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Mason City Globe-Gazette (Newspaper) - September 7, 1929, Mason City, Iowa SEPTEMBER 7 1929 MASON CITY GLOBEGAZETTE 4R80imEttg A Leo Syndicate Newspaper Issued Every Weeli Day Afternoon by the MASON CITV GLOBEGAZETTE COMPANX 121123 Bast State St Telephone Nos 27 28 and WILL F W EARL HAIA Editor LEE P LOOM1SBusiness Manager SOMBER OF THE ASSOCIATED PRESS The Associated Press Is exclusively entitled to the use for publication of all news dispatches credited to it or not otherwise credited In this paper and also all local news published herein SUBSCRIPTION RATES Dally per Dally per week IS Outside of Mason City and Clear Lake Dally per year by carrier Daily per week by 16 Daily per year by 400 6 months 3 months 1 month 50 Outside 100 mile zone dally per year 600 8 months 3 months Entered at the Fostoffllce at Mason City Iowa as Second Glass Matter When fortune favors a man too much she makes j Mm a i BRITISH LABOR STOCK UP A MOST interesting byproduct The Hague meet ing has been the way in which it boosted the stock of the British labor party which is now the govern ment of England All sections of British opinion are elated oyer the success of Snowdens demand So while the MacDonald government holds office without a parliamentary majority and is theoretically liable to defeat on a major issue any time Lloyd George and his liberal minority want to unhorse it the practical probabilities of its continuance in power are much extended The liberals heartily endorse the Labor partys position for one thing For another a parliamentary election while this triumph is fresh would probably give Labor a clear majority So they are much more firmly in the saddle now than they were right after the recent elections It is curious to recall that no more than ten days ago MacDonald was allowing the hint to go forth that drop Snbwden and recede from the de mands he was making at The Hague That fact suffi ciently shows how little chance there wasof the con ference really coming to failure and how accurate It Is to use the word bluff in connection with the man euvers of both sides THREE THE OBSERVING HOOVERS FIRST HALF YEAR TTERBERT HOOVER has been president of the United States for six months Even his opponents and critics admit he has demonstrated leadership His Influence on government has been perceptible Con gress has so far agreed largely with his policies Per haps more severe tests are to come later If his work during the first six months fortells of future results It is a safe prediction to declare Herbert Hoover does not intend his leadership shall lessen Two outstanding results of the Hoover leadership have been the elimination at his behest of the deben ture plan from the agricultural relief measure arid the firm stand taken by him to end revolutions in Mexico by aggressive steps including an embargo preventing the furnishing of arms and other munitions of war to revolutionists in that country and the furnishing of the sinews of war which enabled the Mexican govern ment to stamp out rebellion Other accomplishments of the Hoover administra tion that can be enumerated arc Initiation of nego tiations for another international conference for the further reductionof naval armament appointing of a commission for an inquiry into prevailing lawlessness with a request that it make a report suggesting reme dies appointing a farm board to administer farm re lief from a list of eligibleg endorsed by the faculties of agricultural colleges and the editors of agricultural papers and the disregardingL of politics in the selec tion of the appointees initiation of an oil conservation policy by stopping the issue of all permits for the ex ploration and development of public oilbearing lands and the calling of a conference of representatives of Uie oil producing states to consider methods of elim inating waste la oil production Issuance ofan order providing for public hearings on all federalincome the claim exceeds thecaillng of a conference on child welfare Mr Hoovers first move upon entering offica was the calling of the special session of congress for the enactment of farm relief and tariff measures The farm relief bill Is a law and bids fair under the di rection of the trained minds the president has brot to its administration to prove a workable and helpful measure The tariff bill is still in the making Presi dent Hoover Is watching the legislation altho giving out no public statements as yet up the tentative bill passed by the house of representatives and now pend ing before he senate with many amendments pro posed It is likely before the tariff bill becomes a law the presidents hand will be seec In its final shaping and if his accomplishments are eoual to the results in the framing of the farm relief measure a tariff bill of value to the nation seems likely The enemies the president has made have been mostly political Seemingly he has brot to the pres idents office a mental scope which views the horizon broadly and with an engineers accuracy brings the angles together for definite conclusions and results The politicians may not like President Hoover but the public is seemingly appreciative of his work The people believe in him and his desire for results for the benefit of the nation So far his policies seem to be meeting well deserved public accord ITS SENSE THAT COUNtS jTS not speed or the lack of speed that is Important In motor driving Its the use of common sense and the refusal to get excited States which have no speed laws like Iowa show good judgment Its not how fast you drive but how watchfully how carefully how courteously Sense is vastly more important than miles per hour remember once there was a movement on to construct a lakeside drive the entire distance around Clear Lake Everybody interested in the devel opment of Clear Lake as a summer resort agreed that it would be of tremendous value But something came up to halt proceedings I am told that the desire for personal gain entered into the question quite largely But however that may be there is still a heed for such a road Everybody interested in the devel opment of Clear that ought to be just about everybody for this body of water is one of North Iowas most valuable assets to get back of this project In my opinion the county board of supervisors could be interested iu the project if it could have assur ance that it was designed for the good of all Increase in the value of the lots about the lake would more than repay land owners for their contribution of the stretcli pass The bureau cannot give advice on legal medical and financial troubles It does not attempt to settle domestic troubles nor undertake exhaustive re seurch on any subject Give full name and address i and inclose 2 cents In coin or stamps for return postage Address the GlobeGazette Information Bureau Frederic 3 Hasltln Director Washington j D C Q What are the real names of Paul Oliver and Oliver Palmer who sing over the radio A Paul Oliver Frank Munn Olive Palmer Vir ginia Rae Q How deep Is Niagara river just before It goes over the falls D W A On the Canadian side the water above Horse shoe falls is about threefourths of a foot deep near the shore with a maximum depth of 10 feet in the center On the American side the water Is onehalf foot deep near the shore and two feet deep near the center Q Is the house where My Old Kentucky Home was written still standing D S A Federal Hill the old Rowan homestead at Bardstown Ky where Foster wrote this masterpiece is in an excellent state preservation The state of Kentucky has made it a shrine The house was com pleted in 1795 and has always belonged to the Rowan family to which Foster was related Which side ntVernonhbnie of George Washington is the front B D A A There are two land front and water front Q Who Introduced cotton to Europe J E A It was one of the oriental curios Alexander the Great brot back from his invasion of India 327 B C Q By what name wos Boston Mass original ly known C S G A The original settlement made in Aug 1630 was Trimountaine because of the three peaks of the most prominent bill later called Beacon Hill The name Boston was formally given the colony in 1752 derived from the English town of Boston home of some of the leaders The Indians called the settlement Shawmut Q Are many fires in bajns due to spontan eous combustion I P A This is a frequent cause Manure piles and im perfectly cured hay are two common sources J When was Roger Williams statue put In statuary hull N C P A In 1870 one of the first in the hall Q How long has education week been ob served A J A Dec 511 1920 was the first Dr Claxton was founder needed for the road Of that I am sure And surely there would be no reluctance on the part of the coun ty to build the road If the right of way were forthcoming the development of a second all weather road to Clear Lake from Mason two of the items most essential in the march of pro gress am pleased to pass on this interesting communication on an interesting subject Its from W H Spence pastor of the First M Echurch Several interesting articles have ippeared in the GlobeGazette rela tive to Sunday evening union church services I have been thinking a food deal onthis subject and I be lieve the previous articles are along the right line Increasingly the members of the various churches are concentrating attendance upon the morning cervices The rank and file of the people remain away from the evening services They give as their excuse that they need Sunday evenings with their families and that they are not interested in an evening service that duplicates the morning service of worship We have a group of able men in the pulpits of thiscity and it must be discouraging tor them to face a cor porals in the audience And it is a fact that the musical organi zations of the churches major on BOBROADWAY By JOSEPH VAN RAALTE N FROM ONE WHO KNOWS ASA PREFATORY statement let it be said that these rules of the road were written by a man Qualified todo the job Courtesy comes first Consider the rights and privileges of others Keep your mind on your driving and antici pate sudden emergencies Ixjarn the feel of having your car under con trol Obey all traffic and parking regulations Keep to the right and comply with road mark ings and signs Signal for stops and turns Watch the car ahead Stow down at crossings schools nnd danger ous places Never pass cars on hills curves or crossings Adapt your driving to road ice soft snots and ruts It doesnt pay to take the right of way too seriously When you drive remember the times when youre a pedestrian Know the law It was passed for your protec tion The writer of the foregoing Is none other than Henry Ford who in person or by his product is Icnown to more persons on this planet than any other living man Many will agree that he knows whereof he he speaks of automobiles DONT FORGET THE RAILROADS days we talk volumes and write reams about the newer kinds of autos busses We ought to take an hour off and re member that the original giants of the more than any other single force to make this republic what it is today in Ha wide sweep of industry Business and prosperity The rail road men of the past generation were empire builders beyond the Mississippi YORK Sept the show windows of Manhattan haberdashery shops displaying silk beeveedees with peppermint stick stripes soft lids in pastel shades polychrome socks delirium tremens handkerchiefs and coats in one color with collar and cuffs of a contrasting shade a style writer predicts that lace collars for men may appear in the shops any day now growls and rumbles and the light ning is an almost continuous blaze Then come the first dropping her alds of the rain stray drops swept ahead by the wind which dies as suddenly as it sprang up as the in termittent drops increase to a pat ter to a rush to a roar as the Btorm sweeps full overhead Lightning and thunder now are almost simultaneous in flash and crash The uproar is deafening against the surging diapason of the rain dashing against roof and win dow Thru the flaring illumination and the streaming veils of rain scurries a belated car or two hurry ing for home A small boy soaked and happy races by head down against the storm Faces startlingly white in the glare of the lightning peer out of windows or doors to note the progress of the storm The lightning passes overhead toward the opposite horizon The sound of the rain storm is Diet and Health j By Lulu Hunt PetcrJ M D Addrtss Inquiries to Dr Peters GlobeGazette and enclose tttaipfrd selfaddressed Sign your name as evidence or good faiifu Send 10 cents m cola if you wish Reducing and Gaining Pamphlet COO CALORIES DAILY TOO LITTLE DOCTOR About a year ago my sisters kld neys began to bother her not very painfully but she urinates very often and drinks very large amounts Peters Adventures A Dally Bedtime Story By MRS FLORENCE SMITH VINCENT THREES COMPANY pETBR born and raised on a farm with no brothers nor sisters for companions saved the life of an old Oak Tree and in gratitude receives a magic gift He is able to understand the language of all living things and when he wishes can grow as large or as little as the people of field and forest So all the folk of water and is getting worse all the time She the outdoors are his playmates Peter is now on a a gallon of water at night and more during the day visit to Meadowland He has been a guest In Sam About two weeks ago she started puffing up her entire body and limbs also the end of her fingers became numb and remain that way She can hardly drag herself around Her husband thinks she will be all right and she is not doctoring I am afraid she has Brights disease MRS P In a few minutes only a distant rumble and the play of the light ning far away is left of the storm while pavements and walks glisten with the welcome wetness And the air before the storm so hot and stifling is cool and Invigorating It is as if a burden has been lifted from the world by the passage of the storm And we common mortals are left wondering why we were dumbbells enough to waste our time and water that very afternoon sprinkling the lawn and garden suspect this has been one ci the mcst hectic weeks of the year iu Mason City You know how It is when school is about to open Many have been moving in from the lake and this had added to the confusion attaching to this busi ness of getting ready for school clothes shoes school supplies and the like The opening of school in thb country of compulsory education is us distinct and inevitable a season as Christmas week or springhouse cieaniug It descends upon the just jmd the unjust rich and poor learn ed and I suppose they react to it in much the same basic way allowing for the differ ences of environment and experi ence Some youngsters turill at the thot f getting back to school I suspect the morning service insofar as one could slly raost youngsters do nunlfftr owH MiinwUfx trttifMn J J this For three months of vacation alls on one It did in your own case dcnt you remember There is always something attractive about tie now and the different and that is what school is after a summers layoff Somehow X rather envy the boy and girls vlio arc heading back to school Theirs is the opportunity quality and quantity of music are concerned The members of tlw church boards In the main never show up near an evening service and are likely to complain of the heavy overhead expense incident to keeping open In the evening However people would go to chiiiTlt on Sunday evenings if services of community interest were held Ths largest auditorium in thiscity coud be filled to capacity I am in favor of the denominations uniting for Sunday evening services furnishing us with great preaching and the best choral music this city can pre sent It would be a great thing for the city to get together on some plan that would keep important re ligious interests before the peopli on Sunday evenings am told that in Minneapolis since the brutal murder of Dorothy Aune the mashers have been having a difficult time or iL Men guilty of accosting women mid girls on the stretr are treated on the assumption that they are po tential slayers Tiiey are being plac ed under arrest and examined to learn whether they are harmless pests or whether they are deranged Mason City has its mnshers True It has its girls who lend encouragr ment to the brainless specimens of the other sex But mostly the activ ity is carried on without fhe neces sity for encouragement The Minneapolis Journal in an editorial headed Minneapolis No Paradise for Mashers urges wo men thus accosted to notify the po lice just as they would If they met up with a mad dog or a person ob vjpusly a maniac Perhaps this would ba a way to avert a Dorothy Aune tragedy in Mason City wonder iC there is any drama tti of nature than that more beautiful of the summer sion that restricts The Lord of Creations taste in attire In the shops so far as mens garb goes there will exist always a wide disparity between the extremes haberdashers window and the repres1 thunderstorm which so often comes with the sunset of a blistering hot day It brings relief and liferestor The next time you hear some one yipping about the emancipation of man in the matter of clothes ask him ifit doesnt give him an added air of comfort to see the president of his bank going around looking like a rusty hinge THE staff of every New York newspaper is encum bered with one or two young key punchers who aim to qualify as funny men An oM copy reader who has sat in the slot in newspaper shops from here to the coast says that of the hundreds of news scribblers he lias encountered over 40 years only half a dozen were capable of bal ancing the subtleties that go to make up a light yarn One of Manhattans ladeda boys had a story to write the other morning about Sing Sing prison Heres his lead At Sing SingontheHudson New Yorks year round resort for nonpaying guests etc etc A prison is about as funny as the creak of a crip pled babys leg brace in a hospital ward on a Christ mas morning The chief requisite of humor is discrimination 3 Xt A SSISTANT U S Attorney Mintzer who has been rt closing up New Yorks financial speakeasies quotes one of the citys cleverest con men at saying that Its easier to sell a gold brick than a United States bond The truth of the statement is attested by the fact that there exists a national financial sucker list from which names may be bought at many places in town for the market price of five cents per name There are listed 5000000 men and women who have barkened to the siren lure of the stock swindler and been stung And there exists an even larger list of prospects from which suckers are continually being recruited It was Dapper Dan Collins now serving a term In Trenton and not W C Fields comedian who years 0 ago first voiced the philosophy of The Chooser In wind tears at the trees bends the expression Never give a sucker an even break of grain before It the tti past older folk of fresh adventure and discovery The won derworld of knowledge is opening before them They are catching tiieir first glimpse of the far hori ions of human achievement which altho few of them will ever ap roach ara exciting and beckoning iglits to the eager enthusiasm ar courage of youth We elders bogged down in our ruts and plugging at the job that cornea next have seer that vision faie and slip beyond oiu chance grasping But we can all when it was fresh and in spiring before we can re member what a glorious thing it was It makes us sigh a little per laps to perceive how gradually ve surrendered high hopes and reat ambitions and accepted the world as it Is with its inevitable quota of dullness and drudging and lisillusionment It makes us yearn i bit too over the youngsters vlbrat ng with challenge and fiery with curiosity and the urge to conquer we know the bumps in store for hem the rude shocks and bludgeon ings LULU HUNT FETERK M This excessive thirst and conse quent excess voiding is more an Indi cation of diabetes than Brights dis ease Mrs P Your brotherinlaw Is wrong for your sister should be un der the care of a competent physi cian She won t be all right until she is Meanwhile until she has a diagnosis she should lave no salt in her cooked foods or That will help limit her water drinking And her starches md sugars should be limited also We have a pamphlet on Kidney and Bladder Dis orders which takes up the diet also a list of books on diabetes See column rules PvEAR DOCTOR Are 600 calories a day sufficient when on a diet And can anything be eaten so ong as the count stays under 600 Should all sweets e eliminated What is the caloric value of a cup of tea or coffee At the rate of 600 C daily how many pounds should be lost In a week A Spiders web has fought by the side of Dawdler the Dude against three snails who marched against Bec ville stepped on a twig that talked and walked Then riding thru the night on the MoonMoth express heads straight into adventure Peter was so angry he stamped his foot at Uncle Praying Mantis Youre a wicked creature thats what you are eating up insects like yourself Why you admit that if you happen to fall out with one of your own family you get square with him by gobbling him up I think you ought to bo locked up Until this time Uncle Praying Mantis had been laughing his fierce ha hos Now it was his turn to grow furious It doesnt make a particle of difference to me what you think Who and what are you but a hoy And just for that I am going to turn my back upon you and leave you to yourself For where I go there my rela tives will go also Threes company you know And youre a crowd 1 It was plain to be seen that whatever Uncle Pray ing Mantis said went with the Walking Sticks Very likely they thot It was wise to keep on the right side of their cannibal uncle Mrs Walking Stick at once linked her twiglike arm Into his With a wink at Peter Mr Walking Stick followed suit and down the path thru the leaves backs stiff as pokers walked the three queer little people Disagreeable old codger even if he is a relative of mine Ill admit stranger that Id hate to have much to do with him myself and I dont blame you a bit foil not liking him I never could understand why some insects act so hateful Why cant all the little people of field and forest be friendly and pleasant to each other Theyd have a lot happier life Chirp chirp Im just as happy as I can be I like No 600 calories is not sufficient for the daily diet everybody and almost everybody likes me the cheer except for three or four days in the beginning of the ful from behind a gray stone near the toadstool DO A S Pr n reduction cure And one can go on as low as 600 one day a week if necessary TJie reason is that It is very difficult to get nil the needs for repair and the proper The stranger looked so merry1 and friendly that As Peter watched a pair of long feelers appeared and in the twinkling of an eye an inquisitive little head peeped around the corner Two bright eyes met his functioning of the body cells in such a small amount of food You will reduce rapidly on such a low number but your health will be reduced also Whatever your re duction number of calories is they must be made up of the foods that contain the needed protein vitamins mineral elements and some carbohydrates starches and sugars Fat is the only food that can actually be cut down to almost nothing for the reason that while reducing your own fat is supplying sufficient But a certain amount of carbohydrates is necessary for the normal burning of the body fat The carbohydrates have been compared to kindling wood to start a fire If fats are burned without the kindling of carbohy drates they produce an acidosis which may be very I serious for besides giving uncomfortable symptoms it lowers the body resistance to disease and fatigue Some sweets can be taken as part of your carbo hydrate allowance If you want them It is wise to elimi nate the concentrated sweets however because they use up so many calories and keep up your longing for It is better to have potatoes or whole grair breads than the concentrated sweets especially the potatoes as these leave an alkaline There is no calorie value in tea and coffee But cream and sugar have decided caloric value So if you add these count cream thin four tablespoonfuls to the 100 C and the heavy cream only one and onethird tablespoonfuls to the 100 Sugar tliree full cubes or six level teaspoonfuls 100 C The number of pounds a week lost on GOO C daily would depend upon how many calories you need to supply your needs for energy and fuel If it were 2600 C you would be making your body fat supply the deficit of 2000 As one pound of fat generates 4000 C theoretically you would be losing onehalf pound a day or three and onehalf pounds a week This is too rapid a reduction to be kept up over any period We gener ally advise a loss of but one and onehalf to two pounds a week Have you had our instructions on reducing and gaming A If not see column rules for obtainin them Peter was glad to see him Hello buddy said the bpy So you overheard the conversation between Uncle Praying Mantis and my self I am afraid I was not polite to the fat old gen tleman After all his affairs were none of my busi T1OCC A Sermon for the Week GOVERNED BY INSTINCTS By The Rev Russell Henry Stafford DD Minister of the Old South Church Boston It is characteristic of the masses of men in every age to adopt views of life duty and opportunity which express animal instincts of selfassertion and selfindulgence rather than deliberate convictions and aims The instrumentalities for Indulging these In stincts vary widely from time to time but the in stincts remain the same and maintain assured con trol of vulgar thinking Thus the spirit of the times is always with a strong drag of inertia or an angry waveot ideals which would subordinate im pulse and overthrow prejudice in behalf of racial progress Until a man has accomplished a victory over his lower impulses he can exert no healthful influence over others When he has done so nothing whatever can ar rest his influence in the widening sway of Its bene ficence enduring long after he has gone and flow ing forward in continuing effectiveness long after its source has been forgotten Every one of us is moved by persuasions repre sented by habits or viewpoints acquired long since from the social group of which we are a part ema nating from people long dead and of most of whom we have never heard When these persuasions are elevating we may be sure that they originated in men and women who had overcome the world in their own souls in order to be servants of the right WITH NORTH IOWA EDITORS ing vigor in the folds of its tower ing clouds but considered just as a spectacle it is not less than ma jestic Par off on the horizon there gath ers a blue haze that thickens and deepens as the twilight gathers The Ihreatening cloud climbs slowly up the horizon and the dusk shuts down suddenly while a preter natural hush broods over the breath less earth Every leaf hangs motion less the countryside waits in ex pectation As the sky darkens warning flashes of lightning begin to play along the horizon at first mere reflections against the sky but gradually increasing in strength and frequency As the storm nears one can see by the flashes a definite line of di vision between the black cloud overhead and the lighter texture of descending rainl So the battlefront of the storm moves majestically across the world its progress lighted by the now almost unceas ing flicker of the Jighlning each flash showing the front of the ap proaching curtain of rain a little nearer Still the ominous calm Vionlinues altbo the rolling thunder of the storms barrage is now clear and sharp Suddenly there is a puff then another and another and the great wind that runs ahead of the storm swoops down clanorousiy The eiramn is nearing Its climax The IGNORING THE VETERAN Cresco Gas Mask The appoint ment of L P Barth of Cresco as su pervisor of the census gives the lie to the promises that have been made to the Legion for the past months It shows that the powers that be who make these appointments do not care what the veterans think They take care of their own and the vet erans can go hang Let us say right now we have no grudge against Mr Barth personal ly No doubt the appointment was unsolicited and Mr Barth did as any one else in his position might He no doubt felt that he had earned the appointment thru his efforts for the republican party and no doubt he never stopped to think that the job rightfully belonged to a veteran He is one of the finest type of politi cians we know Very high minded and always lining up on the side of community betterment We do not blame Mr Barth for thia appointment We put the blame higher up Perhaps the Congress man from the Fourth district of Iowa could explain how it happened if he would However we musi not miss the point which Is just thia Politicians who are running our government are ignoring the veteran fields thunder But what of that Theyll be bruised in their turn right enough and some will stand and fight and win and some will be beaten But in the meantime it is a fine thing to be young and going back to school And even the sourest cynic wisest in the cheats and dislllusion ments of life would trade all his experience and bitter knowledge of the fruit of the tree to stand again on the threshold books in would he not hope the publicspirited per sons at Rudd Eagle Grove and other points where the names of the town have been placed on a roof for the benefit of aviat ors get their reward on this earth If they dont it surely will be chalked up on the permanent rec ords as a deed well done and wor thy of an extra star in the crown The act is thoroly appreciated I can assure the persons responsible And I hope that every town that even pretends to be up and coming will follow suit am immensely pleased with the start North Iowas free fair has made While its suc cess cannot be said to be un bounded there is every indication that progress has been made With minor changes In the shaping the program and other things connected with the fair based on the exper ience of this years fair next years exposition should be better ind larger To a greater extent ever before the residents of this o cality have looked upon the fair as our fair Therein lies the pripe hope for the future success of the event It must be a community un dertaking if n a to go over jMto wonder how a farmer with jSfcJ hayfever stands on the j from their regular places of business lion these days Would he j anc there is no general alarm that like frost and a damaged crop or can be sounded to summon them im no frost and a continuation of hismediately Too much time Is wasted be on the ground at the time of the robbery should be equipped with nigh power cars machine guns and high powered rifles Like an army they should be prepared to meet any method of fighting that bandits might employ THE LEADING CAUSE Dows Reporter Heart disease is now the leading cause of death in this country The trageuy of the situation is that comparatively few deaths from this disease are of or ganic origin Improper hygiene lack of exercise overindulgence in stim ulants and injudicious selection of food all count heavily in swelling the total As the nation becomes move and more intemperate in these mat ters the death toll from heart nrmla dies mounts to rouse their congregations to the menace that would arise should Al Smith be elected president she may have been urged influenced and paid for her present articles on pro hibition SMEIXTES NEXT Fort Dodge Messenger A New Yorker is responsible for the pro phecy that smellies would be next Then with closed eyes and plugged ears we would know that a scene was being enacted in a field of clover barnyard or miladys boud AROUT THE FARM BOARD Rolfe Arrow If the farm board expects to let the grain trade rulej the roost said farm board wont amount to much but a salaried posi tion for a few experts It was a foregone conclusion when Hoover appointed McKelvie of Nebraska to the board it wasnt to ao much of anything farm organizations wanted it to do THAT CEMENT TARIFF New Hampton Tribune Now that the cement industry says that n tariff on cement will not Increase the price to the farmer we may just as well leave the tariff off altogeth er and then there will be no argu ment or doubt ITS TIME TO MOVE OUT Wall Lake Blade When ona finds he Is out of step and sympathy with his home town and can only say a good word for it coupled with nn apology he ought to get out Many a man has made a poor town better by moving out of town INCOME TAX INEVITABLE Sue City Sun Iowa is headed for an income tax law whether we like It or not The present taxation laws THE NEED OF SWIMMING Webster City FreemanJournal Eight or ten drownings in Iowa in one day is the record recently made Yet some people think it is not are unfair and any theory involving worth whllei to teach boys and girls a change of methods usually comes back to the idea of a state Income tax There must be some relief for taxation of real estate and that applies to city and town property equally as much as to farm lands WHERE THE TROUBLE LIES Brill NewsTribune Thsj trouble with vigilantes is that they are there over the working men scattered here county They and are swim Every town of any con silerable size ought to have a place where the children can learn the art whose duties often take them awayjmserv HAY FEVERS DILEMMA Rocltford Register The hayfever sufferers over the the particularly in the torn between conflicting emotions one to have the frost hold off to en nble belated corn to gel ripe and the other to have it come very soon in order to relieve them of their THE IMPORTANT OFFICES Allison Tribune The most import ant offices are the state and federal representatives They are the onei to make the laws and spend our money People often get excited over the heads of the ticket and forget the other offices FORTUNATE AT THAT Waterloo Tribune A democratic state chairman says democrats need not expect to get jobs on lite cen sus They ought to be content if the republicans consent to take down their names at so much per name hayfever discomfort How would you like to answer that one In getting them together and or ganized To be effective they should THE CASE OF MABEL Upper Des Molnns If Mabel Walker Willebrandl was WHO IS INTERESTED Webster City Freeman Journal The men most interested in the question Will Kenyon be a candi date for senate are the other can didates LAMENT Mitchell County IVess September urged and influenced to make the 1 comes so soon after the summer speech urging Methodist ministersstraw hat ;