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BOWLS OVER 1 100 New York Firemen Overcome or Injured Fighting Blaze. Wj the Associated Press. NEW YORK, April 20.—Dense Clouds of acrid smoke from a ware house Are bowled over more than 200 persons on both sides of the East River today and halted service on one subway line between Brooklyn and Manhattan for nearly three hours. More than 500 Aremen, massed around the burning warehouse on the Brooklyn water front by an emer gency call of seven alarms, settled down tonight for an all-night siege as the blase ate Its way through stores cf rubber, creosote and paper. Overcome by fumes that becked into the East River tunnel of the Broadway-Seventh avenue subway, 125 persons were treated by ambulance surgeons and police emergency crews at the Manhattan end. 43 Sent to Hospitals. Thirty-seven of the smoke victims Were sent to Beekman Street Hospi tal, where an emergency ward was established, and six more went to Broad Street Hospital. Several cases were described as serious. In addition, more than 100 firemen were overcome or injured by bursting hose lines and back-draft explosions at the scene of the blaze. Apartment house dwellers poured Into the street, gasping for air, as the heavy smoke spread over a wide area in the downtown sections of both boroughs. Walls Near Collapse. A police cordon, directed by Com missioner Lewis J. Valentine, was thrown around the blazing warehouse 200 yards in all directions as the walls threatened to collapse. Service In the Clark street tunnel,. Which carries the seventh avenue line of the Interborough Rapid Transit under the river was suspended in mid afternoon when the smoke obscured signal lights and caused near-panic conditions among the passengers. Trains were rerouted through another tube. Before the tunnel was closed hun dreds of passengers had emerged gasping and tear-blinded from the Wall Street Station after the ride under the river from Brooklyn. In halators and oxygen tanks were rushed to that area and most of the sufferers were quickly revived. Origin of the blaze was attributed tentatively to spontaneous combustion. BROOKINGS’ N. R. A. REPORT ASSAILED BY RECOVERY CHIEF (Continued From First Page.) the life of N. R. A. Is extended If Its administration is left in keeping of those who have had it now so long. Part of the Brookings report assailed by Richberg was put into the Finance Committee’s record Thursday, just after Johnson’s warm defense of N. R. A.’s general principles. The in stitution yesterday made public a re sume of the whole document, one part of which claimed that N. R. A. had “retarded recovery” by limiting pro duction. Preceding the resume, the institu tion said of its release: "The institution announced its complete findings in advance of sched ule after parts of the report had be come public through insertion in the record of the Senate Finance Com mittee hearing on the bill for exten sion of the N. R. A. "Proofs of part of the report had been made available to the members at the request of Senator Harrison, chairman.” Leon C. Marshall, member of the N. R. A. Governing Board, was listed among the contributors to the report. Richberg said it was “interesting to learn” from Brookings’ statement that Marshall had contributed only to the "factual content” of one sec tion, and that George Terborgh alone was responsible for the conclusions “widely published as a joint state ment of seven economists.” Long Been Critic. Terborgh, he said, had long been a “virulent critic of the N. R. A.” Rich berg continued: “The sum and substance of his eco nomic theory is stated flatly in the concluding paragraphs of Mr. Ter borgh’s last chapter, where he writes that ‘anything which tends to freeze the wage and price structure stl'l further against necessary • adjust ments in a downward direction makes more difficult the stabilization of busi ness at a level of full production and full employment.’ * • • “In plain English this is the old deflation theory of ‘recovery’—naked and unashamed. Cut prices to the bone and cut wages to starvation levels and after aU the little fellows have gone bankrupt and labor is wiUing to work at any wage, capital will start a rush for fat profits and business will revive. • * • * “But, If economists of his faith be lieve that the people of the United States will accept such a program, It ahould be offered candidly—not under cover of a political argument that N. R. A. is a ‘failure,’ but as a demand that the American people reverse their entire program of recovery * * • to find that ill-balanced prosperity of the last century when huge fortunes were being made out of the underpaid, overworked toilers on the farms and in the cities.” Such a reversal, Rlchberg said, would lead "down to the brink of, or over the verge, of revolution.” The Brookings economists, he maintained, "will find it hard to persuade the American people to follow them.” Held on Swindle Charge. MIAMI, Fla., April 20 UP).—A man booked aa Sal Ramagll, charged with a $1,500 swindle in Mlneola, Long Is land, was taken from the county jail today by Northern officers, who will return him to New York State. His removal was ordered after Circuit Judge H. F. Atkinson passed unfavor ably on his habeas corpus proceed ings. Fumes Choke Subway Riders Copyright, A. P. Wirephoto. Smoke and gas from this burning warehouse of the New York Dock Co., on the Brooklyn water front, seeped into the subway under the East River yesterday, forcing suspension of tube traffic. Three fire boats and equipment from two boroughs battled the blaze, fed by stores of paper, rubber and creosote. GLEN ECHO OPENING ' SET FOR SATURDAY Pretzel Makes Appearance This Season—Crystal Pool to Open May 25. Glen Echo Park will reopen next Saturday at 1 p.m. with added attrac tions to lure the young and old, who enjoy outdoor amusement. The Pretzel, which thrilled crowds at the Century of Progress, will make its appearance this season at Glen Echo, in addition to over 50 other attractions. The Pretzel Is the sport of stout-hearted people, a wild dash In total darkness along a steel-bonded track, which twists and turns like a pretzel. Phil O’Brien will again direct Dave McWilliams’ 12-piece orchestra in the Spanish Garden ball room. Dancing this season will begin at 9 p.m., and will be a three-hour session on week nights only. A new three-acre parking area for automobiles north of the gate is near ing completion and will be ready for the opening next Saturday. That day also street cars will resume their regu lar Summer schedule to and from the park. Special round-trip tickets at reduced rates will be sold. Crystal Pool, where hundreds like to swim In hot weather, will open May 25. Admission to the park as in the past will be free. Streamlined Car Popular. More than 136.000 passengers trav eled between Oxford and Southall on the streamlined, rail car during its first year of operation, making the service second only in popularity to the Cheltenham Flyer, Britain’s fast est steam train. Matricide Awaits Fate. OTTAWA, April 20 </P> —It will be April 29 before Harold Vermilyea, sentenced to hang at Belleville. On tario, May 2 for the ax slaying of his mother, knows whether he will re ceive executive clemency. 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The replacement board, showing the parts that go to make up the car... the open chassis and the mov ing pictures, showing the assembling at the plant. Now .., Washington is to have such a FORD FAIR. It took the foresight of one of Washington’s largest Ford Deal ers to realize the need of such a shopping convenience in the National Capital. A show room that would accommodate three times the normal number of NEW FORD CARS shown. A place where all models stand side by side so that com plete satisfaction and comparisons, both as to shade and type, could be made. HEYRY FORD .. /orirnrd icitft Ford in 1935 Mr. Wm. J. Nolan announces its opening . . . invites you to visit m and avail yourself of the many conveniences that will result from this unusual exhibition. We will refrain from enlarging on our description (except to say that it is a replica of the original) and we want you to visit... at any time ... and view THE LARGEST INDIVIDUAL DISPLAY OF FORD AUTOMOBILES EVER SHOWN IN WASHINGTON... In Paris it’s the Rue de la Paix In London it’s the Picadilly Circus In New York it’s Fifth Avenue ... but in Washington the Easter Parade takes place on CONNECTICUT AVENUE r— right past Nolan's Ford Fair 3 Today while strolling down the avenue Visit Nolan’s EASTER PARADE of FORD V-8’s at the Ford Fgir WORTH SEEING . . • 1%'ew Ford V-8's | in bright Easter colors. The only display like it in Washington.