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Copyright, lniO, by The Ptm FaMUhlag
Go. (Th. N.w V.rk WrU).
NEW YORK, SATURDAY, JULY 12, 1919.
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OME. FACING STORM
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Jj EDITION jg '
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TURKS CONDEMN WAR LEADERS
WILSON BLOCKS
T
IS VETOED BY
NVilson Says Conservation of
Fuel and Energy Justify
Keeping System.
SUNDRY CIVIL BILL, TOO.
Latter Rejected Because of Pro
visions Affecting Relief to
Disabled Soldiers.
WASTtTNGTON, July 12. Presldont
JVVUson to-day blocked the repeal of
the daylight saving law by vetoing
tin Agricultural Appropriation bin;
carrying a rider for that purposo and
fat the same time vetoed the Sundry
Ctvll Appropriation bill because It
would, limit the appropriation of
money for tho rehabilitation and
training of disabled soldiers.
Doth Important supply bills, carry
ing millions of dollars urgently need
ed In Government activities and al
ready Ions dolaycd by. fall tiro In the
last ConsTCss, must now be repassed
without the features to which the
President objected or repassed in
present form over bis veto by a two
thirds vote in both Houses, whJch to
day seemed unlikely.
Republican Loader Mondcll said
that either bo or Chairman llaugcn
of the Agricultural Commlttco would
rnovo to pass the Agricultural bill
over tho President's veto. The House
voted 225 to 77 to consider the veto
Monday.
"I realize, of course the great .In
convenience which may ariso fti.m
tho postponement of this legislation
at this time," tho President said in
notifying tho IIouso of his re
jection of . the agricultural bill,
"but feel obliged tp'wlthhold my nig
jiaturo because of tho clause which
provides that on and after 3 o'clock
ante meredlan on Sunday, Oct. ' !6.
3019, next, tho, act entitled 'An net to
iJavo duyllght and to provldo standard
time for tho United States o und tho
tamo is heroby repealed.'
'1 bcllavo that tho repeal of tho
aot referred to would be of very grnve
' inconvenience to tho country, and I
think that 1 am Justified In saying
that It would constitute something
moro than an Inconvenience. Jt would
Involve a serious economic IftVJ.
"Tho act of March 19, 1918. .to. yave
daylight resulted not only rrpm a,
careful study of Industrial conditions'
(Continued on Second Page.)
CLOSING TIME
7.30 P. M. Sharp
on Saturdays for
SUNDAY WOULD
WANT ADS,
WontAclvcrtiscments for Tlit
Sunday World must be in
Tho World's Alain Office on or
before 7.30 Salurdnycvciiin,:
Poeitlvf'Jy no Advertisements will
be cccepted after thiJlime
8nd your Sunday Wor.'i Want
AOTcrtisement tn to.J.iy " uik
u'rs pi its publication.
DAYLIGH
SAVING
WOULD MEAN 'SERIOUS LOSS'
' !
PRESIDENT
RECTOR MUST PAY ALIMONY
OF $3,000 OH $1,800 MM E
Former Reslauntcur Faces Finan
cial Problem by Court's
Final Ruling.
now to pay ,000 a year alimony
out of an Income of tl.SOO is the prob
lem Uiat confronts George W. Ileetor,
tho restaurant man. Justice McAvoy,
in the Supreme Court to-day, handed
down a final, decree In Mrs. Bertha E.
Rector's suit for dlrorca. rantlnir her
plea ana ordering Rector to pay hri
$350 a month. Mr. Rector rocenUy
filed an affidavit Jn his former wire's
suit, stating that the total of his
yearly Income Is 1,800. Ife said his
interest In the rcstuurant which for
merly boro his namo lapsed on tho dis
continuance of the name.
Mr. Rector's oversight In paying the
referee is responsible for the financial
paradox that Is puzzling him. Justice
McAvoy, because the referee's report
was not filed with him, was forced to
fix the alimony at the sum established,
pending trial. IS50. Jt was said that
the referee had intended setting the
assessment at 100 a motith.
FINGERPRINTS ON SAFE
POINT TO CLERK AS THIEF
Brooklyn Man, Hid hi Store to
Steal Si, 3 10 for Sick Wife,
Police Say.
Tell-tale flngor prints left on the
door of a safe. Identified Max Morris,
of No. 175 Saratoga Avonuc. Brooklyn,
as a thief to-day according to the
.police. They accused him In the. Oates
Avenue Court of stealing 1,310 from
the safe of Louis Cans, of No. 1,310
Broadway, Brooklyn. Morris was held
without ball.
Morris was employed by Cans and he
is said to have confessed that he htd
in the store until after everyone had
gone last night They say he gave the
proceeds of the safe to a relative and
sont 200 to lU wife with a message
that he had found It on tho floor of
tho store,
"1 took tlio money becnuso my wife
is about to become a mother and wo
did not havo the money to pay the ex
pense," ho Is alleged to have told tbu
detcoUvcs,
SEVEN FIREMEN KILLED
' IN PHILADELPHIA BLAZE
Fourteen Others InjurcffXVlicn Roof
arid Walls of Building
Collapse.
PHILADELPHIA. July 1!. Seven
firemen are reported to have been killed
nnd nt least fourteen others wcro in-
jjured in n bluze that destroyed tho ve-
story vwuruhouso of Jacob Potash
Bros,. In the northeast section of the
'city shortly after noon to-day. The
victims were plunged Into tho Damns
' when the root and walls collapsed with
lout warning. About twenty-live lire
jmen. wore carried down In the avalanche
'of dobrla
I" i
1 trii l'riiiri-l Orrlliic,
WA.SIII.NUTON, Juiy IS The cy.li-
, poIte condition of uil crop o.' the
1 fulled Stated u; ,Iu. 1 ivuv J, I per
cent, above tliclr tan-yea:- iiviuase con
dition on that Jute, n coroiiared aim
j 1.7 per ent. above average un June 1,
!the (Department of Agii.-ulture un
. nounerd . Th: l.iuiuuivi i
cllne .n i.iiy iro3ic;t Uuiin; iha hut
, iw.ili
I tAuk rtKi.i.tNM tiuronr iki.
and. tf .huiv. fin. uod.. Disunion mu.
ili(keti - i 't. . u v
7
I
BLOW OF
Gardiner Hull, Beaten in
Office, Fails to Regain
-Consciousness.
POLICE SEEK TWO MEN.
Names Known,, but . Have Dis
appeared From Homes;
Alarm Sent Out.
Qardlner C. Jluli, senior member of
the wholesale stationery Arm of; Hull
& Dcpptsch, eo. 10 S Fulton Btrect
which la below what the police call
the "dcadllnu" died at 1 o'clock
this aftornoon in the Volunteer' Hos
pital, killed by four blows on tho
head dealt by robbers who stole 200
from tho strop box tn tho firm's
office.
Hull died without hayinr regained
consciousness and the police, who
had hoped to get a useful statement
from him, wcro disappointed. At his
bedside at tho end wore his wfo, and
daughter, (Mrs. Everett Jones, and his
partner, tho Rev. August Depplsch,
After the death of Mr.. Hull and
after a preliminary investigation by
Assistant District Attorney Joyce of
the Homicide Bureau, a general police
alarm was sont out for tho arrest of
Edward 0'Brlen, eighteen years old,
and Edward E", Palgo, twenty years,
who had been employed as delivery
boys toy the firm.
Theso boys the District Attorney
eupoclally wants to question, because
they aro the Inst iersons known to
havo been with Hull before he was
attacked. The homea of the boys have
have been watched since the dlscov-
erp of tho crime, but the watching has
been In vain.
Mr. Hull's partner said he left the
offlco to catch a 4.3S train, leaving Mr.
Hull In the office with Miss Mary
Smith, stenographer, and Palgo. It
was Mr. Hull's custom to draw tho
payroll money on KrMay afternoon.
Tho money stolen was In new 5 and
1 blUs. Miss Smith asld that when
sho left tho offtco the only persons
with Mr. Hull were palgo and O'Brien.
James Stacke, Shipping clerk, said
ho was the one who got Palge a Job.
"I found hlln wandering, money
less and shelterless, tn Rutgers Park
about two years ago," said Stacke,
"and induced Mr. Hull to employ
him.'
'Finger prints on tho hammer with
which Mr. Hull was killed are being
examined by experts.
The police description of Paige says
three fingers aro missing from his
left hand.
All policemen in tho greater city
wero searching to. day for two men
seen talking to Mr. Hull a few mln
utca before ho was attacked. Their
iiamcB are known and their homed aro
watched; but they have disappeared.
Tho assault oh iMr. Hull, who was
flfty-nlno years old, reuldcs at No.
731 Chauncey Street, Brooklyn, and
Is a deacon In tho Bushwlck Avenue
Baptist Church of Brooklyn, was un
usually brutal.
Tho blows were with ft heavy car
penter's hammer and fractured his
skull In threo places. Thrco blows
were ut tho buse of the skull uud
one on top' of tho hiad.
Quo blow on the left sldo had taru
j (Continued in Second Page.)
Vltr !' fttt- from III
U'OIU.1) UtoTAIIIWNI, -0
a Irj.ub Hum, trriatti ttiJ I'Mtion ie
t'Atued I'.t! N'.n CtAit,.. i. Ki;
TibU d'Uott ll.ua w. ,.., Ut
tu,f toor, nr uias,
I HAN
DIES
FROM
BANDITS
HAMMER
DAYLIGHT
ENVER PM CONDEMNED
FOR 18 CRMS DURING WAR
BY TURKISH COURT MARTIAL
Talaat Bey and Djemal Pasha
Are Sentenced to Die
With Him.
ALL OF THEM HAVE FLED.
Two Other Turkish Leaders
Sentenced to Fifteen Years
at Hard Labor.
CONSTANTINOPLE, July 12 (Aa
floclatbd Press). Enver Pusha, Talaut
Bey and Djemal Pasha, the leaders
of tho Turkish Government during
the war, were condemned to death
to-day by a Turkish court martial
investigating the conduct of the Tur
kish Government during the war
period,
Enver and his two leading asso
elates in tho young Turk Government
fled from Turkey several months ago
and their whereabouts Is uncertain.
DJavid IDey, former Minister of
Finance, and Ahisa Mctssa Klozlm,
former OheUc-ul-dslam, wore sen
tenced to fifteen years at hard labor.
The court-martial acquitted Itlfaat
Bey, former (President of tho Senate,
and Hachlm By, former Minister of
Posts and Telegraph.
Enver Pasha, son of a Polish father
and a Turkish mother, has for many
years been tho most forceful and
commanding figure In Turkey. Dur
ing the war he was fnr moro power
ful than the obese and inert Sultan.
He ruled his unhappy country, with
Prussian assistance, with an Iron
hand. About thirty-eight years old,
Enver for some years has had a hold
upon rho imagination of Turks such
as a nation sometimes gives to an
aged man who has spent u lifetime
In its service.
Un 190S, when an attacho of tho
Turkish Embassy at Berlin, he hur
rled from Germany to Join the move
ment of the Committee of Union and
Progress.
He led the revolution which de
posed (Abdul Hamld, the supposedly
Invincible despot.
When an attempt was mode to cede
Adrlanople to Grecc ho overthrow tho
Kiamlt Ministry and distinguished
himself by recapturing tho city from
the Bulgarians at the cloeo of tho
Balkan War.
After that, Envir was Minister of
War, sharing power with Talaat ne,
who was called tho "Glpsoy Minister"
of the Interior.
It will surprise some people to find
Djemal Pasha named with theso two
In tho above dispatch, his death hiv
ing been reported more than once.
Djemal was the third member uf
tho triumvirate.
To tho Germans Enver Paslm wns
known an the "Napoleon ol Turkey,"
to tho Engllxh as the "Satnn of the
Turkish Drama." Always In cIoju
sympathy with Uennaru ! wan hu
who mado Von dor tloltircoinmander
in-chlcf of the TurkUli Armtef.
l'ornirr Krrnuli Kntu Dim In I'ull
, I'rnni )liir.
WA811INGTON. July 12. Kdounrd
do 111. l.i', fiitJiuv heud ol the rn-rdi
Ulgh CoininUslon to this country, in
dcuil of Inlurlns received w Inn he fell
from tits Jiorse. the 'fc'rench Embuuy
u imunueu iMi-uajr uvni'. rwu, ,
LEADER OF THE TURKS .
WHO MUST PAY PENALTY
FOR HIS GRIMES IN WAR
ENVER PASHA
WILSON-HITCHCOCK
BREAK IS DENIED
FROM ALL SIDES
Statements From Tumulty aild
From Senators Put an End
to Unfounded Gossip.
WASHINGTON. July IS, Pub
lished reports Intimating thut there
had been . n disagreement between
President Wilson and Hunator Hitch
cock, Nebraska, who has been one of
tlie leading spokesmon for tho Ad
ministration In tho long Henato fight
over the league of Nations, were said
by Secretary Tumulty to-day to be
without the slightest foundation.
In a formal statement lemicd at the
While I tonne, Mr. Tumulty declared
tho Prosldont "deeply appreciates
Senator HltchcocTi's fine support as
tho pinking member of tho Commlt
tco on Foreign Halations and will, ut
tho curllfHt ponHlhln moment, seek an
opportunity to confer with lilm on all
phases of the Pouce Treaty.'"
HtatemontH also wore Issued from
tho, otllccs of Senator Hitchcock ami
Senator Swnnson, who, It had boen
rumored, might replace Senator
Hitchcock an the lending Admlnlslra.
tion supporter of the treuty
That from Senator Hitchcock's of
ftco said tho Senator would return to
Wnshlng'on frm SwaMpuroM, Mass.,
In time fur tho Henate session MunJjy
and that he had "nut r.'!lii(ulhed h'
intorcs't .11 the League nor had he had
! occasion to change hi mind v,th re-
- . . . . . 1 t.
SAVING REPEAL!
U.S.
F
I:
F
Reductions as High as 60 Per
Cent. Reporfed as Block
ade Ends.
PROFITEERS HIT HARD.
Large Quantities of Hoarded
Foodstuffs Sent to Berlin,
Where Prices Remain High.
WASHINGTON. July 12. With the
lifting of the blockado movement of
Amorlcun goods to German ports Is
expected to begin as soon ns licenses
can be issued, threo ships already
having boen loaded.
Tho Shipping Hoard has announced
that direct steamship lines to Ham
burg will bo established from New
York, Philadelphia, Boston, Baltimore
and South Atlantlo nnd Gulf ports as
enrgors become aval I able.
UErtLIN, July 1J (Associated
Press). In vlow of tho Impending
raising of tho blockade, tho Gov
ernment's recent action In reducing
tho prlco nf food staples Is forcing
food traffickers to get rid of hidden
supplies. As a result a sharp de
cllnn in prices Is reported from all
sections of dormany, tho most
marked dccrrasivi bolng In the Ilheln
Ish zone of occupation, where they
have fallen from 30 to 60 per cent
As stocks In occupied territory
apparently exceed tho demand, largo
quantities are being shipped to Ber
lin, where good prices still prevail.
Berlin will probably bo the last olty
to enjoy apprcciublo price reductions,
as much of tho city's supplies roust
bo shipped long distances.
It Is reported from Weimar that the
government will exercise active con
trol of Incoming wur material and
ulso exports. Tho lattor part of tho
programme is meeting with vigorous
opposition tn commercial und indus
trial export circles, where It Is main
tained that personal initiative would
bo moro successful abroad than gov
ernment control, The clerical organ,
Germany editorially opposes the In
jection of "bureaucratic compulsory
incisures'' into tho nation's transition
economics, and declares that German
commerce "needs freedom."
Cauncll nf Kite laane Instructions
fur 1.1 M I nit 1Mb lllockade.
PAU1S, July 12. Tho Council of
Five began Issuing instructions to
day on thu cessation uf tho blockade
against Germany.
Tho Ulg Flvo forwarded a note to
tho Germans to-duy lnforuilug them
that their ratification of tbu treaty
had boon accepted, and that the In
dividual Allied Governments would
tako steps to lift tho blockade,
Tho Council also started considera
tion of lifting the blockudo against
Itussla. its malntennnta being con
sidered most dilllciilt by the olllclal
ilccrcu nbollBhlng tho barriers uround
Gcrmuny. American dclegutcs ulso
held it wus not legal.
BANKER ADOPTS ORPHAN.
TnUri .HU-Vrnc-Olil liny tn III
lloiiu In Timiiilrn, Mrili'n.
David JuvrpU Murph), six yvurs old.
no longer In the orpliunuxo of the
Htnte Charlllim Kocluly. The boy, now
known us Uavll Aithur I'unU, Is on
til way to Tamplco, .Mtil o, where hu
will live In eomfortabl rlreunutanres
as the son of Din V. Font urvl his
wife, Kdlth Howie Fonts, Mr. Fonts
U 1'rosldtnt of the Tamplea Truit Com
pany. l,iyld Udi liorn April ... 1 91",, und his
parents I ,m) Avon iifti r thut daii lie
rvmaiired In tlio orMianusv nuts; lu-Jiiy
when HdODtlo i uji.ui Aeie uraiitii' Mr.
und Mrs. Fonts U tiurrogai (ioaalan.
Tit-three. left ImmixlUtuly tor. thslr
I LOAD
ORbERMAN POR
OOD
RE
DROP
TO DEATH
DIRIGIBLE OFF
WILL END TRIP IN NORFOLK; 1
STORM HOLDS SLSTER AIRSHIP
R-34 Diverted From Scotland by
Bad Weather There Slowed,
Down by Failure of Engine, ancjp
.Cannot Arrive Before To-Morrow:
PULWAM, NORFOLK, ENGLAND, July 12.Tlie weather was tSV,a
ufifavorablc. to-day to permit the dirigible R-33 to go out to meet the R-3,1!
a was Intended and-to-escort the Atlantic flyer iiomc. j.-.
LONDON, July ".12 (Assocliled Press').The British dirigible, j
R-34, on her return flight from the
360 miles west of the Irish Coast al
time (7 A. M.f New York time), to
by the Wireless Press. ' 1
Her position at that hour was given as 52 degrees 55 minutes north
latitude and 19 degrees 30 minutes west longitude.
LONDON. July I! fUnlted Press. 1" .
SMITH LEARNS TO GOLF
AND MURPHY TO FISH
Governor and Tammany Boss Ex
change Lessons and Both
Improve Rapidly.
tmEENrOHT. U I., July II. Uov.
Alfred 13. Smith has taken up golf In
a serious way, and with Tammany
Chieftain Charles V. Murphy as In
structor was said to-day to bo making
rapid progress.
trader Murphy long since graduated
Into the ranks of the skilful players,
and Is considered much better than
Bcnajor James A. Foley or Justice
Robert F. Wagner, who are regarded
quite good In tlio upper circles of Tarn
miiny Uiat have turned to golf.
But ss a fisherman Oov. Smith Is
said to have Murphy beaten both ways
from the ace, and In return for the
lesson In golf Is showing the Tammany
boss how to fish.
The Oovernor and Mrs. Smith and
Mr. and Mrs. Murphy came over yes
terday by automobile from flood firmiM
iinti ion ior ma
flshln
grounds at
Ith wm la
Montauk,
give .Mr.
angling.
wncru uov. bnilth was
Murphy
another lesson In
ARMY FOOD TO BE SOLD
TO PUBLIC BELOW COST
Cut of 25 Per Cent, on Corned and
Roast Beef and 50 Per Cent,
on Bacon,
WASI 1INGT0,N, July 13. The War
Department to-day announced the
prices at which surplus army food will
b sold to fhe public.
The prices set, It was said, average
about 80 per cent, of what the Depart
ment paid for the food. They repre
sent to the consumer a saving of ap
proximately 33 per cent on corned beef
and roust beef and a saving of nearly
SO per cent, on bacon.
ITALY NOW DEMAN3S
A SLICE IN CHINA
Sends Note Jo Peace Conference
Asking for Concession Held
by Austria.
I'Altlfi, July i:.-rThe Italian delega
tion Ims sent a no'.o to tho ,1'eace Con
ference naklng that Italy be given the
eoncrMlon at TKWln, China, that was
held by lilt Austrian, It bejame knows
U-oagr,
IRISH COAST: II
United States, was approximately
11.00 A. M., Greenwich meridian
day, according to a message received
The It-34 was M0 miles west of Lon? A
don lit 11 A. &t.. nrcenwleh l!m " "4
At it0 A. M., Greenwich time, the .J
H-31, flying at constantly lessening '. s
speed, was reported lens than 1,000
miles directly west of txindon. At
thut hour tho airship wirelessed her
position as 6:is north tatltudo nod
23:00 west longitude. Her rcursa was
- a ..... . ..n.'M
tiutui iv, cuai , ana sno seas niaaing , i-
35 knots,
Owing to alorms over Bcotland, the-'
Air Ministry wirelessed tho R-(
shortly before noon to land at Pul
ham. Norfolk (about 100 milea northV
cast of London), Instead of proceed
Ing to Fast Fortune. The croft wag
OXDCCted to r,-nrh T'lilham Ra, fl'
o'clock to-morrow morning, London' "1
summer time (4 A. M. New York
time). . -
The reduced opced resulted from s
disabled engine, as shown In the fol
lowing message sent from Ponta DeS '
gado, Azores : '-
"The n-3t, ut S.10, Greenwich time
(4.10 P. M, Friday, New York tlmcT,
Is 4,000 feet abovo tho clouds and go
Ing strong despito u disabled engine.". ,
We uro just about to descend to lock
at the sea. AH well."
It was assumed that the crippled'
motor was the one on the port centre
gondola, slnca that engine sustained,
a cracked water jacket on the trip io
America. The It-31 apparently wjij.
employing only two- engines, since
Major Scott, the commander, an
nounced beforo he started at mld
nlght Wednesday that bo woutd uSei
the two rear motors only If she enif
countered favorable winds. rt
The H-31 averaged 45 knots for
several hours after she left Mlneolnft' w
Lk I. and gradually Increased hjsrj;,'j
specu to an uvcrago or ev, even raax-i
ing as high as 90 nt one time. .After
the accident to her engine, the craft's
speed fell off and at 3 A. Mm Qrceif-
wlcb time (10 P. M. New York tlnaajT
when she was at 51.13 north latitude
30.00 west longitude, sho was making
only 40 knots. .
BROOKLYN CHAPLAIN &
KILLED IN hWm:i
. t tiv
UTTLU nOCK, Atk., July 11 UeuW
rr T 1 anlt,.n t c T.B.I.UU
At vitttii wi ksj v jntwVv Aiiyi i
Chaplain a If. O'Dowd of Brooklyn .'
Assistant Camp Morale Officer at CaMBl';
I'ihc, wrro insiaiuiy amcu 10-aay wnt
a plana piloted by Lieut. LepHu
struck by another maehlna frosa
Field. The. second' machl negate I
ii
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