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   Chester Times (Newspaper) - April 22, 1933, Chester, Pennsylvania                             DAILY AVERAGE NET PAID CIRCULATION FOR TWELVE IONTIIS ENDING DECEMBER 31 1932 FINAL EDITION With All Latest and Best News of the Day 57TH 17574 Daily Leased Wire RepoUs ol United Press UP and International News Service INS CHESTER PA SATURDAY APRIL 22 1933 PRICE TWO CENTS F D R MDONALD CONFERRING OVER ECONOMIC PLIGHT President With More Peace Time Dictatorial Power Than Any Other American Exec utive Begin Detailed Discussions With Premier at White House Latter Stresses International Tariffs as Most Important to be Envoy and Daughter Accorded Great Welcome Herriot Due Tomorrow WASHINGTON April In an atmosphere of friendly infor mality but nevertheless charged with tension because of the clash between the American dollar and the British pound sterling in the worlds great markets President Roosevelt and Ramsay MacDonald set out today to seek an international understanding designed to remedy the worlds most pressing economic ills In Mr Roosevelt the British pre mier found an American President possessed of more actual and poten tial powers than were ever reposed in any other peacetime American executive in all history Mr Mac Donalds powers in this respect were GOLD EMBARGO IS MASTER STROKE TO AIDJECOVERY Babson Sees Policy of Con trolled Inflation Turn of the Tide Reverses Trend of Defla tion Starts Buying Stat istician Says By ROGER W BABSON BABSON PARK Mass April 22 decisive action of President Roosevelt in declaring a gold embargo and embarking on a policy of con trolled inflation is the masterstroke which should turn the tide from de pression toward recovery I am highly more limited for he doesnt control j optiimistic for three reasons First DISTINGUISHED BRITISH ENVOY Mr RoosevSt does0 International currency problems were uppermost in their consideration as the discussions began Americas abandonment of the gold standard that j this aciion reverses the vicious trend of deflation replacing it with a trend MILLIONFOR RELIEF PASSES House Adopts Me a s u r e and Sends It to Senate Likely to Win There WASHINGTON April out right Federal grant of to the states and possessions for relief was assured today with the passage by the House of the WagnerLewis bill The legislation now goes to the 4 AMiUltU fcl ilclL Senate which already has approved j ural corrollary to the monetary ques a nearly identical bill tion The House did not accept the Sen MacDonald Not To Visit Cousin Living in Darby Prime Minister Ramsay Mac Donalds visit to the States will not include a visit to his cousin Mrs James McCausland of 655 Columbia avenue Darby it was learned today During his last visit to this country Mrs McCausland visited her coUsin during his stay in Philadelphia A daughter of Mrs McCausland said that asfar as she knew the diplomatic mission of her dis tinguished relative would not per mit of her visiting him this time while MacDonald was on the high seas dramatically rushed this issue to the forefront and emphasized the necessity of arriving ac some basis of understanding if a spectacular inter national trade war is to be avoided The adjustment of international tariff barriers and removal of arti of rising values Sscpnd it starts a buying movement which sets into mo tion an upward spiral of business in stead of the disastrous downward spiral from which we have been suf fering for the past three years Third by taking authority into its own hands the administration effectually prevents the passage by Congress of crazy piecemeal legislation which might result in disastrous inflation of the uncontrolled variety All capable statisticians have known right along that America could not indefinitely maintain the gold standard when nearly all the other great nations of the world had de serted it Any measuring yardstick the bushel basket the pound be used by both buyers and sellers to be of any serv ice Now at one stroke the gold em t bargo places the United States dol j lar on a more equal competitive foot i ing with currencies of other nations and favors the chances of all coun tries getting together to establish a more stable monetary system No Qon nnrj nQ trade nat Here is an interestingcloseup Iremter llumsay MncDonalcl of Great Britain as he arrived at Quarantine New York enrdute to Washington for economic conferences with President Roosevelt REYNOLDSH SPLIT longer will our exporters be placed at a severe exchange disadvantage in selling to foreign countries and no longer will our domestic producers have to suffer from the extreme cut throat competition from foreign goods made possible by depreciated i CONCORD April Get Two Million Each in Court Plan foreign currencies By automatically MACONS CRUISE New Sky Leviathan Re mains in Air 13 Hours in First Test BILL MAY RETURN FOR NEW ACTION Final Attempt May Be Made to Save It in As sembly on Monday G c n e r a 1 F r o r a m Ad vanced Unemployment Relief Shunted Continued on Last Pare Revision of the worlds debts to j SEEK FEDERAL AID LUC J1UUOC V11U JLUJU vv tilt WU11U C UCULb tw ate measure for the technical reason j the United States was present too that it was an appropriation bill and AKRON O April new Holman Reynolds child and Anne j leviathan of the skies the Goodyear Cannon Reynolds II would share Zeppelin dirigible Macon shuttled equally in the estate of their father j back and forth across Northern Ohio Smith Reynolds under an agreement yesterday in her maiden flight the revealed in a court action Each ft series of tests to determine should originate in the House The House bill makes available to the states on the basis of one Federal dollar for every three ex pended locally instead of 5200000000 as provided by the Sen ate for relief until Oct 1 After that date any remainder of this sum and the other may be distributed without strings Any one state may receive only 15 per cent of the total VASCO CHILD TAKEN TO NEW YORK CLINIC Continued on Last FUGITiV ARE ACCUSED NEW YORK April the clinic in which a delicate eye operation on the King of Siam was performed two revealed in a court action Each ft series of tests to determine AT PA i would ultimately receive it j whether the navy will welcome her was revealed today i into the fleet s The infant son of Libby Holman Federal aid for the flooded areas i former Broadway torch singer and of Tinlcum township is being sought the second wife of Reynolds was born in Washington by Senator David A Reed and Congressman James Wol fcnden as the result of telephone j conversations between the legislators and County Commissioners yesterday In telephone talks from Media the prematurely in January Anne Can non Reynolds II is a daughter of Mrs Joseph Cannon Smith the first wife of Reynolds tobacco heir mysteriously shotto death last Mrs Smith coguardian with the Responsible for Death of Feltonvilie Farmer A verdict of death at the hands of persons unknown and who are now fugitives from was returned by a coroners jury following years 2yearold Helen Vasco j influest in the case of Aaron underwent an examination yesterday The huge silvery twin of the U S S Akron which fell into the sea two weeks ago with a loss of 73 lives soared into the sunreddened sky from her dock here Without formal ity a navy crew calralyvjoosed the giant craft oh anvallday shakiedown cruise to observe her general charac teristics Capt Algcr H Dresel skipper of the Macon and former commander of the Los Angeles and the Akron gave the n navt immtujivu uu yiven trust companys petition asking the command Up ship The Macon jo plug up the breaks m the banks Court to direct it and Mrs Smith i floated away from her giant portable through which high tiaes are washj to join in an effort to have scti mooring mast and a moment later mor rrho nff1Mtie hcr propeller swivclcd downward lifted her Aboard were 105 persons including 11 officers eight members of the naval board of inspection headed by T TVII o ucno iiuin ivjcuicot iviid QUUUU cuguarcuan witn tine r S Jliry Holds Them Congressman were urged Cabarrus Bank and Trust Company to use their influence with thp flnnri nf tctAUV X i WO U I i i IJ A MY to use their influence with the flood of her daughter revealed the agrcc control agencies of the Federal govment in an answer opposing the eminent to have immediate aid given trust companys petition asking the tn the breaks in the banks Court to direct it and tiaes are washj to join in an effort to have set wefS the aside a court decree creating a largest breaks are in the banks along i QOO J in connection with the tumor on her left eye which doctors say may kill her unless removed The examination was made at the Institute of Opthalomology of the Presbyterian Hospital The results were not immediately made known EXMILLIONAIRE DIES PENNILESS NEW YORK April Turnbull Kilgoui who was the young est member of the Chicago Stock Ex change in 1897 made a fortune in the market and lost it and then went on the stage to achieve international fame for his portrayals of villainous millionaires was dead today at the age of 69 He had been ill for several months and had lived for the last two years at a home forindigent actors on Long Island MRS WALSH IN HAVANA HAVANA April Thomas J Walsh widow of the American by airplane an earlier marriage Regino Truffin died Wednesday at his home in Buena Vista Marianao Senator arrived here yesterday Her son by II S TREASURY BALANCE WASHINGTON April Treasury balance as of April 20 S352 45583635 expenditures 515481 50056 customs receipts HORSES WITHDRAWN FROM RACES TODAY United Press AT LEXINGTON Panther Rock Trovatorc Leflore Loradale Booby Bird Toltec Logwood White Top Red Foraprc Singing Girl Cotton Club Sweet Sigma Unkie Tom Sweet Romance Transact Ballot Drastic Celt Jay Perfect Play Mrs Foster Hasola Scotland Beauty Toun B Sweet Chariot Valley Applecart Weather clear track slow to talk with General Shannon head of the National Guard over the week end in an effort to interest him in Hunter 65yearold farmer of Ches ter township who was attacked April 6 and who succumbed to his injur ies April 13 in the Chester Hospital Reviewing the facts of the case Coroner J Evans Scheehle compll PARTY DRINKING S ttaXirs3 attcmpfc to Wk I PUNISHED BY SOVIET Hunters son Ernest 18 who was the National Guard rifle range which anc her extends nearly a mile along Darby Creek This property is owned by the Federal government and leased to the State fnnri for iuna eacn 101 ivus The answer contained a letter dated March 4 received by counsel for the daughter from W M Hendren of WinstonSalem counsel for the Rey nolds family which said an agree Continued on Last Pajrc ncoded COMPROMISE ON also attacked testified that he had been working near the house located some distance from the scene of at tack when he heard his father call ing him ROSTOVONDON U S S R April organizing a collective drinking party when they should have been aiding the movement of tractors i to the fields two storehouse guards CT nj v O Ul HJ He hurried to the field where his I the maziager of a dining room and a father was working and found two j bookkeeper at Gigant the largest t n r a f Continued on Last Pa State farm in the Soviet Union have RUTH JUDD MAY KNOW FATE TONIGHT FLORENCE Ariz April Ruth Judd may know her fate by tonight The sanity hearing case was ex pected to go to the jury today after four hours final argument Airs Judd is undersentence to be hanged next Friday for the murders of Agnes Anne been exiled to the Far North The action was taken on the ground that they were saboteurs and enemies of the population The same punishment was inflicted on one member of the farm brigade that refused to plow on the pretext that the soil was too moist CHANGE IN SCHEDULE Beginning Monday garbage will be collected in all wards twice weekly There willbe no change in the collec tion of trash and ashes The new Continued on Last rage DEPARTMENT AT CHESTER HOSPITAL VTTT Pttfyr R A AT of managers of the Chcs ZXll VHK J itUoKAlU ter Hospital at their last meeting ap April Compromise was reached today on silver features of the administration proved the creation of a new out patient department for the study and treatment of allergic diseases It is estimated that 10 per cent of all HARRISBURG April Unemployment relief temporarily shunted into the background while the Republican organization ad vanced itxS general program to the point of final passage in case of a sudden decision to adjourn today was set for a comeback Two Scott bills appropriating 000000 for relief purposes duringthe next biennium have passed the Sen ate One bill well advanced on the House calendar takes from the general fund which is expected to show a surplus through salary re ductions governmental economies and beer taxes The meas ure still in House committee rests on another contingency The money would come from the bond issue voters will be asked to approve at the November elections A compromise between the Repub lican loaders and Governor Giffoid Pinchot amply provided for the job less until Uie expiration of the cur rent biennium on 31 Agreement en a to acquire funds after that date does not exist The Gov ernor refuses to authorize any ap propriations until he is certain of the source of the money His rev enueraising idea arc not in accord with those advanced by Republican leaders They look to beer taxes thr Turner bill and a general salary slash In a final attempt to save the body of the Turner economy code organ ization chieftains are considering a reconsideration vote on the buttered Howcll Resolution in the House Monday night They claim sufficient power to revive the sulary reducing document once passed but later killed 96 to 94 and carry it to effect a saving of Failure to accomplish this will threaten seriously the future of the Turner bill Its remaining econo mics estimated to save approxi mately will fall short of providing sufficient money for the relief appropriation Such a condition might force the organization to turn to some of the governors recommendations All have been frowned upon in the past the records indicating strongly that any surrender will come only as a last resort DR COJRRIG AN HURT SEMINARY RECTOR Monsignor Joseph M Corripnn rector of St Charles Borromeo Semi nary Ovcrbrook received lacerations of the right hand and the tendon of his third Anger was partly severed yesterday afternoon in a collision ol two automobiles in Philadelphia Suffering from shock Monsignor Corrigan remained in Miscricordia Hospital after his injuries had been treated The driver of Monsignor car John Hill was cut cm the head and suffered from nervous James A Clancy 33 of 15 Sellers ave nue driver of the other ROOSEVELT URGES SPEED IN PASSAGE OF INFLATION BILL Democrat Leaders Following Presidents Desire Confidently Predict Adoption of Money Program by Middle of Week to 1 Vote Foreseen Formal Manifesto by Republicans See Act Better Designed to Defeat Than to Promote Business and Mills Reported Aiding Attack WASHINGTON April Mils recently returned from a long Democratic leaders confidently pre dictedtodny passage by the Senate the Roosevelt Inflation program by the middle of next week but con servative Republicans In n formal manifesto denounced it ns better designed to defeat than to promote business recovery A poll indicated the measure would be adopted by about a 21 majority More than GO senators expressed ap proval of it The opposition counted between 20 Iuid 22 Republicans and perhaps eight Democrats Formal consideration of the credit and currency expansion plan de signed to bringa gradual increase in prices stimulate business and revive industry may begin today With the White House urging fast action Democratic Leader Robinson threatened to invoke cloture rules to forcea vote if the debate showed signs of developing into a filibuster Proponents of silver remonctization claimed White House support for an amendment which would permit the President to establish free coinage of silver at any ratio desired Senators Wheeler Democrat Mont nnci King Democrat Utah intro duced the amendment after a con ference with Mr Roosevelt They wore dissatisfied with the original silver provision permittingthe Pres ident to accept of the metal from forciRn countries in pay ment of war debts The conservative Republican oppo sition to the inflationary program marks the first organized and deter mined stand of the G O P Old Guard against President Roosevelts Former Secretary of the Treasury inflation bill which threatened for a People suffer from conditions which time to split the Democratic party in 1 ar the result of sensitiveness to cer the Senate and lead to prolonged and substances which enter the body in various ways the best known of which is hay fever In addition to this condition are many others like asthma seasonable bronchitis ec zema food and drug rashes etc In bitter dispute The United Press was informed the administration bill would be amended to include a provision permitting President Roosevelt to order free coinage of silver at a ratio fixed by him The free coinage amendment was drafted yesterday by Senators Wheeler Dem Mont and King Dem Utah after a White House conference They protested to Mr Roosevelt against limiting the silver section of the inflation bill to the to be the past no facilities have been avail able at the Chester Hospital for the study of such conditions so that this department will filla real need This department will be under the direct supervision of the medical de partment and the clinical laboratories of the hospital and will undertake section of the inflation bill to the the study of cases only unon the Pittman provision authorizing acccp recommendation of their family aggregate of physicians As the cost of worth of silver in partial i tcrials used in testing these i the o var debts r rr T CT iAV4i LLOO11 C1LIV4 OOI VU OLlt IlUW tobS aiQTHedVTg Samuelso in Oc schedule as advertised is as follows i TERMINATE DARBY tobcr 1931 If bv a 9 Mrs udd Ce Ivlonday a n d Thursday Seventh found j Eighth Ninth Tenth and Eleventh But if wards Tuesday and Friday Sixth is found insane j Fourth and Third wards and on First be the State Wednesday and Saturday Hosiptal for thetInsane at Phoenix Second and Fifth wards Why It is Necessary for U S to Inflate Currencw is considerable each one will be asked to rfrny the actual cost of the ma jterial used The clinic will be held ion Monday and Thursday from 10 m to noon and patients will be jGcen by appointment through the The entire staff of teachers in thelfamilY Physician With the opening Darby schools was served with notice jof this ncw department a real corn by the school board yesterday termunity service will be rendered by the minating the contracts of 70 teachers hospital and the physiciansin charge Five members of the faculty have reT signed because of their recent I LOCAL ROTARIANS BANS ALL TRADING Prohibits Use of Ships of That Nation Curbs Goods in Transit MOSCOW April is willing to end hertrade war with Great Britain whenever London wants to cry quits Publication of the Russian order banning all British trade revealed to day that the order is automatically revokablc when and if Britain lifts her 80percent1 embargo on Russian goods Thus Russia placed squarely up to England responsibility for continuing or terminating1the trade war grow car was not injured Both sentences given two mobiles were damaged Englishmen on charges of sabotage Promulgation of Russias counter embargo on British goods it was noted came on the fifteenth annivcr mobiles were damaged After holding many other im portant positions in the diocese Mon Corrigan became rector seminary in 1925 He is considered one of the most eloquent orators in the Philadelphia diocese ON MONEY POLICY WASHINGTON April The United States today informed Europe through its embassies In the principal capitals of the old world that this governments action in abandoning the gold standard and seeking inflationary measures were not a step in international contest or conflict In a circular telegram sent the American embassies in London Ber lin Paris and Rome Secretary of State Hull advised the ambassadors Soviet government foreign trade The Soviet decrees restricting trade with Great Britain was published in Continued on Last Page visit with former President Hoover helped draft the Republican mani festo Former Secretary of Treasury Mellon was reported to be aiding the attack The manifesto was signed by Sena tor Reed Repti Pa regarded as Mel lon s spokesman in the Senate Sen ator Walcott Conn close friend of Mr Hoover Republican Leader Snell of the House and Rep Luce Mass ranking Republican on the House banking committee The administration inflation bill violates the most elementary prln Continucd on Last Page UPPER DARBY Residents Wish to Confer When School Budget Is Being Considered The Association of Commerce of Eastern Delaware County has asked the Upper Darby School Board for the privilege of examining the pro posed 1D3334 school budget before the directors meet to finally approve the measure In a letter addressed to Arthur S Garrctfc president of the board Lester C Huffman chairman of the com mittee on taxation of the association stated We feel that the business interests of Upper Darby should have ample apportunlty not only to study this budget but to make constructive suggestions to your board in order to help you In lightening the tax burden in these trying times Other members of the committee on taxation arc Frank Daley Her man Rbsenwald Joseph Shaw Samuel H Collins and A H Held all promi nent Upper Darby business men Mr Held Is president of the Associa tion of Commerce Huffman has invited the president of each of the eleven civic associa tions In Upper Darby to meet with the business men some time nest week in the Township Hall in an effort to unite the business and civic croups of the township in the campaign to lower taxes FAIR WEATHER FOR THE WEEKEND Generally fair weather today in eastern Pennsylvania New Jersey Delaware and Maryland It will be cooler this afternoon and tonight and fair tomorrow also The highest temperature here yes terday was 63 degrees at 430 p m and the lowest was 37 at 530 ara below normal for the date and six teen degrees below the average April 21 last year Maximum temperature for the date is84 established in 1923 and minimum 27 in 1875 Sunrise today was at 513 a m and sunset will be at 645 p m eastern standard time TRUCK AND TROLLEY CAR IN COLLISION BILL EXEMPTS TAX A bread truck driven by T HARRISBTOG APril Harvey Myers of 517 Welsh street Intcresfcbearing accounts In any this city was badly damaged yester institution were exempt from day afternoon when it was struck bv iourmiU personal property tax in a high speed trolley car on the West Pennsylvania today The exemption Chester pike at Larchmont The bodv was b5r the Einstein bill which was torn from the chassis Myers was driving west on the high way md when he attempted to turn into n Line leading to the home of the step was required by one bfhh customers stances and designed to enable us j a trolley traveling in the same direc in this country to work out an imtion which he failed to see until it provement in prices rather than to i A TTTXTn A 1 SENATOR TOM CONNALLY of Texas WASHINGTON April The intricacies and complexities of j European finance and exchange are j such that it is difficult for a layman I to comprehend their operation and to measure the motives which control their operation marriage or approaching marriage The notice signed by the president of the board Arthur Bretherick and j the secretary Frederick MacDougall j Twentyfive members of the Chcs were sent to the members of the r ter Rotary Club will attend the dis i teaching corps by Supcrmtendent of jtrict conference which will bf held 1 Schools Walter R Douthett as a re Monday at Alientovn Pa Thn locil The BritSU3L of RCtion taken by the board at delegation will travel bybus leaving treasury with a fund of three a special meeting held Wednesday from the Chester Club 511 Welsh quarcers or a billion dollars is free to night because the board found it street at 1130 a m President Charles money exchange market necessary to reduce the salaries of j Kurtzhalz will head the delegation kmerican nnitar nrYr for tvin omvifnrr infm Tf ici xhc regular mfcting of thp club next Tuesday will be in charge of ti A in order to control teachers for the coming term It is necessary for the board to give 60 With the the United Lady debts the furnished nj uuuuui iwi LIIU uunu ty jjive ou next luesaay win DC n cnarge of vajue 01 tne pound or to enhance j days notice of the termination of con H S Darlington who will introduce vaiue of the dollar It is well tract under the present law before William Douglas past president of the that through the operations ofsuch action can be taken The schools Wilmington Rotary Club as the nange equalization fund Knnnf rhp bnrnunh will rlnsp speaker tion cnown that through the operations of such action can be taken The schools nations of Europe owing Jftccxcnange equalization fund Engiof the borough will close June 23 States billions in war has so manipulated the ex economic collapce of 1929 i as to kwp the JUDGE J B H ANNUM rjfurnishsd a splendid opportunity 5lslJ ad thc cheap gi Europe to begin a campaign to isolate i went off the gold UNDERGOES SURGERY rhc United States and standard her domestic nrices havri AT HAVRE DE GRACE rhc United States economically and slandard her domestic prices have financially with the purpose of fore ot materially increased She is able j mg an adjustment of war debts by to manufacture goods on the der sel mg an adjustment of war debts by ito manufacture goods on the d the United States as a expedient forlciated value i of the pound and acil relief from the panic j them in foreign markets at a great One of the major strategies was the advantage over United States exports The same is true in all countries now operating on depreciated currencies cheapening of foreign exchange Great Britain was under no neces ter On Tap Migrratory Open Spaces Airy op khan Tuffy G Ruanc Weather clear track fast sity of actually going off the gold When it is remembered that foreign standard She desired however to i countries may stabilize their money British John B Court underwent a major surgical operation this morning at the Chester Hospital shortly after 9 oclock and it is reported by the hos pital authorities that immediately following the surgery that the condi tion of the judge Js fair He under went an operation last winter and IT ir ffvprt i 4 weui an operation last winter ana nicely Hc Planned to re meratme livable tnat theiJargc number of naj tum to the bench at Media last Mon Vy U NT TED PRESS nomic conference v lhc vorld cco was too late to avoid accident crashRd into the vehicle He escaped by jumping as the car struck Penna Brewers Anxious for Beer Tax and Con trol SENATE Continues debate on Farm Bill and Inflation Banking SubCommittee hearing on lief Bill Judiciary SubCommittee considers petitions on ousting of Senator Long Dem La HOUSE was Debates Muscle ShoalsTennessee undersell ths United States in foreign currencies markets She arbitrarily suspended gram in a campaign against the v old payments and a Unitr ctoroc A0ainsi tot Mcmorini Cjaiiery as h WHS ouonisiennessc 6f manacd cuircncv V walking ro his offices in the central Valley Development Bill orithc cUyftomhJ5 homo on Appropriation SubCo m mi tte e AStra A vertigo spell was meets on Independent Office Supply i iDr LArmitage performed Banking Committee considers equaii Continued on Page Two 1 the operation today iHomeOwners Mortgage Relief BUI Pennsylvania brewers frankly dis mayed by noncnactmrm of beer controltaxation legislation arc just as anxious for vetoproof legislation as are the Commonwealths needy and will be the beneficiaries And as an underlying accompani ment of that anxiety is open re sentment over failure of the Legis lature to enact regulatory measures that will meet with the governors approval The brewers realize that in a way they arc on the with dry j forces quietly girding not only for a determined fight against ratifica tion of the measure repealing the Eighteenth Amendment but also for A possible test case to determine legality of 32 per cent beer A poll of representative Pennsyl vania brewers by International News Service today revealed an absolute unanimity in favor of early enact ment of controltaxation measures even though such enactment wiJl cut into their profits which now un taxed are all velvet Several brewers pointed out that in some quarters the assertion has been voiced that the brewers them selves arc complacently acquiescent in the delay of legislation Each brewer queried on this phase of the situation emphatically foreswore any such attitude Thus Fred C Elussman president of the Pittsburgh Brewery said he was ready and anxious for enact ment of control legislation He added Perhaps there is a little selfish ness in our desire to get the muddle cleared up We brewers arc getting most of the blamo for the delay and unfairly so too Another brewmaster brought up a different angle He said The longer the beer question is shuttled back and forth between the warring factions at Harrisburg the more ammunition is being provided for rhc drys Docs any seriousminded person think that a legislative body which cant even get together on beer con trol could ever legislate sensibly to control other liquors in event of re peal of the Eighteenth Amendment Although most brewers sidestepped a direct answer it was informally nated that the proposed state tax of a barrel would iot raise the retail price of beer One brewmaster remarked We anticipated a tax when we set our prices at the start The average feeling was voiced this way A state tax will cut down our not destroy them Governor Pinchot announced he had signed Topics of Times Maybe it wasnt the fault of the bridge hostess but a recent invitation read Tea will be gin at 4 p m If this inflation idea is going to help the country there are millionsof flat tires that can be utilized Heavy thinking is no cause of bald ness says an eminent college profes sor Mervy Turk please take note A woman who was tried at Media said her husband drove her to drink These days many wives drive their husbands to a place where they can get a drink A speaker here said automobiles promote sociability Sure You never know when you are going to turn the corner and bump into an old friend Chinese in Chaos reads headline Maybe that Isnt one of the places General Butler has been but if he would sayit itsa heck of aplace Not that we care but Tommy Fore is looking for bargains these days Better watch our advertising col umns Tommy The Weather WASHINGTON April Eastern Pennsylvania Fair tonight and Sunday Cooler tonight with heavy frost Western Pennsylvania Fair with heavy frost tonight cooler in south portion Sunday fair slowly rising temperature in northwest portion TODAYS TEMPERATURES S a m 7 a m 8 a m S a rn 42 10 a m 45 11 a m 50 Noon 54 1 j ui 54 54 56 56 f   

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