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High Indian Birth Rate Gives Hope
of Rejuvenating "Vanishing" Race
American rnbes Jno 4-ongcr Jrr-
Headed Toward Extinction, fp-
: Intensified Educational Cam- f
paign Will Spread Gospel of p
Clean Living and Sanitation. f
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The new policy of ,tne Govern
ment to .assign lands individually
to the Indian population of - the
United States and thus to break up
the old Indian reservation system,
gives rise to a problem of race
amalgamation which the Episcopal
Church in its Nation-Wide Cam
paign is facing as an immediate
The Episcopal Church has long
been ministering to the Indian pop
ulation of the country in its isolated
but rather compact groups, due
with thej iminent scattering of the
Indians among the white popula
tion, comes a still more pressing
demand, a demand which the
Church will endeavor immediately
to meet. Medical aid, schools, re
ligious instruction and vocational
training are all means to the end
of making thef Indian ready for
modern Christian society, accord
ing to the vast program of activities
as laid down by the -preliminary
survey of the Nation-Wide Cam
paign. - .v.i "
Nurses and physicians will preach
the gospel tf clean and sanitary
living conditions, and treat the In
dians for their bodily ills. A high
mortality rate has prevailed among
ill the tribes during the past years,
due to a lack of proper sanitation
and hygiene, and the native vigor
Indian stock has oeen viuaica.
American Indian, is. however.
longer a vanishing race;,, ms dhu. ' ,-- rfai Oklahoma, are also
rate has surpassed its deatn rate Ktst Indian mission oper- progress in educational and religious
Manual training S?k7cn- ated by The Episcopal Church is training. Many of these have hos
estabhshed as a "suit of the Cam ated by t e j-p J consist- pital wards and dispensaries. '
paign. f.r.cXlnn t& ot ninety-seven stations. There are more than 336,000 In-
grade and high school installed A S m;n;ster to 25,000 Sioux In- dians in. the United States whose
'.Siu'b IS oTwhom 5,000'are communi- problem the Episcopal Church will
cation w H be off ered and cnures . baptized but un- attack with the increase m financial
imi i rti 1 1 t Tnr rnmmuniLV wui - - -
.l:- t-z um rAnnmiVft confirmed members.
ury obligations. Thus for every bU
llon rubles paid . out In American
printed notes the government would
; account for three or four billion rubles
of obligations. ' '
"Exports and imports must be or
ganized," continued the minister. "Only
i export can improve ruble exchange.
The committee for foreign trade will
be furnished with a banking apparatus
I and will receive the aid of the gov
ernment in the matter of foreign ex
change. It is desirable that all com -
Imerclal banks, firms jand corpora
tions participate in this bank. The
bank will have branches abroad in
the form of trading departments. It
should be empowered to grant long
term credits. .' ",-
"We must establish 1 a Russian-
American bank with an initial capital
of $1,000,000. Communications regard-
j ing such a bank are being conducted
with American f inaricial Interests and
are leading to good results.
"As far financial regulation of the
ruble, we shall have to devaluate It
and consider it worth whatever it will
j buy in the home market and its aver
age value in the foregin market.
"It is the moral duty of the allies to
aid us to get a part of "the contribu
tion which Germany will pay. They
should also help us to pay the interest
on those loans which we raise abroad
la their own countries. They should
afford us long term credit to purchase
Industrial equipment and goods lor
! our argiculture, our Industries and our
i transport. A loan In foreign gold is
also necessary to strengthen our gold
security and insure future stability t
our currency."
three brothers, George Langley. of Cot
tondale; John Langley of Jacksonville,
and Frank E. Langley of this city.
The funeral, services will be conducted
rrom the family residence at 1818 W.
Larua-st. this afternoon at 3:30 o'clock
following which burial will be in ; St.
John's cemetery. - ,
A lv the novernment, wui
Z. frt 5r, their behalf. Since 1823 be taken over by the Church.- .
Jt the Church has conducted Indian Missions in New Mexico, .orth
miccinns ail wim nieniv Denenciai iaKoia. vvyummK. - """"
Mrs. DelSa Bell. Mashburn.
Mrs.. Delia Bell Mashburn, wife of J.
: T. , Mashburn, died yesterday afternoon
at the Pensacola - hospital. Besides her
husband, she is survived by six small
i children, one of whom is an Infant,, her
mother, Mrs. Margaret Langley. a sister,
Mrs. L. L. Aymard, all of Pensacola;
J. C. Watson received word last night
that Lieut. Whined with Mrs.. Whitted
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ana tneir mascot arrneu 0.1.
yesterday afternoon about 2 o'clock. The
message stated that they were proceed
ing to St. Petersburg where Lieut.
Whitted -will spend the winter and where
he has arranged; with: the --Chamber. -of
Commerce at that place to run his air
plane along commercial lines. -The trip
to Apalachicola was made without in
cident. The party expected to arrive at
the end of their '400 mile 'journey late
yesterday evening. . -
London, Dec. 6 A dispatch to the
exchange telegraph , company from
Athens Thursday says it is . reported
that the Serbian frontiers are closed.
The second basketball game-of the
season will be played at the Y. M. C.
A. at 8 o'clock tonight between the
quintet of the destroyer Thomas and
the "Y" five.
The game is expected to be fast and
snappy, as both teams have been put
ting in some good practice for the
past two weeks. The line-up of the
"Y" team follows:
Olsen. Sanchez and Braswell; for
ward, Herskovitz; center. B. Caro;
guards. Jones, McVoy and L. Caro.
No admission will be charged.
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Two large resources and workers that will be
J a .."iVli inrf In ai. scboolt for Indian children have the resMlt ot raising xne ixauuu
for the women and girls and m ag- 3 . mM.-ramnaim fnd of more than
mn will also he Deen CStaDllSiSCU vucic. ...-v. "t----
men will also oe ano.the $42,000,000. Of these Indians, 260.-
iUU cannot rcaa or wuic i-nn""i
than forty per cent, are Chrts-
and. fewer than one-half are
riculture for the
. . - . :k .iAt. ci 1 h 1 annn.
ine npiscopai wmcni.w- ' u .rt iM.
il:. .i. a rhr t omr aiiv ior lis uwn -" " ' ""ft -
'":ZJL h The school ."fertile Oneida Indians tians.
Stages: because of the coxJn the Diocese of Fond du Lac, row citizen.
No. 1 Continued From
Page One
upon what 'people want now and what
they will want next summer and at th
time of the elections, November, 1920.
Both parties as a rule favor avoiding !
the making Of a clear cut political
Issue out of the peace treaty and the
league of nations, at least for the pres
ent, because it has been found impos
sible up to this time to determine what
the people think about it and may
think a year hence.
Public opinion is undergoing such
rapid chaiges regarding public poli
cies that the members of the Repub
lican national committee are urging
that no attempt be made at the meet
ing next week to place the party on
record respecting issues and policies
fearing that issues which appear al
luring now may be unpopular in a
few months. They favor, simply set
ting the place and date for the con
vention and letting matters of policy
go over until later.
Only the members of the senate
who have taken a leading part in the
constant consideration of the peace
treaty for the past six months and
have had their hearts and souls wrap
ped up in it are insisting that their
party take its position on the peace
treaty as the foremost party principle
in the next campaign.
Senator Lodge, who led the fight
against the treaty for the Republicans,
and Senator Hitchcock, leading advo
cate of the treaty for the Democrats.
are each insisting that the great masses
of the people share their views and will
send down to overwhelming defeat any
party that holds contrary opinions.
Senator Borah, one of the leaders of
the "irreconcilibles," feels so strongly
about the matter that he threatens to
quit the Republican party unless it
takes a stand against the treaty.
The Democratic national committee
will have an advantage in meeting one
month after the Republicans have had
their confab in Washington. The
Democrats will know by January 8,
their meeting date, how matters stand
with respect to the peace treaty and
the league of nations in the new ses
sion of the senate. They will also
know whether .the Republicans have
taken up the treaty issue or side
stepped it. They can then arrange
" their own program to meet the steps
taken by the Republicans.
A dozen Republicans are expected to
announce their candidacy in. the next
eix weeks. An equal number of Demo
crats would like to announce : if they
could be sure President "Wilson will
not be a candidate.
kindergarten work . in the home, news
paper writing, retail advertising, review
courses, rural sanitation and salesman
ship, v
Correspondence courses in high school
subjects .--are given in English, Latin,
American and English history, civics,
mathematics and commerlcal law for
those preparing for college and for
business positions.
Review Courses
Review courses in many subjects re
quired for state certificates enable a
student to prepare through home study
for a teacher's certificate or to raise the
grade of the one he holds.
Announcements of courses will be sent
to all who apply to the Correspondence
Study department. General Extension Di
vision, University of Florida, Gainesville.
No. 3 Continued From
Page One
son. The said person or persons shall
then be confined in such place or places
as the judge of said court of the island
shall by decree direct.
"Sec. 3. That at any time after 30
days from said decree of confinement
any person so deported shall have the
privilege of filing a petition addressed
to the judge of said court in the Island
of Gifam for permission to b .allowed
the liberty of the island, and said judge
shall, in his discretion, issue a parole
to said petitioner allowing him the lib
erty of the island upon such terms and
conditions as said judge shall decree,
hut under no such case shall said pe
titioner be allowed to leave the island
"Sec. 4. That any person or persons
who shall aid of assist any deported
perosn or, persons to leave said Jand,
or any boat or vessel that shall take
anv such oerson as a passenger or
otherwise, without the order the
judge of the United States court of the
island to which the seal of the court
shall be affixed, shall be guilty of fel
ony, and upon conviction thereof shall
be fined not more than 3,000 or be
imprisoned not more than five years,
or both, in the discretion of the court."
No. 2 Continued From
Page One
ing and textiles are given in home eco
nomics. Credit Is given for two art courses,
principles of design and home ' decora
tion. - ' -:: . ..
; With the exception of elementary theory
: all the music courses carry credit; these
. are theory, harmony, history of music,
public school methods and high school
methods in music -. .-.,.
The special courses, for which there is
no credit, are bookkeeping, entomology,
Miss Pearl B. Forsyth to Meet
Pensacola Women
Miss Pearl B. Forsyth, a national
field secretary of the Toung Women's
Christian association, here in the in
terest of : the organization of a local
Y. "W. C. A., will address an open meet
ing to be held Tuesday afternoon at
4 : 30 o'clock on the mezzanine floor of.
tho San Carlos hotel. Miss Forsyth's
subject will be ""What the T. W. C. A.
Really i Is" and her talk will Include
an exposition of the organization in
its all around program. . The T. "W. C.
A. is so much larger an organization,
with so many more phases and activ
ities than the average girl or woman
knows, it should b of such vital In
terest and importance to each in
dividual one of them, that the talk
will be well worth the attention of all
Pensacola's womanhood. The hour
was fixed at 4:30 with the belief that
that would be the most "convenient
time for the largest number of wom
en, and it is hoped that they' will be
well represented at that time.
Omsk, Dec. 7. Unification of the
various kinds of paper money which
have been issued by the several gov
ernments opposed to the Bolshevik!,
is advised by Finance Minister De
rubles in paper money, up to Septem
ber 1, 1919. These are not credit notes
but treasury obligations, and therefore
M. De Hoyer considered them to be
of secondary . value. They are poorly
printed and have been so cleverly
counterfeited that even the state bank
itself cannot distinguish the real from
the false. For this reason, said M.
De Hoyer, the Romanoff currency
issue is valued four times higher than
that of the all-Russian government.
The finance minister said that the
government of the volunteer - army
(General Denikine's) had issued 3,300,
000,000 rubles in bills from, the Rostoff
office of the state bank. In south
Russia there are 45,000,000 rubles of
Crimean paper money. The northern
(Archangel) government has issued
notes to the value of 130,000,000 rubles
and there are also obligations of the
so-called confidence loan of 70,000,000
The minister said that the American
Banknote Company has now at last
handed over to the Russian govern
ment 1,500,000,000 rubles of paper
money. As soon as possible this would
be sent to South Russia, but the min
ister declared it would be impossible
.v uigainic uuuicauon wi j currency
before January 1. 1920. A unification
of the budgets of all these various
governments would also have to be
arranged, he said.
"As the armies move forward the
question will arise as to what to do
with all the money in Soviet Russia,
amounting to '100,000,000,000 to 200,
000.000,000 rubles, a debt which the
Russian government cannot take uponJ
itself," said M. De Hoyer. Tt will be
necessary to consider what is to be
the comparative rate between our bills
and those of Soviet Russia."
The government will. have to nego
tiate loans bothat home and abroad
to meet the demands now being made-
on the exchanges, Mr. De Hoyer con
tinued. English and ' Japanese banks
have already been approached on the
subject. Plans for an Internal loan, to
take the form "of a lottery, are already
In hand. The tickets and obligations
have been received from America.
This loan will be for 2,000.000,000 rubles
to be put out In 200,000,000 -issues at
two month intervals "if the Bolshe
vik! are pushed back to the Urals."
The prizes are to be paid In American
printed notes at the rate of 100 rubles
for every 300 or 400 rubles of treas-
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acta tfie good taste, use
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Your Grocer also
carries Gibbs Apple
Jellv. Peanut Butter
Pork and Beans. BULL HEAD BRAND
As you take tlie crown off the bottle you'll
catch a spicy fragrance ricli, satisfying and
just keen enoughs V--; ' v '
Some folks depend on it for gravies and sauces to
give them character. Other folks us.e it liberally with
oysters but, if you ever want to treat yourself real
well, take two buttered slices of bread, a sliver of cold
meat, and GIBBS CATSUP aplenty. ,
1 Look for the Heart-shaped Label
Baltimore, Md.

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