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a a a OF PASADENA Reports of local happenings from mid-afternoon to 3 a. m. will be found daily on this page. LOS ANGELES AND VALLEY SERVICE CITY WIRES PLEDGE IN NRA DRIVE Municipality Exempt, But Directors Will Aid Blanket Code An offer to co-operate with President Roosevelt and the administration in making the National Recovery Act program a success, was contained in resolution adopted by the Board of City Directors and wired to Washington last night. Municipalities are exempt from the provisions of the blanket code but the are in sympathy with directors, and will lend their aid toward making it a success.

Urges Compliance The resolution adopted urges all citizens to comply with the program and to conform to the provisions to the letter and spirit. Contact representatives spent a busy day interviewing employers of labor yesterday and obtaining signatures to the president's ment. A. J. Hay, general chairman, stated.

Like Football Game In addressing his committeemen, Mr. Hay compared the contest for national recovery to a hard fought football game. He said: "We are on the inside of the tenyard line. We have the ball; the consumer is calling for touchdown; the coach has drilled us in the play. The depression team is getting mighty tired.

We are all set; the play is perfect, the crowd with us. We are certain a touchdown if every employer does his assignment. Now is the time to hit the line." Instructions Given Instructions to contact men were Issued by Chairman Hay and Harold Byron, contact chairman, as follows: "1. Verify and report the name of each employer in the classification assigned to you who signs or has signed the President's Re-employment Agreement. "2.

In the event that the President's Re-employment Agreement has not been signed, ascertain and report the reason. Have every employer complete the progress report and turn in all progress reports to your aide daily. Refer requests for interpretations to your aide. "5. The President's Re-employment Agreement, when signed, should not be collected by you, but mailed the employer the enprovided.

The Certificate of Compliance should be delivered by the employer to the postmaster, who will furnish him with his insignia. Additional copies of the President's Re-employment Agreement may be obtained from the NRA secretary at the Chamber of Commerce. "7 Add to your list and report to aide any employer in the classification assigned to you who is not already on your list. "8. If group meetings are necessary, contact your aide for arrangements.

When in doubt about any of the above instructions or any phase of the work, get in touch with your eide." BREWERY HEARING IS SET BY BOARD Plea To Locate Plant In Former Creamery Building Renewed Hearing on the petition of the Golden State. Company, for a zoning permit allowing establishment of a brewery on Pomona boulevard near El Monte, was set for next Monday by the County Board of Supervisors. The application met with denial recently when submitted to the County Regional Planning Commission, but the company refused to drop the matter. Use of the building formerly serving as a creamery and also erection of other buildings is planned by the company, according to the application. MEAL-LESS BEER SALES PROTESTED Store Manager Asks Police Quiz On Violations Of Law Enforcement of regulations which require that beer on draught be sold only with meals yesterday was demanded by George Pfaffenberger, Southern California manager of the Owl Drug Company, a letter to police officials.

He said that stores of his company have been besieged by customers demanding that they be sold beer without purchasing food at the same time, on the ground that other establishments follow such a practice. HUTTON, M'PHERSON ATTORNEYS CONFER Both Evangelits And Husband Deny Reconciliation Possible Advisers of Aimee Semple McPherson-Hutton and her estranged husband, David L. Hutton, former Pasadenan, discussed a possible reconciliation last night, while both principals insisted they never would consider such a move. A plan to bring the evangelist and Mr. Hutton back together was discussed by their attorneys, but Mrs.

Hutton refused to admit she was a party to the peace-making, despite earlier claims that she wanted to "see Dave privately." PA PASADENA A POST MORNING ISSUE OF THE PASADENA STAR-NEWS CALIFORNIA, THURSDAY, AUGUST 3, 1933 3 THAR'LL BE NO SLICKER GAMBLING IN PASADENA'S STAGE OFFICIALS REHEARSE FOR SANTA BARBARA FETE George Campbell in the fur chaps, William Dunkerley with the six-shooter and 1 Frank Brooks with the two-gun look, hold their guns on Charles Cobb, the slick gambler with the flowered vest. All will ride on Pasadena's stage coach float in the Santa Barbara's early California's fiesta. City Enters Stage Coach In Tourney Nine Officials Leave For Santa Barbara Fiesta Nine Pasadena officials of the city and Tournament of Roses Association left yesterday afternoon for Santa Barbara to participate in the city's early California fiesta. This is the first time Pasadena has had a float in the parade. City Manager J.

W. Charleville. Col. George Parker, Tournament of Roses president, and William Dunkerley, Charles Cobb. C.

Hal Reynolds, Frank M. Brooks, D. E. McDaneld and George C. Campbell, directors, made up.

the Pasadena party. The majority of the Pasadena officials will return Friday. Mr. Dunkerley, Mr. Brooks and Mr.

Reynolds will make a more extended stay. Pasadena's float consists of an old stage coach drawn by horses. The Rose Tournament directors will ride attired in costume. Code Planned By Printers A printing industry code submitted at Washington yesterday proposing a forty-hour week with a minimum wage of forty an hour for men and thirty cents for women, except for apprentices, was not presented by organized typographical workers, it was explained last night by James L. Worden, sec 12 of Pasadena Typographical Local No.

583. The Pasadena union will participate through a Southern California conference of thirty towns, in a code proposal to be presented by the International Typographical Union, he said, which will seek a much more satisfactory wage. "Southern California union printers will never submit to such a code as the one proposed in Washington." he said. "This code was submitted by proprietors of nonorganized printing shops." Through their code, organized typographers will endeavor to end cut-throat price-cutting from which the printing industry has suffered, he said. BODY OF FORMER LAKE MAN FOUND William Graham, 64, Found Dead On Brookside Terrace William Graham, 239 South Los Robles avenue, 64, retired captain of Great Lakes ships, was found dead on the terrace hillside above Brookside park yesterday afternoon.

Over his face lay three handkercheifs and beside was a bottle which had contained chloroform. Detectives A. C. Mansell and Claire Corbin, who 1N- vestigated, termed it a suicide. Word had been sent to the nolice nearly twenty-four hours before the finding of the body that Mr.

Graham had left his home and it was feared that he might take his life. BORDER GUARDED IN SLAYER HUNT Authorities posted a guard at the Mexican border as search was launched for a suspect in the hammer murder of Mrs. Mary Manoz Sonihui, 20, whose battered body was found in a field in San Gabriel. Deputy Sheriff John Morrell said he, was hunting for questioning Constantino Flores, 49, resident of a Los Angeles hotel. where the slain girl had been living.

Flores took Mrs. Sonihui to a dance in San Gabriel Monday night, the officer said. LASSIFIED ADS The Post ushers in the day's activities. "Tell It Well and Your Classified Ad Will Sell." SPORTS AND FINANCIAL WIRE SERVICE Suspect Held While Story Investigated Youth Insists HeMurdered Former Pasadena Boy Phillip Edwards, 19, was booked en suspicion of murder in San Diego last night, although police would not divulge whether they were convinced murdered to Dalbert Aposhian, 7-year-old former Pasadena San Diego dispatches said Edkilling boy. Arrested in Los stuck, to his confession to Angeles, he was taken to San gathered where, police an orderlioncrowd According to police, he said he met the Apohsian boy on a downtown street July 24, the day of his disappearance, bought him some candy, took him on a street car ride and then murdered the boy.

He pointed out to police, skeptical of his confession, a rock with which he he killed the boy, and showed where he said he threw the body in San Diego Bay, police said. "I just went crazy," Edwards was quoted as saying. "It's all true, every bit." Reports of other confessions were denied by San Diego police, who said they had discussed only the Aposhian Officers said there, were certain discrepancies Edwards' confession which would bear investigation. City Manager Says Weston Case Closed Over Resignation partment head." Moose Raise Issue Unless the Board of City Directors initiates some action, there will be no hearing nor review of Dr. Francis P.

Weston's dismissal from the Emergency Hospital staff. City Manager J. W. Charleville said yesterday. No Reflection Mr.

Charleville stated that the dismissal was asked for at the request of the department and was in no sense a reflection on Dr. Weston personally or his ability. "Dr. Weston has done very efficient work." he said. "It is just a case of where the department head felt a change was in the best interests of harmony.

It meant either to change or change the de- The question of Dr. Weston's resAugust 1, was the Loyal ignation, which became, permanent Order of Moose in a letter to the Board of City "After careful our Directorstigation order concludes that you would not have countenanced Dr. Weston's moval from the Emergency pital had you been in possession of all the facts," the letter signed by E. W. Hoene, secretary, read.

Treats 8777 Cases It further pointed out that Dr. Weston, during his three years on the hospital staff had satisfactorily treated 8777 emergency cases. The City Directors were asked to reinstate him or at least to advise the organization of its stand on the matter. Another letter on the same subject, written by Angie Austin, was received yesterday and read as follows: "It appears that efficiency and tested experience are being absolutely eclipsed in this battle, which appears to be circled with jealousy." The letter also cited an inwhere Dr. Weston saved the stance, a two-year-old girl at the Emergency Hospital.

LABOR CONFERENCE TO BE HELD HERE Harvey E. Garman, editor of the Los Angeles Citizen, labor paper, will attend a round table conference for members of organized labor Saturday night at the home units. Louise R. Hoocker, 2895 Sierra Grande street. Preceding the meeting Mr.

and Mrs. Garman will be guests at a dinner given by labor leaders. A dance also has been scheduled. NEW HEADS ARE NAMED BY LEGION Dr. Harry L.

Mitchell New Commander Of Post No. 13 Dr. Harry L. Mitchell was elected commander of the Pasadena Post No. 13, American Legion, last night to succeed Ralph Wood, the past year's commander.

Harry Stout Named Harry Stout was named first vicecommander and Tom Eckstrom, second vice-commander. Albert Shureen was re-elected treasurer. Seven executive committeemen include Richard Davis. Guy Lewis, John Houlihan, Fred Heart, John Joclyn, Dr. Fred Garrett and Marion McCartney.

Six New Members Six new members were admitted into the post. Due to the Legion state convention here, no local meeting will be he held Convention until August 23, committee reports showed that all plans have been completed. Parade Route Told Definite line of March of the annual state American Legion parade at 2:30 o'clock August 14 was announced yesterday as follows: Colorado street and Allen avenue to Raymond avenue, north on Raymond avenue to Holly street, east on Holly street to Garfield avenue, north on Garfield avenue to Walnut street, east on Walnut street to disbandment area near El Molino street. Twenty thousand persons are expected to participate in the parade, which will include a headquarters division and six divisions of marching units. Motor Police The headquarters division will be comprised of motorcycle officers with Chief of Police Charles H.

Kelley commanding, the Pasadena Junior College Bulldog Band, Grand Marshal General Seth E. Howard and staff, the convention committee headed by Lee Davis, chairman; department officials, guests, army and navy units, California National Guard. Marine Corps Reserve and the R. O. T.

C. FIVE ARE CLEARED IN BANK ROBBERY Manager. Arthur H. Gage of the North Fair Oaks avenue branch cf the Pasadena National Bank. and victims with him when bandits robbed the bank some time ago, paid a visit of inspection to the four men and woman recently arrested in Los Angeles on suspicion of being organized bank bandits and stated that none the five were in the group which robbed the Pasadena institution.

Pasadena detectives were informed that SO far none of the victims of bank bandits have been able to identify the members of the group as having been the ones robbing them and the five are now only held because of the fact that a shotgun and sevelal pistols were found in their possession when their house in Los Angeles was raided. NEW INDIAN DEAL A "new deal" for Indians in this district was promised by John W. Dady, superintendent of Indian affairs for the thirty reservations in Southern California, who arrived from Washington, D. C. Dady, whose headquarters will be in Riverside, said he would carry out the program outlined by John Callier, new commissioner of Indian affairs, who promised to educate the Indians in the spirit of self government.

Impaled On Stick J. R. Harris, 53, 848 Manzanita avenue, fell from a ladder late yesterday while working on South Raymond avenue near Green street and in the fall became impaled upon a big splinter of which ran through the side of his head and protruded from his mouth. Surgeons said that it is not believed the accident will leave a serious sear on the even man's cheek where the big splinter entered. NEWS behind the NEWS PASADENASAVING MONEY.

This is a and her large dog. It merits almanac. When the wife East, it became apparent her pound, four-legged guardian would make life impossible unless he went too. He had accompanied her so constantly that he now growls when she makes the wrong lead at bridge. It was decided he should a muzzle, a leash and ride the baggage car.

But the station man knew was extravagant. The charge would be 100 pounds excess baggage. If the dog were crated the charge would be only the weight of the dog plus the weight of the crate. When it was discovered the dog could not stand erect in the largest crate for sale in Pasadena, a light, strong crate was built. said the admiring I baggage man, "you'll save a lot of PASADENANS' APPROVAL SOUGHT FOR PROPOSED NATIONAL BANKER CODE Wire To Clearinghouse Association Says That Draft Will Be Sent Here: Sectional Needs Will Be Considered Harry A.

Colyer, in behalf of the Pasadena Clearinghouse Association, last -night announced that word had come by wire from Francis H. Sisson, president of the American Bankers' Association, that a code for the banks of the nation has been drawn up for intended submission to the NRA. The telegram, Mr. Colyer stated, conveyed the information that the code as drawn will be sent to the Pasadena banking organization for its consideration. It implied that the American Bankers', Association committee which drew up desired the wired approval of local bankers to the document which will mean SO much to the practices in the banking business.

President Sisson's wire, Mr. Colyer stated, informs Pasadena bankers that the new rules of procedure are the work of the Administration Committee of the national association. Study Sectional Needs This organization is representative of all sections of country and has undoubtedly had in mind the sectional needs in drawing a code which, after NRA approval, will be binding upon the individual banks as a set of rules or policies under which the banking business will be conducted. There was nothing in the rather long telegram to indicate any of the features of the proposed banking system. Cutting It Short SPEEDING CHARGED Junior Durkin, 5640 Franklin avenue, Hollywood, was given a court citation last night by Motorcycle Officer Fred Lunt for attaining a speed of forty -eight miles an hour in crossing Raymond avenue on Colorado street.

This is a fifteen-mile zone and the charge sets one of the highest rates of speed for which anyone has recently been arrested in the heart of the most busy section of Pasadena. 24 24 TWO COUPLES TO WED Two intentions to wed were filed in the Pasadena office of the county clerk late yesterday by Ralph Harold French, 32, of 224 West Truslow street, Fullerton, and Marjorie Belle Travers, 29, R. Fullerton, and John Franklin, 57, 3106 South Kenwood avenue, and Suvica Alice Moris, 52, same address, both Los Angeles. While Pasadenans were sweltering last Saturday, Loren Ury, Exalted Ruler of the Elks Lodge, was shivering in a snowstorm at Lake Louise in the Canadian Rockies. He returned yesterday from the Elks' national convention in Milwaukee, which he was the Pasadena lodge representative.

Clarence Kaighan and A. E. Schultz also attended. 44 44 44 AUXILIARY OFFICER WED BRRR! Mrs. Bertha V.

Shiel, a state official of the American Legion Auxiliary, was married last night to Dr. William D. Reeve, Los Angeles dentist. The ceremony was performed by Rev. Father F.

Woodcutter of Alhambra. The bride is state sergeant-atarms of the auxiliary and a candidate for state president at the Pasadena convention this month. 4 NRA EXPERT TO TALK George H. Mosser, former field chief of the Federal Reserve Bank in New York, will address the Pasadena Kiwanis Club today on provisions of the National Recovery Act. Mr.

Mosser was guest speaker at the Rotary Club yesterday. He is known as an authority on finance. A G. C. ALLEN LOSES BADGE Grover Cleveland Allen, who as a city employe exposed instances of graft in the city engineer's office several years ago with the result that several persons were sent to prison, yesterday was denied the right to hold a special police badge.

Since leaving his connection with the city Mr. Allen has been an honorary member of the police department and carried a gold badge. This was revoked by City Manager J. W. Charleville yesterday.

Death-For-Kidnapers Bill Culminates Martin Effort Aposhian Murder Swung Sentiment To Extreme Penalty, Altadena Assemblyman Says provides for death penalty victed kidnapers, a move in the State Legislature by Assemblyman F. G. Martin of Altadena was culminated. Several months ago Mr. Martin opened his fight to obtain the death penalty for kidnapers.

However, due to the anticapital punishment sentiment in the Legislature, Mr. Martin changed his original death penalty bill to one providing life imprisonment. Mr. Martin's bill, No. 334, signed by Governor Rolph on May 22, will become effective August 22, while the capital punishment bill signed yesterday will not become effective for ninety Commenting on of daychange sentiment which resulted in passage of the capital punishment measure, Mr.

Martin said that the Aposhian kidnaping and murder case in San Diego was the main factor. The bill signed yesterday was introduced by Senator Herbert Slater of Santa Rosa and provides the death penalty or life imprisonment in cases where victims were subjected to torture or injury. A second bill signed by Governor Rolph provides for a $10,000 state reward fund. GERMAN MEETING NOT AUTHORIZED Friends Of New Germany Deny They Planned Torchlight Parade Officials of the Friends of New Germany declared last night that a meeting which had been announced as called for the purpose of forming a Pasadena branch of the group, had not been authorized by their organization. Sixteen persons, two of them women, assembled in a room at the Athletic Club in which 200 chairs had been arranged for the gathering.

After a quarter hour's wait, an official of the Los Angeles organization arose and announced that, his organization had not called the meeting, that no efforts had been made yet to form a Pasadena chapter, and that no torchlight parade on August 13 had been planned. Investigation disclosed that Tuesman came to the Pasadena Athletic Club manager and engaged the room for the meeting. The room is for rent for such purposes and nothing was thought of the reservation nor did man pay anything in advance. He had in his possession leaflets about the proNazis movement and newspaper clippings. After renting the big room he telephoned for newspaper men and, showing his papers, which seemed in order, told them of the projected meeting and about the proposed torchlight parade and then left.

He did not show up at the meeting last night. Word that the story had appeared in newspapers reached the headquarters of the Friends of New Germany in Los Angeles and, knowing had called no such meeting, they sent out a small group of scouts to see what it was all about. At the meeting last night was a Pasadena police detective officer authorized to tell the unknown caller of the gathering that no parade would be permitted by the city. His services were not needed. NEW OFFICE Beginning today all business of the State Building and Loan Department will be conducted from 1049 South Hill street, Los Angeles, location of the division's supervision office, instead of from the State building, Commissioner Friend W.

Richardson announced. HIGHER PAY FOR WOMEN HERE ASKED Label League Urges Wage Of 50 Cents Hour To Day Workers signed the bill yesterday which or life imprisonment for confor capital punishment, started No Agreement On Supervisor Gov. Rolph Blames Heads Of City, County Unless Los Angeles city and county administrations agree on a single candidate for the vacancy on the Board of Supervisors, Governor Rolph will appoint a man of his own choice. In Sacramento dispatches last night the governor was quoted saying he would make the appointment immediately if Los Angeles officials could, endorse the same man. But long as opinion differed, he was inclined to postpone action.

Governor Rolph said he had about seventy-five applications. Assemblyman James J. Boyle, Los Angeles, conferred with the executive yesterday in behalf of his own candidacy. 50 YEARS WEDDED LIFE CELEBRATED Half a century of wedded life was celebrated last night by Mr. and Mrs.

M. Fruehling who were honored guests at a supper given by their son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. C. W.

Grainger, 266 West Foothill. Many letters and telegrams were read congratulating Mr. and Mrs. Fruehling. Mr.

and Mrs. Fruehling have been visiting their daughter for several weeks. Their home is St. Louis. Plan Home Loan Talk Pasadenans will learn the procedure for obtaining federal home loan refinancing at 7:30 o'clock tonight when Ewell D.

Moore, general counsel of the California State Home Owners' Loan Corporation, speaks at the Civic Auditorium assembly hall. The meeting will be sponsored by the Pasadena Realty Board. Mr. Moore comes to Pasadena as the representative of Monroe Butler, California manager of the Home Loan Corporation. Don McCoy, realty board president, will The meeting will be open to the public.

San Rafael Bonds Default, Blemish Municipal Credit First blemish on Pasadena's curred yesterday when bonds nue improvement were defaulted of assessments. These are the first city bonds which have ever been defaulted in Pasadena and would not have gone default had the Board of City Directors been legally able to avoid it. A $2000 interest payment came due on the bonds yesterday. The city controller found only $1500 in the fund the payment. While directors would have to, been glad to loan $500 to the interest fund for the payment, thus Payment of a 50 cent an hour wage for woman day workers in Pasadena, with 50 cents extra if less than six hours continuous labor is performed, was announced last night as the stand of the Women's Union Label League.

Should Get Pay The league, meeting yesterday, revealed that it is frowning on the practice of paying women for work by the return of lodging and board. The league declared that it is unfair to use a worker's full time, without other compensation. Women employed under these circumstances should be given limited. hours and be granted time to seek other work, the organization contended. Committee Named A committee of five was appointed by the league to work with the Pasadena Central Labor Union committee on matters concerning the National Reconstruction The five are Octavia Oakley, Mattie Hall, Anna Myers, Mrs.

Mary Huff, chairman, Ella Cleland and Mrs. Louise Hooker, ex-officio member. The newly-appointed Central Labor Union committee will act in conjunction with the Chamber of Commerce committee in urging employers to adopt the Blue Eagle. Members will report back to President J. A.

Garrow of the Central Union, who is labor's representative on the Chamber NRA committee. Large Committee The committee, which will meet next on Monday, represents every trade union and every group of workers in Pasadena. Members are: J. A. Garrow, chairman, E.

E. Mecham, A. M. Hanes, Sam Seeds, C. Rogers, J.

I. Murray, Mrs. E. F. Nickerson, Mrs.

Hoocker, J. A. Barbieri, R. F. Miller, D.

F. Cameron, Carl B. Jensen, F. B. Miller, Thomas Dodson, George Williams, A.

V. Lindholm, Jesse Pickett, R. F. Manthei, Frank J. White, J.

E. Martinson, Carlson, William Gambrill, O. 'M. Miller, Clifford Willis, C. F.

Hallstrom, B. B. Sheffield, H. L. Nelson, M.

S. Hislop, M. Maloney, H. H. Sheets, R.

D. Bricker, Henry Hanning. T. A. Holdredge, Hugh Sosbee, Edward Erickson and Mrs.

Hall. George Bartley Dies In Plunge George Bartley, 84 South San Gabriel boulevard, died of heart attack while swimming in the El Monte plunge last night. Mr. Bartley, resident of Pasadena for the past thirteen years, was 51 years of age, He was employed as a caretaker at the home of Mrs. Charles Fox, Fox Ridges, Altadena.

Bartley is survived by his widow, Mrs. Millie Bartley; one daughter, Mrs. L. W. Largent, and one son, Ray Bartley, all of Pasadena.

Funeral arrangements will be announced later by Turner and Stevens, directors. BUSCH GARDENS MUSIC PLANNED John G. Cabot story of thrift, a man, his wife a place in Benjamin Franklin's decided to take an extended trip money." With a grunt, he swung the crate on the scales. He removed the crate and set it on the again. But there was no changing the bad news.

Fifty-two pounds for the crate. Forty-five for the dog. In the name of thrift, a 100-pound excess baggage bill had been cut thre pounds. Economizers, find your moral! NEW YORK By James McMullin DOLLAR. Don't worry about the dollar's recent rise.

It has the official 0. K. Professor Sprague's skilled hand is piloting our currencraft. New York leaders agree there is sound cause for temporarily (Continued on Page Five) Beginning a series of Sunday afternoon concerts at the famous Busch Gardens, the newly organized Busch Gardens' Concert Orchestra will make its first appearance at 3 o'clock next Sunday. The concerts will be sponsored by the Pasadena Civic Relief Association, for whose benefit the gardens recently were reopened.

Ponies will be on hand for the children's recreation. "triple credit rating ocissued for the San Rafael aveby reason of non-payment tecting the city's credit standing, the city attorney ruled this was impossible to do. The San Rafael improvement was done under the 1915 act and prevents the city from loaning to the fund when the property owners fail to meet their tax assessments. Instructions were also given City Controller Miner B. Phillipps to make no further payments for bond interest on Carmelita Park which no longer is controlled by the city.

CUPID NEEDS ROOM More adequate quarters for the marriage license bureau were requested yesterday by County Clerk L. E. Lampton in a communication received by the Board of Supervisors. Lampton recalled hat the bureau was forced to move out of the old Los Angeles court house after the earthquake and that since it had occupied already overcrowded quarters on the third floor of the Hall of Records with the probate filing department..

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