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Madison Wisconsin State Journal (Newspaper) - December 13, 1920, Madison, Wisconsin
R. Improvement in transport a Tion is Boon to business the situation in a nutshell government control terminated Mach 1j 1920. Car and other equipment were not Only inadequate but a High percentage in bad order. Immediate additions Wofe impassible. Time and Money pre vented traffic continued to increase. Then april i brought outlaw Urike. The general Outlook was dark. Finally on july 16, the of railway executive adopted a program designed to in crease freight tonnage and Milt age with existing facilities the program 1. An Avera flt daily minimum movement of freight cars of not than 30 Miles Day 2. An average loading of 30 Toni per car 3. Reduction of bad order cars to a maximum of 4% of Toui owned 4. An Early and substantial reduction in the number of unfit for service 5. More effective efforts to bring about the return of cars to owner the result improvement it estimated by the average tonnage car and the. A erase mileage per car per Day the following figures show what hat average per car 1, 1920 sept. 1, 1920 percentage 284 Tom 293 tons average mileage per car per Dav 1, 1920 sept. 1, 1920 percentage 213 2x.4 Miles 23 i equivalent to can equivalent to pint june 1920 or a total equivalent of cart number of can loaded last week for it August 1920 192fl week ending week ending week ending oct. 9, 1920 ocl 15. 1920 oct. 23, 1920 number of tons moved one mile during the first eight month of 1920 Wai or More than during the first eight months of 1918, which held the record. For the sixth consecutive week this year the railroads have furnished transportation enough for production of More than net tons of bituminous Coal. The total output of soft Coal for 1920 will probably exceed All other years except the War year of 1918. Production for this year to november 15 is already More than 76000000 tons in excess of the full year 1919. Figures have been digested from reports of the american railway association the association of railway executives the Bureau of rail Way economics the interstate Commerce commission and the u. S. Geographical Survey. A City edition tie journal vol 1h no. 73. Madison wis., monday afternoon december Price three cents immigration Bill passed officials probe Cork holocaust a shot fatal to Farmer at de Forest 41, fear Muir oct in flame and panic each Side blame on other editor s business and transportation Are the heart and arteries of this country. When the business heart is sick the Railroad arteries a not function efficiently. When the Railroad circulation is door there is an unfavourable reaction on the business heart which produces an unhealthy condition throughout our entire economic Statern. Consequently the business world must keep apace with Railroad o eve Loo ments know what has been accomplished what May be expected and what effect it will have on Oen Cral conditions. Therefore. The state journal believes this an excellent Tiro to publish this literary Dic Iest summary of the Railroad situation and relative conditions not alone As a timely but As a basis and indication of the business Outlook for 1921. Another article will ado ear tomorrow. Not so very ions Aio. The Roar situation was a la in in the Side of virtual in to very in the United Stales. It took to Securi find lion weeks to Nova Thorn. Traffic had of Jesu a Ihui the could it. So the std Der a Houed and Tho a cover sat and wailed ix3th in Frue and i hair own Luck. Tho manufaclurinc1 world in Nartica Lar was Norlev acc oust its Salex As Well As its Iannini arable Cru entirely depends no on Tion. H one Kimi of raw or a it tingled part did not f Arrn of when Iio Udud Tho i mire Prodi Clion Van to Sayed. Cot War Dontly Lark stocks of raw Mac rib Hail to in or Elered Monolia in and Voitcu no Ono coi Ului estimate their Sirr Ivul. Such Ililau Piid economic conditions not Only tied up tonsil table capital but f a Iii by Ircul chitin , where Niort Fornis of were top Ioctl in . Vivid in mind was the of two a Lam of Eck by in n of in of n number of motor trucks Cru rented and a coast Wise Fri Fluor Creel in order to maintain publication Normal which has san i Nilly is if the 11.1 u go Backlu a. Sound Baste effect of Iho improved Railroad business in Uhlarik. It Means the Freer hour i in trials and manufactured products to turnover of cat Luil i for credit and butter Clr Cullion of Limey. Nollier ail Vantage is the Uver Fitria charges Addend to mind it s of the slow turn i Thu guaranty Trust company new in its there is every ii to be Uve that the current Reduto s in cd Tai n u re i to p r j Ces i Rev c Boer in Purl id the very for vat improve ment in transportation bulletin pitched Battle tween sinn finers and scottish highlanders occurred near Cloyne after the Irish had ambushed troops the Irish office announced today. Sinn Feiner was billed and several others seriously injured. A number of prisoner were taken by the highlanders. One Soldier was wounded. It was evident an attempt was made to repeat the massacre of two weeks ago which followed the bombing of two lorries filled with and Tan cadets when 15 were killed. Dispatches from Ireland said the i ambush took place in a narrow i Street where the attackers Able to throw grenades almost directly into the military lorries from dear to door fighting resulted. At the conclusion of the engage ment the were in pos session of the Street the remain ing sinn being prisoners. Investigation of Pic Curk Jevc Viventi by the Irish loft cd la to Tho , but do Larod it. We Jud be Rem Arabio if a of lived it re not . a for this destruction Una Yut i led Here in View of con Licking a Juiris. Oll Ciais of the Lisiak Rilke admitted Ndrew a Johnson shot himself fatally tax by Al i i farm near de Forest. Despondency is believed1 by or. E. P. Carton to have been the cause of his act. Johnson who came from Brooklyn about a year ago lived on the Dunsan farm a. Half mile South of of Forest with hit wid owed sister and a brother. He was unmarried. He had talked of suicide before the said but he Toldi or. Carlton she thought she had jollies him out of the idea. Johnson took to hip bed a few weeks ago but or. Carlton who was called find Noth ing wrong with him. Johnson came in from work this noon and while his Sis Ter wat out of the House went up stairs and shot himself through the their with a Rifle. The Bullet went through his body and penetrated the Wall of his room. Coroner w. E. Campbell was called to investigate the Case. Madisonian Dies on Mayjo train August Johnson Mason work in m Farlano. Is stricken of the Lii Curk prob ably uru Siarah d by police in reprisal fur the attack of the Lorrius which in thir Deatsie of one Soldier it 1 11 .1 is less or be riot of _ Tiocka which not required j Bill risked iliac tufting Pricr a. It also iffy movement of crops Wadic lie of it Ris Juit to food stuffs the Al i i million it Auer tie in by a pm dual congestion and lid Iii of on Coal Pur Chisca by in jus Rita and Frei yet is acid the . The in is i7cd by or. .1. .1. Pulley n. President. Is fuck or a link is during me Railroad up to f.4imir.tn.-Inl i . I ill let investment Tho retail business was likewise of on a Jayce Ubai Yogi can kit policy. Its Szluck Story sorry Haven t a one. We be them for Elliree months. And it. Uil be three Moro before we set one merchant Raj Cru Nilk is in lie tiling had the night Mare i vat to a von haunted by Axiotis disappointed custom Els and your to Radii a on us hands and when it a Man of War.1 in i. But these times Are gone j Lull today to editions Are so Lily i n n tit improved. lion j prosecute materially relieved and will no to in dirt by Sollmi Natad after the crops Havo Beon inv of. Has to exist. Entire transport anon situation. Othir words is mail it to of Jiosi editor of the Simc journal Ferson having cloth ing fowl ind toys in Domic arc Askil to phone 60co Anil ask for Smyly editor. An Automo bile Hlll sent in Reluct tic pc Luis. The work tit Hie Fame Lar a to in 4-Ariil for by Iho dul is Lii Tonii by the social workers of the Ila Maon 1 ubic Wel tire association. August. Madison a Muyon Ampi Uyco in Alc Marland. By Thoma--5 contractor drop pin dead in of Thoin Paun s hardware o catch a train shortly before noon today. Or. Lia j. Mel Schlan the Bibily. Wolik Wall liken in Cli arc by marshal Charles so it Inezer. Coroner k. Campbell to my Karland this afternoon to Tho body bark to Lla Oison. Johnson lived at 20 Kouth or Nam Atreo. He was working on Ihu foun Dation for the House of Churles Moore. Heart failure in item cowl have been the cause of it ugh. Equity forces meet to t8th annual Conven Tion of nation it l of the american society of to in in Madison three Days to Morrow Alt Idy have gathered in the cily. There will Only to about ?0 Privi ont this your. J. X. Titty More. Former per Side it of Iofi Union will Ike per sent As a Vaher c. In Star and James Clem men s. Union Bolh members of the of Rev actors arc being mentioned As conf dates for presidency. Urges move for Trade supremacy Denman says Diessel engine necessity scores Bolling appointment washington1 Williim Itei Irnan. Finite chairman of the United slates shipping us in Lold Iho committee thai to . Pm Jill into. Pc Sidcot Wilson s to Psi ton the in 1917. Boll Iii new is treasurer of Tho having a my mfr of the Vrej indent a Faai ily on the Board might i i us Den num. The first lion the commit item it suit eur its acc evilly adj uni cil in Miv York. America will lose Ilju fight for Tui Lisa at in isl tons of Nice Cruit a hip ire conv Rieti to he use we do ii so Oil burning a Dwarf rejection of Dan Inan s Tassel in p Ian the Al die of of the a Murloy Ici sni of Dan Ryan Germany again defies league consideration of act repeal ing wartime taken up by congressmen two hour debate Faseun halt ii estimated will Zippro Rimsite . At least 3.cuo were out of work Loday with Hanking houses. and other Shups Atid the City burned. It believed there must have lie ii Cuiyu antics in Tho be i but the smoking ruins permitted no search for bodied Lilay. A pan of smoke still it Mcd Over Hie ruined _ o busing vat arc Lynn. I he resignation of Orr up Van ant of bushmen equity news manager quits Nim coup Tod with his Erit Hurley Imd to Cavral Vrh Sthals. Id Ihei Somo notable incl Iii each. Said pics Sci engines Ono think the Oil of of tar o and permit l increase in Boom of my ,.wu. Al a Tho Huim loud Down la. Bill Law is upheld in Tiu to of unveil Dii nol porn Scuitti i men win i. W. W. Tram i Arix. In july. 1017. Ilia to Jet tile Arlion it Linns to three years. I hate with or. Ami Max. John incl f 10 new Vork about a it month or. I and Kienly this morning a to verb City. Or. Imi an invalid for two 1 i Ari Zorin Dis to the Al Xiru k it in liar of lie Curry Luff about started. Tivy Nui i for jus. Troops wore to the by at and a Cut i i w tightly la Lirty Early. To were under Ord is to in Yeins were Siutu who wa5 convert re an attempt to fined uni ear s imprisonment. Prison for David a d at ambushes denounced Krs Lari Llapa met i thu fax or of i l Clary Dan jut the it nth of -.it, uni year in prep in in thedral. A Vita Only a in link Are in Mitnit. The usual d Stinrod f. R suit in Oil to tire air ids i similar Allrn in 10 fam la Martjn i Trina As taken j the Smirl Appal i Kins was born in Granvilli v. It 1s4s. Ilia Fathor. J. , Bru uyt his family of mail Juii in h a and tin his Fedt Ial in or. In Lender a the in incr fully of up Nih work building Sevi Ines in Hie Northern part of the lie married to Julia k. Proud Atti a his 1. Or. Lump Acutt in Iii Lic a of tin Fin nil Kiad. In i a . Ives flu i with ii Road. About so or. Hopkins novt a to York flu a in in he married his . Uler miss refuses to recognize coun cil on disposal of Prus Sian districts bulletin Geneva Trie of nations Ata Embly today adopted the plan for an International tribunal draft lid by Elihu Root of. The United states of Ether by Henry Wood German govern Meiji today a new note to the Lumbly of the of Gallons. Re Eusini to he decision of the Council it Liliu league the of Skupen and Almedy for Marly territory to Helgine. Thu districts of and maimed Rinall of West i Russ i surround to was of course through today when Hie House adopted the Johnson Bill 3 to in. As finally amended Junt previous to in pan Injo the Bill Nio Vidna thai All Rimml prints shill be Bur try fur Onu your Tiitu thai wives Utida if Inay Pitt cd. I Aas acc of Trio measure White apparently Lasdun i when debate Days up by Stitt tight Iliade Ort it by rep Renta new York. Illi mid Maun Illinois. They sue Reed a in modifying it somewhat. Tatj Bill now to the Sinatr Walic re favourable action is doubtful. I aiders probably will try to a proposal by senator Dakota Tuat a Holo control Immler Atloff am tit control the Plauen of Immi Grants after they arrive. The House then Voied to Bernert immediate Comisi munition of us volstead _ Ruho Sulioti Rex suing Many the War j time . In state on the Resolution fuel Al two ii uni a. Want higher prices afr by ing for two yours for dry clods to amt tiling in re Duce living Cost a conure Job in Hijji in Adf confronted Wilh various Grouix hich worm cd tvs i Clitia in girl can. the insult of which could hold their product i for higher prices on Wool Andrj meat Tariff so Hych tint All ii Suliin to till by kept out and legislation which would Previn Amer ii in import Ora from Lak of Tho a i change Vitu Atlon to buy in r t r., arc a 111 o Mode on Congress within it week doubt legislation of Tho Merit of some Tho Meas urls. The in opinion Appo Nuy tha Isnec did Vrtol Dron As Tho result of up by legislation. Prices cannot be Kepi new world air record is set Tho aviator. As sons a Sho has sunday trove Iho a news Arceane to do with Tho jux ape of nations tip Eccl for four Klov Torreto Manl for of i ing at Arr acting foreign Minimi to we the distance in or lit Ute Are Nina mid to the United i Rhiw i Ratu of 1315 tits per 1-Oiir Torr Dlo Al Statern Fil cylk Lal pro nou ii come n t i Van t mince argon Una s at Llo Tho idea Piven it tar Anco by some persons in t Iuro pc that from Tho Bly of her fit or no aus Sho in any Way by in Auto crash or firn want . In tribunal in aim of today Roneid Conui i of for an internal fial trl Hunnel. Subunit two by a of Turc in Iho tribunal by the unit a is Prev Gilfil in the draft . Or to c of u. S. Swenby Harakel Mary Krolin of i. T-ak.i.1, 1.4 a fid my Orcsi Ile rat no cite Daniil and list Fruin Iii a Iii arc fun injuries. Jib the Rusillo Llu ill puny in i j ii Tho a ctn party Hen . The injured Are Hrnry Krohn Nyrl Arthurs Hettner. And invt a Frt a and Harry Scafi ill it Werro injured in Diiuro my san to hot fun s. 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