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Ada Evening News (Newspaper) - August 26, 1919, Ada, Oklahoma Here’s Our Hand. To Every Visitor and Veteran in the City We Extend a Hearty Welcome. “ Shake. The Liberty Theater WELCOME u. c. v. VOLUME XVI. NUMBER 142 t Hba Chiming ileitis WELCOME u. c. v. ADA, OKLAHOMA, TUESDAY, AUGUST 26, 191!) THREE CENTS THE COPY Bl ADDRESS “JE™ WMB M    fHliS    OH    THE    JOB;    *"■«,f*™, NEW FURNITURE SIONE The building at 123 West Main, owned by Ed Gwin and formerly occupied bv S. Jacobson, bas just    .. rrtMnit' < *»\i    ! READ TO CONFKD13ATK VETER- recently been refloored, repspored 1 LH EL \\‘ . A!;*1    r    i    commodities included ANS A88DIBLE2> IN REUNION and repainted, until it looks like a    \iF4T* new building. This building is now OI‘BRATE 1AH8 FOR MEAT occuupied by M. Nickell and. Frank    rKANSl*ORTATION. Monroe, who are putting in a furni-    ___ I lure store there. A part of their AT THE SOHM AI. THIS MOHNING. Declar- f J stock has already arrived and has By the Associated Brees 11 ollowing is the address ii .    ^ installed and they will be ready    WASHINGTON, Aug. 26. oral D. M. Hailey, commander Ok- to open for business within a very lahoma Division United States Con- shot time, federate reunion th! is near SO    ...u    Alenu na* Men in toe oaK.-ry num.- ratlon of refrigerator cars and »V health, therefore he could no* be ness on Weal Twelfth for a number ^ uspJ , ransr,)rtaUo„ ot meat present at the reunion this year. The of years until a few months ago.    animala    •    « By lh** Associated Press Washington. Aug. 26.—Retail stores for th** sale of household in surplus stocks of the war department will be established in depot centers and other large cities Sept. 25 and will till mail orders, it was announced LAWTON CONGRESSMAN IMPORTANT ENTITY IN SECURING REHE A I* OF DAYLIGHT SAYINGS ACT. here today. Continued purchase by By i he Associated Presa WASHINGTON, D. C., Aug. 25.— aid in .    ,    .    .    s.    .    (h department of certain necessit- Representative Scott Ferris* aid in ssu^rofrMnrr; k..=°r «*• ^ address was read by his son, W. EJ Mr. Monroe has bepn engaged at Hailey, of McAlester.)    Smith’s Furniture Store for some Comrades and Friends: It recommends further that the RctHll)Ciy ShOJ)TTl(HT organization 50 years old writn more than a million producing members. Ferris introduced a bill for the repeal on the first day of the present congress, and his tireless wrork for Another*”*/ his”?respired and -Uh “thfs ‘partTcul""''^ “‘’Sf'“‘bud-mutations ami other facilities be    TeTTIlS    i,S    P“Tf*’ inrlu,Jln^ many appear- uouin    tn    *»n-! n*»s-    ?acquired by the government. The ff/CiOw III IT AlffCO ance9 before the committee and speeches on the floor, effectively we have again foregathered to en- ness joy the annual occastqn that brings, more joy to our hearts than any other social function of the year.* From the end of one to the beginning of the other we look forward with pleasurable anticipations of meeting and conversing with our old comrades. Personally there is no pleasure that I treasure more and I assure you comrades that your warm handshakes and your glad welcome are greater and more potent tonics than any compound that has yet Atlanta Negro Wins Prize in Essay Contest big packers, the report says, now own ninety per cent of all refrigerator equipment in the country suitable for transport of fresh meat. S fits? Pn? QI ftOTI t contributed to the result. As chair-Ut IWZ * I roiUW?in.!man of the democratic congressional commitee and his intimacy and popularity wdth colleagues has caua- _    _    WASHINGTON    Aug    26__The ed Moi to be termed “Oklahoma’s PACI FIC* <x7aST "PARALYZE©    committee of one'hundred,’ repro-    Congressman Efficient.’ Every meni- --senting the railroad shopmen, in-    ber of Oklahoma s present delega- By th* Associated Pres*    formed Director General Hines today    Hon aided in the repeal. Senator LOS ANGELES, Cal.,    Aug.    26.—    that they could not accept as a basis    ,,ort* was in Oklahoma looking after It AIL TRANSPORTATION ON  _—Rail transportation throughout 0f settlement of their demands the h,R political fences and did not vote. Southern    California as far as Fres-    rates submitted to them yesterday j Louis J.    Harper, a    young Atlanta    no on the north and as far east    by President Wilson. Results of the    <>pESSA    IS    OCCUPIED come from the chemist’s laboratory, negro, has just been announced as as Yuma. Arizona. was paralyzed to- negotiations were communicated to    BY    ALLED    ARMIES There    is    a special message    of    the winner    of third    prize    in a na-    day as a    result of additions to the    leaders of union locals throughout    -- gladness    t hai greets    us at    this    re-    tion-wide essay contest on    the sub-    strike of    railroad shopmen, brake-    the country with Instructions that J    By    the    Associated Press union. At each reunion during the    j*»ct. “Why We Should Have an Am-    men, switchmen and trainmen,    in    the strike vote should    be taken im- LONDON, Aug.    26.—Occupation past four years we have had a con-    erican Language.” The contest was    sympathy with the strikers of Pa-    mediately on    the president’s propus-    0f odessa, chief    Russian port on dition confronting us that placed    conducted by the state library of    cine Electric Interurban system.    als* Pending    vot*1 it    was urgently    tbe B]ack Sea, by    the allied forces more or lees oi a damper on the    Ohio, and was open to all accredited    --------- recommended that all    men lemain    .g admitted in a bolshevik communi- full enjoyment of the occasion. The students of all universities, colleges itL'irF i'm VEIL HEARS    on J0**8    cation    by    wireless    from    Moscow, breaking out pf the great world war ftnd bjgb spools throughout the rVSR OF MILITARY DISORDER f was followed the succeeding year b>‘s country.    Adiated    Pivm I1?* .gl,tu*tl0“    "H    Vol    iii-,    Harper, who is jus. 20. t*ARIft, Auk. iAt today's >. pa America and th< G .man War years of age, was a member of the meeting the supreme council of the , Lords, createtd by the ruthless and  .....  ....    .    -    .    .    -      -    ,uw    ___________ inhuman and by FOR LETTING IIN HEEP By News’ Special Service WASHINGTON, Aug . 24—For each man transported overseas in British vessels the United States government will pay Great Britain $81.75, under ar agreement reached between Brigadier General Frank T. Hines, director of transportation, in the war department, and Lord Reading, representing the British government. Secretary Baker, it was learned today, has approved the agreement, which fixes a price a little more than half that tentatively put forward by the British government at the beginning of the negotiations. The total cost of the British tonnage used in troop transportation is estimated at $83,767,250, the number of men carried having been 1,027,000. Similar negotiations are in progress with the French and other governments. A mendment to the Peace Treaty Will Simplify Matters C HAMBER OF COMMERCE OF THAT CITY .MAKES STRONG RID FOR NEXT STATE REUNION. I ureatetri hv thp ruttily* and V V    *'    meeting me supreme wuuu.    ^ nan Method* of their^ warfare* SU‘    !? Army Trainin* Corps of peace inference approved the report. v the, J ll I    ,    ,    Atlanta university, and completed on the inter-allied military commis- >. malicious and unpardon- hig sophomore year in 1019 with «ion relative to the recent incidents r,    They    bombarded    the    city for two v ° ° v °    2    I    days.    On    the    Russian    northwestern front, according to a bolshevik statement, the bolsheviki are ad-[would change the language of the FI RST B AI E ARRIVES. By the Associated Presa WASHINGTON, Aug. 26.—Under a blanket amendment to the peace treaty, agreed to by the senate foreign relations committee today, American representation on various international commissions which are to supervise European reconstruction, with the exception of the reparations commission, was eliminated. Changes which were voted nine to seven along party lines would affect about a score of commissions and —    ~    canoing in the region of Pskov and | peace treaty in over fifty places. The first bae of 1919 cot- O ^ within three and one-half miles,    --- honors. at Flume. It is understood that the on arrived on the streets of O © Ada just as w* go to press. It © bv Dick Hall on © able conduct of their submarine ac tivities. By the time we had gather-, _.    ._.    ,    .    _    ,    . ____________ od .Kiln thin situation had develop- ™e comes! was based on SUR-ed into a state of war between our Kitten, conamed In a0 address of va si, es « country and the German alliance and >enator ^ber J    ^    methods for preventing » "repetition O west of Ada. This is the first © the Ignited States was in the midst ,n ,he 9h»>    Aprl1 1',and.    ! VV iVnhi.    repetHlon,.......—    " of the most mammoth undertaking' uas Paftly inspired b> a remark of    __ ; of the city. fixes responsibility for £ "as 8rown Italian and ^    ortnth-    a roconi nionds I ®    sbout    miles    sou    til*    Cr, nuiiiij aw* ^    .    .a    ^    ^    Tor © SNOWS IN NEW YORK ft cations contained In an address of clashes there between Italian and V . ’    »*.    *    ~ Damage Suit Against Frisco. Suit for damages was filed against the Frisco yesterday by Pat Mann The Ardmore Chamber of Commerce, through Mr. J. M. Hoard, Of that city, is making a strong bid for the next state reunion of the United Confederate Veterans. Mr. Hoard brings a letter of invitation to the veterans, now meeting in Ada, signed by the officials of the Chamber of Commerce, in which everything the veterans could desire is offered. Since the Confederate Veteran’s Home is located at Ardmore it does seem that it would be the logical place for a state convention, and many of the veterans interviewed by the News are favorable to Ardmore. The letter from the Ardmore Chamber of Commerce to the veterans now assembled at Ada is as follows: “August 23, 1919. “To the United Confederate Veterans, in Convention Assembled, Ada, Oklahoma. Gentlemen: “The Ardmore Chamber of Commerce extends to you a cordial and earnest invitation to hold your next annual meeting in Ardmore. “In extending this invitation we beg to say that Ardmore is now the fourth city in population in Oklahoma; that it is the metropolis of the southern half of the state; that we have ample hotel facilities, including a hotel not excelled by any in the state; that if hotel facilities should be overtaxed by the people in attendance that our homes are open to receive you; that we offer you as a meeting place the most commodious convention hall in the state, owned by the municipality; ever attempted by any country. Thatl,he *reat French Premier Clemen-of raising, training and equipping    reply    to Melville E. Stone.j    -'?“r an army of three million men; men head of the Associated Press, when    ^    ' nnnnd unaccustomed to taking ord- Stone complimented the “tiger” up-    *c    p ers from any man, men who on his excellent command of Eng-had lived a life of freedom and li*h. The premier replied: “I don’t liberty such as has been enjoyed speak English; I speak American.” by the people of no other nation In writing of Harper’s success, J. on earth. To raise an army of this H. Newman, state librarian of Ohio, magnitude and adjust ii to fighting! said: conditions, practically, overnight, is “This young man has great proman undertaking so stupendous that ise for his race. Nothing can pos-aone other but America would have giblv contribute more to the uplift attempted it. But to Americans noth- of the African than the education ing is beyond them.    and careful training of such men At our last reunion which was as young Harper. held a year ago in Altus, this mag-' **He ls entitled to all the credit nifiient army, this Gower of the jje receives, for the reason that no manhood of the world, was not only jH<jge knew anything about the complete in e\ ei> detail, but f^iname of the individual writer unbeaten number of our manly men m after the decl8lon> Therefore, the tee I rC pnMMac°V decldel J felt    bv lh!    of al>    P»*- ,» I Presence decided feit    b> the    tlaity    from    the result.” unspeakable Hun. One year after - id d {hp intere8t in .hey had been called from the v    ,    ? t    vol r Jn pursuits of civil life this body of    J    « of unmilitary men, who were    called    deri(led    °    launch    ano    her money grabbers    by the    Germans.    *}on*    iiS* were pushing back and    trampling coming fall, after a    e    s under foot the    proud    Prussian    are organized tor their    new    year s    kx Guard, the so-called unbeatable wor’K      tx branch of the Hohenzollern army.    * * This body of men who, the Huns MI VERM ADVOCATE THE    CC report ed to their    people,    would not NATIONALIZATION    OF    MINES    Ka fight, and could not tight, were now WASHINGTON, Aug. 26. Nation-starting the backward march; I alization of the country’s coal mines should say rout, of an army trained is soueht bv many miners, and a bill almost from the cradle, and herald- to that end has been prepared, ed as the peer of any body of fight- Harry N. Taylor, president of the ing men in the world. Ytyi all know national coal association, told the the rest. Starting with Belleau Wood senate committee investigating the and continuing at Chateau Thierry,! situation.The plan Is for the govern-Argonne Forest and a1! along the ment to buy the mines and let 4he line, they set such a pace that even miners operate them, Taylor said. the French could not keep    step    --- with them. Practically within three    Mr. Fetit«*m Returns, months from the time they landed Prof. A. L. Fenton), who has been in France, when the Germans were in Hot Springs. Ark., for his health threatening Paris, the Huns were foe the past month, returned home not only completely whipped bur d« la t night. He looks about t Mi years k moralized and crying for peace oh younger and says tint he never I any terms. And now*, my comrades,t felt better in his life. He is carried we are brought down to the persent away with Hot Springs and believes year, the present reunion,    w’hich    that it    is    in reality    the    long fabled should be the greatest for rejoicing fountain of youth. and thanksgiving in the history of       — our organization, for the gratifying    $15.00 Reward, consummation of this great conflict. For one bay mare and an old We are now reaping the fruits of buggy without a top. Mare is about I what transpired during those otherj 14 hands high, weighs about 9001 years when we were downcast    at the    pounds, 9    years old;    has white spot thought of our boys having to    go to    In lop    of    forehead,    tip    of left ear foreign lands to fight for our free- 8pllt r|>?ht hind foot is somewhat dom and the freedom of the whole straight ankle is white, and hoof is world. True, much a* we regret it. light colored; has collar scald on many of our brave boys are now (op of neck Will pay $15 reward for information leading to recovery.—Address VV. A. Ferguson. 8-26-lt—d&w* WHILE THE SUN    SHINES    ing, brother and    next friend of    that    it    will be    our supreme pleas- Hiliery Manning and Wade Manning,    ure    to    receive    and entertain you ^    b    u to*    be marketed    in    Okla-    Q Bg th*    Aworiatad Presa    both minors. The    suit grew out of    and    vour auxiliary organizations in a    horns ibis season,    and    has    not    O    Hornell, N. Y.. Aug.    26.—Al-    the assauU raade    last week upon manner commensurate clean cotton rags to O been sold as we go to press, office. VNV will pfly ©    O !r> r* < o 0 r. O OO OOO©©©© q though the sun was shining, snow lhe lwo Manning lads by A. V. Rup fell for five minutes here today, j precht, conductor on a Frisco pas- To The Men Who Wore The Gray DA is yours today. It will remain yours so Ions as you remain iii the city. It is yours because you are our guests, and it is yours because our people are delighted to honor von and yours. A with the honors    due    your great    organiza-  ...    _    _______ tion: and that we believe it is al- melting as it struck the ground. I senper train. The suit makes Walker together appropriate to hold your D. Hines, director general of rail-, next convention in the city which roads, and A. V. Rupprecht de-:    is    the seat    Gf the    Oklahoma Con- fendants.    I    federate Veteran’s    Home,    allowing The petition sets forth that Hill- the elderly people now in the care ery Manning and Wade Manning; and protection of this institution at were on the platform of the Frisco ]east one more opportunity to attend passenger station selling hamburg- J your annual meeting, ers, that they had permission from    “Hoping    that you    will    accord us the city authorities to sell ham-    tjje honor    which we    seek    in enter- burgers    anywhere    in the city,    that    taiiiinyou,    we are on the    occasion    mentioned    they j    “Cordially yours, were conducting    themselves    in a    “ArdMORE    CHAMBER    OF    COM- peaceful and orderly manner, that they were assaulted by the conductor. and their hamburger baskets were kicked off the platform. Wherefore they bring this suit for dam- MERCE. “By G. A. Ramsey, President, “Bv Paul B. Smith, Gen. Secretary.’ II A M-R AMSAY COMPANY IN CLARKSVILLE, TEX. peacefully sleeping in foreign fields, but it is the price we knew would have to be paid ;the sacrifice that had to be laid on the altar    OklB__ __ liberty and civilization,    urrATUPP So my comrades,, we meet today ( VV JKiA 1 tlUilv r UIVLV no I for the double purpose of renewing* OKLAHOMA: Generally fair is the old friends and friendships and of prediction for tonight and Wednea-rejoicing in the message of “Peace day. on earth again and good will toward:     “ all men.’    Mr. and Mrs. Harvy Hulan and With this added stimulant to our f granddaughter, Bill, of Chickasha, natural love and affection for the are among the out of town visitors occasion I know we are here to make this one of the greatest and grandest reunions we have ever held. In thin conection I might also say, our cup of joy is added to by fortunately being the guests of the splendid and (Continued on Page Eight.) to attend the old veterans’ reunion and are the guests of Dr. and Mrs. B. F. Sullivan. Mr. Hulan is a veteran of the Civil War. and is the father of Brigadier General John Hulan of the 7let Brigade and the 36th division of the late war. You arc no stranders here, because you have visited us before. You are not strangers anywhere beneath the skies ot “Dixie”, for the people of the Southland have learned your story and know1 full well the record you wrote in the bloody days of long ago. They know how a nation cradled in storms and carnage took its place among the nations of the world. They knov> how that nation lifted-lo the skies a cross ot blue. I hey know how the Southern armies held that flag aloft tor four, long, bleeding years and held it stainless through all the storms of war. They know how those armies withstood the crash of cavalry on a thousand fields of glory. They know how that army was never conquered, but surrendered only when there was not a round of ammunition^ left to charge a soldier’s gun or a solitary ration remaining to sustain a soldier’s lite. We recognize in your ranks the faces of those av ho followed Jackson. We see those >vho fought \\rith Longstreet at the “BloodvAnglc” and wallowed in the mire at Cold Harbor, “e hear those who fought from the Rapidan to Richmond—who held the bridge at Fredericksburg—who followed Forrest in the mad charge at Chickamauga. We review’ the survivors of that matchless army that followed the world’s most stainless soldier, the peerless Robert Lee. -We lift our hats to those who under Pickett wrote in the annals of courage a devotion never surpassed at Waterloo or Balaklava. We greet today an army that meets without its generals. Your leaders have already heard the Avarble of the last reveille. Most of your comrades have already gone to the last bivouac, to present at the last judgment an account of their fidelity and faith. -To you, the thin gray lines that have stood the storms of war and peace, and manifested in the stress of both the kingliest courage that ever graced the hearts of men, the people of Ada extend to you the heartiest welcome that can be couched in human words. Aa ages. “Plaintiff would further aver that !rS the kicking of said baskets and as- ^ B Jones, of this city, has a AX sault as aforesaid having been done broUuir iiving in Clarksville, Tex., in the presence, view and hearing wbere Ham and Ramsay are hold-of most all the said passengers and    a revival similar to the one in the presence and view of all per-, w|l|CjI they recently held in Ada. sons assembled at said station and |^|r jones handed the News a copy the harsh and cruel treatment by    the clarksville Times yesterday 5 said conductor they have been caus- which contains an account of the ed to suffer the loss of their prop- opening of the meeting at that place. tvX erty consisting of 40 or 50 ham- ^ye cjip the following excerpt from * J burgers, and have been made to article in question: £6 suffer great pain by fright, em-    Great    Revival    Expected. Jut harassment and humiliation, caus-    -The Ham-Ramsay forces have state, to Ada, Ok- AA a AA DHI rHooUltrlit auu UUU114    *    art    '    •    u6    Ii    RDI-It Hill SHJ    IU! ing mental and physical suffering. COme to Clarksville, they xx Wherefore plaintiff asks for ll.- DlU on a reai revival. In OOO actual damages and $1,000 ex- lahoma they pitched their tent for emplary damages and the costs of same purpose and before they this action. J. M. Parker represents    weeks later approximately the plaintiff. It will be recalled that Conductor Rupprecht was tried in police court last Friday on two charges for assault and disturbing the peace and 1,500 had taken to the sawdust trail. There may not be as much material available hereabouts as there w’as in Ada and Clarksville may be more difficult to reach, spir- was fined $20.00 In each case. He itualjy speaking, but it is generally has made his appeal to the county i suppo*sed fbat Brothers Ham and court. S. H. King Wire** Regret*. The following telegram was read at the convection this morning: “St. Louis, Mo., Aug. 26.    } Sec’y. Chamber of Commerce, “Ada, Okla. “I sincerely regret I will be un-j able to attend the reunion owing to j important business in New York. It is a great disappointment not to be with you and enjoy the entertainment you have provided for the veterans, daughters' and sons. I trust Ramsay have the ammunition for most all temperments and climates, and no doubt they intend to use it iii a most effectual manner, once they have the ball rolling their way.” NOTICE TO MEMBERS TEACHERS TRAINING CLASS A test will be given to the members of the Teacher Training Class next Monday evening at 7:30. This test will cover the first ten lessons  ____ in    the    text    book,    “Training    for Ser- you will have a fine attendance and :vi0e.“ One hour will be allowed that vour efforts will meet -with a | f0r the examination. Paper and a wonderful success.—S. H. King, * pencils will be provided, but infor- Jr., Commander Trans-Mississippi Dept., Sons Confederate Veterans.” mation necessary to answer the questor must be provided by those taking the test. C. V. DUNN, Instructor. ADVANCE AGAINST THE BOLSHEVIK! CON TI NUKE     — By he Adiated Pre*,    j    STREET    CAR    DISORDERS    IN LONDON, Aug. 26.-—General Den- CHARLOTTE CAUSE DEATH, ekine’s advance against the Bolshe viki continues rapidlr along the entire south Russian front, according to a war office statement. Notice, R. A. M. There will be a meeting of Ada Chapter, No. 26, R. A. M.t this evening. Work inv the Mark and Past Master’s degree. F. C .SIMS. Secy. By the Associated Press RALEIGH. N. C.. Aug. 26.—Four companies of state troops were ordered today by Adjutant General Royston to proceed to Charlotte where disorders in connection with the street car strike resulted last night n the death of at least two persons and injury to a dozen others. ;