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Ada Evening News, The (Newspaper) - December 26, 1919, Ada, Oklahoma The Famous Harry Carey Flying Squadron of Cowboys Support the Star in "A Today WTHIS DISTRICT BIG RETURNS VOLUME XVI. NUMBER 244 ADA, OKLAHOMA, FRIDAY, DECEMBER 26, 1919 THREE CENTS THE COPY MYSTERY SURROUNDS THT5 DIS- API'KAKANCE OF SKNATOR'S PORTRAIT FROM OF CAMTOIj. BT Anoelaud PI-CES OKLAHOMA CITY, Dec. "Boy, page Sherlock Holmes and Craig A deep and dark mystery has de- GERMANY MUCH CONCERNED OVER VON HINDENBERG By tho Associated Promt BERLIN, Dec. is gravely concerned over the military demonstrations which attended the recent arrival in Berlin of Field Marshall Von Hincienberg when he came to testify before the commit- tee of the National Assembly. The pan-German newspapers loud- ly rejoice and are gleeful over the fuct that tin honor company of the national, defense troops was called out to stand guard around the rail- way station when Hlndenberg enter- ed "the city. They tell with joy how Hindenberg and Ludendovff received the company and how the crowd veloped in the statehouse and ap-1 pressed around the two former mlll- parently the services of the shrewd- (arv lendevs kissing their hands and est detective will be necessary to Ci0thing. bring about its solution. On the other hand the Voerwarts, NINETY EIGHT PER CENT OF THE MACHINISTS VOTED TO STRIKE AS 1 A PROTEST, JERUSALEM WILL RETAIN ANCIENT ASPECT IT'S SAID Uy tho AsaociauxJ FreBi. LONDON, Dec. Patrick Geddes, town planner, who has In hand projects for the improv-i CHINESE ARE TO EDUCATE IN THE FRENCH SCHOOLS By the Associated Press PARIS. Dec. dents of both sexes are expected! to como to France at the rate of ing of Jerusalem for the Zionist Or- nAft ,1 fha' ____ ganization, aims at making the'UNDER THE ARMISTICE TERMS to a year during the LORDEX changes without destroying the his-1 CAPTURED GERMAN VESSELS "-1 torlc and romantic aspects of the! GO TO GREAT BRITAIN ON OUR ORDER. ancient city, according to a state- ment which he has given to- the I Zionist Bulletin. Uy AuoclatMl WASHINGTON, Dec. eight per cent of the 125.000 union railway machinists voted in Novem- ber to" strike with the other trades in the event congress enacted the Cummtngs railroad bill with its null-strike provision. In making this announcement to- Wtlliniu Johnston, president ot j v mitt lu j if LI a 11, wi The handsome tramed picture, and ne newspaper, denounces I tn4' international association of ma- "it was darned good likeness, 111 (he affair as a political dem- chinists, said the vote was taken say as one of the veterans described it. of Thomas Pryor Gore, United States senator from Oklaho- onstration with a pun-German color- ing. The paper blamed Major Gen- eral Reinhardt, commander of the uiuitu x.v v.......... era! comuitiuun UL ma, has disappeared. At least it has Berlin troops for "executing this disappeared from the wflls of thel and criticised the government United Confederate Veterans as-j ror allowing him to do it. General sembly room on the fifth floor of. Reinhardt has since been ordered the statehouse. j to retire from the army. A diligent inouiry among Baron Von Richtofen. addressing who are known to huve access democratic assembly at Lank- the veterans' assembly room brought! "The latest events in no result, save the emphatic state-! Berlin have not increased abroad mem. "I know nothing about the belief in Germany's democracy Custodians, janitors and others the stability of tho new Ger- connected with tne veterans' asso-, mnn republic. The militaristic dem- ciation disclaim any knowledge of onstrations cannot possibly induce especially the the docks and the whereabouts of the picture. English and "It sure is not on the wall." was French to leave us the statement of one who visited the cnines which we need for the re- room yesterday afternoon and the' construction of our economic life." reportorial instinct made n trip to that room seem necessary. The place where the senator's likeness for- merly stared you in the face is now; only "a square of blank wall: it al- most falls within the negro's des-: cription of the Katzenjnmer Kasile- in the days of the street's fair, prime one of the trick houses the Midway: "I went in and I: looked and I looked and all I seedi was utter darkness." Instead of. darkness there is a white, blank i wall where before there was a hand-; Professor Geddes states that one j By thr Associated of his first tasks will be in con-1 WASHINGTON, Dec, di- nection with the Hebrew Univer- rection of the president, the former slty, and he hopes to begin on that next year, utilizing buildings al- German passenger ships of the Im- perator group; now In New York ready erected. Researcn' labora-, harbor, are to toe delivered to Great tories for chemistry will be a fen.-'. Britain, the shipping board vessels are before the senate Interstate com- merce committee reported on the Cimunings measure and the result was not officially published because the association did not want to ap- pear in the attitude of attempting to threaten congress. President Johnston explained that the strike vote stipulated that union railway machinists would quit work if the Cummings bill was passed by both branches of congress, not by one. So far as labor officials are vised, they will not be given another! hearing by senate or house tees, but they will keep up the fight against the anti-strike situation it was said, and will appeal finally to dent Wilson to veto the bill If III should be enncied with the anti-l College. Manchester, will be charge of the research work. should go out of the country. ture of the school. Dr. Weizmaon, j nounced today. The the Zionist leader, who has been j those assigned to the United States reader in bio-chemistry at Owen's after the armistice for the repa- triation of American troops and designated by the Inter-allied naval Professor Geddes says he hopes j council to be turned over to Great also to start a Palestine museum! Britain under the armistice terms, and suggests that nothing more ofj The Imperator has already been de- historical and archaelogical interest: nvered to the British. Early in the negotiations a pro- posal was made by Chairman Payne j of the shipping "board that each j country be permitted to use the vessels desired pending a final ter- mination of the ownership. No ac- tion has been taken so far on this proposal and the transfer of the for- mer German ships to Great Britain i is made without any explanation other than that it was done by di- I rection of President Wilson. next two years. This influx Is as- cribed to the fact that the Chinese are no longer attracted by German universities or Japanese colleges, owing to the war and the Chinese national feeling over the Shantung! T affair. Another reason for their Lorden McLlsh wa3 M'LISH KILLED AND WILLIAM ISAACS WOUNDED BY THE ROSE FAMILY. killed and States imposes restrictions upon; Crump Brown, was dangerously Japanese immigrants. wounded In a gun tight Wednesday This affords France an unique; n'Snt- Jobn Rose and his two sons- opportunity to shape the careers of Will and Ira, are in the county jail Busted Up By the Local Officers Local officers broke up n. poker i game in the residence section Wed-1 Hridojiroom 'Misses Wedding. nesday and arrested nine disciples! ll'c Associated ike clause intact. INFANT SOX OK WAITS UIK1> YKSTKRDAY MORNING The funeral of the infant child of Uncle Joe Cannon. The meeting! MONSON, Mass., Dec. ibore the earmarks of a Christmas William Grey Vermye of New convention find, according to j a surgeon, tailed to the best information obtainable, was! for his wedding with Miss ltended enthusiasts from those destined to be the neucleus of industrial and intellectual China of tomorrow. French transportation companies are offering the Chinese cheap rates of transportation to bring them to France. About young Chinese are already in France studying the mod- ern scientific methods of industry, finance, commerce and agriculture. American sympathizers including Madame Hugues Le Roux '0111' treasure is there will yourj ______ adoption of resolutions condemning caire's succesafrr'Vi'll be chosen oirllear( oe also-" He spoke of the; Senator Gore and directing that January 17. accord ing to the infor- 'fleeting nature of material treasures. Tht appeal of the McThwuite Oil picture be taken from the walls niation' generally known by thi-i Separation between man juid Gn's company from a decision City Sustained In Gas Hearing By High Court Guests at the expected wedding who crowded the church were dis- missed by the Rev. Buckham with the word that Dr. Verm lye had not been heard from since he left the hotel yesterday supposedly rn his way to his The groom, he explained, had engaged in fed- eral service since his discharge from the navy, rounding up radicals. suggests the possibility, lie said, started. Isaacs says that he was behind the car working on it or getting out. some tools preparatory to work- ing on it when the Rose men opened fire. The two girls in the car coroborate Isaacs' statement. The Roses were armed with a 30- 30 Savage rifle and an automatic shotgun charged with buckshot. Possibly two dozen sTiots were fired at the Indians, both McLish and Isaacs being riddled with lead and the car being hit about eight times. MAN SHOT IN AUTOMORILE NEAR. Isaacs and the two girls both claim MOUNT CLEMENS, MICHIGAN, UNDER PECULIAR CIR- CUMSTANCES. that the -Indians were 'unarmed and were working on the car -when fired upon. One of the girls was shot through the clothing. The officers who went to the scene of the shoot- inS to find any firearms on of the distrjct court of Pontotoc the Veterans' assembly room in the Parisian press from Premier Clemen-! possessions is inevitable. Even Our j statehouse. Many declared that no'owu, hl ,h declaration that tils'children are sometimes taken from I accord- resolution to that effect was vould resign onus very suddenly, .but these chil-! information reaching City or adopted, but yesterday it _was. diue. I( ls also predicted froml dren become treasures In stated that Tate Brady and Albert. that lie wi.'. be a can-'where the thief of death cannot T. Hunt, both residents of Tulsa, (ijimte for the presidency which'steal Tho singers sang beautifully gave their unqualified affirmative. ,nat ht. wil] he with-; "Safe in the Arms of "jesus." and replies to an inquiry about the reso-.out -Beautiful Isle-of Somewhere." lution a few days ago. According to, regard in- ih-> _ -__-K Mr. Brady and .Mr. Hunt, the reso-- niier's successor is considered tori lution was adopted at a meeting of tlu. aiM-ussion as the next premier; the Sons of Confederate eteransi ,ht, republic. Alexander Miller-i and is a part of the minutes of .governor of Alsace-Lorraine! 1919 reunion. There has been "0; to havo a great so far official action by the tons predictions arc concerned. He is ing the actual removal of the pic-, supposed to be Cleinonceaii's choice1 lure. it's cone, sure enough. am, ijt, ,lu, candidate! for tht presidency. He was leader! of the prohibition party which gain-: n great victory in cloction: Remc! Viviani, former premier, is still! among the group includ-: Medicine Man Is Charged With ng to information reaching vjuy. Uy Awociatcd Miorney J W. Dean. The appeal LINCOLN. Neb., Dec. to the high court was a part of the; slinnionality of a state law designed litigation arising from an order ofilo curtail Hie use of foreign lang- ihe corporation commission issued "anos in Nebraska schools as an in December increasing the Americanization measure was upheld gas rates in the city or Ada. stale supreme Ii will be recalled by Ada citizens! that late in IBIS the corporation commission issued an order permit- tins the McThwaiif company to in- crease its rales from per thou- sand to 155 cents. When this order M1IED REFll ID composes Z AMERICAN LEGION IN TEACHERS' "WAGES RAISED BUT STILL MUCH TOO LOW; By tho Associated Frvsa CHICAGO. Dec. minimum____________ of a month beginning with' the new year, has been established1 LEGION CHAPTER as the wage of rural district teachers in Cook counly. j Inability to obtain competent1 teachers for the rural schools of1 which there are more than one hun-i dred in the county outside of tin; :Su jurisdiction ol the Chicago board of. n o- -rv education, prompted this increase in LONDON. Dec. 2o.--fhe founding pay, which was decided on by a London chapter of the Amerl- ward J. Tobin. county superintendent Cil" legion has been officially sanc- of schools tlODPl1 the National Council of Even at the new figure Mr. Tobin1 (he Legion. Edward Cantor, Ameri- flnds difficulty in filling the Pan Legion commissioner for Eu- cancies, for board and lodging in: rope, has received a cnarter rrom outlying districts has grown con-i America. stautly more expensive and more at-j Many former members of the tractive positions with higher payj American expeditionary force have are reducing the number of pros-l been enrolled. The chapter is to- pective teachers. Normal school cer-j take over the Washington Inn, the tificates are now demanded of can-j famous hostelry for American offic- dldates for the rural schools and j Pre OM ]eave from France in London, the day of the self-taught object Deing to Keep the vet- who took part of his pay in prans ln touch wlth onp anotheri Selling issiiea the city authorltieswent Two cases have been filed into district court with a petition! asking for a forfeiture of the coin- i pnny's charter on lhe ground that, In the 'city had a con.rar, with ___ BERLIN. (Basil. Switzerland, to its franchise! Dec. allied reply! "id widow and one brother. him with viol'ition i wiieroov the company contracted toho the latest German note regard-1 father, a millionaire cigar dealer or !of -IK> rn'oli bition laws'by furnish' gas to consumers at thejing the poace treaty protocol Den-oit. died several years ago, lemon extract to two boys it is'TUP of 25 cents. 'published here today. The first j alleged "that the two boys after1 At the hearing on This pelitton paragraph of the reply expresses the LiqUOr WaS The i drinking the extract became serious- Jurtge Bolen issued a U'mporary fact ihat the German H i ly ill -ind it was necess-it-v to call order rpstraining the pas company. shares the allied point of view, but; Aim 01 lne !a physician to bring them out. of the. n-oin putting into effeci the in-, disposition of the treaty of peace By the Associated Presa MOUNT CLEMENS, Mich., Dec. i to had been time and atening Sheriff William Cordwell to come into the house after them. The sheriff said he was convinced Tlioy also claim that the Indians that. Jealousy figured in the killing, opened fire on them and were shoot- the" fact that there was ing at them when they returned the >f considerable value report- fire. The Rose family has lived cd on Brown's body, but after the in the Blue Mound community since shooting had not been located, last May, having come there from The charge that the securities and Johnston county. valuable were returned to a deposit vault will be investigated be- FRANK WHEBLKR C.1VKS fore an arrest is made. Part of the FRIENDS A BIG DINNER .securities said to be worth ______ jaie iiiiown to have been negotiable. Mr Mrs Wheeler of The authorities have learned that FourteeiHh street, prepared a tragedy which occurred on a vprv elaborate Christinas dinner for 1 country road about four miles from, Reveral their friends and rela- Brow.rSin Plated "departure for" lives' Tlle COnSiSted Florida to engage in business. Brown, who was twenty-five years old, is survived by his nineteen very fat goose, which weighed ten pounds dressed ;fruits, salad, cakes of many varieties, and numerous fls' other things which go to make uf dinner. were: Mr. and Mrs. A. A. Lucas and daugh- ter Mattie. Grandpa Blake, father of Mrs. Lucas, of Newport, Ark.; Mr. and Mrs. Owen Fauntleroy and son ;Mr. and Mrs. Henry Landers ERICAN Urince superinduced bV.he creased From order thejar, applicable frbn, the moment ofj r ailS, O. V TOMDON ls reported to be a pat- gas company appealed to the su- the peacn treaty s entry nto force, nledicine salesman who travels! preme court and asked for a writ whether ral.iticat.on by the Lnited A i. i_ CtiitiAcnicnrnncnrvt nfOli In A I ing round" Las gone. -------------H GERMAN ANO ALLIED DELEGATES TO MEET i There are accomodations for 300 j men, a .place thus 'being provided I for visiting members of the Ameri- I can chapters when in London. Lady Waldorf Astor is a patron- ess of the new chapter. Jly tho Amtoclntcd Proas I'AKIS. Dec. win begin here early next week between Allied and German 'delegates on measures preparatory to putting the peace treaty Into effect. The session will be held under the presidency of General Lerond, a member of the French delegation. Herr Von SImson will head the German delegation. British and Ital- ian delegates will arrive here Mon- day to take part in the deliberations. The Supreme Council did not hold a session today but announced a meeting for tomorrow. CHRISTIAN MINISTER AND WIFE OUT FOR CHRISTMAS DINNER Reverend and Mrs. C. V. Dunn had the good fortune to be Invited out for Christmas dinner. The Commercial hotel was the host. A bouteous dinner was served which was very much enjoyed by those present, especially by the guests. It was a turkey dinner. And such turkey! It was as tender as a woman's heart, and one did not have to work like a Turk to eat it. Mrs. Cloer certainly proved her ac- complishment as a cook par excel- lence. May the Cornmerclal hotel and Its proprietors live long and do V. Dunn. over the country selling various kinds of medicine. His trial will be had later in Justice Brown's court. prohibiting the district court from interferring in any way with States has or has not occurred. The Falls, S. Thieves ailrt soa J- D- Wheeler- brother of the host. All the guests went away highly pleased, only 'regretting that Christ- S10UX FALLS, S. D., Dec. mas doesn't come once a week in- management of the company. Y'ouiift-Sliirley. Wednesday afternoon at 4 o'clock, at the parsonage, a very pretty wed- ding occurred, when Mr. Dudley Young and Miss Alpha Shirley were united in marriage, by Rev. C. C. Morris, pastor of the First Baptist church. The young couple expected to put It across some of their friends by not letting them know, but Cupid or someone told the friends about It, and just as Rev. Morris was be- ginning the ceremony, these friends came Into the room. The groom was somewhat nonplused for a mo- ment, but finally regained his com- posure and the ceremony was con- tinued. Miss Shirley is one of tho most popular young ladies of. the younger eel and Is at present teaching school at Morris, Okla. She will remain here throughout the holidays and will then return to her school to finish out the year. appeal came up for hearing before the supreme court some time ago itnd the court's decision has just been handed down. The appeal Is dismissed and the application for the writ of prohibition is denied. Just what effect the dismissal of the company's "appeal will have on the local situation Is rather uncertain. As the matter stands today there is an order from the corporation commission permitting an increase in the rates for gas service, and a temporary order from the district, court restraining the company from putting the increased rate into effect. That further steps will be taken by the parties litigant is certain, -but It is not certain what steps will be taken. the allies take note that Germany ad-. mils in principal that no "contract-! and not money or jewelry stead ot once a >e. This ing partv can refer to the non-par-j h'ls thc. alm of s'oux nf the United states in for the past three weeks. licipation of the United States in the first deposit df ratification doc- uments as ground for questioning any stipulation of the treaty. Raisin Whiskey Is Poison But It's On Big- Boom in Detroit By tlio Anuoclstcd Prran DETROIT, Mich., Dec. ords of the police department show that "raisin declared by During this period, three cellars have suffered losses aggregating ap- proximately At one house, the thieves drove a truck down the alley, broke into the cellar and carried away many bottles of expensive whiskey and wine using the family clothes bas- ket to carry .the wet goods to the truck. The thieves worked so quiet- that the owner did not discover tlie loss until he Inspected his "pri- vate stock" the next day. Three nights later another cellar was robbed of a heavy stock President Withholds Action. 1 Socciol Service WASHINGTON. Dec. dent Wilson is withholding action from the equalization board until the board files a memorandum con- cerning the measure. It was said today at the White House that the board had requested this delay. There was no Indication of what the board's attitude on the bill would be. some chemists to be rank poison, I liquor. At this place, however, Ada Playhouses The Liberty. d The show at the Liberty tonight. the is being made on a quantity pro- duction basis. j Since September I, last, 252 stills have been seized by the police. The potential output of these stills has ranged from a few bottles to 100 gallons a day. In the same period nearly twenty deaths have been at- tributed by -the police to this home- The groom Is a prosperous young feature attracUon business man and is at. present con- H" Carey in -A Gun Fight- nected with the Shatter Oil com- This is one of the. pany of Ada. Aviutoi-H Were Murdered. EL PASO, Texas, Dec, Lleuts. Cecil' Connolly and Frederick Waterhouse, American aviators who lost their lives after having been forced to descend In Lower Califor- nia, were murdered, accprdlng to re- ports 'before the senate subcommit- tee today. good ones and you shouldn't to see it. The American. I Tonight at the American will be Despite this record market holds most reliable "quotations" ob- Fire at Ada Rooms. A small blaze at the Ada rooms votr as chance to se; May AUison called out the fire department Wed- in "Fair and Warmer" This Is ad- nesday evening. The blaze proved vertised as the funniest farce ever to be nothing but a flue burning written, and you will say It Is when out. The (Ire boys soon extln- you see It. Remember American gulshed .the flames and no damage tonight. was done. the night visitors generously left half a pint of whiskey. Several days later, a prominent man of the city was called out of town on business. Certain unlden-l tified men learned by telephone of his absence and that night the cel- lar was robbed of a valuable supply] of liquor. Police ofticials have not been no- tified formally of the robberies, but j they have heard the stories. APPNt TO WORLD FOR HELP By Nrwn' Special Service BERLIN. Dec. to world workers, especially socialists in the United States, England and ter of communists and socialists In Hungary, are being sent 'out SIB KNIGHTS, ATTENTION. central government board of Aus- There will be a special conclave trlan Democracy. It is asserted that of Ada Coramandary No. 16 K. T. rwhereas five hundred victims were for work In tho Red Cross and [charged up tothe Belu Kun regime in Hungary more than ten times that number have been charged at drumhead .on warrants issued with the alleged conviction of Admiral Horthy in command of the Hungarian government troops at present. _ Temple degrees this evening at 7 o'clock. All Sir Knights cordial- ly C. Sims, Recorder. WEATHER FORECAST Generally fair tonight. Colder, below freezing. Colder Saturday.
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