The Daily Courier from Connellsville, Pennsylvania on January 6, 1939 · Page 7
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January 6, 1939

The Daily Courier from Connellsville, Pennsylvania · Page 7

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FRIDAY, JANUARY 6, 1939 THE DAILY COURIER, CONNELISVILLE. PA. PACTS SEVEN' Safety Crusade Pays Dividends With Death Toll Showing Decline (Copyright, 1939, by United Piess.; CHICAGO, Jan 6--Traffic officials' vigorous and far-flung c impugn to halt slaughter on the Nation's road\\ajs paid big dmdcids during 1938, a suuej of 19 laige cities showed toda Sixteen cities reported decreases in traffic fatalities Two rejoited m- cicasce and there wns no report a\ ailable for the Nntion's largest cilj, New York uhcrc a slight increase ^as indicated The figures substantiated a National Safely Council forecast that final 1838 figures for the Nation, available January 2(J, \\ould show a saung of approximately 8,000 over 1937 Officials ga\ c a \ aricty of reasons foi the decline in automobile deaths Most of them re\ol\cd around the Safety Council's "Three E ' profjiam --enforcement, education and engineering Z A Faulkner, city traffic engineer of Evnnslon, II', \\hich calls itself "the safest citj in the world," reported a dccrensc in deaths from live to three and explained "We\e borne down on the thice Es harder thin p\er before Our education program included dmcis' schools and lectures in schools, churches and CIMC clubs on 'How to Drive.' "Our engineering included scientific investigation of wh.it c-used accidents and elimination of bad spots ' "As to enforcement -- everyone knows that you can't fK a ticket in E\ansion and tint the speed regulation signs mean just what thcj sny." Detroit cut its fatalities from 335 m 1937 to 103 Ii3t year, the lowest for anv year since 1922 Richard Harfst, general manager of the Michigan Automobile Association, at- tiibutcd the result to a gcneril tightening up of all tiafflc regulations. Chicago cut deaths from 854 to 695, attributed by Captain David Flynn of the traffic bureau to stricter enforcement of regulations and quick apprehension of violators through t\vo-way police radio in squad cars In addition to the effect upon ·viola- tors, FJinn believed the program had the effect of making a large bod of the molding public "safety conscious The repoit by cities, giving city, record for J937, 1938 and reason Memphis, 34, 47, increase in bicycle and pedestrian St Louis, I'M, 86, education plus police and court cooperation New Orleans, 66, 59, city-wide »afcty drive. Milwaukee, 65, 41, enforcement by entire police force. Cleveland, 247, 127, $350,000 WPA Off to Play War The Itcht cruiser Cincinnati leaves Brooklyn Navy Yard for Winter fleet maneuvers m the Caribbean The ship is seen 23 it slowly passed under the Brooklyn Bridge. trafhc sUrvcj, plus oducttional campaign, revision of controls Minneapolis, 62, 75, carelessness of pcdcstiiani Boston 114, 80, 25-mllc speed limit uilhin cjty Columbus, Ohio, 93, 35, enforcement nnd cd ication Cincinnati, 123, 102 enforcement nnd education, 35-mile limit Los Angeles (county), 1,047, 952, cducaliomi campaign Madison, Wis, eight, five, safety and better enforcement Atlanta, Ga, 59, 56, rigid enforcement and 25-mile limit Son Francisco, 126, 102, better driving, engineering Improvements. Birmingham, Aln, 64, 31. Buffalo, N Y, 130, 91, safety campaigns, including movies. Detroit, 335 193, traffic campaigns Evanston, 111, five, three, enforcement and engineering Chicago, 854, 695, stricter enforcement. News of Tri-Town Community 0AWSON, Jan 6--Mr and Mrs Horry Davis of Detroit have icturned to their home after visiting with s Dnvis parents, Mr and Mrs S R Hnlr, of DicXcrson Run Kilts Miry Esther Blnck, daughter of Mr. and Mrs Frank Blick oj Libelt, Mi-is Mary Eliznbeth Collins, di-glitcr ot Mi and Mis Piul H Collins and Miss Lois Marotti, daughter of Lettis Maiotti of Van- dcibilt, ha\c retuincd lo their studies nt Gio\e City College Mils Margsuot Jane Mndden, dauRhter ot Ma and Mrs Frank Madden ot VandcibiH, Miss Mnry Bello Whlpkey, daughtet of Mr and Mrs R O Whlpkey of East Dawson, and Miss Betty SliallenberRer, dauRh- ter ot Mr tind Mrs C K Shnllen- berficr, have resumed their studies at Caltfornli State Teachers College af'er spending the Chiistmas \aca- tion at their homos Miss Betty Jane Blimp* has re- lumed to West Virginia Wcsleyan aftei ^pending the holiday with her p-ironls, Mi and Mrs P W Sharps of Miin itreet L P Shipley, a student at Cainegic Tech. has icsumcd his studies after \isitmK \Uth his parents, Mi and Mr-s E. P Shipley Miss Jane Oclevce, daughter of Mr -ind Mrs Oliver Oclc\ce, and Lawrence Hniper, son of Mr and C S Harper of Libert} tind Mips M irv Catherine Forsythe, daushtcr of Mi and Mrs Lloyd forsjtne, ha\e ictuined to Penn Stntc College Robeit Henry has resumed his studies nt Beth"m College after spending the Chilstmos vacation with 1m mother, Mr» R. D. Henry, of Gillcy street James Moimngstar, son of Mr and Mrs S J. I Mormnfistnr, cind Simuel Inks, son of Mi -.nd Mrs S W Inks. h»\o returned to their studies at Duke Unhcuity. Miss Maiy Elizabeth Shops hns resumed her studies In Philadelphia after \isitmg her parents, Mr and Mrs P W. Sharps Radio Chain Bans Beer or Wine Ads WASHINGTON, Jan 6 --The National Broadcasting Company will no longer accept ad%erUslnjt for beer or light wines, Lenox B Lohr, president of the radio chain, announced today Lohr, testifying before the Federal Communications Commission inquiry into radio monopoly, said the beer and wine ban would be an extension of the network's policy against liquor advertising Lohr testified the NBC did not sell time for religious programs, or to groups advocating particular theories or philosophies ot government be- ciuso it felt that such programs would sl\c the richer groups an advantage over others In taking their ideas to the public Governors Resume Office Frank D. Fitzgerald (top right) takes oath as governor of Michigan from Chief Justico Henry M. Butzcl of the state supreme court nt Laiu- Ine. Previously beaten In bid lor ro-clcction, he defeated Frank Murphy, Democrat, newly appointed U. S Attorney General. Governor Herbert H. Lehman (lower rijjht) of New York takes oath from rctirinc Secretary of State Edward J Flynn nt Albany us he starts his fourth tarm, this ona for /our ycar«, first in the state's history. /Central Preii) Everson EVEHSON, Jim 8--Mrs Lorctla Hixson of Vandcrsnft was a recent \lsltor among friends and relatives Mr. and Mrs Paul Jnrrolt of MI1I- vnlc nnd Ml« Mnry O'Toole o£ Pittsburgh "spent Sunday nt the home of Miss Margaret O'Toole ot South E\ erson Leo Kashira, a patient at Con- ncllsUIlo State Hospital, Is setting along nicely Mr Bess Mackoy of Brown -street was a recent visitor among friends at Prittstown Miss Gcraldlne Jones, a student nurse at Mercy Hospital, has returned to her duties attcr spending some time with her parents, Mr and Mrs Joseph Jones, of Chestnut street Charles PUroski Of Baltimore, Md , «;pcnt several days with his mother, Mrs Mary Ostro*! of Railroad street Ml nnd Mrs John Show and Mrs Mnry Wahon spent Tucsdny in Un- lontown John Kozak Pic*. SOMERSET, Jnn fi--John Koznk, 57, died Tuesday at his home nt Icrome He leaves a brother and n lister - MORE HOURS OF FREEDOM FOR THE BUSY H O U S E W I F E A soli-starting electric clock and electric timer. Turns current on and off at pre-de- tenniaed times--enabling a housewife to cook an entire meal without the necessity of staying in the kitchen after the meal is placed in the oven. FOR C O M P L E T E DETAILS ASK THE BE SURE YOUR NEW RANGE HAS ALL THE JlfaZt WHEN you buy a new range, don't be satisfied with one that is no better than the range you have now. Get an electric range--it not only has 1 all the latest improvements, but it will also give you far more and better cooking service than any on the market. The electric timer--to mention only one of the improvements--makes it possible to cook perfect meals automatically--without one bit of watching on your part. You can put a complete meal--such as the one shown in the picture, consisting of a roast, potatoes, sliced turnips, cranberries and apple dumplings--into the cold electric oven hours ahead of the moment you want the cooidng to start--set the timer and go away for the rest of the day. At precisely the right moment the electricity turns on, the cooking proceeds, and again at the right moment the electricity shuts off. When you return, there is a delicious, perfectly cooked meal, ready to serve. ·kOaly the Electric Range has ALL the improvements. Mrs Alice Engle Dead. SOMERSET, Jan 6,--Mrs Alice Merrill Knglc. 72, widow of Jeremiah Engle, dtcd Tuesday at the homo of a daughter, Mrs Edgir Sarfcr, at Berlin She loaves thice children, two brothers and one si=tcr. The funeral sen ice uns held Thursday nf- ternoon nt St Paul's Reformed Church nt St Pnul near Me^rsdalo Interment V.TS mode in the church cemetery. IT 100K SO LOMO- TO j£T MY HCA.T SOT A TICKET FOB PARKING- \5UE. 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