Altoona Mirror from Altoona, Pennsylvania on November 4, 1929 · Page 7
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^ V * " •' ; Ttffltof STATIONS ORDERED. OFF AIR B# ROfifilt| MACK, Stuff Correfpotident. (Cofcyttght, 1929, by Consolidated Press Association.) WASHINGTON, D. C., Nov. 4.— On the warpath with a vengeance, the federal radio commission has ordered off the air twenty broadcasting stations In all parts of the country because they had failed to file applications for renewal of tfieir licenses. The existing licenses of these stations, locals and reglonals, expired at 8 a. m., Oct. 31, at which time no formal applications for renewals had been received. At the same time the commission shook up the assignments on the air of more than a dofcen stations operating in the middle west, practically all of them large stations. It Is part of a program .mapped out by the commission to rid localities of interference, improve reception and generally straighten out the broadcasting setup. Within the past fortnight it has ordered shifts in regional assignments in Florida and California, to clean up local Interferences. Gradually it intends to sweep over the country, adjusting shortcomings in the set up which have been noticed since the sweeping reallocatlon Of just a year ago, Ift which the assignments of 94 per .cettt of the stations were changed. The stations summarily ordered off the air and which must stand trial before their licenses again may be renewed are! \ QEFS, Gloucester, Mass.; WMDL, Tupper Lake, N. Y. { WHBC g Canton, O.; WDAB, Tampa, Fla.; WMBL, Lakeland, Fla.; WTNT, Nashville, Tenn.; KGDK, San Antonio, Tex.; KGHG, McGehee, Ark.; KGHX, Richmond, Tex.; KTBS, Shreveport, La.; WBBC, Valparaiso, Ind., 'KFKZ, Kirkville, Mo.; KGCU, Mandan, N. D.; KLPM, Minot, N. D.; KDB, Santa Barbara, Calif.; KSBI, Po- catellO, Ida.; KUOM, Mlssoula, Mont.; WIBR, Steubenvllle, O.; WRK, Hamilton, O., and WBBY, Charleston, S. C. The action of deleting station is in line with the confirmed belief of commissioners that there are too many stations on the air, but that it would be unjust to order stations olf the air without provocation. The policy has been adopted that any stations violating basic regulations of the commission will suffer the supreme penalty. Should any of the stations give plausible reasons for their failure to file license renewals, they unquestionably will be reinstated, the twenty stations cited, the commission points out, now are unlicensed, and shcmld have been off the air at 3 a. m., Oct. 31. "It is presumed that the stations are not now operating," the commission states in its formal order spilling the demise of the stations. In realigning the fourth, zone setup, the commission adopted recommendations of the engineering division "because it is considered that the public will be considerably benefltted and because certain Important ota- tions will receive bettor assignments than at present." The changes become effective Dec. 1. Station WDAB, operated by the Kansas City Star, is gjven full time on the 610 kilocycle, channel, in lieu of Its six-sevenths^ time, with ita present power of 1,000 watts. Station WOQ, of Kansas City, to make room for the newspaper station, will be shifted to 1,300 kilocycles with two- sevenths time to share with station KFH, Wichita Kan. Station WCFL, operated by the Chicago Federation of Labor and a strong contestant for a better radio opportunity for organized labor, .will be switched from a daylight only cleared channel station, to a full time regional station. The labor station, •which has operated with 1,500 watts on 970 kilocycles, is reduced in power to 1,000 watts at night and placed on "1,280 kilocycles with free run of that channel. During the_day it is authorized to continued using 1,000 watts. Station' WIBW,. Topeko, Kan., will operate on 580 kilocycles and share time with station KSAV, Manhattan, Kan., shifting from Its present 1,300 kilocycle channels. WIBW's power is reduced from 1,000 watts to GOO watte night and from 2,500 watts day to 1,000 watts. WSUI, Iowa City, la., was changed from 580 kilocycles to 600 kilocycles, sharing time with PWMT, Waterloo, la., WSUI'S power to remain at BOO •watts. AtftOOKA i ,, JOVRMBSR, "1929 ^r^f'i'^* MOTH BALLS PROPOSEP TO BAB VISITING DEER J. M. SHAVER DIES AT WINTER HOME MOUNT UNION, Nov. 4.—James M. Shaver, one of Mount Union's most influential citizens, and a member of one" of the oldest families in this vicinity, died at a hospital in St. Petersburg, Fla., after an illness of a few days, word coming to relatives and friends in this city Saturday. Mr. Shaver left here two weeks before nls death with Mrs. Shaver and his daughter, Miss Marian Shaver, after passing the summer and early autumn at their home In East Shirley street,' and expected to pass tho winter at their home in St. Petersburg, which had been the custom of the Shaver family for several years. Mr. Shaver had seemed In his accustomed health and motored with his family. He had shown unusual anxiety to get on the way to the 1 south but became ill soon after arriving in St. Petersburg. Mr. Shaver was born March 17, 1861, at the Shaver homestead just outside the borough limits. He was the son of Peter Shaver, who was one of Mount Union's early and most influential residents. He was a grandson of Major John Shaver, who came to this place from the Aughwick valley about 1797, who was the progenitor of the Shaver kin In and' around Mount Union, and who was one of the original landholders here. James M. Shaver was united in marriage to Miss Lilly Rothwell of Delaware, Nov. 13, 1889, who survives with two sons and one daughter: Leslie Paul Shaver of Dayton, O., George Rothwell Shaver of LOs Angeles, Calif., and Miss Ma'rlan Shaver, at home. He served as president of the borough council and for many years had been a member of the board of trustees of the First Presbyterian church, this city. He had lived retired for the past twenty years, spend- ing fnttch 6f his time in looking after Ms land Interests here and in the south. The bo'dy of Mr; Shaver is expected to arrive in this city tomorrow, accompanied by Mrs. Shaver, over the P. R. R., and will be taken to the home on East Shirley street where it Will remain until Friday afternoon, When It will be taken to the First Presbyterian church, where the funeral services will be held, Rev. Chester W. Todd, pastor of the First Presby- terlal church of Sunbury, and a former pastor of the deceased, officiating. Burial WJH follow In the family plot in the" Odd Fellows cemetery. NO CASES; NO COUUT. COOPER3TOWN, N. D., Nov. 4.— An example of what lawabldng citizens can still accomplish In the face of the present asserted crime wave Is found in the Grlggs county court calendar. The regular fall term of the country had to be tancelled recently due to the fact that there were no cases to be tried. 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