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HARD COAL MINERS ARE
New York, April 24. Anthra
cite operators and miners ate no
nearer agreement than when the
conferences looking Joward a set
tlement were begun, according to
a statement by President White
of th& United MinerWorkers, to-
day. V ,
White, who -is one ofthe sub
committee handling the negotia
tions, said there was no truth in
the report an agreement had "been
The conferences will be con
tinu'ed, in the forlorn hope that a
peacefu settlement may lie made,'
out tne outiooK is gioomy, ac
cording to clqse. observers.
President "White Jeaes for In
dianapolis Jbnigh't'.to sign. tKebi
tumino'us r miners' agreement e
cehtly approved" by referendum
STOKERS OK OLYMPIC GO
ON STRIKE -
Southampton, Eng., Apru24.
Declaring that the additiohaj jife
saving equipment -placed son the
Olympic after the Titanic disas
ter, was jnadequate, -300 stokers
strqck just before the liner was
due to sail tocjay. ''The ship was
delayed some time.
Forty-four collapsible T)oats
were added to the sixteen wooden
boats, on the Olympic, and the
WhiteStar Company laid great
stressbn how they had eliminat
ed chance for a Iossof irfesimilar
jto that in the Titanic -wreck.
ABOUT PEOPTR f
One of the women contestants
in the Great American circuit
aerial "race schedul
ed, for next August,
wilL De Miss Har
riet Quimby, it is
said. Miss jQuimbY
recently "put it all
over foreign bird-
women by flying
alone across the
''points with pride'
to her biereest hoy,.
Jacob Schimmerhorn of Burke,
15 year,s old. Jacob is only six
feet six inches tall and weierhs but
200J pounds. "Pa never spanks
me any more," Jacob told a news
paper riian. i Maybe there's a real
good reasonor that.
;; SOME JOB (
Kind Lady What did vou.
work at last? ,
Nixon Werk Made imitation
hair fer a butterine faCtoryv