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Mitchell Evening Republican (Newspaper) - March 8, 1924, Mitchell, South Dakota
Sixteen pages the evening Republican City edition vol. Xxx Mitchell South Dakota saturday March 8. 1924. Number 136 entombed 175jvhners create artificial Sun to find the North pole Norbeck says Curtis elects blast locks -7 i Daugherty will Oil witness to men in works new Compass devised to show route by air Sun dial gave iffa far invention making Polar flights possible problem is Peculiar Northern sin Mav ays on ii Hizon Ani Ordinary 4 a it pass an i la not work a a or. a a air it / by h n Aron h h Ammer a it a it Roald Amundson s a of Date who i i spooia1iv for aka service and Republican Sun has been created of came the greatest in fan it trn a flight that of Taviga in the Arctic Gions a it her the fright is made in Dir a a a j c mar air plane the same obstacle of run Fred that of keeping one s retire soon Ananias club of Utah mine South Dakota senator says he Kansas senator flatly denies Entrance is blocked by debris should have acted on advising Bennett on posts i and smoke is issuing Oil leases policy from it warning by Coolidge conversations told Rescue teams Busy of special Oil counsel first indication Daugherty would go senator denies receiving i Mem agr from Mclean or sending him one meanwhile oxygen tanks Arf in is in to to scene near c Astie Gate Watertown s. I it. Mar. 8.�?retirement of Harry m. Daugherty at attorney general within the immediate future wan predicted by United states Washington. D. C., mar. a senator Curtis of Kansas the assist ant Republican Leader took he witness stand voluntarily before the Oil a a Reed rejected by democrats of own state r a by the Compass that the or sets his course and holds j a direction. Rut in the High Alti i a a de a he Earth s forces which act i in a Compass in a directive Man or becomes Lese and less. The or nary Compass becomes Mer and j More reliable through the motion of the Pune. The Needle commences to or Quot around and the Compass be i i me utterly useless Jha proximity of the magnetic nolo furthermore affects the magnetic ramp is a suggested itself. I put this had to be eliminated be a a a a f directive for Ltd Bolt a to Ltd 7.cro j a ?0 degrees North. Takes tip t Roni Sun appreciating these difficulties and a Ali zing that his navigation plan a rapid Only be feasible if he were furnished with a reliable direction-1 finder in High latitudes Captain Amundsen set out to devise a new Type of Compass. The in itself is a perfect Susti j meetings today at which delegates to manager of his president Ai Campaign gives it Delegate Vot instructed St. J to uts. Mo., mar. Odd a Glenn state manager of the Campaign of United states senator tame a Rood for the democratic rom i Fiat inn for president today stated reports from yesterday s township and Ward meetings showed the senator was Defeated in virtually All parts of the stat expert Kansas City and St Louis. A was far As in a concerned a he said. A i m willing to throw up the at the meetings Delegate were chosen for the county democratic a at for the Ordinary Means of in the Arctic but the rotation of the Earth in an Incon Ven Lerv a the Sun does not maintain 3 cons ant azimuth but moves around he horizon once every 2 4 Bours. The thought of a Sun dial con acted with a clock work presented a a solution. So on a visit top n in january Captain around .ta,-4 the. Prow a Bein chatty i it my Tript a. The state convention to be held at Springfield. April it Are being Selert de. Reed had made a speaking Campaign of the state in Aji Effort to get instructed delegations for him in his candidacy for the democratic presidential nomination. Reports showed that while the greater number of the delegates were anti Reed men they were not instructed for w. G. Mcadoo and Apt Foj w i s s Boyle of. A prominent Mem a he scientific staff of the c. Z optical works. Amundsen a suggestion a e constructed a working f a Sun Compass which is asst in simplicity and which a it Fly eliminates any . In finding in the Arctic Dux summer months. Alo a is on horizon cd latitudes the Sun is Coner the horizon from the mid mar until la a August and Ami Fop Are no obstacle As can always ascend above of a a a caving adjusted the new Sun try to desired direction the ears according to the image or produced by optical Means before Bis eyes without the position of the Sun or a expressed this n e Fri i of in a he ii j in hat he May so Eer As on j landmark. Annexed plan. The optical t a the Light rays through a arrest i reproduced sch the instrument consists or the Well known panoramic v. High possesses the Quai i r staining an erect Eye Piere Niep a Hough the objective j a of ated this is effected in ult Ancon rotation of a so i we prism through half the a Argle of revolution. The a of the panoramic gun sight Ted. And in its place is mount a re and focussing screen upon a engraved a Lubber s line. F cd work making one Revo 24 hours turns the object so at the same rate As the motion in azimuth so that the f the Sun always indicates it d direction. Pict therefore be in front on a he focusing screen a a ear picture of the Sun. And. E instrument is adjusted. A the Sun s image men Cal engraved line. A if revolutionize navigation a i a Cullars of this Sun Romp Ven to the u. S army Ami will probably be used mud he world army planes. A eau of aeronautics has been Vuk towards the same idea in a a Ion with the Shenandoah e it it had not As yet got so far n est run an instrument. The a a e str unsent will be carefully j a a Quot the aeronautical advisory May be developed to he an important Factor in Aero a i r visa?.on Nall latitudes. Opert glitch. 1924. By Nea service of new Effort is made to reduce for 1923 Washington d. A . 8 a action was Delaven again today on the proposals to make a 25 per cent reduction on income taxes payable this Yea r. Cha Amati Greene of the hous a is and Means committee did not present the Resolution reiterating his belief that the proposal had slight Chance of adoption despite the endorsement of president Coolidge. In the Senate finance committee today sentiment developed favouring a Complete revision of the estate to make it applicable to beneficiaries of estates rather than directly to the estate of decedents. This would make the practically a direct inheritance . An Independent move to reduce a he income taxes payable this year March to. Was started in the House by representative Porter. Republican. Penn Sylvania who introduced a Resolution of his own for the a a eduction. A a o How absent minded he was always kicking. One Day his wife took him to a restaurant and he immediately proceeded to Embarrass her by washing the Silver. It was clean As she azure him. But he washed knife Fork and spoon in his class of water. A no germs for he announced loudly. A a minute later he drank the London. Woods son to testify upon Oil proposal Aai in i he examined on of. Ported demand a Jake Hamon for Plai e in Ahi Nett senator Peter Norbeck in an address commute today and denied under a ast not rat at Hayti. B. D. Tho senator oath oth a Semenu made is just beginning a series of Campaign speeches in behalf of Hiram Johnson i for president. The Teapot dome affair declared j senator Norbeck. Is not new to Presl a Dent Coolidge or to the attorney general. Two years ago the senator asserted Coolidge a vice president a heard the substance of the i disclosures discussed in the the prosecution of the governments Case he declared should have been i undertaken by the attorney general j i and the employment of special Conn Republica a Lea de eel to do what he should have done. Was St warning that Daugherty 1 would go. A sooner or later. A he said �?odaugh-1 erty will have to about him yesterday in the testimony of Ira e. Remelt an writer for the Washington Post. The Kansas senator declared that some of the conversations described by Bennett never took place that be had performed no services for Edward b. Mclean like those attributed j to him by Bennett and that there was absolutely no ground for at Teapot i tempting to link him with the my so ate Verlous a principal mentioned in on of Bennett a telegrams to Mclean. Washington p. C., mat. senator Curtis of Kansas assistant in the Senate came voluntarily today before the Oil committee to refute the testimony of Ira e. Bennett that he was the a j son referred to in the celebrate j a a principal Telegram. This Telegram sent by Bennett on Bolkow Browing a it Ain 11a mum r and. A munds in to right How to Kavork the new Sun come a ass. Diagrammed below. Washington d. A afar. special Senate committee investigating attorney general Daugherty today issued a subpoena for the Oil Les e in Vest Igal no comm of the Biram Johnson scores Dat Berta to address Freeport 111., mar. 8 Arhat d j happening in Washin con a is merely Weir it ate. I Ian mar. A a it pm at 1 15 of clock this after Nooi no bodies had 1�cen re moved in it a mine no. 2 of the blah Hmel it a a nips int where an zip London of severe info sly. Followed by a series of looser blast but Oabed 175 mirrors at 9 of clock this morning. Or Sipany of Octal it a a noun Vii that it haal not been Deterry Jill whether do had broken out in the mine. The Lewrue Craw still Are it work to Elena the Entrance to the mine in an Effort to make to vol Way into the intermit. It is the Genera opinion of the resident of f Nestle Wije that All of the entombed men have he a killed either by the it Plum Tenn or by the after Lanip. A ast i Gat. In . Mar. 8 a Ai j on and seventy Arm a i employed in the Day shift of the Utah Fth Jet rom pay in in i be no. 2, or re bombed by an explosion at 9 of Bjork j this morning. The explosion is believed to have been caused by an a Ford muscle Shoals Bill is near passage going to senator Hiram Johnson of to Alifornia candidate for the t i Ord Der. To quest inn him regarding the Story that a Deal involving a Cabinet appointment was proposed by Oil int posts at Tho a Puhrman a to a Clard of a a an add Hora to vent on in Chicago. Other prospective witnesses before a the Daugherty of Ommittee include several la a associates of j Iamb us and other cities. Their names 1 were withheld. The Oil committee issued a sub-1 Pena for Wood yesterday. Banion wanted place according to the Story told by Wood the offer was mad at the Tim of the senator nor Heek is s member of 29. To his employer Edward h. Mel Joan publisher of Tho Washington to Ost. And a Central figure in the Oil disclosures said that Bennett had sen the i would he a a no rocking _ no resignations but that a reaction the Romany offfc., accor was expected from to warranted to a a if it Joseph Arnley r a clerk of a Par of the government t am j Tara attacks. A the rup intend err of Tho company s the Kansas senator the first j property it is rot known whether take Thel i re wore any survivors a principal and added there cumulation of dust a no rocking of the boat and.,s of it plos on a lacking member of Tho Senate to a Publ loan pr1d�ntlal Nomura i a to not a Andi worn and Lnim�-1 k in re run t-arn., rom Pond of Washington. D. Cmar. A As the House approached a gnat vote today on Tho Mckenzie Bill to lease muscle Shoals to Henry Ford repeated efforts to alter essential features of the Meas ure were made without Success supporters of Henry Fords muscle Shoals offer held the whip hand in the House today As consideration of he Mckenzie Bill providing for acceptance of the bid continued. Day. A the United state government. Is. A let doubtful r it own department of he. Pomie in and other Justice Senate or Johnson ram. That re a c la v a a a the Mon a of in i the employment of Ater treys to undo 1 the terrible work of los own officials. And or. Daugherty is still a member of the Cabinet. A there Are men in Washington who i believe it is their right to exploit deadlock in the Chicago convention themselves with the men who control and was conditioned upon the appoint. The government. They have Allied i Trent of the late Jake Damon a then from the Cabinet or other part of the i from Oklahoma to the Post of seer government Here and there does not i of the Interior. J break the Alliance. The american senator Walsh of Montana stated people have got to smash it. That subpoenas also would be issued a there is presented to the re pub Diatel began an Oral statement to a a he now a endeavouring to the committee similar to that he is into the min. Sued Yejo of a Day in denial of several features of Bennett s testimony. Early in january the senator said. Bennett introduced to him John f. Major another of Mclean s men who asked him to see senator Walsh at noon smoke and dust a re issuing from the obstructed Mouth of the min but officials were unable to state definitely whether fire had broken out in the Interior. The explosion in the mine was Foi and find out of the committee would Lowed by a series of smaller blasts a not take a statement from the pub j wording to company officials. The usher instead of calling him Here to Force of a firs explosion was so testify. Great that the Entrance to the prop senator Curtis continued that he try which in a Stop mine. Was suggested that they ask some demo a blocked by debris. Crafts. Senators Underwood or Robin a at noon it Wail announced that son. About the matter. He added that no bodies bad been taken from the he said he would speak to chairman Lenroot. Irater the same Day senator cur for mrs. John w Gorman formerly Alcan party today an Issue of greater tis said he saw senator Underwood mrs. Jake Damon and Jake Damon j import than any other of recent or he assorted. A six is an Issue the subpoena for Woods appear of Public services efficient reliable. A new before the committee is return Public service. It la in its other Able wednesday. March 12. Commit aspect an Iasu of just common Bonny a decisive margin an amendment i tee members and tel that 1. Teal a to. And the Republican party my offered by representative Burton. Re Mony migh Ope ii up an ent re.,/ n w be Houn t an Ltd my Latch an. Publican . Opponent of he i us ing Here the published state a juiced compensation for a the men j Fly. That j1 a j. T ,r,4 try a tent in which he said he was to to fought the certain big after the to would have required Ford to w whle attending the 1920 Republican Haft a reeled pro sent. I Corse mention that the lat or. Damon i a amp a crr inst the Soldier Bonus. Denies Mel Jean Afes Sage had approached his father with an Al diff that n his opinion on the Day of the Norris address. Offer conditioned on the former s a Sut it Jet is no longer debatable j Bennett came to Curtis with refer Point ment As Secretary or r j Farmer a he paid. A is entitled Enre to having senator Norris with in the Senate chamber and was informed a subpoena for Mclean had been issued. So far As he could recall senator Curtis did not be Bennett again until the Day senator Norris Republican. Nebraska made a speech men he declared himself in favor of so Honing a member of Mclean a fam was on Jan. 30. The Day a a principal Telegram was the Cost of All repairs to dam no. 2 and its Gates and locks and for their maintenance instead of $35,000 a year As proposed in the bin. The Amend ent was the firs one of importance voted today As leaders drove the House toward a anal vote for. Leonard the i to the on on Rosity the govern draw Hie remark. Mine and that none of the entombed miners had been rescued. Officials declared that Rescue teams had been unable to find any indication that any of the 175 entombed men were dead or alive although it we considered probable that few if any shaped death from the explosion. Ruins of Ile rack the mine Entrance is on the level and the mine runs bark approximately a mile and a half the working j shafts following the Drift of the o a i i vein. J because of the obstructed Entrance to the mine Rescue workers have been unable determine pvt Hap proximately where the first Blat of i curved no knowledge offer that May on the Mckenzie Bill expected before a Jda rations. Nigh n i 1 4/ ingress men a names refused a or any <j-, to the explosion today is the first r have involved Oil con went Intond to manufacturer my Ben that senator Cortin teat that he a curved a mine no. 2. Railroad. If governmental action fled. He already had Aura meted to who Urh in .00 Oom a up can brine him relative Price he tween senator Norm. That the remark be a a a a an a a Ploskon and Tom que it Winter it garters mine of 1 company at Scofield and that certain Oil inter can bring him relative prices no Ween out., met me Smarr. Bela vet a in an re pm i the offer. Which i be commodities he produces and those expunged from the record. I ter fire in t la Winf v father accepted would be purchases a should have i a saw Bennett in the lobby and told th6 Taii fuel Ltd the or. The Mcnary Haugen Bill. Pending him the statements would be with Utah near Here. A when i said that certain Oil inter eats had mad a Hove. Had in have Given him Wood said. A i meant simply the per in Congress 1 renal interests of or. Damon who a approximate this and strikes at the is of course in a Large Way inter 9eat of the agricultural troubles. Had powered senator Johnson said i drawn ested in Oil. I was told that Arr. Haf Mon had approached my father with 1 an offer during an adjournment o. Def a Mitru Cdv the convention after it reached Al i i f deadlock. I understood that it in vow weather forecast de his appointment As Interior Secretary in Case my dither won then Ltd Washington d. C.,r mar. 8.�?the department of Justice declined today to disclose the names of the two representatives referred to in the Chicago grand jury report. Attorney general Daugherty offer de. However to transmit to the House j a re Fis to it request evidence Caid to indicate improper use of influence for a consideration developed in Chicago. Nation and the election. O 5,000 cheer two red hat nominees sailing for Rome new York City. A wakes world record in winning the Marathon Baltimore md., a a millrose mar. . K athletic association. A Tork today won the annual a a to Baltimore Marathon and Offieri a eat for tryout for the Civ in s time for tile 2 6 Miles 3 85 1s was hours forty in min a inf 2-s Teo Ond. A worlds rec _ a which John Browning 60, wealthy generous desirous Harter Manning 28, handsome weak but kind and wanting you needing you which would you choose then marriage. Trouble. An Opportunity a career a temptation. And the problem becomes y our husband the father of your children your work your salvation or Graham Adair your own age charming and Clever a Fine Man unselfish devoted which would you choose i. Would you choose As Beth Sterling did was she right when she married but you will want to read the Story yourself to find which one Beth did marry and what her marriage came to in a Beth the ambitious a new novel by Jane Phelps a begins today in the Republican mar. 8�?arrh-Havesp of York and Chicago sailed on the Berentena today for Rome where they will be Al i e a Ted to the Cardin late by pop Pius i at a consistory on March 24 five thousand persons bade them god Speed at the pier. Minnesota generally fair tonight and sunday somewhat colder tonight in West Central portion. Iowa mostly Cloudy tonight and j sunday probably Enow in South and extreme East not much Chang in temperature. North Dakota generally fair to night and sunday slightly colder to night in Northeast portion not so i cold sunday and in extreme Northwest portion tonight. South Dakota generally fair to one of three on the slate for attorney Gene Albishop Patrick j. Hay or now night re sunday rot much Chance j George w. Mundelein of in temperature. Montana generally fair tonight j and sunday rising temperature of the Divide. Forecast for next Wek Washington mar. 8�?weather out look for the week beginning monday Region of the great likes considerable cloudiness and occasional local snows temperature below Normal. Upper Mississippi Valley generally fair but with probability of local snows wednesday or thursday cold at beginning Normal temperature thereafter. Tjo Cal Temps of tire maximum and minimum tempera Turee from 7 a. In. Yesterday to 7 a. M today a recorded by the official government thermometer maximum 27. Minimum la. At 8 a. Rn., 16. Weather androids the we bulletin Are flied at s 30 a. In. Drill by Tho pro 9lx _ a a Castle Gate la a mining Community senator Curt denied that Bennett 0? approximately 1.700 persons. Tbs at a message to him Force Etc played in the mine today is j from Mclean. The Normal full tin. Production fen1he added that he had not talk according to the company official with Bennett about the political As Clear cold weather prevails her pet of the Oil inquiry. J today and will a of considerable a i Bennett then was recalled and ask to the Rescue workers one they ared of he cared to make any further enable to penetrate the mine work statement. Inge. was i answer. Relatives of the men entombed a senator he went on a map rushed to the mine As soon As Wnm it i Parentis has forgotten one and prob of the was spread through ably two additional conversations i1 out the Small Community and it a had with j been necessary to establish guard Bennett said he did not want to lines to prevent any interference or the relate the conversations As they were Rescue teams somewhat Persona. The special train from Salt la pressed As to the conversations f bearing doctors and nurses do he said he would not answer unleas1 played leaving Salt Lake according or compelled to a he did not want to word received by company officials spread Here and will not arrive in after i a i Hope we won t have any my Stern. Oclock afternoon. About it said senator Walsh a go i oxygen tanks sent on and Tell us about i Lake City. I fab. Mar. 8.-�?ap says policy disc Sam proximately its Coal miners Arr Bennett again refused unless com a parted entombed a a result of an a Pellert to demo. And the committee Losion in no. 2 Reir of the Utah voted unanimously that he should re i company at Caum Gate . J report to this effect reached her a the witness then testified that 10 45 of clock this morning Aneth senator Curtis had been asked for report is to the effect that the mine advice As to what the policy of this on fire. Post should be with regard to pub the extent of the explosion is no Lishing matters concerning the Oil known. Three distinct explosions Tiro inquiry. Reported. Officers of the company senator Curt he said had been and others Jeff this City on a spot Ian i a very kind to advised and that train at la of clock for the scene of a a through or. Mclean and myself the disaster. Fir equipment fron i the effect of the advice had been to the other Camps of the Utah fuel get Quot everything official company is being rushed to the he added that there had been an Acene. 1 elimination of a scandalous j to addition feb the fire fighting Bennett testified that sen Aratus oxygen tanks Are being rushed Ator Curtis had advised president to the mine. Expert miners from Coolidge immediately after he came Clear Creek Sunnyside and Spring a into office to ask attorney general j Canon Are Enro Ute to the mine to Aid. Yet a ugh erty to re Ign. 1 a the Rescue work. Denies policy Federal and state mire ire Pector senator Curt again taking the i made in inspection of the mime on i stand said that in december he had february 13 and declared the Venti told president Coolidge that a i j lation and the sprinkling operation cad fair. 14 above Minot Cier j above grand Fork Clear roads Tutor Aberdeen Clear roads fair. Mankato Clear. 20 roads a r. Thought he would have to look for a new attorney general in a few months As or. Daugherty a the Kansas senator declared emphatically. However he had never talked to Bennett As he had claimed i Sioux fall Giese. Reads rough a to the conduct of the Tost in the judge a amp Tox Pierre Cloudy. 16 Road Geed. F Urgo snowing is Road fair. Huron Clear. 12 fair. Mitchell oar. 18 roads rough Duluth Clear. 0 roads fair. Watertown Clear. To r Ade Winona Clear. 20. Reads hear. St. Cloud Clear 12 Road fair. Of Ca Quot either directly or indirectly. Francis t Homer of Baltimore i Ltd k is Ard and denied the #-n-.e t in or. Of the Mclean Telegram a a a ii hid suggested a direct w a bet an washing on and the Melvin outrage at Palm reach to g be a Quick i red were in food shape. B. Botch a assistant general manager of the Quot Utah fuel comp of will take personal charge of Tbs Rescue work. A a to a a Best and re i of or that my a a that gentleman very Reunert Fiuty. Garage Many yes. He a one of our Early Settle. Bystander Early settler. Why he to ret Mer than 46 jeers old. Garage Many that May he brew heft he pays his Bills pm the first of Rory a or a a n a off he to Ham i to nth to or a
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