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Denton Record-Chronicle (Newspaper) - July 30, 1923, Denton, Texas ___ rj DENTON TEXAS MONDAY AFTERNOON JULY 30 1923 EIGHT PAGES NO 300 Coast Rates Reduced WASHINGTON July A 3d to reduce freight tes from New York City to Pacific coast Section jout 14 per cent on shipments u via boat lo anil e by rail over DID ute was given the Southern system today by the Interstate Commission Liberty Bond Market patch NEW YORK July Liberty nd 1 r UK 7 US ill Liberty 3 First 4 Second Third 4 Fourth 1 New i Liverpool Cotton Waited LIVERPOOL July Futures steady 30 to -10 lower closed steady to 63 STRIKE IS ON BADLY DAMAGED BY BOMBS frill Nova Scotia July A of mysterious occurred lines of the Corporation strike is In were blown up forcing the works to close i The police wore advised that eral men KOCH from tlie scene of tlie explosion v According lo the police tlie were Ijo One explosion was in the of tlie city The damage was WHERE Henry Ford ex- areh ay 13 C2 11.95 11.76 11.63 11.58 11.87 11.01 Spots quiet easier 99 lower Salon 2.800 Imports 1.000 COO Middling 13.58 New York Cotton Prtit NEW YORK July ened steady unchanged to -5 gher steady 2 to 13 July October 21.10 December 21.05 21.00 21.07 20.57 Resignation of Cuno Cabinet Believed Certain Loebe and Streseman to Take Up Burden v LONDON July Central correspondent at Berlin linn tbe following dispatch correspondent in Informed political quart era hat the resignation of tho Cuno cabinet is certain Cund himself convinced that this step muni a ken It is understood that the leaders 3 f t It c ii e w cabinet w 111 he Pa u i president of the Reichstag and Dr Gustavo leader of the people's party A decision will not oe reached before Hie meeting of eh stag the of 6 higher middling January March May ii New Orleans Cotton United Prtit ORLEANS rea opened steady 1 lower to S gher closed steady 9 to 2L lower October 21.46 December 20.51 January 20.52 May Spots steady unchanged r 22 20.10 21.23 is 60 Today NOTES BASED VERSAILLES PACT PARIS July French ana Belgian notes In answer to tnc British reparations communication were both slightly retouched before being transmuted for their ex- lit liven In London tills This cam a as a result 01 views between Paris and Brussels It Is In well Informed quarters thru Premier Pol near e's reply Is set squarely on the Treaty of Versailles and on the Franco- Belgian policy outlined January 11 that negotiations with are impossible until passive tance ceases and that the tion of the Ruhr Is Impossible un- til the payment of reparations IM absolutely guaranteed DENTON MOTHER AND HP AI DAUGHTER WINNERS IN STATE CONTEST Fort Worth FOHT WOUTH July The 5 Bnt here All fei as good aa steady and ig was brisk Calves were active id steady amounted cattle and calves The market generally ow to lower A lop Of reached early were nK from to ere BOc lower Receipts were J There were not enough and received Monday to make if market only 800 head Beeves cows 50 heifers 50 calves ers yearlings r Hogs Heavy light rough if 6 50 rough Copyright 1923 by United Press Thirty-seven persons were killed and scores injured over Sunday they were struck by ing railroad trains Moat of the casualties occurred when Ihc trains crushed on A single train en route from St Louis to Ntw York kill eel four m one accident nine In a second and then killed a man making foui teen In all Four women and a man were killed when their auto stalled in front o an express train on Island Four wero killed at two: at four ut Poplar Bluffs Mo Three were killed at N J two at Augusta Kas and Ga one in Detroit Corners VI and Atlanta 2 nt AUGUSTA Kansas July 30 Mrs Kaver 10 of her sister Martha were killed and Frea of the two girts was seriously injured when i Santa Fo motor struck their automobile at he main railway crossing here about p m Saturday Sheep and ewes SO wethers stocker sheep lambs Chicago Grain United CHICAGO July prices er on the board of trade Despite a weakened cash market lind a marked Increase In the visible wheat prices rallied late in day on good speculative de- Market opened to r Local traders bought heavily of break July which was he for the past weakest at the close today i at- to gelling out of corn news was uniformly weakened with poor demand I to break In cash values Provisions maintained a weak un- on the strength of lower valyes and practically no for- elgn demand Closing 96 September DC December September 76 December C3 39 September 31 December Brothers Charged With Death of Virginia Pastor On Trial HOUSK Val July of not were entered in Cumberland ty Circuit Court here today ny Robert and Garrett nent officials on trial for tbe der of Rev Pierce of the county's five Baptist churches Tho plea foil owed a motion by tbe Commonwealth that bo ers be tried before a jury from another county On ob- of defense counsel tills tion was overruled by Judge B U White presiding and Cat rett will be brought to trial Tornado Demolishes Bridge Ow Near Byers Texas July bridge at place the Red Uiver was almost completely by a tornado early this The tornado developed on lie Oklahoma side Uio and demolishing the bridge 1 eastward down the river spending itself in Ihc bed ot City KANSAS CITY Ho July very dull a 170 to 220 pound averages to and if 720 at 725 20 al 25 lower packers back I L 25.000 calves very slow quality Mostly few sales rl cutters around steady slow apd feeders steady to opening ales killing classes steady to lambs 1235 TeKas 725 at 760 Texas 650 Local Produce 13c gam 16 to turkeys lOc packing stock guineas per dozen Fresh Irish potatoes 13c per lb tomatoes lOc per lb I green poppers IBc per lb cabbage 7 per lb lettuce per lb I oniony 6c per poaches per 1 bu black eyed peas 60 per Ih I per Ih water melons 1 per cantaloupes per dozen Katy Seeks to Buy Coal Road July A in Or quest hm ns lo its policy of refusing railroads authority lo construct linos Into new PeU put before Com mission In day by tbe Missouri Kansas it Texan roaU in the forna of proposal to tbe OUmulgee Northern in Oklahoma WEATHER HENRY FORD United DETROIT Mich July ry maker of automobiles ana the world's man Is 60 years eld today Twenty years ago on his birthday he was a man lie had just quit a job where had worked for seven the Ford Motor Uo While working aa a master In the plant his ner pall to work and drawing a Ford was spending his nights and holidays working on his carriage Thus he the foundation of Ills In becoming the world's richest man with a fortune of and head of the world's largest bile Industry capitalized at 000.000 always forsook the ures to to work over his which now la the Ford auto- mobile And in Ills work Ford knowledges that bad It been for the Ideal and spiritual tlon and falth of hig could not have succeeded today marks Ford's Ins of the three score years marK lit was observed only as other days in his ceremony Ford was born In Greenfield July 30 1863 His parents were moderately prosperous but not wealthy Hts entire boyhood was spent on the but farjn work never to his Jilting had tools pieces ot ery for playthings lie first was Inspired to build a riage at met a cumbersome road a team en- gine propelled under Its Own power en the road near his fathers Sirs Ford has always Ford's ambitions and helped him ward Ms Hut today She til to see or talk with She is proud of her husband but dislikes the great amount of ess Ford has a magnificent home on ic banks of one of ie sites of today re- ti hla home He could not be by Interviewers When Ford drives Himself Iio uses a Ford one In which ome appliance is tested This aspiration and his genius In caused Ford to work one Ford engine heap and light e of commercial lie left the farm to work In roil machine shops In 1887 but several trips back to the farm ji one of these trips he married ne of the neighbor girls Clara J April 11 1888 Mrs accompanied her when the was out and proved a as far aa a two- engine could be il as such She did not ride oat with Ford but walked Icle to see that everything went nil From the first noise making con- the Ford Motor las grown The surplus In the company's treasury la assets are to the annual lort the perfection of his Industry Ford bought a rail ond and other Industries as to his manufacturing He now has his own dry power plants coal and oro mines Terrain lumber mil la glass machine cement plants and uring units In all parts of the States and Canada In his ries Ford employes approximately men Ford gained International tation ns a pacifist In 1915 when Railed his peace ship to rope But when the United States entered war the Ford Motor plants were turned over to the needs of tbe Nation Motor trucks Ragle boats and the oilier necessary war paraphernalia were turned out Ford collected no profits orders In he appointed ber of the wage umpire board by President Wilson and In tlm same year for United Slates nto on the Democratic ticket He defeated by a majority by Truman By ALLEN Untied Staff LONDON July ann replies to the British note and covering ments will bo delivered here be- fore tonight Premier Baldwin will ke a statement on them In Com- mons tomorrow If possible Tbe United Press learns from well Informed sources that the French reply frankly criticizes and In conciliatory language the major English an impartial commission to fix a new reparations figure The also object to trading partial with- from the Huhr for cessation of passive resistance Belgium Is forwarding a ate answer owing to her failure io agree with France on a flat refusal to submit Germany's capacity to pay to an International sion Is no suggestion that tbe Franco-Belgian partnership it- however Belgium is at- tempting to bring France and land together v KBM inntxki Darily nnd Maximum 2 p m today 35 m today m 7 today 23.88 72 per cent Dates Cancelled Because of Illness SEE WACO EXECUTED WACO July Mitchell convicted of six murders pa hi thr extreme penalty here today for the murder of Mrs in January of this year The trap was sprung at ana fit As Mitchell walk pel on to he fold he called to crowd bye everybody Those ly words uttered by Mitchell after reaching the gallows Me to the scaffold with n firm and a smile nn lips To his Mitchell for eight murders with six of which he was charged and ed In the Concord Templo murder for two other wore convicted Mitchell exonerated these two but said there was mim with hj m who helped to commit these crimes the murder of Mr and H Harker Honier Turk Is estimated that fully people witnessed the execution of Tho scaffold was ed view by but Mitchell was Jed to tho scaffold Hie crowd pulled down that obscured view In addition to the crowd assembled on tho Jail nnd court house lawn every window in the court house and all nearly buildings were filled with people anxious to the execution Den ton County received iwo prizes lit the contests at Hie Fourteenth Annual Short Course at A St the In yeast Miss Patsy Akin of the Girls Home Club and third prize in to Mrs Nick Akin of the women's home de- monstration clubs of the county The awarded WUH a wicker rocking and several pieces of Mrs Akin was presented with a kitchen set uf aluminum District Five In which ton County is won place on stunt when ton County the era of Industrial Arts and the wheat fields of ton in a A from Denlon entered the contest with 50 other ghls representing 28 Inu ihc ver loving ofTered by Farm A Ranch became the permanent erty of the from Trinity ty which won the cup successive limes The Denlon n this contest were Aldn inO Louise Brynnt Lucile of vin entered tbe clothing contest Patsy was judged in on quality of Lbe of tlie c nn ta nt economy of materials of anil general of She cored bcr own loaf to within one ol by the judges Mrs W county home demonstration agent of ton County that thin is th best short course Ihc hn ever had Record war present about being i and from one district was present from dis- No a Besides the en- the contest Akin nnd Mrs county tinn P Everett attended the course from here my do at the Milling Co of Denton OF HIGHWAY PLATES EXHAUSTED The or -3.600 highway number plates estimated to have been a year's supply for Dent on bounty was Saturday before Iho end nt the first cf the year A fresh umbers In rill received In time tlie of Tai Collector II Barnes was not without u allotment nt numbers tor County this was ured on the total number of auto- mobiles that registered last year with an allowance for Increase n number of automobiles based on the Increases yf the previous years The original allotment iyap numbers to last number was issued during the afternoon of Saturday Tho new numbers are to and are expected to be than the will need for tho remainder this year July be dark to on a train lie re- from hlM to two SAN FRANCISCO President Hording spent a very comfortable night according to a bulletin issued at 11 n m today by Brigadier General Sawyer his personal physician His condition is acute and he has temporarily his system by carrying his speaking the bulletin said General Sawyer's statement sued after consultation in which two San Francisco physicians said it be necessary Tor the President to have complete during the period bis acute The President at 9 o'clock this the statement said had a of 101 pulse 118 and respiration 33 Flower Mound Pioneers Are Given Surprise Celebration Were Married 57 Years Ago Special tq MOUND July Mr and Airs J I Simmons of flower Mound were of A surprise birthday dinner on July 29 The was planned and carried oui iiy ilie grandchildren and 5 re nt was served picnic fashion under tho at tho rear of the Simmons home Those present Included the three SAN FRANCISCO July ther developments In the condition of President Harding ill at a no- tel hero as the result of an attack of ptomaine poisoning were be Ins awaited today by his physicians The two San Francisco physicians called Into consultation last night had not been recalled up to J this Neither did General Sawyer tbe President's physician nor LI or ant to Dr Sawyer would make any statement In advance of a bulletin promised tor 10 a ni Pacific There was encouragement er in the fact that all quiet the President's nick room ROYNE CONFESSES TD MURDERING HIS BRIDE United PITTSBURGH: m tor In rod by tiie of hi a legs and the memory of willi bride whom he murdered today confessed to the crime The patient in a hospital here told of shooting the girl wife after n In honeymoon cottage at Port Perry lie said he had been reprimanding her for lying in bed nnd him The wife's nude body found in a few after a freight train had cut off legs After the shooting took body it tn bed and covered it lie said ho and twice finally to work ee ner o Mrs D Tarrant sons and two daughters Cand families as W B J L and C J T tit Mrs of Mr knd ot Co non of Mr and Mrs J T were present with their two of Mr arid Mrs Airs T It of Clarendon a daughter and her family were abio to be Two grandsons Guy Simmons who Is fn the rine Service and Paul B Eaker a minister In New York City were also absent Simmons was 81 years of age on May 30 and Mrs Simmons was on July have three sons and three daughters living 28 grandchildren two grandchildren They came to Texas 53 years ago settling In Den ton County one year later Mr and Mrs have many old time friends 11 vine In Den ton and nil Texas who sent wishes to them for much happiness In their declining yours An occasion of similar nature marked tho celebration of their fiftieth wedding Anniversary nu 10 seven years ago By United Staff Correspondent FRANCISCO July ident Harding suffered a scr lous turn for the worse the Illness that attacked him u Seattle Serious heart have developed After a tion of here early tins Now Next Big Show Fort Worth Man WDo Killed One Person Wounded Two and Then Wounded Self Captured Prtit FORT WORTH July cafe owner who ran Into Sunday night ono employe and probably fatally Injuring wife nnd htr brother wnn captured by had on I hli own O II M ilii i President Harding la the v second chief executive to be stricken while on a tour through the country In September row Wilson wpa abandon his trip In the of when a nervous collapse h aboard his special train near Kns Mr Harding had of ptomaine K developed heart la h III in the Palace Hotel San v h Francisco haying been forced v to canoel the remainder h his Pacific coast speeches Trip 20 h President Harding Washington on June his trip to Alaska and Ills speech was June 21 iif St Louis He made many between time and July G embarked on Henderson for the through iho Inside passage Alaska En route back anil Seattle ha members of wore made by poisoning believed to been caused hy a V of flic pro jr aril tins heen cancelled Four are upon Air ease Dr Ray of Uni arid fontier lead of the American Medical sociation a noted stomach 1st and Dr Cooper San cisco heart spec In Hat wero by Dr Charles E Sawder Dr Joel Boone tbe dent's personal physicians After a- consultation Dr Sawyer sued the following The canso of new symptoms arisen during tho tiny In- In in- of President Q tion of physicians has been called After this has been concluded n tins will be Issued regularly for he Information of the public George B Christian the dent's secretary then Issued statement cancelling Air entire California program had notified local commit toes tit Los Angeles San 01 ego anil other points tlie dent was to visit saying tbe chief executive would be to carry out bis program President Hard hip Is somewhat concerned about the serious turn hEs Illness has taken but Is tn cheerful spirits Mrs remained at tho bedside until nn lour this morning when wna ordered to bed by Sawyer who told her ho did not want two mt tents on his Harding bad earlier in the tlie utmost con- Idence tlm President would bo In a ilay or two and cheerful She is worried now ever Tho Illness from which now Is suffering Irst just a week ago and ed to come simultaneously a small epidemic members or tho official party the arson At timo It ed upon too free Indulgence in crab meat Since then however Dr Sawyer has expressed tho belief that It was partly duo to canned goods cut en on the ship or in Alaska Everybody olso in lite party Harding however put in some ol the hardest work of tho trip lowing his departure from Ho passed up the fishing at Campbell River B C to work for hours on speeches lo bo ered on tho Pacific Coant At the time ho was suffering somo pain and was to eat yer was treating him and by the the party Arrived In ver tho President was feeling ly comfortable Flo had a- rence of tho In Vancouver duo to nervous of tho big day but next morning ns tha approached Seattle ho felt bettor nnd said bo thought he would get through tlie day with no All tho President's efforts in keep faith with who expected him In California were the turn for worse of heart symptoms matlo If to cancel entire program including tho for- to have been delivered horo Tuesday night At and Han Diego and a visit to known that ot- California would feu necessary Dr Sawyer had stated lo newspaper men that the had shown decided me nt tia Sunday Dr Sawyer at til at time there were stages In the at- disorder from which MrX Harding was fluttering The ho said was marked weakness which Was easily thrown off the second stage tion required a longer rest whlla the third stage Was prostration In which considerable was quired for of ay toms nnd lie on the condition of the blood snld at ho expected to know by Monday noon which stage tho president was In but in- he was not worried heart symptoms with surprising late Sunday evening causing Doctors Sawyer and to decide to call in tho other a de- which was announced at ti took arrival at Ban Francisco the President proved but heart and all his Ing coast engagements were canceled These Include at San Angeles San Diego 4 H 11 i III Ml i GREEK REPUBLIC Preti LONDON July have reached British or an attempt to set up n republic In Greece In place of the monarchy Ronald of told tbe Honne of Commons this LATE NEWS FLASHES Julr Injc Improvement the of to thin 10 to kin ro July frill h lrA by AUSTIN July IT- n CO Oi July will Or J H A
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