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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - May 27, 1939, High Point, North Carolina Weather mostly Cloudy tonight and sunday the High Point Enterprise High Point Industry at High Point offers Good Opportunity for year around work nol. 55�?no. 117 member associated press High Point n. Sat rim afternoon. May 27. 1939 Complete Nea service Price five cents week before squalls can be raised Morgenthau gives Congress corporate tax revision plans Jet by diver on scene of squalls survivors read about themselves Homecoming Bergdoll three of the five men allowed to escape just an instant before a door was locked in the Squaw flooded after Battery room Are shown in this photo along with their rescuer and other survivors in the Portsmouth n. H., naval Hospital. In front Row left to right Are Basilio Galvan and Warren w. Smith then Robert l. Washburn William d. Boulton and Roland Blanchard the Lucky Trio and Judson t. Bland. At the rear Between Smith and washout can be seen Lloyd b Maness who saved 32 squalls men by closing the Bulkhead door. The tall Man rear right is Harold Preble. No objection to repeal of profits Levy a major task is to promote lasting business recovery says seer Elary Washington May 27.�? apr Secretary Morgenthau Laid before Congress today suggestions for revision of corporate taxes to remove possible business hindrances including a hint the Treasury would not object to repeal of the undistributed profits Levy. Without recommending any a pc id lax feh�?<1 Ules. The seers no a Oil a re a a pc Rich. Lacy of he Treasury Pursen Lurt to a Gill it hot by pc. last minute bulletins Bobby to up Charlotte. May 27�? apr Bobby Dunkelberger of High Point was to up on Richard s. Tufts of Pinehurst at the Halfway Mark today in their 36-Hole match for the championship of the 28th Carolinas Amateur Golf tournament. The Youthful French Champion was 7 up on the first nine. Dunkelberger had an even Par 36 on the outgoing nine and came Home in 35 one under. Tufts registered 42 out and 38 in. Confesses misappropriation new tuck May ti.�?l1v�? Henry a. Elfast recently expelled from the new \ Ork St a Exchange today confessed hat he had misappropriated in execs of too of customer a Money and had used such fund to Purchase his membership in the Exchange last year according to assistant state attorney general Ambrose v. Me Call. Elfast sought by detectives Ainee his expulsion from the Exchange last wednesday voluntarily appeared today in the office of attorney general John j. Bennett who had previously announced More than $80,000 alleged shortages in customers accounts in the now dissolved Stock Exchange firm of Elfast frisk a co. Contr at t i it Goldsboro May 27. A it w award of contracts for a 1,-non.ooo expansion program at the state Hospital for coloured insane was completed yesterday at the final letting. Contracts let yesterday included those for general constructions plumbing and heating of a superintendent s residence two Brick veneer cottages four five room cottages and six Frame duplex cottages. The amount involved was $55,-258.59, bringing to $996,258 the work under contract for the program. For at Hyde Parr Hyde Park. It. Y., May 27. Roosevelt returned to his country estate overlooking the Hudson River at 8 s a. Rn., est today. Kle wins British \ m ate it , eng May 27�?u�?Tt Alex Kyle the Scot who scored the deciding Point in Britain s Walker cup Victory Over the S. Last year won the British Amateur Golf championship today with a 2 and i Victory Over Tony Dunean Welsh army officer. Kyle a cloth designer succeeds americans Barley Yates who was eliminated in the Early rounds by Dick Chapman Connecticut Yankee. Chapman fell before Duncan in the Quarter enigmas coming confuse Campaign will r unsexed seek i Bird term and is \ Anden Harg i going to run by in Harold Oliver Hoey Speaks to Oak Ridge grads the House ways and mean committee general tax proposal which he said May he re examined. Quot one of the major tasks we have before us is to do everything we Ean to promote lasting business Morgenthau j said. Placing his suggestion in three categories. Morgenthau Tes i titled the undistributed profits i tax Quot produce Little Revenue and i has Little effect on mins he objective he said the tax in its present form does not attain the of a Jet live of preventing tax avoid-1 ame and had acquired prominence As a Quot psychological irritant largely because of the and emotional Erith has been directed As Portem Hail renew widespread ism Whit inst a the and to of re world s Moat famous fugitive from Justice it was a Middle aged heavy and partly Iva Iii Grover Cleveland Bergdoll who clone it Home to serve out his 1919 sen Fence for draft dodging. Photo shown i Mon arrival in new York shortly before Federal authorities arrested him. Negro taken on assault charge stale Bureau apprehend Man alleged to have assaulted Burlington Oman a Imp i Here of a in Washington. May t interest among politician entered today on two enigmas will president Rooseve or accept nomination for a term is senator Arthur h. V Berg of Michigan to throw his hat in the ring for the Republican nomination a in former warming up exercises for the presidential race. There Are favorite son and Quot dark horse Quot entries aplenty but political writers agree that answers to the above questions will go far toward clarifying next year Competition. Oak Ridge May 17-know thyself control to i deny thyself Quot a the a seek which governor Hoer gave third. Ridge military Institute i graduates at the Conizene exercises yesterday. Quot in the he said Quot you will have a Strong physical body in service and in action. In the nod Success will come to you in ministration advocacy of re j Raleigh May 27. Aft moving the tax exemption from director Frederick Handy of government securities. If this the elate Bureau of investigation were done he said it would he and identification said today Quot fair and logical to re examine i that a negro sought for Crim the question of whether the pres a Inal assault of mrs. J. May ent surtax rates on very Large of Burlington had been arrested incomes May not be so High that i and had confessed to the crime they to courage the limited aum a he said an agent of his Huber of individuals subject to i Reau. Guy 8<ott, apprehended a wedding Bells mute for Bride that was to be Portsmouth n. H., May 27.�?-t/p a pretty Brown haired. Ruth Ihu Sautel was to have been married tills afternoon hut instead she sat in her Dover Home waiting for word that the body of her intended bridegroom had been brought from ids Ileal ii tra a a the sunken submarine Squall. Her wedding finery lax unnoticed til tears that creamed Down her Cheek mutely retold her anguished cry when Ber Sweet heart Sherman Shirley of utile Bock ark., a trapped with the other Quot he a too Good a Guy to die like but while she waited for the Navy expert to raise tile sunken Squall wit ii its 29 Dearie girl asked expressly thai tier position is made Clear concerning Lloyd h. Manes a the Man who slammed shut the door in the submarine and thus saved 82 other beside himself Maness was to have been Best Man today and when he closed thai heavy door leaving Shirley on the Oiler Side in knew there would he no wedding. Quot what he did was perfectly right Quot wild Huth Quot i hold nothing against him and expect him to Rome to see me when it is All freight rates vary sharply senator Miller i Ark i Point out discrimination against South Kuhn has less to smile about sub tragedy Twenty six sailors still held within Walls of $ 1.000.000 graft Portsmouth n. It May 27.�? apr with More than 60 divers on the scene prepared to take advantage of every minute of Calm weather Navy officials announced today an intricate plan for salvaging the sunken submarine squalls and indicated it would he at least a week before the $4,000. Xxx submersible could be raised from the Ocean floor. One High official gave an off the record indication that even As much As two weeks might elapse before the -6 dead men now peopling the squalls could be lifted to the surface. Simultaneously however the same officer asserted the work would go on night and Day Sun Days and holidays included until the task is done. While a Crew of divers worked 240 feet below the surface using a newly developed helium oxygen i breathing mixture the Navy Yard Here announced the squalls would lie raised in slow stages. Might Tow one optional part of the complicated Salvage procedure it was revealed might include the towing of the Craft into shallower i water before it was brought All the Way to the surface so that in the i event of a slip up More divers could work under less pressure in j renewing the task. The actual raising of the vessel orb renowned surgeon the Navy Yard said would be accomplished through a delicate balance Between the lifting Power of air pumped into the sunken Craft and the buoyancy of huge pontoons which first would be sunk 130 feet below the surface and then raised. When a new York grand jury indicted Fritz Kuhn a a Feuhrer of the German american bund on charges of stealing $14,548 o the bund a funds Kuhn left Foi Points West. was picked up by detectives in Krumsville a. And returned to new York where he s pictured above. Famed or. Mayo Dies in Chicago succumbs to snack of Lobar pneumonia Normal Busi proportion to service. Quot other value thing remains a integrity or character. The god s creation i your a Torii change by always the same character. The grandest thing in i a masterful Man Ion. In 72 i them from utne risks Quot these two questions tax e empt sem Ritie and surtax rat in the higher Brack considered together tary said adding t my emotion of seeurit1 inequitable and ten me our progressive stir me another question he suggested a he for re exam nation was the Shin j sence of any provision in present tax jaws for tarrying should he he acre Quot tax cd is highly Man he identified As Leroy wag Charlotte v r staff in a farmhouse attic in a a in Riou Matte county near Burlington during the night. Handy said Wagstaff had been taken to an unnamed jail. is not in Graham. added. Also arrested was a negro Washington May 27�?<,.pits 801 Miles do it it Loo rom and. O nullify i Handy named As Jerry Grant in in a president Roosevelt if keeping upright in self Possession Over net Busine losses to lie his own counsel regarding a third j Quot Success has one formula deducted from business profits term. Some politicians have been wherever you Are. Be All there of future years trying their Best to get him to i there can be no decision Iii Loy-1 Morgenthau said speak one Way or the other ally and service. With manhood Losse of each be Lidy or privately but have there is no such thing As failure Quot a considered without Pun failed to obtain even a hint. Of he has already determined against running again they say he apparently feels that to take himself out of the picture this far in Advance of he democratic National convention would weak Union shop clause written in new Anthracite contract new York May 27.�?lu>�? the Quot Union shop Quot clause was in his influence in Congress and i written into the new contract be Preel pirate among new a mad dealers scramble Middle of tween the United mine workers of America Cio and the an the readers and anti Roosevelt Thracie operators it was disclose democrats for the nomination with Prospect of a Quot dog fight that might Benefit no one in the Long run hut the republicans. And there Are at least a dozen potential candidates ready to jump or he pushed into the Melee. So it is. Too. With the republicans hut they do not have the u problem of a third term to the n bother them. Vandenberg who left an editor s desk to come to the Senate la years ago and whose name went before the 193fi re cont Limo i on Page 7 de today when terms of the contract were made Public by the joint committee. The contract la for two years j the capital Stock and becomes effective to Ciao. It upon a declared was ratified by the operators last j night and will he passed on by a a referendum vote of the workers. John l. Lewis president of the said he was confident agreement would get those of any other consequence a bus Terna Ting profit Ai pays higher tax of years than does with stable profits although the average income of the two firms mkt be erratic the present capital mock tax and the related excess profits tax he testified operate Quot very under the present Law lie said tax is based capital Stock value which the taxpayer May revile every three years. The declared value the Treasury head continued May he any figure that the taxpayer desires to submit regardless of the actual value whose House Handy said. Wag staff was caught. Grant will he j charged with harbouring wag j staff. Handy said a third Man was sought one whom officers think j aided Wagstaff in avoiding a rest. Profits or 1 mrs May was assaulted after r now were j Midnight last sunday in her reference to j Home he told officers. She i year and in was asleep in bed when a negro j loess with Al j entered her bedroom window and rid loss Quot now i woke her. threatened to kill i Over a period j her. She said if she made Anya business outcry and then assaulted her. Her husband was Uptown at the time. Quot the overwhelming vote Union. Spokesmen for both sides expressed Relief that the contract would act As a great stabilizing Force for the Industry. Of the of the Stock the excess profits j firing 688 died before Madrid executors Madrid. May 27 a Citi Zens of the sector charged with treason robbery and vandalism Are going to trial at the rate of 38ft persons a Day since March 28, when nationalists captured tile City uss have died before Fant from St. Louis. Mo., b costs $1.51 to transport pounds of first class freight that City to St. Louis on the other hand. Newts 803 Miles from South ind. Hut the rate for Shi first class freight from the propolis to South rend is $1.42 a Hundred pounds. This a one of Many exam cited to the Senate by be Miller dark in prof against rate differentials the termed discriminatory to soul h other examples cited by Miller during debate on the Railroad Hill included it costs $2.05 to transport too pounds of freight from Vicksburg miss., to Maxton. N. 801 Miles away and Only $1.98 for a like shipment from St. Louis to Charlotte. Although the distance is identical a shipment from Hattiesburg miss to Lexington. Va., a distance of 836 Miles costs $2 08 a Hundred pounds hut from Chica Ling he the in excess cd a de Kine Genry councils of War and regular military tribunal conduct the trials which officials Roosevelt has travelled extensively in Carolinas Ballon of the second Era of Empire Quot Hod valuable for the total normalization of the life of the that the civil War Washington May 27�?lf a i to Asheville before. President Roosevelt probably has or. Roosevelt s travels in the j such businesses travelled More in the Carolinas j Carolinas started Long before he ordinate High than any other chief executive and he is planning another trip Down that Way this summer. When the president goes to Asheville n. It to dedicate the great Smoky mountains National Park next month it will tie the Quot nth Quot time he has visited the state. Other than routine rides was elected president. For years he had been going from new York to warm Springs a. And during the Campaign of 1932, when he was first elected he made a trip through the Section for years democratic presiden through the Carolinas to anti i South Quot on their Campaign swings. Tall candidates did not deem it i continuing the studies Quot possibly necessary to invade the Quot solid with a View to Adion a a later tax applies to prom of 1ft per rent of Lared value. The tax liability these taxes impose he said depend on the taxpayer s a vilify to Quot forecast profits for the next three years a Well As upon the amount of i nation Quot no profits actually realized during j i8 ended each of the three one thousand persons Ainee forecasts of earnings mor i March 28 have been sentenced to Gen thatt added Are particularly j death but general Francisco difficult to make in the Case of Franco the nationalist chief new businesses and those with commuted the sentences to prison unstable incomes such As the terms for 312 persons. In addition to Madrid those sentenced included resident of Toledo Ciudad real Aid a Bateste. A Roundup of suspected criminals is being carried out to much of Spain a month ago it was announced 46,000 awaited trial and that charges had been made against 1,200,00ft persons. The charge principally for acts before the War ended include assassinations hurtling of churches and the imprisonment of nationalist sympathizers. Go to Winston Salem n. C., Lance of 8ft5 Miles the c Only $1.70�?a difference cents. From Lumberton Mist Charlottesville va., the Ca Lance is 913 Miles hut the class freight rate is $2.17 t a ired pounds it costs Only however for a like Shipmen Milwaukee wia., to Salish Ca distance of 911 Miles. A Alf to n. It Sta i e exercises Jine 5 to ii Iii Raleigh. May 27, a Aid were a indispensable for Ini a. A _ graduation exercises at n. I state College will he held june 5. Or. Francis Pendleton Gaines president of Washington and Lee University will deliver the commencement address. Chicago May 27.�? a or. Charlet Horace Mayo world re i owned surgeon of Rochester i minn., who dedicated a lifetime to the Relief of physical suffering. Died yesterday. was 73. Death was caused by a rare Type of pneumonia Lobar pneumonia. No. 3. Or. Mayo was stricken at a Chicago hotel May 18 while end route Home from Arizona. i rallied after a blood transfusion front i son. Or. Charles w. J Mayo wednesday night hut his j strength soon ebbed. The famous doctor was unconscious periodically the last three i Days. Several hours before his i death at 4 55 p. Til. Cost he i lapsed into a coma from which j he failed to emerge Hope was abandoned at noon by the five attending physicians. At his bedside at mercy Hospital were his wife his son three daughters mrs. Fred ran a Kin of Lexington. Byers. Conise Trenholm of Rochester and mrs Esther Hartzell of Detroit and a daughter in Law mrs. Joseph Mayo of Rochester. The Mayo s other children Dorothy and an adopted daughter. Marilyn were in Rochester As was the surgeons brother or. I William j. Mayo 77, who is convalescing from an operation. The Mayo had eight children. Two daughters and or. Joseph Mayo died the latter in an Auto i Mobile Accident in 1936. The body of the famed sur i Geon a sent to Rochester his j Birthplace for funeral service 1 and burial. Or. Mayo was born july 19, i 1865. attended the Chicago a medical College the new York j polyclinic and the new York i Post graduate medical school he i am his brother formally established the Rochester clinic in i 1912. In 1916 or Charles Mayo was president of the american medi Cal association and in 1924 he i headed the american College of surgeons. wore the distinguished service medal United states and was honoured by nine foreign governments. With a warm Sun chasing away an Early morning fog the divers. Tinder the direction of Admiral W. Cole went Down from the Des k of the Rescue ship Falcon assured of longer time at the 240-foot sea depth because of the new mixture. Liuni oxygen officials said was not so readily absorbed into the blood Stream under heavy pressure As air. Meanwhile lieutenant commander a i. Mckee and a. R. Mccann submarine experts completed a round trip flight from Washington bringing approval for the intricate plans of operation to raise the i 450-ton Hulk. They left Washington at 8 18. In. E it and landed at Portsmouth at 11 17 capital goods industries with tin result that Quot taxes imposed on e at times in France seeks to draw Turkey into agreement Morgenthau Eaid there was a third category of tax problems now Heing widely discussed which Quot raises questions of tax he added the Treasury had already worked on those problems and suggested it cooperate with the committee in by the associated press the French Cabinet Confer today on a proposed Mutual 1 Sis Tanee agreement. With Turk another link in the Brit is and Paris to bring soviet Russia cd into their lineup s j a dispute at Geneva Over joint y. Finnish swedish proposals to fell-1 fortify the Aaland islands in the French Chain of Alliance Man propaganda minister Paul Goebbels sounded repaired on Shore the huge chamber i used to Rescue the survivors was fully repaired and ready to a j taken has k to the Falcon when and of it should be needed. Also in readiness at the Navy Yard Here were the huge pontoons which j were brought to float the submersible. Ail through the Calm night the Navy worked in preparation for i the grim Job. Decks of the stricken Craft were cleared of impediments air lines were treated for use Pon i Toons were prepared the big is i Cape Bell in which 33 survivors were rescued about so hours after i the sinking was repaired for the i new Job. Intricate technical plans approved by the Navy s High com i Mand in Washington rail for Rais i ins the 1,450-ton Hulk. Lying on the Muddy Bottom 240 feet below i the surf it it. With huge steel Pon Toons Aud compressed air. Speed was essential to take advantage of weather conditions which have been Ideal for diving i since the $4,000,000 submersible i went to the Bottom during a Rou-1 Tine test dive last tuesday morning. Actual Salvage work Bowel the 1 wa8 held no during the night hours to await the arrival of two of the Navy Stop submarine experts. Meantime the cause of the tragedy remained a mystery. First blamed was a failure of a 31-Inch air induction valve which permitted tons of icy water to flow Jin and flood the after compartments hut contradiction of that i theory came from Captain h. R. Greenlee manager of the Porls-1 Mouth Navy Yard after a Crew member reported closing the valve and seeing a Light Flash to indie ate i it was closed. Quot anything said about Lite valve is Mere conjecture Quot Greenlee i said. Quot the cause of the disasters get rail in sea reached such or cipro r Joseph Lions it was feared that Finland j will not be known until the vessel a Quot final might nit the league non. From the summer White House at warm Springs ga., the president has made Many special visits to the two states. In the past he has delivered major addresses at Charlotte Chapel Hill and Roanoke Island n. spoke in Greenville s. C., during the democratic primary in that state last year. There Are not Many places along main lines of railroads finals yesterday. Kyle came traversing the two states that the from behind on the first nine of the afternoon round to take a one Hole lend Over Duncan As they six Ling into lie final nine holes of the championship. Kyle trailed by tvo holes at the end i Tim first round. President on one occasion or another has not passed through. landed at Charleston. 8. From his South american visit Pendergast Stooge pleads Kansas City. May 27 but he has made stops at the two the first leg of a projected Iran capital cities of Columbia a c., j Continental trip to the world s Aud Raleigh n. A he has been fair at san Frau i amp Sci should or. Roosevelt go to an example he said was the North Carolina for the Park Dedi limitation now placed on tile cation a and the likelihood is he deduction of corporation capita j guilty to evasion charge will unless there is some a fore j losses. Under the present Law j seen development in Washington j an excess of corporate capital a he would go from Washington i losses Over capital gains can be direct to Asheville. J deducted from Ordinary income from that resort City the pres a Only to the extent of $2,000. Ident Lal party would motor to j it was essential the Secretary new found . Scene of the de said to Bear in mind that most Dic Atlon ceremonies. Tentative j of the suggestions he made would plans Call for the executive to result in reductions in existing proceed by motor to Knoxville revenues and emphasized the im-tenn., on the other Side of the portent of Quot not permitting the Hoard a i Revenue producing Power of the a tax system to he re would lie i Aii St be faced warning Quot to Powers he accused of seeking to Quot encircle Quot Germany. Informed sources in Paris predicted that a turkish French Accord paralleling the agreement already reached Between Britain Park where he would train for the West coast a visit to the Park Robert Emmett of Malley pointed and Turkey would he in titled to by the government As the tool next week. Foreign sources under of Boss Tom Pendergast in Engi stood that All that stood Between Neering a $9,500,000 insurance Ankara and Paris was an a rate settlement pleaded guilty ran gement for minorities in Hatay today to evading Federal income former Sajnjak of Alexandria taxes on his $62,500 share of the which France has administered As payoff j part of her syrian mandate. Hatay meekly the ousted state super la expected to pass to Turkey intended of insurance followed i Goebbels Quot warning Blat eve iced at this the action of Pendergast now in Fry blow Quot of the British French i Der prison sentence for tax eve-1 front a a will he answered by us w Bidi the govern with a Fie toning counter blow Quot Stone on Money Quot accordingly Quot he said continued on Page 7. With i me it contended included a $315, emphasized the Gravity with a scheme was reported however to try to mollify Finland by leaving to the finns swedes and russians attempts to reach a solution through direct negotiation without the league Council taking action until later. In Spain it was disclosed. 688 persons have died before firing squads since Generalissimo Francisco Franco s nationalists captured Madrid March 28 and suspects in the Central zone Are going to trial at a rate of 380 persons a Day on charges of treason robbery and vandalism. King George i and Queen Elizabeth rested on their tour of Canada and the United states lie Neath the towering Rockies of the has been examined in dry Dock. And not until then will the bodies he taken from their Tomb. As the squalls is towed into the Navy Yard Here 15 Miles from the scene of the tragedy the Flag will be lowered to half Mast. Theu the bodies will be taken out and sent Home for burial. Too Padolf. I Dei Many views efforts in London i far West at Banff Alberta. Resigns Chapel Hill May 27.�? up a resignation of or. Edward Mark jr., As head of the University of j North Carolina chemistry department was announced Here today. i accept an appoint in xxx i111 the balt Lle Institute an organization for Industrial to i search in Coli imbue o

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