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THE WASHINGTON TIMES.' THURSDAY,' JULY 18: 1918.
American efficiency as revealed to
the world by this country' war ac
complishments of the past year has
attracted the profound admiration of
Japan and. In fact, has proved to be
the basis for a fuller understanding
between the two countries, according
to Prince Tokugawa, head of the
Japanese Red Cross mission here on
Its way to Europe.
Prince Tokugawa states that the
feeling for the United States among
the Japanese has undergone a change,
and declares that he was surprised as
well as highly pleased with the
warmth of bis reception by America.
Considers America Teacher.
The prince asserted that Japan al
ways has looked to America as her
teacher in education. Industries, and
business, and that now she can turn
to the United States for guidance in
"One of the .most significant evenla
In the history of the world is the
bjxC "en transformation of America
from a pacifist nation to a great
military power," declared Prince To-
"In the .creation of the machinery
of war. you have made a new record
which we must all study.
The nirt which. America Is play-
rnc in this world war is not only
(Treat but noble. It is destined to
mark the dawn of a new era, in the
history of nations."
Greetings of Bed Crora.
The prince carries the greetings of
the Japanese Bed Cross to the United
States. Great Britain. France. Italy,
and Belgium- It was Indicated that
tha Iinuiua Bed Cross desires to
extend Its activities In France. Early
In the war. the society maintained
a base hospital near Paris.
Prince Tokuirawa declined to dls
ensa any phases of the far Eastern
Members of the party were of the
opinion that the 'Japanese people and
the Janiiue government alike are
not desirous of Intervention in Russia
excentiner as a defensive measure.
They admit that sentiment for inter
vention was strong tnree monms ago
when the Japanese were for a time
convinced that the Germans intended
to occupy Siberia.
The rjrinee Program.
The second day of the visit to
TCashlnsrton of the commission will
"be even busier than the first.
Following their visit yesterday to
Camp Meade In company with Mrs.
"Woodrow Wilson, wife of the Presl
dent, Henry White, former ambassa
dor to France. Henry P. Davidson.
chairman of the war work council of
the Bed Cross and others, they win
fro today to lit. Vernon on board the
President's yacht, the Mayflower.
The occasion of the visit of the
commission to Camp Meade was the
dedication of the Bed Cross house
for convalescent soldiers. Mrs. Wll
on delivered an address to soldiers
and a lanre array of fashionable vis
ltora who made the trip. Mr. White
and Mr. Davidson, as well as Fred'
crick Keppel, secretary to Secretary
Baker, also made short addresses.
To Meet President.
Ijast night the visitors were enter'
talned at dinner by Viscount Ishii,
the Japanese Ambassador. After the
visit to Mount Vernon the commis
sion will visit Arlington, and later In
the day will received by Secretary
Lansinsr. A public reception will
later be tendered them.
T ght they will be the gnests of
honor at a dinner at the Wlllard
Hotel, given by Henry P. Davidson.
After a visit to Congress tomorrow
morning they will be received by the
President at the White Mouse.
Prince Tokugawa was presented to
Srs. Wilson by William B. Kean. spe
cial representative of the Red Cross,
who Uvea In Yokohama lor twenty
TYPHOON SWEEPS JAPAN.
OSAKA, Japan, July IS. A violent
typhoon struck southwestern Japan
and the Inctn Islands on the night
arf Jntr li.
ONE OF LITTLE WILLIE'S BEST IDEAS LAST WEEK WAS TO
BECOME WHAT YOU MIGHT CALL AN AMATEUR
By FONTAINE FOX.
NY NEW fUiOOR I
IN JOINS ARMY;
GETS $359 RAISE
CAMP MEADE, Md July 18. One
man gave up work for the Govern
ment to Join the army and found his
army pay here larger than his Gov
ernment pay in Washington.
The man was James ' Waldo, who
was "employed" by the Government
at SI ' a year In connection with a
study of mining conditions. Instead
of a dollar a year he will receive as
a private In the Twenty-third Engi
neers $360 a year. It is clear, how
ever, that he did not come here from
Washington merely for the raise. He
does not need the $1 or the J3C0
either, very much, as he has made a
success of his career already as a
Waldo Is one of the many other
men of large means who have Joined
this and other mining regiments just
because tbey wanted to put tneir ex
pert knowledge at the disposal of the
Government in the war. Many gave
up large salaries and large fees as
consulting experts. Waldo only re
mained In Washington long enough
to feel convinced that he could be
more useful In the army than as a
only hide skin trouble
Whether it is a serious affection like eczema,
or just a pimply, rough and unattractive com
plexion, you can usually rely on Rcsinol Oint
ment and Rcsinol Soap to set it right, promptly,
easily and at little cost Resinol Ointment
stops itching instantly.
The use of Resinol Soap is sufficient to keep
most complexions clear, fresh and glowing.
(Osprrtsht, int." by U Wbelr Syndleeta,
German Aviators Bomb
Prisoners' Camp, Kill
94 Of Their Own Men
PARIS, -July lSVXlnety-fonr t
Germans were killed and seventy
four Germans were 'wounded on
the night of July 15-16, when five
German aviators bombed a pris
oners' camp in the region of
Troyes, thirty miles behind the
French battle front.
The aerial bombardment last
ed for one hour. Two French
soldiers of the camp-guard were
GUNS MARINES CAPTURED
ARE NOW ON WAY TO U.S.
A heavy German Maxim machine
gun and two heavy mlnenwerfers cap
tured by the Sixth marines In Belleau
Wood June 10 and 11. are being sent
to America. The mlnewerfers will be
presented to the army and navy
academies as trophies of an action
wherein more than 100 Germans were
captured, while twenty-three machine
guns were seized or destroyed. Five
of the Maxims were turned against
Resinol Ointment and Res
inol Soa p contain nothing that
could injure or irritate the
lenderest skin, even of a tiny
baby. They clear away pim
ples, redness and roughness,
stopdandrufT.and form a most
etc Sold by all druggists.
ALL TRACKS TO BE
PART OF R. R. PLAN
Common use of all tracks is to fol
low the pooling of equipment of all
facilities In the handling of the rail
roads' war burden. It was learned
officially today that Director General
McAdoo soon wilt authorize a gigan
tic rerouting scheme, providing for
the conversion of parallel lines Into
double-track systems. This move wll
Include the building of scores of con
nections, but the expense, when com
pared to the vast good to be derived,
will be neglible. officials believe.
Robert S. Lovett. director of the
division of extensions and better
ments of the railroad administration,
hag Instituted a survey of all lines
with a vlewtocombining"facillties
further. He will meet McAdoo In
California and that conference Is ex
pected to result In orders for the
building of the first links and sub
sequent rerouting of certain Pacific
It was pointed out by officials that
in many cases lines run parallel for
distance as great as 450 miles. Un
der competitive conditions, each road
gained Its share of business. Since
the last vestige of competition has
ben wiped out by Federal operation,
officials say, the lines' facilities
should be utilized 100 per cent. Only
by making them Into one double-track
line can the fullest results be at
tained, they declare.
Cut to Minimum.
While It Is known McAdoo expects
ultimately to extend the plan to all
sections of the country, it was be
lieved in some quarters it might mean
the cutting to the minimum of service
on lines built for competition. The
shortest route and the condition of
the roads, grades, and requirements
of the section only will decide the
service retained, it was hinted.
LUTHERAN PASTOR IS
CONVICTED OF SEDITION
HARTFORD, Conn.. July 18. The
Rev. Richard Theodore Ernst BeusseL
pastor of a Lutheran church In Bris
tol, has been found guilty of seditious
utterances against the United State
Hearing of evidence In the case be
gan Monday before Judge Howe in the
United States District Court. The
court has been thronged at ;ach ses
sion. Sentence probably will be pro
t The clergyman was pale and ner
vous when he came Into court today
and evidently had not quite recovered
from the strain of his cross-examination
WHEN AUTOS COLLIDE
SEW TORK, July 18.- Not a golden
note, not even silver one, was Jarreu
from Galll-Curci's throat when the
automobile in which she, her slstcr
in law, and her brother were riding
was In collision with a car owned and
driven by Israel Goidfarb, a lawyer
The slncrr escaped entirely unhurt.
but her slster-ln law was shaken up.
Goidfarb was slightly cut by glass.
The accident happened on Pine Hill
road, Hlghmount. In the CatsKill re
gion, where Mme. Galli-Curci is spend
ing the summer, '
Limbufger Cheese Men
Meet In Capital To
Give Tips to Hoover
Representatives of the fo'relgn
type cheese trade, principally
dealers in Swiss, brick, and lim
burger, are meeting in Washing
ton this week with members of
the United States Food Adminis
tration to discuss conditions in
this industry and draft necessary
The Industry is largely confined
to Wisconsin. New York. Penn
sylvania and Ohio. Wisconsin,
the largest producer, has an an
nual output of about 63.000.000
pounds. The cutting off of Im
ports has greatly stimulated the
markets for foreign styles of do
mestic manufacture, particularly
Swiss and Italian.
The Information and advice
from the trade brought out at
this conference' will be used by
the Food Administration in for
mulating such rules and regula
tions aa may be found necessary
to meet present unusual conditions.
BLAMES MARKET CO
"The Washington Market Company
Is the principal source of the high
cost of living in Washington. Why
doesn't the Senate go ahead and pass
the bill the House has already passed
to take over the market company's
This was the utterance of Chairman
Ben Johnson, of the House District
Committee today, in discussing some
of the District measures which are
now held ud In one- house or the
Mr. Johnson said two bills which
ought by ail means to be passed were
the market bitl and the bill for a
stricter system of weights and meas
"The landlords In and out of the
Senate are not only blocking the antl
profiteering bill, but they are delay
ing the market bill ana tne weignis
and measures bill. Both are im
portant. The high cost of living here la
chiefly due to the lack of a -proper
market system. The Washington Mar
ket Company Is the principal source
of the trouble. Big storage and pack
ing companies have space In the mar
ket and they dictate what' this little
fellow and that one shall sell and not
sell. And the little fellows have to
do as .they are told. Otherwise, they
will be frozen out of business." 4,
Hundreds of protests from all over
the country are being received by
members of Congress daily against
the recent statement of .Council of
National Defense officials that the
nation must give up the presentation
of gifts on Christmas.
Merchants, protesting the proposed
action, say that nonwar Industries
must be allowed to survive, or the
country will be In a chaotic condi
tion In the days immediately follow
ing the war ana win De unaDieto taxe
care of the six or eight million men
who will return.
GERMANY WILL ALLOW
NO EVASION OF TAXES
To forestall attempts to evade the
payment of personal taxes by emi
gration after the war the enactment
of a law requiring persons liable to
such taxes to leave 20 per cent of
their taxable property as security In
the event of emigration has been pro
posed In Germany.
"The bill as drafted." says the
Board of Trade Journal, In quoting
the Norddeutsche Allgemelne Zeltung.
"provides that persons who have
hitherto had their permanent resl
denoe in Germany shall be liable to
payment of personal taxes and also
(so far as the federal states do not
order otherwise) to the payment of
state and communal taxes for a period
of five years after the conclusion of
peace. Certain exemptions may be
granted. Offenders against the law.
together with their wives and chil
dren, are to be deprived of their na
tionality, which is. however, recov
erable by subsequent voluntary pay
ment of taxes due."
ENGLISH ARE GRIEVED
OVER ROOSEVET DEATH
LONDON. July IS. The ex-Presl-
dent will have the sympathy of all
Englishmen In the deatlf of his gai
lant flying boy, the Graphic stated to
day In commenting on the death of
Quentin Roosevelt. A group photo
graph of the Roosevelt family was
nubllshed with the news of Lieuten
ant Roosevelt's death.
The Sketch also published a photo
graph of Quentin.
NAVY MEN ON SUGAR RATION.
Naval officers and their families
when dealing at commissary stores
vill observe the tamo voluntary, ra
tioning of sugar as civilians. The
Food Administration lias announced
that Rear Admiral Samuel McGowan,
paymaster general of the navy, has
Issued an order making the three
pounds per capita monthly ration of
sugar to the public that of the navy
OR HIGH COSI OF
LUG IN CAPITAL
SERVICE CLUB TO
SEE BERNARD SHAW
"Augustus Does Tlin Bit." to be pre
sented before the United Service Club
of America tomorrow was written by
George Bernard Shaw early in the
war as a, satire upon certain condi
tions then prevailing In England In
the conduct of the war. notably the
employment of "younger sons" of
titled families fn positions of Im
portance. It was enacted in London,
with marked success, being recog
nized as a characteristic Shaw pro
duction designed to effect a needed re
form. Special permission wasgiven the
Drama League Players of Washing
ton to produce the play for -the first
time in America, which was done at
two performances at Poll's Theater in
December. It was riven once sub
sequently by the original cast, and is
now presented by the same perform
ers, as follows: Lord Augustus High
castle. G. A. Lyon: Beamish, the
clerk. Lewis McH. Howe: The Lady.
Mrs. Maud Howell Smith.
The action takes place In the town
hall recruiting office at "Little Pif-
filngton." England, supposedly during
the first year of the war. The play
is in one act.
Marta Wlttkowska, wife of Capt.
Arlington Mallory and formerly with
Covent Garden and Metropolitan
Opera Company, will sing a few
operatic numbers. Madame Wltt
kowska turned over to the soldiers
all her earnings for the past three
George O'Connor also will sing.
CLEMENCEAU AT FRONT.
PARIS, July 18. Premier Clemen
ceau visited the front on Tuesday.
He returned to Paris at night, but
went back to the front yesterday
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The light that "spots" the danger In time
THE piercing shaft of brilliant light from your Daylo
tears dpart the curtain of confusing darkness and
bares DANGER in all its grim reality. You can cope
with Danger you can see. But darkness has you com
pletely at its mercy.
Before you start on your vacation, go to any of the stores
llsud below and get an Eve ready Daylo equipped with the
long-lived Eveready TUNGSTEN Battery. Ask for a FREE
copy of the Eveready Night Signaling Code and learn bow to
(nd "flashograms" with Carlo.
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BOUBLEDAT HILL ELECTRIO CO.
, Omits Word "Retreat,"
French Officer Hears
PARIS, July 18. "We have
given you that battalion; It
doesn' know what the word re
treat means!" declared an Ameri
can officer on the Marne front
when it was suggested by a cer
tain French staff officer that the
American battalion be withdrawn
because threatened with annihi
lation by the Germana
The Incident happened In the
course of the savage American
counter attacks that threw the
Germans back across the Marne
in the Fossoy sector.
PLAN BIG LAUNCHINGS
FOR COMING LABOR DAY
American labor wilt have Its day
In the launching of ships. Agitation,
which started in the Pacific coast
shipyards, suddenly deve!ope Into a
nation-wide plan to set a record for
ship launching on Labor Day. The
celebration Is being arranged entire
ly by labor leaders, who believe it
possible to excell the record of July
4, when ninety-five, vessels slid down
the, shipyard, ways.
AGAIN KAISER'S THEME
GEIfEVA, July 18. The Kaiser- In.
thanking Secretary of State Reedorn
for the voting of the new German war
credit, was quoted In a Berlin dis
patch today as stating:
"It Is proof that the people In the
rear are backing up the army.
"Germany will be Invincible If It re
mains conscious of its force and main
tains its confidence In God."
See complete DALO line at
stores laJaeled with this sin
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METHODS WILL BE
Women of Washington are going to
get some first hand Information on
canning and drying when the Pojomao
Electric Power Company puts on a
big demonstration next Tuesday and
Wednesday at Its headquarters. Frank
Allen, of the Westlnghouie Electrlo
Manufacturing Company, has come
from Pittsburgh for these demonstra
tions and the canning books of the
National "ffw Garden Commission
will be given to the women who at
tend the. shows. The famous post
ers. "Can the Kaiser." are being
put up In the demonstration rooms
of the local company,
"Such demonstrations will be of un
told Value." said P. S. Ridsdale. sec
retary of the commission, today." ana
every woman In Washington who
plans to save food should see these
canning and drying Instructions for
they will be a great help to her.
"Inquiry for oar book on canning
and drying Is going beyond all ex
pectations and the women are par
ticularly lntereated In drying this
year because of the sugar situation.
"The canning books are also being
given out Jy The Times at various)
locations throughout Washington,
and women readers should watch for
the Can the Kaiser poster and get
one of these books. The Times Is to
be commended, for taking part la
this patriotic service."
MOONEY IN "DEATH ROW."
SAN FRANCISCO. July II. Accom
panied only by Sheriff Thomas Finn
and a deputy. Thomas L Mooney left
this city yesterday for the "death
row," In San Quentin penitentiary.
He will be confined there under sen
tence to be hanged on August 23 for
murder lit connection with a pr
paredness day bomb explosion here.
Darhuss it Danger
be Ever Ready
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