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Mason City Globe-Gazette (Newspaper) - March 17, 1939, Mason City, Iowa t K NORTH IOWAS DAILY PAPER EDITED FOR THE HOME Of 10 Hitler Puts Mem Kampf Into Actions WASHINGTON A well ad vised notion has developed inside that Hitler is getting ready to rewrite the rest of Mein Kampf by his future actions Hisjoint gobbling with Hungary of the remain n g CzechoStovak ian morsel op ens a direct way to the Ukraine on the map but not direct as he would have to go The roads and passes of Euthenia run south through Paul MaUon Rumania Carols kingdom they say will be the next bite And they would not doubt but what it will be the last Hitler bite for a while Rumania is edi ble and nutritious has everything the Ukraine has and one thing the Ukraine has not geographical protection If Hitler ever takes the Ukraine as Mein Kampl promised he will have to surround it with a string of steel forts and defend it eternally against Rus sia He could meet his wheat needs in Rumania without the same probably will n f F R Not Impressed The president has not been deeply impressed with senatorial opposition to Bill Douglas for the supreme court White house leg men at the capitol have assured Mr Roosevelt the securities ex change chairman will be con firmed The Barley CIO amendment was pushed out of the capitol THt NEWSPAPER THAT MAKESALL NORTH IOWANS NIlfiHWRS HOME EDITION USOCIATED PRESS AND THIS PAPER INSISTS SECTIONS VENTURA MANS BODY IS FOUND IN BURNING CAR Vicrim Is Identified as Virgil Sprau 28 Widow Child Survive Officials Friday identified a charred body found in a wrecked automobile burninc near Highway 18 5 miles east of Garner Thursday night as that of Virgil Sprau 28 farmer who lived 4 miles south and one mile west of Ventura Funeral services have been tentatively arranged for bunday afternoon in the Evangel cal church at Meservey Identification was made by leans ot the license numbers of ie car which county records showed was registered in Spraus name Spraus car apparently ailed to negotiate the turn on the ughway and struck a telegraph pole Cause of the fire and acci dent could not be determined SEIZURE Becker of Clear Lake Frank Ben ner of Ventura and Clarence Hartzell Britt fire marshal They otified Sheriff L M Brower vho with Deputy Elmer K Deputy Elmer Katter larshal Jim OConnor and S ntchard Jr came to the scene nd removed tlie charred the burning wreckage neans of a log chain Coroner Kenneth Boughlon oC body by windows with a pokeiso quietly also Britt investigated the Mayor Conklin of Des Moines Backs LiquorbyrheDrink DES MOINES An at tempt to legislate the beerscrv ing waitress and the bar mai put of existence was shouted dowr m the Iowa house Friday Representative A H Avery R Spencer sought to amend th house beer bill so that the oper atom of Iowa taverns restau rants and the like would not b permitted to use women to serv the beverage to patrons Thi Avery proposal was beaten in resounding voice vote While the house went back tt work on the beer bill Fridaj Mayor Mark Conlflingof De Moines visited the chamber fo the express purpose of trying to ated I honestly and sincerely be lieve liquor by the drinkin wel intt e 11 solution to our liquor proble he said The state is in the liquoi business It sells a man a bottle of liquor and then tells him he must not break the seal or drink m any public must wait until he is in his own it is much the same as buyinti a boy a sack of candy twistinf i me JdLK telling him he must not eat themselvestaking before t h9use a provision permitti 1 The victim was the son of Mr and Mrs Fred Sprau who live one mile north of Meservey He is also survived by ins widow and a 2 year old cKild as well as e had been attending a sale at the Garner pavilion He tenant on the Kutzner arm that few heard it fall The job was done mainly by house con ferees on orders from the house leaders They just could not see the open un labors legiti mate rights against thenational defense program The administration squirmed 3 little in the secret conference of house and senate legislatorsbe fore dropping the amendment First Senator J Ham Lewis of fered a compromise providing that hearings be held before a firm could be disbarred from gov ernment contracts on complaint of labor It was voted down Then another compromise was put for ward applying the disbarment only to companies adjudged by the courts to have been unfair to labor for the past two years Thj too was voted down It was then quite clear the act ministration would either hnvp tn take the amendment as planted Sher with Senator Barkley by CIOs Jonn Lewis nr else drop the mat ter as quietly as possible Would Like Debate House republicans on the con ference committee enjoyed the democratic squirming as always Iney let it be known they would be delighted to debate the issue openly on the floor of the house despite the fact that their repub lican colleagues in the senate failed Burma Attacks Proposal tragedy I Jronkhn with the 3 I liquor control committee where Mhedrink bill is ian ANN SHERIDAN GIVEN HONORS Declaredto Be Girl With Most Oomph in United States proposal was defeated Representative Henry Burma J adoptionwould mean no woman could work in hundreds of mce restaurants over the Representative John B Herm oefVDVCamn the Avery idea would mean Joss of jobs in some cases for wdows who need the work Wading of amendments of which haVe not et been acted upon the house approved a charge offered by Representative Howard Davenport to UNION CHIEFS FILE COMPLAINT Charge Morse With Failure to Negotiate Strike Situation Prrticipatio11 Frank Weniir U S department of labor concili ator in mediation of all three o Mason Citys strikes was seen a Hkcly Friday with the announce ment by Joe Pease union busi ness agent that he had discussed He laundry strike situation will the federal representative Officially MI Wenig has been called into only the Schermerhorn and EG Morse produce disagreements He met Fri day morning with Mr to discuss the dairy strike and at that meeting brought up the laun dry question Action by the national labo relations board was awaited in Morse strike lollowinff the wo Complaints with the by Wayne W Elliott business agent of the PWOC local which called the strike Makes Charges i he two counts charge Mr S With failure to ith the elected representative of The failure to negotiate the rnon otficial said has been ased on Mr Morses ill health Uas been informed I f nUl S WU1 have lo niii Jie has recovered JiTli ere is no question about ilrt Vloses bad health said H J fot tle He has been under a doc ors care for some time and the ocor has ordered him o take a fe which he will do for a week the claim Morses threat to sell the was absolutely without reas bcen no to make a substantial record against it According to evidence presence one clever saboteur ot a foreign nauon might raise such a labor rumpus in a factory as to prevent the government from getting the best weapons for its defense Any labor leader who wanted lo could stop any firm from participating in national defense merelv by sub mitting a change and some evi dence of unfairness to the NLRB The whole Lewis coup failed finally when Barkleys own col league Senator Logan Ken tucky yielded to the evidence and the situation Th only reason there was not a rebellion over Representative Cliff Woodrums demotion as fiscal leader in the house was because Woodrum told his friends pri vately to let it slide The inside story of how he came to be purged is this pieced to gether from several Speaker Bankhead and Leader Rayburn called Fiscal Chairman Taylor in and told him he would have to rush the relief appropria tion through the houseand into the hands of the senate by March M Taylor transmitted the order to Woodrum who said No thank you I will not steamroller Whereupon Taylor who is 81 years old and was recently ill said he would have to take over him iiitu 3iii idan redhaired cinema beauty as the girl with the most oomph of any in these United States Kunnerup in a field of 12 beauties selected earlier by bal otmg in 27 of the countrys col Jegcs and universities was an Mnn olond picture hce Faye Miss Sheridan was toasted at a y the Oomph most of agreed constitutes a tcll definable something that the jurors certain in twin rnands male interest The Earl of femimne beer Representative A H MacFii lane Waterloo tightenedI thVt provision still further in his m Proved amendment to ban corn vendrorsand ys McFavlane said and the and then stopped3 be Preceding the beer battle the SSS a Mil Id allow Iowa cities to three and a half mills pur for police maintenance fund desirability which served pleasure but can with respcctabil bare constitutional of the membership majority Closed Shop Involved Mr Wemg stated the main dit teronces m the Morse labor dio pute now aie seniority and closed shop There is little difference bc wee the contending parlies on WaCS ENGLISH CHIEF STATES HITLER BROKE FAITH Chamberlain States Democracies Will Fight for Liberties BIRMINGHAM England A ringing assurance that the demo cracies of the world including the fEmpire will fight for theh UBerties was directed lo AdoU rimer in an address by Neville Uiamberlain prime minister ir his home city here Friday night statements from s own mouth oia the German dictator UWI and pen which made his seizuri iWs ai S and e r u complete breach of taitn the prime minister launched what could only be assumed to be a warning that a further en croachment upon Europe by Ger many would lead lo war U S Part Is Implied While there was no direct allu sion to America and its possible 5art in the attempt to curb Hit ters territorial aspirations Mr Chamberlain did defer to demo cratic nations not on the Euro pean continent which doubtless could be relied upon for support Referring to his 70th birthday baturday he expressed hope that us sound health would permit nm to serve a few more years if vanted The tremendous events that lave been taking place have Inown everything else into the ackground he said Public Confidence Shocked I feel you will want to hear omethmg of the implications ot Hose events he said One thing s certain Public confidence has eceived a sharper shock than has eVecbeen admiuisteredto it even y the present regime in Ger What may be Hie final result annot yet be told but I am sure t must be farreaching in its re ults upon the future Adolf Hitler has torn up the funich agreement on Czechoslo acia m violation of his pledged and aken the law into his wn hands Mr Chamberlain de i31 CCl Chamberlain defended his ourse at Munich last September sen CzechoSlovakia was first ismembered He said he went here because FRANK O FITZGERALD Michigan Governor Dies From Influenza PAGE 2 Play Gets Hot in State Cage Tourney PAGE o North lovvans Listed on Winter Honor Roll PAGE 8 said WagCS and lloulshe tinue the not been brought into th laundry strike negotiations Mr Pease said that he had not had meeting with managers of th two laundries since Sunday an it seemed to offer C the only European mate g P t0 break the C tna b1fn no aBProach to us for settlement strike settlement the said C M Lyons presi 13 SEEK ACTION ON CHAIN BILL Dean Is Among 1 3 to Sign Request to Call Bill From Committee DES MOINES Thirteen iowa senators served notice Fri day they will attempt to withdraw the chain store tax bill from sift ing committee Monday morning a nfv igned a request for a call of the house under which no other business can be ered until every senator is present to vote on a motion to take the bill out of committee and place it 30 Die When Czech Troops Resist Nazis WARSAW WiThe newspaper Fri more than 30 soldiers killed when the German Silesia i NERVOUSNESS IN CENTERS SHOWN German Expansion Is Cause of Bursts of Wall Street Selling NEW YORK P Growing nervousness in money centers over the German expansion in Europe was apparent Friday in heavy bursts of selling in security mar kets and action of foreign cur TTV In Wal1 many stocks fell SI to S5 on the calendar signing Eldora Man Dies in Jail After Arrest as Car Is Ditched M A R S H A L L T O W N Herman Zielske nfi T j died au oE Eldora night following an and Albert Rail ing coal been haul said and thv sa an they uere put under arrest by Town Marshall Hensley of Oilman Nein Neither man was believed to kP t ke lost consciou os consciousness after he was brought to jail and dfed ot a the request Echvard Breen Fort Dodge I CRES DJ1aw PocaliontasEd Pctroleu VrKr v ward Vrba CrescoC Colfax ffithRClarksviUe EaVlDean Mason City G R Hill R ClarionA Claire Dewey R Washington Carl O Sjulin R Hamburg A E Augustine D Oskalopsa William S Beardsley n W Vlginia LH Doran Boone Lester Gillette D tostona and Boss Mowry The legislature has held public for oth supporters and opponents the bill which would tax chain store operators up to SnoO for each establishment they v Ou iPi m company fed P gas and claim p thus increasing he amount of Onion county land it has under control to 19SR8 irT Sfi Had Saved Peace when it was announced that I was going there there was not a aised in critici5nv heude DALADIER ASKS MORE POWERS i Declares It Is Vital W Act With Same Rapidity as Dictators PARIS Premier Daladier introduced a bill in the chamber of deputies Friday night demand ing unprecedented decree powers pleading that it is vital for th with the same rapid terms I was able to secure at Munich were not the terms I would have desired But I was dealing with a problem that ex isted ever since the treaty of Ver situation that ought to have been settled long ago After all the first objective of my visit was achieved The peace of Europe was saved Fugitive Flees in Blizzard to Mountains nation to act ity as dictators The premier refused to disclose what he proposed to do with the powers which would give him vir tual dictatorial authority for more than eight months The measures which I propose n take are military measures Oaladier told the chamber Per laps 1 will state some of my in tentions before the chamber com mittee but certainly not here The chamber began debate on the situation arising from Ger manys bloodless conquest of CzechoSlovakia once part of Frances collective security struc ture A vote of confidence conferring the full powers asked by the Dala dier government was expected to conclude the debate Vienna and Brunn Cheer Adolf Hitler Thousands Hell Fuehrer After Trip Through New Areas VIENNA Hitler ar rived at Vienna at 5 p m 10 a m C S T Friday after a two day journey through his new pro tectorate of Bohemia and Mora via A special train brought him from Brunn Moravia He was cheered by thousands as he entered the Hotel Imperial 15 minutes later He went immediately to his room on the first floor white the crowd shouted repeatedly seie want to see our fuehrer Then he appeared on a balcony and gave the nazi salute CHEERED BY MANV IN TRIP TO BRUNN BERLIN OTTbe German island city of Brunn alive with swastikas and a lieiling popula tion greeted triumphant Adolf Hitler Friday in his heavily guard ed sweep through the Moravian section of his new protectorate of Bohemia and Moravia The newly made citizens of Germany who form 30 per cent of the citys population cheered wild ly as the fuehrer arrived from Prague by train Behind him Hitler left secret police engaged in a cleanup of undesirable elements arrest ing Czech leaders social wel fare groups and others In the proud old city which until Tuesday was the capital of the CzechoSlovak republic Dr Emil Hacha president ot the republic Thursday night with complete trust in Hitler tool the responsibility for placing the destiny of the Czech nation and Czech state inthe hands of the fuehrer of the German nation Under the nazi antiSemitic re strictions Jewishowned stores were taken over by administrators pending the time when they could be sold to nonJews Slovak Protection Different In Berlin meanwhile Wilhelm strasse circles said Hitler and his advisers were planning a dilfeient land of protection for Slovakia than they have established in the protectorate of Bohemia and Mo ravia Hitler assumed protection over Slovakia Thursday but officials while not giving any details said there was a vital difference be tween the protection the fuehrer agreed to give Dr Joseph Tiso premier of Slovakia and the pro WELLES STATES CZECH COUP IS LAWLESSNESS Statement Approved by F R Bitterly Condemns Germany EUROPE AT A GLANCE By The Associated Press Washington United States government condemns German occupation of CzechoSlovakia wanton lawlessness and act of arbitrary force calls home Beiliii ambassador for report on Hitlers absorption Czecho to make important foreign pol icy statement Friday night 1 asks powers to rule France by decree tn strengthen French defense in view of quick German expan Brunn un der heavy military guard re views tank parade in newly won protectorate then departs for Vienna of s move territory among antinuzis and Jews in crease secret nazi police clean up undesirable elements in capital of former CzcchoSlo vakia nonJews take over Jewishowned stores ments in cc with secrecy Slates le gation gets report American cameraman was killed in Czech Ukrainian fighting in ChuH tarpathoUkiaine capital WASHINGTON he United States govern menfc expressed Friday its of Germanys ry ancl aijbi Kr h i fugiuve killer fled hiough a driving blizzard toward the lugged mountains west of here Friday while snowshoed sheriff posses state troopers and fores nrSSerSt Vekkldin pursuit with orders to take him dead or alive uurand convicted poacher eran woodsman and a crat vith either rifle or row was armed with two Ions range hunting rifles carried a quantity of ammunition and was bvous y determined not to be afcen alive a vet 2 Are Arrested in Holdup of DeafMute DES MO1NES slice Friday arrested Mol 2 ARE KIDNAPED TIED AND SHOT Victims Are Found Dead Face to Face Near Florida Highway MILTON Fla by a filling station robber two men were found shot to death Friday 200 yards off a highway tied together face to face Sheriff Joseph T Allen identi fied the victims as Clifford T Mann and Charles Wilkinson both of Montgomery Ala He said evi dence indicated they had been tied together and killed at the spot There were bullet wounds through the heads the breasts and the back 28 was a cashier for the iaii5 Life Insurance com nd Wilkinson 23 was a pro for the tectorate he invoked Czechs Hungary Occupies Rulhcnia Orthodox characteristics of a protectorate such as the taking over of foreign affairs and mili tary defense were visible in the case of Bohemia and Moravia Hungarys occupation of Car pathoUkraine the third element of the CzechoSlovak republic was regarded as accomplished Hitler was expected in Vienna late Friday There was some doubt as to whether he would go to Bratislava Slovak capital With the approval of President Roosevelt Acting Secretary Sf State Welles is sued a formal s t a tement in which he spoke o f Germanys a b s orption of most of Czecho slovakia as a temporary ex tinguishment of the liberties ot a free and in dependent peo ple with whom from Ihe day whcn the re public oC CzechoSlovak ia attained its ndcpcndence tlc people of the united States have maintained specially close and friendly rela tions WELLES 7 Weather FORECAST IOWA Considerable cloudi ness Friday night and Saturday light snow probable in extreme west portion not so cold Friday night rising temperature Satur MINNESOTA Parity ctoudy Friday nlgM and Saturday not so cold Friday niBht risinc temperature Saturday IOWA SHIPPERS FORE CAST for Friday night Norlh ern half zcrd southern half IN MASON CITY weatncr salis 3ttumwa Friday morning Glassi ord reported to Oltumwa police CORNiNc or The body oil it is that comes bravely up Fifth avenue this St Patricks day with the old ones from Ireland and the young of them lively as and Monsignor Michael J Lavclle vicar general of the archdiocese of New York and rector of St Patricks cathedral leads the pro grandfathers themselves who came out of Donegal Kerry Ar magh and Cork Limerick and Leitrim and County Down to the and fnendly relations The new world across the sea never to forget their Celtic heritage ami and of the pledged word and ioi them free for the day from work do honor to Eires patron saint Padraic the Great Civilizer With unfurled banners of Wclies declared It is manifest that acts of wan ton lawlessness and of ar bitrary forcc are threaten ing world peace and the very structure of modern civilization The acting secretary of state made hrs statement after con ferring with the president and he said his statement had received the chief executives approval This government he Kaid founded upon and dedicated the principles of human liberty and of democracy cannot refrain from making known this coun wys condemnation of the acts ot jcrmany Earlier the president told a press conference thai European developments demonstrated the need for a revision of the American neutrality act at this session of congress Hrfrri osevclt not go into detail Heretofore there have been reports that the administration would prefer greater freedom ot flexibihty impasing arms em bargoes m event of foreign wars Statement Is Given Welles statement follows of tlle United jStates has On frequent occasion Mated its conviction that only I tnrough international support of 3 program of order based upon i yr1 Woriri pcuc be I ms government founded upon and dedicated to the principles human liberty and of democracy cannot refrain from making known this countrys condemnation of the acts which have resulted in the temporary extinguishment of the liberties of a free and independent people with whom from the day when flie republic ot Czechoslo vakia attained its independence the people of the United States ;