The Morning Herald from Uniontown, Pennsylvania on May 10, 1940 · Page 32
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PAGE THIRTY-TWO THE MORNING HERALD; UNIONTOWN, PA FRIDAY, MAY 10, Joe Coyne, Uniontown Merchant, Dies Suddenly In Florida Hospital Suffered Heart Attack Two Years Ago. Had Been In Southland For i Little More Than Year No Funeral Date For many years a successful business man and enterprising citizen of Uniontown, Joseph Coyne, 57, formerly prietor of a chain of J. C. Stores" in Western Pennsylvania and West Virginia, died suddenly Thursday morning at 12:30 in the Victoria hospital In Miami, Fla. Mr. Coyne had suffered from a heart. condition for the last two years. For more than a year he had been in Florida, where he conducted the "J. C. Auto Supply" business. He spent several weeks in the Uniontown hospital previous to leaving foi- the southland. Son of Peter and Pauline Coyn, Mr. Coyne was bom August 24, 1883, In Brooklyn, N. Y. Beiore coming to Uniontown he was employed as a window trimmer in the Buka Department store in Pittsburgh. It was m the same capacity that he came to the Isaac Silverman store. Three years later he found ed the first "J. C. Store," going Into business on the southern comer of Morgan town and Main streets. Later he moved to the present location, aee-eon boulevard and Peter street. Other similar stores were established in Conn 1 B: . i M -n- town and Fairmont, W. Va. At the time of his death Mr. Coyne was head of the Miami and Uniontown places of ousiness. With him at thfc Lime of his death were Mrs. Rose Dewalt Coyne, of Don-ora, second wife and their 12-year-old son Jackie. To the first mate Mrs. Florence Bloom Coyne of Pittsburgh, who died in 1913, in the Uniontown hospital-were born two children, Mrs. Made-lyne Burgess, of this city, and Floyd Coyne, a senior in Penn State. One brother, Michael Coyne, of Pittsburgh, also survives. A sister is deceased, Mr. Coyne was a member of tha Un iontown lodge of Elks and Eagles. He always had been an exponent of clean sports and was particularly Interested in boxing. Both Joey and Tommy Sp:egal were his ideals. No arrangements have been made for the return of the body from Flor ida but it is expected that it will be brought back to Pittsburgh, site of the Covne burial ground. Council to Collect Cost of Material on Sidewalk Project Program Will Make Available Repairing Or Rebuilding Of Sidewalks Within Boro Lir:its. COST 16 23c SQUARE FOOT The advisability ot a W. P. A. sidewalk program was discussed in detail at the regular meeting of the Point Marion Borough Council held Monday evening, and upon motion made it was decided to collect the cost of the material, hauling, and engineering ex pense from the property owners at the- rate or its z-sc per square foot. The program will make available the repairing or building of new sidewalks fronting any local resident within the borough limit for only the cost of the mau-na;, ail jabor would be suool cd by the Works Progress Administration at no cast to the property ovmer. Local residents desiring to participate In thi3 program should contact the borough secretary in order that a project may be submitted for considera tion. "Some Kid's Dog" Attacks District Attorney Cottom Canine Repeatedly Lunges At H, Vance Co.ttom AVfto Beats. mm Oft Until Animal's Owner Puts In. Timely Appearance District Attorney H. Vance Cottom may be a tough hombre when It comes j to official duties and criminals. Buti with kids, well, now, that's a different : story and the soft-hearted Btreak is always sure, to come to the surface. For instance: Traveling around the Masontown-Martln-McCIellandtown section the other night In search of a man wanted for a serious crime, the county prosecutor was attacked on a small bridge by a ferocious dag. The canine lunged with bared teeth and only the fast footwork of the intended victim saved the latter from the loss of valuable flesh on the netb.tr limbs. Enraged, the dog again lunged and again the district attorney sidestepped uie attacic, but tnis time to deal a par tially stunning blow wih his fist which rnomenarlly halted the animal. In spinning around, an automatic revolver, too small for its holster, fell to the ground. Cottom grabbed the weapon cocked It and, then, withheld fire when it occurred to him the dog might belong to some youngster who would mourn its passing. "Kids love dogs and dogs love kids," said Cottom. "I didn't intend to lose any part of my carcass In the fray but I didn't want to kill the animal, either." bo, lor a few more minutes, the lunging of the canine and the dodging , of the district attorney continued until reinforcements, In the shape of the qogs owner, appeared on the scene and literally dragged the four-footed ani mal with the hungry look into the house to permit the district attorney to continue his investigation. But there would have been a dead dog if that soft-hearted streak for kids hadn't stayed the finger on ths trigger. Griffith Named Sergeanf-ot-Arms Announcement Is made that Paul H. Griffith, prominent former resident of Uniontown and now National Employment Officer for the American Legion with headquarters in Washington, D. C, has been appointed assistant sergeant-at-arms for the Republican National convention in Philadelphia. Mr. Griffith, a past Pennsylvania department commander and a past commander of LaFayette Post, Ameri can Legion, is widely known locally and his host of friends here and through out the state join hi extending congrat ulations upon uus latest distinction ne nas attained. Cuba has increased from $1153 to m a year. Big Job, Brother! PHILADELPHIA, May 9. (AP) A prisoner, serving a two-year sentence for fraud, proposed in a letter to Judge Joseph L. Kun today that he be freed to try for the $1,000,000 offered recently by a Pittsburgh group for the capture of Adolf Hitler "alive and unhurt." Requesting a parole, convict John Fitzpatrfck wrote: "I think I could go after Hitler. Why aon t you send me?" Was Tuning In Morgantown Street Man Sees Strange Hand But Aroused by a slight noise, at to window of his bedroom Wednesday night, George Smith, 91 Morgantown street, saw a hand stealthily reaching for a small radio on a table near the partially open window. Jumping from bed he attempted to catch ths thief, but the man, unknown, slipped from his grip and escaped. The attempted theft occurred shortly after 11 o'clock when Mr. Smith and his wife had retired for the night They occupy an apartment on the first floor of the home of Mrs. C. L. Butter-baugh. Mr. Smith is a retired railroad man. . - FLUSH KIDNEYS AND POISONS - OF EXCESS ACID GAIN IN HEALTH 35 CENTS PROVES IT That dragged our reeling may mean that your kidneys are inactive anil distressed persistent backache, nervous nesa and dizzy spells may mean the Eame thing. 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