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THE OMAHA DAILY BEEt, MONDAY, APRIL 27. 1903.
Mcrf, Umry I.
ron c ha. ,
Mayer and John Bir-
Filth dyrtanr-Brnntir Millard, Senator
rMetrlrh, t hnnrWnr Andrews and n-Jov-
ernrir j.. M. I hayer.
Sixth 'arrlime H. A. Colarr.sn. R. II.
Hazard. Llnl y Ipnnlnn and C. II. Oi"rw.
Poventh ('amine-R. L. Ixinn, N. I - s-arni-k.
A. I Oale and W. O. 1 Taylor.
Kit hi h ramase Ueorge V. I.urkey, II.
A. trfihmyr and W. G. Robert.
Ninlh Carrlaa-e P. A. Williams, J. P.
Ooosh, H. '. Lindsay, A. M. Trimble and
H. w. Dalva.
Preceding tbe carriages will be platoon
of mounted polire, mho will dear the
streets. Around the president'! carriage
at a , ipeclal escort will be theae men
Colonel John M. McClay.
. Major R. ti. Orlrtln.
Captain A. LtRue Brown.
Captain Chsrlea Br-hwarta,
Henry V. Hoagland.
Lieutenant William M. Gilford.
Cadet W. T. Stevens.
Colonel E. B. Slier will be In charge of
the carriage line and Captain P. James
Cosgrave will be officer of the day. John
Franklin . a adjutant will be assisted by
the following aides, mounted:
Lieutenant Klwln Culver, Lieutenant V.
L. Anderson, Rimer B. Btephonaon. Fred
Kenyon, Zeb 8. Branson, L. L. Llndsey,
J. C. F. "McKenaon, William Lawlnr, B. C.
Fox, Alva E. Ketinard, A. L. Worgelt. T. K.
Hayes, W. C. Rohde, Burt W. Rlcharda,
William A. nreen. C. B. Beach, W. 11.
Clark. P. M.' Moore, Walt L. Dawson, A. U.
Allen. V. Ai Graham, Charles J. Roman,
F. , W. Tucker John W. Mitchell, C. I
Katon, H. C. M. burgee. Samuel 8. Whit
ing, Charles 8. Joins, Joe Cameron, W. U
From the Burlington station the pro
cession will move east on P street to Ninth,
then South ' to O, east On O to Fifteenth,
south ft- K. west to Fourteenth, south to
J, and then to the west doors of the state
house. The party will go through the state
house to the strand stand, where the presi
dent "Will speak for tea minutes.
On the platform will be seats for the
member! of the party,' press reporters,
William 'J.' Bryan and a few members of
the reception committee. There will be
no Introduction or handshaking. After the
t peaking the presidential party and Its
escort will start on the return march. The
proceaston will ' move west to J street, to
Eleventh, thence north to the State uni
versity, west' on R Street, north on Tenth
to 8 .streat, ;nd then to the Northwestern
depot, where the party will again board
the train for Fremont and Omaha.
- Various companies of the National guard
will do duty along the street Intersections
along the line of march. Spanish war vet
erans' and members of the Grand Army of
the Republic! will do special duty at the
state house. The band from the university
'and HAgenow's band' will furnish music.
All places of business along the line of
march will be closed: The president leaves
Lincoln at liAO.
Fremont la Holiday Garb.
FREMONT. Neh.; April 26. (Special Tel
egram.) Extensive preparations are being
rnada for-the visit of President Roosevelt
tomorrow. Pictures of the president are
displayed in nearly all the store buildings
The telephone, telegraph and electric light
poles on Main, Sixth and Fifth streets have
been draped with bunting and bunting al
ready covers the fronts of many buildings
By the time the presidential train arrives
In the-aflernoent flags, bunting and large
pictures of the president will be every
where .along the streets through which be
Is to paa,-: Vr'v,
Mayor TV oli-amd Lr- D. Richards, chair
man of tne,;bmmjttee, will have seats in
the carriage "with 'the.' president. The school
children, normal students and Grand Army
members will be lined up along the streets.
As the party 'win. be In the city only forty
minutes tie ernagiswUl be driven along
the route'irt. 4ast tro4a 1 The speaking will
take place7 I-', t ho', ra which has been
leaned ai4'ptMft ijne b,ape. Only Mayor
Woli araVhalr&n.?.irds of the local
eommltti' will 'have. bMb on the stand with
the pTttffo&tft&P-jl to" from Wls
ner has n obtslued to IlufnUh music for
the occaiwwv-Jf iW irwatke-ls good It la
xpected-tbit'A lr(4:oVLwIU be present.
Arrangements Are Complete for Drive,
tilnaer and Bl Pmbllo
' ' ' ' Meeilag,
' Today Omaha realizes the fruition of
Its long-Jolt hope of . greeting President
Roosevelt. His coming at 6:05 this after
noon will satlafy the hope born a year ago
and which lapsed Into keen disappointment
when last fall the president was unable to
attend the carnival, of -King Ak-Sar-Ben.
He will not see, the olty Illuminated Jn
such spectacular brilliance as it was then
under the electrical-display, but he will
' find the same warm-hearted welcome by a
people eagerly awaiting his advent. The
portals of the city are now ajar and they
'will be swung back wide when the presi
dent's train approaches. He will be met
and by a. delegation of Omaha's and Ne
braska's representative" cltitens and pre
sented by the mayor with the keys to the
city. . .'.- . ' ' .
Promptly at 6:06 the presidential train Is
scheduled to arrive on the Union Paclflo
at the Union station from Fremont. The
above program will be carried out and the
receiving party, as published, will be there
to greet the distinguished guest. This
party will be composed of Mayor .Moores,
Governor Mickey, Senators Millard and
Dietrich. General Manderson, Congressman
' Hitchcock, ex-Congressman Mercer and the
Ak-6r-Ben governors. Many other repre
sentative eltliens will be at the depot and
occupy -carriages In the proeesslon back
through the business streets and to the
Omaha club, where the president will dine
These carriages, which will follow the
military escort and precede the high school
cadets, and ba flanked by twenty-five
picked horsemen, will be occupied as fol
lows: Carriage No. 1 The president. Secretary
iofo. eeuaior raiuara. inoiuil A. fry,
CarrUtce No. 2 President's party.
Carrlaxe No. S Assistant Secretary
Psrr.es. Surceon General Hi ley. Mayor
Moorrs. H. J. Tenfold.
Car lag. No. 4 N. P. Webster. J. L. Mo-
.urew. jonn tsurrouans. Krea Mets.
Carrlase No. b Senator Dietrich. Oov-
ernor i Mickey. Oeneral Manderson, G. M
(H'H'hcock. . '. .
Carriage No. 8 H. A. Colman. R. H. Has-
kr.l t T ; i' I m.,n J) n 1 1 -
Carriage No. 1 R. L. Dunn. N. Lazarnick,
uouiq uiyii. u. it. Koninson.
Cmrie No, Jt accrue B. Lurkev. H. A
Strohiiicyer, L L. Kountie, C. H. Wll
elm. 0frtae No. 9 P. W. Williams. J. P.
uooi n M. a. naii. j. m. Hendrle.
Carriage No. 10 D. H. Mercer. W. 8,
Jsdlne. Mel I'bl.
Carrlase. No. il President's party.
' Crowds Mart Be Orderly.
The line of march will be followed as
printed above. -Owing to the' Immense
Why use gelatine and
speud hour aoakiiu,
j vweeUuiug, (Uvuruig
, and ooloxiug when
produces better reaulta in, two minutes?
Everything in the package. Simply add hot
water and set to onol. It's perfection. A sur
prise to the housewife. Ko trouble, loss ex
ue Try t to-day. Ir Four Fruit Fla
vors: Leiuoa. .Orange, Kua berry, aap
kerr. At gnwera. lOe.
number of people that naturally will (ether
to see the president. Chief Donahue, who
will ride at the head of a platoon of poltee
In the front ranks, repeats his suggestion
that people refrain from crowding as much
as possible, both for reasons of safety and
convenience. The" chief Insists that people
line up on the sides of the streets along
which the president Is to pass without
packing, and that by so doing all will have
ample opportunity to see the chief magis
trate. Every effort will be made by the
police to prevent crowding on the Tenth
street rladuct, down which the president's
procession will pass from' the Union station.
Weather Forecaster Welsh makes the
pleasing prediction that the day will be
propitious, so far as climatic conditions
are concerned; that while there may be a
little wind and some clouds, no severe
weather Is anticipated.
Mayor Moores' official request that the
city be appropriately decorated In honor of
the president meets cordial response and
there will be no dearth of the American
colors. The Knights of Ak-Sar-Ben faavo
had charge of the decoration of their den.
and that la assurance enough that the work
will be well done. '
Doors Oaea at 7i80 O'clock,
The prealdent will go from the Omaha
club, where he dines at (.SO, directly to
the Coliseum, at Twentieth '. and Lake
streets, and begin bis address at t:30. The
doors will be opened at 7:30 and a band
will furnish music until the arrival of the
president and his party.
Arrangements have been made for the
Knights of Ak-Bar-Ben, the old soldiers
and others holding reserved seat tickets
to enter the Coliseum at the large private
entrance on Twentieth street. Those wish
ing gallery seats will enter at the-main
entrance on Twentieth street and general
admission to the main floor will be by the
As President Roosevelt Is an honorary
member of the Union' Veterans' union, this
guard of honor from that union has been
selected tor the occasion, and those com
posing the guard are requested -to meet
promptly at the large entrance at the Coli
seum at I o'clock, where they will be sup
plied with tickets for admission:
Major General D. M. Haverly. division
commander: Brigadier General John H.
Berger, brigade commander; Colonel J. F.
Hopper, assistant adjutant general; Colonel
W. 8. Bhoemaker. assistant Judge advocate
general; Colonel W. B. Aiulth, First regi
ment; Colonel - Bamuel K. -Moore, Second
regiment; Lieutenant Colonel Hugh Hun
ter, Second regiment; John H. Butler, J.
B. Driesbaoh. Charles J. Green, . Fred J.
Etter and Maynard. Mayberry. .
THEY AWAIT THE PRESIDENT
Good Roaderi la - Coaveatloa . at Bt.
Loals Expect Him Before
ST. LOUIS, April 26. The National and
International Good Roads convention will
oonvene here tomorrow morning for a ses
sion of three days. This meting probably
will be the most important since the ad
vent of the organization, whose purpose
Is the betterment of the highways of the
Large delegationa from nearly , all the
states are expected to be present., Presl
dent W. H. Moore will preside at the open
ing of the convention and addresses of wel
come will be delivered by Mayor Wells and
Governor Dockery. , Many prominent 'men
will make addresses during the convention,
among them being. President Roosevelt,
General Miles, General 'Fltshugh Lee, Hon,
Andrew Pattullo, member of the Canadian
Parliament; - William J. - Bryan. United
State Senator John W. Daniel ef Virginia
Hon. Winston Churchill,, Hon. Carter H.
Harrison and others. - -. . , .-
.- Two aeaslon will he held dally at 10, a.
at. and I p..m. ,and Wadaeada afternoon
at 4:30 O'clock President Roosevelt win con
elude the. convention, with an" address,,
ROOSEVELT . .FAMILY HELPS
AH Members Contribute to' fair Held
to Ratae Pai4,(ot Sew, .
NEW YORK, April IB. The Roosevelt
family from the president . down has pre
sented gifts to the fair given to raise funds
for the newly formed parish of St. Michaels.
The president sent bis photograph In a gilt
frame, with autograph attached.. Mrs.
Roosevelt sent a desk soreen of four panels,
each panel consisting of a portrait worked
In silks of various colors. ,. The portraits
are those of the queen of England, the em
press of Oermapy, ' the queen of Holland
and Mrs. Roosevelt. Miss 'Alice Roose
velt sent a set of cut-glass talve Jars, with
silver tops, and two Porto Rlcan hats
which have been converted Into- work bas
kets by Miss Roosevelt's own hands. The
gifts will be raffled for-
COLUMBUS FIRE COSTS LIFE
Daaiel Lewis Killed by ralliaar Wall
While Three Buildings Are
COLUMBUS, O.. April 2. Fire early to
day destroyed the Branson ' and Union
Clothing company buildings at High and
Long streets and several smaller structures
and damaged the Nicholas block, entailing
loss of $600,000. Daniel Lewis, captain
of engine company No. 11, was caught un
der a falling wall and instantly killed. His
body was cremated In the ruins.
A feature of the fire waa the rescue of
Phillip 8. Nation, a lodger, from a room on
ths fourth floor of. the . Branson building.
The water tower was placing a stream Into
the flaming front or, the building when a
man In underclothes appeared at a window
op the fourth floor, raised the sash and
waved his hand. The firemen quickly
raised an extension ladder Several time
the man ran back Into the room and re
turned with an arm, full of clothes which
he threw to the street. Just as the top of
the ladder touched the window sill he re
appeared wearing a derby hat and before
the firemen could reach him he decended
the ladder. ' '" "
MANY BOYS JAIL . GUESTS
Sia Yonthfal Prisoaera Are Vnder
Uiek aad Key for Minor
The Jail contains, an unusual number of
youthful prisoners. . James Walsh, Harry
Green and John Fay, runaways from Chi
cago, were locked up in the evening. Wil
liam Henry, living at Twenty-third and
Mason, Is held as an Incorrigible, and
Louis Helmroll of 812 South, Eighteenth
street and Edward Da Lore of 10U South
Eighteenth street were taken In charge
for petit larceny.
Soelal'sie la Mass Meeting.
Washington hall was well filled last
night with the Omaha socialists, who had
gathered there to expreaa their disapproval
of the arrests et members et their party
last week for speaking pa' the streets
William Mallly, national secretary of the
party, opened proceedings. He said that
the recent arrests had a deep significance
because American . cltlsens were being de
prlved of tbelr rights ef free speech. He
Introduced William H. Moore, social la t
candidate for mayor, who spoke briefly, say
ing that it elected he would work only tor
the laboring man. J. Edward Morgan, state
secretary; Bernard McCaffrey, W. E. Clark
and others apoke. A collection was takes
p t-defray the expense's -getting out a
campaign paper next week.
ST. LOUIS IN GALA GARB
Wcrld'i Fair City Prepare! for Monster
Holiday and Dedication of Grounds.
WARSHIP ASCENDS MISSISSIPPI RIVER
Moaltor Arkaaaas Reaches Moorlaca
aad Attracts Tboeeaada Aamloas ta
Welcome First Bt Naval
Visitor ta Mlaeoarl.
ST. LOUIS, April 2(. St. Louie Is begin
ning to assume gala attire for the festivi
ties of the oemlnf week which will open
with the National and International Good
Roads convention and close with the dedi
cation of the Louisiana Purchase exposi
tion, both events being attended by the
president and numbers of prominent men
The ceremonies will be attended by men
of national and International reputation.
and visiting spectators whose numbera
are conservatively estimated at 150,000. Ad
ding to these (00,000 St. Louisiana, who are
expected to be present, it Is estimated that
Dedication day will find 450,000 persons
within the world's fair gates.
The real beginning of dedication week
was Inaugurated this afternoon when the
United States Monitor. Arkansas, which has
been plowing against the Mississippi cur
rent for many days, on Its way north from
the gulf, arrived In Bt. Louis harbor at the
foot of Olfve street. Thousands of people
gathered along the leveo and along Eadea
bridge to welcome, the ship.
A delegation of prominent cltlsens wel
comed Arkansas twelve miles below Jef
ferson Barracks, and boarding, accompanied
It. to Its mooring, in the harbor. After it
had taken Its. place everything was made
shipshape for' the balance of the day and
tomorrow morning Commander Vreeland
will land and call on. Mayor Wells, who
later will return the call on Arkansas and
formally, tender the 'welcome of. the cUy.
Colorado -Gaards Leave for St. Loala.
DENVER. April 26. Adjutant General
Sherman M. Bell of "the Colonial guards
headed a party' of Colorado guardsmen
which left over the Union Pacific tonight for
St. Louis to' participate In the dedicatory
exercises In connection with the Louisiana
Purchase exposition. General Bell ' and
Colonel James Brown will serve on the
staff of Grand Master Corbln.
Mllea aad gchley Eareate.
CINCINNATI, April 26. A party; consist
ing of Oeneral Nelson A. Miles Admiral
Wlnfleld Scott Schley, Senator Jonet of
Nevada and J. K. Cowan of the Baltimore
ft Ohio railway, passed through here today
over the Baltimore' ft Ohio Southwestern
railway for the dedicatory exercises at St.
Louis this week.
ILLINOIS MAY STAY AT HOME
Lecialatora Fear to Visit Miaaoarl
Till Bribery Charges Are
SPRINGFIELD, III., April 2. It la sug
gested that the bribery sensation and the
revolt in the house of the Illinois leglsla
ture will have the effect of interfering with
the proposed visit of the members of the
legislature to the dedication of the Louis!
ana Purchase exposition at Etl Louis.
Speaker Miller said this evening he would
like to go down to St, Louis on Friday, hut
If the legislature decided , to remain . In
Springfield he. was ready to stay here . and
wi)rk., ' About .100 members., have , already
made arrangements, to go, but may changa
their; plana. .'Z ' ..J" V,. ;
"I shall oppose the proposed vlelt to the
Bt. "LouU eTcp6slHop,"''s4iav M.M herrtfan
this -evening, 'unless''' the' atmosphere' Ms
oleareQ of these charger of bribery made
br Spaaker Miller.' "we can -go to the
exposition with clean skirts; all well' and
good; but I do not fancy the 'notion of
Illinois sending a- mud-bespattered 'assent
bly to St. Louis as 'a counter Sldeehow at
traction to the alum-bill legislature vt Mis
souri. , . . . r .-.
"Grave charges affecting the good name
of every member of the general assembly
of. Illinois have been made public, and by
the speaker of' the house. While these
charges are pending and are under lnvestl
gatlon, our business Is right here In Spring
field. According to my Ideas of propriety.
It would be indecorous for us to leave
here on a junketing Journey while - the
people of the state and the entire country
are undecided aa to whether the majority
of us are not a lot of scoundrels and seal
DOMINICAN REBELS VICTORS
President la Completely Vaaaalahed
aad Provisional Government
BAN DOMINGO, April 22. (Delayed In
Transmission.) The government forces at
Barahona, San Pedro Mahorls and Setb
have joined the revolutionists and In the
northern part of the Island the overthrow
of President Vasquea Is complete.
A provisional government ha ' been
SAN DOMINGO, April 21. (Delayed In
Transmission.) The government garrisons
at Asua de Compostuela Bonl and San
Cristobal have Joined the revolutionary
movement and the garrison at Barahona Is
expected to follow - their example. The
revolutionary gunboat Independence has
proceeded to San Pedro de Macorls to re
claim that port.
It Is rumored here that President Vas-
ques and his followers are In the northern
part of the Island, but communication has
In San Domingo City the misery is great
some 200 families having been rendered
homeless through the burning of the sub
urbs of San Carlos. The wounded men In
the hospitals here are suffering from the
lack of proper food and medical attendance,
The departure yesterday of the United
States cruiser Atlanta Is much regretted
because of the assistance Its hospital staff
rendered the wounded. . The city Is growing
more quiet and business is reviving.
8AN DOMINGO, Aorll 19. (Delayed In
Transmission.) As a result of the fighting
between government forces and the revo
lutionists, which occurred here yesterday
the government has abandoned Ban Carlos
and Gulblba, and the houses are now oc
cupled by the rebels, who became pos
sessed of the ammunition, rifles and cannon
left by the government forces. The .where
bouts of President Vssques and his tol
lowers Is not known, but It Is believed
they have gone to San Pedro de Macoris.
The fighting . yesterday has entirely
changed the situation here and It Is hoped
order will soon be restored. The hospitals
are filled with wounded- The losses sus
tained by the government were heavy.
CAPE HAYT1EN, Haytt. Thursday. April
23. (Delayed in Transmission.) The Ger
man cruiser Vlneta. which railed at Port
Au Prlure, brings details of the fighting
at 8a a Domingo on April 18. Prealdent
Vaaques and bis forces attacked the city
vigorously at 8 In the morning. , After se
vere fighting, which lasted for one hour,
the government forces succeeded In gaining
an entrauce to the city. They were quickly
driven out, however, leaving behind many
dead or wounded. The death of Caslmetro
Corderio, minister of the interior, la con
firmed. After being driven from the city the
government troopa were seised with panic
and at 10 Prealdsat Vasques had about him
not mora than'nfty faithful followers. Ha
was forced to flee, abandoning his arma
and supplies. The disaster to the govern
ment troops was complete and the success
of ihe revolutionists overwhelming. When
Vlneta left San Domingo on the 20th quiet
had been restored in the city. Provisions
were scarce and dear.
The foreign consuls at Monte Crlstl have
asked for the presence of warships. Monte
Crist! Is sui rounded by the rebels and the
lack of provisions Is beginning to be felt.
Water Is sold there at 40 .cents per five
gallons. The plan -of the revolutionists
would seem to be to starve out Monte
Crlstl and force It to surrender. The
rebels around Monte Crlstl are commanded
by General Canavarro.
AMERICANS KNOW NO ART
French Leetarer Says tails! States
Appreciates, ' feat ' Does Net
(Coprlght, 1903, by Freae Publishing Co.)
PARIS, April . (New York World
Cablegram, Special Telegram.) "I sang of
dreams and found that the giants of Wall
street could gase.la ecstasy upon the Ir
rldescent lines .of a soap bubble," Count
Robert De Montesquion fetealal tells the
Paris newspapers on hip return from New
"My Impreesloae of America," he con
tinues, "are both strong and agreeable.
Those business men - aver there have a
great appreciation of -the beautiful, only
they do not alwaye know what It Is. They
understand and admire the delicacy of po
etic thought, of dreams and the pursuit of
the Ideal. - ,. . . -
"My lectures were crowded with the
flower of American society, art and letters,
at $5 a heady and I was charmed by the
silence with which ; they - listened to me,
breaking Into discreet applause only at ap
propriate moments. I feared that a people
whose whole life spelt money would not
understand me, and was agreeably sur
prised to find that I was mistaken..
"I waa appalled by the perseverance and
enterprise of the American Journalist. Pro
testations on my part, were wasted on the
desert air. I have brought back with me
a collection of 250. portrait and caricatures
of myself, culled from the pagee of the
American newspapers. On the whole, how
ever, I was delighted, enchanted, and what
did It matter If I 'did not wear a hortensia
In my buttonhole aa some facetious re
porters said I did?
"Whoever says It Is easy to go to the
United States and talk poetry have no Idea
of what It ta like, or how ardent a battle
must be waged fn the cause of the beauti
ful by him who would come out victorious.
I have succeeded. It is true, but my an
guish has been great.' 1 '
"Unlike others who have gone to America
to address a public already prepared to re
ceive them, educated up to the subjects upon
which they were to held forth, I went In
search of a public which perhaps did not
exist at all.
'Think what It meant to storm that land
of business with poetry and dream alone
as weapons. It was madness, but it had
been my desire for years."
The count taye he will go to America
CUBAN DRUG STORES CLOSE
Refnae to Sell "Medicines Till New
Stamp ' Tax ', . la Re-
' .,... mowed, .
HAVANA.' AdHI1 56 Protests are belne-
made throughout3 the 'Island against the
taxee imposed' ''by 'he newly' created pro
vincial government. ,
TWi3m''ator's'6r Havana and its' Sub
urbs, almost wUOONt axceetion were ..closed
today , in protest, gainst, the sUqop tax of
8 cents on every package or patent medi
cine sold. The druggist, following the ex
amnio . of the 'theater, manaaers. - havs
sought to have this Us rescinded, but the
provincial council hate refused their re
quest. Today It was almost Impossible to
proeore medicines In Havana, except at the
free municipal dispensaries of which there
Is one in every -ward. Manv of the drusr
gists declare tbey are ready to remain
closed until General Nuner, civil governor
of Havana, or President Palma vetoes the
tax.-. General Nunc says he approve
these - taxes, ' which ! have been imposed
where they were least burdensome, namely,
upon amusements, gambling and the sale
of patent medicines.
A big - demonstration was held In the
plata at Matanias this evening to protest
against the Imposition of ths taxes In Ma
tenia province. Here the taxes are on
certain arttclea of necessity and they are
declared to be contrary to the purpose of
the new provincial law. Some radical op
position newspaper -are advocating the
abolishment of the provincial governments.
KRONSTADT - RIOT IS FIERCE
Lata Reports Show, that It Was Par.
- tieipated ta fey Twelve Tkossaal
BERLIN, April 2. The Lokal Anieiger
has published detail of the recent disor
ders at Kronstadt, Russia, which began
In a brawl between troops and marines and
during which, it la said, some officers were
The paper says the trouble developed into
a regular riot In which 12.000 persons took
part. The rioters tore up paving stones
and wrecked houses. An attempt to quell
the disorder with the fire brigade failed.
the fire apparatus being destroyed by the
Infuriated mob. Several police officers were
wounded. Finally, Admiral Lavroff, In com
mand of the fortress at Kronstadt, arrived
on the scene with a party of armed men
who fired blank volleys at the rioters and
restored order. .
COUNTERFEITERS- ARE TAKEN
Wave Had Amerlcaa
BERLIN, April 2.-rSeven counterfeiters
have been arrested In a body at Posen. The
men counterfeited various coins and coupons
of government. Including those of the
United States. They are said to have had
Direct inquiry to the court at Posen for
Information and . details concerning this
American connection brought the reply that
the court could not 4 answer the query for
aeveral days, pending examination ot tne
prisoners. . t
PARIS ABANDONING 'BUSSES
Aaaaal Resort of Company Shows
Great Decrease la Bnsl.
(Copyright. 1908, by Press Publishing Co.)
PARIS, April 28. (New York World Ca
blecram Special Telegram.) The annual
report ot the Paris General Omnibus com
pany shows the effect of the Paris Metro
politan Underground road on other method
of locomotion. The receipts In 1908 were
about 2200.0O0 less than laat year and
81.400.000 less than in 1809. The number of
passengers decreased 18,000,000. Fifty em
nlbus and tramway lines ars being run at
t eatenartaa Wesnaa Dies.
RPRINfiriKr.n O.. April 38. Bets
Clark died of old age this evening. In her
l'ttn year, ana we a u-. vi
I0RM0N APPEALS TO RAISER
Mittionary Beqneits German Emperor to
Tolerate lis ra th.
DECLARES THAT TEACHINGS ARt MORAL
Salata Kseeeted America ta later-veae,
bat If Ail Efforts rail Will Leave
(taletly la Aeeordaaea
BERLIN, April 28. Hugh J. Cannon. Mor
mon missionary. Intends to appeal to Em
peror William lor permission for the Mor
mons to remain In Germany, hoping that
hi majesty's policy ot religious tolerance
may Include the Mormon.
In hi petition Mr. Cannon sets forth the
morality of Mormon doctrines and refers
to the Inability of his adversaries to cite
any (sample in which the Mormon teach
ings have been eubverslve of the law of
the elate or orderly cltlsenshlp. He de
clare also that by the command of the
supreme head of the church, polygamy Is
not taught. Mr. Cannon last Wednesday
sent to the emperor and the empress copies
of the Book of Mormon In German. It no
aid la extended to the Mormon mission
aries by Emperor William, and If the
order of expulsion are enforced, all the
mtssionariea will leave quietly.
Mr. Cannon expects the United States to
Intervene in case where mtssionariea have
been maltreated, aa for Instance the affair
at Olsenbruek, Prussia, last January, when
two missionaries were dragged through the
streets of the town and Imprisoned for
three days. They were deported to Han
over, where they were again placed In Jail
and later sent on to Hamburg. Affidavit
of these occurrence have been forwarded
to Senator Kearns and Smoot, who. It Is
stated here, have asked Secretary Hay to
demand an apology from Germany in this
matter on the ground that American clt
lsens were treated brutally.
Among the convert to M monism mad
in Germany are several policemen who were
sent to observe the missionary meetings.
ROADS MAY IGNORE" RULING
Report la that Certala Railroads Will
Dlsrea-ard Commission's Esprea
sloa on Grata Rates. .
CHICAGO, April 26. New York-Chicago
lines will Ignore the ruling of the Inter
state Commeice commission that the ;e
cent advance In the rate on grain and grain
products Is not Justified. Their position
is that the commission ha nothing to do
with the rates. An eastern traffic manager
I quoted a follows:
"The function of the commission Is to
decide whether a rate Is discriminative and
whether lower rates are given to some
shippers than to others. Even In such
cases the commission has to bring suit In
the courts to enforce its ruling, if the road
refuses to obey.
"Heretofore the railroad have been
changing rate twice a year, the rate dur
ing the cummer, when lake competition ha
to be met, being lower than the rates dur
ing the winter months, when navigation is
eloeed. This year no reduction ha been
mad at the opening of navigation. The
explanation for the refusal to lower rate
this season is that the railroad have not
care enough to handle all the business.
This, however. Is not borne out by the
facts. While the advance In grain rates
during the laat year, according to the tar
iff, ie not great, yet It la a fact that the
railroads are now getting fully 60 per cent
more, revenue out of the business than they
did before, the court issued he injunction
against rate cutting. The tariff rates prior
to the issuance
were a follow:
of Injunction on grain
per 100 lbs,
per 100 lb.
i or a
The present ratea are:
rer 100 lb, oer 100 lbs
Chicago . to New
Mississippi to New
Formerly tariffs Were made from 25 to
30 per cent higher than the railroads ex
pected to get. This provided a sufficient
margin to allow the cutting ot the rates
and the paying of rebates. Notwltbstand
ing these facts and the unanswerable con
elusions reached by the commission, tho
official of the eastbound roads, while they
admit that they get from 26 to 60 per cent
more revenue than formerly; Insist that the
cost of operation hse Increased from 60 te
100 per cent, and for this reason the recent
advance' In rates was made.
The position taken by the Interstate
Commerce commission ia Inconsistent and
will not be upheld by the courts. In It
ruling It says the advance In the rates on
Iron, steel, packing house product and
dressed beet is not unreasonable, although
the rates on these articles were advanced
from 26 to 60 per oent, while the advance
In grain ratea doe not amount to over 10
per cent. It Is probable," said this official.
"that at our meeting her next Wednesday
a reduction will be made In the eastbound
rates on flour, but this will not be on ac
count of the decision of ths commission,
but because ot existing traffic conditions."
Boathera Paeide Represented.
AUSTIN. Tex.. April 28. Attorneys for
the Southern Pacific system In Texas will
arrive here tomorrow to represent the rail
road Interests bejore the Texae railroad
commission In Its hearing looking to an
extension of the San Antonio aV Aransas
Pass railroad with a view of forfeiting
Its charter on the charge of an Irregular
Issuance of bonds.
LUMBER PRICES MAY GROW
laereaaea la the Wanes of Crew ea
Lake Transportation Given
CHICAGO, April 28. There Is every pros
pect that lumber wll) be more coatly In
the upper Mississippi and Ohio valleys than
It was lsst year because of the Increases
in the wages of the crews In lake trans
portation service and the higher price of
fuel. An Increase from $2.76 to $3 a thou
sand on lumber from Lake Superior and
Lake Michigan ports to Chicago and Lake
Erie port Is favored by leading members
of tho Lumber Carriers' association, which
controls 260 members In the lumber trades.
May ( the executive board will meet In
Detroit and the higher rale probably will
be authorized then.
If rates do not go up. It Is said that many
ships will be put out of commission because
the advance in wagea alone clip off the
profit that would have been made by trans
porting the timber at the ratea charged
TIN PLATE WORKERS ' MEET
Aaaaal Convention af Their late
tioaal Associativa Opens at
ANDERSON. Ind.. April 28. The annual
convention of the Tin Plat Workers' In
ternational Protective Assoclstloa of Amer
ica wtll open in this city during the com
ing week and will continue la session tea
dsys. Officers aqd delegates are arriving
In large Bum hers. The headquarter of the
tin workers' association are now located at
Wheeling, W, V., and there is not likely
te be a change made. ' The officer will go
Into session tomorrow a a council and
wage committee. The most Important hue
Ineea of the convention will be the adoption
of a wage scale for 1902 and 1901. The
prerent wage echedule wilt expire on July
16 aad by that time the new wage echedale
will have been presented to the manufac
turers, the largest concern being the
American Tin Plate company, with about
276 mills. Among them the Tin Plate
Workers' association controls 15 per eeat
of the total number and control all of
the 126 Independent mills now it opera
tion. MILLIONAIRE'S BODY FOUND
l.aeky Boatmaa Get rive Thoaaaad
Dollar for leading- Carp at
Mlsslas) New Yorher.
NEW YORK. April 28. The body of
Adolph E. Openhym, the wealthy merchant,
who Js believed to have Jumped Into the
Harlem from High bridge on March SO,
waa found within a short dlatanoe ef the
bridge today by a boatmaa, who will receive
a reward of 15,000.
Ever since Mr. Openhym' disappearance
a constant search of the water of the Har
lem has been kept up. A steam launch
chartered by the missing man's family pa
trolled the liter night and day, and aeere
of boatmen.1 stimulated by the tffer of
$5,000 Tor the reeevery ot the body, swept
the rivet1 bed with grappling Iron.
The body earn to the surface today
alongside the boat ot John Meehaa, who
had been prominent among the aearcbere
from the first. On It were found all the
Jewelry Mr. Opeahym. wore when he left
home. - Mr. Openhym was reputed te be a
millionaire, and. was for many year prom
inent la the, silk business.
THEOSOPHICAL SOCIETY'S DAY
"few York Eaterialas Dolearatea to
' Aaaaal Coaveatloa, Which Eleeta
NEW YORX, April 28. The Tbecaophlcal
society In America held It annual conven
tion today for the purpose ef electing 6er
tain officer for the ensuing year. Dr. A.
P. Buckman of Fort Wayne, Ind., chairman
of the convention, presided at the meeting,
which waa attended by twenty-eight dele
gates from the theoeOphlcal societies In
all parts of the United States. The follow
ing membere of the executive committee
were elected: 1 Mr. V. John. New York:
Charles B. V. Johnson! New York; Mrs. K.
D. Moffatt, Dr. A. P. Buckman, Fort Wayne,
Ind.; W. Dewey, San Pedro, Cel.; W. D.
Butler, Indianapolis; J. Sswell, Louisville,
Ky.; Dr. P. H. Hyatt, New York (secre
tary); H. B. Mitchell, Hew York (treas
urer). WHIP NEGRO AND WOMEN
Indiana Whtteeaps Us Barbed Wire
for Switch at Blooming- -toa,
BLOOMINGTON. lad., April 28. Thirty
eight unmasked mea broke Jato a house In
east Ninth street early today and switched
Mlese Rebecca and Ida Stephen, 18 and
18 year old, and also whipped Joe Sblvely,
colored, 60 years old. The Stephen girl
lived with their mother In the earn housn
in which Shlvely had a room. The negro
was whipped with a barbed wire aad waa
atruck in the eye with bras "knuck.
Rehccca was whipped with barbed wire and
Ida 'wtn 'apple 'swttfche. ttit jmrr it
daegsTbualy Injured. MTiy of the white
cap were recognised aad warrants will be
sworn eut for their arrest.
SEEKS NEW POSTAL LAWYER
Payne Talk with Knox Ahoat Tern,
porary . Legal Head far
. . ... ., . Department.
WASHINGTON, April 28. Postmaster
General Payne had a talk with Attorney
Oeneral Knox today about a suitable man
to put In charge of the legal division of
the Postofflce department. Aa General
Tyner, the assistant attorney general, haa
been removed, and Mr. Chrlstlancy, the
officer temporarily In charge, is to remain
away pending the Investigation, It become
Imperative to provide another man In the
place, at least temporarily. The queetion
of the selection ot someone to succeed
General Tyner permanently will be taken
up by Postmaster General Payne soon.
INDIANS' LAND SUIT DELAYED
Halaer Festpeaea the Rearing la ha
Kaw Tribe's Case la
GUTHRIE, Okla., April 28. Assoelate
Justice Hatner ba postponed to May 23
the hearing of the case wherein members
ot the Kaw Indian tribe seek t prevent
the allotment of the lands In their reserva
tion. The case will he heard at Newklrk,
Naval Mea Attead Servlee.
" VILLEFR.ANCHE, April 28. Fether Bt.
Patrick, an English priest celebrated mass
on board the United States cruiser Albsny
this morning. Alt the Catbolle officers aad
men of the squadron attended the service.
The auxiliary ..cruiser Buffalo will leave
here tomorrow homeward bound with time
expired men on board.
RELIANCE AGAIN SHOWS WELL
Cap Defender Ha t Saaday Afteraooa
. Spin with Satisfactory
BRISTOL. R. I.. April 28 The eup de
fender Reliance was taken out for another
spin lasting two hours this afternoon and
on the whole proved, aa It did yesterday,
a stiff and powerful craft. It was very fast
in beating and reaching.
Under email aall It left Its anchorage
shortly after 2 o'clock and beat down to
the lower bay In a light aouthWeat wind.
When It came abeam of Musselbed light It
caught a slant of wind and reached over
to Prudence island, making long and short
lege almost down tj Gould Island. Then it
wan brought about and started on a reach
back to Bristol, setting Us balloon J'b top
said for the first tlm and entering Bristol
harbor by Papposeaqua channel, a coins
not usually followed by the KerrsshorT
boata. they having used the east rhannel.
Designer Herrcshoft was at the wheel on
The breese throughout the afternoon was
about aeven knots and the water was
smooth. The balloon jib topsail set flreiy.
The other sails did not seem to set quite
as well as yesterday, which might have
been due to the fart that the wind waa
not ao strong. Reliance waa stirrer than
yeaterday, standing almost uprisht. The
craw wore their blue suits and watch caps,
the latter carnation and black (the Isell
colors), for the first time.
New Challenger Reaehes Clyde.
LONDON. April 2.-Shamrock III haa ar
rived at the Clyde.
New York Meat Cast More. ,
NEW YORK. April teMsat has bean
advanced In price owing to increases in
quotation from the west The advance
was made in the wholesale and retail trade
and la about 1 cent a pound In the former
and 2 cents a pound in the latter above
the price of two weeks ago.
TO ri'RB A COLD IS OBE DAT.
Take Laxative Bromo Quinine Tablet. This
signature jm . ea very has.
LINCll NEGRO, BURN TENTS
Angrj Illinois Farmers Arsng Aisanlt of.
Infant Whits Girl
BLACKS FIRE OFTEN ON INVADING MOB
Shot Ara Reiaraed aad Colored Mea
Cat aad Raa, Leaving Caavas
Residences for Crowd
THEBCfJ. III.. Anrll 2Aa - unknown
astro, aged about 17, was lynohed by a
afternoon for attempting to assault the 10-
year-oia aaognter of Brandon Davis. The
lynching was followed by a general on
slaught on a colony of negroes living In
tents, engaged la bridge ecnstructlon. Thr
tente were burned and many negroes were
shot, hut so tar as kaewn none were Vijled.
nunareas oi shots were exchanged, do
white were hurt.
Brandon Davis Uvea ui mlla ant nf
Banta Fe, a email village. While hie 10-
year-oia Daughter was ia the barnyard to
day the rjro aeceated hse. Bha ran titit
he seised heri aad her screams brought her
motner to the rescue, when the negro fled.
Officers were notified and were soon In
pursuit. New of the assault speedily
spread among the neighboring farmers and
resulted In an angry mob ttartlng In search
of ihe assailant.
The negro was meanwhile captured by
officers and being brought to Santa Fe
when the mob was met. A scrimmage fol
lowed, during whlm the farmers seeurej
the negro. He confessed to the crime, but
begged for mercy. Without a word the
mob started toward the new bridge being
constructed across the Mississippi, where
he was hanged to an eak tree, without
eeremoay or delay. After the Jdy had
dangled In the air a few momenta It was
riddled with bullets. The officers endeav
ored te disperse the mob, but their efforts
A rush was made for a felony of sev
eral' hundred negroes employed on bridge
construction, living in tents near the
bridge. The negroes saw the mob coming
and opened Are. The whites hraii with
effect and many of the negroes were shot
sown, none or tne mob being injured
The mob pressed forward under
steady are untll the negroes turned and
fled toward a aearhy wood, taking their
wounded with them. The mob then fell
upon the tente and burned them. After ac
complishing a general work of destruction
the angry population dispersed. Extra po
lice were ewom In and tonight the village
Is under heavy guard.
Excitement is Intense.' Santa Fe Is a
village in the extreme southwestern por
tion of Illinois, near the Chicago sV Eastern
Thomas C. Browa. '
CRIIGHTON, Neb., April 28. (Special.)
Thomas C. Brown, one of the earliest
settlers of Knox county, an old and re
spected eltlsett, died suddenly at 8:20 a. m.
teday. Death la attributed to rhematlsm
ot the heart. Deceased was 65 years old
and leavea a large family.
April I. lid
. nteslvH the tee bottles of Bikar-HS Curs
and havs eaaa It for catarrh with sueeaai. 1
am nearly out at awlMaa sow and wen Id Haa
to try It farther. Tfeare ara a fro stany rasas
that cams unasr my car. an4 tt It still provas
ao4 will as K extanslTaW.
J. J. COURTNEY. M. D..
BirAt Trae, Mo.
TWCLVS Ht'NDRItn mar taatlmoiilala Ilk
th sbav. tecathar with fall eMail et aaaltlv
soraa, can ba had at Baaioa Drug Ca.
Thsa 1.100 taatlmoBlalB. tf orlntad In this
aewwpapar, would Sll eight mil paaa. Thar
show mora genuln snf voluntarr avideaoM af
anraa of chronic caaas of CATAKRH. CON
Sl'MfTION. ASTHMA and BnONCHITlg tha
all othar aa-aallad "ura" eaa shew la the
antlra history of tblr bostaasa.
FOX. SALS AT '
BEATON DRUG CO.,
18th and Farnam.
free try naall, postpaid, hy
dresslag tha Ether Drag Ca
William St-, Haw York City.
Reserved Seat Tickets
May Musical Festival
May 7, 8, 9 and 15.
Six Performances $3.50
Eh 7,8, 9-Two Matinees
Cbtcajto Symphony Orchestra and
Chicago's Leading- Quartette).
May retival unoir cnorns or 150
voice. T. J. Kelly, Director.
UtY 15 Ont Performance
Full N. T. Metropolitan Orchestra.
T. 8. Dues, Director.
Lillian Nordlca and Edouard DeResxke,
H. J. Penfold Co.,
LAST TIME TONIGHT.
Fred Raymond's Rural Comedy,
"THE MISSOURI GIRL"
Prices Sc. K TV-
TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHTS.
IN JULIUS CAESAR I
Prices-0e. 7Sc $1.00. 1.W. . 12.50.
Curtain rises at S sharp. No free Hat. '
Matinees Thursday, BiuNu). Sunday, J :15i -Every
Ailyf, 'lt. r ,
HIGH CLASS TrvOEVILLH. Y
Raymond and Caverly, Julia Klngalsy and
Nelson Iewta. Hayts and llaaly, Montrell,
Bros. Vreiich, Balltys, and tbe sUnedruoue.
jTicee iwu, stxi, sua. . .
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