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IOWA CPiT DAILY PRESS SATURDAY, MAT S, 1930 IOWA CITY DAILY PRESS I8TA1U8HED 1841 1 Pabltoaed Erenlnw Except Sunday Official Paper of Iowa City and JohitMfl/ County; · E- CARRELL, Editor and Prop. 0. E. CARRELL, Managing Editor J. E. AEIZEN9TEIN, City Editor Entered M Second Class Matt Matter at the PoBtofflce In Iowa City SUBSCRIPTION BATES By Carrier, in Iowa City and Suburb* Per week $ .10 In advance, one year... ^.... 6-00 By M«ll In advance, one year......... 4.00 In advance, six months...... 2.00 In advance, thfee months.... 1.00 PUBLICATION OFFICE 218-220 East College Street Business Office Phone 1300 City Editor Phone 1366 FOREIGN REPRESENTATIVES LaCOSTE MAXWELL New York and Chicago LAWRENCE SEES PARTY SPLIT 1 David Lawrence, one of the foremost political observers of the day, ·writing for £ large circle of newspapers of all parties, says .the leaders of both the .republican and democrat- himself may be persuaded to remain loyal to the party, but. bis following will not stay. It's Johnson or notkim with them. And preparation al ready are under way for a third party composed of some of the ele menls which broke away in 1912 and formed the progressive party some of the radicals who like neither the republican nor the democratic parties, the voters controlled by the chain of Hearst newspapers, and the ·numerous groups who are irreconcil ably opposed to the ratification Uf tho peace treaty, even with reservation I ' I Lawrence goes on to bay that the third party would draw from both the democratic and republican parties aiid this is probably so. However, the same claim was made in 1912. but the result showed that the republicans suffered mucl) more than the democrats. If the split at Chicago is o*er the adoption of the peace treaty--and opposition to it is Johnson's chief campaign issue--then it is evident thai the republican party will be the chief I / sufferer from the third party, for while Johnson is polling a large pei- ceDtage of the repuolican vote, the opposition to President SiVilson's policies is almost negligible in dimo- ciatic states, witn few exceptions. But Johnson is right in saying thai the peace treaty and the league at Lau'ons is the most important issue LODGE. ic parties believe that the result o f , before the voters irgiu now,, imd it the Johnson caiuyaifii will be a split j i s cnlv ri S M that tncy should have at Chicago and a third party ticket. a chance to express themselves upon' This prediction is" based upon the belief that Johnson will come up to , Chicago with a following so large that he will claim recognition, but that the party dare not nominate him nor put his ideas into its plat-' i t'ons to the world. i-epublicans in congress, by devoting fourteen months to a discns- sion of the treaty, to the exclusion pf MASONIC Iowa City Lodge Nq # 4' A. F. and A. M. will meet Tuesday evening, j^t 1 o'clock. The third degree will be con fered upon two candidates. There will be a meeting Thursday evening, May 13, at-7 o'clock and the third degree will Be conferred upon two candidates. Palestine Commandery No. 2 K. T will hold a regular conclave Monday eveningpMay 10, in the Maaoaic Tern pie. / ~ Bethlehem Shrine No. 8 W. S.| of J. will meet "Wednesday evening, May 12 in the Masonic Temple. ODD Eureka Lodge No. 44 will meet Tues day evening, May 11, at 7:30 in their hall, corner College on Dubucue. Carnation Reekah Lodge No. 376 will meet Friday evening, May 14, at 7:30 in Odd Fellows" Hall. Iowa City Rebekah Lodge will meet Thursday 'evening, May 13, at 7:30 o'clock in Odd Fellow* Hall. KNIGHTS OF PYTHIAS Corinth - Lodge No. 24 will meet Thursday evening, ^May-13, in Castle Hall, 103 South Clinton Street. PYTHIAN SISTERS X Athens Temple No. 81 wttl meet Tuesday evening 'in Castle Hall, 103% S. Clinton street. IMPROVED ORDER OF RED MEN - WapeBhlek Tribe No. 122 will mee MoBfey evening In their Mill, 212% Sooth Cllntcn Street. DEGREE OF POCAHONTAS loU Council No./64 will meet Wed neomy evening, in Redmen Hall. MODERN WOODMEN OF AMERICA O. K. Camp No. 189 will meet Wed nesday evening, May 12, at 8 o'clock in their hall. 208 E. College St. WOODMEN OF THE WORLD University Camp No. 432 will meet Thursday* evening, May 13, at South Clinton Street LOYAL ORDER OF/MOOSE Iowa City Lodge 103* will meet Wednesday evening, May 12, in their hall, 210*4 Eaet Washington Street. KNIGHT6 OF COLUMBUS Matqaette Council No. 842 will meet Thursday May 13, in their hall in Crescent Block, . DAUGHTERS OF ISABELLA Craige Court No. 94 will meet Tuesday evening. May 11, in K. C. Hall, at 7:30 o'clock, , issue without c tjusion or subt£'- While constructive legislation is of moct vital importance, there is less , difference of opinion aa 1 to these irat- . ' · ters than there* is regarding our rela- form, becaiise to do so would be to' give offense to the conservative and cautious elements which have always been the backbone Lawrence writes: of the- party. Primary results -in California where LOWNDEN HAS COURAGE One can but admire the fine courage of Governor Frank, Lowden, in i accepting. the bluffing challenge of I "Big Bill" Thompson, and going to ' the mat with him. Thompson, like the big bluffer he is, demanded the right to control the republican state convention in Illinois, which is to assemble next week. He presumed upon the fact that Lowden is a candidate for president, and supposed that like mast candi- practically all legisltfon for reconstruction, have themselves adiu'tted Senator Hiram Johnson has defeated'!hat the treaty is of first importance. Herbert Hoover have accentuated the) lines of political strength as the time for the two big conventions approaches. Republican senators who are friendly to Senator Johnson concede that he cannot be nominated ^at Chicago. They say he is not reallyj radical, but behind him are groups of vbters whose support of the republican ticket is not so much based on a conversion to republican "doctrine as it is on 'personal fordness for Hiram Johnson. To permit Johnson to be nominated would insure the domination of these elements, something which the conservative leaders of the republican party do not welcome. ^ . But to fail to nominate Johnson means a po ssible defection and a third party. The California senator Johnson believes tuat right at tlie point where we are .ibout to *ix ?iu" fo-'eign policies for a generation, perhaps, the peopl^ ought to be giveu an oportunity to |Si* what they want. .And for once, President Wilson is in agieement with the senator. And if the republican natmocnl convention attenip-s f camouflage tha issue and bee'cud it by claiming to be for the treaty and the league --v?rfh "reservations" 1hat kill 5!-there is every prospect that a/ third ticket, led either by Johnson or Borah, will be placed iu the fleld. mast dates, LoVden would be too timid to face a fight in his home state. But Lowden fooled him. Te governor declared ,that regardless of the effect of the fight upon his presidential chances, he would not allow TOB control of the republican party in Illinois to pass to Thompson without a struggle. This public defiance of the mayor means that unless the latter backs down, one of the hottest political contests of the year will be staged in Illinois the coming week. ' Lowden's course may not be good politics,' but it is good manhood and good citizenship. It is through the cowardice of candidates, oftentimes, that ruffians like Thomps'on get their 'power. But even ? from a political point of view, Lowden's candidacy ought to be advanced rather than injured by 'his courageous course in bucking the big bully who has captured the political machine iff Cook county. British \ papers comment freely on "American impertinence" in discussing the Irish question. Well, Johnny, it is no body.s business what ructions a man kicks up in his own house, but he can hardly deny, the^neighbors the pleasure of gossiping about it. The Good Sense of This Sedan Heavier Than tht Tmfaf/Cer. Rfcfea .Ttytarflprinc» with Comfort* Haavy Car / The Chicago woman who requested the authorities for permission to see her son-in-law hanged must have felt that she was getting even, for several ·· bales of mother-in-law jokes. _ So many people have separated because of living together, it is no wonder Fannie Hurst and her pal tried getting along together by living apart EVEN SUMMER EVENINGS sometimes are cool! Dust^som^times blows-- -or rain. 'You drive more-- mortT chances with weather. And summer, clothes, especially women's clothes, soil easily. Then isn't it good sense to buy a Sedan-- Now? Instead of a collapsible top which you never tower; the Overland Four-Door 'Sedan provides a thick permanent top with greater coolness in hot sun. , Plate glass windows give you control of your com- x fort but never cut' off your vision. Triplex Springs / make touring easy. Light weight provides economy. / -, ' - / V r ' t , ^Touring; $985; Roadster; S985; Coupe, $1525; Sedan. $1579 ~~ FxicaLa.h. Toledo, ·ubj*ctt0cb«iM«ftt!uMM*atlc« ' ^ ' . ~- r ' OVERLAND AUTOMOBILE CO. Thank fortune, most"of W- million- Naires a*" 6 too new to know how to best abUSe their polltical Hoover is surprised at the number of votes he got in California. He surely is a modest cuss. -TODAY (Continued from Fax* J) 6 To Our Customers Desiring Gas Service Pipe Run From Main in Street to House "We have on file several orders for the installing of "* / gas services, which at the present time we have been / unable to fill, due to the fact that y our pipe stock has become depleted. This depletion of stock is due to causes not under our control. We placed orders for our 1920 requirements of pipe in Dec-ember of last year, practically six months in advance; but we are notified by the manufacturer that the earliest possible delivery which they can give us will be the fore part of June. The Company has endeavored to borrow pipe from neighbor gas companies, but find that their pipe stocks are also depleted. We regret very much that we are not in a position to install gas services within a few days after receipt of order, but will endeavor to get caught up on orders as soon as we are able to secure, shipment on pipe. ' ' v nrng over" with happiness and thus in full measure reflect 1 our gratitude. , -To the mother of today, we should give the iflghest place in our memor- j ies" and "our actions. Mother has watched over the home and made it sacred. Mother's voice has soothed us, and directed us aright. · Mother has ever sacrificed more than any one else. Is it not fitting, now,, that mother's" Tote~Ts to help in making our nation better, bigger, cleaner- Mother is more and more coming into her own. If we "are truly grateful, we will continue to add to that reverence, that love we ! bear her, and ,to the sacred memories she recalls." 11 George owle, federal prohibition agent, at Milwaukee, charged with accepting a bribe for concealing a sale of liquor, pleaded guilty before .Judge Geiger tttere, and was sentenced to eight months in the" house of correction and fine* $25. Mrs. Bffie Decker, charged with the murder at her husband, C. E. Decker, by giving him poises, st Stockton, Mo., has furnished bond of $15.000 ,and was released pending her preliminary Bearing May 13. Estimates placed they damage done to the crops whicn swept Jasper county. MissourVThursday. at more *an $500.000. Hundreds of acres of strawberries ready *for harvest, and jpats, wheat and othtr growing crops j were destroyed. j General Wood got one delegate at large from Ohio. Win^ H. Boyd. of- i ial returns giving him a piuralitr i of 959. ^ " j Maj. Gen. John Newman, member! of the British parliament has startled! thai August body by wearing overalls.! The national railway of Mexico, the ' roost important connecting Mexico City with ihe Americafi border, was cut br Mexican rebels yesterday Iowa City Light and Power Co, PHONE 121 60 miles south of the border. The Coney Island police have issued a warning to women bathers or beach loungers that they most wear stockings, not socks or "nature's stockings." Bankers oppose l*e loan to railway* of $500.000.000 to bay rolling stock. Y. L. Ytfogt of Orangv City is dead following the swallowing of » stone as large as a j-oif ban. A. Btet the younjt man charg**! with he murder of Vera Schneider al Ponliac, Mich., has been convicted of murder and sentenced to life imprisonment. Two men were burned !n an explosion at the plant of the McComb* Producing and Refining company at East St ixrais. yesterday. The damage was estimated at $40.000. A Mis«wjri Pacifr patserfrar and a freight met in head-on collision near Home, Ark.. \aet night Several passengers weTfe hurt, four ear* «f toe freigfc* were demolished and the passenger train badly wrecrad. Resolution? indorsing ihe efforts of The American labor party to "compel Save Money On Clothes c-- · ' · Don't join any overall clubs or spend money on any other foolish fad. Take care of the clothes yon have already paid for. . t Hundreds qf Johnson county people own overcoats, winter suits, cloaks, heavy dresses, -etc"., that ordinarily §9 into .the junk pile at this season of the.year. A large share of fhis clothing by 1 being cleaSed and repaired now can be made to serve for another season. * Remember, too, that disease germs are everywhere. " Garments worn by children and adults continuously gather millions of disease germs, Have your clothes cleaned and the germs are killed by the gasolene. v We Can Do This Work Bring in that winter suit, overcoat, cloak or dress; have it cleaned^ and repaired and it "will be ready for another season. We make a very moderate charge for this kind of work and can save you the price of a new garment. , \ ,»- ^ * . T. DELL KELLEY Phone 17. 211 East College st. were, adopted by the Central Federated Union at New York last night. Palmer\was declared to be an enemy" of the labor movement. Orchard summer spraying has begun in Johnson county. W. J.- Kocfcen. representing the agricultural extension department is here from Ames, co-operating -with the Johnson Counly Farm Bureau at Oakdale. The attendance yesterday was Targe.. The spray that is being applied at this time is known as tne "cluster bud'' spray, and consists of from S to 10 quarts of Unite sulphur and one and one-balf pounds of lead arsenate to 50 gallons of water. Where the arsenate j»aste 3s u«ed,'toe quantily three pounds. A large number of who have ordered material have aot received it and will nave 10 omit the first spray. Good results can be obtained if the first spray is not applie*. by following out the following conditions" says County Ajrrlnjltrmil Agent R. F. Graff. Be absolutely thorough in tlie 5 to 7 gall* These three sprays .consist of the Friends of Harold Lee Swanson, calyx spray, which is applied when of Omaha, a former Iowa university 95 per cent of the petals have fallen, student, learn of .his marriage to Miss Side worn spray which is applied ,'Teckla HMt of Boone, Iowa, three w,eeks later and the last spray j Attorney Stephen Bradley i s mak- which .is applied the latter part of ing a good fight at the university hoi- July or first of August If the above three conditions are conscientiously followed out by aft those who intend to spray. ' good- results wili be"" ob- tainod although the first spray is not applied. , IB T x:N iCITY Dr. and Mrs FredJSendixen. recent- · married in Iowa City, have left for Minneapolis where the groom will enter thr Asbury Methodist hospital, as an interne for the ensuing year. Tbjs appointment was given him fn -Iowa university recently. At his old home JD Pocahonlas, the popular groom, with his fair bride. guest of honor at a farewell party «t Win. Bidisen's home, ft friends welcoming them, and bidding them goodbye, in nearly the same tn-catb--a veritable "vale atqro vale" greeting. sulphur instead of 5 in the Calyx spray and follow the spray calendar in regard to the use of the arsenate of lead and strength of 1br application for tbe last two sprays. The spray calendar may be obtftla ed at the Johnson County Farm Bn- a congressional investigaUoft of the rea office In the Iowa City State department of justice and th* im- Bank Building. peadnnent of A. Mitchell Palmer," Put on three sprays after the first A tripartite mass track resoUs will be telegraphed from one university to the otners, in each instance. Iowa will hold its home contest on May 25, but the other Institutions will pnU off theirs May 1J. Mi?. Nennie Sorter left for Minneapolis, where her son. Colonel Al. Sorter, formerly head of tJie Iowa City and Iowa Sons of Veterans, is ill --though not dangerously so. pital, with varying success. One night is encouraging; and another, - discouraging. At the best, however, he has a bitter battle before him following an operation, and a cruel internal affliction. Miss Dakota DeNio is visiting her sister Miss Margaret the operatic star, in Chicago. Miss Josephine Zahorik. of Solon has returned to her home .for an over Sunday Tia't, She 'went by auto. Sam T. Morrison is borne "from a business trip to Chicago. The 'HowUmg 300." captained by Barney Dondore," is "playing a , large role in tlie athletic drama on Iowa ,, field this afternoon; providing entfe act "music" and other inspiration. PresrJenl B. F. Swisher of the Water"90 board of education; is visiting relatives and old friends in Iowa City. H« i., a son of Mr. and Mrs. ixivell Swisher and a graduate of S. U. I. (B. Ph., 1899 and LL. B.. 1900). He i^. jasUy proud of Max Levingston, the talented high school orator, vho' won state laurels here last night. Mrs. R. H. Dowell of Marshalltown is visiting her daughter Mrs. Joan Robert*. Mrs John Birnett of Independence will be the guest of Mrs. Alice Davies during the P. £. O. state con- in Iowa City. Davenport is jridna Mc- Conne13. .Mrs. Julie McKibbon, formerly ot Iowa City, fi^w of Chicago, a gifted author, will be here to attend the Iowa state P. E. O. convention. Miss fitta Jewatt wilt be the hostess. Robert M. Cabail of Davenport ^n Iowa university student has been taken to the* isolation howpital, a vic- I tint of diphtheria. 1EWSP4PERS 1EWSP4PERS