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“ALASKA CAN PAY THE NATION'S WAR DEBT"
TTTE DAILY ALASKA CITIZEN \OI. .3. | U BAN KS. \i \ S K A, TI'I'SIVA MOB N I XL. Sipt hi. 1 ’ >1 '>. \Y 1 IOI.K NUM BLR 1133 ALASKA COAST I_ SERB CABINET OUT OF OFFICE t '. i r r«i r \r i men i is \dviseh ■ P Rl b , N \ TIu.N IIP SERB IAN MINISTRY \V \ IIINi.l'n.N 11 C Sept 15 R [ be ' n lb- ib-pai tinent tonitdil 11 ■ 11 • • 11 m • tin M-ciepi of lidvieei, 11,1 • It ■ ‘I Ilinl tin- ell i 11 ■ Sei In,in , in 11 \ b.i i*- Igneil The lei-inna I , , i , In-lie V cil In be illle In tin I.II, I niliesl Ullllll IXISl,- 111 lie ■..nil, annexi ,1 pa i I of Sei bin ill , : Mniili re : i o . i in I Albania EXONERATED OF CRAVE CHARGE r urns \.\ 1.1 \<;ikrs kx i )\I M \ 1 1 1> i >F I MSIi()Y Al.TY • ii \ i;«.i: \fi hr « uWhTioN I \ • ' K S< |.\ Mill . S • • p 1 1(/P) ' ( | o\vnl>. pi esidem of t he r,.ii ioii.i! m»n pai t i.-on lea lie and Joseph i |hei i 11*i niej oi janization manager. . . ■... j.; . rxonei a led of t In- ehai g nt i on - 1111 a e\ to leach ii i ln\ all v h> i1,. 11dg• • who Irani i heir case. The> ad pi • \ ion 1> he. n conv icted o! the chaig.e and had I" rn sentenced lo i hi • e 11111ni h in ja il ALL IS QUIET IN HONDURAS WASIIINCTHN If « . Sept If, l,p) The .-.late department has re , , i wd information lo the effect that , i | 1111\\ complelelv restored in I — I'()KT I ,.\N I), On.-. Sept 15. (/P) For the first tinn ; since starting mi his tour President Wilson ineiitioiied Pis I opponents in the senate iudividualiv in his speech 11>< 1 a\ lie relerred partieularlv to Senator l.odpc, saving that tin league carries out the su^'estions made In I .odpe in I'M jrelative to ;i plan for universal peace anion,nation . The President spoke tonight at the municipal auditorial' I to an audience of 7,1 KK). I )i 11 inl; this address he also re lei r<- I jto the members ot the foreign relations eonvmittee ol the cn Pile In name, savinp that the committee as a whole did not think of reservations and amendments to the peace treat land league covenant until alter his lir-t return from Pari SIT'.AkS < )!•' KIWI I I K >\S SK \TTI .K, Sept. 15. (/P) President W il mi ha ;i> rived at Portland, Oregon, according to inlormation ivceiv i ed here. And that he has not lorgollen the reception Ik received here is evidenced Iw the public statements he madi ■diortk alter reaching the rose city, one ol them beine b the effect that he will never forget Seattle. The newspapermen who are traveling with the Presi dent are also enthusiastic over the reception accorded flu Presidential part \. The\ sav that the crowd on Second ! avenue on Satnrdav resembled New \ nrk crowds and d the throng of people which greeted the President while Ik was here was the greatest ol auv ol the places lie has visited There were hundreds ol peopk; who could not gain cu lt ranee to the Arena Satnrdav night to hear the President -peak. These Continually shouted, “We Want W ilson.” 'The police are also aiithoriu ior the statement that there were i ad tea Is a mot i the < loud who shouted. "We Want J list ice. W II X>X VI l'( )I\T I AND I ’( iK'i I .AM I. ( lie.. Sept I. (/P) Addressing' a lartfe crovvd at noon toda\ in one ol the largest halls ol this cits, l ie,idem Wilson pn-cuicd iitrlhei arguments in support ol lln rat i I lea i ion ol the pain I: ah lie pointed otil that, il Amt lira Slavs out ol ihe lea;, ite she will he the one it real ]novel -iainliiie alooi ami done and that she will therclon need a ninth Ians i arim ami ua\\ than that coiiteuiplaleil lo proleei liei illicit I I'lii.-, aid the President, would cause the rale ol 1.1 .aiioii in thi~ eotinliv to rise and other wi e \ iol.t 11 lln malerial and moral interests ol the count r\ (’( ) U' K i i1 \ i M . X I Kill ,l’,l > 1'( )KT I A X P. t »n . .-ipi I. (/P) Purine an auto mobile ill i \ i nl II- I' i Miknlial pai l \ mi (. \ >1 n n 11 >i a dri\e lmla\. niH- nl ilia car> eonlainiup a number nl newspaper ai in CSJ)(|| II lalll s turilail u\el I in- aCi iileill resulted ill (lie deal 11 u I 11 io el lau I i eiir 111' 11 ia n ia cl line ami I ’on Allen, special eul i > -pul iilan i nl tba ' k ■ \ a I a 1111 I'lain Pealer. I'll rwa other newspapermen wer< al.-u arimisK injured. (A 11 XP T( ) : AX I k' AXPISC() I i ) l\ I I .\ X P. **ii . s('|11 | (/P) I be next slop o I nnporlanca io In mada b\ I’m idaiil \\ ilson on bis tour will ba San braneisao. I ia will, bouaxar, make short addresses at a millibar ol cities enr<itth lb is scheduled Io reach San I • i: 11 ui co on \\ adna ■ la \ ainl Io speak lliere \\ ednesd.a\ nielli. I'niidura An onh*r has I tin i i i,, ,-n isMini id iln- < onimanding ollirrr t,i ih.- ii ai • -1 rh-\i*laml insl nii‘1 ing Ilim 111 i * ‘ t ll I'll lilt- forn1 ht- landed , |. j'»i < • i • I Ani'i n an i 111«■ I • t ■■ f'» lli*‘ : hip again. , , -i. -■■m i- -mrnmmmrn MUCH DAMAGE RESULTS FROM VISIT OF TROPICAL HURRICANE TO TEXAS HOUSTON, Texas, Sept. 15. (/P) True to the pre , 1 ii'ti<»ii made some days ago In the weather bureau, the bur neatie which ravaged the Horida coast last week, hit tin 'lYxas hore oil' the t'.uli oi Mexico yesterday It did not extend fullv to Mexico, however, the vicinity ot Browne villt- and the lower Texas coast being untouched. Tin At ausas pass section suffered the heav iest, accord ing to iuiormatioii received here. 1 he port ot Aiattsas o the upper end oi Mustang island was completely demolished Corpus Christi also suiiered iron) the storm, it being stated that the wind blew fifty miles per bout there. It is also slat vd that Galveston experienced a heavy property loss anion those living outside the big sea wall there, Irom both wit. and water. STORM CAUSES HEAVY DAMAGE W ASHINGTON, Sept. 15. (/P) I’robably twenty live pet soils are dead and 4.0(H) are believ ed to be homeless at Corpus Christi, Texas, and vicinity as a result ol the storm which raged there yesterday, according to in lot mntion received here. It is also stated that the property damage which resulted from the visit of the tropical hurricane to tin Texas coast will probably exceed three million dollars. It is now believed that the storm has continued on down tin Texas coast, in which event it will probably reach Browns ville and then continue oil down the Mexican coast. CORPUS CHRISTI IN RAD SHARP SAN ANTONIO, Texas, Sept. 15. (/P) -The city of Corpus Christi on the gulf coast is in very had shape as the result of having heen visited by the trcjpical hurricane ol yesterdav. The city lightning plant is entireh out ol coin mission and there is no water to be had as the sea water has left all fresh water sources in such condition that the water is not lit for drinking purposes. Food is also short at Cor pus Christi and the mayor of the city has issued an appeal to other Texias cities for help, which is being sent by rebel trains as rapidly as they can be despatched. It is estimated by all accounts of the storm reaching here that at least 4,1 kHi people are homeless while the damage will run into the millions. BOD I HS WASH I'.D ASHOKF. SAN ANTONIO, Texas, Sept. 15- (/I1)—Indicating that the hurricane yesterday was just as severe at sea as it was on shore and that at least one ship was sunk, three bodies were washed ashore at various points on the Texas coast, according to information received here. It is also stated in despatches received that several more people have been seen on rafts but whether they were alive or dead could not be WASHINGTON, Sept. 1." (/P) The i• ■ t<• A,.iv eommeneecl its consideration ol the German peace treaty, the ilocumeiil s ha\ my I teen called up In Senator I ,od; e, chairman ol the senate foreign relations connnittee which reported on the treats a few daws apo, recommendim; a number ol rea r cations and amendments. The treaty i. the lirsl document ot its kind ever to be discussed openl\ in the senate. Senator Andrien- \. (ones, ileiilocrat ot New Mexico, was one ot the tirst to peak on the treats. He aryiied ui its favor as oriyinalb drawn up In the peace con lerciice, >ayiui‘ that the covenant will tail it tlu senate adopts the re er\a tions proposed In the senate loi'eipn relation' committee lie also denounced those senators who are yoiue about 11 if countrs speaking apainst the ratitication ol the treat'.. say inp that their insidious declamations are-poisonine the pub lic mind. MINORITY RKI’< )RT SCBMI I I I d) WASHINGTON, Sept. 15. (/P) Senator McCumber, member ot the senate foreign relations eommillee, todav submitted the minoritv republican repot t ot the committee orpine, the rejection ot all ot the proposed amendment' I' the peace tiaatv together with all ot the modi Iications and reservations recommended In the majorilv report. I lie re port submitted savs that the majority ot the proposed amend ments are sellish, immoral and dishonorable, and that thev seek to isolate America from the remainder ot the world and abandon our allies in their attempts to el led a peucelul settlement of the greatest war that Immauitv has ever known. The report further states that the amendments proposed are couched in discourteous and overbearing terms. I he committee’s amendment to article ten, savs the report, i intended to take the Cuited States out ot the leapue and | that the latter amendment will probably have the idled ot losing Shantung to China it the senate accepts the majorilv report. PETERSBURG IS WASHINGTON, Sepl. 15. (/P) The house of representatives today passed the bill pernfltting the town of Petersburg. Alaska, to issue bonds in the sum of $50,000 for the purpose of building a municipal power plant, and $25,000 worth of bonds for school building purposes. The bill goes to the senate immediately and that body is expected to take like action. SOME GERMAN SHIPS RAISED NFMliFIl OF ORKMAN VRS8KLS SOl’TTLKh AT SCAl’A FLOW. ALAIN' IN COMMISSION. WASIIINCToN. H C.. Sept. IS. I (<P) The navy ih•parlment announces i ho rceipt of information from Ihe Ih-itisli government to Ihe effect that a number of the Cerman vessels which were scuttled by tiheir Cerman crews it Scapa Flow shortly after they were ; ' • ‘ «i In lav,. be< n sill ivmlriVil ! <■ ali-d l!<" t. am again in enmiui ha mg I" ' n i a ised bv t In* al m ui liit llril ish nav \. In a111<>n■ I he war ships raised • n;il I h hip linden, I he Ci llisei s : a III i hi I. N III einbei g a lid Kluden • in! 11T11 • 11 destroyers. Il is also i ha i I hi e. more destroyer.- are h.idi.v damaged that lhe> * an M 11 I’d a lid a n ilt'oi t Will I here prnhahlv he made lo save lln ni. CINCINNATI TO GET THE FLAG I.’l I'S GET I'KNXANT YFTER ONE M< Mil-; GAME M GRAW CUNGEDi;S DEFEAT. GIN* INNATl. Ohio. Sept 15 (/p) Li v ihi* a ting tin- New York Giants in ih< game which the two teams are • i pla\ lomoriw, the Cincinnati Reds .11 eincii the National league pennant Oil' ni'-an.. that Cincinnati will re i i • • in ih, national League dm mg * Mining world s series. \i'« .RAW ro.Ni EDES DEFEA V i i \\ YORK Sepi 1 . pp) John .it «;i.i a , inanagei ol the New Y'ork • i.iid eoiiei-de; tin national league • iin.mt to i ineinnati IK says how • i 11 I lie I ill ha; one hope let*I and i.n i iliat the Giants will defeat li< Red m then game tomororw in chnii . enI hi team W ill ha\ e one i-1m. • rhallee. HALIMS ONLY IN FIUME NOW i: i i i si \>. 11 i i:i:\( 'll Tin >< its i .i.a ■, !•: i >isTI l lal i TITS' AT ITAI.IAN until KST T SIIIS, . ' pi I • i.-Ti Ii i in n,itiii' , i| 11,■ i*■ I,might that Hi,- supreme ,.1111,-il h.i ,n,l,-i ,-ci all Ih 11 i It and i rein Ii I l oops lo withdraw from i mm. mid, i lln- ropicsi'iitation of the Italian ,oiiimand,-i Sntiuni'io that lm , able lo lake oaro of blit- situation ,i i \ i i | hoi u Tin- Ki t*ni'h and llrii isli fin , . s ha\o alroad> loft Filinie , ;iio low,•li d Ihoil Hags al Allium , iu*s roipiosi. n i Hiding lo lln- minim a i a in i , i , i s otl here. This leave a imi. .a Ti.iitiil Italians at Filluio. < ommunication wil.li tin* Hums eoui mi no w a . i • •. timed lale Saiurdas night when tin bridge crew working on tin* IM Mile bridge across the Nenana I;. iss»«n I lie riser ami the end ol steel i.n Lignite creek It is estimated that i will lake ai least two weeks to i oiapletO. PROVINCES OF WEST RUSSIA ARE MAKING PEACE WITH BOLSHEVIKI I’d.Rl.lN, Sept. 1 (/P) Information received here is t(, the effect that the leaders of the Lithuanian movement for independence have decided to make peace with the bobhtviki on thr terms offered them Just what the terms are is not slate.1, hni they are tliot to include autonomy for the l.iths. Ii is also stated that he Letts are preparing to make peace with the hols on the same terms. This information is not considered surprising in diplomatic circles as it has been ; noun lot some lime that the bob have been attempting to make peace with the provinces ol west Russia which lie in tin- path of a possible attempt on the part of the allies to capture 1 ’etrograd. KSTONIA TOO STOCKHOLM, Sept. 15. (/P) It is officially stated [here tonigill that the leaders of the temporary government .ii h.sthoma have accepted tile ol lei ol the soviet govetn ment of Russia to discuss peace proposals. I he negotiations, jit is stated, are to open immediately with the view on the part of the hols of securing an early peace. DI'.S MOINES, Iowa, Sept. 15. (/P) Senators Korali and lohnson will address the people ol this city tonight, piv setiliiiL; arguments against the rati I ication ot the. peace tieatv and league ol nations covenant. I hey will speak Irom the ,aine platform on which I 'resident Wilson appeared a wee!. SAYS I.KAC.IT'. IS W AR I Rl'S I I )KS MOINl-.S, Iowa, Sept- 15. (/P) -Speaking to night from the same platlorm occupied by I'resilient Wilson a week ago. Senator Mir,on Johnson ol California described die league ol nations as a gigantic war trust. lie said that he only wars that the league would stop would be British vat's and that tliev would be stopped with American blood if the I’niled States ratifies the league covenant. America, he stated, is the only non-profiling nation by the terms of he league covenant, being expected to bear the burden of protecting enormous allied gains in territory.