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Monessen Daily Independent, The (Newspaper) - November 20, 1928, Monessen, Pennsylvania colder Wednesday fair MONESSEN DAILY fit if NO TUESDAY NOVEMBER 1928 TWO CENTS PER Murder Trial Under Charged With Murder of Four Infants Goes On Trial Today Hopes cure Conviction On Confession Of Mother ANY WITNESSES trial of Mrs Anna of this d with the murder of four of fant children was called for t this afternoon William T Dom with District sy John R the Commonwealth and At- Vincent Smith and Phil K looking after the s It is not thought that the 11 progress very far this is a greater part of the tune j occupied in the selection of ase was called for this accord both sides had witnesses here to A large bus was the Commonwealth's h to Greensburg circumstantial evidence will We for the Commonwealth to have introduced an of the mother that heted her infants is charged with t he two sets of the wing been dug up In the of the home in August of The first two bodies A Sea Hero School Board Disposes Of Bonds Today Issue Brings Nice Premium From Firm AWARD MADE Tne boaid met at United Nev Nov of testimony have rounded out of the vestris last voyage and it appeared that the blame for the noon Tlw for disaster might be placed squarely on of the Capt William J who never i being nine will be able to -in his own de- m from four of fense larger Pittsburgh Today Federal Attorney Charles H Tork Tattle will question passengers on shin Uw I highest bidder and avri Fifty Injured When 5 Street Car Runs Away At Homestead Today Leaders Organize i j ship that went down off the Virginia i M 114 persons to death H is likely that J of Monday evening at the home of Mis Hany Lebowitz on Reed the Girt Scout leaders met and formed a permanent organization to be as the Gill Scout Leaders Association Miss Gladys Ensle was prudent aid Kiss Rebecca Meetings will be held f list of each month for the purpose of wa for infusing into the work new and a higher moral tone such as can materially the Blind Student -Honored a chicken coup and had nly in the ground n le The mother was taken ody on August of the bodies and later while a patient in the confessed to the Neighbors intimated that les wen hurled in the yard digging In the remains of John t into custody and is on a charge of being an after the fact Set James y of the state police the rind Health Officer unearthed the James E Watson of as probably leader m Senate to succeed elect Charles Curtis Oddly both Senators Watson sought the Republican nomination United States Francis who n presiding at the four and one quarter cent The j It is the opinion of the workers total net to the school will be f with the Scouts that the public does Alt members of the board eral government's will hear testimony similar to that m day Bamhart was in charge of the legal matteis and passed upon the legality of the lution conveying the bonds On the day passengers on the Vestris framed bitter accusations against Carev and fie crew of the Lamport Holt Liner It inevitable that Carey will be set down in maritime history as one of the ship masters who ever stood on the deck of a hull until he sank with his ship The and brought up these seasoned in the ways of the sea by foi ty years of service not that the purpose is to help girls to prepare themselves for responsibilities in the and so it is hoped that in the near future some public may be given whereby the community will be en some idea of what scouting weans Hire is considered a good sale to the voung girl the school beard is pleased ther Much interest and was attractiveness of the at the meeting last ering the bond market at this time brokerage firms The ing and the success electorate for the Scout movement in floating i of the Girl Monessen provided by the purpose of paying ofT the debt and and furnishing aJ present were Gladys Engle Pleads i Filed Statement date Class has been made of 8 wreck to be in the tall Thursday evening of The 40 and 8 is an within the Legion expected a large class of will be initiated at trie e held here A number of will take the organization ft and in addition there others from e county eking crew ull equipment and of there hour with boxing anil ts to be followed by i F Chef lit notices to all rrt Swamps When arraigned before Justice of the Peace G J of traver Saturday evening as a of the hit-and-run fatality which occurred last week on the road m which one woman was killed and John Webb of entered pelas John Webb of entered pleas and render assistance following an accident and to manslaughter He was held without bail for court and was committed to the Westmoreland jail A jury Friday night held Webb for action of the grand jury of Westmoreland county it is struck and fatally injured Mrs aged of last Tuesday night and then failed to stop and render aid He circled around Pricedale after the and then placed the car in a j garage near the scene of the accident He and Albert alleged owner of the were later arrested j bv Corp R of the state highway patrol who was called to in- Nov Exactly 150 for the of mation was spent in rnc lecent campaign by Adam M oi Republican candidate to succeed as representative tn Congress from the Pennsylvania district campaign expense ment filed with the clerk ot tho House of Representatives says that on he turned over to the Republican committee of Westmoreland of new grade building in First Ward Funeral Today county for the United Santa Nov eral for Dr George father of the late President t will be held here today and the taken to the family j for i Dt Harding died at the home oft his Mrs E E Remsberg j here yesterday He was stricken i with last Friday He camel here from Marten stwo weeks with hit to spend the in California the Grove Anna Helen Jones Ada Anna Kella Mabel Parks Genevieve Miller and council Mrs G H Thomas and Mrs At the tlow of the sion Mrs served appetising refreshments On Way South United Aboard the U S S at U S Moi flagship of the United broad swells of the gives no items showing in what nei the money was expended and statement contains no other ing for the fund He states that received no con- from any source to help him win re-election Plan Services in 1909 and he married Alice who eight years ago Death Message eml witness Woman To Aid At a recent meeting of the Harris was held as a terial it was decided U hold the union Thanksgiving service Wednesday November The service will be held in the dist with the Rev G pastor of the United ian aa the speaker Special will be arranged and the vice made as Attractive as possible A special invitation is extended to the general public United Nov Mrs Ruth old left today for New York to aid lice there in their search for the murderer of Arnold New York Mrs Keyes was found here day after a search of several dayi She said she knew the Rothstem although she was Word was received here rag the death at this morning in the West Penn Pittsburgh of Mrs Josic G age wife of John of 513 avenue The deceased has been a patient in the hospital for the past week Besides the two Henry and Margaret survive Funeral will be made later Black Eyes Present Play When is presented next Monday and Tuesday at in the Park November 26 and lovers of good outside of which Rothstein I entertainment are in for real treat shot This musical being room in the Park Central was No 330 Saturday November the night before the Mrs went into the hall to find a maid There I met a man who said his name put on by the Young Ladies was written and is being ed by John F Butler Little more need be said about it for the public is well acquainted with calibre of musical shows which are turned out under Butler's 7 United Nov shotgun seemed quite nice the swamps was Jack hing for a young mulato i Sunday afternoon he called i tion The members of the cast arc erted killing three up and wanted me to go to his selling tickets the advance injuring a No 348 have a drink There argue well for capacity houses was another mnn there and we had alleged several drinks J left about G ogro know when She said she could identify the man was found in Jack but didn't remember much on the Iowa the river not far from She defied she knew George Mc- being sought as the key man i dramatic story of being m the mystery She said she never 11 i J jtt Fear Collapse h she g United Nov financial collapse of Russia is cording to ministerial and her husband Illinois Central brakeman He made m the House of Commons three o'clock and seeing had heard of or Rothstein ith upraised axe over the Mrs is the wife of Floyd I will accompany her to New Investigate Fatal United Nov 20 blackface nursed a pair of sore knuckles today at Palm the result of a fistic encounter with an fied man here The affair occurred at an exclusive hotel here last tt was learned today man at the next table made re- marks derogatory to my to me his tour of good will to the Latin Americas The huge was well down off the lower California steaming along with a in her members of the ver party were gaining their sea legs and watching with Interest the ful routine of service life on The roar of the gun the flashing escort of destroyers and were the echoes 01 i yesterday's triumphant departure as the Maiyland left San Pedro at a m Pacific Standard Time characteristically at home and abundantly had made an inspection tour of the battleship soon alter it cleared the harbor He was accompanied by Henry P Ambassador to Italy and his representative on the tour and members of his party Ship took the party all through the ship explaining the functions the various units The first stop will be on West Coast of it is expected that a complete itinerary would be announced today From the tour will extend to the and to my Jolson hit him in the so I Body Sent Home United Nov body of Rep William A cratic minority was to be sent back to where in 1902 he entered politics by prosecuting attorney died m a hospital here Canal Cuba and Mexico Last the President-elect worked ate with Captain Victor A of the Maryland and completing details of the itinerary Hoover plans to do considerable 1 reading at sea He brought on board 1 with him an extensive library of de- i fiction containing some of the latest mystery thrillers He also brought with him several books on South America and he placed the contents of his library at the al of members of the Tnc President-elect said he would not study Spanish during the tour Spanish has degenerated the names of late yesterday after a e rat ion gallstone op- Iw Maryland pawed San Diego the southwestern tip of the United at 6 o'clock last night ard the or back Wild Dash Down Grade Of Street Car Ends In Col- Another Car H CARS DEMOLISHED The senior tew class at Uni- versity of Chicago elected as ita ident a blind Herbert who despite hia handicap has maintained nit Average of throughout his college ler is years Avoid Colds United Nov Winter's well on its 1 to many means colds And to Theadore B State Secretary of advice to avoid colds So he In hta weekly health talk for thin rigors of tho cold demand a of physical adaptability than Is necessary during more temperate months If the overage man and man would realize this fact and un- intelligently to prepare their bodies for winter's much of the illness and many of the deaths unnecessarily in winter time could be eliminated For a cold Is often the fore runner of winter And colds are often caused iy sitting In a when in an by getting wet feet ind not changing foot by living n by wearing too much or too tittle and by in contacts with those who are suffering from the other a negative is not sufficient are all right in their place and quite but DoV ore equally im- portant hours sleep each of daily exercise the fresh a minimum t of a maximum and a well-balanced diet ome of the best roles to observe in he development oC physical nee to disease conditioned man cr is a great but to a aliver it can he quite the n in order to stay keep alive And to accomplish must intelligently plan and The Women's Guild of the ity Episcopal church will meet morrow afternoon at 2 o'clock in the Parish house AH members are ed to attend Nov A car ran wild down a tor left the and into another car at Homestead in- more than 60 persons persons were taken tS the Homestead hospital and at least dozen others wen reported been treated for alight injuries at of the Both can were operated G control of his car on the and Mifflin Una M he to descend the Amity street UU and after eft the rails at a turn and into the Bast operated by Motorman Tho WM heard honfe tho business district of and pedestrians gathered at the to And rf many of whom were seriously lying on the Approximately every on the two ears was injured In the Many were cut and bruised by from tar windows Merchants left their of boo mess and helped to persons who had been caught In the Firemen and police aided In tho injured to nB In were tn Bast whom weire ployed in of East KM Both can wero demolished and the Injured after was talten to the hospital tr attid did not know why on his ailed to ild the of the car as it descended tho A survey of water at Lock California and Newell has bean sent out to river men by the United States Because ot shifting condition of bed of the stream the made the survey to appraise of the bast channels The pool ally will have to be but for this has not been cording to Major J Many Dead United Nov several house and homeless and property daman running was indicated in reports from the flooded of iXai Illinois and Kentucky Thirteen of the deaths occurred ia Kansas and three In where were overflowing their banks in the worst November this region ever has t w Dr Cornelius Away After Long Illness and county to discover here yesterday Coroner James in yesterday 0 his death the West Newton road some night The man was unconscious condition Newton and was rushed hospital where he succumbed John Lazar 1 notified and the to the Check moi and state investigating The deceased was Outlining the reasons why Russian orders for gods are excluded from government guarantee of payments to British merchants no ders from approved foreign Captain secretary of the overseas trade is unwise to stand under a crumbling scaffold Russia today has no surplus of grain and her credit under steadily de- creasing balance obviously Extend Tariff Woman Escapes m in wife residing in Europe and he waa making his home with friends where he was employed the coal mines The body tbe Lazar home at 1224 this city and worse will happen within a his i hesitate to held the St Mai in the F cemetery aT Pricedale tomorrow TREMENDOUS EXPLOSION fRr Nov tremendous explosion occurred today in French church fanny cartridge adjoining the Mary's I suburbs of Vincennes Twelve were kilted and scores injured my United Nov and ico have agreed on extension of the tariff clauses in the treaty of of 1886 ol me rami due to have on Nov have who been until July United Nov era Ohio police today for Sirs from of the her to prison for had checks Onions Suspend Mrs Sargent was being taken from to the men's Reformatory She escaped near when Miss Lottie Mitchell police granted mv United jher permission to go women's Nov rest room trade unions Mrs had posed as a negotiations for and passed sew ment of the lockout in the checks She confessed cicai industry until the labor court scheme in many Ohio and eastern she bad served caused term in California To gain has affected f prestige as a social Mrs when his condition became SO usually decried jail critical that he could not recline in decides on the of the She increase award which lockout The lockout workers T 28 years a practicing dentist of this died this morning at at his home on Donner avenue after an illness of twelve months He was aged 62 years Dr Cornelius came to this city from Philadelphia in which city he started the tice of dentistry after being ated from the University of sylvania with the class of 1888 Locating hero in 1005 Dr ius enjoyed a lucrative practice from the start and was considered one of the outstanding men of his sion He was a er and held the confidence of those who enjoyed his services throughout A little more than a year ago hie health began to fall on account of heart trouble and his condition came so aggravated that he was advised to give up the active duties of his profession He sold his office and early in the spring to C Briant which time Dr Cornelias had been almost ly to his home about the until re- tho the comfort suffered intensely patiently and was conscious until the hour of his death The deceased was a Spanish a member of Trinity Episcopal church and Masons Tha widow and Mary and Harriet and one Mrs J oT The will place Thursday afternoon at 2 o'clock from the hoine on ner avenue and will be in charge otf the Masons wilt be beU on Reed the Bernard rag Interment will made m family in Grand vieW cemetery Today's Chuckle HX 66 service the at HM been o in the village was to seWe at
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