The Guthrie Daily Leader (Guthrie, Okla.), Vol. 49, No. 73, Ed. 1 Wednesday, October 13, 1915 Page: 1 of 8
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The Guthrie daily Leabek
(urrimno. Oklahoma. Wednesday October 13 1015.
HOME-RUN" HOOPER OF BOSTON
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BOSTON TRAM WINS THE J- - 1 ' A - K'
1' 01 1)111 GAME AM) . ' N - '
UST GAME FEATURED V . vK JIN 3 KK ''
rv FflllR HIIIUIF RUNS I' V ' - ' Hir. V T J A
PJTCIIEKS OF EACH. TEAM JlV tr Ol
'A 1)13 BADLY 'lM)UXIM3n; . ' . ' V .
THREE MEN HIT - ' f t ! C tfj
FOUR HOME RUNS.
THREE MEN 'HIT BY
Attendance ... .....41 OH
National Commission 8204.65
Players' share 44305.11
Figures for Series.
National Commission .... 2833A
Players" share 14-4 S07. 5 5
iPliiiuoullHiitt Oi t. 13. The ' Ked
Sex defeated the 'Philadelphia Na-
tional! bv a score of five to four
here today. ' .. f
The igame was nip and tuck until
Twice the Philadelphians took the
lea-d only to be tied and IHarry Hoop-
er finally clinched it for the Ameri-
can league champions by gmasliing a
hom run Into the right center stands.
It was Hooper's big black bludgeon
that put the Red Sox across the win-
Tho California boy smashed ut
two home runs during; the game.
Duffy Lewis was anotVp'- hero for
Boston. His homo ruu ciout in t!v.
eighth inning sending in a run ahea
of him and ticing the score when
looked llko a Philadelphia victor..'.
Philadelphia Oct. 13. ndeal woatli-
w prevailed for the fifth game of the
world's base .ball series.
. 'Mayer was slated for tha Phillies'
mound although the crowd was hop-
ing for another "go" for Alexander.
The betting was three to one that
Boston would take the series ami
even that 'the 'Red Box would win. The
line-up was unchanged. The crowd
dwindled from Tuesday's monstar
Tiie Phillies were first on the play-
ing field and were given a rousing
cheer. Their .fielding was lightning
fast far faster than the one In 'Bos-
ton. The Boston players also got a
friendly greeting. - The practice of
both teams was snappy. The sun is
Alexander and Mayer warmed up
for (Philadelphia. Foster warmed up
The batteries are:
'Philadelphia: iMayer and Burns.
iTSoston: Foster and Thomas.
The Batting Order.
T5". batting order was
. Speaker cf
""' tiewis If
Paskert cf ..
. IMayer in practice showed better i With a permanently established home
condition than .Alexander. The iPhil-'the university trustees are now in po-
ly rooters are on tip-toe pulling for sition to ask for the endowment prof-
two straight games.
The game by inning:
Bcston: Hooper singled to renter;
Scott fou!ed to Luderus: Speaker
(Continued on Pace Six.)
5 10 1 '''... Vl'J -
PITCHED l ' - v
PHILLIES' CATCHER BURNS DROPPING BALL AND HOOPER OF BOSTON SCORING ' FIRST RUN
SECOND GAME OF WORLD SERIES AT PHILADELPHIA. GEORGE FOSTER OF THE RED SOX
WHO PITCHED HIS TEAM TO VICTORY. ;
WILL H 1-2
STATE SIPKEME COUlTj
BI LES 2 PEI) CENT UHOSS j
TA ON OIL LEGAL
Oklahoma City 0't. 1'3. In an op-
inion written by Justice Sharp the
state supraue court his upheld tht
validity of the 2 per cent ross pro-
duction tax on oil which was passed
by the last legislature and attacked
by the oil-producfn? companies im-
mediately alter its passage on the
ground that the new law Was uncon-
stitutional. All justices of the court concurred.
The decision means that $:'07000 col-
lected by 'K. B. (Howard state audit-
or since the law became operative
March 11 until October ft will go into
the statu treasury and help relieve
the stringency that has caused the
state warrants to ibe held up because
of shortage in the general revenue
.Nearly all the oil producers in. the
state were interested in the suit to
(CnntlmiM on Piicrft Two.1
ERDOWMENT FUNDS FOR
1. MAT COME ROW
"The' decision of the slate supreme
court affirming the city's grant of
Convention hall to the Methodist uni-
versity ends some litigation which was
foolishly inaugurated in the first
place? said a merchant today. "Now
that O. M. U. has full and absolute
title to the property we may expect
some activity beneficial to Guthrie.
fered two years ago. 'With this en-
dowment the hall can be reconstructed
and made modern and new buildings
added. I believe Guthrie did the right
thing in deeding the hall property to
' rv ti . . j a
Germans moved on Ostend and
Llllie Hazebrouck and Ypres
occupied by Germans.
Fierce fighting at Dixmude
General von Kluck trying to trun
allie's left wing. '
Germans made dash for War-
saw. : iMontenegrins defeated Austri-
ans near Sarajevo.
Detachment of Boers under-Col-onel
Mariti rebelled and martial
law was proclaimed throughout
French routed German aviators
DISTHHT CONVENTION OF
CHiusnAN curium OPENS
Twelve counties in north central
Dklahoma will be represented in the
Jistrict convention of the Christian
;hurch which wtii meet In annual ses-
sion Wednesday night at 7:30 o'clock
it the Christian church. . The van-
guard of delegates began arriving
iar!y Wednesday morning. There will
likely be more than one hundred out
if town delegates.
This is one of the great religious
gatherings of the year. Rev. H. E.
Van Horn of Oklahoma City will be
the principal speaker tonight and
Rev. F. W. Burnham of Cincinnati
Ohio tomorrow night. The conven-
tion will continue until Friday after
noon when the visiting delegates will
be given free automobile rides over
the city. Following is the detailed
program for tonight and tomorrow:
7:30 Devotional Service R. R. Yeld-
7:45 Address of Welcome Guy H.
7:55 Response G. W. McQuiddy
(Continued on Page Elsht)
PEACE AT ANY PBICE IS SLO-
GAN OF WOMEN AT PEACE
(By Associated Press.)
(San 'Francisco Oct. 13. 'Miss Eva
Marshall Shontz of Chicago organiz-
er of the Women's Peace Party and
Vice-'Presidential candidate of the
Prohibition party delivered an ad- j
dress before the International Peace1
Congress here today on "The Call of j
Old Glory for Heroism." iShe said
"All tho world waits to see wheth-
er our nation deserves the tribute
paid to her by President Wilson
'Amorican ts too proud to fight.' Dr.
Thomas ft. Green says tcS .per cent
of the habitable surface of tho siobe
is swept by war. One billion seven
(Continued in F.iffe Two.)
TO CALL EXTRA SESSION
EARLY NEXT YEAR?
Oklahoma City Oct. 13. It is eemi-
o'ficlally stated that Gov. Williams
will call an extra session of the leg-
islature for February 1 iM'lfi.
WILL GIVE VISITING
' DELEGATES "JOY RIDE
icrescent were here yesterday at the
It is planned to give the delegates ! hearing on the probate of the will of
in attendance on the district associa-1 Jacob Kendrlck. William A. Kend-
tion of Christian church in Bession ' rick and other heirs are contesting
here an automobile ride on Friday at- j the probate of the instrument pur-
ternoon and the convention commit- j porting to be the last will and testa-
tee of the chamber of commerce is jment of the decedent and which has
anxious to have as many public spirit; been filed. In tha county court for
ed outo owners as possible turn out probate. The grounds ot objection
-nd help. The ride will probably he I and contest are that the decedent was
at 2 p. m. and all who can help are j not of sounJ "nind or of sufficient
asked to phone the secretary. j (Continued on Fat. Three.) (
ft. ii n nr r ri t
n fin utrtn
SIT!MAI)IM:s .and mines
AUI3 Bl'SY AUAIN; TIIHEI3
SHIPS SI NK
BULGAH!A FDBHIMLLT DE-
CLARES !R ON SERBIA
Di ssiANs win sk;nal MCI-
rOHV IN r.ALICIA; I BENCH
WIN IN WEST
(By Associated Press.)
Nich. Oct. 13. (Via London.) The
Serbians under General Zemiel this j
morning repulsed a large force of Au-
trians on the Danube and completely
routed them. The loss to the Invaders
will reach 5000.
SUBS AND MINES AT WORK.
Berlin Oct. 13. One large British
warship was sunk In the straits at the
mouth of the Dardanelles Tuesday
night; 300 were drowned. Two trans
ports on the Red Sea were destroyed
by shore fire last night.
i Austrians Advance in Serbia.
' Berlin Oct. 13. Austrian
of Serbia is making steady progress
! although tho Serbians by stiff resist- j
lance are interfering with the ad- i
it was officially announced to-
London Oct. 13. Russian success
i in Gallcia was officially confirmed to
day. ' ''"'.. .' '. ' t
General Ivanoff has broken the
Austro-German front along tha Stripa
river. If the victory is as definite as
is indicated the Austrians will be
compelled to fall back on Lemberg.
This victory will have a great moral
effect in the Balkans where the Rus-
(Oontlnued on Pafts Six.)
WRIGHT SELLS INTEREST
IN AEROPLANE COMPANY
(By Associated Press.)
Now York Oct. 13. Orvllle Wright
has sold his interest In the Wright
Aeroplane company of Dayton Ohio to
a syndicate consisting of William B.
Thompson August H. Wiggin presi
dent of the Chase National bank of
New York and T. B'rank Manville of
the H. W. Johns Manville company it.
was announced today.
PRESIDES AT TULSA
Special to Daily leader.
Tulsa Okla. Oct. 13. The twenty-
fourth annual session of the Oklahoma
Methodist conference is in session here
with a large attendance. Bishop W. O.
Shepard of Kansas City is presiding
over the sessions. A feature today
was an address by Rev. L. S. Barton
IN ILL CONTEST CASE
'HEIRS OF THE LATE J. B. KEN
j DRICK OF CRESCENT CONTEST
PROBATE OF INSTRUMENT
IA large number of witnesses from
wo run uuuu iiuhu mim
CHAMBER OF COMMERCE CO-
OPERATING WITH COUNTY'S
Tho good roads commlttuc of the i
clminlxT of roiibiiieri'P is actlvoly co-
oporatini; with Ilia enmity commis-
Hioiu?ra in getung woik Rtartea on
ine various state liln!iavH over tiie
county. Th fui niprs and otl" ip-
i iM'ty owncru along a mini O 'e
lini'S ar jnillins In a W'.V. Hit
. . i . . i t a
oi voiunn'tr worK
ill Knullh Vl
tho road In sliapo
ana ine t O
sloncra will nut in tin culver
bridges and do tho n( essary bliV
There is not near enough nionft
put all of the lines in proper co.
tion tlila year and t!i
'UilSBloners feel that
than right that 'they
money on the lines
o board of crt
It Ik no mors
spend tho flrtt
where t! e re-ii-
dents show enough Interest KU;1 pub-
lic splritednestt ti -Ti t out mid do
the grading. Aa fi;-t i any line is
graded up In dragahle f.hapo con-
tracts will be let to drag It nnd the
Commissioners cannot let a drag-
ging contract for any road until It Is
graded up in proper condition for
OIL iN FROM KAY
AFTER LEASES RERE
Kills Sigamon oil operator in the
Kay county field is here today. "I
am much Interested in the test wells
now going down in this county. I am
! quite certain that oil underlies all of
(Ills part of the stale and the trend
I from both the Kay and Drumright
' fiel' is tllla way' ' have nmdo ar"
i rangements to secure some leases in
I the eastern part of Logan county near
Meridian. That part of the county
particularly appeals to me as a likely
field for oil."
SET FAR Nil 21 REPORT
Washington D. C Oct. 13. It was
currently reported today that Presi-
dent Wilson and Mrs. Gait would be
married on Nov. 21 at the home of the
bride. The White Houue refused to
confirm the report.
El Paso Oct. d3. Gen. Ii. Anderas
Zapata chieftain has renounced al-
legiance to Villa and will join the
ISapulpa Oct. 13. Kelly Reed
charged with murdering Ellen Brown
13-year-old girl was freed by a jury
here last night This Was the third
Washington Oct. 13. Secretary
Daniels of the navy has gone on rec-
ord for a much larger navy. He ad-
vocates not less than 20 dreadnatlghts
and 100 submarines J 'ySJffl
Ft. Smith Oct. 10. Trains will be
operated into Oklahoma City over the
Katy tracks by January 1st. A new
schedule for Guthrie and Ft. Smith
is being prepared.
Tulsa Oct. 13. Senator John W.
Weeks of 'Massachusetts will ad-
dress u mass Republican meeting at
Tulsa tonight. He will be in Okla-
homa City Thursday.
INV.'T Orleans Oct. 13. Rev. (Byron
Holly rector of a fashionable church
here who mistaking 118-year-old Lan
sing O. Pearsall for a burglar Sunday
night shot him dead was exonerated
by a jury today.
Tulsa Oct. 13. Five hundred dele-
gates heard Bishop William O. Shep-j
hard deliver an address here last
night at the first session of the 24th
annual Methodist conference in ses-
sion here since Tuesday morning.
New York Oct 13. Ex-President
Roosevelt in a speach last niirht said
'The foreign horn population of the
country must toe an Americanized pop-
ulation. No othter can fight the bat-
tles of America in war or In peae."
Detroit. Oct 13. James Couzins.
whose engenious method of adver-
tising made the Ford automobile sell
In all parts of the world has resign
ed as general manager of the Ford
company. "Ford is too radical with
his peace declarations' he said.
GIVEN ii. I. UNI.
m iiirh nnimr
HALL PDOPEDTY TO UNI-
IS Nil FORTHCOMING
WITH PEIUIANENT HOME
1 1 EKE ;UANT OF $230000'
l () HE I'PHELD
Dale & llierer attorneys for the
Methodist University received (Wed-
nosday a copy of the final decision ot
the Supreme Court written by Jus-
tice Summers Olardy handed down
Tuesday evening in the case of the
Oklahoma 'Methodist University in-
volving the title to the tract of
ground and building in this city now
uRed and occupied by the (Methodist
! This property has been in litiga-
tion for more than two wears the
contention being that the city had
no right to transfer the ground to the
university? because it was claimed
it was readi-ved for park purposes.
There waa and has been no question
of the right of the city to transfer
the building or its other splendid and
expensive improvements on this
ground Speaking of the decision
Judge Blerer said: "la this decision
of the court the (matter is finally set-
tled and the courts hold following
the leadlnt case of Knight v. U. 8.
Land Assn. 1142 XT. S. 161 that when
the govornment through its ' proper
officers within the ecope of their au-
thority makes a grant by patent of
public land as this formerly was that
that grant is. conclusive upon tha
courts except in a direct proceeding
to set it aside and following the case
of Wright v. Morgan 11911 IT. IS. C-5
which Is a direct precedent for this
caBe and "which Is known as the
"Denver case" where government
land waa first granted to the city ot
Denver for a cemetery and the trust
was changed under lAct of Congress
and tho land then granted to the
city of Denver for a cemetery and
the trust was changed under Act ot
Congress and the land then granted
to tho Catholic bishop of the diocese
of Denver for church purposes. The
opinion of Justice Hardy ia a very
a.bU lne and sets out and reviews at
length all of the authorities bearing:
on this case and sustains both propo-
sitionn contended for by the attorn-
eys for the university and conslus-
ively settles the questions involved In
The city of Guthrie as well as the
university owes a debt or gratitude
to the court for its careful and most
able consideration of this question
It is one of the most vital ones at
the present time to the city of Guth-
rie. The iMetho'dlst University has
made an enviable record even under
(Continue! on Pae Eight)
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(By Associated Press.)
(New Orleans Oct. 13. Tonight
and Thursday fair.
Weekly Weather Forecast.
For the West Gulf States: Showers
Wednesday will be followed Iby gen-
erally fair weather during tha re-
mainder of the week. No decided
(-temperature changes although aome
what cooler Wednesday in the inter
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