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WEATHEE FORECAST. El Paso and west Texas, fair and colder, Ke Mex ico, fair, colder in south; Arizona, air, temperature un TODAY'S PRICES. Mexican bank notes, state bins, $6.5034 00; pesos, old, $103; Mexican gold, $50 50; naaonales, 27c; bat silver, H & H. quotation, J1.30; copper, 1919"4c; grain, higher; livestocks, weak. EL PASO HERALD LATEST NEWS BY ASSOCIATED PRESS. EL PASO. TEXAS. TUESDAY EVENING, FEBRUARY 24, 1920. 12 PAGES TODAY SINGLE COPT. FTVB CENTS. DELIVERED AHTWHERK, 7fc MONTH IONS SPLIT OVER NEW RAILROAD BILL n. S PARK EDR EL Roy Martin and Associates ToSpend$I00M0In A Plant Here SWIMMINGPOOL TO COST $15,000 Big Dance Paoilion, Scenic Railway, Possibly A 'Shoot the Chutes' EL PASO will have iU first real amusement park this season. Roy Martin Is the promoter and be la to be. the general manager and the mot ins spirit In the organization. It nil be called "Sans Souci park,' after a popular bis; park In Chicago. He announced Tuesday inoming that he had organized the El Paao Amusement company, capital Sloe,. 'OP. and that he had practically ar ranged for th disposal of all the stock he does not take himself. Fifty acres are to be secured for the park, he says, but the exact lo- ation has not yet been decided upon. The possibilities are that he will lo cate it somewhere near tbe Scenic drive It la to be on tbe north side of the city; that is settled. The park will contain a swimming pool to cost at least sift,wv. an im mense dance pavilion, a merry go rcucd, a scenic railway, possiblv a shoot tbe chutes, and other uptodate amusement del ices. Mr Martin has been making In vestigations of oarks all over the Cnited States for some time, and Is iiow ready to combine the best de vices, he says, in the park that he reposes te construct for El Paso "I aan going to run it on a high plan.- he said, -for I realize that tins must be tbe ease to make it pop ular I know that El Paso needs amusements, and I am gotng to pro--iide them, and I believe the people will patronize them We are so rirm Iv convinced of tris that we are go ;ar to invest $ lOu 000 in the plan A cr.ofe .f Phrtomt. who has 6UCA. a park in that city, said- "1, " sr4 ftp pars win pui w " rr ,,mr El Paso ought to have Jty rssociaies and I have been operating , ne at Phoenix, aad the people have -Mwn bv their patronage frans tna ',r,t that they wanted it .Tie park -?Je "".wlnSiSg S3 d dance hall oar biggest - rac tions , JURY RETURNS The grand jury Tuesday returned fe indictments, one charging burg lary, and four charging theft over J5. All of the alleged crimes are apposed to have been committed Ithin two days of each other. Semon Hernandez was indicted on a charge of burglary, and also of theft o-ver 50 He is accusedof .'iitering the tome of his brother. Bernie Hernandez, on February IS. and stealing Bernie's personal prop- " Fernando Sava. Carlos Morino and Heronlrao Campo were indicted on -.a'-ges of burglary and theft. They are accused of barglary m eonnec ' tun with the theft of nine game roosters from Park Look, on Fehru .irv 17 The chickens were valued at $5 each. Alberto Lopez was indicted on a cnarge of burglary. In connection ith the theft of property from a tore owned by ilefuglo Gonzales. The burglary is said to have been ommiued on February 15 EIGHT PRISONERS LEAVE FOR LEAVENWORTH, KANSAS Eugene Womeldorf. deputy United MateF marshal with three special frnards. left FJ Paso for Ueavenworth. Kansas, at noon Tuesday, with eight prisoners who were conSfiiHLS5 resumed October term of federal court here and sentenced to tbe federal pen etntiarj The prisoners, with the charges and sentences, are as fol- Tony Bermel. conspiracy to induce uoroen to cross the international boundary for immoral purposes, two Jim Murphy. Fred Coldwell and Frank Johnston, same charge, one rear and one day- " Franciaoo Eojas and Daniel Fer rero, passing forgd money orders. one 5 ear and one day each. Andres Alarcon. perjury, one year and one day . . Kugenio Carrasco, violation or liquo- laws, one year and one day Wild Rose Cocktaills New Elixir In SL Louis ST. LOUIS, Mc Feb. 24. They're camouflaging it in "milady's perfume" now The police have discovered nan) substitutes for "Old Red Eye" since national pro hibition made this very wet town drj, but a patrolman on a 12th street beat found the latest when be encountered an early morning home seeker zifij-xaggln: his way merrily along TSbere did yes get that load"" queried the custodian of tbe law, with visions of a good haul of bootleggers "Hic-drug-h:c-shtore," answered the merry n Then the law's enforcer es.ught a whiff of the merry one s breath a whiff of rab'an nights, moon lit love lanes and wild rosea. Questioning reveal the inebriate merry-maker had partaken of a Wild Rose cocktail, ' concocted of perfumer with a dash of patent medicine and a "spike" of wood alcohol I INT 10 PEOPLE 5 INDICTINT5 using Mexico Orders Two U. S. Aviators Be Freed From Federal Jail At Sonora WASHINGTON, D. C. Feb. 24. Sonora state authorities have been in structed by the Mexican federal government to release G. L. Usher and M. L. Wolf. American army aviators who have been held since their forced lauding about two weeks ago, the state department was advised to day by the American embassy at Mexico City. Bandits Flee With Women. Agua Prieta, Sonora, Mex., Feb. 24. Word reached the military here this morning of a raid early Sunday night of the Los Torres mine, ia the southern part of the state near the boundary line of Chihuahua. The report gives the details of a battle with federal soldiers in a pass approaching the mine arid that the bandits carried off aU the Mexican women in the camp. Troops have been sent from a southern gamson to intercept the bandits, who are bdievecLtaJiave recrossed into the state of 'Chihuahua. ' Baby Smothers To Death Wliile Mother Is Away CoroBor Clark Wright was in formed Tuesday morning of the death by smothering on Saturday, of Hugh Kirkpatrick, to fan t son of Mr. and Mrs. a F. Kirkpatrick, 312 Rand street. According to the report received by the coroner, the child was lying on a bed in the residence and the mother was oat of the noose for a) snort tune, mnsg ner ansence roe baby managed to entangle Itself be tween the wall against which the bed stood, and the mattress. When the mother returned the child was dead. Funeral services for the baby were held Sunday afternoon. A physician's certificate stated that the child came to its death by accidental smothering LUMBER COMPANY REDUCES PRICES 10 TO 30 PER CENT Spokane. Wash. Feb 34. As a measure looking toward stabilization or the lumber market, price reduc tions which it was declared would amount to 1 to M per cent under present prices, were announced here today by the Wererhauser Sales com pany, distributing agency for 11 lum ber mills controlled by the Weyer hanser interests The reduced prices, it was declared, would remain effec tive at least until Jane 1. BATTLESHIP'S QUARANTINE LIFTED IN PANAMA CANAL a. Feb. H. The nnsranflswi ' against the battleshiD Pennsrlmnla. flagship of the United Stales Atlantic ' Carranza. Gen. Dieguez went fr float, and the cruiser Columbia jUliB. JS. Cu qaasVjfcJn Criatshal. because at infrnenra aNiail.'- J.1 US tJWIiiL was iirteu T.ai iMinir 1 1 iTn n ii rn w Eb.rU-1 announced that Diegnez was to be ap abSS thttSaeiSj FtorSn. arrived 'f".5"- ", today with the Delaware, North Da-,1" DO official confirmation of this re- KOCS Sfina UXnJI. French Girls-Shun Football; Ruins Angles PS.RIS. France, Feb. S4. French girls are not taking very well to football, despite several at tempts to make it a real feminine sport. The reason is that the doc tors will .advise them that it will spoil their figures. Every Sunday several football games are staged between teams of young girls, but it is noticeable that the feminine football associa tions are not gaining recruits. But the sporting newspaper. I.'Auto. points out that so long as football develops large ankles It is not apt to gain a strong foothold with the fair sex. Bailey To Talk In El Paso And West Texas Sooji Dallas, Texas, Feb. 24. Exsenator Joe Basiey intends to leave Dallas March 11 for El Paso. Abilene, East land and Wichita Falls, where he will deliver addresses, he announced Monday night before be Wt here for Washington, D. C Bailey will deliver a speech at Dallas March 11. at which he Intends to answer the speech made Saturday at Hillsborc by Pat Neff. of Waco, candidate for governor. Bailey said some of the statements Neff made are untrue. Bailey still says he does not want to discuss personalities. "I shall con fine myself to a discussion of the principles of democracy. If I am let alone, he said. Bailey will speak regularly over all Texas, beginning March 11, until May 1. He will deal witih national issues only. t w. will tallr ahnnr atstn I LmVST UB Wx tA savvtam, .- fatsmK ho ftaitL SINGLE TAX CLUBS PLAN PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE .n . - M Ta. - CteaavIA tsW Jieeiana, j rw - oimssmj m i..Ke thmnrhnnr ih Mflntrv uronose this year to form a new national party, accoraing 10 j uhvd a. xvowm son, Philadelphia, national organiser r.A An lawdl rltiM anlv will be the platform framework. JUT raniliqw1; ivr (jivoiucui una not been selected, bnt Gen. William oorgas, me mui wuv vkwism ua vuv Panama canal cone, is a member of me PSXXJ SOU WW IM.": lfgwna w arar- Uee he would run,' Mr. Robinson said WOOD ARRIVES AT YANKTON FOR SOUTH DAKOTA TOUR ankton. S. D.. Feb. 24 MaJ Gen. Leonard Wood, majority Repub lican candidate for president in the March 3 primaries, arrived here to day to make the first speech of his South Dakota campaign tonight. Be fore leaving the state he will de liver three addresses. WILSON NAMES CHICAGOAN AS MINISTER TO CHINA Washington. T C, Peb. 24 'By tbe Associated Press) Charles R. Crane, of Chicago, is understood to have been selected by president Wil scn as minister to China to succeed Dr Paul Reinsch. who recently resigned. houll Have Had A c 'Search Revived For Man Gone 9 Yrs. In Mexico Missing since March 1911. aad with all efforts to find him unavail ing, Mrs. Mark Dellaha, formerly an El Paso resident Tuesday morning through the American consul at Sa Unacrus requested X. A. Dow, Ameri can consul at Juarez, to bend an his energies in tracing her husband to ascertain If he is still alive, DeUaha was a railroad engineer and In 1911 left his home in Waco, Texas, for Alamos to accent a posi tion with a railroad. He was beard from for several months following his arrival there and then completely disappeared, all clnes to his where abouts being obliterated. Two years sgo it was Indirectly learned by Mrs. Dellaha that her husband was work ing in Navajoa, in the state of Sina loa, along the Southern Pacific lines, but he was unable to be located. Since that date many rumors con cerning his whereabouts have been heard, but none have proved authen tic. Consul Dow. has no records on file in his office concerning the man. but Tuesday morning commenced the work of getting in touch with con suls in the interior with the hopes of ascertaining the man's whereabouts. QUIROGA TO CHIHUAHUA TO ASSUME HIS NEW COMMAND Gen Paolo Qulrogs. who has been appointed commander of the northern Mexico military zone and who has been in Juarez, left Monday nteht for i Chihnahna City to assume his new I post, succeedlner Gen. Mangel M. Die- rues, who has been called to Mexico City tor a conrerenee wito president from to I ataxiefi tntv nwrenunn last wees iwniuiueu n &? RUSSIANS MUST CEASE HOHHDRS London. Eng, Feb 21 The allies will decline to deal with soviet Russia "until they have arrived at the conviction that the Bolshevists' horrors have come to an end," It was announced after a meeting of tbe allied supreme council today. The decision of the supreme coun cil, it was recognised, precludes dip lomatic relations between the allied governments and the Moscow admin istration in the immediate future. Lands Labor Hove. The council expressed itself as S leased that the International labor urean had decided to send a delega tion to Russia to study conditions, but it stated its belief that super vision of the delegation should be under the council of the league of nations, giving the investigators greater authority. The council, it was stated, decided that the allies could not accept the responsibility of advising the border states to continue war against the Bolshevik!. If the Bolshevik! attack with in the territory of the border tnlnc, however, the allies prom ise 'every po-nlble support. Recognition of the Russian, soviet government by entente nations Is not contemplated by the supreme allied council, but trade relations may be resumed and mutual engagements relative to aggression agreed upon as a result of. yesterday's conversations by the council, according to newspa pers here. Fear Serloux Menace. Premier Millerand, of France is understood to fear that united Rus sia might be a serious menace to western Europe, while premier Lloyc George and Nitti believe Russia has been broken up and is not dangerous Reports, therefore, that premier Mil lerand has agreed to decisions reached by the council, are taken to mean that a middle ground has been found (Continued on pace 2, column X) Tombstone. Ariz-. Feb 24 The first prosecution .--rising out of the depor tation of 118 striking copper miners and their sympathizers from Bisbee in 1917 by an armed posse entered Its fourth week today when more than 200 talesmen from tbe sixth venire drawn for jury services reported here tn 1- aVn m 4 sue. t mi 1 Four Jurors remained to be selected ! before pre-emptory challenges begin and the actual trial of Henry E. Wootton Bisbee hardware dealer, ac cused of kidnaping for his part in the deportations begins. There hav been 22X6 names so far drawn for jury service almost a third of the total available in the county and it was considered that perhaps another venire would be necessar to complete the jury. Court attaches said it was certain but one more case at most could be tried There are 210 defendants accused of kidnaping and thus the cases against the re mainder would automatical! die be raue the state cannot ask for a change of venue from Cochise county NEED 4 JURORS AT TOMBSTONE 1 THROWS FEAB IN EUROPE Allies Hesitate To Cross President On Fiume Question WOULD VIOLATE U. S. PRINCIPLES Indifference To Old World Would Make Treaty 'Scrap Of Paper' By DAI ID L VV UK.NCK. r ASHINGTOX, D C Feb. 11. Something indeed critical ia In volved in the note which the United States government is prepar ing to "end to Great Britain, France and Italy with reference to tbe Flume creation, it involves more tuan tne mere controversy over territory onijCJtJiJr' m matiwnii. was r the Adriatic It involves a definition ed&eraWlikely tTbrSg of American foreign policy for the Im- gSSl $Tairdnlon the conflict! medlar, future, it will practically ! 2JSoI aVtbTnXatereird glve the allies the choice of regard-, in. reservations. lng the senators or the president as Returning to the rapltal after two the true representative of American i days' absence, senator Hitchcock, thought. Democratic leader, said today he had Not in so many words of course, not been approached with a proposal but back of the threat which preal- for a party enurm. though Demo dent Wilson made of withdrawing tbe cratlc senators are endeavoring to treaty was a recognition of the fact, arrange one. that the allies were beginning to, Willing to Call (lectins;, despair of ratifying by America of) "If asry considerable number of the peace treaty aad membership in i Democrats want such a conference." the league of nations and were get- he said. "I certainly shall not oppose Hn. r.ulT tr rmtnm tn n ...tt.m.nt ' tK. uu v ..Hon." of European affairs in their own way) RepnbUean claims that J2 Denw and without regard to the principles crats had shown a willingness to ae on which the armistice with Germany Jcept the Republican reservations an. Imnrli-Hnnnrr waa haaad. I without change were said by tne Flume Only nn Incident, The allies have seen the senate: flout the president. They have seen Uon during the last few days both parties in the treaty contain-1 Hndorsed by Underwood, ingly engaged in a presidential elec- Who initiated the movement for a tion content, and America has ben' Democratic uet-tegetfcer was not up more or less indifferent to the heal-; parent, trat the move was understood lng of sores left open by the peace I to have the endorsement of senator treaty. Fiume is only of these sores. I Underwood of Alabama, a candidate Russia Is another. The decision to! for the Democratic leadership, and rAn.n nmm.ral ..l.tlnna wl.l. th Otlisr Influential SeSBltorS WhO hSVO soviet was taken without consulting America and the truth is tbe allies hare absolutely reversed tbe position they expected tn their note of Decem ber 9 on tbe Fiume controversy. Tbev are ooming to believe that expediency, reewjres any aura oi a settle nieat uat wui sausxy iiaiy. As for the Juso-Brava. well. Ameri ca isn't giving tbe economic assist -race aaked for. Congress turned down president Wilson's request for $1S- eea.oee to af4 the central European republics and offered tt,ovMM. The European governments see the Cnited Mates drifting back to iaolatlon, aotwlthitandiair prest. dent WRson'a assaraneea and the professions of world partnership whleb advocates of the league In beth the Republican and Demo. cmtle nartfea hare been ntaLInc So far as can be determined here. , high nmhttwn is the maintenance of the allies mean no disrespect to presi-; right and Justice, will be a potent dent Wilton. They would have liked; factor ha the attainment at these to go along with him hot the practl-, happy results. 1 wish for you an ad callties of the situation are staring mlnlstratloii of great prosperity, of them in the face For the moment the! Health and happiness for rourself. associated powers have been brought IWoodrow Wilson. to realize that the president might) . . .. ..... withdraw the treatv altogether and, definite! cut otr American coopera tion. Old World HesHates. xnis. ot course, mazes tne allies ....i . i. ai hesitate. But with the prospect ttot.ggai8K S?fT anwaV the Eu2u - """ organisation soon, at aland solicitor general King will ap irlmLtt mlt not 5U af HbTr "wMoa meeting at the chamber of pear before the government. While ernroents may not be axteced by Mr-' .,--. rvi-.- a mmi. , a. th it viii K hM-d m the-. rrw.t.nn Wll.nt-.a- ikHet .. .If a- . ., .,, f note to Great Britain, France and tVi- W.W..7 -7arv.T --..I iC-ra. Tfc. I Italy must argue the case before the p.01 -?mior . In woria UTlm?e!f"Jto W. J. Moran, of the Labor Advo thre of America's own opportunity tol!-.- " "'" w Wl be of assistance In Europe The preei- ... 2i!yKnK.Jr";5DS!. 'rJJS .WHY STORE GirrS TOMATOES country, but the power of his appeal j j army nVk1 atore received a on a broad principle of European at- ap.oj.a 0 tomatoes in snail cans, fairs Is not gone and there are many Thursday. MaJ. Homer Mendenhall, (Continued en page S, column 1.) superintendent, announced. 0. S. OFFICER DEMIES HITS FDR ARREST OF TiyfARQUETTE. Mich.. Feb 24 H B 1Y1 Hatch. Cnited States commis sioner, today refused to issue federal warrants for the arrest of six Iron countv officials charged with conspiracv to obstruct the prohibition law Hatch declared he could not act without approval of district attorney Walker at Grand Rapids Utch fed- ' , i"!Be SeK8ion'!- or attorney "t.. i ev r.ii ,.a., hiSti.. AwBl? ' .h. .. LJi nutes ? who tasked ftS the wart5n nSiffed hScSTSSi Sln-'teSSBft authority to issue the warrants was received from district attorney Walker by 2 p. m, he would proceed to Iron county with a company of his own men and a squad of Michigan state police, and make the arrests without warrants Follows Instructions Commissioner Hatch, after confer ring with MaJ Dalrymple, wired dis trict attorney Walker at Grand Bap Ida, asking for instructions re garding issuance of warrants. MaJ. Dalrymple said after the con ference that commissioner Hatch told him he was willing to issue tbe war rants, but was following instructions from district attorney Walker. MaJ. Dalrymple said he, with bis How The Country Takes Lansing's Dismissal Frieads aad fees of president WiUen alike were shocked by bit wimmary treatment of secretary Laatdsg. Must pinieai call it a blunder. But there is another side to- tbe matter. Some think Mr. Wilson was amply justified. The Herald will publish tomorrow opirdess from Democratic, Republican and independent papers in every section of tbe country, giving all sides of this perplexing question. For an unbiased view of national opinion on the great issues of tbe day, read this article tomorrow D, S, C THREATiTREATY FIGHT s THISJEEK Republicans Discredit Eagerness Of Demo- -cratlc Solons SOLONS HESITATE TO CALL MEETING Senate To Wage Fina, Battle On Ratification Of Pact WASHINGTON, D. C Feb. 4. Uninterrupted aenate considera tion or tne peace treaty until a vote is ranched on ratification, will begin Thfaxsday under a plan an nounced ia the senate today by sena tor Lodge, the Republican leader, and received without objection from the Democratic side. Decision to keep I pytJc. iedtr v? .55 JJfcIrl Z exaggerated." but he added that .he had ma nade a canvass of the situa been urging that evrv effort or made to bring a ratification. Happy Fulwe Wished For France By Wilson - InNolSTo'DescKanel Washington. D. C Peb. !. Presi- dent WHnon has sent the fortowtog SSt?awSi--.,l1S?' fSHao ZZSJEZTZtSL VJZZSL o&gotjrSSXFZ president or tne rreacn repuouc, l extend to your excellency my cordial felicitatioas. Victorious In the great est struggle known to tbe world. France faces a great and glorious fu ture, and von. Mr. President, aa the chief executive of tbe people, whose tKUMltK MUUi 13 RAMb fV ROY crnilT Pimi.irAHfiN Th Frontier Scout" was the name offlcSally adopted by the executive' hy the 1 Paso : Hoy .scouts, CVBDrCe 1-tMfcfMny SI, nMaW. . A- constitute UM puoiicaxion committee, Th(. 4trmet tor nrintlna- was ariven LIQUOR VIOLATORS special agents and the state troopers, win reaie tor iron Kier st ;: ia p. m . regardless of district attorney Walkers action. Boexe Outbreak Subsides. Chicago, 111. Feb 24. Liquor re- be 11 ion In Iron county. In the upper Michigan peninsula today apparently tP aHh.UJ . vs. at e'.a.jui As tk an. Ben-,proa.h ot j,aj. j y. Dalryinple, fed- eral nrohiWUon enforcement chief for the six central western states, and a Picked force of 1 armed asaiatants. .BW Ton, there stated that MaJ. IMlrrmpie saiu ne was ciotnen wiui , fnll nennisslon to handle the aitu-I ation in his own way. He announced he would -clean up" tne cquntrr.ar-, rest the state, county and Iron River city officials who jad in terf erred with his lieutenant in the selsure February 19 of contraband wine, or give up my Job." Foreigners Excited. The foreign born element today was reported greatly excited over the possible use of federal troops and tn numoer ox instances wnua iiags, made from pillow slips, eU -"1 iuw-;, .-. .,,. ---- vud. aaaaswi ... - - (Continued on page Z. column -4.) For That t m h Demand Veto Becomes More Urgent Farmers Urge Veto On Railroad Bill; Say It Means High Prices WASHINGTON. D O, Feb. 24. President WL'son was asked today by George P. Hampton, managing director of the Fnrmers National council, on behalf of farm organisations affiliated with the council, to veto the railroad bill on the "grounds of public policy." Mr. Hampton asked that the presldem personally or through secretary Tumulty receive a dele gation next Thursday that the farmers representatives may have a chance to express more fnllr their reasons for opposing It. The president was told that the return of the railroads would mean an Increase of "four to five billion dollars" In the cost of liv ing, because of the increase in freight rates and that one billion dollars of the iacnatse would be passed on to tbe farmers. This increase. Mr. Hampton said, could not be borne, as agriculture new was in a "precarious position. Mrs. Ott Says Not Guilty To Murder Charge Dallas. Texas. Feb. SI Testimony In the trial of Mrs. Ida Yalera Ott. formerly of El Paso, who shot and killed her husband here Dec 21, will begin some time this afternoon. "Not guilty." Mrs. Ott uttered In a weak and feeble voice today at noon after district attorney Flerson had read the indictment charging her with murder. Xa ..- ..1. 1. .. ... ... Wbra she fired four shots point blank lnto her nMblul(rs head December U in the midst of a throng of Christmas shoppers she thought he was about to Kin ner. sue saic Tfae testimony will ten about pistol duels In 3 Paso and Albuquerque between Mrs. Ott and her husband, tbe attorneys, who are defending her. any. The "nob squad of attorneys who recently freed two women here for killing their husbands were on duty early with a reqn .t that the trial he postponed because of absent witnesses from San Antonio. Judge C A. Pip pin useiiuara, tne motion. excused bv tne acnta hacanae he 'squirmed m BL; eHalr wweta district attorney Plersna naked him at he vinir-r her husband, - uie Questions asked by the -WlSrSnire-en it was deduced that the state will not ask the death penaity for Mrs. Ott- GOUHT TO HEAR WETH6UHENT Washington. D. C. Feb. 24. Argu ments on the government motion to dismiss the original suit instituted by Rhode Island to test the constitution- I " ot " te&ml prohibition con- stitution amendment will be heard in tne supreme court on Jtaren a. as U1C SIM. W Ut W BSUU - KUV UrUllVD oe arguo. jit. rnerrron sua womj, and the entire case submitted uoon its merits to tne court, a aecision at this term is expected by court orfl ctalc BRITISH SCHOONER SINKS; RESCUE OF CREW REPORTED Boston. Mass., Feb. 24. The sinking of the British schooner Gwendolen Warren and the rescue of the crew was reported In a wireless message from the British steamer Pike Pool today. The Pike Pool has the mem bers of the crew on board and will 1 take tnero to Hampton Koaua. The Gwendolen Warren was bound 1 from. St. Johns, N F for a Brazilian (port. -, - - III.XES ISSUES ORDER BASED rtx i.ii -ro itv-rinx noADs' ON VImAS TO HET111N ROADS Washington, D C Feb 24. In a I telegram to regional directors, direc- tor general of railroads Hmes has in-, strncted that the names of corporate , officers be ascertained to whom de- partment beads will report after fed-, aw-ssI HtuiHllnii nf lha r-a ilpnuitc -nHet and appropriate instructions isut.rt to ' off leers These orders prmide for . formal transfer of authority now ex-1 ierctsedb., railroad administration of- ' f icial. to the J rnorations, which re- eume control ok tne lines jiarcu i. 1ISJ DISAGREES;! IlirflT nininnrrn inil I I Mil HI 11! I I OVER U.S.PARK ITsshino-lnn T. C WakK 9 A A s-tla pute between agriculture and interior departments anu otner interests oer . imnnnariKt ior iiih uru rsiaan rLxteasaas- . Ivelt National park in the giant Red rvooa uismct oi Laiiiornia, was aireu today before the bouse public iands committee. Secretaries Meredith and Lane sent laatttar fstvortner AMtsl,llathnifn f thf park, but expressing disagreement lover bonndarv lines fixed in the bill I i of representative E 1st on. Republican, California. Mr Meredith objected to (inclusion in the park of national i forest lands under his department's j supervision which are needed, be said, for timber and grazing pur-; poees and are not necessary to the pafks scenic splendors. Witnesses before the committee, in- eluding representatives of the i Fresno. Calif chamber of commerce. the V-salla. Calif., board of trade. ' and the Sierre olub also recommended ' limitation of boundaries to exclude j commercial timber and graxing lands. ' Further nearings will be held I Message He Sent To Mexico For Presidential SITUATION FORCING LEADERS TO GOIAT HE OE RADICAL AGITATORS AMONG WORKERS Private Discussions Indicate General Committeemen Not in Favor of President's Proposal; Threats of Break Loom in Affiliated Organizations; Object to Section Providing Tri-Partite Labor Boards. WASHINGTON. D. C, Feb. 24. Threats of a break in tbe affiliated railroad employes orgaaizatioas militated today against immediate sofuttoB of tbe quetios before tbe representatives of tbe 2,000.000 rail workers coaerring here ob president Wilson's proposal for a settlement of te wage demands. May Vet Hold Strength. Because of the wide divergence of views held by the committee men called to Washington to consider the white house policy, executives of the organizations admitted that they did not know whether they could hold the strength they had gained when it was agreed ten days ago that tbe organ izations should affiliate to consider tbe proposal. In every conference, it was said. demands for an appeal to the presi dent to veto the railroad bill con tinued to arrow more insistent. The leaders, therefore, were confronted with the task of explaining to the local chairmen the basic reasons for tneir tentative acceptance or th president s plan. Must Combat Radicals. Tbe leaders also were forced to combat moves of radical elements 11 several directions. They said these misht take definite form at any time That the general committeemen are not all in favor of the president's proposition was indicated by private discussions among the executives as to courses of action in event the plan is rtjected K. J. Manton, president of the Brotherhood of Railroad Telegraphers, was said to have suggested that the whole eontroersr be referred to the 1 genera; members This proposal (Saw gaTo-ed h sTsay assssag tb oner executives), nt was ssuo bsk n serves to indicate tbe trend of tbouaht of the leaders. Presides t Wilson win not aet im-! mediately on the eompromis bin by the sea - yesteraay ate. It was announced at the white Town Quarrels Over Raising a Fire Ladder WASHINGTON. D C, Feb. 24 Welleslev. where pretty col lege girls abound, is today de bating the relatively simple ques tion of how a fire ladder should be raised. The problem arose at a fire in the post office building. when it took the firemen IS min utes to set a ladder to the top of the building The chief being ab sent. ever one gave orders, and the result was something: like babeL While the discussion raged the fire extended itself. Citizens tried to settle the argument, but the firemea would not raise the ladder until they had a majority rote on the proper method. i Labor Meeting Goes On Record For Clean City J L. hauswald and F C Stand ish. of the central labor union, were nominated deiveates to attend the State Federation of Iabor meeting n Cleburne. April J at a meeting of the orsrsnlzation Mondav nfsrht. one to be .elected at the next meeting. March 8. 1 in tne open discussion oz tne meet- , lng the members present endorsed. 1 the stand taken by the city council 1 im refusing to grant Gen. R. L I nowxes request lor a arasiic room- 1Wp.. pBfrBTp Th ,, fftY. Rfv Rufae ?' WDO for" merly expressed himself as favoring the legislation, attended the meeting fter the ordinance was explained to him he dc!ared that he did not ' blame the city officials for refusing to pass the ordlrance He said it had been his understanding that the or- dlDaUICe TDpr!". IlfOVlflMl tht nf fl. cials might scan the reBisters of various i hotels h-r- Members present expressed them- selves as faoring a "clean El Paso," and fonowlng a nu ruber oj taJto re- ...- . w.. . ,. orgariiaxtion go on lecord as approv- '" ln"; fc"on OI " " council in' , . ,h" .,,,. X. ," T"KZ a.. - u ua. i cm-.iai.-& uwaa a MlCdl and conviction of all keepers of house of ill repute and that "no f forts should be 'iiart-d in the im t meuiatt actions or tr. civil and mill tar. anthont t-. jomtij stamping out this e il and that a clean city be maintained . CAVC T t nil T njiTT CAnr.fr -- WleUlei O U.Lt tJ.rU IS Ida BURDEN OF BILLION ON U. S. ci-e.eland O Feb 24 Max S. ' Haes national ihatirnran of the , Labor party of the Lmted States in a , telegram to president Wilson pro tested the proposed Cummins-Each railroad bilL He denounced the measure aa let; station to benefit apecial interests presidential veto. and demanded a Declaring he spoke not only for or-' ! ganised labor, but for the public Mr ' t Hayes assailed those features of the bill which he said guaranteed rail- ( , road owners revenues. Adoption of the bill. Mr Hayes said, would place on the people the I (burden of another billion dollars tn, ! inr.si r . mi- .-. -ot. 1 4&4 !-- d O--O The proved Hreulallei. ot st The El laio Herald U nearly t-fl-e that of any other EH a i Pao paper" j -O O-O -O-O- O ' house today that the presid-rt had directed that the measure he refe 5 to the department of justice as scn as it reached the white house f-ova. congress. . Thirty-two Repablicans joined vrh 15 Democrats in the senate .n voti-g for adoption of the conference report. while three Republicans and . fm- ocraia comprised the 17 to 33 against it. Row Senators Toted. Those reported voting: fo- te ccn f erence report w ere Republicans Ball, Brand eg-ee Cal der. Capper. Colt Cumn-.ra Crt s. El kins. Ferrald FrelinKhuysen Hale, Jones (Washington). KelTogp Ken yon, Key en Lenroot, Lodge MLa, McJCary. Nelson Vw, Pas r pes. Poindexter, Smoct. Spencer St it,?, Sutherland. Townsend. Wad5T.orLi. ' Warren and TTatson. Total .2 v-.uivvtaio tr;v.IUIlU r'tJlCTT, Gay. Glass, Meyers. Pheian Poan-ere. Ransdelt Robinson. Shields. Smith (Georgia). Smith (Maryland tnder wood. Walsh (Montana) ar-1 Wil liams. Total. 1 . Those roting against the report were Republicans Borah, F-ane aad Gronna. Total Z Democrats Ashhurst, r-tl (ire. Hams. Harrison Johnson (5o.ui r, kota. Jones (New Mex.cuf K a, McKellar. NugFnt. Overman p - a, Sheppard and TrammelL Tota. 1 Those paired follow icn-ad for with Cu wrv i licConniek for wr- 1 - SsCaicnt: D4niirharr. 'nf t swanaon againrt. Pall for w ,i e -driek againsi. Smmoos for t ..i lvirbr mmrainjif VTrfnmh. - i k I LaPollette against. Hard 1- t v -h I Walsh fVasasfhuittr. aw r - ,- for with Owen MgvT.st. MGE INGREU.SE GALLED 8DRQE Washington. D C, Feb 24 T1 e ' recent 14 percent w-.s'e "--a awarded coal -niners w'l -(M j . -J 00a annually to the burr o .... 1 Burners m C'nlora'o if coal pT-a n-g there are iliowed to inc-ta--e pr -?s to produce an adequate return on I their investment E. H. Weitzc o' te -Colorado Fuel and Iron eomparj o I day told the senate coal in--tiga Tg .committee The wage mcrea - said, could not be absorbed zv company, which operated, m li ac a lose of 7 4-5 cents a ton Colorado miners did not. neea ie wage increase, ne saiu. sone i- i-;rs under tbe former scale reeeiw.; as high as $3SO0 a year, whi' the a.---age was about $1W2. Emp o- 3 of fcis company had opposed tne --r w he said. Prior to 1319. he idd a -ployes of the company o- ac t. 9 automobiles at a cost ot $1. ,c ii in 1S19 thla increased to :4S a. 3. o -of SS.S.eov, whi'v dunntr tics: ix wee as in ij' 7a new a io - biles were Durciud. Mr Wcltael said a se 1 - working day would virtually h s company mi' of busine) n: tr. .h. sjpply would not permit tim- to prD- uu suiiicient coal .,- .-. STR,KK C4lsKD M lMO f wr li.iAl.'s KKalGMTtOT L wr. Colo Peb. 4 T-a O O Johnson, of Pu-blo, r-mt- signed as president of dw-c 13 Lmted Mint- Workers of was solely responsible for tnc 01 the coal ramer-V stntc i r-a i Colorado fields nn vin,' and that there was no . drt support the charges of dcr m - nn thd nFf as ,. .. . zjralnst union men. was th- st, . of a rulin-r handed do.i a i the state Industrial com-p - ,, ( concluding its inestijw-.,. . charges bro It .gainst .- . ..uv r uc. .lu ,ivu vumm r . , unions. rne commission loun.1 . t i ,iT"..", "",' "". K.u" l it luuiug . i vcuitltvi ill I w walked out on October si i j. -, to the national strikt ord -- i mine unions had altered ih ing the rescinding of the -1 strike order tht Colorado Iron company and seven' v a tors had refused to renc-i i i miners, who were all-pvd taken too active oarts for the strike. The statewide strike Jnhnaon. was held to ha r iolatton of the stat mdus. Headlzners In Today's Theaters LH IMBRA- oonsr or Later," Cwec Moj'e BUOl Evangeline ' ELLtAV Poll anna," Mary Pickrrl GREtl Blue Blazes Paw den." B1 riirt HMJTO- It Ha.s to Adertlae" Br -.: V ashburn. IMHIK- "Live pa"ks J Warren .-ver-rigan. ni;HAH Sadie Love." Billie Bu" Read Amusement Ad-; on it .