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1'ACIE FOUR. D A I L Y C O U U I W K . f l MONDAY, MARCH .'?, Ohmror. THE COUIUKR. CO., I'ubllahers. TfBKIlY P. SKfDBR. P r e s i d e n t and, .1879-1016. MRS. K. M. f r c s W c n t , 1810-llKW. . I A M B S ,T. DIIISOOUU I ' r e s i i l o n t a n d G e n e r a l Manager, P. O. KDMUNDSON, V i c e - P r e s i d e n t . Mrs*? K. A. PONEGAN, S - c r e l a r y a n d Treasurer. JOHN L. CANS, Managing Editor. WA1/TKR S. STIMME1* C i t y E d i t o r . M l r i S LYNN'S B. KINCKLL, S o c i e t y K d l t o r . MEMBER OP Ajncrlcan Newspaper Publisher* Association, A u d i t Bureau of Circulation. Pennsy v a n i a Newspaper Publishers Association. Two r e n t s per copy. 5X: per m o n t h ; *. r ..OO p.v y e a r by m a i l If P»'d in ad " vanc\ I2c per week by carrier. ttnfer. .1 as second clans m a t t e r at tho posLoltlc-j, ConncUsvllle. M O N D A Y E V E N I N G . MAR. H, 1930. W H A T OTHERS THINK OF t'O.VNKLLSVILL*. Those citizens who havo been wont to complain about the stores of Conn e l l s v i l l e , tho extent, variety and q u a l i t y of tho Hto:k.s, price* and .service? rendered by our merchants, have been r a t h e r mildly rebuked by ;i worn.", a from a distant city many times t 10 size of Comiellsvillo, who ha* supplied Tho (Courier with very pertinent, timely and pointed observations t h a t were prompted by her experiences hero on Dollar Days. That she f o u n d much to commend in our uoves. tho bargains t h a t were offered, t h e i r q u a l i t y and price, and was a r r a c t e d by the beauty of our c h u r c h e s and the n a t u r a l surroundings of t h e t o w n , and t h a t all of these Ihlnios .ire "much to it 1 - credit of the ·own «C OonnellKV-ille." when compared w i t h larpor places, ought to stir our ow:i people to ;.i feeling of pride in what we have. That f e e l i n B ought to impel us to {creator appreciation of and more Intense loyalty to ConnellHVllle, its es- tabllshia'onts unrt institutions. These should bo made the objects of our interested concern, knowing, as we do, tha: their success is vital to tho welfare, prosperity a nil happiness of our people. Tho lestimony v o l u n t a r i l y given by this woman from a distant city re- callH that given by others who have become residents here after living in larger places, and o p p o r t u n i t y has been frivon t h e m to contrast our schools with those f t h e i r . former home cities and towns. In a number of insunces the new residents have been so favorably impressed by the c h a r a c t e r of the school work bcinfi d o n e here, and the progress their cfoildreu make as .students, t h a t they v e r y f r e e l y express t h e i r a d m i r a t i o n to t e a c - i o r s and Crlenda of tho schools. Kor u m t a n e e , a f o r m e r resident of ti Mich can city, r e c e n t l y said that the school:- of Connellsvillc- arc far 1 advanced over those of the peninsula state. Another, from Youngstown, O,, suid a t h i r d f r o m New York City, have borne- e l o q u e n t testimony to the HU- perlor excellence of our schools and t h e i r management as contrastcMl with the m o r e populous centers w h i c h havo been t ! ieir former hotnea. A w Jinan who attended an educa- t i o n a l - o u f e r e a c e in Ohio recently rep o r t s that one of tho instructors in-Red the touchers of t h a t state to m u k o . - i visit to the schools of Con- n(.'l!sv-l:le to «· in actual operation c e r t a i n t.eac'niiu; nu'tluxls t h a t w e r o u n d e r discussion, but had not been a!plk'i in the Buckeye State. Members of the g r a d u a t i o n class at tho Teacher's College at. California last year SDLTU several days In Uiijpectioti of school w o r k in Fayutt.o county. H o t u r n i n g to t h e i r school they re- porletl that the "most, profitable part of t h e i r visit was tho time spent In the schools of Coiiuollsville." Man.-' o t h e r i n s t a n c e s could he cited t h a t h.ive callcil forth e q u a l l y favorable c o m m e n t s by visitors on some phase of l i f o or activities In Conuells- vlllf. Surely, if strangers are thus impressed, ousht not, we to be nshanvnt of our own complaints, whlnlns-s and f a u l t n n i M n g s about things that o t h e r people find to be so w o r t h y of commendation, praise and approval? D A Y U ; U T SAVING BY A SENSIBLE A !VI XATl/KAJ, ME'ViWU. Tho suggestion of M a y o r II, I). Allneri!. t h a t t h e w o r k i n g hours d u r - IIIK t h t «unirnor m o n t h s begin one h o u r earlier in the m o r n i n g and end by th«i same arrangement an hour oar I lei In tho afternoon, \ \ i l l prcvldo all th:) advantages claimed t\»' tlie No-called system of "daylignt saving" by the only siensiblo nnd natural mc'tho'l the system can bo Dmployod. It v ill do a w a y with the silly c!e- vicn of moving the clocks ah mid and w i l l prevent the confusion which results 'rotn two time standards. Go- It.iK to work at " o'clock In tho morri- ins by standard t i m e is precisely the same is moving the clock ahead one hour nnd going to work at S o'clock us Indicated by the time ploccts that have )ueu changed. Some r-eopie riiay i;ain the l u i p r o M s l o u they are g a i n i n g a n o t h e r h o u r ' s sleep in the inuMI; 11; hy t h o chiinptxi clock, i u t t h e y ;M - e merely (ieludini; themselves. By uc. ual time t h e y get up one hour o n r l l i v , but at tho same hour the persons iris? who have changed the B t u r ' i i i ; t i m e f t h e i r day's work in- Btixtd in' chanijlng t l i e i r clocks, Het'i ro t h e r e is forma! adoption of tho iii'W nuuluMl, as Mayor Mlnerd sugs i '.'ts. it is proposed to carefully canva ; f l i c hojid.s of business houses and ii.du;-! r i a l c H t u b l i s i i m c - n l s . In this fovllnsc out of s e n t i m e n t the farmers In t i n - a4jii(:iMti sections should not be overlooked. This group has toon u n n l t c r a h t y opposcl tn "daylight" rtavinf hy (he clock movinR method. They a l r e a d y are e a r l y risers* -uul .1 Ions work ttay. Whether the plan of gett:ng a still ear!l«r start would be apixsouhle, and possible to be practiced, or whether keeping the clock at shvidard time and leaving the changed hours exclusively to business houses and I n d u s t r i a l establishments, it. would be desirable to know before any general c h a n g e In customs 1. undertaken. Tho gemeril objection of the farm people to th method now in vogue !in some cltl»s is thai: they m u s t get into town in mld-atternoon, before the farm work i r tho day has lem finished, in orier to do th-eir shopping before tlio c'oslng hour at the stores arrives. Th-s ofteti !a a serious inconvenience to the farm schedule and its actual efioct is to prevent :.s frequent visits to. town as nfight ether- wise bo desi ;-able. Th/e I'arnie- has become too i m p o r t ant a factoi in tha business life rf the c o m m u n i t y to be disregarded lu any plan thi't would result in a dis- arraugemonl of his working hours. Another v itiiaWeatiggoKUon of Mayor Minerd i ; that the change would bo conditioned upon I ' n i o n f o w n , Scottdale aiul Mount Pleasant making tho sartn arrangement. The desirability ol general agrer-nient on the proposition is obvious. People who visit sections d u r i n g t h e r.-ti- mer where : he clock-moving nl:in is in operation are f a m i l i a r w i t ' s tli^ i n convenience and confusion t h a t i. experienced. We will wish, above all things, to ui-old similar conditions here, hut Mayor Mineni'c, plan if made a c o m m u n i t y order, w o u l d obviate many if not all of these d i f f i c u l t i e s . Mayor MUert! Is not u n a l t e r a b l y committed t- t h o plan, h u t i n t e n d s t o ttocuro expiftseion of sentiment before- final a-tion is taken. It i.-; desirable, the -afore, that t h e reaction of all gniui s of citizens who aro interested sh uld be m;wje U n o w n promptly. Female Red in. Forced Rel real ; L A t V A J A I ! Y S T r D K K O G A T O K V STATEMENTS*. To make it »till plainer to persons disposed Lo make or circulate, or to aid or cotin cl ot-hers to make or circulate, any statement Intended to in- j u r e any fi m n c i a l i n s t i t u t i o n of tho f.-ommonwo.'.lth of P e n n s y l v a n i a , the .severity of the penalties provided by law in KUC'-J cases. Tho Courier directs atteniioc to the text of t)io Act of Assembl / that was approved by Governor *dwin S. Stuart, A p r i l 23, 1909, The penal section of this Act is as follov B: *Sectloi; 1. Be it enacted, % that any person who shall nuike, utter, cir 4jlate, or transmit to another, or other*, any statement unruo In fact, deropitory to the fimncl.ul condition of liny bank, banking: house, banking company, IrnM company, surety company, jniiu-antw! company, title Insufanco company, or other financial Institution In this Commonwealth, with Intent to injure any such financial Institution; or wliti shall counsel, aid, procure, or Induce another to urigrlnatc. make, utter, transmit, or circulate any such statement or rumor, w i t h like Intent -shall he )?til!t} of a misdemeanor, anil, upon conviction thereof, shall he punished hy. a fine of not moro than iivi thousand dollars ($,000), ami by Imprisonment at hard. liibtT for a term not exceeding fire » ) yejirs." The carc'ul perusal of this section is urged uixm all persons who i n s y not be 'aw ire ol the pwil they an Inviting fo · themselves when ' h e j thoughtl«6fly give currency to a derogatory r unor or untnith effecting a financial institution that, may b imparted tc them by another, or which they theme-lives may originate. Thorn is but one safe course to pursue--regulate y ur con versa! ion so ilia? neither yo i nor the- per.son will; whom you converse w i l l becomo li able to the stiff penalties of this Act. NONSENSE -rv-( \ WtCK \ THIS ' ·STUFF ? NUMSKUU. 0« HO Congress Asked to Persecution Protest Religious \Mliich Prevails in Russia YO FR INCOME TAX. A Net .Lo(-s in Trtule or Business. Provisioi 1 is made in the revenue act. which allows a taxpayer who sustains a not 1QP6 in a trade or bushiest regularly irried on by him to d?duct the a m o u n t of such tie-t loss when computing tii« nut income for the succeeding tav able year, ami if such Jos: ie in exce«. of the, net income [or that y«ir, the KCOSK may bi carried ovei- and deducted In computing tlio net Income for t ' l e next auocoeding taxabl-i year. When ci mput.'mg a nat kxiw und'er this provis on of the act there may b-) Included ldes from the «ik oE real cetiite, ma :hinery, and other capital assets used In the trade or-bueinesc, but doe« lot nicluda loasce aria In.? from tr.-vnt;:xctione not connected wlt:i tho busine is oscept to tho extent of tho amount, of gross income derived from such outsld-e tmnnact.ionE!. That is, if an indivklnal had a. taxable income from ouUiklo eouroes of $2,00(i, aikl eusttti'ied a net loss from his trade or business of $8,000, and eleo allowable deductions out«id-f of hia buslu*s« o $4,000, for 1928, ho woul'l be allowec) to c.arry over $8,000 at! a d«ductkn in computing hi« net income for 1929. Light By Garbed Prayer Lands Under Scrutww ST. LOt IS, March :! -- A middk- ajBred man. clad in underwear'and a jacket, he! 1 up traffic hero when he decided to kneel ami nay his prayers in the miHle of a street car track. He said : e decider! to pray and that he WOK ii. th* middle of the tracks when tho ieeision struck him. He was placed in an observation ward lit t!'t; city hospital. " !o(eor" Is Kluxive. ST. L,0'I IS, March M--St. Louis d- h ive 1'aiUxl to find trace o£ an object that fi.ttract«I tho entire city. A ' meteor" leaving a t r a i l { blue l i g h t was seen p l u n g e e a r t h w a r d -- but, the sleuths were n i m b l e in find trace of i . Lo ihlnir for Barg-aln* ? If so. n ad the nrivorU»!nE columns of Th« D; lly Cxmrksr. Police intercepting a woman Communist, in the lisiurb« ioj which broke out in City Hall Park, New York City, follown c the call which a committee of the Trade Union Unity Le.tguo m; de at the Mayor's office. The representative* of tha leagrue, which is a Com- muniflt oifganiaation, annotmccd their intetition «.f dema idinj- un rnlief. VNHV DONT THSY HOP? EuverN NOAH » DOES A Ct-todk; START, AND RUN THE ALAftM PJIN«rST DEAR. NOAH* IP THE P)STOA| f?INSS,SHOUUD THE AUSO . IS TM« TNC . To CXVBB THIS To Snoopers Arouse Senators' Ire When They Spy on Them But l)n Not Care MOM Much They Watch Movements of Private Citizens. By CHARLBS P. STBWAKT, Central Press Staff Writer. WASHINGTON, March 3.---Govern- m e n t Knrxipers can snoop to t h e i r hearts' c o n t e n t , f u r all the Senate cares, so Ions as they anoop ex- c l u s i v e l y on p r i v a t e c i f i ' / e n p , arid strictly refrain from snoofimt; on any Senators. Rut. let a Senator suspwt ho in be- ins snooped on, and how lie hollers! When, a l l at the name t i m e , as at present, practically tho entire. !)fi Senators pet tho c o m p l e x , each t h a t several snoopers arc on his t r a i l , believe me, the Senate office building; i» no safe place for a stranger to venture into; one of Serfreant-flt-ArrnB David S. Barry's anti-snooping n.v cops is liable to K\\IK him any m i n u t e , as a precaution--and investigate afterward. * ^ * Senator H u r t o n K. Whc-eler snuuileci tin; i n i t i a l alarm. Perhaps he had reason tor b o l i e v i i i K h,t was bciiiK spied on. U n o x p e c t o d l y openli!?; the -door, from I t i K private olilco i n t o the cOTi' : .(Lor, he found a man w i t h one eye ; i b o n t tlie p l a c e where tho Keyhole had been an i n s t a n t , previously. The r y e ' s owner proved to be armed, loo, but t h a t was explained on tlio u r i H i n d of h i i stain:; as an ofiicia! invcHli:;a(or, of w h i c h the Oapllol g u a r d who war, Hunimoii'rx! satisflw.1 himself, uv a " p i n c h " w o u l d have boon in order. Nevertheless, I. he i n c i d e n t made Senator Wheoler uneasy. * * 4 Then Senator William R Borah decided t h a t ho also \va» an object of espionage, G o n i p l a i i i f s Crtirn o i l i e r senators followed. Finally Senator Jiimes E. Watnon, the Senate'.-; m a j o r i t y leader, deinaml- cd an investigation. Subscquontly ho a n n o u n c e d (hat t h e i i i c i n l r y had Called to reveal atiy j u s t i f i c a t i o n for the scare. Howover, t t u - r o has been no relaxation in th« t h o r o u g h n e s s of f.lfo patrol established m e a n t i m e by Scr- geant-al-Arms Barry in (lie Senate oUlce building lobbies und hallways. Folk who doubt tins can test it Tor the-niselves by e n l e r i n j ; and loafing about for a few sccondB In a s l i g h t l y suspicious; m a n n e r . Arnica and Kteril- Ized* bandages are to be had at tho pharmacy diagonally across Hie Capitol plaza, * « * As otic would expect,, wet Serial ors attribute the s n n o p i n c ; epidemic to the 18th Amendment. Some dry Senators, who have been a t t a c k i n g t l i o government's enforcement organization, likewise blame ' t h e prohibUiori\adminiu- t r a t i o n . U n q u e s t i o n a b l y I IIP ivet-and-dry s i t u a t i o n h;;.s served to keep the espionage system up to luifliciont. proportions not even to hesitate at tackling Senators, but It appears to havo arrived at a f o r m i d a b l e scale o r i g i n ally as a war d e v e l o p m e n t . Certain of the executive departments evidently formed the habit then of relying on secret agents' services to an extent w h i c h t h e y never have inodUifid since. * * * Spying on a selected few public men may be nat in an occasional emergency, especially if they happen to be tfiinporarily u n p o p u l a r -- s u c h as (he into Scniitor LaFollo-Ue d u r i n g - t h e war, or Senator W h e e l e r , w h e n a plot was h a t c h e d t o " f r a m e " h i m f o r h i s oil a p i i v i t v e H , It. is not. so c e r t a i n thai it. is j u d i - cious to set virt.i.'illy the whole Set!- REGULAR CHECK ON PERSONAL HEALTH "The man who has his automobile- chocke tervals but. fails to K' same opportunity i.s i ist," i«ys Dr. (!. O. Sa tof of the Public Me the National Safety "Span! pardi ;an 1 timeptoce« and cars," there aro no 8[ire par "Physicians of hig. urpinp; poriod'ic. hml jus a yearly f a b It fo whether they have a or riot. "A periodic health ' merely a jiclontific af i habitti, f u n c t i o n s and ! of a t f i v e n i n d ' v i d i i a l . I evidenef- obUUnwi and i ing program a d a p t w j diial'ti tic-eda. j "Minor defect and j become ostabliehed \ coming conac)ou« of tor camions. "Those- muy eaeily grow in hi« watch and t at regular in,-e hla body tho poor enconom- ipingrton, Direc- Hh Division of uncil. o bought for he addods, "but e for the body." Btandarda are h examination,-! all porsone, i eflnitc ootnpnlnt j i examination is ·praten.! of tho poesiblc defects Tt. Mima up tho advteefi a work- to the jndivi- iad habits easily ithoul. your be- Lhsm," the doc- ninor affections o 8?rkmfi diffl- Being a Bride in China Is a Trying Ordesi for Victim The H t a t u s of a Chi mi e n v i a b l e cue. Hi Htolcally, Uriowning th w i l l be a mo f -hxr-in- f.o nvcnge herself in bride t'c.r in 1'riurcKH I')o I.ho Mentor J\laj;azin. nwite p i c t u r e ol' lion, fasliioii-xl China. The y o u n f , brido n inornin,.; at tlio pamo servant!? rise. Thi« must nialie herself r breakfast for mother- law and lroiu«rs tu i«je bride Is not t tiho bears it vt eventually she aw and entitled, t u r n upon somes ignition who now Ling w r i t i n g in , glvce an inti- l i f o In old- UHt arise in the lino the horde of io because she ady to supervise n-law, father-Sn- d siatens-lu-law. ate chamber by the cars, as in the present Instance---i esplto Senator Watson's reaj;!?u:'aiiO' s. Th? SenaiorH c ,n contemplate Biioopicg on otliers quite tolerantly, b u t th-ry resent It A olontly in their own oflico h u i l d i n g . Abe Martin ctilties if they are not caoght in time. "The fact that you are young, or in th« prime of lite, does not eicuee you from tho need for an annual health, examination. A. «tudy of th-e first 400 persons who reported to the Boston Di;3p«nsary, showing: that 79 per cent showed definite physical defects, showed also that most of the pereonn reporting were young or middle-aged. "More than SO nor cent of those persons thought themajjlves woll. "It IB strange but true," says Dr. Sappin^'toB, "that moat of n-s know a good dea! more atiout t.ho condition of our atrtotaobile than we do about our bodies. "Your health fihooid be put on a business ba»i« by laying out a budget for yotir physical and montal upkeep. A health examination is noccesai y orioo a year. It is an investment w! ! :iich no one shoukl fail to make." The railroade are among the lore- front of those Indu6trie« that are constantly studying methods to lrnprov« the health of employes. The bride prepares bereelf, dresses carefully, then goes to the kitchen to make 6-ure that the food ie ready and properly cooked. Woll ah« knowe that if things are wrong she, aa tho bride, must acoouiit to the mother-in-law fbr derelictions. When all to ready the Number One Boy goes to the door of master's and mifitresH' bedroom and calls out: "Master! Mistress! It te time to arl*o!" Mother-in-law and father-in-law take their tirm about it but do munagfl to get out ot bed as servants bring in the washbowte for them. Tho waehbowle are placed on separate stools of mas- tor and mistress, who seat themeelv«e on yet other utools to wash their faces --while such servants as are admitted to the bedchamber stand by and watch or hold steaming towele ready against tb.eir iKMHie, Tho houso is overrun with servants. Master and mistress must never exert themselves. There are servants for everything. As I recall it, when I myeel£ became a bride I had 21 servants in my household, most of whom were not only useless but in the way --but T had to have them because it was tho custom. Tha' family repairs for breakfast, which is served on a huge circular tabl-e hare of tablecloth but poliehod until it reflects the faces of thoee seated about it. Breakfast consists of porridge, ham, noodles, soup and tea --always and forever tea! It ia the d u t r of the bride to eoe that the platce of mother-in-law and father-in-law are kept heaping f u l l , after which she must see that all the other in-lawe aro properly eerv-ed. The bride may not cat with the in-laws. She may serve them, and bo eternally and perpetually criticized by them, but must wait until they have finished eating before who lienself may partake of food. Tho whole family ntsea chopsticks. They have napkins, h u g e silken clotHs with clasps at one corner. This clasp fastens in the neck of the gown and Howe over tho chest--so you see that j'our grandfather, of whom possibly you have occasionally been ashamed, has borrowed* tho habit of tucking his napkin Into his collar from a people that ifi very old indeed! I n support of ) is resolution which ·Joclares that "tho persecution and the outrages which 1 ave been inflicted upon the Christii.u and Jewish .subjects of Soviet RusciA, who desire poacefuly to worship God according to the dictates of neeience, is an offense I/) h u m a n i t y , and that the Bci/.ure and diversion of Christian churches and .Je vish eymVKogww to nonreligioute purposes, and the desecration of burial grounds, are repugnant to the ideals of civilized na- tionts," Representitive Flfih of Garri- BOS, New York, recently addressed the House tu-i follows "That the Oon,;reaB of tho United States of America, extends its -sympathy to the persecuted Christians and J«WB in HilKsia, and is dosirmm and willing to cooperate w i t h other natkn« of tlio world in eff rt« to persuade the Soviet: government t/o put an to religious persecutions; and the Congress rivws n'ith satisfaction tho concerted and united purpose of people of all religious faiths In the United States to proton I against, the j denial of rellgioi s liberty in Russia. "That it is the further sense of tha Congress of th« tnited Statos that the recognition of tie Union of Soviet Socialist Republic by the United States of Amei ica is incompatibl* with tho traditiors and institutions of the people of the United States, until religious persecution in t h a t country shall have ceaeed. "The porse-cu-t ion existing today againet m e n , woiien and children for mai:itaining their faith, in God has had no equal cincc t!te Thirty Years War and the martydon of the Russian people for their religious convictions concerns every I'hrtetian nation and all people who rovereoce and worship God," eaid Mr. Fash. "I do not diepata the right of tne Soviets to establ eh any form of government and to govern the Russian p«opie without · nterfore-nee of other nations, but whe i it comes to a quee- tion of tho dostnfCtion ot all churchew and religions ins .Itutiona and the execution, imprisonment and exile of priests the vhok world stands aghaet and rightly protests against such barbarities, and 'hat eentiment should bo proclaimed throughout every civilized country." h continued. "Tbere ehould be no surprise ot this sudden eruption of the names from a communistic vo cano that has been shot in temporarily until their the World Lacks Great Orators; Loquacity Supersedes Thought "Bryan has par-ced away, Coolidgo is silent, Hoover re ade from a document, and deepHe IJnyd George, despite Borah, despite J.riand and other oratorical mediocritee, there is no longer a Cloero to be heard." Th-ua P. W, Wilson, once a member o£ the Britiflli parliament, now an American journaliet and widely-known public speaker, laments what ho terma tho death of oratory, in an article written for the current North American Ileview, At the aarnr time, he declares, "oratory baa bten smothered in a welter of worde " never have so many billions o wordii been epoken with so little thought tehlnd them as today when radio, .llctaphone, luncheon clubs, lecture courses, talking pictures and other modern aids to loquacity havo made speech the cheapcet of commodities. "In earlier centuries a word really cost something, ' he points out. "It uttered, it couM be heard only by a handful of people. If recorded it had to be written bv hand with a pen on parchment or II ion paper, aiwl no mechanical daplicaton was possible. A man Bought before he spoke. Ho thought a thousand timee before ho produced a manuscript." Patronize these wti/ advertise. Soviet government felt itaolf fltrorgly enough entrenche-d or po-.-:«ihly a i ;i lasl re«ort to let looso the 'uric-f of religious tyersecution and s-wk to annihilate all forms of relipioue bc'icf. The fact is that there is an lrrep--e«- fiible conflict, between th-n prin-fnilcs advocated by communifim and a belief in Ood. Communists lioast o' IK ins atheists, and take- pride in wafjing var on God. "Tho attack of. the Soviet govt rti- raent is not merely against the 1 uh- cljijtircli or the Husnlau clergy, but (.rod and upon all who pro'e^a religious belief*. The Commu list party began, in 1329, a relentless c u n - paign to uproot and destroy not - n l y the Orthodox Russian church buf every semblanoo of relitcioue T lief among .lows, Catholics and Prot.en- tants, including the Baptiets vho havo been protected u n t i l rocentlj by the Soviet government. Up to the la/U. "year the Communists did riot interfere with tho reliRkrUf! beliefs beyotid circulating propaganda against religion. The era of propaganda is at an end aad there-exists today dcfcefminediT l i l i - tant persecution of priests and ra^bi« which Is increasing rapidly through- oat Russia. "Article 121 of the Soviet Criminal Code, adopted in 1922, provides '.hat instruction of children and- minor i in religious teachings of faith in ftato or private* educational institution* and schools is punishablety hard laboi up to one year. Thte ho-s been followed up recently by forbidding the teich- ing of religion to children by prestH or ministers and by active athe stic instruction In the public schools. The- schools up to last year were free 1 roni antireligious propaganda, but now are veritable hotbede of atheism. Orlers have gone forth recently to teac io-rs in al! public schools requiring t h e m to instruct tho echool children ot Russia hatred of God ujd of all f rma ol religion and disobedience and xn- UMmpt for their own parents if -Jiey attempt t/o mahitain the faith t t h e i r fathers. Not only is the docfrinj of anti-Chriet mode mandatory in the public schools, but Immorality and vice arc brazenly taught and praciiced among young children. "Multitudes of Russian pri wte, Jewieh rabli8, Zlonistn, C«,t'io!ic prieets and Protestant minister* are Iwjinrg arrested and on flimsy charges exiled to Siberia, If they are 1101 ee- cretly executed. "Are the people of the Unttod Slates to continue Bilcnt any longer on these atheistic attacks of the Communiet regime in R-naeia against Chrir.tiai) and Jewish religions'.' It ia true, while we claim no right to intei-fero with the internal affairs of Soviet Russia which we. have very properly rt- fueed to recognizo, thero are higher laws of humanity and God which are' the foundations of civilization. "The Government of the Unite*! States i6 willing and ready to formally recognize the Soviet govern nenl whenever satisfactory guarantee!- are offered that the Third Internat orial will cease its insidious propag mda and that payment be made for the property of American citizens confiscated by the Soviet government, and that the loans made by the United States to the- Kereneky governme it be recognized and funded on a fair liaste, and religious persecution shail havo ceased. "We insist anr] demand thai; .here fihall be no attempt to undermine our own form of government by the Red International or by any other fo'oign influence, organization, or go/eminent. If the Oommuniste in America do not like our popular form of government and prefer a dictaterehip over the proletariat by a few Communist politicians without roija'xi to freedom, justice, or demo:racj, let them go back to Russia. "I shall never vote In the Con?res« of the United States to recognize Russia aa long ae the Third International is merely a torch in the hands r C the Russian Communist Party which uses it to sow seeds of class hatred, atheism and to work destruction throughout the world." I)og Ketrievps Molars. KEARNEY, Neb. M a r c h 3---Verne Leech, farmer of near here, today wae "Now taen, in 11 c sn lllcn t h a t does ' ; n possesHion of a spare set of falae the. K f . v c n i m o i u ' as.' mie. t h e cost o , .. , ., v m o u n t l n ' I h r x . i l l li h. or d'oiss t h e j lOQtn--loflt 1881. t a i l W H I K , no WUH P r c K l d c - n t h a \ d to prc f l o w n it) his own . h u s k i n g corn, and f o u n d and returned m r k e t . 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