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The Evening Journal 23,033 The Weather Circulation Yesterday ! -#•' m Fair tonight and Friday, slightly odder tonight, fresh northwest winds. Non-Returnable T I ATE NEWS EDITION -A WILMINGTON. DELAWARE, THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 9. 1922 TWO CENTS. THIRTY-FIFTH YEAR. NO. 130 18 PAGES 52 REPUBLICANS IN SENATE, 218 IN HOUSE, CLAIM DUPONT ELECTED FOR SHORT TERM CHANGE OF FIGURES GIVES DUPONT LEAD OF 73 FOR SHORT TERM Discrepancy in Fourth Ward Returns on Unofficial Sheet Re duces Bayard Vote Considerably and Overcomes Early Ma jority of 79 REDUCES LONG TERM LEAD TO 411 Ohrrk np of the nnofürlal return* | of Tuesday*« election «how« that Senator T. Coleman duPont ha« been •Jected United State* Senator for the short term from election day to March 4 next by 73 majority. An error In entering return* for the Third district of the Fourth ward In *he figure* pointed yceterday ha* been dl*eoTerod that reduce* the orat, by 156 votes, and reduces *hc rote for Senator duPont by 8. This turn« the majnrfty of 75 credited on nie for Thoma* F. Bayard, Pemo tfle unofficial figure« to Mr. Bayard h! tfv &«*««* f«* 1 »he sheet term lnto f a majority of 73 for Senator dnPont on the face of the unofficial figure«. majority In the State for Mr. Bay-1 as board of canvass at noon began tabulation of the official Tote. The change In the Fourth ward figures also reduces the unofficial (Continued on Page Sixteen.) REPUBLICANS TO FILE CONTESTS Recount of Vote for Senator Will Be Asked in Some Districts OFFICIAL CANVASS NOW BEING MADE Canvassing of the ballots of New CABtle county was started by Chief Justice Pennlwell and Judge Rice in Superior Court at noon today. After the calling for and depositing of the certificates of election of the var ious districts, the court adjourned until 2.30 o'clock. At 2.30 o'clock 25 contests had been filed In various districts of the county to ascertain the vote for U.' S. Senator In those districts. When the court convened, the as -istant* and bailiff were sworn In after which Prothonotary Harvey Hoffecker called in the election cer tificate«. Prothonotary Hoffecker Is assist ed by Joseph H Bartlett. The as sistants to the Judges, In addition to Messrs. Hoffecker and Bartlett, are David M. HUlegas and Alexander R. Abrahams, Republican clerks; Edward H. Hobbs and Eugene Hard psty. Democratic clerks; Reuben Patterthwalte, Jr., Republican n t tomey, and Clifford V. Mannering.j Democratic attorney; Clarence A. Southerland and Frank L. Speak-1 man will be attorneys for the Re publicans in contests. Francis de H. Janvier Is counsel for the Demo crat The vote in Kent county Is being Continued on Page Eight. FINED ON ASSAFLT CHARGE. f assault and bat-] Walter Taylor was fined $5 and costs, Judge Hastings this njornlng. Heintz siirf that he and two others were lor wa* a member, and that he was ts t \t . N 4.50 P. M. High water.. 2.55 A. M. 3.20 P. M I*Q"' wa t er , ,11.20 A. M. 11.45 P. M . - ~ 11 1 = - LOST. On a charge Wallace Heintz, tery on assaulted. TODAY'S TEMPERATURE At The Evening Journal Office. 12.01 P. M. .54 1.00 P. M..58 8.00 A. M. .49 10.00 A. M. .53 SUN AND Tn»E. Sun rises Sun sets IP'nd of Christiana. LOST—In Postoffice. Monday afternoon. No. 8 Waterman Fountain Pen. Re turn to Evening Journal Office. nov9-lt (Continued on Page Seventeen.) Delawareans Should Respond 100 Per Cent, to the Red Cross Roll Call ! g ' ♦ MOTT TALKS Jersey Prosecutor Will Pre sent Hall-Mills Case Early MEN, 1 WOMAN MAY BE INDICTED NEW BRUNSWICK, N. J., Nov » —(United Pres«).—Wilbur A. Mott, special prosecutor In charge of the Investigation of the murder of the Rev. Edward W. Hall and Mrs. Elea nor R. Mills, met Justice Charles W. Parker, of the Supreme Court and Alfred B. Gibbs, foreman of the Somerset grand Jury it» the Somerset county court today, Further delay In arresting the alleged slayers of the Reverend Ed ward W. Hall and Mrs. Eleanor Mllls developed today, After a conference of prosecutors and detectives at Somerville today, special prosecutor Mott stated no decision had been reached as to when the grand Jury would meet to hear the evidenc would not meet this week and there would be no arrests this week. Officials investigating the murder declare that the Jury will be asked Continued on rage Sixteen. but that It. . SEE PROSPERITY IN P. 0. RECEIPTS Wilmington Office Reports 16.17 Per cent. Increase During October « 12 OTHER CITIES REPORT GAINS Special to The Evening Journal. WASHINGTON Nov. 9 —The Wil mington post office stands well up In the list of fifty representative cities In the amount of increase in postal receipts. It was announced at the Post Office Department today, receipts for Wilmington for the month of October totaled $48.097.69 The as compared with $41,403.39, an increase of $6,69'4.30 over the same month last year, or 16.17 per cent. In reporting on these fifty repre sentative offices, the department said: "A tremendous industrial re vlval is Indicated In October postal | receipts In fifty repreeentative in dustrlal cities. Thirteen cities show-j ed gains over October, 1921. of morel than 20 per cent, and four of more than 30 per cent." The largest percentage of Increase t»" 32.95. reported by Topeka. Kan-, . *«?• Three other cities— Oakland. ] 'Cullfornia. with 32.64; Albany, with 31-57, and Phoenix, Arizona, with, •' gain* of more than 30per] 06 " 1 ' ''iimlngton stands at the head of aucb " Madison. Wisconsin; • ou ' h B, " d ' Ind.; Savannah, Ga.; Jackson, Miss., and Shreveport, La. r WARRINGTON LORES JOB. Patrolman George L. Warrington, who had been summoned to answer to charges refused to appear before lhe Bureau of Police yesterday af by.'ternoor. and was ordered dismissed, Warrington, who was reported off; duty *ick on Hallowe'en night. «»ughly handled t wo j J T,en -J Ater arr ^ 8t1 "^ them and bring lng them to the police station in the ; (patrol wagon. They were released Jclpal Court. I wom\n IMI ni n I »OMA.N INJURED Miss Martha Matthews, of Elm i hura *' w * s e ,1 K h,| V injured by b ®-1 ln« thrown ngninst the wind shield: when her automobile collided with a | bus of> the Wllmington-Mnrshallton j line, operated by Collls Hurd, 624] South Connell street, early last night at Fourth and Union streets. Both cars were slightly damaged. Eversharp *ens. —Adv. Pencils. Eng. Free. Brofeky's, 825 Mkt. Waterman Tlw Death Pit at Spangler Where Eighty Lives Were Lost «1 fcH ; ■ • r il - i , ' I C -v 4 ■ *■ _ V W » Mi 4 &7' * y k ScH- • t e , l r V ! I - **dr 1 • —M-1 0 • 'N y/f . 1 $ W P if Ibkv ■ * SÈÊM -■*4 > » V ô**cn « _ Relatlvee and friends eagerly scanned the faces of the dead brought from the pit of the Reilly mine, atSpangler, Pa., where the greatest dis. tster in American mining history tçok place. This photograph shows th e mouth of the mine pit. out of which rescue parties carried the bodlei >f miners who had met death from poison gas or Are. Bodies are shown covered with canvas on hastily constructed litters. The men equipped with gas helmets are members of rescue partie« hastily rushed to the scene. CITY TO RECALL ARMISTICE DAY Sirems to Blow on Saturday in Honor of World War Dead jMAYOR ASKS p 0 R OBSERVANCE h Whereas the Governor of the ! State of Delaware has Issued a request to the people of this I State for the proper observance ■ of Armistice Day and Whereas, the City of Wllmlng- 1 1 ton desires to show its gratitude [ I to those who served and died In j the World War, ! Now. therefore, I. LeRoy Har j vey. Mayor, do hereby request j all citizens of our city to pause I In their dally occupations for i one minute at 11 a. m. Saturday, November 11th. 1922, and recall the heroic and patriotic service of the men and officers of the ! American Legion. In witness Whereof, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the seal of th* City of Wilmington to be affixed this ninth day of November, in the of our Lord, one thousand nine hundred a.nd twenty-two. i 11 jl - by a long blast from the siren of tnoi Wilmington Provision Company, th ,„ g | gna i a ll persona in the j t y ftre tQ cease WO rk and devote a minute to silent tribute to the men, a|)d women w ho gave their lives In li >; ear LeROT HARVEY. Mayor. Celebration of the fourth anniver of Armistice Day wilt be an il o'clock Saturday »an nounced at Continued on Page Sixteen. COUPLE AGREE TO LIVE TOGETHER As the young couple have agreed to live together again, lhe case of Robert Givens, charged vrth non lsj*uPP ort of hi* *ife and child, w . ce ntl n u ed until upon nrobatlon officer bv Judge! assis ant probat on om er. * Hastings. In Mun'elp.1 Court thta „„n.erine for hearing yesterday. He! was represented by James Saulzbury. Th e ease of Willard Scott, charged wHh non .„ U pp„ rt of his wife, was rontlnued for one week because of s of adjustment of their dif r « nC es. Scott was represented by Ca j pb jj. R Urc henal. j Thp pasp of Alfred W. Blshell, : char - ed non-support of his ! wlfp WIU> continued until Monday atf (hp j. PqU p st 0 f W. W. Knowles, coun sei for the defendant. For Clover Dairy Safe Milk phone 1540-1541.—Adv. Prosperity Conies With Winter , Heads of Many U. S. Industries Declare (Copyright. 1822, by United Press Association). Prosperity and winter are coming on. hand in hand, according to a symposium of heads of the nation's great industries. When Charles M. Schwab declared In a recent speech that never In his career had he forseen better condi tions than are "Just ahead" he raised a question which was answered in exclusive statements to the United Press by ten outstanding business men In the country. Increased employment vouched for by the Labor Department at Washington, better home conditions for the great purchasing public, per mitting more business with lower]'!' prices and a general settling down to normalcy are given as some rea for the outlook for the coming sons winter and spring. Among the industries canvassed BRITISH SLAIN IN TURK CAPITAL Kemal Reaffirms Ultimatum Against Alllied Ships in Straits NEAR EAST WAR SEEMS CERTAIN LONDON. Nov. 9 (United Pres«.) Declaration of martial law In Con stantinople 1« Imminent, it was un derstood on good authority here to day. Allied high commissioners were said to have decided on this drastic Step as the Turkish Nationalists openly defied Allied warnings and: continued to extend »bed author extend »he» autnor c i a8 h with Turks, and the situation „ lrem .ly grave, according to Mustapha Kemal sent a note to the French high commissioner re iterating his demand that the Allied forces be withdrawn from Constan tinople and that Allied warships be removed from their strategical (Continued on Page Two) - .MISS HAGAN IMPROVES. Miss Katherine Hagan, 4SI South Broome street, who recently under- ; went an operation for appendicitis at the Delaware Hospital, Is lm- j --- - ■— I Mundy Bro«. Sell Furniture.—Adv. ty. British soldiers have been killed at Constantinople, apparently In a lng. ; war years I dustry faces the future with confl according to Alston H. Garslde. head of the Industrial department of the were: Packing. textiles, hotels, movies, clothing, shoes, automobiles, furniture and the American farm bureau. Exclusive statements from heads of these Industries follow: Parking "The meat packing business Is In a better condition than It ha* been for several years" declared Charles E Herrick, president of the Insti tute of American Meat Packers "Meat values are more nearly stable now. and the export trade continues somewhat larger than during pre The entire packing In dern'?." . tiles The outlook In the cotton and wool Industries Is very encouraging. Continued on Page Sixteen. STATE TEACHERS MEET ÄT DOVER Students of Caesar Rodney School Make Physical Education Exhibit FLORENCE M. HALE GIVES ADDRESS! semlon of the fourth aryiual meet lng of the Delaware State Teachers' , . . _ ! Association convened here in . tat# ; armory today with several hundred ; Special to The Evening Journal. DOVER. Nov. 9.—The opening Warren Yerger, of duPont High i School, president of the association, presided and the Rev. Benjamin ' Fish Thompson, rector of Christ P. ^ Church made lhe invocation, af ter w hich greetings were given by ffiste Superintendent of Public In struction fir. H. V. Holloway, from the State Board of Education; Prof. Davls A. Ward, superintendent of public school» of Wilmington; Dean ' E. Laurence Smith, of the Unlver (Continued on Page Two.) - teachers present. to six persons today through our Classified. Advertising Depart ment. Look through the classified advs. and If your name Is there come to the Journal office and receive Tree tickets for two (war tax paid) to see the special production "Love Is an Awful Thing." at the Arcadia and "Where Is My Wandering Boy To- night." at the Majestic, Friday night. See page 17 today SEE THE MOVIES TOMORROW. Invitations to the Movies are ex IllSE TERMINAL FOR FIRST TIME _____ * Canadian Schooner Unloads j yesterday afternoon, inbound from Annapolis, Nova Scotia, anchored for a time off the mouth of the Christiana, while its skipper. Cap tain Creighton Haughan, visited the Customs House in the Engineer Building. Sixth and King streets. This formality over. Captain Haughan piloted his ship to the Terminal and made fast alongside the 1210-foot quay, now rapidly nearing completion. He made the brief trip through the mouth of the Christiana and to Ihe Terminal with out the least difficulty. The "Maid of France" draws only 14 and one half feet of water, while there Is from eighteen to twenty feeA in th«, (■Continued on Page Eight) Pulp as Initial Business * for New Port CAtlTUM CAPTAIN HAUGHAN TO rnMP APAIM 1 U GOME AGAIN the Although Wilmington's new 12. 000.000 Marine Terminal, on south hank of the Christiana. not he finished and formally open ed until after (he new year, U be gan business today by unloading a cargo from the three-masted schoon [ OT "Maid of France." The vessel sailed up the Delaware C. I. STENGLE WINS SEAT IN CONGRESS * Charles L Stengle. son of the Rea-, Adam Stengle. 407 West Twenty first street, and a former resident of thl * city, was one of the success ful Democratic nominees for Con Kr „„„ in jj aw York, having won out j, y a plurality of over two thousand,) Brooklyn district. In a Republics Mr Stengle attended the public | schools in this city and was a grad-, ,lat e of •h® Goldey Business College, H ® I > *" tor of ,h< " I*elP"'e M. E. Church some years ego. and I later as paator of the Armory Church j *n Dover, during which time he was elected Chaplain In the Delaware legielature. Mr. Stengle for ft number of ye*rs has been a resident of New York ; City, and for the past six years has served a« secretary of the New York ] Civil Service Commission. I MUST PAY COURT COSTS. Pleading being drunk, Ciaymont, was dismissed upon pay-] ment of costs, by Judge Hastings In Municipal Court, this morning. He allowed until 6 o'clock tonight to pay the costs of $1.70. a charge of ; guilty to John S. Hamlll. °f ! ■ I ■ N. C. WAFFLES. Nobis Cafeteria, »th St. Entrance Wil. Sawings Fund Bldg.—Adv. REPUBLICANS IN CONTROL OF TIIE NEW CONGRESS LODGE« I.EM 18,090 FOR SENATE Frazier, Non-Partisan, Wins Senatorship in North Dakota - BOSTON', Nov. »(United Tress!. Democrata Insisted today upon a ra count of the senatorial vote, al though (Inal ligures Indicate that, Senator Lodge's plurality over Col. William A. Gaston, the Democratic jcandidate, was more than 8,000. Pe-j tltlons for a now tabulation are be-1 lng prepared. Republicans claim that a recount] will have no effect upon Lodge's plu-i rallty, but the Democrats and the. Liberal Republican , which supported Gaatun, re-| Massachusetts Leag fuse to concede the election, and say that a recount will send their can didal* to the Senate. » (United .—iciest returns lndtoated the election of Lynn J. Frazier, Non-1 partisan to the United State. Sen 1 . ». ,« hv . from North D *• > n „ Jority of about 8000. With 75» pre , Inct. out of 211» in 'he State> jr* »• I be heard from. J. F. T. O Conner j was leading by 7254. O'Conners : lead was being constantly cut down Tress ) ate land all of th* precincts to be heard from are la heavy Non-partisan ter rltory. O'Connera chief supporters privately conceded his defeat. In 794 of premo Court bench almost 30,000 and there 1« but little j doubt that she has been elected. COLUMBUS. O.. Nor. 9 (United Pro** )—Purring errors L_ the State's 8600 preclnt«, Ohio to day had. neoubllcan governor R ' p "î! d a R*P ubllcan *° w "0 I with a Democrat. Rejected the proposed amendment to the state constitution legalizing Untied Replaced a Democrat States Senator with a Republican. ■ will]*»l« ""d manufacture of light wines _ elect, defeated 1.1s Republican op ponent. Carml Thompson, by 15.000 '"congressman Simeon I). Fess. Rs publican candidate for United State» Senator running against Senator At lee Pomerene. Demoerat, was elect ed with a lead of 47.000 votes. Fess earrled the rural and dry district« 1 by a landslide. The majority against the proposed beer and wine amendment may reach 150.000. Mis« Florence E. Allen, land Independent. again into aecond place In the five-corner ed fight for two seats on the Su tler lead was Cleve forged WEST CHURCH CALLS OR. SONNE The congregation of West Presliy-j terian Church at a special meeting last night unanimously decided to call the Rev. A. W. Sonne. D. D.. to the pastorate of the church. meeting was presided over by the Rev. Charles H. Bohner, pastor of Hanover Presbyterian Church. Dr. Sonne has served as pastor of The the First Presbyterian Churh, Flemington. N. J. for the past twelve years. He is an alumnus of , rinceton Theological Seminary and Is a mem ber of the New Brunswick Presby * e ry. Communication with Dr. Sonne will begin at once. He will be offer 0 d a salary of $4500 and fres use of the church manse. Moving expenses will also be paid. The Dev. Dr. Sonne Is called as the i successor to the Rev. U. Franklin Smiley, who resigned the pastorate several months ago. of CHRISTMAS SHOP OrEN TONIGHT The Christmas Shop, which Is be ing conducted by the Women's Club of Trinity Church In the show rooms of the Wilmington Automobile Com pany. will be open this evening until 9 o'clock. The shop will close to The proceeds of the sale morrow, will be given to charity. Senate and House Bal ance of Power, How ever, Seems to Be in Hands of Radicals. Republicans Ixise 10 States, Democrats 2. Wets Add to Repre sen tat ton Both in Houses REVISION MAY SHOW CHANGES ! ■ fsr the final „bowed that the WASHINGTON, Nov. 0 (United PrtM).—Virtually complete election return* which will not alter very official count today, tremendous Re public Congremloniil n ij >rlt!*a of 1920 hud been «l&Hhed to *uch nar row margins that Republtoan con trol on much Important legislation Is certain to be jeopardized. In the Senate the Republican plurality will not exceed ten and mey be less, In lh » »he Republican strength will only be about 1« more ,h * n * h « combined strength of the Democrats and the so-called radical ptrtlM The Senate stands 52 Republicans, Democrats, one Farmer-Labof ] one doubtful. Returns yet to come probably cannot affect the doubtful contest being In Utah. and a Slight chance existing In North Dakota that the Republicans will win. The House stands 218 Republl rans —*n e**ct majority of the 48S more than two seat member«: 206 Democrats, four of Other parties including on * ^dependent, and two ! Labor; with seven dt-trtots doubtful or too incomplete to Justify a predic tion. Most of the doubtful districts wero favoring Democratic t datM la4c report „. candi i These figures would insure the Re pul)llMln|i nomlnaI controI of (ha House organization, carrying with it , f , hf . re ho , : '™ k party ranks In the * ,a " t ' Ihe Representative* of ,b ® ™dlc.l partie, gen ® ral, y have voted with the Demo* craUl - an But the work - passage mea» lie many ab sentees or should there be n mild In Utah. Senator King was not yet certain of his re-election though h4 was leading in early morning re turns. by more than 1700. North Dakota's returns were not complet* because of bad weather and conse quent delay In getting the count Iq from remote rural sections and i| wan theferoe uncertain whether J, F. T. O'Conner. Democrat, or Lynq J. Frazier, had won. Returns now indicate the election of L. J. Fra zler, Non-Partisan, by 8,000 major* ;uy. Returns early today seemed tit make conclusive the defeat of t more Republican stalwarts In tht West — Senator Miles Poindexter, Washington, who was ousted by C. d. Dill, his Democratic adversary, amt Senator Frank B. Kellogg, Minne sota. who will be succeeded by Hen« rlk Shipstead. Farmer-Labor Non* Partisan League candidate. Kellogg's defeat by Shipstead was one of the most surprising upsete of the campaign, although it was evi dent for some time that Kellogg (Continued on rage Two.) Company wa* 00mpa ]|, d Ias t Tuesday evening be tw „ en g go and 12 o'clock to call Irw a dollb i P reserve force to take ow«| tb e calls made concerning th» e i eet ion. The company's local change handled 1S.000 Tuesday evening as compared with! 5.000 calls handiod during the cor« responding hours Tuesday evening of last week. Four telephones Installed by th» company in The Evening Journal -A offices especially for election servie« j were constantly busy nearly all Tuesday night and Wednesday morn* lng with expert operators In charge. In addition the regular telephone» of The Evening Journal were als« busy during those hours. TELEPHONE EXCHANGE HAD BUSY NIGHT ex calla last!