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Mason City Globe-Gazette (Newspaper) - June 21, 1928, Mason City, Iowa FINAL EDITION VOL XXXV UNITED PRESS AND INTERNATIONAL NEWS SUPPLEMENTAL SERVICE MASON CITY IOWA THURSDAY JUNE 21 1928 FIVE CENTS PER COPY ASSOCIATED PRESS LEASED WIRE REPORT NO 220 THRONGS SEE NIGHT PARADE County Officers Split in Place ASSOCIATIONS ASK CORONERS TO BREAK TIE Infant Organization Must Decide Between Fort Dodge and Capital THE eight county officers associa 4 tlons split four to four between Des Moines and Fort Dodge In attempting to iscide where the 1329 convention is to be held It was an nounced Thursday morning by Ed Madlgan Waterloo president of the joint organization Mr siadigan then referred the mat ter to the county coroners association an Infantthat came intu being at this convention only to learn that those officials had completed tholr meeting and dispersed leaving no others but Dr W E Long Cerro Gordo county coroner and secretarytreasurer of the Vstate association to decide j He Wouldnt Decide l But Dr Long informed the other associations that ha would not decide Reconsideration of tha question in the associations was thot aftotit the fact that of the of fleers had already gone to their homes tpreeluded this Finally Dr Long to write to tha members his t association and take a poll i That wont be so he iiaid only seven ivtl if L DOCTOR LINDY Tha University ot Wisconsin lias conferred upon Lindbergh above tho degree of doctor of laws Not so Inng hgo the same university bounced the Atlantic flyer for poor grades i the county afatl the state rneaicai association a It was believed that this would Jdraw a greater number to the con fventions But nevertheless the coro ners were taken into the county off I cers association at the joint meeting fi and as such have the power to decide where the convention is to be held Vote Four to Four This Is the way the associations voted Fort Dodge Supervisors treasurers and stewards and matrons I Des Moines Auditors recorders I clerks and engineers j The county officers held the final sessions of theirconvention at the high school Thursday altho a number left the city Wednesday night The election of officers In the Indi vidual sessions resulted as follows B Oska loosa president Elizabeth Storm Lake vice president and Miss Mar vyl Wright Adel secretary and treas urer ITALIAN FLYERS H PItchforth Musca tine president and Misn Dorothy Klopp Estherville secretary P Klopplng Ser geants Bluffs reelected president L Mijrhell Holsteln vice president W H Straclvan Humholdt reelected sec retarytreasurer Mnson Cltyann Elected H Stone Coun cil Bluffs president Joy Hldgeway TURN TO PACK B COLTOIN 1 SKt IOWA FORECAST Partly cloudy Thursday night and Friday not much change In iemperature LOCAL STATISTICS GlobeGazette weather figures for 24 hour period ending at 8 oclock a m Thursday Highest Wednesday 83 Degrees Lowest in Niglit 51 Degrees At 8 A M 61 Degrees Rainfall 51 of an Inch Strange as It may seem Wednesday raa the warmest day June has turned out thus far The 83 degrees recorded at about noon was 3 degrees higher than the maximum of Even f tho there was a heavy rain Wednes I day afternoon one of fair mind must admit that the weather man has been quite generous with Mason City dur Stranded Explorer Sends Further Instructions for Rescue Party rIKGS BAY Spitzuergen June k by the 650 pounds ot provisions dropped jesterday upon his camp off Northeast Land by Major Maddalena Gen Umberto Nobile today sent further radio directions for tho rescue of his stranded party Tho general and the five men with him who have been short of food and In difficult straits ever since May 25 when tho dirigible Italia met with disaster on Us return from the North Pole was in wireless communication with the base ship Citta Di Milano con cerning the present situation Gives Further Instructions He gave eome instruction about what further procedure is to be fol lowed in rescuing his party and gave details as to what were the conditions on Ice where he is stranded and tha exact position of tlia party Before giving thess directions con cerning the rescue plans however General Nobile expressed his to Major Mnddalena and the assis tant pilot of the SavoiaMarchesstl 65 as well as to Major Mercantl director general of the Italian aviation depart ment who organized tha relief expe dition and gave up his scat in the plane so that more fuel might be car rled In fact the first words of Mobiles message were I kiss and embrace the two flyers and IOWAS QUOTA IS TOLEAVEFRIDAY FOR CONVENTION Delegation Instructed to Cast Unit Vote for Gov Smith DBS MOINES June delegates to tho democratic na tional convention will entrain tomor row at midnight for Houston Clyde Herring national committeeman said Mr Herring will leave tonight Plans have been made to house the delegation at the Rice hotel where the delegation will have its One of the first acts after arriving in Houston will be to elect a national committeeman and committeewoman The candidates for the committeeman post are Mr Herring and Dr J W Reynolds of Creston with a possibll ity that H M Cooper ot Marshall town may enter the race Mrs Madge ONeill national com mitteewoman of Columbus Junction may be opposed by Miss Anna Law ther ot Dubuque Plan Caucuses Monday The delegation Is expected to cau cus the day before the opening of the convention Tuesday Each of the eight Iowa delegates large will have one the con yen are nb al te r nates a large Delegates from sixthseventh eighth and ninth districts will have a iialf vote each one delegate in the third has a full vote and the othei two a halt vote each THE DELEGATES At F Healy For Dodge Wilbur W Marsh Waterloo Senator Dan F Steck Ottumwa Peter N Jacobsen Davenport Mrs Nora Goheen Calmar James M Pal sons Deg Moines R V Louden Fall field and Judge D B McGuIre Du buque DISTRICT DELEGATES C Webber Fort Madl son Tom Greene Burlington Walsh Davenport H J Murphy Marengo J Nelson Dubuque oni John T Sullivan Waterloo hal Fred Haseman Waverly hal Howard Elma Fret Blermann Decorah M Cooper Marshnlltown C J Cash Anamosa W L Etter Keoktik C Ver Ploeg Oskaloosa Jamea J Smith Ottumwa and George Godfrey Albia T Vandenvaal Pella Frank Miles Des Moines George Du gan Perry Hrs Edna Danforth Win terset Nina Falk Essex J B Doze Humeston Mrs D P Long Hamburg T W Klllion Centerville E Swift Harlan A M Fagan Guthrle Center John T HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN AND MAIDS OF HONOR MARIE ItUEIILER First Miild of Honor LOUISE LENNAN Her Majesty tho Queen JOSEPIUNB Scconil Maid ot Honor These Jhree winners in the Mardi Gras contest rode in regal splendor on a magnifi cent float in the colorful historical parade Wednesday evening viewed by a gigantic throng that filled the streets along the entire line of march WORK SELECTED Vice Chairman of Committee Is of Oregon Is Treasurer y BULLETIN WASHINGTON aiinoiiiicpd to day that he would resign tlie in torior cabinet post before the end of Juno in order to conduct the rc piihHcaii campaign for which he has been made national vlmiramn WASHINGTON June Secretary of the Interior Work today was formally approved as cTialrman or tha republican national committee by a subcommittee named by the Kansas City convention to confer with Sec retary Hoover on campaign plans Other officers named In a slate made public for the also were ap proved The executive committee announced the selection of the following officers in addition to Chairman Work Vice Chairman Ralph B Williams Oregon Mrs Alvtn T Hert of Ken tucky Daniel B Pomeroy New Jer sey Franklin W Fort New Jersey sec ret a ry Joseph n NuTt Ohio Golfer in Lead in National Open Tournament Will Rogers CLAREMORB June Say what do you know about Claremore having a golf courae I tell you turning your land Into a golf course is the salvation of tho farmer Thats the only thing to do with land now Play golf on It your land and caddy Say theres a lot of people down here Hiat havent paid their bet against Smith yet I had been led to believe it was all over Im flying tomorrow to Fort Worth tho ranchmens postoffice Hurrah for Amos Carter West Texas and Dan Moody Anxious to get a ticket to the hall where they will exhibit tha New York delega tion Yours ROGERS P got a mani curist Heres the town for the democrats In 32 if they mutt Copyright OLMPIA FIELD CHICAGO June par over the treacherous No 4 course Leonard Schmutte of Lima Ohio jumped into the lead of the first round of the National golf to day withlk card of 38 Schmutte was one over par going out one under to equal tho course figures His card Out 444 In 315 Horton Smith of Joplin went Into a tie for second with Leo DIegel with a Breaking par by one shot on the In nine Loo Dlcgel scored a Leo had two birdies and was over Par on only one bole coming home His card Out 143 In 315 72 Scoring a 73 two over par for his first round of the National open goff championship Bobby Jones twice for mer holder ot the crown put himself into third place among the early fin ishers one stroke back of Leo DIegel oC New York Walter Hagcn scored a par on the 3S3yard seventeenth and a birdie 4 on the 450 yard eighteenth giving him a card for the IShoIc round of 75 Tinley Council Bluffs M P Conway Atlantic J Mitchell Fort Dodge Douglas Manning Finch Sioux City T E Diamond Sheldon All of the delegates are pissed un der the unit rule to cast their votes for GovVi Alfred E Smith for the presdentlal nomination tion Its fourday anniversary celebra 16 STILL MISSING KINGS BAY Spitzborgen June 21 Gen Umberto Nobile and five companions provisioned and believed able to withstand the rigors of the Arctic until rescued relief at tempts turned today to IS other men missing In the north Fcaiwas felt for all of three who started across the Ice from the Nobile party on May 30 the seven who drifted eastward in the balloon pnrt of the Italia after the crash on May 25 and the cxpcdilton of five with Roald Amundsen which flew from Norway In search ot them There was no information available which wns likely to prove helpful in guiding rescue expeditions t any of them Luck It was felt would play a large part in tlieir rinding It was realized how difficult search over tho vnst expanse of ice and riow was since thrco times airplanes sought No lille whose position was known be fore they were nlile to iirl him Then the fourth nnd successful x jlXMHtinn ivns only enabled to roach Xi hile when he sent out radio signals to guide it thru its flight REPORT MUTINY ON BOARD SHIP Australian Captain Sends Word Crew TVied to Set Vessel on Fire COLOMBO Ceylon June Australian commonwealth lines Jervis Bay reported by wireless to Colombo this morning that there was SHOOTS PAR GOLF DES MOINES June Shooting pur golf Arthur SI Bnrtlett oC Ottumwa state open champion nnd former amateur titlcholdcr was 10 up on his opponent Jack Batham of the Hyperion club Des Moines at tho end of the first 18 holes of todays quarter final round of tho state amateur tour nament Bartlett played morning Around In TtStrokes golrig out JntSf turning with 33 andjre YANKS WIN SHUTOUT NEW Tuns Young Henry Johnson shut out the Athletics 4 to 0 hero toclny in the first grime of a double hofulcr He wit pitchod Robert Moses Grove by a wide margin Philadelphia000 HOI 0 0 Now Oil 7 0 Grove ami Cnchrune Johnson and Collins nnta Taltc Ouo o 4 BOSIOX Tunn Giants hit three pitchers hard here to day to win the first game ot a double bonder from the Braves Tl to I Nqw flfll 13 0 Bosion M10 i t FHzsiniiiinns nnil OTiirrell J Cooney Smith and Spoil rer Urban Babn Makes It NEW YORK Juno Ruth lambasted his twentysixth liome run of the year In the first inning of the second game of a double header between the Athletics and the Vankcns here today The Yanks hod won the j Aredule 3 miles south ot here Wed first game 4 In 0 PLANES TAKE OFF IN STORM FROM AIRPORT All 13 Pilots Reported Safe at Fort Dodge for Pursued by the perpetual bad weath the 13 planes ot tlia Iowa Good Will tour wore somewhat di laycd by tho rain storm in the taki off for Wesley and Fort Dodge which Suddenly camo up Wednesday noon Following the first shower George Lowers ot Wesley flying an Eagle rock was given the honor of loading the group Into his home town Tho Register and Tribune pilot ship had been the first to take oft Mooring tlieir ships to the fences and awaiting the cessation ot the storm hi the shel tor oC His hangar the took during the brief respites between showers Despite the fact that the field had been made soggy by the do lugo each ne the pilots lifted his plane gracefully into tho air and turned th prop towards Wesley Safe at Wesley B Doilson flying an Eaglerock and Karl Lorenzon flying a Standard were tho last two to take the air Dod son took at nnd Lorenzon pulled back the joy stick 14 minute later All the planes were reported ti have arrived safely at Wesley befor the local starters left the nilport George Powers of Des Moines wl forced down in his Waco nea QUEEN AND HER MAIDS RIDE IN REGAL JJEAUTY Effects Add j Beauty of Line of Floats REALIZING that A of beauty is a joy for Mason Citys population and thousands of isitors turned out en masse Vednesday evening to view he second exhibition of the Historical Parade of the Sev entyfifth Anniversary cele bration Every available spot on Federal Are nue and Pennsylvania avenue from Sixth street north to Eighth street routh was choked with onlookers The crowd was estimated as double that of Tuesdays parade Cars parked four deep at each cross section practically stopped eastwest traffic for an hour a half Weather ar i Smiled The weather man Had smiled again tho rain as If loath tct mar such a beautiful spectacle had ceaned Spec tators and participants in the parade alike were in a holiday mood Again trom tha time that the HeraM an nounced that The parade the parade the Seventyfifth Anniversary parade is until the last float had arrived at the armory m constant rlcple of applause greeted each Unit gtcolored Lions clfiPfljueens float proved tile crowning feature of tho Wednes day evening No European queen was ever surrounded with more splendor than was Louise Lennan selected to reign at the Mardi from her highbacked white throne No European queen ever ruled her subjects with greater dignity and graclousnesa than did tha girl upon i nnaday morning was reported to hav Kansan Is Appointed Ambassador to Chile WASHINGTON June 2 The appointment of Wlltian bcrtson Kansas as ambassador Chile to succeed William M Collier New York resigned was announced todny by Secretary of State Kellogg FIGHT REPORTS TO BE GIVEN IN M C Mickey Walker middle weight champion vs Ace Wildcat the fight bill for Thursday night Local fans will gather at the Globe Gazette office to obtain a detailed roundbyround re port of the scrap It is scheduled to begin between and 9 oclock Iowa time a mutiny aboard Threats had been made to aet the vessel afire the message said The cruiser Enterprise received this wire less message from the Jervla Bay at 5 a Mutiny Theateuing set ship afire Send Immediate Armed marines and an officer from se are due at Trlncomali for embarkation on the Slavol which Is an oil auxiliary They were instructed to take charge of the Jervis Bay Prior to tho call for help the cruiser Enterprise at 2 oclock this morning received the following message Situation serious As earliest removal cicht men under hatches hut they dangerous Muting and incenitinrisin fried Passengers alnrmcd Constnnt Rimrd on men by volunteer passcnKors Speed ily nsslst me I due Colombo Mon day Princess Helen Wins Divorce From Carol riUCIIAREST Rumnnla June niichaicst courts have granted a divorce to Princess I Men from Frlncn Carol former crown prince of Rumania Thcro n mlstnko I Record mJMinUos would bo not to Cedar Falls The everlasting teamwork of every bloomin MASON CITYS SeventyFifth Anniversary celebration is now like the events of the years that led up to history It is scarcely necessary to waste adjectives and superlatives on this celebration for those who attended which to judge by tlje magnitude of the crowds included everybody in Mason City and nearly everybody in northern Iowa The celebration was in brief a huge success In the be ginning there was the idea and to give credit where credit is due the idea was first sponsored by the official staff of the Chamber of Commerce Then there was careful plan ning and layifigbf groundwork by a limited number of in terested men and women But all this would have gone for nothing or at best for a half hearted success except for one thing That one thing was the teamwork of the whole bloomin town The folks who worked or rode on floats as well as those who financed them the folks who marched the bandsmen band boys and girls the various committees and above all else to the spirit of the town which took the celebration to its heart and made the cause its The spirit that cheered and applauded the various floats the spirit that groaned when it rained Monday evening the spirit which scanned the skies anxiously all Wednesday afternoon waiting for the clouds to clear away and the rain to stop pulling for this to happen and believing confidently that it it did In the beginning the men who proposed the Seventy Fifth Anniversary celebration gave as their purpose the de sire to resell Mason City to itself No on can remember the events of the last three days without believing That these men and their plans had succeeded and had again sold Mason City to itself That the great mass of Mason City was always sold on itself and needed only the opportunity to demonstrate its confidence its loyalty and its faith whom he spotlights played the tha streets bad no injury either to the piano or t himself All 13 ot the planes wcr checked In at Fort Dodge for th night Dan Hunicr still led by a small margin Wednesday night over Carl Chriatcnsons Waco biplane Chrlstenson was still under a handi cap due to the failure oC a metal pro peller to arrive Wllford Gcrbracht of Ames had swept ahead of Leonard Carothers Waco for third place largely due to flight from Waterloo here Wednes day morning Inclement weather forced several ot tha pilots to use com passes In their flight from hero to Wesley Wednesday afternoon nig Crowd There At Wesley a crowd of more than 000 persons many ot whom had motored great distances were reported to have greeted the planes Pilot George Lowers and tlio owner of the Waco J A Hauptman received an ovation at the first stop west of here The flyois were scheduler to hop oft from Fort Dodge for Rockwell City Thursday morning and fly to Battle Creck in the afturnon Tho over night stop Is to lie made at Sioux City The officials at the nirport Wed nesday were as follows It S referee W A Westfall chief timer J Williams Curtis Amen and A II Kohl timers The committee In charge consisted of Loivell lj Ioiles Stanley Hnynes Stanley Moieake Arch Peterson tlcorge Barrett Kam Gcisol Burton Barley and Robert IVooland GeoigB Barrett ami S i served starters Cherkrrs who innpcrlel and provided information for the pilots wore Charles JSwrloiv CJiirrctt Cliapnmn Hmorsnn Deckel George j Oiawford Dudley Tvckor Stuart Griinimon Frank uyos Kenneth linyps Jesse Ignu Clcrn Km and J Lorenz big white float passed thru Vision In White The queen was dressed In a white evening gown surmounted by a bril liant red velvet cape A white crown rested upon her head and in her arms she carried a great bouquet of red roses and white flowers To completa the vision In white her attendants Marie Buebler and Josephine Iloul ahan second and third respectively In the contest for queen sat at tha of tho throne They were also dressed In whlto and carried large bouquets ot flowers At the prow of the regal ship was little Dixie Hunt drcsned In whlto satin with a tiny red plume xvavlng over her twinkling eyes Thursday morning the aura ot hap piness which hart surrounded the Queen of tlio Mardi Gras during parade was still apparent Without scepter or croivn tlio slrl who had oc cupied Ilirone for a single evening that happiness still her dominant mood Miss Lennan plans to a college next year and prize money received will go toward defraying her expenses A Simppy Drum Corps Four bands and as many drnm aided both parade participants and spectators to enter into the spirit of Ihe celebration The drum and corps from Albert Len resplendent in their blue and white uniforms Im parted a verve and snap to the spec tacle which resulted In a never ceasing round of applause belnj left In tho wake of the southern Minnesota organization which Included both wo men and men The men were dressed TURN TO PAGE 23 COLUMN 5 i An niiniic of Kllonoo Is tivm a pnunri Uccuril AUNT HET By Robert Quillen Bills a lot older than his wife an when theyre in a crowd o young folks he always reminds me of a dog that dont belong to no ;