Chester Times (Newspaper) - April 19, 1933, Chester, Pennsylvania
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C HESTER. PA.. WEDNESDAY. APRI!. IO, HUT
PRICE, TWO CENTS
U. S. ENVOY AT MEXICAN POST
GOLI) EXTORTS IN INFLATION MOVE
President It Seek trolled P-
Decides to Let Its Own Connie Level
.Markets Here Sweep Ahead in Response to Executive Action
Highlights of New Move on Gold Money
WASHINGTON. April 19 'UP'
- Salient points of America's departure from the gold standard in international exchange;
A decision not to ship gold abroad to .support the dollar is, in effect, a species of controlled inflation through managed currency.
Lack. of .support for the dollar in international exchange will send the dollar to a lower price level.
This in turn will enable American exporters to compete on a more even basis with countries whose currency has been depreciated and whose traders have been able to under-sell Americans.
Both domestic and international commodity prices are expected to Increase, since the monetary unit —the dollar—will be of less value.
The objective of the administration plan is to raise commodity prices and make it advantageous for countries which have deserted .he gold standard eventuality to return to it together. This would open the way for tariff reductions which would cut away the barriers to a freer distribution of goods in international trade.
BIG ASSEMBLY CZAR IS PLANNED notable visitor OFFICIALS WIFE LOCAL TRAFFIC
BILLS SENT TO FOH INDUSTRY IN
PINCHOT^ DESK LLS. LABOR BILL
Josephus Daniels, new United States Ambasador to Mexico, is pictured surrounded by members of his staff in the I mbassv garden soon after bis arrival in Mexico City. Owing to a student demonstration that followed the announcement of Mr. Daniels’ appointment, extraordinary precautions were taken for his safety. The American envoy was greeted with cheers on his arrival, his critics apparently having undergone* a change of heart.
DIVERS LOCATE EXPLOSION KILLS AKRON WRECKAGE MORTON CHEMIST
But Main I Ti it and Bodies of Lost Men Are Not Found
WASHINGTON, April 19- GNS) — President Roosevelt today announced that this government would no longer continue its effort to bolster the American dollar in foreign exchanges.
To this end. effective today, no further gold exports will be permitted for tile purpose of maintaining our currency against the continued foreign stock exchange hammering and the dollar will be allowed to seek its own natural level.
The purpose of this move. Mr. Roosevelt explained, is to raise commodity prices. Rather than controlled inflation, the administration is .seeking a controlled price level.
The action taken bv the United States is expected to strengthen America s position in urging an international return to the gold standard. In quarters close to the President it was made clear that the detachment of the dollar from the gold standard in foreign exchange is only temporary and the administration hopes for an
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COOLER WEATHER FOLLOWS BALMY DAY
Southern breezes, averaging six miles an hour and never exceeding fourteen, made yesterday the warmest day of 1933.
Partly cloudy, with little change in temperature, is the prediction for today and possibly tomorrow in Eastern Pennsylvania. New Jersey, Delaware and Maryland. It will be cooler today.
The highest temperature here yesterday was 74 degrees, at 3.20 p. rn., and the lowest was 54, at 6.45 a. rn. The average of 64 was eleven degrees above normal for the date ahd thirteen degrees above the average April 18 last year. Maximum temperature for the date is 93, established in 1896. and minimum 25. in 1875.
Sunrise today was at 5.17 a. rn., and sunset will be at 6.43 p. rn., Eastern Standard time.
BOYS SI SI’KCTKI)
OF BRR A KING GLASS
Within the past few days, mischievous boys at play in the vicinity of the Larkin school. Broad and Crosby streets, have damaged the heavy plate glass windows in the school building.
An inspection of the premises bv Fred Cox, school cantor, has re- i vealed a number of the heavy windows which have been cracked while others have been broken. In some of the rooms pieces of cinders, believed lo have been parts of missiles used in breaking the glass have been found, while some of the other breaks appear to have been made by slugs from a high-powered air-gun or slingshot.
BREAKS ARM IN FALL
Joan Lowther, 4. of Ninth street and Edgmont avenue, was treated at the Chester Hospital for a fracture of the arm an injury she sustained in a fall while playing near her home, yesterday afternoon.
ABOARD U. S. S. PORTLAND. AT SEA. April 19 (INS)- Two marking buoys bobbed idly on a slow-.swelling sea today, about 35 miles northeast of Atlantic City. Under tile buoys divers moved slowly about yesterday 20 fathoms deep, locating additional wreckage of the navy dirigible Akron which plunged into the Atlantic two weeks ago with a loss of 73 lives. Today rough seas and a fog halted operations.
Some twelve miles south of the spot where the ill-fated sky queen dived , into the ocean in a terrific storm, navy divers went down from the cruiser Portland, heading the search for the remnants of the dirigible, the rescue ship Falcon, and the navy tug Sagamore.
A score of navy and coast guard boats were concentrated within a two-mile area, aiding in the search.
Grapnel hooks swept the ocean bed, where late yesterday the main portion of the wreckage was reported located by the Sagamore.
Several pieces of the wreckage have been recovered.
But of the 73 officers and men that went down into the sea with their ship there still was no trace.
The divers reported the floor of the sea was covered with battered fragments of the dirigible. Piece by piece,
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MAYOR APPROVES PROPOSED(HANGES
Whistling Bomb Thief Detector Device, Bursts in the Making
Funeral arrangements were being completed today for the burial of J. Franklin Maikens, 35, of 315 Kedron avenue, Morton, a chemist and father of two children, who was killed instantly in an explosion yesterday afternoon.
The blast, believed caused by an ill-timed mixture of chemicals in a recently opened chemical shop af 1526-28 Brandywine street. Philadelphia. tore apart Maikens' improvised •'whistling bomb” factory, the bombs being an automobile theft alarm de-v ice
The onlv employe in the place, John R. Kelly, 34, of 5813 Willows avenue, Philadelphia, was cut and bruised.
Both men were unemployed for weeks. Maikens, formerly with the chemical laboratories of the Westing-house Electric Company, conceived the ’dea of making the ‘whistling bombs.” which were to be attached to automobiles to prevent theft
The “bombs” resemble firecrackers and are about three Inches long. They are hooked up with the spark
Recent recommendations made by I James H. Deavenport, polit ;1 superintendent, designed to increase the efficiency of the local police department, have been approved with a few minor changes by Mayor William Ward, Jr., head of the department. It is expected the contemplated changes wall be put in effect this week.
The new' order of things will have three captains alternating on ciyht-hour shifts. Sergeant Fan aday will have charge of the traffic division and the other two .sergeants, Hanley and Peterson, will alternate en shifts between 4 p. in. and 8 a. rn Three members of the present traffic squad will be returned to patrol beats and two cruising squr.cis will be on duty at all times. Captains and sergeants will be required to make a complete tour of the city separately during their tour of duty and they, as well as the cruising squads, will communicate with the tyeaclqua’fers every hall hour.
Fingerprints at robbery scenes will be solely in charge of Charles D m-lap. fingerprint man at headquarters,' who will use his better judgment in making photographic records of prints found. More intelligent le-ports will be commanded of men making investigations.
U. S. TREASURY BALANCE
WASHINGTON, April 19 TPi-The treasury net balance for April 17 was $399,643,437.49 Expenditures that day were $74 573.544 IO Customs receipts for the month through April 19 were $9 662.218 67.
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FORM FR JOURNALIST LEAPS TO HIS DEATH
A man tentatively indentified as I Thomas D. JoannakLs, a former journalist in Athens, Greece, and correspondent there for American newspapers, leaped to his death today from a foot w alk on the Delaware River Bridge, in Philadelphia.
It was believed he intended to end his life in the water but the high wind carried his body over to the shore and it landed on the pavement almost directly in front of a police patrol wagon.
PUBLIC WORKS RUMOR SPIKED
Reported Elan Involving 5 to 0 Billion Dollars Outlay, l ades
WASHINGTON, April 19 —
Visions of a vast public works program amounting to from $5,000,000,000 to $6,000,000,000, were exploded at the White House today when it was stated President Roosevelt intends to undertake only such works as will provide immediate employment running through until next spring.
Government experts are now ascer- j tabling how' many projects can be . tarted af once and which will provide the greatest amount of direct employment.
When this is determined. Mr Roosevelt will add a public works program of that magnitude only to his various other emergency relief measures.
Long range building projects will not be included, ut was indicated.
HORSES WITHDRAWN FROM RACES TODAY
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1—Gait, Rock Sun, Decanter, Gracias. Town Square, Briar Blue.
2—stand Pat, Pert** R. Brown Jack, Rebel A ell, Inspection.
4— None I.
7—Oregon Fir, \«-k Katie, Squeeze Play, Little Stokes, Grand Acre, Rrown Torch.
Weather, cloudy; track, slow,
I—Vonnie, left ti N’iel.
I—Petite Ann*-, Ped Forage, Dreamy Belle. Grimace,
4—Vol wood. 'Ii-' I risks Mattie 'hi d, I) rom bo.
5— AII Forlorn, Never Quit,
7—Princess Pert, Ld Reese, Last Attempt.
Weather, clear; track, muddy. I
Former Federal Official Makes Flea
Beer Control That Defies Governor's Veto, Among Those for Disposal
Executive (ailed “Hindrance to Relief” on Floor by Senator Scott
HARRISBURG. Pa, April 19 'UP' Republican state organization leaders directed (lie legislature today on a course that offered defiance to Governor Gifford Pinched and his frequent threats to veto certain legislation.
The organization showed lls hand in ■ending to Pmchot's desk the Sowers-Conner Bi er Control bill to which he is opposed because of its licensing principle. The bill makes the county courts, instead of the county treasurers. the licensing authority. There was some talk of a compromise on the bill.
Beer bill action will br followed today bv submission to Pmehot of another measure he is likely to disapprove. tither the Williamson or the Parkinson Senate bills appropriating definite sums for highway maintenance iii cities, boroughs and townships.
At the beginning of the session Pinchot declared for a highway program taking the remaining 53,000 miles of township roads into the state system. The Senate has just shelved the bill which would have provided this.
Organization leaders advanced the Williamson bill for $19,250,000 and the Parkinson measure for $17,800,000. The Senate passed both and left the decision to the House on which one will be enacted finally.
Sentiment in the House favored
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CLEAN-UP WEEK REING OBSERVED
City Physician Erges All Citizens to Co-operate With Health Officials
With extra trucks added to the garbage and ash collection fleet, much progress is being made locally bv residents who are fully co-operating with officials in observance of "Clean-up Week ”
Today is designated as “fly and mosquito duv.” property owners being asked to clean and lime all cesspools. fly proof stable.* pig pens, chicken coops and to fill in water holes.
City Physician H C. Donatio© today urged all to aid in eliminating the fly hazard. He said:
“The removal of filth and debris from yards, and the proper protection of garbage will do* much to eliminate tile fly hazard Indeed, coupled with adequate screening of windows and doors and the free and constant use of fly swatters, the health menace represented by this insect can be materially reduced. However, foodstuffs should be adequately protected against the fly and i the milk and food of infants arui young children be especially guarded.
“It should be remembered that the tune to fight the fly is upon its first appearance. There should be no i let-un throughout the summer.
“The State Department of Health needs the personal co-operation of I every citizen in order that the Av ;
I hazard may be definitely reduced With this co-operation, the high I standard of cleanliness and prennse-sanitation which is also very desirable at this season of the year will also be attained.'’
LO A HEU TRI CK
Cross-town traffic woe tied up for a short time about ll 45 a. rn., today when a five-ton transport truck, i loaded with genera! merchandise, caught fire near the Fifth and Market streets intersection District fire companies, responding to a call transmitted over Box 17. of the electrical system, extinguished the blaze within a short time and averted serious damage
WORKMAN I NM UR LD
Edward MrCafTcrty, 28. of Ogden, was badly injured in a fall yesterday at the plant of the Viscose Company Marcus Hook wirer he is employed lie was taken to the Chester Hospital and admitted, when found to be suffering from a fractured arm, lacerations over the left eye and general bruises of the body.
RAPS COSTS IN CRIMINAL CASES
Roosevelt Suggestion I 'ro
sa u es Huge Struggle
.'iO-Hour-week Measure Delia to to Be Reopened in ( oiumittee
WASHINGTON, April IO - i INS* — Tile Roosevelt administration's ' suggestion” for partial control of production of American industry, made through Secretary of Labor Frances Perkins, today presaged a Legislative .struggle of unusual proportions.
The battle over the Black 30-hour week bill paled into insignificance as the full plan of Miss Perkins to make the measure the vehicle for a vast social readjustment was unfolded
I faders on the House I a bor committee announced the bill would be reopened and public hearings probably will br held ut which leaders of industry and labor will discuss the new plan.
Members of Congress have frequently envisioned industry controlled bv the Government as to production, wages and hours of labor, but expected no such action in the immediate future.
Controlled industry has been debated by business leaders tor many months following publication of the plan of President Gerard Swope of the General Electric Company to this end
Under (lie proposal before the House committee, as suggested by Miss Perkins, she would become a virtual czar of American industry.
She would tune power drastically to limit hours of labor in any fae-
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ACCUSED MAN MAKES CHARGES
Declares Owner W as Driving Automobile at Time of Headon Collision
RACK PROPERTY REGULATION OWNERS’ APPEAL REVISION URGED
\ti excellent closeup of ( aunt list Tolstoy, son fit the famous It (Ism.ut author, who has come to America to give a series of lectures on Im retuiu iseenccs of his father. the count is here shown in his New York hotel suite. His sister, the Countess tolstoy, resides at Newtown Square, this countv.
BRITAIN STRIKES BACK AT SOVIET FOR J AILING TWO
Proclaims SO Per Cent. Embargo on Russian Im-ports; Backed bj King
English Subjects Put iii Prison Atter Trial for Sabotage
Tinicum Township Mood renditions Discussed In ('omit) ('ommissioncrs
To ( o-nperate in Seeking Relief From Federal and State (iovernments
At a conference held this morning at Media, and attended by the county commissioners, county engineer and a delegation from Tinicum township, for the purpose of discussing methods of finding relief for the residents of Tinicum township whose properties are inundated by Mood waters of both the Delaware Ruer and Darby Creek. ii was decided to appeal to United states Senator David A Reed at Washington, and ask him to take the matter up with th** Flood Control Bureau ot the Federal Government,
It was decided at the meeting to request Senator Reed to ascertain if something can Iv* done for the relief of the lesidents iii the flooded area.
During the conference it was brought out that the dikes were originally built by tile Swedes more than 200 years ago In later years, meadow batik companies known as the Kmg.se.sslng and the Tinicum Meadow Bank Companies were or-1 ganiz.ed The former company protected about. 4000 acres In Philadelphia county and the latter about 1000 acies of land iii Tinicum township, j It developed during the discussion that between 20 and 25 years ago. Philadelphia was instrumental in having a bill passed by the state legislature whereby these companies were relieved of their responsibility and surrendered their charter, -While the companies were in operation an a M anent of $1 per acre wa.-* made to property holders for the purpose
Police Supt. Deavenport (’oui plot es Survey; Makes Recommendations
Mayor and City Council Will Fixe Consideration to Suggestions
A complete survey of traffic conditions in the city has just been completed by Superintendent of relics James IL Deavenport who will make recommendations to Mayor William Ward. Jr. and members of city council for a revision of traffic regulations in order to expedite Baffle.
One of the suggestions would abol-i-h Hie operation of street cars on Fourth street, between Edgmont avenue and Welsh street. The ponce superintendent points out, that by re-routing the ears so that all trolley cars running to Highland avenue and Marcus Hook be sent south to Third and Market streets, thence west on Third street and return east on Second street, and north on Welsh street. Tills would avoid the periodic congestion seen on Fourth street, which is o narrow that if is almost impossible for a large truck and trolley car to pass each other in this arca
It would also eliminate congestion so oft en seen al Third street, and Edgmont avenue, one of the busiest intel .seel ions in the central city section.
Other suggestions would prohibit buses from taking on or discharging passengers at, Fifth and Market streets but ample loading space tor bus< passing here would be provided at Fifth and Welsh streets end Fifth street and Edgmont avenue.
Under the proposed recommendation.- a four way traffic light would be placed a! the junction of Twelfth
George Griffon,t©f .Sixth and Booth streets, accused of driving an automobile while under inc influence of liquor. "opened up" during his lengthy hearing in police court this morning and flatly accused the owner of the car, Joseph Holland of the IOO!) block Highland avenue, as being the driver at the time the ear figured in a head-on collision last Friday night Despite this charge. Griffon was lirld m $500 bail fen court.
Griffen, also known as “English," was arrested at Fourth and Ward streets at IO p. rn. last Friday, after a car in which he was riding crashed into one operated by Joseph IL Buckley, 16 Front street, Upland, the impact partially wrecking both vehicles and Injuring two persons, Griffen and a Marjory Boyle, Buckleys boarding mistress, who was in Buckley’s car.
At first, the Eleventh ward youth was accused of stealing the automobile and also charged with op-j j orating it while under Ute Influence i of liquor, but police investigation cleared him of the theft of the car, although he steadfastly refused to ; say who was driving at the tune of the accident. Griffen, questioned for the
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IIM.I) FOR (OI RT
Charged with breaking and enter- i ing. Warren Stansbury, Negro, of West Second street, was held in $300 bail for court by Magistrate Honan when arraigned in police court today Stansbury was arrested here last I week on suspicion, bv Patrolmen Caulley and McKinney, the latter recognizing him as an individual ought for breaking into a store con- I ducted bv George Nugent Negro, at; Second and Market streets last October. Nugent testified against thp youth today.
KILLS WILL. DILS A SI I (I DL
MIDDLETOWN. N Y Apili 19 Willis Conklin, 41, killed his wife, Isabella, 31. with an axe in the presence of their 14-vear-oId daughter today and then died a suicide, by shooting Police said Conklin was Intensely jealous of Ins wife,
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BELLEFONTE Pa April 19 INS) Injured w'hen she fell into the moving cogs of an electric water pump in the back ymd of tier farm nome, two-year-old Janet Arlene Smeltzer was dead today
REFRIGERATION SHOW POPULAR
LONDON. April 19 (INS) An embargo on Soviet goods, affecting HO per rent of Britain's normal imports from Russia, was clamped down bv the British Government today in I reprisal for the imprisonment of two British defendants in the Metropoli-tan-Vickers spy trial in Moscow.
Effective one week from today, the embargo will serve to paralyze Anglo-Ftu.viim trade. The list of imports falling under the ban comprises the principal Imports from Soviet Russia into the United Kingdom.
The week of grace was provided In order to permit importation of goods already ordered by British firms or iin transit.
Milking good the government's threat to striker in swift retaliation if any of the British delendants in the sensational Mo cow trial were convicted and sentenced, the Privy Council met in extraordinary session ;it Windsor Castle to enact the em-I ba ego.
Gathering In King George';, private audience chamber, tile members of tile council swiftly reviewed the trial and lls results and consequences. They then drew up the embargo decree which King George signed without hesitation.
The embargo became official the moment King George affixed his signature. Parliament previously had passed an enabling act emjx>wertng tile government to take tiffs drastic measure of expressing lls disapproval of what it termed the unwarranted
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MAJ. LEONARD IS ORDERED TOCHINA
o! keeping Hie bunks in repair. j stir, t, Providence avenue and Edg-The county commissioners present niont avenue. Ii is pointed out that W( re Charles ll Drewes, (’ Edwin ho extra expense would be involved ll miter and James K Desmond, to-, bere. as the light standard now at aether with George Wright, county Ninth and Welsh streets could be in-engineer. Tinicum township was rep- stalled at this point and the light ro-rosented by Howard I Martin, vice emily removed from Twenty-second
president of the commissioners of Tinicum township; Samuel (.bothers, a real estate broker who owns much i real estate in Ila* flooded area; George Miller, treasurer of the Pester Piano Company, and Charles Home, superintendent of the Lester Piano! Company.
Mr. Miller said he had taken tile matter up With Colonel Brown, of the United Stales Engineers, at Wilmington, and the official was of the opinion Huff the government was not rcspomible for tile condition, that, it was a matter for the property owners to settle.
He said there were six breaks in the banks and that four of these are I on the rifle range property owned by the United States government aud j leaved to the Pennsylvania National Guard All four men representing' the township agreed, that if Hie breaks were allowed to go on without something being done (hey will I become worse and others will pi ob- i ably follow.
it was Hie contention of the County j
street and Providence avenue, erected at Ninth and Welsh .streets.
The inured traffic buhl at Third
and Lloyd|.streets would be installed at Twelfth street and Morton ave-nuo according to the recommendation#.
Among other suggestion the men assigned to traffic, posts at Seventh street and Ejdgmont avenue. Third and Flower and Fourth and Flower streets, would be relieved from this duty and returned to a street beat and that the two motorcycle patrolmen and the'two mounted men ba assigned to traffic duty in thp congested zones in the central business area.
Ii is understood that these recommendation.. will be submitted to Mayor Ward at an early date and acted on at an early meeting of city council.
ROOSEVELT ILE OE (OEI), SORE THROAT
Popular I*. M. to Sail May East; JI pro 5
<’. Attache 9 for Far Years
Appointment for service in Tientsin, China, has been received from the War Department by Major John W. Leonard, U. B A who for the past five years has been professor of Mill-tary science and tact un at the Pennsylvania Military College and has headed the Military Department ol the college. He will sail with his family from New York on May 9, During ills detail at the college Major Leonard, resided at Beechwood, Meal Media, and became a well known figure not only in this city but also In the neighborhood of his home Upon his graduation from the United .States Military Academy at West Point, Major Leonard went into
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TAX RATE FIXED
Trainer Borough School Board, at a meeting held last night in the public school building on Past road, fixed the school tax lot this year at 15 milks, the same as last year.
ll was decided that a clause be inserted in contracts mailed out to itll teachers in the district, stipulating that in the event of a reduction of the stale appropriation to the district, that it would be necessary to make a reduction in .salaries for the next .school term, otherwise the salaries will remain the same as ut the past, A notice accompanied the pay cheeks of all teaches1, last month notifying them of th'* termination of their conli acts at the end ot the present school term, prior to Hie sending out of the new contracts. A resolution to retain the per capita tax at $2 wax adopted, C W. liouRim was re-elected tax collector, and Raymond Kttzummon was re-elected secretary of the board for a term of four veals. Henry Johnson, president of the board, presided at the meeting. All members of the board were in attendance.
GIRI, I 'I II I LL I ll
William Cureton, 26. Negro, was the victim of a peculiar accident yesterday. He appeared at the Chester Hospital to receive treatment lor severe lacerations of the arm and face, injuries inflicted bv the teeth of a girl fraud, according lo Cureton, although he would not disclose her name. JH<- gave his address as Lax Court.
WASHINGTON. April 19 -(UP) — President Roosevelt is suffering from a slightly sore throat and derided I today to remain away from his ex-l caff ive offices.
'Hie President’s sore throat, however, did not Interfere with the press conference scheduled for this morning. The correspondents went to the White House proper instead of seeing the President in his office,
FLEEING MOTORIST KILLED
Thoma Flynn, 51, a motorist fleeing from a Philadelphia police car after forcing the patrolman to drive to the sidewalk to avoid a collision, was killed early today W'hen his automobile era lied into a trolley car. The victim died before reaching a | hospital,
$10,000 DIAMONDS LOST
WASHING ION. April 19 UNS) — Mary Langford, of I .os Angeles, today reported she lost a $10 000 diamond brooch on the White House lawn during the Easter egg rolling fete Monday,
A local preacher cia nos he wrote loot) words on a postcard. No wonder tin v re thinking of reducing the postage lute to two cents.
Efforts states to of prom is find a pi
are being made in several eliminate suits for breach Never mind. Love will
A plea for leniency toward Grover Cleveland Bergdoll, notorious diaft dodger and former county resident, was made today by the man who was most in trumenta! in bringing about hLs arrect in 1918.
“I think it was all a mistake.” said Frank Garbarino, head of the Department of Justice Agents here during the World War, now a resident of Atlantic City, president of the World Association of Detectives, and head of a private detective agency with offices in New York and Atlantic City.
Mr Garbarino was in the Government service from 1901 to 1923. and in 1910 organized the first Philadelphia branch# of the Department of Justice He conducted many important investigations during his career, but Ute E'-rgdoll case was the most on standing.
“I think the Government s. ould be magnanimous for the rake of h •no.her." Vc Garbarino said. "She i< approaching the twilight of life. She has spent more than fifteen years of mental anguish, and hundreds of thousands of dollars hoping that some day her son would return If he comes back the sentence
of five years should be suspended, and he should lie placed on parole in custody of his mother, The war i' over We have forgiven Germany. Why hold prejudice against an ni-
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Times Ad Sold
S L Schwalbe, of Brookhaven, realized that the Easter bunny had a pretty hard job this year to supply all the kiddies with young rabbits, so he inserted an advertisement in the Chester Times which offered Easter bunnies at a low price
Today the advertiser made the following statement; “We were very pleased with tile results ob-faint d from the Limes advertisement. We mid many bunnies and now fully realize the drawing power of a Times classified advertisement."
Abuses in Present System \ na i v zed, W ith Suggestions of Remedy
A sweeping declaration that ‘he system in levying costs in criminal cases has been abused is made by Judge Albert Dutton MacDade, in a statement issued at Media.
The jurist points out. for instance that officers, Including constables, have frequently made long trips "for the purpose of arr -.sting offenders in trivial offenses and in some cases the mileage of the officer amounts to more than the sum involved." Judge Macpade also emphasizes that the law provides that no costs shall bepaid for the unsuccessful trip of an officer to serve any kind of paper
The statement is the result of an investigation ordered bv Judge Mac-Dude on M reb 29, when Max A: lech ; ad Louis Ch a zi n. Chester peddler* appeared on a charge of frauduu nt con*.ersien. The court noted thv two transcripts had been returned in the ease and ordered that colts would be allowed as to one case only
Pity and County Residents Thronging Market Street Exhibit
U. S. Posit ion on Program for Coming Parley Heady
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Interest in electric refrigerator display at the a frigeration Show 519 Market street unabated since the Monday morning In the purchase articles of the nature it is often said that the choosing arid often attracted to
many models of ich are on annual Renew being held at has continued show opening
WASHINGTON Apili 19 'INS* An American program of id* as for the economic recovery of the world hi# been drawn up by Secretary of
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Continues farm bill deb* Banking subcommittee I Wagner bill liberalizing R Indian affairs committee nomination of John Collie commissioner.
iring on F. C aet. hearing on as Indian
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who display in as th** refrigeration show to realize that the women it rat ted each season bv .. chine will do and how ast than ever before Of appearance of exteriors
still very important factors choice® made, but no longer
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djournment until Thursday
or committee meets to report unemployment relief bill tv Affairs Committee meets t Muscle Shoals bill.
Commerce committee continue* hearings on Marland oil regulation bill.
Labor committee meets in executive session on 30-hour week bill. ,
noon Bank) Wagner Millis to rppor
State Hull and his expert; International News Service learned today.
Maintenance of gold as the basis for the international monetary standard forms part of the program, It thus calls lor the return to the gold standard of Great Britain and the other nations winch were forced off that standard,
It includes proposals for scaling down of tariff walls, the removal of exchange restrictions and measures for restoring equilibrium between prices and production costs.
Not only is it a program for international business recovery, but Hie proposals in it art* of such a flexible nature that it can be used as a bargain counter to obtain international co-operation for its fulfillment In fact, the administration regards the forthcoming conversations with representatives of the principal world powers as a campaign in which this government must take the offensive to achieve ‘‘realistic action for world economic rehabilitation.
The program ha . been developed out of the conversations with Sir;
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“J p. m e penetrating south of th* Great Wall,” reads a headline Most too lute in the year to explain why they are going .south.
One rabbit concern has been barred the use of the mails to spread ■’ propaganda. Maybe they will now use ha replans.
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dr iv# .lege No they rewomen.
A lot i thrown ot pi (".sion. efficiency
efficiency experts wert of employ rn ut bv the deli’? t at a laugh on Hit
WASHINGTON. April 19—Weather forecast, I .intern Pennsylvania: Occasional rain tonight and Thursday* Coder tonight in north and west portion.
Western Pennsylvania: Rain to
night and thursday; somewhat cooler in east portion tonight.
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