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Lancaster Daily Eagle, The (Newspaper) - March 9, 1927, Lancaster, Ohio WE A THEE f tonight and Thursday. J and in I ith portion Thursday. j THE EAGLE RECEIVES THE FULL LEASED WIRE REPORT OF THE ASSOCIATED PRESS THE LANCASTER DAILY EAGLE i Advertisements I i ARE THE GUARANTEE OF j GOOD FAITH j Read Them! fc TWO CE5TS. LANCASTER, OHIO, WEDNESDAY EVENING, MARCH 9, 1927. VOLUME XXXVI., NO. EEK TO RECOVER HUGE SUM PAID IN FINES FOR SPEEDING KILLED IN JAPAN EARTHQUAKE, OVER 3000 INJURED Jff FIGHT ion Comes As Result Mayors And Justices Autoists With- i.Ut Authority. Assert Jo New Laws Needed Enforcing Dry aws. Marines Prepare for Stay In Nicaragua Coolidge Asks American Red Cross To Aid OLUMBTJS; 0., March closely on the s of the' decision of the Unit- States Supreme Court holding ?ors and Justices of the Peace "without authority to-conduct rts in which they have a pe- the Ohio State qmobile Association announc- today it intended to wage a jjnucms .fight for the recovery ot thousands of dollars. for speeding.. the association an_ they were placing entire legal If-at, the''disposal of former "al- Violators'of speeding laws jdthat. itTis planned-not only ecover inbney. from mayors and ices -of'-the peace, but to- in- jute-. against n the officials are unable to ighty-six local clubs have been jiructed; by, the state- organisa- l to file action against the of cities and towns, jus- 'of the-peace arid- constables. lit; Colunibus, Justice of- the jce A. C. Kuhns, under, whose Jsdictiori 19''men are serving MAN CASTS ONLY VOTE AND ELECTS NOT CONTEST CHICAGO, March One vote was cast yesterday in the primary election in Summit, a suburb, with 362 registered voters. who voted was James Galowich. When the hard working election officials canvassed the vote they recorded one vote for president of the village board-on the independent ticket. The successful candidate was James Gaiowich. No candidate filed petitions to have their names placed on the ballot and unless others file between now and election day. Mr. Galowich with his one vote for himself probably will be elected without serious opposition. Gen. Feland Succeeds Capt. C. H. Woodward WOULD MARRY 14-YEAROLD BOY GOLD RUSH ASSUMES ALL THE ELEMENTS OF A WESTERN EPIC .or- ie complete suspension of his Jtt; was. followed other" justices in various sec- the state. is no necessity for the Islature to pass new laws to orce prohibition as a result of United States Supreme Court ing 'knocking out the mayors 'justices courts. rig was the declaration today Attorney General Edward' C. raer. "Tn'ere is plenty pf lawful ma- tiey in Ohio for the prosecution the attorney gen- I-said.. IntL-Saloon League officials indicated they will seek leg- ation to authority to Syors to prosecute ihibition law violators... attorney general also con- Ms there is no necessity for en- fment of .new laws to clothe kices and mayors with ntithor- to enforce speed laws and j.er minor offenses in which ies they have been acting in thg kt but which authority was jpped from them by the federal irt ruling. Attorney general Turner point- out that probate judges and tnicipal courts now are clothed th county wide jurisdiction to all liquor laAv violations. "There need be no apprehension jut the ability to the jhibition laws proper 'r irts in Gener- Turner said. "In county the state there is a probate Ige with jurisdiction to sunir ,rily try cases under the Cr.ibbe In all the more populous mties of the state there are also inicipal courts with jurisdiction intensive with the county in misdemeanors under the ibbe act. The laws can be and im certain will be properly cn- ced thru these lawful and or- tribunals." SEWS STAMP TO. A LETTER LONDON Uncle Sam puts the "stickum" on the .back of postage-stamps to- accommo- those who mail letters, a farmer in the remains entirely unaware of the fact. A London rural mail car- rier reported he picked up a let- ter' on his route with a stamp- sewed to the envelope. Postponed Emmons Con- stitutional f A'm'e n d ment For 000 Bond Issue COLUMBUS, 0., Mar. The proposal to bond the state for grade crossing elimination became a dead issue in the state legislature today. The house highway commit- tee by a vote ot 12 .to 4 indefinitely postponed the JBmmons constitution al amendment providing bond issue to pay the state share in the.proposed grade cross-- ing program. The highway committee voted unanimously.however, to provide for, a grade crossing elimination program to be financed either thru a gasoline tax or a direct state levy This program would be included ,in the Norton high way-bill now pend- ing before the committee. Youths Tell Story How They Found "Pay Dirt" Valued At A Ton i TONOPAH. Nev. March The gold rush at Kev. as- sumed all the elements of a west- epic today when it was reveal- ed that Frame Horton Jr., and Jas. Traynor, 19 year old youths, who made the rich strike ran into their bonanza in true "last chance" fash- ion. As they watched hundreds of ex- perienced and tenderfoot prospec- tors continue.development claims near told of eating the lasT_pt'fheir'food shortly before .they 'stumbled into the .pay-dirt assaying a ton. The day before, the strike they placed themselves on a short ra- tion basis when their bread, bolon- gna and cheese was virtually ex- hausted. They decided to take a final chance on the claim on which Horton's fa ther had scraped for years. Altho it had been givea up as worthlss. they shoveled away sand and grav- el and filled two sacks with what appeared to be rich ore. As the youths struggled into Ton opah with their burden they were -by Traynor's mother who grub staked them with an order on the family grocer. She' explained the boys had been earning a little money'by odd jobs here, but as they spent most .of their time pros- pecting they were "flat broke." The.gold hunters today listened the" report of Edwin S. Giles. United States mineral sur- veyor, from Goldfield. who declared he stood five feet -from tio boy's WASHINGTON, March 9. The American marines in Nicaragua are organized for a pro longed stay, if necessary. The navy department announc- ed today that Brigadier General Logan Feland had succeeded Cap- tain C. H. Woodward in command of all marine corps land detach- ments, and that an organization scheme had been worked out in great detail. The transport Hen- derson, which took most of the marines to' Nicaragua; probably will be released within the next 48 hours to resume her regular place in the naval transpogrt "ser- vice. Corinto has been made the prin ISOAY y -assq Aiddns :patrol, consisting of the cruiser Raleigh and the destroyers Bprie j and- the Reuben James has- been j organized and will be supplemen- j ted by seaplanes. j Another outline of the disposi- tion of American forces in .Nicar- agua was- made available today I when Chairman Borah made CO-ED GIVEN .ter she had attempted to gain en- Mrs. Thelma Tibbetts', 27, a divorcee, ot Canaan. Me., pictured ,14, at .whose-home she has been living. Willie, like Barkis, willm'." 13 lie .the testimony given recently j. with her riVe-year-old" son, wants to marry Willie Buzzell. 'only before the senate foreign relations committee' by Stbkeley-W. Morgan- chief, of the Latin American divis- ion of- the state department. Mr. Morgan also told the com- -mittee that, the 'department was "much surprised" action of- 'Great Britain in. sending a war ship -to Nicaraguan waters. how; the' vatious zones had, arm" 'ed fdrces'i the' .only- 'railroad 'in' 'Nicaragua', had, been neutralized, b'ut'that th'e Djaz for- ces were permitted to us'e ii. MAYOR CAN HEAR CITY DRY LAW CASES DRINKLE BELIEVES MCDERMOH and Newspapermen .For Fear Losing "Real Story" PAY LIQUOR PINE Phelps, who was convict- two weeks ago of illegal poss- lion of intoxicating liquor and s remained in the county jail was released today d what remained due on his fine and costs. EAD8 GUILTY TO ILLEGAL POSSESSION mer Noteslone plead guilty to] charge of illegal possession this ruing in Common Pleas court, 4 was fined and costs.but payment thereof is f Cresting in the county jail. the committee has not yet saw surface rock covered decided ;what its methods of finan- cing a grade crossing elimination program will.be. or over what per- iod of time the program will be spread.' the gasoline tax and the direct levy both are being consid- ered. Youths Arrested Raymond Smith and Ralph Row land, Lancaster youths, were ar- rested yesterday afternoon by of- ficer Kceley, after affidavits had been filed against them by Jay Altfater of the Lancaster Iron and Metal Co., who accused them of stealing scrap battery lead valued at ?17.SO. The men were released on respective bonds of and will be tried Inter be- fore Mayor Alspach. GIVEN THE BUMS RUSH Seven or eight bums were es- corted to the city limits this morn ing and bade goodbye but not au reyoir to Lancaster. Their depart- ure was at the request of Police Chief Wallace who had them rounded up yesterday after sever-" al complaints were registered. It seems that the bums were forcibly stopping people on the street, or entering stores and asking for money in loud and demanding ton- es. When it, was refused they re- sorted to profanity flavored with the fragrance of hair tonic bever- age. The effect was doubly un- pleasant and resulted in police being notified. with gold. A. H. Lawry. geologist "for George Wingfield. Reno bank- er, visited the district to make a second examination o: ths mineral formations.' Hundreds of telegrams have been received vby Frank Norton Sr. ask- ing advice on coming here or offer ing to back him in developing the property. He" said one New York manufac- turer offered him "all the money you want." The manufactmer paid a million dollars for Horton's daisy mine in goldficld which proved worthless. Excitement here is only exceed- ed at AVecpah. the tenth city mark- ing the locati' of the strike. Old .prospectors stick 'vcir burros or mules or pack ai "mals while the city treasurer seekers favor motor ized packing facilities. Although men and women camp followers, profesr'onal gamblers, are here.in force, they have failed to reap large profits as yet because the prospectors prefer to giiard their claims. City Ordinance Allows No Share of Pine or Costs Judge Mayor Alspach is still entitled to preside as judge of prohibition trials, provided they are city cases is the opinion of City Solicitor Charles Drinkle. who stated this afternoon that he believed the I7. S. Supreme Court's, decision had a bearing only on l state cases, which, under Crabbe's ruling, al- lowed the-judge to receive a fee. "Under the city ordinance the mayor receives no part of the 'COLUMBUS, Ohio, March E. McDermott, serving a life sentence in the 'state peniten- tiary here for the murder of DonR Wellett, is in-accessible to visitors and newspapermen. Taking the ,view'that too many interviewers at time1 may lessen the chances I of ever getting the "real story" 'from him of the plot to kill the Can ton editor, Warden P. E. Thomas barred interviewers. McDermott, in a recant interview attempted to defend Ben Rudner. also serving a life term for his part in the slaying. He had little or noth ing to say regarding Louis Mazer, under indictment for murder, i Mazer' has made what has been HOT SHOT ____AT NEW YORK Nichols, who. has "made millions from ie's -Irish' Rose" idlsjaarees .'fgjj ne'arfily" "with Benito "Mussolini, recently said women 'had done nothing worth _whiie in the arts. "All ego" she insists.' he had a Cleopatra on his hands he'd yell for the asp.'1.. j TOKYOT, March [The home office announced this at MLernoou that, according to latest persons were killed iu Monday's cartquake in Cen- I.'tral Japan, and injured; i Houses nvimbering w'ire de- by by the quake ilaS'vrere partly burned and 1631 j damaged by the shock. I One report from Munyr.ma says Nakamura and his were imprisoned and burned to ________ 'death when their home collapsed- VBRMIL-ION, S. D., March -and took fire. Other families former co-! fered a like fate. The scenes at-, cd at the University of South Da- i ter the flames died down were' kota., was sentenced to 30 days in scribed as most -pitiful, some of the state penitentiary when survivors- digging.in the ash-- pleaded guilty today to a-n attempt I for some trace of their miss-' to rob the vault of the First Na-1 inS and others Bunting for tional Bank here to get ?24 to pay i crumbs of food and toT her tuition. assistance from the arriving re- Third degree burglary was the specific charge against the girl who was arrested February 5th af- FAIR CHANCE Only Sentenced To 30 Days In State Pen. For Attempting To Rob Bank workers.. Hundreds of bodies' still are be ncat-h the ruins and the search lor -them is continuing. Newly. bamboo stretchers are "used i to carry the. bodies, which' are I placed in .piles awaiting burial. T T i Bluejackets, landed 'from' a In sentencing the Judge A.; v -cruiser and four destroyers, .are B. Beck declared that in his opm- trance to the vault with an elec- tr.ic drill. The law permit? a max- imum sentence of 15 years. ion she had not received "an'ev- assisting the survivors! nav- en break at the hands of the so- ciety" and that he wished to give her "a fair The'thirty day sentence, he ing her to'regain her proper sta-i j tion in society. al men rescued 300 persons, from burning and collapsed buildings soon after the 'shock. Flood waters added to the mis cry in the Tango district when thought, was the best way of aid- ,j __ _ i ____ ;___ _ jthe-Tatsuta river broke its banks ami inundated a n'unieb of Til- lages already suffering from the earthquake. Another shock which visited "the district last en houses In the. village of Kiunl- two: No estimate of the damage lias been made public thus far. Soms observers believe the loss will amount to .at least NATIONAL SCHOOL MEET HAPPENINGS TOLD BY BEMILLER -vr j.- i n j TT -j. T National Guard Unites Chio May Be Involved In Payroll ''adding aud tho perhaps 575.000000, J t ie.i were those "of poor people. i The floods are, .turning, many- I desolated villages 'into mud- holes. Relief workers found some ref- Ilving. in old barns or cav. rescued Kiwanians Hear of Problems Dis- cussed At Texas Conference CLEYEL'AND, 0, Mar. 9 National guard units thruout north j es toge ther with their era Ohio may become involved in. cows' horses and pigs. j -the alleged payroll padding uncov- ered in guard companies here, was learned today. WASHINGTON. March AP j, "resident -Coohdge asked the American Red Cross today to of- Speaking of his recent trip to Dallas." Texas, where he attended a national conference of school sup- j federal grand jury next week will Resuming its investigation of aljfer aid 1o Japan .in the latest leged forging of pay checks, illeg- j earthquake disaster. ally collected by guard officers, the Red Cross officials said their erintendents, Supt. J. F. Bemiller hear testimony of thirty guards- of the FairCield Co. Schools, address j men from Akron anc! Novwaik. ed the local Kiwaiiis club today at j Three captains and two majors noon at their weekly j were arrested in Cleveland recent- sistancs would be at Japan's clis posal but that it was not yet e'er described as a. confession to the fine or costs.'' said Drinkle, "it is j u 1 Canton authorities and to the stark all turned over to the city -trea.s- ury- I believe that arrests for bootlegging, liquor possessing, made- by city police, within the city limits, and in accordance with the ctiy ordinance concern such violations of tthe law. con-! j county grand jury. It involved Mc- Dermott. Rudner and Floyd Streit- enberger. former Canton policeman the latest to be indicted in the mur der investigation. Unofficial reports from the pris- mccting in Reef's Annex. He said: "The main sessions of the-convention were held in a. large auditorium on the state fair ground The most extensive exhibits of the school work and school supplies that have ever been held in connec- tion with this convention had made ly on charges of forgery. The grand tain that outside help was re- quired. Reports from the stricken area are being studied at Red Cross headquarters where an an- ample space and room fo spare in from that alone jury has completed its noun cement may be made shortK tion locally and is ready to expand I-----------------_____ the inquiry to surrounding cities. Guardsmen from Norwalk. it was i Positive Of j said, would be among the most im- j portant witnesses called for next j week. Twenty have been summon-; Rabies Is Verdict on .are that Mazer's story has reach stitute cases, that may-be heard McDermolt and that he became legally by Mayor Alspach." the large pavillion on these grounds I particularly impressed .with j serviceable and substantial lie buildings of The other j between the individual pupils Dr. J. E. Grey, Lan- i caster veterinary, who' also con- i ducts a dog hospital on W. Fifth- A big problem confronting the city, administration since the an- nouncement of the Supreme Court's decision is that concern- ling the financial, income from prohibition cases which in recent years has meant tens of thousands of dollars to the city treasury. It is'a, mooted question-whether or not this source of revenue from state cases will be lost to Lancas- ter as such cases must be tried in the common pleas or probate courts from now on. and the Has New Physical Education Director MARIETTA. March of- Frank L. Hayes as professor of physical education and athletics at Mariet- ta college was announced today, by college authorities. Hayes, a graduate of Marietta, resigned a. similar post at Grinnell college, Grinnell, Iowa, to accept the new job. i bitter in his denouncement of his PXtreme was also alleged, accomplice. in evidence i when one walked thru Mexican j practiced at present evading the j la'.v, the love of law must "hj instill- ed. Citizenship must be apprized Local authorities interested in j qnartes of this city. Here most uu j wilh much emDhasis on the r'Shls the Mellett case are of the opinion that McDermott may tell his story within the next few days. Crippled Children Hear Talk on Nature believable conditions existed. The evidences of poverty and indolence and privileges of the ntizen. This can be don? bv were on every hand." Rural life of southern Oklahoma and Texas compares very unfavor- able to that of Ohio and especially Fail-field County, said Bemiller. In this section the one crop, cotton, of A dozen pupils of the city's crip fers the only resource of the rural pled children's school and their i people. The homes are little more parents were guests Monday night of the local Rotary club and heard share'formerly received by the an'interesting and charming .talk city may go to the county. City officials 'are uncertain on flu's point and -Stanley Duttpn. prose- cuting attorney of the county, is' now "Ippking solve question. on Nature by A, K. Harper, who writes the Fields and Woods page of the Columbus Dispatch. Mr. Harper's addres? was pleasing to up the law" t0 j ooth children and adults and a de- light to nature-lovers. Short Term For Murder than Rarns arc not needed, gardens are practically unknown. I ing election days, jury set ice and the duty of voting. American citi- zens are not held together by blood but by common ideals, attitudes and heart service. The present day youth who feels there is with much selfishness, hatre'l- ness and drstructiveness in pvi The call to the young people at pretent is to the great Live stock and poultry" are wanted.' i society. Many speakers at the conference emphasized the responsibility of the school in preparing the right kind of citizens for tomorrow. The question was raised many times what should be included in curricu- Major Buescher was chairman j la to provide development, of the MCARTHUR, Mar. Jas. Davis, a miner, convicted- of slay- ing Henry Jones, aged justice of i the peace near here, was sentenced j to IS years in Ohio penitentiary. ot the program and introduced Mrs. Earl Crook, who entertained with readings. Tom Kessler's or- chestra furnished music during the dinner at Elks Home. In the absence of the president Dr. Mondhank. Vice President. .1. J. Shaw presided. The Rev. Roberts was chairman of the program. The avenue, received notice last night from the state chemist that the i head of the collie dog that was 'killed in Lancaster Sunday and sent to him for examination show- ed a positive case of rabies. Thi? i dog- is known
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