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Friday, September 2,1910.
GET ONE of THESE FINE
The special this week is one that will appeal to every
one that enjoys really good cake and something out of
the ordinary. For Saturday only \vc offer
White Cake 25 cts. Each
The regular price is 35 cents. I’honc your order early.
Demand Square Deal Bread—an actual double*toaf,
210 E. Overland St.
men and other* of Colonel Roosevelt's
vestlgation wan done by another post-
office official In whose honesty, cour-
age and enemy 1 had absolute confi-
dence- the present Senator Bristow.
When he sot through I krilw that all
; the rascal* whose rascality could h‘
detected were out of office and th»<
nil of them that nad committed acts
which wo could proceed against an
criminal were Indicted or Imprisoned.
As we dealt with th« crooked public
official, so we dealt with the crooked
private cltlaien, with the rich swindler
in New York or Chicago as with the
horse-thief or homicide In Indian
Territory We never attacked a man
because ho wan a man of one political
faith or another, because he did ot
did not possess wealth; and we novel
shielded him because he was poor oc
rich, l>«cause he belonged tu any par
tlcular church or to any particular
party, But I also wish you especially
to remember that we never hesitated
to shield Itlm and Htnnd up tor him
•race we were convinced that he was
Improperly attacked, There via no
greater foe of honesty than the man
who, for any reason. In any capacity,
attack*, or seeks to attack, an honest
man for a crime which he has not
committed. Falsely accusing an hon-
est mart of dishonesty la an act which
stands on the same level of Infamy
with that of the dishonest man him-
aelf; ami It Is no higher duty to at-
tack (he dishonest man than It Is to
exonerate the honest man falsely ac-
cused; and I should be ashamed to
hesitate the fraction of a second
longer In one cnac than In tlio other.
"Hcmemher lhat honesty cannot !»
unilateral flood clUxons should cor
(Hally distrust the man who can nevoi
nee dishonesty excepting In men ol
the class he dislikes. The reckless
agllatnr who Invariably site, s oul
men of wealth as furnishing llte only
examples of dishonesty; and tin
equally unscrupulous hut no mun
unscrupulous -reactionary who can
see dishonesty only In a Idaokuuillliig
politician or a crooked labor leader;
both stand on the same plans of oh-
liuxlousnens. You will never get lum
esly from politicians until you exact
honesty from business men; on thi
other hand, you brand yourselves us
, folds or as hypocrites If you say lhat
the corporation owner, or the em-
ployer, 1* always the dishonest man,
and the poor innu never, that It Is
only the wealthy man who corrupts
the politician and never the politician
who blackmails the corporation.
“Any man In his senses knows thnl
there are plenty 4of corporations Iri
this country who prosper by bribing
legislatures Ju*t a they prosper by
swindling the public; rind any man
In his senses ought to know, In ad-
dition. that .there are plenty of cor
rupt men of small means who, In leg-
islative or other bodies, try to black-
mail corporation*-—and try to black
mall other people as well. If the)
doubt this, let them look at the reve-
lations of corruption In my own slate
—New York—and in yours, my hear-
ers—here In Misaourl; let them look
at what has occurred In California
and what has occurred In Illinois. In
Illinois, for Instance, one of the ras-
calities developed by the recent In-
vestigation was th<- existence of a
combination of legislators who black-
mailed fishermen along a certain
river, forcing them jo pay lo prevent
legislation which would have inter-
fered with their business.
“Now. scoundrels who do these
kinds of things are, of course, Ihe
very men who, on Ihe other hand)
will cheerfully. If the chance occurs,
aell themselves to that corporation
against the Interests or the public.
Their corruption Is no more duo to
,thc action of the corporations than
the corruption of Ihe corporations is
duo to Ihclr action; and evil, nnd not
good, is done by the honest but mis-
guided man who would persuade you
that either fact Is true. Our duty is
to war with equal sternness against
the corrupt man of great wealth and
the small man who makes a trade of
coiruptlon; our fight Is against both
the swindling corporation and Ihe
tdnrk mailing or bribe-taking politi-
"We cannot afford to limit a cam-
paign against corruption to those who
happen to have u certain social
status We need laws which shall
put the corporation out of business,
so .far as concerns corrupting lb"
servants or the public and betraying
the rights of the public. 1 bettevv
that the great Issue now before Un-
people Is Ihe, doing away with special
privilege 111 all its htrms; doing sway
with the power of the big corporation
to control legislation In Its Interests
und to Interfere In politics In order
to secure privileges to whleh It Is not
entitled, lint 1 regard the essential
factor In this campaign as being an
aroused civic conscience which will
unsparingly condemn dishonesty In
every form, and lit every man, high
or low. The reekless, would-be re-
former. who. In speaking or writing,
seeks to persuade us that we need
pay heed lo corruption only when It
shows heed to corruption only when
shows Itself in the rich man, Is do-
ing as great a moral wrong us the
Hch man whose low moral standard
lends to lower the moral standard of
the whole community. The people of
this country will get Justice from the
corporations only If they both do Jus-
tice to them and rigidly exact It from
them. Unless they do Justice to rich
nw-n, they put a premium upon Injus-
tice nnd dishonesty among rich men.
I jet us hold them to the strictest ac
countability for any wrong-doing; hut
let us Insist upon honesty In our own
ranks, no less (hah theirs; let us war
on crookedness of every kind In the
man of small means as well as the
man of large mean*. I.et us Judge
each man by Ids conduct, and not by
his social or financial condition."
Begin ihe new mouth by trading
at El Pali's largest store, and
Thereby saving a large per oent'on
your current month's bill.
NEW THIS WEEK;
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at* ’em utr for breakfast.
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1*1*9 ftuss *
Liilliiishistlc Kcci-pl Ion.
laser lab d Press isispdtch.
Kansas City, Hept. I -Eighteen
thousand people stood up, cheered,
screamed and waved handkerchiefs
hs Theodore Unosovelt came upon tho
platform of tho convention hall In
this idly tonight. Thousands of peo-
ple had been turned away from the
doors of the hlg hall after every seat
and all standing room had been oc
Colonel Unosovelt, coining to the
front of the platform, stood rigidly
erect as he was given an ovation, his
countenance fixed In sternness, flnv'-
ornor lladley appearing shortly after-
ward, wna at once recognised ami was
given an initially enthusiastic greeting
by the people,
President Win, T. Bland, of the
Kansas City Commercial club, which
hud just entertained the colonel at
dinner, thin introduced him with
glowing encomiums. 11c declared that
the welcome twdng given Roosevelt
the man, was warmer than that which
several years ago had been glM-u him
as president of the United Slates.
"11 was lloosevelt,” he continued,
"who awakened the nubile which had
already slept loo -Wlig. i might al-
moat say he created public, cons-
Restless In walling for Colonel
Roosevelt's speech the great audience
began shouting, "Teddy."
Insisting upon further compliment-
ing the guest of honor, Mr. Ilium!
SU 01 ■
"The nation owes to him an inde-
finite -I- i t of gratitude.”
lv- ' to the colonel’s career In
the P . -! I war. shouts nnd cheers
again -d the nig hall.
Mr Roosevelt being presented, the
great audience arose and cheered-
nnd thousands of handkerchiefs and
hats were waved In the air.
"The American people owe nothing
l<i a man who has been president
compared to what he owes the Ano-r-
irnu people,' declared the colonel. re-
ferring to the words of the speaker
who had presented him.
The doom of the hall then being
thrown open to the throng that whs
standing on tho sidewalk men and
women surged Into the aisles, packed
lltc last standing room Hint could he
"I am deeply touched by the slxo
of my audience,’• declared the col-
while president he said he had In-
structed his attorney general to pro-
ceed against any man who was cor-
rupt. whether he was n Republican
senator from Oregon. Kansas or a
Democratic governor of Oklahoma.
"I think I value the Ill-will of
these man almost as rAioh us t value
the good will of honest senators, hnn*
eat governor* nnd other honest men
with whom It has been my privilege
to work.” he said.
Speaking of corruption tn polities,
the colonel added amid applause:
“l.tHik at the corruption In my stale
of New York." Ills reference to his
African hunting trip proved a signal
for another demonstration.
Then paying a tribute to the Amer-
ican republic he reminded his audi-
ence that continental Europe was
watching the American exjiertmont In
self government with tho greatest In-
"If here In Amerlea," hy said, “we
fall in our experiment of shlf govern-
ment woe to us and woe nlAt to other
nations on the earth whom We will
have robbed of the brightest hope
they now- have.'"
As he Concluded his remnrks the
great audience again cheered and
then men scrambled to reach the stage
to shake the hand of the guest of
Col. Roosevelt made hi* Way
through the surging crowd and waa
btorh-s of Africa
Associated Press Dispatch.
Kansas City. Mo., Sept- I—The peo-
ple of Missouri kept up with a vim
the roar of enthusiastic welcome that
is following Theodore Roosevelt ev-
erywhere In bis wanderings through
Crowd* that blocked the streets of
Kansas Oily cheeped him whenever he
made an appearance and the three
speeches which be made here were
received with shouts of approval.
The colonel was told that he waa
an iDsurgi nl through and through In
a Kong which was sung in 111* honor
at a luncheon today, but he said It
would he better to call him a pro-
gressive. Th<- members of the com-
mercial club who were entertaining
bltn cheered hi* definition of his po-
it was raining hard when Mr.
Roosevelt, alter stopping at Kansas
City, Kan., to make a speech, reached
(this city. In spite of the rain thou-
sands of people were on hand at the
Htatlun to cheer him. After a parade
through the business section of the
city and the luncheon, the colonel
went to the Westport school, In the
southern end of the city, and talked
to the children. He wound up the
day by making a speech to the throng
that filled convention hall. Ills
speech wan about honesty 111 public
and private life.
The crowds that came out to see the
colonel jammed the sidewalks and at
point! blocked traffic. The colonel
yvum cheered continuously and vim
kept on hia feet, bowing ami waving
The auditorium of the high school
was crowded with student* when the
colonel arrived and they stood on
their feet and gave him the ChHUtau-
|llu salute, while at Ihe same time
they shouted at the tops of their
Vi ices. A* soon oa they would let him
speak the colonel aald he had a con
fission to make; that he was u little
afraid of lh<- audience, because hall
of It was composed of girls, whom h»
never knew how to handdle. "
1 have four boys of my own," In
said, "and only two girl*. The glrb
wore both In charge of their mother
until they grew up and then they took
barge of in". They have treated me
kindly, but firmly."
Colonel Roosevelt said he wan g"
log In tell Hu m some slorle* of Af
"The native* are perfectly wild sav-
ages," he said, “and their enemies ac
ciis* them of occasionally and play-
fully lapsing Into cannibalism.- That
in a delicate subject and I never in
Itilreil into It.
"one day while I was riding up tin
railroad the telegraph cummunlcja
tlnn was Interrupted," he continual
That was because a herd of giraffe!
Imd cantered across the tracks and
pulled down the wires with theli
"When they were building the rail-
road construction was stopped for tw<
weeks because two Ilona established
themselves on the tracks and ate up
all the men who came to work,
llilnk they ate about 1011. Finally
they were killed.
"At one railroad .station the llont
ate up the agent and when the next
I ruin came along It ate up a brake-
man. The superintendent, an Eng
Itshmun, took a German and an Itai
Inn with hint and went out there t>
kill the lion.
"They mil up during the night
waiting for Ihe lion and finally th<
I in Unit w ent to sleep at one end of
the car and the German got Into one
of the berths. The Englishman ant al
the window with his rifle, on guard
He evidently went to sleep there.
“The lion, with Ita queer, slnlstei
Intelligence saw that the man wa:
asleep. It came up on the platform
pulled the door open with Its paw, am
want In. The German was awakened
by the weight of the lion’s bind leg
oh him. The forelegs "f the Hon wer-
on the Englishman and the lion hue
the man s bend i,i his mouth.
"The German shouted nnd awaken
ed the Italian, who leaped up and
Jumped eri the lion’s back. He jump
ed off again and ran to Ihe other end
of the ear. The Ron had Its man, and
only wanted to get away with him
II smashed its way through the win
ilow. dragging tho Englishman with
It, All through the night the German
and the Italian could hear the dread-
ful purring of the lion as It ate thi
The children liked the stories
well that they did not want him b
clop, but he wits late and had to leave
Before lie departed however, h
gave them some advice-. Ty the girls
"I don’t Ilk" to have a girl dance
all night, so that she will be tired nexi
day when her mother wants some-
thing from the second story."
Ills Advice lo the boys was given In
terms of football. It was.
“Iain't shirk; don't foul and hit the
Mr. Roosevelt's speech In Ihe audi-
torium wan his principal address of
the day, He aald that honesty should
not he made a party matter, and that
Ihe first men to attack scoundrels
should be the men In the scoundrel's
own party. He spoke of corruption In
New York. Mtsaourl/Tilinol* and Cali
fornix ami satd thut the duty of the
people was to war with equal stern-
ness agalTcd the corrupt man of great
wealth ami ihe small man who makes
a trade of corruption.
We need laws which shall put the
corporations out of business so fur as
i-om-erus corrupting the servants ol
the public nnd betraying the rights of
the people," he said.
At another point in his speech, he
“The people of this country will get
Justice from the corporations only If
they do Justice to them and rightly ex-
act It fnrai them.” '
Census Figures Give Greater
New - York Population
Ass octated Prat III* pa HA
Washington, Sept. 1.—Greater New
York has a population of 4,7((.8(s
under the census, according to fig-
ures Issued tonight by the director of
This makes New York the second
largest city In the world and as large
as any two foreign cities, excepting
Hint-e 1900 the population of New
York has increased by 1,329,(111, or
38.7 per cent, us compared with
3,437,202 under the last census.
The figures for the Boroughs, to-
gether with tho increases ore as fol-
Bronx 430,9X0. an Increase of 330,-
473, or 114,9 per cent
Queen* 2X4,041, an lncrcaac of
131,041 or XE.S per cent.
Brooklyn 1,(34,371, an Increase of
487,709 or 40.1 per cent.
Richmond Borough 86,969, an In
crease of IK,948, or 28.3 per cent.
Manhattan Borough 2,331,512, an
Increase of 3X1,449 or 28.0 per cent.
New York City contains only 104,-
B49 fewer people than the combined
fourteen cities of more than 200,000.
the population of which already has
been announced, namely: Ulttsburg,
Ht. Louis, Detroit, Buffalo, Cincin-
nati, Newark, Milwaukee, Washing-
ton, Indianapolis, Jersey City, Kan
sas City, Providence, St. Paul and
Denver, The aggregate population of
the cities named Is given aa 4.931,632
It Is expected the figures for Phila-
delphia, the third largest’ city in the
United Htatcs will be Issued tomor-
The population of Chicago, the sec-
ond largest, tn the country, probably
will be announced about the middle
of the month.
late hour for Omnha where he will
An enjoyable part of the day's en-
tertainment was a Dutch lunch*
given by Colonel Wm R. Nelson, at
.iMoriatrd Prat DispatrA.
Chicago, Hept. 1—The cose against
Frank B. Harriman, John M. Taylor
and Charles L. Ewing, former Illinois
Central officials charged with conspir-
acy In connection with the Illinois
Central car repair frauds, took an un-
expected turn today In Judge Brug-
gemeyer's division of the municipal
Counsel for the railroad asserted
that reports were being made to con-
nect the defendants with the Mem-
phis Car company, one of the vcon-
Startling Story of Graft Is
Being Unfolded In the
When you see our ad. in
the paper you will recall
this is the market so
many people have reco-
mended for high grade
meats of ail kinds. We
please the hard to please
and the most fastidious
appetite can lie satisfied
with our delicious meats.
ccrns charged with extensive ri
Loin Steak, per lb...................
Prime Ritv Roast, per lb..............
. . .12 l-2c
Mutton Legs, per lb.................
. . .17 l-2c
Some Population Comparisons.
I Hmiiotr.il Pratt Dispatch.
New York, Hept. 1—While New
York City, according to the English
census returns of 1909 still Is 2,862,-
367 behind London in the race for
the greatest city In the world, she Is
-o far ahead of the other great cities
>f the globe that there is little like-
lihood of any of them catching her In
►many decades. Tho census of 1909
showed greater London s population
to he 7,429,740 as against 8,5X1,372 In
1901. That New York Is slowly catch-
ing, Loudon I* shown by the fact that
in eight years London's increase wa:
148,368, while thut of New York for
ten years was 1,329,881.
Paris, according to the censua of
1906, wax the third largest city In
he world, with 2,763,393, while To-
kto under the census of 190H , was
fourth with 2.486,079. Berlin In
1905 hud 2,040, UA.
Leaving aside the figures of largi
cities, New York City now has a pop-
ulation greater than many of the
countries of the world. For Instance.
Australia In 1908 had within its bor-
ders 4,276,306 people, while Ireland
last year had 4,374,158. Bulgaria In
1908 showed a census return of 4,-
158,409 and Denmark and Greece re-
•pecUvely bad>9,850:000 nnd 2:632,000
subjects of their kings. Norway In
tho same year was populated by 2,
-150,786 and Switzerland by 2.659.006
frauds agam*t th" Illinois Central.
The railroad lawyer* .said they con-
sidered evidence given today by Clar-
ence S. Polly, former chief clerk for
the Ostertnan Manufacturing com-
pany as Indicating that such a con-
nection had existed.
Polly, as on yesterday, was the chief
vvttnciB* In the hearing for the prosecu-
tion. His testimony at certain polts
vvas startling, particularly when In
said that he had written out several
$1000 currency checks for certain Il-
linois Central officials hy order of
Henry C. Ostcrman. These were
charged, he said, to the management
and expense account.
He said Ostermann was Interested
In the Memphis company and at hl»
order the hill* from the Memphis con-
cern were made out against the Illi-
nois Central for car repairs that wore
never made. The witness said the
bills were made out in "bunches.”
Surprise was evident In the court
room when Polly was shown a paper
whleh he Identified as a letter he re-
ceived at hls home In Califtynia in
May of this year from Ostermann.
Attorney Fisher for the railroad
then read the letter to the court.
In part It was a* follows:
"As I have learned that you intend
returning to Chicago for the purpose
of giving to the Illinois Central Infor-
mation as to our methods of hilling at
the West Pullman plant, I take thlt
opportunity to advise you that you
hold your pencil, as they arc making
every effort to get statements (stop-
ping at nothing) from former and
present employe*. I wish to advls*
that up to the present time no one of
us has given them Information of
any kind and should you be approach-
ed by any one, I wish you would ad-
vise ine. Let me hear from you b)
registered mail without fall.
"HENRY C. OBTERMANN.'
Chuck Roast, 3 lbs............................88c
Corn Beef, per lb.............................10c.
Fancy Home Dressed Hens, per lb..............20c
5-lb. pail Kuine Rendered Pork llard, per pail----85c
3 lb. pail Home Rendered Pork Lard, per pail----55c
Pork Sausage, per lb ........V................/10c
H. G. SCHNEIDER
(Successor to Stetter A Schneider)
RHONE BELL 14. With Jackeon Grocery Co. PHONE AUTO 1014.
WILL BE RAISED
Plans of Procedure Are
Still Under Discussion at
Fire Insurance Measure
Will Be Considered by
Associated Prat Dispatch.
Washington, Sept 1.—-Arrange-
ments were made at the war depart-
ment today for Captain Harley B.
Ferguson, member of the Board of
Army enginery, appointed to remove
the wreck of the battleship Maine,
from Havana harbor, to superintend
the Investigation Into the present con-
dition of tho wreck. I
Since the last meeting of the beard
it has developed that at least some of
its members do not look with favor
on the O'Rourke plans for raising the
battleship, which were explained to
President Taft this week. One mem-
ber of the board has expresaed him-
self ax believing the plan would not
give the board the opportunity to de-
termine whether the Maine vvas
olown up by an explosion from with-
out or within.
EL PASOAN HURT IN CLIFTON
August Schmidt In Leaving a Lodge
Sllp|M-d on live Ntalryaw nnd Broke
Three Riba—(“her News.
'ipaptal to Thr Timet.
Clifton, At-lx., Scut. 1,—August
Helmddt, a visitor in Clifton from E!
Paso, attended a meeting of tlie Hons of
Herman lodge, and hi leaving th'e hall
last Sunday, slipped on the stairway nnd
In falling broke throe ribs on Ids right
side, Tho Holm here sympathise with
him and hope that no *ueh accident will
happen lo them when they visit the hlg
fair at El Paso this fall.
M, B. Emerson Is now bookkeeper at
H. bottling works.
DALLAS BANKER DEAD.
Wax Under ItidicliiH-iil In Dallas awl
Passed A n ay In a Chicago
Associated Prat Dispatch.
Do Has, Tex., Sept. 1.—David A.
Templeton, a Dalian hanker, who ac-
cording to private reports received
here, died ill a hospital at Chicago to-
day. was - under Indictment by the
bounty grand jury charged with ac-
cepting deposits after the Western
Hank and Trust company, of which
he was vice president, was Insolvent.
Templeton was acquitted In the
federal court on practically the same
charge. Ills friends claim the prose-
cution hastened hls death.
the 8. A
Harvey Newell, shortstop for the sea-
son with Ihe local Imseball team, left for
Portland, Ore., (Ids morning, railed there
hy the death o( hls father.
Charles Chesterfield, of Morenei, can-
didate for road supervisor on the Repub-
lican primary ticket, nnd Lem Scott and
Albert ,\lought, peut-e ofth-ers of tic
mountain camp, are In town boosting
everything in sight thereabouts,
"Butch" Kcppler, owner of the Hlg
Blue ranch, about 2» miles horn Clifton,
Is here laying In supplies. Ho reports big
rains ami excellent feed for stock every
where In the mountains.
C. M. Short, expert rancher of tb<
Guthrie section, Is In town from hi* agri-
cultural experimental stallon on the Gila.
Joe Lee of th* White Owl mountain
seem ry resort near .Metcalf, is down on
Ihe narrow gunge arranging for a special
train Oh the pith of Heptember.
Great preparaikms nrc being made by
the Mexican populace of Clifton, Morenei
and Mettnlf ftu a big celebration on the
I8tli if September. The pavilion will t-
erecited Just below the ltaxoar store and
a number of emmlnent speakers will be
.1 O. Baylor, superintendent of thi
Mol end-Arisen,i Mining tompany, ar-
rived home yesterday, accompanied by
Mrs. Baylor and children. They have
been visiting coast iltie* for several
Miss Mary Throm and MBs Maud Ter
rill left this in-rnlng for Poughkeepsie.
N Y., where they will enter the noted
ladles' seminary of tho oily on the Hud
wm for an extended course of study.
Clifton * young-: society will greatly inls»
theec two charming young ladles. They
were accompanied by Mrs. Gary a*
Milton McLean, Republican constitu-
tional candidal- of Morenei and F. J.
Coleman, assistant mine superintendent
of the D. C. tompany, are in Clifton for
a day or so.
Speckri to The Timet.
Austin, Tex., Sept. 1.—The sub-
committee of the „free conference-
committee of tho house of representa-
tive* and senate of tho Texas legis-
lature today agreed upon a fire Insur-
ance regulation bill which will be
considered by the committees as
The bill Is In effect the Hudspeth
maximum rate bill and Imposes upor.
a state Insurance board the abso-
lute power to control fire insurance
The board Is appointed by the gov-
ernor and must upprove all rates be-
fore they go Into effect.
The proposed act is to become ef-
fective September 10 If adopted hy
both branches of the legislature wftf.
a two-thirds vote, as It Is supposeo
that it will bo
Both branches of the legislature to-
day worked upon the penitentiary re-
form bill and made considerable
progress. However, the progress tvas
not such ns will allow adjournment
IDAHO PRIMARY RESULTS.
ittociolid Press Dispatch.
Boise, Idaho, Sept. 1.—Returns so
far received in the first diiect pri-
mary election held lit Idaho Indicate
that Governor .las. .‘I. Brady is re-
elected by Republicans over Ben. O.
Neil, Paul Clarkso-Ue and Geo. W.N
Fletcher by about 2,Out) majority.
Burton L. French, insurgent candi-
date for congress, hits s—ept the
jorlties, about 6,000 in his race aguinst
state, gaining the largest of all ma-
(Jongressman fhos. it. liainer for the
Republican nomination. Arthur M.
Bowman has won the Democratic
congrt-ssional nomination over John
L. Sewell. Jas H. Hawley is nomin-
ated by the Democrats for governor
by a heavy majority over John C.
The only Republican position In
doubt is attorney general. Former
Governor J. 0. Morrison looks like
a winner over McDuugal, present In-
cumbent, but by a small margin.
Morrison was one of the attorneys
in the Moyer-Hay wood- Petti bone
prosecution In the Hteuiiettbei-g ease
and a fight was made on him by rea-
son of this.
In the senate nn appropriation of
$200,000 for carrying out. the provi-
sions of the bill was adopted. Like-
wise the senate adopted an amend-
ment calling for convict testimony In
criminal cases but defeated an amend-
ment allowing one Republican on the
Tn the house, excellent progress
vvas made with the measure but no
Important points were disposed of.
DRINKING IN THE OPEN.
#. WILL NOT PinSPEST TOGA. *
#, Special to The Times. #
St Tucson. Ariz., Sept. 1.— #
* Postmaster General Hitchcack *
♦ is due In Tucson at six o’clock #
# Friday morning and will be the #
4 guest of Postmaster Corbett. He #
♦ will Inspect the sites proposed *
ft for the government building and ft
ft will hear arguments for a bri- ft
ft gade post here. The Chamber ft
ft of Commerce will give him a ft
ft dinner and a public reception ft
ft will be tendered, but the presen- *
ft tation of a senatorial toga has ft
ft been Indefinitely postponed. ft
IN VAUGHN CASE
Former Physician of Miss-
ouri Man Says Strychnine
Was Used for Heart.
Associated Press Dispatch.
Los Angeles, Aug. 31.—A deposi-
tion was taken in Los Angeles today
which Is alleged to have Important
bearing on the noted Vaughn mur-
der case in Missouri. The deposition
was thut of Dr. Frank P. Young,
formerly physician of Professor John
T. Vaughn, the professor of the
State Normal school at Klrksvllle.
Mo., who Is engaged In the defense
of Mrs. Alma P. Vaughn, wife of
Professor Vaughn, and Dr. James R.
Hull of Monroe City, both of whom
were indicted for murder.
Professor Vaughn is said to have
died of strychnine poisoning, par-
ticles of strychnine having been
found in his stomach.
Dr. Young testified today that
Professor Vaughn was afflicted with
heart trouble and that for years he
had prescribed strychnine for hint
and that the latter had been accus-
tomed to its use.
Associated Press Dispatch.
San Francisco, Sept. 1.—Before an
audience gathered from all parts of
the United States and Europe, tho
great chorus of six hundred voices
opened the Pacific Saengcrfest in the
Auditorium. In the rendition of Claa-
sen’s "Magdalen,” 1,000 singers par-
The soloists of the evening' were
Mmo. Marie llappola and Miss Mar-
garet Keyes. Arthur Claazn, Haul
Stelndorff and J. R. Reigfter alter-
nated in tho leadership of the orches-
tra of seventy-five pieces.
ft ft ft-ft (ft ft ft ft ft ft ft *:4t * ft ft *
* MISSISSIPPI LYNCHING. ft
ft Associated Press Dispatch. ft
ft Amory, Mias., Sept. I.—Nick ft
ft Thompson, a negro, accused of ft
♦ criminally attacking a seventeen *
ft year old white girl, at Jackson, ft
ft near here last Saturday, <vi« A
ft taken to the scene of the crime ft
ft today hy a mob and lynched, ft
ft Fully 2.060 persons participated ft
ft in the lynching. ’ ft
la Preferable to Dissipation Behind
Screened Doors Says Eminent
Issaeiated Press Dispatch.
Denver. Sept. 1—Rev. Dr. Robert F
'oyle, pastor of the Central Presbyte-
flan church of this city, ami forntei
moderator of the Presbyterian genera)
tssembly, today said in an interview
In favor of “drinking in the open,"
t is necessary thut there should be
drinking at all. Dr. Coyle has Just re-
turned from Europe and says he vvas
mprvsaed with the mode of drinking
abroad. Dr. Coyle himself Is a -pro-
"If there must be drinking, let it be
done in the open where the world >mw
see." said Dr. Coyle today. "Open
drinking as practiced in Europe i:
much preferable to the dissipation be-
hind screened and closed door*, us
practiced in thla ooutUry. There Is
less drinking to excess there than
NEVADA HAS FOREST TIRES.
issoctotsu Press Dispatch-
Carson, Nov., Sept. 1.—Forest fires
w'erc discovered late this afternoon in
the timber of the Tahoe forest and
tonight the flames are sweeping
across the reserve within a quarter of
a mile of Glenbrook one of the sum-
mer resorts oft the shore of Lake
One hundred men have gone from
here to help to fight the fires.
THE EL PASO DOTTLE * JUNK
1303 San Antonio SL xj
Old Troll. Brass. Copper, Zinc, Lead,
Rubbers, Bottles and Sacks.
Auto Phono 1682.
Just around tho corner, (rear Ward’s
pharmacy)—will lie glad to see my old
friends nnd endeavor to make new
HIGH QUALITY — COURTEOUS
Merchants’ lunch, 10 till 1 o'clock
tWIII Tuley, Prop.
ROOSEVELT WILL ARBITRATE
.tMiriefcd Press Dispatch.
Plltsburg. Kept. 1—The legal and
Industrial entanglement* of the min-
er* and operalor* tn th* lrwdn and
Westmoreland Reid* will he submitted
to Theodor* Roosevelt when he visits
this city on September 10. This was
announced by District President Fran-
driven to Ihe station. He left at a cl* kVehan of the United Mine Work-
er* of America today after he had
been arrested with five other local of-
ficer* In connection with the actions
brought yesterday in the county
courts against 87 miner* and officials
$9 the visiting newspaper by (even operating companies.
IDAHO ELECTION RESULTS
ARE NOT YET KNOWN
Associated Press Dispatch.
Spokane, Wash., Sept. 3.—Forty-
eight hours after the close of the pri-
maries in Iduh" the returns fail to de-
ride whether Governor James H. Bra-
dy has been L-iutminated or been de-
feated by the thousand* of second
choice vot.s vast for Paul Flagstone,
the Kootenai aimer. B. F. O’Neil,
the mining millionaire ol Wallace, ap-
parently Is beaten, though he carried
two counties. I’lagslone lead* In La-
tah and Knobual and probably in
Bonner county but Governor Brady’s
strength in sum Item Idaho Is expected
to give him a durably of the first
Mias Grace M. Shepherd Is n-
a remarkable radft for supri^g#—king
of public Instruction a^gfPntemle il
Wlt’KEKMIAM AND NAGLE.
RETURNING FROM ALASKA
Associated Press Dispatch,
Cordova. Alaska. Aug. 31.—Attor-
ney General George W. Wickersham,
and Secretary of Commerce and La
bor Charles Nagel arrived here to-
day from Seward on the Fisheries
commission schooner Albatross. They
were met by a delegation pf railroad
officials and cUisens headed by gen-
eral manager E. C. Hawkins of the
Copper River and Northwestern rail-
road. The party at once boarded a
special train and was taken for a
(tip over the Copper River road.
The guests inspected 'ho tijlres and
also visited the famous' “Childs
glacier." Th# t>»rty returned to Uor-
"dva this evening and tonight
At top'*" yJeneral and Mr*. Wicker-
.•-haN[n®' „v the guests of honor at
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