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NEW BRITAIN DAILY HERALD, TUESDAY, DECEMBER SO, 1030.
SIMM HITS AT viJ
laxity of courts
l Co!:th'.m-: -1 "Croni l.,
thro'teh t': n c!e- :
"I'mioub'.- d;v . .
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J.Ofr.1 v. ,! r- ."
To Guard Panickv Town
t... Mi:., Dec. 3t UP
iy vas four tnore pobee
iit n '!- J to Law because
- 'hi- : .!. i J 'ann-i said
-e I '"' ;( ,b i ' ! '-e (1
: '..: ' I copie who
1 . :. .- io.-- : ;.r.d
BELIEVE IT OR NOT
(On roquest, aent with stamped, ad
dressed envelope, Mr. Ripley will furnish
jiroof ot anything depi-it-d by him).
(Keg. U. 6, Pat. Off.)
BY RIPLEY
mini tatito
Pnruipj: living!
bMMLi mm
really lived .
M
SviE pip h'OT MARRY '
TilE AUTHOR OF Trit SONG
THAT IMMORTALIZED HP
Although sKe -
'"Gf'D HrlhERPHOMlSB JHUt
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SHE MARRIED
ANOTHER
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Yes sfr
Cf0r,5Cv'-"--1SGL-'f Wti
'5 Cr-':','T5 CNLV S -G-o-io
St, Vr.A '
SliNTORE OF
Dog Leads Rescuers to
Bodies of Five Youths
Pittsburgh, Pa., Dec. 30 W) A
shaggy dog, whose nervous bark
ing and whining could not be
stilled, led a man into an aban
doned mine in the South Hills
last night and there five boys
were found victims of gas.
Today, white crepe symbols re
placed holly wreaths at the homes
of Steve Polka, 16; Andrew No
vak, 16; John Vogick, 14; Walter
Kubala, 15, aand Joseph Kasicik,
17.
The boys went into the mine to
gather coal for their families.
Several of them carried candles.
About three-quarters of a mile in
they began to drop.
The dog, constant companion of
the Vogick boy, returned home
alone. When it could not be
quieted the boy's father followed
the dog to the. pit.
Battalion Chief Saul Klein was
overcome while trying to save the
lads. He is recovering in a hospital.
'ACE OF SPADES'
CONFESSES PEOT
(Continued From First Page)
A WEASEL 15
CAUE? f-M CRMlNE IN The WINTER.
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EXPr.AXATIOX OF K STKRDAY'S CARTOON
!1 Kicked 109 Consecutive Points After Touchdown Georjre "Bruin"
as.-istur.l c!i at Iowa Wt-sleyan, ir.ado this unique record in actual
(.Men tana) iiiuh &chol team in 1920 and on tne Den
lllins h igh team wred I'G touchdowns in 8 names, and
ihf extra p lint. While at Denver U. he ran his total
cd l'i straiyiit, misvd ag'ain, and kicked 5 more, mak
'o fr.r th e twe feasons.
-"A Great Historical Error"
vincr en tn.' i.iiiii
in 1021. The 1
r.rAl r,h:ce-kieker
-t ti. then kid
it , t a vl-:ll!,. T
TOMORROW-
DEMOCRATS ML
FIGHT FOR PLACE?
ul o-ir n;ariels
jsia. nt of !c
v. ;j r .'j n r.s
t lo k' P r ro
ir.c v:ui teut iai
X r , . - ,1.4. j; ; :'!. tl "u:s-H:;iM ie f.i'T
.', ii'H v, ;:l tiii.tion iiion i:i
ir:A airirau toward ii.criawa i
Want- liiubor I'arin Prlci-?
'or nfv fqnipmr.t and iinprored
fi'.ril ti'-s v,i -r- not goini; to be n-;
rissrv to honni- 'be dern-awd I
i msi ii'-ss of ire'". Th- f-xjuTdi'iirp !
. nothir.ir !-w thun a practical
proof of cptitid' in the future of
oi:r co;::i'ry, d--!v!orl.,-f ration o: good1
faith in -r I , - - n-li-f tint t"'t'"r timf !
nr.' romitt; tttid tliat tin- country I
.vill di-r ti'l upon th railroads an
it ap.srr.s lias, to ' arry on the great i
bulk of tV- .twln t. of trtnisport
t!a
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HOOVE
EASTERN RAILROAD
MERGER PROGRAM
(Cont iran' d From First IMC")
It- mat nana;
l.TOb'on-S Will'
ti S'af'-..
iin!id( nt
. iff) Gerard
of the brar.il
Kt'l tot'.av thiit
i a f i t annr itiaii--
m t :
r.-ly b
'.'..at b-
no
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to rrri
tion
cOio:
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t-T
M'l l'.a
a j.lan
lf: n at
rie.afion t
ind ) into
to the
;:-;0!k
four
riory (
York Centra!, Nb kel
tin-. ore Ohio rail
for consobdLaion of
railways in official
' iri'ory
four indep
d upon for pP Fenta
int' rtttte eorninerce
,:stens en.brace
at. o! the MsiMpj.i
epr New
fent ys-
and particularly some of the weaker
roads.
Provided For In Act
"The transportation act passed
by congress in 1920 provides for a
consolidation of railways into a
limited number of atrong systems in
order to maintain broader competi
tion, more adequate service, simpli
fication of rate structure, lower
operating costs and in the long run
lower rates to the public.
"During the past ten years a pos
sible grouping of the roads so as to
carry out the law has been under
constant discussion. The interstate
commerce commission has no power
to compel such consolidations. They
can only be effected upon initiations
of the carriers.
"During this period a number of
negotiations have been undertaken
in respect to these railways, with
view to carrying out the wishes of
congress, but they have proved abor
tive. "A year ago the interstate com
merce commission issued a susttest
ed plan for consolidating these roads
into five systems. This plan, like
others, has met with objections
which apparently made it an unsolv
able bas.
Delays lietard Railroads
"Those uncertainties and delays
over nearly ten years have serious
ly retarded development of lire rail
wavs and have prevented a desirable
; prowth in many directions, and have
diminished their ability to compete
i v.-i-h other forms of transportation,
j Sueh ouestions as electrification,
' linUimr no of dilfef'tlt railroads, de
velopment of terminals and many
other major improvements have
been retarded because of uncertain
ty with respect to the position which
particular roads are to occupy in the
permanent grouping.
"It is my understanding that, the
plan provides for the protection of
the inf rest of the employes and
full consideration of the interest of
the various communities and carries
out. the requirements of the law in
protection of public interest general
ly. The presidents of the major
systems have agreed upon the many
details" of the plan with the excep
tion of a minor point, which is left
to arbitration.
"Ttie r.ian. of course, must be sub-
miued to the interstate commerce
commission, who have the inde
pendent duty to determine if it ,
meets with every requirement of j
public interest." i
Meanw hile, members of the inter- j
state commerce commission uccini
ed to comment on published reports
of the new plan.
The American Railway A.ssoeia-
on officials also refrained from any
mnseuiate announcement ui ue.uun
of the nronosi d plan. K. H. Ais.n-
ton. president of the association.
! conferred late yesterday with I'resi
i dent Hoover.
Shortly before Mr. Hoover made
' the announcement, he- conferred
; with Chairman Couzens of the s-n-1
a-e interstate commerce committee.
I who litis a bill pending to suspend
! for one year all railway consolida
' tions.
worth his while to act alone in the
matter. He stated In the letter that
a long investigation into Jones' pri
vate and business affairs had led
him to believe that he would pay
well to escape the anger of a blood
thirsty enemy. The epistle warned
ihm that ho would be shot with a
"nickel plated bullet" if he acted
the least bit suspicious or sought to
learn the identity of the author. It
continued to state that the motto
of his gang was to hit the victim
with the first bullet and then to
continue to fire in his general di
rection until the gun was emptied.
The letters were well written and
carefully worded so that they might
strike the receiver with fear thar
he was to be victimized unless he
fulfilled the request of his dastard
ly enemies.
Boslosky, who doesn't look the
part of the desperate character
that the letters allegedly written by
him would make him out to be, is
a tall, slender youth and would not
give the impression that , he was
particularly ruthless by nature. He
will be tried at tomorrow's session
of police court.
COAST GUARDS OET
MANY RUM RUNNERS
(Continued From First Page)'
BRIDE NOT FOUND
AT NIMS HOME
Mrs. Bramwell First Rumored
in New Haven House
valued at nearly $500,000 and may
cause a return to the old system.
Coast Guard officials believe.
Within the last quarter of tho I
year, tho "contact boats" changed
their design. Searchlights of Coast
Guard patrols revealed rum-laden'
craft of rakish lines, with keels of
the sea sled type. The boat builders
art apparently has been brought to
play to construct vessels capable of
high speed in rough seas whilel
heavily loaded.
The Coast Guard has profited by I
the improvements in boat building! I
introduced by the rum runners. Sev
eral speedy confiscated craft have I
been refitted as Coast Guard patrol
boats. One of these is the former'
Black Duck, on which three rum'
runners were killed resisting capture'
near Newport, R. I., last year.
No lives were reported lost in
conflict between the Coast Guard,!
and the smugglers during 19 30.
MARSHAL JOFFRE
(Continued From First Page)'
New Haven. Dec. 30 (CP) Police .
were convinced today that Mrs.
Barbara Bufi'um Bramwell, Oxford, i
Mass., heiress, who escaped from the
Worcester (Mass.) State hospital1
recently, was not at the home of
Miss Helen Hall, former nurse at the :
hospital and bridesmaid at her mar- i
riage to "Sir" William Bramwell,
cb rk on the S. S. Mauritania. 1
Detectives searched Miss Hall's
home after receiving word yester- j
day that Mrs. Bramwell was thought ;
to have be, n her.-. Miss Hall said
she received a telephone message
from the bride, who said she was in
a Boston hotel, on December .:), 1
notifying her she would visit nere
en route to New York to embark for
Fnglnnd.
Mrs. Bramwf 11 was committed to
the asylum after her marriage to
Bramwell. whom she introduced as
"Sir William, a member of the Brit
ish nobility."
SACRED HEART PASTOR
- . ii
marshal has continued conscious.
This morning his surgeons dressed!
his leg, which was amputated above I
the knee ten days ago. The patient,
endured the operation without ap
parent weakness.
General Issaly, w ho has- visited I
his old chief several times, saw himj
again this morning and left the hos-
rutal shaking his head in amaze-l
ment.
"It's extraordinary the energy hel
shows." the. general said. "Whatl
will! What power!"
Whatever hope the most optimis-l
tic might have found in the bulletinl
was dissipated by Dr. Labbe, an
, other of the marshal's physicians,
i Says i:ml is Near
"The end is imminent," he said.
"Yet so remarkable is the marshal':
constitution that it may not comtl
i for several days. We are preventing
'ar'.eri.al spasms by injections. butl
that cannot be continued indefinite-l
ly."
i General Gouraud, who lost an arrnl
in the World War. told a touching!
t story of a brief visit with the mar-
. shal this morning.
i "Marshal." he said, bending oveH
'his chief's bed, "do you remember
Tiniliuetoo? 1 was at your side. J
am your soldier."
The marshal looked up at hin
with sad eyes.
"Je m'en vais," the sick man said
"I am going there."
Scuds
Kev. I.ucyaii lu.jnowski
( lirHma-s Greetings from
F.iii'oix- to Parishioners.
All the societies of Sacred Heart
church were- recipients of Christinas
gree'ings: from Kev. I.ueyan Boj-now.-ki,
pastor, who is touring jn
Furope.
Accompanying the message were ;
a few lines expressing the longing
he had to return here to continue j
his work and listen to the Christmas j
carols sung by St. Cecilia's choir.
More than a"" attended a Christ
mas party last night at the rectory I
i hall, sponsored by several organist- i
itiot.s of the church for the benefit
of the needy members of the par
I i.-h. Sixty baskets containing meat,
i fruit and vegetables were distribut
j ed during last week and yesterday.
B.es-. Alexander Kowaiczyk, ad-
ministrator, thanked all those who
' attended and praised members of
ithe societies who had assisted in
welfare work. F.efreshments were
s- rved.
Children Will Fight
Wilton Veteran's Will
Norwali;, Dec. 30 iff, Counsel haJ
been retained by three Norwalk and
New Canaan residents to contest. th
will of their father, Wilson L. Hoytl
S5 year oil Civil war veteran ol
Wilton, who died Christmas morn-1
ing.
The will, tiled in Norwalk probat
court todav. cuts off each of the
children with SI 00 each and bc-J
queaths the r sidue of the $35,00(1
i state to their stepmother. Anna L
Hovt. The will was drawn up on
August 13. 103').
The contestants are Edgar Wl
Hovt and Walter A. Hoyt, both oH
Norwalk and Mrs. Ida Simmel
New Canaan.
of
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of rr.o-..
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ord.
a ! - o ' - : ;
rev-e.-:- 1' '
i's br . '. r :
for.
SI.OSi.W.7 .tu'i in B
AJl inerea.e o' - ! - -t-nne
eoil-c-eil i
dur'r: 'be l.,. r'n. .a, :'
total ( OiieC:n: s : .
June 3". .''
EbOUt 10 0 ... r i.- :. ::
the proe. . dit.-- t : in
crease was b'OU-'::'
hy normal in"' i-e ;:i
Of Vehicles r ai-i' :' !.
cerrsed and eonsnn.p o!
vehicle faeis."
The r- port d. -rr h . th- -.:
coop"rarre rffor's oi ' ! ;
nient with 44 'o.w.a ani t:
highway d"pa fire nt ;r.
towards uniform method, o
ling traffic and the ov.reoinia e'
particular difficulties at various lo
cations. The work of tbe t,.
section in securing elmi n eri ot
junk yarki. conducing ! '"
vestierations and stale-wide '
tion of mechanical e(,uipm' r.t ; ;,bo
outlined. Tables and s'a'.istics arc in
cluded in the report to detail the
work of all branches and divisions
Of the department. while special
graphs and . " - a. give clear lec
ture of the -,'. ,.) nt ate highway
traffic situation, as it has developed.
PROSPERITY LEADS
m YEAR WISE
i. ironi C
ii-oui the I
i pi ession ' J-
o ti 1 1 n ' i e
uenee in
-, including the Virginian rail
on the south, the New York
t al on the norl h.
"The
f.ror'
undert:
look
this
pos-
I la
- I ;
M.-le ken 1
HUTCHISON Wm
YALE'S ATHLETICS
on: inua
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c't 0'' r- core
a t.on
o: ( r',.
eords -and.
op
b-
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is ; : i - O !l
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p i: I y iti;:t Hn.DUi.N !
.:'. v v. :b i . c :', n i'f i 'iae nix
T- liif.ie of lloao" I.oria:: .-:c-!:il
X. mi'le tenia hi : T.15 o't lot.k at
( i.bl l-'eilov, s' i. 'il. ;';: re v. lil be- an
enter'.. liliinent acl aif's for the !,sl-tlrell.
"in d thai :,- pub-
e j,;i-er and bet-
of t- .ider.f rut,.
1 euiiiiteninet.i.
con- eraed tie- ui,
e t O.TinOS dismi.-s
ct, t,,e angel.
, .:.a. ,( upon
' .r: occui : a
b :;ee the ,tr- '
i-,v,,!d inielK-c
o iar .as n,;in i
n f oi c, s o:
e. iie ami pr,
Would sepjirabt Wall strit-t
ila..:y Ja l.oug, s1 r.a' or-eb et from
I to
i ii.a;
-' i
in
I-,
.! U'idl street fro:
U :r. slr'.-.t. 'ri.- ti, 1 le iicve, v. e v. ii
, e a ready solution for ecouomi
pres. ion.
Dr. .luiiu-J Kb'in. assistant secre
;y or' cc)r:ii,,' r""
u urn s i. ' a wiil
to be ".iial'.kMl
v-j r liian 1 liose
of rab-aor.
e- t;ue off what
tiidu-trj", with
i.ase, are- being
d: new' uses are
ad for ob-etricnl
phaiiCS in the
va.es are being
'We to'-: ':".' ,rl v.i'h tunlU'-nw,
irir te'P ':i -l"':t rieal irianu
r ict a rin.L' i.i-::a s, fis a. w hole, in
i;ie y:.'l .-iiOiiel S'irely he tlO
v.-orse and -j.r, i.Jy somewhat better
ban in 1
See- Kettrr '1 iill'S i
(; !. J i-r. 3a 'Pi John J.
in ':.". i'T' -i i' i t of the Cbesap.-ake
and (,'io and tae pcre MarqueUo,
.-aid today tt.a' the faet. that rail
roads li'i'.e. s;a at. aaout S 1 .ia,H.(,i,0,
' r, on ituprov men1 s in 1 030. unne
'. ..-aiy to move the deer-cas' d busi
:.. ss. :.- a fl-' n.onstration o' the car
ii. r's belief tuat better times are
coir. it:r. i
"Jus about a year airo the rail
iri!, in,' appcjled to by the fed
,ra! f-'tivermu' i,t. to continue their
piogrrim of i ,' lidinii'es in the face
of industrial depression, and thus
, oi. tribute a share to the general
.-:ort. to maintain employmd as
,,r as possible- and to stimulate
busitnss ge,, rallv. The railroad ex
cel. i,y-s gave their word that, they
woubl maintain their improvement
programs and they have made good
to the extent of approximately $1,-
poli' b-s d
i-t.d sp, i
t la! 'Uf ion
by eillars
ploynn nt
bnaiK.'li,!
iie'-otiations have leen in
'or some -eee... aJ14j -ere
n nt nty sn-i.-' -' ion in the
ffectine; th" eo-iscdidation
elar, d bv eoiii-r' ss in 10-0,
ialiv ;i' 'his time as a con
'o the reeo'.a tv of i'Usiness
1 1 ; jr opporririi'y for tin
and by inrrec sn.g the
-tai,il;iy of all the railways,
AHF.PA OH ICF.lt TO ilESIC.N
j peter Altison, secretary of Klpis
i chapter, No. 117, Ah, pa, lor a num
ber of y.-ars will officially tender
: his resignation to tin- chapter at its
meeting January C in the Ahepa
'club rooms on Main street. Mr.
Altison. who was formerly employed
by the Victory lunch, has gone to
Boston to enter business for himself.
In Scotland,
letianb.d as Oil'
nuid ounce.
i drop used to
-sixteenth of a
Motorists Buy xpples
As They Await Plates
Hartford. Dec. 3u Ps Applicants
for motor vehicle registration certiJ
lieat.s today ate apples as they!
wait' d in line for an opportunity tc
ores, nt their applications at ths
registry windows. The young man
who sells appbs at the Mate capitol
in this period of unemployment
found many in the long lines of ap
plicants who despaired of getting
home in time for lunch, and the ap-
pie business improved materially.
GAS PKK'F. WAR STAFtTS
Denver. Colo., Dec. 30 tP) Gaso
line ranged from 13 8-10 to 15
rents a gallon in Denver today after
mafor and independent company
stations announced further reduc
tions in a local price war.
Henry Goldsmith
33 MAIN STltEET
& CO.
OPPOSITE GLEN STREET
KITCHEN TILE
RUGS
and Bedroom
patterns
S4.98 Fa
SASH
CURTAINS
Full Length and
Full Width
12ic
Pr.
RUFFLED
CURTAINS
Value to $2.00
Odd Pairs
39c
Pr.
j SPEAR RODS
I Complete . . .
set
59c
WINDOW AQ
SHAIJlfS ..... each tlyC
TAPIfMKY COI.TH $-1 QQ
COVJ-P-S ... each la7
OVAIj
HUGS
each
$1.00
NAM'S aflxol, each OUC
HOfVIT .MUX
CritTAINS, pair
INLAID
I.INOI.Fl'.M, yd.
I.INOI.F.V.U ItlG
BOHDI.il jard
DAMASK
VALANCING, yard
$1.00
$1.00
39c
59c
it A merioau ouo ',,,fi.,,f,'i,
ni:e their f- "Jt. was
SIMMONS
DEEP SLEEP
MATTRESS
$23.00
AI.Ii
LINOLEUM
YARD GOODS
This week laid down
without charge
Bathrooms excepted.
SIMMONS
BEAUTY REST
MATTRESS
$39.50
perfectly obvious to
I SF HtKALD CL.YsMIlibD ADS . foils to eliminate waste in market- ev
I'uudy that tiicse expenditures j IMUBUBH
w
Ml
SELL
Your hunt for quality anthracite is over! Now
you can buy the standard anthracite time after
time, ton after ton. You can tell it at a glance
it's colored blue your protection all the
way from the mines to your furnace.
But you don't hae to pay one penny more
for "blue coal" the standard, identified
anthracite than you pay for unknown, un
branded coals.
There's enough uncertainties in life. Make this
winter's heat a sure thing. Burn "blue coal".
Household Fuel Corp.
24 D WIGHT COURT
TEL. 279S-

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