Lemars Globe Post, July 5, 1928

Lemars Globe Post

July 05, 1928

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LeMars Globe Post (Newspaper) - July 5, 1928, Lemars, Iowa LeMars Globe-Post EttabUthed 1885 biued Monday and Thursday LE MARS, IOWA, THURSDAY, JULY 5, 1928 Official County Papei VOLUME 46, NO. 54 Long-Sought Farm Equality Is Pledged By Democratic Platform FIND ALL NIGGER LABOR IN SOUTH Virginia Hodapp Makes Interesting Observations of Lite in Texas Miss Virginia Hodapp, formerly of LeMars, now living at 912% Main street, Dal' fi, Texas, writes the following interesting letter: "I receive the Globe-Post regularly and sure enjoy the home news, /i- I "Mr. Moler sent me here from '.'*?owi>'Chicago to this southern' climate to Chicago, July 5.-Criticizing i^. "'fl ^ our local classes of th^ Mo- republican party for its treatment of the farm problem at the Kansas City convention, George N. Peek, chairman of the executive committee of twenty-two of the North Central States Agricultural conference tonight described the democratic plank for agricultural relief "a new declaration of independence." Peek had just returned to Chicago from Houston, where he attended the democratic national convention last week. Ho also attended the republican gathering at Kansas City. "In Houston," Peek said, "farmers were given the greatest consideration in every way. Their reception was most cordial, their views on a platform were solicited and a real plank was adopted which is the most favorable for agriculture ever written in the platform of any political party in our history. Asks Democratic Vote "Briefly it recognizes the right of farmers to lead in the adoption of farm policies, points out the needs of agriculture, pledged the party to enact the necessary legislation to give agriculture complete economic equality with industry, assures equality of treatment as to tariff rates between agriculture and industry, and reaffirms its 1924 platform to enact legislation to prevent the price for the surplus determining the prices of the whole crop." Peek plainly was making an appeal for the farmers to vote the democratic ticket in November when he said "regardless of former party affiliations farmers must fight for such a platform if they wish to save their farms and homes. Agriculture has come to a parting of the ways. November will decide whether American farming of the future is to be conducted by farmers or peasants. "Farmers in the grain, livestock and cotton states," Peek added, "will recognize in the democratic plank for agriculture a new declaration of independence." He said the farmers were advised definitely at Kansas City that "the protective system is not intended for them." "The republican party", he said, "was made and supported by the farmers of the mlddlewest �md the party has turned its back upon the farmer. Nominated Arch Enemy "Adding Insult to Injury, the party nominated as its standard bearer tha-arob, lights, tools, robes, packages left in cars which owners v/ere shopping, and during a period of six months had robbed hundreds of cars of hundreds of dollars worth of merchandise, which he disposed of to parties who were Interested in getting bargains regardless of the encouragement to such children to keep up a lucrative business by stealing. Of course parents do not realize the danger and temptation which lie in the path of their children who enjoy much freedom and are not supervised during vacation days. If they did, they certainly would take more interest in them and keep them busy. week. from the hypnotist, and then hypnotist says he can beat Mr. Murray, service between points as first cia... j ^^M-KmghJ, me^ hypn^oU^ ^be Special delivery means the immediate delivery at office of receipt. The combined features are called 'special delivery service'. The rates on newspapers mailed by the public have been changed to 1 cent for each 2 ounces. This cheaper rate will be welcomed those who mail copies of local pers. by pa- St. John's Evangelical Sunday school at 9:30 a. m. Services in English at 10:30 a. m. Union services at Poster park at 8 p. m. Sunday school teachers' meeting Friday evening at 7:30 o'clock. Choir meeting Friday evening at 8:30 o'clock. The Ladies' Aid society will meet on Thursday afternoon, July 12th, at the farm home of Mrs. Fred Suse-mihll, east of LeMars. Lions For Smith The Lions in their regfular Thursday luncheon this noon held a straw vote on the presidential candidates. There were 25 votes cast, and the vote was 16 for Smith and 9 for Hoover. Victor Sieverding of Grundy Center, la., and Mr. and Mrs. A. C. Sieverding of LeMars left a week ago, Saturday, June 23, for Salt Lake City, where they met the Misses Florence and Mary Sieverding who accompanied them on a drive through Yellowstone park and the Black Hills. They are expected home on Sunday or Monday. Mary Sieverding is working at Los Angeles at present, while Florence teaches school at Colton, Washington. Sees A Tornado Harry Weber of St. Lawrence, S. D., writes that he saw a tornado near Miller, S. D., from a farm about a quarter of a mile way. He says: "It took up two sets of buildings -just took tliem all apart. It blew horses out of their pastures and killed some, and it killed about 30 head of sheep and all of the chickens. The farm tools are all ruined; trees were torn'out by the roots or broken off; fences were ripped out. "It certainly looked terrible-I never saw anything like it. Some of the horses that were not killed were hurt so badly that they had to be shot. I took a few pictures and when they're developed will send you some prints." Cars CoUlde While Prank Meyers and family of LeMars were returning home on U. S. No. 75 Sunday, they met another car, an old Ford, which collided with their car. Both cars were badly damaged, but no one was hurt. W. H. Pecks of Elgin township was in LeMars on business today. Mr. Pecks agreed that it's hot, but opined that it's good for the com. He has some small grain too, that gives promise of a remarkable yield. Some of it looks as if it would go about a load to the acre, he says. Miss Mabel Life and Gillette Quin-tard drove to Tama, la., Saturday and spent the first part of the week, Including the Fourth of July, with Mr. Quintard's parents, Mr. and Mrs. R. L. Qulntard. JOHN MC GRATH IS CALLED BY DEATH Pioneer of This City Since 1812 Dies at Home of his Sister, Mrs. John SuUlvan Following a brief tfaga of pluaral pneumonia, John IfcGratb passed away at the home of hit sister. Mm, John SuUlvan on Sunday afternoon, July 1, at the age of 78 yaonu Mr. McGrath was born In 1855 to LaSalle county, Illinois, and later moved with his parents to Iroquois county, Illinois. Ho lived there until 1882, when he came to LeMars and has been engaged in farming since tliat time. Mr. McGrath was working on the farm of Dan Cronin, residing east of LeMars when he was taken sick. He was sick but a week failing to survive the attack. His father, mother, one brother, Peter McGrath, and three sisters, Mrs. Ellen Murray, Mrs. Hannah Kennedy and Mrs. Mary Malone, preceded him in death. Surviving to mourn his death are four sisters: Mrs. John Sullivan, LeMars, Iowa; Mrs. John Farley, Pleasant Hill, Mo.; Mrs. Edward McClas-ky, Covington, Ky.; and Mrs. P. J. Lee, Rock Island, HI., besides many other relatives and friends. Funeral services were held from St. James Catholic church on Tuesday morning, at 10 o'clock. Rev. L. J. Cooper ofCiciating. Six nephews acted as pallbearers: Edward and Emmett McGrath, Elmer and Eugene Kennedy and Ray and Will Sullivan. Among those from a distance who attended the funeral were: Catherine Cowan, Vermillion, S. D.; Chas. Murray, Cissna Park, HI., and Joseph Zink, Sleepy Eye, Minn. LE MARS MARKETS CORN NOW 880 GRAIN MARKinS Yellow Com .................................... 88c White Com......................._...............87c Wheat.................................-.- ?1.25 Oats .......................................-......- 56c Rye ...........-..............._...........---51.00 Barley ................................................ 83c POULTRY Heavy Hens ................................- I80 Light Hens..................................... 14c Cox ..............._.....................---------- 90 Leghorn Hens ...................-------- 14o Eggs.......................................-----......25c DAIRY PRODUCTS Cream ................................................ 430 47 ;

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