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Dubuque Times Journal (Newspaper) - July 27, 1924, Dubuque, Iowa For Dubuque and Vicinity a sunday fair and Wanner. Ten Dot Estes Jolo Strnal for Dubuque and Vicinity fair tonight a a rising temperature a it Globe journal fist is i. Us la. L Imo est. Ih56. Associated press leased wire. Is. E. A. Sortie. Dubuque Iowa sunday july 27,1924. Twenty four pages seven Ems Pek Opy Voll one 68, no. 17. You and i a Albert Appl j i Dea i. Tho death rate in cities is dropping Linter than in the country. Urn in same a medical experts report. A parallel fact is that the mortality rate among babies in new York City s Quot Jower East Side Quot is less than on the farms of new York state. Medical clinics health education and sanitation in cities these arc making cities healthier than the outdoors. Environment is not All. Most doctors and nurses look healthy. Yet they live in the midst of diseases. They simply take care of themselves. Shrinking. Our country has 3,500 fewer Miles of Railroad tracks than it had eight years ago. Railroad building has been virtually at. A standstill. Considerable unprofitable trackage has been abandoned. Traffic experts Are a bit worried Over the situation. But you May live to see the tracks of some of our greatest rail systems covered with rust., displaced by air planes. Chances Are though Well need both same a we need the horse As Well As the Auto. Canned. The nation is increasingly eating out of a tin can americans use the ran opener on More than 1,000 Mil ours of canned food in a year. Is Over six times us much As in deadlock Over Budge by chief lion this 1900. With sad regret Veteran eaters observe the rapid passing of the Good old Days when a Quot put tips shelf after shelf of canned fruit Jelly. Jam. Apple butter and rage tables for the Winter. But the gain for a is Worth it All. She used to be a slave in the hot Kitchen most of the summer. Ill Shands. Towns where women own All the property and Are permitted to divorce their husbands if they get tired of them. These Are discovered in the wild parts of Western India by mrs. Ernest Thompson Seton. Divorce Mills certainly would work 21 hours a Day if we had a similar system in America the i ability to live together without get i ting tired of each other is the real i fan in a Cul a test of marriage. When you re dead. A you re a Long time dead. So within National marriage. It s the most important decision of one s lifetime. Young people should venture cautiously. Kit has. On of a population of Over hi#,-Ppo,00h, Only 6,787. In americans paid income tax for the year 1922, a a Independent government figures disclose. The in joint committee income tax directly affects legs than a fourth of the population. How Many should . Hut Dodge income tax reduction is not Apt to have much influence on three out of four votes. Washington to be Center of Campaign Headquarters of three major parties will be there by Robert t. Sum la. Copyright 1924. Washington july 26.�?Washington is to be the grand political Headquarters of the presidential Campaign. Nominally the republicans Are to Call Chicago their Headquarters but president Coolidge the candidate and chief asset of the party will remain in Washington until election time and will naturally be the Central figure in constant political consultations. The democrats Are to establish their Headquarters Here with branches in new York and Chicago and possibly in Denver and Francisco. The democrats hav it contracted for Twenty five Roon one of the newest office Bufi Din the Capitol. This is the most pretentious Quot headquarter ring the followers of Jackson and Jefferson have attempted in Many a Long year and indicates the Prosperity they expect to hover around the old War Chest these next few months. Third party plans. The la Fol Jette Wheeler outfit i which has not yet selected an of i tidal name for itself will also make matters in Washington. Its limit teen has been selected and will function As committees do in the Ider parties. The Lafollette followers Are being Franker about the necessity of raising a my Campaign fund than either of the older parties and have engaged an expert in Money ratting to take the Helm. Thus far the Campaign committee is known Only is representing fhe conference for progressive political action and the Lafollette for Prest Romance in evening of their fives has tragic end Battle to death fought by aged rivals. Inmates of almshouse for favor of woman of 70 ban i i St s in a m by Philip j. Sinnott Nea service writer san Francisco july 26�?who says we arc total losses at 70? and Romance and Vixen Ness Are Only for the younger generations Ida Hubbell 70-year-old inmate of the county Relief Home is All the refutation one needs Ida for whose favor two other inmates past to fought to the death and Ida who with Carmen esque coquetry casts aside the survivor. Henry Mueller 75, As he Waits Here for possible manslaughter trial. The Relief Home inmates Are All stirred up about it. On the Garden benches on the porches or in the easy chairs inside where these senile bits of flotsam irom a Busy practical world Are cast to die cracked voices shrill in High treble Heads nod vigorously and canes Pound on floors and walks so interesting and Multi sided is the Case to them. Smiles tor both for Ida still bears a Youthful firm look despite her threescore and Tea years of misfortune. And they do say that her smile and looks has made the heart of Many an old inmate Speed up alarmingly. Not the least of those so affected were Hugh m Closkey and Henry Mueller. They were so keen for Milady s glances that they eliminated All others in Pursuit of her favor. Then came Green eyed jealousy to stalk Romance in its trip through the Home for the aged and by bitterness and recrimination slay Romance with tragedy. The old ladies used to Giggle at continued on Page 2. Continued on Page 2 it officers Are named by business women a ind july 26.�?miss Ard of Portland Ore i cited president of the ration of business and women at the closing Iloth annual coven Ocia Tion Here yester Wese Baade lift or gun was National f profession session of the Ion of the As Day. Miss Marne Stevens of Minneapolis was elected treasurer on the a a a cond ballot after a tie with m is Florence Sands Dallas. Except for the office of treasurer elections were uncontested and nearly unanimous. Miss Olive Joy Wright of Cleveland Ohio was named first View president miss Mary Johnston Trenton n. J., second vice president and miss Lila Ashby of Little Rock ark., corresponding Secretary. Only two new officer were elected. Miss Chloe Miller recording Secretary and miss Stevens. Girl tarred then feathered by woman Cutler of Boone to run for Congress Protection of americans in Persia asked Frederick. My july 26.�?i Yeoman who applied the coat re feathers to miss Doroth was a of tar loan 20 years old of Martinsburg w. Va., near Myersville thursday night mrs. Lloyd Shank wife of a Farmer admitted this at the hearing Bere last night of herself and eight i men accused of being participants in the affair. Ail the men were released on Hall of $2,oho each for the grand jury on a technical charge of Volunteer assault and Battery. Mrs Shank was unable to furnish Bonds and was sent to jail. Boone la., july 26.�?francis g. J Cutler of Boone today authorized announcement of his candidacy for Congress from Hie tenth Iowa Dis i Triet. As an Independent. He will i oppose ii. Dickinson Republican. I who is Leader of the farm bloc in i the House of representatives. In announcing his candidacy Cut a Ler declared he was Quot in Hearty sym a Pathy with the work of senator Rob j Ort m. 1-Afollette, to free our country from the Power of special privilege David Belasco is 111 with bronchitis new York july 26.�? David Belasco Dean of american theatrical pro duffers is Iii with Grippe and Bron gone and he finds it difficult to con a Bitts hero. His voice is entirely verse in whispers. Physicians said today his condition was not alarming. He was 65 years old yesterday. Lafollette to recruit soap Box orators Washington july 26 state department officials prepared today to formally ask the persian government to take immediate measures to pro j Lect american citizens in that country from attacks and insults from natives understood to he hostile toward foreigners Ainee the killing of major Robert Imbrie american vice Consul at Teheran and developments following that affair. Decision of the department to take this action followed receipt of ad-1 vices from Joseph s. Kronfeld Amer i in an mini sir telling of insults to j mrs. Imbrie widow of the former Consul for which a Young persian was said to lie responsible. According to the ministers dispatch the persian youth grabbed the Vail worn by mrs. Imbrie attempting i to tear it from her and. At the same j time expect rating upon her person. I the reported outrage wag said to have occurred at Teheran last Mon witness in Franks Case challenged police sergeants testimony attacked by defense Chicago july 26.�? by the associated press a insinuating that the states testimony which credited Nathan i Copold jr., with a desire to plead guilty before a Quot Friendly judge was a fabrication Clarence s. Barrow chief counsel for Nathan Leopold and Richard Loeb struck hard today at this evidence. It was the first time since the boys pleaded guilty to the kidnapping and murder of Robert Franks that their counsel had challenged the truth of any material fact brought out by the witnesses summoned by Robert f. Crowe states attorney. James j. Garland detective sergeant Drew the fire of the Veteran attorney for the defense. Barges fabrication. After bringing out that All other conversation Between the policeman and Leopold had been recorded in some Way in notes or reports but that the Quot Friendly judge remark had not been put Down either in writing or shorthand or. Darrow said. A is no to it True that this whole Story of the conversation which you said Nathan hoped for a prison sentence by a plea of guilty before a Friendly judge was a pure fabrication concocted for the purpose of intimidating the a a it is not a declared Cortland. A lasses identified. Aside from this attack on Gort land s testimony of yesterday the Short saturday session was rather perfunctory. An optician further identified the glasses found near the Culvert where Franks body was placed As having been made for Leopold. A Railroad clerk added a bit of evidence to the Chain of circumstances which the state claims shows that the boys tried to get a second Ransom letter to Franks father by Leav pacifists i Are rebuked \ by Coolidge Washington july 26.�?president j Coolidge today rebuked As a unfair those who have condemned out of hand simply through the device of misrepresentation a the plans of the government for Observance of National defense Day on september 12. The president presented his comment in a letter to Frederick j. Libby executive Secretary of the National Council for prevention of War an organization which inaugurated to Daya Campaign in behalf of w orld cooperation for peace and which had asked the president to endorse the movement. A i wish crime might be abolished but i would not therefore abolish courts and police Protection a the president. Quot i wish War might be made impossible but i would not leave my country unprotected meanwhile. The defense test seems to me a Means to assure the fullest efficiency to the extremely modest defense Force our country maintains. Third name submitted by Kendall state auditor Haynes second nominee rejected continued on rage 2. Mayor Hylan May run for governor much interest displayed in Texas primary explosion in Pennsylvania mine kills 10 new York. July 26.�?intimation by mayor Hylan who is in California with William Randolph Hearst that he May run for the democratic nomination for governor if the progressive demand it caused a flurry in political circles today. George w. Olvany the new Leader of tammany Hall withheld com i ment. He recently urged governor Smith to enter the race for re election. To resume Revenue Bureau probe sept. 2 a Washington july 26.�? a meeting today of the Senate select committee organized to investigate the internal Revenue Bureau resulted in Tho for Mal resignation of senator Watson Republican Indiana As its chairman his replacement by senator co Zeua Republican Michigan and a decision for a resumption of the inquiry september 2. Dawes will open his c Campaign at Lincoln Clit ago in by brigadier general Charles j. Dawes Republican nominee tor vice president will open lits National Campaign with an address at Lincoln nchr., August 29, affording to an announcement nil icon Headquarters today. Washington july 26. An army of speaker a will be called into service during the campaigning season to plead the cause of the la Collette Wheeler presidential ticket. The attack those in charge of preliminary arrangements a a will he directed against both the old parties with equal vigor. A special committee will supervise the speech making under the direction of the Campaign committee its personnel probably will to announced in a Day or two. After organizing a speakers Bureau. The committees tank will be not Only to arrange for Tho speaking engagements of senator la Fol Letto and his running mate senator Wheeler but to make selections from Tho list of persons who have volunteered to stump for the ticket. Someone will he called upon to address Small neighbourhood Wallica some Ward or town meetings mid others especially fitted for the task. To carry the Appeal to larger gatherings in cities and states where Tim ticket appears to have a fighting Chance or better. It is not a Sproba i that Hie soap Box orator will lie at Given an Opportunity to Appeal for i votes on the Street Corner. Tim native policeman reported to have been some distance away from i the place where mrs. Imbrie was attacked but who is believed to have witnessed the affair made no attempt i to protect the woman or interfere with her assailant the dispatches said. Christmas ship to be sent to Germany i i Philadelphia july 26 a proposal to Send a Christmas ship to Ger a Many Laden with practical Christmas i gifts for impoverished citizens is an-1 bounced by the presbyterian general j Assembly. The gifts suggested by the com j Mitt be include clothing unbleached a Muslin sheets invert milk and cod liver Oil. The ship is scheduled to j arrive in Germany Joe comb r i. The iat Day for receiving goods in this country is november of. I a committee of american Church women will accompany Tho ship Ami meet a German women a Church j committee. Iowa City doctor is sued by patient i Iowa City la. July 26.--alleging j i that she was burned by Radium and ministered to her in a local Hospital i through the endure of or w. R. White Attal inc Anzek today brought int against tin prominent Iowa City a King $.,&,nun damages. I she tusks that certain Hooks Ami records lie produced in court Ami judge i i la i p ii Otto Bas ordered Tho defendant to Jaee them in evidence on july i 28. Or Whiting denies every Aile Gat iou in the woman s petition i Dallas Texas july 25.�?the a Siux Elan strength of the Farmer labor element and How Many voter the first woman to make the race for the democratic gubernatorial nomination will receive Are tile principal issues and interests in the democratic primary in Texas today. Mrs. Miriam a. Ferguson of Temple wife of former governor James k. Ferguson and Tho first woman to seek the democratic nomination for governor in the history of Texas polities has Lier name on the ballots with eight other candidates. She entered the race when her husband was unsuccessful in getting his name on the ticket because he was once impeached from the same office. All of the candidate tor the gubernatorial nomination except judge Felix Robertson win has announced he has tile support if the klan have at one time or another denounced the klan. The gubernatorial candidate a -1 j lids Felix Robertson Dallas Lynch Davidson Houston mrs Miriam Ferguson Temple t. W. Davidson Marshall state senator Joe Burkett Eastland adjutant general Thomas d. Barton Austin state senator w. A. Collins Dallas w i Pope Corpus Christi George Vav Dixon Houston. Aloma Sli Eppard senior Vic i in Staten senator from Texas is seeking renomination and is opposed to a John f. Maddox of Houston Aud Fred. W. Davis of Austin. Argentine Birdman off on world flight Paris july 26.�?major Pedro Zulu no Argentine flier who hopped off from Amsterdam this morning on a projected world flight arrived at Rotterdam and left a 9 45 a in. It re Bourget. The French flying Field near Paris. Aviation experts in r do not believe lie will be Able to continue ills flight beyond Lebom net today lie is following the rom taken by Stuart Maclaren the Bidi is ii flier. Gates pa., july 26 the bodies of president spends ten miners who met death last night when an explosion wrecked a Section of the Viates mine of tile la. C. Fuck Coke company were brought to the surface shortly after Dawn today. Seventy five miners were at work when the blast came and a Cheek of the company list showed that sixty five reached safety state mine inspectors and the Coroner have started an investigation. The explosion occurred about 7 30 of clock last night and was local in j character affecting Only that part of the mine in which tile ten men a were working. The mine is of the Shaft Type Aud the chamber in which i the nun were working is located j about two Miles from the mine en-1 trance other portions of the mine escaped and the workmen quickly be their Way to the surface. I statement issued at the office the Frick company at Scottdale a said the explosion was of a nil nature and that All men King in the mine at the time had a mounted for Abs a copt ten. Explosion last night was the to occur Here within the last a ars. In february 1922, an on resulted in the death it f five men. Week end at desk Washington july 26�?cooler weather bringing to an end the heat wave prevalent in Washington All week led president Coolidge to abandon today his usual week end trip aboard the Mayflower in favor of a weekend in Washington devoted to conferences and work on his notification address. In been j u red the Aeron Davis will end stay in Maine next thursday fast i. C. Train is derailed in South Obion tenn., july 26.�?three persons were slightly injured Early today and numerous others escaped probable death when the a Panama limited a fast South bound passenger of the Illinois Central Railroad was derailed Here. I he derailment was said to have been caused by the dislocation of a Brake beam under the tinder of Hie locomotive. As the train approached a trestle Over the Obion River the tender buckled and left the rails. Tho seven Carn of the train left the rails the observation and rear sleeping car Over turning. The other Cero remained upright. Traffic was delayed several hours while wrecking Crews removed the debits. Kansas Points with Pride to prohibition Topeka. Has., july 26.�?�?otheir Victory message to the world Quot is the title of a circular being broadcast by a number of Kansas organizations and signed by a number of widely known Kansas citizens. It purports to set Forth the Kansas View Quot after forty four years of the list of signers is headed by Henry j. Allen former governor of Kansas governor Jonathan m. Davis attorney general c. D. Griffith William Allen White and Victor Murdock. First dry state. A Kansas was the Pioneer state in the United states to prohibit the liquor traffic by constitutional amendment and it proclaims the Success of this legislation which forever barred intoxicating liquor from the states boundaries a the statement says. A a a try and county officials enforcement officers state officials men and women of the professions in each of the 105 counties testify to the Success of the Twenty one word legislative enactment which in 1880 made Kansas a dry state. Quot a the manufacture and Sale of intoxicating liquor shall forever be prohibited in this state Kansas except for medicinal scientific Anil mechanical purposes. A today More than four decades after the passage of the Des Moines la., july 26.�? by Tho associated press a a third attempt to satisfy tile Iowa Senate with the selection of a budget director was made by governor Kendal today when he sent to that body the formal nomination of Herbert i. Foskett of Shenandoah a hanker. Along with Foskette a nomination governor Kendall nominated Clarence m. Young of Des Moines a former state senator to be associate director. In proposing Foskett the governor was said to believe he had removed the controversy from the realm of politics and had selected a Man fitted for the place who would he acceptable to both and All interests especially the farm blog of the Senate which had brought about refusal of confirmation for state auditor Glenn c. Haynes and Fred Maytag of Newton. Or. Foskett has not been in politics for a number of years. He served two terms in the Senate some years ago and acted during one of those terms As chairman of the appropriations committee. The Senate received the nominations at 2 30 p. In. New move is made. Just As the nominations reached the Senate chamber it voted to suspend the rules to permit introduction of a Hill authorizing the governor to appoint it budget director without Senate confirmation who we Ould hold office until february i 1925. With this Avenue open for a break of the deadlock it was doubtful for a time whether consideration of the Foskett Nomona Tenn would he taken up hut it finally was decided to Call an executive session and formally receive the nomination which however cannot be acted upon under Tho Law until monday Haynes rejected Des Moines la., july 26.�?glenn c. Haynes the second selection of governor Kendall for Iowa budget continued on Page 2. Fruit warehouses destroyed by fire Yakima wash., july 26.�?fire which for a time threatened much of the business District of this City was controlled this morning after a strenuous fight. The flames destroyed about one and one half blocks of fruit warehouses with losses estimated at a Quarter of a million dollars. The police said they had evidence the lire was of incendiary origin two girls having reported they saw two men running from one of Tho burned buildings shortly before the flame broke out. Worker overcome by Gas in Tunnel a tit brother of Duncan Sisters is married to Hli ago july 26. Harold Duncan tither of Vivian and Rosetta Quot top and Eva Duncan the actresses i Marjorie Wright of web t. N. A a a were married yesterday Crown a Point ind., upsetting plans a the wedding which had been euculed for sunday a or it Ute to the Elty Hall to obtain a License for the proposed Cere it by they changed their minds and Iii Reid to Crown Point instead anime dug lie marriage by Telephone Iii us re later. Trig Mal plans for the Weddig a in in july were postponed after Rob and his sister Rosetta were ured in an encounter with police Cicero a suburb. Jute j dark Harbor Islesboro Maine july 26.�?john w. Davis democratic and Nln a party Standard bearer has definitely j decided to end his vacation Here next thursday. Under this program j lie will have a full week in new York to put the finishing touches to his address accepting the Presidio j Gal nomination Aud for conferences it with party leaders before leaving i for Clarksburg. W. Va., for the official notification ceremonies. Upon his arrival at new York the nominee will meet his manager j Clem l. Shaver to receive reports regarding organization Plai i by rapid Progress Iii building Cedar rapids la., july 26.�? Frank Tenley Foreman of the Cedar rapids Gas company was overcome by Gas in a Tunnel under first Avenue this morning and a dragged Bove i out unconscious by his Sun and Fel amendment there is found through Low workers. He finally was revive out Tho state a Well developed tem i Tenley had gone into Hie Trench i pent Nee conscience a Strong Dis-1 la make a connection. He tut be on i gust for intemperance. Respect for be Gas believing he could make Iii j the Law. Which to Early years of pro connection before a sufficient Quan Hihi Tion was brought about by com Hgt escaped to harm him b i aulsion now is voluntary. Each How was to great the Aita generation is furl Lier removed from absorb it and he was Juncos the for poisonous drink by five minutes. Prompt act politician in the i the of his son was ail in orate the repeal j saved his life. Use to knows Thun App a other state we of pro i the ivc people i the Anu or poisonous is not dares Hon be it helming majority of the state Are in fave Linen t Tim cd to Cio is nou that the a of Morgan financier sails for Europe general Tinley in line for promotion to i organization has been in is desired to have this. Plans for the Campaign practically finished form three months fight is launched with the Dell acceptance speech on a the exact place of holding titration ceremonies in Cia iih8 yet to be determined up l a i desires that they Tak at his old Home Iii Clat where his sister now lives i to Leader wish to hold it the greatest number of pen i tie accommodated s. Fair up this Desmo be la., july 26.�?briga and it Dler Genet Al Matt Tinley of Council Well As Bluffs Ullh it been nominated Niaj it a self in Genera in command of Hie 34th do in the vision of infantry a National guard or Mally unit wit i Headquarters at Des Moines a id Iii promotion now is t la pending la a fore the War department the no adjutant t Jeneral Lasher announced rib org today. T be division includes National Gnu re organizations of Iowa. Minnesota. General to North and South Dakota Nicy s nomination As Coin it Pur Unander i is been approved by Hie of the state concerned ple can and will b ration of Leeome effective upon reptile War department. Irk jul tiling of a slip a do Nylon Connee Terence in to r pm i Tinea i that cd w in let Al Lect p. Moi in Tod a a Hui is trip the it Tau. On to a i in ter tial Mal Iowa publisher is claimed by death journal p a i ii in a Perot a to dint a

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