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' TODAY'S PRICES Mexican bank notes, state bills, 630c; pesos, old, 34c; new, 45c; Mexican gold, 50c; naoonales, 25c; bar silver, H. & H. quotation, $1.13rs; capper, 23 24c; grains, lower; livestock, steady; stocks, higher. WE AT HEP FORECAST. El Paso and west Texas, fair; New Mexico, partly cloudy with local showers in north and east, cooler east; Arizona, generally fair. 14 PAGES TODAY LATEST NEWS BY ASSOCIATED PRESS. EL PASO. TEXAS. TUESDAY EVENING, SEPTEMBER 2. 1919. SINGLE COPT. FIVE CENTS DELIVERED ANYWHEHK. 70c MONTH U. S. AVIAT EL HERALD MEXICANS SHOOT up! DOWN J A PETROGRA ATTACK ur ABO German Eeports Tell of British General's Proclamation to Populace That Assault Soon Will Be Made; British Destroyer Torpedoed in Baltic Sea With Probable Loss of Eight of War T5KHLIX, Germany. Sent. 2 la London.) Ctrmna re port from Riga declare that Gen. Gocgls, of the British nnny, has proclaimed to the- population of Petrograd that nn attack Is abont to be made upon that city. British Destroyer Sonic Iiondon, Eng., Sept. 2 The BrltUh. destroyer Victoria wan torpedoed and sank In the Da! He sea. August 30, the admiralty an. noanred today. Blcht of her complement are missing. The Vittoria was one of the "V (lass of destroyers constructed by trie British admiralty during the war I'T'Od. Presumably the Vittoria was one of the units of the British squadron -r era tin against the BHheVk in tip northern Baltic and gulf of Pin land. ; Reds, Surrounded by Lithuanians, Beg Peace '"opfnhagen, Denmark, Sept. 2. the L,truaria legation announces that the Bushel lki have been surrounded on the Uuama front. They are offering tr. make peace with the Lithuanians, hose advance continues. AMERICAN BRIGADE FORMED TO FIGHT FOR LITHUANIA ' j-- France. Sept. 2. An Amert - - -ade for service in the Llthu- 1 ,n arrry has been formed, the REGIONAL Mi FOR PRIVATE . R, OPERATION . Senate Committee's Plan for PermanenirSailway-Regu-lation Defines Policy of Concentrated 'Ownership Under U. S. Control; Strikes and Lockouts Barred; Supreme Body Over E; R. Affairs. WASHINGTON, D. C Sept ft rrl vate ownership and operation of railroads in a number of regional si stems under strict government con- irn,. with strikes and lockouts of railroad employes prohibited. Is the plan for permanent railroad regula tion submitted to the senate today by the interstate commerce subcommit tee A tentative bill embodying the sub committee's recommendations had been introduced by chairman Cum mins and referred to the full inter state commerce committee. Salient Provisions of BUI. Salient provisions of the Cummins bill include: Termination of government control and return of the railroads to private ownership on the- last day of the month of enactment. Establishing the Interstate com merce commission with greatly in creased powers, as the supreme body over rauroau atxairs. er rani vu ..&.jie. . Supervision and control of virtually I all railroad affairs, including rates. wa?es. operation and financing by the government. Creation of n new railway tranM portatlon board of five members appointed by the president to an pervfae railway development nnd operations, itubjeet to final action of the Interstate commerce com in las Ion. Creation of a new committee oi wages and working conditions, com posed equally of representative em ployes and employers, with wide au thority in settling labor questions, subject to decision of the transpor tation board and interstate com merce commission. Prohibiting strikes and lockouts of railroad employes under fine and im prisonment penalties. Defining a new policy for con centration In ownership and oper ation of rrfrlroads, with, federal More Blonds Than Branets In Spain Country Proves Very Progressive THE Weik-Bnd Herald this week will carry, among ether features, an in teresting article from Capt H. D. Slater, under date of Madrid, giving his impressions of, Spain and the Spanish people. As this is the second article for The Herald from Capt. 'Slater since he entered the army in August, 1917, it wiH no doubt he looked forward to and read with ranch interest. LOIS OF CHUCKLES HEBE. Potash and Perlmntter will have their nsnal "say" in the Week-End Herald and we can assure readers that it is fall of fan. They discuss the "Plumb plan" and the actors' strike in the nsnal Potash and Perlmntter manner. WHAT DO WOMEN WAST TO LOOK LIKE? Some of the pictures of the leading fashions answer this.' Watch for them, along with an editorial discussion, in The Week-End Herald. A story of the old forts that kept the Indians hack from the borders of civilization will interest yen. Lina Cavafieri, "the roost beautiful woman in the world," will discuss another phase of how to be beautiful. This is a series of articles that is interesting all women. COLOR COMICS; OTHER FEATURES. These are but a few of the Week-End Magazine features in The Her--aid. There are numerous ethers, and besides, there is the Uncle Wiggily page in four colors and four fnll pages of comics, two of them in fonr colors. And don't forget that The Herald's moving picture news is the best in the Southwest not boosts from managers for pictures now showing, bat real news of the pictures now in the making or coming soon. PLACE YOUH ORDER NOW FOR THE WEEK-END HERALD. D WARNED ON CITY IS Vessel's Complement. Condemned as Spy in Germany, Returns as U. 5. Captains Bride New Tork, Sept. 2. Condemned to 12 years solitary confinement as an alleged spy in Germany; Mrs. Katharine Peterson arrived here Monday on the transport Sierra as the bride of Capt. Edwin W. Peter son, of Boston. Mrs. Peterson served 19 months of her sentence and escaped when the revolution threw open the jails In Germany She said her cell was overran by rats and thai she was almost In sane when the flight of the kaiser brought her freedom. After her escape Mrs. Peterson reached Paris, where she met Capt. Peterson, to whom she had pre viously been engaged. Mrs. Peter son said -she was born in Berlin, came to this conn try everal year? ago and became an American citi zen On the outbreak of the war she returned to Germany, where her arrest and conviction followed Jn April, 1917. work beinjr a complete success. : cording to an announcement made by the military mission of the Lithu anian delegation to the peace con ference. Enough demobilized Ameri can officers to form the staff have applied for commissions and many discharged enlisted men hare entered the ranks, it is said. . ARE PROPOSED Incorporation Into not less than SO, nor more than 33 regional systems. No guarantee by the government of future railroad income, but limita tions made upon revenue to "fair" dividends based on value of proper ties fixed by the Interstate com merce commisslon. The bill provides that existing rail road payment contracts with the gov ernment shall be continued not longer than four months. Regional Plan Bill's Keynote. The keynote of the bill, chairman Cummins stated, is the olan for es tablishment of 2s to 35 regional rail systems. J The new metnoa zor settling taoor disputes Is in a proposed commit tee of wages and working condition?. uiatnr rnitimli .salt, adiilnir; "It creates a committee of wages and! working conditions, which is to composed of eight members, representing labor and four repre senting the railway companies. This Committee Is to judge all complaints aumuuiou wjf 1 KTV ' pioyes or carriers. submitted by representatives or em "The r-ommfttee and transportation board shall take Into consideration the scale of wages paid for similar kinds of work in other Industries: the relation between wages and the cost of living; the hazards of the employ ment, the training and skill required, the degree of responsibility and the character and regularity of the em ployment." Labor Men on Directorate. Another provision of the bill re quires that railroad corporations must have among" their directors "two rep resentatives -of their classified em ployes.' and also two directors repre- (Sentlxu? the government. through the new transportation board, an employes' advisory council, composed of representatives pf 'each organized craft of railroad em ploy to use one half of excess earmnss of C Con tinned on page 3. column 3.) PfDD CHARGED TO PALMER Attorney General Interme diary Between Wilson and Foe Agents, Says Senator. FRELINGHUYSEN ANSWERSATTACK Official Would Intimidate Those Who Criticise Him, Asserts Jersey Solon. I f ASHTNGTOK. D. O, Sept. i.A . IT charge that attorney general Palmer was an "Intermediary" be tween president 'Wilson and German agents anxious to condone the Lusl tanla Incident, and now is using his authority to "intimidate" those who criticise him, -was made in the senate today by senator Frellnghuysen, Re publican, of New Jersey. The senator was replying tothe at torney general's statement Issued last Saturday, charging that Mr. Frellng huysen was pleasing Germany b:r, his official attitude. Mr. Palmer's nomi nation as attorney general was con firmed last week after a fignt had been made on him by Mr. Frellng huysen. M3Iore Prussian Than Pruaaiana. -Mr Palmer." said the Nojv Jersey senator, "is pursuing the same meth ods as he has used before, shouting pro-Germanism at those who oppose his high- handed methods. Be will not hesitate to use all the great pow er of his office to Intimidate those who oppose him. He has learned from the German agents. He Is more Prussian than the Prussians." Police Prevent Grave Clash At Socialist Meet Debate Is Bitter; Union ofi Communist and Left Wings Is Sought. Chicago, Ills.. Sept, After meeting- which lasted until an early hour this morning, and which was marked by acrimonious debate, the communist wing of the national So cialist party adjourned until later, In the day. Ten -policemen were as signed to the meeting: whose pres ence, according to several of the members, prevented an outbreak more pronounced than words. The object of the meeting was to arrange a basis for a union of the communist and Left wtngL-SosialistB. It was expected by some delegates mat a union oi me two radical wings of the party would w effected todav. i me opening ui wv uumuiuinoi a TMondav gathering was enlivened by an order from tne police mat reo Hannerfl- and festoons adorning thf palled down and Am e Hem f!gs sub stituted. wPreacher, Interrupting Speaker on Shame of Shantung" Is Ejected Peoria. I1L. Sent. 2. Itev. E. T. Munns. prominent pastor and settle ment worker berej-was forcibly eject ed last ntght from a publlo meeting attorney, was speaking on "The Shame of Shantune;." by E. N. Wood ruff, mavor of Peoria: W. C. Ponteroy. editor of the Illinois, Labor Journal, and H. M. Powelt major Illinois re serve militia, when the minister in terrupted the sneaker -and took Issue wttn mm. "Enirland has furthered her propa ganda." said O'Donnell to 2000 people assembled In the city coliseum, "which has poisoned the minds of everv other nation excent herself. "She has not." quietly, but forcibly challenged the Rev. Mr. Munns. Cries of "put him out" were imme diatelv heard. GRIG. GEN. ANSON MILLS HAS 85TH BIRTHDAY ANNIVERSARY Washington. D. C Sept 2. Brig. Gen. Anson Mills, V. S. A., retired. celebrated his 8th birthday here to day. Gen. Mills, who is a mem ber of the Mexican boundary com miston, began his military career In Texas before the civil war and Is well known to many of the state. He laid out the lirst sur veyor's plans for El Paso, and for a long time was stationed at San An tonio. Gen. Mills invented! the woven cart ridge belt used by the United States army ana by the' armies or many other nations. He surveyed the boundary between New Mexico and the then Indian Territory. Headliners In Today's Theaters ALIIAMnitA- "Lone Star Hanger," Wm. Far- nnm. BIJOU "Miss George Washington," Mar guerite Clark. ELIiAXAT "Hamas Desire," Anita Stewart. CIUECIAX "The Shepherd of the Hills." CXIQUB "Better Times." WIGWAM "Society Exile." Elsie Ferguson lJZliwm SLOGAN QccupationAtongTheRhine Two "Weeks Given Foe to Suppress Article in Constitu tion Providing for Prohibited Interference in Aus trian Affairs; Revised Austrian Treaty Presented; Allies Charge Austria Precipitated War. pAKIS, Prance. Sept 2. (By th L Associated Press). The supreme council of the peace conference de cided today to send a note In forceful terms to the German government pointing out the contradiction with the Versailles treaty of the provision in the new German constitution pro viding for the representation of Ger many In the Austrian relehsrat The conaeil demands the sup. predion of the article irllhln a fortnight, declaring that other. vrlae the allies trill be compelled ta undertake a further oeeupn. lion of the left bank of the Rhine. The article objected to Is article 61 of the German constitution, as in conflict with article So of the Ger man peace treaty, forbidding German interference in Austrian affairs. (By article 80 Germany agrees to acknowledge and respect Austria's independence within frontiers to be fixed in a treaty between that state and the allies: she agrees that this InJeuendence shall be Inalienable. except with the consent o the league oi nations council). y t Ttevied Term, ilanded Austria. The revised text of the oeace terms framed for Austria's acceptance by tne peace conference was haadefl to the Austrian plenipotentiary at St German this afternoon. The treaty was presented to the Austrian delegates by Paul Dutasta general secretary of the peace con ference. He also handed them the allied reply to the Austrian counter proposals and a coverinc letter reiterating1 that Austria had precipi tated the war by an ultimatum un acceptable to Servia. N'o official summary in which ter ritorial changes in the peace treaty has been given, hut reports from con ference circles fror.i time to time have Indicated that several alterations in the original provisions were to be made, it has been declared unoffi cially, however, that the treaty did not provide for a settlement of the Flume controvert at present A. to the political future of S&lm AnntrlK, however. It 1. known My. For one ttaleic. the aeclalon whether AnKtrln .hal b- allowed to Join Germany would be left with the leacne Of .uch pennlMlon beloc eivrn however, there woald nppenr to be little chance, n. France 1. known to be oppto.ed to sura a union, as are Swltser. la-il and many other countries. There seems to be a general feelfus of dissatisfaction in peace confer ence circles with tb- treaty, but the council had agreed Saturday on vir tually all sections ' Vienna Seems Doomed. Under the terms of tne treaty. Vienna, with Its 2.000.M0 Inhabitants, seemed doomed to lapse into compar ative 'commercial insignificance, as the; is a population of only 4.600, Me within the country outside the city to support the capital, while with Jugo-Slovla. Cx echo-Slovakia and Hungary existing as separate powers, Vienna can hardly hope to recover the husiae&s formerly drawn from their territories. If the internationaltxa tion of Flume were provided for. as Is exoected by many quarters, it is pointed out Austria's shrunken com mercial interests wouia tnereoy De protected to some extent but it is Wharves And Warehouses In North Europe Overflowing With Foods, Asserts Hoover j Food May Spoil as People Speculation in u. S. and Elsewnere Declared uniei Cause of High Prices; IT. S. Credits Needed to Save Europe and Provide Market for Our Supplies. PARIS, France. Sept. 2. A distress ing: era of serulatitfn in food- staffs in the United States and through on t the world's .primary food markets is largely responsible for high food costs. In the opinion of Her bert Hoover, chairman of the Inter allied relief organization, who. on the eve of his departure for the Unit ed States granted the Associated Press an interview Monday. tYfcnrre and warrhnaae In Northern European porta are OTcrfloTrinic with foodatuffs, aent by mercbavta all orer the world. Hoover nn!d. Tbeae merchant a, he declared, had "gambled on anlea In Toland. Cxeeh -Slovakia, the TJaltlc atatea and Germany at high piicea but tbeae atafe have only a depreciated local currency nnd many eonimodlttea are In danctr of apotHnsr. aa be eentral Euro pean market for foodatnffa la lim ited to the ability of the people a to bny on credit. "This year's specula t Ions," Hoover said, "are due. in my opinion, chleflv to the- belief of food merchants and manufacturers that when the blockade was removed there would be an enor mous demand for foodstuffs and other commodities Id central and east ern Europe. This speculation was not due to anv important shortage, at present, of actual supply. This spec ulative fever, which was not confined to foods, was KTeatly sttmnlated by the long delay in the removal of th blockade until the pea e treaty was sljmed at Versal,le5-" Responding to an Inquiry as to how food speculation could be checked in America, Hoover hp id Palmer Una Rlffht Cue. "Attorney eeneral A. Mitchell Pal mer is on the risrnt track when he endeavors to break down speculation. The situation is one that may well cause anxiety also from another point of view Hungarian Blockade Is Lifted by Allies Washington. D. C, Sept S. The allied blockade against Hungary was lifted today. Restrictions re main, however, on dyes and certain other commodities, which will be under the control of the repara tions commission as was the case when the German blockade was lifted. generally thought, that Vlanna Is doomed as a great capital. Coal Requirements Cut. Copenhagen, Denmark, Sept 2. As a result of negotiations at Versailles, it has been decided that Germany within the next six months shall de liver 20,000.(144 tons of coal to France, as compared with the II.NUM tons provided for by the terms of the peace treaty, a German official state ment . received here says. If Ger- ma n v'w mml nrorinrfbin atwMo th . present level of about lVa.tM.t4M tons annuany. so percent or the extra pro duction, up to 15S. ., shall be delivered to the entente, and M per cent of any extra production beyond that amount until the figure oro- vided for In the peace treaty is reacnea. SAY HUNGARIAN CABINET IS UNRESERVEDLY REACTIONARY Vienna. Austria. Sent 2. (Bv the Associated Press). The press of this city oescrioes tne new Hungarian cabinet as "unreservedly reactionary." and speculates upon the reception which will be given it by the entente and the probable course of Hungarian Socialists and workingmen. Count Osaky. the foreign minister, was formerly a diplomatic officer and was a member of the entourage of former emperor Charles in Switzer land. Tteporta fro Budapest say that the support of the new cabinet is grad ually falling away, and predict that Paris has Indicated or win- Indicate its disfavor of the nresent government and insist upon a more popular cabi net Vienna papers continue to prim lists of Jewish victims of alleged po groms. FKSHCTIOST IN WAR, 26 - PERCENT OF MEN CALLED Paris. France. Sept 2. Capt Andre Tardleu, speaking for the government during the debate In, the chamber of i was requested by Judge W. D. Howe deputies this afternoon on ratlfica- in his charge to the grand Jury Tuos tion of the Germany peace treaty. 'day. Judge Howe asserted that whOe said the French war losses constituted I he had no positive knowledge that 26 percent of the men mobilised. Fifty seven percent of all men with the colors, under 31 years of age. were killed. RACIAL MINORITIES IX SnilVIA AHU WJ.iaiuuuaJ Paris. France. Sent 2. (Havas) The aupreme council, according to the Echo Be Paris, has considered the Question of racial minorities in Servia and their equality with others in eco nomic matters, xne question oi un warranted Interference in their Inter nal affairs has been raised by some f f the smaller nations in this connec tion. In order to avoid affronting bervia t,i. -.-. 'cs-nnM Ka nawuitaMplliannr laws were belntr crosely vfo- adds, has proposed that such protec- ( Continued on page 2, column 1. ) Haven't Cash to Pay;- Era oi "We now are coming into a flood of production of foodstuffs in the north ern hemisphere and will again have a great surplus in the United States. If. in the meantime. Europe has not found credits to purchase the f-oralng winter's supplies, we are likely to have a glut and prices may fall below the cost of production to American farmers. "The present high prices of food are not due to over-exports to Europe from the United States during the past year. That can be demonstrated by the fact that we entera new har vest with larger stocks of previous vears production than at this time last year. "The law of supply and demand. he continued, "Is not working normally and probably will not for another year. To Have Rig Surplna Xext Tear. "We shall have a targp surplus next year and must have a prosperous farmlnr eommunltv If w are to havp the world fed in the future and main- ! tain staoiuty at nome ana anroaa. ( "It could also have been possible to have prevented great spe-ulatlon had we retained an embargo on exports and thus kept the world speculators puzzled as to the government's ac tion." Appearing today before the anb eommHtee of the rongreaIonal eommlttee on war exnendttnrea, 51 r. noorer anld he believed It Imperative for the United States to extend to Knrope eredlta of from JW.OOO.OOO.OOO o fr4jOOOJMMK OOO for a year and a half or two yeara In order to provide a mar ket for the American aurplaa and anve Europe from dlanater. The credits, Mr. Hoover declared, should be Issued to establish Euro pean merchants, under guarantee of their own governments, and a guar antee In turn should be given bv the United States to the American mer chants In interest. He discouraged the Idea of general control of the transactions by the governments, urging the necessity of preserving the regular commercial organizations. IS "TEXAS FDR THE TPS" Raps "Narrow Brained Re former," Who Seefe to' Arouse Racial Strife. GOVERNOR MAKES FT. WORTH SPEECH Would Use Army to Force Respect for U. S. Flag on This Side of Atlantic. FB.T WORTH. Tex, Sept 2. Gov W. P. Hobby, of Texas, speaking before the convention of EJwanis clubs here, again declared himself In favor of intervention fey the United Staler in Mexico. The American army was naed on the other side of the Atlantic to force Germany to honor the American flag, Gov. Ilobby said, "and It la eqnally imperative that -It should be naed for the purpose of forcing other people to respect it on this aide of he ocean. x While not mentioning his name. Gov. Hobby touched on the recent at tack on John A. Shlllady. of New York, secretary of th National As sociation for the Advancement of Colored People, at Austin. -I believe In Texas for Texans only and Just as strongly do I be. lleve that Texana should say how the affalra of the state should be conducted, the governor said. "And I beilev? In sending any narrowbralned, deohleil eblnned reformer who cornea here with the end In view of ailrrlng up racial dlaeonteat. back to the north where he came from, with a broken Jaw If necessary." Grand Jury Is To Investigate Road Houses Judge Howe Orders Inquiry Int0&?nditions-at- the- Valley Resorts. A complete Investigation of eoa Mtli.na r roadhonsea down the valley certain alleged conditions existed at the road houses, many reports had been brought to him regarding un lawfulness at those resorts. Judge Hnvn fnrfhMr aaaertad that ROf flcieat reports charging unlawfulness hadi been circulated to require a complete Investigation of conditions. Judge Howe also reeonuneBdod that the alleged operation of disorderly houses in many parts of the city and county be thoroughly investigated. The grand Jury was further urged to make a eomnlete inquiry Into the alleged Illicit sale of intoxicating liquors. The Judge in stating the charge, declared that persistent re ports were In circulation that the IB irJ; IB iaB K-J an w various other parts of the county. Would Perpetuate "Prohi" Parly With Enforcement Of Law Principal Policy Chi capo. I1L. Sept. 2. Declarations that law enforcement Is the greatest issue In the United States today ad that the Prohibition party should be pearpetuated with law enforcement as the dominant feature of Its policy were loomy applauded zooay Dy man hera of the national committee of the party in session here. Replying to assertions that adop tion of the 18th amendment had ended the usefulness of the party, Robert Pattnn. Springfield, 111, declared "Bol shevism and disregard of law consti tuted the supreme Issue in the world today." and argued for a vitrorous campaign by the Prohibition party om tne issue or law amercement. Wasps Brea Up Hunt For Loot Hidden By Thieves Green 8 burp, pa Sept 3. Railroad detectives have learned that thieves hide plunder taken from freight cars behind logs, in the underbrush and back of rocks along the right of way. A coo pie of aJeoths were Investi gating nea r here recently came upon a hollow log that a likely place for loot. The chief In serted bis arm Into the hollow, but he withdrew It Immediately with a cry of pain. naVefl asked the assistant. A KtrA m a? tFnann nMitWnt' frn the log answered the question. The two men were very badly stung be- xore tney coma run to a place or safety. -r T t j . .r To IViarcneS I O-Ueaiil Music Of Phonograph Moundsvllle. W. Va Sent S. Hush Ferguson, a negro who was recently put to death at the state prison here, went to his death to the strains of a phonograph. It was a Ferguson s own request that the canned music was substituted for the ce evict choir. Among; the hymns played, were "Nearer. My God to Thee." "tird, I am Coming Home Today." and 1a the Mountain Tops with Jesus. the Utter being heard as the black mounted the callows steps. V. S. LOANS TO ESTIIOXIA. Copenhagen. Denmark. Sept. 2. The inited States has granted a loan of, S50.000.000 to Bstbonla. to be used chiefly to pay for American goods' sent to that country, according to an announcement made here by the Tsthonlan press bureau. . A ROM MEXICO SID CA PTAI SOUTHERN DEPARTMENT AWAITS DETAILS DE LAREDO INCIDENT Lieut. Johnson Lands Safely on American Side After His Companion, Capt. David B. McNabb, Is Shot Through Head; Men Attacked While Flying Up Rio Grande on Patrol Duty; Hundreds of Shots Fired. CAN ANTONIO, Texas, SepL 2. Col. W. T. Johnson, chief of have full details of the report from on two American aviators and said tout about the affair. One Officer Wounded. Laredo. Tex Sept. Two American atlation officers on border patrol duty, were firni upon today by a group of Mexi cans while flying up the Itlo Grande near here, and one of the officers was wonnded In the head. Capt. Davis B. MeXabb was the officer wonnded, and his com. paalon, Llent. Johnxon, brought the machine aafely to earth on the American aide. HeXabb was put to bed at a farm hoaae and an airplane with a surgeon and med. leal supplies was rushed to his aid from headquarters here. The officers were flyinjr low about 10 miles op the Itlo Grande from here near Santa Isabel creek, when suddenly, on the Mexican side, about 3 Mexican roae up from the brush and poured volley after volley Into the plane. It was reported several hundred shots were tired. Many bullets pierced the wings of the plane before It eould riae. Capt. MeXabb was struck near the ear. the bullet lodging in his head. Word was sent promptly to headquarters at Fart Mcintosh here. The attack today, which took place shortly after S a. m fol lowed complaints for some time paet that Mexicans occasionally have fired at the aerial border guard. Two American Planes From Presidio Fly Over Chihuahua City Chihuahua. Mex ug. 20. (De layed.) Two American airplanes fry ing yesterday over this eity made a sensation Here, as the Inhabitants could at once sec that the machines did not belong tct the Dteguex flotilla- The aviators came from Estacion Falo - mir. passing aoove Aiamini ana rea.cn ing here between 4 and 5 oclock in the afternoon. They made a tour over the city, go inxr to the Cbuviscar dam. in south western Chihnahna. then turned north,! and. mistaking tne central railroad going directly to JuareX tor the g-ntisia City. Mexico & Orient trades, over which they had come from Fao mir, they took tha wrong course. As soon as they detected the mis take, they changed direction to the northeast, toward Aldama and Preai- 'Uo, Texas, disappearing quickly oa i the horizon. I American mining men arriving here Mexicans Claim Bandit Murderer Of Adam Schaefer Has Been Slain; Victim Was Naturalized American WASHINGTON. D C Sept. 2. Tht bandit who murdered Adam Schaefer, an American citixen. in Zaca tecas. August 2S. has bees killed by Mexican federal troops, according to advices to the state department today from Mexico City. A dispatch from the American consul at Sallnacrux sal 3 Schaefer was a naturalised American. thus ctearinff dp the question of hta citiaenahlp. When attacked, Schaefer was re ported to have bad a heavy payroll for the mines where he was employed. Ills mother lives at Sharpeburg. Pa. American Smelting and Refining company offieialfi bare received a tele gram from G- W. Retthmiller. of As- killing of Adam S. Schaefer at Pino. Eig Special Magazine Offer To Readers Of The Herald Ur0MAKS HOME COMPANION, American Magarine, Pictorial Review, ' and MtCtare's Magazine. These are all $2 ana $255 per year maga zines. The Herald has arranged to furnish its readers any of these maga zines fr only $155 in eemhinatifln with The Herald. AH that is necessary is that yen agree to continue reading The Herald for the next three months. This offer Is good to both oH and new snhstrihers. Fill OBt and mail the conpon to The ElPaso Herald today. EL PASO HERALD. El Paso, Texas .'1919. Please find, herewith, $155, for which send me for one year CXame of maraztnc.l to the address given below. I agree ta con tin ae reading The EI Paso Herald for the next three months. Name Address Tewn State As9 N IS WOUNDED At southern department headquarters staff, said the department did not yet Laredo that a band of Mexicans fired the department had no statement to gne today from Chihuahua City reported f the presence of two American t.- plauea flying over Chihuahua C.l. Ausost 28. instead of August ::. as re ported in the dispatch from Ch.hud.ht.j City. On the night of August 2s two bi planes piloted by Lieut M. A St. Jo;-i and Lieut- H. W. Benton, with Maj W. A. Hill and Capt Marcus Taylor of the engineering corps, acting as oo aervers. returned to the Royce flvm field at Maria late at night and were wrecked while making a forced iana ing at night The aviators and pi1o: were slightly Injured. These two planes, piloted by Lieuts St Joba and Beaton, with the two en gineer officers as observers, were re ports! from Marfa on reliable author ity to have been the two airpl.mer that flew over the Mexican state -a?-itai. MAY IMPORT DYNAMITE TO MINES THROUGH N0GALES Chihuahua, Mexico, Sept 2 Holler and Lavin, of Xogales, Arizona. ha. got permission from the state authori ties to ship 50 dynamite boxes ar some boxes of detonators and fuse fu tile Batopilas mines, via Negates, So pora. over the Southern PacTic Alamos, and thence by mule trai5 :r BsvtopUaa. In tfca jtuA. few years : good) trade has developed between Ba topilas. Chin Ipsa. Guadalupe and othe: mines of the Sierra Madre and Guav. maa, Alamos and Xogales, as tha route has been without dangers thr beset the route directly to ChihuaVu REBELS STEAL AMERICAN OWNED BONDS AT PARRAL Chihuahua. Mexico. Sept. 2. TV AQMticaa company of Richardson ar , Jackson had deposited with chant at Parral several hundrei d j .are m bonds of the Parral mumci;a debt, and, aa during the last raid on that town the bonds stolen from the merchants safe owners have filed complaint with c.V mayor of Parral. who has received orders from Gov. Ortiz to pay th missing bonds and avoid more trouble. URGE INTERNATIONAL FENCE TO STOP CATTLE RUSTLING Phoenix. Aria, Sept. 2. An inter national fence alons the Memon-. border, horse high, bull strong ari practically man-proof, is the sugges tion made yesterday by members of (Continued on pace 5. column 4.) Zacatecas, August 28. The telegra stated the sender was a stepbrother of the murdered man. It developed today through investi gation made by the smelting compai and friends of Schaefer that tiiere were two men in Mexican mining camps named Adam Schaefer. Th Adam Schaefer of Parral. who is said to be a Mexican citizen, fs still work ing fn the Parral district, according to information received here. He was confused with the American minm man of the same name who was killed at Ptnos. according to telegrams from Mexico. This accounted for confusion aa to Schaefer's cttlsenahip. c The proved circulation of The El Paso Herald is nearly -a O twice that of any other 1 Paso Paper." ;e rv True Sportsman Should Dee Privilege To Prosecute A Game Ho.