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10 HOUr ARMY" Police Chief Confers With Hurley on Caring for Bonus Marchers. With thousands of veterans due to converge on the Capital next week to demand Immediate rash payment of the soldiers' bonus, Police Chief Pelham D. Glaaaford laid plans today for housing and earing for the ex-service men, who already have been warned there is no money available with which to feed them. Just how many make up the "bonus I army,” which is coming from the North. I South and West to add the weight of its physical presence to the verbal pleas! for payment of the balance on adjusted j service certificates, is not known deft-1 nltely. Edward S. Brown, jr.. com-1 mander of the War Veterans of Amer-1 lea, which sponsors a home for veteran*! at 2826 Pennsylvania avenue, said 75.000 j men would be here next week. Brig, j Qen. Glassford admitted frankly he •'had no idea how many,” but esti mated ••* good many thousand prob ably are coming.” To care for them Gen. Olaasford con ferred yesterday with Secretary of War Hurley over the possibility of obtaining! shelter, cots and bedding. He said that, ] although "Mr. Hurley was very reluc-! tant to let any of his stuff go,” he had grevailed upon the Secretary to loan lm cots and blankets. No Funds Available. The most serious problem confronting' the police chief is food for the "thou sands.” No District funds are avail able and the resources of the Commu nity Cheat are so depleted as to prevent it from assisting, according to Gen. Glassford. ”1 am going to survey the situation carefully today and see just what can be done toward feeding these men. I intend to write to the department commanders of the American Legion. Veterans of Foreign Wars and all other veterans’ organizations in the District and ask for a definite statement as to their attitude toward financial support or tnese veterans. •'If nothing can be done. I shall have to warn them when they come here that we cannot feed them." At 3 o’clock this alternoon, Gen. Glassford was to confer with a repre sentative of the veterans’ administra tion and officers of patriotic and vet erans’ organizations in his office at police headquarters over plans for car ing for the bonus army when it reaches here. Asks for Number. The new intelligence unit of the Police Department, recently instituted by the police chief, will be asked to ‘get in touch with reliable sources of Information to determine exaetly how many veterans are expected to come here." Glassford said. With an authoritative estimate of the size of the "bonus army." Gen. Glass ford would be able to plan more defi nitely how to care for them. He said he had heard the first contingent would arrive May 31. with additional dele gations scheduled to filter into the city for about a week. June 8 has been set as the date for a huge demon stration. When Father Oox’s “jobless army" of 2,500 came here last Winter to plead for unemployment relief funds the marchers were housed in the barracks of the 6th Marine Brigade on John Marshall place, in the missions and in a vacant school building. They were fed from Army kitchens set up on Maryland avenue between the Capitol and Sixth street. Marchers Discouraged. With Oen. Glassford when he called on Secretary Hurley was Daniel Wil lard, jr.. son of the president of the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, which re fused to allow a band of veterans at Bast St Louis, 111., to “hop rides" to Washington on its freight trains. Virtually all veterans' organizations have discouraged marches on the Capi tal. but their warnings have fallen on deaf ears. That several thousand are now en route here is indicated in re ports from throughout the country. Prom California a group of 400 left last week to come here; a similar sized con tingent left Alabama at about the same time; 400 men are now said to be in Illinois; 500 more are due to leave Phila delphia May 31, and hundreds of others are understood to be straggling in from remote sections of the country. Repetition here of law violation, such as that in East St Louis, when the vet erans refused to allow a freight train to proceed unless they were carried along, will be dealt with severely. Gen. Glass ford warned. He said he would arrange to have the men notified before they ar rive in the city that "they must not vio late any of our laws.” Must Be Orderly. "If they agree to ccme in orderly, and remain orderly throughout their visit, then we shall treat them all right," the police superintendent said. In a statement by the Executive Com mittee of the War Veterans of America last night it was announced that prepa rations are being made by that organi sation to assist the veterans when they arrive. In the last few months, accord ing to the statement. 5.200 jobless vet erans have been cared for at the home. The statement expressed the hope Con gress will act to relieve the unemployed veteran. PLAN TO CUT INTEREST. House Wants to Fix Rate at 4 Per Cent on All Bonus Loans. Representative Bacharach, Republican, of New Jersey, has been directed by the House Ways and Means Committee to draft a bill fixing the interest charge on veterans’ adjusted compemation loans at 4 per cent. The bill will be designed to lower the present Government interest rate per cent ar.d prevent charges on loans to veterans which now run as high as 6 ' per cent. I Under present law. when banks mak- * lng bonus loans transfer them to the | veterans’ administration the interest j charged by the banks Is continued in force, although in many cases it is higher than the present veterans’ ad ministration loan rate of 4'2 per cent. HIT TRANSPORTATION PROBLEM. Veterans, in Indiana, Figure How to Continue Trig, WASHINGTON. Ind.. May 2S <4»>.— I Three hundred and fifty World War < veterans of the "bonus expedition" stirred uneasily from their improvised bunks along the tracks of the Baltimore ! & Ohio Railroad here today and won dered how they are to continue their march to the National Capital. The Illinois trucks that brought them here at 3 o’clock this morning returned immediately after their passengers had been unloaded and the Illinois obliga tion to bring them this far in Indiana had been fulfilled. The veterans had one dominant idea In mind this morning, and that was a determination to get to Washington, D. C.. to press their demands for cash payment of the bonus. Just how they will proceed from here, neither the vet erans nor city nor county officials have been able to figure out. Walter W. Waters, who Is in com mand of the march, said early today that after the men had rested from their tedious journey here from East St. Louis, 111. he would assemble the men for a conference and afterward' stage a parade through the city. The trip into Indiana lasf night was quiet and uneventful and the veterans were orderly. What might have been a delicate situation was avoided in Vin cennes, Ind., last night when it ap peared the mmols truck* would unload Arlington Scouts Hold Encampment CLARENDON PATROL AWARDED FIRST HONORS IN LYON VILLAGE COMPETITION. THE "stag patrol" of Clarendon Troop, No. 104. which wen first prize In the camping competition that -featured the annual encampment of the Arlington County Boy Scouts in the woods near Lyon Village. Members of the patrol are (left to right): Russell Ross, leader: Delmer Ports, assistant leader; Joseph Carr, Wesley Herrell, Lunquest Robertson, Daniel Shawhan, Edgar Shawen and Earl Trone. DECISION DELAYED Attorneys for Three D. C. Youths Protest Use of Con fessions at Rockville. Special Dispatch to The Star. ROCKVILLE. Md, May 25 —On an indictment charging them with assault with intent to rob. three young Wash ingtonian*—Charles Crist. 19. of 234 F street northwest: James Melvin Brown, 19. of 463 G street northwest, and Stanley Upton Selby, 20, of 1334 E street southeast—were tried before Judge Robert B. Peter in the Circuit Court here yesterday. Derision was deferred to enable the attorneys for the defendants to file a brief setting forth their reasons why alleged confessions of the trio, upon which the prosecution largely based its case, should not have been admitted a* evidence. The specific eharge against the youth* was that the night of February 17 on the Conduit road they, at the point of a revolver, attempted to rob a man and woman, unknown to the authorities, who were occupying an automobile parked alongside the road It was in dicated by the alleged confessions, how ever. that the boys got the worst of the undertaking when the woman opened fire, wounding both Brown and Crist. Failure of the man and woman to disclose their identity and make their testimony available proved a big handi cap to the prosecution and made ad mission of the confessions absolutely necessary to conviction. Use of the statements was fuught on the ground that the corpus delicti had not been Judge Peter expressed the hope that, should his decision be adverse to the defendants, the case be taken to the Court of Appeals, but was advised that the youths were not financially able to have the higher court pass upon the important point raised. The defendants were represented by Attorneys J. Wilson Ryon of Washing* ton and Robert Peter, jr., and Walter W. Dawson of Rockville. State's At torney Stedman Prescott conducted the prosecution. -• BURNS PROVE FATAL TO CULPEPER DEPUTY Wai Reading When Cigarette He Was Smoking Sets Fire to Bed Clothes. Special Dispatch to The Star. CULPEPER, Va., May 25—Fatally burned when a cigarette which he was smoking while reading in bed set fire to the bed clothes. Perry Hatcher, depu ty sheriff of Culpeper County, died yes terday morning in the Charlottesville hospital where he was rushed from his home near Elkwood. Many years ago Mr. Hatcher lost his left leg in a railway accident, but soon afterward was appointed deputy sheriff of the county, a position which he has held ever since. He was about 50 years of age and unmarried. One brother, William Hatcher of Elkwood, is his only near surviving relative. This is the second death in the Hatcher household within two weeks, an uncle of the two brothers. Waddy Lips comb. who made his home with them, dying just about two weeks ago. The funeral'will be held In Culpeper today, with burial In Fairview Cemetery. PLAN ANNUAL DINNER Social Service League Will Hold Event at Manor Club June 7. By a Start Correspondent of The Star. NORBECK. Md.. May 25—The an nual dinner and meeting of members of the Social Service League has been set for June 7, at the Manor Club near here, it was announced today by Miss Willie Greene Day. executive secretary. The dinner is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. Dr. Frank Bane, of the Associated Public Welfare Officials of America, will speak. the men at the Wabash River Bridge on the Illinois side and leave it to Vincennes to convey the men on to Washington. Chief of Police Thomas Martin met Illino% State police at the bridge in advance of the trucks and attempted to persuade them to continue the trans portation to Washington, but this they declined to do on the grounds the trucks and automobiles were privately owned and the police were only escort ing them. When the trucks arrived, Lieut. John Hamilton of the Indiana 8tate police hurriedly began an escort of his own and he ltd the entire line through Vin cennes and on to Washington without bringing them to a stop. The veterans hoped to obtain trans portation bv freight on the rest of then1 journey. Shcps of the B. & O. Rail road are located here. GOVERNOR LENDS AID. Plans Railroad Trip for Veterans Aeross Indiana. INDIANAPOLIS, May 25 UP).—Gov. Harry O. Leslie hoped today to give the bonus expedition a railroad ride across Indiana. The Governor instructed his secre tary, L. O. Ctiacey, to ascertain from Baltimore & Ohio officials the cost of transporting the veterans from Wash ington, where they are now encamped, to Cincinnati. Ohio. If the cost is not too great, the Gov ernor said, he will pay for transporta tion of the veterans out of his emer gency fund. A proposal that Statp Highway Com mission trucks be used to convey the expedition across the State was ad vanced. but it was found th* commia sion'i truck* were all in us*. Shotgun' Slugs Hit W oman as Husband Hunts for Weasel Special Dispatch to The Star FREDERICKSBURG. Va.. May 25.—Accidentally *lv,t by her Ini'band while investigating the lo-s of chickens at their Bawling Green home a few nights ago. Mrs. Morris Taylor was in Noble Hospital today suffering from serious gunshot wound*. Chickens have been missing nightly from the Taylor hen house and husband and wife were on the alert to discover the cause. Hearing a noise the other li ght, the couple went to In vestigate. Tavlor carried a shotgun and became separated from his wife Attracted by a rustling in the ushes. which he said he believed was caused by a weasel, he opened fire, only to find, a moment later, that he had shot his wife. THIEVES ACM Rob Representative’s Wife at Point of Gun and Steal Justice’s Headlights. By a Staff Correspondent of T.e Star. HYATTSVILLE. Md . May 25.—A Representative's wife, a mayor and a justice of peace wore victimized by rob bers in Prince George* County last night. Mrs. Thomas R Amlie. wife of the Representative from Wisconsin, was forced to hand a pocketbook contain ing about $4 to two colored men who broke a window In her Cheverly home and pointed a revolver at her. Con stable Andrew P. Gasch. who investi gated. arrested two men. but had not preferred charges against them this morning. The headlight lenses in the auto mobile of Robert E. Joyce, Mount Rainier justice of peace, were also stolen last night, while nearly all the pansies in the front yard of Mayor John H. Beall of that town were also stolen. Town police are holding four men as suspects. GOLD STAR MOTHERS ARRIVE IN FRANCE Group of 78 Met at Cherbourg by Army Officers and Nurses. By the Associated Press PARIS, May 25. — Seventy-eight American gold star mo: hers, th? fir.-t group to make a pilgrimage of the bat tlefields in 1932. arrived in France yes terday aboard the Leviathan after a pleasant crossing. All were in good health They were met at Cherbourg by United States Army officers and a corps of trained nurses, and were brought to Paria In a special train. Between now and August 25 from 700 to 800 gold star mothers will visit France. Each group will remain 15 days The pilgrims who arrived today will rest until Thursday, when they will place a wreath on tne Tomb of the Un known Soldier. Friday they will start their tour of the American Cemeteries, traveling in auto burses. When they return to Paris they will see Notre Dame, the Louvre, the famous chateau at Fontainebleau, and Versailles. Each pilgTim will receive a wreath and an American flag to place on the grave of her soldier. "■ — • RABBI WISE INVITES PRESIDENT TO PARLEY Calls at White House and Renews Request for Hoover Address. Rabbi Stephen S. Wise of New York called at the White House today and renewed an invitation extended to the President some time ago to address the annual convention of American Jewish Congress, which will meet in this city June 23-27. at which the principal dis cussion will be the reported discrimina tion against Jews in educational and economic fields. Rabbi Wise was accompanied on hi* call at the White House by 10 young men graduates of the Jewish Institute of Religion of New York. These grad uates he will present this afternoon to ..usti'-ej Eran-eis and Cardoza of the United States Supreme Court. King: Viiits Warsaw. WARSAW. Poland. May 25 </P).—King Feisal of Hedjaz. who worked with the famous Col. Lawrence of Arabia during , the World War. arrived last night for a atate visit. He will be received by Polish notables and depart for Moscow on Saturday. He had left Berlin earlier in the day. Have You Tried CAPON MINERAL WATER for Arthritis, Neuritis, Rheu mafism, Kidney Troub’e or Hi?h Blocd Pressure? Call Met. 1056 for free bottle, or write [CAPON MINERAL 4PATER I 506 District National Bank BnlMlng ATTACK EVIDENCE AGAINST COBLENTZ Defense Attorneys Seek to Strike Out Testimony on Bank Deposits. Special Dispatch to The Star. CUMBERLAND, Md., May 25 —A mo tion to strike out testimony of the first two witnesses In the case of State Sen ator Emory L. Coblentz. president of the Central Trust Co., Frederick, charged with accepting a deposit Sep tember 2 when he knew the bank, which closed its doors the same day, was in solvent. was being argued today before the full bench sitting in the case Upon the decision of Chief Judge D. Lindiey Sloan and Associate Judges Al bert A. Doub and Flank G. Wagaman the case will either fall or go on. Lsauc H. Taylor, president of Isaac H. Taylor, Inc.. Eliicott City, the first witness, tes tified to having deposited *316 50 with the Washington Trust Co., a Central Tiust Co. subsidiary, on tlie afternoon of the day of the closing, having sent it by his bookkeeper. Miss Hilda Shipley, who on the stand admitted taking the deposit to the bank, but did not give it to Mr. Coblentz or see him. The de fense made exception to all this and moved to strike out the testimony. The court is to decide whether the accept ance was personal or official on the part of Cobjentz. rieiiaeni Mine mu. The defense attorneys, upon ques tioning bv States Attorney James Clark of Howard County, admitted Senator Cjbientz had been president of Central Trust Co. since 1913. The witnesses, about 50, all from Frederick and including directors anc officials of the Central Trust Co., were sworn m a group. The opening state* merit was made by State's Attorney Clark, who told of the increase of capital in the Central Trust Co. from $400 000 in 1929 to *600,000 a short time later. He claimed the stock was syndicated in September, 1929 and agreement was made with Harr ole ton & Co. of Baltimore, whereby that firm was to take 4,000 shares at *30 a share. Then two subsidiary securities com panies were formed in succession—the Central Trust Securities and Blue Ridge Trust Securities Later the B'ue Ridge concern bought back the 4.000 shares, paying *180.000. Mr. Clark said that during 1931 the bills payable by the Central Trust Co. increased gradually and the bank had a hard time meeting obligations. In July. 1931, Ccblentz and officers went to Baltimore bankers to ask extension of credit and were turned down. The State contended the assets of the Central Trust Co., increased from *2. 500.000 to $5,000,000, were not worth their book value. Personal Contact Denied. The motion to strike out the testi mony is based on the ground "Coblentz had no personal knowledge of deposi.s made at a branch bank, that he was not present and did not manually ac cept the deposit.” The State admitted Coblentz was not present when the de posit was made. George M. Brady, Baltimore, made the opening statement for the defense. He declared Senator Coblentz thought the bank was solvent and the closing came so quickly he had no opportunity to advise any one of conditions. He told of strenuous efforts to raise money. The fact that a meeting of bank offi cials was held in Baltimore caused a run on the branch banks. Brady referred to an indictment in the D^trict of Columbia against Coblentz es a party with C. Bryan Pitts in a conspiracy to defeat justice, grow ing cut cf the Smith failure. He said Coblentz does not yet know that he was indicted in the District court, ex cept from what he read in newspapers. He has not received a summons by a marshal nor had any official communi cation to indicate he was indicted, although he has offered to go to the District and face trial, Brady said. GUILTY IN FRAUD CASE Judge Carpenter Sentences Man to Six Months in Jail. CHICAGO. May 25 (/Pi.—Leo Brody, 32, pleaded guilty to using the malls to defraud C. A. Hooper, Madison, Wis., of $10,000 and was sentenced to six months in Jail by Federal Judge George A. Car penter yesterday. He was allowed a month's credit on five weeks already served. Brody, who said he has a wife and children in New York, pleaded In exten uation his need to support them and that he was hired by Richard Guest, now sought in New York, to come here and work the stock scheme. CAROLINA EXCURSION $ P9* Round trip 1^^ in coaches. U Saturday, May 28th. Charleston, S. C. Sumter, S. C. Wilmington, N. C. and intermediate points Pullman at almost half pr:ce Lv. Washington 7:45 P M., 10:35 P.M. Returning. Ar. Washington 0:R5 A.M.. Tue dav, May 31st Buy an*1 Moke P*$rro^t:r^$ Ktrly SEPARATE COACHES FOB COLORED PATRONS F. E. Mesi. D.P.A. Geo P. James. G.P.A. 141M H St N.W. Phene NA. ?m i Atlantic Coast Line RAINEY ASSAILS ANTI-PARTY PLEA Writes to Butler Declaring Letter to Leaders Is Doing Harm to Country. By the Associated Press. Representative Rainey of Illinois, House Democratic leader, today wrote Nicholas Murray Butler that the letter he and the other prominent men sent to leaders in Congress urging them to lay aside partisanship to balance the budget "is doing a great deal of harm.” Alfred E. Smith was among those who signed the letter, which was ad dressed originally to Representative Crisp of Oeorgia as the Democratic leader in the House instead of to Rainey. Senators Watson and Robin son, Republican and Democratic lead ers in the Benete, previously have pro tested against the communication say ing partisan'll p already has been dis regarded on the fiscal legislation. Rainey Informed Butler in part: "I have never heard of a»y partisan ship in considering the budget balanc ing bill. As a matter of fact. I have received letters from all over the coun try addressed to me as leader of the House of Representatives protesting most vigorously against the policy of acting with the administration and the Republican party in the matter of bal ancing the budget, but notwltlistanding j these protest we have continued the I policy of keeping partisanship entirely ; out of it. "Your communication has been given wide publicity, end in view of the un test in the country today it is doing a great deal of hatm. in my judgment I ! am beginning to hear from it. It has simply served to fan the fires of dis content which are starting in almost! every section of the country." RAIL CREDIT FUND $30,000,000 SHORT --- Money Needed to Meet Financial Requirement* in 1932, : Buckland Says. Py the Associated Prom. E G Buckland, president of the Railroad Credit Corporation, told the* interstate Commerce Commission today i that hts organization may be S30.000.00C ! rh rt of enough money to meet the I financial needs of railroads this year. Buckland. who has charge of collect ing receipt* from freight rate increases authorized by the commission and loan ing the money to raihoads to rr.e"t *heir infenst charges, testifld before a group of commission examiners, i They were investigating the situation in a number of States whose regulatory bodies have refused either to authorize i increased rates within the States or , omitted certain items from the increas s j The States include Arkansas. Idaho, Kentucky. Louisiana Minnesota, Mon tana N broska. Oklahoma, Texas, Utah, Arizona and Wisconsin. ! * ' H. R. H0WENSTEIN BUYS EMBASSY APARTMENTS 1 Five-Story Structure on Harvard Street Brings Spirited Bidding At Auction. The Embassy Apartments, five-story • structure at 1613 Harvard strtet. was 1 purchased yesterday at auction by H l R. Howenstein. representing the Em i bassv Apartment Co., with a winning i bid of 187.500. The total consideration i amounts to $537,500 since the bid was ! subject to an existing first trust of ! $450,000. I The sale, conducted by Vernon G I Owen of the firm of Thomas J. Owen & Son. attracted a crowd and produced ! competitive bidding, which started at $451,000. The property has a current assessed valuation of $79,417 for the land and $500,000 for the building, making a total of $579 417. The land has • frontage approximately of 249 feet on Harvard street and of 106 on Mount | Pleasant street The building was erected in 1924 by Mr. Howenstein. SENTENCED AS FAKER Man Gets 7 Years for Filing False Injury Claims. ! ST. LOUIS. May 25 (/P).—Willie Beal. , colored, who admitted that he had ; made his living for seven years by | deliberately bumping into automobiles, falling in street cars and stumbling in theaters in order to collect fake in jury claims, was sentenced yesterday to serve seven years in the peni tentiary for obtaining money under false pretenses. He had filed more than 300 fake accident claims, under different names, during the past seven years and told officers he had collected $500 from thf ] strert car company here alcne. Beal said he learned from a doctor how to simu late a patient suffering from internal injuries, which assured his success as an "accident racketeer." WASHINGTON MAN HURT By a Staff Correspondent of The Star. LEEWAY. Va., May 25—Guy Sam ples of the 3300 block Prospect avenue, Washington, suffered concusaion of the brain and severe laceratlona to the face early this morning when his auto mobile was In a collision near here with a truck, said to have been oper ated by Charles A Heitmuller of Clar endon. Samples was taken to Emer gency Hospital. Washington, by a passing motorist. Although at first : thought to be seriously hurt, he was said to be out of danger today. BYRD ROAD PLAN Mrs. Magruder of Arlington Board Opposes Mrs. Can* non at Ashton Heights. By a staff Correspondent of The Star. ASHTON HEIGHTS, V*.. May 25 — Mr*. Elizabeth B. Magruder, member of the County Board, and Mra. Florence E. Cannon, Arlington civic worker, met In debate last night before the Aahton Heights Woman's Club on the Byrd road plan, Mrs. Magruder favoring the withdrawal of the county and Mrs Cannon advocating Its remaining In the new secondary highway system, as pro vided by the plan. Mrs. Cannon declared that the rea sons advanced for withdrawal are theo retical In every respect and do not definitely establish the fact that Arling ton County would not benefit. Favors Centralization. In answer to the claims that the lo cal board and county manager would be deprived ol much of their authority, and that there is no guarantee that the county will receive a sufficient amount of money from the State to properly maintain her roads. Mrs. Cannon de clared that any system that will cen tralize purchasing power should be looked upon with favor by both officials and eillz ns and that the local officials should be glad to be relieved of a re sponsibiliiy "when they alieady have more than they can do." Mrs. Magruder declared that the plan will probably be of advantage to the rural counties, but expressed the opin ion that Arlington County cannot bene fit. because of her urban problems. She objected to the centralization of power in the State Highway Commission, espe cially In view of the fact that the county now has a county manager whose authority should not be curtailed by relinquishing his powers to the State engineer. Kesenl "Parked" Charge. A charge by C. A Safltl that last night's meeting of the Ballstcn Citizens’ Association was "packed" with out siders drtw the ire of Thomas J. Crack and Mrs. Mae E Jacobs, members, who rushed through a motion requiring all members to stand so that h? might see them SafTel had appeared as an advo cate of the Byrd plan without an in vitation. it was claimed, and when the motion passed and the member* stood he apologized fer appearing as an "un invited gu st" and for charging that the meeting was "packed " Baffel was permitted to speak after Chairman Harry A Fellows and Fred A Gosnell of the County Board had appeared in opposition to the county’* remaining in the system. POLICE SEEK FATHER AS BABY DISAPPEARS Mother Reports 10-Month-Old In fant Was Taken From Back Yard. Police today were asked to search for 19-month-old Jimmy James re ported by his mother to have disap peared from her home at 2133 P street this morning Mrs. Russell James, the mother, re ported to police shortly before noon today that the child was missing from her back yard where he had been play ing a short time before he disappeared. Neighbors told her. Mrs James said, that a man came into the back yard and left with the child. No description of the man was given. Mrs. James told Juvenile Court offi cials she has not been living with her husband, a taxi driver, for some time and he has made frequent threats to take the child Police are seeking the husband for questioning. Headquarters Detective H. M. Jett was assigned to the case. ---• LUCE DISCOUNT BILL ADVANCED IN HOUSE Laat Administration Emergency Measure Moves Forward. By the Associated Prees. The last of the administration's emergency proposals—the Luce home loan discount bank bill—was advanced a step today by approval of the House Banking Committee. The measure provides for a Federal home loan bank system with a total capital of $125,000,000, It was re drafted by a subcommittee headed by Represcntathe Reilly, Democrat, of Wisconsin. The measure provides that not more than 12 banks shall be created, each with a capitalization of not less than $5,000,000. The purpose of the legis lation is to aid home builders to meet obligations through the banks. -■ ■ • Reserve Officers to Meet. HYATTSVILLE. Md.. May 25 (Spe cial).—A meeting of Reserve Armv Offi cers living in Prince Oeorges County will be held tomorrow night at 8 o'clock in the National Guard Armory here to organize a county chapter of the Reserve Officers' Association of the United States, Department of Mary land. Telephone National 5000 For Immediate delivery of The Star to your home every evening and Sunday morning The Route Agent will collect at the end of each month, at the rate of l1^ cents per day and 9 cents Sunday. The terms of Morris Plan Loans are simple and practical—it is not necessary to have had an account at this Bank to borrow. For each $120 bor rowed you agree to deposit $10 a month in an account the pro ceed* of which may be used to cancel the note when due. Deposits maybemadcone weekly, semi-monthly or monthly basis as you prefer. Monthly /Mnt Deoosit of for 12 Note Months $120 $10 $180 $15 $240 $20 $300 $25 $360 $30 ! $540 $45 $1,200 $100 $6,000 $500 Loans are pasted on within a day or two after riling application -with tew exceptions MORRIS PLAN notes arc usually made for 1 year, thoush they may be for any period of from 3 to 1fi months. Norris Plan Bank Under Supervision U. $. Trjtesury 1408 H Street Northwest BBS|_ Cepit>] & Surplus, S2S0,000 "jgjgg - J I. C. C. Can't Enforce Ten Commandments, Railroad Declares By the AMOCleted Preti. The opinion that the Interstate Commerce Commission has no authority to "enforce the Ten Commandments or any one of them’’ was advanced today by the Pennsylvania Railroad Co. This contention was set forth In answering a petition filed with the commission by Noah W. Cooper, Nashville, Tenn., attor ney, who asked that railroads cease operating on Sunday. There Is no authority In the Interstate commerce act under which this could be done, the railroad replied, adding. “If the act were Interpreted as conferring such authority It would be beyond the constitutional powers of Congress and therefore Invalid." LAST ROCKVILLE FAIR IS PLANNED . August 17 to 20 Announced as Dates for Final Event on Old Grounds. Special Dispatch to The Star. ROCKVILLE. Md. May 25— Not withstanding that sale of the Rockville fair grounds property to the County Board of Education for public school purposes is pending and is expected to be consummate'1 at an earlv date, the Montgomery County Agricultural Rocietv has definitely decided to stage its usual fair there this vear, the presi dent. Clarence L. Gilpin, announced today. August 17, 18. 19 and 20 have been selected as the dates and, as It is ex pected to mark the end of the time honored institution, the plans, already well under way, according to President Gilpin, will call for probably the most elaborate of the many exhibitions of the kind held on the historic grounds The preparations. President Gilpin ' stated, are going forward more with the idea of staging a monster carnival than an agricultural fair, as hereto fore, and it is planned to provide especially attractive programs, to be featured by elaborate displays of fire works. for the last three nights APPEAL TO I E TO END V NG Riverdale Women’s Club Seeks Conviction of Blad ensburg Road Operators. By a 8tafT Correspondent of The 8tar. UPPER MARLBORO. Md May 25 — A rising tide of public indignation at the continued operation of the notorious gambling establishment on Bladensburg road was manifest in Prince Georges County yesterday. A vigorous protest against the “ab solute disregard for law" evidenced by those who conduct the establishment was recorded by the Women s Club of Riverdale yesterday In a resolution unanimously adopted by the 80 mem bers of that organization. Call I'pon Governor. The club women called upon Gov. Ritchie. State's Attorney A'an Bowie, the county commissioner?, the police force and the sheriff's office to "do all within their power" to secure the con viction of those operating the estab lishment and have it permanently closed. Those officials will be asked to ad vise the club of what. If any. steps they take, and the women expect to follow up their resolution with a personal ap pearance before the county commis sioners at their next meeting’ June 7 Resident Files Protest. A resident of Colmar Manor yester day filed a written protest with the commissioners expressing the "disap pointment" of "the majority of the citizens of the county" at the failure of the enforcement officers to close the establishment. The letter was referred to the chief of police. The operation of the gambling estab lishment was expected to be given con sideration at the annual meeting of the county's Federation of Women's Clubs at Oxon Hill today. -« Twenty Clergymen in Conference. 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In the Northwest 11th and Park rd.—Arm strong's Pharmacy. 14th and P sts.—Day's Pharmacy. 1135 14th it.—M arty's Cigar ti Magazine Store, 17th and Que sts.—Ken ner’s Pharmacy. 15th and D sts.—G. O. Brock. 2912 14th st.—Colliflower Art & Gift Co. 3401 14th st.—Bronaugh's Pharmacy. ana uucnanan sis.— Hohberger’s Pharmacy. 14th st. and Colorado ave. —O’Donnell's Pharmacy. 3209 Mount Pleasant st.— Mount Pleasant Cigar and News Shop. 1823 Columbia rd.—The Billy Shop. 2162 California st. — Co lodny Brothers. Wardman Park Pharmacy. 215 N. Y. ave.—Sanitary Pharmacy. 1st and K sts.—Duncan'a Pharmacy. 7th and R sts.—Golden berg’s (time clerk’s desk). 7th and O sts.—Lincoln Drug Store. In the Southwest 10th st. and Va. are.— Herbert’s Pharmacy. S16 4Vj st.—Harris’ Druf Store. iVt and L sts.—Columbia Pharmacy. In the Northeast 1505 Kenilworth ave.—Ken ilworth’s New Drag Store. 208 Mass. ave.—Capitol Towers Pharmacy. 4th and H sts.—H o m e Druff Store. 4th and E. Cap. sts.—Paul's Drug: Store. 12th and Md. ave.—Luek ett’s Pharmacy. 7th and Md. ave^—Louis P. Bradley. 7th st. and R. 1. ave.—J. French Simpson. 11th and M sts.—L. H. Forster's Pharmacy. 9th and V sts.—M. H. Hunton’s Pharmacy. Ga. ave. and Upshur st.— Petworth Pharmacy. 221 Upshur st.—Monck’s Pharmacy. 5916 Ga. ave.—Brightwood Pharmacy. Ga. ave. and Kennedy st. — Lampkin’s Pharmacy. 2901 Sherman Ave.—Sher man Ave. Pharmacy. 6224 3rd st. — Stewart’s Pharmacy. 1905 Mass. ave.—Dupont Pharmacy. 18th and Fla. ave.—Bern stein's Drujr Store. Fla. ave. and 1st st.—N. Reiskin. North Capitol st. and R. I. ave. — Parker’s P h a r macy. 1742 Pa. ave.—J. Louis Krick. 21st and G sts.—Quirlev’s Pharmacy. 25th st. and Pa. ave.— Columbia Drug Store. 3315 Conn. ave.—J oil's Newsstand. 5017 Conn. ave.—Higger’s Community Drug Store. Wisconsin ave. and Macomb st.—Harry C. Taft. 4231 Wisconsin ave.—Mor gan Bros.’ Pharmacy. Takoma Park, 359 Cedar st. —Mattingly Bros.’ Phar macy. In Georfietotcn 30th and P sts.—Morgan Bros.’ Pharmacy. 3411 M st.—Moskey’s Phar macy. 1834 Wisconsin ave.— Haney’s. 35th and O sts.—Sugar’s Drug Store. In the Southeast 3rd and Pa. ave.—O’Don nell’s Drug Store. North Capitol and E y e— K e nealy’a Pharmacy. 20th and R. I. a v •.—Collins’ Pharmacy, Woodridge. 3500 12th st— Brookla n d Pharmacy, Brookland. tth and R. I. ave. —J o h n G. Biggs' Phar macy. Chesapeake Junction — Dr. r.jb. wigni, jr. Thtrtt On. Ntmr Yum r sin ana tve sis. —F. P. Weller's Pharmacy. 11th and Pa. a ▼ e.—Fealy’s Pharmacy. 1907 Nichols ave., Anacostia —Healy’s Drug Store. 13th and East Capitol sts.— Lincoln Park Pharmacy. 2204 Minnesota a v e . —Sloan’s Drug Store; F. S. Boisfeuil let, prop.