Mason City Globe Gazette, May 25, 1937

Mason City Globe Gazette

May 25, 1937

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Mason City Globe-Gazette (Newspaper) - May 25, 1937, Mason City, Iowa NORTH IOWAS DAILY PAPER EDITED FOR THE HOME THE NEWSPAPER THAT MAKES AIL NORTH IOWANS NEIGHBORS HOME EDITION VOL XLIII FIVE CENTS A COPY ASSOCIATED PRESS AND UNITED PRESS FULL LEASED WIRES MASON TUESDAY MAY THIS PAPER CONSISTS OF TWO SECTIONS SECTION ONE NO 196 Wanted by Society Washington Hopes Duke Wally Will Go There By CHARLES STEWART Balti more and Wash ington are be ginning to lose patience with Prime Minister Stanley Bald win of England Baltimore es pecially b e lieves that it has a distinct pro prietary inter est in Mrs Wal 1 i s Warfield soon to become the Duchess of Windsor and a little less di WAR IS DECLARED N C Oppon ents Demand Withdrawal of Court Biltk F OF L VOTES RIIRKF flXXFRTK Large LOOK INSIDE IMYS MM IS Connerv and Black Favor TO DOUBLE DUES BURKE ASSERTS LAST PROP HAS BEEN REMOVED Social Security Rulings Not to Affect Move WASHINGTON ministrations victorious record at n h e I Bankhead Robinson Claim duke since he is to wed one of its daughters Ever since the WindsorWar field romance began to be adver tised have had a notion that the former king and his prospective bride might come to live in their midst or vicinity in nearby Maryland At least they have entertained that hope To be sure it has been denied that the pair were negotiating for the pur chase of a Maryland estate but Marylanders have been unwilling to accept denials as dependable They think that they may get the Windsors as neighbors Washington ilso Eager No one has suggested that Wally and her next husbandtobe may pick Washington as place of residence However Maryland is as much a suburb of Washington as of Bal timore Moreover Mrs Warfield prev iously Simpson is quoted as de sirous to visit the national capital of the United States as well as her home town to introduce the duke to the society of the two com munities Now are Washingtons and Bal timores respective societies wishful for such an introduction One guess is suliicient to answer that query Rumors Raise Prices The presenceof the duke and duchess in itwould make the WashingtonBaltimore area the so cial center of the United States So society thinks anyway Realtors also think so Believe it or not there has been a notice able bulge in the prices placed upon estates in neighborhoods upon which the Windsors are ru mored to have had an eye Perhaps in reality they have had no such thought but even the rumor has been affective And suppose they do come here only for a visit Who knows but that it may be so pleasant for them that they will decide to stay Its Different Now Former King Edward it is true has been in Washington twice previously but only officially as the then prince of Wales He simply has been a distin guished visitor for not much more than overnight He has had no capitalizable value except for leading ho tels for a few hours As permanent residents here or hereabouts he and the duchess should be worth as much as the white house strictly socially speaking possibly more Baldwins Position Washington and Baltimore can not reasonably complain that Prime Minister Baldwin was so hardboiled in his attitude toward the former knig as to hayp forced him to resign the English throne rather than give up the woman I If Baldwin had beea more pli able his grace of Windsor would have stayed on his kingly job married Mrs or War lield and they would have been king and queen of no chance for Washington or Bal timore to gobble them lor soci ety and realtoristic purposes Going Too Far But when the British prime minister undertakes to dictate the time of the dukes marriage to Wally and who sha attend it and where they shall live after ward Washington and Baltimore reckon that he is going too far The duke quit his lingly job what he does subsequently is his business not Baldwins That is the attitude of Balti more and Washington I dont mean official Washing tons I mean The Windsors may decide lo this tenn of the supreme court climaxed by the social security decisions generated new de mands by opponents Tuesday for withdrawal of the Roosevelt ju diciary reorganization bill Senator Burke a leader of the measures foes said the validation of unemployment insurance and old age pensions knocked the last prop from under the court Speaker Bankhead their future and Senator Robinson the majority leader contended on the other hand that the security rulings would have little effect on iie court dispute Nevertheless many in the capital forecast an eventual compromise although Mr Roosevelt has given no indication he would yield Point to Score Some administration supporters pointing to the score of 12 vic tories and no defeats in this term of court said the presidents ob jectives were safe for the time at least An emergency no longer existed they contending congress now could devote its energies to other major legislation These four possibilities rsceived the most That wage and hour farm gov ernment reorganization and na tional planning legislation would get precedence over the court bill That the bill itself would give way to a constitutional amend ment to compel retirement of jus tices at 70 or 75 Compromise Possible That a compromise authorizing the president to increase the su preme court by two some similar forge to the front That the president would stand by his request for power lo en large the court unless justices over 70 retire Senator McGili pre dicted that the courts latest de cisions would result in approval cf a compromise Opposition sen ators have served notice however Parade Planned Here on Safety Day Reports at a committee meet ing Monday night in the Y M C A indicated the parade for safety day Thursday will be of large proportions representing many phases of safety The parade will startat 3 oclock in the afternoon Safety in the home in the school on the highway on the farm on the street and in the fac adtory will be demonstrated The parade will be formed on North Federal avenue and on Fourth to Seventh streets north east and northwest The line of march will be South on Federal South on Federal avenue to State street east on State street to Delaware avenue south on Dela ware avenue to First street south east west on First street to South Federal avenue north on Federal avenue to State street west on State street past the reviewing stand to Washington north on Washington In this line of march the parade will pass itself on Fed eral and State but ample room is provided for this it was reported Heading the parade which is sponsored by the Junior division of the Chamber of Commerce will be distinguished visitors from var ious sections of the state includ ing Gov Nels G Kraschel Thou sands of local school children from the local and parochial schools march in the parade These children from the fourth grade up will carry banners iden tifying their groups and placards of safety instructions The schools will be led by the high school band 31 Entries Planned I Thirtyone local industries will have entries showing safety in j the factory These industries j which will launch their annual June no accident campaign on June 1 will carry their safety flags Other important entries in the parade will be made by the Cerro j Gordo Safety council Sed Cross Mason City association of Life Underwriters 4H club Boy Scouts Girl Scouts school safety patrol the Junior Chamber and fire department Graphic lessons in safety will be shown It is expected a large number of state highway patrolmen will be present to take part in the par ade One of the musical units to LOOK INSIDE FOR PICCARDS BALLOON Stratosphere Balloon Blaze PAGE 2 Poultry Institute Day Will Be Held at Ames PAGE 3 Don Budge Is Man to Bring Davis Cup Home PAGE 11 Chicago Hcg Market Has Sharp Reaction PAGE 16 live in France but they will find more sympathizers not in the far west but around Chesapeake bay Thomas J Mooney in County Hospital SAN FRANCISCO Thomas J Mooney convicted of the 1916 preparedness day bomb ing in which 10 persons were killed was in county hospital Tuesday under treatment fora stomach ailment Mooney was taken to the hospital Irom the county jail where he has been a year awaiting a supreme court de cision on his application fora writ of habeas corpus He is serving a life sentence that even a bill for two more jus tices would be contested for weeks Bolster Arguments Followers on both sides studied the security decisions to bolster their arguments All agreed that in the Wagner act and social se curity cases especially the court this term had adopted a consti tutional viewpoint more in line with Roosevelt philosophy of strong national powers to deal with national problems The question as expressed by advocates of court revision was whether the court can be expected to continue along that line on other administration legislation Some said they would prefer to take no chances Others would let the judiciary revision proposal lie fallow1 until future decisions might run counter to what the administration contends is the proper conception of federal au thority HOUSEREJECTS LOCAL RELIEF Votes Down G 0 P Move as It Nears Ballot on Work Funds WASHINGTON The house Tuesday defeated a repub lican sponsored proposal to turn back administration of relief to local communities The action came as the house brought up for final passage the administrations work relief bill The revision offered by Repre sentative Robert Bacon N called for federal contributions of threefourths to onefourth by states This would provide liberal as sistance and amount of fed eral aid is not Bacon I participate will be the Junior Le gion drum and bugle corps Program of Talks The parade will break up at the park where a short program of talks will be presented This will be followed by the climax of the day the raising of flags by the Cerro Gordo Safety council and the Mason City Safety council An amplification system will be provided to make certain the pro gram will be heard throughout the park and the surrounding streets Any organizations planning floats or entries along the theme of safety in the parade who have not made definite contacts witn the parade committee are urged to get in contact at once with Fred Wagner Groups which will participate in the parade will receive written instructions concerning the par ade They will also be sent a map with definite assignments where to line up on the streets leading off North Federal avenue These off at oclock GAINS CLAIMED BY REBEL ARMY General Mola Reported to Have Opened New Way to Bilbao HENDAYE Franco Spanish Frontier Emilio Molas insurgent army was reported Tuesday to have captured the town of Yuvre and a wide region to the north opening the way for a double thrust against Gaidacano j strategic highway junction south east of Bilbao and key to the citys iron ring defenses With two insurgent columns hammering toward it Gaidacano seemed destined to be the center of the crucial battle for possession No Longer Need to Serve Soup to Keep Riant to Sell Beer o LINCOLN tav ern keeper no longer must serve soup to sell beer in Lincoln This was former Mayor Charles W Bryans idea but the new city council in approving several retail beer licenses omitted the provi sion requiring hot soup coffee and other food to be served where beer is sold Yurre on one of the highways that fork out from Gaidacano reverberated to the blasts of mortars and field pieces as Basque gudaris and their Asturian neighbors struggled shouldertoshoulder to hold a pocket on the southeastern front Basque commanders declared that Gaidacano perhaps the most strategic point on the iron semi circle of fortifications protecting Bilbao from the north east and south had been sufficiently bul warked to bring Molas warriors to a definite halt but continued doggedly to delay this final SAYS OVERALLS BURNED BLOOD TESTS AWAITED Convith Murder Suspect in Admission After Long Questioning CORWITH Reports on final tests of blood found on the shirt of Frank Weider held in connec tion with the death of Bert An finson were expected Tuesday or Tuesday Dean Wilber J Teeters at the State University of Iowa Iowa City Preliminary tests indicated that the blood was not that of a chicken as Weider had maintained and the other tests are for comparison of types of blood with that of the slsin man After being grilled steadily for four hours at Algona Monday night by State Agent Paul Gruber and County Attorney W D Daly Weider admitted that he had burned his overalls the buttons of which were found in an ash pile Saturday Blood on Shirt Discovery of blood on Welders shirt led officers to search for the overalls in attempts to trace fur ther blood marls The buttons of the garment were found in the ashes of the overalls but Weider had steadfastly denied until Mon day night that he had burned them Weider explained that he had burned the overalls becausetbey had been torn while he wasbut eve ning previous to fee He burned it he said so thatno one would detect him as a chicken thief Outbuildings at the home of Weider who was an intimate friend of the slain tavern operator vere searched Monday by officers Stains in Kitchen Sheriff Leslie M Brower said a thorough investigation of the beer narlor operated by Anfinson vhose body was found near the tracks last Friday dis closed blood stains in the kitchen Officers took an oil cloth bearing hese stains and kept it for evi dence Anfinsons daughter Mrs Glenn McClellan said she was certain the stains were not there the night before her father was killed A ring of keys that Anfinson al ways carried has not been found and Ben Ross owner of the build ing put nexv locks on the struc ture Monday Daughter Improving Louise Weider who worked for Anfinson is reported improving although still in a nervous condi tion She is a daughter of the sus pect held in Algona The sheriff has said he was not overlooking a possibility that the murderer may have had an ac complice and said authorities were working on other angles of the case which could not be made public immediately Weider is a native of Italy hav ing come to this country as a young man and speaks English in a broken manner Connery and Black Favor Work Week of 30 Hours TO Fl 01 iirrM Y M Ford Cop House Chairman Will Insist Upon at Least 16 as Minimum Wage WASHINGTON Connery of the house labor committee arranging for quick consideration of the admin istration wage and hour bill ex pressed a preference Tuesday for setting the maximum work week at 30 hours Both Chairman Black of the senate labor committee and I are for a 30 hour he said If necessary though I would go as high as 40 Minimum wage and maximum hour figures were left blank in the bills which the two chairmen in troduced Monday after President Roosevelt recommended enact ment of labor conditions that meet rudimentary standards of No Definite Agreement Connery said he would insist on i at least a S16 minimum weekly wage for employes engaged in in terstate commerce or producing goods for interstate shipment Black said however he had no definite agreement with the rep resentative on wage and hour figures He added there might be many changes in the measure but Connery predicted congress would approve the bill just about as it Senate hearings may begin this week Connery scheduled his hearings to start next Tuesday and predicted a report on the bill in three weeks Would Exclude Goods The measure would exclude from interstate commerce goods produced under oppressive la bor conditions such as working employes more hours or paying smaller wages than the standards set by congress using and hiring labor spies and strike breakers A senate interstate commerce subcommittee completed mean while the rough draft of a separate child labor bill which Chairman chaiacterized his life TODOUBLEDUES TLEWIS I Inland Steel Strike Seen Jones and Laughtin Sign Pact CINCINNATI Am erican Federation of Labor voted Monday to raise a war chest to fight John L Lewis Committee for Industrial organization Representatives of the federa tions loyal unions decided 1 To double the union dues to the federation now one cent a month for each member of L leaders expect this to in crease the federations income by amonth l2 To start a coordinated or ganization campaign 3 To expel C I O locals from city bodies and state fed erations of labor 4 To have all loyal locals join these central bodies and state federations to present a united front to the C I O There were three dissenting votes among the representatives of 102 craft unions The vote was taken after Wil liam Green veteran federation president had declared war upon the C I O to protect millions of working men and womenand the integrity cf the Federation of Greens voice grew hoarse as he shouted to the delegates The time for peace has The names of the three dele gates who voted against the pro gram submitted by the 17 member T r executive council could not be IS Keynote of All immediately Arrangements for Final STRIKE is O 1 i 11 0 DEqLAKES UNION OFFICIAL Rockefeller Rites INDIANA HARBOR NORTH TARRYTOWN N Van ABittner Chicago regional body of John D director for the Steel Workers Or feller borne northward Tuesgsnizing Committee said Tuesday day to waiting members of His a strike is inevitable at the In immediate family carried with i Steel company which denied the richness exclusiveness and tte sw O C a collective bar As service department head or police chief of the Ford Motor company Harry Bennett looms as a powerful figure in what may be a Ions struggle by the C I O to unionize Ford company workers JOHN BODY S BORNE NORTH lack of public formality which Johnson said fulfilled the presidents recommendations of that point Lewis Is Pleased Leaders had not yet decided whether it would be considered as a separate measure The presidents labor message brought an expression of satisfac tion from John L Lewis chair man of the committee for indus trial organization William Green president of the American Federation of Labor declined to comment until he had studied it He said Sunday how ever some unions might oppose establishment of minimum wages lest congress subsequently might set maximum wages Argentine Battleships on Good Will Visits HAMBURG Germany Argentine battleships Rivadavia and Moreno anchored in German RUSSIA TO GIVE UP DARING PLAN Privacy was the keynote of all arrangements for final honors to the man who although a great philanthropist lived secluded a shurmer ofpublic notice The body was in a special Pull man car attached to a New York bound express from Ormond Beach where the industrial istphilanthropist died suddenly Sunday rooming two months short of bis ninetyeighth birth day He lay in a simple but rich mahogany and bronze casket be decked with a few lilies Friends had been asked not to send flow ers To Private Siding The train was due in New York about 4 p m The funeral Pullman then was to be routed a few miles further northward to a private siding behind the acre Rockefeller estate Pocantico Hills near here where it was due about 6 p m In the 47 room mansion on the estate waited his family now VPVll Al 1 A headed bv his only son John D Will Abandon Attempt to j Rockefeller jr Set Up Permanent Air Base at Pole CCopyrijht 1937 By United Press MOSCOW soviet un ion will abandon its attempt to es tablish a permanent air base at the north pole for transpolar flights because drifting ice makes the dar ing scheme impractical the United Press was informed Tuesday gaining contract Bittner made the announcement after a hasty conference with presidents of locals of the Amal gamated Association of Iron Steel and Tin Workers at Inland We cant say when the strike might Bittner officers have been empowered to call the walkout The union leaders inst after a conference with representatives of the company largest independent employer in the industry in the Chicago area In a statement the company said it was willing to recognize the union as collective bargaining agent for members among its employes but did not wish to sign a contract Bittner said the company repre sentatives had taken the position of refusing to recognize the union even after a national labor rela tions board election would have shown the union to represent the majority of employes S W O C EXCLUSIVE BARGAINING AGENCY PITTSBURGH H E Lewis of the Jones Laugh lin Steel corporation signed a contract Tuesday recognizing the ports Tuesday for good will visits j Nicolai Yanson acting chief of the family n inrl tli a I fllA A 1 in i who is 63 The family had hurried from points as far sway as the Panama Canal Zone to attend simple final rites j Steel Workers Organizing Cora in the hall at 9 a m CST i mittee as exclusive bargaining Wednesday It was not known ex actly how many of the 26 chil dren grandchildren and great grand children would be able to attend The will be strictly private Tvith only a handful of business associates and a few trusted servants present in addi the Rivadavia here and the Mor eno at Wilhelmshaven Auto Accident Fatal ATLANTIC H Sauer 61 died of injuries suffered in an automobile was a retired farmer April 28 He said The standing vote was an nounced as 172 to 70 Frcm Injuries KALONA 36 died of injuries suffered when his team ran away while he was working in a field i ThreeKilled When Train Strikes Auto GREEN BAY men killed Tuesday when theiir automobile was struck by a Chicago and North Western rail road freight train at the Main ave nue crossing in west De Pare Get Banking Service ROSSIS Farmers Trust and Savings bank of Spen cer opened an office here thus providing banking service which has been unavailable in Rossie since the disappearance of Clyde R Gate cashier of the Rossie Sav ings bank Moro Sought After Slaying 6 Persons MANILA Moro iden tified as Kalinga Boli was sought in the mountains tribes men and a Christian Filipino were killed Tuesday at Abulug Cagayari province and an un identified Moro was slainat Jolo Soli island after he went wild in tfte market house wounding a soldier Smith in Kome ROME Gov Al fred E Smith of New York prayed at the tomb of St Peter in St Peters cathedral here Tuesday on his arrival The Weather FORECAST IOWA Thundershowers Tues day night and Wednesday somewhat cooler in northwest Tuesday night and north central and extreme west Wednesday MINNESOTA Mostly cloudy thiuidershowers in southeast and extreme east somewhat cooler in west and south por tions Tuesday jjight Wednesday xrenerlly fair in north mostly cloudy in south somewhat cool er in east and south IN MASON CITY GlobeGazette weather figures for 24 hour period ending at S a m Tuesday Maximum Monday 75 Minimuavin Night 58 At S a m Tuesday 67 Rainfall 55 of inch the Arctic administration in the soviet government here made the j announcement that the proposal for the permanent base had been i given up as futile at least for the I Dr Rites to Be Simple Harry Emerson Fosdick of the Riverside Baptist church in New York built by agency for the companys also signed by worKers The contract present RockpfeJler will read from the Fourmen who are to winter at Scriptures the Rev Lester H the pole willbe withdrawn after I BeltPastor of the Pocantico Hills a year or sooner if necessary Yan son said They flew there last Friday and set up a polar base 12 miles from the top of the world Yanson said that while soviet leaders expected everything to go smoothly with the venture in the Arctic every preparation bad been made to rescue the something go wrong men should He said they could be removed by airplane or possibly by an icebreaking ves sel if the ice drift were within reach Saved From Possible Death of Gas Fumes DES MOINES and Mrs Ralph Eroyles were saved fronv possible death when Mrs F M Linn investigated because Mr Broyles was late for an appoint ment Mrs Linn found they had been overcome by fumes from a gas water heater Both revived at ahospital H Union church will participate a few hymns loved by Rocke feller will be sung and that will be all Late the casket again will be placed in the special Pullman and taken to Cleveland where Rockefeller launched his fabulous career He will be buried there Thursday with rites as sim ple as those Trranged here Heaw Rains Fall in Northwestern Iowa The weather bureau said total ingfrom to 2 inches fellMon day night iii extreme northwest Iowa No damage was reported however anr the weather bureau Chairman Philip Murray of the steel committee followed the principle a wage pact made last March with the CaraegieHlinois Steel corporation exceptfor twd sections relating to sole collective bargaining and settlement of grievances Follows Election Signing of the contract f oUoyed an employes election last Thurs day which resulted in a majority vote in favor of the union asthe bargaining agency Steel labor hailed the contract as the first exclusive recognition by a major steel company in its drive to organize the nations workers into one bigiinion affiliated with the committee for industrial organization It will continue in force for a year The clause on recognition read Exclusive The corporation recognizes the union as the exclusive bargaining agency for all of its employes The corporation recognizes and wiu not interfere with the right employes to become members ol the union There shaH be no tion interference restraint or co erclon by the corporation or arv of its agents against any because of said it believed crops would not j union Lightn Thl membership ia its members and companied the rain Spirit Lake reported 1 inches of rain with somewind and light ning agents coerce employes and also nor to membership on corporation ;

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