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Telephone OHII Corner 2nd Street and Williamson Avenue WANT ADS IS ONE OF IR fSTIWMS illliS SAFEGUARD :jp|||P!fe- THE MDNEY j| : - you leave by appointing the Bank 1 \ \ ; of Winslow Executor or Trustee. ! I n Our Charter is Permanent—we ! j ] M have long experience in trust mat- \ \ U ters—adequate resources, and ex- « j I t cellent facilities. . j [ , Consult us about it freely. , \ The Bank ofWinslow I ll^Wi^slow,, Arizona GARVSH DEMANDS HARDING CLEAR HIM Writes to President That He Has Been Grossly Mis led by Daugherty. New York. —Flatly refusing to return to the United States government a single chemical patent right owned by the Chemical Foundation, Inc., of which he is president, Francis P. Oar van, in a spirited and energetic letter to President Harding, asserted that the President, “grossly misled by the attorney-general,’’ is, for the first time in American history, attempting to abrogate a solemn Executive order of a predecessor, and is acting, moreover, on information “furnished by German agents and interpreted by lawyers whose sole knowledge of the war and Us lessons is derived from association with German clients.” Absolute legality in the sale of 4,700 and odd former German patents to the Foundation, and complete publicity in the organization and operation of this quasi-public institution, together with the highest of ethical motives, are earnestly maintained by Mr. Garvan in his communication, and he asserts with emphasis that no person connected with the Foundation has ever made a dollar out of it, or ever could do so under Its charter and by-laws, himself least of all : he fortifies that statement with figures which show that the capi tal of the Institution consisted of $428,- 900, all of which has been spent in the purchase of the patents and in educat ing the people through schools and colleges and in the encouragement of chemical societies, and says that the Foundation Income from licenses bare ly meets the modest running expenses. All of these financial details have long been available, Mr. Garvan re minds President Harding, and demands that the President ascertain the truth and tell the people whether the Foun dation and its head have deserved the abuse they have received. “Gave All and Got Abuse” “It has given its ail,” Mr. Garvan writes. “You can take away nothing but the opportunity of service. It was all we got from the government. It is all we have. “Mr. President, you have had the temerity to impugn the honor of the gentlemen who boast a part in the great work of building up or preserv ing the possibility of progress in or ganic chemistry for America. You have again been misinformed as to the nature of the trust we bore. That trust was not for the German Kartel, the owner of practically all the important patents, who had received them under the unthinking graciousness of latvs they had induced. That trust was for the American people, their industrial independence and for the safety and health of their children and their chil dren's children.” At the outset of his letter Mr. Garvan states that he has forwarded to the Alien Property Custodian the Chemical Foundation’s formal answer to his demand, an answer “as an American corporation ready at all times to de fend its rights in the courts,” but that !he public in whose interests the Foun dation was organized, is entitled to he fully informed as to the circumstances under which the demand was made and the reason why it is unqualifiedly re fused. The demand itself. Mr. Garvan asserts, together witli the letter written by tlte President and the statement made by Attorney-General Daugherty, “demonstrate that you. Mr. President, have been grossly misled by the attor ney-general, both as to the law and the facts of the case.” Eliminating "Enemy Interest” Thereupon Mr. Garvan contends M) that the attorney-general' lias listened exclusively to German agents, which is no investigation: (2), that the Uniter! States government lias no interest in the suit brought hv the Foundation to determine the ownership of funds held by the treasury; (3), that when Presi dent Wilson authorized the sale of the German patents, neither Hip President, secretary of state nor alien property custodian was, under the law. in the remotest sense a trustee for the Ger man enemies; (4), that specific power to sell the patents was granted by Con gress after full committee hearings on November 4. 1918. and on December 3. 1918, President Wilson, vested with cower to supervise all sales, authorized Acting Secretary of State Frank U. Polk to approve the sale of the German chemical and other patents; (5), that on February 2fi. 1919. Polk ordered the sale in the public Interest, noting that a public sale was not in the best in terests of tlie public because it would offer opportunity for the patents to get into tlte hands of speculators and monopolists, and that the Chemical Foundation, obligated to grant non exclusive licenses, was the best means for “eliminating alien interests hostile to American industries and of the ad vancement of chemical and allied in dustries In the United States;” (<!). that President Wilson, returning from abroad, confirmed Polk's order on Feb ruary 13. 1920. with this comment: “Mr reasons for the foregoing determi nation and order are stated in the said orders of Frank L. Polk . . . and in addition thereto, the public interest i will he best served by the elimination of any enemy interest adverse to V meric an citizens arising by reason of said choses in action, or mghts, inter ests and benefits under said agree ments . . . .” “This sale.” Mr. Garvan continues, “was made in the full light of all branches of the government and in the full light of publicity. The idea of its formation was the result of the inti mate knowledge of the past use ot these patents in a manner hostile to rtie United States’ interests, and in full consultation with all of the executives of the government, the experts of our army and navy, and leaders of our chemical business organizations and the heads of all our scientific ami re_ search organizations. I do not ask you to a-.cept my present statement of the matter hut insert here an extract from the 1 cport of A. Mitchell Palmer, filed with the President February 22, 1919, and hv him forwarded to the Congress, and by that Congress made a public document and most widely commented on by the press of the country.” Palmer’s Version of It Mr. Palmer stated in the course of the- report refered to by Mr. Garvan: "These patents, as had already been indicated, formed a colossal obstacle to the development of the American dye stuff industry. Evidently they had not been taken out with any intention of manufacturing in this country or from any fear of American manufacture . . . upon consideration it seemed that these patents offered a possible solu tion for the problem, hitherto unsolv ahle, of protecting the new American dye industry against German competi tion after the war . . . The idea was accordingly conceived that if the Ger man chemical patents could he placed in the hands of any American institu tion strong enough to protect them, a real obstacle might be opposed to Ger man importation after the war, and at the same time the American industry might he freed from the prohibition en forced by the patents against the man ufacture of the most valuable dye stuffs. Accordingly these considerations were laid before various associations of chemical manufacturers, notably the Dye Institute and the American Manu facturing Chemists’ Association. The suggestion was met with an instan taneous and enthusiastic approval, and as a result a corporation has been or ganized to be known as the Chemical Foundation (Inc.), in which practically every important manufacturer will be a stockholder, the purpose of which Is to acquire by purchase these German patents and to hold them as a trustee for American industry The first president of the Chemical Foundation will he Francis P. Garvan of the New York bar, to whose clear vision and in defatigable industry I am chiefly in debted for the working out of this plan. The combination was not objection able to public policy, since it was so organized that any genuine American, whether a stockholder of the com pany or not, could secure the benefits of the patents on fair and equal terms.” A Quasi-Public Idea Mr. Garvan goes on to state that at that time he was a dollar a year man, with no expectation whatever of be coming alien property custodian; that it was only when Attorney-General Gregory resigned and Palmer was ap pointed attorney-general that Palmer asked him to take the custodian’s place. Three months later, he writes, he testified before the Ways and Means Committee of the house : “The founda tion of the Chemical Foundation was an effort to form an organization to represent as nearly as possible at that time the public interests. Judge In graham of New York and Judge Gray of Delaware had charge of drawing our charter and our trust agreement and our certificate of incorporation. We have endeavored to make it as nearly a public institution as our laws allow, and at the same time to have it an official organization. We wanted to sell these patents to the govern ment, and if there had been any method by which we could make them a working force and still have them owned and controlled by the govern ment. it would have relieved us of a great deal of responsibility, and if there is at this time any suggestion for modification or amendment of our plan wliich will insure in the minds of the committee a more definite and certain fulfillment of the intention and pur poses of our organization I am certain that the Chemical Foundation and all its stockholders and all who are Inter ested in it would be glad to conform to the wishes of the committee, be cause, in so far as we have public rec ognition and public support and gov ernment recognition and government support, we become more efficient and become more able to carry out the in tentions which are in our hearts and minds.” Mr. Garvan states £hat the total or gross income of the Foundation has averaged $143,216.65 per year. The run ning expenses, bare overhead, have averaged a net excess of '21.245.30 or .049 per cent on the $428,- 900 invested, allowing nothing for de preciation. The average life of the patents is eight years, so that 12% >or cent of the $271,850 cash paid for die patents, or $33,981 per year, should he subtracted from the appar >nt net receipts per year, which leaves ■ui actual annual operation deficit of •‘12,735.70. In educational work, Mr. larvan informs the President, the Foundation has spent $204,017.85, the entire balance of its capital. Quotes English Prediction Firmly maintaining that the Founda tion is the keystone of the wall raised to protect tiie American people from German chemical domination, Mr. Gar van maintains such protection is indis nensahle to riie future happiness, health and safety of the American people, and quotes from a recent open letter to parliament written by James Morton, largest carpet manufacturer of Eng land, “Organic chemistry is the key to the world of new values,’ and that America in five years’ time will have dye works and general chemical works equal to Germany. As regards the development of or ganic chemistry for national defense, Mr. Garvan calls to his aid testimony by Marshal Foch and the late Field Marehal Sir Henry Wilson to the gen eral conclusion that a nation thorough ly equipped chemically may almost guarantee the peace of the future. And as regards its importance in the de velopment of medicine he quotes Prof. Tulius Stiglitz of the University of Chicago, world famous chemist: “The pitiful calls of our hospitals for local anaesthetics 1:o alleviate suffering an the operating table, the frantic ap peals for the hypnotic that soothes the epileptic and staves off his seizure, the almost furious demands f»r remedy after remedy that came in the early years of the war, are still ringing in the hearts of many of us. No wonder that our small army of chemists is grimly determined not to give up the independence in chemistry which the - war achieved for us! Only a widely enlightened public, however, can In sure the permanence of what far see ing men have started to accomplish In developing the power of chemistry through research in every domain which chemistry touches.” “These,” Mr. Garvan concludes, ‘were the thoughts which were in the minds of the men who knew the war and its lessons when they formed the Chemical Foundation.” •p-vX-v-:-.:; i-m i r fm-h-H 1 T) RINTING FOR I Every Line of Business—get what you $ ■ need—Envelopes, Letterheads, Cards, t 9 Statements, Billheads, Handbills-all t kinds of special printing done neatly, ij i|RSlimil|MHnilUllßlllllßK|| IIIIIRVI||K3RMR|BiB 2 R. C. CRESWELL GEO. C. CRESWELL g | PHONE 118 1 ■ 2 ft All Kin < ] s of Transfer Work Done With Care and Dispatch * ■ 5 ♦ WOOD, COAL AND GRAIN FOR SALE m ! 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