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THE TROY RECORD, MONDAY MORNING, JUNE 1, 1953 T h e T r o y R e c o r d TROY, N. Y., JUNE 1, 1953. HOURLY TEMPERATURES (At The Troy Record Co. Office) May 30. 4 a. m. 5 a. m. 6 a. m. 7 a. m. 8 a. m. 9 a. m. 10 a. m. 11 a. m. 12 noon 1 p. m. 2 p. m. 3 p. m. 4 p. m. 5 p. m. 6 p. m. 7 p. m. 8 p. m. 9 p. m. 10 p- m. . 11 p. m. 12 midnight May 311 a. m. 2 a. m. 50 52 52 52 52 50 50 50 50 50 50 49 49 49 50 50 50 50 50 50 49 3 a. m. 4 a. m. 5 a. m. 6 a. m. 7 a. m. 8 a. m. 9 a. m. 10 a. m. 11 a. m. 12 noon 1 p. m. 2 p. m. 3 p. m. 4 p. m. 5 p. m. 6 p. m. 7 p. m. 8 p. m. 9 p. m. 10 p. m. 11 p. m. 12 midni June 1 a. m. 2 a. m. 3 a. m. 46 44 43 42 41 42 43 50 60 66 70 70 70 72 74 76 76 70 .63 66 64 ght 64 1. 60 58 58 Blast Burns Fatal John Apple, 76, Albany city employee, died yesterday of burns suffered last Friday when a stove exploded in a rented summer cabin on Onderdonk " Lake, Albany County. Police report he was blown from the cabin by the blast when he tried to light the gas stove. IN MEMORIAM MURRAY. In loving memory of my grandmother. Mrs. Catherine Murray, who died June 1, 1939. "God rest her soul." MRS. ARTHUR BIBLASS. MURBAY. In loving memory of our mother. Catherine Murray, 1939. who died June 1, "Through all the years you have been gone Time never learned to still The longing ia our hearts for you. And we know it never will" TOMMIE, MAMIE. KATIE AND JIM. OTT. In loving memory of Ida M. Ott. ·who passed away one year ago today, June 1. 1952. NAOMI. NBAL AND GRANDDAUGHTERS. POLLOCK. In loving memory of Mrs. Jennie Pollock, who passed away 3 years ago today. June 1, 1950. God knows how much we miss her Never shall her memory fade Loving thoughts shall ever wander To the grave where she is laid. CHILDREN. A'AX DEN BURGH. In loving memory of my husband and our dad, Russell S- VanDenBurgh, ·who passed away one year ago today. June 1. 1952. "When we lost you. father dear t We lost a wonderful pal. But death has left a loneliness '" The world can never fill. "VVe think of you often And "we treasure the memory of you, dad, "We miss your happy, loving way And think about you every day. And though your leaving left us sad. We treasure the memory of our ' wonderful dad. WIFE MARIAN AND DAUGHTER AND SON, EILEEN AND BILL. \VIIXETTS. In loving memory of my" dear son and brother, G. Fred Willetts. who passed away fifteen years ago today, June 1. 193S. Someone remembers and someone cares Your name is whispered in 3.11 our prayers. A smile, a tear, a thought sincere. How often we wish that you were MOTHER AND SISTER. DIED APPELLO--At the Albany Hospital, May 29, 1353, Joseph, son of Andrew Appello of Staten Island and the late Carmella Appello; brother of Patrick and Michael of Troy, Mrs. Angelo Di Leo and Lucy Appello of Staten Island, Mrs. James Yannuco. Brooklyn, Mrs. Guy Passante, New York City. Funeral from the Washington Park Funeral Home. 222 Third Street. Tuesday morning at S:30 a.m.. thence to St. Anthony's Church where a solemn requiem high mass will be celebrated. Interment St. Mary's Cemetery. Friends and relatives may call at the funeral home Monday afternoon and evening. Arrangements by Eugene A. Bizzarro. BUCKLEY--In this city. June 1. 19S3. John F. Buckley, husband of Frances Callahan. father of John P., brother of Edward J-. Elizabeth A., Alice and Molly Buckley sad Mrs. Grace Case. Funeral notice hereafter,-- COLAVECCHIC--At St. Mary's Hospital May 29, 19-53, Nicholas, husband o f Theresa D. Malucci: stepfather of Andrew. Frank and Anthony P. lanuz- zi, uncle of Peter A. Vacca, all of Trov N Y. Funeral from Nehill Funeral Home, 161 Hoosick St., Tuesday morning at S:30 o'clock, thence to St. Peter's Church where at 9:30 o'clock a solemn requiem high mass will be offered. Friends may call at the funeral home Monday afternoon and evening. Interment St. Peter's Cemetery. Ct"RTI"--In Waterford May 30, 1953. Sarah A. Curtin. sister of Mrs. John Nial of Troy and Mrs. Thomas F. Evers of "Waterford; also several nieces and nephews survive. Funeral from the Finn Funeral Home. 102 /hird Street Waterford. Tuesday urging at ^ o'clock and at 9:30 from St. Marys Church where a requiem high mass will be celebrated. Interment In St. Mary's Cemetery, Waterford. DONAHUE -- In this city. May 29. 1953, Mary Ellen Cassid3', wife of the late James Donahue, daughter of the late Timothy Cassidy and Mary Rati- san- sister of Timothy Cassidy of Watervliet. N. Y. Funeral private. Interment St. Mary's Cemetery. TOSTER--Suddenly at Johnsonville, N Y. May 29, 1953, Linda D.. daughter of LeRoy E.. and Bessie Bebbs Foster: sister of Donald E.. David J., and Paul K. Foster: stepsister of Mrs. William Breen. Marion R. and LeRoy ^ Foster Jr- Funeral from to Mason residence. 545 Third Avenue, Tuesday morning at 10:30 o clock. Interment in- Oakwood Cemetery, iriends may call Monday evening. , GOLDSTEIN--Morris, at Albany. N. Y., May 30, 1953. beloved husband of iiL-a Yaguda Goldstein, devoted father of Mrs. Meivin. We-r-.er and Mrs. Marvin Schaffer. brother of Mrs. Jack Africk. also survived by three grandchildren. Son-ices at the Silberg Memorial Chapel. S64 Madison A vs.. Albany on Monday afternoon at 2 o clock. Relatives and i'riends are respectfully invited. HARDEMAX--At the Samaritan Hospital May 31. 3S53. Mabel Hill Hardeman, wife of William Hardeman. Time of funeral later. KEHX--In this city. May 31. 1S53, Josephine V. Weingartner. wife of tire late William J. Kehn, Si-,: mother of William J. Jr., Joseph £.. John A., Justin F. Kehn. Mrs. Joseph P. Man- srionc. Mrs. John F. Reilly. Mrs. Francis M. Carey. Mrs. Sidney L. Juhen; sister of Urban Weingartner. Mrs. Emma Benaway, Mrs. Mary Vielkind. and Mrs. Frank Ruff, all of Troy. Fu- r.eral from the Kerwin Bros. Funeral --." _ rtA«- rrim I--,1 C* »«Af tVi^-wAff^o v 92WiUard Seniors Attend Service Calling on a quotation from Isiah -- "Look to the Reck from which.you were hewn"---Rev. Howard L. Jfluberidall, D.D., headmaster of Mount Hebron School, last night told 92 Emma Willard School seniors "never fear to look back on your school days." He urged them to look back on their school days because "it is your heritage, it can be your destiny." Through the act of remembrance, Dr. Rubendall said, "you will gain the fruit of the years of work and toil here;." Dr. Rubendall preached the sermon and conducted the* baccalaureate service at the Emma Willard Chapel. For the white-clad seniors, the service meant the last time, as students, they would attend a religious sendee in the school's chapel. Graduation is Sunday afternoon. On looking back to the past Dr. Rubendall said: "Never fear such sentimentalism or be ashamed of it. A generation which fears being sentimental about the .past has lost its mooring, for such sentiment is the recognition by the human heart that truth is linked to history.'' He continued, "if you have been sensitive and alert you cannot have missed the challenge of the person of Christ, for surely, out of your Bible study and worship has risen this person of Christ. You cannot have missed Him. I charge you now to make Him pre-eminent in your lives." Dr. Rubendall said minds trained in the liberal tradition are needed at times likes these, when the country "is in danger of demagogues." He pointed to Mrs. Mildred McAfee Horton, president of Wellsley College, as one of the victims of the times. He said Mrs. Horton's appointment to a government post was held up because there was fear that her position as a liberal might unleash the forces of demagoguery. He declared that the "excellent curriculum (of E m m a Willard School) was designed to train your mind to cope with the complex problems of your day. You have minds that are free." But Dr. Rubendall also told the girls that discipline and order is needed in the world, beacuse without it, "we could not live in harmony with others or at peace with ourselves." He~said;~- ii Youhg people have a divine right to be disciplined in order to have the privilege of the pursuit of happiness." Dr. Rubendall gave the invocation and pronounced benediction. The Emma Willard choir sang during the service. Zoning Board To Hear Building Law Appeal The Troy Board of Zoning Appeals yesterday announced that it will meet Tuesday, June 9, to consider an appeal by John C. and Herbert Swatting of Latham for construction of a gasoline station. The Swatlings are appealing from a decision of Superintendent of Buildings John Mitchell denying a permit to erect a gasoline service station on the west side of Second Avenue, 469 Second Avenue, between lllth and 112th Streets. .The hearing will be conducted at the Rensselaer County Court House at 8 p.m. PRE-GRADUATION SERVICE--Rev. Howard L. Ruoendall, D.D., headmaster of M o u n t Hebron School, delivered -the baccalaureate sermon at Emma Willard School last night The school will graduate 92 seniors Sunday afternoon. Shown with Dr. Rubendall are. left to right, Carolyn Van Winkle of Troy, leader of day girls and Anne Botwich of Cl.udon, 0., head of Emma Willard Chapel Circle. Home. 305 Third Street, Wednesday morning at 0 o'clock and at 9:30 o'clock from St. Lawrence's Church, ·where a solemn high mass of requiem ·will be sun?. Interment in St. Jean s Cemetery- Friends are invited. KENNEDY--At home. May 30, 1953. Thomas Kennedy, husband of the late Mary Melia, father of John Francis, Hoosick Falls, Edward of Chicago, ^v. Kenneth Kennedy, O.S.A., of Ojai, Califarnia, Mrs. Carl Bradley. Hoossck Falls, brother of Mrs. Agnes Mumford, Rutland. Vt. Also survived by several grandchildren. Funeral from the home Tuesday. ,)une 2, with a requiem solemn high mass at 10 a.m. at the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Buna' SL Mary'* Cemetery. DIED "LYONS--At the residence of her niece. Mrs. Delia McDermoll. 2359 Burdett Avenue. May 30. 1S53. Frances M.. daughter of the late Martin and Bridget Kelly. Lyons. Survived by several nieces and nephews. Funeral from the J. W. Burns Sons. Inc.. Fifth Avenue Funeral Chapel Tuesday morning at 9 o'clock and thence to St. Paul the Apostle's Church where at 9:30 o'clock a solemn 1 requiem high mass will be sung. Interment m St. Joseph's Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral chapel Monday afternoon and evening. McCireSNEY--Suddenly at the Samaritan Hospital. May 29, 1953. Helen E. McChesney of 252 North Lake Avenue, wife of Kenneth L. McChesney; mother of Mrs. "William P. Gooley and Miss Madalene M. Marcell, both of Troy; daughter of Mrs. Andrew J. Neatrour of Troy: sister of Mrs. Marie C. Conleri of Troy and grandmother of "William P. Gooley. Funeral services from the Himes Fur.eral Home. 1928 Fifth Avenue, Monday morning at ll o'clock. Interment in Elmwood Hill Cemetery. RICHARDS -- At Leonard Hospital, May 27, 1953. Jennie E. Ayers. wife of the late Joseph W. Richards: mother of Mrs. John Crogran and William P:ich- ards. both of Watervliet; sister of Mrs. Thomas H. Halliday and Mrs. Sherman E. Pratt of Watervliet and Charles W. Ayers of Delmar: grandmother of Shirley and Lois Crogan and Robert Hich- ards of Watervliet. Funeral from her late residence. 1503 Third Avenue. Watervliet. Monday morning at 11 o'clock. Friends are invited. Interment in Albany Rural Cemetery. BICCI--Michael Ricci. Mav 29. 195?. Main Street. Voorheesville. dearly )eioved husband of Incornata Valente Ricci: father of Mrs. Anthony Cocca and Mrs. Helen Muscatel of Green Is- and, Mrs. Angelo Michele of Mechanic- vine, Mrs. Charles Fields of Voorheesville. Mrs. Santi DiCarlo of Schenectady and the late Charles Ricci of Voorheesville: brother of Salvatore Ricci and Mrs. Grace Ulion of Voor- esville, Mrs. John Fusco or Italy. Funeral Monday at 10 a.m. from the ate residence, thence to St. Matthews Church in Voorheesville. where a solemn high mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Interment in Union Cemetery n N'ew Scotland. Relatives and friends arc invited to attend. RTCHARDSON--Siiddenly at Glens Falls. X. Y.. May 30, 1953. Walton K. Richardson, husband of Eleanor Washburn of 5-52 Washington Avv.. Albany, father of Capt. Walton Richardson, U.S.A.. Washington. D. C. brother of Mrs. M. Stephen Pif.per, Harold R. Richardson. Miss Carrie A. Richardson and Mrs. James Flaherty, all of this Elected Sage Trustee Mrs. William L. Whitney of Newton Highlands, Mass., was named to the Board of Trustees of Russell Sage College at the annual meeting Saturday. Mrs. Whitney, one of the founding members of the Boston Chapter of the Alumnae Association and past president of the group, was elected for a four-year term after being nominated earlier in the day at a meeting of the Alumnae Association. She is director of the Department of Music Education of the New England Conservatory of Music. Miss Dorretta Ferber of Troy, the president-elect, took office for a two-year term at the Saturday morning meeting. She succeeds Mrs. Richard W. Schmelzer. Newly elected officers of the as-j sociation are: Treasurer, Mrs. Marjorie Francis Bell of Troy, and] recording' secretary, Miss Eleanor Byrne of Slingerlands. Mrs. William R. Harrison, Jr. of Troy continues in office as vice-president, and Mrs. Stephen W. Akin of Schenectady as corresponding secretary. Mrs. Whitney, the newly elected alumnae trustee, received the B.S. degree from Russell Sage College in 1925. She is also a" graduate of the Emma Willard Conservatory of Music and carried on the study of voice with private teachers for some years. After graduation from Russell Sage, Mrs. Whitney studied at the University of Florence and subsequently received the degree of Bachelor of Music at the New England Conservatory of Music and the Master's degree in education at .Harvard University. She has served as director of music at the New England Peabody Home for Crippled Children, as a teacher of music subjects at the Quincy, Mass., High School and supervisor of grade school music in Quincy, and as director of music at the North Quincy High School. She first became associated with the New England Conservatory of Music in 1942 and served for the next two years as a faculty member .in the Division of School Music and as a member of the Board of Faculty Advisors. She was also a member of the Conservatory's Board of Trustees and president of its Alumni Association during that period. Religious Discipline Theme Of Sage Baccalaureate "There is no technique to compare with religious discipline" fo helping people to live together harmoniously, Rev. Arthur Raymond McKay declared in delivering the Russell Sage College baccalaureate sermon in the First Presbyterian 1 -Church yesterday morning. "Most of the problems of life have to do with the difficulty of iving together," the speaker tated in his sermon on the topic if "The Anatomy of Tolerance." "There can be no lasting bond if community without integrity," PlaneRits Power Line, Two Men Killed Two Schenectady men were killed in a plane crash Saturday at 6:30 p.m. when their light aircraft crashed .into a high voltage wire carrying 34,500 volts and plummetted into thirty -feet of water in the Hudson River at Schuylerville. Dead are Louis N. Pierri, 42, of 13 Standisb, Drive, and John Banden, 40, 45 Adams Street, both of Schenectady. Schuylerville's Mayor Joseph S. Glass said that the village of 1,500 was plunged into darkness when the plane hit the power line. It took two hours to repair and restore service it was reported. Blinding Flash. Witnesses said the crash was accompanied by a blinding purple flash that seemed to illuminate the entire sky. Eyewitnesses on a yacht owned by P. "W. Dake of Saratoga Springs, which was heading northward in the river, went to the point where they saw the plane submerge in the water and r _, tried to tow it. Unable to move Man Sivims Back After Car Dives Into Reservoir city. Service.? at the Morris Funeral Home. 23.74--5th Av«. Time later. TROMBT.EY--At the Veterans Hospital. Albany, May 28. 1953, Walter Trornbley of 33 Sargent Street, Cohoes, husband oC the Jatc Delia Lessard; brother of Mrs. Harry Gossler Mrs. Sylvia Gordon, Mrs, Harry Neilsen ana Warden Trembler, all ol Cleveland. Ohio; Esmond Trombley of Mornsonvillc, N. Y.. and Albert H Tromblfiy of Louisville. Ky. Funsra Monday at 9 a.m. from the Funeral Home of A, G. Boivin's Sons. 70 Confess Street, Cohoes a n d , a t 9:30 a.m from St. Joseph's Church where a sol- ^nn requiem mass will b". celebrated rnteraient ia St. Joat'ph'a Cemetery Waterford. A Troy man who Vent on a Memorial Day weekend drive yesterday morning reportedly swam home leaving his car in the bottom of a former city reservoir. The freak incident took place at 4:25 a.m. Sunday when a car owned and operated by John J. Joslin, 23, of 16 Oakwood Avenue, left the road and crashed through the iron fence around the Second Reservoir, on Oakwood Avenue. The car plunged into the water sinking to the bottom about 30 feet from shore. Joslin managed to get out miraculously and swam to shore. A tow truck crew had to obtain grappling hooks and a boat to reach the car raising it with a winch about 6:30 a'.m. The case was investigated by Patrolmen George Russp and Vincent Lazaz- zo. DIED AVILKIE--At the residence. 313-West llth Mile Road. Royal Oak, Michigan. May 29. 1953. Lillian May Ballantyne. wife pf Lathrop Wilkie; mother of Mrs. Samuel H. Webb, Ferndale, Mich.: cousin of Mrs. Josephine Flack and sister of the iate Minnie Gibson. Also survived by two grandchildren. Funeral services Monday at 11 a.m. from the A. R. Fox Son 1 Funeral Home, Congress and Thirteenth Streets Troy. Interment in Elmwood Hill Cemetery. AV1SKMAN--In this city. May 31 1953. Jennie A. Bliss, wife of Rev. Eugene Wiseman: mother of Mrs. Reba McCuen of Syracuse, Roger Wiseman and Eugene R. Wiseman. Friends ar rt invited to attend the funeral service at Clark and Blake Memorial Chapel SIS River Street. Wednesday morning at 10:30 o'clock. Interment in Oakwooc Cemetery. Friends may call at the chape! Tuesday evening from 7 to 9 o'clock. During the last week services were held in the Gardner Earl Memoria Chapel and Crematorium in Oakwood Ccmeterv for the following: "WILLIAM C. BATTIX ARTHUR D. REED DR. JOSEPH FULEP WILLIAM MEINCKE DEWET T, ADAMS ALBERTSALZMAN A. LINCOLN SCOTT said, "Where are we to acquire ntegrity? How are we to learn to ive together happily and harmoniously with others? There is no echnique to compare with the re- igious discipline. The great maser of the art of living is Christ; ie great and real transformer of ife is Christ." Former Faculty Member. "When men and women come under His influence, daily lift up heir hearts and minds in loyalty o Him, get to know His will and seek His grace to do it, they have ound the deepest bond of community," Mr. McKay, who is pas;or of the First Presbyterian Church of Binghamton and a for- ner member of the college faculty, continued. "And the anatomy of tolerance will be seen and heard .n the good-humored laughter of neighbors, their respect and know- .edge of one another, and their in- :egrity in following with single- learted devotion their vision of .vhat this earth, might be." The invocation and benediction was given by Rev. S. Edward Young, pastor of the church. "The problem of living together, ;he failure of all of us in varying degree to solve that problem, runs through, every level of life, and every area, from the difficulties parents have with their children and children with their parents right up to the wide-spread dissension and consequent confusion of the international situation today. Wisdom in Old Saying. "Now, part of our basic difficulty is that we take ourselves too seriously, are uereft of any glimmering of fun, have never looked n the mirror and laughed at ourselves. There is a let of homely, practical wisdom in the saying of an old Negro preacher: If you could jist sit on the fence and see yourself pass by, you'd die laughing at the sight.' To live happily and harmonious- y with ourselves, we have to learn :o know ourselves; we have to try ,o reason with ourselves; we have .0 be able to laugh at ourselves. To live happily and harmoniously h others xve have to teach our- sel^es to see the amusing side of a situation; we have to cultivate a ense of humor, gentle, genial and unsoured. I am not talking about ;atire or sarcasm for they can vound or leave- scars. I am not :alking about wit, for it can be Three Troy Priests Say First Masses Three residents of Troy and two former Trojans celebrated their first solemn masses yesterday. They were elevated to the priesthood of the Catholic Church Saturday as members of classes receiving holy orders in Albany and Ogdensburg. A fourth Trojan was also included in the class of 15 to receive holy orders in the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Albany, in ceremonies at which Most Rev. Edmund F. Gibbons, D.D., bishop of the Diocese of Albany, was the ordaining prelate. The three Troy priests who of- fer.ed mass for the first time yesterday are Rev. Joseph Leonard Halloran and Rev. Richard A. Plante, both of St. Patrick's parish, and Rev, John Philip Whalen of St. Augustine's parish. Rev. Owen Francis Shanley of St. Augustine's parish will offer his first solemn mass next Sunday Former Trojans Say Masses. Former Trojans who offered their first solemn masses yesterday are Rev. Joseph Francis Barker oJ Albany and Rev. John M. Crable of Schenectady. All the priests named above were raised to the dignity of the priesthood by Bishop Gibbons except Father Crable, who was among the first class to be ordained in the new St. Mary's Cathedral at Ogdensburg. Father Plante offered his first mass at 8:45 a.m. in St. Patrick's Church. Rev. Frank Fudner, S.J., preached; Rev. William H. Hunt served as archpriest and Rev. John L. Jones, deacon, and Rev. William Lemoyne, subdeacon. Father Plante, son of the late Mr. and Mrs. 0. H. Plante, is -a graduate of St. Patrick's Academy and Catholic Central High School. He will serve, ia the Diocese of Rapid City, S. D. # Guests at Receptions. Father Halloran, son of Mr. and the plane, snarled with the cut-cff power wire, the assistance of a state tug boat was obtained and with a score of volunteers the bodies were recovered at 9:30 p.m. The bodies were examined by Drs. M. D. Dibe and Dr. M. T. Boright, both of Schuylerville, and an autopsy was performed by Dr. Joph Lebowich of Saratoga Springs. After the autopsy Coroner Dr. Frank A. Mastrianni, of Mechanicville gave a decision of accidental death in both cases. He said that Sanden's death was caused by elec- xocution and Pierri died of shock "rom fractured ribs, a crushed chest and lungs and ruptured liver and spleen. Mrs. C. H. Smith, Church Member, Dies At Age of 97 Mrs. Cora Hempstead Smith, 97, oldest member of St. John's Episcopal Church, died yesterday at the home of her late son, Harold L. Smith, in Morrisville. He formerly was secretary of State College of Agriculture there. Mrs. Smith was the widow of Henry L. Smith, who for many years was an engineer at the old Kennedy and Murphy Brewing Co. in Troy. She moved from Troy to Morrisville in 1944. but retained her membership.in St. John's. Survivors include her daughtcr- in-law, Mrs. Belle Smith; two grandchildren, Harold and Janet Smith, and two great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. tomorrr-v from St. John's Episcopal Church witix Rev. Bradford Burnham, rector, officiating. Interment will be in Oakwood Cemetery. · Samaritan Graduates Attend Service Baccalaureate services were held yesterday afternoon for 20 seniors of the Samaritan Hospital School o£ Nursing v;ho will be graduated at exercises at 8:30 p.m., today at the Emma Willard School. Members of the graduating class and the faculty joined in a proces- Troy Pay8 Tribute Troy and area communities pild tribute to the dead of all wars Sit- urday at solemn Memorial Day ier- vices. Parades were held in downtown Troy and in Lansingburg ts well as many towns in the county. Troy's Memorial Day observance included a brief service at the Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument, conducted by veterans' organizations. Music was provided by Doring's Band, a volley was fired by a firing squad from Trojan Post, V.F.W., and taps was sounded by Bert Grace. A parade preceded and followed the exercises and was officially reviewed at Barker Park. The Troy Police Department furnished an ei- cort. John J. Dougherty was grand marshal. Mayor Edward A. Fitzgerald rode a white horse as head of the Elks' platoon whose group received first prize in the recent State Elks' Association convention parade in Albany. The mayor, as honorary grand marshal, was also on the reviewing stand and was joined by other participants as follows: Lt. Commander Edward A. Connors of the Naval Reserve who acted as chief of staff for the grand marshal; Martin A. Mahar, staff ad- sional yesterday at the baccalaure- jutant; members of the Rensselaer Took Off Earlier. The pair reportedly took off earl- er in the day from the Schenectady. Airport in a plane owned by the Capital Flying Service of that city, operated by Joseph Marino. Just prior to the crash it was reported that the light plane had been flying very low over Fort Edward and Fort Miller, either because of engine trouble or because the pilot had lost his bearings. Early reports said the plane was just skimming the housetops. State police said that the wings had been practically sheared off in the crash. The bodies were removed to James J. Hughes Funeral Home at Schuylerville and the plane was removed to Weir's Garage in Schuylerville. Marino reported that Pierri had rented the plane from him Satur day afternoon. He had told Marino he was "going home to New Jersey." The owner said the plane was in good condition when Pierri took off and that Pierri was an "excellent pilot." The plane, a four-place Stinson Voyager, had been rented by Pierri last week, Mario said, and was returned Monday. Pierri told him Friday that he planned on making the same trip over the holiday weekend. Salvage operations, under the direction of Trooper Henry McCabe B.C.I., Saratoga Springs, were conducted from two New York State boats--a buoy tender and a tug-both based at Waterford. Workers attached a heavy stee] cable to the plane and it was towed out of the water by a truck on the ate service at the chapel of Emma Willard School. Parents and a large number of relatives and friends of the nurses attended t h e exercises. Organ music was provided by Miss. Grace Bartholomew, college organist, and he School Choir rendered two anhems: Brother James Air, Arr. Gordon Jacob and "If With All L r our Hearts," Felix Mendelssohn, arr. K. K. Davis, and the choral esponses. The Baccalaureate message was delivered by Rev. Carlyle Adams, t, D., lecturer in philosophy and religion at Russell Sage College. lis subject was "God and Human Suffering." He directed his talk ;o the members of the nursing pro- 'ession. He stated that people can !ace pain and suffering in three ways, by running away from it, pretending it isn't there, and third to face it as a reality. Dr. Adams stressed the importance of faith, regardless of creed, in helping all persons to stand their suffering and speed them on their way to recovery. He emphasized the part which nurses can play in having a strong faith themselves and in passing it on to others. The speaker at tonight's com mencement wiii be John 0. Am stuz, president of the" board of di rectors of Emma Willard School. Washington County shore, cockpit was crushed and it The took workers one half an hour to extri- Mrs. Joseph L. Halloran of 378 cat e the bodies. about humor that is kindly and cordial and large-hearted.' Ninth Street, celebrated his first mass at 11:15 a.m. in St. Patrick's, with Father Hunt, archprist; Rev. Alfred J. Ashline, deacon, and Rev. Donald E. Doyle, subdeacon. Rev. Joseph T. Ryan gave the sermon. Father Halloran. also received his early education at St. Patrick's School and.Catholic Central High School. honor at a reception in St. Pat- biting and bitter. I am talking rick's Hall yesterday afternoon, and a similar reception last night in the hall honored Father Hal"One thing is certain: If we loran. are to make any headway in the I Father Whalen celebrated his art of living together, we have got first solemn mass in St. Augustine's (Continued on Page Eleven) TROY PRIESTS (Continued on Page Eleven) BACCALAUREATE About 1,000 persons lined the shores while the troopers and boat workers hauled the submerged plane from the river. Sycaway Boy Scouts To Have Award Night Parents and Awards Night will be observed tomorrow evening by Boy Scout Troop 16 of Sycaway at its weekly meeting at Memorial Methodist Church. Movies of life at Camp Rotary will be shown and several scouts will be promoted in rank. Several merit badges also will be presented. Scoutmaster Larry Wartur will be in charge. Mrs. Wiseman, j Minister's Wife, Dies Mrs. Jennie A. Wiseman, 96, wife of the oldest living minister in the Troy Methodist Conference, Rev. Eugene Wiseman, retired, died yesterday at her home, 270 Sixth Avenue, after a long illness. Mrs. Wiseman, who would have been 37 on June 22, was born in Salisbury, the daughter of the late Samuel and Sarah Doxtader Bliss. She was educated in the Salisbury public school system, later attended Classical Fairfield, Seminary at Fairfield, and was a school teacher for several years. She had resided in Troy for the last sixty years. Mrs. Wiseman was a member of Grace Methodist Church and the W.S.C.S. of the church. flight Survivors, besides her husband, include two sons, Prof. Eugene R. Wiseman of R.P.I. and Roger Wiseman, a captain in the Merchant # Marine; a daughter, Mrs. Reba McCuen of Syracuse; 11 grandchil- County Board of Supervisors; and other civic and military leaders. Three Divisions March. Gold Star Mothers were given a place at he^d of the parade, riding n cars following the grand mar- ihal's staff. The parade formation consisted f the following three divisions: First Division: John J. Givney, mblic safety commissioner, as inar- hal; Police Capt. Kenneth Fake nd Fire Battalion Chief Joseph Carey, aides; Doring's Band, units f the 105th Inf. Reg. commanded )y Col. John A. Baker and assisted by Lt. Col. Emmett T. Catlin and rlaj. William S. O'Toole. Second Division: Graham Gibson, marshal; William Long, Sol Brafman, Joseph McKeon a n d John leehan, aides; all veterans organ- zations and their auxiliaries; Kendrick's and Hillside Bands. Third Division: John T. Tower, marshal; P a u l Geroire, Thomas Dougherty, Anthony Cioffi, Clarence Cramer and Brother C. Faber, aides; LaSalle Institute Cadets and Band, Col. Richard Lewis, commanding and Lt. Donald Favreau, instructor, Red Cross and Civil Air Patrol. Conduct Services. Other services included those by R e v . Francis A. Kelly Chapter, DAV and auxiliary and another by Marcus D. Russell Camp, Spanish War Veterans and auxiliary. Other parades a n d exercises were held Friday night and Saturday in many nearby communities and in practically all Rensselaer county towns. Rain had its effect on the Lan- singburg parade. Services there were combined with the 150th anniversary of Mills Memorial Baptist Church. The Lansingburg Veteran's, Inc., was in general charge, with David G. Miller, chaplain, presiding. Ministers of the several churches shared in the program. Showers and threatening a n d cold weather depleted the ranks of marchers in some of the towns. The new six-cent fiftieth anniversary of powered flight commemorative air mail stamp will go on sale at the Tro} r Postoffice today. The new stamp is red and shows a silhouette of the first plane and a modern plane ia dren and seven great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. from the Clark and Blake Memorial Chapel, 818 River Street, with Rev. Donald R. Lewis, pastor of Grace Methodist Church, officiating. Interment will be in Oakwood Cemetery. IFREE INSTRUCTIONS! On Self-Installation of \ FLOOR TILE 5 Classes for Men and Women; 5( Wednesday evening, June 3rd,« ' 8 P.M. et the Lifetime Plastics ·Jj Co. Store, New Pawling Shepping: 'f : Center. £ (FORMERLY ALBl A CAR BARNS): f NO OBLIGATION TO BUY $ Phone AShley 4-1063 ~ FATAL CEASH--Two men were killed when the plane above crashed into the Hudson River at Schuylerville Saturday. Volunteer workers arc shown removing the bodies of Louis N. Pierri, the pilot, and John Branden, both of Schenectady, from the Wreckage. HOSPITAL MEDICAL SURGICAL NURSE SERVICE INDIVIDUAL and FAMILY GROUPS ^ Applicants Accepted to Age 80 OF N. Y. MONEY T A L K S I i WAYS! TO S A V E | SYSTEMATIC SAVINGS OPTIONAL* SAVINGS 1 INCOME CERTIFICATES, 'f . · _.**. , ../ju_ . . , J fpTROY CO-OPERATIVE SAVINGS «7.«» 6MNO JT. Hnr frwMfct Sf. VH» J.»ir» - "*« For Complett Dtioili -- Tun, in 6:55 A.M. Ntwt -

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