Redlands Daily Facts from Redlands, California on March 3, 1964 · Page 2
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Redlands, California
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Tuesday, March 3, 1964
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2 - Tuesday, Mar. 3, 1964 Redlands Daily Facts Fight appears to be developing Legislature faced with four school finance plar)s By PE VAN L. SHUMWAY SACRAMENTO (UPI) - The stage was set today for a legis laljve fight over school financing. At least four plans were either before the lawmakers or com ing up shortly to change the way the state distributes nearly SI billion a year to local school districts. Gov. Edmund G. Brown, who supports a countywide school tax and proposed an added S35 million in state aid to go witli it, hasn't turned in bis ideas into a bill yet—but that's expected soon. Other proposals came from Assembly Speaker Jesse M. Unruh, D-Inglewood; Senate Finance chairman George Miller Jr., D-Martinez, and Assemblyman Gordon Winton, D-Merced, member of the lower chamber Education Committee. Winton introduced h i s bill Monday and said it had been approved and recommended by the state Board of Education and drafted by the state Department of Education. The proposal (AB70) would provide about $81 million in ad ditional state funds for locaJ school districts plus an estimated $28 million through countywide equalization. "This measure is an attempt to bolster the state support of, public education in California to assist schools on the local level," Winton said. He called Ibe need for more local money desperate." In technical terms, Uie bill would add $20.35 per pupil per year to the state school fund increasing the state payment to $228.93. It also would increase equalization aid by $16 per pupil. The measure would boost the Mead to speak in series at Riverside Shepherd Mead, e.\ecutive- turned-author who seems to be "dogged by success," will speak in Riverside March 11, in University Extension's luncheon- lecture series, "E.xeeutive Pro file." His talk is biUed as an "advanced course" in the topic of his well-known book, "How to Succeed in Business without Keally Trying." The program, which will be held at noon in the California Room of the Mission Inn, is the second in tliis spring's series with four noted speakers presenting a spectrum of opinion on the general theme, "profile of Big Business." RHS journalism students in contest Zone change wins approval near Yucoipa SAN BERNARDINO rCNS)- A zone change to allow development of a 14-acre subdivision in an area southeast of Vucaipa was approved Monday by the County Board of Supervisors. The applicants for the rezoning, from use for agriculture to that for single family dwell ings, \sitli 7,200 square feet of area for a building site, were Villa Vista, Inc. and Bryan In dustrial Properties. Their property is on the west side of Bryant, north of County Line road. Neil Pfulb, county planning director, told Supervisors that the County Planning Commission approved the change of zone, dependent upon filing of an acceptable tentative map showing how the land would be developed. The map has been submitted, with dedications for road widening. The land is to be divided into 54 homcsitcs. Ten journalism students of Redlands Senior High school participated in the All-San Bernardino and Riverside County High Schools Newspaper writing Contest last Saturday at San Bernardino VaUcy College. "On the spot" writing was feature of the Tourney with San Bernardino High sweeping top honors. At stake were a SlOO scholarship and eligibility for finals in an AU-Southem California writing contest scheduled for AprU 11th. Participating for Redlaads High were Jill Anderson, Nancy Barnard, Carol Booghcr, Joy Brown, Donna Grace, Mary Jo Guia, Kerry Hartwig, Bill Klaus ner, Michele Marcott, and Sue Williams. Advisor Jlr. William F. Nance accompanied the group. The competition was conducted by the local chapter of the National Association of Journalism Directors, with over-all coordination under Mr. Sam Feldman, San Bernardino County Coordinator of English and Journalism. The morning sessions were limited to the writing of feature, editorial and sport stories, after all entrants particiapted in the writing of news presentation by .Airs. Alice Chous of Pacific High. junior college program by $25 per unit of average daily attendance to $600. In addition, it would adopt countywide equalization as sug gested by the governor. Winton called this provision a "much needed reform" that would help about 90 per cent of the children in public schools. Unruh's plan, introduced in early February, would abolish all but approximately 108 of the state's 1,585 school districts and add $75 million in state aid to schools. The Assembly speaker proposed to allow only one district for each of the state's 58 counties, plus the districts noi»' contained by charter cities. Miller's proposal, expected to be introduced this week, would abolish so - called "basic aid" under which all school districts receive $125 annually per student regardless of need. It would place all districts on "equalization aid" which is apportioned on the basis of need. The lawmaker estimated his proposal would trim $20 million from aid to wealtliier districts for redistribution to poorer areas of the state. It would require a constitutional amend ment. Other legislative developments Engle — Assemblyman Tom Carrell, D-San Fernando, intro duced a bill to permit the Dera ocratic State Central Committee to designate the party nominee if U.S. Sen. Clair Engle is nominated for a second term in the primary but is physically un able to run. MTA—A bill calling for creation of a Southern California rapid transit district was introduced by Sen. Thomas M. Rees, D-Los Angeles. He said it could lead to the start of construction of a "practical rapid transit system" for the Los .Angeles area within two years. Subdivisions — Assemblyman Lester A. McMillan, D-Los An geles, called for a legislative probe of senior citizen subdivi sions. He said there had been several complaints and pointed particularly to the Seal Beach area. Harrisons Host To Visitors Recent guests at the Norton Air Force Base home of Maj. Gen. and Mrs. Bertram C. Harrison were his sister and her husband, Mr. and Mrs. Elwood Thum of Bancocas, N. J. The couple are now en route home after spending several days with the Harrisons and with other relatives in San Diego. Mr. Thum, a New Jersey foundry owner, also found time for deep ses fishing off La Paz, Mexico. General Harrison is Deputy the Inspector General, USAF, and commander of the 1002 Inspector General Group at Nor ton. poLiys POINTERS By Polly CranMT Zeta Rhos Host Dinner Party Zeta Rhos of Beta Sigma Phi sorority honored prospective new members and their husbands Saturday evening at the home of Mr. and Mrs. M. Harry Whalen, 307 Gardenia street Several party games and dancing formed the evening's entertainment following the din ner hour. Honor guests were Messrs. and Mmes. Mason Watson. Car! Smith, Stephen Carroll. Edwin Doney, Sal Tedesco and Byron Huey. Dr. Mcintosh wins citation of merit Dr. Carl W. Mcintosh, Presi dent of Long Beach State Col-; lege and a University of Red lands alumnus, has been awarded a distinguished merit citation for outstanding efforts for the cause of brotherhood by the National Conference of Christians and Jews. The award was made at the first annual Brotherhood Ban quet sponsored by t h e Long Beach Chapter of NCCJ. Dr. Mcintosh was bora m Redlands, in 1914 and received his bachelor of arts degree from the University of Red lands Free to Californians age 65 and over who want more adequate health insurance Mail the coupon below for your free folder. It tells of a new CaUfoniia law which enabled 62 leading insurance companies to combine their resources for just one purpose: to give senior Californians more adequate health insurance than ever befor» possible. It's called Western 65. It offers generous benefits, yet the premiums are reasonable. 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Powell, superintendent of the Yucaipa Joint Uni fled School District, to give an outline of the educational plan ning conccmmg the new high school to be erected on the Finklestcin property on Yu caipa boulevard at Twelfth street. Mr. Powell will also answer questions from the audi ence. Michael Lagather, physical education teacher, and students will demonstrate some of the activities of that department, assisted by t h e school cheer leaders and pom pom girls. Mrs. Harold Bliss, PTA president, invited all residents of Yucaipa Valley to attend the meeting because of its community-wide interest. Refreshments will be served in the cafeteria to conclude the evening. Church Women Ready For Rummage Sale Women of the First Congregational church are busy with preparations for their annual rummage sale, scheduled for Thursday and Friday at Fourth and State streets (formerly White's Pet Shop) from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day. Mrs. Edward G. Gleilsman Jr., chairman, announces that both "treasures" and "trash" will be sold. As in the past, many valuable antiques have been donated for the sale. Others assisting in the advance planning for the event are Mrs, Carroll Walker who is arranging for the sales women; Sirs. Chris D. Barnes, in charge of marking, and Mrs. Vohiey C. Kincaid who will mark the antiques. Mrs. Ellis P.T.A, Award Recipient Jlrs. George D. Ellis Jr. was presented the third honorary life membership award by Kim berly P.T.A. at a recent tea in the home of Mrs. Samuel S. Sewall, 1605 Garden street. .Mrs. Laurance U. Hurley made the presentation on behalf of the unit. Mrs. Ellis was recognized for her work for the school since it was organized in 1957. She has served as room mother, hospitality chairman, publicity chairman. Brownie leader, chairman of the first Halloween Carnival at the school and chairman of the first PTA Newsctte. Her community activities have included particular interest in Trinity Episcopal church and she was a counselor for the Church Camp for many years. She has also been active in the Hospital Au.\ihary, Associates of the Redlands Bowl, Job's Daughters and Cope Jun ior High P.T.A. Assisting Mrs. Scwall with the tea were Mmes. Earle J. Mosso, James B. Fox Jr., Hur ley and Ellis. DEAR POLLY - A run in a nylon stocking is a real annoyance but the next time it hap pens don't toss the stocking away in disgust. Save and put to other uses. Old stockings can do many jobs for you. —To make sure a tecsnUy sanded surface is perfectly smooth, pull an old nylon stocking over your hand, rub the surface lightly and any rough spot will immediately make itselfj known. Use old nylons to polish mirrors and windows. The nylon leaves no lint and gives the glass a beautiful shine. Old nylons make beautiful braided rugs. First remove the color and then dye in bright, gay colors. — ARTHUR m& JOSEPHINE REAY Society Editor General Bank Presents Travelogue For Contemporary Club Program Mrs. Marquardf New Golden Age Club President Jlrs. Ethel Marquardt will serve as president of the Mentone Golden Age club for the next six months following her election to office at the recent meeting of the club in Jlenfone Woman's clubhouse. Mrs. Mar quardt succeeds Mrs. H. H. Constant. Other officers elected were .Mrs. Hugh Kirby, vice prcsi dent, and Mrs. Ruth Woodall, secretary-treasurer. Chairmen will be appointed by the new president. Celebrating February birthdays at the last meeting were Mrs. Robert Langslon, Ernest Thomas, Mrs. Joe Harriott and Charies Stanley. A birthday cake and ice cream were shared by all present All men and women over the age of SO are invited to the weekly club meetings, Thursdays at 1 p.m. in the woman's clubhouse. MAKefHIEWQS Young children accept the death of a loved one more real- 1 isticolly if they are taken briefly to the mortuary. GIRLS — This tttter provtt that w* girls have no inonep> oly cn ingenuity. — POLLY DEAR POLLY — Wrap your coat hangers with old nylon hose and trim with pompoms of nylon. Those who make pot holders with a loom and strips of jer sey can do the same with ny Ion hose. Have you run out of space for hubby's ties and your own belts and scarves? Most everybody knows how to make a birdcage out of coat hangers. I made half a birdcage, leaving the hangers as they were. 24 of them were wired close together and hung on the closet door. This takes care of at least lOO ties. - KITTY GIRLS ~ Perhaps some of you are like me — you do not know how to make • birdcage from coat hangers. To make the support, bend a hanger to a long thin shape by pushing in the outer comers. The cage shape is made from the orher hangers with the bottom wire of each pushed up toward the hook so the lower part resembles a broad, in> verted V. Wire these hangers together through the lower corners and secure to the hanger support in a perpendicular position, one end to the hook and the other toward the bottom of the support. Hang up and the hangers will flare out to give the impression of half a birdcage with hooks extended all around the outside center. — POLLY Delta Zetas Meet Tomorrow Riverside Area alumnae of Delta Zeta sorority will meet at 7:30 tomorrow evening at the home of Mrs. Roger Chaussee, 2009 Garretson street, Corona. Speaker will be Dr. Richard Brill, superintendent of the Cal ifornia School for the Deaf. Local Delta Zetas have been active this year making vocabulary scrapbooks for the elementary students at the school. Gallaudet College for the Deaf in Washington, D. C, is a na^ lional Delta Zeta philanthropy. The sorority recently adopted a 70-year-old male patient at the Carvillc Leprosarium in Carville, La., and members are reminded to bring cards to be mailed this month. Delta Zeta is the Riverside, Redlands and San Bernardino are invited to the meeting. Res ervations may be made through Mrs. Q. J. McNaU, telephone 684-5768. RNA Palm Club Members Guests Of President Mrs. Margaret Hann, 620 Eleventh street, was hostess for the recent meeting of Palm club, Royal Nighbors of America. Mrs. Hann is president of the club. Plans for the April School of Instruction were discussed as was the forthcoming rummage sale. Reading were given by Frances Patch and Hazel Cox. It was reported that Ella "The E.\otic East," as pictured through the lens of the camera taken by Brig. Gen (USA Ret) and Mrs. Carl C. Bank on theur recent world travels, was shown to Contem porary club members and guests yesterday afternoon. General Bank was projection ist and narrator for the series of color slides chosen from his extensive collection. The Banks were passengers aboard a military transport ship landing in Yokohama, Japan, where the Redlands couple began their tour. He first showed scenes of Tokyo and its surrounding area, glimpsing street life, market places, temples and gardens. The shrine at Nikko, built in 1632 by the war lord known as "The Father of Japan," said General Bank; the Great Bud dha, created out of bronze 800 years ago; various unusual views of famous Mount Fuji; processes in the growing ofi rice; the Golden Pavilion near Kyoto and the Buddhist Shrine at Nara were highlights of the Japanese visit. Items of historic and person al interest were interspersed throughout the film program which continued with pictures taken on the Island of Formosa, then Hong Kong, both the Kowlooa sids and Hong Kong proper, and next exotic Thailand and India completed the program. General Bank captured the beauty of the 8H-ton Gold Buddha in Bangkok and gave an interesting account of its history. He told of the meaning of the "Chedl", intricately carved towers housing holy relics, many contributed by wealthy natives; provided a look at the palace made famous in the film, "The King and I", and showed the "floating merchants" of Bangkok. The travelogue concluded with representative views of India, ending with several' pic tures of the Taj Mahal taken at various hours and including some inner scenes for a closer look at the exquisite workmanship. General Bank also photo- iwaphed the new building in Agra which is expected to be just as impressive the Taj and which features the same delicate inlay patterns of semi-precious stones in marble. During the business session, a reminder of the importance of the American Red Cross was made by a representative of the Redlands chapter, John L. Doyle Jr. Yucaipa WSCS Meets Tomorrow Yucaipa Methodist W.S.C.S. will meet in the sanctuary of the Church at 10 a.m. tomor. row. Mrs. Bemice Throckmorton will be in charge of the pro gram, "The Cross and the Resurrection". Special music will be brought by the Yucaipa School Choir under the direction of Earic Abbott. Luncheon will be served after the pro gram. Success of the recent Salad Luncheon will be reported on by the chairman, Eleanor Stevenson, with whom almost 200 women made reservations. The ne.\t extra event of the W.S.C.S. will be the Spring Fes tival, set for April lOlh. Mrs. Frank Fagerburg gave the though for the day. An invitation to attend their March 16 program featuring the singer, Dick Hillery, was presented by Mrs. Edwin Gregory, representative from the Evening Auxiliary. Mrs. Arthur Cortner, chairman, announced the Round Robin party, in the form of a dessert-bridge, for May 25 at 1:30 p.m. with scores to be submitted by May II. Members were reminded of a change in the date of the luncheon originally scheduled for March 23. The luncheon date has bean advanced to next Mon day, March 9, and reservations are now being taken. Greeting guests at the door yesterday were Mmes. Lewis I. Pierce, Lloyd M. Hulbert, Henry L. Wilson, Urban Derkum, W. H. Fallen, and R. Lester Johnson. Tea room hostesses were Mrs. William C. Crawford and Mrs. Edith M. Shapcott. Pouring were Mmes. Howard B. Me- Pherson, Carrie Hamilton, E. J. L. Peterson Jr. and Rodney L. Cranmer. We, the Women By RUTH MILLETT. Nolder, member of the club, was in the Community HospiUI recuperating from a broken hip. Mrs, Lottie Morgan was co- hostess with Mrs. Hann. Others present were Ella Hawkins, Hazel Hendrick, Ivia Al- h-cd, Dorothy Bonzone, Thelma Logsdon, Mary Colley, Rena Torrance, Abbit Paris, Leona Herman, Gergrude Hansen, Essie Fegenbush, Ethel Hauscr. Eita Robinson, Anna Kuite and Ida DumonL 'The frightening thing about growing older" writes a woman reader of this column, "is see ing how a commum'ty pushes its older citizens aside. My husband and I still have a few years to go before retirement, but I know already what will happen to us when that day comes, because I have seen it happen to those who are older than we are. "They aren't asked to give up membership in their clubs and organizations — but they are never given any important jobs to do. If they speak up in meeting, they are listened to with impatience. Younger members expect older ones to take a back seat and keep quiet. "Nobody calls on older peo pie who have time, experience and, often, wsdom to do com munity work. They are left with nothing important to do while younger citizens take on more jobs than they can do weU. "Social life all too often ex eludes the older age group—' no matter how much they have to offer, or how socially active they have been through the years. Even though I am confident that my husband and I will never lose our interest in others or the world about us— it must be hard to stay active and alert and happy in old age when the world loses interest in you." That's quite a harsh indictment, hut unfortunately it's true. Just look around and see what is happening to those who have reached old age ahead of you. Do you want it to happen to you, when it's your turn? It will, unless your community makes a real effort to include its older citizens in its active life. Garden Club Studies Art Of Bonzai Planting Bonzai planting was demonstrated at The .^owhead Garden Club's recent meeting at the home of Mrs. Charles L. Wimberly, 303893 Sunset drive. A step-by-step procedure for Bonzai planting of a Blue Veil Spruce was followed and explained^ Mrs. I. A. Mitchell won the spruce as a door prize. The oriental theme was fur ther noted by the wearing oi kimonos by the hostess, Mrs. Wimberly, and the co-hostesses, Mmes. .'Vmold Boogher, Richard W. Phillips and Jay T. Robbins. Name tags were trimmed with- tiny pastel parasols. The tea table centerpiece was an arrangement of green bamboo branches and paper parasols. Mrs. Wimberly was announced as chairman for The Arrowhead Garden Club's exhibit at the Orange Show. Donations were voted to be sent to Defenders Of San Gorgonio Wilderness and to Patton Hospital for its landscaping fund. Q—The biddine has been: East Sontb West Nortb IV. 1* 2¥ Pass Pass 2 4k 3 A Dble. 3V Dble. Pass Pass Pass You, South, hold: 4>KJI0it «ASI 4Qf What do you lead? A—A low troaipb Th* act of irmnp* Is » close eeeaad clulee, but la any eyettt yoa ivant to start ^ttlniT tramps Mt. TODATS QVBSnOTf You hold the same hand. The bidding is opened one heart to your left. Your partner overcalls with two clubs and third hand bids two hearts. Wliat do you do? Answer Tameirew Methodists At Leap Year Party Methodonians of the First Methodist church joined, for a special "Leap Year" party Saturday evening in the church lounge. On arrival, dessert w a x served by each woman to her partner after seating him at the table. Martin H. Munz introduced Roy C. Hill, county superintendent of schools, who presented the program, showing color slides of Sweden and telling in an informal way of his trip to that country. The committee for the evening included Jlr. and Mrs. Munz, chairmen; Messrs. and Mmes. Frank E. Bishop, Earl McClelland, Sam Neely, David Will; Mrs. Howard Garretson, Mrs. Lewis B. Hammen and Miss Alice Beaver. Others present were Mr. Hill, Arthur JL Miller president; Miss Annabelle Sparling, Mmes. Vi Christian, Esther A. Summers, Alice L. Thomburg and Larry C. Miles; Rev. and Mrs. Frank M. Toothaker, Rev. and Mrs. Carl M. Doss; and Messrs. and Mmes. Elmer A. Carlock, Richard C. Collins, WUUara J. Cox. Fred Greeley. Charies M. Ronin, C. Paul Ulmcr and R. Winn Ward. Guests were Mrs. Oscar Gunderson of Redlands, Mrs. James Love of EucUd, Jlinn.; and Mr. and Mrs. Ed WiU ol Van Nuys. GIFTIDEAS SWEDISH CANDELABRA In Colors $6.95 All Brass $9.93 Heath Stoneware Ash Trays From $1 fo $4 'i^LSON HALES furnJfur* eorp«f drap«rt«« dtcerotiv* m e. state redlands lay S-SMS We invite you to inspect and use our shop service developed through years of experience. Til* qcQlity rnviivd with m B. SUU Phene 793-48W TEEN HARVESTERS Singing and Speaking Nightly AREA WIDE YOUTH CRUSADE Wed. Thurs.. Fri. — March 4,5,6 at 7:30 P.M. at GRACE MULLEN AUDITORIUM at Radlands Senior High Presenting: — i=EATURING — Thursday — Charles Hurtley — former "Mainline" Heroin Addict Friday - Don Hall, Director of Teen Challenge Center, Le« Angeles THE ONLY KNOWN CURE FOR NARCOTICS AND DRUG ADDICTION, ALCOHOLISM, DELINQUENCY AND GANGLAND VICE! 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