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11 PCEiSn i i,f tAdt 12) of 1916 pro
ITOPAGES T .E IHALD Devoted to the Upbulldlng of the WŽst Side of the River. "A very live and creditable weekly newripper.'-MANLTACTUI ERS REC(ORD. '-- -- ALGIERS, LOUISIANA, THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 7, 1922. . tn XXX. .. . . . . . . - - - -- -- - - - - - - - --- - - - - * ** ** N o. *--8 MAYOR'S CLERK I0' AIDS BEHRMANI Munsterman Assails Sullivan at Meeting Two mild n.attei ism wer,' sprung pri at the meeting of the: first three" pre.- pNor ciSCts of the Fitt -.nt!' want T'eure th day night. The lirt was ile wili lill iweC Ifli that gr, iti , Martin Belr- Nay man when he walked into ti I'ythian at t lail at Ierumuda n,.ar Alix street. sod the. sa und was wlth,.n the chi,.f It and the seuiifl't w1< oun the nut clerk of Mayor Mian, h . turing th :" t.olrT- iit te n0,- t ris" Iron hia " court san aisk, tii b, I allowi'd to ad- lat it dress the IlI*u'+'I ¢. u When Mr. iuttns ,.iitan' ri lt - h it ,' the platform Ih' liaulllth"d ilt a hit- 11 Ih ter denunciation of J.ohn I'. Sullivan wr d alnnlounte'd that tar th'e hrst tuim-t'' in his life he was going tIot vote for Martin Bellralln a tmal lih has al- ' T ways opposdt.. Ih .aitd. Ias 'This is the tlixt tinl" I avi aeve+r la: addressed a met.tin. g of l ith followers yar of Martin Behrllman and ithi first tim: at ( I have ever rais.id my voice' in praise exp of Behrman hims,.lf. said MU11Snrstr mann in an inllpasio-tne'd viicice. '"l tha have always fought hitil. but this time' by I am for Martin tlthrlan and thi' re whole Behrman ticket. and froml what did I know of Algiers this part of the IIo city is going for John F. IHowe+n three of to one. i all Says He Was Questioned ri's "Just the other day one. of thli of commissioners in the ('ity Hall asked for me how I was going to vote on the lan Public Service Commission fight, and I I answered that I was going to vote Idat for Bowen. 'Dont' you know that a tak vote for Bowen means that you will use vote to bring Martin Behrman back at into power?' this city commissioner chi asked me. the "I told this high commissioner that I knew what I was doing. 'Don't you FO know we have had enough of Behr man for sixteen years?' he asked me. 'That may be, Commissioner,' I an swered, 'but I've had enough of John P. Sullivan in two years and I'm Fit going to vote the Behrman ticket ita straight.' "Martin Behrman." Munsterman shooted, directing his remarks to the de former mayor, who sat in the audi- me but now I'm with you." Demonstration Follows ha When Munstermann left the ros- th rm the sadience that filled Pythian ' 4; 8 to overflowing set up a wild th sgti@tIon, and it was some mo- mn :' before quiet could be restored s to allow John F. Bowen to address the audlence on his candidagy. Bi "Mr. Munsterman was not speak- BI leg for me and not in his official t capacity as the chief clerk of my office when he said he was aiding Martin Behrman in this election," said Mayor McShane on Friday, when asked for a statement concerning p Muanterman's Algiers speech in sup- bi port of the Cho,:taw Club ticket. le POLLING BOOTHS di Location of the precinct polling t( places for the Democratic primary ti election to be held in this city on V Tuesday, Sept. 12. 1922: te 1st Precinct-Location, 333 Morgan S street. L tad Precinct - Location, 201 Alix d treet. 3rd Precinct - Location. 441 Ber int street. n 4th Precinct-Location, 221 Belle vUl street. 5th Precinct-Location, 426 Olivier treet. 6th Precinct-Location. 329 Belle VIle street. 7th Precinct-Location, 907 Alix ( itrret. n 8th PrecInct-Location, 319 Newton 8th Precinct-Location. 919 Vallette s Street. 3 18th Precinct-Location. 816 Pacific aveOve. 11th Precinct-Location. 810 Web-t et aveanue. ( 11th Precinct-Location, 2201 New toea stret. BOY DROWNED Patrolman Richard Durniln. of the rwethU precinct, detailed at the Aigk' ferry landing. reports that at ibt 4:50 o'clock p. m., Thursday. AaI. 31, one Raymond Lewis (col sIrd), age 16 years and residing at !19i Names street, and employed as a porter by the Southern Improve beat and Ferry Company, and Isalah i (colored), age 14 years, a shoe sbe boy on the ferryboat, were Westig on a flatboat tied under the M aager walk at the head of Mor a street, when Raymond Lewis fell i athe river and was drowned, his i rm alning below. The river was ~ofwith hooks for the body. b ras found Saturday. RUM ON SHIP SEIZED PMty cls of assorted imported were aeied, federal probibi SIant and customs inspectors ~t last night, ia a raid on the st~Otashlp Coldbrook on ia afternoon. h Coldbrook. moored in mid * the Algere point, arrived SL I. All of the liquor was a. bl Muc in the hold. It was stat 4' Mhkb of the crew denialed I- e of the liqaor and no ar .~ O'Connor Rapped For Pressing Dry Dock Leasing Bill Vigorous protests are heing tiled by private ship repair coinlpanies at North Atlantitc ports to the action of lithpe House last Friday in passing the hill authorizing the Se.cretary of thie Navy to lease Ithe floating dry dlock at the New ()rl-.ans Naval Stationl. SIt is declared that Re.pres-ntative O 'onnor. in whosef distrit t the dock is located,, so imnaneuverel th legis lation that it was brought be,,for the HIouse at a time when certain rep.lre s.-ntatives fFrom North Atlantic port . who were faniliar with the sitllation. were out of tih. chamllber. H lad the.y SI,.11n presenlit they woutild have. blocke.l r tihe passage of thei bill. 1- Th opposition to tilt, legislationl is based on the cotntention that su ll a r leas-e is unfair to private ship repair ; yards, in that it nlakehs available to t( competitor at a nominal suel an e expensive piece of equipment. r Representat ive ( 'onnor admits I that this bill was reported favorably " by the naval affairs committee as a ' result of his insiste-nlo, and that he t didl not call the attention of the e }louse to the fact that the opponens e .ot the mlleasure w'eret not in att end ance. lit- betlieves that the leas4e will resutlt in the repair at New Orleans It of mllany of thil larger ships which *d formerly were repaired at North At- - re lantic ports. d In addition. he believes thtere I It( dange-r that the dry dock will beC a taken elsewhere unless it is put to Ill use. As long as the dry dock remains :k at New Orleans he believes the sr chances for securing the reopening of the naval station are much greater. at )u FOUR QUIZZED, FREED IN r ALGIERS ALLEGED ARSON bo n- f in Four men were questioned by State op m Fire Marshal Conrad Lecoq on Fri- in et (lay in regard to an alleged incendiary fire in Algiers, one -of a series of such vi o there, he announced. They were not be detained after making their state- til di- ments. I ci fe. They had been sumpnoned because at the fire marshal had been told they had driven up in an auto in front of is Ds- the burned structures, owned by D. di an Williams. Aug., stopped(there, had B ild their headlight on the house. re- oi ao- mained a while and left, the marshal ila ed said. The men. A. A. Zwicke. Henry Broadtman. Willie Dill and Allen ak- Bieber, said they were elsewhere at a tal the time. my iti lug GET EFFICIENCY MEDALS ] n, -- h ten Announcements of the awarding of n ing playgrounds efficiency medals to up- boys and girls of some of New Or ns' l' playgrounds has been made by Ernest Hunt. playgrounds athletic director. S The boys at the local playgrounds ' ing to receive medals are: Emmett Wat- 0 ary tigny. Douglas Curran. William Babin, on Vallery Jeanfrau, Roland Prats. Wal ter Lauland. Henry Dubret, Chester 3 ;an Sutton. Oliver Sutherland, Wilmond Lauland. Joe Wiegman. James Gor- I Llix don, Audrey Lands. Lionel Lusignan, ( Roland Boyer, Almont Wilson, Willie r 3er- Wilson, Vincent Trauth and Pat Ken- ( nair. ile- - _ UNION HEAD ARRESTED riet 1 le- August H. Bloom. 3. years old, 411( Slldell avenue, president of Crescent Alix City Lodge No. 45 of the Street Car men's Union, was arrested last week rton in connection with alleged violences In Algiers and charged with assault ette with a deadly weapon with intent to kill. ific The arrest was made by Police Captain James Crlpps, commanding Teb- the Eighth Precinct, on the complaint of United States Deputy Marshal Ed ew- ward Randolph. Randolph alleged Bloom fired approximately twenty shots at him on the afternoon of Aug. 18. at Bouny street and Opelousas avenue. the ---- - the YOU MAY PAY REALTY TAXES t at (ol- The city began the collecting of Ig at realty taxes Tuesday. This year's i as millage is 27 1-2, while that of last rove- year was but 25%. The increase of -alah two mills was caused by the allow ihoe- ance for the School Board being in ercreased from five to seven mills. the The money will be distributed by Ior- millage as follows: Board of Llquida tell tion, 10 mills; School Board, 7 mills: his City Alimony, 4 1-2 mills; Sewerage was and Water Board, 2 mills; Police and ody. Fire departments, 2 mills. STRIKE REPORT DENIED. rted Harry Dallam who In our paper ibibi- last week was referred to as a strike rtors breaker on the Southern Pacific ral Sthe road. is one of the oldest employes in on point of service on the road, accord ing to a letter received from Mr. Dal mid- laim. rived He has been connected with that waq concern for approximately twenty stat- years, and is npw employed in the sned capacity of assistant to the general a ar- foreman. We gladly make the above eomrectke. All Ready But The Horses 7ZY~ ;§~9oOP a gr~" OI &,. I V ~ -f 'I Charging Peril To PI Health Asks Relief From Ditch Charging that the Sewer and Water da dal board and the Health board have e failed to give them relief from an the open ditch nuisance, property owner the in the lower section of Algiers, in the .l vicinity of Behrman avenue, Nunia. da: Nelson and Newton streets. Tuesday fr: liled a petition witn commission coun- I cil asking that steps be taken to abate the nuisance. The petition recites that sewerage is is permitted to flow through an open lii ditch on Newton street from the Naval I Barracks towards the woods. The w open ditch, the petition declares, is a de I menace to health and comfort of the residents of that vicinity. The Sewerage and Water Board, it is claimed, was asked to extend the tsewer main to take care of the sewer age from the barracks, the Adolph at Meyer School, and residences below sp the Algiers viaduct, but failed to act. The petition recites that the city fr health board was appealed to but gave. vi no redress. r- MINSTREL SHOW. M c The following is the outline of the Sunny South Minstrels program which a l will be at the H. N. G. C., Theatre t. on September 16, 1922. d; FIRST ACT th 1 (1) Soldier Chorus from "Patience," tr Mr. J. B. Redmond and Chorus; (2) he d "Wyoming Lullaby," Mr. Irving C r- Meehan; (3) "When The Moon Shines n, On The Moonshine," Mr. Jolly Gauth a le reaux; (4) "Selected" Harmony T a- Quartette; (5) "When The Moon Shines On The Gin, Gin Ginny Shore," Ii M. Dapper Dan Sharker; (6) "When B Big Profundo Sings Low C," Mr.. Leonard Nash; (7) "Stumbling," Mr. Pink Bertrand; (R) "Honey if You 1 Only Knew," Mr. Geo. Brooks; (9) at "Aloha Oe," "Auld Aung Syne," "Leave a Lr- "Aloha O1," "Auld Ang Syne," "Leane n 'k Me With a Smile," entire company. es ALIO. Mlt Mr. Geo. Brooks interpretation of to the "African Tango," assisted by the African Clarionetist, Mr. Jolly Gauth ce reux.. AFTERPIECE at Musical numbers for "On Bamboo Bay," are "Kashmiri song", King Kazoo I ed (Mr. Redmond), "Persian Rug Song", ty Elizah, Maid of Mystery, (Mr ig. Meehan), "Sweet Indiana Home", t as Pete and Skete, (Messrs. Sharker and Gauthreaux) "When Buddha Smiles," Queen (Fat) Teens, (Mr. Brooks) and S "Bamboo Bay," Bob McMillan, (Mr. Nash)". of WOMAN SUES FATHER-IN-LAW rs of Charging Chester J. Green, her )w' father-in-law, with brutally assaulting in- and beating her, Mrs. Dorothy Green t filed suit for $15,000 damages against by him in the Civil District Court. da- Mrs. Green is separated from her ls: husband, Curt G. Green. and had gone ige to the home of her father-in-law. 1134 mnd Amelia street, to see her two-year-' old child, when she was assaulted by Sher father-in-law, she alleged. The child had been sent to its father to spend the last Fourth of July. Mrs. Green alleged in her peti per tion, and when she called to see it . on July 10 the senior Mr. Green in caught her with both hands about the rd- aeck. choked her, and kicked her vio kl. lently, she charged. hat MR. SCHROTH HURT nty Mr. George Schroth was attacked oDe by a strike-breaker last week and his leg was Ilared. Personal Mention iOn And General News SHORT ITEMS CONCERNING WEST SIDE PEOPLE. Mr. ,pd Mrs. Al Tufts and little PA; datughter Margaret. are spending two weeks in Houston. On their return, they will occupy their new home in the city. Pas Joseph Wier returned home Satur day after a visit to relatives and Sfriends in Beaumont. Texas. and in Franklin. Ia. Mrs. R. Staples and little son re- the turned from Biloxi Monday. r. Mr. C. Garret of Fort iDeposit, Fla.. roa e is the guest of Mr. and Mrs. A. A. nmo llingle of Webster Ave. the I Miss Zelda Huckins will spend the a e week-end with Mrs. J. J. Vanderlin- wa a clen -'ud family at Long Beach. set Mrs. Sam Boylan and children re- ear tturned Sunday night from Biloxi. to M.\iss. of r- Mrs. Geo. J. Talbot and children h are home from Biloxi, where they on w spent the summer. vim t. Miss Isadora Donner has returned y from Galveston and ljo-iston, after spI e. visiting Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Guinn in sol SWoodland Heights. col Mrs. J. . W. Morrison and daughter, bri Miss Mamie, left Saturday for Chi cago to visit Mrs. Frank Skelly. ge e Mr. A. J. iHaaser has returned fron me ha business trip to Honduras. col M-e r. and Mrs. J. tionniball and I fr daughter Nellie. left Tuesday to spend thi three or four weeks at Ocean Springs. Ith Miss Margaret Garland is visiting the !) her sister, Mrs. Frank Skelly in wk kg Chicago. sp es Mrs. Jos. Lennox has returned from is. h a visit to her daughter, Mrs. E. R. th Iy Turner in Houston, Tex. th Mr. and Mrs. John B. Redmond and ev little Jos. Lennox spent Sunday at 'n Baton Rouge, the guests of Mr. and Ir. Mrs. Alfred A. Lennox. wi Mrs. E. B. Walker of 517 Pelican th Avenue, has returned from Gulfport, in after spending the week-end with her niece, Mrs. Carstens Johnson. r Mrs. Summers and daughter, Miss Orrie have returned from Bay St. of Louis. M he Mrs. B. F. Donner and children th- have returned after visiting her sister, g, Mrs. Gerald ,O'Brien of Hitchcock, T Tex., for several weeks T 0 Miss Champagne of Covington, La., b' oo has been the guest of Miss Camille f 6", Mothe. ir Miss Rowena Duffy is visiting her f e", uncle and aunt, Mr. and Mrs. A. H. 0o zd Verret. 8," G a rd (Continued on Page 3.) h 1r. b DAY AT SPANISH FORT tl V A most enjoyable day was spent ji Labor Day at Spanish Fort. Dancing ter and bathing were the chief amuse- b Ing ments of the day. Miss Sarah Bau- h sen man and Clarence Dillaman enter- ti nst tained the jolly crowd with a few of a their novelty songs. The jolly crowd 1I her of boys and girls were well chaper )ne oned by Mrs. J. L. Saleeby, who en- i 134 joyed herself as much as the younger d tar. set. A delicious lunch was served Ii by throughout the day. Those who enjoyed themselves c its were: Misses Ura Dubret. Alma Fel of lers. Hazel Saleeby. Sarah Bauman, ( eti- Martha Ponti, Marguerite Sarbeck. r it Edith Daigle. Rita Lanaux, Emily t een Sylvia. Elizabeth Barton; Messrs.t the Henry Kern, Mitchel Hurst, Jimmy I vio- Black. William Favrot, Louis Bowers. Rene Stokes, Beverly Perrin. Arthur Marvin. A. J. Mayaux, Paul de Laup. Sam Singleton. Robichaux, Joseph Roche, George Wblhiteman. Armandl Vetter, Clarence Lecompte. Henry La ked Butler. Emile Grasser. Engene Pailne, his Tom Gregers. Marlon Black, Jimmy Deunn, and Mrs. J. L. Saleeby. wlil Grand Isle Railroad #- lAas, Defies Law Of said Impenetrability l ' e PASSENGERS ALL DRESSED UP'15 AND NO PLACE TO GO into ntelo Passengers Ride On Top of Coaches t hioll r-I doe id Defying the law of impenetrability, not in that of making two objects occupyI ma( the same place at the same time, ical was put over by the Grand Isle Rail the 3. road Monday evening when the little A. motor car and its trailer hove into' the Algiers depot with its more than he a hundred pa.ssengers, when room n-. was only provided for fifty-four. Pas sengers stood on the steps, stood on l re. each other, the aisles were crowded pri xi, to suffocation, some were on the top ha of the car and a few hung out of the en windows, and many would have hunga ey on the straps, but none were pro vided. ad ad, .ed When the car came into Algiers of Ler spectators along the line thought that Co in something had happened down the en coast and that it was necessary to lo( er, bring in the population. fir, hi- In order that the conductor could get his fares he had to signal to the [m motorman to stop the car so that he he could get off the car to get into the ou nald front car, as it was impossible to go the nd through the aisles. After he got into wi gs, the car the passengers had to pass wi the money along the line to him. the in which was done in a kindly holiday ne spirit. This way of collecting fares sel am is. in our opinion, even better than bo R the pay as you enter method, as by the this method you lose no time what is ever. at What seemed to be a hard blow mi was that suffered by the butcher boy. wi who was unable to sell his wares to the passengers. He was marooned an in one corner of the car when the Scar left Bay Adams, and he was still standing In the same position four hours later when It reached Algiers. iss Passes Up Passengers St. After the little motor car left Myrtle Grove the passengers began 5e ren to speculate how the other passen ter, gers were going to get to the city. tt )ck, The speculating did not last long. ui The little motor car just passed them A a.- by. while those in the car waved a pl lle farewell to the indignant ones who a] were left behind. More than twenty- h her five passengers failed to reach Algiers li on account of the escapade of this wonderful railroad. Just above Myrtle Grove a little girl with a satchel In her hand was being kissed farewell C by an elderly lady. Everybody in P the car thought that the train would r stop for this little girl, but the train lent just passed by. I Aing At another station several petite tl use- blondes were waiting eagerly, per- e Bau- haps to meet a social engagement in (ter- the city. They were "all dressed up r of and no place to go." They were left owd like the bride at the church. per- Further down the line several busl en- ness men with their wives and chil ager dren were left standing at the station rved because accommodations had not been a prepared to bring them back to the Ives city. c Fel- Next time you go down on the nan, Grand Isle Railroad you want to re ack. member that you are not assured mily that you are going to get back. The ssrs. twenty-five or more people who were nmy left at the stations Monday evening ers, will be a lesson to those who are thur contemplating a trip down this pop-i aup. I ular thoroughfare. seph The public will be pleased to learn nand that the bonds for the construction enry, of a shell road to Paralel the Grand sline,l Isle road from Algiers to Fort St. amy Philip have been sold and the road is to be built this year. Mr. Maloney Now In LAY Conference With Association's Committee i itn Ir it tIti at 1( tIlut us it t.-' I i 1:.rli, th. , :, ; Lt ls.t hI,,ilng tut ,htlat ih, t' , .1 g:";. r I' t',1 (: ' t ll ite i told hill -' mlonlllt - all i l; it hit jrll'lls -,pos dl (';Il.I \\;tal'' • 'r r t'tl I', : .t -'+,I-" t\t11h I t11 tl"' ref '' 'iLn ' t · " !t re l~ ,1 f* a t w hit of hollW e ul' r tl > , t' i not niIl." has lho dis- ,, .ti 1. lla t . tlt ' tsh 11 .it il' ,.() ls t.,tlt ' 0 i.1 .11 ill ti llt to ji;t- i .- -aid t 1 ll .- ' "t a \\ li1 li,'" i ly i l ot ' I lº l ,u' t tl h tll l ]l' tih tl 1 1 t';LVin noans of soul th:tu11. It is sail that the' pritpo-d t llw Itill Itt l t> ha,'i |lu.-it to it down to ol t' lly, hlt and that th, l'.osiiei- w'.ill blit l plt d t hat.I .11 i thaut it for ally re'assII the rers I ll ,-at. t11ganl Strt'it landing should be abat dotlin d, ti t vty oittld provide a i l Ill.w landing lurth,,r up stream and I'', pay for thl lttvitng th-re-toi. 'he r llitl suiite LUJt)l ups.'til it price of th i ' i priorl orllitnan ' ,rel 'ts. It seem s, etlll a.is wIl a~s the 1. year no.tn lY, the t alt tleasti to also include he I Third Dis-. sil' trln t F riry whuit Ii se'rvit''. by the way. antil lhi opertatotrs arbitrarily nlld ith out i-tilt nutitce or apology, discontinued onl \1 August . It oes not si-i-im to b)e papI l kl tttnot yet w hat sort of a guarantiee thl - will be given new bidders that they Sioll will be able to get ptossession of the til Iboats and landings. should theiy be T thei successful purchasers of the no le.ase-this question having at last foot been put up to Mr. Kittredge, it is higt said. I tie y It seiems however. that the Com- If ymitte.. is still working on the ordi- on nance which it is hinted may yet sutilt be radically changed. even from the can UP 15 years variety above mentioned, dolt into that of an "indeterminate" period. adj Whethelr any penal clauses are In- div -hes tended or whether the numerous omis- ext sions noted in the recently advertised as document have been supplied, could salt ilty. not be learned. Efforts are being spi upy made. it is said, to have this paradox- efft ime. irally all-around--satisfactory pro- ca: tall- posal ready for Tuesday's meeting of or the Council. however. to ittle I into $50 FOR A NAME (o than re Pay A $50) cash prize is offered to the th on- person submitting the most appro- le wded priate name for the fire tugboat which top the local board of commissioners are the having built at a cost of $290,000. fo hung' The contest is open to any person it pro- and all answers must be sent in by to p Sept. IS. These answers must be h addressed to Board of ('ommnissioners in glers of the Port of New Orleans, 2'00 N. O. that Court Building. On the outside of the m the envelope must be endorsed the fol y to lowing: "Name for Dock Board new wq fire boat." m :ould Name in Second Envelope to the Within the larger envelope should It it he he enclosed a smaller one, on the the outside of which should be written o go the name suggested for the boat, and into within that a still smaller envelope, Lt pass which should be sealed, containing him, the name and address of the propi liday nent. In this way the three judges, fares selected from prominent men by the than board, will not know the name of $1 s by the winner until the name of the boat C what is selected. In case two or more persons sub blow mit the winning name, the $50 prize boy, will be divided between them. es to mned TULANE THEATER TO OPEN 11 the SEPT. 24 Sstill four -- si giers. With "The Man Who Came Back" as the attraction, the Tulane Theater left will open for the winter theatrical began season on Sunday, Sept. 24. issen- Col. T. C. Campbell, manager of theg city. theater, arrived from New York Sat long. urday. He brought the report that them A. L. Erlanger, head of the company. red a planned to send some of the biggest . who and best of the New York successes i 'enty- here this year. Igiers i Sthis WINS HONORS IN CAMP. a dyrtle t eell Miss Marion Thompson, daughter of rewell Capt. and Mrs. Harry J. Thompson, wy in dproved herself quite a marksman in woul rifle-shooting matches held at Camp train Nakanawa. Maryland. Tenn. Miss Thompson made the best st-ore during petite the season-twenty consecutive bulls , per- eyes in an intercamp match. ent in ed uI SOLDIER'S WIFE SOUGHT re left' S st New Orleans Chapter, Americani I bhil- Red Cross. Is seeking the address of Ictatlon Mary Neville Acr e, wife of Ross Mar- I toberry Acrere, ormer soldier, who tbeen once lived at 232 Bermuda street. It to the will be greatly to her advantage to! S communicate with the Home Servlce thSection of the Red Cross, 826 Per to r* dido street. Main 1551. ssured t. The w were POLITICAL MEETINGS. vening - to are The New Regulars will hold a joint is pop- I meeting of the eighth, ninth and tenth precincts tonight at 8 o'clock. learn at the Druid's Palm Garden. ruction On Friday night, they will hold a Grand mass meeting for all Algiers at trt St. Opelonsas Ave. and Vallette street. e road All of the candidates will make ad dresses. LAWTON WRITES ON RIVER SPILLWAY I, " , .1 ! * r l .I u I-.l I ;I . at lla l ih'r . .i 1.I .,t:. ,.. 4'4 lr," sa111 ,4 1 l 4v'.i r " ,1 " Ii" , ,- , hi :n ell s lo Ril vr . n, l:,+. . 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I, 4 . 1 ,t ,~ t .l'tli, Iiti, t losing of )+. i 14 t41414,,144 144144'l.'. tl i.' 1 1t " 4 dv .'r be 'I! o- u t has r b rt tur d it t t +a lajl r I I . rrtol was referild ring to Il4 i l44 i.-. 1 ' t c 11 l, t l rivl t'er st ag 1es Ihe h'tl.hll t'..1 It t 141 or 11Indltr.e on the ht o la l 4t Ir'tl gilage l, he c tl ' iteo d sev Is, t ,tal ot hr. largte -rrassg si both in rdt .in al 6ftpr'i ' and Loutbisilana., where is" ,url,4W.1 i l4al4 bit.'n tahe l u' both before sy, and alt l"r hail " irtaks", with the re ul- xtnt nlll n(' opIg it wulI. onisd a thoul in 1' or th hislfs trays in hi e p lape'r, that '"t dh elth'ted section of tuth channe "l bl,' h blow th t f diproposedr ng Th "illay' hill ere ou referrld haved to, wsae the no thaank woull hntaine tri by ute 1 as t ll river, in ce i t seems was about the is high lwater y thmark in tr toat "then this' tr'vasses occurred. t If, therefore,tl the orloinal volume" oc rdit. on a 16 foot river in the , 0's, re et suled to thean sweeouing of the deposittom at the caused byin the carrying of the leveeasse od ajatent land and the conspiwayquent in-adiversion of the river's water to the 24 is- eooxtent of suh o 1922ening, it wouldcarryi seemng a cd as thoesgh in 1922 or thereafter, the ln byd sament "vothen i" below the proposed ng spillwayt tis sill, wouay have the same ox. ffect, parti beularly sinceto in the 1922 pro- case, not a cubic yard of the levee g of or the bank would have contributed to the "shoaling." At all ventr drs, since it seems to be twon.eded by thew Engin,er that "the restoration of the original volume" of the a 16ry ft Mississppi, has resulted inrespetuly, Sthe clean sweeping o its bottom at rop rhih least in the vicinity of the crevasse sites, why not the 16 foot spillway? are But. It will be objected, the 24 S foot C Mnissippi of 1922, carrying asord rson it does, the vastly greater silt con Sby tent then did the 16 floot river of lie thett's, may resula rent nterviewsuch a shoal ers in~c at this spillway, as its 16 toot S shouriver will be unable to entirely re - the move. fol- The answer to this objection could new well be however-employ one of the many river dredges, for a week or two, every few years, ib necessary. ould It would pay. the Very respectfully, giventten a hu ETER S. LAWTON.he and nre to the company's whnd lope, LOWER GAS AND CAR FARE IN rning TWO WEEKS rope / the Prospects of 7-cent car fare and h of $1.3u gas by Sept. 15 appeared bright boat Saturday with the passage by the Comission Coun t mcmberil of three orday sub- in g was reported splendeterminate per rze was ts to the new utilities company to Saoper- pated In the party were:, light and lly whoPaul Man. Stewart. Jo. Cazaubmisloner of pubr4 et. Itc utlSpitizade in. a r.cent int. erviewt and ervassienrteliud that (Col. E. lckey, I'. Chorganiatoe and Atou the picnicted by thaturday time. at ao ty Park by the Playgrounds Corn a mission several of our local gir 'clockT wo evessols hav the 25abeen undergoas. grs atewnaner, and Int the acL race, May street. Johnson rdron Workstdey elDocks and Rut given a hull on. rhaulng. Fridayon won the to finish up ltrior larenovating. The 50S-yard dash for large girls.