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Forty.th.rd veNej-Pn Cents OGDEN CITY. UTAH, MONDAYrNING, JANUARY" 27, 1913 Enter, .. aee.nd..i. M..r ,t the Pootf OBd.n. uui. B
i BUREAU OF
Rockefeller Writes of
Origin, Work and the
Plans as Formulated
New York. Jan. 27. John D. Rocke
feller Jr gives out for publication the I
p follow inc statement of the origin.
&" -work and plan? of the bureau of so- j
The bureau of social hygiene came1
into existence about two years, ai a
n result of the work of the special
grand jury appointed to Investigate
the white slave traffic In New York
jj city, which served during the first
J half of the ear 1 ft 1 1 One of the
recommendations mnde by it in the
. prospntmpni handed u r .it the termi
115 nation of its labors was thai a publii
a. coniraissior be appointed to study the
ill social evil The foreman of thai
II body subsequently c.ive careful eon-
sideration to the character of the!
work which might properly be done 1
by such a commission and the limi
c tstions Midcr which it would oper
" te. In this connection separate, pcr
qj, sonal conferen were held with over
151 100 leading men and women in the
city, among whom werr lawyers, phy
sicians, business men. bank presi-i
E dents, presidents of commercial or
ganization, clergymen. settlement
workers, social workers, labor lead
f 'Crs and reformers. These conterences
developed the feeling that a public!
commission would labor undpr a num
k , ber of disadvantages sm li a. iho fact
thai it v ould he short lir-d; tint Its
S -w ork would be done publi Ij . thai at
best it could hardly do more than
present recommendations The cou-'
. vict on also grew that the main rea
tm son why more permanent results had
not been obtained by the various or
H ganizatlons which had dealt with the
si-.b.'crt of the socnl eil during the
(' p.'.st 10 or 15 years was that most of
them were temporary While active.
r they materially improved the situa
tion, but as their efforts were relax
ed there came the inevitable return
to much the same conditions as be
fore The forces of evil are neer
greatly alarmed at the organization
of investigating or reform bodies, for
they know that they are generally
composed of busv people, who can
not turn aside from their own affairs
for any great length of time to carry
or. reforms, and that soon cr later
their efforts will cease, and the pa
"F tlent denizens of the underworld and
their exploiters can then reappear and
continue the traffic as formerly
"So the conviction grew that in or
der to make a real and lasting im
provement in conditions, a permanent
organization should be created, the
jH continual ion of w hich would not be
'III dependent upot ni r. wave of
111 reform, nor upon the life of any man
or group of men. but which would go
on. generation after generation, con
tinuously making warfare against the
jjrj forces of ev.l It also appeared that
, a private organization would have,
among other advantages, a certain
Km freedom from publicity and from po--ISbT
'itical bias, which a publicly appoint
ed commission could not so easily
"Therefore, as the initial step, in j
I the winter of 1911 the bureau of so- I
cm 1 hygiene was formed. Its pres-
ent members are Miss Katharine Be
$ ment Davis superintendent of the
New York state reformatory for wo
men at Bedford Hills. New York Paul
aM. Warburg, of the firm of Kuhn
Loob & Co.; Starr J. Murphy, of the
New York bar; and John D. Rockefel
ler Jr As the work develops, new
members will be added.
"One of the first things undertaken
by the bureau was the establishment
at Bedford Hills, adjacent to the re
formatory, of a laboratory of social
hygene. under Miss Davis' direction
In this laboratory it is proposed to
study from the physical, mental, so
cial and moral side each person com
mitted to the reformatory. This study
b 1 will be carried on by experts and
each case will be kept under obser
vation for from three weeks to three
months, as ma be required When
the diagnosis is completed it is hoped
that the laboratory will be in position
to recommend the treatment most
likely to reform the individual, or. If
reformation is impossible, to recom
mend permanent custodial care Fur
thermore, reaching out bevond the
individuals, it is believed that thus
Important contributions may be made
to a fuller knowledge of the condi
tions ultimately responsible for rice
If this experiment is successful, the
principle may prove applicable to all
classes of criminals and the condi
tions precedent to crime, and lead to
5 lines of action not only more eclen
tlfic and humane but also less waste
n)j ful than those at present followed
SB BREAKS RECORD
o--:' New York. Jan. 27 Weather that
would have been ideal for an Easier
Sunday, but which was phenomenal
for January, lured thousands to the
beach yestprday With merry go
rounds going and vendors busy, and
hundr.-ds plunging tn the surg, it was
almost a mid summer scene All re(
ords for January 26 were broken with
I the temperature of 53 degrees al th"
I weather bureau but a bright suii
made It seem warmer than this Fuel
I a vear ago New York was In the grip
of one of its worst blizzards Although
the weather bureau had predicted
colder weather for tomorrow, it is de
clared that there is no sign of an ab
rupt termination of the season of mod
Calgary Packing Plant
Burns and Prices Un
dergo Sharp Rise
Calgary. Alberta. Jan. 37. Western
Canada is threatened With" a meat '
famine. The amount of beef in cold
storage at the Burns Hacking plant
here, which was destroyed by firej
recently, was greater than at first
though. Mr Hums estimates thai
1700,000 worth 01 dressed beef was
consumed with fully as much more!
in pork and mutton
The result has been a sharp rise In
prices Beef on the hoof has risen
trom 5 to 7 1-4 c ents Retails are
boosting prices proportionately
Determined Effort to
Sustain Legality of
Wife and Child
Chicago, Jan. 27. The motion tint
the proceedings of the divorce obtain
ed in thrs city by Grace Brown Gug
genheim from William Guggenheim in '
1901 be expunged from the records
of the court was scheduled to be ar
gued today before Judge Heard. To
sustain the legality of a second mar
riage. as a result of which union he
has a child. Guggenheim has made a I
determined fight to block the efforts
of his first wife to have the decree :
obtained by her set aside.
Although the plaintiff has remar
ried, she contends that the divorce
was illegal on the ground that sh
was not a resident of Illinois.
TRADE HAS GROWN
RAPIDLY IN A YEAR
Washington, Jan. 24. One hundred
and twenty-five million dollars rep-:
resents the value of the commerce
between the Atlantic and Pacific
coasts of the United States lo the
Isthmus of Panama and the Tehaun
tepee in the last year. The rapid
growth in this trade, according to a
statement Issued by the bureau of .
statistics todav seems likely to in- 1
1 crease turther with the opening of the
The record for the fie months
ending with November shows $24.- '
worth of merchandise passing
'from the Atlantic coast to the Pacific
coast via the Tehauntepec railroad
and 16,000,000 worth via the Panama'
railroad; while the value of that pass
ling from the Pacific coast to the At
lantic was. via the Tehauntepec line,
I about $14,333,000 and via the Pana
ina line, $.1.73".. "On. This indicates
that the total value of the traffic for,
the year ending in December was ap- j
proximately $30,000,000 westbound
1 across the Tehauntepec route and
IG.OOO.OOO via the Panama line and
I of the eastbound coming from the1
Pacific coast ports and Hawaii
000.000 via Tehauntepec and $4,600,
1 1 1111) via Panama and that the total
Lvalue of this traffic- for the full year j
I approximates 1125,000,000.
INTO GOOD HOME
Strong City. Kas.. Jan 27. When
Harry O'Brien, a 14-year-old orphan
from St Louis, tumbled from the
blind baggage of a train running 30
I miles an hour here Saturday night.
' he did not know that he was dropping
into a home where he would be cher
: Ished and loved.
; Think of Talking to
f.t 50,000,000 People
Nowadays a manufacturer can
tell 60.000,000 people of the meri'c
of his goods in a day Compare
u this rapid spreading of merchan-
1 v, dise news with the snail-like aerv-
s-f( ice of stage coach days.
Today manufacturers of worthy
products advertise them to the na
0uV tlon through the columns of the
It is through the advertisements
which appear in the STANDARD
everv dav that manufacturers and
1 merchants take you into their con
fidence They tell you of the new
est household conveniences, the
, best things to buy. and how to
! identify the most reliable goods
from inferior kinds, bow to "win
now the wheat from the chaff."
Read the advertisements in the
I STANDARD closely and con6tant
: ly every day and be guided in your
purchases from your dealer by the
1 messages from advertisers whose
: business Is founded on the rock of
Rep. Berger Asks for In
quiry Into Garment
Washington. Jan. 27 Investigation
of conditions in the garment working;
industry in New York, was proposed
jn a resolution today by Representa- ,
tive Berger the Socialist member
from Wisconsin The resolution
would authorize the appointment of a
special committee of seven members j
to Inquire into the conditions sur-
rounding the garment-making trade
and the recent strike.
In the preamble of his resolution.
Mr Berger sets forth that the New
York clothing Industry supplies the
irade of a large section of the coun
try through interstate trade, that the
wages of the industry are so low "that
health surroundings and a decent :
standard of living hae hecorae al-
Msery Breeds Vice
"It is further charged," (ontinues
the preamble, that vice and crime
re bred ot the needless misery co
incident to the manufacture of the
nation's clothing and further, that
-aid manufacture is carried on in 1
filth and unsanitary places saturat
ed with germs of consumption, small
pox. scarlet feer and other cou
Mr. Berger'8 resolution sets forth
that clothing made in such condi
tions Is a "serious menace and danger
to the welfare and health of all."
In a statement accompanying his
resolution. Mr Berser said that he
desired to show "the close connec
tlon which the intolerable economic
condition of the garment workers
hear to crime and vice on the one
haml and how these economic condi
tions revenge themselves upon all the
oeople. because the people allow
OGDEN WHOLESALE PRODUCE.
Ogden, I tah, Jan. 27. Butter
creamery, extra, in cartons. 3"c
creamery, firsts, 33c; cooking. 80c
Cheese Eastern, 21c; Utah. 17c; Y.
Eggs Per case of 30 dozen. $7.00,
Sugar Eeet, $6.00; cane, 6.20
Foreign Tone Destncts Market
New York. .Ian. 27 The hesitating
tone of the Americans in the London
market helped to restrict specula
tion here and at the opening lower
prices of Americans abroad were re
flected in some hea iness anionc the
international stocks The market la
ter oereame this influence and ad
vanced, but the movement was so
slight that traders found it rather
more profitable to sell on rallies.
Business was further held in check
by uncertainty whether the supreme
court would hand down its decision
In the Minnesota rate case today.
Bonds were easier.
Chicago. Jan. 27 Easy cables w ere
largely responsible for an early de- 1
cline in wheat. May opened a shade
higher to 1 -8 fi 1-4 under Saturday at I
92 1-2 to i2 1-4. and sold to 92 1-8.
Ifay corn opened 1-4 to 3-8 down
at 51 3-4 to 51 5-S, touched 51 3-4 fa ,
7-8 and sold off to 51 1-25-8.
Ma oats opened unchanged to a
shade lower at 33 7-8 to 33 3-457-8,
and declined to 33 5-8.
Lard and ribs opened unchanged,
pork 2 1-2 to 7 1-2 up. but turned dull
and easier on lower hogs. May pork
opened at 19 25 to 19.30 May lard
at 10.27 1-2. and May ribs at 10.27 j
The w heat market ruled dull all J
day May dropped later to 91 7-$ fa
92. but recovered on covering and
closed unchanged at 92 3-8fa 1-2.
The close on corn was easy. May 1
1-S down at 51 3-4.
Kansas City Livestock
Kansas City, Jan 27. Cattle Re
ceipts, 10.000. including 1.000 south
erns; market steady to 1 higher. Na
tive steers, 7.00fa8.30, southern steers;
5.75fa7.40; southern cows and heif
ers. 3.75fa6 25. native cows and heif
ers. 3.75x7 50; stockers and feeders. 1
5.75(5 7.50; bulls. 400faC50; calves.
6.50fa" 10.25; western steers, 6.00O8.00;
western cows. 4 75fa675 Hogs Re
ceipts, 0.O0O; market stead Bulk.
7 35fa7 45; heavy. 7.3", a 7 .46 . packers
and butcher-. 7 30 fa. 7 40: light. 7.20'?
7.35; pigs, 625fa7O0 Sheep Receipts
lO.ooii; market steady Muttons. 4 50 j
fa 6.00; Colorado lambs. 8.20fa8.80;
range wethers and earlings, 7,f0
7 5". range ewes. 3.5ufa5 50.
Chicago. Jan. 27. Cattle Receipts.
19.000, market steady to a shade low
er. Beeves. 6.00fa9.00; Texas steers.
4 "" rt ' '; western steer. 1 SoTi 7 ;:.
stockers and feeders, 5 50fa72o. cows
and heifers. 2.70fa7.2O; calves. 7J'0fa'
10 75. Hogs Receipts Bt.000; mar-
1 ket quiet. 5c lower. Light. 7.206
7.57 1-2. mixed. 7. B0Q7 57 1-2; heavj
7.15fa 7.3(i. rough, 7.15fa7.30; pigs.
1', no 7 t;7"i . bulk of sales. 745 T; 7 55.
1 Sheep Receipts, 25,000; market slow,
I steady to shade down. Natives, 4.7 .;
".2". western, 4.7.rifafi.20. yearlings.
6.4O0S.OO; lambs, native. 6.7609.00;
w torn t. 7 ") 't 9.00.
Chicago, Jan 27. Butter Easy;
creameries. 24 fa 32 1-2.
Eggs Weak; receipts, 6.576 cases,
fresh receipts at mark, cases includ
ed. 19fa21; refrigerator firsts 16ft
16 1-2; firsts. 22.
Potatoes Steady , receipts 106
cars; Michigan and Minnesota. 47
".11. Wisconsin. 44fa4S.
New York Exchange.
New York. .Ian 27. -Prime mercan
tile paper. 1 12 to 5 pe rcent
Sterling exchange heavy, with actu
al business in hankers' bills at 1.8340
for 60 daj bills and 4 8750 for demand
Commercial bills. 4. S3
Bar silver. 62 1-8.
Government bonds steady.
Railroad bonds steady
Money on call steady. 2 1 2fa3 per
cent, ruling rate. 2 8-4; closing bid
2 3-4 . offered at 3.
Time loans, steady; six days. 1 2
and 90 clays. 3 2-4fa4; six months.
4 fa 4 1-2 per cent.
New ork. Jan. 27. Sugar Raw j
Nominal, muscovado. S3 test J ''V
centrifugal. 96 test. 3.4.8; molasses 9
.New York. Jan. 27. Cotton Spo;.
closed steady middling uplands.
18.05; middling gulf. 13.30. Sales
St Louis Jan. 27. Wool steady;
terrtory and western mediums, 21 fa
25; line mediums 18fa20. line. 13fa j
HOUSE WEI! .
Mounted and Foot Police
Guard Against Deter
London. Jan. 27 - The British cabi- j
net loday decided to drop the iran
chise bill. This decision was in de- '
terence to the speaker's ruling that
the form end substance of the meas- I
ure would be so materially altered b I
the amendment granting the ote to'
women, that it ought to be presented
in the shape of a new bill.
The precincts of the house of om
mon presented many of the features
of a well defined encampment when
the house met this afternoon to brln
to a conclusion the current chapt.
of the work lor the enfranchlsemen'
of women. Mounted and foot police
were to be seen everywhere In great
strength. Tv o thbusarrd patrolmen
nd 100, mounted men were actually
on duty, while large reserves were
hidden in the vicinity of parliament.
Premier Aquith repudiated the
Suggestion that the government had
been guilt v of sharp practice regard
ing the Question of woman suffrage.
He declared the members of the cabi
net had honestly endeavored to cam
out their pledge to challenge a deci
slon from the house on woman Buf- :
irage The government, he continued
had now pledged itself to give to a j
woman suffrage bill introduced by a
private member next session the
same facilities as it had given to the
controversible government measure
allowing members complete freedom
to vote in accordance with their in
Suffragettes Ominously Quiet.
Those suffragettes who had been
admitted into the outer lobbv of the
house of commons and those In the
vicinity of the house took the rebuff 1
to their hopes with ominous quiet
The outer lobby was safely guarded
QJ lines of police so as to prevent any .
possibility of the women breaking in.
and the inner sanctum was crowded
with representatives of various suf
frage societies, but there was no
demonstration when Premier .s
quith s announcement became know n.
Militants to Hold Meeting.
Mrs. Emmiline Pankhurst and her
sister militants w-ill hold a meeting
tonight to settle their course of ac
tion. The great display of police effect
ually dampened any projected out
breaks n the open space fronting
the houses of parliament The
crowds of women, many carrying
sandwich boards advertising the
views of rival organizations for and
against woman suffrage were swept
back from Parliament Square to the
adjoining streets and barriers of
sturdy policemen effectively closed 1
all the approaches to the house of!
WIU Not Accept Proposed Bill
After the government decision had
become known Mrs Pankhurst stateJ
that the women could not accept for 1
a moment the suggestion of a private:
members bill added:
"Unless we are told that we are !
to hae a government measure giving
pqual voting rights to men and wom
en or that the so-called suffragist j
ministers have resigned, our dutv is;
immediately to resume militancy."
Women Prepare to Fight.
Mrs. Pankhurst called for the
names and addresses of those who
wore 'prepared to take part in the
The suffragette leader declared
that there were many women who
were prepared to endanger their lives 1
In the cause.
Miss Annie Kenny, who has been !
vers prominent In (he maneuvers of
,the militants, added that the women1
'would make the lives of public men
impossible." nd ln rcply to an in
Shopmen Board Up Windows-
"If you are a shopkeeper, you had
better look out- 11 is not just your
windows which are coing to be at
tacked It is something e Wo
I are going to get this question settled
once for all." ....
Manv shops immediately began to
board up their windows.
A declaration of guerilla warfare
by the suffragettes, including sorties
and riots, to begin at once was made
bj Mrs Emmeline Pankhurst, the
militant leader, at a meeting this
OLD FRIEND I
Sheriff Harburger Se
cures Bail for General
Daniel E. Sickles
New York. Jan. 27. In order to
spare bis old friend. Daniel K Sickles,
the humiliation of arrest. Sberili Mar
burg. -i himself personally arranged
with counsel for the general to se
cure bail from a surety company Tli.s
will obviate the necessity of locking
General Sickles in the Ludlow street
jail, pursuant to an order from 'In
supreme court issued after the old sol
dier bad tailed to account I01 more
than $20.0110 received for the New
York monument commission
I'nder a flag canopy in his lower
Fifth avenue home. Major General
Daniel E Sickles, the hero of Get
tysburg awaited yesterday a climax in
his affairs, which have engaged public
interest for any months. On the one
hand there was said to be an ultima
tum from his wife, from whom he has
long been estranged, presenting the
conditions under which she would re
turn to bis aid. and on the other hand
there was a court order for his civ.l
arrest in connection with his alleged
appropriation to his own uses, of $2.
476 from the funds of the state mon
ument commission, of which he was
At the age of S7 General Sickles ie
a picturesque figure and appeared es
pecially so to many passers-by who
saw him last night sitting by the win
ciow of his big bri-k house at th? cor
ner of Fifth avenue and Ninth street.
The room was crowded with many
relics of the Civil war. Again the
general s chair there was leaning ibe
crutch. He lost one leg in the battl1?
of Gettysburg. On a little table near
him was a large vase containing flow
ers Aboo his chair and some two
feet over his head were two American
Supreme Court Refuses
to Interfere With the
Washington. Jan. 27. The supreme
court today declined to Interfere with
the live-year penitentiary sentence
imposed upon J. T. Ross, former
president of the Trust Guaranty and
Title company of Portland, Ore., con
victed of larceny of state educational
funds In his bank during the panic of
The trial court, ln addition to the
sentence, imposed a line of $5tS.7CS
or an ultimate confinement in the
county jail aounting to 89 years.
The supreme court of Oregon had sei
aside the fine and alternate confine
ment as excessive.
Agents After Cars Suit
able for Military Pur
poses St. Petersburg, Jan 2 --Russia has
suddenly awakened to the utility of
the- automobile in warfare
Today it became known that Rus
sian government agents have been
sent to Kuropean automobile renters
with large emergency credits for the
purchase of any available cars suit
able for military purposes
Democratic Plans for
Are Up Today
Washington. Jan. 27 Democratic
plans for downward revision ot rh
wool schedule of the tariff wore un
der fire today before 'he house com
mittee on ways and means
General expectation among house
Democrats is that the committee will
report at Hie beginning or the ex
tra session virtually the same woolen
schedule that was incorporated in the
wool bill that passed the house at the
first and second sessions of this con
gress was amended Ln the senate last
summer, compromised In conference
and vetoed by President Taft
The average ad valorem schedule
in (he tariff law is almost 60 per ceul
The Democratic bill that serves as
Ihe tentative basts of the present con
Sideration provides very much lower
dUThe witnesses today represented
the national associations of wool man
3 ,, turers, growers, import,, j cloth
lers and independent manufacturers.
Advocate. Free Wool.
Frank P. Bennett 01 Boston edltoi
of the American Wool and Cotton Re I
porter, argued for the re-enactment I
of the Wilson law of 18iM This was
i plea for entire removal of duties
upon wool and a reduction ol the tjr '
tT upon woolen soods to "u per cent I
The duty of 33 cents a pound, now
assessed upon scoured wool, had lin
nosed a tax of nearly $100,000,000 up
on the American people, beside Ivim
paring manufacturers, the witness
VISITS COAST CITIES
Richard Tucker has returned to this
city after a two weeks' visit to Cali
fornia points of interest. At San
Francisco he was joined by Roy
Young, formerly 01 Ogden. but how
a resident of Portland. Ore. Dos An
geles. San Jose Monterey. Ios Gato
and San Francisco were visited before
their return to this city.
Terrific Explosion of
Dynamite in Paris
Opens Great Gap
Paris, Jan. 27. A terrific explosion
of dynamite early today shook houses
for a mile or more around the church
of Si Sulphice in the southern part
of Paris A great fissure was opened
in the Rue de Sevres and the electric
surface lines there were destroyed,
but nobody was seriously injured, as
far as has been reported
The explosive is believed by the
police to have been taken from the
construction works of the new sub
way by some workmen who were re
War in Europe a Strug
gle Against Fatalism
San Francisco, Cal.. Ian. 20. Dr.
Benjamin Ide Wheeler, vice presi
dent of the University of California
1 and a close student of European ioli
1 tics, declared this afternoon in an ad
dress before the San Franciseo
xOung Men's Christian association
that Turkey must be driven from
Europe at any cost.
"War, they say, is hell," said Dr
I "heeler, "but this war is more
I righteousness than hell Every man
wants Turkey driven hack; if you
cannot get arbitrators to do it. if you
cannot get lawyers to do it. then let
the sword be drawn streaming blood
it is a struggle of a liberty-lovin?
people to free Itself from the Incubus
jof Turkish dominance. It Is essen-
jtial. This war is a struggle of the
freedom of the Will; as represented
bv European peoples, and the fatal
Ism of the Orient.
"The powers are jealous as to who
shall come into control. England op
poses Russia, which is eager to have
a gateway into the Mediterranean.
Germany, with its mighty engines of
j war. is for peace, and. with Austria,
is holding things steadv on the con-
Worcester. Mass . Jan. 25 A wood-
en model, believed to be the original
design of the famous yacht America. I
which captured the Royal Yacht j
squadron cup in 1S51. was found to
day among relics stored at the head
iuarters of the local Grand Army pos'..
Congressman Butler Vmes. who
owns the America, has asked the post
to sell him the model, which he wish
es to present to the New- York Yacht
club, holder of the cup.
He says the model disappeared af
ter it had been taken from the cabin
of the America when the yacht was
SCUttled in St John's river. Florida. 1
by Confederates, w ho had used her as
Tlv America is now lied up in Fort
Point channel. She is still in excel
lent condition and probably will be
under sail again
MINES ARE SOLD
Cripple Creek. "oln . Ian 2t) --Confirmation
of the report that the Grdd
en Cycle mine and mills ol this city
have been optioned to the Rurris
Walker interests of New York repre- j
senlinc the control of the HI Paso1
mine in this district was made today !
by Judge McGai y. ice president of I
the Golden Cycle company. It Is un-
derstcod that the consideration '.5 SC. -600.000.
Five million of this sum
Is said to represent the value of the
mine and coal property near Colora
do Spring. The remainder is sup
posed to be the valnatio. of the
Golden Cycle mills.
New York. Jan. 27 All grades of
sugar were reduced 15 cents a hun
dred pounds today.
WAR NOTE I
Allies Prepare for Rup-
ture of the Peace Ne- K
London. Jan. 27. The drafting of
the note rupturing peace negotiations
was begun this morning by the al- t
The committee of delegates entrust
ed with this important work consist
ed of Michael Madjaroff. Bulgarian
minister in London; Prof. Georgois
j Street. Greek inister to Austria-Hun-gary;
Dr. M. R. esuitch. Servian
: minister to France, and Fount Voyno
Ivitch, chief of the cabinet of King '
Ni holas. of Montenegro, with M. Pol- !
; it is of the Creek delegation as an !
j adviser on questions of International i
The committee expected to com- I
plete the note before nightfall ana
submit its work to a plenary sitting
0 the Bulgarian f'reek. Montenegrin Kg
and Servian delegations. I
However, even if the Balkan allies E
anxious to resume hostilities. a I
u is currently reported, they "I
are not anxious to do, at least i" I
days must elapse before the guns cat!
again begin to roar. 1
Draft Ready Wednesday
'Even if the draft of the note is BH
omplcted tonight. Its revision by the Hl
delegations will take some time and
the final draft could not be presented
to the Turkish delegation, and to Sir
1 5d iru Grey, as honorary president
of the peace conference, before Wed-
As it is understood, the note will
give the Turkish delegation three days
in which to answer. The expiration
of that period would be reached on
Sunday, so that the declaration of the
ending of the peace could not be
made until Monday Then the allied
1 delegates will have to notify their re
spective governments and ask Sir Fd-
1 ward Grey to convoke a final pitting
of the conference for the official rup
ture of the negotiations, and also in
1 order to thank the British govern-
ment for its hospitality
This will take at least three days. j
making it February Then the gov
ernments at Sofia. Belgrade and Cet-
tinje must renounce the armistice.
Fall of Adrlanople the Solution. I
Working with exceptional celerity, i
this could be done tbe next day. and j
hostilities- couM then be j-siuned. pn
February 11. following rTrn pxpiration I
of the four days' notice required. j
In the meantime the fortress of
' AdrlanOple may fall and this is ex
pected to become the automatic soln- H
1 tion of the problem.
TODAY IN I
Washington. Jan. 27. Senate:
Legislative, executive and judicial ,
appropriation bill sent to conference
with Instructions to insist upon sen
ate amendment extending life of com
merce court to June 30.
Resumed consideration of Lever
Judiciary committee approved Nor
ris bill authorizing government to
seize imported merchandise controll
ed by a trust.
Appropriation of $50,000 for Pan
American Scientific congress in
Washington urged before foreign af
Immigration bill sent to conference
Considered District of Columbia leg-
Hearing on woolen schedule of tariff
begun by ways and means commit-
Representative Berger Introduced a
resolution for investigation of gar
ment induttry in New York
Shipping trust investigating com
mittee continued its hearing with BH
President Preston of United Fruit K
company testifying. Ijl
Passed bill substituting electrocn-
tlon for hanging as capital punish- IH
ment in District of Columbia. H
Delegate Quezon in speech denied BH
reports that Aguinaldo and other Pill- tH
pino leaders were Inciting rcolutlon H
In Philippines. IH
Denver. Jan. 25 Amos W. Grant. IH
receiving teller of the Pioneer State IH
bank and son of a director in the IH
institution, confessed today that he Kl
stole 1,910 in cash from the vaults B
Oi the bank Wednesday afternoon. Ho H
says he began taking the bank's BH
funds earlv in December, to pay for
clothing foi- hlmseir and Christmas BH
presents for his familv and friends. IH
He finally stole the money from the Bl
vault Wednesday, he said, in order to Bl
I cover the shortage in his account H
resulting from the earlier thefts. H
City, 27. Dr. B.
F Cunningham no came Here H
last night in a ! train to at- HH
tend Mrs. Willia: rriugton. mMM
of Assemblyman H. agton of Orms- BH
bv county. The run vas made in ret HH
oid time. Mrs. Harrington was vac BH
ciliated several days ago and blood
poison developed She is ::!so sutW- VWM
log of meningitis and there Is little f
hope for her recovery. I