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RP Ê as TIN ,0/. to v t9 FEARS ANNIHILATION « BOMBERS avdoN April 8.—The British govern ^ Kikhed a white paper today dis sent Pp eic hsfuehrer Hitler's fear that dof^ioht easily be reduced to a heap 1 ° Prussian air attack. / ibes" fro« 1 a 0 IT „bite paper, outlining Anglo-Ger ■ JÇL th diplomatic discussions for " ^ European peace from June 1934, to curuf ^ s i l0W ed that der fuehrer ex jha-ch', 1 hat ' v j ew to Sir Eric Phipps in P 18 ?- rip- 16 when the British ambassa pressed him to start conversations for Previously the reichsfuehrer had stated T .... ,'; r force limitations must be a ß abeyance because of the Italo-Eth " . «uncertainties. 10 P Phipps, reporting to Sir Samuel Hoare, hn foreign secretary, said Hitler re f efl pd to "Russia's enormous military ^vnoth on land and in the air." 8 fuehrer said, "Berlin might easily • a few hours be reduced to a heap of in - by a Russian air attack before the jL'e or any other body would even have ' to discuss the question or how to se aQj her begun The British ambassador disclosed Hit ler's view of the Franco-soviet "military alliance" as directed against Germany had rendered the air pact out of the question. rORTES OUSTS ZAMORA AS PRESIDENT OF SPAIN MADRID, April 8. —Diego Martinez Barrio, moderate left republican, assumed tbe presidency of Spain today after a dra matic session of the parliament which ousted the present republic's first presi dent, Niceto Alcala Zamora. in several sections fresh outbursts of the political violence which has spread through Spain since the leftist triumph in the February parliamentary elections ac companied the startling change. The government took precautions against any further conflicts. ANOTHER ANCIENT EGYPTIAN TOMB DISCOVERY MADE CAIRO, April 8. —A tomb discovered at Sakkarah is expected to provide invaluable information of the little known first [ Egyptian dynasty 5,300 years ago, it was learned today. The government has taken charge of [Excavation work and refuses information pending further study. it was understood the tomb was that ® ttemaka, a nobleman of a first dynasty Though the tomb proper was found Med, Egyptologists hope it will prove of I tore importance than any unearthed in re cent years, because its hollow superstruc Uif5 on * a * ne 4 42 store chambers of which Ihf 4 ^ een °P ene( E The chambers con I i , » w ine and other materials for I ^aka s use after death. Iw w kich n °w are being trans I include 0 ^ a * r ° museum Trom the tomb I % which an ebony tablet bearing an inscrip experts are to decipher. JJJJMONGOUA AND fPTS RATIFY PACT April 8. —An official an tu from Ulan Bator today said erufopJ Mongolian and soviet gov Wu? y formal shape the tary \ agreement" for mutual mili 1934 ance ex * s fr n £ since Novem krlli t agreement, and Russia's in Man ? ma î nta ihing integrity of the Mon [t*ee n p °. ler ' which threatens war be teor S la and Japan, sponsor and pro Manchukuo, Mongolia's neighbor. ^AGUE may «eke?® 0 ® may iJZ A P r jl 8.—Report that breach , ni n ( e fa the League of Nations' *°iiight on fu aroun d Italy stirred Geneva '"ittee of iQ. eve a session of the com in to consider negotiations for NO DEPRESSION FOR! RULERS OF AMERICA STUDY SHOWS AMHERST, Mass.—There's no longer any doubt who rules ica. Amer In The Rulers of America (In ternätional Publishers, New York v^ity, 8J50), Anna Rochester of the Labor Research Assn, has brilliant ly shown the forces that control Unde Sam's 80,000,000 nephews and the manner in which they go about their systematic work of collecting profits and completing their control. Now, ^he adds: 1. Through an interlocking net work, the House of Morgan con trols more than a sixth of the cor porate wealth of America, includ ing within its sphere of influence some 35 banks and 60 principal corporations, with assets of 30 billion dollars. If one adds in the outer fringes of the Morgan em pire, a financial grip upon 18 bil lion dollars of additional assets is to be noted. 2. The Rockerfeller cabinet takes second place, content with a di rect control over only some 21.5 billion of assets, exclusive of real estate holdings. Were one to link in the outer fringes of the Rocke feller empire, other billions would be added. 3. Considered from the stand point of the 200 largest non-bank ing corporations, the comparative score seems to stand—Morgan con trol, 51 per cent; Rockerfeller con trol, 11 per cent; both important but indecisive, 3 per cent. A con tinuous tug of war is stated to be in effect, both groups struggling for greater power and privilege— but with the Morgan faction re taining the upper hand. 4. Andrew Mellon has come out third best in the fight, although his interests have been rapidly ad vancing in recent years. His di rect sphere of control extends only over some 4 1-4 billion of assets in 35 banks and insurance companies and 40 non-financial corporations. The outer reaches of his empire would include other companies with some 13 billion of assets. 5. In the picture also are other financiers Who, from * the stand point of large corporate control, are not precisely "two-spots" but who at the same time are defi nitely small. In this group are to be found Henry Ford, the duPonts, the Guggenheims, the Vanderbilts, the Weyerhaeusers, the Kuhn Loeb group and others. Inside financial groups, operat ing under a policy of "a commun ity of interest," dominate our bil lion-dollar giants—railways, utili ties, steel companies. 'Control is used for the purpose of extracting profits under various technical forms. In the complexity of the finance capital structure, banks and bankers have richer pickings from the advancing of credit the treating of capital, the promotion of mergers, and the manipulation of protective committees and re organizations than they could gather in merely from the owner ship of stock and bonds." Such an analysis as this should go far to show the speciousness of the argument of the • American Liberty League for the re-estab lishment of free competition. It should also go far to show the impossibility of "driving money changers from the temple" by New Deal procedures. These . inner groups have found depression an excellent opportunity touse their surplus resources to add domains at panic prices. There is no depression today W the rulers of America. »«• to their CO. COMMISSIONERS IN REGULAR SESSION The Board of County Commis sioners met in the regular April session on Monday last, Aprü 6, and were in session Monday, Tues day and Wednesday. , . Chairman Olson and Commission Hunter and Tange present. Clerk and Recorder Niels Madsen, absent by reason of ilmeas. llW Board attended to routine for the most part. ers The matters CUSTOMS REPORT Reporting to iT S. Customs Official N. E. Baynhamat; Ray mond for month of March Automobile, 18; passenger^ 63, other vehicles, 6; passengers, 8, pedestrians, 2. WORK, RELIEF OR BIGGER • * JAILS, KANSAS JOBLESS • * WARN " • TOPEKA, Kans.—"You say • * you are going to build a jail * with WPA money, but we say * * if you don't feed us you had * * better built it damn quick, be- * * cause you're going to need it!" * * Forthright talk like this, and * * the refusal of relief demon- * * strators at Topeka to take too * * seriously the time-honored "no * * money" plea of relief officials, * * Iwon grocery orders for 879 * * Kansas families who have been * * cut off relief since federal di- * * rect aid stopped ♦ * Stories of misery told by the * * demonstrators, under the lead- ♦ * ership of Lawrence Faugh, * * gave the other side of the * * much-advertised picture of a * * "balanced budget" in Kansas * * under Gov. Landon, Hearst's * * presidential entry. Topeka * * papers, commenting on the * * demonstration, admitted that * * only terrible relief conditions * * could explain prevailing mili- * * tancy and unrest among Kan- • * sans, normally the most tran- * * quil of people. ♦ * An aroused jayhawker, one of * * rtiany jobless facing eviction, * * declared: "If you try to evict * * me, I'll meet you at the door * * with a shotgun!" * * The demonstrators elected a * * follow up committee to see * * that continuous relief for the * * jobless is forthcoming and to * * lay plans for a recall petition * * to remove relief officials from * * office if it is not. A United * * Action Committee of all Kan- * * sas unemployed and WPA * * groups bas called for a peo- * * pie's march on Topeka, Feb. 2 * * to demand adequate relief and * * union WPA wages of Gov. * * Landon and the legislature. * UNEMPLOYED PROTEST DELAYS N.J. SHUTDOWN TRENTON, N. J.—After New Jersey unemployed picketed the homes of legislators and laid plans to march to Trenton and camp in the state capitol, $3,000,000 was diverted at the last minute from the highway fund to care for 106,000 relief families until April 15. A total shutdown of relief had been threatened. Beyond the middle of April, no plans have been made to feed a third of a million hungry people. The relief rolls are nearing an all time peak. WPA placed only about three-fourths of the em ployables and is already tapering at the rate of 500 to 600 a day. Private industry shows no signs of absorbing the men laid off. The Workers Alliance, unem ployed organization, is fighting for a state income tax to raise relief Gov. Hoffman is set on revenue. restoring the state sales tax to prove he Hvas right when he forced a sales tax, later, repealed, thru the legislature last year with the help of the Hague Democratic ma chine. A majority of the legisla ture is pledged to a "no new taxes" platform. The most reac tionary financial and industrial interests want only local relief, so that New Jersey, seventh in manu facturing in the U. S., can have an endless supply of cheap, hunger driven labor. WESTBY ELECTED OLSEN MAYOR, ELECTION MON. A. T. Olsen was elected mayor of the state line town at the city election occuring Monday. Hans B. Larson was elected adlerman from the first ward, and Anton Nelson alderman of the second ward. Sheridan County Students In Declamatory Contest Camilla Salisbury and Gerald Morck of the Plentÿwood high schools won third place m the boys and trirls' division of the Declama tory Competition in the Regional Flag contest held at Glasgow Fri da Sougla a s St Sheppard of Chinook and Clarice Habedank of Eowdom were first place winners. They will represent this district in the contest to be held at Helena, AP DaryIe Feldmier of Froid won second in the boys' declamation division. ■» state Wt CD TO* <■ VJl GENERAL MOTORS MARCH SHIPMENT SHOW HUGE GAINS NEW YORK.—March sales of General Motors cars to consumers in the United States totaled 181,782 units compared with 96,184 in February and 126,691 in March 1935. March sales to consumers were th« largest in any month since May, 1928. Sales to dealers in the United States totaled 162,418 against 116,762 in February and 182,622 in March a year ago. Sales to all dealers in the United States and Can ada, together with overseas shipments, to taled 196,721 against the 144,874 in Feb ruary and 169,302 in March last year. WILLIE HEARST BEATEN IN ROUND ONE WASHINGTON, April 8.—The senate lobby committee's right to examine tele grams of William Randolph Hearst was up held in District of Columbia supreme court today, but attorneys for the publisher promised to carry the battle to the United Staes supreme court if necessary. Eilsha Hanson, attorney for Hearst, announced he would carry the injunction casejiigher to "halt the nefarious practices of these investigators. ft GERMANS SPIT ON CRITIC OF DER FUEHRER MANILA—Alvin T. Simonds, an Amer ican citizen, will make a complaint to the State Department of treatment he and his wife received at the hands of German passengers on a German world-cruising liner. Because he criticized some of the acts of Hitler, Simonds, a Boston manufacturer, and his wife were insulted and some of them went so far as to spit on her, he said. For five days they remained in their cabin, living on canned goods as they were almost the only Americans in a shipload of Germans. ADMINISTRATION ONLY KIDDING ON SILICOSIS PROBE WASHINGTON.—They're giving us the run around", Cong. Marcantonio (R. NY) charged as he flayed the House Rules Com mittee with preventing the resolution call ing for an investigation of silicosis from coming to the floor of the House. A preliminary investigation of deaths at Gauley Bridge, West, Va., from Silicosis, has already been conducted by a sub-com mittee but vital information was witheld because of the refusal of the contractors to testify. The resolution granting a House com mittee subpoena powers and funds to carry on an investigation of silicosis in industry generally has been buried in the Rules committee, Marcantonio charged. "They're just kidding us" he declared. < < BORAH WINS WISCONSIN DELEGATION MILWAUKEE, April 8.—In a primary election in which the LaFollette Progressive Party was the big question-mark, Sen. Wm. E. Borah of Idaho, lead the field of Re publican presidential candidates, securing 22 out of a total of 24 delegates to the Na tional Republican Convention at Philadel phia. Borah won the four delegates at large. President Roosevelt, on the Democratic ticket emerged as the big vote getter. His preference vote is expected, on the basis of incomplete returns to total 350,000, about 180,000 more than Borah received on the Republican ticket. Democrats are taking some comfort from the size of the Roosevelt vote. The Progressive leaders refuse to in terpret the election results. MILWAUKEE REELECTS SOCIALIST HOAN— BUT TIES HIS HANDS MILWAUKEE, April 8.—Socialist Dan. W. Hoan was mayor for another four-year term today, but devoid of power to put a socialistic program through the city coun cil.