r' H M M fit M I t ' THE EAST OREGONIAN IS THE ONLY INLAND EMPIRE NEWSPAPER GIVING ITS READERS THE BENEFIT OF DAILY TELEGRAPHIC NEWS REPORTS FROM BOT H THE ASSOCIATED PRESS AND UNITED Fr.ESS . DAILY EDITION DAILY EDITION . Tha Eaat Oregonlan I TCaatern Ora liui'i pMtcit newapaper and aa a aelllng force gtve to tha advartiaer over iwtca the guarntd paid elrcu- Number of eopiea printed of yesterday' Dallv 3.413 This paper In a mumiief or unci audited by the Audit Bureau of Circulation. tlnn In Pendleton and I matin coun ty of any other newspaper. CITY OFFICIAL FAFES COUNTY OFFICIAL ' V DAILY EAST OEEQONIAN, PENDLETON, OREGON, TUESDAY EVENING, NOVEMBER 9, 1920. NO. 9672 XijpU vol. ga j : SOCIALISTS OrlKAMPAGE IN MEXICO SNUFFOUT 158 AND AGITATE Radical Fighters, Crudely Or canized and Poorly Outfit . ted, Rush to Attack Shouting ; "Long Live the Soviet." .Imminent waTkout would hit capital Foreign Consuls in Zone of Up rising Demand That State Officials Act and Troops are Rushed Into Conflict. MEXICO CITY, Nov. . (By Ralph Turner, II. I. HUff Correspondent) On hundred and fifty eight live have been lout to data In fighting between octallata and liberal In the state of Yucatan. The government rushed I0 troop to quell fighting by the social -lata, who attacked Merldlu, Motul and Tekato. Roclallst fighter crudely or. ganlxed and poorly outfitted, are re ported to have runhed to the utturk homing "Viva la Republic Bovlet." Colncldentally with the aorlallHt fighting, agitation for a general Ktrlke In Mexico I being pressed by com munist eocialiMia. Government offici al admitted today the strike situa tion ha assumed serious proportions. ' A meeting called by the "Mexican communist federation or th proleta riat" wa to vote on all worker In federal district. Including Mexico City, Joining a general strike. The feder ation hre Include street car workers, bakers, carpenter, elect ric-luna and textile worker. Their strike could parallxe the capital within a few hours. 'Th Yucatan fighting began In spo radic clashes. The latent, fighting be tween socialist and ao-called liber al occurred at Maxlcan. 12 mile south of Mertdia, when 1? men were killed. Foreign conaula at Mertdia sent a general demand to atnte offici al that order be matured by use of ae-dentl trcpv .Tbe government re sponded by vending tni) soldier to keep the faction apart. , R B Office of Pr. H. i. Kavanaugh and DK H. H. Hattery, In the American National bank building, wore entered last night by unknown persons and searched without any article having been taken. Police were notified this morning of the cases when the doc- tor found their Inner offices had been opened and the key to them taken. Person deprived of their tipply of narcotic are believed to have made the raids, police said, today. Krotn th fact that nothing waa mining but tha keya. It 1 asaumed that someone In search of opiate on led In the phy sician' offices. Neither land any such drug In hi office, lW reported to police. Recant raid on Chlneae who were found to have opium, coculne and other drug are believed to have cut off the supply to persons addicted to tha drug hhbit. Pitch a quest for drugs, the police say, would naturally follow. Effort nre being made to trace down tha marauders, OPERATORS ARE TAKEN BY SHERIFF'S PARTY T. J. Doan and B. R. Doan are In the county Jail today facing government prosecution and their profltablo but Illicit moonshine business hi broken as the result of a raid on their place near Bumkln station, on the Umatilla reser vation, last night. Sheriff W. R. Tay lor, and hla deputies, Qlehn Bushee, Joe Rlakely and Ronert Sinclair, ar rested the brothers at 10 o'clock when they returned from Pendleton In one of their two autos. i A complete home made distillery, Weather Reported by Major I.ee Moorhouse, official weather observer. Maximum, 42. Minimum, 2' Barometer, !9.8. wwm F0KECAS1 Tonight and W e d n e day fair. ii nil 1 i. .. ir LIVES E - IK) YOU KNOW that luat year the Umatilla county Red CroHs paid for the vervicea of a county health nurse who Inspected 1IU08 school chil dren In the Interests of better health T Red Cros memberships from local indfc, and business house will be so licited as a part of the Roll Call, which open Thursday, by Miss Norma Allo- way and J. U. Knight, according to announcement made today hy Mrs Sylvan G. Conn, city chairman. Mis. Alloway will ask for memberships from buslnesa houses west of Muin street, while Mr. Knight will have a J his territory the husinescs houses ea.it of Main, and will also solicit member ships from the lodges. four Membership Listed In the larger Red Cross member ships, there are four kind; the 15. or contributing; the 1 10, or austalnlng; the 150 life membership and the f 100 patron membership. Rrnest Crockett, Pendleton boy wh aa a member of the Canadian army vait In active service overseas, will speak tonight at the Alta theatre m one of the four-minute men. The Red CroR as an International benefactor will he the theme of the veteran, who because of benefits derived from the Red Cros Is well qualified to speak. Mr. Crockett was wounded severely while In the service and knows wha: the Red Cross did to aid him. NHiool linn Drive The pupils in Lincoln school hope to claim the honor of being the first Pendleton grade school "over the top" with 100 per cent membership, says Mlaa Delia Hush, principal. Miss Rush is In charge of the drive at the school, , - .. Mrs. W. W. (ireen has been appoint ed to take charge of dlxtrict 41 in this city to auccead Mrs. Kd Myers, who if III. Mr. Henry Htruve wiU have charge of district 17. C. K. Cranston, county chairman, while in Hermlston yesterday appoint ed P. B. Hwayxe of the Hcrmiaton Rank, as manager of the Hermlston drive. Henry Hltt, assisted by Thomaa Campbell and J. F. McNaught, will he In charge of the organization of the Roll Call In the west end town. Mrs. Riimr Speak Mrs. O. W. Rugg, prominent local woman, spoke this afternoon before I the W. C. T. IT. In behalf of the coming j drive. Mrs. Rugg outlined the benefits j to be derived from the Red Cross and i urged the undivided support of W. C. IT 1". members, ' ST. PAIU Nov. 9. (A. P.) Pos ing as purchasers of stolen bonds, se cret service agents today unearthed whut they term Is a clearing house for atolen bonds through which they charge more thun (400,000 In bonds have passed. A man and woman, both of Minneapolis were arrested. capable of turning out a large quantity of high grade moonshine, waa found when the oflcera arrived at the place, known a the Jim Badroads ranch, nine miles east of town on the banks of the Cmatllla river. Four hundred fifty gallons of mash, all ready for distillation, was working In barrels. The officers awaited the return of the brothers and when they confront ed them .the younger, T. J. Doan, lumped from the car and started to run Into the brush. At the suggestion from the sheriff that he might gel hurt In flight, ne stopped and submit ted to arrest. Both men were brought to the couuty Jail last night and held without bail. A government charge of mannfac tcrlng liquor on an Indian reservation s to be preferred against the pair by Major E. U Swartalander, superlnten lent of the reservation. He came to the scene of the raid with a truck last night and assisted In transport ng the vat nnd barrels used In the dls . Illation. ' The plant, a very complete affair, waa In its present location les,s than a week. Prior to moving to the Bud- roads plnce the men had worked near er town. They had a large amount of orn meal. 450 gallons of mah, five sacks of sugar and other materials us ed in the mnnufaeture of liquor. The furnace nnd extra barrels and demi Ihons used were destroyed with tha mash and gruln. Two gallon Jugs, one containing- a small u mount of "first run" and the other full of fin ished product, were brought here with the still aa evidence. GENERAL STRIK passing! PAWNBROKER KtAUT Wlln MuMzIo CHICAGO, Nov. 9. The silk shirt era In American hslory la pausing, and those who failed to save up their nickels during the recent period of prosperity,' are begnnlng to feel he first pinch of "'slack times," according to pawnbrokers here today. They said diamond and Jcwelery In increasing amounts are now bc- Ing "soaked" for money enough to buy meals by those who in - vested their hgh waves n multl- colored silk shirts and hooch. "We expect to pais out more tickets this winter than during any other time for years," said one genial money lender. "It probably will be a tough. winter for everyone but the pawnt.rok- era." WITH CHICAGO DROP Coast Markets Are Virtually Closed at Present Quotations and Some Banks' Promise Financing of Farmers. W eat prices here hit a new io. level yesterday when Chicago quoted 11.84 and the local market showed from IS to SO cents loner according to grode. The local market has been virtually stagnant since the Round-L'i. at which tln.e the peak price was of fered. Farmers who have held their grain , thus far have not been forced to sell. , Aa In the case of grower In Walla Wila county, some of the wheal men ' here have been assured by their bank ers th-U they will be financed over the I prese.it period of low prices, if pos- iKMInir t una I,. fat hntlKPr trutut- thK nKsiHtmire tn wheat erowers , - la not in the nature of encouraging t them to hold for lietter prices. It is a concession "which la being made to miller and operatora In many instan- ce and should be made, a well, htMnt the gotornuetit in conferring ihc.Sawtelle, of the committee, were pre thinks, to deserving grower, Farmera who did not sell at the high j figures offered two months and more ago are not to be penalised, the belief is held. Hankers and farmers alike are unable to predict whether the tirir will come back b-.it at present quotation for the 1920 crop sales : now would result in a distinct loss to j the grower. What is a loss to them represent a loss to the financiers. Coast market are virtually closed at present quotations. About half of ,i ... i ui,, hoirt In hones that it can be moved at a atls-. factory figure. Walla Walla is holding oeuween t.uun.uuu ana o,- j 000,000 ousneis, a report inis muming Fald. Rankers In Walla Walla are tcklng the stand that sale now by the farmers would represent a loss and that It would he unfair to finance the operator to enable them to purchaec wheat while refusing assistance to the growers to bring their grain to a rea sonable figure. A J BUSINESS WILL ONNOVEMBER ll City Will Turn to Observance! a n tiniL n ui hiiiiimiuu uay vviui uere mony to be Led by Pendleton , Post, American Legion. , OREGON COMMANDER AND MAJOR WILL BE SPEAKERS Veterans Will March, School Children 'Will Give Folk Dances in Program to Take Place at Court House. IlttsinesH will close Thursday noon :n Pendleton fur the observance of the x cond anniverpury of Armistice Day and exercised In honor of the day will like place Thursday afternoon under i the direction of the Pendleton Post, American Legion. Schools, hanks and public offices will observe a full holi day, the governor having proclaimed the day a elate holiday. Kxercises at the Umatilla county court house will follow a parade of x-jservice men of the World War, panlf h-Amerii an War and Civil War. The parade will form at the postoffice cornor at 1:30 sharp and move to the court house on the Court street side. There at 2 o'clock the program will be given. Omtmnndcr Will Speak Rev. W. 8. Gilbert, formerly major in the United Sttites army as chap lain and a veteran of the Spanish Am erican War. "will be the principal speaker of the day. Rev. Mr. Gilbert it, now commander of the American Legion in Oregon and l pastor of the I First Presbyterian Church at Astoria, i Sharing honors with Rev. Sir. Gil- Iierl will be Major James S. Dusen- j bury, U. 8. A., who will confer the: dtslintfuiphed service cross .upon Dr. . . Fred A. Lieuallen, of Pendleton. Ma-, Jor Deuecnbury Is member of tne j regular army, tn the field artUlery de- j imriMirm, anu wju iiiiitmuy nr-u e- hon The citation and award to Dr. Ueu-. ( lien will follow the Armistice Day ad. dress by Rev. Mr. Gilbert. It is the j of the new program, only such honor falling to any soldier j Resides seeking additional Indivldu from I'matllla county during the re-al memberships in the city, the pro cent war. Pr. Uouallon is vice com-1 gram will call for nlural me'mhemhina mander of Pendleton Post, children mi Prosrram I School children. undfT the direc-; tion of Miss Kva Hanson, director of! rhysioal education In the Pendleton j I schools, will give folk and fancy j (dances as a part of the program. A: at a satis- ! Platform nvas started today on the . ""reiary ot tne association is includ la county 1 Court house lawn and they will give I ed in ,he Proposed budget for next n and 5 -J their steps from this platform. The i '.ar- n is Pointed out by the com- .""' ""'.v children will also take part in the parade Mayor John Va.ishan was to have 'Rsucd a proclamation todav calling upon the citizens of Pendleton to ob-i serv-ehe day but he left town early (Contlnued on page 5.) RACE OR A RUNAWAY? SHAKES, SO DO PICTURES AND DISHES IN PORTLAND PORTLAND, Nov. .(U. P.) Portland was shaken by yhat Is believed to have been a sliKht earthquake shortly after mid night. A tremor, which shook the furniture, dishes and pic tures on the walls of home and .continued about 10 seconds. Not evftt MilKht damage is reported. Tne trembling last night was also slit'litly felt at Vancouver, Wash., a message to the United Press from Heattle stated the seismograph at the University of Washington did not register any tremor. ( The trembling waa "merely a trcmblor of the earth's crust crust not what one ordinarily speaks of as a quake." according to Mr. Dnn science professor at Hill military academy here today. Commercial Body to Consider Step Proposed to Afford Full Time Secretary and Swell Scope of Influence. A campaign for new memberships that is expected to double the present number in the Pendleton Commercial Association is to be proposed at the regular monthly meeting tonight by I the finance committee aa a step in the direction of increasing the reve nue and incidentally the scope of in flueuce of that body. With the in creased revenue the committee hopes to employ a full time managing sec retary at a salary commensurate with the duties of the office and also have an assistant who will do the steno graphic work for the secretary, the Tri-State Aufo Club and possibly the Elks lodge. i He i cpvi , ui uie iiimnre coram was drawn up lut night after a The report of the finance committee s)on la,stln a,, evrlin r-hnirmsn J R ier00k and Roy Alexander. B. M.' Huntley. F. J. McMoniea and J? M ent. A few alterations are PTTtn-tAt (0 lje made ton,Bnt bv the membership of the organization before a.Inntinn within organizations. An annual re venue of from 16000 to $10,000 may va oniained from a membership oouoic tne present one and doubling the membership, it is said, will not be a difficult matter. An automobile for the use of the secretary of the association is includ i.-.un mat at present the sec ireiarys sphere of influence is very '""". ut that with a car at his 7 ,ne could bring Pendleton c'0!,cr t0 ,ne ,owna of the county and ":, ' "" - i-uunes.v not now pos- sible. i At present Secretary C. K. Crans- fContlnued nn oagn . EARTH'S CRUST HARDING ASSOCIATION PLAN IS TAKEN UP CLOSED SHOP CONFLICT CHICAGO, Nov. 9. (U. P.) Rum Mings of an impending industrial war were heard here and in the middle west aa employers and union men are rtpaicd for a clash over the closed fhnp proposition. Employer In min us recently went on record aa favoring the open shop and giving non-union men the right to work alongside of or tanized labor, when the Illinois Man ufacturers AsMirintlop. In a fiirmnl esolution. endorsed thennen shon and promised to aid any of its members EUROP who started a fight against the clos- 1 'renminary worn on me vmn lor an ad shop. Reports reaching labor fed- "association of nation," promised lay eratlon headquarters here from other I Senator Warding, I well along. It wa industrial center of the middle westlearned here ,oday- Conversation are indicate that other employers are con- now oin on between certain influen temnlatin mmilar urtirm Thn. in tiai republiran and person in foreign touch with the labor situation believe the fight between employer and labor will come to a head this winter, point ing to the fact that the supply of lobar now Is greater than the demand and that these conditions make a clash advantageous for employers. WASHINGTON, Nov. . (A. P.) Closing America's doors to immigra tion for a period of several years will be urged upon congress when it con venes December 6, according to mem bers of the houseimmigrallon com mittee today. IDAHO III ZONE ; REQUEST REFUSED WASHINGTON, Nov. 9. (A. P.) M3hn'. A Ka T.lnA In K mountain time zone rather than the pifi !, .-. . , . . . interstate commerce commission day. I t WASHINGTON, Nov. 9. -(A. P.)- The protected cruiser Cleveland, at- tached to the newly organized squad ron on duty in I-atin American waters is aground today In the harbor at Cartagena, Colombia. It is undam aged. DUCHESS GRANTED DIVORCE FROM DUKE OF MARLBOROUGH LONDON. Nov. 9. P.) The Duchess of Marlborough, . formerly consuelo Vanderbilf, daughter of W. K. Vanderbllt, was today awarded a di vorce from the DuKe of Marlborough on allegations of desertion and mis conduct made by the dushess. The duke's counsel made denial of the charges but the evidence was taken. A detective testified that he follow ed Marlborough into Parts. He saw him drive to a hotel with a woman who appeared to be about 24 years old. The couple, he said, registered under the duke's family name aslviser. in a Monsieur and Madame Spencer. They I supply of went to a room, the deteltive asserted, and remained there all night. GOING DOWNTO $1.77 1-2 IN CHICAGO Wheat continued Its spectacular slide today, going down to SI. "7 1-2 after opening at $1.85. March wheat dropped to J1.75 after opening at J1.S3. Following are the quotations from Overbeck & Cooke Co., local brokers: Wheat. ;Dec. 1.S5 l.SSV 1.7T 1.774 March 1.S3 l.lsi 1.75 1.75 Corn. Dec. .Sl'i .Si's .77 i .784 May .S5 .SS .82H .SJ4 July .STVj .87 .84 .8t OBt.H. Dee. .r.l .5jv .494 .9 May .67 .53 .55", I Rye Dec. 1.57', 1.5 l.S: .1.52, I May 1.49 1.50 1.43 1.43 V4 I Hurley ll)ev. .SS'i .8S4 .88 .S j Foreign Kchaiigp. London 335 Advanced to 3SS J-4. Berlin marks, .01.15. Canadian dollars .88 3-4. Call money N. Y., 10 per cent. Ulil FACIALLY E AND AT HOME President-elect, Now on Vaca tion, Mentions League; Com menting Only by Saying Root is to be Consulted. CHIEF.AMBITION NOW IS TO LAND GIANT FISH Senator Banishes Restraints,' Dons Soft Shirt and Goes Out Into Bay From Little Outing Settlement by Shore. WASHIN'OTON', Nov. . (By U C. Martin, U. V. Staff Correspondent.) ,cap"' aly developed ! Interesting fact concerning the Euro- pean attitude toward an entirely new fissojlation Thee exchange hiv been, of course, entirely unofficial and informal, and Harding, ha had nothing to do with them. The infor mation thui received, however, I re garded as a much franker expression of foreign views than if R were offi cial. I Considerable correspondence be tween certain Americana and their European friends in three countries, extending over many weeks, shows a distinct willingness on their part to meet Harding half way. Through It all runs the same Idea Europe must have American cooperation, and la not ulspted to stick at term. May Seek t'ompromb. While this information Is being gathered abroad, other agencies are preparing for Harding an analysis of the domestic situation with regard to the league. Harding regard the elec tion aa a popular vote . against the leajue. But he ha to reckon . with Elihu Root, William H. Taft. and ott'i er influential republicans who do not want to see the Wilson plan discarded entirely. There are some republican senators, too, who favor ratification ot j.. , j, "f -" Hons. Indications are that democrats i are preparing to negotiate with these repuolicans, perhaps at the short ses sion of congress, to ratify the treaty with the Lodge reservations, the dem ocrats agreeing to vot for them. I lard hi Mentions Root, POINT ISABKU Nov. . By Ray. jmnnd rlannnr. tT P. Staff CnrrMnnn. idem.) Throwing aside restraints and I public life. Senator Harding today got into a soft hirt and a baggy pair ot trousers and went out Into the bay to fjsh for tarpon. Hi chief ambition on this trip is to land one of the mon ster fish. , . Harding said today he recalled hav ing seen a cable from Elihu Root dur. ing the summer in which Root urged that the league covenant be modified according to the Lodge reservation rather than thrown over entirely. To scrap the league Root argued, would bring chaos, and loss of the result of the war. Harding would not comment on the Root message, only to say that Root Is one of those whom he expect to call to Marion fur a conference dur. ing the winter. Harding wore a broad "hayneed" hat when he climbed into the boat and started down the bay. There wa much commotion around the hotel a the nationully-known guests hustled out at daybreak. United States sena tors rubbed shoulders with Edward McLean, millionaire publisher and H. Daugherty. Hardtng-s political ad- scramble for the limited washbasins. All donned overalls and atraw sombreros for I day's fishing. (From Overbeck & Cooke Co.) Wheat displayed a rallying tenden cy early In the day but the character of the news that came forward wa too much for the market to with stand and before the close heavy li quidation carried prices to the lowest level on the crop. Considerable of the buying waa in anticipation of tha semi-weekly export demand, which failed to materialize to the extent ex pected. More attention wa being given to general bualnes depression, the new regarding which wa ex tremely pessimistic. Th financial Situation wa alao brought plainly to .in, atic-muii vi me country wnen a message from Topeka. Kansas, re ported that the Kansas state banker were considering culling tn loan. Stocks of wheat are piling up rapidly In Oreat Britain and with tha Argen tine and Australian and Indian erope soon to become available, it ta not within reason to expect any foreign demand upon thla country. Value have already suffered In a draatle manner and It will b difficult under existing conditions to bring about permanent recovery. ;1 t 1 i i 1 . t' t.jvVi,-V I ... "- a a j -'