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i pispat* hes of 1• $ * are published in JJ; Evening Capital. r ; .„n. i.hy kvwiwq BXCBPT BPWDAf. ESTABLISHED IN 1884. comprchinsivi local iim oniUL inwiT ANNAPOLIS.. Ml).. WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 28. 11*23. PRICE TWO CENTS. I CONTRACTS WDE9BYCO. IIIiSSIERS E. i’Teyer To Haul wba c ::1 Eastport And Vrrranto-.vn Howard And p-ba!! To Lay Severn Ave. |fwtr. n extension of ELECT KIC LOWER LINE* nr ,j , f t!:*• < "in! act for hauling (p.m lie pr'-cincts *of Kust iud ti<‘!niaiii owii. ai ls I >r wn.'.il lopeii.ii by the County Coimms on Tii' silav of l ist \v*k. but | jt ,r * • iiia'li* at t : r* meet lug of Harry K. J .i- ill* - lowest bidder oil | k onntra* t ! • i Hast port his bid |H:> ja* r month, and for (Ser ein l't |n*r month. Other bids t ci) wen For Kastport, Mat ings. s.'ai per month; for Ger l* m Augustine .1 Lee, $()5 per Hi The cOhtractor will bo re !•„ *.i furiiiata hand, and the dump grcimd will I"' subject to the ap ai of the county engineer and bofflu’r i lo txlend I'oxxer Mile well plans recently forum-} tby ’h" Nnnapnlia Public tJtili- 1 |Company lo extend its power bf .ui'S. request made by the of-I jlr f ilie company lo the Hoard of jK' i’mninissjioicrs to operate an | l* pew. r line in the Fourth dis- Soon station on the Penn r ~ It.ulica,| to .Ichsu)is, follow-| *>i Mits <>t the county road, has I jr.citnl l>> Hie county board. i">*r::. v>io*i was granted! subject urorision of County Kngiucer el as te location of poles, lr Newer \t Kastport 1 "iimiissioncrs awarded lo the | lof How ,i nl and Kimball, of 16a t Hot. Annapolis, the contract hv.r.c a sewi*r in Severn avenue I Nrtli street. Fast port, at a hi 1 ' P The only other bid submit- | •ufii.it of Charles A. Howard,! l*!2;>!is, at $1 ,or.r., U'nntiniinl On IVirc 2.) display of Spring Millinery lIU'RSDAY AND FRIDAY J LIR CH Ist and 2nd 1 he Holidayoke Company 172 MAIN STREET j toady (frozvth OF : ....THE.... Annapolis Banking & T rust Co. I IKCI V. & MAIN \ \ M'OLIS. MIX htid Resources: 513,490 108.886 053.044 s 1.036,861 1,331.043 ) 1.356,569 1.709 .887 ,s* .001, 399 — " . —- —■ MARTIN’S MUSIC STORE 47 MARYLAND AVENUE Everything Pertaining to Music BRUNSWICK PHONOGRAPHS AND RECORDS aip records at once: “Play Those Funny Blues.” “Way Down East in Maine,” “Whoa. Tillie, Take YAur Time** Getting (Unpitnl. Stuart Olivier Retires As General Manager Of Baltimore News <B> 1 li* BALTIMORE, Ml).. Feb. 28. Stuart Olivier, for the last fifteen years general manager of the Baltimore News, today announced hig retirement from the paper, effective tomorrow. Beyond saying that he felt that “twenty-five years is a fair span of a man's life to give up to the rather wearing burden of news paper work and newspaper man agement;* Mr. Olivier said no thing as to his plans. He also re tires from the general manage ment of the Baltimore American. METER STEAMER STILL HEMMED IN DY ICE CONDITIONS I „ Notwithstanding , the , generally warm weather, the ice embargo still continues to greatly impede naviga tion, and the steamer Annapolis of the Tolchester Company, again was prevented from making a run to An napolis. Officials of the company con fidently hoped that conditions today would le such that the trip could be made. The Annapolis stood ready to leave 1 her Baltimore pier, but as an indica tion of the tee jarrt, officials of the i company telephoned Luther Francis, Annapolis agent of the Hne, that only ! onu steamer had arrived during the ! morning; and that was one of the big ' bay boats, the Captain of which re ' ported tlint the ice jam was especially heavy between Thomas Point and Fort Carroll, at the mouth of Balti more harbor. Under the circum stances the Annapplls did not venture out. Thore was but one movement of shipping in the local harbor today. The big steam hurge of the Standard Oil Company which put in here yes terday with a ciirgo of 2.400 barrels of oil, bound for St. Michael's, Md., : went out this morning, and as noth ing lias since been heard of her, it is presumed she is making fairway for her destination. The schooner Defiance, formerly a racing yacht, remains in peart. l A \ Bank for all o? the People all of the time. i i Controlled By Home Capital and Home People. 1 BIG SUNDAY SCHOOL RALLY AT LINTHIttIM •HTS. FRIDAY NIGHT “America’s Peril and Opportunity”: w*ill be the subject, and Rev. Maurice : | R. Hamm, superintendent of the Adult ! Division of the Maryland Sunday I School Association. will be the i speaker, at the Adult Bible Class Rally of the Methodist Episcopal j Church for the Northern District, j Anne Arundel county, to be held at j Linthicum Heights Friday evening j at 8 o'clock. An unique feature of the rally will be an attendance contest between two groups of adult classes group -one. classes with membership under 50; group two, classes with membership of 50 ,or over. The classes in each i group having the highest percentage if enrollment present will receive a I j pennant, the award of which will be i I made at the rally. No record of r*t tendance will he taken at the rally. Class officers must enroll their classes, take and report the number present. Blanks will be supplied upon request, and reports must be in by 8:30 on the night of the rally. Classes should he enrolled with Rev j S. W. Kindley, at Linthicum Heights ! “Come and Help Fill Anne Arundel County’s Schools with Men and Wo- j men’’ is the slogan of the rally. In connection with the rally, offi- ! cers of the Northern District of the j Sunday School Association will be j elected. MH TO BE SUBJECT OF SERMON “Tut-Ankh-Amen —His Place to His tory,” will be the subject of a spe cial sermon at Calvary Methodist Episcopal Church, State Circle, on Sunday night next. The sermon will be preached to the Wesley Brother hood Bible Class by the pastor of the church, Rev. H. Wilson Burgan. The discourse will (leal with the fas cinating story of the recent discovery of Pharaoh Tut-Ankh-Amen's tomb, and the part lie played in the history of his own age. The public is cor dially invited. Men are especially in vited. The services on Sunday at Calvary mark the beginning cf Loy alty Month. SCARCITY OF OYSTERS cuts State revenue The cold weather, which has inter fered xvith oystering operations, has decreased the reeenue to the State ' from the ovr-ter inspection tax of two cents a bushel. One district in Baltimore city, which last week yielded $5OO by rea son of this tax. yielded this week but $5O. according to State Conservation ' Commissioner Harrison W. Vickers. E ! 4 Per Cent. Interest Paid On Savings Accounts 2 Per Cent. Interest ji On Checking Accounts —7 : ! Safe Deposit Boxes For Rent! % ■■■■ • ■ !j * Business Firms and Individual Accounts Cordially Invited. All business entrusted to us xx ill receive prompt and accurate attention. ~ CORRESPON hence SOLICITED J ! . • - ■ - - - ■ ■ ...... L ■ J IJU- „Jl— notTcei n 1 I * Beginning tomorrow, March 1, the offices of the Evening Capital will be located in the Capital-Gazette Build ing on Church Circle, opposite the Post Office. The printing press, linotypes, etc., will be transferred as soon as practicable thereafter. All business with the office, and news matter, however, will be conducted from the new location. The American Railway Express Company tomorrow, March 1. will establish its Annapolis offices in the Evening Capital's former location on West street. By concentrating the allied enterprises of the Evening Capital, the Maryland Gazette and the book and job printing departments in one building, the management will be carry ing out a plan contemplated for some time, the move being clearly in the interest of efficiency of service, as well as of economy of operations. N WOOED LEAVE SELECTION OF POSTIUtASTEHS IN THE HINDS P. OJPTMENT (By Tin* AffWilird I're**.) WASHINGTON. D. C. Feb. 28.- Postmaster-General Work recom mended to President Harding today that selection of postmasters should l no longer be considered a political 'perquisite of senators and represen- I tativos, lut should be vested in the postoftice department alone. At the j same time, the postmaster-general who retires from his present position on March 4 to become Secretary of the Interior, recommended to the President that the ruling, requiring examination of candidates for post master by the Civil Service Commis- I sion, Le abandoned. : Ira McKee To Captain Navy Basketballers Next Season Ira C. McKee, of Butler, I*a., j has been elected cajJtain of the Naval Acadqmy basketball team for next season. It had been generally understood that McKee would le chosen, and tho elec tion was unanimous. There was a decided sentiment at the Naval Academy that McKee was not only entitled to the basketball captaincy on account of his xvork in that sport, but that his serv ices in athletics generally made it proper that he should lead a ’team in his final year at the Academy, which will be next year. McKee acted as captain of the team practically the entire sea son, leeause of the continued in disposition of Warren Parr. He i xvas the heaviest point-scorer of the squad, caging the ball from court under varying conditions, and in shooting from the foul line, he is rated among the lead ers in that department. McKee is halfback on the football team and also a memler of the baseball I squad. JANUARY REPORT OF TELEPHONE COMPANY The report of revenues and ex penses for the month) of January, which was filed yesterday with the Public Service Commission by the Chesapeake and Potomac Telephone i Company shoxvs an increase of $63,- 402.7 S in total telephone revenues. I compared with January, 1923. An in -1 crease of $31,230.59 in current main tenance combined with smaller in creases in other expense items result ed in an increase of only $4,595.80 in net telephone rex'enues. A Bachelor j wants two unfurnished rooms and j private bath, xvith heat and light. Permanent if suited. State location and terms. Address “Bachelor." Capital Office. f2B-tf. ~ - j, CHICKEN SALAD Supper ANNAPOLIS CHAPTER. 3 ORDER EASTERN STAR Thursday, March Ist CITY ASSEMBLY ROOMS Supper Served 5:30. TICKETS 30 CENTS nil j FLEICHEETS YARNS FOR SALE InHutliug the Latest Shades in the >W underflow. 131 wesTstreet. in 5 NO LETTERS FOR HIES WITHOUT MAIL BOXES Tomorrow morning the enforce ment of the postal regulation about the delivery of mail will begin. The homes where no receptacle for the mail has teen installed will not re ceive any from the postman. Until the installation of house mail boxes persons will have to call for their mail at the postoffice. Ample time has been given to pro vide houses with these boxes and those persons who have failed to do so will not have their mail delivered. “No l ox, no mail” is to be the rule, and it will be firmly adhered to by the local carriers. ST. IOK fii PLAT GJ.U. MRS On the homestretch of the season’s 1 basketball campaign, the team of St. John’s College Cadets will engage in next to the last contest tomorrow night, when they face the quint of i George Washington University in a return game at Annapolis. The game will be staged in tho College gym nasium tomorrow night starting at , 8:30 o’clock. Two weeks ago. the Cadets took the measure of the i Hatchetites in their own bailiwick in : a fast game, and they have high hopes of repeating the dose tomorrow night. March 10 will mark the climax of the St. John's schedule w-hen the Ca dets will journey to Westminster. Md.. to meet Western Maryland College. B. L. HOPPING RETURNS FROM MOTHER’S FUNERAL Benjamin L. Hopping, funeral di rector of this city, has just returned | home from Cloves, Ohio, where he was called by the death of his moth er. Mrs. Sarah Hopping, aged 73 years old. Mrs. Hopping died on Friday of last week, and the funeral was held Monday. Mrs. Hopping was well known in Annapolis having frequent ly visited her son. Her latest visit was last fall. She had planned to make her future home with her son. and her many friends here regret her demise. j iOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO l WE BUY -- | Waste Paper g OF ALL KINDS £ g AND PAY HIGHEST PRICES £ a FOR SAME c ° c | Chesapeake Waste | g Paper Co. * t> 2 SHAW ST. NEAR SECOND. £ PHONE 233-W. 5 a < GUIENOT’S Restaurant and Lunch Room NOW OPEN COLLEGE AVE. & BLADEN ST. V. / 000000000000COO00*00000000 Ilf BENNETT’S j £ Severn Ave. and Fourth St. o EASTPORT. MD. g o E ° Spring.... | I Millinery I S g o Open all day until 9 p. m. ° a 00000000000000000000000000 CLUB WOMEN'S WORK FOR BETTER HOMES i CAMPAIGN PRAISED High praise for Anne Arundel county’s share In the Better Homes. Campaign carried on throughout the country last autumn was given the members of the Women's Club at the meeting held yesterday, by Mrs. Marie Maloney, chairman of the cam paign. who wrote to the president of the club. Mrs. Melvin Stewart, com plimenting the club on its work and asking that Mrs. Stewart take charge of this year's demonstration, which will Le held in June. Tuesday’s meeting was a large and unusually interesting one. Copies of the sex’eral bills that the Women's Federations have been asked to sup port in the next Congress were dis tributed for study. A letter was read from Mrs. John M. Garrett in connection with her concert work with the “Evergreen Trio,” composed of Mrs. Vivian Cor dero Friz, violinist; Bart Wirtz. cel list, and Sylvan Levin, pianist. Mrs. Garrett herself sings in costume at these concerts which are given un der the auspices of the Federation of Women's Cluls. No definite action was taken on getting a concert for Annapolis as the expenses xvould le great. March 20 was the date set for the Club Women's annual dinner of which Mrs. Arthur Owens is chairman. These dinners are famous, both for the quantity and quality of the menu that is served. Persons who are planning to make donations for the dinner should notify Mrs. Joseph S. Bigelow, Jr., phone 619-W, who has charge of that part of the arrange ments. Miss Katherine Feldmeyer presided at the tea table and was assisted by Miss Margaret Martin and Mrs. J. L. Smith. MEETING OF YOUNG MEN’S CLUB ON FRIDAY The Young Men’s Club of St. Anne's Parish will meet at the Parish House on Friday evening next, at 7:30 o’clock. Mr. Clemson will show mo tion pictures of the entire telephone industry. TO PREACH TONIGHT AT SAINT ANNE’S CHURCH The Rev. W. L. DeVries, D.D, Chancellor of the Washington Cath edral, will be the preacher this eve ning at the 7:30 Servfee at St. Anne s Church. Miss MacSwlnej Set Free (By Th* Aumx-irtteU Pr*.) DUBLIN, Feb. 28.—Miss Annie Mac- Swiney xvas released from Kilmain ham prison today on the fifteenth day of her hunger strike. — r - / ————\ I Millinery Opening Thursday and Friday March lst-2nd L. P. MUSTERMAN 197 MAIN STREET '*•— —— ’ MID-LENT DANCE UNDER AUSPICES OF SENIOR CLASS ; j FRIDAY, MARCH 2nd, 1923 MUSIC TO BE FURNISHED BY 808 lULA'S ORCHESTRA * . ST. JOHN S GYM SUBSCRIPTION, %2. FORMAL DANCING 8:30-11:30. EVERYBODY WELCOME! ’ , | NOTICE! > Effective March Ist, 1923, and thereafter, AMERICAN RAILWAY EXPRESS CO. will I* located at 19 WEST STREET, formerly Evening Capital Building. All Express Business of this Company will be conducted at the Above > Address. ! AMERICAN RAILWAY EXPRESS CO., INC. I X THE WEATHER.- * Cloudy tonight and Thursday. Probably light snow or rain. SUNDAY SCHOOL INSTITUTE TO BE jHELD TOMORROW Rev. Joseph H. Cudlipp, Super intendent Of Young People’s Division Of State To Conduct Meeting In Calvary Education '.Building. NOT A CONFERENCE FOR YOUNG PEOPLE Rev. Josenh H.' Cudlipp. Superin tendent of the Young Peoples’ Dtvi *i n of the Maryland Sunday School Association, will conduct a Sunday School Institute in Annapolis, to rn rrow. This institute will be held for the benefit of the leaders and teachers of b< -s and girls and young men and ye ing women in Anne Arundel j mty. It will not be a conference fo young people, but an institute— i u-hetol if instruction—for teachers I and leaders of young people's work. Le ttejrs have been sent to tbe pas tors and superintendents in the county, and it is earnestly hoped that every school In the county will be represented at this institute. It is de sired not only that the teachers of young people's classes (ages 10 to 14 attend, but also that every su perintendent and pastor in the coun 'ty be present. Speaker, Efficient Leader Mr. Cudlipp is one of the best ki own and most efficient leaders of ”0 Jng people’s work In the State and no one who Is working with young ) people can afford to miss the benetft >f this institute. The problems of the teacher, methods of teaching, U'onlltiiMHl on Pm* tl Nurses’ Aid To Meet The regular monthly meeting of the E. stport Nurses’ Aid will be held to norrow night at 7:30 at the home of Mrs. R. Blume. corner First street and Chester avenue.. MILK! WOODLYN FARM DAIRY Pure Jersey Milk From Tuberculin Tested Cows. RHONE ISOBF-21. FOR SALE! —o — Will sell a good business location on West street. Excellent oppor tunity for live man. BOX 100, CAPITAL OFFICE.