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'-'. ;~-\~~ . 16 MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE APRIL 3 1931 '. STRONG TONE PERVADES SWINE MARKET CATTLE TRADING IAS QUIET START |ovine Prices Are Steady , to Higher; Lambs ^ 25cDown. MARKETS CLOSED ' Gram and financial markets of Chicago and New York were closed all day Good Friday. CHICAGO, April 3. UP)--A. strong tone pervaded the swine market from the! outset of trading today. Shippers and small operators were on hand early with orders for 160200 Ib. offerings for which they ·were willing to pay premiums. Packers had 7,000 directs and balance of the run of 16,000 . supplemented by a staple contingency of 7,00 was hardly sufficient for .Immediate trade requirements. Improved conditions in the outlet for pork after Lent were anticipated Selling started strong to, lOc higher and strictly choice lights were belt at ?8.4p, while ?8.25®8.30 was paid ·frequently. . ' ' Cattle trade had a quiet start on a modest run of 2,000, which car i-ied few finished steers. The week', supply of 31,800 shows a decreaa of 15,000 as compared with the urevlous week, but demand for bo vine stock was correspondingly light. Generally steady prices wer obtained today but in. most .in stances they were higher for th week. Calves, however, have suf fered another severe setback an BOW are 52 lower than a week ago Packers received an aggregate o 7 000 direct lambs including 89 from California. "Only 5,000 shoe and lambs'were on sale, but ther : was little local demand «.nd outsid inquiry was much tempered. Price were largely 25c under Thursday best time. .on and medium E50-8501tJS.S4.255Ji6.73; ows,' good and choice $5@6.25; common nd medium 550-850 IbsA W.25O6.75; Cows, cod and choice ?S@8.25; v coromon and med- um $13P5; low cutter and cutter J2.754H; ealera (milk fed medium to choice J5.50 9; cull and common $4@5.5u; stocker nd feeder · steers, good and ·choice (all welghta $6.?G@8.75; common and medium all weights) S4.25®6.75. SHEEP 7.000; lambs, steady to 25c high- j; top wooled lambs to packers $9; lambs, ood and choice 90 IDS. down }B.25ff0.10; nedlum 90 Ibs. down J7.25S8.25; common, 11 weights $5,503)7.25; medium to choice 1-100 Iba. S7.2S09; ewes, medium to choice SO Ibs. down 53.25Sf4.65. OMAHA UVESTOCH. OUAHA, April' 3. UPI--U. S. department I agriculture-- HUUS 10,000; 78 direct; opened steady to Oc higher; closing dull; packer bid weak lo .Oc lower; top »7.80 on sorted 200 Ib. averages; bulk 160-230 Ib. welEhU S7.30@7.75] 230-280 Ib. Butchers J7.25@7.B5; 280-400 Ib *7ffi7.25; packing sows mostly ;8.35@6.50; average cost .ThuisiTay $7.31, weight 257. CATTLE 800; 100 calves; all classes fully steady; fed steers and yearlings S7@8.25; heifers mostly {8.7587.50; few lots *7-75« £.25; hulk beef cows $4.2505,50; cutler grades S3.25S1; medium bulls. S4.25@4.50; practical top vealers $9.50; stocker and feeder steers scarce, steady. Local Hogs '."MASON CITY, April, s.--Bes sorted lights, 180 to 230 Ibs., $7.30 best medium weight butchers, 24 to 260 Ibs.,- ?7.10; best heavy butch crs, 270 to 300 Iba., 56.80; DCS prime heavy · butchers,. 310 to 35 Ibs. $6.60; best packing sows, 300 M0 to 350 Ibs., ,$6.00; best heavy sows, 210 360 to 400 Ibs., ?5.80. MASON CITY GRAIN MASON CITY, April 3.--Barley -SOc Oats 22c Shelled corn, No. 4 42c Ear Corn HIDES Quotations Furnished by Wolf Bros. 808 Filth Street Southwest. Horse hides ».:. -$1.50-$2.00 Cured beef hides 4%c Green be el bides SHEEP 7,000; sharply . lower i stedy; feeders fed" lambs fully steady; in spring, lambs; sheep strong; early sales fed wooled lambs $8.50®8.75; best held around 59; one CHr California spring lambs aver- aEed 67 Ibs. at HO.50; choice native spring- ers $11.50; best ewes J5: 70-80 Ib. clipped feeding lambs $7.65@7.75. MVESTOCK FORECAST. CHICAGO. April 3. .T--Official estimated livestock receipts tomorrow: CatUe 500; hogs 9,000; sheep 4,000. Market Notes By TICKBU TAPE- PRODUCE MASON CITY, April 3.-- Cuh Quotations by E. O. Hone.. EGGS Eggs (current receipts) 16c POULTRY stags .I3c Heavy hens, 4% Ibs 14c Light hens .......' ..lit Old cocks, heavy 9c Ducks 12( Geese T( Merchants Quotations." Eggs, to trade ..'. 16i Eggs, cash Butter, Plymouth Butter, Clear Lake Butter, State Brand. Butter, dairy .....: HAWKES AFTER NEW LAURELS "The next few years will reaulre careful treading on Use part of business as well as government In order that no experiments may tnrow the economic system out of bai- and that business may have an oppor- and company. Government and business, said, are Interrelated In more ways than the mere regulation or supervision of business methods and processes. , T.rinTED 11OHT SHOWS Representative Sales CHICAGO. April 3. (,T--RepresentaUve sales, as seleMed by the U. S. department ot sericulture-Heavy-- 340 303 2D1 279 268 Z58 BOOS. I4BMS- 7.15 34 7.35 68 7.45 56 7.55 63 7.60 87 ' 7.70 33 185 193 163 182 1T8 161 8.30 8.35 8.20 8.25 8.10 Light LlghU-- SO 243 7.75 29 158 8.25 45 24D 7.80 37 154 8.20 74 233 7.00 65 .117 a.10 70 ' 226 8.00 22 140 8.15 52 214 8.10 10 133 8.04 · 40 203 8.25 CATTUE. Steers-- Heifers-43 1200 B.Pl) 10 607 8.60 17 1091 8.25 32 735 8.10 17 1283 i 8.00 20 694 7-SO 38 1421 8.85 12 814 6.75 15 883 8.10 Cows--- 4t 1082 7.73 5 1112 6.00 24- 857 7.SO 4 1200 S.S5 25 1083 7.40 5 1248 4.85 23 1012 7.:!5 2 845 3.25 28 819 T.15 23 904 7.0(1 ' ' 11 843 6.75 SHEEP. Fat Wooted ftambs-- Shorn - Lambs-244 60 4GS CHICAGO in'£STOCK April 3. Ml--United States 58 217 130 78 60 108 39 01 35 39 £8 81 ' DO 04 05 79 90 102 75 104 lit 99 100 108 62 216 9.90 372 0.35 127 S.35 SOfl 9.25 118 85 90 S3 94 77 8.50 S.40 8.25 £.15 8. CO S7.T5@8'.QO; pacXlng sows J6.505'6.85; N£ht t -J.60-200 Us. Sa.l598.35: medium ·wtltfct 200) 250'ins. S7.65®8.30:-lieavy weight »0f so I Ihs. J7.1087.15; packing sows 175-500 Iba. 1 «.50@6.SO; slaughter plES 100-130 Ibs. $7.76 ' ^CATTM 2,000; calves 1,000; most Mil! Ins classes steady to strong; general trade belnn considerably more, active; beat medium weight steers 50.80; with bulk ot day'B : eteer crop 57.BO®-8.75; stackers and feeders i draEEy at week's decline; all Interests huy- V Jug fat cows,' also cutter cowa; bulls and 4 "vealere about steady; slaughter cattle and s -vealers, steers good and choice 600-300 lb«. '. J850@io.75: 000-1100 Iba. S8.50l5llO.75; · 1100-1300 Ibs. S8.60SP10.BO; 3300-1500 ^Ibs. i J8.60O10.50; common and medium 000-130U ! -1D8 'J8.25SP8.50: heifers Rood ana choice 550- I S50 Ibs. 57.00@8.25; common and medium i S5.50@T.50; cows good and choice 55.oa«? 650; common and medium 54.258)5.25; low i cutter and cutter «.25@4.BO: bulla (ycar- l lines excluded) good and choice (beer) 54.00 ' ' ci57o' cutter to medium J4.00SP4.90; vcal- 1 S? (milk fed) eood and choice 57.25@9.25; medium. $6.00(5)7.20: cull and common 54.30 I 06.00; ttocKcr and feeder cattle, »'««" ! good and cholM 500-1050 Ibs. J7.25e8.75; ! common ana medium J5.50®7.50. I SHEEP, "12,000; fat lambs mostly strong; ' wringers unevenly and sharply lower; sheep I unchanged; good to choice wooled lambs i J900fi9.35' to packers; ouUlders 50.3SW ! B.SO; cuppers 38.0008.40; anrinjers 513.00 ©15.00: slaughter sheep .and lambs, lambs · I 90 Ibs. down fiood and choice J8.83ffi9.7B; I medium 58.25®8.83; 91-100 Ibs. medium to choice J8.OOSfO.50; all weights common S7.00 1 ma 25; ewes 00-150 Iba. medium to choice f J3.75St5.25; all weights cull and common i 12.00®4.25. j (Note: All quotations In sheep are on j Wooled basis until further notice). j ; ' SOUTH ST. PAUL LIVESTOCK j .SOUTH BT. PAUL, 'April 3. [.T--XTnlled I States department of agriculture-I CATTLE 1,700; all clauses in meager oup- '· tly; trade moderately active; .steady to ! strong; she stock and bulls strong to 25c higher for two days; few part loads ma- i lured steers'58.2568.50; bulk all weights i or down to 56.50; feed cows S5.25©3.50; · hellers 55.3086.75: cutters S3.0084.00; bulls : 54.50 down: · feeders and stockers slow; i calves 1,600; vealers fully steady; Rood :· grades largely $6.50; choice kinds J8.50-. S HOGS 7,500: fairly active; mostly 10® 1 ' higher than Thursday's 'average; better ISO- · '' 220 Ib. weights J7.75©7.90: 220-250 Ib. aver- 'i aces largely 57.5Q@7.75; 250-350 Ibs. weights ·/! largely 57.00®7.30; pies S8.00; light' lights ^ 47.75(97.00; sows ·; sirEEr 700; 238 direct; very little here; · Indications about steady on fat lambff, ask: JnE-59.00 and better for best fat westerns; · Jew throwouts S6.00®7.00; lat ewes 53.75®, : 4.50 and better. I SIOUX CITX LIVESTOCK ·: !r SIOUX CITY, April 3.' I/TV-United' States . 'i 'department of agriculture-- . ': · , '} ' CATTLE 300: calves 100: active, beef j Steers and yearlings strong to 25c higher; . eho stock' strong; bulls and 'vealers un- » changed: stockers and feeders dull; bulk ' steers and yearlings js.75@7.75; few sales ! . 5a.00@8.25; small showing fed heifers J7.00 ; down; bulk beef cows 14.2585.00; most med- 1 Iran bulls J3.75St4.00; choice vealers 58.50.' i ^rHOQS £,300; fairly 'active to slilppers for i 160-240 Ib. butchers: strong to 13o higher; i other weights dull: packing tows strong to i 20c higher; packers Inactive: most 360-200 · Mb, butchers J7.60SP7.9S; top J7.70: 210-240 1 ]b. weights J7.50®7.65; packing sows main. .; jy S6.40S86.50. · ' ' .SHEEP 1,200; early trade about steady; , Hd J8.75 for fed wooled lambs, asking JO.00 ' ul better for best offerings; load clipping - lambs J3.10;' other classes little changed; fat ' ; ! wooted ewes salable 55.00 down; car shear' 1 Ing · Iambs- J8.00. . . · v -- KANSAS CITV MVESTOCK. ' 3 ·- · ' ' '· -KA'NSAS CITY, April 3. UFt--V. S; rtc- ·! partment of agriculture-HOGS 3,000; 147 direct; fairly active, · ·: mostly lOc higher than Thursday's average; j top 37.35 on 200-250 Ibs. good and choice ; 140-160 Ibs. S7.35O7.80; 160-180 Ibs. 17.35 . ,®7.90; 180-200 Ibs. 57.65®7.05; 200-220 ' I b a . »7.65®7.95; 220-230 Ibl. S7.55ff7.05; , 250-200 Ibs. J7.3307.75: 200-350 Ibs. S7.10F|: ' 7.50; packing sows 275-500 Ibs. J8.25A'7; i stock pigs, good and choice, 70-130 Ibs. 57.2537.00. ' CATTLE 1,100; calves 130; generally steady; top mixed yearlings 58.35; four ' loads fed Texas steers S7.305J7.75; steers, · good and choice 600-1300 Ibs. J7.5QftO.75; ''- 1300-1500 Ins. 57.75^10: common and medium 600 Iba. up t5.KO®7.75; heifers, good »nd choice 550-850 Iba. S«.7508.15; com- .25 Fat Wooled 'Ewe5- 9.1o 3 116 5.0 0.00 81 120 4.1 8.83 15 134 4.5 8.75 2 185 4.0 8.60 3 197 4.C 8.50 6.25 8.00 7.50 T.oa 5.00 4.75 4.50 4.Oil 4.00 CHICAGO rOUI/TRY CHICAGO, April 3. I/P-- Poultry-- Alive. 12 trucks, steady, prices unchanged. NEW YOBK PRODUCE NEW- YORK, April 3. fai -- Eggs 38,862, steady; mixed colors, regular packed, firsts 2lyi52Hic; nearby hennery browns, · regular packed, extra 23tt@24c; extra firsts 22H@23e. Nearby and nearby whites, average extra white, mediums 22@23c. . n»t .2.000,000 in the gross earnings ot .subsidiaries ol the United LlKht and Power In 1930, the net In- coma of the parent company lncres.sed to S10,48Ji450. alter all charges, from 9.9TM;- 641. the preliminary report discloses. The 1930 net Is equal after dividends on the» parent company's preferred stock to J2.01 share on the average ot 3.424.193 combined class A. and class B common shares outstanding during the year In comparison with 52.32 a share" on an average of 3,227,517 chares outstanding In 1619. The decline In per share earnings last year Is explained largely by an increase ot $1,814,803 In preferred dividends paid on stock of the parent company. MOTOIt VEHICLE OUTLOOK OPTIMISTIC April production of motor vehicles in the United States and In Canada Is expected to exceed 320,000 units, and possibly will reach 340 000. ' The minimum figure would constitute a 7 per cent Increase over the estimated March total, and also assurance that the Industry .would continue InAprll the upturn that has characterized its operations since Jan. 1. ' Compared with April, 1930, however, the estimated production of the current month would represent a loss. Production last April totaled 468,000 units. GENERAL MOTOKS ' BETTERS POSITION , EifecUng an Increase of almost J30.000,- 000 In net working capita! In 1930. hennery nearby Butter 10,744, steady; creamery firsts 27 VI 528c. Cheese 09.413, steady; state, -whole milk flats, fresh fancy to fancy specials 15@ 16%c. . - · Dressed poultry steady, prices unchanged. NEW yORK POULTRY. NEW Y.ORK, April 3. lift-- Live Poultry Irregular; express chickens and fowls unquoted; express broilers 30P41c; no freight quotations. the Hog Markets General Motors corporation emerged from a. generally unsatisfactory year In the automobile Industry In a liquid) position wnlcn wlH enable the corporation to take immediate advantage of the ' expected upturn In business. The' pamphlet report to stockholders discloses that current assets as- of Dec. 31, 183D. amounted to 5364.817,496 against current liabilities of J83.779.800. A year .earlier the company reported currant assets ot S368.960.945 and current liabilities of $117,073.163. The net working capital at the end of J930 was $281,037,636, In comparison with $251,287,782 as ol Dec. '31, 1829. STEEL PRODUCE!! CONTINUE OPTIJII s'teel" sneet~pro"ducen In Uie Chicago district report prospects lor the\ immediate future fairly bright. Output In this territory Is being maintained at 60 to 70 per cent £ capacity and prices are holding at estab- ished levels. - ^ For-a week or more there-has oecn rather bearish news on sheets from the east Sharp By HIE ASSOCIATED TRESS Hoe prices at Iowa markets Friday: CEDAR BAPlns-^Prlme hogs: Mediums JO.SSSD7.05; heavies SC.55(^6.75; lights $0.85tl7.05; puckers 55.55O6-05. DES 5IOINES-^-l,300; . steady; prim lights S7W7.50; prime mediums S8.S5®7.40 prime heavies 3E.35@7; good packers ®6.40. : OTTUM1VA--lOc higher; 120-150 Iba J5.35; 150-160 Ibs. J6.95; 180-230 Ibs. J7-30 S30-260 Ibs. J7.15; 260-300 Ibs. S6.85; 300 350 Ibs/ 56.55; over 350 Ibs. JC.25J goo packers J5.80; fair packers J4.8Q. ' WATERLOO--Prime hogs, 180-220 Ibs. J 7.30; 220-240 Ibs. lB.90S:f.20; 240-280 Ibs. 38.85©7.30; 280-3ZO Ibs. 56.45(36.75; 320-350 Ibs. 46.35JfU.B5; good packers $5.85 )rti were reported,- the reason KANSAS CITV PHODVCE. KANSAS CITY, April 3. LT--No produce, holiday. COMBINED HOO BECEIFTS. DES MOINES, 'April 3. (,T1--U. S. department of agriculture-.Combined hog receipts at 23 concentration yards and 7 packing plants located in Interior Iowa and southern Minnesota for the 24 Tiour period ended at 10 a. m. today were 11,500, compared with 35,2,00 a week ago. Mostly strong to lOc higher; selling Interests generally holding for more advance and marketing light; bulk 170-230 Ib. weights $7.2513)7.55: long haul 180-210 Ib. weights S6.75@7.70; 240-200 Ib. weights · Quo*tatlons for good and choice: Light lights. 140-160 Ibs. 56.75SP7.60; light weights 160-180 Ibs. J7.25@7.65: 180-200 Ibs. S7.25Sf7.65; medium weights 200-220 Ibs. 5,7.25(3:7.65; S20-250 Ibs. S7.05ffi7.50; hea\-y weights. 250-290 Ibs. J6.80SP7.30; 200-350 Ibl. JS.SSfl'I.OS. Good packing sows 275-350 Ibs. J6£?6.40; 350-425 Ibs. $5.15®6.15; 425-550 Ibs. JS.U5. ;lven being that demand from thc.automo- e industry I* Blackening. The latest reports from the auto Industry are, however, that Tplana are helnff made for a further Increase li\ production of. utos this month to meet a growing demand for passenger cars and commercial vehicles, including tructa and_ tufles. WEEKLY LIVESTOCK REVIEW CHICAGO, April 3. (m -- United States department of agriculture -CATTLE -- Compared week aeo: Weighty stecra 25if50c lower; better grades' showing maximum downturn; Jewish holidays principal bearish factor on bullocks Dealing 1,200 Ibs. upward, such Kinds. closing at low time; lower grade light steers about 2Sc higher and better grades fully steady; stocfcers and feeders weak to 25c lower; light heifer and mixed yearlings SOc to 51.00 higher, oulcher heifers sharing upturn, light cows active. and around 50@76c higher but weighty cows slow altho about 25c higher than a week ago: cutters 25c up, bulls steady and vealers S1.50@2.00 lower; extreme tops for week: Weighty steers 510.75; yearling Dicers 510.25; helfera yearlings S8.85; most fed steers S7.25 ®B.OO; largely fed steer run, receipts. smaller elnec'last July. · "' HOGS -- Elrcct receipts sharply 'Increased, shipping orders curtailed, supplies slightly reduced due to snowstorm in producing areas early in the week; Compared one week ago -prices mostly J5(jr25c higher, light weights occasionally' 35c higher, packing sows mostly 10@15c higher; top for week $8.25; today's top 58.25; bulk 170-210 Ibs. 58.10© 8.25; 220-250 Ibs. S7.60i58.10: 280-320 Ibs. Arbor Day Is Set Aside by Governor for Tree Planting One more opportunity glided by Friday with many chances "muffed" to start beautifying the grounds about the home. The occasion was Arbor Day, proclaimed as such by Governor 'Ian Turner. The planting: of two. or more trees was made an eligibility requirement for the 4-H clubs this year, according to L T. Bode, extension forester at Iowa State college. Citizens "with an eye for beauty, however, have made something of the day and sought for information on the subject of trees and shrubbery. Among the trees which are adapted to Iowa are arbor vitae, Norway spruce, white pine, white oak, pin oak, red oak, paper birch, Norway maple, sugar maple, American elm sycamore, hackberry and white ash. Roots of trees obtained for planting should not be allowed to dry out. This is especially true of evergreens. Trees should be planted in well worked, fertilized soil. Before planting the ends of all broken or mutilated roots should be cut off. Care should be taken after the tree Is planted that it has plenty of moisture. (Cc-Btlnned From Comla Face)* f his voice, calling upon the mad- .an to stop. A wild peal of maniacal laughter eplied to him, that awful laughter rhlch he had heard twice in his Je before. Then came the crash, ae horrible rending of torn metal, and Dr. Weatherlelgh flew, as If urled from a catapult, out of the riving seat, over the wreck of the olice car, and on to the ground leyond. Then came silence, utter and pro- Having collected nearly till the air honors that were going about loose In our United States, Capt. Frank Hawkes goes In search o£ fresh fields to conquer. The famous aviator Is shown superintending the loading of his record-breaking plane, Texaco 13, on the liner Europa at New York, preparatory to his start for Europe whore he will attempt to set up a series of Intercity records. BADGES AWARDED AT BOY SCOUTS' COURT OF HONOR Troops of District 3 Meet at Clarion to Receive Rewards. CLARION, April 3.--- Advancement awards were made to 34 scouts at the district 1H Court of Honor held at Clarion in the grade school gym Thursday evening. Morris McNie of Hampton, chairman of the Court of Honor, presided at the meeting. The Clarion grade school hand, under the direction of Lee Stewart, furnished music for the evening with special numbers. -In the absence of .William Perkins, chairman of the Clarion Community committees, C. A. Casebeer presided at the first of the meeting. The opening ceremony was under the direction of Frank Champin, assistant scoutmaster of troop 47, Clarion. .The .Invocation, was giv- Cruelty Alleged in Three Petitions for Divorce Filed Here Cruelty is alleged by two womei and one man in divorce actions file in the district court Friday after noon. Drinking and association' with other women is the charge brot b Rehecka Gilman in her action fo separation from Emmanuel Gilman The petition states they were mar ried at Albert Lea in 1926 and tha they lived together until Augus 1930. Mary Jones in her petition fo separation from Roy F. Jone charges cruelty and desertion. The were' married No. 26, 1828, an lived together until ,Jan. 10, 193C according to the petition. George T. Morrison, who ask separation from Ina Morrison, state they were married at Clarence, Mo in 1921 and that they lived togethe until March 15, 1930. He allege cruel and inhuman treatment. MAD LAUGHTER A Thrill Ing Mystery Story By MILES BURTON ound. (TO BE CONTINUED) SUITS BROT ON SMALL CRASHES Damages Caused by Collisions of Automobiles Asked in Local Court. Actions for alleged damages resulting from minor automobile accidents were filed in the office of the clerk Friday. J. E. Donnelly is the defendant In an action for $128.05 filed for Lou Niederfrank, who claims the defendant turned his automohile into the path of the plaintiff's car. ·He Asks 561.37. Peter Swendsen in his action for $61.37 against Gerald Janssen, claims that he was changing a tire on his automohile when the defendant drove an automobile into the rear of his car. Jerome T. Chute is suing Tod Ransom for 5139.14, alleged damages caused when, according to the petition, the defendant drove his car Into the rear of the motor vehicle driven by the plaintiff. , Halverson Defendant. C. O. Halverson is the defendant in a 520 action filed in the district court by E. W. Schilling, who alleges the Halverson car struck his motor vehicle in the rear, ruining the car trunk. Ida Glazier thru her mother, Mrs. J. A. Glazier, brings action for 5500 against Paul Brown, alleging the jrlrl was struck by an automobile driven by the defendant. Difficulties in Naval Accord Thot Serious PARIS, April 3. UP)--A distinct impression prevailed here today that difficulties of the French and Italians in completing the naval ac- .cord drawn up in tentative form March 1 were more serious than was officially admitted. IMPROVEMENT IN W.F. MUSE NOTED Globe-Gazette's B u s i n e s s Manager at Kansas City to Meet Norrises. Friends and business associates of W. F. Muse were overjoyed with a favorable report Friday afternoon from his bedside. It was received by telephone at Kansas City by L. P. Loomis, business manager of the Globe-Gazette, and relayed again by telephone to Mason City. Mr. Loomis left Thursday nigbt for Kansas City, intending to meet up there with Mr. and-Mrs. Ralph H. Morris of Orange, N. J., who are on their way to San Antonio to the bedside of Mrs. Norrises' father. Their trip from Chicago to Dallas, Tex., was to have -been made by plane but it is reported that weather conditions caused a change in the plane schedule out of Chicago. Whether Mr. Loomis would, continue on to Texas waa to be, decided in his conference with the Norrises at Kansas City. Mr. Muse suffered an attack of pneumonia last month and was apparently well on his way to recovery until last Saturday when he suffered a relapse. Reports from his physician at Santa Rosa hospital Thursday were of a nature to cause concern among his friends and the more cheering word Friday received a special welcome. Eleven Numbers Are Furnished Policemen Eleven license numbers of cars seen cutting corners thru oil station drives have been delivered to the police department by station attendants. A campaign to eliminate cutting thru drives, especially to avoid stop signs on bouleyarded streets, is being conducted by the police department. The practice is dangerous and will have to be stopped, according to F. R. Sanford, chief of police. The numbers turned in to. police were 17-9067, 17-8610, 17-8982, 177034, 17-7813, D-1176, 17-6224, 17245, 45-2839, 17-8872, 17-8428. HOQ FUXTJBES. CHICAGO, April 3. (.T)--Hos futures: Light hogs offered at J8.50, bid J8.2S; mediums S8 and 57.75; heavies J7.60 and 57.80: all .to arrive Monday. Grade · Offered Bid LIGHTS-April 8.30 en by. the kev. Gladfelter, . . . $7.25S7.70; 330-400 Ihs. 57.00ffl7.25; 160 Ibs. . J8.00®8.15; few to 58.25; pigs May ...................... 8.60 Juno .. ........ » .......... 8.7.1 Sept. (first half) ......... 0.25 Sept. (last half) .......... 9.00 MEDIUMS-April ..................... 8.25 May .............. . ...... 8.50 Sept. ............ f. ....... 0.00 8.00 8.25 8.25 8.50 7.50 8.00 8.00 MISCELLANEOUS POTATO MAHKET CHICAGO, April- 3. (^--United States department of agriculture-Potatoes 140; on trade 360; total U. S. shipments 812; about steady; tradins rather slow; sacked per cwt., Wisconsin round vMta $1.45®1.60; fancy higher; Idaho russets No. 1. mostly $1.75^1.80; few $1.8IS; No. 2, $1.50^1.55; Colorado McClures $2.00 G2.10. No butter or «gc market today. GREENE SCHEDULE GREENE, April 3.--The Greene high school baseball schedule for the season is as follows: April 7--Allison, there. April 10--Rudd, here. April 14--Parkersburg, there. April 17--Marble Rock, here. April 21--Clarksvllle, here. April 24--Sheffield, here. April 28--Marble Rock, there. May 1 and 2--Butler county baseball tournament, at Allison. May 5--Open. May 8--Clarksville, there. May'12--Parkersburg, here. . May 14--Allison, here. . . mostly S7.30O8.00; plain kinds down 50.50; packing flows 56.50@0.85. SHEEP -- Compared week ago: Fat lambs mostly 25(J50c higher, closing under pressure, however; sheep about 25c higher; trade apparently stimulated by healthy Easter demand until values worked too high; today's bulk prices: Good and choice -woolcd lambs averaging 94 Ibs. down 59.25®9,50, best 59.75, also the week's top; heavier weights S8.75CP9.00; clipped lambs $8.0008.75; wooled throwouts 57.0068.00: spring Jambs 516.00(0^18.00, averaging 35-55- Iba.; fat wooled. ewes 54.00^5.00. IQWA'NS GO TO GOPHER RELAYS Old Gold Enters Eight in Four Individual Events and One Relay. IOWA CITY, April 3.-- Eight University of Iowa, athletes will compete in four, individual^ events and one relay Saturday evening- at the Minnesota relays in Minneapolis, Coach G. T. Bresnahan announced Thursday, Both Edward Gordon and Everett Handorf will race in the 70-yard high hurdles and will compete in the . running high jump. Wayne Maase'y will put the shot and Emil Trott will pace thru the one and one-half mile run. With Paul Conway as anchor man, the other members of the half mile relay team will be Gordon -Lagerqulst, Everett Ferguson and Robert Adamson. Conway and Ferguson, seniors, were the fleetest sprinters in the time trials. Captaincy of the squad f$r\ the, Gopher relays has been conferred upon Gordon Lagerquist, the Des Moines athlete who is in his first year of competition fcr Iowa. He has run the quarter mile In all of the indoor meets. Omicron Chapter of Scouts to Broadcast on Tuesday Evening The Omicrom chapter of the Alpha Phi Omega, national honorarj scouting fraternity at the Univer sity of Iowa, will broadcast anothe scouting program Tuesday, April 7 from 9 p. m., to 10 p. m. In this program will he a talk en titled "Understanding .That Boy. This presentation will be given b. Edwin Johnson, .research assistant of the University, of Iowa character education department. Mr. Johnson has had 15 years of experience in scouting and is competent in being able to understand the boy ar;d make this presentation. Thig talk should no doubt, be o£ great value to scoutleaders and others working with boys, according to Charles Knousc, scout executive. Other things of the program will be the giving of accounts of camping experiences and a variety of musical selections. This program will be given over station WSUI jastor of the Christian church. Knousc Calls Roil. Roll call of troops in the district was made by Charles A. Knouse, scout executive. In the attendance contest, troop E6 of Hampton scored 1,326 points; troop 51 of Dows followed with 1,316 points; Troop 57 of Hampton was third with 1,200 points. Goldfield had the largest percentage of scouts enrolled in its^troop in attendance al the Court o'f Honor. Dr. J. C. Powers, president of the North Iowa Area council, gave the main address of the evening. He placed emphasis on the value of scouting to a boy and to the part the program played in making real men out of real boys. He also emphasized the fact that scouting was a program that worked and that the greatest need in the movement was not more boys, but more men. He also pictured the ladder of advancement from the Tenderfoot to the Bagle Scout. Pascequal Lopez, 5, Dies Following Month's Illness Pascequal Lopez, 5 years old, 732 Jackson avenue southwest, child o" Marquis Lopez, died Friday forenoon at a local hospital where it had been since March 12. Funeral arrangements are not complete. She Took What She Wanted! FUNERAL FOB CHILD. Funerai services for Helled Aguirre, two mouths old daughter of Ascension Affuirre, 19 Lehigh row, were helfl at the Holy Family Catholic church .Friday morning with the Rev. Leslie V. Barnes in charge. Burial was in St. Joseph's cemetery. BUCHIGAN BANS BILLY LIGHS FROM KING DETROIT, April 3. (JP)--Two welterweight boxers who were ordered from the ring at Olympia stadium two weeks ago because they would not fight, were suspended indefinitely yesterday by the Michigan State Athletic commission. The suspension order against Sam Bruce of Buffalo and Billy Light of St. Paul/will not be recorded with the National Boxing association, so the penalty will be in effect only in Michigan. Their purses go into the general fund. Returns From DCS Moines. KENS ETT--Miss Katberlne Aus- stead, who has been at Des Moines caring for her uncle, Orin Newman, who had pneumonia, returned home for a visit with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. A. O. Austead and family. Award Badges. Second class. badges were awarded by Prof. L. B. Sayre, scoutmaster of troop 62, Goldfield. ·Dallas M. Harrison, troop com- miteeman at Hampton, made the presentation 'of second class merit badges to Frank Champlin, assistant scoutmaster, troop 47, Clarion, presented a first class badge to Bernard Nelson, Troop 62, Goldfield; first class merit badges were awarded by Dr. J. -S. Rule of Hampton, chairman of the district ID committee. ** . Star Badges Given. Warren Searles, assistant scoutmaster of troop 461 Clarion, awarded star badges to Loran Hadley, troop 16, Belmond, and s Malcolm Churchill, troop 47, Clarion. A bronze Eagle Palm was awarded to Duane Packard, troop 16, Belmond, by Ver- nie.Hofsommer, scoutmaster Troop 51, Dows. Dr. Powers made the presentation of the Eagle Scout badge to Francis Rice, troop 36, Hampton. Mrs. Rice, mother of Francis, was called "forward and stood at the aide of her son. Announces Contest. The scout executive announced the-klte flying contest for April 11, scout leaders' meetng for April 16 at the P. G. and E. building and the junior leaders' conference at Mason City on Saturday, April 25. He also emphasized the importance of the Area Court of Honor to be held In Hampton on Sunday afternoon, May 10 at 2 o'clock. The closing ceremony was under the direction of Warren Searles, assistant scoutmaster of troop 46. Dr. Turner Granted Leave. AMES, April 3.--Dr. J. S. Turner, professor of mathematics, has been granted a leave of absence until Sept. 20 to go to Derbyshire. England, to settle the estate of his father, who died recently. While abroad he will also visit London, Paris and Berlin. Students and Teachers - at Greene for Vacation GREENE, April 3.--The following students and teachers are home for a few days of the Easter vacation: Miss Maude Stober, from Logan; Miss Ruby McCarthy from Dysart, Miss Merle Grand all from Rockford HI., Miss Hilda Martzahu from Lake Mills and Miss Ruth McCarthy,'a student at Grinnell. Miss Ethel Van Horn, a teacher at Dysart. is a guest in tha McCarthy home. Bad Stomach Cause f 'IT "J- pl'»" : --vr^'--' of Bad bkin You can't expect to have a good clear fresh-looking complexion if your, stomach is weak and disordered. Undigested food sends poisons through your whole body, pimples appear in your face, skin grows sallow and muddy and loses its color. Your tongue becomes coated, breath most unpleasant. But these troubles will end quickly and skin ckar up if you will start today taking that simple herbal compound known to druggists as Tanlac. Tanlac contains nothing but herbs, barks and roots which have a cleans- · ing, healing effect on a poor upset stomach! Just a tablespoonful before each meal, stimulates the digestion naturally so that you can eat what you want without fear of distress. And when your stomach is in good shape again see how much keener your appetite is--watch haw quickly skin begins to grow free of disfiguring eruptions. The cost of Tanlac is less than ac adose. Get a bottle from your druggist today. Money back if it doesn't help you. TONNIH about half the time was irritable, inconsiderate and rude to everyone. Yet she could be the most adorable and provocative creature imaginable if she chose, and if she thought it was to her advantage.. She could'pfactlcally take the last and best tiling you have in the world and make you think you wanted her to have it. Read about her in the new story, LOVE, PREFERRED By EDNA ROBB WEBSTER Author of "Joretta" and "Dad's Girl" t Begins "Tuesday, April 7th, in the Globe-Gazette 93c a Bushel | For Oats Feed those Portable Milling Oround grain. Joe Kelly of GHdden says: "I got 93c a. bushel for my oats fed to pt£s this year." He had his oats ground by the Portable Milling Co. Phone us. We ffrind your grain on your farm at LOWEST PRICES. Portable Milling Co. 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