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Mason City Globe-Gazette (Newspaper) - January 5, 1934, Mason City, Iowa WO MASON CITY GLOBEGAZETTE JANUARY 5 Hi 1934 EMBARGO URGED AGAINST FRANCE Nation of Cheaters Says Britten in Debate on Liquor Tax WASHINGTON Jan 5 Calling France a nation ot cheat ers and defaulting misers Rep resentative Britten R HI in the house yesterday demanded that an embargo be placed on French wines and that President Roosevelt call upon that nation to pay its debt installments Britten made his remarks during debate on the liquor tax bill He urged the ways and means com mittee to insert In the measure a complete embargo against French products as long as that nation continues to default in its pay ments Brought to Time France ought to be brought to time said Britten as he was loud ly applauded by both democrats and republicans The Frenchman is a cheat be cause his government Is a cheat President Roosevelt is the man who should use the language of Washington Adams and Jackson toward France he said referring to the historic demands those presi dentsmade to that nation to fulfill its obligations to the United States Use Own Tactics He should use the same tactics against France that France used against Brazil When Brazil saiJ she was unable to pay her Interest installment to France France slapped an embargo on Brazilian coffee and France Is a coffee drink ing nation Britten said if the same thing were done by the United States against France France would pay interest due on the debt City Hall Bond Issue Defeated in Livermore LIVERMORE Jan re quired 60 per cent Livermore voters did not vote in favor of a 57500 bond issue yesterday to build a city hall and the project was de feated A majority of 172 to 121 was in favor of the construction project however IN DAYS NEWS Chicago poiico said John Pio trowsk 27 then repudiated the he beat his two smallchildren to death and hammered his wifo In an outbreak of rage against her for being rtrlendly wlth John Panfield a roomer at their home whom Piotrow skl said he beat and left for dead In a patch of weeds As soclatedl Press Bank Cashier Slain in Holdup at Basel BASEL Switzerland Jan 5 Two robbers killed one cashier wounded another and shot up the interior of the Weber and company bonk near the Bank for Interna tional Settlements today They es caped with an undetermined num ber of bundles of bank notes and 3400 Swiss francs about 9 Drown in Flood When Pipe Bursts COLMAR France Jan 5 Nine persons were drowned early today in a flood caused by the bursting of a pipe supplying tur bines on an electric power project at Lake Noir 3000 feet up in the mountains 20 miles from Paris IN THE RADIO WORLD FRIDAY JAN 5 Central Stannara Time Note All programs to Kev and bajlc chains or groups thereof coast to cout c to c designation Includes all available gtaUotta to chance r M ii i i sr H lag wfl will wfbr wro wyy when TFtag wilt wifcr wru wgy wtwn Tcae wtara wwj waal Mldwwt ksd tnaaq TVC U woe wow wdaf WKD f NORTHWEST AND CANADIAN wlmj kslp wcbc 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NORTHWEST ANI CANADIAN wiroj wlba katp wcbc wday ttfyr crct clef wrva wptt WTTDC wta wjajc wfla wsuti wlod wsni wmc wsb wapl wjdx wsmto kvco wky wfaa wbap kpro woal klba ktha waoc kca kdyJ ktfr kghl kgo kfi kgw komo khq kfsd ktar The Thre utsiers eaatj Sing Lady repeat lor wgn Lowell Orphan Annie repeat to midwest 6 00 Amoa n Andy east only Three Muakcte east Potash and skit Morton Bowe Tenor Solo flhutta and OKeefe Orchestra Dangerous paradise Skit Red Davis Drama basic PiI Hnrrla and Orchestra Phil c to c Frank SImona Band Con 0 30 Mario Coizl to c The Three scamps east Amos Andy repeat for weal Btara ot Winter also coast Freddie Martin Orchestra c to c Cab Galloways Orchestra Eddie EUtms and Orchestra SATUllIlAYd JAX 6 a m Senlea Reports m Prof C A lversin a m Tlie Mualc Shop a m A Nice Evening Ruth Oalvln a ParentTeacher Association Program a P A Program a m PubUc School Forum p News HAVE YOU HEARD THE HEW CROSLEY RADIO at PAULS RADIO Service 79 Second Street S W te 2 radios In one and at the price of one new models are wonderful to SI 2000 youll be completely satisfied with a CROSLEY no matter what model you buy Be sure to see and hear these neiv radios They represent the worlds standard of radio value So come In and compare them to your present set A few good used Radios can be taken In now on CROS1EYS Dont overlook the new 32 volt aH electric set for farm homes Its a wonder Z PAUL CLEMENT Proprietor SENATE LIMITS SALES TAX LIFE Amendment to Bill Adopted 31 to 14 in Committee of Whole DES MOINES Jan 5 enate action today had limited the fe of the retail sales tax provision f the interim committee tax bill n which It is working to two years Under the provisions of an amend ment adopted yesterday in commit ee of the whole by a vote of 31 to the retail sales tax will be lev ed only until Dec 31 1935 where as the bill originally made it a per manent tax The retail sales tax levied at a 2 er cent flat rate is expected to aiae upwards of 514000000 of the 18000000 the three point tax bill expected to produce wo provisions a net personal in ome tax and a net corporations in ome tax would continue after the xpiratlon of the retail salea tax Plan Not Opposed Introduced by Senator George atterson and others the amend ment to limit the life of the retail alea tax was not opposed by spon ora of the interim committee bill S F 1it was adopted only after a vigorous debate in which it was opposed by advocates the gross income form of taxation Fourteen democrats and 17 repub icans voted for the amendment while opposing votes were cast by seven democrats and seven repub licans Five members three demo crats and two republicans were ab sent or not voting Some political observers saw in the actionan attempt to solidify support behind the bill by more closely uniting its proponents and opponents of gross income tax plans and to draw support from senators favoring a gross income bill Willing to Accept In the debate Patterson explained that while he opposed a retail sales tax as a permanent provision he was willing to accept it as a tem porary or emergency measure Sen ator E R Hicklin of Wapello vigor ously opposed the amendment The vote on the patterson amend ment was Anderson Aschen Drenncr Beardsley Bennett Booth Calhoun Garden Chrystal Elthon ETisch Geske Hill Hopkins Hush Simberly Leo McArthur Meyer of Bremor Miller of Buchanan Miller of Jones llullaney Nelson Patter son Pendray Ritchie Roelofs Schmidt Stanley Stevens of De catur Valentine and Wilson Noes Beatty Frailey Harrington Hicklin Hua ted Irwin Klemme Moore Reese Shangle Topping Tripp and Wen ner Defeat Amendment Absent or not ers Coykendall Doze Knudson and Stevens of The senate also defeated without a record vote an amendment by Senator L T Shangle which would have stricken the section making it unlawful for a retailer to advertise that they had absorbed or would refund the retail sales tax to the purchaser The senate committee on high ways today recommended for indef inite postponement the bills in which Senator Paul Schmidt o IowaCity proposed a 550000000 highway construction program cov ering fourlane highways across the state and a system of rockshouldei highways connecting and supple menting these AMENDMENTS TO STATE CONTROL Continued From Face J councils decision the question would be put to a popular vote Durant claimed that advertising would promote the consumption o liquor which the bill attempted to decrease This is just another instance o how silly some otherwise grown up people are said Gallagher oppos ing the measure Fort Dodge Distillery You cant keep advertising oui of your national magazines or pa pers or radio programs Representative Mitchell of Web ster informed the house that plans were well under way to establish a distillery at Fort Dodge and de clared it unfair to prohibit small distilleries from advertising while allowing large ones the privilege In order to smooth out the situation Representative Teter of Marion then offered an amendment prohibiting all advertising except that allowed by federal statute and regulation If you want to do away with all advertising adopt the Teter amend ment said Representative Fabritz of Wapello He then asked that the house defeat all amendments on the subject State Regulations Representative Sours of Floyd de clared it was the federal thought to let each state make its own regu lations and that the bill in its orig inal form would throw the state open to all liquor advertising Not many people begin to drink liquor from advertisements they read said Representative Mercer of Johnson this matter should be left up to the commission Differing with Mercer Represen tative Avery said the purpose of ad vertising was to increase sales and that we are trying to eliminate the desire for gain by putting con trol In the hands of the state The Teter amendment went down 25 to 70 The members then voted down 34 to 61 an amendment by Reprcgentatlve Feltcr of Warren which would exempt the commission COLORADOS DEATH CHAMBER This the now lethal gas chamber of the Colorado prison at Canon City where Walter Reppln of Newark N J was doomed to die unless the legal battle to save him proved successful Beppins attorneys argued that the boy being a minor had no right to plead guilty He won a stay of execution from the Colorado supreme Press or special distributor from the pro visions of the advertising act Offers Amendment Still sanguine of putting over some prohibition Representative Grau of Buena Vista offered an amendment prohibiting poster or billboard advertising under penalty of a fine He said he believed this the only curb which could be put on such publicity because if the public con get advertising from papers outside the state there is no reason to deny it to papers withih Iowa However the amendment was boiled over 36 to 59 The Hanson amendment provid ing an award for evidence in boot legging cases was termed a stool pigeon amendment by several of the members It was defeated 33 to 65 This amendment would make it worth while to provide informa tion in bootlegging violation said Hanson This is not a good principle said Representative Jensen of Au dubon Its the same idea of pay ing a child for being good Holler for Pay When you for pay youre not doing the cause any good said Representative Johnson of Lynn who declared it might overload the appropriations Representative Mitchell of Web ster fought the amendment on the ground it would make it harder to get convictions Several years ago county attor neys employed stool pigeons he said juries were reluctant to ac cept their testimony I dont be lieve the amendment would accom plish its purpose On the other hand Representative Stanzol of Ida asserted It was the best proposal yet suggested for control of the bootlegger The guy that would squeal for a paltry 550 is no better than the bootlegger himself said Represen tative Simpson of Jones Bcfuse to Concur The senate in its morning session refused to concur in house amend ments to the butter bill creating state butter control board Refusal to concur in the changes made by the lower branch was by a vote of 0 to 42 The bill also pre scribes regulation for butter man ufacturcd for sale under the Iowa state butter trademark and fixes standards for trademark cream eries After voting to reconsider the ballot by which the Treimer bill to make permanent a transfer o OBrien county funds the senati then reversed its position by pass ing the bill 31 to 11 Other bills passed by the upper house included one by the senate judiciary committee number two legalizing proceedings in the city o Burlington in issuing in pub He building bonds Pass House BUI The senate also passed a housi bill making permanent transfer o from the road maintenance fund to the poor fund in Cherokc county Committee reports recommending passage were returned on two bills One was the Frailey and Kimberly old age pension measure and th other a county and township affair committee bill providing for estab lishment of two additional polic radio broadcasting units one in northeastern Iowa and the other in the northwestern part of the state The senate decided to defer con sideration for the time being on ta revision because of the absence of a number of the members During th afternoon a number of legislators and state officials left for Jewell tc attend the funeral services of John Knudson five year old son of Sen ator and Mrs Irving H Knudson Weed Wins Battle The house yesterday afternoon re scinded its action of the mornlni session In which it passed 51 to an amendment by Reprcsentativi Mitchell of Webster which wouli permit drug stores to resell liquo for medicinal purposes upon pre scription of a licensed pharmacisl by adopting a motion to reconsidc the vote The fight for reconsideration was led by Representative Weed of Mad ison who won his battle 53 to 45 despite the combined opposition o Mitchell and Representatives Galla gher of Iowa and McKinnon o Henry Further consideration of the Mit chcll proposal was delayed until af ter the local option question hai been disposed of HOUSE APPROVES TAX ON LIQUOR Continued From rage J ratio whip today that he expect d congress to conclude by the mid le of May at the latest They conferred at a luncheon con erence The president impressed on me aid Lewis on leaving the object IB has of the senators giving as much time as they can to quick con ideration of the new measures put efore congress No Extra Time He made it clear that while he vould not hinder full debate he opes that no more time shall be aken on speeches than necessary to larify the measures The president hopes that con ress can finish the present session uid get away by the middle of May it the latest For myself I think I ee us here until July I must say that it appears to me that the president feels that the nation suspects or fears congress vhen it begins to do unnecessary olktng The whole text was dili gence and an early conclusion by ongress He has faith they all feel as he does WYNEKOOP TRIAL SET WEEK AWAY Iderly Woman Too III to Appear Defense Loses First Move CHICAGO Jan 5 blood ained trappings the instruments death the surgical paraphernalia Dr Alice Wynekoops medical fflce were saved by the state to ay for her trial a week hence for he murder of her sons wife beta A legal maneuver of her defense ttorneys to block the trial by de arlng the states evidence illegal Ifered from the Wynekoop home y prowling policemen was set side by Judge David A hundred fans clamored at the lurtroom door when the case was ailed for trial but they werfi dis jointed Again the elderly woman as too ill in her jail cell to face 10 charge that she put her daugh rinIaw to death with chloroform nd a pistol bullet fired Into her ack Attorney Tyrrell asked for a eeks continuance and Judge avid said he had already informed the jail physician Dr Wynekoop ied not come to court Were ready to defend her Jnn 1 said Attorney W W Smith ho has been added to the defense aff Worth County Sets All Time Record in Marriage License NORTHWOOD Jan 232 marriage licenses issued during the year 1933 It is believed that an al ime record for Worth county has been established More than onehalf of the li enses were issued to applicants from without the county mainly from Minnesota points Indicating the increase to be largely due to th removal of the five days waiting period in Iowa while the provision is still effective in Minnesota Only 72 licenses were Issued in 1932 nnd 133 in 1931 Licenses were issued during thi past week to Howard L McKenzy and Liia May Rynearson Cerro Gordo county Glenn A Erdahl Kiester Minn Olga J Turvold Lake Mills Willie Haugen Clea Lake Geneva Hazel Teigen Fores City Raymond Cram and Esthe Anderson Minnesota Robert Foley Harding lola Lee Llverniore Park man C Loberg St Paul Mildred J Randall Newport Minn Old Friends of T R to Honor His Memor OYSTER BAY N Y Jan 5 friends of Theodore Roose velt will gather tomorrow in th little cemetery at Cove Neck Lon Island where each year on Jan they observe the anniversary of th death of the late president As i 14 years past the presidents wid ow will throw open the doorg o the Sagamore Hill estate to receiv them after a brief ceremony of re membrance MAKES BRONCS HE BOUGHT IN DAKOTA PULLCARTORUDD RUDD Jan Huffmar drove his Ford to Canton S Dak where he purchased three broncs He had taken harness with him and hitched two of the broncs to th Ford and thus saved the money tlia gasoline would have cost as he drov all of the way to Rudd the othe bronc being led behind the auto Group Leaves Holland on Return to Crystal Lak CRYSTAL LAKE Jan has been received that Mario Trass Peter Zudolph and Mr an Mrs Peter Laworki son Peter an daughter Grace who have bee visiting relatives in Holland sine November sailed for New Yor Jan 2 and from there will drive M Trass car home It has been storage in New York while the were In Holland Yea Ethel you can sometime spoof a spoofer but you never ca reform a Re view Church Cancels All Accounts Due to Build Attendance MILWAUKEE Wis Jan 5 There is now no reason why mem ers of the Bethel Evangelical hurch who havent been attending ervices cant come back Cancelling all accounts due the lurch board Invited members stay g home because dues were unpaid i resume worship In calling off the debts the hurch officers said they followed precedent of holy writ EXPECT CHINA TO PROTECT LIVES J S Answers Request That Americans Evacuate Fukien Area PIEPING Jan 5 United tales legation informed the Chi ese government today that the United States looks to the Chinese overnment for the full protection the lives and property of Amer cans in Fukien The American aeclaration was in ply to the national Chinese gov rnment request that Americans in province be withdrawn to and Kulaugsu for safety The legation informed the Chi ese that the United States consuls n Amoy and Foochow the latter the capital of Fukien had been in structed to advise Americans with rawal at the consuls discretion The American declaration to the atloual government was preceded several days ago by a similar com munication from the Japanese who aid in addition that they would lold the Chinese government re ponsible for the safety of Japanese Citizens in Fukien The Fukien situation became ser ous when rebels overthrew the na ional authorities and establishes what they termed a peoples gov ernment The nationalists retaliated vlth bombing planes r Tax Solon Seeks Slash in Barrel Bee WASHINGTON Jan 5 Rep resentative Cannon D Wis safe oday he would seek a reduction ol 175 a barrel on the proposed tax on beer He said he would offer oil amendment tomorrow to the ways and means committee bill whijh would cut the beer levy from 5 a barrel to Former Instructor at Luther College Dies at Minneapolis Home MINNEAPOLIS Jan 5 eorge Olaus Markhus 71 news paperman and former English in structor at Luther college Do corah Iowa died at his home here last night He formerly was osso elated with a Lutheran synod pub lication in Chicago Darling Will Speak at Decorah Chamber Banque DECORAH Jan D Dar ling cartoonist Des Moines wl speak at the annual banquet of th local Chamber of Commerce Thurs day evening Feb 15 Preceding th banquet will be the annual member ship drive and election of officer which will take place at the noo luncheon Jan 22 Assessors Hold Sleeting GARNER Jan Beck with field manager for the stat board of assessors met with 2 Hancock county assessors yester day explaining various phases o the work At noon the assessor were entertained at lunch at th home of Auditor and Mrs Fre Missal Cutting of lco Starts LELAND Jan Hug led manager of the local meat mai ket began yesterday to fill the ic house He Is assisted by Elmer O son William Branstad and Marvi McGreevey HEAD UP CHIN IN CHEST OUT With your feet pointed straight ahead In a pair of Lairds Shoes and you will unconsciously command the respect of others LAIRD 14 E State SU Where Shoes Are llcally Fitted 5 Service Charge Planned for Drunks by St Paul Judge ST PAUL Jan 5 olng to be a 5 service charge ereafter for all first offense drunks spearing in local municipal court Judge Clayton Parks said that ef ective today he would impose the osts of caring overnight for those imbibe too freely The service charge will be for auling the drunk to the police sta on boarding and bedding him and elivering him to court Police the estimate in response to request from Judge Parks REPORT BLAST CAUSED FLOOD Probe Unverified Rumor That California Dam Was Dynamited LOS ANGELES Jan 5 unverified report that a check dam a mile above Montrose containing 100000 gallons of water was dyna mlted precipitating the New Years disaster which lost at least 39 lives was scrutinized by the sheriffs of fice today The report came as Coroner Frank Nance announced plans for an extensive investigation ol the catastrophe which caused damage of more than Headinginvestigation of the dy namite rumor Capt Norrls Stens land said two men were under sur veillance The dam was owned by a private water company It was understood investigators had come upon sec tions of pipe which appeared to have been ripped as though by the force of a Wast House Fire Put Out PLYMOUTH Jan small fire in the Math May home in the south part of town was extinguished before the fire department arrived A Great VALUE offering by Americas Leading manufacturer A great selection of Sterlingworth clothes bought months ago at depression prices and sold low to make this month long event Ma son Citys greatest 1934 clothing opportunity SUITS TREMENDOUS SAVINGS AT Overcoats TREMENDOUS SAVINGS AT T 1 i ti S Next falls prices will be about double these prices Our January Parade of Values represents sensational values on quality Sterlingworth Suits and Overcoats that most men need and each one is a most worth while invest ment All sizes and colors F URNISHING S Broadcloth De Luxe Neckwear89c Heavy Underwear Silk Scarfs95c Outing Flannel Suede Leather Mens Fancy Hose 29c 4 Hats think of it famous Lee of Danbury hats new spring styles and colors silk lined fine hatter fur Derbies too ONE GROUP OP Mens Shoes QUALITY SERVICE SATISFACTION LABEL SON INC AT NUMBER SEVEN SOUTH FEDERAL ;