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   Democrat-Tribune (Newspaper) - June 1, 1921, Jefferson City, Missouri                                PAOfcfWO Daily DemocratTribune JOSEPH GOLDMAN EDITOR PUBLISHED EVERY EVENING EXCEPT SUNDAY COLE COUNTY DEMOCRAT PRINTING CO JEFFERSON CITY MO dfttCRATTl WEDNESDAY JUNE 1 DAILY SUBSCRIPTION RATES Per Cents One Entered in the PostojEce at Jefferson City Mis souri a3 Second Class Matter TELEPHONE NUMBER 213 A PLEA FOR HUMANITY The German government hlus decided to practically confiscate onefourth of all the property in that country as v start on paying the bill for damages occasion by tihe war There is no burden on the civilized world today equal to the taxes imposed for war and growing cut of war Ninetythree cents out of every dollar collected by the government of the United States goes for war debts and war purposes one kind or another The tax in this I is small in comparison whh taxes in Europe The civilized world is being taxed to death today Every government is idding to its expenses I And still civilization has not sense enough to decide that tliere shall be no more wars and no more armies If ever the white people on earth needed a second Moses it is at this time Clergymen preach against war against murder and things that bring about starvation disease and poverty and no onehears them It is not strange that some thinkars are casting about to know if it is not time some man or men were coming to thfe front for humanity and for the general wellbeing of all mankind and saying that the edict of God against murder shall become a fact as well as a theory among civilized people There has been ho great preacher in the civilized world in more than 100 years As a weapon against war tho churches are all failures Their the ories are all right but they do not get anywhere Taxes are growing in our own country and as stated the great burden of all government taxes is debts pensions getting ready for another war etc and teaching young men how to kill other men State Grain Inpeetor James T Bradshaw is in the city getting ready for his trial before Governor Hyde at tihe close of next week on various charges trumped up by the Governor to get him out of office and put a Republican in the job In reality the only complaint against Mr Bradshaw is thiat he is Democrat He was duly appointed and confirmed for a period extending nearly two years in the future but because he is a Democrat and Was ap pointed Democrats under him and there is an army of hungry Republicans most of them from the third congressional district bellowing for thejobs the Governor has been compelled to make charge against Mm which he will try himself as judge prosecutor informer and jury Mr Bradshaw is going to put up a fight knowing that he has done noth ing wrong and is by long odds the best official who evor held this office in Mis souri He will be represented by Frank H Farris of Bella and Judge John f Williamson of Kansas City No doubt Governor Hyde will decide against This is deemed certain He must either do so or find his own charges false A way will be found beyond doubt to get the controvery before the Supreme Court where justice can be expected TRAMP PRINTER A MEMORY Linotype Has Displaced the Knight of the I tell you mates the day will come when theyll set type by Jim Laidlaw tramp printer made this statement more thlan fifty years ago while sticking type on a small slheet in the middle West Jim had a pen chant for prophecy and few paid any attention to him He even had the temerity to forecast that man would eventually conquer the air and fly like a bird It was the genius of Otto Mergen thaler that made good for Jim revo lutionized newspaper printing with the linotype macTnline and eliminated tCie tourist printer While the Mer genthaler was by no means the first typesetting machine it was the first successful substitute for hand compo sition The year of the Worlds Fair in Chicago in 1893 saw the lino com ing into general use and marked the beginningof the end of the old time comp and Mand composition on newspapers Printers the country over looked upon the machine as a calamity and tihe ruination of their trade But while the typesetting machine proved itself the friend of both boss and men and a to the trade generally it did sound the death knell of that picturesque species of the craft variously know as knights of thte itinerant of frame or sit He seldom stayed long in place much preferring tlhe caorefree life of subbing to hold ing cases in any office The tramp printer roamed over the from the lakes to the Gulf and from Maine to the Pacific Coast rarely riding in trains much preferring to hit the ties on his journeys wiiere he had plenty of time for reflection On rsaching a town out of work and funds he usually made the public library his headquar ters Many of these men in this way picked up a wealth of knowledge thai few printers of this day posses As a rule the knight of the road was generous to a fault When stranger strucs town the first ques tion asked him was Did you eat or Hava you gat a room These courtesies were given and ac cepted without comment or thanks Indeed these men were often knights in very truth If they lhad their vices they had their virtues too generosity and good fellowship were net the least of them ENGLISH AS SHE IS WRITTEN IN 1921 the stick and rule prin Only a few years ago every news paper composing room was a constant kaleidoscope of faces A good printer in those days didnt care to hold a London June 1 United if you told a Dorsetshire man that he couldnt speakEnglish he would probably be much annoyed if not provoked to actual violence Yet the following is the text of a message sent to King George by the Society of Dorset Men in London in their local patois at their annual dinner It was by tho president of tihe So HOCHS FOR VON HINDENBVRG Field Marshal Remains Idol of Ger man Populace Potsdam affection and admiration which German people still entertain for Field Marshal Von Hindenburg was manifested by the tihirongs who gathered to attend the funeral of the Empress Auguista Vic toria The German princes passed virtual ly unnoticed thtrough the crowds but wherever the popular field marshal went there was a murmur of admira tion which frequently swelled into prolonged applause Even the Com munists who could be distinguished by their remarks were silenttefore Vcn Hindenburg althougth they spoke loudly about tin soldiers als other high officers passed Thtere was an amusingf incident Potatoes are selling in Chicago at 30 cents per bushel and at a bushel in St Louis There is no earthly reason for tiiis difference in prices No farmer can afford to grow potatoes and sell tihem at 30 cents a bushel in country The probabilities are that the Chicagodealers are overstocked with new potatoes and fearing they will lose most of them are selling for what they can get JlfllllllUll IT II A Perfect Vacation Inthe Frank Statts a young deaf and man of Boone county is on trial for his life at Columbia this week befrre Judge David Harris It is charged that he shot and killed Ihis stepgrandfather Samuel Halstead about one year ago Halstead was 72 years old and he and hfe wife were both mutes Nearly 100 witnesses have been summoned and the trial will last all week Mdst of the witnesses are deaf and dumb and as some of them are not educated the process of taking testimony will be very slow It is said that only circumstantial evidence point to the young mute as the slayer of his aged relative Circumstantial evidence is very good if it is well sustained Men who commit murders or great crimes of any kind do not call witneesses about to tell wihat they see and hear HOTEL EMPIRE Broadway at 63rd Street NEW YORK CITY l Room use of Bath Room with Bath Parlor bedroom and bath one or two persons Add te the rates SOc for each additional person All surface cars and Fifth Ave Busses pass the door Subwiy end L two minutes Bcmutiinl Central 1 block OUR RESTAURANT U ootcd for in excellent food and moderate prices P V LAND Manager m Wonderful White River Country of The Missouri Ozarks A STREAM and mountain paradise that has made this region famous amongst all lovers of the great outdoors Is I Motor bonting on beautiful Lake Taneycomc 25 miles in length from 200 yards to 2 miles 1 wide Rowing fishing camping I along bhe brigbSt clear streams that wind among the Ideal floating trips 25 to 125 miles down the waters of the James and White Rivers Fine gravel and sand beachesi noble bluffs rapids and quiet pools succeeding one another all the way Every vista one of beauty every hour creating some new enchantment and delight ing luck that will satisfy the keenest sportsman Good hotel accommodation H 5 and excellent camping facilities Take the family or send them on ahead and join them for the and finest vacation of your if lifetime ciefcy who being the Earl of Shaftes bury and a high court official migihlt have been expected to know the Eng lish language better To His Majesty King Jarge Dhundred loyal men vrom Bar set vorcgatherd at th Con naught Eooms Kingsway on their yearly Veast Day he mindvul o yer Grasihus MajesLU an wi vull hearts de send ee the dootivul an loyal af fecshuns o tli Society o Darset Men in Lunon In starni or sunshieen the cast allus rely on our vull heartd sympathy an suppwort Zo wiout any mwore hamchammy we agean raise our cyder sups to ee wi th pious prayr on our lips that Heaven ull prosper ee an we assure ee that Darset Men ull ever sheen as oone o th bright jools in yer Crown I dbide ar avoretime az vor all time Thy VaiDLvul Sarvint signed Shaftesbury President o Darset Men in King George replied in English when the hero of Tannenberg ar rived before Wildpark station As he descended somewhat heavily from a motor car the great string of medals about his neck was disarranged A silkhatted whitewhiskered mail and a policeman rudhed to rearrange them and met headon The silk hat was dislodged and rolled upon thte pavement and the policeman stood in a daze In the meantime half a dozen of ficers in full dress of generals had gathered about the old man of the Masurian Lakes and t carefully ar the medals while others help ed tihe field marshal put on his high tasseled cap wMch he had been un able to wear in the confines of hi closed car When Von Hindenburg appeared a the station to streets fo many squares were packed with ex cited crowds which raised a tunudtu ous cheer and again end again Tint the train was out of sight the 1hoclrs resounded from thousands of throats A sihtort time previous Prince Au gustappeared sn platform arid was received with a few bats but without REDS SET FORESTS ABLAZET To CamUt PloU Extra Forme De tailed to Pacific Northwest Reserves Spokane June To resist they declare are plots on the part of radicals of the Pacific North west to set fires in the forests de partment of justice officials here to day announced organization of a force of state and federal officers to protect timber during the forest fire Missouri Pacific Cuts Apply lots of antiseptic Soothes and heals gently and quickly ii ii ii u II you there quickly and comfortably Round Trip Summer Tourist Rates Get all particulars whatever informa tion you wish to re ceieve from C L STONE T Pac R E St Louis Mo Same on Both Sides A woebegone looking traveler in a small Georgia town aproached the ancient negro who operated the pri mitive ferry across tlhe dinky stream and accosted him with Uncle Im broke and I got to get across the river Will you trust me for Fares only3 cents I know it but I havent got the 3 Uncle Mose placidly resumed Ms pipe he decided ef aint got 3 cents you wont be no better off on dat side de ribber dant yo is on Children Cry FOR FLETCHERS O A S T O R I A Read the DemocratTribune AVOID ALL Ps THEREFORE KISSES Chicago Junn 1 United Ps mean kisses Therefore elimi nate them from your vocabulary i you desire to be saved from the kiss ing bug said a warning promulgatet at Nortlifweistern University In these carefree times the coeds have been warned that a puckerec mouth is too kissaible to be safe And this warning has put the sub debs in a In order to be safe she must eliminate from her daily meals her because oi their Ps and consequent puckered lips If she desires soup she dare not ask for it by that name She must order it in thie name of boullion Her fish meal too must be confined to salmon and cod To order perch or pickerel would bring her too close with in the cluches of the kissing bug Likewise to say Pardon me and Beg your Pardon would imperil the girl She must say instead there fore Excuse me and besure and eliminate the please Conservative coeds are promulgat ing a revision of their mothers motto watch your Ps and Q to Vatdh your fHISSOURh V PACIFIC The road your friend will recommend ii The New LACLEDE The only popular hotel in St Louis Completely remodeled and i redecorated throughout Centrally located in the heart of the shopping and theatrical district Easily accessible to and from Union Station airj comfortable TOMM BMT with private 6tb and Chestnut V t 1 II I Laclede Hotel Kept Fiploits When Lt Ormer Loeklear perform ed for the first time his now famous exploit of changing from one air plane to another in midair he care fully kept it dark Not until now has the full story of that important event come out It happened at Bstron Field Tex as where Locklear was instructing cadets in flyiitf He had attracted some attention by such useful feats of daring as leaving the pilots seat o replace a radiator cap and tihfis tad given him the idea of further Then one day Locfclear calmly told few of his friends at the flying field that ie could get out and ride m the axle of gear They augfHed lat toe did it Then ie declared that he could stand up on the upper wing There were howls of he did it In The Locklears last and greatest motion picture he changes planes many times and performs various other feats tifet bp devised A unique feature of this 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