The Daily Courier from Connellsville, Pennsylvania on April 23, 1918 · Page 7
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April 23, 1918

The Daily Courier from Connellsville, Pennsylvania · Page 7

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APRIL 23, 1918. THE DAILY COURIER, CONNELLSVILLE. PA. NEW SfflP EVERY TEN DAYS IS PLEDGED BY STEEL CORPORATION first to Be Launched at Big Shipyards Abont Middle of "ext Month. MUCH GOVERNMENT; WORK : In Progress, for IVbicli the Corporation H»s largely Turned Over Its Jlan y Plants; Sii^n'ar Exploiting or ·Proatecring, Says Chairman Gnrr. AMERICANS BOMBING'-'AN ENEMY TRENCH PAGES SRVEH. The first ship constructed at tbe government's request by tie United States Steel Corporation will bo launched .at Newark, N. J-. by the middle" o£ May, and tLe cbrporatfmi's two yards at llobUc;'A!a., and Newark; will be prepared to turn out a completed ship every 10 days, Elbert H. Gary, chairman of thi- corporation, an- Qounci;d at the annual meeting of the stockholders, on .Monday. . "We did not wish, to go into the business 1 ' of building ships," Gary said. "This was entirely out of our line, but we were approached by s sn ~ lairs to see if we could asslsi in ·tleinen 'interested in government af- ··building ships,; when t h e y - w e r e most | One of our boys in khaki in the treadles in the Ijorralne sector throwing hand grenades into an enemy trench but a few yards away. hart, .Mrs. A..B. Boyer,'Mrs. "W. J. Black, Miss'-Vern, Shaw and Mrs. Alice Washington, one helmet each. -Miss Belva Dorsey, Jliss . Nettie Bush, dred isu Babbage and Mrs. A. B. Stauffer, each one sweater; Mrs! Mary Parkhill, one helmet.; D-s. T. J. Hooper, one sweater;-Mrs. Alice Reed, Miss , Hiss Edna Hanford, Miss*Mil- Anna Junk and Mrs. Thomas Hazen, ... Halbritter, .Mrs. \V.. J. Black and ' each one helmet; Mrs. A. C. Herbert, -Mrs. L. S. Michael, each pair wrist- I one sweater; Mrs. P. M. Buttermoro, lets. Mrs. William Dc-ighmiller, five- pairs socks; Miss Mary ilcConneli; .Miss i Charlotte Ha}', Mrs. Logan Rush and j Mrs. Lucy Lowery, one pair each. j Mrs. G. L. C. .Richardson, one scarf; | Anita- Turner, two scarfs. two sweaters; Mrs. Mary Kreger, one sweater. Newark. N. J., acd the oi-her at Mo- eight sweaters, I t nelmeui, 17 pairs; 13--Mr. i biie, Ala. - - - . · "We started the construction of the Newark plant in August of last year and we expect to launch the first ship by the -middle of May and complete the ship between July 1 and 15. Tho plant at Mobile i, a-duplicate of t h o ! - _ Mrs _ r^U,, Harper a n d ! one at Newark. The two yards to- £ .^a cacll oae sweat . | getber wlll-.turn cui a completed ship ; ^ ^.^ ^^.^ Cochral , Mrs . Ho . i every 10 days." - b ^ ca preeco ana Mr . Darid wmiamSi | The corporate! hid responded to ^ t n , every government request for exten- j "'·" " .-' . sion to produce st?ei. Judge Gary said. | 0 JJ* * : ' ; suggesting to the stockholders that; ^rt..and T\m bait No. H--Mrs. I. Stolen Tobsced Found. A carton of tobacco, found near the Pennsylvania railroad freight station, ·eclaimed by the railroad corning. The tobacco had ·om the warehouse on The tobacco .was night by Patrolmen'Ren- dine and Hetzel. 10--Six ' ~ shumakeri _ Mrs . j. Rohe .,on. Mrs. Bell Phone 450. 218 y. GUi St. TBJUfSFEli COJ1JAST General, Light and Heavy Hauling. Local and Long Distance Moving. JA3JCES IT. STRANGE Coal und Coke. ConneUsrUlc. government has f xed prices that will enable us to make large profits to cover these expenditures and to pay large dividends tc m-jv/jrarily at least," B. Plersol and Mrs. Edv,-ard Sweeney, each one pair .wristlets. D^'.vson Unit No. 16-- Mis. M. E. he explained. . | ^_ "Whatever may be said about cor- | porations exploiting the war or profiteering from tb,' war business, we ·beg the public not to include tlie Itnit- Strawn, Miss Netiio Smith. Mrs. A. C. list without actual proof. We intend to serve the government of the United States, and at tbe present ; time our ·works-have been largely turned over to that: service.^ and Mrs. Harry each one sweater; Mrs. two sweaters. South Connellsville Unit No. 33 J. N. Trump ITE TRANSFER -.Juijge Gary sM.that ie'and his as- R. .Mqstrc/at, one sweater, ; sociatcs were making a very careful ! and one pair socks; Mrs. ' r '" """ *" study of the whol- 1 war situation; that i List. Mrs. T. H. they were interested as patriotic clti- -- - - - · - - - zens and were trying to look as far ahead,as possible. He suggested, that no one could" tell'what" the coir.petitioh would be after U^e war, but that t l i e j t w o piirs wristlets; Mrs. W. stee! corporation wanted to be as well | Wright; one pair wristlets; Mrs. one pair socks; Mrs. J. Schraishilhn, one sweater: Miss Ida Bur.kh.ardt, one sweater; Miss Maggie Deriuer, OIK pair wristlets. T. J. Hooper Unit No. ID--Mrs. J. R. Mostrezat, one sweater, one helmet 1 Katherine White. Mrs. Nell ' Trehcr. Mrs. J. C. Whitely. Mrs. William Thomas and Mrs. William Grif- ; fitli. one..sweater each; iliss Olwen | Griffith, one'"uelraet;,Mii5S Bessie May/ L. ! HV; prepared as possible to meet it, what-. ever if might be. · The number of stockholders in attendance was tht smallest for many years. Henry C. Prick. James H. Reed, Percival Roberts. Jr.. and Robert Windsor wc-f re-elected directors for a three-year term, i President Wilfon appears on the stock records of '.he corporation as a holder of 47 shares of preferred with his registered address Princeton, N. J. NAVY LEAGUE WOMEN SEND OUT NUMEROUS KNITTED ARTICLES BeloTT Arc -fames .of Those Contributing to SUipirpnt Sent Forward Dnrin!,' Last iVcek. Tho fbliowing is a list of knitters who contributed toward a large shipment of knitted arUdes.sent last.week by the Charleston · Comforts. branch of the . -N'av-y ... L-uasue - to .the Navy "League headquarters:,' Mrs. Alary Dunlop, ilrs. W. A. Davidson, Miss Mildred Halbretter, Mrs. G. L. C. Richardso:.. .Miss Ester Boyd, Mrs. D. : P. -lirown. Mrs. N. C. Kell, Miss Pearl Hanfnrd, Mrs. J. W. Stafford. Miss .Helen Buttermorei Mrs. C. M. Trout, Miss Mary Richardson, Mrs. Bculah L.- Maxwell, Mrs. Rose ' Cunningham. Miss Jennie Holt, Mrs. M. C. Crosslanc'. Miss Marie Donnadio. Miss Laura'Hay, .Miss Sarah 'Anderson. Mrs. W. W. Glotfelty. Miss Ora StUlwagon, .Mrs. A. J. Buttermore, Mrs. Alex Francis, Mrs. Jennie Cocliran.-Mrs.. W. -J.-Black. Mrs. Bes- ·sio Yarnell. Mrs. A. G. Watson, Mrs. A. M. Haines, Mrs. Wash Herd, Mrs. J. Jfr-Keller, Miss Grace Millar, Mrs-. J. L. Stader. .Miss Gertrude Strawn, 1 MLss Anna Falco. one sweater each; Mrs. W. A. Daddson. three; Mrs. Sparks, Indian Head, six .pairs socks; Miss Josephine .Solsson, Unit 1, one sweater. . - . Martha Norton Bible class. Unit "--· Mrs. Herbert Fri.bee, .Mrs. P. R, Wei- mcr. Mrs'. Cora Buttermore, Mrs. J. A. Renner. Mrs. Becton Boyd, ilrs. Clara ' Cover, .Mrs. R. A". Peppier, each one sweater. Caroline Johnson Cope Unit 2--Mrs. Byron Porter and Mrs. George- Porter, each one sweater; Mrs. Sarah Hurst, three pairs wristlets; Miss/Dorothy Kurtz, one pair n-ristlets/ '·' j Rockwell Mari( ita Unit No. 4--Mrs. Rockwell MajietWMrs.J3... : B,-:Marietta j and Mrs. J.'Meivm" GreV, each "one sweater. P. Alkir.son, throe pairs socks. - -.1 G. I. A.: Unit .N'p. 20--Mrs. E.. S. i Marsh, 'two- sweaters^ one helmet; i Mrs: G. N. Woodr, Mrs. G. N. Durnell. I Mrs. Sarah Rc-e.s», Mrs. Ellis JoneE. \ Mrs. J. H. Bittnsr; Mrs: Martin King and Mrs. C, E. Watfon, caeli o n o : sweater. · \ United for Service Unit No. 17--; Mrs. S. R. Co:,-one'pair socka;. Mrs. ; Anna Denny, four pairs socks; Miss! Rebecca Patterson, three pairs socks; ' Mrs. Cooper Patterson, three pairs; socks; Miss Jessie Rhodes, .Miss Anna! Brooks, Miss .Jessie Brooks, MJssLou- j Yough House Under '5ew A Clean Quiet Place for Your Family to Eat. · -- o -Let Us Know VTbat You Want and How You. -"Waal 1L -- o -GOOD SEERVICE. 31rs. C. J. Armstrong, Prop. Over There Unh-No. e-^frs.f. H. McKevitt, Miss TOnitrcd Hiidkins, Charles Morgan, agtfvTiine" years, and ! Miss Mary Smith,.each one: sweater; i Miss Ho» Donejan, one pair ,wrist- l*ta. . ' . ·'· '· ' '' itrs. William Deighmillcr, three hctmeli; Mrs. C. 1* Ipte two helmets';^ Mn. G ' See tomorrow's Courier and watch for our double page circular. The Savings Are Enormous This or Liberty Bonds? Which do you prefer? Can you for a minute contemplate the possibility of America failing in this war? l£ would mean that your farm and your home would feel the iron hand of the enemy with its death and destruction. Perhaps you may think that this is not possible, that the war is so far away that whatever might happen it would never come to America, . Don't deceive yourself. In these days distance amounts to nothing and if America and her allies fail it is just as certain as day follows night that America will be invaded and her homes laid in ruins, her people murdered and the country visited with the same deadly horrors that have been spread over Belgium and Northern France. There is one thing that you can do to prevent this. Buy LIBERTY BONDS and help the United States Government to raise the necessary money so that her brave men at the Front will have an unlimited supply of guns and ammunition to between you and the enemy. If you prefer the peace and prosperity of your home to and destruction BUY LIBERTY BONDS AND BUY THEM FREELY FROM ANY BANK LIBERTY LOAN ADVHfflSEMENT has been contributed by W. A. Furlong, St. James Hotel. as a patriotic contribution towards winning the war y/:.f;..-;v- . slSiiSScsv.'--

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