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1Section 10 ofL Act 120 of 1916 pro hibits Ferry Companies from charging school children fare during school hours. But why are we still paying the fare? Devoted t the Upbaidldl g of the Wht Side of the River. "A very live and creditable weekly newspaper."-MANUFACT'URERS RECORD. .X(XX 'ALGIERS, LOUISIANA, THURSDAY, OCTOBER 5, 1922. No. 22 m e r Ji u -mnma g_ m n- ,na n. .mr . minnH ti a m i imi iii FERRIES OPERATE FREE Nothing To City For Exclusive Rights To Collect Fares. ; tm s Have Not Paid City For Four Years-Algiers C. Committee Asks Council To Investigate Boat-Take-All-Plan .uatonl clime in the ferry was brought to light a few when Mr. Peter S. Lawton Niý Eilter of The Herald in the books at the comp sltie in the City Hall. M idgators were informed by 1 rhb that according to the ao the office, the following data to the diffiterent, ferries oper i the city. N ?4a 0 Avenue ferries have r -s to the city in the years p34*1921 or 1922. Is, L.uisIana Avenue ferries have r ag to the city in the years Oihrd District Ferries have "terhl to the city in the years -- or 1922. ,i Caal Street ferries have paid to the city in the year 1922. charges that nothing has been by the city and nothing paid e cspalenie operating the Canal Louisiana Avenue, Napoleon sad Third District ferry sys Siarlr the past year as required irw; Agggestions that the members ed commission council stop all arrangements for the sale of tics ferry leases until a fuller can be made into the at d the ferry management, and sertion that the ferry-using pub d the city is "being manacled by ," was contained in a com sent to the city hall Tues Skhe read at the weekly meeting eaamission council. Jiittr containing the charges by J. R. Norman, chair the Algiers Better Ferry Ser aolmittee; Charles J. Donner, m- cetary and Peter S. Lawton, el the association, and read: ice And Mayor's perk Clash pea edM friend, Louis Munster , coat aget along with our l.lds has had several nad is each la Mt . It seems that ean a d- If Louis - i- k to the Mayor or not. -pm waam's last charge is Sd ts awseo," for which he a o to take his medicine like good little boys who some their temper. A news --nset of his trouble is as Mamtermann, 313 Seguin ti clerk to Mayor McShane, Sunday afternoon at a-yl art streets on a Mt liarsag the peace. to the police, Mr. Mun had parked his automobile t a soft drink establish ik pnle ahd Camel street, Young asked him to An argument followed, it buat Mr. Mauitermasn ear ac s Rampart street, the "stop" of the sema ie did o, Patrolman Young .lasem tahen weal in the lam t, 1103 Canal street, i seg. While he was supauted Mr. Munatermana the policeman's badge,1 he would see that Youn :~e .T Young placed him . aBLui CLUB h Club met at the SA ils Johnson last el mia was indulsed blt prbshed by Merns. nlh;-W. Br gw, cornet:; aasphone: 1. Trebe SC. hmn, drum. Dainty were served. - treek, de to be given Oqtehr 7, were com - ffs wlr leave from oe Miss Alden Johnson at PMe, were Misses Alma "alse Marguerite Bar PatS Vtril Calero, Marie and Agnes Lesbey, Urn Dubret, ! u 3in5 Bowers, Ollie sLi' ilakeman, Alden mnl- HMldebrand, , ,b Cheate, Leotha Miner. am Kla, Clem Ryan. Max Borges, and Willie Johna SClarence Dlmana, e, Mitehell urst, Leo SDavis, Irvin Fleet, a Donalon, A. Abbott, Alvi OGauthreuz, Geerga Gana Mrs. i i I a r. I_ ta UWl y Asks investigation R "The Atglers Better Service com p mittee desires to be recorded as em phatically protesting against the adop tion by your honorable body of the ordinance directing the sale of a 15 Y year lease of the Canal Street and e Third district ferries. We also re a quest that you stop all present ar r- rangements for the sale of the three terry leases now being advertised, un e til a full investigation be made. a "We have evidence in our posses sion, taken from the books of the ac e counting division of the department a of public finance, which shows that no debits or credits on the accounts 0 of the following four ferries: Third $ district ferry nothing charged for or paid for 1921-1922; Canal Street d ferry, nothing charged or paid for 1. 1922; Louisiana Avenue, nothing 4 charged or paid for 1921-1922; Napo leon Avenue, nothing charged or paid I for 1919-1920-1921-1922. a "Since all ferry leases are supposed V- to be paid for in advance, in cash i and its equivalent, as specifically pro s vided for in the contracts; and, since 1 these ferries mentioned have been col I lecting from all passengers and vehi r cles the tariff charges 'not in excess' of those allowed them in their expired i leases, we must believe that the com mission council should make an in V vestigation as to why the city is not getting a share of these collections. 1- "We respectfully urge that the com I mission council give further serious thought to this local transportation s question, as to whether it should con tinue to be manacled by a 'system' which permits of the deplorable con ditions both physical and financial that today render it so unendurable to our ferry-using population." President Of Lo'cal Railroad Dies The death of Herman Hall, presi- I r dent and general manager of the New I Orleans and Lower Coast Railroad. t proved a shock to his many friendsa s Blood poisoning which developed from cc an infection on his hand caused his di s death Thursday evening at 5 o'clock at Touro Infirmary. Mr. Hall had o0 been with the Lower Coast since 1917 and was an experienced railroad as man. He was 48 years old, a promi nent Mason and a member of the to Southern Yacht Club, and belonged Ci to the First Methodist Church. His body was shipped to Emporia, Kan., of for interment. COLUMBUS DAY DINNER-DANCE Ti All arrangements have been com pleted for the annual dinner-dance to be held next Thursday evenalng at to the Orunewald Cave, under the an- wi splicees of Santa Maria Council 1724, Jo Knghts of Columbus. Mike Donner, P chairman of the arrangement com- th )tes promiass that this year will at surpess anything that has been previously attempted along these lines. Attractive favors will be awarded to each lady in attendance, besides tl a world of novelty patriotic invita- fe tions that will adorn the artistic cave. g Norman Brownlee's famous orchesra M will be dressed in their new matador G costumes, and vocal and poetic selec- p tions appropriate to the occasion will be rendered by the following: Misses - t Dorothy Murtagh, Mildred McCauley, I 1 Mamle Morrison and Clare Cassidy. SProminent among the gentlemen en tertainers will be Messrs. A. J. O Galennle, Roy Reaney, James Brodt Sann.a, William Dusn and William Donner. I A reception committee at the en trance will be headed by Meesrs. SRingold Oliver and DBan . Knowles. tReservatioun will be received by the committee up to and including Oct 1 10. These members of the Knights of Columbus or their friends who , have been invited can make resr ,I vtions by pheniag Algiers 79. LINEN SHOWER SA linen shower was tendered Miss rBasei Nelsn last week at the lheme Miss Ama Mae GolM. As the beineleet entered to the strains SLJair's weddleg march. played by Miss yacinth Musts, she was showerid wh mny beeutiMa gifts by little wlrd Walters, a coutn , of the oem. Amg these pm nt wera Missuws .Macrwet G onss Anne Mm a.se. ludsred muteg Vehms Borne, The Cam seirNS, Noms sad ame Weber, lereneme MeCrd, C. Sterlg, L. Nel ms, O. Deli ad MaYie Ioe White; ,Meed Les , As, H. Ward, Ve r, 3, Geuld a. 3Meosr, C. lInteal, P. Diridch, L dhriuty, L. Themas, SL Goed. J. A. Garland, W. Selair, seemis 1 o Xenses) and -· wu - ~ La. ' . * .i t Today's News Too Big for Printed Word, Hence News-Photos and Cartoons The cameras of the Publish ers Autocaster Service circle ..! the world. This paper only has the right to print Auto caster pictures in this terri tory. The biggest dailies in AS the country can run no more S striking photos than are i sk p now available to the readers of this paper, through our ability to make cuts in our own plant. Youll always like the Autos caster cartoons and comics.. - -. -4 * ~A?3Imw aiwbhhii.M. Mm.· - w g We i~ liib N~hlijab HIGGINS TAKES CUSTOMS JOB WITH CEREMONY James L. Higgins, newly appolated customs appraiser, took office Satur day morning. Gifts from friends were scattered over the little office. There were flowers from Dr. Arthur Lines, Mr. and Mrs. Emile Kunts, John A. Wogan, supervising inspector of cus toms; Henry Dedeaux, Santa Maria Council 1724 (Knights of Columbus), Walter L. Cohen, flowers from post office clerks, and a silver penholder and pen from the St. Vincent de Paul Society. TO THE MEMBERS OF THE EXCLUSIVE CLUB. The Exclusive Olnb wlll give a track ride Saturday night. The crowd will meet at the home of Mrs. W. Johnson 426 Elmira Avenue, at 6:45 p. m. All members are asked to be there on time as the truck will leave at 7 p. m., sharp. POLICE TRANSFERS Police transfers affecting our din trict are: Oticer Bertonniere, trans ferred to local station, vice Officer Frank Vandrell; Doorman Godfrey Moll to local station, vice George Lecourt, transferred to the Third Precinct. I _ That Turkish Tobacco AA ; .. r dKE A4*gIN . ' ta-,;1_ý6 t: .ýar +" . i ;ý:K.r:,__ .:- -7" ýie 's..;' __ . r NEW LEADER WITH NEW STORE The New Leader Department Store which has just moved into its new I quarters, at 424-426 South Rampart Street, will have its Grand Opening on Saturday, October 7, from 8:00 a. m., to 10:00 p. m. The popular store has been in busi ness for many years and only recently disposed of all of their old stock so that when they go into their new rstore on Saturday their customers will have'only new fresh stock to se lect from, as all of the old stock has been sold at auction. The New Leader has Just completed the remodeling of their new store which is one of the show places on South Rampart Street Mr. J. A. Klinger, the proprietor is an expert buyer of merchandise. He has held many sensational sales that were taken advantage of by the Al giers housewife. Mrs. Klinter who is also a member of the Arm takes a great interest in the many customers who depend upon her judgment in making purchases. She is an active worker and has earned her share of the credit for their success. r Mr. Klinger invites, through this r medium, an inspection of his stock and store, and will welcome all Al I gerines at his big opening on Sat urday. VETERAN CHARGES MAN HE BEFRIENDED ROBBED HIM. Daniel Vernullle, 5 former service man under treatment at the veterans , hospital In Algiers, told police Mon t day night that Dan Ryan, 24, of H94 i Robin street, robbed him of $8 In Camp near Joseph street. The police arrested Ryan in the rear of a coffee house at 1008 Camp Street. Vernuille told police Ryan grabbed him around the throat, demanded to see"what you've got,"'' and robbed him. "I had just treated him to a cup of coffee, too," Vernuille said. LIBERTY CLUB TO PARADE I WITH TROOP 32 With its fall strength the Liberty Social Club, one of the most pop ular social clubs in Algiers, is oling to turn out in parade on the night of October 28 to help Troop 32, Boy Scouts, celebrate its birthday. POLICE DOORMAN ARRESTED Doorman William Daubort of the I Eighth Precinct police station was r brought to the Second Precinct police station Sunday by several civilians I who said they had found the police c man in civilian clothing in an in toxicated condition. Daubert was placed under arrest, charged with being druak. ý.L1 Personal Mention And General News SHORT ITEMS CONCERNING WEST SIDE PEOPLE. Mrs. L. D. Tolley has returned after spending the past three months in St. Louis and other eastern cities. Mrs. G. W. Pollock entertained the Matrons Club. The successful players were Mrs. F. Goebel, Mrs. C. V. Kraft and Mrs. L. F. Gisch. Mrs. J. A. Gar land will entertain at the next meet ing. Mr. and Mrs. B. G. North of 626 Elmira Avenue announce the engage ment of their daughter Marion Amelia to Mr. Thomas M. McBride of New Orleans. The wedding will take place shortly . Edward Wagner will leave October 15. for Hamburg. Germany, as a mem ber of the engine room force of the steamship Cliftwood. He returned Sunday, September 24. after a trip to Liverpool on the steamship Maquan. The Jolly Bunch will entertain at euchre, lotto, and 500 to-night at the home of Miss C. Biaggini 633 Elmira Avenue. The games will start prompt ly at 8:00 o'clock. Mrs. E. McKee and daughtr Mer lin are home after an extensive tour of the West. The Misses Giepert and Cunning ham entertained a few of their friends at a dance on Saturday night. Sept. 30, at the latter's home, 2229 Pine street. Music was furnished by Marcour's jazz band and a few vocal selections were rendered by Mr Duane Leas. All who attended had a most enjoyable time. (Continued on Page 3.) SCHOOL BELLS RINGING McDONOGH No. 5 Junior Red Cross clubs were formed in the school during the week. Their work for this month will be to help the city get rid of the mosquito. Each member prom ised to fill all puddles in his yard or drain them, and put into the trash can all old tin cans, bottles or any receptacle that holds water. Officers of the Fifth A Class elect ed were: James Kennedy. president; Henry Dubret, vice-president; Ade M. line McfLarr, secretary; Bernice Boud reaux, treasurer. ice Fourth A: Joe Cherry, president; s Catherine Nicklaus, secretary; Anna Louise Hindelang, treasurer. On Monday a called meeting of 46 the Parents' Club was held. A large in attendance, including several new Ice members, was very gratifying. The iee club discussed the necessity of puar chasing a playground apparatus for ed the pleasure of the children. to Second Grade-Perfect in spelling m. for the week were: Vernon Suther ap land, John Mars, Catherine 8unseri. Fourth B-Arithmetic speed test: Bessie Gollmer. Fourth A-Table test winners: Al phonse Nicklaus, Alice Lee, Catherine Nicklaus, Anthony Lichardo, Joseph Cherry, Louis Aubert, Catherine Wag ty enhauser, Luanna Dumesnil, Cath )p- erine Quartano, Robert Hughes. ag ADOLPH MEYER SCHOOL. oy Vacation days are over and nothing remains but a pleasant remembrance, while the second week of school fnads everyone busy and hard at work. he Teachers have formulated plans to Smake this year's work the very best Lce and great success Is expected. s The kitchen has been completed so a the principal assumes that hot dinner - will be served at an early date. SAmong the visitors this week was Miss Caroline Alberts, Supervisor of Music,. who outlined her program for the term . Dr. de Reynor and Miss M. D. Haave were here on Tuesday vaccinating some children and examining the arms of others. The faculty welcomed Miss Lois Stafford, the recently appointed Dopnestic Art instructor, and wished her success in her special field. Miss Nan Oriffith from the Depart ment of Physical Exercise was also at our school this week arranging her schedale. The school deserves credit for the garden work which has been quite a success; the summer crope being a surprise, as It consisted of several barrels of large yam potatoes. The following children were perfect in the weekly tests in Spelling and Rapid Arithmetic: -- Spelling. Eighth Grade A-Leola Umlbch. Eighth Grade B-EarlI Cooper, Nathan Forrest, Marguerite Rogers, Elizabeth Costello. Seventh Grade A-Arthemine Um bach, Thelma 8Sutherland. Seventh Grade B-Martha Schlater, Angeline Chagnard, Irma Vallette, Irma Dean Sitmon. 81xth Grade A--ordon Camus, Wl liam Hynes, Ethel Maronge, Gladys Orundmeyer, Francis T'ravla, Robert Winters, Mildred Campbell, Marie Cantia, Camille Costello. Sixth Grade B-Lydia Campbell, Nora Mingle, Floreace Begue, Adolph Hotard, Thelma Arago, Leror Cooper, Arthur Dams. Plfth Grade A-les GOlleot, Noap esrta ebero, Berm sn wgltte, DiWe Uiseeemb. Fith ones 3-J Canon, At (C.MMAmA 4 SAge a) Weddings of New Orleans Folks WEST SIDE COL'P'LES WHO EN TERED THE STATE OF MAT RIMONY DURING WEEK. BREWSTER-McNEELY The marriage of Miss Olga McNeely to Mr. John Brewster, a well-known rice planter of Covington. was cele s brated Thursday morning at a nup tial mass at Covington. La. Rev. Mar - tin Barre officiating. The bride, who is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John N. McNeely, of 6 Abita Springs, was attired in a travel - ling suite of navy blue Poiret twill is with accessories to match. She was W attended by her sister, Miss Martha eI McNeely. who wore Migonette satin crope with nccesories to match. tr The groom w:as attended by Mr. n- Compton Moise. The ushers were te Messrs. Harvey McNeely, a brother 4d of the bride, and Jos. Casserta. p The wedding march was played by n. Miss Michaelas and during the sing at ing. Mrs. J. W. Ford. a sister of the te bride, sang Millard's "Ave Maria." ra After the ceremony a wedding ,t- breakfast of thirty-two covers was served. Mr. and Mrs. Brewster, who r. were the recipients of many hand ir some and costly presents, left for Hammond and Baton Rouge to spend g. their honeymoon. it - t. TRUPIANO-DECORTE !9 The wedding of Miss Petrina Tri. y piano to Mr. Angelo Decorte took al place Teusday. Sejt. 26. at a Nuptial r Mass at St. Alphonsus Church. The d church was beautifully decorated with palms and ferns. The choir, com - posed of male voices, rendered splen did music during the ceremony. The bride was attended by Miss Marie Trupiano as maid of honor, Mrs. Massett as matron of honor, and Misses Jessie Massett, Jeanne Fusullo, Mary Castroglovannal and Grace Decorte as bridesmaids. They all wore orchid trimmed with silver, re and carried roses and lilies of the te valley. h The bride wore a gown of white of satin with a train of brocaded satin. n. Her veil of illusion was caught with rd orange blossoms, and she carried a ih bouquet of orchids and orange blos sy soms. The groom was attended by Frank t. Fazzir, Sol Profumo, H. Schneider, t; John Renna and Anthony Costello. l. The little flower girl, Elisabeth d. Crane, was dressed in pink georgette, and little Angelina Massett was t; dressed as Cop. The ushers were eight young girls, who wore orchid georgette crepe of dresses. After the ceremony a reception was tw held at the home of the bride. The he young couple left the same evening for Houston and California to spend or their honeymoon. On their return they will reside in Constance street. tr- MANY SOCIAL EVENTS IN HONOR l. OF MISS McKEE Miss Merlin McKee was the re Jl- cipient of much social attention while te out West this summer. The follow Ph lag clipping from an El Paso paper g- tells of one of the afairs given into h their honor: "Miss Ray Browne will entertain with a dancing party and supper this evening at the Modern Cafe to honor her guest, Miss Alberteen McKee of New Orleans, who is being extended ig many social courtesies while here. A e, great basket of roses in soft rose s and gold shades will center the table, and pink and white tulle will orma to ment the handles of the basket. Van. st Ity bags will be the dainty farers for the girls and the men are each to eo have buttonnieres." VICTORY CLUB TO TAKE PART u IN TROOP 32 PARADE of - or The Victory Social Club held a rousing meeting last Saturday night, ra Many important matters were taken ag up, among them being the monster is parade which Troop 32, Boy Scouts, are going to stage on October 28. is Troop 32 was praised for its many d civic turns and its leader, L. J,. id Schroeder, was termed the champion of the Boy Scout organisation. They .lintend to turn out in full strength a in Troop 32's parade. ATHENIAN CARNIVAL CLUB e DANCE a The Athenian Carnival Club is ml making preparations for their grand dance Saturday, October 14, at the it Pythian Hall. A good Jams band has 4 been engaged and a real good time is assured all those who attend. TO THE BOYS OP ALGIERS ., Once more, my friends, I annonce6 that registration is still opee In Troop . 18. We need many boys yet to make it a good troop. I sincerely hope that r, every boy is interested in scouting p, and would like to become a scout. If there are any, I wish they would 1. please come see me, then join and a help make Troop 18 a great old troop. t Yours for scouting, ai CHARLES WARL. 515 Homer St. k PASS EFFICIENCY TESTS , The followtins boys fms the local playground passed their efdlency Steasts: Bidward Oerret. Weley Batbn, a Melvin Pere Johna Sulls, neao Jeanfres, kvla Merse, Water Teo , ly, John Chlverw. Raymoad UmbMch, John Whle 8 s WraEh LeiAM .aluR tm te m.