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Washington Evening Journal (Newspaper) - October 2, 1920, Washington, Iowa
I it i i it the evening journal foully Gad Munday with Flower k. A Multi. Pm him Witmer is it to 1 in to. In Mot tonight. Volume 28 Washington Iowa saturday evening october 2, 1920 num Witt to booze flowing Chicago world will be Back to a Normal soon irk to n wireless dispatch. No details or a Lvi a a. Tho Only american destroy or Iii in 11 or water no tin it Junior nil Brook which arrived there a week no the linty department had received in i it of any Accident to either of tin shift. Delay British mine strike to speakers at Brussels meet predict return to Competition i in few years. Tariff question discussed manager of Lloyd a Bank say a let it not Only dwell together in peace but lot to also Deal freely and in conference Between Lloyd George and Minars representatives results in a postponement. London oct. 2 tin Coal i Flke no tic to tip h weft today Hatm Hee fat it of ported for another fortnight it wan announced this act la in Rcd Utt cd from a condemn c Between Premier Lloyd a orge nil of tin Miner and owner. Brussel oct. 2.�?distinct and multiplying sign of eco Umic improvement Are seen in countries Moat Hake Tihy the great War and optimism Over their i it Tiro is Felt. According to speaker at the International conference in so Don Here. Some of those who spoke before the conference declare that in a few year the world will return to Active Competition Between Sellers and that the present context Between bus Era will pass. Advantage Only temporary diaries Cautere belgian Lulater of Commerce asserted the temporary advantages enjoyed by countries allowed to Export freely will turn to their disadvantage a a result of prohibitive rates of Exchange. Quot let of not of try try it i together to Pence and Unity Quot in i Henry Bell manager of Lloyds Hank Ladoo a shut let us also Deal together freely and in Harmony Quot or Bell disclaim any intention of raising a controversy but said the question of free Trail arose immediately la connection with a discussion of the situation. Peace and Trade linked. Ile referred Delegate to the conference to the Deeth Ratum of the supreme economic Council against the Barrier to International Commerce. Aud expressed the Hope the conference would make it Clour that behind nil question of International Trade Wax the question of durable peace. Quot it in a great error a in leclnre1, Quot to consider the Success of one nation in Trade a detriment to others. Commerce is not a form of conflict but on the contrary it is that which should Hind nations the expression Quot free Trade Quot was mentioned Only rarely and the trend of the greater part of the discussion j was toward the Benting Down of barriers of International Trade. Quot Japan is for commercial Liberty and fair play we must have Freedom of Exchange a was the Way m. Mori a japanese Delegate put it. Must Trade freely. Don Jose Elguera. Shaking for Spain said the greatest Freedom of Trade should prevail but than nothing should he done without a unanimous Resolution of the conference. Fenzl Lohoy curls chhoy of India differed from the British delegates on the Tariff question. Ile contended that countries should be left to decide the question in the Light of their own interest. He declared that there was a Strong current of opinion in India in favor of a system of Protection. Favors food stuff Pool. Ferdinand quart lore for Italy went Flirtie than the previous speakers. He was in favor not Only of a the greatest Freedom for International Commerce but also for a the pooling of raw materials Coal and the necessity of simplifying transport regulations was mentioned by several of the speakers at intervals during the discussion of International Trade. Armenian hungarian Argentine and uruguayan official reports were presented but the conference seemingly has got beyond the period where it is interested in statistics and apparently 1s impatient to see results from the work of committees. The full session apparently will be adjourned from saturday to wednesday in order to give tin delegates full time for work in committee. Morocco tribesmen routed. Madrid tot 2.�? my a Eun tribesmen Bur i teen driven front position in the Nyji Piodi zone in that country by a column of halite mid european troop on a forced night Mardi from to Tiitu and Titian. According to old Elal ii i spa i Che. Plenty of Coal in Iowa no occasion for alarm in Hawkey state says fuel association experts. Borah quits g. 0. P. Stump-1 clash seen Washington the r. To the week. And then will go to t Uinci tint to speak by support of the candidacy of senator Brundege. Another of the league Irre it who i a for reelection to the Senate. Senator Borah m a a will hold himself in readiness to it re to in the interest of other senator a a pro Itig the league who Are candidates for re election. Hint of league clash As he gets in touch with Johnson. Federal jury indicts ponzi charge of misuse of mails by Boston Man bated on forty three counts. Sends wire to californian Idaho 8enattr to go to Connecticut a and speak in support of candidacy j of Brandegee league irreconcilable. I Moines. In., oct. 2. 4prop<t an go Ltd for plenty of Coal for ult purpose during tip coming Winter in the opinion of ii it. Went and j. Ii. A. Morrow president mid vice pro shh it re the National foal Anssu it Iati ii expressed to re. There in no m Casino for alarm they raid. Wrangel captures Kharkov a Nib bolshevik loader takes important town and cuts red com. Munica Tlona. A duty Jon. Oct. I. A Ile Preterite firm Nijm Trtany City in Southern Russia 250 Miles North of the sen of Azov it has been captured by aut amp of Sholk i forces commanded by Cen. Baron j Range the capture of of City together with the Advance of polish and ukrainian Force pc to of Kiev. Is con a tiered Here As having imperilled Tim of Hus ton soviet i to Ltd of Iii the vice Day of Nikolaev near Odessa. Liner brings in $7,500,000 Baltic from Liverpool has Large car go of Gold consigned to american banker. New York. Oct. 2.�?the White Star liner Baltic from Liverpool Ppd Queenstown. Arrived Here with Gold Bullion valued at consigned to Anir Iran banker. Ouide Ambrose Channel tin Baltic encountered a Hurricane. Sin turned and ran out to a until Daylight. Soviet forces Are in flight w baiting Tan Ort 2. Senator Borah progressive of Idaho has written Republican headquarter it new York and re Lago asking that to f More speaking Date he made for him in the Republican president my Campaign. Senator Borah also in Telegraph to dilator Johnson lip i Uli Tornia i another of the league of nations or recon callable nod i awaiting a reply. Or. Borah declined to discus tin. Message hut there Ware reports that it had to do with Lite Tongue of nations Issue. Recently ended tour. Keator Horah re a entry completed a speaking tour in the interest of the candidacy of senator Harding. There was no explanation Hen of the re Moti for his message to the new York and Chicago Republican headquarter other than report that he Slid other league opponents had tie-1 come disquieted by the attitude of j Many party Leader to the league covenant As drawn at Versailles and submitted to the Senate by president Wilson. The senator himself would not discuss the matter. Senator Horah is known to have receive nod devoted much set qty to the International court plan As brought Back from Europe by i ii Ilia Hoot of new York who helped to draft it. And it a Learned that the senator is opposed to the plan. Hiop so Ilion a said to in bused largely on the ground that the court a designed a part of the Machiu-1 Ery of the league of nations. Published reports tune had it that senators Horah and Johnson were a planning i submit a series of questions to senator Harding Des Gin i to develop definitely whether Iii the events of i election or. Harding would j Quot is Rupa the league covenant. Will Aid Brandegee. Senator Horah Bas stated that these reports were a a news to hug. Tim Idaho senator will remain in by Ston oct. 2 the Federal grand jury indicted Fri Aries Pond promoter of the scheme by w la ii million of Doh far were obtained from investor on Promise to pay fit per cent profit for using the Nalls in sin to defraud. The indictment of w he ii there wen1 two of forty three smut each Wert the longest 1 rtt frit .1 Here in years. Ponzi in of def re prisoner at the East to Ambridge Lii and is tinder indictment also by flute court for larceny. H of halt called on Ireland reprisals Irish Secretary warns constabulary that acts of vengeance must cease. Sinn fein Heid sees Filiti new Plab on foot i to help baseball Arthur Griffith founder of organization charges Acta Are calculated policy of government wont discuss Greys proposal. National commission of three celebrated americans. Complete reorganization al the a Lineal game to suggested by a Chicago emptiness Man. Chicago Ort. A tonn plete re argon Izar iou of the oat Fermi baseball rom i Sion. Placing a primp no in of Llu in.ti01 i game Iii the hands of three of the country most eminent Ellis cons is suggested in n plan made Public Hove by a. In Lunker of mileage a her try stockholder in tin cub. The plan already has Bomi approved by four of tin sixteen major league clubs the us. White sox. Jinni Ami Pittsburgh pirate and was sent to the other twelve for consideration. First discussed several Mouth ago by or. Lasker and other gentlemen sportsmen Olio have heavy i Moncin interests in the game a Well ii love for Dean sports it is put Forth it thin time because f the disclosures still being made that crooked gamblers have acceded in corrupting Many of the Best known players. If the proposal in approved men of Hie standing of Federal judge i Andia general Pershing win Htu Howard left. Numier president of the United stat senator Hiram Joh Imon Willia Mcadoo former Secretary of tile Treasury Aud maj. Gen. Leonard Wood would be drafted to serve. Use the want ads. Dublin let. 2.�?-warning against reprisals. To mutter what the provocation was Given the Royal Irish constabulary by in Namur Greenwood Hie chief Secretary for Ireland. In a speech on the occasion of a distribution of medals. Me dwelt upon the provocation which bad been Given the Pollee with i ski of their number murdered and 17 f wounded bul declared no reprisals i could in countenanced by Hie author j tics. In congratulated tile men upon their general maintenance of do Cpl tie appeals to Irish people. Quot your duly Aud he said a la to arrest criminals and Endeavor to prevent further crim1. I Appeal to All Irish people men Ami women what a Kjof their creeds and Ted to Anile in kids Endeavor. You an a disciplined of a or let and i confidently count on you to maintain that discipline not matter what the provocation. The accounts of reprisals i certain newspaper Are often misleading Ami frequently nit Oreper so in Cass of justifiable self defense a reprisal hut to litre Are Case in \ which unjustifiable action a undoubtedly been taken. These Case Are being investigated. A in tile meantime it is Tver Ess Jiffy to repeat Slih emphasis that reprisals will ruin discipline. They cannot lie countenanced by those in authority.1 the great provocation which the men suffer in seeing their comrades and friends murdered i fully recognized. And by no one More than myself hut you Are urged in spit of that provocation to maintain that self control which has characterized your forces in tin past. Quot i assure you that von have behind j you in a our great difficult and danger j j Ouk duty the support of the govern j meld. We believe that Tho right will i win in the end and that we Are on the right tin likening Telegram state that a circular signed by general Tudor i hits 1ismk�d to Iii police from i Dublin Castle warning them against participating in reprisals and doctor a tog that on pro of of such nets having j i teen committed disciplinary Meas 1 Are to to i it allowed by severe punishment will he adopted. Griffith charges plot. A barges that the reprisal in Ireland were a calculated policy of the government that the occasion for them Vivis often afforded by the Provo cation of agent and that a plot sex i 1st for the assassination of the Irish Republican Leader were made by Arthur Griffith founder of the Simi fein organization. Or or filth preferred these charge in ii Long statement to american King Lush and Continental newspaper men. Or. Jolt fish declined to discus the plan brought Forward by Viscount Grey for ii settlement of the Irish question. Or. Griffith Fri a the ground that Ford Grey Fioke Only for himself and that no proposal could lie entertained unless it came from an authorized source i he Minn Ltd Puhi Isles a detailed list of 209 armed Soldier and police who fell into the hands of the Quot Republican army sine Alay. It say the men were treated with Courtesy As prisoners of War and were released uninjured after they had been document a Nim lion Quot is not a huge murder so Riel saloons Are doing a big business a Joh Dalba mfr rav in Fob Kment him Losh i ulu in Dell i it Kent on. Dit onh sen. Crane is dead Vav. Murray a not former v. H. Hen Abir die today after Bever weeks 111 nose Sacristy to the evening journal Ltd hic ago Ort 2.-�?Chicago Braw Erie and Saloon arc having a heavy run of real old fashioned business disarmed. The slim fein according to a made pub claimed this proves the or lie today by major Dairy Tnp an per visor of Federal prohibition enforcement. Major Dairy triple charges thai the Wales Prince at Bermuda Bra Werle a a actively manufacturing. A real Beer and that a thousand an. To take port in ceremonies of bermudas tercentenary of sail. Tog of Pilgrim. Hamilton Bermuda oct. 2# the Prince of Wales homeward hound from Australia on the British Buttle Rani Are. Renown arrived Here from Antigua for a thro Days visit was Given an enthusiastic Welcome. During i stay he will take part in the concluding ceremonies of Bermuda tercentenary which is linked with the Taneytown a tercentenary Arni those of the sailing of tin Pilgrim for America. St. Louis waiters strike. St. Louis oct. 2.�?hotels, clubs and restaurants Here were affected by the strike of Cooks waiters mid Oda Dis pen Sera which started at Midnight As a result of the action of the hotel and Kea Aurant Kereji Erst association in inaugurating the a Jofh to shop policy and refusing demands for wage increases. In Loon in ii ago Aud Vicinity _ soiling Beer and Moonshine in Largo quantities. He further declare thu hts Effort to enforce the Law Aru meeting with no support from Tim Chicago Pollee and that the traffic i going in under the very Eye of the City a officials who will take m step to Check it. He under these condition major Rymple say lie to helpless and ids department can accomplish Little. A Rwy it i i to the brents journal Dall an mum., Oft. in Unior. Murray Crane died Aud Dittly today at i Home Here. He Hal in Iii Fin several weeks. To starve Erin by embargo Glasgow correspondent of Irish Newt says government is considering drastic measures. Says several 1920 games were fixed Belfast oct. 2.�?according to the Glasgow of the Irish news. A nationalist Organ th1 govern. Meat is considering the withdrawal of j All troops from the Interior of Ltd Ltd Ireland to the seacoast town and establishment of a Boycott to starve out tin Smith of Quot reprisals on the existing method and a More extensive scale prove the end of a perfect Day 0 prosecutor Hoyne says plans Laid to fix coming series. Miners quit Spain for u. S. Chicago a state s attorney return from new York with new Evl Dence of baseball crookedness. Bolshevik defeat Complete on Northern front. Soviet troops Retreat in disorder to escape capture by poles soldiers murder leaders. U. S. Destroyer hits a mine no details Are Given and Navy de. Part mint is without a report. Riga Latvia get. 2.�?the United states destroyer Kane struck a mine is a was entering it Iff a by Ace org Warsaw oct 2.�?the defeat of the russians on the polish Northern front seems virtually Complete. The soviet troops Are reported fleeing eastward in disorder in an Effort to avoid being surrounded by the in Oles who Are in close Pursuit. The result of the polish Victory is declared by the military experts As eliminating any Chance of the bolshevik launching the full offensive which War minister Trotzky was credited with planning to drive Buck the poles from tile territory they occupied after the failure of the soviet attempt to capture Warsaw. The advices from the front report that one Ramum division surrendered to the poles after having murdered All the commis snirus with it who tried to compel the troops til offer resistance. In giving details of the Advance the Ccu in unique reports that Posen troops sweeping eastward took the railway Junction of Pur Unovitch North of the Pinsk marshes the key to the old Ger Man Trench lines. With it a Quantity of War material was taken. South of the or let the russians have been pushed Buck Acrons the River slut sch. B i y. T Ai Init a 900 strikers to Rio Tinto District of cide to make move�?-400 others leave. Chicago get. 2.�?-at least six 1020 major league Bas Jull games were a mixed a by gamblers the same clique which tonight up White sox players to throw last season s worlds series to Ciff Cannati. There probably were More. And plans were Laid by the gamblers to a fix Quot the 1020 series. Such were the charges revealed by state s attorney Hoyne when he returned from new York. La immediately took charge of the grand jury investigation. Or. Hoyne said Quot i have evidence that several of the 1920 games were a fixed and i have information t hut the forthcoming series was to lie Quot while in new York i gathered together Loose threads of a 1920 scandal in baseball which would far Sari miss that of last season a he said. Quot it appeared that the Gambers had met with such Success that they were Brazen in their plans to pollute the National sport. Rumours of their crookedness were floating from the housetops As it were. A Ami there was evidence too though i had not sufficient time to run it Down to to certainty but i left numerous trusty investigators in the East Tine am expecting them to Complete the work i started. A what will la the result i will not say at this time but i will entice the assertion that then is More and bigger scandal coming in the by Schall Atter a conference with his aids Over the past work of the Gram jury and its results or Hoyne went before the tribunal to assure it that Tonus wholly in Accord with its actions. Huelva. Spa in oct. 2.�?More than 900 miners who have been on strike in the Rio Tinto District have decided to emigrate to the United states and will leave Spain about the Middle of october. Another party of 400 to leaving for another Spanish province returns bet on 1919 series ohioan sends Back Money won on reds after recent scandal expose. Danville i., oct. 2. Diogenes May now return his lantern to them it a in the harness room. His work is done Hie honest Man having been found. He is Miller Huber Salesman of Cincinnati. Who returned to Walter c. Spitz Danville Baker a Check for Sio won on the worlds series baseball games Hist fall. In View of recent happenings he writes that it does not appear tin Best team won. And in Justice to himself 1� mtg s he cannot retain the Money he won. Big Plant reopens oct. 4 president of willya Overland com. Party denies Toledo works shut Down indefinitely. New York oct. 2. John n. We Flyg president of the a Uhlys Over ipod company says that reports that Ute w1i-Lys-Overlumt Plant it Toledo has shut Down for an indefinite period Are la Correct. The company la states i rearranging its parts department and inn King changes i ii Cher department and the entire pin al will resume open. Lions monday morning. A .1 to. I
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