THE SUN AMD NEW YORK HERALD, MONDAY, AUGUST 9, 1920.
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REED GALLS COX
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Senator Breaks Squarely
With Nominee as He
LOSS OF STATES SEEN
Action of Other Senate Foes
of Wilson Awaited With
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Datton, Ohio, Aug. 8. Gov. Cox and
Senator James A. Reed (Mo.) both
voiced their view Jo-day on the
League of Nations, expressing opin
ions so utterly divergent In tone an to
emphasise clearly the wide differences
between them on the Issue. Gov. Cox
applauded the covenant along the lines
frequently employed In the past by
President Wilson; Senator Reed as
sailed it bitterly. The Cox-Reed con
troversy, reflecting as it does a situ
ation which may extend to other
Democratic leaders, proved to be the
absorbing question in the aftermath
of the notification ceremonies.
"It now seems plain that nobody is
in favor of the lengue covenant as it
was brought hero and presented to the
Senate," said Mr. Reed. ''Everybody
admits it has to be changed. The truth
Is It has been literally shot full of
1 oles. Nobody dare any longer spon
sor It as presented. Some are in fa
vor of one change; some are in favor
0t fifteen or twenty changes; some
are against It" altogether, but nobody
is willing to take it without some
changes. Evidently we are making
fine progress. The longer it Is dis
cussed the more changes the people
favor. The critics of the league hare
The contrary stand, expressed at
length in the speech of acceptance, was
reiterated by Gov. Cox when he spoke
Into an apparatus for the making of a
phonograph record to be used in the
campaign. Referring to the League of
Nations, the Democratic nominee said
"I am In favor of going in. This U
the supreme test. Shall we act In con
cert with the free nations of the world
in setting up a tribunal which will avert
wars In the future? This question must
be met and answered honestly and not
by equivocation. We must say in lan
guage which the world can understand
whether we ?hall participate In the ad
vancement of a cause which has In It
the hope of peace and world reconstruc
tion, or whether we propose to follow
the old paths trod by the nations of
I Europe; paths which always led to
; fields of blood.
Reed, "Mini on Support.
"We must say In language which our
I own people can understand whether we
.hall unite with our former allies to
make effective the only plan of peace
and reconstruction whUh hs been
formulated, or whether we propose to
play a lone hand In the world and guard
our isolation with a huge army and an
ever increasing navy, with all the con-
' cann.nl hnrHenR nf taxation. 1 re
peat: 'I favor going in.'"
Senator Reed left Dayton to-night
without saying whether he would sup
port Gov. Cox in the campaign, now
that he is firmly on record as the cham
pion of the Wilson league policies. He
wants more time to study the question
and to read the acceptance speech.
Within a week or ten days, he ex
plained, he may have something to pay.
"Whatever course I decide upon,"
said Senator Reed as he started for his
home in Missouri, "will . ome after full
Those who are close to Senator Reed
said they doubted If he would bolt the
Democratic party. Tbv admitted that
Oov. Cox's acceptance of the Wilson po
sition left Senator Reed, who 'has been
notable as one of the "bitter endera" in
the Senate, holding the law. but said
they could not Imagine him' joining the
Republican forces. There are some, on
the other hand, close adherents of the
Administration who admitted privately
that they could not see how Senator
Reed could help from bolting and be
Senator Reed made no effort to con
ceal his keen disappointment over Oov.
Cox's decision to take up the Wilson
fight. When .he sent Gov. Cox the
telegram of congratulations immediate
ly after the nomination and when he
came to Dayton he believed it was the
purpose of the nominee to subordinate
the League Issue and at least to open
the way for reservations which he
stood for conscientiously In the Senate.
His last minute efforts to have Gov.
Cox change his position failed, at the
Friday night conference, and In conse
quence he hast insisted to those who
have sought hi views that Gov. Cox
made a grave mistake.
The disaffection of Senator Reed
called attention to the fight made
against the covenant in the Senate by
other Democrats who stood In almost
the same position as the Mlssourlan, no
tably Senators Thomas (Col.) and
Shields (Tenn.). They have not yet
spoken, but those Democrats who still
are In Dayton are holding their hands
behind their ears for expressions that
so far have failed to come.
Aliunde of Thomas.
The attitude of Senator Thomas is
awaited particularly, owing to the deli
cacy of the Colorado situation. Presi
dent Wilson carried Colorado in both
elections, but this year It looks Repub
lican. At any rate, the State sentiment
Is strong against the League. The fact
that Senator Thomas Is a candidate for
re-election and that he probably will
fight the League in the campaign Is
looked upon with concern, not only be
cause of Its effect In Colorado but .n
the Western country, which the Demo
crats will have to carry If they are to
win In November.
Approval of the speech which so far
has failed to reach Dayton is from Will
iam J. Bryan, who Is at Hot Springs.
Ark., for a rest. The fact that Gov.
Cox Ignored the subject of prohibition,
although he did declare for stringent
law enforcement. Is hardly expected to
be satisfactory to the Nebraskan. Word
comes in a roundabout way that Mr.
Bryan will have nothing to say for a
Gov. Cox received a report from Mra
Abble Scott Baker, legislative chairman
of the National Woman's party, that all
Is virtually over except the shouting so
far as concerns the ratification of the
woman suffrage amendment by the
Tennessee Legislature, meeting to-mor
row In special session. Mrs. Baker said
she had learned by telegraph that
enough votes are pledged to carry the
ratification resolution. Seventeen votes
are required In the Senate and elgh
teen are pledged; the necessary fifty In
the House have been promised.
The ratification amendment by Ten
nessee will mean the granting of uni
versal equal suffrage at the coming elec
tlon. Ten million additional women,
Mrs. Baker said, will be enabled to vote
for President, making possible a total
woman's vote of 27,000.000. It hardly
Is expected, however, that more than
10 001 Oftf! vrnmen trill vnt. In MMMM
ber, owing to State qualification requlre
i menu and for other reasons. Approxl-
' mately 4.000,000 women voted at the
I last Presidential election, under State
Representative Cordell Hull (Tenn).
! started for Nashville as one of the pcr-
1 ponal reprerentatlves of Gov. Cox to
help along the ratification. It Is. of
' course, the desire of the Democrats to
get such credit as can be had from as
sisting the ratification. The feeling Is,
too. that equal suffrage will assist ma
terially the Democratic campalga be
cause of the sentimental appeal in the
League of Nations Issue.
Conferences between party leaders
and an expected flood of congratulatory
messages over the acceptance speech
otherwise marked the day. Senator Pat
Harrison (Miss.) announced the Itine
rary for Gov. Cox's campaign up to
September 3, which will see the begin
ning of the Western tour. There are
open dates to be filled In later, but this
Is the schedule so far decided upon :
August 12 Camp Perry. Ohio, for the
presentation of the Governor's Cup to
the winners of the National RIM" Shoot.
August 14 Wheeling, W. Va., two
speeches, one before the West Virginia
State Democratic Convention In the
afternoon and on at a publlo meeting
in the evening
August 17 Columbus, Ohio, speech
before the Ohio State Democratic Con
vention. August 19 South Bend, Intl., speech
before the Indiana Democratlo editors.
August 21 Canton. Ohio, at a Cox
August 26 Dvansville, Ind., at a Cox
August 27 Pittsburg, Pa, night
August 28 New Tork city, at the
Police Field Day exercises at flheepehead
Bay Race Track.
September 2 Columous, unio. u
meeting of National Farm Organlia-
"The Governor's speech ana demon
stration will push Senator Harding from
his front porch and, mark my predic
tion, before many weeks have passed
they will have him speaking in rormer
Republican strongholds to stem the tide
,.f t I.MM..M, ' Rnnntor Harrison said
before leaving' here for New York city.
George H. White, cnairmmi u .
Democratic National Committee, accom
panied him, saying that the personnel of
the campaign committee would be an
nounced soon at the New York head
quarters. Many Democrats before starting ror
home visited Trail's End to see Gov.
Cox and congsatulate him on the speech.
Among the visitors were Senator Pom
erene (Ohio), Theodore Bell of Califor
nia. Breckenrldge Long, recently nom
inated for Senator from Missouri, and
George Brennen, the new Illinois leader,
who succeeded Roger Sullivan.
"Gov. Cox's speech Is a cloar declara
tion of principle," said Mr. Brennen. "It
Is direct and forceful and easily under
stood." Before leaving Dayton Senator Reed
and Senator Pomerene, the Democratic
members of the Senate Campaign Funds
Investigating Committee, had a confer
ence at which they agreed upon the date
proposed by the chairman, Senator Will
lam S. Kenyon (Iowa) for a resumption
of the hearings. This ts August 18. and
Chicago probably will be selected as the
scat of the inquiry, as most convenient
to the different members. The commit
tee will meet two or throe time for
short periods during the campaign to
receive report about contribution and
disbursements in both party organizations.
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somebody else to pay taxes. There Is
no way of accomplishing that. We
might as well assume that the man who
pay rent for a property pay no taxe
a to accept the fallacious theory on
which Gov. Cox says he would manage
"In his discussion of International
affairs Gov. Cox Is particularly bitter
agalnat the Senate majority that Insisted
on Americanising the President' coven
ant for a league of nations. He drop
In a word of apology to save the feelings
of the twenty-three Democratic Senators
who went on record In favor of the
Lodge reservation. But be assumed,
neverthcles. that the Senate attempted
to subvert and dtd subvert the wish and
.1... Innin nennlfl in pr-
venting ratification of the PresMent
"On that Issue the Republican party la
j a. i-i- the count rv.
reauy io juiii u.u waw.o --
Barely less, than half the Democratic
Senators, plus all the Republican Sena
tors, supported the Lodge reservations.
Republican and Democrats stood shoul
der to shoulder for the protection of
American Independence and Interests.
The Senate, in a patriotic and unpar
tlsan consideration did a great service
to the nation and to the world. The Re
publican party Is proud and confident as
It goes before the country on that
Senator Harding remained at home
quietly all day, excepting for a short
automobile rldo this forenoon. Part of
the afternoon he sat on his porch, and
frequently stepped down to the sidewalk
to shake hands with friends or to ac
cept messages of good wishes brought
to him by tourists
Again the Senator ufged the Repub
licans In the Tennessee Legislature to
pass the woman suffrage amendment.
He aent the following telegram to
Harriett Taylor Upton at Nashville:
"You may say for me to Republican
members of the General Assembly of
Tennessee that It will be highly pleas
ing to have the Republican of that
State play their full and becoming part
In consummating the constitutional grant
of woman suffrage. It is no longer a
question of policy; it la a matter of
Republican contribution to a grant of
suffrage to which our party I commit
ted and for which our party Is In the
Will Give Dlnne for Coolldge.
Boston. Aug. 8. The Republicans of
this State will start their campaign this
week with a dinner to be given by the
Republican Club of Massachusetts at the
Hotel Somerset In Boston on Thursday
night In honor of Gov. Calvin Coolldge,
nominee for Vice-President.
2 DIE IN WRECK OF
Many Hurt and Mining Near
HUMTINQTON, W. VS., Aug. . TWO
persons are known to have been killed,
five are missing and several reported
Injured jln a railroad wreck on the Lax.
Ington division of the Chesapeake and
Ohio near Ashland. Ky., late to-day, it
Is reported here.
The cars of the train, which was
carrying a carnival from Olive Hill, Ky.,
to Lexington, were aeraiiea ana were
burled under the wreckage of eight other
cars of the train. The cause of the
wreck has not been learned.
Continued from First Page.
proprlatlons for the period under ex
amination would have exceeded the
revenues by 11,400,000,00". But be
cause of Republican economy there will
be a surplus for the same period of
11.100,000.000. The figures are from the
fiscal analysis made by Representative
Mondell of Wyoming. .lune 31 last, and
never denied. They mean that during
the fiscal year 1921. the national debt
can be reduced to the extent of 11.100.
000.000. whreas if the Democratic ap
propriations had been made the debt
would have Increased 11,400,000.000
"These are perfectly plain facts, as
obvious as the ledger's footings of a
business balance, sheet. A leadership
which would distort these outstanding
facta as Governor Cox has done, will
hardly command confidence when the
rr.untry turns attention to the prob
lem of our fiscal future.
"The discussion of taxation In the
Democratic nominee's address Is about
equally sound and reliable. 'Annoying
consumption taxes., he says, 'once will
Irgly borne, now unjustified, should be
n pealed.' and In the next paragraph :
" 'I suggest a small tax. probably
one and one-half per cent, on the total
business of every going concern.'
"Thus the Governor la foun. In one
paragraph to oppose consumption taxes.
;md in the next to favor their adoption
on a universal scale.
"Gov. Cox's discusalon of revenue and
taxation will demonstrate to any mod
estly Informed person that he has no
programme whatever, except to appeal
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