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Ada Weekly News, The (Newspaper) - May 31, 1934, Ada, Oklahoma THE ADA WEEKLY NEWS VOLUME XXXIV ADA, OKLAHOMA, THURSDAY, MAY 31, 1934 NUMBER 9 TO REDO1 PACT Davis States Position of Admi- stration at Geneva Dis- armament Conference ARMS QUEST! RAISED United States Takes Stand Against Unrestricted Arms Traffic ElfCE HURTS CONFESSES HOME. Ga., May conscience that prodded Thomas F. Carden for 1C years lias caused him at last to confess killing a soldier lit Tort OKlethorpe. for which crime- Itert 1-ong Is fiery- Ing :i life HentencR. Federal Judge E. Marvin Un- derwood announced Carden had admitted killing Charles L. Earle on February-24. 1918. After tell- ing his story to the judge, Carden said "my conscience has hurt me. I cannot bear to think longer of Long serving time for a crime that he did not commit." Steps will bo taken to obtain a pardon for Long. GENEVA. May Tho United States offered tho world assistance In the reduction and control of armaments today and Soviet Russia advocated the com- plcto abolition of armaments In proposals made before the Inter- national disarmament conference. The American suggestions were made by Norman H. Davis, Uni- ted States The Russian proposal was made by Maxim Lllvlnoff. foreign com- missar for the Soviet Union. Lltvlnoff proposed that the con- ference be made a permanent body to safeguard the security of all nations and safeguard peace. He said that the conference now faced the problem of whether It would continue or collapse. He Raid he Uelleved that the present non-rcconclllatlon of divergent op- inion made it Impossible to find a solution of the problem of dis- armament and declared: "Armed peace Is only an ar Is a negation of the basic principle of the Kellogg an tl-war pact." Then lie suggested complete re nunctatlon of armaments. The Soviet officials painted the as seeking goals of national policies and as sometimes under- taking hostilities within the bord era of neighboring states. In suggestion that the confer- ences be made n "permanent con- ference of peace" he warned the that this machinery Is nec- essary because there are dangers of a bloody war "or rather a ser- ies of wars which Include all con- tinents and all humanity." Ho suggested: "This transformed organ should have as Its goal the prevention of war and consolidation of se- curity. It should reply Immedi- ately within the measures of Its President Roosevelt Lends in Paying Homage of Nation Today (Dr The Anoclalfd Prtii) On the once blood drenched battlefield of Gettysburg. I'resl dent Uoosevelt leads the nation's President States Future Plans May Be Changed As Occasion Demands HOUSE DEBATES SILVER Senate Speeds Cuban Treaty; World Court Approval Goes Over Again homage today to Its soldier dead. The president, arranging to leave his busy desk around mid- day for that Civil war meeting ground, will stand as tho democratic chief executive to speak at the cemetery which marks where the greatest thrust of the Confederacy met the stone wall of Meade's blue-clad ranks. Throughout the ing those states that commemo- rate their heroes on April 2fi WASHINGTON. May Instead of taking a holiday with the rest of the city, congress worked overtime today and at tho end had something to show for It In house progress of the silver.bill and senate committee approval for the new Cuban treaty. Senators who pass on foreign relations, however, put off until next session any decision on world court adherence. Before receiving the French transatlantic fliers and then de- parting fdr his Gettysburg speech. RETRIBUTION OVERTAKES ELUSIVE BANDIT PAIR Clyde Barrow went to his 'death grabbing for a sawed-off shotgun, but before he could bring his weapon into play effectively he went down with approximately 60 bullet wounds in his body. This oicturc shows him being taken from the death car. banks and public buildings were closed. In Washington, however, al- though the executive branch ob- served a holiday, both houses of congress rejected talk of recess In order to carry on Ihe drive for adjournment. Hundreds of ceremonies of tribute, parades and the placing of wreaths, w e r e arranged ['resident Roosevelt talked over war debts situation again secretary Hull. The effect 0f a new British suggestion as to first payment was under consideration. It was asserted at the White House that Mr. Itooscvelt, In touch with threats of steel and textile strikes, Teels encourage- ment from meditation attempts to date. He signed an order tending Indefinitely tho (code In revised form. m m w ENVJEELGODE Announces Plan For Govern- ment Supervision of Em- ployes' Elections ex- WASHINGTON, May steel'Approving Indefinite extension of ia revised steel code today, Presl- notlce In press He gave ference tlia very mobile, which was taken to mean that he Is ready to stay ln tlle mllls- It with congress until his pro- gram Is completed. I Referring to his long planne-1 sea voyage to Hawaii, he noted that no definite date has been fixed. He has to leave tow tho Roosevelt acted to stem fans are'tnrc-lt strikes In the Industry I liken' arranging for employo elect-r us In the steel mills. The president's executive der contained a statement, not a condition to his. approval of the code, that to provide free exercise of the collective burgaln- Ing rights of employes "I will as planned all along promRtiy to provide as! the end of may ,iemand, for throughout the nation. He emphasized that he wants Ule by cmpioyes In each The gleaming white marble' the newly proposed legislation for unit of representatives Hcpnlcher of the Unknown Sold-, carrying out a natolnal housing oj their own choosing for the ler In tho national capital mark-1 program. _ ______ t i purpose of collective bargaining _- _ 1 DIES OF TETW MONDAY (IVii Lon D. llraiiiloli, 410 East Tenth, died at n local lioxpltnl Mnndny evening at 7 o'clock at tho ago of 61. Tetanus resulting from an Infection In a mashed (Incur was given as the CQUBC of death. Funeral services will be hold Wednesday afternoon at 3 o'clock nt 'the chapol pf tire Crlswell Fun- eral Home burial In Memorial Turk. Mr. Brandon, for most of years residence In I'ontotoc county a farmer and lately a Hand and gravel contractor, wan widely known over the country. Ho came to Oklahoma from Tennes- see. He IB survived by his widow, Mrs. Ilerllne Brandon; three daughters. Mrs. Inn Hoasler. Mrs. Eva Tlner, Mrs. Loralnu Mavis, and' seven sons, Luther, Artliur, Oscar, Theodore, Cullln, L. D. Jr. and O. II. Hrundon. FLEETO FIVE WEEKS YEI II ed one focal point of these cere-i Sliver nelmte Mmlletl und other mutual aid and pro- monies. There the blue of the Llhilting the silver debate to tectlon, under the supervision .of Grand Army of the Republic, the-J Tour hours, the house met an an appropriate governmental gray of the Confederacy, and the j hour earlier than usual io expe- agency and In accordance wltn khaki of the World war wlll'ditc action. The bill contains the rules and regulations." mingle. j administration demanded provls-; The action struck directly .it u Ion for a fifty per cent tax on co, Living by the gun, Bonnie went'to a violent death by the same route with her hand-picked partner in murder and banditry. Like Clyde, she grabbed for a gun; like Clyde she went down.with half a hundred bullet wounds. Above she is being taken from the car in which she took her last ride. President Roosevelt, before forces to S. O. S. calls from men- i leaving the capital, received word] the profits on silver transactions strike threat, accd which should be help-1 from KtnK Leopold III of made since May 15, simultaneous that America's dead complaint behind thai cd materially, economically, nanclally, or otherwise." GENEVA. May 111 an H. Davis, American umuas- sador-at-large. told the of the world today that the Unttfii lying In that country were not forgot- The senate measure docs provide the levy, which Seer-Mary Simultaneously the president) had directed tho trade make commission n a joint study d I ten and that flowers would be JMorgenthaii said would return jfRA to placed on their graves. j to the Contrasting with the solemnity I nt the same time Induced by tribute to the dead, holders a reasonable profit. ___ Americans celebrated the] The measure declares the pol-.clal disadvantages to consumers le treasury and the operation of the basing' point i n> allow silver system of establishing prices to! whetbcr.lt resulted In artltl- iui t n of Services Last Sunday But Many Also Honor Soldier Dead Today tcrnatlonal agreement regulating sales of war materials. His declarations were made at; tho opening of tho International; disarmament oongrcsj, attended I by representatives of tho leading powers. His statement regarding naval reductions were anticlpntory FOR INCRE1SED RfiTE "The people OKLAHOMA CITY, May ot of the Btatu cotton tho great naval conference or organization today bused 19S5 which will seek to Hiipple- their hopes of future prosperity mcnt tho present iiav.il :.gree- their request to the agrlcul- ment bj which Great Britain, the turai administration United States and Ja.rn are for u maximum ginning rate- of urmcd at sea on a ratio. (45 cents a hundred, when the Ambassador Davis announced rates are set following public that the United States Is willing hearings in September. to work out by an International The request wan filed at a agreement n effective in for .meeting yesterday, deler- the regulation of tin- n-aiiufuc-' mined not to, protest the propos- turo and sales of arms! und am-Jed replacement by the AAA of munition. ithe Htate corporation commission Ainvrii-nii PiiMtliiii Sliileil las the ruling power over Alter quoting from President Oklahoma Industry. A Roosevelt's message In cr.ngresa state meeting of giiiuers had concerning the traffic in aruis.ivocntcd such a protest. declared- i Tllc !lclio" was "of the I'ulted' Harry V. Kahle. secretary of the at tin evils state association, "In the light of revi-iier! In Information we have had from of the traffic In of j The present ginning American government Is, ready to Join any fort suroressln? this ovll ar.d Is pared to negotiate in connection, with a disarmament treaty thiitj would deal drastically with this) problem." j The American i.rgc-.l the con-, ference to go b-icl; to the draft of u convention made June 8 which accepted all tlons. Including Germany, as basis for a future convention. He added his hope Unit Germany will hee Its way clear to re.sume' dis- armament negotiations with the other powers. The British draft allotted Ger- many an army of men. Answering t h e question, arc we Davis expressed the conviction that the problem of disarmament was sus- ceptlble .to a practical solution. Memorial Day dawned bright and clear In Ada today and the flags on downtown streets moved gently In tin; mild breeze- as they fourths sold. It was estimated sary the retention in modified displayed the colors ot the na- tlint the purchase of form of the multiple basing point lion which today Is honoring Us 000 ounces will be necessary to system adopted in Uie original soldier dead. code." j Memorial services were held Kffcrllvn Juno 11 here on Sunday In order that By the order, tho code will be- come effective Juno 11, the old code being extended to that dute to allow the Industry time to In- reach this basis. 'Republicans led by Represent- ative Trendwny of Massachusetts, ranking member of the ways anil means while not at- tacking tho merits of the pro- posal, claimed that too little con-.Htltutu changes made. .Mill Thn new code vastly extends i Ihe number of basing points and for the first time provides Tor an administration veto over acts of the code stipulation Included In all other codes. HAVANA. May (Jit new treaty with tho United States "whereby It will be pos- Islble to abrogate the I'latt more people might attend. A pro- gram wus held at Rosedale cem- etery, speakers paying tribute to 'Ihe men who fought, some of giving their lives in b'attle, 'others surviving to years of use- fill citizenship. Graves of voter- :ans In KoHednle and .Memorial i I'nrk were decorated. I However, a number ot graves 'were again decorated today as All provision for fixing mini-j imndi; placed flowers In mum prices or "cost memory of those who have pas- prices were knocked out. j Allowance for water, truck or number of offices were clos- other transportation rates observance ot by providing for dlf-'lm, County offices were and the local banks were for the day. Favors State System But With- out Putting State in Debt For It Candidates Doing Best to Arouse Interest, Collect Adherents Five weeks from today the lid goes off of the political turmoil that has been getting up more steam with the passing weeks, for on July :t will come the first pri- mary In which Oklahoma's army of state and county candidates (will be sadly depleted. I Before that date arrives, how- lever, must come the registration 'period, beginning June 13 and ending June 22. This will be of Importance In Ada because of addition of four precincts to the city's divisions, making necessary re-rcglstratlon [for the people In those new pre- cincts and also In some Other ar- eas shifted to divisions different to those they have been part of. Some of the candidates are In need of their "second breath" aft- er having started their campaign drives early this year. Others have held back their figuring that the last few weeks will be the deciding ones and that then Is the time to open up with all of their resources In the hunt for votes. The voters will have their day on July when they stamp the little cross marks beside candi- dates' names and by their decls- (Ions eliminate most of tho cam- paigners and cut down the field for the run-off primary. Forecasting of results Is still a favorable sport, and as usual the predictions vary widely, and none HOIIAUT. May A system of good roady fairly and justly distributed but i contract UK or Incurring any lt bonded Indebtedness was pledged d hero Monday night by Senator) _ Tom Auglln of Holdenvllle, dem- ocratlc candidate for governor. ".Sound economy demands that road construction he continued on u puy-aH-you-go policy, with proceeds of gasoline taxes and automobile license fees used for construction and Senator Angllu ,d OKLAHOMA CITY. May (.T> Governor Murray used bis pardoning power today to release "I favor good county and town- v Uosenbaum from tho ship roads. I am for good roads county Jail where he n the is In ferentlals Mn.leralJ.ralI rates. T'1'! Hi" I'rocess of preparation, Any steel mil wl I be allowed member ot the Cuban cabinet Immediately a ower rule Is a 20 cents per hundred. OKLAHOMA CITY, May jast Orel Busby. In a did- na_ j sentlng supreme court opinion, said today a recent majority rul- todiv bv n competitor. TI.IM came af- without giving ten days notice as the lives and previously required. But he still, property of two American dlplo-lmust give tnat notice on an mats bad created widespread ten- price postl g. and caused the government! Tl-e eight hour day was estab- .0 launch a drive on terrorism. The Platt amendmeiit, placed Ufe Industry n Cuba's constitution after the Spanish-American war, gives the United States the right to Inter- vene It she deems It necessary. It has long been attacked by ubuns. Homes of ambassador "U Is hu said, land from a farm couple? who had held It for 12 years, "will cast a cloud on thousands of titles In this state." The case was that won two weeks ago by Kenneth Lee and Mnxlne Bunen.' taking from Mr. and Mrs. C. W. Seal two-thirds of their Interest In n 5-acro tract southeast of here two producing oil wells on had been sold 12 years "thu considerable cord that has ago by the mother of the Bunes measure of s-c- actually maln of the reached wtlh respect to ill.: 'Banes family was that notice of ntcal aspect ot armaments und ,vai< nilnnrs by the kind of u dldarniiinent con- lnali than In person. Jus- ventlon that would be vtfecttve. jjusby said, however, he did "It Is the view of the Amerl- not believe "purchasers In good can government that a com pen- jaith for value should be divest satory advantage (In security) ca Of their property by reason of be In fact obtainable from a technical distinction in the a mutual reduction nud limlta-; manner Of xervlce which could lioa of aruiatueatH." uiade no distiuct (UUereuci unconditionally for the en- as a Hat maximum. Tho average 40 hour week of is many as six days was continu- ed. ____ Jj_ Jefferson Caffery, from Washington, and H. Freeman Matthews, first secretary of the embassy, are be- ing guarded by police as well as the chancellory. Freeman's chauffeur was threatened yesterday by four gunmen in the heart of town. Culfery'H residence was fired up- on Sunday and he revealed a similar occurrence had taken place three weeks ago. A search is underway for Dr. Antonio Glitterati, former secre- tary of war. and Fernandez Ve- lusco, former secretary ot labor. Authorities said bombs' and arms were found In Velusco s home along with documents Im- plicating them both. OKLAHOMA CITY. May Grocery orders will be given needy families throughout Okla- homa again beginning tomorrow. Carl Giles, state FKRA director, suld today. The orders were halted about two weeks ago to enable auditors lo catch up with their work. Accident Leads To Mixup GKAZ, Austria. May (.T) Aviation, railroading, and electric superpower all tangled at once today, but a man swam out of the mess and rescued everybody. That looks mixed up. It was. An airplane took off from the flying school Held near here. It crashed Into high tension wires, spilling the pilot and a student, uninjured. Into a lake. The pilot, a swimmer, saw his (Undent safely ashore. Then he saw that the high tension wires had fallen across railroad tracks. The .Vienna Express was due. He heard it thundering down the tracks In the distance, headed straight for the high voltage lines. Dripping water, the flier ran up the ties and flagged the ex- press Just before it touched thn wires. w Greater returns for the amount Invested NeWH Classified AdH. WASHINGTON, May Secretary Dern told the house military committee today that believed the army as at. present constituted could not perform Its necessary mission of national de tense. In his first appearance before tho committee. Dern endorsed n bill by Representative Thompson (D., Tex.) to require an Increase from to In the number of officers and enlisted men. Making clear that ho' did not speak for President Roosevelt, Dern puld ,tho army's military functions are; 1. To protect outlaying poss cs.Hlons. 2. To train civilians tor ser- vice In war time. To repeal Invaders until new forces could bo trained and put In the field. "1 don't believe the army an at present constituted could perform all those functions simultaneous- Dern testified. "I have become convinced that tho army aa at present constitut- ed Is below the minimum neces- sary to carry out its mission." "I have had n very pleasant winter, and T am much Improved. 1 am very grateful for the kind treatment of everybody nnd I hope to return early ia tlie to market, church and schools, for good mall roads, for the con- struction and maintenance of such roads through existing coun- ty agencies and authorities, with funds furnished by the Senator Anglln said. "A system of good roads Is an mportant element of a state's he continued. "Our .ilgliway system should keep pace with our resournes and energies and industrial development." Senator Anglln also advocated a future general tax adjustment reimbursing counties for funds expended In cost of construction of state highways whether ob- tained through direct or Indirect local taxation, special or by bond Issues, without burdening the lax payers ot counties having Issued no bonds. Senator Anglln will speak Wed- was confined for contempt of court ufte_r failure to pay alimony. Roseiilmiim, convicted by a jury, was placed In jail March 2-1. He contended ho was unable to pay a month, the alimony fix- ed by the -court. The governor's action recalled of a "military pardon" In releasing Col. Zuck Miller of the 101 ranch from jail nt Newklrk where, be had been placed for con- tempt of an alimony order. TU vimra OF CO. RAISED Sarnegle, Apache and nesday in Lawton. TAPPER "TRAPPED ItiMlriimeiitM Tell When Anyone Tuns in-lit Ijikes Pipeline May OT) When someone tapped the gaso- line pipeline of tho Great Lakes Pipeline Co. near Heliiml. deli- cate Instruments In the operating office here recorded the fact. Marsh Corgan, deputy sheriff, and Jim Ilracewoll. special offi- cer of the line, hurried out and arrested one man. Officers were confident, how- ever. that several others were Involved. Unable to traca thn others, tho man arrested waa re- leased with a warning, after be- ing told that there was chance to tan the pipeline with out being detected. H Is estima- ted barrels of gasoline wan lost before the hole was repaired. Muskogeo Is the southern end ot the pipeline, which runs north to St. Paul, Minn. OKLAHOMA -The Lone CITY. May Star Gas Co. to day received an (HOO.OOO increasi In Its 1934 tux assessment ova Its voluntary return from tlv state equalization board. The hoard, dismissing the com pnny's protest, voted to muk final a assessment. Gov. Murray's motion to dls miss the protest was sustalnet by the board after Vlce-chnlrmai D. Humphrey of tlie tax com mission had pointed out that tli new protest law requires the tax payer to be specific lit his com plaint. The action was take: before the company hud an portunlty to present testini'iio It having filed only a brief r.o tlco of protest. Attorneys then dismissed th complaint by tho Commiinlt Natural Gas Co., en uftlllutc concern, against BJ HcsHincnt, JKS.OOO tuoro than th voluntary return. Iloth companle are engaged In a inpromo court fight against a rule reduction ordered for 26 cltlnd by tho cor- poration commission. Greater returns tor the amount Invented Nown Classified Ada. Efforts Being Made to Head Fugitives in' North Part of State Change Can Frequently on Road; One Kidnap Victim Missing GUTHIUE. May (.11 Three heavily armed prisoners who escaped from tho Grayaou county jail at Sherman, Texas, Sunday after Blunging a jailer were making a wild ride 'for free- doom across Oklahoma today after kidnaping two 111611 In tills state. While speeding between Ard- loru and Turner Falls this morii- ig, the fugitives encountered :obert Jones, of Dallas, who was n route to Wynnewood, Okla., visit relatives. Jones had slop- ed to buy sutnu tire glue, and le fugitives abandoned their car nd took Jones', holding him as outage. At a point two miles north. of uthrie, In central Oklahoma. ones' new car heated up and tho igltlves stopped another motnr- st. taking his automobile, with body and bearing a preen rout license and a yellow rear cense. After shaking hands with ones, the fugitives warned him ot to mnku a report of the kld- iiplng and let him go his way. le reached a roadside tele- hone and notified Guthrlc offl- ers, who In turn notified Polled t Oklahoma City, Tulsa, Wlclit- u, Ponca City, Perry and other lolnts. Roads were blockaded through- lit central Oklahoma and In outliem Kansas. One of the outlaws exchanged lathes with Jones at the e Was kidnaped. The Identity the second Uld- ap victim was "not learned 1m- neUHUely.' Jones was not allowed o converse .with- this man. Headed Toward Ouiffe lIHIs Sheriff Mllo Beck, leading learchlng posse from Guthrle. clephoned that the fugitives' car. yellow Chrysler coupe, bearing 'only three was seen by woman filling station attcnd- int u few tulles east ot Yale. bout n. m. The car was headed northeast award tho Osage Hills, which lave long been a hiding place for'' rltnlnals. Ileck said the cur y officers. The second kidnap victim uniabty had either been released or plain by the outlaws. Jones left Guthrle 'or Wynnewood, his original dcs- Inatlon. after reporting to offi- cers that tho fugitives ipniily iibout having- "sliiKged a guard" In their escape from tho Sherman jail. Steal Car SHEIIMAN, Tex.. May Texas and Oklahoma officers 'to-' lay searched for threo prlBonpra; who Hand-bagged tho Gruysou. county Jailer, crawled the attic and fled after taking plckntcker's automobllu at. point of the Jailer's pistol. W. V. Gralinm, Jailer, was ged over thu head by George 13. Droddy. 19, of I'lnevlllo. Ma., as he walked Into the cell block. The youth grabbed the Jailer's pistol and with 'odrlan Petty, >fi, of Kllgore, and Itoy Bolts, 21.. of Sherman, escaped after climb- ing through an attic window. The trio held up Mr. and Mrs. It. B. Camp In a nearby park anil took their auto and a picnic- lunch. Calvin Henry Smith of RoTf. Okla.. given eight years for pnrt In the, Whlteshoro bank rob- bery refused to leave, us did It other prisoners.- JUDGE VI. C. E1MIII5 .MEETSJP FBIE1 W. C. Edwards. U. S. commis- sioner, spent Sunday In Oklahoma City as the guest ot Hon. F. E. St.- John, prominent lawyer and poli- tician ot Cullman. Ala. These two gentlemen worn raised In tho same read Inw under the same lawyty .and. were associated together In other waj-s during their youth, but had not met In more than years aud neither knew until recently, whether the other was Htlll llvnlg. Mr. St. John Is engaged In Cargo murder trial at Oklahoma. City this week. Thu friendship between Judge Edwards and Mr. St. John began In their early boyhood when their fathers served In the state legislature together.
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