The Buffalo Enquirer from Buffalo, New York on April 28, 1919 · 12
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IRER 12 MONDAY, APRIL -28, 1919. MONDAY, APRIL 2S, 1919. THE. BUFFALO ENOU FOUR BIG EVENTS FOR LOAN DRIVE This Week to See Real "PepJ' Put in Buffalo Campaign Flying Circus Here on Friday Band, Too. TOOAY'8 FIGURES. Subscriptions previously announced Subscriptions received sine 8turdy noon $11,525,750 1,502,100 Total up to noon today.... $13,027,850 Four bis events to take place this week to speed up subscriptions to the Victory Liberty loan, were announced this noon by A. G. Bartholomew, director of publicity. ' They are: , Tuesday at 12:30, Mrs. Basil Clark, an American woman, who was with Edith Caveil, the English nurse, in the days immediately before her execution by the Germans, will be the speaker at the Victory loan workers' luncheon In the Iroquois. Friday Gen. Pershing's own band of 110 members will play here. One of the places at which it will be heard will be the Victory memorial, at Lafayette square. Friday noon, when Henry Reu-terdahl's painting, eight feet by nix-teen, representing "Great Britain," will be unveiled. On the same day a squadron of sixteen airplanes, known as the Flying circus, will give the most elaborate aerial exhibition ever witnessed in Buffalo. One of the planes to be shown is a captured German machine. Twenty-six officers and sixty men will come here to pat on this show. . Saturday there will be a great parade in which returned soldiers will participate. Twenty-five thousand letters, inviting the men to take part, have been sent out and replies rapidly are coming in to headquarters. If the present rate holds good, there will be many thousands of soldiers in line, all to aid the Victory loan. HELD ON CHARGE OF DEFACING LOAN POSTER Johann L. Lam pa, sixty -one years old, of No. 270 Niagara street, was placed under arrest Saturday afternoon r by a United States marshal nad will be given a hearing tomorrow afternoon on a charge of violating the espionage act. Lampa, it is said, went into the main corridor of the federal building Saturday and, while a large crowd was standing near, deliberately tore down a Liberty Victory Loan poster. Two railroad police happened along just at the time and the man was hejd until a United States marshal was called. - The man was taken to the United States district attorney's office and was questioned by Carl Sherman, assistant district attorney. He was asked why he tore the poster down and he replied that he didn't believe in what it aaid. He told Mr. Sherman he had been in this country since 1882, coming from Germany. He said also that he was naturalized in 1891. O'CONNOR-SMALDINO CHARGES IN BUCK'S HANDS Charges against DetectlYe-Sergta. Cain O'Conuor mod John Snialdino have been drafted by Ralph S. Kent, who conducted the police Investigation, and bare been submitted to Mayor Buck. When they are served -the detectives will be suspended pending trial. The charges against Lieut. Godfrey of the automobile squad will be drawn and prosecuted by the city law departnjent, , The council today will decide Its course of action on the Mayor's recommendation that Chief Henry J. Girvln be dismissed from the force and that Capt. George .1. Ward be penaioned. DKOr STOLEN SAFE. Thieves yesterday forced their way Into the" office of the Stark Manufacturing company's plant. No. 897 Main street, and made their getaway with a small safe that contained $200 in caah and some thrift stamps. The robbera, thoagb, got only as far as yard In the close vicinity to the shop. Here officers found that the safe had been abandoned, after fruitless attempts to fores open, the door. Police believe that the thieves were scared away before completing their Job. DIED. BRAfN la this city, April 27. 1919. Christine L., beloved wife of Otto A. Brana ( Cleeaattel), and mother or Rleanor EI. -sad Olenola it. Brana, da lighter of John and Mary Cleeaattel, slater of afra. John Schmidt. . John. Theodore, Marl and Edward Cleeaattel. Funeral from the family residence. No. - 574 tloodrear aveanet. Wednesday afternoon at 3 'clock, and from the Cban-h of the Besarrec-tlun, corner of Genesee and Doat streets, at 2:30 'clock. Prienda are invited to attead. CCRTIN la Buffalo. N. T April 2T, 1919, William J.. ansbaad of Margaret Cnrtia (nee Kane), father of Harry W. Cnrtia. and the late Mrs. William Jnliu. brother of George Cmrtta of Cleveland. O. Fnneral from the family residence,. No. 67 Iash avenue, time t be announced later. 28t29 DICKERSON In Buffalo, April 28. 1919. Kdith. wife of John Dickerson. daughter of Samuel and Sadie Dirkaon. No. 151 Pine street, aged 19 yeara, 4 months and 1 day. Funeral from Bethel A. 11. E. church. Tine atreet. Tuesday afternoon at 2:0 o'clock. Friends are invited to attend. riSCUS In this city. April 27, 1919, Mary Fiscoa .(nee Lankes), wife of the late Julius Fiscua, aged 69 years. Funerel from the residence of her sister, Mrs. William Mstheis. No. 283 Shumwsy street. Wednesday morning at 8:80 o'clock, and from St. Ana's church st o'clock. Deceased was a member of St. Ann's Society of St. Ann's church. Friends are invited to attead. 28t29 FRTER In New York City, April 2, 1919, Thomas T. Fryer, husband of Elisabeth Fryer, father of Theodore T., Frederick . Benjamin A.. Thomas C, Robert and Etta Fryer. The funeral 'Will take place from the residence of bis son, Benjamin A. Fryer, No. 782 Ahland avenue, Monday afternoon at S o'clock. Friends re -tavitea to alt no. Hartal at convenience of the family.1 HOG AN la this city. April 2S. 1919. John T. Hogan, beloved husband of Cora Hogaa ne Parkisoa), father of John L-. Frank J Cora E., Catherine. Mary and Lorerta Hogaa. Fnneral from the family residence. No. 440 Swan street, Tuesday morning at 8:30 o'clock and from St. Columba'a church at o'clock. Friends axe Invited to attead. Syracuse. N. X.. papers please copy. .,, , 27t28 , HUGHES April 27. William J. Hagliea. Nd-Hee of funeral hereafter from the undertaking parlors of Thomas F. Crowley Co., No. 128 Niagara street. .: WALSH la New London. Conn., at Naval Hospital, April 27. 1919. Gerald H. Walsh, beloved son of.Joha and Mary Walsh, brother of Norine. Marie, Evelyn. Kathleea. Walter. Beatrice. Helen aad John Walsh. Funeral from the family residence. No. 65 Ouersteia street, time to be announced later. . ., . WIEBERG la thia city, April 25, " J919, Ernest C, beloved husband of Frances B. Wie-lxr: (see Burt), son of the late Joaiaa and Wiihelmlna Wieberg. brother of John. William, August. Christ Wieberg, Mrs. William Anderson of Indiana Harbor. 111., and the late Herman Wieberg. aged 41 years. Funeral from the family residence. No. 700 Walden avenue. Monday at 2:30 p. m. Friends and acquaintances are invited to attend. Deceased was a member of Buffalo Tribe No. 443, I. O. R. M., F. O. E.. Na. 149, F. O. O. No. 1, Walden Avenue Business Men's association. Liberty Gua Club, Highbrow club. Liquor Dealers' association. Rescue He Co. No. 1, Exempt Firemen of Cheekto-wsgs. N. T. Members of Buffalo Tribe No. 433. are request to be present. 2t28 YAGER In Sooyee. N. T., April 85. 1919. f'iixabetb Yager, niece of John and the late Klizabeth Grosstophan (nee Yager), aged 24 learn. Fnneral from Andrew Hois's fuaeral pitriors. No. 279 Broadway, Tuesday Btoraing tit S:l o'clock, and from St. Gerard's church al v o'clock. Friends are invited to attend. Buffalo Men of Co. H and Co. Dy 306th Infantry wm "?a 4 -4 ,'- . ,,ii(iu.iJMiiWl 4 Z a.:- 1 Here are some of the men of smtX' . .at ; JT Breekenndge street; Corp. George Reindl, No. 20 Beech street ; Private Frank :;D. Switalski, No. 133o Broadway; Private Alfred liakin, No. 43 Newberry Street; Corp. Louis "Wetter, No. 587 East North street. Back row, left to right : Corp. Joseph Worthing, No. 368 Maryland street : Private John Stringer, No. 691 Jefferson street : Private Charles Filler, No. 105 Urban street ; Corp. William Reiche, No. 58 Good avenue; Private Ben Logan, No. 63 Sidney street; Private William Burlingame, Kenmore; Private George Plummer, No. 958 Virginia street. Below, left, seated: Sergt. George W. Held, Water Valley ;-next to Sergt." Held is George Kessel, Lancaster. Just before this photograph was taken somebody said "Home." . v , . ' , t ' : : ' carby Canada ot ( Special Telegram to TJka Bnqirer.) Bridgebure, OnL. Aoril 28. Al though little definite Information can be secured on the subject as yet, it is sta :ed that the - steel contracts have bee i let for the proposed Canadian Pa-cifl ; bridge over the Niagara river between Canada and New York state nea r here. There has been consider-abli activity in this connection of late. Iiagara Falls, Ont., April 28. "I'm Frahk McCullough, you don't need to looll for the states to find him," is a sample of one of three letters which the J provincial police have . . obtained f ronl some crank, or else a friend of Fraik McCullough. the alleged slayer of al Toronto policeman, who recently i orokfe the provincial Jail. This letter is written from North Bay, Ont., and informs the police that he is going to double back on his tracks to Toronto to see his imprisoned sweetheart. Viola de La veil. Another such letttr. signed in a : similar manner. VFrank . . McCullough" , was received from London. Ont. The police are paying no attention to these letters . Welland, Ont, April 28. Tomorrow is the date set by Maj. Evan Fraser as the time to introduce his bill to have a working committee named on this side of the river to co-operate with the New York state committee with - the construction of a peace memorial bridge over the Niagara, he definitely advised friends here today. - - Bridgeburg, - Ont April . 28. The funeral of the late James Lawson,. for mam.- years collector of customs of the port of Bridgeburg. , who died Saturday, will be held tomorrow afternoon. He had been ill for some time and wax in his eightieth year. Bridgeburg, Ont, April 28. The assessment of the ; International Bridge Co, which has been a bone of contention for sometime, has been increased from $300,000 to $1,250,000. Assessor O. C. Teal announced today. It is expected that the bridge company will appeal. Assessor Teal also announced a population increase of 500 for Bridgeburg in his census report ; comparing last year with this. HOUSE THIEVES GET JEWELRY. The residence of Frank Stephan. No. . 111 Dorchester Road, was burglarized last nigbt. the thieves -obtaining valu- i able jewelry. The family was away be tween 8 o'clock and midnight, when the dow was forced. The jewelry was stol-' en from a bedroom on the upper floor. RAID SIX SALOONS. The police yesterday raided six saloons, arrested the proprietors of name and twenty-fire patrons. - All will have a hearing in city courtodzy. ' "2 tu. ' . r- f f ' . --frlrV",-- a' 4 M- J JX jr ' the 306th infantry at Camp Mills. EXCITEMENT OF AUTO CRASH CAUSE OF FIRING -REVOLVER, HE STATES Salvatore Puelo."thirty-five years old, of Angola, was arrested yesterday afternoon on a charge of carelessly using firearms. While driving in Trenton avenue near Carolina street shortly before, his machine was struck by another car, the driver of which did not stop after the' accident. ' In the excitement.- Puelo is alleged to have drawn a revolver and to nave fired a number of shots in the air. He says he used the gun to attract the attention of the driver of ,ther other machine.'" :; ..' , ' .Puelo-. machine was only slightly damaged The .driver of the other machine is being nought.. ' LADDER FALL KILLS NEGRO, ' ' While painting an engine in the West Shore yards at Bailey avenue this morning. George H. Williams, colored, of No. -212 Clinton street, slipped and fell from a ladder, striking his head on an iron railing. His' skull was fractured, resulting in almost instant death. Dr. Cook, deputy medical examiner, assumed charge of the remains. Williams was forty-seven years old. DANCE TOXICiHT. Tb annual ball piven by the' Ice - I'ed-t dlers' Ioal I'nion Np-TlC will be b-ll at Maltoaiii hall touipUt. ; The public U-.ia-rited ta nitend. and arrantrenent ire being made by 'he committee to han.lk- a large crowd. . - . ; - . DONOVAN PRAISES.. Cot. William J. Donovan, recently returned from France, in a statement given out yesterday, said Jhat the Y. M. C. 'A. had at all times given excellent service, "TheY. M. C A. work I have observed has always been entirely: satisfactory and is deserving of the highest praise." He particularly commented upon the work of a man named Jewelt attached to the regiment, j ' m : CHAPIN POST INVITED. Ir. J. W. Beach, delegated.- by the Rev. Henry A. Jlooney. chairman of the Mayor" committee on periodical entertainment for returned sOldIerst has extended, through Commander - Nelson Simmons, an invitation to all members of Chapin post, G. A. R- to attend the exercises to be held Wednesday ven- 1 inc. in RmaHtrav A irlif rrilim seats win te reserved on the stage for the veleranS- whose uniform will-be the hnd of admission. Gen. O' Ryan is to be one of the speakers- and Commander Simmons urges members Of the post to n?s'pond nobl to the imitation. CLOTHING-: STOLEN. A larger amount of wearing-t apparel was stolen some time' yesterday from ' Li." Davis clothing store,. No. 18SS Niagara street. The thieves gained en- trance by forcing a rear, door, " - t ." ? ty-m.a. Jt CGD f- s-. """' ,He , A'V Vre . ' S , J 9w vwm: -s4vs;- i '4 i JO? w. jt ifc::v V terss. V W?'. ',::.,. "' ' ; . ' '- "? : .. ; :.:'.::.:-.-;.?. ' . . a-: r . Tr:-r . . v. . ;: ..d : . m :'- X it. 4 ' . Sl :yf-.:. : ?:;:.:. HUwiX Top,7 seated, left to" right: Private 'Villiam F. Lennon, No. 370 CONDENSED TIMETABLE OF BUFFALO TRAINS TO PRINCIPAL CITIES THE BUFFALO ENQUIRER offers th following condensed , timetable of trains leaving Buffalo for principal cities of the country, prepared by the local United States railway administration. (Chancres will be mads as new schedules are announced by the railroads, but tb correctness of the time of departure of trains Is hot iruaranteed by THE ENQUIRER! NEW YORK (D. L. at W. 5:4B a. m., 9:30 a. m.. 6:50 p. m.. 9 p. m, 11:30 p. m. L. V.) 9:30 a. m.. ;15 p. ta. IN. Y. C.) 4:0 a. m, 7:30 a m, 9:30 a. m., 11:00 a. m.. 1:00 p. m.. t:00 p. m.. 9:1S p m.. 10:06 p. m.. T0:3S p. m.. 12:01 a. m. W. i S.) 6:80 n. m. ALBANT (Set N. Y. C. R. R. u Hit I ior.i WASHINGTON tPenna. R.R. 9:00 a. in., 7:4S p m.. i:0 p. itv. . PHILADELPHIA U V. 1:80 a.' m.. 815 p. m. (Penna. R.R.) 9:00 aw m- t:S0 p. m. - - '; PITTSBURGH IB.-. R. A P.V :00.a, m.. 10:20 p. m. (N. Y, C. R R.) 10:00 a. m.. S:SS p m.. 12:03 midnight Peno. R. R.) :10 a. m. 11:10 p.-m.- TOLEUO Se N. T. C R. R. to Cbl -cago.) CHICAGO i N. T. C R. R- 7e . m.. 1:20 p. m.. g:20 p. m.. tZ nMnight. IM- O 7:tt a. m.. 1:0 p. m.. :80 p. m.. 11:65 D. tn. fN. T. C. A St. L.1 2:10 a. m.. 18 p. m. i'O. T. R. R.1 8:10 m. and ? UO p. m. Wabash) 8 0S a. m. : 1 BOSTON IN. T. C. R R 1:1 a., ra., 7:80 m.. :J0 . in.. 4.45 p. m. 10:08 p. m - Iff. K. S:8 p. m. ST LOtaS IN. T.C R. R.) 5:25 p. m.. 12:00 midnight. V30 a. m.. l:2u p. m. lWVii) 8:05 a. m. CLEVELAND IN. T. C R. R.V 7:80 a. nu 1:29 p. nv. 6:J5 p m.. 1:10 p. m.. 12:00 midnight. IN I. C It SL L R. R.) 2:11 a. m. l-SS n m i DBTTROIT tWabash 8:0S a. m. 0. a', n. :is a. m.. ii:u a. m. ana z:se p. tst. lit. C 7:65 av.ai. 1:40 p. m l:W p. m.. 11:54 p. m. TORONTO i M. C 5:05 a. ttu. 1:4ft p. m. daily except Sundays). 8:03 a. m. and f p. m. daily Q. T. 0:10 a. mu. 11:30 au m 2:20 p. m., :J0 p. m. ' ROCHESTER iSee N. X. C R. R. to New York. ) SYRACUSE See N. Ti C R. B. U New York.) - The Wabash, B.. R. A P and the N, T.. C A St. L. Nickel Plate) trains leave the D. L A W. station in lower Main street. The New York Central. West Shore. Michigan Central. Pennsylvania and Ormnd - Trui. ran out or the Exchange street station, and the Lehigh and - Erie trains, out of the new Lehigh station ta lower Main street. There are no through trains to Jackson- rllle. New Orleans and .other southern points, connections belnir.made at Washington. Cincinnati and other cities included In above table for those places.: Darinar the winter months there la heavy toortot trade to- points in Florida, anch as Pahs Beach. Pa bio Beach, Palatkav and Miami. Trains leaving Buffalo make eonnectiotui with train- muthirard bound from Wash- ttoa aad Baltimore for these resorta. - jy - , - '"-.'NX' wjMKSapiiiJiuHfWMMac. aw- mviaMm' i (Photo by Staples, Enquirer staff photographer.) ROTARY CLUB TO BACK "FIT TO FIGHF' FILM "Pit to Fight," a photoplay shown throughout the country by the United States war department, has met with hearty approval in Buffalo by the majority of employers. Some seventy-five owners of factories employing more than 100 men each, are co-operating with the Rotary club, in having the picture presented to men in this city free. The purpose of the film is to improve social hygienic conditions. At its trial showing before the Rotary club a considerable debate followed as to whether the picture would produce the results sought or whether it is just the things to Bhow young men. It is a story of a man's life, his dealings with wine, women and song. Nothing is left to the imagination as the picture carries all that could possibly be shown The first public showing will be at Dom Polski hall on Thursday evening. On Wednesday 'and Thursday' evenings it will be presented at the Elm wood Music hall, and on Friday night, at the Sixty-fifth armory. Saturday night it will be at the Seventy-fourth. All presentations will be free to men and boys over sixteen years old. - -- The picture has had the approval of many of the ministers in the city. The committee of the Rotary club in Buffalo directing the showing of the picture is as follows: . G. Barrett Rich, Jr., chairman; Henry A. Antram. vice-chairman; Edward A. Baird, Samuel B. Botsford, Alfred H. Burt. Edward H. Butler, George C. Diehl, Lester W, j Elias. Ernest C. Hartwell. Rabbi Louis J. Kopald. the Rev. C. Arthur Lincoln, George E. Matthews and Dr. Grover W. Wende. - . . COUNTERFEITER SENT DOWN FOR TWO YEARS Edward Leitch. who, was-convicted i last week of - having counterfeit half i dollars rn his possession, was sentenced to the .federal prison at Atlanta, Ga, for a period, of two years by Judge Hazel In federal court this morning. The man is said to have made several attempts to pass the coins before he was rounded up by the police. Richard Knox, who was also indicted last week on a charge of attempted car burglary, was sentenced to one year and twenty days in the Elmira reformatory. 'S John Reichlmayr,1 convicted of stealing a bolt of cloth from a frefght ear was also brought up for sentence. He gave as a list of past con'ictions only two. The first he eaid was for corner lounging and the ; second time for swimming witnout using tights. Sen tence on this man was deferred until tomorrow. YOUTH ON "PROBATION. TTarrv Stemner. ninatMn .... ni j of Canton, O.. was- placed oh probation j for a period of one year bv- Coantv i this morning after plead- i crand larceny. lag guilty to .m.v 1 a Xw y- Ha 'iNsnXj;v.iv SIS AND OIAN WILL SPEAK AT ! SOLDIER WELCOME Famous Naval, and Military Com-f manders to be at Entertainment ; Wednesday Night in Broadway ; Auditorium. i Soldiers and sailors and, their fam ilies and. friends will have an oppor- . tunity Wednesday evening at the Broadway Auditorium to see and hear j two notable figures of the war Ad- miral William S. Sims, who command- ! ed the American fleet, and Gen. John ? F. 0"Ryan, who led the Twenty-seventh division, composed of New-York troops. They will be the principal speakers at the soldiers and sailors" welcome entertainment at Broadway Auditorium. In securing the admiral, whose fleet made the seas safe for the soldiers of democracy, and the general, whose division was the spear-point in - the thrust that broke the German line, the welcome committee was signally fortunate. Its first Soldiers' entertainment meeting will have notable representatives of the two great branches of the service to join with home folks in doing honor to the men who served. The Rev. Henry A. Mooney, chairman of the committee in charge of the entertainment, issued a request that soldiers and sailors wear their uniforms. Admiral Sims is , touring the country in behalf of the Victory loan and undoubtedly will speak concerning it. Gen. O'Ryan will describe how New York state troops and Buffalo regiments helped in breaking the Hinden-burg line. -Walter P. Cooke will be chairman of the meeting. Mayor Buck will express the city's welcome to the soldiers. Councilman Heald will present medals to mothers. The Orpheus and Guido organizations will join in a chorus of 300 voices, singing appropriate songs. Chairman Henry J. Rahl of the committee in charge of welcome plans for the Seventy-seventh division asks returned soldiers of that division to report at the welcome committee's headquarters in the Uberty building. They will be assigned to their positions In the parade to be held when the men now en route home are, received in Buffalo. , BUFFALO 1 I Paragraph News for the Busy jj S Reader on City Events of I TODAY o to n 3-T-0C3Ogy Thouiag L,. Bourne, superintendent of the glass plant of the Spracpr ln com pany at Hamburg, will address tne uiem-bers of the Buffalo Optometric society at their regular meeting next Friday evening at the Statler. Frederick II. Livingston ot this city, Byron II. Heath of Hamburg and the Kev. Charles D. Brouphton will be the guests of honor at n dinner to be given Wednesday evenine at the Statler hotel under the auspices of tile masters vt the Masonic lodges in Krie county. The Kev. Mortimer P. Griffin, paftor of the Richmond Avenue Methodist church, last evenine: said that the clean living man hood of the n." t ion who fought the ma terial fight acrainst the German must now take up the fight at home in the, spiritual life. lie said that by their very youth they are God's chosen ones in a renaissance of religion. THE WEATHER. WEATHER BUREAU. 8. Department of Agriculture. u. Monday. April 28. Forecast for Buf falo and vicinity for the period ending 8 p. m. of the day mentioned: Unsettled weather; probably rain tonight and Tuesday; cooler, moderate to fresh shifting winds. Weather Conditions. Rain and scattered thunderstorms are reported over the lake region, the Ohio and central Mississippi valleys, the central plains states, the southern plateau, and the southern Rocky Mountain states, due to a . barometric depression centered this morning ; over Kansas. Elsewhere over the country the weather has been generally fair. There has been a general moderation in temperature over the eastern half of the country. Heavy frost occurred last night in South Dakota and southern Minnesota. The winds on the lakes this morning are gentle to moderate and variable. RaniTA In tPmrwruhiro bbva ri ; United States and Canada reported to tne local weamer bureau at 8 a. m.; Highest, seventy-two degrees at Galveston; lowest, twenty-four degrees at White River. The sun sets today at 8:13; rises tomorrow at 6:12. EARLY MORNING FIRE AT MONTGOMERY BROS. PLANT Fire this mcrning shortly before 7 o'clock was discovered in a sawdust bin at the Montgomery Bros. & Co.'s plant in Court street, resulting in a damage estimated at close to 12.000. Firemen worked on the blaze for more than an hour. " Fire Chief Murphy was unable to state the cause of the fire. The bin. which ia located at the rear of the big plant, runs from the first floor to the roof. Because of the many channels leading into the bin it was feared that the fire would break loose and get into ! other portions of the structure. Be cause of this, four companies were kept at work after the main apparatus- had returned to their house, pouring tons of water into the bin. There Is insurance, i . RESTAURANT ROBBED; NAB TWO. Patrolman Edward Daniela of the third precinct this morning , early arrested Patrick Hogan. twenty-one years old, of No. 71 East Eagle . street, on charges of burglary and larceny. It is alleged that the prisoner and two other men broke into Thomas Clark's lunch room, No, 361 Michigan avenue, and stole some foodstuffs. Daniels happened along, he says, as the trio was leaving the place. Alter a ciiaae ue collared Hogan. The other two men are still at large.. . t . RECORD ON UNLOADING. A cargo of iron ore for the Buffalo Union furnace was discharged, in record time here last week, when the steamer Charles G. Jenkins wa able to leave here on Sunday morning on her return trip tip the lakes wlthif twenty-four hours after her arrival in this port. The Jenkins carried the first care; of ore Ifcia season consigned to Busaio. ADMIRAL W. S. SIMS V Commander of the American fleet operating in European waters during the war, who is to be one of the speakers at the soldiers' and Bailors' welcome entertainment to be held Wed-, nesday evening ln Broadway Auditorium. , 125 Meirof 77th Killed in Action Lived Near According to t a list given out this morning 125 men of the Seventy-seventh division from Buffalo and western New York died in action in France. Fifty-four of the casuals were Buf falo men. The list contains the names of seventy-five officers and 1,571 men of the Seventy-seventh division, of which the following are men in the western New York district: Charles Amdur, Buffalo; J. B. Am-meman, Tonawanda; Guiseppe Ancona, Buffalo; Carl J.. Anderson, Jamestown; Sam Apstein, Buffalo; John F. Badrow, LaSalle; Robert H. Beyer. Buffalo; Raffele Bibo, Buffalo; Thomas Biggens, Buffalo; Bert L. Blowers. Warsaw; Harry Blyleven, Geneva: George T. tsoiton, i'erry; Kobert C. Braman, Pen-field; Ignatius Brzoska, Buffalo. , Payton R. Campbell, Buffalo: Stanley Caplo, Buffalo; Frank B. Carpenter, Lockport; Charles B. Case, Buffalo Homer N. Colburn. Holley; Homer E. Collins, Jamestown; James Cook. Victor; John F. Damcott. Clymer; Orie De Badts. Hod us; Edward J. Duffy, Lockport; William E. Dywer, Rochester; Arthur J. Eckert, Buffalo; John Egan. Clyde; Stuart Fraser, Buffalo. Thomas L. Fuller, Lewiston; James C. Gallivan. Jamestown; Stephen Gams, Lancaster; Charles Gelsenho, Wellsville; Arthur M, George. Buffalo; Louis Gersteln. Niagara Falls; Edward F. Graham, Buffalo; Harvey C. Grow. Buffalo: Robert D. Guenthner. Lyons; Thomas J. Haley, Buffalo; Clarence J. Harder. Tonawanda; Arthur C. Hart-man. Martinsville. Walter Hayward, La Salle; James A. Hill. Bath; George H. Hohler, Hohler; H. T. Housemann, Niagara Falls; Oscar P.. Johnson. Buffalo; Arthur IL Jones, Clymer; Lambert Keeler, Ken-raore. -- Herbert W. De Long. Belmont; George J. Dietrich. Rochester; Henry Dittner, Niagara Kails; John P. Dolan, Buffalo; William DrisColl. Buffalo; Wincentz Konopkp, Buffalo; George Kreutzer. Buffalo; Stanley Kwiatow-ski, Buffalo: Martin Laffln. Rnffjiio- James J. Lancer, Bath; Louis Lewe-nicht, Buffalo; James A. Love, Clifton Springs; William Lowery, Lancaster; Hugh E. Lynch, Arcade; William McAllister, Tonawanda: Henry L. McCor-mick, Buffalo; Earl McDevitt, Blasdell-W. R. McMahon, Tonawanda; Conrad f - iviernaber, Buffalo; John Klaffka, Buffalo; Paul Klaiber. Buffalo; John jvianiKa. uurcaio; Walter C. Klein Warsaw; Frank Ritter. Buffalo-James Robinson, Newfane; W E Rumge,' Tonawanda: Jeremiah Saxe! Buffalo; Charles Schmidlin. Buffalo-Ralph - Schurr. Buffalo; Harry g' Schuster, Buffalo; Lawrence Seamolla' Rochester; George E. Stein, Buffalo-' Roland Stillinger. Aurora; Ilarry C. Subke. Buffalo. Herbert Macklner. Collins Center; John L. Maroney. Buffalo: Abraham Mass.. Buffalo; Frank A. Meaney Rochester; John D. Mundee. Tonawanda; John Nabbruck, Buffalo; Max O. Naegely Buffalo; John Neitizbie, Buffalo; John B. O'Brien. Canandai-gua; Joseph F. O'Hern, Lockport; x-rann tjLKJugnnn. liuffalo; John T.l-O'Neill. Niagara Falls; Joseph J A i-pmpsoii, JBurralo; Edward C. Radloff, Niagara Falls; Hemer Reyson. Pitts-ford r Floyd I. Rice, Chaffee; G. A. Winnerton, Buffalo; Ada J. Zranski, Buffalo; Henry T. - Taylor. Hornell; Fred G. Tegler Buffalo; Lynn A. Thur-ber. SDrinsrville: M. Tnma jester; Fred Voltz. Buffalo; John Wala- ' I. T . . W 1 . -i t ... - civ ijunaiu, r rarm v . welczak, Sloan; Casimlr M. Warren, Dunkirk; John K. Weir, Niagara Falls; Paul H Weter. Buffalo; C. Wieszczecinskl. Buffalo; Frank J. Wi'elkiewicz. Dpew; Charles W. Wogatzke. Albion; Henry Wolaski, Buffalo; Frank N. Zerlintski, N. Tonawanda, Melchor W. Mason. Buffalo. The division's total major casualties number 2.673. which Includes deaths from all causes. - MEDALS FOR 4 MOTHERS GIVING 5 SONS TO U. S.; v SISTER SENT 5 BROTHERS Mothers' medals for four mnfhni who each had five sons in the United States service during the war and for one sister who brought up five motherless brothers, all of whom entered the servfee. will be presented by Commissioner Charles M. Heald at the soldiers reception and entertainment at Broadway Auditorium Wednesday night. This is the entertainment "at which Admiral William 8. Kimft and Gen. John F. O'Ryan will speak. - Of the five medals only three will go to mothers. One mcther died last weeK sne was Mrs. Thomas M. Crony n of No. 17 Eart North street. She will be represented, however, by someone who may receive for her the honor she could not live long enough to receive herself, j The other three mothers, who will appear in person, are Mrs. William Mackay of No. 12 Lawrence place. Mrs. Agnes Polowa of Jfo. 135 Mohr avenue and Mrs. T. 8. Burns of No. 182 North Pearl street. - Martha Wismienski of No. 1689 Clin ton street, who mothered her five bro thers and brought them up, also will receive a raetiiL City! THREE HURT WHEN FLY WHEEL BURSTS Others Narrowly Escape Injury in Unexplained Accident Today at Elias Lumber Plant Big Wheel Broke Loose and Went Through . Roof and Over Into Blacksmith! Shop. A large fly wheel, weighing several tons, tore away from Its fastenings in the engine room of the lumber plant of G. Elias &-Bro Inc., No. 964 Elk street, this morning before 11 o'clock, result-ine in three men being Injured, one of them quite seriously. The engine fooi4 is located at the front center of th plant. wAfter tearing loose, the heavy wheel was hurled through the roof of this building and then landed on ihe roof of the blacksmith shop at the rear, crashing through the floor with a noise that could be heard for blocks: Henry Miller, thirty years old, of No. Ill Stanton street, employed as a blacksmith, was struck by parts of U falling debris, and suffered Internal injuries. He is at the Deaconess- hus. pitaL His condition is serious. The other injured are: - Carl Roman ski, thirty-six years oiJ, of No. 575 lerry street; severely rut and bruised. Charles Halton, thirty-six years old, of No. 96 Clark street, cut and bruised Both men received treatment at th plant. No explanation for the accident hat been offered by the police of the ninth I precinct who, with officials of the com. j puny, are investigating. A number of other employes just . caped being hit. The plant was put lout of commission. No estimate of ihj propt'i t uainuge tuuiu ut) uuwiiut-uyt I BASE HOSPITAL TO LAND IN H0B0KEN, HE RADIOS Frank S. McGraw. chairman of tin local lied Croaa committee, received a radiogram this morning from his son Sergt. John McGraw, which said thai the boat carrying the members of Buffalo Base hospital, unit No. 23. wouli dock at Hoboken instead of Newpi V News, as was previously announce The radiogram was sent from Saul' island. It did not state when the boat wouk dock, but as Sable island is not far fron New York, it is expected the unit wii land in a day or two. ELEPHANT DEAN CLAIMS TO BE EARTH'S BIGGEST PATRIOT "Snyder, the tusker." is an elephant and a very large elephant at that: Animal men with the Seils-Floto circm claim that Snyder U the largest ele phanfr in the world since the killing o the Hagenbeck beastn in the great zw at Hamburg in llunland. Snyder, however, lays claim to beiiji the largest patriot in the wojrlaV-lH can give you a lot of reasons, too. Las spring he sent his pet attendant tt join the doughboys. Last year he carried Liberty loan banners during eacl campaign. At JJttle Rock, Ark., laa October, Snyder and his fellows of th Sells-Floto three herds, carried tht loan banners in the two-mile parad for the late former Vice-Prefiiden Fairbanks, who consented to ride a the head of the long line of elephanU in a Liberty loan car. Mr. Fairbank; was speaking for the loan in the cityV that day. As Snyder is the dean of th herds, he took all the credit lor twr and only the other day he gave Floto' the ninth elephant in the line, an awful bawling out for mentioning th time "we helped out the former Vice-President." The Sclls-Floto circus will show ir Buffalo on Monday, May 12. NEARLY SCORE OF NEGROES ARRESTED FOR GAMBLING f Twelve negroes were before Judg Standart in city court yesterday on charges of gambling, and eight others were out on hail. The men were caught by Special I. F. Klein splaying stub poker in a house at the corner of Eire and Vine Htieets. The court converted 5 bail into a fine in the case of those not in court and who had given their names a James Thompson. Chicago; Robert Matthews, No. 100 William street; John L. Clark. No. 29 William street; Jacob Wymer, No. 584 Broadway; Oscar Briggs, No. 299 Spring street; Jame Drake, No. 189 Broadway: Elmer Rivern. No. 158 Montgomery street, and James Henry, No. 177 Clinton street. Defendants giving their names as follows were diKCharged because or " sufficient evidence of their hav. played cards: . - : Walter Brown. Thoma Hampio 3 Erie; Henry Pierson. New York; Che? ter Garrett, No. 28 Union street; Frar W. Hodge, No. 353 Fourteenth street John Richardson, No. 20 William street James H. Cook. No. 158 Exchang; Henry H. Wagner, No. 223 FrankliI street; Edward Carey, No. 163 Elw street. - i WHY Don't the Stars Shine In Daytime? the The stars do shine in the daytime. If you will go down into a deep well or the open shaft of a deep mine and look up at the sky, of which you can see a circular patch at the top j of the well, you will be able to see the stars in the daytime. The moon also shines in the daytime, on some part of the earth. At certain times during the month you ean notice that the moon rises before the sun sets, and sometime in the morning you can still see the moon in the ky after the sun is up.. Usually you cannot see either the moon or the stars in the daytime, because the link Inn W L.:L ....... ... .,. w w ii i)nt , ! strong that the light of the start? and moon are lost in the brightnes of the sun's rays. ' When the moorl is visible before the sun sets or aft4 ' the lun has risen it is because tht light of the sun i not so bright and strong at' the beginning or close of , daylight. If yw are fortunate' enough sometime to witness total clips of the sun you will be able te f see the stars in day time without going down into m deep well er mine f shaft. An interesting end unusual question is answered each day. in j this space. Watch for them.

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