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mm FULL LEASED WIRE , Classified Ads Reach nearly 4,000 homes dally, and are eagerly read. If you have any wants they will pay. Telephone 15 CnlM Pra. Bmle Complete Conn cj t.. Nation-il nd World J d,7 bippena. Serving; Dn County. ! t- i if-?;' The Albany Democ Herald, Vol. LXIX, No. 249 ALBANY, LINN COUNTY, OREGON, THURSDAY, APRIL 30, 1936 The Albany Herald, Vol. LXI, No. 239 METHODIST YOUTH TO MEET FRIDAY OREGON SOLONS FILE DAM PLAN 0 PLAN ETH OPE Al MORGENTHAU Memorial Unveiling, May Pole Dances and Track Meet on Friday Program III FIGHT CHANGES Roberts, Robert Christopherson, Bob Mikkelson, Glenn Schlegcl, LeRoy Holloway, Roy Eastburn and Paul Stocker, alternate; eighth grade, Billie Hobbs, Keith Underwood, Bobby Witherrite, Kenneth Burnett, Jack Ralston, James Morley, and Douglas Gates, alternate; ninth grade: Kenneth Gourley, Raymond Barnes, Gordon Ferguson, Warren Gaskill, Lyle Larsen, Alvin Obcrson and Robert Scherf, alternate. Broad jump Eighth grade: David Gowans, Phillip Bennett and Floyd Rice; ninth grade, Tommy Tohy, Roy Andrews, Geofrey Wilcox and Morgan Harmon. Shot-put Ed Putnam, Bruce Smelser and Roy Delicti. Madison Boys Madison junior high school entrants are: 75-yard dash Seventh glade, Lowell Hadley, Ted Moore. Robert Warnke. Robert Campbell and Dick Lindley; eighth grade, Robert Toirence, Orville Soderstrom and Dale Stillwell; ninth grade, Robert Franklin, Bobby Kendig and Kenneth Erb. Hurdles Seventh grade, Phillip Alexander, Dale La Rue and Don Peebler: eighth grade, Carrol Hyde, Wallace Hunter and Robert Tuttle; ninth grade, Kenneth Leabo, Elmer Walker and Raymond Meyer. Relay Seventh grade, William Halsey, Jimmie Cochell, Gordon Bragg. Johnnie Suescns, Donald Alexander, Carl Gregory, and Practically every pupil in Albany's public school system will participate tomorrow in the annual school May day field day events, which will take place on the Central school athletic field. The day's events will start with May pole dances, eight in number, which will constitute a feat-ure of the J. K. Weatherford memorial unveiling at Takenah park, starting at 1 p. m. In this connection it was announced today by Mrs. R. L. Burk-hart. president of the Albany. Garden club, who will unveil tho memorial, and City School Super-: intendent Rex Putnam, that in case weather is inclement the program incidental to the unveiling will take place at the Albany armory instead of out of doors. ; Mrs. Burkhart was an organizer and first president of the A1-' bany club. The Garden chdj secured the stone commemorating the memory of the late Mr. Weatherford. Frank Wood, local stone cutter, today affixed the plaque which explains the purpose of the monumental stone. Persons will ze posted at the park to direct attending crowds to the armory if it is raining. Field Events at 2 Following this event, at 2 p. m., will come the school field events, which in turn will be followed by the Albany-Corvallis high school track meet. While the list of pupils to re- foitm hnsilth nwitrHc linrl nnt Vwifin fnmnlnlori Into InHnv il wac on. nr.nnr.H (hot Ihn ow.rd will hn announced from the platform at i the Central school grounds to-1 morrow. ' i Keen contests are- promised in the junior high school athletic events, which will take place along with the grade school events according to Luclle Murphy, school physical education director, Wh0 lemrai cnirira L,ica I , In the boys events the Central V(m j.k 'Bi,d and Felix Her-school entrants are. manson; njnth E,.ad0i Paul wii 75-yard dash-Seventh grade: ,i(imson Ed stl.ykcl. and Herbert Richard A. Miller, Dick B. Miller JyminB . Bobby Swanson, Gordon Jacobs niiu uuuvi I uuit;a, vifiiiii iouc. Ed McKec, Dick McRcynolds and Carlos Gutticrez; ninth grade: Bryan Roberts, Lloyd McKnight and Neill Shepard. Hurdles Seventh grade: Tom Dawson, Norman Obcrson and Jack Lemomns; eighth grade: Billy Hutchins, Douglas Chandler and George Manning; ninth grade: Ray Williamson, Warren Wickman and Clarence Wicks. Relay Seventh grade: Kenneth Would Place Bonnevil Under Control of War Dept. Washington, April 30. Sen. Charles wlcNary and Sen. Frederick Steiwer introduced a bill in the senate today combining and clarifying previous measures for conipleton and operation of projects on , the Columbia river in Oregon. The bill provided that, for navigation improvement, the dam, Iocks and power plant at Bonneville, Ore., shall be completed as a federal project and operated under direction of the Secretary of War. Power not needed for operation of navigation facilities would be disposed uf at wholesale, under contracts up to 25 years, to states, countries, cities and other public agencies or cooperative organizations not seeking profit. Rates would be designed to repay the government for costs of maintenance. Rates to be paid by the ultimate consumer would be based on the cost of production. 178 AGED GET OK FOR HELP Investigation of al! old-age assistance records on file at the court house has been completed with the exception of 3G, in six of which cases addresses of county old age pensioners have not yet been ascertained, according to Caroline Doolittle, executive secretary of the Linn county relief committee which has disposed of 181 prospective recipients of assistance. Of the 181 cases passed upon by the committee, all but three were listed as eligible for old age assistance. Of the three one was disallowed because of refusal to assign property to the county and in two cases it was found that recently changed circumstances have provided the persons involv ed with sufficient . incomes for family expenses and rendered further assistance unnecessary. Thus a total of 178 persons were declared eligible for assistance, out of a total of 239 who had been receiving county pensions. Of the remainder, the committee records show, six persons arc believed eligible for assistance now available to the blind; four have died, five did not wish to reapply for assistance, seven have rnoved from the county, six have moved to addresses not now known and 3 arc slated for further investigation. Meanwhile new applications have been placed on file as they have arrived at the Linn county relief office, and investigation of these petitions' will start immediately, Miss Doolittle said today. It will not be necessary for applicants to revist the relief office, Miss Doolittle said, for the investigators will visit each applicant in his or her home. The relief committee has been meeting each week this month and social workers have been working - overtime investigating assistance applications and preparing their reports. The committee disposed of 1 17 applications at its meeting this week. ELEVATOR BEING INSTALLED Elevator service at the First Na tional bank building was suspend ed today while a new elevator was being installed. The new vehicle is expected to be in place and ready for service to tomorrow afternoon. TO INSTALL CHARTER Local Rotarians will constitute a delegation that will go to Silver ton Monday night to attend cere monies incidental to installation of a new Rotary club there. The rites will follow a banquet scheduled fur 6:30 p. m. AUNT HET BY ROBERT QUILLEN "Folks didn't throw away anything in the old days. They aluoiys figured the girls might need It when they got married." (CoprrisM. mi, Pnbtulwn ju) GETS START IN TODAY Sponsors Hope Measure to , Be Passed Before ' End of Week MANY SHIPS SOUGHT Large Increase Personnel of Fleet Provided in Proposal Washington, April 30. The house unexpectedly began consideration of the $531,068,707 "big navy" bill today in a surprise move designed to .pass the measure before the end of the week. The bill was brought up on the floor after Majority Leader William B. Bankhead, D., Ala., asserted a "situation had developed" making it advisable to consider the measure immediately. More Ships Sought The navy bill, reported favorably by the appropriations committee only today, carries funds for starting construction of two new $50,000,000 battleships. 12 destroyers, six submarines and 333 new planes, in addition to funds for drastically increasing personnel of the navy and marine corps. Completion of the navy bill will leave only the deficiency bill carrying $1,500,000,000 for relief as the last major "must" piece of legislation on the house slate. The bill, as reported, is $41,-792,732 larger than the appropriation for the current fiscal year but $18,522,592 less than budget estimates for 1937. Would Enlist More The bill calls for: 1 Increase in enlisted strength from the present 88,000 men to an average of 96,500. 2 Increase in marine corps personnel from 16,000 to 17,000. . . 3--Expcnditure ..of , $182,500,000 for- continuing--work on ships under construction and the 12 destroyers and six submarines to be laid down. 4 Appropriation of $40,000,000 for. aviation development including 333 new planes or about the same outlay of funds for the current fiscal year. PYTHIAN SISTERS DISTRICT MEETING DUE HERE TUESDAY ' Albany will be the mecca next Tuesday for the district convention of the Pythian Sisters, with j Alpha Temple, No. 1, of Albany In charge of the arrangements and entertainment. ' Mrs. B. L. Brothcrton is in charge of arrangements, and isj acting as district grand chief. Mrs. Louis Bennett, Lebanon, formerly of Albany, is to be the presiding convention officer. The sessions will open at 1:30 o'clock in the afternoon at the K. of P. Hall, Second and Lyon streets and continue until 5 o'clock. At 6:30 o'clock a banquet is to be held at the Baptist church and the evening meetings will open at 7:30 o'clock. More than 200 delegates and members are expected from Scio, Salem, Silvorton, Independence, Dallas, Corvallis, Lebanon and Eugene. A number of grand officers will also be in attendance. Winning Posters Sent to Astoria Mrs. Robort Sipe.- chairman of the .local American Legion poppy poster contest, has mailed to Astoria for entrance in a state-wide contest the three posters which won first awards in the local contest, for which judging has been completed. .... The posters were shown in three classes of which the winners were: Class 1, composed of the fourth, fifth and sixth grades. Zed Merrill, jr.. first and Mary Loy Conrad second; class 2, seventh, eighth and ninth grades, Clarence Bates, first and Clement Miller second: class three, high school. Frank Merrill first and Homer Grocning second. Winners of the state contest will compete in a nation-wide contest. The first and second award winners In class 1 and 2 received $1 and 50 cents respectively each, while the high school winners received $2 and $1 respectively, all cash. I Honorable mention was accord-! ed Evelyn McTimmonds of the I high school. Dale Peterson, Central j school, competing in class No. 1 ; and Jack Talbott of St. Mao's Academy competing in class 2. i Judges were Mrs. M. M. Stock-j er. Mrs. Daniel Freeman and Mrs. i J. Boyd Patterson. Prize winning posters were exhibited in the Blain store during the weekend, and they and other posters will be exhibited coring the impending American Legion poppy tale. HOUSE SAKS DEFICIT 6 Treasury Chief Blames Most of Increase Upon Bonus 1937 TO SEE DROP Appeals ' Senate Finance Committee to OK Tax Bill Washington. April 30. Secretary of the Treasury Henry Mor-genthau, Jr.. today estimated the 1936 fiscal year deficit would hit an all-time peace-time record high of $5,966,000,000. . Morgenthau, appealing tr. the senate finance committee for enactment of President Roosevelt's full tax program, revealed that bonus payments and other developments since presentation of President Roosevelt's budget message in January had shot the estimated deficit up from $3,234,507,-392 to only a few million dollars short of $6,000,000,000. 1937 Drop Predicted At the same time, he estimated the 1937 deficit would drop to about $2,675,000,000. The president in his budget message estimated the 1937 deficit at about' $1,098,-000.000 without taking account of relief expenditures. Morgenthau attributed the increase almost entirely to bonus rfayments which he predicted would tap treasury resources for about $2,237,000,000. Had it not been for this factor, he said, a steadily reduced deficit might have been expected. War Deficits Higher In the war years of 1918 and 1919 the treasury ran in the red more than $9,000,000,000 and $13,-370,000,000, respectively. The largest previous peace time deficit was In 1934 when it amounted to $3,-965.991,685. ' Morgcnthau's ' testimony' rwas supported by that of Internal Revenue Commissioner Guy T. Hel-vering. Both were subject to cross-examination by republican committee members, especially concerning the corporate tax changes recommended by Mr. Roosevelt and incorporated in the bill passed by the house. DEMOCRATS MAKE CONTINUED GAINS IN REGISTRATIONS Salem, Ore., April 30. More voters are registered for the May 15 primary election than have signed for any nominating election in Oregon's history. Secretary of State Snell said today. 'Total registration was 478,186. a gain of 51,533 since the last presidential preference primary in 1932 when the total was 425,-653. The record figure was 16.272 above the registration for the 1934 primary of 461,914. For the first time In years,, the democratic party had a majority in four counties Baker, Harney, Klamath and Union. The count was close in four others Deschutes, Gilliam, Jefferson and Wallowa. - . The democratic party registration was 198.322, a gain of 76,122 in the last four years and an increase of 31,818 over the 1934 primary. Republican registration dropped to 271,149, a loss of 23,855 in four years and 14,352 since 1934. TO OPEN CAMPAIGN Rev. Alan Banks, pastor of the local Pentacostal Assembyl of God, announced today that Cecil Grice and his sister, who have served similarly at Pentecostal camp meetings frequently, will be present at special services at the local Assembly Sunday incidental to the opening of a one-week evangelistic campaign in which they will participate. ZIONCHECK AGAIN Washington. April 30. Rep. Marion A. Zioncheck, D.,- Wash.. 48 hours a bridegroom and hardly that much more out of the toils of the law, was arrested once again at nearby Alexandria, Va., today on a charge of speeding 62 miles an hour. n LEBANON MAN FINED Clare C. Cotter, Lebanon, is serving a 5-day jail sentence here in lieu of payment of a $10 fine which was levied on him by Judge Harvey A. Wight. In Justice court at Lebanon when he pleaded guilty to charge of illegally transferring license plates. YOt'NG MACCABEES TO MBBT Announcement was made today that the Maccabees' junior court will meet Saturday at the Knights of Pythias hall at 2 p. m. The Junior Maccabees will start softball practice also Saturday, was announced. O BILLION DUE Large Attendance Due to Come for District Conference More than 150 young people will convene at Albany tomorrow night for the annual convention of the Salem district league of Methodist youth, to which the Albany Methodist church will be host Friday night, Saturday and Sunday, it was announced today by Rev. T. D. Yarnes, pastor of the local church. Represented will be approximately 50 churches in Tillamook, Yamhill, Marion, Benton, Linn, Lincoln and Lane counties, which comprise the Salem district, Rev. Yarnes said. The opening event will be a banquet at the church at 6 p.m. Friday, after which the opening session will be held, according to the program. Three meetings will be held Saturday, one in the morning, one in the afternoon and one in the evening, with devotional ceremonies at each session. Officers will be elected Saturday afternoon and will be installed at the closing session Sunday at 2:30 p.m. Rev. Yarnes will preach a sermon to the convention Sunday morning. In addition to the delegates ten ministers and three other young people's leaders are expected at th convention, Rev. Yarnes said. GUN IS TRACED IN AKIN CASE Portland. Ore., April 30. The state today introduced evidence against Jack B. Justice, on trial on a charge of the murder of W. Frank Akin, former state investigator, to show he was in Portland when Akin was killed and to attempt to trace the gun with which Akin was killed to Justice. The testimony concerning the gun was preliminary to the testimony which was to be given by Peggy Paulos late this afternoon who was expected to testify that Justice hired Leo .Hall. .Bremen-ton mass murderer to kill Akin, and trace the gun to Hall. Gladys Johnson Hart testified that she met Justice in Portland on November 19, 1933, the day before Akin was killed, and again on November 20, the day he was killed. Frank C. McCarthy, Seattle, said he gave the gun in question or "a" gun, the gun with which Akin was killed has never been found to James Smith, Seattle bootlegger, for two pints of liquor. Smith, who said he was bootlegging in Seattle at the time, said he gave the gun to Peggy Paulos, who had been living with him and his wife, "about the middle of November, 1933." TODAY'S SCORES Mir I'nftrrf rrta National League R. H. E. Philadelphia 5 6 1 Pittsburgh 6 11 2 Jorgens. Passcau and Grace; Weaver, Brown and Todd. R. H. E. Boston 3 6 1 Cincinnati 1 5 2 MacFaydcn and Lopez; Sehott. Brennan and Lombard!. American League R. H. : E. Chicago .............. 4 13 3 Boston 16 18 2 R. H. E. .8 11 3 .12 14 4 St. Louis . . Philadelphia R. H. E. Cleveland 1 4 4 New York .....8 10 1 From the Headlines By Deacon Richmond "New System of Poker to Be Devised by Culbertson" Culbertson may be all right in systematizing bridge, at any rate he has the scheme for getting pat- ronage; but when it comes to poker, if you'd gather in the kale, there's just i yy-j one rule t I ''" M CeP'a'n '' " JO ninB w'thou' rK " " isn'1 fi tl0n as t0 d VII one rule that's win- ithout fail. qucs- deuces running wild, or if it s strip or or some form far more mild. You'll often find an ace-high straight is not enough to win; and then you'll see a pair of treys that gather in the tin. A stack of chips, and courage, may make a lone ace pay. if the man. who's sitting opposite, will throw a straight away. The rule is very simple, though it's rather hard to plav, you simply have to know the time to throw your flush away: and. working frnn the other side. I trust it's understood, you must be just as certain when your pair of treys is good. ADDiSJBABA Emperor Hopes Italians Move in Without Bloodshed 1 SASA BANEH IS TAKEN Threat of Storms Brings Hope Invaders May Be Halted N Addis Ababa, April 30. Em- peror Haile Selassie ordered tho capital left undefended today. hoping the Italians would. Occupy it without bloodshed. He sent 3,000 of his troops back: from the line of the Italian advance. The government prepared to leave for an unknown destination, leaving the Blata Takalla, a high local official, to remain with tho police until the last moment to preserve order. Heavy storm clouds gathered to the north, and gave slim hope to . the terrified populace that the forces of nature might impede the conquerors. Hot heads talked of gathering men and going out to meet the Italians but most people prayed for rain British Red Cross men, who arrived as an Italian plane swept down over the airport and raked it with machine gun fire, reported the Italians about 60 miles from the capital. Sasa Baneh Occupied Rome, April 30. The Italian forces occupied Sasa Baneh, key point in the Fafan river area lead ing to the Addis Ababa-DJiboutl railway, yesterday, an official announcement said today. Susa Baneh is tne last really fortified Ethiopian position bar- ring the way to Harar and rail- ; way. The southern army of Gen, Rudolfo Graziant now is expected here to advance rapidly along ' the caravan routes toward Harar , and Diredawa, encircling the ' Ethiopians on the southeast as the northern armies are doing on. the west and north, around tho capital. The official announcement said also that the Italians continued their advance after capturing: Sasa Baneh, occupying Bullalch, 12 miles northeast of there. , TRUCKER WRECKS TRAFFIC DODGER WHO HOGS ROAD Corvallis, April 30. Roy Broadwater, Corvallis, actually did what many a motorist has wished to do. He deliberately wrecked an automobile that had hogged the road, forcing Broadwater into the ditch on one sidu of the road and State Officer Iver Ross off the road on the other. The incident took place yesterday on the west side highway two miles so)th of Corvallis. Broadwater was driving south, accord-ina to the report of Officer Ross, and Ross was going north. At . some distance behind the truck was a passenger car, and behind it another automobile, driven by George Francis Moody, Philomath. According to the officer, Moody passed the car ahead of him, but instead of swinging in behind tho truck to let the officer go by, ha attempted to pass the truck too, A collision was avoided only because the truck and the officer both gave room at the risk ot wrecking their respective vehicles. The officer stopped, turned around and proceeded to take out after Moody. Meanwhile, however, Broadwater had the same idea. He speeded up and overtook Moody. As he did so, right before the officer's eyes, he turned to his right and crowded Moody oft the highway, without himself stopping. Then the officer started after the truck. As he approached, according to the report, Broadwater also attempted to wreck Ross's car, thinking he was dealing again with Moody. '. Officer Ross arrested both Moody and Broadwater and brought them to i justice court here. Each driver was fined $25, and Broadwater agreed to pay for damage to Moody's machine, Broadwater paid his fine without flinching. "I'd do it again," ho told the court. AUTOMOBILES COLLIDE According to a report on file at police headquarters automobiles' driven by C. C. Curry and Roberta Wire collided at Fifth and Lyon streets without causing great damage or injuring anyone late yestcr day. BOUND TO GRAND JURY Walter Schneider of Lebanon, was bound over In justice court this morning under $300 bond after he had waived preliminary ! hearing on a statutory charge. D-G PAYMENTS Attempt Shift Control of Woods From Interior Dept. Reported ARTICLE CHALLENGED Charges Forests Poorly Cared for Meet With Denial Roseburg, Ore., April 30. County judges and commissioners of Oregon-California hind grant counties met Wednesday to consider a reported attempt to remove administration of the for ests from the department of in terior and deprive the counties of taxes from grants. Guy Cordon, Roseburg attorney who was instrumental in obtaining legislation permitting collection of taxes on the Oregon-California land grant properties forfeited to the government, explain ed the situation. Magazine Article Irks Agitation to supplant administration of forest lands by the department of interior, by some other arrangement not yet advocated publicly, was climaxed by an article written by Ovid Butler and appearing in American Forests magazine recently, Cordon said. The officials authorized Cordon to correspond' with 'the American Forests association and Butler to learn what the association expects to develop in the attack on the present administration of the forests in those counties which include O. & C. lands. Forest Decline Denied Butler asserted in his article that proper care was not being taken of the forest land, that value of the forests was declining rapidly due. to devastation and waste. . Judges and commissioners branded Butler's assertions untrue and decided to meet the "propaganda" with urlieles for the press revealing the true status of land grant properties in Oregon. , No legislation favoring abolition of amendment of the present Stanficld act, which permits state and counties to levy taxes against the government on land grants, will be permitted to pass unchallenged, the group decided. REHEARSALS HELD ON CAMPUS FOR MAY DAY EVENTS Final coronation rehearsals and May day activities are being stag ed on the Albany college campus, in view of the coming May week end, which will see alumni re turn to the grounds Saturday, May 2. Completion of the royal court was announced this morning by Queen Wilma Dick, when word was received from Portland that Miss Arlene Speer and Miss Aula Macehi would represent the Portland unit in the coronation ceremonies, scheduled to begin ixl 2 p. m. Teams traveled yesterday into the Linn county high schools, issuing invitations to t he .student bodies to uttend the May fete Saturday. ' IIOL'SE E.NTRV FAILS Clark Caldwell reported to police headquarters this morning that he heard someone attempting to open the rear door of his home at 1037 West Eleventh street early today. Investigation by Caldwell revealed footprints in soft dirt near the door. ARE PARENTS OF SON Mr. and Mrs. A. G. Senders received word here today that a son was born this morning at Portland to their daughter, Mrs. Stanley Lang, and husband. The little boy has been named Stewart Senders Lang. He is the first child in the Lang family. BANK LIQUIDATOR SUES Mark Skinner, state superintendent of bunks in charge of liquidating the Bank of Browns-viile, has filed suit in circuit court here seeking to foreclose a mortgage given as security on a note on which $1059.00 is allegedly due. I. S. LAND BANK SL'ES Suit has been filed in circuit court here by tiie Federal Land bank of Spokane againct M. C. Slate et al for $5390 allegedly due on a note secured by a mortgage to farm land. PAtt I'lOfllTf DA1W4I Vandalism in damaging and destroying public property in Takenah park Is reported by the caretaker. The electric light equipment on the bandstand has been wantonly damaged. Albany Symphony's Second Concert to Be Sunday Event Lloyd Phelps, alternate: ninth grade, Edwin Kreger, Howard Francis Hulburt, Wayne HoltZ, Hartt, Stanley Hcisinger, George Dolan. and Leland Ammon, alternate; eighth grade, Jimmie Shaler, Bernard Parson, Jack Prince, Arthur Coddingtun, Lewis Winter-stein, Billie Dc Waal and Robert Tuttle, alternate. Broad jump Eighth grade, Jimmie Shouph and Lawrence Smith; Renninge," : ninth grade. Ray Kelty, Harold ;.,, ir;..i,iu mil i , Shot-put Ninth grade, Byron Newman, Charles Fisk and Charles Johnson. Madison Girls In the junior high school girls' events the following arc Madison entries: Hurdles Seventh grade. Norma Abbott; eighth grade, Ethel Mol-lett; ninth grade, Esther Conner and Mac Schultz. 75-yard dash Seventh grade, (PImk Turn t P Two! deal to rounding out the orchestra rehearsals and concerts with his stringed bass. Betty Fitzpalrick, Albany high school carnival queen, and Victor Groening. Albany high school student body president, will act as head ushers. Members of the queen's retinue will assist in the ushering. They are: Zella Mae Uar-rett, Maxine Stenberg, Genevieve Williams, Evelyn McTimmonds, Betty Jane Livingston, Virginia Johnston and Catherine Bowman. Bob Spence, Kenton Bradley, John Richmond, Frank Merrill, Wayne Wilber, Robert Robertson, John Dooley, will also usher. Miss Gilchrist and Bob Douglas, members of the queen's court will ; play in the orchestra. I No admission charge is to be made, but a free will offering is to be taken during the concert, the j proceeds of which will go toward defraying the expenses of the con-jcert and to apply on the music .fund. Musicians to Try In State Contest Albany will be represented by 11 youthful musicians in the annual state music contest at Portland Friday and Saturday, it became known today. The group, together wtih parents and instructors, will make up a party of 21 'persons who will participate in I and witness the contests. Contestants from Albany or , students of Albany instructors will i include Juanita Holt, of Jefferson, ; Edith Gilchrist, Marilee Looney and Donald Nebcrgull, all in the four hands and solo piano class; iKatherine Sorcnson, hymns and solo class. Donald Height and Clif-i ford Leonard, hymns and Mildred ! Aya. Bud Smith, Billy Bacon and ! Ruth Shelby, 'Constituting a string quartet. Accompanying these contestants to Portland will be Mrs. Jed Looney, Mrs. E. A. Sorenson, Mrs. Tom Gilchrist, Mrs. Charles Leonard, Mrs. D. E. Nebergall, Mrs. Cecil Holt of Jefferson; Mrs. John 1 Beight, Prof. ystin A. Miller, j piano instructoi, Mrs. Martha : Veal, violin instructor and Mrs. I Norbet Aya. ".'':, ! 3- 6" Plans are rapidly rounding into shape for the presentation of the second concert by the Albany Symphony orchestra next Sunday, at 3 o'clock at the Albany armory, it was announced today. Word has bej;n received that the musicians from Lebanon. Eugene and Corvallis, who augment the Albany group will be on hand Sunday. It was announced by Prof. Loren Luper that the hour of rehearsal in the morning has been changed from 11 o'clock, in order not' to interfere with Albany church services. Two of the Albany members are said to be the youngest and oldest in point of service in Albany orchestras, these are Edith Gilchrist and Frank Woods, Miss Gilchrist, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas M. Gilchrist, plays the flute in the orchestra and is 15 years of age. Miss Gilchrist is also an accomplished pianist. Mr. Wood, who has been playing in Albany orchestras for a great many years, adds a great Two Men Hurt in Three Wov Wreck Three Salem cars were involved in an accident five miles north of Albany on the Pacific highway in which both occupants of one car were injured. Investigation by State Officer Winters revealed that William G. Earle, Salem, and Frank Walker, Gervais, were traveling south in one car, when it was struck by a north-bound car driven by F. R. Rundle, also of Salem. Rundle lost control of his car, it was found, as he was passed by a third Salem car driven by Marion Currey. Currey told the officer that he had plenty of room in which to pass Rundle and gave ample clearance, but that he heard a contact between his car and Rundle's just as he was passing. He stopped, Currey said, but in the mecantime Rundle's car swung into the ditch to the driver's right and then sharply turned across the road ' into Earle's machine. The two injured m"n were taken to Salem. It was not believed they were seriously hurt. The colliding cars were both badly damaged. o G 0 o Q 0 Co)

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