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THE PENSACOLA' JOURNAL, FRIDAY MORNING, SEPTEMBER 26, 1919.
Pro
at- Packen
. Their Number Grossly Exaggerated
- The Federal Trade Commission has
published a list of some 640 articles said
to be sold by the packers.
This list is ridiculously padded in
order to scare people into the belief that
the packers are getting control of the
food supply of the nation.
For example, the list includes not only "beef
sides" and "beef cuts," but also over 60 other items of
beef products and by-products.
Over 90 articles listed are not sold to the outside
trade but are raw materials and supplies, such as
brick, cement, eta, used by Swift & Company in
carrying on its business. .
Glaring duplications appear, such as "sardines"
and "canned sardines"; "butterine" and "oleomar
garine"; "dried sausages" and "drysausage, " etc.
The list includes 37 kinds of sausage; 4 dif
ferent kinds or preparations of beef tongue, etc., eta
Simmered down, Swift & Company handles in
addition to meats and meat by-products, only butter,
eggs, cheese, paltry, canned goods, lard substitutes,
and to a very small extent, dried and salt fish. And
the proportion which we handle of the total supply
of any one of these is absurdly small.
Do you want to be fooled by such misleading
and ridiculous statements of the Trade Commission?
Do you want radical legislation based on such absurd
evidence?
FLORIDA, STATE. FAIR
JACKSONVILLE
November 22-29
Swift
& Company, U. S. A.
Pensacola Local Branch, Garden & Tarragona Sts.
J. Dfc Carroll, Manager
2.96 y J
THIS SHOWS
WHAT BECOMES OF
THE AVERAGE DOLLAR
RECEIVED BY
r SWIFT & COMPANY
FROM THE SALE Of MEAT
NO BY PAOOUCTS
S CCNTS IS PAID FOR THE
LIVE ANIMAL
II. CENTS FOB LABOR
EXPENSES ANO FREIGHT
2.04 CENTS REMAINS
WITH
SWIFT & COMPANY
AC PROFIT
INTEREST IN
STEEL STRUGGLE
TRANSFERRED
(Continued from. Page 1
disorder through the various steel
strike centers today and both sides
are making conflicting claims on its
progress. There seemed to be an in
crease of ,activity in mills in the Chi
cago district- In the Pittsburg district
a number of men found loitering around
the Jones and McLaughlin mills or
distributing circulars were arrested.
Birmingham, Sept. 2?. A meeting of
labor men held behind closed doors
here today was said to be discussing
the possibility of sympathetic action
by other unions z an aid to the steel
strikers. It a reported a majority are
opposed to a sympathetic strike, but
that the steel workers claim his was
promised. It was announced that lo
cal machinists unions voted against
such action.
Chicago, Sept. 25. The first shot In
the steel strike in the Chicago dis
trict was fired tonight, it was alleged,
By John Moshane, foreman for the
American Steel and Wire company
plant when his automobile was stoned
by a crowd. The shot struck the heel
of a boy's shoe. Automobile superin
tendent of the plant was also reported
stoned.
ADMEN FAIL TO
SUGGEST PLANS
STILL UNREST
(Continued from Page 1)
ed States in Mexico. Our newspa
pers have national circulation, they
are read in every section o Mexico
and their value to American advertis
ers should be apparent.
"Our fight in Mexico now is not
army against army, but the people
against groups of blood thirsty men,
irresponsible to no one. without honor
and claiming allegiance to no country.
"There have been times when we
have paused disheartened ii our fight
or ifiiietisgiess
for liberty, fearful that we might faiL
But then has come the voice from iho
Cnited f-tstes encouraging us, show
ing us that there still was hop?.- Wo
aro still fighting and will win.'-
Enrique Gil, representing La Xacion,
of Buenos. Aires, told the delegates
Americans were the best liked foreign
ers inv Argentina. He cautioned them
however that trade In modern days
does not always follow the flag. "Trade
follows investment," he said, 'and that
is the reason why Great Britain with
a billion dollars invested In Argen
tina without a dollar's loss gets a large
volume of business from our country.
"Lack of transportation has Injured
American chances for Latin-American
trade. Regular steamshio lines are
essential. In this connection I might
say that when regular .sailings are es
tablished, New Orleans will he the
great connection between the United
States and Latin-America and her
wonderful port.
D. S. Houston, of New TOrk, publish
er of La Revita del Mundo, presided
at the meeting. John Barrett, director
general of the Pan -American Union
explained to the delegates the oppor
tunities awaiting American business in
Latin-America. John V. Noel, publish
er of the West Coast Leader of Lima,
Peru and head of the Noel news ser
vice, announced he would upon return
to Peru organize advertising clubs and
assist in securing cooperation of pub
lishers along the west coast of South
America.
ROTARY CLUBS
URGE PLANS FOR
CORPUS CHRISTI
(Continued from Page 1)
Sick Headache, Sour Stomach, Bloat
ing, Gas, Constipation all these dis
tressing consequences cf indigestion are
avoided if the bowels are keep open
and regular.
FOLEY CATHARTIC TABLET?
act promptly, without pain or nausea.
They clear the bowels, sweeten the
stomach and tone up the liver.
Is. R. Whitehurst. R. F. D. I. Norfork, VaJ
Foley Cathartic Tablets have done me mot?
ood tbaa any medicine 1 ever used."
Sold Everywhere.
appeal to our citizens to render fi
nancial assistance to storm afflicted
Corpus Christi is most timely and I
am confident it will receive a willing
and liberal response.
However I wish to state that the
Rotary- club did not appoint a com
mittee to receive public subscriptions
for this worthy cause but we simply
received voluntary subscriptions from
our membership at our luncheon, and
asked your representative if your pa
per would not bring to the attention
of the public the great need cf as
sistance, and immediate assistance, for
the storm sufferers and to announce
you would receive subscriptions. You
have started the good work and hope
you can announce through your paper
that you have opened a public budx
scription list. For your information
I attach herewith letter received from
International Rotary from which you
will note funds are to be remitted to
Robert E. Vinson, president, Univer
sity of Texas, Austin, Texas. I am
sure you will agree with me that the
call is urgent and that our generous
hearted citizens will answer with their
financial aid this distress signal f rom
suffering humanity in our sister state.'
Rotarily,
J. II. IIENDRICK,
Secretary.
Sept. 20. 1919.
An Appeal for Relief for Hurricane
Victims.
To the President of the Rotary Club
of Pensacola, Florida.
Dear Rotarian: International Rot
ary has pledged ten thousand dollars
from Rotary for relief of suffering in
cident to hurricane at Corpus Christi
and vicinity. Your club's quota Is
twenty dollars ($20.00).
This is not an assessment, but a re
quest for your assistance.
Amount may be raised- by public
subscriptions, by private subscriptions,
by subscriptions , of club members, or
by appropriation from club treasury.
Send your remittance to Chesley H.
Perry, secretary, 910 South Michigan
avenue, Chicago, Illinois.
Also your club is requested to urge
that your local authorities, you news
papers, etc., open public subscription
lists and raise and forward additional
funds to Robert E. Vinson, president.
University of Texas, at Austin.
By order of international board,
ALBERT a ADAMS,
President.
CHESLEY R. PERRY,
Secretary.
Cuticura Heals
Itching Burning
Skm Troubles
All .A .'. C m... 9 mA KA T.loina SB
SampU each i rea of "baUeaca, Vf. S, Bcatoaw"
STEEL STRIKERS
PROPOSE MEANS
ENDING BATTLE
(Continued from Page l)
operated with the very long hours
with wages below me propet lint
Labor undrstood then the necessity 0
organizing the steel industry for th
purpose of controlling Its effect on tW
others and at the two last convention
of the American Federation of Latior,
the step was authorized.
Fitzpatrick said representatives ot
twenty-four international unions affil
iated with the American Federation os
Labor in Chicago about a year &gl
to orgnize steel workers.
. Senator Jones, democrat of New
Mexico, asked whether the steel em
ployes had made application to the
American Federatio nof Labor for or
ganization, and also asked whether
the movement was initiated by tbe
American Federation of Labor or the
workmen.
New York, Sept. 25. When shown
an Associated Press dispatch quoting
Union Chairman Fitzpatrick as saying
the steel strike will end if the United
States Steel Corporation would arbi
trate the differences. Chairman Gary
said, speaking for himself, he believed
the boar dof directors cannot negotlati
or confer with FItzpartick or hid associates.
There is something wrong, some failure of the system to work prop,
erly that ought to have Immediate attention. Do not continue to suffer
and risk impairment of nervous system.
6
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Trial bottle 10c 2 doses also larger sizes, and by dose at Drug
Store fountains. For sale at all well stocked drug stores.
NO ACETANILIDE HEART DEPRESSANT
k3S
R
EM OVAL NOTICE
r
Other Hours may
promise much, hut
Rising Sun
SUPERLATIVE SELF RISING FLOUR
KEEPS THE FAITH
It fcives you LIGHTNESS, WHITENESS and
PURITY combined with RICH NUTRIMENT
and PERFECT LEAVENING,
WELLES-KAHN CO
Pensacola, Fla-
of this centennial movement, Hon.
John B. Jones," said Dr. Renshaw,
"and see what we have gained to
date. The apthy of this movement
has disappeared. The conscientious ob
jector who objected tp high taxes, but
not to high values incident to this
great show, has come across.
"The- pacifist, who indulges In
watchful waiting and 'benevolent as
similation' is now taking his siesta, and
last, but not least, the slacker who
refrains from getting in the game and
lose, and fears that someone will say
that he is not a scrapper but prefers
to conserve his efforts for prtieipa
tion in the fruits of the possible vic
tory. Thank the Ixrd thatxve have
none of the species of the genus homo
in our midst." t
STEAMER OZARK SAILS
Vessel Will
Sail for Buenos
This Week.
Ayres
The American steamer Obak moved
into the stream yesterday, where fur
ther repairs will be made to her boil
rs. Captain Johnson hopes to have
the vessel in ship-shape by the last
of the week and will sail with a cargo
ef lumber for Buenos Ayres.
Fi mMB hi Ml rTWiiifiilTH
if
Wish'tlWas.
Bigger; -says
" so I rnn Id
N eat more
POST
TOASTBE
si
PENSACOLA HOST
TO THOUSANDS AT
GREAT BARBECUE
(Continued from page one)
Florida in 1921-1922 the mecca of th
people of all nations to witness the
result of the world's progress here
assembled, and to take stock of the
work lone in the completed day.
'"Now the clock Is striking the hour.
The sun of Florida's new day is ris
ing. Florida's greatest community Is in
the exposition. TTe have the men and
women, the patriotism and civic
pride, and all the resources requisite
to stage and perfect the proopsed In
tmational exposition that will hasten
a return to that progress and civili
zation that was interrupted by the
world war, the recuperation from much
of th.e enormous destruction that was
suffered by the whole of civilization,
and increase human wisdom, welfare,
and happiness, universal liberty and
peace and the followingf all nations.
'I am proud to feel that the people
of . Pensacola and West Florida are
united in their determination to re
spond to their .civic duties as fully
in times of peace as they were in thej
time of war."
'The barrage was laid by the father
The WATSON AGENCY
s -
(Incorporated)
REAL ESTATE and INSURANCE
Will Remove From Its Present Quarters, No. 7 South Palafox Street
No,
South
To Their New Quarters, Directly Opposite,
Palafox Street after September 29, 1919
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8 EAST INTENDENCIA STREET
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WILL BE OPEN FOR BUSINESS WITHIN THE NEXT FEW DAYS.
WATCH THIS PAPER SUNDAY OPENING ANNOUNCEMENT
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