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( WOOD, LOWDEN, LEAVE
f RESULT OF THIRD BALLOT SHOWS GAINS FOR GENERAL AND
I THE GOVENOR. LEADER HAS 287 WITH 497
I NECESSARY FOR CHOICE.
JU , Tho latest bulletins Rive results '
of first three ballots with Wood in
lead and Wood and Iowdcn gaining
i on Johnson.
Tho main figures of the third
ballot are: Wood 301, Lowden 262
1 Johnson 138, Sproul 79 Harding
08 Coolidgo 27, Butler 24, La.
I Necessary for choice 493.
Through its special telegraphic ser
vice, tho Record is following tho Re
publican national convention news,
and finds as wo go to press that n
platform has been adopted, the new
National Committee named and wo
are now watching the first reel of that
I fascinating picture "Tho Battlo of the
Three names have thus far been
presented, those of General Wood,
Governor Lowden and Senator John
, son. Each wns nominated by his na
tive state. Governor Allen of Kansas
V named General Wood, Congressman
Rodenberg of Illinois presented the
name of Governor Lowden and C. S.
I Wheeler of California made tho nom-
I' inating speech for Senator Johnson.
I Each in turn was greeted by loud and
I prolonged demonstrations from tho
I floor of the hall. That the old
I breach between the regular and Pro-
I grcsBives has been forgotten was
( shown by the ovation given Uncle
I Joe Cannon, followed by the unan-
& imous adoption by Btanding vote of
death of Colonel Roosevelt.
The platform adopted contains a
plank covoring the League of Na
tions, but the bulletins do not in
dicate the nature of that plank. A
feature new to national conven
tions was the active participation
of womcn in the work, Mrs.
Itoosevelt Robinson of New York
mnde one of the seconding speeches
for General Wood and Mrs. Lester
Bobbins of Illinois was among those
who seconded tho nomination of Gov
ernor Lowden. There wns strong
opposition to the election of Henry
f ' Lincoln Johnson, colored ns nation
al committeeman from Georgia,
but Chairman Lodge declared John
son elected and refused a roll call.
STAKE PRIMARY WILL MEET
Sundny nftcnoon in the Tabernacle
the East and West Primaries will
hold their annunl conference. An in
tcrcsting program has been outlined,
tho entertainment to be furnished en
tirely by the primary children in
(singing, readings and dramatizations
of some of the past winter's lessons,
illustrating tho work that has been
done by the primary children. A
great deal of credit is duo the in
structors in their work with tho
children and parents should show
their appreciation by good attendance
at tho conference. A hearty invita
tion is also extended the public to
be in attendance.
FOR STAPELY INFANT
Funeral services over tho infant of
i Vol ma Stapley were held Tuesday at
the home of R. M. Warner. A Inrge
1 number of sympathizing friends and
relatives were present. The speakers
were Jos. II. Armstrong and President
Henry W. Lunt. Elder Herbert W.
Webster presided over tho service. The
singing was by tho Tabornacle Choir
jtfcr tho leadership of Otto Fifo. The
) ft 'fwnl offerings were profuse and very
I "beautiful. Interment was made in tho
Tho baby was operated on at Salt
Lake City for telescoping of tho intes
tine, and death followed the operation.
f The child's mother and grandmother
k and Miss Rilla Stapley had moved to
Snlt Lake just a week or two before,
fr Mrs. Stapley having a position at tho
L. D. S. Hospital. Tho remains ar-
I rived hero Tuesday.
i H. II. Pinnoch, with his wife and
K son and dnughter of Salt Lake City
9 arrived hero today on their way
n to California. They are visiting with
S relatives of this place for a few days
m and are tho guests of Mr. and Mrs.
S Bengt Nelson.
WON $10,000 FOR
Those three young men won tho
$10,000 offerod by tho Ropubllcan
National Commltteo in the plat
form suggestion contest limited
to young men undor 25 years of
ngo. Carl Smith Joslyn of Sprlng
flold, Mass., was first winning
16000. Howard B. Wilson of
Philadelphia, was second, getting
$3000. W. P. Smith of Ann Ar
bor, Mich., was third tho award
being $1000. All are college men
and all served in tho war. Their
suggestions will bo written into
tho Republican platform sub
mitted to tho Chicago convention.
SEWING CLUBS ARE NOW
ORGANIZED IN PAROWAN
Information is received hero thru
Mr. A. L. Price, local Juvenile Club
leader that club work is well under
wny nt Parownn. Tho first club to
complete its organization is that lead
by Miss Josephine Mitchell. In a
meeting held last Tuesday in a lnwn
party Miss Mitchell's club started its
season's work with much interest and
demonstrated that hard work would
bo required by other clubs to catch
The members of the club arc: La
Priel Day, Mabel Adams, Lamar Ly
man, LaUra Mitchell, Georgia Parcel!,
Lorna Conncll and Grnce Adams.
This club has arranged for meetings'
every Tuesday evening to discuss the
problems that arise during tho week's
work. Contest and outings' for the'
club are now being nrranged for by
Miss Mitchell. I
Other clubs aro being organized all
through tho county and it will be but I
a few days until reports will come in
from them. All boys and girls in
the county are urged to join these
clubs, and receive tho benefits of tho
The Cedar post of the American
Legion is behind a movement for a1
Friday hnlf holiday for business
houses in Cedar during tho summer,
months. Tho post wants n baseball
team and tho games that go with
such an organization. Unless a
half holiday can be arranged, ,tho
games cannot como oft.'- Saturday
half holidays aro hardly practicable
here, henco the Friday movement.
Already a majority of tho business
houses have signed an agreement to
observe tho proposed holiday and its
general observance is assured.
HEBE COMES THE PARADE
-"-"Y our. pM--jfi,R,L''el1 Mui
FOURTH OF JULY
Strong Committee for .Celebration
Program Next Week.
Tho following committees have
been appointed for the Fourth of
July celebration and something new
and unique in tho way of entertain
ment may be expectd:
General Committee Maescr Dal
ley, Randall Jones, Lottie Kunz,
Mrs. Dewie Thorley,
Finance, Mayor Arch Swnpp, J.
A. Kopp, H. A. Thorley.
Sports, W. K. Granger, Herbert
Milne, J. P. Fuller, Don Findlay
A. L. Watson
Progrum, Mrs. Dewie Thorley,
Wm. R. Palmer, S. S. Ivin.
Bowery, Parley Dalley, Alma
Esplin, Helen Nelson, Mrs Clayton.
Street Decorations, F. B. Wood,
Henry Bergstrom, Pratt Tollestrup,
Mrs. Rose Fuller, Martha Uric.
'Band Committee, II. L. Frisby,
Moroni Perry, Clyde P. Cannon.
Fireworks Committee, Warren
Cox, Wm. Mcrryweather, Don Cop
pin. Dnnce, A. T. Jones, Herbert P.
Hnight, J. C. Root.
OUR UTAH WEEKLY
Items Reflecting the Industrial Pro
gress of State Gathered for
June 7 Of fifty thousand acres of
state lands offered at public auction
in Knnab, Kane county, 1J1.G7C acres
sold for ?11G,000 making an average
of $8.48 per ncre.
Salt Lake Owl Drug Co. is to put
in a new store.
Ogden is to have a new St Mary's
Salt Lake Mine machinery com
pany reports a big business incrense.
Brigham City Box Elder high
school site to be fixed by election.
Pnrk City Road completed in On
tario canyon. Ore from Naildriver
to be hauled.
St. George is to build amphitheatre.
1 Cedar City Improvements of new
I city pnrk arc being made.
i The Inboring men of France hnvo
repudiated their political agitators
according to n news dispatch and
'hnvo returned to work. Tho whole
.world must be beginning to look
' hopeless to our professional agitators.
Tho Rideout Well at Farmington is
'now sending out gas.
Ogden $41,745.40 has been added
to the general fund for streets.
Salt Lake Landing field chosen
here and the erection of a 920,000
BIG M. I. A. RALLY
JUNE 19, AT B. A. C.
Cedar Wards Associations to Act
JVas Hosts to "ihe Members
From Qther Towns.
An event that is being looked for
ward to with a great deal of interest
is the M. I. A. Rally that will bo
held at this place on tho B. A. C.
campus, Saturday, June 19, when tho
following program will be carried out
under the direction of tho local Mu
tual Improvement Associations:
Picnic and gnmes from 7 to 9 o'
clock, p. m.
Camp Fire Meeting.
Address Dr. Macfarlane.
Demonstration Dancing Lucille
Stunts by Boy Scouts.
Folk Dancing nnd Singing Bee
Prognostication. Wm. It. Palmer.
Readings Mrs. J. U. Webster and
Mrs. Mary Billingslcy.
The Cednr Wards will be expected
to furnish the lunch for themselves
and visitors and all members of every
ward in the stake aro urged to bo
The next rally will be held in Par
owan when a similar program or nn
outing will be planned.
SPECIAL WIRE SERVICE
The Record Bulletin Bonrd is tho
center of interest, the specials from
the convention floor being a big at
traction to tho voters. We invite the
public to phono uh for information.
hnngar is to begin at once.
American Fork Mutual Creamery
company is to erect a $150,000 fac
tory. Total loss to the government in
operating tho nntiou's reilronds dur
ing federal control wns $000,478,750
according to report of Swngcr Shcr
ley, director of finance.
Green Rivei 2,700 head of sheep
sold at $14 a head.
Green Rivei' 1800 hend of cattle
shipped from here in one week.
Park City Mines to build a new
Brigham New Englnnd mino to
resume new operations.
Tho number of freight enrs tied up
in traffic or congested in sidings has
been reduced from tho pnek of 280,000
on April 15 to approximately 190,000.
Salt Lake Bids for street paving
rejected account exceeding estimates
of state road commissioner.
Ogden More thnn 100,000 head of
California lambs, being shipped to
Enstcrn Markets, wero fed and water
ed at tho Union Stock Yards during
SHE LEADS CALL ON
, T . . MM
Mrs. Maudo Wood Park of Boa
ton, chalnrin of tho National
Loaguo of Tomon Voters, is now
In Chicago beading a delegation
with a request to tho Republicans
that tho Irauos vital to women be
writton into tho party platform.
Tho commlttoo will thon hold
meetings at points acrosa the cpn
tlnont aB thoy go to call on the
Domocrats at San Frqdsco, June
DIXIE FOREST RANGE
IN EXCELLENT CONDITION
Forest Supervisor Maco and C. B.
Artenson of the District office in Og
den hnvo just completed nn inspec
tion trip of the two divisions of tho
forest, range conditions taking their
special attention. On the Dixie sldo
they found more forage and cnttlo in
better condition thnn Mr. Mnco has
seen on that range in tho four yenrs
of his administration. On the other
side tho Kcnson is much later, but tho
feed hsa started fino nnd prospects
aro tho best, Tho supervisor is ex
pecting District Forester L. F.
Kneipp of Ogden nnd E. S. Shipp, of,
ficial photographer for the service.
Mr. Kneipp is mnking a general in
spection trip and Mr. Shipp, who is
from tho Washington officcVwiahcs to
gather a collection of interesting
pictures from tho different forests.
The party will go as far south as the
LEAGUE OF NATIONS "
VERSUS JE ME
Gov. Frank 0. Lowden Discusses
Their Relative Value in Pre
serving World Peace.
(By Gov. Frank O. Lowden.)
When the wur was over the
wholo world was in u stnto of sus
penso ns to what might happen
afterwnrd. During those strenuous
month's struggle when, the flower
of our young manhood was offering
itself upon tho battlefields of
Europe, tho whole world hoped that
in homo way out of that colossul
conflict might come a better inter
national understanding better inter
national relations, with tho poslbility
of loss frequent wars for tho future.
So to many of us it seemed thnt the
time was ripe for taking up the work
of the Hague international confer
ences, providing for judicial machin
eiy for the settlement of internation
al disputes, codifying international
law so far as it is possible, bringing
about closer relations between the
l nations, to the end that pence might
(prevail among the nations of the
I That wus tho aspiration of almost
every human heart. We have failed
to renlize that aspiration for tho
'renson thnt instead of adopting tho
idea of judicinl determination of
differences of a political alliance
among the nations wns created, and
when that alliance was created and
given tho name of tho League of
Nations it was seen by our people
that instead of preventing future
wars it was itself likely to prove the
breeder of moro wars.
So tho Republican pnrty in Wash
ington, tho majority of tho Repub
lican senntors in the capitol, decided
that such a covennnt must bo so
limited by reservation as to make
clear forever tho fundamental prin
ciples upon which our government
rests. It, therefore, adopted n resor
'vation preserving forever in all its
lintcgrgity tho Monroe Doctrine, thnt
doctrine under which for a hundred
yenrs wo had lived on terms of amity
It provided further that the sov
ereignty of tho United States
should bo preserved at Washington
It also provided that no American
soldier should ever cross tho seas
to engage in another war unless the
Congress of tho United States, se
lected by tho American people, so
I havo always felt that wo over
looked tho opportunity of a lifetime
Senator Smoot Serves Notice Hut H
Unimportant Material Will be H
Hereafter Excluded. H
ADVANCE NOTICE GIVEN , H
SENATORS MONTHS AGO H
Expected That the Saving Thus H
Effected Will Materially Relieve M
Stringency So Far As the Con- H
grcssional Record is Concerned. H
Senator Reed Smoot of Utah, who
ia perhaps tho most methodical and
industrious mnn in tho Senate, haa fl
: carried into effect n threat ho mado ,H
months ago. Ho has put a stop te H
. tho promiscous insertion in tho Con- 1
grcssional Record of documents and
articles, as well as long speeches that
wero never made in Congress. That , .
is, he has stopped it so far as the
Scnnto proceedings arc concerned;
over tho Houso ho has no control. The
cfTcct upon tho Congressional Record
which is the daily newspnper of Com-
grcss in full, is already noticeable.
Senator Smoot is chairman of the
Joint Committee on Printing. Ho has H
long been inveighing against tho ox- H
ponso of Congress of printing any- ''
thing nnd everything in tho Record
and just recently haa been warning H
tho Sennto about tho shortage of
print paper. But Senntors paid little H
attention nnd went steadily ahead, H
loading up the Record day after day
with matter that hnd nothing to de
with tho proceedings of Congress.
On March 1 Senator Smoot arose H
in his place and quietly announced H
that, beginning the following morn- H
ing, he would object to any outside ''' H
matter being printed in tho Record H
with thu., exception of resolution J H
from State Legislatures or Citj' H
"I want tho Senntors to know that H
thcro will bo no discrimination H
said he, "It will npply to every Sen- H
ntor. Tho only way Senntors will bo 11
allowed to get any such matter in ! H
thu Record from now on will bo by a H
vote of the Senate." H
On the very noxt day, Senator Me- H
Kellur tried the experiment of get- H
ting n newspaper article in tho Re- H
cord. All such insertions require H
unanimous consent and it has always H
been the practice of the Sennte to H
grant it. Senator Smoot immediately H
objected nnd the article did not go H
in. Since then he hns made two or H
three similar objections nnd now thorc H
I is n great diminuntion in attempts H
to load up the Record with odds nnd H
ends of various kinds. One result in H
that the printed proceedings of tho
Senate each day occupy considerably
less space than heretofore and the ;, H
Congressional Record is saving paper. H
To mnko such a reform absolute, of H
course, a Senator must be in his scat H
nil through tho sessions. He cannot H
loaf around in the cloakrooms with-
out having something put over in his H
absence. But thnt feature docs not fl
bother Scnntor Smoot, who is almost H
invariably on the floor during sessions H
anyhow. He follows the routine pro-
ccedings of the Senate more closely
than nny other member. Thcro is H
urgent need of paper economy, so far H
ns the Record is concerned. For four H
consecutive dnys last week it was M
printed nn four different kinds of M
paper. Brooklyn Eagle. M
in thnt wo did not take up the jH
grent work of tho Han'e confer- M
enccs whero thoy left off, nnd go on M
to the creation of international' jH
courts so that we might arbitrate H
our international differences rather M
thnn fight them ml on bloody bat- H
I still think we overlooked an op- M
portunlty that comes to a nation but jH
once in a century. If we had done H
that, today we would have in exist- r H
ence the machinery for adjusting H
these international differenced that H
now threaten tho penco of tho world. H
But the League of Nations without H
reservations, in the form in which it H
wns brought to this shore, would H
have created, in my opinion, a super- H
state, a stato which would havo over- H
como the American Republic. There- jH
foro these reservations insisted upon H
by tho Sennte of tho United States H
were righteous and just. H
We aro in favor of peace; we want H
the friendship of every nation on the H
face of tho globe; wo arc looking for ,, H
friends, but wo arc not looking for ' , 'H
partners. Wo prefer to maintain oar' H
own independenco and preserve our ' H
own sovereignty under tho dome of , H
our own capitol at Washington. - WSJ
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