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GIRL'S FIRST PARTY ENDS 111 MURDER She Hides From Police but Finally Gives Up and Tells Her Story •AfCTA mv/. C*l„ Sept- I«—n to have lw»n an evening of lhturhtor and pleaaant direralon with ■••found companion*, a* Alma **w»a. German aervant gtrt, had elanrwd it her "Bret party" after •Wecal year* of cheerleaa toll. Inataad thera waa bioodahed and •■Tor. murder and aulcld«K In the fewtely cabin to which aha and her ®tol friend, with two men, had ra- Vkirad for their hour of rivalry. MOtAINH. TRRRIFIKH, IN RiniNU. A HKKk Bought for daya aa lha mretertene flfure Itv the tragic death of Tbeo -4m Schmidt and Oeorge Johnaon, Ulan Lew la remained In terrtfied con jplmtnt for over a week before *he courage to tall the police #fe*t had happened In the houaa wr» the two bod lea were found. (Ihe had tried to prevent the ahoot fell when the men began quarreling •war a glaaa of home brew beer, and feSd only fled when Jahnaan, «ho —ti«i iitentiy killed Schmidt and than Ao( hlmaelf. had threatened her. a* iw tatd the atory to oCflcara. "The moet terrible experience any can haw la to try to carry auch ft aaorat aa I carried for * week." ah* MML IMAOIVKD KTKRT OX* HUNTING AT HlCIt "When I went oat bits the atreet ■a flan Kntn.-ieoa. where I went after that night, I Imagined every one tew and waa pointing flngera at ■a, altho tba l»<lw had aot than inna j ■PB round. "1 aimplr wuMut stand It any iKger. and ao I told tba police. "Johneon ahot Schmidt, after they had coma to Mowi over tba beer. I mm htm raach for hla run and caned % Schmidt Than 1 ran out when Jptinaon threatened ta kIQ me, too A few eeconde later ha (hot hlmaelf - Lewie haa gone back to the Wt (rem which aba aoaght an JBafog*a Innocent relaxation. » "No mat* partiea for m«," ahe School Grind Begins; Kids Hard at Work »AVOw LhMe Bay lU»sr*g [ Bat two day* war* Seattle's young t MVila given to get acquainted at r —i 111 sign u* tor thalr now studio* aM fat used ta school after three Month*' vacation. Ttrarsriay aamr al th* studouw maO aottl*d down and starting tWr di months of solid studying. aaoapUng tho few vacation* they win tove Intennlttently In the year. Many club* and associations hav* •Irsady been formed at th* various Mfb sebooia. * In many of tbo high school* foot tall player* hav* turned oat to play Q football thla falL ; and painting haa been don* in i achaola. Several achoola have Si addltlona built on. furious Cop* Tilt Lid; Finds Grapo ClHlw to m kfl* tnnrh mull «U tn a milk can in treat ®f Sam Lunpitas Store lor* at 4«4* Kovrth a»«. 8, Thmraday night. Patrolman N. P Anderson And R. F. Baerman llflfd ttM Ud. Clmpitaa W In Jail frtday HM can contained grapo. it's Gonna Be a Long, Hard Winter Thl*so*, who made warm winter .dgtblng their loot, burglarized the I put* of H. W. Gallaway, Escetator apartments; W. H. Marks. 8t hotel, and George Dong. «0» Tester may. according to reports on fii* at pgdoe station Friday. Woman War Worker Out for Congress JX&C7W r*OOK& Hjrw TORK. Sept. I#.—Mia* Dor- Mhy Frooka. of Haugertlea. N. T., la making folka alt up and take notice her Independent campaign to win tbo republican nomination for repre sentative In congre** from the 27th cobs "saional district During th* war aha aorved aa ehtof y*oman in th* navy, and also waa a Liberty I/oon spaakar. She la a matnhsr ft Uie Amaiteas Lagtoa. THE GAMES WE USED TO PLAY 0. HENRY STORY HA Wm* : tha Texan. "Tour eon and I knocked around quite a little laat night. Tou'v* got good water, but Cactua City la better lit op " "We're got a few llghta on Broad way. don't you think. Mr. Plat IT* "And a good many ahadowa." aald Piatt "1 think I like y«<* horaea beat. I haven't aeen a crowbaJt alnor I've been In town." Zlabaum lad hla up gtatra to ahow the aamptaa of aulta. "Aak Mlaa Aaher to come.* ha aald to a elark. Mlaa Aaher came, and Piatt, of Navarro A Plait felt for tha flrat time tha wonderful bright light of romance and glory deecrpd upon [ him. He atood attU aa a gnqnlt* cliff above the canyon of the Colorado, with hla wide-open eyea fixed upon bar. (the noticed hla look and fluah ed a little, which waa contrary to her custom. Mlaa Aaher waa the crack model of Zisshaum A Son. Rhe waa of the blond type known aa "medium." and her measurement* even went the re quired H!MI atandard a little bet tar. Bh* bad been at Uaahaum'a two year*, and kn*w bar bualneaa Her eye waa bright, but cool, and had ah* choaen to match her gaze a gal net tha optic of the famed baalllak. that fabutoua moneter a gaze would have watered and softoned flrat Incl dentally, ah* knew buyer* "Now. Mr. Piatt." aald dxsfeatnn. T want yoa to *ee thee* prince** gowns In the light ahadea. They will ha the thing In your rllmat*. Thla flrat If you plaaaa. Mlaa Aaher." Swiftly In and out of the dreaalng room the prise model flew each time wearing a new ooatume and looking mora atunnlng with every change Sha powed with absolute aelf poaata #on before the stricken buyer, who atood. tongue tied and motlonleea. while Zlzzbaum ornted olUly of the atylaa. On the mode!* face waa her faint, ImperaonaJ professional am lie. that aeemed to cover anm*thing like wearineaa or contempt Ulini the display waa over. Piatt ae aiued to heal tat*. Zlzzbaum wa* a little anxious. thinking that Ma ro* tomer might he Inclined to try else where. Hut Piatt waa only looking over hi hla mind th* be*t building alte* In Cactua City, trying to select one on which to build a houe* for hi* wlfe-to-b*—who waa Ju*t then In the dreaalng room taking off an evening gown of lavender and tulle. •"Take your time. Mr. Piatt." aald >, Zlzzbaum "Think It over tonight Tou won't find anybody ml** meet our price* tm goods like fllese. I'm afraid you're having a dull tlroe In New Tork. Mr. I'latt A young man like you- -of courae, you mlaa the aociety of the ladies. Wouldn't you tike a nice evening* Mlaa Aaher. now. la a very nice votmg lady; ahe will make It agreeable for you." "Why. ahe doeen't know me," aald PUttt, wonderlngly. "Hh* doean't I know anything about m*. Would I «he go? I'm not acquainted with j her." "Would ahe go*" repeated Zlzz ; bftum, with uplifted eyebrow*. "Sure, ahe would go 1 will Introduce you. Sure, she would go." He called Mlaa Aaher loudly. Rhe came, culm and alightly con temptuous, In her white ahlrt walat and plain black aktrt "Mr. Piatt would like th* pleasure of your company to dinner thl* even Ing," aald Zlzzbaum. walking nwav. "Sure." aaid Mia* Aaher, looking at the celling. "I'd he much planned Nlneeleven Weat Twentieth atreet. What time?" "Ray aeven o'clock." "All right, but pinnae dont come ahead of time. I room with a achool teachar, and ah" doean't allow any gentlemen to call In the room. There ! lan't ajiy parlor, ao you'll hav* to ! wait In the hall. I'll be ready." At half paat aeven Piatt and Mlaa Aglier aat at a table In a Broadway restaurant Rhe wa* dreaaed In a plain, filmy blatk. Piatt didn't know that it waa all a part of her day'* ■ work. With the unnhtrttalve aid of a good waiter he managed to order a re ape<tabla dinner, mlnua the Usual Broadway preliminaries. M!** Aaher flaahed upon him a dazzling amila. "Mayn't I have something to drink?" she aaked. "Why. certainly," aald Piatt. "Any thins you wV "A dry Martial," ahe Mid to die WIN. Whan it m bfwngfct and w< b* for* h*r. Plait r*acli*d awrn and look It aw*y. "What la thla?" ho aAo4 "A cocktail. of co ura* ." "I thought it *u oofno kind of too jrou onlnM. Thla la llfliiw. Ton «a'l drink thla. What la your tlrot nam*?" "To mr tDthnato frienda." aald Ml** Aaher. freeaJngly, "It to "Helen."" "IJ»«en. nelen." aald Piatt, tmnfcig T»er the tab)* "Fur many year* ev*ry tlmo th* aprtfig flowers hioo wßwd out on tho prairie*. I cot to thinking of *nm*fcotty that I'd n*vw ■mii or heard of. I know It waa you th# ml nut* I aaw you yenterday. I'm going back homo tomorrow, and yog'r* going with ma. I know It. for 1 aaw It In your oyao when you flrat looked at me. Tou nudn'l kirk, for yoo'v* got to fall Into Una Hara'a a Uttlo trick I picked out for you on my way o»»r," Ha flicked a two-rarat diamond aolltxlr* ring ai ruoa tbo table. Mlaa Aaher flipped It bark to him with bar fork. v "Don't got fraaK" aha aald. aa raraly. "I'm worth a huiwtied thousand dollars." aald Piatt -111 build yoo tha fmaat houaa la Waot Tezaa." "Tou 'can't buy ma. Mr Buyer." aald Mlaa Aaher. "If you had a hun deed million. 1 didn't think I'd hav* to call yoa down. Tou didn't look Uka th* others to ma at flrat, but I f— you'r* all allk*." "AU who*" asked Piatt. "Afl you buyers. Tou think be caus* wo glrla hav* to go out ta din ner with you or loa* our Job* that you*ra privileged to aay what you pleaae. Wall, forgot It I thought you wara different from th* othara. i but I aa* I waa mistaken." Piatt struck hla flngrra on th* tab!* with a geetur* of sudden. IV lumlnatlng aatlafartlon. "Tv* got Itr ha nclalmad, a I moat hilarioualy "th* Nicholson place. ov*r on tha north aid*. There's a big grove of lira oaka and a natural isk*. Tha old houaa oan be pulled down and tha now ona aat further hack " "rut out your pip*." aald Mlaa Aaher. "I'm entry to araka you up. but yoa fallow* might aa woll gat wlaa. one* for all. to wh*r* you iUnd. I'm auppoaad to go to dinner with you and h*lp Jolly you along ao you'll Irada with old Zizzy. but don't expect to find ma in any of th* aulta you buy." "Do ymi mean to tan me," aald Piatt, "that yo«f go out thla way with <-uatom«ra, and they all—they . all talk to you like. 1 hay*?" "They all make plava." aald Mlaa Aahi-r. "But I muat aay that you've got 'cm beat In ona r«or>". t. They generally talk diamonds, * hil* you'v* actually dug one up." "How long have you been working, H*len?" "Clot my nam* pat. har*n't you'' I'r* been aupporting myaelf for eight year* I«u a carll girl and a wrap per and then a ahop girl until I waa grown, and then I got to be a ault modal. Mr. Texa* Man. don't you think a little win* would make thla dinner a little lea* dry?" "Tou'ro not going to drink wine any more, dour. It* awful to think how -I'll coma to the atore lomor row and get you. I want you to | pick out an automobile before we lea ve. That'* all wo need to buy I her*." "Oh cot that out. If you knew how aick I am of hearing auch talk." After the dinner they walked down Hroadway and came up Diana'a little wooded park. The .tree* caught I'latt'* eye at once, and he muat turn along under the winding walk ho neath th<-m. The light* ahona upon two bright leara In the model * eyea. "I don't like that," wild I'latt "What * the matter?" "Don't you mind." aald Mlaa A*her. "Well, It'a because—well, I didn't think you were that kind when I flrat aaw you. But you are all alike. And now will you take me home, or will I cull a cop?" I'latt took her to tha door of her boarding houaa. They atood for a mlnut* In the veatlbule. She looked at him with auch acorn In her eyea that even hla heart of oak began to wavsc. Hla arm waa bait vajr THINK SEATTLE MAN IS SUICIDE sm« ftpl Writes Death Note to Aber deen Paper potlro ar« endeavoring FYI day to Irtn the g*»«nnm in tie If poealbto of J. C. Baer. of Cos mopolis,. who. anrantlßg to a letter pk»(vkl Thumli; by u AlxrtHn. Wuh, nf*ip«p<T. planned 10 com mit suli i.»e by jumping from a eoaat arte* eteamor. The letter to tho newwpaper *e*e irrttln on a'atlopery of tho ll«W Italnler. I*l Main H, fcmttle. Tbo letter dwimd tho writer had mora trouble than he rooW endura. "I plan to null* the ehella of Q»e ocean my <i»alh bod." ho wwt* A It Mil «>■ Incjoded la tho enrelete for edHortal cbW|« Inqulrlea at tho Rainier hotrl •hownt (hat Btw had not r«<titmd Several letter*. howerer. a*di eow»l to But, w»r» i*rtl»«l at tho hotel »». rai ago. and were returned to the pootofflco. U.S. WARSHIP RUNS AGROUND Pittsburg Ashore on Russian Coast WASHINGTON, *•!*. t« The navy department today * more detailed report on Um cruiser PltUburg. which h*« jone aground three ml lee ««t of IJbau, on the llUßltn coast. Moon after recatvtng the report, na val ofPrlaJa dlreMed the l\ H. H rreinlrk to transfer lie paaaenger* at Antwerp and go to the aaalatance of the rittaburg. Admiral Hura. commanding the rittaburg. wma recently aent to Dan «lg to protect Americans there, but later «■« ordered to return to Keval Weather Holds Up N. Y.-Nome Aviators PA WWW. Kept. 10 —rnfavoAble weather forced three of the New Tork Nome planea to returne here yesterday afternoon. The fnlted State* army "*hlp«" encountered the poor Tying weather on Naglna sum mlt. .One plane continued ite flight. It had not been heard of late laat night, but It thought to have pro ceeded to Wrangel) or to the lending field at (lienor*. which la ten miles from wire eommunoation. around her waist, wh»n she struck him a stinging blow on Uie face with her open band. As he stepped back a ring fell from somewhere and bounded on the tiled floor. I'latt (roped for it and found It. "Now, take your useless diamond and go, Mr. Fuyer," she sold. "This was the other one —the wed ding ring." aald the Texan, holding the smooth gold band on the palm of his hand. Miss Ashrr's eve* blazed upon him In the half durknesa "Was that what you meant? —did you"— Homebody opened the door from Inside the house. "Oood-nlght," said Plstt. Til see you at the store tomorrow." Miss Astier ran up to her room and shook the school teacher until she sst up In bed ready to scream "Fire!" "Where Is It?" she cried. "That's what T want to know." sajrl the model, "You've studied geogra phy. Hmna, and you ought to know. Where la a town called Cac One—- Carac—Caracas City, 1 think they called It?" "How dare yon wake me tip for that?" eald the school teacher. "Car acas Is In Venezuela, of course." "What's It like?" "Why, It's principally earthquakes and negroes and monkeys and ma lartal fev»r and volcanoes," "I don't care," said Miss Aaher, blithely; "I'm going there tomorrow." Paper money, called "flying mon ey." was fljrst used by liie Chinese, 2187 a C, w ' TITE SEATTLE STAR NAVY 6UESSING ON NEXT BOSS Weeks Expected to Be Sec retary if Harding Wins WASHINOTON. Begt. ■en doga In the navy department al ready are putting In a lot of time figuring their chance* fnr promotion or demotion aa a mult of tiia No vember election. If Harding wlna. no Irs* than a acore of rear admiral* now heading the various bourda and bureau* will doubtless get their "aallng ordera." But chief speculation center* On who will head the departmeut after Mai i ll 4. n> it To date, guesses are about eren that In event of a republican victory th# n«-*t aecretary of navy *lll be former I'. H Senator John W. Week* of Miisaachuaetta. Week* I* a close personal and political friend of Harding. He I* closely Identified with the *enntorlal group thiit put Hording "airoe*" for the nomination. He 1* a graduate of the Annapoll* Naval nendemy, cluss of 'SI, and nltho he retired from the service after having nerved twq year* aa midshipman, following hi* graduation, he la actually a "navy man." I Next to weeks, mi probable chief of the department in event of a O. O, P. victory, navy gossips put Gov ernor Rol>ert 1,. Kwkmiiii of Rhode Inland. Just why, no one seems to know. On the democratic side there I* mneh speculation whether or not. If Co* is elerted, he will retain Secre tary lianlels. Many lielleve he will. Tim navy's war record for effl clency l« irtlll, In the public mind, one of Ihe bright in the his tory of that conflict. Admiral Rims' criticisms In the main have been dls counted on being inspired either by political Or personal pique. As the man who has lifted navnl contrai-ts out of the realm of graft, who has freed them from the abso lute rontrol of the armor and powder Interests, who sponsored and has put thru a program of naval construe tlon that will give the United Ftates by 1#23 s navy "second to none," It Is believed In the department that he Is one member of the cabinet who should hold un-i should Co* w in. ■ I S# t < S3 . Make your clothes money go farther this fall ♦ YOU'LL find that we are trying to help our customers keep down the cost of clothes by two means ' Ist—The best quality in clothes—Hart Schaff ner & Marx goods. # 2nd—The lowest possible prices for Such qual ity. WeVe marked our prices for fall as "close to the bone" as we can possibly go. We're going to do our part in that respect. We expect that we'll break about even on some of these goods; i % The main thing is that you'll get the kind of quality that gives long service; that will make > your clothes money go farther than ever before • « * _____________ HART SCHAFFNER & MARX CLOTHES SHOP Corner Second and Seneca Street / I FRET NOT, HE SAYS; ROBBED! Vicarage Entered While the Pastor Raps Worry LONDON, Sept. 10.—After preach ing at the evening service on Sun >lay from the text, "Fret not thyself because of evildoer*." and advising the congregation not to b* anxious or worried, tha Rev. Hagset Kerry, vicar of Chriat church. Becklngham, Kent found the vicarage had beon entered and robbed' The piLßtor hail drawn about l"">0 a few daya before from the bank. Tlila, together with hla wife'* jewel* and money a servant wanted him to take care of for her, win stolen. Diamonds And Lots * • If someone should dis cover. tomorrow, vast mines of diamonds— enough to shatter the value now attached to those stones- -would you be one to wish you had Invested In good old de pendable real estate? Home sites, such as we offer, are safe from the erratic value of diamonds —they are dependable. We can show you Just what you want—lota at very reasonable terms. GOODWIN Real Estate Co. INC. E. S. GOODWIN, President V. J. GREEN, Sales *Mana«ar IIS Jjearr Rldg., Hasttts Mala 4357 PRODUCE MAN ' FACES MURDER Information Charges Him With Shooting Prosecutor Fred C, Brown ha* filed ■ Information charging murder againet J. E. Hill, produce merchant, accused of killing Christ Grecori, proprietor of a aoft drink establishment. The ■hooting occurred August 11. Hill, who has been held In the coun ty jail since the ahooting, will M ar raigned Friday. The ( nlted Mate* trained 15.000 air pilot* during th« war. l£j WHAT IS ssqus qu ? "||f I ' la It merely a five dollar bill to bei Gul I ' apent at the whim of the moment' til I or are you one of those who real J K3H ■ | lae that it ta the 5% Dividend on al Hi ■ of Dollar** M I Learn the Real || |j Value of Money 9 |l I ' along with our seven thousand 11 ■ j Members whose Savings fori KjfH Hi I the past nineteen years hartj HB ■n ,never earned less than fll : IB EOf PER /ANNUM Bi - !|P2I V /©DIVIDENDS l£9S ft | Resources Now Over Four Million Dollars | n M •, Saturday* 9 I and 6 P | PiigeU Sound Savings) I M & Loan Association, L Where Plk* Street Crowes j PAGE 11 ' 1 PICKPOCKETS ARE BUMB br Miss M. H. Rieben 19.15 First are. S. E.. for stealing a dlamoaS ring. valued at $4OO, from her pocteat on a downtown street car Thursday night. The K&van&gh Hat $3.50 two mm flnt u< HadlMi Klrat ml (alea A Watch Repaired by 1 Jones Is Always Rigfcjt Telephone Elliott tWI im FOURTH AVEOT4 ■ »—d