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FRIDAY, MARCH 22 1918 THE DAILY COURIER, CONNELLSVILLE, FA. PAGE S WILL SPEND ONE OR TWO BILLIONS FOR _ ^ RAILROADSINYEAR \llff y jm*rMm*Â£ N EURALGIA For quick TuuKi quick TuuKi rablheForalieMi MJ Temples irth GoTerament tancinees Its Plans Tor Equipping Them For Wai. REG10NAL COMMITTEES To Have Clutrse 01 tbo Purchase 01 Coal, trossties and Limber; Other Supplies to Be Bought by Ktespec- trÂ»e Beads; Big Savings According to the announcement of D'"ector General of Railroads McAdoo the goTe T nment will Â«*pen't between S3 000 000 000 and $2 003 000 000 with In a year in purchase* for the rail roads so as to equip them to Cully meet tne requirements ot the war John Skelton Williams hi-s been ap pointed as head of the R ulroad ^d ministrations .division o finance and purchasing notch will look after these ptf-chases He will ue assisted by an advisory committte of thrc-- to be composed of the genera] pnrchas ing agents or vice-preai lents of three leading railroad system; In furtherance of Jie general plan there will also be three additional committees with headquarters in to $750 000,000 per annum according: to the activity oÂ£ business and the coo dition of the money market J The much larger estimate of De- tween Jl 000 000,000 and J2 000 000 I MO given by Mr McAdoo indicates the enlargement o[ purchasing contern plated The railioads are, to be put on a basis of cperationÂ« equal to the requirements of the" war It IB probable that they can be made to repay much if not all of the mcreise'd ex pense in outlaw Great savings are expected, from centralized control from the pooling of equipment pooling of trackage standardization ot general materials increased actual tonnage of freight hauled as a result sf these increased facilities as well as of the Increase in the numne- of cnrs, and in other wayÂ« which the operation of all the roads as a unit under the government renders poi slble SECRETARY HOUSTON POINTS OUT HOW THE BOY SCOUTS CAN HELP Thoir 4M in Home Gardening, Raising Nevr Tori Chicago and Atlanta Each of these ccmm ttpes 'i to be compns- ed of three or moie general pnrchaa- Pigs and Poultry mid Food tlill be Patriotism. How every American bo/ altnough 1 ing agents who will be men expert-! separated b the Atlantic ocean Erotn enced in purchasing vork the actual theater of the Trar against Tbrough the central orcai ization thus established \v 11 be nvue all pur- "chases of locorao i~es ca-s of a 1 ! kind* and steel rails Fuel \v 111 be purchased by a regional director under the direction of the "Washington office for use in the Ne*v England territory In other parts of the conntrv the railroad fuel Trill be looked alter bv each railroad Â·under the direction of the regional Â·purchasing committee Purchase of crc-:ti*s and lumber till be made through the purchasing department of each road vhere these supplies can be obtained along the Unes under the supervisio i of the re gional purchasing committees "Where : the supplies cannot be purchased along lines they will be bought through uhe "Washington offlc * All other supplies needed for cur rent operations be pu-chased for the time being, th-ough Jie purchas ing departments of the rÂ£9j -ctive roads but all contracts fo* periods of six months or longer must be approved by the regional conuaittees The nrices paid for all supplies will be reported monthly by rll roads to the regional purchasing committees so that they may be carefullj compared and cnecked as to prices standards qualities and places of delivery Under the plan drafted by Director Williams of the Division of Finance and Purchasing and approved by Director General McAdoo toe regional purchasing uommittees "will iddress themselves as soon as possible to autocracy can play his jart in m- uolding American idea's is pointed out by Secretary of Agriculture Hous ton 11 a message addressed to the EOT SCOULS of America in wiiich ae says Tie splendid army of Soj Scouts of \merica can be of verv grea help to thp Nation in this time of worla need The irar can be won only it ire delher the men the snips and the food m suSLcien' number and quan tiues to make our w-ir program effec- tui You as Boy Scouts can greatly aid by growing home vegetable gardens, raising pigs and poult-y conserving food by canning and drying for home use and in many other ways open to you t Will you not help jour country again this year e\en in a brgger and a better wa** than you dad during the summer a' 131"" \our tas-k wlH be to 'beat your own record' m food, prodnc tion and conservation May your motto tor 1918 be, 'ei cry scout to feed a soldier and one other ' I desire to extend Jo you the hearty good will and cooperation of His of ficials ol the United States Department of \gricuHure also that of cooperative club leader* of boys' and girts extension work at the agricultural colleges who will be glad to axasi you in your work NTT BY-FROD'CCI OTBIfS Ready Â»t Garr Bat Will Wot Be Int n Operatic* at Present. __ ,, __ Construction of 140 additional by- ttrconV.c.eraUonorstand-TrdiPnBan'd PrÂ»JÂ«Â« Â«** ovensju* been corn- consolidating purchases of everv kind 'Pleted at tie that ma* admit of such treatment, nols Sieel , Co , with a view to increasing efficiency able at "***Â· ptaat and econoinr Acthorizfd oy existing legislation Director/ "WiHi tms and hi 3 assl^'ants Under the direction of Direct? Gen iral McArtoo, will hare the ban ng of some ?Â·! 000,000 000 based on that! - amount is the gross earnings from I the operations of the railroads of the country tor the calendar year 1917 Mr Mc\doo 'tales that the requirements for uew capital outbid, of revc. nue from earnings, to- new Â«]uip-| mÂ«nt b"tterments and additiors have nsuallr called for from ?250000000 The new oren* will not be placed. In service at pr ent as the coal supply Is not yet sufficient to permit their operation. This addition was made necessary to serve the four, additional blast firrna stacks just added at the Ga-v plm ON ALL nays Â·vrmuoiiacautcr Â»HM HOOT m BKttOI Â·nitsunuaovticiai Anowior otm axuu Quickest Pain Killer on Earth Tlustarine Stops HI Parn in Half the Time it Takes Other Remedies--Oftentimes in Fue Minutes. Sabdnes Inflammation and Kedaces. Swellings V\ith Amazing Speed. TAKXS ON11 O'-fE 25 CEAT SOX TO PROVE IT We Give S. * H. Green Trading Stamp,-) NEW EASTER BLOUSES }Â».00 to 97.50 Valves In pretty Georgette Crepe and Crepe de Chine, m all the new leading shades of the season All sizes Special for Ask for "S. H." Green Stamps. EXTRA SPECIAL! Tor Tomorro-HJ Only -- 50c to Joe Women's SILK HOSE In all colors and fancy stripes -- ConnellsviUe's Greatest Easter Suit Store Offers The Greatest Values U I T Over 25 Beautiful Models--m the very cleverest stvteÂ«!Â«tnetnd-_ ng all the newest colorings vest effects, ripple coats aad plain tailored styles, with detachable silk fancy collars, on sola for-16.75 Our Special Easter Offer M to 522.50 Stan-mug Here are values that are the talk of the to-wn most stunning dresses ever seen in beautiful taffetas crepe de nines and striped tiffetas,, with sleeves, in all the leading sbades On $12,95 $35 to $37.50 Smartest SUITS In a galaxy of beautiful models The Tiery finest of materials--the new embroidered suits elaborately braided Beautiful plain tailored-styles--someotrirraned with, silk braiding featured ra thisSale for-- . ^ $22.75 NEW EASTER COAT POPLINS GABARDINES COVERTS SEHG15S B0RELLAS Coats of every description and color in the new high waist line models, pleated effects smart large pockets pretty buek!*= and fancy silk stitchings Bach and e\erv coa* Is a clever style for Hsplf values to |27 50 for $12.95 and $18.50. Come Here and Buy Your Easter Suit $25.00 Taints For Here you '1 see a range suits that aie worth Â·while looking at Tte prettiest spring colorings Tailoring of the very be't in every garment Come and see the classy styles for Women's New Easter Shoes and Oxfords S7.sO Ya?aÂ«8 for $5.86. Come and see the classiest Shoes and Oxfords in Havana Brown new daik grays, newest 26.00 Values for New high Kid Boots with fancy cloth tops--grey, tan, ivory, black, and brown--in high and military heels Here aie some wonderful shoe values on sale for $3.95 Engl sh styles Very styles e\er shown on sale for prettiest Easter Bonnets That Â·wQl iHSbuitly-ai3jeal ta women ofitbe most dSgerfminat- mg taste. Stytes in pretty Pokes, Mnshrooins, Sailors, in all the newest coionngs and all beautifully tmomed. Regnlar $6 50 and $7 50 Tataee tor-- $3.95 Relief from Eczema Don t be downhearted n \c\cr mind if j oa h a \ e tried plas ers and liniment 1 " and othe- thlnrs that d m t b t a r t to banish t!ic i n,in and agonN till da af ter tomorrow If you want t kill pai i get rid of ache----'draw out inlannation and make all Sw ellliRs disappear with amazing peed pet a n ?c Sox ol MUS T \ R I \ E rischt iwaj C" v-~i si iecrv discovered Mustarme. Ho tnad*Â» It of pood honest true y**l low mustard--add^d other pain ae stroj Inj? mgred'ents--took out the blister md a3i.onished the medical pro- fe'i^Son by frt-\'nRT to the world prci artion ten times better than Gran i r- t h c r s good old Iishioned but d i r r and blistering" mustard plaster \TuRtarlne relieves backache beaf 1 nche toothaohe earache and neuralgi n ft\* minutes--in an hour all miser w i l l a sappear Sore throat goen over night--lui bag-o -iffon"" 1 In an hottr Chest cold Stiff neck neuritis pleurtrj rheumat pains and swÂ«,lllnss all j icld promp I ind are ipeedily ended with Mustarinc the original mustard plaster substl tute in the yÂ«llow box--only 2 Scents Sore Throat Prudence Tour medicine slielC is not -well Btocked without a bottle oÂ£ TOfGttJNE, for you Don't v.orry about eczema or other don't know what moment it-may be needed Â·km troubles. You can havs a clear, to relieve a sudden c^se of Sore Inroat. healthy Â»kin by using a little zemo, Believing Sore Throat is TONSIUNE'3 obtzmed at any drug store for 35c, or special mission It 13 made for that--ad- extr* large bottle at $100 Tcrtiaed for that--sold for that one punx*c. Zerao generally removes pimples, black TONSDUtNE is the National Sore Throat heads, blotches, eczema, and nngwo-m Bemedy It is sold in erery State in the and makes the skin clear and healthy Union You-will need TONSILINE Zemo Is a dean, penetrating anfcsepbc one of these dajs, or some niffht bqu d, neither sfccky nor greasy and stains when the drug Btore is c'osed-- nothing It is easUy applied and costs a better have a bottle ready at home mere trifle for each application. It Is when yon need at most 3Sc and Â·Iways dependable 60c Hospital Size, $100 TOOT i lh e E.W.Ro S eCo..Cl CT Â«land.a druggist sells TONSIUNE. Nations 1 Taxi and Transfer Co. 206 E Fayettc Strat \!O) "Si 6000 lOTTRTftG CAES TRICKS 10 ALI Quick ser^ce Moderate charge. Carefu drivers Mo\mg and hauling Btll Flione 507. SAVE THE HAIR And get noce ot it. Uae Our B^Ld Head Hair Grower It trutlifnttr win grow bsir on Bidd Heafe. See Forst, Scottdale Draggirt. A Drag Store for tie Peopta. SHE AEVT LIKE OTHEB SIBXS (IT'5 A NICE EVEN1N iMEl^M AFTERNOON, 4/UN'T IT?