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GLOOMY ASPECT Citizens Talk Only Behind Clos ed Ooors?Carranza Ignorant of Foreign Politics. (Continued from Kirst Page ) thing* and idru. more Inclined to a*vkf?ry In Internallonal relation* To understand why joti have only to know Ita rulers personally. Hardly ont of thtm e>er irotnad the fron tier* of Mexico. Carranaa was a man of upquedtonable native talent. Rut he talked like a simpleton when he discussed the United States, or Eu )4pe; and when I diaillusioned him In ,jfeome of his misconceptions, he opened his eyea In astonishment, as though he were listening to a tale or maiti clans. Some of his ministers could expatiate on the defects of the I'niteJ ftates from first-hand knowledge They had spent a week-end once In San Antonio. Tex. Lula Cabrera ?'?fl the expert of the crew. He was the most traveled of them all. He "knew" the United States, Argentina and Chile, and he had toured Europe. HI* "knowledge" consisted in rcptltlon?i of <;harges against American or European polit ical figures which lie had read In some opposition newspaper, and often an unimportant sheet at thai The true greatness of America, for ln stance, what the American people lis" j done or Is doing, was a closed book to him. In his eyes other nations were poor copies of Mexico. The victors of the moment are no better off. A few of the youn?r men have been to the theater on Broad way, and they can talk about pink legs they have seen In the musical re vues. I believe don Pablo Gonzalez once ventured as far as I'aris, but 1 am not sure. Obrepon, certainly, has never he?n In Europe, and only once i Jn the United State*. That was In con i flection with his corner of the "gar banzo" or chick-pea market, during the revolution proper. The murdered President, Don Venuetlano. gave him the exclusive right to export chick peas, and Obreeon cleaned up a tidy Bum of money on the deal. The revolutionary underling* know Mill less about other countries. How can they be expected to esteem the foreigner? In Mexico I heard depu ties and senators sny complacently: At Washington's Only Real ! I FREE ADMISSION I ! [amusement park! GLEN ECHO J RE*CHKI) BY A DKLJOHTKI'I. TROJ I I.EY TRIP AlOMi TltK IHNK.i QT THK lilMTomc POTOMAP KlVt.it THEKK HIU< HE OFFERED TODAY *TARTt>C, AT 4 P. M. AM) CONTINUING I'NTIL II O'CLOCK a KKitiKN ok rorri.\n CONCERT* HKNUKBKI) BY CELFO AND HIS BIO BAND AT THE OPEN-AIR MINK STADII M. IN ADDITION THERK W1U BE PRESfcXTRP AN the Forty Attractions WITH THE EXCEPTION Of DANCING WHICH IS ONLY OKIERED ON WEEK VTGHTn IN THE I.4K4iK OCT-DOOR BAI.L ROOM WHERE THK STRAINS FROM CHAS. O. MIU-s* DKLKiHTKI'I, ORCHESTRA OK 1.' PIECES RENDER THK LATEST Ml SIC or seen a -PEprY" natire THAT EVEN A BEGINNER MUST NECESSARILY DANCE. MARSHALL HALL "On the Historic Potomac." FREE DANCING Kxctllent IMnht* Hown 8*rvlcc on Sleamer at Marshal) Hall. Steamer Charles Macalester l,?aves 7th ? * wharf a'. f?j:t) ?. m . ? mo and 8:45, Round trip, tncl. war in * EXjrunsio>sT OCEAN and BAY RESORTS Boating, Bathing, Fishing Ocean View Willooghhy Beach Buckroe Beach Virginia Beach Cape Henry HOTELS AMI IIITTAiiKI Modernte Itntea Dally *teamer? from \\ iKblmtnii Boston-Providence ? i*?? New England Resorts By Sea Information nnd Literature at I It j Tlelict Office. 7.;i l*>th Pt. V W. Norfolk & Washington | Steamboat Co. : "W? don t nM< ?*) Mn They com* unlc to llaoca us. Argentina. Hrasil, f hll*. Uruguay ull div?i< lirfr >pi>roprliiliint to tdttr* t iseuient abroad Thay ?r? ?n?,eu< to attract Immigration and capital. They understand that It la Ilia foreigner and not the native who la esplolted. The Immigrant laavM hi* tapilal, hi* labor and most often hla life In the adopted country. He becomes attach ed to the land aa an element of order and productivity, and lie rata** child itn to Inherit what he leavaa. Mexico, quite to the contrary. Iilrea ?avage* to go to congrea* and aay: "Keep the foreigner out." And It aervea her right The only civilis ation In Mexico waa put there by the foreigners I'orflrio Ijlai brought In All that survive* will survive through their cffurta. The trouble la that for eigner* are becoming fewer and fewer; and tlieie will loon be none at all, unless peace and security are restored. There havo been revolutions In the paat in other Spanish-American countries, und they occur o?ca*l< n- ] ally still. Rut In tnem It Is a ques tlon of native thrashing native, They leave the outaider alone. Not so In Mexico. The rural populace has been taught by so-culled revolutionaries to hate? everything foreign, and the first thing the native* do, when they mutiny, la to attack the merchant clans; "Death to the Spaniard*! Down with the gachuplns!" Their anti pathy in not all a matter of historical tradition. Spaniards constitute the majority among the business nun. If the natives cannot find a Spaniard, an American, a Frenchman or an Italian will serve their purpose just as well. The important thing is that he have a plate glass window in htfc store and a strong box Willi money In It.* When they have cut the merchant's throat and cleaned out the money drawer, they go Lack to the mountains to d(fend the sacred principles of devolution. Lsw All In Kevolta. I have been in Mexico and heard with my own ears the admissions and complaints of my Spanish country men. "I have made and been robbed of three fortunes. Now I'm going to try oncc more. Just when I'm getting on my feet a revolution comes along and takes In a week all I have made In live years." They stick to the game as the ruined gambler sticks to the card table. Hcsldes. they were broucht up in the country, and have formed attachments there. They have broken all outside connections. "You see, I'm not so young as I was. It's too late to start over again some where else. Where could I go?" When the European nations pre sent their claims on Mexico, the Span ish government, which has an affec tion for that country as it has for all the American republics of Span ish lanprttapre, will send In a bill also, less in the hope of collccting It than ?ttl llM W tfe* M> tent of Nixtln'a forbearance, Itob bcry will bt tli* l?o*i Important Item Th? woild will thru know how many hundred* of Mpuni*h cltlaena tiav? been put IV d*4lh by the regenerator* <tf the Mexican people, obiegooisla* a* well ?? follower* of Villa "But th*y were Interfering In poli tic*. They were aupportlng Porflrlo I>l*x " Such countercharge* will be mad^ by the ?ery mtn who ?hot these 8paii lard*. It will be a rx*? of a defendant acting aa hla own Judge and hi* own wline** The fact will not prevent thoae executioner* of hpanlard* from find In* some hack-writer In Mpaln to de fend them at ao many dollar* a vol ume and write their panegyric. Idea* Mow I hanged. I confeaa that my own Idea* on Mexico have changed aomewhat *ince I went there anil *aw thing* at flrat hand. Home people may think It stranfe thai a man known 11 a revolution!*! In hi* own country ehould ire.it many revolutionaries ill Mcxico ro harnhly. Well. ye?! If all the re volution* in the world were like Mcxico'*. I would be a reactionary. M.v revolutionary disposition make* It Impossible for mi: to compromise will) u fake revolution. I have pa*?cd many year* of my life, trying vainly to overthrow the Spanish monarchy and ret up a re public In Kpuin. I have been in Jull I don't know how many time* foi plain *i>e3kiiiK in r<y newapaper pub lications or for complicity In aitempl* at armed Inaui rectlon. I wa? court marllalcd ami sent to Jail for m year and a half fand I aerved m.v sentence) for oppoelng the war between Kpuin and the United Slate*, and upholding Cuban right to her Independence. I,i?ed In Poverty. r>ur!ng my political career I lived In extreme poverty. 1 could not write. 1 could not work at any profession. All my time was taken up with the revolutionary cause I never held office. My only public position was that of deputy to parliament, to which I wit* returned se\en times. In a country where Congrcasmen receive not n. cent for their work In the cham bers, I fought a losing fight. Hut how can I compromlae with the falfe Mexican revolution, where every lead er ha* got rich, or if not. has rlmply not succeeded In getting rich, and i* cooking up a new Insurrection so that Ills turn may come? . I am not afraid of revolution* In principle, provided after destroying. | they know how to rebuild. But I have i no use for the Mexican revolution, which break* everything to pieces, carries off all the debris it can gather into It* arm*, and then docs nothing PALACE CHARLES RAY PARIS GREEN *1 Kl-Doiivkhor'n !,???? 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Today. 8 Ml gtia, Helen Kollcc, ,\*nit.% FAir." r\r. * u *kai ftM tot* lost The Kuaalin revolution may ae>m to many ptoylc to be the work of lunatlra; but the lunall<-a art honegl In their madntaa; they are drMniira willing to live on broad and wator for their Ideal*. Thar* may have been robbery In Kuaala aa thoro la In every revolution, but robbery by tha arum of society, the worthlraa element that e*lata anywhere Uanlne and hla intimate circle of frlenda have not beei. laying up muBcy dur ing theae laat yean. la there a Bolshevist In Mealco who can aay aa inuchT Kuw?bt Militarism. Ax an antl-nillllarlet and true rev olutionary 1 cannot aympathlae with Mexican militarism. 1 am conaletent with myself I fought German inill tarlam. which haa a tradition glorious in Ita own eyea and a s< lentiflc out look aa well, bacauaa 1 thought It a menace to the world. 1 cannot make peace, therefore, with Mexlcau mili tarism, though that mllltariain la an affair of clowna and savages. menaces no other nation by Ita power, and simply dlacredlta Mexico and every one who chancea to apeak the lan guage uaed by Ita abaurd heroes, who are burles<iu< a part of the Kmc. and borea for the real. Aa a Spaniard. 1 hate the men who have arouaej the sleeping barbarism of the poor native to hatred agalnat the foreignera. These men have laiiiiil the murder of many innocent Spaniards. They are the onea re sponsible for the death of many AMMflCftM employed in tha mines and oil districts in Mexico Aa u lover of Hpaniah-apeaktng Amerli a. of the so-called, though badly so-calljd. Uun America I feel deep hostility, not toward Mexico as a people and a people that la having misfortunes enough and to spare, but toward the flctitloua Mexico of tha falae revolutionaries who have brought the country to Its preaent pass?the only Mexico, unfortunately, which are able to see from a dis tance. Mexico's proximity to tha United Slates makes her the show window of l.alln America. Mexico Is the drat thing people see us they turn their eyes southward. It la useless to talk of (lie marvelous progress of thf South American countries All that a hundred anil ten million Americana ran see Is the Mexico of the present, a show window of horrors, with blood stained samples changed from day to day. And* thanks to the sad advertise ment the Mexican revolution, accom plishing absolutely nothing that la useful or good, has been giving us for the past ten years, we Spaniards and citizens of Spanish America, have lieen more and more discredited each day. The Americans of the United States put us all in the same boat. We arc all sharers in one disgrace. On this point, and on the relation* of Mexico and the United States I shall have something to say in my next article. MEXICO AND THE UNITED STATES Article IV. Politicians of Border Republic Ignorant of Outtide World Con ditions?Carranza Dreamed of Lenpue of Latin-America Na tions. The politicians of the Mexican revo lution know nothing about the United States. They have never, aa a rule, been outside thler own country. They also know nothing about Kurope" riul the ignorance they show on all mat ters touching the republics of Latin America (so-called) is beyond con cept ion. Carranza was always dreaming of a scheme of his to build up a league of I.atln American nations; ita pur pose was to counter balance Ihe power of the United States. He thought such a league would give him strength and enable him to put on a bold face in Washington. Don Venustiano, on al least two occasions, outlined his plan to me. 1 should hardly call it a plan, per haps. for it never reached the blue-1 print st-agc. In reality Carranra was not on friendly terms with a single man of importance In South America. Needless to nay, Mexico was to play the leading role in the-future league, and Don Venustiano was to be direc tor-general. T|ie sense of personal importance is a characteristic of present day pol iticians in Mexico. It is matched only by their absolute ignorance of everything that goes on beyond the Mexican frontters. Mexico tins Fifteen Mlllloa Peeple. In a wn\ their logic could not he I Rounder. Mexico has fifteen million people. No Spanish speaking nation in the Americas has so many. Then Mexico is the oldest of the T.atin American countries and?age before beauty. 1 remember ihe flush of anger that came over their faces one day when I failed to suppress an exclamation of surprise at one of their riueatlons Which city is the larger and prettier, Hiienos Aires or Mexico? Can Ar gentina he compared In any way at all with tho Mexican Republic? "Kxcujc me, gentlemen," J said, "have you gone cragy? Buenos Aires Is the leading Amcrlce.n city after the large centeis In the United States. T'.uenos Aires is the sfcond I.atin city in the world. It comes ncNt to J'arls. It Is larger than Rome. It Is larger than Madrid. The Argentine Repub lic l? lhe seeond largest grain pro ducing nation In the world?the United Suites alone exceeds her fig ure for cereals; as for meat, Argen tin* l*nds everybody." "Hut Argentina has only "even mil lion people." they an'wered proudly; "there are fifteen million Mexicans."! "That would let you out. If It were I a question of counting nos"n and Ig j norirg finality. Those sev?n million ! people |n Argentina produce ten j limes a* much as you and they spend | twice as much money abroad. That is why their commerce prosper*. Th.*y ! export to the whole world. They arc | rich. "And don't forget another thing. ' The population there is alt white,1 TUey are not revolutlng all the. tlnv. j They invlie foreigners In to altar* their wealth, because they know that th' greater the immigration, the fast- [ er lltelr country will program." < h!le I (Hires neamirrea. I went on, then, to talk about ? htlc. with a population atllt smaller tlnn thai of Argentina. But Chile is (it,Mixing nil hr r resourcea ab ive ami on-lcr g roil id. .Splendid mln"a. ep!' n did agriculture ,\nd sha has built up national industry. "Chile." I con- , tinned, "leaves an unforgetable Ira- i y i e*i (***&?* ?>V vl.it* lit* ?ountry, ttho woloomaa lilin with open arm*. In th* course of ? whole century, Chile has had but ..pe real revolution." Then we passed on to Uruguay I "Uruguay," I .aid, "w?* oner a very | troublous staia But now thing* have settled tlou n there, arid the na tion has been enjoying ? pi isperoua era of peace. Uruguay has developed her natural wealth to such a point that her money tops world exchange. "But .Ion I forget one thing," I aald. "All these nations are nations of whites Aj for Brand, her prosperity In recent yaara la phenomenal." -Walt a minute!" they Interrupted "Braxll has many nagroca. The ma Jorlty of the populat|on Is black " ?It doean't matter which race la In the majority," 1 replied. "Tlia only relevant question la the erace and civilisation of those In control. Braxll has alwayg been governed by a mi nority of very Intelligent people, up to-date on International affairs. With out interruption for Iwenly-flve or thirl) yeais. Bras!! kept Baion Itlo Bianso a aort of Forflrlo Dime of diplomacy- tn Charge of her foreign relations, with the result that Braxll tan diplomacy has been (he cleverest In tho new world. She has gotten all she wants out of the United Ntaieg and will continue to gel what sho wants." ? But there are Spanish American re publics in as much confusion as Mex ico." they objected, "ahd Just as fond of revolutions." "Ye*. my dear friends. I aaid. -I!ut the noiae s flre-cracker makes de pends fill the place where you set It off It doesn't sound loud out In the etreet as II does in the parlor, for Instance. You can do things out in the back woods that would get you Into jail If you tried them on Fifth avenue In New York When a rtvo lutlon breaka out in some country In the Interior of South America, only the people there need worry. Revolutionaries down that way, be sides, are careful not to murder any foreigner*. Their capers Ket half a doten linea in the big world ne?s papers, and the day after everybody has forgotten them. Coaapleaoaa < ? unley. ''Cut Mexico, luckily or unluckily, is the moel conspicuous place on the American continent. It also has the best acoustics. Mexico ia tho head of our Kpaniali-epeaklng world. It is highest north, In immediate contact with the United Stales. You ate th<* show w indow in front of which a hun dred and ten million Americans walk by every day. And what do they see' Nothing- but horrible and die gu*tlng exhibits: If the d'splay it self were not bad enough, you would have other claims on w^rld attention. Your revolutions last for years and years, and you break all records for the number of foreigner* you kill. "You never ask anybody when you feel Inclined to start one of your revo lutionary merry go-rounds. You don't want to be told by anybody. Very well; H'g your bu*lne** and you can fun It to suit yourselves. I suppose. But then you have no rUfht to expect ti* Spaniards to palliate your Crimea, or attempt to justify them out of! family pride?because we all happen to speak the name language. "Mexico has been a disgrace to everything l.*!in-A tnrricsn and Span ish for ten years past. Humanity at large is under no obligation to spe cialise In political geography As a matter of fact, no one knows the whole world Yell, not even the beat educated people. A few of us try to learn what wo can, a very few of u?. The vast majority of people arc alike even-where. In the United State* England, France and all other places. And the moment they hear a word of our language, they *ay, In a superior manner: "Oh. yes. Rpanlad*:?South Americans!?Mexico:?Villa:?" "That esttles the matter for them. That ia all they know or care to know. A shrug of the ahoulders fin ishes the argument. Why should they talk with or about an inferior section of humanity? Igaoraaee tto Eie?*e. "They are IgnoraJit people, I know I have met people in the United Stafs who imagine that Mexico is in South America and they are surprised to learn it is a? much a part of North America a? their own country. But American ignorance is no excuse for the conduct of revolutionary Mexico, nor does it free us from the reproach that Mexico brings upon us all. "Having said that Mexico is a show window. I am going on with the flg ure. Lbt In America is the shop and the United States is the street. Only those Americans who have done bust ness inside know that on the shelve* there are high-class, up-to-date goods A few American buyers kmw that there are peaceful, progressive coun tries in I^atln-Amerlca?Argentina Chile. Brazil, and Uruguay. They know also that other countries still have revolutions because they have not yet reached their full grovth and because, like Mexico, they have Ignorant masses of natives, governed however, by intelligent and distln-' gnlshed whiles There is Peru, for I instance, or Colombia, and others loo numerous to /iention. "But the immense American ma jority that simply goes bv on the street, the immense majority that makes up public opinion In the United 5tates. has no idea of what Is to |>e found inside the ?hop. it *0(.8 onlv (what is In the show-window And what Is that? Decapitated head* to begin with, for Mexico still doc'api Itatcs people and put* the severed heads on exhibition; then machetes dripping with, blood, then a string of murdered foreigner'*; then a Prral deiil, perhaps, shot by his body-guard then a friond clasping hands with a friend and driving a knife inlo Ilig hack: finally an educated man serv ing as counselor to a bandit, promot ed general! "It s time that show window* we,* washed up a bit. Mexico, the real Mexico, ha* h much better line of goods to advertise than that All you have to do Is change the management inside. You need to put some one charge who know* more about book, and t.*?s nbout mac|iinr.pi,lo|, At,d until the change is made. ? r must R? on attacking and protesting j? 11,_ good name of the America of'spani h lancuage." "You say there nre fiftce,, million* of you I continued. ?y?ll lnav h? that big *0111 cday, w hen \ ou net * school *\*tem In Mexico and pay v??r *chool teacher* For th? present there ate two millions of y?u Vhlts-? only, a scant two millions, at that and you don't know where they all are. There are five or *ix million pure Indians. I don t consider the Indian such a had follow after ail 1 But what Mve you rionr wlt)| h ^ Von have robbed him and maltreated him werac in on* centutv of Inde pendence than the Spnn'sh admlnlsti i tlx. routineer* did In thrlee ,hn, of time Your liberal law. deprived liim of hi* land* Your revolution* hive shot Indians down In grcit masses h, making them fight tor things thev kn.v nothing ??,nnl Not one Of your political parties ha* mad., the Indian ho?, The Indian may *m"lint *o something when your ivatt ? I WHi'WH *? mithluf but Iht stsmal victim of your pullllctl lis* "Then we corns to lh* majority vf th* Mtilmii population. tb* detritus, the ?roaluii, arising from the meeting ? nil amalgamation of two r?c?i. * ou hava from *s*en to eight million mestlxos. half-breeds. whltl*waih#4 Indiana or bronxd while men. Thsrs may be a few decent Indivlduala amtnic them, a* thtrs ?r? In any luass of people Bui the majority of tlietn are loafer*, fond of noise and btg talk, aoap box artists with a gift for ths thaatrleal poae, Idler* and bumi, who never did a atroke of hard work In their llvea and hate any kind of success that la not attained ovtrr night. They are the raw material of your revolutionaries They take to politic* like duck a to water, but to a pollllca of persons and not of Idea*. ?There are not fifteen million* of you. There are two million* at tho outside. Make It Ave. If that *ulta ynu belter. You might be able to ?crape together three nnlllona of serv iceable mestlioi). who are good, at leaal, for something, though not for much. In the future, when you get to be governed by men?men In the bent sense of the word?and not by generate, when Mexico get* to be a truly civilized nation capable of liv ing In peace with Itself, then you may leally become the second nation of the Americas. You will have not only fifteen million people, but many more; for your potential wealth is enormous, and foreigners will flock here the moment danger I* past A* I It Is, poor Mexico must remain a third rate nation snvng the other Spsnish Amerlcan republic*, nnd that thanka to the counterfeit revolutionary*" ?.et Off the Track. Whenever the Mexican notable* | started to talk about the South America they were unxlous to attach to their Interest*, they went com pletely off the track. Cabrera. Don Venuatlano's minister | of finance, was the only one at all acquainted with those countries. He I had been in Chile and Argentina for j aome month* during the Kuropean war trying to organize a "Congresa of Neutral Nations." which, in reality, | was to support Germany. ' What did he learn on that visit? 1 must advise my readers that 1 lived six years down there myself, and 1 think I know those places a little] bit better than Cabrera. He saw all the bRd points about Buenos Aires and Santiago! but he had no eyes at all when tt name to anything really great. There was a look of pity on his face as he talked about Argentina and Chile. What were they compared with the grand eur of revolutionary Mexico? A* I listened to his chattcr 1 had to ad mire tho man's power of Imagination, his ability to squeeze reality Into his own narrow vision and to And only things that flattered his vanity. Don Venustiano. crafty and re doubtable as he was In political in trigue. proved to be the easiest of easy marks when it came to some purely Intellectual question. lie had to find a name for the Waguc of Spsnlsh-Amcrlcan nations he had in mind. Well, he might have called it the Hispanic-American Federation, or the Ihero-American Al liance. or the Ijatin-Amerlcan league. But that all seemed so insipid and hackneyed to him. *o blase. I suppose he must have turned to the Madame de Stsel of his revolu tion. the ex-stenographer or telegraph girl, who had invented the "Carranza Doctrine." In any event, somebody or other produced this masterpiece: "The India-American Federation." Dear old Don Venustiano! He must have been thinking of the South American statesmen as so many dressed mulattoes or lialf-breed In dians. with faces as swarthy as those of the ministers and generals he had gathered around himself. Pallafced And Rrlned. When I hear that "Indio-American" idea. 1 could hardly help laughing in his face. I could imagine what the Argentine, Chilean and Uruguayan leaders would look like ?when they received that proposition. The fore most men in Argentina come from old colonial families. They are polished and refined in manners. Tlioy went to school for the most pnrt in Taris. Chileans have the dignified and chiv alrous hearing of the warriors of the Conquest, to which they add a per fect Knglish education. In Uruguay the cultivated people show strong Kuropean influence in which the no blest Spanish tradition predominates. "Indlo-American nations!" It would he just as appropriate to enter the White House in Washington and ask the President of the United States to take off his glasses, paint two red and hlue rings around his eyes, and replace his regulation top hat with a crown of feathers. Sr-iior Ibanez'a next article will appear in tomorrow's < Monday's) I','.4 SHINGTON TIMES. JAPANESE NAVY FORCES OCCUPY NIK0LA1EVSK Japanese nnval forces have occu pied N'ikela iev.-il<. Siberia, according to an announcement by the Japanese navy department in Tokyo on .Tuns .1, and transmitted to the State De parlment today. Nlkotaievsk ts in the Sakhalin region of eastern Siberia. (V BLACKHAWK'S COMFM N?? LINIMENT RELIEVES ALL ACHES AND PAWS Po. im v*iy Contains RATTLESNAKE OIL For Rheumatism. I.mnhnfo, Asthma, ami Fl?y Fever ft Can't He Rfits Price, 25c n bottle. \t Ml rot No Substitute CONGRESS ASKED 10 BAN MESCAL JAGS Gandy Would Take Wonderful "Kick" Away From Indians. Introduces Bill. Congra*a la asked to baniah meareal, (he ona rtmalnlni Intoxicant which has eaoapad prohibitory ltwi, In a measure Introduced by Congresaman Harry U Gandy, of Koutli I>akota Mracal, or payote, aa it la eoine tliiies called. la the button-shaped tup of a cactus plant, which la aaid to have a kick which inakaa red liquor aeem like lamonude. "The Indiana of Mexico have been umna mescal for cenerationa," naJd Gandy "from the Mexican border the use liaa gradually apread north all over the Indian country, and on aoint reservation* practically all the adult members of the tribe are using: It. In numerous localities Ita uae la not con (inej to the Indiana." Gandy described the effect* of the drug ?'Time I* lengthened," he said. "A minute la like on hour and an hour la like a whole night. Thinga pre in far away. Common sound* arc wonderful, ro thai one note atruck on a piano aounda like a whole chord Kach note produce* a new iverfea of wonderful color*. Clothed in them* kal*ido*c:>pic color* all kind* of animal* and ob ject* are aeen, soma beautiful and al luring. othera grotesque and fearful, but It la the colora constantly coming and going that make the moat satis fying appeal." Medicine men hare used meacal In rellgloua ceremonlea. and thla Is one of the reaaon* It has escaped regula tion. More often the ao-c*lled cere monlea are camouflage for an Indiun soiree. Gandy holds, In which both men and women participate, attaining complete Intoxication. FEDERALS MOVE ON ZAPATA'S BANDITS 6,000 More Troops Are Sent Against Villa?His Early ' Capture Predicted. . M KX ICO tMTjr. June o TU# war of extermination against lundilr f In Mexico I* b*ln| carr.ed Inki the iftlt of klorclo*. the stronghold of the tv 1 lowera of Kmlllano Zapata. formerly the most pow erful outlaw < hit II In central Mexico. The war office An nounced today that .'1.000 fedlral troopa are btlng *ent Into MoreloA to wage a campaign agalnat the renAin Inj unit* of the outlaw 2apaflilj band.'* / An unconfirmed report wa? reel ved by the *ar office that <J? n. Kelix^Jia*. the rebel leader In the southerji cart of the Stale of Vera Crux, had !>? en aHaaaalnated by lila own men The I'luziatas were aald tu hate* pro claimed Ihelr adherence to provisional goxernmcnt in the'State of Oaxaca. Six troop train*, carrying li.oOO re enforcemcnta oi Infant iv anrl ? airy, have left for the Stale of Ch' huahua to assist fieneral Miler>> ? hia campaign against Francisco Villa. 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