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THE BEE: OMAHA, THURSDAY, MARCH 21, 1918
TO NAME WILSON
Commoner in Lincoln Address
Pays More Attention to Roast
of Democratic Senate in
(From a Staff Correspondent.)
Lincoln,. Jlarch 20. (Special.)
There' is considerable comment in
Lincoln today, following the address
. of V. J. Bryan'at the atiditorium last
night, because the commoner did not
once mention the name of the presi
dent of the' United States in his
speech. The nearest he came to it
was when he mentioned that a demo
cratic house and a democratic senate
had passed the national prohibition
act and that a democratic president
had signed it.
It is noticeable that th local demo
cratic paper leads in the comment and
in mentioning the matter calls atten
tion to a similar meeting two years
ago. where Mr. Bryan criticized the
president for adopting a policy of pre
paredness and for not doing more
than 'he had done to bring about
peace in Europe.
It is also noticeable that the same
paper in its issue today calls attention
to that part of his speech covering the
calling of the special session of the
lcgis!aure and called the words used
by Mr. Bryan as a "studied affront id
" When Governor Neville was asked
todav if he had anything to say re
garding Mr. Bryan's reference to the
matter, he said there was nothing to
Mr. Bryan appeared so happy over
the fact that the democratic party was
for oice on the side of prohibition
that he gave alt the credit for prohi
bition legislation to the democrats and
gave republicans no thanks for their
part in the enactment of the laws
along thatJine passed by congress.
.That he was very much worried that
the conversion of is party was not
a permanent thing was evidenced
by the way he lambasted the Ne
braska senate and threatened the
members with being placed in the
kaiser class if they didn't come across
at the coming special session with
a hip-hurrah for a ratification of the
national prohibition act of congress
Elmer Thomas Appoints
(From a Staff Correspondent.)
v ' Lincoln." Neb., March" 20. (Spe
cial.) Following out the lines of a
resolution passed at the mass meet
ing of prohibition workers held last
night in which W. J. Bryan was the
speaker, Chairman E. E. Thomas has
appointed the following legislative
committee that win oe expected 10 ou
effective work convincing members ot
the. coming special session of the
legislature that action should be taken
k." ratifying the national prohibition
A. C. Epperson, Clay Center;
Harry Sackett, Beatrice; W. T.
Thompson, Lincoln, Nebraska Dry
federation; II. F. Carson, Lincoln,
aiti-saloon league; Mamie Clafflin,
Lincoln, Women's Christian Temper
ance union; A. G. Wolfenbargcr,
speakers bureau, Lincoln; J. Dean
Ringer, Omaha, Douglas County Dry
committee; J. A. Murray, University
Place, prohibition party; I. J. Dunn,
Omaha; Charles W. Bryan, Lincoln;
F. A. Harrison, Lincoln; W. R. Pat
rick, Sarpy county; M. M. Bruggcr,
oClumbus; Mrs. aftrick McGeer,
Falls City; Elmer J. Burkett, Lincoln;
Arthur T. Wrav. York.
"flip committee will hold its first
meeting at the Lindcll hotel in Lin
coln to organize and plan a campaign
Tuesday, March 26 at li a. m.
Daughters of Revolution
Busily Engaged in War Work
Ic.catrfce, Neb., March 20. (Spe
' ciaP i-At the opening session last
night of the state conference of the
Daughters of the American Revolu
tion. Mrs. Warren Perry of Fairbury
and Mrs. Charles Aull of 01113113,351
state regents, gave brief addresses.
Mrs. Keith Neville, wife of Gov
ernor Neville, was introduced and
spoke jn terms of grateful vapprecia
tion of the splendid work the society
lias been accomplishing in -Nebraska
during the war.
Mrs. Thatcher Guernsey of Kansas,
the president general of the society,
gave the principal addrcssof the eve
ning. Summarized, the work of the
society, she said, is shown in the fol
lowine figures: Knitting gsrments
valued at $295,000: comforts .knit, $34,- j
000; jellies. $6,100; money to war
orphans, $31,000; Red Cross gifts,
?A48,000; miscellaneous, $52,000; to
Ylning Men s Christian association,
$7,500; Young Women's Christian as
sociation, $1,900; communiy houses,
etc.. $21,000. ind ' Belgian charities,
$5,000. Numerous other gifts of small- f-
er amounts bring the total up to $71v
M. ., .
Members have invested heavily m
the two earlier Liberty loan drives i
and a new campaign is under way to
obtain a fund of $100,000, which the
society will invest in the third loan.
Gage for Demonstrator. '
' Beatrice, Neb., March 21. (Spe
cial.) At a meeting of the board of
Supervisors yesterday a resolution
was passed which carried with it the
'contribution of $2,500 toward the farm
demonstrator's salary during the year
1918. The board took this action as
a war measure at the request of the
State Council of Defense, y
- Charter for Paxton Bank. ,
(From a Staff Correapdondent.)
" Lincoln, March 20. (Spec a;
The Paxton State bank of Paxtn has
bacp granted ac harter by the Stite
fcartkiry? board. The capital of the
institution is given as $15,000 and the
officers are M. J. Josson, president;
F. L. Chase, vice president, and
Esther Posson, cashier.
Explains Sewer Project. -
Fremont, Neb.. March 20. (Syrdal
Telegram.) R. E. McDonald of Kan
sas City addressed a meeting at the
High school when he explained the cp
eraiion of the sewage disposal r'ant
Friont proposes to install ea:t cf
town. Fremont voters will be ashed
to vote; bonds of $75,000 at the spring
election to fiance the orooositiov..
Two Omaha Youths
i Snared 2fter Taking
Auto at Fremont
Norfolk, Neb., March 21. (Spe
j cial Telegram.) Art Humphrey
I and Ralph Spillman, who say they
are Umana true drivers, giving
their ages as 18 years, are held
here on a charge of stealing a car
belonging to Arnold Born. The
men were captured near Pilger by
the Pilger marshal, who held them
up with a revolver. The men came
here Tuesday evening and stole the
car a few moments after they were
in the city. By a unique arrange
ment of the Nebraska Automobile
Owners' Protective association, all
roads within a wide radius of this
vicinity were simultaneously guard
ed, with the result that the pair were
unable to get beyond Pilger. Hum
phrey's address is said to be at
2029 North Thirteenth street and
that of Spellman as 2420 Ames avenue.
Chadron Holds Caucus to
Chadron, Neb., March 20. (Spe
cial.) At the citizfns' caucus held
in the court house Tuesday night, the
following were nominated: Mayor,
W. H. Donaghue; city clerk, G. E.
Marriott; surveyor, H. D. Mead;
for councilman, W. A. Saterlec; Frank
Floyd and E. R. Phillips. At the
peoples caucus, held at the skating
rink, George C. Snow was nominated
Two questions are to be voted on
at the coming election. FirTt, shall
the mayor and council grant the in
crease of rates asked, by the Light
and Power company. Second, shall
the mayor and council close on Sun
day all places of amusement that
charge admission fee.
The Dawes county chapter of the
Red Cross now has more than 4.000
members, and has raised more than
Judge Westover, presiding at a
short session of the district court,
sentenced two confessed criminals,
and granted one divorce.
HO SIGN OF. PEACE,
Declares Germany Adopted !
Sharper Policy in Second
Peace Conference to
Kearney Junior Red Cross
-Plans Corn, Pig, Garden Club
Kearney, Neb., March' 20. (Spe
cial.) More than 40 per cent of the
Buffalo county schools now have 100
per cent Junior Red Cross member
ship. This figure includes three of
the1 parochial schools of the county. It
is the belief of the Junior Red Cross
officials here that every school in the
county will be rated 100 per cent be
fore the end of this month.
The Junior Red Cross plans in this
county include the rising of funds
through the corn, pig and garden club
movements, during the vacation
months, so a large working fund may
be available in September when school
work is agin taken up, this money be
ing used for purchase of material
Attorney Fred A. Nye is acting
mayor of Kearney. He was appointed
city commissioner Tuesday night, fill
ing a vacancy cahsed by the death of
M N. Troupe. With Mayor A. R.
Andrews absent from the city, on an
eastern business trip, Mr. Nye takes
hold of the reins.
Gibbon Sdhool Children
Knit Blankets for Sammies
Gibbon, Neb., March 19. (Special.)
Children of the first, second and
third grades have knitted two blankets
for the Red Cross in the last two
months. ' Two little- boys, Roger
Smith and Luther Scott, seven years
old, each knitted 10 blocks. State
Red Cross officials sent a letter of
congratulation to the youthful knitters,-saying
the work was of the
hitrhe st .ilialitv.
Copenhagen, Monday, March 18.
Germany should not Tndulge in de
lusions that world peace has been ac
complished yet, Count von Hertling,
the imperial chancellor, declared in,
concluding his speech in the Reich
stag today on the peace treaty, with
Russia. He added?
"There is not the slighest inclina
tion yet perceptible among the en
tente states to terminate this terrible
war. We, however, shall not lose
faith. We are prepared and' every
thing is ready. Further heavy sacri
fices may come, but I am confident
in dur just cause, our incomparable
army, its heroic leaders and the steads
fast nation. Responsibility for fur
ther bloodshed will fall on the heads
of those desiring its continuance."
Worked for Revolution.
Baron von Dem Bussche-Hadden-hausen,
under-secretary for foreign
affairs, explained that Germany; had
adopted a -sharper and firmer method
in the second phase of the Russian
negotiations, because it realized that
Trotzky, the bolshevik foreign minis
ter, desired not peace, but to instigate
Germany to rebellion and .counted on
a revolution in Germany and Austro
Hungary to help him veil thelact of
"Our negotiators," the under-secret
tary said, "gained the impression that
the Russians expected far more se
vere terms' after they had forced us
to a fresh appeal to arms and their
protest that they were forced to ac
cept our terms without sufficient time
for negotiations was a mere attempt
to save their own faces. Everything
had been discussed fully in December
and the only new demand after the
ultimatum was regarding Kars, Ar
dahan and Batoum." , The peace
treaty provides that these districts in
the Caucasus shall be ceded to
Holt County Man .Wants
To Go After Grasshoppers
(From i Staff Correspdondent.)
Ljncoln, March 20. (Special.) If
any person wants a job captur'ng
grasshoppers, the State Board of Agri
culture can place him, having re
ceived a letter from Frank Macey of
Paddock, Holt county, who desires.to
get serum for grasshoppers.
Vacmation qj grasshoppers js a
new idea and ought to be a lively
oroposition. Mr. Macey writes that
he has seven acres ofthe animals and
it ought to keep a man pretty busy
catching and vacillating each one.
Brother Opposes His
Brother for Mayor
Hebron, Neb, March 20. It's
brother against brother in Hebron's
mayoralty race this spring.
The citizens' caucus last night
selected District Clerk H. L. Boyes
as candidate for mayor, after his
brother, Dr. J. H. Boyes, had beeVi
chosen by the independent citi
zens' caucus Saturday night.
Dr. Boyes, who owns the Blue
Valley hospital here, holds a med
ical commission ' in the United
States army; but has not been
called. H. L. Boyes is Hebron's
fire chief and a vice-president in
the Community club.
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