saturday, Aug. 15, elected William Stabley of Painted Post, N.Y., presi- lent, with Mrs. Gay Stabley as /ice president; Mrs. Edna Mc- lae, secretary-treasrer, and VLrs. Rachel Stabley and Jack Stabley, entertainment commit- ee. As usual, the reunion was marked by games and contests among members of the family, ivith the awarding of prizes. Those present were Mr. and Mrs. Hiram C. Stabler and children, Pat, Russell, Sherry Ann, Charles, Dianne and Hiram H., South Willdaimsport; Mr. and Mrs. MY.; Birthday Club Brian Mauck, 1 Carol L. White, 14, graduate from the Birthday Club John Stabley, Eknira, Mr. and Mrs. William Stabley, children, Diane and )ouglas, Painted Post, N.Y.; VIr. and Mrs. Lawrence Stabler and children, Vicki, Lawrence Jr., Kevin and Nicki, Platts- jurgh, N.Y. Also, Mrs. Geraldine Stabley, Jersey Shore; Miss Geraldine Stabley, Chicago, III; Harry ruver, Castanea; Mr. and VIrs. Charles Swinehart, Miss Christine Bierly and Shirley Hyers, Avis; Mrs. Clarence Gruver, Jersey Shore R.D.; Mrs. Gay Stabley, Mr. and Mrs Jack Stabley and children, Jack Jr., Lester, Ferguson a n c 3 aula, Mr. and Mrs. Torrence Stabley, son "Bud" and daugh- er, Carolyn, Mr. and Mrs lichard Stabley and children, Dindy, Kimberly and Richard Mr. and Mrs. Robert Stabley and Linda, all of McElhattan; and Mr. and Mrs. Vernie -Me- ilae, Dunnstown. Phoebette Bierly of Trout Run was a visitor. Aid to Children of Veterans Children of deceased war ime veterans may be eligibl 'or non-service connected death benefits even though the veter an's widow may not be entitled says Howard J. Kohl, manager Wilkes-Barre Veterans Admin stration Regional Office. Mr. Kohl stated many widows : amiliar with the income limita tions affecting widow's pension do not file application. The: also believe, since they are no eligible, their children are als neligible. Mr. Kohl points ou that in most cases where a wid ow is not eligible, children un der 18 and children attendin; school between ages 18 and 2 are found eligible. Each child's income is con sidered separately and excep n unusual cases, under $1800 If entitled, payments may be made in the amount of $35 fo one child, with $15 for eacl additional child. Generally, payment is madi to the widow or custodian of thi children who may use th monthly benefits for the chil dren's day to day needs. Mr Kohl suggests all veterans' wic ows not receiving benefits i: their own right or on behalf c their children contact the loca Veterans Administration offic for additional information. Th Wilkes-Barre VA Office is lo cated at 19-27 North Mai Street. The telephone numbe is 625-6811. Houston Has Outbreal of Encephalitis Cases HOUSTON, Tex. (AP)—Emer gency forces sprayed ditche after officials alerted the cit of an outbreak of encephalitis believed to have caused 1 deaths in the past month. Mayor Louie Welch declare war Thursday on the female cu lex mosquito whose bite cause the disease, which is also know as 'sleeping sickness." Dr. C. A. Pigford, city healt officer, said about 100 cases c the disease have been reporte in a 30-day period. arey, as teacher of agriculture nd guidance counselor. Albert arey has been employed by aid Eagle-Nittany Jointure vstem. Leo Klinefelter, a Sugar Valy graduate four years ago, ho took his degree at the Lock Javen State College, returns to each science! n his alma mater, eplacing Gilbert Hancock who as retired. Mrs. Doris Heckman of Potts- own, a graduate of Cornell,. omes to teach Spanish and nglish, replacing Ronald [eyer, who has accepted a potion at Warrior Run. Miss Sandra Sholley, a gradate of Susquehanna University as moved from the Lock Haen Area Jointure to Sugar Valey as teacher of business administration. * * * For the opening day, Mr. McGill asks elementary pupils to eport to the auditorium, and igh school students to go to marked high school rooms. The daily session will begin t 8:30 a.m. Bus schedules will e the same as last year, with eporting times at the school uilding between 8:20 and 8:25 .m. Sugar Valley Area Jointure 3 one of four independent chool systems in Clinton Coun- y. By the state-mandated coun- / school reorganization plan, s now accepted, it is proposed hat Sugar Valley district will, y 1966, be joined with Bald ]agle-Nittany Jointure, into a ingle school district. * * * Looking toward that eventu- ility, Mr. McGill says, the two listricts have been engaged in a program of in-service training or the past two years, through an arrangement with the county chool office. As one result of this coopera- iye effort, Sugar Valley Area, with BEN, is introducing a modern approach to mathema- ics in the elementary school. 'his year Sugar Valley will make use of the Laidlow series if textbooks in the first five grades. Further curriculum planning f this kind, Mr. McGill says, is proposed to bring the two school ;ystems closer together. 3ly's Troupe Making Trip To Appear Sunday at McGuire Base JERSEY SHORE — Members f Oly's School of the Dance ,vill leave Sunday at 10 a.m. rom Williamsport by chartered bus for McGuire Air Force Base, tvhere the group will present a 90-minute variety show at 8:30 p.m., with Mrs. Oly Waugh as naster of ceremonies. The performing unit includes Daniel and Jerry Roupp, Sherry Vtyers, Debbie Brownlee, Diane Sheaffer, Barbara Sewalt, Betty Allen, Bill Missien, Susan Dawson, Michelle Monsell, Lisa McNerney, Cathy Connors, Mary Jane Brown, Nancy Moyer, !lair Dingier, Shirley and Thomas Monsell of the Jersey Shore-Lock Haven vicinity. Mothers of some of the per- 'ormers, also the Homier Sis- ;ers, Kim and Rich McNerney, and Mrs. Richard E. McNerney of Lock Haven will be with the ^roup, along with 12-year-old ^aulette Weidler of Ephrata, a ventriloquist. Young Miss Weidler's trip to perform at the air base is being sponsored by the Ephrata Lions Club. Her parents, sister Sheila, and grandfather, Joseph A. Rinella of Jersey Shore will accompany her. Calendar of Events Aug. 22 — Harbach Reunion at Booneville Camp Grounds, Greenburr—all day. Aug. 21 to 23—The Bald-Eagle chapter of the Ridge Runners will conduct a camp-out at Black Mochannon State Park, A. J. Foyt May Race Lotus-Ford Sunday DAYTON, Ohio (AP) - A.J. Foyt, the Indianapolis "500" champion who up to now has resisted the trend to the Lotus- Ford, said Friday night he may drive one of the rear-engine cars in a race this Sunday at Milwaukee. Foyt, who has beaten Lotus drivers in all six of the U.S. Auto Club's top races this year in conventional front engine cars, said he will practice in a Lotus Saturday for two hours at State Fair Park irt Milwaukee. "If 1 like it, I'll probably run it," Foyt said.

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