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TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 7, 1939. THE DAILY COURIER, CONNELLSVILLE. PA. PAGE THREE. PARKING GETS SPECIAL STUDY IN SCOTTDALE C. H. S. Ntews Of The Day Council Refers Matter To Committee; To Talk Meters. 1939MILLAGE FIXED AT 17 Special to The Courier. SCOTTDALE, Feb. 7.--Most of the time last evening at the regular meeting of borough council was given over to discussion of a tentative parking ordinance presented by C. A. Mclntyre, chairman of the police committee. It was decided to refer the matter back to the committee which, in the meantime, will make investigation of parking meters and report back at the next session when, in all probability, some action will be taken to solve the parking situation in Scottdale. Borough Manager Howard C. Frank and Borough Solicitor John L. Mollison will attend the meeting of the Association of Boroughs, to be held in Harnsburg February 23, 24 and 25. Council approved the election of Howard L. Beegle as chief, and Albert Reynolds and Ben Clarkson as assistant chiefs of the Scottdale Volunteer Fire Department. Burgess A. B. Pickard turned in a check of $77 for the month; scales receipts totaled S63.80. There were ' 624 garbage accounts the past month and collections totaled $509.90. The fire and water committee will make some investigation as to the difference in cost of $75 per year for fire hydrants in Scottdale, and $23 to $33 in Connellsville. Merchants, thiough the police committee, complained that they are not allowed to distribute handbills in neighboring towns, and wish some action taken whereby out o£ town merchants cannot deliver handbills in Scottdale. A petition wfs pi esented by Chairman B. C. Bell of the light committee concerning a light in West Pittsburg street, and George Graham was present to talk about moving the light to Lake street. -This matter was referred back to the committee. The budget was adopted and the millage fixed at 17 mills. Interesting Program. A program that was different and entertaining was presented before the . Monday Music Club at its meeting in the Presbyterian Church Monday evening. Miss Ethlynne Miller was program chairman and reader during the evening. The program included: Piano solo, "Libestraum," Miss Thelma Snyder; tableaux, "A Valentine of Yesterday," Mrs. Elmer Anderson, with George Osterwise singing "Sweet Genevieve"; "A Valentine of Today," Jane Shotts, Mis. Frank Kenney, singing, "Ah Sweet Mystery of Life"; "The Sweetest Valentine of AU X " Mrs. Benton Jenkins, with Mrs. George Hollenbaugh singing "Mighty Lak A Rose." The closing number was a one-act play entitled "A Bachelor's Reverie," with the following cast: Bachelor, . Robert McDowell; country girl, Mrs. William Ludy; tennis girl, Betty Baker; skating girl, Irene Shipp; coquette, Faxthe Crowell; the belle of the ball, Margie Beadlmg; nun, Mary Mildred Conway; nurse, .Mildred Reese; city girl, Mrs. Jean Schrecengost; college girl, Bernadine Pahel; sailor, Dorothy Weaver; widow, Lillian Solomon, and bride, Faithe Crowell. During the presentation of the play Mrs. Alfred Fisher sang "An Old Fashioned Garden"; Mrs. Alfred Fisher and Miss Margaret Laughrey sang "The Skating Song," "Margie," "Just A Memory," "Girl of My Dreams" and "Sweetheart of Sigma Chi"; Mrs. Lewis Eicher sang "The Rosary"; Mrs. Woodrow Halterman sang "Just A Memory"; a quartet, George Osterwise, J. W. Beadling, Robert Barkell and Donald Ruth sang "Anchors Aweigh"; a piano'solo, "The Blue Danube Waltz," was presented and Miss Sarah Horner sang '"Tis Thy Wedding Moon." At the social hour that followed the hostesses were Mrs. T. W. McCracken, Miss' Velma Ruth, Mrs. P. J. Rega, Mrs. Verna Schwartzendruber, Mrs. A. R. Porter, Mrs. Gilmore Wolfe and Miss Bernice Truxell. Addresses Rotarians. James Robinson, former superin- tedent of the Fayette county schools, was speaker at the regular weekly dinner meeting of .the Rotary Club in the Presbyterian Church Monday evening. / Music Program. A musical program maiked the Girl Reserve meeting Monday. It was: saxophone solo, Betty Mitchell with Norma Elpern playing the accompaniment; piano solo, Elizabeth Morris; violin solo, Emma Jean Hay with her sister, Mariie at the piano and songs by the club. The songs were lead by Dorothy Osterwise, chairman of the music committee and assisted by committee members. Potter Practice Sets. Bookkeeping I is completing Potter practice sets prior to the studying of deferred charges. New Club Organized. Students from Lloyd SJianer's economic classes are forming a club. At the initial meeting Gerald Witt was elected president; Leonard Long, vice-president, and Madge Goldsboro secretary Martrano chairman and was for treasurer. Eugene appointed program Jhe next meeting, scheduled for February 20, at which time a name will be selected for the club. Mock Elections. The Social Science classes of Miss Loretta Gahardi are holding mock elections and studying the various factors which influence public opinions. Oil Tanker Splits in Half in Mid-Atlantic Stern Half of Sinking Jaguar GW Under In one of the most extraordinary accidents in the history of the sea, the 9,8J7-ton oil tanker Jaguar split in half in mid-All antic. This picture, taken from the deck of the rescue ship Dnala, shows stem sinking. The forecastle was ten miles away. Men were rescued from both halves. (Central Press} ON THE AIR Radio Information At a Glance , News of Tri-Town Special to The Courier DAWSON, Feb. 7.--The W. C. T. U. will meet at 7:30 o'clock this evening at the' home of Mrs. W. H Moore A £F ranees Will.ard memorial program w i l l be presented. Personals. E. D. Brewer of VanderbiH was a business caller in- Pittsburgh I* ridc.y. Miss Mary Louise Brady spent the week-end at the home of her parents, Mr. and Mrs G. W. Brady of Vanderbill H K. Smith and E. E. Whitmoyer spent the latter part of the veek in Harnsburg attending an educational conference. Mrs. Harry Brown and daughter, Nrncy Mae of Pittsburgh axe spending several weeks with Mrs. Brown's parents, Mr. and Mrs. B. F. Husband. Mr and Mrs. Paul H. Collins and MT. PLEASANT MAY CUT TAX LEVY BY MILL Proposed Budget Submitted to Council; Open for Inspection. OTHER'ITEMS OF INTEREST Special to The Courier. MOUNT . PLEASANT, Feb. Ralph Easton, chairman of 7.-the finance committee of borough coun- c 1, presented the proposed budget for the approval Monday evening. The _ -o setup includes $4,062 for the general daughter" Mary EFizabe~in71l'ncl -0 jTm- f u n d - 53,880 for police, $6,845 for fire purposes. S315 for health and sanitation, $1,710 for sewage and garbage mie Moore of Vanderbilt were Union town callers Saturday. Mr. and Mrs. E D. Brewer and daughter, Janet Marie of Vanderbilt, .issc-s Peggy and Betty Bauer of orth Dawson, and Ben Husband ere Saturday callers in Connells- Ue. Pastries in the Making. The eighth grade foods class, taught by Miss Alice Murphy, ts making muffins. The senior classes are making pies. Literature Studied. Miss Grace Adams' Senior English classes are studying Twentieth Century Literature. New Class Teams Announced. The basketball tournament of three class teams has closed and now two class teams have been appointed by Miss "Pat" Clark, who selected the best players from each class. The teams are: Senior I--Marjoric Held, captain, Helen Hooper, Mary Elizabeth Whittaker, Hena Moore, Twila Davis, Jean Fuehrer, Florence Bunch and Mary Younkin. Senior II--Lila Schroyer, captain, E'dith Tulley, Joan Litavec, Joan Downs, Betty Stillwagon, Janet Burdette. Mildred Christ and Winnie McCairns. Junior I--Dorothy Miner, captain, Martie Atkinson, Marguerite Dur- bm, Jessie Pnnkey, Violet Daniels, Norma Elpern, Maxine Derov and Candls Witt. Junior II--Joscphjne Dawson, captain, Muriel Brooks, Bernice Hayes, Samantha Stickel, Norma Rothlisberger, Peggy Davidson, Mary Alene Struble and Barbara Moore, Sophomore I--Ruth Boyle, captain, "Sally Minerd, Margaret Brownlee, Luise Tulley, Doris Beard, Mnrie Secan, Marjorie Errett and Joanna Shallcnbergcr. Sophomore II--Rea Herd, captain, Gladys Brooks, Jean Coughenour, Mary Conti, June McDowell, Claire Vernon, Betty Rude and Anna Orazi. At the close of this tournament one team will be selected to represent each class and the fight will be on! WCAE--1221 KC. 6:00--Medical Talk. 6:15--Evenu.g News. 6 25--Sports E.xtra. 6:30--Airliners 6:45--RalpH Elaine. 7:00--Amos and Andy. 7:15--Vocal Varieties. 7:30--Xavier Cugats' Orch. 7:40--Opportuni ties. 7:45--Inside of Sports. 8:00--Johnny Presents. 8-30--For Men Only. 9:00--Battle ol the Sexes. 9:30--Fibber McGec. 10:00--Bob Hope. 10 30--Uncle Ezra. 10:45--Jimmy Ken/per. 11:00--News Parade. 11:10--Law'ience Welk's Orch. 11:30--Berme Cummins' Orch. 12:00-- Her] Not vo's Orch. 12-30--Larry Clinton's Orch. 3:00--Airliner's Orch. TONIGHT KDKA--980 KC. TrOO--News; sports. 6.06--Your Movie Magazine of the Air. 6:15--Slavonic Serenade. 6 30--Music--Sports. 6:45--Lowell Thomas. 7 no--Easy Aces. 7:15--Mr. Keen. 7:30--Tap Time. 8 DO--Finger Tip fantasies. 8.15--Pu Mancur 8'30--Information. Please, 9.00--Mary and Bob. 9:30--Eugene Conley. 10:00--H I Had a Chance. 10:30--Federal Symphony Otchestra. 11:00--News, weather; temperature. 11:15--The Music You Want. 12:00--Eddie DcLange's Orch. 12:15--New Penn Orch. 12.30--Freddie Martin's Orch. WJAS--1290 KC. 6:05--Dancetime. 6:15--News ot the World. 6:30--Bob Trout. 6:45--Opportunity. 7.00--County Seat 7:15--Jim.Tiy Fidler. 7:30--Helen Menken--Second Husband. 8:00--Edward G. Robinson--Big Town. 8.30--Al J-lson'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--Joey Sims. 11:30--Glen Gray's Orch. 12:00--Sammy Kaye's Orch. .eadership school Opens At Dunbar WEDNESDAY Queen Slary Dscussed. Students in Paul A. Keightley's Senior Science classes held a discussion pertaining to the Queen Mary. Material was gathered from a magazine. Unit on Decimals. Miss Prudence L. Walters is teaching a unit on decimals in the freshman mathematics classes. More Commttees for G. R. More committees lor the Girl Reserve Valentine party at the Sari-rday evening have been Meyersdale MEYERSDALE, Feb. 7. -- Mrs i, Annie Grey, who celebrated her 70th birthday on Saturday, February 4 ws given a surprise party on Friday evening at the home of her cousin, Mrs. Harry Bittner. The affair was arranged by Mrs. Giey's daughter, Mrs. Mary Anderson, and the guests included Mcsdames Frank Layton, Andrew Stein, Grant Tressler, Stella ^Lewis, Joseph Hcrsh, Harry Staub, Josephine Englehart, Fiedenck Raymond, Alice Reynolds and George Ickes. The evening was spent in playing games after which lunch was served. The honor guest received beautiful and useful gifts. Miss Mildred Blade has returned after a few days' visit with relatives in Cumberland. William Ellis of Boston, Mass., is spending a few weeks here with relatives. Mr. and Mrs. William Parker of Rockwood visited here Sunday. Jack Bolden, employed in Cumberland, spent Sunday here at the home of his parents, Mr. ar.d Mrs. Albert Bolden. William Grasser returned Saturday from the Aspinwall-Hospital where gym announced. The decorating committee has been divided into two shifts, the first scheduled from 8:30 to 10 o'clock with Miss Frances Karr and Miss Alice Murphy as faculty sponsors. The committee is Bernice Smith, chairman, Kathleen MooriS, Helen Armen, Virginia Moore, Mary Alene Struble, Jean Robbins, Betty Daberko. The second shift slants at 10 o'clock and ends at noon. Miss Loretla Galiardi and Miss Catherine Zimmerman are faculty advisors and the committee js: Naomi Frazee, chairman, Florence Bunch, Betty Jordan, Rosalyn Rulli, Norma Grey, Annamary Harmon and Jean Boyer. The refreshment commttee comprises Janet Burdette, chairman, Alice Collins, Jean Goe, Agnes Kane and Gladys Brooks. The cleanup committee is Mercedes Mayo, chairman, Ethel Stange, Dorothy Dawson, Patti Coughenour, Lois Ijandymore, Dorothy Miner, Sally Minerd and Jannie Dunkle. 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--Hiti 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 Wife. 10:30--Just Plain Bill. 10:45--Woman in White. 11:00--David Harum. 11:15--Lorenzo Jones. 11:30--Young Widdcr Brown. 11:45--Road of Life. 12:00--Time signal. 12:00--News. 12:10--Melodie?. 12:15--The O'Neills. 12:30--Monticello Party Line. 12:45--Smgin' Sam. 1:00--Child Health Conference. 1:15--Berme Cummins' Orch 1:30--Musical Caravan 1:45--Voice of Experience. 2:00--Helcne Daniels. 2:15--Polly Entertains. 2:30--Kitty Kecnc. 2:45--Figures in Brass. 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--Vic and Sade. 4:45--Girl Alone. 5:00--Dick Tracy. 5:15--Your Family and Mine. 5:30--Jack Armstrong. 5:45--Orphan Annie. 8:00--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--Jack Berch. 8:00--One Man's Family. 8:30--Tommy Dorsey's Orch, 9:00--Town Hall. 10:00--Kay Kyser's Klass. 11:00--News Pcirpde. 11:10--Airliners Orch. 11:30--Lou Breeze's Orch. 12:00--Sammy Kaye's Orch. 12:30--Lights Out. 1:00---Bemic Cummins' Orch. New Unit ta Biology. Mrs. Virginia D. Furrier's biology classes have started a new unit entitled, "How Living Things Maintain Their Kind." , he had '\weeks. been treated for several Constitution Studied. The American History classes of Miss Loretta Galiardi' are studying the Constitution. Junior High News. A. R, Marshall's seventh grade science students started a unit on air. Monday the classes went to the library to study. Grammar is being studied in Miss Daise Trump's seventh and eighth grade English. classes. The same topic is studied m Miss Mabel Golden's classes. Maps were compared and talks given on the Britsih Isles by the seventh grade classes of Miss Mae iiim- Pictures of illustrations are being drawn in Miss Mabel Golden s health class in Section A-ll. KDKA B.30--Curly Miller. 6:45--Farm Markets. 7 00--Musical Clock. 7.15--Western Trails. 7 30--Ru.ssell Pratt. 7 45--Checkerboard Time b 00--New s. 8 05--Musical Clock 8:15--Dr. Sunshino. 8:30--Musical Clock. 9 00--Shopping Circle. 0:15--Linda's First Un-c» 9:30--The Editor's Daughter. 9 45--Gospel Singer. 10 00--Story of the Month !0'15--Jane Ardcn. 10:30--Tet\A nnd Tim. 10:45--Housebo.d Hann.ih. 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--*,"ational Farm and I ferae Hour. 1:15--Farm Rjdio News. 1:30---Women in the News. 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 McFeattcrs. 3:30--Tea Time Tunes. 4:00--Club Matinee. 5:00--Erskine Hawkins' Orch. 5:15--Terry and the Pirates. 5:30--Don Wmslow of the Navy. 5:45--Tom Mix Stnght Shooter). 6:00--News: Sports. Woainer. 6:06--Movie Magazine of the Air. 8:15--Melody Time. 6:30--Music--Sports. 8:45--Lowell Thomas. 7:00--Easy Aces. 7:15--Mr. Keen. 7.30--To be announced 7.45--The Curtain Rises 8:00--Merry Music. 8:15--Fu Manchu. 8:30--Rochester Orch. 9:00--Magnolia Blossoms. 9:30--Wings for the Martins. 10:00--People I Have Known. 10:30--Public Interest in Democracy. 11:00--News; weather. 11:15--The Music You Want. 12:00--Al Kavelin's Orch. 12:15--New "snn Orch. 12:30--Barney Rapp's Orch. B. O. Affent Promoted. PITTSBURGH, Feb. 7.--William Meuse, division passenger agent of the Baltimore Ohio Railroad, has been promoted to assistant general passenger agent, effective February 15, with headquarters in · Chicago. Since coming here two years ago from New Haven, Conn., Meuse has been in charge of several fishing excursion trains. KIBJTEY TA^JGEK SIGJfAI/S Getting up nights, frequent or scanty flow, burning, leg paines oc backache may be nature's warning o£ functional kidney disorders Danger Ahead Make this 4-day test. Diuretic the kidneys. MARRIAGE COMES HIGH IN OREGON PORTLAND, Ore., Feb. 7.--Oregon's new marriage law, requiring medical examination, brings the cosi of marriage now up to $13 a couple The physical examination costs $5 for each of the paities and the license $3. Father McCoy Resigns. Rev. Regis McCoy, O. S. B., has resigned as public relations counse for St. Vincent College. He "first assumed the duties in 192S when he Help nature eliminate excess acids and Eucce eded Richard Guy Father Me- ey:r^^ C up.°S ZZ'SZl** - to be succeeded by , news- Gist for a test box of Eukets Locally at A. A. Clarke, Druggist.-- Advertisement. paperman, presumably Chanes A. Cramer, Monesssen sports editor. FRIENDLY GOSSIP Friends and neighbors often tell each other from experience of the value of Father John's Medicine for colds and a proven body builder. Rich in vitamins--used 84 years. NOW IS THE TIME to start building stronger resistance to colds. You do this when you take Father John's Medicine --proved and praised by four generations--no harmful drugs. 84 YEAJIS FIGHTING COLDS Life WJAS 7:30--Musicale. 8:00--News. 8.15--Time Again. 8:30--Greenfield Village Chapel. 8:45--Cheerin Melodies. 8 55--Today's Programs, S 00--Richard .Maxwell. 9-15--Good Neighbor. 9:30--Joyce Jordan. 9:45--Bachelor's Children. 0-00- -Young Dr. Malone. 0:15--Myrt and Marge. 0:30--Hilltop House. 0:45--The Stepmother. T 00--The Fael Finder. 1'15---ScnUergood Bullies. .1:30--Big Sister. .1:45--Aunt Jenny's Real Stories. 2:00--Mary Margaret McBrlde. 2:15--Her Honor, Nancy James. .2:30--News of the World. 12:45--Our Gal Sunday. 1:00--The Goldbergs. 1:15--Life Can Be Beautiful. 1-30--The Road of Life. 1:45--This Day Is Ours. 2:00--Doc Bartley's Daughters. 2 15--Musicale. 2 30--American EJiool of the Air 3 00--Indianapolis Symphony. 4 00--Ot Men and Books. 4.15--Today's Program. 4:20--The Zany Family. 4.45--Navy Band. 5 15--Howie Wing. 5.30--Baron Elliott's Oich. C'05--Organ Melodies. 6:15--News of the World. 6:30--Bob Trout. 6:45--Talk of the Town 7:00--County Seat. 7:15--Lum and Abner. 7:30--Ask-It-Basket. 8:00--Gangbusters. 8:30--Paul Whiteman's Orch. 9:00--Texaco Star Theatre. 10:00--It Can Be Done. 10:30--Buddy C'ark. 11:00--News with Ken Hildebrand. 11:15--George Hamilton's Orch. 11:30--Vincent Looez' Orch. 12:00--Glen Gray's Orch. George W. Geiger Dead. LATROBE, Feb. 7.--George W Geiger, 70, a native of Somerse county, died Wednesday night at th home of his son, Richard C. Geiger in Unity township. For years h conducted a job printing shop her and later was night sergeant at cit hall. Money Loaned ON YOUR AUTOMOBILE UNPAID BALANCES RE-FINANCED 25 to Call or See Us If You Need Money For Any Emergency Moderate Repayments Fayette Loan Co. 510 Title Xrubt Co. Blrtg. Connellsville, Pa. Telephones 244-866 Prompt, Courteous Convenient Service ilethodist Protestant opics to be studied Vith the Church," Special to The Courier. DUNBAR, Feb. 7.-- A Leadership raining School was begun last eve- ing at the Ptesbyteiian Church and ill continue every Monday for a enod of 10 weeks. The instructors re Rev. Jesse Lonsinger, Mrs. Jesse onsinger, Harry Williams and Rev. Vilham Hamilton, the latter of the Church The are "Dealing "Methods of 'caching," "Old Testament" and Personal Beliefs." The classes will tart at 7 o'clock and continue until .30. This w i l l enable any person to ttend two classes the same evening nd to study two subjects. There re seven churches cooperating and ny person interested is invited to ttcnd. M. P. Meetings. Circle No. 4 of the Methodist Prot- stant Church will meet at 8 o'clock onitfht. A good attendance is de- ired as plans for a St. Patrick's Day elebration will be furthered. Sun- hine Circle w.ll hold the regular iceting at 4:30 o'clock Friday after- oon at the church with Earl Lan- aster as leader. Personals. M;s. Thomas Martin and son, 'ommy, were in Connellsville Mon- Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Boone of Cum- terland, Md , were week-end guests at the home of Mrs. Boone's mother, tis. Laura Kidwell. Mrs. Mane Sheard visited her niece, Mrs. George Haley, at Union- own Saturday. Mrs. Sadie Keffer, employed at Hjrrisburg, has been called here by be death of her aunt, Mrs. Sadie Herrington. Mr. and Mrs. Edward Gibbons at- ended a card party in Connellsville Monday evening. Mr. and Mrs. Cemlyn Jobes and children, Mr. and Mrs. Alva Gray and Mr. and Mrs. William Jobes, the later of Clairton, motored to the home oC John Jobes near Bethelboro Thursday to surprise him on his birthday. Mrs. Clark Mankins was nellsville caller Monday. Word has been received by friends hat Mrs. Arthur Herman, who is' a patient at Uniontown Hospital, convalescing nicely. Mrs. Herman is former resident and will be remembered as Miss Pearl Martin. disposal, $5,360 for streets, $6,550 for lighting, S150 for library and recreation, S650 for miscellaneous, $1,500 for WPA, $374.47 for emergency and $12 060 for debt payment. It was the opinion of the committee that should The budget be approved at a special meeting to be held February 27, after the budget has been submitted to the public for 15 days, the millage for the coming year might be set at one mill lower than that of last year. The street commissioner, Frank Olinger, was instructed to erect a fence at Third Waid school building It will be 150 feet long and will have 16 posts. Hejlth Officer Chester Whetsel reported visiting and inspecting all restaurants and eating places in the town, also inspection of public and parochial scnools, with 14 cases oJ chicken pox and five cases of mumps quarantined during January. Four thousand brick bats were given the Greensbuig department of the motor patrol for use in its safety school, these to be secured from tiie borough dumping ground. Two residents of St. Clair street petitioned that the street be improved 'or a distance of 150 feet from the sresent setup. The matter was ic- Terred to the street committee, as was the request for the paving of a part of an alley leading to the Slavish hall. Auxiliary Memorial. The Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliaiy will have its regular meeting at 6 o'clock Wednesday evening in the Veterans of Foreign Wars home. A memorial service will be neld, and all members are urged to be present. Gum Goods Inspected. An inspection of gum goods of the Mount Pleasant Volunteer Fire Department was held Monday mghi in the truck room of the fire department. Where a request was made for new equipment, old gum equipment was shown for a checkup. Entertains Aid Society. Mrs. William Robinson was hostess Tuesday evening to the Ladies Aid Soicety of the Reunion Presbyteriar Church at its regular meeting at hei home in College avenue. Undergoes Operation. Evelyn Boyer of Center avenue daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Wilbur Boyer, had an emergency operation at Frick Memorial Hospital Monday night. ' Con- 101 Livinjr Descendants. SOMERSET, Feb. 7. -- Edward Shaffer, 88, who has 101 living descendants, died Friday at the home of a daughter, Mrs. C. F. Darr at North Somerset. His wife, Mrs. Anna Emert Shaffer, died in 1931. Surviving ate five children, including. Mrs. H. D. Hosteller of Rockwood, 43 grandchildren and 53 great-grandchildren. Courthouse Bids Rejected. WAYNESBURG, Feb. 7.--Bids for general contract for alterations in and about the Greene county courthouse were rejected by the county commissioners who held the estimates were too high. Coal Tonnage Down. Greene county coal mines produced a total of 3,490,908 tons of coal in 1938, Inspector J. V. McKenna of the 13th Bituminous District reported. This was a reduction from the 1937 total of 4,724,627 tons. "Plad I'm Aliver.. me a if yon arc feeling- good and *pcppy.' That's -what Dr. Pierce*s Golden Medical Discovery did for me. It gave me 2 better appef tc. increased the flow of gastric juice and thus improved my digestion. It's " tonic that helps build ou up." It relieves stoto- ch upsets due to excess acidity and you feel better in many ways. Buy now at any drag store. POMTIMC As much as $92 lower in price than last year, depending on the model you choose. sutr tog* reuse t.Xv,'~wtjJ.-!Z. BENNETT MOTOR SALES . T ., 2 5(-S8..E. Cnnviord Aye., ConneJlsTJlle, Pa.

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