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CatchM of late 1 ar e published in Evening Capital. ' i gHlu IVIKI IVHNINO EXCEPT SUNDAYS. ; — No. 164. If ION 10 (3 HON ITHERIiI TRIP jHomc A;;ain And Coacher f Satisficrl Over Succesr garbed First Extensive pry Away From Base g Undertaken. o It RICHMOND U. SATURDAY, 6 TO 2 , tw> victories stored . .against one marker on the j.klc of the ledger, the mid* Ern 's s<|ttad rcturn ithe \a\ ai \cademy yester jftrrnoon from their tliree na.'ioit <f North Carolina Virginia, the most extensive t ever taken by a Navy Members of the coaching sitt gratified over the sue jttaincd while on the trip. I cloning frame of the southern hi played against the llniver i Richmond, at Richmond, Va. Uy and the middies earn* p on tin* li nn end of a 6 to 5 Tin middies began their tri] y playing North Carolina Stat* l morning, and went down t( I s to 2. In the afternoon r they staged a “come back' Iwncd University of North Car I tc 4 riiij In frigid Weather ime at Richmond Saturday jiayed in frigid weather. Th with a more experienced •ere at the mercy of Snead in Kip; four innings, when errors IMion and commission permit km to score. Only two runt pmd. k tanned 10 of the visitors, bu touched for tO hits, three of itcre the result of slow fielding *r pitched a pretty game for th< ind was well supported except third and fifth, when errors en tl Spiders to register, weather conditions were bad t cold, sti IT breeze sweeptn,* l the field. riiet s work at third was par f y Rood, his one-handed stab o 1 inter featuring the game. His kse hit was the hardest blow i(tame. Mills at second put uj 'tame, int Hedenuan, at short dm fielding, with two errors li knees. * (f nnMni|p,F It,) P,| C o A.) FOR SALE! So <>()()!) LOCATION. <iM.i:rr sim'ahatk apaht ' Oi; • IIWHMKNT I'Olt ONE o I; l VI'S WELL. PART 1 INt.M mills CONI'IIiRXTIAL. ' I’Ats imvVpaXCY. ItOX 11. " T t‘ ornci:. a2 w7 Fail to Visit ' napolis and Eastport Com ' ai Exhibit at the East port M E. Church APRIL 10. 11, 12. (lesiTlptlon will be on t-'-iii luiiiU ami n-freitti m-uth mi sale. to. Seawall tickets, C3o. Elks! Installation Ot Officers -e meeting of the laulge on \ 4 at 8 P. M.. the offi r the ensuing year will be After the business ," r, K ;l * vul session will be A Elks are requested to •Signed)— W V. McCREADY. Exalted Ruler. . LOST! REMAN S GREEN GOLD 4 NEt HINT.. REWARD IF kNEI) TO EVENING ; ‘Ai (VFICE OR MARY *-x° hotel, GUIENOT’S 1 u *an/ and Lunch Room NOW OPEN AYE, & BLADEN ST. WANTED! ALES MEN Napolis territory. : r Apply H arles street ® e tween 7 and 9 P. M. Opening ll!3£ii Capitol. NAVY LACROSSE TEAM TAKES OPENING GAME ... _ Stevens Institute Outclassed By George Findlayson’s Mid shipmen Pupils TEAM WORK SUPERIOF Playing a much superior game In every respect, the midshipmen's la crosse team launched upon the sea son's campaign Saturday afternoon by administering a decisive defeat to the twelve of Stevens Institute of Hob< ken. N. J., 12 to 1. Displaying better team work, the naval lads forced the fighting and kept their op ponents on the defensive the major portion of time. The game was played in frigid con ditions of weather, similar in every respect to the Navy-Syracuse base ball setto on Wednesday. A biting cold northwest wind prevailed throughout, and the players forced tc don heavier than the customary togs. And the gallery of spectators like wise was small. Wilson Places “Buck” Rear-Admiral Henry B. Wilson, su perintendent of the academy, started the teams into hostilities, by placing ths little ball let ween the sticks of the opposing centre men, and he quickly cantered to the sideline bleachers, fearing that, he might get i rap of some sort, as the players began to mix thlugs up. The Mid dles assumed the offensive |at the outset and within two minutes of the start, Billings, who played a brilliant game all the way, netted the ball for the first score. The sailor lads, ai though playing against the stiff wind amassed 7 points before the visitors were able to count us a result of s clover shot by Sperr. This occurred within four minutes of the close of the first half which ended with the figures reading. Navy, 8; Stevens, 1. Middles Resume Alertness The second half found the middies again forcing the issue, and play war confined almost entirely In the zone ICuntlnn.il On I'nif. 4.* GOVERNOR NAMES W. K. CONWAY AS SECRETARY As had been forecast. Governor Ritchie has appointed William K Conway, of Baltimore, a former news paper man. as his executive secretary to succeed W. Oscar Anderson, Jr. who was also formerly engaged in the newspaper business in Baltimore. Mr Conway lives at 4030 Kate avenue Forest Park, Baltimore. His prede cessor resigned to become manager of the Baltimore l ranch of a well-known brokerage firm. Mr. Conway was engaged in repor torial work on Baltimore newspapers for 11 years, and last summer was ap pointed secretary of the Maryland Fuel Distribution Committee, serving that position until the dissolution o that committee two weeks ago. Dur ing the war Mr. Conway served with the Three Hundred and Thirteenth In fantry in France and was wounded at Montfaucon. He is the son of Mrs. Ella Keating Conway, and resides with her. BANDITS IN ST. LOUIS STAGE HOLDUP IN BROKERAGE DISTRICT (By Th. PrM.t ST. LOUIS, MO..'Apr. 2—Five or six men armed with sawed off shot guns held vn a mail truck in the busi ness section of the city, took a quan tity of mail including nine packages of registered mail, locked the driver and the messenger in the cage of the truck and escaped. The truck was on its way from the main postoffice to a sub-station. The holdup occurred in the middle of the stock brokerage districts. Postoffice inspectors said they could not deter mine stolen until a check had been made. It was said that there was no big bank mail in the loot. The Annapolis Garage WILL OPEN APRIL Ist TAXI SERVICE. STORAGE. WASHING W. I. OWENS F. L FOSTER IOC.-105 WEST ST. TELEPHONE 900. ■3 TORRENT! Furnished dwelling 83 Market street. For Juno We*k or longer period. Immediate possession. JUL IAN BREWER & SON. a2 HARRY POKE NAMED TO POST IN Off ICE OF STATE AUDITOR !< Announcement has been made by State Auditor Lewis M. Melbourne of the appointment of Harry Price, of Annapolis, as a dejfuty in the State auditing department. Mr. Price is a retired lieutenant of the Supply, or Pay Corps of the Navy, having been commissioned during the war when he was serving as a pay clerk. He is a native of Harford county, but has been a resident of An napolis for more than 20 years. H'.s home is in Southgate avenue. Murray Hill. For eighteen years he served in the pay office of the midshipmen’s store at the Naval Academy, and also "performed a short tour of duty at sea. He became physically incapacitated and was subject to a delicate opera tion on the head, from which he made a fine recovery. However, he was fin ally transferred to the retired list of the navy about a year ago. For the past year Mr. Price has been associated with the interests de veloping Bay Ridge property on Chesapeake Bay. Mr. Price will as sume his new duties immediately, which, it is understood, will enable him to still maintain his residence in Annapolis. EHIIIS¥ IQ IOST “TRAGIC FIGURE” IN EUROPEJEPORT SAYS Tha P % YORK, ENGLAND, Apr. 2 - Reports of a serious disagreement letween former Emperor William and Prin cess Hermoine, his bride of a few months, which have cropped out fre quently since the first of the year, were revived today by the Doom cor respondent of the Yorkshire Evening News. The correspondent states that he has learned from a “singularly well informed source” that the e# Kaiser and his wife do not live to gether. The ex-Emneror's life is reporte to bo “very solitary” and his estab lishment “very simple” for “althougb his private means are still ample they are not under his control.” The correspondent describes the Emperoi William as “one of the most tragic figures in Europe.” Supt. Fox To Address Davidsonville Club George Fox, County Superintendent of Education, will address the Wo men’s Club of Davidsonville and its guests on Wednesday, April 4. on the ways of “Helping Our Public School.’ ‘ The club cordially invites all the wo men of the neighborhood to attend thr meeting, which will be held at 2:30 p. m. WEATHER NOT DAMPER TO CHILDREN BENT ON ROLLING EGGS Blustery winds and low tempera tures proved not the s’ightest hind rance to the uproarious enthusiasm of the hundreds of children who gath ered in Cedar Park to roll their Eas ter eggs today. From all sections of the city they gathered in groups, many accompanied by mothers or chaperones, and malSe the trip to Ce dar Park afoot or in motor convey ances. Throughout the day their joyous shrieks rose above the whistling of the wind ami the gay colored prod ucts of their Easter baskets dotted the green slopes of the suburb like premature flowers of extraordinary brightness. Games and picnic lunches also featured the celebration, the young folks enjoyed their holiday re spite from school with all the care free gaiety such holidays are wont to arouse AMERICAN WOMAN. YET UNIDENTIFIED, DIES IN LONDON (By Thr Aniwlntfrf PwO LONDON. Apr. 2—An American woman, believed to be Mrs. Jessie Mae Hellon Bowie. 48, and possibly a resi ! dent of San Francisco, died suddenly ; Saturday night at a hotel in the West End. The authorities have been un able to identify her further, but she was apparently well to do and is re j puted to have Teen the wife of an American millionaire. ESTABLISHED IN 1884, i_ ANNAPOLIS, MI).. MONDAY, APRIL 2. 11)23. FINE MUSICAL J SERVICES MARK JOKOUSEASTER Churchgoers Turned Out In Large Numbers Despite Rec ord Cold Weather That Brought Forth Fur Coats Atop Of Spring Finery. . .. 7^ ORATORIO RENDERED AT CALVARY CHURCI The coldest Easter on record in no wise dampened the ardor of the crowds of churchgoers that filled all the city's places of worship at the various services held yesterday, but the feminine part of the throng sal lied forth in fur coats Instead of the spring finery that should have been worn. Easter hymns and anthems were sung in all churches, and many of them had elaborate musical pro grams. * Oratorio At Calvary The eighteen members of the choir of Calvary Methodist Church gave Spohr’s oratorio. “The Last Judg ment.” to a packed congregation at last night's service at the church Rarely has the auditorium been filled to capacity for a similar occasion, bui the difficult music of the oratorio and its inspiring message was worthy the ' tribute. All the solos were well given and sonic with unusual beauty and understanding, the powerful bass solo “Thus Said the Lord.” being particu larly noticeable. The soloists were: Sopranos. Miss Rullman. Miss Wilson Mrs. William King and Mrs. W. M Feldmeyer; alto, Mrs. W. Shenton; tenors. Prof. W. Olivet, J. Wilson, Dr J. C. Joyce; bass. Prof. W. F. Shenton H. Snyder, H. Sadler and W. M. Feld meyer. The organist. Prof. CTH. Rawlins played the scofe of the oratorio with masterly style and artist-v vat de serves the highest praise. His inter pretation of the many dramatic pas sages was excellent, and h : s support of the choruses and solo parts at all times sympathetic and adequate. Great credit for the success of the evening’s program is due to W. Mor (ftißtlmifil On ‘SOLDIER’FLEi FOR DE RHODE DENIED; HELD FENDING EXTRADITION (Bjr The Associated Press.) NEW YORK. Apr. 2—His word “ar a gentleman and a soldier” that he would not attempt to ecaape failed to guin freedom today for Louis Rem sen De Roode, of Baltimore. He was cap tured Saturday in a Riverside Drive apartment, disguised as an old man. and held for extradition to Baltimore. His counsel, informing the court that De Roode had been a major in the Marine Corps during the war, asked for his release until the extra dition papers arrive from Baltimore. “As a gentleman and a soldier, rav client gives his word he will go back to Baltimore and face his accusers.” the lawyer said. “He has already re turned 125,000 in cash and SIO,OOO in bonds of the amount that he is alleged to have stolen, and the indictment only charges theft of the sum of $6,300.” Magistrate Corrigan willed that he had no power to release a man held as a fugitive from justice. Raise For More Wool Workers (By The .Associated Press.) MARTINSBURG. W. VA.. Apr. 2. A wage increase of approximately 10 per cent, effective at once, was an nounced here today by two woolen companies. Four hundred employees arc affected. nERUIu' GUILTY OFGONSPIRRGY hT The 4*sAClat*4 P* BALTIMORE. Apr. 2.— <5. Graham Archer, member of the 1 ankrupt stock Irokerage firm of Archer, Har vey and Company, and F. Berne Wil son, a customer of the concern, to day were declared guilty of conspi racy to defraud customers prior to the failure. They were tried before Judge Epstein in criminal court with out a jury. Date for the trial of Arthur Gordon, office manager of the concern, on similar charges has hot ■ b een announced. The firm fdiled in December. 1921, l with liabilities of approximately $360,000, assets about $70,000. \ HEART STROKE FATAL TO WIFE OF SENATOR A. THEODORE BRADY Mrs. Florida Malone Brady, wife of State Senator A. Theodore Brady, died suddenly shortly after noon today at her residence, 211 Han over street. Heart failure was the" direct cause of death, although Mrs Brady had Leeu indisposed for sev eral weeks, suffering from bronchial trouble. Mrs. Brady was a daughter of Judge Malone, of Quincy, Fla. There are no surviving children. Arrange ments for the funeral have not been completed. To Elect Vestrymen At St. Anne's Church There will be a meeting of the qualified voters of St. Anne’s Church this evening at 8 o’clock in the Guild Room of the church to elect four ves trymen. Jouron Rites Deferred Because of delay occasioned by his mother in reaching Annapolis from her home in Kewanee, 111., funeral services for the late Mark M. Jouron which were to have 1 een held from St. Mary’s Catholic Chtirch this morn ing at 9 o’clock, have been deferred until tomorrow morning at 9. GOLDEH WEATHER AGAIN OYERSFREINE WEST 111 IE EAST fTtv WASHINGTON. D. C.. Apr. 2 Cold weather again is overspreading the northwest and the Ohio valley and lower Lake regions will experience a return to low temperatures. After an Easter, which in many sections was the coldest ever record ed, generally milder weather prevail ed in the Eastern states today and indications are that still warmer tem perature will come tonight in the territory bordering the Atlantic. P wide disturbance however, is center ed over Colorado and pressure ir high over the eastern and southeast ern states, the Mississippi Valley and the Rocky Mountain' region. Thirty-five stations reporting to the Weather Bureau yesterday and this morning, registered the lowest tem peratures ever recorded in April. A reading 14.9 degrees here, was with two exceptions, lower than any temperature recorded during the winter. ADOPT RESOLUTIONS UPON DEATH OF T. E. STRANGE. MERCHANT Annapolis Chamber of Commerce, at a recent meeting, adopted the fol lowing resolutions upon the death a few wrecks ago of the late Thomas E Strange, prominent merchant and member of the Chamler: “Whereas, Death having come among us and taken from earthly toil our friend and member, Thomas E Strange, who while with us was ever ready to serve, and was truly loved admired, and held in the highest es teem for the many splendid traits of his character, his loving and unself ish disposition and his willingness at all times to aid his fellow-man or make someone else happy, there fore be it “Resolved; By the Chamber of Commerce of Annapolis. Md.. that bV the death of Thomas E. Strange th’.s Chamter has sustained the loss of one of its most esteemed members; the community one of its most use ful and energetic citizens; and his family a loving husband and father. “Resolved; That the sympathy of . this Chamt er be, and the same is hereby extended to the family of our departed member in their lereave ment, knowing that our Heavenly Father, who shaoes the destinies of our lives will take them under the wings of his great love and give them that peace which passeth human un derstanding. > “Resolved, That these resolutions si be spread upon the minutes of this -j Chamter and a copy be transmitted E to the family of our deceased mem i ter, and also published in the local t press. “LEON STRAUSS. “DENNIS THOMPSON. “THOMAS G. BASIL, “Committee on Resolutions.” GIRL PUZZLES POLICE BY STORY Of POM Mexican Miss Says She Swallow ed Dose After Ejection From Chapim Apartment INFATUATED, SHE SAYS (Hy Thy AMorlutnl Pram.) HOLLYWOOD. CALIF., Apr. 2.—P young woman, saying she is 15 year: of age and claiming acquahitanc' with Francisco Seranno, Mexicat minister of war, and Pedro J. Alniada Inspector-General of Police in Mex ico City, interested police, surgeon: and newspaper men today with dec larattons of having swallowed poisoi after having been ejected from th< bedroofn of Charles Chaplin, motioi picture actor. Tells Story Of Infatuation She gave the name of Mrs. vMarin Vega, of Mexico City. While n< traces of poison were found, th movie comedian, in whose car sh was brought to the hospital, told o several entrances effected to hi house through ruses. Her story wa of infatuation with the comediai whom she had seen in moving pic tures in Mexico City, and unsuccess ful attempts to see him at the studir followed by gaining entrance to hi residence while he was out and rc maining in his bedroom until discov ered there by a Japanese servant who held her until the arrival of Mr Chaplin, accompanied by Pola Negri his fiancee. Entered House Second Time The girl was induced to leave afte a brief talk with Chaplin, but return ed a second time and after bein; put out said she purchased poison a ■> nearby drug store and once mor entered the Chaplin residence. Induced to enter an autcmotile, sh< collapsed, saying she had swalowe' poison. She was rushed to the re ceiving hospital, but surgeons ther< after an examination shook thei; heads and placed a question mark o* the story she told. PLANS’UNDER WAY FOR COMMERCIAL EXHIBP Arrangements are well in hand fo ♦he Annapolis Eastport Commercia Exhibit which is to be held at th Eastport Methodist Episcopal Chure' under the auspices of the Men’s Bibl CNass April 10-11-12. Nearly every merchant in Anna rolls .and Eastport has entered th exhibit. Articles of every descrip t on will be displayed with the nanu of tho merchant or business firr/ contributing the same. . These will be on exhitit for three nights and will 1 e sold to the highest bidder the las j night. This will be a most splendb j means of advertisement for the mer chants and business men of the com munity lecause the exhibit will b visited ly a large number of th; people of the county. A large number of churches an fraternal organizations of the counts that have received invitations have notified the chairman of the exhibii that they would be present. A grea many tickets have also been sold it: the community. The price of admis slon to the exhibit appears on the front page of 'the Evening Capital. In addition to the exhitit a lunch room is being fitted out where ligh' lunch and refreshment will be ot sale. Any merchant, business or professional man who has not entere the exhibit and desires to do so should call Annapolis 744 W for par ticulars. AUTO TRUCK OVERTURNS WHEN WHEEL GOLUtPSED 1 Collapsing of a front wheel on a ! i Ford delivery truck of the Mayer - hofer Bakery, caused -a smashup on West street at 2:30 o’clock this aft • ernoon. The truck, driven by Clar-'" ‘ ence Sutton, was proceeding east on 1 West street, at a moderate rate of ■ speed, according to the driver, when, suddenly the wheel gave way, caus i ing the dray to collide with a Nash ; j touring car belonging to C. Ritchie 1 i Winterson and which was parked near ■ j Winterson s garage. 1 The truck overturned. Sutton was thrown to the street but escaped with only a slight bruise on the knee. Dam ages to the touring car consisted of a broken front wheel and one fender badly bent. THE WEATHER: * Fair and much warm er tonight. Tuesday in creasing cloudiness. COUPBEHKNBIYB LOCAL AND QINIftAL NNWt. PRICE TWO CENTS. WHITE Nil IS SHOT TO DEATH AT MEADE JCT. Walter Smith And Edward Brooks, Quarrelled Over Hog, It Is Said. And Latter Fired Revolver, Killing Him In stantly. WERE WALKING ALONG ROADWAY TOGETHER Walter Smith. 27 years old, a boiler, maker by occupation, but who lived on i farm place in the Fourth district In he county, was shot and instantly ’tilled by Edward Brooks, colored, xime age, ns the result of an alterca* ion on a county road near Cump Vleade, at 12:16 o’clock today. Sheriff larry T. Levely was notified of the raged.v and left the city immediately ).v automobile for the scene. Quarreled Over Hog, Report Details of the murder have not been earned here, but it is understood to lave resulted from a quarrel be wcen the two men. according to the widow of Mr. Smith, who is prostrated by grief. It is said there had been ill feeling between the men for several months. Today, it is said, they quar reled over possession of a hog, and as a result the negro whipped out a re volver and shot Smith in cold blood. Tho white man died instantly. The tragedy occurred on a road near Camp Meade Junction on tho Washington, Baltimore and Annapolis Electric Line. State police otfleers, who were in the vicinity at the time, captured the negro, it is understood, and he is being held pending the ar rival of Sheriff Levely. PITTSBURGH RAISES PAY SCALE OF LABOR ALL DOWN THE LINE *** T1 >* Pm<.| PITTSBURGH, PA.. Apr. 2—A vare increase for building trade voikers in Pittsburgh ranging from 0 to 25 cents an hour was announe- J today by employers’ associations. The pew scale reads: Painters, $1.25; bricklayers, $1.40; •.tone cutters and stone masons, -1.25; structural iron workers, $1.25; lod carriers, $100; common labor ers. 60 cents, (after July 1) 70 cents. :T0 DISCUSS FRENCH POLICY IN THE RUHR “The French Policy in the Ruhr” will to discussed in connection with the program of the University Club at the regular meeting of the or ganization to be held in McDowell •Hall, St. John’s College, Thursday evening. The speaker will be Daniel Jor Tan, assistant professor in the de partment of modern languages at the Naval Academy. Another interesting topic to be treated is “Petroleum,” by Captain John Halligan, Jr., of the Navy, in charge of the Engineering Experi ment Station at the Naval Academy. BUSINESSCENTERM GHESTERTOWN, MD., DJP BY FIRE (By Th* Associated Press.) CHESTERTOW’N, MD., Apr. .2. Destruction threatened the business center of this city today when sparks blown by a high wind from four burn ing buildings near the Pennsylvania railroad tracks caused half a dozen minor fires to start in various sec tions of the town. Large oil tanks located near the ’ first fire were saved from ignition , only by the strenuous efforts of the ■ local fire companies assisted by two i companies of firemen from Centre : ville. Spicher’a Garage and the ware house of Massey and Kilbourne were i destroyed. t After a t wo-hour fight with the - flames, the fire chief announced that i the blaze was under control. Total : | damage will range between $26,000 and $50,000, It ia thought.