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Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune (Newspaper) - August 8, 1931, Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin i A. P. LEASED WIRE i I This paper In served by leased wire with the news report of the Associated I Daily CON S U T I V E E W S P E 12 PAGES TODAY Circulation Over paid copies daily covering the heart of dairy center of the Eighteenth 5545. Wisconsin August 8, 1931. Single Copy Five Cents HOOVER PROMISES AID FOR Christen the World's Largest Airship OF LAND HEADS THE OFFICIAL PARTY MOB OF GATHERS FOR SPECTACULAR WEATHER CLEAR FOR GALA Moffett Urges Construction Of Second Huge Air Supremacy at Stake 0., Aug. The massive silvered hull of the world's greatest airship glimmered softly in the half light of pelin dock in readiness for its A crowd of about which started gathering since early this awaited the arrival of Mrs. Hoover at the christening Bands struck up airs which echoed through the long length of the Outside navy and civilian planes maneuvered in formation They escorted Mrs. Hoover Aug. Construction of the second of two giant naval dirigibles with a 000 cubic feet capacity was by Rear Admiral liam A. chief of the bureau of Speaking at the christening by Mrs. Herbert Hoover of the new Admiral Moffett declared that to retain the world leadership in airships the United States must increase steadily the size of its Suggests Even Larger hope that our second the will be enlarged before he made of cubic feet volume instead of volume of the He estimated the present limit of airships was cubic feet in Some funds for the second craft 1 the American flag to far cor- ners of the earth were predicted by the admiral as an outgrowth of the navy's leadership in building 'the freight and mail can be transported from our inland cities to inland cities of other countries across the he will be easy for ships to explore regions impossible to reach flights around the world can be made and doubtless will be before WEEKLY EDITORS ASK PUBLISHING OF STATE LAWS UNANIMOUSLY PASS TION PLACING IN CONVENTION ON RECORD FAVORING IT. dock for the corporation is ready to start its construction ing the navy's If Ad- miral Moffett's plan is followed it will be nearly again as large as the the biggest dirigible ever do not lead the world in our merchant marine in our said Admiral we by the construction of this great now take the lead in in the connected with this project should be justly proud of this We should be ashamed were it for with our practical monopoly of we have an opportunity which it would be a national disgrace to The skies were clear and the sun caused the crowd to suffer from the intense Leave for Airport Mrs. Paul W. president of the Rear Admiral and others of the navy group left Akron for the airport at p. m. As navy bers of the reception committee and their special guests began crowding into the filling up most all the available A chorus of 200 voices from Akron high school entertained the Lichtfield was the first to ad- dress the reviewing the advances in the modes of trans- portation that led up to the con- struction of the David S. assistant tary of navy in charge of Rear Ad- miral Moffett then was Only that portion of the crowd about 10 feet from the stand could hear what was but after each address the crowd Immediately after the band struck up Star Spangled Mrs. Hoover pulled a while and blue cord suspended from Crowd Disperses As she pulled it a hatch in the nose of the dirigible opened like a trap door and a flock of 43 grey racer homing pigeons flew Amid cheers of the crowd the pigeons made their way in a flock to the open doors at one end of the The each from a state in the bore messages ing of the They were expected to fly back to their home After a brief ceremony the crowd Great Air Lines Great commercial air liners MANY PETERSON RITES REMAINS TAKEN TO WORTH FOR FUNERAL VICE ON GOING FROM MANY Hundreds of friends from all over the state of Wisconsin assembled in Wisconsin Rapids this morning to pay a final tribute to the late Ralph A. chief of the operative marketing division of the state department of agriculture and who died at his home here late Tuesday Pay Last Respects Among those who came to pay their last respects were the state leaders of agriculture and tive marketing At the business session held in the Rose Hotel this the Wisconsin sociation adopted unanimously a resolution placing the organization on record as holding the belief that the people in the state desire and are entitled to a comprehensive published record of all acts of the state legislature at each of its Want Consideration President August S. of Rice was empowered to point a committee of three to make a study of the kind of record de- sired and take it up with Governor Philip La Follette with a view to securing consideration at the cial session of the legislature to be held this The matter of the convention city for the annual meeting to be held next February was left to the executive committee to decide at a future and shortly before 11 a. the meeting the delegates being taken on a sight-seeing trip through the local Consolidated At the conclusion of this a buffet luncheon was served in a basement room in the new wing of Lindy Makes Another Hop Of 536 Miles Point Aug. 8 and Mrs. Charles A. the flying and their speedy monoplane arrived here in shadow of the Arctic ice at America's most northern 320 miles north of the Arc- Through low lying fog banks which shrouded their Col. bergh piloted his plane from N. W. last night and set it down on a lead of open water at 2 a. Pacific Standard a. Central Standard The hop of 536 miles the shores of j the Beaufort sea and Arctic ocean was made in six hours and 30 COUNTY GETTING ADVERTISING IN EASTERN STATES PART OF CHEESE PRICE WILL GET MARKET 75 PER CENT OF VALUE OF UCT UNTIL FEDERATION DEFICIT MADE Aug. Green county dairymen who sell their product to factories that are members of the National Cheese Producers Federation were ed today that they will receive for AGRICULTURAL AGENT DIS- COVERS FARMERS IN THIS SECTION NOT GETTING TOP LIVESTOCK PRICES IN ERN Wood county is getting some able advertising in eastern according to County Agent H. R. who recently wrote al county agricultural agents in setts and New Jersey relative to dairy cow sales and other matters pertaining to extension mation revealed that Wood county dairymen were losing thousands of dollars in sale of their stock to ern Tells of Service In his Mr. Lathrope ed a map of Wood county showing the location of the dairy record vice clubs order and gave some information about the dairy herd improvement plan in this County agents in the east re- quickly by ing favorably on Wood county's and asking how it was brought These county in answer to j specific gave some rate information the prices farmers in their counties were Search For Man Missing Since July 19 is August 33- year old local man who disappeared from his home and family here on July 19. Relatives are at- tempting to locate In after- noon of the day ie disappeared Lunberg took s dollar given him by his wife to buy and went That was the last ever seen of Whether he abandoned his family or com- mitted some rash August Lunberg nobody Local charities are taking care of the wife and greatly in need of Mrs. who says her husband was always kind and con- although very morose on account of failure to find thinks some harm has len The home is at 930 Baker SAYS PROBLEM WILL BE SOLVED BY NEXT WINTER ASK COOPERATION OF ALL BRANCHES OF MENT IN WORKING OUT DE- TAILS OF Aug. promise to the country that next winter's unemployment problem will be successfully coped with has been made by President The chief executive in announcing fie had called upon all interested agencies for data on the situation in a survey to mine the probable load of the Consolidated office and special their milk only 75 per cent of the members of the agricultural de- zf i T presented by Jame Methodist Board Hits Mrs. Mabel Aug. Mabel Walker former assistant attorney and the government have been assailed by the Methodist board of temperance for their actions in connection with the sale of grape concentrates con- vertible into wines by home ment The attack was made in an ar- ticle in a board which said it was ing that Mrs. ly in charge of the federal tion enforcement division of the tice should become counsel for Fruit manufacturers of the Report Gus In Critical Condition St. Aug. August reputed member of the Fred Burke who has been in a hospital here since an automobile accident suffered a relapse today and was reported in a critical con- Dr. R. S. Brown said Winkler probably would be blind in one eye if he Paper Man Dies Aug. heart attack was fatal today E. 78, pioneer paper manufacturer and superintendent of the Grandfather Paper company His is dent of the Park Falls Paper com- Consolidated Given Big Tax Abatement D. Aug. Consolidated Water Power and per company of Wisconsin Rapids have been awarded an income tax abatement of it was ed by the department of internal revenue in making known ments of estate and income taxes This according to Atty. T. W. counsel for the amounts to a revision of figures by the government for the company's income tax back in 1918 and 1919. The amount in dispute had never been federal government a large delegation from the feting division over which Mr. Peterson local business men and civic men nent in county governmental and agricultural men and en of the soil with whom he had worked for many boys and girls of the 4-H clubs organized while he was county agent members of the American former mates on the University of Wisconsin crew and many others who had known and respected Services were held at a. at tile Baker presided over by Rev. J. Merle tor of the First Congregational church which Mr. Peterson had at- The services were Commander Fred Bushnell of the Charles Hagerstrom Post No. 9, American Legion read a part of the Legion burial bidding final farewell to his former Interment There The casket was banked by huge bouquets and sprays of At its head was the American flag and at its the standard of the American Following these simple services the body was taken to where at 2 p. m. Sunday at the English Lutheran church will be held further services conducted by Rev. Arthur S. after which interment will be made in the Maple Grove cemetery in as edito and publisher longest in t M. P. oldest i W. A. publisher coming longes Louis H. Zimmerman youngest in service George Marathon City woman Miss Helen Howe A special prize was given to Miss Patricia Get Contest Prizes Prizes awarded yesterday at the country club outing went as to W. H. Medford with a net 81, went the silver phy awarded to the winner of the blind bogie golf Louis H and George 0. South each with a net 82, shared second and third prizes of golf In the bridge Miss Helen won high with Mrs. Louis and Mrs. Anne B. Other favors were on Page Sez Marlene Dietrich Named In Big Suit Los Aug. 8. Marlene one of wood's leading foreign born motion picture was the defendant day in libel and alienation of fections suits brought by the di- wife of the noted Josef Von The name of Miss wife of the German Rudolph was brought into court ords late yesterday in a copy of the libel complaint filed under seal in New Charge Misapplication Of Bank's Money New Aug. A. superintendent of today filed suit in supreme court against all the directors of the Bank of United States for 000 charging misapplication of The papers in the action charge the defendants acted general disregard and violation of their ties and allowed the bank to be conducted and operated in an careless and reckless The complaint also charges the di- rectors approved and permitted the maintenance and operation of and false systems of ing and With the aim and purpose of concealing the true nature of the operations of the bank from the banking Name Ashland Editor Official Escort Aug. John B. managing editor of the Ashland Daily today was delegated by Roy L. Chippewa chairman of the state American Legion to go to Washington to act as escort for Assistant Secretary of the Navy Ernest Lee who will fly from Washington to speak at the Legion convention at Chippewa Aug. 16-19. Mr. Chappie plans to leave night for Washington to extend the thanks of the Wisconsin De- of the Legion to Assistant Secretary Jahncke for acceptance of the Mr. a ber of the local American Legion also will carry greetings from the American Legion convention committee to the White market value of their factory federa financial deficit has been met. paying for Wisconsin from the and kind of cattle dairy cattle also about eastern markets County Agent G. E. Lamb of New of the cheese output j York said both de and bred rv cattle are in on production Guernseys and Holsteins are the predominating Support Unanimous Almost unanimous support was given the plan by nearly members and officials of the ration who met yesterday to discuss financial difficulties of the Although insolvency of the federation was the directors issued their edict to insure ued operation of the The emergency agreement is in force on 1981, and for the output of all following months until the financial deficit has been cleared The payment to ers of prices higher than cheese I sold for in 1929 was blamed for the present Suggest Audit Further support of the per will be asked at ngs at and Mount Horeb next ation officers suggested an ation of the federation records by he farmers and an official audit f the records by the state ment of MAY HELP CHINA WITH OUR WHEAT SAYS FARM BOARD SURPLUS WOULD ALLEVIATE ONE OF WORST CATASTROPHES EVER TO FACE Aug. ing dwellers in the breeds in Mr. Lamb's The ed valleys of Central China face Weather Outlook Weekly the period be- average price of he is around 25 per and farmers pay from to per head for dairy cattle without County Agent E. V. also of New was greatly ed in the dairy record ty Agents N. F. Smith and Garnder of New Jersey also inquired about and asked permission to use the information given Not Given Chance From the Mr. Lathrope thinks that farmers in eastern kets never have had much of a chance to buy cattle which have been tested for and that they are anxious to get this kind of dairy Wood county already has more than head of dairy cattle that have been tested for butterfat through the mail order system here at Wisconsin Among these thousands of good cattle there are some surplus cows farmers want to County Agent Lathrope is anxious that Wood county farmers get the last dollar eastern can afford to and feels that un- der the jockey system the local ducer only gets about half of what starvation before unless aid is given John Earl Baker suggested today that part of the United States farm surplus wheat be poured into China under long term credit tion to meet their Notes Improvement improvement in the in many directions seems the whatever it may will met. With the organized cooperation of local and state and federal and the large number of elief and charitable he problem was successfully last shall adapt organization methods in such manner as may be for the coming first of the facts to be de- ermined is the probable volume of Jie load of distress which will need to be provided For the past three the chief executive he had been studying the The president said the figure of unemployed arrived at last year was not entirely accurate and indicated that he placed little faith in the estimate as a basis for re- lief Wants Another Month It would take a he con- for the government agencies to complete a study of the situation and methods of dealing with it. By that he it would be possible to decide upon the ter and method of national necessary to coordinate and support other relief The president explained that ready many states and ties had preparations for Baseball Results Fall from Straw Stack Fatal to Aged Man Aug. Unconscious for more than 100 hours from injuries received in a fall from a straw William 81, died at a hospital here last The accident curred at the farm of his well known Manitowoc county Peaches Dirt Cheap Wood County Man Arraigned in Wausau Aug. George town of Portage today pleaded not guilty to charges of possession of illegal liquor when arraigned be- fore U. S. Commissioner B. E. His hearing was set for Aug. John town of Wood pleaded guilty to possession of a brewing outfit and manufacture of wort beer and was held for federal Joe S. Aug. pleaded noi guilty peach market hit a new low to sale and possession of liquor evel here today with growers ad- and was bound the finest specimens of court after waiving All their crop for ten cents a bonds Were set at I National League 301 001 11 Walker 010 000 00 Dudley 210 010 01 Vance Picinich 000 010 01 Cunningham 000 021 00 000 000 30 Meine inning For the region of the Great Lakes fair beginning of ower period by middle or close of mostly moderate tures beginning of probably rising by middle or For the upper Mississippi valley fair probably some thunderstorms beginning of local showers -or middle and temperatures near but may become warmer latter part. the eastern farmers are now paying for untested The cost of ting a cow to New York or New Jersey is about per the county agent get the prices the ern farmer pays less the shipping advised to the ministry of railways at told the Press correspondent the ent floods probably constituted na's most terrible disaster in the present Directed Relief Work Baker directed international re- lief work in the Shensi and Kansu famine region in 1930. He estimated property damage of the present floods would total He refused even to guess at the death toll and said the Nanking government had not begun a serious Elaborating his suggestion that American wheat be loaned to Baker estimated at least bushels monthly would be required for a period of six months or relief wheat should be dis- in the form of wages to No mention of direct financial aid from the government was the refugee laborers restoring digging new river channels and perhaps building new roads to the afflicted i er Homeless areas actually flooded em- brace a population of fifty Superior May Return To Aldermanic Form Aug. movement to return to the manic form of in force here from 1899 to 1912, was an- today by George former Superior court who said petitions for a referendum would be in circulation within a For the last two years Superior has had an enlarged form of with a mayor and 10 prior to 1929 the government consisted of Mayor Fred A. Baxter and three all ousted when the voters chose the enlarged commission form and elected Mayor George E. A plan is being worked out that fully ten millions of persons escaped the inundation of their homes only with what they were able to carry on their people shortly will be and without food until the hall at Vesper recently to work new crop can fce a plan of securing more direct con- tact with eastern livestock ing which will result in considerable ad- revenue to farmers of the A meeting of central Wisconsin shippers was held in Goldsworthy's State Papers Pay Tribute To Ralph A. Peterson 1st. American League 000 001 000 1 6 6 Gray 110 030 Olx 6 11 1 Thomas 000 Moore Wash. 101 Burke 112 Whitehall 000 Ferrell 000 020 000 2 4 2 Earnshaw Oil 001 High esteem in which the late I Peterson not only was an Ralph state co-operative through study upon the marketing expert and former Wood question of co-operative county agricultural was held but he carried to his work an the state becomes more that was inspiring and a and more apparent in the days gence that few can mediately following his untimely I death at the age of 48 in his home meant nothing to Mr. here late Wednesday No Peterson when he was engaged on Toastmaster at Meal E. G. secretary of the state normal board of regents and former superintendent of served as toastmaster for a banquet given in honor of Harold Gatty and Wiley world at the Hotel Loraine in Madison last The two Governor La Major A. G. Schmedeman and President Glenn Frank of the uni- were among the speakers who Mr. Doudna The gram was broadcast over a radio He would work all day in his office arranging the details of a plan for a He would then drive to a meeting miles away from Madison and 3 5 1 Ruffing American Association 10 Brillheart 13 Shoffner 6 Vanatta A 2 Rose greater tribute in the form of letters and personal calls of ence was ever paid local Leading newspapers in all parts of the state are their editorial columns with praise for the the evening explaining proposition to the prospective n altar of bers of the lie From Madison Says the Madison State Peterson believed in ative As agricultural agent in Wood county before taking df h of Ralph A. of the of for was an marketing of the cultural the greatest benefit that could Identify Slain Robber As Milwaukee Man Aug. Word was received here last night from the United States department of justice that the robber who was fatally wounded prior shooting and killing Patrolman Harry rell here has been identified by fingerprints as Kenneth Farrell was killed ns he and another officer answered a call regarding a filling station Max Not To Fight For a Long Time New Aug. 8 A re- port of two German physicians to the boxing board of of- governing body of boxing in in which they say Max Schmeling's injured eye will not low of training or boxing for long has been received in the United Schmeling's eye was injured in his title fight with Young Stribling at Cleveland July 3, where German successfully defended his world with a technical Fliers In Sioux City Sioux Aug. Wiley Post and Harold round the world arrived in their Winnie at er airport at a. They are here to take part in two-day air They came here from Wis. Weather Report on Page in an tho I their pistols at Mostly showers or d e r s t o r night and ably in east tion Sunday moderate mostly Weather Maximum temperature for 24- hour period ending at 7 a. 77; minimum temperature for 24-hour ending at 7 a. 62; emptied at 7 70.
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