It proposed that all wage disputes
be held in abeyance pending the con
ference, holding that, the matter of
wages could be quickly adjusted to
the satisfaction of all as soon as the
question of rules had been settled.
In Response to Request.
The telegram was sent in response
troubles. It includes points which
were termed "labor self ejident and
inalienable rights," which, it said,
would have to be settled at the pro
posed conference, anil specified that
the national agreements should not
be discounted in any way pending
the outcome of the proposed confer-
The statement In the telegram was
signed by J. F. Anderson, vice presi-1
dent International Association of
Machinists Edward Tegt.meyer, vice
president International Brotherhood
of Blacksmiths, Drop Forgers and
Helpers of America William Atkin
son, assistant president International
Brotherhood of Boilermakers, Iron
Shipbuilders and Helpers of Ameri
ca J. W. Burns, representing Amal
gamated Metal Workers' Internation
al Alliance Edward J. Evans, repre
senting International Brotherhood of
Electrical Workers, and Martin K.
recognize, therefore, the follow
"That a conference committee be
called composed of practical me
chanical department officials from
each of the general managers' dis
tricts to represent the carriers and an
equal number of representative? se
lected by the employes to represent
."Just as our forefathers in 1776
declared that certain principles of
freedom were so evident and inalien
able, sq today our members hold*hat
the following principles are self-evi
dent and inalienable industrial
"1—The right to organise and
negotiate collectively through
representatives of their own
"2—The protection of employ
es against discrimination bccause,.
of membership in tradf uniontf
or because of legitimate trade
"3—The right of the majority
in each craft on each railroad to
determine what organization
shall represent them, this organ
isation to have the right to ne
gotiate an agreement which
shall apply to all workers in thc
"4—The right of the majority
of each craft on each railroad to
elect a committee or rcpresenta
tives who shall handle all griev
ances which may arise affecting
all employes of the craft in a_-
jt, cordance with the provisions of
"5—Eight hours as the recog
nifed measure of the standard
work day, payment for time
worked in excess of the. regular
eight hours at proper overtime
rates for the various classes of
"The beginning and ending ot
working shifts to be so arranged
as to permit of living arrange
ments by employes and their
"8—Clear and concise defini
tion in the case of each craft of
the work to be performed by
mechanics and helpens.
"t—The establishment ef ap
prenticeship requirements so as
to develop k. sufficient number of
"tfr—Applicants for employment
m* mechanics to show that they
tatojflervwd an apprentices hip of
rs,, or performed ,me
wo^k for a similar!ipe
not be denied employ,
when their' services are
for any Mason other than
inability to perform the
for which they are making
—Craft poiat seniority to
4. ." ..
Accept President Harding's
Suggestion To Settle
Chicago, April 7.—Five railroad
.labor 5 8 0 0 0 0
tonight submitted to. President Hard j,ea.g-ue of Nations, submitted from
Ing labor's plan for ending Industrial various sources, has fyeen begun hers
,. deputes between the road a and their by the committee of the League ap
workers, proposing that the president pointed to deal with this subject. The
ea.ll a conference of representatives committee met yesterday with A. .T.
of both sides at which new rules gov- Balfour of England presiding, and
ernjhg- working conditions .would be with members representing Belgium,
^worked out to take the place of the China, Colombia. Cr.echo-Slovakia.
ir 'p» r^»!?-V ^y^r'tn^f ".v'^n-v
,. LEAGUE PACT
Arc Considered By Sub-"
Geneva, April 7.—Examination
amendments to the covenant At the
D&tlonaJ .agreements now in dispute Denmark, France, Italy, Japan, Spain
before the railroad labor board. and Uruguay present.
The proposal was contained in a It discussed the amendments ofter
statement by representatives of the I cfl regardintt the permanent court of
Ave mechanical unions and was? sent .arbitration, the extension of arbitra*
to tb« president by B. T. Jr-well. tion and conciliation under the league,
president of the railway employes' the relaxation of the unanimity rule
department of the American Federa
tlon of I-flbor.
in the assembly and the council, the
action to be taken with regard to a
member-state failing to pay its con
tribution to the I.league, the method of
the selection of the non-permanent
members of the council, and the at
tachment to thf League of States too
small to be full members.
l^eft To Committee.
The telegram was sent in "r committee which is to* report to the
to a request from 1 resident Hal ding I amendments committee early in May.
at a recent conference he hclrl with
These questions were left to a sub-
Mr. Jewell that, labor submit it* P'ar]:consideration of the Scandinavian
for ending the railroad industrial
enee. poned until after the return c* Rene
It was suggested that the confer- viviani from America.
ence be held under the jurisdiction
of thc railroad labor board which
would have full' authority over it.
Eight Hour Day.
Included in the 12 points which
the unions said should be upheld
were the basic eight hour day, the
j-ifht of collective bargaining, the
right of each craft to decide what!
orisanlzation should represent, it in
any conference with employers and
adjustment of "proper pay," for ov
ertime work. I
No wire' connection was possible
yesterday between this city and
points west of here, but reports re
ceived from trains arriving from the
west indicated that the trouble is
quite general as far west as Devils
L*ke. Telephone lines north of here
are reported to be out as far as Win
nipeg, and connection '-could not be
made with Crookston yesterday until
considerable repair work had be.en
done. A telegraph wire was in oper
ation as far north as Recite.
No damage has been reported
south this city except at several
points just south of Larimore. It is
believed that great damage lias been
done to the wires and poles on all
branch lines northwest of this city.
Seven repair crews have been sent
out by the telephone company from
the Twin Cities and Fargo, and as
others are to arrive this morning it
waB believed last night that a line
will be cleared as far west as Lari
more by about noon today. It was
not thought, however, that the en
tire west line can be cleared for sev
While the rain which fell Wednes
day caused an unusualtf large
amount, of ice to form on the poles
and wires, it. was only after the
strong wind began to blow yesterday
that the trouble was caused. Twen
ty-one poles were blown down in one
stretch on the west line and it was
believed that in aJl more than 150
poles were forced to the ground.
This, it was claimed, is the greatest
damage that has been suffered by
communication during the past year.
"Shop vs. Slumber.
When late at night old Farmer
Jones lies down to rest his weary
bones, the day's events are friends or
foes that make or mar his night's re
pose. If Cleopatra, Brindle's calf, has
smashed the pasture gate in half, or
if a. wren has scared a sheep, then
Jones is restless in his sleep. If ths
blue oxen ran away, if rain fell on
the new mown hay, if the pink roost
ers had a fight, then Jones puts in a
fearful night. If Buttercup upset the
pall, or Dobbin switched his rawhide
tail, if Buster broke his bridle
check, then Jones can't sleep to save
his neck. But on the other hand, by
t)ing, if Jones had luck with every
thing. no quarrel with goose or lamb
or hog, then Jones sleeps like a fallen
log. If Brindle's son in conscious
mood did nothing worse, than chank
his food if the blue oxen »toed the
mark-from peep of day *111 after dark
if Buttercup was nice as tilk while
Jones was stripping down the milk
If Dobbin kept hia tall in place nor
slammed it in his master's face if
the pink roosters all the day pursued
the straight and narrow way if every,
thing was at its best, then Jose* jrats
establishment of rea
for the pro
health and safety Of
April 4.—At as hearing here
before the nptrUlSM eom
on land and orchard, damage
contended that it waa in
of replanting Orch
1 be determined by
the fts* «f the
the value of the'wood
or orriad away and alao f»r
i, pM*lded the felted
no eMMnei^i*! *»lue.'
night of rest. Some men have
stores instead of land, with clerks in^
stead of mules on hand some have
cafes instead of mows, with custom
ers instead of cows some men have
instead of pens, stenographers
heas, eleetrie plant* instead
and engineers in plaqa of
goats some 'men raise rent instead of
pork, use fountain pen instead ot
fork be it on farm, or iif a band,
•bank, restaurant, or peanut stand,
that fellow has a level head who
does not take his Vsbop" to bed.
If history really repeated Itself,
Is sometimes said, school teachers
wottld hear far better recitations in
most instances than they, do 'hear.,
"l*rh»g Heart Exposed at Hospi
tal. St. Paul Farmer^ .Dispatch.
Can tlM aatlent ever look the doctor
in the face .again?
three Oeata a word for an ad in the
decided to postpone
to the economic block-
decided to ask Argentina
jf jt desires, a statement
of its Amendment, pro-
viding that all sovereign states be ad
mitted to the league on their request.
The discussion of I he Canadian
amendment for »the elimination of
ten of the covenant was post
BY HEAVY WIND
Many Ice Laden Poles and
Wires Blown Down
Northwest of City
Practically all wire communication
was cut off east, west and north of
this city by the sleet storm of Wed
nesday night and the heavy storm
which blew down many ice laden tel-
.. .. v. ephone and telegraph poles over a
5^Je^^d?i^thCrh00di'arge p^of this section of the coun
try Thursday, according to informa
tion given out by local telephone otfi-
Railway Carmen of America.
National and local Roles.
The statement said that the unions
did not contend for'continuation of
any rule which was not just and that
it would be easy to decide at the
proposed conference what rules
could be made national and what
matters would have to be settled lo
"Ou)r present, national agreement
provides the only safeguard for the
transportation industry against in
justice and industrial welfare and
for this reason it. must not be dis
continued until at the conference ta
ble an understanding has been had
hy mutual agreement as to the fun
damental guarantee of industrial jus
tice," said the statement, in part.
HeraM. If yon advertise br the
Two dollan a line willpmy Car a
whole month, if yon would
rather have It that way,
Bat by day Or by month. If you will'
Br beginning today yonll be *atr:
one reads them,, are always
^"-1 -.»-•«*•• 11-
Veribest Apricots, 2% can.
Veribest Apricots,- No. 1 can
Royal Cherries, No. 1 dan
Fowler Sliced Peaches, No. 2 can.
Helmet Bartlett Fears, No. 2 canv
lbs., very good. 26c
Peanut Butter, per lb...... .18c
A good standard Wisconsin, corn, 8 cans 34c
Burt Olney Bantam, 3 cans 74c
Red Feather Corn, 3 cans 50c
Red Feather Sweet Peas. 3 cans. 55c
Fort Totten Dimpled Sweet Peas, 3 cans 6gc
Fedora. No. 2 can, 3 for..... ..44c
Red Feather, No. 2 V4 can, 3 for. 59c
Fort Tojten, No. 2y% can. 3 for.... .68c
Hp. 8 can.
3 cans 44c
Armour's,- tall, 3 Cans..... -42c
Armour's^ small, 3 cans 20c
Carnation, tall, *3 cans 48c
Carnation, small, 3 cans.... .21c
Nut Ola. 3 lbs.'. y74c
Nucco Nijt, 3 lbs '*OC
Northern Packing Co. lArd.
3 lbs. .56c
Radishes, hrtna grown, per
bun^h .. .t, .'.no
ill' "n»^pwp«^sp[f 'w
,, -V -•». I
vi ...'v:.v .7 -Vi.yv •1
GRAND FORKS HERALD, FRIDAY, APRIL 8, 1921.
COLLEGE WOMQt PAT RESPECTS TO MRS. HARDING AT THE WH)TE HQUSE
Mrs. BUdlng with/the group of oollcgc women before the White Home.
College women of the east paid their respects to the first lady of the land when they visited her at' the
White Mouse in Washington. From left to right, in the foreground, above, are Miss Ada Comstock. dean
of Smith college Mrs. Philip North Moore, president Nation* Council of Women Mrs. 3. S. Martin, executive
secretary of Association of College Alumnae 'Mrs. M. B. ftosenberry, president Association of College Alum
nae Mrs. Harding. Miss M. L. Harknem, president Southern Association of College Women, and Mis Elleu F.
Pendleton,, president of Wellesley.
'ALWAYS BUYING AND SELLING WITH THE MARKET"
"ANDY" CARLSON, PROPRIETOR AND MANAGER.
Our store will open to the public tomorrow morning: (Satur
day, April 9). We will sell groceries to consumers ^n the Cash
and Carry plan—saving you 10 to 30%.
Our stock is all clean, new, fresh groceries—and the quality is
the best—all well-known brands. Visit our store and see how oyr
prices appeal to your pocketbook. All goods marked in plain fig
ures. Courteous salespeople will be pleased to show you anything
you wish whether you purchase or not. Come see for yourself and be convinced,
GRAND OPENING SALE
SATURDAY, APRIL 9
Nu-Laid, per dozen
Wisconsin Cream Cheese, per lb 20c
Ltimburger Cheese, lb 40c
Blue Rose Rice, 5 lbs.... 33c
Santa Clara 30-40 size, 3 Tbs 85c
Santa Clara 60-60 size, 3 lbs 50c
Santa Clara S0-90^sizc, 3 lbs 34c
Peaches, 3 lbs ..70c
Cleaned Currants pkg 27c
Sunmaid Seedless Raisins, pkg 32c
Buy Your Groceries From Us For One Month, For Cash And See What Yoiir-Saving Will Be
Needs no introduction
No better or more delicious.
One cup will convince you.
Special price forf Saturday—
Karo Blu&'S-abel, 10-lb pail dde
Karo Blue Label, 5*b pail S5c
Karo Red Label. 10-lb i»all 75c
iro Red Label, 5-Tb pail 38c
Large size $1.32
Medium size ,66c
Small size SSc
PURE -maple: svrcp.
1 pint can 47c
Cucumbers, long, green, ea. ttc
Celery, specially ordered for.
this opening, 2 stalks. .88c
cauliflower, snowball, 'each, 88c
Strawberry Pieplant, tb.... i^c
Bead I^tuee ..........V, .18®
Red Globe Onions put hr. In
10-lb bags v.,.1%/
919 KITTSON AVE.
V/ ?.'.:.: v.
T"»t I *sr
Virginia Sweet, 2-Ib pkg... 10c
Virginia Sweet, 6-lb pkg...32o
Pllldburye Health Bran, per
Kellogg's Corn Flakes, S
Post Toasties, 3 large 4io
Cremo Breakfast Food 64 ot.
Armour's Oats, 3 large 83o
Quaker Oats, 3 large .80c
Mall Order Dept.
We give special attention to mail orders.
Make out your list and we will give it immediate
attention. It will pay you. to take advantage of
this department if you cannot come to the store
yourself. Our prices will save you from 10 to 30%
on your grocery bills. We will be pleased to.
q(uote prices„on articles not listed. Write us now.
Remember the Address
No Statement Made On Re
ported Action Via Cana
Wiwhihtrtbfa,' April 7.—Extradition
from Germany of Grover C. Bergdoll,
wealthy Philadelphia draft evadec. is
a diplomatic question arid is in "the
hands Nof the Stdti department., Secre
tary Weeks says in letter, to Sena
tor Cappftr ot Kansaa, public
toninht Vy tto* MiHtWi:..: y:
added, ho*fever, that ttife war depart
ment would "ufce evfery feffOft t.Ohave
Bergdoll returned to the custody of
the trait«d SttTeS military authori
State department officer* refused
today to discuss reports that jhe "Can
adian government, had bcen'asked fo
extradite Bergdoll fot violation of
Canadian passport regulations when
he' departed frotn that couhtry for
Germany. Secretary greeks, when
asked about the same reports, said
tush actlot^.ffould not surprise him.
The war secretary in his letter to
Senator Capper disclosed that as soon
as It wa« ascertained that Bergdoll
wa# In Germany. Brigadier General
AIl«n. commsridlng American forces
on the Rhine requested the authori
ties of the Baden government, where
Bergdoll had sought refuge, to return
him to the United States.
"TM? Baden government" the letter
continued, "refused the request on the
ground that 15ergdoll was not in th«
elate of Military offenders whose ex
tradition Was provided for by the
terms Of the armistice."
If you \»ave a Job for someone to do,
There's many a man would like to
For-if they knew where.
They would all be right there
So use a Herald Want Ad and they'll
all come to you.
None Better on the Market.
Fort Totten Egg Plums, No. 2 can... 28c
Red Feather* Egg Plums. ^No. #',4 can..25c
Fort Totten Tellow Free Peaches No.
2 can 3#c
Red Feather Yellow Free Peaches, No.
214 can 30c
Fort Totten Sliced Peaches No. 2 V4 can, 42n
Red Feather Sliced peaches. No. 2 M
can .". 35c
Fort Tottf Sliced Pineapple, No. 5 ',j
Red Feather Sliced Pineapple. No. 2
can .^i 43c
Fort Totten Black Raspberries, -No. 2
Red Feather Black Raspberries, No. 2
Fort Totten Red Raspberries. No. 2 can 4«e
Red Feather Red Raspberries, No. 2 can 43c
Rod Feather Royal Ann Cherries, No. 2
SOAPS AND POWDERS
Bath soap Peroxide, Geranium, Violet,
Verbena.-perfumed. 3 bars a
Good Tellow Laundry soap, 10 bars 4
Spotless Cleanser. 5 cans
Oold Dust, large size
Royal Lemon, small slsse
K. B. PRESERVES
King Beaches assorted flavor.
Knapp's tTnion Made
48c Brooms 48c
made in Eaat Grand Forks.
Every broonr having a tele
phone tab. While they last,
No broom like it tor the money.
Strawberries, box soe
California Navel, goodv sise,
GrapefruTt, 94 kite, 8 for...88c
Sunklst Lemons, dosen 87e
Bananas, per lb
Assorted, 3 for ..
Red Seal. 3 lbs...
Shelled Walnuts, per lb, 7So
ALLEGED HOLD UP
Chioago, April 7*-Herm«^ mts,
wifek in watching a home
where he was supposed to be hiding.
St. Louis, M0„ April 7.*—The shftbt^
lnc of Dr. J.' C. Jaeobson fOf which
tier man C. Press, alias Harry Lang,
"te arrested today in Chicago, oc
curred here March 28 last when Dr.
.Tacobson resisted an attempted hold-
in his office by two- men. One of
the alleged bandits, who said
•ftftv Burton 1$. of fraluth, Mlntt.,
Also was wounded. Both ar6 recover
ALLEGED AUTO THEFT
CONSPIRACY IS BARED
Detroit, Mich.. Apnl .—l^rtamoaiy
which federt.1 authonues i^ght
-lead to additional arrests, «n|P given
at the trial today of five n»«n charg
ed with conspiracy to steal automo
biles here and ship them abroad.
Almon C. Basdrn. a government
witness, who pleaded guilty to y»o,«
charge, told of an alleged arrange*
meat with a New Ttwk detective, un
der which the detective was to re
ceive $5,000 to aid in the export of
An English girl photographs fairies
"to proye they are real." Snakes are
also real, so they say, When thc mind
is in (he proper condition to see them.
"Men who swear should be ousted
from our schools." says a Boston man.
in that ease who would teach profane
4 Copies $1.00
500 10-IN. RECORDS
$125.00 Style .$ 85.00
$140.00 Style .$100.00
$150.00 Style .$1^5.00
$165.00 Style .$140.00.
$225.00 Style ..$150.00
Upright, fine condition,
$10 down $2 weekly
All Player Rolls
Special only $9.85
Hundreds of other bar
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