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New Castle News (Newspaper) - July 17, 1933, New Castle, Pennsylvania NEWS PHONES 4000 Nrni.i ttt'tns To The .VC.T.I call
land before taking further rest. Post at a large meal the air- port here before continuing his flight. He carried only two thermos flasks of water and several sand- wiches with him. (International News Service) ALTON, 111., July of justice agents and police today narrowed their search for the kid- napers' hideout where August Luer, 77, Alton banker, was held captive five days in a small brick dungeon until ransom negotiations were com- pleted. The aged banker told authorities the lair was within three hours ride by automobile from his home here. Released yesterday, Luer, after a long rest, revealed that he was kept prisoner in the underground dun- geon which was too small to allow him bo stand erect. He used a sack stuffed with grass for a pillow and slept on bare bricks. Report Ransom Paid. Although suffering from a chronic heart ailment and a delicate condi- tion .whi.ch required a strict diet, Luer's abductors fed their captive ham sandwiches, canteloupes and oranges during the five days. Members of the banker's family denied emphatically that any ran- som was paid, but reports persisted that in small bills had been given the abductors to effect Luer's release, victim's pushed the ransom money over a Roosevelt Incorporates Re- peal In Recovery Pro- gram, He Tells People By WILLIAM K. HUTCHINSO'N International Kew> Service StatTf Correspondent LONDON, July of the verdict in Alabama, Arkansas and Tennessee, President Roosevelt today awaited the response of the Democratic south this week to his appeal for prompt repeal of the 18th amendment. Vote Tomorrow. Alabama and Arkansas vote morrow on ratification of the new i 21st amendment, which would strike j national prohibition from the led-1 eral constitution. Tennessee Pay Increase Is Given Workers Fifteen Per Cent Pay Raise For Men In Steel Industry NEW WAGE RATE EFFECTIVE TODAY Thursday. The president has. incorporated prohibition repeal in his economic recovery program. He would use the revenue from federal taxes on dis- tilled alcoholic beverages to finance j By LEO V. International JTews Staff Correspondent PITTSBURGH. July Of votes i rowboned products of blast furnace, open hearth and the national construction He has the power to revoke the cial levied by his "honey- moon" congress to finance the re- covery program, as soon as prohibi- tion is repealed. Administration leaders have taken charge of the repeal drive for the purpose of carrying out the Demo- cratic platform pledge. They have been tremendously active in the south in the last few weeks, urging local Democratic leaders to stand by party platform. The president himself pointed the way with his na- tional appeal for ratification of the repeal amendment. Two Gunmen In Chicago Killed By Cafe Owner Attempted Robbery At Beer Cafe Fatally For Two Bandits gripped bulging strolled 'round and past that elu- sive corner today as roaring fur- nace.s and smoking stacks wel- back to the steel f There were grins and cheers, back-slappings and lilting melodies as these, huskies returned to the they went back todsy at a considerably higher wage than they received when they knocked off last week. 15 Per Cent Increases Pay increases, effective at once, On Two) Arthur Mometer It was reported that the youngest son, Carl Luer, cemetery wall some 20 miles Alton. from (Interim! lonnl Xcw." Srrvii'c) CHICAGO, July gunmen were shot nnd killed early today when they attempted to hold up the Tcvcrn Pule, a beer cafe, which had been robbed twice before in the last week Warned thnt a third raid to be made on the resort, Peter clona, one of the proprietors, opened fire from behind a partition with n You may have your golf and ten- nis, or your polo or your cards, you may play on clay or grass courts or in somebody's back yards, you may play with gctci equipment on i diamonded studded course, but tht game games is played with that once were on c. horse. Doesn't coat n dime inr hwfcshocs. little more to get peps, all you ncea is space to put. them and some sturdy arms nuri Irgs. you can p.'a.v for weeks for twilling, without east lor or clubs jou can play smnll calibre rifle when the bandits] ringer cj-pcrts cr jnf.'i ordinary entered with Runs drawn. One of the robbers was killed in- stantly and the other died while try- ing to escape. Neither wns Identi- fied. I But the barnticri valt is toppers to: the aparts thai tolks can piny, m- tcrcstirta, inf.ipctuive, ninety one today.
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