Mason City Globe Gazette, March 28, 1941

Mason City Globe Gazette

March 28, 1941

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Mason City Globe-Gazette (Newspaper) - March 28, 1941, Mason City, Iowa NORTH IOWAS DAILY PAPER EDITED FOR THE HOME K i s r v v 0 P r r i r 0 S LO I THE NEWSPAPER THAT MAKES ALL NORTH IOWANS NEIGHBORS VOL XLVI1 ASSOCIATED PRESS AND UNITED PHESS FULL LEASED WIRES FIVE CENTS A COPY MASON CITY IOWA FRIDAY MARCH 28 1941 THIS PAPER CONSISTS OF TWO SECTIOis SECTION ONE NO 144 SERBS WONT RATIFY AXIS PACT Peru Oil Industry Outlined EDITORS NOTE This is another of a series of articles written by W Ear Hall IVIasun City GlobeGazette managuiB editor in the course of a tour through South America as one of a part if 12 guests of the Car negie Endowment for Interna tional Peace 17 5 Pledges Full Aid as Jugoslavia Mobilizes Army Grim Faced Firemen Couldnt Save Him NUMBEK IB By W EAItL HALL ABOARD THE S S SAOTA LUCIA OFF THE COAST OF stuff called petroleum has a habit ol showing up in some strange places a act impressive ly revealed lo us today as we have skimmed along the bar ren coastline of northern Peru Literally hun dreds of der r i c It s li i v e pierced the horizon above the sand y or clay cliffs al most holly devoid of vege tation due to a rid ness In some cases the derricks are situated at the EARL HALL very edge of the beach In others they are perched in precarious position atop a sheer cliff Occa sionally as we cut along through the water we have seen trucks bumping along a coastal highway with no sign of railroad transpor tation At about noon we put in at thc harbor of Talara Peru where a lighter approached with half dozen heading for Val paraiso Chile As we waited we were entertained by myriad water fowl fighting for scraps oE tood thrown overboard from the ships galleys TcV Jlorsels which sank below the surface of the wafer were dived for by fowls resembling North Americas helldivers though not colored the same Gulls sob bled up most of thc floating food while the half enormous pelicans too slow and awkward for llicir professional competi tion looked on with only an academic interest Although possessed of a neat little harbor Talara seems not lu be very important in the South American scheme ot things One pretentious building tops an imj pressive promontory to serve as a landmark for a long distance at sea but the multitude of identical wooden shacks for oil workers in the region occupies a plot only j slightly above sea level Perus oil industry was devel oped ouite largely by British capital and most of its output today finds its way into British liands The government how ever lias been moving more and more toward control for itself down through the years CIO BALLOTS TO END STRIKE AT BETHLEHEM PA AllisChalmers Plant Reopens With 1962 of 6000 Workers Present By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS CIO strikers at the huge plant of the Bethlehem Steel com pany at Belhleheni Pa unani mously voted Friday to end fourclay strike ami Uie Unitec Automobile Workers announccc an informal agreement to end ai 18 day stoppage at the Midlanc Steel Products corporation at De troit At Milwaukee the slrikGclosei AliisC 1 aimers Manulacturiii company plant reopened in ve spouse to a federal government request Olficiils said work ers of a normal shift of re no rted Iowa Senate Passes Bill to Appropriate for New State Office Building Measure Gets Vote Is Sent lo House for Action New Premier in Jugoslavia bill to a new Grim facedfiremen worked for nearly an hour attempting to revive liUle 4 year old Donald Archer Adams nut without avail The little tot was ilrowned when lie fell creek just south of the tennis courts in West park Thursday afternoon The firemen arc shown above bending over thr lad liis face in the oxygen mask lower center In Hitupper left corner is the face of Chief Daniel II Shire Beside him is LieuU Karl W Barker In the foreground bending over the child next to the chief is Lieut Harold II Hutchison Fireman Lve Kin center is jiving artificial res piration Between him and Iiculenanl Barker ran be seen a glimpse of the head of Fireman Jesse Carroll who WHS rubbing Ihc legs of the lad in an attempt to restore circulation The fireman with liis lace showing at the right is lames Hyan The oilier their faces hidden were not identified Luck photo Kaycnay Boy 4 Is Drowned After He Falls in Creek at West Park Heroic Efforts of Aunt Unable to Save Victim Donald Adams Four year old Donald Archer Adams drowned in Willow creek here Thursday afternoon despite heroic efforts to save him bv his j aunt Mrs Leo Powers 410 Second reached thc park three blocks from the home and then she caught sight of Leland on the banks of the creek I thought it was Donnic at first she related AVhon 1 ran down there I asked Wheres and he said Hes in the ted to the creek Once Peru ranged next lo Venezuela onvng Soittli Ameri can countries in petroleum output but each year it drops to a less important position being lopped i now by Colombia and Argentina j as well as by Venezuela A geologist in our party exj plained that rock faults in the oil j level were principally responsible i for the inadequacy of the pools j Thc oil has a tendency to seep down through these cracks to levels so deep as to be inacces sible With a wailing supply of petro leum commercially minded Peru street northwest The lad had gone to West park with another four year old play mate Leland Wood 515 Madison avenue northwest who told later of Donalds walking out on the dam just south or the tennis courts 1 Hifrll in tlicrr Iclaml Inlil police laer fiointinff tci the downstream side and he didnt come up for a long time TT Meanwhile Sirs Powers with whom Donald and his mother Mrs Phyllis Adams make their home had started searching for the boy He had been playing just out side the house with his little blue wagon she explained later and I started1 out in thc car to go bank vas just playing on the turning their attention aronnd the block looking for him of vians are more and more to the mineral as self of tiie territory In this field the future would seem to present a much rosier hue At odd momenta nn board our ship games and dips in thc delightful swimming pool our parly has been turning its attention to copies of thc two Guayaquil daily ncws papcis which carry on their first pages large pictures ol the Car It was several moments be fore she caught sight of thc lads liead in the water Mrs 1owers said She into thc mud dy icy water immediately hut hv swept muter of srgbt Vcrnon Hall UK Pennsylvania avcmie northeast who was driv ing past on Jackson avenue saw Mrs Powers on the bunk as he was baiting at thc slop sign and van to help her Before he got to thc creek she had gone into the water but unable lo find the boy Mr Hall also plunged in and finally succeeded in getting thc boy after he had been swept out Oil the other side of the slrike picture however CIO union leaders claimed that 8009 oS the 15000 employes of Bethlehem Steel companys Cambria plant at Johnstown Pa had walked out protesting an election by an unaffiliatcd union X From Hoboken N J officials of a CIO shipbuilders union an nounced that conferences with Bethlehem Steel company official had left thc situation unchanged and that a strike vote would be taken in the companys three New York harbor shipyards Friday night The union wants wage in creases and other concessions John V Riffe assistant direc lor of the stool workersorganizing committee announced that the terms of settlement agreed to at Bethlehem Pa were the first agreement ever obtained with Bethlehem Steel The shutdown at Midland Steel had forced suspension of produc tion at the Lincoln Motor com pany and threatened curtailment throughout Michigan The union members will vote Saturday on ratification of the agreement Max W Babb president of thc AllisChalmers company telegraphed federal officials that workers came in to resume work on 545000000 of defense orders despite the union lead ers defiance of thc govern ments cal and through massed pickets DES MOINKS appropriate for state oflice building on the Capi tol grounds DCS Moines passed the Iowa senate Friday by a vole of 4B to 2 The proposal now goes to the house It it is approved there and signed by thc governor bids could be called for as soon as plans and specifications arc prepared The bill sets ui a special lejr islalive committee consislin of three representatives and three senators lo work wilh the exe cutive council in directing con struction of Hie building If conditions become such thai il would be unwise lo proceed vith erection of the building in he opinion of a majority of tiic Xccutivc council and the legisla i v c advisory committee the iioney would be earmarked and not revert lo the state gen eral fund The 1M3 legislature hen would have to pass on ihr rjuestion of whether constructioi should proceed at that time Senator John P Berg RCcla Falls told the chamber tha would be enough Jor Ih building but that money wouli Uhei bered about little Uiei c Thr litiic blue wagon was the first tiling to catch her eye as she WIlsp once He told Mrs I didnt see him I rcmcmj PmvcVi o cM lhc department that he told the other day ls tnc o lhc bmk Mrs Powers wife of a city fire man ran to her car and niccd to thc lire station to yet help thc park derided with a iu look ntmaSd rchcr Adams 1 is shnwn above xvith a nlaymate Sandra Sue Smilh a liUle girl lived next door Donald was drowned In Uillim creek when he went to play in Iark Thursday CIO leaders warned that any union members returning to work before a vote on ending the union meeting is set for lose their jobs There was a union mass meetinj tliis morning but no vote on th slrike was taken The CIO steel workers organ ixing committee relaxed a dues nickeling campaign at the Car negieIllinois Steel corporations plant at Gary Ind permitting i workers to enter and leave un molested Only a few pickets were to be seen Riffe announced thc details of the agreement between his union and the Bethlehem Stec company for the parent plant It provided he said that all strikers were lo be returned lo their jobs without loss senior ity that the company would con tinue to meet and deal with em ployes representatives in collec tive Siargaining Ihat all dealings would be without discrimination and that the company would con have to be appropriated later fo equipment II might be necessarj also to build a new heating plar to carry the added load he said Senator S Ray Emerson R himself a contractor an chairman oi tVie public lands an buildings committee told oi in quiries he had made among ma terials dealers and others as Ihe advisability ot building at present time My thought is that now i the time to build thc building he asserted In view of all thc data that has been compiled there seems to me to be no dan Ker in going ahead Emerson Quoted from leltcrs re ceived in answer to his inquiries ndicaling that cement brick and stone have not advanced in price and steel onlyslightly Labor costs likewise have not gone up lie reported If we wait Emerson declared in my opinion we will wail ten In that time hc pointed out thc state will have paid out enough in rent lo go a long way toward financing a new office building The stales rent bill for down town office space in Des Utoinos now is 595000 a year and enough additional space is needed to bring this amount up lo Emerson said He pointed out advantages to he pained from a new office Imililiiir such as increased co ordinaliim and efficiency of state departments ami conveni ence In persons having business lo transact with thc state Gen Dusan Simuvic chief of Jugoslavias air corps took over as premier following a military coup in which young King Feler II was placed on thc throne and proaxis ousted KGLO to Be at 1300 on Dial Saturday Moves From Local to Regional Station With Increase in Power Beginning Saturday morning radio station KGLO will be found at 1300 kilocycles on lhc dial shifting from a local u a regional channel Thc change in frequen cies allows the station to operate on 10011 watts Due lo the fact however that most of thc nations radio sta tions are changing frequencies on this date thc Federal Commu nications commission lias been so swamped with engineering prob lems hat it has been impossible to complete tests on the new KGLO equipment TROOPS SPEED IN TRUCKS TO FRONTIER LINES Turkey Reported to Have Proposed Mutual Assistance Treaty C K 1 G It A U K J a g o slavia A tlcfiant Jugo slavia led by 17 year old King Peter II refused Kriclay to ratify the lay old axis pact and received the United States promise of full aid it riho is forced to resist German and Italian armies Other rapid 1ire develop ments Friday included The TiHkish minister con ferrcd for a long lime with Premier Con Dusan Si movie and was reported by diplomatic quarters to have proposed a muUud assistance pact with Jugoslavia The Turkish press lias been hint ingat such a development 1or several weeks 2 German journalists ecu nomic experts and trade delegates began an exodus from the country German sources said nearly a000 had started to the frontier or were packing up in the hope OL getting outof the country 1 ucjiic visitors cd news storie long To he perfectly frank tliis is just about the first lime we have had any indication that in our good will capacity we were any different from the 175 other passengers the Santa Lucia Tne salvage cicw answered the call immediately but despite Hie i parents Ciaionce Guilder use ol yn oxygen mhalator am I Rcui Donaldson and Archer L artificial respiration fur nearly an Aclnms all of Matoil City hour tlicir work was unavailing Funeral surviccK will be hold Dr G J Sartor icdaicd the boy j Haturdav afternoon at 2 oclock at tinue to deal with the SWOC as collective bargaining agency lor its members nm that further ac I tUm regarding selection ol an i elusive bargaining agency would j await final disposition of s case Mr pending in court Ofilv senators voting against the bill were D D Fuller It and Frank Pelzcr R Senators Fred Cromwell U Burlington and Carl O Sjulin R Hamburg were re corded as absent or not voting Thc money would come out of a surplus now in thc slate treas ury according io Senator Berg MAY LIVE DKS MOLNES AT PARK Carl Fritz Henning G who a few weeks ago was given a notice of discharge from his position as custodian of Ledges State park near Bonne may live at the park as long as lie desii for a lc oy lom mt womens I view DECK OF THK SHIP southern skies dead at p in 1 Meanwhile Mrs Powers had i brought the boys mother lo thc j scene and thc two women stood i nearby while lhc firemen worked over the lad A crowd gathered quickly and despite the efforts of Las night 1 was chosen lo make j police officers to keep them al a thc appeal in connection with 1 distance they ringed the firemen some dining tangible show of appreciation lov thc ships orchestra Something more than a hundred dollars was raised a record for recent years Thc proposal now is tn stage the next appeal for thc benefit of our dozen Carnegie endowment gucMs I referring tj ouiselvc ns pooi barefoot icfugecs from United Stales II may work although I i doubt il I T D j T j Jugoslav Situation Claim Nazis Attacked by Jugoslavians Vcrnc Mctller juslicc of the peace acting ascoroner in the ab sence of Dr R E Smiley pro1 Roosevelt nearin the Trinity Lutheran church with 1 thc Rev O L N Wigdahl paslor j of the church in charge A prayer service will be held at oclock at thc Patterson funeral home Bu rial will be at Elmwood cemetery BERLIN pro lested to tlic new JugoSlav gov ernment Friday concerning Thursdays events in Belgrade in which German citizens were said to have been attacked but author ized sources said beyond ibat they ABOARD U S S BENSON US8 i WCrc unable to make any state thc due to accidental j end of thc fishing cruise which ment on the status of Jugoslav axis relations From thc general attitude of these sources it appeared plain to nounccd death Adams was born i only a partial escape June lo 190G in Maon City He flum official duties kept ini observers however that Jugoslav is survived by hi mother Mrs formed Friday on thc Jugoslavian j Premier General Dusan tiimovirs i Phyllis Adams 110 Second street j situation Aides said the president i declaration on behalf of the new northwest and by his allici DnujvHs receiving state department j government did nol satisfy Gcrj Wilsrii Adams and the grand reports via lhc naval radio manv i The Weather FORECAST MASON CITY Fair and sliffhllv colder Friday night tow about 25 Saturday fair with rising temperatures IOWA Fair colder cast Fri day night Saturday fair with rising temperature MINNESOTA Fair ioltier southeast not so cold extreme northwest Friday night Sat urday partly cloudy rising tem perature IN MASON CITY GlobeGazette weather statis tics Maximum Thursday It Minimum Thursday night 11 At 8 a ro Friday 33 Prccip trace YEAR AGO Maximum Minimum 31 Conscouently atcordiiiff to Manager F C Eiglimcy KGLO will operate on 1000 walls di rccllonul in the daytime Iicgin ninc Saturday wilh temporary authority from Hie FCC Full uill not in flic daytime or at night says Mr ICiKhnic for a period of two or three ir until the federal engineers havr com pleted tests al Uic local stalhm All of thc new equipment in cidctilal tu lie change in Ircqucn cics and power lor KGLO has been installed including two new antenna towers 800 STATIONS TO CHANGE ON DIALS WASHINGTON Morcj than 801 of the nations radio sta tions Friday mado final engineer ing tests before shifting places on the dial in conformance with thc American radio broadcast ing agreement to eliminate inter Terence The agreement signed by the i United States Canada Mexico and Cuba will become effective i 1 at a in Sylurdav I Engineers of thc federal com munications commission jcclccJ thc changes to eliminate nr much radio inter ference now experienced Iovv erfnl Mexican border slalious Hull interfered uith reception in Ihis country will hc forced off the air e i e r formaUy took over thc royal power in x ceremony at the Serb orthodox cathedral it which lie kissed the cross United States Minister Bliss Lane delivered a note to lhc government which suid that umler the terms of the military aid bill every possible assistance would be given to Jugoslavii as lu nil other nations secXing to maintain their independence and integrity o repel aggression The note was clclvcrcd to Ju goslavias hardy soldier premier Gen Dusan Siincvic who was plumped into leadership in Thurs days coup detat just a short time alter Jugoslavia informed Ger many that the axis pact would be neither denounced nor ratified High diplomatic sources said Jugoslavia had informed Germany that fulfillment oC the terms of the pact signed In Vienna Tuesday by thc government which was ousted Thursday would be im possible because it would be con trary to tiie will of the Jugoslav people Thc ibinet v said lo have decided at in allnight o return tu full ami absolute irn itriility applying iUc In Greece and BL itiiin as welt as the axis The United Stairs nolc was dclivrrrd as 1200000 Jugoslav Thc generally unilorm iitts will allcct 802 of thc stand ard broadcast stations in tliis country Stations now received above thc 730 kilocycle marking on the dial will be heard at slightly different pouils usually higher An FCC spokesman said in re gard to the Mexican border sta tions now operating that no pro I vision was made in thc agreement i for them and as a result they will j be forced off the air Other higli jpoweicd stations operating inland in that country have been rrgu i lated to eliminate any of interference Thr Vnitcd States covern mriits representative in Eu ropcs crralcsl Irrtiihlc center at present is ArvJmr Bliss Ianc minister to Jugoslavia who is stationed in ;

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