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ffrfthiiSM I 1 7 PAGE FOUR THE CHARLOTTE OBSERVER The Foremost Newspaper of The Two Carolina j- SATURDAY MAY 29 1943 SECTION ON LflBELSSenate Votes Curb On Fund JAPANESE LISE SEEK DIVISIONS Dr Harrison Will Address Medical Group Administration Forces Stand By In Silence as Chamber Acts to Bar From Financing Controversial Agencies With War Emergency to Conference Jk WASHINGTON May 28 (P) Administration forces stood by in silence today as the Senate voted to prohibit President use of war emergency funds to finance controversial agencies The curb was voted without debate or roll call as part of $143-630591 urgent deficiency appropriations bill Acting Democratic Leader Hill of Alabama told reporters he hopes the amendment will be rephrased in conference with the House which previously passed the bill with a restriction against using such funds for the National Resources Planning board and the Farm Security administration The substitute Senate amendment prohibits use of the war fund to supplement spending for any of the functions" of any agency for which Congress has appropriated or to finance agencies denied appropriations It exempts only functions of the War and Navy departments EXPRESSES FEAR After passage of the bill Senator Lucas Democrat of Illinois ex pressed fear that the amendment might impair the effectiveness of the fund to meet emergencies Sen' ator McKellar Democrat of Ten nessee said that if essential agencies were the con dition could be corrected in the conference of which McKellar is a member Hill said the urgency of passing the bill carrying funds to meet war overtime pay raises recently grant ed Federal employes influenced the decision not to debate the amend' ment The Senate stripped from the bill a House amendment prohibiting payment of salaries to Robert Morss Lovett 73-year-old secretary to the Virgin islands Goodwin Watson and William Dodd Jr Federal Communications commission employes House committees accused them of having belonged to subversive groups BUNNELLE MADE WRITERS HEAD WARRENTON May JP)-R Young prominent Warrenton lumberman tonight fatally wounded his wife killed his son Ralph Delane Young and the'n took his own life with a rifle Coroner Davis of Warren county announce' No inquest was deemed necessary The triple tragedy took place in the Young home here at 7 tonight Young according to officers shot his wife first then turned the gun on his son who died instantly Mrs Young who was wounded in the stomach was carried to the Maria Parham hospital In Henderson where she died at 9:30 After slaying his son who graduated last week at Wake Forest college Young went Into an a dr joining room and shot himself YSf was found lying on a rifle with a pistol clutched in his hand Five shots had been fired from the two weapons officers revealed No cause for the double slaying and suicide was advanced by officers The Young family moved here from Asheville about two years ago Young was engaged in the lumber business near Louisburg and Mrs Young operated a clothing establishment in Warrenton Surviving are one daughte Mis Louise Young of Warrenton and a son Young of the army stationed at Lee Va Common Carriers Warned Of Violating Credit Rules 1 1 I Heads Promise Enforcement Actions Unless Com panies Comply With Commission Regulations i 7 1 Unless motor common carriers of property with heac quarters or branches and terminals in Charlotte comply more carefully with the Interstate Commerce commission rules governing the settlement of tariff rates and charges it will be necessary to resort to enforcement action whic' would involve both carriers and the shippers who are be ing favored by the jextension of credit beyond the currently prescribed limits Paul A Sherier district supervisor of the Bureau of Motor Carriers I warne yesterday Under the law It waa pointed out common carriers of property In interstate commerce by motor vehicle are prohibited from delivering or relinquishing possession at destination of freight transported by them until all tariff rates and charges have been paid except as provided in the regulations in Ex Parte No MC-1 This prescribes payment by the shipper within seven day of the presentation of the freight bill or if billed in advance within seven days after delivery of the freight INVESTIGATION HELD Mr Sherier stated that a recent investigation of carriers records conducted in this area indicated that carriers in some instances are extending credit to shippers beyond the limits of the regulations and Harry Rubey district director of the bureau concurred in this allegation Mr Rubey asserted that the failure of carriers to remit COD collections promptly to the shippers in accordance with the tariff regulations and the failure to pay the freight charges to the carriers within the prescribed time were violations which appeared to go hand in hand Carriers and shippers indulging in such practices were subjecting themselves to prosecution and the penalties prescribed in the act he stated In discussing the rare and regu lations of the commission the officials of the local bureau warned that the extension of credit to favored shippers in excess of that permitted by the regulations may constitute tne offense of offering and granting concessions on the part of the carrier and the offense of receiving concessions on the part of the shipper Shippers who habitually delay payment beyond the allowable time and those who refuse or neglect to pay overdue accounts must be placed on a cash basis until such time as the carriers have satisfied themselves that further credit will not be abused they explained The presence on books of unpaid accounts of long standing unless they take the necessary legal steps to force collection would be deemed sufficient to institute proceedings against the carriers It being their duty to collect the full tariff rate in the required time al lotted The fact that the consignor 0 i consignee had filed with the carrier a claim for damages to the property transported or other shipments is no excuse for the postponement of the collection of the lawfully established charges for the transportation of the property the officials emphasized Claims for damages and collection of established charges for transportation are separate and distinct items and carriers are not relieved from their duty of collection because such claims are filed they concluded I These rulings were brought to1 the attention of truckers in this1 area at a meeting of common car-i riers of property Thursday evening at Hotel Charlotte Camp Funeral arrangements had not been made late tonight ZONE MAIL PLAN MEETING FAVOR System Already Started But 35 Cities Including Greensboro and Raleigh Dropped Allies Lose Two Spitfires Bu Retaliate Wfith Big Raid On Wewak Base ALLIED HEADQUARTERS IN AUSTRALIA Saturday May Two Spitfires were lost in aerial dog fighting in which three Japanese bombers were downed over the Darwin Australia area the High Command announced today On the Allied offensive side big four-engined bombers dropped nearly 19 tons of bombs on three airdromes at Wewak New Guinea starting big fires Wewak is on the north coast above Lae which on Thursday was plastered with more than 28 tons of bombs Wewak is a supply base for Lae 325 miles southeast The enemy raid was made bn Millingimbi by eight Japanese bombers and six fighters at high altitude Their bombs caused roon communique said There were no casualties suffered In addition to the three bombers shot down others were damaged Millingimbi is an Allied aerial outpost to the east of Darwin Bad weather hampered all air operations but despite the adverse conditions the big bcynbers raided Wewak before dawn The big load of bombs fell on the Boram Dagua and Wewak airdromes At Borams the fires started appeared to be from burning planes Enemy searchlights were extinguished In all 18 fires broke out The Japanese threw up a heavy curtain of antiaircraft fire but offered no aerial opposition All the Ailed planes got back to base Elsewhere on New Guinea an attack plane bombed a supply base in the Salamaua area below Lae and a big bomber strafed the enemy village of Sangar above the Huon gulf On the west coast of New Britain a big bomber on armed reconnaissance attacked and destroyed a jet ty on Garua island near Talasea DEPOT OFFICERS FETED AT PARTY 300 Persons Attend Affair at Monroe Country Club For Re placement Men and Wives Officers of the Twelfth Replacement depot at Camp Sutton and their wives and friends were honored last night at a party given for them at the Monroe Country club Approximately 300 persons attended the affair which was the first social gathering" of its kind for the unit which is newly organized i In the reception line were Col Wheeler commanding officer at Camp Sutton and Mrs Wheeler Col George A Moore commanding officer of the Twelfth Replacement depot Col Oliver Wyman executive officer for the depot end Major Turpin adjutant general of the depot and Mrs Turpin CENTRAL HIGH BANQUET HELD Senior Class Festivity Attend-d By Almost 300 School Presented $250 Central annual senior class banquet was held last night in the Hotel Charlotte with almost 300 members of the graduating class attending Nancy Jane Ansley senior president for the second semester pre fdde-1 and opened with the welcom tag speech Retta Aughtry student council president delivered the invocation The class history was read by Kin-lbch Rivers and Jack Conkwright pres ed the senior picture Rivers then presented the gift of the ring committee to the senior dlass and John Byrd presented $250 tthe school as the senior gift Haywood Bobbitt gave the dedication of the last will and testament end Virginia Scott read the class poem Henry Alexander read the prophecy The program was concluded by Dr farewell message and singing of the class song composed by Tommy Carr COOKING AT ONE TRAIN I BOYS KILLED BY ANOTHER CHARLESTON Va May 28 UP i A passenger train struck and killed three small boys today as they paused on their way home from school to watch a freight on another track The victims who were carrying home their report cards certifying their promotion to higher grades were Robert Eugene Hall 9 and his brother Herbert Roy Hall 12 children of Mr and Mrs Roy Hall and Paul Kautz Jr 9 son of a former Charleston confectioner Charles Safley In South Pacific Keeps His Pledge Carolina Join Others In Urging Administrator Davis to Back Legislation WASHINGTON May 28-(JP) Members of the marketing committee National Association of State Commissioners and secretaries of agriculture urged ChesterG Davis war food administrator today to support legislation designed to set up marketing divisions in state agriculture departments and pro vide co-operation between the states and Federal government Kerr Scott agricultures commissioner for North Carolina said Davis gave the commissioners sympathetic hearing Davis said he would have the measure reviewed' and said he was sympathetic with its Scott said received from him the moat cordial reception we have had under the present na tional administration Its attitude toward our organization has been negative heretofore so far as our programs are concerned" The legislate (HR 2534) introduced by Representative Cooley Democrat of North Carolina would provide that the Federal government share the expense of operating a division of markets within State departments of agriculture Where such divisions are not already established it would provide the government appropriate $10-000 to set them up Besides Scott those attending the hearing were: Thatcher Arkansas A Sarah representing the commissioner of Florida Howard Leonard of Illinois John Brown Ohio Forrest Burns representing the president of the Oklahoma Agricultural Board Dr Bressler Rhode Island Carl Stender deputy commissioner South Carolina Fianery Tennessee McLaughlin West Virginia and Walker Jr Virginia ELKIN FUNERAL FOR MAN Reginald Greenwood Cartoonist Of King Syndicate to Be Buried at Old Home ELKIN May Funeral services for Reginald Greenwood 43 native of Elkin who died Tuesday in a New York hospital of a heart illness will be conducted at the First Baptist church of Elkin Saturday afternoon by Rev Grover Graham and Rev Stephen Mor-risett Burial will be made in Hollywood cemetery He was a son of the late Claude Greenwood prominent merchant and manufacturer and Mrs Annie Booth Greenwood now of Landrum Mr Greenwood a talented cartoonist had been in New York many years and was associated with King syndicate in recent years He was formerly a member of Elkin First Baptist church and it wag his request that his body be brought to Elkm for final rites The only immediate survivors are his mother and one sister Mrs John King of Statesville Friends of his boyhood to serve as pallbearers are Allen George Royall Bivins Edworth Harris Hugh Royall Grady Harris Robert Kirkman and Earl James GAS STATION MAN IS SHOT Unidentified Negro Shoots Len Mile From Oxford OXFORD May JP)-Len operator of the 'Hilltop Service station on the Henderson road a mile from Oxford was wounded in the face tonight about 00 when shot by an unidentified Negro who attempted to rob the store and who escaped in car Granville county officers said here tonight Granville officers and highway patrolmen are combing the countryside tonight for the Negro According to O'Brian the Negro slipped in the back door of the station picked up a shotgun and ordered him his son Bobby and Owen to hold up their hands dropped behind the counter to get a knife when the Negro fired some of the shot hitting him m-Ihe face Owen grabbed a broom O'Brian related and chased the Negro from the store The Negro jumped into automobile and escaped Meanwhile Owen tried to shoot him with a pistol but the weapon failed to fire Baptist Notable Dies CAMBRIDGE England May 28-(P) Dr Glover 74 once president of the Baptist Union of Great Britain and Ireland died today He was a prolific writer on religious subjects From 1836 to 1901 he was professor of latin at university Kingston Ont malting penny do repeated service DR TINSLEY HARRISON Professor to Speak On at June 1 Meeting Of County Society The Mecklenburg County Medical society will have Dr Tinsley Harrison as guest speaker at the meeting on June 1 Dr Harison is professor of clinical medicine at the Bowman-Gray Medical school at Winston-Salem and is recognized as an authority in cardio-renal disease having carried on extensive research in this field He is to address the society on The June meeting of the medical society being the last one before the sumer recess will be dinner meeting at which time doctors from this entire vicinity will be welcome Out-of-town doctors who expect to attend this meeting are requested to make reservations either with Dr Bost president of the county society or Dr Graham Reid program chairman There will be a social hour beginning at 6 o'clock in the Mecklenburg County Medical library after which dinner will be served at Hotel Charlotte TIUDIIIEW Vice President In Letter to Mark Sullivan Think Treaties Not WASHINGTON May 28 President Wallace said today that while he is firmly supporting the reciprocal trade agreements program as a cornerstone in American postwar trade policy do not regard it as the last word in encouragement of healthy international commerce" In a letter to Mark Sullivan newspaper columnist Wallace said he deplored blighting and restrictive effect on private cartels of the German-American type which existed previous to this war" and advocated cooperation to encourage and stabilize international trade in primary have favored steps that would assure to American and other farm-era their fair share of the world market and would at the same time assure to consumers abundant supplies of food and the vice president said the measuaes I envision are along the lines of the international wheat and cotton agreements already signed or considered and in no sense would do away with private trade The measures I envision would bring more business to private firms rather than less" Wallace wrote Sullivan to protest what Wallace said was an implication the vice president wished to substitute some new notions about international trade and an international for the trade agreements program KREISLER AND ZORINA NOW AMERICAN CITIZENS NEW YORK May Two famous personalities of the concert hall and theater Violin Virtuoso Fritz Krcisler and Ballerina Vera Zorina became American citizens today The Vienna-born Kreisler and the ballet dancer a native of Kristiansund Norway were among large group who received naturalization papers from District Judge John Knox Kreisler listed as a French citizen by virtue of honorary French citizenship conferred upon him when he left Austria several years ago celebrated the occasion by playing the piano in the offic of his manager Lawmaker and Laymen Propose Plans For Protecting Ultimate Consumers WASHINGTON May 28 (JP) -Representative Holifield Democrat of California today told the House subcommittee investigating brand names am for grade labeling I believe in brand protection but that is not enough That must be accompanied by a quality designation on the label" Holifield said he appeared request protection for the civilian consumer" prefer the subject of grade labeling be handled by legislation rather than by OP he said point rationing makes it an urgent Representativa Brown Republican of Ohio remarked that he was informed there would be a great corn shortage this year and also that the quality of the 1943 pack would be inferior to former years you going to grade such inferior he asked Holifield it what it is inferior corn" was the reply A Stevens vice president of the Frosted Foods Sales Corporations urged as against "grade He told the committee descriptive labeling precise and encourages improvement and creation of individuality in he said selected characteristics into an over-all combination of qualities and generalities" He said such labeling "might tend to discourage improvement and creation of Another witness against grade labeling was Julian Verst Chicago publisher of the trade journals Wholesale Grocer News and the Successful Grocer He told the committee he had conducted a poll among wives of representatives and senators as to their practices when buying groceries whether they buy by brand name or by asking for "good or other indication He said that of 78 replies he received to his questions "easily 90 per cent is in favor of the known brand" TO GET FLAG 1 POLE Memorial to Alexander to Be Presented to Girls In Ceremony Tomorrow A 30-foot flag pole and flag donated by Mrs Alexander ot Shelwood avenue in memory of her husband will be presented at 4:30 tomorrow afternoon to Charlotte's Girl Scouts for erection at the Little House in Latta ParK by the Mecklenburg county council of Boy Scouts of America Mayor Herbert Baxter will be principal speaker at the ceremony and Rev Willis Clark pastor of St Peter Episcopal church will deliver the invocation Dorothy Kimble of Girl Scout Troop 16 will accept the gift from Harry Haar of Troop 11 on behalf of the hundreds of Girl Scouts who will witness the presentation Mar in Harkey of the Sea Scout Ship Donald McKay will act as master of ceremonies Also on hand for the occasion will be Halliburton president the local Boy Scout council Mrs Thomas Williams Girl Sctmt commissioner John Hackney Boy Scout executive here and Mrs Martha Haywood executive secretary of the local Girl Scout organization After the presentation ceremonies the Girl Scouts will be hostess es at open house and refieshments will be served SENTENCED TO PRISON FOR KILLING OWN CHILD CHICAGO May 28 (JP) Thomas kartell 28 whose wife testified he slapped their 20-month-old daughter shortly before she died of a skull fracture last February 22 was convicted of manslaughter today and sentenced to serve one to 14 years in prison The father was tried on a charge sf murder The defense contended the skull fracture was not the result of the slapping but was cawed by a fall on a sidewalk the day before Mrs Thelma Bartell 24 the mother testified her husband slapped the child because she had soiled a chair and her husband's socks HAS A GOOD IDEA BUT WIFE SPOILED HIS ARRANGEMENT FORT KNOX Ky May 28 (JP) soldier in the armored force replacement training center walked into a telephone booth and called a Louisville number The soldier waited a few moments smiled and started to hang up Then he listened attentively frowned and dropped SO cents into the coin box you 'answer the he growled "It cost me my last 30 cents:" He left the booth and disgustedly told another soldier "I call my wife this time each morning to wake her up in time to get to work You see we don have an alarm clock buy one any place not supposed to answer tha phone And I always hang up after the opvator tells me nobody answers That way I don cost anything But this morning that sleepy-headed wife of mine answ ered and the operator told me to deposit 30 cent!" Few cr ships are arm ing in Argentina than in many years ASHEVILLE May 28 (JP) Fire which threatened heavy damage to Bon Marche one of prio cipal department stores late today was quickly brought under control and damage to stock held to an estimated $5000 to $6000 Firemen estimated damage to the building would not run more than $1000 to $2000 Chief Of AP London Bureau Elected President Of American Correspondents LONDON May 28 (JP) Robert Bunnelle chief of the London bureau of the Associated Press was unanimously elected president of the Association of American Correspondents in London today Bunnelle who has been in Britain throughout the war succeeded Raymond Daniell chief of the London bureau of the New York Times Other officers are Edward Murrow ot CBS who is now on a United States trip vice president Helen Kirkpatrick veteran corre spondent of the Chicago Daily News re-elected secretary and Charles Smith of the International News Service treasurer an office Bunnelle formerly Held Bunnelle 39 was born in Urbana Ohio With a newspaper background that included five years on the Asheville (N C) Citizen and eight years in the Atlanta bureau of the AP he was sent to London in the early summer of 1939 There he covered the news of the remaining uneasy months of peace: then found himself a war correspondent RACIAL RELATION GROUP TO MEET Local Commission Will Have First General Meeting Tuesday Afternoon at YMCA The Charlotte Inter-racial commission will have its first general meeting on Tuesday afternoon June 8 it was announced yesterday by Mrs Francis Clarkson chairman Mrs Haywood and other members of the war and defense committee will be in charge of the program and there will be a discussion of tyar work and postwar planning in connection with the activities Mrs Clarkson said the commission has decided to meet on the second Tuesday afternoon of each month Meetings will be held at the Young Christian association at 430 o'clock They are open to any one who wishes to take part in the program of the commission which is the promotion of improved relationships between the races in the community Dark and vivacious Nadezhda Babushkina 23 a parachute instructress in the Russian army has made made daring jumps the highest from 23000 feet and has been awarded the Order of the Red Star mi a all a I of WASHINGTON May 28 -(JP)- Postmaster General Walker said today that the new system of adding mail zone number to mall addressed to many large cities had been enthusiastically" and that a considerable volume of mail already carried the numbers By June 1 Walker said in a statement it is expected that notification of the postal unit numbers will have been given to practically persons whose addresses art affected The Postmaster statement disclosed that the department has dropped 35 cities from tha original list of 178 cities selected for the zone numbering plan Tha new system calls for the placing of number designating the delivery area after the name of the city in the address Among cities which appeared in the original list and which were not included in the list made public today of post offices selected to install the postal unit number system were: Concord Flushing Greensboro Greenwich Conn Huntington Va Littla Rock Ark Lynchburg Va New Bedford Mass New Britain Conn Niagara Falls Pawtucket Raleigh Savannah Ga Stamford Conn Troy and Wheeling Va BRUSH CO PRESIDENT JOINS ADVISORY GROUP Smith president of Cara-lina Brush company of- Charlotte will serve on the maintenance brush manufacturers industry advisory committee it was announced yesterday by the North Carolina War Production board sponsor of tha advisory groups Other businessmen of the western North Carolina section who were placed on the advisory bodies of the WPB were A Gooda Goode's drug store at Asheville andF Morris of Morris Early Co at Winston-Salem both of whom become members of the retail trade industry advisory Lend-Lease Official in London LONDON May (Aj John Cowles president of the Minneapolis Star-Journal and special assistant to Stettanius lease-lena administrator has arrived in London to confer on lease-lend operations He came here from North Africa where he made survey of operations in mid-April City News Round Table Discussion The Wesleyan Service Guild of the First Methodist church will have a round table discussion on prayer and worship Sunday afternoon at 4 o'clock at the home of Miss Willye Sum-merow 2013 Charlotte drive Leaders will be Miss Lilia Mills Miss Lillie Bulla and Mrs Earl Brewer Another Martin Martin of 2224 Davis alley an employe of Standard Oil company has asked The Observer to say that the automobile loaded with liquor captured Thursday near Marion was not his After the seizure officers said the car was registered in the name of Martin of Charlotte Appointed to Office Paul Ervin of Charlotte was re-appointed yesterday as a member of the Board of Trustees of the North Carolina Arthope-dic hospital near Gastonia His term of office was extended to April 4 1949 Re-appointed with him were John Beal of Gastonia and Herman Weil of Goldsboro Dance Tonight at Monroe Charlotte Victory Belles will dance tonight at the club at Monroe reports Mrs Harvey of the social activities committed of Defense Recreation She will take 75 girls to the club for a formal dance With Mrs Wade 100 Belles went last night to the opening of Servicemen's club No 2 at Camp Sutton Miss Kathleen Johnson Mis Fitzhugh Whitfield A executive secretary has announced the addtion of Miss Kathleen Johnson to the staff of the joint Girl Scout A summer day camp Miss Johnson who is a graduate in biology of Wintfimp More than 93 per cent of tha French people are FLASHES Library Hai New Films The film department of the Charlotte public library announces the addition of four new films to its collection The films "The Thousand Days" a picture of Canada at war "Keeping an answer to plant absenteeism News Review No and the rine Hymn" are available to firms clubs and individuals free of charge American Business Club Paul Schlatermund a resident of Egypt for many years described various aspects of life in that Near-Eastern cradle of civilization at the weekly luncheon meeting of the American Business club yesterday at Gilmer Howie was program chairman and President Victor Westmoreland presided In lieu of a luncheon meeting next Friday it was announced that a business session would be held at the Minute Grill at 0 30 CLUB GETS DESCRIPTION OF POLICE DEPARTMENT Lieutenant Al White of the city police department described the department at a meeting of the Charlotte Altrusa club held at last night Chief Walter Anderson had planned to address the club but was out of town and could not be present Two new members were welcomed Miss Sara McNeely and Dr Grace Jones Nine guests were present SUNDAY NIGHT SERVICE WILL CONCLUDE REVIVAL Evangelist and Mrs Goff who have been conducting a two-week revival service at the Apostolic temple at North Davidson and Tenth streets will preach tonight and bring it to a close Sunday night All American troopships are un- Beat-The-Meter Came Nets City Pile Of Queer Coins MONDAY Monday May 31 being a legal holiday in observance of Memorial Day the following banks will be closed: i American Trust Co Commercial national Bank Union National Bank Wachovia Bank Trust Co If slot1 machines eveg regain legal tMA Aft As lAiiMnwiirtArtfit A letter containing $25 has ben received by Irving Bullard chairman of the finance committee oif the Mecklenburg county Boy Scout council from Charles Safley former scout executive here fulfilling the pledge in the 142-43 financial campaign Mr Safley now a naval lieutenant pm duty in the South Pacific points out in his communication that 'the least any citizen can do for Mich a great character building and citizenship training program as the Boy Scouts is to honor their pledges no matter where fate sends them "If folks were out here where I Alabama sales tax doo-dad am" Lieutenant Safley wrote "they! One penny with a string attached i would not hesitate to do everything hud been dropped into the prue to $22939 37 in their power to see that all Amor- meter by a customer who presum-l All of whirh was regarded as Jean vouth wne timurd (his ahlv thought he could trip the proof that nobody except the city American wav" i clock and jerk his com thusihas yet hit the jackpot favpr in Charlotte the city government may be a steady patron For the treasury inadvertently is accumulating a sizeable batch of slugs They the counterfeit coins nickel-sized discs metal tax tokens the weekly parking meter take and they repose in a special box acquired for the purpose Among the more than 1000 that were bared for inspection yesterday were numerous Canadian dimes a couple of Cuban what-you-may-call-ems pennies and nickels worn smooth or hole-punched hundreds of nickel-m-trade "tokens and an But the meter obviously didn't string along City officials display their growing collection as evidence not of popular dishonesty but of popular desire to evolve a method of beating the game On the other side of the picture is the weekly tak? of dimes which have been deposited in the meters even though a coin of that size only a penny's parking And discounting the slugs the municipal slot machuies one to every parking place are doing all right as money getters This week the inflow was $732 11 bringing tne 13-month profit after deduction of college will teaih nature ft dy orders to leave She will arrve Charlotte c'ean No soldier is permitted shortly bcfoie tne opening of afnp deck until the c-sel no long-the camp on J'v 5 irr Crtn he seen fiom shore i I the United.

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