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SALEM, OREGQN, FRIDAY, OCTOBER 10, 1919.
vxvij i y v .laxi io STANDS -ITV"JI
Central Committee to Study
By Ralph F. Couch
(United Press Staff Correspondent)
Washington, Oct. 10.The national industrial confer
ence today voted a recess until 9:30 a. m. next Tuesday to
'give the central committee of 15 time to study and report
on the proposal of the labor group, that the conference
name a board of six to arbitrate the steel strike.
.The proposals of - the ' employers
grnun are divided into twolve clauses,
all of which are in the form of cnunci;
ation of general' principles.uno declares
that "there should) .be no intorferenca
with the open shop,' that is, the shop
in which membership mid non-membership
in any association is not made A
condition of employment. There should
(be no denial of kia rieht M an im-!
ployer mid his workers to agree that
their relations shall be that of the
closed union shop, or of the closed non
union shop. But the right of-the em
ployer, and his men to continue their
'relations on the principles of the open
shon. should not be questioned or de
nied." Under th heading "freedom of con
tract," the employer group insists:
"With tho right to associate recog
nized, tho fundamental principle of in
dividual freedom demands that every
person' must be free to engage in any
lawful occupation or enter into any
lawful contract as an employe and be
secure in the continuity and rewards
of- his efforts.
. llio only qualification' to which
such libcrtv of contmct i. anhbut liu !
in tii. , it " ."-r. ,-
ita fcTL ?Xih?
its imposed by tho constitution to rej
ulate in tho public interest for cxnm
ipie, tor promotion 'of. health, safety
and morals. "
, The iproiK)Bals emphasize-that the
- right io strike or' lock, Jiut. should not
denied as an ultimate rosort, after
all possible means of .adjustment have
ibeen exhausted." '
i -A ' distinction " is made, however,
with respects to strikes and lockouts
in public utility service and govern
ment service, iu both of which, the
code declares "common rights and ob
ligations," made it neceesnry to con
skier the situation from a "somewhat
different oint- of view than private
industry." The code also condemns the
sympathetic strike and lockout as
"anti-social and iminorul."
Other principles in the proposed code
"Kvery association whether of em
ployers or employes must be equally
subject ito public authority and legally
responsible for its own "conduct "and
th-it of its agents.
i " All men have the right to associ
ate voluntarily," but, "the arbitrary
usn ot such collective power to coerce
or control others without their consent
is an infringement on .personal liber-
. r.ach estahlishment should provide Attorney General George M. Brown
adequate; means for. the discussion of fund J. M. Devers, assistant attorney
all questions, but "there should be no general assigned to the stato highway
bvPZral,renrnt-,0f hV C,":Cise i'tment, are both of the opinion that
fcTt att. f af to 'permit the
. "Honrs of work should be fixed at V ' L ai!Jltton,al feJ"al ld "P
a -point consistent with tt, h.niih f to the constitutional limitation of two
tue worker and his rijrht to an ade-
BUT NOT ALLOWED
Wnnliinnt nt in rr-.."t 1 t , i request 01 me mgnwuy oepsnment at
Y '0'-111'! "'eetiug next Monday. If the
turllier nnprovenient in President , 1 .l , . , ,
Wilson's condition was announced by r6(luf08t 'f ref!,9?d thc
his physicians at 11:35 a.n. today ymeat pr.bably J"??6 mui
The official statement laid: V!!??!
"Tho president had another restful"81 "V J t0 rn.nt. T
nicht tt;. . 1 quest in order to secure an interprcta-
wnnd hTiTl' lm,-:tion of the provisions of the act.
piovc and lie is now taking as much
100a ana of great Variety as we de
This was signed by firs. Grnvson. Buf
fin and Stitt. Dr. Biiffin did not par- j
A p&onograph has been put in. the
president's bedroom and is played fr
mm frequently. Mrs. w llson also rea
poetry aud fiction to him. Wilson lacgns
sua jests with his physicians and nlways.man eovernment, threatening to impose
has a sally ready when they are most
serious. This, they say, aids materially
in, his recovery. ,: '
Dr. Grayson will probably have sole
.-iT-ainiv ...rn- neiirr unnn? ine last
few days, there still is a chance of a re -
lapse, such as is common in enne nf
nervous exhaustion. Tlierefore the ut
most care must be exercised for several'
dsys more, it wns stated. .
cnarge of tne patient within a few davs, r " ' , '"TV .
flier i, im ln,rnr . 11 ws decidVd, in addition, to
dilv consnltaticns, ft wa, said. an aineu commission i, Lie ..tic ,
.... . . ... . 'states to observe the German evacua-
.-wiiiihi!;ii nusoo s ponuitinn lias
quato period of leisure for rest, recre
ation, home, life and se-lf development"
also "overtime work, shoultUns far as
I possible be avoided and one: day of
rest in seven should ibe provided."
.Wages should be so adjusted as to
maintain the worker and his family at
a standard of living that "should be
satisfactory, to a right minded man in
view of - the prevailing high cost of
living." Women to get equal' pay with
men for equal work.
Work conditions should 'be as safe
and satisfactory to workers as the na
ture of the work "reasonaibly per
The establishment rather than tho,
industry as a whole or any branch of
" , e cwiwiumeu umt or pro-1
d'ufctiion andi eaidii I eStialblielhinent
"should develop contact and full op
portunity for interchange of views be
tween management and men through
individual or collective dealing or a
combination of both."
"There should be no intentional re
01 P"" or 01
striction of productive, effort or output
'y either employer or employe to cre-
ate an ''ifieial scarcity of the pro-
A,,t .-- ' .-. .
With Ei view t.n Rfipiirina n Cdiirt. iiitfr.
prctation as to just how far the state
may proceed under tho Bean-Burrett act
of 1917 in meeting federal aid for road
work, the state highway commission this
morning filed with the state board of
control a request for the issuance of un
additional $1,000,000 worth of bonds un-
dcr this act. This amount is $400,000 in
excess of the balance remaining of the
$1,800,000 specifically authorized in the
I Bean-Barrett act under which $1,200,000
n bonds have already been issued to
j meet a like amount of federal aid.
'. cl 1 Me Brace s assessea vaiua-
uon. 1111s limitation, it is figured, will
permit the issuance of an aggregate os
$20,000,000 for highway work. A total
of $17,800,000 has already been author-
ized by the state legislature including
the $1,800,000 authorized under tho
iieaii-uarreu act. unuer tins interpro-
n tation nf the law tlwrn wnnl.l vit rem l
I a margin of $2,200,000 available for
oau money appropriated by the-
It is expected that the stato board
of control will take some action on thel
request 01 me nignwny department St a
IFOCH'S ULTIMATUM TO
PTla ft in fTT.,;,ft,i t.m
. Marshai Foch's latest note to tho Gcr-
a blockade against Germany unless she
; immediately withdraw . her force
,from the Baltic region, was approved
Dv supreme onneit or the peace
j fjj, supreme council decided to send
!a -commission to Budapest to take an
. ini-antirv nf aniiiiinnAl
from Hungary by the Bnmanian forces,
Bulgaria wa, 'granted a ten day ex -
tension to answer the peace treaty.
STATE TO TEST
Force in Fight
London, Oct. 10. (United Press.) A
force of twenty thousand Germans has
attacked the Letts ou a tea mile front,
according to a dispatch to the Dally
Chronicle from its correspondent in Ri
ga. The Letts were heavily outnuinber
ered and were forced to yield the ground
under strong pressure. -
The correspondent says he viewed the
battle while stationed six miles from
Riga. It was preceded, he says, by two
German airplanes bombing the Lettish
cavalry headquarters. . "
Dispatches from Berlin today quoted
official advices from Mitau saying the
Germans attacked - the Letts after
strong Lettish patrol attacks had
thratoncd the Germans' orderly removal
from West Kassia. The Germans occu
pied two villages six and nine miles,' re
spectively, south of Biga.; -
Pendleton, with an increase, in bank
deposits over those, of June 30 amount
ing to $2,257,393.60, has assumed first
place in. the list of cities in the mil
lion dollar class outside of Portland,
according to a report just compiled by
Will II. Bennett, state superintendent
of brink's. .Pendleton with flippft ihanka
reported a total of 8,471,435.90 on de'
posit September -2. Astoria, with, five
iKn n Irii nA 1irme! f-a 4) ffiTt'oii fl f In O kfl -
220,377.08, has been crowded out of the
first nosition into second nlace and Sa
lent takes third plaeo with deposits of
7,()9a,121.1 in . its four Dank s.
Thirtr two banks a-re now listed In
Lthe $1,000,000 class, a gain of one over
me iisi .oasea pu reports ior .June s".
iXowberof.wlKiCli failed to qualify for a
.place in the last report is back again
wait. it -tMt.wnuea we town
to favorubli! montion. Forest 'Orove
1 ,-'f, navo.a.so paasea ine
million dollar-mark and placed in the I
list, .but thto gain is offset by the loss
of Vale and Enterprise both of which,
failed to qualify.
Deposits in all banking institutions '
in the state at the time of the call,
SentemW 12, aggregate :288,'441,323,-
93. - an increase f $52,186,016.26, the'
towns qualifying ttor a places in the
million dollar cla&s arc as t'o'lows
'No. .banks Deposits
Pendlfttou ........ 3...
. , 8,471,435.90
I Astoria .,
8 220 377 08
?,alem - -
1 jjfg" '" 3 "
jjie ra'ife'g 2
Klamath Falls 3.:
Oregon ity.... 3..
La Oraude .... 2..
' .arshfield ....
Prahim Mill Destroyed By
Fire; WiLRebuild Plant
(Capital Journal Snecial Service.) .
1'iatum, Or., Oct. 10. Tho saw -mill lo-
celed on tlio (Jharles Happingtieiu place
burned to the ground last Saturday
'night. The fire started sometime In the
middle of the night and the exact cause
i8 not known. Part of the lumber in
the yards was not consumed by the!
flames. The mill will be rebuilt as soon
Thorough Discussion of
Housing Situation to be
Heard at Mass Meeting
. The public mass meeting, called for eight o'clock this
evening at the auditorium of the Commercial Club, prom
ises to be a big step toward the solution of the housing
problem in Salem. Several prominent business men have
signified their intention of being on hand, and assisting in
otnVi'no' ot Q rlofinito ffamnaiffn tn alleviate trio oitii'itinn
c ., . .1
Walter L. Spauldmg, of the Chanr
K. bpauldiug Logging company, win aa- of a brick dwelling win. cost as ni.gn as
dress the mooting on the lumber s!tuu-'20 per cent less than the lumber house,
tinn. costs of materials, and whv the' Thn "Own Your Own Home" move-
prices of wooden building materia arc'nient will be discussed by Charles W.'sida to side of the road, this could not
so high. He is expected to throw valu -
I able light on the inside of the lumber -
Ug industry; and inform the people
,wi,en would be the best time to build to
escape the advance 0t prices.
' J.. A, Pooler, of the local concrete
comny, will tell to what advantage
concrete and stucco can be used in the
ouiiunig or ine nome. lie also win mr -
nlsH I"n I,nu arwuig on niouvrn con-.tnc nousiiig maiier.-
ret dwellings that are possible to bei All persons contemplating building, or
built r ft nominal cost. 1 . . .
i Otto Hansen, of the Salem Tile
.Mercantile company, will make known
'the advantages of building with brick.
First Hand Probe Of Seel h
dustry Tie-Up Opened At
; : Pittsburg Today.
RIOTING RENEWED IN
IN STRIKE AREA
TWO DBTCICTS TOAYiririT
Censorship Of News By Array
: Officers Mere Formahty
By Bajrmond Clapper
.("United Press Staff Correspondent.)
Pittsburgh, Pa., Oct. 10. First hand
probing of the steel strike was to begw
With the Arrival of, tho senate labor
committee here today. .
Senators headed by Chairman Kenyoo
arrived on an early train and prepared
to visit steel towns in the Pittsburg lis
trict during the day; ." .
McKeesport, Braddock, Dukuesne and .
Homestead are on the slate but it was
doubtful if the committee could, cofol .
tho ground marked out. Senators plan .
to go into the nVills and question work-I
men. They will knock unannounced at
kitchen doors of strikers homes uud
find out for themselves how families are
Housewives will be asked
IwlintliAv flmiv ti II al-inii i a w.in-.a fi rn .11.
Youngstown, 0 Oct. 10. One m-irro
i9 dead .another in the hosnital in a
critical condition and several others
wcre injured in a Wash between negroes
'j i w- wi..
bMd .w ,,,,- :
- putsblircll ... p. 0ct 10-LRioting1
, BUl'rg"' .! A cl- , "lot'nh
lrok0 out at Clairton, near here, today
when several foreigners, alleged to havu
expressed their intention of returning
to work, were attacked. One man was
shot and seriously wounded, three oth-
prs -were stabbed and manv beaten.
Rtate troopers restored order. i i
Gnrv, Ind.. Oct. 10. Military nuthoT-, million, well trained, natural born fight
ities are holding up very little news of " 3y0 miles to battle for an ideal,"
raids and nrrests in. the Calumet steel-;1"0
district, Colonel W. 8. Mapes, in charge
iof thn 4000 troopB here stated todi:y.
7,690,121.19! "We aro not enforcing n rigid cen
4,814,280.29 'aorship. 'We arc merely askiuit newspa
3,904,015.12 jpermen to cooperate with us," ho said.
3,080,309.45 I .
3.054,753.80 j . T' '
1 r 1CIIIIU JlUffClSfO
Vienna, Oct, 9. A rumor cir
eulated here today reported
the- assassination of Gabriole
D'Annunzio at Piume.
Paris Oct. 10? A newspaper
I here publishes a rumor from
Vienna reporting the assa?si-
nation of flnbriele D'Annun-'
zio. There is no confirmation
. of the rumors.
Organization of "a union by the Bend
firemen has ben perfected, the second
organization of the kind in the state.
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It has been said that the construction
j J iemeyer, who, during the campaign for
.more homes here, hi-.s lent much assist
'snee in striving for the betterment of
the situation.- . .
j- How the Kalcm Mutual Savings A
Loan association works for the benefit
of the home Imilder of small means,
will be told by William McGilchrist Jr.
: others will exnrf-s tlieir views on
j are interested in uic restuutioa 01
j,hc c,t.v 8 n"ff facilities, are invited
to nttend the meeting.
; to Send Troops
Tb Quell Riots
Oaklwd, Cal., Oct. 10. Governor
Stephens is asked to take a hand in
the Oakland car men's strike in a re
quest sent him by W. B. Albcrger, vice
president ad general manager of the
San Francisco-Oakland Terminal Rail
way company, it was learned today.
In a telegram tq Governor Stephens,
Albcrger asked that a ' 'force ' ' be sent
to Oakland ' to put down the present
"stato of mob violence." '
In .the absence of any request for aid
from the chief of police and the sheriff,
it is believed no action will be taken
by . tho state executive.
Ban. Diego, Cal.,- Oct. 10. Governor
Wlltiflm IV fttAnhens 4a An rnufa to fift.il
officials appealing for troops to put
down '.'mob violence" there. The gov
ernor hurriedly left by automobile for
Les Ang tles at, 7 a. m. .
' The following message invit;
lug King Albert to visit Solom
ou his tour of tho west, was
dispatched Friday morning by
tho Commercial club.
' "His Highness King Albert
of Belgium,- enroute from Salt
Lake to Oakland:
"Salem, the capital citv of
'- Oregon, would deem it a lasting
honor if his majesty could be 5n-
duced to visit this, city on his
wr or mo wesi.
"SALEM COMMERCIAL CLUB,
!. "B. C. Paulus. President."
Aboard King Albert's Train, Rend,
nf ,n V, . ' .'
Nev.Oct. W.-Kin Albert, in an inter-
"" "" -
. deelarcd he had discovered the
reason for the American doubhboy
,fiBht'ng ability and his discipline.
"The educational system of tho Uni-
led States was the thing that made it
iiossiblo for 'the nation to send two
"It was a tribute to your educations.
system that all wcre so intelligent and
trained so well within a few months."
Pointing to a school house the train
was passing, the king remarked.
"Sec, the schools are the largest
buildings. Its the same all over Amer
ica, Everyone is educated."
Referring to Iowa and Nebraska's
corn and wheat fields, through which his
train passed Wednesday, tho Belgian
ruler said that ownership of land by o
many "increses production and patriot
ism. " . '
j The king commented on the'industriai
.conference now meeting in Washington,
saying that ho believed it would re
sult "in forward steps toward quieting
unrest in not only tho United States,
but in the world.
Governor and Mrs. Boyle today board
ed the king's special train at Sparks,
Nov., and accompanied tho ruler to
Reno, where a short reception was sched
tiled. The train will arrive at Santa
Barbara at 9 a. m. Saturday.
Sacramsnto, Cal., Oct. 10. Officials
of tho Southern Pacific today reported
that Kiiiu Albert's train is dolnved nnd
, will not arrive at Sacramento until 4:20
TRIO HAVE NARROW
ESCAPE FROM DEATH
WHEN AUTO UPSETS
How three unknown motorists mirac
ulously escaped death when their auto
overturned on the OervaislWoodburn
road Tuesday was told Friday by Mrs.
L, A. Young, Garden road, who with
her daughter, Veda, witnessed, tiie ac-
Mrs. Youni and her daughter were
0n tu, roai behind tho auto which
overturned. They made several at-
tempts to pass the forward machine,
hf ilnn in if frnnumf tnmini frnm
e accomplished. 00 they remained bo-
hind some twenty paces, until the
smaller machine uhead made a sicken
ing swerve to one side of the road and
Mrs. Young stopped her machine and
will, V'a.l ,vaho,l tn ttiii i,la rtP tliA
, uvertllrned' et,T Vliich imprisoned its
'ihr. nreimants beneath it Thouirh a
Tinr.1,i.9n task, thev 1 fted llie ma-
chiue tip and. the victims crawieu out
from under. There was a man, woman
lsnd ffirl in thn nartv. 'Names were not
swjatT)J Tha mfln gustin the only
injuries which were slight cuts ou the
THREE AIMS M
Lieutenant Kiel and Captain
Smith Fight for Lead with
Majnarc Losing Out
Rock Island, HI., Oct 19.Three planes in the trans-;
continental air race departed for the east and two took
the air for the west from the Rock Island landing field
this afternoon. Departures east were announced in this
order: " ; :
1 Captain L,
1:46:40, p. in.
Smith, No. 58,
C. Kiel, No. 62, at
1:48:20 p. in. r '
Major C. SPatz, No. 61, at 1:48:69 p.
m. - , '. ; " . ' , ' '"'.'
Bock Island, III., Oct. 10. Three con-1
testants in the transcontinental air race
all from San Francisco were tied for
the lead at one o 'clock today. : Island; 1736 miles."; Maynard Sn retV
The threo who were hero at that hour ing Cheyenne had made 1699. Smith
wore Captain Lowell H. Smith, number wa shcld up y bad weather at Rock Is-'
38; Lieutenant E. 0. Kiel, number 62, land. . . . '' . -
and Major C. Spatz, number 61. Officials of the American Flying elub
Smith arrived ahead of his two com- here said today ,that Maynard would'not
petitors, but was unable to leave on ac- o disqualified for flying titer sua.,
count of bad weather. Kiel arrived at last night, as he was free to continue to
12:22 and Spatz ten minutes later. They the next control point after he jiad tak
have traveled 1736 milos. Spatz and en the air before sundown. '
Kiel, who are traveling together, ex- j Aerial experts hero predieted Smith
changed greotlng with Smth, who was would reach New York tomorrow after
chafing to bo off, having been held hero noon. Following Smith was Lieutenant
by officials for several hours because K- c- Kie. wo arrived in, I)es Moines
of rain. from the west at 10:18 a, m.
All4throe of the leaders spent thewi Closing in on Maynard was. Captain
iddle time in tuning up their mahines, H- C. Drayton, who left St. Paul, Neb.,
tightening wires and preparing for the'0- ,No!'th y?"e?i?:87 aro'' '
. j v i t -r i i Lieutenant E.,V." Wales, whose nlane
final dash to New York. They all have was wrcVe4 in iWrform near. Sara,
..uyoo ut m.iuB ii lomorruw nignr,
Thc renewed vigor of the police de
partment in th.0 enforcement of the
traffic ordinances of the city com
mence) ,to show Tcsults Friday. Eight
persons were arrested Thursday night
for violations of the ordinance which
pertains to the lighting of cars, and ap
peared at police headquarters Friday
morning ut nino o'clock.
Their attention was called to the
provisions of tho law relating to their
violations, and their names wcre en
tered! as a matter of futuro reference
on the police dockets, Baeh Infractor
of the ordinance was severely repri
manded, and told that future violations
would eauso their arrest and appear
ance before tho police judge.
UNew Motorcycle Officer Moffit, who
mado the arrests Thursday night, was
busy all day stalking down speeders,
ill is activity promises to cause a mark
ed cessation of traffic violations in the
The eight auto drivers who were
grilled by 'Police Scrgoant Kowa Fri
day are: Arthur Silvers of Turner, A.
Bpicor. local auto dealer, D. D, Soco
lofskvj 985 South Summer street;
Charles Wilson, 425 North Liberty
street, J. Mills, l.WO Htnes street, r.
iti. Hiimth, Salem; Eugene Kirkwood,
4.W Union street, and J. B. tjhnw, Mill
Stayton Woolen Mill Sold
Jo Portland Men This Wo
. (Capital Journal Speciul Service.)
Stayton, Or., Oct. 10. J. P. Wilbur,
of tho Wilbur Woolen Mills or.ipimv,
was in Portland Monday where ho closed
a deal transferring tho mills to pa.ties
in ijtr.i. cny. aiiu new uTTiiuu in.;, im
ported to have large cupital, un.l it is
thoir intention to nin the mills at a
larger capacity than heretofore, employ
ing about fifty people, Mr. Wilbur did
not dispose of his home and expects to
remain hero for a year at least, tnd
will menage the mills for tho owners.
This is a deal that will mean consider
able to Stayton, as the employment of
fifty hands will add considerably to the
Pacific Highway Route To
Portland Best At Present
The Pacific highway routo into Port
land is tho only feasible road to the me
tropolis from Salem right now, accord
ing to Lee L. Uilbert, Elgin aistrimitor,
who returned from the Rose city yes
terday. Ho reports only one detour
neeessnry at this time, a short one be
tween Woodburn and Aurora, and says
that the only real bad piece of road en
countered is a stretch of about half a
mile in the Lako Labish district.
RULES Of ROAD
Smith : has passed his nearest rival,
Lieutenant B, W. Maynard, the "sky
pilot," flying west, who was last report
ed to be held at Cheyenne, Wye., by en
gine trouble. Maynard. was not ex
pected to get away-before this after
noon. '' -"'.; '
After spending the night at Omaha,
8mtB started eastward at 7:43:40 ai in.
At 10:43 a. m. ho had reached Hoek"
toga, Wyo.. died of his in urios. ' .
, . -.- :
huj?o, Oct 10. - (Unitcdr
Press) inplain Lowell Smith,
$ plane .No. 58, was the first av-
sk iator to arrive here -front San
Francisco in the transcontincn-
tnl "flight. Smith landed at
Orant Park at 8:03:10. He has.
covered 1891 miles and leads
Major . ipatx followed , r
Smith, 'landing 'at 3:10:49. Its
carried' a letter from the may-
, or of Han Francireo to Mayor
Thompson of Chicago,
Captain Smith took off at;
, 3:34 for Bryan. Ohio. '
J Lieutenant E. C. Kiel, con- sjc
testa.nt JJo. 62, lnndid at Camp-
Grnnt at 3:23:10. Ho is .east-
- bound, .i ' i ' '
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PILOT oTip :
Bawlins, AVyo., Oit, 10. IJeutenant
K, V. Wales, pilot of plane number 03
in the transcontinental air race, wai
dead today at the Paulson ranch, the
fourth fatality. iu Mho great aerial der
Word reached here that Wales died
from hi s injuries and the cold a few
hours after his plane crashed into Klk
Mountain yesterday afternoon duringi
the fierce blizzard. Lieutenant Gold
borough, his passenger, walked for
'several hours in seart'h of aid. Golds-
i borough finally stumbled into tho I'aul
sun ranch nod a rescuing party wast
sent out. The party found Walos dead.
The flyers lost their way in the blia-
jzard. Flying at a low altitude, unable'
'to see ahead they crashed into Kit.
Mountain, completely wracking the-
'plane. - .
j Eugene, Or., Oct. 10. Lieutenant
i William Goldsborouiih who is report
!,,! tn hum iniured in Wyoming
while makine a transcontinental flight,
was one of .the first aviators to be sent
to Oregon for forest patrol work end
was stationed at Hcscnurjf before head
quarters were changed to Kugene. Iieu-"
tenant Ciotd,!borougli was jeousndered'
ono of tho best flyers In the. district.
! He left Eugene October 3, ancompany
jing Lieutenant Batten to Mather fielil
Hit wife resides in Kan rrancisco.
BATE DTCBEASE ASKED
.The Estncada Telephone & Telegraph
company has filed with the public srrr-
I ice commission an application for an in
' crease of 5 cents per month in its
(schedule of rates.,,