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Flyer Leaps Canal Locks in First Plane Passage [Newspaper Article] — Farmers' Weekly Review — 30 October 1929
Flyer Leaps Canal Locks in First Plane Passage , u . z .. —me first seaplane ever to pass through the Panama canal avoided payment of tolls by bopping over the locks . Loaded with 2 , 500 issues ot The Panama American for distribution on the Atlantic side of the Isthmus , the plane s pilot , Capt . Jack Miller , ot the Isthmian Airways , found he would have to takt off in a blinding tropical rainy , season squall in order to get the papers to Colon and Cristobal readers before breakfast Beaching Mlraflores , the plane speeded up and hopped over Miratlores locks , landing to the artificial Miraflores lake only to hop again and wing : ts way over Pedro Miguel locks . Through Galliard cut and Gatun lake the plane churned the canal waters . Reaching Gatun locks It made a third and last hop before taxiing out into the Caribbean and to the Isthmian hangars at Folks river Inlet . The plane left the I aclnc at 8 : 20 a . m . and reached the Atlantic side at 7 : 45 a . m ., traversing the 47...
Proposes , Weds , Deserts Her—All in Half Hour [Newspaper Article] — Farmers' Weekly Review — 30 October 1929
Proposes , Weds , Deserts Her—All in Half Hour Waltham , Mass . —Proposed to , mar ried and deserted within SO minutes was the lot of Mrs . Mildred Maj Bishop of Natick . Her story of her ephemeral love-life won . her a divorce here . With license in hand , Everett Carl Bishop asked her to marry him on a night in March . 1026 . at 7 : 45 o clock . Fifteen minutes later a minister , had intoned the words that made them one . Fifteen minutes later Bishop said , Good-uight . Mrs . Bishop , and was gone . Lands Giant Catfish Petersburgh , ind . — -William Richardson landed a fifty-seven-pound catfish , caught on a traut line in White river . Hoover s Favorite Dish Washington . —Chicken pie is one of the President s favorite dishes—If it contains peas and minced onions , the White House chef reveals . Old Childish Pastime Mumblety-peg is the correct name for the childrens game ; also muml &gt; Ie-the-peg . The latter is . probably the older designation for the game , and Is descr...
HOTEL LOUIS JOLIET BARBERSHOP [Newspaper Article] — Farmers' Weekly Review — 30 October 1929
HOTEL LOUIS JOLIET BARBERSHOP YOURE NEXT . . , Any time you step into the Hotel . Louis . Joliet Barber Shop , for with 5 chairs and attendants always ready to serve you , there are no delays . . - Would you care to try the improved service in our shop ? If you do you will walk out a CONTENTED CUSTOMER This , shop is prompt in its service , polite , painstaking ¦ It is eager and appreciative it wants you to come back again —— it . holds its patronage ——therefore it seeks yours . Will you give it a chance to demonstrate ?
UNKNOWN [Newspaper Article] — Farmers' Weekly Review — 30 October 1929
THE FARMERS AVEEK ^ Y REVIEW J . P . HAYDEN , Editor Published in the Interest of the Fanner Third Avenue , and Chicago Street , Joliet , Illinois \ Telephone 4972 -All unsolicited . articles , manuscripts , letters artf pictures sent to The Farmers * Weekly Review are sent at the owner s risk and the publishers expressly repudiate any liability or responsibility for their safe custody or return . Advertising will be run until ordered out . Enters as second class mail matter at the post office at Joliet , Ol ., under Act of Congress , March S , 1879 .
TEACH STATECRAFT TO YOUTH [Newspaper Article] — Farmers' Weekly Review — 30 October 1929
TEACH STATECRAFT TO YOUTH Hy KEY . . DR / C . 1 \ POTTER , New York Community . Church . . THE regional plan for the city of New York lias become a political issue , due to the opportunities for enormous graft which it presents . The citizens of New York should see that the execution of tlie plan be kept from the supervision of professional politicians . When the plan was announced everybody said that it would be wrecked on the rock of politics . When people realized the extent of th &gt; scheme , with its elaborate system of transportation , . its parks and recreation facilities , they recognized that all political parties would be jealous to get credit for those proposed , improvements , and for the opportunity to graft- enormous sums . However , no citizen who is too bu sy to run for office , or who is keeping out of politics because politics is dirty , has any grounds for complaint if those who arc not so fastidious mulct him of some of his . profits . Tlie worst part of...
Bodies of 86 Michigan Soldiers on Way Home [Newspaper Article] — Farmers' Weekly Review — 30 October 1929
Bodies of 86 Michigan Soldiers on Way Home Leningrad . —With flags flying at half mast the Soviet steamer Lieutenant Schmidt , carrying the bodies of 80 American oliicers and soldiers who perished during the Archangel campaign of ] 91 S and 1919 , steamed out of the harbor here for Havre , France . From Havre America s honored dead will be transported homeward by ah American battleship with impressive ceremonies . The bodies were accompanied by R . Dutcher , member of the special graves commission , which came from Detroit to retrieve Michigan s veterans from their frozen graves beyond the Arctic circle .
Wonian Figure Wizard [Newspaper Article] — Farmers' Weekly Review — 30 October 1929
Wonian Figure Wizard scientists of Europe are Interested in the case of a woman in a Welsh tiospltal who can neither read nor write but is a genius at mental arithmetic . She can solve mathematical problems in 30 seconds and Is said to never . give an Incorrect answer . She also has a remarkable memory and can recall a large number of historical lutes at will . .-. •¦
Page 2 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Farmers' Weekly Review — 30 October 1929
^ 3 ™ SMrffi &amp;^ B- . /^ LtKE &amp; SisBMI ^^^ I tto ]^^ ofUy | 9 /^ 1 / S AO ESBE EB BP \ T ^^^^^^^^ I PbLKWEFERENCE BOOK * nd Mailing List Catalog Gives counts and nrlccs on over 8 . 000 . different lines of business .. No matter , what your business . In this book you will find the number of your prospective customers listed . Valuable Information Is also given as to how you can use the malls to secure orders and Inquiries for your products or services . Write for Your FREE Copy R . L . POLK &amp; CO ., Detroit , Mich . Largest City Directory Publishers In the WerU Mulling LUt Compilers—Business Statistics Producers of Direct Mall Advertlstne DONAHOE MOTOR COMPANY 639 CASS STREET JOLIET ANY SIZE CAR WASH WE CHANGE OIL For Four-Cylinder Cars , 5 qts For Six-Cylinder Cars , 7 qts Shnonizing Our Specialty Polishing , Top Dressing , and Greasing $ 1 . 65 . 90 c . $ 1 . 25 THEO . SGHNOOR Distributor for PRIMA BEVERA GES MALT TONIC MALT MARROW Try a Case of O...
, . If at All [Newspaper Article] — Farmers' Weekly Review — 30 October 1929
, . If at All The ship * that uiosi | i , inr men er- • . pect to come In are thtiM- that pass In the night . —American M-muxine . Best Age for Learning Experiments conducted hy Dr . B . L . Thorndike , profcssm &lt;&gt; f psychology at the California univer-iiy , have shown that men and women learn must easily and rapidly between the uses of thirty and forty , when mentality and physique are at their best
IN CHICAGO AND COOK COUNTY '""' .. ' " • •' ' ¦ ¦ • x -. [Newspaper Article] — Farmers' Weekly Review — 30 October 1929
IN CHICAGO AND COOK COUNTY .. • • ¦ ¦ • x -. Move to Restore Honesty in Assessments , Led by Chairman Matone of State Commission , Is Victorious ! After Vigorous Fight tTO . W the notorious tax fixing rack- *¦ - *• et in Chicago and Cook county was . ; abolished and honesty restored in the assessment of real estate for tax purposes is one of the most interesting , • ¦ ¦ stories in the annals of American municipal history . The cleanup was accomplished only after a vigorous fight ¦ lasting more than a year and a half , led by . Chairman . Win . H . Malone of the . Illinois tax commission . who was ably supported by the press and civic groups . The revaluation of real property ordered by Chairman Malone marked the first time in the history of Chicago that real estate was assessed for . - . : . tax purposes on a scientific basis . Following the completion of the reassessment , siifeguards were placed- around the records to stop tampering and Insure a more equitable distribution of the ...
Many Fern * [Newspaper Article] — Farmers' Weekly Review — 30 October 1929
Many Fern * Between 7 , 000 and 8 , 000 species of ferns have been recognized by botanists . - Wheels Vary in Speed The bureau of standards says that when an automobile is making a turn the outside real wheel &gt; travels faster than the inside wheel . The differ-ential-gears take up the difference In distance traveled by ( he inside and outside wheels .
Untitled [Newspaper Article] — Farmers' Weekly Review — 30 October 1929
^ fc &amp; Yal Hiram . LWpHamsoiuC ^ S . WNf ffllnrftf ^^ WUcn . ffi * Kepresentative Robert Scholes , six-ty-three years old , twice speaker of tlie house of representatives of Illinois , and long a leader in Republican state politics , died nt his home in Peoria , after an illness , of three years . . Representative Scholes succumbed ? fc &gt; a complication of the heart ailment which had kept him virtually bedridden for the last year and pneumonia , which developed recently . Mr . Scholes took the oath as-a member of the . house last January while ill at his home , Speaker David Shanahan and a committee of legislators going to Peoria to administer it . Since his illness Mr . Scholes has been in Springfleld only once , in April , when he went there to vote in support of the old age pension bill . Representative Scholes was born in Peoria December 5 , - 1 SGG , the son of David and Ann Scholes . He received his early education . in Peoria and Pekin schools , later s...
Page 3 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Farmers' Weekly Review — 30 October 1929
y ^^^ i pp HOG FLU 1 . —Give hogs a good physic with Glauber s Salt or Stock Powder . 2 . ;—Take all com away tor a few days , feed slop or oats . . • 3 . —Clean out . pens , sprinkle Dry Dip over floor and coyer with fresh straw . Also sprinkle Dry Dip over straw . 4 . — -Placing- a handful of Dry Dip on live coals makes a good smudge treatment . HAVE PETE DO IT AI ITf lSEAT COVERS nU I UPLATE GLASS TOP SERVICE COMPANY OESTREICH 634-36 Cass St . Phone 243 - - _ - _ _ _ » - -V f i ,. . . 1 SUPREME Radiator Body Co . BODIES , FENDERS AND RADIATORS REP AIRES and REBUILT 614 Clinton St Phone 2888 Re * . Phone 5463-J
Page 3 Advertisements Column 2 [Newspaper Article] — Farmers' Weekly Review — 30 October 1929
TIVOLI STUDIO 813 . N . Chicago Street Phone 5617 for Appointment PICTURES TAKEN ANY TIME — DAY OR NIGHT Wedding Pictures a Specialty Artcraft Photographs Joliet , 111 . . _ l DELUXE AUTOLAUNDRY DOC PALMER Duco and Lacquer Refinishing done by spray process Prompt Service — — Reasonable Prices Phone Joliet 930 Rear S 13 N . Chicago St . Joliet Gerald S. Dames FUNERAL DIRECTOR EMBALMER Courteous Attention Modern Priyate Ambulance 24 Hour Service Office and Res . Phone 182 566 S . Chicago Street , Joliet l ^^^ l r ^^^ Kl ^ jNgHyiJ ^§ fw $ ) Blue Seal Oils , made from 100 % Pennsylvania and other parafin base crudes , lubricate far past the normal point where common grjades vaporize . and disappear . Proven quality is vital to your motor In dollars and cents and terms of motor service . WILL COUNTY FARM SUPPLY COMPANY Office Phone 3593 Joliet , 111 . Office : C . &amp; J . Building Warehouse Phone 4080 Car Sale Here s Your Opportunity to Pick the Car You Want at the Price You Wa...
Page 3 Advertisements Column 3 [Newspaper Article] — Farmers' Weekly Review — 30 October 1929
Why Putter Around With dull tools and saws , or an old lawn mower that will hardly cut . Our Prices Are Always Reasonable We grind all kinds of tools , saws gummed , filed and set Lawn mowers ground and put in first class condition . We are the Home of the Joliet Lawn Mower . The Tool Shop F . M . BARBER &amp; CO . 707 DUNCAN STREET JOLIET , ILLINOIS . II * talli **** ff Visit Niagara Falls , Canada and || I the East via C &amp; B Line Palatial Steamers || ill TV / AETHER , traveling by train or auto , enjoy an all night s ride I In | || 11 W on beautiful Lake Erie . C &amp; B Line Steamers are magnificent IN IE III 11 floating hotels with large comfortable staterooms , excellent dining II G II I room service and courteous attendants . Music and Dancing onthe IE III 11 great ship SEEANDBEE . % * Hi 4 I Aumists . « av » a JmrABIi nfwiv . AvnMrnilmnJ llllC III ^ ew C &amp; B Cleveland and Buffalo Division • l | jl III 11 Triangle lour Each way , every n...
UNKNOWN [Newspaper Article] — Farmers' Weekly Review — 30 October 1929
: LEGAL NOTICES : • PROBATE NOTICE Estate of Josiah E . Shaw , Deceased . The undersigned having been appointed Administrator with the Will annexed of the estate of Josiah E . Shaw late of Joliet in the County of &lt; Will and State ot Illinois , deceased , : hereby gives notice that he will appear before the Probate Court of : Will ¦ County ,, at the Court House in Joliet , at the December Term , on the first Monday in December next ( being the scond day of said . month ) , at which .. time all persons having claims against said estate are notified and requested to attend- for the purpose of haying the same adjusted : All persons indebted to said estate are requested to make immediate payment to the undersigned . ¦ Dated this 30 th day of September , A . D .. 1929 . ROBERT W . SHAW , . Administrator with the Will Annexed . SAMUEL W . KING , . ; . Attorney for said Estate . Oct . 16-23-30 : PROBATE NOTICE Estate of Henry F . Piepenbrink , deceased . . • The undersigned havin...