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"THE RE-CONQUEST OF AMERICA"
DOES ENGLAND SEEK TO HAVE LEAGUE RATIFIED AS MEANS TO RULE U. S.? Putting Over of Covenant Called "Last Great Battle" in Anglicization of America by the Author of Satirical Report. No dtiiumetii't of its 1 rat i n y'::tae ha, tl"enusel .suc'h a sti" in Wash iog1 in as t Ile lremilark.alet( Ipenlphle( enltillid "Tlthe Rc.'ongqllest of Auerica," the fifth aid final instailawlnt of which is reprint(xl in the .ulletin froin the New York (all todlay. Evidently a sall.tte, it inti mlates that the public policy and popular ljycrhology of the United States for s(everal years has been controllted by the llritish foreign office. The origitnal pan-iphltet lxers the illtmprint of A. Gordon Brlown and Company, (14 East 57th street, New York city, anll the publishers ex plain that. llthe text, in tylpewrilitl forin, was found near .500 Madison Venue, that city. Inquiry ree:tled. they say, that .Sir William Wise mltn, chief of thte Bitish secret service in America, had recently re sidetd there. The pamphlet lpupti,' to bei a report by al t at|tonyltou) s writei r lo Prime Minister Lloyd (euortp of England. I would suggest that the approaching July 4 he robbed both of its insuilt to us and its pow.r"e to olitrcl. our ' 'urpose by a pomn1pous celebra t.ion in England. II ight he called America's lay, and its keynote might be "Get together" The president might be given credit for the idea. The Londdon tailies might be instructed a.s to thir editorial and news policy on that dayl There could he a special American :!Day issue of the London Times to which her majesty the queen, and ?iMrs. Wilson, Sir JIames Gerard, Sir John Pershing. Sir William Sims, and oilier American knights might con tribute. 1Ae. Taft tmight write all article to show that the (.'arnegie Leagule 1o Enforce Peace---which is looked uponl here ats a domestic organization- is the parent body of the I eague of Nations. Mr. Vickershani and our other l layIers could show what Am~ericanl liberty: owes to the English legal sys tern. Senator King and other legis aItors could cite from President W\il son's work on governnlllnt to ".low W that ite plarliimlll0utary systeml is su perior to the congressional. and that I A.~merican legislative independence is based on our revoluti on of 18is. President Eliot. Pre-idnllt Nicholsi lluirray Butler and the others oif our You Will Find Excellent Service, I High Quality Food, Low Prices at the Leland Cafe 1 72 E. Park. SAY YOU SAW iT IN BI1LLETIN FOC) NEAT SHOE ilREPAIRING (:GO TO DAN HARRINGTON'S SHOE SHOP 40., E. QUARTZ IAY 'YOl SAW IT IN BULLETIN Paints are made to give your buildings, floors, and machinery, the protection they need at a moderate cost. Every care is exercised in the selection of ma terials used in making HICKORY paints. These Paints represent the best in paint manufacture. They are long wearing and good covering---all that goes to make a paint satisfactory and economical. Hickory High Grade Paint is made in many beautiful colors, which will allow you to select just the shade best suited to bring out the natural beauty of your home and its surroundings. Call for a color card. Stun tp Traaiding - W: s TDWAE CO 22 E. PARK ST. SAY YOU SAW IT IN BULLETIN proftessional following might dlet al with what America owes to English learning. And other persons plroi-j tent here could be allowed all avail able space in which to insitructl us in ways to repair the "errors" of the I past, that England and America may go forward hand in hand to Chris tialize and civilize and "iAmerican ize" the world. Thti result ntisc he soriewhsl' orfu:ilsive to our lpeopl, but the Brit ih puhblic has a genius for siilently ignor!ing vulgarily- especially tile American variety of it. uggestionlls lol. His Majesty. Fin'ally, we have staged for an early date a gigantic imnperial ex hibition in (Canada, at Ottawa. l so that the comminercial advantages of l citizenship inl the em.pire imay be pra,.tically delhoiistra.ted to the lessor fts' of the business world. B3y these ntaouns wee hope snmoothlyi ti1 overtcole all effective oppolsition Son the part of our colony, America. io en terinlg lthe league, that is, the; emllire. As soon as the leag'ue is ifun tioning properly, his inajesty, inll resnouse ti loyal and reeatepetd so-i licitation, might graciously be pleasetli to Con.out to restore to this people their ancient right to petition at the ioot of Ihe. throne; to ronlfer the ralnk anll( style of governor-general illton ou"i alnlmbassadtor, that this coloiny iiuy enjty a ilstatus inlferior to io othr' chloiiny's; to establish the ilrimacy of the itietlrol)o!italn see, with the Right: Riv. )r. IManhing as first primate; to alppoint Mir. i lihu Root lord chief Ji:tiCe of the co(ony, and to tnoIni uhato -Messrs. Vt. H. Taft, Nicholas' tMurray i tlier, J. P. Alorgal, Elizas lth Ii tarhry, Adolph Ochs and Tho0as amunt to the cololia! privy toun'i;i as a: special nal'lrk of royal and imperial condescension. toi r e mlinO the fetleral capital of the colony GCor gotowin. and lest sectional jealousy he thelreby exciite;d. to grant royal chalrters to the cities of Hostonti and Chicago, enititling them t hereu aftlr to style tshetiSelves respective-' ly. Kingston and Guetlph -conciselyt to Ie-stow in tihtc anld ill imeasulre such tokens of the bounllllty of the icrown as tile fealty of tihe cotlonists meitt C'cil ihodes' Will. Colnsciouis of its shortcomingl. I have endeavored to outline my plan of cialimpaigin here. Its errors of strategy anld tactics seemn glaring in the retrospect, but they will, I hope. be considered by you in the light of IIthe allost insuperableh difficlllties against which we had to contend. Since that nmemnorable day, Sept. 19. 1877. on which the late Mr. Cecil Rhodes devised by will ia fund "to ant! for the esiablishlumen, promlo tionl and developmlilent of a secret( so iety whelreof, shall be the extension of livii! ru'ile lhrougliont the world :* a ltlu espesialily the ultimate re co'very ,of the United 'States of Ainelr i ia as :a. integral part of the Blritisll emlnpire," the energy and intelligenlce of o lEngland has niot been spoilt in It would pierhaps be presumptuous of me to refer here to the admirable services rendered not only by Lord Northcliffe and the corps of 12,000 trained workers whonm hie intronduced Ihere during tihe war as purchasing -agents, ulnder the direction of Sir SCampbell Stuart; but also by the Right Ho-In. Arthur J. Balfour. and bhy Lord Reading. Buit iy report would be iiOn1i plt te without a reference to lir. An drew Carnegie of Skibo Castle. Snttl erlandshirem and New York city. lHe ' UnObtrhusivtely assulmed the m)antle of Itile late .ir. Cecil Rhodes Thtoutgh the (Carnegie F iondation, lie olbtained Stillh conlltrol oerVI" the professoriate of this icruntiIy that even President Wil -son Witas it Supplianlt for a (arnegie pension, before this people and allied gratitude plactd hint bLeyond pros pectirve 'at.ll, iThe Carnegie Ieagute to Enforce Paece and its affiliated League of iSmall Nations are even now leading the van in our fight. In "The North 'American Review." June. 1893. Mr. 'Carnegie wrote: "Let men say what they will, I say that as surely as the sun in the heavens once shone upon Britain and America ugited. so sure !y is it one morning to rise, to shine -upon, to greet again, the re united states--The British-American Union." ,league 1, Last little. The object of Cecil Rlhodes is al most a.ttainxnl. The day prophesied b' MIr. ('arnegie is nan at hland, tiht dt;y when the Ae.tlicain colollies wil" be in all things one with the mother. land, one and ind(iviible. Only the tlst gireat bhttle iremllriný to iii fought, lthe battle to compeol hre. n eeoptanet of' tlhe ter.'.ll: of the' I'l(" u " e )f f "Na t ios. 1 hInve a a(Ck y stated the dif icultie" which conf."rit i:'. and th' vital necct sity oi f th! I .tla..ue(' to Li SlBritish nation. In the hope thit a ?:l teuiient o lhi needs of the Itlio a:i of th Sorld in this hour0 of sl-i('O1ne ctriia may stimulate thtI,,e to whom i :conies anlld remnd ill who need re minlder of the soletmn duties of : time sich as the .world has neve see's before, I suggest that all editor; and publishers everyw3here wilt give 'as prominent publication and a wide circuilation as possible to "ar 'apleal for the league." I venture to suggest also to all ad vertising a.gencies that they woul( perhapst render a very subhtatttial an timely service to our country, if the; would give it widespread repetition tAnd I hope that clergymen will no Sthink tle theme of it an unworthy oi ina, ppr'prlialt subject of conmnen land homily from their pulpits. "The supreme test of the natioi has come. We must all speak, act lend serve together!'" Meanwhile, I have the honor to be, Sir, you: Ihumble and obedient servant, COMMON PEOPLE tContinued From Pauge One.) was introduced to the throng by Judge .Jeremiah J. Lynch, chairmal of the meeting. From 10,00' throats burst spontaneously an up roar that dinned the a.rs. Flags wert waved frantically and hats were cast into the air, even the women serious ly endangering their cherished head ,-:,r in order to join in the demon stration. S'lhe cheering lasted for a period f nearly 1i0 minutes. during which time President De Valera stood with bowed head and thoughful mien, ap parently realizing that the applausi was not so munch for himself person. ally as for the cause which he repre sents. A Gaelic Greeting. When quiet had been restored 'President T)e Valera plunged into hir caddress, first giving a greeting it gaelit, with the explanation tha" pverywhere lit has been mianty har greeted himi in the national langnuag ,of the Irish and that he felt it to 1Y , his duty to begin every address wilt! a reply in the language, which, he a irid, "is tri one distinctlive mlarlr of of Ireland's nationhood." , tReferring to the reception accord ed in Ireland to Frank P. Walsh ' and the other members of the Irish American commission sent to Europe ito plead Irelanlld's ca;us before the 1 peace conference. President lA a. Va lera declared that when one o(fl thl e commissiont'rS saw the entbhusiasmn' ws ith t which the commission was ui greeted. lie declared he "wouldr "! rather be among such people and dl receive sucllh i reception, than bh e president of the Ilnited States. And to wheln see this salne enthusiasm k' in America." said Mr. T)e Valera, I a nnt pleased, for is not that recog 1t nilion -even beitter than the recog '!r liiinii of official America?" of U. S. Is Hope of World. lht The speaker declared that he t; cial' to Ihis country because lie of rt:alized that the commlon people o: ii- t.lhe U'nited States were "the hope as' of tihe world." tle asserted that a-. with the omtOnlon people of Amler id I ica rested every hope of the oppress ve ed peoples of the world. al i President he Valera referred ti o- A tlic a's partlicilutiton ill the nay world War as for an idea!---the al principatl of i elf-determination of lit I suallla. nations. ,n ..This fight we are waging for tht 'e- recognition of the Irish republic is e-' fight for the great Artnecrican priuci 1y h ple of self-detler lination. If that ie' Irt, 'cipleC cannot, win out there can he ihe no peace throughout the world. ts' Therefore., Ioth America and Irelant are fighting for the progress of de licriiacy the world over. 1 "The day has conime whe the plain an peopilt. iwho lo the wort'k and do thi of righting when fighting is to he done in are going to see to it. that their worl e. iltuist bear fruit and lihat they them of; solves will get tihe fruits of thile fight es itg. F:ntitled to ilecognlitioil, lt. "'e are- entitlled to recognitition . \il America, according to the principh to set down that there must be no goe O- ernitent of nations without the con ,. s.et of the govertned. The people o on Ir(ean'd have established it govern hid ulent and ari e trilling at any Lillie I re- uit it to a plebiscite. Our goernl er. Imet ,actually has been set uti hb sh mlore thtan Sri per cent of the Irisl: twe people. Then why is it not recog in nized? I am told Englanid would b off'cnded. No doubt of that, bu. wt\ what reason have they for hteing oa lie fendedl or why should you care ird wheither they are offended or not. 0 "Iln oetering the Iate wtir yot ed knew clearly what ends you had i: ng view. Did you not state to the wort; ir; that onet of your purposes was t. lie etablish government with the con nd sent of the governed, event within th confines of the British etpltire itself ini not to be offended when you chin th- that for which your men died on th Hle fields of Ftliandrs. of 'My pturpose in coming to iih Ih I nited ltates is to gain officia. teal recognition for the Irish republic. ofllknow that this gov\ernmtent t imust er ii- what thie peopie of this natlion wari gie Ilone, anti it is for that reason tha ted l I aml aippealing to the great heart o: os- the people of America. Whith Britain 'Favors Lea Igue. rce "The lague of nations covenan of which you are now called upon t< ng indorse by special provision is going rth to guarantee to Great Britain thi dr. protection of this rountry in keepint nut that which was stolen by her. N( he wonder she wants a guarantee. Shin on lhas grabbed a quarter of the globh e-in fear---awa; froom :u few ien w)l ine!could be renloved in a shorf while re- ou Pal Th' - :au Continued on Page Thraw a WORKERSBEATEN UPBYSEATTLE 1 PILICE Parade Broken Up and the Marchers Assaulted With out Warning. Czar Tac tics Are Used. Sealtile. July 26.---One worker as b.eaten ii o inicoullciouiI.O'' by olicelnen while he lay on the sidle vall in a pool of blood, a :core or, [lore rect-i;l eI ere brlises from ,olicemen's clubs and fi're inidis r 'imintate arrests were nli(e ut Oc.i- :.ental a-enue and \Vashinigton S;treet t 9 p. in. Monday when 1 50 .oliceetlon descended on an as:lCl.) >lage. of workers who had held a jilent parade from Fourth avenue 1 Lud Virginia street. it The meeting at Fourth aid V ir )1 ginia, which had been called by the I Yorkers. Soldiers anlt Sailors coun il to protest against allied interl S ention in Russia. was followed by I parade of the audien'ce down hrough the lower business district. V Iarchers kept perfect order while -arrying a large banner with the in cription, "Rursia Has L.ost S5Cvenl Slillion Killehd. Is That Not Enough? 're We Fighting for Democnracy in L ussia?" At. Occidental asnd Washington he marchers formed into an orderly .udience anid were listening to the alk of a soap-box speaker when 150 ,olicemen descended with drawn f lubs and .without warning slugge.. p-. ight and left with their baton.. No ra varning to disperse was given before at he attack conmmencedl. aeeordilng to s- numerous witnesses. i Pedestrians and members of the s- 'hrong which had conic from Fourth .nd Virginia were struck over the ld lad :ind pulnltmeld evel while thle Sxvere tryinlg to gr as far awa-y froii bIe district. as possible. Sections of lie crowd wereie drive-+n alolng the ,treat and forced into stores and nuildings along the sidewalk. Then e li police wotld i'lterl and drl 'ie hem out again. Final ly autos w" re Iriven by the police over the side w valk to further harry the struggling lrowds. a The mani wiho was beaten into un T on-ciolenlHess had withdrawni in t he doorway of "Our House" cafe l lex was sianding perfect ly qtuiet 11 hten an officer Euddenly strlck bhit he \. violelt blow on thlie head wtith hi: of lub. The itiin W swung arlound halir lazed a.+,d threw uip his iha:indS to 'd srotect himselp when a group of hal sh . dozen Ipolicemlen launched a coln -I biiied attack on their victim, beta Pe iim downx with their baltous and ccii he inued' to strike himt while he lai Di rono on the paxemont. lie twa lx' 'inally dragged away leaving a poo ,I 'f blood b)ehind. a I` Later the police patrol drove u' li d half a dozen men were picket oid ir arrest at randoml. Somei of itIes .e ore pedestrians who were even c un i iware of what the trouble was at bouti. No atteminpt was luade to al evst the lesoi who had spokent fror o. he soap box or who appeared to b organizecrs of the pariado. Ain examinia tion of tihe pelic he looks at hxeadiquart ers Tuesda ihe morning showedl that the fotlowin o: vere arrested in the police attack pi( Gus Nelson. :ged :14 laborer lat iat'Ss ,ioli;-oni., aged 21, riveter er '3scar loon, aged 22, sailor: tik !seB 3ardi. aged -17, laborer, and Janim tdlcarthylo aged t-41 logger. ti IcCa rttly is the man who o uw, lthe aintni into unllconsciouslluess in froii the )f the "(n- Ho-louse" cafe. MAl of .ily's wolllunds were first treat I' tt the ('it' hospital and then he xwa eneoved to the city jail cells. IntIer\-ieewcd in tilhe jail T,'-sdai i ornilng. MIcCartth declircd that h an vas still in doubt as ito what ha _lappellle . x"I was uncoinsceious. that's albot: i tt I know," hle said. "1 just (i t1uii de o the cily froml Oo, 1Wiash,. whe: had bio'tn working. I calln to th 'ily tn g ict treatment for rhitlltlnatisll th roi ci wlich I have ibeen sitfecrino iast night I had jinst" Ltluled lhe coi n ler of ilti street wheln I raln intoi ht ig oiixwd of mei who were blin -hased hy the police. I tried to gi 'xtway .lid lhlen I rtellmelber iothin S ietcrthy, whlose Ihead wx .wax h.d in blood-souaked ba nadages i 0 ti stpoki. declared thlat lhe took n ali t ill iaruade or 11eeting. TELEPHONE GIRLS tI'on.tilnuetd 2' Frohn Page One.) ainny is making an example of them in many other ways the comlIall.n tas broken faith with the girls. Conl "ra y to the agreement, sonme (Io thl pertat or, are being told that tl!te wvon't get paid from the time the, -egister. hut ,oly front the timlle the; te atilled. Night operators are be ng ilt on day hours and in severa >f these - Rses. where they have chit tren. i; is absolutely impossible fo hem to work on a day shift. Then. perators anld other girls who have ).lo put on hours wheln they canno ,ork have explained their itcreunl ltanc'es to the compillany officials. bu hey have been treated callously ant o!ld halt if they dhont like it the; •alln quit their jobs. StWhenl tlte girls returned to ihe txehanges. particularly at one 0 ite tin lcipall oexchnltges. the of fiCials treated them with conspicu lus discourtesy and seemed to bi doing all that they can to make thl girls muiserable for daring to joil he union. A number of the girl urve quit their jobs its disgust a the treatment which they have haI o sutffer. '" Treat yourself - buy Thrift anu War SaviIIgs staclUs. 3AY YOU SAW IT IN BULLETIN Bail Is Wanted Without Fail For the Men Who Are in Jail lllhndreds it' f wi kers ai re' literally rPl4 o iti ; in tIlhe .jails of' this col(tilry be'au.e lf' their int ivily in the catunse of Luhor. M\any of these v.ctii: of the wo'ld-wide class wa'r ore awating, Iti-l -an(d have been waitin,,g fo. rran, \ery i'iii nt lluls for tIle speedy trial gualrnleed thei 1by the L 'ittil Sta.tes 1c nslitiutiion. Illieris \lwere triecd atld iiset.le.ncedl to terms ruiginig from i le to Iv4en.ly yiears dluring lthe period of' war hyvsleria. nil appeals ia hein h seir' ae en1w bleing tlaken from I King cupital dr'unilk So4me of fhe prisoners4'' have es.apedl by death. Otherlls rile dilyingi. en.y liave c(Intracted tube ulsis and other lloathsmue diseases, ia l all I are su'l'ferin iiiitld Iiag ny ' roni llse (·cln'itnimentl in the fetid atlmosphere, fo(od. u, d ll from inulttn.l i trieatent nei. (c ded 4 hel by l. uth alized guardls. t ~ai ualttmpts to sec(uire bail f'ur aill of lthese worklers in jail have not li ti uttenlldle with great success becauiise of tlie lack ofL system. lI d(livixdials sought 0, secure buil ) i'1 their pIersonaUl friends. ardul failing Into nel the necessiiary i no1441 ut th eltrutcned vwhat hail been collected, hlits niatlilng their entire et'fo'rts fruitless. This 'was the conditioni facing" the doel.gales 'i f .o all the xvwestern dlistriet or'ganizations of the industrial \Wo'4ceris l'I' the \\Wold when they met in confereillc e o1 Julay 3 and '1 in ieattle. 'The delegatles s.lved the probllem e by all iifailing n1-i s .. OrgartniztsU~ionl. A .u.il andI Bondl Ciominniee was elected to s.stemnatize the ,worklh of l.)llectting bail anid a nation-wid.ie drive has been stlated to secure the loan of cash. Liberty Bonds and prope'tyv sufficient to gain the release of all class war prisoners. With practically no advertising Six Thuu slld lo.,llt's were- raised inl the first five days. M or"e thanu '[Two10 u1n dre l iThousand I1).,llaris are needed to release those now being heield for lheir Labh i' ael ivil.v. SSurns ,f Fivie lillars and ll) a re accepted as loanrs. and all cash, Lib erty Bonds or Ii1'property is labulated in trilflicate. une copy g'oiiig to the perison makiing the lo(a. aolol.er being ietained by the Bail and Bond clontniitle. -and the third being filed vith the Trades Union Saving's I ilnd l;u A ssociation oll, Seattle. with whonm all founds, bonds andtl pop ertv schedules will be hanked. )iuly those who have beien provedloyl n tot'l la\\ ,ustworhy are being se t iult .s 1tcleetioi's. Everythinig possible has been doiie lto safegtua.rd this hail and b iond flutt, I'r.l. thin selection of the contuittee to the c-hoice of the balnk. A portion ( t' t t ,funJ is heing set aside to retu'trn l,4n4, 4;iu demand in case persons who have ina.dv the(1 are ftorrced to leave the 1 oil.ut.y ,o. h ave othler' ' easos for .tiakirng a withdrawal. Iail will be sel r.4 t eltase specif'ied lpersons where ih.th is desired. hLi ttherwlC\ise the release -ill tae placIe tby a blind dirat\'iig of aines. IIuh s iiis iiti t 'ai.it'res- 11) .all ("i.4t4.e'' 11. ('By )I1 )oll( i c n..(el the m enl in Wielit;. lKxona as. jail i'i4st be r'eleuased, as they have been held te longest and ]jail ,enditi ls are 'worse there.i thlan anyVwhere else in Sle t il it e l'n e e(unitV'-. 'This hiil h s nit\s ea(lyi bl een su(bscribed. aid the ien will be n.1de a.'eredilted collectlors when released, and their speedy rel.ease w\rill help to1 .sel c,(ther's at liberty. No uiec.essity exists f'r a;rl'l nCl tli. ''4ni' dulty is clear. I youri' ocues ari not deal' to a. call I'o.m y4.ua' elass, if' you feel that an injury to one is nat inj.,ur to all. i ' there birns witlhiin yoll the faintest spark of human it., vi4i will see thidl the men do not rentin i oi hind the hagitrs 111 un nee..ssauy 1'1. minlte be'caise olt wvitliheld yo1 ur suplport. THEY ARE WILLING TO GIVE THEIR LIVES FOR YOU! ARE YOU WILLING TO LOAN YOUR DOLLARS TO THEM? (tSend all cash, checks and bonds to John L. Engdahl, Secretary of Bail and Bond Committee, Box W, Ballard Station, Seattle. Property schedules should be filed with Attorney Ralph S. Pierce, Room 607 Central Building, Seattle. DR. MATTHEWS (Continued From Page One.) com pany, was refused by them. forced these upou the market afte much effort, and the price of thel ties dropped that day from 40 cent to 1 7 cents a pound." "Mr. Riordan andl I started at .'clock one mlorning, anid we chase ' np railway cars all day," he h ais "They fired Iitordan because he it :istted ihat fruit shipped into Inutt Sbie put upon the market and not a .owed to spoil. tie was the best foo inspector in the state and the meot . cniscientiOuts. "We lihad much trouble with shil tents of fish also. One car stood a the tracks all day in the hot sun. an a there was no ice in it.. The car r a:ive with flies and smelled terribl; it was re-iced and sent, on its way ,,onlolrmance with my order. It wt not consigned to any one in Butte Dr. Matthews referred to meat it spection: Aild asserted that a modi inlspection law had been passed 1 the legislature, but was inoperativ through failure of that body to meal any appropriation for its operation "Few people know that the go eriutlent inspection law leaves tl diseased meatt i this state to be ea en by Mlouiianaus and the good mo.t is all that is perinitted to i .lippted," stated the physician. "-TI meat companies who do not hat governilent-itnspected plants buy tit diseased animals at a low price i many instances, butcher them at e mtarket then." ' Mrs. Margaret Rosza, city food ii s' pector, testified along lines simntil y to that of hlr. Matthews. She told t - tow cOmmlnission houses permit ca i of fruit to lie on the tracks and ru Sbefore the fruit is placed on tl market, solely as a means of preven ing a drope in prices. Mrs. Rosca a c sorted her investigations had led he t to belie.re that a food combine exia - ed in Butte, which operated towal i I forcing uip prietu. S A iwitness. whose namue was witl t heid by the commission, testifit that local conllaission houses fr Ci tuently bought crops of potatoes at If permitted them to rot in the groun tin oirder to prevent themn front ge ting on the market. i Mrs. Joseph Lutes. formerly er ie ploaed by the Washington food a n mitnistiration. but who was not co: Si Uacted with the state administratio It proved a reluctant witness. stine Sshie said. her duties had nothing do with investigations of wholesa food prices. She stated that sl d "thought State Food Administratt Atkinson was the poorest food a itstrator itll :e northwest." al • this morning asserted that stat ments published in the, Miner pnr porting to have been made by her were falsely quoted. A number of others testified be fore the commission, including \Vil t liam Lutey, who attempted to justify r his actions in setting prices. Iutley . asserted that he had made no money t, from his business during the last year or so, but neglected to explain - to the commission why it. was that ,d in the face of a losing business he d continued to establish additional li- st.ores. st GREAT OVATION p (Continued From Page One.) in id other welcomes of an informal char acter were extended Mr. De Valera y. as he slowly progressed from his cat n to Front street. where he was seatec as in a gaily decorated car, and as ht w." alked through the crowd he wan i- hept busy taking the hands offerer el hium and replying to the greetings. S (Cheering Burnts Forth. As the pre;ad.d ntial party reachet Sthe street, a burst of cheering Iron the crowd rent the air and everl - automobile in the neighborhtooc Ie added to the din with continuec shrieking of sirens and t ootiung o horns. lie 'The presidential car drove to it! Sposition in the parade and was otr ble rounded by an escort of returneu sol in diers in their service uniforms. ? id delegation of members of the Pearse Connolly club. clad in uniforms ant i. ashes added a picturesque touch ti ar the parade as they formed in line at of an escort immediately behind tho rs ear. A long line of delegations fron ,1t arious Irish societies and local or li gunizaticns tollowed and than cam' it- dhe autos. is- The Parade. or The procession progressed alont I- Arizona and Utah streets to Park rd chence west to Montana, north ti iranite and east to the courthouse hi where several hundred childrei ed greeted the Irish leader with Irisl e- airs. The parade v:as stopped, whil td President De Valera made publi expression of his thanks at. his re eeption and paid a compliment ti - the children. d- The stop. however, was brief ant the procession soon resumed thi march to the Finlen hotel. -wh 4 headquarters had been established to While the bana playen out:,me. n, crowds which thronged the hote lie lobby to greet De Valera staged ai orj informal reception. Mr. De Valer d-i was rescued from his friends ani id finally was escorted to his rooms t tae- rest before dinner, at which the D Valera party was the guest of ilhe local reception committee. Outdoor Meeting. Shortly before 8 o'clock Ihe Irish y president was escorted to iidebgn v park, where lihe addressed an out door meeting at which more than t 10.000 people heard him. r This morning at 10:30 o'clock Lt President De Valera and his p;arty we were guests at breakfast at the SIl i1 ver Bow club. This afternoon the parry was taken on an automlol)ile tour of the city and environs and were shown through one of the local Tomorrow President De Valerri will attend mass at one of the local Catholic churches and will spend Ihe - day at his hotel resting. At 6 r- o'clock tomorrow evening he will be a escorted to Anaconda where he will it address an open-air meeting there at 'a 7:30 o'clock. Ie The Irish president and his party Is will remain in Butte possibly ut.t Wd Wednesday morning. when, it is ex pected he will go to Helena to ap pear before a joint session of tue d state legislature, which will convene m on Tuesday. ýd MEETING SUNDAY Ir- (Cointinued From Page One.) i1 A along with several other prominenit e- labor people in California, to the gal Id lows. to Alrs. Mconey arrived in Butte Fri as day morning and ;ias since been rest ie ing up from the strain of overworik, u caused from her untiring efforts to r-, present the true sideof what is called te the Mlooney-frame up, to the workers of America. She has just returned from the geast where she has been speaking k, before labor bodies and addressing t Ithousands of workers who are dtc e. ernined that justice shall be done and that the men who were respon sible for the railroading of innocent lei men to the penitentiary shall be seoShown up in their true light. is There will be several other proni e-cuent speakers present who will ad to dress the meeting. d. (i3 et i )ee