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pT A 1 a n A a «. v< COMP. TOPEKA* THE lOLA VOLUME XXXVI. No. 80. Successor to The lola baily Register, The. loU Daily Record, and lola Daily Index. lOLA, KAS., MONDAY EVENING, JANUARY 30, 1933. The Weekly Register, EstablUhed 1867 The loU Daily Register, Established 1897 SIX PAGES BUCHANAN AND HOYTOOTFOR COMMISSIONER Two Announce for ; City Finance Post Almost Simultaneously "JUST A CANDIDATE" BILLS FOR ECONOMY IN GOVERNMENT COMING. Buchanan In No Promises But Hovt Opposes Utility Rate Cut I Interp.st in city politics reached a new hieh for the 1933 primarj' season v,-ifh the almast simultaneous nnn^iuhcemcnt today of Jame.s D. Buchanan and Carol .Ho>T. that they would be candidate."; for the office of comml.s.sioncT of finance of lola. They entered the field occupied solely heretofore by Milford Laneley. 1 f who!se •announcement came some > time: ago.'Mr. Buchanan, whose decision to make the race wa.s made known to , The;Rccisler flr.st. declared that he is making no campaign promises •whafsoever. He .said .simply that he ts a ;candidate and that he wants the Vote.s of the citizens who believe he would be the best commis-sioher. Mr. Buchanan. kno \^Ti. to virtually all of hi.s many friends as "Jim." 1 oflered as a recommendation not any i-ecord of i>revinus public .service, but the record he has made in his own private business. Own Business Snccessful. "I ouTi my own business..(the lola button factory 1. and I have kept it opi^n continuoiLsIy throughout the depres.sion." he .said. "It is an lola. lndiistr>- and it has given emnlnv- ment'-to many men who otherwise I would have had a hard time .of it ' during the time.s that have been hard for all of us." MT*.. Buchanan, a resident of lola for 13' years, is married and has two young daughters. Betty and Carol. Mr. Hovt. who if elected will .succeed himself, does have a record of public service on whicli he said he win stand in carrvine hLs camp.-iign to the voters. He was elected finance commi.s,sioner three- years • ago. Questioned as to his stand on lowering utilities rates, a promise made by Mr, Langlcy when he announced ,hls candidacy. Mr. Hoyt said: i "The law provides that' a utility mlist .stand on its own feet—it must be self-supporting. Breaking Even on Gas. "Gas rates cannot be reduced bc- fAUse the records show that the city jiist about broke even ori the gas plant last year. ""Water rates cannot be reduced for the same reason. That department Showed a profit last year, but that profit had to be used to amort- ' Izc the bonded indebtedness of the plant. — . "Electricity rates could be reduced .but I am oppased to .such a reduc- "tlori. I do not favor it becau.sc the minute, electricity rates are cut. city taxes are going to increase, becau.se the profits from this utility have been u.sed for the last three years to pay. ;a part of the cost, of city ; povernment. and if that income were reduced, taxes would moiint i prdportlonately. . "Cost'of production, might he reduced .slightly." Mr. Hoyt continued, "by cutting salaries of employes at ^the plant But those salaries have . already b.eeii cut two times, so that ' now. the I average wage of the engineers there Is about $95 per month and I do .not feel that it is anything more thanta living wage;. . —*'And as a last reason, I onnose reduction because the rates lolans pay are not, exorbitant. There is only one other town in Kansas which has a lower basiC: rate." At the primary' which is to be held Marph 14 four other ofBces •will be voted upon. Candidates for four school board seats and for school board trea.surer will be on the ballots.- The election follows the primary bj- three weeks, and uill be held April 4. Regi.stration books at the city of- ^ficc u-ill be open evenings beginning .^.February <20 and u1ll be closed 'March 3. Tliey will again be opened Mjrch 15 for election registration. Topeka, Jan. 30 (AP) — Five measures designed to reduce • governmental costs by eliminating township government, providing four-year terms for some public officers and permitting counties to consolidate, to hold, joint elections and jointly ad- dinister certain of their Institutions, are to be introduced in the legislature this week. Sponsored by the Kansas chamber of commerce, the measures include two proposals for constitutional amendments. Under one of the proposed constitutional amendments, to be Introduced In the house by Frank McFarland of Shawnee, the state ballot would be shortened. Terms of the -governor and lieutenant governor would be four i-ears with other state officers elective at the option of the legislature. The second would; permit reorganization of county governments to provide for four year terms and optional form of government such as county manager or county commissioner, eliminate township officers, and in counties with population of more than 140,000 permit drafting of a city-county consolidation charter. Three bills to be Introduced by Senator Webb of Pittsburg would permit counties to consolidate and also would give them the right to elect jointly one or more officers and to administer jointly their institutions such as Jails, county farms and hospitals. KANSANS MEET TO OBSERVE DAY Round of Festivities on in Topeka to Celebrate Entrance into Union TROOP MARKS BIRTHDAY OF THE REGIMENT Local Cavalry Unit Attends Presbyterian Church in Body' A SPECIAL SERMON Topeka, Jan. 30 (AP)—The sons and daughters of Kansas joined today in a round of festivities commemorating (he seventy-second an- niversarj- of its entrance into the union. As the annivcrsarj' fell on Sunday, most of the annual meeting of Republican and non-partisan groups commemorating the«nat^l day were postponed until today. For the Republicans assembled in the capital it was a day of Jubilation as they recalled Kansas was one of the few states which last fall elected a governor and a full slate of state officials from the ranks, of the G. O. P. Chief among the organizations meeting today was the Kansas day club, a Republican organization, which will bring the natal day cele- NAZARENE RE"V7V.4L STARTS^ Pastor to i>o Most of Preaching In Services Begnn Last Night. . 1 A revival to be conducted for the ' most parti by the pastor, the Rev. M. R. Bishop, was started last njght at the Nazarcne churchy and will continue indefinitely. Tw'o confessions werd made last night. Mrs. Zella Weber Hoag, a woman preacher from Chanute, will conduct the service Wednesday, and special music win feature each of the nightly .services, Tlie public is invited to attend. ' WEATHER and ROADS •^-FOR KANSAS—Cloudy, warmer in northwest portion tonight; Tuesday unsettled. For lola and Virinlly—Cloudy tonight; uniuetllcd weather Tuesday; Uttle change In (rmprraturr. Temperature—Highest yesterday., si; lowest ;la.st night 31; nonnal for today 30; -excess yesterday 14: excess since January 1st, 386 degrees: this date last year—highest 26: lowest 6. - I - Precipitation ft^^ie 48 hours ending at 7 s. m. ^l^y .02: total for •"this year to date 1.35; excess since j.anuary 1st. .07 inches. Relative humidity at 7 a. m. today-92 per- cent: barometer reduced to-sea level, 29.92 inches. Sun rlses7:28a.m.; sets5:43p.m. Weather and Dirt Roads. ^Emporia; Manhattan, Ottawa. Arkansas City, Coffeyville, Wichita, Pittsburg. : Topeka. Salina. clear, jroads good. _ bration to a climax tonight with its .. , ^ „. , annual dinner at-which Gov. John 1 nc.ss and happiness in every G. Winant of New Hainp.shire and Congre.s.sman-elect J. V/. Wadsworth of New York will be the chief speakers. Democrats joined with the Republicans in the birthday celebration, although no strictly Democratic organizations were -called into session. However, they intermingled with the Republicans at sessions of nonpartisan organizations, among them the woman's Kan.sas day cluh. Other organizations In session today included the Republican Service Men's club, the Young Republican's club, Kansas Women's Press association, and the Kansas branch of the League of American Pen Women. Members of the legislature joined in the spirit of the occasion. Leaders effected an adjournment this afternoon to permit members to participate in the various meetings. Arrangements were made for memorial services at the afternoon session of the Kansas Day club for Calvin Coolldge and David W. M vane. Republican national committeeman from Kansas for many years. Mrs. Mae Patrick of Satanta was a.ssigncd to conduct the services. Officers of the club were to be elected at the afternoon session. A feature of the afternoon program of the Woman's Kartsas Day club was to be the appearance of members of some of the "old families" of the state in costumes of .1883. Federal Judge Richard J. Hopkins was the chief speaker at the annual meeting of the native sons and daughters of Kansas last night. Rev. R. D. Snuffer Applies Problems of the Rifle Range to Life "Just as a perfect score is possible with every new rifle, so is there 'a possible in usefulness and happiness in every new life that comes into the world." With that assertion, the Rev. R. D. Snuller,; pastor of the Presbjtcrlan church, formed the mainstay of a sermon addressed especially - to the members of Troop •A, 114th Cavalry, who attended the morning church service >-esterday in commemoration of the birthdky of the regiment; OfBcers and men in full tmlform attended flie service at the Presbyterian church and sat in a body, filling almost half of the north section of pews In the church auditorium. They were there' to mark the anniversary of federal- recognition of the organization, formed from several smaller units, in iJan- uary, 1925., i Mr. Snuffer, himself an ex-ser\'ice man and a former national gtiardsman, drew from his own first hand knowledge- of military life to make his sermon a direct appe'al to the trooiJers. His first comparison was the problems of the rifle range with the problems of life. Definite Goal Needed. "One of the things which we all know is the selecting of a goal, and the necessity of constantly pressing onward toward that goal. . . "^Vhcn we go onto the rifle range, we are confronted with a long line of targets. When we are firing for record, we know that a shot on another target may mean a 5 for some other man. but it means a miss and a red flag for us. We have to determine our target, be sure where we fire trying to shoot before we commence firing. How many men wjistc their energies by firing all up and down the long line of targets offered on the great range of life today—wondering why they . score only two or three hits during life. Plow many fire away at the WTong | target, with no effort to discover an' error and correct it themselves. . . Up to the Man. "Remember how you've laughed when someone blamed the poor score on the rifle? There's a p>ossi- ble in evcrj' rifle—it's up to the man who is taking "care of it and shooting it. Thereii a pas.sible in every rifle. Tl-iere's a possible In useful- life. We know how to get it. We can get it if we will. . ." DLscipline. with its requisites.. of authority and obedience, was also used by Mr. Snuffer to apply military principles to life, whether it be sDcnt in uniform or in civilian attire. - I • After pointing out a prerequisite of a good officer, who represents authority, and who demands obedience of his men. is that he have thelcon- fidence of his men, Mr. Snuffer said: "Christ has never issued a foolish command. And thousands upon thousands of his followers testify that no man ever followed Hlni implicitly but has reafQrmed donfl- dence in him. and love of Him.and his undving allegiance to Christ as his perpetual commander.' Dry Ice May Be Made of Chimney ^moke Cheaply Under Direction of K. U. Ifrofessor, Carbon Dioxide Refrigerant, Temperature 10^ Below Zero, May Be Manufactured Commercially, Chemists Hear. ' New York, Jan. 30. (AP)—Chimney "Ice;" a solid carbon dioxide refrigerant, 109 degrees below z^, made from gases going up in smoke, can- be manufactured for a cent 4nd a quarter a pound under a process reported to the American Chemical society today. The method is described by Prank E. E. Germaim, director of research and professor of chemistry of the University of Colorado. It was developed, he says, under direction of Professor Hamilton P. Cady of the University of Kansas on a semi- commercial scale. "Dr. Gennann was one of several imlvenslty scientists participating. I' Despite its chimn^ origin this snowy refrigerant, he says, is a "fine, odoriess product." He predicts that small cities will use, it widely. In Its present stage it Is specially applicable for natural gas burning communities. But It tan be made from "com- BEER BILL SENT BACK TO SENATE Rapid Action Given It and Other Measures in Congress Today DEATH OF ERNEST E. BROWN Funeral of lola Carpenter to Be Held at Sleeper's Tomorrow. BAND IN A CONCERT Glee Club Also to Appear in 3Ioran Program Wednesday ...Pliillips ... .Holmes Kohii . .Fischer Tlir Moran high school band, directed by Ralph McCrar>% superintendent of the Moran schools, and the high school girls glee club Will be presented in a concert procram at the Moran Presbyterian church Wednesday at 8 p. m. The program: Band. March Transcont Inenlal Baritone horn solo Royal Cox. Million Dreams Trurapct duct Dwlght Barnes and George Wood Overture Rhelnfels..... .Gruenwald Glee Club. I.saWila Selsminl-Doda On Wings of Song Mendelssohn The Chinese Lullaby Bowers-Riegger The River Schumann Band. On to Victory Holmes Old Frog Pond AUord Northern World ....Chenette Clarinet solo Gabriel Kathryn MtendeU. March MUitiare ....Schubert Finale ...Lewis Band and Glee Club. IP YOU MISS THE REGISTER CALL ,157 OR 520. Pinal rit^s for Ernest E. Brown, 52-year-old carpenter, whose death occurred yesterday morning, will be held in tie Sleeper service rooms tomorrow kt 2:30 p. m. by the Rev. J. H. Sowerby. Buria'l is to be made in Highland cemetery. Mr. Brown, who was bom in Ren- \ille. Ohio, came to lola in 1889; and followed i his trade here for miny years. He was 52 years old *hen death claimed him at his home at 112 East Broadway. He was a widower. Surnvors include Edward; E. Brown, a son who lives here, R. C. Brown, a brother who also lives In lola; Mrs. Madgie E. Pancoast, a sister of lola; E. H. Brown, Harvel, 111.; Gar] T. Brown, Kansas City; and Arch W. Brown, Chase. LAII.\RPJE. RE\TVAL CONTINUES Congresaltion Refnses to J*t lolans End Religions Meetings. An enthusiastic congregation which lias been attending revival services conducted in the LaHarpc Christian j-church for the last two. weeks by RU.S.SCI1 Crouch as the preacher and Fred Steele as the song -leader demanded | that the services continue for another week after the two leaders had given formal announcement that la-st night's service would be the last. ; - i , Crouch and Steele arc botjh from lola. Steele said today that the congregation has continued tj3 grow each night and that they would accede to the demands of .the| people and continue the series for another week. I "The public is invited to attend the services which start at 7:30 p. m. each night. Blast Wrecks Lnce Shop. Kansas City, Jan. 30. (AP)—An explosion of undetermined origin early today blew out the front of the Luce trunk company's building at 1026 mm street and shatter^ windows in nearby stores. Washington, Jan. 30. (AP)— Brushing aside proposals for further hearings, the senate finance committee ' sent the Collier-Blaine 3.05 per cent beer and wine bill speeding back to the senate today with a favorable report. The Volstead modification bill was approved 12 to 5 within little more than an hour of consideration in executive session. Chairman Smoot said he would submit the committee's report today, which will put the bill before, the senate, re^dy for action as soon as the parliamentary situation permits. I , No changes were made in the bill as approved a week ago by the senate .iudiclary committee. The committee turned down Chairman Smoot's proposal for hearings and agreed to confine Its consideration to the revenue features, of the bill. On Revenue Only. Smoot said the vote to report the bill favorably was on its revenue features only, which hrovide for a tax of S5 a barrel. ' ; T Secretary Mills • appeared before the. committee in'executive session and estimated this tax would raise from 125 to 150 million dollars. Speed marked the actions of both houses of congress today, resulting in final passage of a one-year renewal for the Gla.ss-Steagall currency expansion act. and one year continuation of the federal gas tax. as well as an immediate report back to the senate of the beer bill, and defhiite advance for several other measures. The house suspended its rules to rush through the Glass-Steagall bill, and a bill continuing for one year the federal 1-cent gasoline tax, and then undertook to pass similarly the new bankruptcy revision measure turned out by Its judiciary committee. The Giass-Steagall act. already passed by the senate, makes U. S. bonds eligible as collateral for federal reserve banknotes. A: vigorous attack on the farm allotment, bill was put before the senate agriculture committee by G. P. Swift, representing the Chicago packing intereste. He predicted the price of ham and bacon would double If hogs were covered by the measure. The bill, however, drew vigorous support of W. R. Ronald, Mitchell, S. D., editor wTio was one of the creators of the allotment plan. He advocated, however, that Its operation be put on a state aid basis instead of leaving Its administration to federal agencies. The senate banking committee received a statement from Secretary Mills opposing the Frazler bill to refinance farmers' debts at m per cent. Mills contended it would prove ruinous to the federal, land bank system and the federal reserve system. bustlon of liquid or solid fuels" as well. In fact the American chimney Is potentially the greatest source for this kind of "Ice." Hitherto most of the refrigerant has (been made from natural gas sources containing not less than 17 per cent of carbon dioxide. Chimneys were barred because they exhale an average of only 8 to 12 per cent carbon dioxide. The use of 75 million pounds of this refrigerant in the United States in 1931 prompted efforts to tap the flue gases. By the new process. Dr. Germann says, all except about 1 per cent of the carbon dioxide in a chimney Is converted into refrigerant. ' The fumes are compressed at from 1700 to 3000 pound pressure per square Inch In heat exchanging apparatus. Then they are permitted to expand, and this cools them so rapidly that a snowstorm of white carbon dioxide crystals flake out of the gas. This snow aids In condensing all except 1 per cent of the remahilng carbon dioxide Into "Ice." Water, one of the troublesome ingredients In chimney gases. Is squeezed almost completely out of the mixture by the first high pressure. In the semi-commercial plants it has not been necessary to "scrub," thai is cleanse, the flue gases further than squeezing out- the water. A chemical "scrubber" may be necessary. Dr. Gennann says, In full commercial manufacture. THREE CABINET MEMBERS SURE Roosevelt Busy Today on Task of Naming Rest I Of Official Body Warm Springs. Ga.. Jan. 30 (AP). President-elect Roosevelt today called In his political staff to select the personnel of his new government. As the Democratic war lords assembled the word got about that the cabinet will be built around three men who now appear to be certainties—Senators Glass, of Virginia, for Secretarj' of the trea.sury; Walsh, of Sjl^ntana, for attorney general; and James A. Farley, of New York, for postmaster genera}. Owen D. Young has informed the president-elect that for personal reasons he does not wish to be considered for secretary of state. With Young-making him.self unavailable, the field appears again wide open for secretary of state. The names of Norman H. Davis,,of Ne- York, an authority on international economies, and Bernard H. Baruch. of New York, economic expert, again are in the limelight of speculation. James A. Farley headed the contingent of Democratic chieftains who arrived today, and established quarters to work out the manifold task of picking thousands of men for the new Democratic government. Farley was accompanied by two secretaries, Frank Walker, Democratic treasurer, and Edward Flynij, New York party leader. Louis M. Howe, political secretarj' of Roose velt. preceded them here. It was this group that held high command during the presidential campaign and in the.se meetings here long strides are expected to be made in the organization of the Democratic government. Mr., Roosevelt has said he will make .no cabinet announcements before sailing on Saturday for a fishing cruise In southern waters. There Is also reason to believe that the office of secretary of Interior still awaits the acceptance of Senator Cutting, of New Mexico, a RepubUcan Independent who supported Roosevelt In the campaign. GERMANY UNDER i HITLER'S RULEi AS CHANCELLOR Nazi Leader, and Cabinet Appointed and Sworit | In by Hindenburg NOT AS A DICTATOR Conservatives Surround Him in Compromise De pending on Tolerance GIRL. 10, SAVES THREE YOUNGER BROTHERS New York. Jan. 30. (AP)—Con-, slderation for Mrs. Young, who Is Ul with a heart ailment, is the rea- ,spn behind Owen D. Yoimg's refusal to be considered for a position In the Roosevelt cabinet, his friends said today. FUNERAL OF MRS. SNIDER Widow of Jacob Snider Snccumbs at Home of Mrs. Baker. Funeral services for Mrs. Anna E. Snider, widow of Jaicob P. Snider, were held this afternoon in the Sleeper service rooms, conducted by the Rev. A. V. Howland. Burial was made in the lola cemetery. Mrs. Snider died Saturday at 11 p. m. at the home of a daughter, Mrs. Bert Baker, on the South Kentucky street road after a lingering illness. She and Mr. Snider had come to Allen county In 1901. Besides Mrs. Baker, Mrs. Snider leaves another da,ughter, Mrs. Prances Butts, of Humboldt, and six sons. The sons are George, Decatur, Ark.; J. H., Humboldt: J. S., SUver Lake, Kas.; il. v.. Tular(>, Calif.: and W. H. Snider, Los Molinos, Calif. Mrs; Snider was 77 years old and was bom in Peoria, HI. ' BUSINESS MEN MEET TONIGHT Plans for Formation of Commercial Clnb to Be Discnssed. lola business and professional men are remiiided that -a meeting will be held at 8 o'cloi?* this evening in the Del Rose room at the Kelley hotel for the purpose of discussing the organization of a new commercial club for lola. Everyone interested, is Invited to a «iend. • FLAT CUT PROPOSED Bill Introduced at Topeka Would Make Reassessment Unnecessary Topeka. Jan. 30. (AP)—A propas- al for a fiat 20 penrent reduction in 1933 real estate valuations was introduced in the senate today as its assessment and taxation committee reported adversely fnc house approved Cowden bill providing for a re-assessment of land this year, in 1935, 1937 and every four years thereafter. Introduction of the propasal. a .resolution directing the state tax commission to order the reduction, by Senator Dodge (R) of Salina. was in line with the senate tax committee's-plan. Chairman Coffman said. Senator CofTman said it was the opinion of the committee the reduction ishould be directed this year rather than a re-assessment made as the Cowden bill provides. The regular assessment of real estate is to be made in 1934. Under statute land is re-valued by assessors every four years. The Dodge resolution was imilied- lately referred to the taxation committee and Chairman Coiffman said the measure probably wouljd be reported back without change al -4 though he said, the 20 per cent cut proposed was mentioned principally as a "starting, point." In 1932 the state taxf commission ordered valuation reduction of 14 per cent on farm property and 8 per cent on Improvements on city Iiroperty. j._ Berlin, Jan. 30. (AP)—Adolf Hlti- ler, national socialist party chief- taint was appointed chancellor of Germany today and selected a cabinet which was,sworn hi immediately by President Paul Von Hindenburg. The Nazi leader has achieved his ambition, but actually it Is a compromise cabinet. I The president made him chancellor of Germany but surrounded him with' conservatives like Alfred Hul- genberg, the nationalist chief, Pranz Seldte, and Prariz Von Papan, the former chancellor and confidant of- the president. i On his part vHltler swore an oath of allegiance. to the RepubUcan constitution, reserving for himself in the cabinet the posts of minister of interior and minister without portfolio. As one more safeguard the president left the army in the hands of General Werner Von Blomberg, a regular army man who was military expert for the German delegation to the disarmament conference. Two Nazis In. Immediately the Nazis filled two of the most important political jobs with their.own men. Walthre Punk is the new head of the government press department and Clemens Lammers Is state secretary In the office of the chancellor. Political observers generally agree that the new cabinet will encounter opposition from organized labor, but that is to be expecXed. The Cenf trist reichstag members went into conference this morning to consider their pasitlon. . | The new cabinet depends upon Centrist support or toleration, the alternative to which probably would be dissolution of the reichstag and indefinite postponement of a nci^' election. As for the latter point], although the constitution stipulate;; an election must be held -wihln 60 daj-s of dissolution, some authorities: contend that article 48, the socalled "dictatorship clause of the constl^ tution empowers the president even to postpone elections in time of emergency if he considers that the Republic is endangered. Friendly Toward U. S. I The new chancellor's closest adi visers said he -will pursue a policy of friendship for the United States which, with the possible exception of Italy, he admires more than any other foreign country. General Von Blomberg. the defense minister, since he visited the United States in 1930, never has ceased to praise, that country whenever the opportunity .offered. Herr Seldte, minister of labor, ha.s read much about conditions iri America. Herr Von Kroslgk. the] finance minister, is well and favor-i ably known hi American financial! circles., and Baron Von NeurathJ the foreign minister, is familiar to. American statesmen. But against this pro-American lineup must be set the plans of Herr Hugenberg, minister of economics, for lowering interest rates on foreign private loans, and for sharply ciirtallhig Imports. New York. Jan. 30. (AP)— Eileen Murphy, who is only 10, fought heir way,through smoke and flame today and saved three slnall brothers from death. Eileen was left In charge of the Uttle boys when her parents, Mr. and Mrs. John J. Murphy, went to yisit neighbors. About 1- a. ni., after she had i dozed for J a few moments, she awoke to find smoke filling the room from a fire beneath the floor. A crib oh which Edmund Murphy, 2, -wjas lying was aflame. Picking up Edward she ran out on a second story veranda and deposited j him. . Then she ran back thrdugh the smoke and flame and carried out John, 6. and James, 5, Standing on the veranda, she screamed for help, until firemen came and] carried her and her brothers dpwn ladders. John suffered serious bums of the legs, while James was less seriously burned. LlNDSAYi HEARS WAR DEBT IDEAS President-Elect and English Ambassador Talk Prbblem Over DAUDIERMAY : SUCCEEb, HE TEUS LEBRUN iaiist Leaded May Be K^w iPremier ^ OfFrantcc OFF TO QOOi) START i I Socialists, However, Ma^ Be Stumbling Block in : Way of Cabinet Warm Springs; Ga., Jan. 30. (AP) —Tlie Roose^velt idea for restoration of world trade and financial stabU- ity in return for reUef to the war debtors will [soon be .on its way acro.ss the seas. ; In this remote southern mountain village the next president of the United States talked things over in plain language yesterday with Ambassador Sill Roland Lindsay of Great Britain who sails Tuesday lor London to relay the message. The announcement from the three hours conference simply said: "The British ambassador and Mr. Roosevelt .have had a wholly informal and urjofBcial but very satLs- factory conversation concerning tentatively the arrangements for the coming meetings in Washington. It is hoped 'that it will be possible to start these meetings early in March." No Change in Attltnde. That was ill. but there is no reason here to jjelieve that Mr. Roosevelt budged i n any way from his determination to talk separately and personally -wiith individual representatives of the European debtors on the question of relief. • Also, there is no sign to indicate that he intends to deviate from his announced policy to link the forthcoming world economic conference agenda with the debts conference. Because of his attitude it is regarded as Ukely that the pre.sident- clect indicatqd^ho would be glad to have Ramsay MacDonald, the British prime minister, come to Washington for the debts talk. However, Sir Ronald intimated, to newspapermen that thfs would be very difficult for Mr. MacDonald because of his manifold duties. Ready on Debts. Talking freely with newspapermen before the conference, the British ambassador recognized a con- Hict of ideas on debts and economic procedure between the two governments.'i Paraphrasing the recent British nope he said England was wUUng to [talk debts but so far as the economic conference FRED C. TRIGG IS DEAD Kansas Editor of Kansas City Star For 125 Years Sncctunbs on Birthday of Kansas as a State Kai^as City, Jan. 30. (AP)— Fred. C. Trigg, 62, Kansas editor of the Kansas City Star, died yesterday on the seventy-second birthday anni-i^ersary of the' state whose news he reported for a quarter of a ceihtury. i Mr. Trigg years ago was one of a group of young progi^essive Republicans who Inaugurated an observance of Kansas Day. ' He I died In a hospital here of complications arising from diabetes. Stricken -with influenza while covering the Kansas legislature in 1931, he was forced to return to his home here. His condition improved; but he was uhable to work for long periods of time. In; his 40 'years as a newspaperman, he had served 25 years as Kansas editor of the Star, and was the adviser of the late WilUam R. Nelson, foimder of the newspaper, on matters pertaining to policy in the state. He was appointed Wa.sh- ington correspondent of the Star In 1911. but soon relinquished the post, saying he preferred to work around the-state house at Topeka. Since his early "twenties" he never had missed a session of the Kansas legislature. Trigg te survived by his widow, Edwina Rice Trigg; a sister, Mrs. L. P. Cayot, Newton, Kas„ and a brother, Clarence Trigg of Kansas City. Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday afternoon at 3 o'clock at 3235 GUlham plaza. Burial services will be at 1:30 o'clock Wednesday afternoon at.;Gamett, Kas. The Rev. Dan B. Brummltt will be in charge of both services. Pallbearers will be members of the Star board of directors and staff. Iowa Foreclosores Suspended. New York, Jan. 30. (AP)—The New York Life insurance company, announced today that it had suspended foreclosure of mortgages on farm properties Jn Iowa. was concerned no ca|mmittment could ' be made on this until all parties were together. ; whatever may have been said or donejat the unprecedented meeting, the fact remjaitis that Great Britain, Vf-ho paid her December 15 debt Instalment, is getting first attention from |the new administration. If any alliance has been suggested or in- timatbd there Is no sign of it. Witjh this iemporarily out of the way. JMn. Roosevelt was free today to return again to the pressing do- njestlp problcjms and the organization of a new government. SCIENTIST Workmen on Thd ladles Chrisc, Scien: and slerved the noon the churches tui-ns the v.\ LADIES TO SERVE. Welfare Project Given Meal at Presbyterian Church. br the First Church of ist, of loia. prepared meal which of Io!a are taking in givinig to men employed ori [elfare ijiroject, the fii'st stage of which, was completed today. The work of graveling that portion of Brectenridge street from State east to Washington was finished [today a id the gang started in on another similar undertaking in the northeast part of lola this afternoon. The men T\]ho were .served this noon at the Presbyterian church by the Christ Ian Scientist ladies ex- pre.s.se 1 warmly thoir appreciation. They were given all the food they wante|l, steanilng hot. HILL ASK.S OIL SHUT-DOWN Great I Companies Tryine to Put Independents Out of Business. Topij-ka, Jan. 30. /AP)—Thurman Hill, member of the public service commission, suggested in a letter today to Govemer Alfred M. Landon that the executive order a 30- day sljiutdowii of all oil fields in Kansas provided Texas and Oklahoma Would lloin the movement. In naking the suggestion. Hill said ti4 oil situation "is so acute that tlie -whole oU stabUizatlon program Will "break down unless some method lis foimd immediately to thwarfj jthe plan of. the jgreat oil companies to put smaU companies out ofj business and arrogantly dictate tli^ disposition of our natural resoiu'ces," Paris, Jan. 30, (AP>—Edouard Daladier, requested yesterday tq form a new cabinet succeeding tha'J of his chief, Joseph Priul-Bpncour, toldl President Lebrun today that h() thought he was going to succeed. He consulted until hue last| nighf; and all through this boniin.a: with ; the various' party leaders, cpnceiir tratlng upon his main objective which is to reduce the budget deficit to a' reasonable figvu-e. There was some opposition from the Socialists., who clung to theUl prinqlDle of state monopolies. biit» M. Daladier expected that. The Socialist party will meet tomorrow-" to decide its attitude. • Resolute and energetic, U'aladiei* pot off to a good start in the difficult task of building a cabinet like-: ly to draw France out of the financial slough of desiX)nd. Bid to Paul-Boncour. The veteran minister, who regained leadership of the radical So-i cialist party after the downfall of Edouard Herriot. has already sound-" • cd out Joseph Paul-Boncour, whose government was overthrown Saturday; Camillo Chautcmps, whosei short-lived cabinet two years ago included Daladier; Anatole De Mon-• zle^ another ministerial' colleague, and other left bloc associates. Daladier, who has long aspired to, the premiership, was requested by- Prcsident Albert Lebnm yesterday, to attempt to form a new cabinet, and began his task Immediately.' Resuming the negotiations today, he was seeing Socialists in the' course of the morning. Socialist, bolts from the left bloc caused the Paul-Boncour and Hcxriot ministries' downfalls in the'past month; and a half. Quick Action Imjwratlve. ., As the situation required a quick',' niLSwer. it was doubtful that the^ Socialists would accept portfolios' under Daladier. He utas determined to form a cabinet tonight or Tuesday at the latest. He has al- i ready offered Leon Blum, leader o'^ the Socialists, a cabinet post. If the Socialists refuse to join, he . may turn to the moderates. In that, event Francois Pictri, minister In several cabinets, may bo o(fci-cd the"^' nost of finance minister-k>f chief importance now because of a. mounting d()ficit and pending action on the attempt to balance the btidget. " It was Finance Mmistcr Henrj- f Choron's plan for a 5 per cent increase in income; and general taxes that caused the defeat of the Paul- - Bonrour government. Georges Bonnet, who succeeded Daladier as mirt- i.ster of public works under Paul- Boncour when Daladier became war minister, v'as also considered, for • the finance ministry. Police on Guard. ; Meanwhile police were takiiig pre- ^ cautions a(?ainst renewed demon- ? strations proposed today by thous- ands. of taxpayers, A mass meeting was scheduled to protest against an Increase ; in taxes. Demonstra- tiqns were held Sunday in Lvons. Nice, and' Qtiimper similar to those ' held here Sitiirday. Police battled . • with the crowds in Lyons and Nice and Republican guards charged the '• Paris meeting, at which many were \ arrested. , " Daladicr's •po.'Jition on the debts : ouestlon was believed sufficiently vague to enable him to bridge the sap between default and resumn- tion of pa \Tnents. Hf voted . for... Premier Heirlnt's Ill-fated resnlu- tion which demanded that the De- : cember paj-ment be made but in nartv councils he expressed reserva- - tlons, ! . • - Daladier's Immediate problem jwa.s to find backing for a plan to bring ^ a halt to the daily deficits of iSl.- V 2 .10,000 while the budce.t was unbal- - anced and he roiild delay action on ' the problem of the debt owed the United States as had Paul-Boncour. ; In Previous Cabinets. Daladier, who Is' 48 years old. was minister of colonies in ' Herriot 's >• cabinet in 1924 and held war, in- tericr. public- works and education posts in many cabinets in the years; since then. HP was elected leader^of the radi- , eal Socialist party at the 1929 con-7' vention. • ; Daladier was mayor of his native', town, Carpentras, in provence, before being sent to the chamber of. denutles in 1910. Orphaned at an early ago. ho was ndiicatod at .state' expense and became a brilliant , .scholar. Horrlot was dnn of his - . teachers in a normal 'school. He" was cited several times for bravery"' during the Worid war. As,n soldier he was "adopted" hy Mile. Laffonti dauahter of a noted' scientist, who later became his wife. She died last November 13. Miss Haines Heads Club. Topeka, Jan. 30. <AP)—Miss Stella^ B. Haines of Augusta tmanimously was elected president of the Wom-, an's Kansas Day club at fts annuar meeting today. Miss Haines, vice- president of ithe organization last; year, succeeds Mrs. Jonathan; M./ Davis of Bronson. Chinese Attack Repulsed. Mukden. Manchuria, Jan. 30. (AP) For the_third time In four days,, Japanese troops were reported to: have repulsed a determined Chlnese> . attack early today on Chlumenkow; (pass of nine gates) In the greats wall of Clilna,

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