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Indianapolis Times (Newspaper) - April 28, 1934, Indianapolis, IndianaArp i capital edition Price two cents outside Marion county 3 cents Delunger pal trapped in swamp pressure put on state employees in county voting wrong political activity May bring loss of Job Greenlee warns circulating approved slate. Beat Ray for sheriff a is cry sheriff prosecutor races hold chief interest of administration Spencer Dean both Given support. By James Doss times staff writer. Statehouse employees have been pressured with suggestions that they May lose their jobs because of wrong political activity in several county primary democratic races it was Learned today. On the heels of these warnings about Severance from the pay Roll came a slate circulated with the Assurance that Cuba wants him kidnapped girl still missing Ransom ready anguished family awaits orders after new communication. Two suspects freed Mother of 6-year-old child is reported near collapse. By United press Tucson Ariz. April 23. The anguished family of june Robles 6-year-old kidnapper victim reassured by anew communication from the abductors awaited hopefully to Day specific instructions for the de livery of Sio too in Ransom. Authorities having called off extensive searches for the kidnappers to give the family a Clear path for negotiations questioned two suspects arrested in Phoenix. They were owners of an automobile that resembled the one in which the child was carried away. A Telephone Call received at the Home of Fernando Robles junes father advised the family to stand by for further instructions. Lights burned brightly in the Home All night. The father kept the Vigil with the baby s Grandfather. Bar i Nabe Robles wealthy retired cattle Man. Both anticipated further word from the abductors. The Sio too Ransom Money de i handed in denominations specified. Awaited the kidnapper so instructions. In contrast to the two previous All night vigils the family was unhampered by civilian posses patrol ing All roads and blocking All Safe Means of egress to the Robles Home. The posses were withdrawn imposing a state of tense stillness Over the twon where earlier threats of i violence were voiced against the a doctors if and when they were Cap tured. Two go speeds freed two suspects arrested at Phoenix g. R. Graham 35. And Jack Pattie 48. Were released today. They were taken into custody at a tourist Camp on information they owned a dark Green Sedan similar in appearance to one several motorists said they saw on the Tucson Phoenix Road with two men and a Small girl Sev eral hours after the kidnapping. Questioned separately both denied knowledge of the abduction and their release was ordered Early to Day when officers became convinced their car was not the one sought. The Telephone Call was received As the Zero hour approached in i the two Day time limit set in the original Ransom note for the girl s 1 family to Deal with the kidnappers. The caller notified an unnamed member of the family to await further instructions As to where i he Sio too Ransom Money should be de posited. Expecting momentarily new developments members of the family awaited a second Call. The parents or. And mrs. Gernando Robles and the 76-year-old cattle Baron a a Ber Nabe Robles sat on the front porch of their Franklin Avenue Home. Lights were kept burning brightly. Mrs. Robles was reported near col lapse from her Long Vigil. Crowd is orderly i a state of suppressed excitement prevailed at the sheriffs office. A crowd of 200. Only a remnant of the Hoarde of co punchers indians legionnaires. And other civilian posse men who had been dispersed twelve hours before to Celar the Way for negotiations thronged the corridors of the building. A Complete silence fell Over the group broken Only by the Tingle of an occasional Telephone Call from some resident seeking information. The situation was much More i orderly than Twenty four hours be fore. When Rumor told of the for mation of Necktie parties to handle the kidnappers. Police chief Gus Wollard. Who engineered the capture of John Dillinger and three henchmen Here three months ago. Dropped in to say he had no new information. It seems impossible t get any tangible clue. He said. The Best information we have so far has been received from june s schoolmates. Activity shifts to Phoenix activity of investigators entered northward toward Phoenix chiefly in Pursuit of the Green Sedan in which june was believed to have been driven to a hideaway after be ing forced to enter a Small Black Coupe near her school. The Hunt was shifted purposely to permit the kidnappers or an emissary to open direct negotiations wit the family. A description of the Green Sedan j was furnished by four motorists who reported seeing a girl and two men in Vicinity of Phoenix. All were said to have positively identified pictures of june As that of the girl in the car. Convinced that the kidnappers hideaway is some distance from Tucson posses roamed a Mountain Ous Region 100 Miles North of Here in the direction of Phoenix. One band of searchers penetrated the colossal Cave a Large subterranean passage once used by bandits and rustlers As a Cache for stolen loot. Cowboys and ranch hands packing old fashioned six shooters joined in the quest. Despite the Many forays made by j these searching parties their Lead ers had nothing to report when they communicated with the sheriffs office Here _ India nays Era chief urges citizens open War on Chi Selers end near for Carroll say Federal men Tommy Carroll surrounded by u. S. Agents Indian guides and Wisconsin Farmers. Nelson reported in area Homer Van meter identified As Bank robber car is seen near Indiana Border police declare. By United press Chicago april 28federal agents closed in on two members of John Dillinger s gang of murderers today. They believed the final showdown with the terror mob Leader him self was not far off. Trapped in a swamp near Lac do Flambeau was a Man believed to be Tommy Carroll St. Paul gangster. The swamp was surrounded by Federal agents Indian guides and wis Consin Farmers. Capture was believed imminent. George baby face Nelson another Dillinger mobster accused of the Wanton machine gun murder of Federal agent w. Carter Baum was believed in hiding just South of Ash land wis. M3 pay. V Fred Hoke asks hoosiers to file complaints with him. Fred Hoke state Era compliance director today asked every citizen to co operate with his office in bringing about full compliance with the National recovery act in Indiana. A few businesses either through ignorance or greed Are failing to live up to Era requirements said or. Hoke. Many people know of conditions where employees Are not receiving wages to which they Are entitled or Are forced to work too Long hours but they do not notify us be cause they do not know just How to go about it. Procedure is listed therefore we have listed the procedure to be followed in filing com plaints of violations of either the labor or fair practice provisions of Era codes. X in the first place anyone can file such complaints which must be in writing. The complaints must be signed but names of signers will be kept i absolutely confidential unless the complainant says in writing that his name May be used. No special form is necessary in filing the complaint but it is Desir Able that the approved forms be used. These Ferms May be obtained from All first second or third class pos offices or from the office of the Indiana director of the National emergency Council on the second floor of the chamber of Commerce building. Suits May be filed All complaints should be sent to these same offices. They should not be submitted to local Era compliance boards. All complaints will be investigated by a Field adjuster who will attempt to have the condition corrected. If to Jas fails the Case will be referred to the department of jus Tice or the Federal Trade commis Sion for appropriate action in cases where wages paid have not been up to code requirements if requested by the employee we will Endeavor to secure Back wages. If we Are unsuccessful the employee has the right to sue in a local court. A number of such cases already have been decided in favor of employees. We Are not looking for opportunities to prosecute or persecute any one or. Hoke concluded but we Arec charged with the responsibility of promoting compliance with Era in Indiana and we will not shirk our duty. Kidnapper flees prison. Hundreds form posse Abductor of August Luer escapes from Illinois Penitentiary by United press Chester. 111., april 28.with a two hour Start. Randol Norvell Dar ing Leader of the August Luer kid Naping plot today apparently had made Good his escape from the state Penitentiary at Menard. Norvell was the object of an All night Hunt along the Banks of the Mississippi River. Under the Glare of crude torches and darting Flash lights. Hundreds of posse men beat through the Brush for Miles without locating the convict. Norvell escaped late yesterday by crawling through a machine room Tunnel at the prison and escaping into the River through a sewer. New emergency car bought for sheriff High powered Auto is purchased by commissioners. At a Semi secret session in the conference chamber yesterday the county commissioners approved a bid for a High powered automobile to be used As the sheriff s Emer gency car. The bid. Submitted by the Schott automobile company. 204 North Meridian Street specified an eight Cylinder Auburn Sedan for $1,469. With $225 slashed off for a Trade in on the old car. Bids for hauling primary sup plies was let to Wente and Kreis at $375. Fred Hoke conciliators on Way Here Washington officials will attempt to end City silk strike. Two conciliators instructed to at tempt to Settle the hosiery workers strike today were reported to be pre paring to leave Washington for Indianapolis. Compromise decision of the National labor Board yesterday which denied request of hosiery Mill strik ers Fot minority recognition by the company instead of being forced to Deal with the company Union did not concern the strike. The decision was based on a re quest of the regional labor Board i several months ago for a ruling on the election held last october in i which real silk Mill employees voted for the company Union and against representation by the full Fash iced hosiery workers federation. The National Board held the elec Tion should have been for a period of one year from last october and not for life of Era. Thus requiring anew election before next october. One of the two conciliators re ported to be leaving for Indianapolis late today is a representative of the National Board and the other a representative of miss Frances Perkins labor Secretary. Union officials following he decision. Announced 1.200 Union Mem Bers had voted unanimously to con Tine the strike until the Union is j recognized by the real silk com Pany and the company signs the National labor agreement. Company officials declared the ruling upholds their stand that the Union employees must utilize serv ices of the employees Mutual Bene fit association for collective bar gaining purposes. William Smith. Philadelphia Gen eral Secretary of the hosiery workers federation said a meeting of Dye House workers Union was being held today to determine if this Union would Call a sympathetic strike. The strikers will hold a dance at 8 30 tonight in the Antlers he said. A number of hosiery workers from it. Wayne Are expected to attend. Resolution upholding stand of the real silk Mill officials in the strike situation was adopted yesterday by the Indianapolis Board of Trade governing committee. The Resolution declared that the real silk Mill one of the most successful industries and among the largest employers of labor in Indi Anapolis for Many years has maintained satisfactory relations with its turn to Page four Insull arrives May 7 ship carrying magnate makes Good Progress toward Nek York. By United press aboard s. S. Exilona. At sea. April 28.the Vagabond Cruiser Exilona taking Samuel in Sull to new York to face trial on fraud charges will arrive May 7, Captain Wenzel Habel announced today. Good weather has enabled Wenzel to Speed up the ship. It conies from pleas. Pleas Greenlee is the administration patronage chief and executive Secretary to governor Paul v. Mcnutt. Chief interest of the administration in the county Campaign is re ported to lie in the race for sheriff and prosecutor with most of the wings being directed at state House workers activities in the former Campaign. One state employee credited with having several negro precincts virtually in his hip pocket was re ported to have been told either quit working for Otto Ray for sheriff or you re the answer it was reported was that or. Greenlee could take his Job. Quits regains Job others less Able to a Independent. Swallowed their Medicine bad taste end All. The rebel even went so far As to quit but went Back to work on the advice of a county democratic Leader. With the word passed about to beat the democratic county slate credited to the state administration lists both will t. Brown and Claude e. Shover As being the Only acceptable candidates in the list of seven. Brown is barked by William Clauer. County chairman and Beer importer. Both Herbert Spencer and Russell Dean Are Given the go Sien in the prosecutor race and George s. Dailey the third candidate is ignored. Dailey visits Van Guys Dailey is the son of Frank Dailey who recently resigned from the safety Board and who is making a determined Campaign in his son s be half. The. Elder Dailey is reported to have made a trip to Washington to enlist the backing of senator Fred Erick Van Guys in having Young Dailey slated by the county organization. The elder Dailey also is reported to be somewhat incensed at the fact that Young Dailey got Only two votes out of City Hall in the recent Indianapolis bar association Pool. The other City Hail votes went to spen cer. Who has the county Organiza Tion backing. A full slate of eleven candidates for state representative Are listed in the purported statehouse selections with several incumbents being ignored. Those marked o k. Are Edward p. Barry Dennis Colbert the Rev. Morris h. Coers. Jack Hendricks. Charles Lutz. Mrs. Roberta West Nicholson. Joseph w. Patterson. Henr Richardson or. Albert Sahm. Frank Schmoe and Carl e. Wood. Baker i left off while criminal judge Frank p. Baker is unopposed for that Bench his name is not Given the Courtesy of inclusion in the list judge Baker has not hesitated to criticise the administration sharply particularly in regard to the administration Beer importer setup. Slayings for other posts Are Sher Man Minton. United states senator Louis Ludlow. Twelfth District representative Harry Hill joint representative John w. Kern mayor Joseph t. Markey. Superior court one Joseph r. Williams Superior court two William a. Pickens Superior court three Herbert r. Wil son. Superior court five Smiley Chambers probate court John w. Geckler Juvene court Glenn b. Ralston county clerk Charles Grossart county auditor John Mann and Ernest Marker commissioners Ira l. Haymaker county recorder. No selections Are made yet for Superior court four where the incumbent. Judge Clarence e. Weir is opposed by Ernest f. Frick and Wesley c. Swails. For state senator the name of Thomas a. Hendricks is slated tentatively with the cryptic notation or Hendricks is opposed by Joseph f. O Mahoney. Missing woman sought police today were asked to look for or. Mary Bell. 33. Who disappeared from Indianapolis three years ago. Police were asked to make the search by mrs. Edith Bell. 2138 gent Avenue who Siad that the missing woman husband Joseph was very ill. Dillinger himself was thought to be in hiding. Other members of his gang of okla homa kidnappers and Chicago killers were understood to have scattered. Chicago agents held William e. Fiedler 34. An. Sex convict on kid Naping charges after finding $2,600 of the $200,000 paid kidnappers for the release of Edward Bremer. St. Paul who was kidnapped by criminals now members of Dillinger is gang. Homer Van meter accused of engineering Dillinger s escape from the Crown Point ind jail was identified As one of five gunmen who held up the Villa Park 111. Trust and savings Bank stealing $6,000 yesterday. The Hunt at Lac do Flambeau w As delayed temporarily yesterday by darkness. More than 100 fed eral agents and Price and Oneida county deputies slept on their picket lines confident that their Man was safely within their lines in a four mile Square swamp. The fugitive was believed to be one of the gangsters w to made their Wray through the w oods from the Little Bohemia Lodge last Sun Day night u Hen Federal agents unsuccessfully raided the place. Nel son and possibly another gangster were believed to have been in the Region until last night. Deputy sheriff William Eschet organized the Hunt after the Fugi Tive w As sighted by b. Lee of pow Ell and an Engineer of the North Western Railroad. Six Indian guides were deputized at the Lac do Flambeau reservation and Lumberjacks of the Region brought along their double fitted axes for the Hunt. Placing of Nelson in the Ashland area came last night when the diminutive Blond outlaw stopped at the Home of Ernest Scott of Ash land to inquire for directions to Superior. Wis. Nelson was accompanied by another Man. Scott said. The gangster w As driving an Auto Mobile stolen thursday in Lac do Flambeau a Plymouth Sedan Bear ing License plates 37-31. The Bank Holdup at Villa Park a Chicago suburb bore the Dillinger earmarks. One of the bandits sat at the wheel of a Large automobile another acted As Lookout at the front of the Bank and the other three men looted the institution at the Point of guns. Van meter was identified As one of the bandits from police photo graphs. Dillinger John Hamilton and other known desperadoes could not be linked with the robbery. A few hours after the robbery motts Ville Mich residents reported that a Man answering Van meter s description had passed through their City. The town is near the Indian Boundary. All Day reports came to Indiana authorities that Dillinger and Van meter had been seen in that state. Hoovers name linked to Utility pamphlet scheme Washington. April 28. The Federal Trade commission s inquiry into propaganda activities of the Byllesby Power interests today brought in the names of former president Hoover the late chief Justice Taft and James Francis Burke former Republican National committee counsel. William t. Chantland. Associate Trade commission counsel introduced the transcript of a secret Pennsylvania joint legislative in Quiry into utilities which revealed or. Hoover s name. Samuel s. Wyer Columbus. O. Consulting Engineer testified in the Pennsylvania inquiry that or. Hoo ver. While Secretary of Commerce or dered the government printing of fice to hurriedly print copies of a pamphlet opposing governmental ownership of utilities. Wyer wrote the pamphlet entitled Niagara Falls its Power possibilities and preservation. He said the Duquesne Light company paid shoo to have it published. He testified that he ordered about 25.000 copies printed and that some people wanted reprints asked according to the transcript if there was a later edition. Wyer replied a few Days after the first edition the whole thing was rushed because a Cabinet officer wanted it rushed through the government printing office he would not disclose the officer until promised that the chairman of the legislative committee would assume full responsibility. Then Wyer replied Hoover penal systems Are obsolete declares Kansas psychiatrist obsolete penal systems were at tacked by or. Karl a. Menninger psychiatrist of Topeka kan., at a dinner last night of the social workers club in the Spink arms. The penal system he declared is being operated under precepts which Ere established nearly a Century ago with Little or no re Gard for modern scientific re search. He pointed out How by Means of psychiatric examinations it would a possible to a great extent to fit the punishment to the individual and no to what some legislature of a Century ago prescribed. He said psychiatry would eliminate inefficiency in the Industrial world. Two Hundred members of the club heard the address. Miss Charlotte Lieber was chairman of the program. Out of work and ill county Man ends life Oliver i Bain. F. R. 7. Found from Rafter in shed. Oliver p. Bain. 53. R. R. 7. Box 2.670, hanged himself from a Rafter in a sued on his property last night. Unemployment and chronic illness were the reasons Given by his widow As reasons for the act. He is survived by the widow and children. Oliver or. Buna. Frances Raymond. George Franklin and Joanne Bain at Home mrs. Dennis Snyder. New Augusta mrs. Mary Cozeene Toombs and mrs. Emaline Hickey. Indianapolis. Dance revue slated miss Jarque Lacker s pupils o entertain at Greensburg. Miss Jacque Lacker teacher of dramatic Art and dancing will pre sent a revue by her pupils at the Odd fellow Home. Greensburg. Ind. Tomorrow afternoon and at the East tenth Street methodist episcopal Community House tuesday night. The Long Arm of the Law reached from Havana to new York when a warrant was issued for the arrest of Gerardo Machado deposed president of Cuba for extradition to his own country to face charges of murder and other crimes. The noted exile shown in a. Recent photo is being sought by new York police. One killed in $5,000,000 fire old Pepper distillery at Lexington is swept by flames. In United press Lexington. By. April 28.fed by alcohol from 15.500 barrels and 11.00 j cases of whisky flames swept through the old Pepper distillery on the Frankfort Pike one mile from Here Early today causing damage estimated at $5,000,000 Anad taking the life of a night watchman. Stanley Travis. 24. The victim died in a Hospital of Burns two hours after he was found lying Between two blazing warehouses. Travis before his death said the fire s arted from explosion of Gaso line which he poured on a Wood fire when his watchman s room became chill. He had believed the liquid was kerosene. Firemen feared that George Tay Lori. A cab Driver was burned. Police said Taylor went into a Ware House. Apparently seeking to remove liquor and that he was not seen to return. Four warehouses and the distillery bottling Plant were destroyed. Fred Pauly manager of the distillery Cuneo by the Schenley corporation of new York said he believed the loss was covered by insurance. Times Index Page business news 16 Bridge. 6 Broun 9 catholicism in Indiana 2 Church services 4 classified 13, 14 comics. 15 conservation. 2 crossword Puzzle 15 curious world 15 editorial. 10 financial. 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Dillinger mob suspects Are reported seen in state a1 Feeney state safety director still was striving Early today to substantiate reports that Dillinger gangsters boldly had Ridden through in Diana yesterday in automobiles carrying % three men and to o women. Prelate named vicar general monsignor Noll will assist Bishop Ritter in Dio Cese work. The it. Rev. Raymond r. Noll d. A. Pastor of St. Philip Neri Church has been appointed vicar general of the Indianapolis diocese. Announcement of the appointment was made at the close of the lat Lon ceremonies of the most Rev Joseph Elmer Ritter As Bishop of the Indianapolis diocese. The office carries with it the honorary title of prothonotary apostolic. Noll will assist the Bishop in All matters of government pertaining to the diocese. The new vicar general was born in it. Wayne. He was educated at St. Maryus College. Kansas and at St. Meinrad s Seminary in Indiana. He served As army chaplain during the world War. He has been pastor at St. Philip Neri Church since 1927. Valuable rugs taken from City residence furs and jewelry Worth $650 also stolen. Woman reports. Mrs. K. B. Russell. 712 East fifty third Street reported to police Early today that upon her return Home last night from a week s absence she discovered that burglars had broken into the House and stolen Oriental rugs valued at s7oo, furs valued at $550 and jewelry valued at Sion. Steel output increases by United pm Youngstown 0 april 28 steel output in the Youngstown District next week Wili be at the High est rate of the year 61 percent of capacity. It was announced today. First report to reach state police Headquarters yesterday that the mobsters were Back in Dillinger is native state were received by or. Feeney four hours after Jess Lowry filling station attendant near sul Van. Reported that suspicious cars carry five armed men had stopped at his Gas station. Or. Feeney immediately sent out alarms to All nearby cities but the gangsters were not sighted in the Southern part of the state again. Last night Perry c. Granvil. A Farmer of Albion reported that three armed men and two women Riding in a Ford v-8. Haid aimed a machine gun at him As he at tempted to follow them along roads in the Northern part of the reports of persons who Are Pur ported to have seen the same car Jin the Vicinity of it. Wayne caused police officials to think that the gangsters had moved from alien county to the Diamond Ake re Gion. Two convicts slain after prison escape san Quentin fugitives killed in running gun Battle. By United part san Bernardino. Cal., april 23.the state wide manhunt for two escaped san Quentin convicts had ended today with both fugitives killed in a running gun Battle with Deputy sheriffs near Victorville forty five Miles Northeast of Here. And their two policemen hostages freed unharmed. The convicts Wanda t. Stewart 29-year-old Texas and los Angeles robber and Walter h. Wyeth 40. Lanislaus county Porter were killed last night shortly after they had released Phil Lecornec and a. M. Dewey. San Rafael police officers in san Bernardino. Hourly temperatures 6 a. M 35 8 a. M 41 7 a m37 9 a m. 4 or air it do our Parr volume 45number 302 Indianapolis saturday april 28, 1934 the Indianapolis times fair and warmer tonight and tomorrow very moderate temperature probably around 70 degrees. Entered As second class matter at Post office. Indianapolis. Ind
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