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VOLUME 22. NO. 111. to TRY KAISER H LONDON 50,000 FIGHT FANS FLOCK TO TOLEDO! PUGILISTS SPEND DAY 11 RESTING Willard Is 10 to 8 Betting Favorite; Many Even Wagers Taken ,12 ROUNDS IS THE LIMIT . BV H. 0. HAMILTON (United Press Staff Correspondent) TOI.KIN). 0., July 3.—Almost over with their strenuous train- Ini. in preparation for the big fight, the pugilists on whom the eyes of the sporting world are centered, marked time today Fifty thousand spectators, it is estimated, have florked to To ledo. Time of starting lite bout was changed today, when Ad Tharh er. president of the Tote do Ath letic club, annountpd that two preliminaries would be dispensed wMli This will Frt the first bout at noon. Tlie big mix is scheduled to begin st 1:30. Seattle time. Jack Takes It Easy Behind the sereen 4*>rs of the Overland club. Jack chal lenger of Jass Willard, the tyorld r* heavyweight champion, sat cHeer fully optimistic. His 245-pound rival lolled about ♦he sun porch of a house in the best residential district of Toledo. Dempsey'n smile was to beam all over the Overland cluh today. He bad planned nothing. He is merely waiting for the gong that will send him in to the greatest victory ever terlng of that glorious record of bitter memories. Willard will take a motor ride The huge champion never has liked the plaudits of the multitude, and the obsession is growing upon him He wants solitude and gets It with the hum of the gasoline motor un tVr his feet. No one will be allowed to disturb •ither gladiator. Victorv Means Much victory .mpiihh .»iutn Defeat to Dempsey means a shat tering of that glorious records of (CONT'D ON PACJE ELEVEN) Offer Even Money on the Big Fight NEW YORK, .July 3.—Ei-en mon ey on the Willard Dempscy fight prevailed on the curb today with little money being placed. One bet of $40,000 on Willard to 135.000 on Kempsey wan reported here today. Teutons Consider Treaty Saturday COPENHAGEN, .July 3.—The Weimar national aaHembly will be gin connkfTation of the peace treaty Saturday, the Polltiken reported to day. Ratification In certain. Maid the nfwupaper. FRECKLES AND HIS FRIENDS— Tides in Seattle i Till RtfOW ! I BIPAV k Jl I V * Jt I V 4 1 Fir*l low Tide I lr»t law fide I 4itf 1 it ft l:IT I m 8.1 ft I nm High Title I'iml High Tide ' 93* H m.. X 5 ft !II :>• m m , T 9 ft Vr«ml low Tide N*»«N»i»d I«w lid#. 34 4 p in , " ? ft ; « 1 4 p m . • ft *eeond High Tide lllili Tlile Id r m . 15 o ft. 1 u o: IV m . Il l ft. BIG TIMBER (ireen Field* and Pastures New The Imperial Limited lurched with a swing around the last hairpin i curve of the Yale canyon Ahead opened out a timbered valley nar I row on Its floor, flanked with bold ' mountains, but nevertheless a valley -down which the rails lay straight and shining on an easy grade The | river, that for a hundred mile* had > boiled atid snarled parallel to the tracks, roaring thru the granite sluice that cuts the Cascade range, took a wider channel and a leisurely flow. The niad haste had fallen from it as haste falls ffom one who. with lime to spare, sees his destination near at hand; and the turgid Kraser j had time to spare, for now it was but threescore miles to tidewater. So the great river moved placidly— an an old man moves when all'the headlong urge of youth is spent and his race near run. On the river side of the first coach behind the diner, Ksfeila Hen ton nurneiT her mnnrt villa «* tfcs jxUm of one hand, leaning her elbow on the window sill. It was a relief to look over a widening valley Instead of a lure walled gorge all scarre,t with slides, to see wooded heights lift green REPORT GIRLS HIT BY GUARDS Company Man Pulled Gun, Say Striking Operators Kirst reports of disorder* due to Ilie itrikr of the Seattle (irl Irlrplionr operators were rejjort <■< l Thursday, (he fifth day of the telephone lletip. Word *i« re reived by the nlrikm that union girls on guard at Ihr Hfsi and \orth exchanges wfrf attacked by company guard*. At the com pany office* no report of the trouble had been received and no statement nan given out. According to the union girls' state mcnt one of the union girls on guard at the North exchange was struck In the face by a man guarding the ex change for the company. A striking electrical worker is said to have in terfered and the company guard is reported to have drawn a pistol. A company guard at the West ex change also slapped a girl guard's face, it was reported to union head quarters. The strikers declared the> (CONT'D ON PAGE FIVE) Orphan Boy Loses $25; You Find It? I/id any of you find $2."» anywhere between Eighth ave. and Olive st ind the public market, Wednesday? An orphan boy, 13 years old. em ployed by the Merchants' Parcel lie livery lost a $25 C. O. D., and unless the party who found same is honest enough to return it to the Mer chants' Parcel Delivery, 9."> Univer sity st.. the boy will have to make good the 'loss, which he cannot af ford to do. TheSeattleStar BY BERTRAM W. SINCLAIR UK. TIMHK.K CHAPTER I ■ nterad Raeond Ohm Matter May t. tilt, at tha Po»toffloa a« Waattla. Wai h.. nadT Aef of *jy»rr»«i Marofc I. U7t COPYRIG MT AVTHOR OF "NORTH OF FIFTY-THREE." in place of barren cliffs, to watch thinks of fern massed against the right of way where f«r n day and a night parched sagebrush, brown tumblewccd. and iiurh scant growth an flourished In the arid upland* of Interior ltrltish Columbia had stream ed In barren monotony, hot and dry and still. She wa* near the flni*h of her journey. Pensively *he considered the end of the road. How would It foe there.' What manner of folk and country? Between her pant mode of life and the new that she waq hurry injr toward lay the vast gu!f of din tance, of custom, of Ha** even. It was bound to he crude, to he full of inconvenience* and uncouthneas. Her brother'* letter* had partly pre pared her for that. Involuntarily ehe nhrank from ift had l»een *hrink in* from It by fit* and *tart* all the way, a* flower* that thrive l»e*t in •hady nook* *hrlnk from hot lun and rude wind*. Not that K*tella T!<*nton waa particularly flower like. On the contrary *he wa* a healthy, vigorou*- bodied younir woman. aoftrcely Jo be dwcrlbatl a*, yet im<J<nU ably attractive. Obviou*ly a dausrfo- ter of tlie well to-do, ntie of that American type which flourishes in to which American poll tlcians unctuously refer as the hack All Ready, Folks, I for Victory 4th! FOURTH OF JULY PROGRAM 10 a m.—Baseball *amf, Seattle vs. San Francisco, at Rainier Park. 2 p. m —Band concert* at all tiie city parks. 2:30 p m.—Baseball game. Seattle vh. San Francisco, at Rainier Park. 3 p. m.— Patriotic services at all city parka. 3:30 p. m.—Land and water si>orts at all city parka. ft p. m.—Street dancing on Stewart at. from Pi rat to Fifth avenues, alao at Woodland and Leschl parka and at the Armory. 10 '0 p. m.-rFireworks downtown and at Woodland Park In a bigger, better and sanrr ws.v than ever before. Seattle will celebrate the nation's birth day Friday. The day will be fea tured by community celebrations from one end of the city to tbc other. Kvery park will hold its Individual observance of the Glo rious Fourth Kollowing hard upon the signing of the world peace treaty, Seattle's cel ebration of the nation's birth will take on a more reverential tone Thousand* upon thousands of Seattle families will be present in her nine parks and beaches. The program for tomorrow includes band concerts, community singing, patriotic ner vices, land and aquatic h ports, danc ing and firework*. Two liig Ball (iaincs In the morning baseball fans will flo<k to Rainier park to see Seattle and San Francisco play. At 2 p. m. band concert* at all What's a Knife to Tap's Dear Life! An American Paper That Fights for Americanism SEATTLE. WASH., THURSDAY, JULY 3. 19i bono of the nation. Outwardly, gat ing rtverward thru the dusty pane, she bore herself with ulmoat seren ity. Inwardly she was full of mis givings. Kour days of lonely travel across a continent, hearing the drumming clack of car wheels and rail Joint 96 hours on end, acutely conscious that every hour of the »« put Its duo quota of miles between the known and the unknown, may be either an adventure, a bore, or a calamity, depending altogether upon the individual point of view, upon conditioning circumstances and vious experience. Kstella Denton's experience along such lines was chiefly a blank and the conditioning circumstances of her present Journey were somber enough to breed thought that verged upon the melancholy Save for t natural buoyancy of spirit she might have wept' her way across North America. She had no tried standard by which to measure life # values for »he had liWjd her years wholly shielded from tn«- human maelstrom. fed, clothed, taught, an untried prod uct of home and sfhools. Itar heud was full of university lore, things she had read, a smattering of the arts and philosophy, liberal portions of academic knowledge, all tagK-'d city parks as follows: Volunteer park, the Kirchner band, George C. Kirch ner; Jefferson park, the Lombard band, Charles Lombard; Mt. Baker park, the Smelser band, Fred Kmel ser; Alki point, the Lorbeer hand. Otto Lorbeer: Madrona and Seward parks, the Wagner band. T 11. Wag ner; Woodland park, the Wagner hand No. 2; Salmon bay park, the Carrabba band, P. J. Carrabba. At 2:30 p. m Seattle and San Fran cisco will play the second name of a double-header at Rainier park. Patriotic services will be held in all city pnrkn, beginning at 3 o'clock. The parks and the speakers at each, follows: Seward park, (Jen. F. S. Hill, formerly assistant adjutant gen eral. United States army; Madrona park. James W. Reynolds, president of the Municipal league, and Lieut. Paul jones Mt. Baker park. Judge Charles F. Clay pool and Lieut. Nor man Coles; Volunteer park, I'nited (CONT'D ON PA'• B FIVE) and sorted like parcels on a shelf to ho reached when called for. Tlur led under tl>e»e externalities the ego of her lay unaroused. nn Incalculable quantity. All of which In merely by way of stating that Minn Kstella Benton was a vounic woman who had (frown up quite complacently In that station of life In which—to quote the Phtlis' tinea—lt had pleased tltxl lo place her. and that Chance had somehow, to her astonished dismay, contrived to thrust a spoke In the smooth rolling wheels of dentlny. Or was It Pestlny? She had begun to think about that, to wonder if a lot that she had taken for granted us an ordered state of things, was not. after all. wholly dependent upon Chance. She had danced, and sung and played light-heartedly. accepting a certain standard of living, a cor tain ponltion In a certain act. n pleas antly ordered home life, as her birth right. a natural heritage she had dwelt upon her ultimate destiny In her secret thought* as foreshadowed by that of other girls she knew The l»rtn«w would tome, to put *tt In * nutshell Ho would woo gracefully They would wed. They would bo do llffhtfully happy. Kxcopt for the matter of being married. things (CONT'D ON PAOr NINE) R-34 SPEEDING ON WAY ACROSS British Dirigible Is Coming Near American Coast # July 3. (I nited Press.)— The Evening New* re ported today that a wireless from the R-34 at 0 a. m. (tireen wich time) rave the airship's position an 52.20 north latitude and 34 went longitude—approxi mately 1,300 miles from the start. (ieneral Seelev announced In the house of commons thin afternoon that the H34 was only 835 mile* east of St. John'n, N. K. at ft o'clock this morning (1 a m. New York time). The airship reported that she is flying above the fog banks 1/ONDON, July 3.—(United Press.) —The R-34, plowing ntolldly thru fog banks in mid Atlantic, was mak ing slower time than was anticipated when the last wireless reports were received from her. but wan expected to reach America some time tomor row Asked by the Fast Fortune wire less station if he were receiving suf flcient weather reports, MAj. Scott, commander, replied: "Thanks, We are In touch with Ponta De| Onda, St. Johns and Clif den (Ireland)." The Brltinh warnhlpn. the Tiger and Flrnnwn, Atationed about half way aero** to render the dirigible any needed aid, hid not reported any communication from her early to day. EX-EMPEROR MUST FACE ALLIED COURT LONDON, July 3.—(United Press.) —Wilhelm Hohenzollern, former kaiser of the German empire, will soon be tried in London by an allied tribunal, Premier Lloyd George announced in the house of commons this afternoon. This was the first official announcement regarding: ex piation of the ex-kaiser's crimes against civilization since publication of the peace treaty. It was regarded as removing all doubt as to the allies' intention to bring the "war lord" to justice. The treaty contain* provision for trial of Wllhelm, a* well no all mili tary and civil official*, for interna tionMl crimes, hut the impreMMion pre vailed in nomo quartern that retribu tion for the former kaJner might be allowed to Im pne Into moral rather than v»hy*i(-4«t pumehment. Dutch Atlittiidr Cloudy The attitude regarding the extra dition by ihf Dutch government in now cloudy Statfrnent* by various official* In Holland have shown an Inclination against turning him over to any Othfr than the Orman gov ernment, but the i>elief has been ex pressed in unofficial circles at The Hague that when the allien' demand la actually presented, the Dutch will accede to it. thru fenr of pressure from the allien, if for no other rea son. I noffii ial dUpatrlies reported today that unusual activities were observed at Amerongen castle, where Hip former kaiser i» at present interned. This was interpreted a.s indicating that he intends to move, tho possibly only lo another |H>int in Hol land. (iermanv Ik divided over the trial of Wtlhelm. the military caste bit terly opposing it. and the radicaln openly advocating that he be tried by a ' Jerman nociallnt tribunal. The derman Officers' alliance recently nent a communication to the Dutch goverment, urging that extradition of the ex kaiser be refused, and an nouncing that. its members were de termined to protect him from trial. Uovd < »eorge stated alno to the committed appalling infamies will be committed appalling infamies will be tried.'' "Terms Are Terrible" "The peace terms are in many re spects terrible, but terrible were the deeds which justified them," said Lloyd Oeorge. Restoration of the 1.fi00.000 square miles of fSerman colonies is impossi ble. he maintained, because of for mer ill treatment of the natives by the < Jet-man* He said that he reso lutely opposed putting "any predom inantly Herman territory under Pol ish rule." Lloyd Ceorge was given a remark able ovation when he started to apeak. He immediately announced tiie Introduction of two bills to "en force the most momentoua document to which Britain ever affixed her HcaJ." By BLOSSER LATE EDITION TWO CENTS IN SEATTLE Prr Y*«r. by Mall. »f. CO to II 0« Weathor Forecast* *•[n Wt clllll I 1 UltLdai. m..<!<■«(<• westerly wind*. TURN DOWN MOONEy STRIKE, 76 TO 67 The Central Labor Council, by i a vole of 7# to 67 Wednesday night, refused to indorse the five day strike proposed to start •Inly 4. to »ecure release or new trial for Tom Mooney. The meeting was the *cene of the bitterest and most decisive test of wtrciiKth fa-called radicals and <*Wtiset , vatlve*« thu* Ttie count'H has witnessed since the February general strike. Personalities were rife, interruptions by the gallery were frequent, and the largest dele gatlon that has attended a meeting for month** jeered or cheered a« their respective favorites scored some, point or ifTftde some particularly striking statement. Debute on the Mooney question Whs started when J. A. Stewart, sec retary of the Mooney defense com mittee, marshalled hi* forces and in troduced Agents who had Iteen fur thering: the Mooney strike thruout the Northwest. Ah these different delegate* reported the discussion waxed warmer and Stewart intro duc*»d Kate greenhalze who deliv ered a stirring appeal for the calling of the strike, while making a report on the situation in Portland. N&sli Opposes Strike Louis Nash, delegate from the re tail clerks, answered the address of Miss (Jreenhalze. and altho frequent ly interrupted by the gallery, de nounced the proposed Mponey strike. .lack Duschsk. of the boilermak ers. followed Nash, statin* that the boilermakers' union, which is the largest in the city, would not go out on strike unless the of the na tion went out. Fred Nelson, *lso of the boiler makers, asserted that he and not Duschak. represented the true sen timent of the rank and file of that union, and favored calling of the Mooney strike. J. Von Carnop. of the machinists, spoke in favor of the strike. At the opening of the debate W. R. Anderson, James King and C. F. Mayhew all told of the glowing pros pects for a strike as evidenced by what they had seen while touring different parts of the Northwest. They had been sent out by the Mount \ defense committee. J. A. Stewart then read a tele gram from strike headquarters in San Francisco, stating that the strike would be called. Stewart also declared that a tabulated report ob tained from Chicago, which is also a strike center, showed that 104.320 votes had been cast in favor of the strike and 22,840 against it. Fifty 19 Big Bombs Are Found by Officer* \\ A I.POLK. Muss . July 3.—(l'nit od Press.) Nineteen bombs, whlcli It was believed were Intended for use in red demonstrations, wore found In a shed heir today, according: to Chief of Polite Thomas P. who discovered the infernal machines in a raid on the place. The bombs, which were constructed of heavy iron pipe five inches long and five inches In diameter, were said to be loaded with high explo sives and equipped with fuses, read> for use. 42 Are Executed by Budapest Reds HI DAPKST. July United Press.) Forty-two persons were executed today, and 36 impris oned for long terms, its a result of revolutionary court-martials. A thousand more persons are awaiting trial. IJRKRTV BONDS QIOTKD M;w YOHK. July Liberty bond 1 quotation* toita.v: first 4 s. s!»4.!>o, dfrond 4'*. J!» ;<♦(*; first 4' t », s9.i -'O. *«•« «iinl 1' 4 f. third 4'i s. 1 $?».. iti; fourth 4 >. s!>< »0: Victory 3%'®. I Victory 4V". py.yti. si* Seattle unions have pone on roo» ord favoring the strike, he also as serted. (>gra a Strike "Thi* in not a majority in so tut ; an union* are concerned, there being more than 130 unions here." Stewart.* | said, "but the number of men bo», •,| longing to the unions that K vi %, n darned the strike show that a jNtipfl ! jority favor it In Taooma, &5 ;«ft ions favor it, and Tacoma Is gmn§">' : out." r < William Coffey, of the hod oar* riers. took up the fight where Stew* art left off. "Those who voted for' this strike and now repudiate it, ara traitors." he 'said. * Vincent Brown, of the machinists, also favored the indorsement of the strike. W \V. Levi, of the cooks, called attention to the fact that three of the five days named for the strike were holidays. • This will mean that some will ge out for five days and others for only two days." he pointed out. "The shipbuiders will only strike for twe days and the continuous service en* ployes. such as the rooks and car men will he out for five days. The cooks are certainly not going out on the Mooney strike." Herman Kose. of the waiters, d<M clared that only 129.000 of the 4.000.4 000 men in the country had vots<| on the strike, and that it looked like it was going to be a f.zzle. Frank Turco. of the blacksmiths, declared it was not necessary for the council to indorse th*» strike as it ah read 3* had done so*when James Dun* can returned from the Mooney coiv grcss held »ft Chicago. "Chicago is going out 200.00® strong." Turco said, "and in Detroit 40.000 are going to strike. New YortC is also coming out. At Chicago, the metal tradesmen wanted to strike on May 1 and not on July 4. and ths holiday would have been avoided, but the culinary workers fought to havf (CONT'D OS PAGE FIVE) Tacoma Speedway Races Tomorrow TACOMA, July 3.—The greatest crowd in the history of the Tacoms speedway is expected to attend ths seventh annual auto races at ths track tomorrow. Thres races of 60, 60 and 80 miles, refpect* ively. are scheduled. Captain eddie Kickenbacher. premier flying ac% who won the 300 mile race in Am gest, 1016. will be referee. Aviation exhibitions will be between each race. Says Poilus Tried to Cause Trouble ROME 3, July 3.—(United Press.)— 4 The Kiume correspondent of the Me*« s.tgero reported today that drunkefe French soldiers paraded the streets of Flume last night crying "Long live Jugo-Slavia; death to Italy!" The Italian police prevented troi* ble, it was said. Gen. (iraxiolo pro# tested to the French command. Watch for Your Rhyme Each day several of the rhymes entered in the Want Ad Rhyme Contest are printed somewhere in the Classified pages. Watch for yours. See rules governing con test on page 12.