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Admiral Peary Ship Post Plans to Sponsor Juve nile Ball Club. Meetings This Week. Monday—8 p.m.. Front Line Post. Moose Hall. 1404 I street. Washington Post, No. 2364, 1508 Fourteenth street. Tuesday—8 p.m.. National Capi tal post, soliders, Sailors and Ma rines’ Club, Eleventh and L streets. Federal Post Auxiliary and Fol low Me Post Auxiliary, Thomas Circle Club, 1326 Massachusetts avenue. Wednesday—8 p.m., Defense Post. 2030 Rhode Island avenue northeast. Overseas Military Band. Drum and Bugle Corps, National Guard Armory. Thursday—8 p.m., National Capital Post Auxiliary, Soldiers, Sailors and Marines’ Club. IJotomac Post, Northeast Ma sonic Temple. Herbert L. Edmonds Po6t, Am bassador Hotel. At a meeting of Admiral Robert E. Peary Ship. District of Columbia De partment, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Tuesday, at the Hamilton Hotel, Capt. F. B. Rose presided. It was an nounced by E. J. Markham, chairman Qf the Recruiting Committee, that 51 new members had been received dur ing the past month. Following some discussion the by laws were revised. It was also voted, upon recommendation of Chairman Hines of the Ways and Means Com mittee, for the post to sponsor six juvenile base ball teams in the south east section of the city. A questionnaire will be sent to all members as to their views of the post having erected a club house here. The next meeting will be May 12. Advance Post met at the Capitol Park Hotel Thursday with Comdr. Orville F. Sandefur presiding. Lloyd Graham, senior vice com mander and chairman of the ’’Buddy” Poppy Committee, outlined plans for the poppy campaign. Irving Silverberg, chairman of the Excursion Committee, reported on plans for an all-day outing at Mar shall Hall, June 18. The trustees met last Sunday at Quartermaster D. E. Carleton's home. The Drum Corps will attend the Apple Blossom Festival at Winchester, Ya . and the Dewey day celebration at Philadelphia, Pa. Front Line Post meeting scheduled for tomorrow night has been called off. Members will attend a joint meeting with Washington Post at 1308 Fourteenth street, Roland C. Paul, Company K, 64th Infantry. World War; Frank E. Hill, Company E, 168th Infantry. World War, and Cyrus G. Fox, U. S. Navy, War with Spain, were obligated as members of this post at the last meet ing. The banquet honoring Department Comdr. Edward K. Inman will be held May 18 at 1715 Pennsylvania avenue. Dr. Herbert J. Bryson, chairman of the post Buddy Poppy Committee, will leave shortly for the national headquarters of the V. F. W. at Kan sas City to. consult with Q. M. Gen. Robert F. Handy regarding the coming buddy poppy campaign in the Dis trict of Columbia. MrKimmie-Catterton Police-Fire Auxiliary will hold a card party at the Soldiers, Sailors & Marines’ Club, 1015 L street, W'ednesday at 8 p.m. W. C. T. U. NEWS Cleveland Park Union met with Mrs. Mary A. P. Bean, 3506 Thirty-fifth street. Mrs. E. L. Crawford told of plans for Flower Mission day, June 2, when a program will be given at the Home for Incurables. Mrs. J. Ray mond Schmidt, first secretary, spoke. The devotional was given by Mrs. A. S. M. Hopkins. Mrs. A. C. Christie distributed literature. Mrs. Hiram K. Green reported the last meeting of Federation of Clubs. The union voted to become a life time union. Jennie Esmond Wright, District W. C. T. U. director of radio, was the principal speaker. Mrs. W. A. Keese and Mrs. Philip Jones are new members. Mrs. Hiram K. Green and Mrs. H. L. Dryden assisted the hostess. Miss Bertha Rachel Palmer, former superintendent of public instruction of North Dakota and now director of scientific temperance instruction of the National W. C. T. U., will spend four days in Washington. April 26-29 in clusive, speaking to groups and holding M. E. Church tonight. Tomorrow she addresses a mass meeting in the First Congregational Church at 8 o'clock. Mrs. N. M. Pollock is arranging this meeting, which Includes an organ re cital, by Catharine Fowler; devotional service, by Mrs. Arsenio Ralon; a short concert, by the Schubert Singers, un der direction of Mrs. Chester Adair. Mrs. Arthur C. Watkins, District of Columbia W. C. T. U. vice president, v ill introduce the speaker. Mrs. W. H. ' Ramsey, president, will preside. A tea will be given at 522 Sixth street Wednesday from * to 7 p.m., when all W. C. T. U. members and their friends are invited. Southeast Union met Monday eve ning in Calvary Baptist Church with vice president, Mrs. L. L. Bowers, pre siding. The devotional was given by Mrs. Laura Penn. “Boys and Girls" was the subject of the program, which featured talks and a duet by Mrs. Catherine Gray, leader of the Loyal Temperance Legion, and Rose Torcisl, who is manager of the girls’ section. The guest speaker was Mrs. Belle Cutler Parker, District director of Christian Citizenship. — « Solution of Yesterday’* Puzzle. fgiyTilLMClAlPlEirMWlI 1LIEI A Parent-Teacher Congress Will Begin Here Tuesday “Building Character Through Education” Will Be Theme of Session—Extension Program Is Arranged. THE twenty-third annual conven tion of the District of Columbia Congress of Parents and Teachers will be held Tuesday and Wednesday in the Interstate Com merce-Labor auditorium. The general theme will be “Building Character Through Education.” The invocation will be given by Rev. Raymond W. White, pastor, Rhode Island Avenue M. P. Church. Greetings will be by Mrs. Hamilton Shaffer, second vice president. Na tional Congress of Parents and Teach ers. A skit will be presented by the Department of Public Welfare, under the direction of Mrs. Ralph Hoagland, and a parliamentary law drill will be conducted by Mrs. Shaffer. The ses sion will be presided over by Mrs. L. B. Castell. The fellowship dinner will be held Tuesday at 7 p.m. at the Kennedy Warren. An informal program of mu sic will be presented. Registration will be held from 8:30 am. to 11:30 am. Wednesday. The program for the morning session in cludes a demonstration by the Depart ment of Health, directed by Mrs. Lu cian Jordan; address, “How P.-T. A. Members Can Help the Health Depart ment,” by Dr. Hugh Davis, chief of Child Hygiene Section of the District of Columbia Health Department. Mrs. Kathryn Sale English, accompanied by John H. Marville, will furnish vocal music, and recreation will be directed by Miss Virginia Nielson of the Dis trict of Columbia Playground Depart ment. A home service clinic will be conducted by the Department of Home Service, in charge of Mrs. M. W. Buell. “Building Character Through Edu cation” will be the subject of a panel discussion to be led by Mrs. Hamilton Shaffer at the afternoon session. Honor roll certificates and National Parent-Teacher Magazine honor scrolls will be presented by Mrs. F. M. Doudna and Mrs. L. H. Magruder. A National Pa rent-Tea cher Magazine pageant will be presented by the Stuart Junior High School. Resolutions will be presented by Mrs. J. N. Saunders, chairman, and a report of the election of officers given. The Convention Program Committee I consists of Mrs. W. C. Jones. Mrs. O. G. Hankins and Mrs. M. W. Buell. Mrs. E. J. Dowling, student aid chairman, stresses the immediate need for additional supplies of clothing. The student aid rooms in the Park View School will not be open April 28, due to the annual convention. 1 iveene. Officers elected Tuesday were: Mrs. John Brennan, president: Mrs. C. C. Magee, first vice president: Mrs. O. N. Forrest, second vice president: Mrs. C. H. Brown, third vice president: Mrs. B. F. Joy, treasurer: Mrs. R. M. Ewen, recording secretary: Mrs. Chester Leese, corresponding secretary: Mrs. F. D. Morris, historian; C. B. Busby, O. N. Forrest, Mrs. Charles Hisle, del egates to Public School Association. A luncheon w-ill be held at the school May 5. Mrs. Joseph N. Saunders spoke on the Juvenile Court bill now under consideration, and a resolution was passed approving the principle of the bill. Langley Junior High. The Executive Board met Tuesday after having luncheon in the school cafeteria. A meeting will be held Thursday, when the movie equipment will be of ficially presented by the association to the school by Mrs. Sargent Elliott, president. Speakers will be H. Gilli gan. first president of Langley P.-T. A., and J. J. Crane, first assistant super intendent of schools. Edmonds-Kingsman-Maury. Miss Coleen Lohman of Eastern High School was guest speaker at the last meeting. Attendance awards were won by Miss Sprucebank of Maury School and Miss Jean Ellis. Stuart Junior High. Mrs. Ralph Frame, chairman of the Nominating Committee, presented the following slate for elections to be held at the May meeting: Mrs. H. N. Stull, president; Mrs. Ralph Frame, first vice president: Mrs. L. B. Berryman, sec ond vice president; Miss Gladys Clark son, secretary: Walter S. Griest, treas urer, and Mrs. L. H. Magruder, his torian. An amendment to the by-laws was proposed to add to the list of offi cers a third vice president and a cor responding secretary. The Executive Board will meet to morrow at 2 p.m. John Quincy Adams. Officers were elected and installed by Mrs. W. B. Fry, first vice president. District of Columbia Congress of Par ents and Teachers, last Wednesday af ternoon." A demonstration was given by the elementary tap dancing class. It was arranged to have young chil dren cared for while parents attended the meetings. nmiaon-rairDroiner-Kossen. The bingo party scheduled for to morrow evening has been canceled. Mrs. A McGrath announces the Summer round-up will be held at Rosscll School, May 1, at 10 a.m. Parents having children who will en ter school for the first time In Sep tember or February are entitled to this health examination for children. Wheatley. The executive board held a lunch eon Friday, when Miss Florence C. Mortimer, principal, and Mrs. Edna Rawlings were guests of honor. At the educational assembly Friday, the special feature was lantern slides of the school garden work and the recent cherry blossom fete at Poto mac Park. Grant. Shirley Temple in “Curly Top” is the feature picture of the benefit movie to be given at the Circle Thea ter Wednesday at 3:15 p.m., Mrs. Frances M. Pippel in charge. Mrs. Ivy J. Dollarhide, chairman of the Nominating Committee, pre sents the following slate: Mrs. Ruth W. Hoover, president; Mrs. Frances M. Pippel, first vice president; Miss Viola OlTutt, second vice president; Mrs. John R. Kays, secretary; Mrs. B. M. Manly, treasurer. Janney. The April meeting was held in the form of a “Hobby night.” Mrs. M. Buell led the discussion on "Improved Leisure Hours.” Miss B. Pulizzi, prin cipal, gave a short talk on her foreign travels. Dr. L. Roth, Mrs. Douglas Parsons and Mjss M. F. Hopkins won hobby prizes. Mrs. M. Corwin’s room won the attendance prize. Refresh ments were served. The executive board will meet at the home of the president, Mrs. Riley Qwynn, May 1. Truesdell. The association will meet Tuesday it 8 o'clock. “Frjjairs’ night” will be :elebrated. Jud/VFay Bentley will liseuss “How Home and School Can Help Prevent Delinquency.” 4 Mrs. H. E. Summers announces plans have been completed for the Summer round-up May 1. Doctors as sisting are: Dr. Lewis J. Battle, Dr, Richard V. Mattingly, Dr. Ruth Jack son, Dr. Willard 8. Ottman and Dr. Joseph T. Forster. The study group 'will meet Tues day, with Mrs. Frances Pennell as leader. The subject will be ••Money." Whittier. The annual Summer round-up will be held May 1. Free health exam inations will be held for all pre-school children who will enter school next Fall. Mothers having children of this age should notify Mrs. J. Leroy Poole, Georgia 79-10, chairman of the committee. The following physicians will examine the children: Dr. F. X. Courtney, Dr. Daniel L. Washington, Dr, Ruth Jackson and Dr. C. H. Anderson, dentist. John Eaton. Officers elected Monday were: Mrs. S. D. Donohoe, president: Mrs. W. E. Hall, first vice president; Miss Lillian Shoemaker, second vice president; Mrs. T. M. Tatum, recording secre tary; Mrs. Donald Evans, correspond ing secretary; Mrs. Paul Lum, treas urer. Miss Laura Berrien, a member of the Women's Bar Association, gave an address on the Juvenile CJourt bill. The Glee Club, accompanied at the piano by Miss Bardwell, sang a group of songs. Blow-Pierre-Webb. An Executive Committee meeting will be held tomorrow at 1:30 p.m. in the Webb School. The regular meeting will be held In the Pierce School May 4, at 8 p.m. N. P. Gage. At the last meeting Dr. Edith Coale spoke on "Medical Inspection in the School and What the School Doctor Found.” The Nominating Committee was ap pointed, as follows: Mrs. Harry Klotz, chairman; Miss Frances Fernald and Mrs. Ja'mes Gaghan. Mrs. Inez Todd, Summer round-up chairman, has obtained the services of Dr. Ryon for examination of the pre-school children at the school May 1. The next meeting will be held May 14 for election of officers. Y.W.CACHAPIER PLANST£ATODAYj New Pipe-Making Class, Un der Miss Lambie, Meets Monday. A tea will be held today at 4 p.m. at the Y. W. C. A., with Mrs. Allie M. Baxter of the Dupont Chapter as hostess. The weekly music hour will follow at 5 pm., featuring two vocal soloists. Dupont Chapter will meet at 2;30 p.m Monday; St. Alban's Chapter will meet at 1:30 p.m. to hear Mrs. Suruyo Imamura of Japan speak. On Tues day at 2 p.m. the Mount Pleasant Chapter will meet for election of offi cers at 614 E street. A new class in pipe making, under the direction of Miss Margaret Lambie. - has been organized, meeting Monday i at the Y. W. C. A. from 4 to 6 p.m. The Professional Writers’ Club of the Education Department will meet at 8 p.m. Thursday at headquarters. Week's Committee Meetings. Committee meetings for the week include Rooms Registry. Wednesday at 11 a.m. and Kamp Kouncil, May 2, at 6 pm. The Junior Council of the Girl Re serves will meet in the department office tomorrow at 4 p.m. Ail girls Interested In singing may attend. Tuesday the Girl Reserve Glee Club will meet at 4 p.m. and the Executive Committee at 5 p.m. The Program Planning Committee for the Girl Reserves will go for their annual Spring conference Friday to Vacation Lodge in Cherrydale to stay until Sunday. Those attending are Mildred Bland, Eastern High; Cath erine Hickey, Wilson Junior High; Eleanor Graves. Central High; Martha Moss, Western High; Ruth Linthicum, McKinley High; Erva Bargar, Roose velt. Miss Mabel Cook, executive of the department and Miss Elsa Pat terson, chairman of the Girl Reserve Committee, will accompany them. Xenos Club will meet Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. for tap dancing class and at 8 p.m. will leave the Y. W. C. A. for a skating party. wound I able Thursday. The Business Girls’ Public Affairs Round Table will continue their study of "The United States Policy In the Far East” Thursday at 5:15 p.m. Practice bridge group for business women and their friends will meet Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. with Mrs. Hannah Hill as the hostess. Blue Triangle Club members will meet at the Y. W. C. A. Thursday at 5:15 p.m. to go to Rock Creek Park for a picnic supper and a program planned by the Recreation Committee, under the direction of Bart Zanella. A public affairs forum tea will be given at the association headquarters Tuesday at 4 p.m. when Dr. Arthur Flemming of the American University Staff will speak. The first of the Spring tours planned by the Y. W. C. A. for this season will be May 3, when & party will travel by bus through the Shenandoah Valley, leaving ths association at 8:30 a.m. A later trip to Winchester to be taken on the day of the apple blossom festival parade Is being planned. B. P. 0. ELKS The officers and members of the Maryland, Delaware and District of Columbia Elks’ Association will meet at Washington Lodge today at 2:30 p.m. Grand Exalted Ruler James T. Halllnan will be the guest of honor. The Elks’ Boys Band will give a con cert from 1 to 2 p.m. After the meet ing there will be a dinner. The Elks’ Boys Band paraded in the juvenile parade and was voted a silver loving cup as first prize in com petition with other units; the pres entation is to be made at a future date. Members of the Annapolis Club who have books that have not been completed and do not contemplate making the trip return them to Chair man Fred Bergafi fc or no mai 39TH ANNIVERSARY Cejebration Will Start Next Thursday With Exempli fication of Degrees. The Washington Council, Knights of Columbus, will hold its thirty-ninth anniversary celebration starting next Thursday, according to plans just an nounced by Alfred A. McOarraghy, grand knight. The first and second degrees will be exemplified on Thursday at the club house to a large class of can didates. Next Sunday, following a luncheon at the Willard Hotel, the thirty-ninth anniversary class of Washington Council will be received into the order. Following the third degree, May 5, the anniversary banquet will be held at the Willard Hotel. Dr. Leo F. Stock, past grand knight, will be toastmaster. Right. Rev. Msgr. Peter J. Guilday will speak and the prin cipal talk will be given by Repre sentative John P. Higgias of Massa chusetts. Justice Pierce Butler, Rev. Arthur A. O’Leary, president of Georgetown University; Rev. Msgr. Joseph M. Corrigan, rector of the Catholic University; Rev. Father Aloysius J. BurggrafT, Senator Augus tine Lonergan. Senator Henry F. Ash urst. Representative James M. Mead, Postmaster Vincent C. Burke, Supreme Treasurer Daniel J. Callahan, State Deputy George E. Herring are some of the invited guests. The anniversary dance will be held May 7 at the Willard Hotel. The council's regular meeting will be held Tuesday evening in the club house. It will be the annual George town University night. The George town University Glee Club will be a special feature. Very Rev. Father Arthur A. O'Leary, president of the university and a recently admitted member of the order will talk. The Washington General Assembly, Fourth Degree, held its meeting and ladies’ night at the Mayflower Hotel last Monday evening. John F. Hill yard, faithful navigator, presided. Plans were made for a mothers’ day mass and breakfast at Georgetown University May 10, and also a retreat at Manresa, May 15, 16 and 17, which will be joined in by all members of the Knights of Columbus in Washing ton. Rossa F. Downing is chairman of the retreat committee. William E. Leahy, chairman of the House of the Good Shepherd Motion Picture Equip ment Fund, reported the fund was almost completed and installation of the equipment would be made at the Home in the near future. The program was given with Harry P. Sommerville acting as toastmaster. The principal address was made by Very Rev. Edward G. Fitzgerald, whose subject was "Religion in Government.” Emerson Myers gave several piano se lections; George O’Connor, accom panied by Andy Oehman, sang, and Jim McWilliams, professional actor and radio star. NATIONAL UNION Stanley S. Schum presided at the meeting of the United Council, when an address was delivered by Senator Michael J. Kindsfather on the "Hos pital Service Association." George Vail, president of Victory Council, and Henry H. Stebner also spoke. McKinley Council voted to change the meeting night from the second Tuesday in each month to the third Tuesday, in Northeast Masonic Tem ple. Senator Arthur S. Brown of United Council, Senator Michael J. Kindsfather, Potomac Council; Harry Seiinger, chairman of the River Ex cursion Committee, and Henry H. Stebner, Victory Council, spoke. Silent tribute was paid to Walter L. Ball, who died since the March meeting. Victory Council meets Friday in Pythian Temple. ROYAL ARCANUM Past Grand Regent Edwin A. Niess of Oriental Council has been ap pointed by Grand Regent James C. Dulin as grand secretary to fill out the term of Grand Secretary Frank S. Parks, who resigned. A joint visitation of Grand Council officers was paid to Oriental, District and Capitol Councils Tuesday evening at Royal Arcanum Hall. The grand officers were received by Regent J. E. Butler. Officers of Oriental Council were nominated and report was made of withdrawal from active service to the fraternity of P3st Grand Regent and Past Supreme Representative George M. Evans. There will be a grand visitation to kismet and Municipal Councils, in joint session. Tuesday evening at Royal Arcanum Hall. Firat Division Society. The District of Columbia branch, Society of the 1st Division, A. E. F., met Wednesday at 1508 Fourteenth street, with Maj. Virgil O. Barnard presiding. Plans discussed for the Contigny day banquet, May 28, at the Broadmoor in celebration of the first American victory, the capture of the village of Cantigny by the 1st Division on May 28, 1918. Secretary David Friesel made a report concerning the scholarships sponsored by the 1st Division Society to the Citadel, the military college of South Carolina. Three free scholar ships are given to outstanding young men who are unable to pay for a college education. Full particulars may be had by writing to David Friesel, room 3201, Munitions Building. Woodmen Circles. Morris Sheppard Grove will meet Tuesday evening at the W. O. W. Hall. Plans will be made for transportation to the regional meeting to be held the week of June 2 at Lake Junaluska, N. C. Capital Juniors met at the W. O. W. Hall, with Guardian Cathleen Law rence presiding. A picnic will be held at Pierce Mill, Rock Creek Park, Sat urday morning. All children will meet at the .Woodmen Hall at 10 a.m. Yankee Division Club. The Yankee Division Club of Wash ington, with the Maj. Gen. Clarence R. Edwards Post, Veterans of Foreign Wars, will tender to Maj. Gen. George 5. Simonds, a farewell banquet at the National Press Club next Tuesday at 7 p.m. All veterans who served with the 26th Division during the World War are requested to attend and bring their families and friends. SUNDAY CROSS-WORD PUZZLE | ACROSS. 1. Rasping. 6. A nut. 11. Fen. 16. Proofreader’s mark. 21. Hawaiian salutation. 22. Agor.ie line. 23. Oval. 24. Pointed arch. 25. Clefts in rocks: Scot. 26. A direction In music. 27. Fisticuff: Scot. 28. Muzzles. 29. Turn inside out. 30. Tilted up. 31. Group of three. 32. River in England. 33. Sinuous. 35. Imbibed. 36. Female figurines. 37. Din. 38. Beleaguerment. 39. From. 40. Blade of an oar. i 44. Make an edging. 45. Coarse rigid hairs. 46. Capable of being inter laced. j 51. A constellation. 53. Not allegorical. | 55. Hazardous, i 56. Tom rag. 58. Not barbarous. 59. To be mistaken. 60. Journeying. 61. Climbing plant, j 63. A constellation. i 64. Small particle of fire. 66. A shield: poet. | 67. Hag. j 69. Destroyed, j 72. River in Belgium. ! 73. Pointed a missile. | 75. Ocean. 76. Played lightly with. 78. Vessel. 82. Imploring. 85. Freed. 90. Walking sticks. 92. Theatrical. 93. Point. 95. Thrust out or away. 96. Turns aside. 98. Rubber tree. 99. Country gallant. 101. Mock. 102. Relevant. 104. A lure lor angling. 106. Pierce again to draw liquid from, as a barrel. 107. Invest with sovereign authority. 108. Interpolate. 109. Large tub. 111. She of the !*D'Urbervilles.” 112. Land measures. 113. Twin crystal. 114. Anglo-Saxon court. 116. Engrave. 120. A Queen of France. 121. Bow men in whale boats. . 126. Musical instrument. 127. Anchorites’ cells. 128. Greek letter. 129. Quibble. 130. Farewell. 131. Babylonian deity. 132. Bower. 133. Rich, clean tin ore: Cornwall 134. Place again. 135. Harden. 136. Pastime. 137. Annoyed. 138. Ringlet. 139. Loiter. * 140. Roman goddess of shep herds. 141. Exigencies. nowx. 1. Certain rodents. 2. Existent. 3. Pirate. 4. Keen. 5. Hurry. 6. Magnificent. 7. Addicted to self-praise. 8. A liquid alkaloid. 9. Corner. 10. Tidy. 11. City in Canada. 12. Mean. 13. Gulch. 14. Slice of meat. 15. Restrained. 16. To deny. 17. Place of assembly in an cient Greece. 18. Ascended. 19. Incident. 20. Assays. 34. A negative. 35. Lute stop. 36. Organ stop imitating a storm. 38. Earnestly. 39. Moor. 40. Mend. 41. Macaw. 42. Measure of capacity. 43. Rhythm. 45. A number. 46. 8oldier. 47. Clothe. 48. Wild hogs. 49. A thrust. 50 Natural fat. 52. A cuttlefish. 54. Sesame. 55. Current of air. 57. A larva. 59. Finial. 62. Sloping ways. 64. Obliquely. 65. Fastened firmly 68. Roman god of the tea. 70. Rumanian coins. 71. Deleted. 74. Distributed. 77. Restrain. 78. Peduncle. 79. Harbor. 80. Lifeless. 81 City in Scotland. 83. Era. 84. Gigantic. 86. Arrest: French. 87. A set of furniture. 88. Works of Icelandic literature. 89. Profound parts. 91. Hasty puddings. 94. Bolt. 97. Harsh breathing during sleep. 99. Pile. 100. Not ever again. 103. Abstract conception of being. 104. Convivially. 105. Bulwarks. 108 Horseshoer. 110. Also 113. Bruiser. 114. Frisk. 115. Alarm bell. 116. A grass. 117. Juice of apples. 118. Elevate. 119. Certain arrow poisons. 120. Cloak. 121. Genus of the family Harpidae. 122. Mother-of-pearl. 123. Summon forth. 124. Cleaved. 125. Vehicles on runners. 127. For fear that. 128. Pant violently. Order of the Eastern Star Mrs. Leila J. Cooke, president of Auxiliary Home Board, announces the board will not meet tomorrow but will meet May 25 at 1:30 at Masonic Temple. Matron Ethel M. Mague announces Columbia Chapter will confer the de grees tomorrow with Patron Ro6coe M. Wlllhite presiding. The Star Point Society met last Wednesday at the home of Mrs. Marie G. Neel, with Mrs. Dorothy Bingham and Mrs. C. Maxine Knorr assisting. The Ways and Means Committee met last Tuesday at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Henry W. Syfrig, with Mrs. Doris F. Cope assisting. The Hospitality Committee met last Friday at the home of Mrs. Grace L. Goddard. The 1932 Association of Matrons and Patrons will hold a card party at 2146 Georgia avenue, April 28. Mrs. Ella Mae Fearn, matron of Miriam Chapter, announces Mrs. Marie Ward Linthicum, conductress, an* Mrs. Mary E. Beahm, associate con ductress, will be honored tomorrow night. A feature will be a play, 'The Arrival of Billy,” by the Dramatic Club, under the direction of Mrs. Mary E. Wilkerson. The cast consists of Mrs. Eileen H. Dalstrom, Norman C. Tanner, Mrs. Marie W. Linthicum, Mrs. Doris Troup, Mrs. Naomi Cooper and Mrs. Pebble B. Tanner. The Auxiliary Home Board will have a basket in the chapter room tomor row night for linen donations for the linen shower to be given at the Ma sonic and Eastern Star Home. • ——— A rummage sale will be held at 1107 Fourth street southwest April 30 and May 1 by the Auxiliary Home Board of Electa Chapter. Any member hav ing rummage call Mrs. Ora Hanes or Mrs. Alice Wolfe and it will be col lected. The Star Point Society of Bethle hem Chapter will meet at the home of Mrs. Edna Rauscher, 3514 North ampton street, Saturday. The assist ing hostesses will be Miss Laura Wil liams, Mrs. Ella Engelhardt and Mrs. Charlotte Gladhill. After the meet ing cards will be played. The Home Board will have a dinner at the Fairfax Hotel Thursday at 6 p.m. Phone Mrs. Bowersox, Potomac 1964. for reservations. After the meeting Tuesday a pro gram will be rendered. * The matrons and patrons of 1935 will entertain the matrons and patrons of 1936 with a dinner and dance April 29 at the Beaver Dam Country Club at 7 p.m. A special program has been arranged by the 1935 association. On May 2 the Matrons and Patrons’ Association of 1928 will entertain the matrons and patrons of 1936 at the Masonic Hall in Brightwood with an entertainment, refreshments and danc ing, in honor of Grand Matron Louise Kreglow. The matrons and patrons of 1936 are planning a week end trip to Mas senutten, Va„ on May 23. Any mem* ber desiring to go will call Mary Mc Lean, District 0256, for reservations. The Matrons and Patrons' Associa tion of 1935 will entertain the 1936 association at a banquet and dance at Beaver Dam Country Club next Wednesday. Among the distinguished guests will be the grand matron, grand patron. Junior Past Grand Matron Mrs. Helen Brashears and Junior Past Grand Patron Walter Fowler. Washington Cehtennial Chapter on May 1 will honor its charter mem bers and past officers. A program is being planned. Electa Chapter was entertained at the last meeting with a novelty radio broadcast by Miss Patricia Paige and Mr. Hess; songs by Harry Guinn, and trumpet solos, Warren Simpson, Mrs. Ethel Scantlebury accompanist. A dance concluded the evening. Initiation will be held at the next meeting. The officers of William F. Hunt Chapter will meet at the home of Past Matron Elizabeth Forlcer, 3314 Seventeenth street northeast, tomor row at 8 p.m. A meeting of the Endowment Com mittee will be held Tuesday at the home of Past Matron Lillian Bennett, ,1313 Juniper street, %t 8 p.m. ’. The Auxiliary Home Board will hold a card party at the home of Past Matron Lillian Bennett, 1313 Juniper street, May 2 at 8 p.m. Mary ..I. H. McLean, matron of Federal Chapter, announces a dinner Tuesday at 6 p.m. 8t the Fairfax Hotel. Members of the 1936 Association call Marq McLean, District 0256, for reservations at the 1928 Association entertainment. May 2. 8:30 p.m.; also for the Massanutten, Va., trip, May 23. Matron Ruth L. Armstrong an nounces the meeting tomorrow will be to honor the past matrons and patrons of Temple Chapter. An entertainment has been planned. A card party for the benefit of the infirmary fund will be held by the Home Board Tuesday at the home of Libble Solomon, 4519 Ninth street, 1:30 to 6 and 8 to 10 p.m. Refresh ments. Lebanon Chapter will meet Tues day evening and will be entertained by the choir under the direction of Mrs. Laura Wallace, organist. The Auxiliary Home Board met Tuesday evening at the home of Mrs. Blanche Nell, who was assisted by Mrs. Beach, Mrs. Frydell, Mrs. Lacy, Mrs. Price and Mrs. Viola Thompson, A dance will be given by the chap ter at Indian Spring Country Club, June 5. Matron Mabel H. Test of Bethany Chapter has designated the meeting next Friday evening as "Bethany So cial Boosters’ night.’’ There will be an entertainment, refreshments and dancing. Fidelity Chapter will meet May T. The degrees will be conferred. The Home Board will serve a lunch 4 eon Wednesday at the Fairfax, at 12:30 and at the Chestnut Farms, May 5. at 12:30. The Officers’ Club will meet May 13 at the home of Mrs. Bertha Oclcer shuasen, 217 S street northeast, at 8 p.m. Mrs. Florence Berryman, matron, will entertain the Home Board with a luncheon at her home. 1511 Lamont street, at 12:30 pm., May 12. Miss Matty Rosenberg will assist. Mrs. Margaret Fox was appointed chairman of Ways and Means Com mittee. Ruth Chapter honored its past ma trons and past patrons at the last meeting. The grand matron, past grand matrons, Mrs. Elizabeth Plitt, Mrs. Katie Gude, Past Grand Patron George Plitt, Grand Secretary Mrs. Rose Yost and Grand Lecturer Mrs. Mollie Teachum were guests. Past Patron Mr. D. Thomsen of Jessica Callahan Chapter, Alexandria, Va„ rendered solos. The Ways and Means Committee will have a dance at Stansbury Lodge Hall Thursday, from 9 to 12 p.m. The Temple Committee and the Endowment Committee will give a card party at the home of Mrs. Ruth Bonnette, 105 Aspen street, Chevy Chase, Md., the evening of May 1. Phone Wisconsin 4424 for reservation. Mrs. Daisy Hopwood Thour. matron, announces the chapter meeting has been canceled because of Grand Chapter session. The Campbell-Loffler Sewing Club, under the auspices of the General Home Board Auxiliary, will hold a reception and linen shower at the Ma sonic and Eastern Star Home May 9 from 7 to 9 p.m. There will be refresh ments, music and a tour of the build ings. All members of the fraternity and their friends are invited. The Ways and Means Committee of Acacia Chapter will hold a card party at the home of Anna Farmer. 1345 Jonquil street, Saturday evening. Joppa Lodge Chapter will have charge of the services at the Masonic and Eastern Star Home today at 3 p.m. The Ways and Means Committee announces plans have been completed for a legal bingo party in Joppa Hall May 16 at 8 p.m. The Educational Committee will have charge of a legal bingo party following a short business meeting May 20. The Matrons and Patrons’ Associa tion of 1928 will entertain the Matrons and Patrons' Association of 1936 at Stansbury Lodge Hall May 2 at 8:30 p.m. Gavel Chapter on April 21 initiated two candidates. The past officers will visit the Po tomac Electric Power Co. on April 30 at 8 p.m. Martha Chapter was entertained by the men at its last meeting with an amateur radio program, conducted by William T. Speer, associate patron, assisted by Rudolph Malth. Benjamin Bolinger, Richard E. Titlow, Leslie Lendner, Frank Hursh, Carleton Fry, Charles Miller, Arthur Watts, Gott hard Hoffman and Dr. Thomas 0*es' Orchestra. Right Worthy Grand Treasurer A Flora E. Campbell installed Mrs. Daisy Baker as Ruth. The matron of Mount Pleasant Chapter, Mrs. Hannah Dorn, an nounces the grand matron and grand patron, with the matrons and patrons of 1936, will be the guests of honor at the birthday anniversary. May 1. A dance and card party will be held Tuesday at the Kenwood Country Club. Mizpah Chapter, at its last meeting, had as special guests the grand ma tron and past Grand Patron Edward N. Riley. There will be a card party at 1210 Wisconsin avenue April 30 for the ben efit of the educational fund. There will be a rummage sale at 21 K street May 12 and 13. The Secretaries’ Association will meet at the home of Mrs. Bessie Fran zoni, 14 R street northeast. May 2 at 8 p.m. Assisting hostesses will be Mrs. Mary McCoach and Mrs. EfBe Mohler. The Ways and Means Committee of Joseph H. Milans Lodge Chapter will hold a chicken dinner May 14 In Northeast Masonic Temple. The Sun shine Committee will hold a dinner and card party May 18 at Fuhrman Studio. Twenty-first street and Massa chusetts avenue, at 6:30 p.m. The Afternoon Bridge Club will meet Tues day with Mrs. Annie Langley, 1010 C street northeast. Endowment, April 30, with Mrs. Anna Foreman. 209 Jack son avenue, University Park, Md., 12 o'clock. Mrs. Centner will hold a rummage sale May 27 and 28. Twenty first and K streets. Call Adams 4081 if you have rummage. At the last meeting of Naomi Chap ter Mrs. Elma Jenkins announced tha Endowment Committee will hold a card party tomorrow evening at tha home of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas C. Doran, 304 Longfellow street. Tha Gleaners will conduct a rummage sale April 30, May 1 and 2. Notify Mrs. Betty Eisenacher of rummage to ba donated for this sale, phone North 0281. Matron Audrey Derrick announces Friendship Chapter will have associate night Tuesday, with Associate Matron Maybelle Boyce and Associate Patron S. Mace McMillan as honor guests. Associate Grand Matron Elizabeth Rhine and Associate Grand Patron Victor B. Rench and the associate matrons and patrons are invited. William R. Singleton Temple Asso ciation, composed of William R. Sin gleton Lodge, William R. Singleton Chapter, R. A. M„ and Friendship Chapter will hold chicken and roast beef dinners April 30 and May 1. Initiation of candidates will be held May 12. Chevy Chase Chapter’s meeting, May 5, will pe devoted to business followed by amateur night. The Tuesday Night Club will ba en« tertained by Mrs. Winfred M. Savage with Mrs. Ruth Tata assisting hostess. Of WEPT. 30 Seven General Officers to Terminate Careers on That Date. With the retirement on April 30 of Maj. Gen. Dennis E. Nolan, com manding general of the 2d Corps Area, and of Maj. Gen. Paul B. Malone, commanding general of the 9th Corp# Area, on May 31, there will be no other age retirements among general officers of the Army until September 30, when seven officers of general officer rank will terminate their active military careers. Those to be placed *v ttie retired list of the An»f «« 'September 30, next, include .slaj, Gens. Frank Par ker, Frsw,* C. Bolles, Frederick W. Coleman and Brig. Gens. Ernest D. Scott. James B. Gowen. Hamilton S. Hawkins and Casper H. Conrad, Jr. In addition to these general officer separations, three other general of ficers will be retired for age between September 30, next, and the end of this calendar year. They are Maj. Gen. Lytle Brown and Brig. Gen. Ar- * thur S. Conklin, November 30, and Maj. Gen. Charles E. Kilbourne, De cember 31. There are no general officers detailed with the general staff in Washington whose duty of four year term of office expires during tha 1936 calendar year. several omcers win shortly assume new duty at the War Department here. Upon completing his present course of instruction at the Harvard Graduate School of Business Admin istration, Lieut. Col. Bethel W. Simp son will assume new duty in the office of the chief of ordnance. Lieut. Col. Sidney P Spalding, upon com pleting his present course at the Army War College, will also report to the chief of ordnance for duty in hia office, as will Capt. Harry N. Rising, who is now on duty at the Military Academy, West Point, N. Y. Maj. George B. Campbell, now on duty at 6th Corps Area headquarters, Chi cago, 111., will assume new duty In the office of the judge advocate gen eral of the Army not later than June 30. Maj. Harold E Albaugh, now at March Field, Calif., Will report for duty at the Army Medical Center the latter part of July. Navy. Orders will be issued soon direct ing a selection board to convene at the Navy Department to recommend a captain of the Medical Corps for advancement to the rank of rear ad miral. to fill the vacancy resulting from the death of Rear Admiral John M. Brister on April 10. The findings of the Supply Corps Selection Board that recently recom mended the advancement of seven lieutenants and 17 lieutenants (junior grade) to the next higher ranks, re spectively. have been approved. Those recommended for advancement to the rank of lieutenant commander include Lieuts. Christian P. Schwartz, Joseph E. Bolt and Errett R. Feeney, who probably will make their numbers In June, 1936, and John K. Lynch, George W. Bauerschmidt. Austin 8. Keeth and Walter E. Gist, who will make their numbers with their line running mates at later dates yet to be determined. Those selected for the rank of lieutenant will make their numbers as follows: Lieuts. (Junior Grade) Charles Naumilket, Preston G, Locke, Bryon C. Gwinn, Calvin B. White and Louie L. Lindenmayer, who probably will make their numbers this coming June, and James S. Blerer, Donald S. Gordon, Walter N. Gray, John W. Haines, Elmer A. Chatham, Allan M. Gray, Ernest C. Collins, Henry S. Cone, Charles A. Meeker, Milton C. Dickinson, J. K. Chisholm and William J. Laxon, who will make their numbers on later dates yet to be determined.