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April 573. .
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OREGON: Tonight and Sunday fair;
gentle winds, mostly westerly.
Local: Trace of rainfall; notherly
winds; clear; maximum, 64; minimum,
40; river, 6.8 feet and rising.
ON TRAINS AND NKW8
STANOS FIVE CENTS
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SALJ3M, OREGON, SATUKDAY, MAY- 6, 1922. "
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instruction To Start 0n
i p,000 Project at Once;
j PI Add 200 People To
j ; new cannery and preserving
I -lit which will employ about 200
1 ami ;hl,.h thin ven'r will
iudle approximately 250,000
m of fruit, is to be erected In
ilium this spring by the Starr
Fruit company, a- large - Oregon
sacking concern which operates
lutein Portland, The Dalles and
The 'Salem plant will cost ap-
sroximately $75,000, Charles
Frost, a Portland official of the
psny, said over long distance
alephone this afternoon. Con
duction work, he said, will com
nee as soon as a certain lease
night by the company has been
Salem business men and bank
m today expressed .satisfaction
ilea they we're told of the move.
location Not Announced
tat where the new cannery
ill! be located is not definitely
bom, but it is understood that
Hgotiations have been made by
lirr company officials with the
Oregon Electric for property own
(i by the railroad at the corner
f Church and Mill streets. It Is
Slid likely that this lot, which Is
J the southeast corner, will be
The building, it Is said, will be
olone story and will be equipped
throughout with modern canning
achinery. ." ., '
The company expects to handle
proximately 1,000,000 pounds
ieherries alone and a large quan
tity o( these will be made into Ma-,
Hschino cherries to be sold to
toaleetioners and candy making
'Menus. It was said today that
to Starr company probably will
Minus its preserving operations
us year around. If this Dlan were
Mowed, it was said, quantities
'tie fruit would be stored in cool
i'ce for long intervals. ,
Begin Work Next Week
ancy fruits of various kindd
to be marketed by Hhe com-
' Mr '
I'nless the unforeseen comes,
"miction work on the plant
-voegin here next week, accord
s8 to opinions expressed here this
utraoon. Upon this phase of the
er Mr. Frost declined to com
ant . , : ,
ve expect to be operating in
B this summer and we expect
w W ODeratinc aa annn oa nnflfil.
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ear tne Starr company
Watiyea worked In Salem In con
-oa with the Salem Kings
ouctg company. This , year,
ever, it was felt that the local
u developed to such an ex-
' that a separate organization
"wd be advisahl
Officials of the company spent
wraay in Salem unH It la n n-
j ''Wood. Diana n iimii onri
Z uatlons made with a local
rw company for material to
j" wed in the plant..
Qlcott And Halvorsen
To Play In Movie. Roles
Governor and Mayor To
Appear In Home Tal
ent Film Sponsored by
Capital Journal. :
Send Your Name Now!
Names of those per
appear in "Listen, J
Laugh," must be in Tby
Journal office by noon
Should this prove 1;
Mr. Binney urges (
who are late appear
rest at a meeting to1
the Bligh theater M
Remember that ' c
who wish to be it
play will be filmed.
Ben Olcott, governor of Oregon,
and George E. Halvorsen, mayor
of Salem, were today added to the
list of those who will be in the
cast of The Capital Journal's home
talent motion picture, "Listen,
Look and Laugh," which will be
produced here next week by Har
old J. Binney, nationally known
What roles will be assigned
Governor Olcott and Mayor Hal
vorsen is not yet known. This will
be determined following a meeting
o be held Monday noon at tne
High theater, at which time all
persons who wish to ne in me,
cast are to meet Mr. "Binney in
"I want to urge everybody in-
A Lesson In Make-Up
x day. i sit it . i iin
'those vyv 4.1 v!Hy
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Modern Caravan Will En
ter Gates Tomorrow
Morning; 5 Consuls to
Harold J. Binney, producer-director of the moving
picture film to be produced here by The. Capital Journal,
demonstrating the art of make-up.
terested to attend this Monday
noon meeting," Mr. Binney said
today. "I realize that therf are
many persons with considerable
ability who may not have recent
photographs and who may yet
wish to be in the picture. These
persona together with those who
already have mailed their pic
tures, I wish to see personally."
Mr. Binney also announced that
all photographs will be returned
by him to their owners.
'-! little Girl Wanted
There will be 12 principals In
the cast of "Listen, Look and
Laugh," and the leading character
a youthful detective, is to be
(Continued on Page Seven.)
CIRCUS HOURS LA TE;
ELEPHANT SA VESDA Y
j J 'Mtion brought by the Law
I !, leaue of Oregon on the
j',, Ior tne recall of Fred A.
' iJa Fred Buc&tel. pub
' con"nis6ioners, has been
i JMni by letter received from
p- Hurst, attorney for the
, . by Luchtel this morning.
' njrt tf. 1 v,
to withdraw the com-
brought against the pet!
' 'a which it is charged
,., !bMands of the signatures
wjeries but reserves the
&!-, , tke action after the pri-
is l?Ction due to the ,act tna'
l' pa6e of the names or
Court Places Young
Dodge On Probation
Kalamazoo, Mich., May 6.
(By Associated Press.) John
Duval Dodge, young Detroit
millionaire, and Rex Karl of
Kalamazop were placed on pro
bation for one year when they
appeared before Circuit Judge
Weimer today for sentence fol
lowing; their conviction on a
charge of illegal possession and
transportation of liquor.
N WU CLEANUP
Peking, May 6. (By Associ
ated Press.) sweeping
.nental changes followed today tne
- i -nr.. rol Pit in
success or uenerai iv u
winning the miltiary mastery at
President Hsu Shi-Chang lssuea
, . j.- iDOiF Premier
a manaaie uidui"
Liang hih-Yi and ordering his
arrest. . ,,
Finance Minister cnang
and Minister or coiuuiu-.v.
Yeh Kung-Cho also were dismiss
ed and their arresi
General Chang isc
Manchu leader, defeated Dy vu
omnaien Just ended is dis
missed from his office of inspector
general of Manchuria.
Premier Liang nm i
i V I IfII 1B1U
been on leave for several months
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Chang Tso Lin w
The big Al G. Barnes circus ar
rived in Salem at noon today. The
reason for the delay was that the
lot in Eugene where the big circus
played yesterday was so soft that
the big wagons sank nearly oui
of sight. Forty-five horses and
all the elephants were required to
pull the blood sweating ' Hippo
mammoth cage out of the mire.
Not till Lotus herself was awaken
ed from her midnight slumbers
and coxed to come out of her cage
to lighten the weight was the cir
cus able to move the big wagon.
Tusko, the world's largest ele
phant, was brought into play
when the mammoth tableau
wagon, wedged in the mud up to
the bed, with one push landed it
on harder ground. Tusko was then
master of ceremonies and the bal
ance of the night he was on duty
Tusko. who cost Mr. Barnes
$5000, was imported from India
last year and is a new addition to
the Barnes circus. ;
Mr. Barnes, wno was a caller at
The, Capital Journal office today,
stated that Tusco had repaid, the
$5000 he cost last night in his
noble work. Although late in ar
rival, Mr. Barnes stated that there
would be two complete perform
The Barnes circus needs no in
troduction to Salem and although
the many thousands have waited
hours, it was well worth the wait.
And Barnes circus is bigger and
better than ever this year. An
other performance will be given
tonight on time. Doors open at
7 anel show stars at 8 p. in.
TODAY'S BASEBALL SCORES
R. H. E,
2 10 2
Now York -. ' 10
Hnhbell and Henline; Douglas
and Syth, Snyder, Gaston. (14 in
I. i .... 11 J. I
11 1 ' "
t,,,.,,!, 7 14 8
Aldridee and O JTarreii; uiaz
. n.i,nn 'llnwhnriU
'X.1T1T1 nduuiLuu, ..
where he has
TSmo-tein Kout Complete.
Tien Tsin, May 5 (By Asso
ciated Press. )-Chang Tso ta
defeat fast is becoming a
Hordes of Fengtien soldiers are
through- Tien Tsin some
cHriging to the onf.de. of the
,v,iied railway ;
- and filling
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tlT-nnklvn 1 17 1
nwkepr. Fillingim, uio"s
and Gowdy; Reuttner ana nuuB
R. H. E.
Boston - 0
7arharv. Johnson ana unarrny,
Picinieh; Pennock ana wane.
New York ...
Dhiladsl nh t A.
Mays and Devormer; Harris and
R. H. E.
Chicago .- - I
Detroit - Vi! it
Hodge, Leverett and Schalk.
Yaryan; Pillette and Bassler.
R. H. E.
St. Louis " I
Cleveland - 3 1
Shocker and Severeid; Covelea
kie and O Neill.
The Chemawa-Wlllamette base
ball game played here on Sweet
land field yesterday afternoon as
a part of the May day festivities
orbved to be one of the closest
and hardest fought games that the
Bearcat team has played In sev
eral years. It took eleven innings
of play before winner of the game
The run which gave Willamette
the victory of 2 to 1 came abrupt
ly when Atkins, Chemawa catchr
er. overthrew to secona on . a
forced play, enabling the Willam
ette runner to go to third base.
Center field recovered the ball
and again made an overthrow on
his peg to third wiiich made pos
sible the winning tally..
The game was peculiar from the
standpoint of the number of er
rors made by each-team and the
small score to which the game wag
Williams of Chemawa worked
himaelf out of a had hole in the
first Inning when he walked the
first three men, filling the bases,
and then turned around and re
tired the next thre- on two strike
outs and a putout to first.
R. H. E.
Willamette . . 2 2 4
Chemawa, , 1 S .8
Wearing her tno&t beautiful,
multi-colored spring frock, con
fident that her program is worth
while and well planned, Salem,
smiling, will tomorrow be gracious
hoste.sa to hundreds of visitors
from foreign cities members of a
modern caravan who will come to
pay tribute to Salem's beauty, be
come acquainted with her neigh
bors,' and be their guests on Blos
Salem is ready. The stage is set
and the city is prepared to enter
tain the hundreds to come in the
long line of motor vehicles which
will commence to wind its way
Salemward about 9 o'clock tomor
row morning. Officials of the
Cherrians, who are dn charge of
arrangements, said this afternoon
that all details are complete, . :
j Consuls. Coming
"This year's Blossom Day -will
be a far greater event, will be far
more worth while, than was last
year's, " one official said., "The
Ohenrians have made eyery effort
to see that nothing is lacking and
I art confident that the visitors
will feel their time has been well
Five consuls from foreign coun
tries--the British", Italian,"'French
Japanese and Chinese Have an
nounced that they will, with their
families, Join the caravan which
is - to move south from Portland
tomorrow morning. No less than
200 motor cars are expected from
the. metropolis and this line will
be- formally greeted at the state
fair grounds by high state" and
: ; , Officials To Speak
Among the speakers who will be
heard prior to the visit to near
by orchards will be Governor Ben
Olcott and Mayor George Baker
of Portland. A speech of welcome
is i to be delivered on the state
house steps by Governor Olcott,
OF ASSAULTING AND
MURDERING GIRL, 17
Grandfather of Dead Lass Looks on as 500 Neighbors
Apply Torches To Oil-Soaked Wood Around
Alleged Fiends; Trio Taken from Of
ficers; Confession Is Claimed
New York, May 6. Henry
Davison of J. P. Morgan & com
pany died on the operation table
today. .: . ;
Announcement of the finan
cier's death was made at 2 o'clock
at the Morgan offices. Mr. Davi
3on died about 1:30 p. m. .
A few minutes after the flash
of Mr.: Davison's death reached
the Morgan offices, the following
statement, presumably dictated by
one of the physicians, but un
signed, was received:
"Mr. Henry P. Davison died
shortly after the conclusion of an
operation on an infiltrating tumor
of the brain, which could only b
Mr. Davison was under the In
fluence of ether when the end
came. Only the white-clad doctor
and nurses were in the room with
him." Members of bis family and
intimate friends, Including J.
Morgan, were in the house wait
ing anxiously for word from the
(Continued. on Page Seven.)
Radical changes In the line-up
of the Senators for their game to
morrow with the Portland All
Stars were announced this morn
ing Jy Manager Jack Hayes, of
the local club.
Mike Miller has gone to the
Standard Oil team In Portland,
and Biddy Bishop will perhaps
not be in the game since he has
been exercising himself as a
comedian at the Cherringo.
'Husky" McKenna will fill the
position left by Miller, Johnny
Humphreys, will take McKenna 's
sack;, at second and Bill Ashby will
play some place in the outfield.
Keene or Lund will occupy the
. PLAYERS WIN TOURNEY
Although the tennis match be
tween the Washington State Col
lege and Willamette University
team, played here today was not
completed at one o clock, the Bear
eat team In certain of victory as
they had already won a majority
of the games. ,
Captain "Nibs" Moodhe" as
Hugh Doney won their singles
from C. M. Heald and Lewis Kor
ter, reepectively. Ed Huston, the
other Bearbat player, lost to Kar
roll Webber. In the doubles
Moodhe and Doney won from
Smith and Heald. Should Huston
and Moodhe loose in this after
noon doubles, the local team will
atill be the winners 3 to 2.
NO TAX RELIEF
Washington, May 6. The taxes
that would be ' nnposed by the
pending tariff bill would be as
real as those Imposed by the reve
nue bill and probably as great
from three to four billion dollars
Senator Simmons of North Car
olina, ranking ' democrat on the
senate finance committee, declares
in a minority report filed today in
"They must be paid by all the
people," the report says, "just as
those In the revenue bill must be
paid by all the people and not by
the beneficiaries who demanded
and got them. The people must
not only pay the taxes on imports
which go directly into the treas
ury, but they pay the resulting in
creased prices of all things they
buy and consume.
"Broadly speaking, the view on
the special interests who asked
these taxes and got them and of
the people who pay them, differ
widely, in their pralsement of this
measure and its erfect on the na
"So far as the special interests
are concerned, it goes without
saying the taxes imposed ara both
satisfying and comforting.
"On the other hand, the people
view this bill as a measure full of
mischief and- dangerous possibili
ties, loaded with innumerable bur
dens for them and their posterity.
"In these circumstances the
people will be satisfied' with Polli
ng short of a full exposure
through discussion of this at
tempted outrage inspired by the
desire to placate the subsidized in
terests at their expense. No con
(Continued on Page Seven.)
STILL OWNER IS
FINED $250 HERE
R. L. Wells, a rancher residing
between Marlon and Jefferson.
was sentenced to pay a fine of
J2G0 when he pleaded guilty yes
terday afternoon to a charge of
manfucturing intoxicating liquor.
Wells was arraigned before Judge
C. E. Unruh In the Justice court.
Deputy Sheriffs Bert Smith and
Walter Barber, who raided the
Well's ranch, found a '55 gallon
moonshine still and approximately
five gallons of liquor.
Wells was taken Into custody
hortly before 3 o'clock yesterday
Kirvin, Texas, May 6. (By Associated Press.) Three
negroes were burned to, death at the same stake here at 5
o'clock this' morning by a mob of 500 men following their
alleged implication -in the criminal assault and murder of
17-year-old Eula Awsley, white girl, whose mutilated body
was found near here Thursday night.
All three negroes were employed on the farm of J. T. King,
prominent farmer of this community and grand father of tha
dead girl with whom she lived, both her parents being dead.
Mr. King was present at the cremation and the mob leaders
are said to have obtained his approval thereof before lighting
the torches. , ' . "
The lynchtngs wore carried"
out deliberately. There was
discharge of firearms.
It was reported, however, that
the negroes were mutilated before
oeing tied to the stake. With th
exception of a few shouts and the
jcreams of the condemned men
there was little to disturb the
early morning quiet of the back
woods community. The lncinera
tlon look place on a small open
plot directly in front of two small
churches." One of the negroes is
4aid to have died singing a church
Girl'i Body Mutilated.
Kirvin is a town of about 500
inhabitants, situated in Freestone
ouuty, east central Texas, about
80 miles south of Dallas.
Mr. King resides at Kirvin.
Miss Awsley was riding her
horse home from the school which
ihe attended several miles from
Kirvin late Thursday when she
was attacked. Her body later was
found near the road with 23 knife
ivounds inflicted in the head, neck
ana cnest. jsews or the murder
jpread quickly, and late Thursday
a band of several hundred men
from Freestone and Limestone
counties and a large sheriff's posse
were scouring the neighborhood.
"Snappy" Curry," the first ne
gro to be led to the stake, was ar
rested when his wife told afficera
he had come with his clothes
covered with blood on the night
of the murder. Curry was taken
to Wortham and imprisoned in a
bank for safekeeping where it Is
(Continued on Page Ten.)
3 DECISIONS ON
Decision in three bonus suits
brought to determine the const!
tutionallty of different phases of
the bonus law, against the veter
ans' state aid commission were
given today by Judges Bingham
and Kelly of the circuit court, fol
lowing a hearing this morning.
In the suit of Fred K. Hollister.
n ex-soldier who enlisted in Ore
gon, but 'bo is now a resident of
California, to determine whether
or not he is entitled to the loan or
bonus, the court rendered a decis
ion In favor of the petitioner and
ruled .that the plaintiff was en
titled to either the loan or bonus.
In the suit of Sallie Carson of
La Orande, brought to determine
whetner or not tne relatives of a
deceased soldier are entitled to
loans as well as cash, the court
held that any qualified relative
under the bonus law was entitled
to the loan privileges.
The third case brought to de
termine whether or not the loan
or bonus applied for by soldiers
who die before payment, belongs
to the estate or is a personal mat
ter with the relatives of the de
ceased, was held hy the court to
be a matter of the laler Instance.
sustaining the demur, to the com
12 MEDALS GIVEN
300 SEEK HONORS
Twelve medals, six gold and six
stiver, were handed out to Marlon
vuuiiiy bcuuui pupiis uere mis hi-
ternoon at the close of the annual
spelling contest In which 300 Btu
dents competed for honors. -
Two medals were offered for
each grade between the third and
eight, inclusive. A gold medal was
given for the first price and a
silver one for the second.
"It was one of the most success
ful contests we have ever had, and
the pupils performed reunarkably
well," Mrs. Mary Fulkerson, coun
ty superintendent said.
Frequently the officials found
it necessary to select words more
difficult than had originally been
chosen in order to "spell down"
Medals were won by the follow
Third gradeMildred Hoeye, of
Kill City, first; George Sugal, of
Guena Crest, second.
Fourth grade -Hazel RIeckcrs,
of Scotts Mills, first: Paul Keber,
of Mt. Angel, second. 1
Fifth grade Mary Schlag, of
Clear Lake, first; Marie Walz, of
Sublimity, second. s'
Sixth grade Harry Jones, of
Stayton, first; Theiaa Starr, of
Seventh grade Jeanette Stone,
of Johnson, first; Marie Dunlavy,
of Brooks, second.
Eighth grade Theodore Wolf,
of Sublimity, first; Theresa Pfau,
of North Howell, second.
TRUCE IS ASKED
Dublin, May 6. (By Associated
Press.) The Dail Elreann peace
conference, after a session of two
and a half hours today announced
that two of its members had been
requested!" to arrange with the
respective army headquarters as
prolongation of the temporary
nice recently agreed betweeen the
revival republican army factions.
CLUB TO WORK WITH
COUNCIL FORMED HERE
A club whose purpose will be
to meet and work with official
representatives of the fifth ward
In the city council was organized
at a meeting held last night. H.
D. Watson was elected chairman,
and Mark E. Elliott was chosen
secretary. Last night's gathering;
was held at the Highland school
and J. N. Smith and George
Thompson, candidates for the
council, were speakers. Tbe
club plans to meet on Friday fol
lowing the first council meeting
of the month and to talk over
problems facing the alderion.
t . , H,on re written in
le space on the locomotives.