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Bridgeport Standard Telegram (Newspaper) - April 1, 1919, Bridgeport, Connecticut STANDARD TELEGRAM 49 STREET Open Ail Day and 2flght, for News and i I 6100 WEATHER f detailed report and miniature almanac see Page 2.) PL. NO. 153. GERMAN FOCH DEB at APRIL 1, 12 cents a 50 cents a for sis SG for one TWO 3ENTS. IN HELP TRAIN MARCH TO BERLIN IF FOE SPURNS THREATENS NATIONAL STRIKE BEYOND RHINE GERMANS REFUSE TERMS Will V if He Goes f 1, I EXPECTS Declares Will 4 Armies Already Has rs to That London Despatch jay May Be Forced to Terms Jwn March case of the refusal of the Germans to peace terms as drawn up in Marshal Foch has been to advance the army of the Rhine and this will mean that ivill be dictated in according to the Evening The aper declares it received its information from reliable SUMMONED AGAIN March 31. Hie Associated Wilson i tlie allied premiers conferred throughout j Trent over the method for the payment of reparations by with their financial advisers in the and in the jon discussed military questions with Marshal who presented ae French position regarding the left bank of the Later the ministers of the five great powers called in to discuss the resulting from the Hungarian Freighter Slides Ways As Spectators Are Thrown into Delaware Suction tering and Losing SCAFFOLD OVERLOADED 10- the re- in the targes espionage act. Debs was confined to bed with a attack of at the home Mrs. here when notified the United States Supreme had refused him a He refused to see newspaper tut through Mrs. the statement to t matter is in the hands of Seymour Stedman of not legal action he will as I have re- Delved no -word from him as V Fight to something can be program of the party to tie up a general strike Viill I am prepared to ht shown report of the of the Supreme court at means that by May 1 the on which I begin my general strike will have not be forgotten that vr is the Habor day of the that day I had been assured ft if the Supreme court had not by that time more than tor meetings would have been 116. asking for my miners of my own state vill start the These men i to my home before I started I Ml my last and told be that from the day I went to the penitentiary there would be no mined in Indiana until day I fas movement will undoubtedly at THIEVES BIND AND GAG THEN ROB HOUSE Joy Kills Mother Whose Arrives Safe Mrs. Faints as She Welcomes Her Boy and Dies Before a Doctor Can Be Son Had Been Absent More Than a Shipyard Officials Issue Crowded row Planking Erected to Serve as Walk for Overcome by emotion and joy because of the safe arrival home of her son had been overseas with the American Ex- Forces for more than a Mrs. Amelia 64 of 192 Railroad was seized With a fainting spell about 3 o'clock yesterday afternoon and died a few minutes later before medical assistance could be ed. Medical examiner death due to heart disease caused by the excessive Peter enlisted in December 12, 1917 and was first stationed at Fort X Y. A fetr months later he was sent overseas where he participated in many of the now famous He arrived in New York last Thursday havin March ten to forty persons were killed or drowned late this after- noon when a temporary extending around the stern of a. boat on the ways at the chant near collapsed while nearly 150 persons were standing on it to view the launching of the freighter At a late tonight only three bodies had been scratch and was discharged injured Camp T. last Visits His immediately to New Britain where his wife was living and came to this city yesterday especially to visit his mother and brothels and Mrs. was overcome by tlie sight of her boy and shed tears over his safe arrival During the they started to visit a brother who lives but before she had reached the Fhe with taken to the Harriman Thousands had assembled to see the launching and eyewitnesses of the accident say the scaffolding seemed to turn precipitating its occupants into 25 feet of The accident happened four utes before the launching was to take Divers from Bristol and the Harriman police and firemen are grappling in the swift waters of the Delaware for tlie but it feared that many beon carried against the pilings the Authoritative Reports Declare Influx of Japanese into Archipelago Has Reached Extensive NATIVES ASK U.S. AID Members of Philippine tion Now at Washington Re- main Regarded in She was conveyed home at the great ill mi T where she and that the actual death r ill LilU tUU Mrs. is survived by toll be Prepare for 40 At the Harriman Hospital it and Funeral passed through the war without a nients not been Transfer of Funds Made Yesterday by Board of THAT'S Just exercise a little tion in carrying out and take ror granted knew a man once who was fooled throughout the year and still he refused to wise Have you a lil calendar in your home? Fannie DeFurie Tells Police of Assault in Her Street That she had been held up at the of a revolver in the home of and 3Irs. Joseph 76 where she was and forced to remain uiet while her assailants tied her a gagged her and then the was the story by Fannie DeFurie to the ke yesterday i Investigation showed that only in cash was and that se silver and household effects been passed over by the OF NATIONS REFERENDUM in throughout the ti conducting in Bridgeport a on the you United States to enter a rl to preserve peace The result of the balloting lore and In other cities where have been made Bridgeport Standard Telegram Yes No counted 754 today 447 80 834 Globe 411 Angeles 274 v xl Moines 287 4... 900 on- 85 118 112 J To meet the of Education 1 payroll the Board or Apportionment yesterday after- noon transferred to giving that board enough ey to meet tlie ing to explanations made to the Board by Assistant Secretary John B. Wynkoop and President Elmer H. the city auditor lias started a new system of keeping a record of the Board ot expenditures and the trans- lers were Up to this according to President the money was appropriated in a lump sum and tlie Board of Education made it's own the city tor will keep an account just the same as he does in any other city department and when transfers are to be made the Board of will be asked to make According to Mr. Havent this will be a much better way than under the old The tion did not know of the change until a dated March 26, informed them of the change and it was then necessary to straighten out the Must The communication of the Board of Education shows that it will be upon today for which included teachers salaries for March 583, 766.36, and super- office and At the time there is in the treasury for the school department and the Board ot Apportionment at its was said that preparations been made to handle forty and it was asserted that hem expect the death toll to leach that Deputy Coroner Rue nf Bristol is ot the opinion that not more than ten more are in the It will bo impossible to cheek up 'the list of victims for several days as crowd included spectators as well as and there is nn means of knowing how many wore standing on the mhen it plunged into the The scene of the accident was number six hull adjoining tho ways here the was to bo Driven from other points of vantage by the workmen and spectators crowded int oa plank walk about five feet in width and extending around the stern of the This scaffold erected to permit the men to pass around the stern out having t to shore each time they passed from one side to another on the Suction Brans workmen were sawing yr a j n i f the Piece on the the Union ASKS With scaffolding gave way and those i. n. I standing on it were thrown into Who At a meeting or the local of the Telephone Operator's union last night the cases of six girls whom j New England company refused to reinstate yesterday were ed and a new adjustment board was elected to confer with the of the company regarding their A conference with F. divisional superintendent of traffic will bo sought today and tlie union expressed the hope last night that satisfactory settlement of the trouble will bo No intimation was made of the probable if a. conference is denied thn adjustment board or if fail j Udy li to The election of a ment board was made necessary as the members of the original board the An instant later the Uey piece parted arid 1be big hull slid clown the tho it is drawing some of the victims to the bottom of the Every available craft including on Page AIRING SAUERKRAUT CAUSES AIRING QF DISPUTE IN COURT and Tenant Lawyers to Decide Much Air Hirt March anese interests are making mined efforts to exploit the pine according to semi- official information from Manila which reached Washington During the last few months the influx of Japanese inhabitants into the islands has assumed extensive these authoritative re- ports The situation is rapidly proaching a critical The natural consequence of such a con- dition is anticipated with grave prehension by the officials of the island 10 Per Cent. Are In the province of is stated there are present Japanese out a population Supplied with ently they are locating in the Japanese interests are also said to be in ihe field trying to gain control of the sugar Viewed in connection with the ment of the Mexican government that concessions have been granted Japanese interests in lower the Japanese took on added In the ican and Philippine transactions is seen a tlie insistence of the Tokio peace delegation upon a provision in the League of Nations declaring for race The Japanese question as it effects the Philippines has been brought to the attention of the States It lias boca considered by the President but no policy lias been determined on Members of the Philippine com- mission now in Washington to sent their country's appeal for in- dependence declined to discuss the Japanese It is reported from that in event of consideration ot plans for will insist upon an between this government and the Philippines whereby the power of the United States will protect them from the Japanese and foreign The land laws adopted by the Philippine legislature are what similar to the anti- land and in eral teims similar to those passed by tho Malay Tt is noticeable that only ese men are being sent into the very Jew women companying They arc ly 20 and 23 years The inclination here is to view the Japanese invasion with great The Philippines a part of the United the problem be- comes a Clemenceau's Stand for Severe Terms Explained by ened Condition of His tion Compared to GERMAN KICKS ALARM Berlin Has Already Carried Many Points in Discussing from Try to Split Allies When Called in. BY NABOTH March lies the hitch against It is not the League of Nations which body here accepts in theory and which Germany also regards as It is what kind of A question which ought to have been settled last or before but which may not see If the war had ended in a draw il is evident that a negotiated in which would have mutual would have but since Germany was the Allies were in a position to im- pose whatever claims seemed best to IN use the past terms The Germans already and what is more they win their Carried They refused to surrender their ships which the allies needed until they were assured food which they are now They refused to Polish troops to land at while the tice specified that the Allied troops might the Poles were not then one of the their state being created since From this attitude it is easy to imagine what will hapen when the Germans arrive at They will dispute every hoping lor a split in the Entente It is tills lack of unity in the Entente views which gives on Page RETURNED SOLDIER GETS HIGHEST VOTE one for this 15-CENT MILK TODAY Danbury City Election Over- Siott Leads German Officers Drilling Men in Censorship Clapped Down Hungarian Delegation on Way to Berlin to Conclude Treaty of Alliance Against Entente garian Army Being Reorganized Along Attempt to Follow Ad- vised Policy of March 31. Geneva The Associated The Hungarian government has sent a delegation to Berlin to conclude a treaty of alliance against the entente German officers formerly to field marshal army have arrived in Budapest to reorganize the Hungarian army along German The army now numbers Bela Kim Puts Censorship Into Effect in Budapest via March 31. The Associated The plunge of Budapest into anti- capitalism continues with feverish efforts show that the reign of law and order is The city is outwardly quiet since the few days in which there was much especially of elry As a result of the it is reported 150 persons were executed by the new their communistic ideas ly being too The new freedom exists for those who are willing to live as the government Two important the Pester Lioyd and the An print only what the censor For- eign correspondents may trans- mit by telegraph if they write what is desired the Czech troops who have been fighting the communists ern SloVakia have captured the of. miles east of and other The German colonists in western Hungary and vania are hostile to the ists and to lish their Give Communists The French troops at Southern and it is permitting tlie com- to establish themselves control as they despite 1'act that there were in industrial centers where tiie o held organized after the fashion set in Those entering the leave only by the mission Bela The interview that acknowledged inne does not de- at present sire to the but asserts that gary wishes to live He only object is the common people an their soil and also the which are the Bela Kun makes IK tlie fact that lie has the last argument the Had the empire the entente i their wishes weV we merely courage take this The declare their action is guaranteed Jv President Wilson's 14 points and that ideas of personal are embodied in ths American of Growing March 31. J wireless message by the Russian Bolshevik foreign ter to foreign minister in thp Hungarian government has intercepted by tha wireless Ihe message f and deals with the ot 'The revolutionary Present upon must bo in. March the first time in six years a can was elected mayor Danbury yesterday when Former Slayer William G. Gilbert defeated Mayor Anthony Sutherland by a decisive plurality 13S It Republican for the city ticket with practically elective was i candidates of that March of tho six candidates mon council will J Fire on Three British Ships at Budapest on thre monitors when they ar uio bv a ran ahead of out won plurality for city clerk over B. p. Haight ral English officers according to advices received from the ibe monitors retrained from rp turning the The British the despatch left Put in German and Allied Financial Commissions to Meet Thursday Ik will be sold todd a quart by whether they get s -in The Milk inu yri tl ago decided down to wholesale ut dealers say w and th are no longer considered i of the Southern A barrel of cause a d milst ask 15 cents A. Bartlett ro- after process SHOWS GAIN Cied paid Gain ove Feb. jo Feb. 1310 February meeting appropriated for salary making a total of 20 i week two which wus all that could be for the March When the i Apportionment made up us li deficits ar- ranged for as janitor supplies 5530. Hoard of Education that cits be to the al salary with tiie exception of of this was p ing the be 1hr CT nf the 11 i 1 Mas upon of i f. the v Page and Loins Mism T. Buckley and meetins the financial commission peace conference and tbo 111 tako election that yesterday will wh of arranging the ex- German securities for will re- concerning shipments Clerks and the executive members of the In addition to Committees are also at Cologne for the at on nf 01 taking over German ihe ministers of the four great with one of the anese meet on at or wherever the commissioners meet the German Peace All the rl will be re- pel to or will to lor further Snd of SEA PLANES COLLIDE Jio local boards e latter pan Of acay 1917 Simpson of reported inn n nist priori 10 lust day M dial -J into AND 10! WILHELM WAXES SOCIALISTIC the v about 100 tors in above ov e tht of the correspondent often dresses in a uniform and struts into the dining demanding to announce him in
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