Sandusky Register, January 2, 1920

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January 02, 1920

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Sandusky Register (Newspaper) - January 2, 1920, Sandusky, Ohio LEA GO EIS Widow and Victim of Michigan Automobile Murder Mystery i Opponents Ask G. 0, P. Candidates" to Give Their �i#s., WASHINOTOtf, Jatt, 1.-intention of republican senators opposed to the league of nations to request all republican presidential candidates to place themselves on record as to J;he issues involved in"the league was disclosed WnJfeht by Senator 'Borah, republican Idaho( "VtKo made public a letter addressed to Gov. Lowden, of Illinois, an aspirant for the republican, nomination. Gov. Lowden was asked to say whether he favored "any policy alliance, league of partnership to abandon our traditional foreign policy and neter into Understanding and combinations which would'em'oroil us in all European conflicts and turmoils." "Those for whom. I speak," Senator Borah said, "have no irittntion of confining these and similar questions to yourself." , Senator Borah charged In his loiter that powerful European and American . Interests were co-opcr-'ilMng to draw the 1'nltcd States j �Into European affairs through the league of, nations If possible, and If not "by secret and V tacit agreements." � . 1 Declaring that the questions and poloies Involved must come before the-next' administration regardless of t America's entrance into the league,; the Idah/> senator said the personalj views of presidential candidates1 should be stated.. , No Entangling Alliances. "For nearly 150 years," said the i senator's letter, "we have in this country regardless of parties adhered to a distinct foreign policy-no entangling alliances * or partnerships with foreign powers and no interference toy foreign powers in American affairs. . If you should he nominated and elected president would you ex- 13 J�oVJV Mt. demons (Mich.) authorities aro investigating the slaying of J. Stanley Brown, wealthy Detroit clubman, whose body was found in his automobile on a lonely road near Mt. Clemens. Mrs. Brown who is shown here in outing costume, was being sued for divorce at the time the slain man's bOdy was found abandoned in his auto. She is 19 years old. * IS IN BIG RED RAIDS AS PALMER BALKS CHARGE U, S. ATTORNEY IS PLAYING POLITICS �^CHICAGO, Jan. L-UauU re-mtlting in the arrest of lie In* dustrutl Workers of the Wtrrldt communists and other radicals were carried oilt. today -under the direction of State's Attorney Muelay Hoyne,who, tonight in a statement attacked Attorney General Palmer for the failure of department of justice agents to co-operate. Agents from the military intelligence branch of the central department of the army aided the cotChly prosecutor. Hoyne said the raids had been timed for U p. m. New Years Day. He mid he recently Md-gtihe to Washington to confer with government officials At noon today after receipt a/**, a personal letter from Aty. Gen* Palmer, asking him not to proceed with tlie plan, federal department of justice withdrew, Hoyne declared. "Apparently Atty. QentjPalmer or some of his friends are playing petty politics' with the situation ana are pursuing a pussyfoot poU ietit asserted the state's attor* ney. "Expressing my opinion as a eitixen and democrat, 1 do not believe Nero or any other fiddler can be elected president of the V. S." The prosecutor asserted that daily in Chicago members of radical organizations addressed meetings .urging their hearers to "await the one big day" and that their purpose was nothing less titan overthrow of the government. Hoyne declared that the 1. W. W., the communist party and the communist labor party members and anarchists and syndicalists were distributing tons and tons of seditious literature. He said today's raids were only the beginning of hi* drive, which he declared was intended to drive all radicals from Cook county. Hoyne declared his men had been armed with 200 search warrants, and that in addition-a number of warrants charging Conspiracy had been issued by Judge Hugo Pam, of the criminal court. Four men were arrested on the latter warrants today. Among- them was George Andreylihine, an 1. W- W., released on bond some time ago from Leavenworth penitentiary, pending decision on the appeal of 6i I, W. W.s convicted of violation of the espionage law. Anne Grovarski, 8k years old, was the only woman arrested, She and 27 men were taken from 1. W. W. headquarters. James Crowley, secretary of the 1. W. W., also was arrested. SISTER HASTENED MUNDER TRRGEDY Careworn, Weary Cecil VesterCharges Brown's Jealous Wife Murderer LOS ANGELES, Jan. .1-From the lips of his devoted half-sister, Miss Edna Clancy, came the answer that Harry S;. New, jr., on trial for the murder of his sweetheart, Freda Lesser, has asked himself over and over again: "Why did Freda change her mind? Miss .Clancy,, visibly holding herselfl with me after she had heard all. tin control with considerable effort, 1 told frankly from the witness .chair I -_-----,------. that she, unwittingly and unintentionally, precipitated the tragedy in which Freda Lesser was killed on the night of July 4. * ' "I told Freda a few days before the shooting that, Harry should never marry; that he was not fitted to have a wife and a homo, and Freda agreed MT. CLEMENS, Mich., Jan. 1.- Careworn, weary and, she says, "deserted by fprmer ' admirers," Cecil Beatrice Vester, one of the many "other women" mentioned as having figured promlnenty in the life of J. Stanley Brown, who she is charged with shooting to death near here, on ert your influence and the influence of the night of December 23, told for the your administration to maintain this second time in twenty-four hours a policy, or would you consent In any story which she expects will shift the way to Its abandonment or Its sub- blame for the murder from her to stantlal modification? Brown,'s widow and her cousin, Lloyd "Powerful forces in this country co-. Prevost, 1 ' operating with equally powerful and ; Mrs. Vester> sought by detectives fof persistent forces In Europe, are de^ three days, was surrendered to local termlned to draw the U. S. in associa- authorities yesterday by two news-tlon and partnership with European paper reporters. The reporters had powers, to; embroil us in all Euro- Iqcated her and succeeded in keeping Ho do with It pean turmoils and conflict to utilize her whereabouts secret until they' our young men irf-policing the terrl- .heard her story. . ltfft$8r and 'flghtlnT Che ; racial- and Seated on a .cot in the county jalCj dynastic battles of the old world and she sobbed out her version again, placing upon our taxplayers the bur- m_,^rtim den of the financial and economic Cltc Wiogrtm. .. life of both Europe and Asia and "I will prove that Lloyd Prevost and these things after the election. f----------------------------- "If they cannot s4C it in One'way | Mrs. Prevost Brown participated in the murder of �J. Stanley* Brown," She said. Detectives have as evidence against Mrs. Vester a telegram she is said to have sent PrevOBt asking for  money with which to go from Battje Creejt to Mt. Clemens, trie scene of the crime. "I am mighty glad Lloyd Prevost did not send me the car, fare I wired for on December 2Z," she said. "If he had I would have been in Mt Clemens and my efforts to prove that I had nothing to do with the crime would have been useless. As it is I can prove absolutely that I had nothing to do with it. And � can lead the authori-1 ties to those who did have something "I have been- intimate with ,the. anco of secret agreement made in" Schott, who is accused of the murder Versailles. "This is but an lritima- of pretty seventeen-year-old Elizabeth tlon,". Borah continued, "of what is to Griffiths, his former fiancee, was giv-happen should we conclude to aban-l ,* *u, don our traditional foreign policy'en- two new witnesses at the doc-and enter into understndlrig and , tor's preliminary hearing. Dr, C. R. Thomas, a dentist friend of Schott, and Mrs. Hall, a patient, both testified they saw Schott in front of his office at 2:30 p. m. on the day the girl was found shot to death there. Deputy Coroner Singer testified when Af-T.rinnnatfiT Chhin he had viewed the body at 3:30 p. m, /XV i/U/ttUOte/ , vy'WWldeatjj occurred an hour before. Consumption News Pnint Greater and Cost Much Higher] Blames Jealousy. - � ,"Mrs.- Brown often locked herself in her room so that her husband could not enter. was barred____ "had ready access, "On the other hand, Mrs. Brown was i commission reported in a summary jealous of me. On one "occasion she 1 today. The average cost of newsprint rushed Into my looking for me; at mills at the beginning.of December with a knife: i was $3.90 a hundred* the commission "I know also of a time she attempt- reported, as against �3.75 a,\year ago. ed to buy poison which she intended [in 1916 the price was $1.38, the lowest giving to her husband,. The thing that, in several'years. NEW YEARS AT CAPITAL QUIET WASHINGTON, Jan. 1.-New Years Day was observed so quietly in Washington today that it was much like an ordinary Sunday.: There were no public receptions, and church services were not different from those In hun dite^g^"Altt"erican cities. President Wilson's illness. forced abandonment of the customary white house-celebration. Surrounded by members of his family, the President spent two lj�urs in a wheel chair in the sunshine on the south portico, away from the wind, and later rc- WASHIIsGTOIs, Jan. 1. Consump-1 ceived greetings from heads of many ns. exchanges of calls were diplomats and members of the cabinet entertained at luncheons and receptions. combinations which would.embroil us in all European conflcts and turmoils." /"**� -._i Republicans in Charge LANCASTER, O., Jan. l.-The keys of the city government were turned over today by former Mayor John M. Mayer, democrat, to C. E. Ruble, republican and C. C. Cloud, republican Coroner Singer said Schott started to cry while he was there and threatened to commit suicide. A crowd that filled the court room to suffocation heard the preliminary and E. W. Mossman, democrat, took [hearing today. A woman fainted at office as treasurer and auditor re-j the sight of the murdered girl's blood-npectivoly. *The new mayor appointed soaked dress. Felix Swope, service director, and! Asked If her sister 'didn't commit Ernest Howies, safety director. The latter just completed a term as city auditor, The city council stands gix republicans and one democrat. � Must Get More For Coal, State Dealers CLEVELAND,. o., Jan. 1.-Declaring they cannot get along with the present margin of profit, local dealers today announced they will ask the city and county fajr price committee to grant them permission to raise the price .of coal. They then will appeal to the department of Justice. Soviets Everywhere, New Year's Greeting *" LONDON, Jan. I.-A soviet wireless message received from Moscow today flashed.New Year's greetings to the world. Tho message, after celebrating 1910 as a year of victory for the Soviets, says: "In 1920 we shall attain a victorious end of civil war. Siberia, the Ukraine, the Don region and the Caucasus desire soolots, There also will he Soviets at Berlin. Washington, I'm is and London. Soviet authority will be supreme throughout world." suicide, Katie May Griffiths, tho dead girl's sister, said: "No. She was killed by an insanely jealous man. The last chance he would ever have to do it." Six Per Cent Cider . Offered at Hotels (By International News Sopvjoe.) NEW YORK, Jan. 1.-Cider with , the 6 per cent kick guaranteed is being offered in suoh hotels as the Waiuorf - Astoria, McAlpln, Ritz, Majestic and others, it has become known, Printed circulars with the names of dealers selling it at 50 cents a gallon have been reoelved guaranteeing the kick and calling attention to the fact that it is just as attractive as the 6 per cent beer, but does not carry the tax. Coasting Accident STEUBENVILLE, O.,", Jan, 1,- When their sled 'crashed into, a coal truck on the Knoxville hill, north of the city, Clarence' Walters, 10, was instantly killed and his cousin Lloyd Walters, 12, seriously injured, It was the the second fatal coasting accident this week. .U. S. RAILWAY DEVELOPMENT IS VERY NEAR TOTAL STANDSTILL brought this about is one that re spectable families do not discuss. "I am perfectly willing to tell all I know to the authorities, but no more now," jshe pleaded. "When this case is solved I know that I will be cleared of all participation in the,crime and I also .know that the two1) persons I have mentioned will be implicated." " Bring Hack Witness. A summons was issued today for the return here of Miss Gladys Summit, of Battle Creek, whose story to authorities implicating her roommate, Mrs. (Continued on Page 2, Col. 1.) High prices failed, to cut down .consumption, however, and the commission estimate^ that in 1919, 14 per cent more newsprint svna �" used than In 1918. During the fourth quarter of 1919, particularly, newsprint consumption was running up and the commission said that the increase then oyer the similar period in 1918, would be between 25 and 30 per cent. December figures have not yot beenJ tures from the present revenue. He tabuated. In November, 1919, the 727 publishers reporting to the commission used 161,602 tons of newsprint, compared with 123,844 tons in '. November. 1918. Census Enumerators to Start Work Today; Will Ask You Many Questions Cincinnati Becoming Bankrupt, Says Mayor CINCINNATI, O., Jap. 1.-Mayo'r John Galvin, of Cincinnati, in his annual message to council today, revealed the fact that the city's funds for 1920 would fall short of the budget requirements by $2,889,000. One of the salient points of the message was the declaration by the mayor that Cincinnati is entering the new year with no hope of meeting the current expendl If n Kentleninn or lui^ should call at your homo this -morning to ask whether you aro deaf and dumb, and whether you' have attended whool since Sept. 1, 1919, deal gently with him or her, for he or she will ho au agent of Undo/ Sam, I'Ugnged In tulcing the jlecen-utttl census. Your polite^#> to the person who calls on you should bo increased by the knowledge chat he or she is engaged, at that particular time, in rents or partly owns and partly rents the land ho farms; the value of the buildings, machinery and implements belonging to his farm; the quantity of all crops raised on his farm during the year 1919; and many other questions which cover all possible farm operations. An absolutely accurate and complete census vitally concerns the welfare of this community and o� every r�rson living in it. The officiaTpopu-'/Jou for the next ten years will said the cost of running the city gov ernment Would be more than $1,000,-000 greater than it was last year while the revnues would *be, considerably less. The mayor expressed the view that "if the state legislature does not provide some relief to meet this ^tuation Cincinnati and all other cities of the state must necessarily face bankruptcy." TREATY CONTEST Unconditional Ratification Ideas Discouraging to Many Democratic Senators. WASHINGTON, Jan. 1.-President Wilson has broken his leng period of inactivity over the peace treaty and has assumed charge of the! fight to bring about ratifjeaton by the senate. He sent Secretary Tumulty to the capltol to confer with'Hitchcock and other senators in the administration group to ascertain the exact situation. The immediate effect of Tumiiity's visit was to cast an atmosphere of gloom upon the democratic side. It has been bending energies for a compromise by means of reservations, which they hoped the president would be willing to accept The impression these senators received was that the president is more disinclined than ever to yield to any sort of ratification except unconditional. But disappointment was written plainly upon Hltdhcock's face when he stated that Tumulty brought'him no message from the president and that he carried no message back.- It has been the hope of tnese. administration ! Better ClassComtek! Many Are W?ingm� Small Fortunes* NEW yoiik, .tan. i.-Meaty I Immigration, which has taxed the facllties of Ellis Island dwl delayed unloading or steamships at ' tliis port; Is only temporary/otto! presages no great influx of foir* elgners that will affect tho lahor market* of the United States, in the opinion of immigration authorities here. ' 1 They estimated today that next year's immigration through NeW> York will be only 800,000 as compared with' pre-war figures Of' ^ from 800,000 to 1,000,000 annually. Few of the thousands of passengers' arriving here dally from abroad are coming to this country unless they; have been here before* or unless rela-% tives are already here. Probably 60 v per cent of the reoent arrivals are res-^; ervists, mostly Italians, who left: the United States to fight *for the."native s land. .v..;.,vv,s^;; I Many American Citizens. - \ Many of them are American cltf- " zens, about those admlsslonr thereTis g no question. The balance of'the-ar-'5 rivals is composed largely of latHeM, mothers, wives and children of nien, ..j* Poles and Czechoslovoaks, who5ifiitoI-JV: grated prior'.to the war and are bow ^ well established. The arrivals include a large repre-? sentation of native-born Americans! who had been unable to reach.these, shores- earlier because of war condi- 1 tions. Some of them are from Ge'r-'-| many.' As evidence of this is the fact -.| that many arrivals have steamship | tickets sold them abroad four or five '% years ago. "J � The character of the present influx is considered by Representative: Isaac ^ Siegel, a member of the house Imml- | grution committee, as higher thanever^',^ before. Many of the arrivals..s&pive m thousands of dollars, representing In _ some cases the conversion .of property-^ % in their native land or the residue'' of prosperous mercantile or manufac- s turlng business damaged or destroyed*S by war. The monetary 1 requirement for admission is $25, and; before; th(f senators, who are reconciled, -to . the i war thousands had little more Or*no * iTinrn t>*n'� ' tha mln4mi��U '�'�:'-.h..- v :-J:;;.:;'-;.'.".!Sri conviction that ratification of-.the kind of an American consul* abroad is necessary on an Immigrant's passport. Each consul has a taboo lisj* for his district--names of residents earning 4 centsi That is the sum paid, determined by the census of 1920. to an enumerator for each resident he lists. Ten rears ago only 2 cents was paid for each name, but, as one of th^ census employees said yesterday, 4 cents isn't much more than that today. To reassure per*ona who are chary about giving personal information, it is stated that all data given to enu be Be ready with your answers when the census man calls at your house. Traveling Backward CRESTLINE, O., Jan, l.-The entire crew of a dining car of an east bound meratoite are confidential under the Pennsylvania railroad train were most outside thermometers registered 10 degrees above or lower. At midnight, street thermometers registered from seven to nine degrees - above zero. * A sharp; cutting wind prevailed throughout the day and madeHhe effect of the cold -wave more apparent. Pair and continued cold was the prediction for today, with slightly warmer weather in sight for Saturday. Million Illiterates Were in War Army- (By 'International News Service.) WASHINGTON, Jan. l.-Fig-. ures compiled by tho statistics branch of tho general staff on Illiteracy in the emergency army -show tha probably 7.6 per cent jof the entire iprco was illiterate and 17.4 relatively illiterate. Tho figures are based on a total of 4,000,000 men. -Of this total 211,000 are classed as wholly illiterate and 712,000 as relatively illiterate, an aggregate of 1,023,000. :2. Railroaders Die , B13LLEPO.NTAJNK, O., Jan. 1.- PHILADELPHIA, Jan. l.-^Vanita iDanltl Dugan. conductor, Bellefon-Fitzhugh, of New York, an actress, talno and Thomas Latty, brakeman, was killed in an automobile accident. Lima, were_so badly crushed In a rear-In this city early today. With two end collision on the Big Four railroad men, she was returning from a New here this morning that both died in a Year's celebration to the home of hospital tonight. A light engine com-frlends she was visiting when the lng up to push tho train into the yards motor car In which they were riding struck the caboose in which the men skidded and ran into tho railing of a were riding, with such forco as to bridge. Miss Fltzhugh was catapulted crush it. over the windshield. She fell a distance of sixty feet to the ground below. Miss Fitzhugh, who was 24 years old, had just returned from a six Young Actress Dies In Automobile Crash] law. and cannot be used against any one, for any purpose whatever. District Dlrecto> 0f ^he Census Sta ley and his assistant, John E. Bragg locked in the car and returned west last night .when the conductor was taken seriously ill near here. A phy^i months' engagement in London. have for the past week,, supervised ^ian-pronounced the case smallpox, final preparations for the start of the work. The fifteen days allowed for it will bring it to a qlose on the day when prohibition is finally clamped on this country by the Eighteenth Leaves Cantonment CHILLICOT-HE, O., Jan. 1.-Major General E. F. Glenn, retiring corn-Amendment The- enumerators are j niander of Camp Sherman, left the supposed to, work from 9 to 5 every j cantonment today, Toledo will be his CHICAGO, Jan. 1.-Railway statistics compiled hy the railway age show that the year 1920 begins with the development of, the railways of the jjplted States nearer a complete stand-ptlll than at any time elope the first railway laid in America. "In the year 1919," eaya the rall^-way ager "the total mileage of new lines built in the United States was 686 miles. This is the smallest figure which has ever been recorded by this paper, Furthermore, it does not represent a net increase in mileage of t!He country was steadily increasing, although tho rate at which It was in-creasing had been diminishing for some years and especially since 1910, The available statistics indicate thatf since 1916 the mileage of lines abandoned-has been substantially greater tJiAft thg new mileage built. During the three years from 1917. to 1919 inclusive, our statistics indicate, that operation was abandoned cm 3,319 miles of lines, while in the same perT lod only 2,386 miles of extensions, branch and other new lines were completed.^ ThU3 it appears that during During the year m utiles of main line the last three" years'there has'been'an railways were atwuteatf for opera- actual �ev&*Tof 933 mills in the ^ *v , mileage �f railroad* operate4 in the U. "Prior to tfee year ;8i tke m4h?age g. day, except Sundays. Among the bits of information which you will have to give the enumerator are your name, address, whether you are the head of your family or your relationship to the. home for the preent. 'Gambling Must Go' MAJUON, O., Joji. 1-"All forms of gambling must go" said Mayor T, E head, whether you own or re�t your; Andrews, republican, upon taking of- fice today. "This includes punch home, and, if the former, whether it is mortgaged; your sexj co.or, race, age, whether you are single, married, widowed or divorced, your occupation, Whether you can speak English, your place oi birth, mother tongueand the place of birth and mother tongue of your mother and father, ' Pvery F&wu visited. ' Census enumerators also will call at every farm in this community to secure the information heceasaj-y to fill out the questions contained on the ugriculture-schedule. Each farmer will bo asked questions concerning the acreage and value of his farm; wfc-ether b� owns, boards and everything that is against the }aw." MARYSVILLE, O., Jan. 1 John W. Jtoblnson, 88 years old, father of supreme court Judge James E. Rob* inson, of Columbus, and a wealthy retired farmer, died today. He was a native of Darby twp., and is survived By three sons and two daughters, THE WEATHER QHW* FQRJ^AS'lWFair, eontimisa coM FrWay; Saturday fair, slightly Stove Molders Agree With Manufacturers CINCINNATI, O., Jan. 1.-Announcement was made today at the headquarters in Cincinnati of the International Molders union that a new national agreement had been concluded between the stove molders and tlie manufacturers for the coming year. The agreement provides for a straight 10 per cent increase for day men and 20 per cent for piece work. Other concessions as- to material and its handling were ateo made to the piece workers. Arrest 18-Year*Old Burglar in Dayton DAYTON, O., Jan. 1.-Harry Pof-fenbergex*, 18, tonight surrendered to police and is held on a burglary charge. Police say he had made damaging admissions- Officers, lute Wed. nesday night surprised two young men who were ransacking a residence in the northern part of the city. They fled, but Floyd Coleman, 17, was captured. His leg was broken by a bullet from a policeman's revolver. Police say Poffenberger was Coleman's pal. Police are also holding Howard Eriuel, 20, who they say they caught in the act of ransacking another residence. t'ljovm^tp, o. Jau. I.-Major Harry D. Davis today entered upon his. third term of office. COLD WAVE HITS Sandusky last night and this moaning was in the grip of one of the coldest waves of the winter sgason. E-arly iUl iX10 uwu'im-ni�iuea oi resments -in the day the temperature started who are suspected of having;alded the.'! dropping and by 8 o'clock at* night, | enemies of the allies during" the war.'* ----None such is permitted to emigrate to ii the United States. This coridition has resulted feW.Ai^.; abnormal number of stowaways in ships bound for New -York, in one recent week the unprecedght number '. of fifty was caught and deported. NAME CAPTAINS FOR FUND DRIVE Will Appoint Workers^at Meeting' to be Held This Evening. Everything is now complete for the final canvassing of the city in the Jewish Relief Fund drive except the appointment of the jjforkers who will assist the twenty team captains who were named* Thursday. The following have been named" as . captains of the teams: " J. P. White,, George'A. Be is, A. .W. . Allendorf, Leo iCugel, Charles Llnken�H bach, C. G. Abbey, Oscar Meyer, J, B. ' Arbour, James Miller, It. C. Beebe, Carl DenzetVRev. J. S. Carrie, � Mrsr Jacob Casper, Mrs. H. S,. Rogers, Mrs.  Arthur Braunsteln, Mrs, Hf' L, man, Mrs. G. H. Boehmer, Mrs. David �Spero, Mrs. J. H. Herman, and Mrs. Garry Salmon. . ' �.  :,. . Each one of these'captalns will have three workers on his or her, team. . These will be announced at the ((inner tonight. Reference to the^inpe^ an^ meeting tonight is made oh another page of The Register. , * Headquarters will be established during the drive at the C. of C, rooms, : It ia planned to hold luncheons for the workers on Monday and Tuesday -v"5 of nest week. The names of the sub* scribers to date will be made a> the dinner this evening,  Accidental Firing is Cause Hunter9s Death NEW PHILADELPHIA, O., Jan. 1. -The accidental discharge of his shotgun while he was returning home after hunting rabbits is believed to have caused the death of Wm. Yakely, 45, farmer, who had been missing since yesterday. His body was found on his farm near Sugar Creek by his brother today. cUBLTN, Jan. J.-Tim Irish republic loan of $1,000,000 has been oversubscribed, although the allotment will not close until February 1, It Is announced. In some districts the loan was oversubscribed three times. Fire Razes Landmark MILFORD. O,, Jan, 1.-Scott Brothers flour mill, said to have beep more than 100 years old and a landmark alongthe Miami river, was destroyed by fire today. Several hundred barrels of; flour were burned. The mlU occupied a quarter of a square In'MU-ford. The loss is estimated at |2Q,000. Congressman Begg Hits Legislation For Class What la needed is legislation with justice iu it for every man, eve? NO.RWALJC, Jan. 1.-(Special) Congressman Jim Begg's talk here to day before the J�\. a political speech can speech. This . .....,.........................._______.___ why the speaker made a big hit with the meanest and moat arrogant the members of the audienco regard-. tocracy the world has ever seen, less of party affiliations. I The -advances of the world" faftyt "America is drifting into class iegls-^ been only under the republican lOfm , lation," he said. 'The laborers, and of government. Under democracy &A4 capitalists, the business men, the autocracy the world has Stood atlit A.-'" farmers, the professionals and other hum-red years ago we entered, tfel !*%>? groups are organizing, organizing publican form, with the tallow ftfc � tight. And each one insists on legis- and the stage coach. Laofc wfeWft W| , latlou selfishly for itself alone, no are today, * . matter what happens to the other. After Begg 'had asserted fcfeftt, {& fellow. Class legislation is in the: government could bf rm m saddle and the devil take the "bind-1 third the money expended at most. the �r�^ m& Sims* 97 ;