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Bakersfield Courier (Newspaper) - March 23, 1928, Bakersfield, California Daily thought that Thyri is a rut Ltd it Lynli i Quot Law the mid Ltd ,-.r,d l a pm . N alter eth riot. Darin l a 12. A by a Lite it i c. A to i it a it it t.-, Bakersfield courier and Bakersfield morning Echo weather report san Joaquin Valley occasional Rains mild temperature Bakersfield temperatures a maximum "6 minimum 52. Vol. 1, no. ?203bakersfield, California March 23. 1928 10 Page saturated dam Walls alarmed employees declare they prohibition forces file daily lives Tell Coroner they planned1 to clot families out danger District Quot tomorrow Quot roves too la to for some relate harrowing tales fear in which they lived under weakening Walls t Quirit Torti l rain h for y t , March to. That Csirip Loyth the Fly working and living at a lir St. Francis powerhouse in Lii Pinyon below the dam realized monday evening before the dam Burnt that. Ii wan unsafe that that Flay they saw the whole wont Side the Canyon near the Flam Quot saturated with water Quot and told one another Quot for find h Hake got your family out Quot wan text Arnony Given late today at the Coroner s inquest into Hist. Francis dam ill a Sci i >�1v i. F c. Matthews new Hall a nominating petition were filed in Kern county yesterday by the prohibitionist for 30 delegates to the National prohibition convention to be voted upon at the May 1 presidential primary announced f. E. Smith county clerk. George Mccutchen this county is among the list candidates. The petition which was filed at the clerk s office yesterday contained the names nine qualified ejectors sufficient to validate the nomination the list 30 delegates for the National convention. Philip t. Dennis circulated the nominating petitions and certified to the Validity the area to have Iasi for Oil leases three school districts flood Region wiped out report claims division c represented by Large holders unite in request to directors finial i Oli Toa i under iii owner a 1 a Nyon and .1 jilt were to. In a linking m lives uni la. By tin j through tin la hut. Two Ivy i j lied Flou h had till Povse i Tiesi. R m Fiano l i. Smith who la 0 the. Fir 1 thrown into iii Wittel i. J in Olill i Latiol i a. Ii Fol Quot i lie i 1 11 under in Ion<1. Expected break i ii a in i1 h in s Quot m i Quot w i i in Quot a f ill Wiir Smith is Ali. Ii ten Quot i if it i a iii storage the to land ova night ii i i. U Quot iii Quot a i. i that i Distri reject a id k Al ii to 11. River water be a Handiii proposal by i iii vilii i i plans reported completed for operations holdings 6400 acre first Derrick Section 22, Rumo redi Southwest Quarter about two Miles West town will get first Drill i Al Inatio plans have been com plated for drilling a test Well for Oil in the Arvin word Patch area Southeast Bakersfield and i it in reported that the Marland Oil j company Holder a Block a i proximately 1400 acres in leases in \ the District has made a Deal with the olympic refining company Leach whereby the latter company will assume the drilling 1 obligation and Start operations in Quot first Well w within the next sixty los Angeles March 22?superintendent Mark Keppel the los Angeles county schools reported today that the St. Francis dam flood virtually wiped out existence three entire school districts. They were the Bee school District located near the powerhouse below the broken dam the san fran Cis Quito District about thirty Miles from the dam site. Thirteen the fifteen pupils and All their parents were wiped out in the Bee school District. Only one student survives in the san Franci Quito District where press leased win the teacher twelve pupils and two school trustees lost their lives. At the Saugus District eight students were left its eighteen enrolled. The question whether not the san Franci Quito District had not ceased to exist legally and thereby prevent the bringing any dam claims for the loss school property became the subject Legal investigation by the county counsel. But one student and one trustee remain which Keppel doubts Are sufficient to be called a corporate entity. Ing next children Greet i courier comics eight Days left legion Post 154 to Register for Over top its 0u0taf0r 28 announced that California stands fourth in total membership american legion starts round up slackers for party Choice Hie i Livi inf f l Bei impair in Uli in i it i t Lille la Era i. I a iii no i a i in Quot i i Quot e fait 111 Leen in i. Open Quot Quot thai t i Han a 11 Hail hut a Quot air Jfe Hill in is notified motion that. 11 l i i f in Quot Dile Weil i ape Frolli tile . 1er to in n a Quot i him to Quot Anil with Hie in Lui neg he. We Ilio Rutili in looked Iliili in a an monday evening Quot Matthi his Milee i linking with i forced Lilily to >t.,p talking often. Quot then to. Iry Ili. I. I. Rev powerhouse Man lulled in Lin flood i came from ii. A the Ziluni and he called me in Nulf Fitilis n Good Friend Quot Jilin. Ite said l ave i want to i la you some Lilit the a in 1 in a a be. Quot and we ii i went Hai k to new Ball Quot mall views t in billed Hank Eiliv Quot i Niel my brother near the Harry i a Rey i j to it h Anil i called to him and unlit for i a Oil Sake to get his family out mild lie Aid Llave i la move t in Nilo now Hall tomorrow Quot Quot tomorrow Quot was too late la re and a. K. The. La nil in a a t j i it taking Over tin e a ii Sii i i11 to the i Ritt j t i. Omm 11 Leil tin 11 Al w a l i l i Quot Loo 1 j. J Lilly i flt hol Jill if red Petitta Teli mrs. Ii in t iii i t Ion a i one tile h a v v District. Ionic. Luv Quot in i n circular Tod in i ii a 1 Anil it was said and Are f. R circular t Ion in i it i vision it in in rep ,1 she c 111 iii i Etil \ i s "11 s rally asking to Wiiri Jacl hand ii Viii is we with Hie directors lha Hankin. .1. . Lack Kou Ier a l a Neis it. Kujan. 1 i. Ltd. In Yerkic. Met last i Iid i Quot a Ity with Fornili l a Tish a in Maile I that the Cost Nail Aii l Timi protect As Ili Ilici Contti i \ y. I in i Osi it he til Quot a ill Hertha Hill the meeting la nil owners Quot the v Lile i a list Vin town cd thai Hail Del Lile to. At Ion the a ii Point the Ell will Proha my to drilled a t h West 1111 a t e Section a 1 Ion t two Miles West Alite Quot Sta Teil an official who t lie explore i Ion sect Ion Lili i upon altho sikh Vil might he at. T Ion. Thai the Quot dire a 11 a 1111 11� n to till the Quot Lake act Ion a list Riet pro i wore in conf a minded mrs. Alexander 1. flick. \. I rence n. I i a it and argonauts club amends by Laws Quot to Niiori and family Anil ii by the flood Frolli the whole w is i near the dam w n a 1er,&Quot Matthew. In Lei 1 iii. So a Ier he tool lid they a i la the to Quot mini a Quot Uel Lloil i Lei a it mall l la tin a i t leu s brother i i e wiped Olla the Imohl Tuncil dam. Is i Slie the re Ali Roll j s Quot Sal ii a Teil Willi a we t e is i f i i i. Ile Demi Ila y Liefer Hie Ili i i a Eiry up to tile place the 1 Iok cil Villi sir a i Quot ii tint. Id ,1 Hillside lie a it ii w Quot i la la in t Lipil 11111 t e monday when leadership in civic ant Quot slated stay in Zippor tint a Linker shield arg elect Al Fie is in a a. Y ii ,.r maker a Dev. In her trip up i. The Ilani a in i i ii 11 c 11 with his Quot fearful me pc Quot Ile t in 1 Hie Pui i Quot Tell Aii Volie. I a in l i quota in p. Quot Matthews a. M 11 n Neil Quot and i did t Tell. Hut my Liro Lher. And i Felt duly hound to it him and a \ wife Quot i Liest i Smith m i Quot c a Neh a in lit four Miles i Clow the . He . A e a tile up t hmm Monda a11,. Lia y i . It Quot t i Quot Lisa and a w t in a m awakened by dons Tell said Quot i affairs is import Hutu yesterday proposal thai the Nauls Uliuli should annually instead a la Mont i Terni. Lia gulfs in i lie per oers Quot continued tin i lie i i president l aul Harberth ii in the by Laws proposal received Unai Elmoin members the club who were in attendance at a luncheon at hotel k1 i Ejon. Stay Llo lines offered the motion in favor a me my i Utt the by Laws and action in the matter will a be concluded at the next meeting. Day Lilac air National i Ark Ili Montana a Lias an area ii a a Piare Miles and a is it contains tin living glaciers Quot slated plans have been Mads for a deep test Section 22, 28-28, North the old Kern River Oil Fields a Virgin area prospective Oil land it was announced last night by Harry Crawford los i Angeles who is connected with j the George f. Getty inc., land department. Quot the pricing Pite will probably be the Northwest Quarter Section 22, which is held in a prospecting permit by. E. S. Hesse Quot it was snid. George f. Getty inc., has i lease from Hesse it was said and Fred Sayres has taken Over a portion the holding a drilling agreement. Quot we plan to make a thorough test for Oil and will to prepared to Drill deep Quot said Crawford. Showing at Comanche i finite showings in the coi Nanchin Point lest being made by W. Stabler it is said encouraged plans for Carlo drilling in tin area Between a in and Weed Patch some eight Miles port 11 Wes i the i Mancho test. Announcement Hyp. Ii. Fill Niobe the Midway Northern geological staff yesterday to the effect hat encouraging shown hrs Are being encountered in the test Well Behr drilled Sec Quot Many citizens will lose their Voth in the May presidential primary election through neglect in registering Quot said A. It Radshaw chairman the americanization rom Mitten the prank s. Itcy nolds Post american i Gion last night in Annjune iii his plan to put an intensive publicity Campaign urging registration. "1 legit rat a will close March .11, Ami we still have t Bousa Nils unregistered voters in Kern county Quot he commented. Quot Init Long the next we k i plan to make talks before every service club in ticker shield calling upon members Quot these organizations to assist the american in its efforts to arouse a uterus in the fullest exercise the voting franchise. "kw.v citizen should participate in the affairs government. It is i do that we owe and a Itri Otle ideals jump to Japan wild Rumor reaches Fresno Quot Lone Eagle Quot will attend emperor s Coronation Washington fails to endorse Story flyer spends practically his entire Day operating Aerial bus our activity Quot it Vas t v should Indue urged. Quot at the meeting Krank s. Reynold s Post a tally showed that every person in attendance had registered Quot it was reported. Thomas A menus is Active in the americanization plan and he gave enthusiasm in approval to the drive. Started last night by chairman hrad Slaiw who is teacher political science a it the High school. A is Semi a sent for f Rennen t the Tiffi Quot talents niggas cd and the support i ont Nuril Oit l our turn bids Call for state Road work / by in ii. Via i . For Highway work a half million doll Day by the Quot slate is la Iri j March a t ids aggregating nearly irs were called in. I a vision Gigli v s the bids will he opened april it. E w ii a w., u. >1 the Balli iii he because ithe Tell cell t out cd that i Inch d la Quot i Sii Pih in. With the. Door Xiv a s s 11 s p i c i 1111 s i saw. West id turn Sou Quot i was t Urikh to heard a 1 a i ran for the i All. H i in e i Lam . Broke ran up into in t ight aft. R .&Quot Nichols croi.,.rate,i Ninny their c t Wornner Frank ducting the inquest fir. To n is h 1111 y for March a. Hat Cost 1 i t and night Lestil cd Quot the Wate leak iii h. V 11 Belt tile dam night he 111 a by s. in l the tree Nichols diving Nul hollered i a my got them a Hill Wilh in Nap pit 11 and i be we it. R Sti ape Nan it lives and i Acolon Quot for i i and Nichols in any , night Polli de Only the. Harking Smith s to that night be we. Is unan attempt to Lile la 1er arly ram known ii. 11, hav a guest speaker at the meet lug v Quot Stei a y. The Park was taken Over in Gritl by the. National government Anil in up Quot it was declared a National Park stately Hie speaker. Slides Viele us Quot a m depleting scenes in the Park which is. One Fth Quot favored recreational features in the Northwest and offers ii a Vista rugged mountains beaut i iii 1 lakes and living glaciers in act Ion ele trolier As life preserver West Side boys to Back Leader others a dinner i till Alio Noi. Lib 11 Ell the f the Ilo 11 Loar and the. Koben i. la la lab s above the Unes ined closely Al to like an e \ p i it s i cum l.rok Alna re ,.�, it. Noise and knew n who h lie the dam two Days 1.efori and Quot thought it looked nine before the Rale dam it h i tin a Aid the yet until Smith my a one that did tue bins?� her living a to was sir iii any be h i Hohe heard Oil Quot there i. Slav 1 Isas i km.,-nil. / Ith i.xi-,i it la. P a i i i i t Ilki vhf. Calif., March a. S. I v i 11 by an ele trolier from plunging Down a sic. P Hank along Avenue Lames Wilson san lose today agreed to Leimel Lirse the City Forth. Damage to the Light resulting Frolli i being strut k by iii car Wil s. I Appeal 11 ill Curt a reckless driving ch., Rue Pater he Annoti Noci the in i charges for damage to. The Light was Quot Well Worth Quot the Price pulls having saved himself possible injury and even a greater amount damage i his machine. Chief the projects is the Hern i Don in Irige across the san loan iii i Kivi the Fresno Madera county line. Tile Midge for which jul w As prov Ili. .1 in lev Romr c. C. I oui in s budget will he situated one j mile North 1 u a Loti Illier projects for which Hills Wero called were As follows j. I a i Tig Willi crushed Rock 7.3 i i Libs Hie h Siva o., d hug Livva Ami const Rise i Ion four Limber Bridges Between the Klamath Stiver and Wilson Creek. Norie county. Surfacing with crushed Rock and oiling quote is Miles bet Ween Smith his. R and the Aregim line. Paving five Miles Between the Easterly Boundary Monterey county and Llma set be Ting to discuss schools at a recent meeting the West Side District committee Lioy scouts America it was agreed that the group would Send Field Hugh Wilcox to san Ita Fael in August to attend the National training school for l be cuties according to Seoul i exec i Ivr a. It. Seller. The West Side District . Seller said will pay All . Wilcox expenses while lie is attending the school. April will be a Busy month for . Seiler As he has two important meetings to attend in connection with work for the Kern county Council in april 2, a and 1 lie will be in san Diego to attend the older Hoys conference which will he attended let a a Large group the older scouts from Kern county i april it 10 and 11 he will to in san Francisco for the annual National Toimil meeting being held the Pacific const for the first time. Announcement was made last night at the meeting Frank s. Reynolds Prist no. 2fi tie american i Region that the 1h2s quota membership in the local Post has already been exceeded by 154 members. At t be lie ginning the year the quota assigned the ticker shield organization was 2a0 members. Past night the total paid up membership totalled Alio former service men. Along with the publication the record established Here the announcement was made that the membership Campaign w Ould he continued until april la with Poland Curran Anil Clarence cull More heading the two teams. A message was read from state Headquarters in which it was revealed that at present California is fourth the list states for membership. This stale depart Niento is engaged in a three cornered contest with the departments Ohio and Iowa and according to the last published standing there Are less than 2nn members j standing Between any the teams. Total memberships in the Region to Date according to the announcement j Are More than half a million and a gain 104,000 members Over last year. A commit the from the Reynolds Post ind a similar group representing Kern county medical association will meet today with a committee named from tile City Council the matter establishing tin emergency Hospital in makers fled under the direction the City. This meeting will he held at -1 clock in the office City manager James Ogden. Commander i c. Hall appointed a committee to Confer with the county supervisors relative to arranging appropriate ceremonies for the dedication Kern county Park. The committee appointed was Thomas Mcmanus chairman and comrades Ithan Slot to ii Field did a Artlich. Starting a it 7 clock the Reynolds Post Drill team under the leadership Apt. Leslie Robinson held lbs first Drill session. The attendance was 1011 per cent and work continued until the hour for starting the Post meeting. Plans for the Drill team Benefit dance were discussed and it was decided to hold a Brief business session the Post next. Thursday night he fore the dance starts. Funds secured from tills affair will be used in securing equipment for the new team. i Ernst Wirra Fresno Marci 22?an interesting but unconfirmed report that col. Charles Lindbergh s next Good will flight would be from the Pacific coast to Japan to attend the Coronation the emperor this fall was brought to Fresno from Washington by visitors today. Attempts to verify the report through the air division the United states department Commerce at. Washington were made by the Fresno morning Republican without Success 1. Mccracken who is sponsoring 1 indie ugh s present trip in the East reporting that if Sandborgh had any such plan to had not revealed it to Date. Secretary Kellogg the department state could not. Be reached. Alice Chaplin Deputy county clerk has discovered How to keep her children in Good humor and at the same time get them up in time for an Early breakfast she stated yesterday. Quot my boy ha3 already discovered that the Bakersfield courier has an attractive comic strip Quot she said Quot and to my Surprise he. Was up for the first time this morning without being called. Quot he was out for a first glimpse the morning paper and rushed into the House with the Cour Rier very happily awake As a result his interest in the special stocks buckle act in interest Cabinet head sidetrack Resolution for his resignation by motion to Calenda requires majority vote to consider 4,000,000 share session reached in Avalanche liquidations i debate brings renewal feud Between treasurer and senator Couzens still operating air rubber neck t .1 , <1 a i i is Uhn h Iraj Washington March 22. Col. Charles a. And Vergh stayed Fin the ground today just about Long enough to jump from one plane to another spending the rest the time showing the sights Washington to More than a Hundred congressmen members their families and government officials. The flights went off without a hitch except Liat. At one time 1 indie ugh s plane stuck in the mud while hiking off. The passengers among whom were representatives Taber new York and , Nebraska had to get out and walk while me Cut Utica gave the plane a shove. By Stanley Prenosil associated press financial editor Assai in i / errs to wire new York. March 22?a 4,000,-000 share session the Evv York Stock Exchange freely predicted for two years hut never reached became a reality today. It developed in a Day extravagant speculation in which prices started upward at a furious Pace and then buckled under an Avalanche Selling orders bringing to a halt at least temporarily a rapid Anil sustained upswing two weeks duration such As Wall Street has Seldom experienced. gains which ranged from $2 to $1s a share in the Active issues were Suh Stant a ally reduced wiped out and in Many eases converted into losses some nearly a a share new High record a Quot Soo shares a which ran total sales set it. 1,007, Quot to shares a Hoye tile previous uni Bili their out thai a Masa i urday at twente Ime i City s Nonne will a men loth signed a Ibi Inibig intent Quot in Pili Quot i it we a circulated through Ity yesterday announcing a meeting will be held March 21. In Moose Hill the Street Ami Chester ave a purpose discussing the a s. Hool affairs. The Ansi. Nel that the subject Chei Roweth s appoint Quot the meeting is open ii. And the Handbill is.ens i Bakersfield has Light rainfall Bakersfield was sprinkled by a Light fall rain yesterday afternoon commencing at 3 clock but there was nol sufficient to Register. Clearing skies last night indicated that the Hope rain for ibis month is not yet to lie fulfilled. Seasonal rainfall to Date is 4.4 5 inches As against t ,.73 at this time last year. Ban Italy to pay regular dividend .1 inf it Riner a l Urfis i/tsr/l in Raj san Francisco March 22.ban-Citaly corporation will not pay any extra special Stock dividends and will not increase the present annual dividend rate 2.24 a share during 1p2s, a. P. I Iannoni president the corporation announced today. Quot we want to set at rest once and for All the rumours that have been circulated with respect to the possibility our giving the stockholders either extra special Stock dividends an increase in the regular dividend Oriun Ulni said. Quot in fairness to the present stockholders and the general Public As Wellas future investors i am making this announcement so that who Arlt contemplating the pure has Quot it our Stock May guide themselves chord i e leaps 33 stories .1 , i Rosr l,ra.<u<1 Muiir j , March 22?despondency caused by Lier love affair with Robert , an itinerant Newspaperman who represented himself to her As an Nobleman is believed to have impelled miss Ann kill Zareth Blayney 22, Chicago girl to leap to her death from the third floor Balustrade the. Tribune Tower yesterday. An aunt and brother the girl however said they were certain she did not Brood Over her affair with Preston. The girl a graduate the Quot University Illinois was identified today by a newspaper photo. When shown the picture the girl and told she had committed suicide Preston held in the county jail a charge operating a Confidence game collapsed. Pater lie told How lie had met miss Blayney How he took her to Hammond ind., the pretence to marry her How he convinced her he was an Fri Glish Nobleman and How she became broken hearted when she discovered lie Hail a wife and child in Santa , Calif. Preston claims he is the son Robert Preston ., a san Francisco real est ate Man. is also wanted at Omaha. Neb., a charge fraudulently obtaining Money. High Mark established March lit. There were 74. Individual issues traded ill a below the record. The decline in Many Active issues was attended with considerable violence. Hut. Measured by the averages the Day s loss was relatively Small. Quot Stock i Exchange machinery groaned under the volume if orders. So Swift was the Early up Rush prices that the ticket fell nearly half an hour behind the actual Market by midday. This caused Eon Styrna t Ion in the customers rooms brokerage houses prices appearing the tape were frequently 1 to ii Points away from actual quotations the floor. Bear traders who have taken terrific heating in the last fortnight took advantage tills situation by throwing in Selling orders. Radio in which the Slock Exchange is still investigating reports a Quot technical Corner Quot was the first target chosen for the attack. It quickly dropped from i157, a share to $1tr,. Other Pool favourites slumped in sympathy. Word was quickly passed from the floor to the brokerage offices that the general Market was slipping. Fax cited customers anxious to conserve their paper profits limit their losses gave orders to sell Quot a it the powerful speculative pools quickly marshalled forces and rushed supporting orders to the floor. General motors which had dropped from $1n1,7fi to nearly 177 in the first outbreak Selling quickly rallied to around 51 so. Similar recoveries took place in other High Grade issues. In Dair Teotis Quot dam l list. Francis dam built upon fault 1 ont Inu it to Fitt fight resultsi.-.,.a a., ,, h in a s a1 f n \. March 22�?joe lit thai i Quot Angeles broke his t it h. Hand in Iivo Sec ,ciuffi/ / Riss l.,, l la in for p in it. A a n Illus a my pith Francisco dam which c. Sent a Wall e Inci Quito can v Mari h 22. A St. Laps. .1 Mardi water Down a causing a a ii round bout with his kid schedule Lisa u tonight and tin a technical kit. E,i.. A Frankie fit ids it As. Was Given Over i night when the Wight fell Ani dining the Quot Difili eight round a Quot Litt Kout i eight to is. Pasadena Bei was Avaid decision March 22. A. I Quot Hutchinson i to clinical kit. Shannon in id m i Iun. Of. Prot. Ban his l a k i Knelt c Toben. D Vav. 1 s built Harry it Gist a fore the. Asso Dati. Here. Johnson Sid Friday Exa Inin a be. .inc.1 to Quot Dis constructing a Johnson . The. R by. I a. A i t no. Things. I. 1.111 Ibah Quot 1,. With Geolot i j. Ii Sou. Angeles invention i l Etri missing la ills Lett i 11 g Geol today the an Erica lentil i be. Jog is i s by the Wildes As to the. Can it had h. In .1 to. Make the i . In son urged that Liest it forts to a standing tent get cog is s Sites before co assortment theories e tile catastrophe Quot e i led it was advisable l.rt w i b his rep. I John All g. Ology its use their \ i u Appoint Niento i con Mission pass future dam Struc Tiou is begun. 1 late bulletins ass Oriard prox a Arii wire Fresno March 22? . A requesting that the California development association undertake a Survey the conditions surrounding the textile Industry in this state the Industrial committee the san Joaquin Valley regional advisory Board today presented a report the proposed establishment textile Mills in the state. Pointing out that conditions in the new England textile manufacturing cities Are leading to a movement manufactories to the Southeast the report declared that a Survey will show As Many advantages for textile Mills in this Section As in the Southeast. I san Francisco March 22?Robert Preston newspaper Man. Who said he believed miss Ann Lizabeth Bla Ney 22, had committed suicide in f Hli ago through despondency Over a love affair with him is the step son Joseph Warren Preston ., san Francisco. The step father is a wealthy business Man and corporation counsel. worked for a morning newspaper Here. Ilis wife is Lorothy Mann Preston Santa Barbara. Acquaintances Here said Preston was first arrested in Chicago last january after he had represented himself to he senior Peter stand was the Quot Black great Britain King George s select bodyguard. Reports said he introduced his wife As Quot the Hon. Leloise Morion daughter sir Hen James Morion London Quot Utah aviators dive to death i Truk leaned Tyire Washington March 22?sup. Porters Secretary Mellon in the Senate today forced Tempo per Sid tracking the Resolution senator Couzens Republican Michigan declaring for the resignation the Secretary. The Resolution was moved to the i Calendar whore a separate motion and majority vote for consideration is necessary to get it up again when Senate rules automatically ended discussion and an Effort to gain unanimous consent for an immediate vote failed. The debate brought a renewal by Couzens his charges against the Secretary contained in the Prendible his Resolution presented tuesday and a sturdy defense by senator Reed Republican Pennsylvania a close personal Friend . Mellon. Personal fued aired senator Moses Republican new Hampshire got into the Arena Long enough to protest that the Couzens move was a continuation a Quot personal this went unanswered by Couzens who has fought the Treasury tax matters during much ,0 . Million s administration. The debate was All the Republic an Side the chamber senator Couzens item a Long list complaints including one that . Mellon had failed to reveal knowledge the contribution Harry f. Sinclair to the Republican 11120 Campaign deficit and another charging that to was holding office illegally because a statute forbidding appointment a Secretary the Treasury who is directly indirectly interested in Trade Commerce. Senator Reed tells Oil replying senator Reed told for the first time the Story How it was Learned that Albert. In fall former Secretary the Interior had some Liberty Bonds traceable to Harry p. A Sinclair and How the Continental trading company Annada whose profits were represented in the Bonds was discovered. Reed said that four secret ser Vleo men investigating another Deal had traced some Pherty Bonds to fall s account in a new Mexico Bank. When government counsel in the Oil cases asked for secret service Aid Reed said that . Mellon sent him the men who had worked the Roherty Bond Case. In the first instance. Discovering Bonds he told How the agents traced Ball s Bonds through various Banks and finally to the Continental trading company. He said that. Ii. S. Osier president the company had misled the agents hut finally they had discovered Sinclair s connection with the Bonds in fall s hands. Senator ooze no said he charged no conspiracy a a the Treasury department dishonesty by . Mellon hut he insisted that conditions Thore were Quot Rotten with favouritism and corruption Quot press Hon Ioctl h try Raj to Akk City Utah March 22. Two aviators were killed a it Woodward Field Here late this afternoon when their plane went into a nosedive and crashed. The plane was piloted ii Don Gayer 22, Cleveland Ohio who was demonstrating it. To Marow Morrill 22, l Rovo Utah. The plane was circling the Fielit an Altitude 3."0 feet when it. Was seen to plunge downward. Field employees rushed from tin hangars As the plane hit and extricated the hollies. Morrill was considering pure has the plane from Gayer and was a passenger a test flight. When it a h in Sesla y is held leaps to death j san Francisco March 22. A. A j George Plimpton 2 i member a prominent family at Norwood mass., i leaped from the eighteenth Story the Russ building to his death Here i to be control port National air race in fall a id he spent most Tig the dam sit�c.ss the adv do us Sill i a he had discuss the propriety c he Eilt in in i t Lia in v i. Vav. F t it Llull l bail been i last e. He Mility sit i with res i 1a. T Hiu cd Johnson Wils easy about tour a. Point Abolin Sevi n to h. Belated the fault Aleast Vil s. T a a Oil \ h intercepts the san Auer. \ plane d tic a a a air. The line tile fault to Trace showing from Miles North Saugus to is Northeast i iii cts with which As fault. A Quot s a nit is Quot a Fin it in ii a i t Oakland March 22,-Miuority stockholders the Durant motor company California today filed a petition in Superior court Here for an order forcing the company to permit inspection its books. The petition charged that C. Durant and Norman Devaux officials had committed unlawful acts by which they profited at the expense the corporation. Quot Bakersfield is to he a contest Sta i Tion in the National air races to he staged in september by tin National air race association Quot it was a n a noun Ceil yesterday by Howard n in hols president at a meeting the Kern county Airport commission held at a noon luncheon in this City. Quot the National air races will be one the greatest sporting events the year Quot it. Was announced Quot and Bak \ Ersfeld Airport is to be one the control Points. Quot the reliability air plane tour under the auspices the Ford people will also make this port Quot it was said Quot a ind this event is distinct from the a Foo nil air race association program. Quot reliability will lie the objective in the Ford tour Quot i Masaid. This will be the first american air caravan and the tour will require Days according to advices received ill this City. Quot the new hangars at the Bakers Field Airport will be completed this week excepting for some minor de tails Quot it was reported. Max Klunder j started work yesterday in the Job installing Tho lighting system for the \ hangars. J . A. In. Shaper Stony Brook j Retreat was a visitor at the meeting. He urged that a Cement floor should j be provided for the hangar. An invitation has been extended to Captain Walter Parkins Kos Angeles. Depart ment comm Roc inspector to attend the next meeting the com Mission d / n in la a shed win a sat stacalif., March 22?i-Eong Kai alias Keong you. Charged with the Torch murder mrs. Jean Jajeong i it at wife ills Foster brother was bound Over to the Superior court by Justice j. S. Clark Here today. Before she lied mrs. Fat told tile authorities Kai heat her and set fire to her clothing. He was held without bail. Says courier meets needs Ryphe following letter from the j Rev. Charles h. Hulme pastor the first Christian Church Bakersfield was received yesterday by the Bakersfield courier . Alfred Harrell Bakersfield Calif. Dear . Harrell i want to add my congratulations and Good wishes to the Success the Bakersfield courier. During my five years residence in Bakersfield i have never Felt called upon to read any outside City papers feeling that we get just As much news and service from the californian. In fact just this morning i told a solicitor for the los Angeles times that we did not i it need his paper in this City for we were Well served by you. With the Quot courier Quot in the morning Field you have added All that is needed and i shall always be glad to be a continual subscriber while i live Here. I want to add my thanks for your continual kindness to the churches and to the Church i serve. You have our Best wishes. Yours very truly Charles h. Hulme pastor first Christian Church

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