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t 1 1 i ATTEND THE BUG CATAWBA COUNTY FAIR AT HECECORY OCTOBER JIHTOW J, Alibi. ulJny(, before their ESTABLISHED SEPTEMBER Several Strike Leaders fZ7nn TMTTK I II II V New E0mt Made lofeT r l-illlillLlllff llffi 'BomMmmm -s Conference with Daniel Willard and Other Railroad Heads Southern Still Willing to Take Strikers Back on Good Terms fi,., ,:.,H'iaU'il Pits?.. Chi'nm', Svpt. o.--Several reprc ..,t:ii;v)". i'f tin- striking federated jhoi' cr.'it't were declared by John jo.it t et' t'ie American federation of labor In I'C in Baltimore in conference with tlic railroad heads for a uettlc- nu-nt ef tin' rail dispute. Mr. Sv.! t intimated that a proposal on what wm hoped the (strike could lit hn'tnl win prepared but he could put outline it. Should the meeting re sult in tli'i'inuc agreement, the policy committee will be called to meet to- niorrow, PI I'D IN NEW YORK !) tiiC ...i".'iiited Press; Vew 'ik, Sept G. If any con ferttiee iJ being held in Ualtimore bt'ttt'trn sinking shopmen and rail way lie.'iiK it involves only a few jtiilivi'hiii! n;U and does not involve Miyn Mttlement of the strike ona jiatioii-witle basis, it was said todaj at headquarters of the associaV-1" railway t-Necaties. WILLARD NOT TALKING By tli? Associated Press. . Waiihin.Tton, Sept. C. At the mo ment when impending rumors of par- tia! c,Ui'writ of the rail strike', were in cifitilation, W. if. Johnson," presi-" dT.t of the international association o wHi'hinist, cue of the largest of seven railroad unions now on strike t"k (" ,-iun to disappear completely. Mr, Johnson's associates and his family professed ignorance as to his KllWalinLltS. .Mini tn the mystery was the estab lifhfil fait that Mr. Johnson had a .wnh'i'ri'T yesterday with Secretary H'our !ie!':ne he dropped out of fight sri'lttw r'P'Ht.'d to have declared thai everything looked good. Whether 11. M. Jewell wa3 in dom pnny witii Mr. .Johnson or whether the shop leaders were seeking rail rwid mari;r,ei .1 was lost in the rumors in circulation. Southern Agreeable Th Southern Flailioad, whose pro . si'lfr.t, Fairfax Hanison, had offerer tn stttli; with shopmen on the basis f itivini; litem everything their, lead ers hfld aerejited as satisfactory in a national, .-.ettlcment, has not been approaehe'l. The management, while still en RasUn eniployiiiing new men, is able to make the original offer to hia men. By the Associated Press. N'ow York, Sept. 0. Initiation of prowdipgs for the impeachment of Attorney (ieticFal Daiigherty and Fed trl 'luilyie Wilkerson of Chicago on gi'o'ind that the strike injunction Knmted ,y the judge was unconstitu tional was urged on Senator .Borah lra telegram dispatched today by Johfl J. Dowil, chairman of the general strike cnniniiU'..e 0f tht. eastern railroad shop- ( Thix injunction, the message said, not only violated freed', of ?P'''!h( aH-mhlage and the press, yutha;; made the department of just M'I the court accessories to the nunc of union smashing which a smull Kioup of railroad executives ei" Peking to perpetrate at the ex pense f the nation. Such conduct tan "f,t and imwt n.f ir.. iinvi.Kulfiil bv ii r""ple. TIMK AMI CHANGE Tiy, what in the world has become V'ttr watch? The one you used to had a handsome gold jCase." . ' Know it did. but circumstances "'"'i " aseH.-i'hiladelphia Telegraph. WMS DAUGHEHTY I JUDGE OUSTED KOllf II, 1915 Said to Be in Baltimore in By the Associated Press. Athens, Sept. G. Fresh attacks by the Turkish nationalists have been repulsed by the Greeks who have in-j flicted severe casualties on the Kem alists, according to an official state ment issued last night. "The number of the enemy killed and wounded exceeds 10,000," the state ment says. "Our forces are in good con dition. "The enemy has not yet occupied Eskysher, although the town has been evacuated by the Greeks. "The massacres and persecutions of the Christians in the evacuated dis tricts continue. A considerable number of refugees are -following our retreat ing army. "In general the military situation was regarded in official and other circles as continuing .to improve and the position of the forces cast of Smyr na is considered satisfactory." COTTON Py the Associated Press. New York, Sept. G. There was n further decline in the cotton market today during the early, trading and re newed hedge soling and scattered li quidation. The market recovered a few oints on trade buying and covering. Open ... L 20.93 21.10 21.03 lLl.10 . 21.12 Close 20.60 20.86 20.G0 20.84 20.06 October December . January March May Hickory cotton 20 cents. IS OUT OF ORDER By the Associated Press. Washington, . Sept. 6. Thg injunc- tion obtained by the government against the striking railroad shopmen was declared today in the senate by, " v : n HI'" if 9 c sb n " .'-.'iu mn it : " : ": 1 , GREEKS PULLING TOGETHER IN AiliR S NITI Senator Robinson, Democrat of Ark- the American Legion Auxiliary. JWed ansas, to be violative of both the con- al and trophies will be awarded to stitution and the Clayton anti- trust act. The Arkansas senator said the in junction abridged the right of the freedom of speech, freedom of the nrcss and the right to assemble, He argued also that it violated the Clay ton act permitting laborers to assem- We,and act together without prosecu tionr oooLlmtli7 FOR ANOTHER TRIP By the Associated Press. San Diego, Cal., Sept. G.-Having eaten today his first breakfast since starting his airdash from the Atlantic to the Pacific, Lieutenant Doohttle, having completed his preparations, was ready to report for duty again, lieu tenant Poolittle showed no signs that ha was worried about his new task and to the rules of the flying game he ought to be. anxious about the flight for he has plenty of time anA intends 'to take it in easy stages, ;,toud nf one stop, as on his flight 1HO VVMM - - from ocean to -ocean yesterday. HICKORY, 111 1 ' 11 I Z M Iri i 3 s! : 3 II - i . 2- fcnjjsbury, X... 'w. . .Sont. ' 6. Jr,hr llir.i .fiTrifi'iii '::"'rrn WES Ey the Associated Press. Rio de Janerio, Sept. 6. Guns boomed irom the warships of eight nations when the U. S. ship Maryland l , , . . i yesterday carrymg Secretary Hughes and the American mission to the tuicieu uie naioor oi nto cie .janerio Brazilian celebration, i The steamship Pan-America, which crougnt ivir. Jtiughes trom Iew lork, overtook the Maryland and Nevada just before they reached, here and the secretary was transferred to the Maryland. Although the United States has noc recognized the Mexican government the gunboat flying the Mexican flag saluted and the Nevada returned the salute by order of the secretary of state, who told admiral Jones diplo matic technicalities should be waved since the vessels were in a foreign harbor. ... By rjie Associated iPress. Warsaw, N. C.,' Sept. 6. The search for a man reported to have attack ed a nrominent vouhsr woman near here last night was practically abandoned . today when a doctor who examined the woman expressed the belief that she had suffered an hallucination. A young woman was heard to scream, early last night" after she had gone t the back porch of her home to' get a drink of water. She told those who went to her rescue that she had been attacked by a man, but was unable to Mini iTTinirn urn IV Hii fll iHullLU nLR give a desci'iption. j Jackson, Miss., Sept. 6. Sevised of- A posse with bloodhounds was quick-f fieial returns today from 75 of the ly organized and the surrounding . 82, counties in the state 29 complete country was searched. (and 46 incomplete! show Hubert D. i j Stevens leading James K. Vardaman LEGIONNAIRES HAVE j by 10,876 votes in the contest for the , GOLF TOURNEY s Democratic nomination for United lir5po& fpiS ?or;Ntej senator voted on in yesterday's lively competition at the American ; run-off primary. . I lpo'inTi national ronvpntion coif tour-I f - " - - C5 f nament over the New Or.eans country; club course October 16,17, 18 and 19. : The tournament will be open to all (American Legion members and -mem bers of the Legion Auxiliary. I The qualifying round will be ' eighteen holes, with the lowest sixty- four qualifying. The final round will """ OA mn-Aiioi iui vw three eompetitions. men of the Legion women of the Legion, and women of event. fS3I Nelson M. Whitney, a member of the American team at the Olympic games and former golf champion of the south, will be in charge of the Legion tournament. IN RECORDER'S COURT Tom Whitener, a farmer who form erly lived across 'the Sojith Fork river, ; was triea ior auaowwiiiiieni auu support in recorder's court yester day and sentenced to two years on the roads. He took an appeal. Whiten er". who is about 50 years of age, has been in Georgia for the past two years. He has" a dozen or more chil dren. " . Several other cases, most-of them drunks.; were disposed of yssterday By the Associated Press. Washington, Sept. 6. Erection of a new hospital to cftst C$750,000 for disabled sendee men in the fourth district comprising Virginia, Mary land, West Virginit and the District of Columbia will be bimjf as a : site is obtained, Director Forbes announc ed today. SOON TO ERECT FDR FOURTH DISTRICT N. Cr WE D N E0$1fcE V EN 1 N G, n.usbury, -x..-,. ...b;?p iop, .lon! postoffics emplovc,'- was found g'.'Ilty of anfeanlt on Rev. Tor.i P.; Jir,iaon, jastol ' pi ' . tha Centra! Meth.idist cliurc rat Spencer, an. raor al leader of 't-i;dng shopmen, arid w.no''iiu'd"$r,Ovv;05.t3 by Co. Judge T. Ck ':D. Furr ;m eourity timriVthi momingv Sloop plded gmkyX'-. No diiopdnrs :oSH5rvrf " af' fi'J'-. i-'.i 'although hundred Of personSithron-' ed the court r.o0m?f or the proceedings j Both the prosecuting. witness and the defendant took the stand f j iur. . u unison was..' attacked on Ite main ,tr8et of this city on August 21 5,iuji u;;i ' Tl - t: i. i , , , . . muiocu .oioop wnp ex- plained that he was "tired of Jimj son's abusing i)copH.e.'? . . i iuumugij . no aeimite, ngures on the enrollment at the various Hickorv sciftols could be furnished this after noon, Superintendent Carver said A 14-1- 1 . J.J! !. - every building was , crowded and 'the attendance, would run 100 more than last year. He expected at. least 1,500. Many of the children were shifted from one room to another today and . it was impossible to make art accurate count because of trjjs fact. The fig ures will be available tomorrow. Children and -parents were "'busy this af ternooirgettll" book3 anif pre paring for regular' work. lAU teachers, were s on ', hand this morning and welcomed the boys ano A girls back to their , lessons STEVENS LEADING VHMY By the Associated Press ' ; , ens w ? aii--STiT By the Asosciated Press. 1 Fort Washington, N. Y.; Sept. 6. Glenn H. Curtiss, famous aviator, made a flight of 40 seconds today in a marine ' glider over the waters of Manhassef bay. It was said to Kave been the first time that a glider had ever risen from the water. V . 1 , By the Associated Press.- ,.; , . Washington, Sept. 6. Appointment Qf W. A. Clark, of Raleigh,; N. C, to fill the next vacancy on the tariff commission, was recommended today by Senatofr Simmons, Democrat of North Carolina. Mr. Clark is now employed by tthe commission in an advisory capacity. . . ;w THREE PERSONS DIE IN POLITICAL FEUD By the Associated Press. T Houston, Tex , Sept.-6. Three per sons were killed, one stabbed and:an other shot last night at Seely, Austin I county, Texas,-as a result of a political feud, between two families. The feud was fought out n the streets of Seely. HICKORy PyBLIC SCiOiiE OFFTDQAY. mum pi 'mm-. ? SEPTEMBER JB, 1922. With tha largest enrollment in the history, ot" the institution, the formal Cohege . was ou sel ved in the" .'chancl this mornine at y o'clock. Ths program wao'.tmusu- c..iy intSsstingl old and new 'mem bers of the i.viijty, visitors and oth ers pledging . 'their., -interest in the col lege, ana students 'and a few minutes later the many young women and men were at work ' in - the class room. It was a happy occasion. '.. - Dr; John C. Feery, pres'dent, in aroduced.'the speakers. Dr. - Tliuus B. Peary '"read" the scvioture feson,"the .Parable oi' the Talents,- and -' tha? furnished solid food ior several other' speakers. : ... v. ; Mayor M. H. Yount, the first speaker, gavve the new students . a hearty welcome to Hickory,- declared he was glad the institution was here, and asserted thaFapplied Christianity was the need of thq, world. He told the young women and men who sat before them that they could bury their talents or;eouid multiply them during the current year and urged them to use their time to the best advantage, Rev, Walter W. Rowe, an alumnus of the college, and pastor of Corinth Reformed chui-cfy, alsb extended a cordial welcome to both old and new students and in the lines of Henry Van Dyke gave the '.'Life's Com pass:" -"Four things a man must learn to do If he - would make his ;v record true: . ; To think without confusion clearly r To love his fellow-men sincerely, To act from honest motives purely, To trust in -God and Heaven securely." Mr. D. W. Aderholdt, a member ol the board of trustees, in greeting the students, told , them - what the board and faculty were trying to do : for them and went over some of the needs of, the college. These .,-included two dormitories, a home for the president and a fine arts? 'building and Mr. Aderholdt said a new. girls? dormitory would be built. He referred to the high taiWiMp- is rated as high as any college m the. state, ; and urged the young men and women to employ their time so well that when they leave they could take their rightful place in the life of the community and the state. He urged them to be boosters, never kickers. New members of the faculty were presented: Prof F. Grover Morgan chair of education, an old friend re turned; Rev. Paul Sieg, business man ager;'. Miss Rachel Crigler, associate instructor, m piano, and Mr. Normar D. LaMotte, coach. All received hearty applause: " Here President Peery varied the program by calling on the editor ot the Record for a talk, first explaining the limitations of the scribe. For , the Record Editor Farabee extended a hearty welcome to the students and pledged the support .of the ' paper, to the college in all its activities. Dr. . W. A. Deaton spoke on the value of grit. He urged the import ance of this ..sticking quality aF through college, pleading : with the young folks: not to fall by the wav They.; can make good if they will show their grit. :x :.;.-'.-' . '; : Fon Holy Trinity Lutheran churcr, Rev. : C. R. W.- Regley : gaAe the students a hearty welcome, invited them, to attend service there and pledged the cooperation of his church in making the college greater, r President Peery announced that the' students came this s year from eight .tate and two foreign countries. The i' preparatory department has been cut I out this year and -'the enrollment -V larger than ever. . The. freshman, class is unusually large and ther are ad ditions to al! the other classes. He referred to. ! the opportunities before the students and told them that they are ' writing Itheir - recommendations, every day. At the end of each term many students" ask for letters and he wanted to impress on them the fact 'that -their daily conduct and work rt the class room would furnish the basis, of any recommendations the faculty could give. . The singing was good, the talks inspiring and the exercises appropri ate. All members of the faculty were on the platform .and were given a warm? reception. ' -"-J r WRECKERS BUSY ON a By the Associated Press. Jacksonville, Fla., Sept 6. ;Derail ment of the Southern Railway . Royal Palm Limited northbound for Cincin nati just outside the yards last night resulted from the activities of wreck ers, local officials in the : Southern Railway offices announced today, Several cars left the rails but re mained unright, the Limited - having been running slowly. ' ( OUTRE 1 RAILWAY Striking Shopmen and Railroad Executives Join in Denying Rumors of Renewed Ef forts to End Trouble Jewell Still Cannot Be Found ; ; by; federal Agents; ; ON BROADER (last Friday, had been in Baltimore Plans for the annual Catawba in conference with Daniel Willard, head county fair , are on a . far broader of the Baltimore and Ohio, were" de scope than oi any fair of previous' v , years ; and when the big fair opens !ied b-v Mr" llIard here on October 3 it will be reprc-j . ith rail heads asserting they sentative of all parts. . of -the coun-( knew of no new peace move, John ties which are to take part. Owing. S(rtff Rprpt.arv j T ur.r to the nearness oi Caldwell, Burke nnd Alexanaer counties it was decided no i . 1 i I . 1 l 11 to make the fair too local and these counties . were invited to some in. Mrs. John W. Robinson, secretary of the association and the 'presidenc, Mr. Robinson, have been working steadily in the interest of tbo fair for months and practically ail plans have been completed. Some good pre miums s have been offered and the premium list contains many items of interest to those who expect to niaka exhibits at the fair. Special railroad rates from, a wide radius will add interest and will be a greater drawing card for the f,air. An excellent corps of judges and superintendents of the different de partmente , have been selected. Mr. Eugene Hawn will be superintendent of the: field and garden crops display. Mrs. C. E. Smyre is superintendent of the catt? : depaifment. Mr. . Colon M. 6dvfttrbe surrntetideiit' of ;rth- horses, mules, sheep and swine de-1 partment 'and county agent, J. 'W. Hendricks will have charge ol the poultry department. : In the : pantry department Mrs.' E. N.. Carr will be in charge while the needlework de partment will be looked after by Mrs. E. L. Shuford. A depai'trnent that is entirely hew is the, arts, crafts ; and floral, department jvith Mrs. A,' C Hewitt in charge. Mrs. Harris , is superintendent of the education de partment. Another department that is new this year is the bench show (; de partment superintendent by Mr, A.; O.s Yount. The department for home demonstration: '-'class, members only will be in charge of the home de monstration agent while Mrs. Alice Bassett' public health nurse will be in charge of the . public health .de partment. ' . " FRENCH SAY IRKS ARE BADLY BEATEN By the Associated Press. . v Paris, Sept. 6. Latest advices reach ing official circles here from Asia Minor declare that all that regains of the Greek army are 100,000 men fleeing in utter rout. The advices de clare it probable, that only half that number of Greeks will reach the sea, as organized units of Turks are now within -50 miles of Smyrna and 4t miles. of the sea of Mormora. ': The Turkish advance since the 'of fensive was launched ten days ago is stated ,to be more than 130 miles, which experts-here say is one of the fastest advances in the historyoi all wars. ' - ' LA FDLLETTE BEATS .. "i.-; . - .fI..,. i " . ; ... '- BILY By the Associated Press. 1 s Milwaukee, Wis., Sept. 6. Indica tions early thip morning were : that Senator Robert M. LaFollette had been nominated in the primaries jesterday over W. A. Canfieldas Republican candidate for United States senator. According ; to the " returns, it ap pears that ' the I people of this state had endorsed the issues advocated by LaFollette at Washington. There were r Opposition to - the Esch-Cummins act, Newberryism, the four power trea ty and his opposition to the policies of President Harding. OPPONENT WBATOE3 Generally f ais tonight and -V, Thursday. No change in temperature. PRICE FIVE CENTS. . By the Associated Press. . Chicago, Sept. G. Leaders of the railway shopmen's strike and railway executives were in accord today in de- ; nials that there wras a new effort to settle the dispute. Reports that Burt M. Jewell, head of. the shop crafts organization, who has been absent from strike, headquar- iei suite uie lujunuiiuii was granieu , , . - V ;i ' , , president of the railway employes' department of the American federa tion of labor, denied that a call had been issued from headquarters for a ' meeting of the policy committee to morrow. Other union officials, declared to reveal the whereaobuts of Mr. Jewell Vague and uncertain rumors said he had been in "the east". Mr. Scott said he had heard nothing from Mr. . Jewell in sevarl days. Mr. McGrath said that rumors of a contemplated meeting Thursday was a plot tot deceive the shopmen. Meanwhile federal , agents awaited the return of Mr. Jewell to serve n him the injunction writ. an(i director of industrial develop ment of the Georgia and Florida rail road shot and killed himself today, v. He left a note to his family saying" "Goodbye." .',. yf ' : '.' i a j: . ' J, . WEST HICKORY YOUTH - INJURED ON TRAIX Coy Benfield, a West Hickory youth, is in a High Point hospital as the result of being knocked 'from Southern Railway tracks yesterday by passenger train No,. 38. It was consid- . ered marvellous that the young man, a son of Mr. Mark Benfield, was not killed Reports frcm High Point today said that Benfield continued to hold hid own. Details, of the , accident are lacking. - -r-iil "v-.' :- City council last night agreed to ap point a committee to visit the prop erty of John H. Huggins and Garland Yount, who live near the disposal plant, and determine the-value of their prop- erty, assess the damage if .any, to it as a result of the odors from the plant and report back with a view to nak-; ing a settlement.' ; . Messrs. Huggins and Yount appear-, ed before the board with their coun sel, Chas. W. Bagby,,and through him submitted two propositions. One was for the city to buy the property out-, rights $3,000 for Mr.- Huggins' place and $1,500 for Mr. Yourrt's. The other was for them to name a man, the city another and the two a third to inves tigate and fix damages, their verdict to be binding: on both parties. The city agreed to look into .the val ue of the property then take up a prop osition with the owners. The odor, from the plant is said to be very objectionable' and it was the . opinion of the board that it was caused by dye waters being ernpited into the sewer. . , , . J. D. .Elliott, C. L. Mosteller and : Philip Suttlemyre appeared ' befpre council and filed a petition for, a new sidewalk on Tenth , avenue, in IroAt of their business property., Mr. ;; El liott said he would erect a; building' adjoining that of the new Mosteller wholesale house and : it ' was ' agreed that the property-owners and the city 1 go half and half in "raising the sidewalk..-. - - : ! .-.'.' ' John Huffman presented a petition for making Twentieth : street pass-, able and the cits? manager "was "In structed in . investigate and rer-port back to - the. board. A petition requesting the citv :ta open Sixth street from Kenworth to the city limits was received and ap proved. The signers were Hickory' Land and Development Company, W. M. Hawn, J. C. Mdver T. B. Powell, Mrs. A. Younce, W. R. . Miller. C. L Eckard and Albert Hefner - CITY MAY SP n Vv i r ! ft. t.i ' i, 1 fi ll 9 ii V 4 fl a if V '"V I'ii - " ' - I: i - f f I ' 15' i l1 ' M 6: 2 If. 'ii: y i. i. '