Fairbanks Daily News-Miner from Fairbanks, Alaska on April 7, 1932 · Page 4
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PAGE FOUR FAIRBANKS, ALASKA. THURSDAY, APRIL 7,1932. DAILY l^WS-MINER Published/pally Except Sunday by the XANANA PUBLISHING COMPANY, Inc. BERNARD M. STONE E. L. BABTLETT. ELECTION TO TAKE PLACE APRIL 26 MEMBER OF THE ASSOCIATED PRESS The Associated Press Is exclusively entitled to a* we for republication of an news dutches credited to it or not otherwise credited in this paper and also local news published herein. StTBSCREPTION RATES: Delivered by Carrier, daily, except-Sunday, per month S2.00 Covered by Carrier, daily, except Sunday, 6 mos. in advance.... 10.00 Delivered by Carrier, daily except Sunday, 12 mos m advance MJW Delivered by mail, postage paid, one year in advance. $12.00. SOL months in advance, $6.00, one month in advance. 81.25. With the city election now an j event of the past, political'atten- tion is now focused on the primary election to be held throughout the j Territory Tuesday, A;u-il 25. In the delegate rc.ce interest centers in the Democratic primary, as Delegate James Wicfcersharn. Republican candidate, is unopposed The Democratic candidate will be selected from Anthony J _ iDimoad, George B. Grigsby and Well, the municipal election is over and the *• R ziesler - THURSDAY, APRIL 7, 1932. A GRAND AND GLORIOUS FEELING PARTY PREFERENCE BE INDICATED AT PRIMARIES—NO PRIOR REGISTRATION NECESSARY LAND OFFICE .^^' MOVES ACROSS STREET .-.ThY land office today vacated the premises occupied for so many years in the courthouse and moved across the street to the second floor of the Lavery & Bailey building. The moving was done by E. L,. Shermer under contract. The district attorney's office will move to the same place next week. Military Queen sun is still shining. We will have another election this month— Territorial election, Tuesday, April 26. Some H&&& candidates ,ar<^8^^r others are democrats. After the election there will be more excitement. Worfr^will, start, on the ; , ^Fairbanks federal building and then the ice will go out at Nenana sometime before May 14. "Ain't it a grand and glorious feeling" to be able to vote; also to know- that work on our big new courthouse is to start almost immediately; and that the ice will go out before May 14. . KNOW YOUR OWN NEWSPAPER The following gem on the newspaper business was given- before the Santa Ana Rotary club by C. F. Skirvin, editor of the Santa Ana Bulletin: A newspaper is an institution organized for profit, and often a disappointment. It is the only business in the world that advertises its mistakes. In the old days all you had to have to start a both can- In the divisional contest Republican and Democratic didates for long: and short terms in -the Territorial senate are assured of nomination. Hosea H Boss and Harry Donnellw, candidates respectively for Jong and short terms on the Republican ticket, will be opposed by iuther C. Hess and Thomas J. DeVane. Democratic candidates Tor the house are unopposed, wit in the Republican ranks six nreferential votes. The four recelvine the larc- est number will stand for election in the fall against H. t. Fohn- Hansen, Joe McDonald, Alton G. Nordale and George A. IJngo. Republican primary candidates are Bart C. Buckley, Frank L. Hodgson, Fred B. Johnston, James G. Moore, Jr., Andrew Nerland aai R. C. Rothenburg. SWIMMING MAKES CHAMP OF ONCE SCBAWNY TOOTH NEW YORK W}—PameU Callahan, winner of the 200-yard breaststroke championship in Eastern intercollegiate swimming toruna- ment at Annapolis, was a scrawnj little youngster of 15 when he entered Columbia university four years ago. He went out for swimming just for the exrcise and now as a senior is one of the best breaststroke swimmers in - the country. He was defeated only once in dual competition this year. As a reward for winning the Eastern intercollegiate title his coach, Ed Kennedy, entered Callahan in the National Intercollegiates at Ann Arbor March 25 and the STOCK REPORTS (New York, April 7) Juneau - 15 Aviation Corp. — - 2% Bethlehem. Steel M% Chrysler Corp 9% Columbia Gas & Electric ... .7% Electric Power & Light 6% General Cable, — —1% General Electric...- — —15% General Motors...- 13% Paratnount-Publix .„_ —-5% Radio Corp - -5% U. S. Smelting. 13%_ U. S. SteeL — —35% Electric Bond & Share 10% National Dairy Products. _ .24 Transamerica 3% A microphone small enough to National A. A. TJ. Championships be worn in a coat buttonhole has at New Haven March 31. Subscribe lor the News-Miner. j been invented to enable speakers j to broadcast their . speeches while walking about platforms. Weather Conditions as Recorded by V S. Weather Bureau ~ Pair and warmer tonight and Friday. Time Barometer 2 p. TO. yesfy __ 38.03 2 a. m. today __ 30.01 Noon today __ 30JO LOCAL UATA Temp.- Humidity 37 48 13 28 96 Wind S, w NE Velocity 3 deai- Clcar Clear Registration takes time of voting. place at the newspaper was $1,500 and an ambition. need now is §921,000, and a disposition. All you DEPCTY O'CONNOR LEAVES FOR COAST WITH OSCAR LUCKMAN AmctttH fttn Pluto Ruth Pollack of Unlvmlty City, St. Louii tuburto, waf cho««« aueen of th« annual military baV it the University «f Mlwouri, CABT-E AND RADIO REPORTS YI8TSRDAY WfcA'l'HMK SXNOPS1S CHINESE AND JAPS CLASH IN MANCHURIA TOKYO, April 7.—A Japanese! expedition clashed with rebels west of Paitsaoko. Forty Chinese Anchorage FAIRBANKS Barrow _ Nome Bethel — Fort Yukon .—„— Eagle '. — Tanana 40 . 40 -6 30 34 ___ 26 ___ 36 38 38 are reported to have been killed and 50 -Rro L ±JL\J TT . .*w tj/v— —.j» — — j ,_-- A The newspaper is a comfort or a curse—depending entirely upon what you have been doing. An illustration: A constituent who had been referred to, uncomplimentarily, rushed into the office and exclaimed: "Where is that son-of-a-gun of an editor? I want to kill him." The accommodating office boy requested the plaintiff to have'a chair, explaining that five other men were ahead of him. Newspapers contain good and bad news. It I was the fellow in San Qeuntin who was tojiave his : hanging date set wlKT&itfr* *No^noose is good news." A society editor is'a'l^l'wlfose-ability to use superlatives often gets her the job which belongs to Eome hard-boiled old maid. The brightest man on the paper is the columnist- He never made but one mistake, and that was when te started to write a column. A newspaper interviewer is a man who gets his story without conversing with the subject. I remember an attempt on the part of a reporter to interview Mrs. Skirvin relative to my journalistic discrepancies. Her reply was that she didn't want to talk about me—she had to live with me. Her flippancy was the germ for a half-column of domestic disturbance. Modern newspapers are being absorbed by the comics. I have read a few that were funny without them. The newspaper business is the easiest to operate everybody knows how to run one. It is important to know one thing—what to leave out instead of put in. There is a serious side to the newspaper, xou discover it immediately after you invest your'.money - But for real relentless grief, irritation, exasperation, soul-destroying perplexities—get yourself a newspaper and your destiny is determined. And all the waters from all the Colorado rivers In the world won't be sufficient to meet the exigencies of the situation.—California Publisher. With Oscar Luckman in ius cus-i tody, Deputy TJ. S. Marshal Pat O'Connor left for Seward on today's train. Luckman, who was adjudged insane yesterday, wfll be taken to Morningside Sanitarium, j At Nenana Deputy H. I. Miler was to board the train with James Sizeland, wno also has been committed to the sanitarium. At Seward uckman and Sizelsnd will be •uraed over to Marshal Lynn mith. Charles Nystrom, oldtimer whose strength has been failing and who has been incapacitated by rheumatism, was a passenger for the oast on this morning's train. He is en route to the Pioneers' Home to spend his declining, days. Mr. Ny- for some time has bsen caretaker at J. G. Riven* fur farm t the south edge of town. ; No matter how perfect a city is as a place to live, it can't stay perfect long when sand is put in the wheels of progress. In order for the wheels o"* progress to move they must be oiled with good-will faith, confidertcerenergy and a spirit of cooperation LEAVES FOR HOME Subscribe for the News-Miner. Spring's a fickle jade, Now you see her. Now you dont. And then, she suddenly smiles at you, and you forgive all, and go out to buy new clothes. Such clothes You'll say our coats are the fashion-plums. One piece dresses, with absurb little puffy sleeves, with intriguing necklines and held in by a belt at the waitsline (waistlines, incidentally, are rising by the hour.) Perfectly heavenly tones. Knitted things as a matter of course this year (It's part of the picture now that every fabric must look like something it isnt.) Our larger women's housedresses are the talk of the town . . You cant keep a good thing down. Look no farther than THE PARROT SHOP St. Paul Island Dutch Harbor 42 Kodiak 42 Cordova .... 42 [juneau 46 Ketchikan 42 jp.cn. 40 37 -6 30 28 26 36 38 38 42 42 42 46 42 TODAY Low 20 7 22 26 4 14 22 30 32 28 24 34 36 13 22 26 4 14 22 30 32 30 26 34 38 10 .00 M .00 .00 .00 SO .00 .00 .00 .00 .00 .40 !*.»- Clear Pt Cdy Cloudy Clear Clear Clear Clear Clear Clear Clear Clear Cloudy WEATHER CONDITIONS AT 8 A. M. FAIRBANKS clear 27; Nenana clear 20; Tanana cloudy 23; Hot Springs clear 16; Ruby snowing 36; Nulato snowing 31; Kaltag snowing 23- Unalatleet snowing 16; Golovin partly cloudy -2; Bolomo clear 18- Nome cloudy 18; McGrath cloudy 27; Takotna cloudy 26; Flat cloudy 20; Crooked Creek cloudy 24; Holy Cross cloudy 36; Anchorage clear 30- EagJe clear 16; Port Yukon clear 8; Circle clear 15; Circle Hot Swings' clear; Valdezclear 38; livengood clear 12; Wiseman cloudy 15; •Cordova clear 42;" Seward clear 43; Bethel foggy 24; Squaw Harbor cloudy 37- Kanakanak clear 19; St Michael cloudy 21; Savoonga snowing 25; Candle foggy 10; Kotzebue clear 8; Teller cloudy 12. ' __ ____ Friday, April 8, 1332$ Sunrise— 4:42. Sunset— 7:04. WEATHER SYNOPSIS . The barometric pressure was low this morning over the northeast- em portion of the North Pacific Ocean, the lowest reported pressure being 2946 inches a short distance west of the Queen Charlotte Islands. A'slight barometric depression prevailed over the Tanana Valley while high pressure prevailed over the northern and western portions of the Territory. Tnis general pressure distribution has been attended by mows over the Yukon Valley from Ruby westward to Onalak- leet, elsewhere over the Territory fair weather prevailed. Seasonable temperatures were reported throughout Alaska, • Less than 10 miles ONION SETS SEED and MUSHROOM SPAWN LAVERY & BAILEY Leading Grocers of Fairbanks FURNITURE WALL PAPER, PAINTS, GLASS AND PLASTERBOARD M»ta Entrance to New Court Home opposite ANDREW NERLAND SERVICE — SPEED — SATISFACTION IN THE HANDLING OF ALL TELEGRAPHIC AND MAIL ORDERS McINTOSH & KUBON "THE CORNER DRUG STORE" MUTUAL BENEFIT HEALTH & ACCIDENT ASSOCIATION Omaha, Neons**. Largest organization of Its kind in the world. Main Alaska Office, Juneau. E. Krinby, Local Agent, Box 871 Location in Harry woodward's offlw. 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