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Baltimore Afro American Newspaper Archives Jul 23 1938, Page 1

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Baltimore Afro American (Newspaper) - July 23, 1938, Baltimore, Maryland Afro american new next week Ond henceforth the afro discontinue. Its Pink Sheet. Printing on White paper is easier on the eyes m a i it f a to says Tony White. Inc at balt More. Maryland a j.,. C .-55 matter under act of March 8, 18?� Erkan 4 Iii Var no. 50 Baltimore md., july 23, 1938 Coetta it Fewa paper copy Fht 1b38 by the acro american co Spaay Price Ioc sets world s record kit to w it. A. I Bill a i sum a a a i Iii Orriiv of Michigan pictured in action at the s Uland stadium july 17, where he made a new Ivi Ord by tossing the eight Pound shot 70 feet Nih at the All Star track and Field meet of All. I. In order of hibernian. He beat the record of a. T to i-4 inches set by Leo Sexton in 1932. Armstrong must make 35 lbs. For ambers double world s Champ starts 3 weeks training for third title g a a a a. J a a in la r Ltd / bar. V a r. It it a. I a a aet to Kukk i Jackson i to Ake ?"with to weeks in which to form. Henry Arm began. Hard. Quot Ablations at pomp a. Tor his meeting. world Light a Nippon at the Polo us tio. A. Already been a for the past several .ir.mil, . By fighter. Who re or More to obtain Rin. Armstrong feels a plenty for Iii ver allows himself kit i condition and he a Idle Ince annexing a a a Iii i title from Bav o. May 30 Pia its softball done no boxing done considerable. Voik and pitched f his softball team. A a i u Dyn miters. � in no. He believes his � a u to Sharpen his a to his Condi a. Of pc try. He plans to a up bring sessions later � a. Oto Bably saturday. Mii to make weight a , Arm a Quot required to a make r a a in first time since d ? first of hts two �?.be . From a ii la. October. Since a b in boxing Light. I Welters and he weight has jumped up to around 140. He must scale 135 or under for ambers though the of reaching that Mark is Likely to prove no hardship. Double Champion the double Champion who Hopes to become a triple title Holder. Anticipates far More trouble with ambers than he had with . He was a Spectator at the los Angeles fight recently in which the lightweight King Defeated Jimmy Vaughn and he has developed a keen respect for Amberst to Speed endurance and ring generalship to say nothing of the 135-Pound division ruler to lightning like left hand. Bolt kills girls Farmer 29 milk versus a i / Beer / Lei Perville ?"if Confidence is any indication of possible Success John Henry Lewis Light heavy weight Champion will defeat two ton Tony Galento in their scheduled fifteen round bout on july 26, at the Philadelphia municipal stadium. Yale Man arrested in $2,000 shortage Daniel Winge assistant manager of apartment House says he spent Cash on see America tour ,. Newark ?"Harold Newark n. J. A Daniel Winge Yale graduate talked on. A. Leu executive Secretary Friday afternoon through two feet of prison Bors at Newark Street jail and gave the inside Story of Why he vanished seven weeks ago with a Black Satchel containing nearly two thousand dollars of the Money he is accused of embezzling from the Douglass Harrison apartments where he was assistant manager for three years. He spent the Money on a see America first trip. To found a loophole in the method of keeping the Urban league Secretary again denied divorce Harold Lett is told wife s extravagance is no ground the fighter who has demonstrated Confidence in himself manager cur Greenlee that he would Knock out the White fighter in the tenth round. I a a Galento on Beer and has never gone Over six rounds while i train on milk and can go fifteen rounds with Case a the Light heavy Boss stated. On one of the few occasions alien he made a prediction Lewi i said a Galento hits hard and i am sure that i can take it. Using the technique taught me by Larry Trainer Larry am dec. I will be Able to Wear him Down and then Knock him out in the tenth ?� a owls. Who is in Good shape has slowly increased his training session until now he is going ten rounds of Shadow boxing and sparring. Beginning on sunday he takes of three heavyweights and a middleweight for two rounds each. Apar lenient ?t he frankly stated. To took advantage of it. The Prudential company owner of the apartments not like the fact that a found a big loophole in their system. Kept two lists i would pay me Money on account lieu Yuent rent accounts. One Bey paid $20, i could just As was for the auditing de-1.in i is a or the auditor to list apartment another for the ,., a it a1. I accounts showed Only that Legal department. On the tenant owed say. A month to latter list were those ten payments ants to faced eviction be in ice As shown on the Legal list cause of rent arrears. There a j i i a Othus of a tenant owed $30 no Check or showed he of the two Liana. That was iia i paid say $5 on account. A the loophole. A Jwj. � a. A tenants facing eviction i continued on Page 2, col. I a trays for death Dies in 3 minutes Woodruff . And when mrs. Etta Thompson 64, became ill at her farm Home near Fountain inn. Her sister mrs. Ellie Rogers 60, who went to wait on her prayed that she might die the same Day As her sister. Saturday mrs. Thomp. On died. Three minute.? later mrs. Rogers dropped dead from a heart attack. The next Day a double funeral was held. 25 years enough i Quot Clorindo made me $100,000 will Marion Cook thought he d a never need any More for 1 wife he takes number 2 Philadelphia. A tired of the first wife with whom Twenty four years. Samuel Faulkner. 1511 Seybert Street married Mary evasion a neigh a Andy. A said will Marion Cook. Bor and Friend of the family on uie composer when lie visited August 15, 1937. A the afro office monday a and these were charges of wife j i foolishly thought i had so no. I and Faulkner and wife much Money in to never peed any. J Dan i More. My pockets were bulging. No 2 were held under too by done to know How i spent it but after a hearing in 13th District j a off til x to tit t on Friday Lewis worked before of the n Urban league of camera and newsreel and Secretary of the Newark the Light heavyweight housing authority had Champ was caught drinking a divorce action mrs. Quart of milk and later sex ii. Irene Lett refused again Friday when advisory Mas ter Robt. D. Grossman ruled that the plaintiff had proved i extravagance on the part of his wife but had failed to prove desertion. The court ruled that such extravagance even to playing the numb is with which Lett charged his wife is not for divorce. Clinging blows with Tiger Roy Williams and Jim whitest up Hiya Delphia heavyweight. Floors Williams was floored in Tho second round for a count of three. Earlier in the Day. The movie and camera men visited the Olympia a.c., in Philadelphia Ivore Galento put on a show that included two knockouts. To finished Keldie Greb in the first round with a terrible bombardment of the body. Leo Brown was stunned and floored in he second round with a left Book to the jaw. In addition the 226-Pound slugger fought Joe Macdougall for two rounds and later hoisted a Keg of Beer Over his head for a Trong Man act before the cameras. With his customary Lack of modesty he announced that he would whip the leading heavyweights in the same ring on the same night. He that he would Knock out Champion Joe Louis Max Baer and John Henry Lei vis in the round. Knocks off Jacobs to hat a few minutes later while clowning for the spectators and members of the state boxing commit Sion commissioner Jules continued on Page 2. Col. 4 Cummings can t probe Lynching Kew York. A the Federal a government a ois powerless under of m i i a a if it were. Hsu the stale of Cen Georgia and j 11 "3 yo16 la cols new Jersey would be divorced a g. Attorney Gen said the Couil. Eral Homer Cummings said on was Ifaf cites same. Grounds i thursday in a Telegram to Sena i Lul Lucr a lilt is alleged by Tor Robert f. Wagner at Albany leu were the same As those sub . J by Ollie Stewar t melted last year when he charged in absence of any Federal , ?"thi.s or or. Lett with embarrassing � dealing with lynchings coloured town which lips 300-oml him and making life burdensome \ department of Justice is inhabitants a town Marshall but because she was too free in powerless under inc Law to Takeno jail will have annual spending Money even to the sex any action with reference to the election of officers on August 18, tent that he had to borrow on deplorable crimes to which you voters expected this year insurance policies. Liefer m your Telegram of to come out to the polls in greater Quot she incurred household Bills official.? of the i a act Here Humbers than a former elections without my knowledge Bills that interpreted the attorney general a one mayor was recently elected i gave her Money to pay it Lett i Telegram As showing conclusively Ivy an overwhelming vote of la charged. A Oas a result creditors the nece.?sity of a a Federal Slat a to 3. Of whom i knew nothing threat Lute dealing with i ??t i Howard Miller and l. K. John ened to go to the league s Board son for mayor. Of ?�, Mound Bayou 31 j since it has been reported that left for Long Island Job he charged mrs. Lett s mania for the numbers was a i Ivy trav Gance. He said the couple tue.-=Day, at the 51st anniversary j mayor w. L. Lindsay will not seek Mound Bayon. The miss Zora noale Hurston a continued on Page 2. Col 8 it town. I i by John Jasper i made $100,000 out to it of a clo court Friday. Is a swing along your in o a t Raymond Alexander attorney popular song the Best song you wife no. I asserted that Ever wrote or. Cook was asked. A Ono. I like the a rain song for Faulkner married no. 2 when u 4 each of them knew he was t i belter and even a exhort Hon. Forced. He asked thai the charges read bigamy fornication and conspiracy. Effect give next week and thereafter a i editions of the afro american be printed on Standard White e w s p r i n t a paper easier on your eyes. T 9 Petersburg ?"eunice f. Moore. 5. 826 Cameron Street was u ii cd by a Bolt of lightning which struck a swing Quot in which she was sitting. Her clothing set on fire and a 10-year-old sister was by i n d c d and dazed. Robert Kelly. 29. A Dinwiddie county Farmer was struck by Light ting As he stood near the Eunice Moore door of a tobacco warehouse. Police Aid mob in Philly Philadelphia a abetted by patrolmen a White mob forced the removal of or. And mrs. Richard Maddox from their new Home in the 1200 Block of North fifty fourth Street slur Day. F. All the windows in the Home were broken and the furn Hure smeared with coloured paint. Backed by the mayor and police cars on duty 24 hours a Day the Maddox family moved Back sunday. Tenors were High then a from �??t there were a who dal say Chicken it and a dark town is out ?t but these songs which were easy for Lloyd Gibbs and the tenors of 1898, who had no trouble hanging around a Are too High for the singers of today. I la have to bring them a Lone lower. A but there is one thing about a swing ?t it will be paying royalties of s250 a year for fifty Yeai s after i am dead. A othe music of a clo Rindy origin of the cakewalk to sold a Mil lion and a half ?� walks with Cane thus Speaks the great Cook who today while haired with a Cane and wears glasses he says he can to see out of. When he takes them off he puts them continued on Page 2, cot. 4 Rev. Glen t. Settle of Cleveland contributing Factor in her sex i o a a Thor of a Otheir eyes were watch orld ing god Quot and other works who is of the of All coloured i j it i Tant will seek no office. To Hurt in three Day pin riots Pittsburgh John Lee Dickson. 21, and a White City detective were shot thursday night during the sporadic rioting which has gripped this City to North Side for three Days. More than eight others have injured and seventeen arrested As the result of the disturbances which Are said to have had their inception when Whites objected to coloured persons using recreational facilities in the area. A ten on raft rescued Elizabeth City. ?"ten , adrift in the open sea on a raft were rescued by a coast guard picket boat thursday morning near Ocean View. A. Boy who killed dad found not guilty Raleigh William Dozier. 17-Yoar-old youth of. Near Millbrook who shot his father to death defending himself and his Mother i was found not guilty Here last week. One legged expert swimmer drowns published every saturday by the afro american company 628 k. Eutaw Street Baltimore Maryland Eagle Harbor. My. A a verdict of death by drowning caused by heart failure was Given by the Coroner in the Case of John Ware 613 second Street Northeast Washington who died sunday while swimming in the a Tuxen River. Despite the loss of his right leg. Suffered in a Railroad Accident while a Young boy or. Ware was an expert swimmer. He was standing on a partly submerged boat when a nearby swimmer saw him slip from the wreck and when he failed to Rise tto the surface cries for help were heard but he was dead before he could be brought to the Beach. Mis Florence Trower located the body and efforts of Harold Tucker pastime Fletcher and t. S. Delaney to revive him failed. Or. Ware had returned to bus collage and strapped on his artificial limb before he returned to the Waler against the entreaties of has wife. Mazie and son Dan a Lei. The body was removed to Washington . V. Will Marion Cook composer. in front of afro building with Lillian and its first hot jazz orchestra. Johnson theatrical editor. Or. Cook gave Broadway its first syncopated my going to on your vacation a to the mountains a to the seashore a to the country a to summer school a abroad wherever you go let the afro follow you. Special summer rates

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