The News from Frederick, Maryland on July 13, 1948 · Page 1
Get access to this page with a Free Trial
Click to view larger version

The News from Frederick, Maryland · Page 1

Frederick, Maryland
Issue Date:
Tuesday, July 13, 1948
Page 1
Start Free Trial

Page 1 article text (OCR)

Today's Ne.ivs Today KEA FEATURE SERVICE A. P. LEASED WIRE AND FEATURES ; * .. ' I Weather Forecast Shr,\cr- and scattered t h u n d e r ''.::i- Uii- afternoon and! cven-tss '"c'JiiT'iSaj p a r t l y ci-judv und cool- i r. VOL. LXV.--NO. 22fc Press Ran ( News--7.625 TO-.,' ·· Todav · Post --S.600 * ' FREDERICK. MD.. TUESDAY. J U L Y i: 1 .. 11HS. KK;HT PRICE--THKKK CENTS Corn Borer Meat Prices Damage May Touch New WBe Extensive High Marks Battle Call Is Sounded Heavy Inflation Of Jap Beetles Also Reported: Dutch Elm Disease Appears Ear:y ::idica::o::s are that the European corn borer w:H do more sge -O the county's sugar and fie::d corn crop this year than last ear. unless weather conditions af- fee. the borer's existence, it was reported today. At the fa:«a :::::e. t:)e corn will be attacked by a great infestation of Japanese beetles, now countywide. Little corn Is in silk as yet so the beetles have not pounced upon it. Whc-ther the beetle infestation is greater than "ast year is a mailer of opinion. One corn packer said he didn't believe it was "quite as bad." Other sources said it appeared thai in this immediate vicinity there was as many or possibly more beetles than in 1947. Most Frederick residents will say that there do not appear to be any- fewer of the pests. The beetles should be on the wane by the middle of August. County Agent Her.ry R. Shoemaker said, although some of them hang on into September. The peak period is generally considered as from July 1 to the middle of Au- »ns-t ; » u;ss ! Although the beetles look worse. i sugar corn packers fear them less | than they do the borer. Two or three fieids of sugar corn, recently examined by one packer, were found to be "thoroughly infested" { with the borer, which is now at work in the sugar corK Holds. Mr. Shoemaker said the first borer brood has about run its course but a second brood will be p aiong in about ten days and this is the brood which is most feared by the corn packers and growers. A close tab is being kept on this second brood and when it is felt I that the borer i? about ready to go to work, farmers will be advised that it is time io spray. This may be in the next week or t-.vo. Once the borer gets into the corn stalks, it is too late. The borer r worms must be caught as they ·natch on the corn blades. One field corn staik was found with 19 borer -.vo'-rns inside of it. Indications are. it is said, that there will be considerable spraying in corn fields. Farmers appear interested and a number of spraining rigs, as well as aerial spraying apparatus. = e em to be available. DDT solutions are used for I both the borer and the beetle. U I msy be possible to spray for both l ^ a t the same time. ·9 Potatoes are reported cop.r-'ider- | ably damaged in many sections by I the early borer brooc. At the same time, shrubbery. {lowers, grapes, many shade tress ar.d even some garden vegetables are being attacked by the beetles, which come in great swarms in the current warm, dry weather. Grape arbors are particularly devoured fay the ir.sects. There is much spraying I by hand and by commercial in-' I tereots on trees and shrubbery ·phere. | ' Many beetle traps have been I leased to residents and they are I found crammed ·.vith the insects. Roadside sprayir.2 under direction of a committee which is seeking to decimate the insect? is killing thousands. Nearly all county roads will be traversed. It can be hoped that the beetles this year will be near their peak in the countv. It is reported that the insects have virtually deoart- . ed from some areas ir. northern ^"states where they were very ba-d six or seven vears aso. Diitch Elm Disease Here There were reoorts today that the Dutch Eim disease had made its appearance :n Frederick and that Forn.e trees were in very bad shape. Mr. Shoemaker said he was unable to confirm these reports. Ke said he believes that the arshids which caused leaves to fall in great numbers from some shade trees this spring have about run their course- ; May Get Worse; No Relief In Sight For Consumer; May Be Down Next Year Chicago. July 13 .'--'.Vith livestock pounding out new price records every few days, no isnmedia- ate drop in the high cost of living on meat was seen today. Both private trade experts and the Agriculture Department agreed the near future outlook offered slight hope for the consumer. If anything, prices probably will go higher later this summer, they said. The prospect for lower prices next year was calied encouraging, although largely hinged on the hope of a bumper corn crop this autumn. Hog prices at Chicago yesterday equaled their all time record of S30.50 s hundred pounds. A new record of $30.25 was made at East St. Louis. III. Other midwestern · markets rang up prices at about all time oeaks- Pietty much the same story was . told in cattle and sheep. East St. ! Louis had an al! time record for choice steers at 538.75. Steers at Chicago touched $40. equalling the July record set last week. Lambs . also were bringing the highest ; nrice for any Ji-K- in historv at : S32. In Sioux City. la., a load of 64 · steers averaging i.Oll pounds sold for S33 per hundredweight to set a world record for a single sale of feeder cattle. The gross price paid . for the 64 animals was ?25.324.10. George Dressier, secretary of, the National Retail Meat Dealers Association, said the normal summer · falling off ip demand for meat had appeared this year but wasn't big enough to make up for the shortage in me^t production. "Price? probablv are the highest · on record at retail shops." Dressier . admitted. A? far as consumer resistance wr.-; concerned. Dressier said some housewives backed away from high nrices but others went right on buying regardless of what the price was. Hager House To Go Up Al Public Sale Kajrerstowr.. Jt;iy 13.--With the failure of the Home Loose officials cf the Loyal Order of Moose to approve the desire of the Iocs; loose to purchase Kager House, the res- I tjurar.t will be soid at public auclyior: in front of the Court House on I^Tucsday. Jusy 27. by officials of the I company owrsir.2 the establishment. I The restaurant wss b-jiit in 1946 i at a cost said to be rver S200.000. I: hs? been operated continuously s;r.ce December Ci. 1946 and. ac- cordins to one of the principal?. -,v;H continue to operate under the present rr.anagernent ur.tii Septern- Tr:c .-a;e v. i\] be widely advertised in the larger eastern cities -jvith the ho-se that the enterprise '.vill be purchased arsd continued in operation. ·The above iipr=trh bear; ou: the tr'j?h of .-« .-'tory printed in T:ie New? several v, eeks 350 and sub- seQttcritiy ffr"ected " the request of 3 Hascr Hn-,;NO official, v. ho a;d ;hcr. t p s t t h e property -,vs= r,o: fir $1,000,000 Mark Passed In New Work First Six Months Of This Year Exceed All Of 1947 Building operations in Frederick city passed the million dollar mark during the first six months of the current year, greater than the whole year 1947. Permits issued by the city engineer showed total valuation of construction to be 51.053.110 as of June 30. indicating that 1948 will probably produce the largest construction figure in the history of the city. Valuation figures are considered to be generally low by officials so- the total will undoubtedly be higher than is shown by the permits. Total construction in 1947 was 5967.235. In 1945. it was S509.694. The 1948 figures, of course, reflect the higher cost of construction these days. A million dollar figure now wouldn't compare to a figure ot say S750.000 in the prewar days. A 55300.000 permit for the con- -truction of the apartment units ir Watkins Acres pushed the 1948 to- ial past the million dollar mark. However. 1947 had a near-comparable figure in the nermit for the new gymnasium at Hood College. .June's- total authorized construction amounted to S45I.735. which is as much as iva? approved for a whole year during the war. Tt was nearly twice the total of June I a year ago. · I;i addition to the Watkins Acres ' project, 'he -Tune figure included oermits for fourteen a number of sarases and several :ai-*e remodeling jobs. Thera -.vere such commercial oer- ! roit-s- '-sued a? a storage builcinsr. ar; officr and shop, a weiding and , rerair shor. a new store fron : . the -hirnr.e 11 ' at Chestnut Farrrss-Chevy Chase Dairy and Fever?.] additions ·.o buildiriCs. Per--.i-'c if=ued '·arlv in .Tulv jnrlude: ?.Ir.-=. John J. Kciiholtz. 'Vest By HAL BOYLE Philadelphia. J u K 13 -5'--Desi Aibeii did it. No dark horse but an old and honored wheelhorse of the Mew Deal--Sen. Albe:i William Barkley --rode to the rescue wf the torpid Democratic national convention. l:i 6S stirring minutes of o!«i- fa:.hiotied siedge ha:nnier oratur ! ast !iij;hl he welded the quarrei- ;f.K. delegates together u a tremendous outburst of party enthusiasm. They ssve him n l!$-mi:tu'.e ovation. It was the first time the Democrats had fouixi anything ?h?y could agree to cheer--or be cheerful abou!. I: was an antique bugle Barkley blew and an old but popular tune--the call to battle. !t i. the ca!i that through the ages has made men bury their differences ?nd faU i:s line. As he stood there, a chunky, powerful man in a white linen suit, he was a kind of elderly David trying with verbal music to win King Sau!--in this case the Democratic convention -- back from black depression to hopeful action. And he sang his summons to political war like a skilled minstrel who knows his tale well. This was the third time in his IonTM career he had sounded the keynote battle cry at a national convention. He spoke from a rostrum behind which towered the portrait of Franklin Delano Roosevelt--the man he had served so long and who once nelped name him as his captain in a letter beginning "Dear Alben." Like any veteran commander who knows that no army wins by internal weakness, he stressed Democratic claims of achievement rather than convention differences. His powerful, eloquence hit at the Republican enemy time after time, but he never mentioned the two key words that have split this convention like a raw. red wound--civil rights. But he touched upon the issue in interpreting Thomas ' Jefferson's statement in the Declaration of Independence that among the self- evident truths of mankind is the proposition that all men are created "equal. And the old man from Kentucky went down the line for President Truman, just as he had for President Roosevelt, even after he broke with him. The delegates cheered repeatedly his praise of the New Deal record and his quips at the Republicans. They laughed uproariously wher» he jibed that "a bureaucrat is ?. Democrat who holds some office thai a Republican wants" and "the Republican politicians have not been cioser io Lincoln in two generations than to quote him." When he finished with a prayer, me convention erupted in plannecl and unplanned tribute. The rebel yells broke out. and for nearly hai/ an hour the band played Dixie rr.f- ?ic. "The Missouri Waltz." anci "The Sidewalks of New York." There was camaraderie there in the aisles, and cheers and weeping, and James Roosevelt sang with the crowd--"My Old Kentucky Home." He went to the rostrum and held high the hand of his father's old fellow campaigner- The crowd loved it. More Planes Platform To Fly Food Will Be A Into Berlin Compromise When Keynoter Barktey Took Over Americans Also Will Enlarge Templeliol" Airfield In Combatting Russian Restrictions Ber!::i. July 13 .-?»-- The Aeacri- caits ca:ne up \vilh t\\o counter measures today to the protracted Russian blockade of Berlin. They ' assigned more transports to ti«? air , lift into the city asid went to work expanding "he facilities of Te::sp- Jehof airfield. Mea:swh:le. the British were reported sending fresh ground troops i into Germany, with many said to be stated for Berlin d u t \ . The report w;,s oJlicially denied iti London, however. JFix'e C-54 Skyijmsters arrived in · Frankfurt today from the L":iited ' States and four more are expected iti the next few hours. The new · group is under command of Col. Glen R. Burchard of Bay City. Mich. · In announcing the piano step-up last night. IT. S. Air Force head. quarters i:i Washington said the nine Skymasters will · bring to 160 the total of twu and : four-engine transports at American disposal in Germany. ] Arthur Henderson. British Sec- · retary of Stale for Air. said Russia i will have to bear the blame for 1 the economic paralysis "bound to i be felt with increasing severity" | in Berlin. j Here on an inspection tour. Hen- · derson told newsmen the British- American air armada "cannot of . course maintain the economic stan- | dard"' of the city although food · supplies can be kept up. i "We are determined to r.eel this j deliberate attempt to starve the i people of Berlin's western sectors," j he said. j "As the nee-i demands we shall ! use all the air resources which can be brought to bear." Henderson said he knew of no plans to fly additional British ! troops to Berlin. j Authoritative government sources I in London insisted that Britain has ; been" sending a "considerable num- j ber"* of troop reinforcements into \ Germany. They made the reaffirm! ation in the face of a denial from i the British War Office, j Moscow Wants Treaty , A Moscow radio broadcast heard I in London urged ihat a German j peace treaty be considered quickly, i so that the occupation troops of i all nations might be withdrawn } within a year after the signing of i the pact. Insanity Plea Given Court Baltimore. July 13 .? -- Eugene H. James. 31-year-old Negro janitor, pleaded "innocent by reason of insanity" when he was arraigned today on a charge of slaying little Marsha Brili. Kis trial was set for August 3. Officers in Washington announced last week that James also had acknowledged the similar slaying of Caro! Bardweli in Washington's Rock Creek Park about a week earlier. Both Sitlle girls were 11 years old and where pulled off their bicycles --vhile riding through wooded area? near their homes. AVillian-, K. Murphy. Negro at- tcrney. appeared for James and entered similar pleas to charges that the handyman raped and robbed a housewife in the Pirr;iico area on June 15. Jarne? hung his head all through his brief appearance ir. court sr.d said nothing. Murphy asked three weeks hi which to prepare his defense arid that James be tried by three judges inrteac of a jury. Three Synods Buy Estate At Carlisle ! Merchant I Stricken i ; Mt. Pleasant Man Dies On Way Home : Hugh Xikirk Barnes, prominent j Ivlt. Pleasant merchant, died sud ? idenly of a heart attack Monday j night about 10.45 o'clock while on i'nis way to his home from hi: busi- ! ness establishment. He was 42 year^ i of age. ! Mr. Barnes had closed his store j and had crossed the street :o go to j his home. He stopped to talk with j a neighbor an'd was striken with j the attack. Ke died instantly. For the past ten years. M^ Barnes had conducted a general store and feed business and a Gulf Oil Company agency, with filling station at Mt. Pieasact. Prior to that time he was employed by 1 R. B. Wolfe a? one of the operators 'of the Guif station at Jefferson and Patrick streets. Ke had ir.any friends in this city and in Mt. Pleasant. ! A son of the late Je.-se L. and An' nie V. Xikirk Barnes, he was n member of Frederick Acric. Xo. v '067. F. O. E . Frec'Tick Lodg^ Xo 371 L. O. O. M. and the Poor Richard Fraternal .-\?j=ociation. He is survived by his wife. Mrs Mary Ponton Barnes: one .sister. Mrs. Herman M. Orrison. Frederick, two nephews and a niece. The body is at the funeral home. 206 East Church street, from v.-herc the funeral ivil; lake place Thursday afternoon at t-.vo o'clock. Interment ·. the Middietown Reformed cemetery. Friends ir.ay ca! af'cr «evcn o'c'ock th : ? evcnin.e. M R. Etchis":- 1 . an'* Son, funeral directors. Democrats For Repeal Of Taft-Hartle} -Vet, Higher -Minimum Wa«;e. Standby Price Controls Philadelphia J«!y 13 i ' -- E i « b a t v!ed Dc-mocrstio piutfonu draftee!^da\ skippet: a jMs:it-b\ -put:;t e::- doreiv.c:st of President TrwMiat: c:\tl r:xhts program. Bu'.. in a compromise move :!- Uvuicd U !f-Uii:te he M»uthf:n ;iui · o l f - s l y l e d "i:b": - a! party n i n g s they wrote uh:it some Truman supporters calicd a "strong race it-sue plank Phrased only in genera! terms it is reported to omit the far-ivaeh- ini; states' right-; declaration :»!igr Dixie delegate*, had demanded. The 4 500-word document, d r a w n by a subcommittee fur action late- today by the lOS-ii;emb-r f u l l platform committee, calls for repeal of the Tafl-Hartley labor act and f«r an increase in the m i n i m u m wage from 40 cents to 75 cc:its an hour. Soino if the drafters voiced con- lidente that the compromise w i l l avert any floor fight when the platform soe.s before the national convention tomorrow for ratification. Others, however, were not so sure Oi--.- said the race plank wa.s- l adopted despite White House pressure for "much more" on civil rights. President Truman was in frequent touch wi'h the platform . . writers throughout their lori^ toil- They put the last words to the semi- . · Snal document at 4 a :n. today. : The second preliminary draft wa., ' stamped "iSVi-et" just as was the J first and somewhat different ver- . sion proposed by a smaller com- i mittee 24 hours earlier. ; | Xevertheless. reports "caked out : that, in addition to the race and . labor planks, it proposes on: i Living costs--A broad attack on j inflation includinc standby price ' . and rationing controls, as 'ed by Mr. Truman last fall. ! Foreign affairs--A strong plank Cor continued and strengthened in. ternational cooperation for world · peace. Palestine--Revision of the arms · embargo to permit shipment of : arms to the new state of Israel: immediate and full recognition of its territorial integrity: economic | aid to Israel and Ihe international: ization of Jerusalem. : s Housing--Federal encouragement ' f u r homebuilding. and g o v e r n m e n t ' construction of low cost housing and slums clearance. ! Education--Federal financial aid · to schools. 1 Agriculture -- Continuation of ."arm price supports. , Taxes--A sharp condemnation of : the Republican party for "lowering ; taxes on the rich and pulling the burden on the poor." : Displaced persons--A demand · that 400.000 European war refugee:' j b e allowed to enter this country i rather than the 200.000-odd pro- j video for in the present law. Tha ; lav.- is described as "un-Americnn" j because of "race and religious dis- i criminations." |275 Resister I 1 At Conference Two-hundred and seventy-five , women reSiilcrcc: this morning at ; Hood College SF the Women's ; Guild of Evangelical and Rcform- · ed church opened n? four-day con- i ference. · The majority of delegate.- here to attend summer cla?sc? and ; workshops were from V i r g i n i a . Pennsylvania and Maryland. The main event today will be an ad- dres^ this evening at eic""" o'clock · by Dr. Carl Krietc. an Evangelical and Reformed mis.Mor.ary -.\ho recently returned from Japan. On 'om-jrrow'.s pgerida in a d d i t i o n to · the regular devotional .nd clas^ neriods. is an address in tho morn- · inz bv Mrs. Grace Slon.'i Overton. ·.vriter lecturer ar.d coun.=rlor on familv lif" and ninrriage In th° ' eveninc st eight o'clock -n address on world rehabilitation will be- given by Dr. David D. Baker, editor of "The r.'e?.sencer " Thursday wil: acain be devoted to cl^.-s se.-s;cr.s ri",c: '.vor.-hip prr- "T.fMW- Csi'sn snd Cramer. 217 W«si P^tricV street. \var' i hoijsc and rebuild four saraces. ?3.oOO. COURSE COMPLETED College Park. -July I"? f--Eleven Maryisr.d vocations] teachers and extension workers completed a three weeks* course at the Univer- sieiy of Maryland yesterday. Those attending the course included "Vi:];ar* "VV. Miles. Damascus: George C Rt:-,ibr-r2. .Tr. of Wa"-:cr~vi;"c ?r.d Frederic'-:. Maurice C. Ward. Poolc.-vjlle. lisle. ?p... July 13 f -- Thorrsc- ·void. the 54-scre estate of Dr. and Mrs. Horace T. SadJer. located just . outh-vc?t of Carlisle. P?... hs? been ,o:d to three synods of the Evan- ceiicai and Reformed Church for use as a home for the aged. Announcement of the purcha B e v.-as made by Charles R, Todc. Car- ji.-ie manufacturer, -.vho negotiated the contract for the Potomac. Mer- ce-rsVvurs r-.r,3 Southern Pennsylvania Synod The b'c re^:dc;^ce r/r. t h e estate consist;; of SO rooni? v. hich cou!d easiiy accommodate 40 siue.-l.s. TAFT TO SEE New York. July ':?, -VP--Grv. Ifnonias E. Rewey and Scisatur Robert A Taf: v.-jli meet here lo- n'.qht to rr.ap presidential c a m p a i g n ft -x",r3" s-id possibly p\nlore d i - vergent vie-.vs on some issues. ; CONFLICTING PRICE TRF.NDS New York. July 13 .T--Conflicting price trends developed in the stock market today. Some rail is- fues tried to carry through yester- d:.j's advance but demand, as elsewhere, lacked any real drive. Few tock.s =trs;.ed rr.r/re than fractior,- -,!-.- ,-it'ier way from she previoy I ciosa. K.\T\ NEF,n£D BaUirr.orc. July JS .-T--Maryland fanr.ers are tsdiy in need of rain, the Weather Bureau reported to- oay. Twelve -Tuly days have netted ..i:ly .fit; o." an inch of r a i n f a l l here compared to the 9.36 inches ibat fell la,s» m o n t h -- - h e v,ettrst .'im? in the local \ s c a t h e r f t a i i o r . ' 4 77-\ car hisory. . May Gel Relief Soon From Long Drv Spell There is ^ good chance of relief from a 32-day dry spell today or tomorrow arid coo'.cr weather probably bcsin novir.g ;;ito this .s/?c:ors 'ate Wednesday, t h e forecaster indicated today Ke predicted scattered t h u n d e r - · If they The Frederick area. there i- a likelihood of more seri- ersl showers tomorrow ap.ri "not ct:;te f: v.'arrn " Fair nr.r. -lightly cooler is *r.o Jon^-rangc forecast for Thursday The Tronth has th::.« far product of an ··' pear in 0* ?i:fTcr::-2 bcca-i.-e of the wet v.-eather of t h r prrcc'riine months but the ground has become very dry. r.r.otht-r warm r.igi.t v , r i n min- irruini f'.js e tu Tii is D.'f-.iicteJ 1-ast Mrs. Over".Friday. :hc fcre"cc v ^.-.; "he r:-iOr^z:.^ oublic- a 5?- in jpesk. Or; dav of :he con- S C H O O L W I N D O W S B R O K E N City p'i':co rece;-.ed s report t h a t 13 v-;r;d'"v,- osr.e.- v. ere broken :r 'V.e ^*^" 5'rf^et school over th^ .'-eeker.c Ch:".drc". ^ro blamed Slips It The Mike ::stt!:e:!- hcs:'i t h i s '»,'. ·· ,·-'.- pror:p:u sc\;cf over a Mjpposediy ' (iesfi " n-.^cropho'^c a* t h e Drtv.o- e r a t i c '..A~ : ,'~:r.z'. convention is-t ' Qlii: -r.ov.r.g ",: 1 i: k-iork \i,\i or. your r^r. NBC s^ul tii- \ % f i o r v-oii over uiuiii!- for order. Sr:i. Alhc:i \V. JSzrUlry cf Krnturky. t-m- porary chairm.-.n of the Democratic National Convention. takr% the rostrum i:i Philadelphia'.^ Convention Hs.ll. where he drlivered his keynote Eiltlrcs Frederick Had Gala Tune Marking Santiago Victory City Turned Out En Masse Fifty Vears Airo To Honor Admiral Schlcy. Victor Over Spain Frederick was almost bursting w i t h pride and patriotism just iifiy years ago as it went i n t t rhap.sodie.s- over the exploit;- of il.s- nativc MIII. A d m i r a l (then Commo- dorci Vt'inficld Scott Schlcy. rccoR- nized here as the hero of Santiago in the Spanish-American War. Schiey had commanded the "Fly- inij Squadron" which dealt such a decisive defeat t(» the Spanish fleet at the Cubnsi port on July 3. It is a matter of historical record ihat he was under the over-alt command of Reai- Admiral Sampson nl ihc t i m e of the b a t t l e but in Frederick, n^ well as in many other places, it was considered without question to be n Schlcy victory. The hero was still at sc;i but Frederick decided to cC-lebrate anyway. The Palmetto Fibre Company noyv the Ox Fibre Brush Company* gave the celebration plans a push and they soon blossomed into a m n z i n g proportions. Just fifty years ago !sst nipht. the climax came in a big parade snrf ceremonies featuring eloquent addresses on the Krc.-u figure of his day. Said The News of July 13. 1898: "Never before in the history of the city has an i n d i v i d u a l been accorded such a remarkable testimonial of appreciation and esteem as went forth last night to the gailant commander from ; t r u e and loyai people. -Schiey. Schlcy. Schlc;.. h u r rah for Scott Schiey' reverberated to t h e echo from p. thousand throats, everyone catching up th** r e f r a i n nnd i5n.-. - !-'in^ it alon" the line w i t h t u m u l t u o u s enthusiasm." Market street from the Square Corner to Seventh street was jammed \vith people. Hundreds waved fings and cheered wildly. Chief Marshal McCHntock Young, one of the founders of the brush company, led the parade -\vhich marched to the ism.sic of ban-J;;. rinsing of beiis an'! alinii.-t deafening anplausc. Special aide? to Young, who rode on horseback, w c i e Capi. Walter Saunders. C. H Eckstein. Richard Pot:-. Lloyd T MncGili. J r . Harry E. Chaniine. E Y Goldsborough. Jacob B T\'^o:i. L. S. Ch.arie.- ?-.". Harcett. .7 W Bausii- man. Dr. T S. Eader and Louis M. Xixdorff. Sr. Other aides sl.-o on hor.-eback ·vith j ' t i -a.«hf: were George S Ro t H a - r y Grovf. C y r u F Flooi:. .1 L Ma.-scv. Dcvilla Bri.--h. Harvey Lea.v-f. H.-'rry Hriih. J. Roger McSherry. Alexander Brcn^lc John H. Grove. D. V. Kolb. Harry \\". Bowers. Chns. E. Ca.-.tle. Chas- K. Mcalcy. Edward S m i t h . Frank Smith. John W\od. Uorsey Owing^. Albert MeCardeli. Johii Croft". Frank Eisenhauer. Wm. Ogle. Capt. Q. S. J. Beckley. Henry Hagan. Chas. Winebrener. Gco. F. Schroe- ccr. Cha. B. Tiail. Everest Harding. A. T. Drinkhonse. Roger Wood. Jacob Kintz. Guy Thomas. Charter Woerner. Harn- Nixdorff. Eugene Derr. Geo. M. Grayssn. George Wilson. A u s t i n Baughman. Meredith Sir.ith. W. W. Brish. John Baumgardner. F. T. Rhodes, who went !o school w i t h Schlcy. played "Mv Countrj- 'Tis of Thee" and "Maryland My Maryland." on the chimes as the parade got under way. Many were in the line of march. The United Drill Association cut .some fancy figures. A half dozen large bonls named in honor of ,SchIey'« flagship. the Brooklyn, were among the designs, along with an ingenious bicycle boat ridden by Wcb- ter Heck. Ccrvcra. the Sn:ini.-h admiral, was depicted in n cage. As fireworks exploded and bands played, the mas? of h u m a n i t y at the Square Corner almost prcvent- fd the passage of t h e tennis. The Xews ?ay.«. Hundreds witnessed the parade from pi;i7.jar-. porches, balconies and windows. The News, continuing- 'Everyone joined in the celebration. Hundreds of dwelling houses vere bril- l i a n t l y i l l u m i n a t e d w i t h light?: an'l richly adorned v.ith the national colors " * " " The parade wen* from the Seventh street f o u n t a i n to the Square on North Market, wc.'t on Patrick to TelcKraoh and thence to Soutlr . c ireo!. e3^t to South Market and n o r t h to the Square a.a.'iin. then to Carter --tree!. north o Church and west to t h e Cour; House park whore other exerci.--o.~ v.-;re held. Chief Judge James Mc- Shcrry presided and s t i r r i n g ad- dre'·^c.· ; \vcie mad 0 bv Mrs. Dor.a 5 ' : McLran. of New York and John F. R \Voofi. o r o m i n r n t attorney, cx- t o l l i n s Schiey. Prof. Georgt Ed. Smith ^an2 a -ong '.\hich he hnci composed for "he occ::-ion alom w i t h "They're (i.,in ;· M.T-ch TO CI;'OP w i t h Major General Leo" and "The Star Spans- sect Brisiner " High-Priced Steak And Barkley Speech Stir Democrats In Philly By RKL.MAN M O R I N how much -he had paid for it. Ph::3d"Ir'-v;= J u l v i?- ^ This ~hen =hc put it n the :- ao ,-,, : - 3 ra.- -cs'-. hold a;.-f - :n rostrum bo?-cic her Because of t h e dair.ty ha-"-. = "·:" 3 :ady -.vear- :nc --»a"t ::-, tnc r«-tr;:r^. t;ie s-;O?!\ - t - a c j-?**irtrv«"*"*« *%ST-*"V ·"** "p!* "f-f vi| if* The Dv:r.orr,v- r-:e fee^r.q a lit- c-.pp*.,*. p«r,..- - i . t . ...c co_,_. ·:e =tr.-,:is".- \^da---' nerai:?c "of th^s shc "ctr-ved ;t. to the dc-;-h: o; .-t-a'-:. o'.u.s- -one -a:-.y oratory ?.pd ;he . photographers' who a.sked her ·o -- -- ' - i - ^ ^,»" c--r---,-i^-c r*--r---« : c'- *^ to hold :t uo aga;r. ";O~ 'list o;ic ~ O . . . . . . . ' i l . s ' ) , * , . . _ . . ^ _ i . . . - . t..v ( _v,.s... . l - - . _ the ste^-r. - r -"": more " ?Ir.s. c.dwards complied. O.' r-.:;r.-c. th-,v .--.-;" lack B nres- ~ h: - 5 coa:d :-'-t have continued ioe-it'a 1 -!···::·-·%:·: v h . -.'.'.'.'. oo ac- ^"c^ longer Tiie'-. ha":: CCT; o"*- ' j H".; "-c" '.-« o' '-ic "'*ac s ° no - '^"' vcr " short':--, the n?.-': P,'.- ''-*-.- -r.av -,av* -"^ :-.· tcak v.ould have bcsun t o brc-;i. of ^. ".. t i c ."teak. r-x':;;? pcr:ol.s of Sc:-.a;;ir A'bcn I' v. as a real «r.e. P. Tedium- ^ T '· 3arsiey F keyr.otc fr-rro.i. oe- , 7 f r ; .:~: . l .., ?V- - r r ; j ' : r.-o a",d "Vcred j u ^ t before, put the Dcr.-.o- da:r- r - I P . : -i''co'jce--i ·'··. t-\-~- erst* in a mtxxJ they have -.ot r;-.ce so -,- cr ( ·-.-,; by M--- India s;nce "he cor.ver.tion bogan. Edv.'prd-. cha.rrr.a:: ···' th* w.-i.Tser:'.-! The S*-:~stor ;·= 3 -quare-sct. b^r- d.-.-.-.- r. i-.-' :..- nai-v.r.a". cnrr.rntt- rel-bodied man w i t h w h i t e h a i r :r-t- Sr.--- v. as rcov::-.c a P".:r;t '.vitr. and a f'.inty. tight:"C t?.~e. He -3e- ".-.vered a f.ahtins .--pc-ech. a.^.d it M's T.£ ····:-. re -. s:-A v. as j u s t v.-hat the strife-to. * Dcrr.- :"s.s.". i " a a .- after-di:-.ri£r olack. ocrat? ---.anted :n hear bn.;cr.t ?. -:-.?rko' ba2 v.'.th h r r . Hr wa* v.esr::'..2 --.hitc- And ^,v. ho" ^hc I^PC^ h e r .--"rifOi-h. b'a:^'- AC T'^-.i^dc-rc-ci through 6.^ m-.'.'iutCs ."2 the f^:);:r'" .'or t h e :-.:ch n:" oratory, w a v i n g h: a r r r * sr.d co-t rf fo-^d Tr.e bac co:;ta:r,cd a be-.t'ns iVsc s : .r \vith hi? " : .2 -';?. q u ^ r t of :-.:'.-:. x ~-/ur.d o:" a great, brown pstch of s-.^ea-. Of- sar::;e--ar.d t"-.e r e d "tea' ga?i to stair! the w h i t e coat. It The p r i o r ,,· e..i-'n v.^^ stated by spread d;.v. r:\vv-r-.i. from the mUlti'e t!.r s - i r ^ k t . Ai..l :I !.c:' uLijt-ft '.vj;, ut his bui'K to hi.- lli}i.- \Vhc:i hr Barkley To Be Truman's V.-.P. Mate President (Jives O. K. To Senator; Convention May Adjourn Wednesday C ' i i v r i : t i i M lia.'l. PhilaUeiohi*. J u l y 13 · i'--I'tesident Ti-uman p-,it ;ut thv v. «»rd today that he " -.vVll oc »j:«»v5 happy" io have Senator Al- Oc« *\ B:irkley a.s his vice pre«i- ;i-:-.tjal r*,:ii:}i:^ :nate That appc;i:- -il t flinch : Ti'u»n:»-Ba:k!fy t'vk- ct lor the IJoKiocra!.-. OoiiivKTnt'c chairman .!. Howard . McCrath announciiitt tlio Pre:i- lii-ut - ^e!lt:J!lC·:lt. taid S!r. Truman !.:·! slot i-lfvwl the door to other-*. ht\\r-v! and t\a leaving ·' to t'.ia Democratic c;:3ve:itliii: ? say wno -·hotild 1'ij'i v. nil Intis .-f^auist the K«'i'iilu-:.ii team of Thmiia; E. C'c'.v- '.· and - Z . i i l Warren But the i-U'«ate lihttg into "si* h:iH v. rn- obvioiiyly in 3 mood to turn t«j Bark!··}·_ They gave- tuc TO-yeai'-oIiI Kentucky Senator a 118- ·:i;nule niu^ini; demonstration la?t ·::ftht afser he made a fighting keynote ^peech. informed of McGrath's statement. B.nrkley told reporters: "I 'uil have i» stateiiie::'. to ii!a";e :·!·; far a.i I'm concerned. "J'm not tryinK to be «~vaivs nut I ve K'it to make up my own mind a* to whether 1 would acceot ;:ndcr any condition, and I'm not COIIIK *o make up my mind \vhila : 1 am temporary chairman 'of the con"ention'. "Aft-- ; r I Kct nit from under th.Tt. :-.saybc I'll have something to say.'" Af keynoter of the convention. · Barkley is the temporary chair. man. j Barkley told reoorlers earlier j that the President had telephoned ; him congratulations on his keynote ! speech but had said nothing about j the vice presidency. i Alone w i t h announcing the White | House welcome mat is out for i Barkley. McGrath told a news con- i ference: j It is possible President Truman i will address what may be the clos- 1 ing session of the convention to- j morrow night. j 'Dispatches from Washington | said the President's tentative dc| cfsion is to fiy here, accompanifx! j by Mrs. Truman'and their daughter. j Margaret, and. to return to Wa?h- ington immediately after a yho\ address to the convention. 1 McGrath said he hopes the convention can meet- in almost continuous session tomorrow to wind up its business. This would mean jammins through adoption of * platform and selection of presidential and vice . presidential candidates into one : day. j A reporter asked what was the i reason for the spsecup. i "The heat of Philadelphia." Stc- Grath replied. Third Sf.ision Begins | Convention Hall. Philadelphia. July 13 ..-p--The third session of | the Democratic national convcn- ! lion began tocny at 11.32 ?.. in. ' · est ·. Mass Trial In Zagreb Belgrade. Yugoslavia. July 13 -fl --The Croatian Supreme Court heard charges today against 30 accused "spies and terrorists." The indictment charged the Vatican with abcttine the defendants and British-American occupation authorities with harboring them. The mass trial opened yesterday i'i Zagreb. Chief defendant is Ljubo Milosh. former Ustachi commander accused of responsibility for the death of more than 200.000 person? during the German occxipation. The accused are part of a sroup of 95 whom the Croatian Interior Ministry said had been picked up by security police as they entered Yugoslavia during the past year. They arc accused of setting out to disrupt communications, plunder warehouses and cooperatives, dc- stroy the Yugoslav five-year p5?.r. ;5rd iir.aliy to overthrow by am;ed rebellion, with outside help, the existin:: order of Yugoslavia. The sndirtrnent saic the cefend- ant« were under direct cornrnari of the puppet dictator of Croatia. Ante r'avcsic. wno is reported ?t:i: at 3arge RETCKNF.n TO A N N E ARUNDEI. Tv.-o youths arrested here early tsaturoay -^ t h e armed robberv o* a Gler. Eur:-:e truck drix'er fiave del county . r or tr;a:. State's Attorney Ea^-.ri F. N:k:rk ?a:d ly- day T:icre ha-1 bee:-, some cuc.-- ':on whether the boys -vou'c "o* tried here or in- Anne Arur.oel driver o* "he truck a:':d took over observers, it v. as ai.^is^ed. here a~I there, by a i:".t:;' v a;j:duo : ;s i:r3 L'nque.^t.orsab'y. Sorsstor Barklcy hs~. made .-·". hnpres-^or.. The cc'.cza'.es poured out of their ;n:o ;nc pij^es. jpor.tar.eously. The fact :hat they had been for two hours on hard wooden chairs, c-rd ;hit Senator Sark!cy iia«-i lt-c-:t ru:iVtr£xi u C* v - ice-night's low \va.* 88 Tort.«y. "he teii- neraturt* i ^vpfrv'i :·" t r u i f h f'ft u n l ^ . s rV.iidtr.o-"? lo'crvrn"*. It xva,^ i PI yes".crd?y. ; V e r t m t J y -Aitcht:'.! t n b:oadr.}-t in a fi 01 -A i : - ; -f ;.'s-f,-,fr-. v.?s not idcr.'ificci. .ste.iK. she so-, v-vt-i it ;:' f . i l i mejs- -,.. t-re t'U-cked -A .in v.ct. the- band \va p'ay.:iit the thrillinf, - % Th"\ q . - i - c - ; 2iii".eci. tho:-; Tre crn-.vd save "n-.m a ~. oxjt:.-«i. b'o.'-d-lifting ?oi5s nt" D?\:e--ihc c e · '·*-..-_·*·', a'-.' : -s.,-p,; ' 7- v ? r :-»rtiv C;---.;I.;T«. but .n the :.;-ts -r^v h - v e had somc'.hing t» i Mr?. Eov.-ard= :^V her audience opinion of th.s and other nearby .do w.:h -.t. io*. j|

Get full access with a Free Trial

Start Free Trial

What members have found on this page