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ALLEN COUNTY County Parties Reelect Officers James J. Weadock, Jr., Lima at torney, and Dr. H. M. Robuck, Gomer, have been reelected chair men of the Allen County Democratic and Republican central committee, respectively. Democratic secretary is Mrs. Mabel McBride and the GOP secretary is Emil Kemph former Bluffton man. Delphos Merchant Plans 2-Hour Day A Delphos merchant will establish a two-hour a day plan this week. He said bread and meat lines form every morning when the store opens and business for the day is over in about an hour. Lima Vet Wins Write in Campaign William S. Mawhoor, a World War II veteran, was successful as a write-in candidate for the Demo cratic nomination for state senator in the 32nd district, the Allen County Board of Elections an nounced. 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Church officials in charge of the project say 1,100 bushels of corn al ready delivered, were hauled by 25 volunteers. The Brethren Church Service Com mittee also has shipped seven car loads of cattle and 55,800 hatching eggs to Europe. The eggs were flown to Poland accompanied by a representative of the Brethren Churches. Accused Trio To Get Sanity Test Psychiatrists at Lima State Hospital for the Criminally Insane had under observation three Lima men accused of conducting immoral relationships among a large number of teen-age boys. The three, already indicted on morals charges by the grand jury, were ordered to the institution yes terday for a 15-day period by Com mon Pleas Judge Moran B. Jenkins. His directive postponed their May 28 trial. Accused of immoral relationships with some 150 high school youths pelled Combine, you’ll want the test tractor drawn combine avail able ... by all odds the Massey-Harris 6-foot and 7-foot cut. Bluffton Farm Equipment Co men are NOW YOU CAN THE MODERN WAY—WITH E. F. Schmidt, Prop. Bluffton Massey-Harris Dealer Open Saturday Evenings nusn-HMS Practice Typing Paper Standard Size 8 1-2 11 Inches 500 Sheets .. 40c (No Broken Packages) Eluffton Notus Office alias John Daniels, former Zanes ville minister and erstwhile local radio announcer Richard Hender son, 19, and Harry S. Green. During hearings, their attorney held that the men were insane and unable properly to advise necessary to their defense. hand on a 17-year-old girl’s arm and asking for a kiss. The girl testified Reid hurt her arm. Reid said she “encouraged him.” Judge James B. Steiner asked: “Did you get a kiss?” Reid shook his head. “Your fine will be $2,” the judge said. Defer Sentence In Baby Smothering William E. Albright, 35, and his wife, Olive. 30, were in Lima State Hospital for 30-day observation fol lowing pleas of guilty in Van Wert yesterday to charges of first degree manslaughter of their new-born baby. Imposition of sentence was de ferred pending the hospital exam ination. The infant was found smothered in a grave at the family home, April 12. MODEL 21—12 or 14-FT. CUT 7-FT SELF-PROPELLED "CLIPPER" 6-FT. P. T. O. "CLIPPER" Phone 260-W THE BLUFFTON NEWS, BLUFFTON, OHIO facts Tries To Kiss Her Is Fined $2.00 Jack Reid, 22, paid $2 for a kiss he did not get. Reid was accused of putting his HANCOCK COUNTY Plant Operating Five Times Prewar Rate Optimism toward future output of the Buckeye Traction Ditcher Co. was expressed at Findlay by Charles W. Perelle, new president of Gar Wood Industries, Inc,, parent con cern of the plant. Perelle said the plant is operating on a schedule five times its prewar rate and only slightly less than the war peak. Findlay Youth Wins Scholarship Twenty northern Ohio high school pupils were announced as winners of four-year scholarships to Adelbert College of Western Reserve Univers ity. Ten of the awards went to Cleve land pupils. The other winners in cluded Earl D. Rees, Findlay. Arrest Six In Traffic Check Six arrests were made and 287 warnings issued by State Highway Patrolmen in a traffic safety check on Routes 2 and 6 near Sandusky, O., Lieut. S. D. Augenstein, com mander of District A, said. Five arrests were for driving without drivers’ licenses, and the sixth for operation of a motor ve hicle without brakes. Lieutenant Augenstein said the next inspection will be on Rt. 23, south of Marion. Teachers Ask Extra School Levy The Findlay Schoolmasters’ Club, composed of men teachers, petition ed the Findlay Board of Education to submit an extra three-year two mill tax levy to voters in November as a means of providing funds for teacher salary increases and for maintenance. The club contended that a levy of less than two mills would be in sufficient. Mt. Cory Seniors Re ceive Diplomas Twenty-six seniors were graduated from the Mt. Cory High School. Valedictory honors were won by Marie Bishop and Jane Dukes was satutatorian. Other graduates were James Green, Carol Henry, Joan Carr, Doris Jean Badertscher, Dorothy Bracy, James Brecht, Betty Lou Crow, Robert Flick, Daryl Hartman, Ruth Jones. Robert Klingler, Irene Marquart, Carl Montgomery, Judith Montgom ery, Keith Moyer, Roderick Nonna maker, Marilyn Reiter, Bette Schaf er, James Schafer. Evelyn Steinman, Ruth Von Stein, Leo Watkins, Geniece Wagner and Hah Lee Wilch. HARDIN COUNTY Mail Carrier Has New Duties Something new was added to the hum-drum life of a city mail carrier when Arthur Fout found a live crow in a mailbox at a Kenton street corner. Since the bird had no return address and carried no postage, it aided the Hardin County Game association fund for a rifle club, by the bounty paid for crows in Hardin county. Teacher Resigns Miss Ruth Barrett, Ada grade school teacher, has been offered a contract to teach in Venezuela and has resigned her position in Ada. 50 Years Of Vehicle Laundering John Barker of Kenton is begin ning to believe that his wash days will never end. He rounded out his 50th year as a launderer of cars, buggies and wagons Saturday and estimated he has washed 146,000 vehicles. Barker’s wash days began May 18, 1896, when he was hired by the Southard and Son Livery Stable in Kenton. With 110 rigs to clean, QUALITY MEMORIALS FOR OVER 64 YEARS taler P. Smith Successor to A. M. Smith Son moments Phone 451-J 132 W. Crawford Findlay, Ohio ED BAME, Representative Findlay, Ohio Phone 3012-M including wagons belonging to Wells-Fargo, American Express and U. S. Express companies, his daily average then was 35 rigs. He also tended the horses and drove for funerals. The livery kept 10 funeral rigs. He added automobiles to his laundry list in 1908. O. N. U. To Graduate Forty-six Forty-six candidates will receive degrees at the 75th commencement of Ohio Northern University, June Lightning Strikes Man Tenth Time Charles Brown, Kenton, “human lightning rod,” received his 10th strike by lightning. Mr. Brown, who had been struck nine times previously, was standing in the Kenton Public Library re ceiving a book from the librarian, Miss W’inifred Decker, when the shock made him unconscious. He is recovering. Eight Hardin Schools Graduate 126 One hundred and twenty-six seniors are being graduated from eight Hardin County schools this month. Bull Chases Fox After Calf Is Attacked Papa came to the rescue when a fox attacked a week-old calf at the farm of Louis Pfeiffer, near Kenton. Mrs. Pfeiffer said she saw the fox approach the calf, but that a bull charged the animal. The fox escaped. Butter, But No Bread What good is butter without bread? That was the question asked by a Kenton physician who was success ful in purchasing a pound of butter at a grocery store. When he arrived home, he found his wife had purchased a pound in the country and that a friend had brought another pound. However, they found the bread box empty. Vets’ Pet Killed By Train At Ada “Corky,” three-year-old cocker spaniel and the first pet of Vets burg, Ohio Northern University trailer camp, was killed by a Penn sylvania train. Acquired by James Wilson while he was in the air forces, the dog had been in every state and had made numerous air trips with its master. “Corky” visited throughout the trailer area dailx, the favorite play mates being two ducklings which the dog frequently carried from place to place in its mouth. PUTNAM COUNTY Ottawa Mayor Heads Relief Aid Mayor T. F. McElroy of Ottawa, announced that he has accepted the chairmanship for the Putnam county campaign to obtain funds or food to starving nations. Lift Building Curb Of Ottawa Food Plant Albert Klausing, president of the Ottawa Chamber of Commerce, an nounced that he has conferred with Civilian Production officials in Toledo and that arrangements have been worked out for continued con struction of the new factory build ing being erected by the Vitro-Nu Food Laboratories, Inc., at Ottawa. Work has been temporarily halted at the factory site on the west side of route 65 at the Baltimore and Ohio railroad, on an order from an inspector for the C. P. A. Construction on the new building had progressed to a point where workmen were ready to begin roof ing the structure. Being erected at an estimated cost of $20,000, the new’ plant is expected to be in operation for the manufacture of food products from soybeans by late in 1946. Grove Seniors Home After Being “Stuck” Thirty-five members of the senior class of Columbus Grove high school, on the first class trip of pupils in some years, were stranded in Chicago as railroad transportation stopped. They left Lima by Pennsylvania train at 5 a. m. Thursday for a one-day sight-seeing tour of the “windy city,” expecting to arrive back home at 1 o’clock Saturday morning. Eldon Shook, principal, telephoned back to Supt. E. L. Smith that the railroad company had put the 35 students in a Chicago hotel with a promise to return them to Lima if trains were not yet running Satur day. “Everyone had a little money and they had a swell time,” the principal reported. In tl^e meantime, their own school bus remained parked at the Pennsy station in Lima, w’aiting for them. Arriving in Lima Sunday the group were taken home without further mishap. Start Work On Gilboa Phone Building Construction of the brick building to house the apparatus for Gilboa’s new dial telephone system was started with Adolph Kress and his workmen, contractors in charge. Man, 92, Has 110 Descendants Marion Featheringill, 92, retired farmer formerly of Col. Grove, died at his home near Attica Saturday morning. Death was due to senility. He is survived by 110 descendants. He was a member of the Con gregational Christian church of Col. Grove where services were Tuesday. Rev. Ray M. Seeley officiated with burial in Truro cemetery. News want ads bring results. WEATHER-SEAL Interchangeable Winter Windows and Summer Screens with Genuine Inter-lock Construction Telephone Beaverdam 175-472 TEXOLI is back aga War conditions have caused a scarcity of paint, but it is now becoming available in inc TEXOLITE and wallpaper, other paint. is made especially Thin with water TEXOLITE odor. 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