Omaha daily bee. (Omaha [Neb.]) 187?-1922, April 18, 1922, Page 3, Image 3
Till: VUU OMAHA. Tl'KSOAV. APRIL If. lWi. 3 Uc of Idle U.S. Ships Urged by Omaha Chamber I'ldn of Shipping Hoard to Koivc Me reliant Marine ii(Ioreil in llr.olution to Congroi. f.Torl. of the utc flip ping board lo put into u.e all idle gocrnmfnlownri hip to r-ctub-liih ind maintain an American nirr chant marine have bern rndortfd by the (urrign trade and com turret and the executive comminrr ot the Omaha lhamhrr of Com. iiirref, it Hat annotmcfd rtrrly. Memhrrt of lhre commitUM be. ce that pUring tlre thipi in operation, eiatlil)ing trade rontr from our outli Atlantic and gulf port, tt tie one practical plait by which the I'nitcd State can lake Iter place among maritime nation. Hoi ti committee alo endorsed the Jonct merchant marine art of I9J0. Resolution Adopted. Tliia resolution, adopted by tlifc conunittrri. has been forwarded l Nebraska rrprcKfnutivr in rongrr with urgent rcqurM that they .up port thre mrauret: "Believing in the nciiy of re ettablUhing and maintaiuing an nrriran mcrrnant marine rrvicc to carry on our country a tore ign trade and a an element of perfec tion, we hereby endorte the effort of the I'nilcd State shipping board to put into operation government owned hip now lying idle; the further establishment of trade route from our south Atlantic and gulf port; the Jone merchant marine act of 19J0, and the legislation now before congress which will allow this program to be consummated." Meets Hearty Response. George Carey of the Omaha Cham ber of Commerce, whoe service nave been loaned to the National Merchant Marine association, an or ganization for the furtherance of shipping and merchant marine ac livitie. has finished a two-weeks' tour of big cities of the middlewest, where he has met with a hearty response front commercial and civic organizations and business men. "Shipping and merchant marine will be one of the vital economic problems of the middlewest when the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence wa terways project ha been put through," Mr. Carey said. "This project will make seaports of practically all the cities on the Great Lake and will move the mid dle? west 1,500 miles nearer the ocean. Because of this the middlewest, which has always been considered inland, is beginning to think and. talk in maritime terms. "Motor Row Beggars" Draw Jail Terms in Police Court Thm "mntor row beggars" drew sentences ranging from 30 to 90 days Mnnrfav for vaerancv. Detectives announced that federal authorities were preparing a case against Tom Burns. F. O. Johnson, Frank W. Collins and W. H Mar of altering federal ,.-,;.;.c and that the same' four were wanted in connection with the robbery of the Bank of Staplehurst at Staplehurst, Neb., from which $60,000 worth of securities was sto- The gang was arrested at the Windsor hotel by Detectives Trapp and Munch, after its members had solicited large sums on pleas that they were mutes seeking money for operations. Man Facing Nonsupport Charge Wins Clemency William E. Conley, former Fort Crook soldier, now employed by the Northwestern Bell Telephone com pany haled into district court yes terday bv his wife, Mercedes, on charges of failing to provide fof his three small children, was given an other chance by District Judge The wife, an instructor in Hawaii an music, said that her husband had deserted his family last July, that the soldiers for whom he was top sergeant collected a fund for her. and that Conley was discharged from the army last August. She sajd she is now living at 2423 Cass street, and the three children are with their father's sister in Wyo ming. vecupauon x ax i.uiigcs Postponed bv Council City council committee of the whole placed on file yesterday an ordinance which contained several proposed amendments to occupation taxes. Revised amendments will be submitted by the commissioners at a later date. Restaurant men asked to have box lunch concerns taxed. Representa tives of companies operating oil fill ing stations objected to a proposed occupation tax on oil pumps. , -ir.... n-i.i -i.t.A i,. nf. fer an amendment to reduce the ex isting occupation tax of $200 a year on .theaters of seating capacity of more than 1,000 and showing motion pictures. ' Orpbeum Summer Stock Will Open Here May 14 Summer stock will open at the Oroheum theater May 14. It will be played by the J. J. Havden coninanv of Bhockton Mass. Manager William Byrne has re ceived no orders yet as to when the present vaudeville season will close down, but it is presumed this will close May 13. running right up to the eve of the opening number of summer stock. Secretary Fred Bushcy of the local stage hands union received orders yesterday to hire the stage hands to "rare for the productions of the J. J. Havden stock company. i -r : j r 14 11 1 n oracrs spcuutu .May if as "opening day. Drivers Lose Cars 30 Days Albert Hall. 1443 South Thir teenth street, charged with drunk onnejs and reckless driving, and Edward Cowger, 630 South Nine teenth street, charged with reckless driving, were fined $15 each in po plice court yesterday and their cars were ordered held lor 30 days, IbiRADIO DEPARTMENT Amateur Can Start With Cheap Outfit Cr)!al IMeetor $ti U Log ical Apjiaratui for Ilrgi oner. The foremot de.ir ot a radio en thutii.t it to por receiving set. Then lie need advice. He want to know what to buv fir.t. Experi ment In radio will ! one more than all the book on the subjects, What to bnv depend larely on the radio enthul4t' location with reference to a broadcasting station. If within 25 mile of one. be can be gin this fascinating same with little expense in the arqtiiition of a crystal ct or our similar to tne prire oi fcred by The Bee. But Few Essentials. The eentals of a receiving set of Mnall wave length are: Head phone. $5 to $15; antenna. $2; vario coupler, $5: switch for primary, 45 cents: condener, $125: crystal de tector, $2. The foregoing may be purchased at practically any radio store, though shipments will nut be promised immediately on account of a shortage of radio equipment. The radio editor of The ttte will assit in advice about purchasing and set ting up radio outlit. For a clearer tone in receiving, the vacuum tube supplants the crys tal detector hecaue of its rnitive tiess over long dataller. The crys tal detector, however, is the logical type for the biginucr. To Change Set It i neither necesary nor advis able to mount these instruments on an expensive front because the wire less experimenter will desire to change his set and add a vacuum or audion detector. For best results in setting, it is advUable to follow in structions and diagrams as outlined in practically any book on radio. "The A. U. C. of Radio" is perhaps the most instructive piece ot litera ture on the subject. In the near future, the radio edi tor of The Bee will describe the changes necessary to transform the crystal set into a regenerative set. SPARKS AERIAL Term used interchange ably with "antenna to designate the wire from which electric energy ts radiated into the ether and also the wire by which the radiated energy is received. AMPLIFIER A term u?cd to designate the means of amplifying the electrical eifect detected. The means may be cither a vacuum tube or an amplifying unit. AUDION A trade name given to , ' one form of vacuum valve. QUESTIONS. Anyone desiring information on ra dio and its equipment may write to the radio editor of The Bee. ADVERTISEMENT. WOULD NEVER BE WITHOUT IT "1 Only WUh Mothers Would U More of Father John's Medicine." Mothers will be interested in this letter from Mrs. Roberson. She says, "If all mothers would only try Father John's Medicine they would never be without it in the house. In January my two boys had the measles. After they got up I began giving them . Father John's Medicine. They began eat ing better and their cough stopped. Since then Father John's medicine has been our standby. I only wish mothers ..would use. more of this medicine. They would have less doctor's bills." (Signed) Mrs. F. Roberson, 9 Whipple Place, Green wich, N. Y. ADVERTISEMENT. FOR BURNING ECZEMA Apply Zemo, the Antiseptic Liquid Easy to Use From any druggist for 35c, or $1.00 for large size, get a bottle of Zemo. When applied as directed It effectively removes Eczema, quickly stops itching, and heals skin troubles, also Sores, Burns, Wounds and Chaf ing. It penetrates, cleanser and soothes. Zemo is a clean, depend able and inexpensive antiseptic liquid. Try it, as we believe nothing you have ever used is as effective and satisfying. . ADVERTISEMENT. FOR EXCESSIVE URIC ACID TRY THE WILLIAMS TREATMENT 85-Cent Bottle (32 Doses) FREE Just bfcaune you start the day worried end ttred. Miff less and arms and mus ols, nn aching1 head, burning and bear tnr down pains In the bark worn out before the day begins do not think you have to stay In that condition. Be strong, Veil, with no stiff joint, sore muscles, rheumatic pains, aching back or kidney trouble caused by body made acids. If you suffer from bladder weakness, with burning, scalding palna, or if you are in and out of bed half a dozen times a night, you will appreciate the rest, com fort and strength this treatment should giv. We want to prove The Williams Treat ment gets results in Rheumatism, Kidney Irritation, Bladder weakness and all ail ments caused by excessive uric acid, no matter how chronic ,or stubborn. If ynu send this notice with your name and address we will give you an 85-cent bottle (32 doses) free. Ptease send 10 cents to heln pay postage, packing, etc., n the Tne IT. i. a. imams .o., iept. W-:i3. P. O. Building. ast Hampton. Conn. Send at once and we will mail you by parcel post one regular ss-cent bottle, all charges prepaid. Only one free bolt l will t-e sent to the same person, addrezs, or family. I Rural Education to Be Helped Much by Wireless Phone Jrtrnrjf I loom' uiliophuiie fonfrrcmt committee now hope Id irt it recommendation t nteUi into taw by lumiurr. Cofigrrt.iiua Wliit of Maine U (Mitiinn a till, which, if r J by the prrut riin ot con. srru, will give the anuieur hi chncc t enjoy more fully the new art. With trie nrw trlnc rulr. oi pre in force, broalritinc thoulj go for. ar with grmtrr eliittency. The UV riittmg hcriutU brol catting ttationt probably will be grratly increrd. Hut they will he thinnrd out over a larger arr. At pretrnt tliry are clutfrrl in acw York. Detroit, rent ml Ohio and Sin I ranriico. Thry are Krving "ine 600. WNJ receiving et. Govern ment official estimate an increase of l.fioo.Ooo iii another year provided the tervire ran be nude valuable. At proent radio fang are about evenly divided between city and farm. "The real future of the radio phone U rural education," according to Chief Radio Inopector Terrell. "It i going a long way to keep young folk on the farm." The government it now behind the amateur. The new appropriation, effective July I, increase 'the radio divioion'i pending money to $lJO.ooo. For the lat fiscal year it wa JHO.OOO. This mean that the mnateur i going to ret rive special attention from federal radio inspect or. A plan of rural radio hrlpt U being worked out that will be ap plied thi dimmer. Radio fan will be kept better informed in the new art. Amateur are invited to bring their problems to the nine radio inspect ors. These inspector represent nine districts with office in the following cities: Boston, New York. Haiti more. Savannah (after July 1). New Orirans. San Francisco, Scattie, De troit and Chicago. For up-to-date sport news read The Bee. You will find it very in teresting. C3 It costs no more Lionberger Tire 2220 Harney Street Aged Churchgoer 1 Hit by Tram Car, Dies Inslanlly ! HHircil l'. r. hum of. Pailv Allnulaitt lit t. John, WIU Int., Path of Trolley. John T. Jimiih. W. 411 North Twen u l.irh meet it ha UiA lieen lo church every day (or the lat 10 years, wat killed rtrrday morning while on hi way to attend service at St. John Cailiudc church. Smith walked In I' out of north bound ilarney car 955 while be wa crossing Twrjjiy.ifih street, half a block Iroin In home. Atway a devout Catholic. Smith' attendance at church services be came marked id year aito, alter the death of hi wile, lUru at M he was stung and able to go at will, and neighbor bad grown accustomed to seeing him pa every morning on hi way to church. "I sounded the gong violently," said Josrph Walker, l).'0 South l-ourtrciith street, iitotorman, "but Mr, Smith didn't heed il." Ex-Policeman Freed of Robbery Charge Han Mortenxii. policeman in 1919, who wa held to the district court with Joe Bcimau, charged with robbing Thomas 1'recdman, owner of the Talm theater, of a $1,200 dia mond ring and $50 in cash, had hit case nulled by the county attorney' otiice after l-'reedman stated that he did not care to prosecute because hi identification was not toiiivc. The cac of I. J. Barsky. him ex change manager, and Harry VV. I'rown and George M. Mongar were also nollcd because of lack of evi dence. l'olicc had the three men held to the district court after Mongar and brown are alleged to have given police written confessions that Bark. sy intended to pay them for stealing his car. The county at torney's office charged that one of their witnesses had "failed to give the necessary evidence." Of FABRIC CORD TUBES -Kant-Slrp 0r Grooved Tread 30x3 $12.90 $2.15 30x35 14.90 $18.95 2.70 31x4 24.00 29.80 3.35 32x4 27.50 32.75 3.45 33x4 28.50 33.75 3.60 34x45 44.30 4:95 33x5 52.30 6.00 Other sizes reduced proportionately FOR SALE BY ALL DEALERS Kelly-Springfield Tire Co. 2578 Harney Street Omaha Distributors . Phone at Untie 1373 Shop Near Ci I v Jailjslleid Up Voulltful llichwiijiiifu I"'. Safe While lVoririor ami Customer Arc Meuaml. Two unmasked youth staged a downtown store holdup thi after noon almost on the stoop of Cen tral police station. They escaped with f.'oj. M. Ciilin wat alone in Iii pawn shop and clothing store at 111 Dougla street, Its than two block from hcadiiuartrr. The youths, wllo, be ay, were no more than entered. They levelled revolver at him and marched him to the rear of the store. While one stood guard over him, the other began lo ransack the place. In a few moment Mr. and Mrs. J. J. Curtis, Northwestern hotel, walked in. When no one came to wait on .kC.PM.SSXl Have you heard about it? to buy a & Service Co., thuu Cuiti walked toward the ear vl the room, lie walked ri.l't into the muzlc of the guard's pistol. Iii wile stood spellbound, Meanwhile the other ly bandit had hutted the safe for f.'o Hint the holdup forced the trio iiiii a washroniii at the rear of the room, barred the door and departed, Onlin and Curiits broke down the door and called police. Oihceri swarmed all over the place a few moment later, but they wire just too late, lilk City Vroiiiiiu Suffrage ami W.CT.U. Worker Die. Mr. Helen D. Wolcott, 85. widow of Orvis A. Wolcott of Elk City, JVeo., died early yesterday morning. ine wolcott moved Irom r arming ton. ).. la Ktb t'iiw iii Ufa. Mr. Wolcott wa identified for many year with the W. C. T. I', and woman slllferaue activities Slio is survived by two daughter, Mrs. V. 4 i :..( i i. j i i- si . .,1,,, aiui .i r. i. i , i.ii litres of Omaha, and two sons. M. O. Wol ejit and Koy A. Wolcott of Akron, IOIO. Kelly Tuesday Notion Day Special Reductions on Little Things Needed in Sewing' and Care of the Wardrobe Cray Jeraey Covered Drei Forma Sizes 32 to 1 1 bust. Special. l.tji! Footform Stocking Darner They fit the foot of the stocking. Regularly 15c. Special, 1Q I Hicka Perfect Hair Wavera For long or bobbed' hair. They will no' cut or injure the hair. Regu lar 23c package for 1Q Dreaaing- Comba Superior quality with coarse ami fine teeth. A 50c value for 35tf Ocean Pearl Button Various sizes, per card, U Shoo and Slipper Treea A 10c value for 72 Domestic Twill Tape 6-yard rolls, regularly 10c; special, per roll, 5 Cubes of Headed Pins 100 to the cube; regularly 15c; special, . 7 Safety Pins A 10c card Rickrack By the yard, 2 yards for 5 Children's. Gray Elastic Garters All sizes, pair, 102 Collingibourne's Satin Finished Basting Thread 100 yards to the spool, '2d Para Rubber Sanitary Aprons Regularly 50c, special. Venus Elastic Sanitary sizes. Regularly 50c. Kotex Sanitary Napkins Regularly 60c a dozen; special, 49 Carbon Dressing Pins 300 to the paper, special, 3 Cubes of Invisible Hair Pins 50 to the cube, Star Darning Cotton A regular 5c ball for 3 Mam Floor South Continuing Our After Easter Sale Wearing Apparel For Women Savings of Among the timely and New Spring Suits at 25.00 Former Prices 29.50 to 45.00 25.00 to 30.00 Silk Frocks at 17.95 39.50 to 55.00 Silk Frocks at 35.00 55.00 to 90.00 Silk Frocks at 45.00 Second Floor West r jkk After Easter Sale 2-Clasp Kid Gloves 75c a Pair An accumulation of odd lots of real kid, lambskin and cape gloves in black, white and colors. Some are slightly mussed from dis play. All sizes, but not every color in each size. These gloves formerly sold from 1.50 to 2.50; per pair, Main Floor North A CAPE COSTUME V for 3 35 Belts Medium and large Special, 35 and Misses 20 to 50 important reductions are: 2 -Clasp Kid Gloves w vsm 75c The Last Word in Smartness HOME JOURNAL PATTERNS Nos. 3516-3287 The new Summer La dies' Home Journal Fash ion Quarterly is now on sale, 25c a copy or only 10c when purchased with a pattern.