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Entered as tecond class matter, Oct. 4. 1895, at postofficb at Tipton, Ind., under the act ot March 5, 1879. VOLUME XL, XO. 213. UPTON, INDIANA, SATURDAY EVENING, JUNE 8, 198S. Couple Advised to Cut Out Foolishness and Prepare a Home. OTHER NEWS OF COURT Revival of Big Judgment Is Asked in Suit Filed'by Emmett T, Harper. Saturday tho ovicl-'iicp in- a divorce proceeding most out of the ordinary was heard liy Jud:;.' Itussell. who at the conclusion, denied a divorce to NMna (Zitting- eri Warner who was asking a legal separation from John Walter Warner. "The court will not Kram a divorce in this case." sai'1 Judge Russell, "and my advice to you young people is to stop this foolishness, got a home by your- -i-lvi-s and liv.- happily, as I am .sure you ran." Mrs. Wani'-r. who i^ but 19 years of ase. could relate.-no circumstance diirins the short two months tbey have been married which would entitle her to a divorce and the husband who had lil'-d a cross complaint, could bring no -charge against the 'wife, entitling him to the decree. Both are -Klhrrable young people- of Madison township and Mrs. Warner graduated from the Tipton high .school with the class of !'.>:',',. Saturday an action was filed in court by Emmett T. Harper, through his attorneys Culver & 1'ic-kering in which he is asking a revival of a judgment rendered in thti Uoone circuit court in July, 1925Mor SS.500 against Calvin Stout and others. Tho complaint asks tiiat a judgment for the amount be rendered by the Tipton .circuit court the judgment having been transcripted to this court in August 1925. • In the action filed by Kthel II. C.raham against Opha Graham and others, a motion for a change of vnue from the county was filed by the defendants, stating an odium attached to them and also to" their cause of action in this county -which would prevent them having an impartial trial of their cause in the Tipton circuit court. Saturday Judge Russell made a ruling in the action brought by 'the McGonical Automobile Agency against James L. Carter. He found for the defendant and tax- Ing the costs of the proceeding to the automobile concern. The court stated the automobile .purchased by Carter, bad according to the evidence been covered by a warranty and that the defendant had a right to rely on it. He stated under the evidence in the case, he was of the opinion'the defendant had paid all that the automobile was worth. At the request of the attorneys for the Union Central Life Insurance Company the action against Anderson Collier and others was set for trial July 6. A report and schedule of tho personal property of the late John F. Staats for the purpose of -.fixing the inheritance taxes if any was filed in court 'and will be heard July 1st. The total estate Is reported as 14,051.33. In the divorce proceedings of Lilly Blanche Harper against Raymond Harper, Judge Russell after hearing'the evidence, granted the wife a divorce and restored her maiden name of Lilly Blanche Hlnkle. MM. Hlnkle Is an ' Instructor in "the state school at *** 1? a da 1*> te ? of om- Terror Silences Emigre Set Free by German Authorities Prague, Czechoslovakia, June S.—Josef Lampersberger, the German fugitive who was kid- naped from Czechoslovagia by German political and uniformed police and was released a week ago, has declined to reveal what happened to him in Germany. The newspaper Vever, publishing an interview with him titled, "The Man Who Returned From the Dead," says Herr Lampersberger would not do more than express gratitude to the Chechoslovakian foreign office and the world press for the efforts <iu his behalf and his "indescribable relief" over having got out of Germany alive. He snid he had promised not tp reveal his experiences. BE SOLD HERE? Tipton Pastor Offers Arguments Against Sale by the Drink. : BEFORE CITY COUNCIL Sale of whisky by the drink in Tipton is a live issue as it is understood a petition will be presented to the city council next Wednesday asking the council to pass an ordinance that would permit licenses for sale by the drink to be issued by the state. The state law provides that in cities of under 5,000 population, the city council must pass an ordinance permitting sale of whisky by the drink before the state liquor commission can issue such licenses. If the city council does not act, such licenses can not be issued. Several weeks ago a petition was presented to the city council asking that the liquor ordinance not be passed. This petition was sponsored by several of the Tipton churches. The wets have prepared several petitions and these are being signed but just how numerous are the signers, is not known. In anticipation of an effort to be made by the wets to secure the liquor ordinance, Rev. John Ward Rose, pastor of the Kemp Methodist church, is leading a fight against the movement. Following he sets out arguments against the ordinance: Should whisky be sold by the drink? Let it first of all be remembered that Tipton county has for a number, of years registered its opinion as opposed to strong drink. The church membership recently voiced the same dry opin-. ion in a petition to the city council when they declared: "We are opposed to the sale of hard liquor in Tipton." Regardless of what action is taken by the city council, some drug stores will still sell' whisky by the package in our city.'Why Continued on Paee 2. FEDERAL TAX Emergency Unemployment Tax on Trades and Industry Suggested. PLAN BEING STUDIED Tax Would Be Based on the Number of Employes in Normal Period. Washington, June 8. — The taxing power of the government would he used to preserve purposes of the NRA under a plan studied today in administration circles. New deal lawyers have been developing the idea since the supreme court struck down the code structure two weeks ago. It is an outgrowth of modern theories of legislation put forward by liberal legal students. The plan proposes a bill to place an emergency unemployment tax on all t,rades and industries. The tax would be based on he ratio of employes on an employer's payroll to the number employed by him on a given date regarded as "normal." The theory back of the plan Is hat the government is forced to make unusual expenditures for .he relief of the unemployed and ;hat their former employers should help bear the burden. In his respect it resembles retroac- ive unemployment insurance while not subject to some of the objections which might be raised against such an act. Recent comment on decisions of the supreme court note that here has been little done toward imiting the federal power to tax and still less on the power to spend money. Federal expendi- ures were questioned early in the history of the country on the theory they would form the basis for an invasion of state power. The constitution gives the government the power to lay and collect taxes and to provide for the general welfare. The language m which" this was done has confused scholars, but as far as the court is concerned there has been little question of the power to tax. The supreme court frequently has held that the power to tax gives the power to control and. regulate as well as "the power to destroy." This latter phrase was revived only recently when the court upheld a state tax on oleo- margerlne so prohibitive as to drive dealers in the product out of the state. The purpose of the tax was to help dairy" farmers. As long as the tax is imposed for the purpose of raising money, the court has made no limitation on the congressional power. " It has, however, placed some limitation on the taxing power when it Is used for other purposes. Continued on Page 2. Mates in the Same Boat When John Barrymore met his brother-in-law, Arturo Delbarrio, in a fashionable Havana nightclub, they promptly went into a huddle, as shown. Barrymore, husband of Dolores Costello, was recently notified his wife wishes a divorce. Delbarrio, husband of Dolores's sister, Helene. is also being unhitched. Mrs. Lilliam H. Gist, 80 Years of Age, and a Great-Grandmother, Graduates Claremont, Calif., June 8.—-It was graduation day 'for Mrs. I>11> lian H. Gist, 80, and the sprightly great-grandmother was as flustered as Claremont college's .youngest co-ed today over getting her Master of Art's degree. -- Mr*.- Oistj by her own request, was "Just another" of the candidates who donned caps and gown* for the ceremony In Brldg-j es Hall. There were to be orator-* ial, flonrtiheB by President Jamef A. BlaUell, which Qreat-Qranteia -^ - three of them have masters' de-. grees," Mrs. Gist attended six seminars In history of philosophy, Greek archeology, Roman history and literature, and Latin without missing a day, and topped it off by typing her own 28,000 word tb«Bto. |r Here for the i ceremony were three of her eight living children, the Rev. Nathan Gist, minister anij newspaper editor of Leomtnster, Hast,; Dr. Arthur OUt, president btff G.O;P. DELEGATES SKf- TREK TO Vanguard From the Prairie!Wreckers Tumble Famous Stages Gather in Springfield for Convention. •AFTER" ROOSEVELT Springfield, 111., June 8.—The cry of "Save the Constitution" rumbled about the historic Lincoln shrine today as delegate.-? from the prairie states poured into tjbwn for the Republican "grass roots" convention. Strong sentiment was expressed by early arrivals toward "pinning full responsibility of broken Democratic promises squarely on the shoulders of President Roosevelt," Harris G. Spangler, of Iowa, chairman of the committee on arrangements, said. The gavel will fall on the conference Monday. The slogan,'"Save the Constitution," which is being plasten=.-l on billboards and on placards all over town, was the suggestion of E. F. Hahnenstein of Aurora, 111., in a letter to Justus Johnson, Republicaji state chairman who first conceived the idea of the grass roots roundup. Johnsori~said the battle cry was inspired by words of Abraham Lincoln in 1861. "After his arrival in Washington in; 1861," Johnson said, "Lincoln had a talk with delegates to a conference. He said 'If I shall ever come to the great office of president of the Untied States, I shall swear that I will faithfully execute the office and that I will, to the best of my ability, preserve, protect and defend the constitution. The grass shall nut grow on the streets of our commercial cities.' "' As the'vanguard of 20,000 ar- West Tower of "Ride" in World's Fair. rived. was reserved. Large parties indicated cities forth all available hotel space they would stay in adjacent and commute back and to Springfield. The conference: Monday will open with a brief Introduction by Spangler. The first session will conciii de in time | for ceremonies at Lincoln's tomb at Oak Ridge cemet sry, where Arthur M. Hyde, secretary, of agriculture in Hoover's speak ijinet, -will be the principal! f- ! Jonday night's session the! nt chairman, John D. M. on pt Kansas City, will de-| a; Indictment of the nei .resolutli i*-* 1 TWQ DYNAMITE SHOTS | (By United Press). Chicago, June S.— The west tower' of the Century of Progress sky-ride, an 1,800-toff skeleton'of steel and concrete, crashed to the ground at dawn today. Chunks of concrete as big as pianos hurtled through the air and bounded across the lakefront sands; of the abandoned world's .fair site. The roar of a tunderclap rumbled across the nearby loop. Higher than the Washington monument and claimed as the tallest structure west of the Atlantic seaboard, the 628-foot tower was bowled over hy two mighty dynamite ! blasts. Wrecking crews worked throughout the night, under the sputtering flare of acetylene torches, loosening its ground supports. Two inch cables of braided steel lashed about with the whine of artillery shells after snapping under; wrenching of the blast. A few moments later the top of the towerj falling at 100 feet a second, struck the ground. A hail of rivets, twisted lengths of girder and battered steel plat- Ing spattered over the quarter- mile danger zone, guarded by squads ot police. Chibagoans, speculating for months over the best manner of tearing down the $1,200,000 towers, had no warning of the wrecking operations. i Century of Progress officials decided on a "private show" for safetyis sake, fearing spectators might[ break through police lines and ojverrun the 1,500 foot danger zone. i ; Tb^ first blast, echoing over the lake, ripped lose the guy : wires. The green tower shuddered. After thb next charge the j tower swaye'd to the east 'and j began fallini; slowly, cutting art un- broke arc. Sixty feet out from its natural position It was caught by the pull of gravity jand thei lower elevator shaft of plate steel broke away, i '- ; ;• Italy's Dictator Says He Will Settle Abyssinian Affair Alone. Eight Mile Walk Is Built Inside of Mammoth Cave Mammoth Cave, Ky., June 8. -—An eight-mile subterranean walk beneath two Kentucky counties, requiring about eight hours to traverse, awaits summer visitors in Mammoth Cave national park. ( The hazards placed by nature though countless centuries in Mammoth Cave have been banished by CCC crews, 80 to 100 youths having worked, within its caverns for two years to make it comfortably available the nation's tourists. Eight hundred more from the civilian corps have been busy above ground in the 33,- 000-acro national park, building- 53 miles of wide gravel roadway, planting 750,000 trees and removing eyesores. NEEDS NO ASSISTANCE .Fiery Italian Declares .Country Will Not Be Stopped by Outsiders. Cagliari, Sardinia, June S.'•-- — Benito Mussolini plainly told Great Britain today that Italy s course in Abyssinia is for- Italy alone to decide, and that he would not be stopped. Addressing troops of the Sa- bauda division, to review whom SllddetL Death of Andrew 0. he piloted a three-motored seaplane 280 miles across the Tyr- rhenian sea from Rome, he said of England: "We will imitate to the letter those who presume to be • our school masters. They have shown- that when it was necessary to create or defend an empire, they did not take into consideration at all the opinions of the world." Italy, he said, had firmly decided to accept no coercion in its dealings with Abyssinia. Only yesterday, in the British house of commons, speakers of all three main parties .denounced Italy's course in its dispute with Abyssinia. The men whom Mussolini addressed today are about to sail for East Africa, to wait during the equatorial rainy season his orders as to war. for BEING DELAYED. THIS COUNTY George Was Shock to Family, Friends. SERVICES ARE MONDAY England Leaxis Process f With Short! Nojte; ] QJihjI ers Will! Follow. The sudden death early Saturday morning ; of Andrew O. George, known to all his friends as Ot George, which occurred at his home on Mill street, was a great .shock to his family and friends. Mr. George was found dead seated in a rocking chair in his .home, about 6:00 o'clock Saturday morning. The discovery was made by his wife, when she arose and spoke to him and receiving no response made the startling discovery. Coroner H. V. Morris, who was called in the case, pronounced death due to heart trouble as the deceased had been subject to attacks, but recently was feelins much better. Friday he walked Indianapolis, June S.—Promul-.'down town three times from his gation of the acts of the 1935 [home, which is at 726 Mill street FINLAND IS EXCEPTION Millions and .Millions Dije Uncle Sam, But Europe Is.Not Worried, i (By United Press). Washington, June |8.—Govert}- ments may rise and governments; may fall in Europe, as they ha: r e ~% been doing over : there recently, 3 but the debt defaults go on in tlie same serene way, ; If not forever. This fact was ' borne - forcibly **| upon the United States today wfllh, receipt from the i British govern- « ment of a brief not formally jau- nouncing its intention to default -J the June 15 installment of |a§*J debt to the United Staiei, 'j amounting to $85,670,765.05. ! Administration officials weue fully reconciled to; the fact that, this undoubtedly -wfasithe first'c a series-of such. I notes from the other debtor governments, excel t Finland, announcing.another eral default. > The chorus ofi the- debtors-' semi-annual songj "We owe yoi, '" Promulgation of Xew Lnws Hold l'l> by Nine County Clerks. by [ legislature is being held up nine county clerks. Returns signifying receipt of copies of the acts have been rc- i turned by clerks of all but Hancock, Boone, 'Hendricks, Johnson, Marion, Pike, Putnam, Rush and Shelby counties. Wh [direct out* The lihree Aping cables lashed i In all ona. One struck the south rampirt of poldlerj Field, biting targe, chunk ot concrete, tower .top, iatfding [within, by en- an Mphalt "-'-' Back Homo. Mr. and Mrs. Frank Bunch returned early Saturday morning to their home in Tetersburg, after spending the past week in Newelton, La., visiting with Mr. and Mrs. John Tudor. They were accompanied by Mr. Bunch's mother, Mrs. Dora Bunch, who is a sister of Mrs. Tudor. . On their way home they left Mrs. Bunch at Sanborn, where she makes her home with a daughter, Mrs. Edna Singer. Not Much Chang?. Mort Losey is reported to be the same after being -confined t-j his bed for the past few days suffering with severe attacks of lumbago. He has been suffering,much pain, and has been quite ill; and did not complain of any ill effects. Saturday morning he arose about 5:00 o'clock, drcssp.l and had lighted his pipe and seated himself in the rocking chair where he suffered the attack which caused death. His unlit pipe was found on the floor beside the chair, the tobacco being partly burned out. The body which was taken to the Leatherman funeral home for preparation, was returned to the home Saturday noon to lie. in state until the hour of services and friends are Invited to -catl. The funeral will be held at the Liberty Baptist church, Monday afternoon at 2:00 o'clock with Rev. Franklin Arthur, former pastor in charge and burial will be in the Liberty cemetery. The deceased was born in Prairie township 57 years ago, bein? a son of Mr. and Mrs. Edward George .and spent all of his lifo on a'farm. For the past several years he resided on the Mary E.. Meyers farm near Jackson, moving to Tipton- in April. February 26, 1899, the deceased was united in marriage 'to Contlniipft on PHKP 2. but you know us," will cost the United States treasury) J180;T3*j- ^ 248.65 this June |l5. I Finland expected to pay her installment $165,453. just as she has every installment! promptly in full. ;" ; . The June 15 installments from the other powers" follow France, 564,367,137.63; Belglo $;7,409,453.88'; Poland, 039.71; Italy, $15,141,593.38; fjLn mania, $1,448,750.08; ICzechosla <j vakia, $1,682,812.78; Jugoslavia §325.000; Esthonia,, $322,850.29 Latvia, $134,883.26; iLithnanig 9164.351.73; and JHunfeary. 410.66. ;. j Tc these sums must be addec the totals of past installment! which are now in i default. Eajct debtor government' was billed the state department on Jnn ( for the total amount due, but amount in default ,wai carefu separated in the due {bills- the June 15 installment. In case of Great Britain,! the sum due has now reached \ 132,511.79. of which-$$379-.;ii 746.74 is in default. Only one improvement wag! be noted in the British! debt 1J " J As the'debt totals increase; i ficial correspondence :on« their non-payment ishriiks British note may be use I as,at! note, which .administrate: tials regard it as. " The J ambassador, Sir Roualil required less than oie-ttfU many words this year to say! •Britain would not Ipuy Ml Ized in saying t hep same; yea? ago. ||| Robbery Sutipect Killed Himself After Posse Had Cornered Him in Farm Home "'- French Wok, June jlf. r — Love, 28, committed | suicide in a ; farm house south of here tpday after exchanging shots with a- posse which, attempted to arrest him as a.robbery suspect. Lore was found- dead when officers -rushedfthe hottse In himself. self in the house last night when Sheriff; Frank E. Farlow atfemptj ed i to I arrest him in / connection With recent'robberies In the vicinity. Sergt. A. 0. Davidson, Paoll, and Patrolmen Hubert Day. •Washington, 1 and George 1 1." Stein* el.l Bidknell, Joined the she This year he merely Secretary ,ot State !& fresh his : memory |by British note of June' -4, to consider the iittiatir isting still stands, was, and is..that has suspended fni until there is a ment for drastic slon of the debt totjejls,^ iThis not was - rj *- i:> British amha a t few hours I in had'takto prime -minis

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