The Daily Courier from Connellsville, Pennsylvania on February 22, 1939 · Page 2
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Connellsville, Pennsylvania
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Wednesday, February 22, 1939
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r ACT? TWO. THIS DAnVY COURIER, CONTs"t;LiL,3vii_,ijei, r.i. WJiiJINliSJUA V, 1 Mozart Music Club Gives Beautiful Costume Recital for Junior Culture Club, Guests Helen C. Patterson, Dunbar-Township Teacher, Bride of Dr. Fred L. Norton A lovely wedding look place Tuesday evening at the Firit Christian Church when Miss Helen Cooke Patterson, daughter of Mi 1 , and Mrs. H. Smith P.ittetson o£ Brookvale, WEIJ, married to Dr. Fred Lee Norton ol Pittsburgh and Belle Vernon, son of Mrs. Irene K. Norton of Pittsburgh. Rev. Merrill L,. Cadwell, church pas- toi-, read the service at 7:30 o'clock. Presiding at the organ, Mrs. Merrill L. Cadwell gave a i recital oil nuptial music as the guests were being seated, her numbers including "Simple Aveu," Thome; "My Heart at Thy Sweet Voice," Saint-Saens, and "Cantilenc Nuptiale," DuBois. She played Wagner's wedding march from "Lohengrin" as the bridal party proceeded toward the altar, "O Promise Me" and "I Love You Truly" during the exchange of marriage vows and Mendelssohn's wedding inarch immediately afterward. ~ The ceremony took place before a background of ferns and stately yalms with tall cathedral silver white tapers in candelabra and candlesticks lighting Large bows of. white the tulle scene, ribbon adorned pews of the main aisle. The church was filled with guests. Given in marriage by her father, the bride was beautiful in her princess wedding gown of white satin with a train, and a long tulle veil which cascaded from a bandeau of orange blossoms. She carried a Colonial shower bouquet of white roses arid-lilies ol the valley, and a beautiful Irish point lace handkerchief which her paternal grandmother, Mrs. Minerva Patterson, carried at her wedding. Mrs. V. W. Balr of Belle-Vernon, matron of honor, wore an aqua silk net gown and a bow of yellow velvet ribbon in her hair. She carried a Cblonial bouquet of Johanna- Hill roies, tied "with Johanna Hill satin ribbon. ··Bridesmaids, Miss Analou Patterson, sister of the bride, and Miss Annabel Strang of Pittsburgh, were attired in coral pink silk' net gowns with short puffed sleeves, dubonnet velvet bows adorning the shoulders and narrow lace ruffles trimming,the bodices. They wore, dubonnet velvet bows in Be Core a bdL-kgirjund ot palms and ferns, members ot the Mozart Music Club presented a beautiful costume musical recital at a joint meeting -with the Junior Culture Club Tuesday night nt the latter organizat'on's club looms nt the Carnegie Free Library. The program, enjoyed by members and guests or both clubs, was: A musical redding, "A Bundle ot [ Letters," Mrs. Samuel D. Brnemer, with Mrs. Louis Shallow nt the pifrio. ' Vocal duet, "The Second Minuet," ! Miss Yolanda J. Feisolu and Mis. ' Alec Chinn, with Miss Jean Hoover playing the piano accompaniment. Two violins, "Slavonic Dance," Anton D'Vorak, Mrs. Elizabeth Stev^ ^ r t f f / J f s l o l\/Io-n ' ens Hazcn and Miss M. Lois Benford. ocotiaaie -tvian accompanied by Miss Ho over. i Soprano iolo, "Hop Lee, the Rick- T , m m , · , shaw Man,' Mrs. Alice Small Martz, Mrs. John T Slauftcr gave a bridge with M '., M D; ,worth playing «- party of attractive appointments Stirs Tempest Jane Stauffer Is Engaged to Marry Tuesday night at her home, the Old Homestead on the Pennsviile road, to announce the engagement of her daughter, Miss Jane Stautier, to Fred McGee, son of Mr. and Mrs. E. R. McGee ol Scottdale. Miss Betty Lou Fugatc of Scottdale was awarded high prize, Miss Meredith Waide of Scottdale, second and Mrs. Frank K. Hush of Monongahela. Lunch was served at 10:30 o'clock. The table was centered with a mound cf blue and yellow spring flowers and graced at either end with blue and yellow tapers in crystal hoVders. The heart-shaped place cards bore the inscription, "Fred and Jane," Corsages of yellow rosebuds were favors. The engagement will terminate in an early spring wedding. Miss Dorothy Laughlin of Monongahela and Miss Dorothy McGce of Uniontown were included among the guests. U. B. Win One Class Gives Annual Banquet The annual banquet of the Win One Class of the Young Men's Bible Class of the First "Uhited'BreUiren Church was held Tuesday at the church m Fellowship Hall. Rev. E. A. Schutz offered the blessing. H. E. Weisger- be"r was toastmaster and called on the following who gave toasts to the classes: Mrs. Fosbnnkj Mrs. Ira Tissue, Mrs. Harry Leighliter, Mrs. James, Mrs. Ernest Whipkey and Mrs. Sara t/iston. -"-"" - _-_ ~ All "joined "in singing" "Songs We Love," with Clark Witt leader. A male quartet composed oJ L. G. Hoover,"Clark Witt, Robert Herw:ck and Elsley Witt, sang several selections, after which Mrs. Nell Weisiger gave a reading, Rev. Schultz then presented the speaker of the evening, Rev. _E. I.-MankamycTi -pastor of the SoutfT Cinnellsv.ille--^-.Evangelical their "hair and carried! Church. The.speaker^ subject was Colonial bouquets of orchid iris and sweet peas, tied with pink satin ribbon. Shirley Patterson, her sister's junior bridesmaid, was charming in a frock of melody blue silk net with a full ruffled floor-length skirt. She carried a Colonial bouquet of pink sweet peas, blue and white daisies, tied with pink ribbon. Her hair bow was of pink velvet ribbon. The bride's mother was becomingly gowned in hyacinth blue lace and wore a corsage of iris to match her gown, and gardenias, tied with silver ribbon. Robert K. Norton of Washington, D. C., was his brother's best man. Ushers were Dr. V. W. Bair, Harold Toner and V. Van Holey of Belle Vernon and Willard F. Norton, of Pittsburgh, brother of the bridegroom. After the ceremony a reception for the two families and close jfriends was held at the Pleasant 'Valley Country Club. About seventy were present. Popular socially, the bride, was graduated from Bethany College, Bethany, W. Va., and did graduate work at Duke University, Durham, N. C. She is a member of the Dun- ba'r Township High School faculty. The bridegroom attended Susquehanna University and was graduated Xrom the medical school of the University of Pittsburgh. He did his internship at Mercy Hospital, Pittsburgh, and was located at the Ma-, gee Hospital, Pittsburgh, for a year. He is a former resident surgeon at the Lakeside .'Hospital, Cleveland, and since January 1937 has been practicing his profession at Belle Vernon. Dr. and Mrs. Norton left for a motor trip to Florida. They will be at home after March 5 at Belle Vernon. Out-of-town guests at the wedding were Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Caum of Altoona, Dr. George "Walker Buckner of Canonsburg, Oran Coleman of California, Pa., James Jones of Charleroi, Willard .Griffiths of Brownsville, Mr. and Mrs. J. Mendel Hirst of Scottdale, Mrs. Clayton Jones of Dunbar, Mrs. M. M. Patterson of Cumberland, Dr. and Mrs. C. T.~Troilo and ^Everett Budd ol Vanderbilt, Mr. and Mrs". C. E. Anderson of Dawson, -Mr. and Mrs. Frank Anderson, Mr. and Mrs. E. A. Harry, Mr. and Mrs. L. R. Holey, Dr. and Roley, Dr. and Mrs. F. C. .Smith, Mr. and Mrs., Harold Toner, Dr. and Mrs. Lear, Mr. and Mrs. R. C.- Thompson, ot Belle Vernon; Mrs. Anna Coltstock, Mr. and Mrs. D. G. Strang of Pittsburgh, Mrs. W. W. Tropp" of Camcen, N. J,, Miss Margaret Russell of Staur.ton, Va. "Christianity in. the Kcrme, J '- Another reading was -given- by Mrsr.Wctsigcr, The male quartet sang another number. Over sixty members enjoyed a fine chicken and biscuit dinner which was prepared and served by the Ladies Aid Society. Decorations were in keeping with Washington's Birthday WESTMORELAND FEDERATION TO MEET AT GKEEXSBURG The 29th annual spring meeting of the Westmoreland Federation of Women's Clubs will be held Thursday, March 2, at the Penn Albert Hotel, Greensbuig. Congressman Hamilton Fish, chairman of the House committee on foreign affairs since 1921. will be the principal speaker. With Mrs. G. E. IMiller. The East Liberty Fancywork Club \ \ i l l meet Thursday evening at the bomp of Mr*. G. E. Miller at Liberty. piano accompaniment. Piano solo, "Bolero," Maurice Raucl, Mrs. Pasquale Gigliotti. Soprano solo, "Serenade Rimpi- anto," Toselle. Miss Fasola, accompanied by Miss Marie Gnlasso. Piano solo, "Alt Wein," Godowsky, i Mrs. Shrallow. ' Vocal duet, "Fallen Leaves," Logan, and "Indian Daun," Vamecnik, Miss Susan Hicks and Mrs. Martz, with Mrs. Dilworth at the piano. "Egyptian Dance," Miss Fasola, Miss Gladys Clark, Miss Marjorie Ilaynes and Miss Mary Jane Herd. Poem, "George Washington," an- nonymous, read by Mrs, W. H. Soisson, Jr. A snort business meeting ot the Junior Culture Club preceded the program. The president, Miss Lois Kefte:', presided. One new member, Miss Kay Wilhelm, was voted into the club. Hostesses were Miss Leah Showe, chairman. Miss Josephine Richey, Miss Ruth Brown, Miss Alice Mae Williams, Mrs. Ruth Hueskins, Mrs. Howard E. Weisgerbcr, Mrs. G. C. Moyer, Mrs. C. E. Musgrave, Miss Ann Gassier and Miss Kathleen Hoover. The club be guest of the Woman's Culture Club at a reception Monday evening, March 0. The next regular meeting will be held Tuesday evening, March 7, at wnich time Pennsylvania Day will be observed. Miss Mae Zimmerman and Mrs. D." Harold Hoover will have charge. Mary Winslow Storm center in Washington is Miss Mary Winslovr, appointed to inter- American commission of, women, displacing Miss Doris Stevens, who served since its inception in 1928. Washington feminists arc saie 1 to have chosen sides, and the affair is eaid to threaten another of the famous Washington feuds. Gradales Will Launch Bible Course Study The Gradalc Sorority will meet at 7:45 o'clock Thursday night at the Y. M. C. A. A short business session will be held, after which n Bible course study will be launched. The theme of the 1939 course is "What Can a Young Person Believe?" A full attendance is desired. M. P. ONWARD CLASS HIEETS WITH MRS. CHARLES HARVEY The Onward Class of the First Methodist Protestant Church met Tuesday night at the home of Mrs. Charles Harvey, Crawford avenue. West Side, with twenty members in attendance. Mrs. Ernest McCoy lee the devotionals and Mrs. Roberl Boyd, president, was in charge of the business session. Lunch was served by the committee consisting of Mrs, Harvey, Mrs. Jesse Whipkey, Mrs, Kern. 1 ?, Mrs. Cosscl, Mrs. Guy Shaw and Mrs. Rowe. RAINBOW BOWLING LEAGUE GIVES ENJOYABLE PARTY The Rainbow Bowling League held an enjoyable party Tuesday night at tlie Polish Club rooms. Bingo was played and prizes awarded to the winners. At a late hour lunch was served by the committee consisting of Mrs. Smythe, Mrs. Schoff, Mrs. Lewis Cage, Mrs. Pothoff and Miss Josephine !Nixon. Mrs. C. A. Wagner, president of the . league, was given a beautiful gift in ! take place at the close of the regular honor of her twenty-fifth wedding ' meeting of Saint Omar Sisterhood o" anniversary. The presentation w a s ' " ~ Meeting Announced. Mrs. Ncvin Berkey will entertain Girls' Mission Circle No. 8 at the Methodist Protestant Church Thursday night at her home on the Con- nellsville-Vnnderbilt road. The tlm is 7:30. Those desiring transportatloi are to meet at the church at 7:15 o'clock. White Elephant Exchange. A white elephant exchange wil made at the close of the evening. Monday night the league will go to Uniontown to roll a match game on the State alleys with the West Penn girls of Uniontown. MRS. B. H. HALL FETED BY MeKEESrORT FRIENDS Mrs. B. H. Hall, a former resident of McKecsport, was feted with handkerchief shower Monday night at her home, 112 Robbins street. The affair was given by the Willing Workers Class of the Christy Park Methodist Chuich ot McKeesport. A delicious lunch was served. 1" . Present were Mr. 'and Mrs. Jos-eph Harrison, Mr. and MfsT^Rusch "Wittman, Mr. and Mre. F." L. Thompson, Mr. and Mrs. J. S. Baldr;dge,i Mr. and__Mrs. iohn;_Djjrjal(ison, Ralph Cagey,- Miss -Kata_Gumsle7-Miss 3tan Harrison, Miss Maigaret Kane, Mrs. Margaret... Harst, Mrs. Kathenne Hoak, -Mrs. Rose Klauiing, Mrs. Bemsh, Mrs. Harry Patterson, Mrs. Genevieve Reminschireder, Mrs. Frank Taylor, Mrs. Frank Colbert and Mrs. Robert MacLaren. all of McKeesport. LAUUEL HILL Y. T. C. MEETS AT MODEL HOME the Dames of Malta, scheduled for Friday night at Odd Fellows Hall. The business session will convene soon after 7 o'clock. With M. Lois Benford. At 7:45 o'clock Thursday right Girls' Mission Circle 5 of the Firs Methodist Protestant Church wil MRS. A; W. YOUNG IS HONORED WITH DINNER The Laurel Hill Youth's Temper- j meet at the home of Miss M. Lois ance Council met Tuesday night at I Benford m South Ninth street the West Penn Model Home. There Greenwood, was a fine attendance. The missionary committee, of which Miss Catherine Brown is chairman, had charge of the devotionals. Robert Harper of Unionlown, president oC the union, presided over the business meeting. The study of "A Syllabus m Alcohol Education," was continued. Rev. Reed, pastor of the Dunbar Baptist Church, had charge. Hostesses Mrs. Thomas Leighty and Mrs. Frc-d Lcighty, Jr., served a tasty lunch. CARDS AND BINGO FOLLOW ATHENS TEMPLE MEETLN'G Aiilhens Temple No. 80, Pythian Sisters, held its regular meeting Tuesday evening at Elks Home. A five hundred and bingo party followed. Prizes were won as follows Five hundred--high, W. E. Bowlin; second, Mrs. Edwin Penn; third, Miss Mrs. A. W. Young of Race street, I Catherine Dye; bingol-n^h ' M ^^ff^5^. d ,?. a ' r °" 01: ,. tt0 -I oh » C ° llin s; .'"ond, Miss' Stel rs. Stella -- . , i _ I t T - i - - | . . -- . . . i ·--^.ij.ijj, ai^i^ujji_i. J*il5iSi OLCU3 Order of the Easter Star, was h o n - j Reagan; third, Mrs. Mary Reed- door ored with a prettily appointed din-j-J. A. LaRue. A tasty lunch was ner given Saturday evening at the served home o£ Miss Sara Weller at McClel- ! landtown. In the form o£ a reunion, 1 the hostess and guests were all former worthy matrons of Eastern Star chapters throughout the district, who held office, over, the same peiyxl ol time, some two years ago. Among the guests in addition to Mrs. Young, were Miss Gertrude Cottom ot Dawson, Mrs. Agneb McGuf- iey ol West Newton and Mrs. Emma Crousa ol Stnithton. CLASS OF 1934 WILL . 'MEET SUNDAY AFTERNOON A general meeting of the Class of 1934 has been called for 3 o'clock Sunday afternoon at the Y. M. C. A. in South Pittsburg street by the president, Harold Sager. A large representation o£ the class is requested as a few major details will be decided by the group. The- committee meeting scheduled | for Sunday has "-been postponed indefinitely. , _ . " " " . " Will Meet Thursday. Coke Queen Lodge, Ladies' Auxiliary to the B. of L. F. and E., will meet Thursday evening at the Y. M. C. A. The time is 7:30. KING'S DAUGHTERS MEET IN MONTHLY SESSION A meeting of the King's Daughters Circle of Trinity Lutheran Church was held Tuesday night at the home o£ Mrs. Harold Hoth, West Green ~' i good attend- the Christmas bazaar were turned in. -The committee, Mrs. Roth, Mrs. William Scott Mrs. H. C. Hoffman and Miss Mary Johnston, served lunch. The meeting was in charge o£ the president, Mrs. C. Roy Hetzel. street. There was ance. Aprons for Veterans Auxiliary to Meet ' Auxiliary to the United War Veterans will meet c The La Spanish Thursday evening at 7:30 o'clock in P. H. C. Hall. All members of the floor team are asked to report at 7 o'clock. Two Women Identify Somerset Triggerman SOMERSET. Feb. 22.--A jjrolungei cross-examination by the defense to day failed to shake Mrs. Catherin Dadura in her identification of Tony Tisack DS the "triggerman" in. th fatal shooting of Charles Kohut, 53 a miner, during an attempted holdu last May IS. Mrs. Dadura was just as positiv that Vincent Bovina and Mike Tisacl were Tony's accomplices in the slay ing in her home in Bens Creek. Th three Kelso men are on trial befoi Judge Norman T. Boose on charge of murder. Mrs. Stella Siko pointed a fingc at Tisack Tuesday when asked t identify the man who shot Kohu after the miner ripped a mask fro! one of three holdup men. Tiack, his brother, Mike, an Vincent Bovina, Somerset county coa miners, are being tried on charges o murder. District Attorney A. Matthews has wsked a jury of ntn men and three women for a first de gree murder verdict. Stork at Hospital. Two sons were born overnight a Connellsville' State Hospital. A so arrived at 8:45 A. M. today for M and Mrs. Hugh Jones ot South dm nellsville and a Jon sin was born at 7:1 P. M. Tuesday to Mr. and Mrs. Em crick Keefer of Star Route. Shooting Victim Home. Robert James Linderman, 17, Easy street, Uniontown, who was ac ddentally wounded in the left ank while target shooting at Morre Tuesday afternoon, was tdken to hi home after receiving treatment a Coonellsville State Hospital. PAGAN CO. ^lag icians Formerly with THURSTON FRIDAY EVENING; Feb. 24, 8 P. M. SEE the DOLL HOUSE ILLUSION ACT first Fresltyferinn rimroh Aiispicps C i i h i n Chorus, SEE--Cecil B, DeMllle's t t Worm's Greatest Motion Picture Costing 52,500,000 1,000 Scenes -- 5,000 People -- Two-Hour Exhibit This great-epoch-making, unrivaled film production amazes and charms the world--turning away 500 in one night. TX-IiHiIteil Every Night at 7:30 O'clock (Wednesday at 8:10 F, M.) FIRST CHUHCH o£ UJVIXED BRETHBEN IS CHRIST Counellsville» Pennsylvania Monday, Feb. 27 to Saturday March 11, luclusire (Excluding: Sunday) Theie is no admission charge. Come one, come all. Everybody welcome. A free-will offering taken after seeing picture, sponsored Rv Christian Expansion Organiratlon--Non-sectarian BARCLAY ON BRIDGE B y S h o p a r d B a r c l a y "The Authority on Authorities" UEAD THROUGH HDI IF THE PARTNER of a preemptive bidder doubles the contract you finally reach despite the shutout, the probable location of iLny important outstanding trumps Is pretty well marked for you. The job then is to manipulate your cards In such a waj* that you can lead through the fealow who is marked ns holding most of the trumps. K Q 9 4 2 (Dealer: West. North-South vulnerable.) When West bid 4-Hearts to open this deal, North doubled. With most good players that double la optional, meaning to leave it in for penalties unless you have a spade holding, but not indicating preparedness for a bid as high as five-odd in minors. South read the double correctly and called 4- Spades, which East doubled. By using the information vouch- nfed to him by the pre-emptive bid and the ensuing business double in the East, South made an overtrick. He won the club lead in his own hand, led to the two high diamonds, discarding a heart, lay down the spade K to drop the singleton 10, finessed the spade S, then led the spade J to force East's ace. A heart was led to the K. and West returned another heart, which South ruffed with the 7. He entered dummy with the club 3, dropped East's last trump with the Q, then finished up with club tricks in the South. If West had lid his heart honors at the start, there would of course have been no overtricks, but the real culprit was East, who had the temerity to double when his partner liad shown defensive weakness with a pre-emptive bid. Tomorrow's Problem A A S irenien 'At Annual Fete; er to * A * K 8 0 5 V 5 4 2 4 K Q J 8 7 6 4. None (Dealer: South. Eaat-West vulnerable.) What main principle governs the fact that, after normal preliminary bidding, North should put the contract on this deal Into diamonds instead of clubs? Copyright, 1939, Xiag Futures Syadicilt, lac. DENIES HE WAS DRIVER IN WRECK; INQUEST POSTPONED Continued from Page One. lent, he went before Justice of the "eace Miller at Normalvllle and paid ine and costs on a reckless driving harge. Questioned further, he told Cormer S. A. Baltz that not he but Miss Slabel Harshman had been operating he car at the time of the crash and hat he assumed responsibility "to avc her.from embarrassment." Miss Harshman had not been subpoenaed for the inquiry. Mrs. Fern Brandt, 25, of 1124, Crawford avenue, Connellsville, a passenger in the Fulton car, testified he had been riding in the back seat but, due to the shock of the crash, she could remember nothing concerning the accident. She did not state who was driving until recalled by Coroner Baltz, following Fulton's estimony, when she declared Miss 'larshmon had been behind the vheel. Mrs. Brandt denied knowledge of itatements made to Investigating Of- Icer K, H. Dclbrook at the hospital vhcre she had been rushed for emergency treatment for injuries to he head and other parts of the body. Fulton, however, admitted, under questioning, that he told the officer, at that time, that he had been operating the machine and had paid the reckless dri%-ing fine "because I ·Itdn't think anything was going to come out of it like this and I wanted save Miss Harshman some cm- sarmssmcnt." C. E. Reynolds, whose"wile was inured in the collision, made a state- nent for the record that he anct Mr. Lerew heard Trooper Delbrook ciuestioning Fulton at the hospital and heard the latter declare he had icon operating the machine when the crash occurred. "In the course of my work on the -ailroad," Mr. Reynolds said, "I have seen a lot of persons under the -influence o£ liquor and Fulton's condition was no different when I saw lim at the hospital at that time." The inquest was continued to March 10 to give the officer additional time to investigate the facts uncovered yesterday at the hearing. Girl Born to Grimms. A daughter, weighing 10 pounds, was born to Rev. and Mrs. Fred B. Grimm of Perryopulis Monday. This is the second child in the family, the other being a boy. The father pastor of the Perryopolis Methodist Episcopal Church. Son in Mitts Borne. Mr. and Mrs. Earl Mitts ol South Connellsville announce the birth of a son, George Robert, Friday, February 17. The babe is the second child and son. Mrs. Mitts was Miss Asenath Umble. Continued from Page One. ised Judge Hudson two dollars make a speech for him. At thbt time Judge Hudson felt the speech delivered by Judge Dawson as not worth the money, told him so and refused to pay. Since then there has been a controversy each year at the dinner. This time, however, Judge Hudson produced a receipt he claimed was given him by^ Judge Dawson showing that the two dollars had been paid, ending the "argument." Others who made short talks included Judge H. S. Dumbauld, State Senator Anthony Cavalcante, Presi- d mt Peter McGurk, of Western Pennsylvania Firemen 'Association, Supeiintendent W. G. Davis of Connellsville Public Schools, Assistant District Attorney Arthur A. Browiv and Register of Wills Bruce F. Sterling. Fire Chief William E. DeBolt then introduced other guests that included all members of City Council; Daniel Durie, W. L. Zollars, James H. Strawn and Clyde R. Weihe, members of the School Board; County Pro- thonotary John J. Brady, County Treasurer H. Daniel Minerd, County Commissioners Arthur Higinbotham and John XV. Rankin, Thomas V. Donegan, Charles Ste'fl, Thomas King of East McKeesport, Warren Witt, City Clerk S. T. Benford, Treasurer Chester McKesson, Chief Waters of Everson; Charles A. Crowley, Robert Herman, City Health Officer Charles Balsley, Baltimore Ohio Police Chief C. W. Geenen and City Police Chief Andrew W. Thomas. Rev. Paul E. Forath pronounced the benediction. ' ASH WEDNESDAY OBSERVED HERE The 1939 Lenten season was for- rrally ushered in today by the observance of Ash Wednesday. Most ot the Protestant churches will hold special Wednesday midweek services throughout Lent but the real emphasis will come in Holy Week,, immediately preceding Easter on Sunday, April 9. Coal Official Dies. Charles R. McDonald, former superintendent of the Connellsville Coal Coke Company at Hostetter and Whitney mines, died Saturday at Gainesville, Va. He had gone to Virginia.-in 1910. I N S P I R A T I O N Great things come from, small beginnings, but the underlying inspiration for these beginnings are deeply rooted. Tlie great names of history teach us lessons in humility, self sacrifice, ambition, but most important is the inspiration these names provide. What greater name can we find than that of Washington? The life of this man is an open book to us, and in this book we can learn much to inspire and guide footsteps of many generations to come. , SECOND Conneilsville Pa. Member Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation WASHINGTON.... chopped down a cherry tree with his hatchet. You can cut down the growing tree of expenses with a trolley coupon book. Coupon Books offer you convenient transportation at wholesale rates, saving you 'about 25% or more on every ride. Price $2.50 and $5.00. Get the habit of going by trolley. WEST PENN RAILWAYS

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