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AND NFALMtB PROVING 1 PUT CHEC Cutralied Bureau for R Will Contain Data Co ever Arrests Are Mad tem Will Make Scotim parison--Every Amer Expert In Reproducni Differentiate the Hum ViRy crook in the United s8tates I* to be finger print The fingerprints ot every criminal arrested anywhere in the United Utstes are to be on file in -Wash Ington. This file, censisting of ,thousands ot envelopes containing infallible =eans of identifying any 'crook' in te country. will make the famous one-of sootland Yard, London, small by comparison. The 'Clearing House for Crimi nal" will be under the supervision of William J. Burns. famous detec tive, who recently was appointed thief .of the bureau of investigation. Departinent of Justice. "I want to establish a bureau in Washington," declared Chief Burns yesterday, "which will be the great est detector for criminal identifica tion in the world-far better than that now existing in Scotland Yard." The plan now being put to a suc cessful end by Chief Burns will make it possible for his office to identify, in a few hours notice, any thief. whether he be a yegg, a porch climber, a second story operator, confidence man or pickpocket, ar rested in the smallest hamlet in the United States. The present system of identifying criminals fails of its rightful effect because net all of the police de partments in the United States con tribute the fingerprints to a na tional bureau. Tt is through fingerprints, the tell tale identification of anyone once caught in a police dragnet in any city, that Chief Burns hopes to inake the national bureau of the Depar'tnent of Just.ce the greatest Identification service in Ahe world. TO b WORLD-WIDK. Ndt only does Chief Burns pro pose to establish a centralized -bu reau for the identification of all criminate arrested in the United States, but he plans to make his bureLu an international one-that Washington will have filed away the ringerprints of every crook arrested In the world. That is. the type of hief or confidence man who may .ome to our shores to operate his mefarious t4ace. One of the first moves that Chief ADAMLE Inc Man Has a Steady -Job Standing Outside The Main Entrance to Keep Other Males Out. I lHE GRAC19 DODGE HOTEL, g new and thoroughly modern 1 -fireproof structure at the cor icr of North Capitol and E str-eets, all open its doors on October 1s as -he only hotel exclusively for women ithe United States. The new or anization, sponsored by the Y. W. !. A., will not permit men to enjoy ny of the accessories or comforts fthe institution. 'Phe structure, built from funds eade possible by the generosity of fMrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr., is qigned to not only supply women th a long-felt want, but is in the -ture of a training establishment r young women wishing to enter me hotel business. The hotel will comodate 400 guests a day, witho'jt .y sort of masculine service what ever, except the doorman. After -eo deliberation the housing com-. ittee of the National Hoard of the onng Women's Christian Associg en. the agency beck of this hotel, melded h~at a doorwomnan wotald be -o mud 'of an 1nnovation at this me. Southern Congressmen might ti like the Idea, and the house ants to cater to all parts of the :ntry. Therefore, a large and ately, but mild-mannered man wts ieted, a man with sound views 2n miortant toples like a woman's g.1 to bob her hair and sign her olen' name though married. and tras instructed that under no .,ir ~ancee lees serious than a fire is be to even enter the lobby. isi geerill be outside the main en nhe snelancholy thing about the l .oe Dodge Hotel ia that meeo. - gObets are not permitted unless fi roHAY RECORD MEAS OF )ENTITY TO K ON CRmE Ilected by Police Wer ec on~ Ay Charg-ys, id Yarde aalI by Cig Ican Townishp to Rav TmI~1 Wilrii t. Bu my to ptssab this aten. eiv bggi ' tgeuidedqapon et iztsetattUtk . thieves we. ils talk wlijai nimbers of the ItereaUoef Assoaatou for Identificaties which' reesaty waS in covention in Wash. inglpsi. This aNmOitOetA plans to elininate entirely from Its methods of identifying a miti the old es tabisehe4 Bertillon system. It has been found, it was argued, not to alwjys be effective. But the. finger print Is a telltale Pece of evidence of identity that cannot be eraed. "There are Up two fingerprints alike-that is, that no two persons have the same tharacter of finger prints." says Mr. Burns. This fact cannot be contradhted, says the experts In fingerprinting and other systems of identification. But the International Association for Idntification does not Intend to stop with. assisting Chief Burns to establish one of the greatest bu reaus for criminal identification in the world, but they intend to urge Congress and the leglslatures of all o4 the States to enact laws whereby every man, woman and child will be, by law, fingerprinted, the prints being kept in a centralized bureau here in Washington, independent of the criminal bureau and under Fed eral control as In the Federal Cen sus Bureau. OVERCOME OBJECTIONS. Such a universal system of tak ing fingerprints has been endorsed by many scientific associations. banks, insurance companies and other institutions which have daily business and association with the public. It also.has been pointed out that with Federal and State action of taking fingerprints of all children, men and women, that the govern ment Would save hundreds of thou sands of dollars spent every ten years takiPg the census of the pop ulation of the United States. Members of the association admit that many persons would object to having their fingerprints taken, be lieving that doing so would make them appear a. criminals. Argu ment against this which In advanced by the fingerprint experts is that any person who is honest and who SS EDEN under the age of twelve and accon 3anied' by a; mother, a sister or an aupt.%This will be'sad news to boots of men who visit the National Capi tal, for the creatures like comfort, md Well they know that to be sur *unded by nilnistering women iPells comfort. It Is a good thing or the ftrnishings of this .house bat It wayn't opened during tie Irar, when me-n arriving here unex >ectedly had to sleep Id the perks mad the lobbies of office buildings. t would oertainiy have been nobbed. NURSERY FOR FUTt Seriously, theY. W. C. A.'s housing immittee, of which the chairman is [rs. John D). Rlockefyller, has no rejudice agaInst men. I't like. mnen nmensely, but it believes that there a special need fer accommodation. Cr traveling women. Washington, e nce women got the vote., Is .the t ujective of ,. many interested in 'rious bills before Conigrees, in immittees and hearings and so on, at the question of how they are to r re while ehere is a 1'ery pressing me. And just to down fereve'r the l rtfinn that a'wemn a l 'tr cs hae E EVER S FILED HUMAN H) 9 ....n THE sailors whose pictures are contrasted at I the top are "as like as two peas," and it would take an intimate friend to make the identi fication of either a certainty. But con trast' the finger prints of the two men and the prob lem becomes so simple a child could solve it. In the oval be low is WIlliam 1. Burn& agetjy ap pointed chief of the bureau of in. vestigation in the Department of jus tice. eXpects to continue to lead a moral, straight existence has no need to fear for the taking of their finger. prints. In the first place, it was pointed out by 1. H. Caldwell, inspector of the finger-print bureau of the Po lice Department of Oakland, Cal., wh for six years was president of the IN FAC politics and babies both, the Grace Dodge Hotel features special con venieqces for the infant who accom panies mother when she comes to see her Congressman about that bill. There will-be special suites equipped with patent heaters' for the baby's bottle, uanita -v crib.., and so on. There will be a nurse who can be~ hired by the hour, and mother can go shopping or iobbying or sight seeing, confident that her child -Is having the best of care. Let it not be ima~gined that there is anything old-ftdshioned or institu I E MIA NT$ . 4ona abu hsnweto oe t s nurdagistthsbyte p hoea abohsc ofeMrst ofofel.i 'hiinur.d aaist is by the up-s 'udt-nehe ofl the whern o the r fa oenn YoIactbnr 19,iand win tain two week.. Mrs. Welter f~nua. is is chairman of the furnishings Y CRIMI FOR 'CR AND IS UNSV\ eG. International Association for Ident fication, the fingerprints of criminal under Chief Burns' idea, would b kept in a separate and distinc bureau from that where those of th general public would be filed. Many men and women have bee: freed of suspicions, it was said, be cause of their finger-prints. Fre T IS NEV by Mrs. Rockefeller, who helpe< pick out the chintzen and so on be fore she sailed. Mrs. Lewis i Laphan, of New York. is chairtnat of publicity. Mrs. W. W. Townsend Mrs. Henry P. Tknvison and Mrs IE. 31. Townsend complete the group THIOROUGHLY MODERN. They set out to produce a hostele which should appeal to the modert woman, who cares for her Govern mnent but dloesn't neglect her toilet whose time in valuable, and wh< won't put upj with second rate serv ice any more than a man will. And from its information bureau, -le signed to put women guests w!sr to what il going on at the White ilouse atnd in CongrenNs, to the van ity parlorsnand the shampoo basins where Afilady may washi her hair and dry it at her leisure with never a fee to pay, it in as complete as womau's wit can make it. The history of this enterprie is. probably, fairly well known. A year aflter the United Staten entered the war the War Work Council of the Young Women's Christian Asnocla tion was aked by the Commission otn Training Camp Activities to aid it in relieving the intolerable living conditions in W~ashington, whose population was so suddenly doublert and trehled by the influx of work ers. One hundred thousand women enmployed in the Glovernmnent depart ments! IAnd was purchased by the "Y" and plans drawn for a concrete building, but before construction coul~d begisi the armistire was signed. Thereupon the housing committee obtained permission to use steel, and the plans were redrafted to meet the broadet needs of the reconstru( tion period. Tnstead1 of a simple living-pace for the women war workers, a regular hotel for business and professlonal wotmetn visiting Wauhington, and for tourists, was mapped out and completed. The "Y" has five contsrg to care for the =iets at w.si.i... it as nr NAL IN IME CLE /ERVING WIT J~ quently policemen arrest a mar I and, suspecting him of a crime. hav ) only found their mistake throug t finger-prints taken at the scene an comparing them with those of th suspect. I The police authorities point ou that the national finger-printing u every man, woman and child, woul V HOTEL ing home and cafeteria, so the hon ing committee felt that nothing mor of that kin was needed. EDEN MANS ADAM. Picture the independence of Grac Dodge Hotel, the luxury of it! Ar E~den with both Adam and the ser pent shut out: Miss tnd Mrs. Visitor emergi fronm the Union S-tation, dusty atnd weary from a long railway journev They will beo glad to me~iet their meri ac'quaintancet in Washington, but they want to dioll up a little first, flight before themi they see a hand. somfle edifice of cre'am-coloredi brick, standing in the tooltest andi sightiest and most healthful part of the city, with broad windows, and a pleasant gardent ont one side. They enter the lobby, and polite bell-girls hasten to take their handhags and escort themi to the desk, where efficient womnto clerks attend to their wants and assign them to rooms at from $1.50) to $4 a day per room. Every room is an outside roomn. with sunshine when the weather clerk permits, and1 Washington's well-known and unexce-lled views ont every hand. Ifas Mrs. Visitor her lshy with her and does she desire to wash her hair? She hands the little one over to /he hotel nurse, and hastens to the shampoo basin. There is no danger that she will be seen by critical masculine eyes before she is fit to he seen, since no masculine eyes, critical or other wise, are permitted there. She can wear a kimono and slump as much as she' liken until she is in first rate order again. Having washed and dried her hair with no fussy intervention by pro fessionals ushe can curl it, if she liker, with Grate Dodge Hotel elec tri ceurling irons. in the vanity piarlor she wiir find all those Aids to beauty to which the sterner woman voter is not, as a rule, indif U. S. FIN ARING H NESS ON SIDI 1, be of great benefit to distracted A mothers whose children have either I been kidnaped or disappeared, or in I locating and giving decent burial to e a relative who left home and later was found dead in some other city. t The print of a dead man, it is f claimed, could be forwarded to a na I tional bureau. The man could be ,FOR W( I has her Congressman to influence? So Mrs. Visitor makes herself lovely and then, perchance, in unpacking she finds that her pet blouse is badly crumpled. There is no time I to send it to a laundress, and Mrs. Visitor hates to trust it to anyone she hasn't tried. She need not. On eac'h bedroom finor there is a valeting room where without charge she can valet he'r self t' ht~r heart's conterpt. It has set tubs, electric Irons 'and ironing hoards, and she can do her bit of washing herself. Does she need a new pair of gloves BEDSID PHON L .ra.... Inth.Wmn'.U.lt orharmin thoue Womn Vtmot restful surroundings. Meals are a Ia carte; breakfast from 7 to 10 A. M.; luncheon from 11.20 to 2. and dinner from 5:30 to 8 P. M. And following the announe-,, me'nt or the meal hours an the hotel folders is the most delightful, the most endearing line imaginable. The management requests the oon-opera. GER-PRI? DUSE' IN OF JUSTIOE 14 tt T.the lower right is Detec tive Sergeant Fred Sandberg, identif cation expert of t h e Washington police force, and considered an au thority on finger print methods. Directly beneath the picture of the two sailors is J. H. Taylor, chief of the department of identification in the United States Navy. . The small photo graph is that of Walter S. Kaye, chief of the identi fication service of the army. Immediately identified and his rela tives could claim the body and give' it a proper and decent burial. The same applies to a man suffering from asphasia. who In unable to give his name. Ilis identity could easily be established through his finger prints. The police cite maey reasons why )MEN' AN tion of guests. In wiat? Why, in overcoming the tipping evil. Please do not tip employees' And Mrs. Visitor can withhold her quartero and fifty-cent pieces from the ladylike maids and waltresses will not be feeling of self-reproach. for the maids and waitresses Will not be there for tips. HAS NO RULES. If Mrs. Visitor tires of her room during the day but doesn't "are to go out, she can sit in the pleasant parlor on her floor. And on the first floor, looking out upon the garden, is the lounge, forty feet by one UXUIOS WIM .udetkn poewoeede th.ulin.I.oe.ihutsy ing tat te Grce Ddge iote has al h etrsofayu-odt hot. y af eoi bxs4o hueei tainu onvie Infoleatend bu-f tea building ntoes, withoullth y pog that dte, ranedohat' otelthin er don' emad and tha io- ea. ani thethirs nowadastt Meal eve CAPIAL Havc Foad Pinger prit SyMs Su pMrasr to O1er Ber tilM lethds. there shouM be enated "eesi and tate laws for the f9ifer-priating of every aem. woman ad child in the United tate, the priate being kept jin a national bureau at Wasington. The Indentifieaten Offmos of the Iavy was installed on January 1, 10? and now contains the records of every man 'ho has enlisted in the Navy since that date. The files now contain the records of 1.11,3, men. The o this office In to keep un ,men trom on tering the service either under their true or assumeed names. It also prevents fugitives froma justic from entering the Navy in order to es cape apprehena n by the civil authorities. Numbers of cases of men suffering from aphasia have been identifed by tieir finger prints, when no other possible means could have proven their iden tity. ARMY ,GETS ESULTS, The War Department also las had great results in the use of finger prints as a means of identification and uncovering crime and identify ing dead. Walter m. Kaye has been in charge of the identification work in the War Department since 1119. A year or twvo before that It be came evident that some means would have to be devised to put a stop to the reenlisting in the army men who had been dishonorably dis. charged or deserted therefrom. The Bertilbn system of Identifica tion was first thought of in this connection, but it was found to be too bulky and burdensome for the purpose. After due consideration an outline-figure curd was devised and put in operation. The outline-figure card consisted of the outline figure of a man front and back on which were recorded the scar* anJ marks found on the person of the recruit. At the time this systeln was put into operation the standing army was 25,000 men. As the army increased in size it was soon found that some other means would have to be sought for so the finger-print systeni of identification took Its. place in the latter part of 1906. This system has proveti of tITdvtie icd'on In identifytng deserteth and &%er de linquent men on their reentiring the service under their own or any other name, but in identifying unknown dead and also disproving the Identity of such as have tried to take advan tage of another man's discharge. AItMY HAS 5 MILLION. The collection of finger-print rec ords in the War Department is un doubtedly the largest single collec tion of such records in the world. consisting as it does of about 6,000,000. D GIRLS Special Accommodations Are Providec For Fi ifants Whse Mothers are Among the Guests. way, has a rocord that not only certifies to her ability to n'dke a hotel run on greased wheelIs, but is very interesting to hear about. two used to be the dietitian at North western University, and when the war came she went to the front with the hospital unit sent by that In stitution, and worked under the British Army. Some time before the war she was on the staff of the Woman's Hospital in New York, anit LIld all its buying; and for four and a half years she was executive ha-d of the Nurses' Home at Cook County Hospital, where her dutiee ran the gamut fronm wiring the smoke-stack Lo planning the nurss' \niforms. The Orace Dodge Hotel stands on the corner of North Capitol and 1g 'treets, and newspaper people are nvited to inspect it October 18. The text day it will he open to the' (feml nine) public. When Mrs. Iteke eller returns to AmerIca in Novem-i )er there may be a housewarming, >ut plans won't be made till ab. V ives. However, mahy weal-known r-omen have given their cordial ap stoval of the place and promised o visit it. Mrs. Helen H. Gsrdiner, lnited Statee Civil Service Commia loner; hise Grace Abbott. chief of he childrens bureau of the Depart nent of Labor; M~rs. Julia Lathrop, ta former heedi Valeria Parker, I. D., executive secretary of the ~nited 8tates Interedepartmental ocial Hygiene Boardi; Miss Mary Lnderson, director of the woman's ur-eatu of the Lahor Department. nd C'lar-a Sears Taylor, rent comi tiuioner of the District of Cohuvm Ia, are among those who have writ an to sy how much such a hotel I needed and hew glad the v m mae the nee as been me..