The Houston Post. (Houston, Tex.), Vol. 26, Ed. 1 Sunday, October 23, 1910 Page: 1 of 62
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Condemned Iri .London
15 for Killing Hlsr
To life Imprisonment fey Re-
lS quest cfJury
PROTESTED HIS INNOCENCE
the Condemned Man Satd He Was
Not Guilty of the Crime
RKEIVED SENTENCE CALIKILY
And left the Court Room -Without
y' Support From the Wardens.
Kin Leneve'i Trial Is Set
T' r for Tuesday.
l -p: (Asso-ioteJ Prtii Rttori.l
: . l)NDON;-.' October . ' 22. Dr. . Hwley
- Harvey Crlppen. after trial extending
crer Hve days and after thirty minutn
-.V" deliberation by the' Jury was today found
v guilty of the murder of hla wife an Amer-
: ' lean woman known on the stage as Belle
7 Elmore. Lord Chief Justice Alverston
- who presided at the trial sentenced Crlp-
pen to be hanged November IS.
. There Is however the strongest preju-
dice In England against executing a man
- on purely circumstantial evidence and an
' Incident at the close of Crlppen trial
' lias caused the Impression that the Jury
may have recommended a Ufa sentence.
' After Crlppen was sentenced to death
' the foreman of the Jury banded to the
I - lord chief Justice a note after looking
v at which the Justice said:
" "That shall bfl forwarded to the proper
: .V ."The proper quarter" might mean the
" home secretary who has Jurisdiction In
" such matters. The Jurors refused to dls-
s .' cusa the Incident.
I When the Jury announced that It had
- found the defendant guilty. Lord Chief
. Justice Alverston asked the physician if
' die. had anything to say erippen re-
plied in low volcer .
r PROTESTED Hli INNOCENCE.
"I still protest my Innocence."
tv ap that has rested near him throughout
. the trial and pronounced the sentence
Addressing the condemned man. Lord
- Tou have been convicted on evidence
: . yrhlch can leave no doubt Iri the 'mind of
. My reasonable nutn that you cruelly mur-
; Oered your wife and then mutilated ' het
-'1 advise you to entertaln.no hope that
yBU will escape the consequences of your
crime. I Implore you to make your peace
. with Almighty God."
'. - Crlppen received the death sentence
; with the abparent calmness .that charao-
' terlsed him ' throughout the trial and
which. In fact has been noticeable from
" the moment of his arrest.
. ' He appeared rather nervous during the
Judge's summing up today which was
. strongly against blm. As Lord Alverston
mercilessly portrayed his character as
. developed during the trial Crlppen
' twirled his thumbs crossed and recrossed
' his legs and occasionally shuffled bis
V. . TOOK SENTENCE WELL.
After Lord Alverston pronounced the
sentence of death the wardens held out
their arms to support the prisoner. He
. Ignored their proffered assistance and
' .turning walked firmly from the room
I stopping only once and then for a brief
moment to take a last look at the court
room within which he had fought for hla
r A large crowd awaited the departure
Of Crlppen from New Bailey. There were
few "boo-boos" as he drove to the
. BentonvlUe prison but no other demon-
The trial of Ethel Leneve as an ac-
cesKory after the fact In the murder of
Mrs. Crippen will begin next Tuesday.
- CALLED CKIPPEN KIND-HEARTED.
When the proceedings were resumed
'. today. Lord Chief Justice Alverston call-
ed Crlppen to the stand andasked him
questions regarding' the. use of hyoscin
(" poison with which It was charged the
eeused killed his wife. The Justice eltc-
' lted. information that byosdn Is admln-
Istered through the mouth and also hy-
podermlcaUy. j-; Blchard Mulr then began the closing
peeofa for the prosecution. He said the
; defense relied largely on the theory that
Crippen Is too kind-hearted v to commit
snuraer. counsel Drought" out tHat tha
defendant however lived for months a
Ufa of hypocrisy mocking the grief of
bis wlte's best friends.
- The prosecutor's address occupied
' scarcely more than an hour. He con-
cluded7 by saying the proaeeutlen had
' proved beyond reasonable doubt tha body
found In Crlppen's home to be (hat of
his wlfa. Belle Elmore actress and none
. but the prisoner eould have out up the
' body and buried It In the cellar.
f - Lord Chief Justice Alverston began the
review of the cas soon after Mulr had
. eoaoluded. . . '.--v .. .
tpLuni& coxrjnr sajosk
ZText to the Wealthiest jCooityx ia
8TIN ..Texas October 21 Dallas
eounjty 1 the wealthiest of an tha eoun-
Ues of Texas 1U taxable values aggre-
gating aiOsVSeOAO. according to Informa-
tion received in the comptroUer's depart-
aaant ' Harris oomes seoeod -wHh H06.1M.
UO showing a dlffsranoa tn fsvor of Dal-
las county of tuss.ns.' Tarrant 'odmea
third 'with SMJOXSKk had Bexar Is Saurta
With SB. 272428. H. "
The oomptroller's department today re-
showlngx-vslue aggreraUng SU.xt7.suS for
iv as against tuw'vrA tor IBS preceding
CAurt (o.Dle November
WiferBelle Elmore. .
INDEX TO THE 'POST
. THE WEATHER.
Forcctst for Houston and vicinity for "Sun-
day Fiir. ;
Teniperiture and precipitation recordt for
Houstoa for the twenty-four hours ended it 7
p m. Saturday:
Temperature Maxiaium 74; minimum 4(.
(Astoriated Prttt Rfferl.)
WASHINGTON. October 22. Eatt Texaa
Fair Sunday and Monday; not much change in
temperature tonight; variable winds Monday. -
Louisiana Fair Sundaf and Monday; not
much change in temperature tqhight; variable
West Texas -Fair Sunday qnd Monday; not
" ". icniminrc.
day. -Fair Sunday and probably Mon-
1 Crippen convicted of murder.
Foraker denoynd Roosevelt. '
Counterfeiting in Chicago.
3 Balloon races.
a Galveston budget.
4 A review of political conditions in various
Texas political news.
T Austin budget.
8 Beaumont budget.
The Dallas lair.
New A. ana M. department.
10 Farmers adviseu to hold rice.
Forecasts by Foster.
21 Local news
la The shrievalty contest.
News of the City.
IS The purity workers.
14 Realty in South End
New S. P. icing plant. '' '
15 Local news.
IS Local uews. .
17 The world's baseball series.
18 Football news.
IS Sporting news.
Aeroplanes for Mo-Tsu-Oh.
30 The bowlers.
Year in harness racing.
21 Railroad news.
33 Commercial news.
23 Commercial news.
34 Local curt.
Houston births and deaths.
XS Cable letters from London and Berlin.
37 Famed Yildix Kiosk refuge of the sultan.
3e Editorials. v
Committee en Appropriations. By Savoyard
3t The F& Veto in Texas. By George W.
Civilization Has CreatedMany New Dis
The Theatsscal Season
By Frederic J.
The Founder of Liberia.
- Cotton Importations j
50 Local society.
51 Local society.
S3 Club news.
SS Musk department.
34 Theatrical newa and reviews.
SS Theatrical Mws and reviews.
SO Texas social news.
57 Texas social news.
58 Texas social oews.
39. The Life of Stephen F. Austin.
By A. W.
41 Systematic Drainage. By Dr. E. P. Stiles.
Cotton and Onioas at Mission.
43 The age limit should be raised.
The Hood monument to be unveiled in
The Supreme Court of Texas.
43 The cotton rates discussed.
Cable letter from Berlin.
44 Local auto news.
Some Automobile Don't.
45 Manv Records Held by Old field.
40 The Nationality ef Some Famous Drivers.
47 Greater Wrongs Todsr Tbaa Roused the
Revolution of '7. An interview with J.
G. Phelps Stokes the millionaire socialist.
Infantile 'Paralysis. Pellagra and Leprosy.
48 Personals help wanted situations wanted
4t For sale for rent wanted to bur board
and room wanted to rent business prep-
ositions live stock and poultry.
SO Real estate.
1 Real estate financial proposals special no-
tices trade or exchange
S3 Lumber review.
The Tented Field st A. and M.
83 Cable letters from Paris and London.
64 Food Sanitation. By J. S. Abbott.
The world's biggest boat.
An American Girl Held Slave by the High-
binders of Shanghai.
The Elopers. A short story by Jacques
Hashimura Togo Detective.
Literary views and reviews.
Some Clever Snort Stories.
After the Motor Ride. . By Mrs. Henry
Advice on Social Customs. By Mrs Cbee-
The Home Dressmaker.
The Household. By Miss Emms E. Pirie
Hull House Labs Museum.
Slim Jim Anna Belle eat tales Mr. Boss.
A Sympathtetic strike
By 'Clerks of the Southern Paeiio Is
(Attociatti Prtu Rtfart.1
'NEW QFAHAN8 October t-Twelvo
hundred clerks ; In 'the omptoy of ' the
Southern Pacific Dlinola Central and
Texas and Pacific railways balloted to-
dity to determine whether or not they
abaU walk out In sympathy with strik-
ing clerks of the Queen and Crescent
system No' anisounpenient as to tha
strike veto will be made however pend-
ing the receipt of the reply of President
IX D. Curran of the Queen and Cres-
cent to. a letter from the strikers head--quarters
-Mayor Bebfman today appealed to the
different commercial bodies of New Or-
leans to consider Immediately the serious
results that srould follow a general strlko
of railroad darks In this section with a
view to bringing about an adjustment of
. Zing Chttlatongkorn Is Dead.
. v AmttMti Prut XiPtri. '
" BANCl KOK 61am October St-Kmg
CTrulatongkoni 1ed at U:0) thla morn-
Ing following an lUnaoi.ox otdy a few
THE AVIATION MEET
IT WAS TOO WIKDT AUD FOGGY
FOR FASfCY FLYING.
Rut Six of Twenty-Nine Entrants
Wheeled Out Machines The
Crowd Was Small.
lAstocioild Prut Rrfati.)
NEW YORK. October 22. A persistent
fine rain driven before a wind that held
steadily out of the east at between ten
and twelve miles sn hour thinned to a
sparse scattering the spectators at the
opening day of the International aviation
meet at Belmont Park and brought out
but six of the twenty-nine aviators en-
tered but It served to prove that air men
are no longer creatures of moods and mo-
ments and that an aviation program can
go' through as scheduled tn the fsce of
the most disappointing conditions.
An Englishman Clande Grahams
White took first place In the distance
contest and In ths totalisation of dura-
tion the lump sum of time that any avia-
tor has been aloft for tha day. An
American John B. Molssant of 'Chicago
was the only contestant who cared to
take chances on a twenty-mile cross-
country flight Into the teeth of the wind
and with the fog so thick that be could
not see the ground after he rose ISO feet
above the earth.
Motssantfs flight was a second demon-
station both hla own of the fact that an
air man like a seaman can steer by
compass without-regard to the time of
the day or night foul weather or fair.
As Cn bis trip from Paris to London
and he Slew in the same machine ho
steered wholly by compass. "
In point of fact Molssant as observed
covered by three miles more than tha
course although he Is" not credited with
the excess. No records were broken to-
day; it waa sufficient triumph to fly at
all. Grahams White In a steady Far-
man biplane keeping close to the ground
cutting the corners with workmanlike
precision piled up twenty laps In two
successive hours flying for distance only.
Ho was Just two hours In the air and
the official' scorer credited blm with SLOT
miles for each hour.
Molssant was second with fourteen laps
for the first hour and fifteen for the sec-
ond respectively 2L7S and 2S.S miles.
None of the Wright teams triad for dis-
tance. Hoxsey and Johnstone both went
up for. altitude but Johnstone had en-
gine trouble and Hoxsey evidently found
the current up above the foe too wild
for be culckly settled from a height of
741 feet 'to mors ( modest levels. Ely. of
the Curtlss team also tried his luck at
height and took second place for the
first hour with M feet. Hoxsey tried It
-again tn the second hour and did worse
72 feet this time.
Count De Leeseps made 464 feet J. A.
Armstrong Drexel f and Ely in another
trial SOS feet. None ef them liked It
much above for they were soon down.
Francis af Teekr Bead. -
iAtfntti Prtt JtsSerl)''
LONDON October 22. Plnoe Trends
of Teck. brother of Queen Mary of Eng-
land died shortly after li o'clock thla
morning. - Ho had been Ul for soma time
with pleurisy. King Qeorsja and- his
queen were at too toosMo-o tao Umo of
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; IN NEW YORK.
R. E. NELSON SERIOUSLY HURT
Yard Manager for Terminal Com-
pany Kay Die W. L Choate
R. E. Nelson general yard manager
of' the Houston Belt and Terminal com-
pany sustained a fractured skull and
other injuries during sn altercation In
the company's freight yards- at Preston
avenue and St. Emanuel street yester-
W. L. Choate a section foreman em-
ployed by the company was arrested
shortly afterward and Is being- held In
the county Jail pending a prellmtnay
hearing- on a charge of assault to mar-
der. Nelson was taken to the Houston. In
flrmary bleeding profusely from a slash
entirely across his forehead that permit-
ted the scalp to slip back across hla
skull. He was unconscious whan bo -arrived
there and examination by Infirmary
attaches disclosed that bis skull had been
His condition was said to bo serious
at last reports at midnight at the In-
firmary and nis recovery Is doubtful.
Choate was suffering from a cut In tils
throat when arrested.
According to the police there were .no
eyewitnesses to tha affair. Nelson has
been delirious and unablo to talk and
Choate has refused to discuss tha affair.
Nelson resides at 2U Busk aveooa.
VENUE CHANGE SOUGHT.
Alleged Xanley Cannot ReoeiTe a
Fair Trial at Dallas. .
(Yort Port SHeisi.) i
DALLAS Texas October S3. IB aa ef-
fort to prove the defendant coaiewt ro-
celvo a fair trial In 'Dallas oeunty five
witnesses were examined thla nxjrning: In
the case of J. D. Manlay the member of
the Texas National Guard who 10 under
Indictment charging ths murder of Loals
Belchensteln one year ago today by
thrusting a bayonet through his body.
Following the testimony of these wlt-
usnsoo It waa announced that further
hearing on tbo motion would go over until
Monday morning neither the court nor
Count Atorney Le welling desiring to
hear further evidence in the bearing thla
Witness to examined today wars H. XV
McCoy driver of a grocery wagon: stayer
Hay. Colonel a EL Moss. Captain Harry
W. Klanard and General - Thomas T.
Scurry. Three of these wltneosee testi-
fied that In their oplaton the sentiment
waa eq strong against the defendant that
he could not be given a fair and unpartiat
trial In Dallas oounty. Mayor ttay sata
he had not dlacu
tbo matter enough
with any one to form an opinion and none
of the - attorneys on either aide asked
General Scurry whether ho thought Man-
ley oouid obtain a fair and Impartial trial'
In this oounty.
That the Manley trial Is to he one of
the hardest fought legal -battles In too
history of Dallas county la Indicated by
too array of attorneys engaged to the
case. - For tha defense Craw ford. Muse
and Allen and Crawford (Walker and
Williams win appear wnno uorsnry Attorn
ney-'Le welling and the una -wf Lively.'
IMeima - aaams
t V- f.'
- - '-..; ( A ' '
will appesw .(at tho-'
' r'? yVHr
A REVOLT IN CHINA
DEMANDS ON GOVERNMENT
' FOR A PARILAMENT. -
Agitators and Press Have Used An-
- nexation of Corea by Japan to
. Arouse Patriotism.
(Attcdaiti Ttu Rttort.) -
PEK1N October 22. A. surprising re-
volt has taken place against tho govern-
ment The imperial senate not yet three
weeks old has voted to memorialise tha
throne for the early opening of a general
parliament Thla. action appears to In-
dicate that tho new senate will not bis a
submissive or mock Institution but' one
with which the grand council -must
reckon. - .
As far back as last Juno a formal de-
mand waa made for the immediate con-
vocation of a national parliament the es-
tablishment of which bad been- promised
for the year 1911. An imperial decree waa
then Issued refusing the demand whloh
was made by delegates to tbo provincial
assembly and was supported by organisa-
tions of merchants throughout tho coun-
try. The Imperial senate . no sooner as-
sembled October SS than - tha provincial
delegates formed an opposition party and
arrayed themselves against tho throne.
The question of tho parliament waa
brought up dally and tha demand waa
made that it should have executive and
not' merely advisory power. The cam-
nalan culminated yesterday when tmi
atoned BDeechea were made hi whlcl
was pointed out that a change waa Im-
perative for the salvation of the country.
This plea won over a large majority.
Tho Russo-Japanese agreement with
reference to tho annexation of Coram by
Japan baa been employed actively by agi-
tators and tbo press during tha last few
months to create a wave of patriotism.
and this propaganda haa made consider-
able progress among tha Intelligent
clsssee tbo progressive party It was
showing a strong front against tho united
officials and the Manchu army.
Made Upon Major General Guerro
by an Assassin
Ul tsociattd Prtu Jtsert.)
HAVANA. October H An attempt was
made at b) o'clock tonight to assassinate'
Kajar General Pino Guerro commander
of tho Cuban army. General Guerro was
leaving tho presidential palace when ho
waa shot tn tho leg and seriously wound-
ed. A sentry on duty at the palace gate
waa also shot the bullet striking aim in
the breast. The assailant who waa cap-
tured proved to bo a member of the
secret polioo. The cause of tho murderous
attack la not known.
TO RECOGNIZE PORTUGAL.
France Great' Britain and Spain
i1. ' Submit Plan.
:v . J: lAfrtti Prt Jtrsers.)
.PARIS. October 22. Franoe Great
Britain and Spain today collectively pro-
posed. to the powers rwsognlUon of tho.
pro vte fame! government of Portugal and
reoogiittkia of the repoblta ' proper ' .'m
soon as It reoetvea constitutional conse-
cration: Ormany has already anaounced
that - oho . to' sreeahto to this propost-
Al A l7IMin
" " ' - " ' oawasaonwaj
The Money Was Suppo
- Tender or Nicaragua
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IS ROOSEVELT'S DOCTRINE DE-
; CLARED JOSEPH B. FORAKER. -
Movement Headed by Former Pretl-
dent Froth Foam and False Pre
tenoes Sail Former Senator.
(Aitecialtd Prtu Rrfrrt.)
MARY8VILLE Ohio October Si Jo-
seph a Forakor former L'nttod States
senator from Ohio crttcuted he "new Na-
tionalism." discussed tho' Insurgent gov-
ernment. Indorsed the administration of
President Taft and pleaded for the elec-
tion of the State and oongresslonal ticket
Mr. Foraker said in part:
The republican party Is engaged new
only here In Ohio but throughout tho en-
tire country. In a contest of the moot seri-
ous character. It Is not only fighting for
victory but It la fighting for Its Ufa.' It
Is not only confronted by its ancient en-
emy but it Is menaced by Internal dissen-
sions that threaten Its very existenoe." i
Ho then reviewed tho "liberal repot
lican" movement of 1172 stating that Gov-
ernor Harmon at that time left tho party
and became a democrat He declared that
the present state of the party Is almost
exactly similar especially tn tho fact that
the leaders of the new faction are concen-
trating Uelr attack upon th4 tariff law
passed -by a' republican administration.
FROTH. FOAM FALSE PRETENSES.
He declared that all else in thla move-
ment Is "froth foam and false pretenses."
"In view of existing conditions" bo
said "I do not know anything worse that
could happen: Wo have not yet recovered
from the panto of 1907' and no one can
predict When tho and will ooma. t-' V
"It would come . at onco 'if-' It' wori
for -tho restraining hand-of a erusadeV
against business that has booh carried a
far beyond Just ground that It has boootwo
woH nigh Intolerable." . .VV i
Of tha Payno tariff law be said:
.Ao not know whether-it Is tb beat
tariff law 'over enacted try a- TOpuDiieas
aongress aa has been sitd but I 4e Jrfjow
(congress as ha bet
ns-t it was far bett
peiier. mavis shis wis
party 'aver maoe or avar.
infaMmtlallr Indorsed ths tariff Com
mission saylngthat any change made ao
a. result of l( lnvestlgaUons will not dlsV
turb business ? ;.'''':' :-Vr'.
CHALLiJNQE TO HAKMON. .f-
He asserted that Corernor Harmon
ought to state how he stands en National
Issues Involved tn tbo tariff and trust
question before ho asks tho people of Ohio
to "re-elect him governor and thus put
hln-. In a fair way to secure tbo demo-
cratic nomination for the presidency.""'.
Discussing the "now Naonallam" ho
aald: 1 ' . '' " ' :' ' Y
"Ws have lately had a new declaration
of political principles. They aro polltlcany
baptised at the doctrine of a new Nattonw
allam. They aro et forth -tn tho mtturo
of a .platiorm for a new party.' Possibly
they aro Intended for that nso only tn tho
event that the distinguished author be act
nominated for the presidency by either of
the other parties.
"However that may be It may be noted
that they violate our dual form of govern-
ment by airogatlag to the National gov-
ernment the control of matters so purelr
local (hat they clearly belong to tho Juris-
diction of the States. . . ;i '
NEW NATIONALISM TREASON.
"Aside from all other objections this
now doctrine It aa certainly destructive
of our Institutions as any Invoked in tho
name of the Southern Confederacy.
"Such a preachment la not Nationalism
either new or old but Imperial! ere pure
and simple. 2; j !.t at least aa
treasonable aa accession Itself.
- :Tho power It would give to tho presi-
dent of tho. United States would bo far
more autocratic and dangerous to the lib-
erties of this people than are those of any
monarchy in t-uros.
has one savlna' fee rare.
is about It all such a pre
posterous absurdity ana sue a an insuf-
ferable egotism aa to excite net oaly con-
demnation but ridicule. It Is another case
of vaulting ambition overleaping itself.
"It has dispelled Illusions that had be-
some dsngeroua Tho people now better
understand the author and know better
how to Judge what ho proposes. They aro
not likely to longer regard him aa aa Im-
provement on George Washington and
The senator wound np with a eulogy of
republican conditions In this 8tato. Ho
cloeed with an Indorsement of Prcaddetit
Taft tn which- he said the chief executive)
tn the past had done remarkably well un-
der difficult circumstances.
WOMEN HURT IN
Mrs. H P. Christian; and; Mrs; J.vP. Marches
Injured When Auto
The tnjuriea of Mrs. Christian ooturhtt
of two- fractured ribs and bruises about
tke bod. Physicians tn attendance last
night were undotaYtntaod os to tho serious-
ness of of Mr. Marcher's hurt. -
Both aro considerably bruised and
shaken as tho result of being thrown
from tho machine.
Mrs. Marcher's daughter Miss Hsxgaret
Marcher who was with them escaped tv-
jury with the-exceptlon of few bruises
Tho chauffeur. J. P. Chap In. also wag
tntnjurod. . -
Cotulderably mystery Irurronnda tbof
Identity of tho occupants of tho wrecked
buggy and tho extent of their Injuries.
If any A search of tho neighborhood awt
nlght aad alligent taouiry failed to revest
their Id entity. Tho buggy Is a ooenptoto
wreck and it waa necessary for polios of
fleers who were' coiled to tho ooano to
kill tho horse. One shoulder aad a leg.
f .tho animal had been broken by tho
twroo' of tho oolllaarV. w 't;
'According to statements last night tha
which tbo ta41o w tVOat
' :No 'lnktterwhat'; thi size5 of tha
paper-every. pag " of The Post
contains' 'sorncthhiff J -'-of :'; inter-.
est to every-meniber of the iara-
-Ur. JTt'awhViitfcis the pa-
per; that : goes h6me.-"l H 4;
to' Represent Legy
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JOB NOt FINISHED;
When tifArresits Were 'Made
by Secret Service Men;
THE PRINTER INlOCENTj
He BcHcTtd CoDtnct Was Frola :
THE AMOUNT: WAS J30000O'
In Denominatioiis of .; Fire ' Peso
Eaon-The Promoter and the
' EngraTeT Also '
i - v- Arrested.' r A ;
i- ! :swsrV'?;?
j '' lAfdattj. trtst Jfs-eerlJ ':.--'!:--CHICAGO
October It Three hundrsxti V-
thousand dollars to-counterfeit Nlcara--guan
ftve-peee jkoip: freshly printed '
wre seised and tho printer who mado-
them the eagre vev who made tho plates '
and bo man charged with securing their; .
-ninnuiiiii n mm BmHUfa rim uwm9 ur
CapUul Porter. of tho United States os-;' '
eret servloe and hla 9ftntnJt.-J':vf:f'"f
i Tbo 'notes bad only been printed .not
having tho omolal seals or nnmbar Im-
pressed. There wero' 1S0.W uotetv oaoh v
f five peoos worth approxlinataiyvSr; : '
each Amorioan money and "slgnecr by
Fi Jacsw advooata general: J. Maarlav "el
presldenta' and E. Mayoges. ihsy baa;
not- been out; from tho largo shoots ;' i
-George WUnams. preatdent ottho atvrb v
Inr ocmaBny -' bearing his name -waa .'
oharged with printing tho opurtous notes; -.
H.fN. Secrest of TjsnrrpltMexlcft was
accused of -bemi itho promoter having
the noteo prtntodand Rlohard J. Trum-
buU nutnagetvof ttfo' Quarantse Engrsv- ;
Ing company of Chicago 'la charged with
haktrtitf pMido tbo eri)sMo from L' i ;
WV yaayasnj- rionon sj suwayw. ... A -(. saw.-ue. w
tsjioB by thji awerot- service men from ;
aisssao' Whero taeywet bemg' "esed at -tho
Umo oT tho sold. . A -taxteab-rlde at :' "
Ugh aowsv. tjM. nty fllowtn a-
that a emfereno ofe ths men n-t V '
gaged a the ' oounterf siting was - being ' .
bold enabled Captain Porter and bis aides y .
to roach the printing plant. Just as tho; .
eonfereeo 'were hurrytng away -from-the - :
bulldlsg. . Tbey made no roslstanoe when - -.
arreotedV "but.. 'WUllama s declared t he .
thoust 8ecrest waa an 'official of tha
Nlcaraguan government land that ' tho '
work -;was legal.- .Trumhun's plea was
almllar ha asserting that h0 thought It
r SKCBJEST 18' slEXIGU?.'PIJdn'EB -l
Tho story of .tho counterfeiting plan.aa
told by ths .secret servk 'operatives and
VHIeh'put; thorn on thwtrMk' of .Secreot .
Is 'as- follows: .- ? . h -' . ''.- :.- :--Secrest'
a' planter of Tampico Mexico '
had been' loaning money to Nloaraguans
and: waa unable to get It back .becauso of ' ;
a shortage of current fruls In i the ltttla-
jrepubtlCs ..Vp4n ' pubUC announcsmsnt (
that tha' government would duplicate l-
ltlS.an Issue of five peso noteo similar to -tfaoso
of 190S to relieve tho financial t
stringency the .story goes Secrest. soe :
lag a chance to profit . Ulegatty came to J
tbeeUnlted States' where. It Is alleged. "
ho went to a North central olty tlroW:i
but his alleged' efforts to get tho noteo;
printed secret! ware la vain.. The prss-3t
onco hero of Secret 8ervlce OperattvO Pe-r
ter C Dick of Cleveland. Ohio lends)!.
Buwngua.ro i lie repon inai n wss in ure .
WKah ' I. la lit . il Va-Maw.A tj. I -n f A.
a ..i.i m u i-in u v.-. i .
- ar-iii rt ju a w x r . .
4US'Sl rvaiiiis- va uw wdths va vauvtasjvv .
tt .la charged that tbo . WUUama oom--nany.
through Its president upon Se?; ''
crest's representation that he was an 'of-; i
fldal trom Nicaragua and that he want e4;
the Cnloago printer to- turn out tha offl-r
il - suiMV. fns' rjla veniiWIa. .-artMMl.- ti . - .
print .tho paper. On tbo same represen-j
tatlon accord lng to Trumbull's story tho
uusussiivsi awicravana; smiisuiy -sajrvw
furnish tbo plates. vvV i! r ..' .i"
' Tha 'tin" to tha- secret service onera. "
was being drtvon at a moderate rata ot
speed out tho Harrlsburg road. v1 V
As tho party was Bearing the crcy Mnitta.:
the obauffour otartad to' turn to the right r
aide of tho read" around a -'buggy Just"
ahead.- At'the raoment tho driver' at-
tssTtptow to turn bright headlights from a .. r
ear approaching Trotn tbo other dtrectioa-
woro thrown tn als eyes aad bo waa mo-.:
mentarUy blinded. At the saaoa Umo It 1:
stated tho driver of tho buggy ahead also;'
pulled to tho right tn order tot avoid tho: .
approaching machine tn tbo crash whloh";
followed tho occupants of tha car were'
thrown to the ground and- the boggy waa.
wrecked. ' ; -'! j . '-;- ' 'J-'
A telephone' call waa sent by passersbv
to the Wright bempeny for an ambuleuH-. -but
tho Injured people Were nicked as - .
brought to their homes In Houston bef
tho arrival of tho arntmlanoe. .A mesaw-' -was
also sent to police besLdnsrters a-
was answered by7 Offloero Kobinaun s -Graham
r The injured horse waa ku.
by thorn. -
AtAhe Auto and .Motor . Boet r-
whero tbo machine. No Sis is L
waa stated -br tho attendMnf In
that tho oar was oonsiderstity (
V " '. " -. " '' ." f : - "
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