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MONDAY, OCTOBER 30, 1916
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i \V I" t 'I.*1 V'l" In >rw York riiy Nrw.rB,
()>!'. V L> I ,lrr*rv .'Ity an.l Hobaikeo
Would Be Executive
First, Not Party
TO PICK CABINET
OF NATION'S BEST
Would Guard Interests of
Whole People at Home
?An Executire reaponslbla to the
whole nation; a Cabinet chosen from j
the ablest men in the country; a tor- \
eign policy that stands vourteously but;
firmly for American rights; a flag that j
protects the American in his lawful;
rights wherever legitimate business j
m.y Uke him; preparation for trade
competition to protect American work- j
ingmen .nd business men; government;
oversight of business which will elimi
nat* abuses; a domestic policy looking j
toward industrial peace and to sound j
and permanent prosperity, based on the
development of our trade and the build- j
ing up of our lndustries"?these are'
the things to which this country may '
look forward after March 4 next if
Charles E. Hughes is elected.
Mr. Hughes. in what he termed "my
conception of the Presidency," outHned
these policies yesterday as the things
he stands for. characterlzing them as
the milestones of the road he purposes
to travel after his election.
Mr. Hughes states that hia concep?
tion of the Presidency differs abso
'.utelv from that of Mr. Wilson. Mr.
Hughes holds that the President is the
administrative head of the povernment,,
nr.d that Mr. Wilson looks on the Presi-1
dent as primarily the politieal leader
and lawmaker of the nation.
The Republican candidate charges
that the Wilson Administration has put,
untry further on the road to a
class- war than it has gone in a genera-,
bofora. It has aaaomed, he says,1
abor and capital are natural (
? r.emies, and as a result a monument:
-.* has been raised by
the Administration, which, 'f it is con-]
in power. will end tn a class war. j
Promises Efficient Cabinet
lughes's statement follows:
ection Day the
BB people are entitled to a sum
l things I have stood for in i
?:mpaign. as they are the things
nd for as President.
"No man can tell in advance what
eted demands the next four
mav present. but one whose con- ;
c-p'.ion of the President's duty rests ?
fundamental principles can de
re sinceritv how the ,
f administration would be
?hed and in what spirit they
would be solved.
?:;an eharged with the duty of
I goal knows that the
road to it is found in following that
pa*h which sound judgment and c'.ear
open un s*'P by Btap. I can
show the road I expect to travel.
"I p, ? of all to start right.
nt is primarily an execu?
tive. It ia his supreme dutv to attend
? ( the nat;
guard -xipate its
"The flrat act of a President who
takes ? 'his duties is to call
f.hout him the ableat Cabinet the coun
trv can furriish. men who can deal with
? ational and do
will eoafroat us
in the l
Will He Executive J-'ir-t
"Mv eoaeaptioa of the
diffara abBBlataly from that oi Mr. Wii
son. I I00B bbbb tba PraaldaBt as the
ra r-ad of the government. i
He looks upon the President as pri
? eal leader ar.d law
"Ir. the two df partmen's of govern- j
touch:ng our foreign ,
- .? Departai?ai of Bta!
the Leparw- Navy he chose
?*nom hc knrw to be whollv un
? x.gn.cv. I ran a'".ir<> the countrv thnt
anv administration under n
. t the
ry can BBPI ,
:d we are to trave.
, . though we
baxardi are tbrowfl
B*f BB*B* by n
al n;i, TheBB ail rise out of
- ?s overw'
i thi Pri ident'a
doty u ',f '''"*
' ? '? ,;'''
that paaca by
in law, but
bBTfl ;. r-a-ht tO
Lajlaai faaes Qaeet ironger
? ra ",? tret ta Iaa** Ifl tba next
- an laborli .
ofa naw Europe
- - ? bapaoB
/..tion ??'. rrani
. l.nn.n.y */< seekiPg to
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8*8 *f the?' "< ')?
Cajwtt*.** mo tmot 8. ?alttana 8
WHITE HOUSE TULIPS
PAWN OF CAMPAIGN
Mrs. Wilson Plants, but Mrs.
Hughes May Enjoy Them
'F*r*>m The TrlMjna Bureau *
Washington, Oct 29. ? Democratic
tourists who watehed gardeners place
plump tulip bulbs in the White House
garden yesterday declared it showed a
prodigious amount of faith and hope in
Mra. Wilson's heart in her husband's
reelecMon, while Republicans passing
that way aaid they conaidered Mra.
Wilson a very generous person to start
to beautify the gardena for the benefit
of Mra. Hughea.
Whether Mra. Wilson la haring the
bulbs aet in the garden for herself or
for Mrs. Hughes is a question which
will be answered by the November
election. The bulbs are for apring
blossoming, and unless 1917 presents
an unusuaily early spring the beautiful
Holland tulipa will not put forth their
blossoms until after the inauguration
on March 4.
At any rate, the tulip bulbs are there
by the thouands, and as a aun-browned
farmer put it yesterday:
"Mra. Wilson will enjoy them If ahe
ia there and Mrs. Hughes can pull them
up if ahe does not like them."
RECORD OF MISTAKE
KEPT 4,200 YEARS
Dr. Langdon, at U. of P., Reads
Ancient Rebuke to Slave
U'y T?le*raj>h to The Tribune.]
Philadelphia, Oct. 29.?Dr. Stephen
Langdon, of Oxford Un.Yflnit*/, haa
been appointed curator of the Babylo
nian section of the University of Fenn
sylvania, where he will catalogue and
attempt to decipher the thousands of
Sumerian and Babylonlan tablets.
He haa dec.phered a letter written in
clay 2,300 years before Christ. The
letter was written by a master to his
elave in archalc Sumerian characters,
and rebuked the slave for atupidity in
getting the worst of a deal in the flour
Ar. "exercise book" of a boy who at
tended a preparatory school near the
temple of Xippur has also been de
ciphered. The "exercises" were ap
pareru'y ? p.irt of the hoy's course in
spelling, nnd show that youti.
? to spell by the syllable
FIANCE HURT IN AUTO
Car Plunges Over Embankment,
Injuring Henry G. Gray
[Ut IWafl-rflffa la The M
Beverly, Mass., Oct. 29.-Henry G.
Gray, of New York, suffered a cut
over the eye and a ahaking up when
an automobile in which he was riding
with Miss Edith Deacon, hia fiancee,
went over an embankment near the
Denegre estate, at West Manchester,
Deacon was driving the car
it skidded and rlunged down the
embankment. Both occupants were
thrown from the maehine, but Miss
Deacon aacaped injury. The car was
Miss I'eacon is to become the bride
of Mr. Gray on November 9.
MRS. BELMONT GAVE
WOMEN'S PARTY $25,000
John Milholland Next with
$5,000 to Fight Wilson
Chicago, Oct. 29. A partial list of
campaign contributions to the National
Woman's party, which is opooflfld tfl
President Wilson, was made public to
Among the contrihutors were Mrs.
O. H. P. He'mont. New York, $25,000;
Mrs. PtobC A. Hcarst. $1,000; Mrs.
. ',i Crocker, San Krancisco, $1,00(1;
John Milholland, father of Inez Mil?
holland BoleaeTaln, New York, $5,000.
"ANTI" SAYS "SUFFS"
WIELD POISON PEN
Mrs. Dodge Points to Nation
Wide Postal Campaign
[rrom The TTl'jiire Bureau ]
Washington, Oct. 29. Anti-suffrag
Itta throughout the country are being
a'tarked by "poison pen" postcards
mailed broadcast by the aufTrag-ists,
Bfl them with working with the
interesta to defeat prohibition,
according to a statement issued here
to-day by Mrs. Arthur If. Dodge, presi?
dent of the National Association Op
? o Woman SufTrage.
"What may be railed 'poison pen"
politics," aaid Mra. I'odge. "marks the
tl.max of a campaign of concerted
uriscnipulous and ur.i-ubstantiated at
bj* which tha suffragists have
tficd for 11 ll r.tif'y thfl ar.f
4UjTrh,. the licjuor interests.
viljfieation, abuse and slander
tetica not arorthf of any woman.
]t is a sad commentary on feminme
? ' ? !?'?' Ot women will
? ;.* to dlecrfldit the mo
ind charscten of their i
W thfl danger of deplorable par
... HM v. ho disagree
? ,,..,k'ramme If women
REALTY MAN KILLED
WHEN DUCK HUNTINC
William P, Shannon Accidentally
Shot at Great South Bay
Willmrri 1'iroy Shannon, a real es?
tate rliaalor, with otheau at 1170 Brood*
wuv, Iflhfl waa acridentallv shot when
? t OO dreat Boath H?v on
Raturday, died ve.t.*rdav at his boana
j /j Bayport, long JkIu/ji!
Mr Bhonnon araj abootinc from n
ll.-;i,. it j pjnhl . of Flush
Hfl ail paasina* a sho'i/un to Mr
? ;. ? ii' ? idontall ?
if,arg*'l Thfl eharflfl e'Hiik Mr Shan
,,.,,, in thi lofl hfllflfj ?r.e bflflfl, brflflk
i.'ii) was hurrled lfl a bool
lohflfj to bia hoaao, bfl)!
il'-atr, rflaultfld from IflOl 'it blood aml
Hfl wa*. thirty IflVflfl years ol'l
?1r. Hhonnon waa in buainoaa with
? le, ' harlefl K. 1'urdy, with whom
Truth of Charge
FACTS TO LANSING
Will Deny Responsibili-y
for Mexican Bureau's
Washington, Oct. 29.?What promised
t* be a new cause of serious friction ?
between the United States and the de ?
facto government of Mexico apparc-ntly :
was cleared to-night through formal re
pudiation by Kliseo Arredondo, Mexi- l
can Ambassador Dcsignate, of a state- >
ment issued here yesterday, under the
nama of Luis Cabrera. a.ssailing the j
American government for permitting
aid to reach Villa and other bandits
from its side of the border.
Mr. Arredondo will go to the State
Department to-morrow with the expla
r.ation that the statement was put out
by an employe of the Mexican News
Bureau, the de facto government's
semi-offlcial publicity agent, without
the knowledge or consent of either the
embassy or Mr. Cabrera. Department;
officials said to-night this would be ac
cepted and would be rcgarded as clos
Iag the incident.
Will Kepudiate Interview
While at the department, Mr. Arre?
dondo says, on special instructions
from his government, he will deny also
the authentiiity of what it is under-'
stood will purport to be quotations
from General Carranza, General Obre
Kon, ? ifl War Minlatcr, and
Genera onaalea, commandi
the force- ? City, refli
strong anti-American sentiments, which
i tu appaar to-morro
"The Ootlook." Information reaching
the embassy recently con. ?
nu.iraz.nc article eaaaed an exehange of :
n.essagcs with Mexico l ity und
I the ambassador authority to
repndiBta them in advance.
! ntil wind of Mr. Arredondo'*. ac?
tion and of Mr. Cabrera'" repudiation
at New Vork came to them to-night the
heads of the State Department had
taken a most. serious view of tba
ment attrlbuted to Cabrera, who, he
sides being Cairanza's Itiaifltar "f Fl
nanea, il chairman of the M
group of the joint commission now ait
ting at Atlantic I
Evil Consrquenre* Feared
The general fee'.ing was tha' if the
statement was authentic tbfl
of the commission would Bi
and coaaeqaaBcei ot the most nodaflir
How tba atatanaat ongmated hns
b*an the subject of mrrh speculation
and apparcntly has narrowed down to
;i qaeation al reraeity b*twaaii Mr. Ca?
brera and the member of the m-vvs bu
n-au atafl who gave it. tn ;h<- |
The bureau, a?1 up some time ago with
G. F. Weeks, formerly a preaa l
for the Carranza government at MflX
? ,-. at Itfl head, has been r'-garded
as the semi-official mouthpicce of the
The employe who issued yesterday s
statement was George P. F.drnunds. pub
repraaantatiTfl of the enabaaay
until the bureau was organ'zed. F.d?
rnunds a^-s.-rts that the statement WB8
dietated to him at Atlantic City bv Ca
who authori/ed him to make it
public. Wceks to-night telegraphed
Cabrera disclaiming responsibility for
The appearance of the statement cre?
ated consternatton at the embassy. Mr.
Arredondo promptly had a telephone
conference with Mr. Cabrera. I.ater he
i-xp'aincd that the bureau had prcpar^d
and issued witbOBt authority Ihe state?
ment as a rcMilt of remarks made bf
Cabrera Friday to a reprcentat iv-e of
. reau. Ha said Cabrera made no
nnpleaa.nl refaraaeaa to the Amencan
government, and, moreo.-er, was not ex
pecting his remarks to be quoted.
Arredondo Quoles Cabrera
"They were spcaking," said the am?
bassador, "about tba situa'iori Ifl
eral, aaa aapaelalljr in Chihuahua, as
to how Villa had been able to cause
such alarm. Mr. Cabrera said, aot for
public.tior and without cxpectation
that his remnrk* would be used:
"'The American guvernmei,t. could
help us by increasing ita vigilance to
prevent ammunition from get'mg into
the hands of Villa, and by expelling
from thr- I ??' I a (1*884 num?
ber of Mexican refugees who are very
wall known as enemies of the de facto
govrrnTicnt in Mexico.
"'This th? American government
rould do Btrletlj* within tbe jprovince
of American neutrality laws.'
1 -urther than these remarks. it was
statcd. there wMs no reference in any
j.art of Mr. (nbnra's conversation to
tl-,r. I'nited SUte r-'"-' ?'? -m'-nt Br lt*
otVieer- . , ? ?.
"1l,e publir- *hould be warned, Mr.
Arredondo added, "'hat many falee
?tatemeata have Bppeared and -arill eon
kinoe to be pabllabad in tbe I
I i.A-, | hv < nt -...??- of tba de faeto foi
erameat, rbo a purpose is to b
about intervention Ifl Mexico
armed conflict betwaefl Mexico and the
I'nited States." _
Cabrera Doesn't Say
Attaek Was Untrue
I.uis I'abrera. r-b?irman of the fcfext
ran-Ai:.i rlcBii JoIbI ? omBilaaioB, raa
ufked \e- terday about hli rei
?tatement asaailiae' American offlejala
for laxitv Ifl dealing Brith tha lirst
< hlef'a enemiea <"' tbfl border
Without eommentlBB "" the arrurncv
of tbe aUUmeal in reHaetlaa his per
lOBBl view*. Mr. Ciibn-ni. wno is in
day ilei lan-d thfl con
demaatory documeal had n*( h.-en aa
thorised by him Refrardloaa bI what
bu- porsoaal attitade flmy be, the raesl
,?? ,.,.. , said, he would not, ln
rlew of hia oBli lal Boaltlon, mai ?
?Utement erlticlain* Amorieafl oAclali
rbila BOfBtiBtl*B8 r*I* (""ding be?
tween the two guverrnrienta.
INVASION IS POSSIBLE,
BRITISH ARE WARNED
Must Prepare for Possibility,
Says Field Marshal French
London, Oct. 29. - Field Marshal Vis?
count French, eommander in chief of
the armie* in the I'nited Kingdom, ad
dressinjr the volunteers at Dcrby to
day, said that an invasion of the Brit?
ish Isles wts not a mere aupposition,
but a possibility. This they must be
prepare,] tfl meet.
BRITISH SHIP AFIRE
AT SEA, SAYS RADIO
Message from East Point States
Flames Are Under Control
Halifax, Oet. 29.?The Canadian Ma
rine Department received a radio mes?
sage to-day from the Bfrfl itflflfllfll
Point that she was on !ire, but
that the flames were under control and
no help was needed.
The message came through the Cape
Race .virelesB station. The position of
the ftcamer was not announeed. She
was last mentioned in shipping reports
Ol having arrived at I.ondon from
1 hiladelphia July 21.
U HOMES ROBBED
BY BRIDAL PAIR
Couple Wed in Amster?
dam, N. Y., Get $5,000
[Hy Te>flrar>h tn T -
Cleveland, Oet 19. Mr. and Mrs.
Wilbur Norton, newly married, were
penniless when they came to Cleveland
two months ago. They had to borrow
an alarm clock from the landlady of
the house where they roomed.
Whflfl detectives broke into the room
to-day they found ten valuable gold
watchfla, a' 11,600 diamond rinfl,
eral h. BCloua
, necklaccs, ptns and brooches,
cameras, furs, coats and several suits
Wilr.ur N'orton sat there with a book
in his hands and a neat stack of news?
paper elippinga OH the table before him.
Kach elipplnfl waa nn advertisement for
a maid tfl do honaework. In thfl book
were 110 name- aml I I fam
them had been checked oir.
N'orton, (J Tie-year-old hus
band, waa the bookkeeper. He tabu
jobs for bia ar-old
biidfl, Horgorflt, to apply for. Bhe had
worked for the eleven persons rherked
i.rf in the book and for perh..
of others not listed.
Working an hour, two hours, some
times a day or so, she had itolflfl |6,000
ot jewi Iry anr! clothes and I
. a, Aml all waa itored la a
n their room at 13-'
Stolc for Her Baby
"Ir wa- for my baby," Mrs. N'orton
lobhfld, "!'??'? worked and drodgfld and
almost itanred When my babj* should
eoflM I wantad II to lira in luxury."
thia an hour. four wom?n and a
man ha.l Idflntiflflfl Mrs. Norton as the
maid who worked for them for a brief
period and then diaappeared. Oni
Mrs. Florenea How';.-, 9602 Enelid Ave?
nue, who identiflod her and alafl ? r;r,ir
?fll With 'en diamonds. worth 11,600,
stolen from her home tWfl Wflflka afO.
The other three women who identi
fied the woman had brought about her
downfalL Ona aaid ihe hired Mra. Nor?
ton as a hooMfluid two wcoka BfJO,
when .-ht oppOOrad Ifl rflflPOMfl to a
want ailvirtisenun! Two hours later,
kid, thfl tr:rl disappeared. So did
?ii gold watchflfl, belonfing to her rhil
dren, and |60 in caah.
The woman's sister reported the
theft to detflCtiTCfl several ilays ago.
Ofl their advire she inserte.l an ud for
a housemaid. DfltflCtWflfl spent hours
there to-day awaitmg an applicant for
tb? |oh. Then Mra. Norton aa-poarad.
'Ihe dflaeriptiOfl given of the girl titted,
?nd Mrs. Norton was arrest.'il.
Ambitious for Child
Then ahfl told a remarkable story tfl
thfl dfltflCtiTfla of her ambition ar.d
her dreftins for her prospective child.
She pointed to her shabby clothing.
She didn't want the things for her?
self, thfl said.
Aaaiataat Chief Mahoney declared
that at least eighteen similar thefts
by a vanishing housemaid had been
reported to the poliflfl and several
Othen that had oceurred had not bflflfl
reported. The ninety-nine names and
addresses in the notebok that had not
been checked were those that appeared
in flflnra.nl girl want ads during the
last two WOOa
According to Mahoney, Norton also
eonfoaaod to the leriea of thefts. and
both he and his wife atoutly eontanded
that they had sold pract:ra!ly nothing
Of their loot. They said they WON
married in Amsterdam, N. V., August
:... eaaaa rUraetly to cleveland and
began oporationn, he eompilmg want
ads and narnes and addresses. she mak?
ing the rounds of victims' homes.
TWO BURN TO DEATH
Husband and Wife Perish; Three
Hurt When Car Overturns
tn/ Teleflraph to The Tribune J
Kent, Ohio, Ort. tB. Two persons
were burned to death and three others
Injored when their automobile ovi-r
turned and thfl gaaolflM tnnk exploded
near here to-day. The dfltld ar.' 11. C.
Walta. a real estaU d?al?r, of Barbor*
ton, and Mrs. Walta. The injur.il an
their tWO daughters and a girl guest.
Wnlt/. was drivmg whflfl the ral*
daahod orflf on flnabankflaent Mr. and
Mrs. Walta flrow eaoajhl baaomth the
n.aehine, which was in flames almost
CRIPPLE SAVES SIX
FROM DEATH AT FIRE
Paralysis Victim Crawls from
Room to Turn In Alarm
Wallare Freeland, twenty-one years
ild, a rripple from infuiiti1" paraKsi-i.
ciawled to n lire box early fOflUrda]
and by giving the alarm aavrd six chil?
dren from denth in the apartmei.t in
which he lived, at 2 Andrcws Une, Tar
rytown. . , . .
i,,,.i:,i,,t araa aroaafld by smoke ia
li i*t room ,
The fire was biirnii.g brlskly when
the lirem.n arrived and the children
had to te carried out.
Dr. Bailey Repeats
"FROM ALL SIDES"
tOB, Oct. IB. A reaffirmation of
the truth of his statement that Henry
Breekinridfe, former Aaaiataat Secre?
tary of War, had told him that
ident Wilson had eliminated a post
script from the second Lusitania note
after several members of his Cabinet
threntencd to resign if it were in?
cluded, was made to-day by Dr.
( barll I H. Bailey, ft professor at the
Tufts Medical School.
Ur. Bailey was quoted last night in
n letter r->ad at a politieal meeting
in SomerviMe by Senator Lodge, as
ha-ing had a conversation with Mr.
Hrcckinridge on a train out of San
Francisco, last Juh, in which the for?
mer AaaistBBt Secretary of War made
the BBaertioo rcgarding the postscript.
According to a statement issued by
the Republican Btate Committee, Dr.
Bailey replied to-night to an inquiry he ,
has receive,!, that his letter as read
by Senator Lodge raa "a fair and not
at all exagB >*7 of his conver
gation arith Breckinridge.
The com: .-??ment added:
?Dl .1 in his reply that he
expected there would be denials all
around, but that he affirmed the truth
of his letter and called attention to the
had made no de
nial of the mo ? Bt feature ot
. that Presideat
Wilson. w ithoul ' !" any I
ntember ef hi* Oablai <vP. Betiotaay
Bryaa, had added a poataeript to the
- that the German ;
Korerameat raa not to put too serious :
an interpretation on the words 'omit!
no word or
Had Talk Second Day
"Dr. Bailay was Introduced to Rreck
inndge on tha train. He had never
seen tha gentleman before. he said. but
finding thev were occunving compar*
in the sam<- lleepiBK car nat?
urally conver-.il eon iderablj rith him
on the rai Eaal i ? ia talk on politiea -
did bo( oecur until l I day .
after they left San Praaei eo, aftar aa
acqaaiataaci thirty-aia I
Beaatoi Lode-a laid to-ni*ht that if
he had anvthing further to Bay on tbe
subject he would do bo al an addreaa
ln j'itchburg to-morror night.
Threats to Wilson
The Democratic National Committee
-? | .i den al hy
Henry C. Breekinridg-e, former A
ant Secretary ul" War, of Senator Henry
Cabol Lodge'i eha re that Preaident
Wilson haa added an appendix to the
"atriet aeei " note. aayinR
that its eoateata were not to be taken
?eriooaly. and that he aappressed it
only after several members of the Cab- .
[net had threatoaed to reaif-a.
Mr. Breckiarida-e'a telegram la frorn
San Mateo, Cal.. and is as follors!
"Any one who qaotod me to Senator
Lodga aa reprta*Btad in your telegram
hs qaoted ia a aeooadrel. No member'
of Presideat Wilaoa'a Cabinet ever,
threatened him on any subject. The
malice that would seek for partisa'.
advantage to emasculate the poteney of
OBe'fl povernment Ifl a vital interna?
tional atf.iir by the mongermg of back
stairs go-<-'.p ifl heBBBth rnnt.-nipt."
Another member of tbe Cabiaet, D.
F. Houston, SeereUy of ArriealtBre,
sent a similar telefraflB to l.'.-mocrat.c
Garrison Is Silent
on Lodge's Charge
WaabiBftOB, Oet ta Former Secre
t?ry Garrtaoa dechned to-aifht tocom
meot on Seaator Lodfe'i speech or
the telefTBBi if Mr. Breekiaridfe, his
Mr Garrison saked raetner .Mr.
Breekiarids* had denied the statement
attributed to him. but dechned to dis
e**a the matter further.
,., iiIp ?, . tenriered on any
.ubject." he aaid. "I havef no H
ment of lB*f kifl 1 '" make.
RUNAWAY AUTO HITS
FOUR IN 20-FOOT DASH
Boy Starts Machine That Mows
Fmnnuel Wlfl*. iftBBB years old,
I iumped Into an automobile that stood
j |o fnmt of h.s home at 187 Stockton
Btrt-t, lirooklyn. yesterday. Bi* dar
? Inf dellfbted a throng of smaller boys.
Their admiration gave way to fright
I when the BBftM startcd and the car
D ilip I.oventhal, five years old, the
1 B?t to be hit, rece.ved a concu.i-.ioa of
,,?. orain and broken arm. Samuel
Frank. six years old, had his nose
' broken Samuel Scheweis, two years
old, and Samuel Nebowitz, four, sus?
tained scalp wound*.
The rnr. which belonged to Dr. Her
bert B-raibHdCS, only ran about twenty
fret before atrikinff the curb and com
iiiK to a B8*B> Finanyel waa arreited.
Boelke, German Air Hero,
Dashed to Death in Fight
Foe Drives Machine Into Captain's Fokker, Hurling to
Earth Aviator Who Had Destroyed Forty
London, Oct 29.- Captain Boelke.
Germany's greatest air fighter. has met
at last that same fate which he had
dealt to the aviators of forty Allied
aeroplanes. According to a Berlin dis
patch received by Reuter's Telegram
Company by way of Amsterdam. he
was killed during an engagement on
Saturday. His machine was rammed
hy another aireraft and fell, bearing its
flyer to death behind the German lines.
He had scored his fortieth vietory
over an enemy 'plane only the day be?
fore. He was only twenty-five years
Since the beginning of air ralds upon
the Western front Captain Boelke had
been the most skilful and most dan
gerous of the Kaiser's flying; flghters.
In his swift Fokker 'plane, which hc
guided and fought single-handed, he
had taken heavy toll cf the enemy
A hero in his own land. he enjoyed
a scarcely less favorable reputation
among the men of the Allied air corps.
Freneh Admlred His Daring
The Freneh admircd him for his
daah and daring, the Ilritish for his
pluck and fair play. No matter how
bitter the fight or how heavy the odds,
Iloelke never turned the taii of his
rnonoplane to the foe.
Ha was wounded several times. and
had at least five machines so badly
damaged' beneath him that he was
FLEW AT FRONT
Banker in 'Plane Over
German Lines?Dr. Mor
ton Prince Returns
Henry P. Davison, of J. P. Morgan &
Co., who went abroad two month* ago
on financial business and affair* relat
ing to munition contracts, returned
B*y on tho American liner Phila?
delphia. It was reported aboard ahip
that he had "taken some awful chances"
along the PlBBCh front and had even
tempted the German anti-aircraft guns
the German trenches
Ha rolBBtoered no information rc
garding his inspection trip along the
line, but admitted reluctantly
that he had been up for two hours in
roplane over the German lines on
??her 22 and had obsrrved the
attaeka in the taking of Combles.
Mr. Davison also confessed he had
been so close to the second line of the
Freneh forces that he had walked
among the dead and wounded soldier*.
While in London he met Mr. Morgan
and had a conference with him regard
|Dg Baaaeial affairs. He said he might
make. 11 statement this week.
Mr. Davison's return was synchro
nous with the official announcement in
other o,uarters of the terms of the new
loan of $300,000,000 floated by Great
llritain in this country. One-half the
;um is to be in thrce-year, the rest
in five year, notes. The loan is being
handled by J. P. Morgan & Co.
Dr. I'rinre Returns
Another passenger was Dr. Morton
Prince, aaele of Norman I'rince, of
BostOB, the American aviator who died
reeaatly, follow-mg injuries Boataiaed
he was flying with the Freneh
corps. ... l j
"I received word that Norman nirt
been injured," said Dr. I'rince. "and
tl e Hritish government kindlv took me
acroaa the ChHnnel as quieklv as pos
tiible in a destrover. but I arrived there
he had died. The body is now in
a vault at Luxeuil, where it will rernain
until arrangements are made for burial
here." , , .
Dr. Prince had be?n abroad on busi?
ness for the Boston Committee of
After all the saloon passengers had
gone ashore Captain John P. Cahan. of
the lat PiOBeor Battalion of Canadian
Enrineera, wa* removed from the Phil?
adelphia on B specially constructed eart
made for him bv the British military
authorities. He had been fighting with
the Canadian forces in France for two
yeari aad eaeapod serious injurv until
September 15, when he wa- horled over
by the bursting of a German ahall that
hns perhaps made him a cnpple for
life. A fragment of the missile pierced
his back, leaving B hole as big as a
Thought He Would Die
It was thought he would die before
reaching the hospital, and ambulance
men believed him dead when they
brought him in. PeraiaUBt work. how
i-.er. on the part of the surgeons re
stored him to conseiousness. Since the
accider.t he ha:; been paralyzed from
the waist down.
\. the news reached hia
father. C. H. Cahan. of Montreal, he
hurrted to Kngland ar.d rcturr.ed with
his son. The British government sent
OTor two nurses and a surgeon to at
tead th- patient from Liverpool. Cap?
tain CahBfl rill undergo treatment hero
and later be taken to his home in Mon?
treal. .... , ,, .
Mrs. H. Golden Selfndge, of i hicago,
aCCOBapaoied by her second daughter,
Miss Violette, returned ou the Phila
delphiB. Hiaa Selfndge will make her
debut on N'OTembar II, the anniversary
of her mother's marriage.
No One Hurt on Liner Chica&o
Paris, Oct. '20. None of the passen?
gers or crew BB the Freneh Line stenm
er Chicago BB8 injured through the
Br* which BBBBBd the liner to put Into
the A.'ores. says ii telegram received to
daj hy the Freneh Line from its Azores
agent. The damage from the fire was
alight. The Chicago will resume her
Toyafje to-morrow or Tuesday.
I forced to descend. aometlmes with un
! comfortable rapidity. Time and agatn
| his death has been reported. and each
I time the iwift 'plane with the vacant
observer's seat returned to hover over
i the trenches and send an Allied craft
' diving to destruction as proof that
': Roelke was still doing business in his
? med style.
"If I had to b? shot down I am glad
it was by so good a man." Captain
Wilson, a Britiah aviator. said some
time ago. a ? he stepped trom the wreck
, of hia 'plane and gnflPfld the hand ot ,
J his ranquiahflr, who had descended and j
! called upon him to gurrender. UKe i
Mucke, of he Kmden. Boelke was one,
i of the few llfrmani who enjoyed
| among the Britiah thfl reputation ot
. being a "proper sport."
Rejected Obaerrer'B Aid
He waa a native of DoflflOO, and be
1 fore th- oatbraah of th.* ?rar an *****\
| in an infantry regiment He began
his air exper.-n. "Ta"'yJi
Ihis cool nerves rapid!> gainfld for him
1 the control of a monopLan'
Krom the beginning he re*ected the
aervices of an obseiver to man the
I quick-firer. It was hifl custom to di
I rect the course of his maehine and
use his gun at the same time. He was ,
singularly deft and dar.ng in air ma^
nceuvrea, and oaod generally only one
form of attack in bringing down his
would soar far above the attack
ing craft and then suddeulv clrelfl and
IWCflp down up?n the 'plane below, his
ftrer chattering as he came. ln
h few minutes BOfllkfl WOOld bfl IWM?>
ing off in search of further combat.
, and far below a crumpled machme
would be hurtling to earth.
GERMAN WAR POLICY
FLAYED IN REICHSTAG
Socialist Bares Allegcd Effort at
Separate Peace with Czar
The Hague, Oct. 29. Kduard R"
stein, Socialist, delivered a speeeh in
thfl Bfliehatag laat Friday, after Count
von Roedern, Secretary of the Im
porial Treasury, had submitted to the
Chamber the :iew war credit bill for
Herr Bfll_1 lia siid. according to
the "Vorwaerts." that he knew of
numerou- InatanCflfl of SflTflM pi
? being exertfld in many quartcra arith
of obtoining raono** for the
war loan. The ?poakflf said the prin
I cipal big uubacribers were public in- j
, stitutions, whose financial stability was ;
most serimisly rn.lnngercd.
The "Vorwaflrta" says the speaker
, then attacked the government's at
tempta to secure a separate peace with
Ruaaio, declarlug that such af
were both diahonoiabU ?nd fru I
"Germany," HfllT Bflrnatflin is
quoted as having said, "should declare
her readmess for an armistice as a
preliminary to a general European
congress which would arrange a peace
based on the democratic rights of all !
Herr Rernstein declared that the
groat raaaaaa of all nations have no
claahing of interests and that it ia
onlv the enmparatively small minority
which have inflat'ii diffflrancflfl. To ex
I rect that the bombing of open towns
: would compel nations tfl make peace
was a complete misconception of the
DESTROYER BL0WN UP;
WRECK SINKS U-B0AT
Austrian Submarine Crushed by
Victim of Mine It Laid
I.ondon, Ort. 29. A dispatch to the
I Exehange Telegraph from Athens tayi
"The 'Kmbros' " Corftl corresp'.'
reports that the wrerkage of an Italian
? torpedo boat destroyer. blown up by a
mine laid by an Austrian submarine off
| the Kpirus coast. fell upon the subma
! rine and completely destroyed lt"
SUED FOR DIV0RCE,
BURNS SELF T0 DEATH
Rich Ohio Grain Dealer Carries
Out Threat Made After Quarrel
Columhus, Ohio, Oct. 2'... Jacob Ka
' aer, wealthy grain dealer of Kenton,
?raa burned to death ir. a fire which de?
stroyed a barn and three large grana
ries on his farm to-day.
Kaser recently threatened. after a
quarrel with his wife. to burn his prop
? rty and takfl his l-.fe. She filed suit
for divorce Saturday.
The mother and f.ve children were
staying at the home of neighbors and
. wero on the BCOSfl when the father's
charred body was found.
SELLS P0TAT0 FOR CENT
AND HE IS FINED $5
Pedler Arrested for Violating
Sunday Sales Law
For selling a sweet potato for a
penny Harry Gold. a pedler. of VI4
Rivington Street, was fined 16 by Mag
istrate Krot.-l :n the Men's Night Court
("old was arrested in Delancey
Street by Patrolman Hefferan charged
with violating the law regulating sale*
BEER ALL GONE, SNAKE
M0VES OUT 0F KEG
Man Who Drank Beverage Now
Would Sue Brewer
IBr MflflTflWfll M Tlia Tribune 1
Greensburg, I'enn., Oit. lfl. John
Blovetsky not only has signed the
pledge. but he wants to strike a more
poaitit/fl blow Hgainst J. Rarleycorn hy
suing a local brewer all on account of
lt was a re.il three-foot snake that
j John sava he found in the bottom of a
keg of Deer, when he and a pnrty o?
i friends hud ftniahed the liquitl con
' tents ?nd remarked on its peculiar
taste The -nake came out of the
bunghole follo.ving the last drop of
beer. Blovetsky has two lawyers look
ing for a statute under which he can
' recover damegea. a,
ON LONG LINE
Gain Over 6 Miles,
Take Passes Held
WITH OWN GUNS
Mackensen Continues Pur
suit in Dobrudja?Aus
trians Capture Orsova
Lomion, Oct. tt.?Th* Rumanians
mutiter o'TVr.sivo against Falken?
hayn an the Transylvanian frontier
is (.raminK power nnd reapinp ni-w
?Bfl with BBCB tVaah attaek.
Alon-? the entire battle Um the Teu?
tons are now on the d*f*n
The day's operations rrsulted in
the capture by the. Ktimuniana of
nearly 1,000 more prisoners, tho
seizure of two stmng- numntaiii posi?
tions and a villajre and a sweepinfj"
8ilvance of nearly seven miles in one
The Rumanians have finally nn
noeuvred into pocitiOB t?> strike blows
that may prove the salvation of tho
Mi-anwliile. in the Dobrudja the
Russo-Rumanian forces are still in
retreat bcfor* Mackensen. The ad?
vance faruard of Mackensen's army
has driven as far north as Kabadagh,
fifty miles beyond the Constanza
i.oila railway. The Allied
troops ai* rushing for the pontoon
bridgBfl that span th<- Danube from
Hirsova northward to Tultcha and
faakoha. The last two plans are bbj
the southorn bank of the river not
far front its mouth.
1,'iirranians in Danger
I'nless the Rumanians and their al?
lies are able to reach and crosa these
bridges and cestroy them before the
enemy comes up, there is real danger
of their enveiopment. Already tha
.. tion of the pon
., have cut off one
of thi .
The advance of Macken?
sen's troopa r.orth lat* the Hobrudja,
ed with thi "f any at
templ - to force I ? at Ceraa<
vo.la. lend eolot to the thoory that the
Cerman comtn.inder has no intention of
inaugurating u march on Bucharest at
tha preaenl time. Appareatly Macken?
sen troata that Falkenhayn will be able
to smash through the Rumanian lines
from the . and,
with the railroad- in B I BBB**, move
on the capital from the flortl
Mackepven's ultimate goal, obscrvers
are beeoming more conriaeed as tho
eration against Human.a alone the
great doabla leBtOfl otYensive has de
velope.l iato an atteaapt to cruih Rus?
sia (fl the .amr s' |
Teutons Lose on North
The most notable BBecaaa** of tha
Ruir.amar.s against Falkenhayn yester?
day and to-day w.-r. B the
on the northern Rumanian
. r. Their II n tha
; check which they have put upon the
ei-.emy's operatioaa fi ssion
of thi I'?''? ?' "B in'" Bucha
? ? . Paarta
where Falkenha triviBB for
Campulung and the railway which ter
a ti.ere, the Rumanians swept
forward aad captured the village of
Liveehi,'thua putting anoth.r ot?t*cle
[B tbe A1, '? roaffh whieh an?
other important i " runs, tha
Run.anu'.ns struck a furiOBB blow, ad
vancing ail and a half flliloa to the
I north of Salatruk. In the Uuzeu Val
!i-y. where the Teutot. Bf for
<he railroad that rur - Galati,
King Fi rdiaaad'a troopa earried Ooluto
GereloJ Mounta.n aad repolladj counter
On the far western end of the front,
in the Jiul Valley. the Rumanian* ex
'. tended their vietory of yesterday, pur
?ung the anemy into the mountama
and swelling the list of priaonera to
more than 2,000. Powerful howitxer
batteries were seiied by the Rtimanlana
in the charge and immediately turned
upon the Teutons, who fell back in dia
Fighting on equal terms with the
Teutons as far as guns and ammunition
were concerned, the Rumanians proved
their fifhtlBC po-A. r
Counter in l iu\ Valler
Klsewhere, in the I'xul Va'.ley and in
ou'.h of Krooatadt, the Ru
nBaaiaai also pashed forward and eoun
*. r. i with apparent eaaa the blowa
I on them by the Teutons South
of Tomos Pass Palkenhaya'a troops ad
. a< far s* Azuga in an astault
tarly in the day, but were thrown back
when the Rumanians took up the at?
taek and aeiaad MoBOt I'nghiamare,
At the same time the offensive of
the Austro-Hunganan armv in the re
. gion south of Dornavatra. which
aimed to insert a wedge between the
!. in and Rumanian forcea. waa
brought to an abrupt stop by the Czar'a
We.-t of Orsova. in the region where
1 Rumania, Serbia and Austna-Hungary
| meet, the Austrian* BBCCeeded m aeia
I ing the heights dominating that place.
The Rumanians have found them
selve*. That ia the conclusion reached
by military observers here. Th i inif.al
' steps of their counter offenaire against
jFalkenhayn appeared uncertain and un
1 ?teady. The Rumanians seemed to ba
I stnking back at the victorious foe
blindly. trusting to good fortune that
i their thrusts would tind some vulner
' able spot in the enerny's armor.
Now they have rallied completely.
! The situation that exiated ? week agB
' has been reversed.
On the Macedonian front the Serba
and their allies have resumed the of?
fensive with success In the bend of
the Cerna River. louthajast of Monaatlr,
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