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Poll Favors Repeal Of Arms Embargo 680 of 797 Members Participating Back Cash-and-Carry Sales 6ix hundred and eighty of the 797 members of the national council of the National Economic League who participated in a recent poll favor repeal of the arms embargo to allow sale of arms and other goods to belligerents on a cash-and-carry basis, the league's headquarters has I announced. ! The league was established “to create an informed and disinter ested leadership for public opinion— a leadership that is free from parti san bias or class interest and that will be accepted as representing the best thought of this country.’’ Members of the league's national council in the District of Columbia are L. E. Breuninger, Edward B. Burling. James A. Cobb. Joseph B. Eastman. George E. Hamilton. J. H. Hanna, Joseph H. Himes, S. H. Kauffmann. Judson King. Newbold Noyes, John P. Sinclair. William H. Stayton, Carl F. Taeusch and Wayne C. Taylor. The league's executive council is composed of Charles Francis Adams, former Secretary of the Navy; James Rowland Angell, president emeritus, Yale University; Sewell Avery, vice president, Chicago Crime Commission; Irving Fisher, pro fessor of political economy, Yale University; T. M. Girdler, presi dent, Republic Steel Corp.; Frank O. Lowden, former Governor of Illinois; O. M. W. Sprague, professor of banking and finance. Harvard University; Silas H. Strawn, attor ney; William Allen White, news paper publisher; Ray Layman Wil bur. president, Stanford University, and Owen D. Young, chairman of the board of General Electric Co. Workmen Closing Basin's 'Yachting Season' Washington Tidal Basin s “yacht ing season" was being closed this week end as a crew of workmen scraped, painted and stored the fleet of 50 boats in which nearly 18.000 persons sailed during the last sum mer. C. M. Capper, who for 35 years has catered to the needs of Capital fish ermen at his boathouse on the Ches apeake & Ohio Canal near Chain Bridge and who is "admiral" of the Basin's pleasure fleet, completed tabulation of his passenger lists last night. A total of 17.614 persons rode In “Cap's" boats on the Basin this season. The pedal boats proved most popular, attracting 9.129 riders. The famous swan boat, flagship of the fleet, accounted for 2,766 of the total number of patrons, while the canoes and rowboats completed the list with 2.902 and 2,817 passengers, respectively. The Government's “safety-at-sea" program was carried out on the Basin again this season. Not one accident marred the handling of any boat, either by the licensed operators or the amateur patrons. Mr. Capper directs the Tidal Basin boating unit for the Welfare and Recreational Association of Public Buildings and Grounds, operators of cafeterias and recreational units throughout the District, and his safety record this season continues his perfect score ! for the five years he has been em- ! ployed by the association. By last night all but 11 boats of the big fleet had been stored for the winter. The boats still in the water will remain in service a day or two longer to give late-comers a final opportunity to explore the Basin and then they, too, will be 6tored. Wage-Hour Division Dance A dance in celebration of the first anniversary of the establishment of the Wage-Hour Division will be given Tuesday night at the National Press Club auditorium under spon sorship of the division's Local No. 12, United Federal Workers. A number of high Government offi cials who helped to create the divi sion have been invited as guests of honor. Few Celtic-Tongued Peoples The only Celtic-tongued peoples extant today are the Gaelic-speak ing Irish, Manx and Highland Scotch and their distant linguis tic cousins of Armorican speech, the Welsh and the Bretons of France, says a study issued by the Columbia University Press. SIXTEENTH BIRTHDAY *425 IN MAHOGANY is the pleasantly low price of this superb little piano — fashioned of the best of everything so that it may glow in beauty — beauty of tone and exquisite petite design. • » May b# yeun for a imoll amount down end aaiy monthlypoymontton bolenco ALLOWANCE ON OLD PIANO JORDAN'S Comer 13th and G Sts. Call National 3223 Channel Fan-bock, nail - on • nail heod trim; down-Gr-feoth er seat cushion, $36. Wing Choir with clow-boll feet; ex pensive imported top* eitry covering, $36. Hondsomo Wing Choir with Bat t o n - b o £ k Down and ftSothot re*ers ’ ible ieot ciuh inn S36 A Superb Purchase! With Magnificent Decorator-Type Upholsteries! ONLY 105 ONE-OF-A-KIND LUXURIOUS PERIOD CHAIRS 59.50 to 79.50 Values! Many with “Chase” Pile Upholstery Worth $6 to $10 a Yard! Most of Them icith Carved Solid Mahogany Exposed Frames! j On many of these chairs the coverings alone would make them worth the regular price (it takes 4 to 5 yards to upholster one—mere if the pattern is large and must be centered). Each chair is an authentic reproduction. All have webbed seat and back construction. All have expensive nail cn-nail head trimming. Most of them have down-and-feather seat cushions. For best choice—for sure selection—be here early. Lansburgh's—Furniture—Fifth Floor *! Lady's Easy Chair, nail - on - nail head trim; down-&-feoth er seat cushion, $36. • J Wi«9 Barrel - Back Chair with nail-on Mail head trim; down end • toother seat cushion, $36. WMiicfc t-Mnga Cktir wi tfc .d*wn ««i - foHwr M«t cntritu; a«tl-on-Mt( kMd tw^ssd. 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Knock tf-orm Icrr*! kock Chair with ': dpw « ao3 * irrffcrt teat anM«i. $36.