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British Plan
To Vl?v Ship
Ami Air Lines
Development of Gommer
cial V> iation I? ring s
Scheme to 1 ink Empire
With Speedy Services
Shinning Men (?m- \id
ipptng
"Revolution*1 i" Oversea
Transport 1?- F o r e s e v n
1>\ Responsible Financiers
Plans lunched i real Britain for
au alliance of a;r and water transpor?
tation in linking too empire with fast
services is attracting attention here
.?.evelop
menta, due' to the rapid progresi of
commer?ai aviation. While the scheme
is yel in :? tentati?. i state, ?I is receiv?
ing serious consideration ii the Brit?
ish press. The Liver] ool ' Journal of
r< .' tl ad ?'.:
toril ; thai "we may
he very near th? real iatioi of a form
,,f overscaii transporl which, in con?
junction witl ? ? isting shipping
services, will f the 1 egii ing of a
revolution in em]
i'ron - tea ip men are re- !
ported to be ftnanciallj interested in
the new scheme, foreseeing the time
when the ust ace I he fact
that their passenger bus ness will be
affected bj fastei transportation
through the air.
"1 resl '. a been given that.
?lcr?' arc some who believe the alli?
ance of shipping. v.iih over?
seas a ; trans port is a real possibi
says the."Journal of Commerce." "On
the eve of the daj ?? h n the existing
fleet and mai er al wei e tee be
hand? ?' ?ever to I Disp? sals Board, a
scheme has beei put forward to i
lish mail and passenger service tee
India, Australia and the East. The
estimates which have b? i Tamed sug?
gest that Bombay can be reached in
five and s hall days. Rangoon in seven
an?i a half, Hongkong in eight and a
half and Australia in eleven and a half:
day?.
"It is an advantage that ?liis plan
for the formatie n o a company with a
capital of ? 1.000, ?
is not based on any expectatioi
the govi ment ? ' capital, as
this, it is understood, will be provided
by pi ivate ? g whom are
included Messrs. Vickers, Ltd., and
the Shell group. All that the state
will be asked te? undertake is to as?
sume a contingent liability for
est on capital of ?91,000 a year, a com?
parative!) small sum in view of the
important developments in a field of
overseas transport which underly this
:? " he r fa ?ci iting project ?The asso- |
ciation of two powerful groups named
will no-, be limited to thi subscription
of cat ital, 1 tide thi techni?
cal advic? ? : tance wh ich w ? :I
be required f th? e of empi re
airship services i?. to be successful."
\\ ooden Ship Scrapping
Experiment Ends June 1
Tesl I* Being Ma<l*' to ?ascertain
l*r*?fits From Salvaged
[Material
,--. .,,? r?s? Tribum i Wemhi i( Ion Bureau
WASHINGTON, Ann! 15. The ex?
periment of scrapping ?vooden ships to
ain what ?:r i ai ,be realized
Ih? materials ex
pi cted to impleted bj June 1. >??>]
ne; Henry dir? I ol the
Eme if? ncy Fleet I . n,
nounced to-day. Co ti i liav? been
made wi I erii the dis
nt ng of twenl : ip Most of the
cont rar' ors all tarted the
and dis?
posing of the mate rials.
Under the terms of the contracts
each ii rm agri es to ]
000 for each ve e all the
expens? el ved i I ? eh-, .
???.?lei crap] ing In I of ma ?
? ' . ! ? ? ? rporatio .? ur?
R0 per.r ?? ? pi ? . i; ? ? ovi r
? i : r< ?. ? ,1 1.000 ? ho con?
tractors al hey are to
i thai
b? em ploy? - ? ...
; urpo ? - Ben th? 10.000
ror ??f i i'ii- . the - '
h a vi been fu rn i cri h en ri toi .
Propose I . S.-Mexico ??atr Cut
HOUSTON, Texas, April 14. Mate?
rial reductions in freight rates on in?
ternational shipments between the
I'nited State? and Mexico are proposed
in a tentative agre.em ni reached here
to-day between officials of five Ameri?
can railroads servi g the Mexican bor
el?r and ex< cut ?? the national
Railway- of Mexico Sa\ ngs to --;.!'.
per? to bi effect ed b ...
rates will range froi . '? ; ?-. cent t.,
- ; ? e-, nt, ? was stated :?t,;?-;-.i'> to
e of the two day con
erei
Ne* Parifie Rates Ordered
W VSIIING rON \, ;.. .\ , ,,., ?,.
I to-d hy th? terstate
' ' ' ' on requirin,' I rails
contim . ro to I ibfish on
or before ' ,,?^ n, ?
regulations ron o?, .;
? ges to whicl
found lummi r i roduci i of the nort h -
western Pacific i
! ' ' ' I r?gulai
fixing mini) weight for ? arload
shipnn ?
V'iv-, Orders
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pro? tor Macl > . M to V. S. S
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Army Orders
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New York Girl 'Not for Sale,
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Bui Prince Falls for Film Plot
Scenario Vi riter ?Ions Slaved (?tu h tit Streets of Cairo
and hnnKMlintely Tilled Hero Offers Heirlooms
and Water of Nile for Fifth Wife, but Is Spurned
Every personally conducted tour to
the Levant during the last winter has
brought borne a romance, The Cunnrd
liner Carmania, which took a largo
crowd to the Mediterranean two months
ago. cam?- back yesterday upholding
. ? ? of the returning touris I
Thi?? romance, however, is nol con?
sidered much above the trivial ?las--,
for thi hero is an Egyptian prince
with four wives un?! a fairly well
stocked harem, and the heroine is a
young scenario writer of this city.
Th is is how it hap] ened
Scene Street.? of <'a ro.
Properties- Slave girl's dress, a glass
goblet containing water of the ?Nile,
rally-boo unmusical instruments, tring
of amber beads, another strin? of
amber beads, inn silver bracelets of
braided strands, one dull-edged scimi?
tar, a basket of hashish, one fat and
lively cobra, one cup of Oriental hair
oil and one scarlet turban.
Characters Prince Luk Fellah, Ejr.vp
Ship Men Believe
Subsidy Bill Will
Pities This Session
Effort Will Be Made Jo End
Democratic Filibuster in
ComniitteeHearingsl nless
Examination Is Curtailed
Confidence that the marine subsidy
bill will be enacted at the present ses- ;
sinn of ( ongress was expressed yes- t
terday by Winthrop T,. Marvin, vice
president of the American Steamship
Owners' Association, who has just re?
turned from the joint hearings in
ngton. Mr. Marvin said that if !
the cross-examination of witnesses is
??? ?1 to . uch an exent I hal ; he -
delay would endanger the hill the
i m m it tees will bold the hea ri ngs in ;
mornings, nfternoons and evenings to
expedite the testimony.
???chlesinger, general counsel
for the- Shi; p ?:.: Board, who was in
New York yesterday, said that there
is no doubt the bill will pass the
House speedily with a large majority,
but that consideration of the bonus and
tariff in the Senate#may result in con?
siderable delay (here for the marine
measure.
Several shipping men estimate that
th? vote for the bill in the Senate will
be about fifty to forty in favor, with
several Republicans voting against it
and an equal number of De3iiocrats
for it. The majority in the House is
considered to be so large that detailed j
calculations have not been made.
It is believed ben- that there will
be ampie time for consideration .?f the
marine bill before Congress adjourns
for the summer and to prepare for the
fall elections.
The executive committee of the
ship owners' association will meet !
laj to make a final draft of its
? ? commei dai ions for i h ,i::'- - in t i;?- !
bill. This will be follow? ?' oon by a
meeting of tiie i erchanl ma3 ?31c joint
nittei
2,500 Boys i<: Marhlr iiontcrl
I'?'? t hou - and five hund red bo
7-pen a marble shooting conti ' n :'
fourteen playground; of ,Ter.-?e\ City
to-morrow under the auspice: of Di
of Parks A. Harry Moore. The ;
contesl will last for a week. The Ro?
tar?, Club has offered fourteen medal;
for the ?.?.inner-: ai each playground
and another of ko!?1 for the youth pro?
claimed champion of the city.
Weather Rep-ori
l.?>e!il Forecnisl. Kai ?iivl ?armer
ii'l ?urinal
eraIe. variaI - ne sou11
..e cl SOUtl
t..?ni! Official llccord. Th? fe
of fiel I roe, I : ? : W'eat 11 : RurMil
? ? - temperature ?luring the ., -1
twi nty tour houi e omparison with the
corro? ponding dato of lap! ? >s ;
1922 IS.'il 1 '?? ? f>21.
; J a. m '?' 7 p : 1 .v. ? i
' a m . . 41 ? p. m . r,l .? j
41 \ '? 1 m i'- ?7?n
12 nooi b'.ni I p m . . -17 F>8
Highest temperature yesterday, 57 dr
? ' - - (at ' If p m 1 : low ? si '? '? d< see...?
la?* 6 n m.); average F.0 degrees; average
'?'.lat? last year, ! ? degr? ? >: average
same (jat, r,,,- thirty-three years. 18 de
?
lliiniiilily
s a. m Sf? 1 p m ;,?? ; r, m. . . , 60
Barometer Rending*
General Weiitlier Conditions
WASHINGTON, April If I'll? ci
ivhlch ? ? centra I night over
' the ? ?hio Valley pass d rapidly east n aril
?1 nd has disappear! d oft the ee ?
h nal tended t?\ showers n it]
? ? four hours In tie middle Atlantie
1 'einl s'"?\- England states il ? . u horn p?n
of th region of tin Great Lakes, the
? Mm, Valle y, r? niiesso? and east Oui
statei
'? ' ither rl -1 urha nee had !'.- ? ?? nter ' o
night o\ ? ? eastern 1 '0I01 ado, ?. henee
? . - ? northeastward it I,., I 1 n
? .- ? a rise temp (un . ?
? tes and th. Ohio and
ti.-l t has been fol
- 1 . ......
? hi Rocky Mee?,m.lins and
? .. ii: North 1 iakots an?l
Rains were also re -
nth north Pai ?tie eoi I
In thi midd \l title and New Eng
' dates the w - n ? her v III be fair to
I - ba ' ? M ?i : . .vil ? ? .
1 temper?! ?jr? In the south Allant
?.,-?'. Gulf states the weather will !,<> parti?,
m?j>i ?..-.-. a ?i ' M ?nday, ?? ? '
rature, but n Uli a likelihood of
thunder showers Monday in the east Gull
? Finu-f? In Tennessee, thi Oh 0 Vi
ih" lower lake region i he weathei ' :
partly cloudy and warme r ?? morro and
u , with showers Mondaj
In th< upp? r lake region the
? ie cloudy ? ? uppei
Michigan -: . - ;. ? lolei
< n Mor da her will a Iso Ik ? orn?
coolei ?Jonds tl , ?.vei Ohio Valle.?
nnd T ??--?? .
Forecast 1?? Districts. 3. ? ?
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to-da ? fair and
.va r nier
Western 1 ' : - snd western Nev
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inn revolutionist; Miss Dorothy l'ar?
um, young American scenario jwriter.
argument Mt-sa Furnum purchases
black silk dress and appears in it on
streets of Cairo. She is followed to
hotel by rabble, including retainers of
the Prince, who sepks introduction.
She consents. Prince offers to buy
her, calling attention to fact that sh??
v . i slave girl's dross. Ho is re
pulsed, after which lu> pleads tor be
trothal. Offers timber beads, brace?
lets, family heirlooms and goblet con
taining water of the Nile. Bids
scenario writer drink of the water
from N'i'.e, saying: "All who drink this
water will return to hanks of the
Nile."
Scenario writer smiles upon prince:
says she will think it over and hastens
to Carmfl lia, which brings her homo to
New York, Scenario writer has not
yet cabled answer to Egyptian yrincc.
Scene -' Hollywood. Calif.
Additional characters in romance
nee Vloham? d Ali Ibrihim and Blink
Mc< loski .. pugilist of Philadelphia
and secretary to Prince Mohamed,
To bo continued.
Steamship Lines Open
Navigation on Lakes
?\><i Ships Sail From Chicago
lo Doiroil; Two More Will
I eave i o-day
CHICAGO, April 15. Opening of
navigation between Chicago and oast
crn lake ports is planned to-day with
the sailing of the steamers VV. P.
Cowan and Renown, with ?>il and gaso?
line, for Detroit. The vessels will be
followed Sunday, according to present
arrangements, by the steamers Otto
and Richard Race, which will sail from
South Chicago for Buffalo with grain.
It is estimated hero that 40.000,000
tons of ore will move*'from Lake Su?
perior to eastern lake ports this sea?
son, this comparing with 23,000,000 tons
last suison and the record of 68,000,000
t on s in I '.'1 ?-.
fee impeded the progress of the
steamer \V. A. Reiss from Ashtabula,
Ohio, with coa!, as it passed through
the -trails of Mackinaw yesterday, ac?
cording to word received lure.
SAULT STE. MARIE, Mich., April 15.
The Davis lock here was filled this
morning in preparation for the up
bound arrival of the steamer Charles
C. Jenkins, expected to be the tirst
boat to pass here this season. Ice con?
ditions are favorable for a fairly rapid
passage.
Federal Ship C,o. Lowest
Bidder on Two Vessels
The Federal Shipbuilding Company,
of K%arny, X. .1., was the lowest bid?
der on one or two vessels to be con
structed by the Merchants' and Miners'
Company for operation on the South
Atlantic coast. The company offered
?874.?00 as against the highest bid.
thai of tin- William Cramp & Sons
ip and Engine Building Company, of
i .... oo I .? I
tcai ei'F arc lo be 368 fer t in
length. I'.) f? ' draft, 12 knots, four
steel deck ! 3?, have" accommoda?
tions ?'.o- 20i) - -ri';,-; passengers.
Award ol the ?. nti act s is expected in
about two weeks.
Seel* Better School Books
V? iih ?American Ideals
CHICAGO, April 15. Members of the
Illinois Society, Daughters of 1812,
next week will call on the national
chapter of the organization in SVash
ingl i to institute an investigation of
histories, readers and other books used
?in t ho publ ic ;< hoi.is.
!'? olul b . adopted by the Illinois
chap?i r di dared I hat t ic teaching of
an ideal . msly hampered
b.\ : ?i improper treatment ol heroic
and sacrifices of the ea rly pa ?
I riot by texl now in use.
Wilson (lo. Buys FrcijSfhlor
Tin '.' ilson Transi! Company, of
(.".]< .eland, has placed an order with
the Great F,akes Engineering Work;..
ol" Ecorse, Mich., for a bulk freighter.
: This is to be a ship of 12,500 tons dead
I weight carrying capacity, and will be
605 feet long, 60 feet wide and 32 feet
in depth.
Jtid^e Brentano, New U.S.
Envoy to Hungary, Sails
ministers to Poland and Portu?
gal Depart on the America
and Homeric
Judge Theodore Brentano, n well
known jurist of Chicago, who was re?
cently appointed United States Min?
ister to Hungary, ?ailed yesterday on
tiie steamship America, of the United
States Cines, for Bremen, to assume
the duties of his new post at Budapest.
He said the field was new to him. bul
that he was prepared for the task and
would accept whatever came his way
with a hopeful philosophy.
"I am going to Hungary in a recep?
tive mood." lie said, "and 1 hope to
make useful observations. I nm proud
of my appointment, but 1 have no idea
v.tat my lot will be. By that 1 mean I
do not know what conditions are await
in?: me and I do not really know what
will be expected of me. However, 1
shall keep my eyes open for all sorts of
useful impressions.''
Another traveler on the America was
Hugh Gibson, American Minister to Po?
land, who recently came over on leave
with Mrs. Gibson.
On the White Star liner Homeric,
which sailed yesterday for Cherbourg
and Southampton, were Monsigjior C. A.
O'Hern, rector of the American College
in Rome; Miss Gloria Swanson, the mo?
tion picture actress; Lieutenant Colo?
nel Sir Maurice Alexander, Frederick
Morris Dearing, the newly appointed
minister to Portugal; E. .1. Berwind,
the coal operator; Prince Miguel do
B i'a can /.a, Edward Rascovar, Pablo
Casals, the cellist; Professor Henry
Fielding Reid, of Johns Hopkins Uni?
versity, and W. H. Hurst.
Pershing Speeds Baek to
Capital for Conference
Departs From Atlantic City
Hurriedly After Receiving
Delegation of Veterans
Special Dispatch lo The Tribune
ATLANTIC CITY, April L5.?Express?
ing regret at not having an opportunity
to greet the ex-service tuen of Atlantic
City and vicinity. General .lohn J,
Pershing sped away from the resort
at noon to-day in answer to an urgent
?summons from Washington for a con?
ference of army officials.
Looking as if the short vacation here
liad done him much good, the General
received a small delegation of ex-serv
| ice men at the Seaview Golf Club. just.
i prior to his departure. With a repu
: tation for a remarkable memory in the
i recognition of men who served with
? him in France, General Pershing was
quick to extend his hand to Captain
(?'red Hickman, 319th Infantry, of the
8th Division, and Captain Hiram Steel
man, ??f 112th Field Artillery. 29th Di?
vision.
Captain Hickman told the General
that much interest is being displayed
in this section of New Jersey over the
contemplated reorganization of the 78th
Division, and the formation of the
luir reserve army authorized in the
Federal defense act.
General Pershing said it was his in?
tention to return t.c Atlantic City
within the next ten days.
-?
Milton Will Start in the
Golden Gate Auto Hace
SAN FRANCISCO, April 15. Tommy
Milton, national automobile speedway
champion, who was reported barred
from future Pacific Coast lviops, will
drive in the Golden Gate Derby to?
morrow at San Carlos. Milton made
this announcement on his arrival in
San Francisco yesterday.
In support of his declaration. D. V.
Nicholson. California representative of
the contest hoard of the American
Automobile Association, announced he
had received word from William
Schimpff, chairman of the board, that
Milton's Durant car was haired, but
that Milton himseif was eligible for all
Pacific Coast race.;.
-.-??-,?
?World's Fiiile Record
Is Claimed for Locke
FRESNO, Calif., April In. M. C. Har
? ris, of the Dinuba, Calif., school faculty,
? announces he will claim the world's
record in the junior national rifle asso
i ciatiori for William Locke, a major in
the Dinuba High School Cadet' Bat?
talion, a- soon a - the necessary affi
davits and used targets have been for?
warded to the adjutant general of the
. state.
Locke made 644 consecutive buUs
1 eyes Tuesday afternoon, using a stand
| ard ,22-caliber rifle and shooting on a
j regulation 50-foot range. lie began
I shooting at 12:45 p. m. and tired until
I 5:20 p. m.
I Spectacular Wheat
Rise Si arts Wild
Flurry im Chicago
?One Report Tells of Titanic
Struggle for ilnniro! of
Millions of Bushels, With
Patten, Armours involved
CH1G VGO, April 15. With shorts
struggling desperately to cover con?
tracts a spectacular rise In May wheat
to-day precipitated one of the wildest
i scramble? seen on the Hoard of Trade
'since the days of war lime contracts.
j The flurry, which seul May wheat up
8V& lo ;t cents, resulted, according to
reports, from a titanic strugg'e for the
control of millions of bushels of the
main.
Among those mentioned as taking
part in the contest were .James A. Pat?
ten, Arthur Cuiten, Julius Barnes, two
Winnipeg men and the Armour Grain
Company. Other report , however, at?
tributed the sharp advance in price to
a W'v York exporter and foreign buy?
ing,
The market opened dull! It became
apparent early, however, th at there was
no big sunply of when) l'or i ale and
the congestion and excitement in?
creased as advances ran into stop-loss
I buying order?.
Kastein and exporl interests became
interested as they saw the embarras?
ment of the hears and as a result of
the competitive buying orders rushing
in from outside points the local pit
shorts woe- caught in n vise, their
struggle te? cover being shown in n late
rally of three tn four points on top of
the early advance.
Meanwhile rumors told of effort? be?
ing made to rush wheat from the Mis?
souri River markets to Chicago to
apply on sales. However the bulls, or
. longs, were said to be banking on the
shortage of storage space u> nccommo
, date the grain, thi- being expected to
handicap efforts of the ?horts to bring
* in enough wheat to meet the demand
and break n corner, if ?uch a thing
exists.
Certain interests were ?aid to have
, 1,300,000 busheis of wheat a! Kansas
City which they wer?' trying to bring
into Chicago. In addition vessel bot?
toms were said lf> have been chartered
for the transportation of l-.00O.000
bushels from Dulutli to Chicago, which,
it was said, might mean tue moving of
some Minneapolis wheat to this
i market.
Another rum?"' said that there wen
| -25,0(10,Din? bushels of wheat in the
' hands of the big Eastern interest - being
held for May delivery, bul dispatches
from Eastern dealers credited much of
the holdings to foreign account.
Officials of the Board of Trade, how?
ever, scoffed at all these stories.
Allies" Anthems to King
?From Louvain Library
YviH H<- Heard Hourly Near
New Structure's Be?fry, Say?
Belgian Ambassador
Chimes rivalling those of the his
; tori?- belfries of the world will ring out
each hour the national enthems of the
' Allies from the belfry of the new $1,
000,000 library of tlie University of
! Louvain. said liaron de Cartier, Bel
; ?rian Ambassador, in a message to the
i American people yesterday.
It is Cardinal Mercier's hope, de?
clared the ambassador, that the edifice,
on which construction has been author?
ized, will stand as "a monument of pro?
test against barbarism and as an ar?
senal of civilized faith and aspiration."
Crowning the library, it was said,
will be ;? balustrade' bearing the arms
of the United States and Belgium.
Funds for its erection are being raised
by 010 colleges and universities of Ciis
country, headed by Columbia, and Dr.
Nicholas Murray Butler, president of
Columbia, who is chairman of the Na?
tional Committee of the United States
for the Restoration of the University
of Louvain, has authorized the begin
: nine of construction, although the fund
is not yet complete.
Seek Camp Applicants
Campaign for Citizens1 Train?
ing Begins Next Week
An extensive program providing for
the use of bands, street p i ides, mov?
ing pictures and addresses b,\ arm of
licor* ai public gatherings and meet
ings ;e.v? been arrange I for the ? an?
pr,i;:i! which begins .I week for op
plicants for the ??even Citi en ?' Mili
. tary 1 rain ing ( lamp wh ?eh will open
August :.'.
.Major General Robert L. Bullard,
. commanding the second corps area, has
s?t April :!:' apart as Veterans of For?
eign Wars Day on Governor's Island.
; and Mayor Hylan has officially set the
same date in honor of that organiza
1 1 ion ill the rit v.
"Plcsioaaurian Glide"
Threatens 11?<- "Shimmy"
New Terpsichorean Wrinkle
[''rum Buenos Ayrea Delights
Philadelphia Dancers
' PH1I \DEI PIMA, April t:, Fhiln
d''fil, a dancing teacher: hail with de
light ? ? from Ore nos Ayrc that a
ne i lerpischorean wrinkle, called the
pli , nur n n gl id', ha bee n in vented
am that ; h i.icw L i n goc i have been
i! ?' i ?-. i i! to I he Pat ngonian mom tei
fi ? wh?ch .'? rgentine naturali it - arc
. .
They u n ited today ! H s a y 11113 ! hat i f
h di net provi populur it vvil sound
the death knell ?,'' the "shimmy" and
its little sister the 'toddle."
The fact that the plesiosaurian glide
is done to tango filled one teacher with
hope, tinco popularise the tango, she
?aid, and something artistic will have
been accomplished. Jazz dancing is
dying, the teacher continued, and the
tango will mark the passing of music
that suggests feeding time at the zoo
or lightning striking a hardware store.
Another teacher said that he wel?
comed the innovation, but that the
name probably would have to be
changed to tit the vocabulary of the
dancing public. When told of the
pl(;sio8'it rns's alleged love for prehis?
toric mud, the teacher suggested "mud
turtle glide."
Brooklyn Poly Trackmen
Are sSo?u?d??.o; to Form
Tho track team of the Brooklyn
Polytechnic Institute is rapidly cetting
into form for the first event on its
schedule, which is the participation
in the "tnilo clay event at the Penn Re?
lay Carnival, on April 28 and 29, at
Philadelphia. The men who will repre?
sent Poly have not as yet been
picked. Those who ran on last year's
team, which took tlilrd place, were
!?'. Kraiscl, C. Krai-el, Nelson and Hor
ncr. It i- easily possible that Gries
man, a freshman, will succeed F.
Krai sei. In Poly's class this year there
will be some strong rivals, and victory
would give Poly the Technical College
mile relay championship.
The track schedule follows:
April 2S .,.; i ::>. Penn R, In . ? al Phlla ?
.leli hia.
May :l, (' C. N V ., ' I.ewl ? ihn Sta
, ilium.
May i ?". Stevens at Hotmken.
May 20, Muhlonberg at Pol- Field.
May 27 Cooper Union at Poly Field
Tom Boulger to Train
Athletes at Williams
WILLI AMSTOWN, April 15. The
Williams athletic council has named
Tom Boulger, of North Adams, as
trainer for the Purple athletic teams
, during the spring season. II, succeed.?
Bob Fowler, of Boston, formerly con?
nected with the Harvard ?raining staff,
who has gone to Brazil to follow the
same line of work. Fowler plans to
return in time for football next fall.
Boulger formerly served as "Doc".
Barrett's as: ?slant at Williams anil he
took the tatter's place as trainer while i
lie was absent in the service.
Oldest Retired \. > . Attorney
To Celebrate I02d Birthdav
GREAT DARRINGTON. Mass., April
l?. Washington Bisse!!, of this town.
the oldest retired attorney of the New
Vork State Bar, will celebrate hi- 102d
birthday Monday. Not. only is he the
dean of New York lawyers, past and
present, but he is also the oldest
alumnus of any American college, hav-j
ins graduated from Union College,:
Schenectady, N. Y., m 1846. He is the
oldest living member of Ohi Psi fra- j
ternity and is probably the oldest liv?
ing Mason in the United States. He
was born in Rochester, N. Y., on April
IT. 1820.
U\^)i School Teacher \% inner
i:* "Civility" Essay Contest
Agnes O'Gara Ruggeri, a teacher in
Julia Richman High School, was an?
nounced ye tcrday to he the winner of
the first prize of'$150 which tie- Fifth
Avenue Coach Company offered in a
"Civility" essay contest. She will get
$50 more which "Judge" offered as a
special prize for the winner.
Second prize. $100, goes to Alan St.
John Colthurst, of 1100 Fifth Avenue.
Alice M. Katz, of 3??37 Fdgecomb Ave?
nue, gets a special prize offered by the
United Cigar Stores, live $50 prizes,
five $25 prizes and several $10 and $5
prize ? also were given.
Harvard Athletes G-oinji South
i'A MBR1DGE, Mass., April 1.", - A
squad of thirty-seven Harvard athletes
will leave to-night on the Southern
? rip of ; he track team. It is planned
?o have several work-outs in Virginia
before the 'earn meets the University
of Virginia Wednesday. A meet with
the Naval Academy is set for the fol
t lowing (Ciy. The baseball squad will
leave here on the same train on its
Southern trip, in which the training
base will be established at Atlanta.
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"ConV?nien/iJJ near Fifth ,-lveiinc '
Navy Teams Prove?
Their Superiority
la Winter Sports
Midshipmen Vv l,<>:u\cv^ in
Wrestling, f> ymnastiog,
Fencing .???*? ^ ater Polo
ANNA I';?!,IS, Apt:! 15 Nava! Acad?
emy teams have ma nt lined in a nota?
ble degree this season the reputa
of the institution in e sport
four of the ?'?ven i,, ches in w'nich
t'h" midshipmen have competed it is
held that Iheir (supremacy cannol
contested. These an wrestling, gym
nn lies, fencing and water polo, (n two
more, hoxirig and Bwimming, their posi
lion is not below seeon?), and an excel?
lent, basketball team was maintained,
though several would rank .above it.
The Academy does not play hockey or
polo.
First honors were won with great
definiteness in gymnastics and fencing.
In both lines the midshipmen met and
defeated most of the strong teams in
dual meets, and then carried off first
place at the tournament of the Inter?
collegiate Gymnastic Association an-?
the Intercollegiate Fencing Association
j respectively.
That the Naval Academy had the
best wrestling team in the country can
Bcarcelj be denied. The fact that Cor?
nell won the rhampionship of the In?
tercollegiate Wrestling Association ear,
hardly be considered a factor, as the
: Naval Academy has frequently been
denied admission to that body. Also,
Cornell war, defeated in a dual meet by
Penn State, while the latter fell a vic?
tim to the midshipmen by six bouts to
on?-.
It is thought here ' hat. the Naval
3enm achieved the best, record thi?
ye:,i- in the history of college wrestling.
it engaged in eight matches, winning
five of them by seven straight vic?
tories, and the other three by six
bouts to one.
The Naval Academy played but three
games of water oolo, winning them ail,
but one of the victories was over the
j Princeton team, that instituion having
produced champion aggregations for a
number of past years. As the Navy
i was the only team to win from Prince?
ton, it claims first honors for the
season.
V. W. C. A. Meeting April 20
!..lOO Will Attend Convention
al Hot Springs. Ark.
The seventh annual convention of
the Y?>ung Women's Christian Asso?
ciation will be held in Hot Springs.
Ark., beginning April JO and ending
April 27.
In addition to discussing questions
intimately connected with association
life, the convention will turn its atten?
tion largely te a discussion of interna?
tional peace. One thousand five hun?
dred women from all parts of the
United States will attend. There also
will be a delegation of fifteen women
from South America. China and Japan
v. ill also be represented.
East Side Business \ff.n
Launch Drive With gn
Crusade Aims to Corree! ?
pression That District fvW
resents City Slants
A national drive to feature tfu ,..
mercial, civic and social activitu. '.
the Fast Side ?? as launched last ni 2
at a ball given under the ausn
the Downtown Chamber of Cottn
in the grand ballroom ?.; :].?' ?f'"
Astor. 'W'
The purpos? of the drive it to
stroy the prevailing impression th?
the Fast. Side melting pot repres?*?
the "slums of New York." The mov?'
ment is under ?he super ision ol H*Y
H. Schlacht, pre.;.!.r- ,, ^^
town ''ham';?',- of ' ommerce.
Ben Greenspan vi cl a rman of th.
ball committee. Among th< boxbold?
at the affair were Judges ftosalsk
Koenig, Mancuso, Vfulqueei and "'
ley. of the Court of Get eral '-"?'?inn.'
and Supreme Court Justices RohT
Wagner and John r'.n]. *"*
Many city official? i*ere ?rtt^t
eluding Acting Mayor Collins p0l!L
Commissioner Enrig I Healtli Co?
missioner ' ? ? mission?. ?*
Accounts " :. F re Commis,
Drennan ;, ,.
and Structures Whalen. " '
\lliany Pastor Enrolled
In Order of Constantin,
ALBANY. April i :,. T .<? Rev r
lier Vv iHiam r. O < astor of ii
Patrick'- Chur< - a l>eVn ??
rolled by the author ti< - f the Chortti
of Rome as s member of the Order '
Constantine with the title of Mob?
fenor, ?t wa ? anno g. . jj ..
bership carries with it memberghi, Jfl
the Holy See. fM
It is believed that it ~. the firs* ? 1
an American, other than a Cardinal?
a prelate, has been honored w - tl
ecclesiastical degree ( ' * ? arder"
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Louis Berg is now
showing new imported
fabrics for exclusive
Sports Costume?. Tai?
lored to one's individ?
ual requirements of
line and coior?$125.
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745 FIFTH AVENUE
Golden Anniversary Festival
Begins Tomorrow
EVERY ITEM IN THIS SALE IS MARKED BELOW
COST. AT COST OR SLIGHTLY ABOVE COST
nrOMORROW at the stroke of nine our doors
* will open wide to greet you, our guests, at
our birthday festivities.
We are ready. Every department has pre?
pared a suitable welcome for you in Golden
Specials.
Only a few of our large number of unpre?
cedented Golden Specials are listed below.
Let us mail you a copy of our Anniversary
Bulletin, which is chock full of tvondertul
money-saving opportunities.
Men'?; Good Quality Silk
Ties.
Men's Woven Madras
Shirts.
Men's Linen Handker?
chiefs .
Women's Linen Hand?
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Sport Silks, 39 in. . yd.
Georgette Crepes. 39 in.
Marabou Silk - Lined
Capes ....
Rcpetti's Chocolates, lb
Enamelled Scrap Ba
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Men's ?3'.fcrds and High
Sho?*s, fine quality
Women's Oxfords and
Pumps.
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Men's Two - T r o u s e
Su: is
Boys' Norfolk Suits .
Women's Waists
Boys' Baseball Uniform
Couch Hammocks
Console Phonographs
Axminster Rugs, 9x12
4-piece Bedroom Su'te $125.00
10-piece Dining Room
Suite $125.00
Gilt Photo Frame _ ?5c
100-piece Gold Matt Band
D'nne*. Set
Electric Floor Lamps
Coiee Percolators
Men's Onyx Silk Hos
Women's fine Silk Los
Cowhide Boston Bags
524.75
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erican and World.
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