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a MIYX ALGIERS, LOUISIANA, THURSDAY, AUGUST 25, 1921. No. 16
Irgal Menition I
ld General News
w T SIDE PEOPLE.
C. V. Frisch and little daugh- S
Iris, left Saturday for a trip to,
yr . Pefferkorn and little son I
returned to their home in a
La., Monday. t
E. Weigman and grandson, Em
pat Saturday fdr Galveston, f
to visit relatives there. I
C. Juno returned home Sun t
sLght after visiting his parents.
Sgw J. A. Goland will leave today e
ptbourg, Penn. to spend several i
rs. G. Dupuis and daughter, Inez,
retarned home after spending
timb in Galveston the guests of t
Ur. Altoa lper left last week for
and other ports.
. Irits Wilbert and little daugh
ie and Alta Wilbert, of Pia
erville Parish are guests
S a few days of Mrs. Richard I
WU.L ChBs. Puckett. George Kess- i
a' Edward McMahon spent the
at Frsali the" guest of i
Sali"e Atkman left last week
l relatives In Tunies, La.
-bLsa Koenig is spending
tI Aiesadria, La., the guest
r. iebert younger left last week
nium'-I-, Ga., to visit the Rev.
pruet laley and brother.
retarned Sunday after spend
gm tie at Abita Springs.
. L e Wil'a sail Albert Spieler
hLahe OUles, Jr., returned last
- ay Adas.
V_. Ryan and daughter Be,
Wit to visit friends to Tex
as. A. Sasland left Tuesday
"h 41hg of Ban Aatosno,
ws pest of Mrs. McKinley
·. Mdias and two ohtllren
~dtfag oMrs. Henry Re
rde Sagsy ,for McCoab
,1is the guest or the
fo TamUps. i, sad
hb his ete shortly:
tLCourt is spending
tr sb Ae tmar at h
Ve.e ar St. Loauts.
C. . C ee Dann and
e gma t suaday the
I., WRller at Bay St.
Tialelas Satul rday fo
to sped a while with
i EagIS returned bone
treg weeks with ahs
State teseurt Is speading
o Atiam Sprisg the
"Loi t em-s
*I h Mor .da4aser.
40b "sat the week
Ala V. V. Le. sand be'
spease the rematder of
101 . a40 llo , Atba.
Mlr 'ea.ti at the
." She epeat Sunday
Ields at her hse nr hm.
Ipqe left ipet We6
e anh Iage 12.)
t?: 71 I LIiED ANDAND OOT
I W ill
Of The Past Week
ROBERT J. BURTON KILLED IN
Shrewsbury was the scene of an
accident Saturday morning that re
sulted in the death of R. P. Burton.
salesman for the Frantz Jewelry
Company. The speeding Panama
Limited, due here at 11:13 a. m.,
struck the automobile in which Bur
ton was riding, at the crossing in
Srewsbury, knocking the automobile
for a distance of fully 20 feet and
fatally injuring 'Burton who was
thrown from .the car.
Mr. Burton sustained a fractured
skull, fractured nose, one arm broken
and other serious injuries, internally
and externally. The train, which
was in charge of Engineer J. Ells
worth, was quickly stopped and the
unconscious man placed in the bag
gage car and carried to this city
where an ambulance from Charity
Hospital met the train at the Union
He died Saturday at 6:30 p. m..
without regaining consciousness. Mr.
Burton was born in Pointe Coupee
parish, thirty-five years ago and had
resided here for eight years. He is
survived by his wife, who was' Miss
Lula Collette and by two children.
Dorothy aged 5 and Robert J.. aged
? years. Decesbed stood high in
Masonic circles, being a thirty-secoqd
degree ,Mason. He was also an ElM. (
The funeral took place ,Monday
afternoon at 1:30' o'clock from his
late residence, 1500 Teche St. Ser
vices were held at 3 o'clock at the I
Scottish Rite Cathedral in Carondelet
St., where the ceremonies of the
Rose Croix were performed. Inter
ment was in McDonogh Cemetery. i
POLICE REPORT OP WALTERS
I would report that about 8:30 this
a. m., Monday, August 22nd, 1921, in
company with Chauffeur George Payne t
having a telephone message at this
station that an automobile accident
occured at the corner of Verret and
Evelina streets, we immediately pro
ceeded to the mentioned corner, and
trom an investigation learned that
Mr. Wendel Walters (white) age 52
years, employed as an engineer on the
New Orleans Lower Coast Railroad
and residing in MdDonoghvile. La.,
Swhile driving his automobile out Ver
Sret street, sad on reaching about 5$
yards troe the corner of Eveaina St..
SIet epatrol of the steering wheel and
went of the pavement ipto tbq gutter,
his foot missed the brake and placed
his foot on the aecelerator the car was
loing at a rapid rate of speed and
I on reaching the corner of Evelina
t street, struck the street atudpost. Mr.
Walters had his two daughters in the
Smehine. Striking the studd poet, Mr.
s Walters was pinioned between
steering wheel and the door and was
rendered unconscious. His two daugh.
r ters were in the rear seat sad wee
i thrown against the froet seat of the
car, resulting in slight Injuries about
" the face. Claire WhIters, aged 12
M years was cut across the nose and Lfl
ena, aged 9 years, was cut on the
- left side of the fhea The father and
a two daughters wre eeaveyed to the
hospital 4n the ambulance. At 140:3
g he died trees the daet of his iajuries.
The automobile was damaged to the
k etentt of about $00.00 and was turned
over to Mr. Robert Harper.
It l lAD CRUSHED BrTWUEN RAI
1 * ROAD CARS.
(aught between the bumpers of
, two box cars on the Public Bolt Rafl
a ead, at Osge Street and the rivelr,
Sundll ay, the bead eo Chrles W. PackI
i rd, of Pelican Avenae, wa erush
a. *d, suauig hi death. Packard wenat
i. between the cars to make a coupling.
id ise boe ~ wm douan by Jogej sea
war, another raroad eploe who
gave the alarn and stopped the
. . . . ..
0. D. A. THING I
OF THE PAST
CITY ORGANIZATION CHANGES
NAME OF ASSOCIATION.
The letters O. D. A. or the Or
leans Democratic Asociation have
been dropped by the present admin- 4
istration and it is hereafter to be c
known as the Democratic Association. T
in other words each ward will have a
its own organization and the organ
ization in Algiers will forthwith be
known as the Fifteenth Ward Demo
cratic .Association. In other words
there is not supposed to be two fac
tions of the Democratic Party in New C
Orleans, and the party in power is
now the Democratic Party.. The O.
D. A. like the Y. 'M. D. A., and the
C. L., having served their purposes,
have been dropped.
, SWIMMING CARNIVAL SATUR
A large Swimming Carnival will be
Istaged by the Algiers Playgrounds,
Saturday, August 27th., at 4 p. m.
I Pri8es wil be purch ed with pro
, ceeds which were raIbd at the
I tival held last Sunday.
a The following ten swimming events
I will be staged: 20 yards, 40 yards,
a 60 yards and 80 yards swims and
fancy diving for the boys and then
s the same events for the girls. Prizes
. will be awarded for the first, second
I and third places in each event.
Sswitch engine the cars were attached
to. The englne was in charge of
e William Iakeway, fireman, and Al
t bert Brown, engineer. The body was
Ssent to the morgue and later taken in
charge by relatives.
Deceased was a nattive of our town
d and was twenty-eight years of age.
e He is survived by his wife who was
Miss Katherine Mae Bishop and by
The funeral took place Tuesday.
at 4 p. m. from his late residence
30' *Pelican Avenue. Interment was
in it. Bartholomew Cemetery.
t PATHER RILLED IN AUTO CRASH,
.I TWO DAUGHTIRS HURT.
r, Wendell Walter. 52 years old of
k. MoDomoghrille was killed and his
. two daughters, Claire, 11 years old,
It and IAllsa, 9 years old, were innured
g, slhtly Monday morning when the
a atomobile in which they were rid
io Ing crashed into a post at Verret
ie and Evelina Streets. Walt is said
- to have lost control of the steering
wheel on his machine.
Walter and his two children were
rushed to the Charity Hospital, where
after his arrival he died. 'The two
girls had their wouads dressed and
geurned to their homes.
le fanrI to~k place ruesda7
emving at 4 o'clock from his late
residence, .812 Madisln Street. In
terment was in MdDonoghville Ceme
p gugOEilN, ABILE ON
, TRACK, KlaLD BY CAB.
Joseph Taltavull, 24 years old, log..
shermsa, 1510 Relglons street, was
killed when strck by a TehoaoiteUial
street ear in Tehptoei street near
Mar et reet, at f dleahk M day
igalh is legs were severed sad he
smered severe coaa ems a the head
According to the .Snse, Taltsalhl
was Ituas aeroes the ear trash aPs
iy aseep and that mte M ssaa Dba
.asesr ad net . him nt i It . as
to late to utop the ar.
TeemS Taltavull was born and
reared i -a . ad was the yar
est a* at ephle .Smith md the ls
Jes. hitual The Lamro Wo pl
Swagige,, a tI-o'iget p. a, irm -
Mr. h eIs. J. I.1 and i L er,
VI. assea. t-al taurr
Weddings of New NI
WEST SIDE COUPLES WHO EN1 B
TERED THE STATE OF MAT- will
RIMONY DURING WmEK. not
The marriage of Miss Thelma. 011- fort
vier to Mr. John Satler was quietly .abo
celebrated at St. Alphonsus Church, Wh
Tuesday evening. Their many friends will
e wish them happiness. Will
e SCHROEDER-LANGE. hoi
The wedding of Mlss Erma Lange 1as1
to Mr. Roy Schroeder was quietly W
celebrated at the Holy Name of iury der
Churchb Tuesday, August 16, at 8 the
p. m., by the Rev. Father Cotter, 8. M. di
The bride was attended by Miss hil
e Cecelia Partlam, and Mr. Tom Con- wh
nors attended the groom. The young tio
couple left the same evening for em
Biloxi to spend their honeymoon.
ENJOYABI EVENING. W
Mr. and Mrs. H. J. Robeau enter
tamied a number of their friends t a I
their home aunday night in houer
" of .Caa iwhfe . nnt re
tredme t w6fe u s n
Dancing was indulged in, music being w
furnished by a private band. Those
l' partlcipating were the 'Mises Doro
thy Peret, Clan Daneaux, Floris
n legan, Mildred Armond, Carmen Mal
e brough, Blanche McCloskey, FIorence
d Parr, iloe Robesa, Ethel Palosata,
Messrs. Raymond, Palasata. James, g
Berne, Eiest Hammingt, Wbrreun s
d ushmo, Harold Meyers. Lee Ibrnet, in
of Mr. and Mrs. J. Daneenx, Mrs. Wam. a
- Landry, Mr. and Mrs. P. A. McCio.
Skey. Mr. and Mrs.I H. J. Robes and an
In many others. l·
a MISS CIBUTAT NTEIRTANS. I s
SThursday eveanin, Miss Berths on
dy Clentat entertained a number of her th
friends at her home in Pcifcle Ave. T
` Dainty refreshments were served in "I'
Sabundance and dancing indulged in. aI
Among those present were the Misses mI
Mary Reilly, Hnts Sirey, Althea and '
Evelyn Donner, Jennie Landry, Alita P
5, Suth*land, Lettie and .Lorena Good. T
ydar, 'Marie and Lorena Penskl, Cor
of nells and Genevieve Cieutat, Lillian
di1 Hlderbrand, Messrs. Earle Roussate
Id, Alfred Peterson, Emile Mothe, Joseph
ed Susslin, John Guillot, John Ceutat.
he Mr. and IMrs. Goodyear, Mrs. Penski m
Id- and IMrs. Cleutat and many others. P
Lid STOLEN ALOVHO wFOUND IN a
ng IVER. r
A barrel containing fifty gallons of
re denatured alcohol, which was stolesa
re from a box cat at Yooklyn and Dianl
Nro streets, Friday nlaht,was tound fleot- u
nd tag In the river i1tnrday at the head '
of Homer street. S. Meyers, president P
n7 of the Crescent Distillery, said the l*d.
nto cohol was stolen from a box car
In- which was cesald to his plant. N
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New Herald Feature
Starts This Week Pr:
Beginning this week the Herald Gai
will add a new feature that will Go(
not only be interesting to boys and Hal
men but will interest the women as ape
well. This new feature will contain
forty-eight half-column articles all Hal
.about the great scouts of the world. St.
When you read these articles you Ec
will know: How Buffalo Bill and
Wild Bill got their names? Who was
the "Evil Spirit of the Plains" and Mc
how he got his name? Who w9s the Oti
last man to see General Custer alive? Ry
Who were the original "Rough Ri- WI
ders?" That a half-breed Negro was
the greatest chief of the Crow In,
dipns and that his tribesmen poisoned
him to keep his spirit with them
when he wanted to return to civiliza
tion? That a scout once saved an
r emigrant train from the Indians by wt
"scalpit' himself 'Who was the Sp
"Death Wind of the . Delawares?' Li
Who w's the "American Idaseppa"' i
Who was the "White Chief of the s,
Pawnees?" That one great scout was gg
a poet, another a painter and another
S.playwright? The story of Buffalo Oi
r Chs, the understudy of Buffalo Bill? 4
That A Seath Sea Islander was GOn
em! Crools favorite scout? What
Swas the strangest duel ever fought in th
America? Who was the "Americhn cli
Ulysses?" Who were the "Bloody Es- pr
e ITALIANS TAKE OFFENSE. to
" Some of our Italian friends in Al- K
- glers have taken exception to a elas i
Sstie4 advertIselmft which appeared ti
t in the Times.Plcayune a few days th
'. ago which read as follows: U
º "Barber wanted, must be firstclass
d and steady. Man, no bummer or Ital- p
ian need apply. Best job in the city. h
Apply 8 a. m., 33 Seguin st., Algiers,
In a communication to the Herald,
a one of our Italian citisens 4states that
r the above ad is a clipping tfre the
STimes.Picayune on Aug. 11 and 12.
"It shows the ignorance of some busi- ti
ness men trhose customers, the great Vi
. majority are Italians. 'Remember your em
id money is good Anywhere, so try to w
A patronize some one who caters to all. w
6- Thanking you for your attention. e
"AN ITALIAN BARBER." V
SSE THAT CHIMDREN ARE
t. With the opening of the public tc
ki schools a little over three weeks off. I
. parents should see that the childrpn S
are ready to enter on the first day 8
in order to get advantagq of all the I
One of the requirements for admis
sion is vaccination.
,No child will be allowed to enter
. school who has not been successfully
ad vaccinated within the past seven
at years, or unsuccessfully re-raccinated
l. within the past five ,years.
s The medical directors of the public
schols will be at McDonogh No. 4
Lchool on September 5 and 6 to vac
cinate white children, and September
7 and 8 for colored children. The
hours will be from 9 to 11:30 a. m.
Mr. and Mrs. DeBlane of Bermuda
Street entertained a few frieads last
week and a most enjoyable time was
spent by all. Games of various kinds
were played. In Paddle Top, Miss
Peroux and Mr. Bomr were the suc
eesd gsipers and in Fan Tar. Mrs.
Ruth Rumble and Mr. Hy. Fraser
were seucessll. Mr. K. Giles re
eelved the consolation.
Dritg the eventin Mr. Saucier en
tertained with instrimental selections
-and Miss Peyroux with vocal sele
tious. Dainty refreshments were
served. Mrs. C. Pavrret presiding at
tbhe pch bowL.
Those present were Misses C. P
ron: and Beulah ar-ne. Meadames
C. nsvret, . Ruble and J. DeBlanuc
Messrs. #. 8aunses, H. McDonald,
KI. gs, H. Fraser, J. DeBauc and
While .. . MeOe~era, 328 Bony
Saet, was returSmig from work at
the Jabuse Blplhre, M Stm e a
anag - grwt hr,-is was -,
- sstl,. i.he W ab.
WINS BIG CITY VICTORY
Old Substantial Algiers Ring A thing Of The
Past---Usual Large Majorities Dwindle
To Almost Nothing.
The judi, ial election htl h ti I
place thro utgh t the c'it\" ni -. .
of the p.trlsh, s on Ttieslda;y. hii.hd
v.rx (deci-.ivi ly that thli nt\ew rI 'i.;.I
adnllnisi'itrusion is now well enllrnclcdi
in Oulice iat t'iat people ,re beginning
to see the, tle.sit\ of reform. All of
the city wardI gave cood and saft in.t
jorities to th. 1 eforni adnini-tration.
only three nxards giving a tnajority
to the regulars. Amongl there, three
was Algiers which shows such a ma
terial falling off from last election that
it is a forgone conclusion that this
district will be on the safe side in the
next election. On account of the di_
organization in Algiers and the fact
that the registration had been neglect
ed the showing made here was more
than satisfactory and is quite a com_
pliment to the reform forces on the
The fight in Algiers by the regulars
was made for Judge St. Paul, but the
best they could do was to give a ma
Inritv of 01: vntaa altnpethar Thora
Precinct. 1 2 3 4 6 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 Total
Gamble . 3 1 0 4 3 5 5 2 0 2 3 28
Godchaux 19 38 19 27 40 32 23 21 6 .. 5 17 16 263
Hall ...20 74 36 59 47 45 29 43 4 4 3 8 6 378
Spearing 9 13 5 12 4 3 4 11 2 .. 0 .. 6 69
Baker ..18 49 16 34 40 41 22 27 9 .. 5 17 22 300
St. Paul.27 80 39 61 43 43 34 44 3 3 3 8 17 405
Echezabel 17 42 23 36 37 37 24 29 8 .. 5 19 21 298
Fisher . .. 3 5 7 .. 2 .. 5 .. 1 .. 3 4 30
Moran .. .. 1 .. 2 .. 2 .. 1 1 1 .. 1 2 11
Otero .. 4 10 3 7 .. 6 3 1 1 0' .. .. 2 67
Ryan ...27 72 32 49 44 36 34 40 2 2 4 4 6 352
Wlngrave 1 1 1 3 .. 2 .. 3 . .. 12
CLAIMING LAND, (CITE BSPANISH
Records extending back to the time
when Louisiana was a province of
Spain have been tiled in the Civil
Distrlct Court by William H. Ward
in an effort to prove ownership of a
siuare of ground ecupled by the Al
Mr. Ward filed suit against the
Orleans Levee Board after, he main
tatted, It completely grreunded his
property with a , lena4opt levee
and refused him compensation for
thiW" privilege. The Levee Board
claimed Mr. Ward had no title to the
property and that it was a public
Mr. Ward maintains the property
formed part of a grant made by the
King of Spain to Don Louis Borepo
in 1770, and, after being sold several
times, came into possession for Bar
tholomew Duverje, to whom the
United States government is said to
have confirmed title in grant. The
plaintiff cited numerous transfers to
show passage of the property into
WATEI ELON PARTY.
A watermelon party was given at
the home of Mr. and Mrs. Willis of
Vallette Street, on last Wednesday
eveainl. Dancing was Indulged in
until a late hour and refreshments
were served in abundance. These pres
ent were: Misses Dioness Vitter, Edna
Willis, Colletba ,Boudreaux, Rita Dinsa
poll, Martha Ponti, Ethel Richards,
Jeanette Lange, Jeanette Dennis, Alice
Bunsar, Lucille May and Elizabeth Bar.
ton, Sarah Bauman and HildaCarroll;
Messrs. Raymond tper, John and
Stanley Leonard, Joe. Trauth, Austin
Spahr, Chai. Willis, Joe. Path, Collie
Mangano and Bill Hildebrand and
Remarkable Lighltnin Photograph
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,' e a' i hIIa a', r"lh Ila '(p ilT . t. t. the' h. te
. ,1;'," tr'I: O' lr p,, t.r .,, to prleVioU4
, i,"" , 11, "T'hl is ei !'her due to gross
er'',r or :-o:n' arr)t" i rt'y that will
pr;a1'hp4 he inve-tic stel by asking the
otae Ini. ofa thia lballot , \. not so much
til at it iila te any eflst on the rPe_
sltlIs, but ntelrel to .1'certain what is
.\nother pegullar!ty in Tuesdays.I elec
tlon occured in the tenth precinct,
w here only four v\.tea were .ast in the
rntest bet een .ll1dg . Raker and
Judge St. Paul. Jludge Iaker did not
receive al single vote which is very evl_
dent that not even the captains of the
precinct or any of the 0. I). A. com
missioners voted with the party. In
this prec'nct, also exGovernor Hall
received four votes and Godchauz
none. This vote will certainly necessi
tate some explanation as to why all
e the votes were cast for the Regulars.
- Following Is a tabulation of the vote
Miss Katie Eourg of Lafayette, La.,
was surprised by a number of her i
friends here, the occasion being the
fourteenth anniversary of her birth.
Those who attended were Misses
Gladys Henrietta, and Elenore Grun.,
meyer, IMartha Schuletta. Lucille
Ktrig, Ora, Agnes and Genevieve
Brown, Tillie Richard Ordette sad
Bridget Breaux, Lucy Edna Pedes. '
Mabel Burk, Marie L Ge -r,
Camus, Elmer Orumamyre
rowad aW ting. itaralsal
Floyd Wattigney, Earl M o
and Jerome Camus. Leonard MeAI
son, Alphonse Camus, of Hamaed.'
La., Ell Bour, Mrs. Stone and baby,
Mr. and Mrs. Chas. Heggle. Mr. an'
Mrs. 4E. IMolaison, Mrs. E. Boour and
Mr. an6 Mrs. J. Weigman.
A PLEASANT EVENING.
A pleasant evening was spent at the
home of Mr. and Mrs. O. KasIemr is
Pelican avenue last week, when thr
little daughter Elisabeth, celebraed
her birthday. Gaues were played ad
refreshments were served. Those r
ticipating were: Claire Choate, (L.*
rle and Loulse Richer, Dorothy D
con, Ora Chico, IJIHan Barswmv
Marion Burrows, Margery BurroW.e
and Amalle Chieo, Joseph BUrrow0,.
Rena and Verney LeBlane Lomait
Pllmore, Harry and Earl Molaeiol.
Noquin Richards, Burwich LAeBIme,
Peosy and Helston Erris. Morris Rich.
letr Joseph Kessler, Henry Choale and
many others enjoyed the evening.
J. W. CRAWPORD ELYfiED SU.
RETARY Of 0. D. A. CLVI.
J. W. Crawford, clerk of the Ti -
I c Court and the Algiers Recordelr'
Court, has been selected secretary oe
the Fifteenth Ward, Orleans lome.
cratic Asoction Club, succeeding
Hugh R. Hafktebring, who resigned