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find all th local All the latest rtwt by wlr avary day In Tha Dally very day from the United Presa Association. Volume TtventyTwo T Corespondent In Divorce Caee and , Husband Ordtrad to Apptar at Coroner Inquest Hold Ovor Body. RELATIVES DECLARE BAD BLOOD EXISTED Intimacy Hlntsd Between Osceasad and Woman Called to Appsar; Delay Inquest to Cther Mora Evldsnce. By nitcd Press. Oklahoma City, Aug. 20.-Fred ami l.ydla . TrefLnger havo been sum . UKincJ to appear at tho coroner's In finest today, over tho body of Danlol Gingrich, formerly of Cyril and later wealty Oklahoma City apartment house owner, -who was found dead In Delle IhIq lake Thursday night. This was one of -the, startling de velopments of the - murder mystery today as llio police and sheriffs forces worked o bring to light every scrap of evidence that coutd have any bearing on tho case. The inquost was delayed from yesterday to allow the county attorney's of flee to collect as much evidence as possible. Relatives of the doceascd who came here from El Reno yesterday, stated to the officers that bad blood existed betwen Gingrich and Treffln gcr, because of alleged Intimacy be tween Gingrich and Mrs. Trleffinger. The woman was named as a corres pondent In the Gingrich divorce suit which was pending hero at the time Gingrich met his death. , Trucks ot a man who wore rubbor boots were found at the spat, at which the body waa discovered when Dancy Hughes"andv 0. "E. Wright, deputy sheriff, -went there to inves tigate Friday afternoon. Although the officers found no difficulty In walking In the shallow water, the man whose tracks wcr found appear od to have slipped each time he made a step, the officers said. They interpreted this fact to mean that the man had caused his faet to' slip in .order to make the footprints im possible to identify. The officers looked for weapons but found none. Ooldlo Bashaw, one of tho women named u u correspondent in the cross petition filed ,by Mrs. Gingrich in the divorce cane, doehtrod iFriday she has no information "which will throw light upon Gingrich' death. "My husband drank from the time o were married at El Reno in lDlo," Mrs. Gingrich mild. "From the dories .lie told mo I Judged that ho hud led a wild Ufa boforo our mar riage. Ho was a bigh-tempered man and had bitter enemies. ' Asked if she knew of any throats which hud been made against the life of her husband, she said no direct threats had been made. Sho declined it give tho cause of tho enmities which! sho said wero hold toward Gingrich. Mrs. Gingrich's only answer to a question as to whother Jealousy on the part ot another woman may have had something to do with, his death was to look at her attorney. She also declined to answer a' question-as to whether she knew of trouble at any time between -her husband and the two women named in tho divorce case. , ' ' " ' SUBSTITUTE ON BEER BILL VOLSTEAD PLAN By United Press. " Washington,- Aug. 20. Agreement for a substituto for the Stanley anti home search and seizure amendment to the beer bill was , insisted on by Representative.-' Volstead today. Ha wanted ttiel satetituto o provide for the right 'oBsctficefS1 to 'search boot leggers' cars without a warrant OFFERS SELF AS PERFECT MATE; MAY BE ACCEPTED. By United Tress. Dallas, Tex., Aug. 19. Cleve Woou", night Jailor at the Dallas city jail, HI RIAL EXPECTED 16 NEW SEIISATIS who baa offered himself as a perfect By United Press. , mate for Audrey Munson, sculptor's Stanford, Calif.,, Aug. 20. Mrs. model, has received a . reply from Charles Henry, mother of Mrs. Her Miss Munson's secretary stating that bert Hoover, died last night Mrs. Bhe Is seriously considering the .Hoover is now fen route here from pffer, -' her fcome in Washington; p. C. TEfJfJESSEE i V t-IJ UUUIJI I OTflDMC PnilllT JIUIII JAIL 1 IIEHIS Attempt to Lynch Black for Al leged Attack on School Teacher, Results In Death of One and With W Wounded. Dy I'nlted Press. Knoxvllle, Tenu., Aug. 20. One was killed and over CO were wounded when a mob stormed the county Jail here last night in an effort to lynch Frank Martin, a negro, for an al leged aCack upon Jessie Park, 4 while school teacher. The mob brought shotguns, rifles and pistol and whrn tho off leers at the Jail stood firm, general dis order resulted. The police reserves were called out and the mob soon took on the proportions of a riot. I.ator the militia was called and with machine guns swept the streets, dlspurulng tho mob. The militia Is still on tho Job to day and the state soldiers are patrol- ng the streets. , The excitement Is running high and It la feared that new outbreaks will result. LAY LARGEST CABLE Wlndsou, OnL T.i'i largest cah.e In the world, carrying 408 pairs of wires, making It possible to conduct (.00 conversations simultaneously, oas been laid on the bed of the Detroit river, between Detroit and Windsor. The cable weighs 00,870 pounds, Is 3,000 feet in length and 10 1-2 Inches thick. AS RESULT FEW Indication In London that If Peace Negotiations Broken Off Irish Will Be Forced to Com plete Surrender. By United Press. London, Aug. 20. Civil war, until the Sinn Fein surrenders uncondi tionally will ho waged in Ireland if the preaont negotiations for peaco fall through, .according to indications heer today. Lloyd George, in a speech before tho house of commons, won the sup port of all factions of tho press anil public when ho backed up his con tention that tho limit had boen rcachod in the matter of concessions pertaining to Ireland. Dublin newspaper correspondents;, while admitting that the situation was grave, held to tho belief that some understanding might be reach ed on the peace proposals. They were optimistic over the chance that negotiations would be broken off. MEXICANS HOLD HEAD OF RANCH FOR MONEi By United': Pross. , ' ' Chicago, Aug. 20. Word to tho, In ternational Land and Livestock com pany here says that Eric Clarke, head of the company's . dam project near J I mines, . Chihuahua, , Mexico is being hold by kidnappers who de: mand a ransomof $7,600. Tho gov ernor of Chihuahua has been noti fied and tho pusuit of the bandits has- boen started. REFND ALLIED DEPT. TO .' IS ADMINISTRATION PLAN By United Press.. . . . Washington, Aug. 20. The admin istration .bill, providing for the re funding ot $11,000,000,000 V in allied debts to the United States was favor ably reported today to the finance committee ot the senate. MOTHER-IN-LAW OF HOOVER DEAD, REPORT CIVIL 10 SEE REJECTIO PLAN Chic kasha, Oklahoma, Saturday, August 20, 1921. MARKET IS CLUTTED SAY EXCHANGE HEADS Hy United Pre. Chicago, Aug. 20 Tho ChUa-jo Livestock exchange today Issued a ftatcment (u ttio farmer of llio country, urging them to keep tHrlr k oft the market. Thn main llio exchange declared Hint the market U glutted. Irt FAIR 10 BE in SCHEDULE Second . Day, September 22 to Be Turned Over to Farmers' Organ isation; Big Program Being Worked Out. Tho second day of the Grady county fair, to bo held here under tho dates of September 20-21-22-23. will be known as Grange day, ac cording to the definite announcement made by the directors ot tho f tlr av oclatl"i this morning. On that day, September 21, the members of the Grady County. Po mona Grange will havo complete charge of tbtj program ot entertain- menu In addition to the established exhibits of agricultural producta and lu grange win Bingo big program on Grady field and every feature about the fair will bear a reminder ot fcae Grady County Cracgo. Ralph Moore ot tho Stover dis trict has been deslguul jo by the Grange . officials as muster . of cero monies, lie Is to be In complete charge of the program's preparation and stated yesterday that bo has al ready booked several . attractions. Ono of the features ot Uie raco pro gram on that day will bo an auto mobile race for lady drivers, ho In timates. , . ... -.. "I have In mind a woman who has challenged any other woman driver to a race and I think we can . ar range a dandy bill along this line," said Mr. Mooro. , ills outline ot the entertainment includes horse races, automobile speed contejts, tugs of "war, relay races and athletic events. Fair offi cials believe that if Mr. Moore works bis program to completion along the lines bo has outlined, the' Grango day, from an entertainment stand point will be one of tho feature duys o; the fair. 'S T By United Pross. r ,. Breckenridgo, Tex., Aug. 20. The dream ot Jake Hamotv, late oil king and "empire builder," was realized with the completion of 'a railroad from Wichita Falls to Breckonridge. The celebration ot the event was staged here today and was climaxed when the first engine steamed into Breckenridgo over the new road. Be fore his death, Mr. Hamon had worked out plans for the completion ot this road the building ot which was under way wheji ho mot his death lh Ardmorc. L RATE ON CHI By United Press. Oklahoma City, Aug. 20. Thtf low ering of the ginning rates in the state was predicted today in a state ment issued by Campbell Russell, corporation commissioner. . ' Commissioner Russell states that Ike order, which ho expects will be issued, 'will recognize the testimony of the cotton farmera'that labor and fuol -cot8 are less. The order is to come down soon, he predicts. Worktnen drilling a power plant tunnel on (Feather river, Cal., found' a huge log In an old river bed 400 feet belovr the su-rfftQe, .. t GRANGE DAY FO COD 10 DREAM REALIZED 00 PREDICTS OWER I MO (I SOUGHT 1 OS III PTITT TnillllP rUb ,h0 lstm ,h0 mn i,f ill h 1 A I r I ll'JfV'm,"iH,rU""n "f th" "i"1"""1' "'" III UlnlL I U llllU frsmhUo for a strict tar syntein U ready for submission. Two Patent Medicine Men Held by Oklahoma City Police -In Con nectlen With Bold Theft of U&OO Stone. THIEF DASHES OUT OF DOOR AND INTO AUTO Whirls Into Trafflo and Escapee; Pair Appeared at Store Early In Day and Wanted to Trade Car for Jewel. Ry I'nlted Press. . J Oklahoma City, Aug. 20. J. C. Miles and Ambrose 1 1 tit. traveling patent medicine men. are held by officers In connection with the daring theft of a diamond. Vatued at $2,000, from tho Morehouse Jewelry company here lute yenterday evening-- ) The diamond had not been found up to noon today. Neither !.1 em ploye of the Jewelry house Identi fied the men held as the actual thief. The man who made away with the precious stone walked Into tho Joweiry ehop yesterday aftornoon jtn(t tnM to fe0 ,ora6 diamonds. A tray was presented containing some stones, Init they did not suit his fancy, apparently. He asked to see some larger diamonds from the dis play in the window and when they were shown him, he picked out one of the largest and examined It. . The man was critical and appar ently was giving the diamond a very close examination. He asked to see still other atones and as the clerk turnoii to comply with bis request, the man suddenly dashed out of the door, with the stone in his posses sion leaped Into a waiting automo bile and waa whlrl. away before the alarm could bo given. Miles and Hill, the . patnnt medi cine men who are being held, called at the store earlier In the day. They were accompanied by a woman and made an effort to trade their Mc Farland car for the very stone thnt the' man stolo, officers of tho jewelry firm sta'aed. Immediately after they were notified officers started a rigid search ' for the thief. Wires out of Oklahoma City hummed with telegrams and telephone messages to officers In towns within a radius of 200 miles from Oklahoma City, warning them to bo on tho watch for anyone who attempted to dispose of the stone. GO. EXCISE BOARD Further action oc tho county's budget for the fiscal year ending July 1, 1922, Is being held up pend ing reports from the state board of equalization on the valuation of county public service corporations and utilities, according to Tom, Mc Elroy, member ot tho beard ot county commissioners. . Although tho stato board has ap proved the valuation figures for both real estate and personal proporty, it has not returned any decision on public service corporations of the state. This decision is expected some time, next week and the1 report from tho board should be hero by Sep tember 1, Mr. McElroy said. Tax rates in the county will not .be definitely determined until tho budget has boen apporved' by the state board. , ENGLAND ACCEPTS ? London, Aug. 20. Tho accept- ance of the British government to President Harding's invita- tion to atteud the disarmament conference in Washington on November 11, was dispatched to the United Stutes this after- noon. WEATHER FORECAST . For Oklahoma Tonight and Sunday partly cloudy. Cooler tonight Temperatures Maximum 96.' Minimum 68. t f t f t t t t t " AITS REPORTS CITY OF DES MOINES WANTS STREET CARS fly I'nltcl Press. la Molnrs, la., Aug. W-Tha city of De Moines wants Its street cars bark. After a month's experience thn means of SLATE REFINER! 10 I Motor Oil and Refining Company Setting New Boilers and Will - Begin Refining of Oil Next - Week la Word. Operation of tho Motor Oil and Beflnlng company's plant In this city will start early next week, It was stuted this morning by Itaymond N. St roup, vice president and manager of the concern. ' The now boilers ta take the placo ot tho u ; flat Im'tal'i-d un.l which after lncta!latl"n "ere fiund to be below specifications, are be'ng sot today and will be ready for opera tions next week, Mr. Stroup states. All other parts of the plant have been completed and when the Job of setting the boilers Is complete, the plant will be ready tor oporatlon. Crude oil Is being ordered In for delivery early next week. It is to come from the Duncan and Granfield fielda where officers ot the company own considerable production. The company owns and will operato Its own tank cars between tho field and the refining plant here. Operation of tho plant will start with a capacity ot f00 barrels of crude oil a day and will be enlarged as the business demands, It was stated. Mr. Stroup plana to find an outlet for bis gasoline, fuel oil and other pioducts ot the plant, In Grady county, making It a home proposi tion. He will operate a fleet ot tank trucks In Chlckasha and among the towns In Grady county. Ho Is now supplying two 'wildcat tests In Grady county with fuel oil, shipping it for the time being from Duncan and Granfield. By the middle ot next week he plans to furnish this sup ply from the platU at Chlckasha. Officers of tho company are R. C. Williamson, Granfield, president; It. N. Stroup, Chlckasha, vlce-prosldont and manager; H. It. lluylo, Granfield, secretary and treasurer. FEAR BLACK 10 By United Press. Barnstablo, Maa3, Aug. 20. Offi cials of Camp Perkins have boen wired for additional troops to bold in check a negro mob which is fear ed as a result ot the placing therein ot three blacks on a charge of as sault. The three wero placod in jail last night on a charge of attacking Ger trude Butler and when persistent rumors of a black mob being organ ized to storm the jail for the purpose of rescuing them, , reached Sheriff Rosenthal Jie wired for the troops. SWIPE JEWELRY AID TAKE AUTO By Unitod Press. Detroit, Aug. 20. Two . bandits made a cleanup of considerable pro portions near, here today when they qualified as Jewel thieves and auto hijackers, combined. They held ud M. Giasner, Mrs. Dorothy Stevens and Mrs. A. h. Ooldman near Mount Clemons today, robbed them of $7,000 worth of diamonds and other jewelry. Then the bandits took their victims' car and made their escape. LAN! ST OPERATION HERE RESCUE 10 The rupp interests in Germany Washington, Au$. 20. President now employ more than 92,000 per-' Harding has accepted the appoint sons, of whom 49,000 are employed meat of honorary president of the jdn the gssen worjs, ALOE OF GRADY COUNTY SCHOOLS Tl 11,066,000 Invested In School Proper- ty; tl High Schools In Grady; Nearly 12,000 Attended Last Year, Grady county has tl,nr.,0O0 Invest ed In school property, according to figures compiled by O. A. (iasaway. asHiMant county superintendent of public Instruction. These figure In clude the .'i.'l.nii'i worth of school property locuted in tho ilty-of Chlck asha. Nearly 12,immi school children de rived benefits from this Investment during thn 1920 21 school term, the rcpn.-t show. Of these. IU) students r were enrolled in t ni. aasna scnoois. . Three hundred and all teachers were employed to Instruct these students. HI of whom were employed In local . schools. Grady county rank among the highest In tho state In tho number of high schools supported. According to Asst. Ktipt. tlasuway's report, 21 high schools. Including tho Junior, Sonlor and Lincoln (negro) high schools, the St. Joseph's Acad emy and the preparatory school of the Oklahoma College for Women, are (mated In Orady county. A high school Is within the reach of every ohlld In the county, the report states. Chlckasha high schools are mem bers of the North Central Associa tion of High Schools and Cullies. The Senior high school hore won first place in the school exhibit at the 1920 state fair and exposition. IS BE OPENED S Two Projects Opened to Ex-8ervlce Men, Auxiliary Head Learns; Land Free but Need Cap ital for Water. In rowponno to requests from a number of ex-service men in this county, Mrs. Blanche Freeman, presi dent of tho women'B auxiliary unit of tho Raymond T. Hurst post of the American Legion has collected Infor mation concerning the homestoadlng of irrigated lands in Wyoming. Dates for tho opening aro from, Soptombor 9 to 16. World war votorans havo a 60 days profcrence in filing on tho land, Mrs. Freeman says, About 19,000 acres are Included in tho two projects, North Platte and Shoshone. Although full particulars concern ing tho farms and tho methods of ob taining thorn, Mrs. Frcoman says, have not been given out, it Is un derstood that a deposit of $3 to $5 per acre will be required with ouch application, this deposit to be applied to tho operation and maintenance chargo of tuo water rights. The land Is given free of' cost but a chargo is mado by tho Reclamation Service for Irrigation water used each year. The cost of this service is pro rated among the farms In each project and varies from year to year, Mrs. Freeman learned. Officials of the Reclamation Ser vice stales tbo auxiliary head, bave advised that votcrans without some capital should not attempt to file on these farms, as about $000 and $2000 for tho equipment and stock will be needed the first year. Veterans inter ested in the North Platte movement may get detailed information by writing to Project Manager, U. S. R. C, Mitchell, Nob.; those intrested in the Shoshone opening should' write to. Project Manager, Powoll, Wyo., according to Mri. Freeman. Information concerning cither of the projecta may be obtained from, the U. S. Reclamation Service, Washing- i ton, D. C. HARDING IS NAMED AS HONOR HEAD PRESS MEET. 1 By United Press. rl??5 SPnfT!2 9! iW. y?rl?t G E OR RR GATED LAD 0 E 111 Number 207 JIZATIOrJ IS NEED OF FARLE II ihould Be United te Protect and Promote Agricultural Interests, Declares Speaker at Farm re' Picnic Yesterday, OUTLINES FUNCTIONS I OF POMONA GRANGE Church, School and Orange Art Three Great Developers of Rural Life, Speaker States; Urge School System Change. Uniting the American farmer Into ja nonpartisan organisation to safe- d promo the interMti 0f rrul,ur. described as "the areaU Ml of ,m,UB,rlo, , BK.MMry for hp fmr M&re of ,h(J tgrk.-u,. , , , This was tho keynote ot an ad dress delivered at tho Qrady county fair ground yesterday aftemooon by John A. McSparran, slate master of the Pennsylvania Pononui . Grange, The address was the principal num br on the program for the all-day n'rnle fl'-en by the Orady county Orsrre. , , , . Three Great Developer . . , There are three great developer nf cotitrun'tr life the church, the school and the Grange, the speaker said. "We , do not fully appreciate what chrlstlanty moans to a nation." he said. "Look , at the rountrle where little Is known of the Bible. They have no property protection, no law, no order and It's every man for hlmaolf." ,t i Referring to the school, tho speak er atated that It had been assumed living in the city Is the way to edu cate the rural child. Ho urged a change in the rural School system that will better propare the farmer boy and t girl ; to . succeed In their profession. Too much time Is re quired when the farmor boy or girl U forced to go 'several' miles' to a town or consolidated school, ho said. Agriculture, music, domestic science, and the use ot wood and Iron-working coursos should be included in tho currlmulum for the rural stu dents, the Grango master declared. f unctions or me urange In defining tho functions of tho Pomona Grango, thn speaker stated that tho organization brought fami lies of the community together to promote good fellowship and glvo the community a finer social lit'o. At the Grange meetings, tho farmer learns to express himself in pub lic, to discuss ' Issues and tako a part in the leadership in beneficial movomonta, Mr. McSparron doclarod. It also, ho said, glvos the rural pet) plo a broader vision of their 'civic responsibilities and brings to them' a source of valuable Information. Showing tho magnitude of the agrl- ciiit'.iral Industry In the ' Unitod Statos, Mr. McSparrcn pointed to tho fact that this Industry, boforo the war, represented an investment ot billion dollars. The: interests ot this stupendous industry should bo guarded, bo said, just as the stout trust guards the stoel industry and the sugar trust guards the sugar Industry. Give Officials Co-operation 'Glvo your representatives , at Washington and at tho state capltol some co-opcratlon," tbo speaker pleaded. "When you get one that ts working for the interests ot the poo pie, then vote for him for re-election regardless ot his political beliefs. Many people want to kick tho public official; when they should kick themselveB,''i the speaker said. , In company with: C..C. King, tes ter ot the Oklahoma ; State Grange, M r. McSparren left Cbickasba lata yesteroay anernoou.vie:uunDei'. where ho will remain until tomorrow w.hon ' ho is scheduled to go to Perry to speak to the Noble County Grangers. Other numbers on tho program, wero: community songs, a short ad dress by Mrs. Dolly Jones, state lec turer tor tho Grange, a piano duet by Misses Goetting and Woods and a piano solo by Mrs. Woods. Many Chlckasha business end pro fessional men attendend the picnic, having been especially Invited by officials of the Grady county Grange, 'A, basket lunclj was served gt soon. ORCAI SI SAYS v.