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Mason City Globe-Gazette (Newspaper) - April 10, 1933, Mason City, Iowa North Jowas Edited for the Home VOL XXXIX FIVE CENTS A COPY ASSOCIATED PRES3 LEASED WIRE SERVICE THE NEWSPAPER THAT MAKES ALL KQRTH JOWANS NEIGHBORS MAgQN CITYTlQWA 10 laSR HOME EDITION THIS PAPEll CONSISTS OK TWO SECTIONS SECTION ONE Arms Trade and Debts 3 Main Subjects of Talks Planned at Washington By CHARLES P STEWART Central 1ress Staff Writer A S H IN G T ON April 10 CPA is des cribed as an in formal little cha i n Washington late in April be tween Presiden Roosevalt a n visiting states men relative fc the world econo m i c conference slated for one o the summer months in Lon don will havf just this much significance Either the world economic a vast deal of circumstance simply will me decisions reached by ovPr tK Rosevelt and his guests over their cigarets and 32 per cent in the Oval room at the white house or else if they fail to arrive i at a generally satisfactory solution of the problems to be considered at the London There no longer will be the least use m going ahead with world con ference plans and the chances are 2 to 1 that they will be quietly abandoned Three Chief Objects The three main subjects which President Roosevelt and his advis ers inevitably must discuss with the overseas powers representa tives are international trade rehab ilitation armament reduction and war debts It is officially stated to be sure that war debts will not en ter into the conversations of the ne gotiators Of course all hands are aware that they no more can be disregarded than farm mortgages can be ignored in an attempt to hit uponen agricultural relief program in theUnited States of State Hull undoubt in the really essential r ofthe which is to set world trade again into motion It is a highly complicated under taking involving the leveling of a perfect maze of tariff walls the sweeping away of an intricate net work of commercial embargoes and a straightening out of as many ex change inequalities as there are conflicting national interests which have been creating them i Hull n Master Secretary Hull will be a master craftsman at this work Either as a theoretical or a practical econo ONENO 160 TENNESSEE PROJECT LAUNCHED r Renewed instate Senat DEFEAT MOVE TO TAKE BILL OUT OF COMMITTEE Hill Motion on Small Loans Bill Takes Up Whole Morning DES MOINES April 10 Charges of lobbying activities on the small loans bill were renewed with vigor today as the state senate de sated a motion to withdraw the measure from sifting committee The effort of Senator Lafe Hill of Springs to place the bill be fore the senate finally was defeated after debate lasting most of the norning session It received a 27 to 21 vote or less han the required twothirds ma ority Senator Hill in carrying his In ention announced last week First asked unanimous consent that the I ill which would place the interest ate on chattel loans up to S300 at per cent be taken from the com nittee Objections Raised When objections were raised Sen tor Hill then moved that such ac ion be taken He nslced that the ill be considered and that action c taken against 42 per cent inter st companies He also referred to lobbying ac vities which he said had been car led on against the bill Senator B R Hicklin of Wapel who had opposed Hills request unanimous consent promptly House Asks Akron Probe by Joint Congress Group TAKEN FROM SEA ountered with charges that lobby Tnrn In Tape 4 Colum BOYS UNABLE TO GET INTO ARMY Runaways From Home for Boys Try to Get Forestry Corps Jobs DES MOINES April 10 Lorenz Murphy 16 and Walter Connally 7 came to police head quarters last night and announced their candidacy for President Roosevelts forestry corps Were ready said Walter the spokesman whenever the presi dent is They told a tale of hiking from Kansas with nights sleeping in haystacks Their story was full of pathos and Detective Miller missed not a word of it The story was too good however for Miller and he called Father Flanagans boys home near Omaha Yes said Father Flanagan two boys ran away from here last night Their names Lorenz Mur phy and Walter Connally Well be after them In the morning ts had been active in the dissem ation of propaganda in support the measure Holding up a paper he declared hat he had affidavits of two per ns which he said showed that 00 had been paid to obtain a front age display for an article support g the loans bill Packing Committee Hicklin also asserted that some one sent a gentleman to accuse the lieutenant governor of packing the sifting committee to keep this bill out of the senate Hicklin said he was pleafcd when the gentleman was escorted out of the chamber at the request of i the lieutenant governor The incident to which he referred occurred a few weeks ago Senator E J Wenner of Black Hawk reiterated some of the re marks of Senator Hicklin regard ing the affidavits and the paper Speakers charged that the paper referred to was Household Guide of members of the senate carried a front page article headed drive the loan sharks out and gave R K Whitney as publisher Of Major Importance Senator Hill before his motion was put to a vote advocated that the small loans bill he given sen ate consideration He contended the matter was of major importance to the people of the state The bill previously had been passed by the house and similar measures have been considered at to faff 4 Cnliinm II WILLIAM A MOFFETT Recover Body of Admiral Moffett Victim of Akron Discovery Brings Up to Five Number of Bodies of Victims Found Naval Court Opens It Inquiry Into Crash of Airship WASHINGTON April 10 The house agreed unanimously to day that a joint congressional com mittee should attempt to fix re sponsibility for alt army and airship accidents including tha last week involving the Akron Without debate it adopted th Bankhead resolution for a specia committee of five house and fiv senate members to consider not only accidents but the utility of air ships for military or naval purposes The joint committee would be em powered under the resolution spon sored by Representative Bankheac D Ala to subpoena witnesses and demand the production of cvi dence It would report to the house a soon as practicable Bankhead and others expect thi report to include a recommenda tion whether the United States should continue building airships The senate has yet to act on the resolution WILEY REPORT READ NEW coyery of the body of Rear Admir By FRANKLIN MILLMAN LAKEHURST N J April 10 the reading of the officia report of Lieut Com Herbert V Wiley only surviving officer the report in which he told of the grea gust of wind that shook the Akron from stem to stern just before shi crashed at sea a week ago tonigh vnHrfi navy department inguiry into YORK April the the Des Moines Copies on desks AUNT HET By Robert Quillen Long courtship dont make no difference If a man courts you seven years you still find out you married a stranger S Davenport Clothing Firm Plant Bombed DAVENPORT April 10 bomb which police believe con tained dynamite exploded at the entrance of the plant of the William Bradford company Inc clothing manufacturers shortly after night last night did damage mated at about 3000 mid esti Einstein to Accept Position in Madrid MADRID April 10 Prof Albert Einstein who renounced his German citizenship because of anti scmitism in Germany today ac cepted an invitation to become a memher of the faculty of the Uni versity of Madrid Petition for Abolition of Compulsory Drill IOWA CITY April 10 tions asking that military drill be made optional instead of compul sory at all state educational insti tutions were to be presented to the Iowa legislature at DCS Moines to ay More than GOO students sfirned the oetitions here last had William A Moffett chief of th navy bureau of aeronautics wh was lost with the airship Akron wa reported to naval headquartcrsher today The admirals body was the fift to be recovered from the sea sine the Akron crashed off the Jcrse coast last Tuesday morning On member of the crew taken aliv from the sea shortly after the eras died on the rescue ship There ar only three survivors of the 76 me who sailed on the airships last age Recovered by Daphne The wireless to district nava headquarters said Uie admirals bod was recovered by the Daphne on of the more than two dozen craf which have been searching the sea since the crash of the Akron The message received by Lieut Commander Webb at naval head quarters wassent from the coas guard boat Daphne to the cruise Portland and read Body identified as that of Rea Admiral William A Moffett recov ered in position Off Beach Haven The position is off Beach Heaven N J some distance southeast o where the Akron crashed into the sea last Tuesday morning The bodies of Commander Frank C McCord skipper of the Akron and Commander Fred T Berry heac of the naval air station at Lake hurst N J were found yesterday by the coast guard destroyer Tuck er They were sent to Atlantic City where after being viewed by relatives and friends today they were to be sent to Washington for burial LAKOTAlOY 6 FATALLY HURT Suffers Crushed Skull When One Car Turns Out to Pass Truck LAKOTA April 10Harry Harms G was fatally injured terday morning when a car driven by his father Ike Harms and an auto driven by Mr Hage of Ma delia Minn collided headon The small boy was the only one injured The accident occurred as Mr Harms who was accompanied by his two sons George and Harry turned out to pass a truck The Hage car was coming from the op posite direction and the two crashed headon Harry Harms waa thrown against the top of the car He was taken to the hospital at Buffalo Center but died soon suffering from a crushed skull Mr Hage was accompanied by his family Funeral services for the small boy will be held tomorrow afternoon at 2 oclock at the home here The accident happened about 10 oclock yesterday morninc near Lakota tHe A court consisting of Rear Ad miral Henry V Butler commandant of the Washington navy yard Capt Harry E Shoemaker commandant of Sunnyvale air station CaJifornia and once commandant of the Lake hurst station and Lieut Com Sid ney Kraus of the Philadelphia navy yard presided all In full dress uni form Group of In the rear of the long and na row gas cell shop in the great hangar where the court convened sat a little group of women wid ows of some of the men who were lost with the Akron and as the in quiry opened Admiral Butler glancing back in their direction said Due to the fact that hose who were lost were our service friends this is a very sad and serious ques tion Moffult Body Found The hearing opened just after word was received that the body of Rear Admiral William A Moffett highest ranking officer of the aero nautics division of the navy and enthusiastic supporter of the dir igible building program had been recovered from the ocean 35 miles off the New Jersey coast Wiley himself was called as the first witness as the reading of his report was concluded Have you any complaint to make against any of the officers or men in the loss of the Akron he vas asked No sir was his repJy Employes in Walkout DUBLIN IRISH FREE STATE April 10 on the Great Southern railway was at a stand till today when more than 5000 employes walked out on an unof icial strike This morning the main line from Dublin was tied up and this after oon the strike spread to the south astern section of the line Not a rain moved out of Dublin Mail for he south was carried by bus LOCAL GIRLS TO CARRY PARTS IN 1CAL REVUE Cecil Stage Show for Days Varieties and Mannequins Members of Mason Citys young er set will be featured in Varieties and Mannequins a miniature musi cal revue which will be the stage attraction at the Cecil theater for three days starting Wednesdav April 19 Tom Arthur manager of the Ce cil announced Monday that ar rangements have been completed with the Ronald B Woodyard or ganization for the producing of the show in coperntlon with a number of the leading businesu firms of this city Members of the cast will include talented and popular young women of Mason City Each of the cast will represent one of the cooperat ing business firms Complete Ituviic The Ronald B Woodyard organ ization is the producing company which has presented shows of this type for the past four years in hun dreds of cities throughout the Unit ed States This organization re cently staged a similar show In Fort Dodge Clinton Council Bluffs Cedar Rapids Des Moines Water loo andDubuque All members o tile Moinea anc Sioux City casts were selected from the Junior Leagues of those cities Varieties and Mannequins will be a complete musical revue which is to feature the local young vomen in five ensemble scenes In erspersed between the scenes will 3e delightful song and dance num bers furnished by the Ruth Starks studio FORMER AMBASSADOR Henry Van Dyke Noted Preacher and Poet Dead Intimate Friend of Wilson Acted as Ambassador to Netherlands PRINCETON N 7 April 10 Dr Henry Van Dyke internation ally known Presbyterian preacher poet and essayist and former min ister to the Netherlands died today at his home Avalon He was 80 years old Although Dr Van DyKe had been ill for more than a year his death today was unexpected Friend of Wilson An intimate friend of Woodrow Wilson when the latter was presi dent of Princeton university Dr Van Dyke received his appointment as minister to the Netherlands aft Nazi Chiefs in Rome for Discussions Von Papen Goering Talk Over Church and State ROME April 10 Tivice Chan cellor Franz von Papen of Germany called on Cardinal Pacetti secretary of state of the Holy See today and discussed relations amongChancel lor Hitler and his nazis the Ger man Catholic center party and the Vatican Baron von Papen a Catho receive leader Vative lowan World War Officer Is Dead DALLAS TEX Apri 10 native of Davenport Iowa Col A Logan 68 who organized he North Texas artillery brigage vhich saw service in France during ic World war died last night at 10 veterans hospital in Muskogce kla He had engaged in the insur ncc business here To Select Fashion Queen Qne of the high spots of the pro luction will be the selection of Miss Fashion Queen of Mason 2ity on the last evening of the re uc April 21 by a committee of icn and women from the various ivic cultural clubs of the city The lannequins are to be judged on lieir poise grace charm personal ty and the ability to model clothes Plans for the staging of Varie ics and Mannequins were coordi ated this week by representatives f the cooperating groups Among the local business firms o be represented are The Merkel Peoples Gas and Electric com any J H Marston Dodge and Ply iouth Mason City Baking corn any Northwest Savings bank j V ildner Brothers Huxtable Drug I ompany Kembles greenhouse Co perative Dairy Mason City Hard company W H Potts jewel Russeli Studio Green Mill cafe iegMason City company Ideal mcrican Laundry Fullorton Lum cr company United Financial Ser ce Federal Packing company W Block company Vance Music company Marshall Swift Inc clcaners and furriers Cadwell Trans fer and Storage company Log Cab in Oil company and Glanville Bro thers grocers Additional firms will be published Tuesday er Mr Wilson became president of the United States A man of great versatility Dr Van Dyke was the author of many ooks of prose and versa an cvccl ent preacher a diplomat and a over of humanity Survived liy Widow He is survived by his widow Mrs Ellen Reid Van Dyke whom he named in JSSl a son the Rev crsius Van Dyke pastor of the Congregation church Washington onn four daughters Mrs w lamilton Gibson and Mrs Murray Brush of Chicago Mrs Henry of Bermuda and Miss lainc Van Dyke of Princeton A rolher professor emeritus of his tory at Princeton university also survives Funeral arrangements have not been completed lie formerly belonged to the center party Pope Pius probably will he German government Wednesday Captain Hermann Goering leading nazi member of the Hitler cabinet arrived at p m today at the Rome airport from Germany He waf welcomed by General Italo Balbo minister of air German Am bassador von Hassell and Princess Mafalda Incituli Air Secretary The Gouringparty included Under Secretary of Air Milch of Germany and Prince of Hesse who is the husband of Princess Mafalda Prelates said Cardinal Pacelli who knows Germany well because he was papal nuncio there before he was made cardinal and Baron von Papen who is a papal knight of the cape and sword intended to enter thoroughly into the situation m Germany Commenting on reports that the baron would discuss reconstruction of the Catholic centrists and thai the pope wpiild seek relaxation of the antiJewish movement prelates characterized these statements aa all hypothesis Movement Relaxed They pointed out the Vatican not concerened with German party politics as long as they are limited to the political field and they said Hitler already has relaxed the anti Jewish TThe Hitler vValkers Wedding to Miss Compton Delayed CANNES France April 10 ctty Compton who is to marry ormer Mayor Walker of New York tsturned today from the hospital here she was taken last week wltfi attack of intestinal influenza he wedding will be delayed until ic has recovered completely MICHIGAN FIRST TO VOTE REPEAL State Convention Casts 99 Votes to 1 for Twenty first Amendment LANSING Mich April 10 Michigans vote for repeal of the national prohibition law was for mally recorded this afternoon by a constitutional convention whose 300 delegates were named in a referen dum election a week ago The con vention vote which made Michigan the first state to act upon repeal was to 1 The places of absentees among the repeal delegates being filled by substitutes Floor and gallery of the chamber of the house of representatives were crowded when the vote al ready determined in last Mondays plebiscite was taken Prohibition reform organizations which campaigned for repeal made as much of a ceremony as possible if the formality of ratifying the twentyfirst amendment to the fed eral constitution Crisis Governors Will Discuss Milk at Chicago Meeting CHICAGO April 10 crnors of five midwest states and a representative of another were to confer tonight in the expressed dis satisfaction of many milk produc ers with dairy marketing Governor A G Schmcdeman of Wisconsin who called the confer ence arrived today from Washing ton Gov Henry Harner of Illinois has been here since yesterday Olhers coming to the conference were Governors Paul V McNutt of Indiana Clyde Herring of Iowa George Comstock of Michigan and a representative of Minnesota movement Vaticans attitude toward has considerably changed since he came into power This is principally the result the Vatican organ Osservatorc said of national socialism change in direction and attitude as evidenced by Hitlers platform spech before the reich stag Hitler Slay Come Berlin newspapers reported that Hitler himself may make a trip to Rome to climax the missions of his cabinet Both Captain Goering and the vice chancellor are to see Mussolini The vice chancellor who arrived here yesterday a day in advance of Captain Goering will remain un til April IS He is accompanied by Frau von Papen He said Mussolini whom he called the great chieftain of the Italian government already has been tangibly demonstrating friendship for the new German regime PRESIDENT ASKS POWER TO OPEN MUSCLE SHOALS Sees Great Opportunity of Wide Development in Valley WASHINGTON April 10 IV President Roosevelt put his Ten nessee valley program before con gress today in a message asking rehabilitation of the Muscle Shoals Alabama power and nitrate plant He asked creation of R Tennessee valley authority to supervise the development of power flood control forest c orest conservation and ment of agriculture Improve It is time the president wrote to extend planning to a wider ield in this instance comprehend ng in one great project manv states directly concerned with the basin of one of our greatest rivers If we arc successful here we can march on step by step in a like development of other great natural territorial units within our borders TEXT OF MESSAGE of The text follows the congress The continued idleness great national investment in the Tennessee valley leads me to ask congress for legislation necessary to enlist this project in the service of the people It is clear that the Muscle bhoals development is but a small part of the potential public useful ness of the entire Tennessee river Such use if envisioned iniiti entirely transcends mere velopment control soil erosion afforestation elimination from agricultural use of marginal lands and distribution and diversification of industry Leads to Planning short this power development Missing Des Moines Banker Is Arrested DES MOINES April 10 OF Guy Lines missing assistant cashier at tho Capital City State bank was arrested at the courhthouse today as he waited to see County Attor ney Car Burkman Rolfe O Kagncr president of the bank said last week that a dis crepancy of about SflOOO was found in Lines accounts Lines disappeared April 1 Policeman Shot by Minneapolis Woman Dies of His Wound MINNEAPOLIS April 30 Richard Kerr 63 policeman died today from a wound received in a double shooting in his apartment last night Mrs Bertha Peterson Knutson about 40 died earlier Kerr told police the woman shot him and then herself after they quarreled ROMANCE BEGUN AT CLEAR LAKE Ends in Mans Death When He Laughs at Robbery Attempt CHICAGO April 10 ro mance that started on the tennis courts at Clear Lake Iowa several years ago was ended here today with the death of Elmer Lind 25 of Rockford who laughed at three youthful bandits when they at tempted to rob him and his fiance The attempted holdup occurred as Lind orchestra leader and ten nis instructor and Miss Helen Da vis 22 sat in his automobile in front oC her home after returning from Sunday evening services at the Moody Bible institute Miss Davis told police that in stead of complying with the de mands of the three youths to get in the rear scat of their car when they drove alongside Lind jumped out of his machine and struck at tho leader She said the other scrambled back into the machine to flee the scene but that the leader a youth of about 18 drew a revolver and fired at Lfnd as hi attempted to duck behind his car News of Linds death several lioura later was kept from Miss Davis until she offered to submit to a blood transfusion to save his ife Police said she became hyster ical Miss Davis said she met Lind when both wore vacationing at Clear Lake Iowa and the future lives and welfare of millions It touches and gives life to all lorms of human concerns I therefore suggest to the con gress legislation to create a Ten nessee valley authortya corpora tion clothed with the power of gov ernment but possessed of the flexi bility and intiUative of a private enterprise It should be charged with the broadest duty of planning for the proper use conservation and devel opment of the natural resources of the Tennessee river drainage basis and fta adjoining territory for the general social and economic fare of the nation Carry Needed rower This authority should also be clothed with the necessary power to carry these plans into efcct Its duty should be the rehabilitation of the Muscle Shoals development and the coordination of it with the wider plan Many hard lessons havo taught us the human waste that results from lack of planning Here and there a few wise cities and coun ties have looked ahead and planned But our nation has just grown It Is time to extend planningIn a wider field in this instance com prehending in one great project many states directly concerned with Turn to fnff c Clnimin 4 IOWA WEATHER Mostly cloudy possibly snow flurries extreme oust portion colder In nnst nmi south por tions tonight tem peratures over most of state prohahly cloudy Tuesday not so cold in extreme west portion LOCAL STATISTICS GlobeGazette weather figures for 21 hour period ending at S oclock Monday morning Maximum Sunday go Minimum in Night 35 At 8 n m Monday 15 Rainfall ffi of an inch Figures from 2J hour period end ing at 8 oclock Sunday morning Maximum Saturday 50 Minimum In Night 3S Rnlniiill 08 of an inch A 21 hour period with a range of only 1 degree in temperature was theweather mans distinguished of fering to Mason City Sunday Not in many months has there been such a phenomenon as this ;