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35 PLANES HOP AT DETROIT ON U. S. AIR TOUR Crack Pilots Compete for Ford Safety-Speed Trophy. Bn United Press DETROIT, Sept. 11.—An aerial caravan of thirty-five planes rang ing from tiny sport ships to giant transport planes, left the Ford air port today on the sixth national air tour. Eighteen of the planes are com peting for the Edsel B. Ford relia bility trophy, emblematic of safety and speed in commercial aircraft.. The pilot list is studded with names of prominent airmen which includes Captain Fred Hawks, transcontinental record holder; William Brock and George Halde man, trans-Atlantic fliers; E. W. <Popj Cleveland, veteran Cleveland pilot and 18-year-old Eddie Schnei der, junior transcontinental record holder. Hawks is tour referee. Nancy Hopkins, Washington so ciety girl and niece of Lady Nancy Astor, is the only woman contestant, although three other women are ac companying the tour. ' Chicago is the goal of the first leg of the tour with a luncheon stop scheduled at Kalamazoo, Mich. After an overnight stop at the Illi nois metropolis, the tournists will fly through lowa and Wisconsin en tering Canada at Duluth. BOY KILLED UNDER TRAIN IS IDENTIFIED Foster Parents of Youth. Accident . Victim, Recognize Pictures. Mr. and Mrs. John A. Lipscomb, 122 Virginia avenue, late Wednes day identified pictures of a youth who was killed by a train in Spring field, Mo., Sunday, as their adopted son, Charles, 15. The youth disappeared from home duly 29 while the family was living In Bloomington. He was killed when lie fell under a freight train while 'he and three other youths were at tempting to hop the train. The foster parents are the only survivors. U. S. OFFICIAL AT HOME Raymond C. Miller Goes to Vin - cennes After Conference in City. -After conferring with Indianapolis manufacturers on export problems, Itaymond C. Miller, commer.val at tache for the United States depart ment of commerce at Brussels, Bel gium, left Indianapolis late Wednes day for Vincennes, his birthplace, to visit his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Miller, and rejoin his wife, who is visiting them. After attending Notre Dame uni versity for a time. Miller was gi'adu- Rted from Indiana university in 1916. x V \ V \ \ \ U I If ,////// / Nationally Advertised “Earl” Radio! f g ft Isl COMPLETE WITH TUBES— I y Earl Radio JL § nothing else to buy 1 FREE DE^ V s E t R a Y llation j Each and every set carries "■■■ ■■ ■ I must be satisfied. These are • Tremendous Reductions on Kellogg and y strators? ,nPeS a " d demon - Jesse French Radios IJustNote the TERMS! F** I) AT *CLOOiiS LM-KUfc, . $1.50 Sporting Goods Company I— ' 209 W. Washington St. • Charges A Week! OPPOSITE STATEHOUSE LINCOLN 3446 Radio Dial Twisters WFBM (1230) Indianapolis ; *ln r!; a oft trolls Power and Ucht Company) THURSDAY P. M. ! s:3o—Dinner dance with varsity three. ! o:oo—Symphonic Interlude (CBS'. I 6:ls—Democratic countv commission, i 6:2o—Melody Musketeers 'CBSi. 1 s : jo—c O Conn Oovs' band. *:CO—Mardi Gras ‘CBS'. I:3o—White Rove program. B:oo—Romany Patteran (CBSI. 8:30 to 10— Silent 10:00—Paul Tremaine's orchestra (CBS*. 10:30—Nocturne (CBSi. 11:00—Loneine's time, weather. 11:01—The Columnist. 11:15—Atop the Indiana roof. WKBF (1400) Indianapolis ilndlanaooiis Broadcasting. Inc.) THURSDAY P. M. 4:3o—Afternoon announcements. 4:4o—News flashes. s:os—Town topics. 8:00—"The Democrat.” 6:2o—Studio dinner music 6:so—Marmon sales branch. 7:oo—American Girl Shoe orchestra. 7:3O—H. C. Lauter ensemble. 7:45—1,. C. Thiele instrumental trio. B:oo—The Three Nuts-ke-teers. B:ls—Piano novelets. B:3o—Peek's diamond Jubilee. 9:3o—Weekiv song storv. 9:4s—Concert trio. 10:00—Connie’s dreamers. 10:30—The Wa-Da trio. 10:45—Ballad time. 11:00—The Show Boat. 11:30— Harry Bason request program. WLW (700) Cincinnati THURSDAY P M. 4:oo—Anzelus trio. 4:3o—Hall duo. 4:4s—Vocal solos s:oo—Time announcement Twilight organ recital. s:ls—Brooks and Ross. s:2s—Baseball scores. s:29—Time announcement. s:3o—Phi! Cook, the Quaker man (NBC). s:4s—Salt and Peanuts. s:s9—Hygradc announcer; weather. 6:oo—Croslev Theater of the Air. 6:3o—Plymouth contest program. 6:4s—Dog talk. 7:OO—K. O. Riley. 7:ls—Hum and Strum. 7:3o—Maxwell House coffee program (NBC'. B:oo—Variety. B:ls—Salt and Peanuts. B:3o—America's hour. 9:oo—Hollingsworth Hal! 9:3o—Amos 'n' Andv (NBC'. 9:4s—Literary Digest, Floyd Gibbons iNBC t / 10:00—Estate weather man; time an- : nouncement. 10:03—Los Amigos: the Friends. 10:30—Remodeled melodies. ’.l:oo—Castle Farm orchestra. 11:30 —Melville Ray, tenor; Fred Roehr, pianist. 12:00 Midnight—Vincent Lopez and orches tra. A. M. 12:30—Time announcement. DISTANT STATIONS —8 P. M.— NBC System—Fleishman hour. Rudv Vai lee to WEAF. WSM. WGY. WWJ. WHAS. WSB. WSAI. WGN. WHK (1390i. Cleveland—X B. S. A. serv ices. Columbia—Symphony orchestra to WABC. WOWO WCCO. WPG. WBBM. WLS iß7oi. Chicago—Melodies; bookshop. NBC System—B. A. Rolfe’s orchestra to WJZ. KDKA. WHAM. KYW. WJR. —6:15 P. M.— Columbfk—Melodv Musketeers to WAC. WOWO. WFBM. —6:30 P. M.— * Columbia—" Editing the News’’,to WABC. WMAQ. WOWO. WJR (750i. Detroit—Musical program. WLS (870'. Chicago—Musical program. WMAQ (670i. Chicago—Musical program. —6:45 P. M.— KMOX 11090'. St. Louis—Announcer's frolic. Columbia—Mardi Gras to WABC. WHK. WOWO. —7 P. M.— NBC System—Arco birthdav party to WEAF. WGY. WSB. WSM. WWJ. WSAI. KYW. WGN Chicago—Feature: dance or- NBC System—Knox orchestra to WJZ. KDKA. WBZ. WJR. WLS (870). Chicago—Hymn time. —7:30 P. M.— Columbia—Detective Story hour to WABC. WHK. WBBM. WENR (870•. Chicago—Farm program. NBC System—Melody moments to WEAF. WGY. WSAI, WWJ. NBC System—Maxwell melodies to WJZ. WLW. WSM, KYW. WJR. —8 P. M.— Canadian—Musical program to CNRM. CNRL, CNRT. Columbia—Romany Pattern to WABC. WHK. WBBM. WENR (870 t. Chicago—Popular program. NBC Sysiem—RCA hour to WEAF. WGY. ! WW/ WHAS. KYW. | WJR 1750'. Detroit—Warner Brother* pro i gram. NBC Bystem—Opera. "The Serenade.” to I WJZ. KDKA. j WMAQ (670 1. Chicago—Concert orchestra. ! WENR (870). "chica’go—Song- Stories. —8:80 P. M I WENR (870 >. Chicago—Variety musicale. I Columbia—Radio forum to WABC. WPG. WMAQ 1 670). Chicago—Old King Coal. , WGN (720). Chicago—The Girls; tenor. —9 P. M _ ; KTHS (1040), Hot Springs—Arlington or chestra. I Columbia—town’s orchestra to WOWO. , WENR (870 1 . Chicago—Mike and Herman. I WFAA >BOO I Dallas—Frolic. NBC Bystem—U. 6. Navy band to WEAF. i WGN 1 720>. Chicago—Tomorrow's Tribune: Hungry Five. I NBC System—Slumber music to WJZ. | KDKA. WJR. ; NBC System—Conoco Adventures to WDAF. WHAS. WMAQ '67oi. Chicago—Dan and Sylvia. WSM (650 1, Nashville—Warner Brothers program. , —9:15 P. M.— NBC System—Uncle Abe and David to WWJ, WSAX. WENR. WJR (750i. Detroit—Entertainers. Columbia —Hey wood Broun to WABC. WCCO. WIBW. —9:30 P. M.— KDKA (980i. Pittsburgh—Soorts: William Penn orchestra. NBC System—Bilgelow’s orchestra to WEAF. WRC. WWJ. WGN (720 1, Chicago—Dance orchestra: symphony. NBC System—Amos ‘n’ Andy to KYW, WMAQ. WJR. WHAS. WLW. WSUN (620), St. Petersburg—Greetings ta Athens. —9:15 P. M.— KYW (1020). Chicago—Wayne King's or chestra. NBC System—National news events to WENR. WLW. WJR. WDAF (610/, Kansas City—Varied dance music. —lO P. M.— Columbia—Tremaine’s orchestra to WABC. KOIL. WCCO. WENR (870). Chicago—Air vaudeville (two hours t. NBC System—Albin’s orchestra to WEAF. WWJ. NBC System—B. A. Rolfe’s orchestra to WSM. WSB. . WGN 1 720 1 . Chicago—East and Dumke; Donhaue’s orchestra. WJZ (760 1 . New York—Palais d’Or orches tra. WMAQ (670i. Chicago—Dance orchestras (three hours). WTAM < 1070 •. Cleveland—Dance music; midnight melodies. —10:15 P. M.— KYW (1020), Chicago—Stone's orchestra. —10:30 P. M.— Columbia—Organ to WABC. WFBM. KMOX (1090). St. Louis—Novelty orches tra. WJR (750). Detroit—Broadway Collegians. —ll 'p. M KYW (1020). Chicago—Panico's orchestra. KMOX (1090). St. Louis —Revue. WBBM (770). Chicago—Dance music (one houri. WGN (720). Chicago—Donahue’s orchestra. WHK (1390). Cleveland—Dance music. WJR (750). Detroit—Diensberger’s orches tra. —11:15 P. M.— KYW (1020), Chicago—Alberti's orchestra. —11:30 P. M.— WJR (750), Detroit—Bergin's orchestra. —11:15 P. M.— WDAF (610), Kansas City—Nighthawk frolic. KYW (1020), Chicago—Panico's orchestra. —l2 P. M.— KSTP (1460). St. Paul—Midnight Club. AGED LEGISLATOR IS ILL Stcdman, Only Confederate Veteran in Congress, Suffers Stroke. Bn United Press ' WASHINGTON, Sept. 11.—Rep resentative Charles M. Stedman, (Dem., N. C.) only Confederate veteran in congress, is ill at Mount Alto hospital here. The aged legislator, who is in his 90th year, was taken to the hospital Wednesday after a mild stroke of apoplexy. He was said to be resting easily today. State Florists to Meet COLUMBUS, Ind., Sept. 11.—The next monthly meeting of the In- j diana State Florists’ Association will be held here Oct. 7. The pro gram will include a business session, 1 luncheon and automobile tour of the city. THE INDIANAPOLIS' TIMES USELESS STATE BOARDS TARGET Paring of Public Salaries Urged by Attorney. How the state tax rate might be reduced by the legislature abolish ing useless and expensive boards and commissions and reducing sal aries of public officials to the point of their earning capacity in civil life was outlined before the tax sur vey committee conference at the close of the session Wednesday. The idea was advanced by O. L. Brown, Terre Haute attorney, or ganizer of the Non-partisan Tax Reform Association. He declared, following the conference, that his association plans to have bills in troduced at the 1931 legislative ses sion carrying out these 'ideas. Brown launched a vitrolic attack on the state tax commission, which promptly was defended by Harry Miesse, secretary of the Indiana Taxpayers’ Association. Day Programs WFBM (1230) Indianapolis Undianaoolis Power *ni Light Company) FRIDAY 7:oo—Pep Unlimited Club. 9:o—Record program. 9:ls—Crisco program (CBS). 9:4s—Debutanes’ trio. 10:00—Aunt Sammy. 10:30—Bond Bakers. 11:00—Town Crier. 11:15 to 12:00—Silent. 12:00 Noon—Farm community network (CBSi. I:oo—Jim and Waif. I:3o—For your information (CBSi. 2:oo—Light opera gems (CBS'. 2:3o—Salon group. 3:00 to s:3o—Silent. WKBF (1400) Indianapolis ( Indianapolis Broadcasting Inc.) 6:3o—"Wake-Up” band program. £ 45—Church federation morning worship, i :00—The Breakfast Club. i:3o—Coffee Cup program. B:4s—Union Ice and Coal program. B:so—Stewart’s radio program. 9:os—Drink more milk. 9:ls—L. S Ayres downstair's store. 9:2s—Morrison’s style talk. 9:3o—Harry Bason. 9:3s—Hoosier Club coffee. 9:so—Standard Nut margarine. 10:00—Melaum Manufacturing Company. 10:05—Plumbing modernization. 10:15—Circle theater organlog. 10:45—Capitol dairies. 10:50—Indianapolis paint and color. 11:00—Sander and Becker’s decorator. 11:10—Wilson milk talk. 11:15—Angle food message. 11:25—Popular records. 12 Noon—The Pied Piper. P. M. 12:15—Crabbs-Revnolds-Taylor. 12:30—Livestock market. 12:35—Butter and egg market. 12:40—Quick tire service. I:oo—The Marott trio. WLW (700) Cincinnati s:3o—Top o’ the morning. 6:3o—Time announcement: Chrysler an nouncement. 6:32—Morning exercises. 6:45—J011y Bill and Jane (NBC). 7:oo—Time announcement. The Quaker Crackels man (NBC). 7:ls—Chats with Peggy Winthrop (NBC). 7:3o—Devotions. B:oo—Horoscopes. B:ls—Health talk. B:3o—Thoughts for food. B:4s—Our social side. 9:oo—Organ program. 9:30 —Livestock reports. 9:4o—Morning medleys. 10:00—Piano solos. 10:15—Don Becker, 10:30—Salt and peanuts. 10:55—Time signals-. 11:00—Tuxedo fiddlers. 11:15—Organ program. 11:30—Time announcement. Vincent Lopez and orchestra. 11:50—Livestock reports. 12 Noon—National farm and home period (NBC), P. M. 12:30—Acetot program (NBC). 12:45—Organ program. 12:55—Market reports. I:oo—The matinee players, Jane Fioman, soloist. I:3o—Chicago serenade (NBC' 2:oo—Pacific feature hour (NBC). 3:oo—English lessons.- 3:4o—Program chats. Fishing the Air Members of the Federal Crop Reporting Board will summarize the September re port on estimated production of more than forty crops, when they sneak Thursday, in the Department of Agriculture period of the National Farm and Home Hour to be broadcast from WLW and NBC Wash ington and Chicago studios, at 11:15 a. m. Old favorites and reouest hymns will be sung during the Mid-Week Federation Hymn Sing broadcast over WHAS and stations associated with the NBC Thurs day. at 5 p. m. In contrast to the modern fox-trot, blues and jazz syncopation. H. L Field and the Old Fashioned Dance band will offer from memory a gruop of dances of an earlier day during the broadcast over WJZ and NBC network. Thursday at 3:50 P. m. THURSDAY NIGHT’S HIGH SPOTS 6:OO—NBC (WEAF)—Fleishman hour, Vallee’s orchestra. 6:4s—Columbia Mardi Gras to WFBM. 7:OO—NBC (WEAF)—Arco party-re incarnation of "Queen Eliza beth.” 7:3o—Columbia —Detective story hour to WFBM. NBC (WJZi —Maxwell melodies, Willard Robison orchestra. 8:00—NBC (WEAF)—RCA hour, Pol lv Walker, guest artist. Columbia—Romany Patteran, Gypsy music to WFBM 9:OO—NBC (WEAF)—U. S.' Navy band. 9:3o—Columbia—Guv Lombardo’s or chestra to WFBM. , Queen Elizabeth, one of England’s most illustrious sovereigns. will be the reincarnated guest of honor at the Arco Birthday Party which will be broadcast over WSAI and stations associated with the NBC Thursday, at 7 p. m. Three numbers from the "Second Little Show” and another from the “Vanities” are outstanding on the program to be presented by WJZ and the Knox-Dunlap Orchestra, Thursday night at 7:00 p. m. Rubinstein’s “Melody in F” played by Steffy Goldner, harpist, will be a feature of the Jack Frost’s Melody Momehts broadcast over WSAI. WTAM and an NBC network Thursday, at 7:30 p. m. Anew series of "Radio Rallies” pre senting Democratic and Republican cam paign speakers on alternate Thursday eve t nings. will be inaugurated over the Co } lumbia Broadcasting System at 7:30 p. m., ' by Senator Pat Harrison of Mississippi. Three Typical darky melodies, "River Boat Shuffle,” "Mammy’s Little Coal Black Rose,” and "Lazy Levee Loung j ers,” are listed in the program which ! the Maxwell House Ensemble will broad cast by WLW and NBC Thursday night, ■ at 7:30 o’clock. Polly Walker, featured player In many Broadway musical comedies, will be a i guest artist during the RCA hour broad- I cast over WHAS and an NBC network Thursday, at 8 p. m. TAFT AID’S WIDOW DIES ✓ Mrs. Knox Was Wife of One-time Secretary of State. By United Press ATLANTIC CITY, N. J., Sept. 10. —Mrs. Lilly C. Knox, widow of the late Philander C. Knox, secretary ot state in the Taft administration, died today. Legion to Elect Sept. 22 Bj/ Times Special MUNCIE, Ind., Sept. 11—Delaware Post of the American Legion will elect officers for the coming year at its next meeting Sept. 22. Two names have been presented for com mander. those of James Scott and Claud Norton. AMUSEMENTS BIGGEST SHOW IN TOWN Last 3 Days ah Seats Smashing Drama— 25c Thrills—Action— Till l Bousing Romance **’ DOROTHY ySPP® MACKAILL lAgglA' <soubitv EXTRA—On the Stage RICO Vaudeville All Star Headliner Acts Starting SATURDAY Masterful, romantic drama that will startle and excite jon— imp on Rita \ Welman’s Liberty MUTUAL WINE, WOMEN and SONG Snappy Burlesque WITH SNOOKIE Shimmy Girl of the West MOTION PICTURES Last 2 Days The Picture Sensation “BIRTH” A story of a woman’s sorrows and a woman's joys. FIGHT SUPERSTITION ENGLISH HOUSE ADULTS ONLY COLGTiIAL —-STARTING SAT. ™| |S 1% I EFFEMINATE IlfU! , MEN MASCULINE I 1 w ? men 1 oLA An Astounding Story of Unnatural Loves ADULTS I The Only Picture of Its I ADULTS ONLY I Kind in America | ONLY CIVIC THEATER DRIVE SLATED Teams to Begin Campaign for Ticket Sale. Intensive campaign for the sale j of season tickets to the eight plays jon the 1930-1931 program at the Civic theater will be opened Oct. i ' by fifteen teams, drawn from the Actors and Workers Guild, Norman Green, guild president, announced today. The sale of season tickets will supplant the membership drive of former years. Organization of the guild, composed of active members of the Civic theater, was perfected Wednesday night at the theater, 1847 North Alabama street. Mrs. J. A. Goodman is chairman of the general campaign committee: C. C. Robinson, vice-chairman; George M. Bailey, Civic theater president; John I. Kautz, manager and treasurer; j. L. Mueller, in charge of group memberships; Miss Sara Lauter and Mrs. Everett M. Schofield. Kautz reported the organization in good financial condition. Wider activities this winter will include a children's hour schedule, weekly radio programs, and plays for which George Somnes, director, is nego tiating in the east. Opening of the first play is scheduled for Monday night, Oct. 27. S3OO ASKED FOR MULE VALPARAISO, Ind., Sept. 11.—An automobile belonging to the Rock City shows which played at the Porter county fair has been at tached in connection with a suit for S3OO due to death by electrocution of a mule belonging to Wayne Bab cock. The mule was killed when it stepped into a puddle of water charged with a wire used in bring ing current to the shows. Donald Ditsler, riding the animal, escaped injury. HEAR BOND BAKERS’ RADIO ARTISTS play and sing. • STATION WFBM 10:30 A. M. Mondays • Wednesdays • Fridays Dance tonight v, INDIANA ROOF Hurry! Hurry! Last Two Days!| 4# BIG BOY COMMENCING SATURDAY POWERFUL! M the one word to describe this tremendous drama. I’l&Nkv. *"on see a woman of *uon charm live the man ba ioves to destruction. * M Constance Bennett ''f bejantlfnl star of ‘THREE FACES EAST’ Love Was the Prize—Death the Penalty Added Featurettes * HARRY 3. CONLEY & CO. in "SLICK AS EVER’’ LOTTI LODER in "LONELY GIGOLO’* NEWS ODDITIES Where the Big Ones Flay 10 A. M. TO 10 P. M. S'Ue Uffieaiste. i/Stau/i/uU TERMINAL OPPO/ITE TRACTION TERMINAL STARTING TOMORROW li \ \ BUSHING J AMF.RICA’S DANCING DAUGHTER FLAMING WITH MODERN YOUTH Starts Sunday—The Story 15,000,000 People Have Read and Revered HAROLD BELL WRIGHT’S Immortal Masterpiece— "EYES OF THE WORLD” FINAL BEBE TODAY DANIELS . "LAWFUL LARCENY” CASE PRESENTED AGAIN Stair Seeks More "Blue Sky" Evi dence Against Two at South Bend. Ku l imes Special SOUTH BEND. Ind., Sept. 11.— The case of A. B. Shipman and C. B. Brillhart. charged with violating the state securities act, already pending in the St. Joseph county courts, were again taken up by the circuit court grand jury here. Prosecutor Harry S. Taylor direct ed the reopening of the investiga tion', seeking to strengthen the The Claypool Hotel Announces the Reopening of the Sandwich Grill Entrance on Washington Street After extensive alterations, the Claypool Hotel is proud to announce the opening of this new and larger Sand wich Grill. New kitchen equipment, together with new and beautiful furnishings and decorations offer you • immaculate cleanliness. Likewise the artificially cooled air and the swift, silent service insure your comfort while dining in this delightful new grill. For Your Service Open All Hours MOTION PICTURES cUmi OH THt STAe ■M KR/OM AND SCKSEN IN * a. BBUHW'M ON THE STAGE ON THE SCREEN CHARLIE DAVIS Here it is. Folks! That rol- KT„ a"mon lickin’, side-splittin’, rib-tick io lovely Miss Claire— lm’ comedy WOW that Joe L. STAN KAVANAGH Brown told you about! I GEORGE BEATTY “TOP SPEED” is the funniest Olive Fay thing we’ve ever shown in the Sis and Buddy Roberts . Dave Gould Ensemble Indiana. % Indianapolis women are amazed! It’s rocked the town to its very foundation! IMHR OM THE ■HIM T * 3 : I E "laflßfcM He’ll be back tomorrow: This gentleman-genius.. An ex pert at stealing hearts and (told: femMCOLUAH mFFI FTjpl UXXRA! with beautiful f < j pifuCihr K *y Francis TO- tk J Ton a 'o‘f’ , F..n"in See < h under-world kia. ’ LADY, vo u gallant high-hat his mooli ,Lairs. way to love and riches! “GOOD NEWS” with BESSIE LOVE—MARY LAWLOR—STANLEY SMITH it STARTING I/ SATURDAY! I empßEN^^^M l ROBERT MONTGOMERY ELLIOTT NUGENT’-LEILA HYAMS METBOGOLDWYN-MATER TALKING FUTURE .SEPT. 11, 1930 state’s case, if necessary by new indictments. Several persons who art alleged to have purchased unregistered stock were called before tbe Jury. Theater Sued for $5,00# Bu Times Special BRAZIL. Ind., Sept. 11.—Dam ages of $5,000 are asked In a suit filed here by Wayne Shaffer against the Citizens theater. He alleges that as he was descending a stair way from the balcony on Sept. 11, 1928, his head struck a beam, in flicting injuries which he declares are permanent.