Altoona Mirror from Altoona, Pennsylvania on November 8, 1929 · Page 13
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- THE ALTOONA MIRROR—FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 1929 LIAS3ED FOOTBALL CENTERS OUTLINED All Schools In City Will Participate In Contests to Be Staged by Park and Recreation Department. Six district centers have been designated by the city park and recreation department In connection with the , mass football for boys, the locations being the Altoona Driving park, the old High school athletic field, Prospect park, the Tenth ward playground, the Falrview playground and Memorial park, Junlata. The finals will be played at the Cricket field on Nov. 26. All the schools In the city have been apprised and all are expected to take part. Ribbons will be awarded the district win- nets and suitable prizes will be given the winners in the finals, while a cup or pennant will be given the school securing the highest number of points. The winner will be determined by taking the sum of the ten best scores and adding ten points for each participant. In organizing this activity the park and recreation department wants it understood that it is for all boys between the ages of 10 and 18, inclusive, regardless of whether they attend public or parochial schools or whether they work, nor ia it confined to race. It Is open to any and all boys within the age limit mentioned above. It has been arranged to have this ac- y tlvity take place every .evening, Saturday and Sunday excluded, from 4 to 9 p. m. This does not interfere with school activities and offers an opportunity for the young fellow who works in the shops, to come out for a good, wholesome workout. A graded system of scoring has been worked out whereby the 10-year-old boy hasjust as much of an opportunity to win as the 18-year-old boy. For the past ten years, material has been collected from all parts of the United States' until now the records of thousands and thousands of boys are available. An average age score was struck for each boy for each of the four eventa; punting, drop kicking, place kicking, and forward passing, all for distance. No average was considered authentic until at least 10,000 scares were available. After striking an average score per age a ratio-point system was worked out. To illustrate: An 18-year-old boy who forward passes 112 feet scores 408 points while the 10- year-old need only hurl the pig skin forty-two feet to score the same number of points. VICTIM Of REVOLVER BULLET IS IMPROVED Clalr Morrow, aged 26, of 710 Tenth street, Juniata, who is said to have shot himself accidentally late Tuesday evening while In the vicinity of the old ore holes east of Juniata, was reported to be improved at the Altoona hospital today. His condition is regarded as good. An X-ray examination made of the man's left chest, where a .32 calibre bullet entered, shows that the missle is imbedded in the posterior region near the eighth rib. According to hospital attaches the location of the bullet, while serious enough, Is not dangerously near the region of the heart. As soon as the man's condition will permits surgeons will probe for the bullet. THIlEE PERSONS HURT. PITTSBURGH, Nov. C.—Three persons were injured and a score of others were shaken up when two street cars collided near the Nin'.h street bridge last niiyht. The Injured were Steve Greenwalt, aged 39; Lee Kamerowskl, aged 30, and an unidentified woman. The men were treated a' the Allegheny General hospital. AMOONA DISPENSARY. . William Rouzer, aged 10, of 411 Cherry avenue, was treated at the Altoona hospital dispensary for a bruise of the left heel. H. W.< Rife, aged 53, of 617 Fifth avenue,- Juniata, was given treatment in ,the dispensary for a puncture wound of the right hand. Anthony Fusco, aged 17, of 825 Thlr,d avenue, was treated for a nail puncture wound of the right knee. Plates $12 and up Painless Extracting Sleep Air or Novocnln (Asleep) or (Awake) Teeth filled without gain. Plates repaired while you wait. Very moderate prices. Open evenings Free examinations. Phone 2-6582. UK. STKTLEH, 4th Floor. Take elevator to 4th floor, Schulte Cigar Store Bldg., lltn Ave and 12th St. Entrance next to Kranlcb's Jewelry Store. llth Ave. and 13th Street S. M. Griffith Co. ,WAZ.L PAPER AND PAINTS 905 Green Avenue CONSOLIDATION MAY FOLLOW DECLINE (Continued from Page 1.) disappear and a favorable disposition toward taking some action might be expected. There is no way, of course, by which roads can be compelled to amalgamate against their will and minority stockholders will be able to Insist upon a fair valuation of their holdings. The problems are innumerable and they turn upon opportunities for voluntary consolidation which congress will open up if it takes any action at all on a program of consolidation. The whole subject has some political background because the representatives and senators from certain regions may feel that new terminals will be established affecting tho Importance of cities containing present terminals. Afl that will have to be threshed out before action can be taken but thte significant thln£ is that the Interstate commerce commission is about to make its report at a time when congress is in the mood to go earnestly into the entire question. IIOTH INFANTRY BAND TO 00 TO WASHINGTON The 110th infantry band of this city, one of the beat military bands in Pennsylvania and foremost among the organizations of the Pennsylvania Na> tlonal Guard, will not participate In the Armistice day parade In this city, The band, as is its custom, will Join other units of the 110th to parade in Washington, Pa., where the headquarters of the regiment are located. The band, under the direction of Warrant Officer Thomas McFarlane, will leave the city early Monday morning and return late that night. The invitation to participate in tho mammoth Washington parade was received from Colonel John Alkcn, commander of the 110th. IS ACCEPTED. Another recruit for the United States army service was reported this morn- Ing by Sergeant M, P. Lepperd In charge of the local recruiting station. Walter R. Bowser of Henrietta was enlisted for the field artillery detachment in Hawaii. . Z u TVT I T -L-JN-1- 1 - Tonal Qualities New to Radio More Lows—More Highs Roundness—Depth—Definition Zenith research engineers have developed an audio sys- loin (3 stages) employing double push-pull with 12-inch Syntonic dynamic speaker which reproduces "music with humanized Tone. Screen Grid. Linear Power Detection with automatic bias volume-control gives tonal qualities from a whisper to unusual loudness. 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It has always been our policy to close out short lots or slow moving lines at prices that are bound to move them, as we never carry any styles from one season to another! Every pair must be sold! • IN THESE SIZES AND WIDTHS: High Grade Footwear At Remarkably Low Prices! Width AAAAA AAAA ' AAA AA A B C D 2/2 1 1 3 1 3 1 3'/ 2 1 4 1 4 2 7 V/2 1 1 4 11 6 5 1 2 10 13 16 8 ' 1 5y, i i 14 10 12 7 6 2 5 11 12 14 9 6V 7 , 1 3 _7J7^| 8 |8J4 11 11 11 21 11 1 S| 6| 3 12| 10 16 14 8 16 10 3 9 9 8 2 1 8 8 8 8 1 9 _il 4 1 1 ' 2 Women Should Crowd This Store Again Tomorrow For These Values! TWO SHORT LOTS OF FALL FOOTWEAR 90 pairs of Patent Pumps, Cuban' heels with large square hammered steel buckle. Sizes 2^ to 7. Widths B and C. Hosiery to Harmonize IMS $1.95 32 pairs of Black Suede Step-in Pumps, Cuban and Spanish heels, trimmed with gun metal, lustre kid. Sizes 4 to 7. Widths- A and B. We Cash P. R. R. Checks 1402 ELEVENTH AVE. ALTOOiVA, i'A. EXPERT SHOE FITTERS TO SERVE YOU DELEGATES TO SCHOOL CONVENTION SELECTED Four delegates to represent the Altoona Education association at tho convention of tho Pennsylvania State Education association which will be held In New Castle on Dec. 26-27, were chosen by the teachers of the city school this week. The delegates selected are Superintendent R. E. Laramy, Ur. G. D. Robb of the Senior High school, Assistatnt Superintendent C. S. Knias, and Miss Ellen E. Klnsel of the Fnirview building. In addition Howard W. Lindaman of the Senior High school as president of tho Altoona association will officially attend the convention. The sessions of the convention will be held In the Scottish Rite temple In New Castle. More than 2,000 educators of the state will be In attendance. Many others from Altoona nnd Blair county, In addition to the delegates, are expected to attend. 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