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From All Parts of Colorado Weitcrn N>«Mpnppr Union News Service roMINIi KVKWTS. Dec. **-13 —Coloradu Farmers' and Farm Women's «’> nnr css jit Fort Collins. January -Western Stock Show at Den ver. Hush T. Sill, a former School of Mint's football star, is now captain of tngiueers at Fort Sill. Utah. New rulings issued by the Food Ad ministration permit the manufacture and use of powdered sugar. A kick from a horse instantly killed John Carter, 70 years old. pioneer farmer at Hygiene, five miles west of lx>nginont. \v. W. Degge, postmaster of Norfolk. Va.. during the administration of Pres ident Grover Cleveland, died at Boul der of apoplexy. Colorado's total in the United Wat Work campaign, with reports from several counties missing, was $1,460,- 034 on Nov. 19. In the United States District Court in Denver. James A. Parks of Pueblo was appointed referee in bankruptcy for that city. News lias been received in Denver of the death near White River, six miles from Meeker, of Mrs. J. A. Pierce, duughter of former Congress man 11. M. Towner. Hard hit by the influenza, but still plugging ahead, the mining camps of the San Juan district are showing re markubie staying power in mainte nance of ore production. Lou D. Sweet, widely known Colo rado agriculturist, was elected chair man of the executive committee of the Potato Association of America, in an nual convention in Milwaukee. Eva Lewis, member of the Jones ] a' wis bandit band which terrorized Denver in September, was found guilty of robbery with a gun. by a Jury in the Denver West Side Court. Situated about three miles south oi Ouray and easily accessible to the Red Mountain wagon road, no great amount of capital will be ueeded to put the Mount Hayden tungsten de posit on the market. M. de Golyer. late manager of the Vernon Mining Company, Ironton, has secured an option on the McLonnan Dunmore tungsten property on Mount Hayden. The properly is considered by those competent to judge to be the most promising tungsten proposition in the San Juan region. Patriotic support of the govern meat's program for vocational train ing, labor distribution to advance ef ficiency and lessen waste and unrest and arbitration or reconciliation ser vice to insure industrial peace were urged before the Denver Manufactui ers. Association by Charles Zueblin, •taff lecturer for the United States Dc partmenl of Labor. Conditions in the counties outside of Denver showed a tendency toward abatement Saturday in the influenza epidemic, with one or two exceptions. New cases developing in Julesburp and Cheyenne Wells resulted in the voluntary closing of schools and places of amusement and churches and this met with the approval of the State Hoard of Health. Three more Coloradoans dead of disease are reported in the casualty lists made public by the War Depart ment Nov. 19. They are Fred L. H. Harnura, Union: Walter E. Caven, Cueharas, and Cecille McClaren, Ni wot. Among the wounded, degree un determined. is Lieut. John Ed ware Carney. Ouray. Two are reported slightly wounded. They are Alva E Emrick. Joycoy, and Dan Gonzales Jensen. Figures compiled at Washington and sent to the Food Administration here show that only three cities in the United States excel Denver fot the "low cost of living." The census of the cities was taken from coast to. coast, and every city of the approx imate population of Denver was taken Into consideration. Ninety cents worth of food In Denver will cost be tween 94 and 97 cents anywhere else with the exception of Chicago, Minne apolis and Detroit, the cities where the cost of liuing Is lower than in Denver. Return of $1,350,000 in dividends to stockholders within n period of three years is the record of the Wellington mine at Breckenridge, owned and op ernted by the Wellington Mines Com pany. An index of the productive capacity of the property is had in the fact that during the past fiscal year alone the company paid federal taxes amounting to no less than $145,000. At present the property is whrking a reduced force, owing to the labor shortage resulting from draft indue tions. demands of ‘‘essential" indus tries, inroadß made by tne mriuenzn epidemic and other general nnnauaps Dr. Erlo E. Kennedy, secretary oi the Colorado State Board of Health, has been appointed by Surgeon Gen eral Blue of the United States Public Health Service to represent the fed eral body in Colorado and cooperate with the State Board of Health In the control of social diseases. With victory in the hands of the allies. th*» minds of Americans turn to the sometimes puzzling question. "What wiJl the hoys do when they come back?” To Denver the answer Is simple: “They will go back to their •Id jobs.** THANKSGIVING PROCLAMATION. Day This Yaar Will Be Colorado’s Best, Asserts Governor Gunter. Denver. —The close of the world war in victory for America and her allies should be the occasion for national thanksgiving and prayer that every Colorado citizen should live and feel Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 28, according to Gov. Julius C. Gunter, who Issued the following proclamation: "In conformity with a custom, hal lowed in its memories and marking with its sanctity one day in every year that our republic has lived, and in grateful acknowledgement of the innumerable blessings of Almighty God. the President of the United States has fixed Thursday, Nov. 28. as u day of national thanksgiving and prayer. “The governor of a commonwealth whose people are marked by their reverence for the Supreme Being, their gratitude for the blessings they have received at His hands, and for their love of country, should join with our President in calling the people of this state to due and solemn observ ance of this holy day. Never before have men and women so felt as now the closeness of things human to things divine, and it is fitting and proper that this Thanksgiving anni versary should take on a new and deeper meaning. ‘‘The world war, with its years of Bor r ow, destruction and desolation is closing in triumph for tin* peace and the liberty of the world, and our citi zens at home and our soldiery upon the battle field have given abundant ly to bring about tills result so all meaning to the sons of inen. At home our state is united, tranquil and pros perous. No Thanksgiving has come in the history of our state when our people have had such abundant rea sons to make their offering of grat itude and pryaer to the Supreme Ruler of the universe. ‘‘Now, therefore. I. Julius C. Gun ter, governor of the state of Colorado, do join our President in setting apart Thursday, Nov. 28. 1918, as a day for thanksgiving to Almighty God, and of prayer that He may ever bless and guide this state and this nation. ‘ In witness whereof. I have here unto set my hand and caused the great seal of state to be affixed at the capitol, Denver. Colo., this 18th day of November, in the year of our Lord one thousand nipe hundred and eighteen. JULIUS C. GUNTER. “Governor.** CENTENNIAL STATE ITEMS. Four Colorado hoys who are dead of wounds received In action are report ed in the casualty lists made public by the War I>epnrtment Nov. 21. They are: Charles N. Bliss, Boulder; Ash ley Messenger, Wiggins; Ycrn S. Smith, Burlington, and Jose E. Tru jillo. Durango. Two others missing In action are Fred Lewis, I>onver. and | David M. Stanhridge. Rocky Ford. Among the dead of disease is Ray G. Beers, Salle. Chester H. Gibson, Padroni, is wounded, degree undeter mined. The slightly wounded list in cludes Bryan Gore. Strasburg, and Charles S. Krebs. Pueblo. Denver is closed again because of Spanish influenza. Mayor Mills and Manager of Health W. H. Sharpley is sued the closing order Friday after the twelve members of the city med ical advisory committee had recom mended immediate action. Every reg ulation that was in effect during the closed period from Oct. G to Nov. 11 was put into effect again, and many more added, the city authorities an nouncing that all would be enforced rigidly. Churches, schools and all theaters are closed. Local draft boards in Colorado were instructed by Provost Marshal Miles G. Saunders to discontinue at once all physical examinations of registrants, but to complete classification of the 19 to 3G years and the IS-year-old groups. The 11-year-old daughter of Jules Lora of Erie died Wednesday night and a 5-year-old daughter died Thurs day morning, both from influenza. Mr. Lora, his wife and his one surviving child also are seriously ill of the dis ease. The first colored Y. M. 6. A. secre tary to receive orders in Denver to report for foreign duty Is William E. Parks, who left for New York. Mr. Parks was the first organizer of a colored Boy Scout troop in Colorado. Charles W. Harmon, implicated In an alleged attempt to defraud Denver housewives through a fake sale of gro ceries, was fined $lO in Police Court on a charge of vagrancy. New schedules based on increased costs and operation were filed with the Colorado Public Utilities Commis sion by the Durango Railway and Realty Company and the Otero Gas Company of La Junta. Reports from -Silverton, Telluride. Aspen, Glenwood Springs. Rifle and Durango, where the Influenza epi demic was hard to control, are en couraging and indicate an abatement of ‘he disease. A...v,.ig tiie other Denver men who an* in the army of occupation march ing to the Rhine are Capt. Ralph Dorn. Lieut. Eben Smith and Lieut. 11. T. Schuck. Wage increases of from 15 to 16 cents an hour were granted to the trainmen of the Denver Tramway Company by the War Labor Board in Washington. With the assistance of fresh labor and the gradual disappearance of the ‘‘flu” several leasing companies at Cripple Creek have resumed ore ship ments. THE SIX MOPHTAnr WLOT. DUCHESS OF MARLBOROUGH New portrait of the ducheee of Marl borough, formerly Mies Consuelo Van derbilt of New York, who haa been elected a member of the London coun ty council to represent West South wark, which is a working class district o< London. She is the first American born woman to be elected to the coun cil. WILSON SIGNS DRY BILL HISTORIC WAR CONGRESS ENDS LONG SESSION. Appropdiated $55,000,000,000, Heard j President State Peace Terms and Read Armistice. 4 # (Veatcrn NVwopapfr Union N*«« Srrvlca. Washing*on.—The second session of the Sixty-fifth, or “War” Congress, which began last Dec. 3. ended at 5 s p. in. Thursday, and will reconvene Dec. 2. During the day Congress formally completed and sent to President Wil son the bill for war-time prohibition effective July 1 next. The President promptly signed the measure. Appropriations passed aggregated $3G.295.000,000, making the total for this Congress more than $55,000,000.- 000, of which $19,412,000,000 was ap propriated at the first—an extra ses sion. at which time war was declared >n Germany. Legislation passed included bills au thorizing billions of Liberty bonds, cre ation of the war finance corporation, government control of telegraphs, tel plione and cables; executive reorgan ization of government agencies and ex tension of espionugo act, and the army draft law by which men between 18 and 45 years of age were required to register. President Wilson addressed Con gress several times during the session. The first Bpeech was on Jan. S, when he outlined his fourteen peace princi ples. On May 27 he asked for imme diate work on the war revenue bill, and on Nov. 11 read the terms of the armistice. MANY KILLED BY BLAST Report 1,500 Dead or Wounded by Ex plosion Caused by Bonfire at Hamont, Belgium. London. Nov. 23. —An explosion of munition trains at the station of Ha mont, Belgium, Thursday, caused i casualties estimated to he between ; 1,500 and 2.000. One hundred and | fifty dead already have been counted, according to a Central News dispatch from Amsterdam. The injured are being taken to Budel, Holland. It is reported that the cause of the disaster was a bonfire built by chil dren. which spread to two German munition trains near by. The destruction in the vicinity, the dispatch adds, was enormous. Assist ance is being sent to the stricken re gion from all directions. Dutch mili tary aid has been sent across the border. Most of the victims were German soldiers who had been plundering the trains A few Dutch soldiers also were killed. Denver Closed to Halt Influenza. Denver, Nov. 23. —Denver is closed again because of Spanish influenza. Mayor Mills and Manager of Health W. H. Sharpley issued the closing or der Friday after the twelve members of the city medical advisory commit tee had recommended immediate ac tion. Every regulation that was in effect during the closed period from Oct. G to Nov. 11 was put into effect again, and many more added, the city authorities announcing that all would he enforced rigidly. Churches, schools and all theaters are closed. La Follette Exonerated by Senators. Washington. lnvestigation of the alleged disloyal speech of Senator La Follette at St. Paul more than a year ago \*'as abandoned by the Senate elections committee on a vote of 9 to 2. Allies Advance in Belgium. London, Nov. 23. —Fully two-thirds of Belgium has been reoccupied by the allied armies. At no point are the allies now more than 100 miles from the Rhine. FRANCE SEEKS TO ARREST EX-KAISER WAY SOUGHT TO DEMAND EX TRADITION FROM THE DUTCH OF WM. HOHENZOLLERN. HUNS GIVE UP 90 SHIPS AMERICAN SEA BATTLERS WITH BRITISH WHEN ENEMY AR MADA TAKEN OVER. WMttn Newspaper Union News Service. Paris, Nov. 22. —Premier clemen ceou has asked Charles Lyon-Caeu, dean of the fuculty of law at the Uni versity of Paris, to give an opinion on the question whether the extradi tion of William Hohenzollern, the former German etnperor, can be de manded. M. Lyon-Caen has asked that he be given time to prepare a reply. La Liberte says. Edouard Clunet< the leading French authority on international law, has given it as his opinion that it is im possible to demand the former em peror's extradition. Harwich, England. Nov. 22. —An- other flotilla of German U-boats sur rendered Thursday to a British squad ron. There were nineteen submarines in all; the twentieth, which should | have come, broke down on the way. j The warship was badly damaged and | sank. ! The German fleet that surrendered i to the British navy consisted of nine battleships, five battle cruisers, seven light cruisers and fifty destroyers. The surrendered German fleet will be taken to the Scapa flow. The British grand fleet, accompa nied by an American battle squadron and French cruisers steamed out at 3 o’clock Thursday morning from Its Scottish base to accept the surrender of the Germnn battleships, battle cruisers and destroyers. It got into touch with the German ships Thursday morning and the surrender was car ried out according to plan. The point of the rendezvous for the allied and German sea forces was be tween thirty and forty miles east of May island, opposite the Firth of i Forth. j The fleet which witnessed the sur- I render consisted of some 400 ships. including sixty dreadnaughts, fifty j light cruisers and nearly 200 destroy- I ers. Admiral Sir David Beatty, com | maniler of the grand fleet, is on the Queen Elizabeth. Washington.—An American battle squadron, probably including five | dreadnoughts, commanded by Rear Ad miral Hugh Rodman and operating as a unit of the British grand fleet, par ticipated Thursday In the passing of German seapower by the surrender of the main force of the German high seas fleet, as designated In the terms of armistice. Rosyth, Scotland.—King George and Queen Mary entertained Thursday on board Admiral Beatty’s flagship the British. French and American admir als assembled here in connection with the surrender of the German warships. The kiffg reviewed the entire British grand fleet and was received enthusi astically. Afterward the king and queen wit nessed the departure of the fast de stroyers forming the vanguard of the 200 fighting ships which the Germans | surrendered. | Harwich, England. Nov. 21. —Twenty j U-boats surrendered to Rear Admiral I Tyrwliltt, thirty miles off Harwich, at 1 sunrise Wednesday morning. Tyrwhitt j received the German surrender aboard i | his cruiser flagship. Twenty more Ü bouts will surrender today and twenty ' more Friday and the balance later. Following their surrender the twenty , submarines proceeded with their own crews to Harwich, where they were boarded by British crews. The Ger mans will return tc their own country , later in a German transport. Grand Duchy of Baden Is Republic. Basel. —The former grand duchy of ' Baden will become a free and popular republic, according to a dispatch from Karlsruhe. A national assembly to fix the form of government will I be elected Jan. 5 and will assem ble within ten days after the election, i The voting will be by secret ballot and both sexes 20 years of age or ; over will he eligible to vote. Paris to Welcome King George. i Paris. — King George and Queen i Mary of England are expected in Paris Nov. 29. The executive committee of ■ the municipal council has decided to l organize important entrance festiv i ities in connection with the visit of their majesties. Gen. Pershing at Luxemburg. * Luxemburg.—With General I’ersli l Ing, the American commander-in ' chief, ut her side, the youthful grand - duchess of Luxemburg, from the bal ) cony of her palace, watched the Amer ican troops inarch into her capital Thursday. , Ryan Quits As Air Board Chief. Washington.—John D. Ryan has re i signed as head of aircraft production. 5 Secretary Baker accepted the resig nation. WILLIAM G. M’ADOO BELGIAN KING RETURNS ALBERT RE-ENTERS BRUSSELS IN TRIUMPH. President Wilson Sends Telegram Feliictating Royal Family on Re- Occupying Capital. Weiitern Newspaper Unlo/i News Service. Brussels. —King Albert entered his capital Friday. His queen and their children were present. In the brilliant autumn sunshine was enacted this soul stirring climax to history's most stupendous melodrama, of which Al bert is the hero, and the former kaiser the villain who tried to steal Alberts' kingdom and become master of the world. Friday the bands were playing and trumpets blaring in joy-mad, beflaggeil Brussels. The king has reconquered his capital, while the villain is a fugi tlve, hiding behind the skirts of a woman —Queen Wilhelmina of Hoi- I land—awaiting whatever fate the al lies will deal out to him. And while Wilhelm's empire crum bles the Belgians are inarching on Germany. British cavalry is canter ing past Waterloo toward Cologne; the Americans are approaching the Rhine across Luxemburg, and the French welcoming a redeemed Alsace- Loifaine. Strasburg is flinging out tricolored bunting In preparation for another triumphal entry. The background of the setting is Versailles, where deco rators are touching up the chateau in which the peace congress will sit. It is there that the final acts will be por trayed Washington. President W’llson sent to King Albert of Belgium a tele gram felicitating the Belgian ruler on the re-entry of the royal family Fri day Into Brussels, occupied since the first days of the war by German ar mies. The telegram follows: 'At the moment that you re-enter Brussels at the head of your victor ious army may I not express the great joy it gives to me and to the American people to hail your return to your capital, marking your final triumph in this war which cost your nation so much suffering, but from which it will rise in new strength to a higher destiny? WOODROW WILSON. Ix>ndon. —The allied armies of occu pation are now well on their way to the Rhine. Among the important cities reoccupied are Brussels, Antwerp. Metz, Malines, Alost, Montmedy, Saar burg, Colmar, Mulhausen, Sabern, Markirch and Neu Brelsach. The British front since Sunday has been advanced twenty-eight miles. Everywhere the men have been re ceived with flags, cheering, kisses and flowers. King Albert and Queen Elizabeth en tered Antwerp amid a clamor of cathe dral bells and shouts of the people. The advanced elements now occupy the general line of Antwerp, Malines, Vilvorde, Brussels, Hal, Seneffe, Char leroi, Florennes, Bourzeigne, Offagne. , Bertrlx, Straitmont, Etalle, St. Leger, Athus, Audun-Le Roman, Metz, Mor hange, Dieuze Saarburg, Zabern, Wassenthelm, Molsheim, Neu Brelsach and the line of the Rhine to the Swiss frontier. Metz. —The long nightmare of Ger man domination in Lorraine ended Tuesday and this historic city slept under the protection of France. Metz was formally taken over by the French when Marshal Petaln re viewed the Tenth army before the statue of Marshal Ney. Charles Rodgers Shoots Mrs. Adams. Denver. —Two lives may be the cost of a double shooting Thursday after noon in a hotel at 1748 Arapahoe street, when Charles Rodgers fired one shot from a .45-caliber Colt auto j matic pistol into the neck of Mrs. Will Adams of 229 Santa Fe drive, and then turned the weapon on himself He died at the county hospital soon afterward and the woman is in danger of death. They had been in the hotel only a few minutes when the shoot ing took place. M’ADOO RESIGNS FROM CABINET SECRETARY OF THE TREASURY ALSO RETIRES AS DIRECTOR GENERAL OF RAILROADS. POOR HEALTH REASON NEED OF REST AND INADEQUATE COMPENSATION CAUSE , OF ACTION. Western Newspaper Union New* Service. Washington. Nov. 23. William Gibbs McAdoo, secretary of the treas ury, director-general of railroads and often discussed as one of the presi dential possibilities of 1920, has re signed his offices to return to private business. President Wilson has ac cepted his resignation. Mr. McAdoo will give up the treasury portfolio as soon as a successor has been selected. He wished to lay down his work as director-general of railroads by Jan. 1, but will remain if the President has not then chosen a successor. Upon the new secretary of the treasury, whoever he may be. will de volve the task of financing the nation through the transition period of war to peace, which probably will include at least two more Liberty loans and possibly also a further revision of the system of war taxation. Letters from President Wilson and Mr. McAdoo, made public with the an nouncement of the resignation, give Mr. McAdoo's reasons for leaving the cabinet solely as a necessity for re plenishing his personal fortune and ex press the President’s deep regret at losing his son-in-law from his official family. WILSON TO HOLD REINS ABROAD. President Not to Relinquish Rights as Executive While In France. Washington, Nov. 20.— Democratic senators who conferred with Presi dent Wilson for two hours left the White House with the Impression that the President now plans to remain in France indefinitely or at least until the major portion of the work of the peace conference has been completed. The President was understood to be especially Interested in the applica tion, in the framing of the treaty, of the principle of the freedom of the seas, which he enunciated In his four teen terms, and on which the allies, in agreeing to discuss peace with Ger many, have reserved the right of free dom of action at the peace confer ence. The plan for a league of nations was another subject to which the Pres ident was said to have given much study. He was understood to regard this as essential for the maintenance of the peace of the world. During his absence from the United States the President plans to continue to exercise all the functions of his of fice. He will keep in communication with Washington by wireless while at sea, and by cable and. If necessary, by dispatch boats while he is abroad. - Besides discussing his plans for his trip abroad, the President was under stood to have taken up with the sena tors problems of reconstruction and necessary legislation. UKRAINE EXPELS RED RULERS. Victory of Denikine in Capturing Kiev Will Greatly Aid Allies. Copenhagen, Nov. 21. —The Ukrain ian government has been overturned and Kiev has been captured ijy troops from Astrakhan, according to Kiev dispatches to Swedish newspapers. The Ukrainian national assembly has fled and a provisional government has been established by Hie captors of the city, who apparently are com manded by Gen. Denikine, leader of the anti-Bolshevik forces. Gen. Denikine was formerly com mander of the Russian armies on the southwestern front. Previous to that he had been chief of staff of the Rus sian armies. New York. —Report of the overturn ing of the Ukrainian government by Gen. Denikine’s anti-Bolshevik troops was received here with great satisfac tion, for officials said it will make the work of the allies in handling the Russian problem much more simple. Hun Army Retires in Disorder. Geneva, Switzerland. —The retreat of the German armies from the west ern front is continuing in the greatest disorder, according to information re ceived by the Swiss federal author ities at Berne. The anarchy in Ger many is said to be far worse than during the Austrian retreat from Italy. Twenty More Subs Surrendered. London, Nov. 23. —Twenty more German submarines were surrendered to Admiral Sir Reginald Tyrwhitt off Harwich Friday morning. This makes a total of fifty-nine submarines thus far handed over. Will Greet Wilson in Paris. Rome.—At the opening of Parlia ment it was decided that practically the entire chamber would go to Paris to greet President Wilson upon his arrival.