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Montpelier Evening Argus from Montpelier, Vermont • 7

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1932 PAGE SEVEN MONTPELIER EVENING ARGUS, MARCH 31, GUERNSEY FOUNDATION AT V. S. A. Randolph, Mar. 81-Through the generosity of friends it has been posvible to lay the foundation for a herd registered Guernsey cattle at the Vermont state school of agriculture at Randolph Center.

Mr. and Mrs. Charles D. MacDonald, owners of the well known Red Echo Guernsey herd at Topsham, have presented to the school three young Guernsey cows of excellent breeding. Two of them, Red Echo La Lone Star 255,807 and Red Echo La Ultra Biddy 256,736 are daughters of Langwater Primate 127.

This bull was bred at the noted Langwater farm and purchased by Mr. MacDonald and T. R. Phillips of Montpelier for use in their herds. was later sold for $3,500 to the drich farm, Rehoboth, Mass.

The third cow, Red Echo Dauntless Gold Glass 260,757 is a daughter of Red Echo Dauntless 116,340, She has a A. R. record in class FFF (305 days- twice a day milking at two years of age) of 6,315 pounds of milk, and 344 pounds of butterfat. In the history of the Guernsey breed in Vermont a prominent part must be assigned to Phillips Farm at Montpelier owned by Mr. and Mrs.

T. Redfield Phillips. From their excellent head Mr. and Mrs. Phillips have presented to the school a yearling bull, Phillips Highland 192,319.

This young sire is a son of Prince of Birchwood 49,862 A. generally rated as the leading proven Guernsey sire in Vermont. The dam of Phillips Highland is Hope of Phillips Farm 171,663 with an official record as a two year old of 10,406 pounds of milk and 529 pounds of butter fat. TENNIS TOURNAMENT RESULTS Brookline, Mar. 31, (AP)Marjorie Sachs of Cambridge, defending champion, and Mianne Palfrey of Brookline clashed today in the semi-fianl of the women's national indoor tennis tournament.

Miss Palfrey provided the outstanding upset of the tournament yesterday when she defeated Mrs. John Van Ryn of Philadelphia, second seeded player, 6-4, 6-1. The other semi-finals match, between Miss Marjorie Morrill of Dedham, top seeded, and Virginia Rice of Boston, was put over until tomorrow. The doubles play also reached the semi-finals stage, with Mrs. Wightman and Sarah Palfrey of Brookline, defending champions, opposing Mi- Palfrey and Miss Rice; and Mrs.

anne Van Ryn and Miss Morrill meeting Mrs. Henry R. Guild of Boston and Mis Margaret Blake of Boston. Mixed doubles third round play also was begun today. CROSSED HIS SIGNALS New Orleans, Mar.

31, (P) Jerry Dalrymple, Tulane's 1931 football captain and all-American end, had his signals called by quarterback cupid last night but Dan called the first one wrong. He signalled that Jerry should to an Episcopal church to be margo ried. There he was informed three days advance notice was required. Dan signaled the next play rectly and Jerry and Miss Dorothy Martha Benedict, accompanied by her father and a score of friends went to a Presbyterian church where the knot was promptly tied. MISS HUNTER FAVORED Boston, Mar.

31, (P)---Miss Dorothy Hunter is the favored candidate for No. 1 "man" on the Boston Univerrity golf team. The men golfers do not object, Miss Hunter is willing "if I make the team" and the university's student manager says there's no rule to prevent her playing. Miss Hunter was women's junior golf champion of Massachusetts for two years, semi-finalist in the women's championship in 1930 and before that was women's champion of Hawaii for two years, winning her first tournament at the age of 14. MURPHY MOST VALUABLE PLAYER New York, Mar.

31, (P)-James F. "Jimmy" Murphy, of Biddeford, captain of the Fordham football team, has been voted the most valuable player on the 1931 eleven. He will receive the award of a gold watch at the annual Block dinner April TAX COLLECTION EXPENSIVE Somerset, Mar. 31, (P) County commissioners spent $37 trying to collect Stanley Petrosky's $5.25 taxes so they gave up and marked the assessment off the books. For 34 days Stanley was locked in jail because he couldn" pay.

During that time his board coast $17 and keep of his wife and six children cost $20 more. TE The annual meeting of the Montpelier Gun club will be held at 8 o'-, clock on Monday evening at the Memorial room of the city hall. RAISES IN PAY May Take Place Shortly Among the Communists in Russia (Copyright, 1932, by the Associated Press) Moscow, Mar. 31, (P)- Members of the communist party, including the highest government officials, as well as factory workers who heretofore have been limited to the most meager salaries, may soon cash in on substantial raises in pay. The political bureau, it was learned today, is considering trebling the maximum monthly income allowed party members from 300 to 900 rubles (about $150 to $450).

The raises are planned in accordance with the policy outlined by Joseph Stalin nine months ago when he decided on the abolition of the system of "equal wages for all." Factory workers heretofore have been limited to the smallest salaries in order to set an example for the rest of the proletariat. Three factors were said to be inspiring the action. The first is the enormous loss of time and energy by party members holding important posts due to the necessity for seeking out places where they may buy the necessaries of life at prices commensurate with their incomes. The second is that many, especially those with large families, have sought extra work at writing or at lecturing in order to augment their income. The third is that many capable officials have refused to accept posts of responsibility because they received the same pay as subordinated they would receive as chiefs, without the responsibility.

SISTER OF LATE FATHER O'SULLIVAN Died In Burlington, Funeral Occurs Tomorrow Morning Chief of Police P. J. McAvoy will leave here tomorrow for Burlington where he will attend the funeral services to be held there for Miss Mary Ann O'Sullivan, who died in Burlington Wednesday morning. Services will be held at 8 o'clock at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception with interment in St. Joseph's cemetery.

Miss Mary Ann O'Sullivan was al sister of the Rev. William J. O'Sullivan, late of this city, who was pastor of St. Augustine's church in this city for many years. Another brother, Rev.

Daniel O'Sullivan died several AN ARMY of salesmen who take little time When a salesman calls upon you, your subconscious question is, "How much time will he take?" Yet every day an army of salesmen comes marching into living-room. They take your time only when you can your spare it. They present their products to you briefly and politely, without a single interruption during your moments of consideration. They retire at your wish, or tell you more if you desire. Are you learning all you can from these salesmen-the advertisements in your daily paper! They come from the market places of the world.

They bring the latest facts about the things you want and need, suggest other things you might want or need. They can make life more pleasant, efficient and economical. But you--and you alone--are the judge! Can you afford to deny an audience to these salesmen? They do more than try to sell you something. They bring you the news of what your neighbors and your countrymen are doing in the world of business. Advertisements do not ring doorbells--but they receive cordial reception from intelligent, discriminating people everywhere.

Again and again they point out the only true bargains -sound merchandise at fair prices. When you read the advertisements, you are helping yourself to better things! years ago in St. Albans. Miss Mary O'Sullivan was well known here amongst the older residents of the city. She is survived by four sisters, Mrs.

Julia O'Neil of Portland, Mrs. C. A. Fitzpatrick and Mrs. William Boussey of Brooklyn, N.

and Miss Margaret O'Sullivan of Burlington. BREWERY PADLOCKED Management Charged with Selling Beer of Too Good Quality Los Angeles, Mar. 31, (AP) -The $3,000,000 plant of the Maier Brewing company was padlocked today and two employes were in jail on a charge of selling beer of higher than legal alcoholic content. Federal agents raided the plant late yesterday. The brewery had been operating under a near-beer manufacture permit.

Ed R. Maier, former owner of the Vernon baseball club in the coast league, is president of the brewery. GIVEN SENTENCE Gandhi's Adopted Daughter Penaliz- ed This Morning Surat, India, Mar. 31, (P) Mahatma Gandhi's 18-year-old daughter, Bai Laxmi, an "untouchable," was sentenced to two months imprisonment today at hard labor for activities in the civil disobedience campaign. The girl, an orphan, has been treated by Gandhi entirely as one of his own children.

BAKERS' DOZEN INJURED Holdrege, Mar. 31, (P)-Six cars of the Burlington Road's passenger train, the Aristocrat, left the rails a half mile west of Axtell, at 6 a. m. today, injuring at least 13 persons, several seriously. Trainmen said a broken rail was responsible for the accident.

The train was bound for Denver and was travcling about 55 miles an hour at the time. Most of the injured were taken to Holdrege where they were treated for cuts and bruises. They suffered from shock. Two required hospital treatment. LITTLE BETTER SHOWING Washington, Mar.

31, (P) -A slight increase in collection of income tax on March 29 as compared with the same day a year ago was shown today in the daily treasury statement, The tax on March 29 amounted to $1,773,420 against $995,312 on the comparative day last year. The collections brought the total for the month to $193,078,150 as compared with $331,736,751 and the collections for the fiscal year to 119,492 against $1,503,167,775 for the same period of the previous year. TRYING TO AVOID DUPLICATION OF EFFORT Concord, N. Mar. 31, (P) -Twenty-one organizations engaged in work among girls in New Hampshire met in conference in Concord today to discuss their problems, the avoidance of duplication and consider suggestions for extension of programs.

Mrs. Gordon Woodbury of Bedford, vice president of the Manchester Y. M. C. presided.

Speakers included Mrs. Louis P. Elkins, Concord, representing the state board of education. WILBUR URGED LEGISLATION Washington, Mar. 31, (P) Legislation to permit agreements between producers in the oil, gas and timber industries with a view to controlling production and avoiding waste was urged before a senate committee today by Secreary Wilbur.

CHECKING UP CAUSE OF FIRE Kennett, Mar. 31, (P) -Police started checking upon a fire that destroyed one house and damaged eight. They said Mrs. Sarah Gibson admitted starting the fire so she could get away from her husband by going to jail. BARGAINS IN WHISKEY Philadelphia, Mar.

31, (AP)- Big bargains in whiskey and brandy; a distillery warehouse has asked court permission to sell 197 barrels for unpaid storage charges. Topers needn't apply, for the sale would be in strict accordance with the dry laws. GIVEN A SURPRISE Philadelphia--Former Judge Benjamin Renshaw (Dem.) crashed the Union League club (Rep.) and came out black in the face. Sauntering to his office he stepped on a loose grating and did a chute the chute to the club's coal bin. UNIQUE ACCIDENT Greenville, Mar.

31, (P) -Prolific! Fred Straub's bossies and kitties and piggies are nothing else but. One cow had triplets, another twins, A pig gave birth to 15 little ones and cat became the mother of six. All a in three days. NOTED GEOLOGIST DIED Eminent Citizen Died After Serious Surgical Operation Washington, Mar. 31, (P)-Dr.

Albert Perry Brigham, noted geologist, died at a hospital today after a serious operation. He was 76. Dr. Brigham was consultant in geography at the library of congress and was professor emeritus of geology at Colgate University, his alma mater. He was a fellow of the Geological society of America and the Association for the Advancement of Science.

Surviving are his widow and one daughter, Mrs. Lawrence V. Doty. Dr. Brigham had varied experiences in the field of learning, graduating from Colgate University and studying later at Harvard University and at Hamilton theological seminary, Dr.

Brigham was ordained a Baptist minister in 1882. Ile held pastorates at Stillwater and Utica, N. until 1891. Since 1892 he had been professor of geology at Colgate University. CURTIS MADE STATEMENT Concerning Alleged Clues to Kidnaping Leading to Philadelphia Norfolk, Mar.

31, (AP)-John Hughes Curtis, serving with two other Norfolk men in efforts to recover the kidnaped Lindbergh baby said today no contact had been made in Philadelphia with representatives of the kidnapers. Mr. Curtis said no activities of the negotiators had extended to PhiladelHe again refused to say, howphia. ever, whether he had himself gone tu Philadelphia on his recent regotiation trip. He indicated there was no significance to the report that an unidentified woman in Philadelphia had approached a prominent club woman there for an interview regarding the Lindbergh case.

WILL MANUFACTURE OWN PLATES New Hampshire Will Have Work Done At State Prison Concord, N. Mar. 31, (P)-Machinery for manufacture of automobile registration plates will be installed at the state prison within the next three months, it was announced today. Inmates will make the plates for 1933. Funds for purchase of the machinery were appropriated by the 1931 legislature which authorized a revision of the industrial employment program at the institution to meet elimination of the chair making factory.

Other employment under consideration includes agriculture and state printing. INHERITED BIG ESTATE White Plains, N. Mar. 31, (AP)Mrs. Mary Nichols, widow of George L.

Nichols, prominent New York lawyer, inherits the bulk of his estate, reported to be valued at more than $500,000, according to the terms of his will, filed here today for probate. Mr. Nichols, who was 72 years old and a member of the law firm of Milbank, Tweed, Hope and Webb, died on March 4 at his home, Alderbrook, Bedford. The widow is named executrix. NEWS OF THE CITY The condition of William Clossey's father is serious.

Dr. C. H. Burr has been visiting his father in Post Mills. Miss Eleanor Keyes has gone to her home in Windsor for the Easter holidays.

Mrs. John Gowdey is moving today from the Jewett Inn to a house on Brown street. Mr. and Mrs. E.

C. Henry are moving onto the Haggett farm on the Worcester Branch road. Dr. C. H.

Burr returned today from, West Fairlee where he has been since Sunday because of the illness of his father. Mrs. Edward Gilbert and Miss Charlotte Gilbert are moving from the Flanagan apartments to the Charles Fisher house on Franklin street. Mrs. C.

A. Wood and Jerome Wood will move Saturday from the Baird apartments to the house on Franklin street which they purchased some time ago from Paul King. The funeral of John T. Cook, will be held at the Barber and Lanier fuveral parlor at 2:30 o'clock on Saturday afternoon. Rev.

J. Homer Slutz will officiate and entombment will be at Green Mount cemetery. Patrick Kelly of Roxbury, pleaded guilty yesterday in city court to a charge of second offense intoxication and was sentenced to serve 30 days in jail. Kelly was arrested here on Tuesday by Officer Frank Baldwin. Mrs.

Nellie A. Paige of this city has purchased the house and lot located at 5. Summer street and owned by Mrs. Mary I. White, also of this city.

A deed to the transfer was filed for record this morning in the office of the city clerk. RADIO PROGRAM High Lights of Broadcasting For Tonight and Tomorrow For the Fans New York, Mar. 31, (P) -Percy Grainger, pianist-composer, will diensemble of 12 pianos in the rect an last broadcast from the music supervisors conference in Cleveland April 8. The program will include music by national high school orchestra. a WEAF-NBC will transmit.

The gypsies' Monday night program WEAF-NBC will be a musical trion South America, in which a bute to talk by P. J. Macahey is descriptive be picked up from Rio de Janeiro, to Hunt, who concludes his WJZ Frazier NBC series on Great Personalities leaves that night for San April 12, Francisco on a trip around the world. Brad Browne and Al Lewellyn will start a twice-a-week morning series WABC-CBS April 5. It'll be in adon dition to their afternoon programs.

A checkup shows WABC-CBS has put 40 broadcasts from overseas since on the first of the year. J. A. Rolfe, advises that his new WJZ-NBC probeginning April 7 are to range grams from Dance tunes to light concert music. Try These Tonight -Sophie Tucker with Vallee's orchestra; 9-Ohman Rudy Arden, two pianos and others; 11- Jesse Crawford, poet of the organ; 12:05 A.

M. Hamp's orchestra. WABC-CBS 7:15 William Hall and Manhattan serenaders; 9-Mills. Brothers; 11-Toscha Seidel, concert violinist; 12-Guy Lombardo'6 music. WJZ-NBC 8 Dixie Spiritual singers; of series with Countess Albani and Voorhees orchestra; 10:45 -Pickens sisters; anniversary program.

Friday High Spots WEAF-NBC 11:00 A. hour; 3 P. M. Three appreciation shades of blue, male trio; 8 Jessica Dragonette with orchestra and cavaliers. WABC-CBS 4 Light opera gems; 6- John Kelvin, Irish tenor; 9-Stree singer and Sam Lanin's orchestra.

WJZ-NBC 4:15 Radio Guild, "The Truth;" Wilson impersonating Eddie, Cantor; -Irvin. S. Cobb. at of WDEV-1420 kilocycles, Waterbury, Vt. Daily programs 9:30 a.

m. 12:00 noon. Sunday religious hour, 3:00 to 4:00 p.m. WRESTLING LAST NIGHT (By The Associated Press) Cleveland--Jim Londos, Greece, threw Jim Clinkstock, Oklahoma, in Gino Garibaldi threw Flovd Pat O'Shocker, deMarshall, feated Frank Brunowiez, 17:29 and Brunowiez counted out after being thrown from ring. Springfield, -Henri DeGlane, France, won two falls out of three from Marin Plestina, Chicago; Jack Ganson, California, threw Bull Martin, Trenton, N.

Al Morelli, Boston, and Harry Mamas, Springfield, drew, 30:00. Reading, Sonnenberg, 205, Boston, threw Boris Demitroff, 208, St. Louis, Andy Brown, 205, New York, threw Al Beveridge, 198, Boston, Hans Schroeder, 200, New York, threw Rudy La. Ditzi, 213, Poughkeepsie, N. Kara Pasha, 195, Boston, and Pat Fraley, 200, Texas, drew, 30:00.

New York (Ridgewood)-Fritz Kley, 212, Germany, threw Renato Gardini, 200, Italy, Richard Shikat, 218, Philadelphia, threw Joe "Bull" Komar, 232, Lithuania, Fred Grubmier, 200, Iowa, threw John Maxos, 205, Greece, 22:10. New York (St. Nicholas)- -Jim Browning, 225, Verona, threw Fred Myers, 205, Chicago, Mike Mazurki, 220, New York, threw Mike Miller, 205, Philadelphia, Mario Jellio, 192, Long Beach, N. threw Denchin, 187, Jersey City, 20:15. Boston--Jack Washburn, 220, Los Angeles, defeated Sandor Szabo, 210, Hungary, straight falls; Masked Marvel, 220, defeated Hans Steinke, 245, Germany, straight falls.

George Linehan, 210, Boston and Babe Caddock, 202. Nebraska, drew. Philadelphia--Karl Pojello, 196, of Chicago, threw George Zarynoff, 196, Ukrania, Joe Malcewiez, 200, Utica, N. threw Charlie Leahman, Buffalo, Charley Hanson, 192, St. Paul, and Pat McKas, 210, Boston, drew, Pat McGill, 226, of Omaha, outpointed Leo Numa, 216, Boston, Nick Lutze, Los Angeles, outpointed Charley Strack, Spring "Valley, N.

30:00. Kansas City--Everett Marshall, 220 La. Junta, won two out of three falls from Joe Savoldi, 205, Three Oaks, Mich. Waldek Zhyszko, 235, of Poland, won on a foul from Dutch Heffner, 220, Sherman, 17. St.

Louis -Earl McCready, 229, of Canada, threw Rudy Dusek, 215, of Omaha, Hans Kampfer, 218, Germany, threw Kola Kwariani, 215, 215 Russia Jim McMillen, Chicago, threw Ernie Dusek, 220, Omaha, 21:52. OUTBOARD MOTOR MARATHON DATE FIXED New York, Mar. 81, (P)--The middie Atlantic Outboard association has set the starting time for the annual Albany-New York outboard marathon May 15 for 8 a. two hours later than previous races have been started. The change was made to encourage larger crowds along the 140 mile course and to avoid the early morning mists in Haverstraw bay.

CHANGE OF PLACE MADE New York, Mar. 31, (P) The Columbia-Yale baseball game scheduled to open the Eastern Intercollegiate here next Wednesday has been season transferred to New Haven, Reynolds Benson, Columbia athletic manager, has announced. The change was made because of the conditions of the Baker field diamond. The second YaleColumbia contest, April 16, will be played here. FIGHTS LAST NIGHT (By the Associated Press) San Francisco--Leon Chevalier, of San Francisco, and Frankie Simms, of Cleveland, drew (10).

Seattle, Dago, of Los Angeles, outpointed Abie Israel Seattle (6). NORTH CALAIS Ernest Forest, infant son of Mr. and Mrs. Carl Fair passed away March 18 1932. He has gone to be with JesusFree from pain forever more- Hand in hand with little sister They will walk the Golden Shore.

Mr. and Mrs. Harry Dodge and daughter of Montpelier visited their grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. H.

C. Dodge. Mr. and Mrs. Rufus Allen of Montpelier were in town Saturday.

Seribner is confined to the Wayne bed with flu. Corrie Rathburn of New Hampshire is a visitor at Miles Nelson's. Glenn Dodge of Montpelier and Mr. and Mrs. H.

M. Fuller of Barre were recent visitors at Cozy Nook cottage at Cranberry lake. Mrs. Hattie Rathburn of Beebee, N.H., recently visited her son, Clifton Rathburn. Jacobs has moved his famHenry ily to the Lyford place on East hill in Woodbury.

Dr. Carter of Hardwick was in town Saturday. A. L. La Point of Cabot is a guest at the home of Williard Ainsworth.

There was a good attendance at the home of Mrs. Gertrude Persons Thursday. The next meeting will be held May 5th at the town hall: Irwin Wilbur recently dressed a pig that weighed 719 Mr. and Mrs. Selden Dodge and daughter of Worcester recently visited his parents Mr.

aand Mrs. Howard Dodge. LOCAL GRAIN AND PROVISION MARKETS RETAIL Strictly fresh eggs .20 Creamery butter .36 Dairy butter .36 WHOLESALE Strictly fresh eggs .15 Creamery butter .28 Dairy butter .28 RETAIL FEED Ground Oats 1.40 Std. Middlings 1.25 Bran 1.25 Provender 1.25 Oats .42 Stock Feed Penn 1.25 Corn 1.10 Meal 1.10 Scratch Feed, Pennant 1.45 Egg Mash, Red Comb 2.00 Wheat (red) 1.40 Favorite Ration 1.45 Linseed 1.95 Cottonseed, cent 1.30 Gluten 1.15 Capital Dairy 24 per cent 1.50 RETAIL PRICES ON FLOUR Occident, 1-4 bbl. 1.67 Occident, 1-8 bbl.

.85 Pillsbury Best, 1-8 bbl. .80 Pillsburg Best, 1-4 bbl. 1.56 Silver Leaf, 1-4 bbl. 1.26 Silver Leaf, 1-8 bbl. 65.

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