THE WASHINGTON TIMES. THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 11, 1919.
BY LABOR SITUATION
(Continued from Page One.)
sumed by Judge Gary, and It Is
known that the President was hope
ful up until yesterday that the" head
of. the. steel .corporation would change
. The, President yesterday let It be
known exactly what he believed that
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ion treaty tu peace actually pruvuca , jjle peace
for. He summarized tne nign nStsogtcd
01 me ireaiy mruugii prcjja.rai.iuii ui
next "Wednesday at Pittsburgh, where
strike headquarters will be "estab
lished. The Steel Corporation Is also ready
to fight to a finish. Corporation of
ficials say SO per cent of the workmen
are stockholders in the company, and
they expect these to remain loyal,
even though unionized.
IS CRY IN CHICAGO
CHICAGO, Sept. 11. Chicago is in
terested in the Senate opposition to
treaty howlingly mter-
amew "ten points." This summary,
Not since the days.of 1911'. when the
issued to the newspaper correspond-1 bS ud,ilrlum ere saw the birth of
ents on his car was the President's
reply to the latest declarations of
the Senators who are opposing the
What He Says It Doe.
In It the President says that he
treaty" now before the Senate does
the following: ,
Provides for the destruction of
autocratic power as an Instrument of
international control, admitting to
membership only self-governing na
tions. Provides for the substitution of
publicity, discussion and arbitration
for war. using the boycott rather
Provides for placing the peace
of the world under constant inter
aatlonal oversight, in recognition of
the principle that the peace of the
world is the legitimate, immediate in
terest of every treaty.
the Bull Moose party, has such a vast,
excited, wildly cheering throng jam
med that place and shouted encour
agement to speakers as it worked
itself into dripping perspiration last
night in greeting the speeches of
Senators Johnson, Borah, and McCor
mick. It was sweltering hot. But men
took their coats off, women wielded
fans, and they jumped to their feet
demanding the impeachment of Presi
dent Wilson and shook the whole
house as they tagged him a "quitter."
Senator Johnson left at noon today
for Indianapolis, while Borah ana
McCormlck prepared to follow differ
ent routes, confident that if the en
thusiasm met in Chicago is continued,
the Senate will have complete backing
In making amendments and reserva
tions to the treaty recommended by
the Foreign Relations Committee.
As Johnson progressed cheers swept
HURLEY MAKE ME
Provides for disarmament of nations in from the street. A crowd twice as
with a consequent reduction of taxes, big as that packing the auditorium
Provides for the liberation of op- was waiting there, and as thej left
pressed peoples. ' the platform the three Senators
Provides for the discontinuance of crawled upon a fire-escape to repeat
anexations and the substitution of their speeches to the crowd there,
trusteeship with responsibility to the( Johnson recited each of the pnnci
eplnion of mankind. t pies enunciated by Wilson, and which
Provides for the invalidation of all he declares were beaten and aban
secret treaties. doncd in Paris. He said they were
Provides for the protection of de-. American principles. As he xwent on
pendent peoples. i and shouted, "but as CIcmenceau
Provides forhigh standards of labor. grimaced." or "Japan shook her head,
under International sanction. J who quit?" The crowd jumped to its
i-roviaes ior xne international to- tcet and yelled back:
ordination of humane reform and reg
A Complete SHBBtnrj.
This statement was an elaboratoin
of the suggestions made by the Presi
dent in his Minneapolis address. It
completely summarized, the President
said, exactly what the treaty will do
when i is put into1 operation. His
summary was designed to place before
' the people of the United States, he
said, a complete simplified analysis
of the bulky document.
wlUflBU 1UMU l I
TO FIGHT TO FINISH
LONDON TO UNVEIL
STATUE OF LINCOLN
With Government officials trying
to avert the steel strike called for
September 22, union leaders today Sulgraye Manor to present that and a
'declared there would be no turning,
back now unless the employers
Other developments in the threat-
'enedAwalkojit whtch was decided
upon here 'yesterday, were: T'
Attorney General Palmer began a
study, of conditions in the steel mill
districts in .some of which .the men
charge the rights of free speech and
free assembly have been violated.
John Fitzpatrick, head of the steel
men's - organization comraitte, declar
ed he had not seen President WII
son's telegram asking postponement
ot the strike action until after the
'"round-table conference" here Octo
LONDON, Sept. 11. Alton B. Parker
arrived here this afternoon and will
unveil at Manchester on Monday the
Barnard statue of Lincoln presented
to that city by Mr. and Mrs. Charles
P. Taf t.'
He has brought with him as chan
cellor of the Sulgrave Institution of
America a copy of the portrait of
George Washington as colonel which
is now in the Virginia Military Insti
tute and was once the property of
Robert E. Lee. He is likely to visit
check for $200,000 sent by the Amer
ican branch of the institution
i. C. MANN PICKED
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TO FILL LEVER SEAT
COLUMBIA, S. C, Sept. 11. E. C.
Mapn, of St. Matthews, is elected to
fill the vacancy in Congress caused
by the resignation of Congressman
A. F. Lever, of the Seventh South Car
olina district, an P. H. Stoll, of
! Kingstree, is elected to the Sixth dis-
The President's telegram reached ' trict seat made vacant by Congress-
tnc office of President Gompers, of the man Ragsdale's death.
American Federation of Labor, this
mornfnp and was forwarded to Gom
pers. at Dorchester, Mass.
Fitzpatrick, who leaves for Chicago
"today, announced a meeting of the
twenty-four steel union "presidents
Practically complete returns give a
lead over his opponent, George Bell
Timmermari, who is a follower of for
mer Gov. Cole L. Blease, of about 800
votes, while Stoll leads his opponent
by about 100 votes.
(Continued from Tago One.)
rcss. and the President was delighted
with his work.
Would Help Pnrty Chances."
Politicians assort that when the
treaty is7 out of the way, the two old
political parties will begin to spar for
the advantage in the l!-0 campaign,
and if business conditions are Rood,
the Democrats will have a bhow to
win. Mr. Hurley. Democratic leaders
think, would do much to put the coun
try on a line footing in the business
For several days it has been re
ported that the President would name
some quiets easy-going man. without
aggressiveness, to mark time until
March. 1921. but I he Hurley story
came today and swept that idea away.
Others mentioned m connection
with the vacancy to be created by
Mr. Redfield's resignation arc Ed
ward F. Sweet, now Assistant Secre
tary of ''ommerce: Norman Davis, one
or the financial advisers to the Amer
ican delegation at the peace confer
ence, and Clarence M. Woolley, of
the War Trade Board.
Iledfield'M Future Uncertain.
Secretary Redfield denies today
that he is to head a foreign credit
clearing house to bo organized in
New York, but argued that such a
thing would be jolly fine if the
peace treaty were ratified.
"There is no basis in fict," said he,
"for the statement published in a
New York paper today that I have
been selected as the executive head
ofa foreign credit clearing house. So
tare as 1 am informed no such organi
zation exists, no one Is authorized
to extend such an invitation on be
half of any organized body, and no
such Invitation, therefore, has come
to me. So far as my own action Is
concerned, however, nothing further
can be said than was- stated by me
last week that I am considering
several matters which have been .sug
gested to me, none of which has
reached a decisive stage.
"The subject of foreign credits be
ing raised, however, it is proper to
state that the first great need of the
country today is peace. The energies
or our industry and commerce are
choked at the source, so far asthelr
outreach Into the great world is con
cerned, because we are stiy at War
There rises before the United States
a unique opportunity both to servel
the worm and to earn great ana ae
served rewards for itself, but we
cannot take up that opportunity
in any adequate way until wb have
noted Spanish dancer,
who has been rechristened
"The Sunshine Girl of the
Pacific Fleet" by popular
vote. She entertained
sailor boys while the fleet
was at Santa Barbara, Cal.
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Washington Has Only 48-Hour
Food Supply, Mer
An embargo on foodstuffs coming
I into the Dfstrict of Columbia, because
j ot the many thousands of visitors and
i soldiers coming here next week, will
put Washington in a precarious con
dition. "Washington is only "from twenty
four to forty-eight 'hours ahead of
starvation," declared AVilliam G. Car
ter, of Golden & Co.,v today. "If we
fail to receive our regular supply of
foodstuffs each day. wc shall have
a serious fcituation here. I had not
anticipated that the. movenent of
troops and visitors In the city would
affect the food supply here, but if it
does Washingtonlans will soon learn
how much hoarding prevails here."
At the freight offices of the Balti
more and Ohio and Pennsylvania
railroads it was learned today that,
arrangements are being made not to
seriously delay the shipment of per
ishable goods Into the city, or ship
ments in less than carload lots. It
was said that a delay from two to
seven days on non-perishable freight,
including canned goods, coal, lumber,
etc.. was anticipated.
"I think there is little -ause for
ularm." said Charles J. Columbus:
secretary of the Merchants' and Man
ufacturers' Association. "I am ad
vised on carload freight the railroads
will do their utmost to permit their
coming and goings. I am assured
there will be no interference with less
than carload freight, particularly
WEDS HERO WHO
SAVED HER LIFE
NEW YORK, Sept. 11. Miss Anna
Burke, of Berker's Hotel, Coney Isl
and, yesterday married the man who
saved her from drowning last Ju
4., He, is FrankuR. Lamb, of Coney
Island! , iV ' i
The ceremony was performed-at the
home of Justice Vorhees, 6t the court
of special sessions.
GEORGE WASHINGTON SIGNS
UP WITHOUT RESERVATIONS
MEMPHIS. Tenn.. Sept 11. George
Washington came near being indicted
today ona charge of failure to provide
for his wife. The day was saved when
Sarah Davis, his former wife, advised
the court she' "had been 'suaded to
drap the case."
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Confesses He Struck Her
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Watched, Her Sink.
ST. LOUJ3, Mo., Sept. 11. Inter
rupting his game of solitaire in a cell
in the county Jail at Pinckneysville,
111., sixty miles southeast of here.
William Porter Wrolen told, with not
a tremor in. his voice, how he had
drowned hs wife in- the presence ot
their two children, so that he might
marry Mary Brown, p. sixteen-year-old
Mary Brown, Wrolen's bride of thfee
weeks, who Is also in prison, sobbed
out her love for , Wrolen and an
nouncod her determination to stick by
him to the end.
I've known little Mary for fifteen
years," Wrolen said. "When I was
just a youngster they lived on a farm
adjoining ours. 1 love her better than
anything in the world.
"Tuesday, July 7, I guess it was, my
wife asked me to take her swimming
to Calum creek. While we were driv
ing along my wife turned and said to
" 'Wouldn't ou rather Mary was
with you?" I said: 'Yes, I would.'
"We got' to tho creek and put the
children on a blanket. My wife didn't
have a swimming suit, but put on
some overalls and a Jumper. When
wc got in the water she asked me
again if I didn't wish that Mary was
with me instead of her. and I said I
did. Then she got hysterical and
came toward me, and I hit her in tho
jaw with my fist, knocking her under
(thc water. She came up, but I didn't
make any attempt to 'pull her out.
She came up and went down again
until she had come up three times,
then she didn't come up any more.
"Then I called for help. I told
neighbors that I had been swimming
down around the bend of the creek,
and that when I came back I saw
bubbles coming up on the water, ancH
knew my wife had been drowned. I
didn't s-o Maiy until twelve days
later. Then we derided to run away
and get married, which we did. '
Admiral Burrage fainted esterday
afternoon as he entered the Hou-e Ap
propriation.. Committee room in th-
Capitol. He sank to tho floor and (
was laKen 10 tne private otriee oi
Chairman James W. Good. The ad
miral was scheduled to appear before
the Appropriations Committee this
Uncle Joe Cannon, a member of the
committee, saw the admiral's condi
tion and ran to the floor of the house
asking for a doctor. The delibera
tions were halted while the speaker
asked if there was a doctor in ihe
gallery or on the floor. A phvsioian
was summoned Anally. The admiral's
condition is not serious.
OSSINING, Sept. 11. Charles Cos
sum, former lawyer and blind pris
oner of Sing Sing, for whom Gov.
Alfred Smith has signed a pardon, has
lately learned to operate a typewrit
er, it was announced today, and hopes
to earn his living by typing as soon
as he Is released from prison. Cos
sum was taught to operate the type
writer by the touch system.
In the two years he has been In
prison he has had no occupation, and
prison attendants and inmates took an
interest in him and showed Iiim how
to run a typewriter. His blindness Is
the result of a self-inflicted wound.
He tried to kill himself by shooting
himself in the head while in his office
in Poughkeepsie. This act led to the
discovery by the authorities that he
had stolen funds and securities in
trusted to him by clients. Cossjm is
the only blind prisoner ever confined
in Sing Sing.
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Gwynnbrook, Baltimore county. The
tract contains 190 acres, improved
with farm buildings. E. Lee Le
Compte, State game warden, acting
for the State conservation commis
sion, closed the deal for the purchase
of the property yesterday.
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