The Daily Courier from Connellsville, Pennsylvania on January 16, 1939 · Page 5
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January 16, 1939

The Daily Courier from Connellsville, Pennsylvania · Page 5

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MONDAY. .TANTTAKY 1G, 1S3ST. TTT13 DATT.Y COTTRTTCR. CONNKT.t.SVnj.K PA'. PACK FIVE. MEMORIAL SERVICE AT i SCOTTDALE Mexican Picture in Easy Stitches Fire Company Attends Church Services in Body; Unit Lauded. ONLY ONE DEATH DURING YEAR Special to Tho Courier. SCOTTDALE, Jan. 16.--The Scottdale Fire Department held its an- nu;il memorial service Sunday afternoon at St. John the Baptist Church with 64 members attending. The Qrcmcn marched to the church in a body, each wearing a white carnation. Rev. P. J. Grancy, in paying tribute to the firemen, stated that "a man who volunteers this service to his neighbors as th firemen do, with- out'compensation, shows the acid test o' a man." He also spoke against the Nazi and the Communist, and called on all Christianity to protect itself against them. He read the roll o£ departed members which follows: Edward Brookman, Fred Farley, James Muphy. Henry Bowles, David Griffith, Newton Porter, Stephen Bcaty, Floyd Brookman, Jessie McClain, Milfred Stoner, M. J. Kelly, B. W. Stoncr David Nez, J. Lysle Govc, J. Brookman, Howard Lowry. William McClain, William Masscy, Harry Stoner, .A. F. Ware, George Ulcry, Frank Wise. Joseph Pools, A. E. Collins, Edward McClain and J. R. Dickerhoff Mr. Dickerhoff was the only member to die during the past year. Missionary Society to Meet. The Woman's Mission ary Society of St. Paul's Lutheran Church wil meet at 7:30 o'clock Wednesday evening at the church when newly elected officers will be installed. A social hour will follow the business meeting with Mrs. Albert Small and Mrs. Charles Peterson as hostesses. "Xo Parking" Zones. In an effort to arrive at some method of controlling traffic, the streets have been freshly painted where parking is prohibited. Alumni (o Meet. At 7:30 o'clock Thursday evening the Alumni Association of Scottdal High School will meet for its firs business session of -the year. Al graduates arc invited and requested to attend. To Conduct Revival. Evangelistic services will begin next Sunday evening at the Jacob 'Creel Methodist Episcopal Church and will continue for at, least twi weeks. ~ i ddilion to the preaching of the gospel each evening, there wil b. special music. Talks on Fellowship. Mrs. N. W. Shollenbcrger spoki at the Sunday evening meeting o "the Youth Fellowship, explaining th movement in the denomination "Purpose, and benefits derived from the work were discussed. Household Arts by Alice Brooks Get Chit Your Brightest Wools for This com KM. MOUUNOUI AJTO. INC PATTERN 6299 You can add a bright spot of color to any room with this say Mexican scene. It's embroidered mainly in running stitch done close together to give a massed effect of color. Pattern 6290 contains a transfer pattern of a jiclurc 12x14 inches; a color chart and key; materials needed; illustrations of stitches. To obtain this pattern send ten cents in coin to The Daily Courier, Household Arts Dcpt., 259 W. 14th Street, Now York, N. Y. Be sure to write plainly your NAME, ADDRESS and PATTERN NUMBER. Fifth of State Motorists Found To Be Deficient Special to Tho Courier. HARRISBURG, Jan. 16.--Pennsylvania Motor Police have been given new view on a class ol automobile drivers described by Dr. Harry R. Dcsilva, h-ad of a Philadelphia drivers' clinic, as "repeaters unfit to sit behind a steering wheel." In a report to Motor Police Commissioner Pc.-cy W. Foote, Dr. Desilva said a seven-month test in the Philadelphia clinic showed that one-fifth of those motorists were found to be deficient in some manner. The study involved 300 motorists whom Desilva classed as "repeaters." The report revealed that 27 were completely ignorant of traffic Jaws, nine were illiterate, 17 were required to produce a doctor's certificate for correction of eye defects, two were mental cases and four were habitual drunkards. "Research," Dr. Dcsilva added, "shows that accident repeaters us a group have lower scores on all tests than volunteer subjects." He referred to a comparison of the 300 "repeat- on," and 75 volu::=rs who had no accidents, regarding braking reaction, steering and resistance to glare. Those "repeaters" under scrutiny haJ 626 accidents in which 25 persons were killed and 812 injured. The -linic found that 81 ot the drivers were unskilled in occupations, 149 semi-skilled and 27 professional. Dr. Desilva said that one reason for the high accident ratio in the group was that they operated old cars, poorly maintain-" Confluence HAPPENINGS IN 1 Teiis O f "Mutiny" ;SeaSs Sale Chairman Urges A N D A B O U T ; PLEASANT! CONFLUENCE, Jan. 10.--Review No. 199 of the W. B. A. Association held iti January meeting in the I. O. O. F. Auditorium when ofllccri for 1939 were installed by Myrtle Grantz, acting as appointee deputy in place of Mrs. Mary Hardwick of Pittsburgh. The officers installed follows: President, Mrs, Ruth Brown; vise-president, Mrs. Ophelia Emcrick; past president, Mrs. Lottie Brown; corresponding secretary, Mrs. Margaret Sellers; treasurer, Mrs. Hazel Wable; chaplain, Jennie Smith; L. O. C., Eleanor Kregar: sergeant, Mrs. Ed. Hayman; inner guard, Mrs. Lottie Hunter; outer guard, Mrs. Sara Portcrfield; captain of the guards, Kathryn McDowell; press correspondent, Nellie Brach; auditor, Vivian Himmcl; color bearers, Jane Downs and Margaret Kregar; musician, Louise Emerick; officer of the day, Mrs. Ed. Jefferies, and financial secretary, Myrtle Grantz. Miss Grantz also had the honor of being appointed W. B. A. deputy by the grand lodge headquarters . The Parent-Teacher Association held its January meeting Thursday evening in the high school auditorium with a large crowd in attendance. A · business meeting was in charge of Mrs. C. B. Humbert, after which the assembly was led in devotionals by Mrs. Mary Black. The choir of the Methodist Episcopal Church sang songs, "Marvelous and Great" and "King All Glorious." The principal speaker was Mrs. A. G. Boughncr of Confluence whose subject was "Youth in Crime." The award of a book for the most parents representing their children's home room went to Miss Mary Whitney. The C. O. G. Class of the Methodist Episcopal Church held a supper MOUNT PLEASANT, Jan. 1C.-- Antonio Lombard!, one of the-older jnd better known,residents of Mount Pleasant, celebrated his 76th birthday at his home' Washington and Diamond streets Sunday. He has been a resident of Mount Pleasant incc 1885. The affair was celebrated with a quiet family dinner. Mr. and Mrs. Lombard!, who have never had any family, received the guests. At Farm Show. William Cochran of Ramsay High School left today for Hnrrlsburg where he will attend the State Farm show.. Third Child Born. Dr. and Mrs. Joseph P. Jones of Center avenue announce the birth of a daughter at 9:15 o'clock Saturday night in Frick Memorial Hospital. It is the third child in the family. Staff Meeting. The regular meeting of the staft of Frick Memorial Hospital will be i.cld at noon Wednesday at the hospital. To Entertain Society. Mrs. John Saucrs of Vine street will entertain the Woman's Missionary Society o£ Trinity Lutheran Church nt her home Wednesday evening. Personal. Representative John R. Madden left this morning for Harrsburg. Saturday Club to Meet. Miss Marie Rumbaugh of West Main street will be hostess to the Saturday Afternoon Club of Scottdale and Mount Pleasant next Satur,day afternoon. The subject for the meeting will be "International Relations," and Mrs S. N. Warden of Mount Pleasant will be the speaker. A discussion of the subject by the members will follow the talk. All-Clmrch Social. The Men's Bible Class of the Reunion Presbyterian Church is preparing an all-church social for Wednesday evening at the church. All members of the church and friends are invited. New ParsonaKe Furnace. A new furnace has been installed in the Methodist Episcopal Church parsonage in Church street. Verious organizations of the church furnished I the money for the installation. Men's Class to Meet. The Men's Bible Class of the Methodist Episcopal Church wil meet Tuesday evening at the church Moves to Oliio. Mrs. Daisy Tcdrow, who has been living at the rear of the Spelki building, East Main street, ha moved to Warren, Ohio. in the church auditorium Thursday evening. A very delicious meal was service to a large crowd. The pro cceds will be used to defray ex penses o£ the church. Mrs. J. Donald Colborn and Mrs Kenneth Williams were visitors jn Pittsburgh Thursday. Mrs. Hayes Swan is ill with influenza at her home on Oden street. Five children of Mr. and Mrs. James Hosteller ore ill at their home here with an attack of influenza. Their condition is not serious. By working as many as 16 hours in one day, the Sunday Trolley Pass* violates the Wages and Hours-Law. But since it provides a savings and a convenience to the public, it has every reason to be exempt from the Law. The pass will take you and your family to church in the morning-it can be used again to go visiting in the afternoon-and it will permit you to go conveniently to your favorite movie house in the evening. Take advantage of this Wages and Hour Law Exemption. *Two adults and all children under 12 may ride on one pass all day Sunday. Pay $1.50 and collect 50c refund. West Penn Railways Payment for All Sent Out Mutiny at sea aboard the Mctha Nelson was told Grand Jury in Los Angeles by Captain R. B. Hoffman (top), who accused Seaman Marion Bonilli (below) as . one oC the troublemakers he had to put in chains. Tho skipper snid crew of the ship, chartered by Mario Bello and carrying Countess Dorothy di Frasso and other socialites, displayed guns and behaved like gangsters on a holiday C. C. Official Quits. MEYERSDALE, .Tan. 16.---Howard Phillips has resigned as financial secretary of the Mcyersdolc Chamber of Commerce. Equity Bill Against ] Union Miners Thrown Out by Judge Keenan Special to Tho Courier. GREENSBURG, Jan. 10.--Judge J. Hilary Keenan dismissed the bill in equity brought by Annie Burcinlh of Yukon against Hutchinson Local, United Mine Workers of America, it;, officers and others to collect a death jcncflt of $250 because the evidence n the case indicated (hat neither the U. M. W. A. or its local maintained j such a fund. There was a volunteer association, however, composed of miners at Hutchinson which collected assessments from its members but Burcinth was not a member in good standing at his death, it was claimed. In two other opinions by Judge. Keenan, Judgment was entered in favor of the trustees of the Citizens Savings and Trust Company, Mount Pleasant against Tony Colitri and Joe Cnlitri. In these cases judgment notes had been executed by the defendants in" 1932, and judgment has duly entered thereon. When it was sought to revive these judgments by writ of scire facias, the defendant contended that that had merely signed the notes as an accommodation for a former officer of the bank, and that they did not receive any of the money. The court held that this attack was to the validity of the original judgments, and . could not be raised against the writes of revival as the judgments were valid on their face. Pharmacy Tests Listed. HARRISBURG, Jan. 16. -- Dr. Lester K. Ado, superintendent of the Department of Public Instruction, announced that examination for applicants desiring registration as pharmacists will be held in Philadelphia and Pittsburgh January 18, 19 and 20. Assistant pharmacist tests will be held at the same places January 20. One good New Year comes today from the local Christmas Seal committee. It is: "Look up your Christmas Seals and pay for them if this has not been done." "There arc still some bcals unaccounted for,".said Mrs. R. S. Cooper, chairman of the sale for the Woman's Culture Club. "We know that they probably were mislaid and forgotten m the rush of Christmas. Before we can complete our report, however, we must account for every Seal mailed out. "Those who can make-a. contribution for anti-tuberculosis work ae urged to do so at once. Thobc-who cannot afford to keep their Seals are asked to help the committee complete its work by returning at once the Seals sent them. "A list is kept of every name to which Christmas Seals were mailed and the number sent so tht the co:n- mittee is able to account for every Seal. "The response to the Seal sale has been gratifying, but every cent is needed in order to carry out the program planned for ,1939. No home is. safe from tuberculosis until all homes are safe. VMoney subscribed for Christmas Seals and Health Bonds may be deducted from income taxes.' The Christmas Seal sale comes under the class of permissible deductions described as 'contributions to religious, educational and charitable institutions." It is-important when making such deductions to specify, on the report to what organization the money was given." Warns Tax Due January 31. HARRISBURG, Jan. 16.--Employers under the Pennsylvania unemployment compensation Jaw must, before midnight, January 31, complete payment of contributions based on 1938 payrolls in order to obtain a 00 per cent credit against the Federal tax, Secretary of Labor Industry Ralph M. Bashorc announced. VOU.TOO, SHOULD TRY CREOMULSION rbrCoughs or Chcsl Colds January 16, 1939. SAVE THE MOST ON THE BEST Visit Your ACME Market--Serve Yourself--Save North Pittsburg Peach Sts., and 117 W. Crawford Ave. Connellsville, Penna. GIBBS' QUALITY B E A N S With fork 6 ^ 23c Florida Orange Juice y :- nz 1 Qc Grapefruit Juice 4 ^ 25c Assorted SOUPS'^* s 5c Joan of Arc Kidney Beans 4»° n * 25c Butter Kernel GOLDEN CORN ^ 10c Fine Quality Oleo -\ Q« Happy Baker Flour 2 Ibs. I Wl» - 21-lb. sack Derrydale Roll Butter CT-. Santa Clara Prunes Banner Day Coffee 57c 13c Prim Brand Pastry Flour 24-lb. sack ib. 5c Calif. Baby Lima Beans 4 Ibs. King Midas Egg'Noodles Uc. pks:. 1 UC Fine Granulated SUGAR »*1.15 Duality Evaporated Milk 10 ' 54c Cp Target .Corned Beef lOc Hurff's Cooked Spaghetti IC-oz. can Rum ford's Baking Powder 12-oz. can Alaska Pink Salmon 12-o/.. can I WU Strike Anywhere Matches 3 boxes for Fine Table Salt 2 tall cans 10n Mne ' ame bait 1 fl« I %JC 3--I'/i-lb. pkccs. | UG Juicy Tangerines avo -; 1 OiA'S^ Seedless Naval ORANGES 2 doz.29c GOLDEN RIPE BANANAS 51bs.25c Fancy Carolina Y A M S 6ibs.25c Fresh BEETS and CARROTS large bunch 5c CRISP NEW CABBAGE 3 Ibs. 1Oc Large Site . Whole or In Shank Half FRESH PORK CHOPS Center Cuts Ib. 22c Tender Sliced Beef Liver 1 71% Lamb Breast, to Stew lb. Smoked Picnic Shoulders Fresh Jumbo Bologna lb. 15c 15c Lean Sliced Bacon 2-- ,i-lb. pice*. Fancy Fish Fillets 2 Ibs. HJ r-

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