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VOL. XV. NO. 69
Girl Called on Hamon
Day After Shooting,
But Prosecutor Doesn't Think
Suit Furnished by Ketch
' Is the One Wanted.
SHIRT, UNDERWEAR BURNED
Destroyed to Keep Mrs.
Hamon From Seeing Them,
Explanation of Manager.'
.UiD.MOItl-:, Dec. 6. Two dovcl
epmcais marked todny' Invostlga
tlon of i'ic eleath hero .Novcnilior 2,
otJake. 1.. llainun, itussr 11 I), llruwn,
icjn'y attorney, announced tonight.
A tul of i lo tli en was obtained from
tne pru-j'c omen or ine tle.-ul re-,
push .111 committeeman and million
Hire j : nml railroad imtn, In ro
rjinse 1 1 the demand ot (tic prose
t jt r for the clothing, ami 1 Jr.
V'a.ler llnrely, director o( the prl
mc lurltnrluni whero Mr. Hamon
iki and who treated him after ho
an shot confirmed tho report thnt
CUra Smith Hamon, churned with
the Miuntl-ig, vlhllcd .Mr. lliunon at
Mr Hi own described thn milt of
rlo'hes dullvered to him by l-'rank
l Kei' h, formerly buslnees man
amr for Hamon, and now adminis
trator cf the estate, as "a"' suit, mid
as-er'nl ih.it ho did not believe that
llr llatnon vvoro the plum colored
t'tgr Hie evening ho wa shot
through the body.
Did .Veil Oct Pistol.
Tho county attorney did not ob
tain the pistol with which tho poll-Uciari-olt
man was said to have been
Mr. Ketch, according to tho re
port of Sheriff Huok (larrett, who
went after thu articles, opened tho
u4i'!- ami pouueu ic a small can
ter automatic and designated It, not
as thu weapon, but a personal flro
mm and said that ho did not know
wheru tho death weapon wan.
Dr. Hardy told Mr. Uruwn, tho
Utter (.aid, that Miss Smith cilme to
the hospital tho evening after Mr.
Hamon wan shtit at tho downtown
hotel wheru Mr. Hamon and Ml
Smith had their homo. Dr. J lardy
was quitted us saying that further
than the fact Miss Hmlth visited Mr.
ilumcin, hu could say nut little. Ho
did not know the nature of tho con
motion between tho two, or
whether tho nurses were bent from
In remarking on u dispatch from
Oklahoma City to tho effect that
and In his Investigation ot the
death and direction of tho pursuit
of .Mlns Smith last heard from at
Clw-u, Texas, could bo ubtalncd only
through an appeal to tho governor.
Mr ltrcmn said that ho would con
tinue alone "for tho present at
Hid .ot Cot ".Ml Clothing."
In his demand for tho clothing
worn by Mr. Hamon when ho was
'hot, Mr llrown specified "all
Today the prosecutor's emissary,
Sheriff Oarrett, said ho was told
J' Mr. Ketch that tho underwear
M rhlrt Mr. Hamon woro wore
Wnc-J, ho believed, to keep Mrs.
eimon from seeing thorn.
Air. Hamon was shot through tho
body, according to tho signed re
port of jvu Ardmoro physicians and
"is rst submitted In response to
tho prosecutor's demand did not
have a nolo through It.
Mr. Ketch said, according" to
Sheriff darrctt'a report to Mr.
I'rovvn, that Mr. Hamon had his
't unbuttoned at tho tlm0 ho was
Mrs. Hamon nnd her children,
JuKe U Jr., and Ollvo Hello tonight
tro on their way to Kastland,
Ta. with Mr. Kotoh. Mrs.
Hanum recently haa been very
njr li worried over tho publicity
Cl n developments following the
- i rf 10r husband, und friends
"., H i . r to tukn a trip.
1 1 amy llamnn, pronounced by
many Hay man," corret'tly Is pro
"f r U "Ham-un," tho first
'' an being pronounced as the
Pork produce and slightly stressed,
O'M' V SMITH MAIM! WILL;
".s iti;ioini:i mis-sim;.
KNSAS CITV, Dec, 6. Miss
- a a Hmlth, sought In connection
J"") 'no fataJ Hhootlng of Jnko I..
"' -n of Ardmdio, Okla., had a
f l'.wn for her hero on May 21,
1J U days before a decree was
W'tcd tit Weatiherford, Texas,
Kf n r.g a dlvorco from her to
j ar ! Hamon, nenhew of Jnko
Ha 'nnn, according to a statement
' "TINUKU ON' PAUI-l liKHlK.N
Today's World dec not contain j
Miiiii; news as yrMt-riia) s.
J Aery line has Ih-cii re-vvrlttc-ii,
't"l mlvertlslng Is IIUo gocnl
Si'"N In this respect,
ads uiulrr Christmas (ilft
"SKcMmns, i-HSS 0.Ai nmiikn
'ieu My ,M.Uh tlicy cimugc every
,M Mhen jou wo Mime at
"actlo gift aclcrtlliig, don't
l'"i ort going to tlto Ktciro right
T,j'! artlrlos mlrcrtrhccl mulor
J-hrNiiiias nirt Snggcktlnrw rep
"iit tho lict cifrim. They ure
"iipiHci i,,, quickly by eager
iiier 0 nt.t quicuiy ,t.n
rend ClitsH 8 LA In today's
fly Tho AuorUlrd Pren.
AUDMOUi:, Dee. 6.- -Invrstlga.
Hon of tho death of Jnko U
Hamon, rcimbllcan national com
mitteeman from Ukbihoiila, sud
denly took a new turn tonight
when It beenmo Known thai a pe
tition for a grand Jury lventlgn
tlon was being circulated In Ard
moro and Hudson It. llrown
county attorney, said that tho
matter had been discussed with
him and that he would bu "very
glad tci assist should tho petition
be filed with tho dNtrlet Judge."
Tho Oklahoma state rode pro
vides that tho district may call a
grand Jury se.swlon for Investiga
tion when a petition bearing thn
signature of 15 citizen Is placed
In tho hnmls of tho bcliohr- Mr.
llrown nnlii. It Is hot obligatory
that the Judgn call tho grand Jury
session, however, he said, but lie
may do so under the law uflcr ho
has peisonalli looked into the
Mr. Broun Into tonight said he
"frankly admitted today has
brought no development In the
Koarch for Miss .Smith," but that
he remained optimistic
FOR MRS. HAMON
Fails to Secure Harreld's
Help in Plan to Put
Widow on Job.
TRIES TO SEE HARCHNG
Boom for Woman Is Recog
nized as Serious Move
Backed by Much Money.
Special to The World.
WASHI.VOTO.V. Dec. 6 The ar
rival hero today of Alva II. McDon
ald to aid In promoting, tho deal to
havo Mrs. Jako Hamon named as
the now republican national commit
teeman from Oklahoma was the first
development along that lino hero.
McDonald left Oklahoma tho day
before Hamon was shot nnd was In
New York when he died, ami stated
on his arrival heru that he was mere
ly on his way home.
Ho called on Senator-elect Ilarrold
and solicited his support for Mrs.
Hamon. Tho senator very emphat
ically declined to glvo It.
McDonald put In tho day trying
to arrange a meeting with Senator
Harding through Harry Daughorty
to Induce him if possible to Indicate
a dcslro to seo Mrs. Hainan selected.
At a late hour tonight tho result
of his efforts were, still In doubt,
but In view of the widespread public
ity given tho Hamon n(falr any state
ment or personal desires purporting
to eminato from tho piosldonl-olect
can be accepted with considerable
Tight on .llin Harris.
Telegrams received from Okla
homa Indicate that tho Hamon fol
lowing are directing their flro chiefly
against Jim Harris for committee
man rather than against Harreld
whoso selection cannot he placed on
tho grounds of him being a candi
date, but rather us tho compromlso
choice between nil factions, and
against which no logical argument
can bo brought except by thoso who
havo a purely selfish or factional
Interest to sorvo. For no matter
who Is commlttpr-mnn during tho
next nix years for Oklahoma, Har
reld's own position Is such that his
volco In tho really vital affairs will
Heal Campaign for Widow.
Thcro Is no longer any doubt, how
ever, that h campaign of formidable
proportions, backed by ample fund
from somo ourcc. Is under full
swing and that every string familiar
to seasoned political manipulators
Is being pulled to put Mrs. Hamon
over. 'Already at least two nnd
possibly three Oklahoma politicians
nro claiming that In the event of her
selection they will bo the power be
hind Him throne, and If thoy enn keep
from fulling out among themselves
It Is not unlikely that I his will bo
Left to Oklahoma politicians
nlnne thprn Is no nonrehenslon that1
they would not bo nblo to amicably
agree, among themselves as to who
should bn tho committeeman, hut
theso outside Influences so Insidious
ly nt work and for such unknown
purposes may bring on complications
that will bo harmful In a very far
Confers Willi Knnchrrty.
Ixitn tonight McDonald hunted tip
newspaper men representing Okla
homa newspapers to r1v them an
Item to send to Oklahoma, saying
that ho nnd been in coherence with
Harry M- Daughorty, Henntnr Hard
ing's pro-convention manager 'Mc
donald asked that ho ho quoted In
Oklahoma newspapers oh saying
that ho predicted thu selection of
Mrs- Hamon, following his tjilk with
McDonald nlso predicted that tho
majority of tho state committeeman
In Oklahoma aro now ready to voto
for Mrs. Hamon. He seemed nnxldiis
that tho Impression bo created In
Oklahoma that Mr. Harding him
seir,' Is ror Mrs, Hamon.
Building Trust Under
Probe in Chicago, Too
CHICAOO, Dec. fi. Investigation
or an alleged building trust in Chi
cago has been In prngres for more
than two weeks by a federal grand
lury, It bocamo known tonight. The
Jury was wtld .by federal offlclnls
to have received Information tend
ing to show thnt building prices
wera rorced up deliberately by a
combination of manufacturers and
.SENATE IN MOVE
TO AID FARMERS
Committee Draws Resolu
tion to Kevive War
DEEM PASSAGE SURE
Similar Movement Launched
in House to Override Veto
PICTURE FARMERS' DISTRESS
".Unprecedented and Un
paralleled Situation, Say
WA.SHI.VOTON, I),0. j, Itevlviil
of thn war finance corporation and
aellon liy t, federal reserve board
purmittiiig extension be hanks of
"liberal" credits t tnrmeis would'
bu directed in a Joint resolution
drafted late loday by the senate ag
ricultural committee. Tho resolu
tion will bo reported to the senate
tomorrow by Senator annum of
North Dakota, tho agricultural com
mlttce chairman, who will ask for
Im mediate consideration.
Members of tho committee draft
ing the it-solution expressed confi
dence that enough votes were ns
sured to bring about ito prompt
passage, but members of the Ilnanco
committee Indicated that they ytzaUi
ask that It first bo r-f. ired to them
for conriS.-iatlon inasmuch as tho
war finance corporation was created
under u bill drawn by their commit
tee. Mmo In IIoiim; Too.
lU'htoration of the -var finance
corporation to rurnlsn financial aid
to farmers also would bo decided In
a concurrent resolution presented to
day In tho houso by Hopresentatlvu
Uyrnt-s .democrat of South Carollun.
Tho senate) agricultural commit
teo decided to report Its resolution
as a committee meusure, hoping
thereby to s.ivo tlmn with unani
mous consent. Uncle the senato
rules thu resolution could bu read
twice In onu day and placed on the
calendar for pas.-mge. Senator Nor-
lis of Nebraska, member ot tlto
agriculture committee, first pro-
poseu a concurrent resolution which
does not require approval by the
president, but other members ob
jected on tho ground that such
resolution would not bo strong
enough, Willi ( not anticipating thn
action of tho president, democratic
senators made clear their Intention
of voting to ovenlde a veto, If
I 'iirni Distress Pictured.
Tho senato committee's resolu
tion declared that "unprecedented
and unparalleled distress" ' exists
among the farmeis because of their
Inability to market their products
at prices equalling the cost of pro
duction and that tho people ot
Kuropo nro In "dlro need" of theso
products but unable to pnrchaMi be
cause of existing flnaclal conditions.
The resolution further lecites that
banks havo been unable to extend
credit to farmers so they may hold
their products until "they can bo
sold In a fair and reasonable, mur
kot." HI-JACKER SCARED OFF
Rut rrostwrtlvo Ite-euer or Mun
Held nl Cun's Point l.s l'lrt to
Hun at Shout for Help.
When A. McUllary, "12 l-'irist
National bank building, was com
manded to "stick 'em up" by ahhort,
dark complexloncd hl-Jacker at
Third and Klgln, about 8 o'clock
last night, ho refused and remained
with his hands in his pockets. "Stick
'em up," growled tho highwayman
.is hu exhibited a gun, "stick cm up
or til bore a hole through you."
Instead of reaching skyward Ma
Ollary let our a hearty whoop for
help, Just us an unidentified man
enmo down the steps or tho Klgln
hotel, not lar from where the at.
tempted holdup was taking place.
I tn t thu stranger. Instead ot lending
aid to Mctilhiry. started running,
and In the opposllc direi tlon went
tho stlcktlp nrtlht, who disappeared
around a coiner and started towards
S. pond street. M-Hilary 'old thu
police that hu could Identify his us
sallant. FIRE IN K. C. STAR PLANT
Sovcral Tliou-anil Dollars Damage
Done by lllae
KANSAS ITI V. Htt . I, -rire orlg
Inntlug between the idling of the
stereotyping room nnd the roof over
that section of the Kansas City Star
building tonight resulted in damage
aggregating several thousand dol
lars before firemen got tho flames
Oasses accumulating from a leak
In tho ventilator leading from the
largo typo metal melting vats ami
Igniting are believed by firemen to
havo caused thu flro.
TUl.K. Vf. I - Maximum f7. mini
mum 11; north 1E'1, cloudy. I'reclidt.
OKLAHOMA- Tutmlajr prolubly fair,
enoler In noulhwcuUrn fiortlom. WMnM
day part rlointy. warmer In weat portion.
AllKANSAH: Turn-lay cloudy, probably
rain, oniflv hat cublcri Wtdnearlay prob
TODAY'S I.OCAI, HVIINTH,
Tul. AdverllalnK club, llutrl Tulia,
Annual mrctlnr, Tulaa ill.lrll reward,
of Huutlinrn MelhodlHt church, Iloaton Ave.
nun M, I.', church, It a in
Klflh annual convention Tulaa rtlatrlel
Wiiman'a Hum Sllanlonary of Mrthodlnl
Mpltcopal church, in t'lrat UelhoJial
church, : v. ul
TULSA, OKLAHOMA, TUESDAY, DECEMBER 7, 1920.
CROWDS FILL GALLERIES
Clara Smith Is Found
By Newspaper Man
Report to Ardmore
ARDMORli, Tuesday, Dec. 7. Russell Hiwn county
attorney of Carter county, early today announced that he
had received information that Penny M. Ross, a San An
tonio, Texas, newspaper man had seen Clara Harton Smith,
wanted here in connection with the death by shooting of
.lake L. Hamon, andNaid he ha dtclegrnphed the police chief
at San Antonio to investigate anil if necessary hold Iloss as
a material witness.
In the information given Mr. llrown, he stated, it was
said Ross asserted that he had aided the woman in fixing
a broken down car and then being an acquaintance! of 10
years, obtained a confession from her.
He is understood, Mr. Brown said to have' said that ho
knew the present whereabouts of the fleeing woman.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas, Tuesday, Dec. 7. 1'. M. Ross,
correspondent of a news association, early this morning said
that he knew where Clara I'arton Smith, wanted at Ardmore,
Okla., in connection with the death of Jake L. Hamon, may
be found, but that he will not disclose the information with
out a guarantee from County Attorney Russell R. Rrown of
Ardmore that the woman will be given a trial before a jury
of 12 women. Ross said the woman is not in San Antonio.
Christmas, Season for Kids,
Overlaps in Reminiscences
For Youngsters Grown Up
Them was thn days!
Tho Mimu days, the same period
of tho year, tho hiiiio unfailing in
dications alt that stutl doesn't
mean near so much to a lot of
you now becauuv: you say you'vo
outgrown It. Maybe you Just look
kindly at tho preparations and
grin In reminiscence, maybe you
growl nnd Just scoff at thu silly
m-ntlmeutallty anil maybe you
wlncu nt thu recollection of somo
old sorrow that Christmas calls
llflt you're bound to bu human
and can't dodge the rcsponslblllty
of Home interest in tho coming of
Christmas for ChrlstmiiH, to tho
(lOd-fcuiiug nations of the i-nith,
Is more or less a seml-iellglous
conwlcnce, And then t hole's tho
kids; mop ami riguro and luckou
up JiiHl about what a Christmas
means to a kid. Chrlstmaa Is ror
kids, mostly, but It wasn't meant
that there shouldn't bo any
grown-up kldH nt Chilstmas or
that grown-ups should forget thu
basic senso of tho custom.
Just take a look mound Mr.
IliiHlncHs Man, Mr. Salaried Man.
Mr. Laboring Man, slzo Up your
situation and then look back at
tho days when you were a kid. It
you had a squaro deal, If you had
u full- chance if you had tho kind
of u homo In any senso of tho
won! that Amcilcnu parents liko
ti provide! oven if your cjhrlstniart
wasn't exactly satisfactory on all
those occasions, you would probab
ly malco extensive aacrlflces to bo
a kid again Just to enjoy "them
Maybe you knew all along you
wouldn't get oven part of what you
wauled ror Chlislmas. Hut It was
Christmas and lr you gut anything
you wero more than likely proud.
Perhaps you still have that hand
kerchief your wire gave you bu
roru you wert married, op the
first Chrlsimus of your acqualn
Lince. .Maybe she Hill has ihe onu
In accordance with our ustinl custom nt this lime of tho year wn
are again making a special Christmas Hnrgalii Offer to our mtuiy
frlen's and subscribers In Oklahoma, whereby they may savo
money on their subscription to Oklahoma's, rin-atest Newspaper.
On account of tho Incrcaso In print paper nnd nlhor commodities
going to mako up a metropolitan newspaper, the pilm after Jan. 1
will bo Increased to Jli.OO per year. Theiefnre, subscribe today and
savo money. This ofrer Is good for old subscribers as well us now.
Cut out this coupon and mall today.
Kor mnll subscribers In Oklahoma only,
delivery In Tulsa.
TULSA DAII.V WOltl.D-
I wish to tako advantage of your annual Christmas liar gain
Offer Cheeked below. 1 enclose remittance to cover.
Qn fit Dally and Sunday Wo
tpU.lO Prlio SIUM1, after Jan,
QJCr Of? Dully Only, World, one jenr. Itegular Prleo
tPDtautJ $7,(1(1, after .Inn. LI, I ratu 91,75,
CfO OK Sunday Only,
You Save $2.75 nnsSy
Postnfflc , ...
THIS OI-M-'KIt HXPIHKS DKC 21, 1920,
you gavo her. Such treasures
havo no monetary value- They
merely sal-nalu your thoughts
with memories of cherished days
that are gunc.
Thl Isn't meant to bu a sob
steiiy. It's Just meant to bu u re
minder of what Christmas once
meant rt-gardlesa of what It
means now a reminder or a
principle, or humanity that make.-t
Tor leas strikes, less wars and less
strir'j. A reminder or tho fact
that there's lots or rolks In Tulsa
that won't enjoy Christmas tin
lesnpyou como through.
Come on", Tulsa, kick In. Ix-t's
rill up those empty stockings.
Mall your check to The World
today. Do It right now, whllo It's
on your mind,
Tho Kmpiy Stocking I'lind.
As previously reported .... ll'iv, 00
Margarot and Martin
Naylor ., 2 00
O. Schneider 2.00
S. M Homing 1.00
W. II. Hand R.oo
J. C. Itnyxon 1.00
P. II. Hull Kuril. Co 10.00
Itena Maynanl Kurd 1.00
Mra, lb-Mslo Shaffer fi.Od
II. C. 'elgler 2.00
Mrs. H. O. Zelgler 1.00
Margan-t (looderiiuin .... H 00
C. .. Vewser 1.00
H. MlHor I.br. Co 10.00
Total to datn 1183.00
Need 315 Millions to
Run New York a Year
NBW VOltlv, Deo. 0. It takes
Just $34S,571, 39.77 to run the city
of Greater Now York during tho
coming fiscal ear. This umnunt,
exceeding two-thlrds of tho total
appropriated by congress for the
entire nation In ISlfi, was asked of
tho board of aldermen today by thu
ltte on finance nrenarlng tho
1 1!21 budget.
Not good ror carrier
World, one jrar. Iteguhir
1m. I snvo 2.7,'i,
World, one jenr. Itegular Prlco
1st. I save 7. c(s..
WILSON WILL NOT
His Message to lie Read
to Senate and House
MEETS A COMMITTEE
Fails to Shake Hands With
Lodge and Others In Blue
USES 'THIRD LEG' WALKING
President's Voice "Hollow and
Low," Says One Visitor;
Iljr The Anni-iatd l'rvaa.
WASHINGTON. Dec. :. Unless
Piesldiint Wilson changes his plans
at tho last moment, hu will not n-l-
Ircss congress purronnlly tomorrow,
but will send a iiicsigu III written
form. It will bn read to house and
senate sitting In separate session, as
vsns done with thu president's mea.
sage last December and as was the
custom until Mr, Wilson begnu thu
habit of nddrrsilng congress per
Thu president did not nuiKu
known his Intention to a Joint com-
mitten of the senate nnd hoiisa
which railed today at the whllo
houso to formally notify him Hint
congress wns In M-sslon, hilt mem
bers of tho delegation left with tho
Impression thai he would not np-
pear before rnngrep In person, i n
nrt sldent's statement to the commit
tee was Hint he would "communicate
with" congiess timioirow
lMce, to I'uce Willi Lodge.
Mr. Wilson received his von
eremduiinl vlsltois In thu blue loom.
Senator Uidgu of MoBs.iohiiseltH, thn
republican leader In thu senate, was
th.. uiinlii-Hinnii. and he and tho
president thus mot fnen to faro for
the first time slnco thn league of
lliitlons covenant and tho pearo
. ... .lfA...,.l l. Mil. antlHle
ireuy no-i ,,.
under Senator Lidgo'n leadership,
The president did lint shako hands
with his vbdlors. They were ushered
Into the blue room bv whllo houso
allemliitils nnd then Mr. Wilson ap
pealed from an nd'olnlng room, Ho
used n cane. On entering thu door,
he smiled and, pointing to his cane,
lias lo U-e "Thlnl L g.
"You see, gentlemen, I cannot yet
dlapenso with my third leg,"
The committee was at tho white
Tbilisi- only a few minutes and thn
prisldent remained stnudlng during
the Interview. Some of thu vlsllors
raid that In milking his lett leg evi
denced his affliction and that ho
kept Ills left hand up across his
Ilesldes Mr. Lnlge, the white
house cnllers wc-ru Senator Under
wood of Alabama, tint democratic
sennto leader, and Itepresdntntlvo
Motulell, tho lopiibllcan houso
b-'ader, Chairman l-'ordney ot tho
houso wayit nnd means com mitten
and former Speaker Champ Clark.
Some of them nald thn president still
gave visible evidence of his long Ill
ness, but that considering the char
acter and duration of his HlcknesM,
hn appeared In unusually good con
dition. coriH on Volco Dirfer.
He was described as having put on
much weight, There was a differ-eni-u
of opinion ns to the presi
dent's voice. One of the rallers de
scribed It as "hollow and low," and
said thnt It was with difficulty that
ho heard what the president had to
ny, while others sild that whllo not
as robust as befoie his Illness, Mr.
Wllron'n voice was good and that thu
executive spoke clearly wl'h only n
slight difficulty In enunciation.
Washington haH been allvo tho
hkIch with nosltlve In
formation that tho president would
personally go before congress to
I morrow, tnklng the oppoi tunlty lo
I appear In public for the flrat time
since- he icturned "a very sb-k mun"
from bin league of nation's npenking
'trip In September, 1913.
I Some of the (.resident's friends
weio strongly of the view that ho
would do well to tnko the eippor
tunltv to mako his last annual iiii
liiiiinbatlnn to rclngies.s thn oc. anion
1 r... ,. iii-.iinniln aiiiieiiralii'e In poison.
reve'sllng his notual phyysleal nnd
mental condition to congress und
ilio countt y. nfter H months of
..nrllnl ,,lllIOII lllirlllg WllU'll lid
! has been s-em by few
Oilier Counsel PmiilN.
President Wilson. It was said, wns
leomewhat In, l.ned to tako tho op-
' .. ...... I., ..n...,.n l...t
poriuniiy m uppom m i"'i-ni, uu
other counsel prevailed. It was
, urged upon the pioalilont that no
r-al oenislon e x.su-d for making a
personal Journey to thn enpltol and
i thai he- ought not to possibly en
danger his progress towanl health
ov thn fatlguu and strain that suth
uni nppeaiall'o would entail.
1 -l-lif.r. Im ti.alittit. Ir tir.iuntit tlm
1 nresblutit from changing his mind
! before noon tomorrow, but the
i probability Is hr; will not go, Ills
I message has burn completed and hn
lis re-ady for transmission by ines
, aeugor There haH been no Informa
tion us to lis contents, but thole
hive been various reports that In
It the president elisciiHseH taxation,
.the agricultural situation and many
UT.IVI W A, 1...,,, ....
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OF CONGRESS SESSION
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Danger by Rain
SVNTA ltoSA. Dec, f, A meet
Ing of thn county Jury has been
called for to-iioirnw to consider
llin voting of line bills charging
murder ngnliisl (it-orgu lloyd,
iill.is (leoige ilnrron, and Tereinn
lilts, and Utilities Volnnto, ns n
result of the shooting nnd killing
Here- yeste-tday of Sheilff .lames
A. Petrny of Sonoma county, and
Dcie-cilvcit .Mlb'n M. Jackson and
Lister II, Doiiiiiiii on the Salt
l-'ramisco police ilepnrlinenl.
Late today lloyd was still on no
ambulance eot In a county Jill
cell, sellously u minded by a bullet
from Jackson's gun Tin eats of
mob violence prevents lib, being
Iskeu to a honpltal, in-eonllng In
Sheriff J M. Iloyei-, who was
mimed In i-euieeed I'elray. A
steady lain began fatting this fte-r-lioon
and nhlod In ii'i-litlug a
lepellllon of last night's scene In
which n crowd or rour or Hvo
thousand people mi uiiin.led tho
Jail ami attempts were made to
storm thn cells of the prisoners,
lloyd, who rnnfcHHod lo firing thu
shots which killed all three of
fleeiH, mi, en Id lo be Improving.
Thu iIIhIiIoI alloiliey said (hat as
the-ie Is cWdc-nco that thu gun
used by lloyd belonged lo l-'lltn
and thn shells were purehnred by
Volniito, all could be charged wit n
minder. Dorothy Qillulnn of San
Urniiclsco, said to he a companion
or Volatile, was arrested with the
otheiN and la being held nualllng
Bootlegging Charge Up
held After 5-Year Fight
to Supreme Court.
AN OLD BOOZE CHARGE
Case Recalls Days of Indian
Torritory, When Keystone
Trail "Flowed Liquor."
Spneliil to the World,
WASHINGTON, Doo. A. Tho
United Solute supreme court lodiet'
denied the writ or certiorari nsked
by It. I Ammerman, J, O. Amiliei
man, Waller Sharp ami T. U, Sal
mon, who sought to have thu high
court review Ihe evidence by which
the defelldlnilH weic. convicted In till!
western ills' irt e-oi,rt of Oklihoma
of conspiracy to ship whisky Into
the counties of Tulrci, Okmulgee,
Creek, and .Muskogee, Oklahoma, u
portion of Ihn old Indian Territory.
Amiuc-muiliM lined J2,(M(I Uncli,
The two Ammei mans, by the n
riisnl or the Biipiemi- court to Inter
vene, must si-ivn two years In thu
fe-ilrnl prison nnd must each pay if
Hue or U',000 Sharp nml Salmon
must pay fines of flvu humlrejd each
und serve six mouths In thu I.ognil
county J ill at Oulhrle.
Thn men worn Indicted on acharga
of having cousliire-d In Pawnee
county to ship Intoxicating liquor
from Jopllu, Mo across thn lino Into
Keystone, Piiwnuo county, from
whe-ucu It was is-nt to Creek, Ok-mulge-e,
Tulsa and Muskogee coun
ties. The offenses aro alleged to
havo continued from January I,
191 r. to Mai cli 1, 1917. A list of
neai ly a hundred fictitious niiiiie-s
under which tho liquor was reet-lvecl
was contained In thu record pre
sented lo the wipromn court.
liilnc Wns lllg.
II wns urserted that tho biininess
grew im large that largo draris we-ie
constantly going to Jopllu to pay
ror the liquor.
Tho men worn convicted April 2fi,
1919. and given sentences In the)
western district ot Oklahoma and
thin couit's decree) wuit upheld by
the circuit court of appeals of Ilio
In nulling the wilt of reirilflcntlou
the defi-udanlM miido thu plea thai
thu old law rorblddlng the taking of
Intoxicating liquors into the Indian
terillory was suspended by (be let
admitting Oklahoma as a statu and
Hint they weiu leully convicted un
der nil obsolete law. Thu defend
ants also sought to show that M. I
Witte. the ptoHei iillng wllm-m, was
h I. Ammermni.. SIIK South
Wheeling avenue, when notified by
The Wen Id Monday night of the de
cision of the supreme court not to
review the e-nsn wherein ho waH a
r-!jNTl.vt;i;l eN I'AUK PI IT HUN'
!.'( Iilet of I'olbs- Huffers llcla),
J lit I HnlllcN; Condition Is Weak,
.May Not l.lvei Over 21 lloui-s.
Charles Allen, former TuUu
chief or police, who was Injured In
nn inilo accident on tho night of
November 11, was reported to bti
dying ut thu TuLsa hospital hint
night. Allen has been unconscious
nlnto tho night of thu accident, but
attending physicians expressed the
nniiei mat, no wuuiu vvc-niunuy 10
covcr. Ye-Mtcrelay morning thu ex-ehlef
bec.uno suddenly worse und it ves
thought that hu would not live 30
minutes, hut he milled nml .m re
reported to bo resting somevuiut e m
lor but lu a much worru condition
than at any time slii'-o the ac Ide-nt
IIoHpltal altendairs reported last
night that It Is not believed Allen
will live another 21 bout v.
PRICE 5 CENTS.
FLOOD OF BILLS
OFFERED JN HOUSE
Kopenl of War Laws and
.Relief for Farmers,
Awd by Many.
BIG FINANCE PROGRAM
Leaders Plan to Shove Ap
propriations Through Re
A TURN-DOWN FOR WILSON
Important ApvointmcntH to
He Held Up and .lobs Killed
h New Administration.
WAHIIINCTON, Dec. o.Congrfnn
reconvened (odsy with tho customary
brief and routine opening sessions
which weio attended by grsat
crowd and marked by an address
In tho senate by President-elect
Harding as a tinlquo and historic
feature, Senator Harding took his
neat, answered his name when tho
sennto roll was culled and tnado a
brief address front tho roilrum.
other fin tu res of Iho opening of
the I bird and final aetsioti of tho sixty-sixth
congress were receipt of an
nual appropriation estimates, aggre
gating M, !;!, 000, 000, and Introduc
tion In thn houso of an unusual vol
ume of now bills anil resolutions.
Senator held up their bllla until
tomorrow In accordance! with tho
custom or limiting tho first day to
formal oonvei nation.
The principal boalness of today's
session wan to arrange for receipt to
morrow of President Wilson's open
ing niesiMigc. A Joint committed
called upon tho president at thn
white hoiiau and lllg president told
thorn ho would havo "a communlcia
Iloth Sessions llrlef.
Tho senato was in session 25 min
utes and tho houso Just twlco as
long. Now members clocted laat No
vember to fill vncaiicli-H were sworn
hi and adjournment taken Until noon
tomoirow, when both bodies plan,
after receiving the president'!) mea
sage, to proceed to work.
As usual the aonato session pro
ceeded ulih dlgnlric'd calm and thu
houso with boisterous confusion.
UalleiioH of both bodies wcro
Jammed and thounuuds of persona
stood lu thu halls. About thu e-apl-tol
conferences of party It-adori wcro
Thn program tor tomorrow's In
nugurntliin ot actual work called for
dubato In tho collate on thn bill for
federal regulation ot thu meat In
dustry, and for tho launching ot Im
migration restriction legislation In
tho house, Tho house Immigration
committee bill prohibiting Immigra
tion for two i(eura waa reported out
today and tho rule committee to
morrow will consider a rule for Its
ImmeillatQ consldvmtlon, Under
limitation of debate.
Abovo 1150 New Hills.
Morn than 3S0 new bits and reso
lutions werp Introduced in tho houso
today. Thn new measures dealt with
almost every conceivable subject, In
eluding proposals ror ropeul or war
laws, ror appropriations of millions
of dollais for n myriad of purposes,
pensions and many measures for far.
Comiiiltlei-M of both hennln and
house arc to begin work Immediately
'on tho measures left on their calen
dars from preceding sesaloiiM and on
thn new grist. Calls for numeroua
committee meetings this week wero
Issued by chairmen today, but lead
cm raid that tho regular appropria
tion bills would have thn right of
way. They added that It was hoped
to pass alt of tho appropriation bllla
before March 4, but that consider
able ol her legislation would be
"s'liieezed III." It also was said that
there probably would bo a short boll,
dsy ice-ess ahout December 22, over
New Vear's day, and Hint the prin
cipal work of tho session would come
after the holidays.
To lte-vlvo Probes.
Arrangements also wcro mado to
day for resumption ot numerous
cnngii-Hslonal Investigations bus
peniled In part or wholly during thu
Among early committee meetings
called was a session of the senate
loreign relations committee ror next
Wednesday to tnko up a eonven
tlon with Canada dealing with mili
tary deserters, and other unfinished
business, It was Indicated that no
treaties excupt thn Columbian trea'v
now on thn senate calendar would
receive early consideration
Hundreds nt lioinlnaMonH. Inrlud
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