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The Mason City Globe-Gazette from Mason City, Iowa · Page 21

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TWENTY-TWO MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE; JANUARY-20 · 1937 WOULD LOWER TAX ON INCOME 3 wo Democratic Senators File Bill i n . S t a t e Legislature. DBS MOINES, (fP)--Two demo cratic senators filed Wednesday bill which would let thousands o lowans in lower income bracke! escape payment of state incom taxes and, in effect, sharply re duce the rate for those paying. The bill, presented by Sen. Har old I. Irwin of DC Witt and Sen T. -Fr Driscoll of Farmington · would rewrite a section of the state income tax law which pro vides "deductions" from tax pay ment and substitute income "ex emptions." It would permit a single man a $1,000 exemption whereas the present law permits him to deduc the equivalent of the tax on the first $600 of his income. The exemption for married men would be $1,800 instead of a deduction on the first 51,100. Under the present law, for example, a married man with a $3,000 income must pay a $48 a yeai tax, but his net.tax under the Irwin-Driscoll bill would be $14, Trotsky's Home in Mexico City I Fi MIDWESTERNERS WATCH PARADE Join Festivities Launching President Roosevelt on 2nd Term. WASHINGTON, (Jf) -- Visiting lowans, Nebraskans and South Dakotans joined Wednesday in the inaugural festivities l a u n c h i n g President Hoosevelt's second term The corn belt states' delegations vied with larger groups from oilier states in the crowds which lined the parade route from the capitol to the white house. Gov. H. L. Cochrane of Nebraska; Ed Birmingham ol'Sioux City representing Gov. Nelson G. Kraschel of Iowa; arid South Dakota representatives rode in cars with their parties, which followed the navy band in the parade. Norris Is Spectator. At the capitol Senator George "VV. Norris of Nebraska, author, of the "lame duck" amendment responsible for moving the new inaugural date up from March 4 to Jan. 20, was among the interested spectators. He and other members of the senate, including Senators Herring and Gillette of Iowa, Burke of Nebraska and Bulow and Hitchcock of South Dakota, were seated at the left of the president's plat- --fsrm-at~tlTE capitol,-"and members of (he house of representatives at the right. rnvileil (o Tea. Mrs. Cochrane was invited to luncheon and tea at the white liouse, and representatives of the three states had various social functions on their schedules. For lowans the festivities will end with a dinner and dance to be given by the Iowa society of Washington Thursday night. GIVElUNSON FARM PROBLEMS Feed Loans Bill Described by Gov. Kraschel to Farm Bureau. DE MOINES, (IP)--Gov. Nelson G. Kraschel told the Iowa Farm Bureau federation convention here Wednesday that a bill is being prepared whereby county boards of supervisors will be empowered to grant emergency feed loans to drought stricken farmers. The governor, who also explained in general his plans for a state farm-to-market road program,' said the emergency feed loan bill would be submitted soon to the legislature. It was being drawn Wednesday by Atty. Gen. John Mitchell and his staff. Would Issue Warrants, The bill, the governor said, would give supervisors the right to issue warrants against an anticipated emergency tax levy, thus supplying funds with which to meet emergency situations, such as confront farmers in the drought area at present. He pointed out that at present, resettlement administration loans are slow and limited in amount and that farmers in some areas are being forced to sell off their livestock because they "havcn'i feed and haven't the money to buy it." Have Seed Loans. "We have," tlie governor said, "means of caring for human needs. We have seed loans but we've got to provide a better method of conserving our livestock resources." Kraschel reported he conferred with O. J. Ditto, highway commission chairman, and Fred White, commission engineer, yesterday concerning the farm-to-markct program. "We outlined the federal requirements for secondary road grants," the governor said, "and now,are in a position to start developing a program for consideration of the legislature." i : 3s* i rn Leave for California. GOLDFIELD--Mr. and Mrs. W. V. Palmer, well known pioneer Wright county couple, left Tuesday by train for a'several months' sojourn in California. They will spend sometime at the home of .their son, Varian at Long Beach, Cal. They also will visit at San Francisco. In the house above, in Coyoacan, (tic oldest suburb of Mexico City, Leon Trotsky, exiled bolshevik leader and his wife take up their exile. The house,, the property of Juan O'Gorman, British architect who has lived in Mexico City for years, is situated in the district where Hcrnando Cotter, conqueror of the Aztecs, first built his home. The photo below shows Trotsky and his wire in the Barden of their home with Diago llivcra, Hffht, famous Mexican painter, through whose ciTorls the Trolskys were able In find haven in Mexico. Inaugural Sidelights WASHINGTON, (IP)--The man who set Wednesday as the starting point of a new administration hac a special seat of honor on the president's platform. He is' Senator Norris (Ind.-Nebr.) author of the lame duck amendment to the constitution which moved this year's event forward from the traditional March 4. Former inauguration days saw a ame duck congress breathing its last up to the hour of the president's oath. This yenr a new congress scarcely is beginning to func- ion. , The president took time out rom finishing ' his inaugurr/ peech Tuesday afternoon to at- end the white house christening f six months old Elliott Roosevelt r., his grandson. The marker on the president's eviewing stand was written by Mr. Roosevelt himself. It reads: "This is a replica bf the hermi- age near Nashville, Term., built y Andrew Jackson in 1819 and iccupied by him until his death, Tune 8, 1845." President Roosevelt's triumphal ·oute from the capitol'to the white louse was virtually a review of he government's work. Along it re the national archives building, he justice department, internal evenue offices, postoffice department, District of Columbia "milding, Commerce department ind the treasury..The state, war nd navy building is just beyond he white house. Gold cord and dazzling insignia marked the van-colored uniforms f honorary colonels, generals and aptains who accompanied their "overnors to the inauguration, "I get no salary; it's just an onor," explained Col. (Miss) Tai Wh.iteh.ead, of the staff of Mississippi's .Governor H u g h Vliite. She was the sole woman mong the gaily bedecked aides. Airplanes were no help to those vho'failed to get tickets for Wed- esday's events. Flying over the ity was banned during the inaug- ratron. ' The man servant, · dressing a rominent Washingtbnian Tuesday or a trip south, looked'pensive. "What are you thinking?" the mployer asked. "Nothing," said the butler, "ex- ept if you expect to see any outherners you certainly are gong to be disappointed. They're all heer-for the inauguration." Capital night clubs, an eye on he visitors' trade, fealtirtd the of- icial songs of various states on heir dance programs last night. Annabelle Semon Is Whittemore Winner WHITTEMOREr-Winnera in the declamatory contest held in the Academy'hall Sunday evening by ome of the high school pupils of presentation academy were an- lounced after the contest. Father Veit, pastor of St. Michael's Catholic church, made fhc announcements and presented the medals to he winners. In oratorical, Ada Fandel won first, Annabelle Semon took first in dramatic. In hu- norous, Genevieve Ali# was the vinner. Annabelle Scmon received gold sweepstakes medal for hav- ng the highest average over all he contestants. SENATE NAMES ITS CHAIRMEN Husted Heads Agriculture Committee and Elthon Appropriations. DES MOINES, (#)--The following senators were named chairman of standing committees: Agriculture, Husted ( R ) ; appropriations, Elthon (R); Bankins, It-win (D); Board of control, Parker (H); boundary bridges Moore ( D ) ; cities and towns, Berg (R); claims, Mason ( D ) ; public officers compensation, Miller (D); conservation, Dewey (R); constitutional amendments, Chrystal (D); county and townships, Edward (R); departments, Goetsch CD); drainage, Bell of Denison (D); education institutions, Schadt (R); elections, Zeigler ( R ) ; bills, Pelzer (R); federal co-ordination Geske (D); Greater Iowa, Grunewald (D); highways, · Millhone (R); forestry, Corwin (H); insurance, Duran (H); first judiciary, Shaw (R); second judiciary, Donohue (R); labor, Hill (R); livestock, Stewart (R); manlfacturlng, Kirkcteg (R); military affairs Whitehall (R); mines, Lundy (H); motor vehicles, Beardsley. (R) · pharmacy, Gillespie (W); judicial districts, Driscoll (D); printing, Baldwin (D); public health, Smith (R); public land, Bell of Burlington (D); libraries, Billingsley (R); schools, Hopkins (R); utilities, Levis (R); railroads, Hoeven (R); rules, Byers (R); social security Stevens (D). Bulldog Pays With Life for L o y a l t y to His Dead Owner MAQUOKETA, (/P)--Because le kept a s t r i c t ' w a t c h over the lody of his master, J.'P. Hanson, 52, who froze to death in his armyard near here, the victim's English bulldog paid with his life. Hanson's body was found Tuesday by Thomas Woogan, but the dog kept him away. He then railed a neighbor youth.' They ried without success to coax the animal away and finally were torced to shoot him. Doe Mistaken for Lion. P A S A D E N A , Oa]., (UP)--A i-antic call to the police department from a woman that an escaped lion was at large brought all o£ the activities of the former into action. After getting confirmatory estimony from oilier witnesses, he beast was tracked down in a cemetery, captured: and turned over to the pound master. It was a rather awe-stricken Saint Bernard dog. Clear Lake Calendar Wednesday--Eastern Star, Masonic temple,. 6:30 .p. m. --C. D. A., Mrs. Clarence Patterson, South Oak street, 7.:45 p. m. Thursday--Rotary club, I. O. O. F. hall, 12:15 p. m. --Priscilla circle, Zion Lutheran aid, Claus Maley home. --Twentieth Century club, Mrs F. E. DeMott, 414 North Fifth street. --Crescent club, Mrs. A. S. Dice, 514 Jefferson street, 3 p. m. --Royal club, Mrs. Vcrn Peterson, 404 North Oak street. --Sorosis club, Mrs. Ray Robbins, 214 North Fourth street. -.Junior Federation club, Kathryn Kennedy, 223 North Third street, 8 p. m. LOCAL CHURCH AID WILL MEET Groups Planning Pot Luck Meal; Program Is Held After Supper. CLEAR LAKE---The Congregational aid will hold a genera) meeting at the church Wednesday evening, Jan. 27, with a potluck supper under the direction of groups No. 1 and 2, followed by a program planned by groups No. 3 and 4. ' The program will consist of a one act play, "Not a Man in the House," put on by several women of the two groups. Both vocal and instrumental numbers will/also be given,and possibly some readings. The program will be given in the basement immediately following the supper. A business session of the aid is called at the church by its president, Mrs. G. E. Troeger, for 3:30 p. m. next Wednesday. G, HlbLJEGERDES GETS CONTRACTS Will Paint 2 Schoolhouses Being Remodeled at Austin. / CLEAR LAKE--Gerhard Hiilje- gerdes, 500 South Third street, spent Monday in Austin, Minn., where he obtained contracts for painting two Schoolhouses which are being remodeled and will be ready for painting early in the spring. Mr. Hilljegerdes states "that Austin is doing considerable building. Two other Schoolhouses are being remodeled and a new courthouse will be built this season. Mr. Hillegerdes also says that the state unit of the Master Painters and Decorators association will hold n three day picnic in Clear Lake the last week in July and the stale convention in the Hanford hotel in Mason City next December. Mr. Hilljegerdes is chairman of the committee on arrangements for both affairs. Mr., Mrs. J. L. Cole Will Move to Lake CLEAR LAKE--Mr. and .Mrs. J. L. Cole arrived Monday from Charles City to take over the management of the Lake and Park theaters and are staying at the Rogers hotel until they find suitable living quarters. Mr. Cole is the new manager employed by the Central States Theater corporation. Miss Jane McMullen has accepted the position of ticket- seller. Those Americans who have chosen to remain in Madrid until the war ends ought to understand that they can't earn pensions that ivay.--Dallas IMornins News. LEGAL NOTICE NOTICE OF SIIL'Ilirr'S SALE STATE OF IOWA, Ccrro Gordo County, ss. To Caroline Floy and Marcus P. Floy and to whom it may concern: You arc hereby notified that by virtue of a special execution, to me directed^ and issued out of the oCficc of the Clerk of the District Court ot the State o£ Iowa, wi thi n and lor Ccrro Garcia County, upon a judgment rendered in said Court in favor of William Schmalc, and against Caroline Floy and Marcus P. Floy lor the sum of Twenty-five Hundred Four and 03-100 Dollars, debt, and Forty-one and US-IOO Dollars, costs, and Sixty-five and 01-100 Dollars, attorney's Ices. I have levied upon the following described real estate, to-wit: The East Half (K'.fs) of Hie Southwest Quarter SU",i) of Section Tiveii- liv-lwo (") In Township Nhicly-fotir ( ! J l North, Kangc Twenty-two (2i), West of the Mli r. .31.; containing m --iiiiity, Iowa, ind Hint on I lie 9th ilny oE February 1337. nt 2 o'clock P. M.. nt the front door of the Court House in Mason City, Ccrro Gordi) County, Io\va. I \\i\\ proceed to sell the same in satisfaction ot said execution, together with nil legal costs accruing. Dated at the Sheriff's office in Mason :ily, Iowa, this llth day of January, S37. TIM R. PHALEN, Sheriff n£ Ccrro Gordo County. IOWA. By--EJsie Ramsey, Deputy Sheriff. Hugh H. Shcpard. Attorney. ^ NOTICE OF TUK APPOINTMENT OF EXECUTRIX ·TATE OF IOWA, Ccrro Gordo County, ss. No. 49-10 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the inrtersigned ' h a s been duly appointed and qualified us Executrix of the estate of Mary M. Pryor, Deceased, late ot Cerro Gordo County. All persons indebl- d to said estate are requested to make mmctliate payment; and Ihose having laims against the same w i l l prc.se tit hem, duty authenticated, to the under- ij:ned for allowance, and fiJo in ttic iff ice of. the Cleric of the District Court ANNIE T. FHYOR. Executrix. E, W. Schilling. Attorney. Dated January llth, rtm. S. H. MacPcak. Clerk District Court, By -- Margaret Hiley, Deputy. NOTICE OF SHERIFF'S SA1.K 1TATE OF Ccrro Gordo Cmmlv, ss. ·o E m l l i c GrelT, slnrfe, and to w l i o m H may concern: You arti hcrehy n o t i f i e d lhat by \-ir- n e of a special execution, lo rne di- cctcfl. and issued out of the office or he Clerk of the District Court of the "Hate of Iowa, within and for Cerro lordo County, upon a personal judc- nent rendered in said Court in favor of The Travelers Insurance Company nd against Emilic Grcll. single, and n tidgmcnt in rem anainst the mortcaacct promises hereinafter described, for the urn of Twelve thousand six hundred one and 04-100 Dollars, debt, and Twcn- y and ^-IQO Dollars, costs, and One hundred sixty-lhrce and -100 Dollars Tttorncy's fees I havo levied tipon the .ollowlns described real estate Ho-wit- The South One Hundred F i v e (105) Acres of the Northwest fractional murlcr of Section IS. 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