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ATTEND THE BIG CATAWRA. wnr FAIR AT !H(ICKORY OCTOBER 3-4-
WEATHB3 ; Generally fair tonight and Saturday. Moderate temperature, v, " C . HICKORY, N. C. FRIDAY EVENING. SEPTEMBER 29, 1922, PRICE FIVE, CENTS. OR AMERICAN COtLEG STANTINOPLE f oTA Dl KHFfl -flIRFR IT lOIK . - - --: mjt tr rm w rWw-TjT "" . . "r"' " 1 ... , E KfclKML . I MAS, PEACE FEAB WWL 7X00RS M&Vt Says He Will Meet General Harrington, British Cabinet in Meantime Remaining in Almost Continuous Session Hope to Avoid General European War. J'.y tin; Associated I'rexrf. ., t'iiM"t:ii!tini''i. .Sept. i. Musta ;lih;i Kenial Vmha, replying to Cen tra! .Itorriiigton's telegram of Wed ri.'S'Iny, has sent a message declaring his tiM.ns wuuld not advance f;rth'(5v. JIo s.iys iu ik'.-i t t's that no incident should iHtur and that he will sec Gtneial Ilnnhiyton at an early i.t.. FNI'HFSS (iUAVK FEARS (.I NFUAI. KUROPKAN WAR Hy ti.f A.--i-i;tl'.'U I rcss. Lri:i!i-S). Si'j.t. :".. CtaVt fear for , ,i lrcurtonte of enernl varfn-i in KuroiH' a a result of the. near fii?t crisis arc occupying tha minds of r.iilih ofticial circle:', it vas .Uat- The protracted and frequent c.;bi;ic'. n!t'Cti:iu uhi'.h have l-ecn going on for scvfia! clays all have bepn taken fur the purpose of preventing such n t'ynfhifi'iUion. I: is claimed those fears are has u on the itlations between Turkey and soviet Russia whereby the whole of Enroth' might be er.gulfed in wv, The whole ftatcd is ti British 'policy it keep from rw--!r.g the Dardanelles into e.v.t era Thrace, because ,it h h ;v that th'.' allied troops are placed. It is declared emphatically thut .s:;ch a cros.-its.: will not be countenanced. The iv-uc of war or poacf rtiif Ir'ni' lv ;i thiv:.d thin mortiing and time wh not relief from the tension c.vLtiPir yesterday. Violation of the neutral ;a.jie by the Turks continue. Turkish troops are approaching the British outposts -in the Ciianak zone fiencrat Harrington's orders lvie nt been ehanged. The cabinet went into .'esion a.i.bi this ir'viiv'tf and probably will con tinue m :x-M-Um Itirougiiour Ifte tri-,i-. Tii'.: .-ituatioti U a bad at it eouiv b-fhoit ( f actual war i?i the of the criiU'iial writers of th'.1 iv)iM- tnt' newspaper. The main danger i Ntate-U as centering in the Cham. k Z"ne on th y southern zone of th Kardanelk's int., which Turki.,!v troops continue to move freely in cie iianeo of ;ht. p.ritish decree. There were lumors overnight that the allies would possibly evacuats Omstaritiiuii!e, thus enabling the. Komaiist..; u through route to Thiaco. hi!t tin- allied headquarters wovbt 'h' iiiuvci to G.illipoli, where they t'iil'i ei)oiorate with the British force "t Chatial:. tear is als(, expressed lest the Actualist sympathizer! in ConsliUti tari an uprising in the capital. ANOIIIKU REVOLT ty" tin- Asociated I'rfsrf. Athens. Sept. 2'.). The Greek army in Thrace has definitely joined the "volution. The. army corps in tho f.pirus also thrown in w'ith tin- revolutionists. its lot TO MKET KKMAL h the Associated Vveas. Constantinople, Sept. 29. Brigadier Antral Harrington commander of the "Hied forces plans to leave this "ftcrnooti o r a conference with Jr:ta),a Kemal Pasha, probably r"' Sudiinia, on the sea of Mormora. The Dritl h are confident that U the firinjr js nvoKip j during the r.ex 2 h"urs, all danger of hostilitiei 'ill have been avoided. Ul' Associated Press. Voungstown, O., Sept. 29. -Thu f"'st curtailment tf steel operations "n fciount of car shortage was an- nounucil here today by the Republic nn and Steel Comparjy, which has shut down eight of its 1G steel plants EIGHTBIG PLANTS FORCED TO CLOSE HGISI BROOKHART Uy the associated Press. .. v Dos Moines, la., Sept. 20. Dr. Geo. T. Harding, father of President Hard ing, caused considerable comment here by a statement that if he was a resi dent of Iowa he would vote for Clyde L. Herring, the Democratic candidate for United States senator, in the November election. Dr. Harding, who has been in Des T Pit - a monies lor tne u. A. xi. encampment has been the guest of Mr. Meredith former secretary of agriculture, and was entertained by Mr. Herring and other Democratic loaders. Yesterday in an interview Dr. Hard ing declared that the Republican can didate for senator, Smith W. Brook hart, was a socialist, adding that he did not want to see him in Washington causing trouble. "We have enough of these social ists in. Washington now causing trou ble and -wg don't -want any more of them," he declared. .Tlie Record has been handed the following story by a reliable .-person:! A young man by the name of George Maves who is ju:st 18 years old joined, the circus as a helper i! Huiitersville Ala. the young man wav in need of work ard was lured to the 'big tops'' by a promise of favorable wages. Th'j youth was taken sick with lever four days before the show' came here and worked up to that time. Being unable to do more the circus people earted him to a" barn on-Mr. Abernethy's place and inform ed him that he wasfyed, while the young man was then in an almost critical condition. Several attempts were miuie to sre: the circus people to care for him; they even refused him the service of their doctor. 4Urs. S A Eller and family of Eighth street took &m in their home and are caring for him and.it is thought he will be able to get out in about a week. . The young man will return to irs home if he can get a sufficient out fit. The circus didn't bother about giving him his clothes. The ku klux klan visited at Mi3 Eller's home last night and left a donation for the boy. By the Associated Press. t w,.,.ffovillp. N". Sept. 29.- -Dr Neal A Thompson, prominent physic ian and head of the Thomson sana torium at Lumberton, died 40 minuter after being taken to a local hospital today from injuries received, wher knocked down and : run over by an automobile driven by E W. Hobbs ot Curries -Hill.' The accident occurrec '- -w.t qnuarc here. The car war stopped after the front wheels haeT run over nia uuu.v. GUNN CLEGG DEAD Rutherford College Sept. r SsM last nht as the result of an f utomob Ue "accident. Funeral' ?orvice? will I be ionducted tomorrow at Kings Mountain. FATHER I SICK AND HQnflELESS ""'SSif I siifo Crave fear is felt by Americans' who have contvibup ,tso?4s'a.ds to ths-supnert of the American college' v Constantinople for the safety of the college and its stn" and -students. The American college,' at Smvrr.a burned. If the Turks eize - Constantinople; the. same fasr may 'befall the college ..there. Tleiaw, the c';..'e., .. a i'oun of givl students, who may be seized xor Tui-kisif harems. . - ' . ; - Federal Ag ems as Cattle K owan s uqaor ueaiers .'Jy the Associated Prcs?. BdSifr'irrc.; SepC 29.--Ljymg a high life in Salisbury under tho -guise of Guernsey cattle salesmen,! two federal pronibiticn agents have been buying liquor from dealers in ivowan. and near by counties to secure evidence, it was learned at the office of Federal prohibition DhSctor Koh loss today. The identity of the men was disctos ed, it is thought, by a man from Dan ville, where the-two-men had worked before coming to Salisbury about six weeks ago. One of the men is now in Danville testifying in court there. It developed Wednesday night that the men were known toj bootleggers when the car of the agent of the ?emaining in Salisbury was stopped on the South river bridge-by a car belonging to alleged bootleggers. Th,- man returned to a near-by farm house and phoned Prohibition Director Koh loss for assistance. The agents would frame up a party with local citizens and go out and buy liquor from alleged bootleggers to whom Mr. Kchloss was known. Whether, their work . was complete? is not learned, but it is believed they obtained considerable evidence. - ,; By the Associated Press. V London, Sept. 29 A number of American destroyers in European wat, ers have been dispatched to Asia Mi nor to join the American detachment there, eight destroyers, two submar ine chasers and the yeht Scorpion,! all opiating m the near eastern i.ueaj terranean waters and the Black sea, it was stated today. . j 4 . ; . " . ; ;-,-'; ' ' ::" By the Associated Press. Winston-Salem, Sept. 29. A. G. Carmichael, 55, shot himself with, al leged suicidal, intent, this -morning- at him home near Bethanis,-this county. The shotgun was used and ie load took effect in the lef t fside near; the heart.' Physicians say the man'' could not live '-through' the day. He has a wife and ten children. MORE DEST80YERS ORDERED TO BREEGE !GEmlFDi5yi . Posing 8STTU10 SIK! TB gs Raid FISHT lMi n Ey the Associated Press. Constantinople, Sept. 29. The. situation in Chanak, where the Brit ish and Turkish troops - are almost elbowing each 'other, , was unchanged today. ; - - The meeting between GeJiearl' Har rington and Mustanha Kemal Pasha is expected to be held tonight and it is believed the - Turks will be- with drawn from the Chanak zone. Arrangements have been made by John W. -Robinson, president cf the Catawba County Fair Association, for a bus service to and from the fair grounds next week. Under this plan a large bus,' with a capacity for a num- ( ber of passengers, will leave the square at regular 'intervals ' during the . day i and evening, and will also-leave the fair grounds on a schedule. This sched ule is now being worked out and .the exact time of leaving each terminal will be' printed Monday afternoon. A charge of 15 cents will be made on the bus for the trip in each direction, ef fecting a saving for those who. want to wait for the bus of 20 cents on the round trip. The jitney drivers have put on a rate of 25 cents to and from the fair grounds and of course a num- er of peop'le will patronize these ve hides who .'prefer . not ; to " wait for the bus. ;. '' ". : '.-' r'. :.;'-' .. : The hours of leaving the square and fair grounds will have to be worked out by the bus driver, but it is believed, that a schedule of not over half an hour for the round trip can be main- '.'-According to Mr. Robinson there should be no difficulty next week in getting transportation to and from the fair grounds. While the largest crowds ever attending the fair are expected, they will he taken eare of without the slightest hitch. Parking space has been provided for an almost unlimited num ber of private automobiles and . the parking" arrangements will be. under the supervision of Mr! E. Bryan Jones, assisted by "six members of the Black Horse cavalry troops.' Kin W ' T?ir 0 LL mm R luLIJ GIVE BUS SERVijjE TO Fl GROUNDS 1 it the Associated Press. 1 New York, Sept. 29. Battling Siki, the. Senegalese negro who v sprang- in to world-wide pugilistic prominence by knocking put; George's '?. CarpCntier in Pa.Lii.JLast-SuiKlayvin-fight'arL'this city on or about ' Thanksgiving day, November 30. - . This announcement was made today by Tex Ilickard, fight promoter of Madison Square Garden, who stated he had received Siki's acceptance to fight' any man for the light heavy Hveight championship that may be nam ed by him. "" COTTON By the Associated Press. New; York, Sept. 29. Nervousness over the near eastern situation ap peared to be more general and there was a renewal of' scattering liquida tion as well as further hedge in the cotton market today. Enough buying gave the; market a steady undertone, however,' and December rallied back to yesterday's closing. ' - Open Close October :. . . . 20.15 20.80 December 20.40 , 21.10 January .. 20.35 20.94 March 20.45 20.93 May 20.33 20.91 BTIIIEID ITBS By the Associated Press. Pari?, Sept. 29. Ex-King Constan tine has been held prisoner 'in Athens pending arrangements for -sending: him out of the country, according to a- message from Athens today. Athens message stated this morning that while King Constantino was no; technieaify a prisoner, ho w; no means "a" free -agent. bv DANIELS TQ SPEAK :. .... - -.-.. v . ....,": -" -- ,-,-"..:. imcn Josephus Daniels, former secretary of the navy, will opon the -Democratic campaign in"Catawba couaty with a fipeech in the Hickory a vditoriiyni at 8 o'clock tonight. ' Remembering hiiil from- his address here: a few years ago, when-ho siooke to .a crowded house; the people of this section will turn : out in lre numbers - to .heat him tonight. The auditorium . will seat nearly 1,200 and the akde wj-I accomodate a few hundred more. . The public, both men and .women. is invited to hear. him. ..... ." PRISO NIGHT i 2 mmmMmmB ckl-n of Referee Gleason in Divorce Case of James A StiHman Against His Wife Decided in Her Favor and Contested Son is Among Three Heirs to Huge Fund. MURDER PUZMS SHERIFF-OF.-FIWH By the Asociated Press. -Winston-Salem, Sept. 29. "It is the most . puzzling: case I have ever en countered as an officer," declared Sheriff Flint in discussing the ease -v" Powell Mabe, 41, who was shot and killed Wednesday night near Walnut Cove by an unknown person. Mabe, who was a highly-esteemer ' : 1 T TT" 1 i f. 1 "1-"tw w cne iaiiei heard a gun fire. Thinking his brother- in-law tanH Vinf a fcrmiVT'f.l TTir-L-c: ririiil ! 710 attention to the shot and later stumbled over the body as be -was returning- home. The gun was loaded POSSIBLE EXPLANATIONS Hubby "Otf course, dear, it's only a rough idea of mine, but do you think it's possible that there's ever such a thing as a printer's error in that cook ery nianuel of ypuis ?" Lodoji Opin ion:'' By the Associated Press. Athens; Sept, 29 After all night session, the revolutionary committee decided to submit to King George the names of a cabinet with Alexander Zormis as premier. A general election probably will be proclaimed next week. The morning newspapers say thi revolution is progressing without bloodshed. A MEUICAN '.FJDUCA'f OSS STUDY SWEDISH SCHOOLS Stockholm,' Sept. y. A number of American educators haw come to Stockholm this summer to study the public school system of Sweden, and at least ten Swedish, school teachers have been sent .to the Unit-l States for special investigation, according to the report -of Dr. Karl Nordlund, Chief Inspector of Public Schools in Stockholm. A futher illustration of the increasing international exchange of cultural ideas lies in the fact that the investigators this year include Chileans. Greeks,: ; Japanese , and Chinese'. - .-,'; ' ' ; . -' 5 "1 : - . ': I IQTTUDLTMMU LHUI IflllLLlKIUSili iT SO VERY DRY Although one is likely to think from these dry days that an extend ed drouth has descended on tins sec tion, and there is , no doubt of a considerable aridness, the weather it cords show that considerable rain ha? fallen since July 1. 1 ' Those who atttnded the Fourth of July Celebration ' here are aware thafl it rained that day and tne conces sionaries in Union sqtrare almost wept when Nature delivered wet goods rbut it is difficult to recall many other davs or nights when it rained. The records show 9.09 inches of rain fro hi Julv to September 29. Of the rainfall 5.18 occurred m July, 3.13 in August and .78 of an inch in September. The deficiency is greatest' in this month, but most of the ciops had matured and cotton was hurried along by the dry spell. Thi bolb weevil, which has invaded this Section, was - stopped for .the time beiner- and will not get in much work until next year. ( -UTt.ti.ed to be -England's proud dis tinction that, it ijnade the poorest coffee in the world. Now almost every- body. does. Chicago News. COBER CABINET FOn KING GEORGE TUC By the Associated Pz'ess. v Carmel, N. Y., Sept. 29. Jame3 A - StiHman, former president of the National City Bank of New York, was ' diied 'a decree for absolute divorce against his wife; and Baby Guy Still man jvvas declared legitimate in the findings of Referee Daniel J. Gleason, '' appointed to take the evidence. The refree's" decision wras a com plete victory for; Mrs. Stiilman. Nor only was' her defense upheld, but the 1 V- aUL"u uer-enures 1 ifO-f irrtirk nl.-,,, . n J I 1 himself with Florence H. , Leeds, former Broadway show girl, and that' Mrs. Leeds had borne children. :.. In regard to Mrs. Stiilman 's charge that her husband had - misconducted -himself with two other women identi fied only as "Helen" and "Clara.w - jKeteree Gleason decieleci that the-evi- I . i dence did not show immorality. . ' - Throu&h' his mother's victory Guy Stiilman retained his risrhts as an hieir vth his two' brothers and sisters to the $6,000,000 trust fund created for, them by their grandfather, the late James Stiilman. The referee wrote that the ; testi mony adduced by Mr. Stiilman in sup port of his. charges that Mrs. Stiilman misconducted herself with Fred Bou vail, part Indian guide, was in , part brought" out by the evidence. . . ' "A v careful examiiiation, howevj?T4 ot all the testimony, " said the report, "has shaken my faith and belief in the testimony for the, plaintiff.". NIGHT MEET 0 The Hickory Rotary club voted last night to go on a cash-in-advance basis and beginning October -1 all me.mbe.is AVill pay for their meals three months ahead, notify the hotel when they. are to be absent and getting credit for the price of a meal which they unavoidably miss. President Geo. L. Lyerly brought the matter before the club at its weekly dinner ; 1st evening and it was adopted by a unanimous vote. The president ex plained that the matter was not dis cussed with the hotel management, but was taken pji the initiative of the directors jn order to do justice to the hotel and to increase the average attendance of members. Most Rotary and other clubs have adopted this course. Oscar Simmons told the minstrels to be on hand promptly for the re hearsals and urged all members to talk the big show. ' Bascom Blackwelder, speaking for the committee: on education, made an interesting talk on the "Two Ends of Rotary," individual and collective . effort and. improving the lives not j VI xilt:ili&cri-3 uii lite ity at large; That is in line with the club's motto. Mr. Blackwelder refer red to the fact that two members who ; had never been known to talk in public had done well, the club being a means of bringing out latent powers. The attendance records of member? was, read and it was shown that Neu Clark had the only perfect record for the year with John A. Lentz second with one absence. About a dozen mem bers have brought the club attendance down, it was shown from Secretary' Hugh D'Anna's-records, and an appeal as made to boost 'up-the "attendance. There was some lively singing, the new minstrel songs being rendered by: the' vocal artists in the club. ! -. . - -i ' i '. '. : - t: '.. ' . .. V 1 . j By the Associated Press. ' ' Paris, Sept.; 29.--An Athens' disr patch to the Havas agency says poli-. tical circles in the Greek Capital are of the opinion that King George's reign will not be long and. that Greece will establish a republic. The new king took the throne as George II. j 0 1MYC0 lASTLTTLEW u 1 ' 1 -IF fc 1 i t ;V i "i i ' v r i , -! '