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^vfTVarieties of Mat
gouts Slated Tonight
.arrs Marshall To Meet In
Main Match; Hader, Little
Beaver To Tangle
-fight's mat program at Le
. „ stadium will offer two vane
s'0 o£ wrestling—the scientific
tieS and the back-room brawling
'ind, the American Legion, spon
k" ’ , tv.e card, announced last
sort ot tne
"rhe main bout which will send
, "nv Marrs, former world
j0" o against Floyd Marshall,
mm of the ring and boomed as
' of the leading heavyweights in
°”C country, is expected to be a
and clever exhibition of
p5tlint? skill.
nn the other hand, the match
" een Jack Hader, of Wyoming,
, chie£ Little Beaver, the Chero
Indian, is expected to reveal
every trick of the better or worse
variety known to the grappling
Roy Piner, the 215-pound ex
boxer, has been named as the
referee for the bouts and Piner in
accepting, the assignment exhibited
no qualms about the semi-final
bout. “I’ll take care of ’em,’’ he
said, referring to Hader and Little
Beaver, but fans in general have
their doubts if anyone can handle
either of the two.
Marshall and Marrs, both known
to mat fans here, are among the*
leading exponents of the manly art
in the eastern sector of the coun
try and their match tonight is ex
pected to be one of the highlights
in wrestling offered in Wilmington
in several weeks.
As a curtain-raiser to the mat
performance, the Legion will also
sponsor a four-round boxing match.
Doors to the exhibit building at
the stadium will open at 7:30
o’clock and the first bout will get
under way at 8 o’clock.
Training Camp Briefs
ORLANDO, Fla., March
Manager Bucky Harris announced
| todav the starting lineup for the
! senators’ first game of the Grape
| fru|t circuit against the New York
I Giants Sunday.
Three of the infielders will be
Jimtnys—JVasdell at first, Blood
worth" at second and Pofahl at short
i 5top. Cecil Travis, last year’s
i backstop, will go to third.
In right field, Harris will use the
j hard-hitting Buddy Lewis, convert
\ infielder. George Case will be
jB center field, and Gerald Walker
aJ left. Jake Early will go behind
the bat, replacing the veteran Rick
i starting pitchers will be Sidney
! Hudson, rookie who won 24 and lost
4 games in the Florida league last
■ ear; Joe Krakauskas, the wild Li
thuanian, and Paul GShrman, who
was drafted from Albany.
AVALON, Calif., March 4.—(jP)—
Manager Gabby Hartnett of the
iiiicago Cubs, heading for his 19th
season in the majors, said today
he hoi ed to be behind the plate
when his club opens the campaign
next month. After that, however,
A! Todd will do the bulk of the
backstopping and rank as No. 1
Cub receiver, Hartnett said.
PASADENA. Calif,, March 4.—(Ah
-Much as Manager Jimmy Dykes
would like to see his Chicago Whitq
Sox beat the Chicago Cubs in their
exhibition tour beginning March 14,
he's going to risk taking a trim
ming in favor of testing his rookies
tinder fire.
Bob Kennedy, young third base
man, will be tried regularly at the
hot corner, Dykes said, with Jimmy
Webb working at shortstop and Don
Kolloway at second.
FORT MYERS, Fla., March 4.—
tb-Oscar Vitt, Cleveland manager,
is so fearful Bob Feller might hurt
his pitching arm in the Mareh 17
Ali-Star game at Tampa that he
said today he would appeal against
using the Iowa youth more than
one inning.
“That will be much too early to
ask Feller to bear down the way
he naturally would in a game of
that kind,” declared Vitt. “I asked
Bob how he felt about it, and he
said he thought one inning would
be his limit.”
TAMUA, .March 4.—iJP)—The first
time in three years, rain washed
out a drill session for the National
league champion Reds today.
An all-night downpour made the
field too soggy for morning work.
But, under a hot afternoon sun
three infield crews cavorted through
routine pepper-ball and later took
turns at the plate. Long-range
honors went to Frank McCormick
and his unrelated ‘‘namesake,”
First “game” of the season is
scheduled tomorrow, between regu
lars and a Yannlgan nine — and
there is prospect of a double-header
if Manager Bill McKecbnie can
string together four full teams.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas, March 4.
—t®—Rip Radcliff, outfielder ob
tained from the Chicago White Sox
in a winter trade, was on hand for
the St. Louis Browns’ first squad
workout today, leaving only Har
lond Clift, Don Heffner, Myril Hoag
and joe Glenn among the ab
Manager Fred Hafey put the men
through a long batting stretch and
the younger lnfielders were drilled
in picking up grounders.
4.—(jp)—Manager Ray Blades direct
ed his big St. Louis squad in a
brisk workout today then observed
that only Johnny Mize and Jimmy
Brown could be classified as “sure
He said he would not look criti
cally at any of his players until
they had a good chance to iron ou't
muscular kinks.
CLEARWOTER Fla., March 4.—
(iP) — The Brooklyn Dodgers held
their first nine-inning game of the
training season today and the team
led by Coach Chuck Dressen de
feated Manager Leo Durocher’s
squad lg to 5. Sam Nahem, a
Brooklyn boy who pitched for Nash
ville last year, was the victim of
most of the scoring. Nineteen bat
ters faced him in one inning and
Pete Coscarart made three appear
ances at the plate.
4.—<*P>—Outfielders Tommy Henrich,
Mike Chartak and Bill Matheson
and First Baseman Babe Dahlgren
reported to the New York Yankees
today and Manager Joe McCarthy
received word that Red Ruffing,
right hand pitching ace, had signed
his contract and would leave his
home at Long Beach, Cal., imme
Except for holdouts Red Rolfe
and Joe DIMaggio the Yank.ee squad
is complete and McCarthy was able
to hold an infield drill with Dahl
gren, Joe Gordon and Frank Cro
setti,’ three regulars, and Buddy
Blair taking Rolfe's place at third.
He also sent the pitchers through
a lively fielding practice.
mackmen drill
ANAHEIM, Calif., March 4.—(A>>
—Connie Mack sent his Philadelphia
Athletics through their longest
spring training driH today. The ses
sion consisted of hitting and field
practice; pepper games and flying
• ...soothe bruises, too. Use a
comforting dressing of pure, white
Morolme. Keep it handy for such
Noted Home Economist*
For Use In The
Are From Our
Regular Stock of High
Grade Merchandise
•odd Furuj. Co.
More Than 100 Gallons Of
Liquor Captured By Of
ficers During Week
WHITEVILLE, March 4 _ More
than 100 gallons of whiskey and sev
eral stills have been captured by
Columbus county officers in a series
of raids during the past week.
Last Thursday night Deputies D.
D. Co* and T. C. Butler picked up
George Walters, Brooklyn negro,
with 30 gallons of whiskey. He was
in the Seven Creeks section of the
county, in Bug Hill township.
Going back into the same terri
tory on Friday, Sheriff Jack Stanley,
and Deputies W. H. Bullard and H.
V. Shaw captured a still and 10 gal
lons of whiskey.
On Saturday officers went back to
the same section and arrested Har
vey Buck, and captured 90 gallons
of whiskey. Raiding officers were
Bud Stephens and T. C. Butler.
During the week-end, T. c. Butler
and N. G. Butler destroyed a still
in the Dulah area and poured out
three barrels of beer.
Mrs. PaulF. Kibler
Dies In Charleston
Mrs. Paul F. Kibler, 26, of
Charleston, S. C-, formerly of Wil
mington, died at her home there
Sunday night at lo o'clock after a
short illness.
She is survived by her husband,
who is connected with the engi
neering department of the U. S.
civil service; one daughter, Frances
Ann Kibler; and one son, William
Paul Kibler, all of Charleston.
Funeral services will be held
Wednesday afternoon at 3:30 o’clock
from Stuhr’s Funeral home in
Charleston. Burial will be in Beth
any cemetery in that city.
Mrs. Kibler was born in Hender
son, Kentucky, and was the daugh
ter of Otto Stoddard and Goldie
Martin, She lived in Wilmington
for several years and was a mem
ber of the Baptist church.
Wounded Man Treated
At Columbus Hospital
WHITEVILLE, March 4.—Alex
McClinton, negro, shot yesterday
by R. P. Smith, negro, of the
Springhill section, is being treated
for his wounds in Columbus county
hospital here.
Smith said McClinton was ad
vancing upon him with a gun
when he opened fire.
SON, $400 A WEEK
(Continued From Page One)
Robert S. Burns and Milan Medi
Coupling his decision with a criti
cism of the polo-playing Mdivani,
Judge Dockwieler said:
“It is most singular to note that
he would spend substantial sums
for distant relatives and friends
abroad but, with respect to his own
flesh and blood, he made no con
tribution for many years, other
than a few paltry dollars he gave
to his wife for their son’s needs.
“This is indeed something the
ocurt can hardly understand, for
which the defendant gave no ade
quate explanation.”
Miss Murray sued Mdivani for
$1,000 a month to enable her to
establish a home for the son who
was given, under a New York court
order, to neutral persons until she
could maintain a suitable home.
The blonde Miss Murray testified
she spent all her funds in a battle
to save the boy’s life during a
critical illness three years ago. She
had complained that Mdivani dis
sipated her funds whilo ther were
marired, and that although she
was worth $3,000,000 in 1926, 10
years later she had spent three
nights on a bench in New York’s
Central Park penniless.
(Continued From Page One)
through last Thursday $4,100 had
been received in North Carolina and
had been forwarded to the Finnish
The campaign for funds is en
tirely a voluntary one, Marshall
pointed out, and provides indivi
duals with an opportunity “to aid
our little sister democracy in its
fight against the aggressive force of
a dictatorship.”
Finland, he pointed out, of all the
nations which borrowed money from
the United States during the last
World war has kept its promise of
repaying that debt as it fell due.
Contributions to the fund, he said,
will be received at the Peoples
Savings Bank and Trust company,
the Wilmington Savings Bank and
Trust company, the , Security Na
tional bank and at the Star-Kews
shagging; and a long drill for pitch,
ers in fielding bunts, covering first
base on grounders along the right
field line and holding runners to
their bases.
MIAMI BEACH, Fla., March 4.—
IP)—Mdrrie Arnovich, -one of the Na
tional league’s leading hitters in
1939, showed up at the Phillies’
training camp today 24 hours ahead
of schedule and in the tip of condi
Manager Bill Terry, of the
Slants, conferred with President
3erry Nugent of the Phils and later
ieclared he had failed in an effort
:o obtain Pitcher Kirby Higbe of
:he Phils in a trade. Nugent de
dined comment.
(Continued From Page One)
WASHINGTON, March 4. — (JP) —
Weather bureau records of tempera
ture and rainfall for the 24 hours end
ing 8 p. m., in the principal cotton
growing areas and elsewhere:
Station High Low Free.
Alpena, cloudy _ 40 31 0.00
Asheville, cloudv_ 49 41 0.17
Atlanta, clear _ 55 44 O.Oo
Atlantic City, cloudy _ 42 40 1.02
Birmingham, clear i_ 58 43 0.00
Boston, rain _ 34 32 0.39
Buffalo, rain _ 34 35 0.23
Burlington, snow_ 35 30 0.24
Chicago, cloudy _ 35 33 0.00
Cincinnati, rain _ 40 38 0.32
Cleveland, snow_ 34 32 0.14
Dallas, cloudy _ 62 37 0.00
Denver, clear _ 48 30 0.12
Detroit, cloudy _ 35 33 0.07
Duluth, cloudv _ 35 29 0.00
El Paso, cloudy _ 60 42 0.00
Galveston, cloudy_ 67 51 0.00
Havre, cloudy _ 48 27 0.00
Jacksonville, cloudy _ 77 57 0.00
Kansas City, cloudy . 36 31 0.00
Key West, cloudy_ SO 69 0.00
Little Rock, cloudy _ 62 46 0.00
Los Angeles, cloudy - 76 53 0.00
Louisville, cloudy 42 38 0.01
Memphis, cloudy_ 49 43 0.00
Meridian, cloudy _ 58 40 0.00
Miami, cloudy _ __ SO 67 0.00
Minn.-St. Paul, cloudy 35 28 0.00
Mobile, cloudy _ 68 48 0.00
New Orleans, cloudy . 68 55 0.00
New York, snow_ 39 32 0.15
Norfolk, cloudy _ 60 46 0.03
Pittsburgh, snow _ 36 36 0.33
Portlnnd. Ore., cloudy 56 48 0.56
Portland, Me., cloudy 34 26 0.24
Richmond, cloudy_ 62 39 0.21
St. Louis, cloudy_ 40 37 0.00
San Antonio, cloudy . 69 54 0,00
San Francisco, cloudy 68 54 0.00
Savannah, clear _ 70 52 0.00
Tampa, cloudy _ 74 64 O.OS
Vicksburg, cloudy ... 62 43 0.00
Washington, cloudy _ 51 37 0.26
Wilmington, clear _ 62 54 0.01
(Continued From Page One)
—like rooks falling—and a
rapping on the roof.”
“I hope I never have to go
through that feeling again,”
she said. “Even my husband
was scared.. We would stand
in one place and then in an
other. We didn’t know what to
do or where to go.”
Mrs. W'assil Katalinas, who
stuffed rags in cracks the
settling opened in walls of her
home, commented:
“It was awful. We thought
it was the end of the world.”
Borough and state police
roped off the area affected and
volunteer patrols guarded
against fires. Water was shut
off because the pumping plant
is in the section that sunk.
The noise continued intermit
tently for four hours. The set
tling went on slowly from 2
a. m. until noon, then appar
ently stopped.
There was little hope, how
ever, that the subsidence was
permanently ended.
Joseph Gladsky, a representa
tive of the United Mine Work
ers, said the settling probably
would continue at least two
GREELEY, Colo., March 4.—UP)—
Thomas J. Wilson, 51-year-old WPA
worker who pleaded guilty to a
charge of bigamy, was sentenced to
day to serve two years in prison and
fined $250.
KIBLER. — The relatives and
friends of Mr. and Mrs. Paul F.
Kibler, formerly of Wilmington,
are invited to attend the funeral
services of the latter at Stuhr’s
Funeral home Wednesday after
noon at 3:30 o’clock. Interment
will follow in Bethany cemetery,
Charleston, S. C. Mrs. Kibler Is
survived by her husband, one
daughter, Frances Ann Kibler,
and one son, William Paul Kib
ler, of Charleston, S. C. She is
the daughter of Otto Stoddard, of
Henderson, Kentucky, and Goldie
'Martin, mother, also of Hender
son, Kentucky. Arrangements by
Stuhr’s Funeral home, Charleston,
S. C.
CALDER — Funeral services for
Mrs. Alice London Calder, 92,
widow of William Calder, who
died at her residence, 311 North
Third street Monday morning,
will be held Tuesday afternoon
at 4:30 from St. James’ Episco
pal church, with the Rev. Morti
mer Glover officiating. Interment
will follow in Oakdale cemetery.
Pallbearers will be, honorary:
Burke Bridgers, Louis Moore,
Theo. Empie, George Kidder,
Alex Sprunt, and Ed Wood. Ac
tive: Richard Meares, George
Thomas, Marion James, George
Rountree, Jr., Allen Whitehead,
and John Murchison.
When a cold wJL««
strikes with miseries , '
of muscular aches COldt misery
aroundchestorback, i •
or with nasal misery ttCMS Ul
... rub the chest, chest mUSCUS
back and throat with
quick-melting Pene
tro — fast - working,
active, powerful as a counter-irritant
because extra-medicated. Place Penetro in
hot water and inhale vapors. These meas
ures soothe irritated, congested, inflamed
membrane, loosen phlegm, ease coughing,
ease local congestion, ease chest tightness,
and promote comfort and rest which is one
of Nature’s best aids in making you forget
you ever had a cold. Count on Fenetro.

(Continued From Page One)
dually, it granted the employe
signers a five per cent wage in
crease and other benefits and bound
them In return not to strike or to
demand a union agreement.
The Labor board, ruling in a pro
ceeding started by an AFL union
before the contract was signed, or
dered the company to desist from
giving effect to it and to bargain
with the union upon request. The
firm fought the order principally on
two grounds:
1- That the board failed to make
the employes who signed the con
tract a party to the action.
2. That the complaint on which
the board was acting made no alle
gations against the contract, which
had developed afterwards.
The court, in a 15-page decision
by Justice Stone, said on the first
point that the board’s function was
not to adjudicate private rights
but to effectuate the public policy
of the Wagner act and that in its
proceedings there was ‘‘little scope
or need for the traditional rules
governing the joinder, of parties in
litigation determining private
rights.” On the second point, the
court held that the negotiation of
the contract was a continuation of
the unfair labor practices alleged in
the original complaint.
"Here the right asserted by the
board is not one arising upon or
derived from the contracts between
petitioner and its employees,” Stone
wrote. “The board asserts a public
right vested in it as a public body,
charged in the public interest with
the duty of preventing unfair labor
‘‘The public right and the duty
extend not only to the prevention
of unfair labor practices by the em
ployer in the future, but to the pre
vention of his employment of any
advantage which he has gained by
violation of the act . . . Obviously
employers cannot set at naught the
National Labor Relations act by in
ducing their workmen to agree not
to demand performance of the
duties which it imposes . .
(Continued From Page One)
New York city, when 800 fire alarm
boxes went out of commission.
Some 7,856 Bronx telephones also
were out of order and thousands of
homes were without lights.
Police roped off the 50-story Gen
eral Electric building in Manhat
tan because of an accumulation of
ice at the top.
The park department estimated
65,000 trees had been damaged in
Upper Manhattan and the Bronx
alone and that it would take $600,
000 to $700,000 to repair them.
At least three deaths—two traf
fic fatalities in New Jersey Sunday
night and a Pennsylvania man who
touched a live wire blown down by
the storm—were reported. Besides,
there were many traffic accidents
and mishaps involving pedestrians
who found the going difficult.
(Continued From Page One)
planes Saturday, with one more re
ported “certainly” to have been
brought down by the British and
two more "probably” by the French
(Continued From Page One)
mise" the relations fixed by that
Despite attempts In some British
circles to treat the note as more
or less a formality required by
Italian prestige, authoritative Ital
ians did not disguise the seriousness
of the coal blockade from the Ital
ian viewpoint.
While the note emphasized the
coal blockadefl it went further and
struck at contraband control gen
erally and bristled with charges of
(Continued From Page One)
rines were operating off the West
The 4,862-ton British freighter
Southgate reported last Friday that
she had been attacked by a subma
rine about 14 Omtles northeast ot
Puerto Rico. When U. S. navy
planes sighted the Southgate Satur
day she had been undamaged.
U. S. coast guardsme nln Puerto
Rico said last night, however, that
they believed the Southgate would
confirm reports of the attack when
she reaches port. Her wireless has
been silent, apparently, to keep se
cret her position.
RALEIGH, March 4.—OT—NortH
Carolinians purchased 3,677 new au*
tomobiles during February, 874 mor^
than during February of last year,
the state motor vehicle bureau re
ported today. New truck registra
tions during February were 876, com-,
pared with 660 for February, 1939.
"Build-Up" Good News
For Suffering Women
Much of women's periodic dis
tress may be unnecessary!
Many who suffer from headaches,
nervousness, cramp-like pain, other
symptoms of functional dysmenor
rhea due to malnutrition are helped
ed by CARDUI.
Main way it helps relieve periodic
distress is by increasing appetite
and flow of gastric juice. Thus it
often aids digestion; helps build
strength, energy, resistance to pe
riodic disturbances.
Others find help for periodic dis
comfort this way: Start a few days
before and take CARDUI until "the
time" has passed. Women have
UBed CARDUI for more than BO
Don’t Forget to Be There Early! j
^ ——— --
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4* chart for beef, pork, veal or lamb, show
ing just what each cut looks like as it
comes from the market. Complete di
rections are given which will take the
guesswork out of all types of meat
cookery. Learn to buy meat wisely, and
to coolc it correctly.
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lights are turned up on that model kitchen built
just for this big event. Even as we go to press,
last minute details are being handled. The |
Cooking School recipe booklets are ready for t
you. Big refrigerators and cupboards and tables
back-stage and front-stage have been filled with
the food to be used. The cooking school kitchen
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handled, everything is moving like clockwork. (
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