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THURSDAY, APRI129, 1936 PAGE TWO THE ALBANY DEMOCRAT-HERALD, ALBANY, OREGON IliLa Mr Lf ifau.,hj.r rwminif that SPRING CLEANING something will turn up. ? ,4 -vA-ft- Half a doicn of America's mos BEHIND THE SCENES IN WASHINGTON tntml :. fatffla o an NKA Km fWrl. JCaUklUM 1M4. turnout foreign correspondents sharpened. She wore a suit and hut Toby had seen brfoic, but now they looked' shabby. "Im glad to see you," Toby said. "I've thought about all of you at Bergman's often. But what are you aoing here?" "i was hoping to see Mr. i..uKC.' Maurine hesitated, then uiu impetuously, "Toby, 1 want to Ui to you!" bne looked about the lucm, where halt a do.en otheis wore brought ' together in New York recently by the magazine .BY RODNEY DUTCHER- Kdiior a4 PublUNm W L. iatkma" aa.4 R- fin irk a. Editor and Publisher, for a round nry to vie Landon with mors doubts than previously, especially - I table discussion. Among them was ' Frazier Hunt, who not long ago 1 lii view of the sfeniinply Important l BM( KlKTluN ATItS DE1.IVERKU Hr CAklUEl Om rr, la tawin lit .,! Ka. la Urmmm ........ 0a MMk. Ill Ma ' ........ toured Europe for this newspaper and NEA Service; and Mr. Hunt was asked what, In his opinion T HAIL Una. BenUA, Mark. Un Llaaola aaaatla. ,':, "t I. Ou Mar. tm ai.aaa . . ....... tg M j might be the prospect for peace. ''I imagine I talked to a thou- a, Maihi' la iiMBM fl ! sand people over in Europe," re TV KMt aftWall thaS ! fAaaVaflaaat ...a. waiuiig, aorne in groups, tome aione. "isn't there some plaice,'' Maurine asked, "where we couia go tnat would be quieter?" Tbby rose. "Sally," sue said, "con we use the little office off the hail for a while?' mm' It was a room used chiefly for tiling cabinets, but there was a desk and chairs there. Sally nodded and Toby led the way. "This is better: she said when on aaoMti, la adraae m marked Mr. Hunt, "and no one Br lun KWaixra f 01 A, J could give md a sane and sure Om iraar, la aavaaea ............ Mat . . t-ti.. -t... a.. oniha. la aaaa .Ti answer as to how the Italian situ Oaa aunts, la airaaaa ............ .Sd.'atlon Will be Solved, in regard to fa mm, aa train and aawaaUaaW .. .tt the Mediterranean and the ' Bed Sea, and Italy's obvious threat to the road to India and to possible control of the headwaters of the mm ir.$w MmYm they were seated. "What did you want to talk to me about, Maurine?"., -. . The other girl seemed to hesi la anlrrln- (kanfat of addraaa tiaterlt. an iKmlt iliii fix olS aa and a aa Putllha4 DaUjr Eiuvt Boaiara Tna Iantara-Hanl4 rabllahlar Ca., la. a laatwMaal AfUrooea havapapar tiUraaa. , , . M. C Moavaaaa Ca, Matioaal Arr- Malar lUpimtatly . Nile." T No such answer was forthcom tate, i don t know just how to ing because no definite decision has yet been made. In other words. Wake iroo1 bash place occupied oy neartt in qii imps I en. Antl-Landon politicians privately p r t a c h that; Hearst mustn't be allowed to dictate to the parly. All this coincides Willi: 1. Public' attacks on Hesrtt by N'ew Dealers, who have been bunt. lug with the desire to eut loos. They will pull no punches, belief Inc Incidentally that every sock' at Icart Is a sork at Landon. 2. Kfforts of certain groups t' (rot out Senator Dickinson ot lows, Senator Stelwer of Oregon, and others as available Candidates to say nothing of "Dark Horse" Vsn-denberg of Michigan. i. Increased worry over a' bos-lble post-convention bolt by Borah, stressed especially by ahtl-Uo-d'mltes. Landon's enemies have been la eater to puff up the lmportanrt vt all this that no one can tell, yit how seriouxly kls candidacy is bl-inc affected. His managers sis try. lug to find out. a DtD the "power trust" spud $20,000,000 in lobbying last ytir In an attempt to beat the Whetlsr-Riiybnrn public utilities holding company act? Chairman John O'Connor (New York), chairman of the House lobby' committee, says it did. 0'Cw nor led the Investigation Into al-leced lobbying by government officials for the bill. He blocked a roll call rote on the "death sentence." sought by tbs ministration, lie la a. brother of nobody knows. 'uLM aJ . ; IU ' - BY RODNEY niTCIIKIt KK. Ran Ira Staff rarra-a WASH IXGTO.N'. The I. a u si v u " presidential boom l sufferlna from a mild atlsrk of -list t far-tlouMy referred to la WahlnEton as "JleirKtltU." ... Tlisre i no viilni- yet that this hsa perlouitly sffeeied Cover-nor Landoii's poMlluit at the- bead of th Republlesn parade to Cleveland, but It has given the Mndon forces vlKlnle eoni-ern. LandonV nianaser, Jolm Hamilton, lit out of Washington fr a two-week western trip and by thlx time should have arrKd In California, where symptoms firt broke out, to apply ointment. Meanwhile, the enemies of the Landon. eandldary have been darting about with their palnt-bni-he a If Intent on makln a minor dose of meale sppesr to be a fatal dose ot smallpox. Democratic strategist, who renafd the Kansas governor as the mot dangerou man in the Republican field, don't mind helping Landon's rivals with this Job. a TROUBLE bepan whets Landon. upon William Randolph Hearst's insistence. It Is reported, and over Herbert Hoover's vigorous objection, allowed his friends to file a pro-Lsndon slate of delegates In California against an unlnstructed slate which was largely pro-Hoover. Hooverltes and other Hearst enemies In California became In-rensed and some observer believed Landon fared defeat In the only primary he had entered. But since most Landon' backers believe Hooter secretly covets the nomination and Hearst early gave Landon his powerful backing, the decision was easy to understand. Lately, however, word hps been coming from Wall Street of tend- , The Italian question, as Mr. Hunt pointed out is like the question of the supposedly ap proaching conflict between Russia say it" she began. Suddenly there was a flash ot her old assurance. "I guess I might as well get it over! it's about the watch tne one that was stolen at Bergman's. I was the one who took it." . "You took it!" Maurine nodded. "I put it in your locker," she said. "I don't Know w hy yes, 1 do, too! I thought you were making a play tor Howard Pharis and I was crazy about him. But I didn'l know they d fire you, Toby. Honestly, i oidn't know that!" "bo that s the way it happened!" Maurine went on unnaDDilv. Since automobile speed possibilities have been ao greatly in creased, police authorities whose task it b to try keeP T n,ake the highways safe have been fated everywhere with the problem of dealing with incompetent drivers. , . , , . .... .. Chief among these incompetents are persons who make the mistake of mixing their drinks and drives. Many remedies have been and Germany. The responsible people in England, and else-Where simply have not made up their minds- "I don't believe England, has made that decision yet," added Mr. Hunt, in regard to the Russo-German rivalry. "I think she will "Miss Burrows knows about it. Gladys tound out and toid her anyiiow i think it was Gladys. She r- -- - never liKtd me. You could go back to the store only i don't suppose you want to. 1 guess you're getting along swell, aren I you? 1 saw probably stall along, meeting each Individual issue as it comes up." Now all this is illumination worth having; a reminder that the statesmen of the world are very much like our humble selves, after 11, in that they are adrift in a Current whose force and direction are unpredictable. : They cannot make definite long your picture in a magazine. You looked just beautiful!" tried; many have failed and none of them have as ytt proved sufficiently effective for,, universal adoption. Oregon has a drunken driving law, but it is by no means the answer to the question, for it is o exacting upon the prosecution" that prosecutors generally prefer to dodge it and invoke some other law, such as reckless driv-irg. . . ; . ., The smartest idea . along ' this Toby said, "No, 1 don't want to go buck to the store, but I am glad theyi know 1 didn't take the .range, plans; they cannot tell Just watcn. l m glad you know how it happened." "it was an awful thing to do," Maurine said remorsefully. "I She hurried, a way and a few minutes later was back. "It's all where they are going. Muddling through and hoping that, some-,thing will turn up are about ull guess.1 deserved everything that's happened since. They let me so GrvHArw$ right," she said. "Marie will take care of you. They're to charge it to my account, and you can pay me whenever you want to." after Gladys told about what I'd Basil O'Connor, KerYprr,jafycr who is reported to have rVceivsd $25,000 to work against the bill, So It sounds official . i" (Cnpvrlslit, list. NEA Service, Ins.) new that it copied the past.- Never in her life had Toby worn anything so becoming. . She went out to where Duryea was waiting. "Well " she said, smiling, and turned slowly, mannequin-fashion. .; . ' Duryea beamed. "PerIect!"L Jie said. "It's the kind ot dress I've been wanting them to send . for you. Exactly right the color, style, everything!" ? He stopped abruptly, sensing rather than seeing another presence in the room. t j.- . (To Be Continued) line comes from commission recently appointed by Mayor La-Cuurdia, of New York, to study the matter. This commission tug-Beats ..that all we need to do is done. that bj left for them. And that, after all, is not as discouraging as it might be. When "Toby to think of you doing laia NEA Unht, U, IY LAURA LOU BROOKMAN this for me!" "Where are you working now?" "I had a job, but it- was only temporary. 1 haven't done any , the future is as uncertain as it is to change our traffic code! so that, . orQlltam ftoedi to be 1 1-- "Why not?" "After the way I teated thing for about three weeks now. CHAPTER XXVI Tim said, "Is sliut - you Gor It wasn't much of on untruth. Aftf'r ull, shel bud had an engagement for that evening. She That s why I came to see Mr. you !" Maurine's dark eyes were geous?" blake. I guess it was plenty nervy misted. - - She 'rAust have answered, "Thats all over," , Toby said though she wasn't aware, of what of me thinking I might have a chance as a model but there's no law against trying." steadily, "and we'll both forget about it Besides, if I hadn't left could have been dancing at thut very minute if she hadn't decided to leave the- others and come home. And she wouldn't have Tim Jamieson thinking that, because she said. But she must have said something, because Tim went on, easily and casually. Toby eyed the other girl. Mau- j Bergman's I might never have inKUrad of penalising the matt who lble. Drivfo at full speed in the drive, while .intoxicated; they darl5 ta m lhe , mcct penalize" the wan who drives While i iuch a -Jtuatlon ynder the Influence of liquor. Mr. Micawber'a way "may not Tlut. change may teem unlm- have much to recommend it, but portant-, Actually, it might be the there is this about ft: It does save, solution to the whole problem be- people fiom the prospect of a causo it C eU entirely around that , wrong decision at a time when a vexbsg and i unanswerable . old wrong decision might 'be unim-queslion, "When Is a man drunk?" . oglnubly costly. As things stand now, before a I - . , , rules beauty had dimmed and taken up modeling. It really wasj good thing for me that it hap he had neglected her there was shabbincss made this more apparent. No, she hadn't a chance of be Italian Units' Driv4 on no one else to show her atten pened." "How've yotl been?" he asked. Whut have you been doing?" "Oh, this and that. I've been Des'syi coming a model, whether she They left the building, each tak arm, staring at the shadows, trying to face this fact. Everything wi.s changed now that she knew Tim didnt care and had never cuied. He couldn't have, of course. When Harriet reached home Toby was in bed. She lay very still and Harriet, thinking her mom mate was asleep, moved quietly so as not to waken her. A few days later Harriet asked, "What's become of Tim Jamieson, Toby?" and Toby was able to say, naturally enough, "Oh, he's around. I had a call from him the other night." -, Later the same day Toby stopped in at the Model League office. She was talking to Sally when-she noticed a girl across the room. Toby went on speaking, but a mo-,mcnt later she turned again. Then 'slife crossed to where the girl was sitting. 1 "Hello," she said. "I didn't recognize you at first." .It was Ma urine Bait and it was the first time since leaving1 Bergman's that Toby had met any of the girls from the store. "Hello." Maurine's manner was diffident. "I I saw you, but 1 didn't know if you'd want to speak to me." , "Why, Maurine!" . "Well, I didn't know " It was no wonder Toby had not recognized Maurine. She had changed greatly. She was thinner ing different directions. Toby went talked with Ben Blake or not. a a busy- Over and over she had planned to Duryea's, walking swiftly. She arrived exactly nn the minute of Suddenly Toby noticed Mau this con vei sMilioii, . what 'she would say when Tina called and how she rine's hands. They were lovely I her appointment, long, tapering fingers, smooth and j ' Cecile sent some dresses over," soft-looking. Toby leaned forward. , Duryea told her. "Try on the blue would say at. She had even rehearsed the words. And now Tims voice was coming to her over the Listen, Maurine, it you want a one, will you? 1 want to see what job I'll tell you what to do. Go to it looks like." drunken .driver can be punished the police have to prove that he was, in fact, drunk; and if you have ever had your nose inside a court of law, you will understand that this can be a remarkably difficult thing to do. That is why statistics about auto wire, and everything that she had planned was forgotten. She could MISFITS i "ilashef from the Albany Kl wants - Informant written weekly by a former publisher of thAJhnr . Democrat V. P. Nutting.,, ..... Rome, April IB. Three b I g Italian units, selected from three army corps,, are driving -toward Dessye, grand headquarters., of Emperor Haile Selassie, in northern Ethiopia, press dispatches from Asmara, Eritrea, said today. The dispatches forecast that Dessye might be taken within a short time. ' The. army corps concerned, the dispatches said, converged oh Koren, which the Italians occupied several days ago, and made1 it their base. . . . ,: i the shop where I have my manicures I'll give you the address, and I'll call to tell them you're think' of nothing but the most tions! She wouldn't have him thinking she was spending the evenings waiting to hear from him! ' . -. She had spent a good man' of them that way. All the mor reason why Tim mustn't know" lie took his dismissal lightly. "Sorry," he said. "Well, I'll call again some of these days." "Yes, do." Her words, politely impersonal; matched his. Then she said good night and put down the telephone. She went back to the davenport, huddled against the cushions. She was glad that ,the room was dark, except for the single light She was glad no one else was there to know thut Tim no longer cared. She lay with her cheek against her coming. After you ve had a manicure, come back and I'll see that you get to talk to Mr. Blake. He traffic accidents fall to reveal the common place phrases, Could Tim hear the way her heart was pounding? Nt) of course not, but she wished it would Stop.' It made it hard to Kpeak hatufully. The words choked in her throat. Toby said she would and went to the dressing room. The blue dress and another of green arid white plaid hung suspended from a rod. She opened her makeup kit, applied powder and a touch of rouge, and then slipped the blue. dress over her shoulders. It was a heavenly shade, blue as July skies. The dress was a crisp organdie, with a full skirt and fitted bodice and a sash at the waist. It was a style so real extent of the menace of the ' Lhm'T1K!S -TVh2 . , . . , , will go down in history as the drunken driver. For instance: grcatest of ll mystery murder Charles A. Hartnett, motor vehicle stories- " needs a hand model. I happen to know that. You'd be surprised how many girls pose for hand or throat or shoulder pictures. Lots 'How did yotl enjoy your trip?" she asked. of them earn their living that way. 'My trip? Oh. you mean down ; I've got to go now, but I'll tele- i In keeping with the times public, taste calls for sensation of the most ravenous nature. muumi to Maryland. It was so-sb. Weather was bad most of the time," and the lines of her face seemed phone the beauty shop " "When did you get back?" "Last week." Last week! The strange tight commissioner for New York state, points out that less than 1 per cent of the state's serious auto accidents last year involved drunken drivers. Yet Commissioner Hartnett himself insists that the drunken driver is the most serious menace on the road today. Hence the suggested change. Don't require the police to prove Hence the case with which people fall for rackets of all kinds and natures from lucred chain letters up and down. ness about Toby's heart increased. Tim hud been home a Week and this was the first time he had called' her. All through the day Lengthened out. the individual does best who' dops not flash nt since she? hadn't seen him, she'd that the man was drunk; let themjewy. new thing until sensibly clung to te belief that there was some reuidn for hit silence. There analyzed and tested. must be a reason! Well, there was. tie liadn t written, or telephoned because he hadn't wanted tof If has been remarked thut the average person these so-called modern days has about as little backbone as an angleworm; Tim went on, "I meant to call sooner. Gorseous. but one thine and another came -- along. - You faM jW AM 7 ') 4li'f Thousands of bonuses have been spent before received, suggestive of the confidence Wc all have In Uncle Sam's word. , know how it is. It's a little late, I guess, but I thought it you weren't doii.j anything else tonight we Might step out somewhere " prove,' simply, that he was under1 the influence of liquor. Then the hair-brained citizen who . Insists on taking the wheel after Inhaling half 'a dozen highballs could be made to pay the penalty. ' For unless a man was actually unable to stand up, it is almost Impossible for you to prove that he was drunk. You can prove that' he had a lot of liquor in him; you can prove that his eye.-; were goggling, that his breath was strong, . tli at his lcs were unsteady, that his speech was blurred; but hs lawyer will contend that he was merely under the in- He left the sentence unfinish ed, waiting for her to answer. Toby fought desperately to control her voice. She prayed he Another dangerous thing is the parole system, often ubusvd tu the limit. It rni.ht well be abolished as a pestilence.' Either tend u man to jail or dismiss his case and nut make a joke of a penalty. might not notice the pause, but it was a moment before she rould speak. Then she said, "I'm sorry, OF RICH, RIPE-BODIED TOBACCO -"irS TO ASTEDJ MOISTURE CONTROL The most Important single attribute of cigarettes, other than the tobacco itself, is i moisture contentl To its influence we owe the ability to make uniform cigarettes, to control combustion, and to govern quality of smoke. Excessive moisture interferes with proper combustion, and makes cigarette smoke unpalatable. Insufficient moisture permits dry, dusty cigarette smoke to impinge upon the delicate mucous membrane of the smoker. rim. I was just leaving. If there was a contest id idiocy the winner would be the fellow fluence. not actually drunk anil ( who 'inaugurated (he contest 'for f V.-'. V " 7 ui Time rusts om or icn me jury me oesi orexsra woman in me u S. A radio kuv suKKtrsU u contest will string along. for the prettiest, big' toe.;. Let' the law once recognize the sr i v -"4. umpuiace ia ma, a Oliver un- m conwrtlon wilh the a((nosui(l aer me inuuqnce, or liquor is as a scientific gent is declaring vo dangerous as a1 maniac with a 1 ciferously that the world is deeen M ,.aU. razor, and we miuht have s imn I eratins back to the monkey. Life's rhimra .f u,h!H1lnrf m-, ! Pctiees go in waves, and we do i fur, 1 well when Uie seventh big and down to its proper size. frightening one comes along. Believe it or not there.have teen DESTIVY MI DDLE j.. I ' Luckics are less acid snowfalls ui Albany every month from October' to April, inclusive; altogether hardly enough to men tion, a new record. 1'. Plaft to stay awhfta) when ' your 'iiit thV Nif ,t Exposition: . .TSWi ' much to io San Diego 2to3,0-oiw f xcait ef Acidify ef Other Popular Irandi Over lucky Strike Cigarette Circumstantial evidence is sometimes strong; but it is a dangerous I....;. .,!...! .! 3 ... . i LUCKIES ARE LESS ACIDJ iniiig to juggle when a life u at stake. r LUCKY ITU' kt Rgtcrtt'themlcof rests show thot Olhfv populor brands kove tmexeMt of acidify j ' ever lucky Sfrlke of' from S3 te 100-. ' la I ' f U'a M d" a K A N D Scliillinsf i ' t "f - ... i i at '. V,, aauuLTs mama at matnaj M A N O 'n cmmcM. One of the hardeHt things for us drdinary citizens to understand is that Uie great people of the world the statesmen and strategists who' have 'our destiny in their hand r-arp all blood relations of Mr. Micawber- . i Mr. Micawber, as you wil doubtless recall, was forever hopefully wailing for something to turn 'P. ! We like to think of the' Stan-icy Baldwin,, the Adolf Hitler, and ull Uie iet as trong, far-seeing men who know exactly whs, they and their countries are 6''int to be diini thrre years from now, But once in a while someone gets unuf-Hy fjank and we find that' the w en !d polities is largely just a mutter of muddling through and, -1 i "IT'S TOASTED"-Your throat protefction-against irritation 1 -4 I -f- a til 5Rf"ii5 Vanilla -against cough

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