BAKLK. I.. Departed this liu
Sunday, Octoocr H>. 1949. at Gailinger
Hospital. EMILY BAKER ol 1424 W st.
n.w.. Apt. 23. Notice ol funeral later.
Services at the Taft H. Williams Funeral
i Home. 1702 12th st. n.w. •
BARNES, MINNIE K. On Sunday. Oc
■tober U», 1949. MINNIE K. BARNES of
-1445 Euclid st. n.w., beloved wife of the
late George W. Barnes, sr.; sister oi Mrs.
*Eva M. Crooke. Miss Lula Kendrick. Mrs.
Harry Dean and Thomas E. Kendrick.
Services at the S. H. Hines Funeral Home.
*2901 14th st. n.w.. on Wednesday. October
•19. at 2 p.m. Interment Washington Na
tional Cemetery. Suitland road. 18
BARNETT. EDWARD. On Saturday. Oc
tober 15. 1949, EDWARD BARNETT, be
. loved husband of Rae Barnett and de
voted father of William Barnett of Wash
ington and Robert Barnett of New York.
Services were held at the Goldberg Fu
neral Home. 4217 9th st. n.w.. on Sunday.
.October Id. at 3:30 p.m. Interment was
in Washington Hebrew Cemetery. In
mourning at 1214 Longfellow st. n.w.
! BARRY. ANNA ROSE. On Saturday.
•October 15. 1.949. ANNA ROSE BARRY ol
,1511 N. Ode st.. Arlington. Va.. Apt.
614, wife of Lt. Comdr. Lynn F. Barry.
fU. S. N., daughter of Charles T. and Olga
-McFIale. Remains resting at Chambers’
(Funeral Home. 3072 M st. n.w., until
•Tuesday. October 18. at 8 a.m. Mass at
Fort Mver Chapel at 8:30 a.m. Interment
! Arlington National.
BEAHM. ANNIE B. On Sunday. Octo
'ber 16, 1949. ANNIE B BEAHM of 4012
'13th st. n.w. Services at the S. H. Hines
& Co. Funeral Home, 2901 14th st. n.w.,
,on Tuesday. October 18. at 2 p.m. Inter
ment Cedar HiU Cemetery.
BENNETT. DAISY. On Sunday. October
,16. 1949. at the residence of her sister,
,612 North Jefferson st.. Arlington. Va.,
DAISY BENNETT of Hagerstown. Md.. be
loved sister of Mrs. Olive R. Portch. She
is also survived by six nieces and six
nephews. Remains resting at the resi
dence ot her sister, where funeral services
will be held Wednesday. October 19. at 2
p.m. Interment Columbia Gardens Ceme
tery. Relatives and triends invited. 18
BREWER. SCOTT R. Suddenly, on Sun
day. October 16. 1949. at bis home. 7804
Custer rd., Bethesda. Md.. SCOTT R.
BREWER, beloved husband of Eda Brewer
and father of Scott R . Jr.: Robert G. and
Elizabeth Ann Brewer. Remains resting
at the Bethesda-Chevy Chase Funeral
Home of Robert A. Pumphrey, Bethesda.
Md.. where services will be held Wednes
day. October 19. at 2 D.m. Interment
Arlington National Cemetery. 18
BROCK. JOHN O. On Sunday Octo
ber 16. 1949. at Bronx, N. Y . JOHN O.
BROCK of 4^32 Lily Ponds dr. n.e.. be
loved husband ofc Bernadette Brock, father
of William and Richard Brock. Notice
ot. funeral later.
BUCKHOLTZ. BERTHA F. On Thurs
day. October 15. 1949. BERTHA F BUCK
HOLTZ (nee Finley) of 3202 Perry st..
Mount Rainier. Md.. beloved wife of
George O. Buckholtz. mother of George O.
Buckholtz, jr.: Mrs. Lilly W. Lee. Robert A.
and David R. Buckheitz. Friends may call
at William J. Nalley's Funeral Home. 3200
Rhode Island ave.. at Eastern ave. n.e..
where services will be held on Monday.
October 17. at 12:45 p.m. Relatives and
friends invited. Interment Arlington Na
BURCK. THURMAN A. Suddenly on
Friday. October 14. 1949.. THURMAN A.
BURCK. of 1159 46th st. s.e., beloved
husband ot Eva Burck and brother of
George R.. Grover C. Burck and Mrs. Harry
J. Froehlich. Funeral from the Geier fune
ral Home, 3605 14th st. n.w.. on Tuesday,
October 18. at 9:30 a.m. Requiem mass
at the church of the Immaculate Con
ception at 10 a.m. Relatives and friends
invited. Interment Louden Park Cemetery.
Baltimore. Md. 17
BURKE. CHARLES T. Suddenly, on
Friday. October 14. 1949. CHARLES T.
BURKE of 615 Gallatin st. n.w., beloved
son of Catherine B. Burke 'nee Thomas)
and the late Charles E. Burke, brother of
Mrs. Mary Henry. Harry E.. Robert and
Reberta Burke. Funeral from the above
residence on Tuesday. October 18. at 8:30
a.m. Requiem mass at St. Aloysius Church
at 9 a.m. Relatives and friends invited.
Interment Mount Olivet-Cemetery. 17
CARRICK, GERTRUDE E. On Saturday.
October 15. 1949. at the residence of her
sister. Mrs Henry W. Clark. 415 8th at.
*.e . GERTRUDE E. CARRICK. beloved
sister of Mrs. .Jennie T. Hughes. Catherine
Carrick and Mrs. Henry W. Clark. Friends
may call at William J. Nalley's Funeral
Home. 522 8th st. s.e Funeral on Wednes
day, October IP, at 9:30 a.m.: thence to
St. Peter's Church where mass will be
offered at 10 a.m. for the repose of her
soul. Relatives and friends invited. In
terment St. Mary's Cemetery, Laurel. Md.
CARROLL, HOWARD I. Departed this
life suddenly on Sunday. October 16. 1049.
at his residence. 2709 S. 1st rd.. Arling
ton. Va.. HOWARD I. CARROLL, beloved
brother of Miss Gertrude Carroll. He also
is survived by other relatives and many
friends. Remains resting at the John T.
Rhines & Co. Funeral Home. 3rd and Eye
ets. s.w. Notice of funeral later.
CLARK. ESTELLE. On Sunday. Octo
ber 16. 1949. in Citv Hospital. Baltimore.
Md ESTELLE CLARK She is survived by
two sisters. Lottie Truss and Ella Lee,
other relatives and friends. Remains rest
ing with L. E Murray & 8on, 1337 10th
•t. n.w. Funeral notice later. •
CLEMENTSON, GEORGE W. On Sun
day. October 16. 1949. at his residence.
1653 35th st. n.w.. beloved husband of
Florence L.. father of Mrs. Emma Leigh.
Mrs. Florence Hodges, Edward L. and
George T. Clementson. brother of James
H. Clementson. Mrs. Effle Minnix of Rich
mond. Va. Mrs. Katie Rittue. Funeral
from George W. Wise Co. Funeral Home.
2900 M st. n.w Notice of time later.
DALY. HELEN R. On Sunday. October
16. 1949. at her residence. 5006 Arkansas
ave. n.w.. HELEN R. DALY, beloved
daughter of the late Frank and Margaret
R Daly. Funeral from the W. W. Deal
Funeral Home. 4812 Ga. ave. n.w.. on
Wednesday. October 19, at 8:30 a m. Re
ouiem mass at Church of the Nativity at
P a m Relatives and friends invited. In
terment Mount Olivet Cemetery. 18
DEAN. KATHRYN PATRICIA. On Oc
tober 15. 194p. of 5 G Ridge rd. Greenbelt,
Md.. wife of Walter R. Dean, mother of
Hugh O’Donnell, James. Kathryn and
Stephen Dean. Pravers at Chambers
Funeral Home. 5801 Cleveland ave. River
dale. Md.. on Tup'day, October 18. at
P:30 n.m. Mass Holy Reedemer Church,
Berwvn. Md . at 10 a m Interment Wash
ington National Cemetery. 17
DFGGES. JAMES E. On Sunday. Oc
tober 16. 1949. JAMES E. DEGGES of
1305 Adams st. n.e.. beloved husband of
Sophia F. Degges. father of James E.
Degges, jr . and brother of Mrs. Pearl
Grady of Cleveland. Ohio. Friends may
call at William J. Nalley’s Funeral Home,
3200 Rhode Island ave.. at Eastern ave.
n.e., where services will be held on Wed
nesday. October 19, at 1:45. Relatives
and friends invited. Interment Arlington
National Cemetery. (Cleveland, Ohio, pa
pers please copy.) 18
DENK. REV. RALPH. O. F. M. On Fri
day. October 14, 1949. at Georgetown
University Hospital. Rev. RALPH DENK,
O. F. M., at the age of 74 years, in the
61st year of his priesthood, fortified with
the sacraments of the holy mother church.
He is survived by a sister, Miss Aloisia
Denk of Dundas, Canada His remains
will be resting at the Timothy Hanlon
Funeral Home, 641 H st. n.e.. until Mon
day afternoon, October 17. His remains
will then be moved to the Franciscan
Monastery, where the office of the dead
will be chanted at 7:30 o'clock Monday
evening. Solemn requiem mass will be of
fered aL the Franciscan Monastery on
Tuesday morning. October 18. at 10:30
o'clock. Interment at the Franciscan
Monastery Cemetery. 17
DOUGLASS. LEONA. On Friday. Oc
tober 14. 1949. at Gallineer Hospital.
LEONA DOUGLASS mother of Marguerite.
Richard, jr.: Ma >rice and Julius Jackson,
sister of Delphine Houston. Catherine
Jones. Rcita and Elssworth Douglass, niece
of Mary Butler. Julius and Etta Lee. She
also leaves other relatives and friend'.
Services at Stewart's Funeral Home. 30
H st. n.e., Wednesday. Ocotber 19. at 1
p.m. Interment Payne's Cemetery. 18
DOUGLAS. ALFRED. On Sunday. Oc
tober 16. 1949. at the Naval Hospital.
Bethesda. Md.. ALFRED DOUGLAS, be
loved father of Madeline Richardson,
Dorothy Gross, Margaret Douglas. Kath
erine Gray and Veronica Gross. He also
leaves seventeen grandchildren, four sons
in-law. other relatives and friends. After
11 a m. Tuesday, October 18. friends may
call at the WT. Ernest Jarvis Funeral
Church. 1432 U st. n.w. Funeral services
Wednesday. October IP. at the above fu
neral church. Relatives and friends in
vited. Interment Arlington National Cem
DuBIN, ISADORE. On Sunday. October
16. 1949, ISADORE DuBIN. beloved hus
band of Fannie DuBin and devoted fa
ther of Mrs. Naomi Levin. Miss Baylie
Du' n of Washington. Also survived by
foi”- brothers, Charles and Louis DuBin
of Washington and Abe and Reuben
D"~:n of Philadelphia. and*bne sister. Mrs.
6 a Zelinger of Philadelphia. Services
ar interment will be in Philadelphia on
day. October 17. In mourning at
4i'T Legation st n.w. Arrangements by
tb- Goldberg Funeral Home, 4217 9th
J. William Lee’s Sons Co.
4th and Mass. Ave. N.E. LI. 3-5300
FRANK GEIER'S SON'S CO.
3605 14th ST. N.W.
NEW ENLARGED PARLORS
Formerly at 1118 7th 8t. N.W.
V. L. SPEARE CO.
Ne-ther successor to nor connected with
th” original W. R. Soeare establishment.
1009 U N W Phone
n JT. rw.TV. National 3892
GLIDE BROS. CO.
Individually Designed Wreaths a"d Sprays
Charge Accounts Opened by Phone
1212 F St. N.W.—NAtional 4376
GEO. C. SHAFFER, INC.
Expressive Floral Tributes. Moderate prices.
Open daily, Sun., holidays. Phone order!
also accepted. 6:30 to 9 p.m. week nights.
900 14th St. N.W.NA. 0106
Beautiful FLORAL PIECES. 48.00 and «v
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ERISTOFF.-PRINCESS MARIE S- On
Sunday. October 16. 1949. at the home
of her son-in-law, CHARLES K. MOSER,
3623 Fessenden at. n.w., PRINCESS
MARIE S-ERISTOFF. She was the wife
of Prince George D. Sldamon-Erlstoff. now
living in France, and mother of Dimitri
G Erlstoff of New York. Mrs. Charles K.
Moser of Washington, D. C.. grandmother
of Charles G. E. Moser and George A.
Erlstoff. Princess Eristoff rests at the
Chevy Chase Funeral Home, ft Ml* Wiscon
sin ave. n.w.. where prayers will be offered
at 11 a.m Tuesday. October 18; thence
to St. Nicholas' Russian Orthodox Church.
1/68 Church st. n.w.. where mass will be
offered at 12 noon Tuesday. Interment
Rock Creek Cemetery.
FRANCIS. ARTHUR. On Sunday, Oc
tober 16, 1949. at his residence. 5441
Nebr ave. n.w.. ARTHUR FRANCIS, be
loved husband of Georgina Helen Francis
and father of Mrs. Kathleen Hatchard
and Mr. John A. Francis. Private funeral
service at Hysong's Funeral Home. 1300
N st. n.w. on Tuesday. October 18. at 11
a m. Please omit flowers. Interment pri
vate in Rock Creek Cemetery.
GORDON. ALMENTIA. On Saturday.
October 15. 1940. at her residence. 1345
v st. n.w.. ALMENTIA GORDON, devoted
wife of George M. Gordon and beloved
niother of George M. Gordon, jr. She also
is survived by a sister. Mrs. Jelener Jones,
and other relatives and friends. Rela
tives and friends may call after 5 p.m.
Tuesday, Octobar 18. at Dovie G. Brooks *
Otis F. Allen Funeral Home, 12th and
Florida Ve' ■ "here services will be
held Wednesday October 19, at 1 p.m.,
the Rev. Robert Anderson officiating. In
terment Woodlawn Cemetery. 18
HERSEY. JESSIE SPEISER. Entered
Into life eternal on Sunday, October 16.
H4?; JESSIE SPEISER HERSEY, mother
oi Mrs. George A. Emmons, grandmother
or Conant H., George A., jr.. and Hugh B.
Emmons. She also is survived by four
sreat-grandchildren. Services Monday.
October l»f in St. Alban’s Church at 11
HOGAN. LILLIAN CATHERINE. On
Saturday, October 15. 1949, at George
LILLIAN HOGAN, beloved wife of the late
Arthur V. Hogan, mother of Helen R.
Hogan. 5o24 8th st. n.w. Also surviving
are her mother. Mrs. Ida R Fisher; four
i sisters and one brother. Mrs. Clara F
Waters. Miss Agnes S. Fisher. Washington.
ID. C.: Mrs. Ida R. Sanders, Mrs. Anna
I M. Small and Robert H. Fisher of Balti
more. Mrs. Hogan will rest at Gawlers
Funeral Home. 1750 Pennsylvania ave
n.w where prayers will be said on Wed
nesday. October 19. at 9:30 a.m : thence
to the Church of the Nativity where re
quiem mass will be said for the repose of
her soul at Hi a m. Interment Forest Oak
Cemetery. Gaithersburg. Md. 17
HOUGHTON. OLIVE TRAVERS. On
Sunday. October 10. 1949, at Suburban
| Hospital, OLIVE TRAVERS HOUGHTON*
beloveu w-ife of James Albert Houghton,
:fpnd mother of Mrs. S. Walter Bogley.
olrf, Au'° Z. Klopsch. Mrs. Dorothy
i Shafer. Mrs. Charles E Roach. Jr : Mr
James V. and Mr. Richard Houghton.
Sn^.dSqn"l!y./*.U at thp Blrch Funeral
M, -1" n *•• afHr 6 P.m. Mon
day. October 1,. where services will be
held on Tuesday, October 18, at 2 pm
Interment Fort Lincoln Cemetery.
JORDAN HARRISON DAVID. Sudden
ly on Monday. October 17. 1949, at his
residence, 319 Holly ave., Takoma Park
HARRISON DAVID JORDAN, be
L°r d.I,ther of George Frederick Jordan.
Friends may call at the Takoma Funeral
Home, 2o4 Carroll st. n.w , Takoma Park.
P „c' on Tuesday. October 18. from 7
to 9 p.m. Services and interment in Wood
KENNEDY. NARC1SSA. On Sunday. Oc
tober 16. 1949. at her residence MRS
NARCISSA KENNEDY of 3206 “gthM
n.w.. beloved husband of Eustace Fitshugh
?„i f?y' dauahtPr of ‘he 'ate Henry Clay
and Mary Elizabeth O Bannon. sister of
.Mps' 5o°rgp A' CraIle and Miss Nannie
s»r,(,?.Ba,nSon and Walter O'Bannon.
Sfriio** irotn the above residence on
Wednesday, October 19. at 11 am In
terment Congressional Cemetery. _18
MADDOX. FRANCES HELEN. On Sun
snnn October 16. 1949. at her residence,
n.w FRANCES HELEN
??AP?S£' be'oved wife of the late James
C. Maddox, mother of William R. and
James C Maddox, Mrs. Helen Mason. Mrs.
Heroert A. Stout and Mrs. Dorothy Ward
man Services at the S. H. Hines Co Fu
neral Home. 2901 14th st. n.w.. on Wed
nesaav, October 19. at 1 p.m. Interment
Congressional Cemetery. 18
NORRIS. CORA HESSER. On Saturday.
October IO, 1949. at Garfield Hospital.
MRS. CORA HESSER NORRIS of 300*'
Kodman st. n.w.. beloved wife of the lit*
EUGENE L. NORRIS, sister of Mrs* M.mil
t,unl S‘ Mr* Edna H- Cram
mand and Mrs. Eva Wymer. She Is also
survived by seven stepchildren. Services
*qnin<ia?K Hines Co Funeral Home.
: °1. 4 *»• n.w.. on Tuesday. October
Cemetery1 IntermPnt Rock Creek
i 5°TSE?' *°§A °n .Saturday. October
nwiLTv1,1 Freedmen's Hospital. ROSA
OWENS beloved mother of William and
James Ennis, Mary Jackson and Sadie
F*des- .A1?,0 surviving are one sister.
Ii> grandchildren, seven great-grandchild
ren and other relatives and friends. Notice
o( funeral later. Arrangements by Rollins
Funeral Home , 17
PERKINS, GEORGE A. On Saturday,
October 15, 1949. at Casualty Hospital,
GEORGE A. PERKINS of 232 L st s.w
Surviving are five sisters. Mrs. Dolly Perry,
Mrs Fannie Washington. Mrs. Rubena
Cosby. Misses Betty and Sally Perkins;
two brothers. Eugene and Edmond Perkins;
other relatives and many friends. Notice
of funeral later. Arrangements by Me
G ulre. 27
PRANGLEY. GOLDA F. On Saturday,
2«?5?r 15, 194!)- at Arlington Hospital.
GOLDA F. PRANGLEY. beloved wife of
John E. Prangley, daughter of Daniel
W. and Maggie C. Fortenberry. Friends
may call at the Lee Funeral Home. 4th
st and Mass. ave. n.e., where services
Fill be held on Tuesday, October 18,
at 2 p.m. Interment Cedar Hill Cemetery.
PULLEN, JOHN THOMAS. Died sud
denly on Saturday. October 15. 1949,
JOHN THOMAS PULLEN, son of Frederick
and Nellie Pullen. His late home was at
6811 Riggs rd., Hyattsville. Md. He is
survived by two brothers and one sister,
Donald. Charles and Doris Pullen. Fu
neral from Williams-Cooke Funeral Home.
Baltimore. Md. Interment Baltimore
READER. FRANCES L. On Monday.
October 17. 1949. at Loudoun County Hos
pital. Leesburg. Va.. FRANCES L. READER
of 815 18th st. n.w.. beloved sister of
Charlie and Joseph Reader of New York
City. Remains resting at Hvsong's Fu
neral Home. 1300 N st. n.w.. where friends
may call after 4 o.m. Tuesday. October 18
Funeral services will be held at Hysong s
Chapel on Wednesday evening. October
19th. at 8pm Friends invited. Please
omit flowers. Contributions may instead
be sent to the Loudoun County Hospital
building fund, Leesburg. Va. Interment
REED. WILLIAM A., SR. Entered Into
eternal rest Thursday. October 13, 1949,
Mr. WILLIAM A. REED, Sr., of 1111 7th
st. s.e. beloved husband of Mrs. Cora
Reed, father of Henretta Chandler, James.
John and William A. Reed, Jr. He also
''•yes to mourn his passing four grand
children and many other relatives and
friends. Friends may call at his late resi
dence on Monday. October 17, after 4
P.m. Funeral Tuesday. October 18. at 1
b,n\-' from the Bethlehem Baptist Church,
Nichols ave and Howard rd. s.e,. Rev.
Kirkland officiating. Interment Payne’s
Cemetery. Arrangements by the John T.
Rhines & Co. Funeral Home, 901 3rd st.
RICH, WILMER. Suddenly, on Sunday,
October 16. 1949, at Montgomery County
General Hospital. WILMER RICH, beloved
husband of Vergie May Rich and father
of Eleanor Rich Ramsburg. Wilmer Wil
son. Calvin Cissel and John Robert Rich.
Services at the residence of Mrs. Eleanor
Rich Ramsburg. Beltsvllle rd.. Fairland.
Md . on Wednesday. October 19. at 2:30
P.m. Relatives and friends are invited.
Interment Union Cemetery. Burtonsvtlle,
Md Arrangements by Takoma Funeral
SELINGER. AMELIE HOLLANDER. On
Sunday. October 16, 1049, at Emergency
Hospitai. AMELIE HOLLANDER SEL
INGER. wife ol the late Alexander Selinger
of all Ogelthorpe st. n.w. Services will
be held at Gawier’s Chapel. 1756 Pa. ave.
n.w.. at 2 p.m. Wednesday, October 19.
Interment Washington Hebrew Congrega
tion Cemetery. 18
SELINGER, AMELIE H. Officers and
9 members of La Boutiaue des Hult
Chateau et Quarante Femmes,
D. C. Salon, No. 14, are re
quested to meet at Joseph
Gawler's Funeral Home, 1760
Pa. ave. n.w.. on Tuesday, Oc
tober 18, 1048, at 7:30 p.m., to
conduct the Eight et Forty ritual services
INGER1 l8t* Plrtner’ H. SEL
„ CLAIRE E. SMITHSON, Le Chateau.
OLA D. LEE, La Secretaire. 18
SELINGER. AMELIE H. Officers and
members of 2nd Division Unit
A“«a No. 28, will meet at Gawler’s
» A m Funeral Home at 7:30 p.m.
ll^yB Tuesday. October 18, 1048, to
Day tribute to our late member.
AMELIE H. SELINGER.
MAUDE B. SIBERT, Pres.
DELLA E. LUTHER. Secretary.
SMITH, MRS. HATTIE. On Sunday,
October 10, 1849. at 6:30 p.m., Mrs.
HATTIE SMITH oassed away at her resi
dence. 124 Geneva ave., Takoma Park, Md.
Notice of funeral later.
SMOILOW, MAX. On Sunday, October
I 16, 1949. MAX SMOILOW of 815 10th st.
n.e., beloved husband of Bessie Smoilow
and devoted father of Mrs. Jacob Wolf.
He also is survived by two grandchildren.
Funeral services at the Bernard Danzan
sky & Sons Funeral Home, 3501 14th st.
n:w„ on Monday, October 17, at 1:30
p m. Interment D. C. Lodge Cemetery.
SPRINGS, IDA. Departed this life on
Friday, October 14. 1949. at Galllnger
Hospital. IDA SPRINGS of 6438 H st.
n.e. She leaves to mourn their loss four
devoted daughters, two sons, three step
daughters, two stepsons, eleven grandchil
dren and a host of other relatives and
friends. Remains resting at 1427 3rd st.
n.w., Monday, October 17, after 6 p.m.
Funeral Tuesday. October 18. at 12:30
P.m., from the Macedonia Baptist Church,
Arlington, Va., the Rev. Phillips officiating.
Interment Woodlawn Cemetery.
VINCENT. GRACE DIGGS. On Monday,
October 17, 1949. GRACE D. VINCENT of
86 Eye st. s.w. She leaves four daughters,
Mrs. Grace Smith. Mrs. Mary Taylor. Miss
Agnes Vincent and Mrs. Shirley Curtis;
one son. Mr. William Vincent: two sisters,
Mrs. Elizabeth Waters and Mrs. Frances
Ferguson: 10 grandchildren, seven nieces,
eight nephews, nine great-grandchildren,
many other relatives and friends. Notice
of funeral later. Arrangements by Eugene
A CHOICE LOTS In the National Memorial
Park Cemetery. Will sell all 6 for *800
cash or, separately. 8300 aach. Call R. ©
BEANE, NA. 0850.
R. H. McKinley, Head
Of Construction Firm,
To Be Buried Today
Funeral services for Robert H.
McKinley, president of the Mc
Kinley Construction Co., 1100
North Vernon street. Arlington,
were to be held
at 4 o’clock
in G a w 1 e r ’ s
P e n n s y lvania
Burial was to
be in Arlington
of a heart at
tack at his
home, 3916 Mil
Mr. McKinley. itary road, Ar
lington. He would have celebrated
his 54th birthday tomorrow.
Born at Fort Dodge, Iowa, he
was graduated from Purdue Uni
versity with a civil engineering
degree. During World War I he
went overseas as a captain with
Battery B. 139th Field Artillery.
After the war Mr. McKinley
worked as an engineer on a num
ber of construction projects in the
Middle West. He then helped in
the building of the Pennsylvania
Turnpike between Pittsburgh and
During World War II Mr. Mc
Kinley came to Washington to
work for the Navy's Bureau of
Yards and Docks.
In 1945 he set up his construc
tion company and since then has
built power lines for the Rural
Electrification Administration in
Southern Virginia. Eastern Mary
land and North Carolina.
Mr. McKinley was a member of
the Iron Key Honorary Society
and Sigma Nu Fraternity, both at
Surviving are his widow, the
former Miss Marguerite Busby,
whom he met in college and mar
ried in 1918; a son, Robert, jr..
who is a sophomore at Brown
University, and a sister, Mrs. Jane
McConnell of Richmond.
Danish Princess Dies
COPENHAGEN, Oct. 17.—OT5)—
Princess Aage of Denmark, 64, died
last night. She is the former
Countess Mathilde Calvi de Ber
golo. Her father is Count Calvi de
Bergolo, former .Italian minister to
Copenhagen. In 1914 she mar
ried Prince Aage, son of Prince
Valdemar„ a brother of King
WEISBACKER. WILLIAM LOUIS. On
Saturday, October 15. 1949. at Emergency
Hospital. WILLIAM LOUIS WEISBACKER
of 1105 16th st. n.w.. beloved husband of
F»ml y Xi Welsbacker, lather of Mrs. Emily
Marla Hall and Miss Evelyn Olga Weis
backer. brother of Frank Welsbacker,
father-in-law of Marshall H. Hall. Serv
ices at the S. H. Hines Co. Funeral
Home, 2901 14th st. n.w.. on Tuesday,
October 18. at l p.m. Interment Arling
ton National Cemetery. 17
WEISBACKER WILLIAM L. Special
communication of Kine Solomon
Lodge. No. 31. F A. A. M.. will
be held at 12 o'clock Tuesday,
October 18. 1949. for the pur
pose of attending the funeral
of our late brother WILLIAM
- L. WEISBACKER. A good at
tendance is desired.
JAMES D. FOOTE. Sr. Worshipful Mas
JAMES R. BEAUBIAH. Secretary. 17
WOLVEN. ROSALIE H On Saturday.
October 15. 1948, at Walter Reed Hos
pital. ROSALIE H. WOLVEN of Wyoming
Apartments, beloved wife of Col. Frank
H, Wolven. U. S. A., retired: sister of Mrs.
Lila Swem of Williamsburg, Va.: Mrs.
E? Decker. Graveside services on
Wednesday. October 19. at 11 a m. Inter
ment Arlington National Cemetery. 18
ZEPP. ANNA D. Saturday. October 15, at
her residence, 231 8th st. n.e., ANNA D.
ZEPP. beloved wife of Sterling E. Zepp.
sr., mother of Mrs. Florence L. Oliver
and Sterling E. Zepp. Jr., sister of Mrs
Mary Schab of Baltimore. Md.. and Martin
Durgalh of Auburn, N. Y. Friends may
call at the Lee Funeral Home. 4th st. and
Massachusetts ave. n.e., where services
will be held on Tuesday. October 18. at
11 a.m. Interment Cedar Hill Cemetery.
ABBATE. GIUSEPPINA. In loving mem
ory of our dear mother. GIUSEPPINA
ABBATE. who passed away six years ago
today, October 17, 1943.
The flowers we place upon your gravg
May wither and decay.
But love for you who sleep beneath
Will never fade away
DEVOTED CHILDREN. •
ARNOLD. HENRY. In loving memory
of our dear father and grandfather,
HENRY ARNOLD, who departed this life
thirty-eight years ago today, October 17,
HIS LOVING DAUGHTERS. ELIZABETH
A. BURDICK AND IDA T. HORAN:
GRANDCHILDREN. HENRY E. HORAN
AND LOUISE H. STEELE. •
BARNES. JENNIE E. In loving memory
of my dear mother. JENNIE E. BARNES,
who passed into eternal rest 12 years ago
today, October 17. 1937.
Through the years the memory of your
HER DAUGHTER. RHODA F. COLSTON. •
BEAN, BLAIRE LEE. In sad. but loving
remembrance of our dear son, BLAIRE LEE
BEAN, who departed this life thirty-one
years ago today. October 17. 1918.
Strong are the ties that bind us.
Strong are the bonds of our love:
Though It is many long years since you
For a home with the angels above.
BY HIS PARENTS, MR. AND MRS. E. A.
BOBYS. NICHOLAS. In loving memory
of our dear husband and father. NICHO
LAS BOBYS, who passed away three years
ago today, Octjber 17, 1946.
His life is a beautiful memory.
His absence a silent grief:
He sleeps in Gods beautiful garden
In the sunshine of perfect peace.
WIFE SOPHIE AND SON HAROLD. •
BUTLER. JAMES H. To the memory of
my husband. JAMES H. BUTLER, who de
parted this life one year ago today, Octo
ber 17, 1948.
God is good, He gives me strength
To bear the heavy cross;
For He is the only one who knows
How bitter is my loss.
HIS WIFE. •
COOPER, WILLIAM HENRY. In sad but
loving memory of our dear father and
brother, WILLIAM HENRY COOPER, who
departed this life five years ago today.
October 17, 1944.
A precious one from us has tone,
A voice we loved is stilled;
A place is vacant in our home
Which never can be filled.
God saw the road was getting rough.
The hills were hard to'climb,
So He gently closed his weary eyes
„„ AM whispered. "Peace be thine."
HIS DEVOTED DAUGHTERS, SON AND
DAVIS, JACKSON LEE. In loving re
membrance of our dear dad. JACKSON L.
DAVIS, who departed this life four years
ago today, October 17. 1945.
His memory remains an inspiration
and a challenge.
HIS DEVOTED CHILDREN. LUCILLE
DAVIS ROBERTS AND JACKSON L.
DAVIS. Jr. •
DODSON, JOHN E. In loving remem
brance of our dear husband and father,
JOHN E. DODSON, who departed this life
two years ago today, October 17, 1947.
His life is a beautiful memory,
His absence a silent grief;
He sleeps in God’s beautiful garden
In the sunshine of perfect peace.
LOVING FAMILY. NORA AND EVERETT.
HAWKINS, ERNEST (REDS). In sad,
but loving memory of my son, ERNEST
HAWKINS, who departed this life one
year ago today, October 17. 1948.
He bade no one a last farewell.
He said good-by to none,
The heavenly gates lust opened wide
And a loving voice said "Come."
God knew that he was suffering.
That the hills were hard to climb.
So He closed his wearv eyelids
And whispered "Peace be thine."
The stars are brightly shining
Upon a silent grave.
And in it lies a precious one
I loved but could not save.
MOTHER. ALICE BARNES. •
LOVELESS. NORMAN A. In loving mem
ory of our dear son and brother. NORMAN
A. LOVELESS, who died in France thirty
one years ago today, October 17. 1918.
Gone, but never forgotten.
THE FAMILY. •
MILES, MARY ELLEN. In loving re
membrance of our devoted mother. MARY
ELLEN MILES, who passed away four
years ago today, October 17, 1945.
Always remembered, sadly missed.
THE CHILDREN. •
Mexican Boy Keeps Promise;
Guards Stranded Plane 14 Days
By th« Associated Press
OKLAHOMA CITY, Oct. 17.—
Dolores, a Mexican lad, adheres
strictly to the good neighbor poli
That’s what a young Oklahoma
City National Guard flyer says
Lt. James Risner made a forced
landing recently about 150 miles
south of the Mexican border.
He made it to Tampico on horse
back and by truck. Before he left
he asked Dolores to keep an eye
on the plane until he got back.
Dolores took him for his word.
Two weeks passed before Army
officials ordered the stranded
plane picked up by a cargo plane.
When the six-man crew reached
the fighter plane, Dolores popped
out from tfie shade of the wings.
He’d been there 14 days. The
airmen learned that friends
brought him food and drink while
he kept his promised vigil.
Keeping up their end of the
good neighbor policy, the Ameri
cans gave the lad Army clothes, a
few trinkets from their plane and
$4 in American money.
He was mumbling happily when
they left, Lt. Risner related.
Dies Here at 84
Princess Marie I. Sidamon
Eristoff, 84, a member of the
Czarist regime who fled Russia in
1922, died yesterday at the home
of her daughter, Mrs. Charles K.
Moser, 3623 Fessenden street N.W.
She had been a Washington resi
dent for the last . 24 years.
Princess Marie, a native of St.
Petersburg, Russia, left that city
in 1917 and went to Russian Geor
gia to live on the estate of her
husband. Prince George D. Sida
mon-Eristoff. They were later
divorced and the prince is now
living in Southern France.
Princess Marie came to the
United States with her daughter
in 1922 and for a short time lived
in Lexington, Va. She came to!
Washington in 1925 but never,
became an American citizen. She!
liver a very quiet life here.
Iri addition to her daughter, she
is survived by a son, Dimitri G.
Eristoff of New York City; two
grandsons, Charles G. E. Moser of'
Washington, and George A. Erls-;
toff, a student at Washington and
Lee University, and a. great
Funeral services will be held at
noon tomorrow in the St. Nichols
Russian Orthodox Church, 1768
Church street N.W. Burial will
be in Rock Creek Cemetery.
Funeral Services Today
For Mrs. Luelia Swindell
Funeral services for Mrs. Luelia
Freeman Swindell, 90, long time
a public school teacher in Ten
nessee and a resident of Silver
Spring for the last 15 years, were
to be held this afternoon in the
Hines funeral home, 2901 Four
teenth street N.W. Burial was to
be in Fort Lincoln Cemetery.
The services were to be con
ducted by the Rev. Dr. J. War
ren Hastings of the National City
Mrs. Swindell died Friday at'
the home of her daughter, Mrs.!
Pearl S. Couts, 8311 Sixteenth
street, Silver Spring, with whom
she had made her home.
Mrs. Swindell was born in
Woodbury, Tenn. and married the
late William G. Swindell in 1879.
She taught for more than 40
years in Chattanooga, retiring at
the age of 75.
Besides her daughter, she is
survived by a step-daughter. Mrs.
George R. Lombard of Augusta,
Ga.; eight grandchildren, and 14
Funeral Services Held
For Maurice Emerson
Funeral services for Maurice'
A. Emerson, 78, retired Treasury
Department employe who died
Friday at his home, 3057 Porter
street N.W., were held yesterday
at the S. H. Hines funeral home,
2901 Fourteenth street N.W.
Burial was in Monocacy Ceme
tery, Beallsville, Md.
Mr. Emerson, a native of Boyds,
Md., came here in 1895 to work
with the Treasury Department.
He attended the Bliss Electrical
School and the Washington Busi
ness College. He retired in 1946
as chief of the division of paper
custody after 5 years’ service.
Survivors include his widow.
Mrs. Etta B. Emerson, a sister,
Mrs. Della J. Burlingame, 4208
Argyle terrace N.W., and two
brothers, Grover C. Emerson, 3824
Van Ness street N.W., and Eugene
E. Emerson, 4406 Tuckerman
street, University Park, Md.
Funeral Rites Tomorrow
For Mrs. Cora Norris
Funeral services for Mrs. Cora
Hesser Norris, 70, an employe at
the Washington City Bank for the
last 25 years, will be held at 11
a.m. tomorrow in the Hines fu
neral home, 2901 Fourteenth street
N.W. Burial will be in Rock Creek
Mrs. Norris, who lived at 3002
Rodman street N.W., died Satur
day at Gatfleld Hospital after an
illness of two months.
■Born in Loudoun County, Va„
she received her education there
and came to this city to live more
than 40 years ago. She joined
the City Bank in 1924 and was a
bookkeeper at the time of her ill
ness. Her husband, Eugene L.
Norris, was associated with the In
ternational Harvester Co. before
his death more than 20 years ago.
Surviving are a sister, Mrs.
Mamie A. Smith, with whom she
lived, and two nieces, Mrs. Edna
H. Crammond and Mrs. Eva
Wimer, and seven stepohildren, all
TOLSON, MILDRED. In loving mem
ory of our daughter, MILDRED TOLSON.
who passed away thirteen years ago today.
October 17, 1930.
Gone, but not forgotten.
MOTHER AND FAMILY. •
TUOHY, GERTRUDE DENNISON. In
sad, but loving memory of our dear moth
er. sister, grandmother and great-grand
mother. GERTRUDE DENNISON TUOHY.
who passed away three years ago today.
October 17, 1940. ,
A precious one from us has gone,
A voice we loved is stilled:
A place is vacant in our hearts
Which never can be filled.
MARGARET, LILLIE AND GRANDCHIL
TYLER, MARY E. In memory of our
devoted mother. MARY E. TYLER, who
passed away four years ago today, October
It was a silent night, but a holy night.
When Jesus took you away; *
We know that -you are not gone to stay—
For we shall see you on Resurrection Day.
HER DEVOTED CHILDREN, MRS. JEAN
NETTE T^BYRD, JOHN, JAMES. ROB
Rites Held in Allentown
For Myroh C. Schoenly
Funeral services for »Myron
Charles Schoenly, 62, former War
Production Board official and an
Industrial specialist, were held Oc
tober 8 in Allentown, Pa„ friends
here were informed today.
Mr. Schoenly, who died October
4, was born in Zionsville, Pa., and
was a sergeant in the 101st Engi
neers overseas during World War I.
He was district manager for the
WestinghouSe Electric Corp. in the
Detroit area before coming here
in 1941 to join WPB. He lived
at .1511 Twenty-second street
N.W. He was chief of that agen
cy's wholesale and retail trade
division and after the war went
to Vienna as an industrial spe
cialist for the Foreign Economic
Surviving are his widow, Mrs.
Lola K. Schoenly; two brothers,
Harry M. and Ray E, Schoenly,
both of Allentown, and a sister,
Mrs. Helen Deibert of Wescosville
Hale A. Vander Cook,
Music Teacher, Dies
By th« Associated Press
ALLEGAN, Mich., Oct. 17._
Hale A. Vander Cook, 85, founder
and head of the Vander Cook
School of Music, Chicago, died at
his home here yesterday after a
He was widely known for his
band compositions, especially cir
cus music, and had written several
music instruction books for
He moved to Allegan seven
years ago after retiring from ac
tive management of the Chicago
school. He is survived by his
Mrs. Schwartz to Speak
Mrs. Mary Schwartz, social
worker of the Washington Insti
tute of Rental Hygiene, will speak
at the meeting of the Ladies’ Aux
iliary of the Hebrew Academy at
8:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Beth
Sholom Synagogue. The title of
her address will be “How Do We
Love Our Children?"
-------L — '
Hegstrom to Speak
Harold E. Hegstrom. superin
tendent of the National Training
School for Boys, will address the
National Capital Optimist Club at
12:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Ho
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leap right out of this world into
paradise,” Senator Neely told the
witness. ‘‘What I wanted to do
was take one step at a time rather
than stand still.”
Senator Neely in insisting that
idealistic legislation would never
get through Congress, said he al
ready was aware there were men
on his committee against the bill
Mrs. McClintock assured him
that the bill even in its present
form “is a tremendous step for
ward and we don't want to appear
The only witness testifying
against the bill in principle was
Mrs. Ernest Howard, chairman of
the Public Welfare Committee of
the Federation of Citizens’ Asso
ciations, who said the federation
had not acted on the legislation,
but that her own group, the Co
lumbia Heights Citizens’ Associa
tion, had gone on record as op
posed to the legislation.
Bill Called Superfluous.
Mrs. Howard opposed the bill as
“superfluous, a sin of presump
tion because we already know we
have these rights as already given
us by God.”
When Mrs. Howard went on
to say that Christ did not de
nounce the social evils of His day,
the Bible-quoting Senator inter
"Do you remember that Christ
said: “thou shalt not commit
adultery?” Senator Neely asked
"Isn’t adultery a social evil?”
Mrs. Howard conceded that that
was a “kind of one,” but she added
that she did not think the Senator
should disparage her statement
just because she was taking the
Doesn’t Want “Misstatements.”
“I don’t want you to make such
flagrant misstatements,” the Sen
ator told her.
Mrs. Howard said the measure
would “set neighbor against
neighbor and would be just an
other one of those agencies that
Dr. Paul Cook of the American
Veterans Committees, Greater
Washington Area Council, said he
did not believe there would bp as
much opposition to this measure
as to the anti-lynching bill, but
he agreed with Senator Neely
that, if the suggestions of Dr.
Browne and Mrs. McClintock were
Dr. John Rustin, representing
the Washington Federation of
Churches; Isaac Franck, executive
director of the Jewish Community
Council of Washington; John
Duncan, vice president of the
Federation of Civic Associations;
and Gerhard Van Arkel, Demo
cratic Central Committee, all
voiced their support of the meas
Harry S. Wender, chairman of
the Recreation Board, testifying
as an individual, urged that the
commission be appointed by the
District Commissioners instead of
by the President so the commis
sion would be a part of the Dis
trict government “when the Dis
trict gets home rule.”
Scott R. Brewer Dies;
Headed Realty Firm
Scott R. Brewer, 58, president of
the Allied Realty Corp., Chevy
Chase, died yesterday at his home.
'7804 Custer road. Bethesda, of a
* heart attack.
* He had been
president of the
firm for the last
was born in
and was gradu
ated from De
sity and Indi
Law School. He
came to Wash
ington in 1933
in real estate and banking in In
dianapolis and Louisville, Ky.
An Army captain in World War
I, he was a charter member of
the first American Legion post in
Mr. Brewer was a member of
the Scottish Rite in Indianapolis,
Phi Delta Theta Fraternity and
Phi Beta Kappa.
Surviving are his widow, Mrs.
Eda Bose Brewer, whom he mar
ried in 1917; two sons, Scott R.,
jr„ New York City, and Robert G.
Brewer, 6607 Hillandale road,
Chevy Chase; a daughter, Miss
Elizabeth Ann Brewer, of the
Custer road address, and three
brothers and a sister.
Funeral services will be held at!
2 p.m. Wednesday in the Pum
phrey funeral home, 7557 Wis
consin avenue, Bethesda. Burial
will be in Arlington Cemetery.
Dr. Harold Slayton Smith,
Prominent Dentist, Dies
By the Associated Press
CHICAGO, Oct. 17.—Dr. Har
old Slayton Smith, 67, chairman
Emeritus of the American Dental
Association’s Council on Dental
Therapeutics, died yesterday.'
Active in professional organiza
tion work, he served until this
month as treasurer of the Ameri
can College of Dentists.
As a member of the Chicago
Dental Society's Committee on
Public Service in 1935 he was
sparkplug of a drive which re
sulted in the annual appropriation
of $100,000 by the City of Chicago
for dental work on school chil
Dr. Smith also was active
throughout his career in affairs of
Psi Omega, dental fraternity, and
served in several of its national
Ecuador Official Dies
GUAYAQUIL, Ecuador, Oct. 17
UP).—Vice President Manuel Soto
mayor y Luna died yesterday. He
married the Spanish Princess,'
Maria Cristina Borbon Dos Sicili
as, at the Vatican chapel in
Vatican City. March 3, 1948.
George H. Adams Dies
LA JOLLA, Calif.. Oct. 17.—UP,
George H. Adams. 64, former man
aging editor of the old Minneap
olis Journal, died in a hospital here
last night. He entered the hos
pital two weeks ago after a heart
Mrs. Amelie Selinger,
Tax Employe, Dies
Mrs. Amelie Hollander Selinger,
56, known in American Legion
auxiliary circles here and an In
ternal Revenue employe for 30
years, died yes
terday at Emer
after a brief
a lifelong resi
dent of Wash
in g t o n, was
from the old
For a short
Mrs. Sellnier. time she taught
in Washington public schools be
fore joining Internal Revenue,
i Mrs. Selinger became active in
• legion auxiliary work in 1936 after
;the death of her husband, Alex
ander P. Selinger, jr„ who was
commander of 2d Division Post
No. 28. She became a member of
the 2d Division Unit of the Legion
Auxiliary, and later vice president
and president of that organiza
I During World War II she was
| chairman of war activities and
Red Cross committees of the
Washington Auxiliary Department
of the Legion. She was on the
department’s Executive Commit
tee and was also a member of
Salon Departmentale, No. 14, Eight
and Forty. At the tine of her
death she was chairman of the
Tuberculosis Seal Committee of
Eight and Forty.
Mrs. Selinger, who lived at 511'
Oglethorpe street N.W., is survived
by a number of cousins living
Funeral services will be held at I
2 p.m. Wednesday in Gawler’s
chapel. 1756 Pennsylvania avenue,
N.W. Burial will be in Washing
ton Hebrew Congregation Ceme
Samuel F. Crabbe Dies
CHICAGO, Oct. 17.—(JP)—Sam
uel F. Crabbe, 80, former president
of the American Jersey Cattle
Club, died yesterday in suburban
Harvey. He was % born in Eau j
Claire, Wis„ and was graduated
from the University of Wisconsin.
He was formerly president of the
North Dakota State Fair and a di
rector of the National Dairy As
Joseph Howe Senior,
Retired Oilman, Dies
By the Associated Press
LANGHORNE, Pa.. Oct. 17 -Jo.
seph Howe Senior, 79, retired di.
rector of the Standard Oil Com.
pany of New Jersey, died yester.
day while visiting the home of i
daughter. He lived at Bay Head,
Mr. Senior retired from th|
Standard Oil Co. in 1933 after be.
ing in its employ for 48 years. Hi
began as a clerk in Standard'i
Philadelphia office in 1885.
He became chairman of thi
company’s marketing committei
He also served as president ol
the West India Oil Co., a South
American sales subsidiary, and aa
president of a second affiliate, the
Standard Oil Co. of Brazil. He
was named to Standard’s board ol
directors in 1927.
planned in strict
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