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Beatrice Daily Sun (Newspaper) - June 23, 1930, Beatrice, Nebraska Mondays temperatures . 8 a. In. 90 78 81 Beatrice daily Sun the weather mostly fair cooler. A if you did no to see it in the Sun it did no to member of the associated press volume Nebraska monday evening june 23 1930. No. 290another struggle Between White House and Senate Library reaches i Edgar Howard grows satirical institution c o n t i n us to broaden its Community service Washington. June 23. Cps a Resolution requesting speaker Longworth to ask pre amp ident Hoover and Secretary Mellon at once Quot to refrain from uttering any Mere prophetic warnings that the bejewelled Goddes of Prosperity in her ship with Silken sails is in Board asks for larger allotment continued Extension of the pubic Library service to the common to is shown by the Board s annual report now on file with the City commissioners the circulation during the past i ear just closed was 78,958 volume. Of this total 44.190 books Ere taken out by adults 27,554 by juvenile borrowers and 7,214 nent to class room libraries of he schools. There was a decrease in the adult circulation but an increase 5f More than 3.000 in the juvenile imitation. This retained for the Tarary a per capita circulation trove the american Library res nation a average. This is based in the new 1930 census. The number of books on the a Helves was increased a .541 during the year. Of these 400 were Pur hated. The others being gifts or bound periodicals there were 463 Wiks discarded due to wearing a Ait thirty five others were Dis red for other causes 19,657 Book at present there Are 19.657 volumes in the Library the amount spent for books during the year was less than half the total for the previous yet a. This was due to expenses incurred in the Way of repairs my the Board h it Pes to receive i Large appropriation this year in seder not to Cut Down the outlay a or necessary new books the report mentions the successful state convention held Here. My the new museum As among he years activities appreciation is expressed for the work for. Mayerhoff. The most Active upon for of the museum. Altogether there were 66 bar a Owers cards issued during the Star. The total number is now i St there Are 106 Magazine and a get newspapers on the tab it most of them donated Hospital service the on of Many books made it necessary to curtail the Hospital Lerv Lre. The report explains the Horary has continued its excellent re Row the the children s depart Merit however. Many special features marked the children s pro ram the Library a continued. No its appreciated cooperation Aith the women and business my professional woman s clubs changes in the staff personnel a re mentioned by the rep it shich expresses regret that mrs Merlyn a Anderson librarian re noned. Her successor miss Hare Purbaugh now mrs Fisher also resigned when she was married. Miss Beatrice paddock her to Marian on july i. Miss Man Gouff and miss Mary Ellen Fisher Voll attend the University of Iowa librarians school this summer. Miss Jane Stott a resigned to continue her College work miss Mise Lowe formerly a part the member of the staff is employed full time this summer statistical data the Hoard s cooperation with he librarian and staff is mentioned with appreciation in the report the total of the Library fund or the year w As $7 111 22 some interesting statistical data rom the report follows plays open per year for lending it hours per week for lending hours per week Fem Reading total number on staff not including janitor i parti time assistants volumes at beginning of Vear. 19630 volumes a end of year 19657 new borrowers registered during year. 7,54 or. And mrs. Harry Hunt of Omaha spent sunday in the City Rith friends. The offing was introduced today by representative Howard Democrat from Nebraska. The recent Quot Well meant prophetic utterances of the Prest Dent and the Secretary the . Lution said have resulted in lower prices for farm products. I mrs. Hoover s new Secretary regain losses stocks close firm after rally following Selling Stampede commissioners contemplate appropriation in new budget firemen Hall and Arnold Bank Block when the Council meets tuesday afternoon it is probable that provision will be made for the Purchase of two buildings one to be used As a new. City Hall. The annual budget or Quot estimate Quot will a e up for consideration and it is anticipated that it will include a $13,000 fund to be used toward the Purchase of the former unit n state Hank building located Midway Between fourth and fifth on tilt South Side of court and the firemen s Hall. Hugo Arnold Farmer president of a he Union state and now with i the first National owns the Bank building the it at Rice Volunteer firemen s association owns the Nail. Or Arnold has offered his building Lor $9 09. No Price has As yet been for the Hall. The City has for Many years leased the ground of the Hall foe the paid fire department. $141. No estimate commissioner j. A. Barnard briefly discussing the plan monday morning ext lamed that Quot we Are including this $13.ooo fund in our be n estimate so that we will be Able to Purchase these 5 two buildings if the Council decides to acquire them we will Mer with a firemen committee in the near future to discuss a Price agreement on the the plan is still of a tentative nature and it is too Early to say what la to be one about the old Vita Hall. Or Barnard said with revisions still under Way. Clerk Leonidas Pethoud s figures placed the Lucret total at $141.-000 monday morning this is about too higher than Las year. Son Folia Are lower than last year. The building allotment and increases in paving repair and sewer items account for the tilt. Grains off but make recovery if you want to Call on mrs. Herbert Hoover at the White House this la Uimer. You la have to talk to this Young woman about it. She is Helen Green of Rochester Minn. Aho has just been named private Secretary to the first lady for the summer season. President in Wales 36 and still Bachelor London. June 23 the Prince of Wales. Attain s Bachelor heir ctr Al Alfa his thirty sixth birthday today quietly. He spent the morning at his coun try , fert Belvedere and in the he in non drove to Buckingham Palace to meet King George and Queen mry. Who arrive i from Windsor to convey their congratulate i with those of other members of the Royal family a steady Stream of messages and telegrams of e a a rest elation arrived at York Louse from All i of the Empire arc Many j foreign countries. The princes i program included afe dance at the annual Cutler a the Dogra brigade of the to do an Marv new York. June 23 a the Stock Market began the new week with a substantial rebound today after three weeks of almost steady declines. Heavy Selling Early in the Day was soon absorbed. And prices worked steadily higher during the afternoon a Long list of popular issues closing $2 to $5 a share higher and a few issues Selling up $5 to More than in. Street puzzled u. S. Heel common after Selling Down to $152.50. A new Low for the Vear rallied to $157.37 and closed at $156.50, up $1.25. American Telephone after dropping to $200 12, als i a new 1950 Low closer at $208.50, up $5.59. American tobacco b dropped $9 50, then rallied ii. Wall Street was again left to Puzzle Over the problem of whether the decline had finally nit Bottom or had merely been interrupted by another technical rally. Trading in stocks was in hug volume during the e Ray trading when several transactions of to. 000 to 40 000 shares were recorded. But i turned comparatively Dull in the afternoon and the Day s to ii sales were about 3.-800.000 share. Down then up Chicago. June 23 i the Grain Market found new Bottoms today in a general Stampede to _ unload then groped its was up a. R d _ Ward to an irregular finish july Senate foreign relations wheat sold at a minimum of 89 s cents a Bushel Only 11 j Centi above the beat Price of june 1914. 1 the final prices for wheat were july 92 to 92 1-8 september 95�?~3 to 5-8. And december $l.o01s to \. These prices were cent i lower to 7-8 cent higher than saturday. For a time the markets seemed demoralized heavy Selling orders meeting no response from buyers at one moment every future delivery in North America wheat pits was quoted under $1 a Bushel wheat sagged three Ceria below saturday s closing or eel and then came Back with a late rally. Committee votes 16 to 4 j. C. Fletcher 305 66 66 3 2 in Tenn the United Brethren Church some time Between the morning and evening services sunday vandals scattered various articles around the building and then made their escape without being positively identified j police chief Paul Acton had clues in his Possession monday morning which indicated that a gang of boys was responsible for the vandalism of the clues Lead to their identification As expected the Young miscreants May go to Kearney. The vandals Tore Down some letters from a Wall where they had been used in making slogans. I in the basement they found sugar in a cupboard and threw it around the floor. in the building they scattered and tossed things about. A i thebans meet Lincoln june 25 let it three thousand lutheran of the Missouri Synod from twelve congregations in a his vicar qty gathered at the fair grounds today for Celebration of the four Hundredth anniversary of the Augsburg confession. Besides the speaking program choral and orchestra numbers were presented. Girl tells Story of torture Minnesota extortionists is air Pilot Elwood Luebben. Graduate of the Beatrice High school in 1929. Flew an aeroplane from Kansas City to his Home town monday Forenoon Landing about a mile North of the City on twentieth Street at 12 29. The flight his first Long Solo required a few minutes More than two hours. He was accompanied by Roy Shelton instructor at the Universal flying school at Kansas City. The Young aviator who has just been Given his Pilot s License after completing a 50-hour course at the school was met at the Landing place by his Mother. . Mildred Luebben. And a number of friends. After eating dinner with his Mother. Elwood and his instructor flew Back to Kansas City. Young Luebben intends to take up the 200-hour course and qualify As a government Pilot. He received his ground training at the Art Goebel air school in Kansas City then entering the Universal flying school to Complete his air training. J c. Fletcher a familiar Fig ure on the streets of Beatrice for sixty years. Civil War Veteran and Long time real estate dealer Here passed away at a local Hospital sunday afternoon about 3 30 o clock after a lingering hint is following a stroke of paralysis. He was eighty seven years of age. After be was stricken he was taken to a Hospital and later recovered sufficiently to be about town As usual but he suffered a relapse a few weeks ago and gradually failed until his death. Funeral services will be wednesday afternoon from the har Man Johnson funeral Home. The hour to be Given in tuesday evening s Sun Brief sketch of ufos ratification is seemingly assured Washington. June 23 pm the London naval treaty was Laid before the Senate today by chairman Borah of the foreign relation committee after the committee had approved it by 16 to 4. Inter opting debate on the veterans Relief measure the idahoans submitted the pact merely with the notice that he was reporting a Resolution from the committee. There was no accompanying report. Washington. June 23 the Senate foreign relations committee today approved the London naval treaty. By 16 to 4, the committee ordered it reported to the Senate senators Johnson Republican California and Shipstead farm labor. Minnesota announced they would submit minority reports. The overwhelming support for the treaty in the committee was believed to insure ratification of the pact when it is taken up by the Senate in special session. How they voted those voting against the pact were Johnson Shipstead. Robinson of Indiana and Moses of new Hampshire republicans those voting for it were Borah. Idaho chairman capper. Kansas Gillett Massachusetts Reed Pennsylvania fess. Ohio Goff. West Virginia la Follette. Wisconsin and Vanden Burg Michigan republicans Swanson. A Pittman Nevada Robinson. Arkansas Walsh Montana Harrison. Mississippi or. Fletcher was Bora in Canada. And in his youth served a George. Georgia Black. Alabama the civil War in the third Iowa and Wagner. New York demo Tergit Falls. Minn., june �?T3. I found bound and with Ner face and body slashed Viola Holt 18. Granddaughter of wealthy i Armer today told a vory of in attempt by three men to extort $30,000 on threats of death to members of her family the girl told authorities she a net three r in near a Small Slough last night after she had a a revived a series of notes threatening death to her grandparent my a younger brother unless she id the writer 830,000, while she was unable to raise the Money the girl said she decided that she would die if necessary to save the other members of the family and appeared near the Slough As directed. There she said she met the three men and told them she could not get the Money. Angered the men seized her she said threatened death and finally bound her. Afterwards or of them. She said slashed her across the face Ani body with a Kos of when she screamed the men fled s. R. Snyder one and one half a Miles North of Blue Springs and East of the Blue tuned up his Binder and set to work in a 40-acre wheat Field monday morning. After Fie had made a round or two. Mr., Snyder estimated the yield at about 18 bushels to the acre. He has another Small Field of 16 acre his total wheat acreage being 56 acres. Or. Snyder is paying Harvest hands 35 cents an hour. It is beloved that the Bino Springs Farmer is the first to Start off the 1930 wheat Harvest top cavalry. He was captured by the confederates and was in Ander Sonville prison several months. Few of the prisoners surviving that ordeal. In leaving he took with him his last Days rations which consisted of a handful of meal in a bottle with a wooden spoon which Are now in the museum at the state Capitol. Denver Colo. When he located in Beatrice sixty years ago he operated the first furniture store Here Aud was one of Gage county s first coroners. Since that time he Aas been identified with the business interests of the City and Community. . Fletch passed away in 1920. She was a sister of mrs. Kate Townsend of City. Or. Fletcher is survived by four sons. Fred of Bristol Corn Gayle an i Harry of Minneapolis and Thomas of Chicago. He alas leaves on sister miss a v Fletcher of Keokuk la., his sister in Law mrs. Kate Townsend of Beatrice and several grand children. Ona son. Arthur passed away in 1915. William Achtemeier of the har Bine neighbourhood was in the City monday on bus amp yes. Era is. Early action Borah announced he would submit the treaty to the Senate with out a report but merely introducing a Resolution of ratification. Thie is the usual procedure of his committee. Thus the treaty will be put before the Senate without a word of recommendation either from president Hoover or from the foreign relations committee. In submitting the pact. The president Only called for ratification. Quot the debate will take care of any words of recommendation Quot observed senator Borah with the treaty now on the Senate Calendar there is a possibility that its advocates May move for immediate consideration should the Senate and House become deadlocked on adjourn ment during a quarrel Over the veterans Bill. We now three Englewood. N a. June 23 and mrs. Charles a Lindbergh Are the parents of a son. J the baby weighing even Ani three Qunitera pounds was born at 2 15 p. In. Yesterday in the Home where his Mother the Forcer Anne Morrow was born. Sue became a Mother on her birthday. Aside from the statement of j the baby u birth and hit weight. No detail of the event were Fortu coming from the household of mrs. La no Bergh parents. Ambassador and mrs Dwight w. Morrow except the statement that Mother and baby were rest my comfortably. News of the arrival of the Lindbergh heir spread rapidly to All parts of the country and to foreign shores and within a Short time a Parade of messenger with congratulatory messages and bearing Flowers began to arrive at the Morrow Home. Radio stallions interrupted their programs a to broadcast news of the event. A name had not been announced for the new arrival but Charles a. Ltd berth jr., for j his father or Dwight Morrow j Lindbergh after i. Grandfather were mentioned As probable choices preparations which had been made for mrs Lindbergh s reception in a new York Hospital were cancelled several Days ago and Hospital equipment and two nurses were installed in the Morrow Home. The arrival of messengers trooping up the drive to the House was the Only sign about the Morrow Home to indicate that so momentous event had taken place As the birth of a Young Liua Bergh. There were even Perrons within the House at the time who did not learn of the birth until they left and were informed by outsiders. Hoped for son mrs Lindberg who has been her husband s constant comps lion in the air since their mar triage May 27. 1929. Continued Ner flying to within a few Days of the baby s birth. A servant in the Morrow household said he Louks like his he has blonde hair and Blue eyes. Friend said colonel Lind took the news of his sons birth with an appearance of outward Calm but that the Grandfather Ambas ador Morrow Gava Frank expression to his elation. They also said that the arrival of a boy conformed to the wishes of both colonel Lindbergh and his wife for a son. Veterans Bill says this is no time to increase taxpayers Burden Hines says plan is inequitable most of Middle West sweltering under heat wave Are flocking to beaches for Relief quite a Village new York. June 23 a pvt the 1930 population of greater new Yon is Between 6.891.435 and 6,-991.435 according to final census figures of four of the five boroughs Aud an estimate of the populate n of the Bronx made today by g m Fayles a census supervisor of the Borough. The lower estimate would show an increase of 22 i Lincoln. Nebr. Tuna is Pic Relief from a three Day hot wave apparently waa in sight today As government meteorologists predicted cooler weather in Nebraska for tonight. Temperatures hit the k2 Mark in this state a second time yesterday. Tekamah reported that record while Ashland and Omaha both went on record with 190. Chicago june 23. It k heat wave that topped the Century Mark shoved the Middle West into the water yesterday. The test spot in the Cen trial area was Anna. Ii. With a temperature of 110. Centra a. Iii., was runner up. With 105. St. Louis sheltered at 102. And Omaha a blistered with too. Sioux City to. With 99. And its hottest june Day sin 1926 Cairo Iii Lincoln neb an i Evansville. Ind were one degree better off. With 98 Pipestone. Minn., reported 96 beaches pools and lakes were crowded everywhere. No lifeguard although Chicago beaches Wall not be officially opened until nex saturday thousand thronged them yesterday despite the absence of life guards. South Para beaches will have no guards until next saturday and the municipal beaches will have none ail summer due to the tax Money shortage. Four were drowned saturday Ning when a Boa capsized in a storm on Reid s Lake near Tryon. Neb. Washington. June 23 up it a Senate republicans at a conference today discussed but failed to agree on several substitutes for the finance committee s Veteran Relief Bill opposed by president Hoover. Senator Watson the Republican Leader predicted the committee measures which would add an estimated Cost of $102,000,000 to the present annual Cost of veterans legislation of $511,000,000 would be passed despite the threat of a presidential veto. Or. Hoover in a letter to senator Watson yesterday transmitted views on the legislation by Secretary Mellon to the effect that it would necessitate an increase in taxes next year to void a deficit. Substitutes for the committe measure proposed by senators Reed Pennsylvania and Bingham Connecticut were discussed by the republicans but no definite plans were adopted to press them. Each was estimated to add an additional Cost o about $35,000, too to existing appropriations. Over veto. Bingham proposal was Orgl Nally proposed by the american legion. Passage of the committee Bill which is a modification of the measure passed recently by the House probably would delay the Early adjournment plans of the leaders. A veto of the measure probably would Lead to attempts to pass it again. Republican leaders believe this is Likely. Opening debate senator Reed had the clerk read the president letter and enclosures by or. Mellon and director Hines of the Veteran s Bureau. Interrupting at a Point where the president said the pending Bill went far beyond the Relief programs of veterans organizations senator Shortridge Republican. Said a the president has been misled when he says the legion Doe not approve of this Bill a continued on Page five i hrs. Nam it v low1 Dies at Home in City opposes rate hike Lincoln. June 23. Up railway commissioner John e. Miller filed an opinion today dissenting from the recent allowance of higher Street car ates to the Omaha amp Council Bluffs Street railway company. A i am unable to understand a he wrote a Why the one Man cars cannot be successfully operated in Omaha As Well As other cities. . Nancy a. Lowe Pioneer of Beatrice passed away sunday at her Home Comer of sixth and High streets after a lingering illness aged eighty six years. Until her health failed she was Active in women s Relief corp work in the City and had held various offices in the organization. She was bom in Butler county Ohio in 1543, and had resided in Beatrice for fifty nine years living in the same Home All that time. Her husband. Richard Lowe died Here about fifteen years ago. Surviving Are her two sons. George of Raton. N. M. And Frank of this City. Out of a family of five her brother John q. Reed 509 Market Street this City. Is the Only surviving member. She was a daughter of or. And mrs. David Reed pioneers who did years ago. Funeral will be held tuesday afternoon at 2 o clock from the first presbyterian Church. Rev. Ross Mccown officiating burial in Evergreen Home cemetery. The body will be at the chm from 12 to 1,45 p. In. Rotarians and rotary Anns at Chicago conclave Chicago. June 23 Upit Chicago went round and round today with. Rotary. Between 18.000 and 20,090 rotarians and their wives the rotary Anes returned to commemorate the Silver anniversary of rotary s birth and to open Tho Twenty first annual convention. Hold their wheat Washington june 23. Up wheat co operatives probably Wall voluntarily hold wheat of the 1930 crop so Long As the Price is Low chairman Legge of the farm Board said today in discussing the emergency created by the current Market slump. The Board Legge said has made no definite plans for emergency stabilization of either the 19330 wheat crop or the 1930 Cotton crop. Mind or a e Jones of Lincoln spent sunday in the City As friends Sti Frau Zeppelin indulges in unexpected flapper Capers Berlin. June 23 Abs the itself Rose High from the ground Graf Zepper in which germans Call a she a and have credited with matronly steadfastness paid the world Power conference a visit today after indulging in a Caprice of the sky in which her role of Matron was abandoned for that of flapper. Warmed by in Ravs at Hamburg yesterday the utri Gible s Silver nose acquired unusual buoyancy. It suddenly tipped into the with Only a few of its Crew aboard and with officers and 45 passengers left behind. The Crew radioed there was still excessive buoyancy and that they would be unable to land again. The ship made off for Berlin and Captain Hans Lehmann followed in an air plane. The Zeppelin arrived at Starken Ai drome at 9 p. Rn., and w is brought safely to Earth in the j. Vij a i re a. A it and is a moment the dirigible j Cool of evening

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