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COUNTY BOARD TO USE TIME CARDS CHAMPION LAST TIMES TODAY Lionel Barrymore America's Supreme Actor in "Sinners Three" A Picture From 'The Modern- Magdalene' FEATURE COMEDY NEWS REEL LiqHT 10O-23O WAT. .50.1 Special Thursday and Friday NORMA TALMADGE In Her Big 6-Reel Special Feature DeLuxe-. "CAPTIVATING MARY CARSTAIRS" CITIZEN TRAINING CAMPS WILL OPEN Military Imtruction Will Be Given At Camp Jackson commencing July 18. 1 - I The following announcement from headquarters fourth corps aero con cerning a civilian training camp is of eppclal interest to civilians residing within the followng named states: North Carolina, South Carolina, Geor Kla, Alabama, Florida, Tennessee, Mississippi, and Louisiana, which are located within the territory covered by the fourth corps aera. It is contemplated holding a citizen's training camp this summer at Camp Jackson, Columbia, S. C, on or about July 18, 1921, far the purpose of train lng such civilians as may be selected upon their own application Probable. duration of camp, one month. Those eligible are physically' fit male citizens who have passed their six teenth birthday and who are not over 33 years of age. Applicants must have average general Intelligence and be of rood moral character. No educational qualifications are necessary or re quired. Each candidate for admission shall file a certificate from a qualified phy sician stating that his health and strength are adequate for the course of training; such certificate to be on official blanks furnished' the applicant; also a certificate from a schoolmaster, clergyman, priest or rabbi; to the effect that candidate Is of good moral character and average general intelli gence. ' Accepted candidates will be fur nished transportation from their homes to the camp and return, and travel rations for , the necessary number of days' travel, or they may be reim bursed by the government for actual cost of meals for time actually con Bumed in travel at a rate not to ex ceed $3.00 per day. In lieu of such transportation and meals they may be paid five, cents per mile for . the ba lance by the shortest usually travelled routes from their homes to camp and return. Upon arrival at camp, the candidates will be furnished clothing, , meals, squlpment, ammunition, etc., at gov ernment expense, for the duration of the camp. Scope of Instruction Includes duties t the private in, the Bchool of the sol 3!er, squad, and company; small arms practice; guard duty; camping and marching; individual cooking; care of Kiulpmcnt; personal hygiene, physical flcvelopment; discipline and morale. Civilians who are interested and de ilre application blanks or additional Information can obtain same by ad Jresstng leter to Information Officer, Civilian Military Training Camps, Fort t jierson, ua, The famous Babe Is work in ar wuv men zest on his home-run masterpiece hat he evidently intends to get it com peted by June and lay off during: dog wys. - WATCH FOR "HEADLINE" Guaranteed Accordion pleatirtg S- Palaf ox Pone 114 'mm p 4 U 1 All Bills for County Must In Future Bear Date and Place Where Work Is Done.. The draft of a road bin to be Intro duced at the present session of the legislature was given the board of county commissioners by T. I Gant chairman of the Joint Commission on Good Roads at the regular meeting'' of the board yesterday. The bill provides for: An act to authorize the State Road Department to enter into an arrange ment ' or agreement with the county commissioner of Escambia county to construct as part of the Btate highway system certain roads and bridges in Escambia county and the bridge oyer the delta of the Escambia river and to accept in payment thereof the proceeds of the sale of the county bonds author ized by vote of the people of Escambia county. , , Included In the proposed projects is the building of the bridge over Escam bia river between Santa Rosa and Es cambia counties, a, structure to be more than 7,000 feet long with about 8,000 feet earth fill at . an estimated cost of between -$650,000 and 4700,000 or If of concrete between $2,000,000 and $3,000,000. The bllf requests fed eral aid to be asked for later, on the building of the roads. A written report from the committee which inspected the roads of South Florida In reference to the building of Escambia's new roads, was received as follows: The Board of County Commissioners of Escambia County and the Joint Commis sion on Road improvement. Pensacola, Fla., May 4, 1921. Gentlemen: . Your committee has made its inspec tlon trip over the roads of South Florida and begs to submit its report as follows 1. Territory Covered Briefly, the itinerary of the trip made is . as follows: ' Pensacola, Tallahassee, Jacksonville Haines City, Bartow, Lake land, Plant City, Tampa. St. Petersburg, Bradentown, : Deland, Daytona, . Miami, W. Palm Beach, Palm Beach; back up the East Coast to St. Augustine and Jack sonville, thence back to Pensacola, via Tallahassee. As much of the ground was covered by automobile as was thought to be practicable, without making the cost too high. About 575 miles was thus made. 2. General Road Conditions The counties of South Florida generally have a splendid system of good roads, and the development of the country has amply Justified the expenditures made However, many miles of these seeming permanent roads are of a temporary na ture, the use of which could not be Jus tlfled in this county where we are fi nanclng with bonds covering a period of 80 years. 3. Types ! The roads of the territory are of many types; brick, sheet asphalt, asphalt pen etratlon, plain and bituminous, macadam, asphalt block and concrete being among the pavements. A discussion of the principal types follows: (a) Brick, laid on sand The commit tee went over many miles of ungrouted brick, laid on sand. These roads are falling under traffic and no one seen argues in favor of this construction. - (b) Grouted brick, on sand The roads of this type over which the committee traveled are new, and the committee be lieves that under heavy traffio they will not stand up. Laid on a base of rock or concrete, it has proven in the cities under heavy traffic to be one of the best, (c) Asphalt block The committee visited the asphalt block plant at Tampa and went into the process of manufac ture. The streets and . roads on which the blocks have been used were visited and the foundation conditions, the traf fic, and other factors Investigated. Many miles of this pavement generally reputed to have been laid on sand, are on old shell and rock, or macadam road founda tlon. Where laid on sand and subjected to heavy traffic it is developing a wavy surface somewhat similar to that com mon to all bituminous surfaces laid without adequate foundation. Where traffic is restricted to light passenger service heavy trucks being prohibited, it is holding up well. The celebrated Memorial drive at Tampa, surfaced with asphalt block, laid on a sand cushion of varying thickness on an old shell base. is' beginning to give trouble, the failure seeming to occur where sand was . used to fill low places in the grade of the old road. Much of the "sand" in the vicinity of Tampa contains a very high percent age of shell and should form a much more compact base for a road than that usually found In this county. Your committee does not recommend the as phalt block laid without a foundation on sand' in this county. (d) Sheet asphalt. Many miles of thin sheet asphalt have been laid on clay base in some of the counties visited. This construction Is not considered permanent enough to be laid on this county's bond issue system. If laid on a foundation of rock it would merit consideration. (e) "Penetration" type bituminous Macadam A splendid "penetration" pro cess road has been developed in the vi cinlty of Palm Beach, using a soft in ferlor local rock for base and a selected. narder limestone, known as OJus rock, for the wearing course. This has proved a very economical system there where the rock is located but would not, in the Judgment of the committee, prove so here, so far, from the source of the rock supply. These roads require frequent oiling to keep in condition. 4. Recommendation ) The committee recommends that this cuunr inciuae among the types on which to ask competitive bids the fol lowing types. (1) Concrete: (2) . grouted brick on compacted rock or gravel base; . "(3) grouted brick on concrete base; (4) as phalt block on compacted rock or gravel base; (5) asphalt block on concrete base; (6) . Kentucky rock asphalt on similar base courses. .The committee believes that the county might well Investigate ; the BlrmlnehAm slag penetration type of surface with a view to including It. Final choice of the pavement should consider .the comparative bids. .(Signed) T. L. GANT. ' H. E. GANDY, V ' ; W. E. WHEAT. Commissioner' Wentworth made ob jection to the payment of labor bills without dates and other data being specified, in. accordance with which the board decided that in future time cards would! be used, all bills to be ap proved, to have date and place of work and have the approval of the county commissioner in whose district the work .is done or v the approval of an authorized .foreman. Commissioner Wentworth introduc ed the following resolution which on L-ccotiajAt alM w&s dafatrad. until UtX Ml N Miss Barbara Bean of Berlin, N. H., won the annual hoop rolling con test at Wellesley College. . investigation of the county board is over and that Investigation be made to determine If tools had been , turned over to the' commissioners and If tools which had been ordered were on hand. The resolution: Whereas, the state statutes require that ; it -shall be the duty of all per sons to whom the county commission ere shall deliver teams, tools, imple ments , and supplies for road ; and bridge purposes, to make a strict ac counting ot the same, and the road overseer shall, once each month make an itemized statement, under oath, ' In full, of all labor . and work performed and teams, tools, implements and sup plies on hand, and moneys received and expended. . : They shall make requisition on the county, commissioners for all tools. teams, Implements and supplies re quired to carry on their work, and shall return to the county commissioners all worn out, broken r useless, imple ments, machinery, teams or supplies in their charge, and thereupon they shall be credited with the same and shall take receipt therefor: And provided that suit may be brought by the board of county commissioner ; against any overseer to recover moneys the value of or damage to any property turned over ; to : or coming into the hands of the overseers, and which shall not be returned, or properly accounted': for under the provisions of this chapter. Therefore, In accordance with law be it resolved by this board of county commissioners that in the future the provisions of this law shall be car ried out. Furthermore, be it resolved that the overseer or superintendent shall v be required to turn over to the board of ' county commissioners - an itemized list in accordance with this chapter of the Florida state statutes for ' the months of January, February, March and April, 1921.. Commissioner Gates was authorized by the board to go ahead with repairs on the Mollno bridge approach. Com missioner Gandy was- authorized to purchase a wagon for his district.- The notary' bond of .W. H. Thomas was approved and a pension claim, of Mrs. Elizabeth Cushman. Claims for loss of cattle by dipping were received from J. S. Keeling and H. L. Nobles, Mr. Nobles claiming the loss of 60" head of calves. The claims were referred to Commissioners Sod- erlind and Gandy. - The . report of the county engineer of estimates on the work of the Lil lian road was accepted. Commissioners Gandy and Soderlind and County Engineer Winston 13. Wheat were appointed as a committee to investigate for paving on-the Pen sacola side of Bayou Chico bridge ap proach. The board as a whole will meet next Tuesday to go down to the Gulf Beach highway to make an investigation of the new survey. - The board meets again this morning at 9:30 o'clock to complete the inves tigatlon of charges preferred against it by Commissioner Wentwortn. ; FLETCHER AGAINST EMERGENY TARIFF States That His Position on Bill Is Same as ; That Taken at Last . Session. (By GEORGE H. MANNING.) wi a sHINOTON. May 10. Senator niinwn iT: F-lotp.her. of Florida, declar ed his. intention to again vote against the emergency tariff, bill when it comes to a vote: In a1 few days, -in a speech last Friday In the senate. ; . ;, After readme several telegrams, let ters and petitions from business men In Florida . urging him to change.- nis position, on this measure, he launched into "a long speech in ' which he assert ed that the outstanding lauacy in con nection with -the.bill Is the claim1 that it will- benefit the farmers. ' ; Vt; WHT; th amftrsrencv tarirr bill was before the senate toward the close of the last congress I expressed my views regarding it," said . Senator Fletcher. wxrr.VHTr Has vceurred to cause me ; to modify ..or change them. It would be unnecesary.to repat them now. - "The fact ison account of . the situ ation in reference to! the rates'-of: ex change, the disorganized markets, de " smriita and the advantages possessed : by the United States over other countries at ihis time,, mere is no i.'f loo-lalation.-Conditions ueua iu v . are rapidly" ebanging. readjustment is taking place, a stricKen wunu w srau- Air -Tight Tina of SO !, . Aak your dealer to show you the new yrmcaumsemled tins of 50 Chesterfield. A. compact, convenient and absolutely AIR-TIGHT packing the cigorettea keep froah indefinitely. j' ually recovering, and in , the unstable, unsettled conditions prevailing every where, no permanent tariff laws should be enacted at this time. "The outstanding fallacy In connec tion with the pending bill is the claim that Its enactment would benefit those engaged in agricultural pursuits in the United States. 'Tf the bill was confined entirely to agricultural products, there would be at least an appearance of good faith in such claim, but since It embraces man ufactured goods, for which the farmers and other consumers must pay prices Increased far beyond the duties, if the measure accomplishes what Its pro ponents claim, It is made clear beyond question that it Is not even Intended to be of real benefit to the farmers of the country. If it becomes a law, the producers of agricultural products will be sorely disappointed, In so far as they may expect it to operate to their advantage. "Since It Is to remain in effect only six months, it may not work any seri ous harm. It will, however, accomplish no good result and its pretensions will be exposed by experience.' -v I have always felt very great sympa thy for every effort put forth that might make for a sound and healthy agriculture. Whatever .would encour age and stimulate those who produce the nation's food, it has been my pur pose to favor and advocate. The fundamental industry of the country is agriculture. If :.' that lan guishes and suffers depression, all the people must feel the painful effects. No country can enjoy permanent prosper ity if the farms are abandoned, if ag riculture is made. unprofitable, and the conditions of rural life are hard and uninviting. In the United States there are 6,449.- 242 farms. Of these, 3,924,851 are oper-i ated by owners, 68,512 by managers,' and 2,455,879 by tenants. Nearly one- third of our population ' are interested, directly or indirectly, In agriculture. ! This is a sufficient statement to indi cate the Importance of that Industry, ! but It is not all that might be said. Every man. woman and child In the country who has to have food and wear' clothes "is concerned. What we some-1 times hear mentioned as the "farmers' problem" Is equally the problem of ev ery citizen. Whether we are farmers, or merely consumers, we must all move forward or backward, suffer or pros per, along with those engaged direct ly In agricultural pursuits," - ' ' . ' . v , : . ' ' YOU IcpOW " ; " what you've , , always wanted v a cigarette to do, I Chesterfields I .- do it. I They not only g 1 please your taste (other cigarettes , do that) but they do more. v They gjve ; . t to yoursmoking I nnil - D an enjoyment I J11 , ' I so complete the blend I so fuu CUTf t I so entirely different S be COPiedf R that there's only g II oneway ff -" - J to describe GOSSIP AT THE STATE CAPITAL (By JOHN C. TRICE) - With five weeks of the session be hind them and a little less than four weeks staring. them in the face, and a calendar fuller of unpassed bills than Dr. Demilly's cow ticks during the last days of their existence, some of the members of the house are beginning a case of nerves several times a da3r. The roseate views they have hereto fore held as to the passage of some well nourished pet schemes are ba comlng clouded, and the darker thje cloud grows as time passes on, tha more serious becomes that nervous af flictlon. It even now threatens the progress of business, which has not been abnormally rapid in the house since the beginning of the session. "The only way we can get anything through from now on will be by waiver of the rules," declared a member a day or two ago. That view is shared by others of the nervous type. And therein lies the danger, is the view of another old seasoned lawmaker. He points out that it requires a two -thirds vote to waive the rules, and requires very nearly five minutes time on this one motion In the event there is little ob jection, whereas a short bill may be read in the same time. Legislation by waiver of the rules was only provided for to meet emergencies, this old leg islator points out, and ought never to be resorted to except for that pur pose, he concludes. The benefits of protection for our game, points out an observant gentle man, Is daily ' illustrated to the law makers right here In Tallahassee. There is an ordinance against shoot ing in the city limits, and' every tree top almost is full of squirrels. More of them can be seen in a 30 minute drive around Tallahassee than can be found in a whole day hunting In the hammocks close by J. In fact they are so numerous" here that there may be a. suspicion that they have come to town to enjoy the protection the law affords them. . The lawmakers are still cudgeling their brains for some sort of scheme that will raise enough funds to build Jan adequate system of hard-surfaced Liggett roads in the state, but they shy at the suggestion of a per capita, tax. With head up and tail over the dash, they prance up to the already tax burdened people with a ten mill sub district school tax and blandly ask them to lgftore the bitter and swallow the whole bill, but they develop, a case of superb indifference when it Is propose'd to provide for a per capita tax to build good roads in the coun ties where the tax is collected. This notwithstanding the only way to reach a certain element of our population la through that kind of tax a class, by the way, that 'uses the roads about as much and perhaps destroy them more, than any other. ' , The days of filibustering have . not been forgotten. While , that kind of a weapon is seldom employed these days it is .occasionally revived.. For Instance, It was employed In the house Saturday to get an adjournment And when it became evident, that no busi ness could be transacted, It was suc cessful, v . . ; The weather man is dealing with us more kindly this week. The chilly gusts from the north, something never before heard of in this section ' during the month of May, have been supplant ed by the balmy breezes from the Gulf, and life Is now at the capital one con tinual round of happiness except for the harrowed members ?of ; the; legisla ture who have net yet acquired the knowledge of how to vote on both sides of ' a measure and as a consequence are in - Dutch - with . one side all the time.1 ' Now; that it s Is - pretty well settled that the cabinet officers are going to get more pay, the clerks . In the capitol are beginning to look askance at the members of the legislature. But as yet there has been no responsive out break from among the lawm-kers who are having to go down in their pockets for daily expenses. - . ' Here lies the body of Mary Ann Low--.. der, -.. ; , ... She burst while drinking a Seidlltz powder. , , ' - -Called . from -this -world ' to ' her Heav enly rest, ' ' She should have waited till It effer vesced.. '. - -.; , rPhoenlx Arizonla, & Myers Tobacco Co. ASKS FOR SURVEY OF INLAND CANAL Memorial Passes Houses Without Op position Increase in Pay of Su preme Court Judges Proposed. (By JOK C. TRICE) TALLAHAS?- , May 10. The af ternoon sessioi . y- the house of repre sentatives was .i somewhat strenuous one but it accomplished very little in the way of disposing of matters. Immediately after the roll call the speaker announced the appointment of the committee on the part of the house provided for in senate Joint resolution 'No. 6. The house members of the committee are as follows: Messrs. Phillips of Columbia, Stuart of Hills borough, Futch of Lake, Parry of Lee, and McBae of Santa Rosa. The du ties of this committee is to redistrlct the Judicial circuits of the state so as the work of the circuit Judges will be more equitably distributed. ., -V. House memorial No. 4, Vy Mr. Up church of Nassau county, was r'hed on third reading and vas adoptM ?,y the house without cpposStlotL Tlia ' reader will perhaps reca.II ;that this la a memorial to the congress of if ;. United States asking the pAfc9r- .by that body of a bill by the Hia. IVtiai Clark providing for the survey of i.n inland waterway or canal across th state of Florida, beginning somewhere on Cumberland sound and ending a: or near the mouth of the Mississippi river. The Calkins senate bill providing for the Increase of the salaries of the Jus tices of the supreme court to $6,000 a year was taken up as a special order, A determined fight was made to reduce the provisions of the senate bill to i: $5,000 a year. This was as etrongly , resisted . and a compromise of $5,500 was finally agreed to, and the bill was passed by a vote of 60 to 13. The Willard bill providing for a real estate commission and the licensing ' of all real estate brokers and all real ) estate salesmen was taken up from the ' second reading calendar. It -was still i pending when the house at 6 o'clock j adjourned until tonight at 8 o'clock i when It met again for the consldera- i tlon -of local bills.