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I
Senator Johnson Sure of
Big Majority in
California.
BENDER TELLS HOW
STATES WILL VOTE
Utah, North Dakota, Mis
souri and Nebraska in
Doubt, He Says.
By ROBERT J. BENDER.
NEW YORK. Nov. $?Senator Hi
ram Johnson will be re-elected next
Tuesday by the largest majority he
has ever polled. His is the most
assured election in the section west
of Ohio, which this year is marked
hy some extraordinarily close con
tests, involving issues, both" eco
| nomic and religious, that never have
been paralleled in this country.
| Other contests in the Mid-Western
and Western field, according to the
best possible information, will re
suit as follows: .
Arizona?Senator Ashurst. Demo
crat- will l?e re-elected.
Indiana?Albert J. Beveridge. Re
publican will be elected by between
30,000 an<* 50.000 votes.
Brnokkart Leads In Iowa.
Iowa?Smith W. Brookhart. Repub
lican, will defeat Clyde L. Herring,
Democrat. barring a blizzard or
some other storm that would keep
the farmers from the polls.
Michigan?Senator Towiisend, Re
publican. will be re-elected over W.
Ferris. Democrat., by at least
50.000 majority.
Minnesota?Senator Kellogg, Re
publican, will be re-elected over
Mrs. Anna D. Olesen, Democrat, by a
large majority.
Mississippi?Former Representa
tive Hubert D. Stephens, Democrat,
k.*''1 he elected without opposition,
Bbenatnr"John Sharp Williams having
?etired.
W Montana?Carl W. Kiddick. Re
J Publican, will defeat Burton K.
Wheeler. Democrat (Senator Myers,
Democrat. js n(>t a candidate for re- I
election).
Nevada?Senator Key rittman.
Democrat, will be re-elected over
Charles Chandler. Republican.
New Max ico?Stephen B. Davis, jr..
Republican, will be elected over
Senator Andrieus Jones, Democrat.
Washington?Senator Miles Poin
dexter. Republican, will be re-elect
ed through the split in his opposi
tion between C- C. Dili. Democrat,
and James A. Dunn, farmer-labor
candidate.
Wisconsin?Senator Ij? Follette
will be TQ-eleited by a majority
measuring up to that of Senator
Johnson in California
Wyoming?Frank W. Mondell. Re
publican. will defeat Senator Ken
drlck. Democrat.
Four States la Douhl.
This leaves the States of Utah.
North Dakota. Missouri and Nebras
ka in which the judgment of ob
. servers on the ground varlea so as
I t.. make a forecast hazardous be
cause of the possible alignments
1 ?>"?' moving strongly under the sur
face.
In Utah it Is the final decision
of the Mormon Church as to
whether Senator King. Democrat,
himself a Mormon, shall be re
elected ..r Whether It would be the
part of policy to rollow the ad
vice of Senator Smo..t, also a Mor
m.'n. vliii has come out for for
mer Governor Bamberger. Repub
lican. and not affiliated with the
Mormon church. It is my belief
that King will w|?. The power of
Smoot In the chnrch. however gives
Bamberger a chance he would not
otherwise have.
Heed Seems Stronger.
In Missouri Senator Reed has but
one Chance to win and that through
an overwhelming Republican vote
I? ?.. ?r" Th* """"n. the dry
Republicans. and many Wilson
Democrats will vote for the Repub
lican candidate, R. R. Brewster, a
. Re'd ??uld seem to have
tne edi:,. in this close fleht.
In North Dakota there is the
open issue the Nonpartisan
I.eague raised against l.vnn J. Fra
iler. Republican candidate, while.
1 ,, , " * s open issue of re.
Iigion raised against his Democratic
opponent, J. F. T. O'Connor. O'Con
nor , personal popularity may carry
him through. I
*?hraj,k* the question of
ultra conservatives and ultra radi
cals supporting R. B. Howell. Re-!
publican a* against Senator Hitch
thai'" Hi/eh w"uH Inevitable
that Hitchcock would be defeated.
,;?li? Fonr seatN.
Summlntr up the western half of
Reed C l'iah V. c-Vi"K Mi?so'"-i to
l.eed. Hah to King. North Dakota I
th Re?u'bl!nd Xehraska ?" Howell,
th. Republicans appear likely
come Into the eastern half of the
country with a gain of f?'r ?.t.
So clos, are ttlp race. k '.
one assured fact?that the G o. p
*ill gain in this section.
REBELS BOMBARD
MULCAHY HOUSE
DUBLIN. Not. 1?Irfsh Insur
art Muk'l,{ired ,h# "" of Gen' Rlch"
ard Mulcahy. commander in chief of
Lb. ^ duri"K the night
when they bombed his house and fired
rifle volleys Into It.
lackers trOOP" drOT* ott th?
Wales Sprains Ankie.
LONDON. Nov. J.-The Pdlnce of
ls hobb,,nS around on one foot.
hating sprained an ankle X-rav
H^.0,^^t*^h? "Ted ?? b?n" br?ken
2ot wwtr a g? b"d,y h? ?
Avezzano Named
Italian Envoy
ROMASO AVBXIAXO.
ROME, No| 3.?Romano Avez
zano has been named Ambassador
I to the United States to succeed
I Vittorlo Rlcci. who retired when
| the Fasclstl came Into power.
GERMANY ASKS
MORATORIUM FOR
5 YEARS AND LOAN
Promise Reparations If
Pleas Granted in Note'
To Commission.
BERLIN. Nov. 3.?Germany has
; outlined her plan for dealing with
the reparations and economic situa
tion in a memorandum presented fo
the reparations commission by Min
ister Hermes.
The memorandum calls for a long
term moratorium?five years is re
garded by the Germans as the neces
sary time?loans from other powers
and renunciation of allied priority to
some extent on guarantee so that
these can be used for foreign nations
who loan to Germany. If such con
ditions are met with, the German
government promises to do its ut
most to balance its budget and sta
bilise the mark..
While insisiting upon the impossi
bility of making reparations pay
ments at present. Minister Hermes
says Germany is willing to construct
northern France under certain con
ditions which 4n turn depend on what
foreign credits are obtained.
Says Mark In Problem.
BERLIN. Nov. 3.?"Unless the
reparations commission discovers an
expedient enabling the stabilization
I of the mark and the balancing of the
German budget I fear that Germany
is bound to go the san\e way as Aus
tria." said Sir John Bradbury, the
British member of the reparations
commission, today.
"In Berlin we found Chancellor
Wlrtn and the finance minister strain
I ing every nerve to give the repara
tions commission an insight into the
| exact situation in Germany The
, main problem is to find a way to sta
bilize the mark. An international
loan will only be considered after a
j solution of this problem, but a loan
j remains impossible without stabili
I zation of the mark."
(Copyright, 1922.)
TRAIN ROBBERS
TRAPPED; 2 DEAD
j WITTENBERG. Mb.. Nov. 3.?
train robbers fell into a trap laid by
Federal secret operatives when they
' held up the fast Frisco train from
j St. Louis to Memphis. Tenn.. and now
! two are dead and the third is in
handcuffs. ?
Officers were tipped off on the pro
posed train robbery a month a-j:o.
They went into ambush at a flag
station 90 miles south of St. Louis.
Finally the detached locomotive
cair.e racing up and stopped. The
robbers jumped from the engine with
their plunder. Tlir officers opened
fire, jack Kennedy and Harvey Lo_
nan ff!l de-id Hill 1 ?ebow escaped
but later wa3 captured.
MAURETANIA SETS
NEW OCEAN RECORD
NEW YORK, Nov. 3.?The steam
ship Mauretania dashed into harbor
today with a new record of five days,
today with a new record of 5 days,
7 hours and 33 minutes for the trip
from Cherbourg to New York.
This was nearly two hours less
than the previous record of 5 days,
3 hours and 20 minutes, set by the
same ship two years aco. Average
speed for the entire voyage was 24.11
knots an hour.
The Mauretania. leaving here next
Tuesday, will try to enable her pas
sengers to eat dinner in London the
following Sunday.
FINANCIAL WIZARD
AND AIDES JAILED
CHICAGO, Nov. 3.?Leslie P. Har
rinston was a "financial wizard" to
local Lithuanians long enough to get
some $1,226,000 of their savings, tut
it took a Jury only thirty minutes to
day to find him guilty of operating
a confidence game.
Judge Sullivan sentenced him and
his two "aides" to from one to ten
years in the penitentiary.
Most of the victims were invited
into Harrington's palatial office to
part with their savings in exchange
for Novaculite stock certificates.
Marilynn Pickford 111.
NEW YORK. Nov. 3.?Marilynn
Miller. Ziegfeld star and bride of Jack
Pickford. was stricken with appendi
citis in Foston and rushed to the pitz
Carlton Hotel here for an oDeration
if necessary. Physicians today re
ported Miss Miller's condition so much
improved that "Sally" will be able to
get back to the "Alley" Monday next.
SOUTHER* RAILWAY SYSTEM "KO M"
lam Waahinct?n 11 a. m.. artless At
laata 0 40 a. m.. On. Soar sad 45 Minute.
Quicker Tlae. Alls Train Vs. 1U learee
Waakbwtoa t:l* a.m., attires Atlanta S:t?
a. m., Ee?iwil?c Sunday, Xor.mb.r 6. City
Ticket Office, 1?? T Street K.W?Adr.
FLAMES TRAP
GIRL WORKERS;
*2 DEAD, 2 DYING
Victims Drop to Death as
Ladder Is Almost
Within Reach.
CELLULOID BLAZE
CAUSES PANIC
Shop Owner and Firemen
Heroic in Rescuing
Unconscious Girls.
NEW YORK. Nov. 3.?Two girls
are dead and two more dying as a
result of fire which broke out in
the comb factory of Henry
Schrelber. 16 East Thirteenth street,
when celluloid, being heated for the
mounting/ of imitation diamonds,
caught tire late today.
The dead are Marie Fratelli and
Hattle Kufall. both employed In the
factory, who clung to the ledge of
a second-story window while fire
men raised a ladder and shouted
encouragement to them to hold on.
As the top of the ladder was
almost within reach Miss Fratelli, j
who had been hanging by her fingers
to the ledge, and Miss Kufall, who
had maintained a grip on the win- <
dow frame, lost their holds sim
ultaneously and crashed into an j
areaway below. They were taken
to St. Vincent's Hospital, where
they died without recovering con
sciousness.
Three Jumped; Two Dyinff.
Three girls who jumped from the
third story were seriously injured
and were taken to Bellevue Hos
pital, where two of tnem are at the
point of death. They have not been
identified.
While' a few of the comb factory
employes on the second floor of the
' hree-story building and some of
.he workers in the Solomon Mars
shop on the third floor rushed to
the Are escape in the rear and the
staircase leading to the roof and
safety, the majority became panic*
stricken and rushed for the win
dows In front.
Mars himself was one of those'
trapped by the flames. Making his
way to a second-story ledge he
managed by clutching at the bodies
of girls, wljo leaped from the third
floor, to break their fall and sev
eral in this way escaped with minor
injuries. Six girls were employed
in the comb factory, while ten girls
and two men were at work in the
Mars embroidery plant.
Potior Players Unconeeraed.
Five men who were playing
poker in a garage across the street
jfrom the burning building saw the
j flames mounting fiercely some time
before the fire department arrived,
but, according to spectators, made
no attempt to rescue. The first
floor of the building was unoccu
pied.
Mars' heroic rescue efforts were
I supplemented by firemen, who car-*-,
ried unconscious girls from the
building.
District Attorney ttanton was
told that the rapid spread of the
fire was due to the exposed storage
of highly inflammable celluloid.
I He recommended stringent regula
! tions governing storage of this
| material.
RITES AT 10 TODAY
FOR THOMAS N. PAGE
I Services for Thomas Nelson Pag?\
I who died last Wednesday, will 1*?
j held in historic St. John's Episcopal
Church this morning at 10 o'clock.
Burial will be in Rock Creek Ceme
tery.
Yesterday members of the Pa^e
family gathered at Old Fork Church
I near Richmond. Va., for final home
services for the dead a\ithor Mid
diplomat. The body was then
brought to Washington.
Members of the vestry of St.
John's will attend this morning's
service in a body. Mr. Page was a
former vestryman at the church.
I Honorary pallbearers for the fu
neral named yesterday Include: S. L.
Fuller, New York; Alfred P. Thom.
Washington; Charles C. Glover.
Washington; Dr. Edwin A. Alderman,
University of Virginia; Dr. Ralph
Jenkins. Washington; Gist Blair,
Washington; David Fairchild. Wash
ington; Gen. C. C. Treat, Washing
ton. and William Phillips, State De
partment. Ushers appointed are:
Reginald S. Huidekoper, Col. M. C.
L-uckey, Andrew Wiley, Frederick H.
I Brooke and Jennings S. Wise.
I FORGET-ME-NOTS
WILL AID DISABLED
"Forget-Me-Not Day" will be ob
served throughout the country today
by the Disabled American Veterans
to raise funds for the relief and wel
fare of the war-maimed.
The affair will be in charge of a
committee from the Washington,
Mount Alto, Georgetown Foreign
Service School, Ace, National Law
School and Walter Reed Hospital
chapters. Forget-me-nots will be sold
In the stores, offices and hotels to
day.
President Harding, in a letter to
National Commander C. H. Cook, of
Bufalo, commended the organization
for its help and co-operation with the
government in caring for disabled
veterans, and expressed the hope that
the observance of "Forget-Me-Not
Day" will be marked by generous
manifestation of public sympathy and
support. ' f
Fort Myer Horse Show Today.
Members of the Third Cavalry and
Second Field Artillery will stage a
horse show at the riding hall at Fort
Myer thia afternoon at 4 o'clock.
The events listed Include rough rid
ing by officers and men of Troop F,
battery drill by the artillery, close
order drill and tandem driving. Col.
William C. Rivers, commandant;
Capt. Charles Wharton, post adju
tant: Maj. C. P. George, commander
of the artillery, and Maj. George Pat
ton, of the cavalry squadron, are in
charge". _ .
Allies- Fear New Turkish
"Crisis Is Bar to Peace
Renunciation of All Ottoman Political Obliga
tions Gives Rise to Concern Over Euro
pean Investments in Empire. .
PARIS, Nov. 2.?The work of es
tablishing peace In the Near East.
It is feared here, will made more
difficult by the action of the Turk
ish national* assembly at Ailgora
in dissolving the old Ottoman gov
ernment and substitutng a ?insti
tutional dictatorship of Its own. Ne
gotiations at the forthcoming Lau
sanne conference will be compli
cated by this development, y
One of the first acts of the new
government was notification! to the
allies through Ferld Bey, the Ke
malist representative here, that the
30 ELEVENTH-HOUR
CANDIDATES PUT UP
BY LLOYD GEORGE
Viscount Grey Says Only
League Can Provide
Security..
LONDON, Nov. 3.?With nomlna
i tion of candidates for Parliament
I closing tomorrow, it is understood
that Lloyd George decided at the j
last minute to put up thirty addi
tional Georgian Liberals. The fact .
that the former premier is bringing j
up reserves indicates his increased
determination to fight
Thus far 1.370 candidates have
been nom*vnated; 475 Conservatives,
325 Independent Liberals, 170 Na
tional or Lloyd George Liberals, and
410 Laborites.
MANCHESTER, England, Nov. 3. i
? Reduction of armaments can be 1
effected by strengthening th? league
of nations so that the powers will
have a greater sense of security. ?
Viscount Grey, former minister of
foreign affairs and later Ambassa
dor to the United States, declared ;
| in a speech here, opening the Lib
eral party campaign.
He expressed hope that a new j
start would be made in effecting an
active entente with France and
Italy.
"There can be no progress unless
there is co-operation between these |
three," Viscount ?rey said. He I
hoped the next house of commons j
would earnestly support the league, j
The league, he said, will be able .
to accomplish more than a few pow
ers. because It is 'above political
1 intrigue.
"The vduction of armaments will ;
be gradual," he predicted. "It will !
go hand in hand with an increased (
sense of security among nations.
You will get that only by strength- j
ening the league."
Fix Dollar at 22.80 Lire.
NAPLES, Nov. 3.?The government
officially ftxed the dollar at 2S.80 lire
today, and forbade any code tele
grams to be sent. The measure seri
ously affects numerous American
business concerns her?.
treaty at Sevres *and other pact*
made By the sublime porte are null
and void.
Authorities here point out the An
fcora government is not justified in
declaring: itself the successor of th??
sublime porte without assuming? the
obligation* of the old Constant!*
nople regime. Financial obligation!*
are involved in addition to the
treaties. A further complication
probably will arise from the fact
that the Sultanic government had
been considered a protege of Great
Britain.
The semiofflcial^Temps renews the j
suggestion that England, France
and Italy immediately conclude a
preliminary peace by fixing the j
frontiers of the new government.
Another complication lies in prob- j
able religious opposition among Mo
hammedans outride of Turkey to the
Angora assembly in arrogating to J
itself the right to chose the new j
Sultan.
Much French capital is tied up in |
Turkish territory, and one of the |
first questions raised here concerned
the fate of these investments*. Re
pudiation of all obligations of the
old Ottoman government places
these propertiess in peril, according
to the view here.
TOWER AND BELLS
HONOR DR. M'KIM
Tribute to the late Rev. Dr. Ran
dolph Harrison McKim, for 32 years
pastor of the Church of the Epiphany,
was paid yesterday by prominent
Episcopal clergymen at the dedica
tion of the tower and chime of bells,
erected to his memory, at the church
Rt. Rev. Alfred Harding. Bishop of
Washington, conducted the dedica
tion. assisted by Rev. Dr. James E.
i Freeman; rector of the Church of
jthe Epiphany: Rev. Raymond. W.
| Wolven, Rev. Jsbez Backus, and
Rev. Arthur J. Torrey.
| Dr. Freeman said the congregation
met to honor the memory of one who
had served a generation with fitting
dlstino{ion.
Tribute was also paid to Dr. Mc
Kim by Rt. *Rev. LUcien Lee Kinsolv
ing. Bishop o Brazil."
During the exercises two bronze
tablets to the memory of Dr. McKim
[ were unveiled in the vestibule of the
I tower. A portrait tablet was un
I vetted b^? Dr. A R. Shanda and Ad
| miral M. T. Ertflicott. while the other.
I telling?the life history of Dr. McKim.
was unveiled by William C. Johnson
I and Merritt O. Chance.
Permanent D. C. Park
Board Recommended
| The bill providing for a permanent
[District Park Commission was recom
mended to the directors by the parks,
highways and bridges committee of
the Chamber of Commerce yesterday.
The committee also recommended
the directors urge some action to pro
tect the grassy space between the
sidewalks and the streets and also to
care for the lawns In front of vacant
property.
JURY ACQUITS
MRS. ROSIERr
SHE SWOONS
Second Charge Against
Woman Who Slew Hus
band Dismissed.
CHEERS OF CROWD
WELCOME VERDICT
Young Widow Leaves the
Courtroom With Babe
Clasped in Arms.
PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 3?After
short deliberation, the Jury trying
Mr*. Catherine Rosier. 22 years old.
fcr slaying Mildred G. Reck It t. her
husband s stenographer, rendered a
verdict of "not guilty" late today.
Mrs. Rosier had shot and killed
her husband and Miss Reokltt when
she found them together In her
husband's office at night. She wan
tried only for the death of the
| woman.
Assistant District Attorney Spei
I s^r announced the second charge
| would not be pressed, and on* a mo
tion from the prosecution. Judge
Harratt dismissed It.
Cheer. Greets Verdict.
The verdict was giv^n In a com
pletely ^tilled cotirt room, the "mur
der fans" who had daily been fol
| lowing the trial for two weeks sat
holding their breath as the jury filed
in. When the foreman rose slowly
! and made his announcement a sharp
I cheer cracked through the court
room.
The young defendant and her
j mother, however, did not hear the
shout In her behalf. As the fore
I man said "not?." Mrs. Rosier
screamed and fell fainting into the
arms of her attorney.
Considerable apprehension is felt
over her condition, as It had been
forecast during the trial that a ver
dict either way would have a dan
geroua reaction on her. Physicians
declared her whole nervous system
was at a breaking point. Mrs. Ros
ier revived after a few minutes and
shook hands with the jurors.
Droi> Second Charge.
Half.an hour after the verdict had
been returned Mrs. Rosier was com
pletely free. Trf? bappy woman
I walked from the court room with a
I suggestion of a smile of relief on
! her face and her 9-montfi-oId baby,
Richard, clasped In her arms.
TORONTO TEMPLE
TO ATTEND SHRINE
Upon receipt of an application from
Rameses Temple. Toronto. Canada by
the 1923 Shrine Committee yester
day. the entire representation for the
Imperial Council here next June , is
completed. The Canadian Temple
plans to send 300. includinc band and
patrol.
Medinah Temple Hiking Club of
Chicago, about ion strong, plans to
walk to Washington.
It Will Take More Than the Judgment of a Solomon to Decide This
Case.?By J. N. Darling.
Middies Roar As
State Yells, But
C. Looks On
Society Take* Scrap 44At
U*uaT?30fl00 Cheer
Naval Drills.
y* despite the fact that th?
'?js555
??????"? snss
throB?SS^.thmn ,# #W p*r,on' ~h?
.n- ? d ("MaUMf. bleachers
fna .T?POr*ry wt? patronlx
tor thV i^i I lnterMt*<l except
for the boisterous cheering o- the
repre.ent.ttve. of the two contest*
'"IT Institution.
diploma?1"*," ?f ?P^-tatora.
wh k " fr?m of ,h* c"untrie?
which constitute the e.rth high
fwr1Tn,*L ?ne"" member. *,
ongreis. and offirtri of the army
-.TV" M*r,ne '^rps. were merely
, watching the dashes. plunges and
' rrSf" ?f "" oppo,lne eleven.
Th?^ w?" ?low "> arriving.
XkT k 7" * '?" "I'nute cru.b
^eft onl V *" h,d "????<?.
Ine ?nd * ?c?l,'r"
ot general adml?.ton .eat.
Continued on Page Ftre
ILS. AWAITS ACTION
OF CANADIANS IN
REGARD TO ENVOY
State Department Holds
Initiative Rests With
Ottawa.
The United States la ready to re
celve a special minlater from Canada
whenever the Canadian government
pees flt to aend one here. Thla gov
ernment feel., however. It wa. said
yesterday at the State Department,
that It Ilea with Canada to take the
initiative and It would be entirely
inappropriate for thl. government to
attempt to make suggestion..
Despite the persistent report, from
hil*TL'? ,h* e<tect that * minister
Has been named or Is about to be
"T** declared y?Ka^ay
tloi??J'P*rtment ha, no inform.
Uon on the subject .nd th?t there has
n^",S? reC*nt n""?l*<'ons between
iV.tv. sovernment. with regard to
I such representation.
Rnvoy to Canada lallkely.
th?flJ^!,ILlnoChned to lh* oplmtan that
HULt state* probably would not
rVL.** diplomatic representative to
rt^ .eV!" " ,he <*???<??. should
decide to, be represented here Thla
au.u.de |, wa. admitted. hoTever ?
. on <he a.-somption that any
named^undoubt'od'y wmM
:"uT,.ttdB,:,,'?"r.^mbs"y >nd -*
While the advantages of having .ti
the' n.?f?,1",l"n? between Canada and
vh >, .S",M "re obvious, manv
Britishers feel that virtually the on!v
ZZ1?"* "nk lK-,ween ?ome of the
o f ?* *?d ,h* empire Is the con
in .h '?relcn relations now vested
In the central government, and for
anada to Inaugurate a retime of dl
?,(rrrr>n w,,h ?,h" --'H's
dent ? *" a d?"?erous prece
Prenier'. Plgfct Progrea*..
Information here Indicates that
Pr emier MacKenxie King is detei
mined to bring about direct diplo
SU is Itd'c."* J*"**'" ?h' In.ted
The , ecen. " " " " can be done.
*'mb?s
P-gres. ^ToTt^S^?
a5--A?1r^?r Geddes heretofore
Posed to .hl.TdaT' "m0nB th?^ op"
WALLY REID'S EYES
INJURED BY LIGHTS
ROCHESTER. Minn . Nov. J?Ex
perts at the Mayo clinic were today
examining the eyes of "Wally** Reid.
film star, reported seriously Injured
by powerful studio lights.
Reid Is in seclusion here. Ho wears
a heavy bandage over his eyes.
URGES ELECTION
OF G.O.P. CONGRESS
ENGINE WOOD. N. J . Nov. 3.?
Secretary of Commerce Hoover, urg
ing re-election of Senator Freling
huvsen in a speech tonight, declared
the people must return a Republican
Congress or give up their hope of
post-war reconstruction.
A Republican and a Democratic
Congress, pulling In opposite direc
tions. would divide responsibility and
achieve no results, he said. Means
for avoiding the "systematic starva
lion'* of the tallroads was said
Mr. Hoover to be the chief problem
of the Republican administration.
"Our transportation facilities have
lagged far behind the necessities of
the country.* 'he asserted.
" ?
Texan Asks Injunction
Against Andy Gump
FORT WORTH. Tex.. Not. S?Earl
Mayfleid. K. K. K. r.ndld.te for the
United States Senate, and George
Peddy. antl-Klan candidate, from
Texas, are sharing their election
troubles tonight with Andy. Gump,
people', candidate for Congress.
Inspired bjr the aucces of Injunc
tions Issued against Peddy and May
fleld. enemies of Oump filed a formal
petition this afternoon asking that
his nan* be barred from th. ballet
The petition charges Oump la spend
ing too much money, that he Is a
member of n secret order other than
the B'NaJ Brlth and Knight, of Co
lumbus. and that he la the candidate
of a society that roeeu la cow pas
tures and dark places. The petition
waa filed by Assistant County Attor
ney W. J. Barnes.
30,000 SEE
NAVY HALT
PEN1U4-0
D.C BOY STARS
Middies' Vicious De
fense Upsets Lion's
3-Year Rule.
RECORD CROWD
j - GREETS TEAMS
Forward Passes and
Recovered Fumble
Decide Battle.
?
By THOMAS KIRBY.
One week ago the Midshipmen
went down before the University <?f
Pennsylvania, but Penn State sue?
cumbed to Navy at National Park
yesterday oy 14 to 0 iivthe most im
posing and lmpr?ssive athletic hpec
tacle in all Washington history.
A touchdown and" successful try
for point In the second quarter an1
a repetition of the same tallies in
the third period was the margin of
the Midshipmen's triumph. Succes
slve forward passes netted the first
point, and a quick recovery and
short dash after a fumble *ave the
unnecessary additions to the score.
The superiority of play of the for
midable Naval organization com
menced to assert itself unmistak
ably before ths lonp intermission
but so stubborn snd ss ill sg ecus
was the resistance that had the
' scoring been limited to the first
touchdown and goal it might better
ha\> shown the relative strength of
the contenders.
VsslllBKlss Itoy
Not only was the scene the great
est of the sort this city ha* ever
seen, hut it remained for a native
Washingtonian to be the most bril
liant individual performer of tn*
day.
Carl Cullen. vfio Is labeled
"Shags'* by his m?imates at An
napolis. learned his first football on
the loam of the E. M. Wilson me
morial stsdium as a member of the
Central High School eleven, and yes
terday he reached heights never be
fore approached by a product of the
local gridiron on a visiting tean.
before his tome folks.
Playing at halfback. Midshipman
Culld* * ss ths axis around wh?. h
seemed to revolve the whole off en ??
of the winners, but his duty wan
not ended In carrying the ball, for
it was at the receiving end of a
forma rd pass that he placed the
ball down for the first touchdov. i.
His second chance to enshrine him
self in the hesrts of hi*
candidates for commissions was on
the defense, for when ?tate fum
bled near its own goal line It was
the Washlngtonian who man on t*??
spot snd scooped up the ball for
the race over ths lsst chalk ribbon
for the second touchdown. ? .
punting It wss upon Cullen that
Navy placed dependence, and h
mas trifly worthy of the trust, for
his exhibition of kicking was one ??f
the outstanding features Whether
the orders were for distsnce or di
rection Cullen was equslly retUbl"
and he sent the ball time after
tlme floating over the heads of the
dom-nfleld back only to vary It at
times but shortening ths carry and
sending the Inflated oblate spheroid
bounding off to Itself mlth ths
Ststers rslloping In pursuit. Cul
len's exhibition of punting hss
never been excelled In ths snaals
of modern footbsll here.
While Csrl Cullen was ths out
shining lumlnsry. another Washing
ton msn csme into ths plctars to
m*srd the close of the gsme. G*y
WInkier, who stsrrsd in sthlet&c* In
the local interscholastlc field, took
the plsce of l^entz st guard for the
Navy in the fourth quarter.
Greatest of Ppsrt Crowd*.
The panorama of the crowd left
an Impression that will not soon
fsde from the memory of those
mho viewed the scene.
One year ago. less a week, all
I Washington bo^ed In solemn grief
Ss the Commander-in-Chief deliv
ered st Arlington the profound
panegyric ovsr ths body symbolic
of what the country hsd given in
order thst Its principles and ideals
might endure In the world That
j occasion marked the superlative In
national tribute; It wss th* most
stupendous outpouring this city hs8
ever recorded.
But yesterday a new murk m
set In the matter of a cash con
course. No event In the Capital'*
history has ever been witnessed bv
such a throng that paid. At In
augurations comparatively few ex
change cash for the privilege of
Places of vantage to bid [arJS fl
to the outjrotns executive or w,,.
com. th? lifcomlne chief. The now
extinct Georgetown-Virginia r.m?
crowd could have been arranged
in the regular stands without over
crowding, while <HM> |. the ulti
mate In baseball here.
?rwwfi. Ca?i.palH.a,
Before the officials beckoned the
captain* to the center of the Held
yesterday to flip the coin for choice
or goals, more than tS.000 were
within th* Inclosure. and the end
wa? not yet. for moat of the first
quarter bad baen nlayad before the
flow of people bound for their aeats
showed any appreciable diminution
The exact number that aaw th*
battle will never be known bat It
?earea conservative t. say that mora
then II.MI pairs of eyes ware
trained on the twenty-two Mayers
Tha whole hasim scale was
?panned. The convalescence of his
helpmate kept th* President at the
wblte House but Is those stands
war* representative, of the Mtlonal
leglalatare. officers of Uta army.
navy and Marine Corp*. ambasaa.
I (Continued on Pa?a ?.)

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