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FORTY- SECOND YEAR NO. 231. EIGHT PAGES
SALEM, OREGON, TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 1919.
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NEW S REQUEST
President Asked To Furnish
Full Data On Landing Of
. Marines In Trau.
FILIBUSTER TO DELAY
TREATY CHARGED TODAY
Hitchcock Attacks Republic
. ans For Failure To Act
: Promptly Upon Pact
- By L. C. Martin ;
' (United Press Staff Correspondent.)
: Washington, Sept, 30. The senute to
day ' unanimously adopted Senator
Kew'g resolution calling on President
"Wilson to furnish U the facts concern
ling the landing of American marines at
.Adoption of the resolution followed
denunciation of republicans by senate
administration leaders, who charged
that a filibuster is being conducted to
dlny tho peace treaty; They charged
that republicans are "everlastingly
providing and harassing" President Wil
son and ''demanded that- such tactics
cease. - . - - ..
In debate which for bitterness and heat
lias not been excelled in the senate for a
long time, Senators Hitchcock and
Swansou angrily declared that tho re
publicans demand on tho tending of
American marines in Dalmatin has been
mado the occasion for ."condemnation
by senators of their own government."
Senator Now had calledup his resolu
tion requesting tUftpriiidtnt to inform
the sonato concerning the landing of
marines. ' '' ' " ; . -
At the same time, Representative
Campbell, Kansas, started an attack in
the house 'against the use of American
forces on orders of foreigners. -
"There is a systematic filibuster go
ing on hore to delay consideration of the
treaty against tho wishes of the peo
ple," Hitchcock declared. "I cm not
protesting Against this resolution. But
I am protesting ajainst this everlasting
disposition to prod and annoy an ad
ministration that is doing ita best to end
thi war. I don't believe (he senators on
that side are in sy.mpathv with the pri-e-tie&of
constantly heckling and attack
ing the president. We ought to net, on
this treaty and act on it, even If it goes
against what I believe ought to be done.
"When we reach an amendment we
Plight to discuss it. The Fall amend,
ments have boon before the senate-several
days, but the senate hasn't heard
a word of discussion on the Fall amend-
Anvthine to delay, anything to,""" l" 'utno,1 unirung certm-,
,-stinate, while a .few politic !CaeS. oft,the 8ta? labr ommtesioner
te other side, think thev ar,- '. deftnltl- ' ,
j i oscrastinate
r.mking polit't nl capital and political is-
sue. I warn them thnt they may renr-1
they got the issue, after thev get it."
$500,000 BRIDGE FOR
YOUNGS BAY PLANNED
A double loaf trunnion bascule briagj
costing approximately $500,000 is to be
constructed across Youngs Tloy at An
tor.a according to plans now under wny
in the ttato hichw.y depart-'"! nt. Then:
plans sre now beini? submit! jd to'co
tractors and the contract v.i'l be award
ed either in Ifover.'ber or licccmber.
. Bids are bein iisk.'d on three tvpe-
of bridges, one r. combined high way and
railway bridge and the other two con
fined exclusively to highway traffic. In
the interest of econcmv engineers iu the
state highwav department favor the
combined highway and railway bridg!
inasmuch as the Port of Asto.-,a Is now
constructing a belt line' railway for
which a bridge must be provided across
The cost of the prooosed new struc
ture which is to replace the present
countv bride would be divided betweea
the Port of Astoria, which would be re
uuired to pay half of the cost, and the
f V ""d . eonntv "overnments which
would share equally in the other naii.
, Wsshincrfon. fJnnt. T-O-
Members of he sen-t
ten will en to the Pittsburgh steel fields; Cleveland union of the International i to have a new modern hotel in the near
to make a personnl investirtatioi of the Longshoremen's association todcy. All, future, according to IL K Hoeflcr, who
steel strike situation' Fridnr. !f vp"'dock workers will be out on strike byjbas purchased a half block at the cor
trostv "moi'dmc!!-! con br tvi8tronel tomorrow, William Loy, president of the iner of Coinmerciai and Fourteenth
R-tnr Kenyon, chnbrman, announced loeal, said . . 'streets as the site f -the new building,
todar. I More than 300 are aiready out. The consideration was $.33,000.
New Fruit Products Firm to l
Commence Operations A bout
Octobe r 15,
announcement of the pro
posed i gcjshmont within 30 days of
a new j g- 0 try in Salem the Steward
Fruit j p "'icts Co. many citizens
a token of a brilliant in-
all cre for the city. Progres
or JS-e about to align with the
sive f 01
Chambel . Commerce to invito other
industry C5 -e, that it is felt certain
will com the near future.
Upon 'emoval of the Salem
School I a To., a temporary firm, in.
the Argd S vChemeketa street, near
Commer.r-t.-1 Steward Fruit Pro
ducts company will immediately install
maohinery and start operations! Accord
ing to. Mr. J. C. Steward, resident man
ager of the firm, the new venture will
be runn3n full blast within 30' daya.
"We expect the machinery to arrive
any day now,.' Mr. Steward Baid Tues
day, "and as goon as the option of the
book company - expires October 15 we
shall commence installation.'.'
Tho new plant will employ about 5
people, all to be from Salem except two
executive Iheads who travel for the
firm. Two prominent Salem people, Dis
trict Attorney Max Gehlhar and James
Holtzol, with offices in the Bush and
Lane Bank building, are on tho board
of directors of the Steward Fruit Pro
ducts Co. , .
The machinery to be installed in the
plant in the Argo block will cost "ap
proximately $5000. The monthly out
put of the plant at the start is estim
ated by Mr. Steward at $20,000. Tho
product will be handled in Oregon,
Washington and Montana, by a general
sales agency. .
investigation by Secretary T. E. Mc-
The supremo court today, in an opin
ion written by Justice Burnett and con
curred in by Justices Harris, Bean and
Johns, reversed the decision of Judge
Robert G. Morrow of the Multnomah
couuty supreme court in awarding dam
ages to Katherine Kuntz for tho death
of her husband, George Kutttz while In
the employ of the i,merson Hardwoou
company, and ordered the case back for
a new trial.
Kuntz was killed while adjusting a
belt on a machine in the department in
which he was employed, 'xne Jinierson
Hardwood company had rejected the pri,
visions of the workmen's compensation
act and Mrs. Kuntz brought suit and
was awarded damages.
In reversing Judge Morrow the su
preme court declares . that the lower
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Thl on rApkion Undeddown1
today wrl that in ?he case of ou I
Dennison vs. Mike .Tosi ,n, an nnl
from Multnomah -county in a case tu
A Petition lor renparinff in tliA phra
of Rive vs. Douglus county was deniea !
by. the court.
FLOUR JUMPS FORTY
CENTS IN PORTLAND
Portland, Or., Sept. 30. Flour ad
vanced 40 cents a barrel in Portland
today going to $11.15 as the will price
for new patent. There was a similar
'boost in tho price of bakers' brands.
The increased price has been- caused
by the most sensational premium ever
paid for wheat in this section of the
country. Due to the short crop of hard
wheatin the east big eastern millers
have rushed into the Pacific northwest
market and are today paying a premi
um of from 30 to 35 cents a bushel
above the government price.
a premature satisfaction of "e no caance or .B"uu. "'c"'"Bi' n " ' i t,, t w"
Judge George W. Stapleton waator. to d.scuss the situation. w ' t tn ,Mt
in an opinion written by , Ihe time being Rt least, he wm not par- '7""-' , " r"
Harris. - tieipaf dlreetly to the treaty fight .nn n 7
Consequently local miller j have been!t.,,
iwiccu iv fcu iiiiu iiiu country hiiu. pur
chase wheat at high prices.
Coal And Ire Handlers To
Strike Within 24 Hours
' Cleveland, Ohio, Sept. 30. Movement
of coal and ore in and out of Cleveland
will be completely stopped in the next
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Croskey of the Chamber of Commerce
shows the value that this enterprising
firm will be to Salem, and. the sincer
ity of its instigators to make this city
the home of its best plants. Another
plant of the Steward Fruit Products
company is located at Tatioma, Wash,
letters received from Mr. MlcCroskey
from stock owners in the firm are en
thusiastic in their acclaim of the busi
ness. One stockholder, of Tacoma, said
that although ho paid only $10 for his
stock 00 days ago, he wouldn't sell It
now for $50. . ,
The Steward Fruit Products company
has a. five year lease on the plant site
iu the Argo block. . .
. The. ready sale that awaits the pro
duction of the firm's products is shown
by the fact that one wholesale house
has expressed its readiness to contract
for the entire output.
Mr. Steward, in, discussing the Issue
Tuesday, spoke highly of Salem as a
future industrial center.
"Itiere is plenty of factory sites in
and uear Halom," he declared. And
I'm sure that other companies, just as
we did. will recognise the future that
lays ahead of Salem and i:mtall factor
ies and plants here. Tho only thing that
is needed is an energetic campaign by
the Chamber of .Commerce and other
civic bodies In acquainting manufac
turers with the possibilities here."
The output of the Steward Products
company consists of flavoring extracts,
pie filling, egg substitutes, apple but
ter, baking powders, chocolate a&d cus-1
tard ptylding powders) washing com
pounds, and many other articles.
Washington, Sept. 30 (United Press)
"The president had a good night's
rest and Is improving, " said a bulletin
issued at 11:05 a. m. today by Dr. Cary
T. Grayson, President Wilson's physi
f i- nPiHnt lm been riven to un-'
dorstand that tho situation in the sen-
ate with regard to -ratification of the
nec treatv "is much improved" since
l. ,.. ., hi. cnnot!n tnnr. nii nl(liu I
to information at the White House to
day. Improvement in tho situation from
the administration's viewpoint had
been continuous during the last ten days
the president lias been told.
Friends of .tho treaty, he was assurect,
now believe that ratification is possible
without reservations' or amendments
which would necessitate sending
rl..imont l,o,k tn tlm iiMcn conference.
Hnwr HmrA la nn immediate Pros-
nect of starting to vote on tho treaty,
h-. - -y" -- -- -
.f" litlon U delaying
Secretary Tumulty went to the captial
late yesterday. Then, late last niglit
he 8aw tne president
There is said to
'v to keoP uis m'in,1 ott
t as much
California Town Shaken
By Five Quakes la Night
Caloxico, Cal., rVpt. "0. Five stiff
earthquake shocks were felt here dur
ing, I nt night. The longest lasted 15
.seconds. No damans w?a done but vis
itors to the city and many of the
peruan'-nt residMits tcii ewalt alarmed.
Cossacks Seize And Hold
, .Two American Soldiers
Washington, Sept. 30. Cossacks,
whom the Americans are aiding iu Si
beria, recently- seized two United
States soldiers and did not iciea3e them
until Major General Graves, commander
of the Siberian expeditionary force de
manded it, Secretary Baker announced
One of the Americans wa'i an officer
and one n. enlisted man, accoruing 10
Rtiknr. Unofficial advii-i-s iaid the en-l-'ted
man was subjected to iudig.-itica
by the Kusskns.
Astoria To Have New
Modern Hostelry Soon
ASToria in. Hem. ao. Tiii ntv is
AND BUSY TODAY
lU'COlUUlK til A'l. umjm-Ji o ..." ....
JUGO SLAVS AT
WAR SAYS POET
D'Annuazio Cuts Telegraphic
Communication To Capital
Military Expty : Agaast
riume By beriaans 'Inaptd
By Staff Chief. '
" By Oamillo Cianfarr
(United Press Staff Correspondent.)
Borne, Sept. ' ;28. (Delayed.) Ga-
briello D'Annuhzio considers tfiat a
state of war exists between Jugo-Slavla
and the Italian forces' under his com
mand, -it was revealed (today in reports
of negotiations betweil the post com
mander and the head of the French mis-'
sion at Fiume. -, . - !'
: D'Aununzio had ordered a oeveranci
of telegraphic communication between.
Fiume and Agram, the captial of d ot in
and Slavonia. The French representa
tive protested, insisting eommounica
tions in resumed. '.In refusing to grant
tho request, D'Annunzio replied that in
his opinion a state- of war existed with
the Jugo-Slavs. '
A dispatch from Berne to the Idea
Nazionale declares the Serbian govern
ment was planning e! military expedi
tion against D'Annunzio but at the last
moment the cabinet ministers decided to
hear the opinion of the chief of staff.
The latter is Said tp .have pointed Out
that Serbia was practically in a state
of war with every border people, espe
cially Rumania Which had mobilized her
forces on the Bnnate border. ,.
: The chief of staff also asserted that
the situation within the new Jugo-Slav
state was alarming, as the Crotians and
Slavonians were stm conaucting enor-
Vtic anti-Serbia agitation. After this
'.explanation the cabinet abandoned tho
EugClllo ClXlSSa, Of
the- chamber of
deputies, just returned, from Fiume, de
clared that it was impossible to describe
the enthusiasm in Fiume.
"If D'Annunzio had not entered Fi
ume, the Jugo-Slavs would have ruled
the port now," he said. "The Fiumans
feel now they huve been delivered for-
ever from a foreign yoke,
"President-Wilson s re
not acceptable for three reasons:
First Because of international re
second, because D'Aununzio 's
expedition places the city in a position
where it anot be abandoned without
'annexation; third, Fiume will notaccopt
"As . threat to Italy it is expelled
m t he eague of nation , .d deprived
I would point out thtt
reparations are an integral part of the
was without success.
Newspaper reporters assigned to par
liament have issued a challenge for a
duel with Deputy Husholi, who, they
charge insulted the press and Tribuna in
particular during the chamber's discus'
(Continued on Page Kight.)
Most o' th' girls that come out o''
beauty shops look like they hadn' been
waited on. A straight life is th' best
tiupo tpflntv thfl IPftirUft lfl BflL"
it mueh "as wiwiuiu uuciiuoo. .
Local Hop Market Touches
75 cent Mark; Many Sales
Above 70 Are Transacted
For those few fortunate growers wo
decided wot to contraot their hops when
the market looked good last winter and
much better the past summer, and who
have not sold, there is a market of. 70
cents or niore ft pound today. . ;
J. B. Linn was one of the fortunate
growers who held on. Yesterday ho sold
lB,oqo pounds of hops for 70 cents a
pound. Last year , about this time of
the month he sold his crop for 8 cents
a pound. . , . ... , . ,,
. The firm- of Downing & Eoff is also
one of the fortunate Ones that a rising
market did not tempt. . A few days ago
they sold 44 bales - of fuggles at 72
cents a pound. The total amount re
ceived for the 44 bales was $6,168.78.
Another firm that figured the market
about right up to the present date is
Veavey ft .Cooper of Corvallis. - Tb
morninir ther sold their crop of 141
bales at 73 cents a pound.
One year ago the hop market opened
at 10 cents and about S00 bales wer
sold at this figure.. Early in October of
ivxa laere was an uneasv ieonna in ine
morKet ana prices began to surgo up
wara. me ijonaon prewers osgan t
anticipate and tho Market stiffened
Later last winter, the English- brew-
By Bd L. Keen
(United Press Staff Correspondent.) 1
London, Sept 30. Minor acts of sa
botage have been reported in connection
with the railway strike, the government
announced in a communique issued to
day from Downing street!. It wfts ro-
HAND IN STRIKE
ported, in one instanec,that the switch- T lom,orrow morning, wo can "t at
. .k. ill KaaW lford t0 0,y ,ou- '
es on one of the roads had been thrown,
. The railway scrvico is improving, the
communique stated. . The distribution
of food is reported as progressing satis
factorily. Tho government apparently is grad
ually gaining the upper hand
natioa-wide strike. .
The busman and tram operators, clos
ing a long session early today, postponed
their deciffion with regard to a sympa-Via.
They had planned originally to walk
out tonight. Action by tho transport
workers also has been delayed.
Despite the nation-wide railway block-
ade, the food ministry has been able mitted at the high school free of tuition. '"R Ph.vicmns Militory guard, patrol
thus far to maintain a steady move.;Tnia ,top was decided upon at a recent a froat of the hosI"tal ,ta,'U
ment of foodstuffs into the beleaguered .meeting of the school board, and Is win-1 T', . . , ' . . .
cities, thus countering labor's first w.. Binr high commendation from citizens.! n,ht muha i i
jor blow and virtually removing the ;As tuition in most cases amount, to $90 military appearance with steel heWed
danger of starvation. London, it was annually, the importance of this step .aouUbojw i patroll.ng the black belt and
estimated by food officials todav, is re-'(an j,e readUv seen. I0thcr P''8 of the e ty' 7 truck.
ceWgbetwen80 andl00per"centof The belief is held that many ehUdrcn, armc w'th f,M".Ku"?'
the normal amount of principal food- realizing that difficulty awaited thorn thrng,h tho ?T -
Biuna ironi iim omgme n.niruiB, moior
lorries provding tho mode of transports
Tho government hoped today to re
peat yesterday 's venture, when the first
volunteer food train reached London
from the east coast loaded with fishs
Thus far it has hardly been necessary
to draw upon reserve stocks. Incoming
meat and flour supplies arc nearly nor
mal. Vegetables today were being re-
reived in usual Quantities, the milk sun-,
ply Was fifty per cent or normal and ully killed while hunting deer near Ver- pected to arrive today and fiOO soldiers
r-flrgs 25 per cent. jnonia, Or., Sunday morning. It was hts from Camp Grant arc now detaining-.
' 'initio! hunting trip. Omaha business men, mooting yester-
f AC AitffOiac Wirrmmi-lfli-e I H wa on vil,it ttt tho homc of day' (,!PIorcd 8utoy ' r'"tin8
iiUa niifjeiCa Ulll)WUirvCI5 Itister-in-low, Mis. Mary Millcnger, when s"ed thnt s permanent military unit be
Rorlv Vltr VjlriHra Tftnrrrllf . "r hunt was proposed, and ill com- stationed at Fort Crook, near here.
neaay ror oiriKe lonsgni: with ,lis hrjTi Joe B Mr ColU(i i -mgind the brute wasknied's, id
' '.Tames and Green Adams, he went in Mrs. Joseph Loeback, mother of Agnes,
Log Angeles, Cal., Sept. 30. Leaders quel!t n dner About 10 o'clock, while I9 year old girl, who identified the ne
of tho shipyard unions were busy today landing on a log, his shotgun was dis- g'o Will Brown, as the one who robbed
wtih perparations for a strike effective charged in such a manner as to tear jand later assaulted her. Tho girl has
nt midnight in all Los Angeles district jaway hjg throat and a part of his face, broken down completely and is in a
shipyards. ' James Adams saw bim fall off the los: "orious condition.
While the unions say sow men at the
i,ong xeacn nnipounuinjr company ami
nonthwestern ntiipyartis will be arrcr.t
ed, the companies declare no such num
ber will walk out and that not even that
many men are employed. The Los An
geles Shipbuilding and Drydock com
pany's yard are working with non
union men since the strike was called
there many weeks ago.
Californians Carry Anti- .
Japanese fight To Polls
Stockton, Cal.. Sept. 30. California 's
cnti-Jupauese fight will be carried di
rect to tho voters through the initiative.
The Anti-Japanese association of Cali
fornia has decided to circulate initia
tive petitions in order to place their
measures on the 1920 ballot.
' The program decided on here lust
night includes cancellation of the "gen-
tlemau's sgreement." with Japan, ex-
d union of all "picture brides," barring
further Japanese immigration and bar-
ring Japanese forever from citizenship,
era began to realize there was a short
age of erops and they also realised there
would be a greater demand for beer, the
war having come to a. close. . Statistics
also showed that the English production
of hops was 50 per cent off and when
this was realized, the .market started
upward and has continued to go up. w.
Hop men hore, feel the priee s but ft
temporary one,, as the English as weU
as .German erops : will . resume normal
conditions in another year and that the
Willamette valley grower who plant
under the impulse of the inflated mar
ket, will bo sadly disappointed. ..... -
As to whether -the local "dealers are
getting any of this remarkable, price
and thereby laying away large sums of
money for a rainy dnv.'the trensral im
pression is that fully 75 per cent of tke'
buyers hore have already eontraeted
and that the inflated price win work Lor
the benefit of the Eaxlish brewer and!
not tho Willamette valley broker. Those
best informed as to thn hnn bnsXiiiun
( here, say that the brokers ha-ve mostly
i avlll Ub XllUl L.r LU III CtUlkS. X Jill I. IHJtT.
sold at from H I tn E7 -nn). Tk.i a.t I
Ml ni vvm OA 4-. Of im. 1 1 l
. winter as soon as . contracts .were made
with growers, the hops wore again akld
to the Loudon brewers on the usual hop
margins. ,; -
HOT TO HOLD UP
Despite the continued shortage - of
school books that has temporarily sus
pended classes, work will begin in Sa
lem's public schools in full blast Wed
ncsday morning, according to Superin
tendent of Schools Todd. -' !
"Books, or no books," Todd said o
dny .noon "Work 'will, start'' .with a
No new figures as to tho number of
children attending tho city schools wore
announced. Mr. Todd said that there
was a slight increase in all schools over
Monday, and that at the high school stu
dents were -still enrolling Tuesday. - He
.refuted the rumor that tho InM-on-md at.
tendnnco would find the schools too
Bmall to accomodate the pupils.
There is plenty of room," Mr. Todd
but w r hrt ,t t,t,.
;ors. Thw,c, however eaa be. e,,,
' short)y x thinl so ther u n0
noticeable delay in school work."
t. t i,-i. i-.t
!Ti. a " .i.A a
in gecuring books havo deferrod enroll
ment in schools, so it is doubtful wheth
er tho exact atendauce can bo known
for at least a week.
Accidental Discharge Of
Shotgun Fatal To Hunter
Forest Grove, On., Sept. 30. John
Siuuett of Camas, Wash., was accident-
and ran to his as8istli.nce, but found him
For League Is Nominated
Tokio, Sept. 29. (Delayed.) Dr. Ni
tobe was today nominated by the Japa
nese government for appointment as un
dersecretary of tho league of nations.
Nitobe is director of a social bureau
;at London and is the ranking minister
Closed Shop Base Of AH
Labor Troubles Is Claim
St. Louis, Mo., Sept. 30. (United
Press.) The principle of the closed
shop is at the root of the labor troubles
of the nation, Robert F. Maddox of At-
lanta, ua., declared today in the annual
address of the president, opening
convention of the American Bankers as-,
if Arm num
in ii n
Ccssiasder Of 4 CeztnJ Dt-
parfcert Takes Cc&c!
DAIIFER UPON RI3TO
V"" ' iMrt F--,rf
i""-vJ. . "'v. "
Lynchin? Of Negro As
Good Moral Lessen.
Omaha, Web., Kept, ao. (Unltea
Press.) General' Leonard Wood, eaui
manding the central department, arrived
at 10:30 today to take command of tho
military forces stationed here to prevent
rioting. .". . .'.' - -
He went immediately into conference
with city, state and military anthori
ties. Ho declined, to disens the situa
tion wth newspapermen until after, tho
Wood waa sent here. by Secretary of
War Baker following the riots of Sun
day night when a mob lynched a negro
and nearly killed Mayor Smith.
Witn the sKics Btiu overcast and ram
forecast for tonight, no further raee
troubles are feared until Wednesday
night. On that evening the electrical
parade, tho feature of the annual Ak-
.Sar-Ben carnival will be held. Ak-Sur-Bcn
vfficials today decided to hold the
parade and the rest of the carnival
program ias schedule They . believe
thai there- are' suffieient troops i the ,
city to o,uell wny disturbance. This pa
rade in former years drew crowd, esti
mated at 200,000 pereoiis., ':; v v ' - 'i
However, if eoudition look toad to
morrow, the parade will ilkely 'be call
ed off. - "... "."'i- .. .
(lenenil Wood, is ip full iramond.
He has established headijuartert in
Mayor iSmith's office. Actittj; Mayor
U re today turned the . police depart
ment over to the. military anthorities.
M. J. Hyketl, a traveling sntesmnn,'
shot' in this, riots Sunday night, died
this morning, bringing tho death list
up to three.
A "'V rnln wh3c? feU dn,,nSt
the n,ght probably did more to restor.
order in Omaha than anything els.,
' yor Smith, who was eut djwn after
being hanged front a light tott, Will
probably recover, according to attend-
could be heard, but the official, report
no serious trouble.
A huge captive balloon for observa
tion purposes has been hoisted over tho
black belt, where 13,000 negroes li'e.
Here also machine guns have been set
up at intersections where the soldier
can sweep four different streets.
The American Legion has volunteered
to furnish local authorities 300 special
'police, recruited from overseas: veterans.
Major General. Leonard Wood is ex-
umunn sw.ievy women apjjroveu iaa
negro's lynching and many were Been in
the crowd cheering the mob as it at
tacked the courthouse and fought buck
polico inch by inch until tho prisoner 1
"The fire and wounding of so many
is a deplorable thing," suid one preuii-
, ncnt society lender, "but I think it will
jbo a- great lesson. It really hasn't bcesi
-soiiiiior umana giris or women u k
the streets unescorted after dark."
Prosecutor Of Mooney Asks
Re-Election From Voters
Ran Francisco, Sept. 30. Charles M.
Fickert, the district attorney who su
ccsttfully presented Thomas J. Mooney
for the preparedness parade bombing, is
a candidate for re-election today. His
declaration is on file.
Although forced to lie fu-ee downward
on a hospital cot, the district attorney
believe, he will soon be up and eonduct-
ing a vigorous campaign. .
Fickert some weeks ago under a seri-
ous spinal operation.
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