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HOW PHOENIX GROWS! . POPULATION- IWItt—6.M4 1910-11,134 ! „ ,' < 1920—29,053 ~ ^t > 1 1930—48,118 " j ^_ 1935 SrCL 107.775 Saturday Morning, Aug. 3, 1935 "•' ,- - -,.-/*- *i>\~ "',*?- -J!•---* "><s* -r :-j''<&•'\X. * '"fc^C^ 4 **?*;. p^w< ,' - , • , . - ' f -"-* .'- 'V--*> •-,-*?'" * " T-v- / •" -*"Itr ' *•"*" ">y >iA^**, **~ "* i TELEPHONE 3-1111 118.120 N» CENTRAL-AVE 46th "Year, No. 77* Phoenix, AriioniL T • II I no Hops •••V t _>. For U. & FLIGHT OVER Whisper Campaign Probe Set Solons Determine On Drive To Fix Blame W ASHINGTON, Aug. 2. (AP)—A letter from a utilities official calling E. P. Cramer's program for destroying the New Deal "very pertinent" today started the senate lobby committee on a drive to fix responsibility for the recent whispering campaign against President Roosevelt. An a part of his program, Cramer, P Xrtv .Irrspy advertising man, sug- roptprl Hi p utilities launch a "whis- prrinc campaign designed to create popular suspicion that the New Slayer Suspect Held By Police Program For Peace Completed England, France, Italy Will Confer MANDEVILLE ZENGE rr-in-fliirf are either incompetent Or insane." President Not Surprised Asked nt his press conference, if hf would comment, President Ronse- veli first replied in the negative. Thrn he smiled, lighted a cigarft snri snirt that probably the least mi-prised man in the I'nited States nt that testimony was himself. He did not expand on what he meant Ijv thai remark. The President added he Hoped the utilities bill would be enacted at this session, but declined to say whether he would insist on the clause for compulsory abolition of holding companies, declaring that was too much of an "if" question. From tlic files of the Kleclric Bond and Share rompany the. committee obtained a reply to Cramer's Inter. signed by G. G. Walker, BKR'stant to C. P.. Groesbeck, chairman. It apologized to Cramer for the delay in answering him, termed his supgrstions "very pertinent," and promised they would be taken up "in more detail" in a few days. "Never Heard Of If firoesheck, in a statement yesterday, said he had never heard of Cramer. J-lc. denounced the idea of a whisper-ins campaign as "too ridiculous" and said neither he nor any of his associates would "tolerate" Hirh a proposal. other developments today in the Utilities arena included: An indication from the While House that no criminal action would VIP taken against Cramer, though Icca! experls held the libel law mitlit he applicable. Cohen May Be Ousted Stcns that the senate conferees on the utility holding company bill T.-onld Hjrrc" 10 the house ultimatum snd leave Ren Cohen. PWA a.ttor- TK-V, on! of their conferences, in an effort to salvage the administration bill. An indication that the house rules committee would compete with the ornate investigators in the search for H C. Hopson, missing "master (Continued On Page S, Col. 1) Bill Is Aimed At Silver Tax WASHINGTON, Aug. 2.—n'r)— Elimination of the all per cent tax on silver trading ;profits was pro- viclrrt in a l.ill placed before the fnat» today hy Pen. Klmer Thomas, TVmocrat. Oklahoma, who charged that the lax is defeating the pur- jmse of the silver purchase act of ]!>:u. The bill, liy Sen. Tat McCarran. JVmoerat, Nevada, who with Thorn- US ha* led silver renmnetization campaigns in the senate, was in- trodwr-d as an amendment to the .Aci (cultural Adjustment Administration amendments. With the favorable report on the bill from the agriculture oommit- IPP. Thomas submitted a statement in which he predicted that the. gov- 'itininnt would have to buy approximately tCmo.Onn.ooo worth of sil ''••r at Jl an ounce to fulfill the fih-cr purchase program. charged that the tax In a surprise .move by police yesterday morning, Mandeville Zenge, suspected operation- slayer of Dr. Walter J. Bauer, was arrested on a west side Chicago street. Rejected suitor of Mrs. Bauer, Zenge steadfastly denied his identity until he was shown a photograph of the woman. He denied any connection with the brutal slaying. : Four Persons Identify Man As Mad Killer Operation-Slayer Suspect Arrested By Police In Chicago CHICAGO. Aug. 2—(AP)—Mandeville Zenge, towering young Missourian, was identified by four witnesses today as the man who fler from the scene of the fatal emasculation of Dr. Walter J. Bauer. Captain Daniel Gilbert announced that. Charles Mantel, night wfltch- was mutilated "with a, pen knife earl> Wednesday, and Herman Kichner, Th Ethiopian Situation At A Glance GENEVA—France, Britain and Italy reach three-point agreement to settle Italo-E t h i o p i a n dispute peacefully; council will coniider whole lubject September 4. ADDIS ABABA—Train wreck kills two ' Italian subjects; sabotage rumored; emperor considers mar tial law to secure order in capital, details troops to country f s only railway; women renew demands for right to fight. ROME—Government announces 50 bombing planes will make greatest mass flight in history to Africa in September; informed quarters say league cannot alter Italy's African program, though hope for peace seen. LONDON —Cabinet telegraphs Geneva offer to join France in guaranteeing Italy's colonial boundaries in Africa. WILL ROGERS w* ««»^A *• CANTA MONICA, Aug. 2.— Well, haven't got much time to do any editorializing today. Tomorrow the big world championship cowboy contest-starts, and I am busy setting on the fence blathering with 'em (which is about all I can do along cowboy sports line). Some of .'em .are right from my home- range in Oklahoma, and I think learned to'rope on some of my stock. Its like baseball, jts a sport you can attend and not know that its not "in the bag." You cant put a calf or bucking horse' in a bag. Its not like prize fighting or wrestling, where the loser gets a big slice too. Nobody is paid a niekle but . the winners. Depression hit everything but horseback riding. There was never as many people riding and inter-. ested in ranch life, but I must get back to my blathering. Youraj ; /GENEVA, Aug. 2.—(AP) v_l A three-point agreement among Italy, France and Britain as to methods for settling the Italo-Ethiopian dispute without war was announced tonight by Capt. Anthony Eden: of Great Britain. The three points are: Aribration will be resumed by setting in motion peace machinery provided in the 1928 Italo- Kthiopian treaty of friendship. A fifth neutral member will be added to the existing Italo-Ethiopian conciliation commission. gland, France and Italy will old a. conference somewhere in France as soon as possible to discuss possibilities of a broad political settlement" of the Halo-Ethiopian dispute. 3 A meeting ot the League • Nations council to consider whole subject will be held September 4. Italy To Stand Aside At the council meeting next ai newsboy who was bowled over hy!month. Eden explained. Italy will 1. 2 En . hoi Nazis Start Muzzling Of News Writers New 'Treason' Definition Is Invoked, Swiss Expelled BERLIN', Aug. 2.—(AP)—A new and wider definition ot treason— start of a campaign to restrict for| eign correspondents—and a statement- from the propaganda ministry that it is "self-evident" that in Berlin and the entire reich "there is complete order." marked the first anniversary today of Adolf Hitler's rise to supreme leadership in Ger- of the he fucitivp. were positive in point- ng out Death Is Denied He fllso reported that Harnlil and 7»rry Anderson, filling station attendants, had statod Xonge resembled :hc man who rolled a car bpar- ng Dr. Banor into their driveway and then vanished in the night. But the dour youth steadfastly denied knowledge of the death of he doctor who had wooed and won the girl the prisoner had courted 'or seven years. An anonymous tip led to his nr- rest on a far west side street early inday. He gave a fictitious name. His father, J.- .\n*ly Xenge. fl fanner from Canton. Mo., was 'irought to the state's attorney's office for a dramatic meeting. A sob n his voice, the elder Xenge cried: •"Yes— that's Mandevilli." "Tell the police everything," the parent pleaded. "If you are innocent of this awful thing, talk. We believe in you." But. the moody suspect declined to admit his identity until shown a photograph of Mrs. Louise Bauer — the Itrunet nurse who jilted Xenge July 14 to marry l">r. Bauer. Otto Krlanson reported Xenge hurst into tears — then lapsed into reticence. Patron Identified Mantel, Kichner and the AnnVr- son brothers made their identifications l«te in the day. Then John CJiahnini, a rah chauffeur, identified Xenge us the patron he drove to Navy pier "Wednesday night. Oiannini previously had told police his fare vanished in the lake front gloom — le«vlng behind a blood-stained coat and n nnte setting forth thnt, Mandeville was "going to end it all" because "I am so miserably unhappy over losing Louise." refrain from voting and from taking part in the discussions. A public session of the council probably will he held tomorrow night, the young British secretary for League of Nations affairs said, the postponement having been decided upon in order to give the Kthiopian delegation time to transmit the text, of the draft resolution to Addis Ababa and receive Ethiopia's reply. The Associated Press learned tonight council delegates plan to issue three official documents. Ethiopian Assent Expected The first will he a resolution confined to a formal resumption of the arbitration of the Ualual incident. The second document will be a communique which is to he issuer by the British. French and Italian delegations announcing the intention of the three powers to hold a conference in an effort to settle the main points of the conflict. The third document will be a statement presented to the council saying the September 4 meeting of the council will "examine" the entire situation. Both Premier Laval of France and Eden tonight said they feel the Ethiopians will accept the program of procedure tomorrow. Tax Bill Changes Rejected House May Accept $50,000 Income Levy Hike \Y7ASHINGTON, Aug., 2. W (AP)—Swiftly rejecting a series of amendments, some of them .radical, the house today all but agreed upon that section of the §270,000,000 tax 'bill that would boost rates on individual incomes over $50,000 a year. A final decision on that point in the wealth tax measure -was postponed until tomorrow. But after the closing: of debate on the bill, the rapidity with which amendments were voted down today indicated little possibility of an upset which would change the. measure as reported by the ways and means committee. Intent Of Bill In brief, the bill would raise from 30 to 31 per cent the tax on that portion of • an individual's income between ?50,000 and $56.000. It then would step! up rates all along the line until a maximum of 75 per cent, against the present 53, was reached on that part of income over ?5,000,000. This section ot the bill is officially estimated to raise an additional $45,000,000 a year. The house ended its day's work after a, 7% hour session.. Heated debate occupied most of the day with Republicans launching: political attacks on the administration and the measure, and Demoifats defending: it. Adjournment was taken only after Democratic leaders were able to sain an agree- Daring Aviator And Route This map-shows the proposed route for the 6,000-mile flight from Moscow to San Francisco on which Sigmund A. Leveneff- sky, pictured here, and two companions started last night. Leveneffsky, won the title "Hero of the Soviet Union' 1 for his ; part in rescuing the Cheliuskin survivors and rescued James J. Mattern, American globe girdler, when he was stranded in Siberia in 1933. nusy throughout the day. as Benito MiiKsolinl. his shadow falling over the behind-the-scenes negotiation* despite the miles separating him from Geneva, was kept informed of developments. His objections to earlier peace proposals had been three: He did not want «pecifically to pledge that he would not go to war (Contimied-On Page 3, Col. 1) .1 iiuuins rnaigeu LIIHL mv I«A i-"j""-'. ><a«. driven principal silver trading! Authorities branded the "suicide" from New York to I^on- dnn and diverted to foreigners the, 1'iisiness of refining bullion and i.filing coins, as well as shipping, Incidental instiranve and handling business on silver acquired for the government purchase program. The tax also has destroyed American silver brokers by making the £•>«• York Federal liescrve Bank. Khich deals exclusively with London brokers, the sole government isenry. This bank, Thomas charged. Is opposed to the program and can "lake use of its powers to thwart it. Attacker Killed By Own Shotgun LO? ANGELES, Aug. 2.— <UP) — A crazed grocer attacked his wife *'ith a. hammer and shotgun to- "irht. fired the shotgun at her, hit himself in the knee with the charge of hur|<i<ot nnd died. Police physicians said the man, Kriabon J. Peak, 67 years old, died Irnm loss of blood. A neighbor, hearing Mrs. Peak's 'liriek as she confronted her husband with loaded shotgun in one n«nd and hammer in' the other, Tailed Into the house and found Mrs. Peak lying on the floor, and J'eak'n right leg nearly severed from » charge, of buckshot. The widow told police she srap- P'«d with Peak, and he struck hrr "with a hammer. The^jrun evidently * ' a hoax. Charles Dougherty, assistant state's «ttorney. said 7.enge had given one answer—"I don't know"— lo questions asked him since dan-n. He reported the. ;«-year-old carpenter declined to state whether he had been in Ann Arbofi Mich. It was from there that Dr. Bauer said he was kidnaped by a man who subsequently, from , photographs, was said to resemble Zenge. The nbdnctor drove his captive to Chicago, bound him and performed the barbaric operation. The flder Xengc retained Joseph E. Grpen. attorney, this afternoon and indicated he would attempt to 'his son through a habeas corpus writ. discharged as f ell, ' Inquest Fails To,Solve Crash SAN DIEGO. Calif.. Aug. 2.— (UP)—A* naval board of Inquest tonight failed to find cause of the mid-air accident which sent George A. Reese, naval flier, plunging to his death In burning wreckage in rocky -Aloose cay on. Reese, chief machinist's mate, of Tacoma. Wash, was identified by key rings »nd,other small articles found with his charred body. He was flying a single-seater navy "fighter." under orders tn "build up flying time," when the accident occurred. His father, Olc Reese, of Tacoma. had been; visiting his son for several days. Mussolini Is Informed Telephones to Home were kept Map Of Europe a A Real Atlas rpHE excellent map of Europe -*• available to ARIZONA REPUBLIC readers is the latest work of expert cartographers, and is In effect a condensed atlas of all Europe, the best available today for quick reference. An aid to students in the study of ^ geography and In preparation for examinations. Business men find Its handy commercial and economic data valuable in their affairs. Helps the newspaper reader follow the cable dispatches with Intelligence and understanding. No similar map is elsewhere available. Enclose ten : cents to cover cost, handling, and postage. Use This Coupon Arizona Republic, Information Bureau, Frederic J. Haskin, Director, ' Washington, D. C. I enclose herewith TEN CENTS in coin (carefully wrapped) for a copy of the MAP OK EUROPE. Name ._ State : .- »'. (Mail to Washington, D«--C.) many. On a half-dozen fronts the. Nazi government's actions included these developments: A campaign by the German propaganda ministry against foreign correspondents who incur its displeasure claimed today as its first victim, Ernst Klein of the Basle; Switzerland, Nachrichten, a Protestant newspaper. He was ordered out of Germany within five days. Pilgrims from all parts of the reich flocked to the Tannenberg memorial to pay, on the first anniversary of Paul von Hindenberg's death, their respects to the wartime marshal's memory. A new definition of treason was outlined by Roland Freisler, state secretary for the. ministry of justice. It is complicated, but apparently is to this effect: That any opposition to the Nazi party, by direction or indirection, by commission ot acts or omission of acts, amounts to the crime ot volksverrat, or breach o£ faith with the community. Freisler said it applies specifically to Germans who owe allegiance, but added that foreigners who offend in the same respects expose themselves to severe penalties. On their day of remembrance, which is also the day of Hitler's (Continued On Page 4, Col. 1) Jobless Mai For Roose PITTS FIELD, Mass., Aug. 2— (AI described by Norman Peltier, state, was held tonight on a charge of se President Roosevelt. Peltier and John Hall, deputy Ur Record Meet Is Predicted THE LARGEST attendance in the history of the organization is predicted for the 39th annual convention ot the American National Livestock Association scheduled to be held in Phoenix' January 1 to 10 inclusive. F. K. Mollin, Denver, executive secretary of the association, visiting here last night, • estimated 1,000 members will come here for the meetings and at least 1,500 others, either connected with the industry in a business way or with family ties, will throng the city's hotels convention week. "You have every advantage of climate to attract attendance at a winter convention," Mr. Mollin said. "Since January I have attended 18 state conventions of cattle men's organizations. At each one the delegates were Interested in Arizona winter vacation' attractions. Not only will the problems ot our business bring the cow men here, but tht; entertainment opportunities will draw them." Mr. Mollin wilUleave this morn- (Conttnued On Page !,'• Col. 2) Bobtailed Plane Lands At Tucson TUCSON", Aug. 2.— (AP)— Piloted by John H. Gelsse ot the department .ot. commerce, ;.the Waterman Arrowplane, a tailless model designed by Waldo Waterman ot Santa Monica, dropped Into the Tucson airport late this afternoon to spend the night. The unique craft, which Is in fact a flying wing, averaged 14 miles to the gallon of gasoline on its jaunt heiy from Yuma, according to the pilot, TOO aJso reportal » 'Very menc to meet at 10 a. m. tomorrow, two hours earlier than usual. See Vote Monday The understanding, however, was that only amendments would be considered tomorrow *" and* a. final roll call vote postponed'rtintil Monday. In nearing final approval ot the ne.w individual income surtaxes, the. house rejected 11 amendments. They ranged all the way from a proposal to put a levy ot 99 V4 per cent on all income over $50.000 to onew hich would have made the maximum rate 66 instead of 75 per cent. Representative McFarlane, Democrat, Texas, suggested that the present surtax rates, which range from four to 59 per cent— in addition to the normal four per cent levy on all net income under $4,000 — : be boosted to a maximum of 99U per cent on that portion of the income over $50,000. Actually, he said, his proposal would "limit income to $52,000 a year — $1.000 a week ought to be enough for anybody." McFarlane's . proposal was rejected, 50 to 11. Representative Taber, Republican, New York, challenging the Democrats to accept a "dare" to (Continued On Page 7, Col. 1) i Arrested velt Threat ') — George E. Jeffers, 51 years old, trooper, as an unemployed laborer, nding a letter threatening harm to lited States marshal of Springfield, arrested Jeffers this afternoon at the home of his sister. Mrs. Eh Parisol, in Rowe. Mass., several miles north of here. Jeffers was broifght to Pittsfield for arraignment tomorrow before Milton B. Warner, United States commissioner. A warrant charged Jeffers with addressing a letter July 6 at North Adams lo the President at Washington containing threats to : inflict bodily harm. Jeffers showed no surprise when confronted with the warrant while sitting on the porch ot his sister's home. Pettier said. He made no comment or resistance. Peltier said Jeffers was. a, for 1 mer ERA worker and unmarried. Man Held For Trial In McCrite Death SAN DIEGO, Calif., Aug. 2.— (UP)— Sam Schoenberg. El Centre trucking.: executive, tonight face< manslaughter trial in superior cour in connection with the death o Mrs. Effie McCrite :; of Scottsdale Ariz- July 11. He was bound ove for- trial at a preliminary hearing today. Mrs. McCrite was injure< fatally June 22 In "a collision be tween her automobile and Schoen berg's truck. Soviet Girls Claim Parachute Record MOSCOW, Aug. 2.— (UP)— Two girls, Galla Piasetskaia and »Anla Shismareva, * today ,. established a new world record for parachute Jumping. Without using oxygen they descended from an altitude o 7,323 meters (15.937.1* feet). • Hollywood Agent ~ And Dancer Marry YUMA. Aug. 2.— (AP)— Miss 1 ™da,Denova. dancer of the stage and screen, and Walter Herzbura,. act- ore agent In HoUy<vood;>w.ere. mar rjed, ;here- today^y, Justice^E-iA, A NEW STORM broke over the following the downpour of record p Miami' district "dug out" after one o While rain was falling heavily at reports fronvothes-sectioos. of the dr Rumor Links Dead Prince And Baroness GERONA, Spain. Aug." 2.— (AP)— rvumbrs of another romance involv- ng him rode with Prince Alexis Mdivani, one ot international society's most colorful figures, • in death today. The 31-year-old Georgian prince, erstwhile husband of Barbara Hut- .on and . Louise Astor Van Alen, was killed last night when the roadster he was driving at high speed hurtled off the road and turned over twice near this village. A woman with him, the 26-year- old Baroness Maud . von Thyssen. was seriously injured. Late today she was stili unconscious, her life n the balance. Rumors linking Prince Mdivani with the baroness began circulating after the accident but Jose Sert, Spanish painter and husband of Prince Mriivani's sister, would not comment upon them. Sert conferred with Gaston Bergery, . former first deputy, and Charles Farmeret, former French minister, friends of the prince, and afterwards announced the injured woman's identity. They said she was born in Hungary in 1909. later assuming German citizenship. ,-The three then proceeded to Palamos on the Mediterranean coast, where Mdivani and Baroness Von Thyssen had been house guests at' the palatial Sert residence for the -last week. It Was disclosed 'the prince's chauffeur .had gone ahead to Perpignan to arrange for his baggage to be sent to Paris en route to Germany. At 5 p. m. .today, the beautiful blond baroness, who was residing at Perplgnan, had been unconscious nearly 18 hours. Her skull was (.Continued On Page 4, Col. 3) • Woman Slays Aged 'Hexer 1 CLEVELAND, Aug. 2.— (AP)— Less than an hour after Mrs. Ida Cooper, 62 years old, was shot anc killed .in her grocery store today Stephen Tozzer, police sergeant, related a.' confession in which Sirs Matilda Waldman, 40, admitted the slaying, ^'because balls of flaming fire would come; rolling into oui house." "I killed her because for six years she. has been bewitching me and"m> husband," he qoted Mrs. Waldman as saying.- * ' The shooting occurred as the women's husbands were at the; office of William J. Schneider. < assistant, police prosecutor. Samue "A'aldman complained, ot the "hexing" and tsadore Cooper complainec of the Waldmans' charges.' ' -j -Sergeant Tczzor attributed the slaying to , Mrs., Cooper's • re f lisa earlier in~the, flay to sign an. agreement "releasing" the^ Waldman! fronvwitchcraft. • - - . , The _ "agreement" said: , »"I, 'Idi Rose, or Ida Cooper, agree, ta rej- lease Mr. and 'Mrs. "Waldman. -ftronr the witchcraft which I have dont till now,, and 1 will never do 'witchcraft to. the Waldmans any'lnOri all my Hfe.7. " , . William^.- CoHen. assistant, potic< Drainage Area Gets Renewed Rainstorm Daring BirdmenL Hope To Land ;". Monday M OSCOW, Aug. 3.—"(Saturday) — (AP) —The* Soviet polar plane "UR S, S. No. 25,"- piloted by Sigmund Levaneffsky, took off tadajr at 6:08 a. m. (about 9 p. m. Friday EST) from the Shol- f kovsky airport in a driving t rain for San Francisco, Calif.. | on a projected 6,000-mile " B non-stop flight across the North- Pole. The big plane soared away to a graceful takeoff despite a load of fuel and emergency equipment to- talling six tons. »• Accompanying- Levaneffsky were! fi George Baidukoff. co-pilot andVic-i tor Lichenko, navigator. Bullitt Sees Takeoff William C. Bullitt. United States ambassador, and Maj. Phillip It Paymonville. American military at- | :ache. were in the crowd of invited guests who witnessed the.-takeoff of the. low-winged monoplane. High Soviet officials, including- Commissar of War and Navy Vor- oshiloff. Commissar of Home Affairs Yagoda. and .Assistant.Com- missar of Heavy Industry Pyatahov. saw the plane leave. Levaneffsky and his companions slept in the airdrome until shortly: before the takeoff. They estimatedf they would reach San Francisco hi- 62 hours v arriving; about 8 a. ml Monday. Needs 96-Mile Average The red-winged ship would forced to maintain an average of 96 miles per hour to maintain such. a schedule. Bullitt shook hands' with the crew just before the take-off.' Foreign correspondents, -with the exception of Japanese and German. went out to comfortable" ride. *r f •* *• % tv * -CA"*V .? -•*'" '^ v- i vMss-^.^SA^^ss^srr ."••&^?i£i^.-5fcK4Slv:rrf^ -,.—irport to- se,e the start of the draimatic- flight. The; Jong narrow wings of th* plane glistened in the early morn- Ing- rain as the .airmen climbed The crowd waved as the. :power motor roared and the ship moved across the grround- Has Closed Cabin . ' The plane has a. closed cabin and retractable landirig gear. It is equipped with a three.-bladed propeller. , : The fuselage is gray with black stripes. The plan is marked on the bottom and top of the wings with '-rge black letters "UR S. S. 'No, ».**"" It Is entirely of Soviet construction. _ Inside the fuselage the fliers had stowed away emergency- equipment designed to provide them with food and protection from Arctic' cold for a. period" of months in the event they are forced down in the polar regions. The route the fliers will follow. . (Continued On Page-4, Col. 3) Savants Begin Cosmic Quest • -PASADENA. • .Calif.. Ausv: '( *S (UP)—A .modern "covered• wagon, 1 ' containing -costly scientific apparatus jolted over the desert tonight. , taKing two young men on one of the strangest' "big game" hunts on record—quest of the mysterious "coj- " to determine to a late hour last night whether theistorm was-general over the watershed. Continued unsettled weather was forecast for the state for today *"° a ™' in ... , ., , . , 9aO horsepo' Highway Undermined •• - Typical ot other torrential rains which have struck in various sections of the state during the past week, .there was a near cloudburst several miles north of St.. Johns yesterday which filled streams with flood Waters and damaged highways. A new section of. highway was undermined by water and caved in, making • motor travel extremely .dangerous. Associated Press dispatches said. • ' Salt River project observers are topeful continuation of heavy rains within the drainage area wilt mean increases in irrigation '• reserves stored behind Salt river project dams. ' Light rains fell here and;in Wins- ow, the Phoenix showers contribut- ng to a decisive drop in .tempera- :ure. Minimum temperature yesterday was 75 and the maximum:90. Debris Is Cleared Skies were darkly overcast in iiany sections of the state, with the likelihood of new rains before morning. State highway crews, street department employes and all available Emergency Relief Admlnistra- :ion workers of Miami were pressed nto 'service to clear Miami of the debris deposited in main thorough- 'arcs by the Thursday storm, when two inches of-rain'fell. Flood waters were the highest since construction of the flood con- rol walls on Adonis avenue." which with Hicks and Coffefe: canyons bore the brunt-of the torrent. r AH roads through 5 Coffee, Live Oak and Hicks canyons in Miami and Warrior canyon and Oak street in "laypool were badly* damaged by the flood waters. tRepain Require Time It will,take some..time ,to repair the road damage. Miami police and fire department members patroled streets through Thursday night and* early yester- „ . .- - - -> *"•» >-"•> day, assisting motorists. Many ot "° c . Kles to attempt to take,: the roads leading to the: Inspiration ~—" " " ' " Consolidated . Copper < ; Company mines northeast ot ..Miami were damaged and 'filled with" debris. The _Miami town council had to postpone its meeting because of the storm and two Miami .Softball league games had to he postponed. Although a flood of water was carried through Globe 'by Final creek,, slight damage-was done to main thoroughfares. A. crew of highway employes today cleared the Globe-Miami'highway of debris left by the storm. "A. heavy rain 'fell in ,the Final Mountain '-Civilian Conservation Corps camp.. * The recent storms over; the Tonto National forest •» have lessened fire danger greatly. Lee Kerby, forest, supervisor, said... f . -- . , "The downpours have been spotted but heavy and apparently are continuing." he said. "Only one -fire was reported as a result of-the storms. Lightning started a ffre in deep brush on Mount Ord. but subsequent rains checked it" ' Wettett July , , Just one ram, storm here*, gave Fhoenlxjts wettest July in. 10 years This was last Saturday night's storm, when ,precfpitatfqn, totalet .R» inch, the weather;bureaa" said Other llght._rains brought the total /or, the month'to t93--jnch. The 40- year average"ioc"July Is I'M inches The month's#average -temperature was 2.2,desrees. above>normak. .^ Although ^drenching rainsi hav« - ITf V, ay ." on the "-000-foot lummit of Pike's Peak, Colo. At the wheel of a stubby trucfc drawmgr the big "prairie schooner" trailer, was Dr. Carl D. Anderson. slender blue-eyed. 30-year-old Physicist at the California Institute °C Technology. With him was seth H. Neddemeyer, 25-year-old • hound " f <"' the towering, assistant. fallen." in' nearly* every,section: of riJnjted. Cochlse county during-, the past fejv *""'' days, Blabee faces an-almost-unprecedented $ water l shortage,;; and finds- itself'with'the- lowest Iprecfpl-i tation for* this^thtfeioC clo SSttS'S ittfd""! i . -- —..*,., mfjt. vw toner *xv*uuv Photographs ot the effect of cosmic rays in blasting- out nuclei ot atoms in high altitudes. Similar photographs wilt be, taken at the- institute here, and by comparison, the young scientists hopi to achieve insight into the nature ot the powerful but little-Tcnowff heavenly rays. ' ' It is the-flrsfacientifie expedltfott j of its kind,, carrying in portablaj form delicate and highly, technical I apparatus to a point where the ray-l effects can be studied'iit theiRmost direct_form available; on earth? ^. ><3 White Dr. Anderson : declined' Uer comment- on. possible resultant -jj (Continued On Page P .r/CoL-:> t? — - ' Suit-Is WASHINGTON. Augr. _ , , Mrs". Katharine- Monider, Drier^'j"*! relative; by'marriage-of President! Roosevelt was disclosed today, to j have been denied ,th& riehttto su«I the German srovernmentfor$600.000»| • vine- denial came In a>ded3lon*by| Justice ' Owen;J.JRoberts.iattmpu-a" o?;»- the.i Germaa-'Amerlcan-f mtxeit claims' commission.,' .& '"»SStSai ' 'Roberts heWthat fartyl e w , vious commission i ! "'«award* $205,000. to" on her,. pro: the German thffgseason Jcaaw beft &**'&.•$> ^nV"? 4 -: , -Wftte^thlsf * toramissionu^tUsposei t befor«stt'j

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