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Will Use Passion Play as Proof of Tolerance Hitler to Make Propagan da of Great Spectacle. London.—The Nazi government not only will permit the famous passion play to be held In 1934 at Oberarnmergau without attempt to “Aryanize" It, but will use the greatest of all religious spectacles as an instrument to show the world that Germany is not a nation of intolerance and persecution, says the Chicago Herald-Examiner. Ever since Adolph Hitler came to power, the fate of the Passion play has been in doubt. In line with the Hitler policy to revise the Bible, rule ttie church and make the state pre-eminently Aryan, It was be lieved that the Passion plaj would either he abolished or perhaps cen sured. Now the Nazi chiefs, smarting un der world condemnation for their persecution of the Jews and other anti-religious demonstrations, have completely reversed their attitude toward the Passion play. Consuls Are Promoters. Every German consular office throughout the world is acting as a promotion department for the Pas sion play. Prom these floods of Lit erature have been released to news p«|H»rs. magazines, and all other avenues of public information. At tention Is drawn to special Induce meats in the matter of reduced fare round-trips from anywhere and the very low inclusive cost of the stay in Oberarnmergau. As a result of balloting for parts in the play, held on receipt of the news from Berlin, under the super vision of Herr Preisinger, who oper ates the town's most popular res taurant and beer garden, Alois Lang has again been chosen as the Christus. This gifted actor, who like the majority of his neighbors, is a woodcarver by profession, played the same part in 1930. Herr Preisinger. although Judge of election, was doomed to a bitter disappointment in the voting for the girl best suited to play Mary Magdalene. In 19110 the role went to his daughter. Hunzi, a buxom lass who is the chief barmaid In IMMIGRANT TIDE IS DROPPING OFF More People Leaving U. S. Now Than Entering It. Washington.—The problem of America’s “melting pot” has been solved by the depression. For the first time in this nation’s history more persons are leaving its shores to live in other countries than are entering as immigrants. During the 1932-33 period only one-fifth of the world-wide quota of 130.000 aliens admissible to the United States under the present law lias been filled. At Ellis island, for every alien seeking entry to this country there are three awaiting deportation. In marked contrast to the hordes of arrivals from other countries, as many as 0.000 a day. in years past, seldom more than 200 or IKK) are to he found on Ellis island today. Two tldrds of these are deportees, the rest being, for the main part, wives, children, or aged parents of natu ralized citizens who now find that the quota laws which barred them for years no longer keep them out if they can comply with the regula tions. The island is no longer a clear ing house through which all new comers must pass. Aliens whose vises are in order step off the ship at the pier just like other passen gers, free to proceed to their desti nations. The only aliens detained at the island are those who arrive 111. whose papers are suspected of be ing irregular, or whose relatives or responsible friends fail to appear at the pier or communicate with the immigration department. Those who are sent to the Island seldom are detained more than a week. While there they are shown every courtesy. No longer are the newcomers shoved around like ani mals in a stockyard, as in former days. Now they are considered as guests. “Mystery” Ship Is a Cruiser-Minelayer - - - y*: . T* '■■■*■■ ■■ ■■ ■ The British ship Adventure, which was regarded as a “mystery” vessel, is now revealed as a cruiser minelaver. the first of its kind in the world. She is. 7.300 tons, with a length of 540 feet and a beam of 60 feet. The interior of the ship is “like a subway tube” complete with a double set of rails, its rolling stock being hundreds of the most powerful submarine mines in existence. her father's heer garden. Hanzi in a close contest lost out to Clara Mayr, whose father, Hans Mayr, has for two decades enacted the role of Judas Iscariot. Herr Mayr, this corning year, has been cast as King Herod. Stenographer as Mary. Anni Itutz will play Mary, mother of the Christus. She Is a stenog rapher and Is 27 years old; Judas Iscariot is to be interpreted by Hans Zwick, new to the role, whose father portrayed it In three former I>erformances. Melcholr Breltsma ter will be Pontius Pilate; Peter Bendt, Simon Peter; Annas. Anton Lechner. The immense choir, com prising the entire population of the llage not engnged In principal parts, will be led by the veteran Guido Diemer and the production will he under the direction of Johann Georg Lang, burgomaster of Oberarnmergau, and direct de scendant of the man who wrote the original play and staged it in 1033. In the 1930 production of the Pas sion play more than 50.000 Ameri cans journeyed to Oberarnmergau to see It. The performances begin nt eight in the morning and last till six at night with a two-hour inter mission for luncheon. The entire play takes a day to present. Boulder Dam Project to Be Finished in 2 Years Pouring of Concrete Sets World Record. Boulder City, Nev. —The mighty Boulder dam has passed the one tifth mark in the pouring of con crete, nearly a year and a half ahead of schedule. The builders of the biggest single body of concrete in the world have placed 20 per cent of the three and one-hnlf million cubic yards of mix. Work Goes Steadily. Working more than 3,000 men, Six Companies. Inc., keeps two of the biggest mixing plants in the LUSTROUS SATIN li> MIKRIE NICHOLAS n .1 > Satin continues in high favor as a medium for evening gowns. The model pictured is fashioned of wine colored satin with lustrous sheen. It is unique in that it has under arm insets of pale pink satin. The jewelry of aquamarines and dia monds in pendant, ring and brace let is marvelously set off by the rich wine color of the satin for a background. sl6 to Sit Down; Rising Costs $2.29 Dallas.—Director of Trade Ex tension Henry W. Stanley sat down. It cost the chamber of commerce SIC. He got up and it cost Wholesale Manager Elvie Anderson $2.29. Stanley, who makes the scale pointer whiz past the 200-pound mark as if it were not there, sat down on Anderson's plate glass table top. It broke several different ways. He jumped up, hit an ink well with his hand and splashed wa terproof ink all over Anderson’s white shirt. 98,000 Sent to Canadian Farms in Three Years Montreal. —The Canadian govern ment has placed approximately 98,- 000 people on farms throughout the dominion during the past three years. Since inauguration of its “baek-to the-land” movement, in 1930, the federal government, aided by Cana dian railways, has settled 90,000 persons, mostly from urban centers, on farms without direct financial assistance. An additional 8,000 persons were placed on land with financial as sistance under an unemployment re lief land settlement plan, chared by the dominion and provincial govern ments. ’ world running 24 hours a day. sev en days a week. Since July 4th, there has been no letup in the steady running of the gigantic cableways which carry garantuan buckets of eight cubic yards each from the railroad tracks on the side of the cliff out there to the forms where IGI big “columns” gradually are climbing up, in forms that are raised for each as soon as the concrete has set World records for concrete manu facture and handling have been shattered, time after time, by Super intendent F. T. Crowe and ids crew. An eight-yard bucket dumping every two minutes, day in and day out, for months on end ; # that's how Boulder dam is being built. Finished in Two Years. It will be finished in less than two years more, with the exception of some of the power units and some •‘minor’’ details. Including preliminary work, such as diversion tunnels. Six Companies. Inc., has completed Go per cent of its entire $48,890,995.50 contract with Uncle Sam. In point of comput ed “earnings” of the contractors. The job included four diversion tunnels driven In solid rock 50 feet in diameter, lined with concrete a yard thick, each three-quarters of a mile long. The river now flows through these, while the 725-foot dam, far the highest In the world, rises between the sheer cliffs. The concrete In the Boulder dam will comprise more than all the concrete placed by the bureau of reclamation in ail dams It has built In all the years of its existence. Trade Pigs for Fashion Tips in the South Seas Philadelphia.—The value of new fashion designs and new tribal songs is measured in terms of pigs and other foodstuffs by the natives of the South seas, according to Dr. Margaret Mead, who recently re turned from a 22-month research among primitive tribes. With her husband. Dr. It. F. For tune. of Columbia university. Doc tor Mead traveled extensively among the primitive mountain dwellers in New Guinea, a mandate of Australia, formerly known as Kaiser Wilhelm’s Land. The inland tribes. Doctor Mead said, surrender their food supplies in return for latest fashion ideas and songs. Communication between the tribes, however, is irregular, she said, and so slowly does a fash ion travel that it may take as long as five years for it to cover the 20 miles from the sea to the mountains. Doctor Mead is assistant curator of ethnology of the American Mu seum of Natural History. THE COOLIDGE EXAMINER The Charity Worker By SARA BARNES I ©• by McClure Newspaper Syndicate. WNU Service j I'HAT Miss Dresden was call ing again,” announced Bob Wil liams at the omega Chi fraternity house addressing some of the group gathered around the large fireplace in the main hall just before dinner. “You know, she's the old girl that warns our old clothes. Miss Dr«“s den—Elsie Dresden —ouch !” No one was especially interested, nor especially concerned. The name suggested to them all a rather dried-up spinster, of which the col lege town had plenty. This particu lar one happened to be interested in an industrial mission. The mis sion, she said, needed all the old clothes they could get. They sold the garments at a very small price to men who applied for help and shelter. Sometimes, stie said, all the men needed to get back on their feet again was a decent suit of clothes. It was hard to get old clothes. And It had occurred to her that the men at the fraternity houses would have lots of clothes to discard before they were really at all badly worn. No one thought enough more about it to get together anything for the Industrial mission. Then one afternoon at about five, when Bob Williams was reciifiing very comfortably before the open fire, Miss Dresden drew up in her fliv ver and with Jaunty self-assurance walked to the front door of the fraternity house and rang the bell. As was the custom. Bob Williams, being nearest the front door, opened it. and straightway he knew thar tliis Elsie Dresden was a very wel come number. She had come for the clothes, she told him. The industrial mission was tier pet charity. She and her grandmother, she explained, had not lived in town long, and they felt that they were fortunate to have such an interesting cause to work for. “I’m mighty sorry," Boh Williams told her, “that we haven’t anything ready now, hut I’m sure we will have tomorrow. Can you call, or shall I or one of the other men bring them around?” “I'll call,” smiled Elsie brightly. After she had gone he explained and likewise assured the brothers, one and all, that it was their duty to produce something or other for the bundle for the industrial mis sion. Ronald Price was responsible for the package that followed, but he never would have thought of it if it had not been that Bob Williams in sisted that Ronald should donate his old raincoat and his second pair of shoes, not to mention all the neckties he owned but two, and all his winter underclothes to the cause. "You’re a senior.” Bob told him. “You’ll soon be earning money and you can buy some more by the time winter comes around.” So the bundle was assembled. Itonald took upon his shoulders the task of packing it up. and the next afternoon Bob waited to be able to give It to Miss Dresden when she called. He asked If he could not go with her to the mission—so he could help carry the bundle—and before be had left her he had dated her up for the next Saturday night house dance. That night Bob discovered that his spring suit—that only suit he owned beside the one he was wear Ing and his tuxedo—had disap peared from his closet. Ronald Brice said that it seemed only fair. He had sent Bob’s suit. Bob Williams made no comment, but the next morning early he found his way to the industrial mission. A brisk looking white-haired lady, apparently rather near-sighted In spite of thick-lensed glasses, was at the desk in the reception room Ranged on hooks and hangers be hind her and around the room were various suits, coats, hats, etc. “Is there something 1 can do for you, young man?" she said, and right away Bob knew she was Elsie’s grandmother. “We have some rather nice things this morn Ing." This was an opportunity, thought Bob. It would be easier getting his suit back this way than by explain ing the prank and making himself out as an Indian giver. “I was looking for a suit, so’s 1 could go to work,” said Bob with assumed wistfulness. “The one I’m wearing is borrowed.” Bob hated to lie to a lady, but the situation seemed to warrant the falsehood. With a little maneuvering he picked out his own suit and retired to another room to try it on. The kind old lady insisted that a dollar was quite ample to pay for it and threw a half dozen rather good second-hand ties and some shirts into the bargain. Later when Elsie Dresden knew Bob much better she told him how she had first begun really to ad mire him when he gave an almost new suit to the industrial mission Her grandmother had told her that she let a very poor young man have it—a poor down-and-out fellow who was trying to get a job. And even after they were engaged Bob did not tell Elsie Dresden the truth of the matter. And he is won dering whether it Is one of the con sessions he ought to make before they are married at the altar. Science Battles Alfalfa Disease Specialists Endeavoring to Conquer Bacterial Wilt Through Midwest. Prepared by the United States Depart ment of Agriculture.—WNU Service. In the very heart of the alfalfa belt —Nebraska, Kansas, Colorado, lowa and Illinois—the bacterial wilt has been spreading, reducing yields, and cutting short the profitable life .of alfalfa stands. Specialists have learned that the planting of a re sistant variety is the best counter attack. They are testing resistant strains and are breeding new vari eties to combine good qualities with resistance to the disease. Bacterial wilt dwarfs the plant— thus reducing yields—and causes a yellowing of the leaves. Infected plants usually die after a year or so, leaving space for weeds to creep in and Injure the quality of the hay. !In Nebraska many growers have been letting alfalfa grow as a semi permanent hay crop, not included In rotations. Where wilt is severe many fields now cease to be profit able after three to five years. Un fortunately some of the hardiest al falfas—Grimm and Cossack—are at tacked severely by wilt. To combat wilt, the United States Department of Agriculture sent a representative to the Cau casus and Turkestan In 1929 In search of resistant varieties. Un der tests the Turkestan alfalfas have varied considerably In wilt re sistance and in hardness. Labora j tory and greenhouse work has speeded these tests. Plants grown under glass are then subjected to winter temperature produced artifi cially to test their hardiness. In tests of wilt resistance, alfalfa seed lings grow In a greenhouse through the winter. In spring they are in oculated with wilt and transplant ed. By fall the specialists can give a close estimate of their wilt resistance. Scientists are carrying on an In tensive breeding program with a view to developing resistant hybrids that yield heavily and that do not have some of the other undesirable characteristics of Turkestan alfalfa. Seek Serum for Plague Infecting Farm Horses Unusually numerous cases of in fectious equine encephalomyelitis, sometimes erroneously called sleep ing sickness, have been reported to the United States Department of Agriculture in recent months. The malady which affects the brain and spinal cord of horses and mules Is not a new disease, the department points out. Studies of recent out breaks, In Maryland, Delaware and Virginia, show that the disease Is the same as the condition common ly termed "forage poisoning,” "staggers,” “Kansas-Nebraska horse plague” and "cerebro-spinal menin gitis." The disease sometimes goes by still other names. Intensive studies by the depart ment show that the disease Is of an infectious nature and Is caused by an invisible virus. This virus produces a disease which is very similar to one reported several years ago in California and which has oc curred also in other states west of the Mississippi, However, It has been found that the eastern virus possesses certain distinct charac teristics different from the virus causing the western disease. The efficacy of serum against the disease has been questioned and laboratory experimentation is in progress. Grain for Dairy Animals The right amount of grain to feed dairy animals during the winter months depends upon the amount of milk the animal is producing and to a lesser extent upon the breed, according to one authority. With Jersey animals producing less than ten pounds of milk no grain should be fed. Where the production Is above ten pounds six-tenths of a pound of grain should be added to the ration for each pound of milk produced In excess of the ten pounds. The grain supplement is reduced about one-tenth from this amount for Guernseys producing more than 12 pounds a day, and one fourth for Holsteins producing 16 pounds a day. The grain ration of course is dependent upon a plentiful supply of good legume hay, other wise the grain ration will have to be increased. Bee-Keeping It has lately been discovered that bees have preferences among the honey plants. Whether this Is due to the fact that they like some nec tars better than others, or whether they simply go where nectar is most abundant, or most easily obtained, is a question which none can yet answer. The fact that they will not touch honey dew, even though It may be in great abundance, as long as nectar is available In quantities from flowers, indicates clearly their preference for floral nectar. In the case of clovers, bees apparently prefer to work on white clover rather than alsike If both are yielding abundantly. When white clover is abundant and yields heavily, alsike clover is often poor ly pollinated, even if near a large apiary. On the other hand If white clover is scarce or Is yielding poor ly, alsike clover Is well pollinated. Revival of Resplendent Jewelry By CHERIE NICHOLAS C'ASHION Is definitely In a mood * for Jewelry. The first thing that strikes you about the newer fashion is the conspicuous presence of wide bracelets together with huge match ing clips or brooches, likewise ear rings and other gadgets equally as decorative and chic. The fascinat ing thing about new jewelry is that each type plays up perfectly to the individuality of the costume with which It is worn. So characteristic is this modern Jewelry and so convincingly does It carry the message of having been designed to complement the right costume at the right time, one senses Its mission at a glance. For instance, you do not have to be told that a massive bracelet of nug gety looking gold with a huge matching clip will set your bright woolen daytime frock off to a high point of distinction. You feel the same way in regard to the swagger broad bracelets of green or some other color composi tion. In their modernistic angles and squares and sharp lines they carry a sort of tailor-made look about them which makes you feel they will be in perfect complement with the sportsy cruise frocks, sweaters and suits which you are adding to your wardrobe. And when you are told that you can have these composition bracelets and pins monogrammed with mono craft initials at the counter w'hile you wait, your enthusiasm goes sky rocketing. Throughout all fashionably at tired after eight o’clock assemblages there is a vast showing of sparkling tiaras which make their wearers GOLD CLIP WATCH By CHERIE NICHOLAS ' * The ever faithful wrist time piece has a rival. It is the new clip watch, if you please. See It in the picture, clipped at the pointed neck line of an exceedingly good-looking sports dress. The material for this smart gown is a hairy plaided Rodler woolen. Observe the sports bracelets done in two-tone gold. They are a last word in chic. The clip setting for the watch Is also gold. For a high-style touch be sure to wear gold sports Jewelry with your midseason wool frock. look every inch like crowned queen It is not only that women of grande dame mien and dignity are enhanc ing their formal coiffures with coronets of gold and silver set with Jewels, for the fashion of topping one’s coiffed tresses with jeweled headpieces prevails among the de butante set as well. The youthful lady in the fore ground of our illustration is wear ing a tiara of rhinestones styled in the form of curled feathers. The rhinestone clips at the shoulders of her zinnia orange velvet dress are exactly alike. Her gorgeous glitter ing bracelets reiterate the Idea of duplicate or twin effects. Diamonds, ermine and velvet form a trio of elegance for the costume posed on the figure standing. The flattering neckline for this very ele gant velvet gown Is the perfect foil for a delicately and artfully de signed white and brown diamond brooch. This unusual alliance is repeated in the ring while the brace let Is of white diamonds. To the left in the picture, a long triple strand of pearls with side or naments lessens the severity of the high neckline of a powder blue crepe evening dress. A pearl and rhinestone bracelet on either wrist and a large pearl ring complete the jewelry ensemble. This longer necklace carries an Important mes sage. The better shops are show ing strands anywhere from twen ty-four to as much as sixty Inches in length of pearls and jewels with the foreword that they are fash ion’s latest —to be worn with the new high necklines. ©. 1934. Western Newspaper Union. FANCY MAY WANDER AMONG SOFT COLORS Coat woolens are mostly downy or hairy or satin finished or of very rough stuff. Dressy coats of velvet, stiff silk and quilted taffeta and slipper satin, warmly interlined and heavily trimmed with fur, are new in coat fashions. Velveteen coats are shown by Louiseboulanger and some of the others. A coat by Augustabernard that has been imported to America is made of downy woolen. It is a straight coat with a turnover cloth collar and a jacket body and puff sleeves of sealskin. This jacket body does not meet in front, but leaves a band of the cloth coat showing in the center. A cloth half belt is placed at the waistline. “Stout Heart” Featured on Dresses for Spring A “stout heart” frock which one Paris designer evolved “to show the owner keeps her courage up in spite of hard times" is an outstand ing feature of spring dresses. It is designed of beige tweed, buttoned from high neckline to hem with brown leather buttons, finished with a heart-shaped pocket on the left side of the bodice and heart-shaped brown leather patches over the el bows “so they can’t wear out.” Spring Suits to Feature a Nipped-in Waistline Suits cut on a new line nipping In at the waist are offered by Ly olene for spring. The new models, of beige tweed and light blue wools, display two leng:h—one extending well below the hips, the other ending at the hipbones. Both are designed to snug the waistline and give a slight flare to the lower part of the pack et, Indicating a “slender waist” de cree for the coming spring mode.