Devoted to thepbidl g of the West Side of the River. "A very live and creditable weekly newspap12r."-M.tANI FA('T'T tI)ER' RE('ORD.
NEW ORLPAW LOUEIIANA THURSDAY. APRIL 8, 1920. No. 48
Schabel, who Is
's Academy, Bay
te Laster holidays
-l-ther. Mrs. W. E.
came In from
a few days last
bcier of Bay St.
of Mr. and Mrs.
ova, Sr., and
se Casanova. of
Panama, are ox
the 19th to spend
of Panama, ar
to spend a month
the Easter holl
left Saturday at
s Wells. Miss.,
a brief ret, on
He will re
dys. he says.
in smpire, La.
,L9 a daenl
wil be for the
tfud. J. H.
.l emlttee to
W Gelert left
ELE PHOIE A I L E
LAID ACROSS RIVER
BET[WEE CAHAL ST.
All FERRY OOC
Coming within 30 seconds of their
previous record, the Cumberland
Telephine and Telegraph Company
Saturday morning successfully laid
a new cable between the foot of
Canal street and the ferry landing
in Algiers. This cable replaces the
one broken last September.
The huge drum holding the cable
was rolled into position on a scow
and bolted to the deck. One end of
the cable was connected with the
main conduit, and securely shackled
to the dock and piling to avert an
accident due to the great strain on
Traffic was held up on the river
during the preliminaries, as it was
necessary for the tug "E'nora" from
Mobile. tolring the barge, to have a
clear path once they were able to
start. Finally she cast off from the
dock and jockeyed for a straight
course across the river.
A fire-hose was placed in readi
ness on the scow as the friction from
the cable when it is rapidly unwound
from the drum is extremely heavy,
causing flames and sparks to, flash
in all directions.
Suddenly with a warning whistle
the tug shot across the river. 'he
run from ferry landing to ferry land
ing took exactly five minutes. The
run was made without mishap, and
the aow securely moored to the Al
giers dock. From there by means
of a small cable connection from one
of the company's trucks the loose
end was pulled ashore and connect
FlEE TO lERALD REAIES
oew To Make Good Bread.
"Breta and Bread Making in the
Home" is the title of a booklet is
sued by the Federal Office of, Home
comeomics. The booklet describes
in simple terms the general princi
ples on which bread making is based
and suggests an easy standard meth
od for' making yeat-rAised wheat
bred in the ordinary household. It
si gfndeates how this standard re
ap be modified to make dil
Shtu tbps. of yeast-raised breed,
gi s a few other receipts for
fMds m ladl from other eereals than
W ast sad raised by other means than
Seaders of The Herald asy obtAln
p.y of this booklet free by asking
I. NW, addressing the Division
9PiblMsatisas Dept. of Agreiulture,
nhlmgtem D. C. A postal card
lade year nearly A quartir f- a
S aM.e die in the United
utates, a large number of which
wam e e bees saved.
, O iuandred thousand of these
:Ilpiss die t the first month of Ife,
4[. the ben aus eo conditions
the mother bnfore baby
at beor. Sy givins proper care
aSt ate to mothers before
SIsk berm, thousands of baby lives
e' a saved. Expectant mothers
SIk $8d ma i valhle hints in
1, sr Of The herald may ob
el py of this booklet free by
ag B for Keep Well Series No. 8,
th U S. Publie Health
Washnlgton. D. C. Do not
-Is~i L to ask sor this booklet. -It
k! fri eWWWIMiNG JOKE
cL i onamrig 0. Marshallu , 21
e street, was talk with
WSnatmsery da Wtllan Nor
* efriends. wse aiss Justine
ahetlu a sutree am me d
that the ilhed ea h other
t-h J wel, sad Veorem and Mont
,erthugbl t it wmald be a woel
i Ar Sel 'lke on "the
foSr the esople to go to Oretna
eme th rumor that they had
la en r the-river, and John
poLered bis ar for the
er, aersS out the Joke,
at h u iMesm of Justise
the "hanl ls judge" 'of
ea~ir.c ma iab elever man
uthey were earrying the
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BENEFIT BY ST. MARtGARES
St. Margaret's Daughters in their
aDppreciation of a good couse, have
generously devoted their energies
this week in giving a benefit at the
H. N. G. C., for Father Petit, to help
him in his work. 3rany improve
ments have to be made in the Hall
and the ladies of this organization
have realized this and have made up
their minds to raise the money nec- i
essary to make the H. N. G. C. what
it should be, one of the coziest
amusement houses in tlhcity. Im
provements have been made already
that will surprise the patrons. The
benefit will consist of two nights.
Prfday and Saturday. at the H. N.
G. B. Bessie Love will be the star
Friday, and Tom Mix Saturday. The
first three episodes of the thrilling
serial, "The Invisible Hand", will
be shown Friday, Saturday and Sun
With kind co-operation of the peo
ple, this benefit will definitely put
Father Petit and the H. N. G. C.
In a position to do some real good
work. Come help a good cause and'
BERGEANT PRADOS IN CHARGE
OF IAKOCAL POLICE STATION!
Sergeant A. C. Prados is in com
mand of the Eighth precinct police
station, Capt. Joseph M. Whestley
having retired from active service.
It Is understood that 8ergeant Pra
dos is slated for promotion and an
early announcement to that effect is
AN INSTITL'TION FOUNDED ON
It may be said that few New Or
leans industries have maintained
during the flow of passing years a
higher standard than has the monu
ment works of F. G. Blrchmeier,
3400 Dublin street, corner Olive.
This tim'e-tried industry was estab
lished in 1862, and since that time
the general work turned out has
embraced in its scope all that is ar
tistic and enduring in high grade
monumental work. The early repu
tation earned by the firm has ever
been Ilved up to, both as regards
the modern creations of the monu
nuent maker's art, and square deal
ing in ebery business transaction.
This monumental works is not only a
manufacturer, but an importer, of
high grade monumental work, in
eluding granite of 'Sweden, and these
are supplemented by the finest pro
ducts of our American quarries. Mr.
Birehmeier carries a large line of
finished monuments. The plant is
eemplete in all essentials and is fit
ted up with all the necessary ap
plianees for turning out the most
artistic work. All carving, tracing
and lettering is done with pneu
matle tools, while skilled workmen
are kept busy constantly finishing
the work in hand. The facilities
are of the best, as they are in direct
communleation with the leading
soureas of supply, all stone being
shipped to him from the various
quarries, thus eliminating the mid
dleamn's profit and giving his pat
reons the benefit thereof on all work
executed by him. As a designer he
bes nehIsred a oil merted reps
ttion. as deigns bes original and
rtYite, sad he L prepanred at any
-a_ ,r eSo ils ta LIt any
~tt ~ M hq ,
A quiet, but pretty wedding was
solemnized last night at the church
of Holy Name of Mary, the contract
lng parties being Mr. Albert B.
Pontiff and Miss Dora Russo. Father
Petit officiated. The attendants
were Miss Velmt Lands and Mr. Roy
Niklaus. The bride was dressad in
pink georgette, trimmed with pearl
beads, and wore a hbat to match.i
She wore a corsage bouquet of Kil-,
larney roses. The bridesmaid was'
dressed in copenhagen blue geor
gette and taffeta with hat to match.
She also wore the Killarney roses.
They left Wednesday morning at
6 o'clock for Houma, La., where they
will spend their honeymoon. They
received many costly presents of!
cut glass and silver. They will re
side at 338 Opelousas Avenue.
On Tuesday evening at the church
ut the Holy Name of Mary, the mar
riage of Miss Frances Castrogiovanni
daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Cas
trogiovanni, to Mr. Joseph Manale
was celebrated by Rev. T. J. Larkin.
The sacred edifice was decorated
with palms, and Easter lilies and was
brilliantly illuminated. At the ap
pointed hour, the bridal party en
tered, the bride being given away by'
her father. She was charming in
her bridal dress of white satin and
lace. The long train was caught
from her shoulders with orange
blossoms. The veil of illusion was
arranged in cap effect., She car
ried a bouquet of brides roses and
orange blossoms, caught with white
The attendants were Misses Mary
Castroglovanni, maid of honor,
Misses Cecilia Castroglovannl, Lilly
Manale and Inez Clement, were
bridesmaids. They each wore sil
ver cloth and embroidered tulle and
rosebuds. They carried pink roses
with tulle streamers.
The Junior bridesmafds were Misses
S~vitta Beninate and Lucille Lau
rana. They were also dressed in
silver cloth and embroidered tulle
and carried colonial bouquets of
The flower girl, little Miriam
Schlro, carried a basket of pink sweet
peas. Little Burnet Tappel, the
aring-bearer, carried an Easter lily,
containing the rings.
Mr. Micheal Melkie was best man
and Frank Cassino; Jos. Lamana,
and Raymond (Curren were 'grooms
men. Messrs H. Castrogiovannl,
Tom 'Renecky, C. Beninate, and L.
Schiro were ushers.
Professor Fred Herbert played
the organ, accompanied by Miss
Nellie Ready on the violin. Mrs.
E. Galvin rendered several solos.
After the ceremony a reception
was held at the home of the groom's
parents in Prytania St. Mr. and
Mrs. Manale are spending a few
days at the DeSoto Dotel. They
will be at home to their friends at
2036 Prytania St.
CMII* KICKD DY MOeL.
7rW1 wam htei pa the right side
f the bee hb a here beleaigs to
Jr SLr, eg "Hilra at
REIPAIR EMI'IA)E'ES AT NAVAL
STATION FEAR LOSnS OF JOBS.
The Navy Department has ordered
an overhead charge of 125 per cent
txn all repair work on vessels other
than naval ships and employes of the
New Orleans Naval Station believe
it will result ultimately in the clos
ing down of the Algiers plant.
Senator Ransdell and Congress
man Dupre have been asked by Lo
cal No. 22 of the National Federa
tion of Federal Employes to take im
mediate steps to have the order res
The Navy Department's order be
came effective last Thursday, but be
cause of the Easter holidays it was
not generally known until Monday.
This order, the laboring men contend,
will prevent the New Orleans Naval
Station from doing work for other
departments of the government,
namely Shipping Board, army en
gineers. army transports and iikJt
Shouse service. It is on this class of
repair work the station has almost
entirely depended for its existence.
"If the order stands material re
duction in force and practical clos
ing of New Orleans' station is indi
cated." read part of the telegram
i sent to the Louisiana representatives
Monday. "Rapidly growing impor
tance of the port of New Orleans
justifies strong effort for prompt
"Local 22, National Federation of
Federal Employes through its board
of representatives, asks your aid in
this matter of such vital import to
our port and to the 1200 employes
at the naval station."
The telegram was signed by Au
gustus P. Harris, inspector of cus
toms, who is chairman of the board
of representatives of the federal em
pioyes. Mr. Harris says he request
ed an immediate reply to the tele
It was reported Monday night that
the United States army engineers had
cancelled an order for a $30,000 re
pair job which under the present
order increased 125 per cent. Other
contracts, it is said, may be can
The Italian Progressive Associa
tion gave a Smoker last night to their
friends at the Almambra Club, 426
Olivier St. This Club was organized
some time ago, and had been very
successful in bringing 'p its mem
bership. A. Schiavaro is President,
and P. Terranova, Recording Sec
H. N. G. C. THEATRE.
Friday, April 9th--Under the au
spices of St. Margaret's Daughters,
Bessle Love in "The Little Boss", a
5-reel feature. Mabel Normand in
a 1-reel comedy. "The Villianous
Lover," also the first episode of "The
Invisable Hand,"' a gripping serial
of adventure and danger, featuring
First show, 7 p. m.
Saturday April 10th--Under the
auspices of St. Margaret's Daughters.
Tom Mix In "The Heart of Texas
Ryan," a 5-reel feature. Charles
Murray in a "Romantic Job", a 1
reel comedy, also 2nd episode of
"The Invisable Hand',, featuring An
First show, 7 p. m.
Sunday, April t1th-Constance
Binney in "Erstwhile Susan", a 6
reel Realart feature, 3rd'episode of
"The Invisiable Hand," featuring An
tonio Moreno, also Let .st Fox News.
First show, 6:30 p. m.
p171PEMNTH WARP O. D. A.
The Fifteenath Ward bruaeb o
the Demoeratle Jbseitloa has 9ltt
e the followitasfils: LIeW.
iMunerrsua, preeldent; 'Ndld 3.
Ib pr, U. . W . smaswsr
,Y.f0im 3. k. 3tmeIegar.
Those parents. ipatron, aind triends
of the llelleville Schietl. who aish
to take active part in th, Itelleville
Seiol lawn party of A.pril : ith. ill
have a preliuminairy in, etiti to llak
final arrangei.lents ainl ý-i lniieint
it: itelev ille Anneix. Moii nay April
12th at 7 p. in.
The (child.ren of the lK tilergarten
etijovyed tlIan ater e, hlllunt .\tllay
1:(orning i on th ie 'ihool grounIIls.
Thlre wee one hundlre' and twol
nosts in all. The little ones en
joyed themiselves iomensely. Alte.
the hunt the childrlen vi.ited the dif
f rentl class roonis with their nests.
Mlesdaunes. Flanders auid llilaken.au
of the .Mothers ('hlb greatly assisted
the teachers in fixing the nests.
The "Spring Festival". which will
be given on the school groullds next
Saturday evening. April l,. will be
a grand financial success, if the pres
etit outlook can be considered a
test. Tickets are selling well and
the generosity of the ever-ready
parents, is widely shown, by the
very large number of donations.
which have been received. A goodI
time is promised all who will at
tend. Don't fail to remember the
time, place and date. A very com
petent committee is in charge of the
affair and everything points to suc
Our school was 100 per cent in
its contribution for America's Gift
to France. The amount was for
warded to the School Board Office
last Wednesday. We are now
ready to make our returns for the
tree which will be placed in City
Park. on "Arbor Day," April 7. This
will also represent 100 per cent of
our pupils, who are joining enthus
iastically in the plans for the cele
bration of Arbor Day.
The regular weekly test in Spell
ing and rapid Arithmetic took place
Monday. The highest average in
Spelling was made in the Eighth "A,
and Fifth A Grades, while the Eighth
A and Third A scored the highest
A NEW PAPER.
The Herald notes ,and( adknow
ledges with mingled pride and nat
ural apprehension, the advent of an
other newsy journal on this side of
the river. During the last week,
there has been placed in our hands
the second edition of the "Blue and
Gold", the interesting recorder of
the doings of McDonogh No. 4 School.
As far as we know the "Blue and
Gold" Is the first school paper to be
edited by and for pupils of any
grammar school of New Orleans. It
is the natural outcome of the active
and progressive spirit of this al
ready prominent school.
The "Blue and Gold" itself con
sists of a rather thick little booklet,
encased in an appropriately sketched
cover, indeed rivalling some of our
high school journals. The paper
proper contains every item of school
gossip, the doings of all the classes,
the civic leagues, editorials by the
beys, some of their best stories and
real jokes and good natural personal
jibes about their friends. The head
ings are especially clever and the
number of advertisers they have al
ready gotten bids fair for their fu
ture hustling abilities.
The "Blue and Gold" is edited
monthly by the boys of McDonogh
School. Subscription is 45 cents
for a school session and ten cents
a single copy. The present staff
consists of Stanley Baker. editor-in
chief, Nolan LeBlanc, associate edi
tor. Leslie McMahon and George
Bengert, managing editors; Malcolm
Schwarsenbach, literary editor, Al
fred Peterson, news editor, Horace
Harris, personals, Peter Anderson,
editor of Jokes and Emile Mothe,
staff artist. *All boys are to be
congratulated for their splendid
The Calderaro mars won their
third game of the season Sunday,
when they defeated the Bingo Boys.
The score stood 7 to 1 in the third
inning in favor the Bingo's. Mor
ris' homer, Talluto's trible and Fal
Ion's single scored three runs.
,The Bingo's scored two more,
making it 9 to 3. In the fifth the
Cqlderaro's scored two more, making
it S to 5.
The game went alright till the
end of the seventh. After two were
down, and Tlbot on third, Morris
Triples, Talluto doubles, Tallon
triples nad Gilder singles, tieing the
score. When the hard-hitting Cal
deraros tied the score, hats flew in
the air and the field was full of
shouts. An entra Inning was ply
ed, after the Bingo Boys got two ea
bases the next three pop out. The
CaldearSo's them emse in fore their
right and thd first man to the bet,
was Scheeder, who hits a h-sm
run to left field, winalan the game.
TIhe Cldearo's alsoe defested the
Viatdut Urage, Gooda rdeay,
Mrri e rse. sall 'ThaMt two
tsnSia helms. 11me. -
HEALER VISITS ALGIE[S '
IRltlHrlEl:t l.AI. EFF'F'("TS \(/
.ilgienr.. I'ipple ('o deid Away I)y
I'eople from I it) and i.State.
With thie. ua is.tance (1 \Mrs. A.u
<--t Thhehab,,l. ai .11rs Thier. Todd.
ritlt 1, i..ilah :l \" l o ,'ta day to the
a llii.t I of Ahrlt c. TI'.,, ('ot r't
hut , tal rd \!.i. a lsiitu .d to the
S hltl r". aill wit h thie a.: ,i- ,ti ce (,!
S) I't i l'r 1dt l tei iis a S l ant Traub,
} I(, l ' order N . ;< i nlltt. nll. in (1,
p-[ile, atn thel ]la *' 'rI'e ru\o,(L
It \\a' \layor ['i' l th t- :on int,*ntio l
ito .\1gwr- that ionly a l.ders pt o
l.li" hi o.n the op1 lt ity to see
tite lr othi . ti t r' er tie hundrted
at lpepl. in.c tlo t cit ty e an
IIIe1\ 1ito l i t y .tal ty wh.. rowde(il
a tr a it n\ of tt e,. e ins. who
';In flitor he t p lh tti- i t ngV a. l
mirall'' ,work.eI neon the('1t.
('Itl .lW rinS l i ttl. tii h t Blrother
Isaiah wain ad 1gi' er only a Vo lry
few 1ri ies "r le eru p lc at (otised
Thore. w Ire i. howe 'er. city Ie,' )as nt. d.
so( onhUit of the atat who reaolvedti
the tieat t ent asre'l i deir.e
It w.as arlly on that Brother
Isaiah could not h s dictated to. He
turn.d an di to the aupplications
f some of the afflicted, and their in
fhlueitial f rinds. Bret her Isaia,h
could not be moved and he se
lected his patients as hlit desired.
IlIrothr Isaiah stood on a plat
form, and did considerable rubbing
with wintergreen oil, :Lnd kept busy
looking around the multitude for
perhaps a favorable subject.
It has not come to our notice that
any special or miraculous cure was
effected at Monday's meeting.
THE MAX SAMSON lDRiG STORE.
A store complete in every essen
tial end detail expected in a modern
pharmacy is the result accomplished
by the Max Samson Drug Store, 117
tamp street. This firm was estab
lished in 1878. and since that time
has aver been foremost in the line
of industry which it represented.
It is now announced that the Max
Samson Drug Store has been incor
porated and now is known as Max
Samson. Incorporated, and will be
under the management of Mr. Sol H.
Levi. who for seventeen years he~
been associated with this concern.
Organized in 1878 with a view of
rendering service of high character
the Max Samson Drug Store has
truthfully lived up to this standard,
and throughout the yesrs gained
and held the confidence of the com
munity-ever equipped with a pre
cription laboratory, skilled chemists
and a most complete stock of pare
drugs-Samson Service will continue
utinder the new management accord
ing to these same principles that
made for success In the past.
The Max Samson Drug Store needs
no introduction to Algiers people..
Many are and have long been ems
tomers of this firm, and Mr. Lavi,
the new manager, respectfully asks
a continuance of their patronm.,
and earnestly desires to make the
acquaintance of those not alresd
customers, assuring all modern a 't -
up-to-the-minute service. Phomes
Main 1195 and 9412.
MILLINERY OF STYLE AND
The ladies of New Orleans are e
pressly interested in the oppertlle
ties presentell by the establishme l e
conducted by Mrs. F. Popovlich, whcig
is located at 504 Frenchmen stress,
to satisfy their millinery tastes. MrI.
Popovich bhs been selling millin ~
ito the ladles of this commua n
since 1900. and the stock of hatE ,
bonnets, laces, trimmings, etc., in
well selected and embraces the lates
designs on the market, and it Is W
be noted that everything displaye d
Is new and stylish, and the seass
Among the patrons of this esta
ishment will be found some of the
most critical people of the city, fg.
they know that if they call here th
will be sure to be pleased and mat.
Isfied, and they also know that thq.
can purchase the very best at Ithe
most reasonable prices. All the
new Spring styles are now'on din
play at this millinery store, and the
ladies are cordially Invited to eai,
and view the many pretty model.
Popovich can furnish any style
ENJOYABLE STAY IN THI. PD
Quite a Jolly crowd left Satt.
day to spend Easte, Sunday rat
Mondysv in Thibodanx, the gMests
Mr. and Mrs. Chivers and famlj,
Easter day was spent il pleni
and kodaking with a dance ia t.
evening. They returned home
day after voting the Chivers
most charming hosts. The party
composed of Mimes Allee. Lillian
Rita Portlan, Orace New,
Chlvers and Mary McLean.
WAZa or BAcoN AND A -
bnss or toants.. and heels
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