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OKLAHOMA'S GREATEST NEWSPAPER RELIABILITY CHARACTER ENTERPRISE Tulsa's Quota FINAL Edition 4 o'clock A. M. . $5,629,000 VOL. XIII, NO. 215 TULSA, OKLAHOMA, SATURDAY, APRIL 11)11). 1G TACKS PRICE 5 CENTS. FOR EARLY ITALIAN SETTLEM HOPE ENT TULSA INTO LOW ON VICTORY HILL Hard Climbing But Steady Gain Brings Jotal Bond. Sales Up to $2,512,900 WORKERS INCREASE EFFORT Board of Education Invests $50,000 of Sctiool Sinking: Fund to Bring Boys. SEVERAL BIG SALES MADE Owasso and Sand Springs Re port Quotas Oversold; Four Towns Over. How Tula Stands Tulaa county' quota, . 621, 000 ponds purchased date 4.. to . .i:.tl,900 Imount to be told .... 13.1 1. 100 Tulsa' hond sale for the Victory lean totaled I2.B12.H40 at S o'clock Friday evening. . H There are practically no unpaid pledge which might be relied upon to boost the total today, according to A. V. lavenport, city manager. The sum total lack 1100.000 of com pleting half of Tulaa quota. loan workers will redouble their efforbr, under the leadership of Mr. Davenport and hla assistants, noon day meetlnira at Hotel Tulaa will be continued, there wfU.be no relaxation until the Job la finished. Victory loan campaigner ere not discouraged over the light re'urr, to data ak compared With other l'nn drives. City Manager Davenport Intl. mated, however, that he believes ome of the workers are not puttlnu forth their beet efforts. "Upon our workere and the pur chaaer who buys In small luta de pends the success of the loan," said Mr. Davenport An evidence of eon centrales effort Is revealed In the accomplishments of the Jew lah committee, winch sold li:5,000 worth of bonds Thursday afternoon and Friday morning. J. K. Croable purchased bonds to Ihe amount of (100.000 Friday. Affiliated companies of 'ho Chest mi tt A Smith gas corporation pur chased 1150.000 worth of bond. The board of education purchased KO.O0O In bonds from the scbol sinking fund. . Rlverview school reports the rale of Hi, 100 worth of bonds. This in stitution la now leading in thn raco in the school district. The Frisco Victory loan special truJn, which la making a tour of the system to enlist Frisco employees In the purchase of Victory loan bonds, Npenl the forenoon of Friday In Tulaa and a canvas of the office and terminals WM made by Ham Hughe of St. l-ioala, under whose di rection the tour is being made, and Krank (low, svpeiia ten (tent of the Tulsa terminal. Ag a result 17.800 worth of bonds were sold. fn the aternoon the train moved to Bapulpa and from that point It will go south and west to the end of th lines. In this campaign the em ploye are given the privilege of h.jylng their bonds either through the company or through the local t'anke. , Rach locality is given credit for lis subscription R. C. Oentry, passenger agent of 'he Frisco, and O. W. Oreen. assist ant general freight agent, assisted by the youmr ladies In their offlcea. save valuable assistance In the can vans Friday. 1 Frank Bryant, chairman of the county committee, reports that Kklatook, Colllnsvllle, Owaaan and Knd Hprlngs have now subscribed 'tirir respective quotas. I. A. MeKeever, publicity manager t"r the Tulsa loan organisations, an nounced Inst Friday that epeclal I tth-s or live care Hearing army tanks will arrive here early Mon cy morning for a demonstration. S. (1. Kennedy has granted the of Country club addition sh a show ground for the tanks. Ex perienced tank manipulators will be i charge; the war Implements will perform here Monday and Tuesday. Including three captured Herman Planes, a "flying circus", under auspice of the government, will ar r'1' In Tula on May J, for a demon, "'ration to stimulate bond ealea The champion bond ealeemnn of the oral forces will be given opportunity ,?. olnnteer is passenger on a rllnt In one of the "circus'' alr Pane. ,("KIArTOMA C1TT. Oklrt.. April - The efrorts at state headquar- 'rs of the Victory loan are now be ing centered on Tulsa. Creek. Ok ''"''gee,, Muskogee, Oange. Knv. tiar. "eld. Oklahoma, farter. I'lttahurg "d Washington counties In the hope 't before Hatut'dav night thene '"unties will be officially over the '"P In the big driV-,Vires were 't to the county chairmen today advising them that these counties ' "')' 0 per tent of th'e wealth of the etate and have no per cent of the 2'lo,. and If they go over the top Saturday the state wilt he over the 'P Of theae bona Is now officially nvr. but unnlflrlal reports from wg. Oarfleld and Oklahoma ceun. nay thglr nuntaa liave been aub Wihert. T The counties which hart gone over top officially by oclock tonight re t'leveland, I'ontotoc. Rlngflsh tttlaa, (irady, Oreer. Caddo. Al "'ia and Harmon. Those tinofri ' tnlly over are Reokham, Noble, (lar ''Id. firant. Hngnea. Ctister. Kiowa. , Comanche, Htephen, Tillman, tJKlahoma and Osage, Ambulancers in MerVitt But Are Living in Tulsa THE WEATHER Tl l,A. Okie, April IV Maxima, 40; nuniiaiim. 4.1: anrtheaat mailt; cloudy ; .rilplllon. .01 Inch OKLAHOMA: Saturday sad BHio4er rloinly. rliins Kiaieerslur. l.t)l'lyi.SA : Halur4aT.eleadr.riin in north portion, cooler! Buasay parity cloudr tA i-louftf. AKKArVMA.": Helerday rain, riling temparatur ; tfiinttay eleuay, warmer. KAhfT TKXAH: Haturday flood), roolar In nsrtbeaat and seutawaft por Mont; fundar cleudr, rltisg lewatre turn 1 wrrr TBXAH: Matardsy and Sua day rlood, warmer In the Panhae4.lt. KASHA: Hsewera Ralurday an4 probably tfuoda,; aeaiavhal warmer. WAKT TO OO nRI Want to ro tiahlag. vex tree Ike werld, And tea Ilea that la anetrtng sad learisf are ruled: Away froo) the aadnaaa and sadness of trada: Away 'rem tha nasals where tha saenay la made; Awaya from tha pltilaat atraxtle for gain. Ths clamor ef toll and tha sighing ef pain, And rat for awhile ea tha banks ef a stream And look at taa iky as abort si sad dreaia Want to so flaking, whara tpeeek han't wor4a But ihp trill et and thrill ef the anila el hlrda. , Away from is dirt of sod hart of tha .own And tha (truffle far plaro gad Iks eirile Mr renown: A war Iron tha aartmaata sad halldlBga f atoae Te the tanpla ef paaea test the agsa bale grown. a And real (or awall la two ihads ef ! treat And brlnr Wk sty seal lata tss with the braea. w'oet ha go flaking, sway frost tha strife ' And tha eaeaa and unclean things ( remmonplare Ufa. Away (roof tha bicktr aad dicker ef nan Te- to peaee of a alroesi aad tko aalsj ( s flea. Where lam daata'l Miter and said eaaa't Beast aaj tha aaml.ras hraak lass trow Its 4 flterejaad naauat Te tha hill tops of glory ea wings ef daUfhe , Wtni to ra Making, 'sal watt fer e kits. (Oopyrifbl, felt, br Edgar A. Oeost.) WIRE BRIEFS C7.KCHS MAY HOOM TAKK CTTY OV WAITZEJf. . OKNBVA. Thursday. April 24. Csech-Hlovaka have attacked the city of Waltien, . 10 miles northeast of Uudapeat which la expected to fall soon French troops are naid to be aiding; the Rumanians In their ad vance In eastern Hungary, according to advloes received here from Vienna. poirriop; niHrx.AHiAv AllMY H RRKNDCK8. BERNE, April IS Part of the Hungarian communist army facing the Kumanlans southeast of Huda pest ha a surrendered" and the rest are In flight according to a Rumanian official ttatement. resolved here. West, or Hudapeet, the Checho slovakia haa accept Karamon on the Danube and Raabe (Oyor). I FRENCH CARINET . DISCT8NJ PRAOK. T'AniS. April !. Tbe French cabinet and the membera of the French peace delegation held a meet. InV today and exchanged views re garding the work of the peace con ference. Marshal Foch gave the cabinet details of the military point of view concerning problems aubi milled the conference MILLIONS INVOLVED ' IN TEXAS OIL RATES t.corgc t). I-cxko Is In St. Jvula to I'mecnt t'sjtc for Tulsa He - fining Interests. If the requesf made upon the sit. I.ouls western district freight trjfl committee by the Tulaa Traffic as soclatloii and numerous oil com panleej for a reduction of rates en erudn oil from the Texas flelda Into Oklahoma la framed a saving of millions of dollars annually to Okla homa refiners will be the result, are cording to K. N. Adams, traffic aa eoclBtlon secretary. The new tariff, as worked out and filed by Mr. Adams, calls for rates of 1 7 W rents a hundred aa compared with the present rale of SI H cets. This request has a hearing before the St. louls committee this weeV (leorge O. Ixcke. vice president of the Rlgheart Petroleum dk Refining Co , la representing Tulaa Interests before the committee. The rates in volve especially the transportation of crude Into Oklahoma from the Wich ita Falls Iturkburnrtt and Ranger field. Figures compiled by Secretary Art urns show that a saving of 121. 1100 resulted to Tulsa refineries Isst month on crude oil trsnspjfted here from ths Texas fields by the Frisco railroads alone, an a result of a re cent rate reduction. It la eatlmated that the amount which might be saved annually would be 15,000,000. Whole- Thought of Boys Is Home; Send Many Messages. WILL LEAVE MAY FIRST . Departure Expected to Be Matfe About . That Time. MT. VERNON LANDS SAFELY Transport Pulls In With Tulsa's Own on Ixrng Trip from Rhine. SVaeial to Tha World NEW.YOHK. April 15 Tulaa ambulancers were billeted In Camp Merrltt tonight, but tliey lived in Tulaa. The camp surroundings were loet sight of an all thoughts dwell on Tulaa, Doxeng of telegrams front the folk at home were responsible. E'en the Durleson telegraph system made good la weesorptnv the Okla homans hack 1 to tha I'nlted Ntates. They came through In good time and It made the fellows feel very good, The Tulaa soldier lads were some tel egram senders, forvery one of them sent from, one tq 10 telegrams to friends back home. When the men reached camp thy were greeted by hundreds of,olhef Oklahomana In khaki. These meg, who are statloaed regularly at the oamp. were On .their way to Franee .whan the armlgtlne was slg'ned and were stopped. Minos that time they have been doing Irksome csmp police t duty. They wars iiisfmi flat", to sea somebody from the home state, even If they cemaj via France. ' Oklahomana on ljevlathjan. - Oklahoma's dandy dougheeys. who cams In on the Ievtathtan at' dusk, will not leave the boat until morn. Ing, It Was not known tonight how mgny of them are aboard. They, for the most part, went over with the tOth division from Camp Howie and were sent to the battered Italn bowa on August rt 4 as replacement", and saw service In the St. Mlhiel and Meuse-Ai gonna drive. The smbulancers, according.' to port authorities, are likely to leave here about May 1, though It mtfy vary a day or two either way. The Tulaa ambulancers, hale hearty and homesick, have flniatied the second of their three long In pa homeward from the Ithlne. They debarked from their transport, ths U. ft. rl. Mount Vernon, todsy ' With a despatch approximated only by' the speed of mobilisation and departure for the battlealelds of France, the ambulancers, with their renowned dlvlelon. left fclnmg-am-rheln on the morning of April 10 by rail. They paased througti Coblenx. Threves, Melx, Verdun and touched at Paris en route to the embarka tion oamp at Kreat. The-long trip overland lasted 72 hours. During their four days In Ihe embarkation camp, they were fully equipped and paid In good American dollars fdV the first time in II mbnths. Ilradncld In Omtmamt On the morning of April IT the Tulaa na. with other Kuinbow di vision ambulances, marched down to the piers and boarded the Mount Vernon, which on that day es tablished the record of entering port, dlacltwrglng and receiving Its load and leaving port, within 10 hours. The eight-day voyage was uneventful with the exception of a denae fog encountered on the seventh day which threw the vessel . CONTIM'KK OS PAfIB FIFTEF.N Governor A n nounces List From Which He Chooses RoadBbdy flpeeie! to Tha World OKI.Alln.vU CITY, Okla . April 15 Uov. J. H. A. Itoherteon today authorized the publication of his Intention to appoint the proposed state highway commission of four membera front a list of well-known Oklahomana. representing every section of the stale. Thla list Is equally divided between democrats and republicans. The commission will be comprtaed of two democrats and two republicans and the gov ernor will he chairman with Ihe adoption of the SoO.noO.OOO bond Issue. This commission will build the the proposed system of rosda. the governor says, If the road bondB carry. "I shall select a commission from the following names." tfle gover nor aatoh D. N, Fink. Muskogee; C. P. Ames, Oklahoma City; Harry Hog era. Tulsa; v.. W. Msrland. Ponca City; C. 8. Avery, Tulsi; If 0. McKeevef, F.nld; John A. White, hurst, pnxey; Wirt Franklin. Ard more; John H. Hurford. Oklahoma elty: E. ft. Ijtwson, Nowata; 7... Harris, Rlackwell; W. Perrv Free man, McAlesterr Kdgar Fentnn, Lehigh; Frank M. Palley. Chlrks sha: R. W. Hlgglns, Mc A tester; C. K. Dujley, Antlers; I.. W. More, Alva; f;uy C. Robertson, Uatun, PARADE TO OPEN 1. 0.0. F. MEETING 3,000 "Weares of the Triple Link" to Be in March This Afternoon. FORMAL OPENING AT 2:30 Hon. Boh Luyfayette and Mr$. Stella Ktacey Speakers of the Pay. TULSA MAN MAY BE HEAD Indications Point to Election of Williams a the New President. "With Interest at a high pitch the Odd Fellows of Tulaa are going to make toanorrow's celebration of the Wlldey anniversary the biggest day in the local history of the order." aald M l I'oundstone. secretary of Aurora wtilge No. 1, 'last night. Tulsa's part In the national celebra tion of ihe lOOth anniversary of the I. O, o. V. In America, will bs an elaborate reception to the Arkansas Valley association of . o. O. F. The feature of the day will be a grand psraAe of all lodges taking part In the centennial. It will leave the Con. ventlnn hall promptly at 1;J0 p. in. Foxe's ban will lead followed by the candldalea. with the proverbial goat In tha Immediate proximity. In the slace of honor will march the speak, era of the day. Hon. Ilea Lafayette and Mrs. Stella Bticev, escorted by the Canton Itranch of Odd Fellow ship, In the full dress uniform of the Chevaliers. Bodies from ths vt'laus subordinate lodges, the Rehekah as sembly, and the encampment mem bers will follow In order. It la esti mated that 1. 000 "wearer of the triple link" will appear In the big' parade. - wuuams) stay net i-irsnnrnt. rHtrh officials in tha local lodge predicted last "Wftywr uas 4'TtTW wtea. tlona today J- B. Vv'lllaawaiajr.JrBlaa. secretsry pf the Arkansas Valley as sociation I. O. O, F.. would be chosen president of the association. Hla nomination will be made by Heore tary I'oundstone of Aurora Lodge No. If and hla electing Is practically aa sured The secretary of the associa tion will be) rhoaen from the lodge giving the reception, as Is the custom. E. It. Cllne, Iteputy (Irand Master. flso of Tulsa, Is the only nominee for he position of Orand Master of the state. Hla formal election will take place In October. The monater meeting In the Con vention hall will begin at 2:i0 o'clock In the afternoon. It will be open fo all branches of Odd Fellowship end to the public as well. The program will be found on page 9 of thl- Issue. natioITsubscrTbes for tenth of loan Figure Available at Ttreurarf IMS nnjtmoait Miow Official Total Now (if 5SI.it,700. WASHINGTON. April J5. Re ports to tha treasury department from all federal reserve- diatricta to night showed official subscriptions of 154 I.V3.7ii0 to the , Vlrtory Uberty loan. This Is approximately one tenth of the minimum amount, 14,? 500.000.000 sought. Whits the total for the fifth day of the campaign showed only li t per rent of the loan In hand, treasury of ficiate pointed out that these figures covered for the most part only sub scriptions received up to the closo of business on the fourth day. The Ht. Iiuls district, on the basis of Htibscrlptlons officially reported to the treasury, was leading the country tonight with tll.T,eo.60, or with H I per cent of Its allotment raised The! llnstnn district wns aeeonipwlth 19.-I 1 45,(50, or 111.5 per cent. " jtrlct 1 4, and William Dalrymple "f 1 - Miiakogoe, I ik In, represent lug H- HOLD 4 MEN FOR ROBBERY ifHcn.rd the , of the OF BANK IN KANSAS CITY."""'" - Villa Conivntrstra Troop j ,J;i, I'ASO, Texiia. April 25. -Fran. KAN'S AH CITY, Mo, April 2j clnco Villa in concentrating all the I'our men are lielnir held by the I troops npder hla control In tit" slate poller tonight In noonertlon Hh Ihcof ( IiIIiimi him in an effort to wrest robbery this morning, ot the Inter-j control of the ntuie from the Cir t'lty Htnte bank of Liberty booiis , ranra KO ernment, re rtnl.ili a prn and cash nmoiintlng to tS.OIIO 'visional rebel go ernment. similar to The men were arreate,) luar to-: (ne villa go ernment of 19 1 5, and try day as answering to a description ' to rslty the various rebel bands given of the bandits and because the throughout Mero to bis banner, motor car In which Ihev were riding i-phla l.. me known tonlgh with I In Was similar to the one used bv them srrvul of refugees from I ir al. in making their acape after the . . roblarry. Chocolates Hatiinlay special poiiml Tbe men deny being Implicate J In ,,,,, Kupcrlnr Confe IIoipi . the Tohbery. They will be held for ' j j 4 Sojili Mam -Ad. further Invetig itlon nnil idenllica - j ' lion, howeti-r, the police said. , -- Ditoree Cane Ends When Woman Shoots Husband OlHCAdO, April IS.- A divorce case eanievto a dranmMe close lire thla afternoon when Mm. Klmer It. Simpson shot her hnalianil, a tele graph operator, who whs on tbe wit ness stand. The bullet went through bis mouth, Inflicting n prolmlil fatal wound. Mrs. Hunpson was ar rested. Chocolates Saturday sperlal pound so cents Superior Confectlotieiy, 514 Mouth Maui. Ad Nominated for Grand 1GERMAN ENVOYS Matter r V4d fellow ic a ciin. K. ft. Clme of Tulsa, present dap. uty itrand muster of odd Fellows, who has been nominated for grsnd master of I ho ikjahumii grand lodge. REGISTEW VOTERS WILL CtOSE TODAY Clianvo for TuiaanH to Qualify for Road ltund anil Mchoul IUcnlkins. WOMEN TIMID OF BALLOT Ijcs Than rtfty Tcr Cent of Fair v Ht'U Uaye Tlidr Name .on Ioll Hooka. Saturday ,1a the last day for reg iaUaasn. i - " In avhch -t We II vlulng- preuincta of the city ant In jnsny of tha preoinets an aaqilionat registrar has Dfen pro vided for the regletrallun of woman All woman who si sect to exercise their ballot at toe special road bond election on May 6 and tha school di rectors' . election on Mny IK must register before the books' close to night. ' f All men voteea who have not pre viously registared. Including thoss who have recently moved to the city or become of age, must register. To tiualify fur registration aa a voter fe person must be above the age of it years and must hava re sided In the state one year, In ths county six months and In ths pre cinct 10 duya. ' Women Art llchlnd. Women are not leKleterlng aa II was expeuted they would, it wis stated yesterday by Vernon F. Hes man, county registrar, who haa taken special pulna to provide registration places in private homes, with wom en in charge, to make It convenient and agreeable for them to go through the formality necessary to legally qualify them sa voters. Co les there is a general outpouring of women at the different precincts to. day the woman vote will be 60 per cent short. Following fg a list of the regtstra- ooxTjr.Ncr.n on paoe rifTr.KN F I RST D A Y'SC 0 N F E ff E N C E FAILS TO END COAL STRIKE KANHAH CITY, April 15 -The Strike Of It, 090 miners of the Centrsl I'ost an( Coke company lo Kansas. Oklahoma and Arkansas flplil, s still In force at the end of Ihe first day's conference today of officials of the I'nlted Mine Workers with Harry N. Taylor, vice president of the ennt puoy, It wns learned tonight. No statement was given out as to Ihe progress made during the day, oOier than the announcement that the conference would be resumed to. morrow morning. Alexander llowsl of Plltatuiig. Kim. atealdent of dls- Frances Ingram AT Tin: Grand Monda.'voninfr, APRIL SH Tickets at .Icliklna Mil"!!' More Tl aaii nimi mrATi PAM CIPM TDCATV! Unil OIUM I HLm I It-frhtJtje triMCfL rtr 1 lir I 1 r'U ' Ali'iit-nii t iiwt't rtii'f mi , 11 in IJerlin Powers (livtMi to Act on Tfrnift. ASSEMBLY MUST APPROVE German National Hotly Must (live Assent, lie Declares Kefore It Is Final. FIRST DELEGATION COMES v Couriers Reach Versailles in Advance of the Main Body of Delegation. Dy Tha Aaanelated Prnaa PARIS, April 2.V The vanguard of tlir t.criiiait ptaix clcloaatloii ar livtxl In Versallkw on a stwsiul train at o'ciixk thla morning, I.7U0 days lain, arvnrtllim to Uo tlmo Srltralulf tnirrmt In Jlcvlin w Ik-11 lir Oorman artnlrei glartral thxr swing through m-ltrtont ksward Iwrla, Tim parly coiaaiatcxl of Aaron volt Iarmnr, for. garrly sex relaj-y of Hie tiormen ran hatlhwy mti Wsawhlagton ; Hanker War. bung, heaisV wf U financial dolrwa. Iloai Ura Dwaxker, of th food ad re.a4aajra4toev and six siwvaaita. By Tha Aseertsied Pvaea. n Bit LIS, April 35 Prof. Wal ther M. A. Rchuarklng. one of the Uermaq delegatea to the peace con gress at Vsrsmlllee, declared loda? that the powers of the Herman dale, gates would be stlte sufficient to en. sble them to sign ths peace treaty on the spot. Naturally, he added, the national assembly must sanction the treaty, a By The Attotltlad Pratt. PARIS, Aprl,l II The first ef the Germans who ara to participate In tha Versailles congress arrived In Versailles today In two parties. The first group, consisting of three of ficial couriers, arrived early In the day, and the second, headed by Herr Iernsr, came later. They were ee cortod to the Hotel dea Reservoirs. The Germans wsre met at the na tion bv Colonel Henry of the min istry, of war commissary and M. Oudallle-of the ministry of, ths In terior who were directed by the foreign-office to take charge of the Herman representatives. - Bxwk Now yuan era. The .augmentation In numbers of the delegation above those antici pated made It neoeeaarv to seek for addltlwIMl quartera and a second hostelry, the Hotel Vatel, probably will be, itquiattloned for tha teleg raphers, newspaper correspondents and other attaches of the Teuton mission. 1 I ' The arrival of !rener'en. his party was so quietly arrangefl that few, If any, persons Irf Versailles out side the carefully selected force of hotel servants assigned to their rooms and to ths serving of meals, were e wsre even In. the afternoon of their Yraaence. A French detective of the most obvious "plain clothes" type, loting Ing at "the front entrance to that wing of the Hotel des Reservoirs, and con panlons under the windows of the rroma rooking over Vsr eaillea park were the only Indications of the character of the state guests who had displaced civilian lodgers and foeivd them to seek other shel ter In crowded Veraillsa ProKitton Afforded. Protection snd the avoidance of pnssllila unpleasant Incidents, rattler than restriction, will. In fact, be Ihe purpose of such nollee measures as are lkrn, according to s statement made to tbe Associated Press today bv one of the French repreentattves ssslgned to the tnlselon The Her-1 tnsns will not be expected, and prob ably do not desire, to extend their movement. Into the general quarters of Versailles, but tb.ey will be sl !ned freedom of movement between their two hotels 1 The Herman delegation wilt li l lowed to ue code In coniniunl' iHInt with eiortnanv and lll lia v e illecl, telephootc and telegnmhle innnec. tlona The (iertamn al l '" ' :oe.' to uce couriers "ho ll) enoy ful' dlpt'Miiiiili' iininunin f The ticfrnaoa reurime 1 in llielr 'rooitiM di'ltifc, ie m ri rtlnar. b i' i men' e I 'his afternoon t.. make fie ; nre'lmln v nri a ntrenie'i'. f-r 'tie arrival f Die tnrilll lle-nri" fle'e. iMon Th'n .fliiiil will .e Mm 1 nlthniigh 'tie llll'e l,s mil ln-etlj iefin'te!v tleler'illnel Hills Stfndannhtcr and Takes His Own Life f. Tl I ':l 1;. 1 il,:. 1 . A ii .1 .' . i'ert t'rerx. r. j w-nr. iid m!i'I uri'1 Mlle t llN 'e;.,!;! la'lter ' i ra ' e I'l l e 1 and Hien klieil li:iiif!' lo.l.n fol 1 lopir n rjarrei t Hun Troops Attack j Munich and Violent Fighting Is doing on t.i:Mt, rll '.' i.ermaii lni"M mi iitliK'kliur Munli li ami violent flvlillnir i- 4: I'l" it on. the litm, In-Iiiu hcaiv ,n Im.iIi kIiIo. mi - inlliiit to adiix nivlieil her,. lit war of llaMrl. 1 lie ffoicrmitent tniiM a re hmPI to Is goiiiliiK irroimd. 'Iiinlili la lrtusllv i ! . 1 1 -cl from (he reel uf t.criiLiii). .American Delegati. in Paru Think Way Out Poaaiblc. 1 . . 8 ORLANDO GETS ADVICE! Premier Goe Home to Consult With Parlia ment on Issue. ' .'-...... ROME FEELING IS BITTER American Officer Returns and Tells of Resent ment There. CONSIDER LEAGUE MONDAY Conference to Gather to Pass on Draft aa Now Revised. PAIUH, April 15. While the American delegates txprssaed regret over the temporary break with the Italians, they apparently were confi dent today that some settlement will be effected when Premier Orlando confer with thw Italian parliament. The1 general opinion In American circle Is that tha making of peace will bs somewhat delayed by ths Italian Incident. There la no hint, however, that Presldsnt Wllaon will yield in the slightest concerning Flume and In the opinion of 'the Americana, an agreement can only be reached by a change In ths Italian attitude. ' ' ' A distinctly mors hopeful and leas Irreconcilable feeling at Italian quar. ters today. No longer was ther talk of breach of negotiations.' "All may be saltled within a fort night. Premier Orlando has gone to Home to consult parliament. Ther. after we shall see." An American officer who arrived today from Rome says ths feeling against America In Roma la very Mi. tar. He assert that hT was ask) In Rom to leave rata because fh pro. prletor said Italian officers declined to eat In the same places with Amer. leans, . Premier Clomanreau thla morning received a message from Premier Orlando, which the Italian states man dispatched tin hi way to Rom. A plenary session af tha .Pease conference will he held Monday to oonalder ther ravlaed draft of the league of natlona covenant and also aurh portion of th peace treaty aa mav beoomplete he" that tlms. The session will he open. tthe public. It Is understood that If Ihe covenant le approved It will Immsdl. glely lie made pgbllc, . - - By Tha Aiteelalad Pratt. PAIllrl. Thureday, April 14. Not a rupture, but a euspenalon of Italy', collaboration In the peace conference that I how the situation wa de fined ,ln conference circle tonight, (Thursday). The Italian delegation feeling that lis representative char acter ha been called In queetlon In certain quarters consider It Its outy to refer to the Italian parliament, but It Is believed to be probable that Premier Orlando will be bask la lime for the opening of the negotia tions with the German plenipoten tiaries at Versailles, which will not nnriir before May t or May t, ( I ntll the Italian prima minister return the Italian delegates will not attend the sessions of either the con ference or Its commlselops. but In order to show that Italy desire to maintain good relation with the al lies, the Italians will rontlnus to col. lshotate on the Itner-allled commis sions not depending upon the con ference, such as the economic coun cil, I lie armistice commission aad tbe conimlsalotia on supply. trnspor. tallon and taw materlala Report From Rome of Page's Quitting Proves Unfounded W .V.-ill IMITON. Apr, I 25.- The at.iteni Mil 'tin autlioiUed at lbs late d iui tnirir. that lliero as no fo'iti'l.ttlon of u report puti lltlicd in Koine that Thomas Nel son Page lia.l of'eieil Ins icsigna lion upu'i learning of President Will-out ntlilij.l- toward I tat I v In Urn pen,, conference Amhaaaador I urc reported to tlie department lod.iy , li.il Hie American enibaaay wa ... k 1 1 a i il . by lia'Un mldieia Id r i . . no iI'M.illi of Hie bI'hj tloii in Koine In inl'i l'e!ru.ir . soinetlrne oflrr itl" : e. 1 1 ot I'lewnlent Wll--oii i,, Koii.e. lumori uere In eir- ij la ' to li ilif, 1 1 m t iiiOa-vnlor I'.ite .ii to rci.K'i I' w is std ;i tn.il I me thai M I'iikc had sin,! ne nla expected to return in ills rotted fJtatei wlien Ilie wr eii.e, i;.irU in April It a re p, irte' I from l'ari tliat tlie Sm-LaKi.-idor had sent In Ma resigna tion, I'll' there Iimh ''eeri tlo fif- fiei.il ' in In iii all. hi of the report. Mt I'.ir" .li'nioiei! In-t pusi at .jllomi. n 1 1 1 1! ,. , , tti i t I . T'iiii stl n , V prll - A irie ,-iw,l of in:i!ilfestfiniii. pa-i.i.l1!- 1'irii.iali INi'ne toward ths liij.l'ol oil's.. il define the Amerl i i ' . i 1 . 1 1 ' . i i ' i '" toilav Iii. I aa i it. I'.i i 1 . i 1'iKe i nine out for n ai:: T '' '"otis'raior 'luiu'ed ' ' i in ' i-1 ' 't 'I. .i i. : ,i i- In" rep:i-il . VU a I ...i. OKLAHOMA BOYS MTA ni V I IIT MIMT saw sans a a soar w apaaai m m it slh aawa IILHIVLI I II I millL. Steamer leviathan Narrowly Kscapea Disaster Off the Banks of Newfoundland. MISS OANGEFt BY 10 YAR0S ' Desperate Whirl of Wheel All That Steers Bur Trans-, port Clear. DAY'S ARRIVAL THE BIGGEST New York Welcomes Largest Number In Any Single Dayj ' 22,072 Arrive. v MS'ur vnnif in.n 1 1 Tl,. .l..i - troop ship Leviathan, with 11,00 ; aoldler pussenger, the last of aht iranoporie io aariva toeay, oringing I1.I7J men. missed a mm by only 10 feet while off ih Orand Dank ef Newfoundland Tuesday memlng her officer - reported whan aha docked tonight. : .. ' The floating Infernal machine wad . ' sighted dead ahead of the traacporl. j the officer said, vjulck thinking and quick action was all that averted oolltalon, A deeparate whirl of tha wheel sent the great steamship past the mis with a margin of eavfety of a. 10 yrd. A , , . -" . Nona of tha aoidisrg aooara gnaw until they dookad how . close thay" had beeu to danger. - t . - tuttm ts.ts Tha all transworta brought In tl.a fit troops, including 14,104 Mom bars of tn 4la4 (Rainbow! dlvlstoa and 4.141 meaibers of th ITth (Ub- snyi orvwoiv mew loam;, inss as ons of. the largest aingl day troop arrival In this port Mai, Oea. Oaorg W. Raid ro. turned Oiia (Ho -Laxvlathaa In earn, mand of tB troog of lh 4tM dt rlston, Ma. 0. aml D. S40rit 0 turned on tha. Lsvialhan illk " kk, Other units aa boasd taeludad oaual oompaaiuo of man from Oklahsma. , At 4S gwMlaea. ' Lieut Col. Ruby I). Garrett, af ' Kaaaas City. Mo., division adhiUnt. . 49 whor.i iiuasilonora were refer re or information by tbe of floor and , man of O famou Rainbow aiviaioa. aummarlwiag rrom a careruiiy pro. pared statomont of the achievements of ths organisation, pointed out llMt1' from November 1, 1117. th data of ' Its arrival at St. Naaalr from th United Slataa, antil December It, 1111, when, a a part of tha Amort- can army of occupation. It took a position In Ahreweller, Germany, th division had been Identified at 43 tallon throughout Franc and Bel. wltan. a. It IA Altai mail t i,.. aS points. r Tha division was cited 10 times hy the French aad sis times by th American commander under whom It servsd. It participated In ovary n.. In. nu. I.h lk. . n. ..(-.- army, and received letter at oona- mendatlo in each case, , . Members of theedlvltlon have rs- celved two medals of honor, ISO dlo. tlngu lened asrvlcs eroasea, two die- . tlngulshed earvloe medal 174 oroix da guerre, 10 legions of honor, ftv medajllas militaries and 14 Belgian deooratloD. Ixaaare ItVavy. In killed, wounded and missing, th dlvlalon lost 41 officer and II. 415 men. Its greatteot casualty Hat following ths Alsne-Marne off naive July 14 to August 4, last ysar. which coat 114 officer and 6,441 men. in tnla offensive the 4tnd dlvlelon relieved the Ilh Amerkan division, ons brigade of the J4th division and four French divisions. It distin guished Itself by cutting Its way through one Prualan guard dlvlalon. and three other first olase Herman and llavarlan dlvlaione, golrjg for- voir iv siionimcrs, Recognlslnr the anxltty of the troupe to get home, offlcarg In charge of the coaling of the ship at Hrest declared that its departure could be hastened 1M hours with eoms volun teer help on the part of the return ing troops. More than one-half of the men on board volunteered. Final, ly fcOO were selected and they shoveled coal while band on davit atlrred them up with "'Jaxi music." The heslth of the troops on board win excellent. Among the casual officer on bond the leviathan was Itrlgadler I'Jtieral Douglaa MaArihur okuhoma!s now ' one-third on way Official Iti'iMirts show Klntc'a Ixwa suiMriptioii u fo.oxs.n.'iu IIiiiiLs fsciul In Ordcra, I'KLVHuMA t I TV. April 2J i'ffkl.ill iiklalioma him sul.s rtl"-J practically one-third of I's entne riiiotn on the fifth day of the loan drive, ltcporta reaching stale head quarter today from banks shonn total sulia rlptlon of 9,03J.O.0, oH"' which-ortiers hae been placed for liuyria b the bank with the goc ernment. Tb.s Is an Increane of over 4 0 l"r cenl over laat nllht's report. A number of counties are on th verse of going over official!, but of- Irial report from buoks do not rt indi' ate the complete utiaortpiiua.