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THE tiMAIIA DAILY BKEi FRIDAY, AUOUST 20, 1002.
on bit visit to the encampment of ths New
Hampshire Grsnd Army of the Republic
hero todsy. A speclsl train cam In every
few minutes during tb afternoon.
Governor Chester B. Jordan and Con
eressmaa Frank D. Currier, - who bad
boarded the train at Concord, were with the
After luncheon the president wai escortd
to the ramp, where the spesklng took place.
Prealdent Roosevelt waa introduced to the
eterana and when he could make hlmaelf
heard he delivered hie address, speaking In
part aa follows:
Any American who ha proper sense of
the relative proportion of things must real
ise that to the men who fought for the
union In the dark days of the civil war
there la owtng a reatr debt of gratitude
than to sr.y others. Oreat were the d-eda
you did and vital the need of doing them.
Many were the lessons tauaht ths rest of
us. both bv what -you accomplished In the
war and by the way In which, when the
war was over, you turned to the work of
peace with the earns spirit which had 1-1
you to triumph en the tented flMe. To
you alone It was given to face with vic
torious valor the one crbns In which not
merely the nations well being, but the
nation's life waa at stake.
Solve One Great Prewlem.
It waa given to you to solve the one
rroblem whlrh If not solved meant death
or our people. All of the work of the .men
who founded this republic would have gone
for nothing had you not done your part
well. It would have profited little to ua or
to mankind at large If the experiment- bf
free government by the people and for the
people had been founded upon this conti
nent only to end In bloody wreck on the
question of slavery. You saved the union
and you freed the slave and thereby freed
the elavee after one of the worat of all
There waa no money reward for what you I
did. There waa hardly one of you who did
not ourln those four years receive rar
less than he could have earned in safety at
home. But you were driven to your work
by the lash of yojr own hearts. Tou were
spurred onward by the lift which only
comes to a people of great and generous
soul. Tou felt Instinctively that there were
causes far greater than anything that had
to do merely wltn wealth or bodily Well
being. You were willing to wager all for
the prize of death in righteous war.
We are now In a time of abundance and
peace and not in time of war. But woe to
ua If In peace we do not have Ideals as
lofty ssyojrs and '. we do not live up to
them as you lived up to yours in the dark
days of defeat and In the golden hour of
Conaradeshls) Witts Gallant Oppoaeats.
Among the greatest benefits of what you
did was the fact that you have also left us
the sight of hearty aiid loyal comradeship
witn your gaitunt opponents wno in ngnting
for what they consciously deemed to be
right fought against ths stars In their
Besides what you actually did, besides the
reunited country; which we have received
at your hands, we have received also the
lesson of the doing of the deed. There is
great need now,' if not In degree, at least
In kind, of the spirit that you showed. We
need In order to successfully face the dim-
cult and complex problems of our Industrial
civilisation an the courage and loyalty and
all the faith and clear-sighted sanity and
purpose which are at our command.
Above all, we need to lea rn aright and
to apply the great lesson of brotherhood
which you taught and practiced in the four
years that began with Bumpter and ended
witn Appomattox. in tne old simple
America of our forefathers ths America
which still for our good fortune exlHls In
country - districts there was comparative
freedom from certain dangera to which the
country as a whole .1 now necessarily ex
posed. The growth of great cltlea and of In
dividual and corporate fortunes the tend
ency hi great cities to divide men Into
groups and classes naturally diminishes
the realization of that essential underlying
brotherhood which ongnt to oe aeep in the
heart of every American.
Looking Into the mists of the future, we
see problems looming up before us. We
can solve those problems aright only If
we keep constantly In mind that each
must work for all and 'all for' each. In
other words, we need to feel In our being
the sense of brotherhood.
We have Just brought to a conclusion a
war in the far east a war which aprang
up as a sequel to our short struggle with
Spain. The army which has done its work
so well In the Philippine Islands haa had a
,tsk which waa small, Indeed, compared
with yours, but which,,. nevertheless, was
fraught vlth hardship ana difficulty pecu- I
Marly Its own. The men who. after three I
years of painful, harassing, incredibly
laborious Warfare In the tropical Jungles
against d treacherous and savage foe, have
nnauy . brought peace and order and civil
government In the Philippines, are your
sons, your successors. i
They claim your ahars in the glory by
Inheritance, and by their valor and by
their steadfael endurance have added new
luster to that glory. They have been
oruelly maligned, even by some who should
have known better. In an army (In the
best army) and especially in an army doing
its work under such well nigh intolerable
conditions as those which confronted our
troops In the Philippines, there are bound
to be Instances of occasional wrong doing.
Temptatloa to Retaliate.
The temptation to retaliate for the fear
ful cruelties of a savage foe Is very great
ana now ana tnen It has been yielded to.
There have been a few and only a few
such Instances In the Philippines and pun
ishment has been meted out with unflinch
ing Justice 4o the offMiiflers. But the real
marvel Is ' that urdep such conditions
there should have been so little wrong
doing, as time goes-by snd we get our
sense of proportion 'of things these In
' stances Will be foraotten. There will re
main for all time pages on our honor roll
of history, because of what has been done
for the nation in the Philippines. Our of
ficers and men on the march and In battle
showed themselves noL unworthy of you,
ths men of the great war. They have added
to the memories of which Americans are
proud and by their labor they have brought
the peaceful light of civilisation Into one
oi tne worm s darn places. We feel that
we have a right to demand the support of
all aood citizens for the armv In th Phil.
Ipplneo because of what It haa done, and ws
ask It also for ths civil officers of the gov
ernment, who with faithful toll and wisdom
are building a structure of orderly liberty
sn the ground- made ready for them hv h
' soldierly courage of ths troops wearing the
' American uiuiorm.
At tho eonoluslon of his address the pres
Idsnt returned to his train and started back
Freaekei Btroasioalty at Coaeord.
CONCORD. N. H. Aug. 28. The presl
lent's special reached Concord at I o'clock
tnd was greeted with a salute of twenty
tne guns. A largo crowd had gathered at
ths station and voiced Its welcome in hearty
beers. Ths party drove to the stats fair
grounds, which tho persldent entered to ths
sound of a second presldsntlal salute. A
stranger who attempted to sbaks hsnds
with the president was hustled away by
the secret servics officials. Arriving at
tho stags from which he was to speak, the
president received the greatest ovation of
the day. Ho said. In part
In this life, as a rule, the Job that la
eaay to do la not very well worth dolna.
Who are the heroes of this nation T Who
are the men whom you think of at once?
Washington and Lincoln. And whyT Lld
either lead a life of ease? Because each
one or tliwm all his daya worked for him-
u ana womea lor others; because one
faced death oa a score of stricken fields
and one met It ac the hands of an aaaas
aln for the country s aake. They are the
Awn whom America delights to honor; they
and these like them. There haa never been
a man In our history who leads a life of
ease whose life Is worth remembering.
Now believe me. I believe in holidays: I
peiieve in Playing, Out I believe In playing
hard while you play, and don't make a
Dusineaa or n.
All we have a right to expect of govern
ment is that It will see that the cards ars
not stacked, and If It sees to that then ws
will stride by ths deal. Now that Is ths
spirit in which to approach the problems
raueea oy ins enormous increase In our in
ousmai prosperity, by the arowlna com
plexity of our Industrial cltixenship. We
use tba word trust sometimes to Indies te
Urge corporations In which there Is largely
' an alemant of monopoly, especially If tney
do an interstate liuineu. Now it Is not nec
essary to aay that the farmer la benefited
ly ins success of the manufacturing cntr.
last resort, depend ou.the wolfare of the
country (or its success. We all share alike
In the upward movement. That la some
thing that S waut to remember. For weal
Or discomfort, no Irritation of tho U
' teetiues but gentle, prompt, tborou,t
'. kealUiful cleansing, when, you take
' . loU by ail druggist. 83 cent .
our fortune ars Indlesolubly
Let Wisdom Dleiate the Step.
Rvlla have come through our very pros
perity, but In warring against the evil let
us be exceedingly artr.il not to war
agalnat the prosperity. It would be per
fectly possible at any time to make It un-
fileasant for the trusts perfectly possible
o prevent big corporations from making
money. They did not make any money in
h and neither did anyone else. I yet ua
I a re trie fact mat mere are evils, vve are
foolish to blink at those evils. It ue set
ourselves, but temperately and with sanity,
to strive to find out what the evils are
and to remedy them. If any man tells you
mat ne can advance .a sDecino Dy wnicn
all the evils of the bodv politic will be
made lo disappear distrust him, for If he Is
nonest ne knows not what ne says. Man
kind has moved slowly up through the
ace. stumbllna. halting, rarely by leaps
and bounds, generally by a slow and psln-
ful progression. The millennium Is a good
way on yet, ana we ere going to succeed
by showing exactly the qualities which our
fathers snowed wneii in great crises tney
sjcceeilrd. P barney lo its If we blink the
evils. Knee the problem, realize Its grav
ity and then artrnch . It In a spirit not
mcrery of determinarion'to solve It. out of
hearty desire to solve It w ith justice to all.
witn malice to none.
At the, conclusion of his remarks the
president drove to the station, where, he
took the train for Newbury, at which is
the summer home of Secretary Hay.
YoatJ-"Tetsdlyw Take Oat In ax.
NEW TORK, Aug. 2. Theodore Roose
velt, Jr., left here today, accompanied by
H. R. MeCullotigh of Chicago, vice presi
dent of the Chicago A- Northwestern rail
way He goes west for a three weeks
buotlng and fishing trip as the guest of
Mr. McCullougts. . ;
UCADIMf! IM TUC PfWuTR PnQP
"i - mimu in mi- iwiia.ii wnw.
Bookkeeper for- Brokers Called to the
Stand to Testify as to
Transfer) of Stock.
NEW TORK, Atog. II. Hearing In ths
suit of Peter Power to prevent the turn
ing over of Northern Partfle stock te ths
Northern ficcurltles company was - con
tinued today. s.
H. B. Dubois, bookkeeper for ths firm
of Thomas at Post, was calietfty testify to
the purchase by ths firm of 400 shares of
Northern Pacific prsferrea" stock for Gen
eral Famuel Thomas. - . ,
Mr. Dubois recognised transcript of the
accounts of Thomas at Post, showing
the purchase of 400 shares of Oreat North
ern preferred stock, which was subse
quently transferred te the account of the
Monon syndicate for, J78,0OO and later to
the American Tobacco syndicate for the
same consideration ' ana later to tne
"Swipe account" for ,R- Thorns in two
lots of 200 shares each, "one lot subse
quently being transferred to Linda Lee
Thomas and the other lot being, jj-ans-ferred
to M. L. Bouden for the account of
E. K. Thomas. Edwin M." Post 'was then
called and he signed hl fesUrtSny, pre
viously given. t'
A. W. Bulkley, a lawyer of Chicago, was
then called by Mr. Guthrie of counsel for
the defendants. Mr. Bulkley said his firm
had given notice of withdrawal from the
Power suit. Durlng one of the Interviews
between Mr. Lamb and the witness Lamb
said Power had owned 100 shares of North
ern Pacific stock for six months, that It
was In the name of the person from, whom
hs purchased !t ftsd t if is & . f
deposit in New York,' as Power wag un
willing to carry it about with him.
"I asked Mr. Lamb' why hs did hot pro
duce Power and his stock,"' said Mr. Bulk
ley, "and he replied he had a card tip his
sleeve he Intended to play at "the "proper
time. Then I saldi We don't believe he
has any stock:, and wV Intend Withdrawing
from the case,' and later w Served 'no
tice of withdrawal."
' Mr. Bulkley v said TAtnh toM him that
Captain Stertf had -nothing to Off With "the
Former Judge J7 Rider Cdy who rross-
exafnlned Mf. Bulkldy, 'asked: '"Mow much
compensation', has ' yonr firm received la
(tin Mnrtharn TanHUi miltr ' '
"About 1,00 , or . $1,700 In the "Power,
Chapman ft Bouden suits. Part $B00
was paid by-Mr. Lams. "The balance came
from Bouden and Chapman."
To Mr. Guthrie, who reminded nlnY1 that
Bouden -had sworn that "ho' never paid a
cent toward the cost of . the lltlgatloi, Mr.
Bulkley said be reeolved the Bouden money
from Captain Stern. Captain Stern, when
on the witness stand,-testified that be was
not interested in the Bouden suit.
.Mr. Moors, ons of Mr. Bulkley's partners.
corroboratsd Mr. Bulkley's evidence. -
Captain Stern was called to the stand.
Hs was asked whether hs had read his
testimony and wss ready to sign It. Hs
replied that he had not read It, because
he had been too busy.
"What have you ' been busy about T"
asked Mr. Guthrie. -v . ' 1 .
JI ve been making; an Investigation,' re
plied Captain Stern, "to learn, first of all,
whether' Mr Lamb really registered In
Minneapolis. And I'm on the trail and I'm
going to ferret-this thing out." Captain
Stern then turned to Mr.- Lamb and-said:
"I'm tired of all this; there's a limit to
some things.- When 'you turn loots like a
mad dog and bits people there is way of
dealing with mad dogs." i ;"
Mr. Guthrie called Parker C. Chaaler, a
Boston attorney, Who 'Lamb said was one
of those desirous of getting Peter Power
out of the country. ' Mr: Chanler ' testified
that hs had been retained by Mr, Welden-
teld , about July J, associate jsounael
with W. Bourks Cpckran. and, e(rti Cleve
land., He saw Powes In Lamb's office, but
hs did not know, that 'Power- had been
subpoenaed. Ha - gave Lamb I7b0 on or
about July 28 for Weldsnfeld. This money,
hs said, he understood was paid in a land
transaction ovsr some Worcester . prop
I erty, not for the .purpose of getting Power
aui of the, way, asvLamb alleged.- The .1st
ter calling .tor the f750 ..was written, Mr.
Chanler said, in. W.. Bourko, Cockran's
office. . . i
Mr. Chanler than presented a sworn
statement mads by-himself to ths effect
that so far as as knew or had reason to
believe ths. $75.0 paid tg Lamb was . In con
nection with the Worcester Jand cass, and
that hs did not, know ths moaty waa. .ta
bo used to get Power- out o( 4bo country,
At this point recess -was aasoupfiod.
At the afternoon session Mr. .Chanler
road his .. sffldavU,.. which wag . vary . long.
It concludes as follows:
I deny most noaltlvely that 1 ever eon.
f erred with Mr. Ccchran or with Mr. Cleva-
land, or they Wltn me concerning the valid
ity of the service of the subpoena on Peter
rower, or tou i naa paia umD any money
on tne ixonnern i-acino suit, or to enable
Mr. Power to be absent, or that I save mv
opinion on the subpoena ' served on Mr.
Power, or advised turn or anyone else that
Power might safely absent hlmseif. on
ths contrary whenever reference was made
oy LniD to tne suoject 1 alwsys said that
rower snouia oe praaent in court.
Mr. Kellogg of council for the Northern
Securities company gsksd Mr. Chanler why
his statement contained - no reference to
ths meetings ho- had with Lamb at ths
Waldorf-Astoria, tho Calumet club and the
Transportation club. Mr. Chanler said hs
had forgottan those meetings.
Where was that paper prepared V Mr.
"Part In my room and part la ths office
of Bourks Cockran."
Tbs bearing went over until tomorrow.
Bask of Eeglaad tatesaeat.
I1VI1I ane . Tee wwekrv-statement
of the Hank of Kngismd shows the follow.
Ing changes: Total reserve Increased
ICXOuo, circulation Increased Cs4.t). bill
U"ii Increased 4.ll. other securities In
creased aMOfc.uuX- pubile depealts decreased
i.uuu. notes rerve uicreaaea atrU.SJ,
government serarttles - unchanged. Tbs
proportion or ine bangs resrve to
bill ties te ill "per ceut; last week It waa
U.M per cent. i ne rale M. .oiacoujsi
or for m.
unchanged at I per cent.
STEAMER SWAMPS ROW BOAT
Five Members of a Boating Party of Si
DEAD ALL EMPLOYES OF SANITARIUM
Traced y Oeears on Lake Coiaae Sear
Battle Creek, Mlrhlgaa, aad So
Esnlaaatlon of Accident
( la let Offered.
BATTLE CREEK. Mich., Aug. Five
members of a boating party of sit em
ployes of the Bsttle Creek sanitarium were
drowned last night in Lake Coguac, their
row boat being run down by the steamer
Welcome. The dead:
MABEL RICHARD, aged 26, stenographer.
Tracers City, Mich.
LIZZIE BRADY, aged 25, nurse, residence
DELL A DORSEY, aged 21, nurse, Alle
FANNIE WILLIS, surse, home near
C. F. BENNETT, male nurse, Dallas. Tex.
'' Miss Carey Eyock, the other occupant of
the capsized boat, waa rescued.
Bennett bad been rowing the young women
about the lake and the party was returning
to the sanitarium villa, about 10 o'clock,
Just as ths little steamer Welcome was
leaving ths dock with an excursion party.
In some as yet unexplained way Welcome
ran the rowboat down. Ths small boat was
struck amidships and the hull crushed. All
ths occupants were thrown into the water.
. Miss Eyock managed to catch hold of the
overturned boat and hung to it until she
was rescued by a person who hsd witnessed
the accident and. come out In boat. In
a short time the bodies of Miss Brady and
Miss Richard were found floating on the
water. They had evidently been killed by
the collision or else they would hare sunk
as did their companions.
Dragging for the bodies of ths others
was immediately, begun and at 2:S0 all
had been recovered and were brought to
this city. All of the victims except Miss
Richard were members of the new class
of nurses at ths sanitarium.
STRIKE BECOMES WAR
(Continued from First Page.)
srnor White today gave out the following
I ordered the troops sent because tho
sheriff of Fsyette county msde a formal
demand In. writing upon me and came In
person to see me, stating that he was pow
erless, with a posee, to control the situa
tion, because repeated attempts at assassi
nation have been made, several men havd
been assaulted and wounded and conditions
exist, owing to the topography of the coun
try and the numerous operations, which
make It Impossible for him to effectively
repress disorder. I felt It my duty to re
spond to the rail of the sheriff for aid. be
lieving that he had exhausted every effort
and tried to do his full duty.
I have Instructed my private secretary,
who accompanies the troops to the New
River coal fields, to explicitly state to all
concerned that the militia is sent only to
suppress lawlessness and Irt protect life
and property, and not for the numose of
breaking the strike, nor to act In any sense
as guards or policemen for any coal oper
ator. My purpose is to enforce the laws
of the state.
Personally. I regret very much the ne
cessity for taking this step, but when
called upon by the chief law officer of the
county for aid there Is no other -alternative
but to render such assistance aa tho
militia arm. of the government can give.
Sheriff Still. Alaraaed.
THURMOND. W. Va.. Aug. 28. Every
thing Is qulst In the New River coal Held to
night and has been qulst throughout ths
day, save 'a littU skirmish at Caperton In
which twenty or more shots were fired, but
no ode Injured. Tho entire Second regi
ment, state troops, arrived here this even
ing, and tonight is being distributed about
various coal operations where trouble re
sulted. Sheriff Daniel thinks that more serious
trouble will soon follow. He says the strik
ers are becoming more determined and that
it was absolutely Impossible for him to cope
ith tho situation. Almost every mine on
the Kanawha and New rivers is being op
erated on a small scale. In these fields
probably 2,000 miners are at work and 6,000
or 8,000 Idle. Considerable property baa al
ready been destroyed and it is believed that
tho sending of troops will tend to enrage
ths strikers more than ever and .bloodshed
may soon result. The operators are deter
mined and state emphatically that they have
no Intention of conceding a single demand
made by ths strikers.
Calls Oat Troops.
CHARLESTON, W.. Va.,Aug. 28. Gov
ernor White has ordered the Second regi
ment of tbs Wes.t Virginia National Guard
to tho Nsw River district, not, as hs says,
to settle the strike, but to protect life
and property. Colonel Morrison at Tark-
sraburg, .was given orders early in ths
morning to call out his regiment and pro
ceed by special train to Thurmond, which
will bs ths headquarters. The cause fur
this action by ths governor is ths appeal
of Sheriff Daniel of Fayette county for as
sistance on tho ground that many cltisens
rsfuss to respond to his summons to act as
deputies to enable htm to execute ths or
ders of tho court and his declaration that
ha is powerless to protect life and property.
Hs communicated with the governor yes
terday when his deputies were fired on la
tho .vicinity of Red Ash, where they were
svlcting miners, who ars strikers and who
ars In arrsars for rent.
ROANOKE. Va., Aug. 28. A special to
the Times from Bluefleld, W. Vs., says:
Thers Is considerable excitement on
Crans crsek and Simmons creek over the
recent shootings. This morning John
Ruble, a blacksmith employed by tbs Bag
amors Coal and Coks company, was shot
by striking miners and killed. . Reports
were current during tbs day that a num
ber of guards bad been killed and wounded
by the strikers, but investigation provss
that Rubls was tbs only man killed. Ruble,
In company with Barney Shumate of this
city, who had been employed as a guard,
left the company stors to go to a point
on ths works to stand guard, as the com
pany feared a visit from a mob. EnrouU
they wero Bred on aad Ruble fell. Shu
mate was armed with a rifle and opened
Ore on tho miners, who aftsr their first
volley ran. Nona of them have been ar
rested. Ths nonunion men who took ths
strlksrs places are terrorised and a good
many of them are leaving.
W. H. McQuall. president of tho Tur
key Gap Coal company, was fired at
through a window, but waa not hurt. A
nuciber of guards havs been engaged and
are being rushed Into the Held to give
protection to ths men who want to work
To Aid trtklegr Misters.
LONDON. Aug. 2S. At a meeting today
of ths sounctl of ths South Wales Miners
federation It was dseided to forward 85.000
to aid tho striking miners of the United
GLOOMY OUTLOOK IN MINES
Chaneee far Early Resnnaetten
Previews Scale Hot Plat
PITT8TON, Pa.. Aug. 24. Tbs chances for
an early resumption of ths mines In the
anthracite coal fields, on ths sams seals as
they were operated previous to ths strike
of the mine workers, sre not very good,
according to the outlook here.
The superintendents of the coal companies
practically admit that at the present rate
there is no chance of getting the collieries
open for many weeks.
Several of ths collieries have been alerted,
but not ons Is working at anything like Its
capacity. At each of, these mines. It is ed
mitted by the companies, they hsve only
about 100 men st work, but the claim Is
made that they are getting more every day.
Tbs collieries working are the Oxford, of
the People's Cosl company; ths Von Storch
snd Dickson, of the Delaware Ht'dson;
the Cayuga, Dodge-and Hampton of the
Delaware, Lackawanna Western, In this
city, and ths Avondale, of the latter com
pany, at Kingston.
Ths normal tonnage of these mints during
regular working time Is 1,000 tons per day,
white at present they are turning out about
S00 tons. ,
While sn aversgs of 1,000 tons of mined
coal Is being daily prepared in the district,
the average for 1900, when but 17 days
were worked during the year, was 28,989
tons per day.
Kansas Y'ooM Ends.
PITTSBURG, Kan., Aug. 28. After a con
ference lasting seventy-live days the union
miners and union operators of district 14
havs reached a settlement. The contract
agreed upon Is practically the same aa
that of last year, although the miners se
cured a few unimportant concessions. It
is now believed that all differences be
tween the miners and operators have been
adjusted and that all danger of a strike
has been averted.
NEVADA FUSIONISTS x FINISH
Silver Party and Democrats Have Se
lected Their Meat for tho
RENO, Nev.; Aug.' 28. The silver party
convention made these nominations: Lieu
tenant governor, Lemuel Allen of Church
hill county; supreme Judge, C. F. Talbot,
Elko; secretary of state, Eugene Howell;
treasurer, David Ryan; surveyor general,
E. D. Kelley; regent of State university, C.
E. Mark, Storsy. -
The democratic convention made these
nominations: United States senator, F. G.
Newlands; representative in congress, C.
D. Van Duser; governor, John Sparks; at
torney general, James G. Sweeney, Ormsby;
superintendent of public Instruction, John
Edwards Bray; 'regent of State University,
W. W. Booker; district Judges, William
Woodman, B. F. Curler, Breen, George 8.
Brown, M. 8. Bonnlefleld.
This practically completes the labor of
both conventions, and all that remains to
be dona is for them to meet in Joint con
vention and ratify ths nominations mads.
The fight for United 8tates senator prom
ises to be a hard fought battle between tho
republican and fusion parties. Thomas P;
Haley has been a resident of Nevada for
forty years and haa occupied many places
of trust and lienor. For more than fifteen
years he has been United States Judge for
the district of Nevada. Francis G. New
lands has been resident of this state for
twelve years, ten of which havs been spent
in congress. Two years -ago Newlands an
nounced iiiai tie wuuM lie a tauulueto for
the United States senate.
A. C. Cleveland of White Pine probably
will be pitted - against John Sparks, ths
democratic nominee for governor.
MORE NOMINEES ARE NAMED
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Conveatloas of All Political Complex,
lens Contlnate to Grind Oat
HAVRE , XeV GRACE, Md., Aug. 28. At
the democratic Ktolrrention of the i Second -Maryland
district-today J. Fred C. Talbot t
was nominated. Talbott has heretoforo
served four terms in -the house of repre
sentatives as a democrat.'
OCEAN CITY. Md., Aug. 28. Congress
man William H. Jackson wss nominated
by acclamation today by the 'republican
convention of ths First Maryland district.
There was no opposition to Jackson's nom
ination.. . CHARLOTTE, N. C. Aug. 28. The re
publican states convention met at Greens
boro today and endorsed the candidacy of
Thomas H. Hill, of Halifax, Independent.
for chief Justice of the supreme court, and
left blank positions of associate Justices.
The convention adopted a resolution ac
cepting the constitutional amendment of
disfranchisement and binding the party not
tq contest the amendment's constitution
ality. Ths convention was composed entirely of
white men. The contesting delegations of
negroes, headed by ex-Congressman Cheat
ham and O'Heara, prominent eastern North
Carolina colored republicans, and others,
were in every instance defeated. The busi
ness of the convention was settled in cau-
i. Captain Charles Price of Salisbury,
division counsel for the Southern railway,
was chairman of the convention. He made
a speech congratulating ths republican
psrty on tbo elimination of the negro from
politics in North Carolina, saying that they
were now released from ths "body of
death." ' -
A number of former democrats wers
among ths delegates.
CINCINNATI. Aug. 28. The democratic
county convention today was one of tho
most exciting ever held In Hamilton county
and the politicians ars still In doubt as to
who won the victory. Both the Bernard and
antl-Bornard factions claim that they will
control the county executive committee and
tho delegation to the stats convention. Mayor
Tom Johnson of Cleveland was endorsed for
chairman of ths stats convention with a
protest from the Bernard faction.
NEW DEAL FOR THE FARO MEN
Two of Them at Aspen, Colorado, Are
Held as Defanlter'a
ASPEN, Colo., Aug. 28. Edward Wilson
proprietor of the Abbey club, and Jacob
Gels and John Holln, faro dealers at the
club, havs bssn arrested on capiases which
charge them with aiding and abetting Leon
ard Dingle, teller of the Aspen bank, who
is charged with defalcation, In getting away
with $44,530 of ths bank's money. It is
alleged that Dingle lost ths money In play
at the Abbey club, and that Wtlaon, Gels
and Holln knew that he was gambling with
the bank's money. Ball was fixed at $20,
000 for each of the three prisoners, and In
default of bonds they hsvo been lodged In
Wilson claims to hold receipt for $15,000
returned to ths bank and a guarantee s'gned
by Cashier T. O. Lyster. It Is understood
ths district attorney has refused to recog
nlas this compact, and insists that tbs men
must bs tried.
GETS BALTIMORE'S FRANCHISE
Row York te Be Grlfllth's New Field,
According; te Remer la Walk-tag-tea.
WASHINGTON. Aug. 28. Ths Post to
morrow will say thst Clark Griffith, cap
tain and manager of ths Chicago American
team, will captain snd manage the Amerl
can league team to be placed In New York
next year and that the signing of Baltl
mare's best players recently by Griffith
Wuild Indicate that Baltimore's franchise
will be transferred te New Tork,
MOCK WAR BEGINS MONDAY
Irmj and Fleet Art About F.sady to
PREPARATIONS ARE MOST ELABORATE
Officers on Land Are Inspecting- All
Defenses and Illgalnsoa hl
Is Planning; Pnssle
NEWPORT, R. I., Aug 28. After months
of preparation the final war maneuvers with
sn army of defense sgslnst an enemy made
up of a large number of ships, will begin
st midnight Sunday.
The preliminary work practically ends' at
midnight Friday, and two days are allowed
for the fleet and the army of defense to get
To decide which side wins tbs imaginary
contest next week, a large number of um
pires and observers have been assigned to
the different forte and to the different ves
sels of the fleet which will be commanded
by Admiral HIggtnaon. Each vessel will
hsve an umpire and an army observer, wh'Ie
the army will havo an army umpire and
a naval observer.
The army established an observing station
on Brenton's reef. This Is the only out
side searchlight station the army will have.
NEW LONDON, Conn., Aug. 28. Tomor
row night the first real move In the game
of wsr between the army and the navy will
be made. Gardiner's Point has been con
sidered a weak spot by the army men and
one liable to be attacked by the navy. There
Is no fort-at that point, and it is only
gusrded by two dismounted guns. Subma
rine boat Dime Is darting about In tbat
vicinity, which leads to the belief that the
passage of the North Atlantic squadron will
be guarded by mines. Colonel Davis, com
manding the New London district, with
headquarters at Fort Wright. Fisher's Is
land, and Msjor General MacArthur, with
other officers of high rank In the army,
spent most of the day in consultation.
HlBTBTlnaon Is Preparing.
ON BOARD BATTLESHIP ALABAMA,
oft Meneaha Light, Martha's Vineyard,
Mass., Aug. 28. Rear Admiral Francis T.
Hlgglnson's fleet of warships Is anchored
here today making final preparations for
the second series of war maneuvers.
This fleet, which comprises what will be
known as the attacking squadron, is made
up of Kearsarge (flagship) Alabama, Mass
achusetts; (all battleships), the cruiser
Brooklyn, (flagship of Rear Admiral Cogh
lan), the cruiser Olympla, the converted
yacht Gloucester, the gunboat Scorpion and
the tugs Perlo, Le-yden and Vina. Since
their arrival here on Monday all the! war
ships have been coaling for the maneuvers
of a later date, the last to coal being
Alabama, which took on its supply today.
It la expected that the training ship Purl
tan will be added to Admiral Hlgglnson's
force. Puritan is now at New Bedford.
In the actual war game, it will be assumed
to be a battleship, being given a battle-
chis's suisbcr cf ccists of firht Ins-
The period of preparation amongst ths
fleet begins at midnight tomorrow night.
As a preparation Admiral Htgginson has
introduced a new signal code by which he
hopes to confuse, the shore stations and
forts. He has also issued sets of private
rules . governing the movements of the
PAYS ' FOR BOXERS' MISCHIEF
State Department Will Distribute First
Installment of Chinese' In-" '
demntty Fsadii - -'
WASHINGTON, Aug. 28. The State de
partment has decided to begin at once the
distribution of the first Installment of the
Chinese Indemnity funds, amounting to
about 1480,000, among ths missionary so
cietleej and individuals who suffered from
the Boxer uprising. The claims commls
slon, composed of Minister Conger, Secre
tary Balnbridge and United States Consul
Ragsdale, has adopted the plan of report
ing upon the merits of the. claims in in
stallments instead of making one report at
the end of the investigation. Their first
report, which has Just been received, passes
upon sixty claims out of a total of about
250. These sixty ' claims amount in the
aggregate to about $800,000, so the first In
stallment of the Chinese indemnity will not
be large enough to defray tbat total. In
stead of waiting until sufficient money is at
hand for this purpose, the acting secretary
of the department, Mr. Van Dyke, recom
mended that a payment of 25. per cent be
made to each of these claimants immedi
ately and this plan haa been adopted by
the department. It Is expected that the
total of the claims allowed will amount to
OIL SEEMS GOOD SHIP FUEL
Unofficial Statement Is Made that
Steamer Mariposa's Test Was tat- '.
WASHINGTON, Aug. 28. Although ths
official report of Lieutenant Wlnchell, who
was detailed to accompany the oil burning
steamer Mariposa on its recent trip from
San Francisco to the Society Islands and
return, for the purpose of making a com
prehensive report upon every feature of
the oil burning devices used by that
steamer, has not yet reached the Navy de
partment, unofficial data have arrived which
are considered very satisfactory to those
Interested in the question of liquid fuel
Ths run from San Francisco to. Tahiti It
1,438 knots. It waa made by Mariposa at
the rate -of 13.12 knots per hour, ths whole
run lasting eleven days, during which a
little over 400 tons of oil were consumed.
The number of pounds of oil per knot used
on the run waa 260.9, which Is equivalent
to 8.58 knots per ton of oil. It required
1.55 pounds of oil per hour to develop ons
horse power. This Is considered quite satis
factory as under ordinary sea-going condl
tlons It requires between IVt and 8 pounds
of coal to develop one horse power.
EXTINGUISHING FOREST FIRES
Department Receives Favorable Re
ports from Mea Working la
WASHINGTON, Aug. 28. Advices re-
ce!vc4 by the general land office Indicate
that the work of extinguishing the forest
fires which havs been raging on ths public
lands In Wyoming is progressing satisfac
torily. Acting Commissioner Richards today
received a telegram from the agent super
vising ths work of extinguishing the fires
around Grand Encampment and Battle,
Wyo., saying that three of the fires In tbst
locality ars about out. At ons tlms tho
department had reports of six fires burning
la that vicinity.
new Steamship Mae.
NEW YORK, Aug. t. Official announce
ment has been made, according to the
Journal of Commerce, that the Mallery
att-amshlp line will Inaugurate next month
a regular woekly passenger and freight
aervlc between ew Tork and Mobile,
la. The first steamer on the new servics
will be dispatched from New York en Fri-
day. Beptrmeer U. snd from Mobile on
(Saturday. B.ptember 11. There will be four
vessels oa the Una,
SHAVV ,C0ACHESCUST0MS MEN
Tells Them What ta Do with These
Who Attempt te Abate
WASHINGTON. Aug. 28. Sfcretary Shiw
has Issued the following circular regarding
ths free entry of personal effects under the
act of 1897:
"To collectors Vnd other officers of the
customs: It having been brought to the at
tention of the Department thatVertaln per
sons have sought to place a strained con
struction upon the department circular No.
48, under date of May 7. 1902. the following
explanation thereof and supplemental In
structions sre hereby Issued:
The langusge employed In the circular re
ferred to Is as follows:
Exemption Irom duty will be sllowed on
wearlna- anparel. articles ' of nersonnl
adornment, toilet articles and such other
Personal effects of a value not exceeding
tlOD an re' ordinarily purchased abroit.i
by ' - tourists, provided they are not
Intended for the use of other persons or
"There Is no warrant In this Isnguage or
In any ruling of the department that Jus
tifies the Importation of cigars, spirituous.
vinous or malt liquors in any other quan
tity or manner than provided by law; neither
Is there anything In the circular to war
rant the exemption of merchandise as such
from duties. The statute uses this lan
guage: 'Wearing apparel,-articles of per-
sonal adornment, toilet articles and' similar
personal effects.' -' For soms years it was
held tbat similar peraonal effects In order
to be exempt must be similar to wearing
apparel, or similar to articles of personal
adornment, or similar to toilet articles.
The department etUl , holds thst exempt
articles must In a sense beslmllsr that
Is, they must be of the same general class
of articles as tourists ordinarily purchase
The 'difficulty, It will be seen, lies In
applying these rules In the light of Wis
statutes to pfcrtlcutar cases, snd it Is the
Intention, to clothe the customs officers with
soma measure of discretion. A dress pat
tern rs vertalnly similar to a gown, while
a bolt of dress gpods Is merchandise. A
pajr.of silk hose Is wearing apparel, but a
gross Js merchandise. Customs officers are
expected to protect the revenues of the
country, but they are not expected to ad
minister the law, with captious and vex
atious discriminations. Whenever circum
stances Indicate .that the returning tourist
Is attempting to Impose upon the govern
ment the maximum rate of duty should be
collected and then all questions Involved
csn be determined on appeal." '
The" secretary also Issued the following
Instructions to ths collector of castoms at
New Tork In the matter of relmported foreign-
goods: - -
Sir-1! am In receipt of your letter of the
25th calling attention to the department's
letter of August 7, 902. relative to the re
importation of an -automobile and suggest
ing that certain Individuals are seeking to
have the rule applied to merchandise. Thie
was not the Intention. The object of the
ruling Is to relieve tourists from the sec
ond payment of duty on wearing apparel,
articles of personal adornment and other
personal and household effects appropriate
to their Journey. It must not be extended
to merchandise. The department recog
nises the possible danger of this ruling
being- used to defraud the revenues of the
country unless carefully safeguarded. To
this end valuable Jewelry should be ex
cilsfid end !de!l?fvv5 -H y n n f.vnert ap
praiser and carefully packed and sealed
with appropriate Identification marks, the
same, to be opened by a foreign repre
sentative of the government, thus protect
ing against substitution. In cases of doubt
as to identification duty should be exacted
and the matter adjusted on appeal.
aoh -levrtlcular case must be determined
upon ita merits In the exercise of a wlso
discretion ou the part of the local cus
toms officers Jt is the intention of the
department to grant the traveling public
every reasonable facility for -their enjoyment-abroad
and -blr convenient return;
but while, this la. being, done, the extreme
penalties of -the law should be visited up-n
those who seek to take advantage of its
relaxed rules for purposes of. smuggling.
CATTLE j ARE- QUARANTINED
Department' of Aarrlcnltare Prohibits
Moving elf Animals from Otoe ..
. and Poses Reservation.
GUTHRIE. O. -T., Aug. 8. Tho Okla
homa Live Stock sanitary commission has
made public' regulations received from the
United States Department of Agriculture
prohibiting the moving of cattle from that
portion of .the Otoe and Ponca nation reser
vations lying west of the Santa Fe railroad
on account of the existence of Texas fever
there. . .' ' . i
No exceptions will be made to the rule
except as provided for southern cattle for
immediate slaughter., and all cattle moving
must he accompanied by a permit signed by
a department inspector and another from
the state or' territory for' which the cat(lt
And every Distressing Irritation
of the Skin and Soalp Instantly
. Relieved by Bathe with .
And gentle anolntis. with CUT1
CL'RA OINTMENT, the treat akin
cure and purest of cmollicnta, ta t
followed, la eover cages, by me
dium doges of CUTICURA RESOL
VENT PILLS, to cool sod cleanse
tbo blood. This Is the most speedy,
permanent, and economical cure
for torturing;, aJsflfurtng;, Itching-,
burning-, blooding", scaly, crusted,
and pimply bamours, with lose of
hair, aver compounded.
afoxioss r,s rtrnctnu aoir, assisted by
Crricrsa Oivtmist, tor Bteaarriag, partfytag
end seaeufyiag the akin, fee euaaaiag tae Susie
aad the etoppuig of Baling hair, for aeftaalag,
wall mine sad sooUuog red, leaga, aad sore
mU, tat saby nukes and tmuuloee, sad tus
perpoM at UM loilM, talk. aa4 aarasry.
Soap, SMW urvraa-
"-v L ZtLTTT' r
IZfcJZlt L t J ."llni i
4 5 , '
Bargains in Meat Mart
California Harcs v
ths best brands".
Snow Drift Lard
Snow Drift Lard.,
Bulk Lard 1
per pound .-..'..-... laas-iC
Fronts of Lnmb
- pound . .....v..,
Hinds of Lamb
pound ........'.'..,...' . .'
Round Steak, the very choicest
12o and ..."
Best Rib rosst
Good Roasts st '' ' "'
10c and .....'.
pound ..it..,,., . ...V.
Lamb Stew "
LSplced Pigs Feet
Choice Steak, 3 pounds
Rump Corned Beef
pound .......... .'.
Plate Corned Beef
pound ;.-. '-.....,..,, it.
per pound ......... .2,
Honey Comb Tripe
pound , ., .......... ,
Morrell's best Summer Sausage'-
LI6HT OPERA SELECTIONS
Bf DUSTER'S BAND ;
Ancient Order of Vnited SVorkiaen
Ficeftitse; oemieirdare Aof, au.
Just Off I
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There is nothing so delicious as a
light lunch and V-tjfctfle- df beer Just
oft the Ice providing It's Krug's the
purest beer made--free.irom adds and
chemicals of all kinds. Keep a, r:ise
constantly orf hand and' drink a'shiall
glaas several times a day.' : It will
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A phone order will-bring it. - --.
FRED KRUti -BREWING
1007 .( tckson St. 'Phone 420 S
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Flfty-flvs Muslnlans. Twenty Soloists -EVERT
AFTERNOON.. s.nd EVENING
?:lu o'clock. ;1B o'clock.
AT AUDITORIUM PAVILION, r
Fifteenth and Capitol .Ave. .
ARTHUR M. BURTON, Baritone,
THURSDAY AND FRIDAT NIOHTS.
General admission, SSc. Reserved -, sea ta,
10c extra. Matinee, .20. ,
n f V f e I iWood ward A Burgess
ajs w l 4i S
SEATS ON HALE TODAY FOR
' TWO KIQHTb", -Commencing- '
gPECIAL MATJXKK LABOR DAY.
Prices 260, 60c, 7&c; JOaHnee, JDo and too.
Ths greatest hit of ths season, wlU be re
peated at :30 o'cloek. ..
LAKE MAN AW A
Moderate Hates ,
Orchestral Concerts Xvery Evening.
All tare fsss the a.asetse.
Bend for descriptive booklet.
W. JOHNSON feUl.1". Pawsneter.
mMii I iRDia,v-JHAo::a"sT."-
PKf 111. It-iTUHKIl
LUNt'HfcON, FIFTY tNTS.
12: to 3 p. rn
SUNDAY i.JU B. m- . DINNER, 7io.
Steadily increasing J-lneas haa aeceesU
tated an enlargement 1 the cafe, doubling
Its former capacity.
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