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issued Every Evening. Except Sunday, by THE BULLETIN PUBLISHING 00. _I.lidre as Seoond-Class Matter, December 18, 1917, at the Postofiice at Butte, Mentana Under Act of March 8. 1879. PHONES: Business Office, 52; Editorial Rooms, 299 BUSINESS OFFTOE AND EDITORIAL ROOMS, 101 SOUTH IDAfO STREEIT SUBSCRIPTION RATES: One Month .......................75 Six Months ..................... 8.75 Three Months ..................52.00 By the Year .................... 7.0 n The Daily Bulletin is on sale every day at the following places in Butte. Jacques Drug Co., Harrison and Cobhan Depot Drug Store, 823 East Front St. George A. Amaes, Jr., 816 1-2 N. Main St. P. O. News Stand, West Park St. International News Stand. S. Arizona St. Palace of-Sweets; Mercury and Main Si. Fltrkins Grocery, 1023 Talbet Ave. Everybody's News Stand, 215 S. Montana Helena Confectionery, 735 East Park St. SBFRIDAY, J.1'ILY 25, 1919,. HIGH PRICES, THE PROBE, AND BUNK. \ iltl a greal s.itx of oslOentationl il bla luring oI Ir mnit iIets, ilhrough lhe enrporalliutn pressM'. (ilGovernor SeI\'arl has sent I llmt ti his special ttiade all el'fiionei y colllissioln, prestmtl ly in probe the (ntI.ises mulerlying the oexonrhiinlly high prices of f u, ul ,llther .necessi .ies in linIle. 'lThe (' missioni l is sillitug ill thII courtho.l.iuie nitl issuing si aeril n lsa wilhoull inuttnt etr l.ll (.c)lllntinue profileerl'ing 1 he Iconsumers co(' lllinulle' I gron.'l i under the exce.sively high rust. orl livinug. A.ni "hilt will il all am .lotu It tn? To the 'vet'age citizn the Iore fct tbht ('Governotr Slewaort namied the lersoniuiel t1 the ettumumission gnat sent it here is sll' i'i.ioe l In inisln re thnt nitlhing lhtli will e''in in lie slighltest the rf i'is of th l e paII l li ii , prfilIr m s t Io liitlo will bei l done. Last wl inter, it will he re.llled, when Food prices were tnol so high as they are io"x', the litooth legislative invesligatingg committee ampe In the oily tldi also probed high prices. The ctttntnission mado findingis of a sensational character. which delormined lbeyond per'lIvoeiuture that lItile uicmes were ot r ilely out of reason l( Ihanot the only case ilor such prices was the groeed andl rapaclily iiof the cily's profiteers. The (otiiris- - siori in its report' gave t ta oes. dlales alnd figiures toi slthow thail lthe meilrchants of the 'ily---thai is. the big meI, chtenls-- were charging exoirliliatl prices on every v ruticle they sold. lhtit was that report ever given to the publi'? 1t was I.. itl. tA statilemeti , ptlu'jrliig In le the otriginal lootlh io miiitlee report,'l. I whichit in reality, was itonly a deleted r'poo'lot , WVas report as sent lit by the l governor smil s only ii sli leton of the i olriginal--a skeleton which had the rteal flts as to trot'ilee o ingi in liotte (carefiiully di eletetd. For i.nslanice. while the original Iloolih report slt .xowled that cian ai c-aplitlization onl' .$10.00 . the I ('iate Shoe comipani y otl Iliit(,. inl 1)18, hld m tde a ptro'fil of $i 1.1(i:3.75 , Ihe report i. sent l ulit conriined notrllhinig ll'of that Iollre. ior anotlIIier I sltance, Ithe 'iliintl reportI shl edl that thll e i ilsav- i (Girocery coi palli l.y,t wholesalers, ha.ltirge exorhitllant profits, that in order to brlingill their exlenrse itl to the highest tfigure the company rented its ownt h ilding tI itself at til excessive f'igure jiper ilmontilh, iid also that members t of the f amily who were non-residets, a.nd invalittds .llsides, were carried ot L the .ipay rollIllll extiremely hiigh tiitthly salaries as nominal managers of departImeats. [liit in the reporl as sentil ouil by the govetrnor none of tihal stiu xvwai (It course not! overnor St'art. ts eve'ryonile lknowxs. is a ttol 01o the Anaeoida i Coppeir Mling company. and the Aita condlit (ol 'er Mining t 'company i Ittiid tlhi proi iltee tintg lbulsin ess interests or P i tle are so ctlosetly tlied that it sheet ofll tissue -ll ier o(mild not he plared . hel ,cli them. (Consefilut lly it holds, that anything that atcll .s ralvelisly the ilinterests olt ithe ottod profil.eers offects the intiir e .lp s olf oIvernorll Stetrart's ma stert. Ilowever. since the govetror'tl i t. de ani d efti 'i iei, cy como . itis sion, which. by rights, shluild he lorited his def'iciency com mission, htias hlrl'ahed as to its lesire ilhave overythl) g per-' I1ining i n I profilteering iii Iolltto ilitd he l''re it, we w l.itl suggest eutior Stewart hlimiself, mid force kiwi to briot before the com missiiti the toriginal 'opy ofl the l.oth repil.t. We '.. uih r suggest thiat it' the coi iuission wants ti gainii evetni i odieitli of respect tfroml the Ihahissle cutns imers l it ' the city, that i t e s t.iid its ac ltin makinig the hea rilig s stlla' (chal theilr sessions, niil permil It ' pu lic generailly In attlead. Its the publitc that is beiong i.n~e daily l ad evein linly by lie lialte ji pri ileersl , by the eit hers of the li t ilte pl o lderb'liii il, iby all the rights hi' justice. it's lie public which shtou. l he pentitlted Ito heatr' lithe evidenie b tlh Iti' tIul againsi the roh The mere taclt thlL I It Ihe ' deficiency commission is imadeil its sessions se.o rol shoiult e evidence suil'icient to any Iliinkiig pierson Ithat its liresen.ice helire is inot lI "let iin the light" oni the liictl jiitittlin, bhut to shrolil it with a il laniket ot Itoi etitoin. Aundl, listont ! Yeste'rdlay tlhere blew inito oiut' fair city ol" e Washiiingtol ,1. McCormick. known Far ainid wide us ii lioo. of the vested initel' ests.. Now, thereo is nothing that prevelilts \Vashiingto .1. fromt cominiig to liltte atl aniy tie. but it seemt to the ai meore co(incidei ce( " that he drifts in just as the govetrnor's ode l'icit icy - comnaissioi gets to work. Andl it' priilbalty oinicidence thtil siOnce his arrival he has I'ratleriiized closetly with the nmembers. of the ionlmissioni. .\Aul, likewise, itt's <tron ably also a i - coi"t - (idenice"' thait Washingtoni .1. is the sellf-saite genitle.ian who. at the last session of the legislat lure, attlii ket every'bill iii Ito dticed aimed at pro'looinieig, aittd siit'''eedeId ifl teiaderiuig Ihem piractieallty iliopetative hy.itituhtidieg iiome 'uS amiuoidmeits. Evidence si far ihtirodituced tief ote Ilie deoFicientcy tatrnuiiis sion shows thut the \\'liuulesttlleu's hive ti combiili tat iu i i itesct'ait it of tiade, solely Cot' I lie piuipose i of tic iritg Ithe suall I merchautnIs to charg6 pt-ices Fixed by I lioe wholes.ulcirs: it shows that lutices chatr-gd by the wholesaleis tt. d the .bigger' stoics arc iithou'i exceht ion much u lilighi' Ihir litewy a, ue iii oh !h(t pa'tls ot the c-utntry.; it shows \'what evety ctlu.iiliieu in the city kows,, Ihat the prices wrongFully ,lhiarged are higher Ilitiat a woi'kiiigmaii, can pay-' n plit'rs(eitt wages. And withu it. all, it demon.srhlte theli lhe, prese. t ii i'xestiga - lion is of thu e tpur(st hunk; that haiat Conttaly Aiio-uy-' .l acksoi treall.- xi'ishte ht l rihseuttle the dealeros who tile robbintg !ii public hroughi high jrices, he could have secuit-ed his ends, ,much more cheaply, notch moj'e, qiuickly ut-itt witih ii g.-eatei e.eumeni, of suicicess by lbi-inging the maller to the attention ofa gr~and jury long ago. Union Stock Hlders in the Butte Daily Bulletin UNITED MINE WORKERS OF AMERICA--Locals: Sand Coulee, Stocket, Roundup, Lehigh, Klein, Wasaioe, Red Lodge, Smith (Bear Creek). FEDERAL LABOR UNION-Li#tigstoR. MACHINISTS' UNION-Great Falls, Butte, Livingston. MACHINISTS' UNION--Great Falls, butte, Livingston, Seattle, CEREAL WORKERS-Great Falls. TYPOGRAPHICAL UNION--Butte. BLACKSMITHIS' UNION-Butte, Miles City. Seattle. ELECTRICIANS' UNION-Livihgston, Deer Lodge, Butte, Anaconda, Seattle. BAKERS' UNION-Great Falls. SIIOE WORKERS-Great Falls. PLASTERERS' UNION-Great Falls., RAILWAY CAR REPAIRERS-Livingston, Miles City. M USICIANS' UNION-Butte. BREWERY WORKERS' UNION-Butte, 1OD CARRIERS' UlNION-Butte and Bozeman. STREET CAR MEN'S UNION-Butte, Portland. BARBERS' UNION-Butte. METAL MINE WORKERS' UNION OF AMERICA. PRINTING PRESSMEN'S UNION-Butte. MAILERS' UNION-Butte. STEREOTYPERS AND ELECTROTYPERS' UNION-Butte. BRIDGE AND STRUCTURAL IRON WORKERS-Butte. PIPEFITTERS' UNION-Butte. BROTHERHOOD BOILERMAKERS AND HELPERS-Butte and L.iyingston. STEAM AND OPERATING ENGINEERS-Great Falls. BUTCHERS' UNION--Great Falls. BAKERS' UNION--Butte. INTERNATIONAL MOLDER'S UNION, LOCAL NO. 276-Butte. LAUNDRY WORKERS' UNION. NO.4 26-Butte. I'LUMBEII'RS' UINION-Butte, Seattle. BROTIIER1IOOD RAILWAY CARMEN OF AMERICA, LOCAL NO. 224-Miles City. TRADES AND LABOR COUNCIL-Miles City. HOD (CARRIERS' UNION-Helena. BROTHIERIHOOD RAILWAY CARMEN OF AMERICA, COPPER LOBGE NO. 430-Butte. BUTTE FOUTNDRY WORKERS' UNION-Butte. PAINTERS UNION --Bulle, Seantle. CARPENTERS' UNION, No. 1335--Seatltle, Wash. TAILORiS' PROTECTIVE ASSOCIATION-Butte, Portland. BOILERMAKERS, SHIP BUILDERS AND HELPERS OF AMERICA -Tacoma, Seattle, Livingston. INTERNATIONAL BROTHERHOOD OF BLACKSMITHS AND HELP ERS, LOCAL NO. 211-Seattle, Wash. WORKERS', SOLDIERS' AND SAILORS' COUNCIL-Painters' Hall, Seattle, Wash. BUILDING LABORERS' UNION-Seattle. INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF BRIDGE AND STRUCTURAL IRON WORKERS AND PILEDRIVERS' LOCAL NO. 86-Seattle. AND THOUSANDS OF INDIVIDUALS IN BUTTE AND MONTANA igutres are dull enough but here are some that ought to ir REBELLION IN INDIA. thie most illinilagilnalive atlonlg uis: India coitaiins some. 300, (i00,0() people. The average per catpita income is $10 per an nuii. (in the basis of prices at ihe ePnd of 1010, rice sufficient I'or one ile"al a day \would cost $10.0.5 per ainnum. Taxes on the basis o Ilthe inew\\ budget average about $1.40 per capita. Is it lilly \wonder tlit large sections of he populaltion are liviiing tinder t'amliine condijtions. that beItween 5.000,000 and 7,000, 000 of these ir iderIorrished people died of influenza, and that. 75.)00(.i)001 are receivinig uarely oine sqiluare meal in two days? T'his starving' pieople contiilribuites Io impnierial Britain in drain of onii sort or anotherll for the benefits of adminiristlration antd ili Ilrest onl capital nII amoniil estimated at, from $ 100,000,000 to $2i0,)tO(il)0-. le iier new bhiidget cills for the expendilure of more thaiin $200.000l.(0 onil the imitilitary---aiboiil. 48 pe' cenit of the total budgetl. 'lThese fig'ues give Ihle backgrouniid of Indian uni'res1t which is, tiiday econici evei n oriilloe Ituir h llitic'ctl.. The Monltagiie Chellll'sor hoile rule hill will 'niitlneetl this economic situia ionil. Meiiinwhile its lpassage ties beenii h l tip in ll Iriltain, while ill Indti llta coIlltlriitlive legislation hllu, extremely coercive nrili-sedittion lawi s have been paissed.rl In li.useipenllice of this inisieable silllatioi tlhere have bteon it seriies of strikes among thie grossly undiiierpaid laborers in Ilritish. owned induistries, and polilical riots ill the leading cities. Fiii.lly----and m1 ost. signifii aen l of all--lhe hitherto apathetic .easantry have rebelled in district after district not only against British rule, bit, in favor of the anciient syste.ti of ciiommiunial land ownership. The Vice oi'ity is "satist ied that oIeii rebellion exists" and ti s pul t aboutl one-third of the country under nmartial law. This revolt is the achiolieveileln t ,a people deprived of all arms and of any generall poplar educntioini. altlainiied by methods ranging from passive resistailce inspired by That, extraordinary modern saint, and friend of the oppressed. 11. h. Gaindhii and Mrs. Sarojini Naidu, lie poet to t er rorism iiftier the R ussian patterni org anized byt) Ilhe.Ynoung indin pilry. No saine observer can bolieve that India will imiediately gainol her iindependence; that she should show Srapidily growinig a dlesire for it is a tact .mre significatii venl thaiin siuh imlporltaniilt Eliropean news ioS the fate of line. I vitally concerns the workers of Amiier'ie and IEurolpe, whose iraticalis.l loo generally ignore Asia. N solidarity otf the' wor'king i il ss,^'no bman brotherihood, is complete or secure which ignores or exclitudes the vast populations of the ancient anid virile civilizations of India lland (llin. Lajpit llai-him self nilt Indlin holme ruller, itot an extlreme nationalist-writes in '"the New li ipbli"'ic for April ?20tli. "' feelinig of unity iagainsl the twest is developiing in the Orient," anid lie points out the Irle ible possibilities ol' thiwspirit of hatired fostered by our' Swesttirn iipe ialisii. It isbio\ii.s thatl i I lhei.nture. of thinilgs the co'ipetitive system caniniot bring about a fair solitlioni of the tlatlions. between Asia and the i west: the point we iim.s. Ompha -si/C is dtht in the tnig run the acid test of all forms of co-oper liOih wiill be foundii in their capacity to assert iihincllusive bra l't.ierho.id in w'hich the free peoples iof Asia may share. THE O. B. U. MOVEMENT. (. C;onliued).l It',fOe tIhe outlbl eak o' the w rlhl-war, ii(ndusl.ry ill tlhe niled States was at a l ow ebhh. Fllovinig the somewhit plros perois years of llt' iO. " Iand ill12. tia e a slump: factories be aniltli close, shlipping I all tff, with lithe inevitable conse qullelle th thoitsaiis of workeis wee e hl rowni I.u0ti oi Iem ployiment. We have never seen any figures as to the exael number of ilielip iii'oyed in Ithi icountry duiring the forepaPt of 10i 191, l but it mustl have apitlroxinlaited four or ll ive imillion. Thie itrade inliiºn were helpless. Their enmibe.rsh ip de (ieiased rapidhly through the inability of the members to pay dtlies iiand hleoaiuse large liinlbheris see no use in paying dlues wihen the organization cannot furnish theii wie h n ii miploymeint. Then iame the outbreak of hostilities and within it a f'ew iimonths iemploymenlit was plentiful. IBy the tinime Iho United States deeided to enter the vwari, there were lbut few idle -workers: it is principally for that rela sot tliIhat conscril.ption tS hsimmeditlely put into effect.. The war lords know if the sentiientalists do not, that work oers will lit eniili st iii snuffieienit inumbiilterus to carry on a gigantic struggle. like the late world-war, if they are able to find jobs. Some mayit poilnt to Canada as anii example of a country that -- ---C~~ ~'-- --"' '-''--------------- ····~ [0~ sriusnwingwa~tli ~ :L~··r, j . 1.. · z \C TffRl(r . ; r : ,e `-= 8L. 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The conlscription law---tihe seleelive service act. so-ialled c- met. with ii opposition worthy of' the inam e I'roln the Ira.de un1 ion leaders, aind with Iul littlleo iorganized opposition throiugihontl the conlutry. if we excepl certaini snmall groupsi . The ease wilh. which this a(-tlhe most far-roeahing legis In ti.lon ever pilced on oure statlule books--.wnas forcedi upon tI lhe. coulltryV is the most. eo vi.('inºcig evidence Itllt there is no wo\\' k in.g (lss movementl of any power in Ihis nation. When we recall that in England conscriptiion was bitterly opposed by the wvorkers, that in Aisltralia the conseripl.ion etil wtas defeated at. the polls by ti overwhelmicng miajority, that int (Tanlada it was only by the most shamnenul trickery that ; ma joni'y w"iLs secur:ed in fav\o of coniscIilption afler a. large per ceonta.ge f1' the electoralo e had been disfralnchised, tIhat in this n.at.ion it was nol even dieeed neoessary to l, the qluestion Ilo a vote, we begini to have some idea of the pitiful igrure the American ilabor movement cuts. I' .w\ ace these facts we muist recognize that, ,.ui bong. fide labor m ovemlen I as now or ganized and officer'ed is rel:ly a meoa( to I lhe initerest o:f Ic wiorkecrs. Tflhis is-more than evver apparelnt when Ihe i;t iotis of the ieadsol of the o. nizilinuis lnring'."the \\'war period is consid-i ored. In the first insltance, as soon a this unatlion eilered the lists. th!e mrnembership was Ihande over to the various industrial do liartnueirnts, almost withouti exception heaided by illmperialists ioft th1e most reactionary type. T whe workers were lied uip by agroee lis1iiIs between the licads of ihe interinatiqnal uniioins and The governimenlt, without their knowledge or cioniseit; thoe rigihtlto strike a\\'iuo all intents mard pl' rpose,. alrogat.ed: the officers i' ithe labor nimovementI he chin.rthe he active instrument ot Orn imperialists aundl war lords sholndit; them were given gover\illeuital positions in \Wasing ton. 11. C..;.locks of Ithem tiiure the coluntry !elling the work is of the uiohle lpur ose andil hih imslil5 of the deoiiial( i partyI Irnd iiWoodrow' ilson. N oti one of their voices w\itas raised against the campaigrn of oppriession that was carried on i nIler' lie guise of ip lriitisr , nor hlave anlly of then ii a yet lurotesteli against the iiliprisouieii t ol f moe i t alin 2,1llll \\'1) men and i lwo iien ~~ui ' l' the inila oillms espionage act. rlThe illrdei iof war falls miost heavil)y upon the worlkiing class, thi pawns that the I'iluciai l dul iindustrial lords plaiy lil siile t iunperinalism with, anild it is u Ipon Ileworkers thit the duly of ending war rests. 'T'uoday, the ofl'ticiatlimi i' the ,Americi n lanor nimovement isi suppolilirting iulperialisa ni iii its every niove; the ol'f'icials that are p aid by lah.r are pnaying the gamie that is to senid the w'orkers tl another nightmare of iiass-rintrder unless the workers tihemseltves, iiquainiiteid w'ith le terrible coiseiqences th-1( are hound i oll lliw clse upon thle hels of a policy I latl leaves In m1 it the lh lercyot' the ruuling class, behstir Iienlselves and unite ias a class to eiil the wage systemi and thle wars thatI il brinigs in its train. 'Wa.'rs are a test of streiougih betw\een opposing capitali stW groups. r\\;s also lost Ithle knowledtge and mitlitaricy of I the vworkiing cass mweii Oment. 11 itcannot be said today, were our ir rmling"-lass lta dceide on tnurlher aggressiori, that the workers coild' lire i ent ienih l .ti-iti ,i h lo ust. ito l ie Ciontiinltuotl). SEE THE REAL LOVERS OF FREEDOM! Now that President iihl Ie\ Valera of the Irish republic ha.s 's c(hangeed his plans thal he will be,ini Butte more than the otig iu)al few houns, it is to be hoped that during his lengthenned stdiy hlie will have ain opportuimly to meet the real toilers .of the atimp. 01' iecessity. had his stay been limited 1to- only'a -few houris, his~ liine would entirely, have been taken- up by the -efte-r tainments atl the Silver -:low lub,-- a place. by the w ay, whlere the man in overalls is nle\'er admnitted. unless t-hrough thoe ,h-c d.oor in the capacity of a delirve.ý-t'Iuek driver. The Bulletin suggests to oii` dist ligttisihed gunest that 'soie lime drirpiig his stay he breaic-k twy frontl the. silk-hatted and tcoek-coated gent leime..wlio h ti l-.f- the goodnelss of their hearts and their love for Ireeidl's freedom W nuiltl s\how him eovery hontr, and get alion itg . iproeiniiat, t the backbone f, the revoi..lultii.n in Irelehidf. w=t"s as elsew here. A dollar a tlny --.il they take it away. Who dumpined the cantaloupes? OPEN FORUM This column is conducted for and , -itten by Bulletin readers. If you have any suggeitlidrs to of fer for the betterment of 'condi tions in which the public in inter ested, the Bulletin offers you this opportunity for their- expression and interchange" of comment with your neighbors and friends. Properly to protect this Open f'orm,lln, all communications must he signed with the name and ad dress of the writer, but anony mous signatures will be' used in the column i. requested, Address lil communications to the editor of the Bulletin and please be brieP 'apd to the point. Editor Bulletin: Everybody seems to have their trials and troubles and 1 am no exception. I have lived here for 35 years and am the head and support of a good-sized family. Some times it is a hard effort to see that they are given the proper' care, and tile following incident can never help to 'maintain them: In nmy April accounts I found a bill against the Florence hotel, bet telr known as "The Big Ship," for work that was brought to the shop, said work .being. done and delivered. I Min0il.'d the bill but eCeteii'ed- no se turn. The fdllowing month I sntit my son. With another--nothing dp ing. I tlen decided to make out an othe'i andt-delivered it ii person. Tlle manager denied the bill, following .it p '.with the remark that if I didn't get out he would put me out. This did not scare me, as I wanted a "yes" or "no" answer to my demand. He then whispered something to his bookkeeper who told me that if' I did not get out he would punch the, nose off me.-At this time, While there' had been no semblanei 6f it dist'ldi axice, the bookkleeper;:'after" taking a su'vey of the hostile attitulde of th'e gu.sts, decided that it was no time for 'gangster methods -and' instead relied: on his old style-.of °clfing the policemaln on the beait to get rid of me, as hi.s:been :done .frequently. to maiaintain what is called their mode of quiet and. peace, when the man agement wishies to -ivoid something he is -afraid to meet. It. seems too had lThat a police officer ran be used to tdo heir dirty work, and I, for one, aml opposed to it. Respectfully yours, 'TONY, The Tiunor. Today's Anniversary I o - -o Porto Irio. The first American flag was set up in Porlo Rico 21 years ago today, July 25, 1898, by a sinlalll force of men from the U. S. S. Gloucester. The Gloucester opened the festivilies by throwing a few shells into the hills back of tpe town. .Two boat crews were then seilt ashore. The whole affair was bloodless, except for the accidental shooting of two Porto Ricans and a cow. Two Ameri cans were entrusted with the task of hauling down the red and yellow banner of Spain, and hoisting the Sthi's and Stripes. A rock- barricade, named Fort Wainwright, was throwni il: to protect the flag, and two men were appointed to sit on a poultry coop and guard the' banner. The etffair was quite exciting: but nobody hurt. I Morsels From a 1` Sage's Scrap Book . 0 . -.... .. 0 . - ..... a, W:: Ih6 the author of the. couplet: : 'y to bpd, and early', to rise, ;!aI s .a man. healtjhysv weailhy anid w..e?"' , . IHnzletL states that thb couplet oc curs in Clarke's writingsi He quotes in fllustratiion 0'Anid ti1en .it. is no tMarvel though -I know. lim not, for my houri is' 8 o'clocki, ~hoigh, it is an infatlibl rule FraFaklin flntro luced this. salng into ±:e -axioms of "Poor Rificitai - Advertlse tiaL. rutou fur rent in the want columns of the Bulletin.