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ipjjpatebcs of late jre published in Capital. gviKT BVENINO EXCKIT SUNDAYS. : ,,j i.\.\\ 11 No. H 2. I,BAFFIN 81 UNKNOWN 10 ANNAPOLIS lujor At Johns Hopkins Se- As President St. John’s Jt ge Attained Reputation j Football Player At Former ititution. 10? YKT ADVISED OF HIS SELECTION giiph V l> Magoffin, associate pr of Greek and Roman His it JnhiiH Hopkins University, dr official body of St. John’s H*n fur tlic presidency has not jjv bren advised of his election. gcourHe, it is not known here Ifr or not he will accept or de 'ir Magoffin Is not unknown to boh* On the contrary, he has |am: frequently, and has many | old Football I’lnyer king inforinnly today with a rep ltiv nf the Capital of his selec- V bead nf the college, I)r. Mngof id he was not prepared to make burnt in view of the fact that i not been officially advised of (rtion Cuing back to his stud irs however, he referred to the it: hack in 1905, when he was lute student at Johns Hopkins, lyed on the Hopkins football giinM Si John's, in which con lb Cadets cjme out victors by schdown. M these It ‘iter acquainted with I ifiiflln, he is regarded as a man j ft executive ability, as well (ni in every respect to take up i (tiff of piloting the future des- j of St John's. Mffllon Hell Ifecehed fact that the Hoard of (lover- ! n< Visitors of the historic col- j to enabled to find a competent hr to name as president of the ; turn, especially in view of the j • (’oni itntc.l On Vnir* 2.1 erland *2O Sedan Muir; fdaO.OO. Terms if de toial Motor Company MO WEST ST. m" FOR SALE! o— ‘ ! a good luisiness location street. Excellent oppor !f for live man. BOX 100, ITAI. OFFICE. r - GUIENOT’S towt onj Lunch Room NOW OPEN AV.E, & BLADEN ST. NOTICE! March Ist. 1123, and thereafter, AMERICAN ! I'KF.SS CO. will be located at 19 WEST ■ 1. i rinorlv Evening Capital Building. All Express :l r > C ompany will l>e conducted at the Above AMERICAN RAILWAY EXPRESS CO., INC. ~ COAL! :uers for summer delivery of our usual f RI.K BURNING COAL re now being looked. Phone r call for particulars. Parlett & Parlett Co., Inc. PHONE 123 \ Benina mMm Capital AGREE ON HIGHWAY FOB THIBP DISTRICT I Commissioners Fix “Butt’s” As One To Get First State Improvement 3 WERE RECOMMENDED l 1 The Board of County Commission ers. at its meeting yesterday, modi fied previous recommendations per taining to road construction work out of State funds allotted for this cepinty, in that one specific roadway In the Third district has been agreed upon I and recommended as the first to be constructed in that district. Origin ally the board submitted a recommen dation of three roads, and leaving it to the State Roads Commission to make a choice in the premises. The mad that has now been urged as the first to be improved is that leading from the city limits of Baltimore in a southwest direction towards Forman’s station, and known a3 the Butt’s road. Night Watchman For Eastport The Commissioners adopted an or der granting the request of a delega tion of citizens of Eastport for the employment of a night watchman, with headquarters at the fire engine house; providing necessary permis sion from the fire company be extend ed to the County Commissioners With this detail adjusted, the board will then proceed to fix the hours of the watchman to be appointed, and the periods at which he shall make his rounds. The board also approved the re quest of Eastport citizens for the in stallation of an arc light on Chesa peake avenue, the place of installa tion to be selected by the street com mittee of the village. FORMER CONGRESSMAN RECEIVES GOV. APPOINTMENT <B.v The I’rnMi.) WASHINGTON, D. C., Mar. 7. Thomas S. Crago, retiring represen tative at large from Pennsyl vania, has been appointed as one of the special assistants to the Attor ney-General assigned to the handling I of war fraud cases. ioeooooooooaoaoooooecooooo ! j NASH 1922! TOURING > c a o 0 Used but six months. Looks o O /} ci and runs like new. S7OO. Terms c t> if desired. * g o ° % Colonial Motor Co. £ c 240 WEST ST. m7 £ Q c ;Qoooooooooooooooooooaoooor ~milkT WOODLYN FARM DAIRY Pure Jersey Milk From Tuberculin Tested Cows. ¥t>K SALK AT JEWELI/S v*P! PRIDE STOKE O. KIDOCT. Ji; . Prop, phone 180e-F-21 'ANNAPOLIS. MD., WEDNESDAY. MARCH 7. .11)2.1. IffiHoF [ TffiMUß. IS * Campaign Will Be Waged In City And County—Committee Chairman Named i The Young Women’s Christian As sociation will hold its annual Budget Campaign from March 19 to March 23. Plans for the campaign have been made for some time and an Initial Gift Committee began work Monday. This committee secures the larger gifts that are sulscritcj for the “Y” work and hopes for a generous re sponse from every citizen that the committee will visit. Mrs. John Stra horn is chairman; and has the fol lowing committee serving: Mrs. T. E. Strange, Mrs. B. P. Dußois, Mrs.- Turner, Mrs. George Myers, Mrs Robert Moss and Mrs. Frank Hughes. City And County Chairmen For the teams which will be or ganized in Annapolis for the work during the week of March 19, Mrs. John B. Rippcre will be chairman, and Mrs. George Feldmeyc-r will be cha'irman of the county teams. The county work includes Eastport, Sev erna Park, West Annapolis, German town, St. Margaret’s, Arnolds. Mil lersville, Tracy’s Landing, Owensville and Galesville. Point To Good Cause By giving generously to the Budge* Campaign the people of Annapolis will have an opportunity to express their appreciation of the splendid work that the “Y” is doing in the town and county. The “Y” offers a program in which all girls and wo men of the community have a chance to find what they need and want for the expression of a fuller life. Mem (Continued On Face 3.) THIS YEAR’S NAVAL GRADUATES TO BE SENT TO BIG SHIPS Due to a shortage of commissioned officers in the battle fleet, a good share of the First Class at the Naval Academy has already been detailed to duty with first-line ships. Rear- Admiral Henry B. Wilson, superin tendent of the Naval Academy, has been notified that berths have been alloltted for 205 of the new ensigns. It was estimated yesterday that the navy lacks 1,300 of its normal force of commissioned officers. “Should 400 graduates be commis sioned,” the order sent Admiral Wil son said, “they will be ordered tc ships approximately as follows: Bat tle fleet, 205; scouting fleet, 165: special forces. 30. If less than 400 are graduated these figures will be approximated as closely as possible.” Detail of the new officers to the big ships will permit the department tc assign the more experienced officers to the auxiliary craft, where the re sponsibility upon JJie individual, offl-; cer is far greater'fhan on battleships I, BODIES OHiOllilll : DEPUTIES*! TOll (By Tht AwNwluled Press.) NEW ORLEANS, LA., Mar. 7.—The bodies of Wesley Crain and Wiley Pierce, deputy sheriffs missing since last Friday when they left Franklin ton to raid a moonshine still in the swamps between that place and Bot alusia. have been found, according to a telephone message from Frankiin ’ ton to the Times Picayune t<glay. A visit to the locality where the raid occurred revealed a destroyed still. A dozen persons living in the vicinity were arrested as suspects. The blood-stained clothing of one of the missing men was found in the home of one of. the persons arrested. NOTICE! Dr. Charles E. Mullan an nounces that his dental par lors, formerly located at 65 Maryland avenue, now are established in the Hays Building, 15 School street. m 8 WANTED! Local representative by State-wide sport ins organization. Man Interested it sports: SSOO investment required. Wit pay big returns. Will not interfere wltt present oecupation or business. Write oi wire I. O. BOX 101, BALTIMORE, SIP / Local interview will be arranged. m! ESTABLISHED IN 1884. Middies Will Cruise In Europe This Summer (By The AmwmM Press.) WASHINGTON, D. C.. Mar. 7 The annual summer cruise of the Annapolis midshipmen will take them this year to ports in North ern Europe, under plans drawn up by the Navy Department. The battleships Delaware. North Dakota, Florida and Ar kansas will comprise the training squadron. The detailed Itinerary has not been completed. ELKS TO ELECT CORPS OF OFFICERS FOR YEAR AND SEE MOVIE EXHIBIT A big gathering of members of An napolis lodge of Elks‘is expected to‘ mark the meeting of the order to 1 e held tonight when the aflnual elec tion of officers will take place. An added feature of the meeting will be an exhibition of moving pictures ar ranged by the entertainment commit tee of the lodge. Three reels show ing the development of the telephone industry will le shown, and In con nection therewith, Clarence L. Clem son, local manager of the Chesapeake and Potomac Telephone Company, will deliver a lecture explaining the various phases of telephone opera tion as the pictures are thrown on the screen. Another picture to be oxhil lted will be a demonstration of “The Four Seasons With tho Ford son Tractor.” this to le under the auspices of the Colonial Motor Com pany. SCHWAB, ILL, COMPELLED TO ABANDON RUHR Tltll* (By TH* AMorintnl Press.) PARIS. FRANCE. Mar. 7.—Charles M. Schwab has been compelled by ■he state of his health to abandon his trip to the Ruhr and unoccupied Germany and will sail for home Sat urday. Mr. Schwab was taken with an attack of grip shortly after leav ing New York, and was unable to get rid of the disease during hie stay here. Later he went to the Riviera in an 1 attempt to throw it off, hut die attack persisting, he has decided to sail for New York In the hope That the sea voyage will cure him. NAVAL SECRETARY AND PARTY 10 SE FEE! MANEUVERS The naval transport Henderson under the command of Captain Luke McNamee, sailed from Washington Monday night with Secretary Denby. Aiyniral Coontz, chief of naval opera and a party of sixty senators and representatives for Panama lay to witness joint maneuvers of the At lantic and Pacific fleets and battle , practice with the radio-controlled bat tleship lowa. The party plans to stop at Port au Prince, Haiti, and reach Calon about March 13. On the return trip stops will le made at Kingston. Jamaica; Santiago. Cuba; Guantanamo bay, for > inspection of the naval station there; Port au Prince, Santo Domingo and • Sarnana bay and St. Thomas, Virgin Islands. The transport is due back i in Washington April 14. : FORMEMMAN ; DES IN BALTWE : The body of Mrs. Harriet A. Hop kins, former resident cf Annapolis, who died yesterday at the residence of her son, A. W. Hopkins, of Balti more, from the infirmities of age, has been brought to Annapolis and the funeral will be held tomorrow aft ernoon at 2 o'clock from the resi dence of Mrs. Eugene Hopkins, 29- West street. Interment will be it Cedar Bluff cemetery. Funeral di rector B. L. Hopping hag charge o arrangements for the 1 obsequies. Mrs. Hopkins is survived by sb children as follows: Elisha Hopkins, James A. Hopkins - and Harry M. B. Hopkins, of Anna polls; Robert Hopkins, Edgar E Hopkins and Arthur W. Hopkins, o t- Baltimore. Two brothers and a sis “ ter also survive. They are: Thoma to McNew and Mrs. Mollie Burgess, o Annapolis, and Clarence McNew, o is Baltimore. -"'"i" f.-i 1 .'. 1 -u— '—Hgeas IVITIIM II GO OF FUNDS Outline Of Its Activities In Be half Of Unfortunates—De mands Heavy Now The work of the Salvation Army during the war is well known, es pecially ly the service men, but at this time of the annual appeal for funds in Annapolis, it will not be amiss to make a brief survey of the work of the Army in peace. Begin ning with the heroic devotion of Wil liam Booth in the slums of London in 1965,. the Salvation Army has grown to become the greatest or ganization In the world for the re lief or the unfortunate. What are some of its activities? Home Of Its Activities 1. The Missing Friends Bureau o' the Army finds hundreds of people who are supposed to he hopelessly lost. With an organization that ex tends ali over the world and a publi cation printed in 28 languages, it car roach farther than any other means Last year more than 500 persons were recovered through this Bureau 21 Rescue and Maternity Homes arc provided by the Army in many of the large cities, and its work among unfortunate girls is too woll knowr to need description. 3. Young Women’s Boarding Homes are a recent development of Salva tion Army activity. It is open ti any working girl without a home ii the city, who is employed at a smal wage. 4. Industrial Homes, employ mer who are unable physically or other wise to get work elsewhere. These men make over furniture, clothing O'nnttnnMt on Vmr* 3.) SMI'S CABINET TO HOLD ITS FIRST METING TOMORROW The initial meeting of Governor Ritchie’s advisory council, created by the reorganization law*, will be held tomorrow. The Governor plans tr have a meeting with his “cabinet* once a month. The council comprises the State Comptroller, State Treasurer, Attor ney-Cental, chairman State Board of Education, president State Board ol Agriculture and University of Mary land, Director of Welfare, Director of Charities. Director of Health. Director of Public Works. Commissioner of Motor Vehicles, Police Commissioner of Baltimore city. Conservation Com missioner, Commissioner of State Em ployment and Registration. ADMIRAL PRINOE, . CIVIL WAR NAVAL VETERAN, DIES AT 81 . * Rear-Admiral Franklin Cogswell Prindle, U. S. N., (C. E. C., retired), who served with the South AtlantU blockading squadron during the Civil War, died yesterday at the Naval Hos pital, Washington, aged 81 years. Disability incurred in the line of duty caused his retirement in 1901. since which time he has lived iu Washington, studying naval conditions and writing the “Prindle Genealogy,” which was published in 1906. Funeral services will be held Fri day at the Emanuel Baptist Church at 11 o'clock. Burial will be in Arling ton. Besides his widow. Mrs. Fidelia E. Prindle, three children, Mrs. Fran cis Gilbert, Roscoe and Harry Prindle, all of East Orange. N. J., survive. Born in Sandgate, Vt., he received his early education jn the public schools of that placed after which ta attended the Renssetaer Polytechnic Institute. He entered the U. S. Navy and was appointed third assistant engineer, later being promoted to the ' position of second assistant engineer, i after which he became civil engineer -of the navy. t During the Civil War he served in many engagements under Dupont and : Dahlgren, after which he served as civil engineer of navy yards and sta , tions. He was a member of the Am - erican Society of Civil Engineers, the . Institute of Civil Engineers of Great [ Britain, National Geographic Society, - the Loyal Legion, the National Genea s logical Society, the Naval Order of the f United. States, the Society Qf Ameri f can Wars, and was prominently iden tified with, Masonic orders. FUN FRATERNIZE: ' ' COMTBN. SLOGAN Rescue Hose Company Host At Successful Function Held Last Night i ✓ SPEECHES FOLLOW ‘EATS* The "Get-Together Meeting" and banquet given last night by members of the Rescue Hose Company in their luarters on West street was one of he most successful affairs of its kind ever arranged by the organisation. The quarters were crowded ty about one hundred representatives ffom tho *hree companies of the city, W'est An napolis and Eastport. The purpose was -to create a bet ter fellowship and co-operation be tween the different companies. The program for the evening began with i fine salad supper consisting of 'hicken salad, potato salad, vegeta ble salad, cold slaw, celery, pickles, olives, cofTee, ice cream and cake ol lowed by smokes. Music was fur nished toy Lee McNew's orchestra, which punctuated addresses along the lines of co-operation and good fel lowship. Following this was danc ng and song. William Weaver was caterer. “Tom” Basil Toastmaster President Thomas G. Basil acted as oastmaster, and addresses were made by the following: City Alder man John deP. Douw of the Third Ward, City Department Chief George T. Basil, representatives of each of 'he companies and others. Clarence M. White of the Chamber of Com merce, also of W’est Annapolis Com pany, spoke of co-operation along general lines. Solos were rendered by Bornard ones, William Alexander Basil and 'ames Crandall, all <of whom had o respond to encores. Dancing 1y ; larry Newton was a feature of th<- •vening. All hands were so enthused ovc: he success of the gathering that I s planned to get together at frc juent intervals. Abducted Physician Returns (By The Aftnociuted l’rntii.) OKLAHOMA CITY. Mar. 7.—Dr. D 'heston Goldberg, who last night was tducted by four unmasked men at Us home here, walked Into police headquarters today and told authori ses that he regaiued consciousness j while lying In a pool of mud about 13 miles from the city after having >een beaten and robbed. His face vas disfigured by a livid slash from •ye to throat. TO ASK FOR RATIFICATION OF lISAR.WAMENT TREATY • (By The Aeaeelated Frees.) PARIS, FRANCE, Mar. 7.—'The French government will ask th 2 Chamber of Deputies to vote ratifica lon of the treaty signed at the Wash ington armament conference, the min ster of marines told the chamber oday. ~ — : F- Notice of Postponement Because of the unseasonable weather, we think it best to postpone our opening until Tuesday i Wednesday, March 13-14 Watch for further announcement in Mon day evening’s paper. | THE LEADER - . ' 51 WEST STREET t'i Order Your Coal Now! t For Next Winter i ! 4 "f | We are ready to book Coal Orders for future deliver}-, subject r to the following conditions: viz j 1. That we will deliver same in the order received and a* coal j arrives. 2. Subject to price in effect at time of delivery. - PLACE YOUR ORDER NOW e and avoid worry later, t • The Henry B. Myers Company 49 WEST STREET PHONE 108 , ml* THE WEATHER? 1 Fair tonight and Thursday. Not much change in temperature. COMPRKHCNSITB LOCAL AND ftNWI SLEET STORM WRECKS MANIf \ ’PHONE LINES Annapolis Sheathed By Ice Early Today Hundreds Of Poles And Wires Down. Hampering Trolley And Motor Traffic And Communication. ll i NEW ENGLAND IN GRIP OF BLIZZARD The sleet that followed in the wake Of the snowstorm of yesterday played havoc with telephone tinea of the Chesapeake and Potomac Company, and as a result communication toy wire, both locally and over the trunk iir.es to Jong distant points, has been seriously hampered today. Traffic over the Washington. Baltimore and Ar.napolia Electric Rallwaya hat also interrupted to some extent be carse of wtre trouble. Telephone f>. Hard Hit The telephone company, however, suffered the heaviest damages. Clar ence L. Clenißon, local manager of the company, stated that several hundred poles are down in various sections of the county, the neighborhood in the vicinity of Blrdsville, 10 miles from the city, being particularly hard hit. Many poles along the Annapol(a-Bal timore boulevard also are reported down and across the highway, seri ously hampering traffic by automo biles. Frequent detours are necee sai*y In order to reach the city from Baltimore. Several motorists arriving in the city reported conditions such I thet three hours were, required to make the trip, whereas the normal running time is but one hour. Annapolitans awoke this morning to And wires, limbs of trees, and fC*fi(lnwxl On Pns* 4.) ST. JOHN’SeASKETERS 1 11 V PLAY COMPANK ¥ • • I Out of practice to some extent for | ’he last ton days, the basketball dnyers of St. John’s College are sa te 'voring to arrange a game with the ! tei m of Company "M,” of thia city, as a semi-climax to the season’s cam paign. The final battle will be with the quint of western Maryland Col lege, to be staged on the home court of the up-State aggregation at West minster on the,coming Saturday. The Methodists visited here several weeks ngo and took the measure of the | Cadets. The local coUegiana wIU, therefore, be out for blood on Satur day. The Cadets are hopeful of getting a game with Company "M" for tomor row afternoon or evening, to be play ed in the college gymnasium, feeling ‘ that such a contest will put them on edge for the battle of Saturday, j PRICE TWO CENTS.