The Daily Courier from Connellsville, Pennsylvania on March 10, 1939 · Page 11
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The Daily Courier from Connellsville, Pennsylvania · Page 11

Connellsville, Pennsylvania
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Friday, March 10, 1939
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FRIDAY, MARCH 10, 1030. THE DAILY COURTER. CONNELLSVILLE. PA. ELEVEN. Notes of Farm And Home Prepared by R E. Carter. Farm Agent; Miss Mary Anderson, Home Economics Representative. G. 0. P. Leader Dies At Harrisburg Hotel DISTINGUISH YOUR FARM BY GIVING IT A NAME Names aid in distinguishing farms DS surely as they serve in recognizing individuals. There is considerable similarity between the hundreds ol farms in Fayette county. Their resemblance is made all the more striking by the " fact that they, lor the most part, have not b""n honored with names. Giving a farm a well-chosen name is one o£ the first steps in placing the farm on a business basis. Rather than have the barn walls defaced with advertising signs, a more attractive appearance can be obtained by painting the name ol the farm on the bam instead. In addition to the name of the farm, it is always advisable to add the name o£ the owner. An excellent size for the letters is 15 to 18 inches in height and 12 to 15 inches in width. Nature provides many interesting names that might be used appropriately for farms. Thames o£ trees, flowers, birds, animals, and minerals are often used, for example, willow tree, rock rose, beaver, kingfisher, thius, bay and boulder. Such names as broad acres, blue bank, honeybrook, cliff heights, cedar rapids, and others dcnved from the use of various endings are interesting. Quaint farm names can be derived from the various Indian languages. Many times a name can be selectee having particular significance to the farm. For example, Cohasset means a place of the pines; Natick, a place of the hills; Minoaki, good land Wakinm. crooked river; Wikomik house of logs; and Washara, beauti- EuJ. All of these and many others may be found m the suggested list of farm names which can be obtained at the Agricultural Extension Association office in the Courtaouse, Uniontown HABRISBURG, Mar. 10.--Paul W. ouck, 72, Shenandoah, prominent ermsylvania Republican leader for ore than a quarter of a century, ed at a Harrisburg hotel Wednes- ay night after a lingering illness. The Schuylkill county Re-publican lairman came to Harrisburg Janu- ry 17 for the inauguration of Gov- SLEEFI.VG SICKNESS VACCINE DISCOVERED During tlie last few years, horse and mule owners in certain section of the country have suffered severe losses from the disease equine en- cephalomelitis, commonly known a sleeping sickness. Although no case have been reported in Pennsylvania horsemen are vitally concerned with the problem. If not informed, farmers often fai to recognize the grave dangers from the disease and may have animal affected before it is known. Ther are two types o£ the disease. Th western type has moved steadily eas fiom the Pacific coast where it ar pearcd in 1928. It was established E due to a virus in 1930. Its spread ha been most rapid during wet seasons The eastern type of virus is fa more deadly. Massachusetts had 29 cases in 1938 of which 277 died Fortunately, the eastcin type has no spread far from the cons*, as yet, an has been rather sporadic in" appear ance. However, cases have bee: found as much as 250 miles mlarfc According to an address by Dr. H W. Shoenmg of the United States De partment of Agriculture before meeting of the Horse and Mule As . sociation of America, control meas tires have been developed so tha owners of horses and mules nee worry no longer about the disease. Control measures are directed alon two lines. The first is the preventio of the introduction o£ the causativ agent into a susceptible animal. Th second is raising the resistance of th animal's body to the infection b vaccination. It has been generally accepted tha the disease is transmitted by bitin insects, particularly mosquitoes an much can be done to prevent the dis ease by protecting the animals from the insectj. Of more than 30,00 horses vaccinated with the new for malized chicle embryo vaccine afte the disease had appeared in their dis tricts, less than one-half of one pe cent developed the disease. This particularly encouraging since farm ers and horse breeders now need longer fear to buy good horses fo work or breeding. Good care and adequate feedin, with protection against mosquitoc and other bloodsucking insect proved very successful in lessenir the number o£ cases m 1938. Dartmouth Takes Title. Dartmouth clinched tha eastern in tercollogiate cage title by defeatin Princeton. Men's New Spring SUITS TOPCOATS Choice of spring's smartest patterns and colors. All wool, carefully tailored fabrics. $16-50 and $19.50 ? ,?0 N. Pitfsburg St, ernor Arthur H. James and was stricken ill at his hotel suite. His condition prevented his removal to Shenandoah. The body will be taken there for burial. * Houck, who served a number oE years on the State Workmen's Compensation Board, WHS slated for appointment as chairman o£ the board by Governor James, He is survived by Uvo sons, Paul! B. Houck, Potts\ ille, and Judge Henry Houck, Shenandoah, who were at his bedside when he died, and one Japanese Princess Named. TOKIO, M a r . 10.--E m p e r o r Hirohilo ny-ned his new daughter Princess Takako Sugtmorniya--Prin- cess Noble Precious--in n ceremony at the palace in accordarco wiih I ritual thrtt has been unchanged for a thousand yeais. WASHINGTON ELIMINATED IN TOURNEY daughter, Miss Susan Houck, New Yoi k City. Judge Houck/is president judge of the Schuylkill (.ounty common pleas court. Wash'nRton -was eliminated by Iloriestcad in a hectic semi-final Class A fracas in the W. P. I. A. L. basketball pliminat.ons at Pitt Stadium Wednesday night, the score being 31 to 30. The Section 6 champions made a great comeback after Section 2 winners went into a 10-6 Bruins Cop Hockey Title, Boston Brums made the National Hockey League championship a mathematical certainty in beating Detroit Red Wings. lead in the fust quarter. In Class B, Monaca spilled Bridgeville, 41 to 32.' Saturday night finds the series ending with Homestead playing Ford City at 8'30 o'clock and Monaca taking on New Wilmington at 7:30 o'clock. Rankin Orders AH CijfUnfyjCars Marked UKIONTO WN, Mar. 10,--County Commissioner John W. Rankin has ordered nil county rolling slock to be marked as county property. He declared many employes were talcing countyowned automobiles and using them for joy rides. By mm king cms as the property ol the county, Rankin believes the practice can be discouraged. Saturday wi ^^ promotion "Pennsylvania Days for Pennsylvania 46 Chain Store Groups participated in an effort to promote tho sale of Pennsylvania products. Tha pc . . . . . . . . MADE IN PITTSBURGH t t * P. DUFF SONS MADE IN CARNEGIE TWEEDS HONEY, Mb jar Beverages . 2"?, : 1 Sc ALL FLAVORS-Sc DEPOSIT ON EACH BOTTLE-- BOTTLED IN BRADDOCK Shamrock Potato Chips =.-, 20c DEVIL FOOD SPICE CAKE can SINGER BREAD WHITE CAKE Ay$tln*s Carpet Cleaner » 19c AUSTINt FAINT CLEANE8, can He « f 9c MADE IN PITTSBURGH BRANDYV/INE SLICED PACKED IH WEST CHESTER MADE IN PITTSBURGH Mayfair Noodles Sttc PACKED IN PITTSBURGH MADE IN PITTSBURGH Pittsburgh Pret.el Co.-PRETZELS, ».», plo ISc CO Crubro Grape Butter W PACKED IN PITTSBURGH CRUtRO CHESTER, PA. BAKED BY COLONIAL IN PITTSBURGH »«x K A i t B*, K« i * , , L -..» Dr. MeSadys Dog Food 6 ± 25c PACKED IN GREENSBURG WELIO MEAL, lO-lb b«5 3!c ScotTissue Waldorf Tissue Towels 4 «* 25c 6 '° n 23c 3 »n, 25e MADE IN PITTSBURGH CRUtRO HOT PEPPERS. quart |«r 2U ..«, 25c ... . . . .. Elderberry Jelly BELLEVIEW 10c PACKED IN PITTSBURGH PACKED IN PITTSBURGH Rajah Salad Oil . . . . 'o?' 10c Sunnyfield Barley . . . Ug 10c Sunnyfield Cornmeal YELLOW ''!? 9c Ann Page Tapioca . . . $ 9c Sunnyfield Rice . . . 2X b ,15c D · L \ / ' WHITE of qt j *v Kajah Vinegar CIDER b,i 10c AP Ammonia STRENGTH w 10c AP Liquid Bluing . . . "u"5c 2S-I paptr 11 Thrive Dog Food . . McCahans Sugar . . Quaker Sugar . . . Colonial Fig Bars , . . . «, 10c Sweetheart Soap S'VES^TOU 4«i.. 19c Fels Naptha Soap . . . 6 b.« 25c Sweetheart Soap Chips PACKED IN PITTSBURGH EXCEPT THREE ! B SXCjHtlliEM «IC7 «rf7 OOS Kl* oil VARIETIES ! HEINZ CONSOMME. CLAM CHOWDER AND CHICKEN GUMBO, 16-ot e«n 17. 16-01 l4-oi bill MADE FROM VINE-RIPENED TOMATOES AND FRESH SPICEJ 12-01 can WITH PORK OH. VEGETARIAN STYLE B B THIRTEEN VARIETIES ANOTHER GROUP OF PENNA. PRODUCTS S I I Uper-body A-Penn Motor Oil A-Penn Dry Cleaner A-Penn Window Cleaner Premium Crackers N.I.C. Hershey Chocolate B«u»g Hershey Cocoa . . . Clark Chewing Cum '·'-- Ludens Cough Drops . · . Suchard Chocolate . . Spanish Salted Peanuts . Clark Bar* . . . . f~L ID- J- SPAGHETTI .nd Lner DOiardl MEAT BALLS Breakfast Cheer Coffee Carnation Milk . . . a 79c a 1.09 ?.*; 49c Ml 10C X b 12c l-lb 4 i- am |3C 5c »-» 23c * 29c .PENNA. MEAT PRODUCTS -PACKED BV OSWALD-BESS PACKING CO. DEKHOLM PACKifJG 00. . , 21c , 23c LINK. LOOSE AND COUNTRY STYLE Whol cr Siring H,if OSWALD I HESS-TENDER "ROTORIZED" BRAND NORFOLK BRAND--READY TO SERVE Wholo or Siring H.i; Ib NORFOLK J«. COOKED CALIES, Ib lie 29c PRODUCTS FROM PENNA BRANCHES SHORT CUT LAItGE I RIBS Hy Slecr Boef--Short Ribi and CKrn Bono I CHOICE CUTS Ib Tho Ideal Pot Ro,wf--Every Cul a TrL SHORT PORTER- HOJSE |U CUTS IP CUTS Ib 2 t o 5 - l b R'D Roatf Small Tender Leon Lohi 2 lo 5-lb Loin Ro«it. Ib 20c Swiftt Premium--Exlra Tcndei Dclicatcstort Sfyjo Wofor Slicod l/ 2 Ib Raised Especially for Tabla Use . --Fries on Undrawn Weight Fareslt Fruits Vegetables U. I. GRADE No. I--CROWN IN PENNSYLVANIA Label U. S. No. I FBOM PENNSYLVANIA ORCHARDS SHOWN IN PENNSYLVANIA 6 25c . : 25c » 5'C RiPE BANANAS LARGE YELLOW MUIT NAVEL ORANGES CALIFORNIA--PURE GOLD BRAND FLORIDA ORANGES "Si" 2 *. 39c 200-220 JUICY VALENCIAS BAKED IN PITTSBURGH IB COFFEES ROASTED IN PITTSBURGH BOKAR COFFEE 2 35c Fresti Before Your Eyes at the Moment of Purchase

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