Altoona Mirror from Altoona, Pennsylvania on May 27, 1930 · Page 10
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V '» ' X * OF COAL HOLDING ITS OWN (Special to Altoona Mirror.) . WASHINGTON, D. C., May 27.— i*he output of bitumlous coal In Pcnn- aylv&nia continues to hold Its own In the face of successive dfecllnes In the national production during the past few •weeks, figures released by the department Of commerce today Indicated. The Keystone state output was 2,448,000 tons 'doting the week ended May 10, an increase from 2,422,000 tons Of tBe week before although still below the 2,654,000 tons mined during the corresponding week last year. While the state output was increasing 26,000 tons In the two weeks this year, however, the production for the United States was declining from 8,335,000 to 8,285,000 tons, the some figures showed. This trend for the country as a whole continued into the week ending May 17, the department wen on to show, B.155.000 tons being mined throughout the country during that week. This was a drop of 130.000 tons or 1.6 per cent from the 8.285,000-ton output the week before. For the first two days of the week beginning May 19, the American Railway association stated, car loadings of coal amounted to 53,873 cars, a slight increase from 53,426 cars which were loaded the first two days the previous week. The association also stated that 143,415 cars of bituminous originated on the 115 principal railroad carriers of the commodity, as against 145,406 cars originating on the same lines the week before. The April production of bituminous in Pennsylvania, also announced by the department today, was 10,325,000 tons, a jump of 120,000 tons over the 10,205,000 tons mined in the state In March. As compared with April, 1930, however, when 11,064,000 tons was mined, this total was somewhat off. It was still far above the 1928 level, however, 8,803,000 tons being mined in the state Jn April of that year. SCOUT SIPLE TOO BUSY FOR GIRLS (By United Press.) BALBOA, C. Z., May 27.—Bqy Scout Paul Siple of Erie, Pa., youngest member of the Byrd Antarctic expedition, has too many other things to occupy his time to bother much about girls. "Girls?" he repeated, when asked his opinion. "Shucks! I have the highest regard and admiration for nice girls generally, but have never thought much about being in love, being busy with other things.". 'In that way the tall, husky youth who was chosen from among the thousands of Scouts in the United States to accompany Rear Admiral Richard E. Byrd to the Antarctic, disposed of rumors connecting him with various alleged romances which have developed since his trip two years ago. Admiral Byrd and other members of the expedition were unanimous in praising Siple as a good scout and a willing worker during the long stay In the South Pole region. Siple celebrated his 21st birthday at Rock Barrier, but he still appears quite boyish with his wide smile and his manifest interest in birds, fishes, motorboats and radio inventions. Siple Is not yet certain about the future. He may resume his Inter- SPRING GARDENER. FINISHES THE SEASON OM GOIFGREENS! CONTRACTORS ARE COMPLETING JOBS HARRISBURG, Mft.y 27.—The completion of two projects in Cambria and one in Blair county was announced todny by James L,yall Stuart, secretary of the Pennsylvania department of highways. All three roads are expected to be thrown open to traffic by the end of the month. tn Cambria county, the mile project connecting the city of Johnstown and Lorain borough and tho half mile project from Johnstown and Ferndale have been completed and will be thrown open to traffic this week. Both these projects are concrete, twenty and eighteen feet wide, respectively, and will provide shorter improved routes into Johnstown from these two boroughs. In Hollidaysburg borough, the paving of a half mile of route Np. 220 through the borough will be completed this week. This project provides for the elimination of double street car tracks on the heavily traveled street over which route No. 220 is routed and the replacement of the wornout brick paving with concrete. The new automobile roadway will be twenty feet rupted studies at Allegheny college, or take up advanced scout work. During his stay in the Canal Zone, Slple has spent much of his time ashore as the guest of the Canal Zone scoutmaster, J. A. Klemmer. Klemmer's attractive young daughter, Angela, a swimming star, has played chauffeur to the youthful explorer, showing him all the sights of the zone, much to the envy of the other young ladies here. GOOD TEETH MUST HAVE VITAMINS AND MINERALS Foods Should Be Eaten Regularly That Are Rich in Vitamins "C" and "D" Vitamins, minerals and roughage, as supplied by the balanced diet, directly and indirectly con- tribnt* to promoting good teeth and gums. Foods should be eaten regularly that abound in Vitamins "C" and "D." These include tomatoes, fresh peas, raw cabbage, spinach, lettuce; citrus fruits, raspberries, peaches, apples; eggs, butter and whole milk. In preparing these foods for the table, sugar will make them much more appetizing. Add a dash of sugar to a pinch of salt in cooked vegetables. Follow the same rule in making French dressing for the vegetables. Sweeten stewed fruits to taste. And there are many delicious pudding recipes that call for eggs, butter, milk and sugar. • The balanced diet is much more taste-appealing if sugar is given its place—a« a flavor—in desserts— also jams and jellies. Most foods are more delicious with sugar. The Sugar Institute. wld<s tnroughout the length 01 lire hf ft is expeetefl that this street will be opened to traffic within th« next few weeks. % • .Lynn A. Brua, Jr., junior member ot the flrm of Brua Brothers, contractors, Informed The Mirror today, if no bad weather conditions arise, the pouring of the concrete will be finished by tonight and there remains nothing but the curing of the ceftient. Penn street, the thoroughfare paved, is sixty feet wide, Including the trolley tracks, the portion built by the state and the portion built by the borough. A. R. PATRICK Jeweler Eleven Sixteen, Twelfth Street Have It Delivered To four Home Here's to appetite! And what is so certain to whet dull appetites as a crisp, spicy pickle? Lihby's Sweet Pickles are temptingly crunchy-crisp, for they are made from the firmest, most flawless young cucumbers. And the flavor! Only Libby's special blend of sparkling vinegar and rich spices could account for it. 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