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OKLAHOMA'S GREATEST NEWSPAPER THE MORNING A NEWSPAPER FOR FINAL EDITION f IVIC PRIDE, THE HOME, . . ... - a A GUEATJSK -luuan. VOL XIV, NO. 108. TULSA, OKLAHOMA, WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 14, 1920. 1(5 PAGES. PRICE 5 CENTS. wmkmmpw lux ,1 i BMirm'XkrwwL. v m 1' . j a inriini v iviy PROMISE EFFORT F0RC0MPROMISE Iodce and Hitchcock De dare They Are Trying to Agree. DELEGATIONJECEIVED .Representatives o twenty Million People Call to Urge Early Action. STILL DISCUSS ARTICLE 10 No Definite Progress Reported in Discussion o Main Stumbling Block, i WASHtNOTON. Jan. IS -Assur- . . rtflr.t1n t.ml rnlillbllCUn waters were united In e.ideuvorint. to end the senate treaty aeuu ,iuj.r. and to avoid carrying "V"' I full into tin- ruining political cam- . sues into i.iv s!..!ilnr I.OllltO Mten war. s ivc -n b Senator Ii.Ibo o? ?aw.irnuee!tH nml Hitchcock of NeuwaU . republlcon ami acting 1 dniocrVlc lea'lwx. rPspfCtWpty. to- j d ? to .poko.1n.11 of rnlllon. clalmitif! o represent 20.000.000 fwpli dwirou. of early ratification 'tK ""'Sudcw wire vtallod MP arately at the capital by moro than ".core of reproHonUtlVta of various trg.niwilonH lncluillnK aoclotlea Sorhing fr ratification of the peace r?ty ll'or unions, church, anil other rcllfloii noclotlw am "Br; tural and educational bodies. Tho calls on the wnato leaders allowed a meeting to nrso Immcdiato rati -ctlon of the treaty xvlth rwrvM ntctssary 10 secureho two-thirds ,0Eenatcr I.odgo told tho delegation that ho would bo '.'glad" to cunsldor aay modlflcitlon-of tho treaty recr atlotis which the democratic minor ity miKht present and s.lld thero was being evinced a "general delro lo dlinono of the treaty promptly so as to avert Its Injection nto tho elcc tlons. Itepubllcans and domocrata In tho aenutf, ho uald, nro attempt Irg "to reaolt a common ground dh that end In view. Calling at tho office of Senator Hitchcock, tho delegation was told by the acting democratic leader and by Senator Smith, democrat of door gla, of the efforts being mndo on the democatrlc ldo of tho chamber to bring .bout prompt ratification. Tho eptrlt of antagonism which domi nated tho treaty ilebates at tho lust nation xit cougrtwn, Senator Hitch cock said, had given way to a spirit "of an honorable compromise, uhlch gave pronpect of ratification ot the treaty with mme reservations Itforo the end of January. Those conferences weru tho trans cendent development today In tho treaty situation. Negotiations among fenatorn were virtually confined to the main dispute over tho reserva tion to Artlclo 10 of the league of nations covenant. No dcnnito pro roa.was reported. ()ear Sirauw. former secretary of commerce und labor In the cabinet of President Rooovolt. nreMded as chairman of tho conference tnd na tional nrirant.t'lnns roiirnsuntpd ill- J eluded tlae American Federation ot Iibor. the lcaguo to enforce pence, national advertising clubs of America farmers alliance. Women'H Chrlstla. Temperance union, and world peace foundation. Among tho delegates we- Herbert Houston of the Na tional Advertising c 1 u b a. and Matthew Woll and Krank Morrison of the Federation rtif Labor. Both Senator I.odgo and Sonator Hitchcock in tholr stntomcnts to tho delegation agreed that concessions mum be made. In tho controversy. Senator Lodce uald: "I think thero Is a very general Beslro to avoid dolay which would necessarily ensue from remitting tho Mention to tho election in November. I can onlv renoat that thosn who formulated tho reservations which .were adopted by a majority of the fenate will bo very glad Indeed to consider any mollification proposed and then decide) what wo can ac cept and what cunnot bo nccopted and try and reach a common ground. Uforts are being made In that di rection on both sides ot tho chamber today," henator Hitchcock said: "All ro.ili.. the., -,'..iu Inevitable Thn ,.t,i i... L,,,.a I 'hat he would accept Intcrprctatlvo 1 '"eriattor.s and nn effort now is r r -- lu illl UUJUIUIIIl'lll- -oiucrenrrs urp occurring ovory day r,i,i nrnocr;"8 nnd conferences of re 1 . .J1 anrt eonferences attended rrh. r,,ocrats and republicans. W, ' '' ""'es nro serious not only roS.ii n,!iny reservations must bo C i,"1 ni ,,,a"y Indlvldaal opln !; ?ar,noniied, but becauso tho ob jccuon must always ho kept In mind , , framing tho reservations that Preildenf mCet acceltanco of tl' en,'th'h.'il,' of flnal S(inat0 Qc,ln h.n ,hlcaico ,r"il,y January -16, I aa,.n.aK.ue of lons council da ' elmlJ a ln 1,arl3' vanished to dmocrMr(i "V republican and week .i''Jea,cr- Not l'cfro next Prtdl'eiipokmen or l,oth parties Democ,?;. wi" ,n"y ncllon Probable. .at5fi,aa d'f.reJ they, would bo lhl month. ratl,lcallon was effected Umhlofn!i?f0f,at,onB towar1 a,,JU8t- Horn eaiifferonces ovcf reserva-. .aid .L'",W 'mpohia today. It Ped t ,u,me den'ocrats wero dis- ''r w-uV Uhr.mlY wlen a, minority tnte -J '.5 th nemocrnts today 'her draft 1, k''iQma nnd an drar,?rNofic;ri?nra.S',mnn8' p. V ' to rcach nn adjustment. World's News Told in Condensed Form for Hurried Readers WAhtllN'UTOIN. Jan l.i -Appointment i of new secretary df the trcaMin lo tic cetil ."ecreiary (Hah in eape. led today . or tomorrow, It wit announced at Ihc I WhltA hull ft In.. ...,.. , - , tiKNKvA Jan la ITntwi.n an nnn ami I 40.000 ot the Herman prisoners in Kranct will bo repatriated throueh 8wilirland within tho next fe- weet.a. These prisoners havo been Interned In southern r'r.iiiceariil In 11. 0 l.jons district. WASHINOTO.V. Jan. 13. Itcprosonta ticea i Ilaltlc atalra am lo meet al llel SJnfcuirs in tba near future tu dii.usn a defniielvo alliance against llerniauy, the ttate department lurried today. TORT WOllTU. Texas. .I.in. 13 Smith Itroi.1 (tram elevator burned hero this after noon with a loss of $176,000. Over SOO. 000 bushels of Rraln were itored In the bulldlnif but part of It oi tavad, NBV? YOltK. Jan. 13 The snear short ace last jear w'as blamed today on the United titatca sugar equalisation board by 11. V. II L'aineron In his annual report to tho National Aesoclaton of llrokera In He fined Bucars. of which lio la prosidenl, I'.UtlH, Jan. 13 Smyrna was declared "Inseparable, from the Turklah empire" In the aullan'a speech from the throne, deliv ered at tho oponlnz of tho chamber of deputiea on Monday, according to Conslan llnople dispatches, T01.KK.V k,m JlrK ,n,Kdw,ril .. mono, r.l. assistant general manager of the $lal:t yr raiir,,ad, died hero this morning at Ihn Idnl. I.n..t.l 1l 1. 1 .1 K.. Ill more than it month fuun nervous exhaua tlan Mr. na.iinnnd haa been with the hSnta re alnre l.iTS when he Mafic 1 work at a lay laborer WAS1IIXI1TO.V .lan 1.1 P...U.ni Wilion'a rabjnet held a lengthy aeaiton to day but their waa no Intimation at to whit Kid traiunlred. "Wo had a loni dla- luulon." Secretary Lanainj- aald, "bni I tM icl at liberty to aay what tho auoiect of our dtaaut'lon was. PARIS. Jan. 13 Premier riamanreail and l.lojd Uinree, by forceful argument, havo induced Premier Niltl of ItaW to an ient to a comaromlta on Flume, acceptable w mo .iiiao mart ana are now atuuymg iue freorapiiicai oounuarioa. 11 was re portod today. WASIlf.VOTO.S. .l.m. 13 Aml...ador Itonlilaa of texlco today refuted to com ment on n rexirt that ha had been recalled and .that the Mexican rmbatiy here would be virtually aboliahol. Ho rent word from hi atudy that hn would not ace newa paper men and would not dixuas tho re ports. ' . tt'iifinvn-rnv in v ......... . 1 ..j. ..an, .... J.-.UUICI Itepreientatlva Miller, the new lecrrtarv of the republican national committee, took charite of national hcadduartera here today at tho aamo time Jame P. Keynolda, the rrtlrliii; recretary. opened national head- nuartcra lor Governor Coolldzo of Mai-ia chuartta. 1 WAS SHTOX. Jan. 13. A oortlon of tho American expedltiounrr forces in Si beria la to bo withdrawn Immediately, Scc-ri-tarr llakcr annonnced' today, addlnr that tho withdrawal Of the entire eipedltion was under consideration "In connection with the evaouatldn of tho Otechs." NEW YOltK. Jan 13. The denarlmont of jnstica here ha forvar.Ied td Wash ington the names or so families of radicals sent to Kills Island for deportations pro ceedlnga acainst tha family bread winners. It was said today. Out of 220 homes ot reds investigated so far. no moro than SO reported cases wero found. It aas sal.l. OTTAWA, Jan. 13 Denial of charges by American publishers that Canadian pub lishers are consuming an excessive amount of newa print paper was made today by John M Imrlc, manager of tho Canadian Dally Xouspapcr association. Ho said that United b'tatea publishers apparently mis understood tho reasons for restriction of exports. . I-ONDON. Jan. 13 Viscount Orer rtrltlsh ambassador to tho United Riates, who artived here today from Washington upon leave of absonca, stld he had 'no of ficial statement id rnako to the public, but that he was "prepared to return to America In either an official or private capacity." Viscount (Iroy landed at Southampton. rOXD MX I,AC. Wis., Jan. 13 Judfe C A Fowler In circuit court today ad mltft d to ball of $30-000 Dr. Jamus Freud en bur;, chai;od with the death ot Mrs. Nellie Dufflea ot MarVesan, Tho conrt re fused to make any comment on the conten tion of the state that under tho law the prisoner could not bo given his freedom pending his preliminary hearing, HOUSTON, Teias, Jan. 13. Col. U M House of New York, a member of tho AmerlcKn delegation to the peace confer ence, reiched Houston today. Colonel House denied that be had come to mingle In Texas iwlltlcs. lit had nothing to say rrgardlug congresa and the peace treaty er newspaper re'ortB of a breach, with President Wilson, Ho declared ho came hero merely for o brief rest. KOItT WORTH, Texaa, Jan. 13 Kllen Huett, 27 years old Is in tho county jail here today charged with murdering hor 70 year old husband. Will Huett. who diM last night from injuries Inflicted early fst urday with an axe. Tho woman told the police Saturday, they say. that alio split open her hushand'a skull while he "slept because he no longer loved her" Tdat alio professed not to remember tho deed or even to known ha wa bar husband. J'AIMS. Jan. 13. Consideration was given by tho supreme council this morning til n plan lor ine appointment oi n rom inlttce of ambassadora to complete the de tails for the presentation and signing nf the Hungarian peoco treaty and to carry through the nOicr unfinished business nt me pCflCe -orm-ICHCl no wrii.tiiu. imn ever, was left to the heads of tho govern - ments of the principal powers. U. S. Refuses Hun Indemnity for Sinkin g Scapa Flow Fleet WASHINGTON. Jan. 13- Tho United States government Jias re 'fused to accepi any part of in demnity to ho paid by Germany for destruction uf tho German fleet ln Scapa How, because it ob jects in principle to ihu settlement 'mndo by tho supremo council. It was said today ut tho statu depart ment. Germany, in compensation for tho destruction of the surrendered warships, u' requested to deliver to tho alllss certain inland s'.tameis und hnrhc facilities such as float, lug docks nnl tugs, and Hie coun cil had decided to atiorato 2 pur cent of this imperial to tho United Slates. Anibas.-ador AVallaco today hifornird tho council that If Its de cision with respect to tho award was final, tho United States would NEW ERA OPENS WILSON ASSERTS- - - - -, 11 - , r . . Cilll 101 Fll'SC Meeting OL . the League at Paris Is . ... . Made Public. 'HELPS ALL PEOPLES' ;."Is First Step Towards Ideal Concert of Nations," tbo President Saya. SENT TO SEVEN COUNTRIES Cablegram Goes to England, Urazil, France, Rclgiuni, Italy, Japan, Spain. WASHINGTON, Jan. 13. Anient bly of tho council of the lcaguo of nations In l'arls next 1'rlduy will "itmrk Hid bugintilng of u new oui In lntenuitloii.il co-operation nml thu flrnl great stop towaid tho Ideal concert of nations," President Wil son doclatod In tanning tho cull for the meeting, as provided by the treaty of Vots.illlcs. Tho text-of tho call was made public here tonight. - "It will bring tho league of na tions Into being as a living loiee, do voted Ho tho task 'of assisting tho poiiploa of all countries 111 their do slro for pcaco, prosperity and hap piness," tho cablegram, addrofsud to (Irout Urllnlii, Krunco, Italy, Japan, llrazll, lU'lcltiin and Spain, caul. "Tho president Is convinced that Its progress will accord with tho noblo purpose to which It Is dedi cate!." President Wilson's messago was transmitted by tho stale depart ment to United States ombaesios In Hid countries named for formal pre sentation to thoso governments. It was tho same In cacti cane, with tho uxceptlon of tho address, and the full text of the call sent to London follows: "In compllaneo with article G of tho covenant of tho lcaguo which went Into effect at tho sumo time as tho treaty of Versailles or June 1919. of which It Is a part, tho pros Idcnt of tho United States, acting mi Imhnir of thoso nations which havo deposited their Instruments of rutlflcutloli Ir l'arls as certified in in a tiroccss verbal drawn up by tho French government, dated January 10, 1920, has 'tho honor to niiorm tho government of Great Hritaln that tho first meeting of tho council of tlln loairiin of nations will ho hold 111 Paris, at tho ministry of foiolgn affairs on Friday, January 16, at 10i30 a. in. "Tho president earnestly ventures tho hope that tho government of Great Hritaln will bo In a position to send n. representative to this mooting. Ho feels It Is unnecessary for him to point out tho deep sig nificance attached to this meeting or tho Importance Which It must as sume In tho eyes of the world. "It will mark tho beginning of n new era in International co-operation und the first grent step toward tho Ideal concort of nations. It will bring tho league of nations Into be ing us a living force, devoted to the task of assisting tho Jiooplos of nil countries'ln tholr doifiro Mr peace, prosperity ' and hnpptnebs. Tho president Is convinced that Its prog, ress will accord with tho noblo pur pone to which It is dedicated." EDITOirrSLMER" HELD Htigli Titnvnlcr Wiilvcw Preliminary I'.xnmluatloii nt C.iillalln .V Ap lilliiitbii Miulo For llond. GALLATIN, Mo., Jan. 13 Hugh Tnrwnter. e.itv clurk uf Gallatin, Mo.. who fatally shot Wesley U Kobln son. editor ot the Gullatin Democrat time, December 21. waived prelim inary examination when ho was ar raigned in tho inagistiaie court to day. He was returned to Jail nnd no application for bona was mndn. The -use probably will lie called at the February term of tho circuit court, when it Is believed a enango cf venue will bo applied for on tho ground of prejudice against Tar vtater. OdesHu Is Captured by Ukranian Forces CtH i:HAOKN. Jan. 13 Tho I'kriunlun Insurgents, aided hy G.i lician Ukrainians, have entered iidess.i, nccordlng to a dispatch to , . 1 '"e 1'krilnian tiress bureau irom i Lemburg. walvo Hs claim to any part of tho Indemnity. State departm'ent officials would ' not explain the American H-uvern-merit's objecting to the settlement, but it was recalled that from tin first tho American representatives at tha poaca conference have fa vored tlio destruction of tho Ger man ships on tho ground that their division among tho other powers would inaho It necessary for this country tu prtitc d with a much larger naval building pro gram ilmi would othorwlso ho re guided ns necessary. Tho L ulled Stales, I' waA said, had not waived Its claim 'o a per centage oi the additional tonnugo lo be delivered by Germany under tho torns of tho pea.ee treaty. College Vote Favors Compromise on Pact to Bring War to End XF.W YoUK. Jan 13 KitHf! cation of the poiu-c treaty by com promise polled tin- heivleit vote 111 32 colleger- and universities throughout the cmintty which had reported complete, return's tonight in tho lnter-colleglate referendum voted upon today by tho student bodies of 400 Institutions of higher leaining. In the 31! colleges ulilrh included the great eastern nnlver Itliw of Harvard, V.ile.'rlnoe ton. Columbia, Cornell und th- Pnlverslly of Pennsylvania, a to tal of 29,910 votes was cnsl. Of thotic 11,182 were In favor of rati fication by compromise nnd the next highest vote cast. 9,002. was for ratification without reeervn tlons or amendments. The students voted on four pro posals, unreserved ratification, opposed to ratification In any form: ratification ullli Ixidgn res ervations, mill ratification by com promise. The 32 completed re turn shoucd 0,603 votus for tho lAidgn reservations) and 3,lfiSf'asl against adoption of ilm treaty In any form. Tho resullw shown In the total returns r.erelved so far represent virtually the hiiio di vision of opinion ns Indicated by the IndivldiiHl letuins for tho 32 colleges, nil of which are situ (led In the, east, south or middle xvel. Hotufns from the w lutein stites are not expected before tomorrow when tho total vote for the con l try will he tuhiiriitoil and tin ic public by the tutcrculleKlain treaty referendum onimlttco hen REACH " RUSSJ SOON Soviet Ark Ncarlng Its Di-Mlnatloti With American AnnrclilM Alxianl. Bv The Associated Press IIF.LHlNGFOItH, Jan. 12 The Hulled States transport lluford, w th tho party of undeslniblo aliens from tho I'tiltcd States on Imam is ex pected to arrive nt Hnngo, on the southern const tomorrow. From this point, It Is 12 hours by rail to Terl Jokl. wliero the pasHengers of tho "soviet ark" nro expected to ctoss the lines intn siivlet Itusla. Tho Finnish government has mndo It known Hint It readily no ceded to tho American le'iuest to BKSist In tho transportation of tho party across Finland Immigration officers nnd other offl-lals will con duct tho tinrty. Thorn have been no negotiations hern with the soviet government re garding the ndmlsslon of the do ported radicals nnd It Is pointed out nn Interesting sltiintloti will prob ably arise If "icy nro refused ad mittance, which Is considered pos-. slide us It Is unnwn mat a '''insiu erable portion of the Opposition of the bolshovlkl In Hussla Is furnished by tho anarchistic elortiiont. . - . . CHALLENGE IS ISSUED WOOD Polndoxter Wants to Debute Na tional Issues Willi General. PIF.ltKF.. S. D.. Jan. 13. A for mal challenge Issued by United States Senators: Miles Polndoxter of Washington to Major Gen. Iconurd Wood to debate national Issues In South Dakota was received hero to day by the secretary of stats. General Wood received Ihe inn -Jorlty endorsement for president by the republican state convention and accepted. Senator Polndoxter filed ns an Independent candidate for republican endorsement at the March prlmnry. . Under the lllehards primary law of South Dakota, a candidate re ceiving the majority endorsement much accept a challengo to debate. If ho falls to accept his name would not bo placet! on tho primary bal- NEWS CASE GIVEN TO JURY Arguments CIimmI nml Turned Oiei' for Verdict Sooner Than Kxiuvtiil Li .S ANGKLl.'S. Jan. 13. District Attorney T. L. Woolwlno closed hU nrgument In tho trial 'of Harry Now. ii.lcL'od adnver of Freda I kisser. shortly lieforo 3 30 o'clock thh aft nJ.,..nn :.,wl Uiti.nln .riillLfri Cruli onioon iind Superior Judge Craig put the case In the hands of the lore The rase went to the Jury much sooner than was oxpeiieu uo'-Hine- of a sudden change in plans by tri" defense, eliminating argumont hy John I Klchnrdson of defense counsel, and dhoitenlng of the final argument by Lecompte Davis, lead ing defense counsel, to 20 minutes. Tho district attorney chiigid the defense with trickery 111 thai the sudden change left him unpiopurej INVITES FALL TO" MEXICO Cabrera WiiutN Senator to Visit .Meal ;iii Cniiltul for Information. NHW YOltK. Jan 13 --An Invi tation to Senator Full of Nmv Mex ico, chairman of the somite sob-com-mlttee Investigating the Mexican sit uation, rrom Luis Cabriiru, minister of flniineo In President I'arramn's rubinet, to go to Mexico City apd "find out what Mexico really Is," Was mado public here tonight. It is In the form of a 'iinessago for tho American people," entrusted to J. .1 MrCtilloiigli, u business man ofrljl T'.-iun TexiiH. Benor Cabrera declared "wo arcrl not against the fullest Investigation but let It be full and fair Indeed." .Mix. IIIxoii-DIch. Mrs A c lllxyn. wife of Dr A. ', Ilixon. died this morning at 1:15 ut the Mormngslde hospital. Funeral uriangemptits win he announced later - - - A good place to eat Harmory Cafeteria t'trrlieui r footed food l'-JBU si priees SJO'A South llalu Lnder Wwiworth'a - I A''-' DEMANDS REPORT ON ARMY HONORS House Adopts Resolution to Ask Baker for a Report. GALLIVAN IN ATTACK Massachusetts Congressman Hitterly Assails Gen. March's Record. SAYS MEDAL CHEAPENED "Lounge 'Lizards" Honored, Accuser Says ; Others De fend Chief of Staff! WASHINGTON, Jan. 13 The movement for congiesslonnl Inves tlgutlnn Into nvtnrils of army war decorations produced a stormy scene in tho house today, during which a resolution by Heprosctimtlve, Gal ilvan, democriit, MaHnichusfltls, .call ing on Secretary linker for n report on the imards mis adupled Tin- fight centered lurgoly about Mr. tlalllvsn's attack on General March, chief of staff, and other of ficers attached were defended by other inembeis. Tbn house oiiuht not lo aeiiulesce 111 the attack on General March and other officers of tho army," declared llepresentatlve .Monro, demootat or Vlrginln. eonclnillng tho debnte with an appeal for rejection of the reso lution wlilcn, nn n roil can was adopted, 183 to 123. Most of the democrats opposed it. Wants General Probe. Uepreseiit.Ulve Gallivan urged the ndoption of his mensiire as the start of a general vjongresslonnl Investiga tion into the award o' war hnnsrs. declaring that proportlotiatoly more officers In Washington received dls tlngiilshe,i servlco tnednls than thoso In tho front linos. The services of all ''loungo lizards of tho second nrtny of the Potomac" woro teeng iiizeil with decorations, Galllv.in charged, Including former rhlefs of staff, who. he wild, wero removed for inefficiency. General March was referred to by Gnlllvnii nn "the high priest of prtis BlanUm," and the "man for whom no officer ever snenks a word ex cent contempt." nddlng Hint his c. tntlon for the distinguished service medal would have been written only "under orders" Several other mem hers lauilivl the chief of s'nff for his fairness ami efficiency, iiecinring no was I'titl.lm to any lintiors conferred on hltn Tliev also licensed Gnlllvnii of unfairness In attacking of fleet. who could not reply. "It is common talk In tho army said Mr. Gallivan, "that our present chief of staff and one of Ills iisslst- nnts, a colonel, whoso duty it was lo escort anil dine foreign missions here In Wntdilntrton. havo no stmce left between their belts and their1 collars to illsnlay the -medals Hint have been given them ns a result of this service, "The distinguished service medal has been cheapened and certainly ridiculed by the bold and brazin manner in which It bus been passed out to thoso who belong to the elect,' said Mr. Gallivan. "It has been used us n inw'ard for friendship It has been used to placate thosn who have been removed to mnkoi uiy for ,-nmooiie else. "As for Franco, wherever the commander In chief sent a 'commis sioned messenger liny" on nn errand tho D. K. M. was euro to bo tho ro ward. , "In Washington we had four dif ferent chiefs of staff during the war, and everyone who knows nnythlng ut all about tho workings of the war department knows that the nreiie cessors of the present high priest of rriissinnrsm, tien. t-eyton (.'. .Marcn. wero considered iineoiinl to tho task Through one pietense or another thoy were removed. Coiiinienils Wood's Kerln Tho failure to neiid Mill. Gen Leonard Wood overseas In noinmnnd of Hoops wns a "case of interiiiitinn al notorletj," Mr Gallivan wild, add Hue that General 'Wood "whs never icivun an Important active command durlmr tile win, out in pmtuin i public opinion, something must be none The bestowal of tho D. H M. on tlemial Wood, lie contlnueil, maruiy i pprov VM: ''' ', ','"'" tary service, I am .old, 1u' Hie rea- son for sueli be'-.vva! l-.oks like an ii.ternnriiiiiirt no nt e tile iniiulK i everyone who liar n knowl fleticral Wood's ireatment Cunl. Clark Nichols Will Address Lc(ion al Mectiiifj Tonight ,' r - C'Hpt. Clnrk Nichols of Kufuilla. member of the stale executive committee, will be thn principal speaker nt the incetlng of Joe far son post, American Legion, In tho municipal auditorium tonight. Tom f.eu, post adjutant, will ro port ult the Washington meeting of the state commanders with a rommlttee from congress on legis lation effecting ox-service moll. Musical numbers will be furnished by the Wllinot-Applegatii uurtot. Plenty of smokes will bo provided. The progrnm will start promptly ut 8 o'clock. THE WE A Til ICR Tn,HV OkU Jin. 13 Mailmum, 41, minimum iouOi wjikIi cloud' OKLAHOMA WtHluevJay ami Tlniritlar ! J ti rl v i InnHr 1 LOIISIAVA AM) Alt KANSAS Wedne day and Thursda parl.y ' oudy r sST WKST TBXAW Weluesdsy and 'I'hur ilav ge-era i fair I KANh'A" l'alr Wednetdsy and Thurs 1 day t niodcrato temperatuts i I T EN PERSONS KILLED IN BERLIN Ell l COAL COMMISSION STARTS ON TASK . j Lirwis Says Men Want Wage to Raise Living Standard. OPERATORS TO ACCEPT Will Abide- by the Kindhurs With One Reservation on Duration. , WASHINGTON. Jan. 13. The coal strike selllnnveitt commission was enabled to begin Its actual work of considering and adjudicating claims of btti!iiJuo,l miners for ad vanced wages nnd shoiler working hours today hy agreement of op erators lu tjie celitial competitive field to participate lu the procediiro and abide by the decision of Ihn commission. This removed the last obstacle and the ciimmlmloii Hit mediately called for John ! Lewis i nrtlinr tircsldeiit. and other lepre senlatlves of tho nilnn workers to set forth the cases for tlm men. Howls nnd his associates reviewed the full demands us presented be fore) tho strike last November for A BO per cent Incieusn ln wages, a .iu cent tncieasn in wages, u .iu- working wee ami six other ulmpiltig1 'n.e'li.S.ir.url hour work! concessions, not iiltomiii the mlneis Incioases over their war time wages to eonyiemate them for Increased cost of living, 'but to allow them enough to permanently raise their standards of living. The operators' eminent to partici pate wns given at the opening of thu session by Hnlph Orews, counsel for tho central field rommlttve. Ho mudo the reservation, however, that the operators could not legally par ticipate In a coal price fixing agree ment unless 11 wnJ provided that such nn agreement would cxplro with tho Iiver food and fuel con trol net. President Hobtnsim of tlio com mission iiiinouiiced that tha com mission would sit each day, would ullow ctoss examination of all per son., appearing before It nnd would nccupt arguments or briefs nut only from tho miners and nperntors, but also rrom others Interested. At llln rvlllfllltMlnll lie ItH fnrtfllll session the commission called In I Illinois representing coat rieiils out-L-nivo muttor and he considered tho side pr the central field for Informal ,(uiy-of every assemblyman to ho In conversation. formod absolutely on every, detail lhu miners presented a number of that u sqiinrn deal bo given to tho complaints with reference-to tho Hsuspende.i momhsis. Ho then Intro per cent Increnso (granted to tho moil duced u lesoluilon that stenographic on returning (o work. copies of tho evidence bo furnlshod MALADY STILL SPREADS Kiiiimiih Health Officials Make Little llcuiluiiv in Controlling .M)N Icrloiis IjilcHtluul IHwns". KANSAS P1TV, Jan. 13. Health officials of those communities of thn southwiwt where a mysterious Intes tinal miilmly has caused the lllnrss, of hunilreils of persons apparently mtide llttlo headway today In their effortfl to Identify the ailment At novel til plneisi, however, physicians iii t forwanl the term "winter chol era" as being the 'most cxpresnlvo and appropriate. JCansas City, .Mo., Atchison., Knn., and Pittsburg, Knn., wero now places that reported existence of the disease today. Physicians said a large number of persons, especially children, had beim HI here. At Topeka, Knn., reports lonlght stated the number of cases Is esti mated at 1,000 Officials generally were marveling at tho fact that al though so many persons had been made III only four deaths are known to have ocelli red frojii tho miliary. All of the finalities were ut SklatooK. Olda., the little town wliero the flirt- ease was first notetl. Kansas ("Itv medical men said to night the probable cause of the trou- ic was Impute drliiklni; water or inllk. The maliiily was described as contagious like u cold the patients 1..., it, t,..m ,1...-- .... i . . , Mvnintoin illsn oiumr leav- Iin Virs after effects Fnllre faiiillb's have been made 111 bete. It d NV - - -- i Johnson Accepts President's Challenge Nl;W V'lltK. Jan 13 Sena tor Hiram Johnson of CHlifornla doclnipil In "an udditMs In lliook lyn tonight that lie would no opt the challenge of the president to tukn ratification of the peace treaty to the people of the conn tiy. "I don't care whethor republic an lenders accept this gunge of battle or not," he mid "Fur one. 1 nepept tho Issue and, so far us I can, upon It, I shall no to tho vt-uplo of the United Slates. A ubt t which deuls so Intimately with the treasure and liloud of tho average American is a subject upon which he hns the right to ultimate decision, politicians upon one hide or the other n.iiy so k to avoid this Issue, but I say to jou wiHi s.'i k lemurs, if itio pot. tirlai a nth sale, n ie vvl'ii ubs,olitc unanimity ln hiding this subjt ' an 1 enueatoi tng t. e e vent i'.s dlscitfHIon. the America i pcupio llionisclvia wilt wrest it Dr. Sholt Declares Refusal lo Indict Him Is Vindication InU'liU IL1.K, U . Jan. 13 Dr rhrlsmpher G Hcliott, IUlls Mils pb xiciuii, wlioin the Jeffer son i entity grand Juiv today re fused to Imliei mi iln rharga ot minder, feels Hint his I ho ry that KlUalM-ih Gtlffith. bis 'iffici irl, shot and killed luis f, has been v Uidliutod. "Truih will prsvall." ha Is riuolod ns saying when the, grand Jury's report was rtad hi 'court. "I unvn never woirlcd about thn cum", I nlwnjs thoiigiit every thing would come out 'ill right." Doctor Sehott Is 11 yoir-i old and unmiirrlud. Miss Griffith won I? and was his offici it'islnlanl Tliny hnd been uugaged to Im married. Utter, It was saitvn, thn eiiKiilieinent was 'iral.nn and Miss Griffith had engaged herself to Captain Guurge K. Jirdaii. Dorter Heholt, It wits brought out, ndvoeitted a trial marriage, be tween. Miss Griffith nrnWordan mi the theory, Hint she would, within it few months be willing to return to him and make a good wife. SOCIALISTS' CASE SET FOR TUESDAY VT , . . , .,.. New York Assembly Will Hold tllO Fil'St Public Hearing, Jan. 20. FINISH FIGHT PROMISED Suspended Members Want All frestiniony Mndo Public Day to Day. AIillANV. N. V., Jan. 1J, Tlin first public-hearing In thn cam ot the five suspended socialist mem bers of tho assembly will bo held at tho capital next Tuesday, January u. iius uociMoii wan readied ny tho Judiciary committee, which Is to not nn mo trial court, at lis organ ization meeting tins arternoou. Assemblyman Theodoro Jtoosnvelt, In Ills' mnldeii speech, declared that Ihe lissom bly had cinbarkod upon A all members. It was udoptod. NKW YOUK. Jan. 13. The five suspended socialist ussemblyinen win insist upon un Immediate hear ing, to be continued from day to day without Interruption, It was an nounced today after a conference of lawyers and leaders of the party with .noms i li i j 1 1 ii 1 1 , rnier counsel, Tho socialist party Is determined In conduct the fight to a finish re gardless of cost and offort, said n slateiuint Isauod after tho confer ence. "It Is tho advice of counsel that this case Is not otin In which the action of tho assembly Is final, but that It Is subjoct to review by tho uuurti;. Tho party U prepared to carry tho tiiiestion to tho highest courts of tho state. If need be, to the supremo court of the Untied Stales. "As wo see It tho Issue Involved affects not 'Only tho socialist party, as suiih. but also to a very vital ex tent tha people ns a whole, and dem ocratic Institutions." GLASS MAY DECIDE FIGT New Sennlor May Oust Dochllng Vole lu lll(chiiclUiiilcrvtOol WAHHING'IXiN, Jan. 13 -The vote of Carter Glaus, who expects to take his seat as senator from Vir ginia this week mn deeldo the con I test for democratic leaner or tno Sen.He at the parly conrerenco Thursday Senator I'liderwood of 1 ll.,itii. unl.l I'ifliiv Hiirltiie n e.'ill inl the white house. Senator Undor- I wood is being opposed fin Ihe lond- i-rshlp li Senator HUclicock of No- bruskn. to Vote on Pact from tho politicians and them selves deeldo It." After reiicrutlng his advocacy of the treaty with reservation!) Senator Jnhnaaiu' Ibs'uetl a warning against tho suppression of. free speech nnd tho right nf assemb lage. Lvory infringement ot tho law should bo drastically punish ed, he said, und no etuleuvor to overturn tho government by furco or violence) could ho tolerated, "but tho difficulty in some quar ters uppenrs to be a certain vaiigeness as to what constitutes law and order." "Thoru Is real danger," ho as serted, "that In our lust anger ugnltist those whu advocate or Justify i rin es of violence, w may be led by rertlonary potlti ians or newspapers, who nro wearing the livei-J uf patrlr tlsm, or by our .en I into exra uganro of sur prcsHlon which will Imperil tho verj foundat on of 'he republic, the f jiiiiamentai American prln I pics or free speech und free as semblage, i' Troopa Open Fire as Crowds Storm Reich stag Entrance. PROTEST AGAINST LAW Exploitation Bill Opposed by Workmen Who Ptirade Over City ARMY RESTORES ORDER London Hear Quiet Re aumcd After Soldiers Kill nnd Wound Mnny IiKHI.lN, .Inn. 13. Ten ilcnil luiil Ims-ii hrouglit Into tlio umrl of the iriclislug Imllilliig when Hid iiatlotml UHcs-mbly adjouniisl nt n o'clock this ofteniixm. ac isinllng to nn niitiounccniiiit iniulu liy PnwhliMit 1'olirenbiuJi. III.IIUilN, Jan. 1.1. (llnTnn) 'llio isillisi finally rreitoml order before tlio rclchstng hullillng. Tlio chamber adjoiirmil until Wislucsv iliiy. v I1ASL13, Jan. 13. Many persons were killed or woundod in iiorlin todayvwhon the troopa fired upon or bayoneted demonstrators who trlod to rusn inn reioiiKing entrances in protest ncalnst tho exploitation law, sajrs a dispatch from Horllru Tho a snatch adds Hint since noon crowds havo puruded Uie streets of llwrlln, following nn appeal irom Din FrelholU the radical socialist oigati, tor workmen to domonslrutu in protest against, tno l.iw. oitm:it is Hr.sToiticii, liONDON DISPATCH SAYS. IiONDON, Jan. 13. Tho mob made, a rush against tho troops guarding the relchstug building ln llerlln und trlod to disarm them. Tho troopa fired und soverat por sons wero killed or woundod. Order was then restored. iiiwioNSTnATons mauch THltOlKJH KTUKICTS Of CITV. IHHILIN, Jan. 13. Up to 2iJ0 this ufternoou putillo ordor had not boon restored in connection with tho demonstrations before, tho rolchstag. lllg processions passed along tho Atroots converging Into tho Koenlg- splatz from nil quartora. Numerous factories closed, Tho demonstrators bore flags In scribed. "Wo domund an unrestrict ed workers' .councils bill." Numerous speeches wore delivered from the steps of the relchstag pro-' testing ngulnst the bill In Ha pres ent form. Tho street oar servlco was kmrtly ausponded, the men being on sirinu. The public security polios restrict ed thniiisulvr-H to guarding; the relch stug with strong forces. KIIOP8 AIU3 STHIPPjuD AT OHKItllAUHH.V. 1U0HLIN, Monday, Jan. 12.. Plundering on a largo sc.ilo oocurrod today in tho occupied town of Oberhausen. Men ntonned tlm lown Hall, Milled arms, Uirow tho archives Into tho street and stripped thn chops. Tins disturbances spread to tho vlllagos of Marsehoh and Ilruck bauon, whero the plundorors used firearms ngalnit tho police. Order has not yet boon restored, Oberhausen is n. city of about 100, Ono at the Junotlon of the Cologne ilamburg und Wejcl-Hmmcrlch ,lt '7. "'""t'od Just north ot Mulhelm. liotmnrseboh and llrack Jiauson are Just east of the Hhlne In tho aamo region. - CO VI :HNM U.N T TA K KH AAiPLi: i'Hi:u.vi7noNs. LONDON, Jan. 13, A dispatch to nl f'f cha"B .Telegraph from ller lln dated Monduy says: "The government is taking; pre cautions agulnst disorders, Includ ng Die burrlcadlng of tho front ot tho 'parliament bhlldlngs. Tho now railway strikes west ward nnd tho stuppngo of tclo Phonlo and tclegraphlo commmuca- nuii utu causing mucn norvousness." Prohibitionists to Meet July 21 al Lincoln, Neb. WASHINGTON, Jan. 13. The na tional exocutlvo committso of the prohibition sirty tonight selected Lincoln. Neb, and July "l aji the place and tlmo for the 1320 national convention of the rarty. Thoughts to Think About Ixivo lon;rthona life. Your excuso for your failure will nov.'r mako it nnythlne but failure. Uxtuses only woslo time. Man shows his good behavior and gelt, his good looks by Bcattoring sun h no along tho pathway of tlio sor roiving. Thero aro ihroo Important advan tages In using. World Want AiUj (1) Convenience, (2) Low Cost; (3) tjulck llesults. Tolephono Osage 6000 and usK for a World Wut Ad Taker.