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& FULL LEASED WIRE CmpM CeaHty, It, Nav 1 aod World Nih tlM d7 U kaopns. Btrviac ill Lias Cwiatf. ft--7 The Albany Herald, Vol. LXI, No. 241 The Albany c mocrat-Herald, Vol. LXIX, No. 251 ALBANY, LINN COUNTY, OREGON, SATURDAY, MAY 2, 1936 ROMANCE WASHED OUT SHIVERED DDIS ABABA ZIONCHECK TALKS WAY OUT OF FINE D KARP15 COURT FIVE PROGRAMS PLANNED HERE IN MUSICWEEK Ms CM dzz I F SEEKS SAFETY Looters Swarm Over, City; Foreigners Gather ) ; at Legation MOB PASSIONS HIGH White Residents Hope for Speedy Arrival of)Jr Italian Army , Washington. May 2. At 5 p. Tf. the American legation in Addis Ababa in a second message reported that the entire city, including municipal buildings, was In flames. . ' Looters Run- Wild London. May 2. Plundering, burning and shooting, the disorganized remnants of the Ethiopian army today menaced white residents in Addis Ababa, who ar besieged in the defenses of the. British legation. ' ;.'' .' Emperor Halle Selassie lied to Djibouti with his family. All civil authority in the towtt had ceased functioning. Virtually every white resident, including some 54 Americans, -were behind the trenches and barbed-wire en-. tanglcments of the legation. guarded by 250 stalwart iikl troopers. ' ' Although the defenses were strong and food supply adequate: for three months, it appeared to be a race between the mob pas sions of Ethiopian warriors, enraged by their defeat,- and tho ever-advancing columns of Ital BED NEGUS p2S JWeWfc Symphony Concert Sunday at 3 P. M.Will Open Observance SCHOOLS, CHOIRS JOIN Community, Rural Groups Will Hold Contest Friday Night At least five programs in ob scrvance of Music week starting next Sunday have been complct-edly arranged, it was announced today by Lural Burggraf. The first program will be the Albany Symphony orchestra con cert at the Albany armory under direction of Prof. R. W. Hans Seiti, Salem, guest conductor, assisted by a string quartet, and by a choir under direction of Mr. Burggraf, Sunday at 3 p. m. This will be the second appearance of the Albany musicians organization. Schools Take Part The next event will be a musical program in which Albany senior and junior high school students will participate under direction of Prof. Loren Luper at the high school auditorium Monday at B p. m. Tuesday at 8 p. m. at the Methodist church a concert will be giv en by musicians of Albany and of Albany college, including solos, string and male quartet numbers, piano and organ ensembles and the college chorus, piano nnd organ ensembles, all under direction of Mrs. Martha Veal and Olga Jackson. Community Day Set Thursday evening the grade children of Maple, Madison and Central schools will present a music"!. entertainment.. The com mlftee having this program charge consists of Lottie Morgan Minnie McCourt and Anna Mc- Connell. The place where this is to be held will be announced later. Friday evening is community and grange night, when one of the outstanding entertainments of the week is planned. Mr. Burggraf and a committee of five representing the communities and granges have been working for several weeks, contacting all such organizations in the county. This program will be' held in the armory al 8:15 o'clock. The final number of the 1936 Music Week will be a sacred con cert by the church choirs of the Honeymooning Speedster Finds Soft Speech . -Works OK ; Shallottc, N. C, May 2. Marlon Zioncheck, the "specdin" congressman from the state of Washington, spent two hours here today convincing Sheriff J. A. Russ that he had satisfactorily cleared himself of speeding charges at Alexandira, Va. The democratic congressman had stopped at the village drug store while en route to Miami with his bride. But the sheriff's wife recognized the couple, and her husband took im into custody, bheritt Huss said Zioncheck's automobile was traveling better than 50 miles an hour through town. In contrast to the disorder he has created when previously taken into custody. Zioncheck calmly put through half a dozen telephone calls to Washington, JJ. c, ana Alexandria to convince the sheriff that the speeding matter in Alex andia had been settled. The Shal- lotte speeding count wasn t pressed. Zioncheck ana his oroiae, a ior- mer Washington, D. C, stenogra pher then speeded southward. IN FIELD MEET Approximately 400 Albany school children competed yester dav in the several events which took place in connection with the annual school May day field meet, supervised by the instructors of the three participating schools. Winners in the respective graae school events were as follows in the order named: Hurdles Girls. Third grade, Mary Doug las. Maple: Mabel Kelty, Madison and Elois Manning, Central: fourth grade. Dorothy Roth, Maple; Dor othy Lcabo, Central and tilorian Gladhart, Madison; .. fifth. gCPiS Patricia Mcvey, Maple; Louise Harris, Central; Beverly Frostad Madison: sixth grade, Patricia Linberg, Madison; Dorene Doug las. Maple and Betty Baker, Madi son: seventh grade, Markie Wea therford. Central, Norma Abbott Madison and Nell Moore, Central eighth grade, Dorothy Doborak Madison, Margery Stellmacher, Central: ninth grade, J. Kenagy Madison; May Schultz, Madison and Alice Merrill, Central. Boys Third grade, Arthur Blanchard, Central: Ivan Chase, Madison and Earl Kenagy, Maple fourth grade, Jackie Boylan, Mad ison, Phillip Elder, Maple and Bobby Winterstein, Central; fifth grade, Arnold Fisher, Maple. Vir - gil Halbig. Central: sixth grade. Bill Hecht, Madison. Hoberl Stroud, Central and George Tycer, Maple; seventh grade, Oberson Central; Lemons, Central and Coates, Central; eighth grade, Chandler and Manning, Central and Hunter, Madison; ninth grade. Walker, Madison and Wickman and Toby, Central. 50-Yard Dash Girls, Third grade, Edwards. Central; Velkinburg, Maple and Neil. Maple; fourth grade, Jerry McMahan, Central, Strait, Madison and Huett, Madison; fifth PIMie Turn In T'mre Thr. COMPETE llllll,.. ian troops almost within a days . march of the capital. . - "T,hc situation as far as foreigners is concerned is satisfactory-. , so far," came tne wora irom -Addis Ababa's sole link with the IN C EL THAT HELD ma PALS Shackled Hand and Foot, Kidnaper Is Flown to St. Paul GUNMAN IS JITTERY G-Men Effect Capture in New Orleans Without Fight St. Paul, Minn., May 2. Shackled hand and foot, Alvin Karpis. public enemy No. 1, was brought to St. Paul in an airliner chartered by G-Men today. The stammering, pasty-faced gunman, captured at New Orleans last night without a shot being fired, probably will be tried for kidnaping William namm, jr., wealthy brewer. Long delayed, the big airplane slid into the airport at n:a a. m., and roared directly into the hangar of the 109th U. S. air squadron. Newsmen as well as spectators were barred. Cell "Escape Proof" A dozen G-men from the St Paul headquarters were on guard as Karpis was transferred to a waiting automobile. Ten federal men commanded by J. Edgar Hoover, chief of the federal bu rcau of investigation, who made the arrest last night, were aboard the plane. Barely 16 hours after the capture in New Orleans, Karpis was returned to the city where allegedly he engineered two of the nation's most sensational kid- napings, those of Hamm and Ed ward G. Bremer. Ten minutes after .the airliner slid into the army hangar, Karpis was at department of justice headquarters. He will be locked in the "escape-proof" cell at county jail once occupied by Doc Barker, Tommy- Touhy Yolncy Davis, Willie Davis and others of the Bar-ker-Karpis gang. Last of Gang Karpis is the last of the Bar-ker-Karpis mob, although his recent associate, Harry Campbell, still is at large. Karpis was wearing the same clothes he had on when agents seized him late yesterday. He appeared extremely nervous and shaken. His return to St. Paul was in contrast to the last time he was here two years ago. Then the Barker-Karpis gang was in its hey-day. Today Karpis, the most hunted fugitive since the days of John Dillinger, was the central figure in the last chapter of the melodramatic saga of the mad band of maehinegun killers. Karpis was loaded into one of five automobiles provided by local agents. He was placed in the back seat between two heavily armed operatives. With two cars proceeding and two following, the cavalcade dashed to the fed- (Continued from Pue Three) JUSTICE TO TAKE STAND MONDAY IN STARTING DEFENSE Portland, Ore., May 2. Jack Bernard Justice will be the first witness in his own defense when his trial on charges of murdering W. Frank Akin, special investigator for Governor Julius Meier, is resumed Monday, defense attorneys announced today. The prosecution completed its case yesterday, but failed to develop pre-trial assertions of prosecutors that a woman who as-sertcdly had been defrauded by Akin really paid for Akin's death. The state ignored this phase of the case, except for brief reference to it in the testimony of Larry Paulos, ex-convict, and his wife Peggy, and concentrated on trying to prove that Justice hired Leo Hall, already under death sentence from the mass murder of six persons in a Bremerton. Wash., cottage, to fire the bullet that killed Akin November 20. 1933. Logger Critically Injured on Friday Sweet Home. Mav 2 (Sneriall RULES WRITE STATE AGE Holds Counties Must Pay Share to Relief Committee ONE CHECK COVERS Central Setup Declared Most Efficient Way Handle Salem. Ore., May 2. Counties are to pay their 25 per cent share of old age pensions by master warrants to the state relief com mittee, which is charged with the distribution of federal, state and county funds for assistance of the aged, the state . supreme court ruled today. The decision, by Justice Bailey, allowed a peremptory writ of mandamus to Ladd & Bush bank, Salem, against Marion county for a $1122.44 warrant. The bank represented the state relief commit tee. Central Agency Favored The supreme court took origin al jurisdiction in the case to clarify provisions of the state old age Dcnsion law. The county contended it had to pay its own pensioners directly "It cannot bo questioned that distribution of old age funds can be managed much more effectively uniformly and with less expense through one central agency than through 36 independent agencies, whether the latter attempt to make disbursements independently or in conjunction with the central state agency, the court said. County Mails Checks What effect the court's ruling will have upon 43 old age assistance checks for $814 issued from the clerk's office upon order of the county court today will have could not be determined here late today. Checks"totalinB. $2452 on state and federal funds had previously been turned over to 134 pensioners in payment for their April pen sions. These, added to the county funds distributed today, bring the total pension fund for April to $3,266.25 in Linn county, the (Please Turn to Pane Three) 'MISSING FLIERS" CAUGHT IN MEXICO; McCOLLUM WANTED El Paso. May 2. Officers Spokane. Wash., asked Sheriff Chris P. Fox of El Paso today to arrange with Mexican military authorities to return to the United States a man believed to be C. W McCollum, airplane' pilot held in Chichuahau City for investigation McCollum and WHlington Dow young Seattle pilot, were reported missing this week on a flight De-tween Portland and Spokane. Sheriff Fox was notified yester- day by Juarez military authorities that two men who gave their names as Wellington Dawson and Marvin C. Bowers, haa lanaea n Chihuahua without clearance pa pers on their plane or other means of laentincation. Spokane authorities telegraphed Sheriff Fox that they held a felony warrant for McCollum and asked that steps be taken to re turn him to the United States. The telegram said McCollum was charged with failure to return a $450 cash bond placed with him by an automobile caravan anver. Washington officers also hold worthless checks totalling $4,000, the telegram said. Coates Girls Back From European Trip Mrs. Alton Coates, her daugh tcrs Nora and Katherine, returned home this week from Pomona Cal., where she had been visiting for several weeks with her daugh ter, Mrs. Margaret Sawyer. At Pomona. Mrs. Coates was met by her daughters Nora and Kath crinc .who had spent the last year in Europe, with their aunt and uncle, Mr. and Mrs. Roy Woods. Nora and Katherine Coates re turned to the United States si weeks ago, but have been tour ing this country meanwhile, visit ing at Boston, New York, Chicago, Denver and other points. In Europe the Coates girls spent some time each in Belgium, Hoi land, France and England. After arriving in California they, company with their mother fn Mrs. Sawyer, attended the San Diego exposition, and en route home they and their mother visited for several days in San Francisco. FORTY AND EIGHT TO MEET Chef de Care Edwin Fortmiller of the local Forty and Eight voi-ture announced today that the organization will hold its regular monthly meeting Tuesday at if p.m. in the St. Francis hotel, PAYMENTS , ., Alvin Karpis, public enemy No. who boasted he would not be taken alive, shook like a leaf said ihe G-men who captured him Friday in New Orleans without a fight. JERSEY UP IMPLICATED New York, May 2. Murray Blecfeld, young liquor salesman, accused as the chief aide of Ellis H. Parker, jr., in torturing a spur. ious confession of the Lindbergh kidnaping from Paul H. Wendel has implicated a widely known New Jersev official in the plot in "a confession that will blow the lid off the case," District Attorney F .X. Gcoghan announced today. Bleefeld. a fugitive since he voung Parker, and three other men were indicted for kidnaping Wendel a week ago, surrendered to New York police yesterday in Albany. Assistant District Attorney Frances Madden confirmed Geo- Bhan's statement. "Bleefeld told us that talked to him about Wendel as a Lindbergh kidnaping -suspect last January," Madden said. "He quoted the offi-eial as saying that 'I have been out in complete charge of the Lindbergh investigation by Governor Hoffman (of New Jersey); I have had a suspect under observation for four years; his name is Paul Wendel." Bleefeld's arrest left only young Parker a fugitive among six men indicted on Wendcl's charges that he was kidnaped and compelled to sign a statement that he kidnaped and murdered Charles A. Lindbergh jr. Sol. Marcus. Trenton bookmaker indicted Thursday as an accessor yto the Wendel kidnaping after the fact, waived extradition and was brought to New York last night. Mrs. Mildred Sheler, 39, Dies Saturday Mrs. Mildred Munson Sheler, 39, died at her home on R. F. D. No. 1 today and will be buried in the St. Johns cemetery Tuesday, following funeral services at the Fortmiller Funeral home at 2 p.m. Mrs. Sheler was born at Elkton Or., October 20, 1897, and had spent all of her life in Oregon. She was married to E. H. Sheler July 1. 1922. Surviving are the widower, six children, three brothers and two sisters. The children are Arthur. Elmer. Oris Eve lyn, Janet and Juanita Sheler, all living at the lumily home. The sisters are Mrs. Ardie Baker. lal- bot. Or., and Mrs. Agnes Miller. Roseburg. The brothers are How ard and Norman Munson. Lebanon and Andrew Munson, Drain. From the Headlines By Deacon Richmond "Three Vessels S. O. S.: Unuen Rush Aid" An S. O. S. cracks through the air, the liner's course is stayed for, when a ship s in trouble, all others rush them aid. All ships within a thousand miles will hear an S. O. S. and soon will know exactly where a ship is jn distress. Before the days of wireless, when a ship had left the shore, its I U JUfc progress was a sailed the seas some "thirty years ; too soon" ere wireless brought to sailor-men its very welcome boon. HIGHER It was a washout to romance when Michael Farber, 32, entered his bathroom and there found wife Georgia, 30, scrubbing the back of Charles "Pop" Parker, 65 and toothless. But "Pop," in hurt amazement, told a Chicago judge that he just had the old Saturday night urge during a party, climbed into the tub, nnd then couldn't reach between his shoulders. So Mrs. Farber came to the rescue and Farber sued for $25,000. Above are Parker and Mrs "arbcr, at fislit Farber. (lly 1'nllnl rrrm) A little group of Americans missionaries, businessmen, the United States legation staff and two newspaper correspondents were in Addis Ababa today, menaced by looting mobs of Ethiopians. , The legation staff are Cornelius Van H". Engert, first secretary and consul general, and William M. Cramp, third secretary and vice consul. The newspapermen are Hen Ames and James Konroaugn, United Press staff correspondents, only American reporters still in the Ethiopian capital. Four united States navy men also are in Addis Ababa, to keep Washington, 8,000 miles distant, informed by wireless of developments. They ure Walter Edgar Tanner, 31, of New London, Conn.; John L. Cauthen, 28, of Auburn, Ala.; John Willard Ans- low, 33, of Medford, Muss; Cecil Franklin Cavaiiaugh, 27, of Phila delphia. Probably not more than .10 Am ericans remain in r.linopia with most of them in the capital. The United Presbyterian Hoard of Missions in Philadelphia announced eight members of its staff now are stationed in Ethiopia. Those in the capital are Dr. John A. Cramer and wife, Grand Rapids, Mich.; the Rev. Duncan Henry, New Wilmington, Pa.; and thtrcc nurses, Florence While, Cortland, Ind.; Ruth Heatty, Reedsville, Pa., and Marjorie Fauglit,, Philadelphia, i Dr. and Mrs. Virgil Dougherty, Oklahoma City, Okla., are in Gore, in western Ethiopia. The Sudan Interior Mission has 10 Americans in its headquarters four miles outside of Addis Ababa and at the Leprosor-ium seven miles from the city. They are Dr. and Mrs. T. A. Landie of Pittsburgh, secretary general of the Ethiopian Red Cross; Rev. and Mrs. Clarence Duff of Newcastle, Pa.; J. Bruce Ostien of Philadelphia; Miss Leona Kibby of Grand Rapids, Mich.; Miss Mildred Cuibert, a registered nurse of Brooklyn, N. Y.; Miss Jean Trout of Brooklyn; Miss Martha Elting of Chicago, and Miss Sclma Hergsten of Min neapolis. BULLETIN (hurchhill Downs, May 2, Bold Venture look first In the Kentucky Derby today, bealliiK out the favorite. Brevity, who placed second. Indian Brook was third. Don Faber, present coach at Ashland high school, today was given a two-year contract as coach for Albany college, succeeding Joey Mack, resigned. Faber. a Willamette graduate in 1932, has coached teams winning six district championships In his four years at Ashland. His basketball teams have won 41 out of 45 games, taking the district title three times and placing at the state tournament twice. Ills baseball teams won 58 out of 88 games. Ills foothill teams won the district title once and placed second three times, losing only to iiiruiora. While at Willamette la her was laifour vear man In track, luo Vfar man In basketball and play ed halfback two years nn the football team. AMERICANS ABABA CONFESSED KILLER TO BE RETURNED TO FACE CHARGE Salem, Ore., May 2. William L. McManus, 25, slight one-armed hitch-hiker, who "just had to use a gun after ho had bought it," will probably be returned to Modesto, Calif., from Oregon state pcniton tlary Monday to face a charge of murdering Elies do Raas, champ ion skiier. Sheriff Grant Hogan of Stanislaus county, Cnltf., said to day " Extradition papers will not ar rive here from Sacramento until late tonight. Sheriff Hogan said ind it will be Monday before they can be honored by Gov. Charles H Martin "We want to make a state charge against McMiinus for the murder of de Raas," Sheriff Hogan said, "so wo are waiting for the extradition papers." McManus who confessed the killing last night, was willing to waive extra dition and Governor Martin was ready to release him without for mality, the officers said. TODAY'S SCORES National League R. H. E, Boston I n Pittsburgh 0 10 Chiiplin, McCMasky und Lopez Tistny nnd rudden. R. IT, Philadelphia 4 12 0 Cincinnati 3 8 Walter and Wilson; Hnllings- worth, Brennan and Lombardi R. New York ...4 Chicago . ..... . , ... . . .5 IT. Ill 13 .Schumacher, C offman an Mancuso; French, Root and Har nctt. American League R. Chicago ; New York 4 Stratum; Phelps and Ruffing and Dickey. II. 1) 0 Scwell R. . .8 . .7 Detroit Philadelphia ... Soircll and Hayworth; Kelley, Matuzak, Dietrich, Johnson and Hayes. R. ...7 ...3 Cleveland Boston , . AUNT HET BY ROBERT QUILLEN ATTTTT "Nothin' embarrasses Sadie. She's the only woman I know that don't make her husband do the buyin' when they need b.'jthi oom supphe- (Coprrlihl, 1931, PublUhtrt SrndleaU) Quartzville Miner Recalls Famed Men of Old West outside world, the terse wireless ed official- dlsputches rronV'Bir Sidney Barton, British minister atl the Ethiopian capital.- ' The chaotic conditions in Addis Ababa were described In a new report from Sir Sidney ' to the) British foreign office tonight." Some reports said the emperor was fleeing into exile, to Palestine. Other sources said he might leave the train at some Internal point and seek to rally his men. The foreign otnee, tnrougn ino newspapers reassured the public that the utmost precautions had been taken to safeguard the total of an estimated 3000 foreigners, oC whom 1000 are British subjects' including 40 whites. The rest are African natives,' Arabs Or Indians mostly. There is rooom lor ail in the fortified legation compound. ITALIAN TROOPS FIGHT FLOODS TO GET TO CAPITAC Rome, May 2. Italian troop?, fighting rain and racing mountain torrents, advanced along muddy roads of the great Shoa Mcda plain today on the last stage ol their march to Addis Ababa. Today's war communique madn no mention of the dangerous thraat; to foreigners in the capital. ' "On the northern front the advance of all columns, overcoming considerable difficulties of ter rain, is proceeding according ; to plan," it said. ' ''( "Near Tern Aber (a great towering mountain peak at the edge of the plateau) large quantities! -ot materials, including two cannons, were captured." Watkins Funeral Set for Monday, Dennis Watkins, 91, who died at his home three miles east of LobJ anon yesterday, will be buried at Jefferson Monday, following ser .vices to be conducted by- Rev. George W. Simons of the Lebanon , Christian church at the. Fisher-Braden funeral home hero at 3 p. m. Mr. Watkins was born in Dado county. Ga., April 20, 1845, and when he was four years old. weno to Iowa. He lived there until 1879. when he came to Oregon. He. was s farmer. . Mr. Watkins married Jemina Burch in Iowa April 4. 1869. Thrco children and a sister of Mr. Howe along with a granddaughter and one foster granddaughter survive: The children are Mrs. Minnie Banks and Mrs. Astoria Weddle. and Walter D. Watkins. all of Jef- ferson. Mrs. Hannah Smith, Barlow. Or., is the sister. . At the funeral S. H. Coin. F. E. Seehale, Guy Johnston. Tim Kelley. Wilbur Funk and M. O. Arnold will be pall bearers. . . ; GET RIGHT-OF-WAY County Commissioners Rcnning-er and Warren and County Engineer Larsen went to Eugene thii week to iccure right-of-way conn cessions for the Lebanon-Pepper-ling Comers market road, By Matt Kramer He was in Dcadwood when Wild Bill Hickok was shot he knew Jim Bridger and he's An- nie Oakley s cousin, George Oak- ley, now living on his ranch at Quartzville, and operating his1 own gold mine, can recall at first' J". l e f've" M"7ii ,h ! Mrs. Roy Worley and the other r" -- i'"f !"." More definite data concerning the various programs will be announced later. Lural Burggraf Is county chairman for Linn county and Justin Miller the general chairman for the city of Albany. OFFICER BACK ON JOB Ted Rodman, state police officer in charge of game law enforce ment, was on duty today after having undergone an operation at Lebanon Wednesday for removal of his tonsils. (98, and George, only 78 now. shows no signs of failing. He 'works his own mine, which inci dentally, Professor Charles New- ton of the Oregon school of mines, told George was the best prospect in the Cascades. He is satisfied that there are from the Indians who raised her in childhood. 1 A number of years were spent ,ann ' u a ,..t, there in 1877 that he lived when Wild Bill Hickok was shot. He arrived at the scene of the shooting five minutes after Jack Mc-C'all had put a deliberate bullet Into Hickok's back. George can give a lengthy list of names of the bad-men of the clay, but one thing they're all ; says, "We never asked a man his last name in that country, it was hand most of the history-making lodes around Quartzville, or as he events and people of the early says it, "I wouldn't have stayed western frontier today, the 26th ; here so long." anniversary of his life in Linn I In 1904 he first came to the county. Oregon coast, after a spell in the He's 78 years old now, but he Sumpter mining district of eastern looks under 60. There's not a line i Oregon. He came there in 1897. on his face-except a slight crow-Before the Civil war, back in footing in the corners of his eyes! 1858 George was born in Beloit, from spending many hours under :Wls- He attended school through a blazing sun. And his mind is as the fhlrd 8radc an,d,tn,c.n. lhrew keen, perhaps keener, than a col-;uP tne traccB and lc' Wisconsin lege youth's. He will talk with,al the age of 14. While traveling you about space and time, and through the surrounding tern-talk with knowledge, although he lory he met and grew to know admits to no more education than we," the Meltons, who raised three years in a grade school. i Calamity Jane after she was taken "Annie Oakley was one of the finest shots the world ever saw," George recalls, thinking back, "but the greatest shot of all was t i..;a - u u - . Jim Bridger. He could bring down the game, and that's the test of good sbijoling. not breaking fancy targets with circus tricks." The Oakleys were an exceptional family. First of all they had the famous Annie. Then, too, George himself was no mean shot. Francis Murphy of Crawfords-i thing of doubt villc was critically injured yester- I until' twas seen once more; and, day afternoon when struck on the i if it lost Us rudder, or the ship head by a rock while working at: should catch on fire, or anything the Eugene Lumber company's ; should happen, to make aid its Dollar camp on the Calapooia one desire, it's only hope was in river. The accident occurred about the use of signals of distress. 1.30 o'clock. ' .and these could only be observed Murphy was taken to the Leba- a dozen miles, or less, non hospital where he was found So. many ships have disappear-to be suffering from a skull frac- : ed and never left a trace, to tell ture. A reDort from the hospital! of the disaster upon the ocean's ut noon today said he had not re-'face: but those were ships that J ney usea 10 can mm um-nnw without last names. That's ex-Red" in token of his hunting plained easily, though, for George prowess, he relates. He conn's from a long-lived gained consciousness. He is a son Mrs. F.rcles Murphy of Craw - oidsvillc, o family also, tus lainer nvect to jj"" oangerous, q 3

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