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TO AWARD JOBS 3 Paring Contvacis an Several Grading Projects for Action AMES. LA. --CUP)-- Jsljdbgrs ji ihe^Icwa Stats Kijhway commission monthly contract, letting, \cith three contracts arg resisting 14.2S1 miles of pavsru?nt among the imvc-rts.rit. business facing them. Tha largest paving contract scheduled fo \%^rding: -seas in Tsv- { 3or ··cciaiti\ where 13.129 ciiles cf concrete are ;o b$ laic on. highway No, 3^ Ircm the Pag*'.ty lir.e to E^otford. Th.e otaer contracts c*ll fcr G.i1i miias on U. S, No. 20, rounding corners in Jessup, ana C.S91 on U. £. No. 61 at the be-Witt re3ocat:c^. ia Ciint-or, county, Two contracts for grsdir^ were scheduled to le awardec. They u-ere for SJ19 smiles en highway No. it from the Union county line north ia Slaciscn ccur.ty 3^.0. 2.384 miles en G. 3. N-D. 151 south of Iowa City in Johnson county. ·Gravelicg ccnirscts ware scheduled for Clayton, Adams. Decatur. Powsshisk and Tsylor ccunties. while ccHtrscts fcr bridges and culverts in Bremsr, Sutler, Dickinson. Praaklin, Henry, Js^per. T -Jr^ pjy- mouth, Potrawattsmie. and Van Baren cotnities also were to be let. IOWA SPEAKERS SELECTED FOR CATHOLIC \VbMKNS' ?,1EET IOWA' CITY--President; Walter A. Jessup of the University Cvf Iowa has fccsn obtained, ior the speaking program of the annual conference of" the Davenport Diocesan Council of Catholic Women, vthieik meets here October 12, 13 aiid 14. With plans for the conference Hearing completion, speakers ior the various meetings have been annouriced. Dr. Mae Habenicht, superintendent of the b'ureau cl child welfare ac Des Moinw; Fisiifis P. Mat:he\v£ of On-aha. supreas director cf Knights ol Columbus, ar.d Dr. Edwin O'Eara, director ot the rural life bureau at \Yashuigton, D. C., also are on ihe speaking program. Bishop RumnsI of Omaha tviil ?ead the pontifical mass Siin- X* IATI7 A r* A I r IOWA COAL Producers Form Association to Bocst Sale of Fuel in This State ALBLA, LA.--(Special)--A per- iusjient organisation, to be known as the Iowa Coal institute, was created here Saturday at an all day xg of 63 repteseriXs.tivcs cf 1-= iss who gathered as guests convention cf the Iowa grand, lodgre of L O. O. F. and the women's auxiliary of PatrisvrcGs Milirsnt wi-1 be held here Ociobsr l-s to IS inclu- Mve. ansour-Kd by s, il Andretrs, chair- Special ·work on the royal degree Trill be presented "by be another feature on throughouc the convention, with lows home having an imcortazi* place. HOSE ACTIONS STARTED IN ANTI-BAY RUM CAMPAIGN to take bay rum oil the lotion counters of Iowa stores. Tvlikii began la Des Moines. apparentlT- is spreading over the state. After the decision in the Des Mcinss case, in ·widcii a jury found bey ram. was an. imosicaxirig licucr, Wsterloo aathoritiea arrestsd a bay xum addict and hsva started action to pTETerit g?^g of tlis lotiDn. Ai Nevaca yesterday, action 'was siarted by county autlioriDes Scsk- frtg to enjoin the J\ "W. ^Toorsrorth company frccn seliins bay rum in Stciy county. CRAWFOED COUNTY TEACH£K INSTTTCTE DATES FIXED be called to Z^eniscn Tbnrsos." and Prissy cf this T7e= for an "insti- tuts. On ie cpepin^ incming Dean teachers' cc-Hsgs of. ^^."-^.5 vriH give an sddres "C^H to the Hiziiands-" le report made by Chair- X S. Harper of Ottumwa, head of -the Albia cc-al probe committee, named here July" 30. The ns^ permanent groun consists of a board of 15 directors with a president, vice president and secretary, ^C. S. Harper of ptrumwa, h2ad cf the nszp^r-McIntire Hardware company and former chairman of the Albia committee, was reamed president- of the organisa- tion. Koy ilsr-eor of Albis., Monroe county rc-ccrcer and a member of the former Aibis. committee, was appointed vice president. Th.r sec- retarrs cffice will be filled at the discretion of the new board, In the report given, by Earner at tb.5 opening of the morning session, eight suggestions were made: The inaugurating of a good wiil campaign through, chambers of commerce, conducting of an. .advertising campaign stressing tie economy and merit of Ic\?ra coal, helping operators in presenting a concentrated sales drive, instituting dealer service on Iowa cosL cleaning the coal more thoroughly. co-operatSag with Governor EammiO's committee in instituting research on use of la^a coal, reducing inirasiate freight rates en ccsl in Ic-^ra and formin? a permanent ccmmittee with paid j secretary vrere the suggestions mace as a result of a month and a half c-f Investigation of .the slack of tiis Icwa coal iadustrv in Iowa. World G-Ysr-" In the afternoon Prcfesscr Beyers wiH state the factors that, enacied the Thomas 3zl- S-CSGE^ZC 002.""^^^ i£j?^" «TlT^TJff_ BATLSOAD Y. 2i a A. FOSXEB BY COrNCTL SLTTFS HEN COUKCUL- HLUF5S--(SpeciaB-- Tills city is tc have a raHrcad Y. 3t C. A. "sith insmbcrohiD exceeding 500. Already 4£4 railroad tnen hsve signed membershin cards, and Survey Secretary iferie Piper, spr;t here frcm EAFIDS MAX DIES FEGJ EFFECT Or SHOCK I Q T v A CITY--Louis Wisehart cf Csdar rapids. 2-t years old, v?as eler.irccuted Hhortly after neon Saturday fcur miles north cf Iowa c % c ,_ ^ ^.^ ! Htrrry Hcsrii. also of Cedar Bapids. | . E~_ iZcur^i Barge, between Coral- I ---=.- ! riiie ar.u Oakdaie, trhen the ac- - CROPS IN IOWA ABOVEAYERAGE Corn and Potatoes Show Higher Yields Than for Five-Year Period DBS MGINBS, IA.--(UP)--Production of com, spring vrhest. bar- jey and potatoes in Iowa during 1329 is expected to exceed the five year average irom 1923 tc 1923 by nearly thre^ ana oiie half per cent, according to figures received by the state department of agriculture here from Leslie M. Carl, federal ststlsticsm for Iowa. -Carl predicted the production ol oats, flax, buckwheat and apples would fall below the five vear average. Prospects for a total corn production of -422,379.000 bushels places the current crop in Iowa about three per cent above the average crop of the 1S23-I32S period, Car] said in the report. He estimated Iowa's corn acreage at 10,978,000 acres this year, ;vu increase of nearly three per cent over the average acreage during the preceding five year period. The condition, of the Iowa oats crop at the time of harvest was 83 per cent, according to Carl, indicating an average yield of 36 bushels an acre and a total production of 215,651,COO bushels. He forecast the 1929 barley croa at 2Q..G1Q.QQO bushels said the spring wheat crop at 723,000 bushels. : Potato production in 1329 in Iowa will be about four per cent above the average production for the last five year period. He predicted the state's potato crop at 7,115000 tiushels. SELF DEFENSE PLEA WINS SOLDIEX'S ACQUITTAL DBS IIOIN BS^r- --Manue] Agilar, of Port Des Moines, on trial for a week here on a second murder charge in connection ·with the death of Albert Webster, another soldier, was acquitted a jury in Polk county district court Friday Agilar pleaded self defense. ONE WAT TRAFFIC PLAN IS PROPOSED AMES-- (Special)--Much of the traffic congestion in American cities can be eliminated through, use ol alternate routes suggested from a study of aerial maps, says John S. Dotids, -who is in charge of surveying instruction at Iowa State college and -who has returned from several days of study of aerial surveys in Los Angeles, CaL The maps show existing routes in their true relation to each other as -weH as the nature of the intervening ground, and the logical alternate routes suggest themselves to city engineers and planning commissions. This system is widely used in Los Angeles,. Professor Dcdds reports. Uodcs spent seme time in the plant of a commercial aerial survey Smi in Los Angeles, examining equipment and methods used. He later went into the field with the United States Geological survey to cheek the accuracy of aerial survey'_ The work -wss done in the San .e-ernanco valley, near the site ol the St. Francis dam. -F j - ir.e victim, who was member \ I cf tie electrical crew cf the Cedar j H^-piiLs r.~d lo^vs. City Railway ccm2Li:y, VTES polishing the aa- P^rarus st a transformer station ·sriti an oiled rag vrlieri the rag came in contact with. a. ceDtjer wire carrying 23,00-3 volts. The shscfc threw him 25 feet across the room and as there was no telephone at the station. Resell sppSed resuscitation methods of his c"vm fcr more than ^aTf an hcur. Aid from. lo-^ra City was then ,,-- [ sumsosed throueh the aid of s. tes to aid tbs crgsnizatlcra, says { passing motorist," but Dr. George that there are certainly more enOiigh others corains'in to rzaka the 500. Tha local Y. M. C. A. building. erected about 20 yaars ago at a cost exceeding £25,900, is in good repair and_wzll be turned over to the raii- roc. Y. The ricw TT; an g g^rn ^-i. will a43 more sleeping rocms and increase Its supped, as follows: Northwestern. IC3; "union PaciUc. I7G; lUzncis Cscrra: S5- ilaresh. Johnson county coroner, prcncun-ced tie man dead on. ar- i STOS3I LAKE SEEKS A j IN COMBATTING l STOHi! LASS--Bert Marchant, nnyor of Storm Lake, has called an Ic--a lakes conservation conference i st the chamber of commerce hers | This conference is the outgrowth. i cf 2. inovcmsnt in northern Tows . O .-C^v^-- ·-- ^ ~^.~Q ZG. 2Z1 r^CQi^^ *.£ie CHATFFOBB COUNTY WINS IN NATIONAL HEALTH WORK DES M O I N E S -- --Tso aT\ards of the National Tuberculosis association for excellence in child health -work have been won by Iowa coininunities, Miss Frances Brophy, director of child healtn education for the lofra Tuberculosis association, announces. Ames has received the silver cup offered to the city of 10,000 population, in the United States which carries out the most complete health program. To Crawford county has gone for second time the national a-prard offered to counties with population between 20 a 00 and 50.GOO. Cxa-srford. county won its cup last year, after North Carolina received it in 1927. It must "Bin another year to obtain permanent oosses* sion. The Robert McLaren "trophy which, is received is donated bv Mr. bay r be tri CO His case is expected tc te Tuesday. OF STATE SOAD QSSSTGX IS R L O O -- -- Acceptances of the invitation to i lie meeting thus far have been | sent by representatives of Clear j Lake. HceiTK-el! City and Sac City. JOSSSIGN IS KILLED ! ^to^Se' hS'SSed and spent of dollars for copper ': spread c-f a!g3.e In its lake. The j burden is too great for the resl- | dents of trie city to continue to pay. j hgncs the rr^ayor ar;d tie chamber ; cf commerce have invited other cities to co-operate it in get- tir? the ?*-te tc take up ths -s-ar partment of health at.Des Moines. The National Tuberculosis association granted 539 individual awards of Iowa schools whose pupils performed the required number ol health chores- The following S8 counties received these, prizes as foUotrs: Jasper, 99; Crawford. 93; "TTasbingiori. 60; Slitcheil and Pocahontas. 32; Clayton. 2S; Osceola and Jefferson 27; Boone. 25: Dickinson. 24; Johnson 23; rJills and Potta-vrattamle 15. Wayne. 14: Cerro Gordo. 13; Scott, 12; Ringgold and Wcodbury 8; Dallas anc Monona 7; Dei a war e r Linn and Madison 5; Wlnnechiek and Carroll. 4: Adair, Cedar, Dubucue. Sm~ met and Polk, 2; Bremer, Buchanan, Clay. r-ioycL Harrisor:, Jones. ?darion. and Wright, I each. T7TO MANILLA F.VRHZR EOT? HIS WIFE. TCKNS GUN ON HIMSELF · ,-,£ T 1 ^ -- ^~ *-^ ,"",- ·- - · 7 - r,- *- ~ *j - -- _ ".Ccr d ; ~ ~i ~ " ? ""^*~~ "·" 0"^^*' ^" f --""·** SEWAGE DISPOSAL TO BE GIVEN ATTENTION AMES -- (Special) -- Industrial them to conform with state and municipal law trill be the main topic cf ciseuisiot: at the nth annual s^-age treatment conference to be "neid a: Ic--a State coliece, Octc'rsr 22 to 2i. Experts of state' K_CLLEE TTBEX HEAD IS CAUGHT IN MACHINERY | _'yTNTCN--J. rI. r.rcCalcb 55 year; WEEKLY SUNDAY SCHOOL LESSON God's Providence in the Exile, Restoration iowV riEDEns BRING IN MOKE CATTLE THIS VEAR DiiS MOINES -- (UP) -- Cuttie feeders of Iowa have brought nearly eight per cent more feeders into their pastures and feediots during July and August of this year than they did over the correspondhig period of 1928, Leslie C. Carl, federal livestock statistician for Iowa, said in his livestock review and outlook. The movement of stocker ano feeder cattle in Iowa during the two months were 61,529 head as compared with 57,037 head in July and August of 1S28 and 40.042 head In the corresponding period in 1927. Iowa and Blinois, Carl said, were the only states in the corn belt area that showed important- increases in the buying of feeders during the two months. Missouri purchases decreased 40 per cent, Nebraska 24 per cent, Kansas 32 aer cent ar.d Intiana 13 per ce'.it- Hi! Kitty Robinson of Spencer Graduates from Stock Show to White Way A review of the quarter's lessons. Devotional reading: 1 Tim. 4:12-16. Let^no man despise thy youth; but be thou an example of the believers, in ^ord, in conversation, in charity, in spirit, in faith, in purity. Till L. come, give attendance to reading, to exhortation, to doctrine. Keglect not the gift that is in thee, v?hich vas given tliee by prophecy, ·with the laying on of the hands of the presbytery. Meditate upon these things; give thyself wholly to them; that Thy profiting may appear to all. Tafee heed unto thyself, and unto the doctrine; continue in them; for in doing this thcu shalt both save thyself, and them that hear thee. i * The International Uniform Son- i day School Lesson for Sept. 29. God's Providence in. the Essie and the Restoration. Devotional reading: I Tim. 4:12-16. .' * a T BT TVM- E. GILROY, D. D., Editor of The CongregaiionaJist, Provision for a review of the quarter's lessons, has been an eminently -wise arrangement on the part of the international committee which has selected the uniform lessons. It serves to emphasize the connecting link between the lessons of tiie quarter which, are chosen with reference to a definite theme, plan, and purpose, and it provides a fitting place for a. summary of the teachings in their full effect and import. Without such a review the lesson teachings would tend to be fragmentary. The review gives an opportunity ol seeing the studies in perspective and in all their relationship?. The -jr-^ral theme of this last qnarte:-'3 Ir-sons has been the prophetic :--.c-".ing and leadership in JmrTah, Curing/the "DeiiocL of "the Exile to Babylon, atid the'restora- tion of Jewish life in its Palestinian homeland. These lessons have had a definite Historical background in world happenings hi an ancient empire, in the struggle for power between great military leaders and in the change of dvnssties with the fortunes of battle. " The Prominence of Cyrus Great names appear in these lessons--names that are of vital significance in the world's general history. And the culminating event associated with the lessons, the return of the exiled Jews to their homeland, has to do with the" emergence to power of Cyrus, who combined with unusual military capacity the breadth and tolerance of- a. great administrator--a combination of qualities not always in erature is interpreted and enforced by wise and competent instruction. Great literature and great- teaching go hand in hand. The one re-en- lorces the other, and the one helps to create the other. Those who have studied these lessons during tht last quarter ought to carry \vith them the very vivid and dramatic picture of the whole people of the restored colonv. men. women and children, "all who could understand," being gathered together for instruction in the law. In a people thus devoted to the highest ideals as these have been expressed by its law givers, its prophets, and its saintly leaders, there lies the hope of constructive power. One can build upon such a foundation genuine nrosperity and a sound national life.* The work that these Hebrews had to ao was done under exceedin^-- difficult conditions and in th° midst of much of that- peril anc interference which has somehow z.1- nicst always characterized the con~~ ~~ ~^- "" ' - SPENCER, IA. --(Special)-- Kitt Robinson of the team of Kitty and Eddie Robinson, who started their career as professionals under the tutelage of Clint snd Bessie Robbins, Spencer's own stock company, is the second giri to achieve appearance on Broadway within the last year. She will appe»r at the Mansfield theater scon^n "Philadelphia." ^ Lillian Darville, daugber of Mr. snd Mrs. R. D. Shannon is the other Spencer girl who has achieved similar success, appearing in "Pleasure Bound," for two seasons on Broadway and other places. Kitty and Ed Robinson sre both graduates of the Spencer high scncoL The giri was a member of a dance orchestra during her final year of school. Her brother has signed up u-ith another company his season. Clint Robbins has taken a fatherly interest in the young people who were in his stock company, and much of the Robinsons' success is dv;e to his coaching methods during the two years they played with the Clint and Bessie* Robbins company. Other young- people who graduated from the Rabbins troupe are Jack Paige, who is no^r p'laying his own company in the Schubert theater in Minneapolis, Lysle Tal- bct who has his own stock company at Nashville, Tenn., and Bertram Adams of the Clements-Walsh company of Des Moines. ^v~- · -"- ^i^- liiuci eLaa nis suifenngs. became the occasion o! his glorious coatrlbuti^n to th= world. An Opportunity for America The 3*-hoIe world has be-'e^ten from what fae Hebrew leaders^ac"- complisnea. and under more favo^-- aoie conditions, esoeeiallv witr- tu- opportunities for "nation buii-^'" ^c^are^iKicre us here in America! be achievpri by a people!* in C ° U its eU as in its rank and ig an example of these anew . lhe "We are reminded in these lessons of fee -way in ·which the heroic and prophetic figures of Hebrew life, probably little Jcnown and regarded m the world -when these events were actually happening are intermingled in the Biblical record and .in permanent influences upon the world with the great figures of secular history. It is an evidence of the moral force of these leaders that they stand tJday as tjeople of greater significanca and - importance than the fo_remost and best known men 01 their own time. This is in itself striking illustration of the ultimate strength of moral and spiritual reaiit^. Paul, aw a later date, reminded us that we must not despise small things, that x-rod has indeed chosen things that are j-.eak and despised, and "the tnm=s that are nought to brin^ to nc-ogni; the things that are." That fact has had inanv manifestations in history. A noet unknown and disregarded in his -day is accorded an honored place in the lit. erature of his country by future generations. A saint- whom some j.a]er tnrew into prison, or sent to tne stake, becomes the only occasion for that raler being remem- oered in history. A woman simplv nunistenng to Jesus out of her deeb affection, and lavishly bestowin"^ upon him precious ointment becomes the occasion of reca!linr t K a' deed wherever the Gospel is spoken , So in the backgrounds of'^ror'a nsppenmgs in ancient empires it is tne Daniels, die Ezras, the Ne- nemians. the Kaggais. the Zacha- nacs, tne Zerubbabeis who are most worthy cf note. ^ Another thing that emerges s.rcnc.y i- -.he record of these "e-cc^ is ;.;i e poorer O r religious iit- era^ure. especially where that lit- The Collar Remains. x-.cp ' L he Louisville Courier Jourr,s7. i r.c is.arjsas City Star's column c-3- l o e c i io ne«-s cf 40 years ago re- :a.es_jjs cdscussicn of that period j » e r t a e burdensome weight of mas- ru ; :r.e summer apperel and the exc: ^e^ent occasion^ by the darir.r ?-pj:-s i _,-.r.ce cr- the street of s. rr.r.n ? reveals cc-:: - ·^ f'imir.iticr. ^^HltHrS S?J Pe -,, baw besn g c^at paved the way tr secunty and ereate*^" twlrd^^^^^pfe -_ -_twara joss in historv i? the pernjanency and reality of what the leaders in Israel SmpK^L Deaths Outnumber BirAsJn Berlin BERLTN- _o ne ^by is born for each n minutes that the clocks ncK in Berlin, but nevertheless the deaths in the German canital ex- ceedea the births by 6000 i' r 'a,T-C}**Tcis3 Tr*-- t'Ho ··****-. . ! . _ * w KEGISTEAT1ON OF MOTOE CAKS SKOTCS AN INCREASE DES MOINES--(UP)-- Expectations of Iowa officials that "motor vehicles registrations for 1929 would exceed 150,000 -were gratified during August, Roy B. Gault, superintendent of motor vehicle registration announced in releasing total registrations for the state as of August SI. Registration of automobiles totaled 635,019 at the end of August, Gault's announcement snowed, while the 65.563 trucks crcushD the total above thz 750,000 mark.'In ad- tiition 1,536 motorcycles and 361 trailers were registere'd. bringing the total to 753,5-44 for the month as compared with an as:greg£te of 737.211 motor vehicles recistered Julv 31. volume also showed that" there iirtu , ?. a _ riet increase of population c. /5.235 since the TOO- (.OT.^.-, -g, lk t °^i y f- 1 ^° J . ihK '* "~ er e" 1 born in nevrcomeis from *tie" p:^SS" of foreign countries. The feminine population exceeds tne masculine by S2S,QOO. This "i^- nifies that about every =buh "'~~ m the city might take untc b a. second *wif e . if poiygamv" ,, sanctioned. The predominance o" women is emphaciEed In the bor- oucn of Vvilrnerdcf where the ren- tier sex constitutes 53.5 cer cea* c' tne population. " INFANT 'SILLED SCpTTSBLDFF, XSS--ar=-~ ' crossing accident 'in the cerr*- A« tne city Sunday night cost tc"--; o. a 2-month-old chHd and po'ssib^ fa.a. injuries to its father Lc-' r - Montsnez, 32 ve^rs old T-°' b^- : ~ nether received severe brulVa^ '^i^ers.^;^" 1 ^ "" ? aocu t SIOUX COrNTY INSTITUTE AT ORANGE CITY. SEPT. 30 ORANGE CITY -- (Special) -County Superintendent "T--e announces that he wiil hold the regular Sioux County Teachers Institute at Orange City, Monday and Tuesday, September 30 and October 1. AH meetings will be held in the bigh school. Some o: the speakers are Dr. w. H, Morten. Teachers college, University of Nebraska- Supt. M. G. Clark. Sioux C^ la' and Miss Agnes .;·-naelson. "state superintendent of public instruc- l t:on. A superintendent's luncheon - and conference will be held durin* the institute. On Monday even-ng the Orange City Dramatic club, under the direction of Mrs. Charles H Tye. who is chairman of the club', wul present a comedy. "Three Live Gnosts/' to the Sioux ccuntv teachers. On Tuesday evening this same I .p.ay will be w ---^--- ^ tee public i anc vr.e proceeds -will be used -"or = 1 Siou:; co'n:v '^--- r--n- ·^ P i^"*'."" .-"" 1 t w . . . . _ , ...._., ..e.C. .-I.; u-.C ?-'-:·· 3up?r:r.;er:^5r:ts of Siom^ county wui hcli conferences r.-i:"- 1 pr-a« rural _ and high school tea-hers' . Crir '5 :ns :o T " srn "-^ methods ii: teaCiiinj various branchss. XER-ELL CREAMERY vw ITS T^TEvn ETn AXN ^ WILL CONSIDER LAKE PROJECTS Rsh and Game Advisory Board to Meet at Spirit Lake Monday SPIRIT LAKE, I A.- _p,v , projects affecting Iowa lakes w'U ba considered at an open ses^on here next Monday, September ^3 by Gov. John Hammill's advisory board to the state fish and game department. The group will discuss effects of commercial seining in Iowa lakes" relative merits of the proposed Spirit Lake spillway, the open season on pheasant shooting, shipment of try and fingerlings to distant points, and the proposed state fish survey. "" The meeting will take place OP the opening day of a series of four trials growing out of the Lake Okoboji boat collision July 28- Harold Yarnes, Jasper Alexander and Prank Long will ba tried on charges of manslaughter, and John and Milo Hartman will be tried jointly on charges of conspiracy to obstru.-t business. SCHOOLS TO ASSIST IN "KNOW IOWA" MOVEMENT DBS MOINES-- --Schools throughout the state will join this month with chambers of commerce ia forwarding the recently inaugurated "Know Iowa" movement, th* -State Teachers - asscciaticc sn- nounced here today. Virtually all Iowa teachers will augment their classroom work with special instruction pertaining to the state and its industries, according to Charles P. Pye, secretary of the teachers' organization. Publishing" dairying, packing, building construe"-' tion, mining, manufacturing and similar subjects will be studied. 'Tew people realize that Iowa's income from manufacturing in 1927 was actually greater than her income from the 10 major fields of agriculture," says the association's announcement of tha programs. MANAGER OF LUTHERAN PUBLISHING HOUSE QUITS DSCORAH- --Alter 47 years of service, J. O. Johnson has resigned as local manager of the Lutheran Publishing house. U p o n turning over his duties, he-invited the entire staff on a boating oarty on che Mississippi river. Johnson was skilled in setting Greek and Hebrew type. SHELDON TO HOLD FIRST AIK DAY MEET SEPTEMBER 26 SHELDON- -- Sheldon wul hold its first annual air day meet I September 26 and 27 under the direction of the coaam«rcial club. Races from St. Paul and Sie-us City are among the attractions, with prizes for stunt flying. SELF-STYLED "HOBO KING" DIES ES T IOWA HOSPITAL IOWA --TY _ j'-jjp) _ James "Speed" Murphy, "king of the hoboes." has kept his last rendezvous --this one with death, not with i feilor/ ''knights'of the - !" in some railroad "jungle." -Speed" died Tuesday night in Lbe State University hospital here under the same circumstances he started life, among strangers. He died in poverty after te'-\c brought here iron: Cedar Rapids by a c-irni- j val company. The showmen have I taken up a collection to bury Mur- ?hy in Omaha. For the last la years Murphy has been going up and down the country in a broken down truck aiding the more unfortunate members of his clan. CLUB WOMEN OF CEDAR FALLS HAVE NEW HOME CEDAR PALLS-- --The new home of the Cedar Falls Women's club will be dedicated Thursday. September 26. A $10,000 gift by Henry and A. G. Pfieffer of New York, who were reared in Cedar Falls, was the impetus for the building. The women's club raised another $10,000 and the old J. T. Knapp home 'was purchased and remodeled.. POULTRY RAISING PROVES TO BE PROFITABLE HOBBY CHEROKEE -- -- Chicken raising as a hobby is proving lucrative for Paul F. Hoyt. Cherokee pest office employe. Prom his flock of 60 white Wyanioties be entered 16 birds at the Pilot Eock plowing match ana took 13 rr:scs totaling S20. -,-,-~ . ~ _ - -- The *-^-s Co-Operative creamery, o! 2-el:, rec 2 r.-]y obssrvad -; :s ^o^ -=ar c. service to the :?.rm£rs or until sciencs can do sometlvr Painful Excuse. r °m Passir.:; Show. ·: vvny ^ere vou st,noci yesterdav. Torr-aiv' Tommy -itncwini: that ; - e er would say he rr.Uct ro* *-*a !r-r every little ache--: PlkVa cr. x had :-.r " · .!,"_ . t v * ss , °* V 3cat;cr;sl ed- · ri ~'ov.-; in IcTva. the last vcr~ »·» previous record?, p. £ SPENCER FAIR EXHIBITS VIEWED BY 15.000 PERSONS SPSNCER--(Special)--Two hundred twenty five boys are housed in the new boys and girls club building, the largest building project at the Clsy County fair this year. The completed building cost approximately $28.000. Showmanship is a nsw feature of the 'ear this year, ia audition to the regular cattle judging. She winners In showmanship will be qualified to represent Clay county at the Waterloo Cattle Congress. later. »'- : j.ns 153-girls inte-e^ted iJs club work cannot-bo house at the new club building. The boys are under ·he Isadcrship of E, A." Karris, secretary of the Buens Vista county Y. M. C. A. Approximately 15.030 persons vis- lied th-3 grounds Tuesday. BUILDING AT DAVENPOKT NEAR 2 MILLION MAKK DA"-"EK?ORT-- -- With several -fair si~?d building projects con- '.errt plated hene in the next t'vj months, there is ovary indication ''-a; biuldir.r sc:;v:lies will *ots- '. '-ora'.^ii 51.610.953. and Mucssc sai.i .:- rr^cc.'cd si", r.vcrci^c of JiOC.OC-O Y«*r Out cf High School, Girt Now h Pl*ne Pilot Ufcvs Hopkins V Seer. « how*-.-* at AT :· '·' V -;. -.:· re: 3. - v c r r c ' P U N V S N G FO 1EPLANF. D*. A S K I N G T O X -- MASON. 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