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Mason City Globe-Gazette (Newspaper) - March 21, 1939, Mason City, Iowa NORTH IOWAS DAILY PAPER EDITED FOR THE HOME MARLON a K 1ST 8 Afl T DEPT OF COMP MOJNES 14 ASSOCIATED PRESS AJBD UNIMD THE NEWSPAPER THAT MAKES ALL NORTH 10WANS NEIGHBORS MASON CITY IOWA TUESDAY MARCH 21 1939 HOME EDITION Signs of ROMANCE AND NEW WALLPAPER Baby Chicks and Easter Fashion Displays L farch 21dawned clear and sunnj a fitting start for also went on a celebration t hieh for theyear With such wonder that residents of Mason City busy preparing their displays of new spring outfits Marlyn Th as H UPPER also means houseeleamnjr lime and when housewives begin picking out samples of wallpaper sure The hatching of baby chicks is an unfaHiSffsfei tlmt warm surav days are ahead Harold Spargur employe of a local a of the shipment to an lowl CLAIM PROGRESS IN NEGOTIATIONS Two Parties in Laundry Strike Hold Conference Satisfactory progress was re ported Tuesday as both parties in the laundry strike continued their negotiations in the presence of Frank Wenig U S labor concilia tor in the grand jury room at the Mason City postoffice and federal building Cecil Utferback business agent of the Des Moines local of the laundry union returned to DCS Moines Monday night after par ticipating in the negotiations through Monday Art McCoid and Joe Pease bus iness agents of the local drivers union and a committee of the workers in the IdealAmerican laundry and Lyons Laundry and Dry Cleaners Inc continued to represent the union at the confer ence Garfield Breese attorney for Lyons and H J Bryant attorney for the IdealAmerican repre sented the employers The strikes at the Schermerhorn dairy and the E G Morse produce plant continued Lithuanian Parliament Has Emergency Session Lithuania met in emergen cy session Tuesday Members had been summoned by telephone Deputies for the Memei area did not participate The session came after reports at Berlin that the status of Memel a former Ger man territory under Lithuanian soverergnts would be settled1 this week Trouser Leg With Wallet Is Stolen LOS ANGELES James Koygaas clothes were pretty well torn up when he reported to police he had been robbed In fact he had only one leg on his trousers The holdup got the other half of my pants1 he said The part of it is that he got the halt with my wallet Goat Tries to Go to School Nanny Takes Flying Leap Through Front Door u CITY it was just lonesome or Vanttdh lmProve education is not known 3 Are Arrested at Sioux City After Mile and Half Chase SIOUX CITY au thorities Tuesday awaited the ar rival of Storm Lake police who are expected to claim threeNe groes suspected Detective Earl Morgan of robbing a store there The Negroes were arrested here Monday night after a mile and a half chase by police patrol cars the latter finally forcing the sus pects auto against a curb The men gave their names to police as Jacob Bruanch 30 James Brooks 19 and Ellard Brooks all of Waterloo Dont Continue to SPEND trying to rebuild a worn out car TURN NOW TO THE WANT ADS and see the cars that are now being offered REMEMBER GLOBEGA ZETTE WANT ADS BRING RESULTS Myra Myra Granted License to Wed After Discussion of Name D U B U Q U E Myra was granted a marriage license here Monday but not until she had convinced the county clerk she wasn t ludding about her name When Miss Myra 20 of Madi son gave her name the clerk repeated it several times and her full name before she finally convinced him that was IOWAN NAMED APPEALS JUDGE Rutledge Nominated by F R to Serve in District of Columbia WASHINGTON If Wiley THIS PAPER CONSISTS OF TWO SECTIONS NO 139 U S RECOGNITION OF GRAB REFUSED HOUSE PASSES Britain for BEER BILL WITH 88 T016 VOTE Local Option Killed Provisions of New Measure Are Listed DBS MOINES Iowa house Tuesday passed its restric tive beer bill after killing the local option amendment offered by Representative H E Morrow R Hopkinton Vote on final passage of the bill was 88 to 16 after the Morrow proposal went down in a 4660 vote The end of local option on beer for this session of the legislature came suddenly as the weary leg islators decided to shut 6ff further debate after only two speakers had expressed themselves on the subject Provisions Are Listed The beer bill which now must go to the senate provides 1 Elimination of class C permits for off the premises consump tion 2 An increase from S100 to S150 for class B or by the stein per mits Maximum remains at S300 3 That employment of minors in places where beer is sold shall be illegal Sales to minors also illegal 4 City councils may issue Pelmits only if oper ator has at least 1000 square feet Knudson Is Among Those Voting Nay on Local Option DBS MOINES ing is the vote on the Morrow local option amendment Axmear Bowers Burk Coooer Dancer Dodds Dykhouse Fishbaugh frostcr Graham Gregory Guernpey Hal lasan Hathaway Haugc Hcifncr Hr cimi HccKli tollman Johnson IHancocKp Kmidsan Marshall i Kueslcr Lilhlv Love Micas Lulz Miller Morriscy Mor row Nelson Odden Paulhis Pciscn Peyton Pine Prall Prcntis Rovn Sief Kas Slclnbcrc Sic Thompson iPo calioiitasi Troceer Van Ooslcrliout Wilson Yaecr Tolal 16 NajsAlracli Avery Seller Billner Hlnc Broderson Bnlow Burma Clnvk ClaypooJ Divcnporl Diclz Dvorak Eck crman Gardner Goodc Greene Hal Hcrrnsen Hycll Jrvvin Johannc Johnson Johnson Marion Judd Kccncy Kccr Knipplins Knowllon Unudson Cerro Gordol Kohlhaas Krue Lampman Lalchaw McFarlanc Mantey Moore Morripon Picper Ran dall Hilly Risse Hitchic Hoan ROPCS rj iacholr Scott Scolt Blount Rutledge Jr dean of the S1 ShalsSnarP shimanek Smiih Roosevelt Tuesday to be an as sociate justice of the United States court of appeals of the District of Columbia This is a newposition created by the last congress country the minimum 1500 square feet 5 Class B permits to be limited to areas districts t i Dean Rutledge had been prom council Fientlv mpntinnnrl 3 designated as by the city or town DeWitt Lumber Yard Destroyed With Loss of to DEWITT WlFire of unde termined origin early Tuesday destroyed the Eclipse Lumber Companys yard here with a loss estimated by firemen at between S30000 and S50000 j The blaze swept rapidly through the piles of dry lumber destroy ing seven car loads of building material Firemen were summoned from i Clinton 18 miles awav Grand Mound and Welton ee prom inently mentioned for the vacancy on the United States supreme court to which William O Doug las chairman of the securities commission was nominated Mon day The Iowa professor only 41 years old has been dean of the university since 1935 A native of CIoverpoitKy he studied at the Universities Wisconsin Indiana and Colorado According to Population G Two class B permits for town of dance floor space Out in the President was expected to have country the minimum would bp conversations with Brit i nn vruuiu uc i Asks Russia France and Poland to Sign Pact Against Nazis LONDON Tuesday asked soviet Russia France and Poland to sign a halt Hitler dec laration binding them to consult as to action they would take in case of further German expan sion attempts The final draft of the declara tion authoritative British sources said also had been brought to the attention of Rumania Turkey Greece Yugoslavia and Bulgaria Memel Not Included They stressed that it would not operate if Germany and Lithuan ia made a deal over Memel which was German territory be fore the postwar settlement It was designed to counter Germany action against nonGermanic ter ritory they said The announcement of Britains action came after the soviet gov ernment had disclosed at Moscow that London considered an imme diate sixpower conference as premature This had led to a belief that soviet support for a strong stop Hitler move was highly uncertain British sources emphasized that the declaration would be entirely compatible with a conference at a later stage Russia they said was likely to accept such a proce dure as a satisfactory alternative to a conferencenow President LeBrun Arrives Meanwhile President Albert Le Brun of France arrived in London for a threeday state visit amid increasing FrenchBritish collab oration in the face of German ex pansion Report that Germany might de nounce the BritishGerman naval treaty drew from an official spokesman the reply that the treaty was permanent and could not be terminated legally except with the consent of both parties Kinf Queen Present King George and Queen Eiiza belh welcomed President and Mine Lebrun at Victoria station and accompanied them in an open carriage through trooplined flag decked slreets to Buckingham palace Prime Minister Chamberlain Foreign Secretary Viscount Hali fax most of the other cabinet ministers and a crowd of notables were among those at the station French Foreign Minister Georges Bonnet who accompanied the president was expected to have tsh officials during the visit The Weather FORECAST r permits lor towns under 400 three between 400 and tics GlobeGazette weather statis 2nd Earthquake Felt I hy Imperial Valley EL CENTRO CaT second sharp earthquake of the day jarred portions of the Imperial Valley at a m PST Tues day accompanied by a clearly audible roar Police Sergt George Bucklin said the tremor lasted five seconds rattled dishes but did no damage A onesecond jarring quake was felt at a m 1000 four between 1000 and 1 500 five between 1500 and 2000 six between 2000 and 2500 seven between 2500 and 3000 eight be tween 3000 and 3500 nine be tween 3500 and 4000 ten be tween 4000 and 4500 11 be tween 4500 and 5000 13 over 5000 and one for each additional population 7 No permits for filling stations or roadhouses 8 Possession of a federal retail liquor dealer permit shall be grounds for mandatory revoca tion of a beer permit The local option vole marked the end of the Rev Sfr Mor rows battle for local option on beer His house file No 1 filed Jan 17 more than two months called for the right of coun ties to vole on whether they wanted to permit the sale if nccr or the operation of state liquor stores within their boun daries Tuesdays action prevents con sideralion of the beer section of that bill should the measure ever reach the floor In his vain battle for the option amendment the Hopkinton rep resentative hammered at the re lentless efforts by local option foes to delay house consideration of the question He declared that alcoholic beverages are poisonous and that a community should have the right to protect itself against the stuff No memoer of his body I take it would deprive a community of Maximum Monday Minimum Monday At 8 a m Tucsday YEAR AGO Maximum Minimum night IX 37 40 71 48 IN MASON CITY IOWA Fair Tuesday and Wednesday somewhat warmer in extreme cast por tion Tuesday night mild tem peratures Wednesday MINNESOTA Fair Tuesday night and Wednesday some what warmer in northwest por tion Wednesday if the state law proved inadequate to the task he added Touching on arguments that the slate liquor system yields 52000 000 a year profit for the state gen eral fund the Methodist minister said j Every time we talk and argue fov revenue from liquor we are saying indirectly that we are will ing to sell out some of he youth of our state to a life of degrada tion debauchery and crime Local option would not solve the liquor problem he admitted but would merely give each commun ity the right to say whether liquor should be sold within its borders Only other speaker to take the floor on the Morrow amendment was Representative A H Avery Spencer Opposing the meas ure Avery said local option would mean an increase in drunken driving as thirsty citizens in dry LOOK INSIDE FOR JOHN NANCE GARNER Elliott R Declares inLine for 40 PAGE 2 Series of Posture Schools Scheduled PAGE 7 Want Bestin Game Go Buy Joe DiMag NOTE DECLARES NAZI ACT HAS NO LEGAL BASIS Hits Protectorate Over Bohemia Moravia as Lawlessness WASHINGTON United States note to Germany released by the state department Tuesday said this government does not recognize that any legal basis ex ists for Germanys protectorate over Bohemia and Moravia Enclosed with the note was a copy of the statement Acting Sec retary of State Welles made last triday containing this countrys condemnation of what were de scribed as Germanys acts of wanton lawlessness and of arbi trary force Legal Basis Dented The United States note ac knowledged the receipt of the German note of last Friday in forming this government of the ylrms of the decree issued March 16 by the government of the reich announcing the assumption of a protectorate over the provinces of Bohemia and Moravia The government of the United Slates1 the American note said has observed that the provinces referred to now are under the de facto administration of the Ger man authorities The government of the UnitedStates does not rec ognize that any legal basis exisls ir stitus so indicated The note then said that the views of this government were made known last Friday and for ine information of the German government a copy of Welles statement was enclosed Js on Diplomatic Ground This last paragraph had the ef PAGE 13 2 ACCUSED OF BOMBING AUTO Charged With Pulling Rigging in Car of Estranged Husband ELIZABETHTOWN III Mrs Alice Austin 35 and Theo dore Simmons 30 accused of rig ging a fatal dynamite bomb to the automobile of her estranged hus band were removed from the Hardin county jail Tuesday by of ficials fearing mob violence against the pair Sheriff Otis Britain paid lie tool them to the Saline county jail at Harrisburg wh 1 1PHKng Welles satcnent which had been made to the pub c on a diplomatic basis flJtrvf n i i note winch 01 a 17 consisls almost cn the March 16 Under article B of this decree the German note said the Ger man reich lakes charge of the for fl in i f C of i foleS countries The not Communication e American note of reply did respond specifically to this apfc bUt an saM the refusal to recojmjze any r acts Toward CzechoSlovafcia could be taken to include reference to Czecholio dlplomltic representation iralif commenting on Lord Jiainixs announcement in British oS0Lolds Monday that the torney C E Soward after pre liminary investigation ot the death of Earl W Austin 46 popular county service officer for the American Legion and county su pervisor of the National Youth Administration Austin adult student at Cave rnRock high school where he also served as janitor was killed Mon day by a dynamite bomb which exploded beneath floorboards of his automobile as he was driving to the school Miss Lacine Mc Dowell 25 riding with him was injured seriously Soward said the bomb fuse had been attached to the exhaust manifold becoming ignited after the car had been driven nearly five miles He said Austin and his wife had been separated three years and that Austin filed suit ri j Jccii an dlessee to this government on Mibjcct by any other Rovenimcnt The aJdng secretary of state epeatcd his statement of Mondav hat no exchange of views had iahen place between this and any other government including the Latin American nations with re gard to the central European situa tion Recalling that the British am bassador had called to see him Monday afternoon he said the ambassador had come merely to obtain information Welles had no comment on the reported proposal of the soviet government for a conference of powers to form a stopHitler movement Boys Confess Sen IllCG SUl for divorce last December thai nf Ct hey were married i Of IOW3 nes desertion They 20 years ago FOR LATE NIGHT NEWS For the latest news buf letins tonight tune in Radio Station KGLO H20 Kilocycles at he following times 6 P M 7 P M 8 P M 10 PM IOWA CITY fOVA of petty thefts and officc breakins in City during the past three weeks was believed solved Tues day with confessions to police by two of three youths ranginc in age from 13 to 16 years Asks How to Build Bomb Proof Shelter WELLESLEY Mass URVOHo M Theurer a contractor appealed to the war department for aid Tuesday A Welleiley resident he said asked him to construct a I bonb proof gas proof shelter but I he doesnt kmwhow to go about ;