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ll , . 00|taolic Press ,.,:. ' Of Catholic Assn. Announced M..... JtdUUII Jtdltb I .... }College Students Washington,--000000 11 ,00--Tho I4   varsity Department of the Na- .I4VHaven14. (E).--"Give Latn0( Moor New York, F-b. 6. (E). -- The versi!y Departmtn! of.. the Na- : ,Yes, Columbia Kni hts of Washington, Feb. 11. (E).Com- hon of Cathohc College Students soclahon, whmh will hold its 35th _ g . . , . . ;::"nC;::mb:aurK::ghtth: cidWe::hlilygtwt'hF?:supio)CChe ::nfC:;hli:tC;ll:g; aSUdtn:: :1'=:: wilnl hlZi5tee ' dRonal i Cathohc Hour by Stahon KTHS, of a conshtuhon at a meeting held g, ccfitorial says we f "" th ou"'" " -' h "' "  " " .......... o an e tiers to wmc it is ann ean ot me onege oi Arts CUlarly is C J01urnbia atholic LJ[a 1. for it: ':fury:, ,, ,f tl 8UpP.ort,,! to 0] sUpPort, , tl ! Our fil ' lition o; that to )f  be h too enthusiastic about Press to make any it solely on the ground "Catholic papers do just as other papers the editorial adds. firm belief that they are I to bid for it on this they are giving their Week in and week money,s worth in news -- found nowhere else-- Ltitlrnation that every Catholic ,v o have if he wants to know e:ls going on in the world to- ,s ;L0W it Will effect his own I a the lives of his children." or I i te of Editorial of e.%et%l%tthe editorial, an- Talk About Duty," h011e lress Month  and ?e _othing at all to say about ic'Lcluty to support the L ,ss. That is a subject . been, and will again ,':..ted adequately elsewhere. *'I.. " Who read this page what zee to say will be af no great . They are already well  1 With the Catholic h ey know what it is do-  Understand and ap- tt t :ta Value to them. l I h Catholic Press is the :b  I 0or relation of the Cath- ;J Ji;" that it is not quite " ,'. Since it is a mem-  family, we should ac- 0 eWhat grudgingly, the , helping it along until, rest of the unfortunate Petent who temporarily t. this vale of tears, it ! i  a happier future life. , ormed Critics mat Very much mistaken 11 Of rs, the Catholic Press ecerned the reason for aZat tnWlllingness to speak Y Orle's , ,  duty to support v1t -I der Simply to say, in all li d subject to whatever ,jia:Vdence any interested '  olin fo :e i , g rth, that the .".$hfllitely do not know ' are ;  f,. talking about. ] ":.aolic Press, as of A. ;1 a live, vigorous, hard- Llpp | a  Truth. It neither . ,needs to make any  for its existence or any # lon the charity of those  t naturally and rightfully :i' sUPPort" It has had to #lll,.trenendous job with '.uraited resources and, v 00000000asting credit, the job h v ell done. lllO O Press Support V] "  hich adds up to this: enthusiastic iZ.atholic Press to make :Ia for it solely on the :ty. Catholic papers do ,,,:_ lUSt as other papers | I[ It is our U they are in a pomtmn V% it on this basis: that at,,.-Ving their subscribers, :'L worth in news that can mlCWhere else--in infor- -, e Wants to know what " In the world today, ri|:ll, affect his own life ..... his children. Give f 00&/77 00ress a eh00ce to ' 'Ol,t, s. The pleasure will - I " Co00t I ' 11. 00.--rhe case ':!i; llerl convicted of vio- , I1!4" law by exhibiting or $ t;'intraceptives is now | " aSSachusetts Supreme convicted have with a so-called office. They Lord-Heinstein, a nurse, Mrs. socially promi- woman, and a social work- Court fined them convictions were Court. on in the low eel- and humble vir- three little vir- of heart, firmness Simplicity of life. RIGHT DOUBLE PARKING IS BAD BUSINESS Most cries prohibit double park ingand for good reason. In the first place the practice slows do wn and "gums up" the traffic flow. In .the second place it is danger ous, as accident statistics prove. Traffic engineers condemn the practice and recommend single par- allel parking within six inches of the curb. In some communities with unusually wide streets angl e parking is permitted, but from the safety standpoint parallel cur b parking is preferable. Catholic Radio Cal s Catholic Press 'The Hour Initiated Modern Apostle' In Shanghai Chicago, Feb. 14. (EL--The Cath- olic Press was called the "Mod- era Apostle" by the Rev, Jerome Shanghai, Feb. 4. (E).A regu- lar Catholic radio hour will be a feature of mission endeavor in China during 1938. It will be conducted by outstanding speak- ers from the Shanghai American Jesuit community--the Rev. Leo i F. McGreal, Rector of Gonzaga !College, the Rev. J. F. Kearney, formerly Professor of the Philo- sophy of Literature at Santa Clara University, and the Rev. J. K. Lip- man, one time Professor of Geo- logy at the University of San Fran- cisco. The talks are being given once every two weeks from the Church of Christ the King over Shanghai's most powerful station XMHA. The series was begun by "the Rt. Rev. Msgr. William C. Mc- Grath, Vicar Apostolic of Lishun, who was heard in America over the N. B. C. Christmas Day pro- gram from China. Temporarily marooned in Shanghai because of the complete severance of all com- munication with his mission in Lishun, Chekiang, Monsignor Mc- Grath devoted his efforts to a series of radio talks on current subjects of popular interest. Sol great was the demand from many! of China for copies of the i parts addresses in pamphlet form that I the Most Rev. August Haouissee, I Vicar Apostolic of Shanghai, de-,i cided to inaugurate the regular I "Catholic Hour." Monsignor Mc-[ Grath's address was the first radio discourse by a Catholic missionary i ever given from Shnglai. Vfllanova Engineering Dean Succumbs at 65 Philadelphia, Feb. II. (E).Dr. Carl Thomas Humphrey, Dean of the School of Engineering at Vil- lanova College, died here Sunday at the age of 65. With the exception of two years, Dr. Humphrey spent his whole career as a member of the Vii- lanova faculty. He was gradu- ated from the Massachusetts In- stitute of Technology in 1905 and joined the ViUanova staff in 1908. In 1920 he was named Dean of the Engineering School. On his twenty-fifth anniversary as a Vii- lanova instructor he received the honorary degree, Doctor of Science from La Salle College. Dr. Humphrey was a non-Cath- olic. Japan Saleslans Hold War Relief Concerts Miyazaki, Japan, Feb. 5. 00.- The Salesians of St. John Bosco entrusted with the evangelization of this Apostolic prefecture are do- ing good work in helping to meet the problem of war casualties. To this end they organized benefit concerts, toward the 0roduction of which the minor seminarians con- tributed their talents. Progress in Salesian activities in the national capital is indicated by their enlarging the chapel of their foundation at Mikawajima and their opening to divine wor- ship of a new church at Nakatsu. W. De Pencier, O. S. M., Editor of The Servite and vice president of the Catholic Press Association, in a sermon delivered at the Church of Our Lady of Sorrows, here, yes- terday. The sermon, which was broad- cast over the radio, was the first of a series to be given by Father De Pencier in Febuary to call atten- tion to Catholic Press Month. "Amid all the evils and holy isms of the world today, with the devil seemingly enthroned as the Crown Prince of Modern Life," Father De Pencier said, "there shines one clear beacon light to guide the traveler on his way to eternal justice and eternal truth. It is the Catholic Church un- changing and unchangeable in its allegiance to Christ and the teach- ings of Christ. Travellers' Aid Send Sympathy To St. Bernard Monks New York, Feb. 8. (K).A letter of sympathy and of praise has been sent by the Travellers' Aid Society to the monks of St. Ber- nard Hospice in the Swiss Alps damaged by an avalanche. Grati- fication that the monks and their famous dogs escaped unharmed is also expressed. The letter, signed by Miss Vir- girda M. Murray, Executive Sec- retary of the Society, says, in part: "To your credit, through these hundreds of years, goes the re- lieving of much suffering and the saving of thousands of lives." Describing the works of the So- ciety, which "helps travellers, too, from every country, old and young, rich and poor alike, as you do, without charge," Miss Murray says: "We salute you and send you our sincere wishes that your fine and glorious work may go on, and, we hope, somewhat less hard for you, as motor roads and telephone become more generally in use." $1,500,000 Given By Hospitals In 1937 for Free Care New York, Feb. 8. 0C).Twenty- three Catholic hospitals of the Archdiocese of New York gave 305,676 days of free care in 1937, representing a contribution to the health of the community of more than $1,500,000 in free service, ac- cording to a preliminary report of the Division of Health of New York Catholic Charities, just made public by the Rt. Ray. Msgr. John F. Brady, Director of the division. Revealing that operating ex- penses exceeded operating income by more than $1,300,000, the report states that the discrepancy was eliminated by donations and bene- factions of various kinds, includ- ing assistance for the New York Catholic Charities. offered by the National Broad- casting Company, an article titled "Eight Years of the Catholic Hour" by Edward J. Heffron, Exe- cutive Secretary of the National Council of Catholic Men, has been published in pamphlet form. The program is produced by the N. C. C.M. Station KTHS is resuming the "Catholic Hour" Sunday. Shortly before, Stations WCHS, Portland, Me., WSAI, Cincinnati, and KGBX, Springfield, Mo., decided to re- sume the program. In Little Rock, Ark., Station KARK has carried the 'Catholic Hour' each Sunday for two years. The program is from 5 to 5:30 o'clock every Sunday afternoon. The Most Rev. Joseph E. Mc- Carthy, Bishop of Portland, writ- ing to Mr. Heffron, said the re- sumption of the "Catholic Hour" in that city is due to "the good offices of our Diocesan Attorney, Mr. Francis W. Sullivan." Bishop McCarthy added that he plans to iii[ ti!tPo;:;h:a iaOunt:YiePs i!it their kin co - sideration of our appeal." The article by Mr. Heffron, re- printed from Catholic Action, of- ficial organ of the National Cath- olic Welfare Conference, makes known that the "Catholic Hour" is the world's biggest year-round religious broadcast. "That this program has grown from a net- work of 22 stations, located in about 17 states and the District of Columbia, to one, at present writ- ing, of 68 stations located in 37 States and the District of Colum- :bin, is due in great measure, of I course, to the growth of the Na- tional Broadcasting Company," the articles states. "Yet in 1930, when the Catholic Hour was inaugur- ated, NBC offered it to 73 sta- tions, the 22 carrying the Catho- lic Hour representing 30 per cent of all available outlets." WALKING INTO TROUBLE Walking into trouble seems to be the chief thing that the city dwel- ler does, for 67 per cent of all urban motor vehicle fatilities are pedestrians. In 42 per cent of these deaths the pedestrian is crossing the street at an intersection, which may or may not place the blame on the automobile driver. In 10 per cent of the cases, however, the pedes- trian is violating an official traffic signal. In another 37 per cent of the deaths the pedestrian is also in the wrong, for he is crossing the street elsewhere than at an intersection cross-walk--plainly "jaywalking." It is hard to convince the aver- age person that he shouldn't exer- cise his God-given right to go any- where at his own sweet will. Legs he believes, are given for that pur- pose. After all, he figures, he is pretty nimble and good at dodg- ing a So out Peter Pedestri n goes in- to the multitudinous hazards of the city streets. And too often he is only a forlorn bundle of hu- man wreckage when the nearest hospital tries to help him. All of which does not in the least minimize the motorist's res- ponsibility for caution at a11 times. Prototype Of "Fr. Brown" Gives Lecture Dublin, Feb. 14. (E).The proto- type for "Father Brown," the priest-detective of G. K. Chester= ton's famous stories, whose real name is the Rt. Rev. Msgr. John O'Connor, has just given a lecture in Dublin in aid of the African Mission of the Holy Ghost Fathers. Monsignor O'Connor, parish priest of Bradford, is a native of Clon- i Byles of Manhattanville College as ;vice president, Miss Dolorita Cur- ray of Mount Saint Vincent Col- lege as treasurer, and Patrick O'Shea of St. John's College as secretary. All the student delegates pre- sent agreed that the Federation should apply without delay for ad- mission to the International Sec- retariate of Federations of Cath- !olic Students, known as Pax Ro- mane, which has its headquarters !in Fribourg, Switzerland. The American Federation is hoping to send delegates to the Congress of Pax Romana to be held next August in Jugoslavia. The aim of the National Federa- tion of Catholic College Students is defined in its constitution as an attempt "to prepare Catholic students to apply and to work for Catholic principles in national, in- ternational and social life, and to contribute to the development of a Catholic public opinion." Archbishop Lauds Catholic Action Work of Guilds i Baltimore, Feb. 14. (EL--The Ca- tholic Evidence Guilds "are do- ing the finest kind of work in the field of Catholic Action" was the statement of the Most Rev. Mi- chael Curley, Archbishop of Balti- more, in addressing the Baltimore and Washington Guilds here. Members of the two organiza- tions gathered in the Cathedral of the Asumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary in observance of the sixth anniversary of the inaugura- tion of street speaking in the arch- diocese. In his sermon, which was ad- dressed also to the members of the Cathedral parish who were in attendance at Sunday Mass, Arch- bishop Curley said he wished "to inform all the people of the arch- diocese of the activities of the and Sciences of Niagara Univer- sity, Niagara, N. Y., will speak on "Academic Freedom in Catholic Education" at the opening meet- ing, Wednesday, April 20. Dr. George F. Donovan, President of Webster College, Webster Groves, Mo., will present a paper on "The Revival of the College Faculty Committee," and the Rev. Charles M. O'Hara, S. J., of Marquette University, Milwaukee, on "A Plan of Curricular Integration for the Catholic College." Reports of re- gional units will be made. Following reports of the Ac- creditation Commission and the Committee on Graduate Studies, Thm'sday, Dr. Roy J. Deferrari, Dean of the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences of the Catholic University of America, Washing- ton, D. C., will present a paper on' "The Catholic College and the Master's Degree." On Friday, reports will be made by the committees on libraries and library holdings, educational prob- lems, nominations, and resolutions. Deficiency In Number of Army, Navy Chaplains New York, Feb. 14 (E)--A survey of the Chaplains' Corps of the armed services of the United States demonstrates that the number of Catholic chaplains in the United States Navy is inadequate and that the number of Catholic chaplains in the Army also is below strength. These facts are brought out by the Rt. Ray. Msgr. George J. Waring, Vicar General of the Ordinariate for the Army and Navy. There are at present 17 Catholic chaplains commissioned in the United States Navy and 31 in the Army. In addition, there are 20 Catholic chaplains serving vet- erans' hospitals. Auxiliary chap- lains number 20 and there are In the field of audience-inter- reel, County Cork. Catohlic Evidence Guild." "The 40 Military Reserve chaplains on est, tho article notes, there has Referring to the Chesterton members," he said, "are lay active duty. been marked progress, as shown Memorial at Beaconsfield, which preachers of God's Word. They Priests become chaplains by by the audience mail. "During the is to take the form of an exten- are doing the finest kind of work making application directly to program's first year," the article siGn to the little Catholic church in the field of Catholic Action. Monsignor Waring, 110 East 12th says, "some 12,000 pieces of audi- there, Monsignor O'Connor said This is one of the greatest forms street, New York City, Vicar Gen- ence mail, and during the second that before G. K. C. had been six of cooperation on the part of the eral Castrensis. The application year 21,899 pieces, were received months in the Church, he had laity with Bishops and priests." should have attached the endorse- at the headquarters of the Na- bought the site for a new Cath-  meat of the applicant's Superior tional Council of Catholic Men; olic church. Noted Atlst-Sister and Ordlnary. during the ten months of the: "Chesterton was intensely Eng- Wins Prize at Exhibit eighth year which have elapsed l lish," said Monsignor O'Connor, Priest on Public School Board at the time of writing, 24,434 "and all the more credit is due pieces were received; and on the i to him or being so open to sym- Chicago, Feb. 14 (E)In the 14th annual Hoosier salon being held at West Point, Mont., Feb. 14. (E). basis of the present mail re- pathy to all Ireland's wrongs and prominent galleries here, Sister The Ray. Francis Shevlin, of this ceipts (5,996 in the past month), rights." Marie Rosaire well known painter, place, has been named a member it is a quite conservative calcula- The Rev. Stephen Brown, S. J., was awarded a prize with her of the town's public school board. tion that at least 30,000 pieces will recalled Chesterton's visit to Dub- "Dressed Up Canadian." have been received at the end of lin for the Eucharistic Congress Sister Marie Rosaire, noted Allsopp & Chapple this eighth year." which resulted in the brochure throughout the middle west for In ten months of this eighth "Christendom on Dublin." l her paintings, particularly those Booksellers & Stationer year, it also is noted, more than  of her own state---Indiana--has 30-309 Main Street 96 favorable letters were received Former Head of Order received recognition for her work Call from non-Catholic clergymen and Bishop Over 45 Years in previous Hoosier exhibits. DAN DEARASAUGH it is estimated that in the same  For Office Supplies--Ph. 9615 period nearly 5,000 letters were re- Paris, Feb. 7. 00.The Most Reorganize Women's cetved from non-Catholics. Rev. Alexandre Le Roy, TRular Council in New Diocese With regard to the number of Archbishop of Carla and former , "-"=----'----" conversions traceable to the pro- Supperior General of the Con- San Diego, Calif., Feb. 14. {D.-- U S E D C A R gram, the article, while pointing gregation of the Holy Ghost, will The Diocesan Council of Catho- BARGAINS out that this is not conceived as celebrate the forty-sixth anniver- lic Women here has completed its '37 Chevrolet Master the purpose of the "Catholic sary of his consecration in June. reorganiza with the election Town Sedan ............. $S56.06 Hours," says: He is 84. "During the ten months of the Born at Saint-Senier in the DiG- of olficer toy 19. Fm'merl a '36 Chevrolet Master Delve part of the Los Angeles organize- Town Slan .......... $475.00 eighth year which have now pass- case of Coutances, January 19, tion, the Council has been estab- '35 Chevrolet MMter Coach ................... $345.00 ed, 20 conversions attributed to the 1854, he was made Titular Bishop llshed to conform with the erec- '37 Plymouth Town Catholic Hour by the converts of Alinda and Vicar Apostolic of themselves have been recorded at Gabon in 1892. He was elevated tion of the new diocese. Sedan ........................ $550.00 Mrs. A. H. Stuckey was reelect- '36 Ford Tw Door N. C. C. M. headquarters, and to archiepiscopal rank in 1921. He ed president. Sedan With Radio....$395.00 word has been received indirectly retired as Superior General of'his  ....... '37 Chevrolet l-Ton Truck of 5 others." Congregation in 1926 because of ill  With Long Wheel Base, health. ECONOMY Cabin Chassis .......... $466.00 Apostolic Delegate - '36 Chevrolet Pick-up .... $365.00 Leaves the Bahamas Do not be terrified if you .are '31 Chevrolet 1-Ton guilty of some little impatience; CLEANERS & LAUNDRY Truck, Stae Body $165.00 lassau, Bahamas, Feb. 8.  A do not let it trouble you, but when DRY CLEANING '31 Chevrolet -Ton Truck .................... $165.00 Cardinal, two Bishops and thou- sands of Catholics took part in a farewell demonstration to His Ex- cellency the Most Re,. Amleto Giovanni Cicognani, 'Apostolic Delegate to the United States, Sunday when he departed from here on the liner "Northland" for Miami. Among those present were His Eminence Patrick Cardinal Hayes, Archbishop of New York, the Most Rev. Maurice F. McAuliffe, Bishop of Hartford, and the Most Ray. John Bernard Kevenhoerster, O. S. B., Prefect Apostolic of the Bahamas. , ' .'l't W ] you recognize it quietly humble yourself before God. Hegarty Drug Co. Corner Fourth and Main Sts. : PREYING Robert $. KL, m Mgr. 619 Main St. Phone -978 North Little Rook WE DELIVER any place in Little Rock and North Little Rock. '34 Reo Panel 1-Ton Truck .................... $ 75.00 BALE CH:V00OLE00 CO;, Phone 9111 Little Rock, Ark. J. J. Healey C, A. Roth HEALEY 8 ROTH FUNERAL DIRECTORS SINCE 1905 Ambulanee Serviee Call 4-0649