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Z-' Kl I .1 if •/rW,V 1» J' TWO f't c»jtr"jfT, MEN GET FULL WAGE 1 & Pv Government, State or Private Oontriubtions Not to Affect Kan—No Deductions to be Made by Studebaker from Full Wage. _____ The policy of the Studebaker cor poratiqn to place all employes enlist ed (or service in Mexico on full pay until jec. 31, will not be altered by any government, state or private sub scription plans for the relief of sol diers' families, according to announce ment made by J. G. Heaslet, vice« president of the Studebaker corpora tion, in charge of engineering and production. "Since we sent the personal letters to all our men who have enlisted, ad vising them that we had arranged to place them on full pay, I noticed that some companies have decided to de duct any amount the families may re ceive from government, state and pri vate sources," said Mr. Heaslet. "Wie will go through with our orig inal plan. In other words, regardless of what the families of any of our employes receive from other sources, we shall make no deductions from the full pay which we have promised our men. "As a matter of fact, I do not ex pect a single family dependent upon our employes who have enlisted will need outside assistance-" Following is the letter distributed by the Studebaker corporation among its employes who as members of the National guard were called to duty: "As an expression of its apprecia tion of the patriotism which has prompted you to enlist in the service of your country, the Studebaker cor poration has arranged to place you on full pay until December 31, 1916. "The Equitable Life Assurance so ciety has agreed to continue in force the life insurance policy which you now hold under our insurance plan. "Kindly advise from time to time where you desire to have the amount of your ipay sent, and if to any one other than yourself, kindly sign at tached order giving full name and ad dress, which will be our authority to deliver such pay." The order affects 42 men at the De troit factories of the Studebaker cor poration. Similar orders were sent to employes.at the South Bend, Ind., plants: HELLO HIS EVEN ME 10 MIND W (Continued from Page One) a banquet at the McKenzie. Last evening, through the courtesy of Bis marck automobile dealers and own ers, the 40 delegates were treated to a pleasant ride to the fort, where short time was spent in inspecting the First Regiment, North Dakar* National Guard. The evening was rounded out by a theatre party. Yesterday's session opened with a» address of welcome by F. L. Shuman of Bishiarck, district manager for the North Dakota Independent Telephone company. Toll Troubles. Paul .Bunce, district traffic chief for the iNorthwestern Telephone com pany, at Fargo, responded on behalf of the visitors and took the chair. iMiss (Nora Conway, chief operator at Grand Forks, followed with an inter esting paper on "Getting Operators Mas Hazel Duncan, assistant traffic chief for the Northern Telephone company at Minot, discussed "Train ing Operators," bringing out a num ber of very valuable points, and Miss Gertrude Ringheim, chief operator for the Korth Dakota Independent Tele phone company at Bismarck, spoke on "Improving Toll Service." (Miss Ringheim's paper would have Interested and enlightened every sub scriber who has occasion to call "lone distance." She pointed out that the toll operator is hut a third party ito iperfetct telephone service. The first Is the party calling the second the party called. Only through com plete co-operation upon the part of all three c^n ideal service be obtain edf. The man who puts' in a call iantf hustles out for a shave, while the party at the other end of the line grows desperate and expresses his opialen of tM telephone service from Alexander Graham Bell down to the particular operator who must listen to hi* tirade the man who doesn't know who or where or what he is calling, but expects service just the same ell Of the problems which confront the toil operator and the company in their effort to serve the public— UNFIT BY TR. pMff Waste Another Day. I !Wken you are worried by backache By lameness and urinary disorders 1 Don't experiment with an untried fcnediclne. ffcllo* Sismarck people's example. Use Dpan's Kidney- Pills. I Herafc Bismarck testimony, Verify it if yon wish 1. A, Montgomery, 719 Seventh St., sajrs: 1 suffered for a from a bad attack of kid (rotible. Doan's Kidney. Pills Just what needed. They Btnjptthfjned my kidneys and bade aaft regnteted the kidney action. h4raft had any kidney trouble since. ttte, at aU dealers. Don't for a kidney remedy—-get KJ&yej PUls—the same that sh taitssmeiT bad. ftoster-Mil- jboarding department, BaHtafcV N. T. A V- were interestingly and good-naturedly enumerated and dissected. The paper was followed by a beneficial discus sion, in which all joined. 'Minding the Baby. "Minding the baby" for some busy club woman is only one of the many features of the day's work in the gid dy whirl of an operator's gay exist ence, according to Miss Ethel Fred erick, who in the course of her paper on "Secrecy of Telephone Service" told of the many ex parte duties which a hello girl is expected to per form. "Hello! Central? This is Mrs. E'lank—I'm going to leave the receiv er down—baby's asleep—if he wakes up and cries will you call me at No. so and so?" That actually happened, says Miss Frederick, and it is not a great deal worse than being called upon for the score of the baseball games the number of yards of silk required for a 44 waist or whether No. 2, when it is four hours late, will get in on time to connect with the Limited. This is service not offered in the con tract, but for which operators are called upon daily, and if they are not ready to respond criticism is forth coming. Courtesy Is Necessary. In spite of all these trials, courtesy is an absolute necessity. This fact was brought out by Miss Pearl Tyr rell, chief operator at Jamestown, in a paper on "The Necessity of Cour tesy." And she pointed out that courtesy is becoming more general at both ends of the line, and that the public is being educated up to an ap preciation of the hello girl and her difficulties. Today's Program. Today's program will open with a "Question Box," conducted by C. H. Core, general manager of the North ern Telephone company at Minot. F. L. Shuman will read a paper on "Co operation Between the Public and the Telephone company Miss Mae Tyr rell, chief operator at Fargo, will dis cuss "Welfare Work," telling how the companies in big cities look after their employes, both during and be fore and after working hours. A. S. Kelley, general traffic superintendent for the northwestern group of Bell telephone companies, with offices at Omaha, will deliver the address of the forenoon. In the afternoon Vance Oathout, traffic superintendent for the North western Telephone company at Min neapolis, will talk, and O. H. Core of (Minot will read a paper on "Circuit Efficiency." J. P. Smith, manager at Beach, will bring the business ses sion to a close, and everyone will ad journ to the McKenzie for eats. Proving Excellent School. The convention is proving an excel lent school for all who are in attend ance. The papers have been careful ly thought out and well prepared, and everyone has elicited discussion, which has brought out many helpful points. The convention to date has been a complete success, and all of the visitors profess complete satis faction with the Bismarck brand of hospitality. GENERAL BLISS WILL INSPECrSTATE Continued from page i. ginning of the exodus of a large num ber of American mining men today. RAILROAD AGAIN SHIPS SUPPLIES TO U. S. SOLDIERS El Paso, Texas, July 11.—The Mex ico-Northwestern railroad again has been opened for the shipment of sup plies to American troops in Mexico. This action follows the lifting of the embargo on food and other exporta tion to Mexico. WHITE, ATTRACTION AT Mandan, July 11.—Bouck White, pastor of the Church of the Social Revolution, was the chief attraction at the Mandan Chautauqua. Sarah Mildred Wilmer, without doubt the mos* talented reader on the Chautauqua platform, comes to morrow and will appear at both after noon and evening entertainments. Miss Wilmer who was here two years ago, more than delighted the audi ences and the requests to have her come to Mandan again have been re peated over and over again. Her rendition of the "Sign of the Cross" was without question the most touch ing, the most dramatic reading ver heard in this city. The Deitrics, entertainers, like the Weeks company, have a style and show all their own. In addition they give tomorrow evening an entertain ment in magic that is something dif ferent than that usually put on. Tomorrow afternoon will be held the big band contest. Bands from New Salem, Beulah and Elgin will be here to compete and possibly from other points in the Slope coun try. The Mandan band will assist in the work of making this a great day, and not only should a big crowd from Mandan be one the grounds, but it is expected that hundreds from out of the city will be here. BOARD OF REGENTS POSTPONE ACTION ON BOARD QUESTIONS Fargo, July 11.—The board of re gents, which held a special session at the state agricultural college, took no action on problems that were pre sented, except to formally place un der way new regulating department by which all matters not strictly re lating to educational work are center ed in anew branch. The regents gave special attention to the question of changes in the but will take IP •f w& Xt-Sft. «i It remained for a couple of young college men, who had very little cap ital, but lots of ambition, to 'success fully market peppermint candy. Their activities were based on the theory that peppermint aids diges tion, is nourishing and healthful. They also claimec that it is a real lLI-j-saver, but this was no doubt based somewhat upon their own needs. In any event these two young men WATER FLOODS TWO BOW Efforts to Recover Body of John George Unsuccessful Fargo, iN. D., July 11.—Slowly ris ing tonight, the flood waters of the Red river passed the 27.6 foot level to three feet under the mark attained in the early spring flood, and with continued rise, damage was extended over a wider area. The water this afternoon flooded the basement of St. John's Sisters Home, causing heavy damage. Fire engines have worked continuously to prevent flooding of two buildings, but they were unable to overcome the in flux of water. Reports from points on the various tributaries that are sending a tre mendous flow of water into the Red river indicate that they are without exception going down, and receding water here is likely, very early. Searchers were unsuccessful today in grappling for the body of John George, drowned while swimming in the iFargo college athletic stadium, now eight feet under water. To prevent further fatalities the po lice established regulations over bath ing in flooded area. LATEST RETURNS ON STATE-WIDE PRIMARY The latest returns in the primary election are as follows: Governor—Frazier, 38,245 Eurdick, 22,912 Fraine, 9,265 Smith,. 2,958 Frazier's majority, 2,752. Lieutenant Governor—Kraabel, 45, 179* Sorlie, 21,014. Secretary of State—Hall, 53,922 Hjort, 13,211. State Auditor—Kositziky, 37,412 Jorgenson, 29,562. Attorney General—Langer, 42,250 Linde, 24,677. Insurance Commissioner—Olsness, 36,463 Taylor, 27,637. Commissioner of Immigration—Ha gen, 39,517 Flint, 23,885. Railroad Commissioners—Aandal, 34,326 Anderson, 24,-905 Bleick, 33, 938 Johnson, £8,90-3 Mann, 26,185 Stutsman, 24,080. For Justice of the Supreme Court, with six nominated, the following are the totals: Robinson, 33,425 Bird zell, 32.569 Grace, 29,792 Burke, 27, 829 Fisk, 27,818 Spalding, 21,378 Goss, 20,354 Adamson, 11,390. WILL STUDY Marketa FARM PROBLEMS to Be and Farm Finance Investigated. Fargo, N. D., July »11.—The board of regents of North Dakota has auth orized investigations of markets and farm finance at the 'North Dakota ex periment station, in co-operation with the United States department of agri culture. The investigations will be carried on by Dr. J. E- Boyle, former ly of the University of North Dakota, under the direction of Thomas Coop er, director of the experiment station. Studies will be made of legislation which has provided the best basis for co-operation and the forms of co-oper ative organization wheh have most ef I fectively served the community. The &wr ?'*l BISMARCK DAILY TRIBUK* "MEN OF PEP* Colonel Roosevelt and Biily Sunday, the Living Life Savert The enthronement of peppermint in the kingdom of sweets is pointed out by the candy manufacturers as proof positive that men of "pep" find peppermint beneficial to the human system. Peppermint has become a real com modity. It has even been asserted in its interests that it ought to be in a tariff schedule or have other respect ful recognition by Uncle Sam. Pep permint is no longer a weed in tne back yard—indeed, if you please, it has become a great crop. Pepper mint candy as put up in sanitary in dividual packages, is quite unlike the bulky drops that were found in the show cases when men of a generation ago kept the grocery, or safeguarded the' fortunes of the store on the corner. proceeded to. produce, proof that men of "pep" require and yearn for pep permint. Colony Boosevelt. and "Billy" Sunday, -were found to be frequent nibblers of. the dainty morsel. These men met at Kansas City .recently. and their joint admir ers declared that they represented more of the virile spirit of American ism than any two men in the country, for millions regard the former Presi dent and the world's greatest evan gelist as the greatest living life savers, in their respective specialties of natriotism and salvation. One day a salesman put up his stand at Trenton opposite the taber nacle in which Billy Sunday was holding his meetings. He boldly pro claimed that he, instead of Sunday, was the great and holy dispenser of life savers. The Evangelist came out to see what was going on, r.nd tasted of the mint, and then he became a rogufar devotee of the sweet.* In a few days everyone in Trenton was eating peppermint, and the returns showed that the combination life savers of Trenton were making an unheard of record, which might nave been due to the additional "pep" sup plied Billy Sunday by the confection ery route. results will be published and made available to the people of the state. Attention will also be given to the matter of farm finance, rural credits, and such other features of rural eco nomics as preperly come within the range of the office. Particular atten tion will be given to those features of organization which may be brought about by proposed federal rural cred its legislation. MINE STRIKE IS Hibbing, Minn., July 11.—This was the quietest day here since the mine strike began. Not a single case of picketing was reported to police head quarters, and even at the 'Finnish I. W. W. hall no great crowds assem bled. The meetings which were held here were open only to men carrying I. W. W. red cards, v1 The mines daily are increasing their forces and today it was gen erally conceded here that the strike in this district practically is over. TO WITH PARTY LEADERS Bridgehampton, N. Y., July 11.'— Charles E. (Hughes will go to New York tomorrow morning fpr a series of important conferences with party leaders. The time and place of hold ing the notification ceremony, the speech of acceptance, the contemplat ed trip to the Pacific coast, and the nominee's idea in general as to the campaign, will be discussed. An early meeting with the newly appoint ed campaign committee will also be arranged. Mr. Hughes expects to see Senator Warren G. Harding, chairman of the notification committee, within a few days, possibly tomorrow, to fix defin itely the plan for the notification cer emony, tentatively set for, July 31. The ceremony will take place in New York. ELECTRICIAN DROWNS IN JAMES RIVER AT JAMESTOWN SHIP BODY Jamestown, N. D., July 11.—The body of S. E. Esterbrook, who was drowned in the James river, was ship ped to his former home in Minne apolis. His widowed mother was no tified of the affair by telegraph short ly after the occurence and Superin tendent Moon, foreman of the crew in stalling the new switchboard at the telephone headquarters, accompanied the body home. It is reported that Esterbrook's father died several years ago, and that his mother, an aged woman dfd not entirely favor the idea of her son leading home to come with the crew. Esterbrook was the only child. F. L. SHERMAN WILL MOVE TO GLASCOW SOON Minot, N. D., July 11.—P. L. Sher man, a prominent and popular busi ness man of this city, will leave Minot aboat September 1 for Glascow, 'Mon tana, where he will become manager of a large flour mill which is being erected at that city by the Minot Flour Mill Company of this city. He will be accompanied by Fred Mills, who will assume the duties of expert miller at the new milL ife. "j ,i"irf jf ,«n 1 4 MATINEE No Advance In Prices MORE GO TO THE MOVIES THAN CHURCH Nickel and Romance Capture Crowds, Chicago Woman Tells Picture Men. Chicago, July 11.—-More people in Chicago go to motion pictures than attend churches, according to Mrs. Harriet S. Thompson, former presi dent of the Chicago Political Equal ity league, in a report to the dele gates of the sixth annual convention of the Motion Picture Exhibitors' League of America, at their business cf-sion here today. Mis. Thompson declared her state ment was based on actual statistics. The delegates participated in oien debate to determine wny people go to motion picture theatres when the thermometer registers 90 degrees in the open air. "It's the nickel, coupled with the romantic temperament of the people of today," replied Harry L. Reichen bach of 'New York, in the answer which was agreed to by all. LIGHTNING KILLS Hebron, N. D., July 11.—In the thunderstorm last Friday night a bolt Of lightning struck the Hartman home 4 mile southwest of Hebron. The house was slightly damaged and Mrs. Hartman was somewhat stunned, but no serious harm was done. During the same storm Peter Ding's resi dence in the northwest part of towil was struck, also, and damaged to some extent. Two or three cattle 4n L. Hoerauf's pasture, a few miles east of town, were killed by light ning. HWETY IN THE SUM STIIIILATES TENIHSSIUBIS Ninety in the shade weather in stead of throwing a damper on tennis seems to have stimulated interest in the sport. Most of the courts are oc cupied day and night. The First Baptist Church Tennis association is holding its first July or hot weather tournament, chompion ships for both doubles and singles le ing played- for. Youth fell before age and exper ience Monday evening in the first round of the doubles, when Woodruff and Parsons captured two straight sets, 6-2 6-&, from Howard Watkins and Paul Register. PEKN. MBESS Harrisburg, Pa., July 11.—Members of the Washington Party atate com mittee, the official organization of the Progressive Party' in Pennsylvania, delegates to the Chicago convention of the Progressives, and their alter nates, decided today, after three hours of debating, which at times be came personal, not to organize the state committee. Charles E. Hughes was endorsed for president, and the course of Theodore Roosevelt in de clining the Progressive nomination "for the good of the nation" was ap proved. (After adjournment of the confer ence, those present empowered Gif ford Pinchot to name a committee to form the Pennsylvaniax league. The discussion was so animated that nothing was done regarding the Washington Party state'ticket, which will stand unless its members with draw. MILLION DOLLAR PACKING PLANT FOR.NORTH DAKOTA Fargo, July il.—'A million dollars will be required to successfully pro mote the proposed packing plant of the American Society of Equity, such decision being made by the special committee of the society, which met in Fargo this morning tor a brief sesr sion. Decision on the question of loca tion was not made tdday, however, 1 Corporation Film Dramatization of the World-Famous Grand Opera, as Adapted by Ambrose Thomas, From Goethe's Masterpiece, William Meister. THEATRE action being postponed till July 21, such step, being taken because of the fact that P. M. Casey of Lisbon, mem ber of the- committee, was called home by illness in his family. Bismarck, Mandan, Grand Forks, Wahpeton and Minot are all strong bidders for the plant. 200 WOMEN ORGANIZE E At ail enthusiastic meeting of over 2-00 women and a few men, the North Dakota branch of the Congressional Union For Woman Suffrage was for mally launched Friday in Fargo. The officers are: State chairman, Mrs. Elizabeth Darrow O'Neil, Far go vice chairmen, Miss Minnie Xeil son, Valley City Mrs. R. M. Pollock, Fargo Mrs. J. A. VanFleet, Minot Mrs. A. J. Gronna, Lakota secretary, Mrs. H. L. Bolley, Fargo treasurer, Mrs. Emma Irwin Poppler, Grand Forks executive board, Mrs. C. H. Buttz, Devils Lake, chairman of First Congressional district Mrs. E. O. Dickinson, Minot, chairman of Second congressional district Dr. Alice Con ner Hunter, Dickinson, chairman of Third congressional district Mrs. S. L. Sheldon, Mrs. iMary Darrow Weibl,e and Mrs. A. F. Colwell, Fargo. Mrs. Gilbert W. Haggart, Mrs.-Ella F. Pierce and Mrs. S. L. Sheldon act- 'ed on the nominating committee. Over $200 Subscribed. In just a few minutes over $200 was subscribed. With even a larger attendance than was expected, the doors were thrown open' at 2 o'clock. The crowd com fortably filled the large room. Covers ,* «'«-•»$ Jr£kvi'l It is composed of wax and oils so combined to give a preserve the leather. THE 8hwA users. FOR HOME, GRIP Oft AUTOMOBILE BUCK—TAN—WHITE At WEDNESDAY, JULY 12, 1916, TONIGHT Only Star in "The Unwritten Law" is more than Shoe Polish Matinee 5c & 10c Tonight I0-I5c were placed at a number of long ta bles, each bearing vases of wild flow ers and trailing greenery, while suf frage flags and banners were conspic uous. Mrs. Charles F. Amidon acted as temporary' chairman. ^Before intro ducing the first speaker," she eulogized the late Mrs. E. M. Darrow, pioneer worker for suffrage in North Dakota telling of the lasting influence of her work. Out of Town Suffragists. Among the out of town women who registered at the luncheon were Miss Aldyth Ward of Bismarck,. Mrs. L. U. Lathrop, Hope Miss Belle Hodgson, and Miss Edith Colwell, Gardner Mrs. W. E. Kelsey and Mrs. Gr^ih^m Munch, Crookston, Minn. Mrs. E, C„. Haly, Forman Mrs. C. D. .Radford and Miss Radford, Denver, Colo. Mrs. H. L. Gage, Duluth.. The next state to be organized by iMiss Hill and Miss Pierce MANDAN TO BE brilliant, lasting shine and to soften and SHMHA all Dealers—Take no substitute CAPITAL &. SURPLUS $20000000 HOME SET The handiest, most efficient shoe shining set you can buy at any price. Sold at a nominal cost to 48b on Savings Safety and Service 1 •./- .« 8 $ .' •••t 2*1- are the foundation stones of the success of this bank. They are qualities which YOUR bank should possess and we cordially place our complete facili ties at your disposal. Our capital and earned surplus of $200,000, federal supervision and conservative management afford unquestioned protection ror runus, and we extend to every individual depositor service which meets his individual needs. Small as well as large accounts invited. iMthis Section the home set UNITED STATES DEPOSITORY !"'''F twill C* y/ *Z be Illinois. Miss Hill leaves Sunday night to speak at a Women's Welfare League luncheon at St. Paul, to plan how Minnesota can co-operate with Illinois in forming a Woman's party there. .• DIVISION POINT St. Paul, Minn., July 11.—"Mandan,, is to eventually become division head-j .. quarters of the Northern Pacific Rail road company, which at present main tains division headquarters at Glen-i dive, Mont." This is the positive statement made ,' today by railroad officials, who said' further, "While Glendive is- retained as «a division point, Mandan will also become a division headquarters if the. presient growth of the business there,: is continued."