El Paso Morning Times (El Paso, Tex.), Vol. 34TH YEAR, Ed. 1, Thursday, May 14, 1914 Page: 1 of 16
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EL PA3Q. TEXAS. TI K 'R3DAY.MAY14. I jj ' 51
The Mi .ruine Times
1'rliin .1 and Dlstrlbute.1
April Average 30 Dais' Mn.ila
April . muí- for Similnvn
tr MO Iba
PRICE 5 CENTS
CONSTITUTIONALISTS OCCUPY TAMPICO 6 DAYS' BATTLE
CALL IS PAID
Ji vra i: UOtAR AND HlKliKIlK K
I.KHMAXN PAT VlSTfíO THE
80CTH AMERICAN MEDIATORS.
THEIR POWERS LIMITED
Mjt MATTERS MUST BK SI HMIT-
I'M) BY hum TO PRESIDENT
AND 8KCRKTARV OF STATE.
TAMCO'S FALL CAUSES CHANGE
New ProMeana Will Result From (on-
nlltmonaj Snccraa That Will Have
to B Solved.
Bil 1 ip AtOCiotttl Pre..
WaahlnKon. May 18. Flrat formal
atrua In tna program of mediation In
the Mexican question were taken here
luatoe I .amar and Frederick W.
i.. lima mi. together with their secre-
tary. H. Perceval Dodge who will
repreaent the United States paid
their respects to the three South
The representatives were presented
by Counaellor Robert Lanalng acting
acrretari' of átate hi the absence of
Mr. Brvan. It was a call of courtesy
Colncldontly word was received by
the mediators from the Mexican for
eign minister . at Mexico City that the
Huerta representatives would arrive
at Havana tonight or tomorrow and
leave Immediately fur Niagara Kails
via Key West.
Fighting at Tampion.
I'l.-liitiu. continued flerrelv at Tarn-
ploo. but' the fall of the city was hour
ly expected and tonignt Aamirai
Mayo reported that tho federals were
evacuating withdrawing their gun-
boats outside the Panuco river. Dlir-
patches to the navy department had
prophesied a comtltutlonallnt vtetary
because of shortage of ammunition.
Ilepurts .wera . current that strong
nreaaure would be unwjignt to u-
In ttiu 1;
the United Stateaj had ho Intention uf
hwldljiK Uobos island add mat u in-
Mxlc4na woUM fhe navigation
lights burning thara tha AmeHgap
torca would depart content.
Wamt I plana t hn 1 Tni MB.
Secretary Garrison cabled General
Funaton at Vera Crua to demand of
General Maaa. the Mexlctoi com-
mander a full explanation of tbe
death of Private Parka who strayed
Into the Mexican linea aarveral days
go. Pfoteata againat he reported
execution of Parka and the alleged
burning of his body haa boon made
also through diplomatic channela to
General Huertpv Secretary Garrison
huida that aa Parka was In uniform
he should have been treated as a
prisoner of war. General Funaton
thinks Parka waa lriaane.
Mr. Garrison aleo asked General
Funaton for a farther report on the
detalla of the arrest or the live Bourn
Americans accuaad of "sniping" at
American R-tmraajcaHatlrrH Limited.
Theae were the chief developments
In tbe Mexican situation today. The
mttdiators were busy preparing for
ihelr departure and Counsellor ten-
sing spent much time with the Amer-
ican representatives. familiarising
them with the (tuatlon. Mr. Ian-
sfng said that the status of the Amer-
ican representatives would he unof-
ficial as they would bear no creden-
tials and would not have plenipoten-
tiary powers. All fsteps would be re-
ferred for final dectslop to the presi-
dent und secretary of state Ht Wash-
ington. Development at Tamplco.
Outside of the Interest In ine
progress of the mediation the de-
velopments at Tamplco injected many
new phasea Into the situation. The
physical certainty that the constltu-
tlonallats would he In control of Tam-
plco made It apparent that the I'nited
States would be In a position to bring
about a return of normal conditions
In the oil district. Negotiations with
the constitutionalists to permit Amer-
ican and other foreign employ aa to
return to the wells are to begin as
sobn aa newa of occupation by the
conetltutlonalisla Is received. An-
other phase of the situation which
produced much dlacuaslon In execu-
tive quarters was the question of am-
munition ahlpments destined for
Tamplco when the constitutionalists
' ' Mill Xeed Aaiaaultloa.
ConatltnUouallsi.i her are authority for
the -statement tlt after tbe battle of
Tamplco and Saltillo now belog fought
the rebela will have little ammunition left
witti whlrb to continue the fight againat
Huerta With a practical embargo on the
Importation of munitions of war serosa
the American harder In effect the rebela
hell ere thtflr only chance of getting adll-
t lona I a mm u nltlon will be from abroad .
On the other Hind should tbe eonatltu-
tionallsta be allowed to impart ammnnl-
tlou through Tamptco. some officials point
eat that Hua-rta. probably would protest
that tfce holding up of shipments of arma
for hiss at Vera Crns was unjoet.
The position of tbe American govern
ment baa been that It held the .-u stoma
house at Vara Crus as aa act of reprisal.
and whan a shipment of arma was ea
roete to Puerto Mexico recently no
tempt waa made to prevent ita landing
PlgnUag 4 TaaaalBS.
Newa of tbe flgktlag at Tamplco came
In brief dispatches to tbe navy depart
ni ateer Aéanral Mayo reported that
the federals larked ammnaltloa and rould
wot bold oat- The Mxkan federal gan-
seéis oa whose alx-pouoders tee garrí seo
(i'onttnued on Page a.)
coiT.sKr for nrraaurrATB com-
MERCK COMMISSION WIIJj DIS-
OFFICIALS ARE EXAMINED
ATldHNI V (.i:IItl SAYS THAI
PROT?nrHK VMl.lt DBBAK ANY
FACTS NOW MOST IMPORTANT
Hi ai . i Interview Said to Have Oo
ourml With Attorney Genrnil un
By thr Associated Prtss
Washington May 13. Charle h .Mellen
former president and aeteraí of the di-
rectora of the New Haven railroad will be
placed on the stand In the Inrestlgutlon by
the Interstate commerce commission the
financial operations and rala t Ions of the
New liaran ami the Btllard rompsoiy.
It la ex per ted that Mr. Mellen will he
railed is a witness tomorrow despite ru-
mor totno contrary and that he rosy he
under examination for snTeral day. In
private letter already prodnred In the
pending proceeding Mr. Mellen Maid he
waa -tired of bearing the brunt of crltlclim
and contumely In connection with the New
Haven's transactions and Indicated his dr-
aft to place the responsibility where It
Hoeaefeller Merleuslr Hi.
Late today Chief Counsel Folk of the
commission received certificate from
physicians that William Rocltcfeller nan
too III to appear at all us a witness lr
Walter V. I'hnppell declared that HUy at
fttmpt to examine Mr. Rockefeller at nn
time would endanger seriously bis life as
be was In n rery feeble condition. Mr.
Rockefeller la at Jekyl Island (Jeorgla.
Mr Reynold Makes Protest.
The department of Justice through At-
torney ieneral McUej nolda entered an
puatle protest to the ooiqmlatdon against
gauwi w iur. wn' " nu ine lureoqpfB
It waii pointed out by
. that tbelr lest-tmnny
might render them Immune front proseen -tipo
If (juch disclosures aa might be made
Id Justify -rimlnnl proceedlugs and
ht ala Jeopardize the department of
Jtjatlce In ita efforts to separate the Boatnn
A Mi:i ne and New Haren rallroada.
rroaecntlee Net Indicated.
At a conference between officio. la of th
commission and (he ultorney general to
day It was said the latter did not Indicate
that be had In view any prosecution of of-
ficials of the New Haven Mr. Mellen him-
self ts under Indictment for alleged con
eplracy In the keeping of tbe Grand Trunk
railway out of the New Bh gland railroad
field bnt that tbe matter. It Is aaid hns
no relation to tbe subjects now under In-
quiry Conference Waa Heated.
H Is understood that the conference nt
the depsrtment uf Justice between Mr.
Mr Reynolds and the commission officials
together with Heuator Norria of Nebraska
author of (be resolution under wblcb tbe
rotnmlsnlnn Is condurtlng Its Investiga tin n.
wss healed t'timmlasloner McCbord and
Senator Norria conld see no reasun for dla
continuing the Inquiry which waa being
carneri on ior the purpohM or rh. ;
information upon n-hlch pusalble legisla
tlon by congress might he bs-ted. Iater
thf siihjeet wss considered hy tbe commis-
sion and .11 waa unanimously de. Jded. ns
announced by 'mmlssloner Mefhord to
proceed with the Investigation along the
i ii i - A re I in porta nt .
The view expressed hy the commlsaiuu
that it Is far more Important that all th
fads in the New Haven HI Hard company
situation should he developed with their
probable value In the framing of leglJa
Hon to prevent n recurrence of such
ense than to maKo defendants In s pos-
sible court proceedlna of Mr Mullen nnd
those aHsoctatrd with him m the transac tions
t One I I Paso Refugee.
Hy thr Auuciaird I'mt
Washington. May 1 'í Reporta to
the state department today an-
nounced that among the Americans
arriving yesteray In Vera ('rus from
Mexico City were: William McKay
from Saltillo Michael Mayer from
Mexico City; Ir. J. Kranklln Moore
from Saltillo; Thomae Foster of Gua-
dalupe; Robert M. Wallace and fam-
ily of San Antonio; Otto II. Wlthoff
Conaul Canada requeated the state
department to ad viae Mrs. Alfred
Cooper whose address was not given
that the British consul at era Cruz
was Investigating her husband's
Dr. Brava la New Orleees:
By the A aaocte ted Pre
New Orleans May 18. Dr. Edward W
Ryan and Wllbort U. Bonner American
consul at Sao hula 'Potest were among
162 a mer-irs n refugees arriving today at
quarantine on the Morro Castle.
The Ksperansa with 00b refugees aboard
probably will be relea aed from Qusrantlna
tomorrow- . .
('me w Wilson ae 'ljacy prom Ta ft
AdmlnJatratlon Baya Bryan.
Kit Isa A sociati d Press
Wbkeabarre. Pa. May II. Secre-
tary Bryan was the principal speaker
at a political rally tostlffht In the state
"reorganization" ommlti..- uf the
Democratic party headed - by A. Mit-
chell Palmer. Heferrlnc to the Mexi-
can situation Secretary Bryan aald
that the Mexican queetlon waa a
legacy from the Tail administration.
lit iis i . I M i; M MAA8 FROM
COMMAND OK TI1K TRtX)IK liK-
FOHH CITY OF YKKA CRUZ.
NAVARRETE IN COMMAND
MOW COMMANDI.K IS KEf.ARDHI
AS THK BFHT ARTILUSRY OF-
KU'KU IN Ml H ARMY.
IS HUERTA GROWING DESPERATE?
Huggtssted Hr May Sacrifice to the
I i states instead r tn the Con-
NtltiiiloiinllBti. By thr $nciatrd J'n
Washington May IS. Nnwh
reached WashltiKl"" thtniugrh offlclHl
axxirrcH lunlarht that (.) in ra I Kuhii'
Navarrete. anei f I he hlghcMt rank-
Idr offlrora In lh Mexican federal
affni-. hail taken command of tnt
forcea oim1(1o Vera frua euperwedlnK
This newa cauned all manner of
speciilntlnn around the talc war and
navy department";. Home officials
were Inclined to attach special
significance to the move melnK in H
evidence of Huerta' Intention to
strengthen his position around tha
great port occupied by Americans and
poKflllily to assume nn f l r . atti-
tude. n the other hand it wan gURgested
that General Mass' conduct had dis-
pleased the dictator and that his re-
moval prohnhly had nothing whatever
to do with the intcrnaUonai situation.
Huerta May He I MMerate.
Those who took the leas optimistic
lew thought that lh fall of Tamptco
tmlay might hail the effect of inaklnK
lliiorta desperate and leading him to
take some step that might force the
ha ml of the I'nited St a tas without
u. walling the outcome ot the pending
medlatiuti negotiat iou. . in this vonr
neetlon It watt sungaatad that th
force driven out o( Varapieo nmrhr
uhdertukrt to ' paarch througn ine
mBStmfm awft TarrYii" ú wtrrtr 1
the army between jnnxjco t-iiiy s
Vena Crtia. Borne of thoae moat
fainiUar with the situation however
thought' thig improbable as the rall-
tfMtd towarn Han I.uls Potosí over
which the federals fled from Tamplco
la In operation for only about thirty
miles and the journey on foot would
Huerta in-pi- .--.1 With Maaa.
By the ocla ft rf Pretn
Vera Crug May 1 3. President
Huerta bus placel t ieneral Rublo
Navurrete In command of the forcea
In front of Vera Crux with head-
quarters al Cordoba. It is believed
that General Huerta haa .called Gen-
eral Mans to the capital to utilise him
In the lino of defense against the
General Navurrete h an officer In
whom Huerta always hns placed great
confidence and is regarded as the best
artllbry officer In the Mexican army.
Placing him in charge of General
Maaa' command may have been due In
part to the record of General Maaa
at Vera Orna when the American
forcea landed. General Mans left the
city earlv in the fighting without call-
ing out all bin Hoops. Kor ibla he
was severely criticised by Huerta.
Visited American íáne.
RAffore lakinie command General
Navarrete was In churg- of the work
of establishing the line of Mexlran I
outposts und two days alter the fight-
ing In Vera Crua ceased he traveled
about unmolested within the Ameri-
can lines gallo-ring all the informa-
tion possible. His men arc not con-
centrated In sufficient iiuiiii"-! 14 to I
cause any fear of an attack an. I re-
ports from Cordoba do not Indlcato
that he has received any great support :
from the capital.
Meanwhile It was learned that hi"
Intelligence depart menl wu working
within the American lines to obtain
such Information It can. The Anion
can authorities have made Utile effort
to stop these Inquiries as th'-n- ap
pears to be little Information here
that the Mexicans might not an w I
III HI I s WIN IV TEPir.
Carra ii xa féeta ltesrlí lnglc.a
raldertin WireH Arwiiranee off lyulty
By Hpeeial Win to Th Time
Uurango liLgo. M'-x . May 13
(Ieneral Carranza recen
from Ieneral Manuel I neguea com-
mander of the constitutionalist troops
In the atato of Tepic reporting that
his soldiers had occupied the cities
of Aeaponeta -and Santiago Ytxeulnt-
lan and that his forcee were marching
on Ahucatlan near the southern
frontier of the stale.
In hla report General IHeguez also
said that he had been Informed thst
the vatigiii.iM of General lluertlata
Servln'e federal forosa who have
exacuated the city of Teplo had ar-
rived in Huacatlan and the perpara-
tlona ayere being hurried by General
Servln for a retreat of Guadalajara In
Tepic Soon Free.
General Dlefuea ventures the opin-
ion that the state of Tepic will he ab-
aolutely free from Huertlataa within
the next 15 or 20 daya.
Fernando Igleelae Calderón who
haa been mentioned time' and time
aasln as the logical provisional ir.-i
dent of exMIco in the evept of Huerta s
i eeia i ni i u mi or in- iiiumn ui ine ( on
atltutlonal cause has wired General
'arruina from Vera Crux expreaalna;
the belief thabthe cauai will triumph
mem of a eunstltu tlonalist govern-
k (Continued en Page r
TWENTY-TWO THOTHAJCD COX-
HTITI'TION M.ISTS NOW OAT1I-
i ni ii tin ui:.
READY TO TAKE SALTILLO
ADVAXI l: M.MNKT THAT PliACF
Wllili iti m:t;i' on ITtlDAV
CAN 60 PART WAY BY RAILROAD
Villa IVoosc- mcrlmns Apindnt
CommlHslou in Dctcrnilnr How
MtH'li Aminunllloii He Nonda.
'By .loil W. It ml it i s
staff i 'orrcraponilf nt Mi triil i o; limes.
I'aredon Coah. Mcx. May tS.
With thsH (it) a- a im Uie iiimrineni
againat Saltillo will Itcglii I riday
tnoxiilng. There aro 32000 . -ti uto
tlonalist troops of all arms now In
I'aredon making It without doubt the
greatest military camp In the republic
I ully 10000 other I mop- arc now In
the vkiitlty of Saltillo harrying the
I. ib r.il outiosls hut mukliig no tit
I. o k Upon tllf city Itseir awuitltlg tllU
arrival of the main bol which will
iixivn hy train beginning IYUlu.
Tliu niuvemotii by truln can he made
to Hi - ArhtiM- nhlch Is IS milt
north of Saltillo. n army off men
has been at (rk during the pset
week rtbuildlng the wihmIcii bridges
burned by (he retreating foderalM and
the road may he affol) traversed by
troop trutna niotng carefully.
I'LKNTY OF AMMUNITION.
There in an abunafance off ammuni-
tion for all arm. Including the heavy
gun- which will occupy a whole train
M'heu the southward movement In be-
gun. C.enrral I ranclam vllJe ami t a a
felliv i on nun
Gonrral Vila -m vwlkh tbat jafttr
Saltillo would am Mcxioo pf I;
did not Mlem the federal would
make a stand at any jtblnt between
Naltilllo and the national capital.
Oa to Meilce CHy-
"What Is the use of wastlnn time and
men In maklug stUrks against Inatgnlffh
. mu towns?" an Id ijemwai om i"nuh
flie small places will naturally ran nn'
foil of Mexico City I have rnviren .
Information that (.eii.-rni a''"1
will id líe ni 1H st si a no iu f
lias been reported to me tlint h in on his
way to that point to take personal coin
innnd of tbe altillo garrlaon 1 bop It I
true because we ran then rid the country
at Huerta and Huerta lam at the name
latereatad In WMhlagtoe Illapstebss.
General Villa asa deeply Interested In
tho Washlngtoli dispntch publlslietl In the
i;i Paao Morning Times the salient fet
uroa of whteli liad bren wired titui from
Kl Paao to the effeet that Washington
was deeply Interested in knbwlng wlmtbar
or not Villa would reach Mexico My be-
fore Kmellano Zapata renclietl the rapital
In order to porpend the possibility of Iho
I out in it of rite capital by Zuputa's meo
"I barí reason to believe." sld tienersl
Villa "thni General .upiitu will not at-
tack the city until uij rmy has time to
reach the vc lolly und co-operate with lilm
I lute no reaauu however tu believe that
the capture of Mellen i lty by General
Zapata would hefotlowed hy Ihe wnnton
dt-st ruction of life and property.
1 sin thai.kful to I'resldetii Wilson and
Ms advisers f. . r their onflden e the dla-
pnt.l. IndlcnleH llle have in me. I wish
President Wilson would rlo- tin- embargo
he hat placed on lunmuiill Ion then there
.venid he m- question If the A merhn a
i pi still fesr they may bars In Invade
Mexico nnd Unit any nmnmnltlon wbl-a
ii'lvlil he Hllow-ed tu crime to un might bo
i .-d ntilnst lie AiihtI' HII arinv 1 would
Hiiifgrit (hat Presiden i Wilson appoint u
! 1 1 i i m r v 1 o in m I s n 1 1 in 1 1 Mldge of how
:im h ii tn in unit ion we : id need to fight
. ii r w . j h to Meilen 'lfy and allow
ihil Jin.' h. stid do more l roe tn
Would I.Ike tt TavlL. to II On
mu orry I cannot talk with i'resb
lent W H-"ii
..iffy talk 1o
the net. spa i
All.. r. a
alt ton clear
I tisre no direct ur
- In Wnahlnglon i
i he A me rl en n peopls
. r- . therefore I
rrenpondegta will mnke my pu-
I want only enough mm. in
k- Mrxlcu City ami permit the
f ii hfoierntncut that will es-
ie 1 ..i .i the. repiihlie.
lien- will hp no need of ummu-
mi to (he Amarlran people
pprerlate a favor and that they
d friend In Pancho Villa. No
reus uie of luslucertty and
that I can
when MexPv h '.rife inire at peace the
Americans alll find thst Villa will bare
IWeg up to his - ' mis.'
Look lor (ireas Battle.
All cfinatitiitlonallst commandera
aa well as the rank and file of the
aimy are looking forward to the gal-
lillo fiaht with much' interest
Aa there are over IS 000 federals
tn the Saltillo garrison with nearly
SO.00O In the attacking party a great-
er number of men will be Involved
than were ever imolved In a battle
In Mexe o in modern times.
Saltillo la a place easy to defend
and hard-Ui take owing to th;natural
tonfonuatlou of the country. There-
loxc the discrepancy In numbers la
not ho groat us it appears In cold type
Twelve thousand tm-n with tbe nut
i'il defenses tha 1 Sa Mtllo af fforde
should hold out against 30 000 aa lotyr
as tney nave amtnuuiiton ir iney are
(Continued oil Page - t
TAKE AWFUL TOLL IN
RESULT OF ORDER
VXITKO STATION MILITARY AT-
THOR1T1KH IN COIXRvVIM H A X K
ACgriRKD .1.000 8PKCIMIAS.
t 'olleotloii Ranaca I mm MtHlern Re
peatón to Relie off layn of lteoln-
tty the Af"iatrd Pre$$
Trlnldal May 1 3. A full slock
museum of modern and anote nt fir
anna is In possession of the I ' it it
St a ten forces pu (rolling the southern
Colorado strike district. The order of
Colonel James lM-kett ordering all
persons to turn over to the sold lora
any guns in their poaaeaalon resulted
In the accumulation of a weird collec-
tion of more or lesa deadly weapons
The total was something more than
3000. Among the arms surrendered
thert were several hundred up-to-date
and exceedingly hualneaa-llke gtfles
and revolverá used by strikers and
mine gu ilds tn Ihelr recent efforts to
settle Industrial dlff trences .r opinion
There were also numeroin Instru
menta the discharge off which Would :
be difficult l o classify as between
murder suicide or dlalnrhunct off tin
The oidcr to disarm all inhabitants
of the strike gone except soldiers and
regularly tiiallfled deputy sheriffs ap-
plied not only to mi rlkers and mine
guards but affected gun dealers and.
private citizens. All persons were noti-
fied to bring forth any firearms In
their possession under the penally of
lutvlng their guns confiscated by force.
As a rettult hundreds of peaceful
householders searched bureau draw
era closets and attics fur half -forgotten
waapona. Hhutguti- target
rifles and mlscruecopic revolvers were
brought forth and subjectad tu the
critical insiioi-.tlon of the regulara.
RltatV relies of numosr darn undts-
alisee tbe. earlg rssjHrrí wnn
the Indiana were stacked In military
campé barrel to barrel with 1914
model repeaters and automática.
At one rump there was turned in a
Hpiiugfleld rifle of Civil war type as
heavy as threo or four of the weapons
with which Uncle Ham now nrnis his
warriors tn the same collection there
was a single-barrel chotguti and sev-
eral 22 calibre rifles.
ine man lilggetl into a military
R tint -Icsc-sc pistol which ap
pHrfnty 'Mted back aa far aa the bat -
t(1 ur singlen. A professional man
anxiously imiulred of an army officer
whether or not he mind surraiider a
pair off brass "knuckle -
As the zuna were brought In
scrupulously accurate r rds were
kept and receipts given to the owners
No absolute assurance has been given
that the weapons over will he re-
turned. OlOlt l0 t'Ol'HT MAIt ri AD.
Testimony (Iveu In the Trial off Major
.'aiiick J. HamrfM-k.
4 nnoruttrit l'i rñu
ier to" May 1.1. -Lieutenant"
It V' Hen I It I ami K. J. limine of
the t 'olorMifo National Guard Were
i 1 1 nessea toda y at ine l ría i
I 'at rb k J. Hamrock beffor.
1 r-ourt martial at the stnt-
rifle rann mar Uolden on charges of
murder iii.tiiiihlauzhiar arson and
larceny growing out of the battle tc
t ween ht r i K r and state troops a I
Ludlow on April '0.
Th. two .Mi' - TH nwore
d upon the National
.tuba were flr-d as a
lance only after .i
n from strikers' rifle-
h military cam p
Hamrock waa Mol In
I. inlly of th- t nt
signa I f
had strip k
eolotiv when i li
By thr i
1 fác AocUit"
eral ansí mlil y
ion off tlx
dollar bond ibr
f the Colorado Ren
ip'Voted to dlSi'lJH
renting a million
! .r past nnd poaslbhi
' the -late militia
More American Keffugrca.
a fac .Uaocielru i'rrsa
Vera Crua Ma 13 More than 200
American refugees ho arrived her i
from tho capital tdu reported e - -
erythlng was uunt there when they
left Triey expresseil the belief that
the' antl-Ameleon spirit had boen
only temporarily rinet... sa they luid
we..n nomcroiiH minor evidences of
.n.iaihv in me st a nd being tak--i
by some off tbe añti-Americana.
In aplte off eonditlona 'here are a
ÍSraTrr. o the caplial In or-
d"?o attend to their afffairs after
k!Cm. .iin their onien and children;
faw men among 'be rerugeca wn-
safely to Vera Crua. There Is how
ever a definite military order against
such a proceeding
Vice President WlU apeak.
By thr Associated Prtts
Pittsburgh. Pu. May 13' Vice President
Marshall will Join In paying tribute to the
tnexnnry of Prancl Patrick le Low ray.
the local sailor who lost tils Hf at Vera
Crux when the body. Is hurled tomorrow.
It waa announced tonight
I o Filipino Fire.
By las AfocHilod Prest
Manila May It. Twenty business
houeee In 1111a were burned toda.
The loas aggregated 1600000.
STREETS OF ID CHI
S1RE1 WITH THE DEAD
AND Dili AS RESULT
Dearth of Detail Owing to Interrupted Wire Service on Lauiai Chief
Reliance for Newa Placed Upon Naval Wireless to Vera Cruz and
Cabled From There Constitutionalist Junta in 1 Paao Re-
ceived One Brief Dispatch From General Gonzalez by Tele-
graphone Tampico to Victoria Í hence by Telegraph to Mon-
terey. Matamoroi and Brownsville Announcing the Capture of
the Town But Giving No Details Much Speculation in Wash-
ington a to the Effect of the Capture of Tampico Upon the
Mexican Situation in General.
By Special Cable to The Times.
Vera Cruz. May 13. Tampico haa fallen. Rebels entered the
city late today after six days of almost constant fighting.
Fragmentary wireless bulletins from naval stations give these
STREETS STREWN WITH DEAD AND DYING.
Hundreds of federals and constitutionalists have been slain.
Streets of the city are tonight strewn with the dead and dying.
Fleeing from the oncoming rebels under command of General
Pablo Gonzalez scores of the federals rushed headlong into the
Panuco river and ware drowned.
Official confirmation of the datan: " 1 1 1 1 '
nj the retiorul a Vina been recelvidj lXtl lu. and inland be I roe of
here ty Rsgr Aumtrai Hanger in ran;-
meases; from taai' A dm I ral Mj '
If! command of Uie Cnlb-d thates uu-
val forces off Tamplco.
leiwrai oiinrman. iicM-n.
H delta's three gunboat' th" Itrav
5a fagoaa ami (he Vera iruz proceed-
ed down tin- Panuco river under th'1
heaviest artillery fire ami are lonlghi
unchored near Admlr.il Mayo'a fleet
lleneral Qonsalaa made hi final
assault on the city thin ufterni llo
had notified tho foreign consuls earlj
in the fighting; to take all Ainerlcan.H
mid. other foreigners ahosrd 1 1 liiiip.i
In tho harbor.
No I'olelgnci Killed.
Tblf was done und there ) no dan-
ger of h.aa or life to the foreign pop i
lathm When word wua went lo (b u
tul ibinxales that the noncoinbatatii
bad found safo n-fiige on the ahina
t to- re l.i I army enleri tl t bo - li j
hVd ral l roo pa unable to stand Un-
heal art lllery flr wero driven . n
t he ci nier of the city when- t li
ruado their laai stand. They w.i.
slaughtered right and left an th" vl
titiloue rebels pressed their adiaillagi'
t ill I'Topertlcpi Not Oamuged.
Vdmli al Ma v.. reiol lei) 1 1 In
had heeii no further damage to tin ol
propel I i.-m Hi the i Inlty oí 'I ampj.
I I. till ail hope of keeping ll
Kl 1 1 1 1 1 ..ni : in) i from t be city had I
abandon -I ij (Jem ral KaragoM.i in
. oiiiui .i di i in chief of Ihn rl
( 1 1 i - ii
h-ld lo i
a t id k - pi
niou In t
pile.) with baw ai
er and aftei a few hours off Mgln
IhH I In j w 'i - r.ift waa silenced.
I 'odcrala leaert.
In the i i Ht Imura of i he atriii
fur pisHeHHii ii of the port ..r .-
' importance o I he en si roast 1
i ral Zaragos i m men began l o d-
and Join Un i ebi I ai my.
I a t. i lis ol t he day r st rilggl u i
haa been in progress almost eoiifi
1 1 since Tn-ada mldnlghl. ai
; i e el Ved lonlghi h radio 1 1 i ni
'intra! Mo Mis i-pnit is l.iiug
l.tv-d In Adrnlr il I nlger to tic it
i depnttmetit in W ashing! on
ll- Crobable Kemll
tlti th h i. . i. it. I I'
Vet ii i 'r tag. Ma y I .'I Tin- i ll
Tamplco and a huí it ma . nn-.i n
i the subject of K' to'lal si cul.il to
hen H Is learned that i be rou-i
tutlonallsts delivered a dH'-iii I ii
ta-k on Ihe poll beginning at
u'eloek this morning. The f-b '
1 advance oiliosta win- drfven in in
at noon desperalu fighting va- . oi
I'ew r.irefgnerN There.
Kew if any foreigners remain .
Tamplco. according to later! repon
; A g m ral exudes began w hen the
news spread that the rebels were- pr
Í paring for it final asaault Mam rel
Ktua iron i urn pie. )
here hut few were allowed aahnr . " V1 " "f M-k-..
aa the Amerlsen authurltia. wire " ' . ' "P T "'ii "" 'VT'
willing to Hmreaae the large i.vMll" fur 1 I( - ibe
alresdy overcrowding the hotels. Wiin
Ihe fall of Tampico hostilities on the
gulf coast of Mexico came to and end
at leuet for a timo.
(juestslng s to Movements.
The fedérala are maintaining th -irmlsth-
ho far as the Americans .i;
i oticerned according to a note from
(ieneral Hublo Navarrete published
here today Ne where -else along tha
coaatllne except at Tamplco are there
more than scattered mmin ... r foderuls
or conatitutlonallstN and tbe logical
ipovcment off the ictors from Tain
p oo would be tu join forcea with
those bsslaglag dan nía Potosí.
Country Is IiiiMaslhl.
The country oeiwten Tsnipico and
be Mexican National railway. Is hat -
raa ami rnonateJQoua n nd imposaibie
r. runa7ulloiiHsta first attacked
Tnmplcti la: i iJcremher ..mi fighting
i li.fl i. i wr m:i i I mil liiuniis -ln
n i he tow ii nnd SHemrd on the
f n tot . i.nh iii he shelled
gtlllhoiilH a nd fot i i-il to t ettl i).
Ivffecl on ( iiiuiiK ivr
tn nun b iliiu uhMion here aa
poHslble rvlal lop. between t his
imb-r Ann i I' an control ati'l
o li t t h nst n uihinallgi .
to- h largelj on th'
. i eg ion fui- r run M d In i
nd men hantu b
hI m -sí' if I he ems' i -lio-
poll to trade
eei i. un i lint the American
'.:!! f..ni.T tpe r-sitlu pthm
Mil n idliig hy rviTj posslbbi
I b th
:i I b'H i i Isun
dipm h in
i r Idinlrn
r t r no
. hlef Ml'
. ill TV
OWII. II i
' hl( gun
Met It ill ! ill
i I .
i'in-rii i i bnaale
.'.at ..r tin. i. n
liimedliib ly for
li. and i ieeral
lid - hill up I.
i ; i
l.'MI K Nd Milt T. II. (.It At r.
Hril Kin.wi I'ruveltna salesmen 11 SIj's-
-tei Hmi- l I ' t .i i 1 1 . . 1 1 r 1 1
I . May .lame. A lilck.
It til of t In- J a Ules A la. k on nun v
ui pun y irtii.'diiu aal.-iim
for Ion AtigeloN to i out In it.
li Id k reeelreil biformatlo
hi. h l.sl hbn to le Heve th
S"lie to Ihn I'sclflc eosat. II
ice has ii" i
been seen In this .li sin... May
is aald ii ition u hi. acmiutiilanrea
he left l la nlk'ht of thai ilai
! and It
A local no nd. .-r nf ihe wholesale grn.
ry firm said la I nlsh thut no far aa hit
Mr (iriiiM had noi' couuuualcated
h lie- nrtlie her. ince My ' At that
lime lire officer said tJratsj was In Bla-
boe (iraca Uaii reprwniei Hie firm on
road for uuiuy yeara anJ hla dlsap
.. I - ii.. . ...I.
MMk&Éá é&lLJ&l.tú .
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