Erie County (PA) Genealogy
Erie Daily Times
January 5, 1943
Contributed by Bunny A Ranowiecki
One of our site visitors, Bunny A Ranowiecki, extracted information from the January 5, 1943, Erie Daily Times in May 2004. Unfortunately, I misplaced the info and the original email with the contributors name. I am now (Nov 2006) posting the information as it was a pending file in my to do directory. In Feb 2007, I found the original email and this page is being updated with the contributor name.
THE ERIE DAILY
Killed in Air Crash---Macon,
James A. Creed, of Lancaster,
2 DIVORCES FILED
Two divorce actions were filed Tuesday in Erie county court. They follow:
HELD IN COAT THEFT
John Chojnacki, forty-five, of 2306 StateSt. Was charged Monday afternoon with the theft of a fur coat valued at $146. Detective Sergeants Jack Reagan and Paul Schaaf and Patrolman William McKinley, who arrested Chojancki Sunday, recovered the coat.
Mrs. R. W. Turek from whose home, at 1104 Parade st., the coat was stolen last Friday, charged Chojnacki with burglary. Chojnacki was held on a warrant issued by Alderman William Schabacker.
The last session of county naturalization court is being held at the court house Tuesday. Fifteen aliens were to be examined for their final papers with Judge J. Orin Waite presiding. Frank Pompi, federal examiner, was in charge of the questioning. Two years ago the federal courts took over this function and today’s session in county court was to clean up cases deferred from previous sessions.
16 NATURALIZED BY FEDERAL JUDGE
Sixteen naturalized citizens took the oath of allegiance before Judge F.P. Schoonmaker in a special session of federal court here today.
They were; Mary Macinski, 1007 Hess Ave.; Olga Detke, 702 Kahkwa Blvd.; Vera Rogers, 140 W. 18th St.,; Gladys Romanowicz, 330 E. 14th St.; Caroline Truszkowski, 665 Hess Ave.; Boleslaw Wudkieewicz, also known as William Wallace Zeny, 141 Hess Ave.; Nicholas Speros Vouloumaos, also know as Nick Manos, 2421/2 W. 18th St.;
SEVEN JOIN NAVY
Seven youths, who enlisted in the U>S> Navy here, were inducted at Buffalo, N.Y., today and are now subject to call.
All seventeen, they are Kenneth R. Kraver, 3506 Cherry St.; Cornelius A. Anderson, 249 E. 2nd St.; James E. Vieira, 1064 W. 4th St.; John Daugherty, 2407 Loveland Ave.; George T. Gilmore, JR.; and William E. Meyer, both of North East; Norman Valesky, Jamestown, PA.; and Philo L. Gordon, Guys Mills.
( they are 8)
BURNS VICTIM GAINS
FIRST RIPLEY WAR CASUALTY REPORTED
J.E. Burrows Succumbs In Englans; Enlisted On September 2
Ripley, N.Y., Jan. 5,--- Word of the first casualty in the long list of Ripley men who have entered the service came on Sunday when a cable came to Mr. And Mrs. J. W. Burrows informing them of the death of their son, J. E. Burrows, C.M.I-c, in England from pneumonia.
The message was brief, stating he was buried in an American Military cemetery at Brockwood.
The Church Circle Club of the
At the annual meeting of the East Ripley Cemetery Association the following officers were elected for the coming year; President, Viola Jones; secretary, Harold Barden; treasurer, Clarence L. Barden.
The O. S. Morehouse farm,
Clarence Ellis from Kort Knox,
SET INQUEST TODAY
Deputy Coroner Frank St. George was to call an inquest in the court house this afternoon into the death of Donald Szulinski, thirteen, who lived at 247 E. 12th St.
boy was killed Dec. 16 when struck by a Nickel Plate passenger train at 20th
and Ash Sts. His cousin, John Brzeinski, 16,
MOTHER DIES IN HOME FIRE
Mrs. Minnie S. Miller, forty, mother of six children was burned to death at nearby Gibraltar Monday when a fire of undetermined origin destroyed her home.
Three children Mary, 14; Betty Jean, 11; and Esther, 9 escaped. They ran to the home of a neighbor to turn in an alarm while their mother re-entered the house to save some money she had hidden in the kitchen.
The children said they saw her entering the back door of the flaming house. Her body ws found in the basement several hours later by firemen.
Bricker, Duffy A., 20, Conneaut; Elsie M. Authier, 20, Girard.
Cornell, Frederick D., 18, Springboro; MaryAnn Pavolko, 16, Albion.
Nixon, John P., 23, R.F.D.7 Erie; Eva M.
Donahue, 18, R.F.D. 7,
Roden, Robert E. 18, Corry; Doris Mary Mattice, 16, Corry.
Stumpo, Edward, 25,
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