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Madison Wisconsin State Journal (Newspaper) - April 8, 1920, Madison, Wisconsin
I i tomorrow is Madison Day at the $2,500,000 automotive show weather fair of. 135, no. 8. 81 St year. Madison wis., thursday afternoon april 8,1920. Sixteen pages Price three cents Rench fire n foe any dead civilians attacking troops shot in Frankfort riot disobey orders of de Goutte alies give o. K. Crowds View exhibits at Madison a 1920 Auto show on la in from mix to ten Ger Man civilian were killed and about.5 wounded when wench Onica i tired on a in rank fort yes inlay according to Dis arb Ltd Berre today a Berlin dispatch in id six were la 11 led and 35 wounded declaring the is a Nch commander ortved his ipod use machine gun aft a Tho Atti Hude of the Molt had become menacing. I ten Wero reported killed in a Dis Quot Hatch from Zurich which mid troops Rod on the crowd with machine pin after wench officers had been stoned. Students Start riot the riot started from a student Dein ration according to a i a i fort a Patch by Way of Baris. A wench tool endeavoured to break up a crowd. A one officer. Looming separated from is men was surrounded by the Moll. Roopa fired in their Effort to Mac tie in. In this clash the Dis Latch said to German were killed and several von ruled. Rioting had appeared imminent through but the Day speakers Chi with at different pointy in a City Laid unroll were kept Busy Ila posing the gathering which wore in Viola Tun of timer i it a gout it s a proc Lamia too the of yen commander had forbid in gathering of any kind. At one Iroini a guard patrol arrest <1 a number of it Kwh Many and started a award the Jal when the mad crowds untied the patrol arising their rifles and threaten a serious trouble but and it Portal Trout arrived and rescued heir it a a my do. Whoso arms were return re. The is tense. B envy patrols March through the tree to and military regulations Are of arced rigidly. The i in tis to Consul anti the Krone ii governor dented re Hirn that the 1�?~nit-Staten and great Briu in had re. Pfc ated withdrawal of the French a Ops. They attrib Tito the Zimora la the German nationalists additional Yench troop and air plane have a ived. A watch Berlin m a y knt is a the finn Day of the Jou a Stion of wan fort to uss i without incident and Hie reception by the hip lation a almost sen. Lagoutte wench commander said on is return from a tour of inflection Quot then suddenly on orders from Borin. A certain ferment seized the populism. This ferment degenerated into in Gamion and our soldiers in self be Fertsek were obliged to use their Iron. To far As a know we had no of. I the incident shows How we must vetch proc Esi ruts in Berlin and that he events in the Buhr demand my whole attention. You Tan not consider Shat is going on in the Buhr and we apart there is a close relation Boson the events we Are witnessing Oduy. The ngg Redmono at wan fort my events in the Buhr Are attributable to the menu military reaction. Of that we have Abt Salute it roof. No red peril a the Berlin government allowed the etch swear to invade the Buhr Dis rift Unn c�v�ar11y. Because it was the Lesire of Kapp von is Kottwitz Aud heir like. The coup d eat having ailed Only through the general strike. He military a arty sought revenge on he working can and invented the Muht Levist peril in the Buhr. A a it ought to in known in Wane and elsewhere that there never was my bolshevism peril in the Buhr. It 4r-As simply a Case of a population of workers which hat prussian in i 11 a ism asking to is allowed to work n sure. I hat population was null at Cork in Raven Ltd tuesday. Wii at is Lap Pering now is the result of the a Victur Wehr occupation. Moral support Washington the i nned slates. Great Britain and Italy will it least end their moral support to prance s Teflon in occupying Herman cities it a a strongly indicated in o in it a1 Cir Fife ? today. L of the chert government is Sacco so in restoring Normal conditions in b be Buhr distinct and withdraws droops from the Neutral zone. Frants immediately will withdraw her forces. A t is Belleve a Here. Speculators to be prosecuted i Chicago attorney general a. It ditched Palmer has instructed Chi Tell a state s District attorney Charles f. I Dyne to prosecute Speculator a i leg he to have recently attempted a Cor her in May Corn. It was said Al Dyne s up the today. Inquiry into rail strike is demanded Illinois congressman introduce Resolution for probe would Bare facts says Mccormick a Day is Stoughton Day a Madison automotive show Many persons from the neigh Boring City and Vicinity spent the Day in Madison examining the various new models of passenger cars trucks Trai tors and accessories. Hile scores swarm around mrs Harry a. Potter new air plane hundreds of others danced last night to strains of popular music by bettered orchestra at Madison nin h automobile show. Which opened yesterday at the Steinle Plant under auspices of the Madison automotive dealer association. Nearly 1,500 paid admissions car on View at Madison automotive show to the Bow yesterday. Long lines of automobiles were parked along the adjoining it re it to j the. Plant All afternoon and evening is the crowds of spectators poured to the i show. Hundreds of other were car i tied to the exhibition by the l air oils i Street car. About 71,000 Square feet arc taken i up by the hundreds of exhibits and i my floor at the show of Sig rows a of a Senger cars everything from a 1 mar to a Chevrolet line the Cen Ter of the floor. In a stand All it own. I the prise t Chevrolet Witch will be with each ticket purchased for entry to the show. A number is Given Awny for the automobile the Winner will be Given until Midnight april 13, car. Should he fail to second or succeeding be published sides of the monster exhibits of tractor Morin. Ira test equip windshields. Tires spark to claim the claim it the numbers will along the building Are truck and a Merit in tops plugs chains it Dom of motors Tractive Booth Armington investigation of the unauthorized strike of rail j Road employees at Chicago but i fab and other cities a provided in Resolution introduced today by Bena j Tor Mccormick Illinois. The Resolution directs the Senate inter state Commerce committee to in i Vest Gate a any existing strike of inter i state Railroad Empire not conducted i or authorized by any recognize or i Uganiza Ion of Railroad it i was referred to the committee on sex j lenses. Mccormick said his purpose a to give the country fads on the Force lie j Hind a outlaw Mccormick declared the situation entering around Chicago is extreme j by serious because of threatened tie i up of All transportation of live stuck i and other food product. Strike spreading Chicago strike of Railroad yardman in Defiance of organized Railroad Tabor continued Here today and was spreading to Ether cities. Sympathetic strike have already broken out in several places amt there i is now talk of extensive strike timing icalle4 shortly in several leading cities j Buffalo switchman on seven Railroad running out of there Are report led to have gone out. Firemen and in Ginger there Are reported to have j voted to walk out in sympathy with them. Here a vacant House line forms a t left Pinehurst. N. log Cabin in the Woods near the tenth Fairway of the championship course Here is tenant less today. Yesterday major a. Elliott Hanney of the Greenwich country club hooked his drive in the general direction of the Cabin the Nail driven with a mighty stroke soared aloft and shot through the open door of the Cabin. It car Romed from Wall to Wall scared the Pickan innies into fits bounced off the woolly head of the head of the family without injury to itself or the head knocked dishes off the table and passed out through the rear door. This morning the family moved out. First House ballot held significant special Rule making Resolution in order liaises by 58 majority ballot 5 p. M. Tomorrow Vav t be 25 men walk out at Roundhouse St. Paul Road labourers seek More pay partial belief from embargo Here Home 25 maintenance of Way men in the round House of the cd m a by. In Road walked out yesterday. While officials it the Roundhouse declare no demand has been submitted to them increased pay is said to be the motive prompting the labourers action Moat of the workers including Coal heavers tire knockers and men in the Coal chutes who went out Ace said to in italian the others remained at work. Tithing in the Kings arrayed in the at Charlie Chaplin is poor second in fight Fristic clash with film manager of estranged wife sends comedian Back to studios with badly scratched a a map Lafollette is safely in Lead result of election creates new situation in state political circles at the Roundhouse other the move Twenty five Hundred switchman on Jap have been unorganized and All line entering Kansas City Atruro i prompted by an a agitator. The last night. Switchman at by. I Amis workers have been paid at the rate of mo., bout St. I suit Are forming a 43 cents an hour. I my Union and Are expected to strike Whito report a in a. In orning lepers this week indicated that the t he ago switch make demands i men s strike threatened to spread to freight handler in Cincinnati Mil other line no effect has to Een notice Yard have put in demands for Able As yet in the Madison Yards say by Herbert Walker r Ash i not to no the first vote on the Resolution of publican leaders to declare fleece taken in the House this afternoon indicated that it will be by a majority of 5k. By a vote of 213 to us which followed closely party line the House afer a hitter attack and defense of president Wilson s handling of the treaty situation adopted the spa Tai Rule making the peace Resolution in order. Tile Rule Nike it mandatory for la House to Start voting on the Resolution a s p. In tomorrow. He Van i rat Holt cd the party leadership and voted with the Republican to fake u p the Resolution. On Quot i Republican Fuller maas., voted against this party the in Socrat voting for taking up the re solution were Caldwell n y. K a rut nev., Jall Lvan. . Mass. Sherwood. Of. Gold Fragle v y. And Hanley n. R. Representative Carrs Minnesota Independent. Arid Randall California prohibitionist voted with the republicans. Bitter debate a hitter partisan attack and defense of president Wilson featured opening debate on the Resolution. Chairman Campbell of the rules committee declared the president who was Quot to keep us out of War in Imp would keep us in War in 3 928. A representative in of North Carolina Democrat replied the peace Resolution is a a Damnable plot to discredit pres is a a Damnable plot to discredit president the debate a featured by frequent Depinon Stratton laughter among Milwaukee Flection in win tuesday of a Complete so of Ai a v of Chap Lhnn face today bore Mark of a hotel lobby fight Here last night with Louis Mayer film producer and manager of chaplins estranged wife Mildred Harris Chaplin. A ask Mayer and my wife they can Tell was Chaplin s statement regarding the fray. According to witnesses Chaplin met Mayer in the hotel lobby and demanded he remove his glasses. Mayer complied and Chaplin missed a swing to the jaw. After several exchanges Chaplin went to the floor. The film comedians nose showed a overs deep scratches today. Mayer said the trouble arose Over the settlement to be made with mrs. Chaplin. Ami d untie i Republican i Jette forces i in thus f in it head. J into re i in w h j i he eur rpt i lure Dave to Ilov k. I ated pm u. I respect i a i i nit sin National Hoover m Connell asks club organized ballot recount in Follette u Utica dict he will a i j Cross i a j. Blain delegates to the National i invention by the a i is evident from return a set Badger so Lipics on ii a witches Tram discus a tin is Follette men will president to what effect in result will have on fun i Hill up ii pm been Litrun a of the party no his becoming candidate for senator or Fia Irth term i governor Are nullified ii it a1 Leuders. It puts i Vii at i old role of poc and a much. Next full James Thompson isl undid in for Wei Tor Andi candidate for governor. 26 states Are represented in new York meeting of republicans Alderman Defeated by narrow margin petitions for Check on votes the National Hoover. Formed to take Over Campaign of Herbert Republican presided launched hero to n to Vav York Republican club and direct the i Hoover for the ital nomination was id was perfected at a i Day Aud night meeting yesterday at i the Home of Oscar Straus la pre a Mil utile of Hoover organization in i 25 slates Are attending la was an a flounced. J while backers of the movement declared no one has been definitely considered for permanent chairmanship it was Learned friends of Hoover Are i considering asking William Howard j Taft or Charles fans Hughes to i serve. The a permanent corresponding officers of the National organization to Date Are Robert a. Taft Cincinnati j Percy Jones. Toledo 1-yank i. Pelzer Beaver miss Mallei Choate new York Herbert Myrn k. Springfield i Mas. Wll. Ayer Oregon waiter i Thorp Minneapolis w. A. Dupe Boston Alfred roofs i Tov Slench in j i. Julius Hohenwald Chicago Jagt Cooke Providence it. I. Mrs. Caroline Blade new y in re. Robert Seville Conn. A. B. Oberhardt Iso Roit 11 a. Pedan. Tex., and Sara Field splint mrs. H. C. Pratt Gertrude in lame. Catherine Davis and mrs. K. M. Whit lock new York. I nixed stat s holdings of Canadian securities Ais estimated at ,21 0.-i to too. With Naun ii Ual interest charge of til l 000,000. M hindi of the Defeated by Llen enter to the City a re count of the tin fifth Ward. Ward. Which was untested in the ? to and 405 for Alderman a. Vav fifth Ward who a j by Caesar has pre clerk a petition for Aldermani votes of the count in the j one of the Moat hotly i City stood 419 for cd Mcconnell. The station will but taken up by the mayor and hold Over Council porn Huhl it next week when the Board of i an i causes will la instructed to recount the Aldermani votes. Author would be Delegate Pittsburg petition. Were air Cuta cd Here today naming Aln. Roberts Rinehart author ii candidate for nomination for Delegate at Large i to the Republican National convention in Chicago. See drop in clothing Price Washington clothing prices j should begin to drop won. In the i opinion of government officials who i study raw Wool and textile markets. The drop probably will mgt to Avreet i Spring and summer clothing but i should lawful Lota Felt this fall they i said. Ii the general belief. Blaine is a Bard i campaigner. J Republican leaders alpe anly a Taik i my of the partly and of backing the i it to talk candidate for gov t i i nor Anil stale a Wees of a they be Able i upstanding men Max Seila a pledged in i the ninth do tract. Is the Only in tyls a Tim uninstructed Groin leading in in a eel Ion a turn up to this morn j my. And return were so meager ii Tai a Dos in Tho eleventh District As to i . The result in doubt. On All Del Legatee at Large Arni fur All other Dis i strict Delegate a but Follette men seem i to have won i a div. Pickford Case basis of suit Ca ii Sion City Nev a Friendly j suit was contemplated today by a t Torney general Richard of Nevada j to uncover alleged collusion and con i spiral y ill the divorce proceedings by tween Mary Pickford and of ii i Moore. Richard said he had gathered i my Detent evid in to warrant his pro a ending with the suit to dissolve the i divorce degree granted by by per for i judge Frank Bangan. Mrs. Armstrong gets divorce i mad Vard have put in increase and unless they a forthcoming it i feared a strike will re Ull several Illinois i tip a re a it nym a with the Chicago switchman and org Mizer Are endeavouring to form local at Many Selnt with the Chicago yardman i Ocla i thin. The insurgents Union. All of the strikes Are termed As illegal by the my four brotherhood Rall Road officials. Imported Union strike breaker Conli Niue to arrive in Chicago to tight the rebels. A Volunteer delegation from Cheyenne Ivy a a a was Enro Ute to Chicago today to join the wide of Organ a lied Railroad labor a partial to up of transportation on i this a i Ai coast was threatened today when switchman on Roods run a a Tang into Isis Angeles walked out. Several railway clerks walked out Oday at the Chicago and Northwest Arn terminal office Here. Stock Yards a realized Stock Yards officials stated hit he cause of the strike cutting off live Stock receipts the Yards will be practically Idle tomorrow Armour it co. A noun Toff 12.088 employ this the strike has now the j War Between the a outlaw land the Railroad unions Fie la is said the matter w a lids official of the Northwestern and i. J aim Baul toads f j. In i in Northwestern agent announced partial Relief of the freight embargo today. The Road Here now can accept merchandise in Carload and less than Carload lots Ami High class perishable freight for the it j Rand Avenue team track for delivery in Chicago. This Dis a not include Carload shipments for industries nor freight for Transfer to connecting lines. Food products arid merchandise Are practically the Only commodities that can be taken says or a dle. The by. Baul office announces no change in situation. The republicans ment that the up greeted Bou s stateside it has i selfish cd that it Laid afternoon eloped into a a a organization Railroad ufos out of their Hoover 6,000 Over Edwards j Detroit i a radically completer Ltd turns from Michigan # presidential i preference primary of monday showed i Herbert Hoover out 6,000 votes a a of j of go Edward i Edwards of new Jersey in the la Ino Cradle poll and no Chang in a Nator Johnson s 45,000 Lead Over Leonard Wood in the re publican race. Steel Sticks Market Ami 1t. An Early High Ste a touched Points St rom up 4. Continue to Lead the h. Sit�-1 common made at 107 a. Republican 116. Up nearly four erg opened at 1i2h Man who killed wife insulted is cleared hotel managers sitting As jury hold Joseph Lanne justified in act must be tried in court however democrats re a red when Rou declared the league of nations covenant alone is a work that will make Prest Dent Zaboji immortal. Mention by Bou of sex a a reside no j Taft and Charles e. Hughes As supporters of the league brought applause from the to democrats. Campaign Issue both sides cheered when sold they would Wilcon i making the peace tre aty an Issue in i the next Campaign. Several senator i including democratic Lauder hitch cock. Were on the floor. Representative t Antrin Kentucky declared the Only aim of the re a Lution Waif to Lay the Bas for a Plank in the platform i next november to a fool the american blast rocks City 2 dead Bonga City okla in a terrine a a a uple Siuri which re cd the City arly j today two prawns were Killel and i seven injured when the he sinew to adding owned by of c. Sonamaker i was wreaked by an explosion old i to hat a been caused by escaping a i Many Hail narrow escape. The fore of the explosion broke 1 plat glans windows a Block away. I the dead Are i Corge Raker Ixion j has. \ i a a in Mana waitress address unknown. Wea t fair tonight and Friday not muck change in temperature. Light West winds. I a 11 ii ii i 11 in i a r i i i. Human i s. Wiki liar a i reel i it i tar i it a Quot Chicago to in Ere. Day returned Anc rut log Joeeph Marin the death of Traver Walsh a soda clerk it urn Kin ton had become Jamaica Ginger a f in a fist fight with Alum the Trio insulted i on the jury Ai Harry Racine mrs i a a it Armstrong wife of mayor h. Armant gang. Won her suit for divorce Here Todd it i after having lost her suit charging statutory Mivon dict against her Hus band. To of a Lianag Tretner jury a verdict a a a of All Hlat Rte i Walsh. Who with two intoxicated on tally injured be whohi1 wife rho a who sat Muir. Manager of the Morrison hotel Joseph by Field manager of the Bherman. John Burka of the Congress Ernt Quot Tiv a is of Tho la Salle it. J Tompkins of the Blackstone. And Otto Tetch of la Atlantic. A this Case has a Large Coroner Hoffman said a it deckle whether a killing is justified for Art alleged flirtation or insult to another Man s wife. For the Hist year i have a Quot a red numerous letter front women Cai Hine Riv to Insul heaped upon tilth hotel a my in ton a bile and hoodlums t reels in to Street calf thai our Ca Trot Nett they thing try. I they is of police not on do not Call the do not wish tic has become a menace picked hotel managers co Trio in Contact with Peop and they know All Tho habits of habitual within Quot t St if is that Mulino fought with Vai a after he had Yanqui had on of inv latter companion. Obi f. Heil of 6900 Magnolia Avenue of v. A shown that Manns we a tint the Aggro a it As soon a the verdict was returned. Manns Watak a into a a Tady on a poll a warrant charging him with murder Coroner Iii Luau appeared with him of for i a it John a and he was pm a mint d to go in Hiow recognizance. Mio i Shui feb Imago to in i is a us u Duluth i Tim Ai la Bros i it Ubu in yes w i Lii Sov bit sikh Ipser j to Day lure it Arni noon29 7s 7 a in to today. 7 a. In. 27 48 Neon. To 42 wind will at highest Teipe Roluri a i it i Low est temperature 2 4 a. I Iii me Iii tempi r ii urn a Mal i a it. Tuisl precipitation Oliue Jan. I in. Normal lot in Thova in Oti run a mrs warmest in 1971, St in to ii i 5 wettest in 116 1b it. He. Do to lets at 6 32, 09 .1� d
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