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Indiana Evening Gazette (Newspaper) - July 5, 1916, Indiana, Pennsylvania 1 V tf tf k RECEIVE REGULAR COMMUNICATIONS THE SOYS ON THE BORDER BY SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT EDWARD M SV VOLUME 244 INDIANA PENNSYLVANIA WEDNESDAY JULY 5 1916 TWO For The Time Bein Talk At The National High Administration Officials After Hastily Scan ning the Document Delivered Today Say That It Seems to Open a Way for a Speedy Adjust ment of All Differences Between the Govern of the United States and the De Facto Gov of Mexico THE LATEST NOTE IS MODEL OF BREVITY WASHINGTON July Car reply to the American note of June and the ultimatum of June 26 has ended for the lime being af war talk in Washington High ad ministration officials a filer hastily scanning the document delivered to day to the State Department say that it seems to open up a way for a speedy adjustment of all differences between the government of the United Stales and the de facto of Mexico The note a model of brevity sign ed by Foreign Minister Aguilar breathes conciliation in its every pa While insisting thai he presence of American troops on Mexi can is as a trespass on the of Mexico is the immediate cause of the conflict between the two governments Gen for the first time personal ly assumes part of the blame by ad that I he insecurity of the gives the United a just cause of complaint against his government By doing so officials said he lies the hands of the admin stration so far as any aggressive mili tary measures in Mexico are concern ed and opens the way to a diplomatic parley to settle all points in dispute directly pledges himself to employ means to prevent any new incidents that will complicate the lie says he has accepted in principle the suggestion of the that mediation be resorted to to settle the points of dif but also asks whether direct negotiations would be favored by the United Stales Both at the White House and the State Department it was said that the fact that the note was not re to the demand of the United States that define his in tentions toward the American tion now in Mexico and say whether Gen Trevino in the attack on the 10th Cavalry troopers at Car mal did so in response lo orders from Mexico Cily will not cause any com plication thai the release of the prisoners was a proof of sincerity probably will be accepted as covering this point in view of the friendly tone of tiho communication A copy of the was sent to President Wilson as soon as it had boon translated When Secretary Lansing was asked whether the Per ching Expedition would now be with drawn he said that that was a mat ter for Secretary of War Baker to decide Rare Operation Saved Mans Life MUNCIE July rare surgical operation was per formed here today by Or I J Anderson on Waller Joyce aged who was stabbed during a fight Joyce bad been pronounc ed dead by physicians Dr An derson made an incision and massaged Joyces heart Soon there was a noticeable pulse Several stitches were taken to close a wound in the heart Shortly afterwards Joyce reviv ed and spoke His condition is satisfactory The result of the operation is being watched care fully by physicians all over the United States Practical Joke Worked Well When a friend of Mele n of noticed that be was recklessly spending his money ho was asked why he wanted to get rid if it so fast Mele was paid last and re more than in ters half dollars and dimes He told his friends that he wanted to gct rid of the money before July 1 as it would be no good after June 30 Tho had learned that this government planned to issue new half dollars nnd hud been told laht after the first of the month old silver would not bo accepted GRAND SPECIAL TONIGHT The first of a series of views with boys of Co F The views tonight the boys at Ml just be leaving for Texas KILLED UNDER FALL OF ROCK While at work in the mines at Cly mer on Monday Joseph aged id years a Frenchman was caught beneath a fall of rock and sus laned a broken neck from which he lied shortly after being released He eaves his widow and three children The funeral services and interment ivere conducted yesterday morning REFUGEES HAVE ALMOST ALL LEFT WASHINGTON Jury every who desires to cave has been started from Mexico ity for the United States Consul Rodgers at the Mexican capi al today reported to the State De that there were 200 Ameri ans still in Mexico City but that practically all of hern had determin ed to no matter what happened lie said Americans left July for Vera Crux on a special car NO ANTITOXIN WAS USED HERE No tetanus antitoxin was used in Indiana and from what can ho learned there were no accidents of a serious nature resulting from the of Independence Day in Indiana yesterday The Allison drue slore was designated as tho rVi for this work but Mr Allison stated this morning thai he was not called upon to break the package con the antitoxin received from the state With the exception of the sad death by mention of which is made in another column the Fourth of July in this place passed oil very quietly a majority of the residents finding amusement and in the surrounding towns and cities American Steamer Sunk Dover July American Steamer Jacob Luckenback bound from San to Leith was sunk off Downs near Dover early to day in collision wilh the crew was saved Colonial Today Big show today See that sterling artist Ben Wilson in World ol Darkness also showing His Wood en wilh Billio Five biji reds daily in coolest Stewarts Auto Livery will take you any place on earth Both CLYMER HAVING A in Over Visitors the Town Yesterday to Assist in the Opening of Home Coming Week Games THE ATTRACTIONS Clymer is having a big old week as the result of the advertised Coming which was extensively adver all over this section of the Slate Yesterday an estimated crowd of persons were visitors in the new town and from the length of time they stayed it is judged they had a good lime Hundreds of the visitors were rom Indiana who paid a courtesy as a little for the many who helped us celebrate Centennial two weeks ago The Carnival which is appearing auspices of the Clymer Firc nen is having a line week and the Joyous scenes that attended the Indi ina amusement is being duplicated in jhe adjoining There is all sorts f hilarity but no serious disorder has vct been reported Two ball games were played yes between the Clymer and Ros iter teams The morning game went to the home team by the score of G to and the afternoon game lo Ihe vis ors with a 10 tally Today the Cly Tier learn is playing Thurs lay Sagamore Friday New Mine md Saturday St Benedict Tomorrow will be Indiana Day at be celebration and another record reaking crowd is expected The lo committee have outdone es in preparing for the day and amuse of all descriptions including a of athletic events of various natures will be held Every resident of Indiana shoud a trolley ride out to Clymer and along with the big time ERROR IN DATE OF CLUB MEETING Through an error of composition in Mondays issue the date of the annual meeting of the Indiana County Con gress of Womens Clubs was given as Saturday This was a mistake as the is to be held on sixth Owing to a change of arrange sessions of the meeting will be held in the Baptist church Instead of at the Y M C and all delegate are lo be there promptly at At a lunch will be served iy the Ladies Aid Society of the Bap tist Church at Tide a plate All those who expect to attend the luncheon should inform Mrs II C Christy at once Call For Hank Statements Washington July comp troller of the Currency today issued a call for the condition of the Nat ional Hanks at the close of business Friday June JO EN ROUTE TO EL PASO TEXAS Clyde Caldwell a member of Com pany I1 in writing to an Indiana friend on a postcard dated July 4 11 it m train hound for El Paso Texas crossed into Ohio p m Monday Boys all well and enjoying trip Expect to be in Chicago Tues day night Tell the boys Ibey art missing half a life Owing to the strict censorship thai is being placed on all troop move ments tho correspondent has thus far been unable to get won through to this il is though that the regular letters will be rosum u few days FOURTH MARRED NEAR INDIANA Joseph Gabster 15 of Ernest Caught Hold of Heavily Charged Wire on Tuesday and Was Shocked to Death STORY OF TRAGEDY The celebration of Independence Day was marred in Indiana by a that occurred near Waller station on the line of the Indi ina Street Railways Company Jo eph dabster aged Ifi years son of Andrew dabster of Ernest caught lold of a wire while wading through small creek and was electrocuted leath occurring almost instantly Some time ago an Indiana lad run the line from the street cnr vire to a summer camp which he and lis friends used during the summer When the camp was abandoned the of the wire was not marie and is a consequence was still heavily when the accident happened Young dabster wilh a number of riends a majority of whom were of the local liny Scouts were in fishing and incidental ports yesterday The lad and a com lanion started down the creek and the passed under the wire safe y while young dabster caught hold if the wire with his hands and was Vitally shocked His companion who vas George of Ernest hold of dabster and was brown several feet away by the force if the electricity A farmer boy cannot be learned wrap ied his coat around striken boy ml succeeded in loosening him from he wire The young man was still when released but death a short time afterwards The deceased leaves his father and wo brothers John and James the lat er two living in Detroit Mich The arrangements have not been pending word of the arrival f the brothers Total Number of Prison ers Captured by Them Alone Since Drive Be gan Last Saturday Is More Than CANNONS TAKEN PARIS July rTo the north and of the Somme river the steady of the French continues in of rainstorms and furious coun er attacks by the Germans The total number of prisoners cap ured by the French alone since the began last Saturday in more than according to an statement given out this afternoon One corps captured ill guns ml the total number taken has mi yet been North of the Somme German trenches east of were captured in a storm attack and thV French al so occupied Sormont farm South of the river the Germans using fresh troops delivered strong attacks and succeeded in occupying but were driven out by the French counter attacks There has been no letup in the vio lence of the fighting in de spite the stormy Although the weather has been foggy the bit guns on both sides are in furious act ion This is the day of Uie mighty offensive of the Allies and already the results are so tre mendous as to cause amazement Mary Boland At in The Price of Hap See this great am profit Air Hide safe air gun J M Stewart and Jo ENGAGEMENT IS ANNOUNCED The following interesting social note taken from the Marlins Ferry One of the most and clev Tly planned Wonts of the season was ied Thursday afternoon at I he home of Miss Lucile Perry in South Urd street Martins Ferry Several friends invited lo enjoy an afternoon with needlework and after several social hours a surprise was with the dainty In addition to the tiny askels which were used as favors received a pretty pink rose n the center of which was buried a pink heart on which was announced he engagement of Miss Mary Jami of Martins Ferry and Chester of Indiana The guest list in only a few of the most intimate of the Miss Jamison is the attractive and daughter of Mrs Augus us Jamison of Martins Ferry and nit recently completed a errn as supervisor of music of the Schools She was graduated Yom I he Kerry High School the class of and later com the course as given at the Conservatory of Music The wedding will lie the culmination f a school romance the laving also attended Indiana Normal he won fame as an athlete He a responsible position with thf amden N Coke Co LARGE TRANSFERS ARE RECORDED Mis Myrtle Jane McKendrick of Water street has disposed of a arm containing acres in township Onethird of the racl has been sold to Rembrandt Vale for and the other two birds to the Clearfield Bituminous oal Corporation for If Other transfers recorded are W II to Edward J Flem ng lot in Fourth Ward Mary C Burns to II W Brilhart acres and perches in Grant J A Hook to Andrew J Laurent ot in While 10 Walker Smith to J A Hook lot n White Joseph Ross to Gabriel Waterson Ls in Washington DISCUSSES NEW YORK July pre for war WHS the principal pic of discussion today at the con cilium of the National Education which has drawn to this city The speakers on the program this concluded James Y Joyner Superintendent of Public In of North Carolina Car Pearse president of the Mil waukee State School G Stan ey Hall president of Clark Univer sity Fannie Fern Andrews sec The Fourth at She I licks croquet quoits and sing featured a day long to be remem at Frank J of White yesterday A cool cement d cellar with a table twenty feet ong loaded to the breaking point but ilas when dinner and supper was over he table looked A male Lydick Wachob md McCoy were in their element with fashioned songs and added much u the We wish to add that Dr Hosack is some ball player and ihal John D lience can hold his own in pitching quoits and Mrs Dr Ho sack made them all stand around when it came to playing croquet A Miss Manners from near Marion Cen ter could catch ball with either hand ither e all play right or left and put to the boys who thought they ball Annual Straw Hat Sale at One Half Price This takes in our entire Straw Hat stock Leghorns Splits Braids and Milans not all some cases only one and two of a style So re member tomorrow is the day for rea straw hat values pay us one half the marked price WINE WINE Round the Corner THE WEATHER Fair tonight awl ADDITIONAL DEMS SECURED OF EVENTS LEADING UP TO THE LAST ILLNESS AND DEATH OF DR WILSO From What Can Be Learned Prominent Resident Missionary and Director of the 4 ian Relief Work in Europe Was a Victim of Virulent Typhus ETTER PREPARED FAMILY FOR The entire community was shocked grieved to learn of the death of lev Dr S G Wilson at Per sia on Sunday July 2 as noted in The Evening of Monday last Mrs Wilson had recently received letters rom Dr Wilson telling of his arrival it his old home in Persia after having many months in superintending he Armenian Relief Work The letters old of his gratification at seeing his dd friends and spoke of the vith which he was greeted by his for ner students and associates in Tab Tl was with Ihe great surprise that Mrs Wilson received in Saturday the letter from he Assistant Secretary of Board of Missions of the Presbyterian with offices in New York The Board of Foreign Missions of The Presbyterian Church in The U S A Fifth New York To the Family of Dr S G Wilson Dear Wilson has been loing such splendid and highly com relief work in the Caucasus md southward during the last six or even months that we regret very nuch that sickness has intervened to top temporarily his exceedingly ef and extensive usefulness We nave just received word through the Department of State of a cablegram received from the American Consul at dated June The cablegram late that ending large number of cattle Wil on down with typhoid at We had a letter from Ta irix Station only a few days ago tell ng of Dr Wilsons arrival at Tabriz md of the Missions heaty welcome to him and great joy at having him among them once more What is ur surprise and sorrow to receive oday this message that he is ill with He has labored all these in the midst of diseases of kinds and then returning to lis own home Station is stricken with fever We earnestly hope and pray for speedy recovery for Dr Wilson and that he may soon be restored happy health and his usual ant service for the kingdom of With kind regards I am Very sincerely yours George T Scott Assistant Secretary Dr Wilson had been inoculated last Fall in Indiana to render him immune from typhoid Some of friends therefore were encouraged hope that if he had typhoid Lt would be a very light case Others that his disease might not be ty but rather the more typhus They were therefore siome what prepared for the sad news ofi Sunday Dr Wilson had suffered jury in a railroad accident a two ago from which he had t fully recovered His heart had been weakened and other permanent juries received which materially his resistance against From a human stand pointy Dr Wilsons loss to the Mission Field and to the near Eastern World is simply at this time I knowledge of the natives as well asf his love for them his mastery of languages his native business ty his entire consecration and very high esteem in which he w held by all with he came contact made him peculiarly fitted carry out the difficult and work which he had so ly undertaken It will be a month or six weeks before authentic of the details of his illness will reachi his friends It is a comfort to however to know that his last days wore spent among Christian his every need in as far as those who were able and glad to minister to needs could be satisfied by human skill DOT Commission Will Be Appointed to Inves the Mental Con dition of Three Charg ed with Arson OTHER WORK DONE A number of important cases wore of at Mondays sentence court In the cases of William and Sarah and Abraham Porter all of North Mahoning township who are barged with arson it was decided to appoint a commission on lunacy to Investigate their condi tions Harry Sink and Ira Good both of South Mahoning township pled guil ty to robbery The former was gi ven an indeterminate sentence to the State Industrial Training School at while the latter was sen to the Huntingdon Cory In addition they are to pay the costs of prosecution and refund the money which they through blackmail and extortion from aged Davis of Plumville Frank pled guilty to ag and battery The prisoner only has one leg but was charged with boating a fellow work man over the head with his crutch The trouble grew out of tho labor troubles at Lucerne lie drew a jail sentence Annie for conducting a speakeasy wus lined and to three months in tho house with the proviso of paroled that she pay the costs of prosecution a fine 0 and to hereafter refrain the sale of liquor Cemi Raul for bhe same offence of which Mrs was charged wa given a fine and a sentence to the Louie another speakeasy proprietor was fined and given a workhouse sentence WINNERS AT Clyde Gessler and Miss Anthony drew the luck numbers new jewelry atoro as a result each wore given some presents Mr was a gold watch while Misa ony became the proud owner beautiful diamond ring The were drawn by Miss will in tho presence of 200 Four two hundred and fifty people registered in the contests the lucky numbers were 383 and R P Men Promoted The Mechanical Department of Buffalo Rochester Pittsburgh way has announced the following motions to take effect July Mr John F Mullen Js Assistant Mechanic in Buffalo Division with at Buffalo Creek N Y Mr F Is ed to of Salamanca NY Mr James Medland U Foreman at Clarion of Heuch Broken sizes and ferent lej ed rim fin toy 7s5Q
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