Norman Cole Hurt By Enraged Boar
Norman Cole Route 1 farmer was painfully injured Saturday morning at his farm wile trying to load a large boar into a trailer so the animal could be taken to the sale. Cole got into the pen to drive the boar into the trailer and then animal turned and attacked him, tossing him into the air, then goring him in the back as he lay face down in the pen. Cole’s son, Kenneth, beat the animal with a rake to get his attention from the injured man, who was then able to get into the trailer. Cole’s son and Leland Frye, who works on the farm, were able to keep the animal from entering the trailer until he calmed down and then helped Cole to safety. He was taken to Mercy hospital where 27 stitches were taken in wounds in his back and hips. The boar delivered to the sale later, weighed 790 pounds.
Brother of Kunan On Ill-fated ’Thresher’
Sidney Lynn Middleton, 26, of route 6 Nampa, was a member of the crew that perished when the nuclear powered submarine, U.S.S. Thresher, was lost in the Atlantic Wednesday; He was the brother of Mrs. Paul Duschka of Kuna.
The Melba Herald
Home Ec Teacher’s Pie Recipe Picked For New Cook Book
Mrs. Ole Beymer, Home Economic instructor at Melba High School was honored by the “Favorite of Home Economics Teachers” when they chose her pumpkin Pie recipe for their new cook book. This cookbook includes 2000 favorite recipes and beverages, candies and other desserts submitted by Home Economic teachers from all over the United States. It is for sale by local Ec. Students.
Band Outstanding At District Festival
Melba High School Band did an outstanding performance at the District Three music Festival held Friday and Saturday of last week at Weiser, being the only Band in Class C to receive an I rating from all three judges. The young musicians wore their new uniforms. Individual solos ratings were Dee Fuhriman I on both Trombone and baritone; Diane Miller I rating on Clarinet and II on Piano; Janel Zeyer I on Alto Sax and III on Piano; Paula Merrill III on Clarinet. The Girls Glee Club received a II rating