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TUESDAY, MARCH 1. 193S. THE DAILY COURIER, CUNrVIULiL.SVlLiLiE;, PA- PACE THREE. Judge Ross S. SVSatthews And His Mother WiS! Be Honor Guests Tonight Visualize, if you can, n bank presi- j dent and on orphans' court judge roaming the hills of Henry Clay township in knee pants and a former common pleas judge dodging early morning chores on the farm owned by his parents in Mapletown. that will be unfolded in Markleysburg, tonight. Judges and ex-judges will cast aside court routine, the bank president will forget high finance and Democrats and Republicans will meet on friendly soil, when life-long friends, of Orphans' Court Judge Ross S. Matthews of Conncllsville, and his beloved mother, Mrs. Sarah Josephine Matthews, who celebrated her 80th birthday anniversary September 16, last, will honor them at an old time mountain chicken dinner. The affair will be held in the Brethren Church at Mnrkleysburg. Dinner will b"e served at 6 o'clock. Mrs. Matthews, who will divide the guest of honor tribute with her illustrious son, will welcome back to Marklcysburg some of the "boys" who used , to piny about her farm with Ross. While the majority of those attending arc expected from Henry Clay and Wharton townships, the affair will be attended by friends from every section of Fayetfc and Greene counties. All friends of the judge and his mother are invited. R. J. Arnett, president of the Second National Bank in Uniontown, will be toastmastcr. His assignment and the assured presence of former Judge Thomas H. Hudson promises a renewal of a friendly "feud" that has progressed for many years. At ]ast reports the score was about even. Mrs. Matthews now lives in the house in Marklcysburg where Mr. Arnett was born. Ross was born on a farm in Henry Clay township, near the Maryland line and lived there until he became 18 or 20 years of age. He taught school in his home district for three terms and then moved, to Connellsville, where he became affiliated with the law firm of Sterling, Higbcc and Brown. After Mr. Brown's death the firm was known for many years as Sterling, Higbcc and Matthews. The speaking program contains the names of ex-Judge Thomas H. Hudson, Ross Fike, Squire Joe Humbertson, Amidec Sccse, the guests of honor and others. For many years "Bob" Arnett and "Tom" Hudson have checked the boyhood antics of each other in their respective counties. When one scores a "complete scoop" on the other at any affair the winner of that fray usually comes out second best at the next Catherine. Unofficial reports are that Mr. Arnett won the last debate. However, this time he will be reinforced by the orphans' court judge and its is beginning to look as though some high, wide and fancy ribbing is in store for the assembled guests. It is a get-together by boyhood friends for a farm lad who by sheer determination elevated himself to the bench of the orphans' court and a distinct gesture of the honor and high esteem of that farm boy's beloved mother. TEACHERS'HOPES' DIMMED BY RULING . HARRISBURG, March 3.--Hope of thousands of Pennsylvania teachers lor acceptance by the State Supreme Court of an appeal from a Superior Court decision denying them increments under the Edmonds Act was dimmed when the Harrisburg School District upheld the decision as "correctly determined." The local school district refused claims of 94 Harrisburg teachers who petitioned for an appeal from the decision depriving them of $38,500 in increments and salary restorations omitted during the school term of 1933-35 by an amendment to the Edmonds Teachers' Salary Act. School Solicitor Mark T. Milnor laid the Superior Court, decision has "correctly clarified and settled all questions involved for the school teachers, school districts and parents." Young Folk Divulge Reasons for Marrying ABL1ENE, Texas, March 1. -Workers in the Taylor county cleik's office looked over the marriage license ledger and then listed 13 reasons why people get married. They arc: To get a living. To avoid income tax. To avoid living with the old folks. To save the trouble of putting on their best clothes to go courting. To get a slice of "Uncle Horace's" estate. To get the premium that employers put on married men in salary Increases and unemployment liability. Just for a lark. Curiosity. Intoxication. In order that they might settle down and quit wasting money. To avoid eating in a boarding From fear that it might be their last opportunity. "Love" also was listed as one of the reasons. Confluence CONFLUENCE, Mar. 1.--E. L. Bcgss was a business visitor in Somerset Friday. J. B. Hyatt of Fair Oaks was in town Friday. C. M. Cunningham was a recent business visitor to Baltimore, Md. Evangelistic meetings are still in progress at the Gospel Mission. Word received here over the weekend by relatives staled W. H. Reiber, who is spending the winter with his son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Howard Wright in Greensburg, it improving from a severe attack of «rip. E. B. Brown, who has been a pn- ticnt in Frantz Hospital for several weeks with injuries he received in a fall down a stairway in his home, is in about same condition. Miss Edna May, who is attending Thompson College in Harrisburg was a re:cnt visitor with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. F. May. Mr. and Mrs. Harry Brown of Cove, Md., were visiting friends in town recently. Mr. and Mrs. J. F. May wore among those who attended an important meeting of Odd Fellows and I Rebeccahs in Berlin recently. Rev. John Rodehaver of Harneds- villc preached in the Markleysburg Baptist Church Sunday morning. Lewis' Union Paper Gives Veiled Warning To Stale's Democrats WASHINGTON, March 1.--A one paragraph editorial in the United Mine Workers Journal, official publication of the union led by John L. Lewis, today issued a veiled "warning to Pennsylvania Democratic leaders who omitted Lewis' candidate in drafting their primary slate. The editorial said: "Just think of the possibilities if the Pennsylvania Democrats inated Thomas Kennedy for Covei- nor. Oh, boy. And, on ihe other hand, just think of the possibilities if they do not nominate him." Kennedy, lieutenant governor of Pennsylvania and secretary-treasurer of she mine workers, has been en- by both the miner's union and the Steel Workers' Organizing Committee. Jeannetfe Woman Dies in Collision Special to The Courier. GREENSBURG, March 1.--Mrs. Mary V. Gcyer, 47, of SOS North Third street, Jeannette, was killed instantly in a collision of automobiles near Edna on the road linking AdamsburK with the West Newton road Sunday evening, her skull being fractured. At least nine other persons were injured in motor mishaps in Westmoreland county over the week-end. Injured in the accident were William Gcycr, Sr., 40 years old, husband of. Mrs. Geyer, fractured ribs on the right side. Treated at the Westmoreland Hospital but not admitted. Marie Geyer, 17 years old, body bruises. Not admitted to the hospital. William Geyer, Jr., 21 years old, driver of the automobile. Contusions of the forehead and lacerations of the back of the head. Treated but not admitted to the hospital. Tom Fcdorek, 45 years old, of Ruffsdale R. D. 1, driver of the other car, suffered lacerations of the face. Mrs. Sophie Fedorck, 41 years old, lacerations of the face. Shock. Admitted to the hospital. Stella Fcdorek, 12 years old, lacerations of mouth and face. Admitted to the Westmoreland Hospital. Theophile Fedorek, 17 years old, bruises on both legs. The accident happened near Edna, according to a report by Private K. L. Williams of Troop H, State Motor Police, when the Gcyer car suddenly skidded, its rear end skidding violently around to catch the front of the Fedorek car. Mrs. Geyer was thrown from the machine and alighted head first on the concrete road. MT. PLEASANT WILL INSTALL NEW LIGHTING Modern System Adopted For Use in Streets of \ Borough. J. W. OVERHOLT DIES OF ILLNESS Special to The Courier. MOUNT PLEASANT, Mar. 1.-Council held a special meeting in the borough building Monday evening at which time Charles Daughcrty of the West Pcnn office in Pittsburgh gave the members a resume of a lighting system for Main street and suggested that a survey be made at the expense of the West Pcnn Company, to be followed up annually until a perfect lighting system for the borough is completed. A c c o m p a n y i n g Mr. Daugherty was Ray Hurd of Srott- dale. The lighting proposition was presented now so it could be considered in the budget. It was decided to install the new system from the borough line on the cast to the line on the west. Ralph Easton, chairman of the finance committee, read the proposed budget approximating $-19,000. It was adopted. The tax levy was fixed at 15 mills. Publishing of the auditors' report was left in the hands of the finance committee. The room m the cellar of the borough building was given to Boy Scouts of the district to be used as a club and recreation room. J. W. Overboil Dim. J. W. Ovcrholt died :it 6 o'clock Monday evening at his home in South Church .street after B lingering Illness. Mr. Ovcrholt has been associated with various conl enterprises. He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Sally Boyer Overholt. The funeral service will be held Wednesday afternoon at 2 o'clock at the home and interment will be private in Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Admitted to Hospital. Frank Lisku, 30 years old. of Quarry street was admitted to Frick Memorial Hospital Sunday evening at 8 o'clock suffering with contusions of the (ace and body. It was stated that he had been beaten and thrown from nn automobile and had been lying in one of the streets in town. An investigation is being made by the local police. Court of Reviews. A board of reviews for Boy Scouts of this district will be held nt junior high school building Friday. Mnrch 4. The court will be in charge of Chairman L. H-,Shaw. Fair Dates Fixed. At a meeting of the Mount Pleasant Volunteer Fire Department it was decided to hold its annual fair from June 25 until July 2 with the parade on Juno 29. Hospital Society Meets x The auxiliary to the Hospital Aid Society of Frick Memorial Hospital held its monthly meeting in the hos pital Monday evening. Going Dutch In Crochel Is Smart Household Arts by Alice Brook* This Scenic Crochet Will Keep You Fascinated "PATTERN 6060 A bit of string and a Hying crochet hook will yield this crisp filet crochet for chair, or buffet! Repeat the larger piece for scarf-enclb. Pattern. 60GO contains charts and directions for malting the set; illustrations of it and of stitches: materials needed. To obtain this pattern send 10 cents in stamps or coin (com preferred) to The Courier Household Aits Dcpt., 259 W. 14th Street, Neiv York. N. Y. Be sure to write plainly your NAME. ADDRESS and PATTERN NUMBKR. Looking Backward RIDAY. FEBRUARY 17, 1888. , fTIIURSDAY, FEBRUARY 14, 1918. FRIDAY Two freight crows on the Baltimore Ohio-railroads have a narrow escape at Haggerman's Rocks, near Layton when" their trains collide.. All escape by jumping. The house and barn of Jacob L. Stcnu, Spnnjjtield township, is destroyed by fire with a loss of $1,400. Old Baltimore Ohio depot is given a new coat of paint. John Saddler has his hand badly bruised while coasting. John McGuirc is caught between a pit wagon and timbers and fatally injured. Opera House narrowly escapes destruction when some waste paper in a rear room catches fire from an overheated steam pipe. Janitor Helms extinguishes the fire. A son is born to Mr. and Mrs. J. A. Reamer of Pittsburg street, J. F. Picrsol organizes a night school at Smock. Dc'ailed report of the Conncllsville. coke trade for the week ending February 9 shows a total of 37,934 ovens in the region of which 23,331 arc in blast and 4,603 idle with a total estimated pioduction of 224,145 tons. Shipments, for the week totalled 7,013 cars. Miss Elizabeth Loomis dies at her home in North Pittsburg street. Samuel K. Rowan, 15, dies at his home in North Piltsburg street. Martin Gabrizak, 38, Owensdalo, dies at as a result of a broken back. Bishop William F. Anderson of Cincinnati, who is on his way to Europe, pays a visit to the Methodist Episcopal congregation. Shepherd W. Edmonds, 43, former resident, dies at Hazelwood. George NefT Morgan, 21, teller at the Second National Bank o£ Uniontown, who was married January 1 to Miss Ruth McShane of South Union township, dies at Fredericks- Sugar makers are getting their I burft Wi v .i., while on his honey- camps in readiness for an early run. i moon . He and his bride were cn- Can Education Fortify Our Children, Youth for Adequate sical Security?"--Dr. Ade Phy HARRISBURG. March 1.--"Since inventions have developed somewnat faster than modern practices in the use of mechanical creations, education faces the new decisive challenge of developing human adapiations necessary for the safety and preservation of human life," said Dr. Lester K. Ada, Superintendent of Public Instruction, today. A conception of the proportions of this challenge to education may be seen in the following facts: 36,000 fatalities and 1,000,000 injuries are th« annual toll on the highways of America; J3.000 fatalities and approximately 1/iOO.OOd injuries are the annual loll of accidents in the home of America; and 15.000 fatalities and one-naif million mjujries are the grim ha:vest ol factory machinery year. It may be added here that an average of one schoolhouse a d.iy burns in the Uniled States; muiders average thirty-live per day in the United Slates, and more than' 300 per day in the world at large. We should not lose sight, in studying the responsibilities of modern education, of the hazards of earthquakes, floods, blizzards, and famines; of widespread dangers from infections; hazards at sea; and tin- devastations of modern warfare. Those costly tolls are the price of pi-ogress. Can education succeed in reducing Ibr- price without dlscour: Ring the prog/ess" This CANOE'S DOG TRIAL WINNER AT SCOTTDALE SCOTTDALE, Mar. 1.--The first field trial for bird dogs, held by the Scottdale Sportsman's Association on Sunday at the Klnn farm near Hawkeye, was a decided success, despite inclement weather. It was estimated that 150 persons were present with their dogs. The llrst prize winner was Chief Frank Ganoc's 20-month-old, English setter, "Chief Rex"; second was John Rilcy's "Dina," a four-year-old English setter, and third winner was Joe Maloy's 11-month-old English setter, "Captain Dick." Judges were John Barnes of Con- nellsvillc and Lloyd Koontz of Mount Pleasant. Rotary Club Meets. A. F. Prior of Orchard avenue was m charge of the program at the reg- ulnr dinner meeting of the Rotary Club Monday evening at the Presbyterian Church. Union Prayer Service. Another of the union prayer services of the United Brethren and Methodist Episcopal churches will be is the Trencl.iint challenge of physical held at the Methodist F.piscopal security in modern life. Church Wednesday evening at 7:30 "In view of these facts il is evident that d.mger to human iifc hcs everywhere on the modern scene," Doctor Adc said. "Accord- No New Moon Until ' Tuesday Afternoon PITTSBURGH, March 1.--Amateur astronomers waiting for the February new moon will be disappointed, ac- j cording to Dr. Frank C. Jordan, director of the University of Pittsburgh Observatory, for there will bo none. It's the first time there hasn't been one since February, 1889, according to Dr. Jordan. He said: "The moon's cycle occurs every 29 and one-half days. Last January 31 the new moon appeared at 3:35 A. M. This February goes new moon-less because the big yellow saucer won't make a return engagement until March 1 at 3:40 P. M." !·?. Y. C. Reports Deficit. NEW YORK, March 1.--New York Central Railroad, for the month of January, reported a net operating deficit of $173,036 against net operating income of $3,863,703 in the like 1937 month. Gross revenues were ?24,386,472 against $29,902,526 a year ago. SALLY'S SALLIES COLDS »nd FEVER Check* »alve. ftote ilropi first day LJquW. Tibieti Headache, 30 mlnutcn Try " Aunt Sarah finished up as an old maid because she wouldn't stop talking long enough to let anyone propose to ·her/ ingly, it becomes vitally impoitant that educatiun recognize the presence of these ha:..irds lo life in all their forms and make provisions for an educational program that will safeguard our people from these pitfalls. It is the responsibility of education to provide safety education through the establishment of snfe and s.ini- tary school plants and equipment. "More important than these external safety facilities arc the heallh services that arc provided in the program of learning itself. Here emphasis should be placed on ways and means of protecting individuals from disease, removing physical defects, and safeguarding human beings from mechanical dangers. More specifically, classes may be organized in the field of safety education where students may become impressed tot only with the prevalence of dangers, but with the means of preventing human exposure to them. "The promotion and maintenance of individual health for seriously defected children may also be urged. Vision and hearing mny be developed to a normal stage and other physical defects corrected by proper measures early administered. Mental hygiene may be provided for the purpose of adjusting school work to the capacities and interests of the individuals. Other opportunities for health and safety education might be made available through general instruction in the preservation and promotion" of health, physical education, and playground activities. Projects in biology and science, and the --pedal preparation of health workers and instructors who may be in school and out, are also effective means of meeting this- imperative new challenge lo education." Many Drivers Without Permits. Two hundred Ilfty thousand auto drivers m the State have not renewed their permits. MOX'T LKT COLDS THREATEN YOUK .KHU When jobs are hard to get don't let a cold interfere with your employment. Every year American workers lose a total of 108 million working days. This runs into a staggering cost of five hundred million dollars and many lost jobs too. Many colds can be avoided by building strong bodily resistance. For 83 years Father John's Medicine has been used in this way, and also for treating colds and re- su .'ing coughs. DC NT NEGLECT YOUR COLD 83 YEARS IN USK TKEAII.VG COLDS o'clock. The union services arc being held previous to a joint evangelistic campaign to be conducted by the two churches, beginning March 14. Fire Alarm Tcsti Deferred. Owing to the weather, representatives of the GameweH Fire Alarm System were unable to be m ScoU- dale Saturday and the testing of the fire alarm system m the borough has been deferred until a later date. Guild to Elect. Election of officers will be held by the Otterbein Guild nt Iho United Brethren Church Thursday jvening at 8 o'clock. W. C. T. U. to Meet. The regular meeting of the Scottdale Union, Woman's Christ'. 1 .:, Temperance Union, will be held at the home of Mrs. C. A. Colborn in North Scottdalc this evening. Sodality Has Dance. The Young Ladies' Sodality of St. John's Church held its annuil pre- Lcntcn dance in the school hall in Broadway Monday evening. There was a good attendance. "Sub-Deb" Club Meets. A new club, known as the "Sub- Del)," has been organized at the high school. It sponsored tea for mothers of girls in the organization so that the mothers of members could become acquainted. The high overhanging mass of rocks at Jim's Run, near Ohiopjle, on the Baltimore Ohio railroad, is removed by a blast of dynamite. Richard Woodmcncy, son of David Woodmcncy of Ohiopyle, dies at the age of 22. Leroy Moor, a former resident dies at Miamisburg, Ohio, route to Florida. FHIDAY. FEUnUARY 11, 1898. Detailed report of the Connellsville coke trade for the week ending February 5 shows a total of 18,608 ovens in the region of \vhich 14,578 are in blast and 4,030 idle with a total csti- motetl production of 154,700 tons, Shipments for the week totalled 8,127 cars. A tramp giving the name of Michael Fox is killed in the B. O. yards near Sodom shops. Mrs. Richard Herbert of Breakneck has her hip dislocated by a fall on the ice. New Haven council passes an ordinance granting the right of way to the Maryland, West Virginia Pennsylvania Telephone Company otherwise known as the Tri-Statc. , William Magda is killed between a wagon and ribs in mine at Leisenring No. 1. A small blaze slightly damages the Ebbet House in Water street. A birthday surprise party is given in observance of the 16th anniversary of Miss Clara Reynolds, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. J. F. Reynolds. She is presented with a diamond ring. The Elite Club gives a dance in Pritchnrd's Hall. The Aconian Literary Society of the High School is making a creditable record. The performance of Misses Pearl Robinson and Rae Victor are most pleasing. WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY \Z. 1908. Detailed report of the Conncllsville coke trade for the week ending February 8 shows a total of 36,299 ovens in the region of which 17,670 are in blast and 18,629 idle with a total estimated production of 185,375 tons. Shipments for the week totalled 6,299 cars. John Adams McBeth, 84, and Benjamin F. Haas, 69, die. Sullivan schoolhouse in North Union township is destroyed by nrc. Samuel Warner, missing for several weeks, is found dead near Mevcrs- dole. Chamber of Commerce launches movement to have Youghiogheny River slackwalercd to this city. Samuel C. Goodwin dies at Trotter. Report of Mine Inspector Thomas G. Williams shows 8,942,340 tons of coal produced during 1907 in the Ninth Bituminous District, of which 0,564,134 tons is used in the manufacture of coke, the production of which is 4,615,259 tons. Jacob C. Henry is elected manager of the South Connellsville Lumber Compciny, succeeding W. S. Ringer. The second annual banquet of the Connellsville and New Haven Merchants' Association is attended by 200 iwrsons. Judge J. Q. Van SwcaVingcn and B. P. Wallace arc the principal speakers. John Sullivan, Pittsburgh Lake Erie engineer, and Mrs. Amanda Jobes, boarding mistress, overcome by gas in a boarding house at West Newton, aic resuscitated by Dr. R. Kidd. New Treatment Found To Cure Pellagra By LOGAN CLENDENINO, M. D. PBLLAGKA is a dtscaso which afHicts a very largo number of people, especially In tho southern ·tates. It Is undoubtedly associated with bad nutrition and usually with a low economic status. Tho late Joseph Goldberger, of tho United S t a t e s public health service, thought that It was due to a lack of vitamin found in f r e s h meat, fresh vcg- o t a b 1 e s. milk a n d y e a s t . Southern families xvho live on found to euro black tongue In dogs, which Is considered tho canine counterpart of human pellagra. Chemists have succeeded in distilling a crystalline form of nlcc~ tlnic acid from liver. Nicottelo acid is found In many plant and animal tissues, and 1» believed to be essential In that It is one of tho cn- Dr. Clcndening ,a diet of salt pork, molasses and [mush almost Invariably contract the malady. I Tile symptoms arc rough, sore, scruffy sMn, the occurrence of (which Is usually on the back of the hands, tho forehead, neck and feet. .There is a soreness of the mouth 'and tongue, dlgcstlvo disturbance ·and diarrhea. The mental state ('usually Is confused and tends to (deteriorate until actual dementia 'occurs. Proof of Food Deficiency We have lately had some further 'proof that the condition Is duo to 'a food deficiency, something llko a ^vitamin deficiency, because a substance known as "nlcotlnie acid" has been found very successful in itrcatmcnt. This substance was Di 1 . Clendcnlng will answer questions of general Interest only, and then only through his column. zymcs which transfers oxyger from tlio blood to tho colls of the body. Animals, Including human bo- Ings, cannot manufacture the substance and must obtain it rcady- niado from the food. QUESTIONS FROM READERS - F. A. M.: "Will you say something about gall bladder troubto and treatment for same?" Answer: The gall bladder Is one of those backwaters of the body where iluld lies stagnant for some tlmo before being moved on and, llko all such places, is extremely subject to disease. Infection which gets in the gall bladder may form catarrh, or pus, or gallstones, depending on circumstances. Treatment may bo conservative, in the form of a mild diet rather high in fats, such as yolks of eggs and cheese, which tends to empty the gall bladder, and the uso of salts in a glass of water In the morning before breakfast Or if things grow more sorious, complete euro may be ob-' taincd through surgical operation. FEBRUARY 9, 1928. Detailed report of the Connellsville coke trade for the week ending February 4, shows a total of 25,878 ovens in the region of which 4,146 ire in blast and 21,732 idle with a total estimated production of 49,620 :ons. Unofficial estimates for the fire at :ho Baltimore Ohio Railroad Com- panys roundhouse and machine shops range between $3,000,000 to $5,000,000. Edward W. Michaels dies at Wheeler after a lingering illness. One hundred ,and fourteen families are given assistance by the Salvation Army, John G. Senor files suit against D. T. school directors. George B. Brown, former resident, dies in Texas. M. F. McCullcy is named on police force at Mount Pleasant. Deaths during the past week .include: Joseph Lapc, 55, Unlontoivn; Mrs. Mrs. Mary Gcttcmy, Maria Dawson, 80, Latrobc; Philadelphia, Mrs. Susan Means, 82, Trotter; Mrs. William Marks, 34, Oliphant; John Bunnelle, 77, Perryopolis; Edward Hoover, 77, Somerset; Mrs. Annie C. Cochran, 64, Uniontown; Mrs. Frances H. Bigrigg, 37, West Brownsville; David Elliott, three months. Briar Cliff; Simon Miller, 88 years, Greensburg, and Harold Paul Wagner. 11 months; Louis Economy, 48 years, of town. John Crafl Named Trumpet Player in All-Western Band John Craft, a trumpet player of the Connollsvillc School Band, has been selected for the all-Western Pennsylvania band that will play in the western band festival at Windbcr High School on March 31 and April 1 and 2, according to word received today by Director Richard H. Gingrich of the local band. There were 400 applications and from this number 100 were chosen for the band. Director Frank Simon of the Armco Band, that broadcasts regularly, will be the director of the school band. . Ontario Town Worries Over Love on Dole K LINDSAY. Ontario. March 1.--The problem of young people marrying in order to get on relief is puzzling Mayor H. D. Logan. "Thirty-five new applications have been received for relief and of these 12 couples were under 25," lamented the mayor. "They were married for the purpose of getting on relief. What can dc do?" Attitude of the Government that no single man would get relief is forcing young people to get married, one alderman said. BACHELORS JN WPA FACE SHI FT TO ARMY NEW YORK, March 1.--Colonel L. R. McGruder, acting recruiter for the Second Corps Army Area, disclosed that a conference had been held with WPA ofllcails to establish a system of "voluntary transfer" of young bachelors from WPA rolls to service wth the Army, Navy or Marine Corps. Mcyersdale MESYERSDALE, March 1.--Mrs. Jacob B. Cook, her son, Floyd, and daughters, Mrs, Hazel Miller and Miss Mae Cook, spent Saturday visiting in Johnstown. Mrs. Angela George and daughter, Mary, of Somerset were week-end visitors with the former's parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. F. Reich. Miss Clara Sayler, teacher in the grade schools here, spent the weekend with relatives in Rockwood. Miss Mary Grace Knecht of Salisbury visited friends Sunday. Miss Margaret Philson, employed in Johnstown, spent the week-end here with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. R. H. Philson. Mrs. William Currie entertained Saturday evening at her home in North slrot'l with a bingo parti*. At 10 o'clock a delicious two course lunch was served. AUTO RADIO SERVICE Arvln li)3(i A u t o 7{ii(lio, ?12 So-Credit. I'lionc'lOlO

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