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VOL. 34
Tieks and Flashes Which Bul
letin in Condensed Style the
News of the World.
Events at Washington Which Loom
Large as Crucial Happenings.
Industrial Activities at
Home and Abroad.
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According lo the London Sunday j
Chronicle, President Harding bus ex-1
tended a personal invitation to Lloyd j
George to attend tiie disarmament con- j
National Hotel at Wasnington was
destroyed by fire. Two persons' were
killed. The hotel, built in 18117, was a
city landmark.
House leaders conferred with sen
ate leaders on adjournment of Con
gress before the armaments confer
President Harding Issued a procla
mation calling upon the nation to pay
silent tribute to America’s war dead
on Armistice Day.
Senator Penrose says Congress will
not adjourn November 10, as reported,
but will remain in session until “sev
eral important bills which are still
pending are disposed of.”
Secretary of Labor Davis announced
the Department of Labor has more la- '
bor troubles, despite widespread un
employment, than at any other time ;
since the armistice.
The way was cleared in the Senate !
for the fight over the Republican tax i
revision bill.
Plans for creation of the organized
reserve of the army on a basis that
will permit quick mobilization of more
than 4,000,000 men have been prepared
by the General Staff. An outline was
made public by Colonel J. Mayhew
Walnright, Acting Secretary of War.
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Inability of the various groups who
sre dissatisfied with different provi
sions of the pending tax bill to find a
common ground is the one factor which
- may enable the measure lo escape seri
ous mutilation in the senate.
United States Geological Survey an
nounces petroleum production during
August amounted to barrels,
as against 4U,3118,000 barrels for the
previous month.
Senate Committee expects lo resume
tariff hearings at end of October.
Charing that the Republicans are re
vising the tax laws in the interest of
the millionaire class, Senator Sim
mons, of North Carolina, ranking
Democratic member of the Finance
Committee, made a sweeping attack
upon the hill in the Senate in a speech
occupying the greater part of a day’s
Judge John R. Newcomer, of Chi
cago, declared it was strange how
many women can get work and men
Collection of the September 13 in
stallment of income and profit taxes
reached Secretary Mellon’s estimate,
according to Treasury reports. The
amount received to date totals 5526,-
201,998. Mr. Mellon estimated the col
lections lu round figures at $509,009,-
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Charles P. McCoy, of Kentucky, was
selected to be chairman of the Inter
state Commerce Commission for tha
term ending December 21, 1922.
Joseph K. Griffin, president of the
Chicago Board cf Trade, told the Na
tional Dealers’ Association in Chicago
that the movement of fanners to mar
ket their grain co-operatively is a
The Assembly of the League of NiA
tions at Geneva made amendment of
the Covenant easier by adopting under
the old unanimity rule a change iu
Article XXVI, requiring unanimity for
Of the 1,464 steel ships under con
trol of the Shipping Boaid only 42C are
In service, it was announced officially.
The nation’s gross public debt in
creased $1,778,000 In September, ac
cording to figures made public by the
Treasury which show the gross nation
al debt on September 30 to have been
Alfred H. Raymond, who is held In
bail of $5,000 for alleged embezzlement
of $9,-72 from the First National Bank
of New Canaan, was elected auditor
of -New Canaan t the annua! town
election. His supporters blame his
trouble on the small salary he received.
The United Slates mails are to he
speeded up to insure prompt delivery
of daily newspapers to readers.
k Work on Hie Coney Island board
walk, New York city, two miles long,
eighty feet wide and fourteen feet
above the beach, has been started.
Forest fires in the Colorado National
Forest, northeast of Tolland, Colo., are
reported under control by United
Slates Forestry Service agents.
Prohibition Commissioner Hayes is
sued a warning that hotels, ciubs and
places where sales of liquor are ne
gotiated among “private parties” are
liable to he closed up.
Urbaip Ledoux with his “human
documents” of unemployed arrived at
Bandits held up mail carrier be
tween Catervilie and Bush. 111., and
escaped with the payroll funds of
the Western Coal and Mining Com
pany of Bush, said to have been $23,-
* 000.
Captain Alvin Simmons, in the em
ploy of the Boston Yarmouth Steam
ship Company forty years, died on the
bridge of his vessel of heart dlseas*
tfif? he M pupfftd U into port 'n
n deii'C iltift.
IPjc IJfxitfe (Ecirfgc’s Snquiref.
Wyoming State Game and Fish Com
missioner lias decided u'ff to Issue per
mits to hunters to kill 100 antelope
during the next two years.
President Harding has informed Re
i publican Senate leaders that he sees no
reason for Congress to adjourn early
in November, when the Conference on
Limitation of Armament opens.
An international court of justice for
business disputes is one of the sug
gestions which probably, will come be
fore the fall meeting of the Council
of the International Chamber of Com
merce at Paris.
Senator Smoot introduced a sales
tax bill in the senate.
Prussian statistics show the mar
riage rate has doubled since 1913.
China protests against an agreement
between this country and Japan on
| the asslgnbent of the Y'ap-Shanghai
i cable without her consent.
Industrial Commissioner Sayer of
New York announced average weekly
earnings of factory workers Increased
|*l7 cents from July 31 to August 31.
Complete exoneration for Samuel
i Tilden Ansel! and his firm, Ansell &
| Bailey, from any blame whatever in
connection with the escape of Grover
Cleveland Bergdoll is contained in a
j report by twelve distinguished lawyers
i made public in Washington.
The Fifty-fourth District grand jury
of Waco Tex., will Investigate the
clash at Lorena between fifty odd Ku
Klux Klan paraders and a sheriff's
posse, in which Sheriff Buchanan of
McLennan county and Louis Crow,
local laundry proprietor, were dan
gerously wounded and eight other men
severely injured.
A new article will be introduced into
the Swiss Constitution to the effect
that factory owners and railway com
panies can ask their employees to
work 54 hours a week.
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Mike Gibbons in his climb toward the
j middleweight championship will try to
j eliminate Mike O’Dowd at Wichita,
I Kan., on October 18 in a fifteen-round
: boul.
I At Boston Rocky Kansas of Buf
falo wou the decision over Frankie
Britt of New Bedford. The boys, both
lightweights, boxed ten rounds.
Arrangements for the trip of the
Boston College eleven to Dallas, Tex.,
where it will meet Baylor University
on October 15, were announced by
Graduate Manager Frank Reynolds.
Tiie Lafayette College student body
built a big bonfire at Eastou, Pa., in
celebration of tiie victory of the foot
ball team on Saturday over the Uni
versity of Pittsburgh. Classes were
dismissed for the day by the college
Penn s football prospects were boost
ed somewhat when Tommy Cowell, the
192 pound tackle, was declared eligible.
Thirty thousand fans saw Babe Ruth
hit his fifty-ninth home run in the clos
ing game of the American League sea-
I son for tiie Yankees at the Polo
| Grouuds, New York. The pennant win
i ners defeated Boston 7 to 6.
Frank Kramer and Hans Ohrt de
cisively defeated Arthur and Willie
Spencer iu two straight heats of a one
| mile team mutch race at the Veio
! drome in Newark, N. J. A combina
| tion of speed and quick thinking won
j for Kramer and Ohrt and gained a
j great ovation from tiie fans,
j Yale soccer players are looking
I forward to a busy playing season.
| Walter Hagen, of Detroit, defeated
! Cyril Walker iu the semi-final match
! for the Professional Golfers’ Associa-
I tion championship at Far Kockaway,
, L. I.
\ Grand Circuit racing came lo a
• close at Columbus, Ohio, with Peter
, Daw, by winning Hie 2:19 trot, gaiu-
I ing Hie distinction of having won three
| races during the meet, something
| never done before by any trotter in
t Hie history of Hie Columbus track.
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Continuing their advance against the
j Moorish tribesmen the Spanish troops
engaged the rebels along a front of
ten kilometers on the plains before
■ Zeiuan, inflicting casualties in killed
of mote than 1,090 upon the Moors.
I The action lasted fifteen hours.
Tiie Irish Republican Army is car
rying on Us training openly and with
out and newspaper cor
respondents were taken to a lonely
spot among the Dublin mountains,
known as Sleepy Gap, to watch two
battalions of volunteers training. More
1 than 799 boys and men were on parade.
Kirche, French aviator, won the
Deutsch Cup at Etampes, France. His
j time for 199 miles was 1 hour, 4 min
! utes and 39 seconds.
: Professor Cical, French surgeon, as
. I sens a culture of animal blood inject
ed in the immediate neighborhood of a
tumor will effect a cure. He says in
I many cases where an X-ray failed,
! cures were effected by the method.
After a meeting of the Sinn Fein
I Cabinet, in Dublin, Ireland, Eamon de
I Valera, President of the Irish Repub
■ lie, accepted Prem’jr Lloyd George’s
, i Invitation to a peace conference in
| London on October 11.
I Dr. Koppanyi of Vienna, who ■ suc
j cessfully cured blindness in animals by
i transplanting eyes, believes that it is
' possible to restore human sight iu the
same manner. By grafting the eye of
an animal, preferably a dog, sight may
he restored to blinded humans.
On a seeded acreage of 19,363,099
acres, the wheat yield for Saskatche
wan, Canada, this year is estimated by
A. E. Wilson, Dominion Grain Commis
sioner, to he fourteen bushels to the
acre, making 145,082,999 bushels. Mr.
i Wilson placed the aggregate wdieat
i yield for Alberta province at 45,909,990
I bushels.
i A general strike lias been called at
| Trieste, Italy, because of the govern
j ment’s withdrawal of construction of
I 24 ships.
It was announced in Rome that Italy
would Join with other Allied Powers in
i mediating between Hungary and Aus
| tria for settlement of the dispute over
i Burgenlaud (West Hungary).
■ The German-Amcrienn peace treaty
! was ratified by the Reichstag in Berlin,
i The Reichstag Committee on Foreign
i j Affairs, In Us report upon the treaty,
i had repoaiiriartCled ratification. The
. tieaiy sjh*ci'in Her*in on AvifUSf
Urges Governors and Mayors to
Carry Out Washington Con
ference’s Proposals.
Clearing House for Information to As
sist Program Will Be Established.
Bond Issue to Finance Public
Works During Depression.
Washington. —Governors and mayors
throughout the country were asked by
President Harding In a public state
ment to organize In each community
machinery for the correction of eco
nomic conditions along lines worked
>ut by the unemployment conference
The conference, the President de
clared, had demonstrated that condi
tions could not be met properly with
out local co-operation. He announced
:hat a central agency would be main
tained here under auspices of the con
ference to give national co-ordination
co the rehabilitation effort.
The President’s statement said:
“The conference which I recently
summoned to Washington to advise as
to the unemployment situation has
demonstrated that an unusual volume
of unemployment exists, and that pend
ing the recuperation of trade the sit
- uation cannot- be met, in due regard
to our obligations and necessities, j
without a much more than usual or
ganization throughout those states and
municipalities where unemployment
has reached considerable proportions.
“The conference has recommended
a plan of organization which has had
the support of commercial, manufac
turing, professional and labor repre
sentatives of the country. It is high
ly necessary that more accurate
knowledge should he had through
such organization of the volume and
necessities of the unemployed. It is
essential that the co-operation of all
sections of each community should he
brought into action behind such or
ganization to provide work and assist
ance that we may pass through Hie
coming winter without great suffering
and distress.
“It is of national importance that
every community should at once un
dertake such organization in order that
the nation may be protected as a
whole. Moreover, the thorough com
-1 mitment to such a task Is sure to start
a thousand activities which will add to
our common welfare.
“I therefore appeal to the governors
and mayors of the nation that they
should take the steps recommended by
the conference.
“In order Hint there may be unity
of action by all the forces which may
1 be brought to hear, whether govern
! mental or private, tiie unemployment
conference is establishing an agency
in Washington through which appro
-1 j priate co-operation can be promoted
i and through which reports on progress
I and suggestions may be given general
' I circulation and co-operation. 1 trust
1 this agency will lie supported In this
1 Final plans for Hie Central Employ
ment Agency are completed, confer
ence officials said, and Secretary Hoo
ver has made an announcement out
-1 lining the character of t lie organiza
tion. Colonel Arthur Woods, former
police commissioner of New York, is
! 1 understood to be under consideration
* | for appointment as head of the agency.
1 | Advisability of a federal bond issue
• to create a fund for making loans to |
> aid municipal public works in years of j
depression when jobs are scarce is mi- !
der consideration by subcommittees of
tiie conference.
> I Such a proposal has been suggested
( to the conference as part of a plan for j
| permanent safeguards against bad
’ years for the nation’s workers. No
estimate of how many millions of dol
! lars would he required for such a fund
I has been made as yet. The plan con
stitutes one of the recommendations
of the conference advisory committee.
Steps have been taken by city offi
cials of Boston and Cleveland to put
into effect the emergency relief pro
. gram adopted by the conference. Sec
retary Hoover announced, adding that
’ he bad been informed unofficially that
Portland, Ore., and Milwaukee were
working along the same lines.
Exchange Now Chief Rival to German
National Lottery.
Berlin. —Wild gambling in the Ger
t man mark is featuring the bourse
, again. The mark was kicked about, al
j ternately dropped and boosted as if it
were an object iu a football scrim
, mage,
, It finally came officially to rest at
| 127% to the dollar.
5 The mark is rapidly becoming the
, chief rival of the national lottery for
, Two Die in the Destruction of Old
ji National.
. Washington.—With the loss of J . :o
lives, the historic National Hotel, at
j Pennsylvania avenue and Sixtli street,
N. V/., was destroyed by a spectacular
fire. George Mason, thirty-five, Up
perville, Vn., was suffocated to deai’i
' in his room on the second floor. In a
room on the same floor was found the
' charred bodj of Miss Catherine Dean,
j twenty-four, Ashland, 0., telephone
switchboard operator.
1 WORLD’S 6,000,000 SOLDIERS
| Number of Men Under Arms in Four
teen Leading Nations.
Washington.—The active armies of
1 the fourteen most important nations
of Hie world include approximately
r 6,000,090 men, according to figures ob
tained * ere.
v With the inclusion of land arma
ments In the agenda of the confer
-1 ence on the limitation of armaments,
* these are the figures with which it is
* expected (he asseßthithl Will
i lihvf io tlerti,
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One of English Aris
tocracy Now In Trade
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Hon. Mrs. C. W. Buberly, daughter ;
of the late Lord Nunburnholme, and i
thrice married, has opened an antique |
shop in Soho square, London.
Republicans Offer One and Demo
crats the Other as Re
lief Measures.
Washington.—Two separate tax pro- I
j grams as substitutes for most of the |
| levy provisions in the pending revenue
1 bill were presented to the senate, one ,
from the Republican side and one ;
from the Democratic side. Senator ;
Smoot of Utah proposed:
A manufacturers’ sales tax of 3 per |
cent on articles as finally finished
or produced for consumption or use. j
A repeal of all of the special wear j
taxes, of whatever nature. Including !
the excess profit and transportation
Retention of the existing 10 per cent
income tax on corporations.
Senator Smoot proposed no change
in the*committee plan with regard to j
individual income taxes or the exist- j
ing tobacco, liquor and inheritance j
Senator Simmons of North Carolina
A graduated Income tax on corpora
tions ranging from 12 y 2 to 25 per cent
in lieu of the excess profits tax.
Restoration of the income surtax
rates to a maximum of 52 per cent
on incomes in excess of $500,000.
Repeal of the transportation taxes
on freight, passenger and Pullman ac
Retention of the corporation capi
tal stock tax.
Repeal of the $2,000 exemption al- j
lowed corporations,
j That individual exemptions be con- |
I fined to incomes below $20,000.
Slight reductions in the normal rates j
i on incomes below $20,000.
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CHICAGO.—Vice President Murdock,
i of the Brotherhood of Trainmen, says 1
! that if a strike is called, no effort will |
be made by the unions to penalize the i
j country’s traffic, but that the strike ac- |
j tivities will be concentrated on certain j
j roads.
MANILA, P. I.—The Philippine gov
! eminent will lend $4,000,000 to sugar i
1 planters in the Islands to save their
i sugar crop.
INDIANAPOLI S—A resolution
! adopted by tlie United Mine Workers |
| of America in conference here urged
j nationalization of coal mine of the I
1 United States.
LONDON.—President Harding has
; made a direct personal appeal to Pre
: mier Lloyd George to attend the dis- |
j armament conference at ’ ’ashingtou, j
i according to the Sunday Chronicle.
PARlS.—Speaking slowly and em
| phatlcally obviously weighing every |
; word, with vigor, beiyh.g Ids eighty
j years, Clemenceau, unveiling a statue
lof himself at St. Mercine, formally |
I cast his hat again into the interna
j tloual political arena.
BERLlN.—Street car fare in Berlin
has been increased to 1 mark 30 pfen- |
nigs, a 300 per cent increase since the j
; outbreak of the revolution.
OTTAWA. —Income tax payments
S throughout Canada for the fiscal year
I 1920-1921 amounted to $46,331,806.
WACO, TEX.—Five men were
i wounded in a gun fight between a ;
j sheriff’s posse and participants in a :
i Ku Klux parade at Lorena, fourteen |
miles south of here.
GENEVA.—Great Britain and France
i will raise at Washington the question
|of the adherence of the United States
; to the League of Nations, if this comes
as a surprise to the Washington Ad
i ministration it is nevertheless the de- i
\ vision of the London and Paris gov-
I ernmeuts have reached.
McPherson, kan.—Fred e. Em*. :
| colonel of the Fourth Kansas Infantry I
I and a major during the war, died when j
he fell over a rug in his home while !
hunting for a uiglar and h.s own J
automatic pistol was discharged. The
bullet penetrated Ids heart. Colonel |
Ellis was in National Guard for years, j
BERLIN —Reichstag ratified Ger
man-Auierican peace ticaty.
NEW YORK. —American Red Cross
says relief operations among the 17,-
Ql)i) destitute Kasdan refugees con
i teptrated at Constantinople can only
j b (MmUmifiU a UH'A tOHgPr iwiihw!
filth}* j!re Miilillliff jfiiL
Pershing Lays Congressional
Medal of Honor on His Tomb.
Urges Limited Armament.
American Ambassador Calls France
"the Color Guard of the Army of j
Hope”—soo Rhine Veterans
Accompany Pershing.
Paris.—Paris, famous for iti impres- j 1
sive ceremonies, has just witnessed the I
most significant and dramatic scene f
the city has known, and certainly the
most important symbol of amity be
tween two nations since the end of the
The United States, personified by
General Pershing and more than 500
upstanding, magnificent appearing
American soldiers, stood before the
Arc de Triomphe to honor France’s j
“Unknown Soldier.” Frenchmen and |
Americans alike found their eyes dim
med with emotion over the setting and
the ceremony.
Pershing’s speech brief though it
was, was masterful, coming from the
lips of such a soldier as he stood at
the tomb of France’s unknown poilu.
General Pershing’s words not only
were a tribute to France’s hundreds
of thousands of dead, but they also
were a soldierly, straight from the |
shoulder appeal which may be echoed j
in the Washington arms limitation con- ]
ference next month.
Standing erect, though appearing 1
slightly older than when he stood be- j
fore tlie tomb of Lafayette here in !
July, 1917, General Pershing spoke di
rectly toward France’s symbol of sac
rifice lying below him, while France’s i
highest officials, among them President !
Mlllerand and Marshal Foch, listened I
a few feet away.
“In your heart there is malice to- j
ward none, but charity for all,” the |
American general told the Unknown \
Soldier of France. “It is this spirit, j
tills alone, which will establish confl- |
dence among nations. You fought |
against the calamity of war but your |
work will not be complete until the
burdens which preparation impose are
lifted from the shoulders of all peo
“You gave your life for peace but |
your gift will be barren unless the
generous spirit of unselfish co-opera- |
tion arises to take the place of hatred, j
“Your allied comrades remember \
with deep emotion how you cheered {
them as you fell. They praise your I
gallant deeds while they renew their j
vows of allegiance to the principles j
for which you fought.”
The hour of 9 in the morning found
the Place de la Concorde filled with j
soldiers whose equipment scintillated |
In the radiant sun. Lining the famous |
Champs Elysees along ‘its entire stretch j
of a mile to the Place de I’Etoile in i
the center of which stands the Arc de I
Triomphe were French infantrymen ;
with bayonets glistening. Fully 10,(XX) ;
French troops lined the Place de la I
Concorde and the Champs Eylsees, but j
they left the place of honor to the 500 !
Americans who surrounded the arch j
as a guard of honor.
Grouped tinder the arch were the |
| ministers of the French government, .
I Ambassador Jusserand and other high I
j ranking officials, and with them Mar- |
i shal Foch. The civil officials were
| high hatted and in conventional garb, i
| and their funereal appearance was in
slurp contrast with that of the gold
; hatted marshals and generals wearing
i their medals on brlllian uniforms,
j Soon after these notables gathered ’
ar. automobile bearing General Per
shing, Ambassador Herrick and Gen.
H. T. Allen, commander of the Ameri- .
i can army on the Rhine, arrived, close*
! ly followed by President Mlllerand and 1
j Minister of War Barthou, who had !
| passed before the troops grouped about j
j the Unknown Soldier’s resting place. |
1 General Pershing followed, deliver- j
j ing in a strong voice th i words which ;
| the French government, will order i
i printed and posted throughout France, i
; At the conclusion of his speech the j
| general pinned the Congressional Med- 1
; al of Honor, the highest tribute the
i American government can pay, on the
small silk cushion lying on a table be- i
i side the tomb. As lie did so he ut
i tered these words:
“In the name of the President and
the people of the United States, as a
token of our perpetual belief In the j
righteousness and justice of the cause !
for which you died, as a mark of re
* spect and admiration to your country
; men, I place this Congressional Medal
| of Honor upon your tomb.”
Minister Barthou thanked the Amerl
i can government in behalf of France
I and sketched the co-operation of
America in the war and France’s prob-
I lems for the future.
The ceremony ended, the officials
■ stood with their hacks to the Arc de
| Triomphe while the troops passed. i
Release of Agricultural Labor Swells
Unemployment Ranks.
Washington.—The increase in the
! unemployment figures in Italy during
August is due to the realese of agri
cultural labor after the summer work. .
A further increase in unemployment |
may he expected after the cessation
■ of vintage and other agriculture. The
, new United States immigration law
| directly affects Italian labor, as in
previous years the fall surplus of labor
1 tended to emigrate to this country.
| Has Credit Balance With France. Al
lied Body Reports.
Paris. —The French government has ’
; suffered another financial disillusion
ment. The Germans, Instead of having
to pay a percentage on the value of
exportations on November 15, will ac
lually not have to pay a cent. Ger
many has already sent France supplies :
in excess of the contract. The French
government expected two billion marks
! ip gold, which Wf\g to ho maul to hftl
Rare I lie i“ftileli hiiQjtei. j
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President of Italian Senate
Lecturing in United States
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Signor Toiamaso Tittoni, president
of the Italian senate, who has been
in tbe United States lecturing on the
economic, financial and social aspects
of Italian life.
Emergency Agencies to Find
Work for Idle, Part
of Program.
Washington. Tentative recommen
dations for providing work for the
nation's unemployed workers, estimat
ed at 3,700,000 to 4,000,000, were com
pleted for submission to the national
conference on unemployment.
The recommendations, drawn up by
the conference’s steering committee on
the basis of reports from the various
other conference committees, were
characterized as an emergency pro
gram and said to be based on the prin
ciple that unemployment is in the main
a problem for solution by the indivld
! ual communities, the federal and state
! governments aiding in such ways as
i possible.
Establishment of representative
| emergency committees in the comma
| nities to co-ordinate the work of find
j ing jobs for the involuntary idle and
for registration of the unemployed was
I understood to he recommended as the
1 initial step in the relief program. Oth-
I er recommendations were understood
1 to include:
Publication of the number of unem
ployed by tin individual communities.
Establishment of part-time work by
i manufacture!s, -thus increasing the
number of workers used by each plant.
Operation of factories and mills lu
| the making of stock where possible.
1 Continuation of repair and similar
| work on a normal scale.
Doing of repair and alteration work
I by office building, hotel and home own
j ers during the coming winter instead
! of in the spring as usual,
j Expansion of street, sewerage, re
pair and building work of municipall- j
I ties to the maximum volume.
Establishment of part-time work by j
1 municipalities.
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Emergency legislation dealing with the j
foreign exchange situation in ad- j
vance of the enactment of the perma- |
i nent tariff bill is now under consid- |
| Appointment of John Barton Payne, j
former secretary of the interior and
| chairman of the shipping Board as
chairman of the Central Committee '
of the American Red Cross was an- I
| nounced at the White House.
House Ways and Means Committee ;
approved extension of the emergency ;
tariff from November 27 until the j
permanent tariff law is finally pass- !
Chemical warfare service department i
announced poison ga; will hereafter i
be transferred into delicate perfumes I
i instead of destroying it.
President Harding returned to Wash
ington, after visiting Wilderness Run,
Va., Civil War battlefield, where
United States m.-.rines are holding
With the house leaders returning to
resume regular business conferences
will be started with the senate lead
ers looking to a definite agreement
to adjourn Congress before the
armaments conferen-.e convenes, No
vember 11.
Federal farm loan bonds amounting to
$60,000,000 will be offered by Secre
tary Mellon, of the Treasury Depart
ment. The bonds will carry 5 per
cent interest and will be sold to the
public at par and ac~ru-d interest.
Hearings by the interdepartmental
committee created by Attorney Gen
eral Daugherty to consider the ques
tion of a modification of the “Big
Five” meat packers’ cour. decree will
not take place for about a month.
This delay will permit all parties
in the case an opportunity to prepare
for an appearance before the com
i mittee.
The American people were called upon
by President Harding, In a proclama
tion to offer a siient two minutes
prayer at noon on Armistice Day,
November 11, when the body of an
unknown American soldier, ailed in
France, will be laid to rest in Ar
lington National Cemetery with fit
ting ceremony.
Senate Finance Committee will resume
hearings on Republican teriff bil! on
November 1.
Charles W. Pugsley o. Lincoln, Neb.,
editor of the Nebraska Farmer, took
office as Assistant gecretury of AgrL
i culture,
Marlboro’ Garage
W. R. BUCK, Proprietor
I have secured the agency of ‘'The Cleveland Tractor”
which takes the place of both man and beast.
Authorized Ford Service Station and genuine Ford
parts for sale. New Ford Cars and Trucks for sale.
I have an up to date welding outfit and can weld all kinds of meta ,
Guaranteed work on any make car.
Goodyear, Hood, Portage and Hartford Tires.
FREE AIR. work done on short notice.
Square Deal Oarage ,
Phone Marlboro 49 UPPER MARLBORO, MO. I
OEOB9B A. RUTH, Chief Mechanic and Eleelricel Expert J. HEXRT DIGGS, Ant. j
1 gjWE SPECIALIZE IN Storage Battery Rebuilding, Charging, Light- j
■■ ing and Wiring.
|IWB REPAIR AND GUARANTEE Starters, Generators, Ignition
Generators and Magnetos,
UWB DO General Auto and Gas Engine Repairing at minimum cost to j
customer. All repair woik absolutely guaranteed against poor work- |
manship. Work by hour or contract as desired. [
fIBEGINNING about May 15. 1931. we will be equipped fer the follow- |
” i n^; Electric and Ascetylene Welding, Lead Burning, Brazing and j
We are at your service
m • *
1 Second Hand
John Deere 12 H. P.
Engine & Corn Mill
Perfect Running Condition
Must be sold AT ONCE
Mitchcllvillc Stores Co.
Phone Bowie 17F*2
iV p.. .. ail - i - -v- : lil , -.J; •
REV. A. NORMAN WARP, P. D., President
For Young Men and Young Women
in Separate Departments
Fifty-fifth Year Begins September 20. 1921
ADMISSION Graduates from approved four year H'gh Schools
admitted without condition*. Fifteen units required.
CURRICULUM up te date. Eight courses leading to A, B. denroe
grouped about these majors: English, History, or Political
Science Mathematics or Physics Chemistry or Biology, Latin
or Greek, Modern Languages, Education. Home Economics
(four years). Course* which prepare for Law, Theology, Mea
icine, Engineering mav bs elected. Special courses mbpeech,
Voice and Piano. Military Training, R. O. T O.
EQUIPMENT complete. Thirty acre Campus; a new athletic
field- c liege farm; modern buildings; comfortable living ac
commodation*; laboratories; library; gymnasium, power and
i lOOO feet above the sea in the highland*
of Maryland. Pure air, pure water charming scenery.
Thirty miles from Baltimore,
SCHOLARSHIPS. The charge for Tuition is $lOO Until Aug
ust 15ih Tuition Scholarships, good for one rear s regular
tuition, at any lime during the next twenty year* and trans
ferable, will be sold in any number for $75 each.
Prospectus for 1921-22 on application
a. a. A
i When Sorrow Visits Us ;
4 \s it does everyone some day, what a help it is to know ►
, that in our direst distress there is one we can lean upon. >
one we can depend upon to complete all arrangements with
symypathy and understanding to the last detail and at a
minimum cost, >
My prices for a complete Auto Funeral are away below >,
the prices asked in Washington and elsewhere. >,
. You cannot fail to see how unnecessary it is to leave the ►
community and depend upon strangers; such dependence >
oft times proves costly and unsatisfactory. ►
1 Undertaker - and • Embalm ,
4 Office and Chapel, SEAT PLEASANT, MD. (At Dist. Line) ►
Phone Hy allsville 800-b3
j TTyyT f f fTtTf VTVWyTTVff W’W'B
get busy, keep busy.
IS it permanent? You want a life-long <
business. You can get into such a *
business, selling more than 137 Wat- §
kins products direct to farmers if you c
own auto or team or can get one; if
you are under 60 and can give bond
with personal sureties. We back you *
with big selling help; 52 years in busi
ness: 20.000,000 users of our products.
Write for information where you can
gat territory. 3. R. Watkins C*.,
Sipftrtiaen* lII* Wtnop*. ■#•
NO. 40.
$250 52,500 ftret°^aort
gage, for 3 yet rs with 8 per cent, inter
est per annum payable sem'-aunuslly,
an improved real eatate in Prince
George's Couni y, Md . where security
si ample. Cbi-ges moderate.
Attorney at Law,
Upper Mar.bcro’jMd., sad
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