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VOL 1.- NO.-; :- . 11;ONTANA, MONDIAY, tI i. 191.__ PRIE FVE ENTS
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AFEH VILRA IWAK T7
Chicago, Juul 144.-' Declaring i tiliit "Great .Britain hais no
io1ure1claim on Ireltiid thain Gcrjnainy had-, on Belgium," alid
asseliting his belief that if. the people of the UIite ..States tell
Presideut Wilson in sufficient nun~mbers that they want him to
support the Irish cause, lie will d0 so, Earnon De Valera, presi
detittof the Irish republic, spoke to a record-breakiing audience,
estimated, to .I~e conitalied 50,000 perisois, here e3esterdai~y
Whh^ Il\nrranessmela in haslnr of thlE I
T'he denonstratien.in honor of.the,
visititg Irish- revolutionary' leader
was.. ne, of the most notable' in the
history of the city.- Led by a Ca
nadiah soldier in uniform, the vi]i J
crowd cheered pr.esi4eet De, Valera
for 3i minutes.
(Given Big Reception.
Upon his arrival in Chicago on
Saturday, De Valera. .4as.i. givken ' a
warm reception such hliead, ever
been' accorded any hetr '.isti
guislied visitor here but Roosevelt.
He littd difficulty in reaching 1IP
waiting automobile beCau.,4 of the
effbrts. of the dense cWrbfd'tp: show.
him.n.onor and shake-,his hand; His
jdui'hey from the. dep.o, to 'he hptel
was in. the n'atiire odf ' 'trilulinphal
pis esloi la~idreads of' tfhuin.p s :of
pbrkqs along the sidewalks and
crow.ed into the streets cheering
hini to._ an echo, "
t' esteiday's ihegting, which wa~
. - in the Chicago National- league
bj.l p.!k,. jle.s g..wera iftl. i:4i.tle ,
iAt.t tadium 'and thousanilS more
ct%'bitc j -lp open spacsJ sidaie pai.
Prltientyl te crod wi hissd. thd I
ait a 'iPresdent Wilson; Lloyd I
aedr· b and Sir Edward Carson. Per- I
sois ..li''the platform, ho\ievcr, re-I
niofil'tiatted with the crowd And suet I
ceeeded in having 'sich deionstra-i
Ti odident lie `.lera. expressed
cdnfidenle that. tlhe great messes of
the.Aimerican' ieople were with Ire
land in her struggle for freedom and
indefisildelice. e expressed the
hoe-ne that through c0bnresglgnal sait
tiqn the 'American' government iould
soon redognize the "de juie lrimsh
government." He declared the Irish
question; is purely "a matter of hu,
mnan' law-the law of justice."
Franec P. Walsh, chairman of the
Irish-American commission which
was Beiit by Irish-American societies
to lVhi6pe to present to the peace
conference Irelaid',s claims, was
aillong the speakers. ,Mi.'. Walsh re,
viewed' conditions 'in. Ireland. which.
were made the basis of tihe report
of ls .committee and referred to
Lloyd George. as "the tricl ,mile 'of
Mayor Williaml Hale Thompson
madp a, brief address in which lie cx
lressed his sympathy, with, the Irish
people in their struggle for inte
Resolutions urging congress to iml
mdliately recognize the Irish repub
lic 'ind. to establish trade relati6ns
with"'Ireland, and strongly opposing
the league of nations were adopted
with nuch enthusiasm. It was aS
sorted the league of nations would
imperil: the American. donstitution;
delttoy the MQmp..':. . do.herue. aiidl
guarantee "world. supremacy of the
two rdemaining despotic empires or
thIe 'wori;d--~rat B'Britain iid 'Ji
(Special' Vit'd-PiE$a Wire.j
Washington, July 14,--The senate
sub-conidilttee c.d idoring thie prohi
bition &tidj Lion 'tr j y'bejpam framing
legislation. :for,-t. he enforcement'. of
thei aw, Te te h.eh.. tidthpie .canh
tention of the brewers that 2.75 per
centi beer was not intoxicating would
havr no weiplgt with them,.
F7nc r dal8
~· 5·· rl *j,
Paris, July- 14. - PFrance.ewept
aside.her accumulatioh of hdf.a' cen
tiry's bitterness and woe with the
greatest celebration in, her. history
the victory parade. Hundreds of
thousands from,all parts..o. the coun
try crowIed ipto "Paria an4. cheeled
the allied soldidrs in, their ftve-mfle
triumVphal i arCh. It was 'the day
France liad awaited- since lier crush
ing defeat by the Prussians in 1879;
and she made.the best- of it.
Fifteeni thioi.said Arrican sol
diers paitticpatdci. 'Fliga wgs re riot
ously dis layed as 26.OGve.00 ý$ of
Foch, aii Jofre pass . u i a -the
trium` phla at4h. Thqsic c r in
cr "'ntl they wdj'e d f ninrg. A
battalion of dpughboe ofa tih..i nttd4
States ;ioi tll. . t
Two legle~ss p.~hii. a~ thp tlrAt:
Various. Contests for Girls, I
Boys and- Grownups at
Miners' Field. Day 21xer
The, program for the miners' safe
ty, first field day exercises at Co
lumbia gardens, July 28, have been
Obmpleted. In addition to various
sport contests for. girls, boys afid ]
grownUps, there have, been arranged
liecial features in the nature of old
fasiii0.oefd drilling 'contests, mucking
ionitests. and 'first did demonstra- 1
In the drilling dontests there will
be two classes, light weights aind
heavy weights. A drilling, team
shall consist of two men,- hammers- -
shall. not weigh . over eight pdunds
and the steeY1firust not be less than
%A-inch calfbei'at the bit. The" fitt
op'ze]n the: drilling contest will be
$150, \ivile.the second, prise will be
$100., Entriies must be made to W.
B. Roll, 506 Hennessy building.
The. complete program of events;
with the time of each and the prizes,
is as follows:
10:30 a. m. to.11:00 a. m.-Po
tato raie, 'grammar school girls.
Prizes-First; $2; second, $1.
10:30 a. m. to 11:00 a. m,--Relay
race, high scdhool boys. Pr.izes
First, .$,,L0; second, $5.
11:00 a. m. to 11:15 a. m.--75
yard dash, high school girls. Prizes
-First, $2.50; second, $2; third, $1.
11::00 a. m. to 11:15 a. m.-Sack
race, grammar school boys. Prizes
First, $2.50; second, $2; third, $1..
11:10 a. i . to 11:30 a. m.-
Worhen's 'wheelbarrow race. Prizes
-First, $7.50; second, $5; third, $2.
11:30 a. mn. to 11.46 a. m. --Egg
spoon race, 50 yards, married women.
Prizes-First, $3; second, $2; third,
11:30 a. m. to 11:45 a. m.-Nail
driving, contest, wqoen only. Prizes
-First, $;3; second, $2; third, $1.
11:45i. i'ni. to 12.00 iuoon--Babies u
review, babies up to 4 years, ..each
baby to fecelve a handsome prize.
12:00 noon to 1:06 pi. ni.-Picnic
1:00-p. m. to 1:30 p. m.-Speeches
by noted speakers. '
1:30 p. nm to 30 p. m.--First
aid demonstratimn. Each, first aid
man to receive prize of $5 in gold.
2:30 p. m to. 3:15' p. ni.--Muck
fng contest, miners and mnuckers.
Prizes---First; $10; 'secofd; $5.
3:15,p inm. to, 3.45.p. m.-%-mile
relay rakde 5- me.n teaips. Prizes-.
EPirst,. $50; second,, d2 0.
3:45" p, i. . to 5:00 p., m.--Drill
fi coiifests ...t . "0". dites, heavy-,
-Weight.. Prizes `-First $150; sec
. ond ,. $100 .
(Continued on-Psge lhbree.)
chairs. pr- led by two -poilug, each.
with, one arm missing. Then caine
thousands of mitilated. ' men, wfho
later were stationed facing Presi
dent Poincare at the reviewipg'
Before the parade a little girl pre
sented' President P.oiacare with " a
wreath entitled "To the Victors.'
When midway of her recital she
burst into tears and-. ran to Joffre .to
comiifort her. Joffre tunnned to"Foch,
saying, "kiss lier."- ,*N6&," replied
Pql..' "the honor is.yours.""
It is estiatM th0at 0.0. ,00 oo peo
ple iitnd4ia , the praj, while an
unending .roar._ NleredQ'tIte air. from
t.roa whistles, ad irbggn.. dgrguns.
. o10 o , .,,
(Special United Press Wire.)
Chicago, July 14.-Street' car men
here have, demanded 8.7 cents an
hour., an increase of. 77 per cent over
the present scale. The elevated Ulne
employes joined in the strike threat,
demanriing raises from 37 cents to
87 cents for motormen and 82 cents
for 'co.iductors. The companies .say
thait granting the demands would
mean nine or ten cent fares.
TO, B AIN OPE BA.IONS
(Special United Press Wire.)
London, July 14.--General French
et Desperey, the Fiench commander
in the Nnear'East, will head the allied
pblice operations against Bela Kurn,
the Hungarian. soviet leader, accord
ing to a Paris dispatch. The allied at
tack was 'expected to begin today.
THREE BOES EStAPE.
(Special United Press Wire.)
Spokape, July, 14.-Three boys
escaped fromn tte juvenile detention
home here aSturday, clad only in
l3VD'st They were being held Cur
burglary. Making a rope ladder of
beet 'cloli.i tlcey slid two, 'tories
to tiiC gyopud,
STION E VADED
IY DE aATIC LEADERS
Home S. Cummings Passes the Buck to J. Bruce Kremer
and tdhe Ertwhil Committeman Leaves Fate of Ireland
in Iands- of the League of Nations. Mrs. George Bass
Speaks in Bel*if of Women Votrs.
Homer S. Cummings, chairman of
the national democratic committee, I
accbmpanied by J. Bruce Kremer of
Butte, whlo is national committeeman t
from Montana and vice chairman- of a
the natidnai"comiinittee, is making a 1
tour of thie western states in support
of democratic party iinterests. They
are firing the.fiflt shots in the great
presidential camnlfaign, which will eind
in November, 1920. They do not
deny thleir :purpose. They- proclaim
it- froim the roistrum, indeed.
Mi's. George Bass o,. Chicago, as
head of the wpinen's bjtreau of the
national democratic committee, is
"just about"' a important a member
of-the party as ainy of-the men. Atii
she claims that the womel voters of
the country are. "'ust about"' as'im
portant as the men voters.
r. J. Cochran, publicity director,
of the national committee, and W. R,
Hollister, executive secretary, of. the
committee, as *ell as CharlesF.' Ma- I
guire; privat secretary of Mr. Cum
mings, are a~po members of the pal'
ty which reacihed Bfiitte Saturday
niorniigig'ard-, departed for Helena
W. J. Cochran was publicity di
rector in the west for the democratic
national cop~yPnittee during the cam
"paign of 1.116., 1Mr. Cochran is a
firm believer in advertising-strong
and early "adiertising. He says8
whether you 'have a face powder to
sef1 or only !.:politician to put into,
office, .you.wdqd' do well to:get :on
tlie job e .irly..a'd keep a hamhndrldg
' there',i, ibt l~ like publcltCy,' say
li', Cochraai he. west electedsi.
~ emocr til9 f:prABiilent last tima, say.
iT h aid' adte5 e~.e:in n .v o itagatirtr
withlthle a d Oflifa of advhrtfsifg.
"Thes -Pireit ig3 it' leadlers :in th
Id'emocratic party- machllitey Were
greeted at -the station and. escorted
fo the Finlein hbtel, where a reception.
and luncheonii, were givela in their
SLocal C(ebrities. Entertain.
.Noticeable imtpng the alleged par
s ty leaders whal etertatned the dis
tinguished gu.fits were Charles H.
e Treacy, ex-city clerk who is out of
I jail on a $'e0 ' bond' pendink his
1, trial in district court on a charge of
1 election firauds; Senator. Harry Gall1
wey, who is one of 'Trapy's staunch
u- supporters and~bWhq was present- in
a :precinct 4-B= ~Ong the company
a gunmen and .Cutts' strong-arm sqpiad
i. assembled there at midnight, pre
si aimably to steil the ballots and tally
sheets; Governor.- Sam V.' Stewart,
)ipponents of Daylight Sav
ing Fail to Muster Enough
yotes on Floor to Repeal
(Special United Press Wire.)
Washington, July 14. - An at
tempt to override the president's
veto on the daylight saving repeal
failed in the house today. Oppon
ents to the law lacked 23 votes of
the 230 necessary to pass the meas
ure over the veto. The final vote on
the agricultural bill, to which the re
peal was a rider, was 247 for to 135
against, with one meumuer voting not
After. the vote, the bill was re
ferred to the agricultural commuittee
and probably will be reported to the
house later without the rider. Dem
ocrdtic Leaders Clark and Kitchin,
as well as many other democrats,
voted against the president.
Wilson in returning the bill, stated
the repeal of the daylight saving
would cause great inconvenience to
the country, also from serious eco
nonmic loss, adding Ihat "daylight
saving resulted not only from a, care
ful study of industrial. 'conditions by
competent men, but also from ob
servation of happy and bene:icial
consequences of similar legislntion
iii other countries, where it has le
sulted as in the United States, in sub
"The act was intended to place
the chief business activities, as near
ly as possible, within the limits, of
daylight throughout the year. It re
sulted in very great economies in
fuel and substantial economies in
energy, because of a very different
effect of the work done in da:'light
and the work done by artificial light.
It moreover, served a daily conveni
ence in many communities of the
country, in a way which gave all but
universal satisfaction. The over
whelming testimonies which have
come to me of its great values, con
vinces me I would not be justitied
i, acquicscing in the repeal.."
who exonerated alleged Bribetaker
Day and recommendedd him for the
appointment of federal district at
toritey, t6 supplant B. K.. Wheeler,
and, J. L. Dobell, editor of. the Butte
Noted Actor Present.
All of the above prominent local
democrats sat at the same.table witlh
the distinguished visitors and broke
bread with. them. Wilton Lackgyp,
the' noted actor, who happele:d to.be
in Butte Saturday was a gdiestfat this
table also, Itt is claiuiet. by 'those
who 'like Mr. Lackaye 'and wo'uld
prove res'pect for him that he is not
well acquainted with all. the: local
democratic chieftains who sat at
meat with him.
Lieutenant Governor W. W. Mc
Dowell acted as toastmaster. He in
trouced.. Goveruor Stewart, who
Samuel Untermeyer Advo
cates Abolishment 0f: the
Sailoon In tead' of -Total
(Special United 'lress 'ire.)
Washington, July 14.--'"Abolition
of the saloon instead of total pro
r hibitiop" is advocated by S41pµeli
Untermyer, representing British in
vestors and brewers. in testifying bc
forp the senate judiciary cominittee.
This course is advocated as a tent
porary measure under tile wa title
prdhibition, to' avoid loss or f-apital
ihnvested in tile liquor business.
He suggested an amendment to
the war-time prohibition enforce
ment measure, prohibiting ny' drink
n containing any alcohol being sold, or.
consumed on the same premises. He
d said this'would wipe out the. saloon
, and declared that tests by. npatita!
y experts prcve that 2.75 beef is not
POLICE DEPARTMENT ADVISED
TO STUDY METROPOLITAN LAW
(Special United' Press W'ire.)
New York, July 1 4.--Attacks on
the Christian Koreans by Japanese
soldiers was related here in a report
made public by the Presbytelian!
church. In. one case, it is alleged, 1
Japanese soldiers drove a numnber of
-Koreans into a church, fired into the
huddled mass and left the remainder
to perish in the flames after they
fired the church.
CAUSES DEAITH OF TWO
(Special United Press Wire.)
Portland, Ore., July 14.--Albert
Harmis, aged 60, shot and killed his
wife, aged 15, in the presence of
their three children, forced the chil
dren to leave the room, then fatally
wounded himself, dying a short time
later. He used a .25 rifle. Mrs.
Harmis had been working as tele
phone slrikebreaker, her husband ob
jected, an argument started and the
THE WEA',Tl' Eli.
Fair and cooler.
madle a very brief speech of welcome.
Mayor W. T. Stodden followed the,
governor. The mayor's talk, also,
was brief. I
Western Hleadquarters in lButte. v
J. Bruce Kremer was next called c
upon. In introducing Mr. Kremer, C
Toastmaster McDowell stated that v
the democratic national committee I
would temporarily at least have its
western headquarters in Butte under. L
Mr. Kremer's direction.
Mr. Kremer spoke. eloquently for,
,several minutes lauding the. demo
cratic party for it is alleged achieve
ments, boasting of its record in war
and its accomplishment of legisla
Mr. Kremer seemed to think that
the federal reserve law, which he
says may be blamed on the demo
crats, had put the business men upon
such a secure footing before.the war!
started, that actually, as a force for I
the winning of the war, "it was of
more value than would have been:
5,000,000 trained soldiers." He men
tioned the compensation acts,, too,
for which he says the democrats
were responsible-and the child la
bor laws. He didn't say anything
about the supreme court in conhec
tion with child labor laws. He.did
say, however, that every law which
'labor had asked for had been passed
by the democrats. And he stated
that he' was willing 'to give labor
much credit for helping to win the
Settle Irish Q)uestion.
J. Bruce Kremer boldly tackled
the Irish question. He admitted that
mtany people thought "the democrats
were afraid to discuss the Irish
question." 3Bul, he said, "I am ntit
afraid to discuss it." "
S"One of the great things in the
covenant of nations, he said, was the
question of self-determination. "It
Si especially important," he said, "to
t the nation from which many of our
forefathers sprang. It is in symlpa
thetic accord with the desire to
bring relief to Ireland. \Ve believei
the league of nations is tihe mediunl
a through which that will be accom
"For centuries the only excuse ad
vanced for English domination in
Ireland has been the necessities of
k war; that should England get into a
war. with some other nation, Ireland
inight be seized by the other power
Sand used by the enemy as a base of
operations. Now. under the league
of nations, all world wars are to end,
(Continued on Page Eight.)
Evidenie teidinig to slIum\" hail he affairs uof the pulice (e
llaritllnt are not eotd.eteld wilh a trite rOegard for thle metro
politani police systemnl a ld that he was the victim of a conspir
a ey fostered y Chief of Police Murphy and Police Lieutenant
Mike I)wyver, \Wi iirntiduled ill .Itdlge Lamb's acourt this morn
lig, ill tie, hearing of the case at, Flarmer Paotrlmoria N. \V. Goli
hit a'ainst the citev of Hutlte, il which Gultbii seeks rein~state
Expects to Capture Russian
Markets With the Aid of
American Capital Says :
(Special United Press Wire.)
London, July 14.-Gernan Fi
n.ance Minister Erzberger expects to i
raise 90,000.000 marks from levies t
on capital and jewels, says a Weimar
dispatch. lie will tax all sums over s
20,000 mlarks. First payments will I
become due in January. Persons i
taxed may owe the state for 30
years, in the meantimen paying 5 per
cent interest toward tile war loan. P
1Many Germans believe American a
capital will enable Germay to cap- t
ture the Russian mnlarkets, excluding
British traders, says a Berlin dis
An article by Bernstorff has been
published declaring that Germany
should join the league of nations and t
try to obtain a revision of the treaty. 1
3Bernstorff advised close co-operation
with the United States, saying the
socialists are unpopular there and
that therefore, Germany must not
pose as the apostle for world revolu
tion. Many newspapers fear Gel
many will become a dumping ground
for American goods.
WILL BUILDWD WOB
CII IN BELGIUM
(Special iUnited Press Wire.)
Brussels, July 14.-T'he inter-al
lied committee on commemoration of
victory recommended the foundation
of a city in Belgium to be.known as
Geopolis (World city), and that
would be laid out like a garden. be
neutralized; and possibly eventually
would become the seat of the league 1
SIIKEARS ANDt AMLD
GUAO.S IN CLASHI
(Special United ,Press W\ire.)
Argo, Ill., July 14.--One reportedi
fatally hurt. two others shot and i
fatally wounded, was the result or
a new outbreak between strikers and
armed guards at the plant of the
Corn Products Refining coml;any.
The trouble started when 600 strik
ers, scabts and guards clasihed.
Dozens of shots were fired, it is said,
when the strikers attempted to rush
the entrance of the plant, which was
circled with barbed wire.
Bills Are Pending
to .Curb Pa rs
(Special United Press Wire.)
Washington, July 14.--The federal
trade comimissions' report, charging
thie "Big Five" packers with seeking
complete control of the nation's food.
brought: into the foreground, senaitt
bills pending to curb them. The
measures are the Kenyon act which
seek to put the packers under strict
government license and the Kendrick
bill which is more moderate.
"I believe it is only a matter ot
time, unless present- tendencies are
stopped, when the 'Big Five' pack,
ers o'r erhaps two of them, will ab
solutely' dictate to the people lshat
they shall eat and what they shall
pay for it," declared Senator Capper.
He, is a member of the agricultural
committee, which i~ handling the
ment on the force.
The testimony brought out a state
ment by Judge Lamb that it would.
be well for the persons responsible
for the administration of the police
department to study up on the
metropolitan police law.
Golubin, according to records on
file in the city c:erk's office, which
were produced and read in court by
City Clerk Irwin, was appointed to
the police force January 10, 1916.
According to police records shown
in court this morning and verified
by Detective Frank White, Edward
Morrissey was appointed January 18,
1 910, Barry Cronin was appointed
May 10, 1916, Bernard King was ap
,ointed May 30, 1916, and Ton.
Walsh was appointed June 2, 1916.
Yet N. M. Golubin, who was ap
pointed previous to the appointments
of all of the other four officers and
was therefore entitled to priority
under the metropolitan law, accord
ing to his Complaint, was laid off in
the bunch of 20 men who were sac
rificed to the god of necessity when
the city's financial condition com
pelled Mayor Stodden to reduce the
Nick Golubin was laid off and is
still off, it was shown, while Ed
Morrissey was not laid off in that
hunch of 20, and neither was Cronin.
And yet those two were appointed
after Golubin. It was shown that
Morrissey has since been discharged
and Barry Cronin has resigned, but
that Tom \Valsh and Bernard Kiug
are at present in active duty on the
police-according to the testimuo:ny
of Frank White.
The evidence introduced seeks to
indicate that a conspiracy on the
part of the police chief and the
police lieutenant, concurred in by
former Mayor Lane, was the cause
of Golubin's troubles.
Golubin was disliked by Murphy
and Dwyer, it appears. - They hal
hot words at times, the evidence
After working 10 months on the
force, Golubin, according to his own
testimony, was laid off for seven
days. After going back he worked
for 24 days. Then one night he has
hot words with Dwyer. Lieutenant
Dwyer ordered him to turn it his
tools and get out, according tO the
testimony introduced this morning.
Golubin replied that he had come to
work and wanted to work. Dwyer
told him to turn in his star and get
out or he would be thrown down be
low-meaning the jail-it was testi
Gloubin. it was stated this morn
j ing, threw his star and key on the
table and went out. He claims that
he never resigned, and 'that imme
diately afterward and- many times
thereafter he imnportuned the police
chief and Mayor Lane for permission
to 'do his work as a police officer.
This permission was refused, lie
says. Attorney Guy Tyler, who is a
friend of Golubin, went in the lat
ter's behalf to Mayor Lane, and was
told by Lane, so Mr. Tyler testified
this morning, that Mayor Lane
couldn't put Golubin back. to work
because "Chief Murphy just doesn't
like him and won't have him."
Hence, it is asserted "by Golubin,
apparently for ,that very reason he
wad not allowed to do his work as a
police officer for something, like 11
However, on April 1, 1919, one
night when Golubin was working
1, down in the Travonia mine, the
Sshift boss came to him and said that
(Continued on Page. Six.)
packer legislation. Capper said thq.
big five last year did business twice
that of the United tSates Steel. cor
MEASUlE IS SIINE
(Special United Press Wire.).
Washingtpn, July 14.-President
Wilson has affixed his signature to
the Indian appropriation: meaOUre
I and act, stipulating that cooang eg
men may appoint two speretartli.
I whose 'names .Will: be plane on tlq
roll as employe: of-the. hou~e~. .
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