2 – The Herald Saturday, June 8, 2013
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Vol. 143 No. 252
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A boy was born June 5 toSusan and Joseph Calvelageof Delphos.A boy was born June 5 toJacqueline and Nathan Kohlsof Ottoville.A boy was born June 5 toLatasha Coil and Travis VanDyke of Spencerville.
Daniel L.,50, of Delphos, funeral ser-vices will begin at 11 a.m.today at Harter and SchierFuneral Home. Visitation willbe held one hour prior to theservice. Burial will be at alater date. Memorial contri-butions may be made to thefamily. To leave condolencesfor the family, visit harterand-schier.com.
Deloris Jean,85, of Gomer, funeral serviceswill begin at 2 p.m. todayat Gomer United Churchof Christ. Burial will be inPike Run Cemetery, Gomer.Preferred memorials are toPutnam County Hospice,Allen County Children’sMuseum or American CancerSociety. To leave condolencesfor the family, visit harterand-schier.com.
Today is Saturday, June 8,the 159th day of 2013. Thereare 206 days left in the year.
Today’s Highlights inHistory:
On June 8, 1953, the U.S.Supreme Court ruled unani-mously that restaurants inthe District of Columbiacould not refuse to serveblacks. Eight tornadoesstruck Michigan’s LowerPeninsula, killing 126 peo-ple, according to the NationalOceanic and AtmosphericAdministration; most of thedeaths were caused by anextremely powerful twisterin Flint.
On this date:
In A.D. 632, the prophetMuhammad died in Medina.In 1845, Andrew Jackson,seventh president of theUnited States, died inNashville, Tenn.In 1861, voters inTennessee approved anOrdinance of Secessionpassed the previous monthby the state legislature.In 1915, Secretary of State William JenningsBryan resigned in a dis-agreement with PresidentWoodrow Wilson over U.S.handling of the sinking of the Lusitania.In 1942, Bing Crosbyrecorded “Adeste Fideles”and “Silent Night” in LosAngeles for Decca Records.In 1967, 34 U.S. service-men were killed when Israelattacked the USS Liberty, aNavy intelligence-gatheringship in the Mediterranean.(Israel later said the Libertyhad been mistaken for anEgyptian vessel.)In 1972, during theVietnam War, an AssociatedPress photographer capturedthe image of 9-year-old PhanThi Kim Phuc (fahn theekihm fook) as she ran nakedand severely burned from thescene of a South Vietnamesenapalm attack.In 1973, Gen. FranciscoFranco relinquished his postas Spain’s prime ministerwhile remaining as chief of state.In 1978, a jury in ClarkCounty, Nev., ruled the so-called “Mormon will,” pur-portedly written by the latebillionaire Howard Hughes,was a forgery.In 1982, President RonaldReagan became the firstAmerican chief executive toaddress a joint session of theBritish Parliament.In 1987, Fawn Hall begantestifying at the Iran-Contrahearings, describing how,as secretary to NationalSecurity aide Oliver L.North, she helped to shredsome documents and spiritaway others.In 1998, the NationalRifle Association electedactor Charlton Heston itspresident.
Ten years ago:
Frustrated and angry overdelays, a coalition of thenation’s mayors meeting inDenver asked federal offi-cials to bypass state gov-ernments and give them themoney they needed to beef up homeland security.Poland voted to join theEuropean Union in 2004.Annika Sorenstam wonthe LPGA Championship forher fifth major title. Spain’sJuan Carlos Ferrero won theFrench Open men’s finalwith a 6-1, 6-3, 6-2 victoryover Martin Verkerk.George Foremanwas inducted into theInternational Boxing Hall of Fame.The Broadway show“Hairspray” won eight TonyAwards, including best musi-cal; “Take Me Out,” RichardGreenberg’s play about a gaybaseball player, was chosenbest play.
Five years ago:
Skyla Whitaker, 11, andTaylor Placker, 13, wereshot to death along a countryroad near Weleetka, Okla. (Asuspect, Kevin Sweat, facestrial.)A man went on a knifingrampage in Tokyo, killingseven people.Rafael Nadal won hisfourth consecutive FrenchOpen title in a rout, 6-1, 6-3,6-0, again spoiling RogerFederer’s bid to complete acareer Grand Slam.Yani Tseng of Taiwanbecame the first rookie in10 years to win a major,beating Maria Hjorth onthe fourth hole of a playoff with a 5-foot birdie on the18th hole to win the LPGAChampionship in Maryland.
One year ago:
President Barack Obamadeclared “the private sec-tor is doing fine,” promptingRepublican Mitt Romney toask, “Is he really that outof touch?” (Obama quicklyclarified his remarks, sayingit was “absolutely clear thatthe economy is not doingfine.”)In Cairo, Egypt, a mobof hundreds of men assault-ed women holding a marchdemanding an end to sexualharassment.I’ll Have Another’s bidfor the first Triple Crown in34 years ended shockinglyin the barn and not on theracetrack when the colt wasscratched the day before theBelmont Stakes and retiredfrom racing with a swollentendon.Kevin Millwood and fiveSeattle relievers combinedon a no-hitter, the thirdin franchise history, andthe Mariners beat the LosAngeles Dodgers 1-0.
Former first lady BarbaraBush is 88. Actor-comedianJerry Stiller is 86. ComedianJoan Rivers is 80. ActressMillicent Martin is 79.Actor James Darren is 77.Actor Bernie Casey is 74.Singer Nancy Sinatra is73. Singer Chuck Negron(Three Dog Night) is 71.Musician Boz Scaggs is 69.Rock musician Mick Box(Uriah Heep) is 66. AuthorSara Paretsky is 66. ActressSonia Braga is 63. ActressKathy Baker is 63. Countrymusician Tony Rice is 62.Rock singer Bonnie Tyler is62. Actor Griffin Dunne is58. “Dilbert” creator ScottAdams is 56. Actor-directorKeenen Ivory Wayans is55. Singer Mick Hucknall(Simply Red) is 53. MusicianNick Rhodes (DuranDuran) is 51. Rhythm-and-blues singer Doris Pearson(Five Star) is 47. ActressJulianna Margulies is 46.Actor Dan Futterman is46. Actor David Sutcliffeis 44. Actor Kent Faulconis 43. Rhythm-and-bluessinger Nicci Gilbert is 43.Actress Kelli Williams is 43.Former U.S. Rep. GabrielleGiffords, D-Ariz., is 43.Actor Mark Feuerstein is42. Contemporary Christianmusician Mike Scheuchzer(MercyMe) is 38. Actor EionBailey is 37. Rapper KanyeWest is 36. Blues-rock musi-cian Derek Trucks (TheDerek Trucks Band) is 34.Folk-bluegrass singer-musi-cian Sara Watkins (NickelCreek) is 32. Actress TorreyDeVitto is 29.
One Year Ago
The Black Swamp Mustangs willhost its fourth annual “Get to thePoint” Top 25 Car and Truck Show onSaturday. Dash plaques will be award-ed to the first 50 entries. Additionalawards include “Best of Show,” “BestEngine” and “Best Paint.”
25 Years Ago – 1988
George Odenweller of Odenweller’sClothing Store, 237 N. Main St., sayshe will take a lot of good memorieswith him when he leaves the store.After serving Delphos and the areacommunity for 78 years. a “going outof business sale” starts Wednesday.George’s father and uncles, Joseph,Leo, Syl and Theodore, started the storein 1910.Tony Rode, treasurer of the ElidaFuture Farmers of America and son of Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Rode, was present-ed with a check by Larry Vandemarkof the Elida Young Farmers. The checkwill be used to sponsor Rode andDarren Long, the chapter vice presidentand son of Mr. and Mrs. Glenn Long, atthe leadership conference this summerin Washington, D.C.St. John’s graduate Mike Williamshas signed a national letter-of-intentto attend Owens Technical College,Rossford, where he will play basketball.Williams, a 6-foot-3 forward, averaged21 points, 10 rebounds and four assistshis senior year on a St. John’s team thatfinished at 17-5.
50 Years Ago – 1963
Four Delphos youths are on theVan Wert American Legion baseballteam. Dan Cramer, Tom Goedings, Bill“Dusty” Laudick and Jack Koch areall on the squad. Other team membersare Dean Hirn, Dave Kiehl, Bob Johns,Terry Adams, Dean Summersett andDave Overholt, all of Middle Point, andDean Osburn, Tom Waldron, DennyKnittle, Tom Kindall and Jerry Pollock,all of Van Wert.Mrs. Larry Schwertner entertainedthe members of the Fortnite PalsClub and one guest, Mabel Porter,Wednesday in her home on East ThirdStreet. Cards were played with firsthonors going to Mrs. Joseph Mesker,second to Lucy Mueller and third toMrs. Arthur Kindley. Agnes Yochumreceived the traveling prize.Members of the Women’s Societyof World Service of the EvangelicalUnited Brethren Church met Thursdayin the social rooms of the church. Ashort devotional period preceded thenoon day meal with Ethel Beech asleader. A carry-in dinner was servedwith Cora Link and Mrs. M. C. Maloneyas hostesses. The July meeting will beheld at the home of Mrs. James Cross,with Mrs. Fred Kiggins as co-hostess.
75 Years Ago – 1938
Another splendid program wasenjoyed by the members of the DelphosKiwanis Club at the weekly meet-ing of the club which was held at theBeckman Hotel Tuesday. The enter-tainer was a Delphos young man, JimBuchholtz, whose ability as a magicianis well known and whose feats of leger-demain mystified the Kiwanians.The members of the local council of the Catholic Ladies of Columbia heldtheir monthly meeting in the councilrooms Tuesday evening. Five-hundredwas played at the conclusion of themeeting. Mrs. Joseph Bauer held highscore, Tillie Stepleton, second, Mrs.William B. Gladen, third and ClaraHanley, fourth.The Daughters of Reformation, aLutheran class, convened in the monthlysession Tuesday evening at the home of Lucile Freund, north of this city. VeraMcClure and Betty Lloyd were guests.Ruth Davis was in charge of devotionalsand an article on “Family Worship” wasgiven by Emma Vera Mittermaier.
WEATHER FORECASTTri-countyAssociated PressTODAY:
Partly cloudy.Highs in the upper 70s.Northwest winds around 5mph shifting to the southwestin the afternoon.
Partly cloudy.Lows around 60. South windsaround 5 mph.
Partly cloudywith a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.Highs in the lower 80s. Southwinds 5 to 15 mph.
Showers and chance of thun-derstorms. Lows in the mid60s. South winds 10 to 15mph. Chance of precipitation80 percent.
Showers likelyand a slight chance of a thun-derstorm. Highs in the mid70s. Chance of precipitation60 percent.
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Bluelick Roadclosed Monday
The Allen County EngineerTimothy Piper has announcedBluelick Road between StateRoute 15 and Sugar Street willbe closed for paving from 7:30a.m. to 3 p.m. on Monday.Corn $7.01Wheat $6.61Soybeans $15.51
Lana Marie Salazar
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ou will never be forgotten.For though we are apart You are always and forever Alive within my heart.
Mom, Dad, Lena, Luke,Lane and LilaGrandma & Grandpa Mericle