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Washington Evening Journal (Newspaper) - October 14, 1920, Washington, Iowa
The evening journal Man run probable flt a Alto and Friday fool or tonight fat of �rw4i, her Terri fit run portion. Volume 28 Washington. Iowa Tiu a ska evening it Obb 14, my number 206congressmen Are involved report says rip faced by i. S. Farmers committee of agricultural com Ferince at Washington sub Mitt its findings. A miamis immediate remedy indy blam the Federal Reserve system for their trouble a go into detail on cause of Tho present situation. Washing on Ort it. A a general bankruptcy Tun i Uin Arr inevitable Quot tin Irani pome in Iii a Ajili a it Iii let in foil in to relict c tin present Prim a it Oil lion a it affect the Farmer say a i min Kun Hud tied to Tim agricultural and rare her by a general in Hiuet i a a my i to tingly by situation. The report Aas adopt by tar Era Terrace wit inuit a dissenting vote. The Camii Muttee Blume the of Deral a a a Servo system for present Prim a Hariting Tomt it a Cha arbitrarily with id from u isling the Basic Industry of till country to maintain a la a of Prim that at least meet Tho coat of or i us the it oui Milter say a it in wrung a t matter of a Why Artill tally to Pons Down Joie of commodities and it la wrong to Tran web the my Conine it lattes. For much n program inevitably Tori a upon Lite producer the heaviest Burden a of Decotia traction an i read detail causes of situation. Tin rpm a it of the Corn Hilt i in say the prevent sit a i Ion a brought shout by the following official Acta a a boat rift Ion of credit. A raising the rat or discount no farm product. A discontinuance of the w a finance Corpora thin. A the Dot Emend gun oui by the Secretary of the Treasury tin go rior of the Federal Reserve i Nard Ami tin Federal mine Hanks have been count in if to the effect that Emit mod try Price particularly the prices of farm products. Net. Too High. Bim that a prewar basis or an approximation of a prewar basis of prices must in reached within a abort time. A the consequent effect of these utterance upon the member Banks of the Federal Reserve system soil the j Hanking Industry of the county it generally a to cause them to withhold because of theft i a that the Security taken Waskl necessarily decline. A eth action of tile Federal Reserve a mind in counting the Bond held try a Coniber Hank a part of the coi Umer a Lal credit of the Hanks holding these grads thereby enormously decreasing the Power of such Hanks to extend the needed credits to the agricultural interest of their respective Corn run i a. A your committee feels that the officials of the Treasury department and the Federal Reserve system have exceeded their authority when they publicly announced opinion us to Prier it of farm products which have resulted in Iii in St oils Price declines the committee further reports that it is of tile opinion a that the functions of these institution As expressed in the Law Are to discharge the duties imposed on them by the Law Anil spirit of the Low regardless of what Effort it May or May not have upon the markets of the country Aud Price of commodities. View on rat of discount. A Evv believe that the rate of discount should be determined first by the character of the palier offered for discount and secondly by the aggregate earnings of the Federal be serve system Aud that tin rate should not he use us a weapon to deflate i Rhes or discourage proper Loans and commercial transactions. A we therefore insist that the fells al resent officer and officers of the Treasury department shall discontinue and desist from issuing statements of tie a a opinions As ii prices and their attitude toward the trend of commercial the committee recommends that the Rale of discount for the marketing of the agricultural products he made As Low us Justich talc by a sound business and that the rate on it in cd or a a Tuin Luaa it impel Jamu kit Ham form end that the Rnic in not a a hanged during the period of of marketing. A a of the Federal Reserve officer will take such action at once the Rem rate be Quot with particular reference to a More us ral of Silica in extending credit for the encouragement of exports we believe that the distress Ami unrest among the Farmer of the country will he greatly f. D. Roosevelt shaken up democratic candidate for vie president get severe Jolt in Auto mishap. Are pea tie ind., oct 11.�?franklin a Roosevelt Demon Chr vice pro dental nominee wag shaken tip hut uninjured when an nub it my to Ile carrying him from Craw Ford Hie la Green a a la threw a tire in to North of Ladoga tin ear a going Only at a moderate sewed and a lib Ltd leave the Rood. Or Roosevelt a transferred to another ear Ami nit his journey stopping at in Iii a Hdale and Bainbridge to give Short talks. Prob opened by officials on prohibition a prohibition affairs in that state were Nett twang efficiently it was i sorted How Par. That nothing a so far beef dust in. I that could connect or. Valburt a with we it he a ago scandal. Harding odious of South Republican Candida a amp visit to historic Batty ground precede lunch Ori. Men High do in booze ring to is claimed wreck buildings in Dublin British Soldier break from Barrack and spread terror in Street of Irish capital. Dublin. Ort. 14.�?-Breastag out from the Gay to Urray u at left o clock last night by Utah Mold Iera proceeded to off. K Simp Aud Busi Tex pin a a. The crowd remnant by hurling Mon and Brick. The Soldier however tinned with Rifle opened a san set ing Many hmm no scattering the to do a. All mire. T car have in ii stopped. Fighting i going to now Tai Chattanooga to Inget. 14.�?an Outing among tin i til Wir landmarks al amt Chattanooga a is arranged by ten less be Republic. Lender for Hen ii Tor Harding the puny nominee for president who opt i de his Southern j so Ahng Campaign Bast night in tile municipal Tabernacle an automobile trip to Points of his j torte intercut begin Asun after the arrival her of 11�?o Harding special train occupied Saadi int. And his party j until late Atie Noou. I a Donar Ridge. Lookout Mountain it Tai Chickamauga were on the route of the drive and a feature a a picnic luncheon it stg i Limtt it not let. 14.�?-a to result of \ Niaj noun Kitfu the a maxing whisk ring revelation practically every City in the u. S. To be investigated at once. Liquor Gomes from Canada whisky ring also operating from Point in Mexico revelation of amazing condition in Chicago Spur to action. Two congressmen reported involved in $30,000 whisky bribe. Judge Landis to take Case eleven men mimed is Leader of gang government officials distil. Or. Saloon men and whisky runners involved. In chips go prohibit Ion Ufi Idiu or milking investing noun in Pine shall every City in the unit stat it woe announced hor1. Particular Effort i being made to Aace Tahi Whittier Grid nil or employ in have ahind1 of tuber of tile ring to pidgin a exults for whisky by illegal Saran. According to report hat has a been receive by Oumou Oarr Kramer at least two Moulin of Congress in a officials Are involved in til1 Chicago revelation a. Assume International aspect. Official Bol love that the in est i git lira will disclose Mii Vixien of the ring throughout 4 i Nadu and Mexico a Maine to Mon m by Tell a. Port la nil. My. 01 la Mains worn in Mil give Lindy pact nip and Date a if birth before in to # Egi it ered a voter a a hate cd to Tel so to wet a of the Maine it preme court decided. The whale Quay near the out Ranells 1 is to Tiu i uitus a Ais. Fri hip uni ukr lie Jmaj kit. I i or Tounsi it pro by Hitik of full late in Rzym. St a a Twefi Imfeld by the a i to Lei it of weds on her Way to prison j lung quantities of Fri for Fri pm Coho a Quot a i a. Ltd one of Eek he in entire Iowa girl recently sentenced for Kestion of u Lee ing car a foam i killing a suitor begin term Hill it i with whisky sent in charge of a Wrangel loses to victorious reds bolshevik army wins Mariupol. And Bryansk. A married woman. % tent Orvllle. La., net. Ii car do to Quot of eighteen. A to Nelly for Mao daughter for cum Tang Tufty motto an admirer a married to Volmo Malone jut before starting to ii Gin her it Utti a. Appeal will he liken friends say. China has again become Empire Republic Eidd and Empire restored is report. American warships reach Shanghai a Rumor reaches that City of change in government. A Oner a a denigrated in up a new York state. From tin Wigint Lim liquor would have found it Way to new York City. Operation of a gang of rum run in is Between and Tho l Ltd Meta is i said iou Ltd it Ulit for la hire Aimi hit Ltd of liquor Row offered for hit in new York. Handles scotch and Irish a few Day a one investigator found a Saloon in Tho theatrical a Trot w Lih h specialised in Sot i and Irish we sky at in a or Ilbrink Ami 1-to or quart. The to dial Price for liquor sol Over the bar in Nevi York a found to in to cent. Officials of the internal Revenue department denied that a woman employee of the Washington office had been found guilty of accepting bribes to Grunt withdrawal pen ult. The removal of or. Gladys a. Arburn on. Former prohibition Rommie Shiner for California from office won due it was stated to the fact that report from Sebastopol say Antl bolshevik Leader a started offensive against new sixth army. Constantinople Ort. 11 a tile re of eur Union by the Ltd Ian in ols Belld of Mariupol and by Ryu Tosil on the sea f t Axon la Apo need. This represent a setback for Thoj of a rce of general Range tin anti Hoh Liei tit Coso Mudra in South Lim Ala. Who re Nutly was reported in put it Seston of liar Ulm urn in Intuni control of the entire sea of Axon. Sebastopol Crim get. L Range a Lauri i d ids ext end offensive Agal int the new s eth urine of the it soviet forces. Sheltered behind the Dnieper. In ral Wrangel is a air Ryling out a pin fling movement con verging on the town of a Koku. Northeast of Kherson. Fine weather la favouring the operations. General Ranger North front extends from Mart tool Northwest to Kab Rin Alan along the railway. General Yvra Ngel now has Cle Aneil out the soviet for Ewi b b have Leen a a to rating along the network of railways in the donets Basin. Chica i. Get. 14.�? evidence of a Ever til kinds showing that bootlegging info a Lingo inst Etui of being Only the Hoth of a few Saloon pc hts willing to take a Hance was conducted by a powerful organisation of High in a love official Perhaj even two congressmen.5 i in the h kinds of Federal authorities. Already the stratum covering the underworld dealing in liquor is badly crack no according to investigator it is to burst wide of a n in an a exposure i lint will shake nil eleven in a named As remiers in the whisky ring go irume it officials. Dhu Ullh a. Saloon men whisky runners and Fine express company employee arc involved by alleged confessions and evidence a i to red by government in vertigo fur a a three so inquiry Fiey Are Aid to l ave it Perat a with a of tut o in Money i Jav is al no Brill log i us. Log to win Over no accused of having re1ea�efl whisky on a few go so a Taii. H. It. Kennedy one of win Hen a ask who ii said to have neglected notifying the govern toe tit of liquor Sulpi notify. I ii Haskell. Chicago manager of the american distilling company at Loon youth stat Avreet. Blatti Lew Weydert a Olvil clan and re entire agent Thomas Flint special agent of the american exp rocks it of my any. Edward i Fodden Ond j. ,1. Of Ter. 4jhtn Lacota Uve Ime. Former my a to. Charles inn and Ben Collins a Loon Kec Pera. Of Rcd a Leach sold to have been a Fuiks Man for flip ring. Sadler fear assassination. I a. Sadler the new y Ork broker w Hose al a confession bared a pow i Erful bootlegging Syndicate in which two congressmen and High government official Are suspect so of membership 8on�. Has col lapsed us or fear that own he \ named would kill him. Federal officials who questioner Sadler and they do not believe his fright w i fancied. They hurried him a wit of the City to a sanitarium on the North Shore a Tai to men to guard Ais life. They shared his terror to the extent of keeping secret the locution of Sadler Refuge. Baptist Pastora salary increased the Kee Hildred Imp Lars and Oku at Anni Ai Congha Gath in a ii meeting Bryan would cancel debt earnestly advocates cancellation of ten billion dollars owed by european Allice. Waal Nifon Ltd to. 14.�?william Jennings Bryan earnestly Dvo Cattal can get Tang that Leht Ltd of $10.ikk�. My it a 0 owl the i note in states by England. France and the other former Alite in an at dlr of before the world bother Hood of derail a a in Ltd Eventt Ltd Here. A Iii it is Lih. Said at the annual Roll Call and business meeting of Tho Baptist congregation held yesterday evening Tho salary of the efficient and popular pastor. Rev. M. A Regan was increased $800. Plan were discussed for extensive improvement on the Church building. Including re decorating the Interior of the edifice remodelling of the Tower and painting the exterior of both Tho Church and Par thl work will be undertaken Early next Spring. Report received showed that All department Ani organizations of the congregation Art in a flourishing condition and encouragement and optimism were the prevailing notes of the meeting. Tho following persons were chosen to serve the congregation As officers the coming year los Emma Mccheane clerk. F. H Sage. Of Hassrer mrs. J. N. Dodd financial Secretary. Trustees a. B. Carr. Mrs. J. W. Bishop. Or. Chis. E. Hays organist. Mrs. Lloyd Arnold assistant organist. I the choir a empowered to select the chorister assistant chorus to and a Der of Chatras. And they have chosen f. R. Rage. Bert f. Campbell and d. L. Grimes to fill the respective places. A fevers head usher a. W. Yard assistants V. Brown j p. ,. The world my Utti Tom Ltha. Sam i Wood Ralph Minicky Howard Kerr n Tim a i or. to in a a Row. A Nhy Thompaon. A a ii world of Brothers or it if brutes.1 Ruch dict foil ii Maint Ahie i. Would lie the first step toward Universal Reeoh filiation. Eggs Rob Bank of 550,000 Prei Dent seriously wounded by four men who loot Strong boxes in California. A four heavily Over the f in Asport than of liquor. The i Syndicate i to believed to have rattle j $2,000,000 profit. Land s to act. Judge i Ai my it announced that he wild la be a Call for a special Federal grand jury to investigate the a whisky rings Quot of Chicago and nil the criminal it pern tion in which they Are alleged to have taken part. Besides John j. Mclaughlin a a a a a a Judy internal re re to tie agent and Oakland Cal net 14 formerly a state legislator who Wasno. Named in the first Nimby i figs of the underground quake ten other men Wen listed As implicated in the con fess Ion if i. A. Sadler a new York stockbroker who admitted he was a principal in to big whisky transaction. Although Sadler confession according to District attorney Dyne has pot been confirmed at All Point it is holstered by other evidence obtained by government agents. Accused by Sadler. The disclosure warrant naming the following men or. To Lyme said Oll. A then owner Ltd the grand dad distillery at Louisville by. And of the Louisville baseball club who la Lester Duke and John Crone. Pioneer of Clay township is dead Omro w. Bosworth aged about 70 years died yesterday evening at the county Hospital where he Hod bran Tor treatment since last saturday. Or. Bosworth a one of the Pion Cera of Clay twp., the family hav my bandits held up the a come to that Community about Bank of Alameda Bounty at Alvarado a shot Ami a Riouddy wounded August la. May president of the institution and escape with $,0,0txt. Customs control is Given to Irish Ireland to get big Concession from British government. Shanghai a ii h. Ort. . Chang Tsuo Lin governor of Fen Gloo has overthrown to Beking government and proclaimed a Bio Birtig according to a Rumor current in tills City. This Rumor a not been authenticated and no a tails have been re a a Elv lure. But chinese it Fri gals a ave let a profoundly a Tirril by it Gen. A hang Tsao Lin a probably the strongest military Leader during Hie recent conflict Between Lite Chihli and Anfu forces. Ile played a Lead-1 lug tart during that trouble and a accused of being a tool of the japanese. It to tile supposition Here that the coup if it really has taken place i an Effort to restore to lit throne former emperor Ihsuan Tung Sun of Prince of to. General Lushun commander of chinese government troops in the provinces of and Kingsl. And Leader of a powerful political clique committed suicide at banking by shooting himself. Tho text of his will declared his action was due to developments at peking Aud the failure of measures he had advocated for tile a salvation of the half of the general Fortune it it of Many millions of yen was left to carry of the work of famine Relief and education. Ills death it is believed will have far reaching political result. Three american warships the Cruiser Huron and the Light Cruiser Albany and new Orleans arrived Here wednesday. On Hoard the Huron the flagship was Admiral Albert Cleaves commander of the american Asiatic Fleet. This vessel which a formerly the Smith Dakota i the largest warship Ever to come up the Allwang Juu River to thy City s of of Trout of John b. Thrift or. The year 1842. He was very Well known in the southwestern part of the county. He a a member of the Clay congregational Church. There survive two Brothers. A. B. Bosworth of Richland and h. L. Boo Worth of Colorado. Funeral plans have not been announced. Offer Wilt be made by the Cabinet at the opening of parliament. London oct. 14.�?in an attempt to induce Ireland to accept Home Rule tin British government has decided to give Ireland the control of Irish customs rho British Cabinet sent out tin urgent request to their whips am Ste porters to attend the first Day session of parliament on tuesday expecting a critical debate on the reprisals question. At Kalb Breen the sinn Fedora took summary action with St Man alleged to he a secret service agent. He stated he was a Quot Black and Tun Quot running away from the vengeance of Tim Simi Fainer when he entered lie workhouse giving his us me As Mahoney. Earlier in told the Pollee thai stun Fainer were after him and lie wanted Protection. A it left in the morning in til company of a number of tramp masked men suddenly appeared with revolver and killed him. Wilson wires Tris speaker announcements american legion anti Allex ool Diers. Military funeral please meet at the american legion club room under the Farmers amp merchant Bank at 2 15 p. In. Sunday. Oct. It to March a escort at the funeral it ski. Claude Swisher. 206t3 tile Young women Home missionary society of the m. E. Church will meet with mrs. Jesse Busby on s. Iowa ave., Friday afternoon and evening. The presbyter congregation social will be held at the Church Friday evening at 7 30 of clock. Indoor Hack meet. Come. 205ui the ladies Aid society of the methodist Church will hold their regular business meeting Friday afternoon at Tho Church. 205t2 the president congratulates Cleveland manager on Success in world series. The Rebekah Lodge will hold their regular meeting Friday evening i the i. O. O. F. Hall. Ladies please bring sandwiches. 20613 first United presbyterian people notice the annual thank offering in gathering will be Sabbath morning. The 17th. Instead of the 24th, As some were notified. Please note change. Imp a ptts attention a the to whim and workers conference will he held this evening at 7 30 at the Church. Cleveland o., Ort. 11.�?manager Tri speaker of the world s Champion Cleveland indians received a Telegram of congratulation from president we in son the Telegram was us follows a May i not congratulate you on Tim suede a of your honest and sincere efforts a Woodrow i ,&Quot regular meeting of bet hiking commander Friday evening october 15. Work in the order of the lied Cross. 62t Tim Rural women a club meeting which was to have been held this afternoon a been postponed until next week on account of or. Marie death. 6t3 the members it if Titae presbyter Church will hold a congregational social in the Church Parlours Tom car Row night it 8 o clock. Members and friends of congregation Are invited there will be a Field meet
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