Ironwood Daily Globe from Ironwood, Michigan on June 12, 1965 · Page 2
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Ironwood, Michigan
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Saturday, June 12, 1965
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TWO IRONWOOD DAILY OLOtt, IRONWOOD, MICHIGAN SATURDAY, JUNE 12,1965. 2 Men Sentenced To Prison Terms BESSEMER — Probation was revoked by Judge Robert R. Wright, in the cases of two respondents who had previously entered pleas of guilty to criminal charges, and both were sentenced to serve terms in the Marquette Branch of State Prison, in proceedings in t h e Circuit Court of Gogebic County, Thursday afternoon. Nestor Karvonen, Bessemer, was sentenced to serve from 3 to 15 years in state prison, on each of two counts involving issuing and cashing false checks to which he pleaded guilty o n April 7, 1985. The court recommended that the maximum term be three years and that the sentences run concurrently. Curtis DeCorah. C randon, WJs., was sentenced to serve from 2 to 5 yeaiv, in the Marquette State Frit oil with the recommendation that the maximum term be 2 years. Karvonen was sentenced o n the crime of issuing two false checks on January 18, 1965, both drawn on the Bessemer N a - tional Bank, both payable to himself and both drawn on the account of Arvo Pollari, whose name he forged. One for $95 was cashed at a Bessemer shop ahd the other in the amount of $85 was cashed at a Wakefield stprei Upon arrangement in circuit court on April 7, he entered ' a plea of guilty as charged and was placed on probation for two years with the additional provision that he pay costs and make restitution. DeCorah, was sentenced for the crime of breaking into and entering the Bear Tavern and Laundramat, Watersmeet, owned by Patrick Cestkowski, in the night-time of March 23, 1963, and stealing a coin-change machine containing $60. Upon arraignment on April 25, 1963, he entered a plea of guilty as charged and was placed on probation with the additional provision that he pay costs and make restitution. In both cases the court a d - vised the respondents that failure to comply with the terms of probation would result in sentence tor crimes to which they had admitted guilt. Probation was revoked in both cases on recommendation o f State Probation Officer Theodore Groleau, in a hearing by the court" of testimony on a 1- leged- violations of prob a t i on presented'by the probation officer and admitted by the respective respondents. Karvonen was charged with violating probation by an act Involving larceny of angle Irons stored by the Chicago & Northwestern Railway Co., in the yard in Bessemer, for which he was sentenced on May 26, to serve 60 days in the county Jail. DeCorah's violation involved car theft and other unsocial behavior in Wisconsin, it was reported. SCHOLARSHIP — A scholarship to Michigan Technological University, Houghton, was awarded by the Board of Control to Gary Niemi, A. D. Johnston scholastic honor graduate who plans to accept the scholarship and enter in the fall. Niemi maintained a rating in the top 10 in the class in academic achievement, while participating extensively in the athletic program, including football for three years; basketball and track two years; baseball, one year. He was also a member of the bowling team and a member and president of .the ski team. In Student Affairs, Gary served on the Student Council for two years holding offices of treasurer and vice president, respec- tivey; he was a member of the homecoming court, the prom committee, and was delegated by the American Legion Post to Boys State, on the basis of academic achievement, character and citizenship. Active in the ROTC for two years he won the academic achievement award both years. He was also a member of the Men's Glee Club. Gary is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Ray H. Niemi. East Iron Addition, Bessemer. Township Band To Play July 5 RAMSAY — The Besse m e r Township School Band will again play for the Besse m e r Township Fourth of July parade in Ramsay, It is announced by Director Martin O. Lamoreux. An invitation to play was extended by the Bessemer Township Fourth of July committee. Members of the band have been issued slips asking if they will be able to participate. To date all members of the band have stated that they will be able to play. If there are any changes anticipated, mem b e rs are asked to contact Lamoreux in writing. Members are asked to note that the Ramsay parade is on Monday, July 5, at 10:30 with all members reporting at the school gymnasium no later than 9:45. Three Support Bridge Plan Representatives D. J. Jacobetti (D) from Negaunee, James K Constantini (D) from Iron Mountain and Representative Russell Hellman (D) from Dollar Bay have supported a resolution in the House urging that Congress take the necessary legislative action to secure payment of 90 per cent of the cost for the Macklnac Bridge. Jacobetti said, "Michigan has long been a leader in the implementation and construction of highways and expressways in the federal highway system, I therefore feel that in view o: the fact that the government does provide funds to pay 90 per cent of construction cost: and has not contributed any money toward the building of the Mackinac Bridge, that we here in the House urge the Congress and Senate to do so. "Furthermore, I sincerely fee with the cooperation of the peo pie in the Upper Peninsula who will write their congressmen and our senators in Washington urg ing them to take what steps are necessary to obtain the 90 per cent cost, which carries 1 1-71 across the Straits that links our two great peninsulas together. "I'd like to point out also tha the representatives of the Uppe Peninsula are forming a studj committee in reference to the Mackinac Bridge," said Jacob etti. Annual School Vote on Monday BESSEMER — The an n u a i chool district election is slated or Monday, June 14, with voting polls being open contnuous- ly from 7 a.m. to 8 p m in the hree precincts in the city. The purpose of the election is o elect one trustee for a full ;erm of four years, to fill a vacancy due to the expiration of the term of Antone Wysoski, who will complete two terms of service on June 30. Wysoski is opposed in his bid 'or a third term, by Everett O iake, who has had 11 years experience in government in the position of Bessemer city clerk. Voters will also be asked to vote on the proposal, submitted on a county-wide basis, by the 3oard of Education of the Intermediate School District o f Gogebic County. The proposal asks voters t o vote on the question of consolidating the territory of the Go- jebic and Ontonagqn Intermediate School Districts into one ntermediate district to be administered by one board of education and one superintendent. The purpose of the consolidation is the Increase number of public school students to a total of at least 5,00 which is t h e minimum student membership required by the state, to be eligible to obtain state aid i n financing the intermediate dis- rlct operation. The sponsors note that consolidation will in no way change ;he boundaries or the administration of the community school districts in the two counties. It will enable the combined d i s Met to share in state aid in Financing its operation; penalty for failure to comply with the state mandate relating to student membership, will place the Full burden of supporting operation on the taxpayers, without help from the state. Voters of the 1st, 2nd, and 4th Wards will vote in Precint 1, in the Washington School. Third Ward voters will vote in Precinct 2 at the A. D. Johnston School. Joan to Appear Sunday ONTONAOON — The Ontonagon Woman's Club is sponsoring Joan Volek's fourth appearance in Ontonagon Sunday evening, June 13, at 8:15 at the Community Building. However, this time, the popular and attractive young coloratura soprano will not be alone. She will be accompanied by her husband, Frederick Oersten, baritone, in what promises to be an evening of solos and duets that will long be remembered. Their program will feature a varied and interesting selection of music. Mies volek and her husband met several yean ago in Europe where both were studying tfld singing in various opera houses. Oersten is now on the faculty of Indiana university awl during the last year both he and Miss Volek have done a good deal of singing in southern Indiana and Kentucky, where both have been enthusiastically received. , Tickets for this outstand in f •ragnjt may be obtained from the —._• .—.— places to Oiv Clothes Are Sent to Home ONTONAOON — A meeting of the Rachel Society was helc at the parlors of St. Paul' Lutheran Church, with Mrs Arne Tapani presiding. D u rim the business session, two boxe of clothing were packed a n sent to the Bethesda Home a Watertown, Wis. Plans were made for a bak sale, coffee and lunch for Fri day, June 18, at the churc parlors commencing at 2:30 Serving on the kitchen commit tee will be Mesdames C. R Cogswell, Stanley Mannan and Marvin Takala. Mrs. Lloy Gordon and Mrs, David Hun will be in charge of the baker table and Mrs. Walter Pasane will be In charge of advertis ing. Members were asked to brin their mite boxes to the J u 1 meeting. The Rev. David Musal brought up the subject of th possibility of the church base ment being used for schoo purposes next fall, in whic event the women decided t hold society meetings in th evenings and such projects a bake sales and bazaars Satur day. The study of parliaments r procedure was held. Mrs. Joh Beck presented "Organization Success or Failure," and Mrs Hunt, "Responsibility of Mem ben." Mrs. Hugo Bigge rea the topic, "Oh Worship th King." Serving on the altar com mittee for July will be Mn Carl Yanke, Mr*. Takala an daughter, Julie and Mrs, Rob ert Hebert. After the meeting, a socia hour wag enjoyed and 1 u n c was served with covers lai for 14 member* including former member, Mrs. Jaco Marks, Atlantic Mine. The WORRY CLINIC •y OR. GfORGE W. CRANE Rev. Schuller has helped 1 build a tremendous church in California under our "free enterprise" system of voluntary giving. But state wel- farism now makes It harder for private charities! Clergymen, this is one of the gravest threats to religion! For atheistic Russia also advocates b u r e a ucratic wel- farism! CASE W-418: Rev. Robert Schuller is the pastor of a famous church at Garden Grove, California. He had invited me to occupy his pulpit at both the 9:3(1 and H a.m. services. "Jesus—The World's Greatest Applied Psychologist," was my topic. Although I am a layman, I have often delivered this address Fifth Ward voters will vote in Precinct 3 at the Bessemer In- dlanhead Hostel. Cub Pack 337 Holds Picnic RAMSAY—Ramsay Cub Scout Pack 337, made up of boys of Bessemer Township ajea, held Its pack picnic . in the Bessemer Township Memorial Park Tuesday evening. More than 100 were in attendance, including Cubs of three dens, their mothers and several Den Fathers, Den Mothers and Pack officers and committeemen of the sponsor i n g Bessemer Township Teach e r Association. The picnic began with the posting of the colors with Roger Mussatti, Mark Mattson, William Hebert and Kenneth Jacobson, the color bearers. The Pledge of Allegiance to the American flag was then given. Baseball, races and a tug of war were enjoyed throughout the evening by the Cubs and their families. The highlight of the game period was the tug of war between the Harding and Ramsay mothers, with the Harding mothers emerging the victors. Awards were given to the following by Cubmaster Roland Antoine: Den 1, Lion badge, Ger a 1 d Rlgonl; gold arrow under the Wolf badge, Daniel Fastelin; Bobcat pin and scarf. David Turula. Den 2, Silver arrow under the Wolf badge, Chris Pogliano, Richard and John Sain. Nick Obradovich, Richard Pusaku- lich, John Veda and Roger Mus- satti. One Year Service pin to Den Mother Mrs. Mary Fastelin. Universal Scouter pin to Donald Veda, committeeman. / William Hebert, winner of the race held in March, was presented with the Pinewood Derby Plaque. Mrs. Florence Kangas' Gas Firm Opens Ashland Office ASHLAND — Northern Natural Gas, which has the contract 'or establishing the n a - tural gas pipeline from Duluth through the Ashland region and on to Marquette, has established its Ashland construction office in the New Knight Hotel, and it is expected that the construction contract soon will be led to the contractor. With the letting of the construction contract, the contrac- or will set up his own office at Ashland where such matters as employment will be handled. Office manager of the Northern Natural Gas office at the New Knight Hotel is Don Bourne, who comes from Waterloo, Iowa. Chief engineer of the en t i r e project is William Parker, also from Waterloo, Project co-ordinator over the entire line is R. K. Nickell, who is from Lincoln, Nebraska. About eight or ten inspectors will be working out of the Ashland office of Northern Natural Gas after construction is under way, and their reports will be filed here. When construction gets underway, laying of the pipe will be carried on about two miles behind the excavation, which will move ahead as rapidly as possible. Northern Natural expects to put in its main line this year. The Lake Superior D i s - trict Power Co.. which has the franchise for retailing the gas throughout its area, will then complete the work of arranging individual outputs, which probably will be done during 1966. The overall project Is divided Into four divisions, of which the Ashland office handles the area from a point 10 miles west of Ashlanc", to a point 15 miles east of Wakefield, Mich. •s the Sunday sermon at State Fairs, as well as before many college and young people's organizations. Therein I help make the New Testament come alive, for Jesus was a superb practical psychologist and psychiatrist. So I show how Christ used advertising strategy to recruit the crowds, and also employed polls of public opinion. He even tried "Socialized Medicine" and found it wanting. He tartly reprimanded his countrymen for their racial bias and picked the hero of his brotherhood example from the most hated race. By showing how our modern business, medical, political and sales techniques are rooted in Christ's excellent examples, I help revitalize the interest of many people in reading the Four Gospels. Mrs. Crane and I also dined with Rev. Schuller and some of his friends. Our table conversation shifted finally to one of the most acute problems now facing all clergymen, whether Catholic, Jewisn or Protestant. "Dr. Crane," a prominent layman began, "we find it more and more difficult each year to attain the goal In our Community Chest Drive. "That is also true with reference to Boy Scout campaigns, Red Cross, Cancer and similar worthy causes. "And it is even showing up in I our finance drives for the various churches! "For people say they are being taxed so heavily for state welfare and other relief programs that they haven't enough money to support private charities and churches." Well, that is a dangerous nation-wide dilemma! You clergymen should face up to the grim facts of what will confront America within the next decade! Award Won by Miss Sjoblom MARQUETTE — Miss Linda Sjoblom, Wakefield. has been named recipient of the National Business Education Association's Award of Merit for. outstanding achievement in business ed u c a t i o n at Northern Michigan University tor the 1064-65 academic year. Miss Sjoblom, who graduated from Northern June 6, Is the daughter of Mrs. Leonard Koski, Route 1, Box 467, Wakefield. The aw a r d consists of a year's professional membershl p in the NBRA, a special leather binder for current Issues o f Business Education Forum, a copy of the National Business Education Yearbook, and an attractive certificate. While at Northern, Miss Sjoblom was a member of the Kappa Delta PI National Honor Society In Education and the Gamma Phi Alpha Sorority. She will teach at Romeo High School during the 1965-66 academic year. Wakefield Briefs If more taxes are and more coerced removed from the worker's pay check to finance state welfare, how can you build he new churches so sadly need- eft? of Den 3, demonstrated proper method of folding Cubs the the American flag, followed by a reading, "Patriotic Day." and the singing of "Star Spangled Banner." Secondo Poglano assis ted Chef Antoine at the grill while Veda made and poured the coffee. Assisting the Den Mothers were Mrs. Secondo Pogliano and Mrs. Alfred Giackino. The evening's fun was brought to a climax with the roasting of marshmallows around a big campfire. Den Mothers are Den i, Mrs Fastelin; Den 2, Mrs Elaine Antoine and Mrs Mary Mussat- ti; Den 3, Mrs Mayme Usitalo and Mrs. Kangas. Personnel for Election Told ONTONAGON — Serving on the election board for the school election June 14 will be Mrs. Patricia Smydra, Mrs Helen Drew, Mrs. Delia Labyak, Mrs. Florence Mazurek, Mrs. Florence Trevarrow, Mrs. Doreen Parker, Mrs. Ida Berg, Tony Vukellch, Mrs. Ann Valley, Mrs. Philip Broadland and Mrs. Esther Pasanen. Several items will be on the ballots to be decided by the voters of Ontonagon. Rockland, Mass and Greenland. An advisory ballot on choice of high school site will make this selection from several options: The existing site with acquisition of such added lands as are required; the so-called A1 - sace site and the so-called Ryan site. Also to be determined wli be the consolidation of the Intermediate school districts o t Gogebic and Ontonagon Counties and a ballot to approve 13 mills for school operational purposes. Five Ontonagon school board members will also be chosen with two to be elected for a fuil four year term; two for a two year term and one for a one year term. Candidates for the four year term are Robert Stenson, Wilfred Schon and Miles A Plutchak, all incumbents; for the two year term are John J. Pattlson and Charles E John son, incumbents, and Mrs. Gretchen Reynolds, and the one year term, Carl J. Hass and Lawrence T. Stripe Jr. Or support your foreign and home missionary activities? And obtain salaries for pastors, music directors, choir, etc.? 'Dr. Crane," an atheistic debater recently argued, "if the state takes care of welfare needs, why should we have churches at all? "Russia is doing a good job looking after its citizens without ;he need for priests or other clergymen!" But there are several very sound arguments in defense of private charity. "The gift without the giver is bare," runs a truism that indicts governmental welfare! The latter is largely aimed at vote-buying or world-wide power politics to bribe small nations into an alliance for purely military reasons! Voluntary giving, however, is sense of brotherhood! Churches also get far better returns on their money than do state or federal welfare bureaus! The famous Peace Corps, for instance, does much good, but churches can do three times as much on the same money! And with purely brother hood motivation rather than ulterior political aims! Clergymen, alert America! (Always write to Dr. Crane in care of this newspaper, enclosing a long stamped, addressed envelope and 20 cents to cover typing and printing costs when you send for one of his booklets.) Flint Man Sentenced FLINT (AP) Bennie Lee oScott, 36, of Flint was sentenced Friday to 121/2 to 15 years in prison for manslaughter. Scott was convicted earlier of the Jan. 31 shotgun slaying of Beryl Smith, 35, also of Flint. Sorority to Sell Flags June 11-14 ONTONAGON — The Ontonagon County Queens Sorority has completed plans to sell flags to commemorate Flag Day. The sale started Friday and will continue through June 14. Sorority members and queen candidates to be dressed In Uncle Sam hats and patriotic colors will sell the miniature American flags. Officers said that with the pro ceeds the group helps to sponsor the trip of Miss Ontonagon County to the Miss Michigan contest. The Past Matrons Club, Victory Chapter, will meet Tuesday night at 7 at the home of Mrs Vernon Jparr, 1311 Pierce St, The Ruth Guild of the Immanuel Lutheran Church has postponed the meeting scheduled for Monday, June 14, until Monday June 21, it has been announced The meeting will be held at the John Pezzatti cottage, Anna belle Lake, with m e m b e rs meeting first at the church at 11:30 a.m. A potluck ^dinner is planned. The Mi r i a m and Deborah Guilds of the Immanuel Luth eran Church will hold a joint meeting at Eddy Park at 6 p m. Monday. Supper will take the form of a planned potluck, and members are asked to bring their own eating utensils. Miss Diane Lane, daughter o Mr. and Mrs. Edward Lane Pike Location, has returned home from Marquette where she is receiving nurses training at St. Luke's Hospital. D i a n will spend her 10-day vocation with her parents and friend and will return to St. Luke's ti begin her second semest e work. Mrs. Herman Weiss, Ply mouth Location, had visitor this week who arrived in a wa; slightly different from m o s guests. Herman Weiss Jr., an son, Scott, son and grandson o Mrs. Weiss, landed on Sunday ,ake in a pontoon plane Wed- lesdfey. While in Wakefield, they isited Mrs. Weiss, and c. brother n law and sister, Mr, and Mrs. Paul Oberg. Following the two- day visit, the Weisses again boarded their plane, and With curious audience watching, took to the air to return home to Minneapolis. ,"' Miss Jean Trettin, daughter of Mr. and Mrs.'Ernst-Trettin, returned home Wednesday.from Northern .Michigan University, Marquette, where she is a student. Jean plans to spend t h e summer visiting friends and vacationing at home. The Indianhead 4-H Summer Club will hold an. organizational meeting at the home of the Herbert Juopperis, 203 A h o la, St., Monday at 6:30 p.m. A11 girls interested In such a club are invited to attend. The American Legion G e r - oux Post will meet tonight at the post home on River Str»et, at 7. An election of officers is planned, and a discussion of the 4th of July plans will follow. The Elizabeth Circle of the First Lutheran Church will meet at the home) of Mrs. Ronald Pikka Tuesday night at 7:30. Summer Band Schedule Given WAKEFIELD — Mrs. Fhillis Schlecht, musical instructor in the Wakefield, Schools, recently announced the'summer practice schedule of senior and junior high school band students. Summer sessions will begin Monday June 14, and continue until July 5. Classes will meet as follows in the music auditorium: 8 a.m., seniqr high s c h o o band (students who will be in Grades 9-12 when school begini following the summer recess) 9 a.m.; seventh grade. 10 a.m., eighth gradei 11 a.m., special lessons. Any student desiring addition al instruction may receive help at this time by Mrs. Schlecht following the completion of an additional help schedule. The band sessions will discon tinue following the 4th of Julj celebrations, and will begin Aug 16 and continue until school be gins in the fall. Unitarian Minister Dies Friday at 72 KENNEBUNK, Maine (AP)— The Rev. Harold G. Scott, 72 Unitarian minister who serve< churches in Flint, Mich., Ken nebunk and a number of othe cities for more than 50 years 5 Boys to Take Part in Project WAKEFIELD — Daniel Mest- nik, guidance counselor Of, t h C Wakefield High •>School, « n - louhced that five boys from the high school will participate i n the Government Work Educa- Ipnal Project, to be conducted his summer by Northern Mich- gan University, M a r q u e tte. John Clark, Michael Heikkila, Robert Brown, Ronald Ott and Michael Minier will report to he NMU campus, Carey Hall. Monday morning and will begin a four-week program which will expose them to all fields of work. Tours will be conducted through out the area, giving the boys a thorough knowledge o f area job opportunities. The first four weeks will also Delude a planned physical education program, planned diet and a concentrated counseling period by guidance people deai- ng with vocations. When t h« four week introductory program is completed, all the boys who finished their training on the NMU campus will board a bus to Holland, where they will be employed by a pickle company, which will provide for their meals and lodging. The boys will work there for six weeks, and will then return to NMU where they will receive two more weeks of counseling and vocational guidance which may lead to area redevelopment program in the Marquette area. The entire project is pajt of the Youth Opportunities Act inaugurated by President Johnson as part of his Great Society plan. | Through the guidance program, Mestnik has also a 1 ded many of the high school girls in finding summer employment as mothers' helpers and as resort workers, in the Illinois area. Associate Matron Conducts Star Meet WAKEFIELD — A meeting Of Victory Chapter, Order of the Eastern Star, was held Wednesday in the Mesonic Hall, with Mrs. Richard Brown, associate matron, conducting the meeting in the absence of Mrs. Florence Rice. Additional plans were made for the annual strawberry festival, which is staged during the peak of the strawberry harvest, generally during July, Following the dis c u s sion, lunch was served with attractive centerpieces adorning the tables, by Mrs. Agnes Carr and died Friday at his home here. | Mrs. Ernst Trettin. 83 Children Get Diplomas ONTONAGON —Eighty-three kindergarten children received diplomas with their respective morning or afternoon classes at ceremonies held Wednesday. The program began with the singing of patriotic songs by the children including "Michigan, My Michigan" and "America," and continued with several songs and poems. The parents present were welcomed by the children's teacher, Mrs. Donald Stripe, who commended both the parents and students for their cooperation during the school year. Mrs. Stripe reminded the group of the school election June 14 and asked them to take an active interest in better schools. Mrs. Stripe then presented the purple ribbon tied diplomas to each child individually and concluded the children's school year with the distribution of report cards. Top Half Scores in Bridge Club Listed ONTONAOON — Eight p a Irs attended the regular session of the Duplicate Bridge Club with top half recorded by the following: Mr. and Mrs. Henry Hoefferle, 54; Mrs. Philip Broadland, Mrs. Marvin Heln- ske, 45; Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Ouathier, 44; Mrs. C. L. Marley and Mrs, Walter Klapperich, USE DAILY GLOBB WANT-AD^ Wayne's the two-fisted bon of i three-ring traveling Wild Weil ' Show...riding, loving, brawling ' his way around the world! forth* first time! CONTINUOUS PERFORMANCES at pofiilir prices! 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