The Malvern Leader from Malvern, Iowa on July 27, 1933 · Page 1
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THE LEADER NO. 3. Show Often* ter Fifty* Ninth Annual Pair Tnfe« fitenti* Twa Day Sttawt Otfef 0|f«aifig with * bit fright gfeow, following fentry Day, the Mifl* County Fair will swing Into (tight* and two days of entertainiaeflt oft Aug. 8. Already mnch of the program is pMtidfedj the Ptemlnm List, with its catalog of awards and fttues, tt oft the pfess, and everything i« rapidly coming into line fot a most worthwhile showing Aug. 8, 9, 19. Enterprising Mills county merchants hsve entered into the spirit and are providing tickets fof the opening night show tot their customers. With these tick* , «ts and a ditte admission for this program is .assured, other eve* nlng programs will be SI cents. Following s heavy day's Work, listing all the entries and getting .them in line for future showing patrons will enjoy the Night , 8hoW on the opening evening. Everything has already -been pro- tided to insure the success of this program. The WlzlaroW^ovelty Circus will provide sit big sets of music, acrobats, animals, clowns, etc. ss the first part ot the program. This part ot the program alone is worth far more than admission fee; yet it is only a third of the program, Following that there will be a (Continued on page 4) NIGHT SHOW i «** tfci tt«etiftf of tlie »***•*** Coinfflaafty etab sehedBted lot fttesdiy etenifig ftfcttt t&fs ffcfrsftk? efrenifcg. it wltt Meet in the dommuhity building at 8 o'clock. feefore the fteetiai wtii be the impottant pf obiem of f«HB* nlatlng Iocs! plans fo* coopef- ating with the fetorlsions of the National industrial ftecot- ery Act. Also befote the meeting will be the problem of the Wednesday night trade promotion, and the club's fart in assisting with the program ot the Mills Cottnty Falf. Every business man and woman is afted to at* tend. Market Drop Here Friday tdHe*f Qati A by has been the for mfctidu of eras farm organisations to protest sgtteuKate'* |K»ttWB. T« *a**e thl* protest there will be a m*w aeetlag tt the lifttfefa Comma-' nity building etenlttf at TOWARD RECOVERY (an editorial) II ttlete Witt fonf ttieft, of 40, te a cofifefefiee to formulate i pflft tor a »eW deal, there would be four oT 40, bofB, Each would have some virtues a&d McPherron Families , Attend Big Reunion at Tabor Sunday Descendants of Early Mills Pioneer to Number of 100 Gather for Picnic More than 100 descendants of nillam and Nancy Ellen Mcl*Theron gathered in Tabor Bun- fdsy- for a-reunion and picnic. fBelatlves from all over the coun- Pattonsburg and Stan*ham, Nebr<» ~ iSJl'wrr™' s *57?T*7 fll iv !•*!• f i|%8BCT|tromyeast lessee; 'being among the ear./"pioneers of the county. 4eir records are now in hand for > complete lineage, showing than 500 descendants of 'this couple, together with dates I' of births, weddings, etc. for six .generations. This .group makes up f the direct descendants and .their in-laws, Some of the allied families are those of the Sawyers, utterbacks, Wolfes, Skaggs, Millers, and Ter- >yherry», moat of whom were "early residents of Mills county, Bftwle* township, in pariicu- Crime Wave Hit. Unusual Stride in Latest Outlet Mere No Clue, to Solution of Mystery Found} Loot Partly Recovered In s long and varied Journalistic life The Leader has seen fit to report many an unusual crime. But never in its 68 odd years of history has it bad to report so strange a case as that which occurred here Monday evening, It was quite dark out, Over the edge of the western sky the bar* est edge of the new moon showed itself. The street lights, as usual, were out. Slowly a darksome figure crawled along the compound fence ot the Malvern Municipal Swimming pool. The figure scrutinised his locale carefully. Quickly he climbed the stout wire fence and let himself down inside, the compound. To the pump house at the north end ot the pool he rushed. Slowly the knife switch 'which controls the, pump motor was closed, the arc making a sharp flash in the dark room. \ But,the thief was not done, Back to i the pools he rushed, pulling the draining plugs. .Thus happened the, great water theft, , When attendants peached/ the pool-sU.Tuesday., < -morning > vthey $&&£" which tfee aiftettsnces between two of the organisations will be ironed out, and general indignation es$tes*e& Invited to the meeting are members of the farm Bureau, the farmers Union, the Grange, the farmers Holiday Association, the Loyal Order ot Picketers, the united Fanners and everyone also interested. Chief item ot interest will be tbe .'expected meeting ot Mito Reno, fiery national bead of the Farmers Holiday association, and otber organisers with evident dif* ference ot opion. The several organteers, says JU W. Boehner who is asking local arrangements, will be at tbe N-E»W»3 frttn th« County Seat Picketers Will Not Attend Meeting Here Says Savery Loyal American Picketers will not attend the mass meet- Ing here Friday evening said Clifton Savery Tuesday when be learned of the arrangements ot the affair. Mr. Savery, who is chairman ot this organisation, and 8 .T. Ladson of Loveland, the secretary, were in Malvern on the business of their organisation, •"The meeting will probably indulge in personalities rather than the problems for which our farm organizations exist," •aid Mr. Savery, "and we believe it will bi better for us to bold a separate tneeting to present to the people of this county the ideals "and principles ot our organisation." He has scheduled such a meeting for Friday, Aug. 4, in the Malvern. Community build- idtfte fatitts, Parts of each would be liked by others and parts heartily disliked. President Sotteevelt, as head of our nation, has formulated A plan toward recovery, It has been heartily criticized and heartily praised. It has certain faults and certain virtues. But above all, it cannot be beneficial unless given ft fair and Whole-hearted trial tt is the daty of the people of this community to assist in giving the National Industrial Recovery Act a fair and whole-hearted trial. How can this be done? Certainly not by fighting every feature which affects you. Certainly not by constant adverse criticism. Certainly not by grudgingly complying with only the enforced and absolutely necessary features. A fair trial means that each of us — every employe as well as every employer, every consumer and buyer as well as every producer and seller — must make a liberal and friendly interpretation of the act and comply with it completely and whole-heartedly. It is notveasy to change the habits of a lifetime, It is not easy to revise age-old ideas of industry and economy. But it is necessary to accept the basic idea of this new plan and for each of us to do everything possible to advance and promote the provisions of the Recovery Act. Your own part may seem infiniteeimally small and unimportant —80 minute perhaps as to be of no positive value. Yet the whole of the recovery must be built not upon the cooperation of the few large,industrial leaders but, upon the cooperation of the millions of citizens like yourself. Upon you will the recovery plan succeed or fail. The Malvern Community club is having a meeting this evening for business men and women and citizens to make plans for cooperating with the National Industry Recovery Act in Malvern. Other communities of the county, will hold similar meetings shortly. Every business |man^n4l.wproan should attend his community meeting Attehd SUte M«BJ to Po Mehte* All county officers were called to Des Moines last Week to at* tend a meeting of the state's county officials. Five of Mill* county's officials went up Wednesday to attend this meeting, and returned Friday. Interpreting the new laws passed by the recent legislators and understanding the new Interpretations placed on the old ones the officers spent a busy two days, for the convention was in session July 19, 20, 21, Those from Mills county attending were: Supervisors W. E. Agan and day Breeding, Auditor El. A. Bchade, Clerk 3. f. Greene, Jr., and Engineer T. E. Martin, Five Register New Cars Three of the five new cars registered the past week were issued in Malvern, and three of the five were Chevrolets, while the other two were Plytnouths. Those reg istered arei Otto Judkins, Glen wood, Chevrolet sedan; H. W Dawson and Kate Bethume, Mai vern, Plymouth coupe; Grace Hall, Malvern, Chevrolet sedan W. O. Gregory, Jr., Tabor, Chev rolet coupe; Ruel Harman, Mai vern, Plymouth coach. _^ and a thorough the William MePherron family had settled on Bounty ~-lAR4 -that he had retired , from *bi government for services Jn vttWi Wa r °* 1818, A large* per* •; centage of the descendants have . lived in Hills county since that Wi"'" ' V . / • * - „ • JB .spit* pf the heavy >8ia of the night before making many of » the country, , :,»Bd> pre.ve&.tlR.g mwjy ftt- ... tending, the registration passed throne hundred Dr, and Kijna pfjiaivern were reunion, Mr, 8»(J Mrs, patsy KiJmar- mj>_ 1 ~._ J %.r__ tit.* '"'nr .•.!•«<*. «.« Jt cleaning before refilling, \The refilling was started Tuesday afternoon and it Is J expected that there will be sufficient water in by Thursday for the regular swimming lessons, The pool will" .probably be full enough for general use by Saturday, Somewhat irritated by the theft as the pool water had been kept scrupulously clean this summer, pool officials blamed some crank who had beard that a change would be beneficial, Anniversary Sale at Frank's Grocery Malvern Wholesale Fruit - Co, Has Served Com- romuty > Year •, The Malvern Wholesale Fruit and Grocery company of which Max FranSt if proprietor is. this week celebrating the flret aimi" veraary of its opening in Malyers. AnnoujiceiHent of a special sale celebrating the occasion m&y be found in this JBSue of The I*e«(ie5, ; Saturday will be a bis day at the Store ajid customers will be served ice cold lemonade free all day. There will be Bwaerous free g«ta for buyers, ,; , . „ It has been the policy of this store at a}l tlwes to goods at is west prtp«s 6ft4 It has served the com-. well during its year ia £SIM^^%^rt R»¥S-euWBtary of '* 1 iJ«*'tli« nnaf-Jnranl r v w&tk iwpoftot evsats of aBSOciatlon. in addtUon there WJU be several;hundred farmers down from counties north of Hills and be expects nearly 2,000 to attend. The meeting will start at 8 o'clock and no admission or fees will 'be attached. Leaders ot the affair hope to' protest the continued ,lack of inflation, the manipulation of the,grain markets to the loss of small holders and other wrongs existent. Mills Countian Makes First California Trip by Motor Miss Doris Priest of Hastings left last week with her uncle, Ora jfutcbings, for-his npme in Bur* bank, Calif. They bad an early start leaving at 5 a, m, Tuesday, driving all that day, aU the next, and reached , their destination at 1:30 Friday morning, in unusual record for that long drive. So hot was tt when they reached tbe'MO' have desert that rather .than stop for the njght, they kept right QB, driving, and that perhaps AQ* counts for their quick trip. .This is-Miss priest's first trip tQ Cali* tornja, and relatives and friends here.are considerably interested in such a record, Horror, Melodrama on Empreas Program Two Great ; Pi«tiir*ft Ssbed« Movie fan? of this s» mmiuaj ysrjety of ready for aa , two *Tfes theater 81m» to its iS«*i''5 1 ; S! i!sfWt,'/ «i-"«-*'"'t'~ v < Bastings Church Plans Homecoming • Thursday, Aug. 3 Arrangements Call, for Big Day with Parade, Games, Contests and Program Hastings is all set for the big Homecoming and picnic sponsored by their church, .which is to take place next Thursday, Aug. 3, with old settlers;;snd former residents coming fr?j» ail over this section, for the occasion, Flan now, if.ypu were one? at home in Hastings to return; JQF. that day and,have,ft big timt'witb those who. yet live in the old home town. -i" *'-.., Plans are on foot for all kinds of interesting event?,, entertainment for your whole/family a»a your friends, and opportunity to meet all the old acquaintances and friends. c;, Invitations have been, Issued to all those who formerly, lived in H&Bti&gs, The ejan^ iegpjjnsea si j-eafly received in41pte'thst a crowd 'of old be there. Hastings is mafejng jt a holiday for the wttrftloujWHjiity and }s planning to Eire a hearty ta alj The guy begins wftfc '-» big p»- fle JB' tfee morning jr}ife cash prises for the best ,4|tr|fft. Then tfee scene pf fua soutfe, end of Church there is gmple ler the faces, etc, ' apart* where 10 w,- oajb pri*«« ta tte cjaupie Criok Wins Advancement in Kansas City Theater Cedric Crink, of Kansas City, came in last week for a visit with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. P. S. Crink, south of town, and will spend a month in this vicinity. Mr. Crink, whose work as an electrician producing unusual lights in Kansas City theaters has merited him some worthwhile recognition, has continued to advance in that field. He returns to Kansas City on Aug. 10, as director of the Resident .Theater there, and takes up his new work immediately. Mr. Crink is doing some most interesting work along this line. County Club Tour and Fair Plans to Be Made Monday State Leader to Assist with Event; Demonstrations Scheduled Members of the 4-H clubs of Mills county, parents, friends. and everyone else interested are invited to attend the annual 4-H club tour and Fair Planning Pay July 31. The tour will start from the Community building at Malvern promptly at 8 o'clock. The plan is to visit as many club members as the day will permit. Frank Reed, state club leader, will be here to help with the tour and give instructions on plans for the county fair. Three demonstrations are scheduled for the forenoon. They are: Fitting Beef Calves for Show, by Pick Hyde; Feeding and Caring for Beef Calves at Secretive Weddings Create Mystery Ai Through the- kindly coopera tion ot county officials three mar riage licenses have not yet been made known to the public, am three couples will be able to kee a secret for a little while a least. These three couples cam from Lincoln and, like Elliot Roosevelt, had a great desire t keep their activities to them selves. Other marriage licenses issue last week were to: Henry A. Gerlach, Jr., and Louise J. Koech, both of Lincoln, Nebr.; July 20, Harry Baker and Marjorle Cloyd, both of Farragut; July 20, Robert Chamberlain and Edna Born, of Omaha. . . Industries Get NIRA Blank* t Tdday for Enlisting fatty Firm* Affected by Action to Reduce Urwsttt* Situation Mslvern firms and trade orgStt* fattens, employing mofe than wo fnen, and classed as Indos- rtes. ate receiving today blanks o enlist them in the National In- dnstHal Recovery Act. President Roosevelt {eels that this is the greatest move so far toward re* Inclng the immense unemployment situation which has made conditions in the United States so hard. This plan <»lls 'or voluntary cooperation to reduce working hours tor white collar employment to forty hours per week, with minimum wage of $12-116; industrial workers, to thirty-five hours per week, with a minimum wage of $10-114. Included in the group in Mat* vern will probably be: the Mai- vern Cold Storage, The Malvern Leader, the Iowa-Nebraska Light and Power company, John Waller's trucks, the Municipal Swimming Pool, the Mai vern Milling company, Salyers Auto company, Mulhollands, and Piper's Oarage. These blanks will ask for voluntary cooperation with President Roosevelt in carrying out this program, so as to re-employ as large a group of individuals as possible before Labor Day. Signers of these blanks pledge themselves to limitation of working hours and boosted wage minimums. Bach signer mails his agreement to the nearest district office of the Department of Commerce which is sponsoring the (Continued on page 8) NIRA BLANKS Widows Takes Boys to World's Fair Saturday Accompanied by six boys Hadley Widows left Saturday morning for Chicago, where he plans to spend a week attending the Century of Progress, and showing the boys Chicago. The boys who went with him are; Bill Slezak, BHHe Lugsch, Bud Hartman, Walter Phifer, Durwood Myers, and Max Myers. Rural Carriers Meet in Emerson The Mills County Rural Letter Carriers Association and the La. dies' Auxiliary met; in Emerson Friday evening in the home ot Mr. and Mrs, Frank Qglevie. Examination for Post Master Called Applications for 4th Class Office at Imogene Close July 28 Receipt of applications for a fourth class post master examination will close July 28, 1933, according to information received from, ihe,U» pot luck dinner was served in eluding fried chicken and all the trimmings with ice cream and cake to finish the dinner, A social evening followed. The association-includes carriers from post offices in Glen* wood, Emerson, Silver City, Hastings, and Malvern. Though all the towns were not represented there was a good attendance. The date for assembling competitors will be stated in the admission cards which will be mailed to applicants after the close of receipt of applications, The United States Civil Service Commission has announced an examination, as a result of which it is expected to make certification to fill a contemplated vacancy in the position of fourth class post master at Imogene, Iowa and other vacancies as they may occur at that office, unless it shall be decided in the interest of the service to fill any vacancy by reinstatement. The examination will be held at Shenandoab, Iowa. The compensation of the post master at this office was ?1,100 for the last fiscal year, Applicants must have reached custom a thetr twenty*flrst birthday but Town Repairs Curb Street Commissioner Wiley Dunn poured cement for a new curb last week on the street past the National Refining company station just before it crosses the Wabash tracks- The curb had settled into a drainage ditch there and it was necessary to form a new foundation. not their sixty-fifth birthday on the date of the examination. Applicants must reside, within the territory supplied by the post office for which the examination is announced. The examination is open to all citizens of the United States who can comply with the requirements. Application blanks and full information concerning the requirements of the examination can be secured from the post master at the place of vacancy or from the United States Civil Service Commission, Washington, D, C. Applications must be properly executed and on file with the Commission at Washington, P. C. prior to the hour of closing business on the date specified at the head of this announcement, Out on the Old Homestead Again or group coEtrib tt (iaj|yhj most the Fair, by gd Weartos fitting Edgar, Mout,, July 20, 1933. and Feeding Club Pip for the by Jamie Summevs, Dear Rea4ere: Harry Won. field secretary for back ou the old Montana the Iowa Horse aud Mule Breed, homestead again for a short stay H^pr«,,;. ere 1 As«o,clatlofl, will etve a for the first time In four years think you might like to hear about our trip mid general con- Ivan Salmon,* law, aear Rw,er- on handling 0^4 training dition* as we uoteU them in; a fojoftlul • *i)PJ' T i.^Bg- fww ^WcS^sB- I didn't think I would »et to out tbU year but b,«4fti made for » Olymoad has a crop of wheat out law* *t ft»«tt W he wauted to look after and he iuviteil mo to go atony, so we saws. W* left Milyoru early OwiBit to tha raiu of aud from Omaha took Highway 16 directly went through Wahoo, Osceola, St. Paul, and Loup City to Atisley, and then northwest on Highway 3 through Broken Bow to Alliance, Heiningford and Crawford, then west to Casper, Wyo., and north to Sheridan and thence ou to BllUmw, Mont »nd south to BUgur. The road is practically all surfaced for all weather travel «r- gravalled or grave! and oil — and it u usually J« gaad Uon. The road north from Caspar to Sheridan l» au Kr»v«t or black top ' * ftw* W t**r of th* ell a.ad It In good u* M

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