Miscellany, Mar. 26, 1951

All Out. In Portland, Ore., seeking higher wages from the O'Connell Packing Co., makers of dog & cat foods, the Cannery Workers' Union sent 1) two packinghouse hands, 2) two Dalmatians, to picket the plant.

The Informer. In Pittsburgh, after 40 holdup victims were unable to identify any suspect in a police lineup, one of the suspects obliged by identifying three of the persons he had held up.

Spiked Shoes. In Bellefontaine, Ohio, Mrs. Helen McCullough, charged with jabbing the heel of her slipper into her husband's face, was booked for "assault & battery with...

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