Bradford Evening Star and The Bradford Daily Record from Bradford, Pennsylvania on June 12, 1946 · Page 3
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The Evening Star, Bradford, Pa., Wednesday Evening:, June 12, 1946. Page Three . MacKenzie Column The Grand Mufti Is on the Loose Again By DEW1TT MACKENZIE (Associated Press Foreign Affairs Analyst) Word that the powerful grand mufti of Jerusalem who is anti everything that is British or Jewish has evaded surveillance in France and again is at large somewhere among the Moslems of the Middle East, isn't calculated to ease the crisis which has arisen in Palestine over the fiery problem of Jewish immigration. Dangerous Man The highly educated grand mufti is a dangerous man to those against whom he conspires. For many years he has been leader of the Arab campaign for an independent Palestine and against the establishment of a Jewish national home as promised by the British. And it is an ironic circumstance that it was Sir Herbert Samuel, first British high commissioner of Palestine under the league of Nations mandate, who appointed him mufti. The 53-year-old Haj Amin El Husseini to give him his name not only is spiritual head of Palestine's some 1,000,000 Moslem Arabs but is political leader as well. Moreover his influence extends into Trans-Jordan, Iraq, Arabia, Egypt, Iran and Syria, for he is gifted with leadership, has a strong personality and is as crafty as a fox. Most of his life. Husseini has made war on the Jews of Palestine. Indeed in 1920, when his brother was grand mufti, he fled to Trans-Jordan after being sentenced to 10 years imprisonment for his part in anti-Jewish riots. Next year the brother died and Haj Amin was granted amnesty, after which High Commissioner Samuel appointed him grand mufti, it being the custom for this high office to remain In the same family. Banished in 1937 Finallv in 1937 the British ban ished the grand mufti from Palestine. He took refuge first in Syria, and then in Iran and finally in Italy, keeping just ahead of the British forces as they occupied the Middle East in 1941. Of course the grand mufti was welcomed by Mussolini with open arms, for both II Duce and Hitler were doing their utmost to inflame the Moslems of the Middle East against the Allies. He carried on his anti-British activities from Italy until he again was forced to flee, this time to France where ultimately he came under Allied control. Now the grand mufti is loose again and is reported to have gone by air to Syria, but his whereabouts is a mystery. It scarcely can be mere coincidence that the grand mufti has made this spectacular get-away as the moment nears when a decision must be made whether the Anglo-American Committee recommendation shall be carried out. June 20 is the time set for both Jews and Arabs to give formal reports of their reactions to the recommendation. I00F Leaders Study Problems Wllkes-Barre, Pa. -(;P)- National officials of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows huddled today with leaders of the Pennsylvania Grand Lodge sessions meeting here. Grand Patriarch of Grand Encampment John Pierce of Philadelphia and his entire staff met with Franklin B. Hosbach, Erie attorney and state grand master. IOOF activities for the coming year were under discussion. Approximately 600 delegates voiced approval yesterday of a proposal to convert two of the Odd Fellow's four orphanages maintained in the Keystone State into children's hospitals to treat cerebral palsey. An IOOF committee recommended that the homes in Philadelphia and Pittsburgh be converted into hospitals. The report was expected to be presented formally for passage at today's business sessions. The delegates authorized that children may enter orphanages maintained by the Odd Fellows if either the mother or father is dead. Previously, the rules provided for admittance of children only when the father was dead. FEARED RESULTS The Japanese navy always moved' far off shore when holding target practice, fearing the concussion of heavy guns might set off volcanoes or earthquakes. Figure in Triple Murder to Wed Mercer, Pa. -(JP)- Everett Wilson, tragic figure in Mercer County's triple murder of three years ago in which his mother, his wife and a worker on his farm were killed will remarry tonight. He and his bride, Erla Coleman, a Grove City school teacher, plan to leave for Kerrville, Tex., where Wilson operates a novelty store. The ceremony will be performed at Grove City. Wilson was on a vacation trip in Canada when his wife, Helen, 48, was strangled, and his mother, Mrs. Katherine Wilson, 78, and a farm hand, Robert McKay, 71, were shot to death on the Wilson dairy farm. William Morrell and Janice Graham, also employes on the farm, were tried for first-degre murder. The girl was acquitted and Morrell was given 12 years on the strangling charge. House Damaged By Car Crash The steps and front porch of a house occupied by L. A. Williams, 531 Jackson Ave., were damaged Tuesday morning about 2:30 o'clock when they were hit by a car operated by Robert Poling, 9 Parkway Lane. When a front tire on the car, which was proceeding west from Seaward Ave., into Jackson Ave., blew out, the force threw the car over the curb and up a bank into the porch of the Williams residence, according to police records. Advertise in the Era and Star Gas on Stomach Kclwted m S minutes or doubt Tout money bock When eicsss stomach odd cause, potnful. suffocating gas, lour stomach and heartburn, doctors usually prescribe tlie fastest-acting medicines known for aymptomstlc relief medicines like those in Bell-sns Tablet). No laxatlTe. Bell-ans brings comfort In s Jiff, or return bottle to us for double money back. 25c NEED A HAIRCUT IN A HURRY! NO WAITING JUST PHONE 3529 Offenbach's Barber Shop 22 Main, over Smith's Art Store FRANCE'S FINEST .The finest triumphal arch in all France is located at Orange, not far from Avignon. The arch, probably dedicated to Tiberius, stands 62 feet high. Don't say Recop . . . soy Ycmr smooth tires t new. fstick t fortified with Durausuau crass ' Titamin" that combats boot, tcsautatatcui rrerna ruDDr helps it COSTS NO MOM IBjr.Ofl Mat. 7; A.OO-14 a.ti.i...'i.Mr. lalph Sprague, Mgr. Phone 6393 Cor. Main & Chestnut, Bradford 347 Attend Vacation School - A total of 347 students attended sessions of the Bradford Daily Vacation School which opened Monday in the Second, Third and Sixth Ward schools. Attendance yesterday was reported as follows: Second Ward, 77; Third Ward, 75; Sixth Ward, 195. The school is capable of handling more students, particularly in the uptown districts, it was pointed out by authorities. It also was announced that the school faculty has been enlarged. 36 Apply for Airplane Charter Service Permits Harrisburg--The Public Utility Commisisoners had before them today applications for aircraft rights from 36 persons, or firms, Including two women, who sought the right to operate charter airplane service from any airport or landing field in the state. Hearings on the applications will be held at a later date, the commission announced. Among the applicants for charter rights were: Beaver County A. J. Moore, Beaver Falls. Clearfield C. E. Krach, DuBois; Maxwell and Irvtn, Kylertown Airport; Miss Roberta E. Sabbato and Frank Sabbato, Clearfield. Erie Julian H. Krantz, Erie; Gerland W. Richardson, Erie. Lebanon Clayton R. Miller, Myers town. Mercer Louise A. Ekel-ton. Mercer R.D. 4. Montgomery-Wesley B. Nyce, Pottstown. Schuylkill Frederick G. Yuengling, Potts-ville. Warren Virgil B. King, Warren. IMPORTANT NOTICE TO WATER CONSUMERS THE WATER WILL BE SHUT OFF FOR REPAIRS ON THE FOLLOWING STREETS THURSDAY. JUNE I3th from 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. Jefferson Street Clarion Street Leland Avenue The water will be turned cri as coca cs pcssiila. Draw WATER needed for ordinary purposes NOW before shut-down. PLEASE READ PRINTED NOTICE DELIVERED TO YOUR DOOR BRADFORD WATER DEPARTMENT AGE BY RADIUM Liberty Cap, the cone of an extinct hot spring in Yellowstone Park, is 3200 years old. Its age has been determined through the minute quantities of radium it contains. ICE CREAM Delicious Nutritions REDI PACKED U ert. ANNOUNCEMENT o o o o o o BUTLER & ZANNELLI 78 Main Street BRADFORD'S LARGEST AND MOST MODERN BARBER SHOP O O O O O O We are pleased to announce our complete personnel, all expert tonsorial artists. Your satisfaction of highest quality workmanship with a minimum of waiting is our standing guarantee. Chair No. 1 MIKE ROSS Chair No. 2 MIKE BIZZARO Chair No. 3 EARL BUTLER Chair No. 5 JOE PELOW MR. LIBBY ZANNELLI IN CHAIR NO. 4 WILL DO HAIRCUTTING BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. .NOS PHONE 8243 for more workers . . . Employ5 55,706 eT SSS Employees ' O QPQ 148,233 m J I Iwilhin 15 of Ih. wortim. loM fSBS 1935 Njv,!, y 111 f lower profit per saie ... m lBr f iS earnings of g hhI ( J AUt m V liiWritiiiiiWr (by vofume production more wet K ' , .i f afp' - m-- J passed to the public, to gJ 1935 employees, ond to stockholders) b m m afiia.. , . M Abw SfoefchoWTS i More earnings out o $208 million sales f with per dollar earnings of 13 V for more owners Stockholders 185,744 V Stockholders 242,176 (an all-time high) dsii How well meet its objec GENERAL ELECTRIC has a three-fold responsibility to ftie public, to its employees, and to its owners. The 1945 annual report, just printed, gives some indication'of how well we met these objectives last year. General Electric's growth has come from new and better products for the public, continuously improved. Out of production efficiency have come higher wages, increased jobs, and the earnings needed to continue these gains. This year General Electric did not get off to as good a start as in 1945. But the objectives and aims of General Electric are the same and will continue to be the same to keep wages as high as possible, to keep prices down as far as possible, and to earn a fair profit. For a copy of General Electric's Annual Report and Yearbook for 1945, write Dept. 6-237, General Electric Company, Schenectady, N. Y. lecfric st year? HIGHLIGHTS OF 1945 VOLUME OF BUSINESS Qrders received 9 844,800,000 Net sales billed 91.298.300,000 NET IKC0ME AND Net income for the year. $ 68,500,000 DIVIDENDS Pershar $ M Dividends paid to stockholders ...9 44,600,000 Per share $ 1.58 TAXES Federal taxes on income 9 87,000,000 Social security taxes .... $ 8,300,000 Othr taxes "... $ 23.000.000 Total taxes $ 118,300,000 PAID TO EMPLOYEES 9 400,000.000 GEBJEMAIL (H ELECTRIC 40 per a" gaL Waller Neilly & Co. 42 Davis Street

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