Harrisburg telegraph. (Harrisburg, Pa.) 1879-1948, October 02, 1918, Page 9, Image 10

Below is the OCR text representation for this newspapers page. It is also available as plain text as well as XML.

American Troops
Firm Lines, Despite
With the First American ' Army
Wert of the Mcu.se, Oct. 2. —American
troops have established themselves
solidly In Clerges, despite powerful
German counterattacks.
Cleges lies nearly three miles north
of Montfaucon. where tho American
center battled so stubbornly and suc
cessfully on the second day of the
Following a brief artillery bom
bardment the Germans counterat
tacked at 7 o'clock this morning from
the region nor.th of Apremont in an
effort to drive us back in tho Aire
Troops from Pennsylvania repulsed
the attack, though some fighting was
still in progress, at 10 o'clock.
Attacks Beaten Off
Minor enemy attacks elsewhere
yesterday evening were beaten off.
The enemies' artillery fire every
where decreased during the night and
I Very Simple—
There's nothing to it. ■
Some people are under I
the impression that it
is necessary to plank
down S3O, S4O or SSO I
for a new winter outfit, B
We Clothe the Family I
It isn't necessary for 1
you to do that here, be
cause our
Pay As You Earn Plan
makes it convenient
for you to get a new
suit, coat or dress or 9
• whatever you ma y
B need inthelineof I
wearing apparel and
pay for it according 3
to your incopie, I
whether you pay a lit- s
tie each week, every
H two weeks or monthly | j
H is satisfactory to us.
There's a reason why 1
this store is so popular.
ITHF fJ ORF STORE HOURS: Week ay—Open f> n. m.t Close 5.30 p. m. JUC PI ORF
I KJLJKJUL. ____________ Saturdnyn—Open n. tn.j Close op. in. I ilCi ULUDE
Our Boys Are Giving, Uncle Sam Asks You to Lend.
Buy All the Liberty Bonds You Can
; It's the Extra Quality /Mil#
That Distinguishes
Conditions as they are to
day, foreseen by us a year ago Wtmts.
and more, explain our being in
a position to supply you with
Men's and Young Men's ALL
•WOOL Clothes of EXTRA
While woolens are mighty scarce j j
you can always depend on the extra /////
worth .of all fabrics in GLOBE 7 ' jWIMP.
GLOBE CLOTHES you'll find better '
style, better tailoring with assort- ; f
ments of the most beautiful patterns to Mi ml|W '
select from we've ever shown. vsw
GLOBE CLOTHES are honest through and through not merely made
to sell BUT certain to give each buyer an unfailing and extra service
dgring these abnormal times.
As to the <exclusiveness of GLOBE STYLES we have but to refer you
to our window displays.' Make your own comparisons.
S2O $25 S3O $35 S4O to S6O
Hats a —— ~ Underwear
Caps I THE GLOBE Necktvear j
Shirts Hosiery
tills morning e-xeept in the Ar^onne.
Ov.'- suns silenced the enemies' bat
terlee across the Meuse-.
iV\l !'■ privates from Pennsylvania
surprised and captured seventy-five
tlv-epsahs til lighting north at Var i
Ail anonymous document dropped iti
UUV lilies west of-the Moselle beads'.
"Wo want to know about peace-.
\V'e believe the great war will last
at least another year if our capital
ists aild nan-Gel'lnanfl tie not learll
the truth about the great Allied*
American offensive.
"We can't have Vletery by the
Though we have made important
gaitt.l since the opening of ur hew
offensive, Including the capture of the
dominating height of Molufadcon,
and token many prisoners, It ta doubt
ful if this is more Importmt to the
Allied success than the fact that
wo have pinned down many enemy*
divisions which otherwise would have
been thrown Into line to stop the
Anglo-American and Belgian offen
envtj in the north.
" —l l
Nicholas Negro, 75,
Dies From Pneumonia
Nicholas Negro, ugod 75, died at
the Karris'ourg Hospital Monday
evening at 5.20 o'clock from Spanish
inlluenza, which developed into
pneumonia. He had been taken to
I the hospital at noon Monday by Or.
|H. W. George. He was a native of
j -taly. coming to America in 1861.
[He resided in Middletown for the
i ,ast twenty years. He is survived by
I one son, Frank Negro, of Lawrence
j tfrcet, where ho had been fnaking
I his home. Funeral services will be
held from the St. Mary's - Catholic
j Church Thursday morning at 9.30
: o'clock where high mass will be con
i ducted by the Rev. Jules Foin. Burial
will be made in the Catholic Ceme-
I 'cry, East Middletown.
The funeral of Alvin McNair will
] be held from his late home, Union
I and Emaus streets. Thursday after
-1 noon at 2.30 o'clock. The Rev. Wil- ,
! Ham Beach, of the Royalton United
j Brethren Church. will officiate,
j Burial will be made in the family I
i plot in the Middletown Cemeterv
! The body of Joseph HS. Manning,
I who died at Washington, D. C., was
I brought to town at noon yesterday
! and taken to the old Lutheran i
Church, North Union street, where |
j services were held at 2 o'clock, the |
Rev. S. T. Nicholas, of Washington, 1
| officiating.
The funeral of Miss Emma Keis-
I ter will be held from the home of
her parents, Mr. and Mrs. William
. Koons, Friday afternoon, with serv
ices at 2 o'clock. The Rev. Fuller
I Bergstresser, pastor of St. Peter's
! Lutheran Church, will officiate.
: Burial will be made in the Middte
; town Cemetery.
The Pastor's Aid Society of the
Methodist Church will hold its reg-
I ular monthly meeting at the home
of Mrs. Ward Thomas, Hummels
: town, on Friday evening. They will
meet at the home of Miss Mary
i Beachler, North Union street, at
7.30 o'clock, and from there will be
1 taken to Hummelstown in the auto
truck of A. H. Luckenbill.
The girls of the grammar school
I held a '■orr.munity'sing at the corner
of Ann and Catherine streets last
( The Woman's Club, of town, will
hold its first fall meeting at the
home of Mrs. H. B. Garver, East
Water street. Thursday afternoon.
Daniel Barbush and Eugene
Barbush, who conducted the West
End Hotel, Wood and Market
j streets, and James Barbush and
Lewis Barbush, who conducted j
tch Mansion House, Swatara |
street and Keystone avenue, will I
move t6 Harrisburg where they have I
secured positions.
Preparatory services will be held
in St. Peter's Lutheran Church this I
evening and on Sunday morning and |
evening the Holy Communion will be
, observed. The Rev. Fuller Berg- I
stresser will have charge of the
Railway Workers Buy
SI,OOO in Liberty Bonds
One thousand doUnfd Was subscrib
ed to the Fourth Liberty Loan last
night by Lodge No, 198 of the Amer
ican Federation of Railroad Workers
on the occasion of their regular busi
ness meeting, At a meeting of the
same organisation at Hummelstown
to-morrow evening two or three more
thousands ftte expected to be invest*
ed in bonds, C, G, Harper presided at
the meeting last night.
Both Reading and Pennsylvania
employes comprise the membership
of the organisation will attend the
lodge. The following delegates from
eighth nnnunl convention of the fed
eration in Boston October 18', J. H.
Lloyd, G. 0, Harper, F, W. Paull, S.
| ,J. Miller and J, 0, Sweeney,
Find Man's Neck Broken
Riding in Freight Car
Towuiula, Pa., Oct. 2. Samuel W.
KlrkhufT, of Rush, riding in a Lehigh
Valley freight car, was found dead
when the train reached Moshoppen
to-day. Tho man had been badly Jolt
ed and crashed against the sldo of tho
car, breaking hio neck.
Ho was working in tho car, unload
ing lime, and was hurled against the
sido of the car when an engine struck
it. Ho was 75 years old.
Railroad Notes
During September the Cumberland
Valley Railroad Relief Association
paid out ?427 sick bonetlts, $823 acci
dent benefits and S3OO death benefit,
William Jaefer, aged 49, of Brook
lyn, X. Y., conductor on the rullman
car Freeman, attached to train No.
27, westbound, waa injured while the
train was running over the Middle di
vision yesterday. Jaofer swerved
under the speed of the train. He -
fell against a berth and sustained a
bad gash above the right eye.
Studies are being made by the
United States railroad administration
I to determine whether the adoption of
an equitable and universal plan for
! the compensation of employes, in case
of death or injury, and old age in
surance is practicable. There are
difficulties in the way arising from
the existence of the present pension
and Insurance plans, but it is ex
pected that they can be overcome.
As a fire prevention precaution, or
ders have been issued by the railroad
administration prohibiting smoking*
in railroad shops, warehouses, store- I
houses, freight houses and offices, in
cluding record rooms and around
freight .platforms, and in all places
where inflammable material is stored.
The list of Pennsylvania employes
retired on penson on July 1, which
has Just been issued, contains the
names of 63 men and one woman.
Seven of them had worked more than
half a century each. The one woman,
Miss Bridget E. Whalen, was tele
graph operator at Collier, W. Va.,
where she had served .without a
break from July 26, 1868. or 26 days
less than half a century. The com
pany's circular includes a portrait
and sketch of Miss Whalen and says
that she was regarded as one of the
Railroad telegraphers probably will I
receive a wage increase of between j
S2O and $25 a month soon, it was said I
yesterday by Railroad Administration j
officials. The application of the
Order of Railway Telegraphers for |
more than twice this amount of in- j
crease still is pending before the i
Board of Railroad Wages, which is ex
pected to report soon to Director Gen- j
eral McAdoo. The increase to be sug- I
gested will be about equivalent, it is
said, to that recently granted clerks,
maintenance of way men, mechanical
workers and other, classes of em
Almost a Million Dollars
Paid Out to Second Class
Townships FoT Roads
ships of Mute
I was yoted by the
last Legislature to
road work tax. This sunt Covered
the'years 1010, 1011 and 1012 und
the Legislature which meets In Jan
uary will be aeked to care for 1013
und 1014.
The last payments made were
?044,185.20 tor 1911, $737,575.34
paving been paid tot 1010 and $201,-
050.88 for 1012.
Payments were only made to town
ships which tiled reports and agree
ment With the State Highway De
partment's bureau of township
highways that an amount equaling
what they leceive from tho State has
or will be expended by the town
ship for corlaln specified purposes.
Slnco tho first of 1007 tho state
has appropriated not far from SU,-
000,000 under township acts.
War Hits Repairs.—State reports
are commencing to feel tho effoots of
the ,wnr and some which used to bo
spread ovor hundreds of pages huvo
been cut In half. Superintendent
D. F, Long called attention of some
heads of departments to tho diffi
culties confronting the printing
trade and urged that they curtail
their publications. In Issuing leaf
lets as far as possible they aro be
ing hold down to one page, while
tabular work has been ordered re
duced to a minimum.
Sealo Again.—San Jose scalo has
been reported as showing more signs
of activity this fall among orchards
in the northern and western sections
of the state. Farmers and orchard
owners who are belying on natural
enemies and parasites are being de
luded says State Zoologist J. a. Sun
ders. Many trees have been dam
aged, according to reports of State
/Midwinter Show.—The State De
partment of Agriculture has an
nounced arrungemonts for state
wide displays of fruit and potatoes
at the time of the midwinter 'arm
products exhibition to be held In
Harrlsburg In January under aus
pices of tho Department. Grain
and other products will bo In com
petition and eleven classes have been
arranged for apples with classes for
pears, quinces and othor fruits to
gether with walnuts, chestnuts and
shellbarks. All fruit must be Penn
sylvania grown. The state has been
divided into threo districts for the
potato show, Berks, Columbia, Le
high, Montgomery and Schuylkill be
ing in the first and Adams, Bucks,
Cambria, Carbon, Chester. Cumber
land, Dauphin, Delaware, Franklin,
Lebanon. Monroe and Northampton
in the second with the rest of the
State In the third.
The Bureau of Markets has issued
a warning that all seed corn for 1919
should be promptly tested. The
yield of Pennsylvania corn this year
is stated to be nine per cent, below
t te . n ," year av erage of 87 per cent.
Nothing Done Yet—Public Service
Commission officials said to-day that
nothing had yet been done about ex
amination of books of the steam
heat department of tho Harrlsburg
Light and Power Company.
Watching Situation—"The Influ
enza situation In Philadelphia and at
shipbuilding points Is the most se
rious In Pennsylvania to-day. We
have had no reports of other out
breaks of a serious nature to-day,"
said Dr. B. F. Royer. Stato Commis
sioner of Health, Dr. Royer last
evening, In addition to sending a de
tail of doctors and nurses to Boston
to help the Massachusetts State
Health authorities, had nurses sent
to mining districts In Jefferson and
Indiana counties which had reported
the disease. So far very few cases
have appeared at the Capitol.
Comes Dp Next Week—Members
of the Public Service Commission
will start consideration of the Phil
adelphia Rapid Transit lease next
Monday, when the next executive
session will be held. The answer* of
the company to the questionnaire is
expected in a few days.
Inspecting Highway Highway
Commissioner O'Neil is busy Inspect
ing the Lincoln highway where the
entire maintenance force of the de
partment as far as can be assem
bled, is at work repairing for the
winter movement of Army trucks.
Board to Meet—The State Fores
try Commission will met Friday at
its offices.
At Scranton—William H. Moore,
of the Internal Affairs Department,
is in Scranton on state business.
Reserves Select
Student Classes
Students of Technical and Central
High schools who have had some
military experience and who show
aptitude for military work have been
formed into special classes for inten
sive training so they can assist In the
work of the Harrisburg Reserves
and Company I men at the schools.
The Technical class will be in charge
of Captain L. V. Harvey and ihe
Central men in charge of Lieutenant
The Technical men In the special
! class are Burkholder, Spelcer, Frank,
Wilsbach, Ebner, Peiffer, Strawheck
er, Shope, Beck, McGrunnaghan, J.
P. Smith, Black, Brown, Harris, Kel
ler, Bruker, Wallace, Schwartz, Jones
and Eclcert.
A. Reeder Ferrlday, who had
charge of the Hummelstown drill
last night, has arranged to have
Hummelstown men of draft age at
tend the drill of the Harrisburg Re
serves Friday night at the Armory
and to drill them afterwards. The
men from Penbrook, Susquehanna
and Middle Paxton townships und
Dauphin district are also invited to
attend the drill that night at the
Armory. They will be in charge of
Lieutenant H. W. Miller.
The Central High juniors had a
drill this afternoon in charge of men
from the Reserve Militfa and the Re
serves. Tho Militiamen were Captain
R. C. Bartley and Sergeant W. V.
Tomlinson. Sergeants J. H. Hall, J.
P. McCullough and" others from the
Reserves were present.
Waslitagton, D. C., Oct. 2.—Plans
are being formed by government of
lflclals the drug habit
which Is on the rapid Increase In the
nation. The elimination of alcoholic
drinks has added greatly to the
number of addicts. Special legisla
tion to amend the Harrison narcotic'
act will be" recommended to Con
gress. ,
Prominent Poxtang Man Is
Chosen to Be Additional
> Member For Section
• Thomas W. Bmallwood, woll
known Harrisburg businessman and
active In various linos, was to-day
announced as appointed an addi
tional member ,of the district appoal
board tor this section of the state.
The board meets at the Capitol and >
is houdod by David E. Tracy. It has i
chargo of uppeuls for Adams, Center,!
Mifflin, Cumberland, Columbia, Dau
phin, Franlcltn, Fulton, Huntingdon,
Juniata, Lebunon, Montour, North-1
umberlahd, Perry, Snyder, Union aud :
York. ' |
Mr. Smallwood, who was the first I
burgess of Puxtang, where he resides,!
will devote a considerable part of bis
time to tile work of th<s board.
Local draft boards throughout the ]
state were Informed to-day by stato
draft headquarters that postpone-,
ment of the movement of men;
scheduled to go to Camps Leo and
Humphreys next week does not af- i
feet the entrainment of registrants!
for the purpose of fifing deficiencies'
because of rejections at camp. Every \
rejection must bo replaced. The :
movement of men to Fort Thomas, I
which includes almost 1,650 for'
limited service, was started yester
day and will be concluded Friday.
"Strong as a Horse," Is His Way of
Describing Condition
"I had Indigestion so bad that It
had put my whole system on the
bum." says William Upjohn, of
Steelton, Pa., a P. R. R. brakeman.
"I couldn't seem to eat anything
that would agree with me, for no
matter what it was my food would
Just He like a red hot lump in my I
stomach and the gas would form |
faster than I could belch it up.
"Tanlac fixed me up in a great
way; my stomach got stronger and |
now I can eat anything without suf
fering afterwards and I feel strong
as a horse.
"Tanlac is sure great stuff for
stomach trouble "
Tanlac Is now being introduced
here at Oorgas' Drug Store.
Tanlac is a-ieo sold at the Gorgas
Drug Store in the P. R. R. Station;
In Carlisle at W. G. Stephens' Phar
macy; . Elizabethtown, Albert W.
Cain; Greencastle, Charles B. Carl;
Middletown. Colin S. Few's Phar
macy; Waynesboro. Clarence Croft's
Pharmacy; Mechanicsburg. H. F.
The genuine Tanlac bears the
name of J. I. Gore Co. on outside
carton of each bottle. Look for it.
SsuL". ray own
ret pbyw
.ctivity is
SS;.\ largely due to
ray persotul utc of
Sjg Nuxated Iron", says
Stf.B'. "..IS-JF Former Health Com
j,—otissioner Wm. R. Kerr, of'
'•'•£• *•'•'•" the City ol Chicago. "From
iUr* my own Experience with Nun
'ated Iron t feel it is such a
valuable blood and body build
'WßßP ing preparation that it ought'
P* ' to be used in every hospital
—* ' and prescribed by ivery phy
sician in the country " Nuxated Iron helps
to make healthier women and stronger, stur
dier men. Satisfaction guaranteed or money
refunded At all good druggists.
We replate and repair auto
lamps, radiators, band instru
ments, silverware. Jewelry ana
all other metal goods.
We do the best work % at the
roost reasonable prices, and do
it promptly, too.
A phone call or post card
brings our representative to
your door, to estimate on any
work you may have to be done.
What Gorgas Makes
Gorgas Guarantees
may be
by spraying the nose
and throat with
Antiseptic- —Healing
An Ideal Remedy
for Gold In the •/
Head and Catarrh
of the Nose, Throat
& Bronchial Tubes
Gorgas Drug Stores
/ *
I 'The Live Store" "Always Reliable''
IVelour Hats
Buying hats becomes a pleasure
< . when you have a well selected stock and the
large variety to pick from as you will find in this
"Live Store's" assortment of popular
| Stetson Hats I
I Mallory Velours
V elour hats are favored by most
men this season and the beautiful color
range you will find here will answer your question
why Business to-day is a battle between keen, am
bitious, busy minds, trained in the hard school of
experience ln the battles of the business world
"quick action" wins the day *— plus the studying,
training and preparation with which that, action is |
directed. H
1 We are enjoying an enormous hatbusi- 1
I ness because from the "start off" we were careful in
buying the kind of Hats that we were sure men would like; I
and then bought them in quantities that assured good assort- 1
ments throughout the season You will save considerable time
I by making Doutrichs your headquarters for Hats, Clothing
and furnishings.
I This Is the Store Everybody Is Talking About
Sweaters are in greater demand this
Ifall than ever before and if you want good wool
sweaters you should come Here and examine the quality of the
"Visor" Sweaters we are selling The prices are tempting be
| cause these garments were bought more than a year ago and the
savings are yours.
I We have plenty of slipover 1
sweaters for men and boys in Khaki, Navy,
II Maroon and Gray Shawl collar sweaters of every
description, as well as an abundance of women's and
girls' sweaters in substantial weaves and styles —.
Here you will find the largest stock of sweaters in
Central Pennsylvania.
OCTOBER 2, 1918.