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The Daily Courier from Connellsville, Pennsylvania · Page 6

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TTSJ!" jrr If i~n THE DAILY COURIER, CONNBULSYItUB. PA. ·NNI FRIDAY, JULY 5, if,-g^;a f"" FOR GREATER SAFETY MAILMOAM URQ6 LEGISLATION r TO CUt-bOWK -FATAUTIta.··'·'-· lf urn Show That Lat** Nwnbnr ·* Death* An of TreapamarsfiHi MM Tracfca-- l*ttetatl fut Step to Practice- . . . . . . . . Tb« «BOTHHn» ana Inereaiipc nnm- 'on ntln*a»; -i due'- to ' inent If this'act EB.are given to dep- nty aherilV by the general - laws bt th* Kate. · ' ... '· :· -...·;'·' '··' '.':,.·:.. "Bectltm 8. Any person willfully vlo- lattag jhe provisions pt tffl» : act: shall be deemed guilty o£ a misdemeanor, ' and apon convlctfcnTthereof" before a court of competent Jurisdiction, shall .be Hable; to;»,8ne of not-more than 'oneVjiundred? doliftra orr^'oVlniprlapn'- j jnent? in Jthe/coynty Jan forinot more .;'than .ninety fdaTB.vbr to both-Bach, fine snd Imprisonment In the discretion o( the court,-.i'~.' .';".·- ... ~ ' - : i j · · a of tt" country to tome circular, -with «x- · ptanatorj dlagramiu:/.'-.; 1 .'. ;.'-:?r"- ..;:·_ '.T "Why not eaact.'iuid. enforce .a-law «»r*U t ' .to tfeat recommended 'by 'the* rjatlon«l JUfOdatkm" of TUllway Com- f which' 1i.«hown beJow-- to prevent feto'alau "A BU Jo preT«nt ; trwp»i»ing. on " conpule* operating- vithln lhl« Mate and to provide punishment there- ft* : : . / " - : - : ' : ':' · . Wherefore, great Ion of life and limb revolt* from trespassing.- upon. ,r*flro*d property and jights of way, . ; _ Now.'.lbBretore, The- people of .th» jtate. 61...'..... ..... '. . .V. j.eB»ct:'- .."/ Section 1. It _iha!l ,be unlawful lor any unauthorized peraon to^-^rallt; .ride. or'drtT* npon or along thcj.tTaclu'br, whilu..Uie right of wayT.of 'any; rail..road company operatingrits.llnetf.wlth-:; : hi' thi* state, or to crosa auch'.'traclti or rlgfct "ot '"way" at^"any' place other ~ ~ 'Provided',- fcpw«T*i% ~Ui»t.-n6nV6f 'the proTfaiona" pf,-«hls. aci stall apply to employee* or licensee* of°-any railroad ,compauy irhlle engaged In the: performance of the duties of their em- UTILIZE COMBINGS OF DOGS En B ll»h' Women Making Articles for · -"the".Red' Cro'sa Service From Somewhat .Oild Materials. .. spinning wheel la coming -Into' Its-own. again in England', .but in -"certain Instances an unusual material. Is · employed to work upon. The-tiny pet dogs, so very numerous in dog-loving England, are "doing tlielr-'blt:" Watch the spinner at the "wheel nnd Buess .what her soft and.-fluffy raw-' material Is? Just simply, the combings of Fldo and Fifi, and a noet of similar pets. The softness of these; combings suggests before-the-war 'SlscUnndi^ahd the wool produced _.provl$rV for.- jerseys, mufflers, bed3ocks;-;anil operation stockings, ot which;tHe Bed Crosa say they caia .never'.have too many. Of course these doggie'combings receive special treatment before, they reach the spin- ^alng,-.wheelsIt .'seems.'thnt the use bt dog's hair for. wool-manufacture Is not new, as-h lady In-England tells^ of her .mother h'nviDg" a-frleze.suit years ago, the material for whtch was- contrlb^ uted- by a favorite Chow. Gossip hna It In London that only th» fear of looking absurd, prevented the worn 1 en's branch.of the'-mlnlstry of.national service from.instituting a scheme fn» collecting dog's hair. Perhaps the lit tie dogs are trying to Justify their tiny iives, fn -the.-face of suggestions that' their food Is more needed !n England now than their presence.- - . here ithey^'are,, look nl tbenu" ·' itls : waS' the replyfbf a local " a i a j his been wcat-to a lo. ca.l/^bcior-for;ezajnfnatibn: and/.treiiN. jnent.:" 1 ·Somej^:tne ·doctors 'are ordei* Uy"pi(U*ptS'-to:Jjave;-their' teeth- «· rteuinatlsm-- or othef rpsppnd. Soraf 3i^f j ectjy.^sonnd : ;ieeth i have^beeo avowing ernpleycea Injured on rlali«*da In the United .Stan, wtijle on dirty* durlug trie thrae 'years nnd-. Ing J«ne 30th, 1S14. Wt- ', DEVIL WORSHIPING IN HAITI cplatory system.* This, particular ihai .·nfactnrer^suhmltted,.to a_th.oT9ns:h.ex-. - Bald: ie. trbn-' We;- 7'- .There .;mttst; be". aonKthlng. wrong in -yoijrtteetD"..;: X«t me';look'-at them." ."And then the,awmrnodntlng patient opened.,his .mm;", and handed the aa- ;lonlsKed doctorr'an ripper 1 and^iower- .--Indianapolis 'Nc-virs. - How "Johnny Cake" Got Name. Corn .bread coming Into its own l» a repetition of the "story of Civil war days In the confederacy.- At that time the bread'^situation became acute and .throughout the .South the'people supplanted, the white, flour, article with corn' pone, later creating what we today know ac corn bread. Southern soldiers saw very IltUe. other bread daring the war. These fighters south of the/Mason and .DIxpn. line- were known to the Yankees . as "Johnny Rebs," and when It was learned that they ate corn '.bread, the federal sol- itten at bace named it "Johnny Cake." mg.****HIT $$£ *3:~'. .*$*£., ·**--.-... WC'l Diagram ahewlng employ*** killed on railroad* in th« United St.te., wh(l« on *ity, durlnfl th«;three year* tnd- J inf JIM* 30th, 1914. . . "-These diagram* were .prepared., to" show that the lares proportion of all- railroad accidents are not collisions or derailments but .little 'accidents such as stepping; on nails, .falling over obstructions,, going between .snoving cars.' getting on and or moTlnj: fears, etc., r.carly all "of whlcn couJSTne ivoldcd .in Uess.. tioi«,'i.tSaiC Wi -tahes^to mahe-ra .report -of «th*m. -and- that - liv avoided ^otjldt."j5«j:jai:alrjr ^wlpe* * .«ut~Ui«'accident'Kisluesa.' -' ...... : -^ ployment or otherwise acting pursuant · to th.license, nor to any person going ;-. in or upon such track* or. right of way j .»» »ave hnman life or to protect prop- j erty, nor to aiy^^'»ersorirgo"lnir''br'being' upon or. la the depot and - station jrouadt^ of any. ruch railroad coro- 'ninqr-iw" a passenger of'^of/the-.pm 1 -. waV-'of tr*niacting bnslneM-Anerc- jrrttfcVlt 13 further provl*^;;ft«t"*iiy' ·tatkin .a«ent or lectlqn^fpreinaii in .the, employ,"o » rallroad.cJraipiuiT doing toe same power and shall be charged »-ttj» jh'e: ta'tn* rinOes '4n',the.^enfoTce^ Neck of the House. .The "directory." man bad called, and asfcett the housewife for the name of the- occupant. ' . "Mary .Jane Smlth'i"-was the reply. "^WidoTT ,,or . spinster?^' - he asfeed, briefly; then, noting the sudden glare In her eye, he added, hastily: '"If yon arc married, it's your husband's name I want, as -he will, of course, be the head of the -house." "Oh,-be will, will heT" exclaimed the,woman, with some asperity. "Well, if he's the bend, then I'm-the neck, an' a head's a helpless sort o' tiling If It hasn't a neck to wag it." '-Was No* Responsible. A letter had be»n 'received by the aergeantj iriajor^ of aftlllery.;. from the war office wtth'rEfcrencetto one Gunner' "Green.' who./rppbrted killed, hud arrived at Woolwich. Could n full and satlsfa-.itory explanation- of same he : forwarded?! ··- ^ : The K. C. 0. gave ,the matter ranch 'thought, and then forwarded this re- 'Wi 1 :'·''"""· ·'"·:. '"'·' ' - " - . " · · "Green was an old comrade of mine. , I yJls.lted liira^whcn he was dying of his ;vjojinds, and?tnen -saw "hhii burled. Hence I know-that he;!« dead', and am considerably, surpriscdsto^hear^ .of Ui .ret.nrntp Woolwich ;rbat,-*.please eioa- ernte me from furth«» :bla»». ln«» much-a«"I- ! ai»Ciio't resrionalbfe for M» snbsMjnent' moycro ental"--Loodox An' '' " ' " ' Here the Savag« Inutinctt of tho Blacki Have Been Fed and Fostered for Centuries. Aside from wnrtike considerations, people .have become so accustomed to .beliigftsafe that It is something of a shock to* .learn- thnt only n ' f e w hun- 'iJreid .miles', from the centers of Amer- lcaii;chitlire.there is an almost Bavase country. Th" islands of the West ladies are, as a rule, the abodes of enlightenment where any one, man or woman, -may truvtji without fear of molestation. "Hue such Is not the case In Haiti,'- snys A. Hyntt Verrlll In "The Book of the West males." "Here the shortcomings, the failures, the savage instincts of the blacks have bc«n fed and fostered for centuries. From untamed jungles they wore brought'in reeking, pestrrldden slave ships .to serve beneath the lash. Debased, untaught, they rose, an'd in a resistless waveYof black swept the dominating whites from the land. Then were loosened all the pent-up hatred,- the undying lust for revenge, the suppressed savagery of the African races,, and slaughter, rapine, incendiarism, torture and debauchery stalked naked through.the stricken^ land." Haiti has . improved . considerably since then, but there Is yet much room for improvement; . "The. only .wonder is that any vestige of civilization remains, that there is the.semblance of nile, of industry, of order In the republic." Among the barbarisms now prevalent- In Haiti arc voodoolsm and obeah, the former a kind. of devil worship, nnd tlio latter a form of witchcraft. "In its most · fanatical form voodooiam requires humnn sacrifices, which are accompanied by cntt- niballstic feasts and unspeakable orgies. . . . Obeah, on the other hand, is merely witchcraft with no religious significonce whatever, anil in its most malignant form consists of poisoning with devilish ingenuity, and in tts commonest and least .virulent form amounts merely to a lot of nonsense, hocns-pocos and nmramery." Pechin. Indiana Best Walkers. When It,cornea to feet,civilized man lias a thing or two to learn from the ,dO(f eating Jgorrote or the pigeon toed ,'AmericairIndian, says Prol. L. J. Richardson, in a bulletin entitled "The Soldier ou Foot,", and issued by the University of .California. Becoming a patron of the long abused'pigeon toed man Professor Richardson', says Umt the normal gnlt of man is exemplified by the American Indian, who welts with his feet set par- uilel or even with the toes turned .slightly Inward. In this way all the t£es function and the lifting and pro- pelling.power of the foot Is at its maxl- ·munvhe saya. - . While deploring the army regulations requiring a soldier to stand with his toes turned out at an angle of .aboot .45 degrees, because of the £eo- dency to cause everslou of the- foot and weakness..of the posterior arch, Professor RIchurtison Is aufllciently optimistic for civilized man to conclude that in spite of the Inherited and acquired bad habits he can reform and "learn to walk" with fair results. Walking in tight shoes generation, aftor generation is the cause of nearly all the foot troubles of civilized man, the professor says. This condition, he says, has left but a single strong toe on either foot, the others being In tome measure atrophied. 'Frequent washing, trimming the toe nails and an avoidance of change from high to low heeled shoes are suggested as a - mcauc of obviating much foot trouble. PECHIN, July. 3.V-J. B. Senor and daughters,' ..Margaret, .Eleanor and Airs. Raymond G. Holsing, and son John o£-KeCers' station, and Mrs. George Wagner, Sr., of Dunbar, and Mrs. Eliza Holt of Braddock, Pa., were, visiting.Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Dono- uue and family ot Wehrem, recently. Mrs. Ray Fowler and sons, Richard and Edward B. of fiverson, were visiting the former's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Edward E. Miller and family. o£ | Koftert station, over Sunday. ; · j .Miss Theima Carr of 'Keffers sta-'j tlon, yho has been visiting relatives' In Dormont, -Pa., has returned to her home again. Mrs. George Wagner, Jr., and family- of ConnellsviUe, were visiting J. | B. Senor and family of Kellers station, | over Saturday. William J. Smit!cy.o£.KetterB station, has.-received from Hamilton Hughes of Edenbprn, a pair of fine male pigs - recently. He prizes them highly. , : ' Samuel Bryner of Owl Hollow, has resigned his. position in the Freeport No. 2.mine, and accepted 1 a position in the Ferguson mine. Mrs. Ray. Cole of Butler, Pa., has re- turried home aftor visiting Mr. and -Mrs. .Washington Provance of Keffers station^ last week.. The Company House No. 1 and the office of the United Firo Brick company of Pechin have been given a second coat of paint', and look well. Miss Margaret Jeffries of . Keffers station,, has received a/new position In Uniontown this week. Ernest Weiraer, who has been visiting relatives . in- "Plttsburg, has returned to his home at Ferguson. Arthur Kennedy and family oj Ferguson, moved to the Bartlo'tt house at the Greenhouse yesterday. Mrs. Harry Burn worth and children of Scottdale, were visiting the former's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Lewus Martin and children ot Keffers Saturday. Miss Anne Kelly of Pechin Hill, is visiting friends and, relatives of Pittsburg, for the past ^coS. Edna "Vernon ot ConnollBville, who was visiting relatives in Pittsburg for several months, has returned home and is visiting her grandmother, Mrs. Frances Packer of Fergusoa. Confluence. CONFLUENCE, July 5.--ThomaE Little-still-continues to'improve from his. long illnesK, " · . ' . B. F. Brown, Confluence Oakland When Exempt From Duty. Section 00 of the army law now In force reads: "The vice president of the United States, the officers, judicial anil executive, of the government of the United States and of the. several states and territories; persons In the military or naval service of the United States; customs house clerks; persons employed by the United States in the transmission of the mall; artificers and workmen employed in the armories, arsenals nnd navy yards ot tho United States; pilots; marines actually employed In the sea service of any citizen or merchant" within the United Suites shal! be exempt, from militia duty without regard to age; and. all persons who, because of rellg- 'lons belief,' shall"claim exemption from military' service, if the conscientious holding of such belief by such person shull be established under such regulations as the president shall prescribe, ishuH be exempted from militia service in. a. combatant capacity; but no person so exempted slinll be -exempt from militia service la any capacity that the president shall declare to b« noucombatant." ; engineer, who 5s one of our most loyal and patriotic citizens, had a fla£ raising at his beautiful home on Williams street here yesterday mornirlg, July 4, The flag pole is 45 feet high and set in ceme-at. The flag is a io 'oot one. "Bennie" has a lot ot good neighbors who gave him any help that was necessary. , . ; * Word received by C. B. Humbert from his father, who is ill in Pittsburg, atates he is slightly improved. Sam Meyer, blacksmith for M. A. Gollor, is .off. duty on account'o£,an injured flager. Mr. and Mrs. M. K. Oslar and son Harold left yesterday for Deal, where they will visit Mr. and .Mrs. Charles McBomald. Mr. and Mrs. Harry Dold and little son, who were visiting Mr. Dold's mother, Mrs. G. C. Michaels hore for several, days, have returned to their home at' Burgettstown. Miss Mary Nedrow has returned from a visit with her friend. Mrs. Jamas Valentine, at Cumberland. Mrs. George Walton, of East PitU- burg, and a former resident here, is visiting friends here at present. Mrs. P. E. Vincent of Fort Hill, was visiting frie'nds.'and shopping in town Wednesday. ·' Mrs. C. R. Fichtner and three children have returned from a visit with friends at Dunbar and Uniontown. Mrs. H. L. Hostettor is ill at present with a severe attack, of rheumatism. James Hook of Somerfleld, accompanied by his little daughter, was here yesterday enroute to his home from Somerset, where he bad been on business. Extraordinary Sale CHESTS AT THE Zimmerman-Wild Store Dozens and dozens of the newest styles in every size to choose from,. The latest period designs are here, as well as the les.i ornate storage chests. Every chest embraced in this great collection (the largest in the city) is made of genuine Tennessee Red Cedar "and every one protects garments absolutely against moth destruction, See the Stirring Values in Big Cedar Chests at $14-50 $19.50 $24.50 Plain or Copper Trimmed Styles Zimmerman-Wild Co. i The Big Store Near the Bridge Connellsville's Most Progressive Furniture Store · i .:,*.'-« '.-"-5; . His Sort. ^Molly's .husband' la a fine, mnnly ·yoang feilbir. l«n't he?" ."Well, from what I have seen of him when with her, .1 should say he la something of ,n Molly coddler.". PATRIOTIC LEAGUES Stimulate Production at. Plants of Jamison Coal A Coke Co. The JamiBon Coal Coke company is doing effective work in stimulating the production of coal and coke through the organization of the Jamir 'son Patriotic league, which has a branch at'each of the worka ot the company. Public -meetings are frequently held at which speakers, usually (hose having had actual war experience, deliver addresses. The employes of the works after two week's continuous work are given an honor card. After four weeks they are given a medal. In some .'of the plants the entire lists of workmen have joined the-leagues and the purpose. is to make it a hundred per cent strong. The movement Is endorsed by the government and the management of the leajrucs is under direction of James A. Kell, of the Westmoreland county fuel administration. PruMlan Faahlona. "The Iron cron U stll! highly esteemed." "I should ay go. So many of then arc worn now that they are a regular fad." Vindication.. "The English sometimes employ the 'etter 'b' peculiarly in their speech." ·Ten not sure they haven't got It right. We used to say 'unprepared/ Now we soy, 'Hnn prepared, 1 '" Head* Win. Mrs. Mir--Look 1 at the Haverleya tossing up a dollar. Gambling? Mr. Mix--No. Heads they paint the auto; tails, the bonae. Y. M. C, A. CiaUs for 4000 The following volunteers w«nt5J;3 mediately for ^ericas' scnricc^-io,,. Business Men; 500 Chiufleuri'a'nd'. Mechanics; 500 Phjal Directors^SOO' Social Secrctari«T.2000HutSectetirie».' For information, write E.D. : Poix±,SS' V.M.C.A.'^ An % * J " ' * " " VV ' VB Patronize those WDO advert!:*. Yough House RESTAURANT Under Iffcw Management A Clean Quiet place for Tour Family to Eat. Let Us Know What You Want and How You Want It.. GOOD SERVICE. Mrs. C, J. Annrtroag, Prop. Title and Trust Companvof Thoroughness That is expressive of our service--nothing is omitted to make it complete, accurate, prompt and courteous. We take miiclx pleasure In satisfying our customers' requirements. Checking Accounts are solicited. Has Your C 0 TM '" "» n i _ » i ; renew it nex. iMibscnpnon time you art Expired? fniotm. For The Libert] Of the World One hundred and forty^two yeari . ago the Declaration of Independence was signed: · . Today we are engaged in a death struggle for the liberty of the world. ' - . : . ' Let tie Glorious . Fourth be marked by some act that will ielp to win the war. One of the simplest ways lii to' buy a Liberty Bond. By joining- our Bond Club, Bonds may be pid for in easy installments. . · 129 W. Crawford Are., .C The Bank that Does.TUigs for lot* Liberal I«teresi »n line. Bepwib. CAF"STUBB8 "CAP" ISS'T TAKING ANY CHANCES! v ; fLl- .BIT SHE'S ONE TOO'. SC.C HOW 4HC CWN'T LOOH YUM IM -TV eve.'.

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