1927 February 25 Hbg Telegram
SECOND SECTION kill by during that fire have have the to for the PLAYED BASEBALL HERE, KILLS SELF IN READING HOME George E. Goodhart Policeman Policeman in Pretzel City 10 Years At one time a catcher on a Hat - risburg baseball team, and for fourteen years a professional hall player, George E. Goodhart, 68, committed suicide by shooting himself in his home,' in Reading, Wednesday. Goodheart has been a policeman in Reading for the past twelve . years. It was In the old State League that Goodhart was well known here, he having captained tne Heading team ot tnat league from 1890 to 1895. It was with a State League club that he played in Harrisburg. He was a catcher, and during his career played on teams from coast to coast, among them being .those of Portland, Me.; Portland, Ore., and New Orleans. Goodhart. recently suffered a breakdown, and had been off duty as a patrolman since February 6. TOWNSHIP WATER HEARINGS TUESDAY ( A ' contract between tK" city and the supervisors of Susquehanna Susquehanna township for supplying water to four fire plugs In the district district district - will come up Tuesday before the Public Service Commission .for approval. The city recently took ' over the water supply in that territory. territory. The rental will be $40 an - nuallyr and the proposed contract is for five years. The commission on the same day will have before it the application,, application,, for incorporation of the Hampden Water Company to supply supply that portion of the township Hill.