I uivcrsity of Uic. Library wmfe f ? ' ' ' '. I VOI IX., No. KM, QUIET REIGNS ALONG GOB GRANT PASS. JOSEPHINE COPNTT. OREGON. TH I' I ISO AT, Jl'.VK JO, 191ft, WHOLE NUMBER I BUT U.S.ALERT VILLA CAMP KIRKS 8KK.N MY AM ERICAN PATKOIJ4 TROOPS ' KIIOM RUNS ARRIVE BANDIT REPRISALS FEARED Aranricaas la CbUuutliu Fie North, ward Relieved That VIII Will Nat Arouse Uncle Hum FAI IS GUI! I I CAUGHT 'Slim'' Uiambcriln, Iluekaroo and IUmud Up IVrfonner, Captured by Jm-kaon County Slu-rlff N HUN RESIGNED S TO FATE AND WILL SIGN H an' Fabini, Texas, June 19. Every thlnK Ik quiet along the Mexican bor der. Villa band ramp fire could be sven by American patrol all night. Additional troop were aont from Port Bliss 'by tnotor to guard tpilnul raids. El I'aso, Texan, Juno 19. Ameri can in'Ohrhuahua a. re believed to be hurrying toward the Iborder to cacape VillisU reprisals for the de feat innioted on the bandits by the American expedition Into Juarez. The u umber of Americans In Chi huahua la estimated at more than 100, exclusive of the 'Mormon set tlor In the Caaaa Grande dlntrlc. While Vt I lists sympathizers here assert that the rebels would hardly further endanger the success of Ihnir revolutionary movement by In- - creasing American opposition through the massacres, many mining companies have ordered their American employes to come out of northern Mexico at once. Carran alma troop tiave been sent to .1'ar ral. an Important mining center, to protect 'Amerfc-ana there. United Stales citizens In out-of-the-way places were directed to go to Chihua hua City, Torreon and other guard ed center. As the railway south of Juaret has been put out of commis sion by the -bandits, some Americana may hare difficulty In reaching the border. Business men of Kl Paso received telegram from Congressman Hud- iieth of Texas, asserting the acting secretary of state "warned Ameri cans had better get out when they ' could and -whore tliey could not, wo in a nave to stirrer the conse quence." To prevent Villa venting bis hat red by attack on Isolated border town, garrison "were reinforced and border patrol strengthened. Monday' fighting, whleh cost the Uvea of two American oldier and woundlrlg of ten, baa put the entire border force on Its mettle. Bandits attempting to raid lAmoiioan town and ranches -will be given a warm reception. It Is likely that any such raiding parties will hepursued into 'Mexican territory. MUST KTAY AT HOMK HH li.VK OK Hull's San Juan, June 19.--Kivo hun- dred arsons who want to go to the United States this summer can jot '' loave Porto Rico becaiuse of a short age of steamship accommodations. This Is the statement of peraoiM fa miliar iwlto the demands for1 passen ger. .accommodation to the mainland. "You'd a never gotten me 'if I'd been awake, for I've killed three men In my time and been shot myself," said 81 Ira Chamberlain, well known Siakiyou county buckaroo and round up performer, as he awakened late Tuesday afternoon at Siskiyou to find handcuffs on his hands. Sheriff Terrlll smiling at him and Sheriff Calkins of Siskiyou county, Night Policeman Adam of Medford and Dupiity Sheriff Glenn Terrlll of Jack son county covering him with their revolvers. Slim was prepared for trouble for on searching him a Colt siioclal automatic revolver was found on him. Monday night Chainberlln and another man who is known as Ed, it Is claimed broke Into a saloon at Hornurook and stole therefrom 10 cases of whiskey and a lot of canned goods. They hired a driver with SB auto to haul the stolen plunder to the Oregon side of the 8ik1yous, where they cached It near Cole sta tion. They claimed to the driver that they had purchased the goods. Next day -when ,he driver beard of the burglary be tlpied off to Sheriff Calkins about the two men having had ihlm haul It away. The sheriff soon got track of the suspected bur glare who had started for Oregon on horseback, and took up pursuit. He caught up .with them after they had reached the Oregon side and passed them twice, but made no effort to arrest them, bdth because he lacked' authority to do so In Oregon terri tory and a be did not think It wise to tackle them alone because of the reputation of Cbantberlin as a bad man. So he telephoned to Sheriff Ter rlll's office and the latter, his son Glen and Night Policeman Chas. 'Adams, of iMedford. sped southward In an auto to alppretiend the suspects. At Dollarhide tbey found the man known a Ed, who had come on with the two saddle horses, while Cham berlin bad remained at Siskiyou sta tion intending 4o board the train aa he knew Sheriff Calkins was after him. In the meantime Sheriff Calkins had Joined the Oregon party of offi cials and they started at once for Siskiyou, 'where softer a cautious soared in that vtoinHy they found Ohamberlln lying beside a lumber pile fast asleep with one band, pro jecting In the atr. While the oth ers surrounded Chamberlln and pointed their guns at him Sheriff Terrlll hurriedly slipped ajatr of handcuffs on the sleeping man be fore he was fully awake. . Sheriff Calkins then departed with his two prisoner for Yreka and the Oregon men returned borne. Med ford Tribune. British See Likelihood of Renewed Hostilities and Have Fleet and . Airplanes Ready to Start Eastward. Lodge Says League is Glittering Impossibility Paris, June 19 The German feel-1 Ins toward the peace treaty appears to be taking a more favorable trend, although the peace delegation 1 rep-1 resented as decidedly opposed to tbe acceptance of the terms. Tbe latest dispatches reflect a dlf f Brent viewpoint of tbe majority so cialists, tbe dominant 'political force in the German republic, who are re ported to be more favorably inclined than at first, and the clerlcalsand democrats of the left wing are swing ing in the same direction. Berlin people are roiorted to be resigned to the future, wishing only to aee the treaty signed. Meantime, exciting rumors are printed in Lon don newaiapers, to the effect that the British fleet is ready to sail Into German 'waters on short notice and that British derigibles are already near the German coast, If not over German soil. the British deriglble K it to Amer ica ' is indefinitely postponed until Germany decides what she intends to 'do regarding the 'peace terms. Should Germany refuse to sign, ac cording to one officer, the flight will be eastward Instead of westward. AL IA BY GRASSHOPPERS Grain and Orchards Suffer Near Paso lloblea Poison War Start- ed on Insects Brussels, June 19 President Wil son, after a day's trip through the devastated regions, motored today to Charlerol wieh King Albert, to see tho destruction of the min?s. Santa,' Barbara, Cal., June 19. Great clouds of grasshoppers, which have damaged grain crop In the Cuyama district and orchards in Pa so Robles, have traveled to the Fox en canyon, bean fields. Ranchers are poisoning them with a mixture of bran, syrup and paris green and the dead insects number 10 or more to tbe square foot, but new hordes continue to arrive. County horticultural commission er Eugene Kellogg Is directing the fight against the pest, which he be lieves will be overcome If all the ranahers over the 30-mfle front will sitslet by nslng tbe poison. FIREWORKS IN SENATE HAV BEEN SET ( THOMAS OF COLORADO KNOX RESOLUTION W LET SENATE DICTATE ran fit mm London. June 19. The flight of Cambridge, (Mas., June 13. Sen ator Lodge, in an address to the Har vard graduating class, declared that tbe destruction of Germany's 'war power te now the best guarantee of world peace. He said tbe misery wrought by bolshevisim proves that reforms must come slowly and by evolution. Instead of vainly striking for a glittering impossfbility. MURDERS HIS WIFE Portland, Ore., June 19. Thomas S. Edwards, iron worker, shot and killed his wife as ahe was aealted at the, breakfast table this morning. He then went to a nearby house and telephoned bis brother, C. O. Ed wards, of tbe deed. Returning to the house be shot himself dead. Re ligious fanaticism is assigned aa tbe reason. Four ohlldren were seated at the table at the time their mother was killed. , r SKULL AND CROSS BONES Ooblenx, June 19.- Tbe two moat unpopular 'American officers among the Germans In Coblenx ate 'Major George Cbckrell, assitsant provost marshal, and Captain Theodore F. Fleker, in charge or the billeting of fice wblch must furniab accommoda tion for something like 1,100 offi cers and thousands of soldiers. Major Cockrell, whose home is In St. .Paul, is in command of more than 1200 military police and five to twenty or more "Germans pass through bls office every day on their way to Jail. So among tbe civilians who buy stolen American food and why try to sell cognao to American soldier atod commit other acts con trary to army regulations Major CockrelJ.ls a most unpopular man. Sometimes be receives , threaten ing note and also letters in German with skull and cross bone at the bottom of tbe ipage but they do not frlgbten btra In tbe least. , It' all a 'part of the 'Job, the major says. ' ; LIEUT. HACKETT IN GOVERHMEHT PLANE WILL BE HERE TQf.lQRROW - San Diego. Cel., June 19. Offi cer -of the motorship Grime, arriv ing here today from Gaadaloupe Islands, 176 mile south of this port, brought word that millions of locusts bad swarmed on the Island and bad eaten practically all vegeta tion there. It la estimated that there are fully 75,000 wild, goats on the Island and the ship's officer said that all would starve to death soon unless steps were taken by the Hex lean government to feed them. Tbe island is about 100 mile from the lower California coast line and is about 20 miles long and 8 miles wide. It is said that the first goats were left there many year ago by Spanteh priests. Tbe locusts are tbe first to visit the island In more 'than SO years, according to natives. Tl IN NORTHEAST OREGON Portland, Ore., June 19. Farm work, as a rule, was up to the aver age for the season In Oregon last week, although some complaint was received of the scarcity of labor, ac cording to the weekly summary of weather asd crop conditions 1n the state. Issued by the weather bureau here. . The week was characterised by unusually cool weather for the sec ond decade of June, particularly In northeastern counties where killing frosts were experienced that check ed the growth of vegetation and caused considerable Injury to staple crops . which were Just recovering 'from the effect of previous freezing weather. Beneficial showers occur red, but they were mostly confined to coast counties and he W.Mamette valley: elsewhere in non-Irrigated districts rain Is badly needed.' The sunshine was generally adequate but low temperature retarded vegetation. ASHES LAID beside ;; ' GRAVE OF FATHER ,.;y.r.: The ashes of Dr. Louis Chadw' Kennon, of 'Fresno, Cal., were bur eld here today In the Masonic ceme tery by the local camp Woodmen of the World,' Mrs. Kennon, of Fresno, widow of the doctor, being present. IDr. iKennon, while answering a call near Fresno on July 31, 1918. was run down and killed by a South ern Pacific train. On account of the illness of his wife the remains were cremated and burial delayed until this time. , ' ' The fcwr(al .was In the family lot beside the remains of Ma Kennon' father, who died in Grants Pass some year ago while on a visit to . Dr. Robert Smith, at that time a , resi dent of hl, city.' " lieut. iHackett, who was to 4- have made a trip in' a govern- f ment airplane to the Yellow- atone Park and Ogden. Utah 4- will leave Cottage Grove tomor- row (Friday) tnornlnx at 8 4- o'clock and will atop In Grants 4 Pass for gas and oil. This an- 4 nounoement was received over 4 4 the wire by the local Chamber 4 4 of Commerce late today. 4-4 4 4 4 4 APPRECIATES SERVICE The Courier baa Just received the following letter of appreciation from Orton E. Goodwin, publicity director of tbe iMethodist Centenary drive in Oregon: . . "There were three big outstanding points In the Klamath (District in the Methodist Centenary, they were iRoeeburg, Grants Pass and Medford. In each of those towns the campaign swung easily to ubcesB. "I don't know" whether the Meth odist leaders will agree with me or not, but I think, that the vast amount of, publicity which the newspaper gave to the campaign wa& a very po tent factor. A quota of $11,000 for Grants Pass was comparatively .high.'. It was raised comparatively easy. . In my mind I am absolutely convinced that the preliminary barrage of this success was laid by the marked amount of publicity given to the campaign by the Courier. "In severing my connection with the Centenary, I did not want to do so until I had expressed to you a very warm appreciation of your ef forts." : . . - MlAYLtGHT SAVING" IS TO BE msOONTIXVED Washington, June 19. iDoom of the daylight saving. Inaugurated as a war measure, was pronounced by congress, both senate and house adopting by overwhelming -votes measures to terminate operation of the law when the period of summer time end next October 26. 4 OHIO LEGISLATURE 4 . WOIXI) STOP FIGHT 4 4 - 4 4- Columbus. Ohio, June 19. 4 4 The tower bouse of the Ohio 4 4 legislature has adopted a-eso- 4 4 lutlon asking Governor Cox to 4 4 stop the WTllard Dempeey prize 4 4 fight to be held In Toledo on 4 4 Jury 4th. . A. P. OF L. OPPOSED TO IXJlNCTIOXAL DECREES Atlantic City. N. J.. June 19. The American Federation of Labor adopt ed a resolution condemning "usur pations by the Judiciary" of the gov ernment's legislative and executive powers, and recommended that or ganized labor disregard Injunctional decrees of courts on the grounds that they violated rights guaranteed un der the constitution. ' Democrats Accuse Republic. "Stacking Committee" Rep' Ucaas Say CommlatHion Stack Washington, June 19. The i Hon of the Knox resolution r ing the league of nations an peace treaty would 'be latere! as an uncalled for effort by thl ate "to dictate to the peace e ence. Senator Thomas, democj Colroado, said in opposing the nre. ' ... I Senator William, of MisaM democrat, challenged any repa-i senator to deny "that the conii on foreign relation bad been j ed against the league." - The challenre atartad !' bitter that the vice president monished the senators a breaking the roles.-Senator j liams shouted to the republics! "You left on the committee one republican favoring the and yon left him because you not take him off." A republican replied that tt also safely be said that tbe commission at Paris was uti FREXCH FAMILY OF 30 . ' SUFFERS HEAVTLV IX UP TO THE AMERICANS . Constantinople,' June li. The Anglo-iAmerioan entente is no idle dream. Out here in tbe Near East It has taken practical form. Wher ever an American needs help, wher ever a representative or groups of American relief workers need a lift there bobs up a courteous British of ficer or soldier intent on cementing the entente. - ' '.' Do American Red Cross personnel need to transport supplies or per sonnel from Athens to iRome to Con stantinople, to Asia Minor, to Salon ikl, the Rumanian coast There Is room aboard a British destroyer, "subchaser"- or motor lorry. For meals and transportation no charge is made.' , . The. Balkan traveler . strikes a lonely town in mid-Siberia'. British oftteere take him or her into their mess. They speed Mr. or Miss Am erica on bis or her way with a liber al supply of canned goods for the trip and place a motor truck or car at bis or her disposal. . - "Your people 'have been good to us elsewhere,"; they explained, "and we are only reciprocating. No charge. Chalk it up to the entente." 'Paris, June 18. Thirteen killed on the field of battle. discharged with grave injuries wounded four different times,; father and one daughter aut; fly shot by the Germans for j to Lille to celebrate the ont anniversary of a relative, ani other daughter killed by a Gt shell at Dunkirk, Is the recoj the 'fatnllv of M. V&nfcoa tt! farmer of 'Rem I niche, near Tp , -' valines na 36 cnlldre eons, and 14 daughters, all of were living when the war out. One of bis sons was va); Pope Pius X;.he returned to! and wms wounded in four diO engagements. t FRUIT PRICES RUNNING W ' ' ' . ! Yakima, (Wash., June 19. ' ma fruitgrowers are inclined tribute to the advent of the $100,000,000 fruit corporation' unusually high price bid by ers this season. The going prl cherries baa been raised by de to 13 cents a pound and a number of sales have been ma that figure and at It cents. One grower, H." G. Stillman reported ; sale of bis Bines cents. Two dollars per box is ' bid for. Jonathans, orchard i The peach price appears eetahl at 80 cents per box. Bids fot liclous range from $2 to $2.7! the . various grades. iContracte pears at $50 per ton are repor HOUSE PASSES SENAT WIRE CONTROL E Washington, June It. Aftei considering action extending ernment fixed telegraph rates six months, the house wlthoui cord vote passed the senate bill viding for the return of teles' and telephone lines to private I trot and repealing the law t( which these properties and the systems were taken over by the Went"' : V, v '