Chester Times, March 27, 1933

Chester Times

March 27, 1933

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Chester Times (Newspaper) - March 27, 1933, Chester, Pennsylvania DAILY AVERAGE NET PAID CIRCULATION FOR SIX MONTHS ENDING SEPTEMBER 57TH 17551 Dally Leased Wire Reports of United Press UP and International News Service INS CHESTER PA MONDAY MARCH 27 1933 DISPUTE OVER COMING BEER TAX RETURNS Controversy in Pa Assem bly Over Distribution of the Money Pinchot Bill to Propose Cash Be Turned Into Treasury HARRISBURG Pa March Distribution of money to be received from taxing beer in Pennsylvania created a new controversy today within the State Legislature Present beer control legislation pro vides that license and production tax moneys be distributed on a pro rata basis among the State the counties and the municipalities A new beer bill drafted by Gover nor Pinchots administrative advisers is expected to propose that all license and tax revenue be turned into the State treasury Leaders would use this money for unemployment relief A race for legislative enactment may develop between the rival plans when the General Assembly meet tonight to begin its twelfth week The special House committee on the beer subject is said to be ready to report one of the four Conner Sowers bills immediately Meantime the same committee may get control of the new bill which is to be pre sented early this week Proponents of the socalled administration meas ure want the ways and means com mittee to handle it The legislative proposals now being prepared are said to be far more lib eral than the ConnerSowers bills which would restrict to a great degree the retail distribution of beer The new plan would permit retail sales by practically all food dispensing enter prises While the problem of providing some state system of controlling beer sales and of deriving some revenue from them after April 7 was most widely discussed questions of relief economy teachers salary cuts and Sunday baseball also held attention The House will vote tonight at 930 oclock on the final passage of the Talbot relief appropriation The money is intended for April and May needs to provide a stop gap until the major relief program can be enacted Plans called for passage of the measure by both Houses before the end of the week At 11 p m final action willbe con sidered on six bills amending the state school code to permit teachers salary reductions to lower state subsidies to school districts and to permit con solidations of smaller i districts Sav ings to the state alone through adop tion of the bills would aggregate 000000 PITTSBURGH March Aboard the first plane leaving Pitts burgh after 1201 a m April 7 there will be a special steel case with a consignment ticket reading To Pres ident Franklin D Roosevelt the White House Washington D C Inside that case will be one case of 32 per cent beer A local brewery the first to receive a temporary li cense announced today that its first case of 32 beer will be shipped to the Chief Executive WOMAN MOTORISTS CAR IS DAMAGED An automobile driven by Mrs Veronica Recknert 927 Booth street was damaged to the extent of when struck broadside by an auto mobile driven by William L Brown 21 Negro of 1423 West Seventh street last evening No one was injured Mrs Recknert was traveling east on Fourth street and had stopped at the intersection of Highland ave nue for the traffic light When the green light appeared she started to make a left turn into the avenue and had almost cleared Fourth street when the car operated by Brown and traveling westwardly on Fourth street crashed into her car In police court this morning It was testified that the car Brown was driving is owned by Luther Ellis 28 of 111 Hickman road Claymont Del Ellis was sitting beside Brown at the time of the crash Both Brown and Ellis were released for a con tinued hearing in police court the Jatter part of this week MEDIA WAREHOUSE VISITED BY THIEVES Burglars broke into the warehouse of Henry C Snowden Inc of Media located on the Pennsylvania Railroad siding at the foot of Painter street Media sometime Saturday night and with the aid of a truck carted away 1500 pounds of white lead Police of Media borough discovered the robbery yesterday morning through wheel tracks in the snow leading to the highway near the building The place was entered about five months ago when a quan tity of white lead was taken FLAMES THREATEN AUTO An apparatus of the Good Will Fire Company No 2 and its crew responded to a still alarm this morn ing at 2 oclock and extinguished names that threatened to destroy an automobile in the Sun Hill sec tion of the city Only slight damace was caused to the vehicle HORSES WITHDRAWN United Press AT TROPICAL PARK Charlies Girl Full Dress Sue Terry Starry victorious Lyon Mint Drift Premeditate Mpnish Battling Knight Black Fort Dearborn Down Weather clear track YOUNGEST SET AT WHITE HOUSE BIRTHDAY PARTY FARMCREBIT President Sends Message to Congress Citing 000000 Saving Combines Bureaus Into The Farm Credit Or rc of the White House became a playground for 17 happy youngsters asAnna Eleanor Ball Ve Jrfsldent Roosevelt s granddaughter gave a parly celebrating her sixth birthday With gifts for nil her guests Sistje is shown here her hair falling over her shoulders handing a toy puppy to her little cousin Betsy Mary De Dibour On the right is her mother Mrs Anna Roosevelt Dall and her brother Bruzzic BUSIN AS 32 BEER NEARS Revival in Kindred Trade Lines Reported Over the Nation FAIR AND WARMER WEATHER FORECAST WASHINGTON March first trickle of the stream of gold which sponsors of legalized beer pre dicted was reported in industries in various partsof the country and by the Federal Treasury itself The Government expects millions of dollars in tax revenue even before sale begins April 7 and representa tives of the lumber bottling and other industries reported revived ac tivity A close adviser to President Roose velt who declined to permit use of his name described the develop ments in this manner Wa have been on a dead center for months economically It is too early to judge definitely for after all the money that will flow in the beer trade is but a small fraction of our national spending but it may be the factor necessary to start business up Dr Wilson Compton manager of the National Lumber Association reported that box lumber demand both for softwoods and hardwoods has increased appre ciably in the midwest due partlyto demand for beer cases Tank stock also was said to be in demand for brewery purposes Dr Compton said forthe first time this year board feet lumber orders booked by the mills during the week ended March IS were heavier than for the corresponding week of per cent heavier As a part of moderate quickening of commercial and industrial activity Continued on Last Page SCHOOL DIRECTORS TO DISCUSS BUDGET Budgeting for the coining year has been scheduled as the main object of the regmar session of the school directors to be held this evening in the Larkin building Broad and Crosby streets The meeting has been called for 7 oclock an hour earlier than the usual time in order that the directors may have a full evening to discuss matters pertinent to the schedule of income and ex penses for another fiscal year It is also probable that the formal acceptance of the board will be made of the recent offer by the school teachers to accept another 10 per cent cut in salaries by voluntary contribution which was made last week in order to assist the directors in making up an anticipated deficit for the present fiscal year Fair and warmer is the forecast for today in Eastern Pennsylvania New Jersey Delaware and Maryland It will be cloudy tomorrow with show ers probable The highest temperature here yes terday was 44 degrees at 140 p m and the lowest was 33 at 3 a in The average of 38 was six degrees below normal The highest temperature ever recorded here on March 26 was 80 in 1921 and the lowest was 25 ii 1878 Sunrise today was at 553 a m and 620 p m Eastern NEW ASPIRANT F0RJWCE JOB Capt Wilson Former Sol dier and State Trooper Offers His Services Fatality Attributed to Him Selecting Wrong Section of Pipe to Clean A mistake made in selecting a sec tion of pipe that he was ordered to clean cost the life of Isador Lenard 45 of 317 Townsend street and en dangered the life of another work man Lorenzo Zech of Hayes street yesterday The accident occurred in the plant of the StaufTer Chemical Company at Trainer about 10 oclock yesterday morning The two men had been ordered to clean a pipa that was not in use and evidently not noticing they were working on the wrong pipe proceeded to follow instructions They had just finished the cleaning process when the fumes carried through the pipe to a condenser operation began permeating through the piperoom So intense were the fumes that only a moment or so had elapsed ba fore both men were lying unconscious and so fast was the Isthal action of the gas that although both were dis covered within a few moments after the accident Lenard died shortly after his admission at the Chester Hospital Physicians did succeed in reviving Zech however and he is now a patient in that institution under observation Officials of the plant said that it was the prompt action of employes in other parts of the plant investigat ing the flow of the fumes that was responsible for the short time in which the two stricken workmen were removed from the gasfilied chamber U S TREASURY BALANCE WASHINGTON March Treasury net balance for March 24 was S51802179824 Ex penditures that day were Customs receipts for the month through March 24 were A former bodyguard of the once famous Harry K Thaw convicted slayer of Stanford White is the latest aspirant for the post of Supcrintend jept of Police of this city The latest applicant for the job is a former chief of police of Norris town a former state trooper and an exsoldier He titles himself Captain Percy Wilson of 1320 Spruce street Philadelphia and gives his age as 43 His selfadmitted qualifications re real that he has had numerous billets a member of Henry Fords service for 6 months spent 3 years as captain of the guards at the War Department worked as an opera tor for the Burns detective agency was detective for Macys department store in New York and worked for several private detective agencies He learned of the post through papers and thniks he is the man Chester seeks to improve the ef ficiency of the police department Contrary to Expectations of many the appointee will not be named to morrow when council meets So stated Mayor William Ward Jr this morning although he intimated the new superintendent may be named this week It is common knowledge that Detec tive Captain George Fcency and a former State policeman Earl Kauff man now a private detective are still in the running for the post but the claims of a dark horse in the form of Captain Harry Robinson are gath ering strength it is rumored Many however are clinging to the belief that Former Chief of Police James Deavenport will be the man named NAME CONSERVATOR FOR DARBY BANK WASHINGTON March An executive order reorganizing the governments agricultural credit agen cies was sent to Congress today by President Roosevelt with a message declaring that savings of more than could be effected in this manner The Presidents order would have the effect of combining all Federal organizations which deal primarily with agricultural credit into one cen tral farm credit admin istration It was Mr Roosevelts first move under the economy act which he signed March 20 after its swift pas sage through Congress The President assured Congress that his reorganization plan would maintain and strengthen a sound and permanent system of cooperative agricultural credit designed to fur nish the maximum of security to in vestments resting on farm mortgages or other agricultural securities The organisations which would go to make up this new unit were listed in the order as The Federal Farm Board the Federal Farm Loan Board the functions of the Secretary of Agriculture with regard to loans in aid of agriculture and those of the Reconstruction Finance Corporation pertaining to the management of re gional agricultural corporations The order abolishes functions of The Federal Farm Board with regard to further stabilization operations The Presidents sweeping realign ment of government credit organi zations would go into effect within 61 days unless Congress blocks it within that period The message accompanying the order declared that the better co ordination of the agencies involved Says Beer Will Restore Music to Nations Homes WHY GERMANY OUSTSTHE JEWS Dr Ernest Hanstaengl Says It Will Continue Till House Is Cleaned BERLIN March 1933 by United of Jews from influential positions in Germany will be continued until the house is cleansed but not by means of a pogron Dr Ernst Hanfstaengl said If we had wanted to conduct a pogrom against the Jews it would j all have been over now he said The Jews who already have been ousted were put out because they were morally and politically unfit to safeguard German interests Asked the basis of the current wave of antiSemitism in Germany Dr Hanfstaengl said last 14 years Jewry has achieved positions of influence which t has grossly misused morally inancially and politically m an un leard of manner with the result that the German people crumbled nnancially and politically The same Jewry now is seeking to smirch Germanys renaissance vAntiSemitism is not based on itrictly religious grounds and is not NEW YORK March Beer will reopen the pianos of the nation Gene Buck president of the American Society of Composers authors and publishers today de clared in an interview with Interna tional News Service Since prohibition and the inva sion of the radio the pianos have been locked from Maine to Cali fornia Now the family and their friends will huddle around the piano and sing songs once again The entire music business writers composers and publishers anticipate a tremendous revival in music and new music Buck who put on the first Ziegfeld midnight frolic the original Ameri can who has worked with Victor Herbert Mischa Elman Ru dolpf Friml Jerome Kern Franz Continued on Fage Five Continued on Last Page CHESTER RESIDENTS SAFE IN QUAKE ZONE Robert J Boyle a former resident qrthis city who recently had been living with his family at Redond Beach Calif has written a letter to the Times setting forth that he and the members of his family escaped injuries during the recent earth quakes Redond Beach Is located 20 miles from Long Beach and about 10 miles from Compton both of which towns suffered the greatest damage during the disaster The First National Bank of Pen nington N J was licensed yesterday to reopen for an unrestricted banking business according to announcement made at the Philadelphia Federal Re serve Bank The Reserve Bank also Issued a list of 21 national banks in this dis trict for which conservators were ap pointed over the weekend Thirteen of the institutions are in Eastern Pennsylvania and the remaining eight in South Jersey Since the end of the bank holulay have been named for 63 national banks in the Third Federal Reserve area In cluded in yesterdays list was the First National Bank of Darby A J Crawford being named conservator FOR FATAL FIRE Chester Negro Is Accused of Causing Deaths of Two Infants Continued on Last Page CHAPLAIN PUGH AMONG THE GUESTS Rev William Barrow Pugh pastor of the First Presbyterian Church and Regimental Chaplain of the lllth Infantry Pennsylvania Na tional Guard was among the guard officers from all units of the state who attended the farewell dinner tendered to Major General William G Price Jr at the Union League Philadelphia Saturday evening fol lowing the parade held in Philadel phia Other local officers who attended the affair were Captain Peter S Kochan commanding officer of Com pany C and his two junior officers First Lieutenant Neil T Phelps and Second Lieutenant Henry L Peter son The officers who attended the banquet were each the recipients of a personally autographed portrait of the retired commander of their di vision Willie Brown 17yearold Negro once convicted and sentenced to the electric chair pleaded guilty to charges of attacking and murdering 7yearold Dorothy Lutz a year ago when called today in Philadelphia for retrial Ty Tils plea he threw himself on the mercy of the three judges in the court of Oyer and Terrnincr and his attor neys hoped fora sentence of life im prisonment The sentence will be announced later GET READY FOR SEASON Caretakers of the Deshcng Memo rial Park are beginning the spring preparation of the baseball diamond in the park where the interclass baseball practice and schedule of games of the Chester High School will soon begin A number of other local teams are awaiting completion of the work on the diamond so that they can begin practice AUTOTflfSTREE TWOYOUTHSHURT Both Placed Under Tech nical Arrest After Hos pital Treatment In a dramatic opening address to a jury of five women and seven men Assistant District Attorney Louis A Bloom asked for a verdict of first degree murder and the extreme penalty for John H Stewart Chester Negro who went on trial for the murder by fire of two small Negro children The victims were Ernest Ward Jr 23 months old and his brother Arnold Ward 5 months old who were burned to death in their home 323 Pancoast street on the night of Jan uary 21 Stewart a boarder in the Ward home is accused to setting fire to the structure The case is being tried before Judge Albert Dutton MacDade The accurecl man is being defended by Attorney John J Scetser who hinted that he will prove that his client was not responsible for his actions because of drunkenness Mrs Beulah Miller a housekeeper of Upper Darby is foreman of the jury The mother of the victims Mrs Dorotby Ward was the first witness called She merely testified that after putting her children to bed she visited the home of friends on Ful ton street and was there when she learned about the fire She said her home was a mass of flames when she reached it The father Ernest Ward also testi fied to being with his wife when the tots were tucked in for the night He Two Philadelphia youths were in jured one seriously when an auto mobile in which they riding crashed into a tree on Morton ave nue near Ridley avenue shortly after 7 a m yesterday The injured are Robert F Hcy man 614 Wynnewood avenue Phil adelphia who was treated at the Chester Hospital for a broken arm and other injuries and John A Leon 23 of 928 North Sixtysixth street Philadelphia who was admitted to the Taylor Hospital Ridley Park with probable internal injuries and head cuts Both men were technically placed under arrest at the institutions to which they removed as police say they had been drinking Hey man was driving the automobile ac cording to police investigators Both men were later admitted to bond each for a hearing in police court on April 4 A young girl named Lynch was cut about the face when an automobile driven by her lather Clyde Lynch Fairview road and MacDade boule vard Fairview was in collision with a car driven by Edward Benjamin Jr of 113 West Twentythird street Saturday evening This accident hap pened at Ninth and Butler streets Automobiles driven by William Jones 517 Kerlin street and Daniel Kawal 2031 West Second street col lided at the intersection of Tenth and Potter streets Saturday after FINAL EDITION With All Latest and Best News of the Day Continued on Last Page Continued on Last Page ROOSEVELT WORK BILL FOR 250000 MEN ISAPPROVED Senate Labor Committee Backs Reforestation Plan Unanimously Revised Bill CutsOiitWage Rate Leaves It to the President WASHINGTON March A bill to Give President Roosevelt almost unrestricted authority in or ganizing an emergency unemploy ment relief army of 250000 men for reforestation work was reported fav orably today by the Senate Educa tion and Labor Committee The House Labor Committee also acted favorably on the measure voting 15 to 5 to accept the Senate amendments Chairman Connory of the House Group reserved his right to oppose the bill on the floor repenting previous assertions that he would not turn over all these powers to the President A joint unemployment relief pro gram drafted with the general ap proval of the administration and car rying in emergency grants to states also was introduced in the Senate today by Senators Coslignn Democrat Colorado Wagner Demo crat New York and LaPollctte He publican Wisconsin McNaiy minority leader blocked immediate consideration of the refor estation bill suggesting that the measure be taken up tomorrow after the Senate had been able to study the text of the substitute The bill making large relief grants to states wns referred to the Banking and Currency Committee The House later agreed by unani mous consent to make the Presidents program the special order of business for next Wednesday Majority Lender Byrns said he hoped to pass the bill on that day As approved Mr Roosevelt is au thorized to proceed with the omploy mcnfc of approximately 250000 men under the rules and at rates of pay to be fixed by him The commitee struck from the bill ns prepared by the administration details of organization and payment Including the feature V de nounced by organized labor As the bill was submitted to the Senate to day Air Roosevelt himself must as sume responsibllty for fixing com pensation and it is Understood he will establish a level Any unexpended public work funds may be drawn upon by the President for the reforestation plan except for projects on which work could begin withirt00 Terms of the amended measure limit reforestation and other labor to be performed by the Civilian Con servation Corps to the public domain Employment may bo provided on state owned lands by contract be tween the State and Federal govern ments It was proposed in the original bll to authorize the President to select unemployed men for one years service in the Conservation Corps President William A Green of the American Federation of Labor de nounced this as a form of conscrip tion As now drawn the bill merely authorizes creation of the Corps but leaves to executive order the method of recruiting In ail respects except in limiting the corpsmcn to work on public do main the Senate draft gives the President a free hand It is estimated the emergency re forestation program will cost about and that will be available from unexpended bal ances between now and July 1 HULlJAND LINDSAY RENEW CONFERENCE WASHINGTON March Ronald Lindsay the British ambassador today resumed his con ferences with Secretary of State Hull concerning problems related to the world economic conference and to the British debt There was some speculation over whether the British envoy entered todays conversations with a debt offer that could be used as a basis for bargaining Sir Ronald declined to comment FOUR LONG YEARS HERBERT HOOVER This is an unusual closeup of for mer President Hoover made in Palo Alto Cal following his return home The cares and worries of his four years in the White House are re flected In the deep lines hi his face and his hair now white H SCHUMACHER DIES SUDDENLY Executive of Sun Ship building Cos Realty In terests Suffers Attack Hcrvcy Schumacher 58 widely known resident of Swarthmore was Found dead in bed at his home 220 Havcrford avenue at 9 oclock yes terday morning Heart trouble is attributed us the cause of death Mr Schumacher who returned from a trip to Florida two weeks ago was apparently in the best of health when he retired Saturday night He had accompanied his wife on a social visit during the evening He was widely known in this city having been connected with the Sun Shipbuilding and Drydoclc Company in an official capacity since IQIG when he gave up a banking position in Pittsburgh Pa to accept the po sition of treasurer of the Sun Ship building company here During re cent years his time was occupied by supervising Sun Village and Sun Hill properties of the Sun Shipbuilding Company in the capacity of vice president and general manager of the North Chester Realty Company was affiliated with the local Rotary Club and also the Springhavcn Club He was a golf enthusiast Besides hb widow two children John and Marjorie survive Funeral arrangements have not been an nounced HELD FOR COURT ON LARCENY CHARGE Charged with breaking and entry and larceny Harry Black Negroof street near Mary street was held in bond for court when arraigned in police court this morning before Magistrate Honan Black was arrested at 3 a m to day at Fifth and Welsh streets by Patrolman Rosen who saw him carry Ing an overcoat that seemed to be weighed with something Investiga tion revealed the pockets to be stuffed with brass spfgote and lead pipe Po lice say Black admitted taking the plumbing fixtures from vacant houses at 405 and 407 Welsh street owned by Samuel Brandeis STO Thieves yesterday morning backed a truck up to the gasoline station operated by George Peters on the Chichester road Boothwyn and loaded onto it a steel oil tank con taining about GO gallons of cylinder oil and drove away Police of Booth wyn found the empty tank lying along the highway near the Van Lear property on Mill Creek road later in the day NEW YORK March Copy right 1S33 by the United Japancse people fear an American menace quite as much as the United States is disturbed by the Shibboleth of a yellow peril Yosuke Matsu oka chief Japanese delegate to the recent league of Nations session be lieves The forceful blunt little Japanese cast aside the usual barriers of diplomacy to clarify the position of his government and people concern ing AmericanJapanese relations in an interview published today in the New York WorldTelegram Replying to question relating to Japans attitude in event the United States in view of present conditions should choose to pursue military enterprises which it agreed not to pursue in the is erect GIRL SUFFERS HURTS WHEN CARS COLLIDE A sidewiping accident occurred on the Sproul road about a half mile south of Broom all yesterday A car driven by Mrs S M Dodd of Swarth more collided with one driven by William Hinkler of Lenni Both vehicles were badly damaged Mrst Dodds daughter Dorothea 15 was thrown from the car and sustained minor bruises and lacerations Two other children Grace 14 andArthur 9 escaped injuries RAPS PINCHOT ON ECONOMY BILL Rep Elhvood J Turner Says Governor Seeks to Defeat State Measure HARRISBURG March sentative J Turner Delaware county last night charged Governor Pinchot with desiring to defeat House bill 22 which effects economies in state government Notwithstanding the fact that House bill 22 will reduce the cost of government the Governor wants to defeat it Turner asserted in a state ment Its check on the unlimited expan sion of bureaucracy and high salaries is not pleasing to Mr Pinchot Tur ner chairman of the House State Government Subcommittee added The bill restricts the issuance of superfluous publications by depart ments and publications praising the Pinchot administration are excellent publicity for the Pinchot political ambitions The Delaware county legislator characterized as a smoke screen the Governors offer to accept a volun tary ten per cent cut in salary his mortgage foreclosure proclamation reductions in salaries for state em Continued on Last Page PRICE TWO CENTS ARMER BANDITS STICKUPgESTEND STOREGET Hold Clerks and Custom ers at Bay While Leader Empties Cash Register Make Getaway in Auto and Succeed in Eluding Police Details Twelve clerks and three customers were held at bay by four armed bandits in the department store of Morris Mailman 1528 West Third street at m Saturdaywhile the leader of the gunmen rifled the cash register stealing checks and cash amounting to approximately viyQO The four robbers fled from the store after warning everyone in the place to make no outcry and jumped into a tancolored sedan and disappeared west on Third street No one was able to describe the make or license number of the car The clerks were straightening out counters and shelves in preparation for closing when the four men walked in None was masked buc ail dis played large calibre revolvers The leader shouted his mission and said that if anyone would make a talse move there would be bloodshed The women clerks and a few women customers were frightened and stood r e Sl to the floor as leader walked behind a small counter where the cosh register is located and cleaned it of its contents Nathan and Herman Mailman wer8 2 thc eunmen While the bandits kept them covered they mads a close study of their features and clothing which they were later able to describe to police The leader a man in his late twenties about 5 feet 7 inches in height wore a black soft hat pulled down in front and a ton overcoat closely drawn up around his neck He was the one who scooped up the loot and stuffed it into his pockets The others are described as bains m their twenties one having the ap pearance of a pugilist another of Continued on Last Page SALES TAX RETURNS MUST BE IN APRIL 1 Saturday next is thedead line lor the payment ol toe State Emergency relief sales tax which started on Sep tember 1 1932 for a sixmonths pe riod ending February 28 The act specifies that all returns to the stats must be completed by April 1 Gilbert Griffin Jr of the State Department of Revenue will sit at Chester police headquarters today and tomorrow to aid merchants and others to make their returns Wednes day he will be atthe Chamber of Commerce headquarters in Media at South avenue and Baltimore Pike and on Friday and Saturday at the Mu nicipal Building Upper Darby Violation of the act it is pointed out calls for severe penalties ore fines from to and im prisonment for not more than six months for those who should make a return and failto do so It is also a misdemeanor punishable by fines and imprisonment for anyone to re fuse to permit the Department of Revenue to examine his books or jfail to retain his records invoices bills of lading and other papers pertaining to taxable sales for a period of two years SNOW QUICKLY VANISHED The springtime snowfall that vis ited this sectionof the county Sat urday night covering the ground to a depth of three inches vanished rapidly yesterday to the disappoint ment of the kiddies who had antici pated another use of their sleds The average temperature was 36 de grees or six below normal for the date Topics of T5 mes Though everyone seems to know who is going to drink the beer not even beer dealers can tell you whos going to sell it Artificial molars valued at more than a million dollars were exported from here to Europe last year Then Europe turns around and bites the hand that gave it teeth They say time and tide wait for no man To that we might add President Roosevelt also American airways carried 75 per cent more passengers this year than during the same period last year It did seem that everyone was uo in the air for a few weeks if you remember A smalt dispatch informs us that rubber dishes have been perfected and will have a wide market Now a woman can truthfully say to her hus band Ill bounce this plate off your head At the time of going to press a number who are worrying if they will be allowed to sell legal suds havent said a word about the free lunch Girl students in a nearbv college are being taught the troublesome problems of married life They win learn more when they graduate and marry one of them We are anxiously waiting to hear someone say they are impatiently waiting for the promised 32 per cent wine Weather WASHINGTON March probably fol lowed by light rain in north and west portion tonight and TuesdayWarmer tonight and in southeast portion Tuesday Western show ers and warmer tonight Tuesday generally fair and slightly colder TODAYS TEMPERATURE 6 a m42 11 a m48 7 a m i 43 Noon 50 8 a m 44 i p m48 9 a m46 2 p m48 10 a m 50 ;