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PAGE BIGHT. THE DAILY COURIER, CONNELLSVILLE, PA. THURSDAY. JANUARY 19. 1939. Courier iCiassified Advertisements For Quick Results 1 and 2 Times: Per line. 9c cash; lOc charge. 1ASSIFIED AD RATES- Ads to Bo Run 3 Times: Per'lino, 7c cash; Sc charge Special Yearly Rates Upon Request Ads to be Run 6 Times or More: Per line, 6c cash; 7c charge. These Rates Are Based On Consecutive Insertions. There are five (5) average words to each line. i "Cards of Thanks," 50c Flat Rate. ' Phone 12 or 13 for an Ad-Taker Special--Your Ad Inserted U 7" Times for the Price of Six!--Special No Ad. Is Taken for Less Than a Basis of Three (3) Lines! Announcements Card ol Thanks KENZE--We take this moans of thanklnK our many friends and neighbors for the kindness and sympathy extended us during our recent bereavement, the death of our husband and father. RafTacle Renzc. Especially do we wish to thank those \\ho sent .1o\vcrs, those who so kindly furnished cars and all ·who assisted us in any \\ay. Mrs. Theresa Rcnzc and children. MEN OLD AT 40!--Get pep. New Ostrex Tonic Tablets contain raw oyster Invisoraiors and other stimulants. One dose starts new pep. Value S1.00. Scccia! price EOc. Call, write Union Drufi Co. Automotive Automobiles for Salt! SEE THEM TODAY I O-K USED CARS INSIDE OUR GARAGE AT 127 WEST APPLE STREET MASON MOTOR COMPANY 127 WEST APPLE STREET PHONE 105 Open Evenings 'till 9 o'clock Open Sundays 'till S o'clock. 11 SEE OUR WONDERFUL SELECTION OF HIGH GRADE USED AUTOMOBILES ON OUR USED CAR LOT AND ON THE SECOND FLOOR OP OUR GARAGE. PICK YOURS OUT TODAY I WEST SIDE MOTOR COMPANY. WEST CRAWFORD AVE. PHONE «07. LARGE SELECTION USED CARS BENNETT MOTOR SALES 2SS E CRAWFORD AVE. PHONE 1134. USED CARSI SEE OUR SELECTION! E E VAN SCOY. INC- 259 E CRAWFORD AVE. PHONE 143. Business Service Printing, Engraving. Binding 27 LET US GtVE YOU AN E S T 1 M A T B ON YOUR PRINTING WORKI Hand Bills!--Binding!--Calling Cards] BUI Heads!--Letter Heads I For Rent Cardsl--For Sale Cardsl No Trespassing Sign* F o r Sale I All Work Fully Guaranteed! All At Reasonable Rates! COURIER JOB DEPARTMENT. PHONE OS. DAILY COURIER BLDG. OR PHONE RESIDENCE. 81. Professional Services EXPERT TRUSS FITTING--Elastic Hosiery and other surfilcal Appliances A. A. Clarke. PR C Druggist. 323 North Plttsburg street. Phono 194. Employment Help Wanted--Female 32 WANTED--Housekeeper, circ of home and children. Ncnr Grecnsburg. Address Box 150, caie Courier. Help Wanted--Male WANTED--Man for Rawlcirh Route. Permanent if you arc a hustler. For particulars v.rlte R.i\UtlEh's. Dept. PNA-107-103. Chester, PH. Financial Need Money 0-B NEED CASH--In a hurry? We'll lend you $300 or less on your signature. Personal Finance Company. Phone 34. Livestock VOUCH MOTOR COMPANY. GOOD USED CARS. 321 SO PITTS8URG ST. PHONE 8 FOR SALE--'.037 Plymouth DeLuxc four- door Sedan. 12.000 miles. 815 N. Jefferson Street. Poultry, Eggs and Supplies 49 TRY DENNY'S BABY CHICKS--For money making docks. Blood tested. Popular breeds. 95^ Uvability guaranteed. J. F. Denny. Youncwood, Pa. Phone 281, Business Service Business Service Offered 18 FISHER'S UPHOLSTERY. AWNINGS. FURNITURE REPAIRS RECOVERINGS PHONE 8CK5 322 SO PITTSBURG ST. Insurance and Surety Bonds 23 INSURANCE ALL KINDS EXCEPT LIFE. FAYETTE REALTY CO PHONE 1375. T D GARDNER. MCR. GOOD. DEPENDABLE INSURANCE -All kinds James R Laughlln--INSUR- ANCE Sec me for rates 309 First National Bank Building Phono 520. Moving. Trucking, Storage 25 FOR MOVING . PHONE M. CULL'S TRANSFER CONNELLSVILLE PA. "FOR BEST SERVICE!" Modem Storage For Household Goods LOCAL AND LONG DISTANCE- -Moving Miller's Transfer 153 East Crawford Avenue Phone 183 PHONE K or 13 for an Ad-takcr. Merchandise Articles for Salo 51 FOR SALE--General Electric nine-tube radio .'-.quire 207 E. Faycttc Street. Phnnc 1331-3!. Buildings. Building Materials S3 COMPLETE LINE--Or Shcrwln-Wllllamv Paints, for Interior and exterior purposes Stone Work. Phone 1700. Farm and Dairy Products SOMERSET POTATOES--$1.3! per bag. 413 E. Washington Avc. Phone 35-R. GET GOOD MONEY for your extra household goodv. Put them on view through a Classified Ad. Phone 12 or for an ad-taker. YOU KNOW WHAT you want and a Courier Classified ad-taker can tell jou how to go about getting it. Phone 12 or 13. OUR CLASSIFIED SERVICE is as near ns your phone. Just call 12 or 13 and your needs will soon be met without any further trouble on our part. EXCHANGE what you don't need for what you do through a Classified ad here. SHOP sensibly and savingly through Hie cldsuicd ads. TODAY'S CROSSWORD PUZZLE IS 22 3S 34 b 30 4 16 31 13 14 23 37 IO 20 35 21 32 n 24 25 ACROSS -J-- Joint 26-- An Inter- helrshlp national 9 -- Man's name language 10-- A chill 27-- Body of 11 -- Noise of a water 28-- Spain (abbr.) ,, . 13-- Soaked 15 -- Insect 32 -- An animal 18 -- Declined collection 17 -- Symbol for 33 -- Coax erbium 35-- Patron of 18-- Place of 13--A boon com-" panlon 14--Indefinite article 16--Distress signal 19--Fragrant 21--Bungles 23--Salt (chcm.) 24--A long spar 25--Haughtily contcmpu- ous 27--Untruth 28--A short tall 29--A star facet 31--Symbol for aluminum "" 34--To clash 35--Half an em (P1-) 37--Pen-name of · George W. Russell Answer to previous puzzle 36--Two-toed 22--Regards 8loth 23--Persons who 37--One vulgarly of- (Scotch) feet gentility 3S--Conciseness DOWN 1--Present In 6--Former high another form Turkish 2--The leopard officer S--Invite 7--Uncouth 4--Sun god S--Period of S-^City in time China 12--Formerly N 5SN BSE. fT E S T E R. O M C g T A X V C«yii£b'* .939. Merchandise Farm and Dairy FroSucIa FARMERS LET US HELP YOU MAKE SOME MO.NEYI HERE 3 HOW--You can find · market, for your farm products, your farm Implements, your dairy products, your live stock and household £oods by runnlnc a small inexpensive td in our Cla-alflcd Section There you ulll find many pcuplo nho ttant to become your customer or buyer The rural circulation of The Dally Courier covers a. Urge area nnd your advrltl r cment mil bo read by many people who arc looking (or )u*t Ihc things you have for talc NOTE: All clntslfled ads aro payable In advance You will find our rates In tho abov Classified Heading. Fuel. Feed, FerUliers 56 ;OOD LUMPY -- Hun of mine coal. 100 bu. Cc delivered; 00 bu. Sc delivered: 25 bu . 12c tlHKcred. Caih. Phone 2037. Frank Kobnlla LF.MONT COAL--lie bushel, delivered Any amount delivered. Used brick, $6 per M. Francis Hanlon. Phone 18H-R. GENUINE--Washington Run Coal. Low price. Wm. Dull Son Phone 107 or call Dawson. 32bl and 3631. Real Estate for Sale Uoascs For Salo FOR SALE--Hlgbce farm. 4B acres. Lower Tyrone Township, ilouse of nine rooms, bath and furnace, bank barn, other outbuilding* Plenty of water, mnll orchard. Inquire. Robert Norrls. Phone, 505. HOUSTON AVENUE, 210 -- SIX room frnme house with bath. In the very best of condition. Immediate possession. Priced to hell at $1,500 Inquire, Paul Wagoner, 1009 West Crawford Avenue. Phone 148. JUNIATA COAL--12c bushel, ca%h, delivered 25 bushel orders also delivered Robert Wclfh. Phone 4121-R-12. COAL--Bc.st grade P-ft. coal. Prompt delivery for any amount. Gerald Schomcr. Phone 1P91, 9-FT. COAL--30 bushel or more. 9'4c per bushel, delivered. Phono 1332-J. Household Goods 59 FOR SALE--Coal nnce- SIOM and up: livfng roon suite*. $1500 and up; washing machines. $15 00 and up. guaranteed, radios, cleclrlc. $500 and up: pianos. $!000 and up. Also big bargains In other furniture. DULL'S STORAGE 122 EAST PEACH ST. PHONE 50. HI-GRADE--SLIGHTLY USED DINING ROOM. LIVING ROOM. BEDROOM SUITES. YOUR CREDIT IS GOOD HERE I MERVIS FURNITURE CO. PHONE 2010 Wearing Apparel LADY S COAT--Sl?c 38. practically new. Price reasonable, 404 E. Washington Avenue. Phone 1451-R. Wanted--To Buy 66 SAVE YOUR BIG WHITE RAGSI THEN BRING THEM TO THE COURIER OFFICE . . . WILL PAY YOU IN CASH FOR ALL THAT YOU BRING IN ... AT 5c PER POUNr Rooms and Board Rooms for nonscitceplne 69 FOR RENT--Furnished rooms, all conveniences, private bath. 1208 Chestnut St Phone 163. THREE FURNISHED ROOMS--Electric refrigerator, private bath. Two persons only. 204 Davidson Ave. Phono 017. FOR RCNT--Furnished light housekeeping rooms at Poplar Grove. Phone BG71 Real Estate for Rent Douses for Rent 77 FOR RENT--Seven room house, furnace and bath. Hardwood floors. Inquire, Robert Norris. Phone. 505. FOR RENT--Six room modern dwelling. J. Donald Porter. Phone 768. Heal Estate for Sale Brokers in Real Estate THE FACTS ARE--Heal Ebtatc is going up in price. Buy now or pay more 1 have a large listing of better homes. Ea^y terms! Give mo a call. 1'ETER R. WEIMER. WEIMER ARCADE. BECOME THE PROUD OWNER--Of your own home. Let me tell you how stop In today or phone, 1700. Also building lots in all sections. Wm. P. McNulty. Eagles Building. South Arch Street. PROPERTIES FOR SALE OR RENTI T C PHALIN SO CONNELLSVILLfc. PA PHONE 875 Farm;, and Land for Sale 33 FOR SALE--168 ACRE FARM--2 miles from City, large bam. house In best of condition, hardwood floors, bath and basement y* DUNBAR--Three properties,, consisting of 2-four room apartments, six room house, store room and shop. 2.500, WM, P X'cNULTY. EAGLES BUILDING. PHONE 1760. FOR SALE--48 acre farm. Land and buildings in good condition. Orchard, 1 seven room house, furnace, electricity, telephone, water In house. One mile north west of Scottdale. Sec Frank Mlcdcl or" Phone Scottdale 4112-R-5. A FEW MINUTES spent" In looking over the classified ads each day will save you many hours and dollars In getting Just what ou want AN AD A DAY keeps hard times away. Inquire about our yearly rate. FOR SALE--Six room house with bath .uld furnace. Two lots Fall-view Avenue. ?2.200. Inquire Robert Norris. Phone 505. FOR SALE--500 Race Street, large family house, steam hent. garage. Suitable as duplex, J. Donald Porter. Phone 768. Lots For Sale EXCELLENT BUILDING LOTS--Breakneck Road Just outside of City Limits Priced to sell. John Frisbce. Phone 331. Auctions--Legals Legal Notices. TAX ORDINANCE. Ordinance No. 65. AN ORDINANCE OF THE BOROUGI of E^er«-on. Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, fixing the tax rale for the fiscal year 1939. Be It ordained and enacted, and Jt Is Hereby ordnlncd and enacted by ihe Couneil of the Boroiifih of Kvcr^on, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania: Section 1. That a tax be and the same 1* hereby levied on all property and cupAtlon* ulthin the Mild Borough subject to taxation for Borough purposes for the fiscal ear 1939. ON follows: Tax rate tor general Borough purposes the sum of twelve (12) mills on each dollar of assessed avaluaticm: For debt puipobes, the sum of lour and one-half * W ) mills on each dollar of aiscs^cd valuation: For other purposes, as follows: For Water purpose*, the sum of three (3) mills on each doll.ir of assessed valuation- For Light purposes, the sum of thre (3) mills on each dollar or assessed valuation: Making u total tax rate for all Borough purpose* of twcnt -two and one-halt 22«») mills,. Section 2. That nny ordinance, or par of ordinance, conflicting \vith this ordln ancc be and the same 1* hereby repealed Insofar as the same affects this ordln a nee Adopted this nth day of January, A. D. 1939. Walter F. Bcdnarowicr, President of Council. Approved this nth day of January 1939. S M. Wlsniewskl, Burgee. CERTIFICATION". · I hereby certify that the forcgolnn Ordinance is n true and correct copy o Ordinance No. 60 passed by the Borough Council on the 17th day of January A. D., 1939, and npprovrd by the Burgess on the 17th day of January. A. D.. 1933, Chas. E, G'NcUl. Borough Sccertary. lOjan-IU NOTICE. IN RE: TITLE TRUST COMPANY OF WEST ERN FENNA.. Connfllsvillc. Pennh I vania. Irland McK. ^cckman, Scc'y. o Banking, Kccclvcr. In the Court of Common Picas, County of Faycttc. . No. 298 June Term. 1530. NOTICE OF FILING ACCOUNT AND HEARING OF CLAIMS The Fifth and Partial Account oC Irlanc McK. Bcckman, Secretary of Bonking o the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. He celvcr of Title and Trust Company Western Pennsylvania. Connellsville Pennsylvania, was filed with the Pro thonotary of the above Court on January 17. 1939. After thirty days from the date o£ the filing thereof, it will be conflrmci absolutely, unless exceptions ore filec \vltli the Court. The Secretary of Bank inR determined to liquidate this Instttu tion on December 1, 1930. THIS IS NOT A DIVIDEND NOTICE. IRLAND McK. BECKMAN. SECRETARY OF BANKING of the COMMONWEALTH OF PENNSYLVANIA. Receiver o tho Title and Trust Company of Western Pennsylvania, Connellsville. Pennsylvania, i By HARRY A. MCDERMOTT Deputy Receiver. Ofllcc: fi(H Second National Brmk, Bids , Unlontown, Pa. Linn V. PDilllpv. Special Counhcl, Unlontown, Pennsylvania. 19jan-3t-thurs KXECUTOR'S NOTICE. Lee Smith, Attorney. ESTATE OF MARY CROPP. DE ceased. Letters Testamentary on the Estate o Mary Cropp. lato of Salt Lick Township F.iycttc County, Pa., deceased, havln been granted to the undersigned, nolle Is hereby given to all persons Indebted tc siild estate to make Immediate paymcn and to those having claims against th same to present them, properly authcntl cated. for settlement. William E. Barnes. · Executor, P. O. Address, White, Pennsylvania. 22dcc-6t-thurs. YOU'LL COME across practically every thing you need if you look over Classified Section every day. Ad-Taker and she will tell the world Phone 12 or 13. Wife Preservers Dust cloths which are treated with furnturo polish can be kept in tin coffee tins with tight lids. Thry can then bo stored with other cleaning equipment without fear of combustion. CHAPTER TWENTY-SEVEN| MAC WAS going on: "Now we'll reconstruct what we con of: the second crime. The night before Mrs. 'Horace died, did vou hoar Bounds in the salon?" "Not a sound," 1 told him. "And she was your first customer the following morning?" "Yes." "And Daphne knew that she was the first?" "Oh, why," I wailed, "must you bring her Into ItT I know she Is innocent!" "And the three driers were still out of order?" He ignored my outburst. "They were. I reported them to Mrs. Grecly, but the electrician never came to fix them." "Hum! 1 must sec the housekeeper about that." "All of which gets us where?" dcmiuldcd Phil, turning fidgety. "Don't be in a hurry, son," admonished Mac. "Rome wasn't built In a day! Hank and Pete will be hero shortly. 1 want to get a clear picture of these things In ray mind before they set to work." "O. K., master mind." I inquired: "Who Inherited the rest of the estate ?" "Mr. Horace," Phil said. "He Is to take care of Miss Henrietta during her lifetime. Outside of that he gts four or five millions to play aciout wlUi as he pleases." Four or uvc millions! There was not Uiat much money in the world! "Etut it's too lato--" 1 spoke my thoughts aloud "To late for what?" "Oh!" 1 blinked my eyes rapidly. "I was Just thinking that he is too old now to become a famous entist." "Scit.ntl3tl" Mac pounced on the word. "What's this?" "Why, It's nothing! Just a remark he made In my presence. He wanted to be a great doctor and scientist when-he was young." "And'why didn't he?" "I don't know." I wondered what Mac was getting at. oratory upstair ·He has a lab- "A laboratory? Good God, girt!" "Good God Is right!" echoed Phil "Elsie! Don't you know what a laboratory is 7" "Naturally!" My smllo was wintry. "A laboratory is ti place where experiments arc made. Why"--I broke off--"why poisons--" "Exactly," Mac sold dryly. "Pol' sons!" Then the door opened and Mr Horace came lntj the room. "I am sorry you had to wait so long." He addressed us collectively "J was detained." * "Perfectly all right.' 1 Phil went to him and extended his hand. "I'm Benson of the Times. "How do you do. May I ask the reason of your visit?" "Certainly. Mr. Wltherspoon. I come to get a story tor my paper, but"--ho added as Mr. Horace seemed about to speak--"1, really came to introduce a great friend of mine"--indicating Mclntyre-- "who Is a famous detective." "DotccUvo?" Mr. Horace looked befuddled. "Yes," continued Phil, "a detective. You may not have realized, Mr. Wltherspoon, that the members of your household are under suspicion of murder. Chief Bllla, although an honest and intelligent oQlccr of tho law, Is making no headway in the case--" Mr. Horace Interrupted: "But I understood there was no case!' "You were mistaken," 'Phil said quietly, and told briefly of the find- ngs of himself and Dr. Dldmorc. When he had finished speaking Mr. Horace looked as old as time. He groped for a chair and sank heavily Into It, "What can your detective do?" he said at last. Mac Mclntyrc stepped forward: I have no wish to Intrude upon your grief, sir," he said respectful- y, "but for your own sake, and the sake of your family, this business must be cleared up. Miss Rittcr Is under a clo"d of suspicion. She has lircd me a** a special investigator. I should like very much to have your permission to work m my own way In and about the Manor." "I sea." Mr. Horace sighed. "Suppose you find one of the guests or-or one of my family guilty?" "I can play no favorites," Mac replied. "The guilty party, whoever he Is, must pay the penalty." 'I sec," Mr. Horace repeated, and made an effort to pull himself together. "Perhaps you arc right," he said slowly, "perhaps you ore." He arose. "With Miss Rltter's permission, 1 should like to retain your services for tho family." "Oh, you have my permission!" I cried, and he thanked me gravely. "You will excuse me now?" he sold. "Of course." Mac bowed. "1 will talk with you later when you ore feeling better." · "Thank -you. 1 shall be at your service." And returning the bow, Mr. Horace walked slowly from the room. As no mode his exit Chief Ellis entered. "What's going on here?" he demanded, looking from one to the other of us. "Just a friendly conversation," Mclntyre told hlm- "Doc Dldmorc tells me wo have a murder on our hands, after ail. That right?" "I'm afraid it la." "And so you rushed out to warn tho household!" Ellis accused him. "You had no business to do that!" The Chicago detective shook his head. "I came out to talk with Miss Rlttcr. However, I've been hired as private Investigator for the Wlth- erspoon family. Mr. Horace nas turned the case over to me." "Has he?" Ellis was not pleased. "Thinks he'll pull the wool over my eyes, eh?" "Nothing of the kind!" Mac denied. "There's no need for you to feel hurt- Wo can work together.' "I don't need your help." Ellis would not be placated. "No? Well, something tells me It's going to be tough sledding finding the guilty party." Ellis disagreed. "A routine case,' he insisted. "Simple as A, B, C." "Got your warrant all made out, eh?" Mac kidded him. "N«vcr mind!" The chief,of police was not in a Joshing' mood. He went to tho door and stuck his head into the corridor. "Kama," called to bis unseen assistant* 'round up the members of th household and send them in one a,1 a time." He turned and sat down waiting. " ' "Any objections to my sitting in?" asked Mac. "Well"--Ellis hesitated, but the chance to display bis talent before such a noted audience was too much for him--"you can stay," h said, "but the other two go out." "Hey!" Phil objected, "I'm the press!" _ "O. K., Benson. Miss Rltter please wait across the hall." Mclntyro Intervened, "Elsie Is going to act as my secretary. Her hort-hand notes will be invaluable." "I'm a swell stenographer," I put n eagerly, and hoped and prayed would be able to remember my ong-ncglccted Business school raining. "Oh. all right." He consented to my remaining. "Sit over there and ceep quiet." "1 will," 1 promised meekly, and retired to the spot he Indicated, icking up a pad and pencil from Ar. Horace's desk. Karns returned to report: "They arc all In the drawing room," he said. "Who will you have first?" "Send In Mr. Horace," directed Ellis, and took his stand before tho ircplace. Mr. Horace entered, looking, 11 )0sslblc, more bewildered and more ipsct. "Now, Mr. Withcrspoon," the chief began, "1 wont to. ask you some questions. I understand you iavc already heard "of the discovery of cyanide in your wife'* K)dy."--Mr. Horace nodded--"and of our suspicions regarding the death of your mother--" "My mother!" Mr. Horace lifted dazed eyes to those of Ellis. "I wasn't told--" "No?" Ellis glanced to Mclntyre. Tm sorry to be the b'earcr of bad news, but the fact Is, we have reason to suspect that Mrs. Withcr- spoon, senior, was also poisoned. 1 have put through an exhumation request to the proper authorities. Before long we will know definitely whether or not we have one or two murders MI our hands." The little man turned quite pale. "You ore going--to--to disturb my mother's grave?" Ellis Bushed: "I'm sorry, but I'm afraid we must. Surely, if your mother was murdered, you want to know it? You want to avenge her death?" "Avenge!" Mr. Horace passed his hand across his forehead. "Don't think me heartless or lacking in family pride, Mr. Ellis, but 1 am afraid vengeance does not appeal to me. Were it left to me, I should drop the matter. All this publicity --policemen running through tho house--my guests and my family subjected to questioning--1 don't like it! Vengeance cannot bring tho dead to life. Let them lie in peace." JThat's all very well," Ellis agreed, "except for one thing: the living!" "The living?" "He means," Interrupted Mcln- tyre smoothly, "that when a man commits a murder he becomes a murderer. To quote an old adage, a man who has once tasted blood is apt to figure that he may as well be hung for a sheep as a lamb; In ' other words, Mr. Witherspoon, he will kill again--and again!" \ "You aro afraid that the murders will continue?" "Exactly." Mac crossed his long legs and leaned forward. "Somewhere in this bouse," he said slowly and distinctly, "there is a killer! And somewhere in this house there Is a man or a woman who knows the Identity of this killer! Oh, he or she may not be aware of this knowledge," he amended -hastily, as Mr. Horaco ' seemed about to speak, "but sooner or later something wul happen to remind them of It- Something will recall this hidden and unsuspected knowledge to mind. And when that happens--well--a man who has killed once does not hesitate to kill again!" (Xo Bo Continued) C H. S. NEWS OF THE DAY High Test Grade. On a test in American History, given Tuesday on the unit, "Making the Constitution," the following submitted' the best papers: Peggy Davidson, 99; Patti Coughcnour, 98; Hornet* Davis, 97; Elsie Hershbcrger, 96; Thomas Gaugh, 96; Betty Lcc Dixon, 95; Ray Goodwin, 95; James Taranta, 95; CIco Cnlcagni, 93; John DeMarco, 92; Anna Molmaro, 92, and Watson Grassland, 91. W. L. Lewis is instructor. Club Pictures Taken. C!ub pictures are being taken to be printed m the Senior Coker. The teachers at school arc having pictures made too. Address Automobile Club. Joseph J. Graham and Mr. Siemens addressed the Automobile Club Wednesday. They stated the need of super highways and told of the automobile industry. David C. Guhl is club instructor. Graduates Honored. Miss Sylvia Schrmdle and Jack Eicher, students at-Perm State College, received superior rating in an English placement test, Principal E. Stanley Phillips has lieen informed. Conservation Program. Bruce Skinner had' charge of a program presented bofore the "Fish and Game Club yesteiday. The program was based on conservation and winter feeding. The club plans to assist in this work and food may be obtained at Loucks hardware store. Talks were given by Ralph Cavanaugh, Lester Johnson, Hay Fosbrink and Charles D. Sislcy. Christmas Scene Displayed. The Christmas scene from Louire Alcott's "Little Women," is being displayed in the first floor show case. It was arranged by Gisela Zernicl:, Edith McFaddcn and Ned Shipley. The scene was loaned to the school by the Carnegie Free Libriry. Conversation Discussion. Miss Martha Horky's Etiquette Club held a lengthy discussion pertaining to conservation expressions, slang and grammar. Marionettes to Be Made. A description was given by Arthur Boyland as to the types of marionettes needed at present in the Marionette Club, and assigned to members for the next meeting, club sponsor. Mr. Boyland is To Purchase Pins. A lengthy business session was held in Senior Dramatic Club Wednesday. It was decided to purchase club pins. Miss Dorothy Mathias is supervisor. Games Flayed. Joseph DelGrosso led a guessing game based on the famed .men in fotball, baseball and track and Bob Ellenberger read names of schools with the students naming the coaches for the many sports, in the Football Club. Arthur H. Ruff is sponsor. Grammar Studied. The Cokcr Club period was used in studying grammar and norrecting errors in stories submitted to the school paper. Harold N. Diem is sponsor. Belated Christmas Gifts. Tuesday George Hart, Edward Boyle, John Pless and John Barbor were presented with Christmas gifts by the assistant football coach, Edward S. Spotovich m repaying a promise. Early last fall when the team went to the Southern Methodist-Pitt football game the four boys mentioned above rode with Mr. Spotovich. During the drive down they discussed the oncoming Uniontown game and the assistant coach then stated "if Connellsville wins, I'll buy you all a tic for Christmas." Leaders Clubs-'Dancc. Saturday, April 15, the Girls and Boys Leaders Clubs will hold a dance in the gymnasium. During the Girls Leader Club period Miss "Pat" Clark -talked concerning the numerous mis- tahes made in playing basketball. _Boys and Girls Tied. Albert Clements asked questions in Homeroom 1, sponsored by Miss Mary Frances Kurtz, which resulted in a tie. The question asked required clever and informative replies. Plan to Party. Members of the Freshman Dramatic' Club plan to hold a party in the near .future. Miss Eva. Sapolsky is faculty advisor. Magazine Salcstalks Given. Students in Miss Catherine Zimmerman's Freshman Social Science classes gave salcstalks on different magazines. At the end of the period a-vote was taken, for the best talks ·with the following chosen: Lois Lenthicum, Michael Revock, Gertrude Stewart, Francis Joyce and Neal Pritts. To Visit Courier. Miss Catherine Zimmerman is planning on visiting The Courier plant Tuesday with a group of Social Science students. New Blocks Started. Most of the members of Linoleum Block Club started new blocks to make flower or head blocks and book plates. Connellsville Discussed. "What Is Wrong With Connellsville?" was the topic discussed by Iloyd Shaner's March of Time Club. JUNIOR IH NEWS A question bee was held in D-ll with those participating as follows: Margie Gray, Betty Miller, Jean Walker, Barton Ensley, Chris Siesky, Jack Martin and Carl Meyers. Tho last named was qucstioneer. Jack O. Klein was scorekeeper. The boys' team won. Lorraine Cakes was reelectcd president in F-ll and Josephine D'Aura, reelectcd secretary. Dorothy Keith is vice-president. "Teapot," was played in Room 16 under the supervision of Shcrrick, Fisher. 'Peck's Bad Boy" Dies at Age of 77 By United Press. MILWAUKEE, Wis, Jan. ' 19.-'Peck's Bad Boy" is dead. He was Edward J. Watson, 77, who, as a boy, distracted neighbors with pranks and stunts and Inspired George Peck, editor of a weekly, "Peck's Sun," to write the famous sketches about "Peck's Bad Boy." * Watson died at his'home Tuesday. He had been ill two months. He was born in 1861. on a Wisconsin farm and came to Milwaukee when a boy. He obtained a job as a telegraph messenger and kept his parents and neighbors on edge with original pranks. He became a close friend of Peck, who later served as mayor of Milwaukee and governor of Wisconsin. Watson had worked for the city since 1320. He retired last March from a job as a paving inspector. domes. You will Ond desirable Homes and home sites advertised in our classified columns.

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