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I o THE OGDEN STANDARD : OGDLN. LrrAH, t K1DA Y , StKI EMBEK 1919.
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I The Great Uinta
I Basin
"The greatest undeveloped oi region in the world." Dr. David T,
Day, head of Petroleum Research, U. S. Bureau of Mines.
"J. D Owen, petroleum engineer: "By my own observations and
that oT others who have been over the ground, the Uinta Basin in Utah
is the greatest field in the west."
The Uinta Oil & Exploration company pioneers of the field, own
! over 20,000 acres of oil gilsonite and oil shale land, the best and most
carefully selected in the basin. Do you know that gilsonite contains
160 gallons of oil to the ton? Wc arc completely equipped with every
thing we need and the largest oil rigs in the country. We expect a
J gusher any day. Oon't hesitate. Buy stock today at 15c a share. Our
J holdings have been investigated by the Utah Securities Commission
and authorized to sell one million shares of stock in the State of Utah.
State license Ne 36, city No. 3341.
I j THE UINTA OIL AND EXPLORATION CO.
1 1 230 Eccles Bids;. Ogden, Utah Phone 534
I POLICE MAKE A STATEMENT
IN REGARD TO RIOTS WHICH
OCCURRED IN LABOR TROUBLES
H )ffipi(U statements in the form "f
H Rniwens to the statement made by I
Phillip Bird, cenerai manager ol tin
National Association of Industrial Uo
rense, at the Hotel Utah in s.-.H Lake,
Wedncsdav rvrnlnji. in regard ' Ihc
I den police chief were made publ 1
last night.
Commissioner of Public Safet Miles
.lories received two signed statements
l irom the police department, one from
' hief Browning and the other fr"mi
Sergeant of Folice A. B. J QS( n
Mr Bird hammered the work of ihe
i?flfn police in the ret eni trouble hercl
j n which men wen- compelled to walk
Id the cutler and were in oilier v.. i
H humiliated The qovernmen; was also
i to blame, according (o Bird's stati
'' ment, as it should have .-t en that the
men were transported to then destin
ation without any harm whatsoever
I ;i The statement follow
H' "Chief Browning made ins statement
H in reply to a question ;s to what he
H had tn say regarding the statements
made by the speaker at the Salt Lake
H I event :
Says Information Wrong.
H "I have this to say That I do not
Manic him, hut I do bi.ime the p
sons that gave him the wrong infor
mation. Some unscrupulous person:
are spreading all kinds of reports
about the police depaitment. Wo have
enemies that start these rumors to
l fleet on our work. I am glad to cor
red this rumor that is going around
! t.j the effect that Woodward said ';
H the gas house. "You are with ui?,l
Tommy,' and that I nodded my he.td,
indicating that I was. That never
happened. Woodward never made any
tiUCb remarks to me and the wh le
ktorv has been made up of whole
"On the afternoon of August 29th,
the union men began to eather at ih
Union depot, as it was rumored thai
another carload of strike-breakrs
would arrive at 3 :10 p. m I took the
matter up with the railroad peopli .
and they assured me that no strike
breakers were eomintr, the car having
been cut of a Cheyenne and that the
Pnion Pacific had also refused to'
carry the strike-breakers over th;-. i
road Sergeant Jensen and I went to
the depot and found a few hundred
7;en waittner for the train. We talked j
to them and assured them that no
-i nko-breakers were cominc. I her i n
some one in the crowd say, 'Let's
io the gas house.' It will be remem
bered that the day before hfteen non
union men had gone out on a strike at
hat plant.
Gas Plant Affair.
"I gathered the officers and we wrn'
post-haste to that point and arrived
bree or four minutes before the hv
rhal of men and sympathizers, in all
about fie hundred in number Hen
I there was no disturbance notieed.
Prom the gas plant the crowd pro
geeded to the Ogden Commission com
pany thvrr. was no disturbani al this
point other than the crowd which lol
loped in the stre.t. The sidewalk
it kept clear, while Mr. Woodward
ont in and asked th- manager to . a
; the 'Fair List,' When 1 arrived at
this place the doors were bolted, but !
lined admittance and I saw Mi
Woodward talking with someone
"I told the man who seemed to be
in charge and to whom Mr Woodwt rd
vas speaking, that he did not have
lgn anything unless he wished, ard
hat he need not sign anything that he
did not wish to. However, this man
did sign, as did one of his drivers Afl
I bad an appointment with the cifj
commissioners at the city hall at this
time. 1 lert, placing Serjeant Jenven
in charge
"Sergeant Jensen's report gives the
details of the other affairs."
The report of Servant .Jensen, under
1 rtfl of Sept. 1. is as follow.:
1 M I- Jones. Commissioner of Publi:
1 Safety. Ogden. L'tah
HR "T. E. Brownlnsr. Chief of Tohee
Dl ' Dear Sirs: Pursuant to your requejt
Hfjj 'hat you be furnished with a detailed r
Hfk port of Just what took plneo at the
HH on
herewith submit to von such report:
At alvju'i. II. 45 p. m. Depotmastr
Samuel Fowler phoned nnd asked that
two plain clothes men be sent to the
Station, and to report not later than 12:30
m Ho staled that he understood that
. number of strikebreakers wcri coming
over the Union Pacific, en route to lxs
Vn-elea, He sairl that he did not antic'.
pate any trouble from the union men.
but that he would like the officers to be
there hi o?so they should be needed t
detailed Detectives Xobie nnd Putton.
with full instructions to call on the de
potmaater and learn all the partieul.vs
and r"pnri to me In i Cct minutes De
tective Xoblo Called nie and said that the
walling room was filled with people and
it looked as thouph hundreds were ca-tlienr-d
and that he thought that 1 had
bciter come down at onee. I immedi
atcly left and went to the scene. T had
a talk with Depot master Fowler and
asked for Instructions and what we were
expected to do He informed me that
there was i.otlunc to do except to see
that no violence was committer! He also
Mated that the strikebreakers would
not be permitted to board the Southern
Pacific train: as the road would n H
carry them At this time., about 12:13
a. m.. Inhorcr-. wer.- cathtrrinp from ji'I
nini and the depot and waiting room
and Krounds were crowded to rapacity.
1 1 v. as :ibout 1:25 a. m. when the train
wac caiird for San Francisco, Ixs Ancrc
lot .-nd all California points. The ex
i lb ent In c,-,n at this time. Previously,
n was Impossible to determine lust who
were the strikebreakers nnd who wir
not. for they were scattered from one end
of the depot grounds to the other.
Many Had Lanterns.
To give an idea of the number of peo
ple present on the occasion. I will ask
you to recall Ihc occasions when our boy.T
went to the various training camps dur
ing the war. The crowd wis made up
of laboring men. the theater part. I
would cay. had left their various places
of work, some from the shops, etc Hun
dreds of the men were there, dres-sed in
their oerallr. covered with frrease and
their faces and bared arms gao Indica
tion that their work was nearby Dor.
eni of railroad lanterns were visible,
which indicated to me that the men
thawere perbaps switchmen or brakemei
The men had the look of determination
on their faces, and wh&t was said and
i done enve evidence of this fart. There
was no violence shown anyone, at nnv
j time. Occasionally a person would be
led off to one side as a strikebreaker, hut.
as I have already Mated, no one was
hurt, no b'ood was shed, nor was any
pre . rt dest ro ed.
Police Stopped Crowd.
"Winn the strain had deported and
thi 'row bad pretty well left th rail
way vards. the officers also loft and
came out to Wall avenue and Twenty
fifth utrer-t When we reached this point.
I I noticed a large crowd marching up
Twenty-fifth street toward Lincoln av
enue. I caught up with them Just as
the; reached Lincoln avenue and Twen-
tv -fifth Mrect. nnd. elbowing my wav
I to the center of the crowd, I noticed thivr
two or three of the men. who. It was
I claimed, were strikebreakers, had their
chocs off and were walking tn Shell stork-In-,-
feet I do not know as to thalr
shoes being off. or whether they toon
them fin themselves preparatory to mm;
( iriK : run. or whether some of the crowd
had commanded them to take them off.
al nn rate there were no officers pres
ent when the incident happened. I rem
onstrated with the crowd and warned
them that any further interference would
mean Immediate arrest and that 1
wanter the strikebreaker turned over to
me. and that I would see that they would
be taken care of. It took a few min
ut - before I woa able to prevail on the
crowd to plve up peaeeabb In handllriT
the crowd at this point. I will say
forc going on with my report that I be
lieve that golnp at the rrowd In a cool,
ol lotermlnedv manner waa what 'accom
plished the md desired. T could have or
dered our officers to make a charge nd
.'irreKt those who might interfere, but our
officers adhered strictly to Instructions
given them by ourself and our worthy
'bier of pollee 'Let the shedding of
blood be only in case of self-defense, or
The Effects of Opiates.
HAT INFANTS are peculiarly susceptible to opium and its various
1 preparations, all of which axe narcotic, is well known. Even m the
M smallest doaee, if continued, these opiatee cause changes in the func
tions and growth of the cells which are likely to become permanent, causing
imbecility, mental perversion, & craving for alcohol or narcotics in later life.
Nervous diseases, such as intractablo nervous dyspepsia and lack of staying
powers are a result of dosing with opiates or narcotics to keep children quiet
in their infancy. Tho rulo among physicians is that children should never
receive opiates in the smallest doses for more than a day at a time, and
only then if unavoidable.
I Tho administration of Anodynes, Drops, Cordials, Soothing Syrups and
other narcotics to children by any but a physician cannot be too strongly
decried, and the druggist should not be a party to it. Children who are ill
I need the attention of a physician, aud it i3 nothing less than a crime to
dose them willfully with narcotics.
I Castoria contains no narcotics if it bears the ,
J signature of Chas. H. Fletcher. fP - V7 f--
, i Genuine Castoria always bears the signature or AjOyjr -ciZcuC
las a last resort ' I told the crowd that f
would see that the strikebreakers WC'e
taken care of. This WM done, and as the
men marched away the crowd thed to
follow, but were prevented by our of
ficers, who told them to remain back
The men stopped and put "ii their sho
when just a few yards from the crowd,
aftei Wnlch they proceeded south. We
left them at a point about Thirty-first
and Lincoln avenue.
Returned to Ogden.
"At this time there were nine men
who bad been singled out as strike
breakers and who were taken from
the crowd. Next morning the?e men
began filtering into the buslnes .ec
itions of tho city and were quickly sur
; rounded by a crowd of several hun
Wed. In each instance the crowd was
! quickly dispersed and the men gath
ered at the station for protection. Be
ing desirous of going to Soli Lake
it where they said they would be
jable to obtain transportation ar
irangemenLs were made and the men
taken to Thirty-first Btreet, w here they
were given the necessarj transporta
tion to Salt Lake City, The next day
the employment acent from Salt Lake
. I ity called back to Ogden nn.l ob
tained all bAggaso and stated that lie
had made all arrangements to care for
! the Men
Says Police Praised
"It might be of special interest to
lou to know that the strike-breakers
I Individually and collectively were
unanimouR In the statement tha' they
i ere piTen every protection by ;he pu
iic. that could be given. s I un-le
bland it. they were given tickets at C'ni
i ..en from that point to 1 :?den ard ex
change tickets from this polnl Ot Los
Angeles, so that when the Southern J
Pacific refused to carry them, theyi
were withiri their rights thia waa also
In Id by the strike breakers, who sim
ply stated that the aeent employing
jtlum at Chicago should see that they
j were returned, which was done. In COD
elusion, I will nay, thai all disturb-!
!;.n-.:- where our officers re called. tll
lext rclse th ir best Judarient. and 1 bt ;
liove should be complimented fcr do
I in" so. In my pprsonal experience
with our officers. I fnid them mi rg I
I ic and fearless, but with all, cool and i
colli cted in the face of danger in 'his
particular occasion I believe t' :, cur
I men did their duty.' and d'.d II well k
'it was. not a drop of blood was shed!
nor any property destroyed. Al 110
time was life or limb in danger for
had such be. n the case. I am positive
!of the result, for our officers would!
1 ave taken extreme measures, which In
all probability would have resulted fa
tally for some one I fully realize and
sensed the situation and believed, thai
cood judgment and tact was the onlj
mi thods to apply. I believed, and yet
'believe, that the hundreds of assem
bled laborers would not h?e counte
nanced interference at the hands of
any one, or any body of men, without
trouble .md perhaps bloodshed. As 1
(said previously, thej bad the marks
of determination thoroughly r'amped
, on their faces but. for all that we wen5 i
'then' to perform our sworn duty and1
I to protect to the extent of our lives. I
If needs be. the life and limb of any
individual in jeopardy.
"The officer on duty and at the J
depot were A. B. ,Jnsn Detective.-.
Noble and Patton. Officers Conroy and
Sullivan and several railroad officers.
Edward Butterfield. driver of police
auto, was alro present.
"Respectfully submit led,
(Signed) ' "A. B JENSEN,
"Sergeant of Police."
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TIME LIMIT FOR
LEAVING FIIM
HAS EXPIRED
ROME, Sept. 10. The time limit fixed
bj General Radofcbo, deputy chief of staff,
for the Italian troops that entered Fiume
with Captain Gabrlele d'Annunr.lo to re
turn to their commands, expired last
nlg-ht.
There Have been no advices fiom Fl
ume -show inp; d'Annunzio still in control t
the city. The food situation then- is said
to be 3erious
There hae been no advices as to the
blockade of the place by Italian naval
and military forces, but there are re
lorts that JugO-8lav troops pre con
centrating on the frontier between Finnic
land the Hinterland.
According to the Messag.-ro. an agree -I
ment betw een Premiers Lloyd George of
Gr-at Britain nnd t.'lemenccau of France
and Foreign .Minister Tlttonl which will
In i r the Italian natlonalitv of tho
town, but the assent of President Wilson
to the plan is yet to be gained.
The inter allied forces which had beer
in Flume, are reported to be at Abbazii,
'about two miles northwest of the clt,
' where they arc awaiting instructions.
KOMR, Sept. 9. (Havus.) The adop
tion of a firm pollcv by General EsdoGllo
in dealing with the Flume situation was
endorsed by King Victor Emmnnuel De
ron he left Rome on his mission The
king, however, while recommending firm
ness on the general's part, expressed the
i wish that tlu re be no bloodshed.
OO
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itake Hollister's Rocky Mountain Tea
j Nature's wondrous herbs blended sci
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Mclntyre Drug Co. Advertist ment.
HEADQUARTERS OF
HON MEN BUSY
Preparations Rapidly Go For
ward for Inauguration of
Steel Men's Strike.
PITTSBURG. Sept. 19 . Headquar
ters of the national committee for or
ganizing steel and iron workers wat
r. busy place today, preparations coin?
forward rapidly lor inauguration of the
Mrlke of steel workers Monday mo'n
ing. Organizers and district officers
were given Instructions and sent out
to the mill communities making up
the Pittsburg district.
The headquarters here is in cbage
of William z. Foster, secretary-treas
urer Of 'he national committee.
Mr Fo-ter ?aid that h wanted to
Every one of these Victor 1
artists is a reason for I
having a Victrola
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8RASLAU ELMAN K U BE LI K SCHUMAMN-HEINK
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CLEMENT GARRISON MELBA TETRAZZINI
CORlOr GLUCK MURPHY WERRENRATH
J CUi P HAMLIN PADEREWSKI WHITEHILL
DE GOCORZA HEiFET? FAI WITHERSPOON
Oi -UCA HOMER POWELL ZIMB AL'ST
It is to these artists the public instinctively turns
foi musical enteminment in the great opera houses,
g theatres and concert auditoriums throughout the
world And on the Victrola their glorious art
I echoes and re-echoes in thousands upon thousands
of omes.
I To hear these famous artists on the Victrola
I h ?c be irispired by their exquisite interpretations,
to experience the delight that only the greatest
music carp bestow that only Victor Records bring
into your home. Every rendition as true as life
'l itself and Jt is in acknowledgment of this per
fection that these great artists have chosen the
Victrola as the instrurrient to convey their master-
I pieces to the music-lovers of all the world. I
An" Victor dealet will gladly demonstrate the Victrola and ph.y any music
i yot- wish to hear. There are Victors and Victrolas in great variety of styles
1 from 12 to 950.
Victor Tallcing Machine Co., Camden.. N.J. I I
k"'" " jfT Important Notice . Viaor Record? and Victor Machines are scien-
gr-fel tlfically : iordtnatcd md synchronized in the processes of manufacture,
mtrIBM an SOUC' k USC to6ctncr to secure a perfect reproduction
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p bm bb gma i
mako it clear that th strike- is callcc'
against every iron und steel mill nnd
blast furnace in the United States net
working under union agreements.
John Fltzpatruk of rhimc-o, chair
man of the national committee, is in
Washington today making a report to
Samuel Gompers, president of the
American Federation of Labor It
x:is learned that one of the things to
be discussed there Is a proposal to
hold in Pittsburg within the next wq
weeks a meeting of all the unions in
volved and the executive council m"
the federation
Community Councils
To Offer Services
To the President
NEW VitRK. Sept. 12 Resolutions
ottering to President Wilson the t.--Irrs
of community council.- t hn'tjnnu'
the country for the national adoption
by industry of the principles of eollec
tive bargaining, profit sharing and
rlcht of workers to a voice in indws
ci l management, were ready for ui
n'ission to the councils toda
The program adopted by Sirs I
Rumaey, daughter of the lale E Harri
man, was approved unanimously hy
the community industrial relations,
committee at a meeting here last night
and brdt red submitted.
The offer, if approved by th coun
ells, will be in the president's hands
when his industrial conference opens
in Washington. October G.
The program also Includes su
tions for social insurance, embracing j
unemployment, sickness, old asc neci
dent, maternity and widowhood lnsur-1
ance: government employment Bl
Changes and co-operative buying and '
selling, tending toward the elimination
of the middle man
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Read the Claimed Ads,
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Read tho Classified Ad3. 1
BRITISH WOMEN
COMING TO 0. S.
for raw
NEW YORK. Sept 19 Five thou
.vand well-to-do Britir.h women deter
mined to obtain American husbands
soon will arrive In the United States,
j according to a warning issued to b.. h
I elors today by Mrs. S c Seymour of
Camden, N J , who has just returned
from Europe. Mrs. Seymour was em
ployed by the rnillt;ir authorities 'to
I supervise the transportation of the
I war brides of American soldiers in
different parts of Burope. She an
nounced the matrimonial armv of in
vasion had already applied to- pass
ports and would arrive as soot, as th
present restrictions are lifted, which is
expected to be on October 1.
i During her eight months abroad
Mrs. Seymour arranced for the trans-'
portafion of 3500 war bridfs and 257 i
I children represenllnc 22 nationalities
I She said 490 additional brides are du
, - i
No Cotldog
A Nutritious Diet for All Anes
Quick Lunch at Home or Office
Avoid Imitations and oubstitate
to arrive here .Monday on the stean1
ship President Grant.
COLLECTOR ROBBED
BY ARMED BAND1"1"'
SALT LAKE, Sept. 19 J. F. Squites
collector for the Continental Oil com
panj ?tation In Salt Lake, was hee
I up and robbed of about $900 at I
O'clock last night on Third West Stroe
Must below Second South
Mr. Squires had Completed Ml
rounds of the stations !n the citv. T.:
as he left the station at Second W- e
land South Temple and Started BOUto
twn men. who were on the sidewalk
ran and jumped on the runnine: bor.re
of his machine At the point of a rue
they commanded him to continue driv
Ing .-outh. When near Second Sot '.it
one of them replaced Mr Squires al
the wheel and drove the machine te
I Third West just below Second Sou'h
I Here they brought the car to a sT ip
iand robbed him of the satchel contain
ing the money and commanded him
to hand o er the kf to 'be machine
After warninc him to Btaj in ih i ;ir
they disappeared
Mr Squires picked the lock of his
machine and drove it to the police
station, where he reported his loss.
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Peace Problem Is
Before Meeting of
I Bar Association
SALT LAKE. Sept. 19 Aposile
Stephen L. Richards, of the L. D. S
church, has returned iroin attending
i hi annual convention Of the Rar as
soelation held at Boston September 3
io G. Apostle Richards said that after-v.-ar
problems confronting thr nation
formid the central theme at the con-
v miion He said that among the sub
jeets discussed were reconstruct
work. Bolshevism and means for pre
serving law and order.
Apostle Richards saxs. exher L't.iun
prcfcent at the convention were Justice
Valentine Oidc-on, Atiorn JenT.il I
I
I 'an B. Shields, and W I. Snyder, of
Sail Lake; David Jensen and C. K.
Hqllingsworth of Ogdt n
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1 TO QUIT MONDAY.
k
, 'I.F"EJ.ANI, ) . Sept 19 - j
Eighteen thousand Cleveland men
4 and 25.000 in the Cleveland dis- fl
trlcl nmII quit work Mnnda;. morn 1
j -t- inp when the steel strike goe I
l-f into effect, according to Henry j
! W Ralsse, secretary' of the
I workers' organization and strike 4H
, 1 eruji I,,
r
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' CARGO FROM GERMANY. fl
!sLV YORK. Sep' 1 ''rrs U
ing 350 tons of toys, glassware Ij
and sugai beel seeds, 'he Kerr
line steamship Jason arrived her1
today from Hamburg i ' h th
fir-f cargo stitpnint from er- 1
) many since the var. The Jason J
! i; a supply ship for the Hoover
! food administration Seven stnw I
aways, ill Of ihern American-
and one German, were aboard
1
Sure
Relief
aELL-ANi L
FOR INDIGESTION

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