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January 9, 1939

The Daily Courier from Connellsville, Pennsylvania · Page 3

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MONDAY, JANUARY 9, THE DAILY COURIER. CONNEL-LSVILLE. PA. PAGE THREE. J ON THE AIR Radio Information At a Giance Diplomatic Silence WCAE--1221 KC.' 6:00--Science In the News. 6:15--Evening News. 6:25--Sports. 6:30--Roso Marie. 6:45--Play Time. , · 7:00--Amos and Andy. 7:15--Edwin C. Hill. 7:30--Big Swing 8:00--A) Picixt and his Gang. 8:30--Richard Crooks. · 9:00--Hour of Charm. 9:30--Eddie Duchin. 10:00--Contented Houi. 10:30--Horace Heidi's Orch. 11:00--New Parade. 11:10--Del Courtney's Orch. 11:30--Little Jackie Heller's Orch. 12:00--Kay Kyscr's Orch. 12:30--Musical Cook Book. TONIGHT KDKA--980 KC. 6:00--News, Sports 6:15--Your Movie Magazine of the Air. 6:30--Evening Serenade. 6:45--Lowell Thomas. 7:00--Alias Jimmle Valentine. 7:30--To he announced. 7:45--Duqucsnc Glee Club. 8:00--Carson Robinson and his Buckai oos. 8:30--Those We Love. 9:00--"The Budd Show." · 9:30--Westminster College Choir. 10:00--True or false 10:30--National Radio Forum. 11:00--News. Weather, Temp. 11:15--The MUS.IC You Want. 12:00--Fran Eichlor's Orch. 12:15--New Pcnn Orch. 12:30--Bud Fisher's Orch. w.iAS--izao KC. 6:15--News of the World. 6:30--Bob Trout. 6:45--Talk of the Town. 7:00--County Scat. 7:15--Lum and Abner. 7:30--Eddie Cantor. 8:00--Cavalcade of America. 8:30--Pipe Smoking Time with Pick and Pot. 9:00--Lux Theatre. 10:00--Guy Lomb.irdo's Orch. 10:30--Columbia's %Voikbhop. 11:00--News with Ken Hitdebrand. 11:15--Sammy Kaje's Orch. 11:30--Cab Callowny's Orch. 12:00--George Hall's Orch. TUESDAY WCAE 7:00--Morning Express. 8:00--New? 8:15--Charlie Cook Entertains. 8:30--Do You Remember. 8:45--Hits and Encores. 9:00--Women's Club. 9:15--Kitch.-r. Kapers. 9:30--Band Goes to Town. 9'45--Musical Mirror. 10:00--Central City. 10:15--John's Other Wile. 10:30--Just Plain Bill. 10:45--Woman in White. 11:00--David Harum. 11:15--Lorenzo Jones. ' 11:30--Young Widdcr Braun. 11:45--Road of Life. 12:00--News. 12:10--Melodies. 12:15--The O'Neills. 12:30--Monticcllo Party Line. 12'45--Singin' Sam. · 1:00--Musical Caravan. 1:15--Little Jackie Heller's Orch. 1:30--Song Sampler. 1:45--Postal Oddities. 2:00--Our Quartet. 2:15--To be Announced. 2:30--Kitty Kccnc. 2:45--Johnny Mitchell. · 3:00--Mary Marlin. 3:15--Ma Perkins. 3:30--Pepper Young's Family. 3:45--Guiding Light. 4:00--Backstage Wife. 4:15--Stella Dallas. 4:30--Vic and Sadc. " 4:45--Girl Alone. 5:00--Dick. Tracy,. 5:15--Your Family and Mine. . 5:30--Jack Armstrong. 5:45--Orphan Annie. 6:00--Medical Talk. 6:15--Evcnii-g News. 6:25--Sports Extra. 6:30--Airliners. 6:45--Ralph Elaine. ; 7:00--Amos and Andy. 7:15--Vocal Varieties. 7:30--Xavier Cugats" Orch. 7:40--Opportunities. 7:45--Inside of Sports. 8:00--Ruis Morgan's Orchestra. 8:30--For Men Only. 9:00--Battle of the Sexes." ' " s 9:30--Fibber McGec.. 10:00--Bob Hope. 10:30--Uncle E?ra. · 10:45--Jimmy Kemper. 11:00--News Parade. 11:10--Little Jack Heller's Orch. 11:30^--Lou Breeze's Orch. . 12:00--George Hamilton's Orch. 12:30--Paul Kartell's Orch. 1:00--Roy Hcrbeck's Orch. Machine Speaks Like Man, Makes Noise io Order PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 9.--Bell Telephone Laboratories today invited science to find practical uses for a machine called the vodor, which speaks like a human, grunts like a pig, or makes any noise to order. It resembles an old-fashioned organ, with a keyboard and foot peda! on which an operator mixes two basic sounds, a buzzing and a hissing, and produces almost any desired effects including conversations in any language and in male, female or a child's voice. It was displayed for the first time before a group of scientists at Franklin Institute. O. E. Buckley, vice- president of the laboratories where it was made, said it was "a stun; outgrowth of a very serious line of research." Dr. Frank B. Jcwett president of the laboratories, said the only practical use that suggested itself so far was that if everybody lost their voices, people could stil' communicate by punching keys on such machines. In addition to the keyboard, there is a box containing vacuum tubes anc amplifiers, and attached to it are louc speakers, the number depending upon the size of the hall where it Is used There are '.1 white keys, 10 of which manipulate electrical filters and produce the desired rate of vibration, and, the other governing the 'volume. Three black keys produce consonant sounds. The basic hiss is produced by the bombardment of electrons in one of the vacuum tubes. The buzz is produced in another tube, or electrical oscillator. These sounds, Buckley explained, correspond to the two kinds of sounds in speech. One is made by forcing the breath past tongue, teeth anc lips, reinforced by the resonances of the mouth cavity. Thus are made such sounds as "s," "th" and "f," and whispers. The voder operator punches the keys to produce these and such "stop consonant" sounds as "d," "k" and "h." The other speech sound includes the vowels and the voder pedal is used for changing the pitch of the buzz creating It, and also for giving the speech inflections, The operator requires at least six months training and the one who demonstrated it yesterday, Mrs. Helen Harper of Jamaica, N. Y., one of 24 telephone operators trained, still practices three or four hours a day. The voder got iti name from the KDKA 6:45--Farm Markets. 7:00--Silhouettes of the West, 7:15--The Family Altar. 7:30--Russell Pratt. 7:45--Musical Clock. 8:00--News. 8:05--Musical Clock. 9:00--Shopping Circle. 9:15--Linda's First Love. 9:30--The Editor's Daughter. 9:45--Gospel Singer. 10:00--To be announced, 10:15--Jane Ardcn. 10:30--Smiling Ed McConneU. 10:45--Houseboat Hannah. 11:00--Mary Marlin. 11:15--Vic and Sade. 11:30--Pepper Young's Family. 11:45--Getting the Most Out of Life. 12:00--News: weather; temperature. 12:15--Bailey Axton, tenor. 12:30--National Farm and Homo Hour. 1:15--Farm Radio News. 1:30--Melody Time. 1:45--Happy Gilmans. 2:00--Betty and Bob. 2:15--Arnold Grimm's Daughter. 2:30--Valiant Lady. 2:45--Hynins of All Churches. 3:00--KDKA Home Forum. 3:20--Dale MeFeatters, news rccler. 3:30--Tea Time Tunes. 4:00--Club Mutmec. 5:00--Sandy Williams' Orch. 5:15--Terry and the Pirates. 5:30--Don Winslow of the Navy. 5:45--Tom Mix Straight Shooters. ·:00--News: sports. 6:15--Your Movie Magazine of the Air. 6:30--Chasing Shadows. 6:45--Lowell Thomas. 7:00--Eaay Aces. 7:15--Mr. Keen. 7:30--Tap Time. 8:00--Gilbert Sullivan Music. '8:30--Information, Please. 9:00--Mary and Bob. 9:30--Eugene Conlcy. 10:00--If I had a Chance. 10:30--Federal Symphony Orchestra. 11:00--News: weather: temperature. 11:15--The Music You Want. 12:00--Eddie DcLange's Orch. 12:15--New Pcnn Orch. 12:30--Leo Reisman's Orch, first-letter of the words "voice operation demonstrator," and is to be demonstrated at the world's fairs in New York and San Francisco. Except for the keys, it was made with apparatus used in ordinary telephone service. An operator adept enough could make the % voder sing. The llrst demonstration began wilii imitations of the lowing of cattle, bleating of sheep, grunting of pigs. Then the vowel "e" was made, followed by the consonant sound "ch." Put together they formed the word "each." Other words followed, then whole sentences The most difficult sounds for voder are "1" and "r," the transition,! sounds. The word "bull" is very difficult. An operator has }o puncl as many as five keys at once, but two operators, the demonstrators said could sit at different keyboards anc carry on an extended conveisation. WJAS 7'30--Mubicalc. 8:00--News 8:15--Tim Again. C:30--Mupical Kcv'i*. 8:45--Chcene Melonies. 9:00--St. Patrick's Church. 9:30--Joyce Joidan. 9:45--Bachelor's Children. .0:00--Musiculc .0:15--Myrt and Marge. ,0:30--Hilltop House. 10:45--The Stepmother. 11:00--Mary Lee Taylor. 1:15--Musicale. 11:30--Big Sister. 11:45--Aunt Jenny's Real L i f e Stories. 12:00--Kate Smith. 12:15--Her Honor, Nancy James. 12:30--News of ;hc World. 12:45--Our Gal Sunday. 1'00--The Goldbergs. 1:15--Life Can Be Beautiful. 1:30--Road of Life. 1:45--This Day is Ouis. 2:00--Irene Bcasley. 2:10--Harmonettes. 2:30--American School of the Air. 3:00--Story of a Song. 3:30--Cincinnati Symphony Orch. 4:30--Highways to eHalth. 4:45--Of Men and Books. 5:00--Questions Before the House. 5:15--Howie Wing. 5:30--Music for Fun. 5:45--Baron Elliott's Orch. .6:15--News ot the World. 6:30--Bob Trout. 6:45--Barry Wood. 7:00--County Seat. 7:15--Jimmy Fidler. 7:30--Helen Menken--Second Husband. 8:00--Edward G. Robinson--Big Town. 8:30--Al J-lson's Show. 9:00--We, The People. 9:30--Go Oman's Swing School. 10:00--Dr. Christian. 10:30--Jack Bcrch. 10:45--American Viewpoints. 11:00--News with Ken Hlldebrand. 11:15--Joey Sims' Orch. 11:30--Glenn Miller's Orch. 12:00--Sammy Kayc's Orch. METERS WIN OVER VOLTS IN DUCKS Bowling on the West Pcnn alley Thursday night, th- Meters v.-oi three straights from the Volts in thi West Pcnn Duckpm Lc.iyuo. The scores: METKRS McQuiBC . 120 MB 27 Adams. 13B 171 125 43: Price _ 109 141 138 38 Lindsay 1(58 1« 120 -13 Quinn _.. 107 11.0 123 34: Bibhop . 173 17; Totals Fitzgerald Inks ._ . Cox Kclley Moycrs -- Totals 6!6 722 VOLTS 679 204 . 72 127 85 114 9f 104 114 cr, 124 70 117 95 147 534 503 561 150: Get Your Car Inspected Now at SUPREME SERVICE Opposite West rciin Terminal. I'lionc 1232 DUNBAR PAYS OFF DEBT ON FIRE TRUCK Hugh R. Wilson, U. S. ambassador to Oermnny, vacationing at the home of a sister in Evanston, 111., refiibcJ to comment on the situation in Germany, where a break was reported between Hitler and Nazi Propaganda Minister Joseph Goebbels as n result of GocbbeKs' alleged horsewhipping for an affair with actress Lida Baarova. Workon Design For Yough Dam Sluice Gates The engineering work m connection with the proposed Youghiogheny River Watershed flood control reservoir is progressing. Lieutenant Colonel W. E. R. Covell, chic! of the Jnitcd States Army engineers in the Pittsburgh district, said today. Tridngulation observations foi horizontal control wcic continued ns were the additional topographic surveys at the dam site. Preliminary design studies for the dam and jluicc 3aics were advanced. A hired labor estimate was prepared for boring fe.st holes, makinc ground water observations and pressure testing at the proposed site o. the YouRhiogheny dam between Confluence and Somcrfield. Work · was continued on the preliminary survey reports of the Youghioghcny Watershed ns were 11; foundation investigations on the dun site. DUNBAR, Jan. 9.--The Board of Trade met at the N. Y. A. ) [all Thursday evening, with thel president, Graydon Whipkcy, presiding. Reports were given on th,e funds for 'the r.i c ruck. There has been $1,218 collected through the board for the truck. A!l notes have been settled and the truck s paid for. There is a balance of $09 and this is to be given to the firemen. It will be used for hose. Completed roads and new roads for the cbmmunity wore discussed. The aoard still has hopes for lights for :he town. Council will meet on that later. A swimming pool for the community was also discussed, Hat, Coat Stolen. While Anthony "Tillie" Capi'.os called on friends in Connellsvillc Thursday night someone evidently was in need of a topcoat and hat. Mr. Capitos had left his in the car and when he came out to go home he noticed that both hat and coat wore gone. No trace of either has been found and the thief left no clues. Plan for Supper. The Sunday school workers of the Dunbar Mission met nt the home of Mrs. Charles Hall Wednesday afternoon. The president, Mrs. John Wilson, had charge of the meeting. Plans for a supper to be held in the near future were made. Quilt squares were passed among the members to be embroidered with names. Other News. Mrs. Elizabeth Klink and daughter, Ruth, have moved to Hardy Hill to the farmer Fitzgerald residence. Mrs. Lida Martin is at home fgam after being at the Conncllsville Hospital with a broken leg. Mrs. Myrtle Jeffries is seriously ill at her home on Furnace Hill. Samuel Hawk of Markleysburg is visiting at the home of his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Hawk. Mrs. Paul Rcchcnberg was in Connellsville Friday. Mrs. George Eichcr and Rev. and Mrs. Joseph Somcrs visited George Eicher at the West Pcnn Hospital Pittsburgh, Wednesday. Mr. Eicher who has been a patient there for some time, shows improvement. Speaks to Scouts Tonight. Roy Goukcr, football coach at th Dunbar Township High School, wil_ be guest speaker at the rcfiul-.ir meeting of the Boy Scouti at the Seoul iomersef Public Library Named for \ Mary S. Biesecker i '. $OMERSET, Jan. 9.--Mary S. Bic- icckcr Public-Library is the official name of the Somerset Public Library, nc., which has been in existence ;ince March, 1914, the change being mnde by an amendment of the charter's articles of. incorporation given ipproval by Somcisct. council and Judge Nolman T. Booic ' Attorney Krcd W. Bicscckcr of Somerset, \vlio died home time ;igo, eft ?10,000,to the library, providiii^ its name be changed in honor of his deceased wife. o!ice Crusade, Against Users Of Air Rifles Sloycblown Five Whipped. Stoyestown High bowed to Hooversville by a score of 18 to 17 in a close, hard fought cage scrap. iall at 7 o'clock tonight. Plans will! be made for the observance of Boy Scout Week, which will be February 8 to the 14, inclusive. St. Aloysius Committees. At a meeting Sunday afternoon, ushers for the coming year were appointed by Rev. George Hurley, pastor of St. Aloysius Church. They are Frank Grass, Joseph Sfero, Henry Smith, Joseph Lowery, David Duffy and Lawrence Grass. The commit- tecmen elected by the congregation were John Murphy, John Biglcy, A. L. Schwcnning, Thomas Murphy, Nick Variano. Frank Grass, Fred Pockstnllcr, Michael McGivern, Edward Gibbons and 'George Goukcr. The men are expected to assist Father Hurley f r the coming year, i Other News. Mr. and Mrs. James Gnsbaro of Columbui, Ohio, were recent visitors here. Mrs. Elmer Milsom, son Paul and daughter ^Ima of Faircliancc, were visiting relatives here Sunday.' Mr. and Mrs. Fred Krill of Pittsburgh were visiting at the home of Mrs. Krill's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Miller of Church hill. Mr. and Mrs. Pete Sfero of Blairsville were visiting relatives and friends hero recently. Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Williams and Mr. and Mrs. John Stannis were calling on friends at Dawson Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. William Barcaro of Altoona were recent guests here. Mary Dolores Ryan was a weekend guest of her sister, Mrs. Earl Moore of Clarksvillc, John Wadsworlh visited relatives at Braddock Saturday, City police are opening a crusade against that amitul after-Christmas menace--the air liflc. Oflkcrs point out that parents, cither indulgently or thoughtlessly ;tic placing a d.mgcrou:, weapon in the hands of young boys when' they buy them air riflCb as Christmas gifts and that it generally requires several \ ccks aftci wards to either confiscate them and force the owners to voluntarily give up using them within the dty. limits.' The crusade was touched off Friday when Miss Lyda Eichcr of Mill Run reported at; police headquarters damage done to two windows in her bcdan as she was preparing to pull from a parking place in Snydcr btreet. There is a hole in the glass of both doors on the left hand side of her car. Miss Eichcr says flying glass narrowly , isscd her face. The b-b shot used in the air guns put a tiny hole on the outside of the plate gUss but caused a piece the size ot a quarter to break off the interior. , To quickly relieve distress--rub soothing, warming Musterolo on your chest, throat and back. Mustorole fa NOT "just a aalyo." It's a "counter-irritant" containing good old-fashioned remedies for distress of colds--oil ot mustard, menthol, camphor and other helpful ingredients. That's "why it gets such fmo results-bettor than tbo old-fashioned mustard plaster. Mustcrole penetrates the surf aca' skin, stimulates, warms and soothes and quickly helps to relieve local congestion and pain. 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