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ALBU UUERQUE MORNING JOURNAL.
14 PAGES THIRTY-FIFTH YEAR, VOL CXXXVII, No. 61. ALBUQUERQUE, NEW MEXICO, SUNDAY, MARCH 2, 1913. II) Mn il. 50 Cents a Month; single O.pi,, & entai Hjr Carrier, BO tent a Month. THRIFTTDPERITORS WILSH SETTLES DN FILIBUSTER LIKELY DEMOCRATS GIVEN ORQZCQ COMES OUT THOUSANDS THRONG PRESIDENT GIVES FREE EIELD TO ! OF SECLUSION WASHINGTON FOR I FACTS RELATIVE PROFIT FROM OF OFFICIAL FAMILY L AND GIVES S FESTIVITIES IT MAKE MILLIONS SEVEN MEMBERS TO EMBARRASS CLOSING DAYS A D FEDERAL NAUCURATI TO COLOMBIAN LABOR STRIKE OFCONCRES OFFICES INTERVIEW CONTROVERSY People Pay Advance of $13, 450,000 On Fuel Bills to Provide $4,000,000 Increase of Wages for Miners, STARTLING STATEMENT BY BUREAU OF LABOR Haul Coal Boosted nee or Average of 26 Cents a Ton to Provide Woikiug Man Willi Additional Pay. Ill.t Morning .In.. mill Six a in) lni.nl M Irr i 'ushiiigton. March 1. Hard Coal companies Increased thr wages of theft employes M.'OO.tga g year by the strike agreement of last May, nnd Increased the price of anthracite to consumers $1 :i, tiiO.nuti, according to :i report baaed on aa Investigation by tin- bureau of labor, submitted to the house today.. The report submitted b Secretary Xagcl Is the ifxult of an Investigation conducted in reeponae to a house resolution asking for th' i ll mi ills of i out fend profit Included III thr present high of antliru- tea in wholesale coal i " -was dis covered to llilli' l.rrn made si lice tttt strike agreement Of last Ma). In npitr of Ma fact thai Um workers iicnrtitird about -1,000,000 in In creased waste during ihr year, the re port add that "thr recent increases in prtcea have been nun than suf ficient to compensate fully theme com- paalea whose insts of production h'uvr Increased moot rapidly during raefat yeera and .it no- maaa tint! have very greatly tneroaaed the profits of those QOWpaiatf a, of whom their are ill least several whose costs o' production either flocrsaiod vt rr- iiiniiiril tiitiiuiai v iiui'tim thr sanir prrlml." I ( oal for domestic use in, n iaad a trv, Uuii ttiur than uf Wilts a tuiifl that of pea coal and the imallel' strain sizes, 13 rents a ton. These liMures were baaed on roiaparlsiin of net receipt! by tin operators after the agreement of May I With their re rrtpi'i during the aame months, Jam to September, 1 81 1, i if the mere than tia.ono.ooo aalnod by the operators after the strike agreement, ll,tet,0 araa de rived from general Increaaea la prloea and aliout 11,569,600 from the sus prnslon uf April and May discounts, w hile in addition, a limited number of operators are reported to have "re ceived very largo sums through the sale of coal al premiums made pns sil.ie by the shortage 01 shipments," incident to the strikr. The discounts of to and .70 i nits ii ton, customarily allowed In April and May on domes tic Bile coal, wire suspended during those month in I HI, As a remit, the operators not only gained by suv- Ing title dlseount. nyi the report, but III addition purchasers who were un able to secure their usual supply in those montba were forced to buy it durUtg June, July or August, "hen the discount rates were smuller. or in September and later, when full cir cular plica ace charged. The t.'iO.OOO, the report says, was not net prolit, because, out of it came the cost of the six weeks cessation of work b tin- strikers and ttlso the In crease In their wage?. The Increase In wages, however, the report adds, represent a raise i onl' N to lo cents a Ion in the cost of eoal production. The report does not estimate how much more the public puid for its coal last year than if mil rotes bad continued, although it says that the Increaae la arholoaale prtcea affected retail prices directly ami that in all communities these advance! were felt The creases averaged if cents RtOVe and If cents to SO chestnut coal. In New t delphia Mini Washington tail advatici m "correspond ly with the adjVaneei In tl prices of the operators." places. however, the adva much more pronounced, a port cites Springfield, .Mass. chtOter, N. H., where it wi retail In i ton on cents on It, Phila- . C, re Ty cloSe- clrcular , and Man ns approxi Boston and it was M mately li.r.o a ton, and New Haven, C i . her cents. The retail doubts, it fitted very unequally froi edvencea, Whether this were reasonable must I" the' repdfl udus. for Indl munttlea. The report she coal companies affected premc court decision of bar had until then a still i the price increaaea determined, idual nun .cm that the by the su- ust Decem further ad- vantage in that their central with they cent Indopaadent t aecurgd dome of tidewater i trlbutcd Whet Increased in called Indap their miners wages as thr they sot only raise, while :i cents a ton, panics. As t workers, the benefitted by May last not by , hii h the prlr went to the at report s the strikr onlv by i crease of 5.8 per hill tlllilllRh the I working Con d It lot nt Secretaries of War, Interior and Agriculture Still in Bal ance According to Report From Trenton, N, J, NAMES ELIMINATED ARE VERY PLENTIFUL Louis D, Biandeis and Colonel Goethals Among Those Who Have Been Eiased from President-elect's Slate, gSj Ui.rliliiK l,.,.r,i..l SimtIiiI Ir I U Irr i New York. .March i -t'ongreaamaa William c. itedfieid. of Brooklyn, will he secretary of commerce In the Wil son eabtttet. lauiisc D, Brandela, of lioston. whose name ban been men tioned for this post, win not in- in the new cabinet, This inf.il illation was received to Btghl from an authoritative source In Trenton. N. J. Three pMO In the tow cabled, the portfolio! Ol war. Interior and agriculture, ant stin under consldera. Hon bj President-elect Wllaon This tatement iiis from these three places I (h.. UMM .,f fnMhtf fUn-tfHiiv Vofclu of Montana: former QoVerBOt BorttO, of North Dakota! ioaepb Paalt, of Oregon; former Coventor Hawley, of Idaho: State Chairman Tnllman, of Nrviiibi. Jerry Sullivan, of Iowa, and foi. Qaorge Qoethala from further eofteMeratlon for cabinet places, in the list probnlily are the name of Henry Waters, of the KalMaU ftate Agricultural college: rtcnator Oba diah Oardner, of Maine, and I'mf. diaries W. Dal.ney. of the I nlversitv of Cincinnati, nil of whom have been mentioned for secretaiv of ggrtCUl tuir The cabinet plan that have been tilled, according to the Trenton ln foriinint. ate gecretaf) of state William .) r.rv- a n. of Nebraska. Sei -ret a ry Of Treasurv William O. Mi Ailoo, of New York. Postmaster ueneral ah llurleson, of Texas. Secretaiv of 1'onimerce Wi itedfieid, of Brooklyn. Sicilian of Labor Will II Wilson, of Pennsylvania. Secretaiv of Navy Josephus Dan iels, of North Carolina, The selection of Congreaaman ited- fteld for kecretarj of r.mimerce, ttwaa said, was made by President -elect Wilson because of his expert knowl etbje of the tariff, a subject he dls CUased with Mr, Vllsii many tinirs during the eampalga and on which he aria called In conference. In prepar ing his speeches last summer, Mr. wpson, it was said last night, fre quently had occas consult, Con gressman Rodftold. No cabinet name will be announc ed, it was said, until President-elect Wilson eenda the final list tO the sen ate for confirmation. WEBB LIQUOR BILL PASSES OVER TAFT'S VETO Measuie Intended to Regulate Interstate Shipment of In toxicants Becomes Law De spite Disapproval of Taft, ( Ity MurliliiK real Bpeilal lasei Wi hington, Marcl vote of 244 to nr. the hous, over President Taft'a bin prohibiting shipu Mttlii Honors Into "il iy repassed the Wel.b of intoxi- tatei The senate, passed II over the veto last night and the bill now pecomea Only one other time In the last fifteen years has congress overridden I pres ident's veto. That was when the Rtney river dam bill waa paaaed oyer prealddht Roosevelt's dleagprowil. Preatdent Taft board his veto almost entirely upon the ground that the bill was unconstitutional In that it virtual ly delegated to the states conrol of P temtate traffic In liquor when, beheld, that control was vested aolely in Qgn greaa, Attorney oeneral Wlekewhgm had given an opinion also holding the bill im, , institutional and that the president forwarded to the senate yes terday with his veto message, The aenate repaasad the bill promptly last night and n,rlv today house lenders favoring the measure, led by Repre sentative 'lav ton, chairman of Ihe ju diciary committee, and Representa tive Webl.. one of Its franiers, began working for an Immediate re-passage. Debate was. limited and the house repassed the bill with a aide mar Kin over the neceHsary two-lhlrils vol.- as Ihe senate bad done. Thirteen of Fifteen Big Sup ply Measuies in Danger of Failure to Pass Both Houses During This Si on, MORE THAN BILLION DOLLARS INVOLVED Root, O'Gorman and Biistow Serve Notice That Lowei House Must Accept Amend ments to Public Buildings Bill tll vi,,, Mint Junruitl M-elitl l.fited Wire. I Washington, March I - a well-defined filibuster that developed in the senate earlv todav against tin con ference reports on the rivers and har bors bill and the public buildings Mil. threatened tonight to hatre ilaaetroOS raanjnj on the completion of the ap propriation legislation of this session of congress, With adjournment onlv about sixty hours away, ooAgfetl Lfl night bad thirteen of luppi) bills unfinished eeedlnga In the aenat, to Indicate that seven snres might fall of March 4th. Senators Root. O'tloi tow bad Issued a (III Its fifteen big and the pro wcre such as Knot. o'Qormag and iiris- MttOd a direct tlltiuiatum nsr of representatives must pt eome of the general that tli either amendmenti put int lugs bill by the se sure would not pas, the public buihi- it. or the nine il ibis session of congress. Senator N.w lands, of Nov ada. hold ing the floor for several hours during the day, Insisted that there should be m, action on the rivers and harbors conference report unless an efeportu- nltv vv,i s given for h v..t. In the house presenlativ, s upon bis amend- filiation ment proposing i board to take control ol ail waterwa) iirv elopntfot. The naval. agrtcattUtal, pension. In dian, legialatlve, poatofflye and sun dry civil approprtatioDa lulls wore mi holg hark from final action hen the filibuster started. Conference nuii- mltteei worked until after mldl last night and throughout todav tempting to adjust diffei no s tweea the two hous. s. The continuation or the seituti buster may so block the ratlflc ght lit he itioii of these conference as to make It imp, all of the hills la March 4th. in case any of th reports, however, I8ble to Mnish up dji iiiriim nt, II in n ii tak antment departments may not be bankrupted. The opposition to the public buildings bill was based on the ground that the conliicnee Com mittee had Omitted all of the general Items and had left only the local ap propriations which Bona tor Briatow referred to as "grab" Item. Among the senate amendments dropped out of the hill were those for the Arlington memorial bridge, a mili tary armory, an extension of fne park system and a national Hod Crow building, ail in Washington, and $9, nan, not, for site. N, York court house Thi prrshl t lolls onlv measure ill, today vvrr appropriation a had ihe fortlflca inv nlv lug Llptomatlc something tile hill. about M.outv ana i and consular bill, carry more than $x.oaa,a(M). The measures resting condition today involve prlatlons of more than ONLY NINE LABOR MEN REMAIN PEN Indianapolis in the dynamite eases, will be released on bond tone -row from th,- Leavenworth penitent try, The tav.OOO bond rained in San fraii Judge Kohlsaat in the federal court. HdWard Noekels. secretaiv of tllO Chicago federation of latbor, left to night for Leavenworth wtth O1' or der for the nu ll s release. This leaves nine ot the convicted labor men still in the penitentiary unable to eecure bonds. BILL FOR PHYSICAL VALUATION SIGNED Was physlci basis i by the a law. Wh I ei el t d ranged to hit general deli. 11100,000 to . , fleet, Imenl to th ipproplratlni iipco,u lation i -1 1 1 paned Mfashlngton. March i The house lair today adopted the conference re port on the armv appropriation bill carrying IH I. ami .ana ami the pension appropriation I. Ill carrying $ I so, nun, - State Cential and Executive Committees Decide to Let Every Job Hunter Boost Own Candidacy As He Wishes, SESSI0N RECONCILES EXISTING DIFFERENCES Months Ago Is Repudiated; Wilson Will Have Plenty of Matoiial to Pick From. sl-,lr ( ii,IIhI llttrr v,.,,ii,K n.urniil I s.ini.i I'e, March I. After morning, afternoon and evening aeaetona had been held here todav h the demo cratic central and exeeutlvt commit tees, It was llnullv derided to aban dop the plan formulated by th. eat cptlve committee fn the distribution of federal patrunmp in New Mexico. This IrtivrH rv rrv .1 ,.,il ica nt for a fed eral position free p. grt what endorse to. nt i an from the different mem bers of ihe Owmmltte mid precludes the committee as a whole from en dorsing anyone for anv thing. Hummed up, ihe plan agin. I on cheeks the endorsing ..r candidates si, uai. lv up to the state chairman, lh national committeeman ami the con greaaman. Who nr. . .-siiitlv will have the last say In presenting the nanus nt ofTlrescekera m the preatdent At thr gaaaton this evening n was decided to tuthorliti' the stair choir man, ti. ui. mal cminllteetnar, and member of congr. s ,.. present to the preatdent all applications from New Mexico. This s. hi in. . it is u nde rat I, does mn leave them to mak. any re eommOndatMM or to pass upon any applications, imi simply lo a't aa an official i hiinuei fin the tranambarton lo the executive of such applications as may he placed In lb. il bands for thai Ihe ti... matter, adopted this ufti v ad, That eat h Candida ti appointment within or state of New Mexico be a fedi I out th to his own Indl he may use o ment as to th. the channel which in win present to the final appointive This was offered by . substitute tor a Inn over wblrh ilie coniir his npp poll If." I'll', angh all afternoon itself was .1 tlvi mmlll querQue and goodly numhi cruts. Conal The long resolution In ihstltute for the execu ' plan drafted In Alhu had the support of a of the old guard demo ra hie criticism was di rected against Ihe executive commit tee for its plan of distribution of pa tronage, but when adjournment was taken tonight all was harmonious. The democrat! feel that the plan aa adopted precttalea tin forma tlorr of any "machine" n., in general appear to be well satisfied wim it. This afternoon the committee ndopted a resolution to tin general effect thul as many placet secured for the Spanish X merle. i us mist ration Hon and it as high under tiir democratic udmln as had i rrn their lot under tl Ihg republican gdmtnlatratf that thesr placet should be ol a grade, Th. latter provision sorted after the Introduction resolution as a preventative giv ing the Spanish-Am. i o . S(Ual or larger number of I to. was In- of the agalnal iM. ppolntmunts, Some op was manKeated, tin n being lo make the ills, ces to Spanish- A no 1 1 u iate to their strength the number giv en thi i ipuhlican ndmlnlsl i a I i"i It ills I I scheme had mice id Would have stood pledge t hem about one-tenth of I publicans gave them, tor of Spanish-American de about one-tenth of the p. , Spanish t nigricans In the ! exodus democratic leaden, Ho sp. tit In the discussion of cunty factional llghi 'I least temporarily patched ternoon, hv seating two ne Morrow lotion ami one Kohlhauaen fiction, Tin ordered a ptiuiary to be county to settle which fact in COMPENSATION BILL IS PASSED BY Mal i ll er a long workmen! ite f III i i'lisat.i I 'i.nsi.l sitioa to th, measure was - hill, which was amended ' Judiciary committee ami ,ilv to express compenh apeciflc rat. - ol (dental Injuries oi death to .111- go t.. confer- om penai SUltlllK in tianbillty It will now Rebel Commands Tells Associated P Eager to Arrange Mexican Republic. (SENDS REPRESENTATIVE TO TREAT WITH HUERTA, onference of Insurgents Was Called at Ahumada Prepara toiv to Meeting With Gov- i llv M. .nil, in .I.Mirll.il Hrrliil I n,,-,l Wirr I K I'aso. Tex . March I. Uelieral paaeital Droaeo, junior, th.- comman- dcr-ln-i hlef of the ii, tli, i ii evolu tion, until todav silent regarding his stand in tin Mexican dllema, gecbtraa that he is eagi r to arrange pein e by negotiatlona, In a newel to quest lorn put b.v the Associated l'l i s., li. n. nil OroacO, from his camp at Villa ',hn inada. t'lllhuahua, todav tin, il, ile- eteratioaj aomewhat ctaariHg the mya terv of Ills whereabouts and connec tion with the revolution since his ills appearance after the rebel defeats ut ojtnaga last Heptember. Colonel .lose Cordova. III.. .cos see- to conl. i with the Part) in power and I., lav .low n ihe demandi of the rebel! as repreeented bj the Droaco faction, in this tun the rebel chief proposes to take a,, directly, and at once, th" matte of the paciMoattaa of the north) but to see bis, what Will be offered hv Provisional PrefMent Huerta and his advisors. OroSCO, himself, will re main some time at Abuinaila, between Ittgrea and Chihuahua City, when, he Is In lOOch with Ihe outside World lo telegraph ami railroad. "The government of Mailt lo having fallen. I am disposed to peoognigt Preatdent Huerta, and lo eomplett arrangement! have sent mi repreaer lathe, Colonel I'onbiva, lo Mexico City," "id oeneral Oraaop lode) ''Regarding the manner of tledero'i death I cunnot ex,.t.ss an opinion, for 1 lin k dala of the cln iimst.. ir es Since the battles al t ujlnaga, 1 have been attending io my health," was the answer giv . n care to explain vvhc 1 1 roam did not he iMd been since his disappearance. ilegardlac ihe naming of Oeneral Inei Halaaar as commander -In -ch lei of thr northerti revolution at fluada- Upe some Weeks ago, tSenelUl Oror.cu Insisted that no in his relatloi Chief!! Unit Sa ai ling oommah diaablemenU "The chiefs , operating In th on orders," In OUpy the sunn ginning Of tin i Manuel liar. win arrive her ilige had In ' , the othe r lllelrlv 11, huiiiaila I chief:- t i. Still 111 III Ah ii ma da, , ml uongri el's lo con guiding III tile Oil I'll lulling toward be held a gen ulutlonarr b ad egpr eased I he re me ml Imiists w ill be. The niei iinK of re . htef! at Ahumada would he pn nary to the projected mooting oi northern r, ivolutlonlati and dale- Mm the gates of the Huerta goverliiuehl al san Antonio, Tex., which apparently has been losleli ll hv the I'llHed BtBtOI government, lienor .Mdnpa, howevei is said to represent informally Oeneral Huerta. Negotiation! already am un der way by telegraph between Oroici and Ueneral Antonio llahago mander of th. with headqufl thern mllltai y mm .it I 'hlhtlahiia I'll) i el lured In Mexb b " deoUtred ' nora , in telcgfenii n I' ill guarantee would be tna.h aplti e republic, ai Sohiales, al hlhunhtt! ' 'It y, virtual prisoner ! iieting military inedi has iiisrov conatltutlon pro- Stan- capital, although apparently kivi n lii.- liberty. REVOLT Vssl MKN I WiK PIlOPtlRTtONH IN siimhi Douglas, Arts,, March i -wvolten agalnal th! Huerta government are mobilizing at I'olonia Morel. is, an American Mormon settlement in s,.- in .i;i. The ih srrt. i" from Agua pri 250.00 uluction of Woodn CITY BEDECKED FOR TUESDAY'S BIG EVENT William J, Biyan, Josephus Daniels and William G, McAdoo Expected Tomor- iow: Maishiill (ids 1 orated, , it, Meealai I ssl apaslal leased Wife,) Washington. March I iftj thou Nnd v isitors. it w II el un it. .1 bv railroad officials, had rem hed w n lagtoa tonight as the vanguard or thi 110,(01 .X ted to willies- Hie flrt Inanguratloa in twant) yean of a democratic praatdiai of the United ,i. tail for the elaborate ceremonies of 'I'll. 'Film bad been completed and tin i in. bedecked In patriotic and holi day ai'iav. a I read ha- assumed a Jo Vial ipirli Tonight. Psnaaylvaala ave nus from th eapltel t.. the White llousr was emblazoned with, arches ..f electric liuhl throimh which passed lacreastn! thousands as rapidly as trains from every section reached ihr teemed with laaugural avtlvltj which tonight turned Into gayety, lis bbrtorle avenue being tiaiisf iiiiied into a bril liant boibiav thoroughfare Rnthuel. asm whs apparent everywhere, In ho tel lobbies, reata-urante, thaeteri and tin' in, mi thoroughfare!, with arriving clubs and military oompanleo, which are to partlelpatl in the Inaugural parade, cugtrlbttting lo the general excitement, Ufflcbtl cumptetioa of the itiaugttrn lion plans now await the arrival M v Iroa W ilson, the president-elect, wlio will roach Washington at I It o elm k Monday afternoon, escorted bj ipaWal train binds of Princeton unl versiiy itudenta and the Brae troop from New JeTeej which is to act us hi official escort Hi the inaugural procession. V Ice-Pree Ideal elect Marshall ipeni tin- .second il.n In his in home, look ing afar bis prospects. After an early morning greeting from the black horse troop of cadets from Culver, ad,, who air to i.r bis esc nt n In auguration iluv, Mr Marshall visited the senate, ov . r which be is to pre side for the next four years, and In pected the office in the capltol build- ihn Pi n lirlim pi'es lug b's h oi lo greet him ami wis, ing tin gen administration su. cess Tile Vice president -elect ill tUtt smilingly expressed bis regret thi Mr 'I'ii ft WOUld not he present nfli March -a 1 1 . to aid by his Influence, i the aaauranee of i. h a oonaummt illi inhil I. staff, begin cepted as Ml Ail. I'nusuai precauMOM itructltm of the f Mnisln hos. nt i Oeneral K. Of til. d . Bteavi pa 1 1 ment r, in coin Of Texas, Sam Hous- fore a re i o neral limit Au- imaadir of death last I ,osr W. tiring Stern r Will I no Mh. ii.' b g ust tllr d Mav Ltuncii pa rt ment f Itriguilh all, i tin- I Qenen i ry Knox Details Long Jnsatisfactory Effort to te Little Latin-Ameii- PANAMA CANAL CAUSE OF BITTER FEELING Offended Government Piefe to hrm Its Cause Win Adi stratk OWI ll. M.r.tliiji ,l...ii;,l S,..,l,,l .r,h,., airr.) ! waahlHgtOn, March I. In a spe- I rial maaaage reviewing Ihe control n With Colomhi! over Ihl separation I of Panama Prealdenl Taft today transmitted lo the senate a report by kecretarj Kimv which declared that Colombia's Hat rejection of prelliul narj settlement propoaala by the Halted Slates bad closed the door to ag) further oicrtuies mi the part of the United States, lb.- report luggeeted that a hope prevalent In Colmlda that the In- romlhg democratic admlnkftratlan would agree to a settlement on mora liberal terms, was respoiisilile for Colombia' i attltudi aj this time American .Minister HuDoHl learned Unofftclallv that this hope existed, and thai tin- i 'olombhtu government see rata r j Kn" that lb! efforts men! to rephtt i staled in his reort of the state depart - tin. rehttloni of the two countries in a state of cordial friendship and m lit unl confidence was in .i.. bv tiir pirajdeiit's conviction that to do so. se far as consistent with the dlgnltj and honor of the eatted Sillies ami with the principles of jus j lice, was a plain duty, lie pointed out, j how, v, r. that us the subject of arbl i nation was now being urged by t'o lutnhiu, It seemed obvious Ihal no t. no of arbitral submission could be ' eiileriMiueil vvhu li tnfght cult in tpie j lion thr right of t'atmmu to exist na n sovereign state. Supporting mis view, be quoted 'from Seel ,-ta rv llav a declination to turn lo Tli. Haglle tribunal because I Hi., questions presented in the Catoga Man s "statement ol grievances," were Of a political nature and not within the domain of a Judicial dagtaidtt The report criticised th! Columbian gov- arament for repeated failures to carry out it engagement during the oouran of th! "negotiatlona and asserted that the Kay-Herran treaty of loa failed because the Colombian preeideat, t.y an amaalm d partun from the praos Ihr I xpll.lt direction of his pre- essor. II harged ilmt the nego' s of the subsequent treaties Framed bj Beereten Hoot foe Ijustment of all questions h thr three oountrlea actualiy imposed by the government of If which now effeel had refus- - i olomlilan t to create i nalon .1 I unl recall of one of the I, The secretary ad- ambli has suffered by nap her sharo of tho fits Of the canal, saying Ibis was igpta nation ml.. I Slal. onfllctlng I mdaaeof ( I'oinmodati, ig Interest! ot tho three in conventional fixation eaaure of compensation. In mat, rial equivalence." , ,,r ihe United siaici, bo marked by "kindly for l , quttabie gcncroalty." Knox touched upon thn ent, when on tho eve of , on a mission of gooit public! of tho CoribbeanJ ii I a.ldi personal intlmat of th! plenaurn W olllil a Hi him lo include t olom rary, was met by tho m il a visit would bo ,,,1, i for an at nitration under thu terms of the old unity of 1MB, Where bv (he United States guaranteed th, io nit, 'Hi', of in,- isthmus In consldcr ttlon of enjoying tho right of fron transit, the secretary held that a de , i-i,iii on that point would revive tho old charges, which, aa has been polnt !,d it. were not subject to arl.ltra iion Referring to the last phases of ill.- negotiation! as conduct od by Aineii,. in Minister Pit Bout, it wa stated thgl a program was evolved lll lended to dntonetrate (h,- sincere de sire of the Dnlted Btatei to allay ohce i n all the III feeling existing In t o I, mil, la. Hut beasausa prevloua adjust ments hail I., , u ahattered twice by the failure ,.f their nnal acceptance at Bogota, the reporl said, it was felt that am fresh form of ptopusuls shall ananate from ihe Colombian govern' moot. Therefore, the minister was author ized slniplj I" malic known through Informal and confidential converaa tlom certain basis, which If reduced p. the form of ptopusuls made to the i'nlted States by the government of Colombia, would receive sympathetic u uji rufe TlMW