Tag: Clarence E. Moulette

  • Remembering Camden – Casselman Descendants

    Remembering Camden – Casselman Descendants

    Dear Mr. Cohen, I read the link you sent me Memories of Old Cooper Street by Will Paul. This man lived 50 years before I was born, but I recognized many of the names… some of whom had descendants I knew. The author mentioned some people in my family. Thomas E. French, of French, Richards,…

  • Jobless Relief Among Court House Garbage

    Jobless Relief Among Court House Garbage

    Camden Courier-Post – June 24, 1933 Jobless Applicants Compelled To Wait Beside Garbage Cans In Court House Basement Dr. Stone Calls for Removal of Refuse After Complaint Stench Menaces Health of Tattered Relief Seekers; Custodian Denies Anything Wrong Charges that unsanitary conditions exist in the basement of the old court house building where hundreds of…

  • Hatch Estate Drives Jobless From Gardens

    Hatch Estate Drives Jobless From Gardens

    Camden Courier-Post – June 20, 1933 Gives Them 24 Hours to Get Out; City Offers Aid to Victims Sixteen unemployed gardeners have been given 24 hours’ notice by the city to vacate their plots on the Hatch estate, planted under supervision of the Camden City Emergency Relief Administration, it was revealed last night. Some of…

  • Cramer Denies County Relief Bureau Allied With Sweatshops

    Cramer Denies County Relief Bureau Allied With Sweatshops

    Camden Courier-Post – June 16, 1933 Charges Agitators Seek to Destroy Faith in Future Dr. Stone Invites Jobless Union Officials to Conference and Inspection Promises Baker Inquiry Wayland P. Cramer, director of the Camden County Emergency Relief Administration, yesterday ridiculed charges his bureau is allied with sweatshops, as publicly issued by the New Jersey Unemployed…

  • Cramer Upheld in Keeping From Public Relief Payroll and Job Holders

    Cramer Upheld in Keeping From Public Relief Payroll and Job Holders

    Camden Courier-Post – June 14, 1933 STATE DIRECTOR SAYS SECRECY AIDS ‘LITTLE FELLOWS’ Denial Made That Politics Has Part in Naming of Emergency List REMOVALS DEMANDED Wayland P. Cramer, Camden county relief director yesterday was victorious in his policy of secrecy in affairs of his relief administration when he won authority from John Colt, state…

  • Suit to End Relief Secrecy Planned by Civic Congress

    Suit to End Relief Secrecy Planned by Civic Congress

    Camden Courier-Post – June 6, 1933 Irregularities Are Charged North Camden Association Told Affidavits Are Being Taken; Cramer and Howard Accused Of Evasion; Protest Rally Called Court action to force the Camden County Emergency Relief Administration to reveal its books for public inspection is planned by the Congress of Civic Associations of South Jersey. This…

  • Stone Ousted for Humanness

    Stone Ousted for Humanness

    Camden Courier-Post – June 3, 1933 ‘Gave Too Much Milk to Poor Children’ Jobless Union Hears Cramer Refuses Detailed Statement, but Intimate Ex-Director of Relief ‘Let His Heart Run Away With His Head’ Editorial: ‘-But the Greatest of These is Charity‘ appears on Page 10 Dr. Arthur L. Stone resigned as director of emergency relief…

  • Stone Quits Relief Job in Mystery Clash

    Stone Quits Relief Job in Mystery Clash

    Camden Courier-Post – June 2, 1933 Jobless Union Demands All Facts Public City Director Refuses to Discuss Battle with Cramer Reporters Forbidden to Attend Meetings County Chief Continues Secrecy, Refers Queries to State Head Dr. Arthur L. Stone last night resigned as Camden city director of the Emergency Relief Administration. His decision to quit came…

  • City Adopts Cut Budget After Clash

    City Adopts Cut Budget After Clash

    Camden Courier-Post – February 10, 1933 Slash of $720,890 Is Revealed in Totals Passed at Session of Rulers Lease Announced Of Radio Station Commissioners Debate with Von Nieda as He Charges Gross Extravagance By Walt Batezel The Camden City Commission yesterday approved the 1933 city budget after hearing and rejecting economy recommendations of several civic…