Among the local news on the day's front page:
"Canal funding plan threatens Buffalo end"
"The NEWS representative talked with Governor Charle S. Whitman, State Engineer Williams and other state officials relative to the impression in Buffalo that work on the barge canal was to be suspended between Syracuse and Buffalo.
"All the state officials declared that the statement made to the NEWS by General Francis V. Greene, printed in the NEWS Wednesday, is correct."
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