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THE A REPUBLICAN ASM IDEPESDEfMT PROGRESSIVE JOURNAL TWENTY-KHiHTII YKAU 28 PAGES PHOENIX, ARIZONA, SUNDAY MORNING, FEBRUARY 17, 1918 28 PAGES VOL. XXV1IL, NO. 271 WILSON WILL TAKE ACTION UPON STRIKE President Plans Step to i Speed up Shipbuilding! Put Does Not Say What! He is Planning to Do Republican A. P. Leased Wire WASHINGTON, Feb. 16. Efforts by Hie government to end the strikes of carpenters in pastern shipyards brought two important developments today which officials declared promise to kt'fcct an (.arly settlement. President "Wilson prepared to. take some action in the situation, the na ture of which has not. be disclosed, and t ho shipbuilding labor adjustment board handed down a wage award cov ering Delaware river and Maryland fdiipyards which will form the basis of a general eastern shipbuilding -wage scale. The president Is expected to express definite views on the situation in reply to a telegram be received tonight from William L. llutcheson, president of the Hrotherhood of Carpenters and Join ers, asking an opportunity personally to put the situation before him. Other developments in connection with the strikes during the day were: Indications that the heads of other unions will not support Hutcheson's position, and assurances from New Vork metal workers that they will con tinue work awaiting an adjustment by the wage adjustment board. A statement by the shipping board that no effort will be made to coerce fie strikers by threatening to call them into the military service. A declaration by Chairman Fletcher of the senate commerce committee in vestigating shipping, that the govern ment should take over the operation of all shipyards and fix a general wage scale. A request by the shipyards that lhoy be permitted to crush the strike in their own way. Hutcheson's refusal to leave a set tlement to the labor adjustment board ilrcw from officials of the board to Iiight the statement that the carpen ters organization alone of all the trades engaged in shipbuilding, has de lined to let it adjust difieult ies. Federation Does Not Approve Officers of tho American Federation f Labor, it was declared, have little sympathy with Hutcheson's attitude and-are. likely to repudiate him. Or ganizations of the carpenters on the Pacific nnd Gulf coasts and along the South Atlantic, despite orders from Hutcheson. are leaving to the adjust, ment board, its members said tonight, all questions affecting their relations with their employers. The Delaware river nnd Maryland awards establishes a uniform wage scale and working conditions in tiO per cent of the Atlantic coast yards. It gives carpenters a minimum wage of $j.60 a day, and the striking Balti rhore carpenters, although not parties to the agreement, will be permitted to accept its provisions if they so desire. The award will be used as a basis for arranging other agreements. The new scale is not as high as the Pacific coast scale. Carpenters under its provisions will be paid one dollar less a day. It makes no provision for bonus pay. Employers will be required in certain instances to pay the trans portation of the workmen. The award provides for a Saturday half holiday, time and a half pay for ordinary overtime and double pay for Sundays and holidays. Men employed on night shifts will draw five per cent Irish Writer Praises Soldiers of This Country for Work in Trenches of France (Continued on page two) o II OUT OF TIE FREED UPON CHARGE OF KILLING WOMAN kyMVi Ffmj'- WBV wun r7 t, r l flT' fr&L. FIRST PICTURES OF I ( FUE.SNE5 mLsi VK A AMERICAN TRENCHES I vf! - V V S M tradition of the United States. X5e.mont 'Of miles to me g"- fV JAS INOiCATED IN T MURDERERS NEAR RODEO NEW MEXICO Special to The Republican! Says Posse Only Hour! Back of Wanted Men;! possemen . surrounding WHIPPLE BARRACK WILL BE FEDERAL SANITORIUM SOON WAR REVIEW OF THE DAY Government Decides to Put Tuberculosis Institution i for Soldiers in tlie Famous old Armv Post Republican A. P. Leased Wire BISBEE, Feb. 16. Tom and John Powers and Tom Sisson, alleged slay ers of the three Graham county of ficers, are heading toward Paradise, in the eastern edge of the Chiricahua mountains, and about fifteen miles north and west of Rodeo, New Mex ico, according to Harry C. "Wheeler, WFERIOR STEEL EOF IS Republican A. P. Leased Wire SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 16. Alleged substitution of large quantities of "in ferior and valueless" steel for the tested metal in the building of ships for the Emergency Fleet corporation here was revealed here today in the arrest of Prosper J. Forrest general manager of the Edwin J. Forrest Forgo Com pany of this city. He was held on bonds of J5,000 by the United States commissioner. Federal officials said they had evi dence that Forrest submitted worthless steel to shipyards here after giving samples to the government tending to show that ihe metal was th tested and approved product. It was aid an in vestigation or' the case will be begun soon by a federal grand jury, the in quiry to include other foundrymen and steel manufacturers. Forrest also was charged with at tempting to recover the samples sub mitted to the" government in order to re-melt them and thus destroy some of the evidence against him. These samples, said to weigh three tons, were taken to ponce headquarters. The killing of Mrs. Mary Josephine Bates, wife of Captain Bates, on April 12, 1916, will be only one third avenged. For that crime Joseph U Wiley, an active democratic politician; Thomas Johns and Ramon Salazar had been found guilty of murder in the second degree. The supreme court yesterday affirmed the judgment as to Johns, but ordered it dismissed as to Wiley end Salazar. The facts in the case are that on that night a drunken prostitute tele phoned the sheriff's office at Tucson that she had been beaten and robbed at Pastime Park of $-',000 worth of jewelry and asked that an officer be sent. It later transpired that there had been no robbery. The sheriff sent two of his deputies, Wiley and Johns, who took with them Salazar, a police man. In the vicinity of the park they overtook Captain Bates and wife, who were returning to their home, north of the park. The officers called upon them to stop, but the machine in which they were riding made so much noise that they did not hear and a fus illade of shots was fired at their auto mobile. One of the shots killed Mrs. Bates. The defendants all disavowed shoot ing at the occupants of the car.. Johns and Salazar said ttiat they were shoot ins to puncture the tire and Wiley aid that he shot in the air. The court in fomtway found that it was Johns v hose shot was fatal and that he should be punished. The conduct of Wiley and Salazar was regarded as reprehensible, but the court found that it did not constitute a conspiracy with Johns to commit homicide. In the case of the Arizona Eastern, appellant against the county of Gra ham, attacking the levy for the JiOO. 000 state school fund, the judgment of the lower court was affirmed. Mr. Justice Ross though joining in the Judgment dissented from the opinion written by Justice Cunningham, who overruled one of the two contentions of the appellant, that the levy was illegal, in tha. it exceeded ten per cent Increase of the levy over that of the previous year. The judgment of the county court of Graham county convicting Harold Ptover of the crime of introducing liquor was affirmed. The appellant could not deny possession of the liquor but he said he had not intro duced but had purchased it within the OL E SHOOTS OP PEACEFUL DOVER ORDER SENT 480 SHIPS TO SEA Republican A. P. Leased Wire " NEW YORK, Feb. 16. Some htherto unannounced details of the causes and results of the five-day industrial sus pension and heatless Monday order were disclosed here tonight by Fuel Administrator Garfield in an address to the alumni of Williams' . college. Dr. Garfield praised the people for the tranquility with which they met the economic crisis. As a resuit of the closing order, Dr. Garfield said, 4S0 ships carrying more than L',000.000 tons of food, fuel, and war supplies, .which had been tied up in Atlantic ports, were burfkered and sent to sea from January 17, the day the order became effective, to January 29. A normal number of ships only remain at anchorage, he declared, and the flow of supplies necessary to the American expeditionary forces and the allies had been re-established. In ad dition, the fuel administrator contin ued,, the rails were cleared for Import ant smpmsnts of steel and other com modities to factories without whicM, the most essential war industries inev- tamy would have been closed "but not in an orderly rashion. ' o Republican A. P. Leased Wire LONDON, Feb. 16. German naval activity off Dover, which opened early yesterday morning with an attack by German destroyers on the British pa trol forces in the straits, where a trawler and seven drifters were sunk, and continued this morning with an attack by a submarine on the town it self, apparently was undertaken in the hope of countering the British success against the Ge'rman submarines, which use the straits to the open seas. The patrol was after a submarine which, it is believed, sent a wireless appeal for help to Zeebrugge when it was attacked. According to one report, the patrol had in tho last few weeks destroyed four submarines and had virtually closed this vital waterway to U-boats. It was in an effort to break this barrage that the destroyers came out. They succeeded in sinking a few small patrol boats, and got away before British warships could overtake them. This morning's affair was a small one, about thirty shells being thrown into the town. All the casualties were caused by one shell. . o Above, trenchful of soldiers of United States Map showing sector now being effectively defended, as outlined in London dispatch. Marksmanship of the soldiers of Uncle Sam is said to be up to best tradition of the United States. I Republican A. P. Leased Wire LONDON, Feb. 16. The Irish Times in a leading article today says that at tack carried out by French infantry in the Champagne on February 13, though on a minor scale was of some import ance, having for its object the elimina tion of a troublesome salient. Contin uing the newspaper says: "The attack was completely success ful, being pressed home to the third line of German defenses and yielding 150 prisoners. "In this action American guns played a part which the French, the most ex pert artillerymen in Europe, were quick to praise. The American batteries ef fectively destroyed the German de fenses in artillery preparation. They covered the French assault with a roll ing barrage, cut off the rear communi cations of the enemy and after the cap- jturo of the objective lengthened the M.arrnge wi!h precision and protected I the French infantry's new position. "The incident is important as show ing that already the American forces in the line have fully mastered the intri cate technicalities and exact eo-oper-ation upon which success in modern war depends. This is full of promise tor the larger part which the American army is destined soon to play on the western I rout. "The-American Republic has begun to repay the debt owed to the first republic of Europe and this time as the two republics stand together. Great Jjiitam stands with them in vindica tion of the great principles which it is their mission to assert before the world. who reported to Willcox at 7:30 o'clock tonight. The officers picked up the trail of the fugitives early this morning in Rock Creek, where they abandoned their horses yesterday, and followed it all day "With the aid of blood hounds. It led over the top of the mountains in an easterly direction and into Cave Creek, from which re gion it headed toward the Paradise region. Three horses were found to be missing in the mountain region today by the officers. It is not known, however, whether they were stolen by the wanted men or have wandered of. (Special to The Republican by J. H. Jaque.) BOWIE, Feb. 1. Just returned from the scene of the man hunt, accom panying 70 fresh possemen from Globe and Gila Valley. This entire party were ordered to cover Big and Little Emigrant and Wood canyons on the north slope or Bowie side of the Chirichua, with headquarters of this guard line at the Schafer goat ranch below the marble quaryry, from whirt point they will be provisioned. Sev eral other auto loads from New Mex ico, headed for Bowie, were diverted south from San Simon to cover Cave I and Turkey creeks and the east slope of Chiricahua. Last reports from the chase states Harry Wheeler, Miles and Jesse Moore, with hounds and Indian and native trailers, at 2 o'clock this after noon were on the summit, headed for the east slope of the. mountains at the head of Cave creek, with the bandits not over one hour ahead, that the outlaws had just passed the Widow Smith ranch, which is near the summit on west slope. All day Saturday, Bowie whs a teeming mass of armed and provisioned man hunt ers and the streets were crowded with autos from the surrounding towns carrying fresh possemen to the front to strengthen the line of guards. a number of track and wagon loads of provisions being dispatched to the front. Latest reports from the vari ous guard camps indicate that the guard line surrounding the bandits covers a radius of at least 100 miles, and the officers, deputies and vol unteers and soldiers number over 2.000 men, forming an impossible bar rier that would preclude the least possible chance of the outlaws break ing through even during the darkest part of the night. Owing to the fact that the sheriff and his trailers are in the wildest and most rugged part of the mountains and fa rfrnm 'phrne service, makes it difficult to get authentic fresh pews from the chase. o Republican A. P. Leased Wire Germany has suddenly found herself involved in a maze of difficulties on the eastern front and is in danger of los ing all the large benefits she was calm ly preparing to realize from her peace with the L'kiaine and the Bolsheviki withdrawal of Russia from the war. Poland, that land which so frequently in the course of history has proved a thorn in the side of military conquer ors, is threatening to constitute herself the rock on which the German hope of Means Much Here peace and gainful expansion in the , Whipple Barracks at Preseott. Ariz., east may be shattered. Embittered by,j has been selected by the medical do the tearing off of a strip of their ter- i partment as a site for the cstablish ritory to be given the Ukraine for j ment of a sanatorium for the treat breaking away from the Bolsheviki and ment of soldiers suffering from tuber- signing a peace with the central pow- i culosis. WASHINGTON. Feb. 16. Sanato riums for the treatment of soldiers suf fering from tuberculosis are to be es tablished at New Haven, Conn., and at Whipple Barracks, Preseott, Ariz., in addition to those to be built at Ashe ville. N. C, and Denver. Colo. It is understood that they will cost about $550,000 each. The medical depart ment's announcement gave no indica tion as to when work would be started. ers, the i'oies are in wnat appears to be virtually a state of revolt. Even the very weapon which Ger many and Austria were at such pains to forge in the hope of deriving mili- ! tary benefit the Polish army bids j fair to be turned against them. Reports in the German newspapers, which ex prcs dismaw and alarm over the Polish situation, indicate that the Polish le gions, now an effective military force, are on the side of the prevalent Polsh sentiment of bitterness against the central powers. The situation lias grown so serious that the military are patrolling the streets in Warsaw. Austria-Hungary is particularly in volved in the difficulties because of the prominent part which it was ex pected she would play in the future government of Poland. The Polish ele ments and those sympathizing with them in the dual monarchy are up in arms over the situation and further in ternal troubles arc threatened. This information was received by The Republican last night by the As sociated Press which stated that in ad dition to the sanatorium to be estab lished at Whipple Barracks, otherM were to be constructed for the sam purpose at New Haven, Conn., Ashe ville, N. '., and Denver, Colo. It is understood, tl.e dispatch states, that these sanatoriums are to cost about $ji0,o00 each. The announcement by the medical department gave no indi cation as to when work would be started. Was Suggested by Mr. Campbell The selection of Whipple Barracks as a site for a sanatorium for tho tredlment of soldiers of the national and regular armies brings to a suc cessful conclusion the movement start ed some few months aco by Governor Thomas E. Campbell who conceived tho plan of inducing the government t l make such a use of the barracks at Preseott which for several years have by trops and in the 1""""s "V"" "" u,,,;,u-4 "JS hands of a caretaker and who brotmhf been reported that Germany purposes resuming military operations against Northern Russia and this report gains color by the .announcement that the commissions representing the Central Powers at Pctrograd have left the Rus sian capital and passed within the Ger man military lines. The probable Ger man purpose to attack the Bolsheviki is also indicated in a Vienna, dispatch declaring that if Gel many decided to resume military operations against Russia, "the attitude of Austria" would not be influenced thereby. This would seem to mean that Austria intends to leave Germany to fight the battle alone in Northern Russia. Whether she hopes to keep up connections with the retro grad government meanwhile is not clear, but a Sofia dispatch declares that Bulgaria is doing that very thing, hav ing "resumed diplomatic relations with Russia." However, all the Central Powers are in agreement over the sit uation, it is declared. it to the attention of the government. Whipple Barracks lie two miles north, of Preseott. the line of the Santa Fe, Preseott and Phoenix railroad running through the reservation. These bar racks are intimately connected with the history of Arizona, having been constructed in 164 and were the head quarters of General Crook during his Indian campaign in this state. The barracks consist of several mas sive stone barracks and more than a dozen handsome and substantial of ficers' quarters. A station and post office were located on the grounds. The. last troops to occupy the barrack were removed about eight years ag". since which time 'the grounds and buildings have been in the charge of a. caretaker. CHIEF TUCSON IIS OVER ARMENIAN BANDS (Continued on Page Two) ARE SCATTERED Repub l;an A. P. Leased Wire LONDON, Feb. 16. Armenian bands which have been operating west of Krzingan and along the roads from Erzingan to Ardassa and the coast vil lage of Goerele have been scattered by the Turks, says a Reuter telegram from Constantinople by way of Vienna. The dispatch makes this significant statement: "The resistance of armed bands has been broken in villages west of Krzingan. in Krzingan itself as well j as north of that city, j This indicated Turkish forces of con ! sideialile size operating again in Ar- menia. . STRIKE AT NAM! IS BELIEVED OVER GLOBE FOR MEETING GLOBE-MIAMI BOTH UNDER DUARAIU1E (Special to The Republican) HAYfcKEN, Feb. 16 Employes of the smelter here who had been out upon strike for the past few days, returned to work tonight at 11:30 o'clock. Fed eral Mediator Joseph S. Myers, who has been engaged m the settlement of the strike for some days, will probably be in Phoenix Sunday, his work here having been concluded. o FUNERAL MARK SIMPLICITY Republican A. P. Leased Wire OTTAWA. Ont. Feb. 16. War time simplicity marked the funeral here today of Sir Cecil Spring-Rice, for mer British ambassador to the United States, who died last Thursday, al though leadirfg representatives of the diplomatic, military, professional and business interests of the Dominion assembled at St. Bartholomew.! church to do him hinor. The coffin, covered with the Union Jack, was banked with a profusion of flowers, which included a wreath bearing the card of President and Mrs. Wilson, A bouquet of 'orchids and lilies of the valley was sent by Mr. and Mrs. J. P. Morgan of New York, who numbered -Sir Cecil' and his family as their close friends and who had some here for the funeral. Other tributes were from men widely known in the United States. The service was read by Bishop. Roper of the Anglican diocese. At the conclusion of the services the coffin was placed in a vault in " Beechwood cemetery, where it will remain until the British government has decided where it shall find its last resting place in England. President Wifson was represented by Counsellor Frank L. Polk of the state department. Republican A. P. Leased Wire DOUGLAS, Ariz., Feb. 16. Voting Tucson over Globe as the next meet ing place, directors of the Arizona chapter of the American Mining Con gress adjourned this evening after pledging every effort to the suste nance of the metal arm of the gov ernment and continued efforts to check the decline in copper produc tion through solving the problems at tending the mining of lower grade ores than it has been possible to treat at the present metal price. Endorsement was made of the Na tional Mining Congress work and of the urgency that mining properties and their plants be protected with all vigilance from possible attempts at their damage by alien enemies and pro-German sympathizers finding or seeking employment under false rep resentations. KEY TOPEACETS IN TEUTONIC FORCE STRONG IN WEST OF STAFF GOES UPON E 11 Republican A. P. Leased Wire LONDON. Feb. 16. General Sir Wil liam Robertson, chief or ihe British im perial staff, has resigned, it was of ficially announced this evening. Gen eral Wilson, sub-chief of staff, takes the vacated place. Republican A. P. Leased Wire GLOBE Feb. 16 State Superintend ent of Public Health W. O. Sweek. from Phoenix, tonight ordered all churches, schools, theaters, lodge halls, pool rooms and other places where the pub lic might gather in Globe and Miami closed at once, effective Sunday morn ing, because of three cases of smallpox discovered in the Globe-Miami district. Two of these are in Globe and one in Miami. Dr. Sweek declared on the wire that ne took the precaution as a war measure and reminded officials of how another town in the state suffered by military discipline when it failed to heed a similar order. County health officials met, immediately arranged for the building of an isolation hospital and will meet again in the morning to discuss the advisability of ordering vaccination of alt residents of the dis trict. Dr. B. G. Fox county health of ficer, tonight declared he had reason to believe the precautionary measures al ready taken will bring a lifting of the order within a day or so. Republican A. P; Leased Wire WASHINGTON. Feb. 16. An official dispatch today said the strength of the Teutonic armies on the Italian front is sufficient to permit the central powers to undertake offensive opera tions simultaneously on the entire western front from the North sea to the Adriatic and prevent the allies from transferring troops from one part of the front to the other. After the failure of their attacks against the Italian Velbella positions, the dispatch said, the Austrians are repairing and consolidating their lines. The Teutons maintain unaltered their forces on the Asiago plateau and around Mount Grappa, but several Ger man battaiions have been withdrawn and Hungarian troops substituted. o , , staff and British military represent- SUBST1TUTION RULE . atlves on the supreme war council. LKepuDncan a. p. Leased Wire ; The- suggestion was. however, that WASHINGTON, Fen. 16. Because of ! should this chage be made General many misunderstandings of the regu-1 Robertson could change places with lations regarding the sale of wheat I General Wilson, becoming the British flour substitutes the food administra- military member of the Versailles The inference to be drawn from the British official statement regarding General Robertson's resignation seems clearly to be that the supreme war council has'bo'-n given tho powers which its name implies and that it will be in fact the directing head of all tiiu allied military operations. There have been many rumors re cently that General Robertson was to retire as chief of the British slatf and be replaced by Major General S.r Hen- Hughes Wilson, the sub-chief of tion tonight issued a statement calling attention to the fact that retailers are required to sell only three pounds of substitutes for every five pounds of ! wheat or graham flour. I th NO COAL MIDDLEMEN Reoublican A. P. Leased Wire WASHINGTON. Ve:. 16. Reduction in the retail prices of both anthracite and bituminous coal is expected by the fuel administration as the result of a decision announced tonight to eliminate jobbers' commissions after next April 1. Under the new legulations retail dealers will obtain coal at the same price whether purchasing directly from the mine or through middlemen. Job bers now are permitted to add to the government price at the mine a com mission of from 16 to :pi cents a ton. ANGLO-SraHANDS Around the World With ihe Associated Press AMSTERDAM, Feb. 16. In an inter view with the semi-official German news agency, . Prince Maximilian, heir to the throne of the Grand Duchy of Baden, said that in his opinion the key to a general peace was in the hands of the Anglo-Saxon people. "Reports from America are contra dictory," he continued. "I shall not anticipate the reply of Chancellor von Hertling to President Wilson but I wish to point out that in his last speech the president did not talk as a judge of the world." After referring to President Wilson's remark that he did not desire to act as arbitrator for European affairs, the prince said: "These words are full of significance. Everything may be attained once the peoples get so far as to talk to' one another without claiming infallibility, but rather in a Christian spirit." U MASS MEETING TODAY A mass meeting of the citizens of i Phoenix interested in good gov- ernment will be held this after' j noon at 3 o'clock in the court house i plaza. The, High School band will play. Dr. John Wix Thomas will : preside at the meeting and Dr. i W. O. Sweek will make the princi- pal address. Those in charge urge ! those not registered not to fail to j do so by Monday, the last day for i registration before the primary. . . r EARTHQUAKE AT AMOY AMOY, China, Feb. 16. A severe earthquake here today destroyed many buildings and damaged scores of others. No fatalities have been re ported as yet. FIGHTING IN MEXICO JUAREZ, Mex Feb. 16. Fighting was reported tonight north of Jim enez in the vicinity of La Cruz, be tween Villa forces and federal troops under the personal command of Gen eral Francisco Murguia. STRIKE AT WARSAW LONDON, Feb. 16. A general strike in Warsaw is reported by Router's Amsterdam correspondent. The Ger man papers print only brief and un satisfactory dispatches regarding the situation there. GERMANS TRY RAID LONDON, Feb. 16. Strong German raids against the British forces re sulted in considerable fighting south of the Scarp, according to the report from Field Marshal Haig's headquar ters in France tonight. RESUME ATHLETICS NEW HAVEN, Conn., Feb. 16. Definite announcement was made to night by Professor RobVrt N. Corwin, of the Yale athletic association, that there would be a general resumption of athletics between Yale, Princeton and Harvard this spring. CAMP CODY HEALTHY DE.MING, N. M., Feb. 16. Major General Allen B. Kanavel, of the sur gical division of the surgeon general's office, who is making an inspection of Camp Cody, today announced that he had found conditions here to be excellent. council. The official announcement of change says: "The extension" of the functions of the permanent military representative decided on by the supreme war council at their last meeting at Versailles has necessitated the limitation of the spe cial powers hitherto exercised by tha chief of the imperial general staff by virtue of the order in council of Janu ary 7, 1916. "In these circumstances the govern ment thought it right to otter General Sir William Robertson the choice of becoming the military representative on the supreme war council at Ver sailles or continuing as chief of tlnj imperial general staff under new con ditions. "General Sir William Robertson, for reasons which will be explained in a statement which will be made by the prime minister in the house of com mons as early as possible in the com ing week, did not see his way to ac cept either position, and the govern ment has, with much regret, accepted his resignation. "General Sir Henry Wilson has ac cepted the position of cheif of the im perial general staff. The appointment of the British permanent represent ative at Versailles' will be announced in a few days." LONDON WAY SEVERE LONDON, Feb. 16. Arnold Lupton, noted civil and mining engineer, for mer member of parliament, was sen tenced today iu Bow street court to six months' imprisonment for circu lating a pacifist leaflet. The printer of the leaflet was fined 90 pounds. EXEMPT NEUTRALS WASHINGTON. Feb. 16. Amend ment of the draft law so as to ex empt officers or subjects of neutral countries who have declared their in tention of becoming American citi zens is proposed- in a bill prepared by the war department in conjunc tion with the state department and Introduced today. FINE LONDON EDITOR LONDON, Feb. 16. H. De Wend Fenton, editor of the Weekly World, was fined 100 pounds in Bow street police court today for publishing an article in which he referred to the article written by Colonel Repington and published in the Morning Post for which Colonel Repington is be ing prosecuted. AIR RAID STARTS ON LONDON AGAIN Republican A. P. Leased Wire LONDON, Feb. 16 (midnight Hos tile aircraft crossed the Kent coast of the Thames estuary about 10 o'clock this evening and proceeded tow mi London. The raid is still in progress, but so far only one bomb is reported to have been dropped on London. NEW LIBERTY THEATERS Republican A. P. Leased Wire WASHINGTON, Feb. 16. A list of 12 additional national guard camps in which new Liberty theaters are to be established was announced tonight by Harold Braddock, director of the mili tary entertainment council, appointed by Sec-retary Baker. The theaters ara expected to be ready within ten days. They will seat l."00 men each. They include Camp Cody. Deining. N. M.; Camp Kearney, Linda Vista. Cal.; and I Camp Fremont Talo Alto, Cal.