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SeptemSer 9, 1937 THE OBSERVER Page Five FR, W, B R A D L E Y[ PONTIFICAL PAVILION OPENED AT WORLD'S FAIR SINGS 1ST MASS : AT ST, JAMES' Rockfford.--Rev. Willis Bradley who recently completed his stud- ies for the priesthood in the Amer- ican college of Rome celebrated his First Solemn Mass in St. James' pro-cathedral on last Sunday morn- ing, Sept. 5, at 11:15 a. m. His Excellency, the Most Rev. Edward F. Hobart, presided in cappa mag- ha. Deacons of honor were Rt. Rev: Msgr. J. P. McGuire and Rt. Rev. Msgr. F. F. Conner of Aurora. :Father Bradley was assisted by Rev. J. J.. Laffey .of St. Charles :'asassistant priest, Rev. Burwell W]}eddoes of Elgin as deacon and Rev. Thomas Greene of Dundee as sub=deacon. An impressive sermon on the priesthood was preached by Msgr. Conner. After Mass dinner was served to 2 priests who came to attend the services and to offer their con- gratulations and good wishes to Father Bradley. A public recep- tion was held in the sodality hail from 3 to 4:30 on Sunday after- noon and numerous relatives and old "friends gathered there to ex- tend their felicitations. --m=m=_ CLEANERS Ulk, DYERS 1V   Shoe Repairing i I -HATTERS I LEANI RB " '== Ph. Main 1274 I Down Town Stores--317 E. STATE | 108 S. CHURCH 213 S. MAIN I PLANT--1113-1115 No. Second Street Rockford Motors In the presence of members of the diplomatic corIs and officials of the French Government, His Eml- nence Jean Cardinal Verdier, Archbishop of Paris, celebrates POntifical Mass in the Pontificfl Pavilion which was recently completed atthe Paris Ir.ternational Exposition. At left, His Eminence is shown @ leaving the Pontifical Palace after the services. (Acme photos.) Cardinals Sign Pronounces Final Mission Bishous 2 CY0 Youths RVky00ftPi00 Cl00ereo00 L if e S e ri e s o f The boys, Robert Doyle, 16, and[Msgr. J. P. McGuire, rector of St. Allan Dernbeck, 19, are both reel-I James' pro-cathedral, acting as as- dents of Staten Island. Robert w-ill[sistant priest. I13S O 602 CHARLES SO. MAIN Street Street ,,____- ,110 Poor Clare Collettine nuns M-954 Sales-Service M-1643 -'.y.Yo.---ilwomembers of the!:oo k her perpetual vows as a mere- == uatnOllC Ioutu urganization re-:. this w'oek fre:,   jlallUW icag6$ U A,==.,sml cezved" contrac er of the Order at the Cozpu \\; the St. Louis Cardinals as a result[Chrsiti monastery 2111 So. Main i ...... r--- of their showing at the Baseball i street, on Thursday morning, Sept. l Try-out Camp at Morristown, N.J..!2. Pontifical High Mass' was eels- t London--Few men escaped death operated by the Rochester Redlbrated at 9 o'clock by His Excel-,more often than frail little Bishop pitch for the Sacred Heart nine, champions of Staten Island,,in the Other officers of the _Mass were CYO archdiocesan play-offs sched- as follows: Deacons of honor, Revs. T. O. Maguire of Tampico and E. uled for September 7. 9 and 11 against the champions from West- chester, Bronx  Manhattan. Allan, a first baseman and an ex- ceptional basketball player, is one of the most versatile athletes en- rolled in the CYO. MILLER-PATTON BAKING CO. Lehane, O.S.A.; deacon of the Mass, Rev. E. A. O'Brien; sub- deacon. Rev. Emmett Murphy; mas- ters of cerenmnies, Revs. L. Fra- hey and C: H. Quinn. An impres- sive sermon was preached by Bish- ,op Hobart. The ceremonies con- i ctuded with solemn benediction. Sermon Topic The Catholic doctrine of Infalli- bility is scheduled for explanation in the parochial sermons of the Diocese for the 17th Sunday after Pentecost. Christ promised to pre- serve His Church from error by His presence and assistance, and Henry Hanlon, former Vicar Apes- relic of the Upper Nile, who has just died at the age of 75 in the Mill Hill Fathers' sanatoriunt at I Freshfield, Liverpool. As priest and Bishop he served as a Mill Hill missionary in the Himalayas and Central Africa--in the one place often in danger of being frozen to death, in the other being menaced by tropical heat and fevers when scientific safeguards were much rarer than they are now. Once in Tibet he set out to suc- cor villages stricken with smallpox. On the way across a high mountain, pass tie was badly frostbitten. Un- i able to move, he was saved only! through the heroic efforts of a priest-companion, who tied him to the back of a jak and brought him down to the plain. He was to!d that the Tibetan monks would murder him if he went into their territory. He went He found the ordinary natives tel- BLOMQUIST J FURNITURE STORE Furniture . . Rugs.. Linoleum Window Shades and Venetian Blinds 1121-t131 BROADWAY Main 585 Rockford, III. ST SAYSI[ s 117G SClENTI MARGINOTE enerals in RELIGiON NEEDEDl IAir Pilgrimage .. IToLourdesShrine THE DIGEST AGAIN M a x P ] a n c k Gives The Reader's Digest is out again --v(hich means that I can catch up on my back reading for the past [=I ]Father LeMaitre :Rocld0rd Pure Ice J] " - On N. D. Faculty =,.A ',,=l c,, 11 Notre Dame, Ind.--The addition ..... |[ f three int rnationally famous Your UlCle tO _ . _ |[mathematicians to its faculty this t-uel t-conomy ][Fall is announced by the Univer- t013-23 SCHOOL ST. |].qitv nf Nntra n-me MAIN 1101 .............. |[ These changes will bring to Notre Dame, Canon Georges Le- Maitre, Professor of Mathematics Views On God BY DR. FREDERICK FUNDER (Vienna Correspondent, N. C. W. C. News Service) Vienna. -- A scientist so distin- guished that he has been awarded the Nobel prize and is one of the savants named by His Holiness Pope Pins XI to the new Pontifical Academy of Science although a non-Catholic, has just made a pub- lic confession of faith in religious belief He is Prof. Max Plank, phys- icist. Until a short time ago he was chairman of the "Kaiser Wilhelm Gesellschaft in Berlin, the principal association of sci- entists in Germany. However, well aware that the acceptance of the papal- honor would stir animosity in Nazi Germany, he accepted, but resigned from the chairmanship of the "Kaiser Wil- helm Geeellschaft." Professor Planck's affirmation of belief in religion was made in a lecture at Riga. He asked, "Wheth- er a person who is learned in na- tural science can-also be truly re- ligious." "In order to answer that question in a satisfactory manner," he went on, "there is no better way than to inquire, on the one hand', what religion really does require in the way of belief of those who profess it, and in what the char- acteristics of real religiousness consist, and, on the other hand, to determine what kind of laws are those in natural science, and what truths this science holds inviolate. "Unlike religion all knowledge in natural scien.ce is ultimately based on survey and measure, which takes place in time and space. The most varied surveys of natural processes have consistent- ly led to the conclusion that a physical phenomena may be traced to mechanical or physical process- es caused by the movements of certain particles of elements--such as electrons, photons, protons, neu- trons-the charge and mass of which are represented by definite figures. However, Professor Planck said', all of these things points "toward a supernatural principle of order, universally ruling in nature." What is most striking to the unbiased observer, he said, is the fact that there seems to be "a universally ruling power inherent in a rational -ill, which is ever conscious of its bjective." "Its real nature to us," he added, "is--and remains--indis- cernible, because we obtain only indirect indications of its existence by" survey and measure." Book Parade THE NEV ROMAN MISSAL in Latin and English by Rev. F. X. Lasance (author of "My Prayer- book") and Rev. Francis Augustine IWalsh, O.S.B., Monk of St. An- selm's Priory, Washington, D. C. With an illustrated study plan "Read Mass with the Priest" by Rev. Wm. R. Kelly, Ph.D., super- intendent of schools, Archdiocese of New York, to which is added a supplement comprising an ex- planation of: "The Ecclesiastical Year and the Sacred Liturgy"; "Short Accounts of Certain Feasts and Brief Lives of the Saints" con- tained in this Missal, a "Glossary of Liturgical Terms," with a "De- scription of the Symbolic Repre- sentations" and a "Collection of Communion and Other Prayers for Private Devotion." The arrangement of the content of this Missal justifies its title "The New Roman Missal." But it still remains a Missal typical of the "Missals Romanum" as used and Theoretical Physics at the by the light and guidance of the erant, and soon he boldly faced an" S T U C K E Y'S Universttr of Louvain; Dr Kurt Holy Ghost. Since the doctrine audience of lamas. His frailness ! ] le S Godel, of the University of Vienna, of infallibility is erroneously an- and earnestness won them over, Sty tore and Prof. Emil Artin, of the Uni- derstood by so many people out- and far from being killed he was I For Men and Young Men versity of Hamburg, Germany. side of the Catholic church it is received as an honored guest in ------ most important that all Catholics their monastery. J 121 N. Main St. Rockford, ,.. 1,500 Catholic Boy understand clearly the meaning In a very short time he mastered .... and restrictions of infallibility and|the Tibetan language and trans- . - Scouts Assemble that they be ahle to offer a reason- lated some 40 .native folksongs, %4', Montreal Sent. 3. -- Renresenta-lable explanation of the doctrinelwhich were .puahshe,t by the Inter-by the priest when saying Mass. - i h ehren ] ll-tlOZlal Orlentahst Congress in It is at the present day the only 2,1  |nr]ntse [tives from'all parts of Quebec and t t eir non-Catholic br "" .i " (In large section of the New Eng-[ hence tRey snoum nsten to tnel,,--- . ........ icomplete Latin-English Missal en- $ Jeweler [land states were among the 1,500 sernmn of Sept. 12 with close at- ,e was caueo, a tne. age o z z, tirely produced in' the United AND OPTOMETRIST [catholic Boy Scouts-ho attended tention, to be the Vicar Apostonc oI States. It is edited by American 4[ "'--r ,w t L "'a - "-od" (Ithe three-day jamboree held at Ile[ itue tpper ,\\;z!e.  wa cres x Rz u [Ste. Helene. It ,a t=+'^ ,,"+ u* .'+-I   "= ti Following. hiS. consecration in priests, made up of domestic ma- t137 BROADWAY  kind since 1934. '  -- iRozne ne ]anoed on the coast of terials by American labor and pub- '::::::::::::::::::::::-%' Attentio a , Africa at a spot S00 miles from nis n l1en I new leadquarters. He wulked the i whole way, mot of the journey be- 317 Chestnut St. Main 2210 FISHER MATTRESS SHOPPE F, J. Zink, Proprietor "Direct from Factory to You" Mattresses Renovated.-.$3. NEW TTRESSES AND BOX SPRINGS OF ALL KINDS Rockford. Illinois DIDIES--FLORIST 528 West State Street PHONE FOREST 7395 10,000 Greet New .(v !1_" 11_ __ September 12 is the Commnn- ' mg through wild country which racuse Dlsnop ion Sunday for all Holy Nante had never before seen a white man. j societies. CONSECRATION OCT. 28 Pembroke, Ont.--The consecra- tion of tbe Rt. Rev. Msgr. Leo Syracuse, N. Y.--The Most Rev. Walter Andrew- Foery was solemn- ly installed as the fifth Bishop of Syracuse in the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception here, Sept. 1. More than 10,000 persons greet- ed the BishOp as he arrived. Practical Catholic Action We all can't be missionaries. Most of us have too little opportunity to win converts. It's only occasionally, that we are called upon to make an open profession of faith. Yet the opportunity for Catholic action is with us daily  practical Catholic action that brings definite, substantial results. Buy all you can from advertisers in The Ob- server. And when you patronize them, let them know you read tleir advertisements in your paper. It is no handicap to you  in fact it gives you an advantage. And it makes it possible for your Catholic paper to be even a bigger and better paper--to do more good--to reach more people --practical Catholic action. The Observer Girl, 5, Records Remarkable L Q. Possessing a 5400-word vocabu- lary, Barbara Sherley, 5, above, of Seattle, Wash., was revealed to have an intelligence quotient of 170---one of the highest ever recorded for a child--when she took an intelligence test at the University of Washington re- cently. Barbara can repeat six digits from memory, or a 15- word sentence, after it has been read to her only once, lished by American Catholic pub- lishers. Religious and the laity can now follow the daily Mass in comfort. The new features embodied in this latest missal make for simplicity, easy visualization and instruction. To make this clear, let us mention a few: The.omplete low Mass only is given in the  "Ordinary of the Mass" without disturbing ref- erences to high and requiem Mass- i es. The latter however are close- ly located in the "Ordinary" for immediate use when required. The Sunday and Weekday Prefaces are printed in full in their proper [places in the "Ordinary." The oth- i er Prefaces are in one section, each in full, requiring but one turn to the Canon even if there be a special "Communicantes." When- ever it is necessary in the "Ordin- ary" to turn to a "Proper" or vice- versa this is simply and plainly in- dicated by graphic symbols and page referene=es. Epistles and Gospels are aBvays in full, never split with a reference. The Re- quiem and Common Mass Propers are given in their entirety, no ref- erences except to the Ordinary. Short lives of the Saints, a glos- sary of Liturgical terms and an Explanation of the Ecclesiastical year form a separate phase of the book for self-study. Thus, they do not as usual interfere with the smooth reading of the Mass parts. There are other equally important improvements. In a word, it Is a most simply arranged Missal which everybody can easily use. 18me, 4x6S in., bulk 1 in., 1856 pages, tinted .paper, silk-sewn, headbands, five ribbon markers, No. 195-2001. Imitation leather, le- vant grain, limp, round corners, gold side and back, red edges, re- tail $3.50 (other bindings from re- tail $4.00 to $10.00). PEACE IS CHEAPER "In the war nearly 10,000,000 were killed; more than 16,000,000 seriously wounded; about 14,000,- 000 otherwise wounded, and sev- eral millions are still missing. The cost was nearly $338,000,000,000. If we could have tossed this money into the sea, it would of course have been much better, but the fact is that we must double this amount, since all the money was spent not to create wealth but to destroy what we had.'--Catholic Youth and World Peace. N. C. W. C., Washington, D. C.) i [ Rock River Dyers | AND CLEANERS J 204 N. Church St. Main 60 J "k Put your Wipter Clothes away :olean. We Moth Proof FREE. PAINT WALLPAPER Headquarters forRockford and Northern Illinoi s THE SHERWIN- WILLIAMS CO. 202 SOUTH MAIN STREET Phone Maln 1230 The Sweetness of Low PHce Never Equals the Bitterness of Poor Quality @ LAWTON BROS. PHONE--MAIN 143 509 W. State St.- Roddord I month. I begin to wonder what people did before kind editors did their choosing and digesting for them. The possibilities of mass thinking were, of course, minim- ized. Given three more years and the editors of the Digest should have the body of thought in this nation pretty well under control. Howsomever, I call to your par- ticular attention three articles in the Digest. First is "Jobs Preferred" from the Saturday Evening Post. CINCINNATI .... The article traces the progress Cincinnati has made in solving her relief problem. Relief is--or should be---a local problem, of course. 'hat's the only way you can be sure of having accurate infornta- tion and correctly applied results. Which isn't the reason for my talking about it at all. Whether or not you've noticed. it, Cincy has been coming in for a great share of praise for the work she is doing. Her housing program is one of the best in the country; her method of meeting the flood problem was cause for admiration. For all of which there should be a reason. Some ten years ago Cincinnati received nothing but the name of the worst-governed city in the country. Today she is known as the model city of the nation--for her size. The change has been accomplished under a combination of the City Manager-Council set-up and the use of proportional repre- sentation. Highly scientific, the City Man- ager formula is the best yet de- vised for the running of cities. Ev- ery student of government can as- sure you of that. A small council concerns itself with two things: the determination of policies and the selection of a trained execu- tive known as the City Manager. To the City Manager, carefully schooled to his pro;ession, is en- trusted all of the executive work of the city.. The result is efficient government. In fact, politicians-- except in Kansas City, Mo.--are the only obstacles to its adoption in all cities. And even they could be move:l by public opinion, as- suming, silly assumption, that pub- lic opinion could be aroused. The reason for Kansas City's failure, even with City Manager, brings us to the second article. PROPORTIONAL REPRESENTATION The article is "P. R. Thwarts Machine Politiciaus" taken from the Survey Graphic. It concerns itself chiefly with New York's re- cent adoption of Proportional Rep- resentation, the most scientific electoral device yet discovered. Under PR each group within a comnmnity is assured representa- tion in the council according to its strength in the community. It does away with unreal majorities and assures the presence in all deliberations of a vocal minority. The machinery is not particularly complicated, and it is effective. Cin- cinnati, Toledo, Hamilton, Boulder, Wheeling all bear witness to that. But Kansas City--like most of the cities of the nation--doesn't use the system. Again politicians are afraid of it. It is a syste m that doesn't submit to fixing, that nullifies machine voting, that does away with primary control, that insures representation of the bet- ter as well as the worse elements. All of which is reason enough for our not having it--in the eyes of the politicians. In the eyes of the public? Well nest of them don't know anything 'CHEOLET I ' |t.'. IlRST HOICE/i USED CAR BARGAINS Low down payments Long monthly payments The truth told about each and every car 66 S. MAIN ST. 330 S. Church Open Evenings Closed Sundays Telephone: Main 841 and Main 5246 Investments Promissory Notes --OF-- The Catholic Bishop of Chicago DENOMINATIONS $500 $1,000 Maturltieg Ten Year= These Notes are signed per=on. ally by His Eminence, Cardinal Mundelein and are a direct oh- tatlon of the Archdiocese, ALSO Promissory Notes --OF-- The Catholic Bishop of Rockford These Notes In denominations of $500 and $1,000 are a direct obligation of the Diocese of Rockford. We employ-no solicitors McMahon & Hohan Incorporated Exclusive Agents 105 6. LaSalle St. Chicago, IlL I Paris.--The first French aviation pilgrimage to Lourdes was a marked success. The present Bishop of Lourdes, who is about to leave that See to become Arch- bishop of Lyons, announced that the aviation pilgrimage will be- come an annual affair and that, beginning with next year, it will be international. Seve aviation Generals, the President of the Acre Club of France, the Commander of the fam- ous Escadrille des Cigognes, and 350 aviators participated. Also present was General d'Amade, for- mer Commander-in-chief of the Army of the Orient. He took part in memory of his nephew, Father Bourjade, who died as a missionary in Oceania after serving through- out the war as an air ace. Cardinal O'Connell Marks Anniversary Boston.--Hts Eminence William Cardinal O'Connell, Archbishop of Boston, observed his thirtieth anni- versary as Ordinary of this See by presiding at a Solemn Memorial Mass for his predecessor, the Most Rev. John Joseph Williams, first Archbishop of Boston, at the Cathe- dral of the Holy Cross on Aug. 30. Catholic Press Exhibition Filmed Vatican City.--Before the close of the World Exposition of the Catholic Press, here this import- ant event was recorded in motion pictures which reveal the work of the Catholfc Press in the various countries. about the system. In most cities there are little groups wo'king for its adoption. But the people at large remain unmoved by it. The salvation of democracy may well lie in the use of improved methods of government, council- manager and PR among them: lt's time some one---even the Digest-- awakened more people to the fact. All of which omits the third of the articles--but we'll take that up at the next session. Delightful Trim Catches Eye This white silk-linen dress, set off with an unusual trimming of navy blue rick-rack at the neck, sleeves, and encircling the skirt, makes an eye-catching, cool summer dress for Marsha Hunt of the movies. Rows of hand-tucking, forming a panel down the front, add further charm to the creation. WILL AID INSTITUTIONS Philadelphia.--Most of the $17,000 estate left by Bernard Breen, of this city, will be shared by Catho- lic institutions, the will, just pro- bated, discloses. Nine institutions will receive generous bequests by the terms of the will. ROCKFORD The firms that appear in this directory, or have display ads in other sections of your Observer, consistently represent the best in their business and profession. They are doing their part to de erve your trade by supporting your paper. You can do your share by patronizing them and mentioning The Observer. Make This a Habit--Register Attention to Observer Ads Batteries PETERSON BATrERY & ELECTRIC SERVICE Automotive Electrical and Carburetion 207 S. Vinnebago St. Main 7251 Building Needs CHAS. KRANS & SON Venetian Blinds----eather Strippin --Caulking--Metal Bath-room "Wal; Tile -- Radiator Cabinets -- Metal Screens -- Roll Screens  Bath-room Cabinets--Steel Sash. 915 E. STATE ST. Phone Main 560 Bldg. Material B & B Fuel Co., Inc. May We Serve You? ALL KINDS OF FUEL PhoneMain 463 1108 Kilburn Ave "One Good Ton Deserves Another" Carpets.Rugs THE CAR-PET-LINE STORE . LI"NOLEUM WTNDOW SHADES Carpets--RugsDraperies 428 Seventh St. Phone, .Main 1700 Crockery ALLEN'S CROCKERY STORE CHINA -- GLASSWARE -- TOY HOUSE FURNISHINGS I23 %Vest State Street" Cleaners COOPER'S CLEANING WORKS Phone, Forest 61 926-28 W. State St. Dairy Rockford Dairies, Inc. "GOOD HLK ALL-WAYS" Phone--Main 755 The Uptown Dairy and Ice Cream Shop Safe Pasteurized Dairy Products 1116 Auburn Phone Maln 1413 Fuel Oil Bryhn Oil Company Metered Trucks Burner Service OFFICE---905 NINTH STREET Phone. Main 922 Hardware WEBER & FURMAN HDW. CO. FURNACES AND SHEET METAL WORK ;Phone Bf-2687 116-120 N. Church St. A COMPLETE LINE OF HARDWARE Ray-Wharton Hardware Co. 121 South Main Street Phone, Main 369 ,. P.IN T DAIRY SUPPLIES BLACK & CO. Free Delivery Phone Forest 7360 431 WEST STATE GLASS fILL SUPPLIES Meat Market BLAISDELL ST. 151 lalsden MEAT MARKET Street L,EO CURRY, Propr. Phone M553 Dealer in HIGH CLASS MEATS FRESH FISH--FRIDAYS Moving, Storage Richard's PACKING---HIPPING Storage STORAGE -- M'OVLN Furniture Fumigated-- Van Co. FUR STORAGE 11- Court Place Phone Main 816-16 Ph tr phs The Personal O_oa Gift Problem Solved. Old Friends Will Appre- ciate It. A Gift Money Can't Buy. Greeting Cards for All Occasions ABRAMS STUDIO 208 N. Church St. Forest 6673 Plumbing Callagher Bros. Phone E 1312 1423 Mulberry Street Dept. Store [Printing "Rockford's Finest Store" [ PRI'NTERS" STATIONER , OifW] MEN'S and BOYS' ROCKFORD PRINTING vv ,.,. J  J,. WEAR J Incorporated Women's Apparel ] AND SUPPLY CO. Coats, Furs, Dresses and Accessories I 214-216 EAST STATE STREET Fneral Dfrectors Radio Service and Appliances l ELECTRIC LONG & CULHANE HEDRICK OMPAY - 623 MULBERRY STREET Phone, Main 4616 Monuments ROBERT TRIGG & SONS, INC. The 64th Year: Our Only Location 114-116 So. 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