Syracuse Herald, March 3, 1931

Syracuse Herald

March 03, 1931

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Syracuse Herald (Newspaper) - March 3, 1931, Syracuse, New York V ml HERALD is the Only Syracuse Newspaper with Complete Wire and5 Cable Reports bf Both the ASSOCIATED PRESS arid the UNITED PRESS! CITY EDITION UPSTATE'S GREATEST NEWSPAPER INDEPENDENT Owned and Made in Syracuse Heart of Nation's Industrial Empire SYRACUSE HERALD [VOL. 54, NO. SYBACUSE, N. Y., TUESDAY EVENING, MARCH 3, 1931. THKEE CENTS 300 AGITATORS RIOT IN N. Y. ASSEMBLY Shoals Veto to Be Sustained, Predicts President Is Ready to Kill Shoals Bill Senate Leader Would Rush Vote Designed to Override Veto Message Due Today Senate Up Till 3 A.M. to End Snarl Before Ad- journment Washington, March Totes to sustain the 3. Enough forthcoming veto by President Hoover of the Muscle Shoals bill were claimed today by Senator Watson, leader. the Republican Confident of one or two more votes than the one-third required to sus- tain the veto, Watson said lie would ask the Senate to vote on the veto as aoon as possible after received. However, there was no assurance that action could be taken at once. The contsitution requires that a veto message must be spread upon the journal before it can be voted upon. That means the message must ac- tually be transcribed into the Senate a process that will neces- sitate considerable time. President Hoover is writing his fifth message of the last two weeks, this time turning-down the modified Korrls Muscle Shoals bill.' The message probably will be com- pleted and sent to Congress within a fc hours, according to a responsible source. Such action would mean the death of the legislation, since there. Is in- sufficient time remaining befo_rc ad- journment at noon tomorrow for Congress to pass, the-measure over a veto. The message Is understood to icrth the President's well known opposition to government ownership or operation proposals. Some years ago he indicated he considered Mus- cle Shoals, the giant nitrate and power project on the Tennessee River, an exception to his general rule It was built In wartime by the government so the question o: ownership was eliminated. There were other features which placed I1 In a special category. The president expanded tills in- terpretation in a statement Issued Itst Saturday. He stated then the embodied In the bill before him "the whole question of changing tiie Federal policy from regulation of utilities to their own- ership and operation." At that time he promised the measure would be considered without respect to the political Issue which has grown up around It. He said he would base his decision on ths business of Muscle Shoals. The War Deportment is understood to have recommended a veto of the bill Secretory of War Hurley has several recent conferences with Britain Yields Salt Issue; Full India Truce Now in Sight Seacoast Dwellers to be Allowed to Make and Sell Salt, Only One Issue Remains For Gandhi and Irwin New Delhi, India, March 3 A truce in the Indian civil disobedi- ence movement apparently was at hand tonight with only one out- standing question to be settled. The unsettled question, which was the subject of consultations which the Mahatma Gandhi continued to conduct, concerned return of confis- cated property of volunteers in the independence movement and rein- statement of dismissed government servants. As a result of agreement between Gandhi and Sir George Schuster, rep- resenting Lord Inrin, the Viceroy, the salt tax problem was solved, by granting permission lor natives liv- ing along the sea coast to gather, manufacture and sell salt which pre- viously had been prohibited because of the salt monopoly held by British Interests. The "salt making" cam- paign had been one of Gandhi's most Seek Auto as Vital Glue in Vice Murder Police Warned Not to Dis- turb Coupe When They Find It effective means of arousing the pub- lic sentiment, similar In many re- spects to the American Colonies' re- bellion against the idea of payment of the stamp or tea tax. The Nationalist Congress leaders were hopeful of an immediate solu- tion which would result in ending of the civil disobedience movement against British rule. Gandhi re- turned to the Viceroy's Palace at 2 Victim's Diary Read Vivian Gordon Revealed as Blackmailer Who Feared Death New Tork, March S search for the slayer of Vivian Gordon, blackmailer and vice Inquiry j witness, centered today on a small i coupe bearing the license number Russia Has Most Formidable Army in World, Says Briand Paris, March 3 Minister Arlstide Briar.d told the Chamber of Deputies today that Soviet Russia has the most formid- able army in the world. Replying to charges by Marcel Cachln, Communist deputy, that Prance was .inimical to Soviet Russia and was harboring a "white army" he declared the charges "both unjust-and ridiculous." "The French he said, "has no knowledge of such organizations and it is stupid to talk about a white army existing in Paris while Bussia herself has the most formidable army which exists in the world. Power Board Submits Law To Roosevelt Measure Setting Up Au- thority for St. Lawrence Project Drafted Directs Troopers' Jobless' Mob Scrimmage With Reds in the Capitol Jb IgfllS F011C6 Eviction From The Capitol In Legislature Soon Conway, Still in Minor- ity, to Offer Own Version j of Enabling Act I P. M. and resumed conversations i K-8819. with Lord Irwin. It was understood I the congress had abandoned its de- 1 mand for an Investigation of alleged i "police excesses" in suppressing In- c' dependence demonstrations due TO i 50th General notice was broadcast by that the coupe was Tranced in i murder in the Inspector Henry connection with precinct. Nye Report Clears Davis, Assails Cost the fact that the Viceroy "expressed regrets" and also to the Viceroy's ap- proval of "peaceful picketing" of j foreign cloth and liquor Ehops in the future. Gandhi defined such nicket- Bruckman, in charge, of the police end of the case, and District Attor- Charles B. McLaughlin of the Syraousc Herald Bureau. Albany, March 3 1 A bill designed to create a nei j State authority to develop hydro- electric power in the international I raaids section of the St. Lawrence j River, carrying out the recommends- I tions of the majority report of the St. Lawrence Power Development j Commission, will be introduced in! the Legislature within the nest few j Troopers Club Rioting "Army of Idle" Which Stops Assembly Session Several Are Injured Guards in Capitol and Ex- ecutive Mansion Doubled After Disorders March 3 Three irun- dred into the State Capitol to ceinand relief, rioted and clashed fcr 45 oilsutes to- day with State Troopers before the? SnallT farced from the MAJ. JOHN' ing as not offending the ordinary law formation they have about the coupe. of tee country and as not being a j Brucfcman issued the broadcast with manifestation of resistance to government. Hoover-Macy Split Ties Up 3 JobsinN.Y. Senator Parton Swift of Buffalo Likely to Get v, J-, Judgeship Bradley Is Holdover Two Federal Collector- ships Ultimately to De- pend on Row Result President on the is said to have decided defense feature of toe project has been overestimated, since a modem OTOCCSS has developed better way extract from the air nitrogen used In manufacture of explosives. TSc bill sponsored for ;o yt-ars by Senator Norris. Sepub- (Conrlnfled on Pajt 5. Column 3) ___, Mrs. Huntington, jL-w York Sculptor, Wins Spain Art Honor Madrid. March 3 Anna i the warning that the car, when found, was not to be disturbed. The license In question was issued to Harold De-man, who lived In an apartment hotel on the upper West Side. According to the hotel room Bank of U.S. 4 j TA P J J clerk, Doman lived there two weeis Acts Ueiendea ss By Broderick State Chief Says Efforts ,to Save Institution usti ing one week's The clerk said Doman Sad many callers, all of them men. He was sure he never i had seen Miss Gordon. i The theory the -woman was slain because she was operating a black- mall ring was tentatively accepted today by Police Commissioner .ward t. MulToonej., Reveals Investigation Testifies of Examination in 1929 Because of Mergers Syracuse Herald Bureau Washington. D. C., March 3 With Congress on the eve of a recess. New Tors patron- age matters are left In a seem- ingly hopeless tangle, the result of bitter factional rows among Repub- lican leaders In the Empire State. Unless things are straightened out within the next 24 no one anticipates they will of most Important Federal of- flccs In the western part of the State will be left dangling. They are the United States judgeshlp. from which John R. Hazel expects to retire ta- xational mediately; the United States collec- New Tort. March 3 Joseph A. Broderick. State superintendent of banks, declared on the witness stand at aa Investigation into the closed BanS of United States tSat he was fully justified In attempts pert who supplied pretty women for gay "parties with Instruc- tions to determine the social position and financial rating of their escorts for purposes of extortion. The names c' about 40 men were listed In her diaries, he said. Notations made public by District Attorney McLaughlin of the Bronx and read before the Bronx grand jury accused John A. Hadeloff, her lawyer, and Samuel Cohen, an ex-convict, with, designs on her life as early as two years ago. They are held in" ball each, as material witnesses and are seeking freedom on habeas corpus proceedings. Miss Gordon wrote In her dairy In (January. 1929: i "Tt-c to put down things as Committee Finds Noth- j days, It was announced today. ing to Reflect Upon In- tegrity of Senator Exonerate Opponents Condemns Ex- pense as "Excessive and Inimical" Washington, March 3 Nve Campaign Funds Committee told the Senate today its investigations had yielded nothing to reflect upon the honor and Integrity of Senator James J. Davis of Pennsylvania. -long-awaited" reporf' Keystone State primary and election, however, condemned as "excessive A draft of the proposed tion was submitted to Governor Roosevelt, John Knight, Majority j Leader of the Senate, and Joseph A. McGinnies of the Assembly j late "yesterday by Prof. Robert ilur-; ray Kaig of New Tori, chairman of: the commission. i 'It was announced that as scon as the legislators and chief executive i im- posed t: men Thomas Cosway of Plattsb-argh, a j member of the Commission and a j power In Democratic politics in tie north country, who is at odds with the majority program will, it is said, j offer another bill embodying Machine Gun Bullets Drop 2 in Chicago j There were a a" casualties, though none appeared severe. Trcxjpsr force guarding the Assembly, wss clawed ani and was saved from falling from :hs lato the Assembly hall by 2. trcoper who te page, luscious and iiad to he created in an emergency hospital "Muscle In" asts Ecralc. to BiOW Oiier auumei minority report which provides for j Qne Dead, AnOtfter State distribution as weli ss State development. The majority program and legisla- tion Is described by the four mern- bers supporting Professor Haig. in Attack on Hall of Chance improvement of commerce a2u a_d gation and also for the development they happen concerning John A. Is not to be has betn a corrcsponiJ- of membw o! tHe Academy Fine Arts, tie -a-onian honored the Toe rtAe of tlbe vat unanimous. Mrsu ArcJwr wife Huatlnslon, M, HunWngtoa. i previously T the Sfwnwa farmantotM aod Jjrt! Golfl Medal a M___jlphia 3n 3537. Her aa author irifltly known for Jn Sjwtin Is JaflWhi Ww During Curml Survey Bwrd Stoutly Dtfroflu Law! A. Bradley has been renomlnated but not confirmed, and the OniWd States coliectorshlp of Internal revenue, left by the death of Bert Gage of Wyoming; County. All arc more or less bound up to- rcthcr. with Republican national. State and county leaders fighting for White House recognition In the nam- ing of men to the places. Bitter- ness grown to such an extent that President HOOTCT cannot hope for -united endorsements of the lead- ers, and there arc indications that soon M Congress Is out of the he may things in his own hands UJTOW overboard the con- flicUnp recoaancndatJons of groups to -which te -would naturally 3oot tor guidance. Indtrd, the treport IB current to- day at the Capitol, and seemingly generally by Krw York Sen- sod BtprefentatSres, that he al- ready hot decided to eliminate Iron further ooaiUeoUon State Senator John Knight rt Wyoming County and State Senator WflJlara J. HlcJtiy of SuMo lor the seiMp Tacancy. Hanfl-ln- report fops roe lormcr Senator Part.os Buffalo now aan Wac brrt chance of lamfllnR Jtiflpe place. -wotild ellailnnte Senator n. chaaord -of for more than a year to save bank from collapse. --TO close a bank as a j th.t the tion of dissatisfaction with the way; all.ho. the lB-yer were Involved it is or has been conducted Ss an j ,a sn aaai.- and were given to quar- easy way out of difficulty." be read rels snd reconciliations. from a prepared statement. "But any incumbent of the office or superintendent of If dM not exhaust every possible resource to save tJie situation before deciding that the doors must be closed." Brodcrict explained that the Bank of United States was the first large Scandal institution he examined taking office In April. 1929. He it. he said, because it had absorbed three other Institutions and was heavily in- volved in estate Varying procedure, he testi- fied., lie gave copies of the examiner's report to Bernard K. Marcus, presi- dent; Saul Singer, executive president: and IsJdor J. Krcscl. ooun- ML ail of dlctmrnt. and inimical to the public Interest" j Julius Henry Cohen, Representative the expenditure of SB22.S28 it re- ported for tr.e Davis-Brown ticket In the Republican primary of last year. Not only the former labor secre- tary, but his opponents as well, were cleared of any suggestion of smirch, hut for EH the statement was quali- fied. "Unless the expenditure of more than in the primary can be construed as in itself constituting j Frederick M. Davenport and Samuel j Chicago, Msrch 3 na- _ L. Fuller, as one for the "aid and j gunners shot and Silled nf ZHQ nSVl- siraiors. State Troopers were clawed asd scratched whsn they wen; into les quiet "hs jeering acd booinz Siate oScers. The 300 unemployed corcpojed groups who had marched Albany, mostly from. New York City, to pre- sent to the Legislature a. program which included: L-nemploynierr: in- surance. State for jc'oless aad another ear sources of the St. Lawrence River shall always remain Inalienable." v_ Suburban The proposed act wauid avthcrise the authority to "seek co-operation and agreement" with the "Cr-iied Canadian authority a-d necessarv consezt frc-n corruption." the coxraittee con- j t_.0 government to with the eluded, "in fairness to Senator Davis construction of the project. as well ss the other candidates in The proposed authority is direct the Pennsylvania senatorial election. develop the Interaat.onal They inarched to the Capitol ,nd west 10 the eamKinr estab'.ishrn-ant conductedj rasin fioor arid were separated from Blue the lecisiatcirs crily by a. railins- i The Clerk of the Assembly started reading the for operiing the session when Jack Johzstone of Tori City, one of the gro'jp on the n-.a'n floor, arose and started The victlsis were Mayer. 45. 2. caretaier at the Haciet; plice. Er.d BodrirJcz. Mayer was to death as he ran cut of the when r.'.s trac'-c-i t- shoa Sred at Eoiricuez after Hodricuez Tr.jde his escape irc-rr. :he Rodriguez was wour.ded and was taica to 3 hos- An undated entry read: "Sam Cohen, a client of J. A. R. in A case has brought the thugs (2) to J. A. R.'s J. A. R. told I Besides Chairman Nyc. who Is a he refused to let them do I Republican from North Dakota. Scn- ihc ators Dale. Rep-jbllcan. Vermont, and "Th? above Information was con-' (Concluded on Pair 11. Column 6) -0 jnC In niy apt. after a re-1 nectinc upon tie honor and inter- ar.d particularly tic rlty or Senator Davis or any other rural consumers to whom power can senatorial candidate." The and i attemp po.'.ce viewed th eicsts to "m-jssle Blue Island territory. _ wife or; a strsc: when the 2vc ic power sencrated bv the pro- i up !n aa awomohlle. One rew plait sale to rn-nlcl- of them politics throusho'jt the Stats. 1 ecor.omically be ziade available." The authority further is to be di- rected to reserve a certain arc- of Ing jirtwldcnl pro of the Srti- ate which Irlenflmnf the Brrnrune Sen- ator htn3 hoped lor, If Senator 'Knight, pro rtjcmia Innfl IDe New Tork When PreilflFTit Hoover TW0te JMTO, nta