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Monday, 2 to 8 p.m.
in school vote
By Bill Yates
Bulletin Staff Writer
Voters in Deschutes School Dis
trict No. 1 will make their an
nual trek to the polls Monday to
decide the fate of the 1963-64 bud
get and to select two members of
the district's board of directors.
Board members will be named
in two of the seven zones into
which the district is divided. In
each case voters will find a sin
gle candidate. Carl Klippel is run
ning for re-election in zone four
and Mrs. Shirley Susac is a candi
date in zone one to succeed Jack
In the budget election voters
will ballot on the amount of the
1963-64 budget which is outside the
six per cent tax limitation. This is
a figure of $349,119.12.
Superintendent R, E. Jewell has
estimated that if the state legisla
ture should fail to increase state
basic school support, taxpayers
here will find that the new school
budget will have increased their
taxes by about 1.3 mills.
Could be Lower
However, should any of the bills
under consideration at Salem be
approved, he said, the additional
state money would result in a low
er millage for budget purposes
than in the present year.
The total tax levy required for
general fund purposes in the 1963
64 budget is $1,277,196.26. This
compares with a levy figure in
one current budget of $1,219,923.
48. As in recent years, a sizable
chunk of the increase must be at
tributed to the district's "explod
ing" school population.
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Bend, Deschutes County, Oregon, Friday, May 3, 1963
out in Haiti
SANTO DOMINGO. Dominican
Republic (UPD Sharp internal
fighting was reported in Haiti
Dominican President Juan
Bosch again, warned the neighbor
ing country he would go to war
to halt any new aggression
against his country.
Reports from Haitian sources
said at least 45 of President Fran
cois Duvalier's Ton Macoute
(bogeymen) were killed Thursday
night in a skillful ambush laid by
resistance leader Clement earaoi.
Heavy firing of automatic weap
ons and at least five grenade ex
plosions were said to have been
heard on Port-au-prince ouiskiits.
Bosch, meanwhile, sought col
lective i n t e r-American action
against the Duvalier regime,
Bosch called Duvalier ' a men
tally sick man" Thursday night
and cited a statement Wednesday
by the Haitian president that only
God could remove him from
A fact-finding team of the Or-
conization of American States
(OAS) flew to Santo Domingo
from the Haitian capital of Port-au-Prince
Thursday, leaving be
hind a country gripped by lear
that Duvalier would resume a vio
lent campaign against his ene-
May Not Wait
Bosch told foreign correspond
ents in his presidential residence
Thursday night that the Domini-
ran Republic would not wait for
OAS action in the event of re
newed Haitian aggression.
"The next time Haiti commits
aggression against us, we will tell
the OAS what our course of ac
tion has been, not from the Do
minican capital but from the capi
tal of a neighboring nation," he
Haiti and the Dominican Repub
lic share the Caribbean island of
Bosch's statement indicated Do
minican forces would invade Haiti
and try to crush Duvalier's auto
Warns Against Aggression
Th Dominican president said he
would act if Haiti committed "any
agression against any Dominican
citizen, interest or place, a plot
acainst our government any ac
tivity dedicated to prejudice the
Dominican Republic, its interests
or Its nationals."
He said his government will
ask the OAS for a collective
break with Haiti under provisions
of the Rio Treaty of Inter-American
Defense which already has
been invoked by the OAS in send
ing the fact-finding team to Haiti
to study Dominican charges.
"We will make the request as
soon as the investigative commit
tee reports," Bosch said.
DOW JONES AVERAGES
By United Press International
now Jones final stock averages
in industrials 718.08. off 3.01: 20
railrnaris 164.33. off 0.43: 15 Utili-
Enrollment increases in the
past five years have been running
between five and six per cent.
Jewell has estimated that enroll
ment in the Bend schools next
year will be 3,746, compared with
3,550 this year.
New Teachers Needed
The anticipated increase has
necessitated the hiring of 11 new
teachers for the system, thereby
adding somewhere in the neigh
borhood of $55,000 to the new bud
get. In addition the district has
hired a principal for Reid-Thomp-son
School to replace Orval Boyle,
who becomes principal next fall
of the Bear Creek elementary
Total cost of instruction in the
new budget is $1,390,975, which
represents approximately 72 per
cent of the total budget. In this
respect, the local district is in
line with the state-wide average
which is currently 71.2 per cent.
Other factors adding to "the high
er figure for instruction include a
$100 increase in the base salary
for teachers and continuation and
expansion of a number of pro
grams designed to improve the
quality of education afforded
youngsters of the district.
New Texts Due
Adoption of new English text
books for elementary classes has
required inclusion of a $10,000
figure in the instruction category
of the budget.
Among other items in the new
budget is provision for a school
bus, which will help alleviate
crowding and provide for the add
ed student load. The budget com
mittee included $10,000 for this
bus and it is hoped that a suit
able used one can be obtained.
The district has had good success
with several used buses purchased
in recent years.
The new budget will also in
clude under capital outlay a sum
of $5,000 for the possible acquisi
tion of building sites, as well as
a $5,000 emergency fund, new this
An increase of $24,000 in tne
budget for operation of plant can
be attributed laregly to tne addi
tional load resulting from new
construction, which will add ap
proximately a third to the size of
the high school plant ana con
struction of the new Bear Creek
5 Polling Places
Voters on Monday will cast bal
lots at five polling places.
Following is a list of these, to
gether with their election boards:
Junior High School lBena, ire-
cincts 1, 3, 4, 5, 10 and 26; Mrs.
A. W. Westfall, chairman, Mrs.
Jack Halbrook, Mrs. Harry Mack
ey, Mrs. Wally Kremer, and
Mrs. Farley Elliott.
Allen School (Bend), Precincts
2A, 9, 21, 21A, 23, 25, 32, 32A,
and 33; Mrs. Mildred Gclbrich,
chairman; Mrs. Clarence Raper,
Mrs. Dave Wilson, Mrs. Kenneth
Munkers, and Mrs. Lester Snider.
Kenwood School (Bend), Pre
cincts 6, 7, 8, 11, 11A, 13, 20, and
27; Mrs. Phil Brogan, chairman,
Mrs. Byron Benson, Mrs. Lowell
Hirtzel, Mrs. Dick Asseln, and
Mrs. Wes Welcome.
Young School, Precinct 12; Mrs.
Walter Smead, chairman; Mrs.
Bruce Dyer, clerk, and Mrs. Ber-
LaPine, Precinct 24: Mrs. Roy
Larson, chairman, Mrs. George
Larimer, and Mrs. Frances Zur
cher. Polling places will be open from
2 to 8 p.m., daylight saving time.
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MONTR EUX, Switzerland
(UPD Evangelist Billy Graham
today gave his 17-year-old daugh
ter in marriage and also per
formed the ceremony which made
her the bride of the heir to one
of Switzerland's largest fortunes.
Graham, lean after his recent
illness but looking tanned, walked
down the aisle of Montreux' Pro
testant Cathedral at 3 p.m. with
his daughter Virginia "Gigi" to
her husband on his arm.
Waiting for them at the altar
was Stephan Tchividjian, 23, son
of an Armenia-born financier. He
became a Protestant after read
ing one of Graham's books.
Then Graham switched from his
role as father of the bride to that
of minister and officiated over
the ceremony which made Tchi
vidjian and his honey-blonde
daughter husband and wife.
More than 750
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. CUPI) -
Police arrested more than 750
Negroes here Thursday in the larg
est mass demonstration protesting
segregation ever held in the
Jamie Moore, chief of police in
this Deep South industrial center,
said a Negro leader had warned
him officers could plan on arrest
ing 4,000 Negroes today.
At least 2,000 Negroes were
milling in the streets at the
height of the protest wnicn ap
parently was triggered by the
command of Dr. Martin Luther
King Jr., the best-known civil
rights leader in the nation.
Authorities said none of the
Negroes posted bond and all spent ;
the night- in jail.
Wave after wave of singing and
chanting Negroes, many of them
hooky-playing juveniles, converged
on the downtown area.
The Negroes were herded into
school buses when officers ran out
of paddy wagons and were hustled
off to city jail which already was
crowded with Negroes arrested
in earlier and smaller demonstra
tions. Motorcycle patrolmen at one
point raced their vehicles over
curbs and onto sidewalks to run
down and arrest a group of
marchers who had attempted to
There were no reported inci
dents of violence.
Although police obviously had
been tipped off of the demonstra
tion, they apparently were unpre
pared for a protest of the size
Police were still booking dem
onstrators past midnight. Four
busloads of demonstrators were
still waiting to be charged at
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (UPI)
Police today turned fire hoses on
hundreds of cheering Negroes who
gathered In a city park prior to
staging another segregation pro
test march. Many in the crowd
were young children.
af BSHS tonighf
Sue Fancher, daughter of Mr.
and Mrs. Hal R. Fancher, 2029
W. Seventh Street, will reign as
queen of,, the . Bond High . School
junior - senior prom, tonight in
the ballroom at the Elks Temple.
She will be escorted by Bill
Members of the court are Tam
sin Boardman, daughter of Mr.
and Mrs. Charles E. Boardman,
501 State Street: Deanice Higgin
botham, daughter of Mr. and Mrs.
Earl E. Higgenbotham, Knott
Road; Kathy Johnson, daughter
of Mr. and Mrs. Norman C. John
son, 633 E. 10th Street; Sandra
Morehouse, daughter of Mr. and
Mrs. Raymond Morehouse, La
Pine, and Judi Skorpen, daugh
ter of Mr. and Mrs. Al O. Skor
pen, 474 E. Revere Avenue.
Bill Hutton will escort the
queen. Other escorts, named in
the same order as the princesses,
are Barry Hebcrt, Dave Shelton,
John Hudson, Bob Randall and
Theme for the party is "Moon
River," with decorations featur
ing a riverboat mural, with a
plantation setting on the stage.
State PTA names
A resident of Bend, Mrs. Albert
C. Gassner, was named first vice-
president of the Oregon Congress
of Parents and Teachers at the
closing session of the group's 50th
annual convention in tugene
In electing Mrs. Gassner, dele
gates over-rode the recommenda
tion of their nominating commit
tee, which had placed the name
of Mrs. Frank Hayner, Astoria,
before the assembly.
Mrs. Gassner was nominated
from the floor. Normally, elec
tions follow a line of succession.
Mrs. Stephen A. Turel, Port
land, was elected state president
of the PTA. The 1064 convention
will be in Portland.
Other new officers named were
Mrs. Arthur Farr, Klamath Falls,
recording secretary, and the fol
lowing regional vice presidents:
Mrs, John Chambers. Portland;
Mrs. Virgil Fox, Blue River; Mrs.
M. O. Grove, Medford, and Mrs.
I Lester Cleaver, Nyssa.
to have suffered
2nd heart attack
WASHINGTON (UPI) Sen.
John L. McClellan said today a
runoff competition to see which
of two competing aircraft firms
can produce Uie best TFX fighter
might be in "the public interest."
The Arkansas Democrat, chair
man of the Senate investigations
subcommittee, made the state
ment as it was disclosed that an
other Senate subcommittee was
looking into a similar situation in
which Pentagon civilian leaders
awarded a plane contract over ob
jections of military officials.
Chairman John C. Stennis, D
Miss., of the Senate preparedness
subcommittee, said a staff study
had begun into programs Involv
ing new high-speed planes capa
ble of taking off vertically or
from short runways.
McCellan, who has been head
ing a lengthy investigation of the
TFX controversy, also challenged
Defense Secretary Robert S. Mc
Namara's contention that building
one TFX for both the Air Force
and Navy would save $1 billion.
McCellan declared It sounded to
him like "propaganda being
thrown all over the country to
try to sustain tins rough judgment
decision that has been made in
volving the security of our coun
try and its safety."
McClellan's group is investiga
ting the award of the multibillion
dollar contract to General uy-
n amies Corp., instead of Boeing
Stennis said his new inquiry
would involve research, and de
velopment contracts for VTOL
(vertical takeoff or landing) and
STOL (short takeoff or landing)
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MOSCOW (UPD Deputy Com
munist party leader Frol Kozlov,
55. the man Premier Nikita Khru
shchev has dubbed as his succes
sor, was reported today to have
suffered his second heart attack.
The report came from usually
well-informed Eastern European
sources. They said ho is in "seri
ous condition. '
This would explain Kozlov's
mysterious absence from the huge
May Day parade two days ago
at which Cuban Premier ficici
Castro stood by Khrushchev's
Kozlov has not appeared in pub
lic here since early Apil.
If he is ill, as reported, pre
sumably he is in a local clinic
or resting at home.
Western diplomats speculated
that Khrushchev might have been
referring to Kozlov s health when
he stressed in a speech last
month the fact that he now is
69 and cannot expect to continue
forever to hold the top jobs of
premier and party chief.
At that time the premier called
for obedience to the party's ruling
Central Committee and its elected
Diplomats here believe the suc
cession race behind Khrushchev,
in the event Kozlov might be
forced out by illness, would be
There are no other clear-cut
candiates at the moment and no
indication anyone could hold both
top jobs successfully as Khrush
Neither Stalin nor Lenin before
him succeeded in designating
Search for child
is called off
LONGVIEW, Wash. (UPD The
official search for three- year- old
Ricky Krugle was called off
Thursday after an estimated 1.000
officers and volunteers failed to
find any trace of the child.
Cowlitz County Sheriff Merle
Bcvins said a private search by
volunteers probably would con
tinue. The child disappeared Tuesday
evening from his home about one
half mile from the Cowlitz River.
Area Kiwanians wore prepar
ing today to greet fellow clubmen
fi-nrn 94 Kiu.mis clubs in Divi-
planes which went contrary- W;f' , anrf ,5A . thev Bather
He said one facet on the pre-
Daredness subcommittee staff m-
ouiry involved a contract award
ed by the Pentagon to Bell Aero
space Corp. He said the Navy had
recommended that the award go
to Douglas Aircraft Co.
The Navy decided that Douglas'
research and development pro
grams for the planes were supe
rior to Bell lrom the standpoints
of both cost and technical fea
tures, Stennis said. The so-called
VTOL and STOL planes differ
from helicopters in that they are
designed to rise sharply from the
ground and then, usually by
changing the engine thrust from
vertical to horizontal, becoming
By Gerald Drapeau
Bulletin Staff Writer
A heart-tugging drama and a
plotless but amusing comedy
pleased an audience last night al
Bower's Studio, when Bend Com
munity Players gave their third
performance of a current double
The show will be repeated Sat
urday and Sunday nights, starting
at 8:30. The one-act plays are per
formed in the round, with a cof
fee period at intermission contri
buting to a feeling of informality
and audience participation.
The natural British accents of
George Churchill and Brenda Hall
add flavor to a London drawing
room setting in which Noel Cow
ard's "Hands Across the Sea" is
The play concerns an upper
middle class English couple who
get themselves involved In a frus
trating mixup of guest Identifica
tions. Appealing in her role as
the scatterbrained Lady Maureen
Gilpin is Sylvia Bleything.
"The Valiant," written by Hol
worthy Hall and Robert M. Mid
dlemass, takes place In the war
den's office of an American pri
son, where a condemned prisoner
is waiting to die. Howie Mouser
and Josephine Paris are impres
sive as the prisoner and a young
girl who thinks him her long-lost
here Saturday for a two-day
spring training conference. '
Upwards of 100 club officers and
their wives are expected to be on
hand for the sessions.
Tho two divisions represent
clubs in the southern half of Ore
gon and northern California.
Officials scheduled to attend in
clude Bcdri Saad, Spokane, dis
trict governor; Merle E. Foland,
lieutenant - governor. Division
15A; and Wave Young, lieutenant
governor. Division 15.
Also planning to attend is Tom
my Thompson, a former district
governor and one-time resident of
Redmond. He is now a resident
of Clayton, Calif.
The conference will begin Satur
day noon with a golf match at the
Bend Golf Club and will wind up
Sunday afternoon with a luncheon
for Kiwanians and tncir wives. A
social highlight of Uie conference
will be a dinner dance on Satur
All events during the confer
ence, including work sessions, will
be held at Bend Golf Club.
for week end
Scattered showers are in pros-
pect for Central Oregon over the
weekend, the five-day forecast in
dicates. Temperatures, the area
forecast adds, will remain on the
cool side, with a possibility that
tonight's low will be under the 30
More snow fell on the Central
Oreeon Cascades last night and
flurries were still drifting over
Government Camp this morning.
However, last night's fall of snow
there, two inches, was breaking
up on the road surface.
New snow also covered the San
tiam, and that mountain route
was slick during the day. Eight
inches of snow fell at Hoodoo Bowl
in the past two days, and 12 inch
es at Bachelor Butte.
Partly cloudy; high Saturday
50-55; tow tonight 23-78.
SAN QUENTIN. Calif. (UPI)
Supreme Court Justice William O.
Douglas granted a stay of execu
tion to three convicted murderers
today little more than two hours
before they were scheduled to en
ter California s gas chamber.
The death sentence of a fourth
man, Charles J. Golston, 21, also
slated to die in what was to have
been the state's first quadruple
execution, was commuted Thurs
day night by Gov. Edmund G.
Douglas' stays were for Joseph
Rosoto, 39; John F. Vlahovich, 31,
.and Donald G. Franklin, 34, all
condemned for the gang slaying
of an Anaheim, Calif., tavern
Douglas said their execution
would be held up until after th
high court has decided two cases
It now has under advisement.
Then, he said lawyers could sub
mit memoranda in the case of the
Associate Warden Dale Frady in
formed the three men of Douglas'
action at B:15 a.m. PDT in a wait
ing cell adjoining the gas chamber.
All three exclaimed, "Thank
God," according to Frady.
Then, Vlahovich said. Yon
wouldn't kid me, would you. War
den?" News of the stay brought cheers
(from 60 pickets who spent the
I night demonstrating against capi
tal punishment outside uie mail)
gate. Shortly atlerwaroa, uiey
dropped then: signs ano. wen
home. ' -' - - ' ' - -
Fifteen demonstrators, including
nine men and six women, wet
arrested Thursday night for refus
ing to break a human chain across
the road leading to the prison.
Triggered by Panic ,
Brown, an outspoken opponent
of capital punishment, said Col
ston's conviction was based on a
killing which occurred in the com
mission of a felony and "was a
senseless one triggered by panic
which I am convinced was not
premeditated or planned in the
true sense of the word."
Attorneys for Golston, convicted
of raping and slaying a 79-year-old
Los Angeles woman, argued
that he had schizophrenic tenden
cies and abnormal sexual drives.
Prison authorities said that Gol
ston. when informed that his sen
tence had been commuted to life
in prison without possibility of pa
role, managed a grinning, "Thank
But the governor refused clem
ency for the other three men, call
ing their crime "cold-blooded
Two developments tied to Benham area reported
tics 139.61, up 0.52, and w siocxs iiiteiim.
K4 47 off 0 54. I Direy associated with this
Sales today were about 4.76 proposed withdrawal was the an
million shares compared with 4 .48 rcement made ty ft the
million shares Thursday.
application to reserve approxi
mately 2,500 acres of U.S. Nation
al Forest land "for use in the de
velopment, operation, and protec
tion of the Benham Falls dam
and reservoir area, as well as de
velopment of the Deschutes Cen
tral Division, Deschutes Project."
The proposed withdrawal and
the new application apparently
are in connection with d move
Bureau of Reclamation tuj filed for a redefinalioti of the area that
By Phil F. Brogan
Bulletin Staff Writer
A partial revocation of an up
per Deschutes River reclamation
withdrawal dating back 50 years
and involving 22,730 acres is be
ing sought by the Department of
would be flooded if the Benham
Falls Reservoir is constructed
and the inclusion of a new pro
posal development in connec
tion with the Deschutes Central
This project would include a by
pass of some of the Deschutes
River flow around the areas of
heavy Ions in the region below
Benham Falls and in the Lava Is
Two surveys for this proposed
by-pass have been made. One
plan would divert water from the
Deschutes in the Benham Falls
area and move it over the Lava
Butte lava flow to the vicinity of
the present Central Oregon Irriga
tion District diversion.
The second survey extends
from Uie Benham Falls area
closely hugging Uie river edge to
the present COI canal.
Lands involved in the partial
revocation withdrawal include the
upriver area set aside by depart
ment order on July 23, 1913, for
the Columbia Southern Project,
now the Deschutes project.
Of the 22,730 acres in Uie area,
about 7.170 acres are in Uie Des
chutes National Forest, the re-
mainder being patented.
A aesenpuyw ui uk wju nuiw
ed for Uie new withdrawal for
protection of the Benham Falls
Dam and reservoir aria and Uie
development of the Deschutes
Central division will appear in Uie
Federal Register. This will be
posted at the BLM office in Port
land. Uie BLM district office at
Prineville and Uie courthouse In
Bend and in post offices of Uie
BLM officers said grazing and
timber management would re
main as they are for Uie present
on Uie new land proposed for res
for post offices
' WASHINGTON (UPI) Faced
i with a threatened curtailment of
mail deliveries, the Senate Appro
I oriations Committee today re
stored $50 million of Uie $69.8 mil
lion House cut In post office op
In approving a $6 billion Treasury-Post
Office money bill, Uie
committee also put back $16,291,
050 of Uie $57.32 million stricken
from Ilie Treasury appropriation
by the House.
Tho Senate committee bill, with
other minor changes, totaled $77,
129,250 more than that passed
by tho House.
The group allowed $10 million
less than a subcommittee recom
mended Wednesday be restored
for mail delivery and other postal
Even so, the parent committee
restored $60.5 miUion of Uie $91,-
964,000 chopped from the over-all
Post Office Department request
by Uie House.
The committee put back Uie en
tire $10 miUion cut by Uie House
from Uie facilities postal fund
money for construction of new
post offices. It also restored $500.
000 of a $2.2 million House cut
in research, development and en
Postmaster General J. Edward
Day had warned that mail de
liveries vould have to be curtailed
unless Uie House cuts were r-stores.
High yesterday, SI degrees. Lew
last night, 39 degrees. Sunset
today, 7:10. Sunrise tomorrow,