El Paso Herald (El Paso, Tex.), Ed. 1, Friday, June 12, 1914 Page: 4 of 12
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Et PASO HERALD
Friday June 12 1911
VOTE OP THANKS
Federation Visitors Appre-
ciate Reports Given of
(Continnrd From rage One.)
icclamation. The nominations for sec-
retary treasurer were then made the
ballots prepared and the first real con-
test of the convention started. The
Galveston delegation candidate Slater's
home delegation voted as a unit for
Slater siting him 50 votes.
E. K. Skinner of El Paso and H. C.
Co lie v or Houston were selected as
tellers and David Lynch of Dallas as
TV TT. Bonn of Dallas nominated
Edward Cunninsham for president.
William Hoefsen. of San Antonio
mored that the election of president
iunximgham he made by acclamation.
This was carried with cheers. Presi-
dent Cunningham said: "I feel like ex-
tending the warmest thanks for this
honor. I realized that one thing has
not been accomplished. That is the
Will FlKht for Bill.
"That was why I concluded to serve
another year. Otherwise I would not
have permitted my name to go before
the convention because of my physical
condition. I will give you the same
faithful service that I have in the
Miss Blanche Taylor of Dallas nom-
inated secretary-treasurer John R.
Spencer for reelection. This was re-
ceived with cheers.
Fritz J- Russt of San Antonio nom-
inated George H. Slater of Galveston.
TV H. Moore of Dallas seconded the
Tociination of Slater. IL St. TValker. of
El Paso seconded Slater's nomination.
Second Spencer' Nomination.
K. E Speer. of Port Arthur said: "I
Co not nelieve this convention will
leave a stain on any man's name. Be-
cause of some things we have heard;
if this convention turns down the pres-
ent e'-retary it might be a stain on
the name of one of the most valuable
man to the federation. I therefore sec-
ond the nomination of Mr. Spencer."
Tii 'n.'S received with cheers. The
tallotinc then started.
Spenka of Child Iibor.
A. L. Garrett Inspector of the labor
bureau spoke first Friday morning on
the ne-d for better labor laws. "We
have the best condition as to child la-
bor of any state in the south." he said.
"As long as I remain an officer I ln-t-
nd to work against child labor. I
frund that In cotton mills children
vrere working to support the family."
Vote of Thanks for The Herald.
A rismg vote of thanks was given
The El Paso Herald for Its courtesies
do-ing the convention. Tke motion was
m.-d- by Jake Stine. of Fort "Worth.
and was passed by the convention.
Miss Goldsmith Talks.
Mis Eva Goldsmith delegate from
the Garment Workers' council spoke
for the state council. She' told how
Closed For Improvements
On account of our constantly increasing business we are compelled to
instal a larger oven. This will take about two weeks. In the meantime
we ask our customers not to forget
Powell's Home Bakery
and be ready to come back to us when the new oven is installed. This
new oven will enable us to serve customers even better than formerly.
We Will Resume Deliveries About June 29
CHAS. C. POWELL Propr.
Powell's Home Bakery
Hi TeL 2801.
A Quick Safe and Sure
FOE MORE than thirty rears
Mme. Ise 'bell's D. C. Depila-
tory Powder has been relied upon
by actresses opera singers and so-
ciety women to rid themselves
of embarrassing and annoying
growths of hair. It acts quickly
surely and satisfactorily without
pain or injury.
Mme. Ise'bell's Lilac Hand
Whitener is another preparation
with a thirty-y ears' record of satisfaction. Only a few
drops (rubbed gently over the hands after washing)
are required to keep the hands soft smooth white and
free from chaps.
Mme. Ise'bell's Flesh Worm Eradicator thoroughly
cleanses the pores of blackheads pimples and other
blemishes. It has a bleaching and healing effect and
makes the skin smooth fine and clear.
Mme. Ise'bell's Turkish Bath Oil. 83
Mme. Ise'bell's BxqulsKe Face Pow-
Mme. Ise'bell's Natural Blush Rouse
Mme. Ise'bell's Rose Btash Stick
Rouse. 25c ?
Everybody's Dry Goods .Store;
Popular Dry Goods Co
The Alamo Drag Co
Grayson Drug Co
Kelly & Pollard
Knoblauch-Warner Drug Co
People's Drug Store
327 San Antonio St
Made by Mme. Ise'bell
The "World's Most Famous Beauty Expert
352 Horth Michigan Ave Chicago Illinois
the organization had grown during
"I am sorry to say that this state
Is flooded with convict labor goods."
she said. "You know what that means
to the Garment Workers' union and
union labor. I ask you to start a cam-
paign to get prison made goods off the
markets of Texas. Help the garment
workers to build up our Industry In
Texas but be sure to get the union
label. Tour wives- and Hnirhters
j should be educated to spend the money
iur union maae goods. Without tne
women's help in this state we cannot
get along. There is no way to get
them interested but to organize aux-
iliaries." Gus Sparling of Gordon asked per-
mission to introduce a resolution
against alien labor cjid urged a law
restricting immigration. President
Cunningham ruled that this had been
covered in a. former resolution which
had been adopted. Delegate Sparling
spoke again on the alien labor resolu-
tion saying that the offered resolu-
tion did not cover the matter. He said
he came to El Paso to stop strike
breakers being sent from here to Colo-
rado and that the immigration laws
would not stop the Importation of la-
bor to be used as strike breakers.
Miss Eva Goldsmith reported for the
committee for pensions for mothers
and children. She urged a law pro-
viding for this pension.
Miss Blanche Taylor of Dallas urged
an amendment providing for a pension
for aged mothers and fathers widows
and for orphans. The committee re-
port was adopted by the convention.
Frank Zlzck of San Antonio moved
that a committee be appointed to draft
a resolution of thanks to the people of
El Paso for the entertainment while
A motion to proceed with the elec-
tion of officers was carried after a
motion to postpone the election until
: oclock was tabled.
A resolution providing that the per
capita tax of the federation be in-
creased from 2 to 3 cents per capita
per month was adopted.
Vote Si 00 for Mine Worker.
"Barbarous practices in Colorado
were again condemned in a resolu-
tion passed Friday morning. A do-
nation of $100 was voted for the Colo-
rado United Mine Workers of Colo-
rado. Advertising Money Returned.
C W. Woodman as chairman of the
special advertising committee made a
report of his committee recommending
that the advertising contract which had
been entered into by secretary Spencer
for placing advertising in the proceed-
ings of the meeting be carried out but
that the $256 paid for the contract be
returned and that no further solicita-
tion be permitted as it was contrary
to the rules of the association.
Jake Stlne asked what was wrong
with the advertising contract. Mr.
Woodman explained that the state fed-
eration at Fort Worth decided not to
have this advertising inserted into the
proceedings. He said that It was a
mistake to print proceedings In the
name and with the seal of the federa-
tion. Delegate Sacks of El Paso said that
advertising was solicited from unfair
houses here. Miss Blanche Taylor said
the federation should get more than
$150 for Its share.
R H. Campbell of Dallas said that
the making of the contract was a mis-
take. He said that the committee was
only trying to be fair. The only way to
get Justice Is to return the money. By
taking the action suggested by the
committee he said was the best way
out of a bad bargain. The recommen-
dation was adopted.
T. O. Riley of Port Arthur reported
411 E. Boulevard.
Mme. Ise'beH's IJIae Hand Whitener.
Mme. Ise'bell's Skin Food and 'Wrin-
kle Paste. Mc and SI.
Mme. Jse'bell's Flesh Worm ZSradlca-
Mme. Ise'bell's D. C DepHatory Pow-
Potter Drug Co
181 CI Paso St.
Providence Drug Co
Kyan's Owl Drug Store
26( Mesa Avenue.
Scott White & Co
60 North Stanton.
Court House Drug Store
i-i San Antonio St.
I on the labor conditions in Port Arthur.
i The referenaum was discussed at
lencth at the Thursday afternoon meet
ing of the state federation. The dis-
cussion was started when the resolu-
tions committee referred a resolution
setting aside the referendum vote for
changing the method of electing offi-
cers back to the convention for consid-
eration. The vote on the method ot
electing officers of the federation by
referendum or by convention vote re-
sulted in a vote of less than one-eighth
of the total membership. This was not
considered satisfactory by president
Cunningham and he recommended In
his annual address that the matter be
threshed out on the floor ot the con-
vention. This was done Thursday af-
ternoon and occupied almost all of the
i afternoon session.
mil uv t oan niomo spoKe m
favor of changing the constitution so
that officers could be elected by the
convention and not by referendum.
President Cunningham said that the
referendum vote in the past had been
a rule of the minority.
H. B. Linskie. ot Dallas favored the
election of officers in convention. Carl
Rosson of Palestine asked: "Who sent
"Are you so wise that you told the
union who to send?" he said. I think
the referendum is good and there Is no
sensible argument against the Initia-
tive referendum and recall.
Delegate & Lotzenhlser of Dallas
said he was against the referendum.
President Cunningham held that the
referendum Is not a law. J. K. Odle
of Sherman opposed the referendum.
Miss Eva Goldsmith said the women
were doing better than the men with
Hndnnll Talks on Referendum.
E- B. Hadsall. of Houston made an-
other speech on the referendum. He
said the referendum had worked with
the machinists. "They tell you that
Samuel Gomper. Is against the refer-
endum for he knows that if it was in
effect his head would go off that
C F. Russt. of San Anton' said three
of the largest organlaztions in the state
would control tne aixaira ot the con-
vention under the referendum.
R. B. Stickley. of Fort Worth said
that the referendum did not mean ma-
jority rule. "Boys when you get Gem-
pers's scalD you will get the scalp of
the best friend of organised labor In
the United States."
Referendum Voted Down.
A rollcal! vote on the motion to set
aside the referendum vote which had
ben taken on the form of election was
then taken. The referendum vote he-
suited In a total vote of :M to 113
against the acceptance of of the refer-
endum vote and the election of offi-
cers will be by convention and not by
Federal Troops Needed.
President Cunningham spoke on the
resolution to thank president Wilson
for sending federal troops to Colorado.
He attacked Rockefeller and the Colo-
rado coal operators. "We did apply to
president Wilson for federal troops in
Colorado" he said. "We know that
Colorado was In the hands of the coal
corporations from the governor down
to the lowest officer. There Is just as
much manhood in resisting oppression
at home as abroad. Conditions are as
bad in Colorado as in Mexico. We sup-
plied them with guns and ammunition.
They got enough to put the militia
on the run down the canyon. We want
resolutions to urge president Wilson
to keep the federal troops there. No
one can say what will happen If the
militia guard the state. We have not
given up the fight. We believe that It
this struggle for industrial freedom
Is lost the greatest blow to industrial
unionism will be given by Rockefeller
and his men that was ever given In
A rising vote of thanks was given
president Woodrow Wilson because he
sent the federal troops to Colorado. The
president was urged to leave the" troops
there until peace was restored. This
was offered In the form of a resolu-
tion which was passed unanimously.
The resolution read:
"President Wilson is the only states-
man who has proved himself big enough
and brave enough to override the will
of John D. Rockefeller In the Colorado
strike." The resolution also said that
It was a well known fact that the leg-
islature appropriated l006.000 to car-
ry on the civil war In the interest of
the Rockefeller holdings.
An amendment to the federation law
was passed at the afternoon session
when the committee on constitution and
law offered a substitute to the label
resolution requiring delegates to have
a given number of labels shall be
shown by the delegates before they are
seated. The substitute amendment re-
quires that the credentials committee
shall consist of two men and a woman
to inspect the wearing apparal of dele-
gates. The committee must report to
the convention all delegates not having
the required number of labels. Any
delegates refusing to show labels are
to be reported as having none.
Will Join Farmers' Union.
A resolution to appoint a delegate to
-he Farmers' union to urge the use u
union made harness was passed.
MORE ARE WANTED
FOR TORONTO TRIP
A few more live ones are wanted
for the On-To-Toronto trip which starts
from here next Tuesday evening at
C:30 oclock over the Texas & Pacific
with the Adclnb In charge. There are
remaining four berths In the second
sleeper and the Adclub officials are
anxious to have some El Pasoans oc-
cupy these places on the trip. A num-
ber of the Adcrafters are planning to
take their wives and either man or
women are Invited to make the trip
with the club.
A meeting will be held at the cham-
ber of commerce Monday evening at
S oclock to perfect the plans for the
trip and to complete the itinerary. At
Dallas the El Paso delegation will
join the Dallas delegation and the re-
mainder of the trip to Toronto will be
made on a special train by way of Chi-
cago Detroit and Port Huron.
"DOPE" AT THE GRECIAN1.
The latest and greatest preachment
against the dangers of the drug habit
Is entitled "Dope." It's a great picture
In six reels. It will be shown at the
Grecian Monday and Tuesday. "Dope"
tells the story of the downfall of a
son and daughter of a good family
through the drug habit. Ignorantly and
innocently begun. These startling facts
are brought out In vivid and Impressive
fashion by an All-Broadway Cast in-
cluding Herman Ueb. Laura Nelson
Hall. Ernest Truey. William H. Tooker
Gaston Mervllle and Christine Bless-
ing. It's a wonderful picture a picture
every man woman and child should
see. Don't forget the dates Monday
and Tuesday at the Grecian. Adver-
tisement. PASO DEL NORTH nOOP GARDEN.
Roof Garden at Paso del Norte is
open to the public Mondays Tuesdays
Wednesdays. Fridays and Saturdays.
Dandnc and moving pictures admis-
sion :c refreshments served a la
On Thursday evenings the regular
dinner dance 'will be run admission
51.56 including dinner dancing and
moving pictures. Make reservations
early to Insure good location of table
STATE SENATOR CUNNIFF NOT I
TO RE UNIVERSITY PRESIDENT j
Phoenix. Ariz- June 12. Governor
George W. P. Hunt has denied abso-
lutely that there Is any truth in the
report that state senator M. G. Cun-
niff. of Yavapai county is to be ap-
pointed president of the state univer-
sity. The report apparently started In
Tucson and probably arose from the
fact that senator Cunnlff coming down
from the hills for a political conf-rem-o
with the governor w nt on to th t
tv wtfi Hutst t. 'f. i.d .i regular
i-ctir-g of the L' rJ .! regents.
$K s-3yiN THE Boys 5Top A HpgP J (sggkj
-rr s s QUARRELING L ?C P vw
DEMANDS NEW PLAN
Replattlnsr Project Abandoned but An-
other Effort Will Re Made for Scenic
Drives Mayor Kelly Enthusiastic
Owing to Inability to obtain the co-
operation of one of the large property
owners efforts to replat the mesa's
rim to make room for the proposed
scenic boulevard have been abandoned
by the special committee appointed by
mayor Kelly and headed by alderman
Clayton as chairman. The committee
at its meeting today decided to go
ahead and try to secure right of way
for the boulevard as near the rim as
possible but without trying to replat
the lots and streets as before Intended.
Mayor Kelly who was present at the
meeting said that he was enthusiastic
over the proposition for the boulevard
and determined to see it put through If
possible. He is specially anxious to
get the rightofway in shape before he
makes up his budset for this year so
that a sum sufficient to make the In-
itial improvements may be included in
the budget. The city administration Is
strongly in favor of the boulevard and
there is every reason to believe that
a way will be found to put the plan
through this year unless some unex-
pected obstacles arise.
City engineer Espy will make a new
plan to conform to the changed con-
ditions and attorney Walsh will formu-
late a contract for deeds which prop-
erty owners will be asked to sign.
WhoT Whatf Wheret 30 reward.
Want a nice soring chicken for Sun-
day? 40c per lb. Phone 136 Opltx
WhoT Whatf Wheret
NEED CLASSES ASK SEGAT.J-
MOVED TO 10S TEXAS STREET.
AVhof Whatf Where
Do you know a good steak? If so
you will appreciate Opitz Market phone
Eyster's C. 0.
Dl M Grocery Dept. . . 4340
rnones Meat Dept. . . . 4346
Fresh Fruits a.nd Vegetables of All Kinds
Fancy Loganberries for preserving extra
large boxes. Per doz $1.50
Fancj' Eipe Cantaloupes 6 for 25c
Fancy Lemons per doz 20c
Fancy Bananas per doz 20c
We Have Everything in Fresh Fruits and
Quality the Best. . Prices the Lowest.
HUERTA IN A CONCILIATORY MOOD
Copyright 19H. Star Publishing Co.
Ilncrta uj he will rent git
Al'TOISTS DRIVE TO CITY
FROM HOPE EDDY COUNTY
Three auto parties from Hope Eddy
county. New Mexico arrived In El Paso
Thursday having driven the distance
of 156 miles In 10 1-1 hours which Is
considered good time considering the
recent heavy rains in the Pecos val-
ley. In the party wrre Hugh M. Gage
a banker and H. White and their fam-
ilies. They report the roads aside
from being muddy in places to be In
fine shape for auto travel. According
to Mr. White the Pecoa valley of New
Mexico is to have one of the most pros-
perous years In its history.
BE GOODBY DAY
The great education distribution
of People's Cyclopedia conducted by
the Herald for the benefit of its read-
ers is to be withdrawn Saturday at
closing time although from present
indications the supply of books may
not hold out that long.
So many were disappointed last week
In not being able to call for their sets
that It was decided to resume the sale
until the remaining sets were distrib-
uted. But the distribution has been
so heavy during the last two days that
it is more than likely the supply will
be exhausted before night when the
sale will end.
You will not need an extra book-
case to hold this complete set of books
for it takes up less than half as much
space as the ordinary encyclopedia
et the information Is all In It thou-
sands upon thousands of subjects which
cover the entire world and its peoples.
Think ot the many advantages In hav-
ing all this information in such con-
venient form that it'ean be referred to
"In a minute" without the necessity
of searching through numerous large
unhandy volumes to get It. The con-
veniences of this edition makes It far
more desirable than Any similar work
published. It saves time and reference
and it saves room in the library.
Call at the Herald office and ask to
examine this set. Come prepared to
take It with you. There will be abso-
lutely no further extension of time.
D. Grocery Co.
when Mexico U "pacified.
Just received another
shipment of Genuine
South American Pana-
mas Specially Priced at
$4 $5 $6
TRY OUR RAILWAY WHITE LEAD
Made in our own factory. Wears longer than strictly pure lead be-
cause it is made on the latest formula from the test fences in New Jersey
and test results on the Havre.de Gra Bridge on the Peso. Railroad.
TUTTLE PAINT tSL GLASS CO.
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