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DANIELS TO SEND CIANT WAR DOGS TO PORTOLA FETE Secretary Promises Commit tee Great Concourse of Fighting Craft Will Be Here October OFFICIAL KEPT BUSY ON INSPECTION TOUR Receptions Follow Yerba Buena and Fair Site Trips "Francisco at It o'clock tomorrow .morning for Portland and Seattle, thence going direct to Washington. MTi S. DA XI ELS XOT 0\ CITY TO I R Mrs. Daniels forewent the strenuous itinerary of her husband to be the guest of San Francisco women friends. She attended the meeting of the San Francisco Center. Today she will be the guest of Mrs. • Phoebe Hearst at Pleasanton. Mrs. •Daniels will be the guest of the - women's democratic clubs of Alameda f county tonight. Following the luncheon at the Fair • ii-ont. Secretary Daniels met members of the Portola committee in the fair • mont library. The secretary assures -the committee the entire Pacific fleet. including his pet boat, the Raleigh, will ►be in San Francisco bay during the Fnrtola celebration in October. - Charles de Young and Paul T. Car roll, for the committee, expressed the • hope that the Panama canal would be opened in October in time for the pas sage of the Atiantic fleet. Secretary Daniels said he did not ex pect the canal to be open at that date, and further, that the Atlantic fleet will be cruising in the Mediterranean at FAVORS PORTOI.A "The navy department wants to do everything in its power for the sue • "ss of the Portola." said I Secretary Oanieis and the committee was well pleased with his cordial feeling toward the celebration. Tn an interview Secretary Daniels said "there have been more enlist ments in the navy during the last three months than In any other three months in the history of the nation In times of peace." Tills record Secretary Daniels attrib utes to his established policy of keep ins the ships of the line on the move and giving the boys a chance to see the world. In tbe words of the news paper office, as Daniels says, "It is good advertising and a puller for ambitious young men." Kqual suffrage was the theme of the secretary's address at the recep tion of the San Francisco center in the white and gold room at the St. Francis. In his measured southern Way, Daniels drove In many a blunt paragraph in favor of universal suf frage. He is an ardent champion of tho women in matters of government, in:: m.s. lead love There was a high noted murmur of objection in the reception room when Secretary Daniels said. "I don't be lieve any woman ever loved the man she married." He paused, allowed the faces of the SM women to grow stern, and then proceeded: "She was in love with an deal thonght, the man she took for her husband was her ideal, but by and by that love is wholly the ideals she sees in him." An echo of the L W W. riot in Seat tle during the Potlatch, when Secretary Daniels was there several days ago, was heard at the Fairmont." Some persons in Seattle blamed the secretary of the navy for inciting the sailors to acts of violence against the red flag of the T. W. W.s by his enthusiastic words on patriotism and devotion to the flag. Judge W. W, Morrow, the "sailor judge." as President Moore introduced .him, approved of Secretary Daniels in strong adjectives. ■JJ DGE MORROW LATUM PATRIOTISM "We like Secretary Daniels," Judge Morrow said. "He believes in a navy and feels himself deeply interested in the Pacific ocean. "We indorse his position with re spect to the American flag." the gray haired jurist shouted, pointing to the national colors above the four stars anchored on a field of blue, the secre tary of the navy's flag. "He believes that flag should be respected at home ss well as abroad, and 'them's our sen timents." Judge Morrow received big ap plause. When Secretary Daniels came In view of the enormous machinery hall on the exposition site, his of ad miration were superlative. At each new wonder he became eager to see more and was late in reaching the re ception downtown because he would tarry over the sculpture and plans on the exposition site. H. D. H. Connick, director of works, had Secretary Daniels in tow and kept Mm interested in the service building. The lighting effects that will be pro duced on the towers by means of the reflected rays of powerful searchlights upon Jewels in the figures particularly pleased Secretary Daniels. President Moore gave Secretary Dan iels three diamonds, all larger than the famous Koh-I-Noor, but not so valu able. The gifts cost comparatively little and are the jewels to be used In the decorations to produce wonderful effects. M H'.\KRl\ PRAISES SECRETARY President Moore presided at the Fair mont luncheon. The speaker? were: Adjutant General Forbes, commander of the national guard of California rep resentative of Governor Johnson; Judge Morrow, of Son Rafael; M. H. de Young; R. P. Schwerin. vice president and general manager of the Pacific Mail Steamship company, and Secretary 1 >aniels. Mr. Schwerin made a clever speech. He is a graduate of the naval academy and a former navy officer. He talked reminiscently of the nursery navy of half a century ago. "I never had a chance to have my *ay to the secretary of the navy when 1 was in the ranks, and I am glad to have it now," Mr. Schwerin said. "I believe every American citizen is willing to see money spent for battle : hips." he declared. Secretary Daniels was visibly -sur prised when Mr. Schwerin related that the very guns, old style and used only for ornaments now, that are today on the Dolphin, which Secretary Danielß Uses us a yacht, were put there by Mr. Schwerin when he was in the navy a K'-neration ago. EYES OF WORLD OX OREGON Speaking to Secretary Daniels, Mr. Schwerin said: "Yon will have the greatest honor ever received by any naval ■nnn in the world, you will be the ••enter of all eyes, . when on the liridfre of the old Oregon yon lead the Atlantic fleet through the Fan »ma canal and Into San Fraucisco bay." As a "fellow journalist" M. H. de 4 Salient Points in Daniels' Speech New Navy Plans for West Coast "The many warships you have built on this coast In the past are but a small matter lv comparison to those you will build In the near future." "Whenever the United States has needed anything it has found It In California." "1 believe the day Is near when war will cease in all this world, but until that day comes we have to he prepared in case of trouble." "The men In the navy are more than the ships." "We need hero naval stations, torpedo stations, coaling stations, oil stations, drydocks nud all the adjuncts of a srreat navy. We need at least ns iimuy stations and ns much equipment ns on the Atlantic coast." "My Kreat hope and ambition is to lead the Atlantic fleet through the ('»nam,i canal from the bridge of the old Oregon, and to join with the fleets of the nntlons of this world In a celebration at the Panama-Pacific exposition that, pray God, I hope will be the beginning of world wide peace." Young welcomed Secretary Daniels. Mr. De Young advocated the sending of battleships to any city on either coast every time there is a gathering that attracts people from the Interior. "There have been only two great presidents, measured by journalistic standards. Abraham Lincoln and Wood row Wilson," Mr. Daniels said'jokingly. "They are the only two who went Into editorial sanctums to find secretaries, of the navy. Lincoln choose Gideon Wells. tVilson did better. He selected a democratic editor." It was through Daniels' prestige as an editor that he gained the prominence In North Carolina that elevated him to a place on the democratic national com mittee and ultimately landed him in the cabinet. STORY OX EDITOR MeCULLOUGH He told a newspaper story about Joseph McCullough. the famous editor of the St. Louis Globe-Democrat, who told an aspiring voting •journalist' from the crossroads that the only thing neces sary for him to be as great an editor as McCullough was to "know where hell will break loose next and have a man on the spot.". Mr. Daniels said "hades," but the story is told on McCullough as In the quotes. 'The job of the secretary of the navy is to know where trouble is going to break out next and have ships on the spot," he said. Some of the diners thought there was significance in Daniels' statement regarding the Atlantic fleet and his fig ure of speech. He said Franklin K. Lane, secretary of the interior, paid him the highest compliment he has ever received when he leaned across the table in cabinet meeting and handed over a note which read: "You're a born headline artist." CALLS LANE GREAT MAX The little story regarding Secretary Lane brought out admirable praise for the Californlan in the cabinet, who. according to Daniels, "is second to none in the cabinet in wisdom and ability." "I congratulate your state, but con gratulate the republic more on the ap pointment of Franklin K. Lane to the position which in many respects is the most important in the cabinet. "Lane has the large western view. President Wilson showed his wisdom in forgetting the admonitions of the east to appoint a man to the place who had not been in the thick of the conserva tion fight and had no fixed views. In Lane he made no mistake. In a few short months 1 have learned to love him and admire him greatly." Then-, speaking, of the exposition, he talked enthusiastically and predicted the largest crowds in the world s rec ords to the best exposition In history. I,EARNS TO LOVE FLAG MORE He said he was very glad the bat tleships of the navies of the world, with the Atlantic fleet, "are to ride in your magnificent harbor. " in 1915. Secretary Daniels spoke beautifully about patriotism and honor to the flag. "I never understood what the flaer meant, much as 1 tips devoted to It, as I have since I have been con nected with the nivy," he said. "There is something about a battle ship, who can say what? Its precise drills of men. Its somber bulk. The massive guns—something that moves a man to love of country like nothing else does. "If all of the residents of the Interior could see a battleship it would do more to make the people patriotic- than any other thing we could <!<>•" Secretary Daniels was questioned as to the exact meaning of his statement about the Atlantic fleet "coming home" to the Pacific when the canal is opened. He said he meant what he said. Although he agreed that the fleet would be available for services in At lantic waters and said the ships would spend some time every year in Atlantic waters, he made it understood the headquarters of Uncle Sam's fight ing forces of the sea would be the Pacific ocean. ' • BAY IS URGED AS DRYDOCK SITE Hoping to do a bit of missionary work that may land the naval station and Immense drydocks, projected under new navy plans, for San Francisco and vicinity, the special committee ap pointed by the San Francisco Chamber of Commerce visited Secretary Daniels before dinner and presented him with a bound memorial of the commercial organizations bordering San Francisco bay. Fifteen civic bodies from the various cities about the bay were represented on the committee. Frederick Whitton, chairman of the committee, addressed Secretary Daniels, setting forth the hopes of the bay cities for -.the naval improvements. . With a view to assisting the loca tion of these constructions In San Fran cisco, a conference was held here in November, 1911. at which the following resolution was adopted: „ . "Resolved, that the federal govern ment be. and 1s hereby most respect fully and earnestly requested to estab lish one of the propqsed great naval drydocks on the bay of San Francisco or waters tributary thereto." Later this -resolution was indorsed by the San Jose Chamber of Commerce. Redwood City board of trustees, San Leandro Chamber of Commerce, San Mateo beard of trade, Santa Clara Com mercial league, Hayward Chamber of Commerce. Marin County Promotion 'league, pliamher of Commerce of Sac ramento. San Mateo County Develop ment association, Alameda Chamber of commerce, Oakland Commercial club, PaioAlto Chamber of Commerce, Berke ley chamber of Commerce. The memorial, which is handsomely bound in black leather and lettered In gold, is signed by the officers of the many organizations. It sets forth many reasons why the drydock should be identified with- San Francisco. SECRETARY MAKES TALK ON SUFFRAGE airs. James Ellis Tucker, president, presided at the reception of the San Francisco center of the Women's Civic league. .Mayor James liolph occupied a chair by the side of Secretary Daniels 'on the platform. The reception committee was com posed of Mrs. Robert A. Dean, Miss xxiE BAN FRANCISCO CALL, SATURDAY, JULY 26. 1913. Miriam Michelson, Mrs. Ida Finney Mackrille, Mrs. L. M Culver and Miss Genevieve Allen, secretary of the cen ter, all of whom are members of the board of directors of the organiza tion, and Mrs. A. E. Graupner, Mrs. E. E. Brownell, Miss Julia George, Mrs. Osgood Hooker, Mrs. Mary Sperry and Miss Franc Pierce. Secretary Daniels said in part: A SUFFRAGE SUBSTITUTE "I once advocated a plan to deter mine whether men or women were best qualified to govern by proposing that for a period of 10 years all women should be enfranchised and all men dis franchised, and at the end of 10 years experts should determine which sex was the best fitted for the world's chief and hardest task. But I socn came to see that this was not practical or practicable. Men are unwilling or afraid to make the necessary sacrifice to permit the test. But the admission of so large a new element as Califor nia has done causes the world to say: " 'There is an opportunity to test whether there will be improvement in government by woman's participation.' "I warn you women of California that never in the history of the world were any women intrusted with a re sponsibility upon which so much of the future of their sex and humanity de pended. A RARE OPPORTUXITY "If the women of California exercise the right of suffrage for health, sani tation, the protection of the child, the woman, the home; If they stand against graft and hysteria, if they sentence immoral men to political St. Helenas; if they oppose privilege and the rule of protection that lets one man get rich at the expense of the many; If they set their faces for the real reforms, who will dare say that suffrage has not been justified of her children? "The only arguments against suf frage that have had and still have weight, have been the fear that women would neglect the home for the hust ings, that the family life would be less retired and less wholesome, that race suicide would ensue and that the mod esty and grace of bur women would give place to self-assertiveness and grossness. WOULD DESTROY RACE "Of course, if such results should follow, woman suffrage would be worse than the murrain or the locusts of Egypt and the plague would destroy the human race. "But did God make man and woman capable of forgetting the object of ex istence? "Can love and marriage and the fam ily ever fail to be the trinity that will have no rivals? To doubt that the fam ily will always be the center is to doubt tiie,wisdom of God. "1 am persuaded that neither prin cipalities nor powers, things present nor things to come, learning, the bal lot, nor anything can separate woman from womanliness and from the mak ing of the home and the rearing of children. Therefore, none of the dire predictions of evil will fall upon us when women vote. And, moreover, no matter what might be the personal views of any individual, we may as well get ready for the inevitable, for women are going to vote. Only last month Il linois gave them the ballot for all ex cept constitutional offices, and the pres ent generation will witness compete woman suffrage In every state in the American union. And when it comes, the constitution will not be broken and the home will not be dethroned." Special Train for Lake County Resorts Leave San Francisco 9 a. m. daily, arriving Calistoga 12:15 p. m.. In time for luncheon and connection with auto stage line for resorts in that vicinity. Returning leave Calistoga 1 :30 p. m.. arriving San Francisco 4:30 p. m.. Southern Pacific.—Advertisement. ill ftlv< I I i \mk) I §M IP M m H I .r; ■m ■ ■ *■*/■ >^ ■ & ALL BAY IS THEME AT DANIELS BANQUET Only Greatest Pacific Port Figures in Discus sions of New Navy Changes; Fleet Is Coming Home to Stay There was no San Francisco, nor Oakland, nor San Jose, nor Vallejo at the banquet of the Chamber of Com merce given in honor of Josephus Daniels, secretary of the navy, at the St. Francis last night. There was one magnificent unit of California men and womtn asking that the needs of a greater navy on the Pacific coast be supplied at points around the bay ! where all needs are best supplied. When "Fighting Bob" Evans brought the fleet around the Horn he recorded an unprecedented feat. When the Panama canal is opened the augmented Atlantic fleet will scud back and forth from the Atlantic to the Pacific like commuters going to work. The office of the fleet will be the Pacific ocean. Secretary Daniels reiterated his former statement—the Atlantic fleet is coming home to stay—when that event ful trip takes place. XEW NAVAL BASE And to fill the Pacific coast's cup of joy to the brim, Daniels pledged new naval bases, torpedo stations, oil sta tions, coal stations and drydocks; in shorty at least as much equipment ns the Atlantic coast has for San Fran cisco bay. When President William T. Sesnon of the Chamber of Commerce, who pre sided, proposed a toast to the president of the United States, Secretary Daniels touched the Spring Valley to his lips, although there were four perfectly good glasses of different colors of California wine at his hand. No grape juice was served. The speakers of the evening were Mayor Rolph; the welcomer, Frederick Whitton, whose subject was "If San Francisco Bay Could Speak"; O. E. Hotle of Oakland, who talked eloquent ly on "Hands Around the Harbor," and the distinguished guest. XEW COLUMBUSES, SAYS ROLPH Mayor Rolph had his usual supply of brisk, jovial paragraphs. He called the cabinet members and other officials of the Wilson administration who have or are soon to visit the Pacific coast "new Christopher Columbuses." It was Mayor Rolph who suggested that the navy forget about hauling coal around the Horn and prepare the ships of the line for oil burners. This suggestion Secretary Daniels picked up and announced "the fleet will take what California has to offer.'' adding "the day is not far distant when oil burning battleships will be the rule." Mr. Whitton presented the charms of California and told of the resources and developments for which he asked the head of the navy's investigation. What Mr. Hotle's theme was can he told by repeating the little story he told. HOTLE'S XEW STORY "Three merchants In a small city were in the same line of business in the same block In the same side of the street. The first merchant adver tised 'Greatest Sale In the State,' in 'boxcar' type on canvas above his doors. The third merchant pricked up his ears and nailed up a flyer announc ing 'Bankrupt Stock, Sale at 10 Cents on the Dollar.' The crowds divided between the first and the third stores. The owner of the middle store stood in his doorway and watched; then he painted a canvas and stretched It over his door. The three canvases formed a continuous sign.' The middle mer chant's sign read, 'Main Entrance.' "We are glad to see San Diego, Los Angeles, Portland and Seattle prosper, but all the time we have our sign, 'main entrance." , The keen study Secretary Daniels has made of the naval situation since the United States was born was shown in his thorough resume of history. WHITTOX SPEAKS FOR BAY "Doubtlessly," said Mr. Whitton, ad dressing Secretary Daniels, "many questions of national policy bring you to our coast. We are grateful that you are obtaining first hand and direct in formation. The personal knowledge which you will take back with you concerning conditions on the western shore will insure that the navy de partment does not drop our problems into the pigeonhole of some bureau or tie them up with the proverbial red tape. For that most of all we are grateful. "May we also—among the questions which you have to consider—ask you to ponder in particular the location of the great drydock and naval station which rumor says the navy depart ment is about to recommend to con gress." The speaker said that about San Francisco bay and its tributary waters are many advocates of special locali ties for this drydock and naval sta tion. But beneath the clamor of de bate is an absolute unity of thought and of agreement. "It is the bay of San Francisco," said Mr. Whitton, "that we lay before you. When one sings Mare island and an other Oakland and another Richmond, they all think San Francisco bay. It is true, Mr. Secretary, that all our claims are fundamentally one claim and the same claim, San Francisco bay." ANY SITE AVAILABLE The speaker dwelt at length upon the advantages offered by San Fran cisco bay as the location for a dry dock and naval station. "Here," he said, "is a harbor ex celled by none. It is not only an im mense harbor, but a harbor of easy and convenient anchorage practically everywhere, with the rails of great transcontinental lines coming to the water's edge at many points. Nature has landlocked it around with her hills so as to render it impregnable both in front and rear. "This chamber might justly press upon your consideration San Fran cisco's personal claims that this naval station and drydock be located within her borders. "But, Mr. Secretary, the San Fran cisco Chamber of Commerce has no local interest of this city to press upon your attention. Our theme is a broader one and we shall allow no local Issue to confuse it. "We can not and we will not ask for your favorable decision because it will benefit us or any of us. We realize that great national issues are wrapped up in the decision of the government. We desire to join with you in thought and study for the common good. We desire not to confuse your problem by importing at this time or place the sectional or local issue which is, after all, the demand upon the government to do that which will benefit the lo cality rather than that wlfich will bene fit the nation." CAROLINIAN BLILT OCR YARD "It was James C. Dobbin, a North Carolinian, who ordered Captain Far ragut to build the Mare Island navy yard." he said. "If I can get in that class I will have to go some. "I am here in the capacity of a learner. I wish 1 could have gone to Annapolis and learned about the navy, but none told me I was I*s that I was going to be secretary of the navy. When T took the office 1 decided to find out what the navy needs, and I decided 1 couldn't do It at my desk. "The third day I was in my office a letter came to me telling me the Mare Island navy yard- was a second class yard. I decided T wouldn't have any thing in this country second class " Tff- combed the files to find why Cal ifornia and the Pacific has always been a big factor in naval affairs, and he found some good instances. Along with his argument for pre paredness for war he constructed an admriable argument for universal peace that was cheered as long as his announcements of big naval works for this region. LAL'DS CAPTAIN MAYO Complimenting Captain Mayo, former commander at Mare island, whom Sec retary Daniels called east as one of his aids, lie said: "There is not a person on this coast who believes more in your destiny, jour cities and harbors, than Captain Mayo, who, hy the way, will be Ad miral Mayo in a few days." ROYAL OAKS WILL ESCORT VISITOR OAKLAND, July 20. — Final arrange ments were made by the general com mittee today for the reception and banquet to be given tomorrow evening LINE AND CROWS TO HOLD PARLEY Secretary of Interior and Indians to Discuss Land Holding Plans BILLINGS, Mont.. July 25—Though somewhat recovered from the attack of neuralgia that upset the itinerary of his western trip. Secretary of the Interior Lane will not attempt to con tinue his tour until after Sunday. , Tomorrow he will go to the Crow agency for a conference with the In dians concerning a plan the depart ment has under consideration to dis pose of some land holdings of the Crows and permit them to invest the proceeds in livestock. This plan will not be adopted, however, until Secre tary Lane is satisfied of the abllity and disposition of the Indians to care for the livestock. The secretary will return to Bil lings Su-nday. will visit the Shoshone irrigation project in Wyoming next and. entering the Yellowstone national park from Cody, will 6pend several days in the park, coming out at the Gardiner gateway, when the regular tour will be resumed. at Hotel Oakland to Josephus Daniel?, secretary of the navy. Twenty special guests, in addition to Secretary Daniels and his party, have been invited, in cluding the mayors of the bay cities and others. , Secretary Daniels will arrive in Oak land at 6 o clock and the banquet will be held at 7:30 o'clock. The guest list has been limited to 175. The Royal Oaks of the Commercial club will es cort Secretary Daniels to the hotel. \/ALLEJO DRESSES UP V FOR DANIELS' VISIT VALLEJO, July 25.—When Secretary Daniels arrives in Vallejo tomorrow he will find a spotless town awaiting his inspection. This morning Com missioner Warford started a cleanup. Boxes, sacks and goods of any de scription will not be allowed to re main on the sidewalks. Commissioner Warford ordered re pairs on the pavement in Georgia street and similar work was done on other blocks In which bad holes ex isted. It is desired to have the municipality present the best appearance possible during- the visit of Mr. Daniels to Val lejo. Santa % r y Cruz Round Trip —By the dad ExCUrSiOtl Sea Waves casino Sunday, Surf Bathing Jyjy 27tH Fishing J Boating From v Yachting San Francisco, Oakland, Ala- Golfini? rneda, Berkeley, Mountain View, r\'ec r\ • Newark, Niles and points be- Cllff Drives tween, including Branch Lines. Good on all regular trains. Southern Pacific THE EXPOSITION LINE—I9IS. SAN FRANCISCO: Flood Building. Palace Hotel. Ferry Station. Phone Kearny 3160. Third and Townsend Streets Station. Phone Kearny 180. OAKLAND: Thirteenth Street and Broadway. Phon* Oakland 1«2. Sixteenth Street Station. Phone Lakeside 1420. First Street Station. Phone Oakland 7W> EARL'S DAUGHTER PUT IN PRISON Lady Sybyl Smith Sentenced to Fourteen Days—Mrs. Pankhurst Worse LONDON, July 25.—Lady Sybyl Smltn. daughter of the earl of Antrim: Mrs. Pethick Lawrence and Miss Evelyn Sharpe were sent to prison for 14 days today for attempting to hold a militant suffragette meeting in the lobby of the house of commons. The consulting physicians in attend ance on Mrs. Emmeline Pankhurst. who was yesterday released from Hol loway jail, take such a serious view of her condition that they ordered today the Immediate resort to a transfusion of blood. Mrs, Pankhurst's weakness from the effects of her "hunger and thirst strike" are so extreme that great apprehension is felt as to the outcome. "She could be no worse," was the statement made by one of the attend ants today. MINER'S LAZINESS ENDS IN A BIGAMY EXPOSE Frank Ti. Johnson Accused of Having Two Wives In Addition to His Latest Refusal to work led to the downfall of Frank D. Johnson, a miner living at 1680 Clay street, who was arrested last night on a charge of bigamy. Twelve months ago Johnson was married to a San Francisco candy store girl. Soon afterward, Mrs. Johnson asserts, her husband quit work. Mrs. Johnson continued in a store and Anally heard that Johnson had another wife in Los Angeles whom he mar ried 14 months ago. About the same time the Mrs. Johnson here learned that there was a third wife in Omaha. Then came the bigamy charga. VESPERS TO BE MUSICAL At the eighth recital of the Sunday afternoon musical vesper service at the Y. M. C. A. Rev. A. L George will be the speaker. Those who will take part are Robert Battison. tenor; Miss Beth Milllken. violin; Miss Lillian A. Capp. accompanist, and Chester A. Beagle-, accompantst. The program follows: "Lend Me Your Aid," aria; "Romance. ' violin solo; "The Gelinda Manina." tenor solo: "Souvenir," violin solo; "If With All Your Hearts," aria.