Statesman Journal from Salem, Oregon on November 30, 1928 · Page 1
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-a V 1 JJ n THANKSGIVING brines mostly pleasant thoughts a a rule, some of than dealing 4 with the results of football games, others with the observance fit the, holiday, and other timely topics. :? Bat Ten on Thanksgiving day, one Salem resident was so wrought p over something that he saw that he registered "pet pcovcr. "Tabloid Interviews' aren't limited to the persons the New Oregon Statesman re porters happen to meet and . question; persons who wish to be quoted . may send In their opinions, marked "interviews" and bearing their signatures. MARTHA PACKJNAW. Chemawa student, said: "We had a real Thanksgiving dinner1 too. Grace Peterson and Freda Strom and I bad a chicken apiece. We would have had turkey but it Isn't vary good for the waist line. The regular meal at the school, though, was pork produced right here on the place." A. W. LAWRENCE, a Thanksgiving visitor to Salem from Corvallls, said: "There is one thing about youngsters on Thanksgiving day; they are mighty quiet when gathered around a table loaded with such goodies as mother gets up." DR. O. L. SCOTT, chiropractor, said: 'Herbert Hoover's visit to South America Is making a fine Impression on our southern neighbors. I think his trip is a fine thing and should lead to some very constructive results in the long run." R. V. (NIG) BORLESKE. coach of the Whitman football teamV said: "That boy Harsh-barger, who caught a pass that bounced out of De Poe's-hands-and ran 40 yards to a touchdown, is fast enough for anybody's football team. He scored on University of Washington and made a 75 yard run against Vvasnington State that wasn't allowed. But he's too- cocky, so I've kept him on . the bench most of the time. cynthia Mcintosh, 152 South 13th street, said: "I'm not a perpetual 'crab,' but the more I read the daily papers, the more wonder that the people of this country do not come to their senses and take some united action against the sluggishness of our legal procedure. The pet peeve of H. R. is timely, because be railed up and told The New Oregon Statesman about it right after the Thanksgiving football game at Sweetland field and while he didn't say so, he probably was goaded in to telling about it, by something he saw at the game. . . . ."The thing that gets my risibilities smoking is the crowd of rail birds - that watch football games' from the opposite side of t!ie mill- race to avoid paying admia-! sion, and not content with exhibiting their cheapness in that way, must insult the home team when it's doing its beet." I am mindful that there are a if w knowing lawyers, and even a fewnewspapers, that are paving the way for such action.-But the people; they grumble and seem to think nothing can be done about It." A. B. ESTEP, clerk of the Argo hotel, said: "That was a fine game O. S. C. played against New York university; and I was glad to see Oregon win in the south, too. But I was most interested in the high school .game In which Medford played at Portland. That Medford high school certainly has develaped a football reputation. I was glad to see the smaller school win. VESSEL LIMPS INTO PORT AFTEB STORM SAN DIEGO, Nov. 29. (AP) With a twisted railing more than 30 feet above the water, and a gap where one of her vegetable bins had been, the freighter Will-faro today brought In mute evidence of the strength of the blow which caught President-elect Hoover's party on the Battleship Maryland last week. The Willfaro after emerging from the storm area, passed the Maryland, heading into it. Captain M. Johnson, master of the Willfaro, had plenty to do when mountainous seal" swept the up-perdeck of his ship, tearing a lifeboat away from its fastenings and swinging it out over the side. With soma difficulty the lifeboat was secured,' but the railings forward and aft of it were gone, and the wreckage of the vegetable bin was picked up from the deck below. Brand new paint from the lower deck had vanished completely, swept off by the seas, when things quieted down. Only the Wlllfaro's seaworthy r qualities kept things , from being much worse, the captain said. Fierce Explosion j 'Felt in 'Roseburg ROSEBURG, Ore... Nov. 29. 'CAP) The business section "Tof Roseburg was shaken early today by an explosion which wrecked the tilling station of the Roseburg Super-Service station. Gas escaping from a pump filled a hollow cone-eta pillar with fumes, which were ignited when - an. electric epark from the switch caused the detonation. A fire which followed was quenched by chemloala, . SEVENTY-EIGHTH YEAR Tirana DAY OBSERVED BY I. HOOVER Prayers Offered for King George and All Others Who Are Not Well Stiff Initiation Looms for "Pollywogs" as Ship Approaches Equator By JAMES 1 WEST Associated Press Staff Writer U. S. S. MARYLAND, en route to Guayaquil, Ecuador, Nov. 29. (AP) This was a day of alternate Thanksgiving and trembling aboard the Battleship Maryland aj the mighty craft, carrying Herbeit Hoover, president-elect, an hta party nared re equator on lib voyage to Quayaquil, Its next port of call. In consequence of the Thanksgiving holiday the ship observed Sunday routine. There was a di vine service on the quarterdeck which was attended by both Mr. and Mrs. Hoover. This was followed later with an elaborate dinner, not only for the president elect and his par;y but for all the crew. Summons Given To Every "Pollywog" Dinner concluded, the Mary land was brought to a dead halt momentarily while Davey Jones, personal agent of his majesty. King Neptune, came aboard-to is sue subpoenas to all those who have not until now crossed the equator. These were summoneses to appear tot Initiations tomor row on the forecastle deck where a ducking tank has been rigged up. Jones was presented to Cap tain Kimberly and the presidentelect formally as soon as he came over the side of the vessel; then he repaired to the quarterdeck where the subpoena ceremony was enacted. Even before his arrival, however, the "shellbacks" as those who have crossed the equator be fore are known were busy work ing on the "pollywogs" as those who haven't are known. Some of these latter had been placed In the brig, others being chained up on the deck by their necks, wrists, andrieet. -Prayers Offered For King of England In the eourse of - the religious services which were conducted by the chaplain, Lieut. Commander Huske. in a drizzling rain which continued intermittently through out the day, prayers were offered tor tne recovery or King George of England and others who are ill. Lieut. Commander Huske spoke briefly in his sermon on Thanks giving, mentioning a number of "wholesome things for the Amer Iran people to remember." He said that Americans were only cooperating with; the Heavenly Father in building the United States Into a mighty land. Hoover Sees Elaborate Dinner Served Crew Just before the crew's dinner. Mr. Hoover, escorted by Captain (Turn to Page 2, Please.) LONDON. No?. 29. (AP) Naval disarmament came back to open discussion in Great Britain today. Three factors contributed to this. They were: the proposal off Fred A. Britten, of the naval affairs committee of the United States house of representatives. that his committee and a delega tion from the. house of commons meet in Canada next March; the declaration of Viscount Cecil that Great Britain ought to meet the United States half way, and an at. tempt by Sir Frederick Hall to get an official statement on naval policies by means of an interpellation today in the house of com. mons. A considerable section of the press and several publicists urged that Mr. Britten's proposal be ac cepted. They pointed out that In addressing Prime Minister Stanley Baldwin direct Britten had shat tered diplomatic precedents and had .gone Into official' anarters with an unofficial project, but tney argued that the plan was too good to lose. Rum 'Runner Is Killed In Fight With Guardsmen NIAGARA FALLS. N. Y.. Nov. ft. (AP) One alleged rum runner was shot and killed and his companion wounded when their launch clashed today with a coast guard boat in the . darkness of early morning off the south shore of lake Ontario. , The man killed was Carl Anderson, 84. of Lewis- ton. The wounded man la Edmund 8ahr,of Niagara Falls. According to federal authori ties, papers were found in the dead man's pockets showing that the launch, known as the - Bug, cleared from Niagara on the lake, OnL, on November 21, for Wilson. NV T., with 100 cases of ale. There was no name on the clearance pa-, sera to "Indicate who was. iff charge of the .launch, . BRITISH ILSO WH Wi DISARM1EI Vestris hqmries To be Concluded To day is Reported Decision to be Made Later Fixing Blame for Vessel's Going Down NEW YORK. Nov. 29. (AP) The end of two official inquiries Into the loss of the liner Vestris is in prospect for tomorrow. Before taking a holiday recess, Charles Tattle, federal attorney conducting the government s in vestigation, and a department of commence board reviewing an ex amlnation of the Vestris by steam. boat Inspectors had taken the tes timony of scores. of survivors, of fleers and shipping experts. Only the examination of a few more witnesses remains" before the hearings are concluded. Both Tuttle and Dlckerson N Hoover. suoervlslnsr lnsnectnr ren. eral of the U. S. Steamboat Inspec tion service of the department of commerce, indicated they expect. ea to conclude their investigations tomorrow. It is not known when opinions will be given. Developments Are Summarized Briefly s Outstanding developments of the two hearings to date Include: An acknowledgment by Edward Keane, one of the inspectors who examined the Vestris five days be rore she went down, that the ves sel would not have been Issued clearance papers If he had rerort- ed he failed to lower lifeboats to the water as called for by regula tions. Testimony by the surviving ranking officer that Captain William Carey had declined assist. ance before he sent his SOS. Negro Stokers Deny Having Left Posts Testimony by engineers that the negro stokers had quit their posts when they could have helped keep the liner afloat longer, and denial of this testimony by some of me "iiiack Gang." Criticism by some survlvnra that lifeboats were leakv and thir gear faulty, and .that no rescue organization was. shown by the ship's personnel who left passengers to shift for themselves in the disaster. Four possible causes have been suggested ror the sinking: leaking seams in the hull, ruptured uuu i piates, improperly sealed ports and hatches, and shifting of in tne nuu. United States Executive and Wife Have Quiet Time in Virginia Hills SWANNANOA CLUB, Near Waynesboro, Va., Nov. 29. (AP) A bountiful Thanksgiving dinner was prepared for President and Mrs. Coolldge this evening at the Swannanoa Country club, the secluded mountain mansion where they are spending the holiday week-end. True' to tradition, the pricipal course was turkey. A huge gobbler, weighing more than thirty pounds, was provided for the presidential table by Virginia friends. Mr. and Mrs. Coolldge dined alone as the only guests whom they had Invited to accompany them Into Virginia Mr. and Mrs. Frank W. Stearns of Boston were unable to go. along because of the illness of Mrs. Stearns. The dinner came at the end of a day. of many varied activities which Included attendance at church, an informal luncheon reception, and a college football game. First of all, the president test ed his marksmanship and a new gun in some clay pigeon shooting on the vast estate which surrounds the Swannanoa club. Knowing of Mr. Coolldge's fondness for this form of recreation, in which he had his initiation last summer during his vacation in Wisconsin, the club had provided traps for his stay here. At a distance of 4D yards the chief executive suc ceeded In breaking seventeen out of XS flying targets. The shooting over, Mr. and Mrs. Coolldge motored to Charlottesville for church services. For Thanksgiving and the president's coming, all the proteatant church es of the city united Jn services at the First Baptist church.. The sermon was delivered by the Rev. J. W. Moore, pastor of the First Methodist church. Taking the story of Esther, her position, of influence and her op portunity to save her people tor this theme. Dr. Moore compared her sitnatlon with that of the United States today. Be declared that the clear duty and privilege of the nation was to bring univer sal peace to a "war-cursed world." Smith Observes His Thanksgiving ALBANY. N. Y- Nov. 29. (AP) Governor Smith, sur rounded by his family, today cele brated his eighth and . last Thanksgiving day at the state executive mansion. Be relinquishes his officii on January 1. 1929. to Governor Elect 'Franklin D. Roose velt. A turkey dinner with . all the trimmings was served ! with the - governor presiding at the table. P8ESIDFI ENJOYS 1I5GIIB Salem, Oregon, Friday Morning, Tfovmber SO, 1928 OREGON STATE WHIPS EAST'S 25-13 New York University JSrid Team Completely Outclassed by Aggies Adverse Dope Completely Upset by Fighting Western Aggregation By EDWARD J. NEIL Associated Press Sports Writer NEW YORK. Nov. J9. (AP) A nightmare, stark and terrible and fashioned of great, crashing figures in the pure white of Ore- today: the dream of New York University for a football team" that could challenge the recognition or the nation. It was a dream that began when the first leaves of the fall turned brown, grew through overwhelming conquest of Colgate and Missouri, and reached its height in smashing victory over Carnegie Tech, master of Notre Dame. It came to as harsh and unexpect ed an end as any football dream could, shattered on the final day of the season by an eleven con ceded scarcely a chance to win. Aggies Dominate Throughout Contest There was no possibilty of the Violets awakening tomorrow to rub their eyes and find it all only a bad dream. The actual score of the upheaval. 26 to IS, gave but little Indication of Oregon State's complete domination. Through a forward wall that had smashed every previous thrust three great western backs Captain Howard Maple, "Honolulu" Henry Hughes, and Cy Sherwood ripped and tore repeatedly, carving out long gains, tremendous marches, and three times piling over the Violet goal for touchdowns. Over the heads of the be wildered forwards, beyond and through the N. Y. U. backs, Maple threw forward passes that dazed the defense and accounted for the fourth score. Easterners Find Competition Strong Looking as futile' and worn against Oregon as they did keen and powerful In whipping Carnegie Tech. the Violets played their game only in the -. opening and closing minutes of the brilliant battle. Led by Ken Strong, high est scoring back in the east, the violets etormed out to score a touchdown in the first few min utes of play, then languished un der a battering that lasted until the final moment of the contest, before reviving and fashioning the second score. At the epening gun. Strong raced back 20 yards with the kick-off, tossed a 22 yard pass, and then charged through tackle, back to the center and straight down the field for 40 yards. Oregon held bitterly, but Follet swept around an end for 12 yards and the touchdown. Crowd Decides Everything's Over ' The 40.000 in the stands sat back, contentedly watching another typical Violet slaughter. Before they knew what had happened, the surge of the white-clad westerners was under-way, the ball was in New York territory, and it stayed there for all but the last few minutes of the game, punctured by touchdowns, until the field was almost hidden In the dusk. Coming back after that first score, the Oregon State line opened gaping holes for Sherwood, Maple and Hughes to march ten yards at a lick, to the N. Y. U. seven yard line. There was a ripple of uncertainty in the New York stands, "but the Violets held , for (Turn to page 11, please) Ezra Meeker Yet Clinging to Life SEATTLE, Nov. 29. (AP) Ezra Meeker, picturesque 97 year old pioneer, who has lain close to death in a hotel room here for nearly a week, was slightly im proved today. His condition picked up sufficiently for him to be fed liquids by his mouth Instead of by Infusions. His pulse and temperature were normal and his mental, lty clear, his physicians said. "We are hopeful for further Improvement," they added. CHAMPS Wales Far Away When King Taken 111 LONDON sfliKK .-A, wr, . J r.ftt - 4f ' - 1 val ?. YA fytfgtr & i4 More than 4,000 miles on a direct air line sepa-ated the Prince George V, when news of the British monarch's illness first reached with his brother, Duke of Gloucester, in Africa. Photo shows map of London to Dodo ma, Tanganyika, ed of King George's illness. BELGIUM SUFFERS FROM FIERCE GALE Soldiers Busy Repairing Dikes Broken Down by Terrific Storms BRUSSELS. Nov. 29. (AP) Th situation along the Belgian oa4 a a -result of the recent storm was critical in many places toniehL. and - enormous carnage seeje Inevitable if the tales should start afresh. In Ostend, West End, Middle- kerk and Blankenberg, three-quarters of the houses were either unroofed or standing in water. The Middlekerk Casino was in danger of collapse and the promenades along the seafronl were either badly damaged or in ruins and covered with sand. All electric car as well as channel boat services were suspended. From all of these localities came urgent pleas that soldiers be sent to repair breaches in the dikes and other protective devices on the waterfronts. Despite improved weather, floods were still spreading throughout the Province ot Antwerp. Working day and ' night. 5,000 soldiers had mended most of the 56 breaks In dikes and these were expected to resist tonight's high tide. In the city of Antwerp the people today were able to obtain drinking water in reduced quantities. Storms had undermined undermined and broken the city mains. Public relief funds have been opened in behalf ot the Inundated districts which the queen visited yesterday. The Red Cross is caring for 20,000 ; people, many of whom are homeless or have lost all their possessions. An i Unof ficial estimate placed the: total damage In the ! neighborhood of 15,000,000. i WITNESS FOR STATE 1 ELSINORE. Calif., Nov. I 2f. (AP) Jessie Clark, 18. niece of Gordon Northcott and one of the state's ' witnesses against him, became hysterical , here when she learned during her ThanksgMvng dinner of his alleged confession. "She went all to pieces when she heard the news." said George H. Morton Sr.. at whose home she has been staying since she -was returned here from Canada. : "She is worrried about the nec essity of going on the witness stand against i her uncle," added Attorney Loyal O. Kelley, who has been Miss Clark's counsel. "I suppose this hysteria is a natural reaction." - r " l . i n . Small Freighter " In Distress Gets Much Needed Aid SEATTLE. Nov. 89. (AP) Tne freighter. Chief MaqulUa was foundering in mld-Paclfle with the first of seven rescue vessels due to arrive at her side about 2 o'clock this morning,. radio operator of the liner President McKlnley advised the Seattle harbor radio early- this morning. . The Montreal Maru had wire lessed . the McKlnley that ; she would be in that position at t o'clock and the steamship Atlantic City said it would arrive at 9 o'clock in the morning, the operator reported. . ' 1 CROWS where Gloucester, lower left, and Wales, in-photos at right, were advis Town Councillor Is Buried to Cure Electricity Jolt PRAGUE, Czechoslovakia, Nov. 29. (AP) The town councillor of the Moravian town of Bakova, was deliberately buried alive after accidental con- ' tact with a highly charged electric wire, that rendered him unconscious. On the advice of a woman doctor of the village, - the official, Lutclera, was placet! in a hole In the . ground in the belief that the earth would absorb the electricity from his body. When dug up after 80 minutes interment, Kutclera was dead. WEE GREETED BY Famous Evangelist Has Nothing to Say About Official Investigation LOS ANGELES Nov. 29. (AP) Aimee Semple McPherson, pastor of Angelus temple, came home today from her European tour to be greeted by a tumultous welcome by 2000 persons, gather ed at the railway station as her train pulled in. The famous evangelist refused to comment on the grand Jury investigation of her sensational kidnapping story of two years ago and after a motion picture company had obtained a shot "talkie" from her. left for Angelas temple with her two children, Rolph and Roberta. In a brief speech before the crowd and the "Mike" placed before her, Mrs. McPherson termed her recent tour as one of the most successful she ever had undertaken. She studiously avoided questions of newspapermen regarding the Los Angeles county grand jury's probe into the handling of charges preferred against her following her mysterious disappear ance and Ignored her questioners whenever they broached the subject. Again, when told by a reporter that certain checks and papers of hers had been seised by the Inquisitorial body and asked what she thought of it, the pastor turned away. The large assemblage gathered to greet Mrs. McPherson grew enthusiastic as the train bearing the pastor drew into the station. A great number of persons had large orange and blue pom-poms and waved, them vigorously as Mrs. McPherson appeared. Grid Enthusiasts At Oregon State Hear Oi Victory CORVALL18. Ore., Nov.1 29, (AP) Students remaining on the campus ot Oregon r State college over the vacation period, ran wild in rampant enthusiasm today as the telegraphic score board reports of the Oregon State-New rork university football game brought in play by play results ot the football upset on the Atlantic. .Thousands of others alumni and friends, heard the reports re layed over KO AO, college radio station. The State collece : team will remain in the east as guests at the Stanford-Army game Sat- urday, - . CROWDS aN? mm 4. xi'-i s of Wales from his father. King the royal heir on a hunting trip Africa with air line Indicated from BETTER, IS REPORT Favorable Bulletins Issued by Royal Physicians; Nation Relieved LONDON, Nov. 29 (AP) An anxious nation began to breathe more freely today as the condition of King George showed distinct improvement. Two favorable bulletins this morning and one this evening, an nounclng that the infective pro cess was being held in check and recording a quiet day with sleep, followed Home Secretary Joynson- Hicks' hopeful statement last night that his majesty was on the mend. It was understood that the king's physicians were greatly satisfied with the king's progress today and would omit the usual late night visits. Tonight's bulletin, Issued at 8 p. m., said: "The king had a quiet day with some sleep: Otherwise his condition remained unchanged." OF SPECIAL TREATS SAN QUENTIN, Nov. 29. (AP) Convicts in San Quentln prison lost all their Thanksgiving diversions, including the ball game today, because of the escape plot frustrated yesterday. The only improvement over the ordinary fare was a bit ot roast pork for the dinners ef prisoners not known to be concerned in the conspiracy. The prison band also played during the meal, but most of the prisoners were ill at ease, and some were sullen. Every cell in the prison was searched by guards. The six prisoners known to have planned the jailbreak were in solitary confinement, three In the dungeon on bread and water, one in the death cell, and two tubercular men in ordinary jsells. John Joseph Malone, Los Angeles wife murderer sentenced to die a week from tomorrow, was taken to the death cell after discovery of the plot. Prison officials expect him to confess the whole Jailbreak plans to his guards, who spoke to him of nothing else. In the dungeons were Edgar La Pierre. Los Angeles gangster, condemned to death for murder of an Oakland policeman. Louis Lazarus, sentenced to die for murder of an Oakland bank cashier during a holdup, and Perry Coen. facing the death penalty for mar. der of his sweetheart's father and mother at Hanford. The :; two others directly connected with the plot were Roy Cook, t San Fran cisco robber serving a 16-year term, and Howard J. Abbey, of San Diego, serving ten years. The , tier, had dug tunnels to make a dash for .liberty today. Discovery of Jthe tunnels frustrated the plot - Philanthropist Taken By Death MINNEAPOLIS, Nov. 29. (AP) William Henry Eustis. philanthropist and former mayor of Minneapolis, died at bis hotel suite: here late today.- He was 83 years old. Mr. Eustis had been seriously 111 for several weeks, - KING MUCH CONVICTS 0 PRICE FIVE CENTS IS CONFESSED Br NORTHCO'n Defendant in Murder Case Breaks Down After Being Grilled 7 Hours Youth Screams He Is Willing to Die; Wishes to Pro tect "Mother" ABOARD NORTHCOTT Special Car en route to Los Angeles, Nov. 29. (AP) Breaking under seven hours of relentless questioning Gordon Stewart Northc-ott, screaming that he was willing to die. this afternoon confessed ne burled the body ot an unideny- fitsd Mexican youth with whose murder' he Is charged. Nortihcott-v admitted taking the body from bis lather's Riverside chicken ranch to Puente, where there is a jlarge Mexican colony and burying it, after burning the head. Northcott went no further in . his confession and .refused to admit killing the boy although he told Earle Redwine, Los Angeles deputy district attorney whq was his chief inquisitor, that the lad was murdered with a .22 rifle and a pistol. Hints Walter Collins Has Met Foul Play The 22-year old suspected killer of four persons denied knowledge of the fate of the two jother youths with whose deaths be has been charged but intimated that a fourth, Walter Collins, -will not be found again. Nelson and Louis Winslow, the youths in question, will be located Northcott declared adding that he "feels" that' they are safe. . Refusing to indicate where he burled the Mexican boy. ; with whom he admitted clandestine relations, Northcott said he might sign a confession when he got Into court, adding in the next breath he might fight the case. Should he confess, he asserted. It would be only because he wanted to save his mother, Mrs. Louisa Northcott now held In Calgary. Effects of Long Grilling Are Shown Northcott, guarded by Redwine and three other Los Angelas county officers, was speeding to-, night toward Los Angeles where-,-.' he will be tried tor the murder of. the Mexican youth. Maintaining his Innocence until he reached' American soil the suspected slay -er cracked under ' the strain of continuous questioning and last night begged to : be allowed to sieep, promising ne wouia -ciear everything up" today. RYtmriltoil from Panaris thai youth was hurried across the border Tuesday night to avoid threatened babear corpus proceedings-, which might have held up his re- moval several days. Officers said he would probably be tried for murder within three weeks. Mrs. Northcott, held in Calgary pending the outcome of her extra-' - ditlon case, will be charged with aiding her son In two murders. Officers have been working en the theory that she is not lis mother and hare tried repeatedly to get htm to admit this. The-r-, woman lost her fight against ex tradition but appealed. DEEP SNOW. COVERS DENVER. Nov. 29. (AP) Under clearing skies, the Rocky Mountain region tonight lay beneath a heavy Thanksgiving blanket of snow. All of the states in the Rocky -mountains Wyoming. Utah, Idaho, Colorado, New Mexico, and Montana were covered in a blanket of white as the storm, marked by unusual high temperatures, ' moved slowly eastward. Many cities and towns in i Colorado aad Wyoming, where the snowfall was heaviest, were left covered with from one to two feet of snow. The flakes fhlch fell continuously for 32 hours were hailed, as manna in the farm belt of the mountain state and the storm waa passing without leaving any extended damage. Livestock was not Injured. , Zumstein Badly Hurt In Three Auto Collision WOODBURN, Ore., Nov. JS.- Prank Zumstein, resident of the Woodborn vicinity, suffered eer- uoos injaries in a three-car smasa- up on the Broadaeres road aboat a mile north of West - Woodbarn. Two of the ears were badly wrecked. - M. J. LIndahl of Woodburn was driving north and J. S. Trayer of Hqbbard was driving south, aad they were 'passing at the Crosby corner, both. going slowly. Mr. Zumstein , approached from th west at a high rate of speed and apparently failed : to see the two cars on the main road. He crashed Into the Trayer car which was thrown against Lindahl's machine. Zumstein was thrown out of his light touring ear and received serious cuts about tha face and head. He was taken to natbard fo medical attention, by Cert Butterfield, a passing motorist. MOUNT! SECTION

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