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PAGE FOUR THE ALBANY DEMOCRAT -HERALD, ALBANY, OREGON FRIDAY, MARCH 20, 1936 recfly to lack of control by auto- WAITING TO BE CALLED , littered at Albany. OreKon. postotfice Toby grinned. "I have the same whim my.st.i," she said. "Come on." They set off down the street.. Half way to the corner they passed a llorlst's shop, the brightly lighted window gay with spriatg flowers. Toby gave a little Jr. BEHIND THE SCENES : IN - WASHINGTON . 'i BY RODNEY DUTCHER WHAT ARE VOL) COlMG TO Do NEXT rf'ME VOU WANT TO WORK UP jrVf(?iOTIC FeRSOI?? , -aSBlsSBBsw. housing advocates assert It's a much better means of redistribution than the dole and usually advance BY RODXEY DUTCHER KA ftervlee Staff t'orreanandea-t TfASHINCTON The best thing jwu .u By auuui i c . -' - Deal housing policy or the lackjrn'1 """ u of K IS that the situation hard-i" ' ' " ' . " ly can get messier than It Is. mst economical. f- -. Senator Bob Wagner of New ' ncfent long-range method of reduc-York. who realizes that New , "K unemployment ami stimulating York has bad slums and that 11 j the building and other heavy tu-would be nlct .1 Install the poorl'i','''les. In pretty apartments, has been, 2- It opens a huge hew Held -for "leading the fight" for public Investment of private funds In pro- housing for a year. Fortnightly he has made vigorous speeches and since January he has been on the verge of Introducing a bill for, , a great housing program. i 4. It would avert the contlnu- N nn ha .n in Wne-nerllng and increasing housing short- blll yt, however, and perhaps esse win. i ne senator wants aa- ( iimn j - Slnlttnftion support and the ad-1 Increases In rents to the gouging itierttiot is divided. vague.lPolnt. , 04 clofy-lliinded. I . e , , . . ' rpHE last point is slgif'at. Tfc A jrORor4vn r n,o' 1 ftianclal real te lsttMM 71 ..(liV'i, - -SJ r- w 19)6 NEA Ssiviit, Inc itake 'em that way sometimes. Stay whore you ure I want to make a few more shots " JT M Ml. '"H. i l. Jl un-- sne lovely?" said, "aren't they -There were tulips and daffodils and pink and blue hyacinths in the window. There were nosegays of purple violets, each neatly circled by green leaves. And in the very center, snow-white and velvety, was a corsage of gardenias tied with a silver ribbon Bill hesitated it an instant. Then, gishing her gently before him, hcsai "We're going in nere-j51 "WSJ-, Bill!" They were inside the shop then, breathing the heavy odors of a dozen different flowers. Bill said to the middle-aed, spectacled man ho came forward. "Gsr-onias for t) young lfdy?' TW se)leran nrsJded. "e hve soana) very nice onet," ha sjtd. "oAething at lut Hi' esch?" Intejtitl, Bill iintea to the corsae in that tiindow. "No," he said, " wnt that one. It's for ie, isn't it?" "Why, yes of course." The salesman produced the cor sage and Toby fastened it to her shoulder. Turning from the mu- ror she said." "Oh, Bill, they're beautiful! They're the loveliest tlowers in the world." "They should be. Didn't I tell you we were going to celebrate?" . He handed the salesman a bill and a moment later received the change. Out in the night once more, Toby said, "Bill, I've never had such lovely flowers. Never! But t shouldn't have let you spend all that money. We're going back to our old cafeteria " Bill looked up from the nickels and dimes in his hand. "What?" he said. "Go back to that cheaD. ordinary place on a night like this? Hardly!" Then he grinned. "I'll tell you what, though," he said slipping her arm in his once more. "There's another one up the street that isn't so bad!" They dined at the cafeteria up the street. Over Iho day's "spe cial" pot roast, cabbage salad, hot rolls and coffee for U5 cents Toby told the whole story: Why she had left Bergman's; how she had gone hunting for a job and met Hiatt and how he had sent her to the Models' League: how she had gone from there to Hiatt's tudio. Hilt was indignant when he heard what had happened at the store. "But someone must have planned thai," he said. "They must have done it deliberately." "i know. But what can I do ibout it?" "You ought to be able to do something. Believe me '' "I can't. Bill. Even if I knew who did it knew for sure I couldn't; forcp them to take me back." "No, I suppose not." She went on, telling him about the Models' League and her talk with Ben Blake. Bill listened, smoking thoughtfully. She explained how all her hopes of becoming a professional model depended on the pictures Hiatt had made that afternoon, and they discussed this, too. ., It was late when they left ' the cafeteria. Toby ruled out Bill's suggestion of a movie and they rode uptown on the subway. Bill's mood of gaiety had returned. It seemed to vanish, however, as they walked the blocks between Toby's rooming house and ihe subway station. A dozen steps from the door he said shortly, "Toby, there's something I want to say to you. I hope you II understand.' these reasons why the federal gov- i . . , . 1, i oucnve enterprise. 3. It can effect large savings for communities through reduction In crime and disease. no!e which affects everybody, and I Including banks and .III companies, have god rMson tr 49- pose public housing programs. If renters are made to- pay -39Ttr rent of their Incomes for rent -it-stead of an average 20 per cent, the pleasant benefits to such groups are obvious. , . The more acute a housing short-' age, the more rent you can get from an old shack or a slum tenement. .... , , , ,. Those groups appear to have been represented In the president's galaxy of housing advisers, Important among the advisers -are treasury heads. Peter Grimm the New York real estate man Allie Freed of New York's .Paramount Taxi firm, and Chairman Jesse Jones of RFC. These and others paraded to Wagner and seem to have got the worthy senator, not to say the president as well, all mixed up. -(Copyright, ml, N1SA Service, Inc.) 6:30, Evening Farm Hour, New Publications, 6,45, . Market and crop reports and Weather forecast. 7:30, music; 7:45 Science liews of the week; 8:00, Music of the Masters: 9:00-9:13, United Press hews. 01 jDelicafe- J7ie flavor la s(s Schilling nKaMa Roux Shampoo Tint Gives Graying Hair a.Iu.stroufii Nutural' "Young all Admire . . . New An Oil $r).50 Permanent -- WALKER'S Barber and Beauty Shop Shoe shining in Connection i 215 Lyon St. . - Phoa S79R QcrcQvoxvs fteyiMasat Anu kati tf,a t$M) the current la. " A growing housing shortage finds the building Industry constructing homes which only 15 per cent of families ran afford About TU per cent of city wage earners have annual Incomes below $1500, with a medium of $950. Practically everyone- agrees that dwellings should be provided for the $800 to $1500 income group. The only attempt at that now being made is through a lew subsidized and experimental-demonstration projects of the Resettlement Administration and the PWA Housing Division, which hope to show what can be done to reach groups between $900 and $1500. v . . . A MY kind of public bousing pro-gram means redistribution of income through diversion ot tax funds to rent subsidies. Public The girl looked up quickly. She said, "Why, of course-" . and wondered why he did not go on. (To Be Continued) Friday, March 20. 5 p. m., On the Campuses; 5:30, Music; 5:45, Vespers Led by Rev. Wm. Sehoeler; 6, Music; 6:15, What Trust Companies Do; 6:30, Farm Hour 6:30 Battle of Bugs, 6:45 Market and crop reports and weather forecast, 7 Agricultural Econ-omices; 7:15 W. P. Duriiz "Grape Pruning"; 7:30, Music; 7;45, The American Legion; 8, Music; 8:15. We Write a Story Alexander Hull; 8:30, Music of the Masters; 9-9:15, United Press News. "i .'" Saturday, March 21 j 8:00 a.m. Story hour;' 0:30 Half Hour in Good Taste, "Spring Fe-' ver" Mary Ellen Turlay, radio chairman for AWS; 10.00, music; 10:15, Guarding Your Health; 10.30, Junior Matinee, McMinn-ville High School; 11:30 The International Scene; 11:45, music; 12:00 Noon Farm Hour: 12:05, news; 12:15 Agricultural Engineering Students; 12:40 Market and Crop reports and weather forecast. 1:00 p,m. music: 1:15. World Book Man; 1:20, music; 1:30 What; .Educators are Doing; 1:45 music; ' 2.00 British Isles Travelogue; , 2:15, music; 2:30 Romance under the Water: 295 music; 3:19 You' and Your Radio; 3:30 music; 3:43 i The Monitor Views the News; 4:00 Musical stories; 4:30 Stories i for boys and girls. I 5:00 on the Campuses; 5:30, music; 6:00 Dinner concert. KOAC Radio Program ; Bill interrupted. "Mr. Hiatt, do "Yes, I understand," Toby told yuu mind if I stay for a while?" him. "Oh, 1 hope they'll be good!" "Well, ordinarily 1 don't like! "So do I," Hiatt said, smiling, strangers uround the studio when f "Well, you two better be on your I'm working. But, this once, I "way and get something to cat. It's guess it's all right." getting late." "Thanks. I'll promise to stay but of your way." Toby and Bill said good night Ilialt and his assistant began then and left the studio. As the moving lights, changing the angle door swung behind them Bill of the camera. Bill moved nearers caught Toby's arm under his own. Ic drivers, chiefly bct-ati ers attempt to maintain speed Ciat are beyond their respectiv maigins of safety. The majority of drivers are within the realm of safety at speeds under 50 miles an hou Few can be, trusted to drive faster than that. The Oregon statutes governing speed on highways are now in state of chaos, dueo conflicting and ambiguous provisions, and so the state and local police somewhat handicapped in regulat ing speeds. The laws should be clarified and a speed limit ostab lished. ft could easily be adapted to present conditions and altered as changed conditions might war rant. Other states have found that speed limits are necessary. Experimentation with unlimited speeds has proven this. Oregon, then, may proceed now to curtail excessively rapid travel without imposing hardship on out of state drivers and shoultf do so for the protec tion of all. District Pythian M Mi ls Held at Leb.aM The monthly district convention oi ino Knights or I'ytinas was held in Lebanon last evening, at tended by delegations from the various lodges of the district. Flvi carloads of members from Albany were present. A large number wero present from Corvallis. A class of 10 hew members re ceived the degree of the rank of page. Three state officials of the order were present. Louis Ben nelt ot Lebanon is vice-state chancellor commander. The next meeting will be held in Albany April 20. Stuart Asks $60,000 Damages of Railroad uamages tola inn shiiih m-e asked by C. A. Stuart, former section, foreman of the Oregon Electric railway, for injuries he alleges ne sunerea April 2, 1934, when a motor car or "speeder" which he was operating on the Oregon Electric railway between Sweet Home and Holley struck a rock on the track and overturned. Stuart names the Oregon El'c trie, its roodmaster and n farmer living near the scene of the accident as defendants. The complaint alleges that the presence ot the rock on the back was due to negligence of the de fendanls. Stuart suffered total dls ability through .'an injury to his back, he claims, 8AYI.OR ESTATE S2.000 A. I. Suylor loll an estate valued at $2,000, including $1500 in real and $500 in personal properly, according to the petition of the widow, Mrs. Katie Saylor, for appointment as administratrix. Her potion was granted by Probate Judge Barrett. STORIES IN iiy I. S. Klein Greek Pte iroilE than 2000 yon. in ago. nil- olmt Greeks used to tlrait their vessels along narrow slips across llio Isthmus t lint connects the mnlnliiml with the Peloponnesus poti lnsulii . It was a tlllllcult, back-breaking tank for the hundreds of bound slave' .tubus Cr.fi-.. tlionuht of digging a rnnnl across this isthmus o( Co-rlnlti. to nmko the passage oiisir-r. nud the Kinpr-ror Nero, in 67 A. 1)., actually liosan operation. But tln illKClnq hardly was begun when Homo's r intci-mt! troubles caused ahnmloiinicut of live project. II was nut until 1 SSI that a French company Anally look up the Job. In I he end. a (li eek company completed It In ls!):t. Cost-Inc. SIS.OOO.OUO, the rotir-inilc canal cuts 200 miles off the trip from the Adriatic to the Aegean seas, vet it cannot be u oil by the Inrce steamers. It Is culy T'l reel broad and 26 feet deep, and stroni; currents render passage ilaiiRerons, The stump shown here, is-sued In 1!I27. shows a Ulp passing sandstone cliffs (hut reach to a lielsht of 170 feet. OREGON'S FAVORITE ( a ella after the stroke of midnight." "You don't look it," he assured her. "And I notice you haven't lost a slipper, either. Ready?" "Yes, I'm ready." Hiatt came up beside them. "You understand about the pictures, don't you. Miss Ryan? I'll send them over to Blake as soon as they're finished. HeMl get in touch with vou after he's seen them " He looked down at her, grinning "So," he s'aid, "my young friend is on the threshold of fame and fortune! Going to be a model. Going to hove your picture on magazine covers and bill boards from Maine lo California. Going to make a lot of money! That calls for a celebration, Toby. A regular bang-up" She stopped him. "Oh, but I'm not, Bill. I mean this was just a sort of try-out. If the pictures are good, maybe I'll have a chance." "The pictures," he told her, "are going lo be knock-ouls. Didn't I see them being made? Yes, Miss Ryan, tonight we celebrate." The elevator halted and they stepued inside. A moment later they were making their way through the lobby to the street. Bill went through the motions of adjusting a monocle. He said, with an exaggerated accent, "Beastly nuisance, but, do you know. 1 neglected to bring the town car this afternoon. Silly whim of mine, walkins " second-class mail. Member Irrilted Preaa ""and NBA News ServM. Establish 1MB. Editors and . Publishers t,, Jackson and R. R. Cronlse. SUBSCRIPTION MATES C DELIVERED BY CARRIER On fear In advance S6.60 Sis aoonths, in advanoa . 8.78 On month in advance 60 BT MAIL Llha, Benton, Marion. Lane and Lincoln ' counties. One sear, tn advance IS.00 J.26 1.26 .60 Its Months, in advanee . Three months. In advance One month; In advance - Br Mail Elsewhere In V. 8. A. One year, In advanee 16.00 Bis months, in advance 2.7S One month, in advanee 60 Per eopr, on trains and newsstands . . .06 . In orderlnrt changes of address auMcrir trs should aWars a-lve oid sa well aa ns" Puhllabed Daily Eicept Sundays The Democrat-Herald Publishing- Co., Inc. n Independent Afternoon Newspaper address. M. C. sfetrsBWm A Co., Nsaesnl Advay- tUAnt Ronreaeneawves, Combatting dksam Appeal of. local health author! ties for co-operation by parents of school pupils in suppression of communicable diseases should meet vith response by those who realize t'hat only through such cooperation can epidemics be prevented. Parental co-operation consists of vigil by parents over the condition of their children, and absenting from school those children who show any suspicious symp toms, such its fever, sore throat, headaches or even those attending a common cold.- Children who are seemingly not very 111 can exposo fellow-pupils to contagious diseases for several days before they themselves give complete evidence of affliction. Disease is most communicable during the first week of its course in . o patient. At present scarlet fever and measles are the most prevalent communicable diseases in y.ibany. Both, particularly the former, are fratight with danger. Thus far it cannot be said that on epidemic ertists, but conditions are such that carelessness could cause a disastrous spread of either these or1 (other contagions. 'White the majority of scarlet feVcr bases here are of a mild nature, their lethal possibilities are evidenced by the fact that at least 'one death has resulted from th'lB disease here within the last few weeks. The mildness of the nilmcftt is deceptive and conducive to'heglect, but It should not be for- gdtten that severity of contagious discuses Increases as the scope of their epidemic increases, and the mere fact that the situation Is not serious Just now is no guarantee that It may not become dangerous later, Bo the thing to do is to check spread of the disease before it gets out' of hand. According to the state board of .health, scarlet fever has been increasing since 1932, indicating that the- disease can return to the severe type. While seven deaths occurred and 830 cases of scarlet fevtr were reported in 1932, the total number of cases in 1935 was 1,919, resulting In 14 deaths. Children are mole likely to transmit the disease than adults. Accordingly all children known to have been exposed to the disease sholild be quarantined or isolated for seven days, both for their own good and that of others. The Dick test usually reveals Hie degree of immunity which an individual may possess, and if employed will help to determine Just hdw much care onu should take in avoiding the disease. Use scarlet fever antitoxin is of value in preventing spread of the disease and in 'ameliorating its severity and the gravity of its after effects. Prompt calling of a physician or health authority when a child becomes ill in any way is advisable ut such times as this, when epidemics threaten. Such a step may not only save the life of your own child but that of others. AN EXPERT'S AftVICE jComlng from Barney Oldfield. tl)e suggestion that Oregon fix its maximum automobile speed limit at 60 miles an hour is advice worth considering. tn an ihtervlew at Portland yesterday Oldfield, and he ought to know, says that 60 miles an hour is ' the Absolute maximum compatible With safety, and only a few drivers are mentally and physically capable of driving safely even at that speed, and theh only under Ideal highway conditions. Oldfield's slutomenl Is borne out not only by experience, but also by science, which has doler-rrilned that the average driver cannot control his car at excessive speeds. A racing car out of control is a dangerous wing. r t-uritu tiw. nvA7n ..Vr ...I kavi.)jii ui a: 1 1 1 1 in cident which artlue to road conditions, such as those between Tangent and Halscy, practically Hi) arc traceable directly or indi- BY LAURA LOU BROOKMAN iiMilN hkrk today Tony IIY an, hi, works lmhinil tin- jewelry counter tit a lnrno Manhattan dt-- j parlmcnt store, sine lioscn for a fihutntrraph to be tisetl in a store nilverllfH-mi-nt anil MAKTY IIIAIT, the pliotuKraplier, tills her Bhc has a "cai.ieru rare." Toby Koi-a to ilinno rwlth 1111,1, UltANDT ho works in un aitvertislnir aKency. A few tlays lnti-r Toby loht-H her joh. Ine to the schemintr of jealous MA II 111 NM 1IALI,. also employeU In the jewk-ry de partment. Toby's efforts to find another job are uitless. Then she meets Marty Hlatt Knin. He sends her to 11 KN IJLAKI. mnn- Ker of t, model nKvnry. Illake tells her must have pholOLtranhs and arrnntceH ith Hlatt to tHkn the piclui-es. Toby kocs to Jiintls studio. Stamtinir heforo the enmern. she seen a vounir mini atrhinu from the doorway. NOW CO ON WITH THE STORY CHAPTER IX Bill Brandt halted In the door-uy, grinning at Toby. Ho did lot speak, but one hand went up i a quick, gay salute. Toby smil- trnck. And all at once she for got the beat and lights and her panic for a moment before. Toby herself again, smiling and confident. Hiatt's gaze followed Toby's to the door. He said, rather testily. Well?" , Hill came forward. "Are vou Mr. Hiatt?" he asked. "I'm from Amberson & Ulane's office. Brandt's my mime. Charlie Leslie asked me to bring this over to ou." He held out an envelope. Hiatt took the envelope, drew out some folded sheets and glanced t them quickly. Then slid them back into the envelope and droo ped it on a chair. "All right," he :ud. "Thanks." He looked at Hill moment. Then he said. "You and my model seem to know each other." Hill Smiled, "We're old friends." "Oh, is that so?" Hiatt's. tone was neither friendly nor unfriendly. Ho looked at Toby. She was still smiling. She said. Bill 1 couldn't believe it was ou for a moment. I was never more surprised in my life!" "1 was surprised, too." Hill told her. What's this all about nnvhow? bat are you doing here?" loby had turned slightly from the platform she looked down at Bill, her eyes shining ami pacer. The lights played on her hair, transforming it into a Wistenine alo. The pose she bad taken un consciously was easy and graceful. Bill said. "Gosh. Toby, vou look like a million dollars " There was a sudden "click" and both Toby and Hill turned. "Oh!" ouy exclaimed, "did you take the icture'.'" 'One of them." Hiatt told h.4Q uiun i Know l was going to, did ou?" He smiled, .olcased with himself. "That's nil riuht Like to ; 1 A my cigarette...Ilemy . 1 to Toby. "Say," ho said, "I want to know all about this. Are you working for Hiatt? Going to- be a model ?" She nodded. "I'm working for him," she said, "but it's a long story. I'll tell you all about it when I'm through." The photographer swung around "Don't move," he told the girl. "1 want you to stand there, just as you are, Going to see if I can't get a little more light on your hair " After that it was easy. Toby took the poses Hiatt directed. Sometimes she knew when he was about to "shoot" and sometimes she didn't. She and Bill and the photographer dropped into easy conversation. The studio had become n friendly place; the camera no longer frightened her; the stiffness and self-consciousness wore gone. Bill made a telephone call and came back to slump in a chair and watch. When Toby disappeared to get into another dress she came back tn find Hill and Marty Hiatt deep in a discussion of the merits of two hockey teams. She waited all of five minutes before Hiatt seemed It) notice her. But, onoo he vus ut the camera, he worked tirelessly. Toby was amazed at the painstaking care given to even the simplest poses. It was all new and interesting lo the girl. She followed Hiatt's instructions. Once when he asked if she were tired she denied it, thought her arms and shoulders ached and her feet wore weary from standing. At last Hiatt stepped back. "Thai's enough," he said. "I think, from all these shots we'll got something that will do." ' "You mean we're through?" Hiatt nodded. "Through for today." Toby got down from the platform and went to the tail windows. Outsit the sky was dark and lights gleamed in the neighboring buildings the lights ' that make New York on a winter night a sparkling, breathless fairyland. She hurried off to the (pressing room then, and came back in her last year's dress and coat and the gay little green hat. Toby said to Hill, waiting. "I feel like Cinder- Your , PORTLAND Headqunrters Rates from $1.25 up Garage 90 PROOFS o Make The NortoniaH otel Letjur cigarette remind you of the whisky to buy. For its satisfying mildness is matched by Cobbs Creek ! So smooth you can sip it. 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