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Your old furniture, office fix tures or machinery can be quiet ly turned Into eaj through The Journsl Want Columns WEATHER FORECAST I I Cloudy Wednesday, probably J local rains; Thursday, partly J ! cloudy, moderate southeast and j . couth winds. j L t If S VOL. XXII, NO.; 319 NAVY DEPARTMENTS FAILURE TO ACT PROMPTLY PROLONGED WAR SIMS TELLS SENATE PROBERS Outcome of Struggle Was Also Unnecessarily Jeopardized, Sa3 s the Rear Admiral. - REITERATES CRITICISMS Remark Aimed at Navy's Work in 1917 and Not Magnificent Navy Functions in 1918. Washington, Mar. 9. Rear Admiral S-'ims today told the senate committee investigating: the navy's conduct of the war that the failure of the navy de r partment ,to act promptly on recom mendations and to place the country's entire naval resources at the disposal of the allies within six months after the Uhltod States had entered the war prolonged the struggle for at least four months. He added that It also unnecessarily jeopardized the outcome. Declaring that 3.000 lives were lost and 1100 000.000 spent every day of the war, the admiral said the conclusions from his statement were obvious. Admiral Sims said his criticisms were directed at the navy's work in 3 917 and "had nothing to do with the magnificent, way the navy functions in 3 913 after it really got into the war." The navy, he said,' wa?i,Hrtot properly prepared in April 1917, am? the admin istrative machinery was cumbersome and inefficient. , x The admiral denied that his state ments constituted "an attack" on any ne and characterized as "ridiculous" statements that he was attacking civilian control of the navy depart ment, which he said, wes essential. "I am at the end of my career and have nothing to gain and all to lose" said Admiral Sims. Me wished to be set right In the eyes of the country and to refute wide spread criticisms that he was "throw ing mud at the navy," Admiral Sims declared. He raised no question of the efficiency of the navy's participation in the war," viewed in Its entirely and without regard to the time element and was unable to adequately express his admiration for the navy's per formanco In the war "Insofar as the machinery that controlled It permit ted " lieelari hg that he had raised ques tion about the efficiency of the navy solely because he had felt it his duty io point out errors in naval adminis tration, the admiral said he had been "much embarrassed by implications of insubordination and impropriety." He also vigorously attacked what he characterized as "efforts to con vict me of divided allegiance" and of being "pro-British" saying he hap pened to be born in Canada because his mother went there on a visit. "If they didn't want a man who was pro-British and pro-French to sit in the councils of the allies,' why didn't they send a pro-German with "a trunk full of bombs?" asked the admiral. Declaring he was "sorely embar rassed" ly reason of lack of confidence and cooperation from the navy depart ment during the most trying days of the war, Admiral Sims said- he re peatedly asked the department to re lieve him if he had lost its confidence. The admiral was the first witness at the opening of the inquiry and when he had concluded reading a prepared statement the committee recessed un til tomorrow without cross question ing him. His statement set forth in detail his criticisms in . the navy de partment's method of conducting its participation in the war. Summarizing his criticisms the wit ness errphasized that he dealt only with tho first six or eight months of the war "during which the allies barely escaped defeat." In that period . he aid. "the department violated numer ous well recognized and fundamental lrincipl's of war." Durinjj the last half of American participation In the war. he said, the policies and activities of the depart -y- ment wre "identic in substance, and generally In letter to recommendations which they had disregarded or failed to act upon in the earlier months." Again . 'firming that the main issue was not "determination of personal " responsibilities' but the recognition of "unsound methods" in the execution of war policies that the "fundamental causes thereof may be removed" Ad miral Sims said. "If I am wrong and we were pre pared, and if we had plans before and at the beginning of the war similar to thosn announced on, paper some time aftr we declared war, and if such plans were In accordance with the policy which was actively and actually pursued at the end of the first six or eight rronths of the war, then Is it not a grafe error that all the forces, men and ships which were actively en saged In the war zone at- the end of this six months'" delay were not there at the end oft'the first month? Grartlng that the work of our navy was necessary and was based on tound policy and military principles, it is Indisputable that if any delay oc- Vcurred in putting that policy into ef fect ths war was thereby prolonged and. as a consequence, lives and re sources needlessly sacrificed. "If such Is not the case, that Is if the work of our navy was not neces sary then our naval contribution did not amount to much. It did amount to a great deal as every, c ne ngiWs. and hence it i? the fNo, t Continued on Pag 2) MINERS DEMAND WAGE INCREASE Bituminous Workers Will Not Accept Commission Find ings Unless Granted. SAY HIGH COSTS REMAIN Mine Leaders Declare Further Promises to Reduce Prices Will Fall on Deaf Ears Indianapolis. Ind., March 9. The United Mine Workers of America will refuse to accept the findings of the bituminous coal commission unless a substantial increase in wages and im proved working conditions are pro vided, it was Inferred In a statement issued today from headquarters of the organization. Offlcllas of the mine workers were absent from the city and those in charge of the offices re fused to comment on the statement. "Xothing short of a substantial in crease in wages and Improved working conditions will be acceptable to the United Mine Workers of America," reads the statement. "The miners are awaiting the de cision with much anxiety. We believe the public will understand our posi tion. Unless a settlement to the contro versy Is made on such a basis, the statement says, the miners will not feel "that full justice has been done them." The bituminous coal commission was appointed by President Wilson to work out a suitable wage scale for the miners and report on any plans for Improving living conditions after tne strike of miners had ended. "There has been a steady increase In the cost of living since the first of the year," read the statement, "in spite of the fact that the government represened to labor last' summer that llvtnr'rfcortditlons - would btrredueed and that the government would see, to It that this was done. Further prom ises of reductions in the cost of living would fall on deaf ears, so far as the coal miners are concerned, because they have had their experience with such promises In the past, all of which have gone unfilled." CATTS SPEAKS HE RE TONIGHT Governor Is on a State-Wide Stumping Tour in Interests of His Candidacy. Governor Catts will speak inPen sacola at 8 o'clock tonight. If the weather is fair he will speak at Mal lory Court, and if it is foul, at the court house. The governor has been making a state-wide stumping tour and has been particularly active in the rural sections. Much of his campaign literature was distributed in Pensacola. yester day and it is expected a big crowd will be out to hear him. Lee J. SmSts, writing for the Newspaper Enterprise Association. ' says the governor used to sell horse liniment, preach a eer-1 mon, make a political speecn, and then take up a collection to defray his expenses to the next town. Whatever truth there may be in Smits' statements, the governor usu ally' does make a speech intermingled with a sermon, and has been known to offer prayer on occasion. The governor hasn't been in Pen sacola in some weeks, his last appear ance here being followed by the re moval of two county officials after a brief interval. The last time he spoke here union leaders told him he could speak in the woods but not at the an nual picnic, but the governor spoke on the grounds and had a respectable audience. Ills campaign literature says that the Florida cracker has three friends j Sidney J. Catts. Sars Roebuck and Jesus Christ. RAIL AND UNION HEADS WILL MEET Washington, March 9. Representa tives of railroad labor and railroad of ficials will confer tomorrow toward establishing a joint boerd to settle wage demands without calling on the labor board provided in the new trans portation act. EDITOR DIAMOND IS FOUND GUILTY London, March 0. Charles Diamond, editor of the Catholic Herald, on trial charged with inciting to the murder of Viscount French, lord lieutenant of Ireland, and others ,in an article in his p.ipor. was found guilty today. - He was need to serve. six months. PENSACOLA, FLORIDA, HUNDREDS ARE" KILLED IN EARTHQUAKE DISASTER. Tiflis, February 24. (via Constanti nople.) March 8. Several hundred persons are dead, and thousands of others are homeless as the result of an earthquake today which destroyed Makhet, Grakali and other villages within a radius of 60 miles west of Tiflis. , POLES CAPTURE VITAL JUNCTION Two Bolshevik Divisions Badly Cut Up, Losing Armored Trains and Baggage. Warsaw, March 9. Polish forces commanded by Colonel Sikorski attack ed Bolshevik, troops in the vicinity of Mozier and Kolenkovitz, southeast of Minsk Sunday morning and captured those two important railway junctions and much war material. One thousand Red soldiers and many officers were taken prisoner. The newly arrived staff of the 57th Bolshevik division barely escaped cap ture, it is said, while the staff of the 47th division and several hundred men were made prisoner. An armored train, much railway material and several .ar mored boats on the Pripet river near Mozier were also taken by the Poles. "This victory," saul the official state ment, "is a worthy answer to the Bol shevik policy of suing for peace and at the same time continuing attacks along the front." Not since the capture of Lemberg a year ago have the Polish people been so elated as they were this afternoon on receipt of the news from the Pripet. The newspapers declare flatly that the cutting of the Mozir-Kolenkovitz lino has dealt a decisive blow to the Reds. According to military experts of the Courier Poranny White Ruthenia now is effectively cut off from Moscow.. Polish opinion that Sunday's tri- Polish opinion that Sunday's triumphs will put the finishing touch to the Red army is based chiefly on the theory of certain .strategists that the capture by the Bolshevik of the Orasha-Mozir railway sealed the doom of the army of General Denikine. Now that this line is in the possession of the" Poles they consider it will put the Red army in a position from which it cannot FOOD IN? STORAGE, PEOPLE STARVING Chicagoan Has Scheme to Put Million Pound Butter and Cheese on Market. Chicago, Mar. 9. Plans to force into the retail trade the largest ' amount of food ever thrown on themarket was announced today by District Attorney Cyne before leaving for Washington to lay his scheme before Attorney Gen eral Palmer. Clyne's force gathered figures to show Chicago storage houses now hold more than four million pounds of butter, compared with ap proximately two million here a year ago, and more than five and a half mil lino pounds of cheese compared with approximately a million and a half pounds a year ago.. It Is these stocks Clyne wants to throw on the market. WORLD PEACE IS URGED BY COUNCIL London, Mar. 9. The supreme coun cil has issued a memorandum on world economic conditions. Its con clusions include, first that "It is of paramount importance thar peace con ditions be fully and completely re stored at the earliest possible moment throughout- the world," that all govern ments give immediate .attention to full resumption of peaceful industry, for suppressing extravagance, deflation of currency, and restoration of devasted countries. . MEXICAN BANDITS SLAY AMERICAN Houston, Texas. March 9. "Pot" Foley, employe of the Magnolia. Pe troleum Company, was killed by Mexi can bandits, according to a cablegram from the company's manager at Tara pico to S.. J. Byington here, tonight. It gave no det?ils. Byington said lie had a relative, Dan Foley, who had been an employe of the Magnolia com pany, but did not know Pat Foley. ITALIANS PLAN LONG AIR VOYAGE New York. March 9. The Italian government will back the attempted airship flight from Rome to Rio de Janeiro, next June, it was announced at the Italian embassy tonight. A 25 passenger dirigible has been completed for the voyage. . ' COMMITTEES OF CHAMBER MEET The standing committees on mem bership, finance and change in the by-laws of the chamber of commerce, held a joint meeting at the rooms yesterday afternoon. The board of directors will meet at 4 o'clock this afternoon in the regular' weekly 'sossion, ... .. , WEDNESDAY MORNING, MARCH 10, 1920 TREATY NOW AT DECIDING PHASE Article Ten Is Unfinished Busi ness Before the Senate and Vote Is Due Today. FRIENDS LOSE HOPE Promise of Compromise Fades Though Treaty Adherants Work for Some Way Out Washington, March 9. Article ten, more than ever the dominating issue of the peace treaty fight, became unfin ished business of the senate today while republican and democratic sena tors who want, the treaty ratified, worked with redoubled effort but with fading hope, for a compromise. The way to consideration on tiie floor of the article, ten reservation was opened by the adoption of a reservation on voting power in the league, so modified as to declare that until the covenant is amended so as to- give equal Voting power, the United States declines to be bound by decisions to which congress has not previously given consent. v . It was announced tonight a confer ence of some democrats will be held tomorrow in the office of Senator Owen of Oklahoma, to '.'try to find a way out of the wilderness." 9 The new reservation to article ten was said to follow in general the out line of the original republican proposal adopted last November, but to contaJn a number of changes in wording sgreed to at the suggestion of demo crats. , Republican senators who helped work cut the . modifications in the compro mise negotiations seemed confident that the new reservation would have the approval of Senator Lodge of Mass achusetts, the republican leader, and even expressed hope that he might him- self offer it in the senate. It was un derstood, however, that the democratic leader. Senator Hitchcock, of Nebraska, had not given his assent to it. The presidept's letter on article ten was debated in the senate. Senator Lodge declared it had laid bare the dif ference in principle between Mr. Wil son and the senate majority. "There isn't an objection made by the opponents of article ten here," said the republican leader, "that is not ad mitted and advocated in this letter. It Is set forth as a definite and binding article, .founded on -naked force "It is , well that has been said. , H justifies- Hie rposit ionve-hftve- taken on this side all along that there can be left no binding obligation on the United States to carry, out the provisions of that article." Senator-Lodge-s&id he thought the president's declaration that the French militaristic element had been defeated at the peace conference but now had regained control was "most unfortun ate." "I regret exceedingly such a reflec tion on one of our associates in the war," he said. "I "do not think France is In the least militaristic. "I regret that the president also should have taken' occasion to say something about Italy. "From my point of view it Is to be regretted that the president should have interfered in a question which does not Yoncern us. Our relations with Italy have been friendly. I am Vorry we should be put in a position of de serting her now." COUNTERFEIT FLOODS MEXICO More Than Two Million Spurious American Coin Estimated to Be in Circulation. Washington. March 9.- Residents of Mexico have been warned by the for eign office against efforts that may be made to circulate in that country counterfeit American money made in the United States, according to advices received by the state department. The warning was based on a report by Ramon P. de" Negri, Mexican consul general at New York, who, the for eign office announced, estimated the amount of spurious currency in cir culation at $200,000,000 and advised his government to adopt precautionary measures. ' Dr. Negri's explanation of the situa tion was that agents of the Russian bolshevik! had manufactured and placed in .circulation the counterfeit currency in reprisal for the "persecu tions" of radicals, by the United States government. He added that American authorities are endeavoring to run down the counterfeiters and are making efforts to prevent the smug gling of representatives of the soviet government into the United States. Washington. March 0. Mine owners In Mexico have been given until March 11 to pay their taxes to the Mexican government, according to advices from Mexico City today, or suffer the pen alty of confiscation of. their proper ties if the' government so decides. It is intimated the government will not resort to immediate confiscation or "forced sale, except in aggravated instances. Considerable sums levied ajr taxes are owed, according to Mexi can officials, but .many of the mining officials claim, they have been forced to pay double tribute, one to the reb els and one to the government and objKt to what they regard as double taxatien. . . MAINTENANCE OF WAY MEN NOT TO STRIKE. 'I Chicago, Mar. 9. Heads of the Grand Lodges of Railroad Mainten ance of Way employes voted not to strike to force increased wages but to join the other brotherhoods in giv ing the new transportation law a trial, J. B. Malloy, a grand vice-president, announced today. DIPLOMATS ACT ON BERLIN FIGHT Regrets Expressed to French Government of Recent Anti Allied Demonstrations. Berlin, March 9. Germany has ex pressed her regrets to. France for the anti?allled demonstration at the Hotel Adlon here Saturday night, when an official French party was subjected to assault at the instigation of Prince Joachim Albrecht of Prussia, because its members had failed to stand when the orchestra played "Deutschland Uber Alles." An official of the foreign office paid a call to the French embassy this morning and expressed the regrets of Foreign Minister Muller for the in cident. Later the foreign minister vis ited M. De Marcilly, the French charge, and personally expressed his regrets, which he begged the charge to trans mit to the government of France. . Closely following the incident of Saturday night at the Hotel Adlon here in which Prince Joachim Albrecht of Prussia was the chief figure, lead ing a demonstration against a party of French officers In the dining room, another anti-allied incident is reported from Bremen. The victims in this case were also high French - officers; who are members of the entente military commission. When the Frenchmen entered the barracks in Bremen to conduct nego tiations with German officers, the ac counts run, the soldiers sang "Deutech Iand Uber Alles." The song attracted a large crowd which roughly handled the. French when they left the bar racks. The police dispersed the crowd and escorted the officers to their quarters. An Inquiry into the attair was' opened immediately. Still another Incident of similar nature at Bremen is-reported by the Vossische Zeitung.- It says -.that-yesterday two French officers and an Italian officer stopped a man wearing a field gray uniform, supposing him to belong to the German army, when the man failed to salute them and high words followed, culminating in blows. A crowd assaulted the allied officers who were considerably In jured, the newspaper adds, before they were arrested by the police. The inter-allied commission, the same paper states, left Bremen Mon day evening. NO DIRECT PROOF AGAINST CAILLAUX Paris, Mar. 9. Although no direct proof .of communication with the enemy was produced when the case of Former Premier Calllaux reached the stage today where evidence relating to occurences during the war were heard, Leon Rosenwald, editor of Na cion, Buenosaires, testified the Call laux told him. during a conversation at Caillaux home in 1917, "We must make peace immediately; peace at any cost." France can not continue mak ing sacrifices of past three years." SOCIALISTS WILL MEET ON MAY 8 Chicago, March 9. The socialist par ty will hold its first presidential nom inating convention since 1912 in New York May 8, the national executive com mittee decided today. National com mitteemen reported a widespread and insistent demand for the nomination of Eugene V. Debs, who is serving a term in the Atlanta federal penitentiary on conviction under the cspoinage law. APPLEYARD AGAIN STATE PRINTER Tallahassee, Mar. 9. Today was the date appointed for the receiving or bids for the state printing, and only one bid Was filed for the work, be ing that of T. J. Appleyard. present state printer. No action has as yet been taken upon this bid. X KENTUCKY SEEKS HISTORIC FLAG Frankfort, ity., March James Buchanan, a descendant of . Colonel William Whiteley. commander of the Kentucky volunteers in the battle of the Thames in Michigan in the .war of 1812, will go to England as com missioner of the sta.te of Kentucky to bring back the Kentucky battle flag which was lost In the battle. The upper house f the general as cembly yesterday appropriated expen ses for Mr. Buchanan's trip. The battle is commonly called by historians "the massacre of the river Raisin, because a majority of the Kentuckians Were killed and scalped by the Indians after they had surren dered to the British officers under an unfulfilled promise of protection from the Indians. . MARAOfflNEDISAPPEAREDFROrJ CASKS WHILE STORED I JAIL TO AFAIT SDPRFJiJE HOOVER LETTER IS MADE PUBLIC Former Food Administrator Clearly States Political Views and Campaign Attitude. NOT PARTY CANDIDATE Parties Not Yet Aligned on New Issues on Which He Says He Is Independent Progressive New York, Mar. 9. Herbert Hoover in a letter received tonight by Ralph Arnold of New York, representative of the "Make Hoover President Club" of California, states he is not seeking public office, that his "ambition is to remain a common citizen" but that he believed that he, like every other citi zen, should be ready for service when really called upon." Hoover said he was a progressive republican before, non-partisan during war service, and "I still object as much to the reactionary group in the repub lican party as I do to the radical group In the democratic party." He said the parties have not yet made alignment on the new issues. Saying that he believed in "party organization but it must be for pro motion of issues-, not of men," Hoover added he is not a "straddler of issues" but spent most of his time agitating issues he believed In. "But no man," he added, "can be so arrogant as to assume that he can dictate issues to the American people or to the great parties they support." He added that he realized such course did not lead to nomination' to the presidency. "I belong to the group which thinks thet American people should select their own officials at their own initir ative and volition and that resents the manufacture of officials by machine methods, "Hoover's letter said. "I feel sure that JJL I entered the race for the nomination to the presi dency and undertook to . solicit and spend the cost of propaganda and or ganization, this would be in Itself ne gation of the right of American in stinct because of the obligations it implies." In addition to declaring he could not conscientiously participate in efforts to get the nomination to the presidency. Hoover asserted he is "independent progressive in issues before us today." MARYLAND TO BE LAUNCHED SOON Greatest American Naval Craft Will Take Water at Newport News Saturday Week. The V. S. S. Maryland will be launched at Newport News, Va., March 20, according to present plans of the navy department. The Maryland is the first of four ships of her class to be launched and is one of the ten dreadnaughts au thorized in the first three-year build ing program adopted in 1916. With a length of 624 feet over all. a beam of 97 feet and full load displacement of 32,950 tons, she Is the largest fighting craft built for the American navy, and when commissioned will be one of the most powerful battleships in the world. Originally designed to carry twelve 14-lnch rifles, the plans for the ship were so changed during the war that she will have instead eight 16-inch guns, the first of this size ever mounted on a ship. They will be placed two each in four turrets on the center line, two forward and two aft. They will be "larger by one inch than the great guns on the British ships of the Queen Elizabeth class, which were i uscu 111 luc I denelles. Battleships designed since tne Maryland was laid down, however, will be even more powerful. They will carrr twelve 16-inch . rifles and will measure 684 feet over all with a dis placement of, 43.200 tons. Their speed will be 23 knots as against the 21 knots of the Maryland and practically aU previous classes of American dreadnaughts. The Maryland's - keel was laid on April 24, 1917, eighteen days after the United States declared war on Ger many. Work on her was delayed by reason of the rush in getting out de stroyers to fight submarines, but it has been rushed since the armistice and the vessel is now nearly three quarters completed. She will be elec trically driven by four propellora. the power for which will be furnished by turbines of approximately 29,000 horse power, i Steam will be furnished by eight "oil burning boilers. PRICE FIVE CENTS. COURT DECISION Seized After Prohibition Law Was Enacted but Had Been Intended for Italian Ship. , WINE TURNED TO VINEGAR Negro Trusty Found' Carrying Wine Awav in Buckets by One of Whittaker's Force (By JERRY STODDARD.) Now it came to pass in the days when Van Pelt was sheriff in Escam bia, that there was no prohibition in the land. And a certain woman of Pensacola had seven barrels of wine, and the name of the woman wai Marasso. And It came to pass in 1918 .that' a prohibition law was established in the land. So, therefore, in the first month of 1919 the sheriff seized the seven barrels of wine and the wine was Placed in the Jail, in a safe place, so that prohibition should remain in the city. Now, the wine was intended for a ship which was to come from over the seas, from the land of Italy; and the wine was to delight the crew thereof. So the woman took counsel with her lawyer and besought the judges of the eupreme court that the wine be returned to her. And after hearing the woman, ajid her lawyer the judges i-uuiufi among tnemselves, and it came to pass that on a certain day, being Monday, they said to the sheriff of Escambia county: "Go. return th wine to the woman, for she' has been unjustly dealt with." And the shemf r said: "Surely, we wilt return unto her that which we have. And when the woman received the winebeing a just woman she ex amined the casks jln order that 'she might know If the wine was still therein And she lifted up her voice and 'cried: "Behold, the wine is gone! Twp casks are empty. In two the wine has turned to vinegar and water. I dare- not -look in th others!" Now, it Came to pass when knowl- '" w imia.li a ;woe naa gone abroad in the land, that a certain newspaper man sought out Sheriff Whitaker and said: "Where in the wine? And the nheriff answered: "It is now about three weeks since a cer tain. Ethopian, a trusted prisoner in the jail,- was discovered carrying buckets filled with the wine, and on being discovered the trusty fled, and the centurion oT the jail pursued the Ethopian and by force of arms bound him. And this sheriffs name was Whit aker. 'And the name of the centurion was Black. And the name of the pris oner was Will Smith. Now, the sheriff said that the pris oner had told him he had been taught by certain deputies and prisoners how to obtain the wine from the eauka. And that having obtained it he and the other prisoners had become drunk thereon. And so the newspaper man went to the former sheriff, he who had been sheriff when prohibition had entered the land. And the former sherif fa name was Van Pelt. , And the former i-herlff said: - "I know not of it. The wine was there when I left the jail, for I lifted tne casks and found them heavy, and when I shook them they seemed to be full. But it has since come to my ears from the new sheriff deputy that a certain trusted prisoner was captured leaping from a window with a. bucket of wine. And this prisoner .said that he had taken the wine itom the casks.' Now, the name of the woman's law yer who took counsel with the .Judges so that the wine might be returned, was Beall. And the lawyer says: "The woman has been unjustly aeait nnu. Her wrongs should be righted. She should receive seven casks of good wine or value thereof." , DR. LINCOLN HULLY FIRST TO QUALIFY Tallahassee, March 0 Dr. Lincoln Hully, of Deland. today qualified with the secretary of state as a candidate for the offlee of governor, thereby be coming the first gubernatorial . candi date to qualify under the laws as a can didate for that office In the democratic primary to be held June 8. . ; SENATE EXPECTED TO LIMIT DEBATE Washington, Mar.' 9s No final con clusions were reached at conference of senators on various proposed meth ods proposed methods of - hastening treaty action. It is predicted Monday's session will see debate on the aix reservations ahead of Article X : lim ited. It is generally conceded decision on Article. X will decide the fate of the treaty and" leaders are anxious, to start the main issue fight. Etespite the White House statement Saturday, negotiations will continue and both sides declare, there is still a chne for compromise success..