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   Mason City Globe-Gazette (Newspaper) - June 22, 1935, Mason City, Iowa                                NORTH IOWAS DAILY PAPER EDITED FOR THE HOME THE NEWSPAPER THAT MAKES ALL NORTH IOWANS NEIGHBORS HOME EDITION VOL XLI ASSOCIATEDPRESS LEASED WIRE SERVICE MASON CITY IOWA SATURDAY JUNE 221935 SECTION ONK THIS PAPER CONSISTS OF TWO SECTIONS NO216 Hueys Plan and F R s Leaders in Capital Are Skeptical of Share Wealth DALE ACQUITTED BY ALGONA JURY By CHARLES P STEWART Central Press Staff Writer ASHINGTON June Senator Huey P Long proposes a share our wealth program it is supposed to be a perfectly wild eyed idea But when Pres ident Roosevelt appears to be planning a re distribution o f wealth cam paign his sugges tion is received with a consider able degree of national compo sure The main difference seems to be that the president uses more refined language than the senator The trouble with wealth as Senator lames Couzens of Michigan remarked in the course of an interview I recently had witn him is that it cant be done Money can be divided up into stacks of equal size the senatoi agreed but wealth in the form of machinery goodwill and going business he pointed out is any hurry up method such as Senator Long appears to favor NRA First Plan The Rooseveltian scheme howev er as discribed by administration ists on capitol hill contemplates a gradual process NRAs purpose it is explained was to accomplish it by maintain ingwages so high and prices so moderate that profits could not gravitate excessively into a few hands But NRA has been found uncon stitutional Accordingly the executive man sions notion is to let profits accu mulate in the hands of individual profiteers except for high income taxes as long as they live but to break up their hoards when they die by veryheavy levies on the es tates that they leave behind them Thus the theory not only will redistribution be kept moving but Uncle Sams treasury will get so much out of it that it will be able to reduce other taxation X Where Will Money Hi1 The problem is Supposing such a system is adopt ed will Uncle Sam get as much out of it is he anticipates That is to When a very rich man dies will not his estate generally find itself at a loss for ready cash to meet the crovernments requirements And if so will it not largely evaporate in the course of hurriedlyenforced li not much for anybody Or else will not the gov ernment have to take ever the de cedents properties and run them in this fashion absorb ing all the business in the country To a socialist this would be a de sirable trend not to individualists Special Privilege In short REdistribution says Congressman George Huddleston of Alabama ranking democratic mem ber of the house of representatives commerce committee never can be satisfactory Few cures cure completely vention is better Wealth once over accumulated is impossible to redivide fairly Its overaccumulation is the thing to forestall Special privilege is our basi evil Its repeal is what our case de mauds rather than remedies counteract what it ia responsible for Huey Long Asks F R to Push Share Wealth SAYS HELL GET OUT OF POLITICS WHEN IT PASSES Senators Hear Letter Resume Debate on Bankhead 77wWeather FORECAST IOWA Fair Saturday night and Sunday rising tempera tures MINNESOTA Generally fair Saturday night and Sun day rising temperature Sunday and in west and south portions Saturday night IN MASON CITY GlobeGazette weather figures fo 24 hour period ending at S ocloc Saturday morning Maximum Friday 65 Minimum in Night 49 At 8 A M Saturday 83 Rainfall 01 WEEKLY FORECAST CHICAGO June 22 outlook for the period of June 24 t 29 For the Upper Mississippi an Lower Missouri Valleys Possib occasional showers first of week generally fair latter part temper ture near or above normal excef somewhat below normal middle week BULLETIN WASHINGTON June 22 Iff Robinson of Arkan sas the democratic leader said today he felt President Roose velts tax recommendations should be disposed of at this session of congress even though it meant a prolonged session WASHINGTON June 22 enator Long DLa told Presi ent Roosevelt today that if he ould push to enactment a share urwealth program the nans elimination from politics ould result The frequent critic of the admin tration in an open letter to the resident which was read to the nate also offered the chief exec ive every atom of his support pressing such a plan He predict d it could be put through congress a week What is the program of the resident to decentralize wealth ong demanded after his letter had een read by a clerk Contention Challenged His contention that Uiere hac een no specific program presented as challenged by Senator Black who said the message plain on that point Senator Schwellenbach D a leader of the freshmen1 roup opposing Longs attacks on he administration demanded wlv ong with the dictatorial powers e had boasted of had not redis ributed wealth in his own state bj axing big fortunes There are no big fortunes in ouisiana Long declared Later the senate renewed de ate on the 51000000000 Bank ead farm tenant bill The housi in recess Senate Seeks Vote Although senate leaders hoped t ring the Bankhead bill to a vot efore the day ended they facei enewed opposition to the revisec measure which would set up a cor loration to lend money to help arm tenants and share cropper iuy their own farms Senator King DUtah an lounced he would seek to reduc he corporations proposed 550 iflOOOO capitalization Longs letter was read to th enate while democratic leaders o lapitol hill awaited word fro resident Roosevelt as to whethe he wanted his wealth tax program nacted at this session Many thought it should be de ered until next session as extend Turn to Page Column 8 What Senators Think About on the Job VAXDENBERG COPELANTi Sheets from scratch pads left Jron a behind by senators after a session of the committee winch undertook 1o investigate the charges of Swing 1 Mitchell deposed assistant secretary o commerceshow solons think about in action Revealed for study of psychologists are the scnhhlmKS chairman of committee Arthur Vandcnbcrg Mich Joseph F Guffcy Pa and Charles J MclSarj Urc Central Press BOY BURNED AS GASOLINE FIRES Flames Caused by Friction Severe Burns Suffered byDelle 13 Bernard Delle 13 was severely burned Saturday morning putting out a fire produced by friction when he and his mother were using gaso line for cleaning operations in their home known as House 34 in the Lehigh addition near the north End of Federal avenue Firemen arrived to find the firf extinguished but a difficult job ot first aid awaited them The lads arms were both badly seared as was also his right leg from knee to ankle His mother suffered only from shock Twentythree pieces of picric acid gauze 12 2 inch bandages and 18 inch and a half bandages were em ployed by the firemen A physician was called and gave the boy treatment He compliment ed firemen on the first aid treat ment they had given The physician stated the boy is suffering second degree burns but is expected to re cover Because of the boys courage in stamping out the blaze despite his pain property loss from the fire was negligible according to fire men The Delle home is the third one past the cement plant spur line across Federal avenue Bank Robber Suspect Will Be Returned Witnesses from Elma and Rock ford were able to pick a man out of lines of men at Dodgeville Wis as one of the men who they be ieved participated in bank robbcr cs at those two places it was re vealed Saturday by officers This man Lloyd Coyier 40 formerly of Rockford will be taken to Cresco or prosecution in Howard county t is planned Coyier formerly lived in Rockford and about eight years ago was sen enced from Floyd county for breaking and entering a Rockford hardware store He served time in Fort Madison for this offense Witnesses Make Trip State Agsnt Joe Burke of the Iowa department of investigation arrested Coyier Thursday night at Dodgeville and notified officers in the North Iowa counties in which three banks had Been robbed These witnesses then went to Dodgeville Mrs Emmet McGrane of Elma who operates a hamburger shop near the Peoples Savings bank of Elma stated she was convinced Coyier was one of three bandits who participated in the holdup at Elma May 15 She saw the car drive up to the bank and noted the appear ance of the bandit She will take the witness stand to identify him she said Willing to Testify Joe Hilsman a customer who was in the Elma bank also was positive in his identification of Coyier and expressed willingness to testify un der oath that he was one of the robbers Sheriff A Peterson of Cresco ac companied these two witnesses to Elma The bank was robbed May 15 of 30440 in cash and 5300 in bonds Deputy Al Coon of Charles City accompanied Ace Clark a customer in the Rocklord bank at the time the bank there was roboed and Charles Crowell who was across the street at the time to Dodgeville While both men picked Coyier from lineups as the one they believed was one of the robbers neither was will ing to swear under oath in identify ing him as one of the robbers The First Stale bank of Rockforc was robbed June 1C of nearly Will Be Extradited From Buffalo Center E E Sapp assistant cashier of the Farmer Trust and Savings bank went te Dodgeville but could give no assur ance that the man held there was involved in the robbery at Buffal Center Sheriff J F Johnston o Forest City accompanied him Th Buffalo bank was robbed o about on May 13 Coyier has indicated he will no waive extradition to Iowa and offi cers are taking steps to bring hi back At Dodgeville Coyier wa operating a beer parlor and selling automobiles Woman Killed liy Car DES MOINES June 22 Mrs Lidia McGarey 48 was killed early Saturday when struck by an auto driven by Howard Riddle 21 just after she alighted from a streetcar Riddle b being held ARGUE ON FIRST DAY OF SUMMER Astronomers Dont Matter With Fair and Warmer Prediction DES MOINES June 22 Vhat difference the astronomers guments about whether this is the ngest day of the year Everybody agreed it is officially he firit day of the irst day in more than weeks that t felt like summer Three astronomers got into a ricndly battle in Chicago over vhether today was the longest day n the year but the Iowa weather lureau said Its time to get out the summer inens and put away the umbrellas going to have some good old summer weather Temperatures Going Up Fair tonight and Sunday said he forecast temperatures are go ng up The corn can be plowed and he hay harvester In Chicago Astronomer Oliver J Lee of Northwestern university said today with 15 hours and 36 seconds is the longest No yesterday had 15 hours anc 13 minutes contended C C Wyle of the University of Iowa W D McMillan of the University of Chicago entered the fray declar ng today with 15 hours and 15 minutes is the longest In Washington D C climatolo gists at the United States weather Bureau explained it this way Need Dividing Line There has to be a dividing between seasons somewhere and that dividing line was passed today at a m Iowa time When the spring of 1935 slid inti oblivion the sun encered its summe solstice The most apparent symp torn of that phenomenon is that in the northern hemisphere the day i the longest of the year Yesterdaj daylight lasted half a second les than today and tomorrow will b three seconds shorter The days will keep getting short er until the sun enters its winte solstice Dec 22 Then the northern hemisphere will experience th shortest day of the year The weather bureau here diplo matically avoided these fine point of difference and said 24 Hours Long Tomorrows temoeratures likely to go higher than which will be in the upper eightie thats what counts Today was 24 hours long at Fair banks Alaska It was the occasio of the annual midnight sun cele bration The sun sank last nigh hut only barely to the horizon be fore starting to climb back into th sky A baseball game started at mid night Visitors had their picture taken reading newspapers at mid night roslmnstrrs Recommended WASHINGTON June 22 Appointment of Don Mead as ic ing postmaster at Rescom low 455 Million Is Spent and Lent in Iowa By GEORGE MILLS DBS MOINES June 22 Iowa Daily Press Sam as spent and lent more than 455 illion dollars in Iowa since the and John B Murphy as postmast at Fairbanks Iowa has been re ommendcd by Representative Bic man D Iowa ew deal came into existence a lit le over two years ago This huge total was revealed to ay upon completion of an Iowa Daily Press association survey of he activities of the alphabetical gencies within the borders of this tate The total sum exceeds the entire 934 Iowa farm income Farmers eceived 5434986000 for their crops and in AAA benefits in Iowa last ear It averages 5134 apiece for very man woman and child in the itates 2500000 population It is 13 imes the 535700000 collected in ederal taxes in Iowa in both 1933 and 1934 Collects at Factories This does not mean however that he federal government has poured jut to Iowa for every SI paid by lowans in federal taxes Iowa pays arge amounts of taxes to the United States each year on tobacco jeer and liquor gasoline and oil automobiles tires refrigerators and other manufactured items The gov ernment however collects the tax at he factories practically all of which are in other states and the Iowa consumer as well as those over the nation pay the levies in the form of iiigher prices Of the S155000000 total 5141 064 000 came in tne form of out right gifts The other 5314000000 s in the form of loans or guaran tees and ultimately must be paid back Leads All Rest In the gift division the AAA with its cornhog and wheat bene fits led all the rest Farmers who cut cornhog production according to the wishes of the AAA in 1931 were alloted S73SOOOOO Wheat growers who curtailed their acreage drew for their coopera tion both in 1933 and 1934 Assistance to the state emergen cy relief committee was granted by the FERA in the sum of 522049766 from 1933 up to and including Jun of 1935 The Civil Works Admini tration by which more than 50000 individuals were put on payrolls ii Iowa in the winter of 193334 cos the federal government another CCC Potent Force The civilian Conservation corps potent force now in the states ero sion control and reforestation plans cost the federal government S15 000000 in Iowa alone since the CCC first was organized in 1933 accord ing to Prof G B McDonald of Iowa State college state CCC camp di rector Expenditures included wages of the boys enrolled as well as cost of materials supplies barracks and other buildings and also the salaries of administrative and supervisory officers The Reconstruction Finance cor poration first of the alphabetical agency and a holdover from the Hoover administration enters tho Iowa expenditure picture JUDGE REFUSES TO ACCEPT PLEA OF MRS WALEY Changes Guilty to Not Guilty and Arranges to Set Trial Day TACOMA Wash June 22 Despite Mrs Margaret Walcys in sistence that she be permitted to lead guilty to the Lindbergh law idnaping of George Weyerhaeuser Federal Judge E E Cushman today once more refused to accept her plea and directed the entry of a ormal not guilty plea He immediately appointed John F Dorc former Seattle mayor as ncr trial attorney Judge Cushman then set next Monday for fixing the trial date Waley Gets 45 Years The 19 year old wife of Harmon Walcy who yesterday was sen tenced to 45 years on a guilty plea began weeping and whispered to Dwcn P Hughes assistant United States attorney Hughes informed the court the girl wished to make a statement Judge Cushman ruled she could speak only through Stephen J OBrien appointed to represent Dore OBrien explained to the court Mrs Waley did not want to stand trial but that he felt it was his dutj to have her tried in her own bes interests Doing Full Duty Judge Cushman assured OBrie you are doingyour full duty as mderstand it OBrien previously had told th ourt that after talking with Mrs Valey nearly an hour this morning nd studying the indictment in nd studying ny opinion she could not be convict d if she went to trial I have found nothing that couli onvict her he said I think rial would be the best thing afte alking with her husband She was completely dominate jy him and knew nothing of th udnaping until two days after th ioy was kidnaped when she bean iim in the car Best to Have Trial Judgc Cushman asked OBrien i he had considered entering the pie of nolle contendere refusing t plead guilty or not guilty an nerely standing mute when ar raigned OBrien said he had but I be ieve it is best to go to trial1 Mrs Waley had come into cour eyes red and puffed from weeping When OBrien assured the cour she insisted on pleading guilty d spite his and her relatives advic she gripped the arms of her cha and burst into tears Found Not Guilty WARREN DALE IOY 3 KILLED WHEN TRAMPLED Horse Steps on Back of Son of Couple on Farm Near Eagle Grove EAGLE GROVE Milford Jacobsen 3 son of Mr and Mrs Carl O Jacobsen living on a farm 3 miles southeast was killed day while in te yard His father drove into the yard with a team of horses and the lit tle fellow was not noticed Until the team swerved knocking the child to the ground One of the horses stepped on the childs back He wai hurried to a physician but died be fore arrival The funeral service will be held Monday at the West Side Lutheran church HERRING TO LET MULOCK RESIGN efers Action on Successor to Relief Head Pending Word of Changes PICTURE ON PAGE 2 DES MOINES June 22 Gov Clyde L Herring accepted to day the resignation of E H Mulock of DCS Koines as Iowa relief admin istrator Action on a successor will be de ferred pending word from Wash ington as to possible change in or janization which may be effected n setting up the new progress works administration Ralph Kittinger deputy Iowa rc ief administrator will be asked to carry on the work in the meantime he governor said The chief execu tive also said he is asking Prof eorge Keller who was chief en gineer of the relief administration return from a vacation trip to assist Kittinger Accepted With Regret Mulocks resignation submitted late yesterday in a formal letter was accepted by the governor with expressions of regret and praise for the Des Moines mans accomplish ments I did not feel we could ask him to give any more of his time and service the governor said Mulock had explained that his desire to re tire was prompted by press of bus iness and personal reasons Mulock the governor said had been recognized by Washington as the outstanding state relief admin istrator of the country and had been called to Washington several times to assist in setting up relict organizations in other states Only recently Mulock returned rom Washington where he con NOT GUILTY OF FATAL BEATING OF AGED WOMAN Jury Deliberates More Than 16 Hours Judge Approves Verdict ALGONA June delib erating 16 hours and 20 minutes a jnrv in Kossuth county district court today found Warren Dale 45 ol guilty of murder He was being tried for lha murder of Mrs Anna Jergcnson 75 who wasrobbed and beaten to death The acquittal was announced at oclock this morning Judge George F Hcald complimented the jury on its findings stating he did not see how the evidence could prove guilt Dale Thanks Jury Dale who had not taken the stand in self defense made his first statements in the court when he ex pressed his hanks to the jurors and all the court for the verdict He said he had no friends and the only one he had talked to was his attorney He said he vas a friend of the slain woman Immediately after the verdict was returned County Ally M C Mc Mahon ordered Dales arrest on auto theft charges He said he was con sidering prosecution of Dale under the habitual criminal law Suggest Other Investigations L A Chopp jury foreman re ported he and the other jurors had I suggested to the county attorney that he investigate Mr and Mrs Glen McVcy and Harry Stoner the states chief witnesses against Dale in the murder trial The state based its murder case on the testimony of Glen McVey his wife and Harry Stoner who said that on the night of the murder they let Dale out of their automo bile near the Jorgensen home They quoted Dale as saying he intended to settle matters with Mrs Jorgcn sen and declared that when he re turned later that night to the Mc Vey home where he had been stay ing he offered McVey to drive him to Fort Dodge Claimed Defendant Framed L A Winkel defense attorney contended his client was framed by the three state witnesses He declar ed Dale was dumped out near the Jorgensen home in an intoxicated f erred with Harry Hopkins i ederal relief administrator and head of the new work progress administration Mulock announced then that he had no desire to be identified with the new work program unless in the field of direct relief if such an agency should be segregated from employment and public projects No Administrator 1et Iowa remains one of the three states in which a new state admin istrator to handle the work pro gress program has not been chosen by federal officials Professor Keller member of the University of Iowa engineering faculty served as chief engineer of the Iowa relief administration un til this spring He resigned to re new his faculty duties but continued as head of rural rehabilitation in the state Referring to a recent meeting ot Iowa congressmen PARENTS OF CRESCO GIRLS TO LET THEM RETURN HOME ALONE condition and produced witnesses to show Dale had been drinking with McVey and Stoner Mrs Lottie Smith who lives near the Jorgensen home was the defense surprise witness She testified she found Dale intoxicated before her home about p m and cared for ihm until The state contended the murder was committed during this period Much Interest Shown Throughout the trial large crowds have attended and several times the courtroom was packed One man fainted in the crowded doorway and had to he carried out Frequently three persons were seen two scats and often one person would sit on anothers lap The Rally Round Sing Everybodys Song Book avail able through our Washington in formation bureau contains many of the old songs we love to sing complete with words and music All the music has been carefully edited by musicians of note and the arrangements are in keys within the range of most voices Besides the words and music to 205 songs Everybodys Song Book toils when and in what cir cumstances The StarSpangled Ban ner America Home Sweet Home and other famous songs were writ ten CLINTON June 22 them get back home the same way they got to Clinton That was the answer the harried parents of Adel Kunze 15 and Pauline Peacock 16 gave Clinton police today when the officers con tacted them to ask what should he done with the two girls who ran away from their homes in Cresco Police had been warned to be on the lookout for the pair with the result the girls were picked up shortly after their arrival here and in Washington at which his administration of Iowa relief was discussed Mulock ob served in a statement accompany in his resignation that if the ap colors Enclose 20 cents to cover polntmcnt of a head of the work cost handling and postage Send The book is 6 by 9 inches in size has 144 pages with an attractive durable cover printed in three gress administration in Iowa is Turn to IHRC 2 Cdlnnin 4J lnrcc i spent Friday night in the city jail I They were released today po I have no de sire for it and never have had If the Washington delegation wants to inject politics into relief I would take no part in it Free From 1olitics I am especially proud that the relief administration in Iowa has been free from politics and I can only hope that it will always be kept free of politics Mulock said Mulock a former DCS Moines mayor and insurance agency execu tive has served as Iowa relief head since creation of the FERA two years ago During his tenure in the position most of his private affairs j have been handled by his business Turn to PnSP i Column II for copy today Use coupon The Mason City GlobeGazette Information bureau Frederic J Hasliin director Washington D C 1 enclose 20 cents in coin carefully wrapped for Every bodys Song Book Name Street City Mai to Washington D   

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