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New Castle News (Newspaper) - October 21, 1938, New Castle, Pennsylvania NEWS PHONES 4000 foul Items To Tha 4000. NEW CASTLE NEWS WEATHER Rain Late Or Colder FIFTY-EIGHTH 296 NEW OCTOBER 21, PAGES THREE CENTS A COPY CANTON School Teachers From Seven Counties Are In Session Here Three Thousand Instructors At Morning Session Develops Lively Contest Over Officers HISTORIAN BARNES IS CHIEF SPEAKER Sessions To Continue Through Afternoon And Evening At Cathedral Meeting for the seventh tive the teachers the mid- western section of the vania State Education Association are in session today in the dral and various school buildings of this holding their The first general session of the day opened at 10 o'clock with about teachers in the Cathedral torium and others at the text book exhibition in the An a program of section band numbers and the nomination of officers occupied the morning Factionalism reared its head in the nomination of officers and threats made that three Armstrong and would withdraw if were persisted in. Class Room Teachers The argument developed over the introduction of a slate of officers presented by the S. E. A. This was done last year and the slate was carried Early in the nominations it was suggested that to save time the slate should be presented in its Said a Mr. of we allow ourselves to be sheep and follow those who would like to make this a Fascist of am against being a rubber stamp and electing slated of Armstrong left the Pittsburgh district because of such tactics and if they are persisted in in this Clarion and Jefferson counties will do What that is I leave to your Superintendent of against slate LEARNING FROM MOTHER COOKING J WHEN YOU'VE GOT OF GOOD Give From Your Heart to NEW CASTLE COMMUNITY CHEST CAMPAIGN STARTS MONDAY Report 226 Dead As Typhoon Hits Parts Of Japan Thirty Thousand Person Are Homeless As Result Of Storm FLOODS DESTROY SCORES OF HOMES Many Homes Low-Lying Districts Of Tokyo lapse In Flood Fairless Sees Upswing For Business In U. S. In Very Near Future News On Paso PA OBSERVES Among acts of vandalism that are being perpetrated by premature the latest that has come to the attention of Pa is the painting of windows of cars green A north hill man says that his car windows were daubed so heavily that the green paint ran down over the body of the He managed to get the paint off the windows but had to take it to a paint shop to have the paint removed from the It is risky to leave cars standing on the streets so be Out at corners a large board painted and ing to various was erected at the point where the curve takes off toward The sign was fastened to sections of rails driven Into the Despite the fact that the sign was well off the road an automobile crashed into bowled over one of the steel supports and split trie sign in three What's needed there is a concrete bumper heavy enough to withstand the im- pact of a car going at seventy miles an Y W meeting here this week j recall tho old time institutes when of the county came into j New Caotle for a whole week of On Faeo Daily Weather Report United States weather statistics for the 24-hour period ending at 5 o'clock Thursday afternoon Maximum Minimum 47. River 4.7 Statistics for the same date a year Maximum 51. Minimum 40. Oct. general im- provement and further upswing in business and industry the very near future was the forecast today of Benjamin F. president of the United States Steel tion at an address before the can Society for Metals last emanating from various sources permit one to harbor a measure of Fairless de- there dence that certain classes of tories have been adjusted so that they need not stand in the way of a direct reflection of mand upon producing Cites Trend Loadings have been recently making a new peak for the Automobile output has risen by a substantial percentage as the automotive industry enters its new though not industries are contributing reports and forecasts which offer words of 1 In stressing scientific approach to the problems which beset modern he pointed to the growing On Twenty-Four Are Killed As Result Of Bombing Raid News Oct. four including twelve en and five were killed day and 13 persons were wounded when two Insurgent planes raided according to a ment The statement charged that bombs dropped by the war planes fell on a poor of the old smashing numerous a market and the children's The raid was the fifth carried out by Insurgent planes since last It was reported that one of the In- surgent aircraft which participated in a raid at 9 p. m. yesterday was later shot Twenty-Four Hour Patrol Maintained Twenty four hour patrol on rence county highways is being here it was learned from the State Motor In addition to watching for motor law tors and the motor police are keeping a vigil for anyone who might attempt to blockade a way with in the guise of Hallowe'en Such an offense it was will result in arrest and Mrs. C. R. Brenner Heads Safety Work Of State P. T. A. Receives Word Of ment To Important Post In State Organisation Mrs. C. R. Brenner of 1617 Huron has just received word of her appointment as chairman of safety for the Pennsylvania Teachers The appointment comes as a re- ward for the splendid work Mrs. Brenner has accomplished in P. T. I A. work and is recognition of her She plans to map out a safety campaign immediately which will be i widespread in its covering the schools through the P. T. A. News Oct. least 226 persons were 227 were listed as missing and 592 were reported in- jured today by a roaring typhoon which struck Japan with terrific force and devastated Kagoshima Authorities said persons were left homeless by the sudden which spread desolation through the stricken Floods washed away 235 houses as the gale whipped rivers over their Flood In Tokyo In low-lying districts of more than 24.000 houses were ed and many Most schools in the capital were Train to and from the city was disorganized and ands of were unable to get to At the important port of the typhoon caused erable damage and played havoc with All scheduled de- of steamships were Seven passenger including the a British which were due at Yokohama this morning failed to arrive on The Japanese Steamer Maru was blown against the hama A rescue ship went to its I Score of the New lie high i game by quarters will be J provided by The News as usual for the I day night The I game will be played at j The News call is 4000. For scores of college games on Saturday please observe the following call 4000, to 5 P. M. 22 or 4024, from 5 to P. M. 175, after P. M. Graft In State In New Mexico Seventy-Three Indictments Returned By que Grand Jury Mrs. Dorothy Hale Jumps To Her Companion CHARGE VIOLATION OF W. P. CODE TO 62 Eleven Persons Accused Of Alleged Diversion Of Funds And Report Japanese Troops Forcing fay Into Canton Southeastern Environs Of Sprawling Chinese City Entered By Nipponese 0. At Rotary On Monday General Attorney Of Road Will Be To New Castle Rotarians will observe Ohio Railroad at their weekly luncheon program in The Castleton October 24. A group of B. O. officials will S- Huston freight agent of the company will preside as chairman and will introduce Don F. general superintendent of transportation at and a former New Castle who in turn will introduce the day's H. H. general ney of the Mail Carrier Sent To Jail Oct. heard of the piccolo player in the phony orchestra who blew sour notes because he didn't like That was the way with Postman Joseph He didn't like to For every day of his sixteen years as a mail carrier he had hated it. It- made He solved his by ing the mail And it Yanevich didn't have to walk a step He was in Trade Treaty Ith Britain Near Collapse By ROBERT G. NIXON Service Starr Correspondent Oct. Brit- reciprocal treaty after six of fort today verged dangerously near complete it was learned on high Conversations between the two groups of it was learned have been at a standstill for eral days and the negotiations are at a point is up to the Brit- ish government to decide whether there will be a trade arrangement between the United States and the United The United News Service was has en the British authorities what is termed a final insisting upon concessions on several major of American decision now rests with the British one official said Arrest Police Lieutenant On Theft Charge the girl as live What is there to inquest into her death has News NEW Oct. Cuthbert J. of the New York police department was arrested and charged with the theft and mutilation of arrest records stolen from the Bergen street police station in The arrest of the officer was sonally ordered by police uci Valentine and is believed to been continued to permit a chemical the latest scandal to rock analysis of her stomach erica's largest police Jayne Who sobbed brokenly at the Although denying the Be- brief hearing brooded upon han was accused of having stolen his return his family Yesterday he donned white breeches and a white silk He pulled on a black He carefully polished his intricately stitched then left the His two brothers at the riding himself and without the records LAYING SEWER BENEATH TRACKS Attaches of the city engineer's department announce the start of academy the three operated became construction of a storm sewer be- neath the Erie tracks near the It is part of the lid Mercer He had fired a shotgun charge into storm sewer las News N. Oct. Charging a widespread graft in the WPA the Strand jury recessed today to gather further evidence after returning 73 indictments against a number of prominent Sixty-two including eral relatives of U. S. Senator nis were the series cif All are to be ar- next Of the total 62 of the in- charged conspiracy to late the WPA code for which the maximum penalty is a fine and two years Charge Political The remaining 11 indictments diversion of WPA funds and political discrimination against WPA The defendants W. P. an assistant U. S. attorney here and son-in-law of Senator Mrs. Anita On Commits Suicide Upon Grave Of Late Fiancee Suicide Of Chicago Girl Un- nerves Former Rodeo He Follows Suit CHINESE OFFICIALS REPORTED FLEEING Hong Kong Fears Rush Of Army Of Refugees From Canton Area HONG Oct. nese on the crest of a speedy that carried an army of twenty miles today tramped into the streets of Headed by the hosts of Nipponese crashed through hastily constructed outer defenses of the southern with the firing of only a few News NEW Oct. ner young society ended her vibrant life today by jumping from her 16th floor suite in Hampshire midtown According to Mrs. a leaped from her shortly after 6 a. m. and landed on the sidewalk of Central South opposite Central Companion Of During recent months she had been the companion of Harry Works Progress and had attended many gala even's with She was known in ciety and art centers in ihe capitals of the world and was a frequent guest at state functions in Hopkins was at the Nelson House in Poughkeepsie this morning he has been staying while conferring j with President Roosevelt at Hopkins was when notified of Mrs. Kale's word of the tragedy was conveyed On Hankow Defense By G. W. News Service Starr Oct. Capture of the great ern Chinese port of Canton by Nipponese invaders be- came seemingly a matter of hours today as Japanese troops entered the ern environs of the in ir Bringing their south sive close to a spectacular On Prague Apologizes To Reich Legation Alleged Invasion Of Sudeten Border Village Is Cause Of Move Lithuania Seeks To Forestall Move A n To Carve Country Army News Oct. life blood DeForest Jayne today stained the blanket of flowers on the grave of his In full cowboy the 28- year-old former rodeo star com- mitted suicide there yesterday 24 hours after the burial of his May 25. Jayne had been completely un- nerved the sudden death of the young woman Saturday his family An hour before he was to take her to a dance she collapsed in room of her Police trying to revive her quoted News Oct. an effort to forestall a deal which might carve up its ania today went forward with an at- tempt to appease both Germany and Poland on the minority The first step was announcement that the Lithuanian is prepared to meet the demands of I the German majority in for modification of These regulations imposed tions on Nazi I As a result of this a meeting of the Memel Diet was i Seek Witness In Struthers Slaying Police Informed Man Saw Fitch In Car Just Before He Killed Tokyo Claims Million nese Troops Are In Flight At Hankow On a hunch they drove to They found Jayne sprawled across the burial TOKYO Oct. than a million Chinese troops for- merly defending Hankow are re- treating a sate of a dispatch from the central Chinese battlefield snid Naval air observed division after division falling back Hankow in from the front north of the Yangtze A dispatch from Hong Kong said that more than a million civilians have already evacuated Hankow and her News Oct. 21. slovakia moved closer within the orbit of Nazi Germany today after Prague authorities apologized to the Reich legation here for yesterday's alleged Czech invasion of a ten border The incident precipitated a clash in which five Czechs were reported At the same lime the Czech dissolved the party and suspended publication of two Communist newspapers in Prague and about 20 in the a Slovak delegation at Munich to a German posal for cession of territory to It remained to be seen whether this territorial gestion will be accepted by the Early reports from Budapest stated the Hungarian rejected the new cession of- fer and was considering a fresh re- quest Chancellor Hitler and Premier Mussolini to intervene to avoid a The next step in the of Czech policy was expected to be a denunciation of Prague's military alliance with Soviet To The Oct. Struthers police are seeking a man who is said to have seen Henry who was murdered in front of the Struthers police station day night seated in his car just be- fore the fatal shot was fired by an unknown who has since eluded Identity or The name of the witness has been by but if he can fc It is that er light be thrown the tery It has been found that the at- tempt by Fitch to communicate with Sheriff E. earlier in e day that Fitch was was to secure information on how to collect a debt owed and it is believed had no connection with the Charge Forces Aiding Bulkley Violated Law News Oct. cut violation of the law today was charged to forces supporting the re- election Senator Robert J. of Ohio by Chairman ris Sheppard of Texas of the senate campaign expenditures com- Donations by federal employes to tie ir direct contravention of two tions of the U. S. Criminal which forbids contributions by such employes to any candidate or any committee promoting his were disclosed by who contributions are clearly I shall present the evidence to my full committee next The kids are oj school Minnie end Charle end and all of them think its quite a they figure they ars in Trie reason is. as you must know if you haven't merely ihe teachers jrom counties end icicle are here Young looking lassies and ladies of hare taught the kids many a Latin and And they're gathered in for a first grade but the arc yetting the tor they're out today for weather is
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