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THE WASHINGTON TIMES 3I0 MONDAY MOJ A AY y DECEMBER 19 1 1910 11
GOVERNMENT CLERKS ANXIOUS FOR VOTE
TIMES IS BESIEGED BESIEGEDWITH BESIEQEDVITH
fflTHPOLLREOISTS fflTHPOLLREOISTSGovernment WITH POLL REQUESTS REijUESTSGov
Government Gov ent Clerks Anxious Anxiousto
to Cast Ballots on the thePropositions thePropositions thePropositions
Propositions PropositionsTWO PropositionsTWO PropositionsTWO
TWO FACTIONS EAGER EAGERTO EAGERf0 EAGERTO
TO VOICE SENTIMENT SENTIMENTOae
Oae O Favors Straight Str gbt Civil Pension Pensionthe Pensionsthe Pensionthe
the Other Compulsory CompulsoryRetirement CompulsoryReti CompulsoryRetirement
Retirement RetirementCfeatfemed Reti RetirementQatinaed ement ementOMKIaBetl
Cfeatfemed from fr m First FirstPageJ FirstPageJgreatly FirstPagegreatly PageJ PageJgreatly
greatly pieonod sod ever the prospect Ko pect of ti the theempIo theGrerruaent e eGveGcmseut
GveGcmseut employee empIo bavln an op opp OJ OJpertaullty opportdekr
p pertaullty rtMrtty to voteTire VOteT vote voteTfc
Tfc T Tire poll te a bully ItT sebeme and no nod DOWill node
d de ttfet t t Will wipe oat erroneous impres impressions tmpressf impressieus ¬
sions sf D with reject re pect to the ideas of the theemployee theemployes theemployee
employee tbomgetvee tbelD elves on the various retiremeat re retirement reUremeaat ¬
tirement plans plaDsh asserted as ened Mr CantwelL CantwelLThere CantwelLrttere CantWel4There
There hag ha been much said lei publicly publiclyabout publiciaItout publiclyabout
about the compulsory contributory plan planbut pIBbut planbut
but the advocates OCte of straight pension pensionhwve pensionbelve n
hwve 8 found arguments supporting that thatform thatof thatfrm
form of retirement and it also aJ o has her1h her1hbaeldll thebaddag the thebacking
backing baeldll < < of thousands thou s of men and andweoren andW8IIIeD andweaves
weaves in tbe serrfce of the Govern Government GoYnIII Governmoot ¬
moot mentProtests III mootPrrootor Bt
Prrootor Protests or remonstrances remon trllCeS bearing4U1 hearing hearing4f
4f 4U1 Mi signatures of employee averse to tothe totile totine
the contributory hlbutDry plan have been subntte sub subaitted subDltietl
aitted to Postmaster Po tma ter General Hitch Hitchcock HItchooek Hltchooek ¬
ooek within the last I t few days accord aooordlag according accord1Bg ¬
lag to Mr CantwelL He stated stt that the theremonstrances ther8I1D5t1lUJC4S thereio
remonstrances reio traaces are intended as a force forceagainst terceapiD forceagainst
apiD against t the GUfott bill and it is ex expected exLwi1 oxpeeted ¬
pected that they Lwi1 Lwi1ship will reach CongressOur Congress CongressOur
Our association aseoda now has a member membership membership ¬
ship of over ISMto HIt 15wp 4 Government GovtllDlll t employes employesrofMreminttnj emplOyesrepr employesrecreseetng
rofMreminttnj repr every branch of the classi classified eIs elaseifled t tft4Ml ¬
fled civil service IfIrice and our strength is isNotices isgrowing Isgrowing
growing daily saW Secretary Cant CntwfIIL CantwelL
welL We w e are all 11 oppo opposed ed to the GilIett Gil Gillett
lett b4 aDI are urging the passage of ofsee ofsetae
see WIt provIdbrg rot lItrai8ht pen penwere penNodees
Notices were bring mailed today by bySecretary b betary bySecretary
Secretary etary CantwHi to members JD Dbers of the theassociation thetheir theaeodtfon
association calling their attention to tothe tot tothe
the t e animal al convention to be held in inWasfafncten mW fnWasitKMa
Wasfafncten W Jaanarv 3 2Jt and W The Theateetni ThewIJ1 Themeedsg
ateetni will be held in th the G C A B Bba Raad Itbat
bat ba aad It is antichwted anticl Rted that over oYertes 4W 466dpie 4WnolOffitec
nolOffitec dpie tes win be present presenCOther presentOther llt eDt eDtOflter
Other Facti Pactioa a Equally lat Interested hterestecLDie InterestedThe csted cstedTbe
Die other ot er faction of the United statesCd States StatesCiv StatesChlltlSentee
Civ ChlltlSentee > tl Service Retirement t thEAll1eli AMOdation Aaeodaiionbeaded AMOdationhoadojlhy
beaded hoadojlhy lIlY Dr Liewefyn LJew nyn yn Jordan a clerkIn clerk derkIn
In the xreasurv treasury Department Is none nonetbe DOaet nonethe
the t rt to lone c Interested in the proposition propoeitioat
t te haWI a DOll on the retirement retiremenq ques question questJea ce ceties ¬
ties Members of this thJ factionIrreaeanbly faction which is isirreweabtr isilT
irreweabtr ilT yo ht favor of the contributory contributoryplan coDtrtbutolTpIaa contributoryplea
plan et retirement t are e eager to set the theqnestioa theqve thequestion
question qve tio fairhr before the employees and andwtteMBRc aDdpre andpredict
pre predict tet that the result 1ri11 be an over overJi overw
wtteMBRc w Ji r victory for their tbetrwIdIe cause causeWo9e cause9hie
Wo9e I believe the t arUBery art Iery should shouldb shouldbe shouldbe
b be traiiiftj on Congress to speed the thepnngrure thec thepneeage
pnngrure of c the GtUett bin I am ai in fa faver tafit a aver
ver fit f jcivtnc the eonplores a chance to tocxBiom toexIIA88 toder
der cxBiom their eir sentiments on the Ques Question Questlua question ¬
tion declare Dr Jordan Our plan planhas planhas lp
has the sur surcK1 < port of the President and andthe aacltile p an anthe
the jujuila loads of several departments ts and andthere aMthere andthere
there hi no doubt that a neat majority majorityof maj lity lityaa4
of dcri drrl0s and other gmptoyea p1oy favor f avor the thesw t thelima
sw sw9ttpi + lima oji ojitIC
9ttpi of the item belief that only n y a acoM acr afew
cr coM arathrety q few employes et e favor favorEtrairtM favor2trat favoretra
EtrairtM 2trat etra 1 rf civil oeaston 1 n and a full vote of ofthe ortile offfie
the 2MM to 2SW 2S derte will confirm confirmOnlUi confirmthis i ithis
this 1ieIIet
OnlUi to the factional fight In the theUafttM tlJeU theU
UafttM U Sft SUiteS dvD Service Retirement RetirementAsaoetetfon RetlremeatAIlJ RetrementAssociadon
Asaoetetfon AIlJ l efrVoot and the incidental confusion confusionthere eo confusionthere fUslon fUslontJteft
there are several thousand clerks who whohav4 whohaM whohand
haM not taken aides on the two retire retireinairt retiret retiremMst
inairt t yr pepodtlons nositlons om o They are known as asnmiti asand asneatrIs
nmiti neatrIs mlf and are content to leave eave theire their theirfate their1ate
e fate with wItkAwreves CongressApproves Congress CongressApproves
Approves Plan ef The Times TimesI
1 1 have wished that Uu some united ac action actIe actied ¬
tied tIe could IIl he taken for a long time and andI
I new believe MU ve The Times has hit thenail the thenail thon
nail n iII on the bead said a clerk in theT the theDepartment theT
T Department artmet who has remain remained remained ¬
Depn Depnartmet
ed aloof from from the wrangles of 0 the fac factions faotiens faeUeD ¬
tions There are re hundreds of men like likemyself UkewIao likemyself
myself who would uld like to see the argu arguments argu1JNIII arguntes ¬
ments 1JNIII ntes r of both sides presented before de decHtagr decIdIIIg decidlag
cHtagr what tm Just j1I t and equitable CI1dta 1e for OI the theemploye theemploye theemploye
employe and Government alike Wecould Wecould We Wecould
could aH form an intelligent opinion if ifw Itwe ifwe
w we knew the arguments ts pro and con cooon conOta conon
on the qae question tion and could coo cast ca t aa n nto l in inteOigent mteDl
teOigent teDl to ligent eDt vote voteNot voteNot voteNot
Not only the employes but several severalmembers RVeraImeIDber severalmembers
members of Congress Con believe that such suchft suchpaR
ft paR as suggested ed by a The Times would wouldgo wouldgo wouldge
go a long way toward to solving the ques question quesGR question ¬
tion GR as regard nJ5IU < < to just what the em employes eJDWOUld emyes ¬
ployes yes would like to lave Several SeveralRepresentatives SeveralRepresentatives veral veralRepr
Representatives Repr think that much of the thedoubt thedotIbt
the
doubt and uncertainty n In the minds of ofsome e esoe osome
some members as to what Is the most mostpopular mostpopaJar mostper
popular as well as equitable plan would wouldhe wouldbe wouldbe
be removed by a poll of 0 opinions of the tbeemployes theIIIIPI theI thena
employes employesIt IIIIPI DY IIIJ IIIJIt
It I is na a splendid leudId idea i M said Represen Representative RepresentatInt Representative ¬
tative Maguire liana > > a < < ulre of Nebraska A mem member member momher ¬
ber of Congress can sit tt down and Dd fig flgbest figure figure
ure eat ID an Indifferent way what Is Isbe Isbest
be best t for the Government in the econon econqm
Belief Bel e to ef Is s General GeneralThat That Much Good Goo Will WillCome WillCome WullCome
Come From Times Poll PollMany PollM PollMany
Many M ny Government employes w want t to vote on on the retirement retirementpropositions retirementpropositionsMembers retirementpropositionsMembers propositions propositionsMembers
Members Members of Congress believe much muchlight light will be thrown on the situation situationby
by a poll of the employes employesAdvocatesyjjl employesAdvOCltes employesAdvocates
Advocatesyjjl Advocates o the straight pension and na contributory retirement r plans planseager planseager Planseager
eager to show their respective strength strengthRival strengthRival strengthRival
Rival factions of Civil Service Retirement Association each predict pre ict that thata
a poll will vindicate their attitude attitudeNeutrals attitudeNeutrals
Neutrals in Government service also welcome prospect of f getting getti g infor information information h for ¬
mation mail0nBeen on plans now under discussion discussionKeen discussionKeen
Keen rivalry between advocates of straight penrioniand pension and contributory re retirement retirement retirement ¬
tirement plans means hot campaign if f poll is heldWhether held heldWhether held heldWhether >
Whether poll polls is conducted by The Times depends upon the thewishes wishes of the theemployes thei
1 i employes themselves themse ves
Jcal Ica elements but be should have the theviews theviews theviews
views of e the employes if he is to be beequitable beequltable beequitable
equitable in his calculations I am of ofthe o ofthe I Itile i
the opinion that the poll proposed by byThe byThe byThe
The Times will settle much of the doubt doubtas
as to the plan most favored by the em employee employes employes ¬ I
ployeeRepresentative ployes
Representative Goulden of Ne New sr York Yorkalso Yorkalso
also is of the belief that much light lightwill lightwill lightwill I I
will 1K at thrown on the issue by a poll pollof pal palof pollof
of employes and thaT Congress rrtli vIRbetter be bebetter bebetter
better informed to pass judgmtnt on onthe onthe onthe
the GUlett bill and other proposed measures meas measures measures ¬
ures now pending pendingNo peadiaNo eDC Bf BfNo
No matter what the bill Is Con ConTnfonnatlOB Conom Congross
gross om never get too much date dat and andInformatJoD andinformation
information on eu its proristoas said saidRepresentative saidRepresentative saidRepresentative
Representative Goulden uA A poll could couldprobably would wouldprobably oWd oWdprobbly I
probably probably enlighten many of us on tie tbesubject tgesubject tiesubject I
subject subjectSenator subjectSenatOl i
Senator Cumml Cummins mmles s of Iowa believes believesthat belIevesthat
whole
that the whole civil service ervi question questioni questionshould questionshoe
i should shoe be investigated to the the smallest sm1letdetaIL smallestI
I detail He thinks thinkthat that three phases phasesof in inparticular inparticular
particular demand the attention attentionCongress of ofCongress o
Congress they being admission to th titservice thervice thservice I
service conditions in the service a aretirement alt anretirement altretirement
retirement from the service H HIs ideas ideasembrace Ideasembrace
embrace the question of salaries knee aad aadat aadat s sat I
at the same s me time the various plane to toprotect toprotect toprotect
protect the aged employes employesKeen employesKeen
Keen rivalry already exists between betweenthe betweenthe betweenthe I
the two factions of United States Civil CivilService CivilService CivilService
Service Retirement Association and andthis andit Dd Ddthis
this will be greatly stimulated stimulatedbelieved it is isbelieved Isbelieved
believed in the event ev nt of a poll of the theemployes theemploye theemployes
employes Expressions Expre eloDs of o the respective respec respeci respective
i tive sides today leaves no doubt but butwhat butwbat
what each faction ta tton will endeavor to tobrtaff tobring
bring out its full strength and Hi poll as asheavy asheavy asheavy
heavy a vote as a possible poeetbleThe possibleTbe poeatbIen
The n > > e chances are le that a hot campaign campaignwill campgnwill campelgawill
will be waged by each faction and the theresult theresultit theresult
result resultit It it is thought ht will probably have haveimportant haveImportant I
important bearta bearing on the 1Bilett < 3fll lett tt bill bttiand billaDd billand
and other measures measuresI JlNtURUeWbetber measuresWhether
I Whether a poll is conducted CQ ucted toy 1 > > 7 The TheTiroes TA TATtIMS TheTimes
Times depends largely upon the wishes wisfeesof wIMtesof
of the employee who have been ten tendered te tec1 tendered ¬
dered c1 < < ed the use of the columns of thisnewspaper this thisnewspaper tills1Iewspapr
newspaper to present their arguments argumentsIf
If a 8 sufficient large number ask Ilk for a apoll apoll apoll
poll on the propositions the employes employeswill elllplOeswill employeswill
will be given an opportunity opport Jlky to vote voteSalary TeteSalary voteSalary
Salary Insufficient InsufficientFor
For Retirement Retirem nt Plan PlanTo
To th Ute Edher ef e Tb The n W2sulagten WafiktEtea W 1teu Times TimssI
I have been reading your most valu valuable valuable valuable ¬
able paper in regard to the ooutributoretirement contrlbutori contrlbutoriretirement oontr1butoretir6ment
retirement plan of the Government em employe employe employe ¬
ploye I think that a good plan b but t Mr MrPresident MTPresident MrPresident
President and Mr air Congressman how is tea isIDaR isa
a man to contribute when h be does does not notet notflret
get et enough salary to keep the thefrom wolf wolffrom woltrom
from bib door For Ff instance think tl Dk of ofthe orthe f fthe
the poor watehntaa on duty guarding guardingUncle guardiDIUncle guardingUncle
Uncle Sams bWWtass and diilttons of ofdollars ofdollars ofdollars
dollars at atxhe at the midaisht esidl t hour hour with a Mt Mttle 1tttie e
tie measly sum ot 3 per pe perof annum Some Someof Someor
of these have large kI e families of eight or orten orten orten
ten to support It seems to me Uncle UncleSam UncleSm Uncle UncleSam
Sam has got one of those economizing economizingIt economizingying economizingflying
flying machines aM In order to pay for torn forIt
It he has to rob Peter to pay Paul PaulNow PuLNow PaulNow
Now Mr President and Mr Congress Congressman Corgressmam ¬
man as you have raised your ur own sal salaries 51arles salaries ¬
aries do doubt not forget f ct us 1J who have helped helpedare aeu Leipei ed edto
to place you where you are today todayremember I Iremember Inmember
remember calling on my m Congressman Congressmansome
some years ago on a certain matter matterhe and andhe andhe
he talked very nice nce saying he could not nothelp nothelp nothelp
help me unless UD1e s certain thingsturned thingiMur > > ed dupI up upI upI
I thanked him and bid him m goodby goodbyWhen goodlJen goodbyWhen
When en I started out he got up and followed fol followed foiJawed ¬
lowed me to the door saying Dontforget Dont Dontforget Dontforget
forget me this fall at the election Down Downin DowrIn
in your precinct remember rue I to all ol olyour 6 6your n nyour
your friends That is Just w what I want wantto wantto t tto
to do in IMS 1m3to to go 0 hone and vote ana anaevery anaevery gnaevery
every other employe in the Government Governmentwho Governmentwho Governmentwho
who has a vote should 2Jh 1 c1 use It in 1912 1912Three 1t 1tTRr I12Three
Three TRr cheers for Roosevelt when he hesaid hesaid besaid
said a man could not Jive as a decent decentrttizon decentridzn decenteltizn
rttizon in Washington on less than 51600 51600year lfIOO lfIOOyear 600 600I
year yearI
I believe believe in the contributory plan but butI
I want something to contribute first firstRaise firstRaise firstRaise
Raise the salary of the underpaid em employe emJIoYe employe ¬
ploye and pass the contributory co trlbutory plan planTours polanYours planYours
Yours most mO t respectfully respectfullyA reopen re peeltuJIyA y yA
A GOVERNMENT GOVERN LE CT T CLERK CLBRKIncrease CLERKIncrease CLEBKIncrease
Increase Solution SolutionOf
Of Retirement Problem ProblemTo
To the Batter EIitt r eC The Washington Times TimesI TI tes tesI
I have a good deal of CaJt faith In the thecharacteristic thecharaeterlstle thecharacteristic
characteristic persistency of your ef efforts efforts efforts ¬
forts for the common weal and there therefore theceror therefore
fore ror > urge that the question of Immedi ¬
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ate Increase of the lower salaried clerks clerksbe olerksbe clerksbe
be considered as of equal equa Importance to tothe tothe
the pension question and voted on onsimultaneously ORlmultneously onsimultaneously
simultaneously simultaneouslyThere
There are like myself many bachelors bachelorsIn
In the service who would like to take takea
a partnn r but can not see their wayclear way wayclear
clear on a salary of less than 1800 Con Consequently ConIequently Consequently ¬
sequently they the eke out a lonely exist existence exlstence existence ¬
ence to their own sorrow I know oe oebachelor o orebachelor e
bachelor of about fifty who has been beenIn bee beetn beenn
In n the service sixteen years and Is only oalyreceiving onlyrecelv1ng onlyreceiving
receiving 1300 1300Many
Many clerks are married and have havefamilies havefamJUe havefamilies
families at a a wage of only SQO How Howthey Howtbey Howthey
they exist is a marvel marvelIt
It takes more nerve than I have t tmarry to tomarry
marry and an and take on all the hard respon responsibilities re reeponsibnitfes pon ¬
sibilities of married life at St StI 5000 5000I
I feel sanguine that The Times would weuMLbe wouldbe
be doing a benevolent deed to help the thelowaaJarled the101lIalarled thelowsalaried
lowaaJarled clerks to get a step higher higherI
I belljvfe beU VE it would mean many man more moremantiges moremUThges moremarriages
marriages In Washington within a very veryshort veryshort
short time timeHelp timeHelp
Help us and surely surel you will help your yeurselt y yourcelt ur urelr
celt seltJuet celtJnet elr
Juet peg away for us Keep oa peg pegging peggingand pegging ¬
ging gingand ana may heaven bless you Veryre Veryrespectfully Very Veryrespectfully
respectfully re peCUulJ A CL11RItPension CLiSRlI CLiSRlIPension CL l
Pension and Salary SalaryDiscussed SalaryDiscussed Sala SalaDiscussed
Discussed by b Clerk ClerkTe
Te the Editor of The Wasbngtoa TIres ThrasI
I have b bm in n much Interested In the tbev theOUB thevarious
various v iious OUB letters published In your val valrable T1rilble valrIble
rable paper during the past week rel relative relative relative ¬
ative to the Government clerks clerksworkingr clerkswrklng clerksworking
working longer hours And anda1so also to tothe tethe tothe
the contributory pension s Ian an I UK UKglad tDIGlad amglad
glad to note from your our paper today todaythat to todaythat y ythat
that you will also give the t e public pu lIc an anopportunity anopportunity anopportunity
opportunity to find out whether tbe tbemajority tbemajerltynre themajority
majority majerltynre ore In favor or opposed o othe othe othe
the much talked of contributory pen pension pension pension ¬
sion I for one am opposed to any anypension aRYpension anypension
pension but I believe the clerks sal salary Hlary salary ¬
ary should b bp < raised in proportion proportlo1those te tethose tothose
those of o his superior officers and Senators Sen Senators SenAtors ¬
ators and Members of Congress It is isa Jsa 1sa
a disgrace to the fair name of Amer America AmerIca Ainerlea ¬
ica for the Congress of the United UnitedStates UnitedStates UnitedStates
States to raise their own own salaries and andthose andthose ld ldthose
those of high officials who might mightgrowl mightgrowl mightgrowl
growl if I theirs were left to stand and andwe an41we andwe
we poor Government clerks who are aretoo aretoo aretoo
too small to be heard must sit back backand backand backand
and listen to the constant cry of ofeconomy oreconomy ofeconomy
economy when we mention m ntlon a raise and andbe andbe andbe
be told that from the plea of our oargood ourgood ourgood
good President Mr Taft In crying cryingfor cryingI cryingfor
for economy we better bet1 r be b thankful if ifwe UI ifwe
I we dont get a cut We have as much muchto
I to pay for f r meat and bread as they theydo theYdo theydo
do but we get no more pay to meet meetthe meetthe meetthe
the dally demands I say every man manenould mani manshould
i should be paid a a better bet1 r salary and If Ifthen itthen ifthen
then he has not enough brains In his hishead hisbead hishead
head to lay a reasonable sum aside for forold fori forold
i old age but on the other hand spends spendsevery spendsevery spendsevery
every cent he makes then when he hebecomes bebeeomes hebecomes
becomes sixtyfive years old he should shouldbe
be turned out to starve and give giveyoung a ayoung ayoung
young man his place I dont want wantUncle wantUncle wantUncle
Uncle Sam to keep my m bank account accountor
or any an one else and if J my m Representa Representative Raprosentatlve ¬
live votes votes for such a fool bill I shall shallFor shallCASTORIA shallCASTOR
CASTOR CASTORIAFor IA IAFor
For Infants and Children Ohildrenthe DhillrenAlways Childrenfee
fee Kind n You Oq Have Haiboars Always Bongdf BongdfBears oar f
Bears the theSignature them d dtureot
Signature m tureot tTire oi
never vote for him again Onehalf of oftbe ofthe ofthe
the Government employes who signed signedthe signedtb signedthe
the tb contributory pension bin blI last year yearsimply yearsimply yearsimply
simply did so because they were afraid afraidnot afraidnot afraidnot
not to If a man cant save any money moneyhimself money moneyhimself moneyhimself
himself Uncle Sam nor no other uncle unclehas unclehas unclehas
has any right to deduct from his sal salary salary ¬ I I8ry
ary to give back to him when he b bcomes be becomes ¬
comes superannuated I dont propose proposeI proposetor proposefor
I for my salary io 0 be cut to help to topension topension topension I
pension the old men who have been beendrawing beendrawing beendrawing
drawing good salaries all their lives livesand lIveand livesand
and havent had enough brains In all allthis aUth1s allthis
this time to save a cent for old age ageTurn ageTurn ageTurn
Turn them out sane p sixtyfive and If I P the theclerks theclerks theclerks
clerks are advarcod now pay all theold the theold theold
old ones who win have to be retired retiredtbe Tlredthe retiredthe
the back salary in proportion for the thepast thepast thepast
past twenty years rather than to pen pension pension pension ¬
sion Yours truly trulyGOVERNMENT trulyGOVER trulyGOVERNZENT
GOVERNMENT GOVER NT EMPLOYE E2JPLOYECivil EMPLOYECivil EMPLOYECivil
Civil Service Rules RulesAgainst RulesAgainst RulesA
A Against ainst Men Clerks ClerksTo I ITo
To the Belter lite tr The Washington WashIR Times TimesI I
I would like to say that Iheartily I Theartily Iheartily
heartily indorse iado se what a Government GovernmentClerk GovernmentClerk I ICIerk
Clerk bad to say under the headingMarried heading headingMarried beadit1bi beadit1biMarried
Married Women Should Be Dropped DroppedIn DroppedI DroppedIIn
In your paper of last Saturday SaturdayIt I IIt
It te It true there are many good sober soberand soberand i iand
and industrious men with a a family who whowould whowould i
would like to have positions now occu occupied occupied oecupled ¬
pied by married women who ought to tobe tobe tobe
be attending att ndlng to their home duties Un Under Under Under ¬
der the new rules of the civil service serviceconcerning serviceconcerning serviceconcerning
concerning the trades examination bars barsa
a man from the chances of getting an anappointment anappointment anappointment
appointment unices unl he be five feet seven sevenor sevenor
or eight inches high even If his condi condition condition condition ¬
tion physically la good I Itblnk think a man manfive manllve manfive
five feet four or five Inches high should shouldstand shouldstand shouldstand
stand Just as good a chance Yours Yourstruly YourstrulY Yourstruly
truly A P RBADBR RBADBROffers 1AgIIR 1AgIIROffers R I
Offers a Substitute SubstituteI SubstituteFor SubstituteFor
I For Retirement R tirement Plan PlanTe
Te the BMter ef The Washington Time TimeYou TIIIIwIYou Thineyou
You are ar asking aekln all Government t em eaaptoyes empleyes employes
ptoyes to express their opinion or preference preterence pret pretereDCe ¬
erence relative re1tl to the retirement of C the theI theaged theaged
I aged and disabled clerks clerksFor elerksFor clerksFor
For one and many I would say dont dontThere dontMIere dontThere
There are not many that would be ben benflted benAted beneIlted
flted by retirement but the departments departmentsare departDl9 tS tSare
are filling ftl up with a class of new app6lnteos ap appeinteos 8Jtpelatee
peinteos gathered gtber from all 11 parts 1f f the thecountry tJIecoantry thecountry
country who take the civil servi servile je oxaminatlons ox exarainatloae oxambIatloDs
arainatloae in the locations locat1 ns of their theirhomes tMlr1Iome theirhomes
homes where their prior occupations occupationshave occupationshave
have ve been teaching te cltlng country schools or orJuet orjQ orjust
just jQ t getting through school and they theypass ue uepeaiI theypass
pass a creditable examination and aDd1uestioft a aquestion aquestion
question watch is Invariably asked skedWhat aekedWhat askedHFJtat
What is the lowest salary you will ac accept aecept accept ¬
cept on entering eaterln Government service serviceis a4a serviee7Is eeT eeTis
is answered by the poor deluded deludedBy souls soulsby soulsby
by putting PUt 1I5 their price at 1 969 i or not to toexceed toeJceed toexceed
exceed J3S per 8r month and when the theCivil thevll theevil
Civil vll Service Commission Comnd lon is caned ui uimade upon 1IpoIIroc uponfor
roc certified I names the one which whichmade 11M 11MmacIe
made the lowest Jowe t bid goes on the Vat Vatall listall
all 11 ete else being equal he te selected seIect tad aminotified IU IUnotlIMd tadnotified
notified Immediately his bat te getting gettingI pt pttr gettingtighter
I tighter tr and by the time he reaches reachesWashington rMelMWasIIlngtoB reachesWashington
Washington Washington and ad takes the oath of of oCAce oCAcet ce cet
t I b Is entirely too t O small he reports fOr fveduty fOrduty torduty
duty and knows it alt but soon finds his Mssalary hissalary hissalary
salary is not satisfactory t1 tactory or sufficient to tomeet tomeet tomeet
meet his needs and he begins to scheme schemefor sclte schemefor Ie Ietor
for more and he finds 1I d the higher salar salaries aIarI ¬
I let are paid to more experienced per persons persona persona ¬
sona some of whom are old and lid lidctMrs gray graybut grayothers
others crippled by wounds Or Infirmities Inftnnttie8but Infirmitiesbut
but that does not deter him In the least leastno 1ea leastDo ti
DO be must finish hi his college course and andgraduate ana anagraduate and andgraduate
graduate and nd he wont stay la the Gov Government GovernlDDt Government ¬
ernment service serviceOn serviceOh ecvlceOh
Oh no hes he only staying till he gets getsOGRAMS getst getstJ
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I TEE out just what hat we wehave wem wemhave wehave
I have suitable for forXMAS fort forrr m mXlVlAS
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is to come and see seeInspection seeInspection seeInspection
Inspection will demonstrate demonstratethat
that our stock is not at all con confined cooI confined
r I fined to souvenirs souvenirsIText souvenirsf f I
Next to Ograms Drug Store StoreCor StoreCor
11 Cor 13th Pa PaAvenue Avenue
through school he dont want no retire retirement retirement retiremoot ¬
ment He dont d At want t any money taken takenfrom takenfrom takenfrom
from his pay to retire these tIIe e old clerks clerkssays clerkssays clerkssays
says these eld w clerks have been here herelong herelong herelong
long eno en eneigb tJ jjrti to get out and JMl give us nsyoung uso usyoung
young o feJio feJJoB VB s a chance e aDce We want wan wanOb thpir thpirplaces thplrplaces
places placesOn placesOh
On no ho wont Join tie department departmentrelief departmentrelief departmentrelief
relief associations to help bury these thesej Uleseold thoseold
j old dorks as they die of o < < He wont pay payan payan payan
an insurance assessment aMe 6lllent in the belief beliefI belieffor belieffor
I for he dont expect to die In office and
it would not benefit bene t him And the t he hereferred hereterred hereferred
referred to above te I very wry numerous In
the civl service today the depart departments departments departmedts ¬
ments are full of bin h and Del to submit
your voting proposition tIoR to the clerks clerksyou clerksyou clerksyou
you can imagine how he heaDd and the
hams of his caliber would fill the theXMces theoxes theOxeg
> XMces and the returns when canvassed canvassedwould canvassedwouki canvassedweakI
would wouki not help but would rather re reard reard reard
ard speedy or favorable consideration considerationry
idy < ry y Congress of any measure for retire retlreI retirenent retirement
I Dent Personally I favor any fell that thatwill thatwilt thatwill
will enable the aged and disabled Gov Govi Government Government
i ernment employes In the civil service to
be retired and given the consideration
In that regard ae Is given other ot er depart departments dep departments rt rtment3 ¬
ments and branches of the th Government Governmentas
as the Judiciary Judlclar Army and Navy etc
Again wlsftlng wislih to register a protest protestagainst protestagainst protestagainst
against a ballot being beb taken which whichthe
would register the se1ft selfish h meanness o of
the hes a aad a hlms In the con consideration considerationpf 4deration 4derationof
pf or a retirement measure I would say
Don Dont DontAs DontiAs t tdeal
As s sugge suggesterr tel1 way 1 out > Ut of a great
deal d a1 of the trouble in arriving at t a aproper aproper aproper
proper retirement law l w and to give some someof someor someof
of the old clerks a 8 few months rest be
fore they Y die Congress can afford relief
by repealing the law which prohibited
the use of substitutes sub tltutes The ability to toput toput toput
put on a substitute in years gone by bylast bywas bywas
was a boon to many a poor clerk on his
last Ja t sickness and Bd In my service of o over overabused overthirty
thirty years e zs I never er knew or It being beinga beingCRIPPLED beingabused
abused a
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What Congress Did DidIN
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The Senate had a long discussion over overVice overVIce overVice
Vice President Shermans ruling of oflast orlast oflast
last Saturday whereby he counted a aquorum aquorum aquorum
quorum Numerous Senators votedIn voted votedin
in oppositionSenator opposition oppositionSenator oDposlt1onSenator
Senator Galllnger reported from the thei theDistrict theDistrict
i District Committee the bill for the theremoval theremoval theremoval
removal of snow and ice from the thesidewalks thesidewalks thesidewalks
sidewalks sidewalksSenator sidewalksSenator sidewalksSenator
Senator Galllnger notified by Nathan NathanStraus NathanStraus NathanStraus
Straus that th t the Straus Strausmlllc milk labora Iaboratdry laboratdry laboratdry
tdry will be kept open openIK openIN openIN
IN THE HOUSE HOUSEThe HOUSEThe HOUSEThe
The House convened at noon noonPrivate DOOnPrivate noonPrivate
Private bills In the unanimous consent consentcalendar consentcalendar consentcalendar
calendar were taken up upChairman upChaIrman upChairman
Chairman Tawney of o the Appropria Appropriations Appropriations Appropriations ¬
tions Committee introduceda resolu resolution resolution resolution ¬
tion asking the Treasury Department Departmentto
to submit additional estimates for any anypublic anypubUc anypublic
public buildings needed and heretofore heretoforeauthorized heretoforeauthorized heretoforeauthorized
authorized authorizedRescue authorizedRescue authorizedRescue
Rescue Twelve Menr MenrSome Me MeSome Men MenSome
Some Still Missing MissingBOSTON MissingBOSTCS MissingBOSTCN
BOSTON Dec IS 1 19With With llh the arrival arrivalof
of the tac ta Underwriter today and the thelanding the1and1ns thelanding
landing of twelve men rescued from the theBrie theHrle theBrie
Brie barge Binghamton B1n bareton tossing tossing off offCane of ofCape offCape
Cape Cod all thought th wrht drownedIn drowned in last lastweekfs lastwe lastweeps
weeps we s terrific gale there Is relief In Inshipping inshipplnJ Inshipping
shipping circles The tug tu Margery lost lostthe lostI lostthe
the barges Binghamton and Scranton Scrantonwhile scrantonwhile Scrantonwhile
I while the tug Cumberland lost another anotherThe anotherThe anotherThe
The other tugs with the Underwriter Underwritersearched UnderwriterI Underwritersearched
I searched for the lost barges and found foundthe roundI foundthe
I the Binghamton with lth oil safe aboard
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In order to give us a a needed space on our ourfirst ourfirst ourfirst
first floor after the holidays we have decided decidedvto I
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tunity now on either of these dinner sets with withthe withthe
the any suggestion housekeeper as a suitable suit bIe Christmas Chri tmas gift to toany toany toany lib libthe
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