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SHIPPING PLAN Would Sell Government Vessels to Private Own ers on Easy Terms. Sala of government-owned ships to piftsts owners on liberal term# aa the r.sat atrp in bunding op America's i p^n time merchant marine wu rec samnM by three ipsa Iran before tlje shipping conference here yester <UT ^ A_ 5- Franklin. bead of fba In ternational Mercantile Marine, atfrla ?d that tba wood steamers and other wtli under MOD tons be abandoned %aue they ware not suitable for fafrelgn trade. ( lie then tmted that a "liberal bafld >1^ poller" be proceeded with. Jxher recommendations by rranklln That a comprehensive policy be ad her-d to by tba gtmrnmrat ao that aftrchaur of ahlpa may know under wiat poller be la to work. the bttlldlag of a merchant marine cannot be successful unless the hand of the yorarmaent Is with Itp That there should be no alteration laths seamen's act to reduce wages. Rranklln and other speakers also ?<M that it might be necessary for the government to take considerable lota when its ships aro sold if the Anerlcan vessels are to compete wtth those built more cheaply In foreign Be mi trie 5 Cssssl Pay Msi* Thaa Porelssrrs 'We cannot sea how American buy er* can pay more than foreign com petitors." said Edward ST. Purlins. of 11^ United Sstales Chamber of Com-! Kmil P. Albreeht. president of the Pbtladelphia Bourse, declared that conditions micht make necessary a . peftcy amounting to ship subsidies. 'I f we are to bare a merchant ma '*? must pay for it." Albreeht! it COP ARRESTED AS BOOTLEGGER 237 Quarts of Whisky Found in Outo Driven ; By Charles Ehlers. ^rass buttons and & Metropoli tan police badge do not mean that tl*e wearer may run "shorty" into arid Washington with Impunity, and therefore Charlea Ehlers. a bicycle policeman attached to Pre cinct No. 5 is under arrest on a rflfarge of bootlegging. Detectives Marks and Little, sta tf6ned on the Bladensburg road, ?topped and searched an enclosed c*r Thursday night. They found a cargo of 137 quarts of whisky. Ehers was taken to"* Precinct""No. C. where* he was divested of his b^flffe. The whisky was distrained. Aobert L Mller. serving- as Ehl erV attorney, effected hi^ release by depositing $1,000 as collateral. Ehl ers has been suspended from the police force. Charles R- Harris, colored, of 424 O street northwest, is said to be tbe owner of the car which Ehlers drc*ye. Arlington Horse Show Closes This Afternoon Last Day Will Witness Spirited Competition for Championship of Nearby States. With tlx championship cluica and ? aerie* of military rrenta on the program, the tenth annnal National Horse Show wfll cloae at Arlington Park thl* afternoon. Only winner* of bine and red rib bons will be entitled to eoateet for the championship horae. hunter and aaddle horse claasea?the reaulta to decide the championship for nearby States. High Jomptnr was the featnre of yeat?rday*a program, and with the entrance of aexeral new horsea Into the show rfnp. horae lovers crowd ing the randstands were given an exhibition of unusually One Jump ing. Bally Heather, Willow 'Kin* and Clinker, the three bay geldings belong ing to the Olen Riddle Farms, con tinued their record made In previous entries and carried off the rfobona in several classes. Bally Heather won the blue ribbon It the middle-weight hunters class, and Clinker carried off second honors In the same claas. Third and fourth places want to Wise Old Indian, owned by Andrews and Holloway. and West berry. the big bay, belonging to Den nis Urson. Enlisted Slea Compete. Unlisted men were given an oppor tunity to exhibit their skill an horse men In the post entry for the Eleventh Cavalry cup. The cup was won by Sergt. Stewtek on Teddy, a bay owned by J. F. Mor ford. Private McFaden. of Fort Myer. rode the horse that took second place. Third and fourth places went to horses r.dden by Privates Kromer and Fem mamore. Post entries in the Jumpers class for the cup presented by Mrs. Elbert Clarke in the name of her thorough bred. "Sir Evelyn.'* resulted in a blue rtbbon for Eye Opener, owned B. E. U, Redmon and ridden by Mias Preece. Mrs. Agnes Oayle Johnstone took third and fourth prizes with her two horses. Virginia and Rosebud. Rosebud was ridden by Mlsa Gayle Johnstone. Mis* da Pent an Exhibitor Miss Marion du Pont appeared as an exhibitor for the first time yester day. carrying ;iway first place in the ladies saddle class with her mare. Marjory More land. Mrs. Allen Potts, of Virginia, took the third ribbon in this cla^s with rackette, her chestnut mare. "Silver rest'" a bay gelding owned by Frederic McEIhone. and consid ered by many the best Jumper shown this year at Arlington Park, again won tirst honors in the light-weight hunter class. Genevra, owned and ridden by Brig. Oen. Mitchell, was awarded second place. Cavalry men from Fort Myer. and the Construction Division stationed in Washington, staged a Roman race following the horse show. Four "cowboy" riders from Fort Myer also gave an exhibition of trick riding. HORSE SHOW RESULTS. Cl&aa 52. jumpers for enlisted mm?First priae. Teddy, Servt. Stewtek: aeocud prize. horse rid den by Pn-rale McFaden; third peiw. borte ndden by Pnraie Komcr; fourth priae. borae ridden by Private Frmmamare. CIm 3D, saddle ponies? First pet*. IfeOte. Liopd Moore; second prize. Nancy. Clarence Moore. Two entries. Claaa 2*. roadsters?Ftr*t prize. Merceda. Oliver T. Stonestreet; semnd prize. Lord EU?er, diver T. Stooeatreet. Two *atzlea. Claaa 57. hunters?First prize. Silver Crrat. Frederic McBhoco; second prize. JfMie Dear, Mra Walter McfL Jonea; third prize. Blue Rock. Andrews and Holloway: fourth prize, Generra. Bria Gen. William Mit<iielL Claaa W. novice bnnters? First prize. Will '!?, F1 L. Redmon; second prize. Homea?ain. Brig. Gen. William Mitcfreil; third i*ize. Skylark. Wiufh Glaaoock; fourth prize. Lady G? Nor man and Norman. Cla* ?. lady's saddle hnnes-FVst prize. Marjory Morwiand. Mi*a Marion tin Poot: second pn/e. Vanity Box. Caaaili# Farm; third prise. Crackette. Mr? Allen Potta; fourth prize. Bet sey Roaa. A. W. Atkinson. Claaa 53. Jumpers-Flrat prize. Eye Opmer, Bakery Specials BAKED FRESH TODAY FRENCH PASTRIES I French Tarts, Fruit Fillings, Crows' ^ests, Poker Rolls, Neapolitans 1 | Pies, Cakes, Assorted Cakes, Fresh Rolls and Crullers. M ? Table d'Hote Dinner, 4 to 8 P. M. ?? THE MAYNARD CAFE . (Formerly die Tea Cop Inn) 611 12th St N. W. in what ways you ate (pending money unneces sarily. Your check book will tell you. Put your money in a Checking Account in this institu tion each week or month and pay your bills and expenses by check. You will then have a complete record of the purpose and amount of each expenditure and can easily plan to eliminate wasteful items expense. 'jSaaT ' Mra. Mlm Gvb Johnotnaa PM mtn ? Uia B. local banter*?Flat (rti* Wk?*r Bator. Vint Bill flma; mill priaa. J art* Dm Ma Waltar MaK Jmm; third nrtio. 0?m. BW? ta. William Moduli: lourtto prljs, n~^ k, (tttuMf. Clas & galtad oaddla ham-Fine Of> oar Dm Awtt CbaoWy; Band prim. Jack lata. Am Coontor: third prt?. Clan CM*. <>U? Maadon ruu; foorth ??n*r. E. Ia RoaaaArfd. Clia 41. nmWmllKi honm-Tlnt trim, TrU (Ml. Chiouia rum; ?nd prim Battlv. Mia CathHlno I Hollow; third prix?. Oan. P?r ?lunf. A. W. Atkinaon; fourth prite. GUn Chlaf. Oka Mmdoas noma CUm ?. hanUra-rint prist. Billy HmIIw, Qlea Rididla Karma: saaond priae, Itinkac. Glen Biddla f?r third i*i*. Wlw Old In dian. Ualim and. Hollow; fourth prlaa. Weatbovry. Dannla 0|ml Otaaa ?, ilmpai. ocas dw Flnt prior. Jutland. Q no din 8UMaa; oaoond potao, Km Oponar. t b BadBM: third prlaa. Tin dor, Vln BUI n?l; fourth nrlie. Betel. Mn. W. Sinclair Bora. ALLIES' ANSWER BRUTALLY FRANK Paris. May 13.?Who?ver wrote the reply- to Germany*? note on the eco nomic peace terms?and the report was strong- here tonlht that ft was drafted by Americans?minced jio words. An a diplomatic document in the midst of peace neotiations It stands unique for its brutal frank ness and severity of language. Here are a few examples: "The sacrifice of her larger ship ping- is the inevitable end necessary penalty for the ruthless campaign which she waged in defiance of all laws and precedents." "It is a very moderate share of a loss for which her own criminal deeds have been responsible." "They (German territories) have es caped the shocking fate which was dealt out by the German armies. -It cannot be forgotten that among the most wanton act* perpetrated by the German armies was the almost complete destruction by her of the coal supples of Northern France. An entire industry was obliterated with GREAT JULY 4 ' PLANNED FORM. Exercises Will Be Interna tional in Characters With Big Parade. Independence Day In Willi In (ton will be celebrated this year in a manner truly International In scope and In keeping with the spirit of unity manifested amonc the elvll Ixed nations emerflar from the world war. Joining with the people of Wash ington tn the pageant spectacles and pa.ide which will feature the day heiV thla year, wtll be a large number of other nations represent ed In accredited manner to the gov ernment of the United States and lending emphasis to their partici pation by floats, tableaux and dele gations typifying the spirit of good feeling that la felt between the peo ple of this country and of their own lands. | The celebration In Washington t? being arranged by a committee of cttlsens of the city and through I whom the participation of the peo ple here and of embassies and lega tlona Is being arranged on a more extensive plan than In any previous year. The central committee, - through whom the festival Is bring organ ized. consists of Franklin K. Lane, Secretary of Interior, honorary chairman; Commissioner Louts Brownlow, active chairman, and a calculation and savagery which tt will take many years to repair. "Every country is called upon to suffer. There Is no reason why Ger many, which was responsible for the war. should not suffer also. ?"Indeed, so far as pillage and de vastation Is coocerncd. her territories have not suffered at all. "She cannot escape unscathed. The share which she is being called upon to bear of the enormous calamity has been apportioned by the victors not to her deserts, but solely to her ability to bear It. "eHr hardship will arose not from the conditions of leace, but from the acts of those who provoked and pro longed the war. Those who were re sponsible for the war cannot escape Its Just consequences." Clothing Production Drop*. Production of clothing for the army ha* dropped 99 per cent, the War Department announced ter day. In October. Yalue of clothtnr produced for the army was $122. 352,000. month the production wan $1,933,000. John Barrett, cfkalrman of the com mute* on. arraniceinenU. Associated with Mr. Barrett on the committee on trranitmntt are: I Corcoran Thorn, vice president; I Robert S. Harper. C. H. English. Mrs. Marie Moorp Forrest B. C. Arabaa MaJ- H W. Pullman, Bi llot Woods, Col. Charles M. Ridley, B. r. Droop. Capt R. R. Glenn. Charles Liee Cook, H. B. F. McFar land. Cnno H. Rudolph >and MaJ. Oliver P. Newman. The principal features of the fes tival will be a series of spectacles ??< tableaux In front of various pnblio buildings In Washington, which will take place at about I o'clock, followed by a parade on Pennsylvania avenue to the Capitol, and lastly a series of spectacles on the plasa in front of the Capitol typifying great thought and events of the day. v During the evening Col. Robert Harper, with a number of others as sociated with him. will present med als to the District of Columbia sol diers who served In the war. This event will take place on the grounds of the Washington Monument. PEACE PACT DEMANDS CAUSE ANGRY DEBATE ON SENATE FLOOR OONTIXCTD FROM PAG D OKA termlned at the Paris conferencc and which may affect the future of Amer ica or may in any way invblve Ameri can participation in subsequent years." He said it was sxiomatic in past years that this would have been done, adding: "Today when we believe In 'open covenants openly arrived at/ no longer is It axiomatic, and I find to my sur prise and astonishment that a resolu tion asking simply that the American people be tokl what they are entitled to know meets with some degree of opposition on the floor of the Senate and from the press representing the present administration. "Fundamentally wo are entitled to know what the treaty is. The admin istration has already informed us in part and If we are entitled to know in part what the treaty Is we are entitled to know the whole. ?The treaty was handed to the Her man plenipotentiaries at Versailles fifteen days ago. It was published in Germany by the conquered people In this war. It is denied now to the American people, the victors In the war. Upon what theory is It denied?*1 Hitchcock on Defensive. Senator Hitchcock, administration spokesman, interrupted to deny that the treaty has been published in Ger Special Low Price THIS WEEK ONLY Window Screeni, Wire Door* and Frame*. We DeEver Anywhere. UNION HARDWARE CO. ?nT% r st. x. w. HIRSH'S SHOE STORES 1026-28 7th St Tomorrow?A Great Sale of Footwear for Misses, Growing Girls and Children Special values for this day offering sayings on high-grade footwear that are absolutely unbeat able. Get shoes for all the family at HirsHi and save many dollars. 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Senator Hitchcock took the door In opposition to the resolution and moved to send It to the Foreign Ha lations Committee, of which he Is the retiring chairman. Senator Hitchcock added: "There cannot be any possible rea s3h for Insisting upon It at this Use. No poaeible xood can come from It It simply means meddlesome Interfer ence with ths legitimate powers of the Executive. It stmplr means em barrassment to the representatives of France and Italy and simply means to throw a monkey-wrench Into the machinery and to render more diffi cult still a problem already Infinitely difficult. Trie Senate would commit a ?roes breach not only of the cus toms or this country, but of later national propriety, to call upon the President to answer such a ques tion. It would be an indication that the Bente distrusts ths Presi dent." An angry retort from Senator | Johnson followed Senator Hitch cock's speech ta opposition U the resolution. Tke California Nulcr 1 listened wttk sob meat to the emphatic, utu and extravagant adjectives of the Senator from Nebraska. I am ut terly unable to comprehend the mental strablmus that can arrive that It Is Indecent to ask that thei which has been siren no la pari shall he Uvea ta as In full. btsrwt PaM ? CWfcmt and Savkgs Our Idea of Good Service Banking. Loan, Trust, Investment, Foreign Exchange and Safe Deposit Departments ?is to see that every trans action with you, no matter how small, is so attendrd to that you'll want to do business with us again. We invite you to open an ac count here and consult with us freely about your finanrial needs. Continental Trust Co. Capital. $1,000,000 at H Eight bells in the mid -watch COFFEE for the wheel (^lookouts Cold blasts and icy mas swept over the destroyer'? deck. With numbed hands, strained eyes, and tensed nerves the lookout held his post until ?eight bells?end of the midnight watch?then hot coffee in the galley1 JUST J their mention coffee to the men in the service and watch them smile. These brave fellows have endured long hours of hard labor with little rest They have forced nature to the breaking point Coffee helped them. It cheered them and comforted them. Very often it actually sustained them. Its warmth rested and steadied them, and so gave them new courage for the great tasks ahead. You men and women in every day life, waging the battle * of business, striving to maintain place and power and health ?you have great tasks, too. And you find coffee a real help in the day's work. And the joy of it?the charm of it?the delight of it It greets you at breakfast?it cheers you at luncheon?it revives you at dinner. And very often regales you at the late sapper. Truly?what would your life be without coffee? Coffee? the Essential drink. 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