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': SEVENTY-EIGHTH YEAR , . - , gaem, Oregon Saturday Morning; October 27, 1928 - . - - , PRICE FIVE CENTS
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California Good Will Party
Calls on Governor en
Mayors of Portland and San
Francisco Shake Hands
at Salem Station
Salem was host for a short time
Friday afternoon to a party of dis
tinguished Californians headed by
Mayor Rolph of San Francisco and
Philip J. Fay, president , of the
chamber of commerce of that city.
In Oregon on a mission of peaco
and good will.
' On their arrtral at the Southern
Pacific station at 2:30 o'clock the
rlsitors were welcomed by a large
delegation of Salem and' Portland
( citizens, headed by Mayor Liresley
of this city and Mayor . George
Baker of Portland. Mayor Rolph
was th first of the Californians
to be heard, calling "Hello
George!" to. be greeted by "Hello
Jimmy I" on the part of the Port
land executlre. -After greetings
and introductions all aromnd Vie
three delegations were escorted . to
the state house.
Hose Leads Party
!To See Governor
Hal Hoss, secretary of state,
greeted the visitors at the south
door and led the way to Gover
nor Patterson's offices. The visit
of Governor Patterson to San
Francisco last February was re
turned when the Governor and
Mayor Rolph greeted each other!
with warm naaSrCiasps and ex
pressions of good will. To the
Governor, Mayor Rolph delivered
the sentiment of his people with
"We are here to convey the
warmth of feeling that exists be
tween the two states. We had the
warmest receptions all along the
way whenever the train stopped.
The greeting here showed us that
the feeling between the states is
all that could be wanted.
Trip to Portland
Following the presentation of
the California party to the. gover
nor, the San Francisco delegation
and the welcoming group- from
Portland started north over the
west side highway.;. Leading the
caravan was the 'ear containing
Governor Patterson, Mayor Rolph
and Mayor Baker. An extensive
program providing for trips up the
Columbia river highway and to
fy several country clubs and estates
Ofhad been arranged for today.
Noticing the exhibit of Oregon
grown timber and the electric dis
play of a forest fire in the rotun
da of the state house. Mayor
Rolph remarked that it was the!
f M . - , .
iv' lesson against carelessness
w he had nvpr soon - a li a 1.
the big cities of California are
doubtful, the Myor is confident
that the state is safe for Hoover.
Salem men greetln the visitors
were, in addition to Mayor Lives
ley: Hal Patton, Judge Siegmund,
H. R. Crawford, U. S. Page, C. E.
Wilson and Fred Thielson. The
Portland delegation included May-1
or Baker. William v u.m ri I
ence W. Norton, Joseph Shemau
skl, Carl H. Brockhagen, S. W.
Lawrence, Jack Crittenden, Her
bert Cuthbert and I. Lowengart.
Homer Guck, publisher of ;the
San Francisco Examiner "joined
the visitors at the last minute.
Stars as Kisser .
Mary Garden may have the dis
tinction of having been kissed by
Mayor Baker, but it remained for
Miss Louise Williamson, chief
clerk in the state corporation de
partment here, to receive both a
kiss and hug from Portland's ro
bust Mayor. j
This all happened during tho
i-few minutes that members of the
California delegation were In the
Capitol. Mayor Rolph was shaking
hands with the employes of the'
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' Nineteen Added
Roll At YM.CA.
VinatAAit nw mmhrf twrl
added to the rolls of the Salem
Y. M. C A. at the report luncheon
Friday noon, bringing the total to
within 2C of the -quota of 200. The
, .7 t.w a
workers calling on prospect, next
7::!? SLSSSZ th0
1 7 i oraDiy on tne izs budget as
More than 200 conUnuaces Ued b p Ellk)t t
have been signed up during the'fopelt - w
drive. ; Nearly 100 women, girls
and boys have enrolled for the!
classes through the ef f orU of f
campaign workers. The Rev. Fred
Taylor gave the devotional talk -
at tne inncneon imaay. no more
luncheons will be held in tonnec
; tion with the drive.
Beaten By Eugene
a EUGENE. Ore 6ct2 CAP)
-H5 The Eueen .4itA - whAAi
naU team today defeated Indepe
pendence Vlgh chool 41 to 0.1Uh
gene mde several long gains by
the Gjfn flf lYlA fnw..il mm w.
tinA aeven. Eugene
- jo Mum ui lung- runs lor
eig gains. ..
Today's Football - .
Game and what tne
Score will be.
FflODAY Willamette univer
I sity and the College of
Puget Sound try conclu
sions oh the gridiron here. Al
most everybody will be there
and those who cannot attend
are, for the most part, vitally
Interested in the outcome. The
teams are an the strength" of
- preliminary "dope" evenly
matched but Salem residents
previously have displayed such
excellent judgment in forecast
ing football games that the New
Oregon Statesman decided to
find out what they think of to
day's --battle and its probable
score. To this end a number of
persons were asked to tell their
private opinions, with the fol
THOMAS WILLinV super
salesman now visiting his broth
er, Stey,e Willltt. said: "Hav
ing seen neither team in action
I would hesitate to predict the
result. Judging from the scores
of both against Llnfield, Col
lege they ought to play a close
game. There oughtn't to be a
margin of more than one touch
down either way. Ask me some
time Saturday night and I will
tell you more about it for I am
going to the game."
GUT FITCH PHELPS, evan
gelist and general public speak
er .who lives In .Salem,. . said:
I'm going to root for my home,
town, regardless of past records
or present conditions. My esti
mate Is that Willamette will win
by a touchdown or two."
JIM PREBLE, student at the
Willamette law scheol, Said: "If
I or anyone else knew who is
going to win the game there
naturally wouldn't be much In
terest In It. I hope the Willam
ette team wins, and I think It
has a chance." "
BEATRICE LOCKHART. of
the Beta Chi sorority at Willam
ette university said: "Well, the
College of Puget Sound has
made some fine scores this year,
so I think the game will be
pretty tight. However, our team
Is , working up a marvelous
fighting spirit. Puget Sound
is sending down a tralnload of
about -'150' rooters, and thati
alone la making our boys fight
lnr mad. If they ga into that
'game -pepped p enough, they'll
win, . But I don't thik that
they'll-win by more than one.
touchdown. And oh how I hope
they get that!"
JANET HILGESHEIN, of the
Alpha Phi Alpha sorority,' said:
"Oh, our team will. win by at
least two touchdowns. . Yes,
maybe the College. of Puget
Sound will get one touchdown,
but I'm sure our boys will keep
two touchdowns ahead of
A. S. MONTGOMERY, book-,
keeper at the Cherry City Mill
In company, said: "I think
Willamette ought to beat them.
I figure the score will be .about
13 to- 7. It ought to be a good
RUTH MARGARET HALL,
Willamette student living at
Lausanne hall on the campus,
said: "Although College of
Puget Sound has & heavier team ;
than Willamette,-1 believe that
Jhere Ut more spirit than ever
before among "Willamette stu
dents at least since I have
been here and that we will
give them ; a good hard fight.
That seems to be the consensus
of opinion among the girst here,
LEE CRAWFORD, local at
torney, said:, "The score will
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By State Board
v Prior to November 12 a com
mittee of five members of the
state board of forestry will meet
with the state game commission to
discuss a proposal whereby one
set of officers would serve both
as state fire wardens and state
waruens. ms was aecided
VJ 016 -ute forestry
bo!rd!r! a7i I ' - . .
or operations) and increase the ef-
"CW of 8tte dePt-
vestry board passed tav
MlSS Alta JOneS
. . s yJ -
, And Fred VieSKO
'Miss Alta .Jones, only daughter
of Mr. and Mrs. T. B. Jones, prom
inent pioneer family was married
to Fred Vlesko in the Jones home
on North 'Commercial street Fri
day night at 8 o'clock. The ser
vice was read by the Rev. W. C.
Kantner, and only members of the
families of the bridal couple were
present for the eeremony. ;
' Mr. and- Mrs. Vlesko. lefb, Im.
mediately for . a - wedding trip.
They will be at home at the Glen-
dora. apartments alter November
EXCITEMENT 1 SINKS IMGALEf s cmm .t tKtNIS UFtfJ:
COUNT'S TRIAL 34IN0BB1 mHMimMmmM "SfRI
Crowds Surround Court
house Demanding Noble
Wealthy Frenchman Admits
Throwing 17 Months Old
Child Into Canal
TOULOUSE, France, Oct 26
(AP) The murder of his illegiti
mate son, a 17-months-oId baby,
by Jount Pierre Marie Raymond
de Crouset Rayssac is developing
into a political trial. Count Crou-
zet Rayssac threw the child into a
canal on January 12 last, and
after the finding of the body the
next day admitted his guilt, say
"I lost control of myself, and,
acting like an automation, com
mitted the frightful crime with
which I am reproached."
The mother of the child was a
maid employed by the count's
mother. The count's family is of
noble lineage and wealthy.
By Immense Crowds
Immense crowds ' surrounded
the Toulouse courthouse during
the progress of the trial, a ma
jority of the people clamoring for
the guillotine for the nobleman
who had confessed to the killing
ot his son alter betraying a serv
ant employed In his ancestral
home. More subdued were the
murmurs Imploring clemency, the
crime being attributed to irrespon
sibility amounting almost to In
Be Avoided, Says Judge
Judge Charrler. who was ore-
siamg, warned the spectators
against manifestations, and police
precautions have been taken, the
entrance to the court being heavily
An insanity plea advanced by M.
Moro-Giafferi. the noted criminal
lawyer who defended Landru, the
nmh& Rlnebeard ." received a
setback when three alienists testi
fied that investigation showed
that the murderer was perfectly
lucid and . responsible. The crowds
outside the courthouse howled for
the death sentence.
OF OLD FIELD
A noise parade shortly after
noon today win ciim&x iuu
week's activity on the part of the
Salem high school student body In
preparation for dedication of
Olinger field, the high school stu
dents' own field and second to
none in. the state.
The parade will form at the
high school,- under direction of
Garold Simpson, yell king, , and
will screech and scream its way
through the business section, lest
there be some few who have not
heard of the dedication event and
game with Albany high sthool,
the first on the new field. The
football team, riding in new
Studebaker cars furnished for the
occasion by the Marion garage,
will lead the parade.- The high
school band, under direction ef O.
Thayer bandmaster, will behORTND, Ore. 20 T
stationed at State and High
streets to help the pep spirit.
The noise parade, for which
more apparatus has been secured
than for any similar high school
event here, will-end at the ath.
letic field In time for the dedica
tion ceremonies. Police will clear
traffic down town for the parade.
About 1 o'clock a Pacific Air
service plane, with Lee Eyerly at
the controls, will fly over town
and drop an allotment of hand
bills. Which has nothing to do
with the dedication of game, ex.
cept tnat a number of tickets
for free admittance to the events
will be contained-among the bills,
and to the finder goes the spoils.
me reelings between the. states is
Jack Johnson In '
Bourbon's Graf t
CHICAGO, ' Oct. 21. (AP)
Jack Johnson, former world's
champion pugilist, was subpoen
aed -today as a witness to appear
before the special grand jury In
vestigating election terrorism and
The subpoena was issued after
a voluntary witness testified that
he had been promised a place or.
the police force In return for fl
nanclal contributions to the-demo-
cratlc - campaign fund. . Sheridan
A. Bruseaux, grand jury Investi
gator, declared the witness testl-
for 1100. -
-Dies. Alter Long
Illness At Home
CLEVELAND, Oct 20 -(AP)
Brixadier-General John R. - Me
Quigg, national commander of thewith a pistol hullet .through her I
American legion in 1925, died totr Beaiae nerwas tnls note;,
hla home here laU tonight after ."I -have nothing- to, live . for;
a year's illness. - -'r : please forgive me," -
41 - " ' -
United States Steamship
David C. Reid Goes Down
West of Azores -
Futile Effort Made to Save!
Vessel When SOS Calls
KINGSTON. Jamaica. Oct. 21.
(AP) The story of the sinking
of the American tanker David C.
Reid as revealed in her desperate
radio calls for help was told to
day by Commander Fulford of the
steamShip Oelilian which has ar
rived here after making a f utile
effort to aid the sinking ship. -'-,'
While the Delilian was hove to
on October 14 in the midst ot a
hurricane about 000 miles west!
of the Azores, she received an SOS ,
call signed KIBC, the call letters
of the former British tanker Sll- ;
?,rx,e'. KrL.", Jf!
John Jay Shipping company 6f
Boston. The position given was
l.tltntA II SI north and lonrl-
tnH 9811 wat av thant 400
miles west of the Axores.
Perilous Condition '
Of VTeesl.Deecribed '
"We are In a bad way," read
one of the first messages picked
up by the Delilian. "Come over.
Want assistance, twenty' degree
"We are roine fast."
For a time there was silence
and then came the further mes
ff?5-!!h" " -J
to establish her position, suddenly
Commander Fulford exoressed
the opinion that at this point the gartErer-
rtnHi?rJ ) d,Ter nd ;nk- The I lt tour shift from early morn
Delllian did her utmost to reach i
the position given, but was able
make little headway amlnrtUv. . Z.a tr rni.r hn-
the wind and heavy seas. Extra mesa Monday morning 226 tile
men were placed on lookout and cases will be arranged In the Urge
the ship slowly but steadily made records room, 381 desks and ta
progress to the point given, reach: blea will be ready for the clerks.
ing u on tne morning of the flf:rtennrranhers and division heads.
Crude Oil Covers .
WtrterFer Five Mil; ;4itiiCPliiaJetSJfh placing orU
-Toxether wlfli-tle'frtAf-1iniiiTimMt Tr the more than
Rotterdam which had com an
the Delilian searched an extensive
area until noon, but no wreckage
was signtea although the ship
passed through a thick crude oil
patch live miles in diameter.
The David C. Reid carried a
crew of 34 men, two of them col
lege students who were working
their way around the world. Re
ports were received in New York
BOTarel A a rrm a tr a ' 4i 4 w . M 0.
hnnt nno marVoi) TiavM n twi i
had been picked up west of the
Asores. Operators of the vessels
have expressed the belief that the
crew may have been picked up by
some ship without wireless equip
ment. SALEM GIRL'
nek, Portland contralto, and Don
Harrin of Corvallis were today an
nouneed as the successful con
tenders in the Oregon state voice
auditions which have been broad
cast over KGW, Portland, under
the supervision of ; the Atwater
Kent foundation. By virtue of
their victory, the two youthful
singers are eligible to compete In
the western audition which will
be. broadcast over KPO San Fran
cisco, on November 12.
The Oregon auditions .were
judged by a team of local music
experts and by the radio audience.
The three judges cast their votes
unanimously for Hiss Krivanek,
who sang in the contest as No. 6,
and Mr. Harris, who sang as No.
S. Second choice in the girls' di
vision went to No, 5, Eleanor
Woman Is Jilted
Shoots Self In
PHILADELPHIA Oct. It.
(AP) A telegram from the man
whom Miss Tola Swain had ex
pected to marry a few hours later,
Informing her that It would be
impossible for him to make her his
wife, caused her to end her. life,
Harry Apel, deputy coroner, as
Miss Swain, a saleswoman, shot
and killed herself at her home
yesterday while guests were gath
ering for her wedding to Paul O.
Balrd, of Wllklnsburg. Pa, Police
tonight were 'Searching', tor Balrd,
ot whom nothing had been heard
since he telephoned ' Miss Swain's
name yesterday- and learned' A
her death. : His telegram to the
young- woman, as', given out - by
Apel, read k V -- y .
,7It is Impossible for me to mar
ry you. at tIs time." -r
" ' Miss Swain ' was found dead
' A "11 ,,
. A giant airplane is snapped with the huge G ennan dirigible, Graf Zeppelin, Jnst before the lat
ter was scheduled to set out from Friedrichshaf e n for America. The plane, which has a wiug spread
of nearly lOO feet, is the new four-motor 'super-wa r Dornier machine owned by an' Italian aviation
company at Friedrichshafen.
of Moving Many Tons of
Equipment Expected to
f De uver ounuay
1 J Manv tons oi recorus, IUO cases
Und office equipment are (being
I moved from the offices of the
nate automooue aepwimeui u
rerEL8llet f the ne ?rtfw
Twelfth street Pite toe
" 55. J ,iX- h u
I after the office had closed and is
head of the department, to be fin
ished earlr Sunday night. The
- wiu be open todaLj (Q UT persons
;l.tiin n mot iicatisim.
! Twenty men regularly on the
L.ri.. t .ZlJL Z.lZ l.
I J , .nVt.Mln Avr th
Erervthlnc will be in place and
Wth 4A tvnewriters will be all
trendy 1c operate if neededU Com-
10.000 souare feet of floor space
have been made and are ready to
he carried out.
ONLY ONE BALLOT
Voters In Salem will have only
ne ballot to fm ut ? th com"
ing election. Alth,ougn mere is
to be a city election, voters in the
two wards in which it is centered
will find the candidates' names
on the county ballot.
There is only one contest for a
city office, this being for alder
man in the fifth ward, where C.
H. Hill and David B. O'Hara are
But the first ward will also
have, a place on the ballot,-with
only the name of H. H. Vande
vort listed for councilman. This
came about through the fact that
no one was elected - In the May
primary, "Vandevort and Carl T.
Pope being nominated. Mr. Pope
later -withdrew his name because
of his .intention to change his res
idence to another ward-
All of . the . other city offices
were filled at the May election,
and the new administration which
will take office in January has
been picked with the exception of
the 'one councilman from the fifth
Giant Zepp Will
Make Return Hop
In Short Order
LAKEHURST. N. J.. Oct..2C.
(AP) Balked by bad weather In
their project to sail the Graf Zep
pelin into America's middlewest.
officials and crew of the big air
ship prepared tonight to refuel
their craft for the return trip to
Naval air station officials an
nounced that a ground crew had
been ordered to stand by at 5 p. m.
Sunday to walk the Zeppelin out
of the hangar and weigh off Tor
the homeward voyage.
Lieut. Com. Wicks. U. S. N..
in charge of fueling and inflating
the craft, said he was ready to
pump 735,000 cubic. feet of hlau
gas and 140.000 cubic feet ot hy
drogen into the Zeppelin's fuel and
lift cells and that he would have
her ready by noon Sunday. .
Six Killed When
Car Leaves Road
k. MARTINEZ, : Callt, Oct. 20.
(AP) Five women and a : man
were hilled ' tonight when their
automobile plunged over a 200
foot bluff at Tormey. The dead:
Mrs. -:- Minna Griffin, .; 44, "her
daughter. Miss Viola C. Griffin,
2 0 ; ' Mrs. Margaret .Newm an, 4 5 :
Miss Clark, and E-'B: Huffey. 0,
all or Berkeley, and Miss Ida Por
ter, address unattainable, y-
FOR VOTERS HERE
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Prize Paltry Sells
The sale of the 322 entries
in the baking contest, spon
sored by the New Oregon
club at the close of the cook-,
ing school Thursday, netted
f 147.60. The sale was con
ducted by the Salem Wo
man's club, and the total
sum goes to the icJub's build j
ing fund. : ' ' ? i
Of the 822 entries, 184
were cakes, 93 were pies,
and there were 4S pans of
BOYS ATTEMPT TO
MURDER Wl TOT
ALLIANCE, Neb., Oct. 26.
(AP) County officers today
were confronted with the question
of what to do with. Raymond Bab
cock, seven, frustrated from slay
ing .the two-months'-old baby of
Mr. and Mrs. Colerlck.
Raymond and his 11-year-old
brother, Willis, kidnaped the -infant
from an automobile and hid
it in a weed patch, to await dark
ness, when they planned to kill it.
Cries of the baby attracted atten
tion of a passerby and saved it
from probable death. .
LZ Raymond has. the mentality of
the average boy or 16 years, 0111
cers said. Stories of the brothers
amazed officers and intelligence
tests given them revealed that
the elder is8ub-normal. .
With a cigarette dangling from
his lips, Raymond told police how
he had persuaded his elder broth
er, who is only in the second grade
at school, to aid him in his plans.
He told how they jwent to the
Colerlck machine, parked in the
street while the Colericks visited
relatives, and kidnaped the baby,
carrying it to a nearby weed
patch. Its clothing was removed
in preparation for the. slaying.
they said, and they returned
home for an axe.
The sheriff'found the older boy
searching tor the axe. He admit
ted the plan of slaying the baby
but refused to give a motive,
merely saying he had a "desire to
The county attorney said Ray
mond -was too young to be sent to
the reformatory and too "bright"
to be sent to a feeble minded in
stitute. Negroes Demand
Right Of Ballot
MUSKOGEE, Okla., Oct. 26.
(AP) Approximately one thou
sand negroes of Wagoner county
filed application in federal court
here for a writ of mandamus
seeking to compel Bern Lawson,
Wagoner county registrar, to reg
ister them. -
The negroes alleged that Law
son and 13 precinct registrars of
Wagoner county had entered into
a conspiracy to deprive them of
their rights to vote In the gen
eral election of November 6.
Federal .Judge Robert L. Wil
liams was holding court in Ok
mulgee today and as the registra
tion period closes at midnight to
night, , It was believed attorneys
for the negroe's would go to Ok
mulgee and seek a hearing there.
The application was filed by
Reasons Why He
Will Support Al
OMAHA, Oct. 26. (AP) Sen
ator George W. Norris came back
to his native state tonight to
speak, for the first time in his
long political career, for a demo
cratic presidential nominee
Governor Alfred JSL Smith ot New
The senator arrived . tonight
from Portland and Seattle. On his
tour he has campaigned for the
election of progressive senators
two running on the republican
ticket and two democrats and
one farmer-labor. i ,
- The. senator revealed - tonight
that he had never met Governor
Smltlj. :"' P ;.-"r-!.?:,-t
He reiterated hla belief that the
water, power .issue is Tone of the
vitally important questions of the
' '"rr lf-v iiiirtiitiiwiiiMwiiiwi.iiriilr m Eta
E CHANGED TO
Affidavit of Prejudice Filed
by State Against Rob
ert G. Morrow
PORTLAND, Ore., Oct 26
(AP) Ari affidavit of predjudice,
filed by district attorney Myers
today, prevented Robert G. Mor
row, dean of Multnomah county
district Judges from trying James
P. Cooke, president of the now
defunct Overbeck & Cooke Brok
erage company, on charge of
larceny by embezzlement of Sl,
881 belonging to a customer of
the firm before it crashed.
Instead, the trial went to circuit
Judge Tucker, and after the Jury
was selected, adjournment was
taken until Monday when the
opening statements of state and
defense will be offered, and the
taking of testimony started. 1
"Judge Morrow has a tempera
mental attitude toward the state
in cases of this kind which makes
it impossible for the state to satis
factorily try such cases before
him." the district attorney's affi
davit said. "Therefore I feel that
I cknnot conscientiously, as dis
trict attorney, try a case as im
portant as the Cooke case in his
department. " I hope my action
will not be construed as a reflec
tion upon Judge Morrow. I have
the highest respect for his Integ
rity." A Ion list of prospective Jurors
were called to the box and ques
tioned closely today by the oppos
ing attorneys, and by Judge Tuck
er, to determine their state of
mind as to views on circumstantial
evidence on which the state must
chiefly rely in its presecutlon.
Cooke is on trial on an indict
ment Jointly charging him. with
Charles S. Goodwin, vice-president
and Howard F. Phil pott, secretary-
treasurer, of the firm, on embez
zlement accusation. Four other
indictments are pending against
the three defendants. Goodwin
last Tuesday pleaded guilty to the
Hoover Again Is
Bv His Enemies
WASHINGTON. Oct. 26 (AP)
Charging that the position of
Herbert Hoover on the'open
shop" had been deliberately mis
represented In a pamphlet dis
tributed by the labor d!visfon"of
the democratic national commit
tee, W. N. Doak. director of the
labor bureau of the republican na
tional committee, today issued a
statement in which he declared
that Hoover did not make re
marks attributed to him in the
pamphlet issued by the democrats.
The Doak statement, addressed
to all labor bodies, said Mr. Hoo
ver was quoted as telling the sen
ate labor and education committee
on May 14. 1920, that "the prin
ciple of individual freedom re
quires the open shop," In the
pamphlet which was issued by
George L. Berry, chairman of the
democratic labor division.
MADISON. Wis., Oct. 26.
(AP) After 12 years of research
two University of Wisconsin sci
entists today made apparently ra
tional beings for a few mlnutts
of two persons believed hopeless
Drs. W. F. Lorns and A. S. Lov
enhart warned against considering
their treatment as a complete
"cure for Insanity." .
Before 100 doctors attending
the central neuropsychiatry asso
ciation, the two doctors (took a
young . . woman, insane for 17
months and a IS year old nearo
boy, a victim of hereditary Insan
ity, and , roused them,"; allowing
them to talk add answer questions.
move and act rationally. " .
Choice At OA.C.
OREGON STATE AGRICUL
TURAL COLLEGE, Corvallis. Oct.
26. (Special.) Richard Wilson,
freshman in commerce from Sa
lem, has been chosen as the first
year Beaver Knight for Pi Kappa
W Club Banquet, Pajama
"Parade and Fireworks
Display Are Given
Football Game at 2 P. tL,
Alumni Dinner at 5; Play
Graduates, recent and other
wise, of Willamette university fee.
gan appearing In Salem Friday
night prior to the pajama parade
staged downtown, the opening
event of the annual Homecomtng.
Many more are due to appear on
the campus today before 2 o'clock.
when the Willamette C. P. S. feet,
ball game, the real attraction T,
the grads. is started. .
The pajama parade bronght
out some new and startling eea
tumes and was a revelation ae to
"rhat the young man will wear"
to bed. It was followed by a fire
works display on Sweetland field.
which was attended by a large
crowd of graduates and students.
Campus Cleaned TJp
Friday afternoon "students gath
ered oil the campus tofrake leaves
and erect several homecoming and
welcome signs. University tmlM
ings have been made splc and
span in readiness for the vlsttlng
alumni. Sororities, fraternities
and Lausanne hall also came In
for their share of the general
cleanup, and workers in all Uvlng
organizatlons were finishing their
entries in the "Welcome" sign
It is anticipated by students
that quite a number of aluasai
will gather on the campus this
morning, but no program has been ,
arranged for the forenoon. The af
ternoon and evening, however,
have a full program.
Bag Rush at Game
The freshmen and sophomore
will have their bag rush between
halves of the football game, and
other stunts have been arranged.
Following the game, at S o clock.
Alumni will have their victory
dinner at the city Y. M. C. A.
Everett Craven and the Rev. P. M.
Blenkinsop of Portland will , be
present to lead in songs, and sev
eral alumni are 0n the speaking ,
program." Word has come frosa
Portland that the Grads elab'ef
that city will have a large dele
gation In Salem for the festivities.
Play Is At Oregon
The crowning event of the
whole program , will be the pre
sentation of J. M. Barrte's tbme
act comedy, "Alice Sit by the
Fire," at the Oregon theatre at
p8:15. The play is presented by
Theta Alpha Phi dramatic fra
ternity under the direction of Mien
Marjorie and DrtRobert M. Oalke.
Arrangement has been made for
a lively program between acta.
College songs will be sung, and
other entertainment features pro
vided. Kenneth Litchfield presi
dent of the student body, will pre
sent the loving cup to the or
ganization winning the "vVeL
come sign contest.
The W club, lettermen-'s organ
ization at Willamette, last night
held a banquet at. the T. M. C. A.
In honor of the football squad and
coaches. Other guests of, honor
were alumni lettermen and repre
sentatives of the Willamette Boos
ter club. . .
Dean Roy Hewitt of the Wfllass- ;
ette law school, a football, man v
of former days, was toastmaster.
Will Hathaway, president of the
club made a brief speech of wel
come. Biazier " Small, another -
member of former Willamette
teams, responded to "Athletics sn
Other Days." William Phillips
spoke on "Salem, Backing the
Bearcats." Coach Roy , "pee-
Keene closed-, the program oi
speaking with a spirited talk en .
Lash the Loggers." other spenc
ers were I. ri. vantvinaie, anor-
ney general of Oregon and men
ager and a player on Willamette
first football team; and W. C
Wlnslow, local attorney who alee
played football at Willamette.
By Mr. Wilbur
NASHUA. N. H., Oct. 26 (AP)
Governor Alfred E. Smith,. 1
democratic presidential candidate.
was declared by Secretary wubnr ,
tonight as prefering to "flirt with
victory by asserting views directly,
at variance with his' party plat-' ,
form" than to accept defeat y
Herbert Hoover on - the tariff
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