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2 – The Herald Monday, July 22, 2013
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ODAY IN HISTORY
T WAS NEWS THEN
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Vol. 143 No. 27
Nancy Spencer, editorRay Geary, general manager,Delphos Herald Inc.Don Hemple, advertising managerLori Goodwin Silette
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Answers to Saturday’s questions:
First Street is third on the list of the most commonstreet names in the United States after Second and Thirdstreets, followed by Fourth, Park, Fifth, Main, Sixth, Oakand Seventh.For the 2002 re-release of
ET: The Extra-Terrestrial
,the guns carried by federal agents who try to stop the bike-riding youngsters from fleeing with the ailing alien arereplaced by walkie-talkies.
What unique name honoring America’s first presidentwas given to a tiny city in Washington State?How long are loggerhead turtles able to hold theirbreath underwater?
Answers in Wednesday’s
Herald.WEATHER FORECASTTri-countyAssociated PressTODAY:
Mostly cloudywith a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.Highs in the lower 80s.South winds 5 to 10 mph.
Partlycloudy. A 20 percent chanceof showers and thunder-storms through midnight.Lows in the upper 60s.Southwest winds 5 to 10mph.
Partlycloudy in the morning thenbecoming mostly cloudy. A40 percent chance of show-ers and thunderstorms.Highs in the mid 80s. Westwinds 5 to 15 mph.
Mostly cloudy through mid-night then becoming partlycloudy. A 40 percent chanceof showers and thunder-storms. Lows in the mid60s. North winds 5 to 10mph.
Partlycloudy with a 20 percentchance of showers and thun-derstorms. Highs in the mid70s.
WEDNESDAY NIGHTTHROUGH FRIDAY:
Mostly clear. Lows around60. Highs around 80.
Partlycloudy with a 20 percentchance of showers andthunderstorms. Lows in thelower 60s.
Partlycloudy with a 40 percentchance of showers andthunderstorms. Highs in theupper 70s.
Partly cloudy with a 20 per-cent chance of showers andthunderstorms. Lows in theupper 50s.
Partly cloudywith a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.Highs in the mid 70s.
Today is Monday, July 22,the 203rd day of 2013. Thereare 162 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight inHistory:On July 22, 1943, Americanforces led by Gen. GeorgeS. Patton captured Palermo,Sicily, during World War II.On this date:In 1587, an English colonyfated to vanish under mysteri-ous circumstances was estab-lished on Roanoke Island off North Carolina.In 1796, Cleveland, Ohio,was founded by GeneralMoses Cleaveland.In 1893, Wellesley Collegeprofessor Katharine Lee Batesvisited the summit of PikesPeak, where she was inspiredto write the original versionof her poem “America theBeautiful.”In 1916, a bomb went off during a Preparedness Dayparade in San Francisco, kill-ing 10 people.In 1933, American avia-tor Wiley Post completed thefirst solo flight around theworld as he returned to NewYork’s Floyd Bennett Fieldafter traveling for 7 days, 18and 3/4 hours.In 1934, bank robberJohn Dillinger was shot todeath by federal agents out-side Chicago’s BiographTheater, where he had justseen the Clark Gable movie“Manhattan Melodrama.”In 1942, the Nazis begantransporting Jews fromthe Warsaw Ghetto to theTreblinka concentration camp.Gasoline rationing involv-ing the use of coupons beganalong the Atlantic seaboard.In 1946, Jewish extremistsblew up a wing of the KingDavid Hotel in Jerusalem,killing 90 people.In 1963, Sonny Listonknocked out Floyd Pattersonin the first round of theirrematch in Las Vegas to retainthe world heavyweight title.In 1975, the House of Representatives joined theSenate in voting to restorethe American citizenship of Confederate Gen. Robert E.Lee.In 1983, Samantha Smithand her parents returned hometo Manchester, Maine, aftercompleting a whirlwind tourof the Soviet Union.In 2011, Anders Breivikmassacred 69 people at aNorwegian island youthretreat after detonating abomb in nearby Oslo thatkilled eight others in thenation’s worst violence sinceWorld War II.Ten years ago: SaddamHussein’s sons Odai andQusai were killed whenU.S. forces stormed a villain Mosul, Iraq. Months afterher prisoner-of-war ordeal,U.S. Army Pfc. Jessica Lynchreturned home to a hero’s wel-come in Elizabeth, W.Va.Five years ago: TropicalStorm Dolly spun into a hur-ricane as it headed towardthe U.S.-Mexico border.European Union foreignministers agreed to toughensanctions against Zimbabwe’sPresident Robert Mugabe topressure him to share powerwith the opposition. ActressEstelle Getty died in LosAngeles at age 84.One year ago: PresidentBarack Obama made a quicktrip to Colorado to meet withfamilies of those gunneddown in an Aurora movie the-ater and to hear from stateand local officials about theshooting that left 12 peo-ple dead and dozens moreinjured. The InternationalAIDS Conference opened inWashington, D.C., with thegoal of “turning the tide” onHIV. Fifteen people werekilled in South Texas when apickup truck ran off the roadand hit trees about 90 milessoutheast of San Antonio.Bradley Wiggins became thefirst British cyclist to win theTour de France. Ernie Els wonhis fourth major champion-ship in an astonishing finish,rallying to beat Adam Scottin the British Open when theAustralian bogeyed the lastfour holes.Today’s Birthdays: Operasinger Licia Albanese is 100.Former Senate MajorityLeader Bob Dole, R-Kan., is90. Actor-comedian OrsonBean is 85. Fashion design-er Oscar de la Renta is 81.Actress Louise Fletcher is79. Rhythm-and-blues singerChuck Jackson is 76. ActorTerence Stamp is 75. Gameshow host Alex Trebek is 73.Singer George Clinton is 72.Actor-singer Bobby Shermanis 70. Former Sen. KayBailey Hutchison, R-Texas,is 70. Movie writer-directorPaul Schrader is 67. ActorDanny Glover is 67. SingerMireille Mathieu is 67. Actor-comedian-director AlbertBrooks is 66. Rock singer DonHenley is 66. Movie compos-er Alan Menken is 64. Singer-actress Lonette McKee is 60.Jazz musician Al Di Meolais 59. Actor Willem Dafoe is58. Rhythm-and-blues singerKeith Sweat is 52. ActressJoanna Going is 50. ActorRob Estes is 50. Folk singerEmily Saliers (Indigo Girls)is 50. Actor John Leguizamois 49. Actor-comedian DavidSpade is 49. Actor PatrickLabyorteaux is 48. Rockmusician Pat Badger is 46.Actress Irene Bedard is 46.Actor Rhys Ifans is 46. ActorColin Ferguson is 41. Rockmusician Daniel Jones is 40.Singer Rufus Wainwright is40. Actress Franka Potente is39. Actress A.J. Cook is 35.Actor Keegan Allen (“PrettyLittle Liars”) is 26. ActressSelena Gomez is 21.
One Year Ago
For various reasons, some teen-agers are deemed by educators asnon-traditional students. To providefor these students and their families,Delphos City Schools will debut anonline academy when the upcomingschool year begins. Principal JohnEdinger is the driving force behindan effort he said has excited all 16students he initially recruited who hadleft the district.
25 Years Ago – 1988
Bob Kimmet, comptroller of NewDelphos Manufacturing Co., 102 S.Pierce St., announced Wednesday after-noon the company has been sold toCrunden Martin Manufacturing Co. of St. Louis, Mo. Kimmet said officials atCruden Martin have indicated that theyplan to operate the company withoutmaking any changes in managementand operations.Captain Ray Giant and the FortWayne Pizpah Shrine Horse Patrolwill be at Huggy Bear Campground,Middle Point. They will demonstrateSaturday why they are currently theGreat Lakes Shrine Association drillteam champions and past ShrineInternational drill and parade cham-pions. Hosts for the event are horsepatrol members Lee Lare, Ken Wherryand Don Richards and their wives.Michael L. Howbert, son of Mr.and Mrs. Harry Howbert of FortJennings, will enroll this fall at OhioNorthern University in the College of Engineering with a major in mechani-cal engineering. He is a graduate of Fort Jennings High School where hewas active in basketball and golf andreceived a scholastic athlete award.
50 Years Ago – 1963
Delphos Country Club will holdits annual Silver Carnival this comingSunday at the clubhouse northwest of Delphos. The carnival is the club’sone big yearly event open to the gen-eral public. As an added feature, thefamous Delphos dunking machine ison hand for the fun of those attendingthe carnival.Ten members of the “Nifty SixtiesClub” were present at a meeting heldthis week at the home of Janice Freundin Fort Jennings. Following a lun-cheon, a business session took place.It was decided to hold a rummage saleAug. 9 and 10 at Harter’s Garage. Thenext meeting will be a family picnicAug. 29 at Stadium Park.Members of the Merrymakers Clubof Rimer met recently in the home of Mrs. Robert Bailey with Mrs. LeRoyMeier, president, in charge of thebusiness session. Plans for the annualpicnic to be held in August at a placeto be named later were made and theremainder of the evening was spentplaying games. Prizes were awardedto Mrs. Meier, Clair Kopp and Mrs.Ralph Harris.
75 Years Ago – 1938
A large delegation of membersof Commemorative Post, DelphosAmerican Legion, and others are plan-ning to be in attendance at the 20thannual state convention of the organi-zation which will be held in Cincinnatifrom July 24-26. Commander Ed.Murray of the local post and C. E.Fox are the official delegates fromthe Delphos post and I. J. Kindly andFerman Clinger are the alternates.Mrs. Peter Backus, SouthWashington Street, received the mem-bers of the Christian Aid Society intoher home Wednesday afternoon. Mrs.Charles Gould was the assistant host-ess. During the business session, plansfor an ice cream social to be held on thechurch lawn on July 29 were discussed.The Loetz Market kittenball teamdefeated the Ditto Wildcats Wednesdaynight by a score of 11 to 3. Van Meterpitched for the Loetz team and L. Dittohurled for the Wildcats. Van Meter hita home run for the Loetz aggregation.
Joan, 85, of VanWert, funeral services will be at10:30 a.m. today at St. Mark’sLutheran Church in Van Wert,with Pastor Rita Baer offici-ating. Burial will take placeat Middle Creek Cemetery inGrover Hill. Visitation will beone hour prior to the serviceat the church. Memorials canbe made to The Church FoodBank.
William “Bill”Edgar, 81, of Delphos, funer-al services will be at 2 p.m.Tuesday at Harter and SchierFuneral Home, with the Rev.David Howell officiating andmilitary grave rites by theDelphos Veterans Council atthe funeral home. Visitationwill be from noon to 2 p.m.Tuesday at the funeral home.Memorial contributions canbe made to the family. Toleave online condolences forthe family, please visit www.harterandschier.com.
DoloresMae, 81, of Kalida, Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30a.m. Tuesday at St. MichaelCatholic Church, Kalida, theRev. Mark Hoying officiating.Burial will follow in the churchcemetery. Visitation will befrom 2-8 p.m. today at LoveFuneral Home, Ottawa and aScripture service at 6 p.m.Memorials may be made toSt. Michael’s Catholic Churchor its Religious EducationDepartment. Condolences canbe expressed at: www.lovefu-neralhome.com.CLEVELAND (AP) —These Ohio lotteries weredrawn Sunday:Mega MillionsEstimated jackpot: $13millionPick 3 Evening5-8-7(five, eight, seven)Pick 3 Midday8-2-8(eight, two, eight)Pick 4 Evening2-1-2-9(two, one, two, nine)Pick 4 Midday2-1-0-0(two, one, zero, zero)Pick 5 Evening8-0-4-3-3(eight, zero, four, three,three)Pick 5 Midday5-4-4-0-3(five, four, four, zero,three)PowerballEstimated jackpot: $166millionRolling Cash 507-20-26-28-33(seven, twenty, twenty-six,twenty-eight, thirty-three)Estimated jackpot:$120,000
A boy was born July19 to Denise and ShannonMatthews of Cloverdale.
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