Des Moines News, September 25, 1920

Des Moines News

September 25, 1920

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Des Moines News, The (Newspaper) - September 25, 1920, Des Moines, Iowa VOLUME ase The Des Moine s News DBS MOINES, IOWA, SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 1920 HOME EDITION IM VE3 aiQ imiliCj I ELSEVfflKK RHOOO NuTs BE HoBBies OF W.M.MAGAK HPW3AN Ife MR.HAOAHS Hosaes Uis 3 sfotjes, TUB ZA-Cj sunine, OOLP.SWMMIHQ Ri i SoosTtKa THE, AO CLUB HAVE WH US ASAlN THE RW- THEV DIDNT COMS ,0 Say Gamblers Gave Coin To Sox, Wild Parties To Reds JAMIESON GAVE i Advanced 54000 to Stars and Stripes Thru Secretary By Hulled Vitss WASHINGTON, Sept. D. of Shcnandoah. In., fin- ance director of (he Democratic na- tional committee, advanced lo Mrs. Ji. M. Piirhs, his secretary, which ahe put into the "Stars and a paper for war veterans. Mnr. Parks testified today before the Senate .Campaign Fund Investigat- ing Committee. Mrs. farkfl rofu-wd lo lell (he namon of olhcr Democrats who loaned money to put into the paper. "I borrowed al] but J10.000 of the SSS.OOJ I have put inlo the said Mrs, "N'o member of (he Democratic National Committee, as each, has ever loaned tlic paper any money or Invested any In it." Mrs. parks said she Instated she be given 51 per cent of. the paper's Block Iij return for her RBroemenl to finance it, lo Hiiro the Starw nnd Strjjiea bo kept out of politics. MORE TopGN" TRADE Corn ajeal anil Maclilnery Lea VA JpVra tnr Olhrr Countries According to a report Issued by Ralph of this Chamber ot Commerce, more thant500 bushels of corn hrfve been shipped from Iowa to Cuba.. The corn, In form of corn meal, was sent from the Plymouth Milling Co., at- T.e Mara, la. This company Is shipping- large quantities of corn find by-products to Cuba and Porto Rico. Thirty londs of agricultural ma- chinery has been shipped from a plant at Waterloo, to Orent Britain, In the ,past two months. HARDINGJNJVARNING Darli Days Ahead, Ho Says, I'nTess Wo'Get RacTi fn Main Track Br United Titss MARION, Sept. "tlaya arc ahead for America, unless she gets back on the main road, It was predicted by Warren G. Harding, !n a speech to a large delegation ot Ccmmereln. luavelers who came to his front porch from all quarters of the country today, lie Bounded a warning unlcs.i a changO 19 made- soon America will have a "no. hour" day and Industrial plante will ho Mis- nnd walking tbe streets looking In vain for the Joy ot a da produ c t tve work-" "Undeniably there Is a feeling per- ntefttlng the American mind that great harm Has been done by hearlH sncl prodigal hands, In neck1 ing th> correction pArty for whichyf meana to. ftpwsul to cojifwrtcil ;thV eonyic- By United Tress CHICAGO, sept. reported war" during the last w.orld series, was under Investigation by authorities here in charge of the grand Jury probe into the baseball scnndal. The authorities were Informed of 'reports tliat there were two gamb- lers cliques operating: during the 1919 series between the White-Sox and the Reds, one on tho Chicago team ami tbe other on the Cincinnati club to win tho scries. Wine, Women and Uoln Wine, and women used In an attempt to Influence the. Cincinnati players while money vfaa the means thru which the White Sox players were alleged lo have Men reached. The grand jury will probe the claims that elaborate parties were staged some of (.he Cincinnati players in order lo weaken tlicm physically and Injure their chances of winning. games staged and beautiful women brought from Detroit lo entertain at these parties, according to these re- ports. To Return ImUrttiifrits Names of the gamblers implicated have been secured, II. H. foreman of tho grand jury, declared today. Fie indicated that Indictments would be returned In the probe some- time next week. Arnold Rothstcln. New York gambler and part owner ol the Ha.ver.DG ftrace race track; Abe At- tell, former featherweight cham- pion; Bill Hume, former White Sox pitcher and EInl Chase, recently banished from baseball, were men- tioned today in connection wilt) the alleged plot to throw grimes. ENTERTAIN_CARRIERS 125 Roys at Show Given by Tho N'ou-s to Its Curriers One hundred and twenty five carrier boys of The News were en- tertained Friday night at The N'ewa office, with their own picture show This was marie possible thru the aurtesy of Edgar H. mana- of the Universal Film Exchange who furnished tho hoys with a screaming two reel comedy, "Sirens of tho an 'L, K O" feature comedy. Thru the courtesy of the Univer- sal FUm Exchange, these Friday night entertainments will be made a regular part of the carrier boys entertainment. L sincere Invllatlon la' extended tbo parents of- nil News carriers to attend these Friday night enter- tainments with their boys. THOMAS BODY ARRIVES By Vnlttd NEW YORK, Sepl'. hofly of Olive Thomas, -American movie actress who died from mercurial In Paris, arrived, here loflay on MAN IS KILLED Thomas Mathertyi 66, Hit by Auto on Sixih-av Bridge Thomas MatherJy, 6fi, 147 IVHH struck ami Enslantly killed, by an automobile' driven liy Tony-Anilor, Caniuy. on ihe Slxth-av bridge :il 10 a m Saturday, Judrl Dcmpsey of Ihfe Clly Health Department, ruahed the man to tho Samaritan Hospital In his bile but he before Ihe ]i5nco was reached. Mitler, a paper ha offer that the man somethlntt from the pavement. As he turned out 10 pass ihe man he ran In front of his car. He was down and the front wheel's jwased over him before the car could be stopped. Miller says. C. H. Burns-, Broad-si east of Ninth-si, who KHW the .-tcclilont, says thai Mntherly WAS evidently'killed by tho (all the (lavement for the wheels of the car passed on either side T. Cox today began investigation of reports that In thla COUDtry_ havo startert a vIgorous cumjHilgn for Senator Warren (j. Harding s candidacy, it was learned from Cox' close advisers. Governor Cox: Indicated be will make .speeches charging should Harding be elected Ihe pro-CJorman.f hope Hie Versailles treaty will be Rcrappcd and Germany obtain more lenfcnt terms. He declared Republican leaders were planning a thru the German press. GUN PLAYTHING Sept. looks like a good a customer in S. Alt's gun shop here, as tie squinted down Ihe Barrel and nulled tho trlsfier, A pollco surseon extracted the bullet from Alt's hand. PLAYFUL LITTLE PET MERR1L-L, WIs.. Sept. Warden npsworth, while in the woods, met with a strong odor v.hlch led him to a lad car- rying a sack. The iwy ;L HVC ikunk in the bag. THREE mEN'BLAST Kxploslon nt Plant of Ohio Hlecl Otnceni Injuroa Six- Others Br Unlled JACKSOtV. O., Sept. ex- plosion at the plant of the JaukHO" Iron nnd Steel Co. todny cosl the lives of three men and .seriously in- jured, six others. The cause of tho explosion ivae undetermined. Otto of the furnaces gave way nnd hoi iron run down on- Ihe workers without warning. VISlTjplNG Six Iowa Women Will 'Call at His Front Porch Iowa women will make a pilgrimage lo Marlon, O., Oct. I, nnd will be fiuiuta of Sena- tor Warren U. Harding on his "front Mrs.'Frank Dutltion, National -Re- piihHcnn committee-woman for Iowa, rill lend the delegation, which will include Mms. Walter Urown, Homer A. MHIci-, James K. Dlythe, Mrs. Francla E. Wliilley of WolMtor City and H. Spauldinj? of OrJii- noll. of u-fime'n from s'nte, in -the Union will attend the Gathor- tntf. Harding will give nn axldross of imrtloular Interest to the women. It IH tho jilnn of the women to have all foreign born women appear Ir, their flntfve costumes In n pag-- It! lea VCR a widow and two chil- dren, Konafrt, wiio was Bi-aduated from Culver Military Academy last n-Jio is noiv In Afabamn, and n daughter, Jean, a student at Ferry Hall, Chicago. Mac Kinnon came to Des Molncs In from Txjrcnz, la., where ho was asslatant cashier in llic First National Hank, Ho uoffnn lilH bunking buxlncxs m ttea Molnen as bookkeeper at the m Natlonnl Bank, ivhfch vas (hen locleed In tho Clapp hlock. Ixavliip the Citizen's National, rhore he also served for a tia teller, he went to tho Ufa Afolnes Savings Bank ae teller. President Sinro IflOl He was! later Identified with the Central State Dank a.i cannier and remained In that institution for a number of yearn. 1903 he went to Cedar Fnlla, where ne was connected for n year Ith tho Cedar Falls Milling Co Ro- turnlnff lo Des Mo I nen In 1904, ho was Instrumental in the Mechanics Sa-vinga Bank of which ho was president until Ihe time or his death. Funeral arrangements are Await- ing- llie son's Arrival front the Mor- ion School In Alnbamn. In all nrobabllity tho funeral will lie In charge or thti Hhrlnera1 of which ha wan a member, nnd will ho held it Is tlunisM, on Tuesday, ITALIAN BUYEFTCOMING KlSiior Alnhonse Sfinga of Italy will arrive Oct. 3 for the annual national ahoiv to be- held Oct. 4 lo Ocl. 3 at tho utale fnlr Krounda, Jt wag announced at the Commerce Saturday varloui Of Wealthy Broker Unsolved; Plumber Br Ifnliti] I1 ten AKGELKS, CaL, Sept. Efforts to fiotvc tha mystery sur- rounding llio murder ot Jncpu Chfirlc.s Don ton, wealUiy mining ,n, whOHO body wad. fount! Imrlert a crudo "tomb" In tho linnemcrtt of hla home here, today cenlcreil around Hlateinontn of James C, When rjnesiloned ycstcrclny the police, Crowhurst took affi- davit lo an account of what ho knew about circumstances sur- rounding the, He not un- der arrest. It was expected he testify before llio grand Jury to Jar. Nalleil Up Compartment Crowhurat. In his stalompnl, said he had liten engaged to mnko re- pairs at Denlfln'H homo by Mrs. K. C. PC ltd, now In Denver. Among Or work nesigned to blm the ument in lhe hands of Iht'pollce recounts, was nailing the in go, compartment beneath the hosOment stairs In which Den ton's body was- found, "While looking over the writer heater (n tho I'cele to me, 'now it will nol be nec- essary Cor you to go into that Lltllo room, will Indicating n. small crnrtely constructed room under the Ihe uJatement naH. She nuostloncd him about nnlllnn up the outnide entrance to tho cel- lar, he said, but J.h1a plan was lalcr .hiindoned. Crowhurat" s statement do had heen told there wns a aurLntily of JJrjiinr in iho compnrlment. I ton HA IJstcd for Suit) The plumber was located po- UC-E Iliru a real eatale company, had listed the Denton homo for i with this company, acting un- der instructions for Mrs. Peete, ac- cording to the police account. Private detectives on the case today advanced the theory [hat the- murder of Denton wan a sinlxtrr plot to gain possession of rdir prop- erty. They said n iwcrc-t deed for the Denton home, valued at nearly hart been made. Another re- port being Invest! paled was the that 110.000 In bnada rhlch Denton said to have kept at hln home have disappeared, A second lino of Investigation to- flay was on Iho theory (hat tho body wan nol that of Dcnton, nltho lltve Identification nan bPcn made by two nephews here, Btate- its of Denver po- lice that Denton had heen wounded Ami had lout an nrm bad nol been verified, police Raid, LOVER ON STAND Questioned in (he Carmela Husson Murder Trial CENTER VILL15, la., Hept. Cosfino Miilonu of Rock island, 111., mveellieart or CarnieliL HusKon, Italian on trliil hero for llio murder of Tony Mntto nttcc an al- leged riunclt, placed on the SI.'IIK) by defense Saturday, Malaria testified that lie had lieon engaged to tho, girt since August, 1918, and that bad heen receiv- ing 1 o t te r.H from Matlo wh1 en Hllgmed her cita fader. He he wa.s In CenterviLle In Juno for four ilnys nnd lliiil he de- cided not to ngaln return until he coulo take Cnrmcln uway with him. Ho that .Matlo told him at thai time, thai if he ever came back to Centci-vlUe one of them would die. Ho ihai he was In Center- Ilia on Juno 15, the day of the looting, it WJLS then thnt ho told 10 girl of Mnito'a threat. TJio remainder Saturday was lo be spent examining doclorn an to Ihe possibility of the girl being Insane- Dr. E, B. Center vllle, IcBtlfieil that auch a nltimtlon might cauae n person to loae their mind Icmponirlly, FIGHT'OVER ESTATE CarinTmn Ftleil 1C Vcara Ago, Again hi Court After a, la poo ot is yjsars, (ho r of (ho of JamcH Collahan, Molnc.i multi-millionaire, came up In the District Court Saturday before .fudge Thompson. The Callalian ivlll, one of tho Jurg- cat over filed In I'olk'CO, involved moro than Itulntlvea Kcatlercd all over the United atalea, wore remembered, Moro than 25 orgimlzAllons wcro also legaiec-s, t number of the legatees have' cl an apnKcatlon In tha DJdlrlct Court awklng authority to .wll tho Moimtnln of Durungo, Mexico a gold mlnoj for HELD FOR OLD SHOOTING Ed Eavfl, Morse, Mo., pleaded not guilty to charges of ajuaujt to com- mit, murder when In Municipal Court Saturday. lie la charged with shooting at Gertrude Myers, 21nt-flL and Wat- rous-av, last March. He la being he-Id on bonrjr. LOWDEN AT CEDAR RAPIDS Frank O. governor oC 11- lino Ifl, will speak In dar Hap Hept. SO. Other Re publican Haifd for lon-n, are John S. of Cleveland, O.. who flpenka at Web- flier City Sept. 27. Mrw. Boucher of Indtanapolls; will be In ihfl ntate all next-week, sent here by the Nailona) Speahers' Bureau, nnd 'who talkw 'at Sac. City on the ot 0cpl, 27 ke In IOWA POPULATIONS By Itds WASHINGTON, Sept. Ccnsua Bureau today announced the following 1020 population tolaia for counde.i: Hardln, Inrrp.tso of 241ft or 11.5 por cent. Rremer, increase of, 585 6.8 cent. Johnson, Increase of or 2.1 per cent. Worth, Increase of 16.9 cent. ;