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Federal Agents Have Seized
$300,000 Liquor, $200,
000 Ships. 830.000 Autos
and Made Many Arrests
Four Vessels Still Free
ggayward Explains 12-Mile
Limit Lau Is Based on
the British Act of 1736
rrCi v.\ ?'? ? suffered
^3ta* :? recent activities of
i nforcement agents, in- ;
roh'???! invest i capital o? more than!
, it vu 1 limed yesterday '?
jron. ? sting t!ie attack on
\,:r-..> *. -?- ?a constituted the fleet o? i
??.g : riera They owned
powerful automobiles and motor trucks
yjljj ,.x :arry away the contra-:
band wl " ' '?"? 'ed. They
i and thoroughly or- ,
?rarr" ' ' stations.
pjv '?'" * to be rum run
sers hav< been seized by federal;
azer.ts. So have many of the automo?
bile?- ai ' " trucks. Distributing'
itations have been raided. Scores of
employees have beer, arrested. The |
entire ; ?a*d to be totterinq i
A.? tl lent on the verge of!
Total Results of Raids
Ther?- ?? wl isky seizures to?
taling 3' - ?' seizures are esti?
mated a '?" I automobile seiz?
ures at 7 A score of men ar.> un?
der arrest and have been held for trial.
i by the loss of his
le. Ten men
nr, ?- .- tnd formerly prominent
jjosini i are alleged to have
back* i "? are tremblingly
?: to fall.
ing si ips still at
?arsre .. n*3 two-fun
neled steam and three wind-:
jammer <? are all
I s are the Thom
sston, hel i at Camd? n, where its cap?
tain. Lewis B. Neppel, tried to hang
Jennie T.. held at New
Haven; thi Cu3rfew, ".eld in Florida;
the Pocomoke, hell in Atlantic City,
snd the Hei ry T. Marshall, held in New ,
With the M all 5144,000 worth of
intoxicants i and with the :
Thomast i of liquors \
fell int ) the hands of the government
. , ?- the united States
? harassing the i
ling conspirators is !
ency of the revenue
f.r !. . - guard cutter and airplane
fleet and the land enforcement
e British government has
- cases where the I
i are of British registry.
Rayward Explains Three-Mile Limit
Statements regarding the proceed
cas * of the Marshall,
elieved to be of legal British
? raed yesterday from
States District Attorney's
office in New York. One of
from United States Dis?
trict Atti rney Hayward and followed
- ur :ement of Major J. Holly
Clark, ? ? attorney in charge of
the c ? lat he had filed two libels
? Marshall and one against
its cargo. Colonel Hayward's state
ment f 'lows:
?.- General having au
roceed as my judgment
the matter of the schooner
" - lared libels under
? irie . enue ta ates "'or the col
-- penalties and for the for
?:p and cargo.
:re of this experienced and
ful rum runner outside
-mile 1 mit has c - - * r* rise to
ral le comment. It is by* n )
mean ial procedure. Our law
? - . twelv? miles the right of
re in case of at7
.ae ??< as pas
'ter the United States
I w with us, but wa3
'ash:-, : after the so-called 'British
hove::*-;- act,' wh;ch wa.s passed in
1736, arly extended the Brit
lsti . - twelve miles from
the Both acts repeatedly have
B st( nt w th the laws and
? ' ably by our great
. "A.-: tiled three-mile limit,
nt doctrii T>:at a nation
ha* a right to protect itself against
; concealed cannon, and
over the- sea has been
reeogi . ? . the distance of a can
?on bI *ourse, the old smooth?
bore cannon of the eighteenth century
than three miles,
antiquated weapons we have
? three-mile limit
"'.'? ' of a nati >n to prevent
it? ? - ng violated is not re
rtnl mit. It may watch
? ns which are ap?
pro.-.?-';-..: g with ;.: intent to violate its
??-...[ to wait until
* " 7?. ?a consummated before it
??aa t,.. :. may guard against injury
a*- *ell 1 his is a well
?Tarty Brooklyn Cases Dismissed
? Brooklyn yester
4a?- lerlng eventy-six
? n ca -r'i. returned
? ! and forty dis
-.- was reported to bo
Ity by | naking arrests, after
turned in such
of Frank Scarpiniti, of
et, the jury
B mother and tnat
-, made for a ce
?tion with the
any < ther cases where
^???n ? I only small quaa
wer? foun 1.
Agent iiro'Arn ?n
bat it is
tvr any o? i to make 200
?riding it ii
'*.??*? rst get a per
m* *'' i ? c t such a
?'trr'-- I ble to urny.-X.
^ Autoi-ts to Pay Alimony,
But They Won't Know It
*tf? Explains Why Fellow
who Sayi He Fill??? Your 'lank
?Has a Liberal Income
irCAGO, A ?
'/ ,' to day from
? -. of a ttas
? "?.:??? 175 a
? .-, she ?aid, her
extra i moi
HOW ear* -j,,,? ,.,.,,,.. y. ,? [jogbgnd
: idge ?aw u i
mak?s ?boot $200 * month
iritfl*?s nnwwl "Motor
? ;?.* ?>?j for ths ?mount of gs
t:'A ''"'' '? ' ?mount :?
Wl* ??? their UnK?."
House Will Recess From
August 24 Till October 1
At Harding-Mondeli Conference ]
Early Vote on Revenues and
Tax Revision is Planned
y-om Th* Tribune'? Washington Bureau
WASHINGTON, Aug 13.?After a^
conference at the White House to-day I
with the President, Mr. Mondell, ma- j
jority floor leader, ar.nounced that the
House would recess from August 24 !
until probably the first of October.
According to the agreement with the I
White House, the lower body of Con- !
gress will dispose of all important j
legislation, except the Winslow bill, j
granting additional authority to the
War Finance Corporation for refinan- i
cing the railroads, before resting.
Even this bill may be '"advanced" if !
the program for next week moves for- i
ward as planned.
The schedule decided upon calls for
consideration of the revenue and tax'
revision bill by the Republicans of the |
House in conference next Monday
afternoon. It is understood that the j
majority will agree upon a rule limit?
ing debate, probably to three or pos- :
sibly lour days. The bill will be taken'
up by the House on Wednesday and j
voted on not later than Saturday.
Speedy disposition of the tax bill is
amp.y justified after the majority side j
has aired its views, Mr. Mondell de- ?
dared, by the announcement of the ''
minority that they intended to do noth- ?
ing toward helping to redraft the tax
Poor Woman Finds and
Returns $15,000 Jewels
Loser, Who Thought She Had
Been Rohbed, Had Left Bag
on Running Board of Car
Special Dispatch to The Tribune
CINCINNATI, Aug. 13.?Mrs. Rose
Goldblat?t, wife of the trainer or Harry
P. Whitney's Western string of horses
.eral years, firmly oelieves that
there are honest people in the world.
Friday evening she reported to the
that her diamonds, valued at
. had disappeared. City detec
tivea sagely opined that it was an "in?
side job" and frightened the Goldbiatt
servants into hysterics by their ques?
Yesterday a small advertisement in
one of the papers ar.nounced that a
black bag containing jewerly had been
found, in one of the suburbs and, chanc?
ing that this might be her property,
Mrs. Goldblatt answered it. She de?
scrib? d the jewelry, one piece contain
? - two diamonds that had been given
her husband by Francisco Villa, the
Mexican bandit, while he was racing
the redoubtable Iron Mask at the
The finder of the bag was Mrs. Caro?
line Boehmer, wife of a poor watch
maker. She said that she found the
"bag lying in the street and carried it
home without looking at its contents.
As soon as her husband saw the jewels
he knew their value and sh? said that
she did not sleep all of Friday night
?\ th the small fortune in the house.
Mrs. Goldbiatt, upon the recovery of
her valuables, remembered that she
had left her b?g on the running board
of her electric car when she left home
ar.d that it. had been jostled off as she
Two Killed, 15 Injured
When Bus Turns Over
Crowded Auto Plunges Off
Embankment on Road
? KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Aug 13.-Two
, persons were killed and fifteen in
? jured when a crowded motor bus
I operating between here and Dand ridge
? ran off an embankment near the Hols
; ton River bridge, a short distance from
' this city, to-day. The bus had just
vehicle when a pile
! of packages stacked on the seat beside
the chauffeur, it was said, fell upon
: lusing him to release his grasp
the steering wheel and los?? control
of the machine, which plunged over
an eight-foot embankment.
it was necessary to use axes to re?
lease many of the imprisoned passen
All of the injured will survive,
according to reports from the hospi
Road Reported Closed
To Public by Astors
1 Deputy Sheriff Guards Thor?
oughfare Near Pougbkeepsie;
Protest Made !>v Motorists
POUGHKEEPSIE, >.*'. Y., Aug. 13.?A
road near h connects two thor
oughfares the Albany Post Road and
the river road was built by the Astors,
and now is to be used only by the As?
tors and their friends, according to a
deputy sheriff who kept the public from
trespassing unon it to-day.
He is N. W. Philbert, and he wears
?puty's badge, but it was said he
is taking orders from the Astors. He
: stood guard over -ho read all day to?
day, and his actions rave aroused the
indignation of motorists in renora! and
I citizens of Rhinebeck in particular. The
road has served as a public highway
The road was built by the late Colo
| nel John Jacob Astor, at a cost of $50,
000. Its upkeep ha-* proved expensive.
Colonel A tor, ?t is said, had the road
constructed after ir lue ng the town
board of Rhinebeck to close an old one.
' No records can be f i md that show that
ew road was ever dedicated to
, public use.
A letter r against the clos?
ing of the highway to the p';*V.<- has
been sent by E. Lyman Brown, presi?
dent of the Poughkeepsie Automobile
Club. '?. the Rhinebeck Town Board, to
be forwarded to Mrs. Vincent Astor.
Clerks' Vote on Pay Cut
Returns Ordered by September
30; Unaffiliated Employees
CINCINNATI, Aug. la. More than
: allots have been sent
out from the international headquar?
ters m Cincinnat I Brotherhood
of Railway Clerics, Freight Handlers,
Express and Station Employee , on
the membership and 'hone un?
affiliated employees who care to do so
?will vote whet] er they are in favor of
accepting the wage reduction ordered
by the railroad labor board in a recent
All ballots are returnable by Septem?
ber 30 through general chairmen of
?i board.', of adjustment.
Accompanying the ballots in a foor
page letter signed by Grand President
E H. Fitzgerald, in which he reviewB
all wage proceedings since the passage
: of the Cummins-Esch transportation
"Wht-n the VOtflS have U-cn tabulated
?'?. grand president will advise the
chief executives of the sixteen mil
rcad tdbo! organizations how far thi?*
brotherhood is ready to cooperate," he
Boston Milk Pri?e Cut
BOSTON, Aug. 1.3. A reduction ot
h h*i!? rent, u quart In the price of
, effective In mediately, was an
.'! by one of the largest Boston
i butors to-night. 'I he new rets
: ,-i? cents h quart. Economies of
; fftcted ?a handling ?$' distribution
' were g'v^n ?* '-h* rta-ion for the cut.
Allies to Raise
Barrier Sept.! 5
tContlnusd from paca one)
Dueseeldorf was decided jointly by
France, England, Italy and Belgium be- '?
cause of the repeated failures of th?
German government to fulfill its obliga- |
tion under the Versailles Treaty."
Fall of Wirth Cabinet Possible
He was convinced that the Wirth gov?
ernment now was making all efforts to '
live up to the undertakings entered upon I
after the London ultimatum, but added: '
"The Wirth government may fall, an- !
other with more reactionary tendencies '
may be formed, and another crisis
reached between France and Germany." j
The matter, however, was not so press- \
?ng, M. Briand concluded, that it might
not be postponed until the next meeting
of the Council. All the delegations :
agreed to this suggestion.
Marsh.:?.! Foch's military committee, ;
after it had been decided to maintain
military control in Germany, was in- :
trusted with the task of deciding how
such control was to be exercised?
whether by corr.misiona on the spot, *s
now is the case, or otherwise.
Berlin Regrets Delay
BERLIN, Aug. 13 (By The Associated
Press).?The decision of the Supreme
Council to refer the Upper Silesian d.s
pute to the League of Nations occa?
sioned surprise in official circles and,
while the government declined to dis?
cuss the new situation, there was an in?
timation that the Wirth Cabinet was
disappointed at the Council's inability
to reach a llr.al and equitable decision.
"We chiefiy regret the delay in?
volved by the new procedure," a Cabi?
net official declared, "because it is cal?
culated to prolong the hardship? of the
alreadv sorely tried populace of Upper
Discussing the differences between
England and France, as reflected in re?
ports of the deliberations in. Paris, a
German official said:
"Germany had no interest in pro
moting an actual break in the ranks of
the Entente. She has an abiding faith
in the righteousness of her ca=e re?
specting Upper Silesia, and is quite
willing to have the issue decided by the
Council of the League."
There is evident some apprehension
regarding the nature of the attitude
taken by the Poles, in view of the Coun?
cil's decision. It is asserted they are
prepared for a fresh invasion of the
I plebiscite arear of Upper Silesia.
Harvey Indorses Allied
Plan to Continue Union
Spcc?il Cable tc The Tribuno
Copyright, 1921, iN'ew York Tribune Inc.
PARIS, Aug 13.?The Supreme Coun?
cil of the Allies finished its meeting
in Paris late to-night with the diplo
' mats agreeing unanimously that, dc
: spite the serious differences of opin
i ion of the last week, the union of the
' Allies is to remain stronger than ever
! and to be regarded more than ever
I as indispensable.
Ambassador Harvey fciV the first
?time dropped his reserve and said:
"I feel I have done very little?less
than nothing -in this council. I ask
your indulgence, for I often wanted
i very much to follow my desire to speak
! and participate in the discussions.
"You must realize how painful this
' was to me. But I can now abandon my
reserve and emphatically second the
! resolution stating the necessity of the
i of th.- Allies."
The Supreme- Council recognized the
desperate pli?t?t of Austria, .vhose .<
nomic, and perhaps national, fui ir .
dep^Tjcls en 'lie action of th* !
States, through Congress, in
t! e Allied creditors in renouncing their
liens on Austria as well as adhering
to the plan to allow necessary credits
for the purchase ? '" raw materials for
an industry, to which the hungry
people are looking for the means of
earning their bread.
The Supreme Council addressed an
appeal to the American government,
as well as to Serbia anil Rumaniu, who
. are waiting for the United States to
i take into consideration the imperative
i urgency of such a vital solution and
? give its adhesion to a movement on
j which the ?establishment of the eco?
nomic equilibrium of Europe and the
. .f?. ? f Austria depend.
Ambassador Harvey explained the
American delay briefly, saying that the
..<:?? ion of the United States dependa
entirely on the action of Congress.
Telephonic advices from the offices
' of the general secretariat of the
I League of Nations at Geneva this eve
; ning indicated that the Council of the
League, which has been called on to
regulate the Upper Silesia problem,
will meet at Geneva between the 20th
and 25th of this month. Viscount Ishii,
acting president of the executive com?
mittee, declined to-day to accept re?
sponsibility for saying when and wh< re
j the Council would meet, and asktd the
secretariat to decide.
It is understood that France favors
holding the meeting in Paris, but the
secretariat w?i explain the necessity,
: in that care, of transporting a large
, staff of clerks and secretaries to
Franc?, which it wishes to avoid. The
[ French probably will accept such a de
It wa^ decided to-day that Leon
Bourgeois, President of the Senate,
. will represent France.
It is possible that the League Coun?
cil's session will merge into the meet
j ing of the General Assembly of the
I League, which also is to me* : al
' Geneva September 5. The general sec?
retariat is now occupied in collecting
voluminous documents rebating to the
Upper Siles.a question, and it ;?? under
' stood the Council will hear many wit
? nesses from Germany and Poland.
! League Cains Prestige
As Silesian Mediator
GElTZyA, Aug. 1?. (By The Assoc at
ed Press.. Settlement of the Upper
Siles an problem, which has been in?
trusted to the League of Nations, is re?
garded in league circles as the most
'? important question with which that
body has yet been faced. It is feared
that consideration will be prolonged,
un a great mass of documents must be
examined und the experts must be
From the moral viewpoint, th?* fact
I that the problem has been referred to
the League .if Nations ?a deemed to add
considerably to the league's prestige.
?German Plotters to Prison
CHICAGO, Aug. 13. George Paul
Boehm and Albert P. Wehde, Germans
convicted of engaging in a plot to fo?
ment a revolution in India during the
World War, will be taken to Leaven
worth penitentiary to night to serve
three year terms In lieu of paying
113,000 ? nes
With Gustavs IL Jaeobeen, who has
been granted a temporary parole bo
cause of the illness of his wife, they
were convicted before Judge Ki
M. Landls last year. The Supreme
Court recently affirmed the sentence?.
Th? plot, wan conceived in 1917,
when the three conceived the idea of
starting >> revolution tn India against
Rum Schooner Gone; Phantom,
Anyhow, Asserts U. S. Official
Ship Reported to Have Sailed Hurriedly After
Abandoning Attempt to Land Cargo ; Dry
Agent Clings to Theory
NEW BEDFORD, Mass., Aug. 13.? '
The Arethusa, reputed rum-running
schooner, which has been reported do- :
ir.g a rushing business from her berth
off No-Man's Land, has gone. i
She set sail hurriedly Wednesday
night after an alleged ineffectual effort
to land 340 ca.-?es of liquor on the'
shores of Martha's Vineyard. Accord?
ing to advices received, the cases were
loaded into the schooner's boat
Wednesday afternoon and the boat pro?
ceeded some distance toward the shore,
but suddenly for some reason unknown
turned back to the schooner. The crew
are said to have worked feverishly,toss?
ing the I quor back aboard, and a short
time later the vessel was heading out
BOSTON", Aug. 13.?Federal officers
hero d sagreed to-day as to wl
the British ship Arethusa was real or
only a phantom chip.
Collector of Customs Wilfred W.
Lufkin. after a fruitless search for the
vessel during the las* forty-eight hours
by a revenue cutter, announci d he was
convince'! that the "whole propaganda
from beginning to end was at least 90
per cent ?"union and imagination." On
the other hand, Harold B. Wilson, su
pervising prohibition enforcement
agent of New England, said he was sat
i-.ied New Bedford men were financing
the Arethusa and that he hoped to
make arrests in the case shortly.
Collector Lufkin said:
'"After two days of intensive search
on land and sea, Collector Lufkin and
his force are convinced that the much
advertised stories about the activities
of the schooner Arethusa are, to say
the least, greatly exaggerated.
"From a resume of tue evidence
available it appears that about the
worst violation of the law to date, if
any, is that some of the sword fisher?
men going cut of New Bedford have
purchased a few drinks or perhaps a
bottle or two of liquor from a vessel
of British registry somewhere off the
coast, at a distance estimated from
three to thirty miles, according to the
state of the imagination of the infor
PHILADELPHIA. Aug. 13.?Two more
mystery boats, believed to be liquor
runners, are reporte 1 cruising off the
Delaware Capes, N. C. Brooks, special
agent of the Treasury Department, in
charge of investigating liq
K?ng in this district, has sent agents
to learn the character of the cargoes
; of the vessels. They are running at
night without lights in violation of
maritime law, according to Brooks.
Rum Is Cut Off
'Continued ftom na<*f*""onn
something tart. This occurs during
'I coke session,' or sessioi
"Heroin is moro dangerous to use
than morphine, beca':-* of its powerful
p? nous effects. The user gets over
: r. ? reaction quicker than if morphine
were used, but suffers great ag
"The dope addict is glad to stay"in a
comer by himself until the effect wears
off, and only at; this ; fi lack i E
th : drug will he steal. The drug ad ?
diet who says he stole under the in
, (lui nee of the drug is a falsifier. Ly?
ing is not the effect of the drug; it is
caused by suspicion of being hounded
: ublic opinion.
urn will devitalize the system
generally, but will not produce
e. Morphin- ?s on the vva -
1 cause it does not give the constat t
| 'kick' obtain id from heroin, it is a
felony to use either heroin or cocaine.
? e us of morphine i 3 a misdi m
"Heron and cocaine are sold 011 the
by many unscrupulous venders,
who adulterate their war. 1 to
money. Venders bother little with
morphim , as il does not lend itself to
adultera', ion to stretch profits."
Letter Leads to Arrest
?n Murder of Italian
Missive 1o Widow Accuses Man
of Slaying Joseph
Anthony Cabone, of 38 Forsythe
street was arr ited yesterday by dete?
tives from the Hunter's Poinl bureau
n n e ct io n w, t h t h ? ?
murder f Jo 1 ph Lamonica, whose
riddled bod; ?-?? is foui i a week
ago ? y ca Id (hi n Heights
lurse at V, o? -: le, I . i. Thare
: is no previous record of arrest against
ence connecting I ' e
with the murder that wjls of
was arraign? d
' - . Miller in th< Long i ind
City Court on a shorl t charg
hom cide was a lett r accusing
h:'::. Phis ,\ a ? 1 rid b th 5 widow of
murdered 1 in r mail box at
' rne in 142 Cherry Street, Man?
1 ' ? ? r w ? ?gn d "Franci ?co
te, your fr end "
[tread 1 f 0 1 ws :
"We are sorry that we are no!
to let y '7i r. now w b : ??? e are, b
are after us, too. Some day we
Phi *"" w that shot your
- 3 lives at ' Forsythe Street and
his nan e : Antl ony Cabo 1 -?' lund
floor, rear. We know ! ** done it. He
a i I hicago Tony. As
soon as . ife I ????ill tell
': 0 ? ca ? .. ?? this
to the police and bi safe, a -.vas a.!
for 1 e v ;ky that he done it."
Argentina Needs Bigger Loan
Financial Expert S??vs $00,000.
000 Is Not Enough
BUENOS AYRES, Aug. 13.- Parity
between the Argentine pos?) and '"??
United States ('ollar cannot be r
as a re mit of I he projected
?::?) : -?:,:? . :' $50 0 0 to the
j Argenti - ? i ? t, Gaspar Cornille,
former manager of the Banco de la
: m an address at the
Club i. ire ;? esterday. He
, 10 loan would n it
Hci nt to meet the needs of the
I " loan should be sufficiently
Inrgc," he continued, "to enable the
United States ti
1 : elati -i' : ??? I h Argent ina, 1 -;"*
I ??ally since the larger part
would return to the United
States in payment for merchandise and
? . S. and 15 Parliaments
'lake Part in Conference
STOCKIK >LM, Aug. 13.? Sixteen ? ir
liaments, including the Congre - ?
l'ni ted State ?, will be repri sen ted a I the
i nter-Parliamentary ? longress, ? h ich
open ; here next T ?esday. About 250
delegates aro expected to attend. Tin*
American delegates will be guests or
!ra Nelson Morris, American Minister
to Sw( di n.
RATS for WAR
WAR on RATS
Hudson Maxim in an article in the
New York Tribune predicts that sci?
ence may bring back the rat into fu?
ture warfare. Rats will be infected
with bubonic plague and let down
from aeroplanes to spread infection.
A good possibility, and a better
reason why every home and business
house should exterminate these pests
now: They carry other diseases as
well as Bubonic Plague.
Let us exterminate all germ carry?
ing vermin from your house.
Phone or write for information.
938 I irst A ?- . New York.
Phone Pfeza 4 m.
For Shipping Board
Voted bv House
Appropriation Bill Reads
Only Current Claims for
Maintenanro and Opera?
tion Are To Be Settled
From The Tribune's Washington f.lureau
WASHINGTON, Aug. 13.?After fail?
ing last night to dispose of the bill
appropriating $48,500,000 for the
Shipping Board, the House to-day
passed the measure by a vote of 159
The money is to be used for ex?
penses, including losses ?lue to main?
tenance and operation of h ps and the
? costs of administration. Two restric
! tions arc placed on the expenditure of
?the appropriation. One provides that
none of it shall be used for paying
.-'.. ?? ; other than those resul ing from
.the current maintenance and operation
of ships. The other prevents the use
of any f'' the money for paying at?
torneys for the Shipping Board uni? ?
contracts of employment are approved
by ? 'r . A-torney Gene
An amendment accepted by the
House restricts the number of em?
ployees who may r ceive more than
$12.500 a year to three per
Senate comn ent to-day ?vas that the
Shipping Board appr? ; c al >n was an?
other important subject which might
delay or prevent a re
The Shipping Boai reatly needs
t he : loi ey tarried in ?:. - Hou
according to Shipping Boar : officia
and they would i ke to see the
uro ad : pte I promptly, Bui I
, may provoke lengthj Senate
sion and a g? ne ral a: r ng
about the shipping policy. Chairman
Warren of the Senate Appropr
Committee will endeavor to re;
bill early, so ;hat it | bef re
WASHINGTON, Aug. 3 By Ti e As
lin, spei ial ass I ' : * hairma n
Lasker of the Ship d, ;
for h i s re let rder to re -
turn to ' riv tte bu ;n':s-,
Agree on (?rain Gaming Bill
WASHINGTON, A ig. 1 : Cot plete
lent on the ' ap iei Cine 1er bill
to prohibit gambling tran
grain was r? ich id to-day by Senat?
land House onferees, who adopted the
. Senate substitute
.changes. Final enactment of ;
next week was said to be assured.
Like Going Barefoot
Tito feeling of freedom, the com
:' irtable stretching of Lies, the nat?
ural arching of the instep?th
or' going barefooi ar.cperi
in wearing Cantilever Shoes. And
in addition, they afford the restful
support: so i" ? ? sary if you must
stand for a long time or walk or
hard pavements. The Car; *
Shoe nevr binds nor hurts. The
last is desigi.ed to conform to the
outline of the foot. The s*
patterned with a natural inner line
so that the toes lie straight ahead
and have plenty of room. This nat
ural position of the foot and th
well-set heel combine to encourage
And instead of a rigid, unyield?
ing sole, the Cantilever Shoe has a
shank that is flexible. Your mu ;les
move as freely as theywould if you
'wer*' barefooted, for-the shoe bends
WITH the foot. Th ? instep flexes
naturally: the tissues grow' strong
1 from the exercise they enjoy in
. walking. Cantilevers are recom?
mended by physicians and special?
ists for all forms of fool troubles.
In particular they prevent and cor?
rect fallen arch?.'.-.
Widths from AAAA to E.
Oxford m Black Kid. tin.so
Tan Calf, 111.00
! ?'??? Kid. tit.SO, and
Whit? Canvas, t9.TS
CANTILEVER SHOE SHOPS
22 W. 39th St., nr. 5th Av., N. Y.
Al?? at J. & J. JACOBSON,
LfxJujrton At. at eOtb St.
Flood of Liquor!
Pours Over Line
Despite Reports of Mobili?
zation of State Police,
Canadian Rum Runners
Ship Beer by Truckloads
Cars Camouflaged as Hay
Resorts Near Detroit Said
To Be Getting 60 Cents a
Bottle for 9 P. C. Brew
WINDSOR, Ontario, Aug. 13.?Cana?
dian rum runners seemed to be trying
to establish a record to-day after word
was received here that Michigan state
police, armed with rifles, had been
mobilized to prevent them landing
liquor manufactured in Ontario.
Beer was hauled to the docks in both
Sandwich and Waikerville, truckload
after truckload, and it was estimated
by waterfront observers that nearly a
dozen boats had pulled out every hour
since S o'clock this morning.
The bustle along the docks continued
e*.en when unconfirmed reports were
received that Michigan state police,
embarking in three high-powered mo?
tor boats, had run two liquor-laden
craft ashore near Ecorse and seized the
At the present moment it is reported
the smugglers are concentrating on 9
per cent. beer. Reports were current
to-day that not only had beer beer,
i shipped this week to Detroit by water,
| but that more than a dozen carloads,
! camouflaged as hay, had entered that
city by rail.
Beer 60 Cents a Bottle
According to reports at the waW
j front, the rum runners had increased
?their efforts to get liquor across th?3
\ bord:r to satisfy demands of Michigan
; roadhouses, which were reported to be
I expecting an unequalled week-end
? trade. Word was received here that
. these resorts were charging 60 cents.
! a bottle for beer. According to infor?
mation at hand, some Canadian liquor
has got as far as Toledo and Port
Reasonably fast motorboats are the
craft most used in the liquor traffic.
These boats carry 2,000 cartons of
beer. Each carton contains two dozen
I pint bottles.
Windsor Ruling Permits Export
DETROIT, Aug. 13.?Federal, state
and county authorities joined hands
this afternoon in an effort to halt what
; said to be an effort to flood the
United State; with intoxicants from
Canada, following a Windsor cour:
ruling that the Ontario temperance
:ic* does not prohibit export of liquors.
First results of the vigilance o? the
officers came to-day when Federa! of
fici rs raided a house in Ecorse, *i
? suburb, and seized 1.200 pints of beer
: and twelve quarts of whisky. Ecorse. in
! the opinion of Charles P. Campu, chief
ictor of the State Department of
e Safety, is the center of the
traffic in illicit liquor brought across
the border. Campau last midnight
brought seventy-five state troopers
here from Lansing to patrol the water
' fronts of Detroit and suburbs.
To Stesn Flood Across Border
WASHINGTON'. Aug. 13.?Examina
: tion of the customs laws is to be made
by the Department of Justice, officials
said to-day, in an effort to find means
of stemming the tide of liquor pouring
over the Canadian border into this
Pr .?'?"?ions of rum runners under
?'? ? \ ' tead act, officials asserted, ap
itly has not been an effectual
i of keeping out illegal liquors,
and other legal weapons are sought by
the government author tii-; charged
the duty of keeping spirits from
crossing the line.
Dry Enforcement at Standstill
SPRINGFIELD, Mass., Aug. 13.
Federal prohibition enforcement n?a
chinery in western "Massachusetts is |
temporarily at a complete standstill.
Edward A. Keefe. enforcement agent in j
this vicinity, is in a hospital to-day in ;
a serious condition from a recurrence
of trouble resulting from an attack !
made upon him during a raid in Cohas- j
set last winter.
Distillers' Perm?t Seized
CINCINNATI, Aug 13.?Captain Rob- I
ert E. Flora, prohibition agent in .
charge of the Cincinnati district, has |
taken up for an indefinite period the
permit of the Freiberg & Workum Com?
pany, distillers, with offices in this city \
and a large distilling and bottling plant
at Lynchburg, Ohio, it was learned here
This action followed investigations
which have been conducted for a num?
ber of weeks, and were said to have
been given impetus by the arrest last
week of Louis Cohen, president of the
Tunnel Trading Company, of New York
City, who is accused of being leader of
the "hotel whisky ring."
S. P. C A. Methods Called
Unfair bv Magistrate
Agents for the Society for the Pre?
vention of Cruelty to Animals wero
denounced yeterday by Magistrate Turn
E. McGeehan, in JerTersan Market
? Vurt, when he disposed of the case o?
John Anderson, a driver for an ice and
coal company. w)>o had been arrestf.1
by Charles Roshose, one of the ?
P.oshosu charged t..at Anderson's
horse was suffering with a sore en its
neck, despite which it was har
with a heavy coi lar. In susp<
sentence Magistrate McGeehan said:
"I have had dealings with you agents
before. Your methods have made your
y about as popular with me
orphan asylum. I know of an ?nstame
where .1 driver was arrested on a
? minor charge and h?*id for night court
while hundreds of people waited
! through the hot night for ice that wit
' not delivered."
Instead of arresting drivers, the
: court declared, the agents should servo
1 then; with summonses.
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collections of FURS in this
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August Fur Sale
Preparations for this sale were started
last Spring. Skins were bought
months ahead?models represent the
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Quality and workmanship are strictly
up to Balch-Price standard.
We especially advise the purchase of ALASKA SEAL
and PERSIAN LAMB
These furs are at pre-war prices