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CO S. Weather Bureau Forecast.) W Snow tonight and tomorrow; not so f ^ ^ cold, with lowest temperature about 22 M degrees tonight; colder by tomorrow night. I ' * V ■ H Temperatures—Highest, 23, at 3.45 p.m. ^k H ■ ■ yesterday; lowest, 15, at 3 a.m. today. J I ■ Full report on page A-9. VmmT ^k H m . si v i u i . d 1? >. > ^P • , Yesterday’s Circulation, 136,963 Closing New York Markets, rage 1J ^ _ Some Returns Not Yet Received, ~ Xo. 33,510. ^onsteromce. wa"hiS,g?onmDUS WASHINGTON, D. C., WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 29, 1936—THIRTY-TWO PAGES. ** <*> M..n. A...ei.t.d Pre... TWO CENTS. -— , . --- -- • 1 '»■ ■ .-•*- * . 1 ... • . BOLTER PLATFORM DEMANDSNOMINEE ON 7 PRINCIPLES “Jeffersonians” Assail Rec ord of Roosevelt in Open ing Georgia Rally. “CANDIDATE OF TRUTH” URGED IN RESOLUTIONS 3,000 Hear Talmadge Hit New Deal Farm Program, Charge ' Communistic Regime. BV G. GOULD LINCOLN, Staff Correspondent of The Star. MACON, Ga„ January 29—The ••Jeffersonsian Democrats,” meeting in convention here today, had submitted for their adoption a platform calling for the nomination of a Democratic candidate for President “who will put Into practical execution the provisions Cf the Democratic 1932 platform.” The platform, which undoubtedly Will be adopted, attacked the admin istration of President Roosevelt and the New Deal. It said: “We invite every patriotic American to join our ranks and aid us in bust ing this Government from the con trol of Socialists and Communists. “We accept, word for word, line for line, the unfulfilled parts of the na rinnol T'lfrninrrntir' nlat.form adODted in Chicago in 1932. "We recommend that a candidate of truth and character De nominated and elected who will put into practical exe cution the provisions of that great document.” Candidacies Out. The leaders of the convention de termined there should be no atempt to indorse any candidate for the Demo cratic presidential nomination. This excludes Gov. Eugene Tal madge of Georgia from such indorse ment at this time. The members of the committee of Southern Democrats to uphold the Constitution, which with Gov. Tal madge irsued the call for the Macon convention deemed it unwise to in dorse candidates. -Tuere had been talk of going on record for Talmadge, fiery opponent of President Roosevelt's renomination and re-election. The revolt against President Roose velt and his New Deal flared up hotly in the heart of the South today. Speaker after speaker, includingj Gov. Talmadge and John Henry’ Kirby i of Texas, head of the Committee of I Southern Democrats to Uphold the Constitution, denounced in bitter terms the President’s “failure” - to carry out the platform of the Chi cago Convention in 1932. To Support “Faithful.” In their platform the Jeffersonian Democrats asserted: “We here and now declare that our support will be given only to such candidates as have kept that great faith, 'The Constitution of the United States.’ We do not regard the occu pant of the White House as a Demo crat.” The platform was interpreted to mean that the Jeffersonian Democrats would go home and work for the se lection of delegates to the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, opposed to the renomination of Presi dent Roosevelt. The convention got under way at 1 1 • n m holf on hnnr lo to Three thousand persons were in at tendance, including the delegates. There was circulated in the conven tion copies of the Georgia Woman’s World, published in Atlanta, attacking President and Mrs. Roosevelt for their entertainment of colored persons at the White House. Officials Deny Part. Officials of the convention denied that the convention had anything to do with the distribution in preparation of the paper. An alleged photograph of Mrs. Roosevelt being escorted to her car by Eogar C. Brown, colored, after a visit to address the Faculty Womens Club of Howard University. The article in the paper said that Andrew Jackson "did not appoint a Negro assistant Attorney General of the United States, did not have a Negro confidential clerk in the White House, did not have Negroes attend White House dinners, banquets and lunch eons; did not have Negroes sleeping in the White House beds.” It continued that President Roosevelt had done all these things. It said that Roosevelt had appointed more Negroes than any Republican President this country has ever had. E. W. Porter of Kentucky, secretary to former Gov. Ruby Laffoon, assailed the New Deal. “I get so burnt up on this thing,” he said, "I don’t need any microphone to speak to you.” The address of Gov. Talmadge was broadcast to the country over the network of the Columbia Broadcasting Kirby was presented as the perma nent chairman of the convention and launched into his address attacking Roosevelt. When he mentioned “Roosevelt’s (See RALLYTPage <T) POLICE HEADS ENJOINED ON NEWS INTERFERENCE Miami Paper Wins Temporary Injunction to Protect Re porters, Cameramen. Br the Associated Press. MIAMI. Fla, January 29.—A tem porary injunction restraining the city manager and police officials from “In terfering” with reporters and photog raphers of the Miami Tribune was in effect here today. The order was Issued by Circuit Judge W W Trammell on application of the Beach Publishing Co, pub lisher of the Tribune. It was claimed police and detectives interfered with newsgatherlng and had illegally de stroyed photographic equipment. L. L. Lee. city manager; A. J. Kava naugh, safety director; W. J. Mc Carthy, chief of police, and L. O. Scarboro. chief of detectives, were foamed in the order. Smith Scorns Joe Robinson, Challenges Roosevelt to Reply -i_ ‘Poor Joe 9 Says ‘Happy Warrior,9 Intimating Talk Was ‘Canned.9 —.. * By the Associated Press. NEW YORK, January 29 —Alfred E. Smith declared today "there Is only one man who should try to answer” his American Liberty League address— an open challenge to President Roose velt issued after Senator Joseph T. Robinson’s reply to the Liberty League address. The former Governor, bitter critic 61 the New Deal, defended his course of action before the Liberty League praised the group of anti-New Deal Democrats who have "put country above party” and delivered sarcastic comment on Senator Robinson's ad dress last night. The 1928 Democratic presidential nominee said he would make no spe cific reply to Robinson's address— which accused Smith of an about-face in politic views and beliefs. His statement follows: "Poor Joe—I am sorry for him. They put him on a tough spot. He did the best he knew how, but it was The Campaign Gov. Alfred M. Landon, the “Kansas Coolidge,” boomed in some quarters as the Republican nominee for 1936, speaks to night over a Nation-wide radio hook-up. He will be heard locally through Station WRC at 10 o’clock, Washington time. Full reports on last night's speeches by Senator Borah, in Brooklyn, and Senator Robinson, in Washington, with full text of the latter’s reply to Alfred E. Smith appear on pagesA-10, A-ll, no answer. As I said in my speech at the Liberty League dinner, there is only one man who should try to answer me. "No, I won’t make any reply to what Senator Robinson said, but I will say a few words about by old friend Joe. I was an Unhappy War rior to hear him read off his speech, over which he stumbled so that I felt sure it was canned and did not come from the heart of the Joe Rob inson that I have known. “Its purpose was to becloud the is (See SMITH, Page 10.) Distribution May Continue Into August—General Relief Ban Shunned. BACKGROUND— Action of Senate on Monday in overriding presidential veto of bill to pay off adjusted compensation certificates of World War veterans in baby bonds cashable after June 15, settled issue which has been wild elephant of American politics since early 1920s. Certificates dated to mature in 1945, were au thorized in 1924 over veto of Presi dent Coolidge. Since then Hoover and Roosevelt have opposed devia tion from 1924 plan, but political pressure of organized veterans' groups has been too strong. Cost of pending plan is esti mated at $2,491,000,000. By the Associated Press. The word went out today that many veterans may have to wait until Mid summer to receive the "demand note” bonds with which Congress decided to pay the bonus. So gigantic is the task of distribu tion. President Roosevelt disclosed at a press conference yesterday, that the first bonds may not go out much be fore July 1. although Congress made them cashable on June 15. The Pres ident estimated the distribution would be completed some six or eight weeks later. The President said tjje question of whether new taxes are necessary to meet the obligation is being studied. He indicated a final decision would not be made for some time. Administration officials said today that payment of the bonus was ex pected to remove many veterans from the needy class and thereby reduce the cost of next year’s-relief program. Job Eligibility Removed. They said no blanket order will be issued cutting bonus recipients off the work relief rolls, but those whose needs are provided for by the baby bonds will no longer be eligible for relief jobs. Estimates of the savings in relief costs have not been made. Some offi cials said they would be material; oth ers forecast they would not amount to much. A formal statement of administra tion policy toward bonus recipients on work relief was being formulated by Harry L. Hopkins, works progress ad ministrator. Pending this, other offi cials did not want to be quoted, but they said the general policy was de termined before the bonus payment bill was passed. Under this policy work relief will be extended, as in the past, to those without other resources and in need. If a veteran is still in that class, after pavment of the bonus, he will continue to get help. If not, he won’t. Debts May Make Difference. As one official described the situa tion, a veteran might get $1,000 on his bonus certificate, use it to pay urgent debts and still be in dire need. Another veteran, who had managed to keep his head above water by working on relief, would be able to iSee BONUS, Page 2.) ENGLAND CHARTS VAST ARMS PLAN King Sees Foreign Envoys, While Cabinet Studies Defense Expansion. By the Associated Press. LONDON, January 29—Britain's new monarch, King Edward, gave his attention to European relations today as the British cabinet met to j debate expansion of home defenses. The new King conferred separately I with Prince Ernst von Starhemberg. 1 anti-Nazi and pro-Italian vice chan celler of Austria, and Baron Konstan tin von Neurath, foreign minister of Nazi Germany. Official information from the Buck ingham Palace conferences was lack- ; ing, but observers, viewing the Eu ropean peace situation, were aware of Edward's apparent determination to j follow his father’s policy of strength- ! ening International relations. King Receives Eden, j The King arose early to receive j British Foreign Secretary Anthony j Eden before his foreign callers. Eden went from the palace to a cabinet session lasting nearly two hours, at which debate centered around budget estimates for expansion of defenses. The ministers adjourned without announcement of the result. Informed quarters predicted the i flotation of a huge defense loan, pos- j sibly as high as £200.000.000 ($1,000.- ’ 000,000) to increase and recondition the nation’s arn^d forces. Budget estimates are to be laid before Parlia ment next Tuesday. Foreign Secretary Eden has been busy since Monday conferring with I kings and foreign ministers in London | for the funeral of the late King : George V. Calls on King Boris. The foreign office announced Eden called on Ifing Boris of Bulgaria and is dining with King Carol of Rumania tonight. Yesterday he saw Pierre Etienne Flandin, French foreign min ister, and Paul Van Zeeland, Belgian foreign minister. Reports from Paris that Eden and Flandin had discussed French fears that Reichsfuehrer Hitler was plan ning an early coup in the demilitarized Rhineland were not denied in authori tative quarters. Litvinoff Sees King. King Edward received Maxim Lit vinoff, Soviet Russia's foreign com missar. The nature of their conver sation was not disclosed. Among the first tasks confronting Eden were: 1. Consideration of Italy's recent complaint against Che mutual support agreement, drawn up by Britain. France. Greece, Turkey and Yugo slavia, to meet any unprovoked Italian attack in the Mediterranean over ap plication of sanctions. 2. Guiding of Britain's conduct in consideration of the proposed extension of League of Nations war penalties against Italy to include an oii em bargo—a question to be studied by governmental experts at Geneva from the viewpoint of possible enforcement. 3. An attempt to clear up Anglo Egyptian relations in view of the cabinet crisis in the former British protectorate, now a nominally inde pendent kingdom: persistent demon strations and Nationalist agitation for increased independence. 70,000 Hurt at King’s Funeral, Police Reveal in Calling Parley Rv thp Assftp.ift.tpri Prp.ss. i LONDON, January 29.—Police Com missioner Sir Philip Game called a conference of chiefs of Scotland Yard today after arrangements broke down in the handling of the vast crowds at yesterday’s funeral for the late King George V. Estimates that 1,500,000 persons would line the funeral procession route from Westminster Hall, where the dead sovereign lay in state, to Paddington Station, where the body was placed on a train for Windsor, were exceeded by at least 500,000 re sulting in scenes of tumult at some points. Never before had so many casu alties occurred during a procession through this capital, 10,000 persons having received ambulance treatment. Hundreds of persons today bore bruises after police and cavalry were forced to drive lanes through the throngs in an attempt to clear the processional route. The pressure of the? crowds was so great that in several places troops were unable to present arms in salute as the procession passed. The British press recalled that 35,000 troops lined the streets for the funeral of King Edward VII, in 1910, and pointed out that only one-t^Frd to maintain order. “The arrangements made over the greater part of the route were utterly inadequate, and the margin of safety left, dangerously narrow,” criticized the News Chronicle. "This is not a time for harsh Judg ment. But yesterday’s scenes have their lesson, which should not be for gotten, for the cost of another failure may be serious.” No official explanation was immedi ately forthcoming as to why the pro cession was a half hour late and failed to reach St. George’s Chapel at Windsor, just west of London, be fore the two-minute period of silence began. Newspapers expressed an opinion that the great crowd probably caused some delay and that the many elderly statesmen, wearing heavy, rain soaked uniforms, contributed to the slowing of the progress over the long, tiring route. The eight days of solemn cere monial since the death of the 70 year-old King George the night of January 20 at Sandringham ended with the lowering of his coffin into the Windsor tomb and the return of King Edward Vin, Queen Mary and others of the royal family London. MINERS APPROVE CURB ON COURT TO GUARD NEW LAWS 1,700 Delegates Cheer Guf fey’s Pledge of Fight to Finish. UNION REAFFIRMS 30-HOUR-WEEK STAND Author of Coal Stabilizing Legis lation Predicts Another Bill if Present One Is Upset. BY J. A. FOX. The United Mine Workers of Amer ica today voted to support legislation to curb the power of the Supreme Court and then heard Senator Guffey. Democrat, of Pennsylvania, author of the bituminous coal stabilization act. which bears his name, promise to press for another law if this one is invali dated by the court. Guffey, an ardent worker in behalf of the miners, was wildly applauded by the J.700 delegates in Constitution Hall, and a demonstration likewise was accorded Representative Snyder, also a Pennsylvania Democrat, who pushed the coal bill through the House. Guffey told the miners a "minority” of our operators are now fighting the coal art in the courts, and that while he could not forecast the decision of the Supreme Court in this litigation, he hopes and believes it will be favor able. Pledges Fight to Finish. "If anything needs tegulation on a Nation-wide basis, the bituminous coal industry Is an example," he as serted. "Should the Supreme Court declare this act unconstitutional, I promise you. so far as I am concerned, that the battle will continue." He explained that new legislation would be introduced, adding, as cheers broke into his speech, "I am in this fight to the finish." Guffey said that he was reared in a mine region, and it was to cure the “deplorable conditions" he knew ex isted in this industry that he started working on coal legislation. Outlining the passage of the meas ure throiph Congress, he was cheered when he spoke of the support of Pres ident Roosevelt, who had told Con gress to put through this legislation despite any fears that might be felt as to its constitutionality. In voicing support for legislation designed to restrict the powers of the Supreme Court, the convention adopt ed a committee report based on a rec ommendation from its national offi cers. Need of Curb Cited. "The all-powerful position which the Supreme Court judges occupy in matters affecting the welfare of the people, and this august tribunal's re cent decision coon questions affect ing the power .-f Congress to alle viate distress emphasizes the need of legislation which will enhance the opportunity of the people to secure legislation of a beneficial nature with out fear of constitutional inhibition on the part of the Federal courts," the committee report said. The convention also reaffirmed the attitude of the miners in favor of a 6-hour day and a 30-hour week in this industry, and also in industry as a whole. Concurrently, the support of the International Union was pledged to the anthracite miners, who will seek to have this hour schedule embodied in their new con tract for which negotiations will begin with the operators in New York the middle of next month. The anthra cite scale is on an eight-hour six-day basis now and expires on March 31 after being in existence for five years. Six-Hour Day to Be Pressed. The action of the convention on the anthracite issue means that the six-hour day will be asked by the bituminous workers, who are now on a seven-hour day an ' whose contract has until March 31, 1937, to run. The convention voted also to support the officers in their campaign for lib eralization of the social security legis lation. Thomas L. Kennedy, secre tary-treasurer of the mine workers, who also is Lieutenant Governor of Pennsylvania, explained that while of ficials of the union feel that the vari ous social security enactments consti tute a step in the right direction, they should be liberalized and the “cost should be borne by those best able to meet the cost.” In voting on recommendations made in the report of the officers, the con vention obviated a need for action on many of the hundreds of resolutions brought in by constituent lodges (See MINERS, Page 6.) MRS. LANDON ILL. Wife of Kansas Governor Cancels Women’s Club Talk. TOPEKA, January 29 Mrs. Alf M. Landon, wife of the Kansas gov ernor, today canceled an address of welcome she was to make before the Women’s Kansas Day Club because of a cold. The family physician advised her to remain at home today. She planned, l~ nif An/) I Ua IPanaAA /Inn dinner-rally tonight, at which Gov. Landon will speak. Readers’ Guide Pages. Amusements. B-16 Comics-- B-ll Cross-word Puzzle-B-ll Editorials-A-8 Finance -A-13-14-15 Lost and Found.A-9 Radio . B-12 Serial Story---B-5 Short Story-A-12 Society .-...B-2 Sports..—B-8-9 Washington Wayside.A-7 Women’s Features ..^..B-IO fTm. (STRONGER \ \ ALREADY J STRANGE-i NO YlTAMtNS V^JN^T! V "X iF®l0£a'\ sst&i SLAYING TOLD JURY Doctor Testifies Each of 56 Razor Wounds Went to Bone. BACKGROUND— Bobby Franks, schoolboy son of prominent Chicago jamily, disap peared in May 1924. Within few days his mutilated body was found in roadside culvert. Subsequent discovery of pair of horn-rimmed glasses near scene led to implica tion of Richard Loeb and Nathan Leopold, brilliant sons of wealthy families. Prominence of principals and cold-bloodedness of crime made it sensation. On June 6 both youths were indicted; Loeb subsequently admitted being actual killer. Both finally pleaded guilty and were sentenced to life imprisonment. In prison both l\ave continued schol arly habAs of former life, BULLETIN. JOLIET, 111., January 29 <A>).— A coroner's jury sifting Richard i-jucu d aja^uig ui omicvuic r^ciiiwrii tiary yesterday returned a verdict today accusing James Day. 23-year old fellow convict, of "homicide." By the Associated Press. JOLIET. 111.. January 29—A cor oner's jury today heard the sordid story of how Richard Loeb. partner ir the "thrill murder" of Bobby Franks in 1924, was slashed to death in a penitentiary*'bath room yesterday. The fellow convict who killed Loeb— 23-year-old James Day, Chicago smoked nervously as a mental expert confirmed, in part, the killer's story that "advances" by Loeb brought th< infuriated attack. "Day is sane, but emotionally un stable.” said Dr. John A. Larson, prisor psychiatrist. "He has been apprehensive for sev eral weeks.” New Mystery Revealed. While digging into prison secrets for a motive the inquest turned up a new mystery. Warden Joseph E Ragen testified the razor which killed Loeb was not stolen from a cell house barber shop, as was first believed. Day's shocking story of the fatal battle, shortly after noon yesterday— a story which brought a State and county inquiry into prison condi tions — was repeated by Edward Powers, chief investigator for the Will County State's attorney. "Day told me he met Loeb in the shower room," Powers related. Day repulsed Loeb, who then came up with a razor. Day kicked Loeb. They fought for several minutes, according to Powers. "Day claims the razor changed hands several times in the scuffle— at least three times,” Powers added. Charged With Murder. Day's story that Loeb was the asail ant was doubted by some of the in vestigators and today he was formally /»horor#»H wit.h miirHpr Hacparri hi.« nerves jumpy. Day was segregated from the other prisoners until he was led before the coroner's jury. From Dr. Larson, the jury heard that the young killer, apparently hys terical, was screaming "Give me air— (See LOEB, Page 2.) 55 INJURED IN RIOT AT COLLEGE IN CAIRO Renewed Disturbances Follow Fu neral of Victim in Recent Demonstrations. By the Associated Press. CAIRO, January 29.—More than 50 students and five policemen were in jured today during a short-lived riot at Sheiks College, where police, be labored with rocks, flr$l on the stu dents. Most of the injuries were minor, and none of the students or police required hospital treatment. Earlier police fired on rioting stu dents in the Kasr-el-aini district, in the southwest section, reportedly wounding one in the latest outbreak of Egyptian demonstrations. Several police were injured by stones. The renewed disturbances fol lowed the funderal yesterday of one of three persons who died from wounds received in the recent dem onstrations. The Egyptian Uni vers to was closed indefinitely. W Marine Band Scored by Snell For Defense Parley Walk-Out * Denounces Failure to Play in Bitter Speech in House—Cancellation of 3 Officers' Talks O. KSil by Sivanson. The Marine Band's walkout on the Eleventh Women's Patriotic Confer ence for National Defense was assailed today by Representative Snell, the Republican leader, as “smacking of something un-American.” He spoke on the House floor only a few minutes after Secretary Swan son, at a press conference, gave his full approval to the action of two naval and one Marine officer in can celing scheduled speeches before the conference which has been in session at the Mayflower Hotel. The only reason the band left the meeting last night. Snell said, was because “these women had the temer ity" to listen to an outstanding ad dress on the Constitution by Bain bridge Colby, wartime Secretary of State. “Is this a forerunner of what Mr Farley has said would be the dirtiest ! campaign in history?” Sncil stormed. I "It certainly looks like it. “I wonder if the time has come when free speech, freedom of the press and freedom of assemblage is going ; to be suppressed. To me. this smacks of something un-American The whole procedure was foreign to the Ameri can people and was not in accord with American ideals.” Jumping to his feet, Chairman : O'Connoi of the Rules Committee ; asked Snell whether he remembered a "free assemblage of veterans on Penn sylvania avenue, which Mr. Hooter ran out of town.” "I’ll discuss that. too. if the gen tleman likes.” Snell roared back. "But are you going to stack your admims | tion against those kinds of meetings?” Snell said he was astounded and 1 chagrined to read of the Marine | <See DEFENSE, Page 3.) Big Ears, Long A rm Of Law Land Man In Jail for Speed “Put One Over” on Judge. He Says—Gets 13 Days to Repent. The law has a long arm and a big ear. too. George D. Amos, fined on a speeding charge in Traffic Court yes terday. discovered today. Amos asked for time in which to ' pay the $13 fine and Judge Schuldt gave him until 4 p.m. Amos, accord ing to Officer W. B. Hopkins, left the court room and joined friends in the hall with the remark: "I put one over on them that time, i I got the money right here in my | pocket to pay the fine.'' Amos gave ■& District address and ! officers went there last night in an1 effort to find him after he failed to return at 4 o'clock. Hopkins learned the man lived in Maryland and that he drove into the District over a given route each morning. As Amos reached i the District line at 6 o'clock this ] morning he was met by a cheery "Good morning, Amos." Hopkins brought the man into court this morning and told how Amos had boasted that he “put one over" on the judge. The $13 fine for speeding 38 miles an hour on Rhode Island ave nue Monday was turned into a 13-day jail sentence and Amos was led silently away to a cell. -•-* $1,000 CLAIM UPHELD LANSING, Mich., January 29 iff).— : The Governor’s office conceded today that the "woman in red” has a valid claim for $1,000 against the State of Michigan for pointing out John Dil- ; linger to Federal agents. ' NAVAL CONFEREES RESUME SESSIONS Work Halted by Mourning fol iate King George—Accord Drafted. By the Associated Press. LONDON. January 29—The inter national Naval Conference seeking a substitute for the expiring Washing ton and London naval limitations treaties, resumed its sessions today after an interval of mourning for the late King George V. A technical subcommittee completed the draft of an agreement for mutual exchange of information and build ing programs among the four nations —Britain, the United States, France and Italy—remaining after Japan's withdrawal. The plan was to be submitted to the full conference late today. Japan established contact with other conferees today for the first time since its delegation left the original five-power conference January 15. Charge d'Affaires Fujii and Naval Attache Fujita attended the full con ference meeting during the afternoon. ----• FOUR REPORTED DEAD IN SCHOOL BUS UPSET Driver and Three Children Vic tims of Oklahoma Accident, Laid to Icy Highway. By the Associated Press. COALGATE. Okla., January 29—A driver and three children were re ported killed early today when a school bus skidded and overturned on an icy highway near Tupelo. Reported dead were Ray Haber, the driver: Elsie Haber, a schoolgirl: Willie Heck, a schoolboy, and a third child whose name was not learned imme diately. Company Files Suit to Cancel Sutton’s $10,000 Life Policy Suit to cancel a $10,000 insurance policy on the life of Albert Stavely Sutton, gambler, who is one of the four defendants awaiting trial for the mistaken identity murder of Allen B. Wilson, newspaper rout agent, was brought in District Supreme Court today. The Sun Life Assurance Co. of Canada, told the court Sutton ob tained the policy under the misrepre sentation that he was a "salesman and collector.” At the time, August, 1934, he was a professional gambler and was engaged in "other unlawful enterprises," the company stated through its attorneys, J. Barrett Car ter and George C. Warner, jr. Sut ton’s wife, Mrs. Nan Rawls Sutton, 2902 Porter street, was beneficiary under the policy, which contained a "double indemnity accident benefit clause.” The company offered to return to Button all premiums he has paid, to gether with interest on the premiums, amounting to *457.44. This offer was made to Sutton and his wife before the suit was filed, hut they refused to-accept it, the suit said. " ! Asserting Sutton nas a ponce record which began in his early manhood, tr.e i company asserted he fraudulently 1 withheld that fact from its agents in his written application for the poliev. Sutton went on parole when the policy, was issued. The parole later was revoked because of Sutton’s al leged gambling activities, and he was returned to prison to complete serving a 15-year robbery sentence. Sutton, who had been identified with Edward V. Killeen, shot to death recently by a woman, was indicted with John “Slim” Dunn, William Cleary, and Ernest Myers for the Wilson murder by the Montgomery County grand jury. The Indictment charged they killed the newspaper agent when they mis took him for Mickey McDonald, a local gambler. Wilson was shot in front of McDonald's home In Takoma Park, Md. Two other men alleged to have participated in the murder—Tony (The Stinger) Cugino and Claude Bailey—are dead. Cugino killed him self, while Bailey was shot to death during an attempt to escape from the Lorton reformatory. NEW FARIA PLAN IS Ol’D BY SENATE Approval Given Proposal to Subsidize Soil Con servation. SOME ARE SKEPTICAL OF CONSTITUTIONALITY Meeting Likely Tomorrow to Dis cuss Senator Thomas' “Cheap Money” Proposal. BACKGROUND— Overthrow of New Deal farm program of crop control and cash benefits to farmers has been fol lowed by lack of agreement be tween friends of agriculture in and out of Congress. Administration support is be ing accorded, rather uncertainly, to plan for subsidies under soil con servation laws. Constitutional doubts exist. Others advocate ex port debenture program or price raising by inflation. By the Associated Press. Burdened with constitutional doubts and threatened with inflationary at tacks, the revised administration sofl conservation subsidy plan for replac ing the A. A. A was ordered reported to the Senate today by its Agriculturo Committee. The vote was 15 to 2 Chairman Smith expressed “grave doubt’’ as to/ the measure’s constitu tionality and said he and several others of the 15 on the affirmative side voted merely to “report’’ it instead of “fa vorably" reporting it. He and Senator Bankhead. Demo crat, of Alabama, who introduced the bill, declared, however, that a ma jority of those voting wanted a "fa vorable" report. Senators McNary of Oregon, the Re publican leader, and Norbeck, Repub lican, of South Dakota voted against the bill, which goes to the floor with out material change. To Discuss “Cheap Money.” Smith said the committee w'ould meet tomorrow to decide whether to include in the report, but not in the bill, an argument by Senator Thomas, Democrat, of Oklahoma for more and cheaper money to keep up farm prices. Smith, an advocate of inflation, said: “I rather think this will be included in the report." Thomas and Louis B Ward, mone tary consultant to Rev. Father Charles E. Coughlin, urged the committee in secret session to incorporate the quan titative money theory in the report to the Senate. Although Secretary W'allace and Solicitor General Stanley Reed had expressed opinions the bill is constitu tional. several committee members still consider it outside the bounds of the Supreme Court decision invalidating A. A. A. Dfsisiifri as Slon-f»an The bill vests broad powers In the Secretary of Agriculture to make grants to farmers for economic use of their lands. It is a temporary, two year measure designed to serve as a stop-gap until a permanent program is enacted based on Federal grants to States. Today's action was attributed by some Senators to demands from the farm belt for a speedy vote. On the House side, the Agriculture Committee was in recess until the latter part of the week. Chairman Jones emphasized that "we are work l ing." Jones to Address Farmers. Jones leaves today to address the Illinois Farm Bureau Federation at Decatur tomorrow night, but expected to be back in time for a Friday com mittee meeting if developments war ranted. Chester Davis. A. A. A. ad ministrator, will go to Illinois with Jones. “We will have a meeting the latter part of the week." Jones said. A statement yesterday by Chairman Smith indicated Solicitor General Reed had failed to convince all com mittee members that the replacement plan involving an amendment to the soil conservation act would meet con stitutional requirements. “Several members." said Smith, "do not believe the present draft of the bill escapes the Supreme Court de cision in the A. A. A. case." Wallace Takes Crack at Court. Reed said it would. Secretary Wal lace said he believed the majority of the committee was convinced the bill is constitutional, “but constitu tionality means one thing—passing the Supreme Court another." Coincidentally. Wallace described the court's decision in refunding $200. 000,000 to processors as “probably the greatest legalized steal in history." President Roosevelt yesterday in formed his press conference that whether new taxation shall be sought to finance a new farm-aid plan is still under study, with no prospect of an immediate decision. Last week. Attorney General Cummings said newr tax legislation was "in process" of formation by the Treasury and Justice Departments. -• BOY, 5,SAVES BROTHERS KANSAS CITY, January 29 — Five-yea r-old Davy Mollett was a neighborhood hero today. He and his brothers, 4-months-old Johnny and Richard. 3. were alone in the nouse when fire broke out. Davy took Johnny in his arms, grabbed Richard by the hand and made his way through the smoke-filled rooms to the front yard. "Mother told me to take care of my brothers while she was away and I did,” grinned Davy. ■ ■ ■ • ■ ■ ■ County Elects Senator. McCORMICK. S. C„ January 29 UP). —M. Gary Dorn, a lumberman, yes terday was chosen to succeed hi* brother, the late Jennings Dorn, m McCormick County’s Senator, In a special elect^n yesterday.