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Publication: Chester Times March 17, 1933

Chester Times (Newspaper) - March 17, 1933, Chester, Pennsylvania dab." average NKI I'M I ‘ ( IRCl I ATHYN KOR SI \ MON J HS I;MUNG si |*| IM UKK 20,108 FINAL ★ ★ ★ ★ With All Latest and Beat News of the Day 57TH VKARy-No. 17,543. BEER BY APRIL 4 NOW SEEN AS EARLIEST DATE Pi. \ I a-ecj Wire Report.* of United Press (UPI md Iiuernnnona! News Service (INS) CHESTER. PA.. FRIDAY, MARCU IT, 1933 TWENTY PAGES PRICE, TWO CENTS VICTORY SMILE lip * Ik 11 V Only Few Legislative Details Remain for I ii II Before It Is Signed Hark Aiwain in conference for Chance in Per Cent. of Alcolu, WASHINGTON, March 17— (UP)— Congressional leaders abreed today on a beer-wine bill program calculated to put the Volstead modification Art in the White House Monday and to place a legal bottle in the consumers’ hands bv April 4 “You can rest assured,” said Chairman Harrison of tile Senate Finance Committee, ‘'that the beer bill will be signed Monday." The bill would become operative 15 days later. House Democratic leaders planned to send the bill to conference in an effort to restore the original provision for 3 2 pc One hundred per conf, happy over ECONOMY BIEL SOON TO BE LAW Passed In Poth Houses of (on if re ss, It Await Roosevelt Signature WASHINGTON. March IT Pre. dent Roosevelt':    national economy program rccrhcd final Congressional approval yesterday when the Hou. accepted Senate amendments to the bill empowering him to reduce veterans benefits and Federal salaries The vote was 373 to 19. Tile measure was being prepared for submission to the President and becomes law as soon a he signs it. He is reported to have prepared drafts already of the orders by which the reductions will be put into effect. In completing action on the economy bill, Congress again showed itself ready to carry out the will of the White House, having enacted within seven legislative days two of the important points of the Presidents emergency program. President Roosevelt expects to cut more than $500.OOO.OOO from government expenses during the next fiscal vear. He will have power to uproot the entire structure relating to veterans' conpensation and to set up in its stead a straight-out pension sys- HAPPY DAYS ■ : -> <*: ' W) I Un,r    miio cmntp    in merino1    beer. Congressman    Thomas II. Cullen, rent. beer.    The Senate,    in passing    Qf ^    Qf    ^ ^ bm_    tem %uth himself at {he heH(l H, all parts of the the measure last night, reduced the alcoholic content to 3.05 per cent and added wine,    . Efforts of the House leaders to uP°n 1,1111 from send the bill to conference were country, blocked temporarily by objection of Rep. Tarver, Dem., Ga., making it necessary to delay for the time being the process of adjusting differences. It was planned to bring the measure before the House again later in the day. Three issues are in dispute between the Senate ar.B the House, both of which have voted to modify the Volstead act. 7"he House bill was for 3.2 per cent. beer and nothing else. The Senate lowered tho percentage to 3.05 and included two other amendments, one legalizing wine and fruit tutees and the other prohibiting sale or gift of the legalized beverages to companying the series of earthquakes flashes a delighted smile into the proposes lo save $380,000,000 to $400,-camera as congratulations pour in 000,000 through this means alone. In addition lie received authority to reduce wages of Federal employes, with the cost of living as a basis, and himself the sole judge of the extent of reduction, up to a limit of 15 per cent. He hopes to save $125,000,000 to $150,000,000 more by this power. The amendments written into the bill by the Senate were calculated to curb the savings under the measure I by $8,000,000 to $25,000,000. The I President was represented as being opposed to the.ie restrictions, but he Fyncricnrps ■ I nd Erne- weed to accept them to prevent IVX |Jt lit nits, IMM I rat drlay which would be expensive to ticallv All Possessions thr government. CHESTER FAMILY IN 'QUAKE ZONE Former Resident Describes J&j \v SE M VV tv- The actual horrors and thrills ac- IU I,I,KT KNDANUKKS MKI ll A MOTORIST persons under 16 years of age. that devastated Long Beach and Speaker of the House Rainey said ncarby areas in California, last Fri-he favored retaining the alcoholic day, were experienced by a former Continued on Page Eighteen Ghost w man^F. Ewing, andmem R. PEEL BENTLEY BETS ( MILDREN Murray David Sohwimmer, of Washington, kepi his mother away from c, ,    inaugural    parade    bv being horn a few dais before President Roosevelt Ewing has been employed by rrra. ,**♦ was passing state ann hrard abollt it> took time away from banks, beer and economy to pen bis xas Oil Company for the past    s    1    rr    ,      _    t____ mother a little note and to send young .Murray a handkerchief on which is embroidered “Happy Days- Franklin D. Roosevelt". Here .ire the happy James Harvey, of Media, a driver for a taxicab company, last night reported to Media police that his taxi-bers of his vvamilv, now living    on the    rflb had been struck by a    bullet, west coast.    believed to have been fired    by a Mr. the To_________ __...... _ 15 years. For the past four years he Rp salfl hp 113(1 driven a fare to HArr?'rt;Rnt?r Pa March    I"    ^as ^(>en stationed in long Beach    E. a \    !n,l}R !°    '    t.'°' Schwimmers and their prized memento HARRISBURG, Pa.. Maich    17—    and previous to that had been lo-    ough. When    he    approached the inter-    * • UP)—The State Supreme Court    to-    ca!rd at thr local nlint    at    Clav-    section of the two highways,    about day affirmed the decision of the Del-    J^ont. Del    9 o'clock, he heard a pistol    report. aware county court which gave    (lie jn a pcrsonai letter to    the    Ches-    and a bullet pierced thr1 hood    of the custody of three children to their q'5n-jrSt and dated Ontario, Cal, car an(1 ploughed its way to the com- father, R. Peel Bentley.    Mr. Ewing gives a vivid description part rn tnt. in which he was driving. The mother. Elizabeth Poole Ben*-    ^>f the earthquake and its reaction    The bullet,    of    .3.) calibre    was re- lev, had sought custody of the    chil-    on himself, his family and hundreds    moved from    the    upholstery of    the ma- dren. Robert 15, Lillian 13, and neighbors. He states I    chine. James, IO.    “My wife, Billie, age seven. Bobbie, The shooting last night was the It was testified that afiei tho app two. and myself, had iust seated third to be reported to the police Bentleys had separated the mother ourselves to partake of the evening during the past six weeks. All three kept. the children. Later the father mral, when without the slightest shootings have taken place at the entered court action, claiming Mrs. warning, the table and all the furni- same location and between the hours Bentley had lost control of their tore started to sway and move like of 7 and 9 o clock. William Blackburn, of Lima, reported to the police about six weeks ago, that a bullet had pierced the rear window of his car and had showered broken glass on three chU- KEPORTED MISSING dren riding on the back sent. The other report was marie by a man from on the Dav Approval discipline”. The county couit then awarded their custody to the father with the understanding that, the motlier would Y( ll NG WOM \\ be permitted to visit them regularly.    ' Meantime, according to testimony, arrangements were made to send Robert to Harvard University and Lillian to Wellesley College.. In its order affirming the county court the Superior Court said Continued on Last Pa"*- By I WION DE VAI ERA President of the Irish Free slate DUB I IN, March 17, -'Copyright 1933 by United Pressi On behalf of GENEVA, March 17    (UP1 Tired from his emotional appeal to the disarmament conference, Prime Minister Ramsay MacDonald prepared to leave Catherine McGeehan, 21, of 1421 »,  ..... -.............    ..  ......—    ..    _    _    .    .    today    for his momentous conference Marcus    Hook,    who with    three    com- thc Insh    Pp0Plp 1 desire    once more wJ(h Prrrnlf,r Mussolini in Rome. .    panions were returning home after a    to send hearty greetings for St, Pnt- East Eleventh street,    Eddystone,    baskrrball game' His ear was struck    rick's Dav to our kindred and all our J? the top and the bullet lodgerI over    fnPpd in the United Skates The same tense political situation hung over Europe as conference rirlo- "It is hope dthe mother will not cording to police, and is believed to heads of his companions in the we in Ireland are watching with    but    unofficially, discussed ke advantage of contacts with the be headed for Vlrgima. in company rrar srat.    intense    interest and sympathy the MaelJonald s w <• cpi ii g proposals, driven afforded her to interfere with an uncle named Charles Hard-    ——  ---effort*    of    th#* tmoripan m>nni« to ooh Though all re a    hat    something DORRANCE CASE take children afforded her to interfere with the discipline that mav be ex- mai?‘ ,,    ,    „    ,    ,    . ercised bv the father and that the v rh<' mother of Catherine described father will not raise obstacles to bvt as being 5 feet i inches in height their frequent visits to their mother,” ancl *’eiRlls about laO pounds would haw- to be done to relieve a situation brought about by th*- rise of The court said nothing in the case When she was last seen she wore a brown ensemble. The uncle with whom efforts of the American people to end the depression from which they, in RULING CERTIFIED    r"M    world'    i'W    ^Ticnl mr aum. mis,    fral suspicion of nations and groups - We    earnestly    pray    that    those efforts f nhti0,ls toward one another Mac- The Pennsylvania. Supreme Court will be crowned with success.    Donald's proposals did not inert, with “reflected on the charge of Mrs. Bent- ensemble. I he uncle with wnom vester(jav received certification of the Ireland is perhaps suffering less , x pi opus* is t lev.” Mr. Bent lev’s attorney was K. lf,fl is said to be connected with ^al of the United SLites Court to    ‘    1    widespread    approva ,v,ilapo riiaHu .rt    "    a carnival company and may have ''1UMI “ jLi.    .•    .    •    .    .»    He    urged    a reduct  ________ induced    the    young    woman    to    join    a    the    deri.-on of the State til-    Continued    on    Last    I age arniu,s a naval hi SFNTENGE IMPOSED IN POWERS’ ( ASE Cornelius J. Powers, of Seventh and Lloyd streets, this city was sentenced this morning bv Judge Albert road show, according to detectives. PARK PLAGE ( LUB KVF VT 'KCI VK'NT Wl11 be forwarded by Prothonota Ij » la    Thomas    Robins,    to    the    Orphan buna] in the litigation over inheritance taxes on the estate of Dr. John COUNTY RESIDENT T J J-J* J} J") CP In the next few days the records KORI,KH IN FLORIDA Thieves escaped with .several hun dred dollar* ca I n •" of - -a duct ion of continental holiday until 1936 W'hen a world naval conference would be held, abolition of military and naval aviation, and p uTtdssion to Germany to double h<u .limed forces to 200,000 men. OfTinalh the delegates commented pleasantly on the boldness of the Court of Delaware county. „1U11V    Thr Park Placc ^uolt Club will give    The commonwealth then will be in    from thr vacht    cressida. owned by    British statesman s approach and th* Dutton MacDade to nay a fine of    ,llP pnal w,ntcr soriRl event at its    position to make it* final move for    Mrs. Cornelius    Vandeivilt Whitney    earnest ne*;' of ii pp lit withheld $100 and costs and serve from three    community house. West Mowrv and    collection of $1 <,500,000 transfer in- philadelphia    and New York, las?    more definite opinion1 until “th* fur- months to one year on the charge of Wether ill streets, tonight. It will br heritance taxes.    night    accordlng    to dispatches from fh„    nam ac rn np featured by a card party, in charge    Both New Jersey    and Pennsylvania Miami Fla tit ions to have the names of voters f committee headedI by John Gal- claimed inheritance taxes from the The'victim, Mrs Whitney, is the it luuo j ii s    !q fy not’    T no    Va ai uei un ll Ko /4ooa»**s to/4    otto to    o c<    noe    XU    Si    I    Ut:    Hi    It    PCi    “    ~    ’    —»    >* removed from the registration lists in this citv. lapher. The house will be decorated estate as Dorrance in colors appropriate to St. Patrick’s home in each state Day. Rep Edward Not finagle, a club Judge Marinade refused to i;,an member, has aided in the display, jwers a new trial last week. After    r    * URGE SUPPORT . OF PROHIBITION Power sentence was pronounced this morning. John E. McDonough, Powers' council said he expected to appeal the case to the State Supreme Court and asked that his client be released under bond pending this action. Judge MacDade fixed the bail at $ )00. UTI \L TO SENATOR Delaware county lodges of the Patriotic Order Sons of America, meeting at Morton, last night, adopted a resolution urging Senator John J. McClure to “stand by the former Miss Gwaladys Crosby Hopkins. daughter of Mrs. Stephen Heckscher, of Strafford, this county. an ‘ the late Mark Hopkins. The couple were married at the bride's home on September 29. 1931. Continued on I,ast Page MEDIA DWELLING DAMAGED BV EIRE I .VI ERI STING ADDRESS INSPECTING SIGNS Overhead signs affixed to business properties on West Third street arc being inspected by James A Devlin city building inspector. The aerial truck and ladder equipment of the Moyamensing Hook and Ladder Com Large Attendance Marks .Mass .Meeting Held in Media Armory Six hundred men and women last night listened to vigorous denunci- pariy Is being utilized during the in- a^nLfi Fire, of unknown origin, which started in the summer kitchen of the home of Mrs. Margaret Yamal I, 318 East Front street, Media, about Earle G. Jardine, of 506 Deakyne 10 30 this morning badly damaged .Sabbath laws and not to pay any    ' street, Ridley    Park    delivered an    Ad-    the    room    and    Its    content attention to Philadelphia political    dress on    the    sub lect,    "The    Various    The    fire    we.    discovered by < n < m- bosses.” MRK ARY DIRECTORS* MEETING _ ■ ... The Board of Directors of the West End Free Library will convene in regular session next Monday, in the library building at Fourth and Jeffrey streets. Numerous matters will be discussed at the meeting. spection campaign. HORSES WITHDRAWN FROM RACES TODAY (Bt t'niled 1‘rc^s) AT I RDPK \L P XKK I — Romae. dimple Singer, Craig! o, ( ane Heart, Gracias, Rounding Deep. 2—\\ Keeler G., Our One, Scotty Dun. Shoteur, Cuirassier, Ruth Can dolt. -'Mire Pop. Uppercut, Dorsa .vs era! spirited speakers and heard urgent calls to enlist    in a campaign against the foes of    prohibition. The .speakers being frequently interrupted by applause from the audience that filled the Media Armory, “Friends of temperance went to sleep after the prohibition amendment was put into    the Constitution.    11,1 V but friends of the    liquor traffic did    1 not." declared Mrs. Lippincott, Camden, N. J. "Many of our bes! citizens have defied the law and th* liquor interests have defied the law.' she said. “The Eighteenth Amendment outlawed liquor, but it did not altogether stop th^ traffic.’’ she contin St. Patrick's Day Being Observed Uses of Paper'* before the members ber of the household Hie Media of the Dalby - I an.sdowne Rotary F<re Company responded to an alarm Club at its luncheon-meeting held in and afte ta half-hours ba (tin sub-Lan.sdowne yesterday.    ducd the flames. Repeal    of Liquor    Law Will Not    Raiders DE VALER A TELES M’DONAED’S ARMS OF ERIN’S HOPES PLANS DISCUSSED President of Irish Free Sweeping Proposals Do Not State Sends Greetings .Meet With Widespread JAPAN DIPLOMAT SAILS FOR IL S. Says His Country Is Not Peace Disturber; Our Fleet Worries Him {EDITORS NOTE Yoailko Matsuoka, chief Japanese delegate af Geneva before Japan quit the League Assembly, has written an astonishingly frank statement for International News Service, calling upon the United States to withdraw her Atlantic scouting fleet from the Pacific Ocean as a means of improving Japanese-American relations. Tokio n e w s p a p e r s recently hinted such a request would bo made nt Washington but Mat-suoka is tim first responsible diplomat to make such a public declaration He sailed from England today aboard the Leviathan and expects to confer with President Roosevelt on the Manchurian problem and Pacific relations.] j His statement, follows: By YOcl KE JVI VI SROKA LONDON, M : h 17 (Copyright. 1935, by International News Service* I nm glad to comply with a request by International News Service for a statement setting forth my view's regarding the Pacific problem, j I want to dispel once and for nil I I In* impression prevalent among many 'Americans that Japan is a disturber i of universal peace i Japans action In Manchuria was i to establish peace, not to disturb it. As regards relations between Japan and the United States, I want to emphasize that I cannot see any cause for war, provided we mutually mind our own business. It is I rue that the atmosphere existing in both countries at the present moment is not reassuring. I am certain that this is caused bv a mutual lack of understanding of each other’s aims and difficulties. Injudicious actions and words on \our part hurt the Japanese and tho I feeling now existing In Japan is the j reaction. All those who really desire peace and a new era of friendly co operation in the Pacific should, I believe, use all their efforts to dispel the undercurrent of distrust and fear. I believe, for instance, that a return of tile United Stales scouting fleet to its normal ba e in the Atlantic would nppeni to tlie Japanese people as one of the greatest gestures of good will and peaceful nelghb'filiness that Hie United States could make. It would usher in a new era of relations between the two countries. EDI < ATKIN AL TALK ENJOY ED BY BOYS Boys of Hie Franklin Junior Ut-Y Club were entertained last evening at a meeting held In tile Y. M. C. A. building, .Seventh street, and lodgment avenue, by a display of six reels of educational films presented through the courtesy of Mr, Shepherd, of (lie B< ll Telephone Company, who gave a brief vocational talk on ’some of the branchia of work in the public utilities organizations. A plan has bren adopted bv I lie club for Die weekly appointment, of a committee whose duty will be to plan .some special feature of interesting entertainment for each of the meetings. vol THS AUK UFI.I) LOK STORK ROHHKRY GETS COUNTY POST CONGRESS READY TO SPEED FARM BIEL PASSAGE Committees of Each Branch Practically Sure to Report Favorably (lives Dictatorship to Sec. of Agriculture and Bounties to Grower Three youths arraigned before Magistrate Elwood T. Hell ut, in Upper Darby this morning, on charges of breaking into and robbing a chain store in Aronimink, on March ll, are being held without ball by Upper Darby police, for a further hearing tomorrow. The bo va, Francis Morris, 15. of State road, Upper Darby; Louis Fer-nno, 18 of Ardmore, and Frank Mor-relll. 18, of Llan* reb, W’cre arrested by Upper Dalby police following Investigations of the store robbery, in which $20 in rash was taken, together with a large quantity of cigars and cigarettes from th*1 stock in the More. WM. A. KERSHAW WILL PROBATED Tile will of William A Kershaw late of 326 East Eighth sheet, this chi, probated at Media, leaves hi? estate to his widow', Kila M Kershaw The estate is estimated at $30,000 in personal property and $2000 in realty The Chester-Cambridge Bank and Trust Company has been named ad-ministi at or. Mr Kershaw, who died in (lie Chester Hospital on February IO is also survived by a daughter, Florence M. Bowers. < I It FORD II PEOPLES f. II. PEOPLES, POOR DIRECTOR Appointed by Court Today to Pill Vacancy Caused In Dr. ( rot hers’ Death Clifford Ii. Peoples, a well known Hum no ss man of this city was appoint eel by tho Court a! Media, tins morning, as a Director of tile Poor to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Dr. Samuel ft. Crothers, February 19 last. Mr People, was sworn in by President, Judge W Roger Fronefield with Judges John M Broomall, 3rd , and Albert Dutton MacDade lilting on the Bench. Mr Peoples, who is active in the social and civic at iviUcs of Chester, is secretary of Robert I iowa el b's Sons, Inc , one of I ho oldest roofing cooee! na in Delaware county, and also .secretary of ttv Merchants’ Division of the Delaware County Chamber of Commerce. He is also a me mber of the Kl wants Club. BODY OF DROWNED YOUTH RECOVERED A body, believed to be that of Albert. Vila, Iii, of 817 McDowell avenue, who was drowned in the Delaware river, opposite this city oil Sunday, January 29, was recovered off Penns Grove, N .J., last night. Positive identification has not. been made as the corpse is in an advanced slate of decomposition. On January 29 young Villi and a companion, Albert I .overlook, 17, of the . me addio: , out for Cheeter Island in a small rowboat they owned. The day was one of the windiest: this winter and the river was churned into a fury. The last. seen of the boys was at a point op -posite the Sun Shipyard, when they seemed to be in distress. 'Dirtr boat was found (several days later near Effington. I ast night rlvermen saw the floating body and towed it ashore, it was < removed to tile morgue of Coroner B N Gros.s, at Penna Grove, N. .J , and this morning the fat lier of young I I,oveneck visited the morgue to view | the body. He could not identify it ‘as that of his son, bit believed it to be that of tile other boy, whose parents police me endeavoring to locate. WARMER WEATHER FOR THE WEEK-END Mostly cloudy skies and warmer weather are predicted today and to-morrow in Fa,stern Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware and Maryland. The ihRh* i temperature here yesterday was 44 degrees, at 3 50 p. in. and the lowest was 29. ai 7 25 a. iii The average of 36 was lour degrees below normal lur the date hut six degree* above the average March IR last year. Maximum temperature for the date is 71. et'abb. lied in 1921, and minimum 16, in 1916 Sunrise tod av was at 6 btl a rn., and gunsel will be at 6 IO p. rn., Eastern Standard Tim** SUNDAYF00TRALL 1933 OBJECTIVE Baseball Doomed This Year Hut Liberals Dress for (■ rid Game WASHINGTON, March 17 (UPI- The agriculture committees of both Senate and House today began » (study of President Roosevelt’s sweeping farm relief program with a view to bringing it to the floor for action irs quickly as possible. Chairman Smith of the Senate committee in outlining his program ■ emphasized the need of speed. He said the Farm Aid bill would iv brought, up in tile Senate as early as possible next week. | Secretary of Agriculture Wallace 'met with the Senate Committee to dav to explain details of proposed operations under the bill. He was accompanied to th** committee room by Dr. Mordecai Ezekiel, his economic adviser. Public hearings probably will be Dr lei on the farm bill, a deviation from tin* rapid-flre procedure which 'has characterized action on the I three previous moves in the President's legislature program Bank Reform, the Economy bill and Volstead Act modification. Smith said, however, that the hearings would be limited strictly to accredited spokesmen for interests affected In the broad agricultural program laid down by the administration. These persons already have indicated approval r outs Taber, master of the National Grange, called at the White House today with expressed gratification af the new measure. "I nm for the /arm hill,” he said “It, is not only a step in the right direction bul it opens the door to necessary changes to make it work on each commodity.'* Taber Is one of those who participat'd in conferences at which the plan was formulated. Chairman Smith, ricelalrine that, “time is the essence of this matter,” said: “lf agriculture Is to receive any help tills year it must come soon.'’ Tho presidential proposal would vest Secretary of Agriculture Wallace and the new administration with substantially unchecked powers to regulate production of major farm crops and hence raise prices. As the purring ins: power of the vast farm population is increased it is hoped that Continued <*n Page Eighteen DAVIS MAY REMAIN MONTH IN HOSPITAL P I r r S BU R G If. March 17 Al-though ills general condition and recuperative progress Is "satisfactory.” It may be a month before Senator James J. Davis, who was operated upon for appendicitis Saturday, is able to lea'.** the hospital, Dr J. W. I Shirer, attending physician, announced “A diabetic condition and a tendency to nephritis complicated the operation and is retarding his recovery,” Dr. Shirer said. “There are no signs of infection in the wound, however, and his general condition is satisfactory.” TE LA NI S KILLS FARMER HARRISBURG, March 17 (UPV — Zend Naught, 32, a farmhand, of Clark", Valley, near here, died in Harridan g Hospital with tetanus which developed aper he stepped on a nail about a week ago. HONORS ST. PATRICK WASHINGTON, March 17 -INO President Rttosevelt appeared in ti'"! executive offices today with a green ■ilk handkerchief in ho; bret ? porker, and wearing a green carnation in honor of St. Patrick’s Day, r. S. I III \>l RY Ii \l \ NT E WASHINGTON, March 17 (UP) — The treasury net balance for March 15 was $444.920 647 42, Expenditures that day were $21,771.093.15. Customs receipts for the month through March 15 were $3,852,948.74. GRO! .MILD I I (. RI I LO VI LII NKW BEDFORD, Mass., (UPV The 90-foot tug Lewis, of Philadelphia, w. Mi -—----i Will police raids on speakeasies What are Cl The heart of Irish-America turns cease after the passage of th** beer * a-.pa? mg ’ ’In to Ireland, the mother country, to- bill? No! they will not. St. Patrick's day his 1544th Instead, they will be Increas'd. I! of birthday.    anything.    And    that    s    from    the    Jiff Ifs tile day to unfurl the green of a detective who has been special-flag with its golden harp and be proud iz.ini in raining “joints” where conto be Irish, if you are.    tjraband    has    been    sold. It will be a day of gaiety, but it Why? You may ask. Well, for *ev-will start in most cases with a mo- erat reasons. merit of piety,    Suppose    you    or    a    neighbor    pays    a    excellent,    but    the.    can't    figure    how As the story goes. St. Patrick us a license to sell legalized beer and John they can meet expense*, bv charg er bootleggers analav “up a tree,” so to speak. Now- th**v get 15c a glass for wildcat beer, which is mad** in places that no-one knows about, at least that is the supposition. Will they still continue to charge 15c lot a glass of umber suds? Under the new law they don't know what they are going to do Some think a beer garden would b* of ll grounded while entering Ni early today, but th** tug perth A later. The Dai damaged. off I* Bf dford re-Mo Pl! Ha ’bor bv ucri, “This country improved cen-    boy was kidnaped and carried off to    Jones, or Bill Smith plan to sell it    mg 5 cents a glass    for beer, Most Rii77*    Boo Black Mofkinx, Abso- nomically. morally and socially after1 Ireland At Hie age of 22. inspired bv    without a license in your neighbor-    of their bart-criers    are accustomed lute.    its enactment, but when corrupt a dream, he escaped and fled to the hood.    to getting $ ><) a week for the -(None).    politicians began to protect bootleg-    woe? roast of France where he en-    What is the natural reaction?    chances they tike.    And th**, do gets, they flourished    tared a monastery. There began his    You’re going to tell about it and    take t hane* v bees*• p.** mo?* high ball “The Senate and House in Wash-    religious life that finally led him to    in no couched terms. Heres a fellow    mixers take th* job    with the undcr- ington ha\e taken the 'cat calls’ of    return to Ireland to convert thous-    who is trying to evade the law, and    Handing    that if “anything happf-rus liquor people packing the galleries    ands to his faith.    you are paying a license to the    they will    take the ‘rap.” and the cheers of some of the rich in    From the beginning of Fennsyl- state or Federal government to sell    Few Chester bootleggers are plan- the boxes as th*- mandate of the peo-    vania history the sons of Ireland    what is legalized.    ntng on enlarging their    places. They pie to bring batk beer.” Mrs. Lippin-    have played a prominent role. Among Speakeasies were    common when    phi yon “we don't know    *hat to * x- cott declared, "The amendment may    those who accompanied Penn on the    the saloons were licensed under til*-    peel, or    what the big .shuts are be repealed, but they cannot rejieal    ship Welcome were Dennis Rochford    old law- and they will be prevalent    going to    do about this new beer.” Hie evil effects of alcohol. Alcohol    and his wife, Mary, hailing from    under the new law, when it is legal    Bn* it    remain that Prohibition is has no place in this machine age. in Wexford.    to sell beer.    still in effect    after 4 per tent bv an cia that demands the utmost os    Til** first quarter of the eighteenth    But suppose you pay * license Ie*-    volume beer Is placed un the mat - stamina, clear heads and steady    century had scarcely passed when the    And your neighbor doesn t? nerves,    Irish immigrants in great numbers    Well, judge for yourself. If “Speakeasies are not new aith pro- came to the new country and at the don't tell on him. you are just some hibuion, as you would see if you read time of the Revolution there were body different. He may be hurting ,______ -    ,    ,___.... ......... erne of the editorials from Philadel-    probably as many Irish in proportion    your business and when he    starts to    raided, according to the    veteran dele' the whole population of the state    hurt sour business    theres    only one    terttve, who &avs he will    continue to Cuntinued on rage Eighteen as there are todaj.    thing to do to remedy it.    make ranis. 5— None i. 6—Modern Times. Englewood. Boscobel, Easy, Peace Lady, Whisking. I— Nonet. Weather, clear: track. fast. VI’ I \IR GROUNDS I — i None). *!—High Poi* Lets, 3—Westys Twinkle. * — I None). . —i Declared off—9th race to he run in Joe Macaw. * -Golden West, Juggler. *—Showers, x— None Weather, cloudy, track, faxt. or substitute its    place.— ket. Maybe some of th*- boys are you planning a .second floor for a highball, but if th* v do, they are .still speakeasy proprietors and will be Here s a Customer Who Was Satisfied NKW YORK, March 17 'UP A Japanese * uatom* of a vending company in Brook!vn. who prides himself on his knowledge of occidental business correspondence, sent the following letter to the firm “Highly Honorable Sir:    Me re ceive her damn fine .shipment Tok lo Come one machine from your honorable, firm. She much well do. Cause lie make 42 yen, Japanese, in. I damn duy. Congratulation Me decide maybe buy mon* her fine machine* from honorable finn ooh yet. Me sun* Met one ready make up ship Tokio us her before. “Washing you thousand years luck, many fine flowers Farewell, honorable Dr, to honorable family. to damn fine machine come later ” HARRISBURG. March 17    <    INS    * With the door to Sabbath snorts during th** approaching summer closed to tin in, liberal leaders In Pennsylvania's as- nobly Imlay massed their strength to gain the next best concession Sunday football next fall and baseball in 1934 and thereafter. Thin is {Hi sible under the Schwartz bd amendments proposed by S'-imtor John J McClure who plans to a k on Monday night for a reconsideration o! th** vote by which the DI tit* law modifier was defeated in the State Senate, 26 to 24 Leaders on ts?th side*, of the question have little doubt but thai the reconsideration will be granted, perhaps even by a unanimous vote. a majority vote of the 50 Senators is all that Is necessary, provided that another member who originally voted “no” . i * find* McClure's motion. Tho e voting for a second roll call would not thereby be pinned down to vote “aye” on the bill itself. Modificaf loni.us believe the proposal changes will bring more of the upstate Senators into the affirmative line. With the amendments incorporated, the second test could be held next Tuesday, Debate would be limited to five minutes under the rules, lf defeated again, the bill would b*- automatically dead for the session. McClure proposes two referenda ut th** November election, one on u stat**-wide basis, the other local. It a majority of the state's voters favor Sunday sports, th** gauics would tv* legal in thos<» communities which I •inturned on Last Ea$r I opicsof Times Housewives ar** being urged to economize bv doing their own cooking Well, that s one way to persuade husbands to eat less. A county baseball umpire says It is ills ambition to die on the field of play. Just let hun make a couple of bum decisions and his wish will be granted. Under the proposed .'tate law. restaurants will bg permitted to sell beer. Guess many a chap will have to go down town at night to get a bite to eat. And it looks ax Him will now be eligible to tender's Union. • th waitress'* mn the Bar- The greatest opiimi is we can think of right now r a group who met In Madia la*t night and agreed thev were unalterably opposed to any change in the prohibition law. I lie Weather \\ $N||1N(, I ON. March 17    (IT)-. Forecast for tonight and -'ttnrdaci I astel n I* e n n * y I v a ti tat $ air, warmer in *outh port ion tonight: colder Saturday in raxl and north portions. West ern Pennsylvania:    fair, slightly warmer in south and colder in extreme north port on tonight; Saturday, cloudy, probably occasional rain, colder in north portion. New in m-\ ; lair and Mnnewhal warmer tonight; Saturday cloudy and colder; vain Saturday night. TOD IV S TI VIPER \ t I UI S 6 a. rn. 7 a. rn. 8 a. rn. 9 a. rn. IO a. rn. 38 ll 39 No 39 I ■U 2 46 ;

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Publication: Chester Times

Location: Chester, Pennsylvania

Issue Date: March 17, 1933

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