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   Chester Times (Newspaper) - March 20, 1933, Chester, Pennsylvania                              DAILY AVERAGE NET PAID CIRCULATION FOR SIX MONTHS ENDING SEPTEMBER 2O1 OS FINAL EDITION Yr With All Latest and Best News of the Day 57TH 17545 Daily Leased Wirs Reports of Dalted Fress UP and International News Service CHESTER PA MONDAY MARCH 20 1933 PRICE TWO CENTS SUNDAY SPORTS BEER AND RELIEF SPUR ASSEMBLY Pressure Exerted for Ad vancing Problems as Session Meets McClure Repeal Conven tion Measure Meets Op position HARRISBURG Pa March baseball and beer stood stubbornly today in the middle of e legislative track state leaders wanted cleared for tmemibloymerct relief and governmental economy Pressure for advancing all four problems bore down heavily on the State Legislature as it gathered to begin the twelfth week of the 1933 session tonight The Sunday baseball question dom inated both Houses In the Senate Sen John J McClure Delaware county proposed to ask reconsidera tion of the vote by which the Senate defeated the Schwartz Sunday sports measure McClure then planned to offer amendments to provide for statewide and local referenda on the question Should his move succeed the bill would be voted on final pas sage again on Tuesday Inthe House the Steedle bill providing for both sports and motion pictures on Sunday was up for third reading Beer was represented in two ac tions The House had before it the McClure Senate bill proposing a con vention of fiftyone delegates to act on the twentyfirst amendment re pealing federal prohibition Rep Sow ers Philadelphia was to introduce a bill providing a state beer and liquor control system modeled on the Brooks law requiring county courts issue licenses Dry leaders of the state were op posed to the McClure bill in its pres ent form They demand elimination of the 17 delegatesatlarge and elec tion of delegates strictly on n legisla tive district basis Others opposed the bill because It did not provide for selection of a non committal group on the repeal question Unemployment relief appeared in the Talbot bond issue bill on the Continued on List Page DR L GOTTSCHALE IN PHILA HOSPITAL Dr Leon Gottschalk widely known physician who for a number of years has been attached to the Quarantine Station at Marcus Hook is a patient in St Agnes Hospital Philadelphia where his condition this morning was pronounced ex tremely serious Dr Gottschalk went to Atlantic City last week upon his doctors orders in an effort to re gain his health and suffered a heart attack He was brought home and the next day was removed to the Philadelphia institution upon orders of the United States Public Health Service of which branch he is a passed assistant surgeon ranking high up in this branch of govern ment service WASHINGTON March Senate agreed today to a con ference with the House on contro versal points in the beerwine bill Having no business to transact the Senate recessed until 3 p m Chairman Harrison of the Senate conferees said they would meet im mediately in an effort to have a re port ready for both Houses by that hour As the day progressed serious ob stacles developed to delay final ac tion on the measure It was still hoped however that President Roosevelt would be able to sigh the bill today thus making beer legal on April 4 Leaders in both Houses were con fident that conferees could agree to day on a compromise between the 32 per cent House beer bill and the Senate measure to reduce the per centage to 305 legalize wine and fruit juices and forbid sale or Jgift of the beverages to persons under 16 years of age But House rules provide that a report must lie over one day unless unanimous consent is given for immediate consideration Some opposition has developed to continuation of the strongarm methods by which legislation has been jammed through the House dur ing the special session Speaker Raines predicted final congressional action by tomorrow at the latest Fifteen days must elapse after President Roosevelt signs the bill be fore the legalized beverages can be sold legally Chairman Harrison of the Senate finance committee moved that the Senate agree to the conference and insist on its own formality which does not necessarily mean that the Senate conferees will refuse to recede Vice President Gar ner appointed Harrison and Sena tors Walsh Dem Mass King Dem Utah Reed Repn Pa and Couz ens Repn Mich to represent the Senate inthe conference Aside from the alcoholic strength to be legalized the two branches also disputed the Senates action in legal izing wine and banning sale of the legalized beverages to minors Ad ministration leaders believed might be eliminated fromthe bill be cause California winegrowers pro tested against their inclusion unless an alcoholic content of 11 per cent were authorized The winegrowers apparently hope to get a separate wine bill enacted later WASHINGTON March UP Senators besieged by friends for seats in the gallery partially solved their problem today by adding to the block of seats reserved for them a section of the gallery heretofore allotted for the public The additional seats numbered 45 bringing to 155 seats the section re served for guests of the President the vicepresident and senators It was the second such expansion in re cent years Vicepresident Curtis added about 40 seats to the reserved section early in the Hoover adminis tration BUYS MERION HOME Dr George C Griffith has pur chased from the estate of CarolineC Casey the stone and shingle Colonial style house containing fourteen rooms and two baths with garage at 739 South Highland avenue Merlon on a lot of over a half acre The cost of the property including that of im provements to be made by the pur chaser was S C IEDULE IN BANKRUPTCY Harmon A Specter Upper Darby filed a schedule involuntary bank ruptcy proceeding in the United States District Court Philadelphia Saturday listing liabilities of and assets of HOME FROM HOSPITAL Mrs Marion Hanna Schatte of Swarthmore who underwent an oper ation at the Chester Hospital two weeks ago has returned to her home greatly improved in health AT TROPICAL PARK Wrack Starry Three Bees Silly Sis First One PassaSc Aquatis Betty Wee Belles Last If Ida Jean Via Spain TJppercut Polisher Flag Maiden Gamma Delta Just Fun There Judge Primrose Poly f on F Sun Teatime Loyal Louie Lady Dean Radio Service Weather clear trackr fast AT FAIR GROUNDS L Roma Rock Maid S Sweep Rush Polaire Grief Chattering Jacquelyn Coogle By Gracious Little Toots as Queen r Cloudy track SEE COMPROMISE IN CONFERENCE OVER KICK IN BEER Senate Agrees to Confer ence With House on Dis puted P C of Alcohol Wine May Be Eliminated to Be Passed in Sepa rate Bill IN GRAVE TRAGEDY PASSED THE STATE LAW EXAMINATION Joseph E Pappano son of Mr and Mrs Fedele Pappano of 500 West Third street has recently received word from the State Board of Law Examiners that he was successful in passing the examinations given in Philadelphia on January 5 1933 Mr Pappano is a graduate of Ches ter High School Swarthmore College and Catholic University Law School in Washington D C While in Law School he was president of the senior law class He was also vice president of the Beta Kappa chapter of the Gamma Eta Gamma national legal faternity He will be associated with the law offices of John E McDonough in this city RAIN TO CONTINUE TODAY TOMORROW Rain is forecast for today and to morrow morning in Eastern Penn sylvania New Jersey Delaware and Maryland The highest temperature here yesterday was 41 degrees at a m and the lowest was 37 at 5 p m The average of 39 was three degrees below normal The highest temperature ever recorded here on March 19 was 78 in 1913 and the lowest was 9 in 1876 Sunrise today was at a m and sunset will be at p m Eastern Standard time CHESTER TIMES WINS IN SUPREME COURT Supreme Court of Pennsyl vania sitting in Pittsburgh today handed down an opinion in the case of James Hanna et al appellants versus the Chester Times et al in which the decree of the Delaware County Common Pleas Courts in favor of the Chester Times was af firmed IT S TREASURY BALANCE WASHINGTON March UP The treasury net balance for March 17 was Expenditures that day were Customs receipts for the month through March 17 were Old Man Winter Balks Miss Spring Gilbert Friend 28yearold Plant City Fla postal clerk is with the youngest of his three children he killed at the grave of their recently buried mother in the Fernwood ceme tery Friend shot the children and then committed suicide His wife formerly of Philadelphia died last December MAN 3 CHILDREN TO BE BURIED TODAY Quietly and recretly Gilbert Friend and his three children he killed before taking his own life will be buried today beside the second wife he longed to join While the hour of the services re mained unknown it was understood burial would be made in Fernwood cemetery at the grave Friend se lected to wipe out his family It was expected the services would be held from the establishment of a Lansdowne undertaker who has been in possession of the bodies since the tragedy was discovered by two patrol men who found Friends automo bile parked near the cemetery A Philadelphia newspaper received a letter today written by Friend be fore he took his children to the cemetery to kill in which he said he could not live longer without his wife who died last December in Florida MORE AUTOMOBILE LICENSES REVOKED During the week ending March 15 noon the Bureau of HIgnway Patrol and Safety withdrew the cards of 125 drivers Of this number 70 were revoked and 55 were suspended totaled twelve more than the preceding week Operating privileges were restored to ill Re vocations this year to date total 600 and suspensions 815 Among the motorists whose cards were revoked was Frank Young 315 Congress street this city Motorists whose cards were restored included Elvin M Shissler 146 Long lane Upper Darby Alfred J Rudolph 7114 Pennock avenue By wood Joshua E Harper 2518 West Fourth street this city Lewis Boyd Glen Mills and Russell Smith 806 Madison avenue Prospect Park MERCHANT CAUSES ARREST OF YOUTHS I Four youths all of Morton were arraigned before Magistrate Ray mond Hood in Folsom police court Saturday night charged with dis turbing the peace and disorderly con duct They were arrested by Patrolman Ramsey of the Ridley township po lice force on complaint of Eugene Remente of Morton and Linden ave nues Ridley township proprietor of a small store He charged the boys had been making a general nuisance of themselves around his place of business Two of the quartet William Dague 16 and Girard Bennett 18 were held in peace bonds for a period of one year and James Cox 16 and Vick Celia17 proved their innocence and were discharged SEEK REDUCTION OF SCHOOL TAXES Residents of this section of the country were in readiness to attend the last rites of Old Man Winter this evening but from present indications he may linger on Miss Spring is scheduled to arrive at 843 p m but from present indi cations shell get a pretty damp and chilly reception because rain and more rain is forecast for today and the clouds are not likely to clear away before some time tomorrow Spring pushes winter into the past at the moment of the vernal equinox In simple English that is when the earth circling around the sun moves into such a position that the part north of the equator receives more heat and has longer days than the southern hemisphere Spring will of ficially end at 412 p m June 2L A group of taxpayers of Sharon Hill Borough will attend the monthly meeting of the Board of Education this evening and ask if it is possible that the school taxes in the borough be At a meeting held in Borough Hall last Thursday night Raymond K Murray presented a set of resolu tions prepared by a committee re questing a reduction of school ex penses and salaries which will be submitted to the board for its con sideration this evening A meetingwill be held Thursday evening at the home of Albert K Entwisle Clifton avenue and Coates street at which time it is expected j a permanent taxpayers league will be organized LOCAL SALESMEN ARE INTERESTED SEVEN DEAD AS FLOOD RAGES OVER 4 DORRANCE HEIRS AGREE TO GIVE PA TAX Ohio Valley From West Attorneys for Family Come Va Line to Louisville Is to Decision Over Soup Affected PortsmouthEndangered as Water Beats Against Protecting Wall CINCINNATI O March waters raged through the Ohio River Valley today from the West Virginia line to Louisville spreading its toll of destruction through four West Vir ginia Kentucky and Indiana Seven persons are known to have died in the flooded area With the water level rushing steadily higher as rainswollen tri butaries emptied torrents into the Ohio River the flood was character ized as the worse since 1913 More than a score of cities and towns have been damaged by the rush of water from the Ohio itself The flood has inundated thousands of acres of fertile farmland submerged long stretches of highways and covered railroad tracks in the low lands Tributaries of the Ohio were steadily rising above Cincinnati spreading beyond their banks to cover the countrjside and add to the Ohios torrent Hundreds of families have been driven from their homes where they have sought shelter on higher At Portsmouth the mayor last night issued a proclamation warning the citizens to be ready to flee as the swollen waters beat against the river wall protecting the city All highways leading to the city have been covered In Newport Ky the Ohio was eight feet above the flood stage and Continuedon Last Page HELD FOR HEARING AS RECKLESS DRIVER Abraham Haywood of the 300 block Green street Marcus Hook was arrested at his home last night by Constable Cyrus W Boulden and Patrolman Harry Whitemen of Trainer charged with reckless driv ing and leaving the scene of an acci dent Haywood was driving west on Ridge road last night about 8 oclock and as he neared the intersection of Price street his car left the highway and crashed into a telegraph pole with such force that it loosened the pole from its foundation and wrecked the car Following the acci dent Haywood abandoned the ve hide The officers obtained the name of the owner from the Bureau of Motor Vehicles at Harrisburg and Hay woods arrest followed He will be arraigned for hearing this evening before Magistrate Herman Benjamin of Trainer POWER LINE BREAKS NEAR MEDIA CHURCH With a deafening report and a tremendous flash a cable of distribu tion wires of 4000 voltage fell to the street in Media yesterday morning at Employes of the Philadelphia Electric Company arrived 10 minutes later and made repairs The break occurred at the intersection of Frank lin and Monroe streets Wind and rain were given as the causes and no damage or interruptions of any length in service were reported Members of the congregation of the Nativity B V M Catholic Church were startled by the noise and flash of light and some of the ushers were posted outside to see that no one went near or stepped in any water close to the live wire while one of their number reported theaccident Officials of the electric company state that the wire was severed at the point where it met the pole and thus was easily repaired FIRE Fire destroyed a shack at 120 Law street yesterday afternoon An alarm was sent in from Box 214 located at Second and Reaney streets and the district fire companies responded and prevented the spread of the flames to nearby buildings MAN IS KILLED IN TRIPLE CRASH 2 Chester Young Women His Companions Suffer Severe Injuries The Philadelphia chapter of the Continental Salesmens Association a branch of a national organiza tion with which a number of sales men in this city are affiliated will declare a moratorium on enroll ment dues of members Joseph K Kaufman president of the chapter at a meeting held In the Benjamin Franklin Hotel Philadelphia an nounced that free legal services for members for one year had been of fered i and said it is essential to be of assistance to unemployed sales men The organization seeks preferen tial treatment of accredited sales men by hotels and maintenance of ethical sales standards One man was killed instantly and two young women residents of this city were seriously Injured in a triple collision on the West Chester pike near West Chester shortly after 830 oclock last night The man fatally injured was Identi fied as Charles Augustus of Cleve land street Hazleton Pa The women both of whom were passengers in the car are Mary Melinkoff of Potter street and Estelle Wallace of Mcll valne street this city Both sustained severe lacerations and bruises The car driven by Augustus is said to have sidewiped an automobile driven by Authur Hagen of Paoli and then crashed into truck driven by Milan Haines of this city Jn Hagens car were Dorothy Mac Elree daughter of a West Chester attorney and Sidney Hirst of Wayne son of a real estate operator Hirst suffered injuries to his collarbone All the victims were removed by passing motorists to the Chester County Hospital for treatment SWALLOWED POISON Mrs Mildred Smith of Ridge road west of Main street Trainer was taken in the ambulance of the Mar cus Hook Fire Company last night to Chester Hospital where physicians effectively used a stomach pump after she had swallowed poison In an attempt to end her life according to police At the hospital this morning it was said her condition was favor able Kings Estate Long Court Battle Over Contention as to De cedents Residence Pennsylvania will receive S14500000 irheritnnce taxes from the estate of the late Dr John T Dorrance soup king Attorney General William A Schnader announced today The payment will be made immedi ately the attorney general said under an agreement with the attorneys for the estate An original judgment ngainst the Dorrance estate fixed tho sum due the commonwealth at but counsel for the estate have agreed to give the state n bond to cover any additional taxes above the which they will pay The agreement announced today represents a legal victory for Schnader who fought the case through various state courts to the Supreme Court of the United States Executors of the estate of the lute president of the Campbell Soup Com pany of Cnmden N J contended that his legal residence was in New Jersey while Pennsylvania authori ties insisted he maintained his home in Radnor this county New Jersey aiding attorneys for the estate carried an appeal to the U S Supreme Court which ruled that Dorrances legal residence was in Pennsylvania Executors hoped to save consider able in trvxftg as the New Jersey rate on inheritance is lower than that charged by Pennsylvania Dorrances estate was estimated at The first litigation was in Orphans Court at Media where Judge John B Hannum ruled Dorrance was a Continued on Pane Fourteen JAPANESE TROOP SHIP SEEN IN PERIL UNALASKA Alaska March Japanese troop ship with 45 men and officers on board was believed todaj to be in peril off the western tip of the Aleutian Islands Endangered by high seas which caused her cargo of lumber to list heavily the former Canadian ship Signcuer last was reported awaiting rescue from the liner Empress of Rus sia standing by Tlir stormtossed waters Tcept the rescue vessel from ef fecting a contact despite an allday vigil according to radio messages re ceived here last night The Japanese steamer Oregon Maru also sped to the rescue responding to distress signals from the stricken ves sel PASSES STOP LIGHT COLLISION FOLLOWS Two automobiles were damaged slightly late Saturday night in a col lision tit Chester pike and Oak lane Glenolden The accident occurred when a car driven by C J Lawlcr of Philadelphia and owned by a resi dent of Sharon Hill ran through a stqp light and struck another car be ing operated by John Weiss of Ma ple Snade1 N J Lawler was arrested by Glenolden police and taken to the office of Mag istrate Porwood Clark Jr of Glenol den where he was arraigned for healing and fined and costs Agreement as to payment for repairs to the cars was reached by the drivers of the cars Presumably stricken by a heart at tack while an inmate of the Third Street Mission a man identified as Thomas Burke of TampaFla died Saturday night while being removed by police from the mission houseto the Chester Hospital The body was taken to the morgue of EP White at Third and Norris streets by attaches of the coroners office A brother of the victim who also lives in Tampa was notified of the death FORMAL PROTEST WILL BE OFFERED Group of Citizens Will Ap pear Before Council To morrow Afternoon Formal protest to the proposed creating of an additional police de partment job with a salary at tached will be made to City Council tomorrow afternoon by representative business men and taxpayers The protest it Is understood will be based on the there Is no real need to establish the position of superintendent of police that the action would not be in con formity with the citys avowed plan to economize through reductions of salaries and wages of municipal of fice holders and department em ployes that creation of the proposed position of superintendent of police would be in direct contradiction to councils explanation of Insufficient funds in reply to the business mens request for an improved lighting sys tem in the central business zone that instead of proving an economic move to improve police work adoption of the ordinance would mean an unneces sary expenditure of Of the tax payers money to provide a job for a favored applicant The mayor as head of the de partment of public affairs and having jurisdiction over the police bureau has the authority to issue orders for the making of police work efficient and to see that the chief of police enforces such orders The business men assert that the present head of the police department is capable of enforcing a program that will make for greater accomplishments by the personnel ol the department PRIOR TO LEAVING FOR CHAIR GIUSEPPI ZANGARA 4POWER PACT ON PEACE AGREED TO BY MUSSOLINI Premier of Italy Says It Means Rest ia Europe for Generation MacDonald Goes to Paris to Seek Conciliation With French ROME March The es tablishment of peace in Europe for at least one generation is the goal of the projected four power peace pact designed by Premier Mussolini tho Italian Premier told the press today We do not desire to impose any decisions on other nations he said We seek only to induce others to cooperate in establishing peace in Europo for at least one generation Prime Minister Ramsay MacDonald of Great Britian here for the mo mentous weekend conversations after which Mussolinis dramatic proposals were announced told English and American newspapers that he and Mussolini had examined the problem from all angles in such a way as to pacify will not be an imposed peace he added MacDonald who with Sir John Si mon British Foreign Minister in leavlng Rome today for Paris to dis cuss the Mussolini peace plan with the French government revealed that the United States will be In formed of the project It is absolutely essential that ne gotiations occur between he said discussing his forthcoming Paris con versations and later negotiations to be held with Germany The United States will also be informed If we should omit any power we should be absolutely beaten 1C is useless for us to try to recreate mankind We must realize mans emotions We are trying to get a humanitarian peace which is essen tial We must think of the plan in the worldwide sense and fit our Ideas into the whole world ROME March In knowledge that Premier Mussolini will support fourpower control of Europe for maintenance of peace Prime Minister MacDonald of Great OWNER OF DOGS MUST PAY BILLS After he had agreed to pay the doc tors bills contracted by his neigh bors for medical attention for their children after they had been bitten by two dogs owned by him and also for the live stock which they had killed Samuel Jacobs of Mllmont Park was discharged by Magistrate Raymond Hood of Folsom following a hearing in the Folsom police station Saturday night Jacobs was summoned before the magistrate after several children had been bitten by Jacobs dogs He said he had killed one of the dogs and the other had been sent to a farm which he owns out in the country RETURNS FROM HOSPITAL B P Lutes has returned to his home at Twentieth and Chestnut streets from the Graduate Hospital Philadelphia where he had been a patient forfive weeks APPROPRIATION BY THE STATE P MX IS URGED Senator McClure Presents Bill Providing for State Aid to Local Institution 25 Scholarship Students Would Be Appointed for Ensuing Fiscal Years Colonel Frank K president and commandant of Pennsylvania Military College plans to go to Harrisburg this week to appear be fore the appropriations committee of tho State Legislature and urge pass age of Senate Bill No 434 introduced by Senator John J McClure Feb ruary 20 The measure provides for an ap propriation of to the trustees of the famous military institution in this city two fiscal years be ginning Juno I 1933 for the train ing and education of such students as may be appointed to the college in accordance with the Act the sum of to be paid during the present fiscal year 19331931 and the sum of during the fiscal year 1034 1935 Further provision is that 25 stu dents shall be appointed to the col lege one from each evennumbered senatorial district by the Senator of that district for the school year 1933 1G34 and 25 students be appointed one from each oddnumbered district by the Senator of that district for the fiscal year 19341935 Senator McClurcs introduction of the measure has elicited the greatest interest among graduates and friends of Pennsylvania Military College in this and other states and a general plea Is being made by them to mem bers of the Legislature for passage of the McClure bill For a period of 80 years Pennsyl vania Military College has been ren dering a great service to the armed Continued on Last Page A UTO WAS ABLAZE Crows and apparatus of the Good Will Fire Company No 2 were called upon to extinguish a fire which had broken put in a motor car near the intersection of Twentysecond street and Providence avenue shortly after 3 oclock yesterday afternoon The company resopnded to a still alarm The flames were extinguished before any damage had been caused to the vehicle Sold Auto Truck Through Times Ad Mrs M Harris of Gradyville is a reader of the Chester Times and also a confirmed booster of its classified advertisements Harris recently advertised a truck for sale The responses began soon after the advertisement ap peared and soon the truck was disposed of proving the efficient results to be obtained from a small ad of this type Other persons by the dozen are taking advantage of the farreach ing scope of Chester Times classi fied advertisements and if you have an article for sale why not try this medium ZANGARA DIES FOR MURDER OF MAYOR CERMAK Execution in Prison at Rai f ord Fla 33 Days After Shooting r Sheriff Pulls Lever Assas sin Wounded 4 Planned to Kill Roosevelt Speed Record Set In Zangara Case RAIFORD Fla March 33 new speed record for official justice in Flor between GiuseppV Zangaras assassination of Mayor Anton J Cerniak of and his execution today The story of quick retribution Is told in these dates February shooting at Roosevelt fatally wounds Ger mak and injures William J Sin no tt Miss Margaret Kruis Mrs Joseph H Gill and Russell Cald svell February pleading suiltv to assault with intent to murder RooseveltSinnott Miss Kruis and CaldweU sentenced to 20 years imprisonment on each count a total of 80 years March dies March pleads guilty1 to murder March sentenced to death March electrocuted tnstates prison at Raiford RAIFORD Fla March The law at which he scoffed ex acted a mortal toll early today of Giuseppe Zangara He died in the rlectric chair of Floridas State Prison Farm at918 oclock for the assassination of Mayor Anton Cer mak of Chicago The execution in the presence of 12 witnesses summoned by official invitation from various parts of Florida was swift and without cere mony in keeping with the policy ol quietness which authorities had de creed for the occasion There was little opportunity for one of the ve hement outbursts of hatred which had been characteristic of Zangaraa appearances in Miami Zangaras last words as the black mask of the death cap was drawn about his face was a challenge to his executioners Go ahead pusha trje button he cried Go ahead That seemed pure taunfc and bravado There was a moments wait as tne electricians fumbled with the connec tions It was a tough job Zangarai was so small hisshaven head was so Continued on Last Page PATRICK CELEBRATED TOO STRENUOUSLY Patrick Conway of Madison ave nue Prospect Park ended his St Patricks Day celebration Saturday night in the Folsom police station when he faced Magistrate Raymond Hood for hearing on drunk and dis orderly charges He was arrested by Patrolmen Daugherty and Ramsey when they foundhim lying on the front porch of the home of Mrs Maria Angelo on Chester pike Lciperville After he had taken the pledge Conway was discharged MINOR FIRE DAMAGE A chimney blaze caused slight dam age to tho homeof George Neeld on the Duttou Mill road Tysons Heights yesterday morning The flames were extinguished by the chemical crew of the Felton TJoseand Chemical Com pany No I of Feltonville r lopicsof la It took a GermanAmerican to give the Irish their breakfast in the K of C building yesterday He gave them the Gross With the economy bill passed real war veterans are willing to do their bit to aid their country are anxiously waiting for the arrival of beer The Phillies cannot play ball on Sunday at homel And down in Flor ida it seems they cant play on week days The depression will make gardens moro popular this year they say In cluding beer gardens we might add A doctor says all marathon dancers are daffy Wonder what his opinion is of those who pay to see em Jigsaw puzzle craze is on the wane but the wets will never be satisfied until they get 36 states together A safe cracker recently hammered at the safe of a produce company failed to open it and then took a quanityof onions From the strong box we suppose Back a few years it used to be two cars in every garage This year it will be two cases in every pantry The Weather WASHINGTON March Forecast for tonight and Tuesday Eastern Pennsylvania Rain to night and Tuesday probably chang ing to snow flurries Tuesday in west and north portions slowly rising temperature tonight colder Tuesday afternoon in extreme west portion Western Pennsylvania Rain to night changing to snow Tuesdays colder Tuesday and in west portion late tonight New Jersey Rain tonight andt Tuesday slowly rising temperature tonight i ip TEMPERATURES 6 a m 36 11 a m 38 T a m r 36 Noon 39 8 a m 36 1 p m 40 9 am 38 2 p m 40 10 a m 38 V   

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