i , 525G CIRCULATION : (250.0 REAEEBS DAILT) - Only Circulation in Sales Guar- 4 aateed by the An Jit Bimi of Circulations, s) ; FULL LEASED WIRL : DISPATCHES SPECIAL WILLAMETTE VAL- LEV NEWS SLEVICE. Mr ii k.... .i ii.iu m Oregon: To-iiiM prtd..:- " ruin ro'th riien, fair wttth portion; Frklav fair; Biedviaie southwesterly winds. O fl II if 'if! M M t i FORTY-SECOND YEAR NO. 91. SALEM. OREGON. THURSDAY. MAY 1. 1919. PRICE TWO CENTS r4 J !nn t ii I n t! n I t I 1 I i If ft ill i-, ,L3 ill MORE BOMBS DISCOVERED UNDER ATlOhV'flE SEARCH OE MAILS North Cdfalina Postmaster Reports Infeial Machine in Senator Overman's Mail. Washington, May 1. The postmaster at Salisbury, N. C, today wired postoffice officials here that he had discovered a bomb in the mails there addressed to United States Senator Lee Overman. New York, Mar 1. (riiNed frees.) Secret service ogents all over the Urn led States today searched the mails for bombs believed to have been sent to prominent incu. Discovery of 17 infernal machines here, held up for lack of sufficient stamps, exposed a plot which detectives asM-i t aimed at the annihilation of snuie of the nation's biggest financiers and government officials in conneetiow with u great May Day demousrrr.iion 01 ool slievisin. Secret service nien here were In touch with agents in scores of cities aim towns where the mails were being care fully inspected for inoffensive .looking lillle packages iu department store wrappers sent from New York. Inspec tor Fourot's famous New York police 'bomb squad" has been hard f.t work for hours trying to locute the factory! where the ingeniously constructed ex plosive engines were put together. This place Is believed to be on the west sidoj of New York between Twentieth and Thiity-slxth streets. The district is thus - fined by tuo police because the bombs, lli-v say, were mailed in post boxes within that area. Mail collectors huve been questioned, but so far none of them hits been able to recollect having taken up the in- fernal inuchines on his rounds. The bombs opened by officials have Wn found to coutain very high explo sives and the ones received by Senator Hnrdwick of Georgia and by Repre sentative Burnett of Alabama exploded with gaoling force. The bomb sent Hmdniek injured a colored maid, while Burnett 's was set off by a policeman planting bullet in it. The fact that the bombs hare been reeciroil at the office of District Attor ney Fickert of Sac Francisco and Mayor Die Hr.nson of Henttle shows, police say, that they were thoroughly circulated all . over the nation before the May Day pint came to light. The mi t lire of the device caused in vestigators to conclude the manufactur er was a chemist who worked with the Continued on page, two) Logging Concern Granted Judgment Amounting To $1,800. HMIns, Or., Mny 1. The Chns. K. ulding Logging company oi 0.11pm was awarded damages to the amount of n.i0 by a 'my iu the Fork county cir cuit court Tuesday, the jury being out but a short time, the defendants in the case being the Valley & Bieti Ri.ilvrny company. Ihe case is the outcome of a claim made bv the Kpnulding company I flint the railway company while con- cuuipuiiv nue cou-,.,A stroctimr its.railwav through property Of the plaintiff cut timber that wa out'- i . .i e,., , . i. i. side of the 60 foot rmht-of -way amonnt- ing to rhanv thousands of feet and thnt i the same was not shipped or AVttvcred to tne i i in i 1 1 r m pur converted into tne use of the defendant company. Another ease of the Spnnlding Log trim? eomnflnv vs. the Kiletz IjOgcing coniiany is now occupying the atten tion of the court. In this action the fpnuliling people claim that damage was done their prop erty bv the defendant company in start ing a fire on tin ir land last year dur ing c hi- forest fire in the mountains west of Black Rm k on the line of the Vnl'ev 4 Sile'z ilwnv. The defendants 'sim that the Ire set was a back fire and was dime to protect other property in the vicii'ilv. I Winters t .M, inure of Portland and O-fir Ilnvter f this citv are attorneys for the Spnii!dirij enmnnny and W. Lair TVnp.on renrents the Vallcv X Pi letz Logging a l.un.lier company. yoyu SALEH PEOPLE COVER 1 II Dr. And Mrs. C. H. Clements Return After Seeing Much . Of Country. . Dr. and Mrs. C. H. Clements, who have been swinging Mound the circum ference of the United States during the past two mouths, havo just returned home after covering something less than 10,000 miles of territory. They left Ore gon bv wnv of Pan Francisco and hos Angeles, traversed all the southern states, stopping at all the important cities, and then swung northward to Baltimore and New York. At one or two points they stopped for a visit of a week with relatives. Dr. Clements made this tour va'tiy with a view to visiting witlrgreat med ical institutions and clinics of the coun try, and along with some very pleasant sight seeie- he devoted a large part of Ihe time to close observation of what the medical and surgical sciences were doing in the way of modern methods. Among other institutions he stopped at Johns Hopkins university and at tht Mayo Brothers institute at Rochester, Minnesota. Questioned as to the merits of this institution, tl' doctor was guarded. It is unouostionifbly the great est thing of its kind in the world. In the matter of efficiency, system and orgu nidation it is magnificent and mar velous. He found that every appliance and equipment know to the profession was being utilized with a view to hand ling the greatest number of pr.tients in a given time. The four great hospitals and the grounds and the city itself is constructed to this end. But when his attention was called to the world-idea thnt the Muvo Brothers hud a mairic of surgery and therapeutics unknown to! the profession generally, he expressed ! the opinion that there is no gruuter! opinion that there is no greater -kill or knowledge at Rochester than 01 ,m" J""'s Dr t,ie WHinage can be found at other institutions of the!ca"t','T1""1 wri expressed. countrv. Thev sinHv had te afKnn- """"w t 'i'M tage of an infallible pnthalofv, devel w,,h ,1,t' -'vUegc of selling our sur oped thrmnh dealing with innumerable I ")lu8- ralll0r than scranping the work' eases of everv known disease. Hundreds i""1" fMr ,1""e' 1 "'z 8uld of cases file through the examination i ."J'",ur! w will demand tho en rooins everv dav. Their experts detect ,lro rebuilding of the shipyard facilities and casiifv disease svmptoms almost atl,llut "'" l,e oHt Ul"l,'r ,u'11 11 policy," a gliuice. Moreover, thev detect houe-!l,e '''' "To replace what we arc less cases at a ulaue, and there are In-J ?"ttlitiK now will mean au expenditure variel.lv turned awnv. Consenuentlv ' 1,1 ,ll1 f "tu"-' f 18,1100,000,000. It will their death rate is kept down to tho ! pMt us mo,p in ",p "'"'ng year to can mininuim. j1'0' ol'r cohtri-.ets than we will save.'' Dr. Clemeets found industrial Condi- tions generally good, though sagging niHirCr mPfiir(t lit AflArl little from the high pitch of the war Weather conditions were good in mnsf i sections and crop outlook verv fair. On the war westward thev sto-med at the iTwin r'ilii.a returning tn llrnnn A.-n.i .. V-,l T -i" , - ,e,.,ng u '""'' ,0 bc '"" k in Oregon and S.i em. , m , w, i. T 1 , f I , 11211311 IClCSfateS UCDate Return To Paris Sessions Rome, April .10. (United Press) The Italian peace delegation held a conference here tonight lasting more than an hour. It was understood a de cision was reached as to whether the dentation will return to Paris. London. May I. CiiiU-tl Press) A new ngencv dispatch from Homo to- day quote, 1 the Kpora as declaring that Premier Orlando and Foreign Minister ?n; no will remain there "until the alii, s are officially disposed to eon- for with Itrnv on a new basis Fifteen per cent of the teachers in th? V" kin .a public srhools hi:ve failed to siin their contracts fjr next year. Oregon Base Hospital Unit Among Troops Returning Oa Transport Finland iNew York, May 1. The transport Finland docked at Hilboken today bringing head quarters troops of the -Hth dil vision and companies A" to K, inclusive of the 10.! d engin eers; the 40th base hospital for Camp Lewis; With ibase hospital for Camps Kearny and Lewis and scattered casuals. The -lltth base hospital, men tioned in the foregoing" dis patch, is the unit which was formerly known as the Univer sity of Oregon 1ase hospital corps, dt w:is recruited during the first weeks of the war tfrom among the students and former students of the I'ni-. versity of Oregon at Kugo.no.'' A number of PorWand boys are also included in its member ship. After more than a year of training at Oamp Lewis the unit went overseas with the 91st division and saw service with that unii in the Argonne, as well as in Belgium and other parts of the western front. Its commander, Captain Kberle Kuykenriall ef Kirgone, died of disease la Franco lust fall. P1EZ RETIRES TO CIVIL LIFE-WAR IRK OVER Director General Of Fleet Corporation Takes Part ing Shot At Policy. Philadelphia, May 1. (United PrciB) Charles E. I'iez, director .general of the Emergency Fleet Corporation toa.iy goes bsck to civil life, lffs mmiu ol of fice as a war worker expired last night. "I have finished my term and can say wu..r i piense, i ic ucciurcu a tne tareweii dinner last niKnt anenueu by shipbuilders from all parts of the country. With this preface, he attacked the recently announced policy of Kd ward is'. Hurley, chairman of the ship mug board, which cancels contract for mure thun a million tons of shipping. I'iiz expressed his opinion that be fore auch cancelations were ordered an 11 , ' """. should be had to scH the Tars tonnage to the navy yards. 1 "'" "r , , ul . """""' And German Delegates Is Postponed To Altera By William Philip Slmrn (I'nited Press Htaff Correspond ent.) Versailles, May 1. The first meeting of allied and German peace representatives, scheduled for 11 o'clock this morning, was postponed until after noon. The meeting in the famous Trianon Palace hotel is limited to presentation of the enemy delegates' credentials. Exiiniiiia- tion and confirmation of doenments is expected to take at lead 'H hours. Foreign Min sk ister Brovkdorff Rantzau heads the German delegation, nd ik Jules ( million is chairman of the allied credentials committee. Meanwhile, acseinliling of tlie articles of the treoty was report- ed to be progressing satisfai tor- iiv. Confidence was expressed that it would be ready for the Germans by Saturday. . My ILL II IL Attempt of "Reds" To Holdi Demonstration Spurs Sol diers and Police to Shoot Cleveland, Ohio May l.An unidentified man died at Huron Road hospital having been shot by detectives during the red fighting here lat today. Cleveland, Ohio, May 1. Several persons were shot, more than 100 iwere arrested following the breaking u pof meeting late today. Among those arrested was C. E. Ruth ernberg, formerly socialist andidate for mayor, ' The trouble began when ono of Ihe many red parades that were to converge at 1'ublic Square fof the meeting, reach ed a downtown co'ner. A part of the procession had passed the corner. Then came a delegation carrying red flags and shouting. A dozen of group of soldiers dash ed into the street and threw themselves at the paradera. Foliee followed. In a moment there were s hundred fights in progress. Men dropped on the street, clubbed over the head. Tajiks Are Used. iSoldiers in tanks and army trucks dushed up and down the street, clear ing it of the remnants of the proces sion. The reds went to Public ttquare where thousands of persons were gathered for a mass meeting. As they reacsrd the platform two men iu rrn u-.rms carrying red flags climbed over the railings behind the speakers. Rutheiiberg and fifty other men wore taken to central ;'ttion and charged with disorderly conduct. As inuny more men were locked up at precinct stations. While the police kept the public square clenr, the parades which had formed in other sections of the city be gan to arrive. These were broken up before they reached the square, Soldiers Organise. After all the parade had been broken up and the police were guarding the square to see that no meeting was held, the reds began gathering in groups on street corners. Koldiers and sailors formed in emer gency companies, paraded the streets and rushed these groups, breaking them up as fast as they congregated. Boy IScouts, too, jumped into fracas. Whenever they saw a red fin 6 they tyre it from the hand of the man carrying it. I Hundreds of civiliuns jumped onto auto trucks that thev commandeered and joined the soldiers in breaking up the groups of reds. A war tank, with g half dozen sol diers on top, parade the streets and w,1(11 ,,, )10n Rf thp wlp Mw crowJ , .,., ,, .....,. .u. fnw thm The reds lost no time in breaking up. Socialist IlaU Wrecked. Ono crowd of several hundred person marched on socialists headquarters. The insiile of the hall was wrecireo. Police Sergeant Barrett, attempted to perse a crowd at Kuclid avenue and Ksst Ninth stret, was shot and serious Iv wounded. He was rushed to a hos pitnl. disperse a crowd at Euclid avenue and Wertz got a report that a man had been shot at Woodland avenue and Kust Ninth street. Bliss Morton, federal agent, received a report that two civilians had been shot on Kuclid avenue. I Th' dark five cent the ater la jest th' thing fer a bashful tightwad. Whore- members when yon couldn't taste a kta? I Abe Martin - t oon fcsr-x r;;ti adn scores were in to "reds May Day parade and MSP FOHilCE-WIFE SAYS TIMS HADE Complauit Charges Husband With Securing Tiffe Thru Fraud To Property Inherit ed By Wife. Kdith Kyrc White has filed suit for a divorce from Dr. B. It. White, osteo path, with offices In the V. 8. National Bank building. Hhe also files a suit to recover ft Jialf interest , in certain real estate including the home at Sou North Capital street, which she alleges were bought with her money, but which through fraud she alleges were deeded to herself and husband as tenants in common instoad of to herself. In the complaint, she alleges they were married October 81, 1906. That shortly after their marriage, he conspir ed to cheat and defraud her out of real estate which site had inherited. That she hud placed money with ii!m to invest in rioutn Dakita and Idaho property with the understanding that it was to be deeded to lier enfT that through fraud, the deds were made to herself and husband as tenants in com mon. Khc also alleges that sho bought with her ofn money tlm home on Capital stret and t,wut considerable monev oa it, but that through fraud, this property' was also deeded to them as tcimnis iu common instead of to herself. That she had demanded of him that the property purchased by her own mon ey be deeded to herself alone and that ho had refused. Hho alleges then when ever she demanded this, h would bo come sulky and treat her iu an abusive manner. Within tho lust few months, she ol- I j,,K that he threatened to do her bodi i in. in v hiiu ineir rwo ciiiiopm.. ana tlint h hud threatened to blow them up with dwnnmite mid tlml he would bring the "flu" into the home and give it to them all. Also, that when she was ill iu bed, lie got a shotgun, rifle and revolver, loaded them in her presence and acted in a tlireatenin manner, so as to iniike her believe lie would kill her. At another I time she alleges ho did threaten- to her and that he would leave r.mi,. , , In order that he might not be induct ed into the service, sho alleges ho tried to force her to -ivo him somo bends, that he might make a showing to the exemption board, that his family was dependent upon him. Als(( that he said he would rather spend a year for doing sucn an inegai act uinn to serve ono year as a private in the servtoa. At another time he struck her while! ill in bed, she alleges, and that he toldj her when she was ill that she might as' well get ready to die. That he visited her while in a hospital in Portland and' threatened to kill her. Tout nhcu he returned home from Portland a few, evenings ago, she hadto call in the chief of police as she feared he would do her bodily harm. Mrs. Yi lute rurttier stated in her com-1 plaint that she had clothed herself . senators have not agreed upon any ueu two children from her own money and! program for obstruction u inr that her husband had only boipdit meat ! leHK'"1 ' nations as a- party issue, it and groceries. was apparent today. Bitter opponents Hhe asks for the custody of the two!"' ' league, like Henntors Borah and children, a son 11 years old and diiugh-! Poindexter, evidently are planning to ter 8 venrs of age, and an order of court whereby she shall be deeded the full interest in proiwrty which they now hold as tenants in common. UTAH COAL DROPS Walt Lake I'ity, t'fnh, May 1. Utah cool dropied 40 cents a ton to retailers today. The drop, first an nouneed try the Je.-se Knight Kprinjj !nuyon company to encourage sum mer toinge, was quickly accepted by all the other companies, effective to day. The move will stir up trade, it i believed thus keeping the mines run '" " ..:,ll:a. r illlP P II liLl ll U iitos m mmi DpOTS.TOGIi FIZZLE UT ilflllli!b $ate( for Today By Radicals Thru- out Country Are Held la Check By Officials. RAIN PUTS DAMPER UPON FRENCH RADICALS' PLAN Legitimate Labor Bodies Of Europe Celebrate Recent Gains Resulting From Up heaval On lonhnenL Paris, May 1. (United Press.) Many soldier and civilians were in jured iu clashes here this afternoon re sulting from May Day nti government demonstrations. Disturbance began in the Place Le La Concorde and Place De La Kepub - lique. Shortly afterwward a crowd at - . . . " . . tempted to rush the military cordon In the Sue vuivurii line of gendarme but was stopped by cavalry a few yards beyond. Numerous fist fight occurred between gendarmes and civilians when a red flag was un furled near the Madeline. Seattle on Guard. Seattle, Wash., May 1. One hundred police are being held in reserve at head-l The Japanese immediately will with quiiiter by Chief Warren io c..t. with draw their military forces from Shau any May Day industrial trouble. The 'tunic, which thev have occunied iia all was issued by labor groups for a "big May Day celebration" at Golden minis. Hafety of the mines and rail Garden park, on the outskirts of the ways there will be assured througu tb city for U p. in. today. Hpeaking.siiorts, Srvscucu of special Chinese police, tram- gnmes and a dance The call was signed were advertised, "Joint (.ommit- tee." No names were signed. Four un ions had indorsed tho celebration. Detroit Curbs Blot. Detroit, Mich., May 1. What might ferenco are "fully satisfied" with th have resulted in a big "red" demon- agreement reached yesterday tn lari strutiou win stopped by a turnout of on the rhino- Japanese territorial eon n II the reserve force of police here to- troversy, according to a Jupanese radio day, gi'uiu forwarded to Tokio today by the About four thousand men gathered at the Houses of Musses today, and ac-l cording to the polce, were plunning a march to the city hall. Police prevent ed the demonstration with but little vio lence. Heveral thousand workmen in 18 De j troit plants are on strike unii mnori troubles are reported daily. I Indiana, Pa., May I. I Armed radicals who I!omer Citv for Indiana to hold a May Day celebration has been dispersed by a detachment of slate police, it non need here. was an- (Continued on page nine) Republican Stand On League Secret By L. O. Martin (I'nited Press Staff Correspondent.) Washington, May 1. , Republican continue mcir rigni lor ouirigiu rejec tion of the covenant. Henator Lodge, monv expect, will take the stand that he favor a league, but that the present covenant is still unsatisfactory. Article Ten Target. Article X, guaranteeing teriitorial in tegrity of league members, is to tie the target of the strong attack of league enemies. Lodge in his slatcrmcn isl night was careful in his expression on the league covenant. He did say, however, that "it is obvious that it will require further amendments if it is to pro mote pea'e snd riot endanger certain rights of the Cr.ited State waich Surrender Of Peninsula Ad Port Of Kiao Chaa To CLza Provided By Agreement h rans. NIPPONESE TO RETAIN SOKE ECONOMIC RIGHTS Delegates Decide Mexico hi f -i tv it . ft testa tuca Must itsien strate Stability Before Join ing League. By Ctrl D. Groat (Cnitcd Press Staff Correspondent.) Paris, May L--Detail of Japa' moral victory in the controversy rer her territorial claims in China will b inserted in the peace treaty, according j ,0 information obluiucd fiom JuuuntM Is" 1?" . , , file agreement reached between the Japanes delebatcs aad the "big threa" vesteriliv afternoon was outJmd as luU lows: Japan will surrender tho Bliautung peniusula, including the port of Kiau Chau, to China. Whe will, however, re tain rich economic rights on the praia- mii li uiul wi.ll receive certuin vaioulifti concessions in the nort or Pinnae. 23 miles southeust of Ktn Chau. thev seized that territory from the Oer- ed by the Jupauesc. Both Sides Satisfied. Hun Francisco, May 1. (United Press.) Moth President Wilson and tk Juuancnu dwleKHtes In the ueace ea- United Press. The wireless, which was sent via Baa Francisco, originated with 8. Fjedi;, general manager of Nippon Dempo, tlm big Jupanese news ngom who is iu Paris for his service. , By Fred 8. Ferguson 1 (United Pres Htitff Correspoui enL) Paris. Mav 1 Mexico and Costa Rica. (I'nited Press.) like Russia, must demonstrate, rao ia started from liilitv of their governments, as well a show they aro ready to accept the pin- cipl of the league of nut ions before they are admitted to memoersnip, iwa learned todnv. (Continued on pago two) .should never be placed in jeopardy." This was taken as a warning that the republican senate leaders, despite ap proval of the league by Former Presi dent Taft are going to continue their opposition to the document. A move ment is under wnv for harmony agree ment under this program. How far the republicans will go In op position to the pence treaty to b brought bnck by the president was con jectural todav. Lodge Supports Italy. It was regarded as significant, how ever, that Senator Lodge today was en record ill support of Italy's cJaiui for' Finnic. Answering requests uy .Massa rhuselts Italians for his opinion, I.odje declared that port was needed for pro tection of the Latin nation, lie railed attention to the citizens' demand of Fi ll toe for union with Italy. Jugo Kiavs, Lodge added, should take one of the other oullets to the Adrinti offeree them.