The Daily Courier from Connellsville, Pennsylvania on January 24, 1939 · Page 3
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Connellsville, Pennsylvania
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Tuesday, January 24, 1939
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TUESDAY, JANUARY 24, THIS U A l l j l f UUUltlliiR. OUINNIM^LiSiViJULiJli. frt- PAGE THREE;. News of Day At Dodd Hearing (Mrj. Mary Stannli Smith ol Hardy Hill has been nam?c ounbar correspond- tnt for Tic Courier Her telephone number Is 2861. Persons with Items and ncwsUps are requested to call Mrs. Bmlth.) DUNBAR, Jan. 24.--Mrs. R. A. Tomaro was honor guest at a surprise party held at the home Sunday afternoon when a large number of relatives and friends gathered to celebrate the 52nd anniversary of birth. Mrs. Tomaro was recipient o£ many beautiful gifts. The afternoon and evening was spent in playing bingo and cards. Dancing was also enjoyed, the music being furnished by Joseph Maddas, Columbus Tomaro, Mike Maddas, James Tomaro, Edward Vaughn and Frank Piccione. Those attending were Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Spccney and family, Mr. and Mrs. Anthony Galand and family, Mrs. Lena George and daughter, Lena, Mr. and Mrs. DiMott and Albert and Charles DiMott, Mrs. Bell, Mrs. Frank Marchletta, Mrs. Tony Giobbi, Mrs Crish, Mrs. Tufano, Mrs. LaGreco, Mrs. Gambonc, Mr. and Mrs. Bert Maddas and Pete Maddas, Mrs. Mary Manzola, Mr. and Mrs. Tony Maddas and family, Joseph Maddas, Mr. and Mrs Tony DeOrc and daughters, Jane and Philomcna, Mr. and Mrs. Patsy Maddas and Mike Maddas, Edward Vaughn, Mrs. William Grass, Sr., Mr. and Mrs. Frame Grass, Mr. and Mrs. Anthony Piccione and family, Mrs. John Cro- cctti, Mrs. Filemona DeOrc, Mrs. P. C. Ciamacco, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Bruno, Mrs. Di Julius of Connellsville, Mr. and Mrs. Gerald Rossi, Mr. and Mrs. Body Lizza and Mr. and Mrs. Nicolos Variano. A daughter, Mrs. L. E. Rich of New Kensington, was unable to be present. Other Hems of Interest. Mr, and Mrs. Grant Turner and family of" Mount Braddock were visiting at the home of Mrs. Turner's mother, Mrs. John Gildroy, Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. Ben Smittey of Bobtown were Sunday visitors*. Mr. and Mrs. David Ainsley of Mount Braddock were Sunday night callers. Mrs. Harold Reed and childten Mrs. Gertrude Woolfolk is pictured after appearing as witness before the Grand Jury in Richmond, Va., that indicted Dr. William E. Dodd. former Ambassador to Germany, on hit-and-run charge. She was driving directly behind Dodd when accident occurred in which a 5-ycar-old colored child was severely injured. NEWS OF THE COURTS were visitors at the home of Mrs. Reed's mother Sunday. Mrs. James Reed was a visitor at Morgantown, W. Va., Sunday. Dale Gaddis left Monday for Scranton where he will spend several days. Mr. and Mrs. R. L. Welles arrived home Sunday after spending two weeks at Waynesburg, N. C. ' Mr. and Mrs. Robert Gildroy were - visitors at the home of Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Eicher at Scottdale Sunday. William Grice of Mount Braddock is ill at his home. Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Pancella were - visiting friends at- Broadford Sunday. M. P. Circles to Meet. Sunshine Circle of the Methodist _.'" Protestant Church'will meet at 4:30 - o'clock - Friday afternoon at the - church. Circle No. 2 will hold a "- meeting at the church Friday cvc- ~ ning. ; Male Chorus to Sinff. - The Presbyterian Male Chorus of ~- Conncllsvillc will present a program ~ at the Methodist Protestant Church '.'Sunday evening, February 12. No ·'admission will be charged but a . silver offering will be takc-n. An in. vitation is extended to all. Two damage suits totaling 540,000 wrc filed against Milton R. Wyatt Connellsville, well-known Boy Scou executive, as the outgrowth of an automobile accident last Novcmbe 19. The first action, asking $20,000 was instituted by Alberta Trimble Glassport, while n similar sum i sought in a second suit cnti.ed b; Edward Spear and his wife, Emm Spear, McKeesport. The plaintiff set forth they were guests in automobile being operated by LcMi Hoffman. On Route 51, at the inter section of Rittenhouse Hill road i Franklin township, they allege, th car, driven by Wyatt, "came dow the' hill at a high, dangerous and un safe rate of speed and, in a rcckles careless and negligent manner, carr across 51 without stopping at th junction sign.' 1 The defendant's ca collided with the left rear end of th Hoffman machine with such force a to throw Alberta Trimble out of the seat to the highway, causing her to suffer injuries to the back, spine, pcr- vis, head, arms and legs and to result in a concussion of the brain and internal injuries. Mrs. Spear received a broken left leg, several broken ribs, large cut on the right leg. Injuries to back and spine and suffered shock, the action reveals. ON THE AIR Radio Information At a Glance Angel Said No WCAE--mi KC. 6:00--Medical Talk. 6:15--Evenii.g News. 6:25--Sports Extra. 6:30--Airliners. 6:45--Ralph Elaine. 7:00--Amos and Andy. 7:15--Vocal Varieties. 7:30--Jack Marshard's Orch. 7:40--Opportunities. 7:45--Inside of Sports. 8:00--Russ Morgan's Orchestra. 8:30--For Men Only. 9:00--Battle of the Sexes. 9:30--Fibber McGcc. 0:00--Bob Hope. 0:30--Uncle Ezra. 0:45--Jimmy Kcmpcr. 1:00--News Parade. 1:10--Lawrence Wclk's Orch. ,1:30--Little Jack Heller's Orch. 12:00- -George Hamilton's Orch. 12:30--Paul Martell's Orch. 1:00--Josquin Gill's Orch. TONIGHT KDKA--980 KC. 'J:00--News; sports 6:15--Your Movie Magazine of the Air. 6:30--Chasing Shadows. 0:45--Lowell Thomas. 7 en--Easy Aces 7:15--Mr. Keen. 7:30--Ta,- 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 DeLange's Orch 12:15--New Penn Orch. 112:30--Leo Rcisman's Orch. IVJAS--1290 KC. 6:15--News ol the World 6:30--Bob Trout. 6:45--Barry Wood. 7:00--County Scat. 7:15--Jimmy Fidlcr. 7:30--Helen Menken--Second Husband. 8:00--Edwaid G. Robinson--Big Town. 8:30--Al J. icon's Show 9:00--We. The People. 9:30--Goodman's Swing School. 10:00- -Dr. Christian. 10:30--Jack Berch. 10:45--American Viewpoints. 11:00--News with Ken Hildebrand. 11:15--Charles Baum's Orch. 11:30--Glen Gray's Orch. 12:00--Sammy Kayo's Orch. WEDNESDAY Investors Having :' U. 5. Sfeel Shares Decline in 1938 s .Sho u el Workers Fighf i . SWOC Pickels Trying : . To Collect Back Dues By United Press. '- PITTSBURGH, Jan. 24. -- Fifty dues-delinquent employes of Hub_bard Company, shovel manufactur- "ers, today fought their way through a line of Steel Workers Organizing Committee pickets who sought to collect union dues. As flits flew during the brief battle, a dozen or more of the combatants suffered face lacerations, blackened eyes and bruises but no one required hospitalization. No arrests were made. .United States Steel Corporation announced in New York investors holdings of its common stock, directly owned, amounted to 6,536,779 shares, or 75.11 per cent of the total on December 31, 1938. This compared with 6,645.101 shares similarly held on September 30,'1938, or 76.35 per cent. : At the end ol the year, there were registered in brokers'-names 2,166,473 common shores, equal to 28.89 per cent of the total, compared with 2,058,238 shares or 23.65 per cent on September 30. ARMY ENGINEERS RUSHING SURVEYS IN YOUGH RIVER WCAE 7:00--Program Resume. 7:00--Morning Express. 8:00--Morning News. 8:15--Today's Almanac. 8:30--Do You Remember. 8:45--Hits and Encores. 9:00--Lillian Malone. 9:15--Gems of Melody. 9:30--Band Goes to Town. 9:45--Secret Diary. 10:00--Central City. 10:15--John's Other Wi£e. 10:30--Just Plain Bill. 10:45--Woman in White. 11:00--David Harum. 11:15--Lorenzo Jones. 11:30--Yount! Widder Brown. 11:45--Road of Life. 12:00--Time signal. 12:00--News. 12,:10--Mclodios. 12:15--The O'Neills. 12:30--Monticcllo Party Line. 12:45--Singin' Sam. 1:00--Child Health Conference. 1:15--Little Jackie Heller's Orch. 1:30--Musical Caravan. 1:45--Voice of Experience. 2:00--Helenc Daniels. 2:15--Polly Entertains. 2:30--Kitty Keene. 2:45--Musical Trial. 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--Vtc 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--American Schools 6:15--Evening News. 6:25--Sports. 6:30--Laws for the Laymen, 6:45--Serenade. 7:00--Amos and Andy. 7:15--Edwin C. Hill. 7:30--Modern Melody. 7:45--Figures in Brass. 8:00--One Man's Family. 8:30--Tommy Dorsey's Orch. 9:00--Town Hall. 10:00--Kay Kyscr's Klass. 11:00--News Parade. 11:10--Jonqum Gill's Orch. 11:30--Dick Jurgcn's Orcli. 12:00--Sammy Kayc's Orch. 12:30--Lights Out 1:00--Little Jackie Heller's Orch. TEXTILE CENTER HAS COSTLY FIRE · FALLS RIVER, Mass., Jan. 24.-- rrost-bitt-n firemen fought for three and one-half hours Monday to control a fire that destroyed two buildings and damaged three others. The fire, which for a time menaced the business district of this textile center, caused damage estimated at $500,000. The fire v. on the site of the disastrous 1916 explosion and fire that caused $1,125,000 damage. Triangulation observations for horizontal control were continued by the United tales Army engineers who are conducting' surveys in the Youghiogheny River watershed for the proposed flood control reservoir between Somerfield and Confluence. Work progressed on additional topographic surveys at the dam sites, Lieutenant Colonel W. E. R. Covcll, in charge of the district Army engineers in Pittsburgh, said. Core boring locations were spotted in the field for the drilling outfit. The engineers advanced the pre- .limincry surveys on the watershed as well as the foundation investigations of the dam site. Preliminary design studies of the proposed dam were continued. Hospital Patients. Albert Smith Bowers, seven months old, son of Mr. and Mrs. William Bowers of Mill Run, Charles Kcarns of 316 East Fairview avenue, Mrs. Alma Savage of Dunbar and Mrs. ' Mary Black of Dickcrson Run have been admitted to Connellsville State Hospital for treatment. Heads Tax Collectors. SOMERSET, Jan. 24.--D. Guy Floto of Mcycrsdale was elected president of the Somerset County Tax Collectors Association, W. R. Snydcr of Summit township vice-president and James Houpt of Somerset secretary-treasurer. KDKA 6:30--Cuily Miller. 6'45--Farm Markets. 7:00--Silhouettes of the West. 7:15--Musical Clock. 7:30--Russell Pratt. 7:45--Checkerboard Time. 8:00--News. 8:05--Musical Clock. 8:15--Dr. Sun.ihinc. 8:30--Musical Clock. 9:00--Shopping Circle. 9:15--Linda's Kirst Love. 9:30--The Editor's Daughter. 9:45--Gospel Singer. .0:00--Story of the North. 0:15--Jane Ardcn. 0:30--Tena imd Tim. .0:45--Houseboat Hannah. 11:00--Mary Marlin. 11:15--Vic and Sadc. 11:30--Pepper Young's Family. 11:45--Getting the Most Out of Life. 12:00--News, weather and temperature. 12:15--Voice of the Farm. 12:30--National Farm and Home Hour. 1:15--F.irm Itidio 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--Betty Crocker. 3:00--KDKA Home Forum. 3:20--Dale McFcattcrs. 3:30--Tea Time Tunes. 4:00--Club Mutmcc. 5:00--Piano Time. 5:15--Terry ,md the Pirates. 5:30--Don Winslow of the Navy. 5:45--Tom Mix Stright Shooters. 6:00--News: Sporls. W-.uner 6.20--Movie Mngnzine of the Air. G.30--Lyon and M.trlowe. 6:45--Lowell Thomas. 7:00--Ensy Aces. 7:15--Mr. Keen 7:30--To be announced. 7:45--Vocal Varieties. 8'00--Roy Shield's Revue. 8:30--Hobby Lobby. 9.00--Magnolia Blossom.*. 9:30--Wings for the Marlins. 10:00--Minstrels. 10:30--Public Interest in Democracy 11:00--News; weather. 11:15--The Music You Want. 12:00--Fran Eichlcr's Orch. 12:15--New "enn Orch. 12:30--Ernest Hawkin's Orch. Drunken Drivinc Chanted. UNIONTOWN, Jan. 24.--James A. Reid, 44, of 126 South PittsbuiR street, Connellsville, w,is charged by State Motor Police with drunken driving after his implication in a two-car automobile accident at the Continental intersection, south of here. According to police, Reid was driving his car south when it crashed into a machine operated by James W. Snair, 21, of Uniontown, Sunday morning, causing approximatey $100 damage to both machines. To Protect Poor Hubbies. NASHVILLE, Tenn., Jan., 24--Representative G. C. Cndcr stepped to bat for the men folk with a bill to extend alimony rights to husbands in divorces where they are the "innocent parties." He also offered a bill outlawing alienation of affection and breach of promise suits. GREENSBURG, Jan. 24.--West morcland county's 23 township gov ernments were urged to take actio o prohibit the .sale of fireworks i ownships in an address of H. Thomson of Upper Darby townshi] secretary of the Stnte Association o Road Supervisors, before the West morcland County Road Supervisor ·nd Auditois Association. "Unless you ban fireworks in th townships, State legislation is inovit- ible," Thomson said. "Bans on the sale of fireworks in cities and boroughs can mean nothing unless the .ownships act to cooperate. They go out of the cities and boroughs now nlo the townships and sell the fireworks." SALLY'S SALLIES R*«{.l.,.d U. S. P.ltnl OAc*. Seeks Recovery of S174. UNIONTOWN. Jan. 24.--State Department of Public Assistance entered suit with Prothonotary John J. Brady against Alice Mason Boyd to recover $174 from the estate of Alexander I. Boyd, charging that sum had been secured in old age ·ssiitance. Car Runs Over Man. SOMERSET, Jan. 24.--Ernest Cramer, 35, suffered serious internal injuries when a car he was pushing suddenly went into reverse, knocking him down and running over his prostrate body. I-Z4- Copf 191P. King F«urw SyndtciK. Ire.. World ngtiu twrvrd It only takes the fortieth of a second to wink the eye. That makes it the quickest known way for getting into trouble. ownships Urged To Ban Fireworks Life WJAS 7:30--Musicale. 1:00--News. 8:15--Time Again. 8:30--GrceniMd Village Chapel. !:45--Cheerio Melodies. ):00--Richard Maxwell. 9:15--Good Neighbor. ):30--Joyce Jordan. 9:45--Bachelor's Children. D:00--To be announced. 0:15--Myrt and Marge. 0:30--Hilltop House. 0:45--The Stepmother 1:00--Lutheran Inner-Mission, ' 1:15--To be announced. 1:30--Big Sister. 1:45--Aunt Jenny's Real Stories. 2:00--Mary Margaret McBridc. 2:15--Her Honor, Nancy James. 2:30--News of the World. 2:45--Our Gal Sunday. 1:00--The Goldbergs. 1:15--Life C,m Be Beautiful. 1:30--The Road of Life. 1:45--This Dny Is Ours. 2:00--Due Bartlcy's Daughters. 2:15--Musicale. 2:30--Amcnc.m EJtool of the . 3:00--Indianapolis Symphony. 4:00--LcBrun Sisters. 4:15--Time Out for Dancing. 4:45--N.ivy B.ind. 5:15--Howie U'mg. 5.30--To be announced. 5:45--Baron Elliott's Orch. 6:15--News or the World. 6:30--Bob Trout. 6:45--Talk of the Town. 7:00--County Seat. 7:15--Lum and Abncr. 7:30--Ask-It-Baskct 8:00--Gangbustcrs. 8:30--Paul Whitcman's Orch. 9:00--Texaco Star Theatre. lO'OO--It Can Be Done. 10:30--Buddy C'ark. 11:00--News with Ken Hildebrand. 11:15--George Hamilton's Orch. 11:30--Vincent Lope?' Orch. 12:00--Glen Gray's Orch. Air Firemen Get Raincoats. MEYERSDALE. Jan. 24.--Meyers dale firemen have been outfitted wit] new "fire-red" raincoats. Douglas Fairbanks, Jr. (above), knows now why Vera Zorinn returned the ring he cave her as a Christmas prcrcnt. Friends hod believed the t i n g meant they were engaged, following his ardent court- chip in New York. Actually the stnr of "I Married an Angel" had secretly wed George Balanchinc, her director, the day before Christmas. DOLLAR SUITS FROM SOY BEANS. SILK FROM RESIN DEVELOPMENTS IN 1938 Bituminous Coal Output Gains PITTSBURGH, Jan. 24.--An increase in bituminous coal production been underway for a month no-.v and the industry is expecting an extra uglier rate of output. The National Coal Association Call- mated the pioduction for the wool; ended January 14 at approximately 7,880,000 net tons, against 7,605.000 tons in the same week of 1038. Since the week before Christmas the output ha* exceeded that of the corresponding week of the year before. In addition to the increased activities of other industries, like steel, there arc two approaching events which arc encouraging many consumer*, to increase their stock. On March 31 the contracts of the CIO's United Mine Workers with operators expire after a two year term. The union's scale committee has not announced its demands for the new contract, but various locals have suggested many things whose adoption would boost cosHs. These include a wage increase from the present $6 a day minimum, a 30-hour week of the present 3-hours and restrictions on the use of labor saving machinery in mines. Hearings on Federal price-fixing also will start soon. The National i Coal Commission has indicated it would like to establish minimum i prices by March 1 but it may be unable to do that. Coal production for 1038 amounted PITTSBURGH, Jan. 24.--Dollar uits from soy beans, synthetic rub- jer from tomato peel, cloth from to approximately(342,400,000 tons, a he bark of the mulberry tree, roads decline of 22.G per cent below that saved with molasses, roofing ma- ! of 193?. Beehive coke, used pnn- erials in camouflage colors, whale cipally by manufacturers, dropped is an article of diet, colored asphalt, from 3,200,000 in 1937 to 900,000 gold-plated silk fabric, an artificial' tons. ,ilk made of rcsm. " Those are only a few of the 1938 iccoinphshmcnts of industrial rc- here and abroad as reviewed y Dr. W. A. Hamor. assistant director of Mellon Institute for the American Chemical Society. Dr. Hamor states that "the yenr ins been exceptionally productive Imost everywhere." His review indicates that the search for new materials and processes has been exceptionally active in Germany and Italy. Four Children Burned. CARDOVA MINES. Ontario, Jan. 24.--Four children wcie burned to death as fire destroyed the home of David Johnson, air compressor operator at a gold mine. Mrs. Johnson and a fifth child escaped. Divorces Bill Player. MIAMI, Fla., Jan. 24.--Mary Lawlor Lary, former Broadway musical comcciy singer and dancer, received a final decree from Lyn Lary. Cleveland Indians shortstop in what i^ary termed "friendly proceedings." First Monthly Novena. First monthly novena for 1939 in honor of the little flower of Jesus has been started at the Carmel of Lorctta and will close Monday, January 30. Red Cross Chairman. GREENSBURG, Jan. 24.--Kenneth H. Bair of Grcensburg was rcelected chairman of the Westmoreland County Chapter Cross. of the American Red Full of Flavor WESTMORELAND SUPERVISORS REELECT STAFF GREENSBURG, Jan. 24.--Harry D. McChcsney of Salem township was reelccted president of the Westmoreland County Road Supervisors and Auidtors Association at the annual convention here. D. T. Taylor of Sewickley townbhip was retained as secretary-treasurer, larl E. Johnson of Ligonier township and Gruvc Turner of Rostmver township were chosen first and second vice-presidents. Joseph P. Kinnan of Derry, Frank Stcpnik of Penn and Chailes Kuhn of United were voted delegates to the State convention. Allen Introduces Bill. WASHINGTON, Jnn. 24.--A bill introduced by Representative Allen, D., of Pennsylvania, would give consent to Westmorland county, Pa., to operate a bridge across the Allegheny River connecting Valley Camp and East Dcrry township. Attorney Named Major. SOMERSET, Jan. 24.--Attorney LcUind W. Walker of Somerset has been appointed a major in the judge advocate general's dcpaitment of the National Guard of the United States and' the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. U. S. Dancer Held "Bunk." WASHINGTON. Jan. 24 --Rcp- Fish, R., N. Y., said the contention that the United States was m danger of attack was "sheer political bunk." Swan's urge you to attend The Daily Courier Tomorrow, Thursday and Friday Orpheum Theatre 9 until 11 A. M. ·K, Learn the many advantages of MODERN ELECTRSC KITCHEN EQUIPMENT At the Cooking School you will see how ecoa- omical, time-saving and effortless it is to use modern electrical kitchen equipment. We'll be glad to explain in detail, without obligation, the many points brought out by Mrs. Bathgate. ELECTRIC RANGES Couie in and see the new General Electric it you want to see the completely modern range of today. Brilliantly styled. Many automatic features. A tremendous dollar-for-dollar value! as low as We sell and recommend G-E Electric Ranges/ G-E. Electric Refrigerators, G-E Electric Roasters, G-E Electric Sweepers, G-E Electric Washers, Ironcrs and Irons. CONNELLSVILLE 107 S. Pittslturg St. Phono 1242., 0N10STOWN 39 No. Gallatin Aye. Phone 45.

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