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Charleroi Mail, The (Newspaper) - December 2, 1916, Charleroi, Pennsylvania THE MAIL VOL XVII XO 143 WASHINGTON DECEMBER 1916 ONE CENT Several Cars In Damage Slight CRAM HCH GOAL Mill Memorial Service 1 Iy Touch High Record of Will Pack Books for ing Until Municipal Building is Ready AT MEETING row at School Auditorium COMES Previous Month The public reading rooms in the Odd Fellows building on Fifth street and Washington avenue will be given up the public library but the movement for a better public brary will not be dropped by any means This was decided at the ing of interested ones Friday evening in the reading rooms In the plan for the proposed sew municipal to be erected probably year a room is to be set aside for a library and rest Tooms provided Plans will be laid for the proper utilization of this space the agrement 01 the borough and of making the public Irary and strong and better tition than ever The school board also is said to be planning for a lic library in the new high school addition on the The books owned by public brary will be securely packed away for the Automobile Will be Feature of November Shipments cus if not serious Friday The most serious of all was one at the toner of Fifth street and avenue Morris Coulter of a local garage was testing a car ite Uus Up street at a grood speed Sutherland in a Ford approached fiom Fourth street on Washington avenue The Ford rammed into the larger Regal car and the both went to the curb Both were damaged but neither driver hurt On Fallowfield driving a track for the Charleroi Suffragists Adopt Plans For the It ear mm TO One of the best memorial programs November coal shipments through ever arranged has been prepared by Lock No 4 came within an ace of Charleroi lodge No B P O Elks couching for their public service Sunday avenue just helow John Hugus in rounding Washington avenue into Fifth street blew our a tire and his car skidded against j curb At Sixth an unknown car crashed into the rear end of a de- livery the owner of which could not be learned Damage was slight the high mark of October to the report of at the high school ter James Sweeney Coal passing The service will be in through the lock totaled tion of ths five died during the bushels The October shipment was Fred W Dr Edward E bushels were adopted in Bart for the coming year of the 1 suffrage organization at u meeting of several ardent suffragists at the home of Mrs H w Tweed on Several Interested avenue Friday evenine n -in j were made for of civic course first Tuesday in when the next meeting will be held Not a complete organization was but permanent officers will be named at the next meeting Mrs t- IL LU Dt lit in Charleroi Sunday Howard George E Nickel and George Rylands Music will Dr j Following is the report given out by F- Down stream 418 steamers boats be with the and barges other crafts same popular soloists who appeared coal bush pis 1 rim her fcr the Elks at their memorial service board merchandise 355 lase year They will live 28 Miss Ethel gers 27 Up 406 J soprano and Warren j boats and barges i with Miss May Earth as pianist and i other crafts iron products 104 j accompanist Mr Vaughan will sing j sand gravel two solo numbers and two 000 stone 175 cubic be rendered by Miss Barth timber lumber j Kinder The invocation and j board merchandise 325 will be given by John stock 25 passengers 1 Lyons j The rainfall for the month was 219 Samuel B Hare of inches he the speaker of j afternoon He was secured flC lit BUIl Tweed is Charleroi chairman by tue of appointment by Mrs the county chairman Mrs who was the only one from Charleroi to attend the state woman suffrage at of made a report of was done there i lOf it Rill The fire department was called out this afternoon at about 2.30 to wer a call sent in from Box 42 on Tenth street and Shady avenue eral shingles on a roof of a occupied by foreigners canght fire from a chimney but the flames were extinguished before the arrival of the company No damage other than the destruction of n couple of shingles was done County in the instrumentality of former ft FILED I nor John K who is expected District Does Not ly Change Figures ASSEMBLES I to be present to attend the services I The eulogy will be br W Gaut Opening memorial services will conducted ruler Walton Sharpnack j m n s HIRT BY JOE mm Pursuant to the provisions of a law passed in Civil war return judges from Lawrence and Washington counties comprising the 24th congressional met day in the office in the courthouse at to count the soldier votes cast on November 7 for congressman from the district The counting consisting of F D- Hart of Beaver Charles E Mehard of Lawrence and Joe W former postmaster appeared in the Members of the memorial I v i ed States Court at Pittsburg Friday in charge of the program mT i t m j and asked for a voluntary petition in George W B Nathan W H Atkins and Escr INITIAL DANCE OF bankruptcy It was set forth in the petition that his debts would total i about assets of about I j In the petition there are some inter- esting figures that will show that Paul G Former High School and Miss Holyfield Sunday school from and districts tomorrow will convene in Charleroi a conference that will be second in importance to the annual county Sunday school convention session will be conducted at the First Christian church m charge j of W S president of the Sunday school association In the evening various Sunday school 1 themes will be treated from the j pulpits Departmental conferences will Ve I features of the afternoon meeting at the First Christian church the following persons as Miss j Frances l Charles S WILL LIVE IN j burg Dr J Miss Jennie H i Miss Mrs W C Prof H H J teacher Rev L Announcements have been rural The devotions ed hereof the marriage Friday at cf the afternoon will be conducted ly JSTew Castle of Miss Erma Rev William Hogg of Speers Holyfield formerly of Charleroi Chief among the T- Paul Thomas Landis of Ohio out-of-town Rev event performed at the home of the M Woodfin of St officiating clergyman the a temperance Harry the couple departed for Lima of teacher will live They wiH be at a men's Rev L McKee Tof home after January 1 at 1706 worker among foreign cut a large figure in the financial wood that city people and Charles S Donley of embarrassment of Mr Martin The bnde is the daughter of Mr Rev fit lin he Tras a for and C C former at Christ Lutheran Mr J lost out by a few votes aBd residents They moved to lap at the Methodist Episcopal rf The election he spent over Castle about one year ago Mr Rev C McKee j 200 Part of this amount yet remains in petition Frances Class Meets The Frances Willard class of the Methodist church of this place entertained at the home of Miss Rodgers in ship Friday evening The session was a regular meeting and a varied of entertainment was taken A luncheon was served to the guests by the hostess Friday evening was the date of the Kirk Wrenshall of this found initial dance held under the that everal are that the b allots of the voters of the of the Viking club of Charleroi credited to election and campaign ex- district with national guard auditorium was the scene of j on the Mexican border made but little difference in the standings of the candidates cover event which was one of the most j lection mid-winter dances ever conducted locally Over ninety and the kept piling while to bepaid on the principal to Dr Henry W winning nearby points along the valley jkeeD note satisfied Notice seat in ivas victorious by a as well as from various places in plurality of votes over W J western part of the state were FORMER CHARLEROI WOMAN ent IN STATEN The auditorium was artistically orated with the club Mue Word has been of the Mellon of the Democratic nominee Of were on party ticket Pure Food Products can secured from the following Woodward Lock No 4 a H- Buvall P Ternavsky Leon J Eugene Sauce E Demarco F Wanthier Watch this list grow five tickets in the the white A neat arrangement of death of Mrs P F Austin in New Prohibitionist and Socialist parties ferns and the like added York on Friday November from a represented by B Smith and W E Ramsey The She is furnished complication of orchestra William H vived by three Mrs Beav 6.653 398 464 512 733 j 594 ber of selections with the orchestral Mrs William Kenny of New York and Bandied in excellent Mrs William Carmicael of ness The the Jenkins revised figures for the three counties j a local vocalist sang a j liam A residing in Wash W 692 D 7.048 S P Landis formerly was a teacher of the lecture at the Charleroi high school and it was theatre and Mr Donley will he was teaching here that the the First Presbyterian church couple met Later he completed a division activities Ait law course at the University of French Presbyterian church and entered business in and missionary problems wiU fee He is associated there with a real discussed by Mps Frances Cooper of tate firm doing a prosperous business Monongahela aad Miss Katherine His bnde is a high school graduate She is a member of the Charleroi Bachelor Girls dab and as such ing her resident in Charleroi was leader of the younger social set IONIAN CLUB OF BELLE Gough of Rev E pastor will speak on Bible class work at the First a tian church and Rev John E j pastor on teacher training the First and John R pastor on VERNON GIVES DANCE training work at the Washington Avenue Presbyterian church The Ionian club of young men of j Belle Vernon held ifs first Come up and register for our dance Friday night in before they are alT hall Belle Vernon A large number of gone H- jeweler and optician The 520 Fallowfield dance enthusiasts were present program was the by making your selection of Christmas diamonds and jewelry at Porter's Jewelry the store with the street clock 502 avenue tier A program of twenty dances land Three grandchildren are was ran from 9 o'clock until 2 Clifford Kenny and i The Viking club dances will be held 1 Austin Carmichael One brother lives at separate seasons of the vear Funeral to make the occasion one of the Favorites Are Victors have been taken up in were conducted from the home Brightest events of the season at the The Charleroi Favorites football that the Student club dances her Mrs of committee con- team defeated eleven here held during last year which have Staten New Thursday in an interesting contest Don't take the leaving Come now been judged among the most Austin was formerly a Carney Allen Clair staged at the Charleroi Athletic park and make your Christmas gift ever attempted by any of the resident of Belle Vemon and 12 to 7 tions in diamonds set of the valley Most of leroi Peter PerTy Ho jn and j younger set of the cut glass and the members are from various at Porter's Jewelry J leges and universities and novel Warren is 502 avenue j f ects were naturally derived and spending the week end with his j on page J nts of Crest avenue i bert Clegg and Michael Bendie J K Pres S A Vice Pres E E Cashier Your Dollars Should be Active Yes it is important to keep year dollars active if you wish ttam to grow and accumulate to a good sized fund Pat them where they are and will increase at by depositing them to your credit with us Your account is invited Interest Paid on Savings Accounts Depositary for the State of Pennsylvania Open Irom until o'clock TOYLAND OPEN Largest display in town Prices as low as with a few exceptions BOOK STORE -1 The Ladies of the First Christiain church hold a bazaar and iake Miss Mary Conrad of sale in the Sunday school room of the town is visiting at the home 01 Miss church Friday and Esther Dreyer on McKean avenue her 8 and 9 HALL HARK STORE Were you born in the winter month If you were you should have some piece of with your in it Here you will find a wide assortment of Gold La Scarf Pins We invite you to drop in and see regardless of whether you come to buy or not John B Schafer Manufacturing Jew Both Phones
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