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   Chester Times (Newspaper) - February 13, 1933, Chester, Pennsylvania                              DASLY AVERAGE NET PAID CIRCULATION FOR SIX MONTHS ENDING SEPTEMBER 2O1 OS 57TH 17515 FINAL EDITION With All Latest and Best News of the Day Dail7 Leased Wire Reports of Dmted Press UP and International News Service INSV CHESTER PA MONDAY FEBRUARY 13 1933 SUNDAY SPORT IN PA NEXT SUMMER NOT PROMISING Ballooning Hopes of Base ball Fans Likely to Be Punctured Bill to Pass Senate But Amendments May Ren der It Ineffective HARRISBURG Feb Legalized statewide Sunday baseball in Pennsylvania during the coming summer appears out of the question Ballooning hopes of sports fans that the next few months would bring major league teams to Philadelphia and Pittsburgh and minor teams to other cities of the state for their Sab bath debut seem destined to be punc tured in the Genate The Schwartz blue law modifier will be passed according to all surveys but the amendments proposed for in sertion by the Senate would render it Ineffective until 1934 That today became the very definite prospect in the realm of Sunday sportslegislation and with the deci sion of Republican organization lead ers to furnish conditional support for the dry law repeal constituted the most significant weekend political developments The dry repeal bill is on second reading in the House to night and it may become Senate property before the end of the week An indefinite delay of the measure in the upper branch was forecast The primary repealer continued in its state of coma Unemployment re lief legislation if anything gathered more clouds and there was no indica tion they would be dispelled srvn ex cept possibly through the awaited ap pearance of Governor Gifford Piii chot A hearing today was to bring further developments to give state officials to attend the Roosevelt inauguration while Republican leaders were credited with preparing legislation to make a general cut in the salaries of all state employes Nominal leaders of the Republican state organization are agreed that the Schwartz Sunday sports bill is really not a local option bill at all Even its friends assert it would not get a Continued on Page Ten HEART ATTACK FATAL FOR MEDIA RESIDENT Stricken by a heart attack on tlie Baltimore pike near the Media Hos pital last night when returning home in a car with his family from Phila delphia where they had visited rela tives during the day Abraham Fish man of 24 West Orange street Media died a few minutes after admission to the institution Tae man who seemed to be in health vas seen to slump behind the wheel of the car be was driving as the vehicle neared the hospital His wife Mrs Bessie Fishman shut off the ignition switch and called to a passing motorist who took the stricken man to the hospital where physicians found him to be beyond medical aid Mr Fishman who had been a resi dent of Media for about 20 yearswas the proprietor of a tailoring establish ment Besides his wife he is survived by one son William and a daughter Esther Arrangements for the funeral have not been announced VETS OF SPANISH WAR AT SERVICES In commemoration of the thirty fifth anniversary of the sinking of the battleship Maine a large dele gation of members of Lynch Camp No 94 United Spanish War Veterans and many other veterans of the Spanish American War attended the regular morning services in the First Presbyterian Church Twentythird street and Edgmont avenue yester day The services were conducted by Rev William Barrow Pugh pastor of the church who is also a chaplain in the lllth Infantry Pennsylvania Na tional Guard and a veteran of the World War PRICE TWO CENTS GETTING READY FOR THE INAUGURATION PLANT TO START IN FULL Announcement wasmadetoday by the G C Aberle Company largest fullfashioned hosiery mill operators in the Philadelphia section that its plants will start full schedule produc tion Immediately employing approxi mately 1500 persons The companys plants during the past few months have been operating at approximately 25 per cent of capacity HORSES WITHDRAWN FROM RACES TODAY United Press e Platform Frankhn D Roosevelt will become President of the States The view shows workmen putting finishing touches to the inaugural platform m front of the national capiiol D ADTTrTPC D Ait U In a FOR 1933 DLLS Capitalist Tells Senate Group to Tax Everybody for Every Thing WASHINGTON Feb Bernard M Baruch capitalist and adviser to Presidentelect Roosevelt today outlined to a Senate committee a program for taxation and other emergency projects which he deemed necessary to avoid economic disaster Baruch appeared before the Senate Finance Committee which is holding a clinic of best minds on domestic and world problems The scene was like a movie set with Kleig lights Baruchs words were recorded by the talkies for reproduction throughout the United States In staccato clipped sentences Baruch read his prescription for world ills Balance budgets Stop spending money we havent got Sacrifice for frugality and revenue Cut govern mental spending cut it asrations are cut In a seige Seasons Low Mark of 8 Degrees Recorded This Area This A M n Ready again to aid in inauguration of a President is Elmore Cropley clerk of the United States Supreme Court holding the Bible with which Chief Justice Charles Evans Hughes will swear in Franklin D Roosevelt as President Cropley held the Bible when President Hoover was sworn into office Warmer weather today promised to free this section of the country from the grip of cold which cost a week end ton of five lives injuries to more than a score of persons and a par alysis of traffic in many sections that held transportation service crippled until late last night Hundreds of I autos were frozen I Two of the deaths were those of f boy sledders in the suburban areas Gates Derrickson 13Darby was killed when he coasted under the wheels of an automobile at Sharon Hill and Paul Caulfiled 13 Lansdale was killed when his sled was struck by a Reading railroad express train near 72 Philadelphia his home Patrick Kane everybody for everything WAjJ4Jiaf froze to death on theporch of a Ger the But take the hungry men off worlds pavements and let smile again Baruch urged international eco nomic agreement on silver but did not mantown home after collapsing from tne intense cold and Daniel J psople Mooney 53 succumbed in a police sta tion from the effects of wandering about in the snow immediately explain the type of agreement desired He opposed all forms of inflation insisted that a balanced budget and sound money were the avenues to salvation for the United States He opposed cancellation of war debts but condemned the Versailles treaty in bitter language indicating his be lief that it should be revised For the United States he recom mended farm relief in two directions down of farm debts and curtailed production He would have the government rent from farmers the land taken out of production to reduce commodity surpluses Beer should be legalized and taxed Baruch continued and the 18th Amendment should immediately be repealed not alone for relief of its abuses but for the purpose of obtain ing taxation which can be substituted for more onerous levies Baruchs farm plan was as follows Authorize a farm mortgage cor poration to issue 3 per cent exempt 30year bonds with interest unconditionally guaranteed by ths government The bonds would be ex changed for existing mortgages or for title to forclose farms but not to exceed 60 per cent of the par value of the previous indebtedness The mortgages thus taken over would be revised on the basis of 35i per cent interest with the objective of reducing the principal by 50 per cent and the interest rate by about 66 i per cent AT HAVANA B James T Arrogant Hero Blazing Crimp Voltesta Wee B Nomin Fast Life Brown Supinet Clemmie Nelson Mendell Beau Aspiru Dust Staracene Thunder speed Fair Atina Weather clear track fast AT HI ALE AH PARK Atmosphere Aquatis Masked Jester Booms Pal Lady Inlander Peace Lady Weather clear track fast AT FAIR GROUNDS Miss K Chene Southland Lad Ggdcn Weather clear track fast PETITION IN BANKRUPTCY Karl J Rohrbach 6931 Ludlow street Upper Darby and Drexel Hill through his attorney S L Hagey filed a petition in voluntary bank ruptcy proceedings before Judge O B Dickinson in the United States Dis trict Court Philadelphia Saturday without schedules Albert E Holl of Media was named referee Fish Fighting Is Latest Sport In Delaware county indoor pastime imported from the Orient has been uncovered It is fish fights Walter M Middleton of Media game warden of Delaware county says he knows no law against fish fighting and there is a possibility that che exhibi tions may be publicbefore long Thus far the fights have been be tween the threeinch betta splendens more popularly known as sardines but the promoters are said to be con sidering the possibilities of developing the more vicious cichlasoma nigro frasciatum of Guatemala as a mid dleweight class The betta splen dens of course are flyweights The fish fights came to light when breeders offish wondered at increasing demand for berta splendens Dr Robert O Van Deusen superintend ent of Philadelphias aquarium in Fairmount Park says the betta splen dens Is the most ferocious fish of its size in the world They are rather choosy and prefer their own school of fighting it appears but the Guate mala battlers will take on any feh of Uheir size and weight Jesse Demnsey 50 a neighborhood watchman slipped on the icy pave ment and died of a broken neck A dozen others were injured slightly from automobile collisions and still others from coasting accidents and from falling on the hardpacked snow The unusual cold drove the mer cury to the seasons low mark of eight degrees in some localities this morn ing UP The cold wave continued moderating Continued en Ten WATER PIPES BURST Pupils of the Watts school at Fourth and Edwards streets were this morning dismissed when some pipes of the school heating system burst When temporary repairs proved un availing Mrs Carrie M S Pipes pripcipal ordered the classes dis missed and at the same time assigned two members of the faculty to the Dewey grammar school where they are acting as observers ENGLAND AG U S Supreme Court Rules Against the Dorrance Estate WASHINGTON Feb Supreme Court today de nied a petition for rehearing m the appeal of executors of the es tate of the late John T Dorrance wealthy soup maker for review of a Pennsylvania Supreme Court de cision holding the estate liable to the Pennsylvania inheritance tax The state assessed a tax of 437655 The executors contended that Dorrances residence was New Jer sey and therefore the property was subject to estate tax laws of that state The high court refused a review in December on the ground the federal question had not been properly presented to the Pennsyl vania court Following tlois order attorneys for the estate sought reopening in the Pennsylvania courts on the contention the federal constitu tional guarantees were involved bub lost WITHDRAW CARDS OF MORE MOTORISTS During the week ending February 8 noon the bureau of highway patrol and safety withdrew thecards of 166 drivers and of this number 43 were revoked and 123 were suspended Withdrawals were 26 more than the preceding week Operating privileges were restored to 100 Revocations this year to date total 309 and suspen sions 548 Motorists whose driving privileges were revoked included Albert Mc Crea 7 Mansfield avenue Lansdowne Boyd ONeal 2010 West Second street Chester Thomas J Boden 213 Wash ington street Chester Paul Penning ton 3 Fifth street Upland Drivers whose cards were suspended 24th street Chester Morris Neff 744 Bullock avenue Yeadon Led DiaDrexcl Hill Saturday morning Banister 40 Thomas avenue Twin Oaks BLAZE SOON EXTINGUISHED Crews and apparatus of the Good Will Fire Company No 2 responded to a still alarm at 1230 p in Satur day to extinguish a fire in the motor of a trolley car which was stalled at the intersection of Four teenth and Potter streets The flames were hastily extinguished and little damage resulted The car was towed to the carbarn at Thirteenth Plans to Discuss Economic Problems in U S With 5treet and EdBmont avcnue Payments Issue JAPANS EMPEROR BACKS QUITTING NATION LEAGUE Hirohito Sanctions Move Unless Powers Keep Hands Off Manchuria Geneva Brings Impasse Closer by Accepting Part of Committee Report TOKIO Feb his governments far eastern policies to the fullest degree Emperor Hirohito of Japan today sanctioned Japanese withdrawal fromthe League of Nations unless the world powers keep their hands off Man chukuo The Japanese Emperor whose word islawand whose power is al most absolute charged Count Yasuya Uchida former minister with the task of delivering his decision to Geneva Uchida was instructed to cable Yosukc Matsuoka chief Japanese delegate to the League of Nations ns follows 1 Japan will not withdraw her de mand for recognition of Manchukuo as an independent sovereign power 2 Japan will not recognize an autonomous Manchuria such as the League of Nations is attempting to create 3 With deep regret Japan wilt withdraw from the League of Na tions if necessary v 4 If Japans resignation becomes necessary the League of Nations must accept responsibility for it as the recommendations of the Sino Japanese committee of nineteen fail to conform with Japans basic prin ciples GENEVA Feb ing the impasse between Japan and the League of Nations closer than ever to a showdown the committee of nineteen today accepted thefirst three parts of the report of the com mittee of nine This means the committee of nine teen went on record as favoring es tablishment of Chinese sovereignty in Manchuria and withdrawal of anese troops to points within the Manchurian railway zones It was believed the remainder of the subcommittees recommendations would be adopted tomorrow by the committee of nineteen which will then call on the League assembly to pass on the report WITNESS IN POLICE COURT ARRESTED A witness in police court this morn ing who was present to testify against a man arrested for being drunk and disorderly was rudely shocked when as he finished his testimony he was arrested He is Harry Woodrow of the 200 block East Fifth street A warrant charging him with embezzlement had been issued afc the office of Justice of the Peace R J Clements in Booth wyn Several days ago a Boothwyn con stable walked into police headquarters and asked that local police serve the warrant as Woodrow became affected with some sort of fit every time the constable attempted to serve the war rant on him The paper was on the captains desk when Woodrow walked into police court this morning Patrolman Owens read it to Wood row who was held for the Boothwyn justice The man against whom Woodrow appeared gave his name as James Garman 47 homeless He was fined and costs by Magistrate Michael A Honan PASSPORT FOR HOLLYWOOD Takingno chunces oC having her visit permission questioned IvUzabcttx Allen British film star is passport in for Holly wood where government inspectors have been checking tip on the legal T ity of residence of hiany alien illra stars BOY COASTER HURT FATALLY ON HILL IN DARBY Loses Control of Sled and It Collides With Physi cians Auto PRISONER ADMITS MANY ROBBERIES More than 20 burglaries in the Drexel Hill and Aronlmiuk sections of Delaware county during the past two months are blamed on Earl ee n ar included W A Prutzman 221 West Newton of Springfield Mass who captured after a chase In HELD FORQUESTIONING LONDON Feb gov ernment has agreed to discuss economic problems concurrently with war debts when its debts mission visits Premier JRamsay Mac Donald told the House of Commons today The object would be to promote revival of world trade and pros perity MacDonald said While the settlement of vrar debts is an essential condition to such revival the govern ment has always recognized that there is a number of factors financial and economic which also must be dealt with and would be very glad to exchange views with the United States government over the whole field The purpose of the delegation MacDonald continued will be to get in close personal touch with the United States government so they can go on harmoniously facing the problems that would have to be faced by both He said he wanted an agreement with the United States which would enable Britain to pursue a definite European policy Maj Harry Nathan asked if the House would be given an opportunity to discuss the decisions to be reached at the conference Ithink it would be far better Macuonaid replied that the delega it is and whoever it is not be bound by the deci sions of this house I think It better that the House should have raport from thtj delegation before L takes up a position which cannot be changed by discussions in the House Arrested on suspicion of larceny John Kcsmalski 19 of Seventh and Hayes streets was held for investi gation when arraigned for a prelimi nary hearing before Magistrate Michael A Honan In police court today Detectives believe the sus pectknows something about the re cent robbery of an Eleventh ward drug store The suspect was arrested by Lieu tenant Brierly and after an allday grilling by police is said to have admitted more than two score rob beries He gave an addressin Phil adelphia and is said to have ad mitted that he took the last car leaving Sixtyninth Street for Drexel Hill and began his work taking only cash from tHe homes he entered Then as dawn approached he quit In time to get the first car back to the terminal Netwon is said to be also wanted in Massachusetts for kidnaping a I policeman It is thought that police of Agawam Mass will lodge a de tainer against Newton after authori ties of this county get through with him TJ S TREASURY BALANCE WASHINGTON Feb The Treasury net balance for Febru ary 10 Expendl the month through February 10 were 89201 tures that day were Customs receipts for West End Burglar Scare Proves Only False Alarm door neighbor He called from The latest burglar scare in the West End proved a dud About 230 oclock yesterday morn ing a deputy sheriff who lives in the 2300 block West Fourth street was awakened by the shouts of his next a window asking the reason for the alarm and the answer came floating through the cold night air Were being robbed were being robbed Hurriedly donning his clothing the officer ran from his house fuJly expecting a tussle with the supposed housebreaker On the porch of the residence next to his home was a dark form From this person on the porch came an endJess string of unintelligible words Ap proaching the burglar suspect the ofScer detected a heavy odor permeat ing the atmosphere Ah said the sleuth not only breaking and en but also breaking the tion act Accosting the man on the porch the officer watched his actions and a brief watch convinced the deputy sheriff that the person was not try ing to rob the house but had mis taken It for his own home Raising his voice the inebriated one called out Hey what ya tryin to do freeze me Open thish door so I can hit the hay When the officer took hold of the Individuals arm he pleaded with his captor to open the door for him but the captor gently guided his footsteps away from that domicile and placed the meek raffles on the straight and narrow pathway to home Once kept going The alarmed householders settled back to complete their interrupted nap and the deputy sheriff brushing the snow from his shpes entered into his home and prepared to continue his sleep Victims Skull Fractured Baa on Street Use for Follows Gates Derrickson 13 of 52 South Seventh street DarJay a pupil in the Walnut street public school In that borough suffered fatal injuries yes terday afternoon when ho coasted Into an automobile on Boone Hill Pine street He died in the Delaware County Hospital The boy one of a crowd of young sters enjoying the coasting sport started down the hill on a sled shortly after 1 oclock and had gone part way to the bottom when an automobile driven by Dr J Wesley TomJInson of Kenney avenue and Chester pike Sharon Hill pulled into the high way from Mill street When Dr Tomllnson saw the boy coasting down the hill toward him he swerved his car to the side of the roadway to let him pass but the boy became confused lost control of the it collided with the car which had been brought to a stop The physician picked up the boy placed him in his automobile and took him to fche hospital where he died In less than two hours of a fractured skull Following the accident Lee Euck man chairman of the Police Com mittee of Darby borough Instructed P J Griffin chairman of the High way Committee to have both the Pine street and Walnut street hills which were pronounced dangerous to coasters sprinkled with cinders Three hundred coasters protested The boy was the son of John and Catherine Derrickson who with a brother Jacob 18 are his survivors AJjout 12 years ago three young Ne gro women were klled on the same hill In an accident similar to the one In which young lost his life yesterday APPEALllADE FOR MORE FUNDS County Tuberculosis Asso ciation Reports Demands Upon It Increase We have never had so many tragic cases of tuberculosis as are coming to us now said Charles Kurtzhalz executive secretary of the Delaware County Tuberculosis Association at the annualmeetlng of the board of directors These cases range from the most extreme poverty to highly respectable families who are now de pendent upon the relief agencies for food There seems to be little hope that the proposed County Tuberculosis Hospital can be secured until the countys finances are In better con dition than at present continues the report btit the need for some relief has become more and more pressing under present economic conditions The state clinic at Chester alone has about 40 patients on the waiting list for state sanatoria The demands upon the Tuberculosis Association for help in admission to the hos pital have become so heavy that it u impossible to find ways to give adequate assistance Cases on the preferred list are waiting from 3 to 6 months for admission and those on the regularlist are waiting a year or more Dr Appel state secretary of health reports that cases entering Sanatoria today are much more ill than they were five or six years ago It Is inhuman to allow young men and young women in the prime of life to wait so long for admission to a hospital that they are too sick to gr when the call comas but that is ex actly what is happening in Delaware county today In some the pa tient is dead before his turn for ad Continued on Page Ten 000 RANSOM IS POSTED TO FREE Wife of Wealthy Denver Resident Decides to Ac cede to Demands Son of Financier Seized by Two Strangers as He Puts Car Away DENVER CoL Feb wife of Charles Boottchern today of fered to pay the ransom de manded for release of her multimil lionaire husbnnd who was kidnaped last night else matters said Mrs Boettcher Ill pay it all I just want him safe Meantime the kidnaped mans father Claude K Boettcher con ferred with Chief of Detectives Wil liam J Armstrong mapping plans for a countrywide campaign to obtain clues to the kidnapers hiding place Emerging from the conference the father carried with him the ransom note thrust Into Mrs Boettchers hands by the two kidnapers as they abducted her husband a friend of Col Charles A Lindbergh Its right here in my pocket said the elder Boettcher No one but the highest police officials know what is in it No contact has been made with the kidnapers There is absolutely nothing that can be said at this time except that we all hope everyone hav ing a sxisplcious neighbor or seeing a suspicious person will call the police Immediately That seems to be the only way we can get Charlie back Airplanes were offered for the search by Major Carlos S Reavis commander of the air squadron of the Colorado National Guard Planes were wheeled into place at Lowry Field and it was believed they would take shortly to observe possible hideouts in the mountains A sqund of detectives was reas signed to track down the robbers of the Denver Pie Company on Jan uary 28 and two robberies nb the Puritan Pic Company February t and 0 because a sketchy description of one of the kidnapers tallied with one of the robbers Offering to pay the ransom Mrs Boettcher clarified certain aspects of the kidnaping Her husband she said returned from visiting his mother in Kansas City Saturday night On Sunday night he took her to dinner at a hotel then visited briefly with a friend at the hotel They took a motor ride later and went to a South Denver restaurant for refresh ments At p m they left the res taurant and drove directly to their home As they pulled into the drive way the kidnapers drove up behind themin a small black sedan with out license plates One man ran up to the Boettcher machine and ordered the young millionaire to throw up his hands Boettcher complied The kidnaper noticed an automobile approaching along the street at the side of the Boettcher mansion and ordered his victim to drop his hands until the machine passed Then he gave Mrs Boettcher an envelope containing a typewritten ransom note He forced the million aire into the small sedan backed out to the street and drove away Mrs BoeLtcher telephoned her fathcrinIaw who lives two blocks away The elder Boettcher hurried to his sons homo and summoned police All the malda at the home had the night off They arrived home soon after the kidnaping Their arrival Rave rise to false reports that the kidnapers had returned CLOUDY WARMER WEATHER PROMISED TRAIL IN SNOW LEADSTOCAPTURE OF TWO SUSPECTS Arrests Follow Attempts to Rob Two Stores in Essington Prisoners Trapped in Car Were Armed Also Had Burglars Tools Aii attempt to rob the Americaa Store and the Dalton drug stora located in the Wesfcinghouse block on Powluutau avenue Essinston Sat urday was frustrated by the sound ing of the burglar alarm at the drug store Harold Heffelfinger of Saude avenue who was on his way home from work heard the alarm and saw two men running from the store He immediately got in touch with Officer Robert Sweeney of the Tinlcum po lice force who by following tracks in the snow on Saude avenue and across a lawn to an alley back of the avenue discovered two men hiding in a parked automobile He arrested them and found them to have two guns and a set of burglar tools in their possession They were placed In the township lockup Upon making an investigation it was disclosed that the basement of the American store had been entered and a hole cut through the flooring to the store where the burglars had piled up crates of canned goods and meats The safe had been moved from the front of the store to a back room where on unsuccessful attempt had been made to open It James Martin manager of the store stated that a fewliollars in change was missing and that a com plete inventory would be necessary before he could say if any supplies had been removed from the building After their activities in the store the burglars forced open the back door of the drug store and had set off the burglar alarm The men were given a hearing be fore Justice of the Peace George Bot tomley The gave the names Stanley Mishuda and Joseph Salach both or Chester They were charged with breaking and entering possession of fire arms possession of burglar tools and attempt at larceny of automobile Being unable to furnish bail they were committed to the county jail at Media PHOTO Partly cloudy and warmer today and slightly colder tonight is the forecast for eastern Pennsylvania New Jersey Delaware and Maryland It witt be cloudy tomorrow with snow or rain in afternoon or at night The highest temperature here yes day was 26 degrees ab 1201 a m and the lowest was 14 at 810 a m The average of 20 was thirteen degrees below normal The highest temper ature ever recorded here on Feb ruary 12 was 81 in 1898 and the low est was 4 in 1889 Sunrise today was at 657 a m and sunset will be at 534 p m eastern standard time PERFORM OPERATION ON ERNIE SCHAAF NEW YORK Feb Schaaf was wheeled Into the operat ing room at Polyclinic Hospital here today at 1230 oclock to undergo an operation for a blood clot in the brain Dr Byron Stookey will perform the operation Members of Schaafs Immediate family visited him shortly before he was taken to the operating table and last rites of the Catholic church were administered BOY COASTER HURT Norman ORourke 10 of 237 Leon avenue Norwood suffered a fractured left arm yesterday when he fell off a sled while coasting near his home He was taken to the Taylor Hospital Ridley Park where the fracture was reduced Lost Her Watch Times Ad Got It Miss II M Meisel of 930 West Ninth street knows the value of Chester Times lost and found ad vertisements Listen to her story I lost my watch so I decided to insert an ad in the Times The ad appeared only once the watch being returned to me through the honesty of the finder Mr Lock wood 610 West Seventh street I want to extend my thanks to the Chester Times The watch was a graduation present and I was very happy to get it back When you lose something think of Miss Meisels method of recov ering her timepiece The Pebruary issue of the Keystone Motorist the official organ of the Keystone Automobile Club contains a reprodxictiou of a group of Perm Club members taken on May I 1909 Among the survivors who are recognized are Judge Albert Dutton MacDade Joshua C Taylor Frederick A Howard Samuel D Clyde William Ward Jr Colonel J A G Campbell City Solicitor A ranCharlestR Long Prof Thomas S Cole and Charles Bowers INJURED IN FALL Frank OMclla 45 of 205 Lexing ton avcnue Ecldystone was taken to the Taylor Hospital Ridley Part yesterday suffering from a frac tured skull an injury suffered wheit he fell down a flight of stairs in homo He was rushed to the hos pital and admitted for treatment and observation Topics of TI mes Theres no disputing the fact that Old Man Snow is doing his darndest to give everyone work during this depression The world will little note nor long remember what we say here said Lincoln at Gettysburg Whkh proves he was a better President than a prophet A number who could spend hours praising Lincoln seemingly fail to follow his examples A man applied for aJ divorce at Media because his wife didnt talk to him It just seems that some men cant be satisfied A speaker here declared that man Is falling behind the machine If we know anything thats better than falling in front of it A youth upstate shot his fathers brfde and hit his dad with a ham mer It seems he just didnt like the match TheAthens ministry tells Samuel Irwull former Chicago utilities czar he Is free to leave Greece or stay Since theyre so nice about it were risking the opinion hell stick around Magistrate Honan refused to loan a woman defendant a dollar Satur day His job is to give defendants what they dont want not loan them what they want If the fad of women wearing mens clothes spreads owners of two trouser suits will soon have additional rea sons for fighting with the missus Telephone Tony is kicking his police trousers are two years old They are so bad that he can usa the back of them for a mirror while shaving Tihe Weather WASHINGTON Feb Forecast for tonight and Tuesday Eastern Pennsylvania Cloudy folv lowed by snow beginning late tonight or Tuesday slightly wanner in south portion tpniffht Western Pennsylvania Probably snow tonight and Tuesday colder in west portion tonight and in west portion Tuesday New Jersey Cloudy followed snow or rain beginning late tonight or Tuesday sightly wanner in nortli portion tonight TODAYS TEMPERATURES 6 a m1411 a m134 7 a m 14 Noon 38 8 a m17 1 p m38 9 a m21 2 p iru36 10 a m26   

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