July 1934: FDR visits Hawaii

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o i AUSTRIAN NAZIS IN NEW REVOLT; DEATHS FIXED AT 300 - Mi -'.-!"- ...... ' ---- - ' MAIL SCHEDULE Pre. Coolidg. Frt. rriv from Ceart Pres. Polk. Kri. rriv from Orwnt Pre. Coolidse, FrU 7lo lo Onnt Pr. Folk. Fri. )om tor Awrtralt- Monterey. July JO rriv from Autral- Niagara. Aug. 5f) .... , rf 111 , , - , . 1 I - II Art I LAST EE0YQM Kvenlnj Bulletin, Eat. liSJ. So. 1M07 Hawaiian Star. VoL XXJI. No. 1S2IS 118 PAGES HONOLULU, TERRITORY OF HAWAII, U. S. A., THURSDAY, JULY 26, 1934 118 PAGES PRICE FIVE CENTS 1 v-x I I 00 9 UT3 OaX FLAGS, FLO WEES, HONOR ES1BENT VIOLENT FIGB SPREADS ; AS REVOUITIOkISTS LAUkCH KSI CAWGMS 111 AUSTRIA ' ' (Associated Press by Wireless) VIENNA, July 26. A Nazi revolt tonight developed over ft widespread area in southern provinces of Austria with dead estimated at 300 and many wounded. '' : In Styria alone 260 were reported dead. ; Artillery was brought into action for the first time since the beginning of the upheaval which brought death to Chancellor Engelbert Dollfuss. Nazi farmers were mobilizing in southern Styria. ".' The government captured the city of Loeben, with at population of 10,000, in the coal mining region after heavy artillery cusioagea tne Nazis. ITALY RUSHES A HUGE FORCE UP TODORDER 48,000 Troops a Warning To Germany Not To In terfere In Austria The new uprisings followed reor ganizing of the government under the Austrian Fascists. . Davis Is Optimistic (Associated Press by Wifeless) ' NEW YORK, July 26. Ever optimistic regarding prospects for world peace. Norman H. Davis, tAmerican "ambassador, at large," returned from Europe today with the prediction that the Austrian crisis will not involve other nations In war. - Prince Ruediger Ernst von Star-hemberg, tall nobleman who is a leader of the Fasclst-Heimwehr army, was announced as the new chancellor. , But even b th TVtsHst star ; SMnrtd rivil war hlawd in the By ANDRUE BERDING province of Styria. where the Nazis r vv.re., "battled the Government ferces fori ROMiWuly 2fi High officials. oi control of the villages. Everywhere in Vienna rumors were expressed and fears felt for .the peace of Europe. Prince Starhemberg. in his first statement, said the government and the police will carry on - the work that Dollfuss started. ' I, His first cabinet act was author!' -ration of "appropriate" financial 'measures for the welfare of Doll fuss' widow and her two children. To Try Assassins His second official step was creation of a military court to try of- ienaers in Wednesday s putscn. Vienna appeared today as a city of tragedy. There were black funeral banners on all public buildings, 'the theaters and many shops and homes. Worried faces of pedestrians along the streets clesrly revealed the tension prevailing as to the uncertainty of Austria's future. . Martial law placards were posted In all prominent places and the steel . helmeted police along with the Heimwehr police made the city appear to be under foreign occupation. . The secretary or state and public .security issued a communique stating that "in Vienna and all the THE PRESIDENT ASHORE FOR HIS FIRST DAY the foreign office told The Assoc! ated Press today that the movement of Italian troops toward the. Aus' trian frontier constitutes an affir mation directed to Germany that Italy will not tolerate foreign interference in Austria's domestic affairs. Troops now moving, toward the border total 48,000. The foreign office spokesman said the government does not believe the troops will need to cross the border. in view of the calming down of the Austrian situation. . ' He added significantly, however, that should the situation become worse, particularly through foreign interference, Italy will feel ' called upon to send her army Into Austria. K1NE0IIE FOLK 2,00(1 STRONG ; OUT FOR F. R. ...J . .... . ..r.r - '-''"v" - - ' " - ' ' ; l ? f - . i t i - NX C' ' f " - v fc- .. jrr -r L ' 4 i v a . - -j -, N:zr,NNfc. " I " f yvx " ' r ' ' Milir,nMJM v H I. ' The president 'as he came ashore. At the left his son Fra nklin Jr.'and at the right his son John. He entered his car and immediately Started oni is Oahu. tour. Star-Bulletin photo. " '- ? ' , ' -, SCENE AS F. R. ARRIVES IS A COLORFUL ONE 30,000 Cheer While Band Plays Aloha As Houston Docks At Pier 2 INTENDED TO CUT SURPLUS By WILLIAM EWING Associated Press Bureau Chief 1 (Associated ' Press by Wireless) WASHINGTON, July 26. The farm ' administration 1 announced late Wednesday that sugar proc- .essing taxes from the Philippines, Puerto Rico, Hawaii and the Virgin islands will be kept separate from the funds to benefit areas under the presidential proclamation, providing that the taxes be held as separate funds to be used for rental benefit payments and of markets; for removal F.R. MOTHER ON RADIO AS SON ARRIVES (Associated Press by Wireless) PARIS, July 26. Mrs. James Roosevelt,' mother of the president of the United States, had her first radio speaking experience here today. ... The occasion was a luncheon in Mrs. Roosevelt's honor at the American Women's club. Mrs. Roosevelt spoke In both French and English and her accent of the former language was excellent, surprising her audience. THRONGS VIEW PRESIDENT ON OAHU JOURNEY Scenic Beauties of Island Are Seen By Roosevelt On Way To Schofield "By HOWARD D. CASE President Franklin D. Roosevelt 100 FLAT'ES SOAR OVERHEAD AS CHIEF EKECUTIVE C03S iJTO POrtf AOOARD CRUISER By JOHN B. PECK Franklin D. Roosevelt, president of the United States, came ashore at Honolulu this morning to be greeted by more than 60,000 people. As he circled tlie island later another 40,000, it was estimated, paid their respects. They gave him a welcome that in spontaneity and color no city in the United States could surpass. Smiling and happy, the president came down the gangplank from the cruiser. Houston at 9:15 a. m. today accompanied by his sons, John and Franklin Jr., stepped into a waiting automobile and was whisked away on a tour of the city and around the island. All along the route crowds of Honolulu residents were lined to see the first president of the United States ever to visit Hawaii while in office. Crowds Gather at 6 A. M. As early as 6 a. m. the crowds had begun to gather along the route asd on Pier 2, where the Houston docked. At 7:30 a. m. there appeared from the distance 100 army and navy planes, flying along the coast to meet the incoming presidential ship. At 7:50 spectators on Pier 2 saw the big cruiser rounding the entrance buoy to the harbor and proceed into port. Escorting the ship were 13 canoes, manned by Hawaiians in yellow capes such as were worn by Hawaiian warriors in the past. One of these craft was a double canoe, carrying Duke Kahanamoku costumed as Kamehameha the Great. All around the harbor other small craft were lingering, and all steamers at the Honolulu wharves were gaily dressed In flags and bunting. Also escorting . the cruiser into the harbor was the customs cutter -Senator S, carrying J. Walter Doyle, collector of customs, and with Its decks' linedV-witlr uniformed customs officers at attention. - The Houston proceeded to the far end of the harbor, made its turn and, after the escort ship,' the USS New Orleans, had entered and docked at Pier 7, the Houston came alongside Pier 2. 5 Marines Form Guard of Honor Assembled on the pier was a guara of honor consisting of a battalion of U. S. marines, commanded by Maj. James Betts, and the U. S. marine band from Pearl Harbor. The Royal Hawaiian band, each member wearing a yellow illma leL the "lei of royalty," played "The Song of the Islands." At that moment army airplanes of the 18th Pursuit Groun numi hv overhead forming the letters F. R." As the cruiser neared the dock the thousands of neoDle on th nir obtained their first view of their president. With his sons he was standing on an upper deck of the Houston- wearing a light summer suit and a pa nam a hat. Takes Off Hat To 'Aloha Oe' Then the Royal Hawaiian band played Hawaii's famous song of wel come, "Aloha Oe. As the strains of this famous song were heard. President Roosevelt removed his hat and stood with it over his heart until the music had died away. His gesture met with a burst of applause from the spectators on the dock, whereupon the president cheerily waved his hat to his greeters. He then left the deck and retired to his quarters. It was an orderly, quiet crowd that had assembled on Pier 2 this morning to greet the president. The applause with which they greeted the president was enthusiastic but at the same time subdued and respectful. Civilian and military police had no difficulty in keeping the spectators within the area marked off by ropes and by rows of flags. With the Houston docked and the gangplank in place, CoL P. M. Smoot. adjutant general of the territory, read off the list of those privileged to

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  1. Honolulu Star-Bulletin,
  2. 26 Jul 1934, Thu,
  3. Main Edition,
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