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r- OCALA EVEN NO WEATHER FORECAST Partly cloudy in north, probably showers in south portion tonight and Wednesday. TEMPERATURES This Morning, 65; This Afternoon, 8&. Sun Rises Tomorrow, 6:18; Sets, 6:18 OCALA, FLORIDA, TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 26. 1922 VOLUME TWENTY-EIGHT. NO. 22$ OTTOMANS IKE Oil ALLIES Insist on Continuing Military Move ments and Will Enter Confer ence Only as Equals Constantinople, Sept. 26. The re ply of the Turkish nationalist govern ment to the allied peace note has been completed and compromises accept ances of the condtions laid down at the" Paris conference, according to Essad, aide to Mustapha Kemal Pasha, who has arrived here from Smyrna. The nationalists, however, insist upon the right to conduct mili tary movements during the progress of the conference, and also demand i admission to the meeting all the Allies and the Angora government. CONFLAGRATION CONTROLLED Fire in Constantinople Causes Much Needless Fright Constantinople, Sept. 2G. Fire which broke out in Constantinople last night, causing intense excite ment and fears that an attempt was being made to burn the capital, was controlled after a fight of two hours. CAPTURED THE KARABIGA British at Once Took Possession Of Vessel Which Sunk Their Torpedo Boat Constantinople, Sept. 26. It was the Turkish steamer Karabiga which early Sunday ran down in the sea of Marmora and sank the British torpedo boat Speedy with a loss of ten lives. The Karabiga was proceeding at full speed in the dark. The destroyer was cut almost in two and sank within three minutes. It is asserted that the Karabiga was transporting Turkish troops and munitions to the coast of Thrace. After the accident the British seized the steamer. LIMIT OPERATIONS TO THE THREE MILE LIMIT Washington, Sept. 26. The cabinet at a meeting today decided to restrict prohibition enforcement operations within the three-mile limit at sea ex cept in cases where ships beyond that limit are in communication with shore through their own crews and small boats. AMERICAN TRAFFIC RULES PRAISED IN ENGLAND London (By Mail to the Associat ed Press). American visitors to Lon don, especially prominent ones, are inclined to say pleasant things to their hosts, and Englishmen are not disinclined to listen. The latest ex ample of this was given by Governor Cox, of Ohio, who is quoted by the Daily Mail as saying some very pleasing things about London as a city. But would it not be better all around, asks the Daily Chronicle, if they would give us some constructive criticism . Lamenting the frequency of accidents on London streets this paper says: "Why doesn't London im itate New York, which now leads the world in traffic regulations? It is perhaps too much to hope for the sys tem of signal-boxes, semaphores and colored lights that make Fifth avenue a model of safety and efficient traffic regulation. But at least we could fol low New York's examples in forbid ding pedestrians to cross the road way at dangerous crossings until the point policeman has arranged a fair way and given permission to cross. This rule is so strictly carried out that even the New York messenger boy does not infringe it. "Another rule that is universal in America and Canada compels all mo tor traffic to stop dead until a tramcar has discharged and taken up its pas sengers and started off again. Why this rule is not adopted in England it is impossible to imagine." "It is nice to have Americans come here and throw lovely bouquets at us," said an English writer, "but I think they would do us more good if they occasionally told us point blank of some of the things they find wrong with us. This mutual admiration bus iness that goes on now is not good for either of us." With the coming of a coal peace there remains nothing to worry about except the delivery ofcoal and the arrival of the bill. Brooklyn Eagle. GIANTS CHAMP1GNS LEAGUE This is Tenth Time in Their History They Have Occupied The Place Chicago, Sept. 26. The New York Giants today are champions of the National League for the tenth time in their career. Eight of these triumphs occurred since 1904 under the leader ship of John McGraw. MARKETING FARM PRODUCTS (K. C. Moore, County Agent) A great many farmers have com plained to the writer that Ocala was a poor market, and that with one load of potatoes (for example) they could stock up the town. The merchants' side of this controversy is that they rarely have offered to them a lot of potatoes of uniform good size and quality. In nearly 'every lot there are some cut ones, or jumbos, or strings, i or potatoes specked with rot. ! We cannot expect the same price for corn infested with weevils as for corn clean of weevils. We cannot ship water-soaked tomatoes, or cu cumbers infected with anthracnose (and this is hard to see on freshly picked cukes) and expect to get any- thing for them. However, we do have buyers take all the good tomatoes contracted for, and we should get this kind of deal. This has been one of the main causes oi dissatisfaction with our contracts the grading though it has not been the whole cause. The point of quantity in marketing farm products has been another great problem for farmers. In the staple crops as well as perishables, there must be middle men to assemble and distribute. Few large cotton fac tories could operate if they had to buy directly from farmers. The sup ply of raw products would be entirely too uncertain. The- same is true of grist mills, produce merchants and shoe factories. (If I may be allowed to leave the subject a minute, this reminds me that there are two tanneries in the southern states that will tan hides for farmers on a fifty-fifty basis, and a few woolen mills that will manufac ture our wool into cloth or blankets at a reasonable cost). The reason for our tomato and cit rus packing houses is that these things may be collected, graded and shipped at a less cost than farmers operating alone can pack and ship. Furthermore, large distributing agen cies can thus get a steady supply and effect better distribution. In the citrus industry what would become of our growers if each man had to put up his own fruit at home and consign the stuff to some big market? Where would we be without the citrus exchange or some such or ganization to distribute our fruit and to keep advertising and opening up new markets and getting Florida or anges, grapefruit and tangerines into every city, town and village? It is not necessary to call attention to the fact that tomatoes, melons, let tuce, beans and cucumbers are more perishable than citrus fruits. But it seems necessary to say that each of these commodities needs a selling agency which will know the market conditions each day for each particu lar commodity, and effect such a dis tribution of that commodity as that we can be relieved of the annual heavy tax of losses through glutted markets and embargoes. Nature has made Florida so kind a clime and given her people so sweet dispositions . as that year after year we produca abundant vitamine-filled vegetables and turn them over to a little group of transient gentlemen to make all they can out of them. If we don't get ours, we mildly cuss out these gentlemen and turn to another of the many crops, hoping that next year these gentlemen will give us more for these other things. Do these gentlemen frequently do it? As long as we feel that we are able to paddle our own canoe in the mar keting flood we will be no better off, but rather worse. Many of us will be swamped every season. Farmers, read this, think it over. Don't try to argue against it, but rather to work it out. What I want to impress on you is that farmersall over this United States of ours in in creasing numbers are getting together in organizations and marketing their products co-operatively on commodity lines. They all have their troubles, their ups and downs. In the past it II 1 United States Senator From Georgia Died at His Washington Home This Morning Washington, Sept. 26. United States Senator Thomas E. Watson, of Georgia, died suddenly at his home early today. Death was said to be due to an acute attack of asthma, from which Senator Watson had suf fered recurrently for some years. Al though failing health had interrupted his attendance at Senate sessions fre quently for the last several months, he was in his seat Friday when the Senate adjourned and his friends be lieved he then was showing improve ment. He was stricken suddenly after dinner last night and passed away shortly after three o'clock this morn ing. He was sixty-six years of age. TO BE BURIED AT THOMSON The body will leave for his home at Thomson, Ga., today. He had al ready made reservations on a train leaving at that time to spend the con gressional vacation. He is survived by his widow, who is now at Thomson, and two grandchildren. WATSON'S STORMY CAREER Atlanta, Sept. 26. Senator Watson of Georgia, who died suddenly at his residence in Washington early today, was one of the most famous figures in the history of Georgia politics and during the last four years was consid ered by observers as wielding the strongest political influence in the state. His career was one of stormy political battles doting back to 1890, when he was elected to the Fifty-sec ond Congress. He ran for re-election on the populist ticket but was defeat ed. In 1896 he was nominated for vice president by the populist conven tion in St. Louis. In .1904 he was nominated for the presidency by the people's party. In 1905 he establish el the famous Tom Watson Magazine, in which he attacked the Roman Catholic church for a number of years. The Jeffersonian Magazine and the Weekly Jeffersonian were his next publications. During the war these papers were ordered suspended by the government owing to their vigorous opposition to the draft. Watson was born in Columbia county, Ga., Sept. 5, 1856, and was a son of John S. and Ann Eliza Watson. MOVIES 2400 YEARS AGO London (By Mail to the Associat ei Press). The earliest date of a moving picture was recorded in the time of Confucius, the Chinese phil osopher who lived 500 years before Christ. At least this is the deduction drawn from his studies into the ques tion by Will Day, a well known figure in the English film world, who has exhibited in London a collection of relics and machines tracing the growth of the moving picture from the first primitive idea to its present form. The "shadow shows" of the time of Confucius are the first of all known endeavors to present animated pic tures. From this early time, however, there was a long period of inactivity i i development, for the next record of progressive achievement is found in 1646, when Athanasius Kircher published a book in Latin entitled "Ars Magnalycus et Umbrae," in which a description and illustration is given of a moving picture which the writer had evolved with mirrors and a tallow candle for illuminant. Included in the collection is the original disc which Eadweard Muy bridge used to settle the controversy between two American millionaires on the Palo Alto race course as to wheth er the four feet of a trotting horse were off the ground at the same time. The experiments which Muybridge carried out is said to have cost the University of Pennsylvania 40,000 pounds, but the fact was proved that a horse did actually liff all four feet simultaneously. has been mostly downs. But by get ting thrown down they have learned many things. At the present time there are hundreds of marketing as sociations operating successfully. And their membership is composed of just men and women like us. With one another they have their likes and dis likes just like we do. Their distrusts of one another are just as strong. But they bind themselves together by legal contracts and manage their own business. They get more for their stuff, because of having better graded stuff to sell, and of better distribution And the consumers do not pay any more for this stuff. TYRING TO ORIlie TOUGHS TO TRIAL Troops and Civil Officers at Birming ham On Trail of Men Who Tried To Blow Up a Coal Train Birmingham, Sept. 26. The com bined efforts of military and civil au thorities in this district today were directed in an effort to trail the alleg ed dynamiters who are reported to have made an unsuccessful attempt last night to blow up and extra coal train on the Louisville & Nashville at Fulton Springs, near here. JUDGE DAVIS HOLDS KEY OF FRADY'S TRIAL Miami Wife Murderer Fears He Will Die in Prison Miami, Sept. 26. Judge Davis of West Palm Beach, is expected to an nounce late today his decision in the appeal of Edgar C. Frady, alleged wife slayer, for- release on bond from the county jail here. Both sides clos ed their arguments yesterday. Frady based his habeas corpus plea on the contention that unless he is released the illness from which he is a sufferer will prove fatal before his trial in January. EGYPTIAN WISDOM Cairo. (By Mail to the Associated ress). The inauguration of a strict policy by the Egyptian government to deal with the fanatical enthusiasm of the school boy politicians is regarded by all the native papers as a neces sity of the hour, if the Egyptian poli tical and educational structures are to be saved from disruption. The students in the universities and high schools of the country who came forward last year and joined the street demonstrations to help win po litical freedom from Egypt, have now developed a new movement which seems to be a general revolt against all existing customs that conflict with their own personal aggrandisement. The students, conscious of their power, have turned their energies to eliminate examinations. Their poli tical slogan a year ago was: "We do not want the English." Today they are shouting: "We want no more ex aminations." And they are keen enough to plan a campaign which will use politics as a lever to make easier their classroom work. The elections for members of the new parliament are set for October. The students aim to see that only candidates who heed their demands are returned to both houses. Their election cries are now being tried out in this wise: "Vote for Mahmoud Bey and no examinations." Followers of Zaghloul Pasht are taking advantage of the students' over zealousness and are showering upon them all kinds of promises - in return for votes at the coming elect ions. ARCHAELOGISTS UPSET Up to Date City on Top Ancient Car thage Prevents their Excavations Carthage, Tunic, French Africa. (By Mail to Associated Press). The site of ancient Carthage is being sold off and divided into building lots, and the surrounding hills, rich in history, are being slowly covered with residen tial cillas. Archaelosrists point out that if this building is permitted to continue, their excavation work will be seriously hampered, as the new proprietors ob ject to invasions of their yards by workmen, no matter what treasures of history lie underneath. Two French government employes of the department of Tunis lately bought a piece of ground on the site of the old city, and before building their house started to find out what was underneath the surface. After natient dimmer thev discovered a temple of Tanit. Unless the French government stops the sale, real estate agents will shortly put on the market some 240 acres of the site of Carthage, at a total sale price of $200,000. Some foreigners are visiting New York to learn what effect prohibition has on this nation. From there they go to Ireland, we suppose, to learn the effects of peace. Nashville Ten- nesseean. Advertise in the Evening Star. SEEK LEE'S SCALP Many People in Volusia County Are Disastisfied with Sheriff Morris DeLand, Sept. 26. Petitions are in general circulation in many parts of Volusia county requesting Governor Hardee to remove Sheriff Lee Morris. The petitions charge the sheriff with being delinquent in his duties, stating that he has done little to suppress vice, that liquor smuggling and sell ing are rampant in the county. A number of petitions are also circulat ing in DeLand starting recall pro ceedings against City Commissioners C. H. Campbell Jr., who is also mayor, and Grant Bly. The petitions charge Campbell violated a state law in ac cepting city business at his garage, while Bly is charged with having countenanced the alleged acceptance. SMASHING A TRUCK AT DeFUNIAK SPRINGS Freight Train Also Smashed the Life Out of Lige Cumba DeFuniak Springs, Sept. 26. Lige Cumba was instantly killed and T. H. Padgett seriously injured when a freight train crashed into an automo bile truck in which they were riding at a street grade crossing here today. TAKING MOVING PICTURES IN TIBET London (By Mail to the Associated Press). Tibet, it is hoped, will not much longer be the land of mystery. Nor will the great outside world, it is expected, continue to be the great land of the unknown to the Tibetans. They are to be offered an opportunity of seeing, on the movies, something of the wonders to be found in the vast world beyond Tibet. In exchange it is hoped they will allow cinemato graph pictures to be taken of the wonders of Tibet for people of other lands to see. A cable just received in London an nounces the arrival in Calcutta of the members of the British Buddhist Mis sion to Tibet. They have begun the long and difficult journey on foot through the Himalayas. On their way to Dar jeeling the mis sion visited the Bodhidruma (or "Tree o Intelligence,") the sacred fig tree under which, according to Buddhist tradition, Buddha was sitting in con templation when he attained the per fect wisdom. A film is to be taken of the tree and of the pilgrims visiting it, and it is hoped to show these pic tures to the Dalai Lama in Lhasa it self. Films of wild animals and the various aspects of the outside world are also being carried in order to of fer to the highest Tibetan authorities the first cinematograph exhibition ever given in their famous city. One of the objects in displaying the wonders and possibilities of moving pictures is to secure permission for making film records of the country and its people. MICHAEL ANGELO DID NOT MAKE MONEY Rome (By Mail to the Associated Press). Modern artists who are in clined to complain of the lack of ap preciation of the public, expressed in dollars and cents, of their work, may be interested in the money made by one of their famous predecessors. The ancient masters of painting labored for small pay. Cimabue, the first of the great masters and the dis coverer of the Giotto, was paid about one dollar a day, but he had to share this income with an assistant. Giotto himself, called the father of painting and the producer of many fine master pieces, got from $5 to $11 for each of his figures. Michael Angelo, Leonardo da Vinci and Raphael lived in what may be called the golden age of art, yet the first two received salaries of $32 a month, and the last named got $250 for a portrait. HOLLAND IS A GREAT LITTLE HELPER Moscow (By Mail to the Associat ed Press). Holland, which cared for thousands of under-nourished German children during and since the war, volunteered recently to nurse back to normal several thousand Russian chil dren if the soviet government would bear the burder of transporting the youngsters to The Hague. The bol sheviki have agreed to the proposition. This is the first time that the Soviets have accepted help of this kind from foreign countries. SACRAMENTAL WINE T FOR S Keeper of a Jacksonville Restaurant Had Invested in Seventy Four Cases Jacksonville, Sept. 26. A consign ment of seventy-four cases of sacra mental wines shipped from Sandusky, Ohio, to L Goldstone, Jacksonville restaurateur, was seized at the Geor gia Southern & Florida freight depot late yesterday by George E. Gay. gov ernment dry agent of this city. Gold stone stated he complied with all the requirements under the Volstead act but an investigation at the office of A. E. Allen, state prohibition en forcement officer at Tampa, failed to disclose that a permit had been issued for the shipment. WOATS THE USE? Loot of the War Profiteers All Dis tributed Now Washington, Sept. 26. A new spe cial grand jury will be impanelled early in October to continue investiga tion into alleged illegal activities in connection with the government's war operations. PARKER RECEIVES AN IMPORTANT APPOINTMENT Washington, Sept. 26. Edwin R. Parker, attorney, of New York and Houston, Texas, has been appointed by President to be American commis sioner on the American-German German claims commission, the state department announces. QUIET IS RUSSIA Moscow (By Mail to the Associat ed Press). American and western European newspaper correspondents who have been in Moscow during the period of the railway and coal mine strikes in the United States; the re newed fighting in Ireland; the politi cal crisis in Italy, and the trouble in Germany incidental to the fall in the value of the mark, reached the con clusion that soviet Russia was the most tranquil country in the world. Under the iron hand of the prole tarian dictatorship, strikes and dis turbances such as the cables reported daily from abroad are impossible in Russia. So, while their colleagues in other countries were actively engaged in reporting wars, strikes and near revolutionary demonstrations, the Moscow correspondents found little or nothing to do. The court trials and death sentences on the counter revolu tionists seemed mild in comparison with the news coming into Russia. This tranquility was particularly surprising to the first French news paper correspondents visiting Russia since the early days of the revolution. American newspapers for more than a year have had direct relations with Russia, but the French press has ob tained its "news" of Russia by way of the "grapevine" route, printing ob vious fabrications indicating that bloodshed and horrors were continu ous performances in every Russian city, even up to this day. One French correspondent was so surprised to find Moscow calm and even attaining the gaiety of a me tropolis with brilliant cafes, crowded race courses and flower bedected parks and plazas full of smiling and well dressed promenaders- that he feared his Parisian readers, accus tomed to a different brand of Russian news, would not believe what he wrote. A gambling casino has been opened in Moscow where, the papers say, "the play ranges from 10,000,000 to 100, 000,000 rubles." Just the game to tone down after an exciting round of penny-ante. Nashville Lumberman. A man asserted the other day that he was constantly being mistaken for a member of the government. We al ways admire a man who can tell a story against himself. London Opin ion. Mr. Ford should be patient about reforming our currency. In a little while hell have it alL and then he can use his own judgment. Richmond News-Letter. All that is necessary to settle the railroad strike is for some genius to incite the strike-breakers to strike so that the strikers can have back their jobs as strike-breakers. Nashville Southern Lumberman.