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Mason City Globe-Gazette (Newspaper) - May 30, 1929, Mason City, Iowa NortK Iowas DAILY PAPER Edited for the Home TIMES VOL XXXV FIVE CENTS PER COPY ASSOCIATED PRESS LEASED WIRE REPORT MASON CITY IOWA THURSDAY MAY 1Qn HOME EDITION UNITED PRESS AND INTERNATIONAL NEWS SUPPIJUIENTAL SERVICE 200 CRASH America Must Not FCIget Price of FreedomTSays Tandy t STARTS Race for Big Armies Must HaltHoover OBSERVANCE OF DAY Veterans and Patriotic Orders Take Part in Program AMERICA not forget at what price the union was bought and by whom it was bought the Alev A W Tandy formerly pastor of the First Baptist church heretold a large gathering at the cemetery Thursday morning where the annual Memorial vance was held Day obser Memorial day he said must con revered for it serves to ns in recalling the great been bougntl iis prograrri attiie cemetery fol lowed a parade thru the downtown section of Mason City In the col umn ivere colorful drum and bugle corps bands national guardsmen in uniform Grand Army members in automobiles and marchingSpanish war veterans and Legionnaires ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEME Va May 30 dent Hoover in his first Memorial day address solemnly declared here today that if the KelloggBriand peace pact is to fulfill its high pur pose the nations must clothe faith and idealism with action That action must march with the Inexorable tread of common sense and realism to accomplish ment he said at impressive cere monies in the whitecolumned am phitheater here amid the resting places of the nations dead If this declaration really repre sents the aspirations of peoples if this covenant be genuine proof that the world has renounced war as an instrument of national policy he asserted it means at once an aban donment of the aggressive use of arms by every signatory nation and s airarmament hereafter shall used only fordefense Consequently if we are honest we must consider our own naval armament and the armaments of he world in the light of their de fense and not their aggressive use Halt Construction Expressing regret that despite ST LUKE SELLS FOR AT PUBL C AUCTION Bratnober of St Pau Gets Property Held by Bond Holders LUKES hospital and grounds appraised in April at sold over the block Wednesday afternoon at 532750 The purchaser was H L Bratno ber St Paul who said he would have no statement to make regard ing his plans for tho property until he took possession in 10 days He intimated however that he woulc make an apartment house of tho unfinished hospital building txiiLi iieg lUimtllUJM icgicL LIldL QCSplLC Members of the auxiliary organizajtflc KelloggBriand treaty the world still is borne on the tide ot competitive building Mr Hoover warned that fear and suspicion never slacken unless we can construction of Calling attention that the United States his offeree a new program to the world for actual reduction ana TURN TO PAGE 4 COLUiMN 5 tions followed the veterans and in the final division the Boy Scouts made a bigshowing Aeeds Aid to Memory From earliest times men have needed aids to memory the Rev Mr Tandy said And those who have had particular reason why cer tain things might not be forgot have caused aids to be brot to bear that people might not forget For instance when the Almighty wanted his people to keep forever in mind that He had delivered them from the hand of the Egyptians He maide for them the feast of the Passover and when He wanted Ihem to remember their crossing the Red Sea He caused them to pile up a mass of ntones to call to their mind what had there taken place When the leaders of the Jews wanted the peo ple to remember the work of Esther they instituted a feast All over the work here are monuments erected to call the at tention to certain facts and peoples whose memory must be kept green These are necessary if minds are o do for us what is best for us and th world It is the fact that we can recall events and persons tha make man wiser than a beast ana enables him to profit by what othcra have learned By memory of om sort or another he makes himsel the beneficiary of nil the past In a biggest sense than we will evar know we inherit all that has been done in the world We are the heirs TURN TO PAGE 4 COLUMN 1 will halt competitive arms AUNT HET By Robert Quillen It aint no wonder Amys kitchen shiny an spot leas Shes wore out three can openers since Christ mas BERLIN ACCEPTS NEW DEBT PLAN Latest Schedule of Payments Agreeable to German Experts BULLETIN PARIS May 30 Fronrh cabinet wast known to day to have taken a favorable view of the reparations agree ment reached yesterday be tween the German and credltoV nation representatives It was understood that if ihe repara tions experts could agree on various national reservations to settlement the government would advise parliament o ratify It PARIS May 30 alleged creditor experts today reached a final agreement among themselves on the repartition of the German reparations payments This followed the acceptance by the Germans last night of the new figures suggested by Owen D Young leaving nothing remainiirg The property purchasedby Mr Bratnober includes the house on the corner north of the hospital build ing used for several years as a hos pital by the St Luke organization Harry Zebker was the highest bid der for this house alone when the riddingtook place for the two struc tures separately He offered Mr Bratnober was the highest bidder for the hospital building of fering Allan Beck opened the bid on the hospital at After receiving the bids on the two structures individually the auction eer offered the two together with the result that ha got a slightly higher figure and the entire pro perty was sold to Mr Bratnober Wilkinson Referee J M Robertson was auctioneer C O Wilkinson vice president of the northwest Savings bank re feree The money for the hospital will Oo to a number of bond holders who nad redeemed the property These include J H Smith and C F Smith of Oelwein Farmers State bank of Grafton and S R Torgeaon of loice H L Brown Allan Beck R L Jackson C A Parker and A W Russell of Mason City and Mary E Harris The partly completed building was erected in 1923 the half block in cluding the residence on the north corner having been purchased in 1920 for 41000 Tilden Rallies to Win 3 Sets From K C Star for settlement but the question of the repayment of German marks in Belgium and an agreement concern ing the German reservations to their acceptance of the Young plan It was understood that the Bel gians agreed to take up the Ger man marks question directly with Ambassador Von Hoesch The gen eral impression at the hotel George V was that matters would now move along very fast Just what percentages entered the new repat tition scheme remained unknown There was no formal meeting or conference of the allied delegates this morning but the creditor ex perts conferred in a series of private conversations and later Dr Ludwig Kastl of tho German delegation was closeted with them Dr Hjalmar Schacht hear of thn delegation returned to aris from Versailles where he had pent the last day or two resting rom the strain of the conference During the morning the experts ontimied private conversations In nn effort to iron out the remaining Ifficultles in the way of a full set tlement of the reparations question PARIS May trail ing in the first two seta Big Bill Tilden rallied to win three straight sets from Junior Coen Kansas City youngster and gained the quarter final round of the French tennis championships today The scores were 36 57 61 61 60 Hunter in Quarter Finals PARIS May 30 T Hunter United States reached the quarterfinals of the French tennis championships today by defeating Frana Matejka Austrian 6026 Cl 64 Hunters play today caused his stock to mount for his match against Borotra whom he will meet in the quarter finals if the bound ing Basque disposes of Christian Joussua MEMORIAL DAY Will Rogers PITTSBURGH May will always thank my stars that I knew Lady Astor She is the quickest mind I ever saw I wish j we had kept her in this country Get her latest This week as she was mak ing a speech woman hollered out My chil dren are as good I as yours Lady Astor comej back at her Which one of I mine I havef no two thati are alike wouldnt have WiL anything It you turned him loose in the Bank ot England and an other one would be rich if you labor government golngr to mate all children equal If she loses in this election I hope England will make her am bassorcss to us here Yours WILL ROGERS LITZ SETS 107 MILE PACE TO LEAD DRIVERS 160000 Persons Out to Watch Fast Cars in Annual Classic INDIANAPOLIS Slay 30 OT Spcnce LOB Angeles turned over going into the hack stretch In the rnco classic today and died as he Wiia being rushed to tho field hospital At tho end of GO miles Lite continued to lead with Lou Moore who finished second last year just behind him Duruy was third LItz time an average of 107170 miles an hour This exceeded the time for tho llrat 50 miles ot tho 1028 race By CHARUES W BRAVES 8 PHILLIES 7 PHILADELPHIA May 30 he Boston Braves subdued the Phil lies in the Memorial day morning game S to 7 Hurst Phillie first baseman got the only home run of a free hitting contest Score 050 OflOBuO 8 1 0 2 Philadelphia 102 040 000 7 10 0 Lovcnttn A Taylor Milligan El liott Sucetland Davis BREAKS SOLO FLYING MARK Fahys Endurance Flight Sets Record of 36 Hours 56 Minutes LOS ANGELES May 30 new mark for solo endurance fly ing warmade here late yesterday when J Fahy veteran test pilot fO the i Lockheed Aircraft company landed after keeping his plane in the air 36 hours 56 minutes and 36 seconds Fahys time eclipsed the 35 houra 33 minutes and 21 seconds made last February by Martin Jensen at Roosevelt field and the mark of 35 hours 24 minutes and 59 seconds established at Roosevelt field last May by the Late Royal V Thomas All the records were characterized as unofficial His plane loaded with 435 gallons of gasoline Fahy took off Tuesday morning at oclock and cir cled above Los Angeles and the area south of here hoping to remain up about 40 hours He landed with his fuel tanks empty and his engine dead Banker at Thor Dies After Brief Illness EAGLE GROVE May C Lund president of the bank at Thor died at his residencethere on Tuesday He had been away from his duties at the bank for about a week on account of illness but his condition was not thot to be serious He is survived by his wife and five children His daughter MHdrerl was graduated from the Engle Grove high school last year and is now a student of SI Olafs college in Northfiekl Minn j Methodist Choirs at Hampton Plan Concert HAMPTON May adult and junior choirs of the Methodist church will give an Old Favorite Song concert Sunday evening June 2 at 8 oclock The program will consist of patriotic holiday songs and in addition to these vocal solos will be given by Miss Eliza beth Meir Miss Irma Campbell and Argyle Borland violin aolos by Miss Aria Collis and Miss Dorothy Whitehead Miss Ruth Ingalls and Mrs R H Collis are the accompan ists Mrs C L Bredt is director of the senior choir and the Rev R II Collis heada the junior choir WEATHER IOWA WEATHER Partly cloudy Thursday cool er Friday generally fair LOCAL STATISTICS GlobeGazette weather figures for 24 hour period ending ai S oclock a m Thursday Warmest Wednesday 8 Lowest In Night 55 At 8 A M Thursday Kainfall lii It looked Jike a perfect Memorial day so far as weather was con cerned Thursday morning Sun shin ing wind out of south everything green or flowering Wednesday noons rain wasnt particularly needed but so far as can be learned did no special harm WOMANS PAST BEING PROBED Rooming House Keeper May Have Connection With Several Crimes MACON Ga May 30 today delved into the past of Mrs J C Powers 65 rooming house proprietor for a possible solution of several crimes similar to the slay Jng last Tuesday of James Parks whom Earl Manchester confessed he shot to death for 51000 the woman offered to pay The disappearance of one man on whose life she held an insurance policy the subsequent death of the agent who sold the policy and the burning of two houses on which she collected insurance were the mys teries officers hoped to link with the slaying of Parks Altho Mrs Powers repudiated her confession that she conspired with Manchester to kill Parks Manches ter himself expanded an earlier statement to police and said the woman offered him 51000 to do the job so she might collect the due on a double in demnity policy she had taken out on Parks life Searching their records officers then found the case of Alcude P Burham who disappeared after Mrs Poivera had taken out a poli cy for him The mysterious slaying of E E Valentine the agent who wrote ths policy followed Durhams disappearance His death never was solved Mrs Powers continued pay ments on Durhams policy until 1927 when she cashed in the policy recei paid railed give the ump a dirty look so t nnu Klvt LIJK UMLy IlKm so vj ju in rtiiy vyiiiui it he fans wont realize how dumb United States is first and you Gazette ni CENSUS ACTION BY SENATE MAY COST 2 Enactment will permit the federal lowa Would Lose if House Follows Suit on Re apportionment WASHINGTON May senate late yesterday by a vote of 57 to 26 passed the census and reapportlonment bill thus bringing to near a close the 20yeai fight to get such legislation on to the atatute The measure will now go to the Woodbury having the pole position house where leaders arc confident to his performance in turning In they have the necessary votes to fastp3t time in his qualifying pass the bill The passage was re garded as a distinct triumph for President Hoover who lias urged re apportionment and census taking of smoke streaming1 from fxhSusta 33 of the fastest race drivers in the world thundered away at 10 oclock today riskingInjury perhaps death in the 500 mile International motor race at the Indianapolis speedway As a bursting bomb exploding high in the air over the great rac ing plant signalized tho start of the race it was announced that more than 160000 spectators were in at tendance breaking all records for the classic Theyre off was the cry from thousands Hats were waving Men and women jumped to their feet as the racers roared across the wire in their terrifying dash for racing glory and a share of the in prizes Average 10 Miles As the cars flashed past on the first lap Leon Duray In a little machine painted black and orange was in the lead He ripped off Liie first two and a half miles at an av ernge speed of 100R22 miles an hour Pete De Paolo winner of the 1925 race Louis Meyer the 1028 winner and Cliff Woodbury of Chicago uu dacious dirt track driver remained public favorites to win todays race The cars were started In a lineup arranged in rows of three with 12099 tests when he averaged miles an hour Perfect Ilaeinjf Day An almost cloudless day with a blistering sun beating down on the jMiucLmeni win permit the federal Riiaiermg sun neatmg QOWU on tea government to start machinery Imjtwo and a half mile brick course mediately for the taking of the 1930made racing conditions ideal census The summer heat caused the According to census experts there male spectator1 lo shed their coats are 11 states who are liliely to gain membership in congress These are California 6 Michigan 4 Ohio 3 New Jersey 2 Texas 2 An zona 1 Connecticut 1 Florida 1 North Carolina 1 Oklahoma 1 Washington 1 The measure provides that the house must retain Its 435 members and as a result of population changes the following states are expected to lose seats in the lower hotly These are Missouri 3 Indiana 2 Iowa 2 Kentucky 2 Mississippi 2 Alabama 1 Kansas 1 Louisiana I Massachusetts I Nebraska 1 New York I North Dakota 1 Pennsyl vania t Tennessee 1 Vermont 1 Virginia I Russia Milken Fancy Clarets MOSCOW May 30 makes of cigarets mnus the paper mouthpiece which is attached to all Russian smokes are being produced by the Tobacco Syndicate for export to Persia and China Another brand has been prepared for the Argentine Irish Universities Third wucii in uie jiuucy DUBLIN May 30 T Ireland receiving only the amount she had onc of tnc first countries to frnnt paid in university degrees to women stand third among the 31 countries lie Rule Sf7 When a third nlrikc is longing to the International Fedora lion of University Women The and gave their fair companions op portunity to flash their summer toggery It has been years since the speed way day drew a more summery crowd The result was that tha tho stands were masses of reds greens lavenders and nil the shaden popular with the fashionable JJrz Lends at First Programs and newspapers were used as fans by everybody In an at tempt to Btir up n bit of breeze Woodbury was forced out of tho race almost at the start when his car crashed into the wall as he was turning into the stretch at the northwest end of the track Wood bury miraculously escaped death His car however wan wrecked Ho wan on his third lap at the time of the crash Woodbury escaped with only a shaking up At the effd of the first 25 miles Deacon Litz driving the car with which Meyer won the race last year was leading He covered the dis tance in an average of 107568 miles an hour Ralph Hepburn was second Du ray was third Jlghtning Kills Farm Animals LA VERNE May tha electrical rain storm of Tuesday afternoon lightning struck the barn Hugh Colwcll living northwest of town nnci killed a valuable horse and Britain second Great j a scuing hen that was in tha 1 manger The horse was insured
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