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New Castle News (Newspaper) - November 4, 1938, New Castle, Pennsylvania NEWS PHONES 4000 Telephone News Items To The Cali 4000. NEW CASTLE NEWS WEATHER Rain And FIFTY-EIGHTH 308 NEW NOVEMBER 4, PAGES THREE CENTS A COPY Nations Mobilize Diplomatic Defense Against Japan's Move Intimidation Of Found In State Senate Campaign Probing Committee Accuses Leaders REPORTS COERCION OF VOTERS Committee Takes Sharp sue With Statements Of Deputy W. P. A. Head Williams By K Slaff t 1! i 1 t Nov. found campaign leaders In Pennsylvania of wholesale Intimidation of WPA to vole ticket in Tuesday's iho senate investigating committee dny stood in readiness for a special to upon charges of inay develop be- fore jhe Kun Down are on the job in a number of slates and if they produce evidence that warrants our action before election day we will certainly and said j man Moms j he were busy j running clown charges of and oilier violations of law in New Illinois and were also watching in ihe North j Illinois and i senatorial Taking sharp with m on is by Deputy WPA 1or Aubrey Williams that reported complaints 01 by WPA in Pennsylvania race were the said its investigators had found incidents there in WPA workers being into voting the The committee announced investigators in vania had Found In 1. That truck drivers for WPA in Carbon had been SI00 each for the cratic campaign 2. That many WPA workers in including women on had boon On Represents School In Fete Clara Taylor Spencer Courtesy An outstanding golf player and popular in social functions on the Clara Taylor Spencer of junior in the College of Commerce at the University of represents that institution at the Kentucky Tobacco festival in Nov. 8-10.- Republicans See Gains In Senate On Next Tuesday Close Contests For Senate Seats Are Forecast In Many States FIFTEEN BATTLES LISTED 0. P. Chairman Claims Gain Of To Deny Claim Hitler Friend Coming By GEORGE R. HOLMES News Service Correspondent Nov. five seats are at stake in day's Unless there is a startling and unexpected the Democrats feel certain of retaining 18 of two are virtually conceded to the leaving 15 that may be classified as The most optimistic Republican claim advanced thus tor John Townsend of chairman of the Republican campaign and throughout the on the result may be N ews as Hitler favorite heads for U. S. Fraulein film sonal friend of Adolf Hitler and photographer directress for the Nazi is said to be to the a i United States to launch a film gam ol to In the j made of the 1936 Olympic games But the Democrats will be I The film is said to run five Causes Island Damage Central Philippine Island Group Is Hit By phoon Today OBSERVES The countryside is beginning to look a little Most of IMC trees have shed their ballroom gowns the somber dross of A on the while underneath the squirrels play hide tmd seek ihe Save for riot tins the there is little to remind us of the good old summer Coal dealers are complaining that Ihr warm weigher has not been very Rood for their Folks use coal are inc themselves that they have been get tins along with so You just make weather that will However the cold is as sure as yon are a foot and thru the coal man will be very much in Xn use him off until your toes Fire P. Nov. across a typhoon swept the central Philippine Islands group late today and was feared to have caused extensive property damage and loss of Moving from east to the slurm was believed to have taken many lives in the thickly populated islands of gros and Pa Communications with Manila and j other islands were destroyed and no immediate check of damages or loss of life was First reports indicated the phoon had missed the lip of island of Luzon on which Manila is sweeping slightly to the Reports of progress of ihe New Castle Monessen football game at Taggart stadium be provided by The News as The News call is 4000. For scores of college games on Saturday please observe the call 4000, to 5 P. M. 22 or 4024, from 5 to P. M. 175, after P. M. deeply disappointed and surprised if j they lose more than four or In any the new senate will be as j securely controlled by the as the The states in which the Democrats profess to have no fear of the out- come Georgia North South Utah and Off the the Democrats confess to small hopes of defeating Senator Gibson in or ator Nye in North Pennsylvania Doubtful The so-called doubtful states In the senatorial contests are listed On Republicans To Gather Tonight SaDy Rand s Found Faces Sentence Can Send Fan And Bubble Dancer To Jail For Term Of 360 Days Says Communist Party Is Operating School For Teachers Man Testifies Be- fore Committee Probing Un-American Activities A woman telephoned NY we there were i wo pheasants in back yard and that Ivr had gone Reminds Pa. of the lute Russell ol It was shr story of a man who had unsuccessfully searched the world 1 Daily Weather Report United States weather for the period c p. m. Maximum River 4.G at 5 LOS Nov. the score one and Sally Rand today was ready to continue the celebrated candid camera battle which began when she objected to being snapped from angles where her fan and ble weren't wholly Sally won the first encounter last summer in the lobby of the Para- theater when she left the stage forcibly took the roll of from Roy a beauty jury of nine middle-aged women three men threw tile demure blonde dancer for a less yesterday after four hours de- they found her guilty of two counts battery on the sons of and his girl j With tho jail house looming in the j background lor a total of 360 days if I sho the maximum on j Rand is to court Monday for News Nov. Communist party operates a for teachers in the public school system of Ohio who desire to spread Marxian the Dies committee investigating un- American activities told The testimony was given by Edgar of 6., an under- cover member of the Communist party and chairman of the Ohio American Legion un-American commit who said the school was run in Dorothy youth organizer for the described by the witness as a Communist front Miss he distributed copies oi a Communist to those taking the for wherever possible among first and second grade pupils in the Ohio public school Social Program To Be En- joyed By Party Workers And Enthusiasts Fink In Charge As City's Mayor Culminating weeks of campaign Republican party workers and all others interested in the cess of Republican candidates in the general election of ber 8, will gather tonight in The Grove for an evening of entertainment under the auspices of the Republican organization of the Headlining the of fun will be a roller skating while refreshments and general good fun will constitute much of tho Speeches will be There just won't be Festivities will commence at 8 and continue those in charge of the party's arrangements The social affair brings to a close the Republican campaign in New Castle and Lawrence German Vessel Is Bombed And Probe Follows Six Investigations Under Way Into Alleged Of Ship TO ELECTION Next Tuesday is another election Lawrence County probably cast a largo and H is unusual interest in As The is asking for of election boards in the that early returns boards are asked inform Tin soon as figures in any contest are and also totals for all contests in their In past years has been excellent tion by election boards to the benefit of ilie com- and The News is expressing appreciation in advance to those on election boards for efforts Tuesday night Counting ihe ballots should not be a. long task this as arc IV contests id be The call night will be 4000. King George Refers To Roosevelt's Influence In European Peace Efforts Treaty Scrapping Plan Of Japan To Meet Opposition Great Powers Of Three Con- Show Concern Over China's Fate JAPAN PLANS FOR PACT U. S. Stands Firm On Policy Enunciated In Hull's Re- cent Note FOUR MEMBERS OF CREW ARE INURED a year T. C- Walter Ben McCann and ireal letter for a few They and guns and in search James L. acting day performed the duties of Mayor Charles E. McGrath in police Only one person was arrested He was charged with Fink discharged ihe Mayor McGrath is to for a few GERMAN PAPER ASSAILS POLICY OF ROOSEVELT Nov. scathing de- nunciation of United foreign policy on grounds that it Is taging European was today by the paper An editorial in the an In- organ of the Nazi sharply rebuked President recent appeal for sanctity of international treaties and termed it an of the Four-Power agreement reached at Under the the President for hailing the Munich cord and I hen later denouncing it as being brought about by armed said the 10 bury the war axe between the democracies and the totalitarian Nov. preliminary information indicating a sabotage six separate in- were underway today into the mysterious detonation which blasted a hole in the side of the passenger and freight liner Vancouver in land Four crew members of the man ship were slightly hurt when the explosion occurred yesterday noon shortly after the 447-foot left at Alameda and leaded across the bay for San It was scheduled to for the Panama Canal last The explosion tore a hole five ect square in the hull about 10 feet below the Force of the swung the ship into a Dank where is stuck while the stern swiftly settled to the Four Arc Aboard the ship were eight none of whom was and a crew of 54. The four men hurt were in the engine One knocked unconscious nnd re- vived in time to barely escape as water rushed in. All were slashed by flying The fact that E. W. dropped both anchors as soon as the blast occurred was credited On Papa Plan Legislation To Ban Horse Race Track Gambling l Nov. 4. tion to ban horse race track ling in Pennsylvania will be pre- sented to the legislature for ment at the special It was revealed following al testimony before the Thompson committee investigating race wire vises in the Lemuel counsel for the won't have much but we're going to present such tion and do our best to get it by the special The committee concluded iLs at least until after with the testimony of Howard W. former city editor of the Miami then owned by publisher of the Philadelphia By C. OESTREICHER Service Nov. striking to President Roosevelt's influence for peace during the recent European crisis was made day in King George's speech roguing the British The read in the House of Lords by a royal was devoted to a lengthy review of the European war scare the king he had followed with deep Delivery of the speech followed action of ihe House of Commons late last night in overwhelmingly defeating a Laborite motion to sure the government for ly preparing Britain against possible air The 355 to 130 vote rejecting the motion climaxed an exciting mentary debate from which Prime Minister Neville em- victorious in his of European After reviewing the leading to the the king Cause Aided By U. S. cause of peace was fully aided by the timely action of the president of the U. S. The desire of all peoples not to be drawn into war with one another was and significant and everywhere men and women share with I am a deep feeling of thankfulness that the imminent peril was pray that with the passing of this peril a new era may be opened for The king paid tribute lo the wovk of the British and French ments on behalf of peace and con- Chamberlain for his in visiting Chancellor Hitler in The speech also referred to Pre- mier Mussolini's It declared thai Czechoslovakia's acceptance of the situation under which it was dismembered had ed The king thanked the people of On Two Persons Are Burned To Death In Rectory Fire (I ional NEW Nov. Roman Catholic brother and a cook were burned to death and four priests were injured today when fire of un- determined origin swept a five-story rectory of the church of Anthony of a Franciscan The trapped in their were identified Brother Jon 58, and Ihe cook known only us under the supervision of Mayor F. H. staged thrilling carrying the priests down One Father suffered a fractured leg when he leaped from a State Campaign Is Nearing Final Drive For Votes The fate today li e H in o the problem of immediate find anxious to the powers con- intention to the China's in- the Slates and Britain a diplomatic de- i of the Developments today Japan's government considered abrogation of the nine-power The international guarantee would be replaced by a among and The press laid down z barrage of tion of the nine-power Semi- official circles foresaw a drive for equality opportunity for The Untied j States rejected Japan's claims I to exclusive economic political Both Parties Claim As Period Arrives GRAFT PROBE IS NOW SUSPENDED Some Eligible 1 Cast Ballots In State Next Tuesday By J. WILLIAM THEIS j Nov. vania's state-wide candidates at hist were on their own today in the drive to next Tuesday's campaign Suspended until after the i November 8 election day were these i supply sources of campaign sensa- Postpone Graft Probe 1 The investigation oi graft charges against the Earie ad- adjourned after nine weeks of deliberation until next The legislative investigation of transmission of race track lion for gambling though injunction appeals the inquiry remained to be heard Hull's note to Japan interference with American in China will remain the basis of American Washington to be canvassing other I with a view toward an economic I of Japan The British worried by Japan's Asiatic sought cc up the signatories the in a move ing abrogation of the tations were under with thr American and other interested in The press keen interest in the new Japanese Officials were said to be watching developments which might affect German economic interests but there was no official May Scrap Treaty Nov. On Miss Perrotta Will Reign Tomorrow At Thiel Celebration A New Miss of Montgomery will as tomorrow at the colorful DEATH RECORD November Mrs. Mary 81, P. sou si 11, Miss. O. 80, O. Joe 55, Edenburg R. D. Z. the investigators indicated Thiel their work was done until after The Dauphin county grand jury investigation of the same sations that prompted the counter- house Opposed by the crats in courts and legislature for seven the inquiry was given virtually no chance of boins launched before next Three Active Days Remain Only three active stumping days d On i College and former Tonight and Saturday she will feted in various campus She will present the football to and College in ceremonies before s Miss Permit a is sophomore el secretary a member of Thera Plii Thirteen Meet Death On Plane Result Of Crash Arthur Airliner Taking Off For land From Channel lands Crashes The Nov. crew members and ten including one were burned lo death today when an airliner bound for England crashed while attempting lo off from the Jersey airport in the Channel All aboard the craft when the machine burst into flames after plunging to i The death toll was brought to fourteen when a man working in the field where the plane crashed was classic The teas ball men ten a be
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