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THE DAILY MESSENGER, CANANDAIGUA, N. lY, SATURDAY, JULY 22, i»3». fl»e Daily Messenger Publluhed evtry afternoon except Sunday. Messenger Bid*., by Canar,- dtifua Messenger, Inc., Leon J. McCarthy, president, treasurer and editor; O. L. Croloot, vice pretl- dcnt and office manager; Howmrd 0. MacDuff, advertising manager; Jlubert P. Nelke, circulation mana- (Entered at the Post Office, Canandaigua, N. Y., as second class matter.) Phone Business Office 897 News Room 898 SUBSCRIPTION RATES By The Carrier In City Delivered at your door, 18 cents per week; single copy, 3 cents. By Mall (Outside of Canandaigua) 1 mo. 3 mo. 6 mo. year In Ontario and Yates Counties .. 600 $1.50 $2.00 $4.00 Outside Ontario and Yates Counties .. 70tf $1.85 $3.00 $6.00 Please watch the date of expiration printed on the label and avoid 1 interruption of delivery by sending in advance renewal. National Advertising Representatives: Prudden, King Prudden, Inc., New York, Chicago, San Francisco, Denver and Rochester. Member of Associated Pn*s K"he Associated Press is exclusively titled to the use for republication _,*all news dispatches credited in r this paper and also the local news It published herein. All rights are re- l; served. JtlBLE THOUGHT FOR TODAY: ORAL PROFESSIONS HAVE NO WEIGHT -- Not every one that saith unto me, Lord, Lord, shall enter into the kingdom of heaven; but he that doeth the will of my father which is In heaven.-Matt. 731. CULTURAL PROGRAMS Officials of the Federal Communications Commission, issuing a ruling under which the Commission will examine radio broadcasts to make the sending stations responsible for possible effects in foreign countries or their programs open up a new and interesting phase of radio telephony. The Federal Communications Commission, under the free speech clause of constitutional law, has no right or authority to curb any broadcast, unless there should come a subsequent court ruling thereon, but the Commission has a hammerlock hold on radio station owners because the Commission can by law, fix the power, and withhold or cancel the license of any offending station. This may not always be so, for there will be test cases sooner or later, and just now, the Commission appears to be in the *3addle on determining whether this or that program meets both American and European standards. Radio has become an effective instrument of propaganda abroad. In Germany and Italy, radio stations outlayed by dictator-led governments, broadcast the inside news Innocent Bystander I PROGRAMS (Time Is Eastern Standard) NEW YORK (#)--America's railroads, their development and progress, arc to be depicted in a special hour's broadcast on WJZ-NBC next Friday night. Called "Romance of the Railroads." the dramatized program will start with 1828 and follow rail transportation to date, closing with pickups from a modern terminal and from the latest modern train starting its maiden run from Chicago. Erin O'Brien Moore of the movies and radio, seriously burned last January when an accidentally thrown match ignited her dress, has recovered sufficiently to make/her first public appearance since then in the Rudy Vallee hour of WEAF- NBC next Thursday night: Washington Daybook By Preilon (/rover- ter months of committee considera- i tion and nearly a week of debate, By Senator Burton K. Wheeler Democrat, Montana (Pinch-Hitting for Preston Grover,' ll j e ^nate by the vote of 70-6 pass- ° ' i f\A tlin l o m e - l o tirti-i Tf it~ ' »vr*s«?o«t t\T on Vacation) WASHINGTON -- No Congressional act will solve the railroad, problem. The railroads need what i transportation on a basis of equal- every industry needs - more busi- j l t v .m regulation. It would charge ness. Nothing will create a greater!» smgle agency with the duty to volume of traffic for the railroads i regulate all carriers, and proper except greater economic activity. that government-controlled and censored newspapers cannot and do not publish. German stations make special broadcasts in English to attempt to influence the Bntis public mind, and British stations broadcast the side of democratic governments, hoping that Germans and Italians in large numbers will be listening in. Government leaders abroad now hasten to government radio stations literally to air their opinions and grievances, and .radio is playing an important part in some phases of public issues ana public discussions. How much U. S. shortwave stations could exert influence abroad remains to be seen, and how much attention American radio set owners would pay to foreign programs is also a question. Those who have tuned in on static-ridden short wave programs from abroad usually) find the results far inferior to pro* grams available at a turn of a knob | to almost any station at home, and j if there is anything more dreary i than an official German or British j explanation of new international complications, it is difficult to conjure such a substitute. Most U. S. listeners, given the Better prices for the farmer, jobs for the 10,000,000 unemployed and a restoration of purchasing power for the masses will do more for industry and the railroads than all the legislation in the world. The whole economy of the U. Sis sensitive tc the financial stability of the railroads. The American public has invested billions of dollars in railroad securities. Hundreds of thousands of psrsons are ed the legislation. It is presently being considered by the House committee. This bill would place all forms of administration of the bill would in- MODERN ETIQUETTE By ROBERTA LEE jure the public with a sound system of co-ordinated transportation. s * i He'd Reduce Debt The railroads have endorsed the legislation, the motor carriers have agreed ta it and the common carriers by water who are not the beneficiaries of Maritime commission loans or are industrially owned have urged its enactment. This legislation would not de»- Q.--When at the table and one has a violent attack of coughing, what is the best thing to do? A.--Ask to be excused and leave the room until the seizure is relieved. Q-- Who takes charge of the wedding fee for the clergyman? A.--The bridegroom places it in an envelope and gives it to the best man, who hands it to the clergyman after the wedding. Q.--Shouldn't a golfer stand quietly while his opponent or his partner is driving? A.--Yes; he should not talk nor move around. READ and REMEMBER By W. L. GORDON directly dependent upon the rail- j troy any carrier. It would protect j Comanche. the horses of Captain roads for employment. When rail- i all forms of transportation, road purchases of supplies drop] The railroads are a mass pro- from an annual average of nearly i duction industry. Tc succeed they fourteen hundred million to six m u?t have mass consumption. The hundred million dollars, great in- way to get mass consumption of dustries are paralyzed. j railroad service is to reduce rates As a factor in national defense. ] tc a point where people can afford railroads are irreplaceable. They are vital as a means of transportation for the farmer, the producer and the public. When the Interstate ^Commerce Commission was created in 1887, it regulated the railroads which then and for years later had a virtual field But today other forms of to travel and afford tc send products of the farm to the cities. Another bill, of which Senator Truman of Missouri and I are authors and which provides for ex- pediated railroad financial reorganizations, has passed the Senate_. More debt is no solution for the" problem of debt-ridden railroads. Myles Keogh, Seventh cavalry, was the only animate part of General Ouster's ccmmand that survived the famous Battle of the Little Horn, in 1876. The islands comprising New Zealand, stretch through the ocean for a distance of more than a thousand miles, and have a total area more than that of Great Britain. The six best conductors of electricity are pure silver, pure copper, pure gold, pure zinc, Swedish iron, and tin. On the Saturday night list: WEAF-NBC--NEW YORK 6:00--Dance Music 7:00--Dick Tracy 8:00--Vox Pop 8:30--Arch Oboler play, "Ugliest Man In the World" 9:00--Benny Goodman Swing 11:30--Cheyenne Frontier Days Celebration WABC-CBS--NEW YORK 6:00--Americans At Work 6:30--Baptist World Alliance 7:30-^-Prof. Quiz 8:00--Hit Parade 9:15--The West Remembers WJZ-NBC--NEW YORK 6:00--Message of Israel 7:30--Brent House Serial 8:00--Barn Dance 9:00--Les Brown's Program 10:00--Dance Music MBS-Chain 8:00--Hollywood Gold Cup Race 10:30--Washington State Golden Jubilee Personal Health Service By WILLIAM BRADY, It D. Mined letter* pertaining to pertonal health tnd hygiene, not to disease diagnosis or treatment, will be answered by Dr. Brady U » ·tamped, self-addressed envelope Ii enclosed. Letters should be brief and written in ink. Owing to the lane number of letters received, only a few can be answered here. No reply can be made to queries not conforming to instructions. Address Dr. William Brady, In care of this newspaper. Name your city on your return envelope. Don't say "Cttf." THEY WHO NEED V 1TAMIN B-COMPLEX Texas last vear furnished more transportation flourish -- they hav? ; They should reorganize their finan-' than 36 per cent of all natural gas been fostered as a means of reduc- cial -structures upon a sound basis, produced and marketed in the tF. S. ing freight rates. alternative of listening to Charles McCarthy. Adolf Hitler or Chamberlain will select the dummy and let it go at that. rt COMPULSORY VOTING? The right, to vote has generally bccu regarded as a privilege, hard- won lor the rank and file of citizens in most democratic countries. But there is another aspect of the question-- the duty to vote. There arc many citizens who value the privilege so little that they do not exercise it. In some recent by-cleclJonr in England only about a third of thr persons on Ihc register went to UM polling booths. Sir Frank Sanderson is a Oon- scrvali vc Member of Parliament wht mould put an end to such dllatori- IICK, He proposes to introduce a bill into the House of Common* which would make voting compulsory, thow who neglect the ballot being liable to « fine. The fact that Conservatives Jiavc recently been more backward than Socialists in recording Hhcir voles is neither here nor Jhcr: --Sir Fran* stands on the fwnda- mental duty of every cUieen, whal- c*« his politics. Many Liberals and Socialists *ould "support, ibis vie*. It may toe thai those who »re loo in- ciifleratt M vole do not deserve to hare *n influence 3n etecMons. BU1 i fey the same argument ifcose who jnerely ««t 10 the polls because Issued there by «* election agsut* are no more worthy. The theory o Kinocratk: representation is that It I expresses the will of a majority of |jflhe community, wdfhl being alven ' through the vote to every opinion Tlie batonc* may tor lhro*n cnn iJ iflrtje numbers of electors abstrit themselves. Every democrat mil a- Hc'd Not Subsidize ! The railroads are now subject to · vigorous competition from motor vehicles and water carriers. Congress has appropriated millions of i dollars for fine highways. I have always supported such measures. Likewise Congress has aided water I carriers with huge appropriations ' for the purpose of dredging harbors, j canalizing rivers and otherwise en- ) couraging water transportation. j Though it has bean suggested and 1 urged by many that the railroads be subsidized with funds from t h c j Federal treasury, the Congress has.j and wisely in my judgment, withheld further subsidies from the! the railroads. The railroads arc en- 1 titled to no special privileges: like- | wise they should not be made to | suffer any discrimination. And when j the railroads arc subjected to strict regulation and their compcUtoi-, are not, there is a discrimination j At the request of President Roosevelt I introduced leg isMion | based on the twoomnnendatlons of] the President's Committee of Six i Ring Around The Rosy Bj BARONESS PIANTOM and hw o! Three. Af- grcc that the good cilizcn is f ing a d«Jy if he aicgtecis to But it is far better to rouse to a sense of their obligations-- J-n teach them wlwl the JSKHCS arc. .aw 1 why they ought Jo vote-- than to drive then-, to the polls- thucats. In political crises feeling is aroused, the poll always mownts to a high figure. When MJtlf appears 10 be at .talvp. 11 fstt*. But fine* wlwlMvr Ihf issue HV fljffemjce lies toelween the topst:-; and Uif worse, tfce patriotic cMiaem ctnnol let his case go by default Ii government in democratic countries is tiol better than it is. that i? not only the fault of the leaders-- it is Use fault of tine whole community. which, if it is itetn enoush md Jwrd fnougli, can grt flily of fOTemment it wants. ^Christian Scieixre Monitor; 1014 PATTERN NO. 1*14 Jm? either an old piece of furniture she wishes to "dress- Mp" or a nfw pwwe she wishes to "show ap." This rcse-wreathed, lacy buffet set will serve both purposes beautifully. Use the pieces as a set or separately as doilies under lamps, vases and what you will. The pattern envelope contains complete. easy-to-«nderst*nd. illustrated directions, with block and space diagrams to aid you; also what creche' book and what material and how much you will need. To obtain thi* pattern, send for No. 1014 and enclose 10 cents in yiarops OT coin ccrtn preferrrfli to cover service and postage. Address The Daily Messenger, Needlework Department, Phoenix Street, Can- Ne«r York. Sunday brings: WEAF-NBC--NEW YORK 1:30--Chicago Roundtable, "Oul of School; Out of Jobs" 2:00--Chautauqua Symphony 3:00--John Gunther from Geneva 4:00--Hall of Pun 5:30--Grouch Club 6:39--Bandwagon 7:00--Charlie McCarthy Hour 9:00--National Symphony WABC-CBS--NEW YORK 2:00--Howard Barlow Symphony 3:00--Musical Fun Quiz ,4:00--Comment from Overseas 5:00--Gay Nineties Variety 7:00--Adventures of Ellery Queen 8:00--Summer Music Hour 9:00--Let's Go The Fair WJZ-NBC--NEW YORK 1:00--National H. S. Orchestra 4:45--Ray Perkins Letters 5:30--Western Open Golf finals 7:00--Summy Symphony 8:00--Hollywood Playhouse 9:30--Cheerio 10:30--Dance Music Monday expectations: WEAF-NBC--NEW YORK 12:15--Let's Talk; It Over -2:15--Ma Perkins---- - ··· 4:15--Song Sweete CBS-Chain 2:00--Music Camp 4:00--Exploring Music 5:45--Judith Aden's Songs WJZ-NBC--NEW YORK 11:30--Farm and Home Hour 1:00--Adventures in Reading 3:00-^Club Matinee Some Monday short waves: OLR4A Prague 6:55 Musical Program; TPA4 Paris 8:30 Symphonic Concert; GSI GSD GSB London 10:05 Victorian Melodies. TODAY WHAM--ROCHESTER (Time Is Daylight Saving) 4:00-- Club Matinee. NEC 5;00_NBC Dance Orchestra. NBC 5:30--Carter's Orchestra. NBC 6:00--News Reporter 6:15--World Dances 6:30--Bill Rogers, sports 6:45--State Unemployment Talk 7:00--Message of Israel. NBC 7-30--Travers' Orchestra. NEC 8:00--Dorsey's Orchestra. NBC 8:30--Foley Company. NBC 9:00--Barn Dance. NBC 10:00-- Camel Caravan. NBC 10:30--Donahue's Orchestra. NBC 11:00--News Reporter 11:15--Dorsey's Orchestra. NBC 11:30--Jones' Orchestra. NBC 12:00--Vallee's Orchesra. NBC 12:30--Ford's Orchestra. NEC 1:00--Sign-Off. The substance now Identified as thlamin is pure vitamin B, which occurs only together with several other factors in the group called vitamin B-complex. White of egg is the only known food source of vitamin G (otherwise called vitamin B-2 and now identified as riboflavin) without vitamin B, and I can find no food source of vitamin B without the other factors of the B-complex. Extreme deprivation of vitamin is the cause of beriberi (the Singhalese term for extreme weakness), a form of slowly developing paresis or paralysis occurring in the orient and occasionally in this country. Altho beriberi (polyneuritis, multiple neuritis) is comparatively rare in this country, it is fair to estimate that many millions of people in North America who are reasonably well to do and not unable to get proper food but just well enough informed to select it, suffer from outspoken ailments and millions more fail to enjoy vite tho they might enjoy it if they only knew the essentials of nutrition, due to insufficient daily intake of vitamin B complex. It is contrary to my Hippocratic principles to suggest diseases or to display symptoms for readers to try on. But if I can say anything here that may induce anybody to take a step in the direction of better health, then to hell with Hippocrates and th code of medical ethics or rather hail to both of them (Hippocrates bids his followers "Do good if you can but do no harm" or words to that effect, and the code of ethics contains no injunction against teaching the public how to keep well). So just run your eye over some of the good effects an extra ration of vitamin B-complex may produce if eaten, say, with breakfast every day: Improves appetite; normalizes perverted appetite; restores sense of satisfaction with moderate or reasonable amount of food (especially carbohydrates) in persons who are overweight, flabby and who gorge on starches and sugars habitually or periodically; corrects constipation; relieves colon derangement or so-called mucous colitis; improves carbohydrate metabolism (vitamin B acts somewhat like insulin in this respect); improves action of the heart when there is weakness of heart muscle; helps to prevent or overcome juvenile hypochromic nutritional anemia; corrects faulty growth, riding and pitting of the nails; prevents chronic fatigue; prevents or overcomes ordinary neuritis; in. creases rate of growth in children whose growth is retarded; correct bradycardia (too slow heart beat) in some cases; tends to diminish craving for tobacco, alcohol, drugs; relieves vague numbness, tingling or pain in legs; improves circulation by increasing tone of involuntary muscle of heart and arteries. Among the better sources of vitamin B-complex, all of the entities of the complex including the "anti-gray hair factor," weight factor, growth factor, nicotine acid (perhaps specific preventive of pellagra) and others not yet chemically identified, are wheat germ, wheat bran, plain wheat, lettuce, carrots, tomatoes, spinach, prunes, oranges. The most economic concentrates are described in monograph "The Years of Youth"-- for copy send three-cent-stamped envelope bearing your address. QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS Canker Sores Please recommend something to relieve canker sores in the mouth. I have them frequently and suffer a good deal. (Mrs. F. A. J.) Answer -- Touch each sore daily with equal parts of tincture of iodine and glycerin on a wisp of cotton wrapped around end of toothpick. This smarts momentarily, but relieves the soreness or pain thereafter. Gently rinse mouth many times a day, especially before and after food, with an agreeably warm solution of heaping teaspooJJ-. f ul boric acid in pint of boiled .water. Avoid brushing teeth. See that any foci of infection in tonsils ;0t teeth or gums are properly treated; Hold Everything: Why don't you answer: the .plain, question I sent in three weeks ago,? ! I think your "health service" is a ' joke. (Anonymous Postcard). '· Answer -- Ol 1 Doc Brady select*' questions which he thinks suitable to answer here. If you expect an answer, inclose with your question or query a three-cent-stamped Fln- x velope bearing your address..' to reply will be sent to anonymous initials. (Protected by John F. Dille Co.):; A Faulty Figure? Take Right Exercises SUNDAY WHAM--ROCHESTER 830--Tone Pictures 9 OO_News Reporter 9.15--Coast to Coast on a Bus 10.00--Asbun- 1st Church Service 11,00--Alice Remsen. Songs 11.15--Neighbor Nell 11 JO--Southernaires 12.00--News Reporter 12.15--Catholic Hour 12.30--Sunday Musteale 1.00--"On'Wings of Melody 1J30--Parade of Choirs 1.45--Helen Ankner. Piano 2.00-r-Nat. Music Camp Program 230--Allen Roth and Orch. 3.00--Three Cheers. 3.15--Bookman's Notebook 3 JO--Festival of Music 4.00--National Vespers 4*0--Tapestry Musicale 5.00--Father Chas. E. Coufhlin 530--Tremendous Trifles 5.45--R*y Perkins 6.00--New* Reporter 6.15--Canadian Grenadiers Band 630--Paul Laval and Orch. 7.00--"The Aldrich Family" 7 30-Radio Guild « 00--McCarthy-Bergtn 9.00--Hollywood Playhouse 930--Edwin C. HIM 9.45--Irene Rich 10.00--To be announced 11.00--News Reporter 11.11--Nobel Sissel and Orch 1130--Ishain Ames and Orch. 12.6--Bunny Berrigan and Orch. 1230--To be announced 1.00~Sl*n-Off MONDAY 630-- Morning After 7.00-- News Reporter 7.15-- Tonic Tones 130--Farm Bulletin 7.45--Kindly Thoughts 8.00--Pete and Joe 8.15--Vocal Vogues 8.30--Swing Serenade 8.45--Tower Clock Program 9.00--Hoosier Hot Shots 9,13_Women Only 9.30--Young Dr. Malone 9.45--1 Love a Mystery 1000--The Man I Married 10.15--Josh Higgins of Finchville 1030--Jack Berch and His Boys 10.45--Houseboat Hannah 11.00--Mary Martin 11.15--Vic and Sade 1130--Pepper Young's Family IMS-Meet Miss Julia 12.00--Hit of the Day 12.05--News Reporter 12.15--Garden Nature, Talk 3230--Nat. Farm and Home Hour 130-AI Sigl 1.45--Charioteers 2.00--Betty and Bob 2.15--Arnold Grimm s Daughter 230--Valiant Lady 2.45--Hymns of AH Churches 300--U. S. Marine Band 3.45--Between the Bookends 400-Club Matinee 4.45--"Midstream" 5.00--Glenn Miller and Orch. 530--Let's Waltz 5.45--Buck Rogers 6.00--New* Reporter .15--Your Family and Minr 630--Wm. ROfets. Sports 6.45--Lom-ell Thomas 7.05--"Orphans of Divorce" 730--Musical Sensations 8flD--"Order of Adventurers" 830--RCA Mafic Key S 30--"Pot of Gold" iflOO--True or False 1030--Magnolia Blossoms j i .00--News Reporter 11.11--Barry Wmlon and Orch. 1130--Rudy Valfe* and Orch. 1200--ATwxm Wertts and Orch. 1230--ErsVine Hawkins and Orcli. l.OO-Sign-Off 1. What is wrong with thto ten- lence? "Hi* Mlary was materially inciiwed." 2. What are the correct pronunf ciations of "exist" and "exi*tene*rS 3. Which one of these wordaTtt' misspelled? Presidency, prewrni tion, presinct, presumptuous, ·'** 4. What does the word "infill* ibly" mean? 5. What is a word beginn ng with en that means "to infla ne with love?" . ' ANSWERS T- 1. Say, "His salary was consld ir- «bly increased." 2. Pronounce first syllable egg, not- eks; accent secdnd syllable. 3. Precinct. 4. Uherri^g- fy. "Whatever he tells you is Infallibly reliable." 5. Enamour. i 1.--What is wrong with this sentence? "I shall read the above ppr- ·agraph again." ; » 2.--What is the correct pronunciation of "Schenectady" lfew York?) 3.--Which one of these words la misspelled? Concreet, discreet, conceit,. : 4.--What does the word "amKMe" mean? ' ; 5.--What is a word beginning with li that means "a suit at law?" ANSWERS """ 1.--Say, "the foregoing pera-1 .graph." 2.--Pronounce ske-nek-ti-dl, both e's as in bet, a as in ask, un: stressed; i as in it, accent second syllable. 3. -- Concrete. 4.--Having sweetness of temper, kindhearted-J ness, etc. "He has an position." 5. -- Litigation. New Booklet an Aid to Beauty "What shall I do?" -wails..Mrs. Smith. "My large hips- and thighs make me look like a dowager"'-and I'm really slim otherwise." Do the right exercises and you'll take off those extra inches, safely, easily. Simple but correct exercises can improve your^po*- ture, too, your general health, even add curves. . · . Size up your figure in the mir-, ror -- from all angles -- weigh and measure yourself to decide ..what changes to make. Then for exercises like the one in our diagram -proved just right to streamline hips and thighs. Try it.= ..:.·: 1--Lie on back arms "out to "side, pull both knees back to chest. 2-Swing knees across 'body to right side, then stretch legs downward and back to straight position. 3-Alternating right and left/"for 1 -6 times. Rest. Do exercise 12 times altogether. Easy to remodel your figure, takes years off your looks, with the help of our new 32-page booklet. Gives 35 exercises to correct faults of the waistline, shoulders, arms, bust, hips and legs -- to develop good posture to remedy foot troubles and constipation, relax tense nerves. Also gives daily exercise routine to benefit the entire body. Send lOc in coin for your copy of BEST EXERCISES FOR HEALTH AND BEAUTY to The Daily Messenger, Canandaigua, N. Y. Be sure to write plainly your name, address and the name of booklet. LOOKING BACKWARD Interesting Items Taken Fre» The POes of The Dally Mm- ; tenter Ten Yean Ag* Tuesday, July 23, 192* At the end of the first months of 1929 the two Canandal-j gua banks again head the list : Ontario county banks, over ping in resources and deposits two leading Geneva banks. First of the checks marking Onf tario County's share of the distribuV tion of the motor fuel tax, comf monly called the gasoline tax, wa* received yesterday by CountyVTrea--' surer Homer E. Snyder. The,amount is $1550.95 and will be set asidi with other sums, which wfll coinfe in from time to time, until next Spring when the total amount has been received. ~ - j Ontario County, with its-fertile farm lands, still holds its place in thf front ranks ot agriculture sec- tic .is, supplying foodstuffs to ail sections of the United States anfl portions of Europe. Last year Ori- iario" County furnished '4343 rail' road cars of farm products to world markets, according to,Jigures made public by the United States Department of Agriculture. Most of the Russian wild bear enumerated by game census-teJt- er.; in America are in Grabain county, North Carolina. They wefe impo?;ted by an Englishman who planned a game preserve More than 650 registered for the Nova Scotia Summer School at Halifax, held chiefly to enable teachers to make permanent licenses they had received from che Kova Scotia Normal College. ' The house in which Andrefr Johnson was born in Raleigh, N. (J., has been moved to three locations. You and Your Nation's A FRAUD ON. THE TAXPAYERS By HAkLEY L. LUTZ Professor of Public Finance, Princeton University The President has Just proposed : another huge spending program for the year 1940. Summer is advancing. in Washington, and the members o| Congress will be increasingly eager to g home as t heat Increases and the humidity rbet It Is hoped, there' fore. by_Jj«« who are willing to endorse this latest financial fraud, that the plan can be mar through before th« dog day* ·itbotrt attracting too nodi attention. Toe scheme Is basically unsound and H U set out in a manner that is misleading and deeepttTe. It is unsound because it is nothing more than a proposal to repeat onot mot* the futfle experiment of -pur- eteinf prosperity by large public expenditures. For *lx loaf years Uw country has suffered through a aeries ot such experianentt, but me toot of the rainbow where the pot of fold U burled U still an ftr away as ever. Also, there ii almost at much unemployment as ever, and basiaesi is ·bout as badly off as ever. Deficit »endln| has not solved to* problem if unemployment; n hu art restored tin driving ton* of prtw* *»**- arise; R cannot solvt these proWew tali One, any more ** « batta the past, beoraat It approtchw Own from the wroa« end. TJ*r.ew_ scheme be stfnpJy asother *JM*« work Sitprojeeti are to b» "W «ud a tart H to famfcb a ^w«n« pleyment ptr dofjir of ^T e * The proposal is set out as a teatfiftf way. The cwmtry fcwwooiB* lacreaslafly suspicions of nwuattaf and *" the f putting the detdt «t*Ma tM bodfet Tkt ide* te temAMM feleral cT*Jlt«i*n«l*» J* to advance the proceeds for the con* structiob of the proposed project!. Thus the direct debt of the govern* ment will not be increased and it mai be possible for the administration I* announce, in a critical election yiatt that at last it has balanced the boditt The implication of the new borrow* taf scheme is that the federal taxi payers will incur no obligation, rent or future, with respect to proposed financing. But this i* M flie case, for they are to be oblifatn whether they realize it or not To ca the new projects self-liouldatmt dot not make them so. In fact, many o them will not be. Hospital* are tiooed, and sewage-diipoial and rural electrification, and firm tenants, and a new set of to foreign countries. On paper undertaking* can be shown self-supporting, but the bard, experience with them It met i of them are not Tnatnpmr an pears to benefit temporarily, M M appears to benefit whoever a Man tt used to pay for something extra, bnt bis tax WD wffl ba heavier nvM* year* The uncertainty a* to dw seV. UqnHUUng result* U toman* by fct character of the construction · od* wggerted 07 the President pond improveiMnte t by furnishing a n employment per dollar of iav That It, pick, shorwl and are to be wed rattier . ·hotel*. la other word* tkt «k* proletti will start with a* loading of the torts, be greatly h ' ugb to senrtee The next rtep wiB ftt to feet* Urt cbarfn or rat* fcrihttr so fee ptoa that the pmM affarfl to pay ratet aa kgkM be required to repay UM [fee foal ·tojwttl be * k n future kndfftt TkedMf] Emt and Mttking rand M "**ItHa

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