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>. DULY IHBUITB TMBI, AMKi. IOWA. WEDNEIDAY, AUOUST 23, 1983. : Society:- Art Honored At Family Picnic Mr. and Mrs. Erltn Lomen and children of Decorah were honored ftwsts at a family picnic held Sunday. In Brookside park. Following the sumptuous dinner the afternoon .was spent at the home of Mrs. A. P. Jensen in Ames. v Those present were: Mr. and Mrs. C. F. Jensen, Margaret and Florence, Einer Jensen, Mr. and Mrs. Magnus Simonson, Mr. and Mrs. Julius Jensen-and son William, Mr. and Mrs. Holger Jensen, Richard, Paul and Annabel, Mrs. A. P. Jensen", Mr. and Mrs. Victor Riley, Marie and Arthur, Fern Bappe, Mr. and Mrs. Pete Peterson, Eda and Georpe, all from near and in Ames and Miss Gertrude Gron- becfc of Jewell. Theta Chi SororUy Meeting The Theta Chi sorority -will meet i in regular session 77ednesday eve- > ning at S o'clock at the home of Miss Eleanor Apple. 428 Ash avenue. ' I * « « ! Monthly Tea W. R. C. Friday ' The regular monthly Women's Relief corps tea will be held at 3:30 Friday afternoon following the regular business session in the I. O. O.'F. hall. Mrs. Ella Rosenfeld as hostess will bt assisted by Mrs. Core Tegland, Mrs, Carrie Lee and Mrs. Mary Wilcox. This is a guest day party and each member is priviliged to invite a guest. CALENDAR Wednesday W. H. B. Club. Women's Golf Assn. Theta Chi Sorority. Thursday Rebekah Lodge. V. F. W. Auxiliary. Diadema Class Picnic. General Meeting M. E. Aid. Christian Aid. United Brethren Aid. Friday W. R. C. Tea: Nevada Society News and Personal* 4 *, <i> To Elect ASd Officer* Thursday . The General Ladies aid of the First Methodist church will meet in the league room at the church Thursday afternoon at 2:30 for a business meeting which will include election of officers for rhe coming year. A good attendance is urged. ' <?• <§> * To Hold Benefit Rummage Sale The community production room on the second floor of the Masonic building at the corner of Fifth street and Douglas avenue will be ppfn Friday and Saturday afternoon. August 25 and 26, to receive contributions for the benefit rummage sale which will be held in r.hat room Friday and Saturday, Sept. 1 and 2. The affair is being sponsored by the Ames Woman's club and the Faculty Women's club. This sale 'will be oue of special interest to those who have children in •' school and will include many articles which by repair and remodeling will make useful gar- me'nts for school wear. The proceeds from this sale will be used to purchase findings for the community sewing done in conjunction with tbe Red Cross sewing. •» Those having contributions either of summer clothing or other articles which can be used in tbe community room and find it impossible' to bring same "to this room may have them collected by calling Mrs. H. M. Hamlin, phone 1172. or Mrs, D. W. Atkinson, phone 2100. .: & « » Entertain At Birthday Dinner The .Misses Norma and Martha Nichols entertained at a delightful birthday dinner Tuesday evening at their home 603 Grand aVenue,. the event being a surprise in honor of Miss Olive Crossley. 'Bridge was the^di version of the evening. The guests were: Olive Crossley. Emily Mellor. Beulah Gray, Martha Nichols, Norma Nichols, Earl Al.eaier. Ernest Dodson, Marvin Nichols, Glenn Crossley, Sabin Nichols. Mr. and Mrs. Robert Grooms. Mr. and Mrs. Frank Berry and Mrs. C. S. Nichols. <5> <S> <s> United Brethren Aid'Meeting Thars. ."The Ladies aid of the United Brethren church will meet Thurs- riay afternoon at 2 o'clock with Mrs. .W. P. Aldrich, at the college camp ground. Mrs. William De;.i is assisting hostess. . Those wishing transportation are asked to meet at the church af 1:45. <fe « * Belmore Clan Holds Reunion The Belmore clan held its twelfth annual reunion Sunday in Union, park in Des Moines. Seventy -were in attendance. Following the bounteous dinner served "at noon, a short business meeting was held and officers for last year were unanimously elected to serve during tbe coming year. The later afternoon was "spent :n sports and in visiting. • Attending the reunion from Ames .were: Mr. and Mrs. John H. Blayney and daughter Coleen, Mr. and Mrs. L. A. Alcott. Mr. and Mrs. A. I. Alcott, Lucille, Leslie, Warren and Chauncey Ray Mrs. A. I. Alcott's mother, Mrs.'L. B! Couch nl Aberdeen, S. D. who is a.'guest in the Alcott home and wio is .the oldest Franklin-Belmore clan member, Mrs Alcott sister,~Mrs. E. W. Palmer of Chi" cago. 111., also a guest in the Al cott home, Sergt. and Mrs. Henry Scanlon and children and cousins Mr. and Mrs. W. Callahan and Mr. and Mrs. J. Juergeson all of Hawarden. la. Mr/ and Mrs. F. W. Densmore of Story City were also present. Mrs. Densraore is president of the clan. <*> «/ * Christian Aid Meeting Thursday The Christian church Ladies aid No. I will hold a general meeting Thursday afternoon at 2 "'clock in the. church parlors. Group No. 2 will be in charge of 'he program And group No. 1 will •erve. x | Lutheran Church ! Monthly Social i The regular monthly social for women of the Memorial Lutheran church will be held Friday afternoon at the home of Mrs. Charles E. Gilham on Seventh street. Boten-Carlson Nuptials Monday Miss Frances Mae Boten. daughter of Mr. and Mrsr. A. H. Boten of near Nevada and Mervin E. Carlson son of Mrs. W. F. Carlson of Stratford were united in marriage in a ceremony performed Monday evening at 8:30 at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Myron Boten in Nevada. The Rev. LeRoy Kinser officiated. Vows were taken before an improvised alter banked with a profusion of garden flowers. The bride wore a gown of white crepe and carried an arm bouquet of assorted flowers. Following the ceremony refreshments- were served and the couple left for a honeymoon trip. They will be at home after Sept 15. The bride was graduated from the Nevada high school in 1927 and has taught in the schools of Richland, Nevada and Indian Creek townships. For the past year she was in charge of the Iowa Center school. Mr. Carlson is a graduate of the Stratford high school and for soru time has been the emi.-loy of tb Nelson Melohn road construction company. Guests in the T. 0. Thompson borne are three sons. Cheste Thompson and wife of Tacoma Wash.. O. H. Thompson and wife Milnor N. D. and A. M. Thompson of Coggswdl X. Mrs. Lewis N'eal of Osceola hac her tonsil' removed Monday at the Iowa sanitarium. Miss Frances McKIm who un derweut an operation-last week a the Iowa sanitarium was removee to her home Tuesday. Mrs. George C. White of Mason City has been a guest since Sun day in the home of Miss Carrie Ed wards. On Thursday Mrs. White and Miss Edwards are motoring to Chicago where they will attend the world's fair. Thei Rev. and Kinser had as their guests recent- County Society Neu* Mrs. H. LeRoy ly their former Drake university classmate, the Rev. and Mrs. R. C. Reed of Ottumwa and their children, Wilma, Darlene and Joan. For the past 15 years the two couples have been together every summer but one. Mrs. John Pryor was taken to the Deaconess hospital in Mar shelltown Friday where she is taking treatment for a cataract on one of her eyes. Clifford Larson motored to Graettinger during the week end for his wife and children who had spent two weeks with Mr. Larson's parents, Mr. and Mrs. John McDonald. Mr. and Mrs. Serwood Burns of east of Iowa Center spent last week at the home of Mrs. Burns' parents. At the Hospitals 1 Mary Greeley Admitted—Mrs. R. R. Wilcox, Mrs. W. E. Galligan. Dismissed—Jessie Powell, A. D. Newman, Kathryn Benbrook. BIRTHS To Mr. and Mrs. R. R. Wilcox, a daughter, August 23 at the Mary Greeley^ hospital. To Mr. and Mrs. W. E. Galligan, a son, August 22 at the Mary Greeley hospital. Mr. Galligan is a professor in-- the civil engineering department at Iowa State college. —^ Spiritualism is treated sympathetically in films 'or the first time in "Supernatural," the weird story of a young girl whose body is possessed by the -pint of a murderess. The film will be shown at the Capital Thursday only. Victor and Edward Halperin, producers of "White Zombie" and other pictures of the type, produced it for Paramount with Carole lx>mbard, Randolph Scott, Vivienne Osborne, Allan DInehart, H, B. Warner and William Farnum in the cast. The film Is a most sympathetic treatment of the occult sciences brought to public attention in the last dscade by such famous believers as sir Oliver Lodge and Sir Arthu:- Conan-Doyle. Yet. at the same tin\e. It exposacs the Cook Family In Annual Reunion The annual reunion of the Cook and Gerhart families was a delightful affair of Sunday at the Bates timber near Nevada. Over 100 participated In tHe events of the day. During the business session which followed the basket dinner, last year's officers were rejected. They are: J. Neal Clemmer, president; Verna Shaffer, vice president; Bessie Illingsworth, secre- tarjnreasurer. Committees appointed to arrange next'year's reunion are: Program, Colo relatives with Hatde Gearhart chairman; dinner, Delia Coughenour and Verlie Handsaker; ground committee, John Cook jr. The program which was enjoyed consisted of greetings by Hazel Shaffer; duet, Bonnie Bowen and Dickie Torry and readings by Lucille Clemmer and Beulah Fish. The family record for the past year included the birth of twin daughters Arlene and Darlene Tudor granddaughters of John and Marietta Cook, the birth of Chestine Patricia Schlosser, granddaughter of Mrs. Rose Rook, the birth of a son to Mr. and Mrs. Clifford French, a daughter to Mr. and Mrs. Russell French, grandchild of Mr. and Mrs. Charles French, a daughter, Geraldine Faye, granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Fred Cook of Alden, Minn. But one death occurred in the family during the past year, that of John Cook sr., of Nevada. Five marriages were recorded during the year. The oldest member present was Mrs. Rose Cook, Nevada, and youngest -were, the twin daughters of Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Tudor. Mr. and Mrs. Fred Cook of Aldea, Minn., came the longest distance. -' . -4> <g> .«* North Grant Community Meeting Is Postponed The regular meeting of 'th North Grant Community clul which was to have been held Fri day August 25 has been postponet for two weeks until Sept. 8. A that time a reception for new tea chers will be featured. «> » <& To Entertain Lutheran Aid Mrs. E. J. Charlson will be host ess at the regular meeting of the Lutheran Ladles aid Thursday August 31 in the church in Gilbert 3> <& <& Sunday School Class Holds Picnic Mrs. G. W. Mills and her Sunday school class of junior boys enjoy ed a picnic and weiner roast Fri day afternoon at the Wherry tim her near McCallsburg. Mrs. Mill was accompanied by Mr. Mills and Jack. Nail former teachers of the class. ard'B Hearty Hustlert , "Wall Shelve*," aad sixth to Mabel Tyler and Irene Halverwn of the Clever Climbers, "Marbleized Paper and its Uses." The record book entered by Mildred Baldus placed first over a large entry list of 114, with other places awarded as follow: Second, Marie Inglls; third, Helen Kingsbury; fourth, Ellen Vogt; fifth. Hop* Hadley; sixth. Helen Ingebritson; seventh, Helen Mo Kinney; eighth, Frances Swltzer; ninth, Lois Grierson; tenth, Irene Halverson. Thirteen girls of the 51 who countless trio!™ )> y which many so-called "mediums" mulct thon-.. sands of anjjuishcd bolievera each to in-.ko curtail)*; fifth lo year. HEALTHIEST BOY ANG GIRL NAMED (Continued from Page One.) college, and the Loyal Lafayette Lassies club presented the play "Tbe Path Between." Mrs. John Mather, county 4-H club leader, announced winners in the girls division while H. J. Montgomery, county agent, announced winners. in the livestock show. The auditorium was filled to capacity. The prize winning home furnishing booth was exhibited by the Peppy Pals club. The leader is Mrs. William .Hadley." Second place was awarded to the Happy Hearts group, Mrs. Victor Riley, leader; third to Sunny South Servers, Mrs. Orville Nelson, leader; fourth to Clever Climbers, Mrs. M. L. Nernes, leader; fifth to Howard Hearty Hustlers, Mrs. K. P. Teig, leader; and sixth to Milford Merry Maids, Mrs. George R. Sowers, leader. Twelve clubs had prepared jooths .with 114 girls exhibiting in the booths and in the individual displays. Winners in the individual exhibits were announced Tuesday night as follows: Class 239—An interesting center n a girl's room which must include at least three articles, one of which is a piece of natural re- inished wood—First, Mildred Baldus; second, Mary Allen. Class 240—An interesting cen- er in a girl's room which must include at least three articles, one of which is a piece of painted or enameled wood—First, Vera Tyer; second, Marguerite Berrett. Class 241—An interesting cen er in a girl's room which must include at least three articles ,one of which is a piece of improved iurniture—First, Helen Ingebritson: second, Helen Osheim. Class 247—Window curtains — ^irst, Myrtle Halverson; second, Mary Allen; third, Evelyn Halver;on; fourth, Irene Halverson. Class 248—Laundry bags, wall >ockets or dress protector—First, Jernadene Wheelock; second, Lois 'ausch; third, Evelyn Halverson. Class 250—Waste basket—First, Marie Riley; second, Lorine Bi- hop. Class 251—Book cover or port- olio—First, Mildred Baldus; second, Hope Hadley; third, Marie tiley; fourth, Elsie Weeks; fifth, Kllen Vogt; sixth, Jeannette Switer. Class 252—Dresser scarf—First, Frances Jones; second, Hope Hadey; third, Helen Ingebritson. . Glass 253—Coverlet: First, Mael Tyler; second. Elaine Holland. Class 255—Decorative pillow— 'irst, Lois Grierson; second, Opal .arson; third, Judith Henryson; curj.h, Mildred Baldus; fifth, Elie Weeks; sixth, Mildred Holland. Marie Inglis and Lois Wilson, he home ; furnishing demoristra- ion-team'of the Happy" Hearts lub, won first in the demonslra- ion contest with their work on recaning of chairs. The Peppy >als team, Helen McKinney and ,ois Grierson, whose subject was ox pillows, placed second. Third lace went to Doris Sorenson and ienevieve Donaldson of Milford Merry Maids, who demonstrated n ideal makeshift closet; fourth ilace (o Marguerite Berrett and orino Bishop of (he Sunny South Sowers, who demonstrated how 'l'tlK Helen Osheim of How- wrote in the music memory contest had perfect scores. Six of the thirteen were from the Clever Climbers club, which placed first in tbe contest, and six were from the Sunny South Servers group, which placed second. The Happy Hearts club was third, the Peppy Pals fourth, Loyal Lafayette Lassies fifth and Awol sixth. Perfect papers were submitted by Lois Fausch, Evelyn Halverson, Irene Halverson, Myrtle Halverson, Mabel Tyler, Vera Tyler, Ruth Boyd, Margaret Quigley, * Mary Jane Quigley, Ellen Vogt, Helen Kline, Lorine Bishop and Lois Grierson. Announcement of winnings from the livestock show revealed that Joe Duea had shown the grand champion junior shorthorn calf and .that Kenneth Nelson had exhibited the champion market litter. All classes in the livestock show except sheep had been judged Tuesday. Sheep judging was done Wednesday. » The complete list of winners in the stock show follows: BABY BEEVES . Grand champion junior shorthorn calf—Joe Duea. Sr. Shorthorn—Adeline Hill, first; Robert Proctor, second; Gale Max Plagmann, third. Jr. Shorthorn—Joe Duea, first; Max McBrlde, second; Helen Hill, third. • Sr. Herefords—Harvey Hansen, first; Merrill Heintz, second; Frances Heintz, third. Jr. Herefords—Harlow McBrlde, first; George Gaunt, second; Max McBride, fciird. Sr. Angus — Harlow McBride, first; Charles Hilburn, second; 'Walter Dale, third. Jr. Angus—George Gaunt, first; Harlow McBride, second; Junior Allen, third. DAIRY HEIFERS Purehred first year. Holsteins— Robert Fincham, first; Marjorie Fincham, second; Lester Shickell, third. Grade first year Holsteins— Weldon Kingsbury, first; Donald Thompson, second; Carroll Larson, third. Purebred second year Holsteins —Clifton King, first; 'Horace Ward, second. Grade second year Holsteins— Arnold Skromme, first. Purebred first year' Guernseys —Carroll Wilson, first. Grade first year Guernseys— Willard Johnson, first; Rex Wilson, second; Allen Bentley, third. Purebred second year Guern- seys—Allen Bentley, first; Car- roil. Wilson, second. Grade second year Guernseys- Darwin Borts, first. Purebred Brown Swiss—Milton Safley, first and second. Jerseys—Robert Baldus, first; Raymond Wilson, second; Robert Baldus, third. Ayrshires — Arnold Skromme, first and second. 52 Homemaking Instructors Now In Session Here Fifty-two of the 61 vocational bomemaking instructors In Iowa public schools were enrolled Tuesday morning at the opening of the third annual state conference of their association at Iowa State college. Teachers must take care, that their standards do not lower, they must watch that the quality of their work is not lessened in these times of decrease In their compen- station, Dean Genevieve Fisher o£ home economics at Iowa State said in her welcoming address following a breakfast at the Union Tuesday morning. Sessions are being held in Mackay auditorium, Home Economics hall. Dean Fisher asked the teachjers to cooperate more vigorously than ever before with county relief workers and farm bureau leaders. Mary Beard of Ames, who has been teaching at Jesup, reported on the national home economics convention held in Milwaukee at the end of June and attended by over 1,000 teachers and other home economics workers. Talks were given Tuesday afternoon by F. E. Moore, state director of vocational education, and Miss Mary Farris, state supervisor of homemaking. followed. Group discussions Prof. W. H. Lancelot, head of vocational education at Iowa State, will be the principal speaker Wednesday afternoon. .-' Prof. Hester Chadderdon of home economics education at Iowa State; Miss Agnes Samuelson, state superintendent of public instruction; and Mrs. Alma Jones, extension specialist in child care and parent training, will be the Thursday speakers. The annual business meeting and election of officers of the Iowa Vocational Homemaking association will be held Thursday morning. Sessions of the conference are being presided over by Miss Marguerite Wherry of Radcliffe, president of the association. DRAFT COLTS Only three shown—Billy Me- Bride, first; Dale Manning, second; Franklin Fink, third. SWINE Grand; champion market litter- Kenneth Nelson. Market litter—Dwayne Sorts, first; William Deal, second. Market harrow—Eugene Cooper, first; Kenneth Nelson, second and third. .'' Poland China—Merritt Kennedy, 'irst, gilt, boar and litter; Jasper Risdal, second, gilt, boar and litter Spotted Poland China—Charles kelson, first gilt, second letter, Jiird boar; Kenneth Nelson, first litter, second boar, second gilt; Jesse Erickson, third gilt,, third ttter, fourth boar; Julius Johnson, Irst 'boar. Duroc Jersey—Laverne Elding, Irst gilt, first litter, second boar; Dixon Harper, first boar, second gilt, second litter: Paul Deal, third on gilt, boar and litter. Hampshire—Joe Fitzgerald, first gilt'and litter, second boar; Robert Fincham, second gilt and litter, first boar. Chester- White—Eugene Cooper, first on gilt, boar and litter. la. Legion Head to Address State Auxiliary's Meet SIOUX CITY to)—Leo Duster of Cedar Rapids, commander of the Iowa American Legion, was scheduled to give the principal address at the opening- of the annual convention of the Iowa American Legion auxiliary here Tuesday. W. Earl Hall of Mason City, past commander of the Legion, and R. J. Laird of De» Moines, state adjutant, also were to give talks before the auxiliary members. The convention will hold memorial services during this morning sessions and will hold group conferences in the afternoon. The annual convention banquet will follow the conferences. Members of the executive committee met here Monday to arrange for convention details. This group included Mrs. Skelly of Des Moines, Mrs. O. A. Thompson of Dallas Center, president, Mrs. J. C. Underkofler of Britt, Miss Josephine Jones of Davenport and Mrs. C. M. Vetter of Atlantic. Four hundred members had registered Monday night. BAKER TO HEAD PACIFIC HIP American Honored at Banff Session Banft. Alta.. <t'.P>—Newton D. Bak^r. secretary of war for the United States in the administration of President Wilson, Tuesday became general chairman of th« Institute of Pacific Relations. Baker, long a leader in movements to better international understanding, urged the conference to intensify its efforts in providing scientific data regarding the nations of the Pacific "The root of all international conflict," Baker declared, "is. lack of understanding. It should be the duty of the Institute to direct its energies toward supplying an intelligent body of public opinion. "No nation can long persist in policies which conflict with organized public opinion. That is at once the strength* and the weakness 1 of modern civilization." Baker stressed the adult educational movement as one of the world's strongest bulwarks against international misunderstandings. "When the world realizes tiat the process of education must nev- stop, that man must either progress or deteriorate, we will have taien a long step forward," said the new Pacific institute leader. Baker will direct efforts of the institute to raise its unofficial status as the chief source of accurate and impartial material concerning the Pacific. He characterized the institute as a strong force for peace in the far east. Dr. Sophia Chen Zen, leading Chinese woman delegate, told the institute that western missionary efforts in China are doomed because her race "js not a religious one." "Cultured Chinese bitterly resent the Implications of missionaries that they must be saved from a heathen state," she declared. Dr. Zen, a prominent Chinese writer, added that "second generation missionaries' in China realize the situation and are urging their churches to confine their efforts to the medical and educational fields where they have real contribution 'to make." FEDERALINCOME JUMPS THIS MO Nation Living Within Its Means POULTRY Wyandottes Cockerel—Galen Andrew, first; ranklin Fink, second; Pullet — Galen Andrew, first; Franklin Fink, second. Pen—Wendell Luscalett, first; Galen Andrew, second. Leghorns Cockerel—Oscar Serbein. first; Ronald Moses, second; Tom Lo«'- ry, third. Pullets—Ronald Moses, first; Oscar Serbein, second: Tom Lowry third. Pen—Oscar Serbein, first; Ronald Moses second; Tom Lowry, .hird. White Rocks Cockerel — George Christian, "irst; Tom Lowry, second; Frankin Fink, third. ' Pullet—Sherman Larson, first; Tom Lowry. second; Lowell Hob- rland, third. Pen—George • Christian, first; Wendell Luscaleet, second; La von- na .Larson, third. Orpington Cockerel — Vera Tyler, first; Mable Tyler, second; "Date Atkin>on, third. Pullet—-Lowell Hoberland, first; Dale Atkinson, second. Pen—(No first) Lowell Hober- and second: Vera Tyler third. Barred Rocks Cockerel — Lowell Hoberland, irst; Robert'Nelson, second. Pullet—Lowell Hoberland, first. Pen—Robert Nelson, first; Low- 11 Hoberland, second; Franklin 'Ink, third. Miscellaneous Cockerel — Lowell Hoberland, Irst; Galen Andrew, second. Pullet—Galen Andrew, first; Lowell Hoberland, second. Prn-~LowHl Hoberland. first Galrn Andrew, second. KELLEY — Fred Cole of Boone, J. A. Snyder of Ames and Arch Howard of Alleman won first, second and third places, respectively, for the best auctioneering at the market day sale held at Kelley Saturday for the benefit of the Kelley fair association. Judges were Dr. T. E. Sexauer, A. B. Kirk and Jack Van Cleve of Ames. Winners were selected not only on the basis of their auctioneering anility but also on the basis of how they worked the ring for their competitors. Other contestants were J. E. Allen of Ames, Cliff Herstrum of Madrid, Bert Hokel of Alleman, Lloyd Eveland and Lew Stensland of Kelley. Since the sale was not as large as was anticipated, the fair management voted to held another sale Tuesday, September 5. Several of the auctioneers present for the Saturday sale indicated their willingness to donate their services again September 5. Money secured at the sales will be used to stage the annual Kelley institute and fair. Grand Jury Will Question Medalie on Gang Charges NEW YORK. <U.E>—United States Attorney George Z. Medalie was summoned Monday by the New York county grand jury in an unprecedented action to elaborate his charge that New York political leaders are allied with gangsters and racketeers. The grand jury went over the head of Tammany-controlled , district attorney's office **n the summoning of Medalie for examination Monday and its investigation will be conducted without the aid of the customary representative of the county prosecutor. Baptist Boys Take 3-day Camping Trip A Rrotip of boys of the Baptist Sunday school left Wednesday at 8 a. m. from the church for a three-days outing at a cabin on t ho Des Molnea river, v;est of Boone, They will bt> under the leadership o'f !.<>'» Animc. All boys desiring lo R° are to be at WASHINGTON TUB — A torren of miscellaneous internal revenu payments unsurpassed since war time enabled the federal govern ment to live within its income in the first seventeen days of August Some economists forecast as a re suit that the peak of the depres sion tax burden has been reached Statistics for the 17-day period available. Monday - indicated tha internal revenue collections in August, exclusive of income taxes would reach the highest level since war days. Increased business ac tivity and new taxes, especially on beer, account for the higher revenue. In the first 17 days of August $88,873,198 poured into the govern ment's treasury in beer, cigarette gasoline and similar taxes, agains $68,274,966 in the first 17 days of July. July's miscellaneous interna revenue quota was the heaviest for any month since August, 1922. Total income from August 1 to 17 was ?123,823,259, while "ordinary" expenses were $123,732,428. In addition, $83,920,663 was spent for "emergency needs," but this wil. be paid for by amortization over a long period and is not counted as current expenditure under the bud get. The treasury is receiving funds at the rate of more, than $16,000,000 a month thru taxes on the manu facture and sale of beer; $15,000,000 from the cent federal gasoline tax, and approximately $40,000,000 from levies qn the manufacture and sale of tobacco. From the present rate of acceleration/ government economists forecast an income of $1,250,000,000 in Internal revenue exclusive of income taxes in the current fiscal year, ending June 30, 1934. In the last fiscal year, $557,858,123 was derived from this source. Included in internal revenue collections is the 5 per cent dividend tax and the capital stock tax voted by the last session of congress to help finance the recovery program. But tho new emergency taxes account for much of the increased revenue, collections from regular taxes also have shown a steady increase since March. From July 1 to August 17 this year miscellaneous internal revenue collections amounted to $201.952.871, compared with $75,968.935 in the corresponding period last year. Income taxes fn the period this year were only $19,368,612 against $22,415.615 a year ago. In view of the steadily rising tax revenues and prospects of a new reservoir of taxes from repeal of the ISth amendment, many economists bplipve that the country's tax burden will begin to decline soon, as conditions approach normality. The upturn in business has removed many worries from treasury officials who had visions of further heavy increases in taxes last March, when they undertook to bring government income in line with expenses. Many of these problems have been solved automatically hy increased taxes resulting from greater business activity. flJTATE CENTER 1 STATE CENTER Aug. 19— Among those who huve gone to Chicago from her« the past week end to visit the Century of Progress World's fair nre: Mr. and .the church at S o'clock, prepared Mrs. Elmer H. doodman and son, Uor the camp. «Doles and vprnon Hamm, Mrs. N. Y. Assembly Approves Death In Kidnap Cases ALBANY, N. Y. (U.E) — New York states special legislature acting upon recommendations of Governor Lehman, has approved a bill providing a maximum death penalty for kidnaping. The action was a direct result of the abduction of John J. O'Connell jr., nephew of the politically powerful O'Connell brothers of Albany. Tiie measure was transmitted to the governor for his signature. His approval was assured despite elimination of one provision of his recommendations which would have made payment of ransom or partic ipation in negotiations for the re lease of a kidnaped person a felony iiffo HEAR MEDALIE Invites Attorney To Name Names NEW YORK <U.E?—A-rebellious grand jury excluded a representative of the Tammany district attorney Tuesday and investigated the connection between machine politics and racketeering. ^George Z. Medalie. United States attorney, who startled the United States senate inquiry into racketeering by declaring he could name four New York city politicians associated with rackets and racketeers, was invited to give his evidence despite the disapproval of assistants of District Attorney Thomas C. T Grain. The grand jury action was almost without precedent. Altho New York law gives grand juries power to investigate whatever, they, please, even a district attorney, they ordinarily follow the paths which tbe district attorney chooses. Grain, who has been under fire repeatedly for inactivity, obviously wished to ignore Medalie's charge and his willingness io "name names" before the grand jury. Monday the grand jury, after a stormy session during which shouting and table thumping could be heard thru closed doors, invited Medalie and Justice Frederic Kernochan of special sessions court, who made similar but more general charges, to testify. Medalie accepted the invitation. He told the senatorial committee he could name more than four, but the four he bad in mind "stood out." fAOXTBUB mmmm**ntm — • .^^^^^™ Clark Score* in ' Court Hearing on Right to Position DES MOINES «IE> — A defcnse Point that insurance commissioner E. W. Clark had been ruled ineligible to otfice by Attorney General Ed O'Connor was struck from district court records Tuesday at the order of Judge Allan Herrick. The point was raised Monday by Asst. Atty. Gen. Leon Powers in answer to a writ of mandamus to compel State Comptroller C. B. Murtagh to pay Clark's salary, which is being helu up pending clarification of the controversy. Clark, who brot the action, moved that the attorney general's opinion be struck from the records, and was upheld in Tuesday's decision. Clark's attorney contended that the attorney general's opinion did not bear on the subject as defined by the state constitution. Vitalized Oil —is the new paint discovery. Only Wallhide has it.' H. L. Munn Lumber Company Phone 3 Selma Riemenschneider, Miss Woods, Miss Norma Cambell and Gladys Meads, Miss Margaret G. B. Davis. This is the Century of Progress! The World Moves WATCH Tomorrow's Announcement SMOKE STEADILY AT A PARTY roy CAN SMOKE CAMELS ONE AFTER THE OTHER ...THEY TASTE GRAND AND NEVER JANGLE YOUR NERVES Rubber Dollars! HOW OFTEN have you and friend wife wondered how "the Joneses" seemed to do so much, on their income? From remarks dropped by Jones, you're almost certain you earn as much as he. You're dead certain you and your wife are not extravagant or wasteful. Yet the Joneses do little things you can't afford—and have little things for which you can't spare the money. How come? The truth is that the Joneses have a secret. They have discovered a way of putting rubber into dollars. Through the knowledge of this secret they have learned that a dollar can b« stretched beyond its ordinary buying limits. What is this secret? They read the advertisements ! In the advertisements in this newspaper, reliable merchants and manufacturers offer you their finest values. Before going to the stores to buy, shop here first. Compare products until you've found just what you want. Compare prices until you've pleased your purse. You'll save endless hours of weary walking. And you'll buy with the comforting assurance that every dollar has done its duty! aatXjaiaooaBgitx^

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