The Daily Mail from Hagerstown, Maryland on September 13, 1939 · Page 3
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THE DAILY MAIL, HAGERSTOWN, MD., WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 1939. THREE PIGEON WAR CALLED OFF Street Board Orders Killing Of Birds At Court House To Stop. The shooting of pigeons within the city limits is taboo from now on, the Board of Street Commissioners ruled last night. Acting on a request from Councilman Harry T. Fridinger, who asked that the practice be stopped in the interests of public safety, the Board told Lieut. J. F. Desmond to inform county officers and others that shooting jvithin the city limit is prohibited i>y ordinance, A number of pigeons were killed recently at the Court House. The Board authorized Street Su perintendent Charles Stump to oil Mont Valla and Commonwealth avenues because of the dusty condition of the two streets. Other minor street improvements were authorized. A '"drive slowly" sign in Kohler alley was authorized at the request of Councilman Fridinger. The Board took under consideration insurance at the municipal light plant which gives protection, among other things, against falling airplanes and riots. The premium on the plant would be about $150 annually. TWO HELD FOR TRUCK THEFT Keefer Redmond, 28, and Harry Eugle, 35, charged with, breaking and entering and larceny of a truck and load of beer from the garage of Alex J. Mandl, Inc., in Frederick, were held for action of the Frederick county grand jury yesterday. The two men were captured after gunfire and a posse search on Sunday. The truck and beer were stolen August 25. Head offices of the Mandl corporation are located in this city. The truck, valued at $1,000, was recovered several days after the theft. The cases of beer were missing. INDIGESTION Sensational Relief from Indigestion and One Dose Prorei It Tf th* first dose of thii plcasant-tantlne little blnelc tablet doesn't brine you tho fastest and most fomplrto relief you have cipcrtenced send bottlo back U> us and Rot DOUBLE MONEY BACK. This Bell-ans tablet helps the itomnch digest food, makes th« excess stomach fluids htrroless and lets rou tit the nourlililnc foods you need. For heartburn, (ick hcadachn »nd npieti no often caused by BICCTJ Rtonuch fluids making you fool sour anil lick nil or<T—JUST OXR DOSE of Bell-mi prorw luecdy relief. 25o everywhere. OFFICE EQUIPMENT Hagerstown Bookbinding & Printing Co. TELEPHONE 2000—200V Schindel, Rohrer & Co. Headquarters For Sherwin - Williams PAINT 28-30 S. Potomac St. Phone 706 WARNER BROS. THEATRES MARYLAND NOW SHOWING f „ love^tanre heart laid bare . . . ™»J C fy( . r unforgcunblc by fiery a. DAVIS HOPKINS lHE DID MAID DONALD CRISP . JANE BRYAN LOUISE FAZENDA . JAMKS STKPHF.NSON. JEROME COWAN TFH.LIAM LUNDIC.AN CECILIA LOFTUS THE GAY THIRTIES WELL-* IF I GOT A FLAT TIKE, GO AHEAD AN' FIX IT—WHATTAYA THINK I'M PAVIN' YA PER NO KIPCW, 0/L.LV, IT PPALLY IS FLAT- WHAT APBWESONNA PC NOW? REPAIRMAN tValter Pidgeon, Virginia Bruce In 'Stronger Than Desire" opening today at the Academy Theatre. AT THE MARYLAND "The Old Maid," co-starring Bette Davis and Miriam Hopkins, is being shown all this week at the Maryand Theatre. Filmed hy Warner Bros., it has been hailed by preview audiences is the outstanding dramatic event of the year—a rare combination of Brilliant talents in the fields of: icting. writing and directing. One feminine star — especially if she be that double Academy winner, Bette Davis—might be considered sufficient for a photoplay, no mater how great. But in "The Old Maid" there are two. Besides Bette Davis there is the lovely and high- y capable Miriam Hopkins, who • starred in many a topnotch production on her own account. The girls have equally important parts. This is the Jirst time, since they cached stardom, that either has »ver shared acting honors or top )illing honors with another player of her own sex. With Miss Davis and Miss Hop<ins in the picturization of "The Old Maid" are such players as George Brent, Jane Bryan, Donald Urisp, Louise Fazenda, James Stephenson. Jerome Cowan, AVil- iam Lundigan. Cecilia Loftus, lanet Shaw, DcWolf Hopper and Rand Brooks. The director was Stlmund Goulding, whose latest previous triumph was Bette Davis' sensational "Dark Victory." BLOND1E TAKES A VACATION" SHOWING LAST TIMES TODAY AT HENRY'S THEATRE The Bumsteads are at it again. But instead of getting into hot water at home, they get into trouble it a mountain resort when they go on vacation. "Blondie Takes a Va- ation," latest of the popular screen cries based on the famous Chick Young cartoon strip, "Blondie," ollows the hilarious comic strip and screen family on their vacation which carries them through their nost hectic and laughable adven- .urcs yet depicted on the screen. Shows are continuous today from 11:00 a. m. to G:00 p. m. In observance of Rosh Hashonah. Mcnry's Theatre will he closed Tom 6:00 p. m., toda yunt.il Thurs- lay 6:00 p. m. AIRPLANES ARRIVE San Juan, Puerto Rico, Sept. 13 7P)—A squadron of 12 IT. S. Xavy ;iatrol planes from Norfolk, Va., arrived here at 6 p. m. last night for luty in the eastern Caribbean. The planes, commanded by Lieut. ACADEMY STARTS TODAY THE STORY OF LONELY WIVES! cut BRUCI • PIDbEON Iff AkiK ILKA «*|TO BOWMAN DVORAK CHASC JOHNSON Commander B. S. Cooke, are the first navy planes to report at the navy's newest Caribbean base, now under construction. Kansas woodlands cover 1,238,000 acres or 3,242,000 acres less than the original woodlands before the area was settled. Blood Donors To Organize Second Group Of Elks Submit To Tests; Big Demand Recently. Due to the large demand for blood transfusions and the fact that the first "blood squad" of the Hagerstown Lodge of Elks was overworked, blood tests for a second squad of 22 members began last evening in the Elks' lodge rooms. Several members of the lodge had their blood tested by Dr. W. Ross Cameron, city and county health officer, who was assisted by nurses from the local health department and Dr. Richard B. Prather. The tests will continue until the full squad is organized. Those already tested in the second squad are: C. M. Rouzer, E. D. Schlotterbeck, B. Frank Leister, Charles W. Harbaugh, Wilbur M. Fiery, G. W. Fisher, George Buys, James M. McGuffin, C. L. Mobley, W. K. Strine and Brewer L. Stouffer. The first squad consists of 25 members. On the squad is one representative of the rare No. 3 type. He is John E. France, past exalted ruler of the local lodge, who was called upon to donate some of his blood soon after joining the first squad. There are four types of blood. All members of the squads are classified as to types and these records placed on file. They are subject to call at any time. They do not charge for their services. Dr. Cameron stated that free blood squads are rare. The local squads have done some fine work and in several cases lives of patients have undoubtedly been saved. Last week a Washington countian, who was taken to a Baltimore hospital suffering from injuries in an accident, called upon the Elks for help as a blood transfusion was necessary. A member promptly responded. This patient is now recovering. Since the work was started here last March the members have donated blood for eight transfusions locally and two in Baltimore. There were only 1,612 deaths from influenza in Texas in 1938, compared with 3,675 in 1937. CONTINUOUS'11 A.M. foil P.M. KEEP KOOL AT IJCnRYC I I THEATRE ±J MATINEE ONLY FURTHER IMPROVEMENT Rochester, Minn., Sept. 13 (.%>).— Harry L. Hopkins, Secretary of Commerce, showed further improvement and planned to leave for Washington. His physician said i that while serious nutritional dis- '< turbance which brought him August 23 is still marked, his co* dition has shown improvement. THE LATEST BUMSTEAD ANTIC NOTE Henry's Theatre Will Be Closed Wednesday Night and Thursday Matinee on Account Rosh Hashonah Holiday. LLAMA LEATHERS Are the Newest STYLED in MOCCASINS, SADDLES and OTHER SPORT TYPES- SCHOOL GIRL SCHOOL SHOES THE B & D SHOE FOR YOUTH Growing Girl Prices $2.95 to $5.50 Sizes Below Three and Four . . . $2.25 to $3.15 BENTZ & DUNN t t The HOUSE of SHOES' PLUS — "MONEY TO LOAN/' A Crime Doesn't Pay Series The Manbeck Bread Co. ONNI BREAD Fee/ its FRESHNESS! Taste As RICHNESS! 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