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Thuradny, June 14, 1923
WOMEN OF THE K.K.
ORGANIZE AT LAST
ON NATIONAL PLAN
WE S T E R N
dragons and members o f the klon
cilium are Shriller*./
Greetings Irons Mr. Gifford
The idvice of Mr. Gifford, who has
supreme charge of all Klan affairs
west o f the Rocky Mountains, will be
followed in thr promotion of the
Women o f the Ku Kin* Klan. There
Lasker o f Shipping Boot'd
have been many rmqor* xml asser-
Now Showing the Peo
lions, mostly overdrawn or false, to
which no attention should be paid
ple W ho’s Who.
No .official announcement will he
made except by Mr. Gifford.
Mr. G ifford requested your corre
(Western American Bureau)
spondent to extend for him to the
WASHINGTON, D. C . June 14--
“ LOTIES" his cordial and respectful Considerable
greeting* ami to assure them. In his caused here in past two or three days
name, that they will form a powrrful by articles appearing in the New
part of th« sew national organiaa-1 York W orld revealing the fact that
lion—the gr< alest order composed of Albert D. Lasker, Jew chairman of
women in America or the wyrld. * the United States Shipping Board is
HIGH ROLLING JEW
and th« Myall« ->nrm«rs.
If the Klan bolds sta meetings in the
dead o f night.
do the Elk*.
If the Klan conducts its business in
secret so do aB the college Greek let
ter fraternltiet'ind the Department of
Imperial Wizard Anatre
-If the Klan holds Idiotic parades in
GOODYEAK SERVICI STATUIR
Quel len Tkat U Often
the public streets, ,o do the police,
, ««t "
. . . . .
letter carriers and the firemen.
NINTH ana OAK — TWO STORKS — I
SIOHTH and COUCH
If the Klan'» officers bear ridicts-
Beware o f “ The Kamelia,"
lous names, so do the officers o f lilt
(Western American Bureau)
Under Ban o f the
If the Klan Mrs the mailt for shak
D. C . June 1 4 .-
ing down tuckers, to does the Red "WII1 the Klan endearor to organise
|Of extend Into Canada?” it a question
If the Klan constitutes itself a cen put to Imperial Wizard Erant in
sor o f private morals, to does the Washington during the Shrine con
Con greys o f the United States.
If the Klan lynches a Moor for
“That’s foolish," commented the
Largest Union o f Women in
spending more than $1,000,000 in . a raping someone's daughter, so would wizard smilingly. "The Klan it Amer
junket to Europe on the giant liner, 7.00. or I.
ican, not British, Or Canadian. !f the
America Becked by the
Wa Be AB kinds ef Altera llama, Clean lag aad r~ i i ~ * f
Canadians want a Klan, or feel they
Ku Klux Klan.
The trip is to be made at the full
need one aa we da, they arc perfectly
Pheae Us Breadway M41
expense of the government and enter
at liberty to form one o f their own.
tainment aboard the liner will be
W e have no business ia Canada,
Tire h*adqwart*r* ml tke W e a e a ml
S. E. Corner Sixth and Pine
lavish. Every »tale room and cabin
Cuba, Rome ot England and do not
Ike Ku K lui K l a n . la whit h ike Ladle*
will be filled by a specially prepared
propose to go there."
ml Ike tnvUihl* Empire kaa been
and selected guest list, picked by
m*rg*«l, It el 407 Pillock block, Perl- Rank end File o f Shriners Lasker himself. Most of the guests,
it has heen revealed, hail from Illi
I«"*, la c h a rt* e l Mr*. Meykelle
Do Not Approve o f Such
A. R. Woodworth
nois, where Lasker is to be a candi Iuue o f Religious Freedom
Jelle, Ike Mother Ceaaeeler, until an
aad nos. priesa »Sc to He per yard N o our U n-W tavha In fina ab oar am-
Paper hanging, painting and tinting.
tarlai for Baby Dramas. 4« tachas wtda aad flnlsaed Ilka Urna, pries Me te
date for the United States Senate at
Reioed by AaMaaination
official announcement by Fred L.
• c per yaan—Wa pay «1 postag e P ive us a triti sedar.
the coming election.
G ifford ef any change.
o f Cardinal.
Trying lo Mako Amend«
(W estern American Bureau)
The W orld's revelations, it is sup
• ■ .
WASHINGTON, D. C , June 1 4 .-
(W ritern American Bureau.)
Za-Ga-Z.ig Temple o f the Mystic posed. are being made to offset in a
(Western American Bureau)
C. T H 0 U S Z R
c . TH 0B E SE B P
WASHINGTON, 1». C , June 14.— Shrine occupied ( arroll Hall, official manner part o f the damage it did it
Spain. June 14.—The re
Deci»n.n to organire the "W om en of home o f the Knights of Columbus, self by its unwarranted attack on the cent assassination of Cardinal Sotde-
the Ku Kltix Klan" to include, I’ rot.- during its stay in Washington, and Ku Klux Klan two years ago.
A number o f Congressmen have ex villa y Romero, archbishop of Sara
citxu.1 women’» o r p o iM lie U over fratrrm /cd quite freely with the black
gossa. emphasizes the fact that Rome
the country, except the Kamclii, wat robed and hooded Knights of Rome. ; pressed themselves quite vigorously it losing her hold on temporal do
reached.by the im|>erigl kloncINunt of -T h e Caseys gave the Dei Moines
minion and world power. Spain is the
the Knighti of the Ku Klux Klan al outfit a reception where the members public money, and while under the one nation that the world believes the
lit rim ing session la>t night at the met all sorts of priests and others
Catholic church has a strangle hold
who are working assiduously for «hr. put on his expenditures. Congress will
W illard Hotel.
on, but recent developments give
"1 he Kamelia," which wa* Hrickcn downfall R$ Masonry and other Speedily take measure to prevent a rise to speenlation at to whether this
from the lilt of «tit lenet to hr taken branches ©t Protestant i»m. 1« return.
citadel o f Popery, too, is not weaken
iulo , ihe nr»» ««rder, wa* recently Ihe Za-Ga-Zig band g av e,th r Cath
foniidrd by William Jmeph Simmons,
The assassinated Cardinal had just
pn>m»lrr of the Klan,- and ha« been 'criticized quite freely as “ unholy,"
to the Spanish government
the «object o f much controversy presumably, because the Pope bad nunciation . o f the million-dollar jo y
demand that the Catholic church
not blessed it.
within Klan ranks.
continue to be recognized as the state
R. E. Cerner Second and
Considerable criticism attache* tt> ing on the part o f Lasker for the Sen- church in Spain.
The klonriltum indorsed fully Ihe
atorship at thr expense o f the Am eri
adiniuistralion 61 Ur. II. W . Kvans,
When the liberal party in' Spain
can people. Thr Senator has called
as Imperial W uard and planned a na ing Carroll Hall in the first place and
on the President to put his foot down came into power, it promised t'b re
tional rampaign for the enfurcemrnt lo Za-Ga-Zig for accepting it at all
-J C. THOMSEN
on the junket and keep the money in form the constitution, so recognizing
o f all law's on Ihe statute books and
the Catholics, t o permit equality of
file of Shriners here do not approve the treasury.
•II constitutional amendments. *
Every Senator and Congressman all religions. The aged Cardinal—he
of the close communion established
Meet in Atlanta June IS
been invited to make the trip at wat in the eightieth year—on behalf
~ A thorough invettigatiou o f ' the between the Shriners ami the Romans
expense, but led by Sen o f the church protested to Premier
charge« which havr bCen m sde in the -during the convention. ‘
ator W a ltjr 7. Edge, o f New Jersey, a Athucemas and Warned him that he
prc«s against imperial officers of the
large number of-them have declined. must uphold the present system in his
Klan. it was announced, will be made
refusing.-to be a party to such a prodi speech opening the new session o f the
at a special meeting of the Kloncilium
gal expenditure o f taxpayers’ money. Chamber-©! Deputies.
in Atlanta June IV. No mention, was
As a result o f this demand the re
Indignation throughout the nation
made, however, <>f the receivership
ii rising rapidly and late in the week ligious freedom issue, which has been
proceedings instituted by. • certain
it is bcsnF predicted that lha trip Aoemawt for (jggra, ~ was suddenly
element in Atlanta. These are char
may not be made after all—that some raised again. Then on Monday, the
acterised by Klan officials as having
way will be found to call a halt on aged Cardinal's automobile was at
Membership in the Mosquito such a lavish and unwarranted out tacked by a group of armed men.
Headquarters of the new women's
Cardinal Soldevilta and his chauffeur
lay o f money.
State Continues to Climb
were killed and the cardinal’s secre
Ark. It will be incorporated under
tary, a-priest, was severely wounded.
the laws o f Arkansas. A meeting to
organise the women will be held i
(Western American Bureau)
ON BUSINESS END TAbor rm or
PHONE SELLWOOD 1089
| N EW YORK, June 14— The Span-
within a few- days.
ACME ELECTRIC CO.
Several Orders United
I i»h-American W ar veterans of New
li WARttrNER. Proprietor
Am ong the women's organisations Jersey and the Loyal Orcfcr of Moose
Eleetrieal Contrae tors
One o f the best circulation man
Fixture*. Wiring and Supplias
which were listed as being desirous i of that state have bitterly condemned agers in the West has accepted a p o
ATI Work Guaranteed l«e%
o f affiliating with the Women o f the the Ku Klux Klan "as a menace to sition with The W estern American 10*« Hawthorn* Aoe.
Kn Klux Klan are the League of ,-thc American government" in resolu and will begin work on July 1. His
ARE YOU BUYING YOUR MILK AND CREAM
Protestant* Women, the American tions adopted in separate meetings in first task will be to perfect and sys
FROM THE RIGHT DAIRY?
Scarf P i n a .................$1.00
W om en, the Puritan Daugtftrri o f Asliufy Park.
tematize the circulation o f the paper ; E u t Side Van A Storage Co.
B u tton s....................... 1.00
The fight for the resolutions w as. to ice to it that every subscriber gets
America, the 1-adirs of the Golden
“ Oar Baila«** I* Moving"
C u ff Links ..................1 50
Mask and the la d ies o f the Invisible made by the Jewish and Catholic elc- his paper on time, and to make effec
Evenings .-all tas. Phon« TAhor U l«
Ear Bings ................... 2.60
rumo an« Furnitur» Moving
menta o f the two organisations, which ' tive in every way the rapidly grow
Parking Crating and Storage
MILK AND CREAM
Rings ........................... 250
The new orrfer. ir'svas emphasized,
O ficie KB» H a w th o rn e A ve .
ing HsL W e now have a family of
*' _ . •■*« * * *' 1
B is known that in preparation for readers numbering normally more
will in no svay be connected officially
W e deliver to both the
with the Tut Tilux Klan. although it these two conventions, the Catholic*, than forty thousand, and errors in
Laveliers and Chain. 2 50
through their priests, have been w ork handling so large a circulation with
and W est Sides
will have its fullest support.
Prepaid to any address la
. The kloncilium meeting was pre ing for weeks to bring all the Cath out expert assistance were inevitable
the United States
ceded by a conference of the grand olic men they could master who are and unavoidable. W e now have the
J. A. LA K IN
If bo , you shoald know tke difference :
dragon* of every state in the union. eligible to either organiration, in t o 1 largest circulation o f any weekly jou r
Thr grand dragons also approved to the fold in order to pot over these nal in the Pacific Northwest and now between Operative and Speculative
Avenue, Portland. Ora.
. will push it to the first goal o f 100.00C Freemasonry. Tau should know when
the fattest 4*tcnt the administration resolutions.
Speculative or Symbolic Masonry be- 1
Klan officials' in Jersey regard the readers.
o f Ur. Evans.
Please notify the editor gan; how It bsgan and where U he-'
925 Tacoma Are.
Mag* o f the Klati leaders left two measure of very little consequence when yon don’t get your paper. ran: when and how It ennte to America
Washington Sunday, although Dr. and they have caused but a very small Thursday is our publication day.
when It came to your Slate. You GROCERIES - MEATS - FRUITS
Evans am( others wilt remain for the ripple o f comment. Such things do |
WE SOLICIT BOTH WHOLESALE AND RETAIL
«hould know when, where and how
Shrine convention in session here not connt. they say. Membership ¡tv-
Scottish Rite Meeonry began, and Ita'
this week. Ninety per cent o f the thr Mosquito state continues to climb.
h lgfry . Tou should know tke dlffer- Phone Taker 8736 144« E. Glissa S t
*aW between the York Rite and the
dgpttlsh Rite. You should know about
'he Royal Arch degree, and Council Gardner
degree, the High Priesthood and the
THE MASONIC HISTORY, published
' Qribbl* aro*.
by Paat Grand Master George Thorn-!
burgh, 33d degree Hon., will tell you j
W rksr in SMART SET Asks til that and also the origin and history Phon* 8Un**t and
Some Pertinent Questions It tells about the Morgan excitement,
Phon* Sun.st ITS»
when a candidate ran for President on
o f Our Critics.
DR. L. R. PUGH
*n Anti-Masonic ticket and almost
l i t J. o . w o o l»
*wept Freemasonry out of this coun
try. It contains a biography ot George
By GEORGE JEAN NATHAN
ntrudnrtion hy Col. William Joseph Simmon*,
O ffic e Boom « I and 1 L*ach Building
Washington at a Mason, and Albert
<7th and F**t*r Read
In March "Smart Set.”
Emperor Invisible. Empire
Pike, so long the hand of the Scottish
I-ay the tire and rim fist on its side. ,Oa4*h the hooks *of the
Not a single solitary sound reason Rite. It tells of th* origin and pres Re*.: «Vit Tint & 2
Off-an-oa tool on one side of the rim. Hold the other hooks with the
has yet been advanced for putting the ent status of Negro Lodges. No othsr
Famous Klan Speeches Included Free
right hand and turn the lever until they catch the of>|>osite side of the rim
history contain« such a variety. The
Ku Klux Klan out o f business.
When tke hooks are in position, loosen the i n joint slightly with
pries la only $100, postpaid.
“ W E ARE HERE”
a screwdriver or hammer and turn the lever uadi the rim end* lap over
If the Klan is against the Catholics
•ach other about three inch«.
By Colonel William Joseph Simmons
so are the Masons.
Always adjust tool by turning tevor so as to keep «crew threads of
If the Klan
the Jews, jo
both clamp pieces same distance in pipe.
<1< Twelfth Bt. N. W.
“ FAMOUS ERIE SPEECH”
are half of the
Then lift out rim. The Off-an-on tool will hold the rim contracted
WASHINGTON, D. C.
682 W. Lombard SL
By Edward Young Clarke
while you change tubes.
quarters of the good clubs of the re
To replace tha rim, turn the lever in the opposite direction until the
ends of the threaded rods catch on the inaide of the rim. Force the rim
If the Klan is against the foreign-
Off lee Telephone t TAhor $882
nearly into place, then hit inside of rim with a hammer and they wil
By Dr. Caleb A. Ridley
born or hyphenated citizen, so is the
snap together. Don’t try to foree the rim ends past each other without
tapping them with a hammer, or you might spring yoar rim.
National Institute o f Arts and Letters.
The »econd edition of "AHK YOU A CITIZEN" is off the press.
It Isn ’t necessary to have the tool exactly across the center of the
If the Klan is against the negro, so
Owing to the quantity printed, we are able to reduce the price to
rim. It work*,better away from center, nearer to the split.
L .X . McDCLIN. Manager
sixty (CO) cents per copy. Price effective March 24.
To put a s'pruag rim on a wheel, place the Off-an-on tool across the
rim where it is sprung, force it into «bap*, remove hooks from the too
Guitars, Roofs, Stacks and Flag Pole«
The famous Klan speeches name-1 above are Included free with
and .tart the riiu on the wheel. The tool will drop out as you shove
If the Klan is for damnation and
Cleaned, Painted and Repaired
each copy of "ARK' YOU A CITIZEN?"
the rim ou.
persecution, so jia the Methodist
Sheet Metal Work
COLUMBIA MANUFACTURING CO.
77 East Sixty-fifth Street North
If the Klan is bent upon political
control, so are the American Legion
706 ( ouch Building ,
Telej|S»e BEaron 5 3 «
M A IN 1168
712 COBBBTT BUILDING, PORTLAND. OBBQOM
and Tammany Hall.
SEVERAL ORDERS UNITEO
BLACK ROBED GANG
AND MASONS UNITE
^ ^ H O T H IN G
MAURO TIRE & REPAIR CO.
E nglund & H en d erson
ROME FAST LOSING
“ GRIP UPON SPANISH
New Swiss Good« at M aps'*
a s Evas
s? m ï s î
MORGAN DRY GOODS STORE
J. H. Rankin Co.
: DENOUNCING KLAN
Tbe Particular Market for Partiadar People
J. H. Rankin Co.
W ILLSBURG D A IR Y
WHY BLAME KLAN
FOR M O M S ?
Are You a Citizen?
How to Use the 0ff-an-0n Tool
The Klansman’s Guide
J. L. SCHAFER
Tin FELLOWSHIP FORUM
The Bishop Chimney Sweep
RAY BELLAMY, Distributor
If the Klan wears grotesque uni-
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