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4 THE OGDEN STANDARD-EX AM1INER SUNDAY MORNING, SEPTEMBER 19, 1920.' A
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I STORMS OF MARRIED LIFE
A boat adrift in a whirlpool is akin to fate's handling a newly
married couple on the sea of matrimony. Wee, insignificant quarrels
easily may be likened to the whirling waters which twist and turn the
boat sometimes to send it to smoother sailing, or to whirl it so
rapidly that the craft sinks before it can right itself.
Petty quarrels grow, and false pride, greatest and oldest enemy
i)f married happiness, wrecks for all time the one real haven they
Gilbert Frankan, 1 h r novelist, believes thp seventh ypar of mar
ried life is the most dangerous "Then passion," he says, "has cooled,
and often there is nothing to lake its place. Marriages founded on
a mere whim or infatuation may lose their happiness in a year."
Others assort it is a question f age only.
"I think the 'danger y6ar' of marriage varies according to the
different classes of people," says another writer "Where the wife
m her oWn maid, the danger year, for her, iis the year the first child
is born Very often the girl-wife, now 1o the many household duties,
loud of pleasure and pretty clnthes, grows morbid because of the
great care and the necessary extra economy the baby brings. Sym
pathy nd love from hei husband tide her over and when the full
realization of life grows up6n them complete understanding, essen-
tial to married happiness, has come to them."
"Eugenics and more honesty relating to life are the most impor-j
tant factors to the ideal marriage relation," says a prominent divorce
lawyer. Judges, magistrates and lawyers seem to agree that "ignor
ance" is to blame for more divorces and separations than all other
I NEGLECTS THAT KILL
A mother was telling about her boy and how hard it wa to make
him help in the common work of the place, He would spend time
and money recklessly on the things that interested him his father's
money, which happened to be limited He was wasteful in many vta.yx
and he groaned when he w as asked to do the little things that a boy
Can do to make life easier for the family, though he was strong and he
would work hard for outsiders to earn a little of his own.
The boy Mas not unusual. Most boys are like him He was be
ginning to lead a life of his own and developing interests that would
expand and merge some day into the inn rests of the larger world.
He was inconsiderate, of course But though that is hard on mother
it is better for the boy than being too considerate. There are boys
and girls who live by far too much in the atmosphere of the home and
take its burdens far too seriously And when at last the home is
broken up the feel lost in the world and ill at ease amongst the joy
ful young people that should have been their companions, or thr
?arry an atmosphere of overconcientionsness into a new home of their
In the animal world it is the rule of life for parents to look after
their young and for the young to repay the debi. not to the parents
themselves but to young of their own, A Bpecies that neglects its
parents can continue to exist. But one that neglects its young can
not. If human parents get any consideration at all from their chil
dren they are that much better off than birds and horses. And they
will get far more by being "good sports" with the children than by
preaching to them about their obligations.
I UMPIRE HAS NO FRIEND
When a judge, sitting on the bench, has submitted to him a
problem of law, he is not required to give his decision instantly nor
does he have to submit to hoots and jeers from an assembled mob
of fans in case his decision is not popular.
The judge takes his time, days and weeks, if he so desires He
listens to arguments by learned and able attorneys and often they
file with him briefs in which they hae set forth all the decisions re
lating to the points at issue
The average .ludge will decide in a year not nearly so many eases
as an umpire in a basehall game decides in the course of two hours
And the umpire must decide instantly. He has no chance to
hear arguments by the opposing teams and nobody ever files a brief
ip the case at bar He must pass on the point at issue right now and
if the decision means the winning of a ball game, as so often a decision
oes, then the arbiter is liable to be mobbed after the contest is over.
I The judge sits in court, looked up to by all and esteemed by all, j
while the umpire has no friend and everybody who has paid his' way
in is free to address uncomplimentary remarks to him.
I Yet the umpire has the harder job of the two. Because he has
tj) pass judgment so quickly, he is bound to make mista'kes that the
Judge in court; can avoid by deliberation The umpire, too, has so
many more points on which to pass than has the judge. And almost I
any fair lawyer will make a good judge; at least as good a judge as
the average of today But good umpires are born and not made.
Not all good ball players are good umpires by any manner of means.
I WHERE MEN ARE SCARCE
There are 1163 women for 1000 men in Vienna. Austria, a citv of
i This means that of every 1163 girls, 163 are destined to be old
5 It is a positive denial of the right of marriage to over 26,000
women in that one i . iiy
Any old structure labeled man should be able to find a wife in
Vienna, and to hae more than one choice When the men are com
paratively scarce and the women are so plentiful, there must be a
pampering quite to the liking of the men.
The female of the species is a gay bird even where the division of
the sexes is about equal, but in Vienna a provincial disposition must
be noted to put on bright feathers and striking colors, otherwise the
female might pass unnoticed.
RESTRICTIONS ON HIGH EXPLOSIVES
Obtaining of high explosives by irresponsible should be made al
j most impossible.
But with the shipping of TNT to road work throughout the coun
ty, with no close check on the explosive, there is an opening pre
1 sented through which desperate fellows may obtain the agency of
1 i A comparatively small amount of trinitrotoluol will blow down
j Irge buildings and exploded in the heart of a business district may
cause a staggering loss in lives and property.
J The government should require that even, pound of the high
I explosive wherever distributed, be accounted for by a system of
J registration extending down to the workers who finallv set off thj
"Idle to Expect Democratic
Reform While Looking
On Pas! Record"
TRENTON. N J, Sept. IS. Charles
E. Hughes. In opening the Republi
can campaign In New Jersey at a
state rally here today, declared thai
Maine, with an unmistakable empha
sis, points to the verdict of the coun
try; thnt the. people demand a change
and with fresh courage ' wo shall re
sumo the path of well-ordered gov
ernment, of prosperity and progress."
ML ST ANSWER NOW.
A general result is the great as
size, the only time when administra
tion la brought to an accounting. Wo
are not a censorious people, hut ley
Ity In passing Judgment upon officers
of government and political parties
ill-hei omes a 'democracy. The best
surety of the future Is not in the
promise of platforms, but In th oer
tainty of the rehuke for mal-admln-
Istration and in the chi cking of harm
ful tendencies by the displacement of
those responsible for Un-iri and the r
J fusal r Invest with power those who
' would continue or condone them We
I endeavor to appreciate accurately the
I mischief, not simply to be critics 1, but
I to point the remedy and the future
I It Is Idle to trust those who have
been In power- during the wai period,
With Its lavish outlays, Its indiffer
ence to expense. Its reckoning In bil
lions as we formerly reckoned in ml
honr, with thl. dutj of economy and
retrenchment,'' Mr Hughes i.ibl
Their experience unfits them for It
It is equally Idle to expect .adequate
results from- those who would follow
the same traditions and have the
"WIIjSON USURPED POWER."
Discussing foreign relations .Mr.
Hughes recalled the presidential de
mand for ,t partisan congf sMon.i vic
tory In 1918 which he characterized
as "th extraordinarv return for the
-... ., i mtrj i,i nf pu itiic.ins m
support of the administration in tho
: conduct of the war." Continuing he
, There was no need for such ex
I fremoR of exclusi veness and denial of
Participation in prosecution of policy.
Republican loaders lnd lon looked to
J an association of nations to aid In se
1 curing the peace of the world. It
would hae been well to recognize the
fact that the president had not the
j exclusive treaty -making power. It
WgS wrong to give to foreign people!
I the Impression of an authority which!
j did not exist. It was a highly danger-!
OUS role for an American president
virtus 1 1 i i to foreign peoples
I against their jr, ern ments "
"HEART is B l "
Mr Hughes said there was no scr
I lous controversy about the deslrabll
! Ity of an association pi league of free,
I nations to aid in prrintlr.g the peace
j of the world, but the question Is one
, of method and Its essential import.
Of Article X. he said:
"This artick- has been described as
"the heart of the covenant' If U Is, I
the covenant ha, a hnd heart Article
X is really the vice of the covenant'
Why there should have been such
tenacious-Insistence upon it must re
main a mystery, unless it can be said
to he due to pride of authorship.
In a. host of contingencies, now
unforeseeable, declared the former
Justice, it will be heceSsarj to de
I pend upon the Intelligence, good
ense. fineness and sincerity of thei
I president to be elected and In thlsl
connection Mr Huehes said "Senator
: Harding invites the confidence of the
j country "
General Report Shows Big
Crops and a Decline in
Prices Over Nation
WASHINGTON. Sept. 18 Lower
prices have cut down the carlot ship
ments of fruits and vegetables about
. one-fifth said an announcement to
jday by the depailment of agriculture.
"Prices might be expected to react
j under the moderate carlot supplies,"
said the statement, ' but nearby pro
jduee has been so plentiful that quota
t;ons have hung around low prices
ecopt on lines that aie near tho
jfnd of their active seasous.
"Cabbage has been low because
the yield is large. While the onion
I acreage was not especially large, the
I crop is turning out unusually well
I with a heavy yield per acre. The
I general prices in the cities range
from $2 to $2.50 for domestic vel
"The bad feature in the apple sit
uatlou is the lack of active demand
for cull apples. Average wholesale
prices in city markets for best grade
leading fall verities are around $5
per barrel compared with $7 a year
"Shipments of potatoes In Septem
ber are only about three-quarters of
those of the corresponding month last
year, although the crop is much
larger. In fact. It is a record break
mg year. There is a heavy jield of
sweet potatoes also and the market
has been falling Vapidly, reaching $4
a barrel in some cities or lower than
the general range of whit potatoes "
FRENCH PREMIER URGED
TO TRY F0R PRESIDENT
PARI?. Sept. 18. A deputation of
i members of the right center of the
; chamber of deputies was appointed
to call on Premier Mlllerand and ask
him to allow his name to be presented'
to the national assembly when It mci8
to consider a successor to President
. Deschanel. It will tell Mr Mlllsrand
that Fr.inrc needs him more as presi
dent than as premier.
Jules Steeg. minister of foreign af
fairs, today announced ihat the presi
dential message of the suceessoi to
President Deschanel would probably
be read to parliament September 25
In a signed articles in LaPresse to
day a member of the academy of
medicine says President DeschanH's1
Illness greatly resembles the c i,-
tlon of soldier who suffered from shell
Man wants but little here below "
Was written very long; ago.
1 -Tii& American Leciuu Weekly.
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I ! I w The materials are chosen for service as well as
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wSSr wear tW 1
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purchaser of a Miss Manhattan Coat or Suit you
can feel that you are enjoying the very newest and
most becomingly youthful modes at a price you are
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Panic Bogey Fades Away
m u s i
Prices Are Declining
0 0 . is 0 o
Labor More Efficient
By JOHN . MILL,
Financial Fdltor Iron Trade Review
and Dallj Iron trade.
Only a tew months ago the country
was helnc frightened b the bogey of
an autumn panic But, like most of
the calamities predicted for this car.
the financial hobgoblin has not mater
la II-.C, 1
Instead, there have come sliphtly
easier money and the assurance thai
the worst of the credit strain Is ocr
This does not mean that deflation has
been completed, however. It merely
fhnws that the descent from the dizzy
war Inflation will be made without a
violent shock to general conditions.
The present outlook is for continued
gTadual commodity price dc' lines. This
Is due to a number of things, chief of
I which Is the public s revolt against war
prices In peace times. When the pub
lic stepped buing, it suddenly was dis
covered that tho alleged scarcity of
goods was really due to manipulation
or to the abnormal demand
Ae a result, the cry of underproduc
tion Is little heard now. Shortages of
silk, wool, cotton, clothing, automo
biles tires, lumber, building material,
sugar and other products, changed
over night. Into awkward surpluses
This has created a buyeVs market in
Business firms stunned bj cancella
tions ana a slumping aemanu, are
hottlnfc their axes for orders. Buyers
who were .scorned six months ngo arc
being courted now. As usually hap
pens In a declining market, however,
buyers are gun-shy, and hand-to-mouth
purchasing Is the rule. This
Is causing a backing up all along the
line, though the pinch Is more severe
at some spots than In others.
THE NATION'S CROPS
An important counteracting factor,
tending to sustain demand is the pros
pect for enormous crops According to
the government's latest report the
wheat yield will bo 770.000,000 bushels
and corn n,131.000,00u bushels. If pres
ent hiich (Cr.tin prices are maintained
the farmers wll wield a huge potential
purchasing power In the commodity
markets this fall. The late K H. Har
rlman used to say that big- crops and
prosperity were svnonomous
INDICATION OF CONTRACTION
Indications that fundamental econ
omic changes are taking place Include1
Increasing commercial failures, declin
ing commodity prices, shrinking bank
clearings growing unemployment, de
cre iinpr exports and higher imports,
Industrial curtailment and stock mar
IRON AND STEEL
Even the iron and steel industry,
which has presented tne strongest
front of all, Is beginning to feel the
pinch of reduced buying and cancella
tions This Is shown by the drop of
more than 300.000 tons in unfilled or
ders of the United States Steel corpor
ation during August.
AMERICAN WOOLEN Co.
Re-openlng of the mills of to
American Woolen Company has attrct
er widespread attention. Its quotations
stll are about 160 per cent, or more,
above pre-war prices. This in face of
the fact that raw wool, a drug on the
market, has settled back virtually to
the pre-war level.
AlthouKh the liquidation In the en
tire Industry was exceptional drastic, I
ARG0NNE FIGHT ENACTED
AGAIN FOR WAR "VETS''
CAM P MEADF. Maryland. Sept. 13.
With tanks, airplanes and artillery
using loadt-d ammunition, the army re
enacted yesterday as a closing feature
of the national encampment of Vet
erans of Foreign Wars a detail of tho
fighting In the Meuse at Argonne
Although a sham battle it was not
without a casualty Carl Dornbush.
a four year old boy. was killed by a
fragment of shell from ono of the
guns used In laying down the minia
The easrerneys ofhe crowds to ob-1
tain a better view "resulted In groups'
enturing far Into the zones of danger.;
The child hit was accompanied by his1
The platinum rubles of Russia,
Which originally represented $7 worth'
oi metal. ar now valued at S54 1
the large eombpanles are In better fl
I nanclal shape now than seemed pos
sible a few months ago. Production
has been cut und surplus stocks are
belli" reduced In the spring, when
the automobile business was booming
tire makers geared up their plants for
an enormous output. Dealers were
stocked up to the guards. Then the
bottom crashed Raw rubber, which
sold at around SO cents a pound before
the war is now about 30 cents. Full
35,000 men have been thrown out of
work in Akron, the world's rubber n
ter. They have all been absorbed
elsewhere, however An Akron employ
ment manager recently said that when
ho wanted to hire men he had to go
out and look for them. Tiro prices
have held firm, but recessions are ex
pected before the end of the J ear.
EMPLOYMENT AND WAGES
A survey of 'S5 states by the Depart
ment of Labor shows unemployment!
Increasing, while absorbtlon of surplus
labor Is decreasing The country is
not facing a serious unemployment
problem, however. Principal reduc
tions In working hours and forces have
occurred in the automotive, tire and
Following the Napoleonic and Civil
Wars prices declined sooner and more
rapidly than wages This order will
obtain now, although moderate wage!
reductions' alread- hav e been made at
some automobile and accessory planls
lri the country Labor Is distinctly
more efficient. This is tending to re
duce the unit cost of production.
FREIGHT MOVEMENTS .
Under private ownership and with
labor troubles over, railroad freight
car movements are exceeding records'
established at the peak of the war;
pressure In 1918. As a result, the con-i
gestlon of goods is meltlnr- together
with the choicest argument of the pro-
fiteer. Freight rate advances have not
had the predicted effect of raisingi
prices .because competition and defla
tion are preventing sellers from tack- ,'
Ing on the new freight charges.
ORDER LOANS TO ROADS,
TREASURY WON'T PAY I
WASHINGTON, Sept 18 Conflicts
, between the interstate commerce com-,
mission and the treasury department
I relative to interpretation of the trans-,
' portatlon act's provision for loans to
'railroads from the $300,000,000 re
volving fund will be aired at a public
hearing, the commission announced
today, to be held hero September 28.1
The commlfslon has certified to
the treasury loans aggregating sev-'j
eral million dollars to a number of i
railroads including the Chicago and
Northwestern, the Chicago Burlington I
and Qulncy, and the Santa Fe. Pay
ment of sums Involved In thes. loans
has ben held up by the reasury.
Girls attending the mission schooln
n China receive their board for $ls
a year- '
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FRENCH MILITARY CHIEFS
SAIL FOR LEGION MEET
PARIS, Sept 18 Sailing on tho
I steamer LaSavole with General Fs :
I olle today was Captain V. O. DeSene
chal, formerly of the staff of Marsha
Koch, and now president of ' Us Cam
arades de Combat ' an organization
Of French veterans.
With Humbert Isaac, son of tho
minister of commerce, who sailed lust
week. Captain de Seneehal will attend
the convention of the American Le
gion In Cleveland, representing French!
Wife wants to be
SHOWN HIS WORTH
TOLEDO I'll come back and live
with you when you get a Job, furnlshl
a house and otherwise show you can
support me and tho baby, Mrs. Ed
ward I.lpinsM told her husband after
the court had told him to pay her $10
a week Instead of five, or pro to the'
workhouse L-lplnskt started out to,
find a Job. I
SUPREME COURT DECISION
SPEEDS LIQUOR TRAFFIC
BOSTON, sept, is. The Maasachu
i supreme court, in a decision
handed down late today, ruled that
Mass ichusetts laws relating to the sale
of intoxicating liquors are not in con
flict with the 18th emandment or
with the V..1 itead enforcement act
I The decision was made in the case
Of 1 lorenco Nickcrson of Boston
found guilty of tho Illegal sal nf '
KUOr,AA reSUlt ln tnc trial of
about 100 similar cases, pendln in
the superior court 5 ln
( ITS" AWAY BUT
"MICE" DIDN'T PLAY
nJFi? TL'D" rC -Portland found '
that It could run along without a rip
ple even If all the "big bosses'" wire
out of the city One day the mavo?
and chief of police were In pS
on two of the commissioners were
in Long Beach and Seattle, the assist
anH l0f of polke wa heTast
and the fire chief had resigned'
nothing happened. esnea. But
the reliable k
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