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Nt HEPUBLWJHS MOULD
M PARTY ISSUES 10
1 PLAN GIPH
this I. , .
itorw Demand of Women For Equal
jj i Powers In Councils Is
; Readily Granted
'9$ ;: -
, M LEONARD WOOD SAYS
i 'DOWN WITH RADICALS'
M Platform Planned That Can Be
m Printed and Carrie4
'a Inside Hat
J CHICAGO, Jan. 6. Republicans
M from 14 middle western states con-
i' tinued today their work of moulding
I Pprty issues and laying plans for the
participation of Republican women in
the 1920 presidential campaign.
Demands of women for equal repre
' ' , sentation on the national committee
of Ihe party and a sentiment reflected
in speeches of prominent party lead
ers to deal vigorously with the labor,
and Industrial situation as one of the'
inn chief issues of the. election campaign
ABB ' were the PrlncPal developments of
mm ' ; the conference which began yester
a: ; Many of the women today regarded
their demands for "a fair representa-
; tion" in the party organization as vlr-
"a r lually confirmed with the statement
Son! ' ' of Will H. Hays, chairman of the-Re-
Jm ' publican national committee, that "the
M ' Republican party offers the women
9 everything we offer the men."
uiiSEp Plans for the national convention
nfgffi also were launched and arrangements
for the fitting up of the coliseum to
conn i Illlcnv a seatinS capacity of 13.1S7 were
ajju :' : made.
Banquet Is Given.
Edward P. Thayer, of Indianapolis,
was olected sergeant-at-aras for the
s;saM gathering.
lf Sfi? J At a banquet last night given by the
JW3 A- tale-cntral-Oiinw4teein honor - of "
aJj4li i Chairman Hays and Mrs. John Glover
. ,B : ' South, chairman of the women's dlvis
ajE; ion of the national committee, thej
Mm two candidates for the presidential j
155S ; nomination, and Chairman Hays, de--RSS
: 1 voted their attention to industrial
1 ! problems. The gathering was attend
f M " ed by more than 1200 Republican men
ev.S ' and women. ,
j f Major General Leonard Wood, as- i
i I sailing anarchism, declared the "blg-
! gest problem of the day is mainten
?M ( ' ance of law and order, respect for
h(U 'r constituted authority and maintenance
J - of a government under the constitu
tor tion."
1 Stamp Out Reds.
' ; "As for tlio reds," General Wood
said, "let's stamp them out. They
1 grow In communities where govern-
ment is timid and slack."
wjjjj! ' "Ninety per cent of American labor
:S - is one the square," he said urging
jPH 1 American leadership for labor.
.hM I Governor Frank O. Lowden of Illi-
X$M I 11015 urged women to aid in bringing
. about a more healthy industiial situa-
mSP ' tion. "If every man and woman took
the same interest In political matters
as in their personal affairs most of our
; ills would disappear," he asserted,
all In the war on radicalism, he said,
$11 there was no more patent argument
ffll ' than home ownership.
3 , Lovden for League.
311 1 Governor Lowden made public a let-
31 ' ter to Senator Borah of Idaho, in
a which he urged ratification of the cov-
31' enant' of the league of nations with
II such reservations as already adopted
li by the senate.
I II I The firing squad was recommended
lli by Chairman Hays as the means for
gll i L dealing with anarchists. He recom-
; II ; mended reduction of taxes and the
i Ilr repeal of '"those that crush initiative,"
IH development of better relations be-
Sll : Ueen capital and labor and admini-.
II 'j i stration of lav and order in the na-
.11 j tlpn as cardinal points in the party
yli platform.
Mr. Hays went to Des Moines to at-
11 ; tend a meeting of Iowa Republicans
M' today and later will attend confer
ences in Denver, Salt Lake and San
III ' Francisco similar to the meeting here.
911! Concise Platform.
SlJSr. Chairman Hays, responding to a
'III suggestion of one of the banquet
III 1 speakers, that the Republican plat-
fj J form should be written so concisely
I lj "that it could bo printed on a enrd
3 I if and carried in the hat," listed the fol-
I lowing four suggestions as. a platform
I ', aim:
a rj 1, Success of the party campaign.
3 I J " euction of taxes and the re-
Pll l)ea of those "that ciush initiative."
pl !J 3. Development of a better delation
tmt i between capital and labor,
ill n 4. Make certain In the nation an
ill I adinlnlstration of law and order.
!! Mae Atacks Wife
With a Hammer
I LOS ANGELES, Cal Jan. 6.
i Whether Norman Bent was temporari-
i ly insane from the effect of a tonsil
spray when ho attacked his wife with
. ' a hammer here Sunday, was still un-
' . settled today. Bent Is in the psycho-
imthlc ward of the county hospital
fT for observation following his declara-
tion that he blamed the attack on
Mrs, Bent to the effect of medicine
taken for inflammation of his tonsils,
i
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Smile Fades From
Housewives; Story of
$7 Maid Not True
NEW YORK, Jan. 6. New York
ers read in the newspapers a dis
patch from Chicago quoting the
statement of a Travelers' Aid soci
ety worker there that thousands of
European girls were flocking to
America eager for housework and
that "the day of the $7 a week serv
ant girl soon would return." Today
the society's New York headquar
ters was besieged by an army of
housewives seeking "one of the $7
wonders," and long distance tele
phone calls poured in from neigh
boring states asking that one of the
"old fashioned immigrants" be sav
ed. But it's all wrong, according to
New York headquarters.
Thousands of girls are arriving
each month but instead of seeking
domestic service they are landing
armed with enough funds to carry
them comfortably to relatives Socat
I ed as far away as the Pacific coast.
Less than one per cent are seeking
household jobs, it was said.
ALLIES WILL BLOW
UP GERMAN SHIPS
SUNK BYOFFICERS
Decision Disposes of Question
That Has Caused Trouble
For Months
LONDON, Jan. 6 German
.warships sunk b y-thou- off icers-m
Scapa Flow will be blown up
shortly, it was stated here today.
The decision to dispose of the ves
sels in this way followed the com
pletion of investigation by a spe
cial commission representing all
of the allies.
The decision, announced in the
foregoing dispatch, to blow up
the C4erman ships sunk in Scapa
Flow apparently disposes of a
question which has caused a great
deal of discussion in all of the al
lied countries. The almost insu
perable task of raising the vessels
and the possibility that the sal
vaged materials would not be of
great value were believed to have
weighed heavily in favor of de
stroying the vessels by explosives.
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National Grange For
Anti-Strike Clause
WASHINGTON, Jan. C Results of
the recent referendum in the national
grange on the anti-strike provisions of
the Cummins' railroad bill will be pre
sented to Chairman Cummins of the
senate interstate commerce commit
tee tomorrow by the grange's execu
tive committee which began sessions
here today. It was announced that so
far as heard from the results of the
referendum were unanimously in fa
vor of retaining the anti-strike clause.
The committee also will present the
views of the grange on the packer leg
islation to Chairman Gronna, of the
senate agriculture committee. Those
views are expressed In, a tentative
bill prepared for presentation to the
senate. It provides for Strong govern
ment control of the packers to be ad
ministered by a national food commis
sion, nr
Germans Ask For a
Reduction of Troops
PARIS, Jan. 6. An application from
the German representatives here for a
reduction in the number of troops to
be 'sent to the areas in which plebis
cites are to be taken under the peace
treaty, has been received by the su
preme council, Gormany will have to
bear the expense of maintaining iheso
troops and her representatives com
plain that the cost will be excessive.
So heavy an expenditure is not neces
sary, it is asserted.
The council, it is lenrned, will re
ply that, inasmuch as the United
States has not supplied its quota of
troops, which was to constitute a quar
ter of the whole, the number of men
will comprise only three-quarters of
the total originally fixed.
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DATE OF ELECTION.
PARIS, Jan. 6. January 17 was
fixed as the date for the election of
a president of the French republic by
the Frencli cabinet today
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COUNCIL OF LEAGUE
OF ITIOI W IB
BE CALLED TB MEET
Allied Military Mission Is To
Halt Execution of Many
Moderate Communists
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HUNGARIAN DELEGATES
TO RECEIVE DOCUMENT
Commission Gathers Data
Relative To Peace With the
Turkish Empire
PARIS, Jan. 6. There Is now every
indication in supreme council circles
that the peace protocol will be signed
by Germany and ratifications of the
treaty of Versailles exchanged on the
coming Saturday, January 10, the date
tentatively set by the council yester
day. The council ol the league of nations,
it is understood, will be called to meet
about a week later.
The inter-alled military commission
at Budapest, was authorized by the su
preme council today to intervene in
favor of some of the more moderate
communists who have been condemned
to death by the authorities in the Hun
garian capital. Authority to intervene,
to"thTSeiid Tiad"been requested by the
commission.
Awaiting Execution.
There are still a considerable num
ber of the less extreme communists
awaiting execution in Budapest, the
commission reported.
At this morning's session of the
council the questions remaining to be
decided to complete the Hungarian
peace treaty were taken under consid
eration. Tho Hungarian delegates
probably will receive tho full text of
the treaty Monday or Tuesday next.
The precise date for the conference
of the powers on the Turkish question
remains uncertain. Ambassador Wal
lace has thus far received no instruc
tions regarding participation of the
Uinted States in the conference.
TURKISH DATA READY.
CONSTANTINOPLE, Thursday, Jan.
1. Members of the commission pro
paring data on the Turkish viewpoint
relative to peace, have completed their
work, in addition to territorial mat
ters, the commission has formulated a
dotailed outline of projected legal and
administrative reforms which offer
substitute for capitulations which
would deprive Turkey of possible de
velopments economically and which
would interfere with sovereignty and
legal matters.
Much attention i being given the
problem of Christian minorities as a
part of the peace problem by the
Turkish press, which suggests the ad
dition of enough territory to Armenia
to permit the Armenians to segregate
refugees of this race. Some urge that
Armenians bo given Turkish citizen
ship, but say Armenians refusing to
adopt Turkish citizenship and remain
ing in Turkey should have the status
of foreigners.
Exchange of Smyrna for Macedonia
which was proposed just before the
war and accepted in principal by Pre
mier Venizelos of Greece, is pro
posed. WILSON TO ISSUE CALL.
WASHINGTON, Jan. G. President
Wilson will "no doubt" issue tho call
for the first meeting of the league of
nations under the peace treaty when
the treaty is actually in effect through
tho exchange of ratifications of three
of the allied powers and Germany, Un
Jder Secretary of State Polk said to
day. "I think there is hardly a doubt that
iho president will issue the call," Mr.
Polk said, "in view of tho fact that ho
is especially charged with this duty by
the treaty and it has nothing to do
with ratification by the United States."
Mr. Polk added that he had so ad
vised Premier Clemenceu and the oth
er entente premiers while he was in
Paris as head of the American peace
mission when they asked whether the
president would Issuo the call.
Surgeoii-Geitera! Blue
. Lifts All Quarantine
WASHINGTON, Jan. 6 Surgeon
General Bluo announced today, in an
swer to many inquiries, that all re
strictions on travel between this coun
try had been lifted by the public
health service For a short while there
was a quarantine because of the arri
val from Cuba of s,ome persons af
flicted with smallpox.
Cook Rebukes General,
V f i V
New Cinderella Found
A $ A Aft t
France ' Is Topsy-Turvy
PARIS, Jan. 6. Strange and
puzzling complications have arisen
in the relations of the people of
France as a result of the world
I Avar. Sometimes persons wearing
proudest decorations are found en
gaged in rather humble vocations,
and the factlhey have been hon
ored by their country would prob
ably never become known if on
some occasions attention was not
called to It.
"You are wrong to speak so
severely, my general. I am a
Knight of the Legion of Honor."
The general was General Gas
houlu, who controlled the Paris
railroad systems when they were
taken over by tho army and the
knight was his new cook, who
had overdone tlfe roast. Then gen-
MEMBIL EXERCISES
-FMKELT IE
COUDCltD II II. S.
j Many Friends of Former Presi
I dent Visit His Grave At
Oyster Bay
NEW YORK, Jan. 6. Memorial ex
ercises for Theodore Roosevelt, who
died one year ago today, were held
here, and In other cities throughout
the country. Many friends of the for
: mer president made a pilgrimage to
his grave at Oyster Bay. Special serv
ices were held in the public schools
:of the nation.
Many prominent Americans were
among the more than 2000 friends and
admirers of Colonel Theodore Roose
velt who gathered at Carnegie hall j
last night, eve of the first anniversary
of his death, to pay tribute to his
I memory. 1
j On the stage was a bust of Colonel
i Roosevelt draped with American flags -under
which hung a huge wreath J
bound with purple ribbons. A chorus j
of young women led the singing, of
"America" and other patriotic songs. I
Among those who occupied seats
grouped around the bust were Arch
bishop Patrick PI. J. Playes, Nicholas
Murray Butler, president of Columbia
university; Bishop Charles Sumner
Burch of the Episcopal diocese of New
York; Rabbi Schulmau and Mrs. John
Henry Hammond, president , of the
Roosevelt Memorial association, who
presided.
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Margaret Garrison Wins
As? Oratorical Contest
DES MOINES, la., Jan. 6. Miss
Margaret Garreson of Willamette uni
versity, Oregon, was today tho holder
of tho title of first place iu tho na
tional oratorical contest last night
which closed the convention of tho In
terscholastic Prohibition association
here. She is the first woman to at
tain the highest honors In the oratori
cal contests of the association.
I-Ieury K. Cassldy, Ottawa Univer
sity, Kansas, was awarded second
place and Barton R. Pogue, Taylor uni
versity, Indiana, third place. I
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Italian Ministers
Meet Lloyd George
LONDON, Jan. 6. Premier Nitti
and Foreign Minister Scialoia of Italy
today attended a conference in Down
ing street with Premier Lloyd George,
Earl Curzon, secretary of state for
foreign affairs; Andrew Bonar Law,
government leader in the house of
commons, aud Marquis Imperial!, Ital
ian ambassador. It was expected tho
conference would last all day. Adriatic
matters were discussed, .
oral could not believe his ears. He
made an investigation and found
the new cook had lost her husband
early in the war. She became a
nurse at the front, where she
showed such bravery that the red
ribbon 'decoration was awarded
her.
When the war was over. she ac-'
cepted dismissal from the army
emical service without complaint
and having to earn her living, be
came cook, wearing her decoration
only on Sundaj'3.
"When the general learned the
truth he embraced tho cook," says
the Echo de Paris, which vouches
for the story, "and since has1 not
allowed himself to make remarks
when any dish has not been a per
fect success."
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LIQUOR HEISTS
DECLARE PIT FOB
M IS STILL Bit
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i
Department of Justice Gets
Ready to Arrest All Law
Violators
WASHINGTON. Jan. G. Immediate
ly after the supreme court upheld the
constitutionality of provisions of the
Volstead act prohibiting tho manufac
ture and sale of liquors containing one
half of one per cent or more of alco
hol, the department of justice began
preparations for tho prosecution of all '
persons who have sold beer since tho
passage of the act last October 2S.
Cases against those who manufac
tured 2.75 beer before the Volstead!
act was passed were dismissed but
all manufacturers and retailers who
have dealt in beer since the act was
passed have been recorded by the de
partment of justice and they will be I
made defendants in cases to be start
ed soon.
CHICAGO, Jan. 6- Liquor interests
have not given up their fight against I
enforcement of national prohibition
despite the decision of tho supreme!
"court sustaining constitutionality of
the Volstead prohibition enforcement J
act, Levy Mayer, counsel for the
"wets," declared today.
"The real fight is still to come,"
said Mr. Mayer. "The whole eight
eenth amendment to the United States
constitution is under attack. The state
of Rhode Island has filed two cases
attacking the validity of that amend
ment. Other cases are in process of
preparation and are almost ready toj
be hied. That will be the main fight."
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German Movies Show
Entente Victories j
KREFELD, Germany. Dec. 21. Ger
man owners of moving picture houses i
are being forced, it Is reported, to dis
play prominently and often entente
military pictures, showing successful
battle scenes and entente, particularly
French, victories.
One concern has been closed down
by the Belgian authorities for having
raced through a French military pic
ture so fast that the details could not
be seen.
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Enormous Waste of
Gas to Be Curtailed
WASHINGTON, Jan. 6. Means of1
curtailing the present enormous waste
of natural gas by consumers as well
as in the fields and in transmission
will be considered at a conference of
state governors, public utility commis
sioners, geologists, operators of natur
al gas properties and appliance manu
facturers, called by Secretary Lane to
convene here January 15,
BEIllliS
ACCEPT MIST!
TO DISCUSS MOVE
Call Meeting To
Be Held in Philadelphia
In February
UNITED CHURCHES OF
CHRIST TO BE NAME
Gradual Merger of Christian!
interests Is Object of the
New Project
NEW YORK, Jan. G. Commission
ers of approximately 20 denominations
have accepted an invitation from the
Presbyterian church to confer in Phil
adelphia February G to 7 on a pro
posal for a national merger of Chris
tian interests under the name of the
United Churches of Christ in America,
according to announcement today from
Presbyterian headquarters in this city.
The movement started some time
ago by the general assembly of the
Presbyterian church in the United
States, proposes formation of a coun
cil elected by the supreme bodies of
the various denominations. The coun
cil would comprise two ministerial and
two lay delegates for each 100,000
communicants.
Complete Union.
rue proposeu constitution oi uie
new organization, the announcement;
stated, "looks forward ultimately to aj
complete organic union of the Prosts-J
lant churches entering upon the mem
bership of the council." The announce-'
ment added that the constitution
"opens the way for a gradual merger
of the interdenominational interests
while retaining the present denomina
tional ecclesiastical organizations,"
and "is an advance on the present
organization of the Federal Council of
the Churches of Christ in America, as
it opens the way for consolidation of
administrative agencies and the carry
J ing forward of the general work of the
churches through the council of the
'United Church"
Tho proposed plan of the council
calls for administration of home and
foreign missions, in behalf of the
United Churches, :s well as other ad
ministrative agencies on the approval
I of the supreme governing or advisory
bodies. It accepts the ordination and
doctrinal views of the evangelical
churches joining the council and pro
vides also for admission of community
j churches and independent organiza
tions. Churches Interested.
Among denominations concerned
are:
I Presbyterian church in the United
States of America; Methodist Episco
Ipal church; Protestant Episcopal
church in the United States; Reformed
Church in the United States; Congre
gational .Church; Disciples of Christ;
Christian Union of the United States;
Northern Baptist convention; Evangel
ical synod of North America; Reform
ed Episcopal church; Moravian
Church in America; United Presby
terian church; United Brethren, and
Primitive Methodists.
Other denominations which have un
officially approached tho -proposed or
ganic union with tentative approval
arc the Society of Friends, United Lu
theran Church and Reformed Church
In America.
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Holstein Cow Gives
i Birth to Triplets
ARCADIA, Cal., Jan. 5. Sundrie
Sunbeam Girl, a Holstein cow owned
by Mrs. Anita Baldwin, daughter of
the late E. J. ("Lucky") Baldwin, fa
mous California turfman, has given
birth hero to triplets, two heifers and
one bull calf.
; Triplets are said to be rarer in bo
vine than in human families.
The father , of the triplets, Prince
Walker Cornucopia, is a famous Hol
stein, having won the sweepstakes 'at
a recent show in Los Angeles.
Tho cow and the triplets are doing
well.
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Italy Not Negotiating
For a Separate Peace
ROME, Monday, Jan. 5. Everything
attributed to Italy concerning negotia
tions for a separate peace with Aus
tria in published documents of Prince
EXPERT OF FEDERAL
SS 6LLEGES "BED"
Statistician Under Arrest .In
Chicago Following Raid '
on Radicals Sl
APPEAL OF HAYWOOD
COMES UP IN COURT H
Army Camp To Be Used to ,
"Herd" Hundreds That are jH
Awaiting Deportation
CHICAGO, Jan. 6. Federal author
Itlcs today had in custody Rafael Mai
jlen, statistician of the federal trade
commission, in connection wUh the jH
nation-wide arrests of radicals, while
the first 'of the 224 radicals held for de-
portation were brought before Irani!-
grallon authorities for hearing. iH
Mallen, who had just returned from jJ
Mexico, was arrested by agents of the
department of justice late last night JH
and District Attorney Clyne is said to .IH
have asked officials at Washington to lfl
issue a warrant for him. Mallen is
said to he a member of the communist
labor party. Ho was confined In tho 1 ;
military prison at Camp Grant in 1917 jH
jas a conscientious objector. ;H
I Guests for Arc.
Hearing of the cases of 224 radicals fH
taken in raids here were before Immi- iH
gralion Inspector Harry R. Landis this H
morning as the first step for selecting
Chicago's contingent for the next
"soviet ark." These have been termed
"perfect deportation" cases by federal H
officials. Findings of the hearings,
which probably will consume a week, 'H
will be forwarded to Washington for
Appeals of the cases of William D.
1 ("Big Bill") Haywood who surrendered
! yesterdav to local authorities, and Vic- j
i tor L. Berger, of Milwaukee , under
sentence by Federal Judge Landis for
I violation of the espionage act, were up
for hearing in the United States court
of appeals today
Bond Is Furnished. il
Haywood made his appearance in .
court yesterdav and was released on ll
i bond furnished by William Bross IIH
(Lloyd, wealthy sergeant-at-arms of the iH
I communist labor party. r'iH
State's Attorney Maclay Hoyne lrc- dH
'dicated today that activities of Lloyd. jiH
would be brought before the special iH
grand jury which has been impanelled ilH
to investigate radicalism. i'H
Twenty-two alleged radicals held by
local authorities were at liberty on iH
bail in sums ranging from ?2,500 to JM
$10,000.
More Help Sought. H
Anthony Caminettl, commissioner .JM
general of immigration, appeared b?- tH
fore the houso appropriations com- liH
mlttee at AVashington with an appeal IH
for funds to allow expansion of his 'H
force to deal, with the details of de
portation proceedings. The commis-
sloner asked for at least ten more fH
lawyers. :
Officials also explained that
throughout the country the work of ,H
perfecting cases against the radicals rH
held would be slow because of the jH
small number of immigration inspec- 'jnH
tors. Added to this was the fact that j'H
itho radicals have been instructed to JiH
make use of every form of delay fiH
known to the legal world. jH
The problem of prison facilities en- jH
gaged the attention of officials of jH
both the department of justice and Im- UH
migration authorities, as Ellis Island, lH
iNcw York, is overcrowded. f H
Rin Detention Carrms. rlH
Secretary Baker announced he had
instructed Major General Bullard, E-H
commanding the department of the iH
east, to provide a detention camp for
the use of tho department- of justice.
It was understood this would be Camp ylH
Upton. Officials believed that a sec- i
ond camp. might also be necessary as
a concentration point. This would bo
in the middle west, it was stated, c
Federal agents In tho border dis? IH
trjets were instructed to guard closely
against attempts of the radicals to
escape into either Mexico or Canada. ?
It was apparent that officials had j
information that the "reds" were in ;'
flight in niarry sections. Only threo j
or four such' attempts have been made !
since the raids started Friday. :
Sixtus, of Bourbon, is "absolutely 11
false," says the Giornale d'ltalia. This fH
statement acquires special importance j
as it is known it emanates from Bar- fH
on Sonnino, former minister of foreign 'H
affairs of Italy, f!

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