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If SB* i \ '»" - AtT00MA M.I 1ARKETS FOR TODAY -§ A ft? ftt> A Y, ...... FRENZIED SESSION IIH STOCKIARKET Heaviest Since Octo- vbftr Collapse—Huge Blocks ?Tossed In for Whatever *they Will Bring. DAY'S ACTIVITY IN GRAIN MARKET By El.MKK t. WAUZER {;. r. Financial Editor NEW VORK, May B.—The . , stocK •Ry GKOROK C. SCIINACKBl,. (Copyright, 1930. by Altoona Mirror.) CHICAGO. May 3.—The wheat market was lower today under liquidation Influenced by the decline in Liverpool and the weakness in stocks. May opened 101 to 100^, July 103% to 102%, Sept. 10G : 'i to V After the first half- hour May 101',6, July 103'^, Sept. 106%. I Corn was lower with wheat. May ! opened 78V4 to 78, July 80% to >4, Sept. 'SJOi to 5S . After the first half-hour May 78!i'." July 80VI, Sept. 81%. __ Oats sold lower. May opened 40'/.,, market todav went through the most j u , y Ws . Sept. 40',,. After the llrst H.M «Mlon it has seen since the j half-hour May 40',i, July 40«4. Sept. October market collapse. Huge blocks of stock were tossed into the open at whatever prices they might bring. Small traders, frightened by the dristic late break yesterday, unloaded, and the trading pace was the grealcst this year. Pric'cs, however, were slightly higher at 11 a. m. approached. Sales in the lirst Half-hour totaled 1.396,800 shares, al lhe rate of ^v^S,000 shares for a full session or o,5Si,<*x> 000 shares for a shares for a Saturday session The majority were lower Provisions sold lower. BONDS BREAK ON STOCK WEAKNESS Hy r. II. RICHARDSON (Copyright. 1930, by Altoona Mirror.) Ihe, NEW YORK, May 3.—There were in- inltlal sales that ranged to 30.000 ; dications today that the extreme weak- shares but in the first few minutes of ness in stocks was having some effect t&dinR support was encountered. not only on speculative bonds but on *•**£. .P ^ r .:_.. r —L.^^rt H-io nnpn- *v,n liitrlipt' irrnrto issnps. The latter adio corporation featured the open- the higher grad with a block of 30.000 at 54U. off have been rising grade issues. The latter ising for several days un- cler the influence of the lower discount fta ine with a I{f Westinghouse electric rose inore| ra te. hut showed a tendency this than a point from its opening in the , morning to waver. carlv trading. U. S. Steel, Consolidated j Declines were slight in this group, Gas' Fox Film A. international Tele- w ith rather larger losses in some of phone aiid a number ot other popular , t]lc junior rails, which sympathize issues advanced easily in the early 1 ------ . .!„„„!„ ,..-,, h 11,0 mnvnmprirB in trading after the forced liquidation that developed as a result of yesterday's sudden break had been cleaned Trading continued very active, with amusements • furnishing a large amount of the. activity. Today's New lurk miotallonn Quotations lurnlshed for Altoona Mirror by West & O and New Xork bitst National Bank building HAILS: Atchison Baltimore and Ohio Canadian Pacific .. more closely with the movements in stocks. A distinctly weak group was that of the local tractions. Interborough Rapid Transit 5s declined 1% points, and Third Avenue Adjustments and Hudson & Manhattan Adjustments each %• The convertibles continued the decline, with American Telephone & Tel- graph 4 '/is off 3 points'and Interna- jo, members ol Philadelphia j (j ol ' la | Telephone 4',''S a fraction lower, stock exeimnscs, local uiiiee, : p llilade ip n j a & Rea'dlng 6s were off a Open, j point. United States government issues 216 W i were quieter,. with the Liberty 4',4s ":,, I heavy afler gelling up Friday close au9-t I to tlleir "'gn P ricc for tllc y car - It is expected the cheap money situation will bring out some interesting government financing mext month, when one of the highest coupon maturities issued during the period of extreme 112 4T ...108 .. IBS74 Delaware and Hudson Eric Missouri Pacific New Haven • .-....•••• New York Central . Northern Pacific , 'S; 8 I credit stringency Pennsylvania • • • , ,'/,'•* ' Kock Island St. Paul. Com St. Paul, Pfd Union Pacific Western Maryland INDUS'I'KIALS: will be refunded. LAW ENFORCEMENT WILL BE SHIFTED Governmental Heads Getting Matters In Shape for Transfer of Prohibition Work to Justice Department. WASHINGTON, D. C., May 3.— The department of justice is expected to lake Immediate steps toward taking over the dry agent forces In Pennsylvania following passage of the bill authorizing the shift from the treasury department. Deputy Commissioner Bonncy, at Charleston, W. Va., and Commisslon- Pennlngton, of that prohibition ,uiic, will be brought directly under lhe authority of the justice department, and will receive early orders as to any changes in administrating the dry laws which the department wants effected. Assistant Attorney General Youngquist, in charge of the prohibition division of the department, has been at work during recent weeks on de- details of the plan through which the department intends to administer the prohibition laws. No announcement will bo made, however, until the authorization is passed by congress and signed by the president. The bill Has been passed . by the house and is now in the senate where hearings have been concluded and a report made to the judiciary committee recommending that the measure be passed in substantially the same form as approved > by the house. Early action in the senate will enable the department to effect the shift and revamp the prohibition enforcement mechanism during the summer months. The questions of greatest interest in connection with the proposed transfer, what shifts will be made in the enforcement personnel and what changes in the field administration of the work, will remain unanswered as far a.«i the department is concerned until the lew is passed. It has already been hinted that a drastic change in the number of field offices will be made, with a view to greater concentration of enforcement personnel. It is also rumored that the department is now seeking some one to head tho dry forces, replacing 13r. James Doran, and that this search is being conducted both inside and 110 20 u 32 u 219', 21 U SECOND OFFENDER FINED AND SENT TO ERIE JAIL SOVIET PRESS IS outside of present cles. enforcement cir- - - jviWi.c^n i-uiiiitn l-'ower jiiiitiicuii jjueoinotive American i. and i A. i'. and T. nites Airauur, A Ai-iour, ** ibt.idix uorp .Bi£va Magneto JJoveri ......... . Luiuiuula Uas tx<iuinula Oramaphone la? . •>' uuiu.iiental Cao Ciiemfcal JJuiium de wemours Uleuaic. storage Battery Uuc..t'ie f. tind L« ...... 1'amous l-layers ........ Gen-jrul Foods •. .V..'. -«. Oeocral blectric Ot*i.;rul iiel'ractorios Gc'ueral Theatres Goodyear . Intl. Combustion Intl. Nickel Ken> -^.urmgtield KMuger and Toll Loriliard May Dept. &7'/i SO SO '.4 76% 31',i •Hi Mpritgomery-Ward Natibnal Caah National Dairy ...'. North American Public Service. N. J. lUdio Kadlo-Keith .• K<mlngton-Rand U; 8. Rubber Sears, Roebuck *S Sonulte, A Standard Gas Standard Sanllary Trico Texas Gulf United Aircraft United Corp United Gas and I Utilities P. and L. A Warner Brothers Westinghouse Airbrake «;« • Westinghouse Electric m i* Woolworth °* "• MOTORS: , Auburn ".,:,, Chrysler *»'- Cfimuienlal "™ (leneral Motors *jj;' PITTSBURGH, May 3.—Meyer Zeld- ner of Erie, Pa., was sentenced to six months in the Eric county jail and fined ?200 when he pleaded guilty to a liquor law violation in federal court yesterday. , Zeldner was accused of sale and possession of intoxicants, his second offense. Judge F. P. Schoonmaker imposed sentence. ALLEGED SPEEDSTER IS GIVEN YEAR IN PRISON PITTSBURGH, May 3.—Donald E. Hooker, aged 25, McKees Rocks, was sentenced to serve a year in Allegheny county jail yesterday after being convicted .before visiting Judge Hughes, Washington counly, on a charge of involuntary manslaughter. Hooker was the driver of an automobile which killed James Jordan, aged 58, Pittsburgh. It was alleged that he was speeding at the time. °° •"> •» »» PRICES IRREGULAR ON COTTON MARKET fCopyrlght. 1930. by Altoona Mirror.) NEW YORK, May 3.—Cotton prices were uneven at the opening today, near months ranging about unchanged, with the more distant positions off slightly. Sentiment was bearish under the influence of fresh liquidation on SCOUT ELECTION BEING HELD TODAY (Continued from Page 1.) form and shrink the harness, pulling my party into victory." Address By Shuenfelt. Be Prepared Shoenfelt, opposing the Good Turn candidate for the city's chief executive post, said by radio: "As candidate of the "Be Prepared" party for mayor of Altoona, 1 will explain to you the platform for which we stand. Tho main issues are: 1. Better protection for the children of Altoona while at play. "2. More cooperation between scouting, the home, the school and the church. "3. Better training for leadership. "First, we advocate a more extensive winter and summer program for boys and girls in Altoona. The scouts in Altoona are willing to cooperate with the city in guarding and protecting the lives of her children during their play time. In the winter, sledding, skating and even skiing could be enjoyed with perfect, safety by the children of Al- loona at very little cost to the city. "The plan we propose is, to cleat some of unsettled hills on the outskirts of the city and to conduct regular sessions of sledding and skiing by supervisors, either adults or boys, to prevent the danger of injury to the sled- OPPOSING FORCE By EUOENE LYONS, Staff Correspondent. MOSCOW, May 3.-The "lid is oft'.' the collectivization business. Not only can It now be told, but it Is being told by the soviet press Itself as fulsomely us any Riga correspondent could wish. After twelve and a half years devoted to conducting campaigns of one kind or another, the press here has almost forgotten how to speak in a low voice. It shouts from habit. And just now it is shouting at the top of its voice about the "crippling of the party line" In the recent agrarian drive. Every day the press produces a new sheaf of "atrocities" in connection with the rapid spread of the collective movement. From every part of the soviet union it brings stories of compulsion used not only against Kulaks, but against poor peasants, Red army veterans, pro-soviet school teachers. Some of these reports make lurid reading. In a few instances local officials simply went mad with their new power and turned the confiscation of Kulak property into an ordinary game of legalized robbery, with immediate division of spoils. In even more cases the village authorities, hoping to Impress the higher officials, drove the entire population pell-mell into the collectives under threat of confiscation, disfranchlsement and exile. , , Frontier correspondents in search or sensations will have a veritable feast. Just as for months the soviet newspapers exaggerated the spontaneity of the movement, it now proceeds to cx- iggerate the other side. The volunteer ournalists in the villages read the narty resolutions carefully and quickly also their cue. The style now is to rip he cover of silence from the whole affair and these volunteers are doing t with a vengeance. The outside world, however, will nake a serious mistake if it allows tself to be convinced that the great rush into collectives was accomplished ^ntirely, or even In larger part,by compulsion. Reports by persons who have been on the spot in the farming regions vhlle the drive was at its most rapid point, including foreigners, agree that lie movement was in its main volun- ary. Where pressure was used, it was lot in most cases of a violent nature. The "atrocities" were a dangerous •ash on the surface of the collectivization enterprise, but they were, after all, largely on the surface. How many of the 14,000.000 peasant .•louseholds collectivized by March 1 will remain in the collectives now that the pressure has been lifted? It is certain that the great majority will remain on the new agricultural basis. They will not return to private lamiing. Millions of them will regain possession of their milch cows, their nigs, their poultry, the gardens attached to their own homes and other personal belongings. But the fundamentals of their calling—the land and the farming implements—will remain collectivized. JAPAN CELEBRATES BIRTH OF EMPEROR By MILES W. VAUGHN, Staff Correspondent. TOKYO, May 3.—All Japan today is celebrating the national holiday of Tencho-Setsu—the twenty-ninth birthday of Hirohito, 124th Emperor of the Land of the Rising Sun, and direct descendant in "the unbroken line" of the' Sun Goddess, Amaterasu-Omi- kaml. To Japanese their Emperor is 30 years old today, although he was born April 29, 1901. In common with other Orientals Japanese consider a child one year old at birth. Lantern parades and stretet demonstrations were held throughout the country last night and there were elaborate patriotic exercises today, when business generally was suspended. The emperor and empress arose early to attend a number of functions including Shinto ceremonies before the sanctuary of the imperial ancestor in the shrine of Chiyoda castle, the great moat-encircled palace which is Ihe residence of the rulers in Tokyo. Formal ceremonies will be held in schools and government oflices and members of the diplomatic corps, ranking oflieials and other dignitaries will call at the palace to pay their respects to his majesty. Hirohito ascended the Dragon throne of Japan Dec. 25. 1926. on the death of his father, the late Emperor Talsho. He was formally enthroned in elaborate ceremonies held in the ancient capital Kyoto, Nov. 10, 1927, assuming his duties as head of church and state, as well as commander in chief of the army and the navy. His majesty seldom appears in public but is described as in good health, as'are Empress Nagako and their two daughters, the baby princesses Teru and Taka. Prince and Princess Chlchlbu with other members of the imperial family called at the palace to pay their respects today, while the Dowager Empress, Sadako. Hirohlto's mother, sent one of the officials of her household. Prince Chichibu. as heir WILL HUNT COPPER IN ARCTIC REGION By E. M. GtJNDT , (Special cabla to Altoofi* Mirror and ,N. Y. sun.) TORONTO, May 3.—In an endeavor to solve a century and a half old dream of those who wrest their living from the' rocks, the Northern Aerial Minerals Exploration company announced today ttiat It Is making prep- aratlons for the greatest aerial treasure hunt In history this summer, when airplanes will explore Into the Arctic SOVIETS BELIEVE ; WAR IS IMMINENT By EtlGENfi 1TONS, Staff Correspondent. 3.—The Commu- m.\jo\sv «i ***-v - . . ntet government of the soviet union U. convinced that it la In imminent dan- . of an armed attack by the noncommunist world. of copper areas in presumptive in the absence of a male child to the emperor and empress were received with especial honors. He is never referred to in Japan however, a.s htir-apparent, as Japanese consider this would be a reflection on their rulers for not being parents of a male child. The Constitution provides that only a male may ascend the throne. Prince Takamatsu, the emperor s second brother, is not in Tokyo, having departed with his bride, the former Miss Klkuko Tokugawa, for England on the 21st. He radioed his congratulations from the steamer Kashima Maru on which he is sailing to Europe. Today's festivities were celebrated with especial fervor by Japanese as it falls at the end of the cherry blossom season, which """- tinues from April 1 to 30 and general period of wine drinking and merry making. con- Is a the stock markets. Opening prices were: May 10.36, oil «ud«m Ituproobile Mack Marraon 12' July 16.51, up 1; October old 14.90, : up 2; October new 14.60, up 3; Decem| her old 14.95, off 1; December new 14.07, | unchanged; January old 15.05, un: changed; January new 14.73, off 1; and March 14.80. off ti. Packard Sludeuaker ..... While Willya-Overland •Vellow Cau 'STEEL*; BtstWeheni Cast Iron Pipe Otis .......... Heading C. and J Kepublic U. h. titeel Vanadium SI.KUJ'S IN COFFIN. WEST STANLEY, England, May 2. For fifteen years Thomas Thomp- i Thompson, aged 73, a recluse living 1 in a hut near here, has slep at i! intervals in a coffin which he bought j after an accident from which he did ! not expect to recover, and finds the ' coffin warm, though a trifle cramped. American Smelting Anaconda ....... Oaiumel and Hecla Usrro dt V asco Ciranby Great Northern Ore Howe Bound JiliipiraUoa ........ Kennecolt Miami Nevada Tcunebbee U. 6. bmc-ltlnu "„ OUJ»: 21 t>0 : ; 171 11U 58'.:: IB 1 /- BANK CL.EAKINOS. .NEW YORK, May 3. —New bank clearings, Vork $1,393,000,000; New- York bank "balances, $193,000,000; New- York federal reserve credit balances, $173,000,000. I'iMUe; ruusters, lUc; ducks, 20c«f.28u; geese, i"6c- turkeys. 2uejj3ue; fresh killed hens, JOc ' jj Me. • I'Ulbburgli Livestock. | PITTbBUKGH. May 3. - "«B 5 ' "it 1 ;? 1 .?.!!! 3uu; inaiiiet btruiiK to JUc higher. ibs., ;»; luu ;b " ;b catil(.', "receipu M: market unchanged. calves, receipts W ; market lully stea Coiumeuul oil Huu*toD Oil Independent Indian KeDinut Mexican beaboaru Mid Continent fall American ti flllinpt i'ete Pure Oil flktitteld oil Shell Union Hiuclair Iktuly oil .......... • BUtiidard Oil, Calilornia Standard Oil. N. J ttlaudard Oil. K. V Sun OH Texan (;uiupa»> , eady; ullu head clioice vealera, $lli.OO. .Sheep, receipts 250; market strong to i Jji: turner medium to good clipped lambs, choice up to S1U.UU. $8.00 ilu au 1 ' (ji 1 OS New Vork rrotluce. , MI.W VuKK, May 3. —flour dull and un- >.lianiied; apriiii; patents, So.liUa *O.UO per J ''rurK unn; mess, fM.UU per barrel. Lard iirnier; middle west spot, . Uuu per pound. r .. , .. Tallow easier; special to extra, ''"•A'rukuin weak; New Vork refined, lOc |iu sallon. IVninyivama crude, *^.2U(ii'$^.JU I p, I'j airtl, lurpuitlne, OO-.iC per 'i rau*coniineniii! Union oil. Calllouna tl It U MAI1KL1. Clllo* btrMce Ford of bi.gland I'i'iiflroad Corp KtW VUKK. May J.-TH,: May M.UU. lu(H> 'M W, UiJ: July 3J 1U. bid In Hit uul- u<ii market topper for Uie dunicotlc UaiJe ii 11. (or e.\port H.iiu: lead 0.4V iiuc D.Uu. ,.iv- iruiniiiunj ^ u 'l. Oiural America, j iu I.L-I |..junu. Cuuuius, UK per pound; Or- • u.- \.j u i'cr [juunU; Maraciilbu^, lli',-c '""'lii'.H-'"''i'euv pacKeO dull; native steert., • II. |,i-r i.uiii.'il; Lull brunds, lie per pound; i 'ul'T.i'lu:; l^ 1 ' c per pound. ' I'uUt"..- nuicl, Lona Itlulld, VJ.OUji ,_,, r |,»rn-l ouutliern. *3.DU •! *6.00 per i,l Man,,. »1.3Ji!*0.liu per Larrel, inuUii. »;.tM'i»«.OU per Ijarrcl. s».Tt poiatoes. easy; Jersey, basket, »:i.-J.'j ...jutln-rn. basket, 70i;'i»1.00. (Jrtan ea=y; urown. 0->tt; yellow, ders. "In the summer, city blocks could be set aside for rollerskatinjj and use of wagons and scooters. This would take little or no supervision and would safeguard the lives of the children and would protect the motorist who is constantly endangered by children playing on the streets. The scouts would bo glad to offer their services to help such a good cause along. "Our second issue is that there should be more cooperation between socuting in the school, home and church. First, scouting in school: and junior highs. As an example, Los Angeles has its moat successful scout troop in one of its high schools. With at least 1,000 boys in our high school, we should be able lo have several large progressive troops. "Secondly, scouting in the home should be all-eased since the home is the real starting pluce of each life. Parents should cooperate with men- children and help them in all their trials. Parents should show their sons and daughters the btst things of life and should support and encourage them. "Scouting is worthwhile. Hundreds of mothers and fathers can back this statement, and is worthwhile, why should you not have your aon get out of it those advantages which thousands of other boys are enjoying. "Third, scouting and lhe church: There is a religious side to scouting, even though there is no denominational 'irejudice. All boys have their own faith and worship according to their doctrines. Many of lhe troops hold their meetings in churches and have the backing uf Hie church in all ila undertakings. "Scouts of all-denominalions from all parts of the world attended the Worlu Jamboree held in England last year and all were pals. Surely, this should be a lesson well worth remembering. "Lastly, we advocate better training lor scoutmasters and other leaders. We favor, tiie training school so thai the scoutmaster may be able to in- POLICE CLEAR UP RECENT JOBBERIES (Continued from Page 1.) cutter. Maher declared that he didn't reach into the displuy window of the store, but that Staines stole thrte watches, later giving him one and handing one to Clapper. Staines was wearing a pair of shoes which were identified by Frank Sel- verrl, proprietor of shoe shop at 410 Twentieth streel, as merchandise stolen from his store on Ai^il 21. Warrants were obtained from Alderman George F. Kolley of the Ninth ward and detainers were served on the youths by Constable Ward Wilson. Formal informations will be entered against them before a Roaring Spring magistrate. Clapper is regarded by the police as the ring leader of the gang. The name of Staines was furnished the police by Myer Abelson in connection with the robbery of the Abelson junk establishment early this week and the police are investigating this and othtf recent robberies. Neither of the ihree was willing to confess having a hand in lhe other affairs. TODAY'S BANK CLEARANCES. The bank clearances for the day, announced this forenoon by the Altoona Clearing House association, amounted to $227.287.84. ocean. ' The existence his section of the Arctic barrens has jeen known since the memorable Journey to the mouth of the Coppermine and Coronation gulf made by Samuel Heran in 1770, when he brought back stories of this vast and then Inacces- ilble wealth. Since that time Arctic wanderers mve traced these deposits after months of mushing across the wastes, )ut it was not until Jack Hammel, he founder of FHn Flon mines, demonstrated the practicability of air- Mane exploration, that the opening up if these resources to the> world waa regarded as within the bounds of uractical realization. Travelling in planes equipped with skiis, "N. A. M. E. pilots under the direction of Captain Harold Oakes, master pilot of the north, engineers and prospectors will be dispatched :his week on a thousand-mile flight, •rorrt the Pas, Manitoba, to Fort Resolution, Great Slave lake, above the sixtieth parallel. Thence the party will fly across the barrens to Fort Norman, Arctic Circle, and finally to the mouth of the Coppermine, where, twenty-five to fifty miles Inland from the sea, copper ore will be found. Among the prospector-engineers engaged is Tom Crelghton, discoverer of the Flin Flon mine. "These men will be the advance guard," Gordon Duncan, chief of the exploration branch, announced today. "They will have a full month of prospecting before the Arctic break-up In June, when I am flying up to join them, conducting tho major part of my survey from the air." Mr. Duncan, himself a flyer of the great war, explained that the distinctive ore shadings of these copper deposits are readily visible from the air. Construction of a railroad to the copper area In conjunction with the Hudson Bay railway, already pushed through to Churchill on Hudson bay, is seemed practicable, should the ore depo'sits warrant it, and It will mean an opening up of unexplolted hinterland, vaster and richer than the Canadian Pacific railway opened to the east when it pushed Its transcontinental line through the Canadian prairies. The formation of the N. A. M. E In 1928, has within tho short space of two years lifted the miners' horizon a thousand miles north and laid at last the relentless Arctic itself at the feet of the explorer. (Copyright. 1930, by New York Sun.) FLIER FALLS DOWN. LONDON, May 2.—Sir Philip Rich ardson, most traveled member of the house of commons, was seriously in jured by a fall in his study shortl; after returning from a 25,000 mile tou of the African colonies. Ujr £S*i*uu »~ • , sheaf of dispatches from abroad. patriotic ;roup In sons ,hat the MOSCOW, May th ' S 0^,,,basic conviction being emphasized by high Kremlin official, underlined ° ._ f __ _*j I«F n some press alarums, reenforced by NoV is this merely Intended to keep ,he soviet masses In a white heat of The ' government according to per- close~to"iV actually does believe concerted capitalist war llttl. L110 ^«"^^ ----- - , gainst the Soviets is only a matter of U ' n' communist circles the question Is no longer whether there will ^ a war on the soviet union, but when it 13 the internal situatlo, here U is necessary always to bear n mind this pervading fear of war Whatever the Justification for soviet apprehensions, the belief in war exists and colors all the Kreml n's thought* and policies. The fact that a fixed idea Is wrong-as claimed by some In this case— does not make It any less ' feverish haste to Industrialize the land and to reorganize the basis of agriculture doubtless has been dictated In part by a desire to do the job before the enemy arrives. In discussing their plans for heavy industry, machine building and the like soviet leaders have pointed out cnn- didly the fact that such industry can easily be turned to the uses of war. There Is also ample reason to believe that the moderation of pressure against the peasants just announced by Joseph Stalin Is In part due to the sharpened fear of war. The Kremlin's oft-repeated viewpoint Is that the soviet success In Its *irious economic campaigns is frightening capitalist nations, especially because those nations are engulfed in economic difficulties. It Is the basis for intense military preparations, the announced purpose of which is to make every boy, girl and grown-up capable of taking up arms in the inevitable "defense of the revolution." TWNSHIP CMS f RETURNS COME II (Continued from Page 1.) b«en holdinf ita own With an increase ot eighty-one ovftf Wn years ago but with only ten over thirty years ago. Taylor township this year reported 186 farnta as compared with 164 ten years ago. This rich farming district has many dairy and truck farms and latelyi a very considerable amount of fruit is grown, particularly in the Ore Hill district Where the Duncan orchards are located. Quite a number of the Altoona enumerators have made their returns but nothing will be given out from the city until all the enumerators have finished and turned In their reports; and then only after all have been, carefully checked. It la certain Altoona will have a large increase; due to annexation, but even In the older portion of the city there Is expected to be a large gain due, It Is said, to many houses accommodating two or mor« families where one formerly lived. Altoona Discount Co. «5 12th Avo. New Aaron Bldg. Small Loam to Home Owners of Good Credit Standing General Builders Distributors Curtis Woodwork Thone 9331 1720 Margaret - Avc. INJURIES FATAL TO AGED CITIZEN (Continued from Page 1.) Anna Humrich of Carlisle, Mrs. Nancy Jane Stewart of Salt Lake City, Utah. Jacob D. Henderson, with whom the deceased made his home, and Abednego of Tyrone, who is now critically ill. Private funei'&l services will be conducted at the home of his brother, 1355 Logan avenue, Monday afternoon at 2.30 o'clock, in charge of Rev. Marshall Piper of Milesburg. Interment will he made in the Burkelt cemetery at Warriors Mark. TODAY'S BASEBALL. New NATIONAL: York at Cincinnati clear (standard) Brooklyn at St. Louis clear 3 p. (standard) Boston at Pittsburgh clear 3 p, (daylight) Philadelphia at Chicago clear p. m. (daylight) AM lilt 1C AN. Chicago at !S'ew York clear 3 p. (daylight) Cleveland at Boston clear 3 p. m. (daylight) Detroit at Philadelphia clear 3 p. m. (daylight I St. Louis at Washington clear 3:30 p. m. (standard) L. S. THKASUKY BALANCE. WASHINGTON. D. C., May 3.— truct the scouts in' manly ideals so j The United States treasury balance an bar- Ber- , liiti in I ultcc Krttto. . May , t i u lir-n ln. . li-.'n.- ' LKe ' vciuber u* V '. 11. ufl .<&: I'e- : 'pi! u'l : Mun;li 7.hi. Hlo ami eluded lur ltulnia> Itlo 7b oii olilue U 11 ,-M .. . . .-- pouliry (c.-nls per pound J — buaoy i vjrr,!^ liOc •* 4i!c ; lowla. lOcvj^le; ' 17i: -i^li;; capons, aofa-Hc; ducks, • pi-r puuno i -- U eali ; '/•1(J a 2'i:. barel> that file boys who arc scouts today may become leaders of tomorrow through (lie practice of the 12 seoul laws: Trustworthy, loyal, hopeful. helpful, friendly, courteous, kind, obe- dienl. cheerful, thirfty. brave, eleun and reverent." (JOOU TUUN CANU1ATES. Mayor — I-y"" Hi life brand. ( ily Treasurer— Kichard (ircen. lity Controller— Charles Llewellyn. City Council— Arthur lielrn. lutinced today as of close of business May 1 was $155.690.677.03. Cuatunis receipts for the ir.ontli to date were $2,155,474.58. Total ordinary expenditures, $7,2o5,34ti.47. NEW OHUA.N ItAl'KET. LONDON, May 3.—A m»a wh« makes a living playing a barrel organ in the winter and selling ice ereum in the summer, stated in court that his organ receipts depended somewhat on how much people wiuld give him lo move on. W »C.Oti t.'.UaE iu null 'Mf hb t< "ii ilUlltr Kgt^ Nt--'".' Ui.-U L(ic " 2& i «',U^ b tJ>, . browns, SfOtt Kurt/. Allan (ruin. HI. I'ltttl'AIU-'U ( ANDIDATl'JS. .Mayor — James hfliornfclt. (ily Treasurer — Areliie ( (upper. City Cunlrullrr — Uon I'rojlc. I'ity Council — Hi-nry l.ankenau. iliirr> Sehroeilcr. •Julin llurlun. C'. Henderson. All Kinds of Dependable INSl'RANCE W. L. NICHOLSON I.ippinun Uldg. IItil Axe. and 13lli St. Alluuiiu. Here's Extra Spring Money to Meet Those EXTRA Spring Bills! It's in Your Attic, basement, Garage, Etc.! Cash It In ! away furnl- Madain, U»u't throw tliuhb used articles of lure, etc. . . . don't sell them for nothing to the junk-man . . . when huuseeleunlng, remember. CASH can be oblaln- <-d for them by limcrllntf • In the Altoona lor Salu Mirror. Ad Many Articles Were Sold Last Week Through Mirror Classified Ads You too—can sell the articles you have by coming to the Alloona Mirror office and having an experienced ad lake: write you an ad lor the articles you have to sell. Altoona Mirror Advertising Department Office Hours Daily 8 A. M. to 6 P. M Except Saturday 8 A. M. to 2 P. M Dolaway's 1435 llth Ave. Furnishings for Men and Boys May Sale of Suits and Topcoats Saturday Night and Monday Specials Suits and Top Coats at l / 2 Price $19.50 75 All Wool $15 $8.00 1 1B5 AlV'wooY (CO EJ(i $19.50 Suits JJ>».OV 145 All Wool ffi-j K f\(\ $24.50 Suits JJJJ.O.W 95 All Wool $29.50 Suits Dolaway'a $45.00 Special bilk ^? t8w °°^ $22.50 Boys' 'Long Pants fl» -| fk Suits, 2 pants ^ * „,. Boys' $6.95 4-Pieco jj^.QQ SmuT.....' CC .°- "P" 4 **O Boys' $13.95 4-Piece 95 .€7*J $18.50 4-Pieco Suits Young Men's All Wool Blue Fancy Cheviot Suits. 2 pairs of $19.50 pants ^ Tailored free. Boys' Knickers, linen and wool.. Boys Waists, Boys' Shirts, • USc, 6«c ................... Boys' Pull- Over Sweaters, $1.93, $1.48, 95e, Boys' Caps and Hats. 95c ............... * Boys' Golf Socks. 49c, 39c 49 C to Sweat Shirts, all sizes Boys' Coveralls, one piece garment, U5c.... Boys' Union Suits Boys' Long Pants, J1.D5, $1.48 Boys' Top Coats, 2'/4 years, $8.1)5, $3.6» Boys' Fancy and White Dress Shirts Men's Oncita Gray Union Suits, 89c each. ffi-g '7A or 2 for JJJJ..4 W Men's $1.19 Ecru Union Suits, «»--.: $1.70 Lawrence Union Suits, gray, $1.18 each, or 2 S2 35 Shirts, Fancy and ^JQf» White, 4ftc *f*J\j Silk Shorts, elastic <d.Qf» lops, 05c **«J** Cotton Shirts, QQr« 4tto « itfl ' 1 Silk Shirts, 4-dC $1.00 $2.00 $3.95 $7.50 $1.39 $1.00 $1.95 $1.89 $1.95 $1.00 Boys' $1.69 Blue, Red and Green Sweaters Men'B Now Spring Hats, «'j.05, S'J.lJ Wallklll Special Felt Hats, ffl.UB... Men's All Wool Top Coats Young Men's Top Pockots, Narrow Knee, 22-inch fljO OPv Bottom Sport Pants •*'*••"*-* Men's Sport G»O (\t\ Knickers, $3.1)5 tp^rf.W Men'a Working Pants, Ul.SD Men'u Moleakln GJ-| Gray & Black Panta «PJ-« Men's Corduroy Pants Men's & Young Men'a Wool and Rayon Silk Polo ~ ' Shirts, $2.48, $1.1)5 Men's New Spring Cups, $1.1)5, SI.48.. Golf Knickers, Men's & Boys'.... Men'a Scuff Punts Men's All Wool Coat Sweaters. ... Vi Wool Coat Sweater Fireman Khaki Shirts, 14 to 20 neck, open coat Shirts, Uou Fircmun Khuki Punts. Fireman Khuki Pants Fireman Khuki Double. Crotch Guaranteed Pants Funcy Urcss Shirts, !)J<: VVlnlo Broudclolli Shirls Heavy Wool Basket Weave Dress Shirts, new flf-| ( coliur. all shades tpJ-.i Men's Working Shirls, UUi! Brave-Man Blue, SiHc a* • Shirls, 2 for U&e Silk Neck- -fl-^Jc* \v Otj r • Men's Alhletiu Union /jQf* Suils, 8Ue, 6Uo '*LF«^ Genuine B. V. D. O»-f t\t\ Union Suil* «Pl,UU Men's Rayon Silk fl»-| QO Union Sull.s. $l.l)i «JJJ--«Jt» BiK May Sale Thursiluy. Friday unij Saturday, conic, save. J. W. Dolaway 1435 Eleventh Ave. flfl A A JJ»1.UU ti»-| OQ «J»J..OcF fi»-| V

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