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   Chester Times (Newspaper) - April 14, 1933, Chester, Pennsylvania                              DAILY AVERAGE NET PAID CIRCULATION FOR TWELVE 1IONTZS ENDING DECEiMBER 31 1932 FIHAL EDITION With All Latest and Best News of the Day 57TH 17567 Daily Leaded Wire Reports oi United PressI UP and International News Service INS CHESTER PA FRIDAY APRIL 14 1933 TWENTY PAGES PRICE TWO CENTS 32 ON FREIGHTER BATTLE FOR LIFE IN COAST STORM How They Wage Fight Against Death Described From Plane PRESIDENT ROOSEVELTS FLYING YACHT Malangv Helpless Twelve Miles North of Province town Mass By BILL CLEVELAND I N S Aviator Reporter NEW BEDFORD Mass April the murky fog enveloping the Atlantic Seaboard I saw 32 brave men waging a desperate battle with j death today Huddled forward they clung tena ciously to the rail of the crippled Freighter Malang as it lurched and pitched in the angry sea while rain and sleet beat down relentlessly Flying at less than 100 was the crew appeared to us just a dark blot in the engulfing mist through which the morning light could scarcely penetrate Only the dim outlines of the Malangs hulk helpless 12 miles north of Provincetown because of a broken tail shaft was discernible as the storm lashed forth with Unabated fury Stabbing through the fog faintly were the bobbing lights of the Coast Guard Cutter Osipee which during the night had shot lifelines across the disabled freighter only to have RAPS SOCIALIZED IN PROFESSIONS First Presidential plane in history this trim Douglas amphibian bearing ths Chief Executives golden seal waits at Anacostia Naval Air Statioh Washington to carry President Roosevelt wherever he may want to go in a hurry The plane newly finished carries seven persons including two pilots and a radio operator them snapped by the elements The skipper of the mercy ship radioed that further attempts to take off the crew will be made as soon as the storm breaks In the meanwhile seafarers are wondering how much longer the Malang can withstand the battering All agree that the men aboard must be nearing the end of their strength The plight of the freighter is but one chapter in the havoc wrought by a wild April storm which raged across the sea and New England causing eight deaths and heavy property dam age CTAfif Holdings of Local Plant RAIN AND COLDER WEATHER TOMORROW Cloudy skies are predicted today and rain and colder weather tomor row in Eastern Pennsylvania New Jersey Delaware and Maryland vT Y ITT n The highest temperaturehere yes Nearly Doubled in 1 CW terday was 64 at 4 p m and the lowest was 39 at 4 a m The aver Physicians Pharmacists and Dentists Hold Ses sion in This City Prominent Representatives of Organizations Ofter Salient Facts PRESIDING JUDGE IN MOSCOW TRIAL YOUNG WOMAN HURT FATALLY Weeks A snowfall up to five inches was re ported in some localities and withit came a devastating gale The yawl Simea caught in the icy grip of the blizzard went aground four mileswest of Mattituck Point After a Democratic President had been elected last November the price of brewery stock nearly doubled the Court at Media was informed yes terday when Judges Pronefield Broomall and MacDade heard argu ments on an alleged option for por tion of stock holdings of the Chester Brewery at Second and Palmer streets Attorney R Cohn of Philadelphia representing interests that sought the purchase of threefifths of the stock of the Penn Beverage Company pres ent owners of the brewery declared that the stock was held at On November 4 last four days before election the price was set at The prospective purchasers in a letter written November 9 Accepted the offer but heard nothing from the owners of the stock Hence a suit in equity was brought to compel the sale of the stock at the original fi gure Attorney Kingsley Montgomery representing the brewery stockhold ers argued that the original offer was not a real option simply an offer of the stock for The letter in reply offered 10 per cent age of 52 was one degree above nor mal for the date and fourteen degrees above the average April 13 last yar Maximum temperature for the date is 81 established in 1890 and minimum 8t in 1874 Sunrise today was at 524 a m and unset will be at 638 p m Eastern Standard time PINCHOT SIGNS 18 BILLS VETOES 1 AlcClure Measure on Dam Continued on Page Two VACANCY IS FILLED A vacancy in the Gleiiolden Bor ough Council caused by the recent resignation of Richard Viduers was filled by the election of David Mor row wtio will serve until the expira tion of the present term Morrow who received the oath of office from Burgess H V Strickland was im mediately appointed chairman of the health committee that will operate during Cleanup Week the first week in May An ordinance was introduced and passed on first reading prohibiting the connecting of rainspouts and surface water drains to the borough sewer system The report on Parker avenue project stated the that work on that highway had been held up by the recent heavy rains but would begin as soon as weather per mitted The meeting was presided by Charles Hepford PAY BACK SALARIES CHICAGO April ward J Kelly today picked up the work of the martyred Anton J Cer mak and attacked with Irish vigor the tremendous responsibilities con fronting him as worlds fair mayor His first official act was to calm a turbulent situation arising out of millions in back salaries due Chicago school teachers Immediately after his simple inauguration he pre sented for signature a proxy of tax warrants making possible a salary payment of to teachers next Monday HORSES WITHDRAWN FROM RACES TODAY fBy United Press cash and balance in 60 days which counsel said was not accord ing to the original offer Judge Fronefield said it was a ques tion whether the November 4 letter constitued an option or whether it was simply an expression of a will ingness to sell Counsel filed briefs and a decision will be made later LOCAL POSTOFFICE INCLUDED IN LIST The proposed new postoffice for this city is included in the 55900000 Federal building program in Pennsyl vania it was learned today from Washington Treasury Department officials said today they were waiting for the Ad ministration to give them the go ahead signal No contracts have been awarded since March 4 Before resuming the regular program the department is awaiting confirmation of L W Roberts Jr as Assistant Secretary in charge of public build ings Dispatches say the Chester project is in the specification stage FIND CORPSE OF INFANT The corpse of a prematurelyborn infant wrapped in newspapers found this morning by a group o boys who were walking m the vicinity of Fourteenth street and Highland avenue Police had the body sen to the morgue of Deputy Coroner George White at Third and Norris streets GOOD FRIDAY OlMVANCE Impressive Services Are Held in Churches of AI Denominations AT LEXINGTON Lutz JVIaechute Valdosta Greenwald Tricycle Different Epidemic Decnic Transact Harry Boy King Faro Monty M Just High Hey Pat Bill Orphan Octavia Miffosh Step Pretty Patsyette New Baby Top Reynolds Transfix Trotwood Memphis Lass Ed Reese Pretty Penny Arrow like Scarlet Brijrade Fronk Drastic Water Sedgie Daisy Could Not Times Daisies Wont Tell was the name of a popular song some years back and Daisy is the name of a pet fox terrier owned by Mrs M Weir of 1307 East Thirteenth street Eddystone The other day when became lost she could not tell her or passersby naturally so Mrs Weir recoursed to the best medium possible to get Daisy back to her comfortable home She inserted an advertisement in the Chester Times and here is what she says I want everyone to know I am a firm believer in the Chester Times classified advertisements was returned to me on the second day of the appearance of the advertisement We were very glad to get her back and I am also very glad to tell all my friends that the advertisement was respon sible With banks municipal building and not a few stores closed todav Christians numbers attended religious services in observance o Good Friday the anniversary of th Crucifixion of the Redeemer Throughout the civilized world church members commemorated the death of Christ at solemn services marking the closing of the peniten tial season of Lent All Catholic Protestant Episcopal Walked Against Side Automobile on Pike at Sharon Hill Any form of socialized medicine dentistry or pharmacy was severely criticised last evening by Dr Seih j A Brumm chairman of the Econom ics Committee of the Philadelphia County Medical Society speaking before an audience of nearly three hundred dentists physicians and pharmacists laymen and members of the Delaware County Medical Soci ety Auxiliary at a combined meeting of the three professions held in the Y W C A building Seventh and Ol j Sproul streets pi A I The peculiar nature of this nation as compared with other countries of the world was given by the Philadel phia physician as one of the reasons COMPROMISE IS ASSURED ON BEER BILL INASSEMBLY Control Setup Seen With County Treasurers as Licensing Power Appropriations Bill Nearly Ready Teachers Pay Cut Dispute ROPER TACTICS MAY HAVE SAVED AKRON IS BELIEF Definite Opinion Developed in Four Days of Inquiry at Lakehurst age Agreements Governors 0 K Gets HARRISBURG April The signing of 18 bills and the veto of one was announced by the Gov ernors office today Governor Pinchot vetoed the Dwyer Catherine McCann 16 of 444 Clif ton avenue Sharon Hill was struck by an aucomobile driven by Raymond Lee 28 of 719 Corinthian avenue Philadelphia at about 730 oclock last evening and succumbed to her injuries shortly after 11 oclock in the Taylor Hospital Ridley Park Lee was driving on the pike towards Philadelphia at a moderate rate of speed it was said and was near the curbline when he heard a thud seemingly emanating from the right side rear of his car He immediately applied the brakes and getting out of the vehicle walked to the rear and found the unconscious form of the girl lying in the roadway Lee assisted Officer Truax of the Sharon Hill police and Edward Sip ler of Coatcs street Sharon Hill to place the girl in an automobile that conveyed her to the hospital There internes found her to be suffering from a fractured skull Respiration for his disagreement with the advo cates of social medicine and kindred professions A brief description was given of the present stages of the system in Ger many and England where the young doctors must take care of hundreds of patients for a small stipend from the Government and often never rise from their positions ac the bottom of the professional ladder because of the tandicaps imposed The carelessness created by the necessity of handling o many charity patients was also iven as an attendant evil of the ystem and the tendency of the phy iclans in their haste to send patients o overcrowded clinics and hospitals vas brought to the attention of the audience a young English physician responsible for the health of three thousand souls what would bill which would have authorized the I hacd cefsed applied artificial respiration until about 11 o clock State to spend siOOO for historical when the patient expired works to be distributed to college and public libraries and historical socie ies The condition of the States does not warrant this ex penditure the veto message stated Approval was given to the Shapiro bill permitting banks and trust com panies to issue and sell preferred stock In effect the bill permits the institutions to obtain additional cap ital by selling the stock to the Re construction Finance Corporation TheScott bill authorizing bank holi days during state and national finan cial crises also was signed A series of six Scott bills appro priating money to the State Em ployes Retirement System were of While the hospital attendants were endeavoring to aid the injured girl Lee was being given a hearing by Magistrate J H Maloy of Sharon Continued on Eighteen YOUTHS CONFESS ATTEMPT TO ROB Continued on Page Two BURNINGS QUIZZED MORRISVILLE Pa April state police held John Jankowski 48 for ques tioning today in connection with the burning of 55 Bucks county barns since June 1932 Police said he admitted sleeping in 12 of the burned barns at or near the time they were destroyed He described how he had prepared each barn state police said so some would burn slowly and others would take longer for the flames to de stroy them Jankowski who was arrested but released after questioning several months ago was arrested again by Fire Marshal William L Stackhouse of Bucks county and State Trooper Dando of the Morrisville barracks MITCHELL AGAIN Questioned by detectives here yes terday three youths arrested on suspicion ot highway robbery eventually confessed to two jobs They were slated as James Johnson of Baker street James Cable 19 of Ellsworth street and Hugo McDonald j of and Edwards street They were arrested Wednesday night Johnson being caught after he and McDonald attempted to steal a pocketbook from Mrs Mary Lawrak 2519 West Fourth street McDonald and Cable with three others were later taken into custody as suspects Police say McDonald confessed to his part in the attack on Mrs Lawrak and both later admitted to stealing the pocketbook from a Miss Starks of Broomall street last Saturday night and implicated Cable All the youths have criminal records detectives aver NEW YORK April Charles A Mitchell former chair man of the National City Bank pleaded not guilty in Federal Court today to an indictment charging him with attempted evasion of an income tax of for the year 1930 Mitchell previously had been in dicted for alleged evasion of payments for the year 1929 and Judge Prank J Coleman set April 24 as the trial date The bail demanded on the first indictment was not increased BEING CONSIDERED A Delaware county man is consid ered as having a good chance of being appointed United States Min ister to Austria advices from Wash ington indicate The probable envoy Is George H Earle 3d socially prominent sports man of Grays lane Haverford He is a member of the Merion Cricket Club the Philadelphia Country Club and was graduated from Harvard in 1913 He was captain of the Bryn Mawr Polo Club in 1925 Mr Earle played an active part in the Roose velt campaign and his name ap peared among the contributors to the Democratic National Committee campaign fund FDRTOASKFULL devotions throughout the day will hold others this evening The threehour agony devotions at St Michaels church were largely at tended Scores of men of this city ELECTED D ELEGA TE William Craemer treasurer of the Sun Shipbuilding and Drydock Com pany who is a director of the Penn sylvania State Chamber of Com merce has been elected a delegate to represent the state body at the annual meeting of the United States Chamber of Commerce which will Continued on Two 2 to 5 at Washington D CT May CleanUp by State Departments The State Departments of Health Welfare Forests and Waters and the Bureau of Fire Protection State Police have designated the week be ginning Monday April 17 as CleanUp Week The annual custom has always re sulted in developing a statewide in terest in sanitation and the removal of nuisances and fire hazards Cities boroughs small communities and individuals throughout the Com monwealth are again being urged to cooperate with the departments in the observance of these activities Each community may exercise its own judgment regarding a program The following however is suggested as a general guide for the observance 17 Highway Day sidewalks and streets should be cleaned gutters cleared opened and sawcrs flushed ditches roadsides and from around cabins Wants Congress To Give It in Con nection With Talks With Powers WASHINGTON April President Roosevelt wants to be armed with real authority when he Ulrieh presiding jmlire u the trinl of the six British subjects charged with espionage in Moscow Russia Is shown here in a new photo DENIES BRIBE AT MOSCOW TRIAL Thornton Britisher Says 3000 Roubles He Gave Was Loan to Russian be the outcome of the occurrence of thc OCTOBER HALL Moscow April 14 evidence of bribery was presented todny against William H Thornton one of six Englishmen charged with high crimes against ome sort of serious epidemic in the and Dr Brumm asked In aiming at the various weak points found in the need for such a ystem in this country the speaker pointed out that a study rmdrevealed hat it was possible that in a single year there could be only five per cent Continued on Pajrc Eighteen WANTS PRESIDENT TO FIX POSTAGE RATES WASHINGTON April 14 Post master General Farley today recom mended immediate enactment of leg islation empowering President Roose relt to lower or increase postage rates as increasing business or the de mands of the postal service may make necessary Farley said restoration the 2cent rate oh all local firstclass instead of the present 3ccnt would be thc first step recommended to the President if the legislation were enacted If the reduction results in increased revenue to the department Parley said the President will then have ample ground upon which to direct the restoration of the 2cent postage rate for all firstclass mail ANOTHER CRUISE WASHINGTON April President Roosevelt expects to take another cruise along the New England Coast this summer similar to that which he made after the Chicago con vention Accompanied by his sons the Presi dent expects to board the Amberjack II a 45fcot boat at Marblchead Mass late in June and spend at least a week cruising along the coast acting as skipper himself KEATON IN DAMAGE SUIT who maintained through long hours of gruelling yesterday that he wns innocent of any crime and that his confession had been extracted under moral pressure Thornton gave me a bribe of 3000 roXiblos in his office July 12 1932 Alcxei Dolgov manager of thc inspection department of the Soviet Electrical Import Trust declared in n resonant emphatic voice He was called as thc first wltticss when the third day of the trial opened in the of the Czars wns the Nobles Club A thinlipped middle aged en gineer Dplgov wns a nervous but willing witness He recited his ans wers in the parroting voice of a good pupil Thornton opened a drawer of his desk exposing 3000 roubles he de clared Blood rushed to my eyes 1 decided to take the money but the same day I informed authorl HARRISBURG Pa April UP days of the 1933 legislative session found a general spirit of compromise aiding adjustment of dif ferences over which rival lawmakers find Republican factions had battled for 15 weeks The compromise spirit was nowhere more apparent than in the plans for n new beer control setup pro viding that county treasurers be the licensing authority When Governor Pinchot Rave in on demand thnt his Department of Revenue issue licenses for 32 beer ic opened the wny for a quick ad lust men t of the dispute which left he state without any moans of ontrolUng the beer traffic or of rorUinR from it on April 7 The new deal on the beer Icgis ation came at a time when the dls mUs on ways and means werebe dning to realize Pennsylvania osing thousands of dollars daily in crmitting thc business to be unrcg ilatecl and untnxed Now obstacles may arise before next Monday night but most ex pectations were that new legislntlox or amendment of the present Sowers Conner bill which is now in a com promise committee report laid on the House table would appear then General agreement existed on i ax of a barrel to be collected bythe state rmd used for uncinploy mcnt relief It was estimated 100 can be raisedbiennially from this The use of the beor revenue niaj aid the Governor and Republican state organization leaders to corn closer on means of financing rcllcl which remains the major problcn unsolved While both sides agree should be raised to match bond issue and anticipated Federal loans the steps to be taker to provideabout of th states direct appropriation need to b determined Conferences looking to ward this agreement will be resumed Monday Over the weekend the appropria tions experts hoped to have the gen Dolgov was the first witness not under charges to face the battery of microphones surrounding the witness chair His testimony was significant Prisoners had testified that they had Continued on Page Eighteen INVESTIGATE FLOOD DAMAGE IN TINICUM LOS ANGELES April Buster Keaton film comedian today struck a suit for damages filed against him and his bride the former Mae Scrivens who was his nurse by Mrs Edith Botchford of San Francisco Mrs Botchford alleged that Keaton and his wife then Miss Scrivens borrowed the automobile and damaged Jc Four National Guard officers were appointed yesterday by the Adjutant Generals Department in Harrisburg to investigate breaks In the dike which borders Darby Creek along the rifle range property in Esslngton through which waters causing thou sands of dollars damage in Southwcs Philadclphfa and Delaware county have found secape A report on this investigation bj Monday has been promised according to David B Triester president of thr Greater Eastwick Improvement Asso ciation Meantime federal govern rnent inspectors are examining dike along the Delaware River from Hog Island to this city The area bounded by the Delaware River Darby Creek and Ninetyfourth street Philadelphia was under water ranging from six inches to three feet ir depth yesterday and 200 additional homes between Eightieth and Eighty third streets and Buisfc avenue and Avenue A Philadelphia were reported flooded last night Uncertain Where Blame Will Be Placed Probe Pushed on 4 Lines LAKEHURST N April clays of testimony in the Akron nquiry have developed definite opin ons that the disaster might have been avoided by different navigation ftctios in Us last hour or two of night Fom the thousands of words spoken by witnesses who appeared before the naval court of inquiry here there emerged todayas the first phase of he investigation was concluded a picture of what must have happened m that tragic battle for existence over the Atlantic waves off Barne gat N J There appeared to be little doubt that Akron beaten lower and lower by a terrific electrical storm and failing to take advantage of the four courses of escape now held to have been open to her was destroyed when a final desperate effort to gain altitude forced her tail into the water Whether blame will be attached to her captain Commander Frank C McCord remains uncertain He has been defended stoutly by the only surviving officer Lieutennat Com mander Herbert V Wiley But the testimony of others indicated that had McCord made than the ones he other decisions did the Akron might have come safely out of the storm The investigation this week has de veloped along four main lines 1 The stories of the survivors giv ing a picture of the last hours ol the Akron 2 Testimony to determine whether structural weakness may have been responsible for the crash 3 To ascertain whether it was in advisable to begin the flight in the Continued on Page Eighteen Continued on Tfnpc Eighteen TO OPERATE ON CHILD NEW YORK April father of twoyearold Helen Vasko who has stubbornly resisted every order and plea of the courts physi cians and a priest that he allow his childs left eye to be removed as the only chance of saving her life sud denly announced that he had capi tulated today He said that he had received a tele gram today from a big New York doctor offering to examine Helen and do the operation without charge if one were found necessary and that he the father would allow it The opinion was expressed how ever that the announcement may be Intended as a ruse to remove Helen from her alley home in HastlngsOn IIudson and from the Jurisdiction of the courts BARBARA THKTIUCII The will of Mrs Barbara Dietrich late of 229 Leon avenue Norwood probated jit Media leaves her estate to hcr children Mrs Dietrich who was mary 23 a widow died on Feb REUEFMONEY State and Federal Cash Brings Prompt Alloca tions to Meet Needs HARRISBURG Pa April immediate unem ployment relief situation presented a Roosevelts Plan to Save Those Threatened DRUNKS TO BE PUT Foreclosure Made Clear TO WORK IN FUTURE WASHINGTON April President Roosevelts plan to aid the Common drunks arrested here threatened with the future will be given the oppor tunity of paying their fine by scrub bing paintwork floors and cells at police station Chief of Police John Vance and Su perintendent of Police James H Deavenport this morning decided that inebriates have been getting off too lightly when arraigned for hearings Most of those arrested for intoxica sits down next week to talk worldj pleasant picture today one in which wide tariff reduction with Premier county relief fund treasuries found i Ramsay MacDonald and the repre sentatives of ten other powers that will follow MacDonald to Washing ton their on hand sufficient to meet Thus procedure is taboo Jn thc the needs of the 2000000 needy de pendent upon them Two swift strokes changed the To that nd Mr Roosevelt plans I panorama of the relief picture and to ask Congress to confer upon him the greatest tariffmaking powers ever asked by any White House in cumbent The draft of a bill to carry out its ideas is in its final stages and probably will be sent to Congress within a week A stiff fight is expected against it blotted out the scenes of hungry job less empty relief treasuries and ris ing rebellion which state and county officials had painted The first telling blow was that struck by the state legislature which in a single day made available led by the Republican remnants that Immediate The second came within 24 hours from Washington where it was an nounced the Recomtruction Finance and homes in the forest either by produced the present HawleySmoot carrying them into the woods where jBi11 but th overwhelming Demo if scattered they will decay or by cratlc majorities in both Houses are burning Debris should be burned in t expected to overcome this opposition or near the forest on damp days MrRoosevelt wants specific author only The brush piles should be kept small Never burn on a dry windy day and beware of a still day in spring for breezes spring up quickly and may carry sparks for great dis ity not only to negotiate reciprocal tariff agreements with other powers but authority to enter into a multi lateral treaty providing for horizontal tariff reductions if one can be worked out at the forthcoming World Eco Tuesday April 13 Forestry Day sis ting of old books papers clothes briars brush and dead j grass should be cleaned away from i Wednesday April 19 Flv and 1nomic Conference The foundation Mosquito cesspools should be cleaned and limed Outhouses should be made flyproof and stable yards pig pens and chicken coops cleaned Water holes should be filled spouting mended and garbage cans thoroughly cleaned and scoured Thursday April 20 Junk The accumulation of junk and trash particularly in attics and cellars con in the Washington conversations be ginning next week He also wants authority to change tariff rates up to 50 per cent by cxec CojilJnued on Page Two had granted an additional for and May State emergency relief board offi cials lost little time in alloting to the counties that needed additional funds sum sufficient to complete their cleaner and more sanitary police sta tion looms as the result of the de cision of the officials mortgage foreclosure provides a rela tively simple process whereby govern ment refinancing could be procured on easy tcrrns The individual with a home valued at or less unable to meet a mortgage payment would apply to a JAPANESE STEAMER LOADS SCRAP METAL The San Francisco Maru a Japa nese freighter is loading 500 tons of scrap metal at the Sun shipyard nnd expects to clear port the early aart of next week This makes the third Japanese vessel to leave here loaded with acrap iron and steel The1 local yard has a subcontract to scrap several former government owned ships and as soon as the metal is ready it is being shipped to Japan Neither the crew of the ves sel in port now nor officials of the Sun shipyard profess to know for what purpose it is being xiscd They de nied it is being converted into mu nitions to be used against the Chi nese FINED FOR ANNOYING PATRON OF THEATRE An alleged annoyer of women ar rested yesterday afternoon in a local theatre was fined and costs on a disorderly conduct charge by Magis trate Honan in police court today The defendant was slated as Ar mand Balcndond 29 of Newark N J HLs suspicious actions attracted the attention of the theatre manager who after seeing the man annoy a young woman summoned police Balcndod admitted his guilt and wil lingly paid the charge AUTO WIRES BURN Apparatus and crews of district fira compaiiies extinguished an incipient blaze that destroyed ignition wires of an automobile at Ninth street and Highland avenue yesterday noon The alarm transmitted from Box 236 at Ninth street and Highland avenue Damage to the vehicle was slight nes of Times The new police superintendent saya police must stay ouc of movies during their time on duty Probably real izing that its not police stars tha fans pay admission to see Police Magistrate Honan admits hes not an aviator but during the past few mornings hes been up in the air quite a bit Jim Deavenport has cleaned up so many cases in the last week that some arc still 000000 Federal Home Owners Loan Corporation This corporation would examine the facts in the case and then approach the holder of the obli gation in default It would offer the holder a bond not exceeding 80 per cent of the value of he docs it Continued on Pajjc Two Support of Congress for FBR Relief Plans Waning Two days from now most of us will see the new Easter hats And most women hope their friends see theirs Barnum and Baileys circus arrived In New York the same day as the other circus George Bernard Shaw Some beer dispensers are usingr water spigots to draw their tapped beer And their beer has just as much head and kick as water would be forthcoming for May The state board allocated to finish relief work in April bring ing the entire allocation for the month to These sums were advanced from state and Federal grants of in which the two awards played the leading U S TREASURY BALANCE roles The Legislature had made S2r 000 000 available weeks ago and there WASHINGTON April i had been a similar balance In Federal Treasury balance as of April 12 loan funds 09403419 expenditures 5568582345 Delaware county was given Continucd on LastPagre customs receipts 08703 WASHINGTON April administration farm relief bill The After pushing five major bills through amendment was adopted 47 to 41 Congress in as many weeks President over the vigorous protests of the Pres i iidcnts Senate spokesmen It was his Roosevelt today faced growing Con flrst major defeat in thc Senate The Presidents recommendations for a national blue sky law mean while were being rewritten by the Sen ate banking and currency committee It probably will meet the Presidents approval when reported but there will be material changes in his recom mendations There was open revolt against the President and his cabinet advisers on the bill proposing a permanent re organization of the Federal banking system The Senate banking and currency committee was determined to recommend a Federal insurance fund to guarantee deposits in Fed eral Reserve member banks regard less of the administration The com mittee in the end may force the President to approve its plan gressional opposition to cursory as sent to his relief proposals The Congress stamped its O K on the emergency banking bill the national economy act the legalization of beer and wine the state banking relief act and the reforestation bill almost without debate All efforts to materially modify these measures were defeated and the Presidents wishes carried out A different situation has developed against hfs farm relief national blue sky railroad reorganization perman ent banking reorganization public works and inflation proposals This was demonstrated when the Senate attached the Simpson plan on guaranteeing farmers the price of production as an amendment to the VJ The President threw in the first ball at the AsWashington game Then the Senators threw the hooks into the As The Weather WASHINGTON April Forecast for tonight and Saturday Eastern air a n di somewhat warmer tonight Saturday cloudy followed by rain in afternoon or at night Western with rain beginninglate tonight or Satur day in extreme west portion and in cast and central portions Saturday tonigrht except alongLako Erie cooler Saturday afternoon New cloudy tonight and Saturday little change in tem perature TODAYS TEMPERATURES 6 a m46 n a m l50 7 a m46 Noon 50 8 a m48 1 p m 52 9 a m47 2 p m 52 10 a m 43   

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