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Ada Evening News (Newspaper) - December 19, 1919, Ada, Oklahoma A Most Extra Ordinary Photophg At the tibertg Todag-Marion    Featured    in    "Dark    ”,    bg    Robert    W.    Chambers ©* m VOLUME XVI. NUMBER 289 • ADA. OKLAHOMA, FRIDAY, DECEMBER 19, 1919 ANTI-AIRCRAFT GUNS GUARD CANAL ----- ———a HI HELM IDI IT 18 HERB THAT TMK ALIEN MIST COX VI WK \ I THOU ITI Es THAT HK IS KIT FOR citizenship. By the AMPtiatad NKW YORK Dec. OU Ellis Island, know a for rears as “the open door to the oppressed of every land and which has become the subject of a congressional inquiry by reason of its new character as a place of detention for hundreds of anarchists and other "dangerous" radicals, is really three small islands in New York harbor about one mile southwest of Manhattan. Their total area is approximately twenty acres. I poet the>e islands, known as No.’s I, 2 and 3. are nineteen large and small buildings of brick and stone, many of them handsome stru lures of four and five stories, used as the United States Immigration Station for this jwrt aud through which, from July I to December I last, nearly 80.000 aliens entered the I^and of Opportunity and Freedom. Hundreds of "undesirables. st should be stated, were a* the same time sent back to the lands of their birth. The immigration service here employs 372 workers including inspectors who board incoming ships. It seems aa incongruity that Ellis Inland which, in summer, gives the foreigner his first glimpse of the wonders of the New Worlds metropolis, a pleasing view of beautiful lawns and flowers, well-kep - buildings and a fin** harbor with the marvelous skyline of New York in the distance, should have metamorphosed during the war into a big detention place for political criminals and the foes of organized government. The fact is. Ellis Island, according to the authorities, was not intended as a prison for such offenders. Federal judges, in the past two years, acting under the authority vested in them, liberated 557 so-called "dangerous aliens" either upon their own recognizance or in the custody of their lawyers, according to Representative Isaac Siegel, a member of the house immigration committee which is investigating the red peril. During the same period 697 anarchists, bolshevists and other radicals have been sent from various parts of the I nited States t New* York Of this number So are now* in custody of Acting Immigration Com-mis>ioner Byron C». fbi. the successor to Frederic C. Howe, who until recently, and since IPI3 had served as commissioner. A representative of the Associated Press was p.-matted to make a tour of the Ellis Island buildings Nine hundred immigrants were being fed in the large dining hall ut the time. Not only did there appear to be an abundance of food of a wholesome kind, bur the tables and dishes were clean. Fresh white palier in long rolls was used as "table cloths.” The menus for breakfast, dinner and supper, for four successive days, for instance, showed the following variable die*:    Breakfast* Farina. corn mush, or boiled rice with milk: shewed prunes or peaches:    bread and butter (substitutei coffee. Dinner: Soup (split pea, farmer style, mock turtle. English beef, and lima beant Irish stew with vegetables; baked codfish a la Italian; French roast with bordlaise sauce kidney stew with rice coldslaw; bread and butter (substitute t; rice or liberty pudding:    coffee. Supper; Salis bury steak with onion sauce; roast beef hash with green peppers; ham with macaroni; baked pork and beans; bread and butter (substitute); apple sauce or blackberry jelly; tea or coffee. It should be understood that the menus given constituted the variety for more than three meals. An interesting feature of the dining hall was a “kosher” table set apart for the Orthodox Jews. The aliens are fed by a general contractor who is allowed a profit of 5 per cent above cost by the government. According to Commissioner Chi. meals have been served for as low a price as 22 cents and recently for 36 cents. When the immigrants arrive at Ellis Island, after having undermentioned on Page Eight.) THREE CENTS THE COPY r NEW italian envoy arrives inITs nuauoKvr wilson expected TO APPOINT HTH Kit MKN BKR TODAY. TO ADJUST WAGES AND PRICKS * By •!*» Associated Pres* WASHINGTON. Dec. 19.—John IT. White, former president of the United Mine Workers of American and Rembrandt Peale. an independent coal operator of Pennsylvania, will be named members of the cornin it tee of the present conference which is to fix prices in the bituminous coal industries, according to unofficial reports today. Mr. I Deale and Mr. White assisted Dr. Garfield during the war. President Wilson is expected tj> officially name the other member during the ? dav. DOI! SUPPORT ALLEGED £ LEW NATION BUREAU OF UY LI ED STATES CROP ESTIMATES SAYS THAT OKLAHOMA PRODUCED ONE TWENTY-EIGHTH Mrs. Mi unit C. Smith has filed it r suit tor divorce from her hus- band J, L. Smith. Sh** is represented b> King a Craw*ford. Plaint if: i-tau-s that she wag mar '**   ,,,M|   .....  ATe “." ,d 1    *"r.’ r    pl,,..,.graphed arrival at New York. on Ste v  M&w One of the anti-aircraft gun* protecting the Panama t’anal. Baron Romano Avezanno, the new* ihe    .,1,1     u    „ Italian ambassador to the United to discuss in ter na Honai° affairs 8 he! $94 863 OOO* States, arrived in New York a few    thai    Ce!ay    in settling * the $49,837,*000*    * Wheat. 50,204,000 bushels, value By News' Special Service OKLAHOMA CITY Dec. 19. According to advance figures of the bureau of United States crop esti-j mates Oklahoma, this year, pro-| duced more than one twenty-eighth of all the farm products of the J United States. Advance figures indicate that the national farm products will reach a total value of a little more than fourteen billions of dollars and Oklahoma’s estimated production was valued at $553,765,-000. Oklahoma led all the states of the nation in the average yield per acre this year of all crops combined and duly weighted, compared with their yields for recent years, with a percentage of 138.7. Texas is second with a mark of 124.2 percent. Nebraska third with 114.5 per cent and Kansas fourth with HO. 8 per cent. The following figures from a preliminary estimated total of production and value of leading Oklahoma crops for 1919: Corn. 74,112,000 bushels, value crop ,    i    «t * 11 v t cl iii H i ork a fp\i2    nut    c    <•;.**    m    sen    I    in tv    tho -I I'V Thai* 1.0.h“Bhp U an/her    “ so    wlth    "is    wife    and    Haugh-    ple^o/'ltaT^’unde*    ***¥**     th? , pe0 *! "neat, an by 8t foIm«r ‘ man lares 0 JU,    <-«;n S aPPrehe„t ion e ^X    J    ^    *    »07    crop. by former marriages. That defended t tailed and refused to support plaintiff and hit children and that she and he: children were forced to wo.k to support themselves. Wherefore, plaintiff asks for di-* \oree and for such other relief as she may be entitled to. value crop. Huge anti-aircraft runs. resting on iron, posrtble air attacks. The photo!    *** been stationed shoa , one of these aims »ith th- * concrete bases, have been stationed show , one of these sun* with the long the Tanaina Cana) to guard it canal in Hie left background. ♦ LETTERS To SANTA CLAUS ♦ ^ —*  * *    I he Santa Claus department k * of the Evening News is * « * ♦ ♦ * I IO MWE CO OH -IM! NARROWLY ESCAPES DEATH AT HANDS OF UNKNOWN ASSASSINS Sir John A lcock Is Dead From An A    I     Ups '     but    i{    re<iUir ®«     som e time * JA al JA Cr     t     r °    read    them    aud    one    naturally    4*    As*ociated    Press 4r desires to avoid their contents, k    DUBLIN, Dec. 19. ' a Whon n uAHHil I.. .1  i •_______ .. the little folks only. It is not * for overgrown young men or * for eighteen year old ladies. * It is an easy matter for us to * destroy letters from grown- * for 4t LI MID LIEUTENANT OE IRELAND VARIOUS OPINIONS OF THOSE not 4 NARROWLY’ CSC’4PW nvirpu 1 (Yivvi.'#vrmk    J....    ' CONNECTED WITH THE BUSINESS; ONLY TIME CAN TELL TREND. By the Associated Press CHICAGO. Dec. 19.  bushels, $33,813,000; value of 1907 | $3,009,000. ; Cotton, 988,000 bales value $220,-I 930,000; value of 1907 crop, $54-! 948.000. Total value of the four leading crops of the state, 1919. $450,014 -000; 1907, $114,958,000. The following totals of production and values for 1919 are given: Barley, 420,000 bushels, value $441,000. Rye, 140,000 bushels, $189,000. Potatoes, 2,960,000 bushels, $6,-452,000. Sweet potatoes, $1,984,000 bnh-els, $3,670,000. Grain sorghums, $31,188 OOO bushels, $48,030,000. Broom corn, 26,850 tons; $4,- M It VI VORN ARK HEADED FOR NKW YORK ON STEAMER, BRITISH ISLES. FEW DK-* TAILS OE ACCIDENT By 'h«* Associated Press HA LI I AX, Dt*c. 19. Forty-three of the crew on (he freight steamer Manxman have been drowned at ,-ea. and lh* ship is supposed to have gone down according to a wireless message received at the Cam-pordown station today. Surviving members of the ship are on board the steamer. British Isles, due in New York next Monday. ■4 the little folks. We publish 4* ♦ none of the other kind.    ♦ 4    j    4t BOLSHEVIK! SI EKER KROM ITTA! KS of DEN I .KlNE MEN Royal A reb Officers, • ho    * ne \ ice Kegal    Lodge when    a \ 110,11 U1 c institution of anti-trust    »°rgnimi. (syrup) shot    was fired.    A    civilian nearby act ! ons against the 87 corporations     ,ona * * 57 6,O00. was    struck and    instantly killed.    A ! ?.    * 9 in(lividu als making up the    Peaches, 1.101.OOI police was wounded af the same K    packers, varying opinions “*31,000. time.    as to the probable effect on the'    Apples, 1.448.000 Several shots are said to have i ..« n cost of ^ving W( re expressed. 027. OOO. yrup), 639,000 gal-1.101.000 bushels, $!,-bushels, $2,- BERGER EXPECTED IS WIX TRUMPS LLECTIOX Bv th** Auoeidtrd LONDON, Den*. 19. Sever** fight-ing u the* vicinity of Narva on the Ksthonian front where the Bolshevik! broke through the wire ** delouse aud captured several villages ^ » I- G. Verne is reported in an official statement issued by the soviet government at Moscow today. MAJOR GENERAL ARMES ENDS HAM *04'KS STAKE 75 years old. *- By *►<> Associated I’mut __ATLANTIC    CITY.    Dec. 19. Ma jor General Augustus Amies, EJ. S I »y ti** A .tod pres*    Army    retired,    the    last survivor of MILWAl KEE, Wis., Dec. 19.—    staff of    Major General    Winfield Voters in the 5th congressional dis- Sco,t Hancock in the Civil War, died trict today are choosing betw*een    Ids home    In    Y ? entnor    yesterday Berger, socialist, and Henry Boden-     waH 7!i    n,H ail. fusion candidate, running on a republican ticket to fill the vacancy caused by congress refusing to! • at Berger on his certified election in November. 1918. It Ab generally considered that a light vote would! favor Berger. The latter is counted 20.000 votes, which is about 3,000 less than he received in November, 1918. Several shots are said to have i nJ *?. l L, cosf of Iivi »g were expressed. T> , n    -...........- teen fired by the would be assassins    f     p ; ,ce .     of    meal    is within the Pears 67.000 bushels. $100,000. clecie i    IK Cer ; s , have been The    promptly returned the < J x    ff 0ple    themselves,”    The    value    of    poultry    on fa uns. x:    '*yr.:    r, a,id    o,,e of ih< * s K ; t * tv ^ttowxee. ’    ^    indieat-    'J* K    ^ Bobbitt,    Trf    as    n-r; p.    C. Sims,    Sec.;    ni.a k    i    ! l . ssass!n fired ,rom    a ,    [Time    alone will tell    whether our    85 000    000 dozen    valued    at    $3 400 1 *    ^    of    H.J    Wayne    Wad-, ' ' wh    le    '7 »«*•    ^gal party | activities    in    the line    |> e    dropped!    OOO.     ,3,4#0> * J.    C.    I leaver,    It. A.    ^Pawing    along the    road.     lhe I     ! »^res t of    the    public,”    Livestock values    are    quoted as ™r m °K , nf5 ° excitement pre said I Edward Morris of Morris & Co. follows, the first figures being for '.    .     two    ta,,k8 pas#ed \vin« »     y ’     orga,liz er of the 1919 and the second for 1907* through    the streets    at about 2:301 " ° men * ®\ v t lsl ? n fighting high!    Horses.    $61,752,000;    $54,312,000. p * M *    ' Vifw in u !°i S ‘ WES    cautiou s in    Mules,    $31,408,000;    $16,128,000. French is All Right    <’ .Hiher statement.    Milch    cow r s, $38,148,000* $8,788- LONDON, Dec. 19.- News of thei-„ r ? packer* with their organi-i OOO. attempt    to    assassinate    Viscount I f“|'° u " S .['“If s ’ ven u ®     fo <»f prices    Other    cattle. $63,825,000;    $29.- I rench    in Dublin    was    confirmed 1 price” wfn L, . *Sf     r „ wncerns,, 024,000. this afternoon by the Irish office. I “lf    5°    ? J? 1 . she said !    S l - 4 *5,000;    $282,000. (A late message from Dublin said: to advlnce priceT we /sn . str ? n * th    $17,301,000;    $8,464,000. ,    ■ Viscount French .is all licht." immediate reLief"    ° k    f0r lioTo    •     tot ? 1 VaIue ? f "'’estock for - f rellef -    >5    919    is    given at $214,181,000 and Max Levin. (' ingtou, I * 3rd; W. P. Lee. .lid; \\ J Withier, 1st; Joe Cole. centinel.    ^ NEW FIRST LADY OF KENTUCKY AND SON AND DAUGHTER Wife A Rambler-Husband Seeks Absolute Divorce That his w*ife developed a ramb- A tHr^ more PAY 5 Bank Hntibed al Da\eri|M>rt t by lh* Aswriated Prest-    ^ DAVENPORT, Okla.. Robbers 1 disposition and wanted to be ir    ,h, ‘ v,uU of ,h< * ,,n th ‘- ? n »•> tho time. Is alleged by ’ !a,,k of Davenport today aud Ton, Thurston in his suit for divorce escaped with liberty Bonds to the f,. /t hi rk u ii divorce amount of $1,000 and silver to the    *     18 W    Ha »De Thurston. He amount of $800 The attack was! Is represente d by E. S. Ratliff as started underneath the office of a,t . C I, rn . ey * 1# the pr<*Hident of the bank, Dultn I *aintiff allgeg that he married th.* military escort who accompan- j'^“ r t nt -*i ln    °*     T y rol . a on ^ the robbers, was some distance I the|    *    J    !     soo »    after behind when the attack occured but disiltisfied wdth mnrritT ut*™™* a woman galkyped to the reacue, manftested a    ♦    I an being summoned by some of the po- the move. That she was” very niu?h f< ? rce concerning a civilian who ^satisfied with the monotony of was shot and declared to have had married life and wanted to be on the liberty bonds in his possession. I the go. That she violated the sanct-Also two loaded revolvers were By of her marriage vows by running found. The attacking party is be-J af, er other men and did commit lieved to be five or Biz persons in - adultery with one Tom Swain in number.    September, 1914. ^ ,—    i . That plaintiff and defendant have WEATHER FOREPART ; n °lj    together    for    quite a while yvmwt ABT     r »nd her present whereabout* are Fair tonight, colder In eoutheast I Wherefore ^Dlalntiff'* »aka , U fc " known : portion. Saturday fair ann    asks    the court temperature.    betwI” !InllL®! 5*.°! between bimaelf and defendant. The Coal Strike Termination Not Victory for Govt. By the Aaaoriated Pres# WASHINGTON, Dec. ^.—Termination of the soft coal strike w*as not a settlement but a victory for the government. Attorney General J Palmer today told the senate. "The government has won its! J fight, Mr. Palmer said, “there was j no settlement in actuality, the men 1 and the union officers have com-) plied with our demands and return-! ed to work.” Sum'heel uPt the interests of the* mg five from which they must divorce themselves are; Public dock yards, stock yards.i ‘•Wilroads and terminals, market newspapers, public storage ware-! whnmt’i retAil meat businesses,! whotesaie groceries, fresh, canned 1 and dried fish, fresh, canned and! dried vegetables. confectioneries, ; soda water fountain supplies, nio- ]£rpt 8 i’ i aniS J • ie,lies * sau er Kraut, <^reals, bread, crackers, biscuits, cigars, furniture and enina 1907 at $116,998,000. -4c- MIAMI IR WITHOUT 1 -HEAT TODAY-COLD World    Endin- No Use To Appear In Trial Court STEPS TAKEN TO (TTT By the Associated Press MIAMI, Okla.. Dec. 19.—With tho city’s gas supply cut off by the destruction by fir© last night of th* regulating station at Cotton Vall.ey, Miami is without heat today with the tempera! *e dropping. Practically all offices and homes in the city used gas for heating and cooking. The city’s tw > afternoon newspapers "ere forced o suspend work until the flow of i <s is resumed. Attempt to KUI Viscount Mr*. Edwin P. Morrow, son and daughter. I I* 1 * 8 - Kdwin P. Morrow is the first •adv of kentucky, since her husband was inaugurated as governot of that state recently. The governor and his wife have two children a daughter and a son. Mrs. Morrow has been a time f 10 entucky 80ciet y for a long I* win pa» voit to watcn want Ad columna ut the News. th* ™ in virr    j    Elmer    Yancey    was picked up to-    __ PUI OE OF CLOTHING; day by Federal    officers on a little!     8y Associate Press a     v a ,= e SSSgl ° cU= WeTZFlZ*“ M ‘ ;" d S Ut'JST at 1:U0 °' c,0fk ,his —■ ;er,M; a d r, r„ , Yhf n p»^rwe^: ing apparel from the producer of!    date ami    hi.    ^ f     tb at day and raw materials to the consumer of    i    ?     D    was forfeited. the finished prbduct.     88    °^ d    w °rld    was The calling of the conference was; ®^J eduIed {o end on the 17th it is announced today by Assistant Attor- *®*P° 88,bl f tb at Yancey thought Hey Figg, who said that in addition     hat th , ere WM no    to appear in «o affecting economies in operation    '? urt    ln Tulsa —that    he could be ir was planned to provide for the    V ,own U P    *n good    old Pontotoc production of standard quality cloth     c i°«^y with as    much    grace and dis- and garments for sale at a reason-    Pktch    as he could    be    In Tulsa vil- i an ,nducf *nent to the    At    any rate    he    failed to an- Sane,* In    TAX?™' bond was ordered forfeited.