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The 6t1 M1 Oakland and - Vicinity: Cloudy and unsettled tonight; .Tuesday probably rain ; moderate northwesterly winds. VOLUME CI THflEE CENTS SUNDAY TEN CENTS. OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA, MONDAY EVENING, OCTOBER 13, 1924 Cooyrlght. 1924, by TRIBUNE Publishing Co. 28 PAGES B no., iair L m? J ) "IIFE1I1IES M MAJOR TO HER RIVAL Mrs. Hart Divorces Spouse to Permit Him to Marry Mrs Hall-OuMt, "Who Called Him "Perfect Passion Husband of "Other Woman" in Queer Love Quadrangle Relinquishes Her and Ke fuses to Name Her Lover CINCINNATI, Ohio, Oct. IS. The second episode of the "perfect passion" drama of Mrs. Shirley Hall-Quest, who abandoned her college-professor husband for the love of a former British army major, -was- enacted -here-today when Mrs. Frederick William Hart -obtained a divorce from the "perfect lover." That Mrs. Hart gave up her husband In the Interests of the "perfect passion," Just as Professor Alfred Lawrence Hall-Quest phllo- sophlcally relinquished his wife, is indicated by the settlement ar- ranged by the Harts out of court. ' Besides the court costs, Mrs. Hart is to receive 5000 in ensh and one-third of Hart's income for the remainder of her life. WOMAN DOES NOT fill I ELD lini RIVAI; - Although Professor Hall-Quest nobly sought to shield the name k of the man who won his wife away from him, out of respect to his former wife. Mrs. Hart did not hesitate to make public the name of the woman who won her husband. Professor Hall-Quest, connected with the University of Pittsburgh, aid his feelings were Just as primitive as any other person's might , be In a similar case, but that he would not reveal the other man's name, as it might cause his former wife unpleasantness. i IHS. IIAHT RKVKAI.S TALKS WITH HlSHAM. Pale. 'with her voice but a whisper, Mrs. Hart pave testimony today which absolved her husband from bonds that had become lrk- Vaome. r Responding to the question of her attorney, Mrs. Ilnrt said that he talked to her husband about this woman. "He admitted that he loved her," he said, "and said he could not "change his mind." Ill associations- with Mrs. Hall-Quest continued until May, 1923, Mrs. Hart said. Then her husband took her to England.' He gave as an excuse for this, she said, that he wanted time "to think it over." "We were there but two weeks," Mrs. Hart related. "He left me In London. He came back to Cincinnati and resumed his associations with Mrs. Hall-Quest. He wrote me, saying he could no longer live with me as hi wife. "He eventually came' back to I Cincinnati. I don't know how long 1 ha remained here. Then he went to Chicago some time in November. Mrs. Hall-Quest went with him. They lived in Chicago since then. He admitted he was living with her." In the divorce action brought Jn Chicago by Professor Hall-Quest against his wife last week, the cultured letters of Mrs. Hall-Quest to her husband were read Into the record. Hut In consonance with the professor's wishes, the name of the "perfect lover" was withheld throughout. "WE MTST BE ALL TO EACH OTHER" In one of her letters to her husband In explanation of her affection for the "other man," Mrs. Hall-Quest wrote: "I cannot conceive of life as possible apart from and I must therefore continue to trust that our life together may be one eventually sanctioned by socinl laws because they would, of bourse, bring greater contentment, peace and real ease of mind. If that can not be, then our lives must be lived entirely within our two selves, as In the past few months, and we must in truth be everything to each other." Hart did not appear in the courtroom in the trial here. In consequence of his failure to appear, Judge Hoffman said thnt although he had granted the di-'vorce, life 'would not issue, the for-mTelsrerTiHnrTttesaajr: Thisr however. Is but a technicality to comply with Jhe divorce court customs. Major Hart and Mrs. Hall-Quest, who west said to have been living in Evanston for the past yoa, were last reported to bo en route'to Minnesota to obtnln the anctlon of the church to their union. ; Hughes Dodges Death As Iron Bar Falls INDIANAPOLIS, Oct. 13. An iron bar . fttlllnB from the nlxth tory of the New Columbia Club . biilliiloK narrowly mimed Secretary of State Charles Kvana Hughce ' Just bh he flnlHhed the ceremony of laying the cornerstone of the structure here today. aVinnt went ud as the rod hurtled through the. alr,... It kl struck a grlanclng diow on mo shoulder of a man In th crowd fSwensed about Hughes. Pawns in Love Quadrangle Photo shows MRS. SHIRLEY KNOX HALL-QUEST, who was divorced by her husband. Prof. Alfred Hall-Quest of the University of Pittsburgh. October 7, so that she would be able to marry Frederick , Hart, former British army major, PROF. HALL-QUEST (below), who is 44 years old, atjempted' to shield Hart from exposure. P. & A. photo. .. ST A. - -j. I mw:mA w . . . . I 'r : 7aa a. t y- , - S , NON-STOP DRIVERS 1' FACE JAIL TERMS Too Many Firemen Killed or Maimed, Chief Reports; Police to Co-operate. Determined to stop the Interfer ence with open rights of way for fire department' automobiles speeding to fires In Oakland, Chief of Police James T. Drew and Commissioner of Public Safety Frank Colbourn to(Jny issued strict orders for police to arrest every motorist who falls to stop his machine as soon as a fire siren sounds In the block. The accident yesterday In which OeorKe Grazier, chief's driver, was killed and William I.utkey, second assistant fire chief, Injured, was the latest of a series of accidents which led today to the con ference, i Grazier Joined the fire department on October 4. 1918, and wm appointed chiefs driver. Lntkey has been with the department since October 1. 1901. belnn appointed battalion fire chief in 1913 and sec ond assistant chief in 1922. "We are Rolm? to stop these accidents." Chief of Police Drew said today 'I am ippealln to the citizens of Oakland not only to cooperate themselves In stopping their automobiles while the fire department machines are on the streets, but also to report to the police the numbers of all automobiles that do not Immediately draw tip beside the curbing and stop their motors." Three weeks apo, Monto Carroll, a battalion fire chief, was speeding to the Moore Shipyards company carrying a pulmotor for the relief of three men who had been overcome with gas. At Ninth and Clay streets, his machlno was run into by ah automobile driven by a woman. The chiefs' automobile was wrecked, and two of the three gassed men died before aid could reach them. On April 20, Raymond Franks, a driver of Truck No. 1, was killed when his truck 'was struck by a truck of the Taclflc Gas and--Elec- tric-company n't Sixth and Brush street aj . : A year ago Bruce Nlcolalson; driver of Truck No. 2, was killed at East Fourteenth street and Ninth avenue In another collision. Chief Drew-pointed out that a city ordinance requires every driver of a motor vehicle to draw his machine up to a full stop beside the road as soon as the - firo siren sounds. It is against the law to continue, or to drive into, a .side street. Strict orders have now been Issued for the arrest of every driver who ignores this law. Argentine Flier to Abandon Globe Trip TOKYO, Oct. 13. It was announced today that Major Zofnl, Argentine round-the-world finer, expected to abandon his flight here. ZannjwJia-ftrrived Saturday at Kasumlgaura flying field has been honored here by a continuous round of fetes. i ' ' fe C 'tff'i 1 1 IN TERROR T Police Establish Blockade to Prevent Spread of Oriental Battling. ity nonrnT t. small (8pUl Correiponilint of Tti Oakland TRIBUNE.) NEW YORK, Oct. 13. Furtive-eyed Chinese, arms folded In their wide t flowing sleeves, slip from place to place In the shadows of old Chinatown, fearful what at any turn of the winding, crooked streets an assassin's bullet will 3ay them low. The tocsins of the "tong war" have been sounded and another of those mysterious feuds which sweep Chinese settlements the country over, is on. Just how the wars begin none but the Orientals ever know. The ".Hathen Chinee" Is peculiar. He has his own axes to grind. But thus far the war Is being fought at what might be called long range. It Is with pistols. Later If It follows the usual cycles, It will come to closer quarters with hatchets. It is evident Just now that this latest war In the metropolitan district holding New York, Brooklyn and Newark, N. J., in Its grip Is being fought out by the professional gun men of the famous tongs, ,tha Hip Slpgs and the ,On Leongs. These professional gun men shoot straight. When the war spreads to the amateur gunman then-thereis-danger, Indeed ri for an amateur Chinese pistol fighter usually closes his nlmond orbs before he pulls the trigger. Anything may happen then. Already the police have been called upon to guard some of the restaurants. The proprietors in Brooklyn seem to be especially fearful. Frantic efforts are being made by the Chinese merchants and the various "benevolent nsso-clatlons"....to bring about a truce In the fighting, but It Is admitted that pence Is not in sight. (Copyright, W21. by The Onkl.nd TRIBUNE.) S. F. POLICE ACT TO PREVENT OUTBREAK. SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 13. Tong disturbances which are causing trouble In several middle-western and eastern cities, have not spread to San Francisco's famous Chinatown, according to police headquarters today. Extra precautions are being taken by the Chinatown squad to keep the local Chinese quarter as quiet as possible. , OVER ON 1 GDNSUL AIDS SHANGHAI IS BRITISH RUM YIELDED UP; SHIP CREW BRIBE HINTED Officers of Seized Booze-Runner Contend Craft Was Forty Miles Off Coast, and Immune Under Treaty Prohibitionists Answer Boat Was Within 12 Miles of Farallones: Lone War Over Big Cargo Assured SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 13 That the rum runners intend to make a fight to prevent the confiscation of their vessel and the avert punishment of officers and crew were Indicated today when the British Consul retained the services of Attorney Kenneth Green to defend all those taken into custody. Green is a former United States attorney. At the same time it was announced by U. S. Attorney Sterling Carr that there was a likelihood that the defendants would be accused of conspiracy to violate the customs law In the landing of contraband, rather than the prohibi tion law. It la understood the officers of j the seized ship claim to have been j forty miles west of an Francisco i near Noon Day Rock. This, however, it is claimed is near the Faral-t lones, which are United States territory. Booze runners casting an-' chor at Noon Day Rock, one of the Shallowest parts of the Pacific, are . said to have been responsible for frequent severings of the Pacific cables. I The Quadra was loaded to the I limit with J750.000 liquor with which it had cleared recently from Vancouver, B. C, according to federal authorities. Prior to its capture the ship had already sent large quantities of the liquor ashore by means of small local rum-running vessels. It was the capture of j one of these that led to the seizure of the larger ship. An equally lm- puriani ia.uior, nowever, was me Quadra's misfortune in running out of fuel on its trip down the coast, which caused it to drift with-In the twelve-mile limit. i The Quadra, which was drifting j helplessly, as the result of the fall-i ure of several attempts to refuel ' from barges, was towed into the bay by the Shawnee. Captain Ford Immediately placed his case In the hands of the British consul. The revenue men declared today that they were acting entirely wlth-tn their rights under the Brltisn- American liquor seizure treaty, which was recently signed. This treaty, it Is declared, gives the United States the right to seize all foreign ships carrying liquor cargoes when these approach within 12 miles of the American coast line. ' Court Delays Vote Oh Mai Dougherty Writ BY UNITED PRESS LEASED WIRE TO TRIBUNE WASHINOTON Oct. 13. The supreme court today advanced to December' 1 the hearing of the contempt suit brought against Mai Daugherty, brother of the former attorney general, for his refusal to yield certain evidence to the senate Investigating committee. When Daugherty refused the request by the committee, he was arrested by the sergpant-at-arms of the senate for contempt of the senate. He was freed from this ar rest on a writ of habeas corpus granted by the federal district court In Southern Ohio. From this Judgment the United States appealed to this court. The supreme court must decide In this case upon the extent of the authority of congress to compel a citizen to testify before an investigating committee. Convict Killed In Prison Break MOUNDS VI LLE, V. Va., Oct. 13. One prisoner was killed and another badly wounded In an effort to escape from the state prison here, early today. Earl Blankenship was killed In a fight with guards after he and Harry McCracken, the wounded man, were detected In throwing a rope over the wall. McCracken Was shot In the shoulder. Both prisoners were serving terms for robbery. Seven Seriously Hurt In Texas. Oil Fire DALLAS, Tex., Oct. 13, Seven men, Including six fifemen, are known to have been burned serl-ously, and others are reported Injured In a fire here today, which Is sweeping oil tanks of the. Clay county company. At 1:30 p. m., six tanks of oil were burning. The loss was estimated at )1S0,000 at that hour. Two of the tanks, which have a capacity of 1000 barrels, exploded. ; , Infantile Paralysis Delays School Terms BY UNITED PRESS LEASED WIRE TO TRIBUNE TACOMA, Wash., Oct. 13. Four new cages of poliomyelitis (Infantile paralysis) occurring here over the week-end will prevent the reopening of school this week, according- to 'Dr. C. F, Engels, city health officer. Chekiang Tuchun Deserts Troops Defending City; Takes Refuge in French Settlement; Corps Fight Soldiers Swarm Back From Front and Auction Off Military Supplies; Army Auto Is Sold For $10 BT ASSOCIATED PRESS LEASED WIRE TO TRIBUNE SHANGHAI. Oct. 13. The Chekiang forces defending Shanghai against the attacks of the Invading Klangsu armies surrendered today and an armistice was declared between the opposing forces. Every unit of the foreign defense in Shanghai, including marines landed from foreign warships in the harbor, is mobilizing along the boundaries of the foreign settlement to repel any effort on the part of the Klangsu forces to enter It. Thirty thousand Chekiang troops are retreating toward this city. SURRENDER TO AVERT SUFFERING. Chekiang leaders explain' their surrender was prompted by a realization that It would be "for the public welfare since it is apparent that the struggle would have been long drawn out and would have caused untold suffering." A report current here today is that - the Chekiang commanders were bribed to betray their leaders. Chekiang forces holding defense lines v ost of Shanghai, unaware that they were fighting for a lost cause and uninformed that an armistice had been signed, In which their leader virtually admitted defeat, continued firing Into the enemy lines this afternoon. MILITARY AUTOS AUCTIONED FOR $10. A train from Nanslang, 12 miles west of here, brought In 300 Che kiang soldiers, who, when apprised a .Via a 4 r.1 n n J n. I. aw I'L WIG IU1II Ul CVC1IL3, JUIJICU UUIC, Chekiang troops at the railway station north of here where an Impromptu auction of clothing and equipment was held. A number of military motor cars were knocked down to bidders for $10 and up wards.- General Lu Yung-Hsian, military commander, presided at the confer. ence which resulted In the decision to surrender, and which sent him to the international settlement here as a refugee. His chief aide. General Ho-Feng-LIng, defense commander of Shanghatwas not present. - Gene.al Chang Tse-PIn, a Chekiang field commander, walked out of the meeting after vigorohsly op- posing the proposal of his chief to surrender. General Chiang left for the Nanslang seefbr this morning to Join his forces, estimated at 4000 there. ; BT ASSOCIATED TRESS LEASED WIRE TO TRIBUNE DAIREN, Manchuria, Oct, 13. The Manchurlan forces njnrchln? on Peking have captured Chln-wanRtao, a gulf port near the Man. churlan border of Chlhll province, an aerlalj bombardment assisting the troops, according to an unconfirmed report here. Amplified reports from Shan-haikwan, a town adjacent to Ch'n-wnngtao, credit the capture by thd Manchtirlans of Chlumen, the "kev position to Shanhaikwan, to a so-called "forlorn hope" corpn, composed of ten men picked from each Jrcplment. rne f irst r engtien imancnur-lan) army, led personally by General Han Lin-chun, captured a corner of the Chlhll fortification after four hours of assault. Hand grenades were used effectively. Few of the shock troops survived, subterranean mines swallowing whole groups. BT ASSOCIATED PRESS LEASED WIRE TO TRIBUNE TOKYO, Oct. 13. Lu Tung Hslan and Ho Feng-Ling, who today surrendered the city of Shanghai to the attacking forces of the Chinese Central government, have fled from Shanghai and are on their way to Japan, the war office was informed today. Forbes' Conspiracy Hearing Is Begun BT INTERNATIONAL NEWS LEASED WIRE TO TRIBUNE BALTIMORE, Oct. 13. ' The case of Colonel Charles R. Forbes, Jo.r.mertoec$5oi! t.h Veterans' Bureau, under Indictment here oh charges of conspiring to defraud the government, began today before Federal Judge Sopher on a motion for a bill of pleas. The motion was opposed by District Attorney Amos W. Woodcock. With Forbes are indicted Lieutenant Commander Charles R. CLeary, former chief of supplies of the Veterans' Bureau, and Natnan Thompson of Bostoi. The charge alleges Forbes and O'Leary sold $3,000,000 worth of supplies to Thompson for one-fifth their value. Fascisti Urged to Honor MacDonald MILAN, Oct. 13. The Fopllta Italia, in a published letter of which some believe Mussolini, the author, suggests that Ramsey Mac-Donald be made an honorary member of the Fascisti. as "he ha: al- waya worked outside constitutional lines." Scientists Aim t n it "it io rep upnuman Rate By Radio as Crops Respond - f Wheat Yield Increased 25 Per Cent By Aerial Mas- sage, Professor Reports. By O. lu SCOTT (Bptclal Correipondent of Th Olkllnd TRIBUNE.) CHICAGO, Oct. 13. Radio has put such a kick into vegetable life that University of Chicago scient ists have begun to speculate about possibilities of Its use in rejuvena- ltng humans. Tales of radio farming;, brought to the university by Professor V. H. Blackman of the Imperial College of Science, London, have started this speculation over the ramifications Into which radio may find Itself diverted when, all Its secrets are known. WHEAT INCREASES 25 PER CENT. It was this same speculative nature that caused the imperial college of science to try out radio farming with results that Prof. Blackman describes as remarkable. The plants respond to the treatment with such a vim that a small tract, of wheat produced nearly 25 per cent more grain than did a similar tract untreated to the radio stimulus. "In - our experiments," Prof. Blackman explained, "we restriut-ed the work to a small p(pt of ground. About four feet .apart we stretched insulated wires carrying high voltage currents, sometimes as high as 100,000 volts. As a result of the radio application we fiad very substantially increased yields of grain." ' This method of farming, the professor said, is far too expensive to be practical, but if the same rejuvenating effects can be caused on humans radio application would be worth the cost which would be much more restricted than that needed to radlollze a whole grain field. RADIO PUTS PEP ONTO CELL LIFE. The radio puts more activity into j cell life, according to the scientific explanation. Respiration is lJm proved w.ltn Increased proto plasmic activity so that the whole plant benefits. In tact, plants have such a hankering for radio waves that scientists have now come to the opinion that the reason , broadcasting in summer is so much less satisfac tory than in winter is because of the avidity with which vegetable life absorbs the energy' sent out. Fans may reap an indirect benefit in the form of better crops' if the amount of radio activity becomes sufficient to have a general effect. tCDprrlgbt 1024. The Cblcago Dtllr Newi.) LVALES CONQUERS British Prince Wins Acclaim Of Cowpunchers on Visit to Stockyards. CHICAGO, Oct. 13. To the accompaniment of yells from, visiting cowboys, H. R. H., the- Prince of Wales today tave an exhibition of horsemanship that won him wild acclaim. Mounted on a rearing, plunging sorrel horse, he rode ttround the stockyards. He stuck like glue as the horse plunged, excited by the cries of the spectators. The prince's riding won the admiration of the cowpunchers and they yelled their approval. After dismounting, -he prince was taken through the Swift pack-lng plant by Louis F. Swift, Jr. Everywhere the heir to Britain's throne, who visited Chicago today, was received with great enthusiasm. And the prince evidently en-Joyed the apparent delight of the populace. He was ever gracious and smiling much of the time. He was cheered at Lake Forest where he debarked from his spe clal train to be the guest of Louis F. Swift, the packer, -and after breakfast the Swift estate In Lake Forest, as his motor cavalcade rolled Into Chicago. At the request of the Prince, a motorcycle escort of police which had been directed to accompany him to the stock yards,. was cancelled. ' ' Manager JS hoots Club Director; Tries Death BT UNITED PRESS LEASED WIRE TO TRIBUNE KANSAS CITY, Mo., Oct; 13. R. F. Warren, manager, of the Mutual Rocky Mountain Club here, shot and seriously wounded John C. Deskln, a club director, then attempted suicide at a meeting " of the club board of directors today. A stray bullet struck Herbert S. Towner, another director. The cause of the shooting was not determined. Ford Withdraws Muscle Shoals Offer BT UNITED PRESS LEASED WIRE TO TRIBUNE DETROIT, Mich., Oct. -13. Henry Ford has withdrawn his offer to purchase Muscle Shoals, a spokesman for Ford said today. Ford officials would not discuss the matter other than to stat that the withdrawal already had been offered to govaruaa&t OtflclaUi GHICAGO BRONCHO STORM AT SEA SPEEDS ZR-3 IN ITS FLIGHT TQ BERMUDA; U.S. ON WE Dirigible Passes Over Azores on, Schedule Time; Tornado Proves Advantage to Huge Aircraft BATTLESHIPS PATROL ROUTE CHATHAM, Muss., Oct 13. Wireless messages receiye4 from the ZR-3, via the steamer Sierra Ventunna this afternoon,' said the airship had completed nearly one-half its journey to Lake-hurst, N. J, (By Associated Press Leased Wire to TRIBUNE.) . WASHINGTON, Oct. 13.A moderate disturbance in the mid-Atlantic was reported today practically in the path of the ZR-3 by the naval ships on observation duty in connection with the trans-oceanic flight. ' , ": On the basis of the forecasts officials here , predicted the cruiser would be assisted rather than hindered by the 'dlt-, turbance. By maintaining her present indicated speed theJ&l-S , may arrive at her destination about 9 o'clock' Wednesday morn- SHENANDOAH DUE .F.I Start Delayed Because of Storms Sweeping South From Alaska. NORTH ISLAND, SAN DIEGO, Oct. IS. The navy dirigible Shenandoah, delayed here because' of repairs, again hung Idly to her 174-foot mooring mast today, and la not scheduled to leave for San Francisco, en route to Camp Lewis, Wash., until tomorrow at 7:30 a. m. Commander Zachary Lansdowne, In charge of the Shenandoah, ls-sued a statement declaring the re pairs to the broken after girder, sustained Friday night, as well as the radio apparatus, will have been completed today and the giant air liner will be made ready before night to push off from her the first thing tomorrow. "The damage sustained could have been repaired In a very short time had the Shenandoah been in an airship hangar," Commander Lansdowne's statement declared, "but because she is tied to a moor ing mast, the work has been somewhat difficult. ' "However, complete repairs have been accomplished to the ' ship while she hung in the air for the first time In history. Our route north will be over Pasadena, Los Angeles, the bay cities, Portland, and as many other cities as practicable at that time." Lieutenants H. B. Wyatt and C. E. Rosenthal took off from here at 6 a. na. today in a De Havlland plane for camp Lewis to complete plans there for mooring the Shenandoah. They wlll stop at Clover Field, Santa Monica, and Eugene, Ore. STOP AT MARK ISLAND IS POSSIBLE BY OFFER. VALLEJO, Oct. 13. Possibility that the Shenandoah may spend the night in San Francisco bay region arose today when Admiral J. S. McKean, oommander of the Twelfth Naval district, with headquarters at Mare Island, wired to Rear Admiral William Moffett offering to haven the -ship at the Mare Island navy yard. Admiral McKean stated in his wire than the Shenandoah could moor at the mast of the navy, yard's 150 ton floating crane. No reply has as yet been received to the offer. Ty Cobb Limits His Games Next Season BT ASSOCIATED PRESS LEASED WIRE TO TRIBUNE AUGUSTA, Ga., Oct. 13. Ty Cobb, back home aftr taking in the world series, which he described the greatest in the history of the game, stated today that, while he does not intend to play through the entire schedule next season, he probably will ..take part in 75 or 100 games thereby deny-ing reports that he would appear in the-llne-Up-only-oocaalonaHy, ; Glass Sliver Kills Baby in 'Bus Crash BT ASSOCIATED PRESS LEASED WIRE TO TRIBUNE SAN DIEGO. Oct. 13. In an auto collision with a stage three miles east of Jacumba last night the seven months old child of Mr. and Mrs. Steven Turk, 1590 Main street, Los Angeles, was killed, Mrs. Turk was badly lacerated about the scalp. Seven bther persons, including the stage driver. Were Injured. Tlv baby was killed by a sliver of glass driven Into the brain. Mecca Evacuated As Besiegers Advance CAIRO, Oct. 13. Government troops under King All Hussein ar evacuating Mecca a the Wahabl tribes advance. The troops have retired to Bahra, midway between Mecca a&d the seaport el Jsdda. , OiRM NESDAY ing. Br CARL . GROAT . , Uait.d Ptwi SUff OrTj4,nt. , : ', BERLIN, Oct. l.-SpJng . safely 1(00 miles from her, trt . lng point at ;FriedrIehshafn,". th giant Zeppelin ZR-t reached J the Axores. this afternoon' and passed high overhead aoov ; th r UtI group of Islands,-t eadily-pUrclng -her westward.' course toward America. ' ' .' ? ,.' Wireless reports reached Fried- rlchshafen that the dirigible, mak ing good time, had arrived 'at ths Azores at approximately' I . p. -m. and continued her way. '' The Zeppelin's- course takes her ' on another , 1600-mile lefcto Bermuda, where she turns . northVard to Lakehurst, N. T." ' " i V . - Spanish stations relayed 'messages reporting the progress 'of the airship. "--..., "rv At 3:30' p. m. , Berlin Mn,".'4h4 government ireless statfn Turs' announced the Chatham,' Mass., wireless station ,-was in ;t such with the. ZR-3, ' -'.v.; jyj ';'.' .Direct communication with the Zeppelin, which was lost for abjn time this: afternoon, "'owing,' to fat-' mospheric conditions, was resumed shortly after I . p. , m. Berlin time and the airship reported herself as having reached - the first ot- the (Axores group shortly before noon,' Greenwich meantime. "'' .' Everything was well With In giant dirigible, which should re? Lakehurst, N.'j., Wednesday,, h ZR-J was behind;', , schedule whn last reported, but was , proceeding steadily on her course, at a speed that averaged about '6 'mile aa hour. Early today she ' repbrVtt she had "hit It up to,80;mne'tn hour. r-i j. SWINGS OVER FRANCE, , t f . EARLY SUNDAY. , . - , , , ., Leaving Frledrlchshafen.i mother nest of Zeppelins for a quarter 'of i a century, this latest, and- possibly last of the brood that was to make Germany supreme, in .the.' lr, . swung westward over Franc .early Sunday morning.; , , , The start in a dripping fog, was made at, 6:40 a. m.'. , . " For a time the ZR-l'a pilot. Dr.' Eckener, head of the Zeppelin works, hesitated as" to bis. course, the wireless (battering busily 'with land stations. Then he headed (Continued on Page 6. Col. 1 , "I Observe" .'.'.' Sherlock o nisy need bis ntlero. cope, but yon will need no tool to help yott find thrills snd Isusht in the fanny new comic strin, SHERLOCKO, in Tb TRIBlTVi.' every day. 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