Oiiimrslty Library -UOK.VK, OltH. QLtyv lEuttlng itealli i4 Ca. i4d WiW Do It Today's News Today Member of the Associated Press. 3 'Iftiviilll V'r No. Mil T KIAMATII VAUM, OHKOON, FRIDAY, MAV II, Unit PRICE FIVE CKNT8 fr r put nun vrc , D TUD n T , &&rt. uuHniui inniiiiiM . aw SILESl AREA ppl OPPKLIN, Hlloslu, May fl Twn )i ii ml red HIIuhIum soldiers, cointiiiiiiil i'i liy Colonel llonil. of tlin llrltlnli army, imirunlod (Irons Hlrtilllz, 20 inllim tmutlmnst of horn, last night wlilln tho town was under heavy u r Ullnry flro from Polish Insurgents Colonel llonil tirKoil Ilm ulllitd com, mission to nonil rolnfiiri-niiii'iits French officials horn reported limy woro unable lo furnish mum HiiMlorn. Imlni; Hliorl of men In tho plebiscite 7(111(1. Tin I'olim lint reported lo Iin In pmunMuilim of tlio mitlm uiiHcrn see tlon of Hlli'niii iin far north (in Uiiho berg. Fighting Id mill RoIiik on lit Itylmlk In NiiMtliurn HIIohIii Orgniilrntlon In lining roiitrinplnt si of .1,0110 Uiwr Hlli'itlun (InrmtuiH un clvlllnn pollen to reinforce tho on timto irooM. Olio French soldier was klllnd nnd two wounded unil savnrnl ItalliuiM wounded In tlm flRhtlng lit flroK-v, Klrohlltz Thn Pole after enter ing tlm city agreed lo permit Ilic ititiiiitit mill liin.il triinpt to rniiiiiln In tln'lr liurriirkH. Tlm Interallied rcprosiintnlUn lit expected to nrrlvn tmliiy to ni'Kiitliilu with thn Insu Runts TIik ItisurKom urn report- cil to Iin fnrrllily recruiting tun! Including the Oorinnns WAIIHAW. Mny fi - I'nninflrini'il ri'POrtH rocitlvi'il horn Buy tluit Ailiil Iiiti Korfunty. fornmr I'oIImIi plulil clt riiiiunntiilor In Uppi'r Hlh-nlii. wno mm proriiiiiimn iiiiiikuii lonunroi Dm I'olUli ItiHiirKi'titH. linn Iiimmi nr - roMiMi ny nut inmr-nii pmoiHrmi ooiiiml muff. nloti. toRctlior with IiIh ctitlro two i'i.iui yr crii.TV to iit'itoiaitv ciiaiuikk Arthur Sturm nnd Fnd Kmnk untonsl plena nf not Ritllty In the rlrcult court lain yentcrdny to thn liurRlnr) rliarnn, which followed the holdup of thn O. M. Youiik rnomlnK hoiiMi on Oak atrvnt ixvdrnl mnntha iiKo Sturm nlno plnnded not Kiillty to it charRo of niwntilt with n dnnRoroim wiiipon lt In alleRcd to havu umdiI ii mm In hold-up ointnitlona m - Independence Plea Presented Board By the Filipinos MANIIV. P. I.. Mny C Major (Setieral lA-onard wood and Oumuron Forlien, former Kovcnior of thn I'lill Ippluei, named by Prealdent llanllnR ii n u apoclol mlimlon to InveHtlRntn rainllUona In the Philippine mittlud dowifto work Immediately upon thulr iirrlvnl. They will hold lieminKa for four hours each day, Ono of tho flrnt matters) brought txjforn tlm ooiiunlniilon was the peti tion of Klllirinoii for InilciHinilfnt ru' ernment. Sleuths Outwit Chinese Gamblers HAN FItANt'lSCO, Cnl . May fl. Tho Chinatown aqund or thn Ran FranclHCO pollen utiKiiKed In u buttln of riiIIu with ChlneHo recently Htolo ii clinptor from Unit llnrto'y "1 Ii Iheu ChlneHU," wIiohd principal chnr ncterlHtlcH wero "ways that r dnrk mill tricks that uro vain" und omer Red victorious. Tho police hud Information that ClilncHo, fearlnit to Ruinlilo In thoir homcH boeAUSi) of tho squad's netlv Itli'H, had shifted to tlio lnsldo of finned llmouilnns parkod uIoiir tho curb, Efforts to, trap thorn wero blocked by lookouts. Two police; dotootlves iIIbriiIhoiI thnnvtielves as moiimors In a Chinese funenil procosalon. HcatterlnK "devil lwpnrs" In their paths, they mounied until they drew aloiiRslile of u luxu rious HmoiiHlno. KlRht Clilncso wore found RnmblliiK bohlnd drawn cur tnlns. Thny wero urrested. Plan New Bridge Across Williamson It. C Rplnk loft thlH nfternoon for Chlloquln with two brldso carpon tors, to make OHtlmntes mid plans for tho now brldRo ncrouH tho Wil liamson river, on tho west sldo of Chlloquln. liy liulldlnR this brldgo and building a connoctlng highway, tho nroBont dotour will bo atralRhl ened and direct ontranco Into tho town gained ovor n food with a IiIrIi, dry Btirfaco nnd a much bet tor grado than tho old road, ac cording to Mr. Spink. Ills Interest In tho matter Is tho dovolopmont of tho new West Chlloquln townslto, thnt Is bolng placed on tho market by Abraham Charlie. Ho Is tho sales ngont for tho ownor. A logging crow Is Rotting nut tlmbor for tho brldgo bIIr and stringers, which will ho sawed at tho govornmont mill. Othor brldgo material will bo gotten out as soon us tho mill starts, which will be within Id days It Is oxpectod. GENERAL FOCH , , " """wwagRt1 :svs ' ?-... V .. French military chief who tins iliuwn plans for tho di'intmitratlon against (leriiMiiytlf tlm demand of tlm allies n ro not unit liy Mny 12. OF : POLICEINISKED Tin. rcNleiiiitliin of , wiu iIkiiiuiiiIciI liy Minor Wllov ii t Invniilnit. on tint Krouml that Hilton i im fnlliil lo ro-opi'niti' with tlm ( nuior or Clilof of Tollrn WIIihhi, IiikI , fnllcil to rK)rt to tlm ixilli-.) clilnf n, mi houkIH to unili'rinlim thi ml- ministration In urlous political wuyn Hilton ilelhcnnl his star nnd keys to Chief Wilson this afternoon. The situation that culminated In the dntuund for the luitrolmnn's res iRiiatlon Jn an outRrowtli of tho diff erences between tho mayor and coun cil over thn conduct of tho police force Hilton Is Mid to have espoused Uin council's sldo of Uiv controversy nnd refuned to recoRnlie tho author ity of Chief Wilson, thu mayor's np nolnteo ns head of tho department, whoso apKlntmont ts bolnc consist ently resisted by threo members of tho council whenever opportunity arises. Mayor Wlloy said today thaUtio felt that tho city's welfaru was belnR Impeded In tho matter of ollce pro tection by the illsiienslon Inlhe diw partment. where tollllca should havu no part Ho foil Hint Hilton's rourso had been antoKonlstlc and his ntmo vol was necessary In tho Interests of hnrmony and effectiveness, Hilton maintained that tin had not soiiRht to harm tho administration or Injury Us efficiency. Personal Mention Mrs. John Foster has returned from a visit with her daughter Mrs. Herbert McCarthy at Ashland. Mr. and Mrs. II. K, Wlnnnrd of Lorella spent yesterday with her daughter. Sirs. Fred Fleet. Master Frank Float rcturnod with them for n visit of several weeks at their ranch. Mrs, Jus. h. Hull who has boon visiting at tho Herbert Newell homo hero, returned to Pendleton this mor ning. Mrs. P. II Unrtwrlght Is down from Chlloquln for n few days fhot plng trip. Kivin Mccormick, of l;ugcno. Is hero for u few (law ou business mid visiting wftli relatives. Mr. and Mrs. A. M. Collier and small daughter left today for an nu- tomoblln trip to Kugeuo nnd Portland Frank Crouch, representative for Hwlft nnd company, with headqunr ters nt Medford, is hero for a fow days on business. !;. W. (lowoii Is down from Chllo quln attending to business matters. A. it. Campbell wns In from Pine drovo yestordny for tho day. Mrs. O. 12. Pllo who has boon visit ing hor son who Is III In tho hospital bore, ro'tuniod to hor homo at llrity. Air. and Airs, lleorgo luioy who hnvo lieen living at Algnmn, loft for Sacramento this morning to reside. Mr. mid Mrs. H. Knight of Chll oquln, woro passengers for Ashland this morning whoro they expect to visit for n rouplo of weoky. Mr. und Mrs. Milton Porter who woro mnrrlod horo yestenlay, loft tnH monlnB for Wbodlnml, Callfor nla. Mrs. J. F. Johnston who has been visiting friends horo for sovorul days returned to Roddlng this morning. Tho Jolly Dick Lonsdula company loft for Snlom this morning, where thoy open n summor'fl ongngomont at thn llllgh theatre ot thnt city. Mlsa Flota Hnll, of liorkoloy, Is visiting Mrs. Herbert Newell. Frank Sexton, county club leador. was In from Ills ranch on tho Merrill road yostorday. Edward C. Clark who Is nfflllntod with tho CnllfrnlnrOroKon power company, has gono to Dunsm'ulr for u few days business trip, PaBRongorR on thn nutnmobllo stiiRo for Ashland and Medford HiIh morning woro Mrs Seeds, Ronton IloworB and S, II. Stephens Myr K HT THE MINT fiw4JLftBl fmWsX 'iV $ EsKt I I S SBEkJK l M I T-fli-i-PfcttLTlK Kl ''1 BJlB B flHf flHv EUHjTR2kl J 1 ' V -i --- BttoLLsmtJasssssmin Tv & Bv Lvi IV9fHRGiHBl 9H'fcyiiM Tlm Cormnim lmvii refiicl to comply with tho nlllos' demand to ro- I mow all tlic Itclclmlinnk K'tld markn from llorlln to Herman banks In Co Junii'H Hilton liiRtm nnd Coblcnz, cltln undor nlllod control IRISH LEADERS GQMEDY KIT WILL CONFER COMING WITH WITH ENGLISH CHAUTAUQUA k LONDON', May 6.Tuo Evening Standard says a moraontuons Irish confunnco will bo hold In London during tho weelt-end. Dlstlngulshod Irish iirolatMi, Bamonn Do Valora nnd other leading Sinn Folnors ore exacted to be present, tho nowspa lor udvlscs. DUItLIN', May 6. A conversation between Sir James Craig and De Va lora yostarday Is said In well Inform ed quarters to have reached an lm passo over tho question of a repub lic for Ireland. Do Valora Is reported to havo tried to win over Sir James to tho Idea for a republic for the whole of Ireland. Sir James replied that no negotiations on such a basis could occur and tho Interview was terminated thero. o Blames Producers For Fluctuations In Livestock Prices WASHINGTON', May 6. Fluctua tions In tho livestock market are lnrgoly duo to tho unscientific mark eting by tho producors, and tho renl trouble nt thn 1i.iju nf thn ntiratlnn 1 not so much thn itncknm nmlilnm n tho producers' nroblom. Thomas i:.' Wilson, presldont of tho Institute of Amorlcnn meat packers, told tho lioiiBo committee on agrlculturo In opiMwIng tlio Norrls-McUtURhlln bill to control tho packing Industry. MAHKirr 11KPOUT PORTLAND, Mny 6. Cattlo and Blieop Bteady, hogs firm, primo light $0.25 and $9.75; eggs and butter Bteady. PAHKXTS TAKE SON'S BODY TO CALIFORNIA Tho body of Clydo W. Jones, who died Wodnosday ovontng at a Ioo.il hospital, was taken to Alameda today by his parents. Tho funorul will take Placo from tho family homo theiv. )oath ii3 causod by pnoumonln, In stead of miliaria, ns first roportod. COMMUNISTS OPlt)SK FRENCH .MOIIII.I.ATIOV PARIS. May 6. Tho communists are conducting an ncttvo campaign ngalnst tho mobilization which resul ted In four streot battles during tho night botwoon tho com mu Hints and the mounted Ritards. A nttmbor of soldlors and police wore wounded by rovoivor shots, rocks and bottles. Many woro nrrostod. FURTHER REDUCTION OF OAH HATES ORDERED SALEM. May C. Tho public sor vlcn commission today notlflod tho Portland Gas nnd Coko company Hint it win in a row days order fur thor reductions In tho gas rates bo on n no tho gna company Is now nblo In obtain oil 20 cents a barrel choopor, owing to lower transpor tation rates. Thin rniliiiMfnii. nniile. lont to $125,000 annually, follows tho cut of March 29 of $100,000. IN BERLIN Pays to.Advorttse" the comedy uccoss which Is to- bo presented nt uiinutnuqua on -t tie fourth night by tho Kclghloy Now York Players. Is absolutely clean and wholosomp. This fact Combined with thn rich Amnrl. canlsm of Its humor, tho rapldrflre Idiom contained In tho dlaloguo and tho many clovor situations effected, marked its Now York production as me moat successful comedy drama In years. Tho story Is told with a contagious vcrvo and vigor and tho dlaloguo Is wrltton with a real feeling for that partlculor typo of humor that has boon recognised as purely American slncotho days of Hen Franklin. Tho Now York Sun says. "Iloforo tho company has been beforo you two minutes tho play will reach out after you and tap you genially on tho back. nnd you will bo awnro of a warm. comfortable feeling that will causa you to settle back contentedly, with comploto trust that It ts going to kcop you jovial nnd Interested tho wholo ovenlnp. It makes tun of ad vertising hut is ono of tho best ads tho advertising man can have." Tho control character Is soaked In tho gospel of advertising. Ho claims that tho reason wo eat hen's eggs In stead of ducks' eggs Is bocauso the ben advortlses hor product. Tho refreshingly clean tono nnd gonial humanity of "It Pays to Ad vortlso" will mark It ag one of tho big features of the entire program. liocnl "publicity. Junior Chautauqua and tlckot committees hnvo boon or ganized, with E It. Danncr. Mrs. I.nuronco K. Phelps and E. M. Chll coto or chairmen, respectively. They will add to their working forces by other appointments within tho noxt fow days. Oftlcors of thn main organization nro W. S. Slough, president; Capt. 0. C. Applegate, vice president; Bert C. Thomas, secretary, nnd E. M Chll coto. treasuror. Tho officers composo tho commit too on grounds. Tho Chautauqua opens May Si nnd closes May 29. WASHINGTON, May C- Tho nd ministration has decided to accopt tlio Invitation to bend nu unofficial roprcsontntlvo to tho supremo council and tho council ot ambassadors. Tho doclsion was reached after tho president nnd tho cabinet had do voted virtually all of today's meet ing to n discussion ot tho subject. Tho doclsion enrrios with It thn do tormlnntion to havo tho United States represontod on tho reparations com mission, m ' MUSICIANS DANCE TONIGHT AT SOANDIN VVIAN ll.LL Tlio Musicians' UIU ' KIvIiIK n canco tonight at tin1 tteomtlnavlan hall. Two orchestras, ei inK nltor- nately, will furnish coi iinuns music "v"!t U. S. WILL HAVE SEATJ BOARD GENERAL MANGIN 1 n SW't ' T mf $A tF ' r't " " i$i W'iw'sssmLt'-"' ' IP Tho horo of Verdun, who will prob- ably head tho military forces of tho allies If they solzo tho Frankfort see- tlon. E Palmer method awards for pen. manshlp have been made to pupils of local schools as follows, according to announcement of the teachers of tho various schoels: CVnirul School Silver Star Primary Ilutten: Fred Fisher. Huth Dabnor. Itobert Martin. Thornton Smith. Herschel Burns. Troy Cook, Ardls DeArmond, Virgin- la Ayors. Uobby Iloyso. Ixils Monroe, Owondolln Martin. Harold arlfflth, Myrtlo Bunnell. Chester Hamakcr, David Porklns-Itolland Furlatt, WH - lard Cof fman. Palmer Method Butten: Ooorgo Morryman, Thonuui Massoy, Forrest Todd, Helen ChaneyTJennlo DcUoll. nichard Martin, fary Working. El- roy Call. Charlck Johnson. Herbert Phillips. Dale McCormlck. Delbert Powell. Eugcno Yadon. Virginia Poy- ton. Angus' Walsh. ProgToss Pin: Monroe Kimsey, Rertrudo Fexetto, Thelma Grlulo Allco Hansen-. Florence Robin. Ruth PAfnr, Chtm MrrtnntAl t.ni-4n fatmn Hera Woinlo. Lois Weedon. Joy Ev ans, Donn Mo .tore. Charles John ston, EHtclla Luscombo. Inland Oulll. Jean Thompson, Evelyn Francis. MANY RECEIV I I Helen Abbey, Gordon Smith. Llddyi . Von Bortliolsdorf, Florence Hector, I Clydo Poole, aged 12 years son of Cora Wilson. (Mrs. Gladys Poole of Mills addition. Illrersldc School had his ankle fractured last evening Palmer Method Butten: Evolyn when his bicycle, doflected from Us una-, jului-3 luTvcrs, tora uioan, Everett Stearns. Frank Rcdkoy. Ger- trudo Wlard. Robert Cono, Lotltla Kirk. Helen Jlnson, Fred Carsten- sen. Jack Elliot. Armond Ulrloh Progrcsa Pin: Ruth Christy, Ada Orahood, Ethel Dodge. MitlN School Palmer Method Butten: Perry Pro vost, John Hawkins. Nina Batt. Mat thew Kohn, Eva Miller, Edna Stills, Darn Kestorson. Elbert Stiles. Frank ...uu.u, u.a iiiuhuuu, ivuu umu, Oulda McMullen. William Stolzon- mueller. Margaret Stolzenmueller, Robert Morrison. LoVerno Tomas, .nuurjcu iiuii. i.esue oiiiey. - Silver Star Primary Butten: Nao- , . ... , mi Kinkade. itfusiness Women s I'cllnin Hay Srhnol -- .. , . , Sliver Star Primary Butten: Vo- Meeting I Omght rla Sweotman, Volma Allen, Freana Pretto, Fay Avery, Inwrence Sand--1 -h n.i.- -.. . , . . ers. Marloy Hcnti. Virgil Bell. Cor- K1Th,0n,hn?,a'.u".nT.ni? C,Ub.r don Bentr. Robert Lowe. Harold1 "' ' a I t L'h, ' hld Lls rSula Yancey. Alma lMrks. Herbert Plnolll. ' JtSn m nS. chambor ,,f Harryetto Boall. lulse DeChalno. tcm'"nn,n Z u nPorU of commit. VinnVn Yuiiinn teo aPPooted last weok to secure Palmer Method Button- Ella Bate-1 ub "V'.h V'f0'??1; mnn Annn nn r-inim wiitinn, nnfn. cations from tho stato federation of man. Amlrnv Ynnonv. Hnnnl,! Jlarlnn I carl inncey. Fnlrvlcu School Sllvor Star Primary Button; Ruth M. Chllcoto. John Delzell, Iiura Goldsmith. Collno Clark. Edwin Rich ardson. Ooorgo Whlto, I.etta Kenyon, Olonn Rockard. Ernest Pollock, Viola Pndorwood, Elsie Padgott. Bennott Roes, Clifford Jay. Holey Dlngman, Henrietta Jobcs. Elwood McKlm. Ho mer lmmn, Cornelia Vun Motor, Richard Anderson, Carl Van Motor, Alico Perroll. Elizabeth Parks. Les """' " ' - '.i lie Purott, Molvln Motskor, Donald Kenyon. Leo, Obonchaln, Josephine Dollarhldo, Alfred Yaden, Donald Moorland, Viola Smith. Isnbol Grif fin. Palmor Mot hod Butten: Alva M. Frost, Allco Holms, Ruby Young, Dayo Surgdorf, Margarot Lockwood, Addlo Jenkins, Ervln Padgott. Dar- rell Covort. Mildred Rldeout, Harry Motaker. Bruce rerklns. Esther Wlckstrom, Albort Dollarhldo, Hazel rollock. Progress Pin: Lorln Sharp. Albort Dollarhldo. Don Huffman, Frank Griffin. Mildred Rldeout. Ooldlo Ja eoby, Ruby Young, Margaret Smith, Marlon Clark. Improvement Certificate: Marga rot Smith, Goldlo Jocoby. M'KATIIER KEPOKT OUIXIO.V Tonlcht nnd Rnfnr.lnv fair- cooler tonight In east portion; light to heavy frost In cast portion In early morning. CASING NEARLY DOWN; RESUME DRILLING SOOK I Thlrty-cno feet more of casing re main to be driven In tho Klamath Oil company's well, nnd It In ox pected tho water flow will bo shut ,cut. Apparently tho holo Is fairly clear for tho remaining 31 foot. Tho reamer -naa being used this mora- Mng, hut It was reported by those who had been out to tho well that .thero was slight obstruction to bo ovorcomo and tho casing Is oxpect od to bo down tomorrow to tho depth of 1465 feet. Hero It strikes a tough clay formation that will glvo a firm foundation for tho foot lot tho casing and prevent tho water from leaking In aroand tho bot tom. Tho 1465 foot depth Is not tho T T,? L hole, which Is down" fco water 1.V37 and th. cfi? t motion makes an Ideal sotting for iuo uuuuui ui iuo casing. Tho noxt step Is to cement in tho top of tho holo to keep tho cos Ing from lifting If a heavy flow ot gas and oil Is struck. Tho cap for tho well will bo set and all will bo In readiness to check, the escaping oil should tho drill strlko tho body that it Is hoped Ilea only o fow feet further from tho bot tom ot tho holo. , AH told, this means about a !!' ,,wor ,fbfo,r1 tmdrl!"n.B ' ?.??! d, cr tho drill starts It w'l,1Ibo,,but Vho:lrtl,mo',,t '? h0,ped ""I'L 'h ""' ?" .lody te. trucl5' . Tno reamer In tho past few days has como to tho surfaco with a ,CJ , nK,?t ". .nd a"Phalt uPn ". " ,r ' .nd tno Bau C8CBP.e ,n ,'"mes wnnver the tools are ""?,' , , , . , Aro.und tne First Stato and Sav- Ln-S bank 'horo ,s nl otmospboro " ,Pervou tenseness, masked with , t?,,,; JT eBr,Jp a "r "d & half Captain Slemons and his aa- f,nCiatS hnar?ubccn ,n,Bcd,,n P"1' "nR "T0 tho MolU- a""0 - ?rS?mln Bunerou obsudea and j?f orArl "'backs They boUereT i,b,ar a .Profltabjo c well. p?ba lr a U8h,er. "coming uo" and lh, o end of operations In sight. jmruona-io anxiety ror tho hasten- "" w' tu '""""" " nTiaent. Hit Mnnrl 0i1 rf. M gv 1f g Bicycle; Goes Over Bank; Ankle Broken course Dy a pllo of sand, plunged ovor tho 17 foot embankment on Pine street In tho roar of tho Elks temolB and landed wheel and rider In th tennis court below. Tho bicycle landed on top of tho rider, who was badly shaken up. Ho wag rescued by passers by. Medical examination revealed bad bruises and the fractured ankle. The boy coasted down the Pine street hill. His bicycle had a poor oraKe. ii attained a high speed by tho time it reached line streot and whon It struck the sand pllo the rldor , quickly lost control business WOIliens Clubs will be dllV cussed, and possibly a delegation will bo named to attend tho Portland con foronco next month. Appointments recontly made to completo representation of various professions on tho local council are: Florence Bradley, from tho Bluebird; Mrs. J. R. Horshborgor, of the rest aurant employees; Mrs. C, E. Huf man, from Hector's store: Volman Meredith, from tho Pacific Telophono and Tolegraph office, and Mrs. Lula Hutchtns, from tho post otflco. All business women ot tho city are urged to attend tonight's meeting, prepard to actively share In tho work that-tho organization alms to accomp lish. Charles Lenz, a Fort Klamath rancher, Is In town fop, a fow days. O o Weather Probabilities o o Tho barometric pressure, as recorded by tho CycloiStorma graph at Underwood's Phar macy, has remained practically unchnnged for tho past 2t hours, although thoro has boon n, slight riso sinro- 7 o'clock this morning. Indications favor a contlnuanco of rresont woathor conditions for at loast twolvo hours. Forecast for noxt 24 houra. Generally fair, with brisk winds which will diminish.