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TULSA, OKLAHOMA, MONDAY, OCTOBER 1, 1920.
PRICE 5 CENTS.
GIRL, IS SLAIN IN
Kansas City Society Lead
er Mysteriously Shot
Declares They Wore Besot by
Auto Bandits Who Fired x
Without Any Cause
NO, CLUE TO THE SLAYERS
Revolver Found in Car Is .45
While .38 Caliber Bullet -Caused
KO..-A3 CITY. Mo, Oct. 3.
Mi-? I'loronco Barton, promt
n r.t In younger social circles
In Kansas City was. shot and
k.i". I last night by unknown pcr
f. i. while riding In a motor car
vl H wnid It Winter, hor fiance,
1 1 lint known today. Winter was
idlns to Winter tho shooting
v.,i ' no liy linndlts In a motor car,
wli i - aped after the shooting.
M Unrton, who was 24 years old,
Wi- a daughter of Klmlier L. Rar
t i iii'-sldent of a local shoo con
en. Winter, who Is 27, la the son
cf a lomlnent real estate dealer.
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i i y riuu in ii Biiuuruuii rcsiuuuco
Winter Tollx of Tragedy.
c i ulitiff to Winter's story to the
a 'h rt If h, he hnd stopped his car,
a ' "id en.-, to lltfht a cigar when
t-, men f.pproached In another
car l).-,o ct tho men asked direc
t ., f e coins; to Leo's ftimmtt, Mo.
U n .11 had boon told l.-hlch road
U. i Tuw, Winter cr.id'Ttho man
lev oil upon tho running board of
Vi..t'T's car, with a revolver In his
hand. Winter n.ld ho Involuntarly
rased is hands to hs fnco to protect
htn.si if and tho Intruder fired. Thu
ehot Btrurk him In tho left arm. Ro
niemr.'rlng that thero wns a re
volver In a pocket of ono of tho car
fix.'t, Winter told tho police ho
rca' hi'd for tho weapon, Moro shots
w"to flrrrl by tho stranger. Mo said
M s ila.t;n cried ott that sho had
been wounded. Winter pays he then
U-? J tho n'nn to stop shooting.
T'io r.nn r.rtgritcd, but o.-dcrcd him
t' tu,n oft Mho lights of the, car.
The v then signalled hlsv coin
p.mln s v ho brgnn turnlh.g'rlielr car
nr . rtl 'ibe rnrtv then disappeared
Sow.- the i.., id, Wltr.or salil.
i.l-l Dl.u on Way U llo-pltol.
11" thea il rove his own car to a
cuntjy roideneo nearby, rMid-f
-rou,,.-u ir occupants. Tho owner
o' tlio pluro drovo him and Miss
T.iion to Rayton, Mo whero they
i given medUal treatment by
I' W. W ilobbs, who suggested Miss
Tia-tmi bn taken to a iwtiltnrlum In
iriiriiiiiiicnce, a Kansas City suburb.
V m V,e on died on tho way to In-
d( , ndciu'e, Dr. Uobbs said.
immediately upon arrival of; tho
ivrtv in Indcpondonco tho police
thine wcro notified. Thoy communl-
aiid word of tho shooting to nu
tl. rimi here, A thorough search of
the sreno, however, tho authorities
said, failed to show any cluo as to
the men who V.ld tho shooting. ,
Winter's Injury la not pcrious, 'ac
cording to physlcnns. -Jl.owovcr, tho
5 mine man tonght was reported to
bo prostrated and under medical
Clothing l'owtler lliirned.
I'owde- marks wore found by. tho
pollro oh Winter's clothing nnd tho
wound on his nrm showed bums.
An autopsy tonight revealed that
Mini Harton wus shot Just abovo
the b. art,
I" Winter's car tho polico found a
4o -nibcr rovolvor with fiva-loaded
cartridges. Dr. J. s. Snider, county
cr .ncr, announced tonight ho had
K'-ft led two bullet from tho wood
'if of tho motor car Jn which tho
was riding. They wero of .38
" ' . Dr. Hnlder said. It also was
ati! m.-ed that bullets taken from
the ' dy of Mlsa Darton and from
u i h nrm wero fired from u, .3tl
cb'i . revolver. .
"' tonight It wns stated by tho
P that nn examination of the
toa wlier the shooting took place
nau .esulted lu tho finding of a
(Uian ,iy 0f glass, soma of It blood-
"A i.. d. ho firing rinin It (h mIiI.
Iron a window of Winter's 'car,
" ' was perforated by ti bullot.
Jt uas also suited that marks lu
the road indicated a motor car had
ticor. turned around at tho upot
"iri cr .had described.
SwIalKt Attorney Declares IJltlo
"I'PPcncrt In l'ollllcs lu Years.
XUW YOIIK, Oct. 3 Morris Hill.
QUI', tuelnllut nnrlv lo.Trtnr. In nn ml.
af s tonight opening his campaign
ft tandldata for representative in
"incress from tho Twentieth district,
Jhw York, declared "butllttlu had
.mpiioiieu in Amoricnn politico aur
1K ho nast four vears.
'"T'ley nro tho samo humbugs," ho
Mdeij "always manufacturing now
u mcanlnglijss 'Issues,' always en
Mglng In Hlinn, rich Is. alivuvs ill
J'ldlrg tho pcoplo and always secur'
Jng tho rulo of wealth undor one
'"ei or ahothor."
OAIA'ITSTON, TesaH, Oct 3.
Troop of tho oxos national guard
ef whom havo been on duty
nero Klnon Tun,, T wlnn thn e.llv wns
P'11 "ii undor martial law, will bo
Vfltl' irawn October 8, nrlgadler
uoiierai J, 1'. Wolters, commandor,
Town in Ruins,
Terror, After Police Raid
A. P. Man Finds Demoralized Officers ofwan Irish Village
Huddled Together With Body of Slain LeTider and I'eo
" plo Living in Dread of Another "Black-Tan" Visit
Ily The Assorl-ituil 1'icss.
TUimhltCt:ilKY, Ireland, Oct.
2. A town half In rulnn, the !
tnnant of Its Inhabitants living .n
dread of a repetition of tho "black
nnd tan" raid of lant week, and .i
handful of neemlngly nervous
police, who hnd shut themselves
Insldo bariacks with tho body of
tho slain dlslrlvtjInKpeclor, llrndy,
wero what tho correspondent
, found when he eache l this ro
rMJte placo In Ireland late today.
Tho corriflpondent wiis told how
tho noting county commissioner,
Jtunell, tried to prevent " destruc
tion of Uio town. Vrom the mana
gors of the flrc-swcpt creameries
ho received their accounts of a
heroic struggle In .tho darknesj
and a thick fog to savo tho In
Ftltutlons with which the fortunes
of almost tho entlro community
wero bound up. Krom tho wlfo of
ono of the mnnagerH of creameries
he heard a stcry of how sho and
three children escaped from tho
bdllotn, nnd nlsttjiow she, while
fuclug four rifles pointed at htr
Iirnd, contrived a ruso to fcnft-
Woman Who Billed
Through Civil War at
Side of Uusband Dies
RAniTAN. N. J Oct. 3. Mrs.
Elizabeth Nlles, who with close
clipped hair and n uniform, con
cealed her sex and Is. said to have
fought beside her hUhSuml through
tho civil war, died hero today
Tho war call found 'tho couplo
on their honoymnon. Tho husband,
Martin Nlles, Joined tho ranks of
tho Fourth New Jersey Infnntry
and when tho regtment left,
Elizabeth Nlles marched besldo
him. Sho fought through mnny
engagements, it is said, and was
mustered out, her sex undlscov
ohmI. The huslinnd died several
years after tho war.
OIL OUTPUT ON INCREASE
.Production In AugiLst Shows C.nlu
Oicr Thu l'lei.villiig Months.
WA3111NUT1JN. ., Oct. '3. l'otro
Ieum produi-tldii in tho Unltdo States
has tieu on Uio lncifuae during tnu
ouinalor niumin, aceurdlng to statis
tics mado public tUuy by thu Lulled
stales f uojuglcul survey.
In Auguv production was 39,-
1-14,000 barrels against 30,D4H,U00 in
July, and 3i,i!3u,0U0 In June. Kor
tho eight months of tho year Includ
ing August thu total was 240,111,?
Domestic stocks In siorago also
increased during thu summer and
stood at U'S,lUa,000 barrels. Jn Au
gust 31, against 120,703000 on
GARY BACK FROM EUROPE
Steel Corporation Head llrlngs 1)0h:1
on iTC'lieti iteioiLslrmtliiii.
NIJW YOUIC, Oct. 3. Klbert II.
Gary, head of tho United States
Stool corporation, returned from a
Uuropean vacation trip today on tho
stoamshlp La, Franco, bringing data
onVeconstructlon work in France
and Belgium which, ho said, would
bo given to his organization and to
tho iron and steel institute in their
next meeting. Will MA Gary was
his wire, who accompanied him on a
tour through Spain, Franco and
.To would mako no comment on
tho lator situation in Kurope.
lie Jam ho hoped steel rail prices
would not uc affected to a great
extent by freight rato Increases.
BANDITS, POLICE BATTLE
Two Officers ItnclUv Wounded nnd
(Jtiiimiln Killed In Detroit Tight.
DKTKOIT. Oct. 3. Two nollco-
men wore seriously wounded, ono al
leged gunman wns killed and anoth
er wounded in street battles bo
tweon officers mid desperadoes early
today. Patrolman Uwald K. Slunk,
was shot in tho chest nnd Charles
MlteJicll, a negro, was killed In ono
battle. Patrolmnn Hoy ltowland
was shot In tlio back during a fight
In which Robert Killings, negro,
was badly wounded,
l no balllOH rollowod stooping of
sevoral men for investigation.
BOMB PLOT SUSPECT HELD
Miin Aroslcil In Pittsburg Uas llljr
supply or Kxpiofivo.
PITTHllintail. I'u.. Oct. 3, Tho
police today arrested a man giving
lil-r5 nany as Floreen Zelenko, uged
20 years, and hlshornnTLs Ilrooklyn
after It wns alleged that a quantity
of dynnmlto and other explosive
mnterlnl wns found In his luggage
In n local hotol. llo was held for
Iater tlio man was tnkfn to the
office of tho Unllfil Btateli marshal
where, it waa said, ho was Ques
tioned by foderal authorities.
Statements that ho had. when nr
rested referred to tho Wall street
exoloslon on Seplembor 16, were
denied by tho police.
Prominent Arniv Officer Die x
SAN FRANCISCO, Act. 3. Major
Slurray Warner, U. H. army engl
neiirlng corps, died yesterday after
belnir striken with a sudden Illness
.v,iio nlnvlng trolf, Major Warner,
an oniergoncy officer, built Canp
Dlr, N, Y , and previous to cnterlni
hn nrmv n-as engaged on largo en
uinoorlmi onternrl s In China. Ho
waa borH- In Illlnola,
gunrd her husband.
I'or mnny weeks, tho correspon
dent uiih lulil, the loiSid I'ullee had
bren subject to a boycott by tho
townspeople, tho shopkoopcrs
even refusing to accept their trade
for a fortnight preceding Thurs
day's raid on tho town tho people
were dcclarod to Sinvo been fltrd
on from the roofs of a inrno gen
eral store adjoining tho barracks.
Tho stme was rlddted with bul
lets and lis Interior wrecked, this
incident Intensifying the feeling
between the people und the police.
When the news Thursday after
noon. iof tho ambushing of a po
lico lorry reaijie
two-thirds of Hs 900 population
f'.ed In nniilc nntlrlnatlng a speedy
reprisal. At about midnight four
lorries, filled with uniformed men
nnd, It is said, including Commis
sioner Kuixcll, nrrtved In Tubbcr
currv. ' Tho iM.itl.tl destruction of the
town, tlio killing bf tho pollen in
spector and .others, followed.
County Commlsloner Itussell
begged the "black and tan" po-lle-mcn
not to harm tho town,
but to no nvail.
Cheered as He Steps from
Train After Trip of
TO GET A BRIEF REST
Governor Declares "Response
to League" Is Enthusias
ticAJn Western Country
DAYTO.V, Ohio, Oct. 3. Govern
or Cox was given a warm "wolcomo
homo" reception tonight, from his
month's western trip". Arriving at
G o'clock, thorrandldato wan cheered
by a crowd -deho steppe
private cnr.wlllch had c
ed from his
.twiiiiu ji.iu currieu nun
moro than 11,000 miles through all
stats west of tho, Mississippi river,
except Toxns, Arkansas and Louis
iana. Ho wns met nt'tho station by Mrs.
Cox, his son-ln-Jaw nnd daughter,
Mr. and Mrs. I). J. Mutioney and
many personal friend. Tho crowd
Insisted that ho talk' nml fnlloweil
him to his ni-wspaper offloo w(ioro ho
uui.-&.-5ru uipreciaiiuil lor 1110 ym-
eomov Ho spoko only a fuw min
utes, saying tho proprieties of the
Sabbath forbade him talking on sub
jects ho had discussed during his
trip. Ho went to his home at Tralls
end, where he exnects to rest fnr
a couplo of diivs.
Talks With IKnmoelt
Rnrcuto hero from Kansas Cltv.
Mo whero he closed his western
campaign last night, tho govonror
hnd an hour's conference, with
Franklin I). Itoosovelt, wlm, rode
from Terro Halito to Indlananolls
with his chlof. Mr. Iloosovolt then
left to ocntluno his second western
Arovcral cities today. Sunday
crowds mot -Oovernor CiVs train".
and, with politics barred on the Sab-
uatn, no spo. o a row words of greet
ing and appreciation. At St. I,oula,
.no,, Erringltarn, ill., und Itlchtnond,
Indiana, tho candidate held rear
platfurm receptions clad In ids naV
jamas, and swnthod In nn overcoat.
A statement lnauod tonight by
Governor Cox, reviewing hin west
ern campaign, described it as "a
wonderful trip with Just ono rainy
., Leaguo Itcsponso Enthusiastic ..
Regarding the league of nations
issuo, Governor Cox's statement said
thero was "enthusiastic response",
and resentment because, ho aiUl, the
opposition wan withholding uvtdmico
on tho Issues. Thu west under
stands, the governor said, "tho prac
tical opportunities wheh tho lenuue
affords iiverstim," and why agricul
tural prices life railing,
"The west resents-'. Governor Cox
Ldrclarcd. "tho leaguo situation In
wnion senator jnunsoii anil former
President Taft both support Senator
"AhuthTTr thing which dIi.turl.od
thn wesuwas the unwlllngness df thu
soliiitor'a mind to bo ciucstlunedVwlth
rufj&renco to tho overshadowing Is-
su ot mo campaign, the spoctnclo
otli man being Jailed for nresumlnir
to submit an inquiry was scarcely
believable. When tho press dis
patches however, confirmed it, the
pcoplo gained a gllmpsu of n sort
ot RusslanUcd despotism uld auto
cratic deflanco ot the' public Unit
can naturally bo expectod to follow
, reactionary victory at tlio polls."
ASKS HARMONY IN ILLINOIS
ftvvr Cnndlilnto Urge Smull and
tjgiesny vt ct Out of iuc.
CHICACiO, Oct. 3. John Mayn
nrd Harlan, for whom a petition as
n gubernatorial canuidata was filed
yesterday In Springfield, tonight
sfnt a letter to ln Small, and Lieu
tenant aov'ftrnor John o. Oglesby.
ranniiiaies ior tna repuoiican num
liiatlon for governor, nsklng them
to withdraw from tho race in the
Interest or harmony itml Join wlfti
him In solactlng a candidate who
would bo ucceptahlo to all factious
of tlu republican party, promised
hit support to any candidate tho
tltrco men mijnt namo.
IN G. 0. P. RANKS
League Speeches of Irre
THEY'LL AID CAMPAIGN
Johnson and Bprnh to Con
tinue' Actively Supporting
LONG TRIP FOR THIS WEEK
Senator to Visit Knfisas City,
Oklahoma City and Others
In Middle West
MAIHON, )., Oft. 3.-ltepoils of
a break letw.-cii" S'-nator ll.udnig
nnd Ic.idlnx IrrecuiK ll.ibles cer lui.
treaty Issue again wero dnl"d to
night by the nominee, who said ho
had received detailed Information of
public spisxmis by Irrcdmcllublo
senators anil had foimJ In thorn n
lack of h.irmony with his own slews'.
"I njiprovo what Senator Unriili
has said In his public, addresses,
said Scnu'of Hard 'lie. ll' will 0l"
tlniv to nmki) f,pooche for the re
publican tli'lut, and 1 am suro 1
shall approve nlse what ho sas to
tho voters in the futiuo.
"1 havo just reuehed n full steno
graphic report of tho ailJrtss ot Sen.
ator .lohlit-on Hindu at los Angehn
Sep;ombur 25. It dissipates concltu.
Iely any notion that Senator John
sen is' out of harmony with thu plat
form and tho candidate,
"Senator Johi.Hon repeatedly
quoted from tho leaguo of imtloiut
address, which I delivered vn'August
28, erring his tinqiialltieil uppruvnl
to It. 11,1s siieeeh, witli this generous
eiidorscluent of tho parly's platform
and my own Interpretation of It,
bring no surprlso to me. Moro than
that, Itidds to my oonfidvuco that
when wo' havo recorded America
ngaliiBt iho inonaeo whlcli.wu wero
belrg 'let in for,' wo are going to bo
aiiio to have America agree on u tiro
Rmm which shall hold us forover
fieo lUid still lday our part In c
pressing Uio new conclcnco of the
Tamorrow Senator Harding will
motor to l-Temont. Ohio, to speak
at thn unveiling of a Holdlo r me
morial near tho home of President
Rutherford n. Hayes. Original an-
ncuncomcjit of plans for the eclebra.
tiou contemplated the attendance
alsof Oovcnier Cox. but tho Infor
mation at inu-uing heaoriuartiTs tf
nlglit w.u that ho would "not bu ores-
Ono of tho sepntor's longest cam
paign trips, taking him to Dcs
.Moines. Omaha, Kansas City and
Oklahoma City will begin Wednes
day, St. Joseph, Mo, vih added to
tho ltliicrary today. A day mooting
having been arranged thcru for l.'rl.
day, October 8.
C00LJDGE WEDDED 15 YEARS
nnlverf.nry Quietly olwenci'lj Gov
i,ir i v.ninr ninerni Today.
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ijovcrnor Cooltdgc observed his flt
teortlh wfidillng anniversary at his
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"'"i" in.il- iuuujt wiin oifs. uoounge.
TlinrA ... nt. m. 1 . i
-..., v ...in hm wi nun ti'ii'uraiioi
-" " n ' - . . . ....v.iuiiih IIU J.(llirU.'V
CongregntlonnI church tn tho morn-
iiim nun niu'iiiiuiir mo rest or tno day
quietly with hli family.
H- had Intended to return to
Ronton tonight, but will remain hero
uisicRn una go in iMlton tomorrow
to nttend the funeral of former
Benntor W. Mufrny Crane.
Popo Pnilses K. of O.
CHICAGO. Oct. 3. A measure
from Popo Rehedlrt IV, welcoming
thn work tho Knights of Columbus
nro planning for Romn, was made
public today by tho supremo board
Of directors of tho organization, Tho
mossago wns said to bo tho first
ever addressed directly to laymon of.
Spirit Slayer of Two Awny,
WICHITA FALLS. Texas. Oct. ?.
"Dno" Snow, charged with the kill
ing of W. S. Toney and Marvin
Cnple, well known Wichita Falls
business mon while they woro assist-
Ipg county officers In raiding nnjil
lecul gambling houso Inst Thurs
day nt Kemp City In thn oil fields,
near here, was tnken to Fnrt Worth
today for sefa keeping. Snow whs
arrested 30 miles vsouthwest ot
wicnita t'us tins morning,
A lteioliitlnn in Honduras.
SAN SALVAItOIt. RepubWo 'of
,anhTidor, Oct. 3. Advices from
Honduras report h reolutlun-iry
movement is being prepared on the
r'rthern Honduran coist.
Saves 13 More From
Wrecked Gulf Steamer
Ni:V ORL13ANS, Oct. 3. Twelvo
members of the crew of tho steamer
Spoedwell, lost In the recent tropical
hurricane, and one passenger, wer1
n eked un In a lifeboat by tho steam
cr Lake Superior, according to wire
less InformaUon reaching tho Otis
Manufacturing company hwo today.
The Speedwell carried a crew of
19 and fivo paiwcngers from llellio.
All havo been accounted for except
two, as four woro saved by the
steamer Sunoll, nnd flvo woro re
ported to Ixwo died, ivlillo adrift in
a small boat.
Tho Speedwell, 0.04 ton, sailed
from Wilmington. Del.
WILSON SAYS WHO
Cops by Dojzcn
CHICAGO, OrL a. -Chief of
Poil(N thirdly tonight lcnn an
Inrentlgatlon of reports that
donors of I hlcatro pcllcenieii nro
Implicated lu wholtnalo "boot
lefrglng" and nro netmg ns giuinls
In the Illegal transportation of
Thn Inveitlgntlon followed ro
pints that 176,000 worth nt
whiskey, shipped, hero fron
Loulsvllla, Ky was stolen from
the (night j.irds and that each
of fi demon trucks used lu curry
lug the liquor away had n police
uinu on It as guard.
Complaints havo been received
from seoifH nt pern' lis that they
hae been lobtid of liquor ship
ments, the chief raid. As a ie
rult "Mike do Plko" lleltlor nnd
Rilbcrt Perlman, his partner.
, both former saloonkeepers, woro
tim'sieu nnu are neiii under tno
utati) search and seizure law.
Opening Tuesday Looks
Like Real Battle
BOTH CLUBS ON TOES
Scandal Developed by Chica
go Grand Jury to Mako
Series Hardor Fight
NF.W YORK. Oct. 3. Tho world's
norles ot 1H20, the blun ribbon ovent
of baseball; will bo ushered lit l.n
bet'h field, llrookhn. Tuesday.
The contesting tiTiis, Ilrooklyn
and Clevoland.yiiamions respoctlve
Jy ot tho Naffinal nnd American
leagues, nro not haps nroto ovdinj
matched than aro the world's series
'J'ho expooo boforo tho gTarwl Jury
In Chicago of thn crooked deal in
onnection with tho world's rorlos of
last yinr apparently bus had no of
fect on the coming gumes other than
tc rako tho players of both tcam-i
mer determined than oor to make
tho countests ii truo test of tho rela
tive merits ot both clubs
Rcport-s from both eltlei aro thtxt
nppllrntlcns for reserved scats far
outnumbtr Iho supply. With tho un
reserved seats to bo sold on tho days
the gomes nro phij'ed, It will be a
care jf first come, first nerved.
I.cnili'is Kiiflirly llirrertnt.
The hieotlnu of Ilrooklyn und
Cleveland will bring together In the
games two teams dovelopod and
managed ty leaders of entirely llf-
foient schools of baseball. Wilbur T.
RoWniron, manngor of tho Ilrooklyn
team. Is a svIuato of tho llaltlmoru
Orioles, has kept paco-wltD tho game
that In its day was In a class by It
self. Manager Robinson, howovor,
who has been constantly coutieotcd
with baseball slnoo tho daj-s ot thu
Orioles, h.i skept paco wi'h tho g.imo
nnd Hon been able to develop hl.'i
tinm In acctirdanco with what h
deetnod tho bewt methods of tho old
school ot baseball, us well as to
what appeared to him i tho best
points of the modern systn.
Tris Speaker manngor of the
Clovelandcm, lu generally regarded
as ono ot tho greatest outfielders
laseUill hnii over known. Ho Is at
I resent tlio only . playing manager
ir. any nmjor leaguo nnd, whatevet
CO.NTIMJKl) ON I'ACIU HIX
DEBS 'LOOKS INTO FUTURE1
Kars Ditching of Candidates' Trains
Forerunner lit Party Ditching.
ATLANTA, Gu Oct. 3.KuKono
V. Debbs, soclnllot candidate for
president, today discussed the candl
dncles ot his republican and demo
cratic opponent", and oomuii'iitlng
on railroad accidents in which thoy
havo figured on recent trips was
quoted as declaring "that ditching
is thn forerunner of the tlmu when
tho working pcoplf will ditch both
tho old parties for all tlme.'Ho pre
dicted that tho socialist party will
hooiiTjo made "tho biggest thing po
litically In America."
G, O. P, Women In .Motor Corp.
NKW YORK, Oct. 3 Organiza
tion of a republlrnn women's na
tional motor corps was announced
ut republican headquarters today.
Miss Mntulo Wetmoro of. Newport,
R. I., Is" chairman. Tho organiza
tion Ik composed of women who of
fered their cars und personal serv
ice during the remainder of the
presidential campaign to transport
spcakors for, parades, and for other
services in 4,000 counties of tho
United States. '
Nuvy Wants .Much oil.
WASHINGTON, Oct. 3. Tenders
for supplying 2,777,fc70 gallons of
lubricating oils for tho use of government-owned
nnd controlled mer-
hunt ships for tho year beginning
Ndvernbor 84, wero invited tonight
by tho shipping board Deliveries
nro ta bo mudo at Atlantic und gulf
LE WORLD AWAITS LE
ROW IS ' SETTLED
Suits Involving Vast Kear-
t.V 1111(1 Oil linlli'mra in
DIVIDE ALL PROPERTY
Agreement to Patch Up Trou
ble Out of Court Is Signed
By Both Factions
BREAKS BIG COMBINATION
Partnership In Which Great
Fortunes Had Been Built
Up Smashed by Discord
Suits involving tho vast realty
and oil land holdings of L. H. V..
Anronson. A. K. .Anronson and tlio
Tubulin Oil company nro to bo with
diawn this morning us a result of
tno signing or nn agreement In
which M. At. Travis, H, R. Travis,
and M. R. Travis, erstwhile asso
ciates of tho Anronson Interests In
the Mld-Cn Petroleum company, for
mally retract all allegations which
tiny have made ngnlnst thn Aaron-,
sons in tno course of i controversy
which bus been waged for several
lly the terms of tho private settle
ment, It Is announced, thn Travises
tc-dgn all claims to Interest In tho
Tubulin Oil company nnd Its hold
lug. L. K. 'A. Anronson, by thn
wlthdiawal of one suit Involving
various vptuabln parcels of real es
tate, will bo left in full and undis
puted ownership of Sunset pnrk
and other properties In which tho
withdrawing plaintiff claimed a
The suits will bo dismissed ,"wlth
prejudice" which means lhoy can
not be reinstated and that what
promised to bo one of thn biggest
nnd most bitterly contested legal
battles in Oklahoma's history is def
initely called off. out of court
there will be a physical division of
nl production ami on properties in
volved Jn the controversy, both de
veloped and uniicveiopeii.
I'nriiiul Agreement Signed.
Formal retraction of 'tho charges
made against L. r;. v.. Anronson null
A. K. Aiir'onson was embodied lu
the following memorandum, drawn
upon October 1 mid signed by the
' Tulsa, Oct. 1. 1920.
Messrs. L. E. ZMaronspn
A. II. AuiAinson s
AVo havo carefully examined
the proposed preliminary agreo
meiit, workid out with tho assist
ance of our mutual friends as n.
basis for tho settlement of all our
business differences. Wo nro sat
isfied wlth tho propsed adjust
ment nnd pleased to b advised
that It li acceptable toyou.
Wo nro convinced now that
theso sultn should bo dismissed
and wo withdraw nny ollogntloriH
prejudicial to you or your good
standing nnd wo am glad to bring
all ouc controviiislcs to nn hou
orablo and Just settlement satis
factory to all parties. Yours rn
specttully. (Signed) M. M. Travis,
S. R. Travis. M. R. Travis.
Operation of tlio Mid-Co Petrol
rum company according to agree
ment, will bn continued by tho
Was Powerful Combination
Tho comblnntlon of tho Aoronson
nnd Travis lnten-nts lortnerly was
considered ono of tho most power
fill of nil the. Independent oil con
cerns operating in tho inldcontlnent
field. U wealth ran high into tho
millions and Its arrengo was Im
mense The various Atironnons
and Tiavlses built up huge fortunes
Out In ono of the most exclusive
south side" resldwneo districts tho
Anroofons nnd Trnvlsrs built a num
ber of mognlflrtent residences, all
Then dlt'ciird entered their bus
iness relntlnhs Several business
rows developed and thn ipaitner
shlp was sn-ushed.. The ellmux
wns renehei' ft n meotlng of tho
board of directors of the Mid-Civ
concern two weeks ngo, wnen inn
nrgumenls grew so heated that a
rri.c.r.ir.nlt fist fight was stnged
and some of Iho Travlses and
Aiirnnfnns arrested for fighting
Representatives of the nrtlioslng
fuiMlom' havo been wnrKlng over
since the fist fight at the Mfd-Co
meeting to bring nb.iut a settlement
out of court. V
A romnlcte divorcement of all
the Anronson nnd Travis Interests
Is to h effected ns soon ns It can
bo worked out.
Veteran Diplomat Dion.
NF.W YORK, Oct. 3.Word was
received hero today of thn death In
Muiito Carlo September 29, of James
Allwood Smith, American consul gen
oral at Culcuttii, India. Mr. Smith
was on his wuy to India after u vn
nation In the United States, The
body will bo brought homo for
burial, It wnB said. Mr. Smith who
wus a coiihln of J .P. Morgan, had
been a member of tho consular scrv-
j ice for 23 years,.
iWhrrl I'liiilt IVnntcl .luurc Ilm
10U-A, cats Wwlo. Ailtt,
Jobs in Cities .
To Be Scarce,
NKW YORK, Oct. 3. -Reporto
mado public here tonight by em
ployment Agencies of both tho
Salvation Army and Knights ot
Colunibus luilUated that Jobs soon
Will bo scarce In cities.
F.qiiiillxutlon of labor supply nnd
demand during the last week was
r ported by tho five employment
offices In this city conducted by
the Snlwitlnn Army. For tho first
tliuo in two yours, ns many men
were round spelling work as thero
wero Jobs available.
A feature ot tho week, a state.
ment by thn nrmy sold, wns a
fHtllng oft lu demand fdr unskilled
William J. McOlnlcy, supremo
secretary nf the Knights of Colum
bus, after threo hmnths' survey of
Knights of Columbus employment
bureaus, warned young men from
agricultural districts to keep away
from tho cities.
"Mon aro flocking to Now York,
Chicago, Ronton and other largo
cities looking for employment, said
Scoretnry McOlnloy, production
has had a decided drop In mnny
big Industries nnd tho supply of
help, esporlally of tho semiskilled
kind, greatly exceeds tho demand."
More Than 500 Expected
On Special Train to
WOMEN URGED TO GO
Trip Will Bo Interesting
With Band to Make
All"hboari1 tho Harding Bpeclal to
At a mooting held Saturday plans
wero mndo by K. Roger Kemp, pres
ident or tho naming nnu uoniuigo
olub, 12. O. Lingo, chairman ot the
Tulsa county republican conirni
commlttoo, Dr. S. c. Konneuy, .11.
II. Fleshor. Mayor t. it. J.vnus nnu
others to havo 11 special train to Ok
lahoma city next Saturday ho -iui-
miiH who wish may hear Senator
uurron u, jiiiruing, ri'i'iii'iiwiiu ruu
dldatn for president, who Is making
ii whirlwind campaign lour ot tno
TIiobo in chargo or arrangnmenw
belluvu ut least (00 Tulsa ns will bo
passenger on tho special train. Un
der present plans It will leavo Tul
mi about 10 o'rlnek Saturday .morn
ing and leavo Oklahoma City on thn
roturn abiifn 11 1o 12 o'clock Sat
urday nlcfit. depending upon tlio
length' uf lliinllnu'rt speech und vlaj
It ut tho capital.
"Wo would llko to tako a thous
and Tutsans on, thin train," Mr,
Kemp declared Saturday evening.
'Other cities of tho statn will bo
well represented and wo want Tul
sa to furnulsh tho largest delega
tion of all. Tho trip will not bo
tlresnnin or crowded, as plenty of
spaco will bo provldod to enro for
thn crowd. Women of Tulsa and
Tulsa county will flnl this trip
pleasant una cnllglKoning. and I
hopu they will consider thoiuuclvcs
part ot tho 'bunch.'
Thero will bo badges nnd ban
ners for identification nnd display,
and plenty of hand mui'io tn help
uinKu a lively trip. Aliovo all, Tul
sa must send a largo delegation."
It Is planned to securo a local
brass hand to tako nn tho trip, and
to appeur in tno parade with tho
Tickets nro to bo on giilo at Hurtl
ing und Coolldgn licndqunrtnrH. first
floor of thu Ksnnedy building at
J'ourth and Clnclririal . beulnn Inir
Monday morning. Ily purchasing
tickets In advance thoso who mako
tlio trill will not bu Inconvenienced
by a long wait at a ticket wlndqw a
iow 111 111 u ics neioro tno train is ready
ots In advarico thoso who mako tho
trip win not bo Inconvenienced bv a
long wnlt at 11 ticket window ft few
(nlnutcs boforo tho train Is readv tu
Actlvo arrangements for thn tm
clal train aro In chargo ot Mr.
.Mni'SwIney's Comlllloii finmo,
LONDON. Oct H.-.Th., .,.n,ntif
ot Terence MaeSwIiiey, lord mnyoi
of Cork, tonight wns tho samo as 1
wns yesterday, according to the bill
imiii minion py mo jrwii seir-iJutcr
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firnln of KtballM .rm cimpiltn IUi hncfi
mi fur norlrti, lljti-1 Tutu, II o'rl.k.
Prili tur ntrini, roiii-nllan lull 1 p. ra.
Tulu dtttrlrt rnnfrwt of II, Y flmnh conn'iiM
la Orrutl MniNrUl ihurrh 3 i m.
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President Makes His First
Campaign Appeal Direct
to the Citizenry
DEFENDS ARTICLE TEN
Brands ns 'Absolutely False'
Chargo That Wo Could
Bo Forced to War
REFERS TO NO CANDIDATES
Kxeculivo Confines Statement
to Discuaaiou of Lengue,
tho .Chief Issuo
tWlAHItlNnrnv. rr.i 1 Tr..ot.
dent Wllsnn In his first campaign
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leOPllV llrueil flirt nMi1iirAi,i,liil nf
llllt'lll IflHllFlir TUHfln .llc.intl. ... . . A
tho. leaguo of nations Issuo at tho
.111 1 11:11 nnu iieoiareii "ono Whom
world will wait for your verdict V
November as It would wnlt for nh
Intimation ot what Its futuro It to
I'ho liresldejit rJinrnolortinil n
'absolutely fajso" assorllons that
nrtlcln 10 ot tho leaguo covenant
woiiiu mngo it posslblo for other
iruans to load tho United States
ntn war, Thero Is nothing In Iho cov
enant, ho raid, "which in thu least
Interferes with or impairs tlm right
or congress to uoclaro war or not
flrclaro war, ucordlng to Its Inde
pendent judgment, aa our constitu
"My fellow countrymen." was tho
president's method of nddrvaslni;
him communication to tho poopiu. It
contained no mention ot president
ial r.nmiiantes y namo, but was con
fined to a brief dofenso ot article
10 nnd a criticism of thofo who ho
declared had "grossly misled" tho
public with regard to tho treaty.
Tho president said that thoso who
hnd spent tholr lives, oa ho hnd, "in
fiimllljirlzlng tlicnisolves with (he
history nnd traditions nnd policies
of the nation must stand amazed at
thn gross Ignorance and Impudent
audacity which has lod thorn to In
vent nn 'Americanism,' which han
no foundation whatever In nny of
the nu(hontli) traditions of the
Tho text of tlio appeal follows:
"My fellow countrymen:
To Issues of tho present cam-
polgn nro of such tremendous Im- ,
norinnco and of such far reaching
significance for tho inflnonco ot thu
country and development of Its fu
turo relations, and I havo necessar
ily had so much to do with tholr
development, that I am suro you will
think it natural and proper that I
khouiil address to you 11 f6w Vforibi
concerning them. Kvoryono. who
sincerely bolloves In government by
the people must roJolca at Uio turn
affairs havo taken In Mb campaign.
This election is to bo a genuine fic
tional referendum. Tho determina
tion of a great policy upon which
thn Influenco nnd authority ot tho
United Stated In tho world must do
pend Is not to bo loft to groups
ufpollllclaiiH of either party! but
OUNT1NUKD ON 1'AllD JflVlJ
5 MILLIONS TO LEGION
1C nf O. Offer That Bum for a
Memorial lu Washington; Rum
Rttlnuco of RlgAVtn.Fuutl.
CHICAGO. Oct. 3. Tho board ot
directors cf tho Knlghta of Colum
bus todtty voted to offor tho Ajnorl
(an Legion H,000,000 for Uio pur
iuu of eroding u memorial build
ing lu Washington
Tlio building, wnion wouui ue in
memory of tlio Americans who died
In the war, would ooutaln un audi
torium seating 20,000. Quortcra firr
tho vetoraim of foreign wars, tho G.
A. R., tho Spanish war votoran.1 iud
similar societies. Ownership of tho
structuro wo.ild bo vested In tho
American Legion and It vwtild bo
governed by a btard of directors. Of
iho fund offered 41,000,000 would b
used as an onJotvjr.ent tor upi'.oop
uf tho bulldlnK.
TT10 m, 000,000 pepreBcnts Uio
balnue.o of thu $10,000,000 collected
by tho Knlgt'tit ot Columbus for war
purpis(H und will not bo taken from
tho fund with which tho organisa
tion plonu to continue in national
A oommltteo has arrnnrofl tOTncct
Colonel Galbraltlt, heud of tho legion,
In New York within a row days to
mnko tho proposition to him, but ho
Iihh not yet been intormod ot Uio
Farmer & Daran
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