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Bedford Times Press (Newspaper) - August 31, 1933, Bedford, Iowa Times Bonafide Circulation in Taylor County Taylor County's greatest The Original Taylor County Official Newspaper VOLUME 61. The Is ft Jan. 1, 1932, ot the and Bedford Free TAYLOR AUGUST 31, 1933 NUMBER 35 Schools Of The County Are Ready Boors Will Open Next Monday Terms will open in the town and city schools of the county next v In all cases except the teaching staffs have been com- - Registration has been in most of the high schools of the - county and completion will be made Schools will not be in session Tuesday as teachers attend the institute being held in The institute for Tural will be held on s Rural teachers will also be in meeting in Bedford BEDFORD The Bedford public schools will open at 9 o'clock Monday - Registration will be completed and announcements will be no school Monday The full schedule will open on Rural new pupils irregulars been asked to at the superintendent's office before The Bedford schools have a free textbook Bedford faculty for this is as A. J. - High school Alma English and Linnie Mathematics and Harriett Vocational agriculture and Home economics and Cecile Long. Bettie Charlotte Manual science and A. D. Helen Normal training critic and junior high Alice Senior and junior high Gladys Junior D. 6th Orie 5tH Nettie Louise Louise 1st Alice Lyle D. assistant of Clarinda high school was elected by the Bedford school board to fill the caused by the of Clarence who will teach in Des Moines this LENOX A new Kenneth who was superintendent at Cumberland last be in charge of the Lenox schools this Other Anna Alice Latin and Mary Pete Miss principal of junior Marie domestic science and junior Manual training and Hubert 6th Louise 5th Helen 4th Nellie 3rd Norma 2nd Fannie Wilson Emma Francena NEW MARKET There will be only one change in the New Market schools faculty from that of last Miss Lelah Trowbridge of has been elected to teach in the position vacated by Miss Helen through her Miss Trowbridge will be normal training The 1933-34 faculty at New R. R. manual agriculture and Lelah normal training Louise Domestic Helda Dorothy Seventh and eight Lorraine Fifth and sixth Dorothy Third and fourth Regina First and second Opal BLOCKTON The faculty for the Blockton R. T. Principal and normal training Lorine Manual training and Elmer Opal Domestic Gladys 7th-8th Eleanor 5th-6th Garland 3rd-4th Ila Goldie CLEARFIELD W. H. girls Miss Gladys Mrs. W. H. domestic Mrs. Miss 7th-8th Harry 5Jh-0th Leota 3rd-4th Miss Irene Miss Addie GRAVITY T. R. Miss Laura social Miss Helen manual F. C. 7th-8th Miss Margaret home girls Miss Gladys 5th-6th Albert 3rd-4th Miss Georgiana 1st-2nd Miss Pauline Miss Margaret Miss Gladys Albert Miss Georgiana Francis are teachers this CONWAY Another new superintendent comes into the county this year in the person of C. P. Thompson who will be in charge of the schools at He comes to Conway from the Cantril He will also supervise instrumental teach mathematics and Other members of the faculty are L. W. principal and junior Mrs. Gladys 5th-6th Miss Ruth 3rd-4th Mrs. C. R. Miss Evelyn One teacher is to be elected to fill the vacancy of Miss Lillian domestic science who resigned accept a position at SHARPSBURG Mrs. Ralph A. principal and Okla home economics and Kathryn 5th, 6th, 7th and 8th Mrs. Lula 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th Hazel Okla Dahlgren and Kathryn Zelle ave new this year on the Miss Gladys Brown of New will teach the higher grades at Siam and Miss Beulah Brand of Gravity will teach tihe primary SHERIDAN R. T. Irwin social Bula Bernice 7th-8th, Bazil 6th-5th, Bessie 3rd-4th, Mildred Leta Teachers in rural schools near Sheridan Olivia Opal I Gravel Carmen Jones Warren Star of Carroll Davidson Sheridan schools opened Aug. 28. HOPKINS Hopkins schools open next Monday with the same faculty in charge as last ' Charles W. Miss Florence english and home Mary Belle science and H. C. coach and Vance junior Inez Eversole and Freelove 5th Ella 3rd and 4th,grades, Phyllis Christina Play Contest To Be Dec. 2 Rules Are Announced This Week Preliminary including the designation of have been completed for the third annual Taylor county rural play The first two both outstanding gained such a place in the the rural school year in Taylor county that the sponsors are facing the problem of caring for the large crowds that will attend this year's Finals In Bedford The final contest this year will be held in Bedford on Saturday December 2. Four preliminary contests are planned and they will be held on Fridays and November 17, 18, 24 arid 25, at places to be Last year the preliminary contests were held at New and The New Market and Clearfield contests were held on Saturday m but it is possible that the Saturday morning contests wiU be held on Saturday this This has not been definitely The 1933 Rules Rules for the 1933 contest will differ little from those of last Two additions have been will hot be allowed to employ or use professional directors where music is needed in the production of a schools will be allowed to use any Rules On Page 4 To Be Spent On Road Work 600 Men Ask For Work Here Nearly 600 men have made application for work in the according to D. C. county chairman of the committee handling re-employment and County Relief Chairman Clark M. who has charge of A total of has been apportioned to Taylor county for road work under the federal reemployment divided into projects as Relocation and paving a portion of highway No. 3, at the Hale corner in Grading and bridging eight miles of road running south from the town of Grading and bridging five and one-half miles of highway No. 25, on the east county from the paving south 000. Similar work will be done oh the county line from the paving north to as a portion of the program in Ringgold Projects in each county will furnish employment to men of that particular Neither Mohler nor Crowell have any information on when work will be but they believe it will be As soon as contracts will be let by the state highway commission on the four Taylor county projects they are advised from state and then the committee headed by Mohler will be advised of the number of men and all other tails of the Judge Asks For Articles Farm Bureau Case Is Up This Term A case scheduled for a hearing in this term court is that of the Taylor county farm bureau against the board wherein the organization asks the court to request the supervisors to make the bureau the usual allotment of county The bureau .is asking for an appropriation of as provided under the Iowa County Attorney Roger Warin will be assisted by John M. in representing the supervisors in the Attorney R. Brant is representing the farm bureau Judge George A. Johnston has asked the bureau to submit its articles of It is reported the attorneys for the supervisors will allege the articles contain errors and they will ask that the case be Vern Lester Injured Vern Lester received a bad cut in his left arm last when the car in which he was riding went into a In company with his Mr. and Mrs. John Warren and he had attended the show in the accident occurring after the show near the Troy Spencer farm south of The cut was caused from broken Several stitches were required to close the muscles also being The other occupants of the car were not Mrs. Frank Wakeman Dies Mrs. Frank a former resident of died at her home in Tuesday according to word received here by Mr. and Mrs. W. F. She suffered a stroke of paralysis Saturday and remained unconscious until Funeral services were held in California today and burial made Mrs. Wakeman moved to California from Bedford in November 1918. Ethel 12, Dies Ethel 12, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. J. F. Haidsiak of east of died early this after having been ill for more than a The services will be held at the home at 10 o'clock Saturday Burial will be at Trumbo Injures Finger Frank Trumbo received injuries to the third finger of his right hand while working with a mowing It was thought at first the finger would have to be amputated but it is hoped it cap be Win At State Fair Miss Louise Osburn of Bedford and Maurice of received awards in the 4-H club baby beef shows at the Iowa State Miss calf placed twenty-fourth in the Aberdeen Angus senior In the school exhibit in the educational Gay No. 5, in Taylor was a winner in in school division for grades 1 and 2. Miss Stella Shafer is teacher of the - Mrs. Kennedy Diei ' Mrs. A. S. Kennedy died at hler home in Bedford about 6:30 o'clock last evening after a lingering The funeral services will be held at the Walker and Shum Funeral Home at 2:30 o'clock Friday conducted by Rev. Clark M. Burial will be in the East Mission Host To Homecoming East Mission will be host to the annual Baptist Homecoming dn 1934. The time of meeting was changed from Sunday and will be held during the third week in Officers elected to serve for next year's meeting president C. E. vice S. J. corresponding Mrs. Homer W. F. Miss Laverne Mrs. Elvin Van Rev. Clark S. J. Mrs. Brooks Nash and Mrs. Paul Clark constitute the committee to be in charge of table committee will be Mrs. Cora Mrs. J. I. and Mrs. C. E. other helpers to be selected by the W. D. McMaster arid J. I. will be in the making of ice On account of the rain the homecoming was held Sunday at the First Baptist church instead of in Bibbins Park as was previously Rev. pastor of the First Baptist church in delivered the morning Special music was furnished by the At noon a basket dinner was served in the basement dining This was followed by a short business session and the reading of an account of the homecoming of the past four WHITTINGTON IS INJURED Bedford Man Caught Between Car and Tree L. Whittington of this city was seriously injured early Friday a car accident occurring at the Mumm oil station It is reported that in getting his car started after stopping at the it got away from him He attempted to get in and under the wheel while the car was in headed for Wright's yard across the The car against a tree and Mr. Whittington was caught between the tree and his shoulders as well as several ENTER PLEAS OF GUILTY L. D. Lowry and C. Lowry Sentenced L. D. Lowry and Charles held in the county jail since before the 4th of July on appeared in district court Friday to enter pleas of guilty to charges of illegal possession of Each was fined and sentenced to serve 90 days in Sentences were suspended during their good L. D. Lowry also charged operating a motor vehicle while entered his plea of receiving a fine of and 90 days in Sentence was suspended on fine and he is now serving out the jail Holmes Dies Joseph 67, died at his home in Aug. 27, according to word received here by his Mrs. Mary Holmes and his Mrs. J. F. He is survived by four his wife having died years Mr. Holmes never resided in Bedford as he went west when a young man and before his mother moved Mrs. Healy's Uncle Dies F. B. 88, died at his home in Mount Ayr last He was an uncle of Mrs. E. E. Healy of To Launch NRA Drive In Bedford Parade To Be Held Monday John county chairman of announces there will be an NRA Victory parade in Bedford Monday beginning at 2 followed by a program of speaking in the court yard All towns of the county will be represented by delegations if The parade will form on east Main The NRA in Bedford wherein committees make a house to house canvas asking customers to pledge support to firms displaying the blue is being made today and tomorrow by a committee of ladies appointed by the local NRA Mrs. Ella Clark is general chairman of the Mrs. Calhoun is to fill the vacancy made by the ward 1, Mrs. Edna Paschal in ward 2 and Mrs. Earl Moore In ward Lions Sponsor Ball Tourney Invitations Round-Robin ' To Open Wednesday The Lions Club of Bedford will open a charity tournament in Bedford next Wednesday on the local The meet will be a 3-day round-robin Team's entered are Maryville Battery Shenandoah and Harbours All-Stars of A double-header will be held each night under Purses totalling will go to winning Proceeds of the tournament will go to the Lions club fund to give needy children of the * community a dinner Sabins Return from New York Mr. and Mrs. A. D. Sabin have returned to Clarinda from New York where Mr. Sabin attended the Columbia University during the summer and received his master's to New York City they visited the Century of Progress in Chicago and also went to Niagara On their return trip they visited at D. and Mount After a visit in Clarinda with Mrs. Sabin's Mrs. Sarah they will return to where he is coach and manual arts in the Alex 98, Dies Alex 98, a former resident of the Bedford died at the home of his Mrs. George Fluharty in San Aug. 29. The body was cremated and the ashes will be sent to Bedford for Mr. Fluharty is survived by three sons and one his wife having died a number of years The sons are C. W. Fluharty of Frank and Mel Fluharty of and George S. Guy Young To Des Moines Job L. Guy former cafe operator in Bedford and candidate for the office of Bedford will leave Tuesday for Des Moines where he has received an appointment in the state auditor's No details concerning his work have been To Hold Gun Shoot The Bedford Gun Club will hold its Walter Lake Memorial cup shoot Monday at its grounds east of The to be made an annual is open to club Discontinue Sales for While Thursday's community sale held at barn will be discontinued until after Oct. 5 when the government stops buying according to J. W. To Observe Labor Day Offices in the Taylor county court house will be closed Monday in observance of Labor according to Mrs. Nella county MARRIAGE LICENSES A marriage license was issued in Des Moines Friday to Karl Cobb and Alice both of 9 c Rural Teachers in First Meeting Rural teachers of Taylor county will have their first meeting of the school year in Bedford Friday at the Presbyterian according to Mrs. Anna county Supplies given out to all rural teachers by the superintendent will be distributed and preliminary instructions Prof. H. C. Moeller will be present and talk on The forenoon session convenes at 9:30 o'clock and the afternoon meeting at 1 County To Observe First Labor Day Taylor county's first Labor Day observation will take place in the court yard park Monday with an appropriate After a family picnic dinner in the courtyard an assembly will be held at the band weather at 1:30 If the weather is unfavorable the meeting will be held in the court The program will consist of with vocal and instrumental and at least two addresses on labor and Wildman To Job J. E. Wildman went to Fort Madison Wednesday where he will begin work tomorrow in an appointment job received from the Just what his duties at the penal institution will be is not known at this Mrs. J. E. Wildman will have charge of their grocery business Do We Want By estimate federal government will among 300 wheat growers of Taylor county this cooperate in the wheat allotment Application blanks must be signed within two T. H. Isaacs is Jurors Are Dismissed Those drawn for service on the petit 5ury at the August term of district court have been notified of their dismissal for the Judge George A. Johnston adjourned court yesterday when civil WW be disposed of. Tax Meeting Scheduled William chairman of the Taylor county taxpayers announces that meetings of the organization will be resumed after the summer vacation with a meeting to be held Sept. 4, at 1:30 o'clock in the court room at League Ends Its Last Week Two Tonight Finishes Bracket How They Stand light w i. Harbours 9 1 Firemen 0 3 Cobbs 5 4 4 5 2 ft City Dads 2 7 W I. Vet. Harbours 2" 0 Bremen 9 ' 10 7 12 City Dads 5 14 League went per schedule this week when rain failed to the first time in two or three The week included two both in onslaughts against tho league Cobbs held the outfit but lost 10-11, The Firemen defeated the Bakery the same 10-8. Tuesday night the Times Press battled Harbours and held them 0-0 for seven In the first half of the the pot a run but erred in the last half to let in Harbours two runs to In the second game 1hc defeated the City The City Dads won from the Friday 9-5 in a play off. Wednesday night Cobb the Bakery 10-1, and the Firemen blanked the City Dads 4-0. In a third game Harbours defeated Shenandoah 5-3. Tonight the meets the Firemen and the City Dads meet Cobbs in two rain play These games will wind up the Lions league for the Errors either in reporting games or failure to play them has shown a discrepancy in the All teams should have played fames during the Some teams show only 18 games A check-up this week will correct the Next week the a of the e c r Thurston To Speak Here Dan W. Turner of Corning and Congressman Lloyd Thurston of Osceola are expected to be in Bedford Sunday and speak at the Spanish American war which is to be held in Bibbins There will be a program in the following the basket Delegations are expected from Des Moines and other points in southwestern The picnic is an annual affair and will be attended by all veterans of the Spanish-American war and their New Helm School House Dedicated The new Helm school which was recently was dedicated Tuesday evening with appropriate Talks were given by county superintendent Anna D. Miss Floyd Cobb and Leslie was furnished by Miss Mildred I. B. Coon and Leslie Following the program refreshments were served in the basement of the Fifty were in The erection of a new building was made necessary as the old building was destroyed by fire in The spring term of school was held in a building on the Enoch Larison Miss Mildred Cobb will teach the school this with eleven pupils The patrons of the school will hold a community meeting once each month during school Institute for Teachers To Be Held Here Two-Day Session To Open Tuesday A two-day program for one for rural and one for town will be held in an institute in Bedford Tuesday and according to Mrs. Anna county Tuesday's sessions held in the high school auditorium will be for grade and high school instructors and Wednesday's to be held in the Presbyterian will be for rural Morning sessions each day will convene at 8:30 and afternoon sessions at 1:15. Grade Program ' After assembly in which Rev. Clark M. Crowell will give the teachers will attend group meetings beginning at 9 o'clock to discuss reading and its phases in various At 10:30 o'clock primary and upper grade teachers will discuss note and letter written and ways of encouraging correct language Following the noon intermission groups will reassemble at 1:15 to outline work for primary and upper grade At 2:30 a group meeting of grade teachers are scheduled to consider safety Primary teachers will meet in the kindergarten room and upper teachers in Room 208. High School Teachers After the general assembly at 8:30, topics for emphasis in improvement of instruction In high school will be discussed by Prof. W. H. Morton of the University of beginning at 0 Discussion of topics will be continued in the afternoon beginning at 1:15. Rural Teachers Institute Rural teachers will have their institute Wednesday in the Presbyterian assembling at 8:30 C. F. will give the At 9 o'clock demonstrations in sixth grade geography will be followed by questions and Next will come a demonstration in developing a reading lesson with followed by questions and The afternoon session will start at 1:15 with demonstration in experience reading and first grade followed by questions and demonstration of upper grade language for 4th and 5th grade followed by questions and Plans for the year's work will be taken Clara M. normal training state department of Des and Pearl reading Des will be To Give A Every Youngster Is Invited All youngsters of school age in trade territory have been invited to attend a grind and kid party in Bedford next The party is being given by the Bedford Two parties will be at 11 o'clock for youngsters of and the second 1 o'clock for youngsters of other towns and the rural A special program has been arranged for by Manager A. D. Hahn of the Rialto theater for the The feature of the party is the showing of famous comic strip in his very recent and first A type comedy and a Tom and animated are also on the Youngsters must get thoir to the show at the office of the tomorrow or Merchants of are cooperating with the and in offering many special bargains for this School Opening This week's carries their individual Hostesses will be by the at both parties to care for the Each party is identical and will be about an hour long. Parents are urged to bring their children to Bedford Saturday so they can enjoy this Call at the for Admission by ticket Merchants of Bedford have given over seventy-five gifts which will be distributed to youngsters who attend either The distribution will be in front of the at 2 - 1 HANSHAW TO CLARINDA Hospitalization At Knoxville Sought i. Carr adjudged insane by the Taylor county insane commission in a hearing 2�0, appealed their findings to the district a world War was taken to Des Moines Monday to seek hospitalization in a veteran's hospital at finding a wailing list ahead of him containing over fifty He waived the court appeal and was taken to the hospital in Clarinda Tuesday for William was committed to the hospital in Clarinda Monday as an for Popeye Winners Are Named Judges of the Pop Eye contest which was run at the Rialto theater have awarded the ten prizes as For children's Dicky Carole Ethel Helen Bertha Martha In the grownup winners were Helen R. Jay Virginia Ethel and Gladys Each of the ten winners will receive a pass to all the shows at the Rialto for the week of Sept. 3 to 9. ORR IS INDICTED Charge Against Young and Houk Dropped William held in the county jail on charges of brought by parents of a pirl of Ringgold indicted by the Taylor county crand jury The grand jury did not return an indictment against Kenneth cid Clark both before them on a charge of grand larceny of the Hipsley dog of New The grand jury adjourned for the term Richey Store Robbed The Richey general store in Conway was broken into Tuesday and approximately worth of goods was reported Sheriff T. V. Lacy investigated the robbery Wednesday New Market Couple Wed Miss Beulah Hulse and Johnny both of were married at 10 o'clock Tuesday morning at Maryville the ' study of the M. E. church by D. * D. r r r r
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