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Mason City Globe-Gazette (Newspaper) - March 30, 1934, Mason City, Iowa DAILY PAPER Edited for tfce flome HOME EDITION ill 36 THB NEWSPAPER THAT B1AKES ALL SOBUl IOWAMS NEIGHBORS MASON CITY IOWA FRIDAYTMARCH 301934 THIS PAPER CONSISTS OF TWO SECTIONS Dress Down Rex Tugwell House Critics Miss No Chance Like Senate Did ASSOCIATED PKE8B WNBMASLFORJNSULLINDID TUDIfC DlAM in L 1 By HERBERT PLIJMiMER ASHINGTON March 30 Senate critics of Prof Rex Tug well muffed the opportunity to dress down the man now regard ed as the admin istrations chief brain truster but members of the house let go at him with both barrels The agricultur al appropriation bill this year carries a provis ion for the crea tion of a new post in that department to be known as undersecretary of agri culture Although little was said about it openly it was believed generally that the new job was tailored es pecially to fit Professor Tugwell now serving in that department as assistant secretary Some members of the house so construed it at any rate If senators had any ideas on the subject they kept them to themselves Approval was given by that body without much being said one way or the other In the house however it was a different story Dislike Brain Waves There has been an increasing re sentment on the part of some in the house to what one representative has described as the Tugwell brain waves It flared up during debate on the Bankhead cotton compulsory con trol bill which passed the house re cently The charge was made open ly by some that the idea back of theBankhead bill was inspired by u TugweU1 tindhisschool in the department of agriculture It the charged iicFadden of Pennsylvania is the plan of Tugwell and others and is a part of the whole plan of setting up a corporate state in this country Snell the republican leader ad vanced the idea that the new job created for Tugwelia benefit and others joined in My idea saidSnell is that this proposition is advanced for the pur pose of giving another democrat a job and giving this man Tugwell a 510000 a year salary Disclaimed by G O P A democrat suggested slyly that the pref essor really was not a demo crat but a republican At this Snell exploded Tugwell he shouted Forget It Forget it He never claimed to be a republican and we certainly do not claim him Several other representatives took a crack at the good professor and his ideas before the house con sented to the creation of the position No one doubted that con sent would be given It was a de sire to strike at Tugwell they want incidentally if Tugwell does get the job he will be one of the two undersecretaries in the cabinet Un dersecretary Phillips of the state de partment is the other A similar po sition exists in the treasury but as yet Secretary Morgenthau has not found a man to fill the place Wirt Claims Names Are Filed Safe Place DENIES ANYBODY HAS BEEN TOLD WHAT THEY ARE Explains Wire Refusing Foulkes Debate Which Mentioned Wallace GARY Ind March 30 JVDr William A Wirt Gary school su perintendent announced today that the names he has been pressed to brain trusters plan ning a revolution in government have been filed in a safe place for disclosure when necessary Explaining that he hoped to stop rumors that he had already di vulged the names to anyone Vr Wirt issued a formal statement It said I have not given names to any one But I have filed in a safe place the names and descriptions of conferences so that this informa tion will be available whenever it is necessary that it be produced Refuses to Comment The Gary school official who is to be called before a house investi committee to amplify his charges that some of President Roosevelts advisors are deliber ately prolonging the depression said he would not comment upon this invitation until officially noti fied of it He declared today that Repre sentative ID Mich was putting animproper construction upon the telegram Dr Wirt sent the congressman yesterday The telegram Dr Wirt explained was in answer to an invitation to debate against Foulkes Foulkes in Washington had re fused to reveal the contents of Dr Wirts telegram except to say that it mentioned Secretary of Agricul ture Wallace Dr Wirt made public copies both of Foulkes telegram and his own reply The one sent by the congress man to Wirt read Accepts Invitation March Lion Arrives in Snowstorm Mason City Has Ten Inches in Winters Return Trip Winter made a return visit to North Iowa Thursday night and Fri day with an Easter eve snowstorm Roads over nearly all the top half of Iowa and much of the rest of the state were blanketed with white Where snow peratures were did not fall tern still below norrna and sleet storms were common Mason City had ten inches snow by 3 oclock Friday and more was falling Skies were cloudy giv ing little hope of an early end t the downfall The temperature wa 19 degrees above zero after a hig of 38 Thursday and a minimum o IS during the night Sleet at Waterloo Charles City reported three an a1 half inches of snow and For Dodge claimed three with more con ing down Waterloo bad a sleet storm with precipitation of 35 inch recorded The March lion did its worst at Humboldt where the weather sta tion reported about a foot of snow and at Sioux City which had nine inches The snow was general over north west Iowa northeast Nebraska and parts of South Dakota HITLER SAYS HE WOULD LIKE TO TALK WITH F R Thinks Personal Chats Would Avoid Pitfalls of Diplomacy By LOUIS P LOCHNEIt Copyrielit 1834 by OTe Associated BERLIN March 30 cellor Adolf Hitler told me today that he wished he might have man toman talks with the leaders o other Presiden Roosevelt By such personal conversations he said the pitfalls of diplomacj might be avoided The antiquated d i p 1 o m a U method of exchanging notes h said finds a telling condemnatio in the fact that despite the efforts of diplomats the nations in 191 slipped into the most gigantic wa in history although I am convince the dipomats themseves were th most surprised when war INSULLS TRAMP STEAMER HELD IN TURKEY Snow in South Dakota In South Dakato the snowfall ranged from 3 inches at Rapid City ineneiatEierre C Temperatures in Iowa dropped from a high of 66 at Keokiik yes terday to a low of 22 at Charles City last night The forecast for to night is a maximum of 5 above zero in the open country in the northeast part of the state However hope is held out for the Easter parade Sunday with indi cations that it will be fair and from 6 to 8 inches in depth warmer afr brol out Explains His Ideas Herr Hitler talked to me for 50 minutes explaining his personal ideas of international relations de scribin how he keeps his hand on the pulse of the people telling me that he desires objective criticism First and foremost was his explan andeyetoeyetonversaUona I believe heartily in the manto man discussions of responsible statesmen he said The Berlin visit of Sir Anthony Eden British lord privy seal I am certain did much to clarify the situation be tween Germany and Great Britain Absolute Frankness One thing that every representa tive of a foreign dealing with me is Weal FORECAST IOWA Cloudy in the central and cast Colder In the south central and extreme east portions Friday night Saturday generally lair not so cold in the northwest and north central portions Saturday afternoon MINNESOTA Partly cloudy to cloudy Friday night and Sat urday snow In extreme south east Friday night not quite so cold Saturday LOCAL STATISTICS GlobeGazette weather figures for 24 hour period ending at 8 oclock Friday morning Maximum Thursday Minimum in Night At 8 A M Friday Snowfall Precipitation Thursday nights which continued into Friday was an answer to every farmers prayer With the frost out of the ground nearly every drop of it will be as similated by a dusty soil An excellent seed bed for early crops is virtually assured in North By the middle of the afternoon three or four additional inches of snow had fallen bringing the level in undrifted places to only a little less than a foot the heaviest snow of the winter Have accepted invitation of Open Forum to debate against you in Washington subject date and de tails to be agreed upon by us and Forum provided no conflict with my duties on house agricultural committee Please advise if you ac cept Dr Wirt telegraphed in reply Secretary Wallace recently pub lished the statement there can hard ly be even a satisfactory tentative answer until we find which way we want to go It should be debated in congress in public forum in city and in country school houses m every state the people must be let in on the problem This ended the quotations and completed Dr Wirts reference to secretary Wallace The school of ficial continued Nut Red Manhunt The question is not that of a manhunt for communists I con gratulate you on your offer to as sist in this effort to decide which way we want to go I regret that owing to the limitations of time and physical strength I cannot assist Wirt said he felt the Michi congressman should not have clothed the exchange of messages with secrecy was reported from the vicinity with the idea of Arnolds park with a heavy less I declare only just what Ger many is prepared to do When I state that we need an army of 300 000 men I dont propose afterward to come down to 250000 I want Germanys signature to mean some thing again And under no circumstances here the chancellors voice vibrated with emotion his jaw became firmly set his index finger pointed straigh under no circumstance wind The thermometer stood at around IS Snow plows were on the highways Southern Minnesota Blanketed ST PAUL March 30 by farmers as a boon to the soil a heavy snow that blocked highways in some areas and brought out snow clows unsued so far this winter blanketed southern Minnesota to day The snow which totaled 12 inches in several areas and still was falling 36 Degrees 18 Degrees 19 Degrees 7 Inches 104 Inches snowstorm 1U1 He denied reports that Foulkes Tom to Page 4 Column 2 2KILTEDAH021 HURT IN FLAMES Victims Sought in Ruins After Fire Destroys Texas Hotel LONGV1EW Tex March 30 LT least two persons were killed and 21 injured 11 of them seriously here early today today when fire razed the Longview hotel D F Stafford Dallas was killed when he jumped from a third floor window and struck the pavement head first Search of the ruins re sulted in the discovery of a charred body The fire broke out at midnight after most of the guests had retired and in a short time swept the three story structure Making desperate efforts to escape the flames many persons leaped from windows It was feared that some of the guests might have been trapped in their rooms in acveicLi atctvj today the first heavy fall of the sea son in the southern part of the state promises improved seeling condi tions farmers said The snow re placed dust storms of the last few weeks May Branch Out Into New Fields to Aid Recovery Government Determined to Press Its Campaign for ReEmployment WASHINGTON March 30 The government is determined to press its reemployment drive and may branch out into new fields in so doing Two principal developments sum This tramp steanerthc Grk freighter Malotlshas been the Houtmg domain ol Samuel Insull fugitxe m ilmo of hide andseek to distoNer some distant shore where he might S ndlnrbedb tto relentless pursuit of VmerKau macuiiery Capt Joannls Mousourls left is muster of the ship which is being detained at Istanbul Turkey Associated Iress Expect Senate to Pass Reciprocal Tariff Measure ulated the interest in the move 1 A letter from Hugh S Johnson to all code authorities in the durable and consumer goods and serv ice industries asking an immediate report on how many more men they could which he added and if not why not 2 A federal survey of possible new investment fields into which idle private capital could be poured to provide more work for the job less Minces No Words The NRA caief minced no words in asking for possible reemploy ment statistics from the two big Tnm to TlKe 4 Column 2 General Electric to Boost Its Pay Scale NEW YORK March 30 Gerard Swope president of the General Electric company an nounced today that effective April 1 all full time salaries of or less and all hourly rates of pay will be increased 10 per cent at me will I submit to dictation Will Pursue Course When I am once convinced tha a certain course is the only and th right one for my nation I intend t pursue it come what may I will d what I do openly I will not for ex ample pretend outwardly to accep IWTOOO men as a basis for our arm then secretly arm another 150UUU This statement led to a referenc to the armaments situation as at fected by Frances refusal to ap proach the problem from the vew points of Great Britain Italy and would rather have seen the world disarm than I he We want to put our resources to productive purposes We want to get our jobless back to work Next we want to raise the living stand ards of everybody Kesponsible for Welfare But as one responsible for the welfare of my country I cannot have Germany exposed to the pos that some neighbor may in vade us or drop bombs over our in dustrial plants or embark upon a nrt WQG IIIKL tO was just to distract attention from troubles at for this purpose and for this purpose only that we want an armv adequate for self defense Tasked him whether in endeavor ine to obtain employment for all now out of work he envisaged re rfminp everybody to a proletarian stateiin other words whether he would be content so to spread work that everybody would have a min imum income but nobody would be left with larger incomes Hitler replied Power Will Increase BLAME DEATH ON BROKEN ROMANCE High School Chums Quizzed After Girls Slaying Youth Held PETERSBURG Ind March 30 of 16 year old Anna vieve France today attributed th girls slaying to a broken hig school Her body was found last night m the automobile in which she had started to a junior class party ac companied by Ward Davis 20 a former high school athlete Officers who questioned high school pupils among them Miss Margaret Jackson close friend of the slain girl weretold Miss France and Davis were close friends last year but their friendship cooled while Davis was attending the Uni versity of Alabama last fall Davis held in jail at Washington made no statement concerning the shooting He surrendered to Peters burg authorities last night and was taken to Washington when a crowd congregated around the local jail Feeling had subsided this morning 272111 Vote WASHINGTON March 30 Wter a round of good old fashioned ariff debate the senate is expect d to pass President Roosevelts re iprocal treaty bill virtually as is That was the prediction today of both democratic and republican eaders as they surveyed the meas ure passed along to them yesterday jv the house Although tbe bill will probably in committee for more than a week its appearance on the floor will end with a bangthe four years of surcease from general tariff de bate since congress built the high est tariff wall in history during the Hoover administration Passed by House After several days of compara tively listless argument split dis tinctly along party lines the Roose velt approved proposal passed the house yesterday 272 to 111 It was first amended however to limit its life to three years and to prevent any reductions of foreign debt it would authorize the president to negotiate tariffreduction agree ments with foreign nations without submitting them to the senate for approval as Is required with other treaties It also empowers the pres dent to change the tariff rates sO jcr cent up or down without recom nendation from the tariff commis sion as is now the law Congress Enjoys Kecess Congress today started its first long weekend holiday in months with both house and senate enjoy ing a recess Although the senate frequently has taken Saturdays off HOOVER TO VISIT IN CEDAR RAPIDS Continues Leisurely Journey by Motor Car From Kansas City KANSAS CITY March 30 Herbert Hoover left here by motor car shortly after 11 a m today in a drizzling rain with Cedar Rapids Iowa his destination The former president spent a part of the morning visiting the Nelson gallery of art conferred with a few republican leaders who were unable to see him last night and continued his leisurely journey With Mr Hoover was Lawrence Richey one of his white house sec retaries who came here from Wash ington by plane yesterday The former chief executive told friends here he probably would spend a short time in Chicago but would not go east He has insisted the trip is a vacation jaunt but he has been greeted alonghis route by many republican leaders To Stay Overnight CEDAR RAPIDS March 30 I Former President Herbert Hoov er on a tour of the middlewest is expected to spend tonight here as a guest in the home of Harrison E Spangler republican national com mitteeman Mr Hoover enroute from Kansas City was due herein time for din ner at the home of Mr and Mrs Spangler Mr Spangler was en URKS PLAN TO ARREST HIM FOR RETURN TO U S Steamer Held in Port to Await Arrival of Papers BULLETIN ISTANBUL Miircli 30 The Turkisli government decid ed today to hand over the ques tion of the arrest of Samuel In siill to u competent Turkish court probably the penal court of Istanbul The ninth article of the penal code gives Turkey the complete right to surrender Insull to American authorities without the necessity of the Turkish parliament having to approve nn extradition treaty ISTANBUL Turkey March 30 today were that Samuel Insull had finally been col lared by tbe United States govern ment after a long and exciting chase Though Turkish officials have not yet announced his actual arrest the steel arm of the strong Kemalist regime blocked the passage of the steamer Maiotis opposite the mouth of the famous Golden Horn and held the ships lone passenger a virtual prisoner while the government awaited the receipt of documents from Washington Only Await FuperM Formal steps toward his actual arrest are to be taken any moment it was indicated as soin as the necessary papers are in order The history of Turkey under Mustapha fSffite to believe thSt there is uiuuiely to be any such delay in the handling of the Insull case here as occurred in Greece Negotiations between Ankara of ficials and American Ambassador s G sr d to 3 r r n 3 3 I 0 b Skinnar are expected to write finis to the strange odyssey of the man who is wanted in Chicago on charges of embezzlement and lar j ceny in connection with the collapse of the utility empire he once ruled Sailed Into Trap The fugitive from American jus tice virtually sailed into a trap with out thinking apparently of the cus stomary rapid fire action of modern Turkish officials The mystery man of the Mediter ranean was reported still trying to evade arrest and he was said to be constantly wirelessing his lawyers n London for advice iiCUUCHHJ and in rare instances has been in recess Friday also the house has enjoyed few such cessations from work Its last Saturday holiday was more than a month ago and its Friday vacations have been almost nonexistent route today from Chicago and was expectedthis afternoon WILL DETAIN INSULL pCedSlto ec the class party with Davis although she feared something desperate Miss Jackson said her friend offer ed no explanation of the latter re mark Andrews of Chicago Heads Penn College T itill Increase I OSKALOO3A March 30 Power Will first B F Andrews of Chicago is to take Quite the of the direction of William Penn step I must avoid the scourge 01 unemployment but once the peo ple are back at work their pui chasing power will naturally m there it is but another step to improving the living stand ards We dont want to become a primitive people but rather a na tion with the highest possible stand ard of living I approve the American idea of not equalizing everybody but grad Tom to t Column 51 U S Steel Reports Plan to Lift at Various Branches NEW YORK March 30 The United States Steel corpora tion announced today that its vari ous manufacturing companies after meeting with employes representa tive groups had agreed upon an advance of approximately 10 per cent in wages Ill addition the an nouncement said all the lesser sal aried employes will get a similar pay raise over the direction of William Penn college here when the resignation of President Henry C Bedford be comes effective in June Dr An drews was named administrator by a committee of board members con sidering selection of a successor to Dr Bedford Dr Andrews will serve until a new president is named 100 Killed by Epidemic HANKOW China March 30 P epidemic of spinal meningitis in the town of Kienli has killed 100 persons in the past 24 hours Presidential Salute Fired at Nassau in Roosevelts Honor NASSAU Bahamas March 30 yacht Nourmahal carry ing President Roosevelt on a fish ing cruise through warm Bahama waters made a brief stop in the harbor here today and then headed or the sponging grounds off Andros sland As the yaeht owned by Vincent Astor put into the harbor the H M S Danae lying off shore fired a presidential salute in honor of the chief executive and his party While President Roosevelt re WASHINGTON March 30 The Turkisli government informed the state department today that it would arrest and detain Samuel Insull for extradition proceedings Robert P Skinner American am bassador to Turkey messaged the department that the Turkish gov ernment had definitely promised formally to arrest Insull upon re ceipt of a certified copy of the war rant of arrest and a complete text of the judicial record Cable Warrant The department immediately cab led a copy of the warrant to An kara capital of Turkey and ar ranged for a copy of the indictment to be delivered as quickly as pos sible Later Ambassador Skinner re ported that the Turkish govern Tnrn to Initc 1 Column 1 amous Places service in the Strike at Rug Mill Announced Settled FREEHOLD N J March 30 of the strike of 900 of 1200 employes at the A and M Karagheusian companys rug mil was announced at a mass meeting today The employes will return to work Monday with no wage re duction made a social visit to pay respects to Gov Bede Clifford and Lady Clifford who later returned the call A Negro pilot was taken aboard the Nourmahal to guide the craft through the fishing grounds off Andros island located a short dis tance west and south of here What is the most famous spot of historical interest in your state The new booklet Famous Places United States is just off the press It presents 49 scenes of inspiring patriotic in every state and the District of Columbia No one can glance at these pages without feeling a new pride in the history traditions and rich natural endowments of the United Stales Inclose 10 cents to cover cost hand ling and postage Use coupon Revolutionary Strike Called Off in Spain ZARAGOZA Spain March 30 general revolutionary strike called by syndicalists and socialists was terminated tranquilly today The Mason City GlobeGazette Information Bureau Frederic J Hnskin Director Washington U C I inclose 10 cents in coin carefully wrapped for Famous Places in thcUnited States Name Street City State Man to Washington ;