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TALKS OF SILESIA
FATE OF UPPER SILESIA WILL
BE DE1DDD FINALLY BY
THE CU?r.1ME COUNCIL.
GAKJL ha i etJ B
Attitu-?c of the2 Frec:h Pre:s E7raught
London. - r. .AU. d Gaars. the
premier. issAd a 1'1 riert
ing the Bri:isa aL.s.e :zw:ds the
Upper Silesian qucstion e-:p:- -ead by
him in his recent speech in the House
In the course of the statements, Mr.
Lloyd George said:
"The fate of Upper Silesia must be
decided by the Supreme Council and
not by Korfanty."
"Great Britain cannot consent to
stand by while the treaty her repre
sentatives signed less than two years
ago Is being trampled uDon."
"With all respect, 1 would say to
the French press that the habit of
treating every expression of Allied I
opinion which does not coincide with
their own as an impertinence is
fraught with mischief. That attitude
of mind, if persisted in. will be fatal
to any Entente."
America Will Take No Part.
Washington. -Poland's request for
American support in the settlement
of the disposition of Upper Silesia
has evoked a formal answer from
Secretary Hughes that the American
representatives abroad would take no
part in the discussions concerning
the Silesian question.
Population of South Carolina.
Washington.-The negro population
of South Carolina in 1920 numbered
864,719, according to the sta:stics
made public by the census bureau.
This was an increase of 3.5 per cent
for the ten years. Whites numbered
818,538, or an increase of 20.5 per cent.
Would Purchase Jamestown.
Washington.-The Island of James
town, the site of the first permanent
English settlement in the western
hemisphere, would be aplraised with
& view to purchase by the federal gov
ernment under a resolution introduced
by Senator Willis.
May Standardize Containers.
Washington.-A bill to standardize
containers used in marketing fruits
and vegetables was favorably re
ported by the house weights and meas
lures committee. It is proposed to .
aeiminate about 30 sizes In use by
substituting five sizes of stated dimen
Build Jap Ships Here.
New York. - A contract for thet
construction in the United States of
a 20,000-ton, electrically-driven combi- 1
nation fuel supply ship for the Japa
nese navy was signed with the Newt
'York Shipbuilding Corporation.
Death of Chief Justice White.
Washington. - Edward Douglass
White, chief justice of the United
States supreme court, died at a hos-1
pital here where he submitted to an
operation. He was 76 years old.
Wants Camp Lee Retained.
Washington.-Protests against the
war department's plan to abandon
Camp Lee were made before the house
military committee by a delegation
of city officials and business men of
Navy Bill is Cut One Million.
Washington. -One million dollars
was cut from the naval appropriation
bill in the senate on the first roll
call, testing the strength between the
advocates and opponents of Increases
in navy appropriations.
Franklin K. Lane is Dead.
Rochester, Minn.Franklin K. Lane,
former secretary of interior, died at
a hospital here. Death was due to an
Sattack of angina pectoris.
Mrs. Bergdoll Fined $7,000.
Philadelphia.-Mrs. Emma C. Berg
doll was sentenced to pay a fine of
$7,000 for the part she was convicted
of having taken in the evasion of the
draft laws by her sons, Grover and1
Mine Workers Join Forces.
New York.-The anthracite mine
workers y join forces with the bi
tuminous miners in formulating poli
cies which will govern the negotia
tion of wage agreements with the coal
Building Trade.s indictments.
Washington.--Other indictments In
New York, Chicago and other cities
are to be expected as a result of the
nation-wide building trades Investiga
tion, Attorney General Daugherty said
in an -interview.
Time Limit for Disarmament.
Berlin.-The time limit for disar
mament by Germany is fixed absolute
ly as June 80 in an allied note pre
sented to the German government. The
note concerns execution of the recent
ALTAR USED BY CLUMUS
Relic Intimately Associated With
Great Discoverer Has Recently
Been Brought to America.
Angel Curras of Corunna, Spain,
wd Gonzales Blanco, noted Spanish
irtist, have brought to Brooklyi the
>riginal small altar presented to
hrlstopher Coiumbus by Queen Isa
)eila and used by Columbus on his
irst voyage of discovery on the flag
;hip Santa Maria. The antique was
)btained by Curras after several years
>f endeavor, and is to be delivered
:o Pernas, Collado & Co., an export- I
ng firm. The authenticity of this I
iltar and a number of other antiques
vhich Curras brought is certified to
by affidavits made before Ralph C.
Busser, American consul at Corunna.
The altar was originally a gift from
ueen Isabella to Christopher Colum
)us, according to the account given by
dr. Curras, and. besides eight carv
ngs in bone depicting scenes in the
ife of Christ, contains also small por
aits in carved bone of King Ferdi
iand and Q*ieen Isabella. The small
shrine is about sixteen inches high
ind fourteen inches wide, and the
iinged cover, in two pieces. folds over
:he top, making a compact cabinet.
Each of the doors has a hanging
ron knob used to unfold the shrine.
ccording to the documents in Mr.
Curras' possession, this shrine is one
)f a collection of twenty antiques he
s bringing to this country. On in
spection by customs officials, the
;hrine was ordered sent to the ap
>raisers' stores, that a valuation
night be put on it.
EEMINGLY 'TWAS EVER THUS
Example of Eternal Triangle Will
Soon Be Presented to Another
Judge and Jury.
Not so very long ago there lived to
Mther in Indianapolis a certain man
ind woman. They were well past
iddle age, and their children were
-eared and gone. One evening the
ndn of the family nervously marked
he passing of time. Sad suspicion
rripped the heart of the woman. The
iusband explained that he would have
:o be away from home that evening
>n business. The wife explained that
;he did not wish to stay at home alone,
d would go to a neighbor's home.
he left the house first. But she did
iot go to the neighbor's home. Instead
;he slipped into the rear seat of the
rtained darkness of her husband's
tutomobile, and covered herself with
X robe. After a while he came out
f the house and drove away. He
Irove to another house in the city and
Irew up in front. He left the car and
mtered the house. The wife also left
:he car and took a position in the
thadows nearby. After a few minutes'
rait the man came out of the house
wth another woman on his arm. The
ternal triangle was completed, and
he same old thing happened. New
they are getting ready to tell it to the
New Smoke-Burning DevIce.
A new water-cooled baffle-plate de
rice for installation in the firebox of
Sconventional up-draft furnace has
he effect of converting it into one
aving some of the characteristics of
he down-draft type. It is described
n Popular Mechanics. Its construc
Ion is simple, consisting of two hol
ow steel compartments of different
eights, arranged crosswise of the
irebox, at a point somewhat to the
'ear of the center, with the higher
me at the back, thus dividing the fire
>ox into two distinct combustion
ones. As the two chambers are sep.
irated by a few inches and the higher
mne reaches to the boiler by the
irownheet, the gases and smoke lib
rated by the forward portion of the
Ire are forced to pass over the top
>f the low forward section, down be
-ween it and the rear section, under
:he latter, and over the hottest part
>f the fire, where they are consumed.
Esperanto a School Course.
Esperanto, the artificial interna
lonal language, has been ordered in
roduced as an elective course in the
:ommercial schools controlled by the
Pars chamber of commerce.
The language was studied by a com
issin, whose members reported
~avorably upon it after several tests.
3ne test was the translation of three
~omplicated documents into French
md then translation of the French
:exts back into Esperanto. It was
oond there was no change in the
The Introduction of Esperanto in
ll schools was recommended, not as
substitute for any other language,
but as a means ,)f communication.
Dogs Vaccinated Now.
Professor Marie Remlinger of the
~asteur institute, Paris, who is hay
lg wonderful success with the new
service developed by Professor Balle
uf the government veterinary school
at Alfort, promises absolute immunity
for dogs from rabies. This new vac
eine is a mixture of the old Pasteur
serum for rabies and of the virus of
the disease. It acts quickly, is easily
applied, is inoffensive, and costs little.
It Is curative as well as preventative.
Eighteen dogs vaccinated wiL ..e new
serum two months ago have been ren
dered absolutely immune.
Used to That.
Mason-Any startling new fash
Russell-No. As usual, the only real
shock in the spring feminine fashions
I administered by the price tage.
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