Miscellany, Sep. 28, 1953

Dead Reckoning. In Bisertsa, Greece, after 65-year-old Vassilis Paliodimas was pronounced dead, his three sons started squabbling over their inheritance, stopped arguing when Paliodimas unexpectedly revived and disinherited all three.

What Every Hostess Knows. In Saint John, N.B., the Telegraph-Journal reported: "Mrs. Howard Geldart entertained the members of St. Paul's Church Mothers Union . . . Covers were laid for 30 guests. Friends of Mrs. Geldart will regret to learn that she is now a patient in the Saint John General Hospital."

Forecast. In Stockton, Calif., Jack Myers, new football coach at College of the Pacific, listed the coming season's first three opponents,...

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