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Bellefonte, Pa., July 28, 1922,
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For United States Senator,
(Short and Full Term)
SAMUEL E. SHULL, of Stroudsburg.
For United States Semator,
(Unexpired Penrose Term)
FRED B. KERR, Clearfield County.
JOHN A. McSPARRAN, of Lancaster.
For Lieutenant Governor,
ROBERT E. PATTISON Jr., Philadelphia.
For Secretary of Internal Affairs,
A. MARSHALL THOMPSON, Pittsburgh.
Judge of Superior Court,
HENRY C NILES, of York.
J. FRANK SNYDER, of Clearfield.
For State Senator,
WILLIAM 1. BETTS, of Clearfield.
Miss ZOE MEEK, of Clarence.
For Member of State Committee,
G. OSCAR GRAY, Bellefonte.
For County Chairman,
G. OSCAR GRAY, Bellefonte.
rmr—————— penne —
Dr. Eloise Meek Writing to a Friend
in Johnstown Tells More of Na-
tive Life in Alaska.
April 7th, 1922.
I believe all three of your letters
have at last reached me,—the first
found me on the Yukon river, the sec-
ond came to me at the deserted camp
of Flat, the third followed me down
the Kuskokwim river. Those are
mere words to you but could be the
subject for pages and pages of exper-
iences but as I am alone here now and
am doctor, nurse, and general facto-
tum to a pseudo-diphtheria, a mas-
toiditis, and a case of acute nephritis,
you may well imagine that I have
neither time nor inclination to write
native things that I find so interest-
The natives of this village are said
to be among the rich ones of Alaska
and, after seeing the poor little hov-
els in which others live, I am inclin-
ed to think it is correct. And if I tell
you what these have you will have
some idea of what the Moravian Mis-
sions have done for them. There are
about thirty-five log cabins in this
West Akiak as distinguished from the
white settlement on the other side of
the river or East Akiak. They have
movable windows, good floors, bunks
for sleeping and many of the natives
own reindeer. They are far away
from eating only fish as most of the
others do and like garden truck, meat,
jam and jelly as well as butter. You
will scarcely appreciate how strange
this is until I tell you there are oth-
ers who eat absolutely nothing but
fish. I have seen them sitting around,
each with a piece of dried meat in
their hands, tearing at it like a dog
and without even a cup of tea or wa-
ter to wash it down. No bread, only
seal oil as a lubricant and this seal
oil smells like rotting fish, so you may
imagine how appetizing to a white
man this meal would be, or, they will
boil a fresh fish and one may have a
portion of that * * * *
I began this days ago but work
crowded it aside and, today, Sunday,
after measuring off the necessary
gauze to line the coffin of my latest
victim, I am going to finish. While
perhaps not interested in the illness of
this patient, you may care to know of
her burial. They have made her a
box and the government gives them
enough gauze to line it and enough
drill to cover the outside. The body
will be covered with yellow muslin
and a strip twice as long as she is will
be laid upon the hay in the bottom
and she will be laid upon this and cov-
ered like a blanket to her chin. The
body is ready for burial this after-
noon, about twenty-two hours after
death; but a one-room cabin is too
small for life and death to stay long
The inhabitants here wear some
kind of fur garments all the time al-
though, so far as weather is concern-
ed, New York or indeed Johnstown
has often been as cold as it has been
here—an occasional, very cold snap
lasting for a day or two with little
snow. And now it is April! Cold—
with snow, rain and sunshine all in
one day. The people hereabouts are
starting hot-houses for, while all tub-
ers are grown outdoors, tomatoes,
lettuce, and radishes are, at least,
started indoors and the tomatoes are
never taken outdoors as the seasons
are too short. Potatoes, turnips,
rutabagas, also carrots, parsnips and
celery grow well here but the mos-
quitoes make gardening a terrific
task since the moss and the many
lakes in this part of Alaska breed
them in “clouds.” No fleas and ro
bed-bugs are found here but lice in |
April 12th—I was told last night,
that, in another week or so, the geese |
and ducks will be here in great num- |
bers and that sounds quite spring-
like to me. Now that my first winter
in Alaska is a thing of the past and
not cold, except for a few days, it
seems really funny when I had antic- |
ipated being housed for weeks and
weeks and that my nose would be
frozen if I poked it out of the door.
One thing that I do not like up here i
is the lack of variety in foods but to
offset that drawback is the little at-
tention given to dress. Then there is
so plenty of room that there need be |
no crowding as in New York. |
The natives of this little village
have all gone out to the hills to get
squirrels in order that they may have
skins for next winter’s clothing. The
fishermen at home about the first of
April are the only other folks I have
ever seen who were so enthusiastic!
They will stay until the first of June :
or 2 little before and will then come
back to catch the salmon on its way
up the river and this will be their:
food for the next year. As we are
wading in mud here, I do not know |
how they can be so enthusiastic over
living in a tent in this kind of
It is now getting daylight at five
o’clock and the sun is with us until |
eight-thirty by “our time” but what
the real time is would be difficult to
say. If you want funny experiences,
have some clocks that run, but wheth-
er fast, slow or medium you do not
know. And then have no other way
of estimating time except that when
day breaks it is daytime and you wiil
know what Alaskans do. One wom-
an’s time is an hour ahead of ours,
anothers is an hour behind. There are
four or five clocks in this ward and I
have my watch and some of them re-
main fairly well together so we take
an average but if we are invited out
or some one sent for at a certain time,
you may expect them to arrive an
hour early or an hour late according
to their time. It was one of my fun-
niest experiences when first I came
and is, sometimes, most irritating.
I have had little news of the out-
side—perchance a newspaper once a
month and that three months old.
First class mail always comes but
second class must wait, sometimes,
until many moons have passed. The
southeastern pert of the territory has
a much better mail service but this
station or reservation is very much |
“off the map” and I feel that India, in |
comparison, was very much in the
world. You have no idea how one de-
pends upon events to keep the mind
going until you live in a place like
this where it is an event to have a
new person come into the village and
you may thus imagine how welcome
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Information for Sportsmen.
As a matter of information, atten-
tion is called to the fact that the sea-
son on birds commonly known as
blackbirds will open on August 1st
and will run continuously until No-
vember 30th, Sundays excepted. In
1921 it was not possible to secure the
hunters licenses before the opening of
the blackbird season, but every coun-
ty in the State has received it’s 1922
quota of hunter’s licenses and all per-
sons must secure hunter’s licenses be-
fore hunting for blackbirds, except on
lands on which they reside and culti-
vate as either the owner or lessee, or
as a member of the family of such
owner or lessee, also residing upon
and cultivating lands, or on lands im-
mediately adjacent upon securing per-
mission from adjacent owners. The
hunter’s license law will be enforced
strictly, says Seth E. Gordon, secre-
tary of the State Game Commission.
The law relative to training dogs
does not permit training until Sep-
tember 1st. On and after that date it
is legal to train dogs on any game ex-
cept deer, elk, and wild turkeys until
the 1st of March next following, Sun-
days excepted, so long as firearms
usually raised at arms length and fir-
ed from the shoulder are not carried
while so training and no injury is done
to the game pursued. The penalty
for permitting dogs to chase game
prior to September 1st is $10.00 for
each day and $5.00 for each bird or
Field Meetings for Potato Growers.
Would you think of entering a crip-
pled or diseased horse in a race? It
is no more practical to attempt to pro-
duce 75 cent potatoes at a profit, from
The average potato yield in Centre
county is about 90 bushels per acre.
With good, clean, healthy seed alone
that average yield can be increased
50 per cent. The best time to detect
diseased potato plants is now while
they are growing. In order to help
farmers to become better acquainted
with these degenerative potato diseas-
es the Centre county Farm Bureau
has arranged to hold field meetings
Friday and Saturday, July 28th and
29th, as follows:
Friday, 10 a. m., at J. M. Campbell’s,
on White Hall road, three miles east
of Pennsylvania Furnace.
Friday, 2 p. m., Harvey Decker, one
half mile north of Penn Hall.
Saturday, 10 a. m., L. E. Hess, on
Tyrone pike, one mile southwest of
——New Directories of the United
Telephone and Telegraph company
were distributed to its many patrons
throughout Centre county this week.
i of State College, as
WADDLE.—Mrs. Susanna C., Wad-
dle, wife of the venerable James C.
Waddle, died at her home in Lock Ha-
ven on Sunday afternoon at three
o’clock, following a week’s illness with
She was a daughter of Jacob and
Sabina Wagner and was born at Leb-
anon on November 19th, 1845, hence
was in her seventy-seventh year. Her
parents came to Centre county when
she was a child and her early life was
spent in the vicinity of Bellefonte. In
1875, or several years after her mar-
riage to Mr. Waddle, they moved to
Lock Haven and that had been her
home ever since. Mrs. Waddle pos-
sessed many beautiful traits of char-
acter that endeared her to a large cir-
cle of friends and acquaintances, all
of whom will mourn her death. She
was an extremely affectionate mother
and the death of a daughter, Mrs. A.
C. Tevling, less than six months ago,
was a sad blow to her and she never
fully recovered therefrom.
In addition to her husband she is
‘survived by two daughters and two
sons, namely: Mrs. Mary W. Adams,
of Lock Haven; Mrs. Berkley Cham-
i berlain, of Williamsburg; Frank W.
Waddle, of Chicago, and Harry W., of
St. Louis, Mo. She also leaves two
brothers and one sister, Adam Y.
Wagner, of Bellefonte; David L, of
Lemont, and Mrs. Sabina S. Houser,
well as eight
grand-children and three great grand- |
Funeral services were held at her
late home in Lock Haven at two
o'clock on Wednesday afternoon by
Rev. Oliver S. Wetzler, after which
interment was made in the Highland
WALKER.—Mrs. Eliza Jane Walk-
er, widow of William C. Walker, died
at the home of her daughter, Mrs.
George Heaton, at Greenwood, near
Altoona, on Sunday evening, follow-
ing an illness of some weeks with a
complication of diseases.
Her maiden name was Eliza Watkins
and she was born at Beech Creek
on August 11th, 1847, hence was al-
most seventy-five years old. She was
married to Mr. Walker at Milesburg
fifty-four years ago and they had nine
children. Mr. Walker died some years
ago but surviving her are the follow-
ing children: Mrs. Heaton, of Green-
wood; William Walker, of Grampian;
George, of State College; Clyde, of
Mineral Point, and Forden, of Snow
Shoe. She also leaves two brothers
and two sisters, William and Harvey
Watkins, of Flemington; Mrs. Emma
| Shawley, of Howard, and Mrs. Clara
Walker, of Altoona.
The Walker family lived for many
years in Boggs township and Mrs.
Walker was a member of the United
Brethren church for fifty years. Fun-
eral services were held at Greenwood
on Monday evening and on Tuesday
the remains were brought to Centre
county for burial in the Advent cem-
GILL.—Irvin Patton Gill died at his
home at Huntingdon Furnace last
Thursday as the result of a stroke of
Furnace seventy-four years ago but
the family moved to Huntingdon coun-
ty when he was a boy. In his early
manhood he worked as a furnaceman
and became an expert iron worker.
He was a member of the Methodist
church and a good citizen. Surviv-
ing him are his second wife, three
sons and three daughters. Rev. J. S.
Hammace, of Pine Grove Mills, had
charge of the funeral services which
were held at four o’clock on Saturday
afternoon, burial being made in the
Seven Stars cemetery.
WOODS Kreider Woolis died at
his home at Philipsburg last Thurs-
day following an illness of many
months. He was a son of Mr. and
Mrs. Winfield Scott Woods and was
born at Matternville, in Buffalo Run
valley, forty years ago. Most of his
life, however, had been spent in Phil-
ipsburg. He worked as a teamster
and was reliable and industrious until
overtaken by illness. Surviving him
are his father and three brothers,
Winfield S. Jr. and William Woods, of
Philipsburg, and John, of Niles, Ohio.
Funeral services were held last Sat-
urday afternoon, burial being made in
the Philipsburg cemetery.
WEAGLEY.— Mathias easier, a
well known resident of Gregg town-
ship, died at his home at Spring Mills
on Monday, following a long illness,
aged 68 years, 4 months and 21 days.
He is survived by his wife and two
daughters, Mrs. John Albright and
Mrs. Ralph Ziegler, both of Gregg
township. Also two brothers and one
sister, George Weagley, of Spring
Mills; James, of Bellefonte, and Mrs.
Grenninger, of Freeport, Ill. Burial
was made in the Spring Mills ceme-
tery yesterday morning.
PACKER—1Ira Packer died at his
home in Boggs township on Sunday
evening as the result of heart failure,
aged 53 years and 10 months. He is
survived by his wife and one son, To-
ner Packer, living in Illinois. He also
leaves two sisters and one brother,
Mrs. Kate Jacobs, of Milesburg; Mrs.
Franklin Ammerman, of McAllister-
ville, and James C. Packer, of Miles-
burg. Burial was made in Rose Hill
cemetery on Tuesday afternoon.
PETERS Mrs. Annie Peters, wife
of George Peters, died at her home
near Unionville at one o’clock Satur-
day morning, following an illness of
some weeks, aged sixty-seven years.
Funeral services were held on Mon-
day afternoon after which the remains
were taken to Osceola Mills, the for-
He was born at Centre |
mer home of the family, for burial in
the Fairview cemetery.
The Boys Will Break Camp Today.
We made a brief visit to camp A. G.
Morris, on Spring creek, Wednesday
evening, only to find the lovely little
spot where the younger Y boys have
been having the time of their lives,
practically deserted. Cook Beals and
Master Grove were the only ones in
sight and they informed us that zll
the others had taken their supper and
blankets and gone to the woods for a
night of rough camping. Surely the
lads are having a wonderful time and
we fancy there will be many a regret
when they have to quit the canoes, the
swimming and hiking and good eats
to return home today.
We don’t know when we have been
so impressed with the beneficial work
the Y is doing for the youth of this
community, as when we saw that
camp and fully surveyed the scope of
physical and moral exhilaration its op-
portunities made possible. Little boys
were all on their own, some of them
for the first time in their lives, and
while the play went on there was that
deft work at character building that
has made Mr. Aplin, the Y secretary,
so successful and so popular.
Of course the camp would not have
been the success it was had it not had
a splendid chef like Beals. He kept
the boys filled with wholesome food,
baked pies and buns for them and
made himself so helpful in every way
that he became a veritable idol in
camp. The admiration was mutual,
however, for Beals told us that in his
long years of experience he had never
seen a group of lads like the ones he
was then cooking for. He said there
was team work everywhere and never
a discordant note.
Business Men’s Picnic.
The annual picnic of the Associated
Business Men of Bellefonte is usually
the last big gathering of the kind.
This picnic will be held this year at
Hecla park on Thursday, August 17th,
and the committee in charge is work-
ing kard to make it the biggest and
best one ever held. There will be two
ball games, one in the morning and
one in the afternoon, which is assur-
ance that the picnic will be an all day
gathering. The game in the after-
noon will be one worth going to see,
as it will be between ‘the crack P. R.
R. motor department teams of Har-
risburg and Williamsport. These are
regarded as two of the best teams in
the railroad league and many suppor-
ters from both cities will doubtless
accompany each team.
But baseball will not be the only at-
traction: of the day. There will be
many other sports, band concerts,
dancing afternoon and evening, boat-
ing and a good time generally. Re-
freshments of all kinds will be for
sale on the grounds. Make your plans
to be there.
More Whiskey Found on Florida
According to prohibition enforce-
ment officer Davis the plowing up of
the Florda fruit farm, located on the
mountain near Loganton, by big trac-
tors, resulted in the discovery last
Friday of forty-three more quarts of
moonshine whiskey which had been
buried in the ground for safe keeping.
The find gave the officers in charge re-
newed inspiration to continue their
work until they have turned over the
soil of the entire farm. It is the be-
lief of federal enforcement officers
that the Florida farm plant was one
of the largest moonshine distilleries
in the north, and they claim to have
i evidence that two and three truck loads
of liquor were sent out from the farms
every week, most of it to western
points. After the farm has been thor-
oughly plowed in the search of booze
it will be sold at public sale to the
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Do not fail to register for the Elks’
picnic on August tenth. The days for
registration are Monday, Tuesday and
Wednesday, July 31st, August 1st and
2nd. The place the Elks’ club, where
Mr. George W. Rees will take your
names. If you cannot call in person
on these days have your parents send
in your name by mail. Remember the
age limit, six to fourteen years.
——The annual community picnic
of residents of Jacksonville and vi-
cinity will be held tomorrow(Satur-
day) at Brookside park one half mile
west of Jacksonville. It will be one
of the old-fashioned kind of basket
picnics, the kind where all who at-
tend go laden with well filled bas-
kets. The Odd Fellows band, of
Bellefonte, will be present and enliven
the gathering with concerts during
the day. The public in general is
invited to attend.
——John Wesley McKelvey, son of
Rev. and Mrs. E. E. McKelvey, won
the Lycoming county scholarship to in-
stitutions of higher learning awarded
by the State Department of Public In-
struction. The young man took the
regular fcur year’s course in the Wil-
liamsport High school and won out
over all competitors. John is spend-
ing his summer vacation selling cake
griddles and so far has met with good
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——Workmen are now engaged in
putting up the marble and glass par-
titions in the remodeled First Nation-
al bank, of Bellefonte, and hope to
have the building completed by Sep-
tember 15th, at least.
Industrial Statistics for Centre Coun- | Train Robber and Convicted Murderer
ty in 1921.
According to the production figures
of Centre county for the year 1921
made public by the Pennsylvania De-
partment of Internal Affairs, there
were preduced, among other things,
12,828,528,000 matches. If it would
be possible to lay these matches end
to end there would be a sufficient num-
ber to encircle the globe eighteen
Industrial establishments in Centre
county turned out products in 1921
having a value of $8,758,200, accord-
ing to figures made public by Secre-
tary of Internal Affairs, James F.
Woodward, following a completion of
a survey made by the bureau of sta-
tistics and information of the Penn-
sylvania Department of Internal Af-
The 118 establishments in the coun-
ty last year gave employment to 3,-
813 persons of whom 2,525 were
Americans white, 27 were Americans
colored and 1,261 were foreigners.
The records show also that of the per-
sons employed 3,422 were males and
391 were females. Industrial workers
in the county in 1921 were paid a to-
tal wage of $3,026,600, of which $2,-
858,100 was paid to male workers and
$168,500 was paid to female labor.
The capital invested in Centre coun-
ty industries last year amounted to
The largest production item in Cen-
tre county in 1921 was bituminous
coal, the value of it at the mines be-
Various classes of industry in the
county had values for the year as fol-
Building and contracting materials
and supplies, $284,500; chemicals and
allied products, $1,158,100; clay,
glass and stone products, $1,679,800;
food and kindred products, $1,608,000;
beverages, $125,600; lumber and its
remanufacture, $468,300; paper and
printing industries, $114,800; textiles
and textile products, $591,800; metals
and metal products $421,300; mines
and quarries, $2,237,000; tobacco and
its products, $3,200; miscellaneous,
Practically one-third of the prod-
ucts of Centre county last year were
shipped outside of the State, the rec-
ords of the Department of Internal
Affairs showing that the value of the
industrial output shipped to points
outside of Pennsylvania was $2,931,-
Some of the quantities produced in
the county included: 60,500 cigars;
5,234 tons of glass sand; 612,191 tons
of bituminous coal; 350 tons of char-
coal iron; 26,145 dozen shirts; 72,000
dozen pairs of hosiery; 4,938 tons of
manufactured ice; 169,767 gallons of
ice cream; 1,100,000 building brick;
——1In the advertising columns of
today’s “Watchman” will be found the
announcement of Smith’s Greater
Shows, which will be on east Bishop
street all of next week for the benefit
of the Undine fire company. The
company travels in its own train of
fifteen cars and will come to Belle-
fonte from Williamsport, arriving
here along about noon on Sunday.
This show carries two bands and will
give street concerts every afternoon
——The musical club of Bellefonte,
which was so successfully inaugurated
in the spring by Miss Rebecca Lyon,
will resume its work in September.
The meetings of that month will con-
sist of three musical teas given on the
14th, 21st and 28th, at the homes of
Mrs. Frank McCoy, Mrs. John Blanch-
ard and Mrs. Ellis L. Orvis.
——In another column of the
“Watchman” will be found an adver-
tisement for the sale of the Robert
Barnes property at Pleasant Gap oy
Thursday, August 17th. This proper-
ty is located on the state highway and
is a nice, comfortable home. Any per-
son interested should attend the sale.
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——The county commissioners last
week awarded the contract for the
construction of a twenty-four foot
wide reinforced concrete bridge across
Slab Cabin creek, between Lemont
and State College, to Harry Bilger, of
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——Walter Armstrong, who on the
first of July resigned his position as
deputy recorder of Centre county, has
accepted a position as clerk in the R.
S. Brouse grocery store , on High
Harry Wagner spent from Friday
until Sunday in Altoona.
William Bohn is having his home
improved by a coat of paint.
Miss Alice Rutter, of Millersburg,
is visiting her friend, Eleanor Radel.
Mrs. Harry Frantz and daughter
Sarah, of Centre Hall, were recent
visitors at the home of Howard Cal-
Mrs. Clel. Garner and sons, Wil-
liam and Bruce, of State College, vis-
ited at the home of her sister, Mrs.
F. E. Reish, on Tuesday.
Miss Pearl Martz, who is a nurse in
training in Philadelphia, is spending
her vacation at the home of her par-
ents, Mr. and Mrs. N. B. Martz.
Birney F. Fleming and Carrie B.
Brown, Normal, Ill.
William F. Gilmartin, Scranton, and
Bessie E. Bechdel, Bellefonte.
Ellis B. Shaffer, Lock Haven, and
Lillian I. Diehl, Nittany.
The last act in the drama which in-
included the sensational robbery of tne
Manhattan limited train on the Penn-
sylvania railroad at Gallitzin, on July
29th, 1921, which included the shoot-
ing of mail agent A. J. Lantz, and
the murder in Altoona on August 3rd
of William E. Niehaus, an insurance
adjuster of McKeesport, was played
to a finish on Monday morning when
Gilbert McCloskey, twenty-three
years old, of Altoona, was sent to the
death chair at the Rockview peniten-
McCloskey was alleged to have been
the ring leader of the gang which in-
cluded George Lafferty and Edward
Yon. The young men succeeded in
eluding the police until early in Oe-
tober when all were arrested. Laffer-
ty and Yon drew second degree ver-
dicts and are now serving twenty year
sentences in the western penitentiary.
McCloskey was convicted of murder
in the first degree and every effort
possible was made to save his life.
The pardon board refused to inter-
vene and even as late as last Friday
an appeal was made to Supreme court
justice Kephart, at his home in Eb-
ensburg, to grant a stay of execution
but he declined.
Owing to the many sympathizers
McCloskey had in Altoona the Blair
county officers took no chances in
transferring him from the Blair coun-
ty jail to the death house at Rockview.
The trip was made on Friday after-
noon and five officers had him in
charge. McCloskey’s wife and sister
visited him at the death house on Sat-
urday and on Sunday his mother made
her farewell visit. McCloskey had al-
ways protested that he did not fire the
fatal shot which killed Niehaus and
maintained his innocence until the
last. He was attended to the death
chair by Father B. O’Hanlon, of State
College. The remains were claimed
and were sent to Gallitzin for burial.
A campaign has been started
among farmers and dairymen of this
section in the interest of cleaner
. Miss Jeannette Winkleman, of Wil-
liamsport, is spending some time with
her grandparents, Mr. and Mrs,
Miss Grace Moyer is staying with
her sister, Mrs. Lewis Grubb, while
the latter’s husband is working in
Buffalo Run valley.
On Saturday morning James Deck-
er took Miss Martha Neff, Mrs. Ches-
ter Neff and three children, Philip,
John and Sarah, to Spring Mills for a
visit with friends, returning home
Miss Helen Resides, and mother, of
Williamsport, after spending a week
with friends at Unionville, made
brief visits at the Leon Monteith anc
Clyde Yearick homes last week, re.
turning home on Saturday.
Little Helen Lucas, a daughter o
Mr. and Mrs. Ephriam Lucas, quite
unwittingly caused considerable com
motion and excitement last Saturday
night. She had been on a visit at the
home of her sister, Mrs. Merrill Walk
er, of Howard, and in the evening the
Walker family and Helen started t
walk to the Lucas home. The latte
ran ahead but she knew the road an:
the Walker’s thought little of it un
til they arrived at the Lucas hom
and discovered that Helen had no
made her appearance. A genera
alarm was sent out and neighbors an:
friends were organizing a searchin;
party when the little girl was discov
ered in Gledhill’s ice cream parlo:
whither she had gone instead of t
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Real Estate Transfers.
Rosa Parks, et bar, to Matt Fer
wick, tract in South Philipsburg; $80(
Clyde Lucas, et al, to C. L. Quicl
tract in Burnside township; $425.
Jesse D. White, et ux, to Martha W
White, et al, tract in State College
Floyd Bressler, et ux, to Mrs. Li:
zie Avery, tract in Smullton; $200.
Franklin Woomer, et al, to W. V
Ingram, tract in Taylor townshi}
Spring Creek cemetery to Jot
Mitchell, et al, tract in College tow:
John S. McCargar’s Exr’s to Han
H. Ruhl, tract in Bellefonte; $7,100
H. R. Maffett, et ux, to W. 1
Harpster, tract in College townshi
John A. Erb to John Jones, tract
South Philipsburg; $1.
I. G. Gordon Foster, et al, to Ch:
W. Straub, tract in State Colleg
Clarence Local Union No. 1871,
Clarence Co-operative Assn., tract
Snow Shoe; $7,000.
A.B. Curtisand Co. to W. °
Phelps, et ux, tract in Rush townshi
I. G. Gordon Foster, et al, to Cl:
W. Robinson, tract in State Colleg
To Ration Coal.
A system of coal rationing will
necessary if the coal miners and oy
rators do not agree to resume mini
operations within two or three wee
a high official of the government
close touch with the situation said.
Plans are being drawn for a volt
tary revival of the war time conser
tion policy employed by the fuel :
ministration which will be put into «
eration if the strike is long cont
ued, it was learned.
The first step in the rationing s
conservation program would be
give priority rights on coal to th:
users on whom the life of the nat
depends in a large degree.
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