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THE WASHINGTON TIMES, SUNDAY, JULY 12, 1914.
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Vim FIGHT AGIST
Gapitol Gardeners Finish Suc
cessful Campaign Against
Worst Scourge Yet.
aaperlntendcnt EMotA "Woods' gard
Viers h. Just compltjed a successful
campaign against the -worst scourge of
Tussock moth caterpillars, experienced
In Washington In years, which had
damaged many historic trees sin the
Carltol grounds before It was noticed.
Superintendent Woods holds the
drouth during May and part of June
responsible for the caterpillar pest this
summer, as there were no rains and
storms to destroy the worms during the
About two weeks ago the caterpillars
began to appear In swarms. A large
extra force of gardeners was engaged
in the fight at the Capitol driving the
caterpillars off the walls as they at
tempted to enter me grounas, ana
nravinr trfru unA tranDing caterpil
lars with tangle foot bands. Millions
of caterolllars were exterminated m
this fight against this scourge.
Danger Point Passed.
"We have passed the danger point,"
Superintendent Woods declared today.
"It has been a hard fight, but I do not
believe that many trees have been in
Men were stationed at points on
the walls encircling the grounds.
armed JS-lth brooms, to kill the
caterpillars as they attempted to climb
over. The walks around the Capitol
had teen kept clean during the winter
and bDrlng. but Capitol gardeners found
such good care had not been taken out
eido and the caterpillars found hatching
The trees in the Capitol grounds were
then sprayed with arsenate of lead and
Bordeaux mixture, and the caterpillars
were killed as they fell to the ground.
Tanglefoot bands around the trees,
which are as effective against cater
nillars as flypaper is against flies, pre
vented those not killed from making
their way up the trees.
Superintendent Woods declared that
eim. linden, ana cnestnur. trees were
attacked the hardest The walnut trees
uere not bothered at all.
Spraying will be continued throughout
July ana August, but the worst of the
fight is over and Superintendent Woods
does not fear any further danger from
tne pest tms year.
TO GIVE UP SALARY
"Home Rule" Committee to Re
quest Office Be Relinquish
ed Pending Appeal.
Before Commissioner Oliver p. New
man receives his salary for the flist
half of July on next Wednesday, the
"home rule committee" will send a
delegation of seven members to Mr.
Xewman to confer on the acceptance
of the salary.
Arguments will be presented showing
why the "home rule" advocates be
ltve the nresident of the Commissioners
should relinquish his office pending
tinai adjudication by the Court of Ap
peals of the proceedings by which
Newman was declared ousted from of
fice bv the District SuDreme Court.
Commisloner Newman said today it Is
nis intention to receive tne committee,
but he had not decided whether to dis
cuss the merits of the case 'with the
Early this week the same committee,
which is composed of Fulton R Gordon,
fhalrman; Charles c. Lancaster, James
L. Parsons. Martin Wiesrand. Dr. j. K.
Gleason. Arthur Cowsill, and Percy
.Metzger. wlu. convey to tne President
a set of resolutions demanding the re
moval of Commissioner Xewman and
the appointment of another District
resident as his successor.
I. W. W. and Miners Riot;
One Man Shot in Leg
TONOPAH. Nev., July 12. In a riot
between members of the Western
Federation of Miners and their sym
pathizers and men said to belong to
the Industrial Workers of the World
here, one man was shot. His assail
ant was arrested.
The fighting occurred in Miners"
1 nton HalL Fifty Western Federa
tion men seeking to tear from the
walls placards put up by the I. W. W.
faction proclaiming three miners' ho
tels "unfair," met resistance from the
I W. W supporters. Instantly there
was an all-around fight.
In the melee one man drew a revol
ver and lired. Jack Whiting, of the
Western Federation, was shot in the
leg. There was a rush for the man
who did the shooting and he was
bustled into Jail to protect him from
mob i iolence.
Th I W W. forces have been hold
ng meetings here for about three
weeks. They hae effected an or
ganization among restaurant employes.
Is Warned by McAdoo
The inveslgation of the "leak" in the
New York subtreasury. following the
rectnt shipment of gold from the Den
ver mint, has been closed, and an of
ficial of the subtreasury, whose name
is not given, has been warned by Secre
tar McAdoo to maintain silence here
after regarding gold shipments.
At the Treasury Department today it
as declared that an employe of the
subtreasury told an inquiring banker
that a $00,000,000 shipment of gold bars
wae expected from Denver, information
which enabled this banker and his
friends to reap a harvest in the mar
ket. It was explained that the informa
tion was given innocently and without
any intention of discriminating against
other banking interests.
With the reprimanding of the em
ploye. Secretary McAdoo believes the
incident is closed
Virginia Veteran to
Be Buried at Arlington
Funeral services will be held tomor
row at 2:19 at aoo G street northwest
for Samuel D. Reld, agd seventy-six.
whose death occurred yesterday. In
terment will be made In the National
Cemetery at Arlington.
Mr. Reld was a native of Farquler
country, Va. He was a soldier in Com
pany H. Sixth Virginia Cavalrj. C. S.
A. He is survived by his widow and
Carlin's Anti-Trust Speech
Is a Campaign Document
Virginian's Masterly Address,
Drowned Out by Roosevejt's
"River of Doubt" Talk, Res
cued From the Record.
By THEODORE TILLER.
On May 28, 1914. late in the afternoon,
Congressman Charles Crelghton Carlln,
of Alexandria, Va., arose In the House
of Representatives and, as one of the
three members who had framed the
Administration's principal anti-trust
bill, delivered a masterly speech in x
planalon of that measure.
Ou Jay J6, 1311. at night. CoL Theo
dore Roosevelt, former President, ex-
Dlorer. author, and naturalist, faced a
biff audience under the auspices of the
National Gee graphic Society and related
tho story of his trials in the Jungles of
South Amtrica. It was the "River of
Dcubt night" in Washington, and at
least passing interest was taken in the
colonel's story throughout the United
States, England, Brazil, and other coun
tries. The papers next day contained col
umns about the "River of Doubt," lost
canoes. Jungle fever, and red-headed
South American Indians. The aforesaid
papers mentioned in a Congress sum
mary, stuck in hurriedly about press
time, that "the House continued debate
on the anti-trust bill. Mr. Carlln and
Hence this Btory. Mr. Carlln really
delivered an important speech. He sim
ply ricked a bad time to make it. fort
since the discoveries of the colonel had
been challenged by certain Britishers,
and the colonel had Just arrived home,
and there was considerable speculation
as to -whether the Jungle fever would
prevent h'ra from running for President
in 1916 well, the colonel Just had the
call on the news.
Carlin Didn't Mind It
The fact that little of Mr. Carlin's
speech found its way into the news
paper columns is no reflection on the
House speechmaker. It will be used as
a campaign document by the Demo
cratic party when the campaigns are
on, and it Is undoubtedly a valuable
contribution to the Congressional Rec
ord, that usually dry publication, so
the Virginia "trust buster" did nt and
should not feel cast down.
However, it Is now proper, since the
colonel grabbed the front page space en
the night in question, that Washington,
Alexandria, and the remainder of the
country should know something about
"Charlie" Carlln. He doesn't blow his
own horn: he'd probably starve to death
aa an advertising agent, but he has
"arrived" In the field of natloral poll
tics, and he won't be checked Just
because the House show ran counter to
the colonel's narrative of his South
The morning after the Carlln rpeech
and the Roosevelt lecture, a sympathetic
newspaper friend sought out the Con
gressman and said:
"Sorry we couldn't carry but a line
of that speech of yours last night, but
we were Jammed.
"Sure." said Carlln. "I knew It would
be that way, but I had to close the
debate for our side. What could I ex
pect with T. R. and his charts of the
'River of Doubt' In town?"
That's all he has ever said about It,
although he started off that Breech by
saying that for six months he hud prac
tically been with the Administration's
trust bill night and day.
The statement Is literally true. When
the Administration leaders determined
that there should be anti-trust legisla
tion at this session of Congress, some
body had to do the work.
Carlln Worked Hard.
The preparation of the bill fell to the
House Judiciary Committee. Jtanifest
Jy the entire committee couldn't make
headway with twenty-one members;
mulling over details, important and un
important. The Democratic majority
named a subcommittee consisting' of
Chairman Henry D. Clayton, Charles
C. Carlln. and John C Floyd. All
three did hard work, but It Is not un
fair to say that probably "Charlie" Car
lln had to bear the brunt of the toll.
Chairman Clayton was slightly 111
from overwork during i part of the
time the trust program was In the;
making Mr Floyd had to devote con
siderable attention to the subcommit
tee work en the report of the Lobby
Investigating Committee- Mr. Carlfn
was free a-d he buckled to It. the three
members holding dally and nlghtlv con
ferences among themselves and not
Infrequently with the President.
The bill was flnallv approved by the
Judiciary Committee majority and
brought Into the House It has the (J.
K. also of President Wilson, who grew
to admire the ability and hard work
of the Clayton-Carlln-Flod subcommit
tee. There titre hours and hours of gen
eral debate when the trust bill was
taken up In the House It was agreed
that Mr. Carlln should present the con
cluding argument In support of th
Administration bill and In refutation of
minority attacks He d'd the Job ex
cellently, modeEtly. convincingly, but
the general public learned llttlo about It
In the newspapers because of that
The trust debate, vou understand, had
been running along for days. There
were speeches, good bad. and Indiffer
ent. Even the members were tired.
Roosevelt, absent for months, was a
novelty, an attraction returned. H.e
got the headlines
Anti.trust Prophet Here.
One hears early In life of the trite
observation that a prophet is not with
out honor save in his own country It
has worked out that way many, many
times. Washington. D. C . and Alexan
dria. Va.. however, hae an anti-trust
prophet right here at home who has
If one had gone to "Charlie" Carlln
ten years ago with the prediction that
within less than a decade he would be
sitting among the seats of the mighty
in the National Congress, would be
hobnobbing with the President and
other Administration leaders on one of
the most important policies of a new
Administration, and would be one of
the three men actually whipping to
gether the Administration's compact
with business, big and little, the Vir
ginian probably would have smiled in
credulously. And yet, Carlln, "the trust-buster
from across the Potomac." has. through
sheer ability and good fortune of his
party, brought this about He is a
pomnaratlvely young legislator, too.
and if the Democracy remninii In con
trol the field is an open one for other
Congressman Carlln is a plain, every
day, canable, engaging sort of a fellow.
He possesses aoiiny wnnoui tne nig
head" He Is a man well met without
sacrificing a certain rllsnltv that should
go with office. He is frank In his deal
ings with his colleagues, his constitu
ents, and the newspaper men the three
classes with whom he Is most in con
tact. He has noise, attractive man
nerisms, and an engaging personality-
Right-Hand Adviser of the
Administration in Its Busi
When Congressman John V. Rixey
died, in 1907. Mr. Carlln defeated nine
candidates in the primary race. Three
remained for the finish and went down
to defeat; the others dropped out as
their chances lessened during the cam
paign. Two years later he defeated a
Democratic opponent for the romlna
tton, and has had no opposition within
the party since. The Republican oppo
sition at the general elections has not
been formidable, and Carlln probably,
will continue to represent the Eighth
Virginia district for many years to
He was appointed to the Judiciary
Committee in 1910, taking the rlace of
Judge De Armond of Missouri, who was
burned to death. Mr. De Armond was
a Democratic leader at the time, r.nd
Carlln has grown to be one since.
Since entering Congress, Mr. Carlin
has always been a friend of the Dis
trict of Columbia. He is virtually a
Washlngtonlan, although ho "com
mutes" back and forth eah day while
Consreaa Is in session. There's Just one
drawback to his Job his district Is so
near the Capitol that his consitutents
may drop in at any time. Of course,
there are not Jobs enough for every
body in the Carlln district who desires
one, and this worries Carlln. who'd like
to provide for every constituent who
calls on him. ., ,
While, as has been said, Mr. Carlln Is
a stanch friend of the District, there Is
one bit of proposed Dlrtriet legislation
which he always loudly opposes. When
It is suggested that the garbage of tho
National Capital be towed down the
river and deposited in the Carlln dis
trict, the Virginia member arises indig
nantly and declares that he'll never
permit tho glorious Eighth district to
be the dumping ground of this my.
But one can't blame htm for that.
Extract of Speech.
How about that speech? Well. It's not
really a news story at this date, but
there is appended hereto an extract or
the Carlln speech which T. R. knocked
out in the first round. This speech was
delivered on the committee's bill touch
Ing interlocking directorates, price dis
criminations, holding companies land la
Mr. Carlln took the bill, of which he
was chief maker, section by section and
explained It from the Administration
viewDOlnl. The entire speech, delivered
on May 28, 1914 (the night T. R. spoke).
can be found in the Record, and here's
one of the "high spots," printed Just
forty-nine days late:
"We have proven that we are not
afraid of big business. We have, in the
preparation of this bill, undertaken to
say to the country that this Is a big
country, and we want big business, but
we want little business to have an op
portunity to grow big. (Applause on the
"Gentlemen have railed on the other
side, charging that we were injuring
srn v.- tnair aptness In following her m-MrnetiCM.
' Much interest has been arouse 1 by
1 tho ani'evrcement. as evidenced by
more than Sfty applications for admis-
Grover Cleveland School
Adds Preserving Class
Th' Grover Cleveland summer school I " tl' the nr8t class.
will soon have added to Us curriculum i . . . " .
a coi'rst In preserving, according to.m-i I PfflSlatOr IJeClHieS TO
n uncement today, and Mrs. E. E OH- 1-CeI!Itl0r L'el-1,c lu
Accept fcxtra Fay Check
er, who has won many prizes In public
competition for Jellies and pres"rvc3,
will tell to the assembled pupils and
their n.rtnts her methods for putting
up frutu and vegetables for winter con-
BeCOmeSj jirs.. Oliver UI probably start her
lectures rext Thursday, and will 'J!c
tute rfclpes and give practical demon
stration of how the work Is dvie. The
class will then be glen opportunity to
PROVIDENCE. R. I July li.-Arthur
D. Sumner, of this city. Republican floor
leader of the Rhode Island House, has
declined to accept $500 from the State as
compensation for his service as a mem
ber of the biennial election committee.
In a letter to the State Auditor. Mr.
Sumner returned the check with thanks.
Civil War Courier to
Be Buried Tomorrow
The funeral of Benjamin Franklin
Evans, who died yesterday from nerv
ous prostration, will be held tomorrow
afternoon at 4:30 o'clock in the chapel
of Oak Hill Cemetery, where Inter
ment will be made. Members of the
Knights of Pythias, Gen. John M. Scho
field Garrison. Army and Navy Union,
and the Association of Oldest Inhab
itants, of which Mr. Evans was a' mem
ber, will attend the services.
Mr. Evans was born in 1839. and was
a lifelong resident of Washington. He
was a survivor of the old Ford's Thea
ter dUMUr. In June. 1S93. Darin; th
civil war. he was & mounted metefiger
and carried dispatches between array
headquarters here 4uid the chief ox tna
Army of the P.otomac He w cler-j.
in the War Department until 17. when
he was transferred to the Interior Icr
partment. from which he resigned No
vember 1. 1912, .because of the injurif
suffered In the Ford Theater disaster?
He had been an invalid for two year.;
Surviving are his mother, who Is in bet
ninety-third year, and three i brother
George W, Evana. Samuel B.Evanr.
and Waring E. Evans, all of Washing
Virginia Theater That's AH.
He would be at home in almost every
position one might place him.
When the trust bill was in the mak
ing it was essential that the public
should know something of the de
velopments. Carlin a News Source.
Mr. Carlln was to a large degree the
news source of the committee, and this
Is not revealing any secret of intima
ting that he made public anything
which the proprieties might forbid. He
simply had an understanding of the
legislative game and the newspaper
game and he was of distinct aid to
Here's an illustration. When pub
lic Interest was at its height concern
ing the various provisions of the Ad
ministration's program, then known to
less than a half a dpzen men, an im
portant White House conference was
scheduled one night. Clayton. Carlln
and Floyd, and possibly one or two
others, were to be there to put the
finishing touches on the major pro
visions of the bill. Leaving the House
Office building late one afternoon. Con
gressman Carlin met a newspaper
"There's to be a White House con
ference tonight," he said, in an off
"We'll be on the Job," said the news
Messrs. Clayton, uarun ana xiuya
took a street car going toward the
White House. Mr. Clayton and Mr.
ly when three newspaper correspon
dents happened to be on the same car.
Mr. Clayton whispered to Mr. Floyd.
Mr. Floyd whispered to Mr. Clayton.
"Aha." said the two newspaper men
not in on the Carlln tip.
"There's something In the air.
To divert suspicion, evidently. Messrs.
Clayton. Carlln and Floyd got off the
car three blocks from the White House.
They strolled Into a restaurant, bought
an apple, or something else of Inconse
quential nature, and very deliberately
meandered up the street.
Shaking Newspaper Men.
Sherlock Holmes couldn't have pull
ed the "get-away" stunt in more accom
plished style. The newspaper man
who was on to the evening's program
tipped off his collleagues and the three
smiled knowingly as the "trust busters"
finally reached the White House in
After the conference there was great
surprise that the ever alert corres
pondents were fully advised of the night
conference. Carlln told "the boys" what
he could without violating: white House
rules or the ethics of the legislative
game. ?He was cheerfully excused when
it came to matters about which he could
not talk, but the story was on the front
pages the next morning
The Incident merely shows that Car
lln Is a "regular fellow." and how he
gets along with everjbody by meeting
Mr. Carlln is what the biographers
would call a "self-made man" He was
born in Alexandria, had but fair ad
antage8 in early life, and has made
his own way from a country lawyer to
one of the really capable men of the
House. He Is now ranking Democrat
on the powerful Committe on Judiciary,
and Is In line for the chairmanship
when next there is a vacancy, if the
Democrats remain In control. Mr.
Clayton, who aided In the preparation
of the trust bill, has been named to the
Federal bench Mr Webb, senior in
service, is now chairman, and next
comes the name of Charles C. Carlln.
Mr. Carlln is a graduate of the Na
tional Law University of this city.
His son. Charles K Carlln, Is the presi
dent of the junior clasB at present.
Conslderlnc the fact that he entered
the House as recently as 1907, Mr. Car
lin's career Is a notable one.
Pennsylvania (Mr. Graham) waa one of
those who took tnat position, every
body knows that from his very environ
ment in that great manufacturing city
of Philadelphia he is tender and solici
tous about little business. O champions
of little business on the other side of
the House, are you afraid now to men
tion big business? Have you really got
uttie Dusinees in your speeches wnno
big business Is In your mind? The truth
is what this country wants; it Is what
this country is entitled to; and the
Democratic party speaks It as an en
couragement to business, big and little
alike. (Applause on the Democratic
Purpose of Bill
"There is not a line in this bill that
has been drawn with any idea of in
juring or destroying American enter
prise or American capital. It has been
drawn for the purpose of encouraging
Investment, encouraging Intelligent ac
tion and opportunity, bat with the old
Democratic principle underlying it all
'Equal rights to all and special privi
leges to none.' (Applause on the Demo
"It has been complained of here that
we have done nothing to destroy the
'rule of reason.' My countrymen, let
me express the hope that the time will
never come in this country when any
party that wants to destroy any rule
of reason will be large enough to Im
press Itself upon our people. There is
In the mlnda of everyone a little lamp
that illuminates and points the way to
Intelligent action That lamp Is rea
son, and when reason ceases, all rules
"We have not changed the "rule of
reason' because we found upon Inves
tigation of every decision of the Su
preme Court that the men who railed
against reason had lost their bearings
in the forest and were groping in the
dark: because that court, in applying
the 'rule of reason,' haa applied It In
the Interest or the people, ana mere
has never been a combination sought
to be dissolved up to this moment that
has not been dissolved by tho appli
cation of the 'ule of reason." When
you have an active force acting along
that line in behalf of the people it
would be & crime to destroy lc"
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36-ln wide, firm weave, and
worth 55c a yd Speclnl
sale price tomorrow, a d
11 AVool Crcnni Serj;r, 44-ln
wide, with neat black stripe, and
regularly soil at $1 a yd Sale
price tomorrow of remain- ZQn
Ing lot. yd .. . OUK,
All Wool Cream Diagonal. 43-ln
wide, wide wale, and regular $1
yd quality. Special sale
price, a yd . only
Cream Molialr Sicilian. 50-ln
wide, rich silk finish and perma
nent luster, resists dust and will
not wrinkle 65c quality A An
it, a yd. . fr'iU
VII Wol Cream Storm Serge,
45-ln wide, splendid quality, and
worth $1 a yd Sale price fJOn
tomorrow, a yd., only wt
AH Wool Crrnm Flemliih Serge,
45-ln. wide, a new weave with a
beautiful finish, regularly $1.29
n yd Sale price tomorrow, (JO
a jd . ,. . . VOL
Main Floor 8th St notundn
Again Demonstrating our Leadership!
Advance Showing of Ultra-Fashionable
TRIMMED FALL HATS
At $5, $5.95 & $6.95
Dame Fashion now demands that
the early fall hats be of black velvet,
white satin, or a combination of both.
We are splendidly ready with all three.
Clever new shapes, including the chic
sailor and the smart close-fitting turban
Feathers and wings will be much in
vogue as trimmings, so you will find
among the advance fall styles feather
bands of white entwining black velvet
crowns, large white or black wings in
back or side trimming, also straight
fancy feathers that form the tall effect.
Look in the window, note the shapes
you like best, and then come to the Mil
linery Section and try them on. You'll
find these new fall hats vastly becom
ing! Id Floor Millinery Section.
The July Stock-Reducing
Laces and Embroideries
Show Sharp, Decisive Price Cots
Whatever your need in laces or
embroideries come tomorrow
xxul buy herei
Silk and Cotton Shadow Flounc
ing, 24-in. wide. In white and.
cream: values up to $2.00 a yd.
Choice tomorrow, a yd.. 7C
Val Lacea Including German or
French meshes, match sets,
widths z to 1-ln. 12 yds. tcpiece.
Values up to $1 piece. To- Cfin
morrow, a piece UUC
Oriental Edgings, In all new
designs, widths 3 to 20-ln.. and
25c to $2 yd.
Organdy and Batiste Embroid
eries very fine and sheer for
making Gladstone collars ayl
Vtstees. 3 to 6-ln. wide with
25c to 75c yd.
Voile and Crepe Flouncing. 42
In. wide, very effective designs,
and worth $1 a yd. Choice (Tftn
Monday at. a yd. uul
Main Floor Laces and Em
And Material (Or Working.
Greatly Lowered Prices .Monday.
Women who intend leaving
town shortly should come to
morrow and buy Stamped Pieces
and materials for working to
while away dull hours on -the
porch or lawn.
Mercerised D. St. C. Cotton, in
white, black, and ecru; sizes 3 to
40. Special tomorrow.-a 1A.
spool, only J.UC
Stamped Gneat Towels, all linen,
in' designs for French, or coral
embroidery: initial stamifrd free.
and the towel OKt
only , AtJW
Stamped Pillow Cases, in effec
thre designs: hemstitched hemr
good aire. Special tomor- OCT a
row, a pair ,.. Otll
Stamped Rompers and Dreasea
for tots: in .pink. blue, or tan
llnene; simple designs: in sizes
I to 4 years; special values. QE.
Main Floor 8th St. Rotunda
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