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Dunkirk Evening Observer (Newspaper) - July 16, 1929, Dunkirk, New York TODAY'S ISSUE 18 DUNKIRK EVENING OBSERVER Hair an ta ESTABLISHED LEASED WIRE SERVICE OF THE UNITED PRESS MONDAY'S PRESS RUN 4993 day Increasing cloudiness vuu NO ea DUNKIRK N Y TUESDAY JULY 1C lit Fit i on Fifty Thousand White Russians Offer Services to Cabinet Watches Effect on Manchurian Interests PROCEED WITH CONTROL OF EASTERN RAILWAY Patriotic Fervor Arises Through out Russia lation Not Clear As to j tion of Time Limit Forty-eight utter the Soviet Union's three-day ultimatum was banded to China's charge Moscow the general situation todar as ram Harbla that 000 Russian soldiers crossed Into Manchuria but contact with Chinese forces Tbe populace with patriotic terror and demanded bat the government late measures In protecting tho of the Union Tens ot thousands ot manu ers pledged allegiance to tbe menL In tho capitals of nas an atmosphere of calm and placidity Chinese people were not lu the least excited not eren when It re- ported that C T Wang lat foreign minister not return to Nanking to form a reply to neit Friday Other reports ted that tbe Mukden con- to assume control ot Ihc nese Eastern railway OTer which the whole dispute bad started Tbe European capitals to believe that there would Japan an attitude jf waiting The Japanese pren the tactics of In seizing the road It was reported from that Russia already bad chosen a for the conference In event China accepts to discuss all the elements involved In control of the line Protest Passport to Peace Leader NEA Washington took an oath to support tbe United States bnt wouldn't swear to defend It Despite this the state de- a passport to Dorothy Detier secretary of the Wo men's International League for Peace and now she Is the center ot a storm ot protest from tbe D A R and other patriotic organizations She Is shown above with tho passport which will en able her to attend a convention of her society In Prague Body Has Mid-July Crop Report Before It At Today's Session In Washington BU LESS THAN 1928 FORECAST However Carry Over from Last Year Is More Than Hundred Million Bushels Larger Than That of Previous Year Invited Cop to Attend the Funeral Chicago July I Vsl north In ta tht cf a dying patient when ht was by Franklyn Martyn a motorcycle policeman You're going too fast tht policeman told tho physician I am hurrying to a lick tht doctor replied Then ensued an argument which delayed him Zi minutes In reaching his patient Or man Tht next day tht and Or wrott Martyn a attending him an tion to tht funeral Dr was and easts for speeding ENTER PLEAS OF By LAWRENCE SULLIVAN United Press Staff Correspondent Washington July 11 federal farm board today turned Its attention to the most urgent problem awaiting of the current wheat crop which al ready Is filling storage bins at and export centers Selection ot the eighth member ot the board the spokesman for the wheat producers and marketing Inter Of Bankrupt Bank Were esta a today or Completion of tbe personnel ill enable the new administrative agency Immediately to lay down Its program for tbe neit two months The second meeting ot tht hoard to day had before It the mid-July crop forecast ot the department ot ture which ot a world crop than had beea heretofore anticipated A world crop ot 000 bushels short ot last year's pro was declared probable In the department's report Should the world's supply turn out o be as Indicated the average prices ot all classes of wheat In the United States would be Increased above th present levels the survey said The price of No 1 hard winter wheat at Kansas City la the rast year has average a little over Per bushel A reduction ot about 200 bushels In the world's supply be to raise this aver act to about 30 per bushel or with n 5 cents of that figure Tbo world's area to bn harvested now seems likely to-be no larger than last Against this factor however Arraigned in Federal Court Today York Police Running survey set the present Vice President's Sister Writes Kentucky's W C T U She Did So For Her Country and Her Brother Ky July 18 Dilly Curtis lann sister and official hostess ot President Curtis de dined liquors at a recent dinner glv en In Washington by Sir How ard tbe British ambassador out of consideration of mv own country and my It was disclosed today In an exchange of correspondence be MM and the Kentucky Women's Christian Temperance Un Ion lira Gann revealed her attitude In a reply addressed to Mrs Ludle 0 president ot the state W C T U Mrs and other members ot the had felicitated Mrs Gann on her In official Washington and had asked her for a fraak statement of whether the did for the honor and dignity of hfr country decline to taste liquor at S r dinner Mrs reply 1 did de- cline The text of the reply was as follows Today's mall brought mt the letter br you and other officers ol the Kentucky Christian Tern Union la which yon ask for a as to wether or not 1 declined liquors at the dinner ly given by tbe ambassador and Udy Isabella Howard 1 did decline Of coarse you know Sir How ard has the right under the laws ot his country to serve whatever he wish e-s However out of consideration ol my own country and mr brother I the proper thing f r me to do at times Is to decline Sincerely yours Dolly Curtis Gann all SENSATIONAL ROBBERY Clues Which Link the ers Union With Recent Cases New York July sought today to link labor racketeers who are said ta have received 000 a year In graft from builders with murder arson and extortion cat Investigation Into the racket was precipitated by a series of mys In Incompleted apart ment houses District Attorney John K ban of the where most of the fires occurred It searching through homicide records for of charges that gunmen had been hired by the ring The murder ot Harry Smith ot the union and the fatal assault on John Car boy a lathing contractor may have been Instigated by tbe racketeers In suggest Smith Investigators said put on the be protested against employment of ring lath ers while union men could not get work Carboy was severely beaten for refusing to pay two per cent ol bis profits to racketeers It Is claim stocks Tho accounted for world's arry over ot wheat on July report said appears to be from approximate ly 100 million ta 125 million greater than last year when It amount ed to about 420 million bushels Prac all over the Increase Is In United States On the basis ot present domestic crop forecasts corn prices are likely to be well maintained until the ap proach of the new marketing season next fall Farm prices of corn at the beginning of the new crop year may average about SO cents a bushel while prices ot No J yellow corn at Chicago may average about 31 cents per bush el President Hoover baa turned the en tire farm rehabilitation program over to his board which Is to carry out the administration program under the new marketing bills I Invest you with responsibility authority and resources such as have never before been conferred by our government la assistance to aay In the president told the new board at the Initial White House ing yesterday His Automobile Struck a Con- crete In Hospital With Broken Ribs New York July Frank Oliver of the Twenty-Two Other School Girls Were Badly Injured In the Attended Picnic Tegucigalpa Honduras July whole nation was Into mourning today over the gic death of U school girls an members of socially prominent who were killed In an automobile New York July F one ot tbe four partners la the defunct banking firm of Clarke Brothers made a complete statement ot the bank's affairs to the county grand Jury acting District At torney Ferdinand Pecora announced this afternoon statement startling nnd sensational TO MER'S New York July 16 mem of tbe bankrupt private bank ol Clarke 151 Nassau failed recently for more than today entered pitas of not guilty when arraigned In federal conrl before Judge Harry II Anderson of Tennessee The mon were released on ball each which was Imposed when they wero last week for mall fraud lu with tbu bank's failure The tour men James Hao Clarke Hudson Clarku Jr Philip Clarke and John C Douker were Indict ed on two new containing IS counts One Indictment charged ot assets and conspiracy to conceal assets In violation of tbe bankruptcy law while the other chart ed use of mall to defraud and con to HSR the malls to defraud Hearings wero this before United States Commissioner Garrett W Cotter Files Petition For Release ing She Was More Than 12 Miles from Land July P poll tlon In which the of the ish auxiliary schooner ask that craft aud Its I cargo lie returned to them will be heard In federal court Lore day Tbe petition was filed by Attorney James A Donovan of sel for tbe owners who alleged that the vessel was more than 12 miles off Capo Cod when by coast guards on July 10 The dole was said to owned by the Eastern Seaboard Steamship company of Montreal Captain Watson Wagner and bit crew of nine arc free on ball ng a hearing oa rum charges congressional district re- accident as they were returning from possibly fatal Injuries In an 1 a at San accident today Twenty two other school girls were Ills car struck the concrete wall Injured tn the wreck and were the grand concourse near 0 hospitals parkway and was demolish lne worat tragedy which has IN HOLLYWOOD ed He was taken to Fordham befallen country In yeari All Hollywood Calif 1.1 Two of three men who provided the 1 with three broken ribs lacerations j lnd concert halls wero f the head and chest and other In t The populace was whock ot Sid Chinese motion ture palace were hunted today One of the trio held up Detective Lieutenant Hugh A Crowley In The crack New cf tbe movie and stole was In custody and has police announced nn TTP NAVAL OFFICER SUED BOX CARS LEFT ON TRACK BREACH OF PROMISE Luxurious Vessel Was At In Hempstead Harbor With Several Others EXPLOSION BLEW DECK INTO THE AIR First Mate and a Sailor Missing on Board Savec Themselves by Jumping Into the Water Olen Cove V Y July P luxurious yacht Wenonah It owned by JamM A banker was destroyed by tiro and explosion at It lay In har r with members ot the crew aboard The mate la missing and I believed to have been killed and ono other sailor was taken to a hospital The other ten men aboard escaped by leal Ing Into Ibe water The big yacht formerly tbe Modes Ey was tied up off Garvey's Point close by other famous yachts Includ Ins the Corsair owned by J P Mor gan the of Harry Payne Whitney and of Mrs WU Ham U Darkness Several hundred of dollars were represented In tbe yacht fleet Witnesses said they board the ex plosion and then saw the deck and smokestacks ot the shoot In to air Heavy black smoke ed belching up and then shot many Into tho air craft burned to thn but moil members of the crow wero able leap Into the water and were rescued by small boats put out by other ves sels In the was believed to bwn In the engine room at the ot the had loft tin to go Into bis New ic it earlier irk Ilife Hutchinson Out of Precautions Are gently Needed Hutchlnson Kan July Red Cross came to tbo aid of flood today as stores opened and worked tn restore normal conditions alter flood waters had to sis feet deep through most of thx and business sections Only Immediate sanitary efforts can avert an epidemic In tbe nf tbe waters Mrs J O Don ovan Cross official Al bert Krans of St wbo It la charge of sanitation measures Mayor If J Haskard has d or contributions for families eft In desperate straits by the In water wan In the city day although first to enter he downtown business district were forced to remove their shoes to reach tome of the storm Damage In Hutchinson was at but havoc In around the city pushed tbe loll higher Water was receding rom farms In aa area of SO around city but thousands of acres of wheat were washed Kway and beaten down bv tbo flood Held as Aid in Smuggling Case NKA Ban Francisco Huen above chancellor ot the consulate at San bat been Jailed by federal authorities fur complicity In tbe opium and silks smuggling charges on which Dr Kao Chinese sub- consul and his wife sro under arrest Federal authorities will seek Jail for tbe AGREE TO LEAVE IF All Are Protected by Police and U S Marshals Heavily Arm ed NO DEMONSTRATIONS MADE BY STRIKERS Union Officials Order All Their Men to Participate in No Dis- Pickets Stand Guard At Company's erty New Orleans IA July New Orleans to work on street can for tbe first time In more thin two weeks worn started yesterday protection of United States depot acting lu enforce a federal granted a week ago by Judeo Wayne 1 Although many of Ing railway men lined the streets with thousands of curious there ere no demonstrations such at marked party efforts at renewal of with pickets acting of their union anil under permission ol federal Injunction stood guard 01 er entrances and to com tuny property They bad strict Vice Consul Wife fir to participate In nn A of rioting and lug might In law spokesmen for iovernor have Chancellor May Be Held For Trial by U S Court Gunmen Herded Employes in Back Room While Cash ers in Vault Were Rifled Cleveland O Inly mell man wearing a leghorn hat and dark blue suit luffed non- SWAM FOUR MILES FROM SINKING SHIP N J July It took three hours of grim battling for Captain G P Crowley 70 ta swim four miles ta shore when his 35 foot sloop began ta settle He secured medical aid after swim borrowed a change of clothing and took a to Atlantic city to report his loss The tloop was stranded oa a sandbar by Udt lit ccom Pittsburgh passenger train was filed suit In at a 1 lied suit In In robbing thn Farmers Bank nf Cleveland hero of flen Evans of Pittsburgh of the passenger train crushed Richmond to death beneath his overturned of motive A ebb car and fonr wbo lives at n KUU ers also were overturned but although Washington avenue says lea tenant proposed to marry nar latt tba passengers were severely shaken no Injuries wen Train service was restored early day a two hoar delay Tie was on the ran toward York and trans- ferred ta another train and to June Oa May T when tbe discovered that ha was married end hid two children la Norfolk Va he he would divorce hU wife Mlu alleges he bu done about It salj 000 The robbers In a Ford car When two of gunmen entered tbe bank they found Clarence bach bonk Arthur Orient cashier and Ursula Colbert ZJ iten Two Cleveland Press Men ed of Citation Based on Criticism Jul 1 mpt of court citations against two officers ot the Cleveland Press were dismissed today Arguments were continued for dismissal ot two others A lengthy statement was made from the bench by Common Pleas Judge Frederick P Walther In which he fended his action Id granting to opera ten ot Thistledown race track an In Junction against a sheriff's enco with tbe track Critical editorials In Press the basla for the con tempi citations were aa far they apply to the de Judge hoard himself de San July 16 by Kao vice bere and bit wife center ot an International sensation because worth cit opium waa In to this country by Mh forwarded to Dr C Wu ambassador today Tim wero at the TV iui at of Mln Tang semiofficial of the San Chi were as ol to by tbo order ol Wu at Washington retailing Kao Hucn Voon chancellor of tho Chinese consulate here whn alao was ed In thr case to leave by An gust 6 It bit Innocence could not be proved then was order ed recalled when similar action wa taken against Vim Kao However the trio has not been released from brought them by Stales government The envoys and Mrs Kao wen arrested and on h after complaints were Issued ac ruling them violating tho Jones Miller art by a conspiracy In smuggle plum Into this country Their bearing li for to morrow complaints may be nn by the at The Bremen Newest Creation to Sail the Seas Left men With Bio Passenger List Germany July Germany's proud hop In the transatlantic competition left her today on r maiden across the At for New Tork With the magnificent liner of the old Nord con wont tin and tbe cheers ot a which had Its whittled away by the treaty but nnw In a place In aun Tbo firemen gilded away from Ur al 5 m Capt oai tbo bridge juit lie the big Marled toll he did not Intend try to break an records The safety of my Is my first consideration be w folk here predicted crowding or breaking of records Completed In great afler tho destruction nf her sister So Terrified by the tacle Did Not Stop Running For Seen 300 Years Ago N Y July It P Three young fishermen their Insistent they bad teen the famous plain tea serpent hti bten affirmed and denied hy a ing combination of fact and fancy during the moro than 300 years the discovery Thomaa of ind two companions Davis and Wesley wero fishing mouth of the river Sunday when what to them to bo a serpent or fish thrust Its heal Ihn ot the lake The monster began shaking Its tall violently lashing tbe water Into a ot foam by tha did not running until he haj tbo village two miles away and alia retired pre- but said there could be na mistake about what they had toeu The water was for thiy said previously had ridiculed alui of a Mko sea pent The has been ot a legendary figure la this lection and the last time he was re- seen was 20 years ago when le appeared Port Henry and Point In the chronicles of Samuel di whn discovered the lake n It Is related that a flab It eet In length a great mouth Ined with rows of aharp tueth was Attempts were made 13 pear the creature but Its bide was M that had n fleet or were broken against II LATEST New July King ford-Smith anl C e 0 y ship the Europa by fire men Is tbe transatlantic d record held by tbo Ucur The new Gernun ship Is feet In length 100 MM In buam with Pill 000 Her four Jay 1 lit Crow probably will attempt to of the globe by air In a Inn tu York mm Pans July of jirt cam won JM rote on of ot it I war to diy 1.1 These were marched to a d cf fie race track the rear room and with re hen D other two then for the Press executives the cash drawers In vault George Vraa a patron walked In tit was told ta go Into the hack room after they took from him for dismissal of th ot wheat la tht decreased aboat fci lot during past Dial mighty turbine tett total about 000 power Oa a recent test run the a of knott in hoar brt was believed fa have hold two or I'irro knott In reserve The whose record for tbo Atlantic Is days cine hour anl forty five minuter Im a nf 29 knots The M dne at Southampton Wednesday anl Sew York dayt later yon have anything to tell an advt la tbt will help you ot IL toll In Hid 1 rt II net liny relch Ten mire Mis been I Stites dor hi I another with say In the ot was a visitor It was Ibt third them Irro Motorist i Wiled by I i -i keep their t- i free from muJ
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