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Chester Times (Newspaper) - October 2, 1933, Chester, Pennsylvania FINAL EDITION With All Latest and Best of the Day 58TH 17712 Dally Leased Wire Reports or United Press UP rnd Intelnational News Service UNS CHESTER PA MONDAY OCTOBER 2 1033 CENTS PRESIDENT LAYS VET RELIEF PLAN BEFORE LEGION Says a Uniform Docs Not Indicate Wearer Must Demand Benefits Enunciates Principles of U S Plans in Crucial Convention Address CHICAGO DONS GALA GARB FOR LEGION GUESTS CHICAGO STADIUM CHICAGO 111 Oct noncom batant war veteran must take his chances with other citizens in earning a living President Roosevelt declared today in a straightfrpmtheshoulder speech carrying his economy fight before the members of the American Legion Mr Roosevelt spoke boldly in his crucial address before the Legion con vention which had potcntalities of cither winning the veterans whole heartedly or arousing revolt against the Presidents drastic compensation cuts He laid down three principles in dealing with the veterans and de clared that his policy of financial re trenchment was imperative if the country is to thrive His principles were responsibility for those that suffered injury or disease in the war special class of beneficiaries over and above all other citizens aid for nonconnected service disability cases but only when all other agencies fail The fact of wearing a uniform does not mean that he the veteran can demand and receive from his government a benefit which no other citizen receives the President de clared It does not mean that be cause a person served in the defense of his country performed a basic obligation of citizenship he should receive a pension from his govern ment because of a disability incurred after his service had terminated and not connected with that service In thanking the Legion for its loyalty and service he appealed for unity and the elimination of sec tionalism and class If the spirit of sectionalism is allowed to grow strong or to prevail it means the end of national duty and of patriotism he said You and I are aware of the simple fact that as every day passes the people of this country are less and less willing to tolerate benefits for any one group of citizens which must be paid for by others You have been willing to fight for the benefits of American life You have been willing to live for Ameri can unity You have understood that this is the very foundation of the Americanism for which you stand in COUNTY BANKING INSTITUTION IS ORDERED CLOSED Action Taken in Case of MediaSixtyninth Street Bank by State Official Immediate Liquidation Or dered Deputy Receiver Has Been Named The Media69th Street Trust Com pany is among 15 Pennsylvania fi nancial Institutions heretofore oper ating on a restricted basis which were closed for immediate li quidation on Saturday by Dr Wil liam D Gordon Stntc Secretary of Banking Gerald H Effing of SwaMhmore former cashier of the Delaware County National Bank has brcu named deputy receiver for the bank I numerable useful activities for the Foisome months he lias bmi development of youth and the bettcr soclatcd with the State Banking dcj mcnt of their communities partmcnt in liquidation work The park wns closed to I raffle dur The county bank was one of four inn he entire dny and the scouts in the Philadelphia area which was took things over setting up their lings ordered closed The others nrc the and troop standards about the park North City Trust Company Broiid lawns to establish their rallying 2000 BOY SCOUTS PARTICIPATE IN BIG CELEBRATION Annual Field Day of County Troops Held Sat urday in Deshong Park Parade Demonstrations Oxroast and Campfire Session the Features khnkl clad Boy in this city on COUNTY DEFENDANTS IN RUM RING PROBE ON TRIALJCOMORROW U S Circuit Court Declines to Overrule Judge Welshs Refusal to Quash the Indictments on Grounds of Improper Selection of Grand Jury in Philadelphia Chicago wears Its gala dress as 150 000 American Legion members con gregate to welcome Roose velt at their national convention to day At upper left Michigan avenue flagbedecked for the veterans pa rade Pictured upper right President Uoosevelt Center right Colonel W E Eastcnvood Dallas Tex who mands that the Legion authorize his award ofhonorary memberships to Mussolini and the king of Italy low the Planning Committee includ ing left to right standing General Milton E Foreman Frank E Sam uels C Wayland Brooks seated Louis Johnson commander and Wat son B Miller Two thousand Scouts held svvny Saturday when the troops from every part of Delaware county joined in a gigantic Boy Scout IMeld Day held In Dcshong Park which proved to bo the most successful event in the scouting annuls of tliu county lor ninny years and which served to show imuiy hun dreds of interested citizens that Ihe Scouts are carry inp on daily In in No Jurisdiction Is Court Jurist Then Declines Continuance of Trial on Another Plea and Sets 10 a m Tomor row for Trial Opening and Chew streets Philadelphia whose president Frank H Schrehk com mitted suicide on Friday night the Guardian Bank Trust Company Twentysecond and Market streets points in the vicinity of the head quarters tent from which the events were supervised Registrations of the troops which begun shortly before 10 a m and continued throughout the Judge Welsh in which the Jurist last week refused to qimsh the indict ments on the ground that the Grand Jury had been improperly empaneled A further attempt to postpone the trial was refused a short time later by Judge Welsh in the District Court who ordered the defendants to trial at 10 a m tomorrow The nPPenl for a continuance of The Trust Com addition to hundreds of friends of lrixl wns based on a story ap Philadelphia and the Conshohockcn morning hours showed 1200 rcgistra Trust Company in Conshohocken ions However the actual count of The four banks had total nonseei scouts present for the events of the regaled deposits of approximately late afternoon nnd the great camp All four institutions went j fire rally in the evening showed well on a restricted basis on March 2 over two thousand scouts on hand in Two skirmishes in n ICRII battle to i pcnrcd in thn papers lie said And hnvf postponed the trial of 80 Dela I shall closely question the Jurors wnre county defendants Indicted in selected to rcc that they have not June by the government for an al leged liquor conspiracy were lost to day when it war announced the trial will begin nt 10 n in tomorrow be fore Federal Judge George A Welsh in Philadelphia First the Circuit Court of Appeals ruling that declined to it hnd no Jurisdiction overrule a decision of been unduly influenced by the news papers and the radio For that reason I refuse your ap peal nnd announce the trial shall pro ceed tomorrow morning as sched uled The four members of the Circuit Court Judges J Whitakcr Thompson Victor B Woollcy J Warren Davis and Joseph J Bufflngton upheld the contention prosecutor Welsh was an intcrlocutary decree not a final one and hence not ap pcllablr Considerable anxiety was shown by the local defendants as the result the decision They realize that their defense counsel has been balked at every legal move made to date and m of Chct A Keyes the r that the ruling by Judge pany had offices at the County Seiit and at Sixtyninth and Market streets Oakmont and Aronimink Up per Darby The institution had de scouting and other interested spcctaI penrlnft in a Philadelphia newspaper they fear the dynamic Kcyes special I tors Scouts were assembled by for the opening event at 10 a m last week nnd tho comments of a troops commentator about the case posits of upwards of SS000000 when which wns n historical treasure hunt STRIKE THREAT AT ROUGE PLANT OF FORD WORKS Tool and Diemakers Pre paring to Go Out Says Committee Leader Continued on Page Seven COOLER WEATHER FOR AREA TIMES BROADCAST AMER If A N OF WORLD SERIES 1TILU1UA1 20 CUBANS DEAD Local baseball fans who have not j secured tickets for the World Series j opening in New York tomorrow need not be discouraged They can gather in front of the Chester Times build it went on a restricted basis Depositors who placed money in these banks after they went on a restricted basis will be paid by check Dr Gordon announced as soon as their accounts can be audited It will not be necessary for depositors to go to the banks for their money Samuel Rhodes vicepresident of the MediaSixtyminth Street Trust Company expressed surprise to learn during which Ihe troops pnrticlpal Ing were cnllcd upon to use almost s aUomey general who was recalled from private practice in Judge Welsh ruled that newspapers j Kansas City to prosecute the case Continued on Page Seven NEGRO WOMAN ON IN HAVANA FIGHT I MURDER the broadcast of the game in comfort The Radio Electric Service Labora tory of 546 Edgmont avenue will install a power anplifier in conjunc tion with oneof the new Majestic radios this equipment guaranteeing as Loyalists Attack Hotel Which Rebel Of ficers Hold Workers Stoned at Edge splendid reception Thcsarne service water NY J Export Plant Quiet Here Fair and cooler is the prediction today in Eastern Pennsylvania New j Jersey Delaware and Maryland Fair weather is expected tomorrow also The highest temperature here yes terday was 81 degrees at 4 p m and the lowest was 61 at 7 a m The average of 71 was eight degrees above normal for the date and seven de grees above the average Octobr 1 last year Maximum temperature for the date is 89 established in 1927 and minimum 39 in 1889 Cooler weather has overspread the Lake Region the Ohio and Missis sippi Valleys and the interior of the Middle and West Gulf States while temperatures have risen over the Northern Rocky Mountain Region and thence westward to the North Pacific States Sunrise today was at 558 a m and sunset will be at 542 p m Eastern Standard time SOUGHT BY STATE POLICE will be used for the games in Wash ington which begin Thursday QUAHTfiTS SOUTHERN CALIF Los Angeles Shaken With Slight Damage One Woman Dies of Fright LOS ANGELES Oct to join the walkout tonight or toj One woman died of a heart attack DETROIT Oct and diemakers at the Ford Rouge plant are preparing to strike J J Griffen chairman of the strike com mittee of the Mechanics educational Society claimed today Griffen said the Ford workers were joining the new independent union under whose auspices about 9000 tool ad diemakers in other plants went on strike last week paralyzing work on the new auto models About 1200 Ford men are expected List of Wounded Set at One Hundred Machine Guns Rain Fire HAVANA Oct American citizen and at least 20 Lillian Walker Negro aged 22 every ingenious device known to scouting to finally unearth the clev erly concealed treasure A signal by wigwag was flashed from the top of the Crozcr building as the signal to begin the hunt and the troops moved out under their trained leaders each following the trail of signs set up for them by the committee in charge The search led the boys through all parts of the central and eastern sec tion of the city with leads on the treasure hunt to be found at each one of the principal points of his wcre well within their rights to dlsj Keyes had threatened if the decision cuss the case and said that he had wont against him this morning ha no intention of attempting to muzzle j would immediately appeal to the U S city The something about following a treasure trail but toric boys interest about the not only learned charged with the slaying of Herbert i also were introduced to a number of Day Negro aged 26 at his home in historical places which many had not 1 nyt fit irt t V jn i mini the 100 block East Thirteenth street this city on the evening of August State police are searching for John Harris steward at the Brinton Lake Club Concordville who disappeared two weeks ago after taking a small sum of money from the cash drawer in the club house over which he had custody The police say they traced Harris to New Jersey have HORSES WITHDRAWN FROM RACES TODAY Onlled Press morrow Griffen said Strikes are reported still in prog ress among production workers at the Richmond Cal Edgewater N J and Chester Pa branch plants of the Ford Company recent years Rouge plant from any serious labor trou bles EDGEWATER N J Oct carloads of workers were stoned today when they attempted to report for duty at the Ford Motor Company plant Strikers took to rowboats to picket the Hudson River and prevent the smugglingof em ployes into the factory by the back door Two strikers were arrested at nearby Oxen Hill when a shower of six persons were injured and minor Cubaii soldiers were killed and esti mates of wounded ranged to to day when the governments troops opened fire on rebel officers embat tled behind the walls of the National Hotel At the Columbia Military Hospital where the casualties were taken on stretchers from the battle front of ficials refused to reveal the number damage was done throughput metro pital seriously wounded politan Los Angeles today in a sharp Casualties to the defending force earthquake which rocked Southern J of officers besieged in the solidly j California at 110 a m built hotel were not known al Mrs Sophia Kanapow 73 died of j though for more than five hours a heart attack which physicians said j they had been subjected to a galling was induced by fright I fire from all sides Damage was surprisingly slight the t From independent sources it was force of the temblor was sufficient to j learned that the bodies of at least arouse almost everyone in the six of the attacking soldiers were re tricts which suffered from similar moved from the streets near the 12 went to trial this morning at Me dia before Judge Albert Dutton Mac Dado A jury of nine men and three women was selected in the unusu ally short time of 29 minutes said to be exception in a murder trial In a statement made before As sistant Distric Attorney deFurla immediately following her arrest the Negro girl said1 she had been living at the Chester address with Day since May 1 of this year and that they had had a series of arguments over a former girl friend of Day who she said was named Ruth Jones She told the assistant district at torney that on the night of the mur der she and Day had been having one of these arguments and that Day had struck her She had returned the blow and had then grabbed a knife and plunged the blade Into Days chest The prosecution is being conducted by Assistant District Attorney Louis A Bloom and Attorney John P Stet ser is counsel for the defense disturbances recently Three persons received treatment here for slight realized existed even in their own city For the convenience of the event to follow the chase was so arranged that the treasure was finally unearthed in the park from which the boys had started on the chnse and three of the participating troops were winners as they had compiled with Continued on Page Scvrn I can sec no harm to the de fendant in stories which hnve ap Supremc Court for a reversal The entire procedure this morning lasted but a few minutes SEEK SUSPECT IN EAST END BLAZE UPPER DARBY NIGHT CLUB IS RAIDED YOUNGSTER FATALLY The first in a series of police raids to be made against night clubs and tap rooms in Upper Darby that are not complying with the Sunday clos ing order was staged at 3 oclock yes terday morning on the Everglades wellpatronized night club on State road near Mansion avenue Upper Darby More than 300 men and women SUPERIOR COURT DECISION AWAITED Shortly after ft n m yesterday morning district firemen were given a stubborn battle for more than an hour when flames destroyed n frame barn nt the rear of the home nnd plumbing establishment of George J Digglns at 909 Upland street The structure two stories and a loft con tained two motor cars which also fell prey to the flames Barking by the Digigins pet dog awakened Mrs Dlggins who upon seeing the reflection awakened her husband and lie sent in an alarm from Box 154 at Ninth and Upland streets Upon arrival of the firemen they were able to assist Mr Diggins in saving a light trunk which was stored in a side shed of the barn A small sedan belonging to Mr Digglns and n larger car belonging to the Misses Louise and Helen Spencer of Ninth and Upland streets could not be re moved from the burning structure The firemen were obliged to turn their attention to keeping the flames from reaching the Third Presbyterian Church nearby The progress of the fire was from the top of the barn to the ground rather than upward and it is believed by firemen and the owner that the fire may have been of Incendiary origin as upon the sudden appear ance of one of the hose crews In the driveway of the nearby churchyard Continued on Page Seven AT WASHINGTON PARK Continued on Page Seven TWO ALLEGED MOOSE EDITOR ON STAND IN DAVIS CASE I The resistance of the appeared to be increasing Flying Ds Canlcron today police on guard at the Woody Simon Hour Zev Ti Water Through Ormond Nuhat Santa Sophia Spot Pot Helen Bab Sis Esther Doctor Klein Fair Boy Morpheus NEW YORK Oct Stewart editor of the Moose Maga zine underwent crossexamination iTTATTkT0 today at tne trial of Sonator James AGllAiORS WARNED j Davis of Pennsylvania charged with violating federal laws in con The first arrests in connection with I f with a lottery sponsored by the Ford strike in this city were made i f todav whpn nnlirP nr Stewart was questioned by Charles LMargiotti defense counsel on the letter introduced by the government I Zev Tar plant took into custody a manand a woman both of of whom were charged with spreading inflammatory literature among the workers The prisoners gave their names as Snow Play Go Forth Alcorah Jennie Cooper 32 100 block Market Slouchat Mamie D Patsy Laura j street and H L Graham of the 600 Smuggled In Bright Penny block East Twelf th street Both had American Queen Oliver Sabath bundles of the official newspaper of Battle Ax Nancy Seth Subtlety the Communist Party in America Curtsey Dispatcher Tne paper carried streamer headlines Joe Geary Bostoman Gal Two aDOut tne local Ford workers going TXTsnr 1 Sons Eloisc Marie Bossies Babe Susan Slick Bcdo Rich Phil Kuvcra Babcc Gan John Mill AVcather clear track slow to EdgCWater N J hotel but officers in command of the hospital assault en the rebel fortress ad injuries mitted more than 20 of their men had been killed Several truckloaris of wounded and dead were taken from the hotel area toward the Columbia Hospital ac cording to other unofficial reports defenders From the roof of the Presiclcnte Hotel was wit nessed the officers beginning an in tensive rain of machine gun rifle and revolver bullets into the street and the noise of battle crackled throughout the fighting zone Their demands intensified because of the unintentional killing of R L Lotspiech an American citizen spectator of the conflict a committee of wives and relatives of the be sieged officers visited Ambassador Sumner Welles and asked the im mediate landing of marines to put an end to the fighting Welles told the committee that detectives stormed its doors The patrons ranging from couples in their teens to middleaged persons were permitted to leave John E Shan non 37 of Garrett road and John J BURNED AT MILMONT i Coggins 24 of Avon road were ar I rested and held in bail each by Magistrate Mccleary Catherine Cassidy threeyearold j Poljcc pian to keep up their activi daughtcr of Mr and Mrs Enos Gas tjcs nfajriEt beerdispensing places sidy of Jackson avenue Milmont that do not close Saturday midnight was fatally burned Saturday afterThey other places are noon when a brand from a pile of for raids in the near future if burning trash carried by the wind thev persist in violating the Sunday ignited the dress of the little one j order were In the place when Upper Darby the figurc Of a man was seen to dart I from behind a pillar and then who was playing some distance from where the fire had been kindled Children poking in the fire with sticks caused the blazing ember to be carried across a field to the spot j where Catherine was playing and setj ting fire to her flimsy garment oTrwvrr1 RIDlJNb VICTIM OF HOLDUP Patrolmen from the Media bar Argument for a new trial for two former officers of the Suburban Title and Trust Company of Upper Darby Is scheduled before the Superior Court sitting in today Both men were convicted of various counts of embezzlement and fraud in connection with real estate trans actions of the Upper Darby bank which closed its doors on May 9 1931 The trial was held at Media before Judge Samuel L Reed of Cambria county in June and July oflast year Arguments today will be made by Attorney William C Alexander for Oeoige WUcox former president of he closed trust company and At orncy John E McDonough on be inlf of John M Hardcastle Jr for ncr trust officer of the bank It is believed that counsel will argue on the bill of particulars iubmitted by the commonwealth on he prosecuting attorneys address to he jury and on the courts charge o the jury The commonwealth in todays ar jumcnt will be represented by As sistant District Attorney William R Toal who conducted the prosecu tion that resulted in the conviction of Wilcox and Hardcastle together with N A Dalton former secretary of the bank and George W Statzell Jr who was president when the bank closed disappear Mr Diggins saidthis morning that the barn which had storage space for six automobiles and a workshop on the second floor was covered by insurance COUNTY LIQUOR DEALERS ORGANIZE Terrified the child ran screaming I rack Of ule statc police arc scarch Byv thc Ume shS inc for two bandits who at the point reached the house she was enveloped ms j in flames The mother of the little of a pistol held up and robbed Galen in which the editor asked Davis for a ruling on a certain type of adver tisement for the magazine The govi ernments intention was to rhow that Davis was cognizant of all that went only the president of the United on in the Moose organization States can intervene whereupon the 1 J Hit Margitti asked Stewart to produce delegation into lwo Secti0ns the legislators answer to the letter j onc seeking permission from the Stewart said he had turned it over Government to enter the hotel and to the government with other organurge their officcr husbands to sur ization data Margitti then called rcncier since no intervention was in Both were given an immediate0 c taring before Magistrate Michael A hearing j e His Last Engleuood Honan and each was held in bond to keep the peace and warned to remain away from the Ford plant AT ROCKINGIIAiM Louis Mead Treadwell said it was not among the files obtained by the government WASHINGTON Oct Secretary of State Hull issued an implied warning to American citizens in Cuba today to avoid placing them EDlvcs in position of danger where iLETS CONTRACT FOR WARD MEET TONIGHT I HOOK ANCHORAGE S Mc during civil onc assisted by Mrs Andrew De Volka wrapped a blanket around her i ton and succeeded in smothering the blaze but in so doing both women suffered severe burns of the hands Andrew Panco another neighbor the child to Zell a riding instructor at the Brin Club last Saturday Zell left the club house shortly after midnight Saturday and started toward Media in his automo bile He had driven out the lane Tlie Retail Liquor Dealers elation of Delaware county was or ganized yesterday at a meeting of 250 taproom proprietors in the as sembly chamber of the Upper Darby Board of Commissioners in the Mu nicipal Building at Garrett road and Long lane M Joseph Connelly a member ol the board and proprietor of a tap room at Sixtyninth and Market streets was elected president Other officers chosen were Daniel Weber vice president and Michael Gorman secretary Neil J Bonner president of the Pennsylvania State Retail Liquor Dealers Association C William Kraft Jr assistant district attorney Topics of Tames Commander Byrd Is taking a saxo phone player with him on his trip to the South Pole Well thats one less anyway Several members of the New Jersey State Police are said to be down with measles That at least shows they can catch something A story from Mexico today tells us about a woman who gave birth to her second set of quadruplets The dis patch failed to mention how ths father ended his life And dispatches from all over tha country reveal that scores of high school and college boys are just dying to make the varsity football team In Philly a woman has just secured her third divorce from the same man Da you suppose this couple just cant get along Would you that the S4000000 leading from the club house turned for Delaware county and Thomas J suit for alienation of affections ot on the Baltimore pike and had gone only a short distance when the The funeral will be held the ophite day morning with Angels Mass nt d thcibr machine in the path Our Lady of Peace Church and in terment in St Michaels cemetery ANOTHER PARTY IS PRE Dornoch Judge Schilling Old Baldy Atlstagc Campbell Kay R Monkey Shine Paddock Free AdviceBcc toi Cotton Time Five Oaks Brooksie Lass Intiicnne Hair Trig ger Happy Message Laurettc Campagna Pennaie Apprehensive Bayamo Wire Orily War Saint Sisko Forest Faun War Banner Weather clear rack fast AT DETROIT Little Egypt Fair Sid Kentucky Moon Vennie Weather track fast The regular meeting of the First Ward Democratic Club this evening in William D Mason of tho Sun Oil general man pinh win Vi i iri ul lillj kjuti Marcus theirYa on todays fighting at Havana that a contract has been WASHINGTON Oct American officials following a rc port from Ambassador Sumner teenth and Esrey streets when plans will be made for the coming election 5aid disturbances in the Cuban cap campaign and the workers of the various precincts organized Among the speakers will be John J Buckley Jr and John J Stetser nom inees for city council and Barbara Campbell William Smith and Clar ence Ponzler who were nominated on the party ticket for school board ATTENDED SESSIONS i awarded for the Hal did not seem to warrant U S military intervention proposed Marcus Hook anchorage opposite Marcus Hook in the Delaware river to the j WASHINGTON Oct American Dredging Company at j Navy Departmcnt officials Aid today their low bid of j the v s s Wyomlng whlch w1f Work will be started in a week or cmbark 514 marines at Quantico ten days upon the removal of 2Wcdncsdav may proceed shortly to 564000 cubic yards of material and riihan wntrrc the job will be rushed to completion i UUOcU1 al The anchorage initiated by the t FIRE IN WEST END Sun Oil Company and supported by Couny Controller James T Stewart other oil companies of the Hook area The home of Mrs Emma Corbin of his car and commanded him to j stop i ihe two bandits alighted and ad vanced toward Zell One covered him with a pistol while the other searched his pockets taking Both then reentered their car and fled in the Another party name has been pre direction of Concordville empted for use in the general tion of November 7 Papers have i CTTAJ QTTTPYATT been filed with the prothonotary at OIJix 01111 i rviviy Media for the Progressive League SCENE OF ACTIVITY for the use of candidates for ough offices in Prospect Park The signers of the petition ali residents of Prospect Park are Ada line Fries 849 Seventh avenue Mary E Harrington 819 Seventh avenue Belle Price 828 Seventh avenue Sid ney E Waddell 1016 Madison ave nue and Aloysius J Fries 849 Sev enth avenue Reilly assistant United States dis trict attorney spoke R R TRESPASSER COMiMITTED TO JAIL that B V D millionaire was a union suit Wade Jones 56yearold dcgener had no particular home un til this morning was sentenced to 90 Out of the 820000000 the govern ment is loaning the railroads thera ought to be enough now to buy tha right kind of drinking cups for tha passengers Detective is convicted for shooting a Capone lieutenant Next thing days in the county prison when well hear a public apology is due Al raigncd in police court on charges himself of disorderly conduct and trespass ing COUNTY AVIATOR WINS PILOT RACE That old familiar sound of riveting puns so commonplace here during the war is again reechoing through the yards of the Sun Shipbuilding i The testimony of and Drydock Company at the foot i Magistrate Honan of Morton avenue the plant being Jones was arrested yesterday morn ing by Patrolman Jake Edell of the Reading Railroad police force He was found in a box car with Oliver Jones 39 100 block West Fifth who wns stupidly intoxicated Edcll stunned j who m turn the Hoot Gibson is broke and in debt while no one but his creditors gives a hoot President of Yale says we are en dark age We know that He saw more smoke belching from the factory Lawrence T Sharpies of Havcrford wellknown aviator and president of the Pylon Club yesterday won the fourth annual Sportsmans Pilot race Ridge pike at Patco Field on the of Lansdowne and Deputy Controller was ordered by the Government as at 117 Rcaney street was endangered near Norristown His victory marked Cantwcll G Wright of this city last5 onc of several improvements in the by fire that broke out in the kitchen i the second time he has won the race week attended two days sessions of Delaware j at noon today Prompt action by the the last time being in 1931 the convention of the State AssociaIt will provide facilities for lanki Felton Fire Compay No 3 kept the Sharpies was one of eight tion of County Controllers which was ers remote from the river congestion flames from spreading Little damage ned at Pottsville Pa Both Mr and will permit a large number of was caused by the fire attributed to stunned the older Jones with filled almost to capacity with repair sentence Oliver Jones was fined S5 work j and costs or 10 days in the county Five additional vessels are expected prison here this week for overhauling and repairs They are the Seatrain New i INJURIES FATAL York the Seatrain Havana the Dela ware Sun the Eastern Sun and the Mary F Sinclair Ships already in the yard are the Dixiano San Bruno Fargo Lake Fandango PauUboro the Aria the Darien and the Cliffwood The Weather WASHINGTON Oct The weather forecast for Eastern Pennsylvania New Jersey Fair TO NORWOOD MAN slightly cooler tonight Tuesday fair Western Pennsylvania Fair to George Forbes 43 of 206 Cleveland avenue Norwood died in Methodist f ot f and Juth p0rUons Hospital Philadelphia of a fractured air lisir tempera rtllll nhrn hv o U STREASURY BALANCE one of them a entered the handicap race over a 23mile I day were Custom receipts skull suffered when struck by a truck The accident occurred Friday on i Passyunk avenue near River road i The treasury net balance for Sept 29 Philadelphia Forbes an employe of j Miscellaneous the Atlantic Refining Company was hit by a truck driven police say bv urc TODAYS TEMPERATURES was SI16456387261 internal revenue receipts for that W H Jones 40 of Darby Stewart and Mr Wright report inj vessels to be anchored safely at the I a flare up of an oil stove that ignited course His Ume was 16 minutes and for the month through Sept 29 been rearrested Forbes teresting and useful sessions same time a pile of paper in the kitchen I 50 seconds made with his Travelair I were 1 curred last night Jones has i death ocI 6 a m 7 a m 8 a m 9 a m 10 a m 53 11 a m 63 58 Noon 63 62 1 p m 67 62 2 p m 68 66
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