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MASON CITY .GLOBE-GAZETTE MARCH 28 1931 NORTH IOWA ROADS BLOCKED feY SNOW (CtraUniK-d From Pare 1). ' two mites'east of.Rudd about 9. o'clock,-.- Every effort to extricate the bus :Saturday morntag failed, the drifting 'snow tnaking it Impos- »ible to reach the vehicle. .-· No. bus .was £ient south Saturday morning for the reason that information from ies Moines indicated the highway was'blocked. The 12:45 o'clock bus left on schedule time for the south. '·- , ' ; . City .Plows Out. : ! · " · . City snowplows were" busy Saturday morning , opening: streets for traffic and downtown corners were sanded to prevent traffic accidents, but no snow was to be hauled away, according to, P. F. Hopkins, city manager, who said city officials considered removal unnecessary because the show would probably melt in a few-houra. No extra help was to ,be employed. ( Because ' of irregularities in the arrival of trama In Mas"on City, star mail routes:out of the city were not running according'to schedule Sat- tirday., , ·· ^ . ·' Information received at the office of the district engineer of the highway commission indicated that No. j NOTED NOVELIST 65 was open in Franklin - county, altho No. 10, going east and west was" blocked. Highways in Hardin and Wright counties were 'reported passable.* , . · Roads Blocked. Information from Cresco was to the effect that the roads in the three counties handled from -there were all blocked. These counties are Howard, Mitchell and Chickasaw. One of the causes for the troubl* with drifts was the fact that half of the snow fences erected to pro 1 t'ec't highways were taken down on the requests of fariners who were getting ready to get into their fields. The fences stood thru tho major part of the winter without attracting a drift. , Indications, were that all nigh- ways in Wiimebago, Worth' and Hancock comities would be cleared by early Staurday afternoon, according to informtaiori received from Forest City, the headquarters for those three counties. The .worst part of No. 9 was immediately east of Manly, it was stated. The highway between Manly, and Forest City was reported passable early in the morning. . . v ' The storm brot a drop in temperature, the mercury, going to 22 degrees above during the night aud was at 23 above at 8 o'clock Saturday, morning. The total snowfall for the storm is about six inches, ·with a. present enow level of about five Inches. The precipitation for the past 24 hours was .40 of an inch, while for 'the entire two days ·the. amount totaled .62 inches. T isSjrowES, March 2* ts^A gbft^of .tie week-dead winter that BtftOftaXover Iowa last night had today buried the state under a wilte blanket ranging froto 2 to 14 ·inches:' Winds 'of varying velocities threatened to pile the snow Into drifts, presaginga week-end or longer of traffic .tleups and disrupted communication rlines. ' · Dubuqueappeared to have been the heaviest hit, with a fall of 14 inches up to 1 a. m. today and more coming. Snowplows had opened 'narrow lanes thru .the principal downtown streets. ,, Other eastern and central Iowa points reported heavy snowfall as ·well. At Cedar Rapids the fall measured 12 inches and at Io\va City 8. The anow was drifting badly and still, more was falling. v Charles City reported 7 inches, Des Moines and Davenport 5 and a ENOCH ARNOLD BENNETT TyphoidFever Ends Life of BritishWriter -LONDON, March 28. fJB--Ty- phoid fever has written a "finis" to the life of Arnold Bennett, one oJ the world's leading men of letters, whose works, acclaimed by the scholarly, did not disdain the common touch. - Ths end had been foreseen since Wednesday. Stricken with influenza seven weeks ago; he was thot to be recovering when typhoid fever brot him down again. A blood transfusion yesterday gave hlni temporary relief but -he weakened and early last night passed away peacefully. He was 63 years old. Bennett in his ljfe time''came to hear his own works, particularly the "Old Wives Tale" which .he published in 1908, rated as classic. He was most widely known perhaps for that work and the "Five Towns" .series, which depicted the drabness of England's pottery district. 1 In less serious works-he acted as a guide to what is best in literature, travel.and recreation. His works include novels, plays and essays.. He was not an educated man in the. generally accepted sense, but began life as a' solicitor's clerk and did not decide upon a literary career until he was 33 years old. WOULDlBMiT Motorists Stalled. Charlton, in.south central Iowa, -reported more than six inches, with .drifts stalling motorists north and Avest of 'the city. ··' Two air mail planes which left the Iowa City field yesterday were forced down, one at Grand Mount, Iowa, and the other at Aurora, HI. The Western part of the state was toot so heavily hit. =. The fall in that section was about two inches. Temperatures at Sioux City, however, fell below the freezing point and rain that had fallen .earlier froze, coating the streets .with ice. Council Bluffs reported a light ·wind and moderate temperatures. The.snow had stopped there. '. At Ottumwa eastbound Burlington buses were held lip indefinitely while motor transportation in other Ramseyer Belicvei Rep«al of State Laws Indicative of Change of Mini]. OTTUMWA.iMarch 28. UP)-- Con-, greasmari C. W. Ram'seyer of Bloomfield, said today he was in favor of resubmlsaioli of" the eighteenth amendment to the'states. · : Ramueyer, in an interview here, said that the repeal of state prohibition acts by several states has made resubmlssion . of the national law imperative. ·· Commenting on the action of the Illinois legislature this week in repealing the Illinois -state dry law, Ramseyer declared that "if this keeps up, as it seems it will, there is no doubt something must be done about it. . . Connecticut, at Local Churches GOLDEN TEXT-.'"Whosoevei- exalteth himself shall-be abased;-and he that hum' bleth himself shall be exalted. Luke, 14: 11. ",- .., AJOVENTIST '" S. D. A. Sunday night meeting in Y M. C. A.'Subject, 7:45'p. m,: "Faith--Its Relation to the Cos pel." 1 At 1 church; 1416 South'Dela- ware, Sabbath school,'9.'30 'a: m:, preachmg at 11. Prayer meeting, 8 p. in, Wednesday/;! Young;: peoples meetmg, 7:45'p. m.,JJirfda^--A. G. Christiansen/pastor.. ' ..--;·..:,'-' ''--·' . ·''..' "'· '.:.:.. .BAPTIST, '''fl.,.;',;·' Firsts-State arid' Pennsylvania: Special recognition, of :5aTm;;Sun- day will'.be made', in the. mprnmg worship service when the. .pastor preaches on "Jesus^-the'-Iiamb of God." Mrs. J, B. Stlnehart. will preside at; the. organ,' pjaying- "There Is a.Green'HilV by^Giiurfod.rfor the prelude. For the offertory she -will play "The Palms,"! "by Fau're 'and for the postlude "Marche-. Solen- nelle," by Gounod, Mrs, William Hathorn wlil;leaa the chorus' choir In the singing of the anthem. This service begins at 10:50 a. m. A special' effort Is'to be made in -the Sunday school for the enlistment of new members and for the .increasing .of the attendance. Classes convene at 9:45. B. Y* P. V. meets at 6:30 for both.intermediate and senior members. "Why Christ'is a Worthy Master," is the senior topic and Clarence Moore will be leader, assisted by members of the cabinet.'The evening'service of evangelism win open at 7:30 and will be a'special service of consecration and praise. The pastor will preach and the choir will sing. This church will have a part in the union service of communion on Thursday evening and also-the Good Friday service. --Jewel L. Pickett, minister. CATHOLIC Holy Family--Second street northwest. Sunday masses at 7, 8:30 and 10:30 'o'clock. Father' R. P. Murphy; Father Barnes, assistant. St. Joseph--Masses at 6, 7:30, 9, and' 10:30 a. m. Benediction and rbaary at 3 p. m. The Rev. Dean P. S. O'Connor,. Father Krieger, assistant. · · CHBISTIAJf SCIENCE First Church; of Christ, Scientist ^-Washington and Thirdf street northwest; Sunday services, 11 a. "in: Subject;"""Reality." -Sunday school, 9:45 a; m. Wednesday evening testimonial .meeting, 7:45. Reading room,-east end of church. Week days,'9:30 a. m. to 9 p.'m.,. except Wednesdays, when it closes at 7:30 p. m. . ^ · CHURCH OF CHRIST Adams avenue--9:30 Pre-Easter Bible school.. Morning theme, Palm Sunday. 6:30 Both Endeavor groups meet. 7:30, Evening theme, "Chosen of Go'd. Prayer teacher THE FRIEND OF SINNERS Wednesday evening, 7:30 meetmg training. and study in Miss .Dorothy Hicks', ortfanfcft. aCotnlngV "Prayer," jeunz,:. pasta Mrs A, ,L«e Long-, director. Morn- Ing, Men's chorus, 'The Palms, 1 Faure. Chorus, "Jerusalem," '-Parker. Evening, Ladies'-' chorus, ",Fairest ^Lord ·' Jesus," Willis.--Dean Haggard, pastor. . · - · ' . CONGREGATIONAL · First--Bible school 9:45. Worship, 11. Pilgrim 'group 6:30. -Yanktou college, glee club In Palm Sunday musical 7:30. Boy Scouts, Monday 7:30. Union Communion service in Baptist church, Thursday evening 7:30. Good. Friday.: service . in Methodist church' beginning 12:30. Worship In music at morning s'6r- yice, two' organ selecUona. by Mrs. Ehlers: "Salutation," · MacDougall, and "Grand' Finale," Harris. Anthem: "Ride On! :Ride On!," Scott and sold by .Miss Smith: "The Rev. P.' W. .Pfaltzgraff will/talk from the. theme "Christ's Triumphant Entry Into .the Temple'." The choir will .sing. 'T^ie intermediate and junior leagues will meet :at 6:45 p. in. The senior' league iyrfll meet-at 7. Evening : worship and sermbh·'.' at' 7 :SO:' The" pasto'r "will begin'a- series' rff talks' ohr"Bible Women." His'· subject for 'Sunday evening^ will be-".The '.Loyalty of. Women to a Cause." Carl Werthenbach and the Rev^vMC.'Pfaltzgraff. will sing a-duet;p-P.W; Pfaltzgraff, pastor. : · ; . ' '-;'"'·' · '.: · .' ' ' .'.':' ; LUTHERAN. '"':' : Bethlehem--Between ;Foui;th. and Fifth streets, on North Delaware.'?) a.-' m. Grad e d Sund ay. school '.and -Bible class.' 10 a. m.' English" service. Sermon', topic: ."The Savior in .the Grave," jjoK'.19J' 41-42. 11 a.'; m.-; German service.; Mqnday Weri'ing- adult .class. No. J...'at,..; parsonage.: Tuesday evening at : ,7 .and ^aturda.y morning -at 9: children's.'class. Holy communion will 1 be ; observed ;Tiiut;s- day'evening at. 7:45 in the'.English language'and Good Friday eVepipg-, at 7:45 in the German language. Registration .-at -.the parsonage^ on; Wednesday. The ,Yi'.,P will be announced:. nreeting WILLIAM RAMSEYER "Nevada, Montana, New York, Maryland, Massachusetts and now Illinois--that is an imposing list of states," he declared. "So far as I am concerned, I see nothing to do but resubmit- the question to the people and let them decide the matter once for all in the light of present conditions." · Ramseyer made it clear, however, thaj such a move-to repeal should be submitted to state conventions 'composed of delegates elected for the specific purpose of 'passing on the amendment," rather than to state legislatures. . ' directions was tailed. . considerably cur- Temperature Rising. "r Rising temperatures were · noted at Burlington, where a heavy snow had fallen during the night. Cedar Rapids reported severe traffic handicaps. Snow plows were ·unable to make headway and street 'car service.was abandoned.- Hundred's of 'automobiles were stalled, train and bus schedules were virtually useless and even pedlstrlans :iound -it Impossible to -wade thru "tbs drifted sidewalks. Interurban service to Iowa City was suspended during'the early Hours. :"; Boons reported similar ! difficulties on a leaser scale as a result of · the six Inch fall there. Buses and trains were behind schedule and -many motorists were stalle'd along "highways. · · ; At Falriield eight inches of snow followed yesterday's rain, leaving a soggy foundation for the drifting had held a plstoi match with a vigilante team. At Marsh all town, the wall of a truss roof garage collapsed under the weight of eight Inches of snow dropping the roof - on to 20 cars The damage to the building anc autos was expected to reach nearly $20,000. ' Bus traffic Marehalltown, keeping close to schedules.' was disrupted a altho trains wer LEAVES ICY BREATH snow. Train* Are Late. Trams at Muscatine were from on« to four hours late because of a -drifted eight inch snowfall. · ,-'. The Des Moines police force wa» without 20 of ita members who were (tailed near Ivy, 6 miles east of here, as they were returning last night from Oskaloosa. where they KANSAS CITY, March 28. Iff)-- OJd Man Winter who returned fo his second vlait this month to., th western fringe of prairie stale bowed his · farewell today but !ef his snowy mantle and an Ic breath. His departure was marked by cessation of snowfall in the Dako tas, Nebraska, Kansas, Oklahoma northern Texas, and, the Rock mountain states. Snowplows hot on railroads and highways wer pushed thruout the night clearin transportation paths · which ha been blocked by huge drifts. Fruit growers and cattleme were apprehensive over the effecl of the storm. While cattle losses i the panhandle section of Texa* were not so heavy as at first, te ported, unofficial reports indicate severe damage to. budding trees. ·alms." -Dr, Dibble will preach rom theme: "Program .of Jesus." he evening service will consist of acred Palm Sunday music by the 'ankton glee club consisting of 22 olces.--William L.' Dibble, min- ster.- · - · · . - · . · . ' . ·"·' · EPISCOPAL . . . . · - . St. .John's---Holy Communion; 8 m.f" children's Eucharist and in- truction, 9:45^. m.; 11 a. m. Holy Communion and sermon; 3:30 p. m. 'eager service-of sacred music. Spe- ital music will Include a group of hree numbers as a 12 minute pre- ude to the 11 o'clock-service. Tese will be "Melodie in F" by- Rockwell; -"Menuetto In B Minor" by Schubert; "Nocturne In E Flat", by Chopin. The'offertory, '/The Palms" by Faure, sung by Ray F. Kunz; idstlude, "Grand March" by Quen- In. At the: vesper service, there will be the annual admission ' : ser;ice of the localbranch of the Girls', friendly society. Special music for :his service will include the.'solb, 'The Plains of Peace," by Barnard, sung by Madelerie Donnelly; the organ 7 solo, "Where Dusk Gathers Deep" by Stebblns, played by Ruth Gough Pattori; the. offertory an- Uiem, "O Savior of the World," by Goss; poatlude, "Triumphal March," by Harris. The palms used In decorating the church and for distribution at -the services are given -as a memorial. The .Holy: Communion was celebrated for the first time In the newly completed Chapel of Our Lady Wednesday at 7 a, m. All of the members of the. Acolytes'guild will meet on Monday at '4:30 p. m. in be guild parlor. Plans for Easter day will be announced. Services for next'week'Include a daily celebration of the Holy Communion' Mon- YANKTON GLEE CLUB SUNDAY College Group of Men to Give Program at Local Church. ; :'· Sunday night at 7:30 o'clock the Yankton College Men's Glee club is to perform at the Congregational church. The group will sing- an en- tertauiirig variety "of 'iiumbers^bb'th IJgit, "an'd .heavier" types. : · ' · ," ; - :··* --thByclub '' a,c'-.3iouic : ; .Cedar March,'' by R. S. Morrison. Wartburg Luther "league meets at 7 p. m. Members of confirmation class invited. '.'Topic ."Christ' our ; King," by Elsie : Buehler aid-Ella Woisnak. So- los.by the Rev. Mr. Mall and Conrad Buehler. "Organ .solo' by Mrs.. Mall. Bible verse'..on "King;". The Ladies Aid; will not meet this week. Choir will practice- Wednesday, evening. Qn Hply or' .OSo od Frid ay.;, Gerni an service at il a. m. and 'American service at.7:45 a.,m. Special music. --Osmund.G. Malii pastor.. '.Trinity---SOS Pennsylvania avenue southeast^-- Graded Sunday school and Bible classes at 9:30:-o'clock. D. R. young women's. Bible, class with Miss Minnie Lein as leader 'meets at 604 Pennsylvania avenue southeast Palm Sunday morning wo.rship at J-0:45_ o'clock. Sermon-theme.' "Christ the- Savior King" John 12, 12-19, Evening worship- 'at TrSO o'clock under auspices of the .Luther league. x .Miss Erna TJansbn will lead "the "dlacusslbri of- the Lenten topic. ,.The"'Lutheran Daughters of'the Reformation' wil! meet, at 'the church parlors Monday evening at 8 o'clock Tluth Smith and Onet Lee, hostesses Sunday School teachers meet Tuesday even ing at 7 4 SO o clock Qh,olr. rehearsal M. . . . Rapids, ; Davenport and many 16 £h er of the larger town's : of Iowa, Illinois and.,In;u' an a. ··'··' _____ ·-- ·'· ''-- ·'·'-"· _ Mason City residents will, he especially" into tested in the group 'because it 'has In its membership several relatives of city residents.-; The solo pianist is a nephew of Dr.-W. L. Dibble, pastor of the Congregational, church, and two other menibers"are relatives of Guy Crossen. · , A silver offering will .bo taken Sunday but no admission is charged. SANDINO TURNS DOWN ANY TRUCE Insurgent Leader Refuses to Allow Peace in Nicaragua. WASHINGTON, March 28. UP)-Nicaragua's bothersome insurgent leader, General Augusttao Sandino, has passed up an .opportunity . to make a truce with the United States and is receiving money and munitions from American sympathizers. What action,. If any, the state department will "take to end disorders In the Central American country as marines are withdrawn remained problematical today. A suggestion that Sandino make peace with the United States, It was learned, was rejected by the leader. nerf, superintendent* Divine «wdi? ship 11 o'clodk, reception Of new members Sermbri ' by 1 the pastbr Theme"" "Make Christ 'King."'- :· The special 'musical' numbers "for .this service are as' follows: ' Prelude, ''There is a Green" Hill -Far'Away," Gounod.. Anthem, "Palm Brandies," Favre; offertory, quartet, "Jerusalem," Millie Rye,' Mildred Retabua, Mrs. F. .E..Reishus,: Mrs. ·.R. -B. Qua'ndahl; pbstlude,_."Ride ori!'R(de on in Majesty," DyKes. . .Luther league 6:30:'o'clock. Topic,: .'.'Why .Christ is a Worthy Master." Leader, Fr*d Grelk. Vesper service ] .7:15. Sermon subject, "Hearing and Doing.": Holy week'service on.Wednes- day, Tbursday : 'and Friday nights at 7:45. Chief administration of the communlott on Thursday night.. Special ··· administration of · communion on/Friday night fftnd Easter morning 1 . Easter cantata, ''Victory". siing by the choir on-Sunday night, April 5 at 7:45.--The Rev.- George G. Parker, pastor.' Immanuek--Corner Fifth and Jersey southeast. .Sunday school and Bible classes at 9:301 Morning worship at l6;30. 'Sermon theme,, "Of 'What Significance is the Triumphal Entry ?" : Anthem, · ."Rejoice, . O Daughter,: of Zion," Heyser, Evening worship at 7:30. Sermon topic, "Th^ Lord's Last Week."' This 'sermon 'will be illustrated by means of ster- eoptlcon slides. Special-music. Holy week services Tuesday, Thursday and Friday ;"at 7:30. The sermon Tuesday evening will; be on "The Merciful Redeemer." The service on Thursday'evening will-be the celebration -of- the Lord's'Supper. Meditation, "The Holy Supper of our Lord." Good Friday, at'17:30,· the theme will he "Love to the Uttermost." Meeting'of Martha-Society and adult class postponed; Child-, ren's confirmation class - Saturday at 1,0.--B. T. Erholm, pastor. · Our 'Savior's ---Jefferson and Twenty-fifth street .'·'· southwest-Sunday school 10. : · Confirmation class 6. Evening worship 7:30 Sermon theme "King'For--a Day," Luke 18:38. Ladies -Aid Wednesday after-' noon''2:30: Conimunlorl services Thursday evening' 7:30! On Easter Sunday at-7:30 c Junior choir of Xion Lutheran church, Clear Lake,..will give the sacred- cantata, "Eternal Life," by Fred-B. Holton: This choir is composed -of 40 members under endrioksoD, assisted by Mrs Mar-, a"-4 s Hoveland, will entertain the B and O circle Wednesday at 2 30*p rff, ,at *1611 Washington avenue north. 'Holy Thursday ·service with Lord's Supper at 8. .p." m. Service Good, -Friday evening ;at 8-. p'.'.'m. Co_njEirmatipn 'class Saturday at 9 a! "m : :-^--Oiiv'er. L.'- N.- V^igdahl, pastor. '. riartheast. Delaware avenue ! Palm' Sunday service.. Sunday, morning at 9 .o'clock. .Sermon -theme.' ''Our. . Passion King.-" Graded Sunday school and Bible classes at 9:30 o'clock with rehearsal for Easter program.' Lenten sed^ vice Monday .night at 7:30 .o'clock. -- Oliver.; L.'N. Wi^dahl. .pastor. worship at 11 o'clock. The pastor will preach his sixth Lenten sermon. Theme: salem." 'Jesus Rides Into- JeruScripture: Matt. 21:1-9. Church school at 12:30 p. m. Mrs. M. M. Brewton, superintendent. At the evening hour, 7:30, the K. of P's will hold their annual thanksgiving service in the church. Midweek prayer service Wednesday evening at 8-o'clock. The place will be announced at the church.--J. C. McGinity, pastor. . : ; fr Zion--^East State and Rock Glen. At 10 a.- m., German service. At 11 a.m., and at 7:30 p. m.,-worship in English. The:Sunday school.is at 10 a. m , and the Epwor^h league, meets SCHOOL CHILDREN FROZEN TO DEATH (Continued From Page 1). · ;" of food they carried with them to the school was exhausted Thursday night. ' . ' ' ! ' ' ' Seek Two Airplanes.' ' TOWNER, Colo., March 28. Off)-Efforts were being made here today to get two airplanes from Lamar to fly to Eads, Colo., and get the 18 Towner school -children who; survived the tragedy in -which five other children,.were' frozen to death. Advices from Eads said all the survivors" had been gathered in one farm-.home : near Eads. Several are believed to: : have contracted pneumonia and fear is held for their lives.:-·'··' ·'·· The children would be taken to the Maxwell,hospital at Latnar. TEACHER MISSING HOLLY, Colo., March 28. John Doll, bus driver, and several Sheridan Lake , school children, missing since Thursday morning in a blizzard, were'found safe today in a farm house near here. Miss Maude Moser, a teacher in the Towner school, is .believed to have perished in the ^blizzard. Miss Moser started to walk from the schoolhouae to her home and had not been heard from since. Doll drove his bus to the .farm home when the snow became so heavy he could not see the road. Because of crippled telephone communication he was unable to report his safety and that of the children until today. SEARCH FOR BOY LINCOLN, Nebr., March 28' UP)-A searching party of more than. 100 persons left the little village of Max in southwestern Nebraska at dawn today- to scout the country for miles around in an effort to find 7 year old Boyd Edward, lost in the snow swept canyon country near there Thursday afternoon on the way home from-school. Another *oy, a wo'man and three men, after Toeing 1 reported' missing 1 from their homes in western portions of the state, were found safe yesterday. 'VISION' BEFORE BROTHERS JUR' Policeman, Admitted to Mentally Unbalanced, *¥* · *t* ' ' '·" Testifies. CHICAGO, March 28.;'?JP--The jurors who are to decide If'. Leo Vl Brothers slew "Jake" Ltngl'e, TribJ une crime reporter.'in the Michigad avenue pedestrian tunnel last Jun| 9 had the mental .picture .'before! them today of a policfeman chasing] a. "vision" instead: of Lingie's sup-, posed slayer.' 'Policeman Anthony Ruthy, .who told the jury he frequently had! mental Illusions, was · the man who! gave the Lingle murder, trial thlal surprising- turn · when he testif ledl yesterday that the particular! "vision" he ,was following the dayJ Lingle was slain.was that' of an-" other policeman who seemed to b| murdered.; The prosecution, after warnii the court that the state regard^ Ruthy as mentally unbalanced, got bis.testimony into the. record, over 1 the strenuous objection of the de J fense, apparently to strike a blow] at the indicated intention .'of Broth-1 era' counsel-, to establish a. double| identification. . Ruthy testified that his mind waal a blank the day he identified Foster, and that he had .visions of "everybody in general" including Abraham Lincoln, ever since suffered a head injury in 1924. Court was adjourned today until Monday but there were indications! the "visions" would play a further! part in the trial next week. Alien-l ists for both sides are to testify 1 ) about Ruthy next Tuesday. ( .The state's case was near- com-, pletlon today, with testimony from seven witnesses to show that, Brothers was near the'scene of the' slaying.' PLUNGE OFF BRIDGE DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., March 28. (/P)--Three persons were killed today in a taxicab that plunged from an open drawbridge into the Halifax river here. . The dead: Mrs. Gertrude Bush, 50, Lima, Ohio. .Mrs. L~A. Ward; 60, YaJtes Center, Kans. t, JklwU Craig, ,)S7, driver of rMETHODIST 10:45,"· UnIon ... service of day and Tuesday at 7:30 a. m. and 1 Wednesday at 7 a. m.,and on Thursday at 7 and 9:15 a. p. There will l)e no other services, on Maunday Thursday. On Good Friday,-April 3, there will be a three hour'ser- vice beginning at 12 noon. Services for Easter day will include .celebra- tion'of the Holy Communion at 6:30 aivd 8 a. m. witlrvchildren'a service at 9:45 a. m. and celebration of the Holy Communion and ser- men at 11 a. 'TO, - · EVANGELICAL Grace--Fourteenth and Adams northwest. The 'Sunday school will open at 10 a. m. C. E. Baker is the genera! superintendent and Mrs. DeWItt of the primary department. Morning worship at 11. The the direction of Mrs. James McQor- mlck.--The Rev. H. O..Urness, pastor. ' St. James Lutheran--502' Sixth street Boutheasf^-Graded Sunday school 9 a. m. Ella Wolsnak,'super- intendent.' Children will' be confirmed. Confessional service begins at 10 o'clock. Text:.Revelations-3, 19 and 20. Prelude ,for main service, played by Mrs. Mall. ."Reverie," by E. L. Manifold. Confirmation of children.. Vocal solo, "Calvary," by Evelyn Weber, ac'companlmeht by Mrs. John Weber. Theme for. sermon, "Take God's Word Wit(i You," followed -by the, Holy Lord's Supper. Offertory,- '.'Twilight ..Meditation," Distribution of confirmation certificates. Postlude, "Trlmphal adult'and 'junior,, congregations. B.ap- tlani .of children arid adults. Confirmation of members' of the instruction class. Reception into membership of nigh school group. Reception" into memtierstilpi by : letter and. on confession of faith: Pajm Sunday, special music.' Palm Sun- 7 day sehrion: "Our Lord and-Master." 7:30; evening service, · sponsored by-men's club.;-Special music. Special:-riumbers by the- Jiinibr - college trumpet quartet: Address: "Religion 'an,d 'Education for Fainily Life,"-by Newell W. "Edson of New York. 9:30, '^church school. Juniors will'meet'in auditorium. 2:80, service for Mexican congregation. 5, social .hour Asbury. league.. 6:30, Asbury and Wesley Epworth leagues devotional services.---William H. Spence, pastor. ' . ^Frec--146 Sixth street southwest Sunday "school at 10 o'clock. Morning .worship at 1 11 -o'clock.- Class meeting and Y. P. meeting- at 1 o'clock,- followed by evening service at 7:45. 'Services each evening- next week. The Rev. "Mr. · Reichert will preach. Program by the - Sunday school' i Eastey Sunday morning. Easter offering will go to .'Woodstock - , 'Homes.--George Reichert, ·pastor.;. . - . ' · ' . - , , Olivet---9:50 a; m., church school. C. K.. Kinney,. superintendent 11 a. m., the'third of the'series of sermons on the atonement. Theme: "A King Versus th6 Atonement." The choir will sing."Blessed is He That Cometh."- 6:45 .-.-p.-' m., Epworth league. ,- Topic: ."Getting- Really Acquainted With Jasus.'' 7:30 p/ m., song service . and .a' pantomime "Abide'With'Me" put on by young people- from the -I, O, O. F. home. Sermon theme:- "Jesus and His every eW^pg-,atiWp m , except on Friday and Saturday The Ladles Aid and the W F M S, meet Thursday afternoon at the home of Carl Rausch. Union service'On Good Friday from 12 to 4 o'clock at.the First Methodist- church.--G. H. Kohler.-pastor. . i · ·; · - PRESBYTERIAN - First--9:45--Church school. 11-Morning worship. -Sermon, "The Royal Entry,"..by tho pastor. The male quartet will sing "Fling Wide .the Gates," Kauffman. Sidney Stott will sing "The. Palms." Faure. For offertory -Mrs. Woodward will play Hurter'a "Chansonsette." 2 p. m.-- Juniors and llghtbearers. 6:30--Seniors and forum. 7:30--Evening worship.' Pictures of "The Passion Play of Oberammergau." · Girls' chorus will sing "Evening Prayer," and Mrs. Hageririan will sing, "Close at Thy Side." Wednesday, 7:30 p. m.-- Young people's societies entertained at the Hotchkin home. Thursday, 1 p. m.--Aid luncheon. Mrs; Peterson, chairman. Reservations .with Mrs. Lewis Wilson. 7:30 p. m.--Umou service in the First Baptist churcb. Friday--Good Friday service In the First M. E. church.--George K. Davies, minister. East Side Sunday school--9:45 a. m., Bud Conlon, superintendent. anSCELLANEOUS Central Heights Union Sunday school -- Organized on Sunday, March 22. W. H. Briar was chosen superintendent; The Sunday: school will meet every (Sunday at 10 a. m. This is under the auspices of the American Sunday school union. -George A. Wolfe, Sunday school missionary. Christian and Missionary Alliance--616 North Delaware avenue --Sunday school 2 p. m. Preaching service 3 p. m. Tho Rev. Mr. Coopfer, evangelist, will speak on "He Drank the Vinegar." Y; P. service 7 p. m. Evangelistic service 8 p. m.. The Rev. Frank Ward from the sunshine mission. Cedar Rapids, will be here with an orcnestra. The Rev. Mr. Ward and the Rev. Mf. Cooper will speak that evening and members of the orchestra will sing, play and. giye .their testimony. A- free t Thj( bodtep T^W recovered by firemen l ' * · Bridge tenders told authorities the taxicab was traveling more than 50 miles an hour as 'it plunged into the river while the draw was open to permit a'bpat to pass, and that bars with'red lights were across the bridge entrance. ' quiring the county treasurer to en-' ter the time when making entries o n his t a x list. . 1 By Hager, fixing tha minimum size of meshes in commercial fish*., ijj ermcn's seines at Stretch measure' 51 of three-inches. . By Whiting, legalizing- payment of ' $14,506 for salaries by Johnson county officials in 1928 and 1929, '' By judiciary committee, providing that a driver who wilfully injures v a guest in an auto accident would be subject to civil liability. By Greene/ permitting publication of the federal census. BELIEVES POLICY OF RESERVE WISE (Contlnnefi From P«ee 1). . **". the method of handling- the Rockefeller funds LAWS ON WEAPONS PASSED BY HOUSE (Continued From Fug* !)· approved'and is now ready for the governor's signature. './ Other Bills Passed. Other bills passed included a measure by Senator D. W. Klmberley, Scott, to permit clerks to have the names of. primary 'election candidates printed on the ballots instead of adding- them by stickers. Seriator Kimberley said his measure would apply to Council Bluffs,- Clinton, Davenport and Muacatine. A house bill giving boards of supervisors the right to destroy county records on file at the erid of 10 years was approved. Measures passed also' included a house bill specifying the weight of grapefruits, -lemons and oranges sold by the bushel. A house bill by Brown which was passed provides that the governor shall confer with the board of parole before commuting the sentence of a prisoner. the. ^ accept the money as a direct deposit Before taking up the medical fund question,: Kelleher examined the witness further on the finance committee's authority and method of operation. Boyd said he'is not familiar.with the setup of funds at, the university or the books in thfe' business office. He testified, that tuition and fees always'had been used-fpr any purpose and-was not confined to the · school's support fund which was filled entirely from legislative appropriation. . Tuition "Pin Money." Kelleher suggested that the tuition and ; .fees' were "pin money" and used largely to buy real estate. Boyd replied that the board had tried ;to keep up with educational development and to safeguard the university's future. Asked by Kelleher if the board took the position that the legislature Is short sighted and that the board itself must provide for the future, Boyd answered that'the legislature is generous and does tne best it can. · IN THE RADIO WORLD Friends," Tuesday .evening the choir wil! put'on'tbe^ Easter musical-program . at .the. Madison school community meeting. The ladies aid will observe the annual guest day. in connection 'with the regular monthly meeting Thursday.' The .Woman's Home': Missionary society will meet Wednesday afternoon with Mrs. A. R' Enerson .as''hostess, 400 Nineteenth street- southeast. Our church will join with others of the' city.'In the union communion service Thursday evening'at the-'First Baptist church, and the Union Good Friday service at tie First Methodist church, .1. O. O.. F. Home -2 p. : m., Sunday school. 3 p. m., church service..Union Memorial--Fourth street arid North Carolina avenue. Morning will offering will be received on Sunday evening for the Rev. Mr- Cooper.--J. A. Schmidt, pastor. ChUrch of the Nazarene--Corner Third street arid Jackson' southwest. Sunday school at '10 a.' m. Worship and communl6n service at 11 a. in. Jail' meeting at 3 p. m. Young people's service at 7:15. Lesson, "A Day With Cnrlst at Jerusalem." Mrs. Roy Wiggins in charge. .Evening _ service at 7:45.--R. · D.. Wiggins, pastor. The Full Gospel .Chapel--410 Spu.th .Jackson avenue--Sunday school 10 a. na» Morning worship 11. Young people's society 6:30 p. m. Song service 7:30-8. Evening service with.preaching, 3 o'clock. Prayer meeting Wednesday 7:30 at 1645 North Pennsylvania.--Elder W. H Ppiyie, minister. Salvation Army--341 South Federal avenue. Sunday 11 a. m. Holiness meeting. Sunday 2 p. m. Sunday school. Sunday 7:30 p. m. Salvation meeting. Week nights, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday, 8 o'clock.--Adjt. and Mrs. J. H. Blt torf, in charge. Appropriation. An effort was made during the afternoon session of the senate to have the appropriation for the legislative-investigation of the University of Iowa made a special order of business for next week. Senator George A. Wilson, Polk, objected to taking any. action when so ;many members were ^absent and the matter was dropped. . . The question was brot up'today by Senator L. H. Doran, Bpone, a member of the investigating committee. He said there was no indication as to how much longer the investigation would take and that court reporters and others employed by the committee desired tv be paid. Pass. 20 Bills. The house waded thru its lengthiest calendar of the session today by passing 20 non-controversial bills. These included: By Ickis, fixing the expiration date of fur dealers' licenses as March 31; By Baird, giving Council Bluffs the 'right 'to extend from 1935 to 1949 the time for making a ohe mill levy for park purposes. By Mayne, providing the method of appointing chiefs of police and fire departments In cities having nivll service. By Long, legalizing relncorpora- Uon of the. First Methodist Episcopal church at Mason City. By -Benson, defining motor vehicle fuel. Reduce Institute a. By Hopkins, reducing from three days to one day the time allowed teachers to attend county Institutes and providing reduction of pay for non-attendance. By committee on land titles, re- By C. E. Associated Press Radio\Editor (Time is central standard thruput)' NEW YORK, March 27. CSV- Seems like a lot of money, but Theo Alban, tenor with the B. A. Rolfe orchestra, is rated as resolving ?500 a week for a 73 seconds he appears ,in this tri-weekly WEAF program. : ' In each broadcast Albau sings-IB measures :of "Hapy Days Are -Hera Again," requiring about 26 seconds, · However, that does not take rehearsals into consideration. Getting into statistics, it figures something like $6.41 per second. ; · Hellmut H. Hellmut's first broadcast to' his German homeland via NBC facilities was quite a success. It came from the statue of liberty. New York, and was clearly heard thruout Germany, reports said. Hellmutseems to know how to put over his story of scenes ini America to bich he refers as "noisy." His style is something like that of Graham' McNamee. " The date- · for Helen Keller's radio appearance on WABC and stations-Is April 22 to 10:30 a. m. The Columbia concert orogram Is to be extended thru April, it has now been decided. SATURDAY Ted Lewis and nvs musical clowns, WEAF setup, at 8:30. Atlantic City entertainers, WABC and others at 8. Hill Is DCS Moines Speaker.- NORA SPRINGS, Mar«h 28.-Senator Lafe Hill of Nora Springs, representative of Chickasaw and Floyd counties, will speak '. before the Businessmen's gospel team of east Dea Moines Sunday afternoon.

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