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Today's News Today A Class Ad Will Do It 3TT Fourteenth Year, No. MMKI. KLAMATH FA MX. OUKGON, HATUKDAY, DIX'KMTIKR 1H, IWiMj. Prlco FJto OnU I UH1 S ED TO I EUROPE'S Puraunnt to a mil which has been Issued by Herbert ICoovnr nmt uthnr promlciit men of thn county, who iilily cuniliiclml thn distribution of ninny millions of dollars donated for chnrltubln purponu slnco thn world war, a meeting wn hold In thn Pres byterian church linrn ynstodoy uflnr- noon for llio purpose of determin ing thu step which shall bu tutfon by this county In answering thn call nml contrihutlriK It share toward tho ulluvlntlon of thn fumliiu condition which face nt lonit 3,K00,Q00 chll lnm of cuntrnl and southeastern Kuropo. l.'iich county In each state In thn Union lifts been asked to contribute. lio proposed 133,000,000 toward thn proposed 133,000,000 runu. und prominent national orKnti Izullon, nil of which worn actively engaged In war rrllnf work, arn n- nlstlng In thu campaign to ralio tho monny. Tliesn organizations Include, tno American Rod Cross, Jnwlsh Ho ller, Knight of Columbus, V. W C. A. and tho V. M C A. Tho I.ltorary Digest I tnklnic grnat Interest In the project, and has contributed $26,000 to the fund V. II. Hall, prenldnnt or thn Kla math coanly chamber of commerco, presided at the meeting W C Ilnrtf Ing of Hoscburg, who la In charge or thn organization of thn Fifth dis trict, described vividly tho lesflblo conditions In the famine region. II nlso told what had already been dona .by Klamath county' neighbors, Joaephlnn.nnd Jackson coiintlm, and KM IS .... . 'i Harry Ackley, Arthur Wilson, I'nthrr urgcti m nearea to rormjin nggrcs-i i , Alma Lawrence Ivo organization, )w,btah toUldTbe1ii-Recesotiiil "Hark, thu llerntd ntrurnonlul In caushjg thJroiintv ta Angel Sing," ...-... . .,. do IU share lu thn good work I . Arr. Prom ' Mundolssohu A commlltue consisting or K. II Untlium "Hlngo Allellno, Forth." Ilnll. chairman; It. If. Dunbar Mra.j Dudley Iluck Marshall, mid thu llnteruud i: I'. Lnwrcncn was appointed to conduct I tho soliciting campaign, thn Arn en Ian committee, which ban nlrnail) Imon workliiK here, agreeing to work with tho new commute 'Prayer Klamathorounty will le expected 'solo "O Hbly Night." .. . .Adam to cam for 480 children at $19 eich.l Mri. Ilert C. Thomas totaling $4800. Added to this (Anthem "H)irk. Hark My Soul." amount, will bo the quota nlroady al-j r Hurry Kowo Shell)!' louru io inn oriKinai Armenian re- Her commltleo, or $3400, making a grand total or $7300. II D. Mortuniou, of thu I'ellcan liny Lumber company, and (1 A. K ratine, manager of thu Klaumth Manufacturing company, huo prom lueil liberal help, nnd nurance hnvo also been recehed from county die trlct It wan tho itoimo of thn meeting that thnpi nro hundred or peoplo In thin county who arn willing to rare for from ono to 10 chlldron, and that they will respond aoou nn tho uh pent renchex them. Thn direct ap peal will go out during Chrltmua week, tho time, upenkcrH mild, when eorryouu hlionld Jpun hla heart nnd lurMii for thn relief of Buffering chll ixta. Thu I.lturary Digest, In Ha liwtio or December 4, puhllihnd nn nrllclo re garding thn terrlblo condltlona In tho fanrlno dUtrlcli, nnd tho commltleo Hk thn public Io read It, New Buildings Conform With State Fire Laws Klro Chief II. H. Dolnnoy ha ro eolved n lottor from A, O, Harbor, dtuto tiro inarolial, In which Mr. Har bor ntato that, uccordlng to tho des cription Hont to him by tho olilof, tho Collins. hUlldlng, ono of, this city's aowent itructuros, Ih Idoally con structed from thn standpoint of flro protection. In thu lottor, Mr, Mar Hhall oxtVo80H bin rogrot that Chlor Dolnnoy wns uuablo to bo prosont nt tho organization or tho Oregon tire chlot'H association In Portland, but state that tho local chief tins boon enrolled oh a chartor mombor. flpoaklnff or flro protoctlon hero, Chlof Dolnnoy said that tho Wlntors bultdlnir, now In tho courno or con Lstructlon, oil lalu atroot, will ulso fill tho most exacting requirements demanded In tho Interest or flro protection. It THE HOUSE BABY CLARENCE IfZeOD WASHINGTON. Doc 18 tiar- nnco J Mcleod, member of congress from thu 13t!i Michigan dlntrlct. I thu boby of ttm house of rnprnsitnta- 'thu hnhy 'tle I In han Jim punned tho ago 'limit of 26 ynnr t PRESBYTERIAN T Arrancementa are comple for thn pedal Chrl'tma concort at thn I'rebylcrlan church tomorrow cren Ihir.'lnrltatlon la extended to all to haro the program with the congre gation. Kollownaj I thn program, which begin at 7:30 o'clocV Voluntary Nocturno Op. 7, Va, . .. - 1 ....,....... ... ..',, Hofo "1 The Illrthdoy or a King." .. Noldllngcr Veatch "Joy to tho Arr. Krum Handel K. H. lf)tnn N'o. World." Scripture miito Heading l.uko 2:h-o v.. Korn Hunks Song 'Sllont Night. Holy Night." . Hayden InvUlblo Choir or I.lttlu Olrl Holo "Thu tSar or llcthlehem." t.... Stephun Adam Dr. (leo. K. Mullott Offertory I.luheitrauma T.tszt Alma l.awrenco Short Add ruin 1'antor Anthem "Arlhe. Shlne-Kor Thy. Light I Come," Fre Solo "Sauclus," (from St. Co- cllla Mini) . . (louuod Solo by Dr. Mallett llenodlctlon. Two Are Held for Rustling; Grobc Cleared of Charge Fred Hood nnd Churles Hood, .re siding on tho reservation, woro bound over last night lo nwlt tho ac tion o( tho grand Jury yostorduy, by United States Commissioner Hort Thomas, on n charge of stealing cat- tlo from tho government on Novem ber 23, nnd disposing or thorn to Poto Orobo, u meat dealer or Chilo quln. Neither or the young men mndo nn appearance, thereby waiving tho examination and automatically en us ing thomselves to ' bo bound ovor. Witnesses wora examined who gnvo sufficient testimony to causo tho men to be hold oven If they hnd been present nt tho hearing In their own dofutiBo, Orobo wna dlsmlssod. He testified that ho hnd bought nnd butchorcd tho cnttlo in good faith, having no roiiBon to bollovo thoy wora stolon, Hay McKoovor, who holpod hutchor tho cntllo, testified fpr Mr. Orobo. Othor wlinossos testified to Grohe's good character. Doputy United BtatoH Attqrnoy Clmr.loa HenniB nctod for tho govern ment, ' I IfBBBBBBBBBj HI t , K 1 Parkhurst Hampered By Lack of Funds to Carry Crater Lake, I In low Is tho full report of thof Crater Lake Investigating committee, choNon by (lovernor Olcott last sum- Imor to Inqulrn Into tho charges mudo by Htuuhen T Mather, national di rector of parks, who, nftor a visit to thn lake, madu toverat specific com plaints or Inefficiency against A. L. l'nrkhurst, manager of thu Crater I-nko lodge I'urMinnrl f Ibranl Mombor of tho committee are, Sidney II. Vincent, Portland, chair- man; John II. Ycon, II. W. Child, Portland, Pat Foley, Thn Dalles; C. S, Hudson, (lend; J. W. Hlomons. Klamath Kails; Port It. (Iroor, Ash land; Vernon II. Vawtnr, Modford;i Frank (' Ilramwcll, Orants Pass. H. P. StipiH-l Publicity Tho Mather charges wore supplo- mniitod by statements or Southern Pacific official that, until conditions wern bettered at Crater Lake, Oregon would loio thn boncflt or Crater Lake advertising by tho railroads and by tho park service. In light or theso criticism the governor determined that a full and Impartial survey should be mada of conditions by a disinterested committee of promi nent cltlicns, The attached report contains tho complete statement cov ering tho committee's findings.' Hon. lien V Olcott, (lovernor of State or Oregon, Salem, Oregon. Dear Sir; Your special commlttco appointed to Investigate conditions at Crater laiko resort begs leave to submit its findings herewith. Your commltleo wasMnstructcd Jiff you to tako up certain charges of thejtho national Editorial association In Hon Stephon T. Mather, director' of; 191 9 the visitor wero compelled to national parks, who through tho pub lic press, to you personally, and to tho mo m bom or our commlttco per sonally, charged A. L. Parkhurst, lessee -and manager or tho Crater l.akn resort, with Various derelictions iPnilquato.l which will bo noted below. Mr.! Mather's charges wero supplement ed by criticisms of K. O. McCormlckT vlcu president or tho Southern Pa cific It. It. company and others. In brief tho crltlclsmH wero as follows' harK-w t Mnilo 1 That thu manager of tho Cra ter Lake hotel and Anna Springs camp failed In tho year 1919 nnd 1930 to furnish tho guests with am- plo und proper food supplies. 3. That tho Crater Iako manage- pient failed to furnish first class ac commodations to tho traveling pub lic.! 3J That ho failed to maintain nnd keep in good repair Crator IjiWo lodgo and other buildings In connec tion tlh tho resort. 4. That tho leusoo tailed to com plete Crater I-uko lodgo prior to 191 C and slnco that year. r. Thut thu windows of tho hotol woro not kept In proper adjustment. CAPPING Out Program at Committee Says PILKD WITH (.OVKRNOR (Ily Associated Press) BALKM, Dec. 18. Tho com mlttoo appointed by Governor Plcott to Investigate charges or lack or accommodations and al leged mismanagement at Crater Lake lodgo, today filed n report upholding lorao of tho charges and declaring othor unfounded. Tho committee blamed tho lack or fi nances for tho falluro of A. L. Parkhurst, tho lessee, to provldo I ndequnto accommodations. C. That suitable and adequate toi let facilities wero not provided. 7. That tho toilet facilities existent wern not properly cared for and woro Improperly arranged. 8. Thnt aurriclont porter and boll boy servlco was not provided. 9. That all of tbo bedrooms wero not mado aavllablo for tho guests. 10. That proper and clean llnon and bed coverings have not been pro vided. II. That the bedrooms aro not completely or well furnished. 12. That an adequato supply of water was not available at all times. U3. That a sufficient number or boats for tbo accommodation of tho guests was not provided. That guests wore not supplied with sufficient In fnatlon regarding tho use of such boats 1 14. That the management ot the resort waa generally lax. 1S That at the tlmo of tho vlilt of sleep three and four In a room 16. That flro escapes had not been provided, 17.(That tho lighting aystom ob taining at tho hotel was wholly adc- io. That thn in- .inn Kinmnth county by tho I canoe hnd no been paid ror several jcars. 19. Thnt the leasee Is not and has not been ablo properly to rinance his operations. 20. That fresh milk was not avail ablo for tho use ot guests. 31. Thnt horses ror tho accommo dation of tourists wore not available. 32. That leo was not to bo had at tho lodgo dulrng tho summer sea son. 23. That the salo or souvenir, or Crator l.ako no ell ties, was not push ed. 34. That visitors at tho lodgo 'on and about tho 4tfi ot July or this year woro not all scrvvd with meals. (Continued to Page 3) m WKATHKH UKIllT OUUOO.N Tonight und Sunday, rain. - THE WELL CZECH MINISTERS aaaaV?'aaaaK'y aBaWWsWsW 2sHMaVMa1ssksL!'"t- BSBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBjBg- BaaflBBHaH ' 'LH iassK-; WSlSF PR. B. STPAt1EK WA8HINOTO.V, Dec. 18-Dr. Uodrlch Stupanek Is tho now mlnlstef from Czecho-Slovakla to tho United States. Ho's 3S, a bachelor and for mer Czech foreign minister. ) ASKS ROBERTS Yostcrday afternoon, an old gen- tloman entered the Herald office, and In reeponse to tho Inquiry; "What can I do for you," bo replied:" "Nothing, I'm tho original crazy man of Klamath county." It was then learned that the visi tor was J. T. Roberts, of Poe val ley, nd that the reason attributed by soma people to hla self-confessed in sanity waa the fast ho was tho first person In this region to drill for oil. As stated in yesterday's Herald Mr. Roberta Is president ot the Lost River aiming t, Prospecting com pany. 1,11a brother, K. W. Roberts,' J. O. Ifamakcr, Eli Wolfej and Cap tain Siemens are the other members ot tho company. The splendid Indications round upon the Manning ranch are a sourco, or great satisfaction to Mr. Roberts, who feels that his contldenco In oil prospects boro has been vindicated. In Justice to Mr. Roberts it must bo stated that ho displays no character istics which stamp him lacking In mental equlpmont, but back in the days when ho was first bitten with the 'oil bug" he says his neighbors seriously considered the question ot submitting his case to the considera tion or a lunacy board. Ingersoll Taken to State Penitentiary Wife Went Before Shorirr Humphrey left for Salem this morning In charge ot Gilbert T. ingersoll, who will be committed to the state penitentiary at onco to be gin hla lite sentence for the murder ot Honry Stoohsler, at Dairy, last July. Ingersoll's attorneys, O'Neill & Ir win, have stated thnt tho case will bo appealed, but pending the appeal, Ingersoll must remntn In pi lion, the crime tor which ho was -convicted precluding llborty under nny condi tions in tbo meantime. ' It Is understood that .Mrs. Inger soll and her fathor, C. A. Simmons, preceded 'I rigors oil to Salem yester day. PLKV.VA. SCHOOL WILL IIAVB XKW PHONOGRAPH rrho Plevna school heldva box so cial Friday, nlf ht for' the purposo ot raisins; money, sufficient tor the pur chase of a phonograph. The pupils rendored n' very Interesting program nfter which lively games wero Join ed In by young and old allko until Santa Claus appeared and sold the lunch boxed to those in attendance. Over $30 -wero taken in and this with tho sum already on hand is suf ficient to purchase the desired ma- cblno. Tho Plevna school feela that much of Its success Friday night was duo, to Miss Mildred Carr, the teach er tor the district, who dovoted so much ot her time to arranging for the affair. MAHKKT HEPOHT PORTLAND, Doc. 18 Livestock unchanged; eggs two cents lower; butter Htoady. WHO'S CM TS Uy; Associated Press. POIlTLANp: Ore., Dec. 18 Stain legislation which will offer tho al ternative of a $2,000 farm, or homo loan or cash compensation at thn ratn of $15 for each month or oerv leo ror world war votorans, will bo pressed by tho American Legion, department of jOrcgon, as a result ot tho action of the stato cxocullvo commlttco In session here. Tho submission or this bill to tho legislature will bo referred by refer endum to tho peoplo nt tho next election, It has been determined. Tho Legion has also doclded to sponsor a stato bill similar to the California Japanese law. It was pointed out that tho California law- caused an Influx of Japancso Into Oregon from California. Violators of 18th Amendment Are Convicted in S. F. (iry Associated Press) SAN FRANCISCO. Dec. 18. Harry Drolaaki and Douglas Newton were found guilty of a conspiracy to vio late the prohibition law by a Jury in the federal court today. Jutes Ca rnage, the third defendant, was ac quitted. The government charged tho de- fendsnts were Involved in a plot to sell "exclusive rights" fbr the dis position of liquor in the San Joaquin valley. Promises of protection, according to government witnesses, were based on the assumption that rormer.prphl bltlon directors' for California bad been lined up for tbo defendants. 2200 Miles Added to State Highways By 1920-21 Program (By Associated Press) SALBM, Dec. 18. A total of 2267 miles ot highways in this stato. In volving estimated financial obliga tions aggregating $28,479,930, and actual expenditures totaling $21, 648,522, have been authorized under tho direction ot tho stato highway commission during 1920 and 1921. According to the report ot Roy Klein, secretary ot the highway commission, $7,022,041 will bo ex pended on tho Pacific highway, and $6,614,3il on the Columbia high way. Klamath (Vk. Ktmro The expenditure of $318,000 for grading 18.80 miles and macadamiz ing 5,1)1 miles ot the Klamath Falls to Ashland highway, Is Included. So Is $106,000 for grading and maca damizing 16.91 miles of the Klamath Falls-Lakoview highway. HIGH TARIFF FIRST HTKP TOWARD KMUAHGO (By Associated Press) WASHINGTON, Dec. 18 In the first stop toward the enactment of an emergency tariff, the house ways nnd means committee tentatively agreed to place hgh import duties on wheat, corn, wool clothing, boans, potatoos, peanuts, onions, sheop, rat tle, mutton, and lamb meat. HKRMAN CLKAHKD OF ATTKMPT TO ItLl.ND PORTLAND, Dec. 18 Tho Port land boxing commission last night completely exonerated Tiny Herman and Manager Chet Mclntyre ot tho charge that so mo sight Impairing preparation had been applied to Herman's gloves In a recent match here with Sam Langford. Weather Probabilities Tho barometric pressure, as In dicated by the Stormngraph at Undorwood'o pharmacy, continues to fall slowly. Conditions aro fav orubla tor rain or snow, should a a wind from thesoutn prevail. Forecast for ntt 24 heurs: Unsettled- "Weather; Increasing winds; warmer. LEMIN HM1 OB VETERANS 3 'i -