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   Ada Evening News (Newspaper) - June 23, 1919, Ada, Oklahoma                                 Wanted at Ada! four New Office Buildings, Six New Apartment Buildings, Twenty New Business Houses and 500 New Bent Houses  (KBhe    (©jetting Jletosi  VOLUME XVI. NUMBER 87  ADA, OKLAHOMA, MONDAY, JUNE 23, 1919  TWO CENTS THE COPY  Treaty May Be Signed This Week;  Germans Vote to Accept Terms  Will Preach Constructive Development, Not Tragedy in Advertising Oklahoma  The Federation of Labor Endorses Telegraph Strike and Seeks 44-Hovr Week  LARGE MAJORITY VOTES TO AC-CEPT TREATY; EXPRESS CONFIDENCE IN HAVER GOVERNMENT.  FOLLOWING LETTER TO HIS MOTHER TELLS OF SPLENDID ACHIEVEMENTS IN FOREIGN ATHLETICS.  CLAUD JONES FREED OE CHARGE OE ASSAULT  “The State Association of Commercial Executives, of which I happen to have the honor of being president, is engaging in a work of    r     great importance to Oklahoma and  if the plans of the organixation To further more efficient work  can be carr i e d out the state will re-along athletic lines, a meeting of  ceive muo h valuable and desirable the University Athletic Committee publicity,” said Secretary Douglas was recently held. At this meeting  of lhe  Tulsa Chamber of Commerce various plans were discussed and a  in big wee kly talk to the newspaper more co-operative organixation ef- writers, fected. Lieut. Reed, who has had a    States    Resource*.  great deal of experience in baseball “When the association was or- represented by Assistant Prosecut-in the Western league, has been g an j Iedt  the state was divided inappointed the acting captain of the    districts, a director of the  team and will have complete charge  ass0 ciation elected from each dis-of the organization and whipping in-  tric -  and a p i an  agreed upon where  in AL MEN WIN SECOND GAME OF SEASON IN FO! RTETNTH INNING— LETS GO!  ADA  Yesterday our boys took a game from Stonewall. Victory came in the fourteenth inning; when a walk, a sacrifice and a hit netted two runs.  MAY SECURE PRESIDING ELDER  The case of til" State against Claud The Stonewall boys threatened to Jones was heard before Justice  At the morning service at the  tie the score but their roll only    Methodist    church yesterday a    col-  netted one run    and    Ada had    the    lection    w^as taken to pay off    the  Drown this morning. The state was  1(mg eQd of a  5     t0  4    score.    balance    of    $1,000 due on the church  Ada was in the lead up to the  seventh inning,    but    an error,    fol  lowed by two hits, permitted Stonewall to run in two men. Ada evened  ing Attorney H. F. Mathis, while R C. Roland represented Jones.  building. The money was entirely  raised.  At a meeting of the directors of the church held immediately after  By the Associated Press  ATLANTIC CITY. N. J., June 23. —An endorsement of the Com  mercial telegraphers! strike was unanimously voted today by the have" b«n‘7uthoriied sign “on  By the Associated Press  PARIS, June 23.—The German government, at Weimar has formally communicated its willingness to sign the peace terms unconditionally it w r as announced by the French foreign office this afternoon. The day and hour for signing is uncertain. It may take place Tuesday but more likely Wednesday. The Italian delegates, at present in Paris  American Federation of Labor which Italy’s behalf. This announcement also went on record in favor of a removed the question which was ex  forty-four hours per week for labor generally and directed an executive council to work to that end.  the count in the eighth. Neither the morning service the question side threatened in the ninth so the of making an effort to have the  Final Flashes From A, P. Wires  Jones testified that he was not to shape of the Varsity. Sgt. Mill-  bv eaC h director would compile a guilty of striking his wife on the     _  er was selected to take charge of     pamp hlet of the resources of his    greets of Alien and brought in wit-    lorn: route was chosen.    presiding elder located at Ada was  the tr Jk field work, Sgt. Mac Neal,     par ticular district, this to later be     ( DroV e his innocence Hi*    The game was a pitcher’s    duel be- taken up. The presiding elder at    > !emvp»mw  r % 8     00    c  champion of the W est em confer-  edlted  by an editing committee,    •     1     “    ’    tureen Young of Ada. and Stegall, present lives at Durant. There will    \\ A SH I NOTON, June 23.- Sentence, chosen to lead our tennis  and from the six  pamphlets a book wife acknowledged that in a tit of    another    of    his team mates, from be a meeting of the committee this tor Knox, Republican of Pennsyl-  teams to victory, while Lt. Vandiviet  comp ji e d of the resources, develop- anger she had struck Jones over  Stonewa n. Young had the edge on week at Madill to decide on a per- vania, announced today that after wa* elected as the head of our bask-  ( . d and  undeveloped, of the state  |hr b) , ad wi[h a Ilve cbio k <n . a both of the Stonewall hurlers, but ; manent location for this pastor and  ;  the appropriation bills are passed ethall club. That these men will do  for genPra i circulation anions: PCO-     h    Hn    our bovs w ,, rF  „„,ble to hit when | Ada will endeavor to pet it located | he would attempt to obtain  pected to delay the signing. The German note of acceptance, it is said, is coughed in such language that it maintains the German position that the terms are “peace of violence.”  BERLIN, June 23.—The German national assembly, by a vote of 237 to 138, has decided to sign the peace treaty.  The assembly gave a vote of confidence to the Bauer government by a vote of 238 to 89.  their uttermost for the success cf their respective branches and  Die desiring reliable information  about Oklahoma. The district Jones stayed the nipht she claims  hits meant runs.  Both teams played first class ball  phases of athletics, no one doubts.  pamp hiets were to be distributed by Jones struck her testified that Mrs.  from  beginning to end. The plav-However. remember that these men    commercial executives in the respec    j on ^ 8  vised language describing    i n g of    P.    Young    on third    was    one  will have material with which to     t j ve  astricts the larger or state book    j oneg  th.it she could not repeat in     0 f the    features of    the game.  work Lend them all the assistance ^  b , distributed by all commercial court.    The    game    wa*    witnessed by a  possible.    secretaries. By reason ot the war     lbe     conclusion    of    the    trial    large crowd, among them, about four  Also at this meeting steps were     and tbe  necessary war work taken    j udi:0  Brown decided that Jones    score    of    the loyal Ada    fans.    A  taken for the furtherance of the     OQ by t be commercial secretaries all .  wag not  g U j|ty of the charge and  Intercompany Baseball League.     QVer  oklahoma the compilation of     disnussed  the case against him.  Companies 2 and 4 and rom panics  tbe  book was abandoned for the__  3 and 5 were combined, owing to the scarcity of men.  In France at the University of  FRISCO SIKES CAR I KILLED: I  tune. but at the recent meeting ot the association at Oklahoma c tty the original plan was again  dis-  Montpellier Lieut. Everett Reed i*  cu < se d and a resolution prevailed to  adjutant of the A. E. F. student body consisting almost entirely of officers who are required to have  pot it into execution at once.  No I •envisions.  Unfortunately, there is a pro  college credits to enter. Everett* is  V j S i 0n  j n  the constitution of Okla-taking a French course, is captain  h oma which prohibits the expendi-ach of the University base  njiv of gtate  f unds  for purposes of  . C. C. MIEL DELIGHTFUL HOSTESS  and coach  shower during the latter part of the first inning made the grounds heavy for a few innings, however, this did not last long.  We are in need of some real ball players, and we must have them soon. We are planning to have the opening game at home next week and would like to have more of the fellows out to practice. Our next work out will be Thursday afternoon at six o'clock. Lot's all be  here J A Smith Is the Ada rep- on his resolution expressing unwill-resentative The directors voted ingness to accept the League of Na-  unanimouslv to try to get the dis- (ions covenant as inseparable from;    -  trict headquarters located at Ada the peace treaty.  and agreed to give some $1800 to-    -    -    ^    Frisco    passenger    train    No.  w~ard paying for a parsonage, or .15 WASHINGTON, June 23.—Sen- j 597 while speeding on her way per cent of its cost. If Ada secures ate and House conferees today ap- southward Sunday afternoon colate presiding elder the name of, proved the agricultural bill rider ! i ided with a  fi ve pa ssenger Ford the district will be changed to the providing for the repeal of the  ear one rai ] e west 0 f Bryant. Miss Ada district.    daylight saving law on October 26. Pauline Lockhart was killed in-  —   -- stantly, Miss Maude Deen and Mrs.  PARIS, June 23.—The German Myers, the two other occupants of answer regarding the peace treaty the car, were seriously injured, was received by the peace confer- Mrs. Myers is the wife of the super-ence this afternoon. Its contents intendent of the cotton oil mill at had not been revealed up to 3:45 Weleetka and Miss Deen is th© o’clock. The Weimar dispatch stating Germany w*ould sign the treaty  DADY LOST ON MAIR LOOKING FOR WATER  Mrs. Cora McKeel was a charm- the r e and get our team to working Baby Lucile Ruth. 2-year-old  ball learn. Bart    J**    advertising    th.;    resource,    of    OU*;     hottess     Saturday    ani    Saturday    in    Mg    lea*,ie style. We can't have  dauKht er of Mr.  was filed in Weimar at 4:08 o’clock Sunday afternoon. Apparently it referred to ’he German government’s decision to sign the treaty  daughter of a prominent grocery-man in Weleetka. Miss Lockhart lived four miles west of Weleetka.  The train was going at the rate of fifty miles an hour when the accident occurred. It seems that  v TO,,-      ,     w     ing hostess Saturday and Saturday in Pit league siyie. w e rani nave daughter ot Mr. and Mrs. L. IL    reservations of which it gave accident occurred. ii seems mat   ar ^    tpin«    in    Franc*    homa, the result being tim n     ni ^ M wheQ ghe presided  over a a first class team unless we work I Ruth, was lost on Main street tor  u  to allies and which was later |  the  women in the car were attempt-  games with other te rn*  _‘    prebeaslve    book    on the s .    ^    -    house party and six o’clock dinner together.    about    two    hours    last    Saturday    night.    *     ted     ‘    ing to cross the track ahead of the  * in her home at IIT East Tenth.    The suits for the team are ex-    Mr. Ruth. Hie father, is employed ;    •    ..... ...  Mrs. Mc Keel’s son. Bill, was host at peeled to arrive this week. The suits at the O. K. Meat Market and Mrs  p 1  rBraoi ’'     v   Italy and other countries.—The  ever been  published and in this re Soldier-Student. Montpellier. Franc?.  spect  oklahoma is far behind prac-  ll Heil IN A Diavx »    l![U6St9    WO  .    .    ♦1»1«    mother    Mr®     in (le,al1 an<i Wi \^r? U     acid-     eon at Mr8 *  Lands  lunch room. Sat- Baldwin, 3b  lowing    Jletter    to his mother,    Mr     lration8 thc  legibilities    along m*rt     afternoon  fond memories of Stegall, p..  be interested in reading the fol-letter to his mot W. L. Reed of this city.  cultural,    horticulaural,    and    ""jr    old    swimmin’ hole were rehears-    Paxon. c.    . .  raising    lines,    and     als ?J h(> ^ K      tho ed whe n    Mrs.    McKeel and Bill en-    Neal, ss____  s at the City    Marshall,    cf  cuing a delight-i Durham, 2b six courses was sen-    G. Byrd,    lf.  C. Byrd. rf.  “Thursday, May 29, 1919.  “Mother:  “I am traveling practically all ^“Mineral the time, and do not have much  time to write. As manager and coach    ............  of the University base ball team I  b “^‘ seeker. In other states these  11   am very busy. We have played 12  books are  issued under the author-    , h<>    houM    beautlful   of the state, ait    -    ,    hncH    Hnldos    in    heightened  mineral deposits of  0 ^bUities ! tertained their guests timber development p^lbi ities Bake. Saturday event  the mineral waters and all of the ^ dinner in s*------  resources developed and undeveloped    seven  which might appeal to a prospective  daisies and sweet peas.  lty  games and have only lost 2 games ^ ^ We are on top. I expect to win the JTare championship and pennant of the ’ .  league.  “I sent you cards from Italy, Niece, Barjitz, Bordeau and other points.  “Perhaps I will go to England next month and also Brussels  ^<111 ii-CL ‘ *1/11 *    ----- ^ ‘  of the secretary of state or immigration department and have been found of incalculable value to every state in which they are published. Because of the prohibition in Ok-  marked each guest’s plae.  Rutlege, lh.  Those enjoying this attractive Kiaser, c party were: Misses Mae and Bernice Crandell,  Patrick, Fern Williams and Lorena G. Young, p.......5  •'When I have finished here I ani  b “ h  tTTlfen^up by 6  some* organization.' Kenton of benison.  To:  /'j 11 SR _^“’ ordered to report hack to the 3rd    -bout:!,, that the    S  army headquarters in Coblenz, Ger-     Stonewall.      AB    H    R    PO    A      ......6    2    0    o    2      ......6    I    I    0    2      ......6    0    I    IO    I      ......5    I    I    3    3      ......5    0    0    o  St    0      ......5    o    I    3    2      ......4    I    0    o  rn    0          I    0    2    0      ...... 5    0    0    3    o      A da.      AB    H    R    PO    A      ......6    o    I    <>    3      .....5    2    0    o  St    0      ......5    0    I    I    0      lb... . 5    I    I    5    3      .......5    a    0    o    2      .......5    I    0    4    I      ......5    0    0    12    o  St      ......5    3    I    I    0      .......5    I    I    2    3     WEIMAR, June 2 3. — German surrendered to the off Kiel, Wilhelm-points, have been Lerrnan sailors, ac-Ruth de- cording to a report received here  train w*hieh resutled slision.  in  col-  cold water and started down the street in search for same, asking  WEIMAR, june 23.-  MAN DISAPPEARS;  FOUL PEAY FEARED  Dr. Haniel er of the   ______   _    ,    who    was  a sired drink. After having safely [asked  to  convict the peace arrange-; The sheriff’s department has a made the trip down Main street to  men ts at Versailles, has notified his asked to help solve the myste the Frisco station without securing government ie will not sign.  tilt* ll I UL' Ii W * vu v*    |  crossed the street at a perilous PARIS, June 23.—Germany to-  the treaty  been stery of  John Berton King, who suddenly disappeared from Ada Sunday night, June 15th. The father of King was up from Roff yesterday and says they cannot understand his actions and fear foul play has befallen him.  John Berton King was employed as a printer in the office of the  tional time they pleaded that ma. He has a wife and two ehil-change in government and dis- dren who live in that town. He *d conditions made it difficult came to Ada with Elvin Eads, edi-  EVERETT.’  At the Ada  Play Houses  lls officially announced that Germany WMH sign.  i i    it    ion    Messrs. Roy Coppers, Denison; Clyde.  commercial  ex « c "*‘ v * 11  I Channel Hear. Bonham. Tex.; Hazelwood and „    organization is the    proper channe    I    adonia    Tex    Be-  “Well    it don’t    matter    we will all     roUKh     which the matter shall be    Loyd    Caln ot    Ladonia,    lex.    ie  be home    by .he    fire, of    September.    .Ides    the    out    of    town    .or  Hope you are all well. You did not handled.     wliu<-     dinner were. Mr and Mra. W T.  mention    in your    letters    regarding    „ As  „  we „     known , the    north-1 Anderson    Mr.    ami    Mrs.    H    E.    Rog-  the pictures I sent you. I will try     tt , rn part  „f the state is prolific ^ rs -  M ™-  s - W. Hill and dauy.h .  and write as often as possible.    in lead and aine; has wonderful Pos- Anna ILaurie,    Mr.    and    Mrs. O. I.  "I AVA in 'ill    I    in IMO an* HHV, u    hor*I- Wright and son Clyde, and C. H.  Love    to an,    sibillties    along    agricultural,    horn  cultural and stock raising lines; has  }  L tile  Aqa __  mineral and artesian waters; good railroad facilities, and the development is only beginning.  Central Ea*t Section.  In the central east section, bordering the Arkansas, are immense deposits of marble, oil and gas,  —————    some lead and zinc, much coal,  tuvairiv    hardwood timber and splendid fruit  AMERI! AN.    lands. Practically none of these  Ruth Roland appears In The    ‘     have ever b A-  n  properly  Tiger’s Trail.” The greatest of out-     loUed and tbey are  little known  door serials. Harold Lloyd  c omedy,     tQ the  citizens of Oklahoma  and one of those funny Big \ ®o m "    ii v j nc  i n  the other    sections of the  ©dies, “Soapsuds and Sapheads.    : living in  Coming Tuesday: Dorothy Phillips    southeastern.  In the southeastern section there are valuable deposits of asphalt,  Musical    immense timber forests, fertile val-  , ,    finn    ii    ©more    I B*ys. coal and land unusually well  dec i are d that Germans regard the  show     Mannv  Klark Fred adopted to vineyards and orchards, ,  ternig as  impracticable and their  Hawaiian BUI.    with literally thousands of acres ,  s , KnafurP lg  gj ven  under duress.  t’aunt Roy ann * ttnrtnonv lyidP dormant because of the poa- -f be no te concludes by saying the Featuring Roquemores     fiibilitleB   being unexploited.    'Germans wMll sign, with reservations  Quartet In the pictures iiaoy     Nort h Central.    |    relative to turning over those al-  rie Osborn is shown in Lh     1be  north central section of leged to be guilty of crimes and the  ll'sieu.” A fine program.    |    the oil and gas fields are admission that Germany is guilty  (Continued on °age Eight)    of causing the w^ar.  able to do. On reaching the Harris ; hotel corner. Ruth decided to turn south into the residence section where the sidewalk was not so crowded, but as she crossed the, alley between the hotel and the j home of Frank Jackson, she missed the bright lights and. baby like, began to cry. Mr. J wife took the child into their home  complete arrangements.  Normal Notes  WEIMAR, Sunday. June 22.—It J xKltltlllLF STORM IN MINNESOTA TOWN LEAVES DEATH  GERMANS DENY CAUSING IHE WAR  AND RUIN IN ITS WAKE.  The enrollment today reached the Mr. Jackson and | high figure of 890.  Today was the beginning of the and telephoned police    headquarters. I    fourth    week of    the summer    term.  During    all this time the mother    *p he bes t    work the school    has  naturally    had been    quite frantic    ] KnovD     j 8     being    accomplished.    The  and had    instigated    a strenuous     term    end  j u iy 2*th.    _____^        o     ___ _    ___ ____  search for her child and need we    Miss Anna L. Diehl, representing Stratford and ran into a bridge  say here, safe again with mot her,    extension department of the A. | which threw him from the car and  tor of the Tribune, and two other young men on the west-bound Katy Sunday, June 15th. H© stayed here until train time that night with the other men. When it was near time for the train to leave one of the members of the party had not arrived and King went in search of him. He never returned from the search, missed the train and nothing has been seen or heard of him since.  A report gained circulation last week that a man by the name of King was traveling In a car near  little Ruth could water she w'anted.  have all the  In  Destiny.” Special music.  Henry  LIBERTY.  Roc* uemo re’s  By the Asaodite4 Pres*  EVANSVILLE, Minn., June 23 — Forty-seven persons are known to be dead, 160 injured and in emergency hospitals, and property valued  - at    $6,000,000    destroyed    is    the    re-  , . ,    I    suit    of yesterday’s storm which  P\RISOLI ne    'The    German l lwept throu * h  Fergus Falls. Relief  PARIS, June 23. The » j a  worlt ig under  way. It is possible  note to which the council of four replied today by rejecting suggestions for alteration of the treaty,  the death list may reach sixty when the ruins of Grand hotel have been thoroughly searched.  Hundreds Probably Killed.  ST. PAUL. June 23. — Only meager reports are available earl? today of the loss of life and property caused by the tornado at Fep gus Falls last night. Probably 204 are killed ani 700 injured. Telephone and telegraph wires are down and roads are impassable.  BRITISH EIGHT BOLSHEVIK! SHIP  By tho Aasoolatf'd Press  HELSINGFORS, Thursday, June 19.—British warships Wednesday torpedoed the bolshevik armored  cruiser SlajtiA.  The bolshevik battleship Andrei Pervov8anni is believed io have been sunk by a British torpedo near Kronstadt Thursday, according to a Finnish naval dispatch quoted in a Helsingfors cablegram to the Daily Mail.  Let a Want Ad get it for you.  & M. College and working in conjunction with the United States department of agriculture spoke to the faculty and students at chapel this moning on the boys and girls club work in the southern states. She also spoke to the domestic science and agricultural classes later in the day. Her work was very helpful and the Normal was very glad to have her as a visitor.  Miss Anna Weaver Jones in charge of the physical culture classes w r ill give an exhibition on the campus tomorrow night of the work her classes are doing. There will be games and plays and the exercises will begin promptly at 7:30 o’clock.  Dr. Andrew Thomas Smith gave his opening lecture at the chapel this morning. His subject was “The Focal Point In Education.” A write-  rendered him unconscious. It was said he was taken to the home of Joe Clarke where he had remained since. His father called Mr. Clarke yesterday and learned that no such man had been seen in that community and that no man had been hurt out there.  The officeis are rendering every assistance possible in the effort to find the missing man, and anyone knowing his whereabouts will confer a great favor by informing bis parents or the officers at Ada.  A good crow d of Woodmen Circle ladies came to Ada from Stratford yesterday for the unveiling of the monument to Mrs. Oneal. They were assisted by about ten of the ladies of Ada. After the unveiling the ladies from Stratford were enter-   __tained    by    the    Circle    of Ada. The  up of his work will be given to-’day was inspiring and beneficial to morrow.   

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