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Mason City Globe-Gazette (Newspaper) - December 28, 1932, Mason City, Iowa TWO IS ASOPJ C MRS PARKER 54 DIES AT HOME Was Confined to Bed Pas Three Months Rites to Be Thursday Mrs Cleo B Parser 54 years old 920 Adams avenue northwest died at her home at 6 oclock Wed nesday morning She had been in railing health for some time ant confined to her bed for the pas three months Funeral services will be at oclock Thursday afternoon at th Patterson iuneral home with Wil Ham L Dibble pastor of the Firs Congregational church In charge Burial will be at Elmwood ceme tery Pallbearers will be George Ficken M B Carlson Joel Taines Jay Beck R P Smith and A Stanard Mrs Parker is survived by her husband Starr Parker a daughter Ruth and two sons Paul and Keith all at home a sister Mrs O J Pierce Mason City and three broth ers S A Bemis Mason City Ed Bemis Seattle and Frank Bemis Spokane Mrs Parker was horn Sept 16 1878 at Mason City She was a member of the Congregatlona church THE DAY IN CONGRESS Senate In recess until Friday House Continues consideration of agri culture supply bill TUESDAY REVIEW Senate Met briefly to recess until Fdiday House Passed interior department supply bill Began debate on agriculture ap propriatlon bill Farrell Elected New Chairman of I C C WASHINGTON Dec 28 Patrick J Farrell today was elec ted chairman of the interstate com merce commission to take office Ian 1 Succeeding Claude R Porter he will serve thru the next year Farrell has been with the commis sion 32 years He is a democrat X marks the spot where peopje got too lazy to spell It Christmas Inn Tribune E G Muiphy M D Glasses Eye Ear Nose and Throat All diseases caused by incorrect food balance Otflco Over Michael Drug Store Nobody finds a constant c To be exactly pleasing Nobody seems to get a thrill From sitting round and freezing Order GreatHeart for your inspection And you will win the family affection FIRESIDE FUEL CO PHONE 888 Before Its Too Late SEEK MEANS TO BALANCE BUDGET Continued Froni Fuse 1 publican leader asked Hare when it would be considered Approved by Senate far as we are concerned w plan to take it up tomorrow Har replied The senate already has approve the report which would grant in dependence in 10 years Early house consideration of a bill extending seed loans to farm era for 19S3 was indicated by Rep resentative Raincy the majority leader Representative Parks D Ark said the senate had already passec such a measure and urged that th house take it up soon in order thai loans will be available to south ern farmers in time for them to plant their crops Rainey said he favored house con sideration soon after Jan 1 Appoints Subcommittee Chairman Norris of the senate judiciary committee appointed subcommittee of five members on the Black five day work week bil and announced that hearings woulc begin Jan 5 The bill sponsored by Senator Black D would limit the hours of labor on goods producec for shipment in interstate com merce to 30 a week six hours a day for five days Norris chose to head the subcom mittee himself and appointed to the group Senators Borah R Idaho Robinson R Walsh D and Black He indicated that extensive hear ings would be held to receive testi mony not only as to the desirability but also as to the constitutionality of the proposal ROOSEVELT SILENT ALBANYN Y Dec 28 Friends of PresidentElect Roose velt who let it be known late yes terday he was horrified at news reports that he bad instructed Speaker John N Garner to revive the general manufacturers sales tax plan have portrayed Mr Roosevell as opposing any such principle of eneral sales taxation The New York governor himself remained silent today on the report which was issued from Washing on i Meanwhile his advisers disclosed vbat they said was his attitude to ward the tax In Two Categories They made it clear that Mr loosevelt considers sales tax plans as belonging to two categories the general manufacturers aalea tax lan and the tax on special com modities such as the federal taxes low being collected on gasoline anc obacco In general however they ndlcated Mr Roosevelt is opposed o any sales tax principle The question of sales taxation was not discussed by the New York governor during any of his speeches n the presidential campaignHis losition was revealed by his assb iates while he was in conference ate in the day with Senator Hoh rt Bulkley Ohio democrat a rhem jer of the senate committees on ommerce manufactures and cur ency Concludes Convocation Reading the Washington report vhich biB friends said bonified lim Mr Roosevelt said he had not been In touch with Speaker Gar ner since last week During tlie day Mr Roosevelt oncluded his conversation with Morman H Davis who waa sent by President Hoover as an American delegate to the disarmament con ference at Geneva Prof Raymond I Moley of Columbia university one of Mr Roosevelts economic ad visers was present during part o SEMIANNUAL STOREWIDE SHOE SAL NOW GOING ON Take yompick of any shoes in the entire Sale prices Shoes for parties dances afternoons business street school at reduced prices NEW STYLES FOR WOMEN WOMENS FLORSHEIMS S850 and values now Stewiu Shoe K5NO FKDERAL AVE MASON CITY IOWA the conversation with Davis who outlined a plan for an approach to the restoration of world confidence based upon disarmament HUNTUSTOF MINE VICTIMS More Bodies Recovered as Funeral Rites for Dead Are Arranged MOWAQUA III Dec 28 Rescue squads pushed forward with renewed vigor today as they at tempted to wrest from the com munity coal mine the last of the 54 victims of the states greatest mine explosion Four and possibly six more bodies were recovered early today They were found in two mine cara a short while after rescuers working day and night since the blast last Saturday had resumed operations following a brief delay during which pasageways were cleared of poisonous gas Meanwhile relatives and families of the victims had given up their Vigils at the entrance to the mine and turned to arrangements for fu nerals One procession after an other passed over the streets of the town yesterday as rites were held and a single service was planned today for Catholic victims in the community high school with Bishop James Griffin of Springfield offi ciating Removal of the bodies was de layed until later in the day as work ers came to the top with the Infor mation that possibly all missing bodies would be recovered They said some of the bodies wers buried under huge falls of stone and that it would be necessary to re move the stona before they could tell exactly how many were there CHICAGO TO KEEP UP INSULL FIGHT Continued From rage 1 quiry into the affairs of the Insult companies Melvin H Purvis chief of the Chicago office of the bureau of investigation in the department of justice said Senate to Continue Probe WASHINGTON Dec 28 Chairman Norbeck of the senate banking committee today said his group would continue its inquiry into the Insull crash regardless of the Greek refusal to extradite Samuel Insull to the United States Norbeck added that if Greeces action had any effect at all it would make us push the investiga tion harder For weeks the committee has had agents at work in Chicago looking into the Insull Utilities col lapse but the question of open hearings here has been left for future determination TO STAY IN GREECE ATHENS Dec 28 Insiill liberated yesterday after the courts rejected a petition for his extradition to America returned today to his hotel from the hos pital where he was taken shortly after his arrest several weeks agn Thank God the truth was proved he exclaimed to a corre spondent as he went to luncheon He said he would remain in Greece indefinitely living at the hotel for the time being until Mrs Insull can come down from Paris Same Charges Out Further proceedings cannot ne taken In Greece against Insull on the same charges on which a courl ruled yesterday he was unextradlt able a legal authority said today The decision was binding upon Greek executive authorities barring them from further steps should they be so inclined it was declared President Georgopoulos of the court of appeals said today there had been no attempt by executive powers to influence the court II ruled Mr Insull could not be ex tradited to the United States on ths evidence which was intended to show him guilty of larceny and em bezzlement in connection with the colapse of his middle west utilities enterprises Pay No Attention Even had they tried to influence the court president said Greek judges you know pay no attention to anybodys pressure M Georgopoulos who is one of the most distinguished Greek jur ists said all judges believed Mr In sull was absolutely innocent of any criminality The procedure now was for the court to submit its finding to the ministry of justice which will trans mit the same to the foreign office for communication to the American legation Farmers Try to Save Farm From Sheriffs Sale Attempts Fails ASHLAND Wi3 Dec 28 Tho revolt against farm fore closures spread to Ashland county oday when 75 farmers sought unsuccessfully to save from a iheriffs hammer the 40 acres of lust Jusula Led by Martin MakI who acted aa spokesman the farmers tried to stop Sheriff Elmer Sanders from oiling the property to the federal and bank of St Paul When the herlff replied he was powerless to irevent the sale MakI addressed the farmers urging all to be pres ent when the sheriff attempts to evict the family Well be there to put him off Haki warned Marion Reed of Hurley repre enting the bank bought the farm or 51900 DECEMBER 28 Bi 1932 OF TECBlYOcMGY ConHniM from file 1 of full conversion of things from primary sources What is very interesting is that the technocrats assure us this new condition IB not for us a matter of choice but inevitable They say we must come to use rather than ac the statement of commentators that we can have a standard living 10 times as high as waa possible with incomes of 1920 if we organize our full capacity to produce and that no one need work more than four hours a day four days a week and no one need work before the age of 25 or after the age of 45 Passion of Technocrats Technocrats are men who have a passion for things in life that are measurable However I believe the techno crats would benefit if they would stop studying charts for a while and would hear symphonies visit the great art galleries and museums have some sort of reverent medita tion In church on Sundays and ram ble over the lake district of Eng land t While technocrats may be work ing out some plan of action they have no definite plan now They are beginning to draw some conclus ions but they too aro open for dis cussion They are not proceeding on the assumption of mans desires likes and dislikes They think that man has no control over the world in which he lives I believe that man is greatly in fluenced by his modern instincts and that he has a great deal of control over the conditions of the life in which he lives Observe Gandhi It would be a great experience for technocrats to go to India and sit at the feet of Gandhi to observe his leadership instead of confining themselves to studying only sucn things which are measurable Technocracy believes that the pace in modern activity is set by technical science and that this is ad vanced by laboratory processes which can be controlled But the rules of the business game depend on our conceptions of what Is right and fair and on legal regulation These things we can only change fumbllngly by trial and error not by laboratory rules These changes ne cessarily come slowly The question is Can the rules be changed fast enough to keep up with the game It they cannot there is likely to be revolution The English speaking people however are not a revolutionary minded people They never have had a real revolution The American revolution waa merely a transfer of political allegiance not a tremend ous upheaval such as took place in France or Russia Powers at Work Technocrats do not call this de pression a financial say It is powers at work But they have answer or theory They tell up to stop look and listen They can only present their theories in such a manner that the average person cannot decipher them They have compiled a lot of data but they are not yet prepared to give answers It is no use to merely ask the way out of this depression Wo are like a group of persona lost in the woods Every way is a way out but the question is Where do you want to go Everyone is confused Un til we can ask the question Instead of begging it we have no right to expect ths answer Collego Boy and His Father Discuss Technocracy Club Boys Advised to Tame Calves by Animal Husbandman AMES Dec 28 a native Iowa calf on feed usually is not difficult but 4H club boys with western calves or Iowa calves just in from pasture should take steps to tame them properly Rex Beresford extension animal husbandman at Iowa State college advises The best way to tame a restless calf la to give it some company If possible and confine it in a small stall and pen according to Mr Ber esford Calves fed together almost always gain faster than when fed alone The Iowa State agriculturalist advises oats or a mixture of oats and a good protein supplement as a good starting feed for the calf The calf will start eating oats quicker than any other grain and it is safe to allow him to eat practically all he will take When he becomes ac customed to oats however corn can be added and all or nearly all the oats replaced with corn Crushed corn and cobmeal is an other safe starting feed Union Savings Bank of Davenport Starts Clearing Pass Books DAVENPORT Dec 28 Calm prevailed in Davenport bank ing circles today The Union Savings Bank and Trust company was open and started immediately clearing pass books of depositors In which 40 per cent of their deposits were certified in the new Davenport Bank and Trust company The board of directors of the Union bank this morning adopted a resolution turning the Institution over to the superintendent of bank ing L A Andrew Some time today t was expected a formal request would be made to the Scott county district court that a receiver be ap pointed GALL ALIENISTS IN MARTIN TRIAL Iowa City Youth Pleads Not Guilty in Slaying Be cause insane MUSKEGON Mich Dec 28 UP some of them from his home town of Iowa City Iowa awaited their call today to testify on behalf of James Martin 16 on trial here for the killing last No vember of Haus Nlelson in a gas oline station holdup The boy whose defense is that he is not guilty by reason of insanity yesterday heard officers and others relate the details of the robbery and of the Wilingof Neilson The story of how Martin was taken from a Chicago bound bus at Benton Har bor alao wag told by Berrien county officers Under Sheriff Charles Johnson of Berrien said that Martin after de nying the charge at first confessed that he killed the gasoline station proprietor Martin did not confess he said until he had been promised a treat of mince pie and milk after telling the truth Finally Johnson and other offi cers related Martin admitted thit he killed Neilson but claimed that his pistol discharged accidentally aa he was leaving after the holdup IN THE RADIO WORLD THURSDAY SEC Central Standard Time ote AH programs to key and basic chain or groups thereof unlesu specified i lo coast o to c designation Includes alt available subject to chaise P M By the Associated Prem NETWOKK BASIC East wear fcey wee vjar wtftg weak wfl wfbr wrc wgy wben wcae wtam wwj mat Mldwnt wraaq well ksd woewho wow wdaf NORTHWEST i wtmj wlba kstp webc wday kfyr ckgw ctct wrva wptf wwnc wla wjax wfla wsim wlod wtfm wmc wab wapl wjdx warab kvoo wky wfaa wbop kprc wonl ktbu Uthe koai kdyi kslr kghK k go kfl kgw komo khq kpo kcca kes kjr kga bfad ktar kgu Dinner Mualc also c John B to c by Donald Kovis Sekatary Hawkins midwest west Ray Knights Sketch C Roblaons Buckaroos The Goldbergs Sketch Rudy Vallee c to C The c to c Jack 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Scarlet Fever Dr Jordan Emigres was the name given to the Royalists who fled from France during the revolution of 17S9 Tubes Tested FREE In Our Store We Repair and Service All Makes of Radios VANCE MUSIC CO EVERYTHING tN MUSIC 124 NorRi Federal Phone 798 PATRICIDE CHARGED Frances lassitcr 15 year old high school girl of Newport News Va was charged with the slaying of her father because of his alleged cruelty Associated Press Hubbard Starts His 25 Year Prison Term FORT MADISON Dec 28 T Jay Hubbard former Des Moines police officer under a 25 year sen tence on a charge of criminal as sault arrived at the state prison late yesterday and given num ber 15781 He will be assigned his duties within the next day or two Single Men Beat Married Men in Hunt at Bristow BRISTOW Dec four men went on a rabbit hunt Monday afternoon Twelve married men vied with a like number of single men to bring in the most game and the winners were to be treated to an oyster supper by the losers The single boys brought In 13 to 30 for the marrfed men FIND BODY OF MISSING CHILD Buried Under Pile of in Cellar Two Men Questioned NORWOOD Mass Dec 28 The body of Helen Keras 9 who had been missing since Christmas day was found in the cellar of her home late yesterday afternoon The body was burled under a pile of rags The body was found by Police Sergeant William Barren and police officials said they would give out no information as to how the child died until after the arrival of a medical examiner The cellar of the girls home had been searched several times during the past two days and while the bundle of rags had been noticed it seemed too small to hide a body The finding came soon after po lice had taken into custody for further questioning Ahmeed Ors man 50 and Allic Orsman 48 Ah meed lived in the same house with the girl The men were taken to the police station and police said they had no direct evidence on which to question them until they found bul lets in Ahmeeds trunk in his room Body of Slain Woman Found on Grounds of Oklahoma High School MUSKOGEE Okla Dec 28 UPI body of an unidentified mid dle aged woman whose head had been crushed was found at West high school here today Police said the body apparently had been taken from a motor car and dragged about 75 yards across the school grounds to a place of concealment behind a wing of the high school building Indications were that the woman had been clubbed to death If you have solvent relatives you cant get Red Cross flour Whicn shows how little the Red Cross knows about relativesPublishers Syndicate Carl L Hanks Former Nashua Resident Dies NASHUA L Hanks Des Moines born and rear ed In Nashua and for several years grand chancellor of the State Unlou Commercial travelers died Wednes day at Long Beach Gal The funer al will be held In Des Moines and burial will be In the family lot in Greenwood cemetery at 1 oclock tomorrow afternoon Mr Hanks accompanied by his wife drove his car to California a few weeks ago and had just moved Into a new bungalow Womans Arm Broken in Fall on Sidewalk Mrs Catherine OConnor 113 Eighth street southwest is at Mercy hospital suffering from a broken arm received when sho fel on the sidewalk while on her way down town The accident occurred about oclock Tuesday after noon YES You can wear smartly styled shoes and at the same time be com fortable May we show you how lAIRDQ 14 E State St Whore Shoes Are Really Fitted CASH TALKS LOUD GREAT HEAT Good Illinois Furnace Lump TWO TONS PER TON Wolf Bros Coal Go Phone 1148 A Few Words in a Small Ad About a SALE of Suits Overcoats for Men Q85 85 85 up All we have to say our windows and call on us before you EVERY GARMENT INCLUDED All Boys Suits and Overcoats On Sale Too up Get to Know YQV CAN DEPEND ON A CILDNER STORE Home of Hart Schaffner Marx Clothes ;