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PSSIAH ALHAMBRA, TOMORROW AT 10:30 A. M.
n; mn ny :: v ' 'rSS , zO LIVESTOCK SHOW
' Jsfc wartner with " " tmcmmm r -O-v S MFU m ' V (f!DEN'S annual livestock
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nd y.ar-No.76 OGDEN Crn'71jTAH SUNDAnWlNG7bcEMBER 31 ri922
iELLON ENDORSES CAPPER FARM CREDITS
1 BIO COMEBACK
Ahdustry Within Stone's
I Throw of Genuine
WARMER IS LAGGING
'Reduction of Unemploy-
s Jl Inent One of Outstanding
BY HARDEN COLFAX
''fecial Corrc-pondrnl of The Stainl-
(Copyr I'-'l The Standard-
WASH1X' 30 Business
i tfvtd !-; ,pi ir I known to In-
tBrow 'of p
Htre great in ! ... : rl. s swung high up
e ladder of progress with new
Ecor 1.- isi.-M-ru.-nt. Labor shot
Kbcss Into i dbvard. pushed up
wage seal' a and ended the twche
Mthb with a general shortage 1
JffAll Industry wo on tllf march to-
lAftrd prosporr.v Ur-,.ivhont the year.
"The fannei ai,i; d behind I
frfcrocetsi-n . . . I- ' ''; P ' ' '
aKn the closing months and bettered
Ki aitua'i...:. 1 mg his income
""EpprovlmatC-. i I . mi'i."i.h."UU ov-.t
HSie total voiume of business
perdlnc to 1 1- 1 a ;' car loadings
tpt by t . "
fcitlon. in - nppr.ixlniati
Sir ceDt om r ! '- We failed to rca-h
he hlgi. . . 1.. ... 1 .-'c however, by
fcout 0 per cent.
Indication? k n ra ly point to the
itU!:j!- ' .iter measut -
zXt pro: rc m Tli' present
Sar closes with aiC'.dy in mosl Hn-3
.jBfovembi r iin.j i comber from the
mth marl. b. attributed largely ij
Bttsonul (lf-r.ii,, . m n-'.eral major ln
. hitrlu. notably bui ding consti u U :
Bid ii . automobiles
UjBonM v.mhm. im 1 mkxts.
gMOu: '. t 1 1 mj. .-, . ai-'s industrial
Butor- a; hik achlevo-
jjA !. natrd by tho
Bor dei, iriin. in . , - " " workers
-iBthe beginning of the year. WSM
Bec out .m j j inrtage, la
jjBlrtualh Ml lin v..j., reported as
,JBrl as last Si ptembcr
,X0ne million men w nt out on strike
jjftnng Ihc year, b'lx hundred thousand
then. indu' try ill
BBlT r i jjt . . t I- irmdrrd thousand)
Bho iri.n and steel industry ended
dBV ' ' wth outut virtually twi
. Sie vol b ginning.
, I Ail'..:. 1
WVl i. 1 . I
(S l'-i 1 urncd
3; Piu ii. ,00D m
B HIk'.ivu.. . instruction hung UP 1
Bwrox.'i' itir, j7.".m. ""ii
ByilMuu 1 the grca
BV cm tidal ncarlny
A cut hi
Bkl:4' 'Mm. 1. luring the last six
ByOtl.i hi i,,,. , .- i!,, ,,. riu.J duru;
Blch the cut a- but. not- :
LBbat?.nilliiK the railroads, as a whole
iBFaaec thvii 1-. ; income by not lee
IB11 . I - i,..r the l-'-l fll'"
Hbposlts in the chief national banka
IBwcd during the year by $ 1 .500.-
'BV'it figures by at least J1.000.00U,-
Bfccs of the chief farm products (
jfrBV1, 'J months from 1
iBjc"'- I'" ! Hi.- nation 1:1-
!BTf'j--'J. . . - ri 1
Bjpe labor department, upon which
Bw0fflclal estimate was based, lV
jBjjf'Ilro-r'i' ' 1. uno
B Wj.MK ti SHADOWS.
iBWUeh uro the high lights of tho
1 Brre 0( 1 Tne da'101" shuJ"
I !BBS show
IP Wo' rollroads failed, by about J300 -;W'J0.
to earn the o per cent do-
BT?.'1 ''l- ..
..B;.rri1 Hinrli::;,.j :i ri'J other dc ,ti
V1 hang i,r-;i .. 11 , 0L.r ;,rriculiure an-J
LBr 'armrr is virtually out of the roar-
lBr ".u-pt ,,,, ,., , v,,n). s. tin
MS. of 1 .. U l
BjP'f'I'lnK conilno..l hi (he doldrunr.
jmn many millions of American ton
iSB? oft up for lack of business.
iaJBVtKrta fell short by approximately
iBX00'000- of the 192 1 dollar total,
B0ugli tho volume of exports was
aBw tho Sflmc a9 la8t year th0
IBBM in value being due largely to
BviuId,, fanre8 reached the hlgh
TjjM "' 1 ' ' h 1 9Ui passing uy
,Byi nil ; $627,000 -
ln '.ota l !lfli,imin ii 11 ri n r 13-1
'jfjm " sv'," "
fciUontluued on l'ue Threc.i
DRAW BILL TO
j AID GROWERS
i Cabinet Officers Differ on
MELLON SENDS LETTER
He Favors Act Indorsed
By National Livestock
WASHINGTON'. Dec. 20. The en-,
dorsement and support of tho treas
tlrj department was given today to
j the Capjier agricultural credits bill.'
as against Itfl prln' Ipul rival. th
I Anderson-Xjenroot credita measure
.-. ic. receni : . was Introduced Into thef
i . ind hi" ' h the ".- eking of
E . .-tarv of Agriculture Wallace and
other povernnient officials
Secretory Mellon. In testimony pre
sented at ( losing hearlnjjfS today of
'the senate banking committee oti
farm rrr-dn lefflsTatldn ami In 8 letter
sent to Senator .McLn'an or 1 nnnei 11
cut, the committee chairman, camo
lout in support of the Capper bill, with
I minor modifications ami with an
jamt-ndnifnl to extend for nine months
I ufter next June 30. the farm loan
powers of the war finance corporation.
OTHER BILL PAVORKD.
Support was given the Anderson
I Lenroot bill on the other hand, by
Secretaries Wallace and Hoover, also
j appearing before the committee bo
i hind closed doors Secretary Wallace
was understood to have urged the
1 committee t5 report the Anderson
benrool bill OO the ground that It
I -was more nearly adequate to the
; needs of the farmer than thi Capper
' bill. Mr. Hoover, whose testimony
1 was c i'd to have related more g n
crallv to I he need of agricultural
credit than to details or Its extension,
appeared to favor the Anderapn-Len-root
measure, which would set up
farm credits departments ln the x
Istlng federal land banks with an
authorized government-furnished cap
italization of 160.000.000 lor the l-
bUkltii the views of the three cabinet
members before U. the committee
prepared .0 draft legislation Which
Will harmoni.e the widely conflict
ing opinions hold by Its mcm?
by m' mbers of congresi 5 m ...1 ly a
0 the form of aid to be extended the
farme-r. and livestock growers of the
DIFFIC1 LT d'lt H1. l
the committee will me.-t Tuesday
to ben ,1, admlltedl, difficult task
and Chairman McLean hopes ha
" bill cady for senate consideration
by the end of next week,
The Capper bill, which was drafted
with the instance of Director Meyei
'- ),.. war flnafnce corporation, and
, ., ;nted wtth the endorawnent of the
Vio-rhan National Livestock aMOCln..
nder the supervision of the com .-
",,,r of t irrcn; y. of private
rural credit and re-discount corpora
V. with a minimum capltalizat on
' t'-.O Oio. tor extension of the period
durlnVv hlch agricultural Paper shall
-liriole for rediscount from sh
';,,': n.. month-, and for a e -
, Vmce by federal reserve banks o
' aoer of co-operative associations of
SKcnUurtatt for rediscount as agrb
T i:KMK110V OPPOSED.
Secretary Mellon In his lette. and
Ama In his testimony, presented a
; ii, or .Objections tp the Anderr
so, - en.oot bill, declaring tha 'i.
WouW Slace the government to a large
fr.ni In the commercial banking
extent in wouj make heavy
I . k?,?l't.. raw.- ad.llllc.nal w
lS5 ?u?i Mnilirylnn hU lt ob-
on the Andrrson-Lrnroot bill. Mr.
sas :ssrr. & is; ss
or the ffP-Pff (g thi life of M.e
wtnga? u""' Maro-
(Pontitwed 011 ,rw0)
Dry N avy Disabled
O O O O OO 00 O o
New York Is Flooded
EV YORK, Dec. 30, With the sub-chaser Hansen,
"federal dry navy" of the port of New York, tied up at
the Battery with engines disabled, the Narrows was left
unguarded tonight long enough for 1 b rum runners to slip
into port with nearly seven million dollars worth of liquor
for New Year's, the police department was advised
The 15 Ifctle vessels are believed by prohibition officials
to have aboard at least 60,000 cases of liquor. They rep
resent only a part of the fleet of rum-laden craft which
since a few days before Christmas had been lying outside
the three-mile limit, awaiting opportunity to run the gaunt
let into the city.
Federal Prohibition Zone Chief Appleby was amazed
when he learned that the Hansen, flagship of his "dry
fleet." was tied up at her pier.
"I thought she was patrolling the Narrows," he explained
i PUBLIC 1
BACKS 0F FIVE
; WILMINGTON, Del.. Dec. 30.
With the temperature below freezing,
1 five prisoners at the Newcastle county
workhouse were stripped to the waist
and publicly whipped this afternoon oy
j Deputy Warden Leach.
Three of the men. Martin Cunning
I ham. white, Jackson Montgomery and
: John Lee, negroes, recened five lashes
each. They were found guilty of lar
ceny. Twenty lashes each were given
! Charles Palmer and Lawrence ".alues,
1 negroes. They were accused of break1
Lng into and entering homes.
Gaines is to be given more lashes
next Saturday as part of his scntenc.'
j for 40 lashe? and throe and a haif
ears Imprisonment. The others .s-
Ceiven jail sentences raiiii"K irnni id
months to two years.
All of the prisoners, though islbly
affected by the old wind Which swept
1 ucross the Jail yard, stood the lashes
j on their bucks without making an
The whippings were witnessed by
other prisoners and many visitor-.
FliNSAC'iLA Fla.. Dec 30. Local
I police and port officials were today
making preparations to meet the
steamship Jupiter, bald to be en route
!to this port Willi Cro-.er 1 b ela.nd
Borgdoll. Philadelphia draft dodger,
! uii board as a member of Its crew.
No word had been received from
the J uilter early today and the hour
of its arrival Is not Known. other
jiilf ports are beln watched for the
Leon county authorities at Talla
Ihassea, Fla. were still holding the
1 youni; man who claims his name is
I William Jones of Krie. Pa., taken Into
custody Friday suspected as being
SENTENCED TO DIE
WARSAW, Dec. 3 0 ( Bj I he As
sociated Press.) Nlewadoniskl was
sentenced to death today for the as
1 saAsinutlon of President Narutowlcz.
i The trial began this morning. Just tw o
I weeks aftr tho assassination.
, KAKBAS CITY, Dei SO Witnesses
I of th'- holdup of tile DVovers1 National
bunk messengers here recently In
Which ff'7.000 was obtained. today
Identified lames Cayerty, George Wil
liams and Fred HcClure as members
luflhe bank gang Caverty and Wil
lliams were arrested In New Orleans
early this week and roturnod hero
i VICTIM OF
If 0MB' GUN
Daniel Punk, two-year-olj son of
Mi. and Mrs Duvld Funk of Black
Pine. Idaho, who was accidentally
phot with a .I'l caliber rifle La-st
fhursday by his brother, Erneul. aged
V, died from the wound at a local hos
pital last night.
' The youngster was playing in the
family homo at Black Pine. Knieul
pointing tne rifle which he thought
empty at his brother When the trig
ger sllppod Daniel fell to tho floor,
I seriously wounded, the bullet passing
through the right side of the fore-'
I head Do was brought to the Dee
I Besides his parents the youth Is
Survived b three sisters and three
1 Funeral services will be held at1
IN AUTO WOUNDED
FORT COLLINS. Colo . Dec. 30.
Jack Bell, widely known cattleman
and for uiany years manager of Comp
ton's hotel In Cherokee Park, died lato
I today In tho local hospital from a
1 bullet wound above the right oar, be
! I loved to have been self Inflicted
Bell was found shortly after noon
; In his automobile In the' southwestern
section of the city with a large call
1 bro revolver on the floor of the car.
He was rushed to tho hospital but
idled without regaining consciousness
According to physicians, Bell was
I suffering from a pressure on th
brain caused by an Injury' received
I In a quarrel recently. Despondent v
ioep this condition and over the fact
I thut he was recently made the dO
I fendant in divorce action brought by
I his wife is believed to have cause 1
tho man to take his own life.
TOTALS DIZZY SUM
(By International News service)
BERLIN. D.ec. 30. There are 1.
137,000.000 000 paper marks In clrcu
I Intlon In Germany, occordlng to the
, report of the Relehsbnnk today This
; sum estimated nt prewar money val
ues is $272,880,0,00.000. If prewar
I conditions prevailed this would mako
tin per capita wealth of the Germans
BY HEAVY STORMS
PLYMOUTH Dec 30 Two Ameri
can trans-Atlantic liners the Presi
dent Polk and Mlnnekahda, arrived
j here todav battered and smashed bv
I storms. Several of the crew of tlfd
j President Folk were Injured. Llf--boat
on both vessels were destroyed
and fittings washed overboard.
Mother Prays Justice Vill
Be Meted Out To
Knew Husband Had Been
Murdered Before Body
I 1 By Mrs. Thomas Richards. Idow
of Thomas F. Richards, the man who,
with Wult Daniels wus slain and
thrown Into Itkc La Fourehe In
(Copyright. 192. by international
MBR ROCGE. La.. Dec. 30. "I
have been through th'- tortures of
a four months' search for my hus
band, but now there is a brightness
ahead that I feel sure is the light
which will lead to vindication of tho
efforts of Governor Parker and the
1 .rucuiiLc ci i uou aiici man on ine
1 kidnapers and murderers of my hus
band and his dear friend. Watt
I Daniels. Tonight there la no calm in
. my heart but there Is a certain feeling
that a semblance of Justice has en
I tored a rase That for a long tlmo
appeared hopelessly buried under the
apathy of public officers, men who
, had sworn a sacred oath to uphold
jthe laws of the state and nation The
pleadings of my little girls for their
I dadtt. Wll not be answered, but their
right try know what happened to him
Is still theirs.
SHI LI.S sHKKHF.
"I started jny long search for the
murderers of my husband on August
25. the day after he had been car
ried away. Friends to whom I went
for assistance advised me to eo to
Bastrop. tho headquarter, of the
parish government and see what
Sheriff Carpenter and Judge Odum.
j of the sixth Judl lal district would
I do. but before I acted on this advnoi..
I asked a friend, a business man In
M r Rouge to help me. called Sheriff
1 arpi nter on the telephone and was
told ther was not a single Hue on
which a search for Mr Richards and
Mi Daniels could be conducted,
sb.nrf Carpenter told this man he
had searched thoroughly but could
find no evldonce of crime.
On Saturday, August 26, I went to
Bastrop for a personal Interview with
Sheriff Carpenter and Judge Odum
Sheriff Carpenter was no' Interested
in the conversation except to say u
-. v woras now ana inep. Juage naum
on the other hand, was kind and
I willing. He tolfl me If I could furnish
a single piece of evidence on w 'hlaO
a search could be started he woulu'
! give every effort towards solution Of I
the mysterj I was powerless. I
LKFT WITH BABIES,
Tortured by Krlef and with the
cries of Loola, my little threc-year-1
old daughter in m ears. I wrote Gov
j ernor Parker on Sunday and begged
1 him to do sonacthlng to help no I
told the governor 1 was left entirely,
j alone with two little girl.s on myj
I hands and that I didn't know how
: I could make a living. I walked the
streets, I walked tho floors of the
I house while my babies slept and I
I prayed to God that something would,
happen to start an investigation. Oh!j
1 how my" heart ached. 1 was sure
ben be did nol return on the twenty
: fifth that ho had been murdered
People said "Don't worry he will
pom back." but the) knew they lied.
"hej knew what had happened to my
Then the grand Jury met on Sep-;
1 tember fi I hoped, but that hope
I was dashed when the Jury did abso-l
lutely nothing Then people tried to1
j make mo believe them when they
"Well the boys will turn up at the
l grand Jury hearing." I knew thej
1 would not. I knew they were dead.
, "They did not want me to go to
, the grand jury hearing. I thought I'
strange, but I ltnew the reason then
and now Tro y hod It all arranged
I for the investigation to bp made ac
cruing to their own plans nnd an
bounce that nothing had boon discov
ered; as far as they were COnoeFIied
the disappearance of Tom Richards
and Watt Daniels was a mysterj that
never would bo solved.
T can't find tho words to express'
jthe praise due Governor I'nrker. Mad
It not been for his nssLstanco 1 would'
have worked alone. If there had not!
j been Interference from some persons,
l I could name, the Investigation would!
I have been finished iQpg ago. Surely,'
jit these men could se their families
(Continued on Page Two)
HERE'S OUR ANNUAL
THE OGDEN STANDARD
1 EXAMINER'S annual re
view of sport, compiled by Al
Warden, is published with to
day's issue and will b? found in
the pink section with additional
review matter in the main news
IN $2 BILLS
Man and Woman Held In
Denver May Be
DENVER, Dec. 30. James Martin,
L'3. and Mary Yard. 2 4. are In city
1 Jail tonight, held for n estigatlon. ac
cording to Chief of Police W illiams,
1 the arrest of the pair Is expected to
! lead to the capture of several noto- J
I rlous bandits believed to have been j
. involved In the robbery In the Kansus
City stockyards, when $96,000 was
: secured, and also ln the sensational 1
$200,000 theft from a federal reserve .
bank truck ln front of the Denver
Martin and the Yard woman were j
arrested as they were boarding a San- 1
, ta Fe train bound for San Francisco I
1 In an expensive fur coat found In th.'!
bottom of their trunk was discover :d
nearly 110,000 in $2 bills. Police be-I
I lieve this money to be part of the loot j
taken In the Kansas City robbery.
Nearly all the bills, they said, were,
Kansas City federal reserve notes.
Martin admitted, according to Chief )
Williams, that he was an ex-convlrt
and had sered time In tne Illinois
state reformatory for a ' Btlck up."
His only explanation of the lar-e
amount- of money found In the trunk
was that he "found It ln Chicago."
Miss Yard protested ebemeniiy
against the 'outrageous conduct ui
the police" In placing her under ar
rest but r.-fused tO discuss her identi
ty. Hot'i were Immaculately attired!
According to Chief Williams, th--two
have been under suneiliance for
Several days. He said they have be'.:!
staging Kay parties at which many
of Denver's exclusive younger set hav-j
been guests When police were sen',
to their rooms, in the heart of th"
Capitol Hill district, early today to
place them under arrest, Martin and
Miss anl were not to bo round out
they were taken Into custody early this
evening at the union station as thoy
were stepping on an out bound train.
MOTHER AND FOUR
SYRACUSE. N. Y., Dec 30. Mrs
Catherine R Mmone and her foul
young children were asphyxiated bj
gas escaping from a kitchen range
and a water heater at their homo
early today. Mrs. simono eyideutl)
1 .is preparing breakfast for her hus
band, a night worker, when all were
overcome. He discovered the bodies
upon his return home. He was to
overwhelmed by the tragedy that he
was remdved to a hospital
U. S. AMBASSADOR TO
JAPAN WILL RESIGN j
TOKIO, Dec. 30. (Uy the Assocl-'
aled Press.) Charles li. Warr-n,
1 niied states ambassador to Japan,
will sail for America on the Presi
dent Cleveland January 26, and after
necessary conferences with Presldeui
Harding and Secretary Hughes, will
present his resignation, he announced
I j I
Assistant Secretary Under
I Baker Declared
H E DENIES GUILT
Celebrated Contractors Ac
cused In Grand Jury's
WASHINGTON. Dec. 30 Bene- ill
diet Crowell. former assistant seen - !
tary of war. and six other war-tlmo !JJ
officials of the war department. Wera
I Charged today in an indictment i
iturned by a special federal grand
Jury here, with conspiracy to defraud
1 the government and with delaylnc 1
and defeating the administration o?
: The seven defendant wer said by
the Jury to have participated uni.m
I fully In the award of contracts let by ,;
Uhe government during tho war and I
1 aftr the armistice, Involving expendi
;ture.s totalling hundreUv of mill ion -
(or dollars, and ln which some of their
number had a pecuniary Interest
Those named as conspirators with
Mr. Crow ell were
William A. Starrett of New York,
'engineer and architect, said to hav g
been a member of the firms of
Starrett and Van Vleck, and Thomi.-
j son-Starrett company Inc. and latei
; associated with the George A. Puller
j company. general contractors. Hn
(was chairman of the war depart
ments committee on pmi-rR' ni v con
6trucfion. connected with the Council
of National Defense.
Morton C. Tuttle. of Boston. IfaSJe..
I said to be general manager of the
lAberthaw Construction company an 1
Itormerly a member of tho emergency
Clemens w Lundoff, of Cleveland..
I Ohio, said to be vice president and
general manager of the Crowell-Lun-doff-Little
company and general
manager of the Cleveland Construc
tion company, lln also was a mem
ber of tho emergency construct loni
A .N ID UAIED,
Clair Poster, reported to live in
Canada, and formerly associated with ,
the Thompson-Sfarrett and tho
George A Puller companies and aled
with the emergency construction com
mittee. John H. McGlbbons of Baltimore
and Chicago, said to have represent
ed a bonding company Issuing bond-
for contractors and associated durint
the war with tho construction com
mittee. James A Mears of Boston and
Springfield Mass.. former general 1
manager of Fred T. Ley and company.
Inc., general contractors to whom the
first contract for construction of n
national army cantonment was
awaraea. no was secretary to ih
construction committee In" Hie war
department during the war.
I) l GUERT1 s OPENER.
The Indictment was the first of its
kind to bo returned as a result of In
vestigations of war Iraud ases lnltiat
jed by Attorney General Daughi rty
Others arc expected to follow com- L
'pletlon of the presentation of evidence
l. department of Justlco agent.
1 Which is said to be rapidly approacn
1 ing the stage required for jury consid
After Identifying the defendants,
the Indictment recited at length tin
emergency situation brought about by
(Continued on Pago Two)
I THE Y MAKE
AND KEEP YOU
ON MANY COMMODITY
"In Every Ogden Home"
Let them work for you.
THE COST IS LITTLE.
THE RESULTS LARGE