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Bring the shells to the War Work Headquarters. Those
ringing in the most shells in November will receive a prize. The
iells 'brought. can be weighed at War Work Headquarters and
ided to a card for each competitor, which will be kept for the
idges to add up and award the prizes the first of December..ere is a chance for any boy or girl to do a patriotic service.
All canning car[s must be in by November 1st. Those whose
trds have already been turned in, but who did not include eggs,
ih, meat, pickles, mince meat, salted and dried products, etc.,
ay send their reports in to War Work Headquarters or telephone
UNCONDITIONAL SURRENDER BUTTONS - Wear
tem. We all think alike on }his question.
New Construction costing more than $2500 must be preented and ruled upon by the Committee on Non-War Work.
etition forms here or with ARTHUR T. SAFFORD, Chairman.
POLICE COURT fering from drink. He complainedo.
*being relieved of his hat and about $40.
When called in court on a charge of
drunkenness hepleaded not guilty, but
th _ _ ai o the evidence of the two officers was
sufficient to satiety His Honor that the
ther Is Sentenced tor Neglect man was drunk-very drunk. He promised to get back to his Vermont fireof His Little side and was placed on probation.
Lawrence Collins came down from
Child. Montreal recently to work and apparently suffered from Ah.._istaken idea
that he could ride on the iocaT'-'treet
rthur. Smith placed a. 10 months' carse without contributing the usual six
T rbabyathe welG erathoncents per trip. He boarded a Middletsex street car Tuesday afternoon while
Ssome tint aeo for treatm edt. The in a drunken condition and not only
Id fully reoverd, but the father refused 'to settle, but heaped vile and
er came afttr him. Neither did he abusive language on the conductor.
Patrolman J eremiah Dooley happened
for the baiy's care. Several bills to be aboard and placed him under arre rendered u at tie not only disre- rest. When the court heard that there
rded tter. but didn't., and hasn't up were a number of school children on
the car. who were obliged to listen to
date. takn the chisl l lie was called the man's filthy language, he imposed
olitr' court yesterday on a a 10 days' Jail sentence.
arge af neglect, and on finding of Ethel Voodcock visited Eleanore
Conlois' home in EastMerrtmack street
ilLy I Gs ttt,,td to tite ons e of some time ago and while there helped
rrecton ifor term of five months. I herself to her host's best suit. valued
ent ItittarctOn of th' lowell Hu- at $22. \Vhen arrested for drunkenness
tnt- tIniioty rt.irted that the de- on Tuesday. the old complaint was
ndantdid hii,. Ocntthing il oston resurrected and on being found guilty
e df-.thtt. matill, tve.o n ly"too both charges she was given oneat of ti,. tctiLtt, ti( tth.r'c. 'lhe man month in which to make good the loss
If~if", I;, it,al t; tol N 's ot-i,r 'd to of the suit.
cc,,.ni,, t, ihc,. o. I ilnat for Su- Maglolre,nbelle. charged with negc i,,,,rf-lect of his children, pleaded not guilty.. j n. l r-, "'int,.' i, from "t. through his attorney. Ti J. Donahue,;,'; l pot-kelflll of and after listening to the evidence,
r, lly.;,,, c -site l i ff, =,:,l:l ot n in-' tias continued one month w ithout'flndiI;1 },, n Itl,lt,"rc,l il. Icttiat the itg. it n the hope that things may be,oc is cc, \\ t ti i ti io ty Itrec, patched lip.
c y. c, 1, foun iy o;, it i Li ttO ofti- James Edwards was brought In on a
I.s. rcll*,i'; lL ' i lt; itttng in a capias for failtre to paya 55 fine. He
rif; ic, f it. ictt ll In the minds made the startling announcement that
t h,, cs. n it, t i:1ittetttt s o'i sot- he couldn't get work, but after a short
lecture by His Honor he was turned.-- '-'--' over to the probation officer for two
T'hirltT Years Ao.h weebs. during which time he iseY,. peted to liquidate his indebtedness to
the county. Defendant told the court
1918.. that he "sure would pay." Louis Per)ctober 31-Temperature at noon, reault was another individual who has
fair. failed to make good on a fine and he
Sreat republitan parade with Charles was continued one week in which to
Hanson an rhief marshal, and'clean up his debt. The probation offidrew G. Swapt Cot. Alber Pinder cer released 13 first-timers and three
d Patrick Brady among the aides. t others were given suspended sentences.
ere were four iiivistocs aid almost ile soldiers who were arrested on a
erybody that wan anybody in the ' charge of drunkenness were returned to
publican party was iistedto corn- tamp Devens.
and, assist in commanding, carry a
rmb. beat a,tlrUtt. Iiow ' horn nr:;lotett ra cktthr It w.n it "tGreat- i ATTENDANCE AT THE
l vr. onet o r Itie '70. when
te Hayes a Seel ey.. metilled the PUBLIC SCHOOLS
ty with the"'fhit-t and t te glare of When schools reopened on Monday
erosene the number of pupils attending was
Hr. John Sc.pparil cad Miss Annie practically the same as at the opening;obinson weren tarriecitby Ret. Thom- of the year. There were slight des Bakes of iSt. Anne'... creases noted- In a few of the schools.
Officer Patrick Brady and Miss Mar- due, It Is presumed, to sickness.
'aret O'Nell were married Iy 1ev. The total at the high school was
'homes McManus " 16,. while at the grammar schools
W. S. Southworth was elected a there wve present 4972. At the prlnember of tihe New England Cotton mates the number was 2094. and at
danufacturer's association, the kindergartens there were 267.
Again We Call Your Attention
Fr-iday,. Nov. I, 8 P. M.
Mechanics Hall, Odd Fellows Bldg.. Middlesex St.
C0O OLIG, WEEKS, COX. Come E verybody and Get Facts.: Â~ DAVID DI(qKSON,,
i::: i'i}Chairman Republican o~ Committe
ME1NDI (G AND SERVICE
BOARD AT DEVENS
'An interesting "'A1rt of woman s Wa>
work is the mending atCampD Devens.
This work originated with the 'id
Shirley Chapter, D. A.R.,' and formerly
was done by the D. A. R. but is now
open to workers passed upon by the
The women, some of whom Imissed
not a day last winter in spite of drifts
and zero weather deserved, and received the gratitude of the soldier
boys who were benefited, not only by
having buttons sewed on, suits 'efitted
and unsightly holes mended but also
by the motherly companionship of the
volunteer menders. Many of them.
while mending for a soldier here wondered if any one were doing a like service for her boy "Somewhere in
A "mending and service board" has
lately been formed. This board Is
composed of the women responsible
for the building up of the Â~work and
of two women appointed under the
Hebrew Welfare Board.
Besides having charge of the mending. this board has the oversight of
contributions of flowers and gifts to
the huts and hospitals of pieces for
rug making. of obtaining cloths for
auto cleaners and of the making of
The board locates boys and writes
of their welfare to inquiring parents.
Any contributions of the above articles or of money for carrying on the
work can be sent to the director or to
any member by those who feel Interested in helpig the soldier who has
so recently left home surroundings
The director will gladly answer all
questions or speak in regard to the
The members of the hoard are:
Director: Mrs. Elmer H. Allen, Shirley; secretary. Mrs. Abble J. Wells,
Shirley; treasurer. Mrs. Nellie Guttereon. Pepperell; Mrs. Andrew Pratt.
Fitchburg. Mrs. Burton Wiggin. Lowell. Mrs. Clifford C. Lawrence. Leominster. Mrs..Amanda Gilman. Worcester
Mrs. Edward C. Johnson. Holden. Mrs.
W. H. Hoyt, Lowell. Mrs David W.
Coiburn. 'Fitchburg. Mrs. John C. Hoerner. l.owell. Mrs. Charles E. Blaisdell,
-Lowell. Mrs. Lavonne J. Edgarton,
Shirley, Mrs. 1. Mehlman. Lowell, Mrs.
Fanny Goldberg. Worcester.
WILL OPEN MONDAY
ThomasIsher, principal of the vocalional school. annoutlnces that radiobuzzer classes will be inaugurated at
the Mann school beginning Monday
night. Nov. 4. The classes will he held
four nights weekly-Monday. Tuesday,
Thursday and Friday-and classes will
sta,t at 7.1t o'clock, and will continue
for two hours each night.
Men who have knowledge of gas engines, who are electricians or machinists may enter the signal corps providing they have a knowledge of the
continental code of sending and receiving messages. Such men, of draft
age, have but to take these courses
and pass in them. and they will at once
be given certificates placing them in
the signal corps. Physically fit men in
classes 2, 3 and 4 also may enter the
signal corps by this means.
Registration for the classes can be
made at any time during the day or
night between now and next Monday.
Registration will be at the Mann
MORE RECRUITS FOR
THE GAS HOUNDS
Fifteen more Lowell men signed up
for the gas hounds last night, bringing
the number to date up to nearly 75.
Those who signed up last night were:
Charles J. Coyle, 86 Willie street;
Edward Hallowood. 207 Concord street;
John J. O'Callahan, 30 Whipple street;
John Lawrence, 02 Middlesex street;
Alfred Lawson. 23 Bassett street; Edward Johnson, 323 Lincoln street; William W. Arbo, 18 Fourth street; Ernest O. Bosworth, Westford; Thomas 1F.
Lee, 27 Butterfield street; John Brady,
595 Gorham street; Harry L. Thompson, 302 Middlesex street; John J. Conway. 280 Appleton steret; Frank Pioanso, 20 Short treet; Michael F. Byrne,
66 Pleasant street; Harry J. Riopelle,
10 Merrill street.
LITTLE BOY STRUCK
BY AN AUTOMOBILE
A Polish boy,' whose name could' not
be learned, was struck by a Packard
turing car near City Hall yesterday
afternoon and received a laceration on
the head. He was taken to St. Jobnn'I"
hospital for treatment. HIs condition is
'not considered serious. ".
Lynn. and ones.sister, Mrs. Danisl,F,,' coud
Dunn of this city.. ' k
FUNERALS. mnit: mine
The funeral of Patrick Kennedy togk blslie
place yesterday at 8:0 o'clock from but e
the roomyr of Undertakers M. H.Mc- unlei
Donough Sons. At St. Peter's churehis i0'i
at 9 o'clock funeral mass was sung by of wc
Rev: Daniel Heffernan. 'The choir sang The
the Gregorian mass,. the solos beirilig at the
sustained by Miss Mary Rynne and Mf. '0
Mr. James E. Donnelly. Miss Geetrude' nO' nii
Quigley presided at the organ. The mop 1
heetrers were Thomas Quirk. William 'that I
Byrt, Michael Murphy and Thomas Mc- atteni
Cormack. Burial was in St. Patrick's classl
cemetery, where the final prayers were At
read by Rev. Fr. Heffernan. Under- been
takers M. H. McDonough Sons had c&use
charge of the arrangements. dischi
Chester Abbott Lawrence. a former. writti
\resident of this city, died last Satur- and 0
day at his home in Littleton. N. H., at the m
the age of 64 years and 13 days. Fu- 'Lat
neral services were held yesterday af- sion v
ternoon at the home of Mrs. Wallace
Webber in Redford at 3 o'clock. Rev. A
Samuel C. Bushnell, pastor of the Ar-*
lington Congregational church. ofl.clated. The hearers were Paul B..M.
Bernard and Lewis G. Webber and Harold W. Hills. Burial took place in the
family lt in the Lowell cemetery, un- Larg
der the direction of Undertaker Will1am H. Saunders.
The funeral of.Maclie Alliette took
place yesterday afternoon at 4 o'clock
from his home, and at St..-ean Baptiste
church services were held by Rev. Fr. Tht
Marit. O. M. I. Burial was In the
family lot In St. Joseph's cemetery in servit
charge of undertakers Amedee Arch- starts
ambault & Sons. cials
The funeral of VeronicasBaxter took distrl
place yesterday.fternoon from the burg,
home of her grandfather. Joseph Bax. S. C.,
ter, 217 West London street. Burial large
was in St. Patrick's cemetery in charge Nov.
of Undertakers Higgins Bros. The
BRISSON-h Inlthis city. Oct. 30, at the D
hqme of hi parenta Ferdinand and b
Emiliana Brisson. 166 Hall street.Joseph Brlson. aged 1 month and 26
BROWN-In this city. Oct. 39. at the Sevie
Lowell General hospital, Thomas I
Henry Brown, aged 12 years, 4 _
tionthe and 15 days. D
Funeral services will be held from I
the home of his parents, Mr. and Mrs.
Thomas Brown, 171 Stedman street.
Thursday afternoon at 2.30 o'clock.
Friends invited to attend. Burial psiv- Wi'
ate. Ft C..
DOWNS-In this city, Oct. 29 at the ann
Lowell Corporation hospital, Sarah hew
Downs. Funeral services will be ridius
held at 46 Billings street Friday, Nov. 'tion
1, at 2 o'clock p. m. Strictly private.
GUMB-In West Chelmsford.-Oct. 30. APP
at her home. School street, near
crossroads, Sarah' Ann Gumb., aged
62 years. I.
Funeral notice later. tiona
JONES--In Augusta, Me., Oct. 50, at rend
Hurley Dock, Thomas F. Jones. aged Brad
26 years. 6' tto'
MoCAB--In this city, Oct., 5, at 14
Carnet street, ' Mrs. Margtret Mc-teMX
McCORMACK--In Los Angeles, (l.,,r
Roderick 'J. MoCormack., - " 01
RICHARDSON-In North Billercaar eotOct. 29, Joseph 0. ticlardson,. aged l.o*
74 years, 5 months, 15 days.,.,. LiI
Funeral services will be held'frons 'lWee
his home on Myrtle street. ' North-Iiarly
lerlca Friday afternoon.at 52o'clooii-'som
Friends invited to attendi.Burial prjv-yof
ate. Â~ " ' s,
WENTWORTrH-In bthis '.ity, 0'f'i 89lJ,.et
at St. John's hospital, George rid.,'i
ward Wentworth' aged IS year '!ie t i"
ALL FOR SERVIC
eat Demand Yet for Drafted
Men Made of Local "$ ',.
e biggest call for men for army
ce. locally at least, since the 'war;
ed. has'been received by the off-'y
local exemption boards. The
is '556 men, to be about evenly
ibuted between Cam p Lre, PetersVa., and Canp Sevier, Greenville,
and the- dated between which this
a number ofmen are to, go are
ii to 15.
e numbers by boards for 'Camp
are as follows: ' H
T l -s-n 1 2................ 74
)liiis[0n 2....'............. 176 "
Division 8.................'. 68",;
numbers by divisions for Camp
gv sol 4... sin.S. o. R i
n ate Rollins, ensign, U. S.' N. R,., written to Mayor Thompsosn, trI
s~eing that ok-.Satur~lay, Sitv,.. '2,'
ll be here to recruit men, or va- e
s sub-branch e-of.the-naval'aa-' a
c9rps. Â~ Â~:OF 1 'E BOOK IEYER a -'en