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Moorhead Daily News (Newspaper) - October 15, 1929, Moorhead, Minnesota PRESS TELEGRAPH SER VICE RECEIVED BY THE No. 238 OCT. 15, 1926. PER O Q UIT R M Prepares For TO MEET HERE 30 and Consul Hobe to be Among Hendrick Shipstead of Minnesota and Hans Norwegian ronsul at St. will speak on Concordia college annual according to officials in The annual homecoming celebration at the locai school will hold on Saturday and Oct. and 31. gridiron feature of the day will h ilie clash between Augsburg of Minneapolis and the Shipstead and Consul Hobe will appear on the Saturday morning program at Mr. Hobe will present J. A. head of the Norse department of with a decoration bestowed by the Norwegian king in recognition of his services in connection with the NorSe-American centennial in the twin Mr. Holvik was secretary of the centennial the football game a parade will be staged through the business sections of this city and All societies on the college campus will have annual alumni dinner will be held al p. m. Saturday probably in parlors of Trinity church to be by a program in the college gymnasium at 8 p. J. N. Brown will preside gymnasium program on which m president of the district of the Rev. 1. T. president of Rev. J. O. Ness of president of the S. G. and Lars will Other speakers 11 represent the college alumni and Jacob Tanner of Luther Theological seminary of St. Paul will preach the homecoming sermon at Trinity church Sunday That afternoon the annual open house will be staged at Ladies hall on the homecoming activities will be capped with the bonfire ceremony on the campus Sunday CROWD HEARS SELVIG AT to The Oct. 15Addressing a large and enthusiastic crowd last evening at the Hitterdal C. G. nominee for Congress in the ninth presented fully his views on national stressing the farm by those present indicated that they were greatly impressed with the grasp of the issues made manifest by the Selvig was introduced as good man who had accomplished more for the Red River valley than any one as head of the agricultural school at The decentralization of our national and the effects our new immigration rules were discussed plainly and with Selvig made a distinctly favorable impression when he said he wanted to go to Congress to give the greatest service of which he was capable to lift the farmers out of third party is of no influence or avail in Congress he told his at noon Mr. Selvig gave an address at with Lt. Gov. W. I. he is to speak at Saturday night he will be at MAY BE KEY TO LOSS OF STEPHENSON LETTERS IN INDIANA POLITICAL Oct. 15 obtained from D. former klan dragon in a secret interview at the state prison in Michigan City was placed before the Marion county grand jury today by William deputy prosecutor investigating political KILLED ON STREET Oct. 15 Miss Lillian Hardin and her Ralph were murdered here today by a man wno boarded the street car on which they were shot and then escaped in a motor car which was running alongside on the afterwards police arrested Matt a and he is said to have confessed to the double W. Chicago was shot and seriously wounded by gangsters operating a machine Fred Is Northern Minnesota district of the Norwegian Lutheran church of America will raise approximately for the working budget of the church this according to President J. N. Brown of Concordia eight church districts in will have a total working budget of President Brown North Dakota's quota is A. H. financial secretary of the this week ed a meeting at Minneapolis of all district presidents and financial secretaries of the Post indorsing a paid secretary for the Moorhead Commercial club and the American Legion sale October 29 were passed by the Moorhead Retail Merchants association at its regular monthly meeting last The association also offered its financial help in obtaining a H. H. Hansen and Leo Johnson were named on a committee to urge merchants of the city to keep their show window lighting fixtures on until later in the Oscar who underwent surgical treatment at St. John's has returned to her For and Mostly cloudy tonight and probably rain or Alice Wright Trinity Choir Alice Wright was elected president of Trinity Lutheran church the annual business meeting held last evening following a social hour at which Miss Wright and Edgar Wright Fjelstad was named vice Elida Sundet secretary and Norman Engh and Vivian assistant The social committee is composed of Myrtle Irene Thompson and George choir voted to hold one social meeting a month following their regular county register of who died Wednesday evening at his home in will be held at 2 p. m. tomorrow from the First Congregational church of Moorhead with Rev. Frederick Errington Burial will be in the family lot at body will lie in state at the Wright Sons chapel from 10 a. m. to 1 p. in. will Andrew O. Arthur C. W. George C. H. Wilfred and Fred M. Moorhead Retail Merchants association at its meeting last evening voted to attend the service in a Moorhead Ladies sextet will sing one of Mr. favorite hymns at the at the First Congregational church at 11 a. m. a memorial service will be held for Mr. Edgar W. George Hammett and Rev. Frederick Errington will of men of Bethesda church organized a Men's Brotherhood with L. S. as president last officers Carl vice and A. L. A membership committee composed of Frank Emil Pehrson and John Sten was named by President Brotherhood will meet on the third Thursday of each Refreshments were served last evening by L. Claus Westberg and N. P. Oct. 15 young who suddenly sight a week is believed today to hold the key to the disappearance of the personal letters and checks of D. C. former grand dragon of the Indiana Ku Klux William Remy is attempting to obtain the documents as evidence for the Marion county grand jury investigation of charges that Stephenson sef up a corrupt government in Mildred worked in Stephenson's office before he was sentenced to life imprisonment for the murder of Miss Madge $ year Miss Meade left her here last Just as the political inquiry wag warming up and Prosecutor Remy is convinced she knows the hiding place of the missing documents or aided in their mother and sister of the missing stenographer were brought before the grand jury but were unable to give any information of her leaving the grand jury the mother sent an appeal through the newspapers to her daughter to come home at matter who is advising you to stay Thomas whose charges caused the grand jury continued his efforts to have the inquiry taken up by the senate investigating committee headed by Senator James A. Reed of have sent Senator Reed evidence which is bound to bring about a federal Adams after wiring each member of the senate committee a request to convene to Hold Pep Meeting of Concordia college will hold a pep meeting in the college gymnasium at 6:45 p. m. Frank Cleve of the football team will also will be the game Saturday with Gustavus TO BE RUN BY 15 Hangars To Be Put Up for LEGION Oct. 15 postoffice department announced today it will relinquish the and overnight New government operated air and will advertise days for bids for private enterprise to take over the has never been the intention of the post office department to continue operation permanently of the air mail Postmaster General New department has 85 15 hangars and machine shops worth several million dollars which will be Oct. 15 Paul Savage of former lieutenant of engineers during the was today elected national commander of the American Legion at the closing session of the eighth annual election a spirited campaign during which 22 ballets wore cast before he gained a majority over Monroe Johnson of South his chief Oct. 15 Gen. John J. Pershing and Marshal Foch of Prance were made honorary commanders of the American Legion for life by a unanimous vote of the eighth annual Legion convention here A resolution giving the honorary office to the leader of the A. E. F. and the French commander in chief of the allied armies in the world war was presented by the resolution committee and adopted amid enthusiastic cheers by the The action was a compromise arrangement worked out by Legion leaders supporting the proposal to make Pershing the active national commander for the trip to Paris next ANGELES REACHES MAN FOR CHARTER Held on of the 5,500,000 persons in ihc United States who are over 65 years of age are dependent upon public according to insurance Stratton and George will be arraigned before Judge E. Wade late today on charged of stealing potatoes owned by James Nesbitt from the warehouse at They were arrested by Sheriff Malvey late sacks of potatoes were recovered by the sheriff when the men were is the second time that the warehouse has been burglarized in two G. chairman of the city charter committee for the past 25 who was again named to by the Moorhead council will be unable to serve this has notified R. G. city Comstock's resignation from will necessitate the another member at the meeting in the council men named by the serve on the committee have by Judge Carroll A. are C. Edwin E. E. H. H. E. H. J. Ralph J. Theodore H. and James A. These now signing oaths of office and of the committee will when all oaths are returned to City Clerk council tonight will discuss the installation on Eighth st S from Eighth st to the Moorhead State WRIGHT Oct. 15, Mrs. Adelaide was elected national president of the Women's auxiliary of the American Legion on the fourth ballot in the auxiliary convention here Mrs. M. Gleason was elected vice president of the Northwest HURLS DEBATE Oct. 15 W. R. Riley of today awaited a reply from J. A. A. Burnquist for a debate on leader among fundamentalists of the invited a trustee of Carleton college to discuss the question with him on a platform of the Minneapolis armory before a public audience. The challenge grew out of Dr. Riley's resolution before the Minnesota Baptist providing that financial support be withdrawn from Carleton because of alleged belief of the faculty in education almost accepts the theory of an ornamental lighting lution and it would be practically to gather together as large supplemental assessment roll on the First paving project will be placed before the council this evening for as at Carleton and secure excellent teaching talent without having such a faculty hold the theory of he Oct. 15 giant navy dirigible Los Angeles completed its cruise from N. to Detroit at 3; 30 this ing and two hours later was safely to the Fprd jpr naast at trip from Lakehurst made in a little more than 16 hours and except for some contrary head winds was These winds slowed the 50-mile gait that been maintained after passing Pittsburg to 20 miles an The day broke a perfect Hardly a bit of wind was The ship was very itill against the - The crowd about it was increased by a continuous stream of automobiles coming from all It was necessary for spectators to build small fires to keep themselves 3,500 including Henry and Edsel were waiting for the Almost simultaneously with the sighting of the ship a thousand search lights from as many automobiles parked at the Ford air port shot their rays upon the hull of silhouetting its beautiful silver frame against the dark cruising about the port for an hour waiting for better light for a rope was dropped to the ground at 4:35 a. m. An hour later the vessel was moored fast to the Roomer by Readon of New was found overcome by in a local rooming house this He was dragged from the gas filled room and At last reports he was reported improving was taking a bath when The gas heater which was used for heating the water had gone out and gas filled the room overcoming the LEAD WOPS 7-0 N. Oct. 15. Moorhead State Teachers college led the Wahpeton Scientists at half time here today 7-0. plunged through the Wahpeton line for the are complaining of a new the littering of theater floors with peanut The English learned the joys of eating peanuts from the Canadians during the World Will give a Concert 8:15 18
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