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February 14. 1974
Water rates raised
By Sandy Hinton
Due tothe Louisville Water Company's
increased rate and the proposed $1-1/2
million sewei expansion In Jefferson-
town, water and sewage rates in Jet-
fersontown will be raised effective
March 1. The Increase will add 'i0
cents a month to the minimum water
rate an t sewer chances will rise by
about 46 cents far minimum usage.
The city's water and sewage com-
mission voted unanlniouslv to raise the
local rates at their meeting Tuesday,
Feb. 12, according to Richard L. Maz-
zoli, city council representative (Hi the
The increase is based on a high
industrial rate -- the lamer the con-
sumer, the larger the Inc rease. The
majority of residents in the city
pay $3.50 per
h for water service.
The increase will mean a new bill of
$4.20, Mazzoli said, for the minimum
usage of 4,000 gallons per month.
Top user in the city is Celanese
Coatings Company' in the Bluegrass
Industrial Park, which averages
1.520,000 gallons of water a month.
Their Mil will Increase from $944
per month to $1,434, Mazzoli said.
The average business In the industrial
park falls in the 10.000 to 20,000-
gallon range, and their bills will go
up an average of $3.18 per month, he
Sewage rates will go up to $2.74
per month for a 4,000-gallon water
user. The Increase is not a flat per-
centage, but based on a sliding scale
determined by the amount used, Mazzoli
The additional revenue realized from
the increase has been calculate! al
approximately $80,000. Federal funds
for local sewer plant expansion have
been impounded, so the Increase will
help pay for that project, Mazzoli said.
"There is still an outside chance lhat
we can get federal money for the ex-
pansion and if we do, then the rates will
go back down," Mazzoli said.
The sewer project will serve a
population of 26,200 when complete. The
commission mm is awaiting final
plans from the engineering firm In
Lexington before advertising for Mds.
The Louisville Water Company, sup-
plier of Jeffersontown's water "has
us on a utility rate, higher than Ford
or GE," said Thomas A. Witherspoon,
water and sewer company manager.
Mazzoli believes this Is a form of
discrimination. "We are being put
into an unrealistic category," he said,
"industrial rather than municipal.
"We are providing a service, not
for fun and profit, but Just to meet
costs and expansion," he concluded.
Old, new judges differ on DUI case
The transition to a new police court Judge In Jef-
fersontown has raised questions about the handling
of ■ local man's arrest for drunken driving and
reckless driving last Dec. 8.
The case Involves Merlin J. Schneider, 30, of 2504
Ballad Blvd. Schneider l.as had his operator's license
revoked for six months for a conviction for drunken
driving. But there appears to be no court record
of any conviction on that charge.
Former Police Court Judge William E. Cummings
said this week the revocation Is the result of a
clerical erro -. But newly-elected Police Court Judge
Raymond J. Ward believes Cummings made the error
and the revocation should stand.
Schneider was arrested by Sgt. Maynard Mattlngly
and Office Ronald Morris, and given a Breathalyzer
examination which showed his blood alcohol level to
be .24. (.10 is considered evidence of being under
the Influence of alcohol.)
Former Judge Cummings handled the case when It
f ame to court Dec. 10. Court records show Schneider
was a patient at Pleasant Grove Hospital on LaGrange
Road from Nov. 10 to Dec. 26, 1973.
The Cummings court docket lists the charges only
as "RD.DC" whlrh are abbreviations for reckless
drlvine and disorderly conduct. The drunken driving
cnarge was not listed In the docket book.
The disposition stated, "plea guilty -- license su-
pended (sir ), remanded to cusiody of Pleasant Grove
Hospital. Costs paid, $9.45."
Asked why the charge of drunken driving did not
appear in the docket, Cummings offered this ex-
He said the charges had been "merged" to reckless
driving and disorderly conduct on the recommendation
of then- Prosecutor Joe Pike with the agreement of
the arresting officers.
"It was In a pre-trial conference In the conference
room that they decided to merge the charges, but
I asked when they came before me that he volun-
tarily surrender his license while In Pleasant Grove,
but I didn't send his abstract to Frankfort."
(Abstracts of arrests and cunvtulons are required
to be sent to the state Division of Driver Licensing
to allow state authorities to apply points against li-
censes and suspend or revoke licenses In accordance
"The docket entry wasn't clear; we failed to write
it was merged," Jud(?n Cummings said. "The girl
Just put in the wronfc charge, but there was never
any question In court," h said.
Present (Hurt Clerk Mrs. Jerrio Kavlrh, however,
said "the whole docket was In his (cummings')
When Judge Ward took office this year, one of Ms
first acts was to docket the Schneider case for hear-
ing on Jan. 14.
Ward said he docketed the case "because the
original arrest record shows, in Judge Cummings'
handwriting, the case was continued to Jan. 14.
So I placed it on the docket for Jan. 14, not knowing
it had been tried."
At the Jan. 14 session, the docket listed both original
charges of reckless driving and drunken driving.
When Schneider failed to appear, a bench warrant was
Issued. The warrant later was withdrawn, Ward said,
when Schneider telephoned and claimed the charges
had been withdrawn In Cummings' court.
Ward said he then processed the Cummings findings,
sending an abstract to Frankfort showing a convic-
tion for drunken driving.
Kenneth Sparrow of the Division of Driver I
said he received the abstract, together with a
stating Schneider had been convicted for driving
while under the Influence of alcohol
Sparrow said, "we pulled his license Feb. 5. Last
week he and another fellow came in and I told him
he would have to go back to the new Judge and have
Mm send a corrected abstract — he would have to get
the court records changed in Jeffersontown first."
Judge Ward said he has "no right to change court
records. The original findings in court are true and
correct except the charge was incorrect against
Mm. So, I corrected It to be in agreement with the
arrest card. If he wants it revised, he will have
to take civil action."
On Feb. 5, Mrs. Lena Hubbuch, former city clerk
under the Taxpayers Party administration and aunt
of Schneider, called Judge Ward asking that copies
of records In the case be given to Schneider.
Ward complied with the request, explaining in a
letter to Schneider that "the judge must try your
case under the exact charges that appear on this
arrest card; otherwise you could be heard again
on any charge left off.'»
Judge Cummings has written to Sparrow In Frank-
fort explaining about the "merged" charges. The
letter was delivered by Schneider, and said in part:
"Testimony indicated that subject had used a mouth
spray just prior to test rendering the results Incon-
clusive. Mr. Schneider, at this time, was further
"I am confident that the error Is a result of In-
ability or new clerk to understand my docket entries,
and will be grateful if you will correct the record
accordingly," Cummings wrote.
Neither Sparrow nor Ward say they Intend to change
photo by Kathy French
THE RUINS of an
the view of a deteriorating
Midway Drive east of
Staff photo by Robin Garr III
blacksmith shop frame
Midway Drive man fights eyesores
By Robin Garr III
Tom B Hayes Is mad.
He's mad at Jefferson County Judge
Todd Hollenbarh and other county of-
flclals who, he believes, have failed
to respond to his complaints.
He's mad at some of his neighbors
along Midway Drive east of Jeffer-
sontown who over the years, he be-
lieves, have halved the value of his
home and property by allowing the
area to deteriorate into a rural slum.
Haves, 46, and Ms wife Geneva have
lived at 11213 Midway, just west of
Blankenbaker Road, since Thanks-
giving Day, 1964. At that time, he
recalled, Midway was a quiet, rural
"I 'paid $5,500 for the shell of a
house and this lot," he said. "Me
and an old country uncle of mine
built the whole inside, and added the
"I wouldn't doubt but what I'd have,
of my own money, $18,000 or more In
the house all together."
But that was before things began to
go sour around Midway Drive.
Hlghbaugh Enterprises, developers of
the nearby Bluegrass Industrial Park,
gan annexing Highbaugh's acquisitions.
Future industry site?
"In a nutshell," hayes theorized,
"everyone back here Is saying "we're
going to get rich off of Hlghbaugh.'
They're just waiting to be bought out
"But I think they're going to be
fooled. Even if Highbaueh wants this
space, whlrh do you think he'd give
more for -- a dump, or a good piece
It was about five years ago, Hayes
recalled, "that the first bad thing
happened. A trucking company started
bringing in dump trucks -- 14 or 15
of 'em every day -- running a trucking
business out of the property next door."
Hayes complained to the county build-
ing inspection department, and the
trucking operation came to a halt.
By then, though, the roadway's graded
surface was potholed and torn up.
Mrs. Olivia Schmidt of 2403 Steeple-
chase and several other Jeffersontown
residents are calling their neighbors
this week, asking families to keep their
children home from school on Tuesday,
Mrs. Schmidt said the "group of con-
cerned parents," unaffiliated with any
organization, Is asking residents to
support "Family Day" on Tuesday.
The group is encouraging residents
to travel to Frankfort on Tuesday to
lobby for effective antl -busing legis-
lation. Mrs. Schmidt said a busing
resolution passed by the House on
Feb. 8 "has no teeth."
They believe, Mrs. Schmidt said,
that racial busing "takes away free-
dom." They will support any effective
antl-buslng legislation, she concluded.
"The neighbors used towork together,
and we'd all chip In money and labor
to fill the holes and grade the road,"
Hayes said. "Just look at It now.!'
More mud than gravel, the bumpy,
potholed road can only be negotiated
at five moh or less.
Hayes has asked Jefferson County
Works director Scott Gregory to help
repair the road, he said, but Gregory's
hands are tied. Midway is an undedi-
cated road, and the county has no
authority to use tax money for repairs.
Area 'goes to pot'
"At least two-and-a-half or three
years ago," Hayes continued, "every-
thing really started to go to pot. Peo-
ple started dumping their garbage
around. Two years ago, the tenant
of a two-story house near Blanken-
baker dumped a huge pile of garbage
in his yard and a
Only the deteriorating shells remain
of three old houses and an abandoned
blacksmith shop. Only the Uttered
foundations remain of two more houses.
At least three large piles of trash,
Junk and garbage, including old stoves,
line the sides of Midway. And, around
the corner on Blankenbaker, nine aban-
doned Junk cars fill a neighbor's yard
and the road edge,
"A couple of years ago," Hayes said,
"I commenced to gettln' on the county
health department. I'd call 'em on the
phone, and write letters.
"I've been down to Hollenbach's of-
fice, but you don't see Hollenbach.
I figure I'm luckv to get him on
Pulling out a small, portable tape
Continued to Page 14.
LEADING THE PARADE in Jeffersontown in honor of &
Mehlbauer, 8, (left) and Steve Rapson, 10. Scouts marched d
to City Hall, where they held a flag-raising cermony.
Unless unexpected business comes
up, Monday's meeting of Jefferson-
town City Council will be brief and
routine, special advisor John H. Con-
nors said Wednesday.
Council's public works committee may
be asked to study a proposal for the
city to buy a $38,000 street sweeper,
which was demonstrated on Tuesday,
Also, the council may discuss funding
alternatives for the proposed Jeffer-
sontown sewer plant expansion. (A
related story is elsewhere on this
Jeffersontown City Council meats
Monday, Feb. 18, at 8 pm In City
An open forum on education will be
held at Jeffersontown High School on
Sunday, Feb. 17, at 3 pm, in the gym.
The panel will Include Richard Van-
Hoose, superintendent of Jefferson
County schools; Erna Grayson, assis-
tant superintendent in charge of
financing, and Mrs. Roberta Tully,
chairman of the school board. Also
present will be Rep. Mark O'Brien
(D-31st) and Senator Daisy Thaler
Tlje public Is Invited to attend and
participate In the session.
THE BLUEGRASS Industrial Park
Family Luncheon will be held on
Wednesday, Feb. 20, at the Ramada
Inn. A free bar will be open from
11:30 am to 1:30 pm, courtesy of the
Kentucky Chamber, of Commerce, and
lunch will be $2.25 per person.
J. Ed McConnell, president of Blue
Cross - Blue Shield and the Kentucky
Chamber of Commerce, will discuss
the current General Assembly. Lowell
Reese, director of research at Blue
Cross - Blue Shield will talk about
key bills in Frankfort relatlngtoproflts
In business. Anyone may attend.
THE JEFFERSONTOWN Chamber of
Commerce board of directors will
meet today, Feb. 14, In the Mark Twain
Room at the Ramada Inn, at 7:30 pm.
SINGLE GIRLS aged 18 through 28
are invited to compete for "Miss
Jeffersontown" honors in the annual
scholarship pageant sponsored by the
To enter this year's pageant set for
DAD'S NIGHT will be held Tuesday,
Feb. 19, at Kennedy Elementary School,
at 7:30 pm. Six fathers will compete
for the title "Ms. Kennedy" in a "she-
Sponsored by the FTA, the winner will
be selected by a panel of ex-PTA
presidents. Wayne Perkey will be the
master of ceremonies.
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Vocational school to serve 6,200 will open in 1975 near Westport High
By Anne Calvert
A new vocational school will be built
just east of Westport High School, it
was announced by the Jefferson County
School Board, Feb. 11.
The school, expected to open in Sep-
tember 1975, will be built under an
agreement with the state, which will
deed the jeffersontown State Vocational
School to the county, if the system
builds another vocational school.
Scrapping an earlier plan to locate
a vocational school on the campus
of Thomas Jefferson High School,
School Superintendent Richard Van-
Hoose said an Eastern vocational
school "would create a better balance."
One recommendation of the east end
Minimum Foundation school study
group a vear ago was for a vocational
school in the Westpon Road area.
The study group included parents and
The county system already owns an
eight -acre panel of land close to West -
port High School and the two schools
would be "attached" administratively,
VanHoose recommendea tne architec-
tural contract be given to the firm of
Hartstern Schnell Campbell Schadt As-
sociates as compensation for the plans
drawn for the Thomas Jefferson School
which was never built. "We are some-
what obligated to him because of our
Hartlage cast a lone dissenting vote
because of prior problems with the
firm's subcontractor Brock Electric
Co., and added construction costsonthe
Southern High School renovation pro-
ject which has exceeded its estimate
by $1 -million.
The Westport Road vocational high
school will help fill the needs of about
6,240 students who responded to a re-
cent poll of 11,000 ninth-lOth and
11th grade students in the East End.
Those students, representing West-
port, Seneca, Waggener, Eastern and
Ballard high schools, were enthusiastic
about learning skills in the building
trades and commercial and graphic
William J. Aiken, school director of
vocational education said the county has
seen a decline in high school graduates
going to college and an increase in
those interested in vocational train-
Aiken plans to recommend to the
system the following instructional ar-
eas for the Westport Vocational School:
- Carpentry - residential, commer-
cial, finish and casework.
— Masonry and trowel trades
— Heating, air conditioning and re-
-- Graphic arts (printing)
— Electronics - radio andTVrenair
— Auto mechanics
— Auto body repair
— Commercial art
— interior decoration and design
A large number of students also were
interested in computer technology, but
with the high cost of setting up such a
program, the county will likely use
only the existing setup at the Jeffer-
hewer East End students selected
vocational agriculture or horticulture
than in the south end, Aiken reported.
With half the total eight acres beiw-
needed for the school buildings a
would have to be on a more limitec
scale than the program at either Jef-
fersontown or Pleasure Ridge Park.
When completed, students at each of
the feeder high schools polled will be
"bona fide" students of that school for
half a day and take the second half of
each day at the vocational school. There
will also be some redisricting of the
two Voice-area vocational schools.
No post-secondary courses will be a-
vailable at Westport, and Aiken pre-
dicted that the current 50-50 under-
Medieval confab at Baptist campus
Lite In (tie middle ace^ will be the
lUbjei i ill the Second Annual Medieval
Cimferenre, apflnaoreo - by Kenturttana
Metroveretty, Feb. 13 and ic un the
rampua oi Southern BaptUl Theological
Seminary, Seaalonl beein at n am
Plaj oi Daniel will 1* *ung by the
Collefiuni Musicum i if the Baptist Sem-
Inary un Saturday at 1 1 am.
The performances, In the Alumni
Delta Gamma alumnae will boat their
annual cocktail party un Saturday, Feb.
1C. at 6:30 pni at the home Ol Mrs.
Wallace Dunbar, r. River Hill Road.
East end models
Count) school gyma open for Indoor
recreation mi Sunday, Feb. 17, include
Ballai i. Eastern and Weatporl inch
s. houla and Myers Middle School.
There will be a BO rent charge for
elan entan si honl hildren to use the
g) fron ! t(J .*• (Hi: and for adults
The part} is limited to ISO payine
Fiesta .■• the pine oi $2.! 0 a parson,
Reservations can i* mad.- with Mrs.
T. L.. Mi ey, ibot Warrington Way.
Daughters of 1812
i 7m hai y Taylor Chapter
. Daughters nl 1812 will
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Mothers of twins
The Mothers of Twins Club will meet
Monday, Feb. 18, at 8 pin at the Lincoln
Federal Savines and Loan Association
buildim:, -102G Taylorsvllle Road. Mark
Cards and styles
resfwood PTA will sponsor a
card party and style show on Monday,
Feb. 18, at 7:30 pm in the cafeteria
oi Crestwood Elementary School.
Admission is $1.30.
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graduate and post-secondary education
at Jeffersontown will become all high
school education once the state's new-
facility is built to handle post-second-
ary vocational training. The adults
courses are now being taught at night at
the Jeffersontown location.
No athletics will be offered at the vo-
cational achool, as they will be available
at the feeder schools.
Final details of the new school's curri-
culum should be ready for presentation
to the county school board within a
month, Aiken said.
The board later unanimously approved
the sale of the one-acre old Dorsey
School property on Shelbyville Road
near Mqser Road to the Middletown
Fire Department for $35,000. A second
fire station is to be built on the land
to within one day's fuel as
However, VanHoose said 4,000 gallons
were delivered that day, with the ex-
pectation more would follow.
To ease the cost of gasoline to these
drivers, the board approved Var.
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Hoose's recommendation that eacr
driver be allotted $178, an increase
of 20 percent, for a total of $26,700.
Also, mileage allowances for super-
visors and others were increased from
10 cents to 12 cents per mile, a total
of $6,650. The combined $33,350 is
to be paid from the contingency fund.
The board also approved a $30,000
expenditure to pay for part-time
clerical help and for substitutes for
teachers, counselors and principals
needed to work on committees plan-
ning the implementation of the de-
segregation order. Again, the funds
are to be taken out of the budgeted
A new "compromise" bill is being
drafted by Louisville Democrat Rep.
bill would extendthe 1/4 percent oc-
cupational tax surcharge through
June 30. 1976, and remove the cur-
rent 1/2 percent ceiling on the tax
after Jan. 1, 1976. The new tax rates
would be set by the board, then vali-
dated by Fiscal Court and would be
subject to a referendum if seven per-
cent of voters in the previous general
election demanded one.
Board member Orville Miller replied
enthusiastically, "That's where it be-
longs - right here in the county's lap."
"We're told to run the schools and
we don't have the means to do It
(without taxing power)," added chair-
man Roberta Tully.
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the junior and high school choirs during a week end lock-in rehearsal of the mu-
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at lock-in rehearsal
By Karen Grimes
Junior and senior high choirs of St.
Matthews Baptist Church took part In
a "musical experience in love" at a
lock -in held at the church last week end
from 7:30 pm Friday through Saturday
Sixty-nine blue jean and sneaker clad
teens came to church carrying sleeping
bags, blankets and pillows to rehearse
for their March 10 production of "Come
Together", a new religious musical.
The lock-in, under the direction of
Wendell Boertje, minister of music,
was a work session with time out for
fun. Five rehearsals were held during
the evening and forenoon, with short
breaks for refreshments, a muvle, and
At devotions in the chapel, Boertje
asked the choir to relate to each other
as Individuals In friendship, appre-
ciation and honesty. "We can't sell
■Come Together' If we aren't united
Boertje was In constant motion during
rehearsals -- his body swaying, arms
waving and fingers snapping to the beat
He led the choir through
song after song, encouraging and cor-
At 10 pm the choir stopped for ham-
burgers and entertainment by Ollle
Carpenter, who told stories, drew pic-
tures, performed magic and bantered
with Boertje. Carpenter, a celebrity
of WHAS and WAVE radio, Is a member
of the church.
performance was symbolic of the
uniting of young and old members of the
church. The choir enjoyed his per-
formance so much they gave him the
choir "super clap", thunderous
applause followed by one loud clap.
During another break, the choir ate
popcorn and watched a Laurel and
At 1:30 am some of the choir decided
to hit the sack. Girls slept on the
third floor and boys bedded down on the
" floor with Boertje stationed
somewhere In between. Mrs. Rachel
Boertje, Ken and Judy Relnhardt and
Carolyn Schaaf provided overnight
A 7:30 am breakfast of pancakes,
homemade maple syrup, sausage,
orange Juice and milk, prepared by
Betty Gregory, was followed by re-
hearsal number four. Then the choir
chose teams and went outside amid
sponsors film program
swirling snowflakes to see which team
could pack the most people In a
Volkswagen. On the first try team
one packed In twenty, but team two
needed two efforts to pack in that same
number. Proclaiming a tie, Boertje
awarded the prize, a "Come Together"
candy bar, that is, 30 candy bars melted
to form a large one.
"Come Together" is a message
musical stressing love, understanding
and rediscovery of the spirit that
brought the first Christians together.
Some of the songs use verses from
favorite hymns set to a mixture of
blues, soul and rock music. Accom-
panied is provided with rhythmn and
bass guitars, piano, organ and tam-
bourines. A narrator reads scripture
between the parts.
The musical requires congregational
participation In the form of singing,
clapping and raising arms. At one
point the choir will mingle with the
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Sun. Wor. 10:50 AM
Sun. Eve. 6:30 PM
Wed. Church Family Fellowship
St. John Lutheran Church .
901 Breckinridge Ln.
Richard G. Whonsetler • Pastor
Sun. morn, service 8 30 & 1 1:00 AM
Church school 9:30 AM
St. Andrew United
Church of Christ
2608 Browns Ln.
Maurice H. LeFevre, Pastor
Church school 9:15 AM
Sun. Wor. 10:30 AM
Resurrection Lutheran Church
4200 Shenandoah Dr.
(11400 off of Westport Rd.)
Rev. John G. Frank - Pastor
Sun. church school 9:00 AM
Sun. church service 10:15 AM
St. Matthews Baptist Church
3515 Grandview Ave.
Dr. E. Frank Tupper
Sun. Bible School 10:00 AM
Sun. Wor. 9:00 & 11:00 AM
Sun. Eve. Wor. 7:30 PM
Wed. Mid Week 7:30 PM
9800 Westport Rd.
William W. Bowling, Minister
Sun. wor. 8: 30 8. 10:45 Am
Sun. Study 9:30 AM
Sun. Eve. youth 5:00 PM choir
6:30 PM youth group
Hikes Point Church of Nazarene
4308 Taylorsville Rd.
Harold Derryberry, Pastor
Sun. school 9:45 AM
Sun. wor. 11 00 AM
Sun. Eve. 6:00 PM
Sun. youth fellowship 7:00 PM
Wed. Bible study 7:30 PM
Assembly Of God
8617 Whipps Mill Rd.
Rev. Joseph R. Hardt
Sun. Wor. Sunday School 9:45 AM
Sun. Mor. Worp. 10:50 AM
Sun. Eve. Evangelist Hr. 7:00PM
MID Week Family Wor. Wed. 7:30 PM
1741 Frankfort Ave.
Louis F.Zelle - Pastor
Sun. school 9:30 AM
Morn. wor. 11 :00 AM
AARP. 1st Thurs. 7:30 PM
Alcohol Anonymous 7 : 30 F n. PM
Baby clinic 3rd Thursday
TEN VISITS TO
THE EUROPEAN HEALTH SPA
FOR ONLY $10.
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: since he's swamped
letters, the Editor this
forgoes his personal
the opinion page.
109 Chinoweth Ljne Si Mdllhews. Ky 402U7
/ Biuce B. VanDusen, Editor & Pubhihei John D Chalek. Jr., Gen. Manner
LETTERS: the discipline debate
attracts parents critical of school
We (two alumnae of JHS and
their parents) thought your
"Cop vs. Schoolmaster" edi-
torial ( Ian. 24) was great; and
we want to echo Captain
Tucker's appeal for "guidance
by proper, positive means, not
negative punishment." Your pa-
per is doing a real service by
questioning the use of harsh
disciplinary methods in the
Almost two years ago five of
our children completed a total
of dO years in the Jefferson
County schools, eight and one
half at .HIS. Ihey had little
contact with Mr. Sexton, and
so-called "Sextonian disci-
pline" from the school admin-
istration was limited to a few
questionable suspensions and
But many times in the 20 years
of our school involvement we
were exposed, at II IS and else-
where, to insensitivity among
teachers, and school board rep-
resentatives. We honestly be-
lieve that on a few of these oc-
casions "damage to their young
lives" was prevented only be-
cause we as parents stood stub-
bornly by the child with prob-
lems, to even up the sides,
rather than let him face the
educational hierarchy alone.
If Mr. Hardin and Mr. Sexton
and others in their positions
really want to earn the coveted
title of "sensitive administra-
tors," they should ask them-
selves a few questions about
their present system, which
doesn't seem to be working ton
I. How many disciplinary
problems have actually been
created by the school's arbi-
trary rules and continue on and
on, simply because the admin-
istration refuses to admit that
the students have valid reasons
for objecting to the rules? We
agree that some rules are nec-
essary for safety, order, etc.
Students understand such rules,
hut the reasons for them have
to he stronger than "We don't
want our students looking like
a bunch of long-haired hippies,"
and "Slacks for girls aren't
2. Is the privilege afforded
the schools by state law to
"thwart disruption" by pad-
dling, suspension, detention,
and expulsion being overused
or abused? At what point does
a minor disobedience or non-
conformity become a disrup-
tion? What is the actual benefit
3. What effort is made to clean
up the source of a lot of stu-
dent discontent: unfair treat-
ment from teachers? You need
to provide an ear to learn of
these injustices, and the par-
ents need to wake up and let
you hear about them.
One parent can feel pretty
lonely, intimidated, and guilty
when his child has trouble at
school, but he often learns later
that there have been other par-
ents with similar frustrating
There are many good teachers
it 1 1 IS and elsewhere, and we
are grateful for the Influence,
both academic and personal,
that they have had on our child-
ren. But contact with one in-
ept, unfair, or downright cruel
teacher can demoralize a stu-
dent's total educational effort,
so that some type of rebellion
is almost inevitable, whether it
takes the form of confronta-
tion with the offending teacher,
psychosomatic illness, various
degrees of psychological with-
drawal, or cowed submission
with the resentment finding out-
Dorothv Hughes, a parent, sug-
gests in her letter (Feb. 7)
"going to the Board of Educa-
tion to register a complaint and
try to change the rules." She
should try It! We already did,
and this is the way it works;
a fifteen-year-old student en-
dures several months of a
teacher's unfairness and final-
ly one day walks out of class.
The teacher defends himself by
saying that the student is a
In spite of statements to the
contrary from other teachers,
"troublemaker" goes on his
183 Jeffersontown students
say Mr. Sexton abuses rights
To all who are interested in
the welfare and opinion of the
students of Jeffersontown High;
We the undersigned have writ-
ten you in order to prove a
|mint: the letter which was
printed (Ian. 31, 1 l 74) from
several students hardlv repre-
sented the majority of rhe stu-
dents of Jeffersontown High.
I he following signatures are
names of students who feel that
lizo that |K3 students
lake a majority; how-
Says school is 'number one'
I am one parent and this is
my opinion, First, your writer
their problems, hut it's dedi-
cated teachers like Mr. Sexton,
who really care about the stu-
dents of the school, that keeps
us on toil.
Mr. Sexton was a counselor
and was able to get to know the
students and talk to them, Now
as assistant principal where his
job is to discipline these same
students, it turns a good angel
into a rogue. Let's lace it:
no one enjoys discipline. And
some of the students may d
like him for this alone,
deep down they respect ;
consider our school to be
imher one in the county. Our
aching staff is of the highest
inllty, We have the best band
the state. Our school, also
is the best students" And
in proud to say I am a mother
three of these. I hope by
e time my other two chlld-
-n reach high school age that
r. Sexton is still at the school
( I certainly don't feel their
vill be damaged hy the
ever, we do feel that this is
quite an amount of people to
have been misrepresented, and
we are sure that many other
t here are probably many more
students who feel as we do; how-
ever, it was impossible to get
in touch with them during school
hours. We, too, are interested
in a poll of the student body to
see what the majority opinion in.
Greg D. Rudolph
Mary Wei lor
also sinned hy 177 other stu-
record at the Board of Fduca-
tion. He Is ordered by them to
behave and he tries, but no one
has given similar orders to the
teacher. The unfairness grows
into tyranny. The school admin-
istrators seem sympathetic but
impotent, except to arrange for
him to attend a weekly class
with a lot of knife-wielding,
junior-high delinquents, so that
he can "learn to get along with
"Troublemaker" shows up in
big, black letters in his file and
returns to haunt him later on,
anytime he has a minor prob-
lem. It is used almost as a
club, when he contends that
the arbitrary rule at JHS re-
garding hair length infringes
upon his constitutional rights.
He is "thinking critically on
his own," according to Mr. Har-
din's description of JHS phil-
osophy, because in sociology
they teach that a democratic
society provides a place for
people to appeal such grievan-
ces. The place he is sent for
his appeal is the Board of Edu-
cation, where he is told that
such matters are left up to the
individual school principals.
Mr. Hardin and others in his
position need the aid of parents
in identifying the many little
sources of discontent. To save
space we list only a few of many
things that bothered us, exam-
ples selected because they
range from cruelty to ineffec-
tual teaching: a ninth-grade
health teacher who greeted stu-
dents who were late to his class
with a hard whack from a pad-
dle; a history teacher who as-
signed the presidential cabinet
offices and office holders for
the class to memorize, and in-
cluded on the assigned list
names of two men who had been
out of office at least six months;
a biology teacher-coach who
used biology class time to show
football films, library rules ttjat
were so strict that use of -Xie
library was very difficult.
(These were observed two or
more years ago and, hopefully,
may have been corrected.)
These gripes may sound tri-
vial, but they are enough to
undermine a student'? confi-
dence in his school. When you
multiply the complaints from
our one family by several
hundred families, there really
ought to be someone who will
listen to a noise like that!
Mr. and Mrs. Ray Horton
3214 Maple Road
As the person in charge and
overseer of the program in
question there are some facts
panelist hoard. He w
member of the I' I SA asking
questions the same as myself.
"Frustration" was not the
right word; "concern" is. Also
you did not finish his question.
It was "Students are demanding
more and more freedom, what
can we do to help."
I feel everyone in. l-town wants
a high level high school; without
a good head office we can't
an* fiiVxbnA, top fc*t 6t$Wkheu# public
toft from anym T dotit /
Mrs. Robert mwrhau
2700 | regaron Avenu
of his life. We all liked him
and understood what he said.
Again, he did not compare his
life to anything personal to Mr.
Sexton nor Mr. Scxlcm to him.
Capt. I ucker is a fine man, but
he has to understand 2,40(1 stu-
dents is a big job and an end-
Believe me, we have no "Sex-
tonian" as you put it, in our
school. I'he laws roqui re cer-
tain restrict ions that the school
Mrs. Betty W. II. Sjurks
Jeffersontown High School
Parent- I eacher-Student Assn.
MORE LETTERS: against busing
One of our basic rights as
American citizens is freedom
of choice. That freedom is guar-
anteed by the Constitution of
the United States. The Supreme
Court is sworn to uphold that
Constitution and protect the
civil rights of all men. By forc-
ing our children to be bused,
the civil rights of the parents
and the children are being vio-
Is it fair to deprive students
of attending their own neigh-
borhood schools? Is ir to
make them spend hot a bus
when they now spenu nlnutes
walking? Is it fair to penalize
parents for hard work and sac-
One of the basic reasons for
choosing a partice' home is
the quality, distan nd access
to schools, churches, shopping,
etc. Such homes are expensive.
Taxes are high and often times
services normally provided for
by the city have to be paid for
as extras. We as parents choose
to do this.
Now the Supreme Court has
implied that freedom of choice
is not a freedom after all. We
don't have the freedom to choose
the school for our children. The
Supreme Court is making that
choice for us based on equal
numbers and not on equality of
All people, regardless of race,
color, or creed are entitled to
an equal quality education. Bus-
ing will not achieve this. Busing
will achieve: hard feelings
among parents and students of
the involved schools, lessening
of the quality of education, an
even greater lack of school
spirit and support, and an end
to extracurricular activity.
In my opinion equal education
can only be achieved by equal
opportunity. This opportunity
can best be provided by improv-
ing the quality of all schools.
The money, time and effort
spent for busing can be spent
in this way. If this can be
accomplished, no student would
have to be bused from his neigh-
borhood school, no student
would be separated from his
friends, but all students could
be proud and anxious to attend
his school and each would ac-
quire a quality education.
The Supreme Court has given
the terms equal numbers and
equality the same meaning. Be-
fore they deprive people of their
civil rights in order to achieve
equal numbers, they should con-
sider protecting people's civil
rights by providing equal
Mrs. E. F. Hickey Jr.
3524 St. Germaine Ct.
In St. Matthews, more dogs than police
I wish to refer to the letter
which appeared in the Jan. 24,
issue of your newspaper headed
"Loose dogs in St. Matthews."
On Jan. 24, the same day the
letter appeared, the Jefferson
County Dog Pound, as a result
of a request by our Police
Department, assigned two
trucks and three men to work
with us. Two St. Matthews
policemen were assigned to ac-
company their trucks and were
given directives to patrol the
entire St. Matthews area for the
purpose of picking up loose dogs
and citing the owners of such
I might point out the action
of the Police Department and
the Dog Pound was not a result
of the letter. I didn't know such
a letter had been written. On
many occasions, at the request
of the Police Department, the
County Dog Pound, accompanied
by a police officer, has worked
Mrs. Loehle admitted she has
seen the Dog Pound truck on
Massie Avenue but there
these patrols. I agree with Mrs.
Loehle -- the owners of loose
dogs and pets are really the
ones at fault and such violators
will be cited to appear in court.
Furthermore, we follow up on
all complaints registered by
citizens but loose dogs and pets
far outnumber the police. A
little extra effort by all con-
cerned would solve the problem.
James W. Burton
St. Matthews Police Dept.
Asks for an apology to Jeffersontown High
Unfortunately, I was unable to
stay for the complete program,
but for the length of time I
was there and what I heard,
myself, I feel compelled to
state, that in my opinion, your
reporter was unfair and biased
in this (.Ian. 24) article.
As always with taxes and death,
the question of disciplining our
young people is always with us.
it would appear to me that we
as parents have become more
and more willing to thrust onto
the school the matter of dis-
ciplining our children. If we
assumed this responsibility
more within the home, our
schools could devote their time
to educating our children and
not having to act as substitute
Also, being a parent of three
teenagers, it was of particular
Interesi to me that your re-
porter did not see fit to report
more about the discussion of
the use i)f drugs, whether it
Iv narcotics or alcohol, by
our voting |ieople.
Of greater Importance to me
in writing this letter was to re-
ply to your editorial, "Jeffer-
sontown contrast: a cop and a
schoolmaster," found in the
same issue of your paper. I
must admit that my first re-
action to this was one of out-
I would feel that only if cer-
tain requirements have been
met could you possibly with in-
tegrity and credibility have
written the editorial which you
did. Those requirements are
as follows: Visit our school
and talk with Mr. Sexton and
Mr. Hardin and get their views
first-hand; ' visit our class-
rooms and talk with our
teachers; talk with a fair sample
of our students and parents and
get their ideas and opinions;
if possible, interview substitute
teachers who from time to time
are sent to our school to work
and get their views as to the
Also, learn what means are
implemented in disciplining our
students when the need arises.
Are they counseled? Are thev
warned? Do they have detention?
Find out under what circum-
sions, or physical punishment
are meted out at Jeffersontown
High School. Your implication in
the editorial was that Mr. Sexton
dictatorially and indiscrimi-
nately made these decisions.
My question to you is: Does
the local school have the re-
sponsibility to fulfill the rules
and regulations laid down by
the local School Board, the
State, and, yes, in some In-
stances, our Federal Govern-
You should also find out from
the students if they know the
rules established to try to make
our school serve the purpose
for which it is there, and that
is to provide the best educa-
tion possible for each student
wishing to take advantage of his
or her opportunity.
Until you have verified the ac-
cusations which vou so
flagrantly made, 1 feel vou owe
a retraction, as well as an
Mrs. llarrv Worden
3500 Kirby Lane
Kescue League, o«-o^.
Til l KSI) AY. FEItKl'AH Y 14, 1974, THK VOICE AND THE JKFFERSONIAN, PAGE 5 rj
Staff photo by Kathy French
TERRY SMITH dons warm gloves and a bulky coat
before a session working in the icy warehouse of
of Lo-Temp, Inc., in the Bluegrass Industrial Park.
It's winter all year
in Lo-Temp's warehouse
By Kathy French
Slinging crates of frozen orange Juice
and pizza pies in 22-below-zero tem-
peratures doesn't seem to bother the
three men who are employed by Lo-
Temp, a firm In the Bluegrass Indus-
The Jeffersontown business Is a frozen
foods warehouse, 7,000 square feet largej
6,500 feet of which are refrigerated.
Tony Foellger, the general manager,
describes the warehouse as the largest
refrigerated building in the Louisville
Terry Smith, of 308 Caroldale In Mld-
dletown, began working for Lo-Temp
before the warehouse was ready for
business. In fact, Foellger said, "I
was the general contractor and Terry
was my assistant' during construction.
"Terry and I laid the Insulated floor,"
said Foellger, describing the construc-
tion of the building. "The walls, ceil-
ing and floor have five Inches of poly-
urethene, like an oversized refrigera-
tor," he said.
The building is of "modular" metal
construction with the insulation over the
metal frame and finally, white metal
sheets on the celling and walls.
The floor has a five-Inch concrete
base, covered by the five Inches of
Insulation, and surfaced with five more
inches of concrete, explained Foellger.
Among his construction duties, Smith
said, he helped the roofers. But, when
the building was opened for business
last September, Smith began his chilly
duties. He said It took him a month
to get used to the below -zero climate
In the building.
"The first week I couldn't stay (In
the warehouse) over 30 minutes," said
Smith. Now, he said, he can stay over
an hour without the frigid air affecting
The men receive shipments, unload
trucks, pick orders and stock the ware-
house. They are supposed to work only
45 minutes to an hour Inside the re-
frigerated area, said another employee,
Doug King, of Apt. 157, Parliament
The employees are protected from
the cold by heavily insulated pants,
coats, gloves, hoods and boots. They
admitted their feet, hands and exposed
face are most susceptible to the cold.
King said "after 45 minutes I get
Icy crystals on my eyelashes," but,
things used to be worse. The men said
they began the job without the insulated
boots. Now, they claim, they actually
perspire under the light-weight Insulated
Hank Eberle, who joins King on the
night shift, always wears a short-sleeved
shirt under his uniform outer gear.
And, Eberle and the others say they
never get sick.
"I think It's healthier. Your nose runs
continuously," said Smith. And, Foellger
jokingly added, "bacteria are not al-
lowed to grow." Pointing with pride tnhls
personnel records, he claimed that there
"has been one man day off within 378
Part of the men's standard equipment
Is the always-full coffee pot. During
the hour the men load the frozen foods
in the warehouse, a baseboard heater
in the warm outer office is drying gloves
that are often replaced with icy cold
.hood while operating the fork lift In going
the refrigerated room. He claims Ms
long brown hair keeps him warm.
Frozen foods need only be stocked at
zero degrees, but "we went to 22 -below,
mostly because of Ice cream, In case
It comes In soft, ltwlll harden quicker."
The products stored in the warehouse
are a "general line of frozen foods
that you would find In any grocery
store," explained Foellger.
Lo-Temp purchases, stores and de-
livers all the frozen foods for the 96
Convenient Food Marts In Kentucky and
southern Indiana, he explained.
Owned by the local Convenient Food
Marts and the franchisor, Comenlent
Industries of America, Lo-Temp Is their
first and only warehouse. It Is the first
Joint venture between the franchiser and
the franchisee, Foellger added.
Because the small grocery stores do
not have a high volume of business
In frozen foods, "the cost of buying
is high and storage presentsa problem,"
explained the general manager. So, the
whole concept of Lo-Temp is centralized
purchasing and distribution to the stores,
Located at 2418 Data Drive, Lo-Temp
sits on 3-1/2 acres of land, "with the
Intent to expand In other areas," accor-
ding to Foellger.
The president of Lo-Temp is John
Parrlsh, owner of Convenient Food Mart
#1 on Klondike Lane.
Although seven, 10-horsepower c
pressors cool the building, Foellger
said the machines use a surprisingly
small amount of electricity. Asked If
he was concerned about the energy
shortage, he said his main worry Is
the fuel the dlesel delivery trucks use.
He added, "We have a number three
priority because we are a food dlstrl-
Lo-Temp employs two route men. The
truck drivers are Gary Mollyhorn, of
Jeffersontown, and Alan Payton, of New
Albany. Since the trucks are kept at
20 below zero, these men also must
work In the extreme temperature.
The Icy warehouse has presented some
unusual problems. Due to the exti
cold, lights in the refrigerated ]
flicker dimly, although Foellger said
the fluorescent fixtures are numerous
and standard equipment. The fixtures
next to the compressors burn deep
The general manager said the company
has to leave the lights on continuously,
or It "takes a half hour for them to
The refrigerated warehouse is divided
Into a smaller receiving room a
larger stock room with a thick door
between. The building has two loading
docks with heavy insulated seals around
the overhead doors.
The receiving doors present problei
too. Foellger said the door openings are
large enough to accommodate a s
tractor trailer rig, 13 feet high. The
Lo-Temp delivery truck is six Inches
shorter, and that gap is "enough to let
warm air In. You take a 90-degree
summer day, we could lose everything,'
Foellger said. He hopes to solve the
problem before outdoor temperatures
The three men who work four days
week on two shifts appear to like their
work and like each other. King
eluded "the reason 1 like working here
Is I don't have to feel tense when Tony
comes in." And the three men laughed
at a joke cracked by the boss before
back to work.
Community Center plans to grow
By Sandy Hinton
The Jeffersontown Community Center
board of directors last Thursday agreed
to proceed with plans for a 30-by-
52-foot addition to the building.
Preliminary plans presented by
treasurer John H. Connors show the
addition on the left side of the building,
and Including two additional rest rooms
with doors outside the building.
Connors said the board could depend
on "a lot of the materials being donated.
We could extend it for no more than
$8 per square foot."
Federal funds now under consideration
by the U. S. Bureau of Outdoor Recre-
ation (BOR) may not be used for the
building extension, as requirements do
not allow permanent attachments to the
building, but could pay for necessary
sewer work, he said.
Connors also announced dynamite
work sctteduled on the ball field to
level right field. All work for this pro-
ject has been donated, he added.
President Ches Wheeler said the new
addendum to the community center'
portion of match-sharing funds.
'Tin very optimistic. From what I
hear, no news is good news," Wheeler
coats of luxury
orig. S 100 to $260
*6G\o $ 156
• Stewart's has purchased the manufacture! 's entire winter inventory from
our most famous makei of better fur-like coats • selection includes
eveiything from lamb looks to |unqle spots, plus, of course, those two
most wanted fabrics we can't name • terrific assortment in black,
brown and pastels, same with real fur trim • sizes 6 to 18.
j PAGE 5a . THE VOICE AM) THE JEFFKRSOM \N, Till KSI) A ■ . FKHIU \R\ 14. 1974
Yeager reviews River Region years
By Gaye Holman
After two years of work in the Jef-
fersontown and Middletrovn areas, Tom
Yeager Is leaving his job at the River
Region Mental Health and Mental Re-
As a member of the Jefleisontown
and community relations. He recently
talked about areas of local need, and
progress being made.
In his job, Yeager has been respon-
sible lor organizing several community
resource meetings which allowed dif-
ferent groups and Individuals to dis-
cuss together their activities and to
coordinate their eflorts, if they de-
Yeager said his primary concern now
is the many directlms groups are going,
in an attempt to establish a center
for youth activities in Jeflersontown.
"They need to bark up and coordinate
their eiforts to really do an effective
job," he said.
He would like to see the interested
groups sit down together with youth
of the area to more definitely define
the needs. He believes youth involve-
houis. In an eflort to discuss with
the interested Individuals what ran
be done, a meeting has been planned
for Fel . 23 with the Comn. unity Schools
The association, headed by George
ZorkWIn, is a city-wide group dedi-
cated to opening up srhoolstothe public
Yeager said he understands there is
a lot ol money available for com inunity
school projec ts, if an area becomes
interested in the idea. The meeting will
be held Feb. 25 at 7 pm at the Jef-
fersontown branch library. Any In-
terested individuals or groups are
invited to attend, he said.
In other areas, Yeager also sees a
need for more organized community
impuJ into zoning matters. He said
this could become a real concern
throughout all the East End.
He would like to see a local com-
mittee established, with representa-
tives rioin each neighborhood working
closely with the rity council on zoning
Through working in Jeffersontown,
Yeager said, he feels the black com-
munity Is being Ignored. "I don't know
exactly what the problem Is," he said,
"but they don't seem to have any
representation in the cilv. It's almost
like the black people here don't exist."
Admitting the problem Is something
he ran't prove, Yeacer said he thinks
the black areas hav
Eagle honor, baptism mark
busy Sunday for local family
Jeffersontown police court docket
day, Jan. 28.
Mudd Is charged with two counts of
driving on a revoked license, tworounts
of assault and battery, and one count
each of reckless driving, junked auto
- property and drunk in a public
,1 mil:, ,11
ing cases were on the Jan.
presided. The ages
were inadvertently omitted from the
court docket book, but will be listed
in the future, according to Judge Ward.
driving merged, fined $300 and costs an plea of
guilt;-, deterred to March 6.
Fran* R. Ulerv, of 3-110 Trellis Court; main .mis
snooting, destroying private proper!;-; amended
to disorderly roodurt jnd lined $50 plus costs,
payment deferred to Feb. 6, filled lo appear,
Thomas* S, Stober, of 4.404 Taylorsvlite Road;
inadequate silencer, enplred inspection s.irker,
fined 1 jliv ..o.pavment deferred to Feb. 6,
Robert ' J. Bellun, of 3405 Mammoth Wiv: dls-
fcrlv conduct aulo, squealing tires; f
Lam W. Sykes, o
out, pass to next cou.
Robert L. Gnagie, g
He also would like to see more
integration of economic levels, and
would support low income housing in
Yeager said he will miss his work
at River Region and thinks the agency
is having an impart on the community.
"We are getting more and more refer-
rals," he said, but he hopes they will
put even more emphasis on the out-
reach program in the future. "There
are still pockets in the area that need
to be reached," he said.
Yeager has worked tor River Region
(or two years, beginning at the Bing-
ham Center which is located at Central
State Hospital. He moved to the Jef-
fersontown Center when it opened.
Yeager will leave his Job Match 1.
and will move out of state.
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By Jamie Garretson
Scout Sunday, Feb. 10 was a very
special day for James Kelly Cleavinger
Jr., of Troop 239 at St. Paul's Epis-
copal Church on Lowe Road.
Kelly received his Eagle Scout award
from the Rev. William Gentleman. The
Eagle Scout award is the highest honor
that a Boy Scout can achieve, given to
a Scout who has shown out stalling
service to others and his community.
There are five progress awards before
a Scout earns Eagle rank.
Hal Cory, Boy Scout Executive of the
Old Kentucky Home Council, who at-
tends St. Paul's, said of the Eagle
award, "The value in this award is
in the personal development that comes
to the individual as he strives to gain
Eagel Scout status."
Corey stressed that the Eagle service
project must be directed toward the
community, and not just toward
scouting. Kelly's service project was to
help prepare a new ball diamond at Jef-
fersontown's Community Center.
KeUy, 16, has been a Boy Scout for
five years. He is a sophomore at jef-
fersontown High School. Kelly is the
oldest son of Mr. and Mrs. James
Kelly Cleavinger Sr., 9107 Taylorsville
Troop 239 was honored as a group
on Scout Sunday and sat together with
their families at the 10:45 am church
The troop at St. Paul's has 28 boys
and is led by Scoutmaster Sammy
Hayes. The Cub Scout pack is ted by
Glen Hawkins and includes 44 boys.
Sunday also was a special day tor
another member of the Cleavinger
family - the newest addition to their
family was baptiied.
The Cleavingers' youngest child, born
Dec. 23, 1973, was baptized by Mr.
rwmtlaman at St. P aul's on Sunday.
The newest little Cleavinger was
named after Mr. Gentleman and was
baptized William Gentleman Cteav-
i The'cleavingers have four children.
Kelly is 16. Rodes is 10, Mary Shelby
is 9, and the new baby is six weeks
old. Mr. Cleavinger is District Design
Engineer for the State Highway De-
Income Tax Time
INCOME TAX FILING
in j publi c place,
hutli uii plea of guilt)
Gerald G. Branlum,
ruad raunc, rt-cMts-, driiinc, -Uic-. I
Jan. 14, deferred pavment until Feb. 6,
to speeding, fined $34.45, deferred pavinent tu
Feb. 6, reckless driunf filed IMjr, pant 534.45
on Feb. 6.
Russell A. MrCarthv, of Ram Tree Apartments,
Six Mile Lane; road racinf, reckless driving;
charges beard on Jan. 14, paviiient deterred to
Feb. 6. awnded to speeding, fined $34.45, de-
Billy J. Gabtard, ol
j! Ha N. Sli-ll y 51 reel; Irunk
Frederick W. Strolimeier, of Taylorsville Road;
drunk in a public pUce, disorderly conduct; notify
bonding .-onipuny failure to appear, summons
irdeit-d I I f.ulure lo appear.
Charles F. Staggs, ol 9312 Fairground Road;
stop sien; charge proved, $25 line and costs.
sault and baiierv; amended to disorderly conduct
on plea ol guiltv, placed on $500 peace bond tor
Walter 'c. Maddon, of 9415 Taylorsville Road;
destroying private property, disorderly conduct,
disorderly conduct, destroying private property,
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John Anthony spring
Women who look for creative fashion
want the best, most supple, most alive
fabrics available and he think* nothing
ran meet the standards of a beautiful
piece of silk crepe de chine or wool
crepe. Throughout his spring collection
he uses a meat deal of his special
fabric love, "nun's veiling."
Anthony says; "I am not driven by
nostalgia in fashion, but I do think
favorably of Molyneux and Lelong, the
designers who stood for the crystalline
simplicity and youth that was not
girlish, but every-halr-in-plare so-
phlstlraled, a look which 1 believe is
fast returning. And the beautiful
creations 01 Chanel will be an ever-
present influence to me."
His spring collection has few coats.
He plays up the dress and jacket, the
three piece costume and above all the
suit! It's a new complete look, very
slicked up, rather dressv, yet simple.
Suit Jackets are set rlose, with finely
moulded shoulders and are usually-
teamed with rhalky white blouses.
"Clothes are gently closing in on the
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buttons. Skirts are slim seeming but
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near nine million
Construction costs for major building
permits Issued in eastern Jefferson
County in January total $8,941,600.
A $2.5 million, 21 building apart-
ment complex in Lyndon off LaGrange
Road near the St. Matthews city limits
Elementary School in Hurstbourne at
210 Oxfordshire Lane, which will re-
place Lyndon Elementary, it will cost
$1,864 million in construction costs
alone. The school is expected to open
A $426,000 renovation at Kentucky
Reception Center, 8310 Westport Road,
also began in January.
A permit for the second of three
proposed restaurants to be built on
property at the corner of LaGrange
Road and Shelbyville Road by auto
dealer Don Ford was issued Jan. 15.
Ford said International Pancake House
will begin construction with hopes of
opening before Derby weekend. Con-
struction cost is listed as $100,000.
Ford Motor Company's truck plant
on Chamberlain received a permit
to build a 350-by-150 foot addition at
an estimated cost of $800,000.
A Ford spokesman from the company's
regional public relations office in At-
lanta said the addition will be used for
additional production and storage. No
new jobs will be created, he said.
The truck plant, only one of its kind
in the country, "has a considerable
backlog of units onorder," the spokes-
man said. Company policy prohibits re-
vealing the numbers of units back-
logged or the total cost of the project
beyond the $800,000 construction cost
August is "the target date" for opening
the addition, the spokesman said.
St. Matthews officials approved a re-
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developers of The Village shopping area
between Breckinridge Lane and Browns
Lane, for construction of an office
addition to the tennis center building
at 4010 Dutchmans Lane.
Joe Filiatreau. a salesman for Vil-
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occupy the building. He said the building
is to be located in front of the tennis
center building, but not actually be part
St. Matthews approves building permit
requests but the permit is actually
issued by the county building de-
Big Springs Country Club began con-
struction several weeks ago on a new
addition. Total project cost is esti-
mated at $425,000.
The club is tearing down and re-
building a pro shop, storage area and
dining area. A golf cart storage area
will be constructed below ground.
According to club manager Robert
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pleted around May I,
First National receivedabuildingper-
mit Jan. 31 to construct a four-lane
drive in bank in Chenoweth Square.
The bank will be an extension of one
presently located at 3901 Shelbyville
According to senior branch properties
officer Dan Abbot, the bank will feat uie
a 24-hour money machine and one inside
Construction cost is estimated at
$67,000, according to the building
permit. Abbott said the branch should
open in early May.
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The Louisville Cltv Council of Ueta
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Shrine Temple from 9 to 1 am. A
Princess, Valentine Queen and a Sweet-
heart will lie selected from candidates
of the 13 area chapters.
Candidates are Miss Debbie Cecil,
chateau l.ane; Mrs. Vernon Austin,
Welllngmoor Avenue; Miss Doris Jean
Simpson, Paragon Court; Mrs. Thomas
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Local teams are
swim meet victors
Rocks bow in basketball ; pin wrestling
By Pill Platchke
Lakeside and Plantation showed
everyone that Louisville is not only
known for the Kentucky Derby, as they
both earned first and second places In
the Midwest Invitational Swimming
Meet held at Plantation last weekend.
Lakeside had a team total high of 1,479
followed by Plantation with 1,403.
It was the Rlrls' If anil that really
came out on top. Nobody was near
Plantation or Lakeside in the girls
The boys fared well, too, hut l oth
teams had trouble with the Riviera
Swim Club from Indianapolis, which
has three fine swimmers In Jim GUI,
Cress Templeton, and Jeff Holbrook.
These three finished 1-2-3 In the 400-
yard Individual medley and reached the
finals In several other events.
Spurring on Plantation's girls was
Hobbtn Wright, a perennial contender In
swimming action. A surprise showing
was put on by Chancellor Dugan, who
came close to "national cutoff times"
In several events.
For l akeside it was Camllle Wright
all the way as she won several races,
and finished In the top three In about
everything she entered, On Saturday
she won the 200-yard freestyle, 200
butterfly, 200 Individual medley, and
was mi the winning 400-yard medley
Camllle was also in one Of the most
exciting events of the meet in winning
thl IM. She just beat out Robbln Wright
by .91 second with a 2:12.887.
Camllle had to come back In the final
25 yards before catching Bobbin.
•When she caught me on the back-
stroke, I thought sure I was dead,"
said Camllle after the thrilling finish.
•The breaststroke Is about my worst
stroke and by the time its over I
usually don't have much left, But to-
night I was surprised. I really held the
When Camllle wasn't doing It, It was
Kim Estep, Pam Higgs, or Jean Kleln-
the two swimmers who kept their
from falling apart by winnlngor placing
in the top three in key events.
It was a team effort lor Plantation's
boys, who didn't finish in the top three
very often, hut always had two or three
boys In the top eight, which Is worth
some points too.
This meet, like other big swim meets,
had Its own flavor, Its own color.
Friday night a swimmer jumped up,
stripped to his bathing suit, and went
flying to the starting blocks, just In
time for his heat, He thought he was
in the next one, but when someone
started yelling at him to "getupthere",
well, he did. (Talk about embarassed)...
Sunday morning was a hard time for
most swimmers, as they trudged In
the pool area after a probably late
A coach pleaded with his star
swimmer, "C'mon, you have to get In
the pool and warmup, you want to
swim your best event todaydon't you?"
Looking at the cold water, the sleepy
athlete replied. "Well, I'll have to
think about that one."
The same coach could hardly get any
of his swimmers to warmup, so he
lined them up and one by one pushed
them In the water. (Any way you can
Technology has affected swimming
too, as a boy walked around with an
electric, digital, glow-ln-the-dark
timer on his clipboard. What ever hap-
pened to the plan, old, usually broken,
Men's lib reigned for one heat when
a boy with long hair used a (you
guessed it) bathing cap to keep his
hair from going In his eyes and
supposedly to make him less water-
He finished seventh In his heat, and the
cap almost fell off.
A lot of swimmers wear patches on
their warmup Jackets, symbolic of
the meets they have been to. One
particular boy's jacket was so clut-
tered you could probably tell where
he'd been for the last five years, If
you wanted to take time to study It.
By John Pieper
Trinity High School
During the past week, Trinity's
athletes participated In two quite dif-
ferent athletic events. While proving
dominance In "tie, they sufiered de-
feat In the other.
Trinity's basketball team, alter win-
ning Its last two names, was making
preparation for Its game against St.
The Shamrocks have defeated the
Tigers the last three years in a row-
ami wanted luimlier lour.
Bill St. X had something to say about
From the outset, the fans might have
thought l» would be a typical Trinity.
St. X duel Neither team scored for
the first few minutes and defense was
However, St. X, liehlnd the scoring
punch ol Bruce Olllges and Jerry
Zellar, beum tn show Us superiority
and established a 10-1 lead at the
end of the first quarter,
St. X maintained the advantage the
rest ol the way, assuming leads ol
28-13 Hi the hall time. 44-29 after
thiee quarters and establishing its
blgRest lead of 18 points at the final
buzzer, as It defeated the Shamrocks
Olllges, who Is only a sophomore, took
srurlng honors with 21 points, while
teammate Zellar contributed 20.
Trinity's performance In the Regional
WrtMtliMi Tournament nmde up for the
basketball deleat. St. X is In the same
region as Trinity, and It was certain
to be between these two power teams
to take team honors.
Earlier in Ihe season, St. X strongly
deleated Trinity In dual match. Now
was the time to show the better team
exciting, both teams had nine wrestlers
in the finals.
Trinity, however, pioved to be
dominant as it took team honors,
Trinity will land 10 wrestlers tor the
state finals while St. X has seven.
The wrestling Rocks who will ad-
vance to the State Tournament to be
held this weekend at Atherton are:
Paul Sheeran (the 98 pound champion
last vear). Tom Lombard (100), Jeff
Sheehan (112), Mike Murphy (119),
Scoot Ballard (12C), Joe Rush (145),
Dave Hammerstrom (155), Marty
Weber (1C7), Ted Volf (185), and Paul
Bruins seal two more wins,
top Moore 82-44, Male 62-60
lard High School
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The Ballard Bruins learned last week
that there's more than one way to win
» game, as they coasted past Moore
82-44, then barely squeaked by In a
return match with the Male Bulldogs,
Last Friday night, Ballard traveled
to play before a large crowd at Moore
High School, and sent most of them
away disappointed, as the Bruins won
by 38 points.
The Bruin machine went to work early,
and never really quit, with forward
Bob Undsay startlnr Ballard's scoring
on a long Jump shot from the corner
with 7:06 left In the opening period.
With their good defense and good
shooting meshing together to form a
potent attack, Ballard built up an 8-2
lead with 3:27 to go In period one.
Ballard had its foes outclassed, and
the rest of the game went the same,
with a 56-19 halftlme score, and a
77-35, third quarter score. The fourth
period was all subs for both teams,
and even a freshman, Jeff Lamp, got
into the game for Ballard, scoring four
Last Saturday night, Ballard took on
rival Male for the second time this
year. Earlier, In the second round
of the L.I.T., the Bruins nipped the
Bulldogs by three points, and Male
was only one point better this time
Playing before another packed house,
the Bruins started nut hot, Jumping out
to an early 8-2 lead.
Bulldog center Zach Adams played
well Inside, and Darrell Grlfllth dis-
played an amazing touch on his lone
outside bond s.
So, Male took an 18-16 lead when
lh k quarter came to a close.
Male's outside shooting became the
factor In the second period, as Jefl
Mack and Larry Bibb combined with
Griffith to accumulate a good team
shooting percentage. Ballard counter-
acted this with forward Don Jackson,
who seems to play especially good In
the big games.
The third period was Ballard's, as
the team tallied the first four points
and held the lead for most of the
period. The Bruins' own three blocks
of granite, Lindsay, Dwane, and
Jackson, manned the assault which
wasn't as eflectlve as It could be
because of Zach Adams, who kept
blocking shots and hauling down im-
Jeir Mack's reckless playing in the
early part of the final quarter Inspired
Male, as the Bulldogs got hot and
quickly outscored the Bruins 6-2. Then
the lead Jumped out to five points and
the Bruin fans were getting worried.
If that wasn't bad enough, Lindsay
took a hard fall and was Injured very
badly, It seemed, with 4:32 left in the
contest and Ballard trailing 55-50.
Only 21 seconds after his mishap,
Lindsay came back tn, much to the
delight of the fans, who had probably
expected the worst.
Ballard did get the ball back with
Substitute guard Kerry O'Brien, an
unlikely hero, tipped the ball through
the hoop with 27 seconds left to tie
the game at 60-all. Three seconds
later, Male called time out.
Defensive star, Jefl Shaw, then
sprawled across the court three times
before drawing a charging foul on
Darrell Griffith. With 19 seconds left,
Shaw made both shots on a one and
one. Three seconds later, Shaw flew
again In the backcourt, and the
charging violation was assessed to
Griffith again. Shaw missed the front
end ol a one and one, and with 16
seconds left, Male had a chance to tie
Ballard's defense gave the Bulldogs
only three bad shots, one of them a
"turn around- where am 1 7" Jump shot
by Mack with four seconds left, Male's
last chance at a victory,
The Ballard J\ team won over Male
In a squeaker, 39-37, before the varsity
game. Jerry Gerlch's shot from the
corner with nine seconds left gave
Ballard a one point lead, then Mike
Howard added a free throw to seal
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^ Trinity, Fern Creek wear
wrestling regional crowns
By George Sanderlin
ROBIN MARTIN, a member of the Eastern girl's track team, takes a b
night at the Mason-Dixon games held at the Fairgrounds. The Eagle g
Bollnril bv 5-1/2 points.
The rest (it the team scoring went
as follows: West p. Ml CO-1/2, Wagsener
59. Eastern 40-1,2, aw! Jeflersontiwn
13. For the se r.nd year in a row
Country Day has not hail a team.
In the regional meet the top two |n-
ilivl.lual finishers In eaih weluht rlass
earn a trip to the state meet to be
held at Atherton on f el. 15 and 16,
Ballard and Fern Creek ea.-h (nullified
however, only two (M Ballard's wrest-
lers won their weight divisions, ( (im-
paired to six tor Fern Creek.
Regional manager Bob Weenolsen of
Westport said, ''This Is the finest set
of finals I've seen, for a region."
He said that the match between Jeff
Ellison of Fern Creek and Steve Smith
of Ballard was the bigtest surprise
of the evening. Ellison upended num-
ber one ranked Smith 4-2 in the 132
class. In the 138 class, Steve's twin
Brad also went against a Fern Creek
opponent, and won derisively C O.
Weennlsen added that heavy weight
Mike Bell of Westport did a One job
ui the finals. He was rated third be-
fore the tournament started, and beat
two wrestlers whom he had never
beaten before. One of these, number
one rated uavld Smith ol Jefferson -
town, Dell pinned in the finals in only
Ballard, Eastern show track power
By George Sanderlin
These teams earned several titles In
both the girls' and bnvs' divisions.
On Friday night Ballard's Sally SU gar
almost got beaten for the first time
In her high school career. She waited
until the last lap, then poured It on
to win the invitational 880- yd. run
ovei her cross-state rival Lisa Moore.
Noe of Trinity, won the Invitational
mile run after taking over the lead
on the last lap. His time for the
eight laps around the banked 220-yd.
indoor board track was 4:21.5.
Another Eastern runner, Mitchell
Johnson, earned third In the 70- yd.
high hurdles. He was clocked in ai
9.0. The gals of Eastern's 440- yd,
relay team put It together
ror second place, behind a 13-foot
Poling was vaulting with a sore knee.
He had been UN crutdies until re-
cent h becausd of a knee Injury.
The high school program was run on
rrni.iv m.'ht and Saturday morning,
with the final* on Saturday night.
'[ l |H -X,MC MLlluvLU^'H, . . - « - " O * r- ^ r ~
year's State mile rhamp, Don Jerri Smith, also of Eastern, jumped second with a fast time or :oJ.O.
Optimist league holds basketball play offs
ei ord n
1 over Kentucky and
southern Indiana, nil together, over
1,300 high school boys and girls com-
peted in the affair,
Ballard and Eastern were the only
real eastern Jefferson County powers.
By Doris Ewen 1
The championship itame in the
Optimist Basketball Uague will be
played Saturday, Feb. 1C, at 10:30 am
at Ormsby Village, with Boys Haven
taking on Prospect B.
In the consolation game at 9:30 am,
Ormsby Village will meet Prospect A.
The first round was played last Satur-
A banquet will be held Feb. 23, where
league trophies will be awarded.
According to Bob Snow, league co-
ordinator and a member of the Middle-
town Optimist Club, the final standings league play,
in the league are: Prospect B, first; The Prospect tl
Boys Haven, second; Prospect A, third, Prospect Optin
and Ormsby Village, fourth. Prospect B Cardell Frankllr
Is undefeated for the season.
The Ormsby team is sponsored by the
St. Matthews Optimist Club and coached
by Jim Reynolds. Boys Haven, coached
by Jim Wright of the Goose Creek
Optimist Club, lost only one game In
Other pins occurred when Ei
mas of Fern Creek flattened JeflBrast
of Ballard In 3:0C. This was In the
lBf, pound (lass,
tn the lC7's, Ernest Tillman of Eastern
nailed Bob Mellem of Westport In 3:13.
As usual, Steve GoUVbers of Waggener
won his 'match In the 120 class. He
pinned Ballard's Chris Ryan In 2:37.
Host Trinity won the Central Jeffer-
son Countv Regional rackingup 119-1/2
points. The next closest team was
St. X with 97. Seneca took fourth
place, only 3-1/2 points out of third.
Trinity and St. X dominated the ac-
tion capturing wins in nine out of
the 12 weight ( lasses. In the 98 pound
class Paul Sheeran defeated Mark
Wahle 8-7 in a close match.
Sheeran will go to the state meet
again this year. Last year he was
the 98 pound state champ.
Dannv Mason of Seneca was selected
as the most outstanding wrestler of
the tournament as he easily won the
138 pound class.
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KCD blasts Ft. Knox, Trimble
Kentucky Country Day
The Kentucky Country Day basketball
team got back on the winning track
this WMk, blasting Fort Knox 73-47
and Trimble County 93-68, to boost
the team's record to 18-4.
The two wins were achieved inalmost
Identical fashion, with the Bearcats
movtaf out earl to big leads In both
games, then coasting to the wins after
On Tuesday night at Fort Knox, the
the first (|uarter, then found some shoot-
ing troubles in the second quarter.
However, the Bearcats still managed
to come out of the first half with a
KCD gradually salted away the game
In the third (Riarter. The team began
t„ shoot well and assert itself on the
hoards against Fort Knox. The Bear-
cats moved out to an 18 point lead
Fair dale, bow
By Pandora Reynolds
Jeftersontown High School
after the third quarter.
Midway through the fourth quarter,
leading by over 20 points, Coach Owen
sent the reserves Into action, and the
Bearcats had clinched their 17th win.
Leading the attack was senior forward
Stuart Allen with 21 points, and senior
guard Andy Means with 20,
Against (Trimble County on Saturday,
there was. virtually no doubt as to the
outcome of the game after the first
six minutes of play.
During this time, the Bearcats built
up a 14-4 lead, and appeared to be
completely In command. KCD extended
its lead to 18-6 after the first quarter,
46-23 at halftime, and 67 -42 after three
quarters. Once again, reserves finished
up the game, and Bearcat fans were
treated to an interesting final few
minutes en route to the 93-68 final.
Leading scorers were once again
Allen and Means with 22 and 21 points,
respectively. Junior guard Karl Maler
handed out 11 assists In the first half
and finished with 13 for the game.
Richard Tauscher and Courtney Glesel
had eight and seven rebounds, re-
Bearcat games next week are with
Bardstown Bethlehem and Gallatin
County, Both games are at home.
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Anti-busing letter campaign planned
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t(i their eiHtms uixi
s Kentucky Mi •-. Hubert I). lupins
f letters In Court.
.il renters m, s . Ha**** stopped
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i at Ibc ..ttire h is expel ien. * fl itn«rt-i.i let e i tnislne saitL
1 It's ,n infi ineement on Kevin's rights
n be*x not allowed t.. run. linn In Ids own
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r.impaign will trv to nnvinif people
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lie." a national fad,
Traitor m ^Xlnttci
( Ballard )
the outdoor student ourtyard in the
full view t scores of students ga-
thered for the event, student sources
The plan c.illed [or another student
with a car to pick up the St leaker,
drive to a nearby parkins lot, let the
streaker boiled from the lu ker room,
sprinted about 00 yards across the
courtyard toward the pick-up point.
But there was no car.
It seem the get-away car driver
i enable to set out ol ■ mid-day
l lalkint to me about il," Crawford
. Then he hunu up the plume.
t Voire learned the suspension was
three days ending Wednesday,
. 13. The stuilent was to meet with
Several students agreed with one who
said the run "did more to raise morale
around srhool than anything we've dme
The idea for the pi ank came from an
article in the leh. 4 edition of Ne»*-
week magazine, sources said. The
magazine reported a fad railed
"streaking" started at Florida State
In Honda, (he Idea is for a student
to bolt .- stark naked -- from a door-
way oi car. run arTOtt campus, then
was perpetrator of
own, according la anoti
Students said the fru
gingerly made his w
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guest pianist with the
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Harper: Bartok Games
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Sun., Feb. 17, 3:30 PM Macauley Theatre
Tickets: $3.50 - $5.50
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(Students, Senior Citizens, $ 2.50)
Orchestra office 587-8681
' through the
deserted hallway back to the locker
room. The total journey w as about 100
yards. But by that time, someone,
presumably a school official, had
called Jefferson County Police.
One report said the croup In the
locker room raised S-10 to make the
tempting. But the runner
I did It just f
e got cold, t
A police spokesman labeled he run
as "nothing more than a school prank."
He said the student was not charged
with any crime because he had com-
mitted none as far as police could
ilreaker was not Indecently ex-
suspended from school by Princl
"First of all, let me say I have
on the thing so you're wasl
The Trinity Department of Theatre
Arts has completed the second pro-
duction of its schedule with three
one-act plays, -The Tell-Tale Heart,"
■•The Lottery," and the "Ledge,
Ledger, and the l egend."
"The Tell-Tale Heart," a famous
short-story by Edgar Allan Poe,
f Trinity )
starred senior Gary Bennett as a mur-
derer haunted by the heart of Ins dead
Second on the bill was Shirle\ Jack-
The - I edge, Ledger, and the Legend"
completed the production, Richard Hi-
lar, Mark Pergolizzi, and Kdward
Thompson, performed in the comedy
ulout a man on a ledge about to commit
suicide and rival companies helping him
to do It right.
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TIHKSim.KKMtl \KV 14. 1974, THE VOICE AND THE JEFFERSON1AN. PAGE 11 r
Headmaster pushes for student action
By Spencer Harper, III
The Valentine rarn.it Ion sale is an
annual event to benefit the Warner
Thespians, an affiliate of a national
theatrical honor society.
Twenty-six amateur dramatists spent
last week and Monday and Tuesday
taking carnation orders. Each flower
cost 75 rents and over 000 were sold.
The flowers are sent anonymously and
distributed through home- rooms. While
the cost has gone up over the years,
the popularity of sending carnations has
too. Jill Slmlngton, chairman of the
sale, attributes this to the fart that
people are now sending carnations to
friends, not just their "lovers."
Jill also rommented, "I think that
sending a carnation is a beautiful ges-
ture; the carnation sale rives students
a chance to express their feelings.- •
Teachers are not automatically given
carnations, but many receive them from
The Thespians make 25 rents on the
sale of each of the red, pink, or white
flowers, which are purchased throucrh
Nanz and Kraft Florists. Total Thespian
profit exceeded $125. Proceeds will
be used In send students to regional
and state drama competitions with
representatives of other Thespian
EMILY WALKER and Kenny Knowes
recently presented a one art play at
the niloajlls. Kenny was given special
recognition for his performance. In
addition, the Thespians will present
three one act plays over Kentucky
Educational Television later In the
spring, as a result of their outstanding
work last year.
Ofllcers of the group include Danny
Wilson, president; Jill Slmlngton,
senior vice president; Emily Walker,
secretary; Laura Cliamberlaln, trea-
surer; and Sylvia Greenwell, junior
vice president. Sponsor is Miss Carol
Clay, drama and speech teacher.
By Melissa Smith
"I want this meeting to be the begin-
ning of a series between administra-
tion and students. I plan to cover al-
most any area with you," said Head-
master John R. Gernert.
He was addressing KCD*s student
council at a meeting in his home on
Sunday, Jan. 27. The significance of
this meeting is the fact that it is
the first meeting ever held between the
Mr. Gernert asked for the council's
ideas and suggestions. The central
issues which arose were mandatory
athletics, the heavy homework load,
ineffective study halls, the present
dress code and the representation of
the student body at board meetings.
Though nothing definite was decided,
the council was able to hear Mr.
Students feel the homework load and
situation with athletics are connected.
"We go to school all day then we
have athletics until 4:30. By the time
we get home we're too exhausted to
do any work at all. Some students have
been behind since the beginning of the
year," said Kaki Rhodes, councilpresi-
"It may be necessary to replan home-
work schedules, athletic \
c programs and
( Country Day
there must be a change," Mr. Gernert
He also supported the council's idea
of electing a student representative
to sit in on board meetings.
"A representative should be present
for matters involving students, but the
student member should not be pre-
sent at business meetings," said Mr.
Gernert, stating Country Day school
board policy. Council members agreed.
Gernert said the study hall problem
stemmed from lack of campus space
to expand. Many students have com-
plained that the study hall is over-
crowded and too noisy an area for
working. He agreed and was open to
suggestions from the council. Members
are now working on a proposal for a
The dress code was the most con-
troversial issue mentioned during the
meeting. The council had suggested
that boys wear dress shirts and pasts
but not be required to wear a coat
"The board tended to be conserva-
tive," said Mr. Gernert. "The dress
code is a very nebulous sort of thing.
There are people on the faculty and
administration who have completely
viewpoints and decisions are
of school limitations that must be con-
the school's financial situation, the
state requirements, and physlcalbar-
riers of the campus.
Gernert said the school must depend
on tuition for 96.9 percent of its total
yearly income, compared to 21 similar
schools that depend, on the average,
on tuition for only 75.5 percent of
all income. The information was con-
tained in a list given students by Mr.
On the other hana, the other 21
schools have about $122,000 in endow-
come yearly 1
average is only $29,0 .
Income from other funds, such as
donations, amounts to $20,000 yearly
at Country Day compared to $86,122
average fund income for 15 other
Despite these factors, Country Day's
average tuition for all grades is $1,420
compared to an average of $1,794 for
21 other schools. Highest tuition listed
was $2,332 at Detroit Country Day
School and lowest was $861 at Sayre
State laws require a certain number
of credit hours in school and specific
courses necessary for high school
graduation. The school is also re-
sponsible for the student once he re-
ports for the day. These factors affect
school policies, which cannot be
changed. For example, students cannot
leave the school on unnecessary trips.
A third limitation is the amount of
land at the Rock Creek campus. Since
there is no room to build, lack of
classroom space and crowded study
halls have become problems.
"I want you to see the whole picture.
If we can improve communications be-
tween students, faculty, and ad-
ministration, the council will be more
effective," Mr. Gernert said.
All members were pleased with Mr.
Gernert's attitude towards the coun-
"We were very frank and honest."
said sophomore Jenny Gault. "Mr.
Gernert made the suggestion that we
visit other schools who have made
changes like some of those we plan,
to see how successful they have been.
I think that will aid us in deciding
what we need to work on first."
Guard training offered at Plantation pool
Ballard's Rupp wins science contest
By Roger Auge
Edward J. Rupp, 17, is as good at
winning science awards as his mother
is at bringing blue ribbons home from
the annual Kentucky State Fair.
This year, Rupp, a senior at Bal-
( Ballard j
lard, is the only Kentucky winner
among 300 national winners in the 33rd
annual science talent search sponsored
by Science Service, of Washington, D.C.
His winning project is the design
and construction of an optical tape
reader using primary colors.
His mother, for the past few years,
has been one of the big winners In I
culinary arts at the state fair. She
also is past president of the Ballard
EDWARD RUPP was the only Kentucky winner in this
Basically, the optical tape reader year ' s ta , ent search by Science Service of Washington,
T^TLTTs 3 ^ D.C His project is an optica, tape reader.
formation on a computer tape by using
colors instead of holes and spaces
a rn C ^n,?.ir e «ii!n; e I. nothing „™ to aBd CheSS tMm - He bOW ' S ln MS ^ as ° ne ° f «"« '°P 3 ° -
Rudd Last vea^ as a^?rv in thl Ume - He Uves wlth hls a
Louisville Regional Science Fair, he He's been accepted at Georgia Tech- torla Drive, St. Matthews,
designed a computer which won several ™ l°glca. Institute and has made a P - Tbel^t Kentucky winner w,
lwar 8 ds H plication to Massachusetts Institute J. Go« III of Indian Hills
of Technology (MIT). graduated from Princeton w
In addition, he is a National Merit ^ ^ ^ ^ *^ In a
commended student, member of the T™ ' . Bn Zr ( ?i„T.i K
Beta Club, Math Club, Computer Club science students before being chosen projects in California.
Though the board has not given an
answer to the dress code proposal,
Gernert said the council could ex-
pect one "relatively soon."
Gernert's ideas and suggestions in-
cluded improvement of assembly pro-
grams, student-teacher relations, and
added academic awards.
Many programs with outside speakers
were planned at the beginning of the
school year, but only a few have
materialized. He offered the council
the opportunity to arrange more pro-
A lot of emphasis has been put on
athletics with award banquets in the
spring and fall. Students are recognized
only on class day at the end of the
year. The council should poll the stu-
dent body to determine if students
want more attention given to awards.
Gernert also felt that the council could
help stimulate better student and faculty
relations by working with both groups.
"There are things which are more
important than wearing a tie on Mon-
day," he said. "I want to see you get
down to things with long range value."
The headmaster reminded the council
Life Saving courses are scheduled
to begin in late February at Plantation
Country Club with a new Guard Course
slated to start in March.
Junior and Senior Life Saving classes
will be held Feb. 26, from 7:30 to
9:30 pm and will continue with classes
Feb. 28, March 5, 7, 12, 14, 19 and 21.
The junior courses are offered for
12 to 16 year olds and senior life
saving for those 16 and older. The
junior course will be $3, and the
senior course $5, with an additional
registration fee of $3 for noh-mem-
bers of "
The Guard course, beginning March 26
will have classes between 7:30 and
9:30 pm March 26, 28, and April 2.
4 and 9. ft is for swimmers 16 and
older and the fee is $5 plus $3 re-
gistration for non-members.
A guard .refresher course will be
given April 16, 18 and 23 from 7:30
to 9:30 pm. This course will have a
fee of $2.50 with a registration fee of
$3 for non-members.
Certificates will be awarded for each
course. All students must register at
the Plantation Swim Team Office and
fees must be paid before classes begin.
student at Eastern High School Tuesday,
Feb. 12 erupted after a black history
program was presented at a school
Principal George Morrison said the
fight was stopped quickly and settled
later ln his office. County Police were
called but no arrests were made.
Morrison said school officials did not
call police and he did not knowwhodid.
By Denise Logsdon
Representatives and alternates of
Seneca's Student Council met last week
to discuss, among other items, the
re-opening of Seneca's courtyard to
students during lunch.
[ Seneca )
The courtyard is surrounded on three
sides by the main school building. This
area was closed to students last fall
when teachers complained that noise
from students in the area disturbed
classrooms opening around it.
But with warmer weather approaching,
students once again want to relax out-
side in the courtyard during their lunch
break. Before it was put off-limits,
students used the grassy area to study
and toss Frisbees. Trees provided
shade for teachers to hold class during
Seneca's administration agreed to al-
low students to visit the courtyard
during lunch on a trial basis. Stu-
dent Council President Peter Russell
said the experiment would begin
around the end of the winter quarter.
Continued use of the area will de-
pend on how much students control
the noise and trash.
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Eagles coast past Ahrens,
lose to Thomas Jefferson
By Erin Davis
Eastern High School
Tuesday nlcht, Fel . 5. Eastern lUtth
steamed toa 7G-S5 virion ovei Alliens,
but lost a jO-49 squeaker tn Thomas
Jefferson on Feb. 8.
The Elides and a fail' number of fans
attend the Alliens came, but with some
of the bleachers pushed buck and
Ahrens' seven fans watching the pame,
the gym seemed quite deserted.
Eastern struggled to a 1C-10 first
quarter advantage, as they were
missinp eveiytliim;. Alliens gave the
Eagles a touch way to eo, playing a
tight defense and keeping possession
of the ball for long periods of time.
Eastern came tombing back to 4G-42.
David Ma.is then blocked a shot, and
came back down the court, swishing
.me in for the Eagles t.. make It 40-44
with under three minutes to u ..
The Eagles caused Thomas Jeflerson
to turn It over taking too much time
out of bounds. Ma is again had a chance
to score lor Eastern, at the line for
two. MailS made both, but It telb.w
Eastern teammate stepped in the lane
too soon, so he got credit for only one,
leaving the score at 4C-45, Thomas
, Eastern finally got on
il by Pat Holmes. Katies
screaming ami yellins
Heir 47-40 advantage
with a lead of over 20 points, put In
the subs with about four minutes led
in the game.
This victory moved Eastern's word
s Jones 14, YVIIlard 1
, A lie i
Eastern as Thomas Jeflerson edged
the Eagles 50-49 at Thorn is Jefferson
in what could have been railed a battle
against the referees.
Both teams had bad calls against
them, but the tans questioned things
would take them
Forty-three seconds remained in the
game as Thomas Jelleison shot up
another one t" make it 48-47. With
:a ; showing Eastern t ailed a time-out.
After throwing the ball back in, Jefl
Wlllard looped one In tn take nvei the
lead for Eastern 40-48 with 20 seconds
Thomas Jelleison scored again to
take the lead 00-40 and Eastern again
railed a time out with :08 remaining
on the clock. The Eagles threw the
ball in from under their own basket
to C. J. Holmes, who was covered
well and couldn't do anything but shoot
a long corner shot which bounded ofr
the rim Into Thomas Jeflerson hands.
The clock ran out and srreamings of
"Eastern lost, ha, ha" were yelled to
disappointed Eagle fans as they left
first time, 24-23. Eastern's Pat Holm
then sunk one from underneath tor
the Eagles bark ahead 20-2 1. This we
J of the third peril
Jaycees to form
The Middlelown Jaycees are at-
tempting to establish a Lyndon chapter
and would like to hear from any young
men in the Lyndon area between the
ages of 21 and 35 who would be in-
terested in becoming charter members
of such a group.
The man to contact is Mike Redmon
of the Middletown Jaycees, 239-4767
or Lyndon resident, Randy Brown,
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Some co-ordinating unsmocked
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Interior • Exterior
All types of repair work
Gas & water lines
Kitchen & Bathroom
267-1252 T ,
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Garages & Carports
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at builders cost. 40?, tn 50"*
below suggested retail cost.
18 hr. expert Installation. Fin-
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dltlun, $45; stereo, RCA, tv
stand, $30; Ice skates/size
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Sears washer, $10O. Hamilton
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Willhite Funeral Home
By Debbie Greer
Jeffersontown High School
ram fiii'l solitude a
Opening February 15th
The Bargain Tree
Men's, ladies' and chil- I
dren's clothing. Formal .
wear, jewelry and cosmet-
ics. Bedspreads, draperies,
many items to choose
a mere high school production," she
The nym will be decorated according
to the theme of "Camelot" and ushers
h silver feet w "l °e adorned in the latest Camelot
d queens who live In invisible castles? fashion.
Steve Hope, a Junior, obtained the
lead role of "Kink Arthur." Steve
has acted In at least six productions
in Jeflersontown. Most recently, he
. directed the Manslield Players' "Show
j of Shows." Last year Steve was named
"Outstanding Teen-Ager in Kentucky."
I was terriblj excited to Ret the role
of "Queen Guinevere." A play always
brings new friends and bosom buddies.
work, sinning and ;
trying to Very seldom Is the stige n ent Anti •' K" al strive for. I think
available,' as sports always seems the most difficult part Is letting yotlT-
to have top priority. That will change se " l« ** tein P embarrassed
when basketball season ends in early "' •-"«'-' '« '•' • »««f »•«•■'•.
M . ir( |l Also, the rlkhl emott .ns In your in-
Mrs. 'jane Rose, ihe play director, terpretatlon of lines mav not always
has been racking |ier brain trvlng to coincide with the correct -
find practice places. We must be ready s
to perloi in by opening night March 29,
Mr And night Marti) 30, and a Sunday
Matinee, March 31. Tickets are S2.
For now, Mrs. Hose is a sour.e or
inspiration to everyone. She seems
to know exactly what she's doing, much
to the relief of those ol use in the cast
Who are quite frequently li
Mrs. Hose said practi
Mark Stowers, a junior, is Lam elot.
He certainly was not typecast as far
as personality Is concerned, berause
Mark is veiv shy and humble, while
e seems onl V t,lln K about Mark is that there's
ng much I 1 " 1 * a heleht difference between us,
1 the cast which creates a slight awkwardness
In the more romantic scenes. But
problems through patience and determination,
need for w e have learned to Overcome this
a" moveable spotlight, some small problem.
spotlights .-xiensi.m cords andadlm- Uebbie Duerr, the student dire-tor,
mer panel nas been hUltllra] and bustling, trying
The department can no! afto-d to to get things together. She Is
purchase the equipment, "but If we organizing the sewing of costumes,
could find someone to io.iate it, w«f Having seen the materials and pat-
would appreciate It. Wo would take erns. I think the costumes will be
care of it and return it," she said, absolutely gorgeous.
Mike Smlther, senior, has the comedy
Between being director and teacher, role as .. Kinf , pelltnore." Mike Is
Mrs. Hose Is a wire and mother of two verv we ll-known at school belngpresl-
children, ages C and 11. The Roses dent 0 , the stuaent Council. Mike has
live in Prospect, hat , to take on „, e C haracterl«lca of
Work in progress and still to be a very old man In his portrayal of
done includes ((instruction of a mar- "Pelly."
quis and set construction, under the As there are so many people asso-
dlrectlon of Pandora Reynolds, senior ciated with "Camelot," It la virtually
and stage manager. impossible to list all. However, some
,„. .. ., must be noticed. Francis Simpson
She said the marquis will have flashing ( n ^ Fey) Randy Roberts
lights and publicize the play in a big (Wer , yn amJ bap), Keith Thomp-
wa - son (Mordred), Meliuda Lauterbach
But a more pressing problem Is set (Nlmue), Keith Allgeler (Sir Uonel),
construction, which began this week Neil Worden fSir Uinadln), Rob Kerstlng
she said. A lot of people have said (Sir Sagramore), Mrs. Jean Batts
they'll help but a need exists for art (musical coordinator), Mis. Myra Bob-
department students who will paint lltt (choreographer),, Mike Wampler
and work on set design, she said, (assistant stage manager), John Ruck,
'We're making this play more than and David Zuerrher,
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Forest Hills revives merger talk
Dormant plans to upgrade Forest Hills
to fifth- or fourth-class rlty status
were revived at the town board meet-
ing on Monday.
Last fall, Forest Hills officials dis-
Acres the possibility of merging the
two cities, then annexing surrounding
areas to meet the 3,000 population
requirement for fourth class.
Purpose of such a plan, said Forest
Hills Board Chairman Alvln Davis,
would be to regain local control over
An alternative plan discussed among
area cities last summer Involved the
possible merger of Forest Hills and
Hurstbourne Acres with St. Regis Park,
Cambridge Village, Lincolnshire and
Houston Acres, along with unincor-
porated areas between the smaller
This plan would form one large suburb
stretrhlng along Taylorsvllle Eoad
from Louisville to Jeffersontown.
Davis said Forest Hills now plans
to revive discussions among any or
all of these small cities, with an eye
to upgrading to fourth-class, or at
least to fifth if the larger overall plan
can't be realized.
Discussions among the cities came
to a halt last fall, when officials agreed
to await Jefferson Fiscal Court's de-
cision on the proposed Sutton Place
rezontng, which would allow apartments
and a commercial complex to be built
on both sides of Hurstbourne Lane just
south of 1-64.
No decision has been reached on that
rezontng, and transcripts of the Sutton
Place public hearing still have not been
provided to the court.
Forest Hills' derision to resume mer-
ger talks without waiting for a Sutton
Place ruling, said Davis, came about
because, "If Sutton Place Isn't ap-
proved, It will just come up again un-
der some other name."
Before planning formal meetings with
neighboring cities, Davis concluded,
Forest Hills officials will meet with
attorneys and other experts to deter-
mine procedures tor upgrading, and
the benefits and disadvantages to the
In other business at Monday's meet-
ing, the Forest Hills trustees:
-- Appointed Miss Joan Daugherty as
-- Received a report from sewer com-
missioner Tom Larimore that sanitary
sewer construction Is ahead of
schedule, with homes on Axmlnster and
surrounding streets, and two-thirds of
Narwood Drive, ready to tap on to
the mains as soon as board of health
! sharing and state muni-
cipal aid funds to have storm sewers
installed in drainage problem areas
while the sanitary sewer contractor Is
working in the area.
-- Told Marshal Lee Horan to advise
offending residents of the city's dog or-
dinance, then to cite dog owners and
finally have stray dogs Impounded if
the problem doesnt clear up.
-- Again heard a request by Marshal
John Weber that he be placed on a
monthly salary. The trustees made no
final decision on the matter, but de-
cided to learn the residents' views on
the proposal. A newsletter will be
Ing the names of city officials and In-
viting homeowners to report any prob-
lems or complaints.
At their regular monthly meeting on
Thursday, Feb. 7, the Houston Acres
board of trustees discussed their duties
for the next two years.
Board Chairman Robert Bassett said,
"we are going to stress good services
to the city such as garbage collection
asking if Weber should receive com-
pensation and what amount.
— A resident of the city and a
member of the Louisville city police
spoke against the effectiveness and
capabilities of rlty deputies by com-
paring their hours of training with that
of city and county officers.
"Our police forre Is a local supple-
ment to available county police and
have been effective here," Bassett said.
The Metropolitan Sewer District
(MSD) may revise their plans for
sewers within the city of Hurstbourne
Acres, according to Henry Wilding
Jr., chairman of the city's board of
The trustees have been concerned for
some time that MSD's plan showed
oversized pipes laid at a deep level.
Thev believe a more shallow depth
would minimize the amount of blasting
On Jan. 14, trustees met with MSD
official Jack Wilburn and "he seemed
receptive to our Id^a, so we are sup-
posed to have another meeting with
them In the near future," said Wilding.
Sewer construction Is slated for this
spring in the sixth-class city. The
trustees met Tuesday, Feb. 12.
Photo from Jeffersontown City Museum
JEFFERSONTOWN Historic Preservation Commission otficials would like to
know who these students are. Miss Virginia Carrithers, namesake of Carrithers
Middle School, is pictured at upper right, and the scene is the old Jefferson-
town Elementary School. Mrs. Kathryn Wiehe, historic preservation commis-
sioner, said the City Hoi! Museum would like to have any local school mem-
orabilia. To make a donation, or provide information about this picture, call
Miss Dorothy First at City Hall, 267-6688.
Tom Hayes is mad about Midway Drive
Continued from Page 1
rec order, Hayes smiled as he played
back tapes of two WAVE radio "Tell
It to the Judce" programs.
Those tapes reveal Haves, on Dec,
28. 1972, and again on Fet . 22, 1973,
tellini: Jurtiie Hullenbach about the Mid-
On the December tape, Hollenbach
A representative of the health depart-
ment did contact Mm, Haves recalled,
but no action followed.
So, a year ago next week, Hayes con-
tacted the judge during the radio pro-
"I recall talking to you," Hollenbarh's
taped voire said. "I turned this mat-
ter over to the board of health. It's
irritating to me ... I apologize if
they didn't follow it up. The proper
authorities assured me It would be
taken care of.
"The board Oi health operations are
handled bv a commission," Hollenbach
told Haves, "jointly appointed by the
mayor and the county judge.
"The board of health is responsible
to this commission, not to the judge
or the mayor. It's the kind of bureau-
cratic setup that leads to breakdowns
In communication like this."
During the radio conversation, Hayes
invited Hollenbach to come out to Mid-
way Drive and see the condition for
himself, and the judge said "I'd be
happy to do that."
Staff photo by Robin Garr III
SIX JUNK CARS lined the edge of Blankenbaker Road
near Midway Drive on Monday morning. Jeffersontown
police said the property owner, Calvin Garrett, was no-
tified Monday to remove the cars within 48 hours.
Board of Health officials said Garrett has been sum-
moned to appear in Ecology Court on Friday, Feb. 22.
A year later, thisweek, Hayes laughed
"He never did."
From all his calls, including letters
to state officials in Frankfort, Hayes
said, he's only had one success -- the
neighbor on Blankenbaker was told to
remove the junked cars from his yard.
"That was last year," Hayes said.
"But lo and behold, it wasn't long
before he's back at it again. That's
R-4 residential property -- you can't
run a junkyard in a residential zone."
Hayes, an Army veteran of World
War II, contracted a severe lung disease
while fighting the Japanese in Korea
during the war's closing months.
Then only 17, he was retired from the
service on 60 percent disability. Later
operations, he said, "removed two-
thirds of one lung and half the other."
By 1962, he'd been placed on lOOper-
cent total and permanent disability,
and retired from work on his Army
pension and social security.
Pointing out his neat, freshly- painted
yellow frame house on Midway, sur-
rounded by carefully landscaped
grounds, he asked, "If I can keep my
property up, and I'm disabled, why
can't people in good health do the
"Would you believe, I've come down
as low as $12,000, Just to get out of
here, but I can't sell because of the
surrounding area. I tried to sell it as
potential industrial for M5.000, but I
know that would go over like a lead
•Tve tried it high, and I've tried
it low, but I just can't get out of
here," Hayes said.
"I just wish I could get somebody
to do something besides promises.
I think they think I'm just a trouble-
maker, but let them come out here,
investigate it, and they'll see I'm
telling the truth.
"My wife put it this way. Maybe
there's a reason they won't make
•em clean it up, because liighbautjh is
going to buy it. But if that's true,
just let me know, and maybe I'll quit
hollerln' about it.
"She tells me, maybe they know
something I don't know. Well, If they
want to get me off their back, just
let me know it."
NEXT WEEK: County agencies
Legislators hear of welfare, busing
By Robin Garr III
Discussion of welfare and morn talk
about racial busing dominated the
weekly Saturday breakfast meeting
sponsored by Rep. Mark 1). O'Brien
A number of the 20 guests at Satur-
day's breakfast at the Rainada bin on
Hurstbourne Lane represented the Co-
alition on Human Needs and Priorities.
Representatives of the coalition asked
O'Brien to favorably consider tlioir
stand. They favor extending the Aid to
Families with Dependent children pro-
gram to families with unemployed
fathers at home; expanding the public
assistance program for families with
unemployed parents, and generally im-
proving general assistance welfare
programs administered by state
Asking O'Brien to support legisla-
tion providing "100 percent of need"
to welfare recipients, Maty Ellen
Timperinan, a coalition representative,
said present policies provide needy
families only 73.1 percent of the 1960
standard of living.
Few East Enders on welfare
"Not to ignore the problem," O'Brien
responded, "but I don't believe this is
an issue of general concern in the 31st
Mrs. Thaler added, "but, we will
have to vote on it when it comes up,
even if it does not greatly affect our
districts." Few residents of the East
End house and senate districts are on
welfare, the representatives believe.
"More money has been alloted in the
budget for health and welfare," O'Brien
continued, "but we don't know yet how
it will be spent."
The 31st District representative ex-
pressed general agreement that the
state welfare system should be changed.
He admitted a need exists for welfare,
but suggested "incentives to work and
earn, and a system of goals need to
be built into welfare. Now, you get on
it, and you stay on it."
Discussing die relationship of segre-
gated housing patterns and segregated
schools, O'Brien said the establish-
ment of low-cost housing throughout
the county might have merit, but
"traditionally, public housing becomes
a new ghetto."
Circuit Court Clerk Paulie Miller,
a guest at the breakfast, recalled the
early days of Louisville's history,
"when the Irish settled in Portland,
and the Germans in Germanlown, during
the first generation."
Assimilation came in later genera-
Speaking of last week's house vote
resolving to petition Congress to in-
troduce a constitutional amendment
banning racial busing, O'Brien said
"It was a watered down version, re-
questing a single amendment, rather
than a Constitutional Convention," as
its backers had wanted.
Since the resolution has passed the
House, though, O'Brien said, "it's
Daisy's problem now."
Noting he has received no letters in
favor of busing, O'Brien added, "I think
this issue has caused a lot of people
who are not normally concerned to be-
come interested in what their legisla-
tors are doing."
"On every issue there's going to be
two sides." O'Brien added. "I know
I can't make everybody happy."
Mrs. Thaler added "Contrary to what
some say, this is not a racialproblem.
I've talked to black people in my dis-
trict, and they don't want to leave their
community schools, either."
Bleick von Bleicken of Fern Creek,
chairman of (lie Million Dollar Youth
and Community Foundation, told the
group, "A pressure cooker situation
is being created, as the black inner
city is being surrounded by white
suburbs who don't want them.
"The black, inner city schools are
inferior. We must be concerned about
this. Busing is not Hie answer, but
good answers need to lie found.
"Tlie constitution cannot protect yon
to the exclusion of any minority,"
von Bleikoii concluded. "Solutions must
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26, at 7:30 pm. In the school cafe-
teria. Admission will be $1.00 per
person. There will be special prizes
and a flower boutique sale.
THE JAYCEES' regular meeting is
today, Feb. 14, at 8 pm In the Jef-
fersontown Community Center. Young
men between the ages of 18 and 35
are welcome to attend.
"THE NEW SPIRIT," an Interdenom-
inational singing group of 30 young
people, will present a sacred concert
at Jeffersontown Baptist Church on
Sunday, Feb. 17, at 6 pm. The church
Is located at 10011 Taylorsvllle Road.
A VALENTINE Sweetheart box supper
will be sponsored by the Spares and
J alrs class at Jeffersontown Christian
Church on Saturday, Feb. 16. The wo-
men are to bring a decorated box
supper to feed two people. The boxes
will be auctioned at 6:30 pm, and
there will be entertainment.
Classes for prospective members will
begin at Jeffersontown Christian
Church on Wednesday, Feb. 27, at 7:10
pm. There will be separate classes
for children, youth, and adults. Also
beginning on Sunday, Feb. 24, a
five-session course will be held for
AN "ART for Religion" display will
be held at Christ Lutheran Church
from Feb. 24 to March 6. The mem-
bers of the congregation have been
preparing for the display for several
It is open to people of any age in the
congregation, and all forms of art are
accepted, from poetry to sculpture.
Each entry Is to have some religious
significance. Entries will be on display
throughout the church. Visitors are
welcome to view the display whenever
the church is open.
JEFFERSONTOWN High School's
Booster Club will sponsor a donkey
basketball game on Saturday, Feb.
23, at ttie school, A preliminary game
will be held at 6:30 pm and includes
the All-Star Optimist teams. The
donkey game starts at 8 pm.
Advance tickets are 00 cents for
children and $1 for adults, and may
be purchased at the school bookstore.
Saturday night admission will be 70
rents for children and $1.20 for adults.
THE WOMAN'S CLUB of Jefferson-
town will sponsor Its annual student
art, music and sewing contests on
Tuesday, Feb. 19, at 3 pm, at Jef-
fersontown High School.
Prizes will be awarded to winners,
who will go on to district competi-
tion, and refreshments will be served.
At its regular meeting on Tuesday,
Feb. 12. the woman's club voted to
donate $100 to the Kidney Foundation
for nephrology research.
The club also Is planning for its
luncheon and style show, scheduled
for April 20. Members soon will be
selling tickets In the community,
THE SUNSHINE 4-11 Club will meet
Tuesday. Feb. 19, at 7:30 pm, at the
Jeflei Mintown C hristian Church, 10631
Taylorsvllle Road. C all 904-0291 af-
ter 6 pm for more information.
THE COC HRANE Elementary School
PTA plans its monthly meetings on
Tuesday, Fell. 19. in the school cafe-
teria, at 7:30 pm. The group will honor
the past presidents of the PTA In a Also, the youth choir of the Jeffer-
Founder's Day Program. sontown Christian Church, the "Peace,
State Representative Mark O'Brien Love and Harmony Chorus" directed
CD- 3 1st) will be the guest speaker, by George Webb, will perform.
Jeffersontown Little League plans its
first annual benefit dance on Saturday,
March 2, in tlie Saint Edward School
Cafeteria, from 9 pm on.
Music will be provided by tlie Grad-
uates. Admission will be $10 a couple,
with set-ups and beer furnished. For
reservations call 491-4365.
Little league sign-ups will be held on
two Saturdays, March 2, and March 9,
from 10 am to 2 pm, at tlie Jeffer-
sontown Community Center.
A parent should ac company tlie child.
The fees are $10 for tlie first child in
■ ttinilv, $5 for the second, $5 for tlie
third. Any additional child in a family
will not be eliarged.
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