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Middlesboro Daily News (Newspaper) - June 27, 1924, Middlesboro, Kentucky Single Copies 5 Middlesboro Kentucky Friday DISAVOW K K K Open Fight Overissue In Platform h forecast Aside From Klan Row Today Almost TEN NOMINEES NOW Seconding Speeches Made More and League Still MADISON SQUARE GARDEN York June oir on the Ku Klux Klan so strong at the cratic national today that Candidate of Party In Again Placed Before Democrats Associated Press NEW June THAW BUYS VA ESTATE I Telia Time Growing Fruit By Associated Press WINCHESTER Va June 27 K Thaw made the first payment on an estate near here intends to retire and devote self growing he told a friends today McAdoo campaign managers took measures to openly disavow before the any sympathy on the part of McAdoo for religious ances As a result the tedious cession of nominating speeches was broken by a demonstration of Adoo people to convince the er of the convention that the issue of religious intolerance would not be raised against their The challenge was taken up by Smith delegates Mrs Carroll Miller of Pittsburgh taking the platform to second the nomination of the New York governor devoted most of her speech to a plea against tion candidate because of his religion the rumpus Klan the of and speeches was featurely while a flood of tory flowed through the afternoon Leaders agreed to hold a night session to debate and adopt a party platform An open fight on the convention floor over the Klan issue was forecast by platform builders after having spent three more hours in an effort to come on the subject and with regard to the League of Nations Minority reports on both of these sub- wlU be presented by the sub- committee to the main committee later in the day Except for these two planks the democratic platform is complete By Associated NEW YORK June ten candidates already placed in tlon the democratic national tion assembled today for its fourth session to hear more nominations and to clear away preliminaries to the big fight The order of ness called for consideration of the platform as the nominating speeches were finished but McAdoo forces were pressing for a balloting before platform comes In Combined forces opposed to the McAdoo movement declared that Adoo to let their delegates get started balloting be- fore they were obliged to take a tion on Uie flight There evidences that TO START SURVEY OF FONDE ROAD Davidson Bets Contract From State For Work Short Cut to Tennessee A contract to survey the Fonde read for the state has been received by C P Davidson local engineer amt he intends to start work on it right away No complete survey of this route has ever been made The road under question voted in the to be a will be financed by the state and county It leaves the Pineville pike near the school follows the old Belt Line to the Stony Font road and takes this course by the mines in that hollow through Fonde to the state line Completion of this road is believed possible within two years or a little more It be one of the biggest booms possible ness bringing thousands more pie to this city to shop and invest their money battle of four years ago It was a personal tribute of the unorganized and unguided conveying the gratitude of democracy for the aggressive spirit of the former governor of Ohio toward stemming the Republican tide of 1920 Ohio led the stration which lasted a quarter of an that former Governor James M Cox of became a national figure at In 1820 when only a had tne vision to see or the courage to follow the new new religion of Woodron Baker secretary of war In President Wilson's cabinet today again placed Cox's name In nomination for the presidency before the cratic National convention or wavering he fought the long campaign ing without appealing to our battling back the tide of Ills out of of finally Included us with peoples of as the children of if Baker told the that campaign his dedication to the cause has remained Mr Baker He has devoted the Intervening years to serious study In the old world and this He has sought for those reasons historic traditional permanent or temporary which brought about our act of ment at the moment of our might With pen and voice with growing power of enthusiasm and of knowledge he has as a private citizen sought to Inspire us to better and higher ing and juster and more enduring Thus Ohio feels that her son END STREET IS PUT OFF AGAIN Evans Asks For More Time to Inspect Work TO Property Owners Through At- torney Make Two to tors Senator's Record Kor Economy Man of Action J By Associated Press NEW YORK June ah ad- dress of 239 words words shorter than Lincoln's burg address Fred Van of In- placed Samuel M in nomination for the Presidency Van emphasized as a and his record economy while Governor of ana particularly Had he been la Father Accuses Woman once only he favorite ban become the nation's favorite past Is safe with Washington Lincoln and Wilson The lies In the immediate ture out the opportunity utate the choose a leader leader must fit the Those who had hoped to see the final act of the drama in which West End property owners and city com- missioners are taking part this mi were doomed to disappointment On motion of J E Evans the matter of accepting or re- the street work was deferred until the regular meeting Monday morning Commissioner Evans stated that he had not had an opportunity to in- spect the work and desired more time C E Cooke and Mayor J H Keeney it have ed it since the adjournment of the meeting yesterday William Lowe attorney for the property with the com- mission two propositions which his clients have the tion of the city The first of these s that city employ a competent disinterested construction Engineer to examine the places which the erty owners will point out If such an engineer states that the work has won done according to specifications they agree to abide by his decision the convention decks for was clearing the Rows of chairs cvpled by favored ones on the ers platform have been cleared away and the space U to be used for long tables for tally and adding Rain began to fall as the Mnr hear approached eame trooping in many In a ed Brain drops soon led roof spraying the v eo the floor as the Madison roof is somewhat like the ef the An hour after time Invention to order were i while the band hour More seconding for McAdoo nnd Smith followed then Governor Charles Bryan of Nebraska was When the nomination es are concluded the combined forces opposing McAdoo will attempt to adjourn until leaders conference A call decision is anticipated Tribute to the name of Bryan wound in with delegates singing Onward Christian after which the chairman banged for order and New Hampshire nominated Governor Fred Brown Its first candidate In years When New Jersey was called Governor name was placed before the convention During the demonstration which lowed Chairman Walsh turned the gavel over to of tucky and hurriedly departed to a nearby cafe Professional tors joined the Sllier parade O'Connor of North Carolina a for Mora seconding speeches for McAdoo a speech condemning the Klan It was a point the were have made before the convention A brief demonstration followed Associated Press NEW YORK June Kn Klox Klan mained today the only stumbling blocks hindering agreement The com- polled until nearly o'clock this morning finally It adjourned to reassemble at this afternoon Thirty-five planks were agreed upon Tae republicans were assailed for Inefficiency and tion specific reference being made to the Teapot DOM and the Veterans Bareau ing tor re- lief et Otter rored wen of transportation Nationalistic aspirations have been nursed os promising relief from Intolerable hardships or as the only safe defeW against aggression European cynics and reactionaries have as they have for turies conjured with the fears and miseries of peoples nnd counselled that Imperative armed readiness which all history touches as apt to be tive of the very disaster which It pre- tends to avert On the other hand even In such n world the first great experiment In International co-operation has been making and succeeding The League nt Geneva has gathered to it the great of the old world It has ed nothing to force It has defied ticism and dared to believe as liberals always will believe in the power of H has vice lifted Austria and Hungary back Into the possibility of orderly national life repatriated the war prisoners a World Court prevented four wars and stopped one set on foot the only promising plan of ment yet devised nnd never moved single soldier these two sets ot forces the conflict Is on There the battle rests now Throughout the world es of militarism and Imperialism are arrayed against the forces of ism The second proposition tlu city property owners select one and the jointly choose one and that the three engineers inspect the street undo conditions above named Between and Is in in the work nnd must be pai within thirty days if the city accept the streets Property owners that the city will not it in fac of the proofs of inferior work have presented Asked what he would do for h clients in case the city accepts th over the protests wh must pay for it Mr Lowe stated that we will not cross an bridges until we get to them H that he was confident the com mission would defer acceptance unti the conditions complained of had bee remedied Within next four years one or the other of these philosophies will we are probably de- here today WALTER HAGEN IS VICTOR IN ENGLAND American Professional Wins British Open Golf ship Associated Bag Hagen star American professional of recent months Van id he would not have been stoical d but would have been an of action The i On behalf of the united and loyal of Indiana 1 desire to jce in nomination for the the name of a man who th available and dependable in this ur of necessity In 1912 he was elected Governor Indiana by a plurality of ately In 1920 President arding carried the State by the last election this man once ore changed the political of the Hoosier State and was United States Senator by 00 As Governor of Indiana he made n unparalleled record for economy nd efficiency He left over Who Threatened Scabs By Associated Press Penn June 27 before an Mrs George Creek told neighbors that all scabs dren to be Charles Patta the woman's arrest alleging that she poisoned his son because -ta worked in a coal mine during a recent strike The child died while being rushed to a hospital after drinking from a bottle found in yard Mrs Creek obtained the bottle and smashed it after the child be- came ill Pata charged H NEXT TOURNAMENT MARSHALL AND TACHAU LEADING IN Golfers Showing Strain of Long Steady Playing FINISH TOMORROW Professionals Entered In Open Championship Play Create Feature Attraction for Today Executive Board to Handle Championship Is Named State Directors of tlie Kentucky Stale Golf Association at their annual ing today awarded next year's ament to the Audubon Country Club of Louisville Only one ballot was Louisville receiving seven of the twelve votes In accordance with the custom of the Association 00 in the State treasury and f h nf Arct tale out of debt for the first time i eighty-two years As United States Senator he has himself possessed of race poise nd purpose Had he been President f the United States during the long months just passed he would ot have remained stoical and silent le would not have broadcast silence o an outraged nod expectant people ut would led them with n and not a static spirit of Wo know this man rom Indiana We need him at the lead of the nation's affairs today Hi a rugged American of the Middle West intrepidly honest and of ioned fearlessness On behalf of the nation which mngs expectantly upon the results of this convention we present name of Samuel M Ralston of In- liana for the Presidency G Lee Audubon Club was elected president Redmon Country of the state body Three clubs were in the race for the tournament Audubon the Country Club of Fort Thomas and the Bluegrass Country Club of Cave City It was mutually understood that the Fort Thomas be awarded the 1926 Because the directors felt the nee of an executive committee to handle the state championships in the future It was decided to appoint a group am to invest the with authority to manage the title event for the next two years The plan ia a new one and be given n borough trial to determine its foasi Proposed Phone Merger Not Effective Here The merger of telephone systems la Kentucky will not affect Middlesboro or Harlan cording to Guy Glover local manager of the Cumberland Telephone and Tel company Only those towns which both the Home Telephone company and service will lie he says While there was some discussion a few weeks ago relative to a merger of telephones in this section these plans seem to have been permanently The company re- pin 119 for nt in service Members of the Executive Commit were named as Frank A Jr Highland Country Club Fort Thomas D L Winchester H M Ferris Country Club and F P Scales at and at wort the British open golf V ship here today Louisville Live Stock towns and evidently haV Claiborne Men Taken By Federal Officers men were arrested near Harro gate this week dy federal agents according to reports The nam es of the men arc given as Robert W J Andes Roy Williams Kred Henry Hamlet nn James Moore Sheriff A J Greer o county assisted agents In the raid It Is said that a secret service ma bought two quarts of liquor from Rol ert some time ago and t have made arrangement sfor 150 gal Ions at wholesale price The inert wl have a hearing on he charges soon Knows No One 1200 mostly June was treated By Associated Press Cattle 200 Shooting Was Trouble Not Marauder That the shooting of Mrs Smith ai her in was tlie re- sult of family trouble and nit marauder is the belief expressed the polite department today We have traced down every clue and no evidence Indicating that the was the werk of a Chief H E Ml declared ef the railroad board the tariff FAIL TO INDICT FRANK TINNET t of Assault Brought By a Chorus Girl to Om of the tM ri sheep 2500 steady great to the spectacle of good Van Winkle returning to the j of his birth but no A t fof was able Gilet the death of his parents by n a cholera epidemic he was taken who adopted him at the of the same name MM 1 Jaty to Indict Frank on charges of t MM Wilson complaint was can be knew of his family Timothy aari bom here in returned i his native town coming all the from the State of Washington Plenty Compensation Blanks Are Middlesboro will have plenty compensation blanks judgin from the number that have been sen wre from Washington The pos office received a large supply of th blanks yesterday Others have been received by the Red Cross and the ocal post of the V F W ments for filling these out for ans will be made and announced later MILLS WORK tery I and Excessive Stock i Worker v FIVE Associated Press W ya 1 ilx plants of the Mills employing 6000 workers operations The limited demand MM the stock on hand the BY HOWARD W HARTLEY John Marshall and Lewis Tachau ere in the finals of the fourteenth annual Amateur Golf hip at the end of eighteen holes The wind is thirty-six holes with een to be played this afternoon Marshall the present state icn turned two up on Ted Ottman ty champion of Louisville laying Chris Brinke winner of the tate title in 1923 had his opponent x down at the halfway mark Brinke was badly off ut the match with Tachau who superb golf last holes in par 37 The match was evel at the end of the first nine holes it was then Brinke began to skid Only two of the eighteen holes were Tachau had a birdie two on tic eighth and seventeenth His bird in the seventeenth came when putt knocked ball n the cup The played excellent golf on the icles making a 37 but lost the thirteenth and fourteenth After Ottman three down The state champion took the halve the remainder He barely missed losing the when his drive rolled into a heel mark but his approach found the green and he and Ottman got down Jn iwo putts Ottman had trouble with iis putting on the first nine holes but tightened up on the homeward ney and is shot for shot with Marshall All of the semi ists are showing the effects of the strain Leonard Loos of the Standard Country Louisville was leading the tucky Open Championship a medal event over thirty-six holes at the halfway mark with 79 Grain Audubon Country Club and and Ray Ottman Winchester were second place Irvin Ottman Louisville Country Club third with an 82 Craig Wood ville Country Club had an 83 John Ward 86 and Peter Cherokee Golf Club Eight professionals comprised the field in the fourteenth annual tucky Open Golf of the Tournament which began this morning Play was thirty-six holes and will be completed in one day Shakespeare's River Polluted England June Some 13 miles of the course of River Avon beloved of Shakespeare has become a river of death to pollution by the sewage of Coventry Water lilies have ceased to bloom in its waters and trees which touched it with their boughs have died A new scheme ot sewage disposal will shortly which should grt over the trouble Three Remorseful Headsmen Perform Last By Associated Press ERKNER June Krauts who recently himself in this village is the thirt executioner to death by in Germany within three months krautz had cut off heads ef prisoners while the two Breslau enned their own lives had orly 123 and 48 lively In his Ust years about the villages of stories of the ISC be Mrs Bargee and daughter Mist motored here from Winchester yesterday to Join Mr taking part In They returned this afternoon report the road In condition aad that they Bade the with neme 01 be in Hi slept hla met his head and rest well It t ii i Kraut was himself IB
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