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Hit BKE: OMAHA. TUESDAY. JUNK 6. 1922. i
President ravs
Tribute to Heroes
Jyinn Veterans of Cohffdcr.
aiy in CVrfinoiiie in Honor
of Coniraik Who Had
Gone on Lat March.
Wasliiueton. June 5 The prc5
tlrnt of the United States, himself
the sou of a union veteran, joined
with gray-clad. Kry-l-ired veteran
ol the conirdcracy who mxxi witn
bowed head at the graves of the
ir.mradrs of "the lost came yester
day in Arlington cemrtrry to fay an
mini trilxite of love and remem
hranre to those who had gone 4ii the lonir march.
Standing lirneath the dr(Kpitijl
fold of the Stan and Stripe, Presi
dent Harding uttered a prayer of
gratitude for a reunited nation.
whose foundation, he said, had been
, cnxnted hy the Mood of confeder
ate and federal alike.
Mr. Harding was not on the pro
gram and hit appearance was a sur
prise to the crowd which had gath
ered for the ceremony in the con
federate tec t ion of the cemetery.
To the tons and daughter! of vet
eran! Mr. Harding added a word of
"Speaking at the son of one who
fought in the union cause," he said,
"I wait to say that I have only
gratitude, commendation and the
sincerest tribute a man can utter for
their sons and daughters who have
lived in the greater aftermath and
ably assisted in turning disunion in
to union, turning discord into' con
cord and reclaiming for posterity all
those things so essential to the wel
fare of this republic."
Tribute to the spirit of the veterans
and sons of the gray tn turning de
feat into rebuilding of the nation was
spoken by the president, who de
clared he wished to pay the greatest
tribute to you of the gray" and his
tribute Was one for the man who bore
up as a loser.
"It is easier to forgive and forget
if you are on the triumphant side,"
said 'Air. Harding, "but it takes a
bigger heart to forgive and forget if
you have gone down in defeat in the
lost cause. I would like to see more
of this fellowship and comradeship
which marks a united America.
25 Mexican Soldiers Killed.
Mexico City, June 5. Twenty-five
soldiers were killed Saturday night
when a krain was blown up between
Tomellin and Santa Catarina, Tlax
cala. according to the newspaper La
HENRY SPENCER, well known
and respected citizen of Water
town,' N. Y who reports te has
gained 13 pounds since he began
taking Tanlac and always tells his
friends how this medicine restored
his health.
"My friends often say: 'Never saw
you looking ' better; what are' you
doing for yourself?' and I always tell
them: 'Well, I am taking Tanlac
now'," recently declared Henry Spen
cer, 415 East St., Watertown, a well
known and highly respected citizen.
"For more than a year;" he said, "I
seemed to be run down all over.
From 160poiuds I fell off to I3S, lost
my appetite and my stomach gave me
no end of trouble. The little I ate
caused jiie to bloat with , gas and I
was subject to dull, heavy headaches.
I had no eac. gy and it was all I could
do to get around the house. I had
duxy spells when everything would
blur before my eyes and I had to
catch myself to keep from falling.
"Well, now, I have gained IS
pounds, feel better in every way and
can work as well as ever, since taking
Tanlac. .. I relish what I eat, with a
fine appetite, and gas, indigestion,
headache and dizziness are complete
ly gone. Yes. sir, I just can't say
too much for Tanlac."
- Tanlac is sold by all good drug
gists. - -
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Finger Amputated
in Ventilator Fan
F.dward L SmHh. 19. of I'biUdfl
nhia. dishwasher at the Hutpodraim
cafe, Eighteenth and Doug Us streets.
raised his hands m tht sir auitnay
r vesting ind after lx lowered them no
ticed some blood on ths floor. On
investigation, h found ths littls
finger of his right hand had been
amputated in ths electric exhaust
vtntilator fan.
On his left hand is a scar which
he says he received when he rsind
his handi in the air while tendvng s
target on the army range at the
Presidio in California, and bullet
grased it. .
"1 thought I was killed that time."
he said, "and when my little finger
was amputated I didn't even feel it.
It's a queer world"
Grading System
for Grain Will
Stand Unchanged
House Committee on Agricul
ture Decides Against Elim
ination of Moisture Con
tent Method.
Washington, June S. (Special
Telegram.) The house committee
on agriculture today definitely de
cided there will be no further changes
in ths present grain grading system
for some time to come.
The committee today took up for
consideration the Steenerion bill,
which would eliminate moisture con
tent as a feature in establishing the
grade of wheat.
Secretar of Agriculture Wallace
and Dr. Taylor, head of the bureau
of markets, appeared before the com
mittee and explained they had
adopted means to obviate the legiti
mate objections that might be raised
to the use of moisture content in
grading. Their method is to have
the moisture content or the extent
of foreign substance stated on the
certificate establishing the grade of
any given quantity of wheat. Both
officials held that to eliminate mois
ture content as a feature in grading
would tend to lower the standards
of wheat. '
The committee held with depart
ment officials and defeated the Steen
erson measure, 8 to 2.
' All other grain grading measures
are pushed aside, pending the work
ing out of the new features of the
system worked out by Mr. Wallace
and his Officials.
The committee on agriculture de
cided, also, to take up at once con
sideration of the Capper-Tincher bill
regulating trading in grain futures.
which is substituted for the measure
which was declared unconstitutional
by the supreme court. ' Members of
the senate have said it -was unlikely
this measure could be passed in the
senate this session, but the farm bloc
has decided to get behind it and rush
it through the house, if possible, in
the hope that the senate may be-able
to consider it in the closing hours
of the session.
Lad Admits Train
Wrecking Attempt
York Youth Held Admits
Trying to Make Passenger
Train Pile Up.
York, Neb., - June 5. (Special
Telegram.) William Lee, 18, is held
in the county jail in connection with
the attempt to wreck the Chicago '&
Northwestern passenger train here
about a month ago. He was arrested
by Special Agent F. M. Sempeck- of
Norfolk about 4 this afternoon. Lee
is employed as a delivery' boy by a
grocer. .
Before Sheriff Jay Miller. Chief of
Police Olson and Sempeck the lad
confessed to the . attempted wreck.
Preliminary hearing of the case is
set for tomorrow. ',
Youth Bathing in River
Drowned Near DeWitt, Neb.
Beatrice, Neb., June 5. (Special
Telegram.) Charles Wenzel, 18, was
uruwneu in ine oiue river one-nau
mile northeast of DeWitt, Neb,,
while bathing with some companions.
It is supposed he was seized with
cramps. He sank before friends
could aid him.' The body was soon
recovered and taken to DeWitt. The
boy was a son of Lester Werizel.
Son of Norfolk Couple Is
Bitten on Legs by Monkey
Norfolk, Neb.. June 5. (Soecial
Telegram.) Edward Stem, son of
Air. and Airs. George L. Stem of this
city, was bitten : in the legs bv a
monkey used for entertainments by
aviators attached to the Western
Flying club of Fargo, N. D. The
wounds are not considered serious.
Sam Musser to Be Taken to
Federal Prison This Week
Sam B. Musser. convicted of using
the mails to defraud and committed
Saturday to the county jail, will go to
Leavenworth the end of the week, in
company with a .party of 14 drug
addicts and other minor offenders
sentenced last week.
S-S.W'IIW Yoa of Boih,Pta
BUckWd. MdSk ErmptiW
.Awl 0lcjlo. TOW blood ll
Powerful btood-elsMstw
tt aa- "tood
11 ofi ! skin of pirn-
Miw.wmii.j, it anTM oat
f ths blood Impurities which cu
- - . n neipe to
naiiafketur new blood cells. thf
5- ser4 & & S. ia eold at
aO drac stores, to two stoes. Ths Up-
Par builds up lot flesh. It help to
(sr ! is ths mors scsswiaisaL
Gov. Small Trial :
Enliv ened by Row
Aniong Jurymen
Question of Ball Game-' or
Piouic Caufg Spat
Aik Judge for Longer
Court Sessions".
Wsukegan, III,. June S.-(By A.
P.) V'ertion S. Curtis, co-defend-tnt
with Uovemot Lcn Small on iharges
ol coiupiracy to defrsud the' ststc,
objected to having- ths Grant Park
bank which the state alleges was a
fictitious iiiklitution for the manipu
lation of iiublic funds listed a a
bank in A banker's directory, jH cord
ing to evidence st the trial of .the
Through Mriiuii 11. lactaon, ot
T)wight and M. H. Jackon, repre-
sentativrt of a Chicago bank who
furnished the equipment for the
Grant Park bank, the state brought
out that Mr. Curtis sikrd the witues
to call up the banker's directory pub
lishers, after thev had made inquiries
about 'the new bank, and tell them
that it -"was not going to he engaged
in banking buiincs."
The week end was enlivened by
another snat between the jury and
their bailiffs, and a quarrel between
the jurymen, it developed when
court met today. The trouble started
Sunday .when the jury voted,' H to
I, to attend a ball game at Antioch,
and the twelfth man, August Larsen,
a Dane, held out for a Viking club
picnic. .The 11 appealed to the judge
to lock Larsen up while they saw
the game, and when he declined and
ruled that Larsen should accom
pany the majority, Larsen develop
ed a headache and the jury stayed
home. ' .- - -
Then a bailiff took" them for a
walk and the jury decided to go fish
ing, but the bailiff declined to walk
to the end of rho-half-mile lighthouse
pier, and the disgruntled jurors fi
nally were forced to fish in shallow
water at the shore' end.
Tnriav the iurort nresented a oeti-
tion to judge. Edwards asking long
er hours in court. I hey- objected
to the working day selected by the
lawyers 10 so 4:30. They proposed
starting at 9 and.working until 5. The
attorneys and court agreed to a com
promise of 9:30 to 4:30 with one
hour for lunch instead of an hour and
a half. t . ... .
by Automobile
Driver, Is Held Under Bond
of $500 Witnesses Say
Caf Movihg'Slowly.
Little Rote O'Mara, 3, daughter of
William .O'Maira, " mechanic, 2817
Pratt street, deceived injuries which
may prove fatal when she -was struck
by ?n automobile driven by H. F.
Giddings;' 3709'North Thirtieth street,
near. Twenty-eighth and iPratt streets
Monday afqrnoMi.' She has a frac
tured skullj r S-u y 1 -
Accordingto 'reports made to the
police by witnesses, Giddings was
driving slowly west on Pratt street
and the O'Mara girl rait from behind
an ice wagph standing . on the south
side of the. street. It is stated that
he had slowed down for. another child
who was playing on tfie street and
was not drfng fast when the second
girl jumpe'lAin ifront of his machine.
After takrhg'the injured child to
Swedish Mission hospital, Giddings
was taken to the central police sta
tion where he was booked on a
charge of reckless driving. ' He was
released ou -f5Q0 bail bond. (
Air Mail Man Weds Ahead
of Scpedule, Fools Pilots
Wedding belts, rice and old shoes,
are strewn about the local air mail
hangar. But;the plucky fliers there
abouts didn't get a chance to throw
any... '' ' 1
That's because Andrew R. Dun
phy, superintendent of the Central
air mail division, stole a march on his
buddies by -being married a day ahead
of schedule.
The bride is Irene C. Gibbons,
daughter of Mr. and Mrs. James E.
Gibbons, 2862.Saratoga street. They
were to be matried Saturday morn
ing. Instead, they were married Fri
day morning i Holy Angels church
by Rev. Father Goergen, - '
Immediately tojiowing, tncy lett
by train for Colorado to be gone
until July 1.
''No airplane honeymoons for
them," said Mrs. Gibbons, the
bride's mother.-: ." -
Dunphy" is 29 and the bride 21.
She formerly taught -school.
Elkhorn Kite Man Back
From' Milwaukee Air Meet
V. E. Jakl, in charge , of the Elk-
horn kite station of the weather bu
reau, is back; from :- Milwaukee
where he served during; the balloon
meet. There he met VaPf- t"
Hartney who was irfjitred: last fall,
near here, during the international
air nteet. cThe officer still limps and
walks with-a 'cane as a. result of his
injuries,' Jakl stated." ;
Road Conditions
Furnished by the Omaha Automobile Clab.
Lincoln Highway. Eaat Roada food to
Cadar Rapids. Detour this aide . of De
Witt due to road construction. ' '
Lincoln Highway, West Roada good te
Grand Island and weatj
O. K. D. Highway Roada good ta
Hastings and west.
Highland Jutou Oood.
Omaha-Taoeka. Htghwa Good to the
slats line.
Omaha-Tulsa HighwayRoads, good te
state line. -
Cornhuskar Highway Roads good.
Meridian Highway Good.
8. T. A. Good.
George Washington Highway Good.
Black Hills Trail Oood.
River to River Road Good. .
King of Trails. North Good to Sioux
City with exception of a sUert stretch this
side ot Sious City where grading la being
King ot Trails, South Good to Hia-
watha- -
Custer' Battlefield Highway Roads good
clear through to Rapid Ctty.
River to River Road Fair to good te
Dea Moines. ' ,
Chicago-Omaha Shorlllm Reads fair.
Muddy at Atlsnttc snd east: Raintng at
Atlantic. No report this morning from
Iowa City but tourists report roads fine.
I. O. A:, A. Shortline Roads fsir to
Blue Grass Road Roads fair to good to
Weather reported eloudy every point
east," Ofer west at Ornd.7Jslaod. Cen
tral citjt .oiaaiiius. usiuanfc.- . -
Uuttet Which Killed
Him Auctioned With
Effects ot War Hero
Wa.liVigtnn, June 5 The bullet
that killed him is included in the per
sonal effrcts of 1'rivats Marry Fisher,
a nurins killed in ths Chinese Doner
war of 1900, which were sold at auc
tion recently after failure to find any
heirs to the dead soldier.
How the falsi bullet happened to
he included In the poei.ioiis of the
soldier is not known. It was so
listed, however, Stranger items than
this occur in the personal belongings
of dead fighters, which effects are
kept at headquarters in Washington
lor a specihed time, then sold.
Prayer books are conspicuous in
their number; in the esse of marines
many queer foreign relics also
abound. These range front Chinese
rings to foreign coiu collections roiu
every corner of the globe, A pair of
Komeo suppers tormed a part of the
collection kept lor the possible rela
lives of 'one dead marine. A colleo
Hon of ladies bar pint was another
feature of a batch of hrlongings.
Labor Bodies
Not Exempt From
Anti-Trust Action
U. S. Supreme Court Holdi
Organizations Liable for
Property Damage by
Members on Strike.
Washington, D. C June 5. Labor
organizations are not exempt from
prosecution under the Sherman anti
trust law, the supreme court today
The court delivered such an opinion
in the celebrated Coronado coal case,
one of the most important pieces of
labor litigation ever to come before
the nation s hiRhest tribunal.
, The court held that labor organi
zations can be held liable for prop
erty and other damages caused by
the. acts of members during strikes.
The decision was delivered by Chief
Justice raft. The case was brought
against the United Mine Workers of
America by the Coronado and
other coal companies, arising out of
the Arkansas strikes ot IV14.
Chief Justice Taft in delivering the
opinion stated that there had been no
misjoinder of parties in the suit as
brought. He discussed at length the
question of the suability of the na
tional and international unions if the
unions were responsible for what was
done, pointing out that in com
mon law unincorporated organizations
could be sued individuals, but from
necessity of existing conditions it was
utterly impossible of doing justice
otherwise than by holding labor
unions suable.
With regard to the United Mine
Workers of America, the court found
that the international ' organization
and its officers did not order the
strike or ratify it, and that they
should not have been made parties
to the suit.
Miss Helen L. Potter Dies.
Flushing, N. Y., June 3. Miss
Helen L. Potter, 85, one of the pio
neer lecturers on suffrage and a co
worker of the late Susan B. Anthony,
died at her home -here yesterday, it,
was learned today.
Always in
Divorced War
Bride Has Had
Enough of U.S.
Young Woman in Litigation
Uer Attorney's Fees
Wants to Return
to France.
"I wish to return at once to my
dear France," said Mirs. Marie
Ready in District Judge Redick's
court yesterday alter the hearing ol a
suit against her growing out of the
litigation which divorced her from
F. L. Ready. 22, a student in the
University of Nebraska Medical
"America, of the free!" The
pretty, dark-complexioned young wo
man shrugged her shoulders under
her modish black satin coat. She
made a grimace of dislike.
"France!" Her voice caressed the
word. "How I shall be happy when
I step the foot again on that soil,
never to leave again."
Ready, who is a son of B Renrlv
of Hartington, Neb., married the little
rrench girl in trance while he was a
soldier. But love cooled after thev
arrived in Nebraska. He was cruel
and refused to support her, and her
mother-in-law told her to so to work.
she told District Judge Sears at the
divorce hearing.
Marie went to a convent at Fif
teenth and Castclar streets, where she
still lives.
Alfred Monger, an attorney, took
her rase and finally a settlement of
$5,000 was made with Ready's father,
and she accepted a divorce.
then Munger presented a bill for
$1,000, which, he said, Mrs. Ready
had agreed to if a settlement of $5,000
was obtained. She refused to pay
more than $500.' Hence the present
Judge Reddick took his decision un
der advisement.
Method of Naming Reavis
Successor Not Decided on
Lincoln, June 5. Governor Mc
Kclvie. before leaving for Omaha,
where he will deliver an address be
fore the Lions club, announced that
he had today received the resigna
tion of Congressman C. F. Reavis,
effective yesterday.
Governor McKelvie declined to
state what decision had been reached
as to the method of filling the va
cancy, as a result of his contcrence
with Attorney General Davis. The
conference is said to have been called
to discuss the advisability of calling a
special election for the purpose of
naming a successor to the congress
Beatrice Pioneer, Injured
When Auto Hits Buggy, Dies
Beatrice, Neb., June 5. (Special.)
R. Davis, for 21 years head'of the
R. Davis Grain and Coal company of
Beatrice, died at his home in this
city as the result of injuries re
ceived last week, when his buggy
collided with an automobile on South
Sixth street, throwing him head first
to the pavement. He suffered con
cussion of the brain. Mr. Davis was
nearly 60 years of age and is .sur
vived by his widow and three daugh-'
ters. Burial will be at .Muscatine,
la., the old . home of the. Davis
Have you
Post Toasties with berries?
DID you ever try a liberal sprink
ling of berries over a dish of Post
Toasties? If not, it's worth trying
now. It seems as though the berries
had been waiting to make a perfect
combination with the crispness and
flavor of these delicious corn flakes.
That's one of the delightful uses of
Post Toasties as a summer food.
Served with, cream or good milk,
Good Taste
-improved com flakes
830 Graduates
of Nebraska V
Receive Degrees
Rewards Conferred at St.
Paul Methodist Church
Dr. Finley Delivers
Lincoln, June 5. (Specie!) Chan
cellor Samuel Avery lodsy tonfrrred
degrees on 850 graduates of .
University of Nebraska. The exer
cises were held in St. Paul's Method
it church and the commencement
oration was delivered by Dr. John
H. Finley, associate editor of Tlu
New York Times.
The honorary degree of doctor f
agriculture was confcired upon
Charles W. Pugsley, formerly direc
tor of extension service in the col
lege of agrii'tilture, who is now lirt
assistant to Secretary Henry C. WaM
lace in the United Slates Department
of Agriculture.
Miss Helen Blish received the
shield awarded by Valkyrie, senior
girl's honorary society, to the girl
who attained the highest scholarship
average in her senior year.
The Pershing medal, presented an
nually for the highest military hon
ors, was pinned on Richard C, Tal
bot by Miss Mae Pershing.
E; fOR the smart j j
pL young Miss who jjj
rl ' seeks in her apparel n
E that youthful, " Col- j J
ti legiate" touch, we H
E; have trim little out- ia
fjj fits at astonishingly Ij
tl low prices. jj
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Post Toasties have a charm for
every appetite, supplying energy
building nourishment, but avoiding
the heating effects of heavier foods.
No preparation, no delay ready
to serve right from the package.
Your grocer has a fresh supply today.
Specify Post Toasties by name, for
the Post Toasties quality, and be sure
to get the Yellow and Red package.
Prisoner Escapes
as Girl Pleads
With Prosecutor
Lewis rilley, beiitemed to
Leavenworth, Walks Away
as Manicurist Is Focus
of All Kyes.
While Clara Reeves pleaded with
United State District Attorney
Kituler in federal court yesterday,
on behalf of her lover, Lewis Filley,
just sentenced to three years in the
Leavenworth penitentiary lor dor
oeddlinff. Lewis walked out of tl
crowded court room and disappeared.
Police were sent a hurry up call
and are scouring the city for the
The court room was filled with po-
licemen, narcotic agents, detectives,
marshals, deputy marshals and at
torneys, iutrrrtted in other caes be
fore Judge oodrough, but all eyes
Mere on the pretty girl as she pleaded
lor clemency tor her lover.
She was present when the three-
year sentence was Imposed and,
bursting into tears, ran to Kinsler,
imploring him to save her sweetheart
from the prison bars. No one appar
ently noticed the "French leave tak-
:..' t l-:h... ...I.. ..:n
ins vi i-iiiry, wiiu still IB ai IArK.
Deputy Ruddy was in charge of
Made by Postum Cereal Co., In&,
Battle Creek, Michigan.
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