The Tipton Daily Tribune from Tipton, Indiana on April 21, 1930 · Page 1
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The Tipton Daily Tribune from Tipton, Indiana · Page 1

Tipton, Indiana
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Monday, April 21, 1930
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matter, Oct. 4, 1895, at J 1 bost office all Tipton, Ind., under the! VOIAMK XXXV, NO. \l NEW HOME ON TUESDAY Citizens National Will Open for Business There Wednesday Morning. FIRE OCCURRED JAN. 6 Rebuilt Building Beautifully Decorated and Is More Firenroof. \ Next Wednesday morning the Cilizans National Bank will i opeii for business in their new home: Tuesday evening the bank fixtures will lie moved from the Lealhcrinaii. building on North Main street, and .within a j few hours, the large force of workmen will have everything in[place in the hank building which was destroyed by fire on the morning of January C. The banking home is beautifully decorated and what is more important,, iii!7jrovemeiit5 have bees made whl<:h make the building mure nearly fireproof. Conlrac- toi Will Shook kept his men eni- pWiyr-d :it top spoed following the insurance adjustment on the fire loss, aiid in very qinVk time, ..he l'.as'llie building completed for oc- i-iipancy. The tenants who j were on the sei'ontl floor at. the time of the lire arc arranging to feturn.-to; their old quarters which will sooni he ready for.lhem. Some tim ago ihe north room on the lo\\er floor was oi-i-upied by the Indiana Gas Lis fit Company. Practically all suites in the building have' been renti'd. it is understood. • When the hank vacates the Leallierinan building, remodeling will start there for a new tenant, the A- & P. store, which [move? from ihe Leavell building ja few doors north. ; It was in October. 1!)2G, tlrat tin? hank moved from the cornei of Court and Jefferson streets into ihe new building at the corner of Main and Jefferson. The j build ing was cons'triicted by the Citizens National'Company, a holding company for the bank. The institution moved on its 2SUi birthday. The bank was organized October IB. lSfiS. Continued growth made it. passible, for the bank to erect a hanking home casting $100,00(1. Then last January cami? the fire which was one of the worst in the history of Tipton, fol- , lowing a few months the destruction or the Martz buildingk The losses were heavy .in both instances, but fortunately for thft cily, 'the two building have been rebuilt belter', than they were. . Married Saturday. Saturday ; a marriage license was issued to Miss Wilma ; Violet Kirkpatrick. daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Walter-Kirkpatrick of Route 5;-,Tipton and Clyde Van j Blair who resides in Elwood. The happy young couple left in search of a minister to perform the ceremony, it being announced they would make their home in El wood where the bridegroom Is employed as a' painter. . ! TIPTON, INDIANA, MONDAY .EVENING, APRIL 21, 11)30, Jobless Czechs to Grt Dole in Food as Help for Farmers Prague. April 21.—To help farmers and at the same time assure itself that unemployment benefits are expended for the purposes for which they were designed, the ministry of agriculture has decided to pay them largely in foodstuffs, instead of cash. This will prevent th,e expenditure of the dole on drink, as has been done in the past. Tickets issued by the labor exchanges to the workless, are exchangeable for food; This is the second step of the kind to be taken to relieve the agrarian crisis, the* first being the substitution in the army's rations of milk for the mysterious liquid called coffee. TAXES Ai OF FJ Mrs.Wilson Upholds Tradition ON RANGE LINE Ipdianapolis Parties Figure in Two Bad Crashes oh Sunday. TAKEN TO HOSPITAL Two bad accidents occurred Sunday on the Range Line.road one about 3 o'clock near die residence or Roscoe .Teter and the other at the Triangle Inn shortly before midnight in which'sev­ eral persons were badly hurt,. At three in the afternoon Mr. and Mrs. Albert Carr and Mrs. Carry's two sisters all of Indian- polis were returning from Kokomo where they had been spending the day and started to o around a machine near the Teter home. Mr. Carr who was driving, lost control and the car took the ditch and overturned. Mrs. Carr suffered a broken leg and collar bone and one of her sisters suffered three broken ribs. Carr ;and the other occupant were badly bruised but no bon«s broken. :"' 'J The injured persons were carried into the Teter home and Dr." S. M. Cotton- of Goldsmith summoned, who gave them first aid and they were taken to the Howard county hospital. At the Triangle Inn corner shortly before midnight, a negro hauffeur for an Indianapolis man, ^whose name was not obtained, was ' coming from the [north and turned in at the Inn jfor a supply of gas. In -cutting in lie got off the~Jlrive and was unable to back out. Dovie Biddle who was at the Inn volunteered to pull him hack on the drive and had gone behind the big Studebaker and [ fastened a rope between the two machines. While be was trying to pull the car back into the road a Ford coupe from the south crashed into the" Studebaker and also wrecked the' Tar of Mr. Biddle. In the Ford (Continued on Page 2.1 Y Improving Slowly. - Mrs. Emma Zeiss ot Nobles ville. mother of Mrs. Q. G. Davis,' is slowly improving from injuries received in a (all at her ; home more than a week ago .'FoltowtjVj the "accident Mrs, Zeiss «•*) brought to Tipton and ihi cared for .-at . the dani borne. No bones were broken hfti she was badly bruised I and sttf jered considerable Irom shock.]: >W. a. Cross, attendant mi. They Are Demanding' Primary Candidates Fight All Tax Increases. GROUP IS POWERFUL If Farmers Will Only Uinte Their Platform May Be Successful. Indianapolis, Ind., April 21.— The Indiana Farm bureau, boasting a membership of more than 50,000, has set out to control the next Indiana t general assembly. Unlike the Indiana Anti-Saloon league, which apparently has a similar objective in 'view/ it is not concerned with the dry as-, pects- of legislation, but is interested solely in economics. The- farm Bureau has two goals—temporary tax relief by the next legislature and permanent relief through the adoption of a new constitution. To achieve this end ft has, like the Anti- Saloon league, sent out questionnaires to the more- than 400 seeking to pledge them to the agrarian program. There is no equivocation about the intent of the Farm bureau. It goes' directly to the point, in this questionnaire: "Are you in favor of holding a state constitutional convention, and will you work and vote for such a convention at the general election next November and, if elected, safeguard it in the legislature "Will you, if elected, oppose every bill, including the state budget bilj, proposed at the next session of the legislature that provides,. either directly or indirectly for an increase in property taxes? "Will you, if elected, work and vote for the enactment of tax laws, the proceeds of which-will be used to replace and will be substituted for part of the present property taxes?" The Farm- bureau not only intends to have nominees for the legislature working at the polls next fall for :;the passage ot the constitutional j convention - referendum hut also plans to have a house and senate composed of men and women standing adamant against any increase in the cost "of government. Farmers have not been sticking together in previous elections, although a growing nonpartisan strength at the ballot boxes I has been manifest. This •time,' however, there is every reason to believe the rural vote will be important, it not decisive. The quest ot the farmers for (Continued on Page 2). DRAFT TO PRINTERS Mrs. Woodrow Wilson, widow of the wartime President of the 1 United States, plants a tree as a part of the [annual tree-planting exercises of the Women's [City Club, Washington, D. C. The tree stands at the Virginia Ave! and 11th St. Playground. Trees were planted last year and the > yjear. before By Mrs. Cooiidge and Mrs. William Howard Taft,' respectively. !}lrs. Taf t's| stands' in the Park View Playground, yphile that planted by Mrs. Cooi­ idge is in the Chevy Chase Playground. . I nhternaciona! N'cnrarccn FELL IN AND [Several Probate Matters Are Taken Up by Judge: C. W. Mount Monday. • JAIL LOSES TWO MEN Relatives in cleived word that Joseph Lamm, 53, son of I . • [ .:': ' • i William Lamm, residing in the ejast part of the county and a brother of Mrs. Elmer Myerly of Tin- I • •': in -the Illinois riv- I1K, about 12:30 ton bad fallen,' er nt'Ottawa Sunday a'fterhpon and The Tipton Circuit court held a quiet session "Mpnday with hl' • ' I tention' mostly given to probate matters, Judge Mount running through the probate docket and calling 1 for i reports due.- Several estates pending are being held up on account of, real estate! being involved. Real estate which has been' moving slowly is showing an increased activity however, and more transfers are - being made weekly as noted on the county records. ; The Sharpsvijle bank,- as ad-jj ministratprj of the" estate of Mary diately when Cage, j filed; a. report of the sia le !body was l0 J ted . of personal | property consisting of | ' household i- goods. The! sale amounted to $105.30. j j Report of a parcel of the real estate | involved in the suit of Syl- vaniaj Winton and others against Garland B .j Orr and others was Joseph Lamm, 53, Met Tragic Death at Ottawa, HI., Sunday Afternoon. BODY. NOT RECOVERED this county ,re- Siinday a'fternoon body had not Elmer Myerly Nature Assists Farm Board in Kansas: Drought Indicates Smaller Wheat Crop Kansas City, Mo), April 21.— The driest March in Kansas in 43 years, with the exception of - ItlO, baa' accomplished, the redaction in wheat acreage ao lops; urged by. Alexander I ^igge, chairman of the Federal "Farm Board. In the |pmt . hard-wheat bait,!'' whan ikara has been , no appreciable moisture since November,-heav* "' ba*e . been' - ts*d*\' P» Soma of ike Jarga ~ , „ WfH ^:m:*mn- iRjM ^aJ mm ' • The drougth also has been a severe blow to the cattle industry. In the J?llnt Hills region, the outstanding feeding . area of the state, many . cattlemen, will suf-; f er heavy flnaclal ,108s unless;the noisttire, needad /for, . improved pasturage, coma* iQulckly. : , The wheat ^farmer, • however will not be- grwtUjr, nandlcapped If bahaa a lurif^c'rop thla year/it; la astlnated. that, AO to o 40 par : «ant «f the lilt Ui4-wheat crap in.' B«uthw|a*|(^';8^Hp^^la; -still ^^;JP^^^^.^j^kf^r| Ottawa and ivord would lie sent here the been. that the re-covered. of this city got in ouch with thfe Chief of Police at assured th?.t imme- unfortunate's made by the FarmerB Loan & Trust [ Company commissioner! to sell. • Eleven acres were sold j to John M. McEntee for $757.82 (] . which was more than the apprais-, the point Mr. and M^s. Myerly were at he home of the dead man's aged ifather. Williafi Lamm j until late i iunday night but no word had teen received from Ottawa. Pair- iculars of the -tragedy: are lack-, h . • • r: ' ing, other, than that he was at the water edge on a pier at Otta wa and was seen to fall into\the river which i> deep and swiftiat .1 ed value, i . Dudley- Fielding, ' administra 3 tor of [the estate of Erasmus Bil• n 1 . if 1 j by,; has filed his: final report in settlement j of the estate, which will be presented to Judge Mount for ; approval May 15. Vj .] i Sheriff Devault reported J he had lost .two ol his six prisoners over the week end.;John [kosher and Carl Mannings of Elwood.. arrested and tiried for train 'hor#. ping,; gained their release, tfhen relatives came i tbl their asfilstanoe and paid'the.fine and coksi:wil-[ jianj.Wliliams ,i : '.a , isojof:- / vEi'»]6o ; a, -ni^ivobntois «f ClereUnd; O^. arreated^i&'thVsame^ Baiter. 11 of The police stated the river was being searched for the pody. Joseph Lamm ! was bprnl fn Tipton county, his parents , being William and Harriett j (Vanness) Lamm. His mother died when he jwaa a baby. Jnd,' the father remarried, the step mother . dying about 3 years ago. Joseph Lamm jworked on a farm until v a-young inan and theh entered the plate glass works ajt Elwood and waa'~»-! iskllled ^rMr.:, 'In^ghisf. } About .j twenty years ago he [wraf' !to Otta fwa v '.whei^';hel:h'as aU«iB^'-';;]res'tdedl. |Hel^rrJe^|h': tMa ^'JJooihB ^vi ^i MS act of March 5, 1879. ALL READY TO SI6N THE IIAifALTW Tuesday Marks tho End of Three Months' Parley- in London- Miniature Golf Links Raise Sabbath Issue in Savannah Savannah, Ga., April 21. •— Savannah has another moral issufc growing out of the operation of a miniatitre golf links on Sunday. Superintendent of Police Fo'y says it is a gainful occupation, so he-ordered the'arrest of W. H. Rh'ett, proprieties of the miniature links. 'Rhett gave bond'and resumed operations, only to he arrested again. He holds, that if it is lawful, for the city to operate for profit a municipal, golr course of several hundred acres and entertain its biggest crowds on Sunday, there can 'be no' harm in his miniature links. The case is pending. SCHOOL DAYS I !N ORDER FOR THE FIREIEN ! \ Short Course, for City Pire j Fighters Started by C. S. Stenp. H2RE FOR THREE DAYS S. Delegation Make3 Plans to Sail for Home on the : Leviathan. .^iOfBr 'al -A Indiana Inspe- | tion Bureau Says Tipton i | Needs Ladder Truck. WHY HE FIGHTS London, April 21..—Announce- j ment was made at St. James' Ipal-ace this afternoon that the jlast plenary session of t he five-power' • baWi conference would b|e .heldJ Sat The ocracy Gets Fat on at 10:30 a. m. tomorrow..A three- . T TJ-' poLr limitation'pact with some j ^ Law? Fights fJe -power sections will be!signed! Building Site, at that time.. [On' the strength ' of tlie Jan- : Tlio city firemen are going to Ft-linol. 5le-!.dln', writin' and 'ritlimetif: are not in the curriculum hut for three days this week the beys of the department must answer present and must study | up-to-date methods of fire fight(5 Kir and how to take care of their ; (ifjuipmeht. The teacher of thin syhool is C S. Steup of the Indi- ncWement the United^-! States! 1 ana Inspection Bureau.-He was de.legates completed arrange- j IS BOSTON ARISTOCRAT: inv ited to come to Tipton by May- iahuts'tor the trip back ! home; " r L - F " (irimh an< ? for the time being he is a member of the city's ilii' department. Mr. Steup spent fifteen ye-irs !|„ „ ,„ Q& i. Tmi-him nf v can' • *'t h the Ft. Wayne fire depart- Most of the delegation were; in' 1 " a week, Tinkham of J assa- , , ,, ' . , Lhusetts— Harvard 'mm..' Episco- ment and - after his •appointment palian. and of Mayflov.ei stock—; t0 tl,R inspection bureau he' at- l:as .been-sitting before- the lobby tended schools for fire fighters in aboard the Leviathan, -which may be'f held a.t Southampton! until ednesday for them. Washington. April 21.—Thrice j their 1 quarters, superintending packing after the three months; in London, ,while Henry L. Stimspn, secretary of state and chairman of the household staff ati ' Stan- raire, country home-which; he has occupied during the conference. Prime Minister Ramsay Mac- Dunald returned to his Downing street office to take . up_ business connected with : the closing of"-the conference. He reached London yesterday from an Easter holiday in Lossiemouth, Scotland. ''Representatives of , the- five investigation' committee in a white' many cities; he spends all his time marble room of the senate office : conducting short courses over building and discharging accusa-. tIle slate aiul llis services arp i-n- tibhs that land on the east side fif tirely free. All thai is refjuired is the green plaze amid the card in-. a n invitation and evidence on the d^xes and-secret files of church' Part of the city administration lobbies, which make their will;-""id tire department that hi» serv- j known; in the senate and house ; ices are valued. . the capitol. ' This fire flshtins expert .con. M.the. close of the first day of ducts sessions here until Wednes- Tinkham's "testimony, and his in- day evening when he goes to corporation' into the records of isirkiin. for two days. Last week delegations met in the afternooni! , °" ndir of " P llotostats . charts and. he was at Elwood. His time is and formally approved the draft 'X JeS ° f dollars s P ent - Senator : taken up until next August and tJL u -„ ' " ; „. j/ - Caraway, of. Arkansas, chairman because of the demands for his treaty, which was then sent to the -iP „ printers. ' .I'll is.said the'full textj.of the-' tr[eaty would contain about lii ,-i 000 words.. ' . 'j . .j I TheTJiv'ited States .delegation Wjin be the first lo sign the. treaty, wpth Stirnson's name leading ihe] [ p of'the investigation, a Methodist time, he has been forced to and a dry^—"never took a drink ''mike" two cities each week. He of liquor in his life." they say—; lectures on i\ethods of fighting smiled benignly on Tinkham, and fires, explains the fire inspection later remarked: rules, points out safety fat-tors "The • member . from Boston is which will enable the local tlre- performiiig a great public serv- 1 men to point out hazards and advise property owners how fire Tbaddeiis. Caraway's benicn dangers may be eliminated and smiles are infrequent. He is by also lectures on proper care of betic order, America, ;Fran'ce,| liuture suspicious and in manner'fire department equipment. Gjfeat Britain,._Italy aiid j Japan. j acriin 6nioi!s. His state is dry. He i '] Mr . sieuv he has found Following Stirnson - will be 'Clias. ; 1)as to , )e ^refm. But he loves the lrtcaI ,i cpar tment well manned. ind well equiped with the exception of a ladder truck. He believes the city should lose no time in senilis ladder equipment. list: The powers will sign ,ae r cording lo their English; alpha- Gj. Dawes, arnbassador to Lpn-: a rrghtcrland he would not with don; Charles F. Adams, secretary!| u ,i ( i i„- s tribute to fighting Tink- . Of navy; Senator'Joseph ,T. Robinson, Senator David A. Reed and Hugh S. Gibson add Dwight W. Morrow, ambassadors to Bel- glum and [Mexico, respectively. Reported Quite III. Mrs, Luther Harding, residing on the John Werner'farm north of Tipton is reported to be quite ill, suffering fro/n a- complication of ailments. I .. ham. .; The church lobby buildings; are: within-a stotte's throw of the.cap- itoi and the senate and house of-' f.ce buildings. [ Tinkham, of Massachusetts-says! that such propinquity is scandal-; ous; Bishop Mc'E'owell of the. board of temperance, prohibition' and public morals of t'he'Metho-i dfst Episcopaf church said it was "fortunate"- and{"strategie." add- j ing, "and I think: God himself kept Mr: - DltAlX t'OXTRAJT. .l:\-i-t Rrisr Hud Low Ri<l on thi* 15. F. l.iavrll Ditch. County Surveyor L. J. Richards received bids for the construction of the H. F. Leave!! ditch Saturday afL -moon and the contract j those lots vacant for Clarence: was --*ureil by Robert Reise. his .[(Continued on Page 2). Winds Gulf Stream Near* New York; Seaman Predicts Semi-Tropical Climate New York,; April 21.—Captain Ejir! Arthur Rostron, -master of the Cuha-rder' Berengarla, which i- -ar- riid from Burope 1 Saturday,! said 3 W had found the " Gulf Stream lianging its- ' course. , Wnd : jap- droachlng | the'; coast here. :: j He nredleted that If this movement oontlnttes [for many more .year* tho cltjnwte of this city.ilrould -be- cjohie 1 ksm^fcrapt^U/suiA^il^niBi -'Isfe Imad would be irlaged, with palm .''He assert«d heV had,..^ob­ tain [ continued, ered that we ha- |hid i<efng S.'t.4-I5. Two other Wds from Burke Brothers for 3-1. 5G1 and one. from Wildeman & Son for S4.52D were received. Recently the. commissioners wore presented by a petition for — •'hanKl'i'.' a portiort of the 'He 'when I rfi--.cov- drain of this ditch, to an open one. a the Gulf aireim with us.- The. temperature of the water was 66 degrees and the atmosphere was quite warm and muggy. Captain Roatbon said he convinced the fog) which had [been so' prevalent tl 1^ season off the 'American coast was caused by the changingatmoi ipbere, which, be held; wa* geitiig warmer every winter. This Is due. In his opin- iqni'to the.Qnlij Stream gradually shore! added: that he Work >>n the contract is to start within the next 40 'days. Is Very III. Leo Norman Jr.. the small son of Mr. and Mrs. Leo Nonjfci ot North Main'street is seriously til suffering from deep cold complications on his lungs; and bordering on pneumonia. He is also recovering from a vacciBatlo* far* smallpox and is a, vary sick boy. :' Mrs. -Ida Smith, of mother of Mrs. Morris Is at ttsgpji home, assisting In ihe cart i " "'"'"'' grandson. '

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