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Oelwein Daily Register (Newspaper) - September 1, 1920, Oelwein, Iowa of Important of UM World VOL 28 IOWA 1VBDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 1 1920 50 CENTS PER 2 MILLION FH WHITE DECLARES TENTATIVE DEM FUND Denies That the Democrats Had Planned to Raise From Fire Ten Million By United Press By L C Martin Chicago Sept George White chairman of the demo cratic today told the senate slush fund investigating committee that he had tentatively fixed as the cost of the campaign White de nied that any time the democrats had planned to raise from five to ten million dollars White was called to the witness stand when the hearing on campaign expenditures was re W D Iowa assistant treasurer of the democratic national committee who was scheduled to testify failed to arrive I have not had time to fix definite budgets for the various bureaus said White I have tentatively fixed as the budget for the speakers bureau Are you going to limit the size of contributions Senator Spencer Missouri asked No I have publicly stated we will not It will depend on the source of the replied Do you know of any sinister influences trying to make a continuation of profiteering possible through contributions to the Republican arty asked Spencer I have read Governor Coxs charges and he is unusually able to prove his charges replied He said he had no evidence tp Spen of GoW as made in his speech and asked where evidence could be Attained In each case White said Cox had the evidence He added that in his opinion the testimony presented regarding the pledging of mioral and financial sup port to the republican party toy the Rockfellers and other millionaires and the subscriptions to William Barnes baok Republicanism of 1920 was evidence of of certain interests an under bold on the presidency In response to further questioning White said he had no evidence what ever of the truth of any of Coxs charges REP STATE COM TO SELECT JUDGE Will Name Successor to the Frank Justice of Iowa Supreme Court By United Press Des Moines Sept republic can state committee is scheduled fto meet here tonight to select a suc cessor to the late Frank Gaynor jus tice of the supreme court Among mentioned as possible succes sors were Judge G W Vermillion S D Judge Staley Ce dar Rapids and Judge H C Evans Corydon The candidate chosen by the com for the position is expected t0 be appointed by Governor Harding to complete the Justice Gaynor unexpired term of term ex January 1921 U S N A YAL SHIP ARRIVES DANZIG Although the Morts of the Tennes see to Are Futile By United Press Washington Set lea ders today announced they will start immediately a vigorous campaign to set Kentucky to ratify the amendment granting national en franchisement to women The na league of women voters in tends to Kentucky fight al though its officials said today they believed the attempt by the Tennes see lower house to rescind previous favorable action will not stand According to word here Governor Holcomb lias called a special session of the Kentucky legislature to pass laws providing for registration of Suffragists also hoped have the amendment considered FIERCE FIGHTING CONTINUES IN BELFAST TODAY By United Press Belfast Sept Desperate fight ing between Irish factions broke out again in Belfast today gunmen fired upon unionist workers in the Sank Hill shipyards from Car rick Hill Soldiers reinforced the workmen and a pitched battle re Ait the same time minor dis Were reported from other parts of the iThe casualties were to day death of two men and the g of a woman and several soldiers A score have been killed and 200 wounded in previous fighting TWO MAIL PLANE MEN ARE KILLED the Fell Morris town Arew Jersey Bodies Are Burned By United Press N J Sept operators of a mail plane were killed when the machine fell near today Explosion of the gasoline tank started a nre when the machine hit the ground and burned the bodies beyond recognition From letters found in the mail pouches it was in the plane was from New York to Chicago Miller Dud Washington Sept Miller and Gustav were the pants of the mail plane who were to death when the plane fell at Morristown office officials Tiere stated was a mechan ic and Miller one of the oldest mail pilots in service REPLY TO US POLISH NOTE SALE PROPOSAL NOT GRANTED 1ackm Planned to Sell Control o Their Holdings for to a Holding Company By United Press Washington Sept propos al of big meat packers to sell their control in principal stock yards to p holding company met disapproval of Federal Trade Commissioner Colver the league of women voters today The depart ment of justice indicated the plan will not Be accepted although final decision will be up to Attorney Gen eral Palmer The packers agreed to of the stockyards and the socalled unrelated side lines and in court is a part carrying out of the agreement Under the proposal pack er holdings in fifteen yards and ter minal railroads will be sold to a holding company organized by F H Prince Company Bostoni the packers to have something less than a 50 per cent interest in the com pany STRIKERS Thousand Shots Fired During Clash 200 Williamson W Va Sept attack of 200men believed to have been directed at the Howard Colliery company at Chattaroy near Wil was broken up iby eight United States infantrymen Tuesday the soldiers had exchanged shots the attacking cording to reports reaching here The attacking party was dispersed in the woods the col liery No casualties were reported More than 1000 shots were ed the sergeant fa charge of the de said An i official bulletin has been is sued by the United Mine Workers calling out at Kentucky next Monday This section up to the present has been little af by the strike which has been in progress for several weeks IOWA EXPRESS RATES GO UP Hallway Authori Advance of Per fcen and Cream Kate 20 By United Press Des Moines Sept to increase express rates in Iowa per cent was granted the express that are doing busi ness in the state by the state railroad commission today An exception was an order boosting milk and jates 26 per cent Tha rates may become operative ten days after pub MAYOR OF CORK NEAR THE END United Press London Sept of the means by which the life of hunger striking Lord Mayor of Cork saved said today by physi cians Mayor 4ition most of last night During one of his periods of consciousness he sent Sean and to the hunger striking Irish prisoners at Cork RENIGS ON THE SUFF ACTION It May Be That the legality of Wo mens Votes Will Be Called Into Court By United Press Washington 1 Action of the Tennessee House late yesterday hi voting to rescind its ratification of the federal suffrage amendment sur prised suffragists and government officials who were studying the pos sible of the action today There is no precedent for the situation but informal opinions here were that the vote will have no effect It was pointed out that j certificate of ratification to Washington and been approved ana that Secretary Colby had proclaimed the amendment Courts according to government attorneys usually are reluctant to go behind such action The best legal opinion here also was that Tennessee cannot now withdraw its ratification The most Serious aspect of the case as seen here was that the le gality of womens votes may be called into court A final decision probably cannot be had until after the election this Nashville Tenn Sept 1 The Tennessee o of representatives with a quorum present for the first time since August 20 from journal today all record of ratification of the federal suffrage amendment arid voted fortyseven to twentyfour with twenty not voting THE WILL GET IN CONFERENCE By United Press By Walker Columbus Ohio Sept 1 Cox today conferred with Senator on the sen ate campaign at Chicago a member of the commit tee arrived unexpectedly this morning but explained that an im portant legal was the reason for the trip He breakfasted with Cox and later talked with him for an hour but the governor said he would make no statement regard ing the conference because of the senators position a member of the committee Bj United Press Berlin Sept American ar J cruiser arrived at Danzig last night it was Pittsburg from French waters Its presence in Danzig was believed for of protecting American WADE ENJOINS TWO CENT FARE Des Mar ttn J issued an order in fed eral court yesterday restraining the Iowa railroad commission and Bother siate officials from enforcing the old two cent fare law passed in 1907 Hearing on the temporary injunction was set for September 7th senate ratifying the late Governor Roberts upon being noti fied of the houses action declined to make any statement other than to say that the could only be dealt with in a legal manner and was in the nands of Attorney Gen eral Thompson The latter in a let ter read on the house floor ed the opinion that reconsideration of the resolution of ratification was impossible since the house already had adopted it and Governor Roberts had certified to Secretary of State Colby this action Iby both house and senate MINERS DEFY PRES WILSON And Half of Them Go Out Today Near Pennsylvania By United Press Pottsville Pa Sept the warning about fifty per cent of the miners in the southern anthracite field remain ed a work today The strike affects principally the Shamokin and districts In these sfcc tions the firemen quit work Opera tors have put at work men employed in other departments to prevent the flooding GEN PERSHING TO TOUR S AMERICA Ostensibly Trip Will Be to Return of President of Brazil By United Press By A L Bradford Washington Sept John J Pershing will tour the principal countries of South America at the end ol this year as a personal representative of Pf Wlilson if the plans of the state department are carried out it was learned today trip will foe ostensibly a return of the visit here last year of Dr Epitacio President of Brazil The real purpose will toe to further strengthen the ties of friend ship Pershing has been approached by the state department on the ques tion and has agreed to go officials Said FAIRBANK NEWS Dr and Mrs G C Eickelberg spent Sunday with relatives in Ia Mrs Mary Sanborn Mrs D SWol gamot and Wolgamot were guests in the home of Mr and Mrs Leverne Brant in Charles City Satur day and Sunday Misses Josetta ind Antonette Hess ling visited last week with friends in Hazleton Mrs M Seitz of Dubuque visited in the home of her aunt Mrs Thomas McCuniff from Friday until Sunday Mr ana A Consi dine and daughter spent Fri day in Waterloo ice and Helen Shields Miss Bertha Agnew and it known here taught a of terms in school a lew years atv Fairbank will have an old ed celebration Thursday Sept Mb Banns announcing the marriage of Mr Earl of Fairbank and Miss Anna of Westgate urera read in the Catholic church Sunday The marriage of Miss Emily Tre of Waterloo and Mr Clyde R Sanborn of Fairbank took place Sunday morning Aug 22 at oclock in the home of the brides sister Mrs F J in Water loo EX J Lockwood pastor of the Grace M E church read vice in the presence of immediate family and a few close friends were np attendants The bride wore a traveling suit of blue cloth and car ried an arm bouquet of red She is a graduate of East Waterloo High school anj for several years has been instructor in Eklund college is very prominent musical circles in and a pleasing contralto voice groom is the son of Mr and E living near graduated from the Fai High school and afterward attended Busi ness colleg In Waterloo and is now employed as accountant lor Central company Mr and Sanborn left the same day for Cki cago 111 and Tvill return to their home in Waterloo MINERS STRIKE IN PENN DIST 1 By United Press Sept formal re ply to the American warning that I Poland keep its fron tier in its campaign Against the Bol sheviki was delivered at the state by Prince Polish Minister here it was learned j today Secretary of State Colby was studying the note anj officials it probably would be made public hit a few hours SOME OF AMERICAS BEST AT THE OLYMPIC GAMES By United Press Pa Sept gent miners dissatisfied with the wage award of President Wilsons coal met here todav nml voted unanimously in fa vor of a strike to siart tomorrow morning In No 1 of the an Sixtynine out of 130 local unions were represented at the meeting DESERTION IT I i County Miy fs 1 from Union this afternoon to i j represent the state before the su I parlor court in a desertion case in j which a wife accuses her husband of leaving her failing tn semi fund j for her support He says i is not i true Up to the hearing had not begun LOREN r All eyes are turned toward Antwerp whore An mor Htr am aome of the best aw looker M J Northrup and daughters were in on business Thursday Miss Amelia of Albert Lee Minn is visiting in the home of Mr and Mrs A A Garber Mrs O A Fox and family of Dubu que are guests inthe home of her son Floyd Fox and wife v A B Hessling wias in Independence on business Thursday Mrs Charles and two dau and Norma oC Kim ball S D Mrs Charles Floyd of Wa coma and Frel Tunks of Belle Plaine were in the home of Mr and Mrs S A Coffin last week Mrs P F McCunniff was in wetn Friday Mr and Mrs G of Hazleton are guests in the home of her parents Mr and Mrs Frank Finch There was a large number from Fairbank attended the fair in Jesup last week Rev Walter Edie pastor of the M E church is now taking his summer vacation Miss Vera Wenger of Fairbank and Weisser of Peoria Illinois were guests in the home of Dr and Mrs G B Ward Thursday who has employ ment in spent Sunday with his family in Fairbank N Elliott and daughter Ethel spent Friday in Oelwein Rev and Mrs J G Eaton returned Thursday from Mason City where they were visiting in the home of their son and family of Dubuque was a week ena guest in the home ol Mrs Thom as McCunniff Mrs X P Ellis and children of Dubuque were guests in the home of her Mr and Mrs John Ryan and other relatives here last week Mrs Ira Wilson of Waterloo was a guest in the home of her mother Mrs Mary Sunday J Mr and Mrs Frank In I dependence were guests in the home of her mother Mrs Wei Reed Sunday Mr and Mrs Spence ot were guests in the home of j Mr and Mrs Frank Fay Sunday j Mrs John Clark and sou of Ha Were guests in the A T Con horrie Sunday Mr and Mrs Rov Sanders and children left Saturday to visit in the home of Mr and Mrs Leroy at Mrs George Brown of Plains Mon tana was a guest in the home of Dr awl Mrs C n Bothwell Friday and Saturday Mrs Brown was formerly Animals Have No Sense of Rhythm Animals huve no sense of rhythm though they may be taught to This is the of Doctor Craig of the University of Maine Horses driven in span he says in Guide to Nature make no attempt to step birds sweetly they sing solo never time one nor animals of the circus get rhythm from the trainer not from the CHICAGO MARKET LATE QUOTATIONS HOGS receipts today 14600 hold over 8930 market ly steady yesterdays of sales to top early heavy weight medium and choice to ium s medium good anH choice to V common medium a otee i to com mon medium good hoice to heavy sons smooth to sows rough to pigs medium good and choice to receipts today 11000 ciu j steers and steady Others opened slow to 25 cents lower calves and steady beef steers medium and heavy weight choice and prime to medium and prime to common and medium to light weight good and choice to common and medium to butcher cattle heifers common medium good and choice to cows common medium good and choice to bulls bologna and beef to canners and cutters cows and heifers to canner steers to calves and heavy weight good and choice to J feeder steers common med j ium good and choice to i stocker steers common j good and choice to stocker cows and heifers common j medium good and choice to 1 western rawse cattle steers medium good to medium good and c 475O t3 i SHEEP Estimated todar 13000 killing K to 50 lower feeders slow to lower HUB Thn rrice for the August 30 as shown by the Hens 22K 2S 014 Roosters I Ducks 20 OMM IS Turkeys 2227 45 Crmn N
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