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Ada Evening News, The (Newspaper) - November 10, 1919, Ada, Oklahoma THat Motion Pierre fining Like All Is Here to StaV. See ft THIS DISTRICT VOLUME XVI. NUMBER 206 10 RETURNS THREE CENTS THE COPY 'ADA OKLAHOMA, MONDAY, NOVEMBER 10, 1919 United Mi May DefyJJnited_Stgt AMERICAN FEDERATION OF LABOR ENDORSES STRIKE OF MINERS AND MAY CAUSE LATTER TO ST4ND PYT; LABOR LEADERS CON- DEMN ACTION OF GOVERNMENT. 1 HE SHOULD WORRY ABOUT THE COAL STRIKE, THE H. C. L. AND SUCH [______________________. _' _. By tho Associated Press WASHINGTON, Nov. lO.-Labor leaders predicted today that international officers of the United Mine Workers of America meeting at call off the strike as directed by Federal Judge Andei- son whatever the legal consequences might be. _ One of the spokesmen of the miners' organization said he doubted if Acting President Lewis and his asso- ciates had the power to comply the court's man- "The strike was ordered by a delegate convention in the event the operators refused to grant our .demands, the spokesman said, "and Lewis merely carried out in, structions in ordering the strike. It must be called off secretary of the American Federa- tion of Labor, would not add anything to the state- ments last night of the executive council supporting the Sriking miners and demanding that the government withdraw the injunction proceedings. The Federation secretary had been asked toi a state- ment in viev-; of the opinion in some quarters that the pronouncement of organized labor was a notice to tne striking miners to stand pat. "There is nothing to Morrison replied That question has already been asked a number of times to- day and if you want an answer you will have to as- semble the council." Federation Endorses. WASHINGTON, Nov. The American Federa- tion of Labor stood before the country today as an un- qualified indorser of the strike of soft coal miners t ut- terly opposed to the actions of the Government in pie- tendine to end the strike through an injunction, which actions Characterized as "so autocratic as to stagger GEORGE'S SUGGESTION TKXAS OH, TOWN IS SWEPT OFF -UtUliOE, mnfu wuRN RliRN- GOVERNMENT RECOGNIZE RUSSIAN BOLSHEVIKI BRINGS RETORT. By the Associated Prem LONDON, Nov. 10. Great Britain has no Intention of opening peace negotiations with the Bolshevik gov- ernment Russia until the house of commons has tad an opportunity to discuss the subject. Mr. Bpnar the house of commons Law, the government leader, de- clared in today- Premier Lloyd George's hint in his Guild Hall speech Saturday night in favor of an attempt to negotiate peace with the Bolshevik! has cre- ated a stir. The anti-Bolshevik press is uniformly angry over the sug- gestion. The Daily Mail characterizes the idea as "shaking lianas with a mur- THE EARTH WHEN BURN- ING OIL FLOWS DOWN THE STREETS. By the Aiaociatod WICHITA PALLS, Tex., Nov. 10. for bodies -were expected to explore further the path of a spectacular fire at Waggoner City, a small oil town near here which yesterday suffered property loss estimated at when lightning exploded thirty-eight 1600 barrel tanks of streams poured oil, and burning down the main streets, setting fire to everything with which they came in contact. As far as was known early today, only one person, an unidentified man' was killed, but many received burns and upward of were made homeless. About, fifty buildings and resi- dences were destroyed and hundreds luea as snaKing nanus wim a- oencos were uebuuj-cu derer" and generally denounces thejwho wcre living in tents lost their suggestion. I place of shelter, in addition to per- The Telegraph and the Morning belon-gings. Post are also hostile to the proposal.1 Referring to the passage In the speech dealing with the possibility of peace with Russia, the always the special champion of the I premier, declares it Is not "treej from obscurityr" The Daily News, which is antagon-, istic to the premier, accuses -Mr. j Lloyd George with inconsistency andj insincerity in all Ills dealings with! Russia. Ill FIFTH DISTRICT STKKKT KAILWAY CARS OF OHIO AS TUB IIKSI'LT OF OHDIXAXOK TASSKD TltKSDAV. of the strike was announced last night in a statement issued by the executive council, of the Federation which pledged to the strikers to give in- dorsement to the man engaged in this momentous strug- gl6'The use of the Lever Act, under which the court proceedings were instituted, were severely condemned, as "an injustice to all liberty-loving Americans. Committee in Session. INDIANAPOLIS, Ind., Nov. The general com-; United Mine Workers of Amenca which met here today to take action on the mandate issuea TOLEDO Ohio, Xov. 10._ bv Federal Judge Anderson demanding that the stiike ontercu its ordei fee rescinded by 6 p. m. tomorrow was s fcll u i cinn at 1 o'clock this afternoon and no mloi mation 01 as a ,.csuU of Shat the committee's action would be was given out vou, last A ergeSat-arms was stationed at the entrance to the hall End only delegates were permitted to approach jt within twenty feet of the entrance. Final Figures Are Reducing Harreld's Lead American Legion Will Tomorrow Night At eleven o'clock Armistice night AUK at the sound of the fire siren all FDD KILLING Paul Combs was discharged from custody this morning after his pre- on a homicide charge Justice Brown's court. in OKLAHOMA CITY, Nov. 10. complete re- turns from the seven counties of the fifth congressional district give J- W. Harreld a lead of about over Claude Weaver, the democratic nominee. The republicans held their usual vote in Payne and Logan counties, made substantial gains in Cleveland and Murray' counties, and swept Oklahoma county into the republican column by a heavy majority. Wea- ver's majorities in Cleveland, Mc- Clain, Garvin and Murray counties was considerably lighter than in for- I Ada citizens 'are requested to stand facing in remembrance of thc> soldiers who Ho ,umler Hie 1 popples of Sunny France. In celebration of ihe liny, By rrM., Combs was the star participant in nier elections. Less than one-third a gun fight in Darktown on Septem- Of the registered vote of the district her 26, when one Brady was kill- polled, nearly voters REFUSES TO BE COXS1DKR13D A CANDIDATE FOR THE HEAD OF THE ORGANIZATION. ed and Black iBess was wounded Combs himself was shot during, the melee but not seriously. From the testimony submitted at the preliminary it appears that Brady went gunning for Combs and got the worst of the argument. Notice. fiy the rrcan OKLAHOMA. CITY, its socoiui day without ordered out- by the vui..........._........... ordinance passed by u popular vote last Tues- iisking that the Toledo rall- nnd light companies be ordered ......i [.he street. Officials reiterated i their plans that tho ordinance would 'not be repealed, and that the com- panie? would not be given a fran- chise. They also criticized tho traf- fic companies which spirited the cars into Michigan before day light Sun- day morning without notico 10 the public. M.iyor Schrieber, who introduced tlie ordinance last June, was asked lo meet with 'the common council will be the 'third Elks are giving an open houso for the Howard Post of tUc American Legion A dance and elaborate en- toruilnnicm has been arranged. The hall will be decorated in exquisite style and the affair promises to bo one of the most enjoyable that Ada citizens Have ever experienced. The beautiful program, together with Okla., inO i CHICAGO, Nov. meeting of the body which has been ----_- in majority by which J. VV. Mnrrcld. republican nominee was el- to congress from ho fi t h d la- fret in Saul's election, was re- duced today from 1.300 to 484 votes on the face of corrected unofficial ________...... returns. 236 corrected unoJicial le-: H ,narv arransenients for the meet- turn from 236 out Of 2KR IU4 II precincts In the district. Twenty out of thirty-three pre- cincts In Logan county gave Harreld a majority of 920, while early un- official returns pave him a majority Coniniitteeincn, from a doz- en cities, held an informal confer- ence hurt' today to discuss plans for the presidential campaign of 1920. Nalion.il Chairman Will H. Hays, presided, said the chief object conference was to make -pre- Ing of the full meeting next month at Washington, when tho place for holding the national convention will be clioson. Although no action look- ing to the selection of the conven- hcld plnce tho cars stopped run- rcsolution will be Introduced tonight looking to repeal of the ordinance. bg AT MOW ORLEANS RACK By tho Prcsn NEW ORL.EANS, La., Nov. Five thousand union longshoremen on strike since Oct. 10 returned to MINNEAPOLIS. Minn., Nov. To jrlvo the American Legion per- manent shape and to declare Its policies as a force in social and gov- ernmental life 2000 delegates repre- senting all sections and classes of service men and women started their hoauimu first convention here today, good music furnished by the Governor J. A. Burnaulst. Fres- her Orchestra, add the entertainment; idem Northrnp of the University of of the evening. No expense has been Minnesota and Mayor J. li. Myers spared to make this event the brief addresses at the open- elaborate of many j ing of the morning session which The American Legion Invites every, was Called to order by Henry D. one lo attvnd this program and: Lindsley of Texas, National chair- promises a merry time for all. Tick-; rjjscugsjoii of candidates for Na- tional offices with at least a dozen prominently mentioned for. first na- tional head of the legion has son the great fraternity, Mr. and Mrs. J. F. M. Harris. 'It Ullllatm
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