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Morning Call, The (Newspaper) - June 24, 1929, Laurel, Mississippi A M Edition FULL HOUR LEASED UNIVERSAL SERVICE THE MORNING CALL The Weather Partly cloudy Wednesday and Thursday probable light showers Vol 104 LAUREL MISS WEDNESDAY JULY ONE DAY AHEAD AFTER WICKERSHAM HE'S SILENT St Louis Crew and Plane Still Going Strong Will Talk Peace When Railway is Clear Again AND PROTECTION May Evict Chink Of- Unless He is Out Soon RIGA July is determined to avoid war but insists that the Russian tion of the Chinese Eastern railway be released by China that personal security and freedom is guaranteed to Soviet employees on the way and urges that a tee be established at Harbin to settle the railway dispute without delay These provisions are in the latest Soviet answer to the Chinese note re- ROME July is ing and anxious to cooperate with other powers in aiding a peaceful settlement of the dispute The Mussolini government has accepted the of the American Secretary of State son to help prevent war coming in China Make New World Continuing Try For 300 Hour Mark Senior Air Pilot Finishes Million Miles of Flying Working Agreement With America is Desired CREATES FUROR ABOUT EUROPE Naval Disarmament Talk With U S is Admitted CHICAGO July ton Lee senior air mail pilot of the United States today com- miles of flying Lee who is employed by the j system has been flying for 1C years and has never bad a serious crash and less than a j en forced landings He is an authority on all ches of and military recognized as among the most expert fliers and held in highest esteem He is known as the veteran pilot of America They May Smoke Chairman Out of Present Position NANKING July king government stands ready to submit its dispute with Soviet to the League of Nations or signatory powers of the logg pact Foreign Minister C T Wang after conferences with president Chiang announced that the government is enter negotiations looking to a peaceful solution MOSCOW July a week has elapsed since the Soviets broke off relations with China the Chinese Legation is showing little hurry about moving out except to give a round of farewell dinners and parties The Chinese charge d'affaires says he is waiting for instructions from Nanking about leaving If he lingers iuch longer the Soviet authorities nay evict him The Soviet press scorns the in- of the Kellogg pact tories in conference to settle the dispute The papers ask how fair can be expected from England France Japan and the United States when these powers fomented the Nanking generals into seizing the Chinese Eastern BERLIN July is not seeking the role of mediator in dispute De- spite reports here from ton Wilhelmstrasse has not ye been asked by any power to act as her arbitrator Germany is maintaining strict neutrality and any intervention to help settle the Far East conflict independent of other great powers is not even being considered Uni- versal Service is informed Germany would be reluctant to act as sole arbitrator since her in- in both countries and m China arc far more ex- tensive than generally exposed expressed here in quasi official circles is that Russia's re- to accept French mediation is no indication that Russia has rejected all steps to avoid open warfare American Border Men Lose One Man in Battle Thousands Assemble at Field and Greet Flyers DEMONSTRATION RECORD RESULT Great Plane Lazily Soars Along High Altitude Music and Melon At Powers Meet EL PASO Texas July Mexican border patrolmen tonight took extra precautions following the fierce of four men with a band of smugglers last night the second in 48 hours In last night's battle two ican smugglers were killed and three were wounded None of the patrolmen were injured At the same time more than 200 gallons of liquor two automobiles and three trucks were seized One of the trucks seized bore the name of a local wholesale per and federal began an investigation into its use The company officials declared that a negro driver had taken the truck home with him last night following the last de- livery In last night's battle thc were tipped that a delivery was to be made across the Rio Grande and advised not to be too hasty in flushing the ey The first group of came down to the river and ing perhaps they were watched attempted to draw the officers out of hiding but without success Soon the second group appeared and the battle was on Chief Border Patrolmen C C Horseley said tonight that last night's experience showed that the smugglers were running in sections and have used as many as 10 to 12 high-powered motor cars on both sides of thc in maneuvering to outwit the the trim monoplane piloted by ST LOUIS Mo July Superstitious? No Yes And if Dale Red and Forrest keep their St aloft 300 hours it will have been Dales left foot of a rabbit and bunch of that did the stunt On the other hand the wives of the fliers and their ground crew scout the rabbit foot and four-leaf clovers saying flight is due Ability to sleep on a two- inch inflated mattress behind a pounding Having carefully prepared food sent them by their wives A daily bath and shave Nerve 254 hours and still going strong N SI Bought by American Oldest of Kind to LONDON July 23 An- toine Houdon's famous bust of George Washington thc sde of which was announced this after- noon has been bought on behalf of John D Rockefeller Jr Universal learned tonight Sought after for many years by collectors and museums thc bust was sold by Godfrey Lampson to J I McGurk American art expert and agent The rumored price was McGurk interviewed tonight declined to state for whom he was By ROBERT WELLS RITCHIE LONDON July mier Ramsay MacDonald has abandoned his proposed visit to Washington and all Europe is agog The Premier's mission to further Anglo-American ty and looking toward the two great English speaking nations taking a world lead ill the reduction of naval ar- has been ly postponed On top of this sensational news which was learned today from the authority I am also able o announce exclusively that Pre- mier will deliver a speech in Parliament tomorrow in which he will reveal that the total of his activities so far as he has engaged in any with Ambassadors Dawes and Gibson in the matter of preliminary to reach a working agreement with America in the matter of ment Whether or not that speech will reveal that MacDonald's decision that his American visit at present is impractical I am not allowed by thc nature of my confidential in- formation to say There ia every probability that the premier will intimate that it is impossible to make the trip this year because of the pressing ex- of the two most tant items on the agenda of his S R y foreign program If the Premier advances this excuse it will be a diplomatic ges ture covering thc real reason His political enemies can take it or leave to minster lobby will take it with their tongues in their cheeks Tate Building Former Pride of Laurel Gives Way NEW STORE PLAN SOON TO ARRIVE When Building Will be Started J C Coates Plans and specifications for the new Kress building on the corner of Street anil Central are due to arrive gust 1 J C Coats owner and supervisor of the building statej that immediately after the plans are construction of thc new building will be started and pushed forward as as sible It will take another week or ten days to finish cleaning the lot clearing away thc debris pre- to rebuilding With the razing of thc Tate Company building another chapter in local commercial history is added to thc Book of Laurel About 1900 N P Welborn put up a one story brick building there At that time Frank had a brick store near the present District Meeting Is Booked For Tues Eve Hoover Staying Out of the Row With Others DRY COMMISSION IS IN QUANDARY Brings Loads of Mail What May Be Done Tuesday July will be an eventful one in Laurel for the Knights of Pythias since a dis- meeting will be held here at that time This announcement followed tin impromptu meeting last night when officers and members were notified by letter from Hon Karl Wingo of who is dis- deputy grand chancellor that there would be a district ing called soon and that the event would be held in this agreeable city if The honor was immediately recognized and without tion Mr Wingo was informed that they would not only be ex- and entertained but would be fed during their stay There will be n number of no- tables at the meeting Among these will be Hon N K grand chancellor C W Bailey grand keeper of records and seals together with many others What the will be is not known at this time It is pre- that business pertaining to the lodge will bo taken up will be the first time for several of these officers to be in the city for some time Local members of the lodge are planning a little of their own and after the business sion will invite the visitors to a dainty luncheon and while there may be important business trans- When MacDonald advises of thc Furniture Com- tomorrow of the progress the Anglo-American accord he acting in the purchase but Uni- will window dress his argument in versal Service is informed by a the best possible way but I am 13 UV i t il 1 source high in London art circles credibly informed that an analysis that the purchase was made for the his statement will show the sum f Progress made to bust was completed by Pitifully short of popular don at Mount in 1785 after only 12 of work on it J and was purchased by an Amen- t by Great Aviation authorities tonight ex- Tressed the belief that Dale son and Forest the pilots would be able to keep their craft aloft for at least 300 hours WASHINGTON July fruit fly quarantine in Florida was further modified today when department of agriculture an- that for the present at ST YOUIS Mo July 23 A- least limes produced in Parliamentary source history was written here and Dadc counties may be moved British politics have a today when thc St interstate throughout the United ing on States under permit pany on Front Street Thc lace Drug Company occupied thc same position it docs today except that it has grown with passing years and become a store The First National Hank did a thriving business on the present Coca-Cola corner With Mr born's new store these four big business concerns constituted the commercial center The new store for general was surrounded by a sea saw dust Various small boys stuck fishing poles in what was to Central Avenue and posted signs No fishing allowed Later shape of demands by coal miners the T B Bonner Company took and a threatened lockout for the over the Welborn building anil an spinners either or both of which i annex and second story were may force a crisis in Parliament added Then the store was divided and the fall of the labor the Farmers and Traders Bank i occupying the corner It was It is learned from an authentic lowed by various concerns features since the local lodge WASHINGTON July While thc latest prohibition storm rages tempestuously 01 or his head George W chairman of the National Law Enforcement commissions remains calm He appears to be enjoying hugely the con- that has been ed by his now famous letter to Governor Roosevelt of New York His office has been besieged with callers and his mail has been laden with requests seeking of of his views These he has either ed or answered jovially as he did today with a merry twinkle in hia I have nothing to say But whereas Wickersham is pleasantly some of hii office workers have had a case of jumpy nerves ever since the of the letter Whenever Wickersham appears they hedge about him cautiously endeavoring evidently to sidetrack any sion interviewers The commission as complacent as Wickersham re- plying to nil requests about the letter with thc admonition to sec the chairman It is thc sion has discussed the letter but in a jocular vein and not in a way that indicates any alarm or whatever While Wickersham is ed his friends say he doesn't quite Airport Scene Fatal Accident Tuesday Afternoon that secret In thc Company was JACKSON July Samuel Taylor Darling was an airplane mishap at the has been raised as there was no- thing in the letter which was not perfectly obvious to an impartial prohibition under ent conditions has not been enforceable They ed out he hadn't advocated any definite modification but rather in- a problem which requires studious attention that is thc joint responsibility of the federal government and the states in en- forcing the law The White House like sham and thc commission is ing out of thc row Not so thc organized drys They make no bones about disapproving use of the word and to the reams of statements that have emanated from dry headquarters others an to be added periodically in the concerted effort to smoke out Wickersham The commission plans to wind up its organization work shortly broke all previous world records for sustained flight at P M trol Ivan border patrol man who was killed in an early hour Sunday morning battle with glers has been buried and funeral was one of the largest Dale Red Jackson and Forrest had been in the air ex- attended ever witnessed here Cedar Rapids Honoring Boy Thc Powers Community had a taste of the sweet strains of sic Tuesday evening rendered by Director II M villaine and thc Laurel Municipal Band The people for miles around and including many people from rel gathered early in the evening on the beautiful and t ol grounds about the Powers dar The previous endurance 210 hours minutes and seconds by the An- geleno at City Calif July 12 Not Less Than Half Million An building falls only to rise again to new and greater it typifies progress N P born is still a merchant His place of business is on Thirteenth Street where he U too busy to ponder over the good old days He thinks tlic he a faulty landing n hen he Jackson Air aT- ami then for a month while delay his visit to instigators prepare it have been loyal citizens The was taken from the plane he dead Mr Darling was married 2nd to Beatrice Flowers daughter of W M Flowers in one of the j elegant weddings that i Lottie Fooled Scribes The General Planning Commission has been called for a Thursday morning at The purpose of this now anii hm of in notes dropped to observers meeting Thursday morning at The purpose of this at the field Jackson ami meeting according to the call made by W H Smith m have announced i tary of thc is to pass Oil and I Q motor of their up the reports by the special committees as have completed u witnessed in the capital city in many Mr win of the death It is that he was not a licenced flier No one 1 was in the plane with him LOS ANGELES July While newspapermen and dcr the strain their work and pass on other matters submitted by the sub- We are ready to start another endurance flight one note today u is jm j expect they'll stay up there to have the financial budget for referendum early in until Friday at Major Robertson head of the Hear Pact Read plane in which he met his mtn hotels and churches in Los Angeles Lottie Pickford was secretly married in her Hills homo to Russell 0 Mrs Darling H one of s of Mich The Morning Call is pleased that things are beginning where the concert was to have been But no sooner had the Mr and Mrs Samuel most outstanding recognition to million to do the work that is now under advisement St Louis in the aeronautical world The plans now being formulated an not a short time period of years WASINGTON July n Retting that will outrival for and any similar international event since the treaty of Versailles the Kellogg pact for the renunciation of war will be proclaimed to the world by Hoover tomorrow afternoon at 10 o'clock at tin White House Diplomatic representatives of nations have been convoked for the ceremony The east room of General of i Council for the 5 M N Railroad Mr Darling wits a i native of Loren and Pete Will Try Again only be sold the building program are our oppor SAN FRANCISCO July Loren Mendell and R It Pete former holders of the world's endurance flight record Hunter officiating We wanted to be without much ado so we I ed that there was only one place that no one would look for a I that was home So we were the bride ingly announced today After n Honolulu honeymoon the couple will make their home in thc Kast FATHER HAYES PAYS VISIT TO MERIDIAN SHOOTS FAMILY FOR DKBT will try it again CHICAGO July and of Mrs Joseph Diorio and their I it t people of Powers riding of an old motorcycle inter the one under consideration will convince those who are con- H ir a by serving through the city's Later After breaking the endurance h h the bind and it director with he appeared here in K h 01 me punch and angel food cake I and then as a stunt pilot I Continued on page eight I and itH future in over f 18 loan The two fliers declared this af that they were happy the Father Thomas Hayes of thc Church of the Immaculate Con- spent Wednesday in geles Sure we'll try it with Father John Eurns they said St Patrick's Church St Louis Robin had bettered thc record they hung up at Los An-
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