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February 17, 1931

The Mason City Globe-Gazette from Mason City, Iowa · Page 2

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MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE ALLEGED SLAYER OF WIFE SOUGHT Man Fits Description of One . Seen With Kidnaped Child. LOS ANGELES, Feb; 17. (#)-An alleged wife slayer was sought by sheriff's officers today in connection with · the disappearance of Virginia Brooks, 10 year old San Diego school girl who has been missing since Feb. 11. · J. B. Tracy said he saw the girl, whom he identified by photographs, traveling here Friday with a light haired man in a battered sedan. With Tracy's -description of her companion; the officers began a search for Everett Frank Lindsay. 46, a fugitive since the slaying of his wife, Elizabeth Audrey Lindsay, in Seattle last April. IOWA LABOR BILL PASSED IN HOUSE (Coatlnaed From rage 1). led by Represeniative Ed Brown, Polk, who said he had received telegrams from a number of Iowa industries who did not wish to be linked up with the labor preference measure. Following passage of the Peaco hill, the house took up the Ballew measure, striking from it all references to labor. The.Peaco bill, as passed, provides solely for preference to labor. The Ballew bill, originally introduced, provided for preference to both Iowa labor and Iowa products. The senate became entangled in the provisions of the bill to increase inheritance taxes, recessing FEBRUARY 17 1931 i-.il!ian Leitzel, dainty and most popular of women circus stars, known thruout the ivorld, is dead at Copenhagen as the result of injuries received in a fall when n trapeze broke during her performance in the Danish capital. The little star rose from the floor after her fall and quieted the crowd. at noon to permit permission of amendments at the afternoon session. Senator L. H. Dpran of Boone county objected to the bill's provision giving widows . a 525,000 exemption .instead of the one-third HIS PILES HEALED AFTER 35 YEARS '. Mr. John A. Raab, Dallas City, Jll., was entirely healed of Piles and other Rectal Trouble after suffering for 35 years. He urges all sufferers to write The Thornton Minor Clinic, Suite 420, 925 McGee St., Kansas City, Mo., for a new free copyrighted book which explains a mild, sure treatment for hemorrhoids (piles) and all forms of rectal diseases. This treatment has re- Stored more than 40,000 people to renewed health in the past 53 years. In writing for the book, there is no cost or obligation. .Write anri I will tell you-my own story as to how I rid myself of this disease without medical treatment, salves or injections. F.O.R. 2H, Box 1«. WoodBlile, I.one Island BUY RCA RADIOTRONS VANCE Music Co. TUBES TESTED FREE of the estate plus 515,000 as under the present law. He offered an amendment to exempt the widow's share of the estate but Senator E. R. Hicklin of Louisa county said he would submit a revised amendment this afternoon. Would Reduce Taxes Senator C. F. Clark of Linn county said the bill would reduce the general property tax by $1,000,000 and that 75 per cent of the additional inheritance 'tax would come from increased rates on collateral heirs. He explained that moneys and credits exceeded property in Iowa estates during the last two years. Debate on the Ballew bil! was ended by a motion to adjourn but not until the measure had been greatly amended. An amendment by Representative Brown, Polk, striking out the penalty clause which would pip- vide for removal from office of any official not obeying provisions of the act was carried, 78 to 0. The bill also was amended so that preference would be contingent upon price and quality being equal. Continues Debate Prior to taking up the labor and materials preference measures the house began its' third day's debate on the Simmer bill relating to construction of-, municipal utilities, costs to be paid from revenues. Discussion today opened with an amendment by Representative F. W. Elliott, Scott, providing that the plants be paid for out of past, or future earnings, but .-not'liy taxation; and that plants may be established only after a. referendum at which the contract price, times of payment and proposed rates are presented to the voters. Representative Simmer, in opposing the amendment, said that cities now did not vote on contracts for the purCSase of paving materials. He said that all he asked was competition for the utilities and rates that were fair and right. He declared that Gov. Dan Turner was for such a program. Representative L. B. FoVsling of Woodbury county advocated the amendment declaring . that it was right to have the people pass on such a proposal and he believed the governor would favor such a referendum. The house also passed the Booth bill legalizing assessments in certain places. TWO GUN BANDIT HOLDS UP TRAIN Seven Passengers Robbed o $300 on Southbound Limited. MONTGOMERY, Ala., Feb. 17 UP)--Seven passengers lounging i the observation car of the south bound New York-New Orlean Crescent limited as it speeded thr Georgia last night wer^ held u; and robbed of approximately $30' by a lone two gun bandit who es caped in an exchange of shots wit! a flagman. The robbery occurred betweei Newman and Moreland, Ga., at 7:2 p.,m. Passengers credited M. Pierce a Pullman porter, with keeping the robber out of the dining car where the steward had more than $1,000 in his cash account, Pierce, noting the robbery, crawled on his hand, and knees to lock the forward door of the observation car. The bandit kept a good distance between himself and the passengers forced C. H. Thornton, a Negro bus boy, to collect the money, and then dropped off the platform as he brot the train to a halt by pulling the emergency stop cord. TUESDAY IN CONGRESS WESTINGHOUSE ELECTRIC SUPPLY COMPANY INC. DISTRIBUTORS 107 Eighth St. S. E. Phone 80S WE SELL RADIOTRONS Tubes Tested Free Currie -Van Ness Co, UNT Get RADIO NEWS ^W Clearly replace worn outtttfes A single woru-out radio tnte may cause distortion hum, and weak reception. Tonight. .. replace your old tubes with new RCA Radiotrona, tho tuics mod by over 200 big broadcasting stations. RCA RADIOTRON CO., INC., Harrison. N. J. (A Radio Corporation of America SubiiJiary) COURT REVERSES BAKER DECISION (Continued From Page 1). sued an enjoining order against the other on the ground that testimony showed they had diagnosed and treated cancer after March 14. In the supreme court opinion handed down today the court admitted that the record showed no occasion on which Baker actually administered the cancer treatment but it added, "It is enough if it be shown that the appellee prescribed the medicine or the treatment to be given the patient." The opinion was written by Justice Truman S. Stevens. Practice By Firm. While admitting Baker's right t(. sell a proprietary medicine inc court added, "this right does not, however, authorize him either to prescribe or administer such proprietary medicines to patients. Discussing the trial record in the case, the supreme court said no one had been called in as a witness by either side who was apparently able to explain the exact course of procedure by which the secret formula of either Baker or Hoxsey was procured or furnished for use in the Institute. It further said that all financial arrangements were made directly with the institute administration and not with the individual doctors. It added that this '^constituted the practice of medicine by the institute, an act which the supreme court held illegal in a decision a few weeks ago applying to the Bailey dental company of Des Moines, a corporation. Discussion Unnecessary. The opinion, after setting forth the reasons for the reversal of Judge Ely's decision, said: "We feel that further discussion of any of the propositions urged and discussed by the respective parties is unnecessary, and that the judgment of the court dismissing the petition as to Appelle Baker cannot be sustained. "The judgment and decree is, therefore, reversed and the case remanded to the district court for decree' in harmony with this opinion, or i£ counsel prefer, a decree may be entered in this court permanently enjoining appellee from practicing medicine without a license. The supreme court referred to one case described In the trial record as evidence that Baker had prescribed and directed the treatment of a patient. Case of Johnson. The case, offered in the testimony of Hoxsey, was that Magnus Johnson had been treated at the institute by Hoxsey and had become numb from the effects of the treatment. Hoxsey testified that Baker had then weakened the medicine and told him to try it again, watching the effects closely. "Clearly, if the incident referred to in the testimony of Hoxsey X X X is to he believed," the opinion said, "The appellee prescribed the medicine and, in. effect, directed the treatment to be administered."' The court upheld Judge Ely's action in dismissing" defense motion charging a misjoinder of defendants. Under the decision, a new decree must be issued including Baker in the list of those enjoined or, upon the agreement of interested parties, a. permanent injunction may be entered in the supreme court. Charles P. Hanley, attorney for Baker, said that a petition for a rehearing of the case by supreme court would be filed. . ' R C A R A D I O T R O M S T H B H E A R T O P Y O U « R A D I O R C A RADIOTRONS Distributed By L. P. Courshon Company Mason City, JTowa R C A RADIOTRONS Sold By Peoples Gas Electric Co. "For Better Appliances" Open Evenings , SENATE. Continues debate on District o Columbia appropriation bill am takes up minor bills. Oscar Wells, Birmingham, Ala. banker testifies in investigation o banking conditions. Agricultural sub-committee open investigation of price of milk anc dairy products. Monday Review. Debated District of Columbia ap propriation bill. Passed resolution asking post master general not to increase par eel post rates until approved by congress. Requested Wickersham commission to submit testimony and reports on which it based prohibition report. Banking committee resumed inquiry into banking conditions. HOUSE. Acts on supply bill conference reports. Interstate commerce begins hearings on pipe line regulations. Census committee resumes consideration of reapportionment bills. Judiciary committee consider? alien reapportionment measures.. Ways and means committee continues to hear witnesses on oil em bargo. Monday Review. Passed Bacharach bill increasing loan value of veterans compensation certificates. Passed_ bill authorizing ?45,000.000 for postoffice construction. Immigration committee approved two-year restriction bill. Veterans committee endorsed bill jiving pensions to parents of World war veterans and widows who havo dependent children. Come From Alexander. ALEXANDER--Mr. and Mrs lharlie Bell of Waterloo came Saturday for a visit at the homes of P. C. Bohlen and John Bell. IN THE RADIO WORLD By C. E. BUTTEUFIELD Associated Press Kadio Editor Time Is central standard thruout) NEW YORK, Feb. 16. UP)--Mary 'ickford is to be a guest In one of his week's radio programs. She-is to be interviewed by Eouel- a Parsons in the presentation of he musical cocktail, which origin- ites from KHJ, Los Angeles, and vhich is. carried by WABC and sta- ions. This program 'also is to include on orchestra, a soloist and a choi'Qs.-'It -is-limed "tor" 7:30- p.- m. Wednesday. Samuel Untermeyer, speaking rom Los Angeles, is to describe Some of our social and economic, ollies" in an NBC broadcast set. or 3 p. m. tomorrow. He will talk lefore the University club, and Dr. Ubert Einstein and Dr. Robert A. Millikan are expected to be guests f honor. Co-operating in the drive against lliteracy, the \VABC network has rranged a series of programs to egin Wednesday afternoon. Mrs. ?ora Wilson Stewart, chairman of he executive committee of the na- ional advisory committee on Illiteracy, will start the series. Later Rav -.yman Wilbur, secretary of the in- erior, Lorado Taft and others will e heard. TUESDAY Natalie Hays Hammond, discuss- ng "Secrets of Stage Makeup," via ,VEAP and stations at 4. The twilight program, light mute by an orchestra, opening on WEAF and group at 3:30. Sue Herman, 16 year old high school girl, making her radio debut with Nat Brusiloff's Rhythm Kings, WABC and chain at -1. Paul Whiteman's band, WJZ chain from Chicago at 7. The Coon-Sanders dance frolic from Chicago on WSAP and stations at 7:30. ZTGH VITH Youthful Holdup Man "Borrows" Car From Des Moines Teacher DES MOII-fES. Feb. 17. (/P--Declaring he "just wanted to borrow the car,' an unmasked holdup tnan forced Miss Debra Brinton, a school teacher, from her tar early today as she was leaving: for school. Before driving away the holdup, described as about 20 years old, handed Miss Brinton her pnckel- book and lunch which were in the back seat of the machine. Pnsior Honored on BirtJuluy. BURT, Feb. 17.--The Lutheran congregation gave a party at the church Sunday evening in honor of the birthday of the pastor of the C h l i r c h . t h a R a u . f. RjnK~*nji~ TONIGHT 9:15 Central Time WCCO - WMAQ Don't fail to time In and hear tlib dcddcdly different Radio program. On the «lr every Tuesday night-- Colombia Drondouting Syjtcro Presented by Bine Ribbon Malt ·Smerlca'8 Grocer Norris Files Challenge to Fight of Probe Committee LINCOLNi Nebr.,-Feb. 17. UP)-George W. Norris, grocer who was indicted for perjury in connection with his testimony before the senate campaign fund committee after he had attempted to oppose Senator George W. Norris in his race for re-election, today filed a demurrer challenging the authority of the senate to investigate primary election campaigns. Gandhi Cheerful of Outcome of Meeting With Viceroy Irwin NEW DELHI, India, Feb. 17. UB --Mahatnm Gandhi, emerging from a four-hour conference with Viceroy Lord Irwin this afternoon, made the most cheerful pronouncement regarding the prospects for eventual agreement in India that he has made in months. "I'm satisfied, even optimistic," the little brown man said, adding that he will talk again with the viceroy tomorrow. Two Classes at Party. ALEXANDER--Two S un d ay school classes were entertained by their teachers in the church par- ' lor Saturday evening at a Valentine party. There were 40 present. Devotions Are Held. \ L.AWLER--Forty hour devotions are being- conducted at Mt. Carmel; church, Lavvler, the first three days j of this week. Dean P. S. O'Connor of Mason City Is giving the sermons. Home From MarshalItown. GOLDFIELD--Mr. and Mrs. Glenn · Moseley and children of Marshalltown were guests of relatives here Sunday. "DANDRUFF WE REPEAT COM COMPARE VALUES Firestone has this year added more rubber to the tread which gives 20% to 25% more safe mileage before the tread wears smooth. , H T f Cbrd. Breaker gives you SIX and ; EIGHT phes under the tread-- spreads road shocks- lessens punctures -- gives over 50% stronger union between tread and tire body which ensures longer tire life and greater safety. Live rubber penetrates every cord and coats every fiber by the patented Gum-Dipping process-- thus not only every cord, but every fiber within the cords, is insulated} this gives you 25% to 40% added tire life. COMPARE CONSTRUCTION Rubber Volume Weight . . . . Width. . . . . Plies at Tread . Thickness o£ Tire Price cu. in. 16.8O Ibs. 4-75 in. 6 plies .598 in: $5.69 ISO cu. in. X5.68 Ibs. 4.7* in. 5 plies .558 in. $5.69 '^^^^^^···^^^^^^^^^····^^·MMEa^^^^^^BBBBBMMB^^^^Bi^^B^MBMBMBB^^i^i^Mi^a^a^^^^^^^^gS^S *A "Mail Order" or "Special Brand" tire is made fay some unknown manufacturer and sold under a name that does not identify him to the public, usually because he builds his "first grade"tires under his own name. OLDFIELD TYPE Ocr Ouh Price Each HUI Ord«r Oar Tlr.* Cash Price Price Emeh Per P.Ir 4.40-21 ...... .$4,98 4.50-21 ..... .-.. 5.69. 4.75-19 ....... 6.65 5.00-20. ...... 7.1© 5.25-18 ...... . 7.90 5.25-21 ....... 8.57 6.OO-20BT.D. 11.5O H. B. TRUCK TIRES 30x5 ........... 17.95 17.95 14.90 32x6 ............ 29.75 29.75 57.9O All Other Sizet Priced Proportionately Lma $4.98 5.69 6.65 7.10 7.90 8.57 11.50 $9.6O -11.1O 12.90 13..8O 15-3O I6.7O 22.3O COURIER TYPE Our 30x31,$ $3.97 31x4 6.98 4.40-21 , 4.55 4.50-21 ' 5.1S 5.25-21 7.75 Mall Orftr Our Tiro Cuh Price Fricn Eaek Par Fur 83.97 $7.74 6.98 13.58 4,55 8.80 5.15 9.96 7.75 15.OO BATTERIES We sell and service tlie complete line of Firestone BnltcricK--Come in and ece the EXTRA VALUE we give yon. We moke yon on allowance for jour old battery. ANCHOR TYPE Super Heavy Duty --- ·*»··*· 4.50-20 ..... $8.55 4.50-21 ..... 8.75 4.75-19 ..... 9.70 4.75-20 ..... 1O.25 5.00-20 ..... 11.25 5.25-21 ..... 12.95 5-50-20 ..... 13.70 6.00-20 ..... 15.2O 6.50-20 ..... 17.15 7.00-21 ..... 20.25 O«r Mail Ord«? Cub Pric. Tlr. E«h Pric. On Cub Pric* Ftr 88.60 $16.7O 8.75 16.96 18.9O 19.9O 21.90 25.30 26.70 29.50 33.30 9.75 10.25 11.30 13.05 13.75 15.20 17.15 21.80 39.1O Ml Other Sttet Priced Proportionately tow Guarantee.--Every tire we sell bears the Firestone name for the protection of our customers. Every tire carries the unlimited Firestone guarantee and ours,, Brewe Tire and Battery Co., Inc. COURTESY · · · SERVICE . . . ACCURACY Phone 2584 122 North Delaware Ave. Mason City, Come in and compare tire sections for QUALITY and CONSTRUCTION that you can see for yosarsetf the EXTRA VALVES we give

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