The Daily Courier from Connellsville, Pennsylvania on January 27, 1939 · Page 3
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January 27, 1939

The Daily Courier from Connellsville, Pennsylvania · Page 3

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FRIDAY, JANUARY 27, 1939. THK DA1L.Y C O U K L K K , CO.NNKL,LSVJL,LK, fa.. NEWS OF THE C O U R T S Amount of time taken up by attorneys and defendants before the courts in an effort to determine whether pleas should be entered in their respective cases recently aroused the ire of Judge H. S. Dumbauld who reprimanded counsel for not having their action prepared. "This is not a clinic to find out whether pleas are to Be entered," the court said. "Judge Dumbauld's statement Irom the bench on this matter was entirely justified and met with the approval of all the court," commented I Judge Hurry A. Cottom yesterday. Judge Cottom declared that pleas shou'd be entered before defendants are arraigned for sentence and, if not, then, at least, the action should be so clear cut that no time will be lost in having the pl»a signed and the defendant ready when the judges take the bench for the session. "It would enable the court proceedings to move along much smoother and with greater efficiency --if ever}- attorney is prepared to go ahead once the case is called," the presiding judge said. Fayette county will endeavor to hit the "numbers'" to the tune of S270.88 at a hearing scheduled for 10:30 o'clock Tuesday, January 24, when the court will be asked to direct that this amount of money be forfeited to the treasurer "as part of the stake or wager in the operation" of rackets. Those from whom the money was taken, and upon whom the rules were issued to show cause why the sums should not be forfeited to the county include: Louis Bland, Allison, the sum of $4.31. Arthur Yowler, Uniontown, $37.62 taken when he was arrested the first time for maintaining and operating a gambling establishment and the sum of $2.37 at the second arrest on " similar charges. George Langlcy, Connellsville, member of the George Betters' colored 'numbers" pool, $23.63; Delbert Russell, member of the same outfit, S3.10; Curtis Adams, another Belters' bookie, $169.34. Carlton Smith, member of the erstwhile Ted Genovesc pool, $3; Theodore Genovcse, $22.92; James Dominick, another member of this pool, $4.60. Climaxing five years of litigation . which, in one instance, led to the superior court, a decree was handed down by Orphans Court Judge Ross " S. Matthews in which distributions " were made in the estate of George F. - Newill, Saltlick township, who died March 12, 1929. - . Awards" were made as follows: ~ ' The sum o - ! $363.60 to Joseph E. ·- Kennedy 'in full payment of a note; ~ $636.40 to Edith Kennedy, in full ~; payment of hi;r share of rentals or ·_ .income from certain cottages under ^ .an agreement of July 7, 1928; r $472.34 to Domer S. Newill, attach- n ing creditor of Z,yman D. Newill, in r, full payment of a note; $500 to Iva ^ Hiller, .l.daught r, in compliance 7. with a bequerf in the will of the de." ceased; $2,818.!j7 to Domer S. Newill - as administrator of the estate -of " James A. Newill, deceased; $2,819 '-' less $2,500 advancement, leaving - $319.57 awarded to Domer S. New~ ill; $2,819.58, loss S107.05 advance;. ment, leaving $2,711.63 awarded to ~ Domer S. Newill as assignee ot Ray" mond Newill; $2,749.83 to Domer S. Newill as assignee of Reed Newill; f- $2,819.58 to Domer S. Newill as - assignee of Elmer Newill; $2,559.58 . to Domer S. Newill, attaching " creditor of Lyman D. Newill. Since Domtr S. Newill agreed to "*- accept, in part payment of. the amount due him, the mortgage of -' W. J. and Lulu Ryan, dated November 1, 1936, on which there is a balance due of $C,000, the court directed the executor, Domer S. Newill to transfer the mortgage. The estate included 156 acres at Newill's Grove, Saltlick township, on which were numerous buildings, a dance hall and swimming pool. Balance which remained for distribution in yesterday's decree was $15,674.76. Settling of the estate had been subject to considerable litigation over the last five years. Numerous exceptions, filed against the account submitted by the executor, were dismissed yesterday by Judge Matthews in the opinion climaxed by the decree. At one time, the executor had arranged to have Mr. and Mrs. Ryan occupy the property at Newill's Grove and when the counple took Parading Nude Before Two Called Indecent possession, they faced ch.irgos of forcible entry and detainer which were fought through to the State Superior Couit. i\Iibs Margaiet Jaco, sccictary to Judge Cottom, is reported slightly improved at her home where she has been confined by illncM, since last Friday. Her duties aic bring h a n d l e d temporarily by Gene George, shorhand reporter for the State Compensation Board. Following a habeas coipus hearing Judge H. S. Dumbauld handed down an oral order directing that (hicc- yecu'-old Joseph Marucu remain under jurisdiction of his maitial grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. John Evans, of Evans Manor During the legal battle between his estranged parents over the future custody of the lad, little Joseph, innocent principal in the action, slid on and off the chair beside his mother at counsel table, hammered noisily on objects, and prattled in childish fashion until ic- moved to an adjacent room by Mrs. Arthur, a court mation. The hearing followed petition of the father, Frank Maruca, who sought to have the youngster remanded to his care in order that the boy could live with his paternal grandparents in thj city. Charges and , counter-charges were hurled between the husband and wife in an effort to prove each other not qualified to direct and supervise the boy's futuie life. Records m the office of Hccoidcr Pat F. Hyncs revealed that Mabel G. Reynolds, Pittsburgh, for a consideration of SI00, sold 1,200 square feet of ground in the Beeson Heights plan of lots to North Union township school district. The tract, the deed shows, is the rear 30 feet of lot No. 330. On application of Agnes E. Honisch. 209 "orth Seventh street, Connellsville. the will of John J. Honi- sck, Connellsvillo, who died February 27. 1938, was admitted to pro- baie. Real estate, on which no estimate was given, includes a vacant lot in Dunbar township. The $609.75 pcisonal estate ot David H. Flick, Connellsville, who died November 14, 1938, wa. probated on application oC Mamc J. Flick, 1122 Race street, Connellsville. Ruth Adam* Blythe, Goldstonc, was granted letteis of administration by Register Sterling on the $300 personal estate oi Jacob M. Adams, Jefferson township, who died October 2, 1933. Letters of administration on the $7,000 estate of Walter R. Livengood, Uniontown, who died January 7, 1939, were granted to Mary Blanche Livingston, 38 Oakland avenue, Uniontown. By UnltCL, Press COLUMBUS, Jan. 27.--The Ohio house of representative? was asked to piohibit ?'iyonc from running around naked in from of two or more people of the opposite sex. A bill. Introduced by Representative L, F. Kcllar, Republican, of Delaware, scene of nudiM trouble last summer, would brand such con- I duct as "indecent exposure" and provide for S500 fines, six months imprisonment or both for violators. Chain Stores Sales Up. December trade of the chain stores was the best of any month during 1937 from the standpoint of volume and seasonal pci formancc, according to the cuircnt review of Cham Store Age. Colored Prisoner Musi Produce His Preacher lliihber Output Kills. Consumption of crude- i libber by nanufaclurcrs in the United Slates during December is estimated to be 45,315 Ions tons which compared ,vith 46,16!) tons in November. Climbing on Half Her Power {Pictorial Review To Pan-A.mcncan Airwaya' new 33-passeng«r Boeing Stratolincr under- Ctes successfully a trying aeries of tests near Seattle, \Yash. Here the t'xo motors on the left side of the j'lanc a.rc shut oft, propellers standing still, while tho liner, carrying a maximum load of 45,000 pounds, con* tinuca to climb on the other two engines. NEW YORK, Jan. 27.--The magazine "Pictorial Review," a William Randolph Heaist publication, will end publication with the Maren in was announced today. No explanation was given but it ·was, presumably a part of the rc- xu'Kanuation_ o f _ Hearst properties which has included the abandonment or consolidation of several" ncwspa- pcis and disposal of real estate ind art collections. The magazine has a circulation of 3,000,000. Wlnshlp's Niece to Wed. SAN JUAN, P. R., Jan. 26.--Governor Blanton Winship has announced the ei.gagemcnt of his niece, Kathennc Winship. to Lieutenant Thomas H. Hayes qt the 65th U. S. Infantry, stationed here. Around and Around. AKRON, Ohio, Jan. 27.--An avcr- aRe-si/.ed automobile tire revolves 43,000 times every hour on a car driven 80 miles m hour and flexes 360.000 times during a day of normal driving, studies show. Death to Jap Foes. TOKIO, Jan. 27.--Death will be the fate of ..11 in China who continue to fight Japan, Baro" Kiichira Hiranuma, prime minister, told the diet at the opening of its 74th session. Here's Quick Relief for More Tower to Yotf. WILMINGTON, Del., Jan. 27.-Although the average horsepower of the luitomobileftcneine has increased 300 per cent since 1920, the size of the radiator has remained the same. DUE TO COLDS FIRST--put a email lump of VIcfcs Vapo3ub on your tongue and let It melt. Tho medication bathes the Irrl- UtcdmerabrancsaMttricklesdownyour throat--bringing comforting relief-where you want It--when you want It, TH CM--mcl t a spoonful uf VflpoRub in R bowl of boiling water. Breathe In the vapors for a few minutes. As these vaporaworK their way down through tho alr-passagcs. they loosen phlegm and cose ttc cough. UNIONTOWN, Jan. 27.--Curtis Adams, a colored bookie who works for a Connellsville number pool, tqld the court $30 he had on his person when arrested had been borrowed from a -"Mr. Prescott," a Masontown preacher.- Hc'-itaicf he borrowed the money to pay bills in Pittsburgh. The court gave him until 9:30 A. M. Thursday to produce the preacher. Judge H. S. Dumbauld commented: t "You're lucky you're not being prosecuted for perjury." I Curtis said, however, he was going to produce the minister by 'hat time. LOSE FIGHT FOR ANOTHER TRIAL UNIONTOWN, Jan. 27.--William (Red) Jordan and Thomas Dillon, local "men about town," lost their fight for a new trial on a charge of contributing to the delinquency oC minor children when Judge H. S. Dumbauld handed down an order dismissing their motion as well as another to arrest judgment in the case. The two men were convicted during the September term ot court following their arrest by city police and through statements- made by two girls. Admits I'irinK Barn. WAYNESBURG, Jan. 27.--Edison j Donlcy, 27, of Davistown, .signed a confession, the sheriff's office reported, that he set fire to a .small barn belonging to Walter Donley of near Maplctown. The barn and its contents, together with a pony, were destroyed. Beautiful dress or sen-ice oxfords, and sport oxfords selling at 1-4, 1-3 arid 1-2 off. Every size, color and elather represented. Broken lines, but all sizes from 4 to 9 1 /:;, in AAA to C ... All sales final! . .". All sales cash! W R I G H T ' S Buy Bight At Wright's oat C O N T I N U E S T H R O U G H O U T F E B R U A R Y eauti Now Is the Time to Your Home---And Why Returning prosperity means higher wages and increased costs of raw materials which must b« followed by higher retail prices. It can't be helped. However, you can help yourself by anticipating your needs in furniture, rugs and stoves, and taking advantage of present extremely low prices. Frankly, we will be unable to duplicate later, the bargains we are offering you now! A Super-Value Event A great event-far greater this February because of the super values we are able to offer you. Rock bottom prices on home needs of approved fashion--every suite, every rug, every stove (exceptions being a few items on which the manufacturers have set the retail price) ,, Supreme Aaron Quality Shoddy furniture is a stranger to our floors. Our buyers at the great Chicago an'd Grand Rapids furniture expositions paid careful attention to detail, and bought with care, because every piece must subscribe to the Aaron high standards of workmanship, value and sound construction. Big Stocks at avngs The bigness of our stocks alone gives Aaron's February Sale an appeal such as no furniture dealer enjoys outside very large cities. Here are six big floors and basement chock full of better kinds of furniture, rugs and stoves. You who have been here in January will be amazed at the big reductions for the February Sale. You Have Waited For This Sale We'// Not Disappoint You A Deposit Will Reserve Se/ecf/ons For Later Delivery Complete Home Furnishers Since 1891 --: An Appointment May Be Arranged For Any Evening .

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