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Logansport Press (Newspaper) - March 19, 1939, Logansport, Indiana Fair and warmer sunday monday con cloudiness arid warmer. Vol. 18.-no. 235. Bossa 37 since net 22 Frankfort 43 Elkhart 32 Franklin 16 Anderson 13 Burris 37 Kokomo 28 Logansport Indian a 19.1939. Jujj Price three cents Indiana at a glance fort Wayne. Ralph. Miller 42, widely known As a major league baseball and basketball player died following an opera Tion for appendicitis. Indianapolis. Charles e. Henderson of former suite left sentor and circuit judge died at his Home Here Richard Roll 2s and Lawrence veed 20, both or Indianapolis were killed in a collision Between their Light coups and a six car interurban freight train. Ju1fay.ette. I Olit sex pressed belief toy found today outside a a motion Here was used fll.la.1 no lit in it Holdup of f. Re Tyrnn a Kiuon attendant. Thomas n. Chap Man 59, democratic Leader and former Lawrence county treasurer recorder and truant officer. Died of Haemorrhage in a Hospital Here. Fort or. Harriet Stamen Macbeth tic Lair Here 44 years prior to her retirement two years Oro died after a Long illness. She Hart been Proina Zient in met Locust Cpl Scopel Church Imil order of Eastern Star circles. _ the world at a glance by the Assoofi de puss London Britain Franco bit Crl denounce czech slovak seizure seek soviet Russia s Aid in blocking German threat to Kun Ranala British French Dors Home from Berlin to re Berlin reject Par is London As Inck every political Lefian and moral recalls London ambassador for consultations. Paris chamber votes Dala Dler government unprecedented dictatorial Powers Senate con Currence tomorrow foregone conclusion sunday emergency cab inet session called to approve de sense measures. Washington v. A Ord ers extra k per cent Tariff on Nidiry products Germany sends America Pittman proposes neutrality Law revision. To vadar car Patho Ukraine hungarian troops ii Pleto occupation of Eastern cur Patho do Rale Block roads to halt traffic to Rumania. Moscow Russia keeps dose Witch on German Advance but withholds official comment. Bucharest Rumania in Trade negotiations with Roch officials Confer on future reported or defend of Wear for questioning by new nazi regime. The unite states at a glance a Oak. The United states Patent styx Tara is to be revised immediately to keep this country inventively ahead of the economic Jund military systems of the totalitarian the chamber of Commerce of the United states predicted that the Federal govern ment would take in More Rev entire if it lowered us income tax rate. The hons wars and weans committee heard a prediction that the in Turc costs of the social Security program Rould be much greater than estimated and Flint additional taxes probably Wonsul ivc to be levied to finance it. An a. F. Of u official charged bluntly that Tho labor Unity proposal advanced by John l. Lewis was that advocated by Tho communist party. Swanston. There is a place for the married woman in , co eds from 1u Middle Western decided. And she. Should not to discriminated non Trust because of the cd Eftic on her Finger. The conclusion that it is mostly economic. Necessity that makes a married woman go to work. Imagine this wife Oan please a husband Cleveland March is up a feminine storm threatened Cleve land food show officials when mrs. Mary Luman won seven Cooklis prizes . Broads and other things tasty air entered in Tho names of. Wends. R. When she also anonymously the other entrants got downright mad. So mrs. Luman next year or tie Grui wild that Crape to to in 11 die As Boeing aircraft Model 33-chair ship is wrecked was first 4-engine plane equipped for flying five Miles above storms. Alder wash., March 18. Four motored 33-Pas Senger air plane costing 000, designed to operate through the sub stratosphere plunged to Earth near Here during a test flight today killing eleven persons aboard. Witnesses said the plans appeared suddenly out of Tho Clouds and that the sound of its motors died Down momentarily. Tho motors then seemed to Speed up kid a can a Long crazy spin the Tali Assembly apparently broke away during Tho fall. It struck in a narrow Ravine in logged off land. It travelled toward Tho Earth it said mrs. L. W. Gilbert of Lagrande. There was an exceptionally loud noise not like an explosion but More like a Roar it was terrible to stand there and watch it fall. The noise was terrific oven though we were some distance state patrolmen recovered nine b Dies from the tangled wreck age and identified eight. But a partial list issued by the Boeing aircraft company conflicted with names those identified. News paper men at Tho scene set Tho total dead at 11, but none had been they said. The Stra Tolvier waa the first four engined transport designed and equipped with Cabins and facilities for High Altitude opera Tion feet or higher above storms on the Earth s surface it waa to carry 33 passengers by Day or 25 in luxurious night accommodations with a Crew of or five and had a capacity continued on Page s Halleck stirs milk War Over Hoosier s Cream embargo Case Washington March 18 of seizure hero recently of a truck Load of Indiana Cream touched off the first gun in what representative Charles Halleck Indi Ana Republican Hopes will be a showdown right that will result in opening the District of Colum Bia milk Market to Indiana and other Midwest producers. Tho Ludiana Cream later anal Yud by local health authorities and termed satisfactory. I Allock told the House to did not i now we other the coat of milk to District of Columbia .14 cents per quart was too or whether the District was setting or Trade barriers against milk from All but a few localities. He did say the Ordinary consumer a if this additional item of Protection is fully Justi fied in terms of Public health. Families who Ford Little and frequently no milk for their children might Bear wit Ness to the Adverse Public health effects of an inspection program that helps to hold Mill out of their Washington closes Trade with Reich Washington March is. The heels of depart ment s strpnsly.7ivord.ed Denuncio of Germany s absorption of Czechoslovakia the Treasury or dered an. Extra 25 per cant Tariff today on Many products that the Reich sends to this country. The Treasury acted after actor n by general Murphy ruled that German goods imported under barter arrangements should to subject to extra the principal have been to Smedi Cine paper and imports from Germany declined in 193s to com pared with the Previ Ous year United states exports to Many totalled 19ss. Two Kibe Calls to wherein roof p. And to fourth and Mel Bourne where a Large bus was afire in the. Local f after battling worst blizzard _ _ v non covered locomotive Itcik nuns into Mich of tar battling drifts ten nil fifteen feet deep in the storm that the upper Penn Iila of Jie the left of Sev Ciol bound Vine talc photo hitch hike Slayer Pittman has identified taken in 2000 mile flight an to War sales fond do Lac it is., March is. Dpi a 22-year-old fond do Lac labourer tonight awaited removal to Colo., whew he admit Ted to chief of police James Sil Gea he killed a Salesman a week ago. The chief said the youth Ella Worth a. Medberry hid waived extradition on a first degree .01 m1 Der warrant. Akron authorities Bald he would be questioned concerning the slaying of John t. Gray 32, of Colorado Springs. Medberry taken into custody j Early today when he returned Home to visit his Bride of loss than a year had been sought since three persons Idiu Iliad a Denver police picture of him As a likeness of a hitch hiker picked up by Gray at Sedgwick Colo. Medberry received suspended sentence on condition he in Uve Denver Aud hitch hiked Homo by Way of Chicago after being arrested with a gun. Test of new retailer Beer Law pushed with Appeal to High court Indianapolis. March 18 another step toward settlement of Indiana s new liquor Law As it affects Tho licensing of wholesale Beer dealers was Yukon in the state supreme court As Klipsch of Petersburg a rejected applicant filed a petition to be Como a principal in the act Ioji which seeks o bloc la his Appeal from the rejection. Klipsch was denied a wholesaler License March 9 by the state alcoholic beverage commission on Tho grounds that there is not a sufficient Market in the territory he serve. Thousands die american hospitals ref Ugee games Are targets Washington March. Is. Senator Piltman chair Man of the Senate foreign relations committee proposed today revision of Legisla Tion so As to prevent the Sale of any american products to warring i Hions except on a Cash and carry he would sub Mit a Resolution to re peal existing neutrality Legisla Tion and. Substitute new pro Gram. Pitt Tiu said he had not Dis cussed his Resolution with presi Dent Roosevelt or the state department but that he thought it would be More acceptable to Tho Indiana rail s in his machine George Dixon 60, Peru c. 0. Engi Neer freed after wrecker hoists off cargo Carrier. Peiu March is Geo Rita Dix in about 60. 11 North. Walnut a Tibet a a 0 Laili Oad engl was seriously injured in a truck Auto clash at 2 20_ p m sat Virday. At the intersection. Of Godfrey and East Muon Streete mrs addle Miller about g8 of 3s7 East main Street who was Riding with Esuf Ppd the Driver of the truck William v Ksell t9 of h60 South Rich ".Street, escaped. A hid just offered mrs mlle a Ilde to Tonu acid Vaa Tui Mug North on Moln Street when the Mammoth in Diana Railroad truck turned Over on Tho 1935 Pontiac Coupe and practically1 smashed it Jiff to e every Effort to avoid hitting the automobile Aid in swe ivling the heavy truck which was Load with -90.0-Pouiid turned the heavy Quick Coupe it was necessary to Jack up the truck m to educate a thou whose head was. Shoved up into the top of the car or. Dixon suffered injuries to his Chest was rendered unconscious and has possible internal injuries. He was removed to the Wabash Railroad Hospital in the Allen ambulance where x Raya Are being Tallieu. Mrs. Miller is treated at lick Home she sustained minor injuries and in suffering from Shock officers. Goble Tanco Kaiser Aud Hunt and Captain Chittum investigated the Acci Dent. Mrs. Tommy a it is Hytt suss Vonno Artlyn differ lilo of or. Much married. Pla boy. President proposals than other neutrality which Lutzo been and March is a about11 chinese dead. Was reported to air and " North West China which destroyed american an British Mission hospitals. In response to a question As to whether the would air Ansilion goal a Alluin s Posi Liou in event a eur eau War Piltman Roll la a nation that controls the sen. Would have its advantage under this Resolution. Of course we can not be sure who will control Tho sea in War i Carroll Remc names 14 county directors at Delphi session Delphi March is one Hun dred and fifty six members of the can Oil county r. S. M. C. Met this after Jugoon in. Tho Assembly Roo of the court House and elected. The. Following directors Elmer recce Adams twp Joe Sii Der Robert Elsis avd Carrollton Ben Clay twp allies Martin Deer Creek artus1 Coy Jackson Walter Atkinson Jefferson Wal Ter ringer Liberty Obe Camp Bell Madison Ross Shobu Mon Roe Stock Dale Maxwel Tippecanoe Jusso .l.--1 eager Washington. Prizes were won by mrs. Fannie ruffing mrs. Mae Slot Bitt toe Wise Chas. Leaven by and mrs. Dillman. Locked Safe balks trial Locksmith now object of wide Hunt Peru March is Otto Bach owner of Hilltop tavern North Mexico is pacing the floor of his jail Ceil Here today -nervous.? awaiting a postponed trial for Check forgery As the result of a locked Safe in prosecutor James l. Miller s Law office and the mysterious disappearance of the lock Smith i Raizik Lucas. Lucas spent nine hours in a futile Effort to open it Friday and he was to re port Back to Miller at s o clock this but failed to Appeal on the Job has been unable to Contact him. Miller still has. Hopes of a raining Bach. Advices from. Tem por Ivry capital of Chinai said. The unite states embassy there had. That the american Baptist Hospital at. Chen Chow. Northern Hohan pro Vince was bit Durecu a Friday and that chinese patient s were re Fugee Camp at Chengchu or which has accommodated thousands of War acid flood refugees in. The these reports. Also was heavy left. We re said to have been m . Star oily woman 88, Hoir Star pity March is. Mrs Ruthie is born near Here in 1sso, died at the Home of a son John n. At o c l Ock of complication bid age the deceased1.was widely known Community As or aunt surviving Are the son at whose Home she a Sod of. Ija Crosse a daughter mrs. Ethel. Dye Chi Cago and a -Kstep-do.ugh.Ter, mrs. Carrie Briden Bauosi of Star City. Rites As yet will be in charge Fry Lange la Nora Lhome Avin Mac. Ask milk Price gut in it. Wayne Region Indianapolis. March 18 top the petition of the fort Wayne area milk committee for a reduction in in ilk prices to fort Wayne Consumers and. Distributors will be heard Here March 2s the state milk control Board announced today. The be ution asks to general eco nomic the Price of milk be Cut from 11 to .10 cents a quart with a commensurate reduction for distributors. Stork delivers for Toby Wing air wife Xiv York March is actress Toby Wing and aviator Dick Merrill who surprised the world at Large a couple of weeks ago with the disclosure they were married produced another sur prise today. Toby save birth to a bouncing baby boy at the Colum Aloit Erical Center. . Merna transatlantic flight Veteran left on his regular. Miami passenger run an hour afterwards. Many slip on soap but few can plunge %0ut of fifth floor March of soap killed sober link today. He slipped while taking a Bath and plunged through a window of his fifth floor apartment. Nude body fell into a Light plaint earnings go near record earning Power of Logansport a i by Plant estimated last year to Sioa hit the halt million Dollar figure gave every Irdi Calion of setting there by 19-10, with aha return of february to tals i Ebru airy Revenue from the u aut where a new Turbine of 500 Kwh generating capacity and Monse aunt Savins of up to we percent in fuel consumption Are font emulated. Was since 1si3-1 the , also in its Salt an Index of business activity has been by years 000, 35 j31-.000, s-10.000 in37 and. 000 in .1938. Wit.1. Transferred uie Light earnings to the general improvement budget by Council action since the first of the year the i the department big sauce january 1. 1939 was 4s4.-16. List. Depar Meiu earnings in 198s were of this amount was the in crease for the year Over the Bijj i total. With this earning figure Tho general fund balance at Tny first of this year was the water works Hud transferred that year also to Cou tribute earnings Likely to be repeated again this year. Deducting from the Light Plant Revenue for expenses of operation and Anotn or transferred to the general operating Billet of the City there is a visible balance available for Turbine Purchase of this plus the balance in the Light fund Al the first of the year brings the City in a position to Deposit As much As continued on Page 8 sue for peace Republican Spani a r d s ask honorable ment youth who slew two women attacked to captured confesses Chicago March is Iff confessions that he slew two Chicago women and had attacked or tried to attack about .50 others were attributed by detective Sergt. Bernard Riley today to a 19 year old youth Sam try club. Sergt. Elley said the boy admit Ted he killed1 mrs. Caroline Schenke. In october of 1937, and strangled Bertha do Meyer g7, to Ceralli in Ner Homo last november la. Mrs. Schienke was accosted in an Alley. Her Skull was fractured. Hryciuk was captured last wednesday by Charles Cibik who accused him of his is year old sister Eleanor near the Entrance of her Home. Beg As nazis Eye her oils slays son shoots his father in Law takes own life in quarrel port avis., March is Trinka. 26, shot and killed himself to Otway after fatally wounding his two year old son and seriously wounding his father in Law. The Tony died in a Sheboygan Hospital this after noon a few hours after his father s body had been found in his automobile at u Highway intersection in adjoining Wauke Sha county. Coroner Martin Fromm of Waukesha. County said Trinka had committed suicide and left a note saying his cripple d Sou was bet Ter off dead and that this should be a lesson to fathers in Law who meddle in family of London wants mos cow to Back her up in stiff threats against Berlin. Associated press Britain and France turned toward soviet Russia last night in a Quick Effort to Block a reported move against Rumania by a nazi Germany they no longer sought to appease. High authoritative sources Dis closed the attempt to form a triple Froni against Hitler s East Ward course of Empire amid these Swift moving events the two democracies denounced Germany s seizure of Czecho Slovakia in notes which Germany almost immediately rejected As lacking every political Legal Aud moral1 Paris and London called bomb their Berlin ambassadors Tor a ports in a double Rebuff which Germany countered by summon Ink from London her own Ambas Sador for the same stated Pur pose. Premier Daladier won from the French chamber of deputies dictatorial Powers to whip the nation s defences into shape for any eventuality and called an Emer gency Meetins to consider defense measures. The United states Treasury on the Beels of America s denunciation of Tho Czecho slovak coup ordered an extra 25 per cent Tariff on Many products Germany to ibis country. The economic blow to the Reich. Was regarded As forceful expression of the United states dig pleasure at Germany s tactics. Authoritative British sources said Rumania had received Aid then rejected a virtual German ultimatum demanding Sola a Cess to the nation s Rich Oil and Grain resources in Exchange for German Protection rumanian territory. King Carol was understood to have asked Paris and London for a reply within 4s hours on what support they could Sivo him against the nazi demands and Britain and France in turn to have Salced Moscow if the soviet Union would join the in in buying from Rumania to Block Hitler. Germany now the largest out lot Cor Rumania s Moscow kept a close watch on the situation but official com ment was lacking. Hitler himself left Vienna and Berlin prepared a Tousius recep Tion sunday. Wife traffic victim As Gar kills husband Madrid. A Barcli is. The Spanish Republican government tonight broadcast to the nation readiness to negotiate immediately Lor an honorable peace to end Spain s 30-Monlb old civil War. Minister of foreign Aii airs Besteiro speaking from the Union radio station declared the moment has come to tals peace and that he was using the radio a the fastest Means of communication with the Valencia the Socalis news paper a Delaute reported general Segismundo Casado Republican defense bad left Madrid for Paris apparently on a peace Mission. Do not think the end will be the newspaper said. The fascists nationalists Well know the seriousness and technical capacity of harried frenchmen vote dictatorship Parisi March is. The chamber of deputies voted pre Mier Daladier unprecedented Dic tutorial Powers tonight As in formed disclosed a French British move to enlist soviet Russia s Aid in a triple front against German economic pressure on Rumania. The sweeping decree Powers Daladier demanded to enable France to move As fast As the dictatorships passed by a vote of 321 to 2 64 in the chamber. Sen ate approval a tomorrows ses Sion was considered a foregone conclusion school girl request for steers has City stockyards stumped Sioux City. La. March 18 of the chamber of Commerce Here is puzzled about do about a Distant school girl s Len est for a Sample of Sioux City s main Industry. The City is proud of us ranking As a packing Sample steers Are pretty expensive and awkward to handle. Anderson in Rob. Is a Man nud his wife were killed by two automobiles in front of their House near Here tonight the. Wom an As she ran to help her Hus band. Walter George started across state Road 67 in front of his Home six Miles South of Here to get a newspaper from his mail Box. An automobile Travell Nir South and driven by George Zeiler 2g, of Muncie struck him injuring him fatally. Pts wife. Pearl 47. Who had walked with him. To the Roadside hurried across to give him Aid. Another car going in the other direction killed her. Tho Driver was Darrell v. Kerns 24, of Terre haute. Sixth Street Man held in throttling fray Dale Karl Les Liti sixth Street former poultry House operator was held in county jail last night for a hearing in Cir Cuit court april term which opens in two weeks after arrest ing officers said they had been called by neighbors who Laid Les lie was throttling Bis son age 15. Leslie denies the charge and in a Justice court peace Bond hearing pleaded not guilty. Officers Sal d he had been drinking and Leslie admitted As much. Demonstrating How insurance protects Baldwin Park. March is Accident May happen any argued insurance salesmen and Gus Johnson to their. Client David c. Phillips As they stood in his front Yard. Phillips fell at their feet wound eff by a Bullet which ricocheted after a neighbor at a Sodher

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