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HEW MARK AT INDIANA FAIR Opening of Exposition Sat urday; Children’s Day Is First. HUGE PREMIUM LIST Attendance Mark Expected to Be Set at 1930 Exposition. Indiana doffs its hat to its soil ' and the tillers of that soil at 3 a. m. Saturday with the opening of the gates of the Despite drought, 1,600 exhibitors, the largest entry list of any Indiana fair, will battle for $176,960 in pre miums and awards. "Children’s day,” with children tinder 12 admitted free, swings open the gates Saturday. Special street car and bus service to the fair ground will be provided by the In dianapolis Street Railway Company. A stfuad of police will patrol the grounds from a police substation and direct motorists to the special parking lots provided for autos. Despite the agrarian and indus trial depression, fair officials fore cast that last year's attendance rec ord of 245,194 persons will be bet tered by the turnstiles. Judging of exhibits of boys’ and girls’ clubs in p-JUltry, swine and calves will feature the opening day’s slice into the awards list. Non-contest babies in the better baby show will be examined, while the Bohumir Kryl band gives con certs throughout the day and the ’ Farm Bureau quartet sings. Stage Show to Be Given The Grand Circuit races open at 1:30 in the afternoon with the 2-year-old trot of the Indiana Trot ting and Pacing Association. Three other races for half-mile track horses with SSOO purses offered are on the program. From 8:30 a. m. to 9:30 p. m. the Indiana university stage show will be given in the I. U. building. Carnival acts of the Dodson's World .Fair shows will provide amusement between harness races during the afternoon. Gates will be open Sunday and the Sabbath will be observed with church services in the woman’s’ building and a band concert in the afternoon. Big Events on Monday On Labor day the fair will step into its stride with cattle, swine, and sheep judging, the SB,OOO Horse man's futurity trot for 3-year-olds, four night running races, and a pyrotechnic display, “Hawaiian LNights.” w General admission to the grounds !s 50 cents a person with a 50 cent tharge for automobiles. General ad mission to the grand stand for the harness races is 75 cents. Grand stand admission for the night run ning races is 50 cents withnight ad mission to the coliseum's horse chow 50 cents. TARKINGTON FACES THIRD EYE OPERATION t Hoosier Novelist Again Is at Johns Hopkins Hospital. Jtv Fit if rtf Press BALTIMORE, Md.. Aug. 29. Booth Tarkington is at Johns Hopkins hospital again and another eye operation may be necessary, it was learned at the hospital today. The Indiana novelist has been at Johns Hopkins twice previously, his last visit being in April of this year. Dr. William H. Wilmer, head of the ophthalmalogical institute, who al ready has performed two operations on Tarkington, may decide upon a third. MINISTER IS ARRESTED Accused of Reckless Driving After Auto Strikes Aged Woman. Bv Unittd Press ST. JOSEPH. Mich., Aug. 29.—The Rev. J. J. Steffens, pastor of St. Matthews church, Evanston, 111., to day was at liberty under bond of SI,OOO, charged with reckless driv ing. He was taken in custody Thurs day evening after his automobile hit and seriously injured Mrs. Anna Booth, 73, at Bridgman, south of here. FLIERS HELP FIGHT FIRE Draft From Propellers Beat Back Flames; Save Field. Bv United Press RIVERSIDE. Cal., Aug. 29 —Army aviators wheeled their airplanes in front of a prairie fire which swept a landing field at March field, near here, and opened the throttles. The draft from the propellers beat back the fire until it could be smothered and the field saved. ANNE IS INTERVIEWED ‘‘The Baby’s Fine,” Mrs. Lindbergh Tells Chicago Reporters. Bv United Press . CHICAGO. Aug. 29—Mrs. Anne Morrow Lihdbergh has given the first interview since her marriage. Here it is: “The baby’s fine." She refused to answer other ques tions when besieged by scores of newspaper reporters at the national air races. Hourly Temperatures 6am 71 10 a m 70 7a. m 67 11 a. m 76 Ba. m 66 12 (noon).. 75 Sa. m-.... 67 Ip. m,.... 77 Complete Wire Reports J qf UNITED PRESS, The Greatest World-Wide News Service The Indianapolis Times Partly cloudy tonight and Saturday; slightly warmer Saturday. VOLUME 42—NUMBER 95 Scouting for Parking Secrets SSjjSSt BETTING HEAVY IN NEVADA RACE Use Pari-Mutuel Devices for Primary Wagers. Bu United Press RENO, Nev., Aug. 29.—Bets on political candidates instead of horses were rung up today on the pari-mutuel machines of the Reno Jockey Club. Names of gubernatorial and con gressional candidates replaced those of horses when the summer race meet was called off because of wide spread interest in the primary elec tion next Tuesday. The mutuel machines immediately were put into action for bets on the primary entrants, gambling being no crime in Nevada. One of the heavy favorites is Gov ernor Fred Balzar, seeking renomi nation on the Republican ticket. E. F. Roberts, Reno mayor, who also seeks the gubernatorial nomi nation, ran second to Balzar in the betting, with R. H. Cowles th'rd. FIRING SHOT AT RADIO OWNER COSTS $4,000 Man, Annoyed by Neighbor's Con cert, Finds Vengeance Expensive. Bn United Press GREENVILLE. N. C., Aug.*29.->- J. Francis Bowen, who shot at a neighbor because a radio concert late at night “got on his nerves,” totaled up the cost today and found It amounted to $4,000. * Judge Walter Small assessed Bowen $2,700 for assault with a deadly weapon, the fine to go to T. D. Phillips, owner of the radio. Bowen also was fined $250 for carrying a concealed weapon and ordered to pay all costs of the trial, estimated at SI,OOO. Phillips was not hit by the bul let Bowen fired. BLIND," LEADS STUDENTS Janitor’s Son Outstanding Member of Graduating Class. Bu United Press CHICAGO, Aug. 29. —Raymond Dickson, 24, blind son of a janitor, was acclairtfed today as the out standing student of the summer graduating class at the University of Chicago. Raymond lost his sight in'an automobile accident four years ago shortly before he matriculated. Aft erwards he won scholarships which made it pcssible to continue his studies. Today he received his de gree in philosophy. DUNCAN SISTERS CALL OFF FEUD WITH FILM ACTOR Bv United Press CHICAGO, Aug. 29r—Vivian and Rosetta Duncan, famous dancing sisters, were ready today with a guarantee that Rex Lease, film cow boy, will be bothered no' more by the Duncan family. “And he’d better keep away from us. too,” said Rosetta, who was clip ping newspaper stories of how Brother Harold gave the cowboy movie actor a black eye. "Harold is just a little shrimp, but he evened the count between the Duncans and Rex Lease.” ‘‘l’m just simply tickled to death about it,” said Vivian, “but we’re willing to let it all drop.” Rex Lease Is 'Through’ Bv United Press HOLLYWOOD. Cal., Aug. 29- Rex Lease, movie cowboy, served notice on the Duncan sisters and their brother Harold today that he doesn't care to associate with them any more. Lease, at home with varoius rem edies to clear up a discolored eye, declared his greatest desire was to end the feud with the noted "Topsy and Eva" dancing team and their avenging brother. He defended aspersions on his valor by saying that he did not wish HELD AS HIT-RUN DRIVER Cleveland Man Is in Jail Charged With Involuntary Manslaughter. Bv I’nited Press 1 BEAVER FALLS, Pa., Aug. 29. Steve Repp. 26. Cleveland, was be ing held without bail today, charged with involuntary manslaughter and failure to stop and render assist ance after his auto, according to police, struck and killed Kenneth Waiagelter, 13, Thursday. Indianapolis shoppers today smiled and stopped, to answer questions of Boy Scouts on the downtown streets. Scout Harry Miedema, 1702 Barth avenue, is shown asking Miss Helen Seal (left in photo) and Miss Hen rietta Jonas, 1323 North Dear born street, “Did you ride and did you park?” as they cheerfully re vealed their parkjng secrets. The scouts’ work is part of the traffic survey to determine’ how shoppers arrive in the downtown district. ATLANTA MAY JAILBORGLUM Sculptor, Invited to City, Liable to Arrest. Bu United Press ATLANTA. Ga„ Aug. 29.—Gutzon Borglum, the sculptor, is due here Saturday, but whether he will be the guest of Mayor-Elect James Key or arrested and placed in the De kalb county jail, still is undecided. Borglum was invited by Key to come to Atlanta and discuss pro posed resumption of work on the Stone Mountain memorial. Two indictments against Borglum still remain on file jn Dekalb county, charging him with larceny and malicious mischief in connection with destruction of models for the memorial several years ago, when the sculptor abandoned his task after a political quarrel over the merit of his work. Members of the United Daughters of the Confederacy are ready to make bond for Borglum if he is ar rested. Dekalb county officials re fused to say what they would do. to “continue the brawl in a public place, fearing adverse publicity.” The cowboy film player, who re cently was assigned an important role in anew picture, got a taste of real headline publicity when Vivian Duncan, the blonde half of the Duncan sisters, accused him of blackening her eye after a Fourth of July party. He paid a SSO fine, but that wasn't' enough for Harold, who knocked Lease down in a case Wednesday night. hoover talks building Invites Former Governor Goodrich to His Rapidan Camp. Bv United Press WASHINGTON. Aug. 29 —Presi dent Hoover will discuss the govern ment’s incomplete $568,000,000 pub lic building program with officials in charge at his mountain camp over the week-end, with the purpose of speeding it up, if possible, in or der to aid unemployment. The President and Mrs. Hoover, accompanied by their son Allan, plan to leave here later today for the camp. A large number of per sonal friends have been invited, in cluding former Governor J. °. Goodrich of Indiana. FORD TO TOUR EUJRCPE Auto Magnate to Leave First Week in September. Bu United Press DETROIT, Aug. 29.—Henry Ford will sail for Europe the first week in September, it was learned here today. He will be accompanied by Mrs. Ford and E. G. Juebold, hii executive secretary. Ford expects to be abroad only four or five weeks. He will visit France. Germany and Switzerland, inspecting automobile plants, and win stop in c& his return. INDIANAPOLIS, FRIDAY, AUGUST 29,1930 Miss Becky Barnum, 625 West Thirtieth street (below,) was re lieved from telling Scout Edward Moore, 114 South Ritter avenue, whether she parked at the curb, in a garage, drove her ovifn car, or had a chauffeur, because she arrived by street car. The survey is a check on traf fic to aid Mayor Reginald H. Sulli van’s traffic committee in revis ing regulations for benefit of both pedestrians and .motorists. GOTHAM MAYOR NURSES PEEVE Court Summons Served as He Greets German Fliers. Bu United Press NEW YORK, Aug. 29.' Carl Kroovand, process server who inter rupted Mayor James J. Walker’s address of' welcome to the German Atlantic fliers, is sorry he selected that particular moment to serve the summons, but “business is business.’” He strolled through a police line at city hall Thursday just as the mayor was stepping up to the mic rophone to make a speech for the benefit of Wolfgang von Gronau and the three other men who mads the ocean flight. Walker was astounded as Kroo vand slipped a paper into his hand which informed the mayor that one Jacob Cash was suing him for $250,- 000. charging slander. “It was an insult to the people of New York, the people of the United States and the people of Germany,” Walker said after com pleting his speech. Kroovland did penance in these words: “I shouldn’t have stepped in while the mayor was welcoming the German fliers. I thought I had picked out a lull in the proceedings. But business is business, and I had to serve that iimmons.” Injured Man Near Death TERRE HAUTE, Ind., Aug. 29. Little Hope is held for ]£e recovery of De Forest Brewster, 25, Prince ton, who jumped or fell from a freight train as it passed through here Thursday, receiving severe scalp lacerations and badly man gled feet. Hospital attendants of Brewster's feet. Food Prices Fall; Stoc'k Up Today fJTLADDIN'S magic lamp performed wonders. In the right place, at the right time, Money also works miracles. Just like magic, fooh prices have dropped to low levels. That's why this is the time to buy. Indianapo lis stores are offering groceries today cheaper than at any tune since 1917. \ Index on living costs shows Indianapolis is one of the cheapest places to live in the country. Reductions in fruits, vegetables, potatoes and other foods on com mission roiv are enabling grocers to offer sensational bargains. Many families already are stocking their food shelves. Prices compared with a year ago almost are unbelievable. Produce markets are quoting lowest prices in years. Now is the time to make dollars count. In dianapolis is the place. The Indianapolis Times BANK RECORDS OF TAMMANY’S CHIEFS PROBED _ 0 U. S. Subpenas Accounts in Income Tax Angles of Alleged Jobs Sales. HIGH JUSTICES ACCUSED Supreme Court Judge Paid $225,000 for Position, ' Complaint Charges. Bu United Press NEW YORK, Aug. 29.—Subpenas for the records of the bank accounts of a dozen Tammany politicians were issued today by federal author ities investigating income tax angles of charges that several New York City jurists obtained their appoint ments through payments to political leaders. The bank records will be laid be fore anew federal grand jury which will be convened next week. The present grand jury conclud ed its work by indicting Martin J. Healy, Tammany leader, who re ceived-a SIO,OOO loan from* Mrs. Bertha Ewald shortly before her husband was appointed to the mag istrate’s bench in 1927. Accuse High Justices The decision to look into the bank accounts of the Tamany leaders was the result of numerous complaints to the office of Charles H. Tuttle, federal attorney, alleging that sev eral magistrates and two supreme court jutices paid for their ap pointments. The state attorney-general’s office has received more than one hundred such complaints since it was author ized to investigate the Ewald case. One complaint was said to charge that a supreme court justice paid $225,000 for his appointment. An other justice was alleged to have paid $125,000. Thomas T. Tommaney, intermedi ary in the $10,003 transaction be tween Mrs. Ewald and Healy must resign as chief clerk in the sheriff’s office before Tuesday or he will be forced out, Sheriff Thomas M. Far ley indicated today. Tommaney May Resign Tommaney spent the latter part of his vacation refusing to testify before the federal grand jury about the SIO,OOO “loan,” and was due back at work this morning. He failed to appear and the sheriff spent most of the day trying un successfully to get in touch with him. If Tommaney resigns the last im portant figure in the Ewald case will be out of public office. Healy, how ever, still holds his position as Tam many leader in the Nineteenth as sembly district. BRITISH ROYAL FAMILY IN MIDST OF STORM Entire Populace Around Balmoral Castle Is Terror Stricken. Bu United Press ABERDEEN, Scotland, Aug. 29. King George, Queen Mary and the duke of York were in the midst of a severe electrical storm today at Balmoral castle. The storm ter rorized the population for a wide area around Balmoral. The lightfiing and thunderstorm lasted about three hours, almost without interruption. Vivid flashes of lightning shot through the clouds not more than 200 feet above the earth. The entire populace was stricken at times as the electrical explosions shook the buildings, SMTE EMPLOYE QUITS L. B. Holleman Resigns to Accept Post With Gary Firm. L. B. Holleman, state building and loan clerk, today tendered his resignation, effective Sept. 15. He will become president of the Federal Building and Loan Association of Gary. Governor Harry G. Leslie will "be asked to name Jacob Hines, build ing and loan examiner, and for merly Wayne county auditor, it was said today. Holleman has been clerk several times. Entered as Second-Class Matter at Postoffice. Indianapolis. Ind. Reward, of $2,600 Spurs Search for Slayer of Child South Bend Police Find Murder Scene in Barn, Where Girl, 8, ‘Sweetheart of Neighborhood,’ Was Killed by Fiend. Bu Times Speeial SOUTH BEND, Inch, Aug. 29.—What police regard as valuable clews were found to day as they stumbled onto the spot in which B-year-old Mar vine Appel was attacked and murdered Thursday night, they declared. The scene of the fiendish crime is a barn, only seventy-five feet from LIQUOR KILLER Os Aged Moonshiner Murders Pair, Wounds Others. i Bu United Press EUGENE, Ore., Aug. 29.—A 68- year-old moonshiner, who shot two officers to deatfa and seriously wounded two others, was being trailed through the mountainous country today by armed posses. Believed to have been dangerous ly wounded himself, Vic Sutherland, the moonshiner, apparently had lit tle chance of escaping. The officers killed were Joe Saunders, deputy game warden, and Oscar Duley. Eugene policeman. The wounded men are Deputy Sheriffs Rodney Roach and Lee Brown. Duley was killed Thursday night as he was arresting V. Sutherland, 21, son of the aged moonshiner. Young Sutherland had just made a delivery of liquor and Duley was taking him into custody when the old man suddenly rose up from ambush and fired five shots at the officer. The other officers found Duley and went to Sutherland’s cabin. Sutherland opened fire from behind a partition. The first two shots pierced Saunder’s heart. THIEVES GET SSOO LOOT Clothing Stolen From Gown Shop; Rear Door Glass Broken. Breaking a glass to unlock a rear door, thieves entered the Trone Gown Shop, 3453 College avenue, early today and made away with clothing valued at more than SSOO, Miss Virginia Trone, 3155 College avenue, proprietor, told police. LINDY. ANN STOP SHOW AT NATIONAL AIR RACES Bn United Press CURTISS-WRIGHT AIRPORT, Aug. 29.—The Lindberghs, Charles and Ann, came out to the national air races today and again their arri val stopped the show. The day’s program of closed course races, balloon busting and dead stick landings had just begun RAINFALL IS SLIGHT Showers Relieve Heat, but Fail to Aid Crops. Light rain, falling steadily on Thursday night and early today, relieved high temperatures, but failed to provide sufficient moisture to aid growing crops greatly, ac cording to United States w’eather bureau here today. Only .01 of an inch of rain fell. A total of .66 of an inch has fallen in Indianapolis and vicinity this month. Forecast for tonight and Saturday was for partly clouded skies, with somewhat higher temperatures, Sat urday. BASEBALL CLUB SUED Foul Tip Causes 530,000 Case Against Cleveland Club. Bu United Press CLEVELAND, Aug. 29.—Mickey Cochrane's foul tip into the grand stand during the Cleveland-Phila delphia ball game on June 11 caused $30,000 worth of damage suits to day. Mrs. Laura Fraters of Cleveland and Mrs. Esther L. Wedding of Springfield. 0.. filed suit against the Cleveland baseball club for injuries suffered when the ball from Coch rane’s bat struck them. REPORT DIAMOND FIND New South African “El Dorado” Stirs Government Action. Bu United Press CAPETOWN, South Africa. Aug. 29.—A new “El Dorado” in dia monds was reported today to have been discolored forty miles from Springbok in the Komaggas native reserve of Tamapualand. Beautiful stones in large quanti ties have been appearing on the illicit market recently. The gov ernment has taken steps to estab lish a police campon the district. the vacant lot where her body w T as found. The barn had been boarded up several months. On the earth floor were splotches of blood, and the prints of a child’s foot. Marvine was barefoot when she was kid naped while playing in a street iij front of her home Wednesday night. The picture frame _ from which the child’s assailant fiad torn wire with which he strangled her also was found in the barn. On it were fingerprints by which police hope Tortures Self to Win Fame Self torture played a large part in Lon Chaney’s sensa tional rise to stardom in the movies. “The man of a thou sand faces” underwent ex cruciating pain in his remark able portrayals of a number of his greatest characters. Read the second installment of Dan Thomas’ fascinating series today on Page 12. ACCUSES EDITOR IN GAMING PLOT • f • Sought to Remove Sheriff, ~ Witness Charges. Bu United Press , JACKSONVILLE, Fla.. Aug. 29. Fred O. Eberhardt, publisher of the Florida State News, tried to remove the sheriff of Dade county so he could control gambling in Miami, W. A. Shands, member of the state road commission, testified today at the preliminary hearing of Eberhardt and two others accused of plotting to ' assassinate Governor Doyle Carlton. Shands said that Eberhardt prom ised him $50,000 if he obtained the removal of Sheriff M. P. Lehman, but he rejected the offer. Vincent Giblin, Miami attorney for Scarface A1 Capone, informed Road Commissioner George B. Hills of the alleged plot, after Giblin had met with the defendants in a Jack sonville hotel, Hills testified. when the fist of the 40,000 specta tors espied the Lindberghs riding across the field in an automobile. Eyes which had been following races around the course came to rest on the open car. People began to stand up and yell, “Lindy! Lindy! There's Lindy and Ann.” During the night the low-wing plane which the famous flying cou ple, flew out from New York, ar riving Thursday, had been taxied in front of the grandstands. Six attendants worked on it all morning, polishing the dark blue fuselage and orange wings and test ing the motor. Lindbergh gave the plane a thorough inspection. The crowd watched while he climed over the wings testing every strut and wire with his own hands. Mrs. Lind bergh remained in the automobile. iiater they w'ere brought over in front of the sepakers’ stand. Police had to make way through the crowd as they alighted and walked up through the grand stand, accom panied by Reed Landis and Mrs.. Earl Reynolds. Lindbergh again was taken on top of the building to the judge’s stand while Mrs. Lindbergh remained in a box below with Mrs. Reynolds. Then the show was resumed. MARTIAL LAW LIFTED Censorship Also Abolished in Peru Trouble. Bu United Prcts LIMA, Peru, Aug. 29.—The lifting of martial law and government cen sorship late Thursday night marked the outward return of: Peru to nor malcy under the guidance of Lieu tenant Colonel Sanchez Cerro and members of his military junta gov ernment. Major Gustavo Jiminez, minister of government, received foreign cor respondents at midnight and told them censorship had been abolished in view of the “entirely normal situ ation.” Rugs Worth 52,000 Stolen Bu United PTess BLOOMINGTON. Ind.. Aug. 29- Thieves stole sixteen oriental rugs, valued at $2,000, from a department store early today. Only the most valuable of small rugs were taken. Entrance was made through a scuttle hole in the roof. .. HOME Outside Marlon County 3 Ce*t TWO CENTS to identify the slayer when he is caught. Incensed at the revolting crime, city councilmen today met in special session to vote a $2,000 reward to the captor of the fiend responsible for the atrocity. . St. Joseph county commissioners, also in special meeting, offered SSOO to the offer, and the South Bend New's-Times raised the reward SIOO. Announcing the large reward, councilmen stated that if the state board of accounts objected to the amount they would pay it from their own pockets. The board of accounts never has curbed such an offer. By statute a city board of safety may offer $250 for the capture of a murderer. “This crime is so revolting that scarcely any amount would be too high. This affair is a public calam ity,” William R. Hinkle said, fol lowing the meeting. Abandon Auto Kidnap Theory Police early today discarded the theory that the fiend lured Mar vine into his automobile with candy Wednesday night, held her thirty hours and then attacked and killed her. They searched railway yards and hideouts of gangs near the Appel home, which is only a few blocks distant from Grand Trunk railroad yards. One suspect was arrested, ques tioned, shown the body of the girl, and then released, after he main tained his innocence and offered an alibi. The girl’s mother, Mrs. Eula Ap pel, , a divorcee who worked in a local automobile factory to provide for Marvine and two sons, was pros trated today when her daughter's fate was revealed to her. Mother Finds Child Gone The father. Andy Appel, said to be a cemetery attendant in Chat tanooga, Tenn., has not been lo cated. Reconstructing the crime, police said they believed the abductor was inspired by a similar kidnaping in Valparaiso last week. When the mother returned home from work late Wednesday. Mar- 1 vine was gone. With the two sons, one 14 and one 11, she prepared dinner. At 10 p. nv, when Marvine still was missing, she notified police. Twenty-four hours later, when the body was found by Mrs. Richard Buschatz, whose home is next to the vacant lot, not far from the Appel residence, every policeman in the city had joined the hunt. The body, with a deep gash on the head, and picture wire twisted around the throat, was wrapped in a shawl. Her clothing was torn, indicating she had struggled against her assailant. Feeling Runs High Police search for the fiend this morning was augmented by scores of volunteers and authorities from surrounding towns. A coroner said the little girl was dekd less than an hour when the body was found. Authorities tried to dissuade vol- v unteer searchers in the vicinity of the Appel home, for fear they might harm some innocent person. Sentiment in South Bend ran so high against the slayer that rolice doubted whether they would be able to save him from a mob if he were captured. The pretty, brown-eyed murdered child, “sweetheart” of the neigh borhood, u/as a third-grade pupil at Franklin school. ARGENTINA PRESIDENT UNDER HEAVY GUARD Nation Waits Explanation; Troops Uprising Plot Hinted. Bu United Press BUENOS AIRES, Aug. 29.—Ma chine gun detachments* and police guards placed around public build ings Thursday remained at their posts today, while the country awaited an explanation of a sudden and mysterious move to protect President Hipolito Irigoyen and the members of his government. It is understood three scout ships have been ordered to proceed to Buenos Aires from Santiago, and Rio De Janeiro. There was widespread belief that the precautions were caused by a report of a subversive movement in the army training camp at Campo De Mayo. ILLINOIS EDITOR DEAD James Russel Cowley , G. O. P. Leader, Passes Away. Bu United Press FREEPORT, 111., Aug. 29 —James Russell Cowley, editor of the Free port Journal Standard for many years and long prominent as a lead er of the Republican party in north ern Illinois, died today in his sixty eighth year. He had been ill for several months. Jobless Man Kills Self Bu United Press . DECATUR, Ind., Aug. 29. Despondent over unemployment, Edward Beery, 49, shot himself fatdlly at his home today. A shot gun was found beside the body. An entire charge riddled his head.