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JEALOUSY M E OF ALMAUAO FOR TODAY THE WEATHER Sim rises 6:48 a. m. Sun sets . 4:30 p. m. Length of Day .... 9 h. 35 m. Day's Decrease 1 m- Iligh water 7:39 p. m. Moon sets 2:45 a. m. Ixw water 1 :07 a. m. IPor Bridgeport and vicinity Stain tonight and Tuesday; not much change in temperature. AND EVENING FARMER VOL. 56 NO. 277 EST. 1790 Entered as second class matter at the post office at Bridgeport, Conn., under the act of 1979 BRIDGEPORT, CONN., MONDAY, NOV. 22, 1920 Subscription rates by mail: T8lly $R.0O pgr year. One month, Dolly SO cents. 179 Fairfield Ave.. Bridgeport PRICE TWO CENTS Deposed President nson itn OTIV MORNING'S TRAGEDY mm lAsks TT7 W "BP To Kescu w DUBLIN MeunierShotBy Jealous Woman at Death's Door Mrs. Fferborg Said to Have Confessed to Shooting But De clares It Was Accidental When Confronted With Victim at Hospital He Orders Her Out and Calls Her "Brute" "She shot me because she was jealous of me." "The shooting was accidental I did not mean to kill him!" These statements were made to the police by the principals in a tragedy which took place at the home of Mrs. Victoria Freiborg, 1160 Railroad avenue, shortly after 7 o'clock this morning. Hubold Meunier, 48, who made the first statement, and who roomed with Mrs. Freiborg, is lying at St. Vincent's hospital at the point of death as the result of a wound in the abdomen caused by a bullet from a re volver fired by Mrs. Freiborg. - Jealousy Is given as the motive for the crime and Mrs. Freiborg is said to have confessed to the shooting. The gun used was a 32 calibre Iver Johnson revolver. No formal charge has been lodged against her as yet. The shot entered Meunier"s abdomen between the liver and the stomach and the victim was on the operating table at the hospital with physician's prob ing for the bullet at noon. He is not expected to live. Following the shooting Meunier was rushed to St. Vdncent's hospital In the Emergency ambulance. Phy sicians at the hospital were probing for the bullet at noon. He was em ployed at the Bryant Electric Com pany, where Mrs. Frieborg was also em ployed. When taken to police headquarters this morning the Frieborg woman told Captain of Detectives John Re Ran that the shooting was accidental while a statement made to the police by the victim at the hospital was to the effect that Bhe, meaning Mrs. Frieborg, shot Meunier because she was jealous of him. Further than that the man would and could not say in regard to the motive for the ehooting. Information secured toy the police showed that Meunier had been living at the Frieborg home since last spring. The woman has admitted that they were lovera. She is a widow and has a 12 year old son who was In the house at the time of the shooting this morning. Up until re cently the boy had been in a local orphan asylum. Mrs. Frieborg told the police this morning that she got up abort 6 o'clock this morning and called Meu nier, who sleeps in the next room to where she and her twelve year old eon sleep. Meunier got up and rrntit through her room to go to the kitchen to get his breakfast. As he passed through the. room she says she took the revolver from under her pillow and said to the man, "How would you like to have this gun pointed at you.'" 1 Before he could answer, according to the story she told the gun was ac cidentally discharged and Meunier fell to the floor in her bed room, shot through the stomach. The woman' ran to the back porch of their flat which is on the third floor and hol lered for help, while her son ran downstairs and told the family to get a. doctor. A. Carlson, who lives be neath the Frieborgs, rushed upstairs nd when he saw Meunier lying on the floor, he rushed to a nearby store on Colorado avenue and 'phoned for the ambulance. The call foi the ambulance was re corded at 7:15 o'clock. Driver Pat rick Oonnell and Dr. J. A. Maxwell answered the summons. When Dr. Maxwell arrived at the house he found the victim of the shooting lying in the bed room of the Fireborg woman whic his also used as a dining room. Dr. Maxwell notified the police and a .detective from headquarters was dis patched to the scene. The Frieborg woman was taken to the hospital and brought before Meu nier, He was asked if she was the l( Continued on Page Six.) HARDING SAILS SPANISH MAIN Aboard S. S. Parismina, En-Route, TMmn No. 22 President-elect Warren G. Harding and his party to day were sailing the tropical seas of the Bpanlsn main, iraveisea i- tnrin buccaneers. The ship s lo; showed there remained 200 miles to sra before the Panama Janai is reacn d. The Parismina was due to dock Tueadav morning. Mrs. Harding was out on deck again today, the rough seas having abated. Reports that Senator George Cham berlain, Democrat, ot- Oregon, who is n. close personal friend of Senator Harding, might be secretary of war In the next cabinet, were authorita tively discouraged, it being indicated by the President-elect that his cab inet will be entirely Republican. David Jayne Hill, former ambassa dor to Germany 'has Deen united an recent gossip as possible Secretary of State in the Harding caDinet. Senator Harding, however, Is grvsi- Irtg slight attention to such reports. He Is concentrating on being a shuffle board expert, scooting the wooden markers along the suck oeck in ex pert fashion. Senator Harding has declined an Invitation to be the guest of Brig. Gen. Chester Harding. Governor of the Panama Canal Zone, during his visit. The President-elect had no special plans for bis visit, but it is believed he may receive a delegation of Central American financiers, who desire to confer about the exchange rates situation. SPURNS MILLION WILL WORK Buzzards May, Mass., Nov. 22 Sprned one million dollars; motives idealism. Charles Garland, direct descendant of Tudor Kings and son of the late Charles A. Garland, Bay State millionaire, today let it be known he has declined to accept his share of the vast estate of his f ith e r . "I "did nothing to earn It," he said. Instead, he will turn to manual labor automobile mechanic for the support of himself, wife and infant daughter. Explaining why he spurns the $1, 000,000 gift, the "intense individual ist" who has bewildered the admin istrator of the estate, said: "I did nothing to earn the money. I was not even given an opportunity to decide whether I needed it. It is more than any man needs. It might be doing poor people a lot of good instead of accumulating to no purpose. "I do not believe in private prop erty. "It takes all of the meaning from life. Distribution should be fixed by law. A man is entitled only to what he needs. CAR HITS GIRL AND SPEEDS AWAY As she was crossing Fairfield ave nue near- Park avenue about 10:30 o'clock last night, Miss Alice Mills of 15 Gilman street was struck and seri ously injured by a speeding automo bile, the driver of which has not yet been located by the police. The ma chine dragged Mis'? Mills a consider able distance, and she suffered a com- pound fracture of the left leg, a bad : sounded solemn warning that a re laceration of the forehead and a newal of war between Soviet Russia probable fracture of the skull. Miss i and Poland is threatened. He urged Mills is now at St. Vincent's hospital, i the League of Nations to take action The automobile which struck the ! woman was described bv witneVses as i a small racer containing two men and : two women. After striking Miss Mills, the driver continued on his way without slackening his pace. LACERATED FINGER. George J. Ward, aged 33 years, of 162 Black Rock avenue, suffered a laceration of the middle finger of his left hand when it was caught in a mixer at the Canfield Rubber Com pany this morning. Dr. B. J. Burns of the Emergency hospital took six stitches in the wound and sent Ward home. HIT BY JITNEY. Nathan Lohn, aged 33, of 1056 East Main street, was struck by a Jitney bus at 11:20 last night at the intersection of Cherry street and Bostwick avenue, suffering a contu soon of the left leg. He was waiting for a jitney and the machine ran up over the curb and struck 'him. Dr. J. A. Maxwell of the Emergency hos pital staff gave him treatment. ' WESTERN UNION ASKS INJUNCTION. Washington, Nov. 22 The Western Union Telegraph Co. applied to the District of Columbia Supreme Court today for an injunction to restrain Secretary of the Navy Daniels from interfering in the construction of a telegraphic cable between Miami and Miami Beach, Fla. Soviet Warns To Keep By LOUISE BRYANT, Special Correspondent of the Inter national News Service. Moscow, Nov.- 18. By Wireless to Berlin, Nov. 22. George Tchitcherin, People's Commissar for Foreign Af fairs in ths Soviet Government, has addressed a sharp note to the British Government through Earl Curzon, the Foreign S ecretary, warning Great Britain not to occupy Batum, on the APPOINTED LIBRARIAN FOR LEAGUE OF NATIONS Miss Florence Wilson of Philadelphia, who served with the American Peace Gommis mission in Paris was appointed chief librarian for League of Nations. First Effort To Interpret Article X Geneva, Nov. ' 22 -The first formal effort to interpret Article "X" of the League of Nations Covenant to clear all doubts in the United States as to the responsibility of member nations was made by H. A. L. Fisher, of the .British delegation at a secret meet ing of the committee of applications for membership, if was learned to day. The real cbject of Mr. Fishe.r's representations to the committee. which is meeting in connection with the League of Nations assembly, was said to be the bringing into the League of Nations the United States. The British delegate proposed that a sub-committee of the committee on applications for membership, take Article 10 under consideration in all future discussions, recognizing, the importance of the question in the American presidential election. Mr. Fisher's proposal and his de clarations concerning the United States were said to have been receiv ed in dead silence by the other mem bers of the committee on applications for membership. The delegates to the -League Assem bly meeting were deeply interested in press reports that the peace negotia tions between Soviet Russia and Po land have been halted at Riga. Ever since the crushing defeat of General Wrangel's army by the Russian Red army in Crimea, it has been felt here that the Soviet delegation at Riga might change its attitude towards Po land. George Nicholl Barnes, of the British delegation, emphasized the im portance of the question when he in tnat direction at once. N EXPENSIVE TO GARRY GUN It's a pretty expensive experiment to tote a gun around with you these days unless the police have given you a permit authorizing you to do so. In the City court this morning Judge Frank L. Wilder further impressed this particular part of the law on two alleged "toters," fining the first victim $100 and costs, and giving him 30 days in jail and tne second ac-J cused was fined a entury note and given 10 days in the North avenue hotel. Patsy Alteri of 22 Lexington avenue, the first arraigned, had a .22 calibre pistol on his hip when ar rested. The fact that he was in Class 5 in the draft was against him for any leniency. Judge Wilder has no sympathy for the boys who escaped military service in this class. Frank Salvagio of 48 Charles street, Stratford, the second man ar raigned was a victim of peculiar cir cumstances which resulted in his ar rest. Officers from the Bureau of In vestigation raided a suspected gam bling house at 549 Housatonic avenue Saturday, night and while no evi dence of gambling was found they searched the frequenters and found the "gat" on Salvagio carefully con cealed insideh is shirt- Britain Out of Bat urn Black Sea. The note says, in effect that information has reached the So viet Government that the British in 'end to occupy Batum, and that the boviet Government wishes to convev warning in advance that it will regard such an act as one of aggression against the new State of Azerbaijan ii ireat Britain attempts' to occudt Batum, continues the note, Soviet Rus- sia will "take all necessary steps." A Cabrera Deposed President of Guate mala Sends Appeal to President Wilson Washirigton. Nov. 2 2 Manuel Es trada Cabrera, -deposed and Imprison-! ed president of Guatemala, has di rected a personal appeal to President Wilson to save him from a death, which he. says, is as certain as though he faced a firing squad. Cabrera's apeal, written in secret in his cell at Guatemala City and smuggled past his guards by friends at the risk of their lives, has reached this country, according to prominent Guatemala refugees, who arrived here today from Puerto Barrios on their way to New York. It will be presented to President Wilson through Secretary of State Colby, whom its bearers will direct an explanatory note containing their cre dentials from the ex-president. The communication says the refu gees set forth that Cabrera relin quished the presidency under an agreement signed in the presence of and approved by the diplomatic corps at Guatemala City, providing that if he would relinquish the- executive power of the government of Carlos Huerrera, the present president, with out further fightipg and bloodshed, he would be guaranteed absoiute safety and freedom for himself, his suite and protection for his property. In spite of this solemn agreement, according to the, Guatemalan ar rivals, the ex-preilhent was impris oned in a dungeon, his property seiz ed, his suite arrested and his family imprisoned and impoverished while he is constantly badgered to reveal to -ihis jailers the hiding place of treasure which hes tates he does not possess. 4 FINED FOR HAVING LIQUOR Four saloon keepers charged with having liquor in their nossession with the intent to sell faced Judge Wilder in tne Ulty (Jourt this morning and paid fines and forfeitures to the amount or $550 for alleged violation of the the Volstead act. The total number of arrests since the local po lice began their crusade against the ism amendment violators about a month ago now totals close on to jz.uou. There have been 30 arrests made. Those arraigned this morning and the disposition of each case follows: Mrs. Annie Bretomyzy of 762 Wal ter street was fined $50 and costs. She was arrested on the complaint of William Karball, an oyster boat deck hand who claims he was short changed in her saloon at the above address on Saturday night. John Clark, owner of a saloon at East Main and Walter streets was also arrested Saturday night when a complaint was received at headquarters that a customer in the place was acting queerly. He forfeited bonds of $150 in the court this morning the police having found evidence that he had illicit liquor in his saloon. Frank Samu, proprietor of a cafe at 267 Howard avenue forfeited bonds of $150 and Alex Rulof of 131 Willard street was fined $150 and costs. In the latter place the police found a coffee pot filled with "hooch." a WHO IS HE This gentleman Is an exceed ingly competent man, and what is more to the point, he sheds light upon everything in Bridge port. He is the trusted officer of a prosperous corporations Who is he? Your identification must be in writing. It must be brought or mailed to The Times Office. The person making the first iden tification under the rules will be paid $1.00. McCLEARY HARD ; TO IDENTIFY It was Jay H. McCleary, secretary and treasurer Gale Electric Co., 1123 Broad street, a member of Kiwanis, Chamber of Commerce and other or ganizations. Trie first correct iden tification was made by Irene Peloski, at 3:12 Saturday afternoon. She lives at 488 Hallett street. Four persons furnished incorrect ; identifi cations. The second correct identi- fication came from Dim Le Bowe. of Stalers" Shoe Store. Seeking Help OODY Many Bead As Black And ; Tans Fire On Crowds At Ball Game In Croke Park Uncover Plot To Assassinate Lloyd-George Disorder So Great In Com mons at News That Sell ing Is Suspended (By Earle C. Reeves.) ' London," Nov. 22 A plot to as sassinate Premier lLoyd-George in connection with the new wave of Irish violence has been discovered, the Irish office announced this after noon. Irish office officials said that documentary evidence had been found and that the principals ' prob ably would be arrested very soon, Tumult broke out in the House of Commons while Sir Hamar Green wood was making his announcement on the Irish situation. The disorders became so great that the sitting was suspended. Sir Hamar Greenwood, in making his announcement in the House of Commons, said that three assassins had been captured red-handed at Dublin. s Joseph Devlin, an rish- Nationalist, precipitated a stormy scene, when he interrupted Sir Hamar oreenwooa. iMajor Moulton grasped Devlin and forced him back into his seat amidst a great deal of shouting. The Irish secretary was reading a statement on the details of the Irish shootings when the interruption oc curred, Sir Hamar Greenwood char acterized Sunday's events in -Dublin as the most awful tragedy in all Brit ish history. After he had concluded, Devlin was attacked and roughly handled. He was thrown to the oor but other members ran to his aid. A serious scrimmage ensued. It was- then that Speaker Lowther suspended the sitting. Among the civilians killed in Ire land was Austin Cowley, a journalist. Cowley was challenged by a sentry at Navan, but failing to hear the com I mand did not halt and was shot '' dead. .ormaI conditions have been re- stored at Dublin following the bloody outDreaKs or assassination and re prisals on Sunday, Sir Hamar Green wood, Chief Secretary for Ireland, announced in the House of Commons. Thirty-three persons were killed at Dublin and elsewhere in Ireland over the week-end it was officially an nounced. ! rne 'following formal announce- I ment was made at the British office: "Fourteen persons were killed at Dublin in the Sunday morning raids by gunmen. Twelve persons - were killed at Croke Field in the after noon. The total number of persons killed in the week-end disorders in Ireland were 33." MAY HAVE FRACTURED SKUIiTj.- ?While Frank Tirnady was cranking his car on Stratford avenue at the intersection of Connecticut avenue early Sunday morning, his machine was bumped by a trolley car. The auto hit Tirnady and he suffered' a possible fracture of the skull and a Dossible ruDture of the left ear rtnim Dr. Maxwel of the Emergency, re sponded to the call and after treating Tirnady took him to the Bridgeport nospitai. SEIZED BAGGABE. New York, Nov. 22 The baggage of G. C. Bardons, a Cleveland manu facturer and his brother. C. A. Bar dons, of Hartford, Conn., was seized oy customs authorities here on the arrival of the steamer Caronia, from London. According to inspectors, the Cleveland men failed to declare a diamond ring, a fur lined coat and some lace. - Benedict XV Will Support Movemen t Against Divorce Rome, Nov. 22. The tremendous increase in divorces in the United States is being viewed with deep ap prehension by the Vatican. Monsig nor Bonaventure Curreti, adviser to Cardinal Gaspari, the Papal Secretary of State, today characterized the spread of divorce, not only in Amer ica but elsewhere throughout, the world, as "a wave which threatens to submerge and destroy not only the sanctity of famnly life, but the very foundations of society." Pope Benedict XV. is not contem plating stny special measures at the present time against the divorce evil, but it was stated at the Vatican that "any attempt in this direction, no matter from what quarter it comes, will receive the hearty support of the Pontiff and his official family." Rumors hav. been current that Pope -Benedict would issue a world wide appeal against divorce or take some other measures to combat the loosening of the marriage tie. Mon signor Bonaventure Curreti, in discuss ing this rumor, said: - "No change' is contemplated t present in the decided and consistent attitude adopted by the Holy -See-in SUNDAY Remisals Succeed Killinsr Gresham Hotel Police Had Armored Car and Ma chine Guns Several of Wounded Have Fatal Injuries. (By EARLE C. REEVES, International News Service Staff Correspondent) London. Nov. 22 More than thirty persons were killed, including 14 army officers and Black and Tan policemen, and 70 were wounded in the terrific outbreak of assassination and reprisal violence which ' marked "Bloody Sunday" at Dublin, according to a Dublin dispatch to the Even ing News today. Later advices telling of further killings during the night Indicated that the death list might exceed thirty. A civilian was shot to death in Mount Joy Square at midnight while on his' way home. Two corpses were picked up in Merrion street. A dead man was found in a hoiis? near Croke Park. He is believed to have been killed at the park and carried into the house. . A ministerial council was summoned during the morning to discuss the latest Irish outbreak. The situation Is more menacing than ever before and the Daily Mail reports that the government is making hasty preparations to send heavy troop reinforcements into Ireland. English officials express fears that the campaign of assa'ssination may spread from Ireland to England. There was intense military activity at Dublin throughout the night. " Many arrests were made. . KING'S VISIT DAMPER IS John T. King's visit , to the city seems to have put a damper on the ardor of the enemies of Mayor Wil son in the local Republican party, in their scheme to take away from the mayor the power of appointing the standing committees of the Board of Aldermen. King's attitude in the matter has caused some of the astute politicians to believe that the talk preceeding the election that there had been a fall ing out between the mayor and his most formidable backer were simply camouflage. ' The Aldermen will caucus tomor row nigh and it seems to be con ceded that Ralph T. Beers will be the choice for president of the board and that a resolution will be passed giving Mayor Wilson the authority to ap polnnt all standing committees. It is said that a majority of the members believe that such a resolu tion should not be passed but the fail ure of John T. to back up their deter mination and his evident favoring of the appointments being made by the Mayor has left them without any in centive or leader. ENTIRE TOWN HONORS JANITOR Colchester, Conn., Nov. 22. George Brown, 82, a prominent G. A. R. man of, this town, and several, times an aide on the staff of the state com mander, also commander of Morton A. Painter Post of this city, died at his home here today. He was janitor of Bacon Academy for many years and held a number of minor offices. He was also drum" major of the Old Guard band here and a prominent Mason. During his funeral on Wed nesday, the local schools will close and business will be suspended. Mr. Brown leave four sons and a daugh ter, his wife having died several years ago. - . EIGHT KILLED IN BOLOGNA RIOTS Rome, Nov. 22 Eight persons were ' Killed In- noting at Bologna, said a ! dispatch from that city today. Three j bombs were - exploded during ' the meeting of the municipal council. A 'battle with revolvers raged in the streets for several hours. regard to divorce. The Roman Cath olic church has always condemned divorce and continues to combat it both from the pulpit and in various Papal allocations dealing with the sancity- of marriage and family ties. The subject has recently acquired special, zest as a result of the presi dential campaign in . the United States. " "That several members of the non Catholic Episcipal clerev in the United States have recently taken a nrm attitude against divorce was a matter of deep satisfaction to the Holy Father because it indicates that men and women with healthy minds anu reugious tendencies are building up a uzitt: itgainst tn-is wave which threatens to submerge and destroy not 'only the sanctity , of family life, but the' very foundations of society, one. of the most, eloquent spokesmen for the yiews of the Holy See on this subject' has beetij;and continues to be. Cardinal Gibbons. .."The Vatican at'this time is not contemplating any itensifi-cation of its campaign in the United States against I morning over Ohio. It is causir.' SS i' Pfver hang- cloudy weather with rain or s,w in ed it firm attitude ndefence of the the northern districts from thV Mis hot.ness of the marrtage tie." sissiDpl river eastward to thT colS. of British Army Officers in Fires broke out and there was much shooting. The curfew regulations at Dublin have been tightened and all train service has been suspended. The mail service via Kingstown, has feae; suspended also. J The disorders spread outside of Dublin to Drangin, where a civilian was killed in a clash between poiice. men and Republicans. A number of arrests were made. Premier Lloyd-George, War Secre tary Winston Churchill and Sir Ham mar Greenwood. secretary for Ire land, are keeping in constant touch with Dublin Castle by telephone and wireless. "It is incumbent upon the govern ment to crush the Irish murder cam paign and martial law throughout Ireland seems the only sure remedy," said the Morning Post. The two main attacks on Sun da? occurred at the Gresham Hotel whwe a number of army officers, who had taken part in recent courts martial of Sinn Feiners, were living; and at Croke Park. Sniping broke out at Croke Park during a football match and Black and Tan policemen opened fire upon the crowd. The attack upon British army of ficers at the Hotel Gresham was care fully executed and after the shooting most of the assailants immediately disappeared. Nearly all of the of ficers were in bed when the Sinn Feiners broke into the hotel. Official dispatches from Dublin Cas tle say that the trouble at -Croke Park was precipitated by Sinn Fein look outs posted on the top of the fence surrounding the Park. The lookouts were said to have opened fire upon the British soldiers and Black and "(Continued on Page Six.) BOZEMAN PLEADS NOT GUILTY TO ASSAULT CHARGE Arraigned before Judge John J. Walsh and a jury in the Common Pleas Court, criminal side, shortly af ter noon today. Lieutenant Fred A. Bozeman, of- the Burns Detective Agency, pleaded not guilty to charges of assault. The -rise wit? twn t.. at 2 o'clock this afternoon. Boze man was arrested last spring after charges had been entered against him by Frank Cozza, of Broad street. MYSTERY IN GIRL'S DEATH New Haven, Conn., Nov. 22 The police and coroner's office today were working vigilantly to solve the mys tery surrounding the death of Frances Allingham, 22, a young woan who was run over by a trolley- car in the western part of the city Saturday night, and who it is suspected, was dead before the body was struck oy the car. Importance is attached to the statement of a witness, who saw what he thought to be a bundle of rags thrown from an automobile, near where the woman was struck, a few moments before the trolley car ran down the body. A number of wit nesses were examined by the coroner today. The young woman had a po lice record. THE WEATHER New Haven, Conn., Nov. 22 Weather forecast for the period, Xov 22 to Nov. 27 inclusive. For the North Atlantic state.-,: Unsettled WPather and rains in be ginning of the week, and gain boa Thursday; otherwise fair with normal temperatures. Forecast from 8 p. m., Monday, to 8 p. m. Tuesday. . for New Haven aand'vicinity: Ran tonight and Tueeday. ' For Connecticut: Roin tonight and Tuesday; not much change in tem perature; strong ast winds and gales. Warnings for high winds are dis played on the coast. A W(-1 1 ftnorl d, Awn. t ' . . . .