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Episcopalians Reduce
Retirement Age of
Presiding Bishop
By Caspar Nannes
$♦©' StoW Carrespondanl
Rouse of Bishops today voted, 91
to 21. to reduce the retiring age
of the presiding bishop from 70 to
68 as the third day of the 55th
triennial General Convention of the
Episcopal Church in the United
States of America got under way
on the University of Pennsylvania
The 68-year age limit originally
was set at the 1940 convention. It
was changed to 70 at the 1943 meet
ing. partly to meet war conditions.
The present retiring bishop, the1
Right Rev. Henry St. George Tucker. I
retires this year and a successor i
will be elected at this convention.
The House of Bishops also voted j
today to allow’ bishops to retain the
right to vote after their retirement
at the age of 72.
Bishops to Be Honored.
Later today the Most Rev. Geoffrey
Francis Fisher. Archbishop of Can
terbury and Bishop Tucker will re
ceive the honorary degree of doctor
of laws from the University of Penn
The degree will be given at a
special convocation in Irvine Audi
torium on the university campus
Dr. George W. McClelland, presi
dent of the university, will preside
and Dr. Thomas S. Gates, former i
president of the university and now
chairman of its board of trustees,
wall confer the degrees.
Former Senator George Wharton
Pepper, a trustee of the university.
won present the Archbishop of Can
terbury for the degree. Samuel F.
Houston, senior trustee of the uni
versity. will present Bishop Tucker. |
Remarriage Issue to Be Studied.
Among other issues to be taken up
today by the House of Bishops wifi :
be the question of remarriage of i
divorced persons. A joint commis
sion was appointed at the 1940 gen- i
eral convention and again at the
1943 meeting to study church sanc
tion to the remarriage of the inno- 11
•ent party in a divorce. i
Last night the Archbishop of Can- i
terbury declared the world missed j
an opportunity a year ago when it
failed to help the churches in Ger- i
many in the work of spiritual and
material reconstruction. He spoke
at a dinner given by the evangelical
societies of the Episcopal Church in p
the Bellevue-Stratford Hotel. p
"But the German churches have
performed a wonderful work de-; s
spite many handicaps in aiding the e
country at this period," the arch
bishop said. The best thing the u
churches in England can do now, he ?
continued, is to bring hope to the a
people of occupied countries
through spiritual and economic aid ®
Says Church Is Tired.
The British church leader told; *
the gathering that more than 5.000 *
former English servicemen now are i
studying for the ministry. He said
those who were unable to finance
their studies would be helped by the. i
church Admitting the Church of '
England is "tired, shabby and over
strained at present, the speaker as-! j
aerted it is also cheerful and brave.'’!!
The Right Rev. Angus Dun, Bishop
of Washington, was appointed to
the Committee on Christian Educa- :
tion of the House of Bishops yes- .
terday. The Very Rev A. C. Zabr.'s-1*
kie, dean of the Virginia Theological
Seminary at Alexandria, Vs., was °
appointed to the House of Clerical a
and Lay Deputies Committee on 1
Christian Education.
Four Washington members of the j
House of Deputies were appointed
yesterday to committees by former i
Supreme Court Justice Owen J.
Roberts, president of the chamber
They were T. E. Robertson, Ogle R
Singleton, the Rev. Dr. Theodore O ,
Wedel and the Rev. Dr Clyde Brown i
Committee on c anon*, >
Mr. Robertson, a member of All J
Saints Church, Chevy Chase, Md.,||
was appointed to the Committee on
Canons. Mr. Singleton, a member of | <
the Church of the Epiphany and i
secretarv of the Washington Diocesan !
convention, was put on the Com-;]
mittee on Missions. He was subse-: ]
quentlv elected secretary' of the com- j
mittee. Dean Wedel. warden of the ‘
College of Preachers at the Wash-1 <
ington Cathedral, will serve on the i j
Committee on the Prayer Book. Dr. 1
Brown, diocesan nussioner. was ap-,j
pointed to the Committee on Rural -
Justice Roberts also announced the i
appointments of deputies to the joint ]
committees on the national council, i
the nomination of a presiding bishop j
and the place of meeting of the 1949 j
general convention. House of Dep- i
uties members on the committee to
nominate a presiding bishop to suc
ceed Bishop Tucker are the Rev. Dr.
Harold L. Bowen of Chicago, the :
Rev. Dr. F. Bland Tucker of Georgia,
the Rev. Gordon Matthews of Mich
igan, the Very Rev. Gerald G. Moore
of Delaware, W. Dexter Wilson of
Central New York, Frank P. Dearing.
sr.. of Florida. Ralph E. Reuling of
Iowa and Gordon McCuteheon of
North Dakota
Two speakers at the joint session
of the House of Bishops and the
House of Deputies yesterday voiced'
alarm at the failure of the church
to attract more young men into
the ministry. The Right Rev. Robin
J. 8. Chen, assistant bishop of
Anking, China, declared there is;
urgent need for more younger men
in the ministry in China. Dr
William V. Dennis, professor of
Tural sociology at Pennsylvania
State College, pointed out that the:
average age of active clergymen!
was steadily rising and that it was,
essential to attract more youths to 1
Episcopal seminaries.
GEN. CLARK GREETED ON ARRIVAL HERE—John G. Erhardt (left). United States Minister to
Austria, and Gen. Mark Clark (right) are greeted by Maj. Gen. Alfred Gruenther as they arrived
at National Airport yesterday by plane from Europe. —Star Staff Photo.
165 Nazis Are Sought
For Questioning by Allies
fty the Allocated Press
BERLIN. Sept. 12.—United States
Army headquarters issued* today a
ist of 165 Nazis. SS 'Elite Guard)
eaders, spies, scientists and former
Herman government functionaries
vho are being sought for special
juestioning or arrest.
The list, distributed throughout
Europe, contains detailed descrip
ions of the wanted men. The most
langerous are marked for immedi
ite arrest.
Philip Bouhler. SS Obergruppen
'uehrer, described as a close and
rusted friend of Hermann Goering,!
5 among those hunted. He is be
ieved to have crossed the border
nto Austria.
Aqueduct Results
By the Associated Press
FIRST RACE—Purse. 53.500: claiming,
iaidens; 2-year-olds. 6 furlongs
ebalong (Guerin) 6.10 3.00 2 50
edalist (Atkinaon) 2.TO 2.40
ebuke (McCreary) 5.00
Time. 1:14.
Also ran—Gifted Wand. Franper. Golden
cotch. Jackanapes. Homogenise. Col. Led
SECOND RACE—Purse 53.500; ciaim
g 3-year-olds. 7 furlongs
*ne <8chzmdl* 33.60 12 00 7 60
ell Me How (Garza* 7 30 5.50
ary-Bud (Woodhouse) 15.20
Time. 1:27 2$
Also ran—Charing Pal Hie Ted Senator
Remember Us. Newtown, Lately. Hsr
er Mil El. Durban.
THIRD RACE—Purse 54.000 hurdles
llowances, 3-year-olds and upward about
■e mile.
Cosey 'Breland) Z 90 2 80 Out *
Mat (Malliaon) 2 *0 Ou
lobby'. First 'Marsanll Out
Ttme. 3:tl*5
Also ran—DiabiliUo Yankee Chance.
a Mrs. F. A. Clark entry.
Marragansett Results
FIRST RACE—Purse. S2.600. clalmlnf.
-year-olds and uwward 6 furlonaa.
“lrst Command <Ea1rd) I8 60 ft 00 4.20 I
Center -tSeonaa> 4 20 3 601
fim (Jones) 9 SO
Timt 1:13
Also ran—Jack s Qirl Jenkins MayW
tiss. Light Count. Teddy t Tea. Be Calm.
Desert Battle Celtic, and Doodle Bua ,
harden State Results
FIRST RACE—Purse. *3 500: 3-year-1
Ids and upward, maidens 6 lurlongs
aralee C (Cutlmano) IT TO T.TO 5 20
Uss Prompt (Moon) 4.20 2 90
lush-Hush (Kirk) 3.90
Time, 1 12
Also ran—Fanarosa Adorant. Miss VI-1
ins Hypnotlrer. Brown Brush Land of
lod Brownsley. Ficolas. Karenettt.
'Jarragansett Entries
Weather Clear Track Fa&t.
Firat Post. 1:15 PM. <E8T'
FIRST RACE—Puree. $3,400. maldena:
-year-olds: 6 furlonts
iter s Gift lift Athadee . lid
loss'.P lid Flatalpa lid
lalomar 110 Ftghtina Flat 118
'aliente lid Franabe lid
lit Story 119 xGood Genii 111
fsry Elvina lid Romanlclst lid
lun Beau Go 119 B*1 Beau 119
iallant Reward lid Hlrh Kick 119
SECOND RACE—Purse. *2 500: mald
ns 3-year-olds and upward d furlonts
>u*l Purpose 115 xsemper Parsra 113
Little Foxy ll5 Mascas 115
Tench Queen 112 Sam Morris 115
■orti'er 115 Late Advice 115
He Thicket 130 xOur Dot 107
Seronairl 101 Kings Lamp 112
Son o’ Bosum 115 xValcry _ 110 ;
iaratoga Polls’ 117 Liberty Nane 112,
THIRD RACE —Purse. $2,500. allow-'
nees; *-vetr-olds »-.d upward. 0 furlongs
Time Stitch 115 Albatross 130
lino Gold 120 xManipulate 109
Mr Jinx 112 xClvde T . 115
Wake Robin 115 Little Hoops 120
laming High 120 Two Kick 112
Character Man 116 Balmv Sprint 117
Hack Bun 112 Nibble 117
ima Jeame 114 Miss Wolverine 11]
FOURTH RACE— Purse. $4 000. allow
inces 2-year-olds: 0 furlonts
Rustle Broom 114 Oidenasai . 11?
illure _. 107 Atomic Wave 110
’oxwick 112 Little Harp 112
lerham 112 Bastotne lid
Sen Lewis lid Annleopaouotch 109
Jbtrty Andy 112 Red Taa 112
Tturi 109 Dtllsburt „ 110
lunnison .110
FIFTH RACE—Purse *12.500 claim
ng 4-year-olds and upward. IA miles
Defense Bond 114 Janetrl 113
iWInged Phaiah 111 xPharfox 111
31th Priority 112 A One 1X2
Which Cup 109 Brass Cannon lid
Splinter 109 xMurex 109
>retty Tiaer 114 Stormy 113
tMaekabv 109 Neotrist 119
Profile 121 xKlng’a Feast. :09
SIXTH RACE—Purse $.3,000: claim
ing: .3-year-olds and upward: 1 milt and
ro yards
Lucky Irish . 113 Valdlna Mintea 114
xOur Victory 107 Fittobetied lid
xMiss Puritan 107 Head Sea 112
Pott War Style lid chain Miss . 112
Her Reply 112 Vampire 112
xSpeed Up 107 xNlta Jean ’07
xAnamosa 107 Fliord 114
Dream 112 Ho Hum ‘ 109
SEVENTH RACE—Purse *3.500 allow
ances 3-year-olds and upward I • miles
Adelphia 109 Twenty-Thirty 10.3
xBel Rtlth MB Reaping Oold 109
Nedron 113 Chuck 109
Axiom 103 Winsome Lad 113
Bill Harder T 15 a Incoming 11 5
F B Eye 115 xaSt. Jock II?
Gothic 116
a Mrs D B Miller and 8 D Sidell
ElOHTH RACE—Purse *2.500: claim
ing 3-year-olds, la miles
xColone! Harry 107 Shavo 112
xDolomlte 114 Jeems 112
xMt Airy 104 Hawkwood Aresa llfl
xMon Teak 100 Linwood Wat I Os
xRichmond Belle 104 xGladaaa! 100
xft pounds apprentice allowance claimed
Listed in order of poat positions
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ISOS H ST..N.W.-N*,2345
1,550 to Go Overseas
As Army Replacements
Approximately 1,550 Army Ground
Force officers and warrant officers
will be sent overseas during Octo
ber and November as replacements,
the War Department said today.
Fortv per cent of those selected
are scheduled to arrive at overseas
displacement depots in October and
the remainder the next month. The
movement is in keeping with the
War Department's policy of estab
lishing foreign service duty tours of
standard length and for this rea
son the replacements will consist
of regulars and volunteers for in
definite service.
Reds Say MacArthur Uses
Japan as War Springboard
By th» Associated Press
LONDON, Sept. 12—The Soviet
government newspaper Izvestia was
quoted by the Moscow radio yester
day as saying Gen. MacArthur’*
deeds show he prefers to use Japan
as a “springboard for war’’ rather!
than a bulwark for peace.
Commenting on the American
commander s Tokyo statement Sep
tember 2 that 'dread uncertainty ”]
of ideological conflict hangs over
Japan and that Japan can be
“either a powerful bulwark for
peace or a dangerous springboard
for war,” Izvestia said:
"Policy is judged not by word*,
but by deeds and MacArthur s deeds
show that, of the two alternatives,
he prefers the springboard."
The broadcast said the United
States State Department had failed
to refute what it called Gen. Mac
Arthur’s "proclamation of an anti
communist campaign ”
Chevy Chase Boy, 8,
Newest Polio Victim
An 8-year-old boy whose home Is
in the 5500 block of Fairglen road,
Chevy Chase. Md.. i* in Children's
Hospital with infantile paralysis,
the first child victim of the disease
to be reported in the Metropolitan
Area in a week. There have been
four new adult cases in that period.
The boy is the 68th case of polio
in the out-of-town area this year.
There have been 15 cases in the
District, a total of 83 in the Metro
politan Area. There have been five
out-of-town deaths this year and
one in the city. At this time last
year there were 86 victims of the
disease in Washington and 77 out
of the city.
Meanwhile, a drop for the third
straight week in the number of new
cases throughout the country raised
hopes of United States Public Health'
Service Officials that the outbreak
will now rapidly taper off.
"Sometimes the new cases show a
rapid decline,'1 a Health Service of
ficial told a reporter. "The ratf of
decline probably will grow greater."
In the week ended September 7.1
the number of new cases reported
was 1.601. No report was received
from Missouri. Peak of 1.814 cases
was reached in the week ending
August 17.
Jap Yule Ornaments
Available This Season
•y rt># Associated Pros
YOKOHAMA, Sept. 12.—Japanese
Christmas tree ornaments will be
available to Americans this year.
A shipment—the first since the
war began—is scheduled late this
month, along with 2,500 tons of tin,
15.000 cases of tea and more than
7.000 bales of raw silk.
Garden State Entries
Clear and Fait
Post, 130 PM EST
FIRST RACE—Purse, SI,OOP: claiming
3-year-cld maidens and up; 6 furlongs. 1
Lakaround 116 Billy Lgrkmead. 120
Nells Jones 117 xSailin 110
xQueenstown 112 Audrey Pat 117
Noah's Choice 120 Little Orif 116
Pighting Front 12P Viejo 120
xCica _ . 107 xAnn-San _112
Mirbriar 1*0 xTiger Bess 107
Framy_112 Scoot_116
SECOND RACE—Purse. $2,500: claim
ing: 3-year-olds and up, 8 furlongs.
xMiehtlest .114 a Black Grip.. 120
Sir Echo __ __ 117 a Nedlon 118
rar Plus _ 112 Frlgky Fire .117
xLeo McLaughlin 112 Junior Easton.. 117
xBattle Star 112 xLost Stream . 109
Kapmec .117 xHy-Kerry .. 112
Ginokum 114 Bomb Sight 117
xDoc Adams 112 Michigan Che»y 117,
a Oebhardl-Cama entry. I
THIRD RACE—Purse $4 000: 2-year-',
olds foaled in New Jersey; the Falrview;|]
8 furlongs 1.
Wee Singer . Ill Lighthouse 130 '
Kid Caution 114 Ned Luck 120
Gams . 111
FOURTH RACE—Purse $3,500: claim- ,
ing .1-year-olds and up 8 furlongs
Thtlel 118 xAfncan Sun 111 ,
Tennessee Msid 118 Ardashir 118 ;
Veteran 118 Graymar Bonnie 108
xGallant Witch 111 Falsely 113 j
FIFTH RACE—Purse $4,000 claim
ing. 2-year-olds the Pennagrore 8 fur
Yassah Boas 118 Vitesse 119.
Riel Time 119 Snow Phantom 113;
Top Knot 113 Soma Lad 118
xMoblelo 117 Goins Airy 118
xTiger Mae 114 Rlngolette 118
- I
SIXTH RACE—Purse $4,000 claim-1,
mg, 4-year-olds and up. the Textile Ceti-!
ter; 1miles
xBeaus Nurse 111 Rockwood Arse 111'
Estenta 109 Garand 1171
xOur Boy 114 Mike K .. 1211
I'll Be Back 117 xDrum Fire . 114:
xDelphian 119
SEVENTH RACE—Purse. $3,000 claim
ing; 3-year-old fillies, 1 mile and 70 yarda.
xDamlon’a Maid 103 xSycasel 108
xTwlrl Girl . 105 Rocket Gun 110
East B. .118 Dorada __ 122
Fallon's Folly... 110 xFagrtce 106
Dams 113 xHelen’s Girl 106
xRocket Shell 108 xConclte 108
xSeaboard __ 109 xjet Plane 114
xBlaek Ra ..106
EIGHTH RACE—Purae. $4,000: claim
ing; 4-year-olds and up, 1,'. miles
xOlaster . 113 Executive 118
Our Blen 118 Kimberley 118
Caesar B 118 Tlmeru 118
xPloredna 105 Liberty Head 113
xHlgh Legend. 110 xSpeed Ball 108
Dansation 118 Edgemere 116
xPree Duchess. 110 xSoup and Pish 113
Mystery Book 118 Plantagenet 118
xFlve pounds apprentice allowance
Listed in order of post position*
Aqueduct Entries
First Post. 12:16 D m (JEST!
Track Fas:
FIRST RACE—Purse, $3,600. claiming:
maiden 2-year-olds: 5Vi furlongs.
Texai Style _ 117 Richwell ill
Drift _ 114 xxHlgh Wind 115
Divtno 111 Oakmuir 111
xxArlel Beauty 103 Staking _ 108
Bullhead 111 Faucon 111
Oraviton 111 Vera Mtchela Ill
Balliol __ 111 Sir Gallascene. Ill
Homing 108 Flag O’ Peace 111
rxkPort Raider 104 Matty M 114
Warden Jr- 111 No Mans Land 114
SECOND RACE—Purse. S3.500. claim
ing: 4-year-olds and up: 7 furlongs.
Craiy Horse _ 118 Sliding Home 112
Entertainment 108 Uncle Byron 112
St Dismas 112 Spartacus 112
APDle 100 Skin Deep __ 112
routies - 112 Bea Convoy_112
tiTSnRDi *^*9®—The Rolling Rock: purae
13.500: claiming, hurdles: 3-year-olds and
ip: 1A« miles.
[•if 145 Fire High 13ft
Ceptsins Aide 132
«Fla.sh Wings 131 xgy.Zadoc 131
i “9und8, xezlO Dounds allowance
laimed lor r<der
4 —The De Kalb nurse
.4,000: allowances: colts and geldings: 2
'ear-old*; 6 fiirlons*
Igssau 120 Scribe 114
“dine 114 OfT-Isl»nder
teslstant 120 a Hip Hooray 108
•r,*ht Kid 114 a Kerry 120
a Beialr Btud-Wheatley Stable entry.
FIFTH RACE—The Snug Hgrbor Han
itcap: purae $4.50o added Class D. 3
tear-oids and up: ft furlongs
Blunt Remark 113 Plaught l->n
?ree Jacques no Timore * 114
7omanche Peak 114 8tage Fre 1“'
Uarby ETAmour 110
SIXTH RACE—The Oakwood Beach
Purge. $4,600: allowance, class D 4-year
nlds and up. 1 ,■« miles
Bob Mann 120 Rea! Short 120
Novlew 113 Miss libbv ]17
Falseur 113 Sea Fare lift
xkfriar Teddy 108 Demos ion
Bright Argosy lift Letmenow 117
kxSicot 112 Speeding Home 1701
Mon Prince... 113
$ EVENT H RACE—The Tompktnsville
Purse. $4,000: allowances class E 4
rear-oids and up: iVe miles
Bee Twentynine 113 Victory Lad US
Army March 110 Jacopoly lift
Right Happy 11 ft Fiend or Foe 113
Boy Soldier . 113 Bulrush _ 120
3ay Legend_lift
EIGHTH RACE—Purse. $4,000: claim
ing; 3-year-olds: 1,'. miles.
Sunder - 117 Escarp „ 114
Cold Ray 114 Caaana 114
Kina Gail- 111 Leavetaking 114 1
Lee Circle 114 The Fakir 114
kxDesert Ration 115 Eastonlan _ 120
Marys Dell 114 xxBuntys Imp 100
“* Pfown Track 114 Rocket Bomb 120
Slnaina Light 120 xxPortsel 1 in
XX5. xxx 7 pounds apprentice allow
ince claimed
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Clark Starts Talks ;
Here on U. S.-Russian
Differences in Austria
By Associated Press
American-Russian differences
which have hamstrung Allied
co-operation in Austria brought
Gen. Mark W. Clark to Wash-;
ington today for a series of con- j
ferences with high Gover|wientj
officials. ;
Gen. Clark's No. 1 headache as
United States member of the Allied
Council in Vienna, he said on his ar
rival at National Airport, is the;
definition of a German asset..!
The reason, he told reporters, Is!
that the Russians in Eastern Austria ■
‘take almost every thing on grounds
that it is a German asset and that
they are entitled to it as repara
tions" under the Potsdam Big Three
"The United States and some of
our Allies take a very different view,
and thus we are In trouble, econom
ically. in Austria,” Gen Clark said
"But.” he added, "we'll work It out
somehow, and we 'll stay there until
we ao.
Gen. Clark said he planned to
confer during the next two weeks
with both State and War Depart
ment officials on this and other
Gen. Clark's statements on the
reparations question echoed those
which State Department officials
have been making privately forj
These officials say the “vervj
broad" Soviet Interpretation of the1
Potsdam terms will keep Austria
In economic depression indefinitely
if the Russians follow through on it.
They contend that Soviet authori
ties list as German assets all prop
erty which the Germans acquired
by force and duress in Austria after
Hitler swallowed up that country in
But in the American. British and
French zones such property is re
turned to the Austrian owners or
the Austrian government.
Gen. Clark will not spend all his
time in Washington seeking a new
jpproach to the German assets ques
tion, however. Possibly even more
critical, officials say, is the matter
of food for Austria.
This reportedly will become acute
once UNRRA’s $117,000,000 program
for Austria comes to an end No
vember 30, unless an agreement
can be worked out for shipping
food from the Soviet zone to the
western zones.
Austria always has been a “food
deficit" country, producing only be
tween 70 to 75 per cent of its needs
in normal times.
And of the total Austrian food
output about 60 per cent comes
from the eastern areas occupied by
the Russians who are not bound
by any pact to share it with the
other zones.
Gen Clark, whose last visit to
Washington was in July. 1945
was accompanied by John G. Er
hardt. United States Minister to
Austria. They were met at the air
port by Ludwig Kleinwaechter, the
Austrian Minister to the United
States: James W. Rlddleberger
chief of the Central European divi
sion of the State Department, and
Ifeveral Army officftfls.'
One who seemed especially fa
vored was Staff Sergt. Wiljiam C
Chaney, Gen. Clark’s colored or
derly, who served wit£ him from
the North African landings until a
year ago. “Well, well, I’m going to
take you back with me,” Gen. Clark
exclaimed, when his former orderly
told of his recent discharge from
Walter Reed General Hospital
where he has been a patient fox
eight months.
Byrnes Urged to Request
Probe of Polish Politics
fty tfta Associated Press
PARIS, Sept. 12.—Representatives
of the Polish-American Congress,
following a conference with Secre
tary of State Byrnes, said today
they requested him to call for a full
review in the Peace Conference of
political conditions in Poland.
The officials were Charles Roz
marek of Chicago, president, and
Frank Januszewski and Ignatius
Murkiewicz, both vice presidents
They said their organization repre
sents 6.000,000 Americans of Polish
A memorandum, handed to Mr
Byrnes, asserted that "Poland's rep
resentatives at the Peace Conference
are imposters” and declared "Poland,
an ally, is held in captivity by Soviet
Russia. It is not an independent
country, but a puppet stafe."
The delegation will visit displaced
persons camps in the American zone
of occupation in Germany.
Jimmy Savo, whose right leg was amputated yesterday because
of a tumor, left his hed in Memorial Hospital for 10 minutes
today. He is expected to go home in about two weeks. He is
pictured comforting his wife in Los Angeles just before they
flew here for the operation. —AP Wirephoto.
Hearing Is Postponed
In Boone Custody Case
Further hearing on a motion .in
District Court through which Mrs,'
Martha L. Boone of Tryon, N. C.,j
! seeks to have her estranged hus
band, Maj. Daniel F. Boone. 7930
Sixteenth street N.W., cited in con
tempt of court in the lengthy cus
tody fight over their two children,
was postponed today by Justice
Henry A. Schweinhaut until a date
to be set later.
Postponement was ordered after
testimony by Dr. Samuel Logan;
Owens, who had been named by:
Justice Alexander Holtzoff to make ;
an examination of 11-year-old!
Danny Boone. Dr. Owens reiterated I
findings in his examination of j
Danny, on which he previously had
! reported to the court. At one time, j
he quoted Maj. Boone as having
| said that if he thought Danny would
be happy with Mrs. Boone he would
! be glad to have the boy returned
| to her. Dr. Owens took the stand
i immediately after Maj. Boone had
1 completed testimony.
Mrs. Boone accuses Mai. Boone
of only "pretended compliance" with
a custody order of last July award
ing both Danny and his 7-year-old
sister to her. Although both chil
dren were turned over to her, Danny
ran away and returned to his father.
While she still has the little girl,
Mrs. Boone seeks to have the boy
again turned over to her.
Oak Ridge Union Votes'
Will Be Counted Tonigh!
t> th« Associated frees
OAK RIDGE, Tenn., Sept. 12.— ,
Bargaining agents for the three
i major operating plants here will be
| determined tonight with the count
i ing of votes cast in a National Labor
! Relations Board run-off election.
Workers for the Carbide and Car
bon Chemical Carp, and Monsanto
! Chemical Co. will determine wheth
er they will be represented by - the
AFL or CIO. Tennessee Eastman
| Corp. employes will decide whether
they favor the AFL or no union.
Neither union was able to poll a
required 51 per cent majority im a
NLRB election held last month, in
which more than 10.000 workers
i voted, and a runoff was ordered. In
this election a bare majority of one
! vote is enough to determine the
winner. NLRB officials said.
1 Tabulation of the votes will begin
at 7:30 p.m.
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Father Hacker Dies;
Baltimore Educator
|y th« Associated Press
BUFFALO, N. Y„ Sept. 12.—The
Rev. John G. Hacker. S. J., 69,
teacher of languages at Loyola Col
lege. Baltimore, died yesterday after
10 days- illness in St. Anns Rectory,
j where he was staying during a
! visit with relatives and friends.
Father Hacker formerly was a
teacher at Canisius College, Buffalo,
land at Boston College.
0xtfG MILLS CO., 9th and E Streets N.W. • ^
Three Big Floort Packed With Bargaint
, -4.; '
100% All Wool
Blankets !/$
•°ch Surplus Dspt.
Novy Steel Packing Cases..$11.95
U. S. Army Cotk_ -5.95
U. S. Army Pup Tents-4.95
Navy Utility Shirts _99c
U. S. Army Canteens_ 98c
50% Wool Army Socks_ -50c
Washington's Big Army, Nary, ijovornment Surplus Siora
I 9th and E Sts. N.W. ^ I
b L
Former Yugoslav Premier
Arrested in Belgrade
ty Aisocioicd Prut
BELGRADE. Yugoslavia. Sept.
12—Mimilos Trifunovic, one-time!
Premier of the Yugoslav exile gov
ernment, was arrested Tuesday in
• This dispatch did not state
whether any charges were made
against the former Premier. >
Trifunovic. 75, returned volun
tarily to Yugoslavia at the end of
the war and organized the Radical
party, which refused to join Premier
Marshal Tito's National Front and
abstained from last November's
He appeared as a prosecution
witness at the recent trial of Gen.
Draja Mihailovich, Chetnik leader
executed following conviction of
collaboration with the Germans.
Naval Bureau Honors
Johnson and Pelley
Col. J. Monroe Johnson, director
of the Office of Defense Transporta
tion, and J. J. Pelley, president of
the Association of American Rail
roads, today were presented with
Certificates of Appreciation on be
half of the Bureau of Naval Person
nel. The presentation was made by
Vice Admiral Louis E. Denfeld,
chief of naval personnel, at cere
monies in the latter’s office.
The Navy said the awards were
made "in grateful recognition of
meritorious personal service during
World War II.”
Admiral Denfeld said Col John
son's and Mr. Pelley's "brilliant
handling of railroad transportation
was to no little degree responsible”
for the successful overland move
ment of millions of naval personnel
during the war and the completion
ol the Navy’s great demobilization
CPA Criticizes OPA
For Pricing Inaction
On Needed Materials
ly frp*%
Sharp criticism was leveled yes
terday at the Office of Price Ad
ministration by Its fellow-agency,
the Civilian Production Adminis
A CPA statement said its business
advisory committees for the brass
mill industry had met for about an
hour and then voted to adjourn
until “Government pricing inaction
on urgently needed raw materials"
is ended.
OPA has sole authority for fixing
price ceilings while CPA's powers
are limited to allocation and re
striction of critical and scarce sup
Earlier CPA publicly recom
mended to OPA that price ceilings
be removed from casein, byproduct
of skim milk and only dairy product /
still under a price ltd. It took this «
action after a casein industry ad
visory committee protested that OPA
ceilings were so low that casein
domestic production has been cur
tailed ana imports blocked.
A third CPA blast at OPA eame
from an industry advisory group
Interested In electrical installation.
It reported the industry In “des
perate plight" with some plants
shutting down because they could
| not get cotton cloth for insulating
| electric wires, cables, motors and
| generators.
CPA said it refused this groups
request for a set-aside order on cot
ton cloth because the problem "is
essentially one of pricing.” Even
;if the cotton goods were earmarked
producers “would be under no com
pulsion to make deliveries at prices
which would entail losses," CPA
added -
An OPA spokesman refused com
ment on the CPA barrage other than
to say that all three price questions
are under consideration.
Alfred Wright Dies at 62;
Motion Picture Operator
Alfred Wright. S3, third genera
tion Washingtonian, died last night
at Suburban Hospital. Betheada, Md.
He had been a motion picture
machine operator at the Metropoli
tan Theater for 20 years. A Mason,
he was a member of Hope Lodge, No.
20. Mr. Wright lived with his two
sisters, Mrs. Clara Roberts and Mrs.
Mildred O'Donnell, at 5745 Thir
teenth street N.W.
He is also survived by three daugh
ters. Mrs. Marietta Morris. Mrs
’ Thelma Turner, and Mrs. Audrey
Berghauser. all of Washington.
Funeral services will be held at
2 p.m. Saturday at the Hines funeral
home. 2901 Fourteenth street N.W.
Burial will be in Cedar HilL
Federal Works Agency
Seeking Stenographers
l The Federal Works Agency tods
announced It is In need of more
stenographers for job* classified a
1 clerical and fiscal grade v which pay
12.394 annually.
Applicants may apply to Mis.;
' Elizabeth McQuaide. Room 3111.
Federal Works Building, Eighteenth
and F streets N.W.
Mole, college grad, 32, desire* sdm.
oss't position to major executive in
large business. Beginning salary,
54,000-54,200. Experience includes
finance, advertising and personnel. I
1 Presently employed but can arrange i
l interview. References above fuesti{% !
1 Box 431-E, Star
Speaking of the Supply
Of Mens Clothing
>»ew merchandise is no longer just a promise,
sometime in the future. It’t a reality . . . here
and note. Production everywhere is at a swifter
tempo. Hardly a day goes by that we don’t get
a shipment of some of the things yon need.
We are presenting now, in all departments,
interesting assortments of the fine Men’s
Clothing & Furnishings for which Lewis St
Thos. Saltz is so favorably known. Soon . . ,
very soon ... we will have even finer ttockg
than we ever before carried. It will pay yon
to visit us for your Fall needs.
Lewis & Thos. Saltz
1409 G Street, N. W.
EXecutivt $822
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