AIRPLANES MAY DO
War Department to Send 11
Planes to Participate in Re
turned Soldiers Celebration
GERMAN FOKKERS COMING
To Furnish One Day's Exhibit in
Interest « of Liberty Loan
Campaign Also; Committee
to Take Matter Up.
Provided the celebrations committee
Of the Boise Commercial club can ar
range to stage Its demonstration In
honor of returned service men from
the army, navy and marine corps the
latter part of April, the war depart
ment has consented to send 11 air
planes to Boise to participate In the
festivities and give demonstrations of
the art of battle flying over the city
and heads of the thousands who will
gather to welcome the returning sol
A telegram to that effect was receiv
ed by Secretary Hyatt of the club in
response to one sent by him to Con
gressman Addison T. Smith at Wash
ington, asking the loan of a few air
planes to help welcome the boys of the
Second Idaho, now the 116th engi
It reads as follows:
"Making further acknowledg
ment of your wire requesting that
airplanes be sent to Boise for de
monstrations in connection with
celebration in honor of returning
soldiers, war department planning
to furnish for one day's exhibit 11
airplanes, consisting of two Fok
kers, four American scouts and five
Curtiss planes latter part of April
In interest of liberty loan cam
paign. Hope demonstrations In
honor of soldiers may be arranged
at that time in order to avoid ex
pense of sending planes at any
The Fokkerg mentioned In the tele
gram are captured German planes, and
would prove of much interest to every
body who has been following the war
aqd reading of the wonderful work
done in the air by all fliers. The Amer
ican scouts are De Haviland fours with
liberty engines, and the Curtiss ma
chines the regular army stock equip
ment, for bombing and observation
The celebrations committee will take
the matter up and probably make planB
for the celebration to be held as sug
gested in order that the planes may be
seen in this city.
Prohibition and Suffrage Legis
lation in New Congress Will
Have Smooth Sailing.
Washington, March 11.—The prohi
bition and woman suffrag« legislation
will be in the hands of its friends In
the next house of representatives. This
was insured today by the flat an
nouncement from Repifblican Leader
Mann that no antl-suffragists would be
made chairman of the house woman
Representative Volstead of Minneso
ta. a known "dry," has already been
chosen chairman of the house judiciary
committee which .will handle the legis
lation to enforce constitutional prohi
The chairman of the suffrage com
mittee will not be chosen until late tef
day or tomorrow, but since Mann's
wishes as to committee choices have
prevailed so far there Is little doubt
that he will be able to select a suf
fragist as chairman.
WILLIAM J. BRYAN BETTER.
Washington, March XI.—The condi
tion of William Jennings Bryan was
much Improved today and his phy
sician expects him to be able to re
sume his work, in a few days. He has
Tuasday and Wednesday
MARCH 11 AND 12
8pacial Matinee Wedneeday
Net a moving pictura. The earn*
No. 1 company and production com
ing from Chicago, 8t. Louis, Kansas
City, Denver, Salt Lake, stopping on
routs to Portland and San Fran
.„.50c, 75c. «1.50, 51.50
,25c, Mo, 75c, *1.00
I N selecting a phonograph, don't depend upon
unsupported claims, seek actual evidence.
There are many devices for sound reproduction
offered and strong claims are made for all of them.
But there is but one instrument, the makers of
which have ever submitted proof of the asser
tions made about it That instrument is
"The Phonograph with a Soul "
Just what is claimed for this instrument? Merely this:
that a Re-Creation of an artist's voice or instrument
upon the New Edison is so flawlessly perfect that no hu
man ear can distinguish between the interpretation of the
living, breathing artist and that of the New Edison. Nor
is this a mere assertion. More than 2000 public tons
tests in which the artists sang or played in direct com
parison with the instrument have been held. More than
2,000,000 people have attended them. And out of this
vast assemblage not one person has been able to say
when it was the living artist he heard and when the
New Edison. No other instrument has ever been sub
jected to the searching tone test. No other instrument
could sustain such a test.
Moke it, a point to drop in tomorrow and hear a
demonstration of the New Edison.
SAMPSON MUSIC CO.
EXCLUSIVE BOISE EDISON DEALERS
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Here, There, Everywhere;
Put Up in Tabloid Form
Hammond, Ind.—John Eckstein was
a utility dop. Yesterday somebody
robbed him right on main street. To
day he is a private citizen.
Chicago.—Pedestrianism cost George
Enslow 15 days In Jail. He walked
into a policeman's home, quite late not
knowing there was a burglar alarm.
Detroit.—Mildred West and Helen
(ngersoll thought it would be a good
Joke to steal hats and fool the store
detective. They did, but she wasn't.
Springfield, 111.—Shaking the shimmy
Is no longer the leading indoor sport
here. Board of education officials, de
ciding even education has Its limits,
appointed a censor.
Kansas City, Mo.—Asa Maxwell con
sidered 6 cents entitled him to at least
two straps, lohn Yarton objected.
Policemen untangled the knot and
Los Angeles.—Kumatro Sakamoto
was weary of living but feared he
would cry for help if he tried suicide.
First he cut out his tongue and am
putated his nose and then cut his
throat. He died quietly.
San Francisco.—Right In line with
the dry wave. Fred Bierwagen is
changing his name to Bergen. His
sweetheart refuses to go through life
harnessed to such a vehicle as his
Oakland, Cal.—Must be a one-legged
burglar here. A shoe store was en
tered and 12 odd shoes taken.
Los Angeles.—"Pardon me, Madam,
will you hand me your purse," said
the footpad to Mrs. J. Wlzet.
"No thank you, sir," she replied dis
appearing Into her home.
INSISTS LEAGUE MUST
NOT INTERFERE WITH
New York, March 11.—Germany
should be barred, from the league of
nations and the covenant should not
interfere with the infliction of justly
severe penalties upon that country,
Theodore E. Burton, former United
States senator from Ohio, and presi
dent of the League of Nations union,
declared in an address before the Ca
nadian club here.
BISHOP GORMAN LIKES
(Capital News Special Service.)
Pocatello, Idaho. March 11.—In an
Interview today, Rev. D. M. Gorman,
Bishop of Boise, announced the dis
tinctlve honor which comes to Poca
tello in the selection of St. Joseph's
church, this city, as his pro-cathedral.
Through the selection of St. Joseph's
as his pro-cathedral, Blehop Gorman
is made pastor of this congregation.
Since coming to Idaho last May, Bish
op Gorman has visited Pocatello many
times,, and he has given complete evi
dence of his deep interest in both civic
and religious affaira His action to
day is another proof of his solicitude
for the spiritual and temporal welfare
of the people.
CHIROPODY AND ELECTROLYS
l£. Room lit. Overland. Dn D. E. Arm
strong. A$v. if.
Mountain Home, March 11.—A. M.
Harris and Jop Spencer of Bruneau
stopped over In Mountain Home on
their way to Boise.
Mrs. Eva Gress of Grandview Is
spending a few days In Mountain
Homo, a guest at Hotel Mellen.
Mr. and Mrs. John Cowan returned
to Mountain Home from Boise Friday,
where they have been spending a few
days on business.
Lorenzo 'Pedracino of Silver City
stopped over Friday in Mountain Home
on his way to Bruneau. Mr. Pedracino
is a stockholder In the Valley Mercan
tile company at Bruneau.
W. E. Wilson received a telegram
Saturday from his son Lloyd announc
ing his safe arrival In tho United
States. Lloyd was on his way to Fort
Russell to be demobilized.
H. D. Becker of Bruneau transacted
business in town Friday and Saturday.
The Burke garage changed hands
this week, having been purchased by
John Cowan of Tindall, Idaho, who
took possession Saturday morning.
J. A. Weed of Pocatello was a busi
ness visitor In town the last of the
T. W. Davis, a contractor, was In
the city Saturday from Chattln Flats.
, R. Latimer of Minidoka visited
relatives in Mountain Home and Boise
E. L. Cohalan of Bruneau wae a
business visitor In the city Saturday.
Charles Pascoe, editor of the Owy
hee Nugget, is spending ,a few days
In Mountain Home.
Charles Stout of Glenns Ferry was
a business visitor in town Friday.
J. A. Howard was in Mountain Home
Saturday from his ranch at Cold
W. A. Lloyd of Seattle was a Moun
tain Home business visitor a few days
Henry Kraut, the Hammett mer
chant, spent a few days In the city
Mrs. Dot Taylor of Portland, who
has been visiting her father. Norm
Davison, for the past week, Is spending
a few days In Boise visiting friends.
James J. Jones of Welser was trans
acting business In Mountain Home
several days this week.
Mrs. J. D. Whitson entertained the
Ladies' Sewing club Saturday after
J. H. Taylor of Salt Lake was a busi
ness visitor In the city a few days.
Fred Waller Is reported quite 111 at
ASSIGNED TO EARLY CONVOY
Washington, March 11.—Assignments
to early convoy were announced by
the war department today as follows:
Base hospitals numbers 8, 21, 41, 58,
and 115; tenth anti-aircraft; companies
801, 802, 113 and 114 of the transpor
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TRATIONS. FOR SUITABLE AND EXCLUS
Idaho Bldg.— Phone 492—Boise
Seo. Lane Announces More
Than Million Acres Addi
tional Open to Homestead
ing;' Brings Total Up to
Washington, March 11.—More than
1,000,000 acres more of land valuable
for grazing and raising of stock has
been added during February to land
now ready for use of returning soldiers
under the enlarged homestead and
stock raising homestead acts, Secretary
of the Interior Lane announced today.
Entries may be made for these lands
In tracts of 640 acres or less, it was
stated. The new lands are divided by
states as follows: Colorado, 87,540
acres; Idaho, 46,215 acres; Montana,
390,791 acres; Oregon, 92,686 acres:
Wyoming, 625,662 acres. These addi
tions bring the total area designated for
grazing and stock raising up to 14,
One-half million acres of land goo '
for non-lrrlgable purposes were also
classified during February, Lane statod.
These lands lie in Colorado and North
Dakota and may be obtained in tracts
of 320 acres, or less.
(Continued From Page One.)
pre-war prices, building hardware has
increased 180 per cent. Efforts will be
made to bring all down to a fair level.
FOOD UP 105 PER CENT
The steel outlook would be brighter
If congress had voted the 1750,000,000
fund to the railroads, Chairman Peek
said today. Thirty-five per cent of all
steel production is normally taken over
by the railroads. He believes, however,
money can be obtained to make a large
portion of these purchases, through the
plans of Director General Hines.
Complete cooperation between the
board and the railroad administration
has been promised and this may mean
that some of the high freight rates
will be lowered, particularly in build
ing and road materials, as requested
by the recent conference of governors
Tables of the board show that food
has gone up 105 per cent over the pre
war figure, with milk and eggs show
ing the highest Increase. Building ma
terials averaged a 100 per cent Increase.
OF SERVICE MEN'S CLASH;
SEEK CAUSE OF TROUBLE
Amsrican Army Officials Protest Y.
M. C. A.'S Appeal to English Po
lies Instead Yank M. P.a
London, March 11.—Investiga
tion of Sunday's riot in the Strand
In which American soldiers and
sailors and Canadian and Austral
ian soldiers clashed with the Xx>n
don civil police, was continued to
day. It was expected to clear up
such disputed points as to whether
an American military policeman
attempted to draw a revolver and
whether the English policemen
were unduly rough,
American army officials admit
the police were legally Justified in
stopping gambling but suggested
the trouble would have been avoid
ed if the Y. M. C. A. authorities
had asked American military po
licemen instead of the London po
lice to stop the crap game over
which the disturbance originated.
"Unless and until the men In
volved are condemned by a court
of Inquiry the public should with
hold condemnat'on," the News
"The affair Is distinctly less
serious than at first appeared."
DUTCH RIVER VESSELS
SEIZED BY* BELGIANS
The Hague. March 11.—The Nfewe
Courant stated that Belgian authori
ties In Brussels and Antwerp have
seized Dutch river vessels.
Belgium has laid claim to equal
rights with Holland in traffic on the
Scheldt river, which flows through
Belgium but empties Into the sea in
Dutch territory. The dispatch Indi
cates the dispute has resulted In the
Belgian authorities taking matters Into
their own hands.
WAR DEPARTMENT MAY
NOT BRING BODIES HOME
Washington, March 11.—Growing de
sire In this country for creating fields
of honor In France and physical diffi
culty of bringing back the soldier dead
"My Little Pet* Love Cascarets"
TO MOTHERS I If you will learn to give
this harmless candy cathartic to your children, in
stead of castor oil, calomel end pills, you will save
money end avoid lots of worry and trouble. Truly I
\ Ct <
When one of the kiddies has a white tongue*, a tainted breath, sour
stomach or a cold; when bilious, constipated, feverish, remember, a Cascaret
to quickly "work" away the nasty bile, sour fermentations and poisons
should always be the first treatment given. v
Children really like to take candy Cascarets and they never gripe the
tender bowels, never injure, and never disappoint the worried mocher.
Give Cascarets to children one year old and upwards. Each 10 cent box
contains full directions for children and adults.
(Continued From Page One.)
of a report probably will require sev
Major Humes today put into the rec
ord of the investigating committee a
large number of documents bearing on
Bolshevik activities In the United
States. One of them was an anarchist
poster which appeased all over New
England and which said:
The senile fossils ruling the United
States see red. Smelling their destruc
tion they have decided to check the
storm by passing the deportation law
affecting all foreign radicals. We, the
American anarchists, do not protest, for
it Is futile to waste any energy on
feeble minded creatures led by His
Majesty, Phonograph Wilson.
Deportation will not stop the storm
from reaching tho sea shores. Deport
us. We will dynamite you.
"Signed by the American anarchists.'
FROM RUSS ORGAN
From the "Voice of the Laborer,'
published in Russian in Chicago, by
the general executive board of the L
W. W., it appears that Russians In the
United States and Canada held meet
Ings to decide whether to proclaim a
soviet government here. They decided
against It, the newspaper said, because
they are against all forms of govern
Another exhibit was a circular ad
dressed to the Hungarian workers In
the United States, urging them to help
our fighting brethren In other lands.
The documents Included scores of
newspapers, magazines, pamphlets and
circulars, the general tone of all of
which was an appeal to the workers of
America to revolt against the capital
have caused the war deportment to
suspend Its original intention to briifg
back all bodies. It was learned today.
The war department .however, Is
prepared to begin transfer of the
bodies as soon as the work of bringing
back living soldiers Is finished, If par
ents desire IL
CUBAN SUGAR STRIKE
IS RAPIDLY SPREADING
Washington, March 11.—Strikers at
Havana, Cuba, have rejected the award
of the Cuban president, given on their
request to hâve him adjust their dif
The strikers have broken off all fur
ther conferences and the strike is
spreading. Sugar production is being
curtailed and United States Interests
are affected by this, the advices state.
Railways are at a stnndslll.
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BY VALENTINE MOT* FIERCE, U. D.
Influenza is propuced by a
bacillus or germ coming: chiefly
from discharges from the nose,
throat and lungs of the person
who coughs, sneezes, or spits.
The person attacked feels chilly,
develops a high temperature —
usually accompanied by headache
and "ache all over" as it is
usually described. If you have
the above symptoms get into bed
as quickly as possible, after a hot
mustard foot-bath. Take a good
laxative, such as castor oil or one
made up of May-apple, leaves of
aloe, root of jalap, and sold in every drug store as Doctor Pierce's
Pleasant Pellets. Then surround yourself with hot water bottles. It
is a fact mentioned by physicians of the largest experience that the
effort on the part of nature to throw off the poisons results sometimes
in inflammation of the kidneys. It is therefore very important to
assist nature in eliminating the toxins (poisons) from the body thru the
bowels, skin and kidneys. Drink a great deal of water, and hot-water,
before meals. A new kidney remedy called "Anuric" (anti-uric-add)
can be obtained of. the druggist. This "Anuric" flushes the bladder
and kidneys and throws off the toxins (poisons), and should be taken
with hot water or hot lemonade. Clear the nose with some good
antiseptic spray or Dr. Sage's Catarrh Remedy. It is, of course,
unnecessary for me to emphasize this, keep strong and healthy,
fear neither germ nor German, and observe the three C *81 A
Clean skin, Clean bowels, Clean nose and mouth and you have half
won the battle» ,
Benllll of Influenza Magnified Over
Numerous Proposals Argued
Secretly at London Conclave ;
Ten Countries, Including
London, March 11,—Recommenda
tions for amendment of the world con
stitution were considered today by the
convention of various league of nation!
societies, representing ten countriea
In the morning eesslon numaroue
proposals by British, French, Italian
and American delegates were taken up
secretly. The most Important of those
were connected with the guarantees
demanded by the French and the mat
ter of armaments. The Americans are
Interested in both propositions, espe
cially the latter, which Includes fixing
the size of International forces. It
was expected there would also he some
discussion of world-wide abolition of
The delegates Included Fridtjof Nan
sen, the Norwegian explorer and
statesman, who was especially Invited.
The American representative« were
Arthur Kuhn, Oscar Strauss, Hamilton
Holt and Mrs. Fanny F. Andrews. The
press was admitted to the afternoon
MESSAGES TO HOUSE;
TO ARRIVE THURSDAY
By CARL D. GROAT.
Aboard the U. S. 8. George
Washington, March 11.—President
Wilson, anxious to expedite the
peace work as much as possible
after his arrival In Paris, today
sent several messages to Colonel
House. They were understood to
be in response to queries regarding
details of ^the negotiations. The
president's cold has disappeared
and he and Mrs. Wilson spent
some time walking about the decks
and playing shuffleboard.
The George Washington Is due
to arrive in Brest between 3 and
10 p. m. Thursday, providing the
weather continues good.
The mayor of Brest has wire
lessed an Invitation, extending the
city's hospitality. The president
accepted but suggested that all
pomp and formality be omitted.
f «Uppllc» an Ctieotiil ••btfaoeTtoTheTrtuninr
nerves In the tetive toi« in which it normally oc 1
I con in tho living celle of »he body. I» ie piaree l
nerve watte, creates ptw strength, builds Arm |
health? flesh. Soli by druggists under a definite
1 guarantee of results or money back. Get the gen*
nine BÜRO* PHOSl»H ATE—the kind that phy- i
FOR THIN DELICATE
Casals Concert Can
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Main Street, and you can hear Pablo
Casals' wonderful recordings on the
Columbia talking machine. We have
hts entire program on the record* and
it will be a pleasure on odr part to
demonstrate these to you.
Our stock of machines has arrived
and we have most every style and fin
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