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WOMEN SPEAKERS’
PROGRAM READY
-Democratic State Campaign
Dates Are Arranged.
Miss Julia E. I-anders. chairman of
the Democratic women's speakers' bureau,
lias announced additional dates for wom
en speakers.
Mrs. Minnie li. Porter will speak at
Raleigh the night of Oct. 12 and at Salem
the night of Oct. 16.
Mrs. Olive Beldan Lewis will mfdress
women’s meetings on the night of Oct.
14 at Independence, on the night of Oct
15 at Tabb and on Oct. 16 at Winamaac
in the afternoon and at Star City at
night.
Miss Landers will address a women's
meeting on Oct. 15 in the auditorium of
the Central Public Library.
Mrs. Gertrude B. Fuller of Pittsburgh,
Pa., will speak at Gary the night of Oct.
IJ> at Logansport, the night of Oct. 20 at
Decatur, the night of Oct. 12 at !''pon.
the night of Oct. 12 and at Greenfield
the night of Oct. 23.
Mrs. Kate Hopper Hall of Rushville,
Ind., will speak at Eaglestowh- on Ocr. 12
at 1 p. in., at 3 p. m. at Joliet and at
Sheridan at night.
Mrs. Antoinette Funk of Chicago will
address Democratic women's rallies at
Lebanon on Oct. 11, at Vincennes Oct. 12
and at Elwood Oct. 14.
Mrs. Agnes F. Evans of Bloomington,
Ind- will make a tour of “Bartholomew
County Oct. 19 and will close the Demo
cratic campaign on Oct. 29 at Nashville.
Mrs. Hasley Willium Wilson of New
York City will speak at the following
Indiana meetings: Oct. 12. Elkhart; Oct.
13. South Bend: Oct. 14. Auburn; Oct. 15,
Angola; Oct. 16, Ft. Wayne.
Mrs. Mary Trenck will speak at Lin-
Hon on the night of Oct. 9.
FEW MEASURES
FOUND INCORRECT
City Inspector Says Mer
chants Are Fair.
Only one-half of 1 per cent of all the ,
packages of food and other merchandise
Rested for weight arid length in Indian- ;
Spoils stores during the fiscal year end
lag Sept. 30 by the city department of j
weights and measures were found incor- !
rect, according to the annual report of ;
Edward MeGuff. city inspector of weights
and measures, to the State department of
'weights and measures, completed today, j
Other facts contained in the report j
■ how Indianapolis merchants to be un
usually fair in the matter of weight* ;
und measures. Mr. MeGuff declared.
A total of 5,7** visits were made dur
ing the fiscal yrar with a total of 69,510
different inspections.
Two hundred and forty-six spring j
scales, eighteen dry measures, twenty - ;
four liquid measures, nine yard raeas- :
and four weights were confiscated.
t was necessary to make three prose
cutions during the fiscal year, Mr. Me-
Guff said
Particular attention is being paid at
the present time to the inspection of j
loads of coal.
So far the department ha* found, the j
Inspector said, that there was overweight I
on practically every load inspected.
POLITICAL GUNS
CRACK NEXT WEEK
Cox and Roosevelt Will Stump
in Indiana.
With both candidates on the Democratic
national ticket speaking in the State and
with all State speakers pounding bard
on the League of. Nations in a series of
speeches, next week will be the biggest
in the 1920 campaign in ludiaua.
The big guns of the campaign will be
tired nil week, starting Saturday. <>et. 9.
with the entry of Jines M. Pox, caniij- 1
date for President, who will sneak in a
number of cities In southern ludiaua. i
Next week be will speak in northern 1
Indiana.
Franklin D. Roosevelt, Democratic ]
candidate for Vice President, will open j
his second tour of the State Wednesday !
morning with an address at Crawfords-1
wllle at !) o'clock.
/ His schedule for the week is as fol- I
lows. |
I Wednesday—Orawl'ordsville, 9 o’clock;!
/tireetictstic, 12 o'clock; Brazil, 2 o'clock;
'Union, 5 oVtock; Terre Haute, 8:30
o'clock
f Sullivan, o’clortt; Vin
cennes. 11 o'clock; I’rluceton, 2 o'elock;
(North Vernon. 5 o'clock; Evansville, night.
Friday—Noblesville, 10 o'clock; Tipton,
12 o’clock: Kokomo, 2:30 o'clock; Marion,
night.
Thomas Taggart will have one of his
hardest weeks of'tbe campaign, starting
►Tuesday.
He will be with Gov. fox at Lafayette,
accompanying him the next day on his
trip across the State.
Thursday he will make a tour of Lake
Couity, with probably a night meeting In
Qry or Ilammond.
Friday he will speak at Oolitic In the
afternoon, and at Bedford at night.
■fames F. Byrns, South Carolina, will
address meetings in southern
starting Oct. IS at BrookviUe, as follows:
Oct. 19. Aurora; Oct. 20, Rising Sun; Oct.
21, Vevay; Oct. 22, North Vernon: Oct. 23,
Seymour.
John F. Crosby, assistant United States
attorney general, will make three ad
dresses in Indiana, speaking Oct. 25 at
Hanvilje. Oct. 26 at Greenfield and Oct.
27 at South Bend.
Meetings have been scheduled for Ed
win F. Fleet, assistant secretary of com
merce, for Oct. 11, 12, 13 and 14, at
Goshen, Elkhart, South Bend and War
saw, respectively.
Mexican Exposition
to Be Held in 1922
MEXICO CITY. Mexico, Oct. 6.—Plans
for Mexico's International Exposition
are assuming definite shape.
It has been decided to.hold the ex
position in 1922 instead of 1921, so as
to give more time for the erection of
the buildings and the preparatory work.
The year 1922 also glvea opportunity
for the celebration of the 100th anniver
sary of an event In Mexican history.
It was in 1822 that Spain first recog
nized the independence of Mexico.
Mexico’s great year was 1810, when
the fight for Independence was begun,
but as 1910 is a thing of the past, the
exposition must accep.t the next liest
thing.for centennial use.
It is believed that there will be ex
hibitors from all over the wv>Yld and
especially from the United States.
A number of ’exposition experts" are
In the field for the job of telling how
great expositions should bt managed.
Motorcycle Driver
F a lls Asleep; Dead
LA JUNTA, Colo., Oct. 6.—Falling
saWp in the seat of his motorcycle while
returning from a dance in the hills,
Harold Arntzen. 24, was hurled against
the rocky slope of an arroya, when the
•■nr plunged down a twenty-foot embank
ment and was instantly killed.
Herbert Salebrener, riding with Arnt
zen in a side-car attachment, .failed to
arouse the sleeping driver when he real
szed the motorcycle was headed for the
arroya n-a lumped in time to escape
injury.
CLASS OFFICERS
NAMED AT BUTLER
Gladys Her Chosen Editor of
‘The Drift/
Officers of senior. Junior and sopho
more classes were eleeied today at Butler
College.
The first appearance In four years of
“The Drift,” a school paper, will be
made shortly under the auspices of the
junior class, .
Miss Gladys Iler has been chosen as
editor: Henry P. Bruner has been named
business manager with George Loy as
assistant.
New class officers follow : Senior,
president. Pant J. Draper. Delta Tan
j Delta: vice president. Miss Gladys
Wainsley, Kappa Alpha Theta: treas
urer, Alexander Tuvins, Phi Deltu
Theta: secretary. Miss Gosalle Dcar
dorff, Delta Delta Delta.
Junior-President. Loren Shortridge,
Delta Tuu Delta; vice president. Miss
Florence Stanley, Pi Beta Pi: secretary,
Miss Marian Webb, Pi Beta PI; teasnrer.
Emil Cassidy, Delta Tan Delta.
Sophomore--President, Paul Brown,
Phi Delta Theta; other oflSc-rs will be
elected tomorrow morning.
Presidential nominations in the fre>:h
man class were deadlocked, and will be
considered again tomorrow morning, to
gether with other officers of class.
HEAVY TRAFFIC
ON ‘BOOZE LINE 1
CUTS PRICES
(Continued From Pare One.*)
riding, and the two men are charged with
operating a blind tiger.
Hansen gave his address as 1010 Eng
lish avenue, hut the police say he lives
at 33 West Henry street.
Diet* gave his address as 1123 Eoutli
West street, but the police say he lives
at Michigan street and Jeffereon avenue.
When the driver of a roadster bearing
automobile license 2219*4 attempted to
pass the police at n high rate of speed
Sergeant Bussell opened fire nn-1 the
bullets hit two tires of the speeding car.
CRIPPLED CAR
CAPTI RED.
The car weaved from side to side and
ended in a ditch.
The driver jumped out. leaped over
the fence and disappeared in a corn
field.
In the car was twenty gallons of “white
mule" whisky and twelve quarts of beer.
The automobile was brought to police
headquarters and the records of the sec
retary of state show that the license
on the car was issued to G. C. Griffith,
care of the Columbia Club, for a Ford
car, but the license was on an Overland
automobile, and no <. C. Griffith is a
mern'.ier of the Columbia Club.
TIP FOR ARREST
CAME TO ORUIbON.
Information which led to the arrest of
the “white mule” runners was received
at the office of C, J. OrbSson, Federal
prohibition enforcement agent, late yes
terday afternoon.
In a letter, sent special delivery, and
signed by a citizen of Hendricks County,
it wag revealed that a load of "white
mule" whisky was abont to be sent
from Clinton to Indianapolis.
The letter stated that the contraband
liquor would be shipped by auU'moblie
over the Rockville road, sometime* le
tween 0 o'clock last night and 7 ..clock
this morning.
The writer of the letter declared that
the occupants of the automobile would
be three men and two women, and de
scribed the auto as “either a Dodge or a
Maxwell touring car," the license plate
of which eonld not he ascertained, ac
cording to the Informer.
Mr. Orbison immediately turned the
letter over to the police.
NEW LIQUOR RAN
HITS THREE STATES
WASHINGTON, Oct. 7,—Prohibition
Commissioner Kramer today announced
that he has placed an absolute ban
against the withdrawal of liquor from
bonded warehouses in New York, New
Jersey and the major portions of Penn
sylvania.
i his action was taken to restrict Illicit
liquor traffic, Kramer stated, and all ap
plications for withdrawal of liquor in
these districts are being held in abey
ance.
The ban will be maintained for several
weeks. ,
Orders were issued to State directors
several weeks ago to lay the ban, Kramer
disclosed.
He declared that the effects have al
ready been noticeable, particularly In
New York City, where Illicit liquor traffic
is reported du the decline.
ASKS U. S. INQUIRY
ON WHEAT SLUMP
Kansas Governor Says Brokers
Forced Prices Down.
WASHINGTON. Oct. T.~President Wil
son is expected to refer the request of
Governor Allen of K&asas for an investi
gation of alleged manipulation of the
wheat market, to Secretary of Agriculture
Meredith, it was learned at- the White
House today.
Governor Allen, In a telegram to the
President, asked that there be an Investi
gation of present reduction in wheat
prices prices, which he charged was
forced. ♦
lie charged (hat Chicago dealers are
bringing Canadian grain into this country
at low prices because of the exchange
situation, and by tht* manipulation are
forcing wheat prices downward.
Jumps Out Window
After Baby Brother
I NEW YORK, Oct. 7.—Charles Para-
I rotto, 3, fell from a second story window
j into a clump of weeds.
His sister Mary, 9, leaped after him.
She calmly picked him up and carried
him into the house. Neither was hurt.
THE PROOF.
“There goes a horny-handed man of
toil."
“Who is he?"
“He works with me in the theater or
chestra.”—Baltimore American.
ELEPHANT LOSES WHISKERS TO TRIM MILADY’S NEW HAT
NEW YORK, Oct. 7.—Sparrows and
cats, although among the plainer and
more simply dressed members of the
animal kingdom, and although ex
ponents of an old family feud be
tween bird and beast yet form a Last
Laugh Club in order to gloat over
their more conspicuous and more
gaily colored brethren.
Modern efforts to clothe and deco
rate women In something always new
have caused terror all the way from
the lush grasses of the tropics to the
frosty heights of Tibet, and have
caused stout lion hearts to quake in
the depths of African jungles.
Not. even mighty hunters bent on
the fun of the chase have caused such
shivering of fur and feathers as those
industrious cm!saaris of that ruth
less, devastating and .' , cinallng per
sonage tenderly referred to in all
good fashion magazines as “Milady.”
“Milady.” once content to slay the
leopard, kill the baby lamb fluid tear
aigrettes from a tiny heron's Bead, is
now stalking bigger game. \ '
Crowd, Managers and Snappy World’s Series Play
j * \ shall taken at his actual Inn
'V'' H 1- further ordered that from !
Cv.;'-: ; " ftor °*' t - no coal shall bo s
U $ am. - In the Stntq of Indiana by any rota
' * thereof for use and consumption In
fit 7•
BUS i In further that no' reta
rr--mrTtirmTrr.*-rvTimr tramr T(srisir r "' M * M - 'm i r until rut shall bo entitled to charge or receive
iftn-iuwa,lawetw. : .,wvai retailer s charge as specified in It
Upper picture shows a part of the opening game world's series crowd j
in Brooklyn Tuesday. At right are Managers Robinson and Speaker, and
at left, Outfielder Griffith of Brooklyn is seen being thrown out at first by
Shortstop Sewell of Cleveland In first inning.
It was a case of the old school versus
the new when the Brooklyn Dodgers and
Cleveland Indians clashed in tho opening
tilt of the wi-rhl's hu< ! all serle* Tu*-,
day. Arid the new school drew first
COAL SUPPLIES
NOT AVAILABLE
AT NEW PRICES
(Continued From I’ase One.)
i
i that the order was to become effective j
1 Immediately.
The commission's order fixes a margin i
of $2.25 a ton for retailer* and 15 "euts
a ton for Jobbers.
IVHAT NEW PRICE
SHOt ID HE. *
The retailer's margin 1* exclusive or
freight charges, which would average
j about $1.20 a ton lu Indianapolis, brlng
i ing the commission pries to consumer* In
i Indianapolis to $6 60 to $7.43 for mine •
j run coal sud to $9.20 for Brazil block.
These prices are far below the price*
rttailers have been and ar asking.
Official* of the commission said they
will ln*!“t on the order being applied
I so far as' n taller* and jobber* ar con
cerned to coal mined outside th" State
: and sold In Indiana
j This ruling, together with others of
ibp commission, even if they are carried
! out, will result In a trld* range of prices,
j flue to difference* In frelgh- rates and
j d’fference* at-which coni is to be *oM
at the mines both Inside and outs dc
j of the Slate.
The fight against the commission order
: 1* expected to be taken Immediately to
; the courts by the dealers.
ONLY ABOUT 400
TONS ON HAND.
Cosl dealer* of the city have .approx
imately only 4do ton* of Indiana coat
for sale, the Inquiry revealed.
The wholesalers have contracted for
their Indiana coal at prices at the mouth
sos the mine which they claim force* them
!*to sell the coal at prices ranging from
r-9 to $11.73 a ton, depending on the
kind of coal.
Some companies said they had Indians
coal on the way, but explained they bad
paid ns much as $8 a ton for lump coal
at the mine and consequently would sell
1 It at their present price of $11.75, which
include* delivery to bins.
! Some dealers are tn a position to pro
! vide as much as 20 tons of lump coal at
\ 510.7& a ton, while others arc without
j Indiana coal and expect to be for some
; time.
| Other companies have cars of coal or
dered, and already sold at prices which
were effective iast month and the same
dealer* do not expect to have more In
dlana coal for months.
The case of one dealer was explained
when he said the coal he had on hand
| did not co*t §8 at the mine," and we’re,
making money on this.”
Hl* price, including delivery to the
consumer, Is $11.25 a ton.
fillx cars of “Inch and a quarter" lump
| may be purchased from another dealer
at $10.30 a ton.
The same dealer said that If his eom
! pony could buy Indiana coal at the
j mine at the orlce ordered by tho coal
| commission he would buy as much s*
possible and place It on the market nt
the price ordered, but ho expected tt
would be more than a month before In
diana coal could be bought at the prices
designated In the order of the coal com
mission.
A number of coal wholesalers are
handling Illinois and Kentucky coal only
at prices ranging from §ll a ton to sll
; n ton for lump coal.
Several coal dealers said that If a 100
j per cent supply of coal could be obtained
I they would be willing to quote price*
j'such as given by tho commission.
Elephants’ whiskers will adorn her
new winter hat.
Now, what one elephant of our ac
quaintance thinks about all this could
not>be learned, since he denied him
self recently to the interviewer, and
expressed an enormous contempt for
the publicity brought upon his royal
house by this latest caprice of, fash
ion.
He did, however, yawn, widely dis
playing his coveted whiskers, and
lumbered off In a sort of chase-me-
man
ner. L.
Authority for this edict, of the mode
may be found in a recent number of n
well-known gazette of fashion In
which only the true expression of
style is to be found.
A pretty girl is pictured m a neat
and knowing bonnet, apparently
trimmed In glycerinod ostrich
feathers.
Rut we are.essuioi] that tho spiral-
threadlike embellishment Is
.none other than the \Stiff and venera
INDIANA DAILY TIMES, THURSDAY, OCTOBER 7,1920.
blood. Robinson, ja product of the
famous Orioles, ands veteran manager,
handles his team along the old lines of
play. Speaker, "baby pilot” of the
majors, has perfected new and daring
style* of play.
Very few of the coal dealers would
consent to voice an opinion on the order
of the commission.
One dealer when asked whether his
company would recognize the order of
i the commission, replied: "I don't know."
| The company at this time Is not wiling
' coal at the price ordered by the cotnmls
! slon. /
A. B. Meyer of the A. B. Meyer Coal
I Company wild bis company willingly
| notild sell coal at the price ordered by
I tiie commission. If It could be bought for
such a price.
He adder! that if mines could guarantee
a 100 per cent supply of coni. It could
be sold much cheaper at nil times.
John L. Lewis president of the 1 nlted
Mine Workers of America, would make no
comment whatever on the effect of the
commission's order on miners
I HER CLOSING
DOWN or YARDS...
Several coal dralera have intimated
that if the commlslon enforces Its ruling
they will bo compelled tv. discontinue
buelness since they now are "operating
on a dangerously small margin of profit."
( Charles S. Merrick of the Mnesting-JJer <
' rick Coal Company called the prices tin- \
fair and added that be did not believe
, the commission would make such an ar-,
; hltrary regulation.
"Such a limit as Cb commission Is re
| ported to have set will force the dealers
; out of business," be said.
lit predicted that the operators, when
j the limit is put on their prices, will ship
! their coal to other states and that, due
to this, the people of Juliana will be
, gett ng cheaper coal, hut It will be
scarcer, and the commission will then tic
: working a hardship 0 n the people.
she order of the commission affecting
retailers follows:
t nder and pursuant to authority
vested in the special coal and food com
mission of Indiana by act of the Gen
oral Assembly of Indiana, approved
July 31, 1920, and after written notice to
| nil licensed retailers of roal In the Stab
of Indiana of a hearing set for Oct 1,
1920 and after hearing on said date t .f
all licensed retailer* of the State of In
dlana desiring to be heard and after
i thorough Investigation concerning a
j proper charge to cover the fair coat, ex
j pense and profit for the uale of coal hv
licensed retailers of coal in tbs State of
ludlana.
It is hereby ordered that a aunt not
| to exceed $2.23 per top shall be and is
hereby fixed by this commission as a
reasonable charge including a reasonable
1 profit for the handling, sale and delivery
within the State of Indiana to the con
sumer, at the place of dumping or un
! loading of same (without, further carry
ing! of coal by licensed retailers in the
State of Indiana, and
It la furthered ordered that the ranxt
i mum price for coal at retail for con
j sumption in the State of Indiana front
! and after Oct. 5. 1920, shall be and Is
: hereby fixed as follows, to-wtt, and no
i more:
1. (a) Where the coal sold is mined
| outside the State of Indiana, the actual
j purchase price, or
fbi When Hie Co*l sold is mined in
the State of ludlana. the actual cost
j thereof, f. o. b. mine, not exceeding the
j operators price for delivery or for use
i or consumption within the State of In
diana for the product of the mine from
which said coni was taken, plus
2. The freight by reasonably direct
route, plus
3. Not to exceed (lie sunt of fifteen
(15cX cents per ton for all Intermediate.,
handlers or distributors of said coal, if
any, from the loading of the car at the
1 mine to the first, unloading thereof, pins
4. A sum of not. to exceed $2.28 per
I ton covering nil of the retailer’s charges,
[ cost*, expenses and profit.
Provided, however, that as to any coaj ]
which on Oct. 5, 1920, is in the retailers
i stock or In transit to him; Item No. II
ble beard of a beast held sacred in a
country which Is not much concerned
about what is worn in l'nrls or New
York.
In the great cold world of woman's
dress—truly cold, since there ts so
little of it—no animal’s whiskers, no
bird's tails and no man's pocketbook
are, sacred from the Angers of fashion.
To import aigrettes Into the United
States became a crime some time ago.
There has been, and still is, much
discussion about the wearing of baby
lamb.
But new seasons bring new whims
to discuss, and meanwhile, troubles
during the discussion. Leopard skin
coats have become an old story.
The lowly skunk is not only vastly
becoming to a fair face, but vastly
expensive, Mongolia goat’s fur en
tered the lists of fashion last . year.
“Slyux” Is the season's newest skin,
and wo are told It comes from a very
pretty South American Bheep, whose
blond ringlets, similar to astrakhan,
shall be tnken at his actual Invoice
therefor. *
It Is further ordered thaf from and
nfter Oct. 5, 1920, no coal shall he sold
In the Statq of Indiana by any retailer
thereof for nse and consumption in the
State of Indiana at any prlc© exceeding
the price determined as above
It 1& further ordered that no' retailer
.shall be entitled to charge or receive the
retailer'* charge us specified tn Item
No. 4 above for any coal delivered in car
load lots without intermediate unload
ing direct from any mine to the con
sumer In the State of Indiana or from
any wholesaler. Jobber, broker or agent
direct to the consumer In the state of
Indiana.
Not Ding herein shall be deemed or con
sidered to apply to or regulate the price
of any- coni while an article of interstate
commerce.
Following Is the order affecting Job
bers :
t inier and pursuant to authority vest
ed in the special coal and food commit*-
slon of ludiuna by act of, the General
Assembly of Indiana approved July 31,
1920. and nfter written notice to #ll U
censed wholesalers of a heaLug fixed
for Sept. 29, 1920 and after hen ring on
said dav of all licensed wholesalers de
siring to be heard and after thorough
Investigation bv said commission a* to
th.- fair cost, expense profit for selling
coal at wholesale
It is hereby ordered that the sum of
fifteen cent* (13cl per ton be and Is
hereby fivert by this commission as a
fair and reasonable charge, sufficient to
over the cost, expenie and a nutonable
profit for the selling of coal in the ’■'tat
of Indiana at wholesale -1 that from
and after Oct. 5, 193', no wholesaler or
other person engaged in the State of
In.liana In the --.He of ' *sa! at wholesale,
other a* a broker. Jobi *.\ commission
ag-irt or commission merchant, or by
whatever name known, shall sell coal at
wholesale to aov consumer, retailer, or
other purchaser for delivery, use or cop
sumption In the state of Indiana st a
price to C vee 1 the cost of said coat f. o.
1 b. mine, plus the freight thereon by rea
sonably direct route, plus sa.d amount
of fifteen cent* (15cl , per ton; and
It Is further ordered tout said amount
!of fifteen ent* • 1 - > per ton shall cover
the aggregate charge or charges for
selling, handling and delivering oa! from
the point <-f the first loading of the car
within the State of Indiana to the point
of,the fl-st unloading of said car of coal
In this State, and if any such car or
ears of coal shall pass through the bands
\of more tu#n one wholesaler, broker.
Jobber or commiiialon agent, than not to
i xeee<] said *au; of fifteen tlSet
j per i ,0 shttll cover the aggregate cost,
‘•barge*. cxpoHsc and profit for ail of
the persons, firms or corporations han
tiling nr billing such coal from the point
tig the first loading thereof wltblu
the Ftate of Indiana t the point of
the first unloading thereof within the
jitate, and no such coal shall be no id by
any such wholesaler or wholesalers at a
prico exceeding the Initial cost at the
mine plus freight hy reasonably direct
route plus *a and aggregate and maximum
amount of fifteen cents (Iscl per ton.
Nothing herein shall be deemed or con
sidered it* apply, to or regulate the price
of coal while an article of inLor*tate com
merce.
This order snail be in force and effect
from and after Oct, 5, lOiiO, and until
modified by the commission.
MINE CLOSING, SEEN
AS ORDER RESULT
TERRE HAUTE, Ind,, Oct 7.—The
effect of the order of the Special Coal
and Food Commission In fixing price*
may result In the closing of Indianu
mine.*, In the opinion of operators.
Phil Penna, secretary of the National
Association of Bituminous Coni Opera
tors. said rant Indiana mine* can not
operate ut a profit and sell at prices fixed
by the commission.
It was the general opinion here that
mine operator* would take Immediate
Ktepa to ship their coal outside of the
State where prices arc not fixed.
The commission ha* the power to order
the operators to *rll their coal in In
diana.
Baptizing Preacher
Loses His Clothes
DALTON, On., Oct. 7—A Chatta
nooga colored minister recently came hero
to conduct a revival meeting.
He got awny with It tn grand shape,
anti finally the hlg baptizing was sched
uled to take place in'Be,r Creek.
The preacher, after reaching the scene,
'modestly repaired to the thick bushes
anil disrobed, donning hi* baptismal
robes itnti entering the creek.
After the baptizing he returned to the
; bushes and found while he had been en
i gaged In the Lord'* work someone had
i stolen his clothes, and tie had to return
; to Dalton in the wet robes.
will collar and cuff many a creation
of the approaching winter.
From the baboon the style markets
are furnished with monkey fur that
glossy black fine-spun hair that Is
and will continue to be popular as a
tri mining.
Coq feathers have during the past
year been put to another use than
their always becoming one of liat
trimming.
Handbags, particularly evening
bags, are made of these shiny t\ottle
green feathers.
CLOD FOR HIM AfcD HIS WIFE
Hurley L. Watkins, L'.'IOB Lytle street,
Louisville, Ky., writes: “I found Foley’s
Honey and Tar Just what 1 wanted for
my wife's and my colds,.'' This famous
old cough medicine is just as good lor
children as for adults. It chm Us coughs,
colds, croup, bronchial coughs, and stops
that “tickling" throat that keeps one*
coughing at night. It contains no opiates
nor habit-forming drugs. Prompt and
sure in action. —Advertisement.
PICK HOSTESSES
FOR ‘YOTERETTES’
League of Women Voters Plan
Night School Classes.
Hostesses for the night classes of the
voters' school, to be held In the City
Club under the auspices of\tbe League
of Women Voters, Uct. 11-10, have been
name* by Mrs. Merlcn Hoagland, who is
directing the night sessions.
They will Include Miss Ida M. A n( * er '
sort. Miss Lena Meehan, Miss Nolle Alle- j
raong. Miss Stella Coleman, Mis* Dove ;
Meredith, Miss Nina Cox, Mr*. Sallte N. :
Gannon. Miss Williams, Mi** Halite Me- '
Nell, Miss May me Bass, Da Mary West- i
fall. Miss Ella Groningef, Miss Alice An
derson. Mr.-. I)e Wave Payne. Miss Car- j
rie Craig. Miss Mary Roberts. Miss Esther !
A. McNltt, Miss Glen Andersbn, Mis* I
Ethel Cleland, Miss Cerene Okr, Miss j
Eliza Browning, Miss Florence Jones, j
Mis* Laura Donnan, Mr*. Delia Thomp- j
son. Miss Belle Ramey. Miss Charlotte ;
Carter. Miss Florence Her*. Hr. Amelia
Keller, Mrs. Mary S. Moore, Mrs. Flor
ence W. Long, Miss Eldena Luuter, Mrs,
Billing.
Among the speakers who will lecture
is Prof. James E. Moffatt of the School
of Commerce at Indiana University, who I
will talk on "Industrial Good Will" Frl- i
day afternoon and evening.
MEMORIAL GROVE
PLANNED IN PARK
Trees Are to Be Planted in
Garfield.
Remembrance Grove, in which thete
will be planted a hardwood tree in mem
ory o 4 each of the 275 Marion County
soldiers who gave their lives in the
World War, is to be established In the
northwest section of Gatfleld Park, front
ing on Raymond street, James IJ. Lowry,
superintendent of parks, announced to
day.
Lt.ch tree will bo tagged with the name
of a soldier.
In a report to the board Mr. Lowry
and City x’lvll Engineer Frank C. Lln
genfelier go on record us opposing the
granting of permits for the construction
of filling station* on bouleratds ami
parkway*.
The report was made after a local firm
uskeit permission to establish stations
at Capitol avenue ami Twenty-First
street and Ceutral avenue and Fall Creek
parkway, north drive.
The board took no action on the report
or petitions.
A petition for the planting of elm
tree* along the street, filed by resi
! dent* of Washington boulevard, between
Forty-Second aud Fiftieth street*, was
received and a resolution for the work
| ordered prepared.
The board received a letter from Mrs.
Julia p. Tutewller. expressing the thanks
•of the board of school commissioner* for
the beautification of school and library
; grounds accomplished by the park de
! pertinent during the summer.
Denies Offering Wife
$75,000 for Divorce
ROHTGN. Oct. 7.--Dvls H. Ouben. do
| ing business ns the Boston Stocking
Company, denied, tn the Superior Court,
offering hi* wife to allow hita
t. obtain a divorce, so that he might
marry the manager of hi* factory, Miss
1 lora Prussian.
fohen admitted that such a sum was
named for separate support, but declared
| that he went to Reno, Nor , solely for
| Ms health.
They’re Vamping
Professors in West
BERKELEY. Cut., Ooj. 7 —The 110-
I stick Is mightier than the fountain pen
] when it comes to winning collegiate hoti
i or*, according to an editorial In a Uni-
I vratty of California paper.
ft charge* professors are being vamped.
GAINED HER STRENGTH HACK
RAPIDLY AFTER FOLLOWING
ADVICE GIVEN BY NEIGHBOR
Indianapolis Woman Is Thankful
She Tried Trutona, as It
Proved Wonderful Recon
structive Tonic in Her Case.
That Trutona is a remarkable recon
structive tonic, is a fact vouchsafed In
the following statement of Mrs. Gertrude
Natter, a well-known Indianapolis (Ind.)
woman, who lives at 554 Holly avenue.
”t wa* ufferlng from the after-effects
of Influenza, and 1 was *o weak I could
hardly get around.” Mr*. Natter says.
“My nerve* were In such condition that
it wa* almost Impossible for me to hold
anything tn my hand.
"Trutona was recommended to me by
n neighbor, ns n wonderful reconstruc
tive tout.-, and It has certainly proven Its
worth to me. I’m no longer nervous and
I simply feel 100 per cent better. Ttti
tona has done me a world of good. I’ve
gained rapidly in strength and I have
such a good appetite and rest so much
bettar at night.
T^US|ES
ELASTIC HOSIERY, ABDOMINAL BELTS, BRACES, ETC.
Dugan-Johnson Cos. 29 W. Ohio St.
Truss Dept, under management of The Akron Truss Company.
Received Great Benefits pp DITMA
FROM THE USE OF *
Mr. J. O. Sexton. R. F. D. No. 2, Fin*
( fussy Creek, North Carolina: “I have ~
sed Pe-ru-na for tho last two years
and received groat benefits from It. Colds,
ss* Pe-ru-na Is fine for colds, grip and flu. Grip
mb- •( ' 1 can recommend It most highly."
r , i. ♦ *
For coughs, colds, catarrh, the re-
ot K ri P Spanish Flu, stom
ach and bowel disorders and all other Ca
tejak u larrhal diseases, PE-RU-NA Is recommended
H S '***■s&** b >' a half century of usefulness.
l§Sw|( ' ' tablets or liquid
w&Smsz/ sold everywhere
FIND LOVE NOTES |
IN POISON PROBE
Letters Written Rural Adonis
by School Teacher.
Soeclal to The Times.
EVANSVILLE, Ind., Oct. 7—Three
love letters and' a poem said to have
been written ia a midnight fit of pas
sion today entered into the ease against
Miss Mabel Speers, 24, school teacher,
charged with sending poisoned candy
through the moll* to a rival in love.
Federal postoffice inspectors were
studying the letters aifd poem, which
they say Miss Speer* sent to De Wist
Hobbs, a young farmer of Ireland, Ind. j
They seek to show by those that Miss ;
Speers was enamored beyond reason
with Hobbs anil that she took the poi
soned candy method of attempting to
put her rival out of the way.
Miss Mattffe Hardin, another teacher,
Is alleged to have been the rival for
whom Hobbs is, said to have dropped hi*
attention to Miss Speers, who was at
liberty today on a §1,500 bond.
Miss Hardin who lives at Ireland dur
ing her vacation months found the
words “Love from Loyd Owens” written
bn a pink slip of paper in the box of
chocolates she received last spring.
Knowing that the young man’s name
should be spelled "Lloyd Owen” and be
; llevlng he would not use pink paper,
1 Miss Hardin did not eat the chocolates. .
Instead she took them to Indiana Uni- i
verslty when she went there for a sum
mer term and had them analyzed by
chemists.
Each piece of chocolate was found to
contain enough phosphorus to kill a
horse.
At his farm home, Hobbs told a cor
respondent he had never kept steady
company with Miss Spears, but that he
had “shown her around" while Miss Har
din was on a vacation.
"I have an unusual interest In Miss
Hardin and I want to see justice done,”
said Hobbs. "I belief Mis* Spears sent
[that poisongil candy.’'
Neighbors say that in violent fits of
passion Miss Spears threatened to kill
both Miss Hardin and Hobbs,
Later, it is said, Miss Speers attempted
to poison a dog at the home of her broth
er in I'aoli and authorities are working
on the theory that she did this as an ex
; peri men t before trying to poison her
rival.
PUSHES FAIR VIEW
AS COLLEGE SITE
Park Expert Suggests New
Location for Butler.
The first steps In the program for the
, enlargement of Butler College will be
; raken soon, it was announced today fol
i towing a meeting of the industrial endow
ment committee of tho college at the Uni
versity Club with a number of Indianapo
lis business men last c'- ht.
A dinner was given to~ George E. Hess
| ler of St. Louts, park expert, who has
been looking over possible new sites for
1 the college
Mr Kessler recommended one site
specifically, but suggested that the school
might be moved to sites east of Irvington
or northeast of the city.
* The site specifically recommended was
Fsirview park.
The park, which is situated on White
Iliver und the canal and which contains
many acre* of beautiful wooded hills, is
owned by the Indianapolis Street- Rail
way Company.
It Is possible that if the Improvement
j program Is carried out the school will
buy the park and erect modern univer
sity buildings.
Mr. Kessler suggested the ground for
the new buildings contain at least 100
aere* and that up to 3eo acres would tie
preferable.
Member* of the endowment committee
are Will G Irwin of Columbus. Hilton U.
Ijrown, L. C. Ileussmen, Dr. Henry Jame
son and Arthur V. Brown of Indianapolis.
Dr. Jameson, Mr. Hueaaman and Mr.
j Brown *poke at the meeting, discussing
j the advantages to the city of a large uni
| verslty
"Trutona is really more than Is claimed
for U as a tonic for weakened and run
down people and I’m thankful that I tried
It. I can highly recommend It to others.”
“A wonderful reconstructive tonic,"
says Mrs. Natter—Just what every one
needs at this time of the year. There’s
a long winter of Influenza, severe coughs
and colds ahead. You had better be pre
pared for the ravaging diseases that are
sure to come. Let Trutona rebuild your
nerves and tissues, and restore the
strength which hot summer weavber has
sapped. Be prepared to meet these com
ing serious ailments, with a good strong
healthy body, which In nine cases out of
ten, make one immune to the many dis
tressing and dangerous winter maladies.
Give the Perfect Tonic a trial today, and
enjoy the vigor of life which is sure to
follow. The kind which scoffs at hard
ship*
Trutona is sold in Indianapolis at the
Hook chain of dependable drug stores,
and also at O. \V. Brooks’ Drug Store.
Pennsylvania and Ohio streets, and by
all good druggists everywhere.—Adver
tisement.
CASCARETS -
“They Work while you Sleep"
Do you feel “under the weather"?
Feel bilious, constipated, headachy, full
of cold? Cascarets tonight for your liver
.and bowels will have the sun shining for
you tomorrow. Wake up with your
head clear, stomach right, breath sweet,
and akin rosy. No griping—no incon
venience. Children love Cascarets, too.
10. 23 and 50 cents. —Advertisement.
laooay aack without auaatiaw
If HUNT'S Salve fails in t|
treatment of ITCH. BC2EM 4,
Ringworm, tetter arf fit
athre ’ tchina aids diseases Try r ‘i
75 cent bos *t our risk / I
HOOK ÜBVO COMFAJtiX.
Adler-i-ka *
Stops All
Trouble!
“I suffered from gas on the stom
ach and const!ration for years. Took
Ad-ler-i-ka throe weeks and have
gained In weight and am FREE from,
ALL trouble," (Signed) J. H. Wil
liams.
Adler-i-ka flushes BOTH upper and
lower bowel so completely it relieves
ANY CASE gas on the stomach or
sour stomach. Removes foul mat
ter which poisoned stomach for
months. Often CURES constipation
Prevents appendicitis. Adler-l-ka i
a mixture of buckthorn, cascwa,
glycerine and nine other simple in
gredients. H. J. Huder, druggist.
Wash, and Penn. Streets.—Advertise*
ment.
SQUEEZED
TO DEATH
When the body begins to stiffen
nnd movement becomes painful it
is usually an indication that the
kidneys are out of order. Keep
these organs healthy by taking
COLD MEDAL
• he world’s standard remedy for aid nay,
Uver, bladder and uric add troubles.
Famous since 1696. Tako regularly and
kaep in good health. In three sices, all
druggists. Guaranteed as represeoted
- B *k the name Geld Medal on every baa
and accept no iiaitaticr'
For Stomach Agony
Ask Your Druggist About Mi-O-No. It
Gives Relief In Five Minute*
Your druggist will tell you that
Mi-O-Na is guaranteed to relieve
quickly and. safely, upset stomach and
indigestion, or' your money wtll be re
funded.
Have you gas on stetnach?
One Mi-O-Na Tablet and the misery
is ended.
Are you bilious, dizzy or nervous?
Mt-O-Na will help to put you right in
a day; gives relief in five minutes.
Now, dear‘reader, don't go on sufferq
ing with stomach trouble. Bo fair t >
vourseif: throw aside prejudice and try
Mi-O-Na.
And money back if you don’t say
Mi-O-Na is worth its weight in gold.
Sold by the Hoog Drug Stores and lead
tug druggist* everywhere.
HYOMEI
6 I iP&wmtnM-o-ME) ■
Ends Catarrh or money back. Jofft
breathe it in. Outfit including inhaler
•LIS. Extra bottles 60c. All Druggists.
—Advertisement.
TER-CAM-FO
An Effective Germicide Assist
ing Nature To Ward Off
Flu Germs
For Cold in the Head or Chest, Cough,
Headache, Sore Throat, Toneilitis, Bron
ehifls, Catarrh, Spasmodic Croup, Chil
blains, Rheumatic Pains,
Burns, etc. Antiseptic and Healing. Neg
lecting a cold is dangerous and may lead
to some dangerous disease, so begin using
TER-CAMFO at once to break your cold.
For Children and Grown Folk*.
Sold at all good Drug Stores. 50 Cent*.
Ask for and insist on TER-CAM-FO.
Dr. Clark's Chemical Laboratories, Inc.
5503 Kenwood Are., Chicago, 111.
HEAnom
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2 TABLETS WITH WATER J
accam
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