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TUESDAY, MARCH 14, 1939. THE DAILY COURIER. CONNELLSVILLB. PA. PAGE THREE. Over $12,000 In UC Payments Shown in District THE AIR Radio Information At a Glance As Easy to Crochet as It's Smart More than 1,000 unemployment compensation checks, aggregating over $12,000, weie distributed through the Connellsville district office during the weeks ending February 10 :.nd 17, according to a report' of Early Kelly, executive director of. the Pennsylvania Division of Unemployment Compensation and Employment Service. During the week ot February 10 there were 35 original claims and 671 continued claims while 280 checks were paid out in a total of $3,248.65. The week of February 17 found a total of $9,396.40 distributed by 770 checks. There were 42 original claims in the district. In District Nino o£ which the city is a part, there were 1,222 original I claims, 9,065 continued claims and j 4,654 checks in the amount ol 553,-' 227.25 the week of February 171 while in the week of Febiuary 10 there were" 1,066 original claims, 7,106 continued claims and 4,G97 checks in the amount of 552,532. Payments by other offices included: February 10--Chaileroi, 54,776; Grecnsburg, S6.008.75; Jeannette, ?2,876.60; Latrobe, $1,918.20; Monessen, 55,251.40; Union town, $4,417.40,, Waynesburg. 52,531.30; Washington, j $10,796.55, and Somerset, $2,398.65. I February 17--Charleroi, 57,046.95; I Grcensburg, $5,858.60; Jeannette, $2,239.65; Latrobe, $4,325; Monessen, $2,841.75; Uniontown, 54,515.50; Washington, $5,935.70; Waynesburg, $1,822.65, and Somerset, $476.10. A total of 73,700 benefit checks, amounting to $772,073 and 60,701 checks, totalling 8641,844, were distributed in the State to qualified jobless workers during the weeks ending February 10 and 17. Original claims filed totalled 13,778 the week of February 10 and 11,484 the week of February 17. As of February 21, a grand total of $78,737,717, included in 7,064,738 checks, had been paid out in benefits. IVCAE--1221 KC. 6:00--Med:cal Talk. 6:15--Evenn.E News. 6 25--Sports, Extra. K:30--Airliners. 6:45 -Laws for the Laymen. 7:00--Amos and Ar.dy. 7:15--Vocal Varieties. 7:30--Xavier C'Jgats' Orch. 7'45--Inside of Sports. "5:00--Johnny Presents. 8:30--For Men Only. 9-00--Battle ol the Sexes. 9:30--Fibbci McGee. 10:00--Bob Hc'pe. 10:30-- Uncle Ezra. 10:45--Johnny Duffy. 11'00--News Parade. 11:10--Sterling Young's Orch. 11:30--Ray Kinney's Orch. 12:00--Ben Bernics' Orch. 12:30--Dick Stabile's Orch. 1:00--Berfiie Cummins' Orch. TONIGHT KDKA-- 080 KC. I i-00--Ne\v'b: sports | 6:06--Your Movie Magazine of the j Air. I 6:15--Manuel Contrares' Orch. 6:30--Music--Sports. 6:45--Lowell Thomas. 7'«n--Easy Aces 7:15--Mr Keen. 7:30--Ta, Time. 8:00--Way Back When. 8:15--To be announced. 8:30--InEorrr.nlinn Please 9:00--Mary and Bob. 9:30--Doc Rockwell's Brain Trust 10:00--If I Had a Chance. 10:30--Fu Manchu. 11:00--News: w c d l h e r . temperature. 11:15--The Music You Want. 12.00--Al Ravelin's Orch. 12:15--New Perm Orch. 12:30--Freddie Martin's Orch. IV.IAS--1200 KC. 6:05--Dancctime. 6-15--News ol the World 6:30--Foundations o£ Derrocidcy. 7:00--County Scat. 7:15--Jimmy Filler. 7.30--Helen McrJKun -Second Husband. B.00--Edward G Robilison--Big Town. 8 30--A] J l.^on's Show. 9.00--We. The People. 9:30--Bcnnj Goodman's Orch. 10:00- -Dr. -Jlinftian. 10:30--Buddy Clark. 10:45--American Viewpoints 11:00--Newt wsth Ker Hildtbrand 11:15--Joey Sim. 1 *. 11:30--Glen Giay's Oich. 12:00--Sammy Kayo's Orch. WEDNESDAY E. E. Arnold Heads insurance Company Sixth Straight Year E. E. Arnold of near Platwoods xvas reelected president of the South "Western Mutual Fire Insurance Company for his sixth consecutive term at the annual reorganization meeting Saturday afternoon at Uniontown Odd Fellows Building. Mr. Arnold, William D. Hixon of Lower Tyrone township and John T. Smith ot Dunbar township were chosen for the board of directors and Mr. Smith was returned to his office as secretary-treasurer, s post he has held for many years. G. E. P. Graham of Waynesburg, the vice-presi- ient, is the association's Greene county representative while Charles RE.C represents Washington county. Mr. Hixon, Mr. Arnold and Charles H. Cuppett of Washington township comprise the executive committee. Reports indicated that the association had another financially successful year, paying oft all of its fire losses for the fiscal period. There was a total of over $17,000 in. fire losses during 1938 and about $S,000 that had been carried over from 1937, which were recorded after the assessment period, and all were liquidated. The association, which has most of its" holdings in Fayette, Greene and Washington counties and \vhich does some business in Westmoreland and Allegheny counties, has policies total- ling more than $8,200,000. "While there has been a decline in the total value I during recent years, this has been be- I cause of depreciation of properties whereas the number of policy holders ' has been almost normal. During 1938, there was an increase over 1937. j The fire association's meeting was held in connection with the quarterly session of Fayette County Pomona Grange, Patrons of Husbandry: 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--Hits and Encores. 9:00--Lillian Mclore. 9:15--Gems of Melody. 9:30--Band Goes to Town. 9:45--Secret Diary. 10:00--Central C.ty 10:15--John's Other Wife. 10:30--Just Plain Bill 10:45--Woman in White. 11:00--David Harutn. 11:15--Lorenzo Jones. 11:30--Young \Vidder Brown. 11:45--Boad of Life. 12:00--Time signal. 12:00--News. 12:10--Melodies. 12:15--The O'Neills. 12:30--Carters of Elm Street. 12:45--Singin' Sam. 1:00--Bill Johnson. 1:15--Bernie Cummins' Orch. 1:30--Musical Caravan. 1:45--Voice of Experience. 2:00--Palmer House Orch. 2:15--Polly Entertains. 2:30--Kitty Keene. 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 Bade. 4:45--Girl Alone. 5:00--Dick Tracy. 5:15--Your Family and Mine. 5:30--Jack Armstrong. 5:45--Orphan Annie. 6:00--American Schools 6:15--livening News. 6:25--Sports. 6:30--News on Parade. 6:45--Romance Lyrics. 7:00--Amos and Andy. 7:15--Edwin C. H.U. 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 Parade. 11:10--Sterling Young's Orch. 11:30--Lou Breeze's Orch. 12:00--Dick Jurgen's Orch. 12:30--Lights Out. 1:00--Bernie Cummins' Orch. KDKA 6:30--Musical Clock. 6:45--Farm Markets. 7:00--Musical Clock. 7:15--Western Tinils. 7.30--Musical Clock. 7:45--Russell Pratt. S:00--News 8:05--Musical Clock 8-15--Dr. Sunshine. 8:30--Musical Clock. 9-00--Shopping Circle. 9:15--Linda's First Love. 9:30--The Editor's Daughter. 9 45--Gospe] Singer. 10.00--Tenj and Tim. '0:15--Jane A:aen. 10:30--Bob Carol. 10:45--Houseboat Hannah. 11:00--Mary Marhr.. 11:15--Vic and Sade. 11.30--Pepper Young's Family. ll:45~Gctting the Most Out of Life. 12:00--News, weather and tempo!a- ture. 12.15--Voice of the Farm. 12:30--National Farm and Homo Hour. 1:15--Farm Radio News. 1:30--Women in tile News, 1:45--Happy Gilmans. 2:00--Betty nnd Bob. 2:15--Arnold Grimm's Daughter. 2:30--Valiant Lady. 2:45--Betty Ciochcr 3:00--KDKA Home Forum 3:30--Tea Time Tunes. 4-00--Club Mitmee. 5:00--Biltmore Boys Orch. 5:15--Terry and the Pirates. 5:30--Don Winslow of the Navy. 5:45--Tom Mix Stiijjht Shooters. 6:00--News; Sports. IVo.uncr. 6:06--Movie Magazine of the Air. 6:15 -Manuel ContrarcV Orch. 6:30--Music--Sports. 6:45--Lowell Thomas. 7:00--Easy Aces. 7:15--Mr. Keen 7:30--Horace Heidi's Orch. 8:00--Fingertip Fantasies. 8:15--To be announced. 8.30 -Hobby Lobby, 9:00--Horse nnd Buggy Days. 9:30--Wings for the Martins. 10:00--Ransome Sheman Presents. 10:30--Fu Manchu. 10:45--To be announced. 11:00--News: weather. 11:15--The Music You Want. 12:00--Cnick Webb'ss Orch. 12:15--New Penn Orch. 12.30--A! Kavelm's Orch. Smart Blouse and Skirl Fill Immediatt Need Carles E Bird lomerset County Supervisors Head SOMERSET, Mar. 14.--Charles E. Liird of Elk Lick township was .·lected president ot the Somerset County Road Supervisors and Auditors Association at the 19th annual convention here, succeeding Ira G. Piclcworlh of Jenncr lownship. Other officers include: Edison ! r o«lc, Brolhcrsvaliey, first vice- pi csidcnt; D. H. Wagner, Stonycreek, t-ccond vice-president, and A. O. Lape, Jenncrs township, secretary. The asfociation approved a series of resolutions endorsing home rule ,nd tax relief. HOUSEHOLD AffTC. IJ PATTERN 6340 WJAS 7:30--Musicals. 8:00--News 8.15--Time Again. 8:30--Gveentit-'d Village ChapeL 8:43--Checnc Melodies. 9:00--Richard Maxwell. 9,15--Manhattan Mother. 9 30--Joyce Jordan 0:45--Bachelor's Children, 10:00--Young Dr Mulonc. 10:15--Myrt and Marsc. 10.30--Hilltop House 10:-15--The Stepmother. 11 00--VolKwcin'i Musicalo. 11 15--ScaUeijwod Barnes 11.30--Big Sister 11:45--Aunl Jenny's Real Life Stones. 12-00--Mary Margaret McBrlde. 12:15--Hc'r Honor, N.mcy James. 12.30--NCMS of the Woild. 12:45--Our Gai Sunday. 1:00--The Goldbergs. 1:15--Life Can Be Beaut'ful. 1:30--The Road ol Life. 1.15--Tins Di»y Is Outs. 200--Dou B.iitley's Daughters. 2:15--T.-.c Life nnd Lo-.c oi Dr. Su.Mn. 2:30--AmiTicnn School of the Air. 3 '00--Imhannpohs Symphony. ·1.00--Of Men and Book;. 4:l. r )--Gni Smut-.. 4-45--N.ivy Band. 5:15--Howie Wing. fl 30--Baron E l l i o t t s Orch G 05--Organ Melodies G.I5--News ol the World. 6:30--Bob Trout. 6.45--Talk o.' the Town 7:00--County Scat. 7:15--Luin and Abner. 7.30--Ask-H-Hasket 8.00--GMgbuMsrs. 8:30--Paul tt'tuteman's Orch 0:00--Texnco Star Theatre. 10.DO--9!) men and a Girl. 10.30--It C.,n Be Done. 11.00--NCV.-S with Ken Hildcbrand. 11;15--Charles Baum. 11:30--Jackie Holler. 12:00--Glen Gray's Orch. A pattern stitch that's easily memorized in a blouse that's oh so feminine'. Crochet it of stnng in your favorite pastel shade. Pattern 6340 con- loir.s instructions for milking the blouse in sizes 16-18 and 33-40; illustrations ol it and ol stitches; materials needed. Price lOc. Pattern SOS'S contains instructions for making a skirt in sizes 1G-18 and 38-40; an illustration ol it and o£ stitches; maten.ils needed. Price lOc. To obtain this pattern send ten cents in com (twenty cents for both) to The Daily Courier Household Arts Dept.,-259 W. 14th Street, New York, N. Y Be sure to write plainly your SAME, ADDRESS and PATTERN NUMBER. Pianist for Concert. Helen HoehstetUer of Ohiopyle is i pianist for "An Hour o£ Music," the annual spring concert of Sigma Tau Lamba, women's glee club, at California State Teachers College, to be presented at the college Tuesday nignt. Olga loth of Brownsville, a junior, w.H be violist. Helen L. Bauer Dies. GREENSBURG, Mar. 14.--Helen Leigh Bauer, 46, for 13 years inheritance tax clerk in the office of registei o£ wills, died Tuesday at the homj: of her brother, Assistant District Attorney Edward G. Bauer. SHI! Optimism Over Glass Business Outlook "Pcrfotmancc in March in the way of orcicis has not yet caught up to the promises for March, but there is no slackening of expectations trial March not only will be the best month of the first quarter but also bring confidence for operations in the second quarter," the American Glnss Re\ lew iLUes. "While theie has been little than^c in flat sia 1 -*: nnd pressed nnri blown RUtsswoie, the jjlats conimner situation js looking up. Flavor you'll enjoy TEA Work on Somersel Section of Turnpike Starts Laie in Month On to Hollywood North Carolina Firm Bids on Turnpike Job i Special to Tfce Courier. HARRfSBURG, Mar. 14.--The $132,459 bid of Nello L. Teer, D u r - j bam, N. C., %vas the low among 15 | submitted to the Pennsylvania Turn-' pike Commission for construction ot i 2.92 miles of the 361,000,000 all- weather, super highway to connect Pittsburgh and Harrisburg. Contracts will be awarded after Reconstruction Finance Corporation,' Public Works Administration and j commission officials check the bids. The tunnel highway is being con- , structed entirely with RFC and PWA funds. | Approximately 35 miles of the 160- i mile highway are under construction. Jobs were awarded to seven contractors for a total of $2,500,000. Old Courthouse Af Hannastown To Be Rebuilt HAHFUSBURG, M.ir. 14.--An cflort to recreate Die historic courthouse of H.-mn.'istown, Westmoreland (county, the first ivcst of tne rnoun- j tains, is beirg made in the Legiski- ' tuie. Representative Fred J. Bio.id, Democrat, ol Wcstmorcliiticl counly, introduceci a bill crcuti'ig .1 tommis- sion of thiee citizens to be appointed by the Governor to supervise the le- storation of the frontier courthouse and the Fovocs and Bouquet roads that led to it. SOMERSET. M a r 1 4 -- A l l oflkial of the engtnctn inn tirm of Council Laub of Dayton, Oh:o, which holds n contract for tfr.'idm^ p;irt of the State tunpikc in Sonx'i.-ct tuunty ,,nd op- J c i i i t i n n s w i l l bi-fiin Lit" Ihn month. All of fie 250 men to be Riven ^vmk Will be f u i i u t h r i l by the State omploymr-nt sei vice, hr .said, Already n force oC J3 is -it wurk, re- m o v i n g timber from Ihr coiltiact sec- j I lion. ! Eenorita Amanda Ledesma, film, radio and stage star of Buenos Aires, and leading man, Alberto Vila, known as "Tyrone Power" of Latin-American films, are shown at they arrived in New York en- route to Hollywood. Westmoreland Schoolmen Will Gather Friday Association will hold its annual meeting March 17, St. Patrick's Day, Narcotic Addicts Banned in Slate as Drivers of Autos HARRISBURG, Mar. 14.--Pennsylvania is keeping narcotic addicts oft the highway. Walter Kress, acting Secretary of Revenue, disclosed that more than j 28,000 known addicts have been re- MOUNT PLEASANT, Mar. 14.-- j fused licenses and cannot get driving Westmoreland County Schoolmen's I permits until they show "on competent medical authority absolute j proof of cure." in the Westmoreland Homesteads { He announced also that more than school. Supervising principals and 5 ' 000 applicants, known to be subject superintendents not members of the i Another Vandcrliilt. j LOS ANGIILES, M a i . H -- A l f r e d ' Gywim VandcrbiH, million.me hoic- i man, .mnounted the nirth at Good | S , i m n i U u i Hospital of a daughter, Wenciie. Mis. Vanderbilt ib the former Moily Hudson, niece of Charles S. Howaid. owner of Scabiscuit and . other famous rate hort-os. The Vani del oills were married Inst June. YOUGetThisBeautiful ·· - -",.-..-···· -;·. ·· 11.. \*~*. ..·;· :'v^c^^i^;;;.-:v. 1 ';--A Kitchenware FREE association are invited to attend, will be an all day meeting. It Former Coal Man Dies. SOMERSET, Mar. 14--John Crosby Brydon, 65, formerly of Somerset, died Tuesday night at his home in Chicago. He was general manager of the Somerset Coal Company and continued with that concern in the same capacity. During the World ^_War, he was fuel administrator for to epilepsy, have been refused permits and 259 are waiting for speacial heaiinfis. Kress declared the 50,000 physically or mentally defective persons who asked for licenses in the new permit period just btarted "constitute one of the most serious safety hazards." Pennsylvania, West Maryland. Virginia Schultz "Widow Broke. NEW YORK, Mar. 14.--The widow of the gangster "Dutch' 1 Schultz says she is pennilness. Nevertheless the and government filed a tax lien lor ?7,- j 980.39 against her. During Our Special Majestic Sale Only..March 13 to 18 The fine Kitcheawarc pictured above -that's our gift to you, for one week only, when you purchase a Majestic Range! Triple weight white eaumel...chrome covers...bakelite knobs...quick-heating black bottoms...features which make this the ai'tsfacraf of all kftchenware I 1. The GREAT MAJESTIC ...Choice of Three Generations Come ia, see the Afaiestic demonstrated, cxamirc carefully its new and exclusive (estates Discover for yourself the reasons for its flawless baking: and cooking performance. Also why the Great Majesrichas been thefirsit/xicc of skilled cooks for three generations! 2. NiW Popular-Priced M A J E S T I C Range Heats fnicr.yct it requires leu fuel} Rock wool insulation insures cooler kitchen duringiummer. New, modern design. Has many of the features that made the Grew Afajcstic world famous! Get Your Majntte Range Now and get tbe Kutfenwrc FREE. Easy ttrmt, ij desired. QUALITY PHOXE 135. SERVICE AND PETER PAN OFFERS SUPERIOR CLEANING SERVICE It your budget ivon't .stand the strain of Imytiifi ueiv clothes, ilon't worry--we'll clemi your ulil onr-s so well you won't nruil new ones! So, iro riirlit ulieiid--plan to enjoy Sprinc outdoors. Take the first .step simply by brhiiritiij; your clothes to 1'ctec I'nii noti, TODAY! V \ \ Ladies' Plain D R E S S E S One-p i e c e, pleated, chiffon, velvet, white, slightly hmher. COATS Spring-weight. Cleaned. Specials In Our Shoe Repair Department- nnil Ladies' HALF SOLES Stitclicd Ken's nnd Hoys" RUBBER HEELS Ladies' LIFTS Knhlpcr or All-Leather i Men's SUITS and Topcoats Cleaned 308 South Pittsliurg Street. Opposite Curuegie Library Wesfern Pennsylvania's Largest Dry Cleaning Plant.

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