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THE WEATHER V. g. rOBECUT Today?Fair. Highest tempera hire yesterday, 83; lowest, 60. THE WASHINGTON HERALD The Net Circulation of This News/xiper Yesterday Was 42,171 ALL THE NEWS ?all the time?telegraph, cable and local new*: it found in The Washington Herald ?brightly and briefly told?most up-to-the minute news pictures every day. NO. 4707 WASHINGTON. D. C., WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 17. 1910. ONE CENT 1,000 BELIEVED DEAD IN PATH OF HURRICANE IN TEXAS First Division Forms Lines For March Up Avenue THE VICTORY ARCH PHOTOGRAPHED AT NIGHT Defeats Patterson in Race For Mayor of Philadelphia. Philadelphia, Pa., Sept. 17.?Rep resentative J. Hampston Moore was chosen Republican candidate for mayor of Philadelphia by a major ity of from 1,000 to 1.500 votes over Judge John M. Patterson, yester day, in the closest municipal elec tion ever held in Philadelphia. At 1 o'clock this morning, with prac tically all the ballots counted. Rep resentative Moore was leading: his ? ?pponent on the official count. Representative Moore claims h was chosen by a majority of 6,000, while Judge Patterson asserts the final tally will show his election by 2.500 ballot-s. WILLS 450 BARRELS OF ALCOHOL TO WIFE New York. Sept. 16.?Whether or not the American Alcohol Company, Inc.,! will be forced, or even allowed to de liver 400 barrels of alcohol, valued at, JS.500, as a part of a will must be de cided by the Surrogate's Court, it waa learned today. The alcohol was willed j f to Mr?. May Haussman by her hus-' band. SILESIAN REPORT CHEERS GERMANY Berlin. Sept. 16.?The Interallied re port on the upper Silesian situation has been received with gratification by Germany. It is said that the re port will have a reassuring effect, owing to its tone of Impartiality, which allows Germany to await a plebiscite with greater confidence that it will be conducted fairly. Soldier's Leg Fractured, Struck by Automobile Private Joseph A. Dawab. of %ie | Seventh Field Artillery, Camp Leach, j received a fractured leg last night, when struck by an automobile driven by Millard Horn, 3066 M street north west. while crossing at Wisconsfn avenue and Macomb street northwest. Dawab was taken to Emergency Hospital, where it was said his con dition was not serious. The case will be presented to the corporation coun sel when Dawab if abie to appear, it I W4* slated. i 5,000 Soldiers Dance On | East Plaza of the Capitol\ More than 5,000 First Division regu-j lars and other men in uniform danced last night with as many girls from the government departments on the east plaza of the Capitol, while sev eral thousand mothers, fathers, ana; fnends watched the unusual op^ctacle from the Capitol steps and the sur rounding plaza. The American Legion, under whose auspices the affair was given, ar ranged an excellent musical program played by the Twenty-eighth Infantry band of the First Division and the Boy Scouts band. Red Cross girls or the First Division and Y. M. A. workers served punch and cakes to the boys, while girls from the Jewish ; Welfare Service furnished cigarcttes and cigars. Stuart Walcott Post or the American Legion had 500 menioerg present to look after the comfort of the soldiers. The dance was chaperoned by the War Camp Community Service. Don ald Atwell and O. V. Kessler, members of the committee on arrangements, es- j I timated that the War Risk Bureau] ! alone ^as represented by 3.000 girls, i | The War and Navy Departments were also well represented. Germany Clamps Bars On Frontier Influx Berlin, Sept. 16.?The German gov ernment has announced that anyone crossing the border without properly vised passports will be subject to ar rest and expulsion. The reason officially given Is the fact that Germany at present is over run with foreigners who have no passports or proper vises, and that among them are numerous undesir ables. This influx has been facilitat ed by the lack of formality and lax ity in the passport supervision. "The hole in the West," as the open frontier toward France and Bel gium is called, is alleged to have frustrated the efforts of the German government to control the influx of strangers. Negotiations are now un der way between Germany and the entente to close the West front en tirely against uncontrolled passing of frontiers. Separation From Austria Agreed to by Germany Berlin. Sept. 16.?Germany will com ply with the demand of the allied supreme council to declare null 'and void the objectionable paragraph in the German constitution looking to Austria's union with Germany and providing for Austrian representation in the German Reichsrath. or council of the realm, which may be compared to our Senate. . Besides the Capitol police force about 100 Metropolitan policemen were required to keep the plaza clear for the dancers. The ladies' committee was composed of the Misses Anna K. Thompson, Marine Corps; Hop? Knickerbocker. Navy; and Charlolt? Walker. War Risk. Denounces Britain's Policy in Ireland Dublin, Sept. 16.?When Great Brit ain signed the armistice terms she agreed to President Wilson's princi ples, Including the right of self-de termination for small nations, but she did not agree to the application of that principle within the British empire. In this way. Tan MacPherson, Chief Secretary for Ireland, today explain ed the British attitude toward the Irish question. 400,000ARE GATHERING FOR PARADE Throngs Fill Streets on Eve Of First Division Day; Procession, Led by Gen. Pershing, to Move From Peace Monument at 1 P. M. Today. 28,000 TO MARCH IN LINE FIVE MILES LONG I Body Expected to Take Five Hours to Pass a Given Point; Airplanes Will Radio Parade's Prog ress Block by Block. Today is First Division Day? from reveille to taps Gen. John J. Pershing and his Fighting First?the first across and the last to return?are the heroes of the hour. This after noon they will form the greatest parade in the history of the city of parades. Bedecked in her gayest, flags flying everywhere, Washington is ready for the spectacle?fof the last glad welcome to the men who turned the tTde of battle. Four hundred thousand pairs of eyes are expected to follow the triumphal procession up Pennsyl vania avenue. 2S.OOO to Hank. Twenty-eiiht thousand men will be In the review. It will be five miles long and probably will require Ave hour* to pass a given point In it will be shown practically every Im portant implement of warfare used in the greatest war in all history. Today is a holiday throughout the city. Government departments are closed and practically all business has OONTTNUEP ON PA IE TWO "THE MAN ON HORSEBACK" No character in history has presented a more admirable figure on horseback than Gen Persh ing on this charger which ha? been given him by a camp of War Veterans. Already an equestrian statue of the general by aomc prominent Aftierjcan sculptor has been suggested Pofice Seek Meuenger Who Left With Bonds New York, Sept. 16.?The police un successfully searched throughout the city today for Elias Tieman, 16, em ployed as messenger by the broker age firm of I* M. Prince & Co., fol lowing a report by his employers and the National Surety Company that he had disappeared while bearing 132,000 worth of bonds for delivery to various financial institutions. The po lice sent out a general alarm, and a large number of detectives sought the missing boy. PARADE PROGRAM, THE LINE OF MARCH The parade will extend from the Peace Monument along Pennsylvania avenue to Fifteenth street N. \V., up Fifteenth Street to Pennsylvania avenue, passing through the Triumphal Arch between Fifteenth street and Madison square, to Court of Honor reviewing stand, to Nineteenth street N. \V., where the units will disband. ORDER OF MARCH. 1. The First Division will parade under full combat trans portation on Wednesday, Sept. 17. 1919, beginning at t p. m. 2. Order of March: t. Gen. Pershing and staff. (ifn. Prnihlng;. Color carrying national standard and four-atamd flag of a Kfnernl. Official staff, including: Brig:. Gen. Foxe Conner, chief of staff; Col. G. E. Marshall, Col. J. G. Quekemeyer, Col. De Chambmn, MaJ. J. C. Huehen, Col. A. Moreno, Lieut. Col. A. S. Kuegle and Lieut Col. Lloyd Griscom. Personal staff, Including array chiefs, former army, corps and division commanders, as folows: Maj. Gen. J. W. McAndrens, nri?. Gen. Fl. C. Davis, MaJ. Gen. A. W. Brewster, Brig. Gen. XV. A. Bethel, MaJ. Gen. H. L. Rogers, MaJ. Gen. Merrltte W. Ireland, Brig. Gen. Walker, MaJ. Gen. Harry Taylor, MaJ. Gen. C. C. William.*, MuJ. Gen. Mason M. Patrick. Brig. Gen. Benjamin D. Foulois, Brig. (ien. William Mitchell, Brig. Gen. Samuel D. Rockenhack, Brig. Gen. Fries, Lieut. Gen. Robert L, llullard, MaJ. Gen. John L. Hlnes, MaJ. Gen. C. P. Summernll, MaJ. Gen. William G. Hann, MaJ. Gen. William B. Wright, MaJ. Gen. Hanson E. Ely, MaJ. Gen. Mark L. Hersey, MaJ. Gen. Welgel, MaJ. Gen. Wlttemeyer, Brig. Gen. Preston Brown, MaJ. Gen. William L. Sihert, MaJ. Gen. G. M. Duncan, MaJ. Gen. William L. Lasslter, MaJ. Gen. Charles T. Menoher, Brig. Gen. Malln Craig, ltrlg. Gen. II. A. Smith and Itrlg. Gen. Dennis C. Nolan. Composite Regiment, as personal escort, composed of officers and men of the First, Second, Third, Fourth, Fifth and Sixth Divisions who have served under Gen. Pershing. (All Regulars.) 2. Division Headquarters. Commanding General, Maj. Gen. Edwin F. McGlachin, jr. Chief of Staff, Col. Stephen O. Fuqua. G-i Lieut. Col. Paul Peabody. G-2 Lieut. Col. W. R. Scott. G-3 Lieut. Col. W. F. Hoey. Adjutant, Lieut. Col B. R. Legge. Division Quartermaster, Lieut. Col. F. H. Lonax. Division Ordnance Officer, Maj. J. A. Long. Division Surgeon, Lieyt. Col. E. O. Mavnard. Division Trains, Col. W. F. Stewart. Division Judge Advocate, Lieut. Col. H. R. Bitzing. Division Inspector, Lient. CoL F. F. Black. Division Machine Gun Officer, Lieut. Col. C. K. LaMotte Division Signal Officer, Lieut. CoL W. L. Roberts. 3. Headquarters Troop?Former officers and men of First Division. Capt W. E. S. Williamson. Headquarters Detach ment, aod Miscellaneous Q. M. Units, Q. M. Hqrs. personnel, Bakery Company No. 7, Salvage Co. No. 22, Sales Commissary Unit 309, Laundry Unit 314, C. & B. Unit 319, D. & B. Unit 18, D. & B. Unit 23. 4. First Machine Gun Battalion. Maj. R. N. Youell. 5. Second Field Signal Battalion. Maj. H. F. Hill. 6. First Engineers and Engineer Train. Col. E. T. Atkisson. 7. First Infantry Brig. Hqrs. and Detachment. Brig. Gen. Frank Parker. 8. Sixteenth Infantry. Lieut. Col. C. R. Huebner. 9. Eighteenth Infantry. Col. C. A. Hunt. 10. Second Machine Gun Battalion. Maj. S. Warren. 11. Second Infantry Brig. Hqrs. and Detachment. Col. R. A. Brown. 12. Twenty-sixth Infantry. Lieut. Col. C. W. Ryder. 13. Twenty-eighth Infantry. Col. A. H. Huguet. 14. Third Machine Gun Battalion. Capt. C. Pickett. 15. First Field Art *.ry Brig. Hqrs. and Detachment. Brig. Gen. A. Mclntyre. 16. Fifth Field Art y. Lieut. Col. N. W. Polk. 17. Sixth Field Artillery. Lieut Col. G. R. Molony. 18. Seventh Field Artillery. CoL F. A. Ruggles. 19. Train Headquarters. CoL W. F. Stewart. 20. Mobile Veterinary Unit. 21. Military Police. Capt E. O. Hall. 22. Motorized Btln. First Amm. Train. M. O. R. S. Lieut. CoL H. Hervey. Horse Section Amm. Train. 23. First Supply Train. Lieut. B. G. McCaughn. 24. Sanitary Trpin. Lieut. CoL H. C. Wooley. Field Hospital Section, Medical Supply Unit Mobile Surgical Unit No. 2, Ambulance Section. 25. M. T. C. Capt. Snodgrass. S. P. U. 695. S. P. U. 301. S. P. U. 378. 26. Army Nurses. 27. Special Engineers Equipment. 28. Tanks. 29. Representative* of ^Welfare Organizations. Vi THOUSANDS NEAR DEATH, LACK FOOD AND SHELTER Death List Will Grow Unless Relief Train? Can Reach Regions Made Desolate B\ Terrific Coastal Storm?Supplies Are Be ing Rushed to Scene. San Antonio, Tex, Sept. 16.?Relief train? were rushed wit! supplies to the hurricane-devastated Texas Gulf Coast region to night and seven airplanes had been dispatched to search for victim marooned by the storm. It was believed the total dead may read 1,000. The most serious problem confronting relief workers tonigh was how to save survivors, stranded in desolate repions, withou the most common necessities of life. In the district around Corpus Christi, the storm struck with it. greatest force. Here bodies of the dead were collected and doctor worked at a score of ranch houses administering to the sick Score of persons who survived the storm unharmed have bren reduced tc starvation. Practically all foodstuffs in Corpus Christi and th? immediate district were lost. Ralsf Money for Relief. Scores of towns in Southern Tex as wore engaped in raiding: money, food and clothing to be sent to the stormswept area. Gov. Hobby is sued a second appeal to the people of the State to subscribe to a fund for the relief of the victims. The San Antonio Chamber of Commerce voted $10,000 and the city of Cor pus Christi was told to draw on the city treasurer of San Antonio for the amount The entire resources of the Red Cross and its trained personnel were placed at the disposal of Maj. WORK FIRST IS PERSHING PLAN Declines to V isit Cities Un til His Report Is Written. ? Gen. John J. Pershing. tired an* Gen. Joseph T. Dickman. comman- worn after th, ftrenuous ?av, fo,. der of the Southern Department. V. | lowlnK his ,rrival ,h(. Un<, o| S. A. Red Cross relief workers ; his n?tlvjtJ. ? ho? were sent to the district from St. Louis tonight, according to word re- ; nativity, whose grateful citt rens have acclaimed him as per. haps no conquering hero has evet ceived at Southern headquarters ; before becn greeUd ha, declin^ jail invitations to visit the man) cities throughout the land, who de The first special relief train was dispatched to Corpus Christi last night by Gen. Dickman. It was under command of Lieut. Col. J. A. Porter, and carried 100,000 rations. 15,000 blankets, 10,000 cots and 1,000 tents, together with medical sup plies. A corps of physicians with supplies sufficient to treat 1.000 patients was on the train. Train Service Broken. Brig. Gen. F. C. Marshall, of Brownsville, reported he had sent a relief train from that place. It was ordered to go as far as Sintoc, Wjere rail communication with Corpus Christi was broken. Wagons and automobiles were to be employed in reaching Corpus Christi. Still another trainload of supplies was sent from Laredo. Tex. Other towns reported having made progress toward raising money and supplies. Brig. Gen. Wolters. of t'.ie Texas OOKTLNXfiD ON PAQJK THRfcl^ sire to express their gratitude ic person to the famous warrior. He will leave Washington within the next ten days and will go te some quiet country nook, where he will complete his official report of the A. E. R, plan the reorganisa tion of that famous unit, and con sider the future military program of the United States. ?There are many invitation* which the general is very anxious to accept." said Maj. J. C Hughes, the general's personal aide, last night, "but he is actually tired out. Official business demands his im mediate attention, and practically every moment of his time is de voted to his' work. "When his final report and plans are made, he probably mill visit som? of the cities which have extended their cordial invitations to him. but thers have not been ai.y ^finite pians uded upon."