OCR Interpretation

The Cody enterprise and the Park County enterprise. (Cody, Wyo.) 1921-1923, July 05, 1922, Image 2

Image and text provided by University of Wyoming Libraries

Persistent link: https://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn92066925/1922-07-05/ed-1/seq-2/

What is OCR?

Thumbnail for PAGE TWO

No Further Effort on Part of Labor
Board to Affect Settlement;
Carrier Heads Pledge Aid
In Crisis
Detroit.—All maintenance of way
forces throughout the United States
have been instructed to remain at
work, according to telegrams sent out
from the general headquarters of the
United Brotherhood of Maintenance of
Way Employes and Railway Shop La
borers here.
Chicago.— Federal Intervention by
the United States railroad labor board
failed to halt the strike of 400.000 rail
way shopmen. Flouting the board’s
efforts to effect a settlement of the
shopmen’s grievances before the walk
out took place, B. M. Jewell, head of
the shop crafts unions, and the six in
ternational union heads, refused to ap
pear for an official Investigation of the
strike by the board. No further at
tempt to forestall the strike was made.
A threatened strike of 400.000 rail
way maintenance of way employes was
at least postponed, however, by the
board’s intervention. The strike of
this group had been expected to paral
lel that of the shopmen.
Twelve railroad representatives an
nounced their willingness to cancel all
existing contracts for the performance
of railroad work by outside firms.
Practically all maintained that it was
their legal right to contract such work
but expressed a desire to comply with
the board’s rulings, if thereby the
strike crisis might be relieved.
Secretary of War Weeks Approves
Military Display for Benefit
of Editors
Missoula.—Secretary of War Weeks
has put his stamp of approval on a big
military spectacle planned at Fort Mis
soula for the National Editorial asso
ciation convention here in July, accord
ing to telegrams from Montana’s con
gressional delegation.
Airplanes, field batteries, tanks and
pyrotechnics are proposed for the dis
play. which is to rep rod uce a major
action of American forces overseas
during the world war. At least a reg
iment of soldiers are expected to take
part in the show.
The editors’ convention, for whose
benefit the display is to be made, is to
be in Missoula July 19-21.
Increase In Production
Washington.—Continued and note
worthy increases In the physical vol
ume of production and a further ad
vance In prices were the outstanding
features of the economic development
of the country during June, according
• to the monthly survey of business con
ditions issued by the Federal Reserve
beard. Increased production was noted
in highly finished linos of manufacture
ns well as basic industries.
Frazier Wins Under 10,000
Fargo, N. D.—Belated reports that
trickled in from the statewide pri
mary In North Dakota bore out early
indications that Lynn J. Frazier, Non
partisan. had captured the Republican
senatorial nomination by a plurality of
less than 10,000 votes.
In 1.741 of the state’s 2.064 precincts
tabulated on the senatorial race, Fra
zier had 76,398 ami McCumber 74.962.
, Government to Compromise
Washington.—lndications were given
at the White House that the govern
ment soon would be able to make an
announcement In the coal strike situa
tion and that the steps contemplated
was a move to bring leaders of the
union miners and representative op
era tors together for a dlcusslon of wage
differences. The coal situation in all
its ramifications was understood to be
one of the chief topics for considera
Governor Won’t Stop Fight
. Albany, N. Y. —Governor Miller will
maintain a “hands off” policy in re
gard to the proposed world’s heavy
weight title battle between Jack Demp
sey and Harry Wills.
Paris. —Prince Albert Honors Charles
of the Principality of Monaco, is dead
Prlncb Albert, ruler of the smallest
principality in the world, within whose
eight square miles is the famous inter
national gambling town of Monte
Carlo, was well known in the United
States ns n sportsman and a scientist.
One of ills old friends was the late
Colonel W. F. Cody, (Buffalo BUI),
on whose ranch in Wyoming he went
hunting years ago. •* «
Many Democrats Join Overwhelming
Majority for Increase in
House Rates
Washington.—Rates on cattle and
meats, written Into the tariff bill with
the approval of the Republican agri
cultural-tariff bloc and ranging gen
erally higher than those in the house
measure, were approved by the senate
by overwhelming majorities. Not only
did the Republicans vote solidly for
the first time since the bill was called
up nine weeks ago, but there was the
first real split in the Democratic ranks.
Five roll calls were demanded during
the day and all showed about the same
results. The first was on Hie rates
of one and one half cents a pound on
live cattle weighing less than 1.050
pounds and two cents a pound on cat
tle weighing more than that amount
and the resultant vote was 48 to 15.
The second roll call was on the com
mittee amendment to Increase to three
and a half cents the two-cent rate pro
posed by the house on fresh beef and
veal. The vote was 47 ro 18, with stx
Democrats voting with the solid Re
publican majority.
’Hie senate then voted, 43 to 16, to
increase to five cents a pound the rate
of two cents a pound on lard com
pounds and lard substitutes. Tlie
house rate was 20 per cent ad valorum
on American valuation.
There was no contest over the propo
sition to raise to four cents the house
rate of 1H cents a pound on reindeer
meat, venison and other game, it being
explained that this was in the nature
of a luxury tab.
One Has Estimated Production of
2,500 Barrels Daily; Other
a Little Less
Casper. Wyo.—Two monster wells
were brought in recently In the Salt
Creek oil fields. The greater of the
two was brought in by Bonflls-Stldger
company, oil being encountered at a
depth of 2,185 feet. The oil shot high
over the derrick, and the production is
estimated at 2,500 barrels daily. The
other strike was made by the Midwest
Refining company, and has a produc
tion a little under the first well.
The Bonflls-Stldger well is believed
by oil men to be the greatest producer
in the entire field.
ODDS OF 500 MEN TO 25.000
Wife Makes Last Stand in President
ial Palace
Shanghai.—Madame Sun Yat-Sen.
wife of the deposed president of South
China, who arrived here from Canton,
described in an interview' her husband's
flight and her last stand in the presi
dential palace with a bodyguard of 50
soldiers against Chen Chiung-Ming’s
Madame Sun declared that a scant
500 men under her husband’s command
were opposed to an army of 25.000
led by Chen Chiung-Mlng. and that The
bodyguard of 50 soldiers left with her
in the presidential palace when her
husband, after her repeated urging*,
took refuge in flight, was killed al
most to a man.
To Model China After U. S.
Peking.—y Gen. Wu Pel-Fu, dominant
figure of Northern China, endorsed the
recent suggestion of Gen. Chiung-Mlng.
outstanding leader of the South, that a
federal system be adopted for reunited
China, patterned after that of the
United States of America. General Wu
suggested that the reorganized repub
lic be known as the “United States of
The majority of the provinces al
ready have signified their approval of
the proposal to reunite the country
under, a federal government at Peking,
with each province enjoying rights
similar to those accorded the separate
states of the American union.
Fordney Will Retire
Washington.—Congressman Joseph
W. Fordney. chairman of the house nnd
ways committee and author of the
Fordney tariff bill, will not be a can
didate for re-election to the house from
Michigan. He plane to retire at the
end of his present term, after 24 years
of continuous service in congress.
Three Aviation Cadets Die
San Antonio, Tex. —Three aviation
cadets were killed and their bodies
burned when an airplane In which they
had just risen at Brooks field fell from
a height of 200 feet.
Urges Settlement Russian Question
Philadelphia. Settlement of the
Russian question would have an even
more salutary effect on business of the
world than had the signing of the
armistice declared senator William E.
Borah of Idaho.
Thinks Ford’s Offer Accepted
Washington.—Action l»y congress In
appropriating $7,500,000 for work on
the dam means that “the completion of
the Muscle Shoals development la now
a certainty,” declared Representative
Almon, of Alabama.
Productivitty of Lower Stratum Will
More Than Double Life
of Field
Billings.—The Franz producer from
the deep sand, brought im last week
in the Cat Creek field, is a tremend
ous oil well, according to news which
has just reached here.
The well was drilled seven feet fur
ther into the sand, and is now making
over 3,000 flush. This is said to be a
conservative estimate of the Increased
The Franz well is offset to the Mid-
Northern gusher, Clayton-18 No. 2, and
Is 440 feet due south of the Clayton
The latter well J« making 1,500 barrels
a day. The Franz corporation has
the new well connected up with the
pipe line, and is handling the big flow
In good shape. It is said.
The two big producers in the second
Cat Creek sand of the Wild Schutz
tract indicate a tremendous quantity of
oil remains in this field, despite the
fact that scores of wells havebeen pro
ducing the liquid wealth for three or
four years from the first sands. The
productivity of the lower stratum will
double the life of the field. It Is be
lieved by geologists and experienced
The Mid-Northern and Frants cor
porations are said to hold practically
all the ground on which w-ells can be
drilled to the second sands. Officials
of the Mid-Northern company said that
there are no immediate plans to drill
u new well to the deep sand.
Act of Bandits Will Not Affect Rela
tions of United States With
Obregon Is Claim
Washington.—Seizure of 40 Ameri
can employes of the Cortez Oil com
pany at Tampico. Mexico, reported to
the state department, ns security for
a ransom of 15,000 pesos, created a
stir in official circles in Washington.
Lacking further information ns to
what happened behind what is ap
parently a rigid censorship nt Tam
pico, however, there was litttle to in
dicate whether the incident would lead
toward any change of attitude here
toward the Obregon government in
In fact at the White House It was
said that relations between the United
States and Mexico were not likely to
be affected in any way by the bandits’
Beyond a brief report stating that
in addition to the two score American
employes, a quarter of a million dol
lars worth of destructible property of
the Cortez Oil company was being held
as security for the payment demanded,
no other word has reached the state
department concerning the bandit ac
tion in Tampico.
At least, so far as known, the state
department had not reported the Cor
tez company incident to either army
or navy officials or inquired ns to the
availability of navy ships to send to
the scene. There is no American war
ship in waters adjacent to Tampico.
North Dakota Primary Set
Fargo, N. D. —One of North Dakota’s
most perplexing political campaigns
—termed by many a “campaign of sil
ence” —ended the state wide primary
centered in the ?ate of Senator P. J.
McCumber, chairman of the finance
committee of the United States senate.
Frazier is again in the political
scramble, this time for the Republican
senatorial nomination in opposition to
Senator McCumber and Ormsby Me-
Harg, the latter McCumber’s former
private secretary. The Nonpartisan
league state convention endorsed Fra
zier. Republican and Democratic can
didates will be nominated for all state
offices, as well as for the senate and
Anthracite Miners Halt Stride Plan
Wilkesbarre. Pa. —Upon receipt of a
telegram from John L. Lewis, presi
dent of the United Mine Workers, who
conferred with President Harding at
Washington, the general scale commit
tee of the anthracite workers aban
doned all plans for immediately calling
an absolute strike.
$300,000 Loss in Mexican Fire
Mexicali, Lower California.—Fire of
undetermined origin here destroyed
nearly a city block at an estimated
damage of SBOO,OOO.
Many Attend Berlin Rally
Berlin. —A demonstration in favor of
the republic in the Lustgarten was at
tended by 200,000 persons. It was
quite orderly.
Mrs, Hathaway For Congress
Missoula, Mont.—Mrs. Maggie Smith
Hathaway of Stevensville 'will be a can
didate for congress from the first dis
trict of Montana. She expects to file
a declaration of her intentionss within
a few days she said.
Customs Men Raid Steamers
New York. —Customs Inspectors raid
ed three vessels in port, two flying the
American flag nnd the other n Norweg
ian freighter, nnd confiscated 2,400
bottles of liquor, all of which was de
clared to have been smuggled aboard.
No Further Action Will be Taken By
Government Unless Continuation
of Transportation Is
. Threatened
Washington. The administration,
speaking through the White House, has
declared its determination to stand
squarely behind the railroad labor
Ixiard. It was because of the decisions
of the labor board that the shop crafts
men decided to quit work.
The administration view, set forth in
language as forcible as the spokesman
could command, was that the labor
board Is one of the agencies of the
government dealing with disputes be
tween the roads and their employes
and therefore Its decrees must and
would be barked up by the government.
The labor board “Is the government
when it speaks,’’ was the* way the
spokesman summed up the administra
tion view, adding that this view held,
whether the board’s decisions drew the
protests of labor organizations because
they involved cuts in wages, or whether
they were protested by the railroads
because they required the management
to desist In contracting out repair work
to private shops. The determinations
‘ f the board, the administration fur
ther was asserted to hold, are by the
delegated authority of congress and in
a field definitely marked out In the
law of the land.
The general belief is that ns the
transportation act clothes the labor
board with no powers to enforce Its
decision, there are no steps left for
the government to take except to main
tain Its stand behind the board’s de
Practically AH Commodities Reduced;
New Schedules Are In
Washington.—Freight rates through
out the United States on practically all
commodities were reduced by 10 per
cent when the carriers of the country
put into effect the decision rendered
last month by the interstate commerce
commission in the general rate case.
New schedules Incorporated in the re
duction have been completed since the
decision was handed down, although a
series of orders abrogating rules and
regulations concerning publication of
new rates and like details were neces
sary to prevent delays in some in
Agricultural commodities will be the
only important traffic which the 10
per cent cut will not affect. rr.»?s on
these commodities having been reduced
last January. One or two other classi
fications of freight have also been
given lower rates by commission or
ders in recent months and those also
are excluded from the new cuts. Ita!l--_
road statisticians have worked out the
estimate that the general rate decision
will cause a decrease of $1150.000.000
annually In the nation’s freight bill.
Employment Bureau for Vets
San Francisco. —Plans for absorbing
nto the industries of (be country the
disabled veterans who have been re
habilitated through vocational train
ing, featured the convention of the dis
abled American veterans of the World
war. according to statements of Its
leaders before the convention went Into
final session here.
Com and Sugar Export Feature
Washington.—Very large shipments
of corn and sugar featured the export
trade of the country ?.»;• :iie first five
months of 1922, according to a survey
Americans Released
Washington.—Americans working for
oil companies In the Tampico region all
have been released from restraint by
Mexican bandits, who had held them
for ransom.
Use Persuasion to Settle Coal Tieup
Washington.—The government was
said at the white house to have no def
nlte plan to present to the coal mine
operators and miners' union loaders.
Tlie government still depends <m per
suasion to bring about some compro
mise and considers that it has no au
thority to try compulsion, it was added.
_ e .
Wealth Willed to Children
New York. —The bulk of the estate
left by William Rockefeller, oil mag
nate, reputed to have been one of the
richest men In the world, was be
queathed to his four children under
terms of his will filed for probate.
Dyer Lynching Bill Endorsed
Washington.—The Dyer antl-lynch-
Ing bill, providing for imposition of
penalties by the federal government
for mob was reported favorably
with amendments by the senate Ju
diciary committee by a vote of 8 to G.
| cfhe Kitchen 8
| Cabinet |
Mwrigul, XMXX. Wcal«ru IScWkpMUanu
•• ’Tie toll’s reward that sweetens in
As love inspires with strength the
enraptured thrush.”
During the warm weather the appe
tite craves cool drinks—not too cold —
. as the delicate
I flavor is not
easily detected.
The beverage is
best prepared anil
| placed near (he
ice and when
serving only a
small portion of
shaved Ice should be added.
Glasses In which summer drinks are
served are very attractive when made
of thin glass and they should be beau
tifully polished to add pleasure to the
Ginger ale and carbonated waters
may be kept on hand to add to the
flavor and zest of the drink.
There are drinks that are foods,
those that stimulate, such as tea, and
those which are taken merely to re
Milk drinks combined with chocolate
and eggs are a food in themselves.
Egg Orangeade.—Take six table
spoonfuls of orange Juice two tea
spoonfuls of lemon Juice, one egg, one
and one-half teaspoonfuls of sugar.
Bent the yolk of egg until light, then
add the sugar and beat again. Bent
in the fruit Juice nnd add the stiffly
beaten white of egg. When well mixed
pour into a tall glass one-third full of
crushed Ice.
Ginger Grape uice.—Place In a tall
glass three tablespoonfuls of grape
Juice, two teaspoon fills of lemon Juice,
two teaspoonfuls of orange Juice and
one-half teaspoonful of sugar. Stir
well and add one-half a glass of
shaved ice and fill the glass with gin
ger ale. Serve at once.
Chocolate Egg Milk Shake.—Take
two tablespoonfuls of chocolate sirup,
one egg. one cupful of sweet milk,
three tablespoonfuls of crushed ice,
vanilla to taste. I'ut all together In a
large tumbler jar and shake vigor
ously until quite light. Pour Into a
glass nnd serve immediately.
Almond Milk Shake.—To one cupful
of sweet milk add one pgg, one tea
spoonful of sugar nnd three drops of
almond extract. Beat the yolk with
the sugar and flavoring, ndd the white
stiffly beaten, ndd the milk nnd pour
Into a Jnr with a tight cover. Add a
few pieces of Ice and shake vig
orously until light. Pouf into a glass
and serve at once.
Apple Water.—Core, pare and cut
four apples in small pieces, put them
in a pitcher, add the rind of a lemon,
one cupful of sugar and four cupfuls
of water boiling hot, cover the pitcher
and let stand to cool and chill before
It is a good and safe rule to sojourn
In every place as If you meant to
spend your life there, never omitting
an opportunity of doing a kindness, or
speaking a true word, or making a
friend.—John Ruskin.
Nature supplies the food needed for
each season. In summer we have
plenty of fresh
fruitn and vege
Chilling the
stomach with
i<• e s and cold
drinks Is not the
way to keep cool.
A hot soup or
something hot at the beginning of the
meal will start the sluggish stomach
so that it will more quickly assimilate
During warm weather we reduce the
amount of meat- consumed, but do not
eliminate It entirely.
Spiced beef Is a dish especially good
for a hot weather dish, but is very un
common. Try it.
Virginia Spiced Beef.—Take a sir
loin of beef or a rump piece that has
been in the pickle eight days. Put in
a kettle of cold water over a slow fire.
Skim thoroughly, out In a lemon or
two with the seeds removed, two bay
leaves, a dozen peppercorns and two
tablespoonfuls of tarragon vinegar.
Let the meat cook slowly until tender,
then allow it to remain all night tn the
water In which it was cooked. Re
move and place the meat under a
Ham Mousse.—Soften a tablespoon
ful of gelatin in enough cold water to
cover, pour over It a cupful of boiling
stock, stir until dissolved, strain nnd
pour the liquid over two cupfuls of
chopped ham, stand aside until It be
gins to congeal, then fold In a cupful
of whipped cream and turn the mix
ture into a wet mold. Serve when
luird on lettuce.
A cupful of nuts added to the regu
latlon potato salad will make of it a
dish sufficiently satisfying for the
main dish.
Stuff tumutveß with bread crumbs
and cheese. Pour a dish of seasoned
stewed tomatoes over a dish contain
ing a few uncooked eggs, stir with a
fork, season and serve.
For a hot weather luncheon or din
ner serve a dish of soup hot and well
seasoned, a boiled fish with tartar
sauce, bread and butter sandwiches
with chilled fruit and cookies for des
sert or ?. dish of ice or sherbet.
Brief News Notes
From All Parts of
July 25-28—Frontier Days Celebra
tion, Cheyenne. Wyo.
A nine-hole golf course and country
club for Thermopolis is an assured
act, thirty local business men having
signed up the necessary financial guar
antee to make the project a go.
Gillette will be host to the Grand
Lodge of the Odd • Fellows and the
Wyoming Rebekah Assembly July 11,
12 and 13 of this year and plans are
unde;, way to make the gathering a
memorable one.
J. W. Bozorth of Bums has been
appointed local chairman of the
World’s Board of Aeronautical Com-'
missioners. The appointment was
made by the board of governors of the
organization on nomination of War
ren Richardson, sectional chairman for
the county of Laramie.
The executive committee of the
Wyoming Med iml Society and the
State Dental Association selected luira
mie as the meeting place for the next
annual Joint convention. The dates
will he June 20 to 22. An invitation
to the State Druggists’ Association to
Join (hem will be extended.
Eight hundred and eighty-eight dol
lars has been added to the treasury
funds of George Vroman post. Ameri
can Legion, ns a result of having
sponsored a big carnival outfit in a
week’s engagement at Casper. Total
receipts of the Legion jrost were 2,-
213, of which $1,325 was paid out in
The Wyoming highway department
officials received a message stating
that W. K. (’arson, representative In
the State Legislature from Fremont
county, was killed by an accidental ex
plosion of dynamite on a state high
way project near Dubois recently. He
was a pioneer ranchman and merchant
at Dubois.
Wintering bees in Texas has Its ad
vantages, according to A. D. Hardy of
Powell, who has returned home with
his apiary after spending the cold
months at Corpus Christi. The bees
were greatly strengthened by their so
journ, he believes, In contrast to the
weak conditions which a rigorous win
ter leaves them.
Hoback cafion, between Pinedale and
Jacksons Hole, Wyo., will be the acene
of the formal dedication of the Lions
trail on July 15 under the auspices of
the Rock Springs Lions Club. The new
trail connects the famous Jackson Hob*
region with southern routes to Yel
lowstone park and boasts of scenic
beauty in abundance.
Dr. A. M. Soule, president of the
State College of Agriculture at Athens.
Ga., has been asked if he will consider
an offer to become president of the
University of Wyoming, and has re
plied In the affirmative. The query
was contained in a letter from the
chairman of the board of trustees of
the Wyoming institution.
Neighbors who entered the cabin of
Frank Sykes, a recluse of the Crooked
Creek country, near Basin, when he
had not been seen for several days,
found him dead nnd his body so decom
posed that he was buried immediately.
According to notice reaching Coroner
Smith of Big Horn county. He Is sur
vived by n<> relatives, so fnr ns known.
Investigation of the records of the
sheriff’s office in Douglas brought to
light the fact that (Jus Grimes, alias
Brown, served a Jail sentence In Doug
las In December, 1909. At that tilin’
be had no aliases, being known by his
lawful name, Ernest Bush. He was
arrested by Sheriff Messenger Decem
ber 20, 1909, on a charge of stealing
a wagon from the Florence Ha rd war
The Wyoming Funeral Directors’ As
sociation will hold Its sixth annual
convention In Thermopolis July 27 and
28 and arrangements have been made
to show the delegates a big time.
The big rodeo is over and Yoder did
herself proud, If the many words of
commendation heard on every hand
ran be taken as an Indication of the
way In which the large crowds for the
First Annual Shotgun Roundup en
joyed themselves. During the entire
three days there was clean entertain
ment for those who came to spend a
while in the flourishing haby town
that progressive people have built in
the Goshen Hole in less than a year.
The Union Pacific officials, state anil
county officers and other prominent
personages were in attendance and all
were loud in their praise of Yoder’s
hospitality nnd enterprise ’n success
fully putting over such a classy series
of events. One of the principal rea
sons the Yoder rodeo went over big is
a majority of the riders, ropers and
bulldoggers were men of national rep
utation, many of them holders of
world’s champion records, and hailing
from Montana, Oklahoma, Texas, Wyo
ming and other states.
Natrona county stockmen have laid
plans to continue their fight for open
ing trails fenced by homesteaders
throughout the plains region. In some
instances they will seek to widen trails
left open. A court fight which prob
ably will be carried to the Supreme
Court Is already pending.
Warning of (he grasshopper plague
which is sweeping other sections of
Wyoming has been Issued at Casper by
G. M. Peuley, county agricultural
agent. Polson will be used by the
farmers in saving their crops from the

xml | txt