Ironwood Daily Globe from Ironwood, Michigan on June 7, 1965 · Page 3
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Ironwood, Michigan
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Monday, June 7, 1965
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MONDAY, JUNE 7, 1965. IRONWOOD DAILY GLOBE, IRONWOOD, MICHIGAN 1HREI Marine Commander Would Not Trade Post for Any Other Job By HAL BOYLE A RICE PADDY IN VIET NAM (AP) — It is said that in wartime there Is no higher glory or greater reward than being commander of a company of troops. For a company is large enough to be important in battle but a kingdom small enough for the commander to know all his men personally. That is the way Capt Pat Collins, leader of recon Company D of the 3rd U.S. Marines, feels about his post. He wouldn't trade it right now for any other job on earth. He talked of it as he lay stretched out under a tent in a dried up rice paddy, loud with insect song. The heat came down tn an endless hammer of glare. Red and gold butterflies shimmered and skittered past and It was hard to think the enemy was only a couple of hills away. Chewing on a stem of grass, Pat remarked: "Once you put the average Marine out In the field his overall outlook on life generally improves. He has a sense of achievement. He feels he is doing what he ought to be doing." 'You don't join the Marines If you are looking for a soft, cushy life." Pat has put In 13 years After serving as a corporal in Korea, he quit to get a degree in in- d u s t r i a 1 management, from Bowling Green 'Ohio) State University. But he returned to the corps in 1958. Since then he has attended nine Marine, Army and Navy schools. He has won two medals' for bravery, served in Cuba, made 100 parachute jumps and qualified as a demolition expert. "I'm lucky in the men I have" he said. "They like the excitement of running around the countryside and shooting up the enemy. "They're young and eager. They figure the government sent here to do a job, and they get it done." tourist Group Asks for Funds MARQUETTE — As in p a s t ears, the Upper Michigan Tour- SCHOLARSII1P — Douglas F. Collins, a graduate of the J. E. Murphy High School Class of 1965, has been awarded a $250 scholarship from the Hurley Dis- Parent-Teacher Associa- trict tion Council, comprised of five PTA units in Hurley, Cary, Montreal, Iron Belt, Saxon and Gur„ ,T, , ^ „„ ,_ » ney. He is the son of Mr. and Collins, who can put 20 shots! Mr ' s Arthur Co i lins Gile He 4 8 m ."".! Jni^.-L^L".. "„ i enrolling at Wisconsin State •"•""•" oUO ****** ™ —«••*-• ~~ a target 500 yards away, has both respect and disdain for the enemy. "He knows the countryside, and is very deceptive and elusive," Pat said. "He is a master at concealment. He has a Hearings Set On Two Bills LANSING (AP) — Legislative committees will hold public hearings here this week on bills to regulate advertising signs on highway rights of way and to strengthen water pollution control. The House Conservation and Recreation Committee has set a hearing, for 7 p.m Tuesday on the pollution control bill The Senate Highway Committee will conduct its hearing at 7 p.m. Wednesday Sen. Stanley Rozycki, D-Detroit, Highway Committee chairman, said the Highway Department is advocating a measure to force a complete ban of advertising signs on highway rights of way under the police power of the state. The department contends the state can lose more than $100! "We are saving up to University, Superior, where he will work toward a degree in secondary education with a ma jor in English and a minor in math. His school activities in eluded the National Honor So ciety, band, dance band, Latin kind of circular foxhole in which j club, of which he is president the cover serves as his hat He \ an d forensics. In addition to his stands up, fires, then stoops and; school activities, he has served i as president of the Luther lousy shots,, League of the Salem Lutheran is hidden again. "But they are real lousy. No guy could shoot I church, Ironwood, during the that bad and stay in the Ma-1 last four years, and is also pre rines." > sently a Sunday School teacher. At 32, the captain is completely happy in a Spartan existence' under which the meaning of his; life is wrapped up by two words | —dedication and duty. \ "I don't sit around and dream of retiring to a chicken ranch" he said. "I think some people back home make themselves unhappy by being materialistic and selfish. "I'm happy trying to do a job. It isn't really hard on us out here. I like it. The ones it is hard on are the wives." Pat thinks often of his own wife, Mary, and their two small children, who live with her par- Day in History By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Today is Monday, June 7, the second 158th day of 1965. There are 207 hours. days left in the year. cancellation of President Dwight Eisenhower's scheduled visit, following leftist demonstrations. One year ago — Communist- led forces in Laos shot down a U.S. plane within 48 Today's highlight in history: ,.,.,,, On this date in 1776 the first st Association is following u p reso i u ti on s calling for American independence were introduced in the 2nd Continental Congress by Richard Henry Lee. They ts participation in winter and spring travel shows by adver ;isements in newspapers and in radio and television b r o a d_casts to push its message "of regional recreation advantages into millions of homes And just as in other years, such advertising is producing results. Many thousands of inquiries already have been received from prospective vacationists. H u n- dreds of requests for literature on Upper Peninsula atttractions and accommodations are being Great Lakes' Levels Are Up answered daily at the UMTA suppre5Slon of the slave trade. office in Marquette. . But a warning that this service went out today to commercial enterprises which benefit directly from the association's p r o- motional and inquiry-answering '< at"Niagara''Falls! DETROIT (AP)—Great Lakes water levels today range from one to seven inches higher than they did a month ago and most Bl ' acl - of the lakes are expected to rise further this month, the U.S. Lake Survey said It said Lake Superior levels are the same as those recorded one year ago, with the other lakes ranging from two inches lower to 10 inches higher. Lakes Michigan and Huron both were 10 inches above the year-ago watermark and four inches higher than on May 4. In 1939, the first reigning Brit- Lake Erie was up three inches ish monarchs to visit the United from last year and one inch King George VI and Elizabeth, were greeted "All I said was: Show me a filter that delivers the taste and I'll eat my hat." On this date In 1755, Gen. Edward dock set out on his ill-fated expedition to Ft. Dusquene in an effort to destroy French power in America. In 1769, Daniel Boone first saw the Kentucky wilderness; he remained there, exploring, for two years. In 1862, the United States and Britain executed a treaty for the States, Queen by Secretary of State Cordell Hull as they crossed the border programs. Peace Corps Project Set WASHINGTON (AP) ents in City. the Bronx, New York million in federal highway support funds unless it meets federal standards of highway signs. The pollution control bill calls furniture," said Pat, "and buy this Western Michigan University to cost nearly a quarter of a million dollars was announced today by Rep; Paul H. Todd, D- Mich. The project will involve training 100 Peace Corps volunteers to teach in Nigeria. "Trainees in the program, which will cost a total of $244.399 will be at WMU from June 13 to Aug. 28." Todd said. is a great place for thrift. There is nothing to spend it on in a rice paddy. But I guess when I for stricter penalties for water i get home Mary will want to buy pollution. |out Buckingham Palace." FILL YOUR COAL BIN NOW! AVOID THE LAST MINUTE RUSH IN THE FALL . . . PHONE 932-3902 for COAL OF ALL TYPES! TWIN CITY FUEL CO. 323 So. Lowell St. Ironwood Namir in U.S. for University Fund Drive NEW YORK (AP) — Tel Aviv Mayr-r Mordechai Namir ar- riveo in New York from Israel Friday night for a 10-day fund raising tour in the United States on behalf of Tel Aviv University. He. will address the American Friends of Tel Aviv University at meetings in New York, Philadelphia, Cleveland and Chicago. Reserve Officers Meet DETROIT (AP) — The Reserve Officers Association of the United States will hold a three - day convention in Detroit June 9-11. inquiries means we must have funds available when we need them," Ken Dorman, Houghton, secretar y-m a n ager. d e - clared. "Whenever we lack money to replenish our supply of literature or when funds for] postage are not available, a backlog of inquiries is created and the flow of information to potential visitors is interrupted. "This is not good business practice. We need additional support from owners and operators of U. P. business estab lishments. Unless such support is made available when it's needed most, we're unable to ship out literature in time to be of benefit to people.planning ,heir vacations." Dorman suggested that retail! ousinessmen especially should be interested in helping the tourist association answer campground inquiries, "since they are the ones who benefit most from the income received from families coming into the Peninsula to use our abundant camping facilities " He noted, 'too, that the demand for tourist literature was greater this year than ever before. "We'll continue to meet that demand as long as our supply of literature lasts and a s long as funds are available for postage," he said. i This year, the Upper Michigan | Tourist Association is stressing the "Voyageur" theme in promoting vacations in the Peninsula. And while such advertise-1 ments in metropolitan news-| papers feature some of the region's more outstanding attractions, such as the Maciunac Bridge, Tahquamenon Falls. Pictured Rocks, Soo Locks and Lake of the Clouds, they're proving effective in bringing many j families into all parts of the U. P. In 1948, the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the legality of Florida and Nevada divorces. Ten years ago — Indian Prime Minister Nehru arrived in Moscow on an official visit to the Soviet Union. Five years ago — The Japanese Socialist party demanded a from a month ago Lake Ontario, down two inches from the year-ago reading, was seven inches higher this month than last and was expected to rise three inches in the next 30 days. 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