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IN LOTTERIES SEEN Postal Department Wages Successful Drive to Curb Border Entry. Br tht Associated Press. Hope that the current campaign against peddlers of foreign lottery tickets would save Americans $2, 600,000 this year was expressed today at the Post Office Department. "We estimate roughly that pur chasers of these tickets forked over $5,000,000 last sear to various lot teries, most of them operated out of Canada on English races," an official Mid. "During the last three months the department has issued about 2,000 fraud orders denying persons be lieved to be engaged in the business the use of the mails." Working with the Customs Bureau of the Treasury, more than (250.000 worth of tickets have been seized along the border. "There is reason to believe that about $3,000,000 worth of the tickets sold last year were counterfeit and valueless to the purchasers," it was atated. Boston and New York were named as the localities in which the sales are concentrated. 40 per cent of the business being divided between them. Many of the tickets are hustled into the United States by speed boat across Lake Erie: others are smuggled in regular coastwise vessels. The drive, among other things, is designed to thwart their dispatch through the mails. To evade detection lottery sponsors have been found to have issued the following Instructions, officials said: 1. Purchasers are asked to sign their tickets with a "nom de plume" to avoid publicity. 2. Agents are required to make re mittances in checks or drafts, but "absolutely never in United States postal or Canadian money orders." 3. Solicitors have been told to use envelopes with fake return addresses printed on them and to disclose their true address on an instruction slip that Is inclosed. TREASURY WORKERS' PAY PLAN DELAYED Restoration Consideration of 1,300 Employes Put Off Until Later in Week. The Treasury-Post Office appropri- j ation bill. Involving the proposal to restore to the pay roll the 1,300 Treas ury employes who have been working without salaries since December, has been delayed until later in the -week. A Senate subcommittee, which has heard the testimony on the question, had expected to meet yesterday after noon, but the work of other Senate committees necessitated postpone ment. The subcommittee may resume Ite deliberations tomorrow or next day. The pay of these workers, prin cipally in the Alcohol Tax Unit, was stopped by a rider placed on current appropriations at the last session by Senator McKellar, Democrat, of Ten- j nessee, who had questioned the civil , service status of a large group of these employes and sought to require them to take another examination. The controller general's office later found that the Senate proviso affected a larger number of employes. President Roosevelt has sent forward the re quest for authority to pay these em ployes and Treasury Secretary Mor genthau made a strong appeal to the subcommittee for favorable action. BROAD F. C. C. POWERS IN PR0°BE APPROVED Congress Sends Resolution on A. T. T. Inquiry to President. $750,000 Appropriated. N Congress sent to the President yes terday for his approval a resolution to give the Federal Communications Commission extensive power in an in vestigation of the American Telephone & Telegraph Co. The resolution, approved by the Sen ate several weeks ago and passed by the House today, also appropriated $750,000 for the inquiry, comparable in scope to the Congress-directed Fed eral Trade Commission investigation of utility company rate structures. Operating under its general powers, the commission set out upon a study of telegraph companies, calling as the first witness Frank C. Page, vice presi dent of the International Telephone & Telegraph. Prof. Â. S. Thurston Speaks. Prof. Arthur S. Thurston of Mary land University was guest speaker at the meeting of the Woodrldge Gar den Club last night in the Sherwood Presbyterian Church hall. His subject was "Flower Arrangement." \ Harsh Words TELLS FEDERAL AGENCY TO GO PLACES. J. M. (100 PER CENT) NICHOLS. Englewood, 111., banker, who bo*«te that he can pay 100 cents on the dollar any time, recently asked the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. to "kindly go to hell." Nichols, whose boast gave him wide notoriety, ut tered his defiance when told that his bank faced a $100 a day fine for failure to become a member of the Federal deposit insurance fund. He claims the corporation is "just a political racket." —Wide World Photo. PAYMENT FOR OVERTIME 60 YEARS AGO APPROVED Senate Passes Bill to Fay $338, 000 to Navy Yard Worker·. Bill Goes to Rpuse. St the Associated Press. The Senate passed and sent to the House a bill to pay $332,000 to laborers η Navy Yards for overtime work al most 60 years ago. The claims were favorably reported iο the Senate six times and passed five of them, but always died in the House. President Taft, in 1910, recom mended their payment saying "the lelay that occurs in the payment of ;he money due under the claims In ured the reputation of the Govern nent as an honest debtor." ^■daily I ($È> SPECIALS WEDNESDAY, MARCH STH PURE CANDIES Rum and Butter Taffy ΛΊd 401 V'tlue—fullp*nd A' F Chocolate Italian Creams 40c Value—full p»tmd Whole and Broken Salted <« , Cashews 50< Valu·—12-a. Pit■ Broadway Assorted Chocolates 10<< IQt Valmt-fuUp»emd Home Made Fresh , Cherry Pie 401 Valsa 1"? AT THE FOUNTAINS Virginia Ham Sandwich and Coffee « Cu rtgnUr 2it Maple Walnnt Sundae Λ fid r*t*Ur 194 Dundee Cake and Coffee 1Q^ Chocolate Ice Cream Soda jq^ rtgmler 204 ' earn Soda < rtpdmr 114 ' 186 STORES-Ope 1107 F St. N.W. 3102 14th St. N.W. 3115 M St. N.W. 800 7th St. N.W. 1103 H St. N.E. 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