Iola Daily Register And Evening News from Iola, Kansas on March 7, 1933 · Page 4
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^ PAGE POUR TteB lOUK DAILY REGISTEIR. >AY EVENING, MARCH 7, ilStA, KANSAS HUTCHINSON IN SEASONfaOSES ilola College Manages io ; Stay Out of Cellar by Narrow Margin ^ Final J. C. Stuulinx*. LOriTG TAKING MIKE Weddy Card Abo Brings SoisiUa GlaOiator to Taeehle Boll Wayne Long is stiU after Mike Hutchinson . El Dorado .. Ooffeyvllle .. Kansas caty Fort Scott .. Parsons Independence aardcn City , lolft w. L. Pet. ...12 1 .7^ ...9 2 .818 ...io 3. .769 ...5 4 .566 .545' ...6 5 .566 .545' ... 5 . 7 .417 ...4 9 .308 ... 1 '4 .200 ...2 10 .167 ... 1 10 .909 Losing but one conference game through the season and defeating every other entrant in the race, the ttutchinson junior college Blue rtragons have ended.the 1933 bas- ketbaU season with their first championship of the Kansas junior college conference. The western club ended the season Friday night with a 34-24 vic- tpiy over Arkansas City. It was the final game of the conference season, and lejft the AJ* City five in • sole possession of the cellar. Hutchinsoii's chahipionshlp was decisive. In addlHofa to taking at least *6ne victory at ithe expense of each of the nine oUier teams, the Blue Dragons turned back the sec- ondiplace team. El Dorado, twice. Coffwvllle was the only school able t6 -mk a contest from the chan^, and the Raveps were ousted from their final chance &t a title by the winners themselves /when the two . fives battled at CoffeyviUe ten days ago. In that sUrmiih the winning i sh;ot was in the air when the final ^hlsUe blew. CoffeyVille ended the year in third place. btdependence Near Bottom. Independence, defending champion, passed out early and closed in position number seven. The lola Red Devils vacated their last place hole to the Aik City . cagers, but ended, upl only one step above the disgraceful i^ot. They lost tlie same number i of decisions afc the Aries, ten, but won one more. Francis Sanger, lola forward, jumped from twelfth place in the scoring averages of the league to fifth in the last week of play. His average in 2 games i was 10.17, ac- cprding to figures compiled by,Will Feder, sports editor of the El Dorado Tiites. fTWy Pallettl, Port Spott center, led tneso^rs all detisbn aiid wound •uw'wifti' a' mark of ; 14.82 for ^ 11 «4mc8; tackey, CoffeyVllle center, was the rtjimii^up.-V: ' . ;'-jfenbwlhy-ore thd-'firSt ten play- iw^wlthfeiraverages (fdur or more Chacoma and on Thursday night he will be .allowed to cabOx up with Mike in M. W. A. hall where the two will again toss each other about the canvass in an attempt to settle. a long argument. Chacoma has battered out several victories over Long, according to The Register's inforniption, and Wayne is very persistent in his belief that he is as good as MJKe. Long challenged Chacoma here once before, only to be defeated in a rough match. The lolan . trampled over Long again at Independence the other night In anothei- match thut was rough—rough enough to ca^ the mayor of Independence to nsk! the grapplers to tone down in future matches. "Hie tight didn't help Long's feeling toward Chacoma aqv-, h.xd he ,has asked the local pro- inoter-^who happens to be Cha- cime—for another try. The go will be for two falls out of three in ah hour time limit; For the main event, Chacoma has selected Jack Kline of Joplin to come and play with Bull Henry in a no time limit session. No information Is at hand concerning the Kline person; nor anything riglic fresli on the Bull. , l,v.-ii'.--. Fa. FT. Avg. FailetlVF. S.' .'.'....11 62 39 14.82 Didcey, Cof 13 79 28 14.30 Q^igimaxi, El Do. .11 SO 19 10.83 . Albertson, Par 12 SO 28 10.66 Steger, lola 12 47 28 10.17 tiranfbieiElDb. ..ill -47' 14 10.00 Stftflej^l'H OO';'... Jll!'43 18 B.45 Htt *.'O0fr «7vllJe ';:12 45 20 9.17 T^jdiiter, Hiitch.:... ;12 45 12 • ifm SChfitties,' Kr O. ... 9 33 12 8.66 . ''JA'io^ttf 1^4'playws participated ln^pfay Bhla'year. /^iti^sdectihg all-conference teams, SVJder gave Sanger, and liolph Hen- r^ctas, lola, .guard, honoroUe/ mention. His first team included: Dickey, CoffeyviUe; Fallettl. Fort Scott; Smiley, El Dorado, chabin, Hutchinson; and Fowler, El Dorado. The second team: Albertson, Parsons; Bramble, El Dorado; Geymann, El Dorado; Schier^nan; CoffeyvUle; . abd Martiney, Hutchinson. CHICAGO MOURNS Ctty Awaitinjr the Arrival ot Body ol i Awwwinated Mayor Cennak Chicago,. March 7. (AP)—A met- XOpolis iili. mourning tioday prepared t^'i pay hoina^ at the bier' of its thirtyrsixth mayor. ' Anton J. Cemiak; second executive to die tft offIce and iecond world's fair mayor to be assassinated, will returq to bis final'homecoming to- momrttr. ^x .months after that joyous celebration when Chicagoans welcomed him home from a health- glying sojourn to the land, where he was bom. Members of his official family, close political associates and civic leaders with whom he woriced with untiring efforts to bring the city out of a financial moras, went about the task of completing funeral preparations with heavy hearts. Thousands are expected to watch removal of the" mayor's.body from the special car when It arrives from Florida Wednesday niomlng. A motorcycle escort will lead the procession of mourners to his home. All day Thursday and all that tifght the body will lie in state on a dais draped In mourning in the city haU. Friday, three faiths will unite at the funeral-in mammoth Chicago stadium where in June Mayor Cermak welcomed the hosts of both political parties innatlohal convention. Fuiieral orations will be delivered by Oovemor Henry Homer, the Sev. Dr. John Thompson of the First Methodist church. Rabbi Louis ZiiMaiin and the Rev; Daniel Franley, pastor of St. Vincent De Paul Catholic (dturcb. : " .^Tom the stadium the cortege will go toiBphemian natlidnal cemetery where^the casket, wr^pbed in Chi- csigo's official flag; will be placed in the family mausoleum b^e that of Cermak's wife, Mary, who died four years ago. Truck Driver Killed. . Topcka, Mar. 7. (AP)— Earl B. Craig, truck driver fori the Hutchinson transfer company, died in a h0 (qiltal here today a^ the result of Injuries sustained earlier in the day when the trjick he was driving collided with a mrked trqcic on Highway 40 near Silver Lake, Kas., treat ofnliere. Lawrence Buttoi, of Wakefield, driver of the outlet trudc 6 ^d hia engine had been niissing and be bad atoi^ed to examitie the motor ^^ntte accident beoittid. Cratg NEWS QF LAHARPE Sunsliine Club Honors Mrs. Anna Jaro with Surprise Lnncheon in Her Home in Xenia HUMBOLDTNEWS Memben of Vtashman Class Hfild' Patty at Wgh Scba<ri on , Saturday Night. LAHARPE, Mar. 7—L. C. Sarten made.a business trip to Wichita early Monday morning. < Miss Opal Wdoddall, Fall River, Kas., was.a week-end guest of het friend. Miss Mildred Tredway. Frank l^tevenson made a business trip to Kdnsas City Monday evening. Evan Bfirgland is ill with a severe cold at his home In the southeast part of town. A new sign has been erected. in front of the Somerville Garage announcing that in connection with the garage Mr. Somerville now has a tire shop. Rev. J. W. Howerton did not leave yesterday as he had planhed because of the indefinite postponement of the M. E. church conference. $3.69 PER SQUARE 1'4 Corr. 28-Ga. Galvanized, First Quality Steel Roofing BLAKER LVMM:B CO. Mr. and Mrs. Chas. Uewman and Carol Beth. Mr. and • Mrs. Walter Maudlin and Lois, lola, accompaided byr Mrs. Dora Newman "visited Sunday afternoon in Bronson with Mr. and Mrs. C. O. Stephenson and Mr. and Mfs. Bertrum Stephenson and twin sf^hs, St. Joseph. Mo., who are also visiting there. • i Georgje iMoore, Parsons, spent the week-endfhere with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. James and other relatives and friends. . Frank Troxel drove to Kansas City Monday evening on a business trip.: i: : I-. : Ralph Ensminger, student at the Parsons business College.. Parsons, Kas., spent the week-end* at his home northeast of town. Sympathy is extended to Mrs. pia Shoaf in the death of her niece. Miss Ethel Wajren, at ^her home hear Wheeling, Mo., with pneumo- hia, February 28. Paul Wagnor spent the' week-end in Erie visiting at the home^f Mr. and Mrs.:Beard. 1 Mr. and Mrs. Efwalt Buchholz announced the birth of a 10'^ pound son last week at the home of Mrs. Buchholz's parents, Mr. and Mrs. James Robb. Miss Luthera Schuize, Kansas City, spent the week-end with her parents. Mr. and Mrs. Chas. Schuize and family, south of town, and friends in LaHarpe. Mr. and Mrs. Henry Brock arrived Saturday, afternoon to spend the ^eek-ehd with Mrs. Brock's parents, MJ-. and Mrs. D. F. Yancpy and Mar rie and with relatives in, lola. Mr. and Mrsi Brock retiimed Smiday evening to their home in Elk City. Miss Minnie Feebler. lola, v^as a Week-end guest at the home of; Miss Juanita Stevenson, northeast of La­ Harpe. i Mrs. Walt Bulel and Mrs. Pritchett. Fort Scott, Kas., former members of the Sunshine club, and Mrs. Dora Newman were guests at a surprise luncheon given last week in honor of Mrs. Newman's mother, Mrs. Anna Jaro; at her home in Xenia, by the Sunshine club, j fThe afternoon was spent in quilting; The following wfere present: Beulla Williams, Edna I Anderson, Rosa Pence, Alma Stevenson, Dora Newman, Jeannlne Maye Favre, Frances Windie Pence. Rosa Gregg, Henry Gregg, Nettie Crook, Minnie Gatchell, Ida BueU. Dolly Williaihs, Eva Priteh- ett, Sadie Smith, Ida Osbom, Myf- tle Abbey, Alta Penderson. Rubj Prltehett, Carrie Smith, Olive Abbey, Gehleva Robb. Betty Robb, Esther Robb, Anna Jaro, Bertha Anderson. Mrs. Charles Robb and niece. Miss Irene Robb. Mrs. Jaro has been a member of the club for sometime, and is one of its best loved members. Payroll from Scrip. BartlesvIUe. Okla., Mar. 7. (AP)— The BartlesviUe Daily Enterprise today Issued $500 in scrip backed by the newspaper for use of its employees in trading with advertisers. The scrip. In turn, will be accepted by the newspaper In payment of advertising bills. BUSINESS AS USUAL! We will accept for payment of merchandise upon proper identification all company and produce . checks and personal checks when certification is mode by thfe banker chat funds are there. , This is our cpntribution to "business as u^uaL" jANDREWS&SON I Iol»— MSbaOi ,WMliln(t<« ITOMBOLDT, Mar. 6.—About 75 members of the freshman dass of Humboldt high schodl held a party in the school Saturday night. The time was spent playing games, and at the close refreshmente were served. All present report a most delightful evening spent. A imlque service was held at the Presbyterian church Sunday mora- ihg, though the attendance was interfered with by the : inclement weather prevailing. The minister Dr. Q. W. Horn, had the members stand in groups according to the period, hi which they affiUated with the church, each group stating the year of uniting with the church and the pastor under whose terpi they joined. Following this, an 'In Memoriam" was held of those who had passed away during the past 12'.^ years, one member having been in the church 59 years, one 58, two 57, several about 40 years and the balance ranging from 35 to three years each. This list Included several elders of the church, one organist, one Simday school superintendent and several teachers and prominent missionary leaders. The choir gave a! most appropriate anthem', and altogether the congregation voted it to be a most impressive and inspirational service. A specially convened meeting of the city council was held in the city hall Saturday evening, "when sohie important matters relating to the welfari of the city were disciissed arid disposed of. Jesse Van Nice of Ottawa Junction spent several hours Sunday with his family, returning to duty on the afternoon train. Miss Helen Ruth McWherter, who teaches the Leanna school was a week-end guest of her parents here. A successful food sale was held Saturday by Cfrcle No. 3 of the Methodist church in the office of the Kansas Utilities company. Mr. and Mrs. Walter J. Crook of Humboldt entertained as their Sunday guests, Mrs. Ruth N. Gard and daughters, Betty, Helen, and Shirley, of lola. Mr. and Mrs. Ed Ladd, Humboldt, had as their guests Sunday Mr. and Mrs. C. E. Turner and family of Allen Center district. Mrs. Hunt, Humboldt, with other relatives, spent Thursday with her father, helping him to celebrate his sixty-ninth birthday. Mr. and Mrs. V. B. Gardner and children, west of Humboldt, attended a surprise" party for Miss Vail Clory of Chanute Saturday.- The Cottage Grove Ladies' Aid society, southeast of Humboldt, will meet with Mrs. Eugene Johnson Thursday for an all day session. Mrs. W. H. McCullough of Gha- nute returned home Monday after-' noon, following a few days' visit with Mrs. T. F. Malsbury, Humboldt. . Robert Oehlert of Humboldt, who is 80 years old, father of Mrs. Henry W. Wulf of Humboldt, was taken Monday morning to the Johnson hospital in Chanute to receive treatment for a fractured right hip. It is feared his recovery may be retarded due to his; advanced age. Mr. and Mrs. Lester Roberts, east of Humboldt, are the proud parents of a son bom to them the latter part of last month. A well attended and most interesting meeting of the members of the American Legion, their wives and friends, was held in the Legion hall Friday night. Refreshments followed the program. Mrs. F. B. Bailey of Bridge street, who has been seriously ill for the past several months, is making a slow but satisfactory recovery. Mr. and Mrs. Dan Bailyss, east of Humboldt, are the parents of an 8- pound girl bom to them February 27. The son of Axel Bloom, southeast of Humboldt, who was kicked in the head by a horse recently, is making satisfactory progress. LEAGUE OFFICIALS TO MEET Bank Holiday Not to Interfere with Twilight Plans. A.'t. Neete, secretary of the Twilight league informed The Register this afternoon tliat regardless of .snow, rain, bank moratoriums, or what not, officers, managers., and other officials:of the league would hold the annual spring meeting in city hall at 7:30 tonight. Important decisions made nt tlie meeting will be passed on to hungry; fans in tomorrow's issue oj. The Register. New Oklahoma Pool Opened. Seminole, Okla., Mar. 7, (AP)— The Carter oil company's No. 1 Community Keokuk well, estimated good for 10,000 barrels of oil a day, opens a new pool in northwestern Seminole county and extends the greater Seminole area five miles north. The well was completed yesterday, FREO^ES AN0^ M FRPP^ In! DIVIMIN6 MEEDLE. LOCATES A TUEASURE BURIED OKI THE BEACH 6ALEM PAWSl FRAKinCAUy IM THE SOFT SAND — OF COLONY Crowd Attends Sale of Antomobiles and Sees Low Prices Take Most of Thonl Training Camp Notes, Paso Robles, Calif j— Regulars of the Pittsburgh Pirates hope .to take their second game in a row'fyom the Yannigans today and are banking on the pitching of Bill Swift and BUI Harris to give them victory. Steve Swetonlc : and Heine Meine will hurl for the Yannigans. The regulars yesterday bunched 13 hits. off' Walte Hoyt and Larr* French to'win, 4 to 2. •" Miami, Fla.—It appeared today that Brooklyn's holdout problems were about ready for complete solution. Hack Wilson, Joe Stripp, Danny Taylor and Al Lopez all have yet to sign contracts but Taylor and Lopez were in conference with club officials yestei^ay and may come to terms today. Stripp is holding forth at Orlando and Hack Wilson on his way to camp from his home in West Virginia. UP;energy on the diamond. Gerald Walker, who.joined the squad Sunday, clouted a ball over the 18-foot left; field wall whidi is 353 fe6t from home plate. New :Orleans—it looks as if the Cleveland. Indians are going through another season without a reliable isottthp&w; , . , , . Manager Roger Peckinpaugh made no secret today of his disappointr ment over :the condition of Bill Perrin, youthful lefthander, whose wind and general condition are far below par. . •The disappointment, however, is offset to a large extent by the excellent condition of a crew of right­ handers. REGIONAL PLAY POSTPONED Tonmaments Moved Back a Week Because of Bank Situation. Avalon. Calif.-Mark Koenig, viio came back to help the Chicago <3ubs win the.National League championship last year, after, being sent to the minors by Detroit of the American League, apparently will be hard to keep out of the Bruin lineup this year. , Bill Jurges, leading fielding shortstop of the league last year, was favored to be the regidar on the job this year, but Koenig has been setting so much of a pace that he may crowd the youngster out of a starting job. San Antonio, Tex.—Three more Tigers were to join the club's preliminary workout in training camp today. They were: diaries Geh- rlnger, Marvin Owen, and Bill Rogell, all Infielders. They arrived last night. Yesterday the Tigers played hookey" and escaped the watehful eye of Manager Bucky Harris long enough to let out some of their pent Good Bank Checks (If not too ikrge an amount) ARE GOOD AT Vine Oil & Gas Co. Gas Market Took a Drop Business As Usual! If your credit or checks were good wit |i us last week, are good now! they J. L. STRAWDERMAN, Mgn jOpposite Ice Plant Phone 489 Topeka, Kas., Mar. 7. (AP)—E. A. Thomas, secretary of the state high school athletic association yesterday announced the re^onal and state Class A and B basketball tournaments had been postponed a week because of the disturbed, banking situation. The regional tournaments, which were scheduled for next week-end have been set for March 16.17, and l8, and the state meets at Salina and Topeka have been scheduled :for March 23, 24, and 25. The state Class A meet will be held here and the Class B tournament at Salina. COLONY, Mar. 7.—J. M. Nolan spent last week on business in the Lamont district. The state fioard of health sent a recent statement to the superintendent of the water works, D. D. Wilmoth, stating that the city water was in excellent condition, [w. O. Wilson accompanied Joseph Nolan to Greeley Monday on business. I Mr. and Mrs. Hervey Bell and daughter of Tonganoxle spent the week-end with relatives In Colony. I Miss Beula Moore has moved from rooms at the Clarence Chiton t^me to.an apartment at the C. H. Johnson rooming house. J Miss Prances Goodell entertained ii}e following; at supper Sunday evening: Miss Prances Swickard, Telford Young, and John Heimerich, of Manhattan. I Mrs. J. H. Skourup, who has been dangerously (ill is little Improved. IMlss Mau^ Caldwell was leader of the Yourigr People's union meet- lijig held In the Community church Sunday evening. The lesson topic w|as the "Value of Man." Dean brooks, Mrs. R. S. Brooks, and Mary cialdwell spoke on special topics and later a general discussion was held. Ejuring the business meeting new officers were elected and iljwas decided to have a party Thursday n|ght following choir practice, in the basement of the Community church, "lihe dues were also lowered. Because the church conference has been indefinitely postponed, there will be no church services in the evenings for several Sundays. Next Sunday morning the Rev. E..N. Phillips has kindly consented to deliver a-sermon. In the near-*»ture a program will be given in place of the usual morning service. Colony business houses are finding it a hardship to regulate their business according to the new banking conditions. It is hoped that the law is only temporary and will soon be lifted. Mr. and Mrs. Paul Holzapfel of Kansas City spent the week-end visiting their mother, Mrs. Clara Holzapfel, and other relatives. C. Heinleln and Mary Heinlein. south of Colony, spent Monday at the Daisy Pogleman home. Mr. and Mrs. O. F. Haas and Mr. and Mrs. George Ewen were Tola visitors Sunday evening. • F. L. Mason made a business trip to lola Friday afternoon. O. F. Haas was a business visitor in Ottawa Saturday. Mr. and Mrs. Glen Ferguson arid family, Kincaid, spent Sunday afternoon with her father, F. L. Mason. Avery McDowell, lola, was in Colony on business yesterday. Mrs. George Ewen is the new editor of the Colony Free Press. James Bpgart reagalns in his position as linotype operator. Hervey Bell, of Tonganoxle, is the business manager. Mrs. Ewen succeeds Reed D. Mole^worth. who.was editor for the past seven :months. : : Waiter Hull transacted business in lola Saturday. Bill Latham was an lola visitor Saturday. Mrs. C. N. Tonkin spent Saturday in Kansas City. County Commissioner Theo Sher- erwas in Gamett on business Monr day. Wade .Moslng attended the show In lola Sunday night. On account of the rain, the remodeling of the Theo Sherer house north of CJolony has been discontinued for a few days. Jim Post spent Friday night and Saturday with his brother, John Post. Mr. Post was en route from Fall City, Neb., to his home in Chanute. Olin Jordan, lola. spent Sunday at the A. V. Scott home. Carl Williams of Lamed spent Sunday visiting his brother, Ross Williams and family. The condition of Lawrence Nolan, who has been ill with the hiccoughs for the past week, remains nearly the same. A rather large crowd attended the T lHE Kentucky 'Derby is ruil" a distance ol ONE AND ONE- QUARTER I MILES. The Boston Mountains are iu: ARKANSAS.. Forty-five degrees is ONE- EIGHTH of a circle. IOLABLP;W.TO NOTE NATIONAL WOMEN'S WEEK (Contlnned From Pa^ One) of whatever capacities they may possess." Although not held during the actual week itself, the annual public relations banquet of the lola cliib will be served at the Portland hotel I on Mlarch 17 and will f|nd some of its inspiration from the week pre- ceedlng the actual meeting. The banquet Is to come at the tiine of the regular monthly meeting and many guests are expected to attend. A small ad m the Classified columns often puts over a big deal. car sale held In the:Golden garage yesterday morning, with R M. Mc-, Caughey as the auctioneer. These cars were put ulp for sale by the First National bank, and althoukK some controversy, arose because litj was impossible to ijeceive a .bill of sale, all cars were sold. Cars brought thp following prices: Chevrolet.! truck. $20; Ford sedan, $8.(X); Essex coach, $2.25;. Ford coupe, $5.50; Star, $15; Ford roadster, $22.50; Essex sje- dan, $15; Chevrolet coach, $10.50; tractor, $8. Fred iSchalnost,; F. E. Wilmoth, Homer Stout, and CJharles Rose purchased the truck and cars, respectively. The others were bought by men from out of town. j Mrs. Florence Jackson entertained the Younger Set club at her home Wednesday aftehioori. Clever initiation was held for the new member, Mrs. Herbert Henderson. Games were played and a business meeting was conducted. At a later hour the hostess served lovely refreshments. The guests were Miss Maude Jonqs. Mrs. Lena Speece. and Miss Ruby Speece. The following members were present: Mrs. Leroy BOrriflT Mts. Wilbur Bogqe, Mrs; j VemoR. Chot: terton, Mrs. Charles; Short, M^. Clarence fjolton, Mrs..Georae Ewen, Mrs. Clyde;Hamilton, Mrs.CJarenie Lay, Mrs. Raymond Newlon, Mrs. Leo Scully, Mrs. B. K. Stanford of lola. Mrs. H;erbert HSenderson, aqd Mrs. Lee Baiter. 1 Iowa Farmer Burned Fatally. Red Oak, la.. Mar, 7. (AP)—Gus Nylander, 38, and his son. Robert, 9. were burned to death when fliic. destroyed the Nylander farm home, seven miles southeast of here earij- today. Mrs. Nylander and two other children escaped in their night clothes. HimRT! POSITIVELY LAST TIMES TODAY! -E01ME -n CANTOR Breaking all laff records as >'The Kid From Spain** 1:15-7:15-9:15 10c-25c WEDNESDAY A thrilling advienture-romahce oi today's giant air liners —soinething new in movies!! ADMISSION— THE J. F, GRENNAN PRODUCE CO. C. O. COGHILL, Manager POULTRY AJfD EGGS Egg Cases anaSuppliea start Your Chicks Right USE PILLSB0RY STARTING FOOD Old and Reliablfr-Established 1911 Corner Monroe ;»nd EUn (JuRt West of the Water Tower)! Do You Know That the United States was the chief knocker at the door of sleeping Japan in the 19th century? and—— That we have new -low prices on Firestone Spark Plugs and Batteries. CITY OIL CO. D. C. Diillea, Mgr. Washington and Broadway FIRESTONE-TEXACO . EXTKM Ro9coe (Fatty) ARBUCfELf: ^In his first talking comedy "HEY, POP!" Screen Snapshot and Bend Act! They've Stood the Test o( Tiiat Established 1906 WiUiams Monumei^' Works ' 301 So, Wash. tola, KM. AMBULANCE SERVICE LADY EMBALMEB A. R. SLEEPER Funeral Director JAMES KINSER, Assistant lola, Kansas, March 7,1933. DEAR FRIENDS: Patrons have frequently toW us that most folks would appreciate information on various services the pjiodern funeral director provides, and a so suggestions on what to do in time of need. ' ji' , We have long hesitated to do anything about it, however, for;fear of offending the! sensitive feelings of those we have been privileged to serve. But, as we learned more and more of the appreciation for this sort of information in ottler communities, we concluded that you might be just as much interested. It is a fact that most folks who call on us, know practically nothing about burial goods, or about the many things that must be done when the need arises. Of course, we try to relieve bur patrons of every possible detail of responsibility, in order to lighten their burden of gtief. We acivisethem as sincerely as we wouM like to be advised under similar circumstances. But this experience so frequently repeated, has firm.ly convinced us that every person should find out about these things before necessity arises, while the mind is free to compare values carefully and to judge wisely. In our future messages we shall.try to give you some of this importanj; information. However, if you would prefer to get the information first-hand^or to ask any question, we shall be delighted to have you visit our mortuary.- '

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