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THE FAIRMOUNT NEWS ON DUTY IN WAR OR PEACE SURE-ACTING PRIMER SAVES AUTO BATTERY ENATE KILLS BEER FOR U. S. GAR PILOTS NOW HAVEJORE FEET Physicians Are Treating Victims Who "Step on Gas" Too Long Without Rest. 'Mt -hiP SArV CS- 'V - INDIANAPOLIS NEWS. Me: sure New Gcos o ths Pres fL'cnt fcr His Signature. HKAL VOTE !S 55 TO 22 Bdt Completes Final Step fcr the Out-Uvting cf Beer and Malt Liquors fcr Medical Purposes Has Passed House. Washington. Nov. 21. Aft op brief debate, ,t! c r.i.xl I oor bill, prohibiting distribution of bcxr for medicinal pur-peso's, was passed by the somite anil sent to the President. The vott on adoption of the conference report wa fG to 22. Twenty-three Democrats and thirty-throe Bepuhlleans voted for it. Twelve Republicans ami ten Democrats voted ;ic:int tlio conferenee report. The Bopv.hlican opponents were Senators Br:.vdogee. Du Pont. E.L-e. lohnson. l.a Folietle, Lodiro. McLean, Penrose. Ph.pps. Shortridce. Wads-Horih ar.ti Broussard. Gerry, King. Poniervne. Battsw oiler. The Democrats weiv Senators Dell. Shields. Stanley, Fnderwood. Walsh (Mass.) and Watson (Ha ). Senators Reed (Hem.) j Two others. of Missouri :.hd Moses (Uep.) of New Hampshire. were paired against the bill. Thirtv -three Republicans and 2.1 Democrats supported the measure, i Senators Harreld (Hep.) of Okla- homa. Kellocg (Uep.) of Minnesota. I.enroot (Pep.) of Wisconsin. Mi Oor- ; mick (Uep.) of Illinois. Sutherland j (Uep.) of West Virginia and Fletcher ; (Dcm.) of Florida, who were absent ! and paired, fan red the bill. j The bi!l will set aside the ruling of . . . IOI1IUT .MM'II.ej HI'IH-IKI I aiuiri, v no. j .... i,, , , , ' , ,.i obtain the co-operation of banking ni-two (Ikts before lie retired, advised . . . Device Causes Engine to Start Firing at Once. Means Found for Injecting Into Cylinders Sufficient Amount of Gasoline to Vaporize and Mix With Air. Many automobiles require a sure-acting priming device to cause the engine to start firing at once, instead of eomielling the starting motor to whir for long periods, which puts a heavy drain on the storage Imtterv. There. fore, some means must be found of injecting Into the cylinders a sufficient amount of gasoline so that enough will vaporize and mix with the air in the combustion chamber to form an ignlta-ble mixture. The best of these is one that can be operated from the driver's seat. Obtain an ordinary sight-feed oil cup, as shown in the illustration. Attach it to a suitable part of the car, such as the dash, or mount It on the engine block, above the carburetor. the use of one-eighth-inch copper pipe, like that for the gasoline line, the cup should be connected with the Intake manifold directly above the vertical tube to the carburetor. Then, by the .adjustment of the feed-valve on the cup. the correct amount of gasoline is admitted to the manifold in the right place. In this way all cylinders will receive the same mixture, and of course will develop maximum power. After the engine has started well, the feed-valve cup can be closed. This method is far more reliable than prim- Save your storage battery by equipping your car with this simple sure-acting primer. ing-cups on cylinders, for, when the engine is primed through them, a greater quantity is injected than is needed for one explosion, and for this reason there is a certain amount of vapor formed, regardless of low temperature, which then finds its way past the piston-rings into the crankcase and mixes with the oil. li. L. Prindle, In Popular Science Monthly. TRICK YOU MAY NOT KNOW Simple Little Trick to Make the Cap Do Its Own Loosening When It Sticks. Hub In case the ordinary method of placing a wrench on a sticking hub j cap and then tapping the wrench with j a hammer, falls, try this: Place a j small box r horse of very nearly the i height of the hub from the floor, along- j side the wheel, so that when the kit- j ter is turned the end of the wrench j will strike the box. the force of the blow loosening the cap. AUTOMOBILE The automobile show era is 22 years old. Canada has 42 automobile accessory manufacturing plants. London has 2.000 motor sightseeing busses and ."i.ooo passenger busses. A 120-horsepower passenger automobile, made in Germany, costs SV OOO marks. In Detroit. Mich., there are seven different plants manufacturing engines for motor vehicles. 1 frrr i nAMirouO II i v. .-: i w ti CLAIM EFFECTS NOT SERIOUS Disease Usually Follows Long Trip Through Which Driver Has Remained Continually at Wheel. Origin Easily Traced. It is not all smooth sailing for the driver of a "gasoline wagon," according to physicians, who report that many motorists art1 returning from long trips with a decidedly noticeable limp. It is the new foot disease. Put don't be alarmed; it is not at all seri ous. The disease is always acquired in the accelerator foot, the appendage that shoves the car over the road at a fast clip. Continued pressure of the foot on the accelerator button causes a displacement of the metatarsal bones, declare physicians who have diagnosed eases that have been brought to their attention. Its effects are not serious. Itest is the only cure. One Day Turns Trick. More than one motorist returns home limping in one day, doctors aver. Long trips cause strains on the car and the driver. The strain on the accelerator foot sets np a nervous irritation that results in pain, and as a result the driver abandons his oar with a limp every time be walks. The disease is commonly known :i the "motor foot." but is technically called the "metatarsal displacement. The limp usually develops in the right fHt. for few drivers are "left-footed." The disease usually follows a long overland trip, through which the driver has remained steadily at hi post, and never has thought to give the pedal extremity a rest. Swell Doctors' Coffers. The colters of the chiropodists and orthopedic surgeons have taken n a silver lining since the arrival of tlte new hof affliction. Many motor vaca tionists return to receive treatments. Massages and rest are said to cure the pains as rapidly as other treatments. Motorists accustomed to long drives scoff at the Idea of the disease. If there is any snob ailment, they declare, It easily can -e thwarted by shifting feet. Some doctors call the ailment "'acuto foot strain." The origin of the disease is easily accounted for. they say. He-j leasing the tension of the accelerator sprinsr. followed by more nnvlerate driving, will diminish the provalenoy of the ailment, physicians say. WATER IN COOLING SYSTEM Important That It Be Changed Every Week or Two to Prevent Rust Accumulation. Few drivers realize how important it is to change the water in the cooling system every week or two. The rust accumulates and should be drawn olT while It is in a finely divided form. If it Is allowed to accumulate too long it collects in masses and gradually fills up the water jackets. In time the cooling water cannot reach the bottoms of the jackets and the encine overheats very readily. AVOID TROUBLE IN STEERING Knuckle Pivot Pins Should Be Greased at All Times to Prevent Becoming Rusty. Lack of lubrication is the chief cause of hard steering. The steering knuckle pivot pins should be greased at all times. They have large surfaces, which cause a heavy draft, if dry and rusty. 0MSXBUSS2imWS Guticura Soap Imparts The Velvet Touch Soap 25c. Ointment 25 and 50c, Talcum 25c. A machine has been Invented for skinning animals, but the ultimate consumers continue to have to submit to old-fashioned hand Haying. One comfort. It looks as if in the next war we shall all be dead from poison gas in a few minutes and won't have to worry over the peace terms. Kvery once in a while there has to be something like a war or a railroad strike just to show us how little ve have advanced aftr all in civilza-tion. "v Money buck without question 1 if HUNT'S GUARANTEED SKIN DlSKASh. KtMtmco ' (Hunt's Snlveand Soap), lull In the treatment of Itch, Eczema, Rinworm,Tetter or .ther Itch-in skin diaeae?.Try this treat ment Mt our risk Sold by all relisbledrucelsta A. B. Richards Medicine Co., Sherman, Texaa He Alone Was Conventional. Western Paper The groom la his conventional black suit was looking quite handsome, and the bride, attired in her pure white lingerie, was indeed a lovely and attractive picture. Boston Transcript. MOTHER! MOVE CHILD'S BOWELS WITH CALIFORNIA FIG SYRUP Hurry, mother! Even a sick child loves the 'fruity" taste of "California Fig Syrup" and it never fails to open the bowels. A teaspoonful today may prevent a sick child tomorrow. If constipated, bilious, feverish, fretful, has cold, colic, or If stomach is sour, tongue coated, breath bad. remember a good cleansing of the little bowels is often all that is necessary. Ask your druggist for genuine "California Fig Syrup" which has directions for babies and children of all ages printed on bottle. Mother! You must say "California" or you may get an imitation lig syrup. Advertisement. Sustenance of the Young Kangaroo. Young kangaroos, while living In the maternal pouch, do not suck milk from the mother's breast, but it is pumped down their throats by the action of the muscles of the mother. DYED HER DRAPERIES, SKIRT AND A SWEATER Kach package of "Diamond Dyes" contains directions so simple that any woman can dye or tint faded, shabby skirts, dresses, waists, coats, sweaters, stockings, hangings, draperies, everything like new. Buy "Diamond Dyes" no oilier iind Chen perfect homo dyeing is guaranteed, even if you have never dyed before. Tell your druggist whether the material vou wish to dye is wool or silk, or whether it is linen, cotton, or mixed goods. Diamond Dyes never streak, spot, fade, or run. So easy to use. advertisement. Lines to Be Remembered. 1-Mucatioti is a better safeguard of liberty than a standing army. If we retrench the wages of the schoolmaster, we must raise those of the drill sergeant. Edward Everett. GREEN'S AUGUST FLOWER The Remedy With a Record of Fifty-Five Years of Surpassing Excellence. All who suffer with nervous dyspepsia, sour stomach, constipation, indigestion, torpid liver, dizziness, headaches, coming up of food, wind on stomach, palpitation and other indications of digestive disorder, will find Green's August Flower an effective and most efficient remedy. For fifty-five years this medicine has been successfully used in millions of households all over the civllixed wcrld. Because of its remarkable merit and widespread popularity Green's August Flower can be found today wherever medicines are sold. Advertisement. Bloodhounds Carried by Airplane. The police of Colorado Springs, Colo., have utilized an airplane to carry bloodhounds promptly to the scene of a crime. Cutlcura Soothes Baby Rashes That Itch and burn with hot baths of Cutlcura Soap followed by gentle anointings of Cutlcura Ointment. Nothing better, purer, sweeter, especially If a little of the fragrant Cutlcura Talcum Is dusted on at the finish. 2oc each everywhere. Advertisement. Always the Way. "This film is too bad to show." "Nonsense! Label it as educational." Film Fun. imim t NUht . Morning eepVbur Eyfes dean - CI oor- noaiT. jy Writs for Fr C Car Book Hwinm Co.ChlcaCO.USA I VQ'"-P'3 jfOQK vt"., i ly'l -i jMTOH TWO VPyXICiWl0jVt; OCTOIT. W.HMII.U CO HiCHIGAN. m r IIP- a 11 U. S. MARKET REPORT Weekly rVSarketgram of Bureau of Markets and Crops. Washington. Nov. For the week pnJiny? November IT. U UA I N Markets u;ismle.t vlurlnj; the week. Clopins prices Chienco ash erain market: No. 2 red wii-.ter wheat. $1.3: No. 2 bard winter wheat. $108; No. 2 mixed corn. aV; No. 2 yellow corn. oOe; No 3 white oais, fflo. for the week Chicago IVccraher what i:p Vse. "-'.os'.r.g at $1 t?v; i "hteajro tVrem-her corn up at 4So, Minneapohf !. cemt:-r wheat down :!o, at Jl.i'O,;'. Kansas ity December wheat down l'o. at ;-Te; VVirmHcs- LK'oeitihor wlieat unchaiifred at 02s, Chli'iifto May wheat olosd at Jl.c"-; C'liuaso May corn. .Viir-; Minne-flpolis May vlwt, tl.lt1; Kansas Ctty May wheat Jl.o&3: Wlnmpep May wheat. Il.i1. Aerae. price to farmers In central Iowa for No. 2 mixed corn alout Sic; to farmprs In central North ItaUota for No 1 ,ark northern wheat, $1.0; to Siitmcrs in eentral Kansas lor No. 2 harj winter wheat. ;"c. HAY No 1 timothy quoted Novemher 10; New York tX: iMttsburel:. ?1'1; Cincinnati. ft:T5; Cr.HsK. JC.'; Atlanta, No. 1 aTfa':a. Memphis, JLM IV; Kansas City, $.; Xi. 1 ptairie. Chicago. !t.?o; Minnfapc!!?. $!$.; Knr.sss City, $12..V. 1-"KF"I Jutt-:-!5 November 16: I?ran. fit -5. m! tdPr.c. ti'.S-; lioor niivldhcs?. O . V,lnmsV"ii.J. MP per cent cottonseed n fa!, S-.iV. M-Miiphlp. white hominy teed. ?:..?, St. Lc.u!.s. t.l.iO. Chlrae-'V V'lten v-d. JJT.'V.. Chtcasrrt; hrsoeil meal, Minne.'p li; No. 1 all'.) If. i meal, j'O.U', Karras liy. LlYK STc K?K Chicago hog prices declined to vc pr ieo poands du-irt the w-ck. Bee pteefs lost eenorallv i'u to ;'; lUit .-lined : her cows-- arii heffers weak to -i: Kecder steers and veal calves de- ; 15o: tat lamhp ani var!:nc. were j !- 2o hover w-ith feeding lambs i 1.1c l-ds'.ier. Fat ewes declined f"c 1 1 pounds. Novemh- r IT ChicaR-o i Sonera ! Coin to per 1X prh-c-5: 5- ."e-.;,7. llcgs. top, Sr.C"1: hoik of sales, . r.iclU:m an! Rood !eef Fteers. bu'ol.o)- cow!5 and l. -ifers. tZ.'M- t'H-der steers, $4.&t-M0: lisht and modi am wettr'-t v a' calves. v; fat la :n .. ;5 2: -'. l.-pdimr lan'. ?7.V t: yar2;!rjr. $" " -T.,""; fat ewes. $2.e0-4 Co. j sic Ker n.l IciI t shipments from twelve J ir.-.r rt tnt markets durir p tito week end- j t'.c N';vrm!cT IT were: Cattle ami calves ! ITT.'?-;-: .. cs. c..;t; .-..p. c-;e. Mil" ITS AN! ' Vl'.UKTAW.KS-tTond j vv'loy. or.ici is ett!tinued to command hich I pr;r- lo:t weakened siijjhtlv i:i pom.1 J m:rkols :o tno close. Miiu'iewcstorn ye.-low sto k r early steady in Cl ica'-o at $4.'0-ir' fr medium sizes. potatoes: Northern sioUed round whites tlrm in CM-aso at 7. -!; steady in ether -ties at il 00-2. 15. Iarre'.ed apples f!ov and dull in eastern markets. New York Bald-v i--?;- -lull In New York and Chicago at iT.eO-T.v..1. Northwestern extra fancy Jon-athanp stro' :r. New- York aaction market ai DAIRY ntOIH'CTS - Put tor market mfv closing prices, X severe: New York. ."o:" Pl.:lade';rl-.ia. 4o; Boston. o; Chiea- .- 44c. Cheep markets remained quiet jwith more or less unsettled undertone following declines on W.pronsin hecse hoarc.s tor.day. Small epiant'ties of cr'a-I nadian cheese Ktill arriving, hot Canadian market now reported firm. Weather af- !" ctine domestic production. Prices at Wisconsin primary markets. Novemher 16: Twins, lc: Paisies, l:u-2c; Pouble lai-sies. I?c: lonnhoris, l?'to; Yoving Americas. 20c. FIFTY LOST AS SHIP SINKS Eighty-Six Persons on Beard dered Steamer Are Saved. Foun- Manila. P. L. Nov. 17. The steamer Maria Luisa. o4 tons, foundered off the Zamhalos coast, near the entrance to Manila bay. and fo persons arc mlsi:ig. Bescuers saved Sti passengers am! members of the crew. It is le-lieved that all the missing are Filipinos. THIEVES GET $2,000 PAY ROLL Holdup Men in Chicago Stop Bearer cf Cash and Rob Him at Guns PoinL Chicago. Nov. 19. Two men stopped Joseph Gertler, man for Nathan Bubenstein holdu; a fore & Co.. wholesale clothiers, as he was on hi? way to the company's establishment at 1345 West Fourteenth street and robbed him of a $2,000 pay roll. Britain Halts Warship Work. London, Nov. 21. The admiralty announces that It had ordered the cessation of all work on the four battleships of the super-Hood type. The shipbuilding firms were notified not to incur further liabilities. $50,000,000 to Bootleggers. New York, Nov. 19. Between 25 aud SO bootleggers in New York city have defrauded the government ?t more than $50,000,000 In 1920 income taxes, Frederick J. Kopff, assistant United States attorney of Brooklyn, states. i j i j j I j j : JQ CORN GROWERS Advisory Committee Organized by War Finance Body, Government Committee Will Open Headquarters in Chicago to Relieve Situation. ashington of a corn belt Nov. advh 19. Organization orv committee to suiuuors uirouguemi iw i-m h mrn u providing adequate financing for the marketing o f corn am 1 for he Uvo tocK nnnouu.ed IJV me WHr r.naiiev n'H'uiau. The member of the committee a re : Gov. W arren T. Met. ray oi iiiu'.ana. chairman ; former Secretary of Agricul ture i: T. Meredith. Dos Moines; J. II. Howard, Chicago; IMward . hamm rs, Chicago; Alexander Legge. Chicago; Charles Brand. Crbana. O. ; Lloyd S. Tcnny, Washington, and C. H. McNI-i der. Mason City. la. The ciimiitee will establish head-i quarters in Chicago and is expected. the corporation aid, to bring about tneetir.ss of farm ..vrgnnlzations and banker? in the various states to invest tlgate and help work -uit local prob-icas. Members of the committee and the directors of the w ar tinance corpora -tio-.i have agreed, the corporation add-d, that existing conditions warrant the grat.ting of liberal credits to ;is-lst farmer in Mcring rn for rdorly market Ins ind in purcb.-ising feeder live stock through loan omvanies and h;:nks. The irporati-m b-'.ieves farmers cfu et a bttor return from tb.olr eotii cri'P under prvvalllng prio- levels by feeding it to live stock than by sell ir.g it it. Cue markets. 700 M0PLAH REBELS KILLED Ore British Officer and Three S'ain in Bsttle With India Natives. Men Delhi. India, Nov. 17. Nearly 700 Moplah rebels were killed in an attack on the Pandikkad post, which was repulsed by the tUirkha garrison. The Moplah force numbered 2.1. One British officer and three men weiv killed and 31 wounded. Peports of this and other clashes show that the rebels are using artillery. One gun was captured at Pandikkad. while live were taken in the operations northeast of Calicut. HOLD CROPS FOR HIGH PRICES Members of Gleaners' Clearing House Association cf Michigcn Decide to Wait fcr Better Market. Oraml Banids. Mich.. Nov. 10. Memlters of the Gleaners Clearing House association, in annual meeting here, announced the intention cf withholding their crops from the market until more favorable prices prevail. The association interests own or control 25 elevators In Ohio and Michigan and five warehouses in this state. Hold Suspect After Tragedy. Yuma, Arir.., Nov. IS William S. Estaver was brought to Yuma by Sheriff Jib Polhamus, pending investigation of the death on the tlesert late Tuesday night of Mrs. Peter Johnson and the serious wounding of her husband, both of Denver. Marines Block Mail Holdup. New York, Nov. 21 Two taxlcabs twice swung near a mall truck In a suspicious manner, but were frightened away by armed marines guarding the truck with threats to shoot, It veas said by post office inspectors. Four Deer Hunters Slain. Madison, Wls Nov. 21 Two Wis consin hunter have been killed during the opening six days of the deer sea son, the conservation commission here reixirts. Two Michigan men met a giittilar fate In he upper peninsula. in $' f j j j ' the prohibition enforcement officials that there was nothing in the Volstead prohibit the prescription of d llcht wir.es for medicinal act to leer nn purposes. The legislation has been before con- i cress since last June. The house ac cented the compromise reached by the conferees in Ausrust, but there fol- ! lowed a bitter controversy in the sen- , nte. waged by a small but determined group, who contended that the bill struck a fatal blow at personal richts because it permitted search and seiz ure without warnings. ; The bill limits physicians to 10 pre- j scriptions for liquor each three months J and specities that not more than a i quart of spirituous r vinous liquors, containing in the aggregate pot more than cne-ha'f pint of alcohol, may be prescribed U r cic erson in ten days. Tmpertr.tlon of liquors is barred by the bill until the supply on ham! in the I'nitcd States shall no longer bo su li-cient to iiio.t the current n-xed for n n-beveracre uses. It alo givov i)t courts of Hawaii and the Virpin i'arsds jurisdiction in the en fort "t of the national prohibition act as well as enforcement ! of the bill pa --sod. The bill pi mils snr li and seizure of prlvste- prop, rty. includ'ng the; l.ome, by preh'ViTien agents, with or '; without search warrants, prohibits the' Ffile of beer a medicine and limits prescription of liquor for medicinal 1 purposes. Liquor taes pa: 1 into the treasury j w!l be Increased from S."0.',(10 to i $12.",0i0i"w a year by a decision ' reached by prohibition enforcement authorities to relax n.les to allow i larger whisky withdrawals for non- beverage iises. 1 Decision to modify existing regulations and to permit wholesale and retail drucrists to obtain whisky of rood quality ir. such volume as may be reeded to supply th medicinal trade followed conference between Secretary of the Tn aury Moilon. Oommissiorer IXlalr of the internal revenue bureau and the local advisers of the treasury. The effect of the decision will be nweepir.g and will bring abont important changes ir. the present system of enforcement. GETTING BACK TO NORMALCY Reports Show 403,682 More Wage Earners on Pay Roll Than in July. Washington. Nov. 21. American industry is gradually returning to normal conditiens. according to employment figures compiled by the Department of Lalor ami trade public by Secretary of Labor Pavis, "In October there were 4tV(vS2 more American was? earners on the pay roll than there were last July." said Mr. Davis. "I need not point out liove encourasring these figures are." Free Slayer cf Oil Man. Fort Worth.. Tex.. Nov. 19. Floyd Holmes was acquitted of the charge of killing Warren Wagner, well-known oil operator. The elefense declared that Wagner was shot when he reached to his hip pocket. Wales at Bombay; Rioting. lc:nhny, India, Nov. 1V. Coincident with a procession in honor of the rince of Wales serious rioting oe-larred here. A numoer cf casualties "Trv ro,v:t-'i. Lot net in the lb o i t ! j ; KING TAKES CHANCE IN FLIVVER 8?t rsfd iP L ite Jfey The photograph sh . . 04 George, then the prince ' Wales, taking a chance In a flivver driven by Hon. O. S. Bolls (at wheel). In the rear seat are Charles Gust and Lord L.angattock. The automobile Is the first of Its kind ever driven.'

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