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Greencastle Daily Banner (Newspaper) - March 4, 1939, Greencastle, Indiana0 yep weather rain Anu Toldra a 0 the Darcy Banner a it Waves for ally 04 4 q United press service All the Home mews 4,4, Lime forty seven Green Castlio Indiana sat today March 4, 193. No. 119 Lei Mon. Lisse Olville and cubs win s pm ? reels Ville i Roachdale Are a h1miv\tei> 0 tuts this afternoon o Brit Lri a a. Russellville and Belli Ion meet i Greencastle in sell Inal round. Main county basketball Stock expert to soar several Points of Titi o of Bainbridge took the again the Russell Villa bees a Tiger cubs lined Opp it Ilion to the Belle Union is in the annual sectional net in in the local gymnasium. Bai n Bridge Russell v i lie tilt Scute muted at 2 o clock while the a cast Belle Union game waa to j Thistle in at 3 belts. The two its were just the beginning of is to happen at 8 of clock toil for that will bring together Ringeis f the afternoon Battles finals of the local sectional. If even t a passbook tot tonight s lenient it would be Wise to get because the Best of the ift Ball a Paters arc shouting that Usall will be on for the to it oks. Snellville earned its Way to the by eliminating Putnam last night to the tune of .19 to Jain i Ige went into the found King Cloverdale thursday night a Castor got into the four Comer fair tie hard Way taking fill thursday night and then Down Roachdale last night by the of 36 to 20. Belle Union was the Semi final signal by trim Redsville. 29 to 19, last night. Russellville wins a bees of Russellville left their in the Putnamville bulldogs in Friday night s three Gam winning out by the margin of 21. Snellville opened Strong and held to 5 Edge at the end of the Ilg Quarter. By half time the sent their opponents to the dres room baiting 20 to 11. The bees rued their rout in. The third by shooting their Lead to 31 to d coasted to Victory in the g stanza. Re led the winners with a total Points by registering four goals and six free throws. His mate Sellers was close on his with 10 pol hts for team honors guard set the Page for put Jille i v counting three times Ali Field and six times from parity Stripe for a total of 12 a. Blue also connected three from afield for the boys re by Maurice Cooper. Frazier tuai Ville and j. Compton of Mellvil were banished from the t by the foul route. A v Roper s bees Sel ved Nota form of Sellers Buller Arbyrd scoring Trio that eat Down to Greencastle to thing in the books in an a i Quot win the sectional title and to tussle this afternoon sets for an important test for Sant urge pointers As Well As sees. Iwin i clowns Birds u Union took Foini Iiams of the arly in the first Quarter Man ipod out in front the rest of via to turn Hack Reelsville. 20 in the second game on last Gram in the local sectional. R a hew and Knight gave the i i Reelsville a 3 to 0 Edge i ening minutes. Smedly in a free toss and Kellar and d ripped in baskets to set up a advantage for a Belle Union i 1 a nested three More times a Quot i a twice from the Field and the free throw line to Ftp he Union build up a 13 to 4 or Lead. Hurst and Smedly did org for thai winners in the a Quot ind while Skelton Knight new and Bond contributed to the Ville cause. Id into the third Frante with a 10 margin. Belle Union was out by the Birds 8 to 5. But i Tea toned. Broadstreet tallied re throws for but a let it Union and Civ a j led one Point for the loathe last period. Wiz re of Hurst featured the so performance. Tie big Center 14 of Belle unions 20 Points. Key next High for the Vic a a quintet with nine Points. B. The main cog of the reels club. The tiny but effective for waa Pood for nine Points and a or game was a constant threat victors. Skelton tallied five and Knight dropped in four a a Nalii died on Puit two mrs. Mary Green Toney 0 Dies at Home of son legislature in Jam As end of meet nears mrs. Mary j. Green Toney 89 years old. A member of the Long Branch Christian Church in Putnam county and a he widow of John Toney civil War Veteran died Fri. Day afternoon at the Home of her son House and Senate at 1,01.-Oliver Green Northeast of Harmony be Kheak Over several in Eastern Clay county she is sur a important measures Vived by three Damp ugh ters and two _ sons most of whom live in Clay b u u g e t Bili u p to i it a y county and seven Brothers living in Illinois. There Are 29 grandchildren of a Hind Bill and Gross tax plans and 18 great grandchildren. Funeral remain to Las worked out in services will be held sunday after-1 session noon at 1 30 o clock at Ltd son funeral Home in Brazil. Interment will be at the Long Branch cemetery West of Greencastle. Termination. Of termites threatened japs Russia a Tokyo March 4 cd up x newspaper dispatch from sinking. Mai Chukuro. Reported today that russian and japanese Manchu Kuan Border guard were fighting sporadically on the Frontier new Manchu i an 1 that 11 russians had been killed so far. The dispatch Publ tied in the Independent Liberal Asaki assert 1 that the fighting started when 100 russians attacked japanese Man Chukuani Border guards. Beef cattle men to plan program Mon. City firemen to end life of Little insects in City building Many already eradicated indicted some i on Wood work of building near tin ground Lino termite termination is threatened by the City firemen Quot As far As the presence of those pest Ferous Little insects in the City building is concerned. There have been termites exterminated there by the thousands this Winter through the application of exterminator. The colonies attacked h3 ving been located under the Plank flooring Over the trenches in which the heating and waiter pipes Are Laid along the sides of the main room. Those colonics of the posts were eradicated the firemen say. But they Are now eyeing a space under the floor near the Bottom of the stairway and the firemen Are saying a if they Hatch we will get the termites do not knew it. But it is a fact hat if they follow instinct handed Down by parents to children in the termite race through centuries and Lay eggs this Spring and Hatch them and their Little ones emerge from the hiding place of the parents then the firemen will Espy the youngsters crawling around outside the Odd ones Lair and a Campaign will be started to wipe out the entire Colony. The termites inflicted some damage on the Wood work of the building. Near the ground line but none of the planks were so badly damaged that they had to be discarded. Now that the presence of the termites has been discovered and remedial Steps taken it is probable there will be no further damage. Await naming Secretary Vatican City. March 4. A up diplomats throughout Europe awaited the appointment of a Secretary of state by Pope Pius Xii today in the belief that they might reduce the course of the new supreme pontiff work policy. There was considerable Survis Quot because the Pope did not name his Secretary of state yesterday. Indianapolis. Ind. March 4.�? a up deadlock Between the Republican House and the democratic Senate Over raising and distribution of Highway funds appeared Likely to outlast the 81st session today. Although the Senate last night adopted a majority report of the roads committee on a House Bill set j ting up a new system of allocating Highway funds to cities and counties. Senate democrats said definitely no final action would be taken on the measure until the House passes on another Road measure. The other Bill in the altercation is a House Bill originally designed simply to repeal the weight tax Law on trucks. Amendments made to the measure in the Senate in an attempt to replace Revenue which would be inst under the weight tax repeal provide for a $1 automobile licence fee and an increase in gasoline tax from 4 cents to 5 cents a gallon. The House refused to concur in the Senate amendments. The decision of the Senate democrats to withold final action on the redistribution Bill came yesterday when House members of a conference committee on the measure refused to meet with Senate members of the committee. The Bill being held in the Senate would increase allocations of Highway funds to local units by about $2,000,000 annually. The controversial measure to reduce the Gross income tax rate for retailers was before the Senate today after being pushed to passage Quot stage yesterday. As received from the House the Bill would have reduced the rate for retailers from one percent to one half of one percent and the exemption from $3.000 to $1.000. Under the present setup substituted for the Hoys Bill in the Senate finance committee the tax would be paid More As a License fee and on a sliding scale Basic. The sliding scale which provides a $1,200 exemption begins with a rate of three tenths of one percent for incomes from $1,200 to $15.000 a year and increases to 2 percent for incomes of More than $100.000 a year. It would include not Only retailers but service trades and manufacturers and industries engaged in severing natural resources a Wal. The production and Severance would be based upon the value of production rather than upon actual income in order to avoid complications with those industries engaged Gnu mini i i in Lttie will not have accurate of figures on number of cattle in county or. M. Ii. Turk passed away in California meeting at court Hoie discrepancy Between assessors figures and census a reports to revive Trade Berlin March 4 up do a Hjalmar Schacht the financial Quot Viz Ards recently ousted As to id of the Reichs Bank was reported in re when the beef cattle men of put Lable quarters today to have been in Nam county go into their conference strutted by a Adolf Hitler to take in the court House next monday to command of a great Campaign to re plan their program for this Yeai and Vive foreign Trade. To discuss the present situation in their particular Field of activity they will not have in their Possession accurate figures concerning the actual number of head of cattle now on Putnam farms. The Only Means of St Imatong the number of head is by taking the figures from preceding reports and judging by Thorn. Rowland funeral to be held sunday afternoon funeral services tor William o. Rowland Well known resident of 106 West Berry Street who died Friday oin Oming at his biome will be held sunday afternoon at 230 o clock from the Rector funeral Home. Thea a Rev. J. Drover of amp inward. Pastor of Mas Ron in Greenwood and the fir9t Baptist Church assisted by was graduated in 1890 the Rev. C m. Mcmurc of the Gobin from Dei Ait chuch will to in charge interment 0 a will be fade in fore t Hill cemetery. Had been in ill health p ill it carers will be Edgar r Ley. Raymond Baldwin heart trouble was believed to Wail ter Bryan. Gilbert Turney and have i used death sur Rex Thompson. Flower girls will be a kid t5y widow Dora Seeley. Wilhelmina Hosle. A a a a Emma Justus May Ann Collins. Rv1 a i tiv it and friends of i. Morris Evelyn Crump and Chryst amp a Tunney. Scout Council to conduct Camp r for returns to Meel rebellion conservatives s in e a King against administration in behalf of business welfare Annittie. For aged not same Council planning for fifth girls Tini 14-21 at Camp Friendly the Greencastle girl scouts Loc a Council is planning to conduct a Camp for fifty local girl scouts. June 14 to 21. At Camp Friendly Mccormick s Creek state Park. Spencer. Indiana in the March 1939 girl scout Leader Catherine t. Hammet has this to say about girl scout camping., a the girl scout organisation believes that Camp presents a situation that is a. Specially Well adopted to furthering the objectives of the organization in making the girl a More adequate in do visual within a group. Front the girls Point of View it is fun. Adventure. New and interesting things to do. Friends a Chance to live out of doors. From the Leader s Point of View the Opportunity for i girl t v live a on her own in an environment that is on her own experience level in a Small Community geared to the age. Needs and interests of the girl herself a stimulation of appreciations and enjoyments not found elsewhere a contribution to health Seli Reliance. In Pines the count 1 wishes the parents of scouts worn i consider seriously their ability to provide this worthwhile experience for their daughters. Going to Camp does not a just All Winter the local Council has Iwen making Plains for the Camp but parents and scouts also have their part in making a Camp a Success. The National Organ Iza t Ion of girl scouts has a set of minimum standards for every Type of. Girl scout Camp which the Council intends to meet in every respect. The Camp will have a Well Quale fied staff of Counselor. The director i i be mrs. Winifred Degg of Terre haute who has halt a several years experience with the Stout Camp conducted by the Torre haute Council. One Seay on mrs. Lagg was the director of the Camp. The Counselor so far arranged for Are miss Anne Nichols formerly of Greencastle who has had Many yearn experience in girl scouting and in g re scout Camps and is at present a teacher of physical education in the schools of Kin Kake Illinois miss Nichols Han worked with a Riper units and is a red Cross life saving instructor. Mrs Paul Hunt. Martinsville formerly commissioner of the local Council. Miss Carol Goodenough. Green Castle. Captain of the second word troop for five years. Miss Betty Greenleaf. Greencastle. Do Pauw student lieutenant in Junior High school troop for two yews and r Consler in the Terre haute girl scout Camp last summer is a senior red Cross life Siver and a Golden Eagle scout. Miss Lave me Wool Ford Terre haute. Depauly student. Golden Eagle scout. It the present time Washington. March 4. A up a president Roos Evrit returned to the capital today on the sixth anniversary of ins first inauguration to confront a democrats rebellion in democrats Are speaking against the administration and in behalf of business. They demand speedy Economy assurances against further form. More careful selection of presidential appointees to responsible office. # before delivering an address to a joint session of Congress at noon commemorating the 150th anniversary of the first Congress. Or. Roosevelt followed his annual March 4 custom and attended Church services at St. Johns episcopal Church across Lafayette Square from the out by the county state and nation White House. There As on each previous anniversary of his first inauguration the president accompanied by members of his immediate family who Are confusion Over the two types of payments made to the aged under the social Security act has brought on explanation Benton Curtis. County welfare director explaining the difference Between old Agu assistance and old age benefits. Old age assistance paid by the county welfare department with the Fini Uncial help of the state and Federal governments provides Cash allowances to Indiana citizens Over the afro of 63 who Are in Nee i and no to a a a k possible for those who cannot sup amp. Port themselves to go on Uva in in i in the. To Are haute Camp for their own Homes the director explained. Quot in All cases the amount of old age assistance is based upon the actual needs of a he aged person with the maximum limit set sit $30 b y both state and Federal Laws Quot the director said. Old age benefits or old age insurance under the social Security Law provides Cash benefits for wage earners after they reach the age of 65, he a Gar less of their needs. These benefits will be paid directly by the Federal government. A monthly Premium is paid into the fund by the wage earner and his employer. Old age Benefit payments will not begin until 1942. Quot old age assistance under the Public welfare promm is a plan worked then too. There is u discrepancy Between the figures turned in by the assessors working in Putnam county and those of the census reports. For the year 1935, for instance the Federal census report stated there were on the first a Lay of that year a total of 20.262 cattle on Putnam farms the assessors be parts for March 1. 1935, show a total of 15,032 of a fall cattle a taking the census figures As Correct. There was an increase of tors than 7.000 in the number of cattle in Putnam county in 1935 than there were in the number reported by the farm census of 1930. In the latter year there were reported by the o. Nous takers a total of 13.446 cattle in Putnam. Of the total number of cattle in 1930. 7.663 were cows. Five years later there were reported 10,8.38 cows. One Well informed Man gave it As his opinion that the number of head of beef cattle in the county has declined somewhat since the last official figures were published. This he said waa a due to the lower prices now paid for beef Stock. There is no census report at hand later than that of 1935, but the 1936 report of the assessors who listed the Putnam cattle or taxation a gives the total of a Quot All cattle in Putnam As 15,859, an increase of More than 800 Over their corresponding figures for 1p35. The assessors figures for 1937, on the same a fall cattle item gives the number As 14.701. A decline of close to a thousand from the preceding year. Contrasted with the decline in cattle numbers is the increase of about one thousand head in the number of a fall hogs a As returned by the assessors poultry. 0 incidentally showed an increase. Old r citizens of the county recall the heavy shipments of beef cattle made by a number of Putnam county producers the Lockridge for instances each year Selling Many car loads particularly of Fine shorthorn cattle an it. There were Large sales made by others of the county. There were a several men in this Vicinity whose occupation was the buying and Selling of livestock but whose occupation is now gone. Only few apply for exemption mortgage exemption requests May be filed until May 1 state by prescribes form if to ii have received word of the death of or. Turk in los Angeles calif., where he an 1 i s. Turk went during mid Winter to spend several m nth. He had been in failing health for several years. Heart trouble was believed to have caused his death. Or. Turk was bom in Greenwood on june 2, 1867. Was graduated from Depauw University with the class of 1890 an i was prominent in educate on Al and religious circles throughout the country. He held honorary a Grees from Ivy new Boston University and Washburn College. He served As assistant librarian at Depauw and then As pastor of the methodist Church it Orland. Later to became a student in the school of All sciences in Boston an went from there As minister in the congregational Church in new England. He also served As Paster of the first congregational Church in los Angeles. He retired from the Active ministry several years ago. Coming to a a encase from Portland me. He is survive d by the widow. Mra. Ollie Hays Turk who was bom and reared in Greencastle and who wan with him at the time of his death in los Angelos. The funeral services will be held in the first congregational Church the form requires a statement not a s a Calls. Of which he requires statement of tntu4 amount of mortgage a and assessed a valuation mortgage exemption requests Are coming into the Othee of the Putnam county auditor Gilbert e. Ogles but so far tin y Aro not very numerous. The period allowed for the filing of these exemption requests began March 1 and continues until May 1 applicants this year Are using the form prescribed by the state Board of tax commissioners last year which was the first year it was used. The form requires the giving of More information under oath than was required by that in use prior to last year. To take care of the immediate needs of thousands of old persons who have worked All their live without any exception to vacation and without being Able to save enough of a re Here prayed for divine guidance in serve to carry them Over the last in the administration of his duties As j productive years of their lives Quot a chief executive. I cording to the director. Three Summers and is also a senior red Cross life Saver. Miss Betty m>3cy, Indianapolis Depauw student has been Counslor in Vari Dua Camps for five Summers. Miss Macy holds Indiana Kentucky fancy diving medals. She is an american red Cro is life saving instructor and will be in charge of the swimming activities at comp. Miss Mary Knoll Greencastle Depauw student botany major a on in Naif two adult Consumers class mkt March i 20 years a of. In #5 Greencastle the adult consumer education class met wednesday March 1. With Josephine Williams an Interior designer from Indianapolis. O a the guest speaker the main Points to consider in designing a room according to miss Williams Are form balance color and the relation of0one item to another. She also emphasized the fact that use of slip covers is an excellent Way to change the appearance of a room. In the discussion of antique and period furniture so jihad two suggestions to make. They Are that an antique must have something fire than age to recommend it. And that different periods of furniture May be combined attractively but not different styles even if of the same period she also considered the problem of material to Combine Witolf various styles of furniture. For example she recommended Chint Zes muslims and. Crashes for slip covers for Maple and modern furniture Only of the total amount of Mort Gage on the property on which exemption is asked but also its a present assessed valuation not Only of the real estate and also the improvements the two items being distinct. In addition to this there is also the oath that the applicant a has not and will not ask for a mortgage deduction in excess of one thousand dollars and that he will not ask for a Ryor Gage deduction in any other county except a auditor ogles explained that these applications Are made in duplicate and the copy is used by a repress Enta i in. Of the state b 11 1 Rax j Muff Ioner in checking the applicant against the list of applicants in other counties in the state in which the applicant Here May own property Anil in which the owner May ask mortgage deduction As Well ask in his Home county. Or. Ogles said a total of one thous in. I dollars oily May i Uki 1 by no person. And if that Nim i granted on property in Putin county application for exemption May not to made in any other count Quot no matter it Quot much mortgaged property the local applicant May have there. A the usual provision is made that a no deduction shall be allowed get or than one half of the ass valuation of the real Catano was a former pastor. Sheriff Graham Lias old time Rook 1ssi de by first company operating traction tells of e. Ii Bartley prisoner stabs Roy l. Thompso. J i lives near it Coverdale by t is guard at Michigan City state prison Roy l. Thompson. 29 yarn old. To guard at. The Indiana Quot tat prison at Michigan City whose Home is in the Vicinity of Cloverdale. Putnam county. Received four Stab wounds from u knife wielded in the prison by Wil Liyim Wright. .37 years old. Who War sent to the prison for one to five i Urs from the Putnam circuit court in 1435. For escaping from the Indiana state penal form at a Putnam vill it. The wounds were inflicted by a Small knit who Coli the prisoner had secreted in his cloth Fig. He became enraged at the guard when the latter called him to task for his sluggishness in his he leaped at Thompson Alful Cut him above the left Eye. On the left Side of the Chin a in the neck and in the aide. The knife by adv which was about an Inch Long was thought to have entered the lung a Short distance when the Dora Sweet was Given the con miss Williams emphasized the fact tract for building the Quot Mca Unden that Beauty is of prime importance wound in his Side was inflicted Road in Greencastle township for in Interior decoration and suggested $14.662. O. J Larkin was to build that its better to consider not what the e. N. Let Ken Road in Jefferson is being used now but what is Beau to a ship the e. E. Lane Poad in Alful to live with. @ Mill Creek township and the Leonard the next topic for discussion. Heavin Road in Floyd township. Carrying out the same general theme or. And mrs. By Pickens moved if furniture Erpha into their new Home on Crown Street. A sizing problems of lighting. The guard was taken to the St. Anthony Hospital in Michigan City where his Ibn Dlton yesterday was reported the convict was placed in solitary confinement. He was working m the Tobac in shop of top Penitentiary when he the attack upon Elf Empson. She Iff Lawrence Graham has in his Possession a time Book which was issued by the first company operating the electric traction line through this City to e. It. Bartley its first amt Here and it has or Bartley a name in Gold lettering on the cover. It is More than 30 years old. It is stated in the Hook it is a for engineers and firemen but was used to a certain extent by or. Bartley a i though he was not classed in that category of employee. The most interesting inscription in the Book to us these a lays is on the a a personal Page inside the front cover which gives intimate items about or. Bart-1 y his name address Quot in Case of Accident please notify my dear wife Minn to a the number of his watch his weight and height on july 1. 1907. In a. A the make of my bicycle is Waverly the number is 1214156.�?� nne a on tin Uno provided for that a my wifi which any Good lawyer will pronounce a perfectly Good will Ven if so informally recorded. To ask for peace a Wahington i 1 a president Roosevelt wis revealed today to be planning new and More vigorous Appeal for labor peace when six american federation of labor and Congress of Industrial organizations represent i Tives begin another attempt to Settle their three year old struggle. Or. Roosevelt personally will talk to the delegates at a White House meeting probably tuesday which also will by attended by Secretary of labor Frances Perkins. A a amp amp 0 0 0 0 o 0 0 0 today a weather 0 0 and 0 0 local temperature 0 0 0 a amp 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 mostly Cloudy in South portion possibly showers a North portion somewhat Wanner in East and South portions a urday sunday rain in North portion somewhat colder. E a minimum. 41 6 a am. 44 7 it. M45 8 �3� m. 46 9 a. A. 47 10 a. A. 48 11 a. 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