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

The Daily Courier from Connellsville, Pennsylvania · Page 3

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.MONDAY, FEBRUARY 27, 1939. THB; UAIL/Y UUUKIK. PA. PAGE THREE. C. H. S. News Of The Day Yearbooks Sold By Installments. The graph, on the first floor, being used to show the gain for the Coker · Yearbook drive is moving steadily forward with the Seniors leading. The drive was started last week ,snd much interest is manifest by all rooms, as prizes are being awarded to the rooms with 100 per cent. The underclassmen are way behind the Seniors with their subscriptions, even the Juniors. Subscribers are permitted to pay the price ol the book in installments. Posture in Gym. Miss Gladys Clark's gym classes are studying posture and grading is made on ability, attendance, attention, interest and improvement. Football Flays Discussed. A general discussion pertaining to various football plays took up the period of Art Hull's Football Club. Talks were assigned for the next meeting. Latin Fapcr io Be Printed. The paper printed by students in Arthur Boyland's Latin classes will be issued March 15. The assignments are to be turned in today. Co-editors for the paper are Howard Workman, Earl Lowery, Betty Mitchell, Patti Coughcnour, Jean Goe and Betty Lee Dixon. CHiLDfS ARM IS MANGLED IN WRINGER Activities Among Girl Scouts Bridgeport Boy Admit-! ted to Mt. Pleasant Hospital. OTHER ITEMS OF INTEREST Winter Sports in Movies. A movie on winter sports in Canada was shown in Sophomore Homeroom 38, sponsored by David C. Guhl. Especially fine were the skiing scenes. Table Manners. Miss Martha Horky's Etiquette Club held a lengthy discussion pertaining to table manners. Movies in Geography. Movies pertaining to the industries in the Philippines and the metropolitan sections, particularly Montreal in Canada, were shown by Mrs. Dorothy E. Griffin in class. The Advanced Geography classes are studying industries in these countries. Track Practices Held. For the past few afternoons at the close ot school boys out tor tiack may be seen running up and down the third floor corridor and then going through sitting up exercises. It seems to be some fun. Larry Lerew is coach. Farm Frolic Friday. Seniors are dashing around the school with twigs and the like in their hands with the words, "farm frolic Friday" on their lips. The parly will start at 7:30 o'clock and end at 11 o'clock in the gymnasium. Everyone must dress as a farmer or farmerette. Article Published. In the January issue of "Forest Leaves," the official publication of the Pennsylvania Forestry Association, an article entitled, "What Should Be Taught As Conservation," written bq John F. Lewis, was published. Daily Rehearsals for Play. The cast o£ the Sophomore class play is studiously learning its lines and rehearsing daily, either after school or in the evenings. The story of the play is based on college life, with much action taking place in Eorority house. The play will be presented next month. Special to rhe Courier MOUNT PLEASANT, Feb. 27.-Edward Gray, three-year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. William Gray of Bridgeport, suffered contusions and hemorrhages of the right arm and forearm at 4:50 o'clock Saturday evening, when he caught it in a wringer at his home. He was admitted to Frick Memorial Hospital. Chimney Fire. Mount Pleasant firemen were called out at 9:30 o'clock Saturday, night by a chimney fire at the James DeMoore home in Center avenue. There was no damage. Quarterly Conference. Dr. John F. Jose, district superintendent, will preach Sunday morning at the Methodist Episcopal Chutch. At the close of the meeting the quarterly conference will be held. To Sing at Revival. Samuel M. Wright o£ Greensburg has accepted an invitation from the official board of the Methodist Episcopal Church to conduct the singing and other details in a revival meeting that will be held at that church from March 26 until Easter. Birth at Hospital. A son was born to Mr. and Mrs. Adrian Whipkey of Ruflsdale at Frick Memorial Hospital this morning. Both mother and son are getting along nicely. Robins Seen Here. Two robbins were seen Friday evening at the Frank Noss home in Pine street, where they joined a pnir of redbirds that had been feeding :here during the winter. They were the first robins to be seen in this community. Son Is Born. Mr. and Mrs. Charles H. Myers ot TaiTS announce the birth of a son at Frick Memorial Hospital Saturday afternoon. Both mother and son are getting along nicely. In Frick Hospital. Eimina Woods of Bridgeport, who is suffering liom pneumonia, has been brought to Frick Memorial Hospital for treatment. At School Conference. Superintendent of Schools John C, Haberlen left Sunday for Cleveland, Ohio, where he will attend the superintendents' conference to be held al that place. Undergoes Operation. William Simmons, employed by the H. C. Frick Coke Company, undei- went an operation at Frick Memonal Hospital Saturday. Has Pneumonia. Anna May Kandoiph of this place ; ill of pneumonia. Communicants' Class. Announcement is made that any who wish to join the communicants class at the Reunion Presbytenan Church may do so at this time. The class meets after the Sunday morning church service. Test in Class Today. Arthur H. Huff's health classes took a test today after having completed the "unit on the respiratory system! Muscles will be studied starting Tuesday. Foods in Science. Paul A. Keightley's General Science classes are studying a unit entitled, "Canning and Food Preservation." The whys and wherefores of canning are thoroughly discussed. Sentence Structure. The Sophomore English classes o£ Miss Grace Adams are studying sentence structure. Movies in Nature Club. "The Life Cycle of the Yellow Fever Mosquitos" is the title of the movie shown by Johr, F. Lewis, at the Nature Study Club meeting. Complete 20th Century Writers. "Idylls of the Kir.g" is being studied by Miss Anna Klutey's Junior English classes. The unit on Twentieth Century Wrtiers has just been completed. JUNIOR HIGH NEWS Manuscripts are being studied by the Pen and Ink Club, sponsored by Miss Daisey Allen. The club meets every Friday in Room 12. A unit on triangles is being studied by Miss Eleanor McClelland's F-I classes. Literature is being studied in Miss Daise Trump's English classes. Lin- Din's Gettysburg address is the topic. "Evangeline," by Longfellow, is also being studied. "A Man Without A Country" was read in Miss Mabel Golden's English ilasscs. Ohiopyle OHIOPYLE, Feb. 27.-- Mrs. P. F Frye is spending several days with relatives at Markleton. Mr. and Mrs. Jack Woodmency have returned to their home in the west after visiting Mr. Woodmency':, brother, Frank Woodmoncy, and othei. old acquaintances not seen in years Mr. Woodmency spent his boyhood near Ohiopyle. Loran Waters, who had been ill for several months, is convalescing rapidly at this time. He is now able to be out o£ doors and gaining strength " rapidly. Invited to Movie. Troop 3 of the United Brethien Chuich ha;, been invited to attend the movie, "King of Kings," at thai church Tuesday even ng. Troop ?. Gets Equipment. A flag staff and eagle, carrying belt, and tri-pod standard have been purchased by Troop 2 of the Trinity .utnerar. Church and were displayed at the George Washington party. In Dressing Dolls. the study o: International friendship members of Troop 3 have selected a country and are dressing dolls in the dress of that country. A volleyball game was played at the close of the meeting. Checker Parlies. Scouts of Troop 4 ol the First Presbyterian Church will entertain their friends at Chinese checkei parties at their homes to help earn umfoims during the remainder of this month. Sally Marclicll Ecntertains. Sally Marchcll entertained Patiol 3 of Troop 1, o£ Methodist Episcopal Church, at her home in East Crawford avenue Wednesday evening. Plans for work in tiie homcmaljing field were arranged. Lunch was served by the hostess, assisted by Mrs. A. I. Daniels. Georpe Washington Tea. At the Geoige Washington Tea the bird books were deployed and judged by membeis of the troop committee, Mrs. B. C. Burkhardt, Mrs W. H. Helrick and Mrs. H C. Hoffman. The Dogwood Patrol was awarded luh prize and the Amelia E a t h a r t Patrol honorable mention. The Carolyn Burrow Patrol. ;n cKirKC of Lieutenant Evelyn Zimmeiman. presented the program. Games VvCrc pluyed and prizes awarded. Leaders' Association Wednesday. Mrs. CiU roll Fibber w i l l entertain the Leaders' Asyoeinlion at her home in Soutli Pittsburg street. South Connellbville. at 8 o'clock Wednesday evening. Mibs Grace Gilpm will be co-hostess. R u m m a g e Sale Planner!. The Oak Patrol of Tic-op 2 will hold a rummage sale to earn money for uniforms. Mib.s Jean Dull, lieutenant, or any member of the patroJ will receive donations. Girls are requested to brintf then contributions to the meeting Friday evening. Reorgani/ation Meeting. Troop 5 of South Conncllsville \v' t \ meet Thursday evening when patrols will be icorcanized and officers ec-tcd. March dues will be payable then. WPA FOREMEN -PERMITTED TO DROP LOAFERS Patrol 2 rattles. A party wns held Tnurschiy evening for Palro! 2 ot TJOO| I by Eleanor Cole at her home at Sout) Connellsville. Cninesc checkers were played and prizes awarded. Lunch with Geoige Washington appoint. mcnts, was served.' Patrol 2 is plan- I mug the program £or the mother- daughter banquet. Maps Made and Studied. Maps covering 'tnc territory from the United Brethren Church to tin Farmer's Dairy and then lo thei various homes were made by mem bers of Troop 3. Maps oJ numerou countries are also bemg studied. Aimed at increasing efficiency by operating WPA projects, supervisors and foremen on all types of work- relief jobs today had received instructions to suspend all shirkers, loafers and individuals who refuse to obey instructions. The new order affecting the WPA workers in Fayette, Washington and Greene counties was given at meetings of foremen and supervisors during the past few days. Foremen on the jobs, WPA officials said, have the right to suspend the loafers, shirkers and insubordmates for periods of from two to five days. If this form of disciplinary action does not bring the offenders into line to improve the efficiency of a project, the general foreman or other official in a supervisory capacity may recommend the dismissal of the offender or offenders. WPA authorities declared the strict enforcement of this order was necessary in order to rid pioject of a few incompetent workers who refuse to carry out orders and thus impair the operating efficiency of the various work corps. The authorties added that these types of individuals were in the minority. Their presence on jobs,! office at Uniontown finds the ac cusation just and equitable by th Brounie Troop Organized. Mrs. Earl Winkler has started n troop o£ Brownie Scouts at Trinilj Lutheran Church. The initial meet ing was held at 6 o'clock Friday eve nmg at the social room of the church Scrap books of "Good Deeds," and E discussion of plans for Handicraft an Nature Study Work was held. Girl between the ages of 7 to 10 are in vited to join. Second Lesson Returned. The second lesson of the corres pondenco course being studied b troop captains and lieutenants ha been corrected and returned. Get-to-Kcthcr Thursday. A get-to-gcthei was held by Troo 4 Thursday evening at the home o the captain, Miss Martha G. Dribcoll in Sycamore street. Games an dancing were the diversions ol th evening. Miss Lowery Lieutenant. Miss Thelma Lowery is a nev lieutenant with Troop 5 o£ Sout: ConneUsville. however, biought reflections on the operating efficiency of some projects, it was said. In the interests of fairness both to foremen and workers, a WPA source said, those discharged from the pio- jects on the aforementioned charges, have fie right to appeal. If a board of review in the area foreman, the worker's eligibility car will be cancelled permanently. ] otherwise, he will be reinstated an disciplinaiy action taken against Hi l.orson recommending his dismiss The order affects all workers o sewing, highway ard public im provementi in the Tri-Counties Are; For READY CASH For SMALLER INSTALLMENTS For MONEY EMERGENCIES Quick, convenient perBonat loans up to S300 -- without endorsers. Come in, phone or write {or full facts. 3M Second Floor Phone 1-3-1-3 FURNITURE AND Firs National Bank Bldg. Greensburg; AUTOMOBILE LOANS French Colonials Ready for Action in Tunisia On parade in Tunis is a detachment of French colonial troops in Tunisia. All French garrisons in the African colony, where many such native detachments aic stationed, are reported standing by, ready for instant action aeainst oossiblc Italian invasion- Receipts Very Good At County Auction Of Stockyard Firm Receipts were very good nt the kr cekly auction ol the Fayette Stock- ' ard Coinpnny at Evans Manor. The · iog market was sit onger w i t h a ;ood demand. Sheep and lambs ( /ore in demand. The quo i 'tionts: Cattle (irceipts good)--Common | o good btecrs, SO to 58 per hun- j drcd; common to good heifers, So.50 i 39; common to good bulb, $5.75 o SG.75; medium to goad 'at cows, | 575 to $7; cutters, $5 to $.5.75; b o - ' ognns. S4 to $5. \ Calves ('-cceipts good)--Good i veals, $10 to $12 per hundred; com-! ion % ctilt,, $7 to S10; heavy and hm, S4 to $7. 1 Hog.s (receipts good)--Medium eightis, $8 to- S8.G5 per liundrcd; heavy u-eighLs, $7.30 to S8.25; sous, G fo S7; bonrs, S3 to $4.50; pigi. 52.50 to $3 per hdid. Sheep {receipts fnir)--Good theep, S4 to S6 per hundred; bucks, S3 to $5; lambs, SO to S3; Lull and common, $2.50 per head, do\vn. Poultry (icccipts fan )--Heavies, 17j to 21c per pound; lights. I2c to I5t:; turkeys, 2Gc to '^8c T eggs (receipts 25 cases) 17c to 21c per dozen .n caselots. Wants Crater Estate State Auio Deaths 904 Fewer in 1938 What Boy Scouts Are Doing HARRISBURG, Feb. 27.--More lives wcie saved in Pennsylvania, due to j decrease in automobile accidents, during 1938 than :n any other state in the? Union, Deputy Police Commissioner C. M. Wi.helm said to- da W.lhelm pointed out that there wore 904 few motor fatalities in 1938 than in the pieceding year, or a 35 per cent decrGcibe. He said that the K:t tional Safety Cou ncil survey sho\vod that Rhode Island has made a higher percentage record, a 36 per cent decline, but that it represented an actual Caving of only 42 lives under the J937 record for that state. Consider Troop Flafi. Scouts of Troop 2 discussed plans for securing . troop flag and several presented designs but no definite ac- lion was taken at a meeting held last week. A number "of. Scouts passed [lust aid, compass and knife and hatchcL tCiU. The Flying Eagle Patrol will hold its meeting Wednesday. Boxing Instructors. Instructions in the art *of boxing wore given r members of Troop 3 by Vincc Browning, a nugilist of some repute of this city, at its meeting last week. The troop thanked its scout- mribtcr, John Brass, for J-he boxing gloves bought for its Jse. The scouts are co] lecti ng news for the Troop Three Times, a ncwpaper that will be published within the next two weeks Tells Snake Stories. ACter the regular business meeting, Troop 8 Scouts were entertained by Paul H. Keightl'-y, who told a number of stories concerning snakes. Later a series of contests were held and the winncis given a prize. Hear Siar Requirements. Scouts OH Troop 4 were told the requirements of a Star Scout by Scoutmaster Heflley, who urged the boys to continue their studies in order to pass the necessary tests. The 1 Panther Patrol held a meeting last i Thursday and will meet again this i week. Signaling and first aid were practiced and judging tests were passed. Seabiscuit Shelved. , Charles S. Howard announced that i SeabiSLUil, erstwhile favoiite to win the $100,000 Santa Anita handicap, definitely would not go into the big California race March 4. The horse went lame February 14 in a race. Hyaota Man Dies. SOMERSET. Feb. 27 .--Roman KUimovich, GU, died Wednesday at lis home at HyabOta. Mrs. Stella Crater, widow of Supreme Court Justice Joseph Force Crater, who vanished in 1930, awaits appearance in Surrogate's Court, New York, for plea to have husband declared leg-ally dead and his $15,000 estate admitted to probate. She returned from Germany t where she was honeymooning 1 with Carl Kunz, whom she \vec! in April. (Central Frees) Somerset Woman Dies, SOMERSET, Feb. 2 7 -- M i s . Annie Miilics/i n, 41, wife of Jo.'in Matieszyn, died Wedne-da} at hrr home in Brother!) valley town-imp, near Berlin. SPARROWS NEST IN COTTON WOOL SYDNEY, AusMia.^Feb. 27.--W. II. Furnborough, an aged man who sUnid.s daily -in Hyde Park and watches the sparrows, has decided to met ease their standaid of living. He has donated a supply of cotton wool w i t h which the sparrows are now building warmer nests. No Passes to N. 1. Fair. NEW YORK, Feb. 27.--There will be no fiec passes to the New York World's Fciir. Mayor F. H. La- Guardm was out $15 because even he had to buy a season ticket. ACHING COLDS Relieve Their DISTRESS This Easy, Quick Way! To bring speedy relief from the .discomfort, of chest colds, muscular rheumatic aches and pains due to colds--you need more than "just a. salve"--use a stirau- l:iting "counter-irritant" like good old wdrming, soothing Musterole. It penetrates the surface skin breakinjj up local congestion and pain resulting from colds. Even better than a mustard plaster-- Musterole has been used by millions for over 30 years. Recommended fay many doctors and nurses. In three strengths: Regular, Children's (mild) and Extra Strong, 4.0*. Approved by Good Housekeeping Bureau, All druggists. ROW NIGHT Won't fail to get your share of the'Big Sayings on better kinds ffTurniture, Rugs and Stoves. JToiTwTio plan to beautify yoiir home in the near future, -will find it to your rnVvimtnge to make yH r purchases now, at worthwhile February reductions. Selections are bit; nml varied, styles newest and prices very low. 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