Omaha daily bee. (Omaha [Neb.]) 187?-1922, October 07, 1911, NEWS SECTION, Image 1
The Omaha Daily NEWS SECIION PAGES 1 TO 10 WEATHER FORECAST. Generally Fair VOL. XLI-XO. 96. OMAHA. SATURDAY MORNING. OCTOBER 7. mi -TWENTY PAGES. SINGLE COPY TWO CENTS. Bee ITALIAN HOLE IN TRIPOLI BEGINS Rear Admiral Boreddolino Named Governor and Captain Caigni Commandant of Land Forces. FOREIGN PROPERTY UNDAMAGED German Consul Says No Harm Done by Bombardment. SAILORS AND GUNS PUT ASHORE Admiral Completes Military Occu pation of Turkish City. CHIEFS GIVE SUBMISSION Bead of Tribe Adjoining Capital Go Aboard Floblp anil B that th Boiiibardment Be Kot Beuewed. TRIPOLI, Oct. fi.-Th Italian have established a new government for TripoU. Rear Admiral Boi-tddo'.ino has bee" ap pointed governor. Captain Ca'gni wa made commandant of the forces disem barked by the Italian lleet. After Italian seamen had been landed and occupied Fort Sultana, the chief of the Arab tribes adjacent to' Tripoli went aboard the Italian flagship and gave their submission. They begged the Ital ians not to resume the bombardment The German consul, aa the senior mem ber of the consular corps, also visited the flagship and asked Vice Admiral FaravaJU to assume responsibility for the preservation of public order and the protection of the foreign residents of Tripoli, which had been abandoned by the Turkish troops. The admiral landed other detachment of sailors with guns. Including- quick fire pieces, and occupied Tripoli in 'a military sense This was accomplished without incident and the appointment of governor followed. The German consul Informed Vice Ad miral Faxaval 1 tl at during the shelling of the town no harm had been done to any European or damage to the property of Europeans , Italian Flos Raised. LONTXDN, Oct 5-Tne Italian flag floata over Sultania fort. Tripoli, which la occupied bv landing parties Part of the fleet is anchored In the harbor, and the other warships He. a short distance from the dismantled fortifications Few bodies of Turks have been found among the ruins of the fort and apparently no great number of Turks were killed by the bombardment. AooordiXLg to a Constantinople report, not yet confirmed, the Italian warships today bombarded Benghazi, aqd Derna Vrtou tumor concerning a naval en Baewment In Turkish water, an attack eagaOnst Jtytllan and. the. blowing up of th Italian battleship ppt PI Cavour at Bttpoil have not been confirmed from any An tstareetlng report Is current from flbct&astlzxople that - while Germany' fa tors th Adoption, of the Italian .ultima. tarn a the basis, of. .p.eace negotiations. Great Britain- proposes that Tripoli shall tmnma a privileged tributary territory Under Joint Turco-Italian administration, thus retaining the suzerainty of the sul- Naval Fight on Red be. MASSOWA, Eritrea. Africa. Oct. .-The fort at Hodeidah, a seaport of Arabia, fired many shots at the Italian mining cruiser Aretusa. which was cruising 'lri the Red sea to ptotect Italian commerce. The shot were without effect. The Are- tusa replied with Its guns ROME, Oct 6 Provoked because it had been fired upon bv the Turkish fort at Hodeidah, the Italian mining cruiser Aretusa attacked a Turkish gunboat and sank it Turkey having taken th oifensive in the Red sea where Italy had Intended to remain on the defensive, the Artus. and the dispatch boat Staffetta and re pair ship Volcano, all of which are armed, and the smaller war craft available hava been ordered to chase the few old gun boat that Turk&v ha in the Ked sea and to attack the ports i Yemeii tt neces sary. . . TurkH Ptt I l 'iii-Jd rijht. ROME, Oct. 5. A wtreies.- message from Tripoli fays that the Italian sail ors buried the Turkish dead, rendering military honor to thute who chose death rather than to urrender. Twenty seri ously wounded Turks were placed in the hospital wards on the Italian warships. Tb Injured Turks said further resis tance on their part was impossible owing to the inferiority of their number and of their lighting equipment. The Italian warships visiting the other coast towns of Tr poll found very few Turk a The Turkish civilian prisoners held In Italy will receive cents a day from the Italian government during their deten tion Tha prisoners of war at Syracuse wtll be allowed to be present at the drills of the Italian tolditis, who are about tc sail for Tripoli. Turk 1 IJ.id.b !klp. SALONIKI, Xuiopean. Oct. 6. Tha Turkish battleship 1 eth-l-Eulend held up and searched the iiitisn steamer Or chi and, finding forty barrels of powder on board, brought the vessel here an 'a prize of war. UuliturU Will Uk Neutral. , , CONSTANTINOPLE. Oct. ti -The Bul garian minister today conveyed to the porta the assuranc e of the iieutrallty ,of Bulgaria and also denied the report of a military moboliratlon in the kingdom. TOMORROW The Best Colored Comics with The Sunday Dee Tobacco Dealers to Take a Hand in Trust Discussion NEW TORK. Oct .-Th organ. aatton of the Independe.i-.t Tobacco dealer? un der the leadership of Attorney Louis P Brandeis. indicates a protract d Strugs' when public discussion of the American Tobacco company's rcjrgaiiiia'Jon pluns begins next week. bef,,;e the United States Circuit court The attitude of the federal gove.-nment is uncertain Attorneys for the tobacco trust ordered dlssolwd by the suprem? court, expected to suomlt their scheme to Attorney General V.ckarsharu to dav and there was a possibility. It was said, 'hat the filing of the plan will the federal court might be de'hyed. if It did not meet Mr. Wtckersh im s ap proval. The plan has been discussed by the tobacco company's attorneys the attor ney general, and the fudges- of the cir cuit court at several i onfere.nces nd so far as its main points are concerned, waa considered generally satisfactory. The representatives of the Amc-iican Tobacco company were left to work out the details, however. They hoped to file the plan with the court late this after noon, but a delay. In receiving the copy from the printers necessitated postpon ing its submission to the attornev gen eral and may causo a delay until to morrow Independents declare that they will oppose any reorganltation scheme that does not contemplate restoring the to bacco industry to the condition that prevailed before there was anv combina tion In behalf of the American To bacco company It was said today that the plan for the division of the busi ness Into three new companies should not be considered the private idea of the trust alone, but a common ground from which the company and th government attorneys might work. The corporation It was said regarded It us a compro mise The outcome of the reorganization con ference 1 considered sc arcely less Im portant than the result of the anti trust cases in the supreme court, b? cause K will furnish a precedent for tho treatment of other great combinations of capital. Minor changes at the eleventh hour In the proposed plan of reorganization prob ably will delay the filing until tomorrow and possibly until Monday, according to a statement made toflav at the offices of the . company, i The announcement' was made by Anthony N. Bradv. Says Liquor is Usual Campaign Argument in the Badger State MILWAUKEE. Oet. 'WM.ny 4euty state gam . wardens with f-tate Game Warden John W. Stone were ummoned today to testify in the senatorial Investi gation of charg Atht bribery and other corrupt use of money ware erhploued In th election, of. United States Senator Isaac Stephenson. It Is the custom in campaigns In V. ln consln to give voters kegs Of beer and Jugs of whisky, according 'to Rodney Sackett. one of Stephenson's manager, who testified today. ' "It has been considered a legitimate ex pense to. send supplies of beer and whisky to ' certain' localities to show them that, their -leader was a good fellow," said Sackett, "but we never sent enough 114 uor to on locality with the Intention of making them all drunk." "Didn t that violate the anti-treat law?'' agked ' Senator Heyburn. ' There was no uch law." 'Now. the record shows C. M Ham bright was paid iK for campaign ex penses Have vp'J any knowledge as- to how much of that amount waa spent for. liquor and cigars?" I have no knowledge That was a matter which we . left to him. I don't suppose we spent any more money for liquor and cigars than is usually spent by a candidate " The game wardens were called In con sequence of admission by campaign man agers that money was paid the wardens to promote ..i Stephenson candidacy a' the republican primaries The witnesses declared thAt the state game warden di vision formerly nad been used as an ef fective political machine by Robert M La Follette when he was governor, and ote,phenson determined to use It. Among those called to testify as to what they did with the Stephenson funds given them were H A. Bowman of Gen-nessc-e. Wis., deputy game warden. Jame3 E Thomas, an attornev of Waukesha, who was a member of the legislature when Stephenson was elected, and J. J MeGillivray. former state e'nator Indicted Wall Paper Men Will Give Bond Today CLEVELAND. O. Oet. .-Th trial of four wall paper manufacturers and four wall paper jobber Indicted by the fe1 eral grand 1ury yesterday Is expected to begin during the December term of ihc United States district court. Counsel tor the indicted men have promised that they will tomorrow give bail, which probablv will be fixed at $50M In each Instance Only on of the men. Jay B. Pearce. Is from Cleveland. C. C. Aler will come from Columbus. O ; Norton Newcornb from St. Louis. Charles E Maxwell from Chicago, Wlnfield A Huppurb. from Hud son Falls. N T ; George Tait from Glen Falld. N. T. ; Robert F Hobbs from Ho- boken N J., and John McCoy from Vurk. Pa. . Pacific Coast Rate Cases Set for Oct. 16 WASHINGTON. Oct. .-Th commerc court Issued an order today fixing Oc- toter IS as the data lor hearing of the application of the -transcontinental rail ways for an Injunction against the order of th Interstate Commerce eommlslon on wht are known ag tha Pacific ccast cases, affecting Immense general freight traffic. It probably will be several day after th hearing before , determination is reached by th couit. WISCONSIN TO WIS i ivuuivn iwivi Break in Upprr Paper Mill r..v.2 Lett IlocJ Do ci I'.iirk Kiifr I LARG DUIEICI Is i. .JLC'ED ; I.Iain Enm is Holding, but Vatt-r is j V7as!nn" Around legs. j BIG KOI LL IS CAP B LID AW AY j Hatfield. North Bend. Melrose anij Oualaska in Dzxigtv. OTHER RIVEBS ON RAM5AGE Two Diuu on Chlpe-Tn Pher Ar ashed Oat ond llamase to Prop erty Is Kxlemlve wlcrnnula ntver Alui Mlaher. L. rpo?SE, Wis.. OV-t R-Breaks have occurred m both upper and lower dams of the La Cross Water Power company at Hatfield, on the Buck ri er. sixty miles nor'heast of hr. and fie whole $5,iny.vio property of th s i om,.n. is men aced A l:ir" f.i-irict iii,-i.. li u. lue clt of Black River Fa. Is. is unuei water. A great district in tho Bilacl; P.tver val ley Is aJso submerged. Ereaks in the dams followed the ac cumulation of water following a week rain which fllli tho reservoir to an un precedented extent. Earlv toda.v the water broke through the embankment at the wet side of the upper dam and later a break occurrtcd on the west tde of the lower or rnain dam. The dam proper Is still holding, but the waters have washed around it and are pouring through in a tremendous volume. At noon the telephone operator at Black River Fall, a cltv of 2,100 people, ten rrules below Hatfield, reported that water was surrounding the telephone building and that people were moving out of houses In the lower part of the town. Thereafter It was Impossible to raise Black River Fall .on the telephone. Relief parties are, being hastily organ ized here. All villages along the Black River. North Bend. Melrose. Holmer, Onalaska, and La Crosse are situated sj that the effect of the sudden raise in th narrow channel of the Black F.lver will be felt tomorrow. Several farm house, floating down stream in the flood that. is fiowmg, around the west, end of th Hatfield main power dam and sending water to a depth of eleven feet over the top, truck and tore away the bridge at Black River Falls tody. The families that had occupied these houses, It la feared, have perished. HatfleJd I under, water, but it la thought tht no live were lost there. Hotel Washed Awiik At 3 o'clock this afternoon the Hotel Tremorrt. - a 'innse-arWy -brick building, th leading hotel in Black River Fall and a half doien other big buildings lu which tha princlpaJ buslnesse of the city were housed, were wished out. This Information has Just been received here over a private wire of the" Wisconsin Telephone company, on a -roundabout route. Direct communication with the city is not open. Eight hundied feet of the Green Bay & Western railroad tracks at Hatfield have been washed out, according to a report received at the office of the company here. .Traffic will be suspended over the main line of the road for day. Water street Swept by Current. MILWAUKEE. Wis., Oct. 6 -An even ing Wisconsin special from Black Rlr Falls. Wis., late thl afternoon ays: Th east side of Water street has been swept away by the current passing around the west side of the concrete dam. Buildings are ' being wrecked and wept down the current, but as far as can ba learned there baa as yet been no loss of life. Wisconsin Htver nn Fampoge. WAVf AU. Wis., Oct. 6 Shortly b-fore noon the pressure of the big volume of water held baek by the guard lock in this city torced cut the east yate and Is releasing a great volume of water. Following the heavy rains of last night, the Wisconsin river rose to a height of seven feet above normal today. It la still rising. In the city the water ha inundated the railroad tracks. At Fenwood, a village several miles from here, the rains have delayed trains on the Northwestern road, and in Srho fiel.l, three miles south of heie, much, alarm prevails because of the overflow cf Lake Wausau, reaching even to the main streeta and compelling residents to seek the upper floors of their homes So far. however, no serious damage has been done. Heirs to Big Estate in the Netherlands Meet at Rock Island ROCK ISLAND. III. Oct 6-Clalming title to a $liy.0.000 estate left bf the famous Dutch General, Paul Wertj. who died in Amsterdam, In 1732. two hundred descendants of the general residing In th United States, met her today for the purpose of devising a plan of pre senting their case to the government of Th Netherlands In an effort to collect the fortune. Mrs. Estelle Ryan Snyder, of Chicago, Is presiding over th con vention. The meeting, which will continue three day, opened thl afternoon with an address of welcome by City Commis sioner Jonah Bar. representing th mayor. Mr. Snyder red a paper .en titled "Tha Wait family their history a far as known." Mr. Snyder said; "I hav a plan to propose by which a working" fund will ba accumulated, to b spent by th eleven . lawyer among th heir In waitlng'on the Dutch gov. eminent and pushing our claim." Th bible owned by Jacob Wart ws on th table in the. houl auditorium wher th hair ar assembled. Mr. Snyder stated that every tat in the union la represented at th meeting In HIS MA3ESTY Afr SAB cr" w p: A-:' t 'fe'-''' '' - ' cSOcSEPH BARKER BALLOON CAUGHT IN STORM Ajnenca II Forced to Descend Last Njght Near Emmettsburg. FIVE ARE NOT YET BEIORTED The America Makes Forty Miles an Hour and the Otuers Are Sup posed to Be Somewhere Above Minnesota. KANSAS CITY Mo , Oct. S At noon but. one balloon, 'lie America II. of the r.-ne that flev u .. a from here in t;.e races yesterday had landed. . It came dc n at E'.r.nicttsburg, la , approximate: 1 miles north of here at 1 3c o'clock th:s morning. fter encountering a now storm. Judging from the high rata of speed at whlcn the America II traveled, about forty miles an hour, th other balloons must now be flying somewhere above Minnesota . Aero club offlcla' hf r . believe the other, eight balloon hv encounter! rough- ws.t.her and- gtv this the rea son flw their not being heard from. Burkave Ha Bst rcr- Vnofficlal estimates of the disttnees traveled by thJhion. tJiat have landed thus far follow.. - America II. landed near Emmetttberg. la. miles Topeka II. landed near Dunnell, Minn., 325 miles. Berlin 'I, landed near. Austin. Mlrtn . Sii mile. Buckeye, landed near . LaCrCf se, Wis.. S'k'. miles- A feature ..f the race is that the pilot balloon, which was making no attempt o go any great distance, appears still to be in the ir. Forecaster ft'Conner's Views. Ptrlck O'Conner. local weather fore caster, says the balloons may either be traveling In circles above Minnesota or flving high above a veil of clouds that covers the southern Canada region todav. ' Should the latter be the ra?e, ' he said. It would be Impossible to see them Heavy clouds aie hovering over that re gion today." The balloon Torek II landed at Dun nell, Minn., at & 30 a. m. todav , accord ing to a message received by George M Myers, president of th Kansas City Aero club, from Frank M'-'Jacobs. pilot of the craft. The Topeka II waa a contestant for the Lslim cup. The message follows: ' Landed here safely at S 20 a m todav after sn excltinu nieht in a thunder storm.'' taught In Snow Storm. EMMET rSEL'I-iG. la.. Oct. ft -A blind ing snowstorm, several thousand fee-, above the earth, caused the balloon America II, which sailed from Kansas City in the International race last night to descend at a point four miles west of here at 1 ,V o cloc k try's morning When nea-ing the ground the t.allic ii stru-i. teleiaph wires alor.s the I'hirurfo. Ml1- aukee & St. Paul rallwav anO a' v recked Pilot W. F. Ashman escaped without injury, but Aide J i' Hurlliurt va.i painfully bruised bv fall After the mishap the mn found ahelter In a farmhouse nearby. At 3.30 o'clock Pilot Ashman notified the Associated Pre: bv telephonejf his landing. He taid he nd hi companion had been through a most thrilling experience. Larlv last night they encountered a rainstorm and ascended to higher alti tudes In the hope of finding clearer sill ing Instead they ran into a fierce snow storm and intense cold The balloon was whirled around bv the wind to such an extent that they considered ij dangerous to attempt to remain up any longer and decided to ascend. In the darkne they could not see the te.egraph line below them and bejoi they knew what had happened the bal loon was entangled in the wires Ashman and Hurlburt expected to re turn to their homes In St. Louis today. Itcrlln I I.oimU mi ukii.. AUSTIN. Minn.. Oct. .-Balloon Berlin No. 1, Lleu'enant Leopold V'ogt, pilot. Lieut. Schoeller. aide, landed on th Jacob Bishop farm near Austin at 10 o'clock this morning. The balloon left Kansas City at 6 16 p. m. yesterday. SPARTA. Wis. Oct. .-The balloon Buckeye. Lieutenant F. P. Lahm, pilot, and J. H Wad. Jr.. assistant, landed In a field ten miles north of here at J (o'clock this morning. The aeronaut alighted safely. Iluiuli in Chicago Haberr. CHICAGO, Oct ( Kxcltement was caused today by tha explosion of a bomu in the rear of the bakery of Charles Sachs on th south side. Th detona tion was hrd for a mile and th explo stun shatterad hundreds cf window panes, fcacha had no labor trouM and could not account for the explosion. - BEN X7H AND HIS GRACIOUS QUEEN SSSrV hiss Maddened Steer Drives Teacher and Pupils from School VERDON, Neb., Oct. (Special i Miss Sailors and her pupils of Fajrvlew. a country school about thre miles south of Verdon. had n experience that will be remembered a life time when a 2-year-old Bteer rushed madly Into th school room. The animal was with a herd of cattl which Carey HlMln had bought from Graham Jon, and when placed on the scale for weighing had become greatly frightened Mr. Hlggin and three men wer driving th cattle to his home about nine miles north of Verdon, and had only proceeded a short distance until they reached th school, whero taher and - pupils were requsted to leave the yard and enter the building. Miss Sailor left the door open and th angry and excited teer rushed Into the school room. Miss Sailer and her pupil mad their escape through tha csther door. Th steer raged around the chool room nd worked havoc with th furnishings, breaking seats, overturning the stove and demolishing a largo atr cask. At Ust hi rn Into on cornier- of the room, looked up tc) the celling and could not t made to budge for an hour until at last he waa frightened by pounding on the outside of tha wall near him. The day ended with the steer being left a mil or two outh of Verdon. The next forenoon he wait going fairly well, until a pond was reached about a mile north of Verdon. 'Into the pond went the steer nnd again refused to move. A butcher wagon wa brought from Stella and he was dragged from the pond with ropes and pulled Into the wagon with a team of horses and then hauled eight miles to the Hlgglns farm. Considering the damage to the school room, and the wages of four men for two d.iys, the expense of getting the steer twelve miles would amount to PAPERS. IN VAN NESS CASE SERVED ON OFFICIALS (From a Staff Correspondent LINCOLN. Oct . (Special 1 Governor Aldrlch. Land Commissioner Cowlea and State Treasurer Genrg held a'conference today with relation to the Injunction Bull which haa been started against them by Charles Van Ness, an Inmate .of the Sol diers' home of Giand Island The pui pose, of the suit Is to prevent the state officials and rommandanf Hoyt from .lis rhaigmg the complainant from the state Institution. ' We are not, going to let any justice of the. peace enloln us," said the governor. from conducting the business of this state, for it must go on despite the courts. The suit, to tell the truth, re minds me of one of the first cases 1 ever tried A man at l lvsses was being tiled toi violating the Sicrmnb law, and I was Jefmdcng him In th argument I put forth tl.e claim that the la- a uncon stitutional in that It interterefl wi'h a man's liberties .Much to my surprise the justice forthwith declared the hi I uncon stitu'ional and the case waa over." Both the menibeis of the Boaid of Pub lic Lands and Buildings and the governor with Commandant lloyt agree tlv.it Van Ness should he eject id tiom the home as a trespasser on st.ite property, and this action may be lairr taken, II Is said. I;. the state official SUPREME COURT 'IN WEST UPHOLDS NEBRASKAN'S PLEA LINCOLN. Oct (Special ) In de claring the workiiiKmen' compensation act constitutional the Washington state supreme court recently upheld In detail a brief submitted to that tribunal by George A Lee. a former University of Nnbraska man. and whose parental home ii at llumholjt. The Washington law Is one of the first framed along the lines, which it covers jnd Is similar to one vihlch It is believed will be submitted to the next Nebraska legislature by tha commission appointed for th purpose of drafting such a meas ure. INDIANA SCHOOLS OBSERVE POET RILEY'S BIRTHDAY INDIANAPOLIS. Incl . Oct 6.-The first geneial ob,nrvanoe of James Whit comb Riley s birthday anniversary wis hld today In evury Indiana school. In recognition of the lionr, lh "Hoosier poet ' issued greetings to h:s children n lends Riley is said to be 5f years old but h refuse to confirm th dt of hi birth. wzmm mvicS SOUTH OBAHA JJUSIER CASE Action Under Eackett Law Against Ryan and Pivonka. IRREGULARITY ABCUT BONDS Allegation Board Kefued to Adopt F. 'Ip Bales and Befnsed to fanrel License of .lolin Pranek. (From a Staff Correspondent LINCOLN. Neb , Oct. 6 -(Special Tel, gram 1 Alleging In his petition that the members of the Fire and police board of outh Omaha. J J. Hvan and Joseph Pivonka have been seen drunk and In toxicated on the streets, that thev have treated other In public places ahd have violated the Sackett law provisions re lating to the sal of liquors. Attorney General Martin today filed an ouster suit In the state supreme court. Th suit ws fllod by order of Qovar nor Aldrlch. who for some tlm pt has been gathering evidence, in the mat ter. Dean Ringer, a former Cornhusker football star and now an attornev In South Omaha, ha been active In gather I Ing proof as to tha derllctness of th two offending commissioners In violating the state law and rtty ordinances. This 1 the second suit filed under th Sackett, the first being instituted by Arthur Mullen against Chief of Police, Donahue of Omaha, n action started at the - Instigation of ' former Governor KhaHohbcrger and ' which I tlll In supreme court. The two men ccueid In th present suit entered otfice In April. 1!U0. Th mayor f South Omaha Is the third member of the commission. The petition alleges that whenever tha mayor and chief of police ttmpted to nforre the law regulating th aale of liquors, th two defendant either die. missed the suits or refused to tak any evidence whatever. To make the ouster suit valid the state must now prove that the law charges the fire and police board with the n forcemenl of the law and further that they failed to enforce th lw. The petition filed by th attorsv gea eral alleges that the commission willfully failed to adopt rules and regulation for the removal, trial, discipline or tru'danc of tha police department although such rule necessarily had to be adqpted In order to render the police service of the city of South Omaha efficient and to se cure the enforcement of state gnd city laws. The stales petition sets out that the bondr of man: talonnkeepers. s ap proved by Commissioners Pivonka and hyan. are worthless, and In some In stances, proof of which is had the same bondsmen have signed more than one bond In the case of the bond of Joshua L Cohu It Is alleged that of three per sons who signed It none had exemption over and above the mount required by law I The rommlsiloin-rs. so it Is charged. knew this when Ihev approved the bond. The bonds of Christ Korbmacker and thlrtv-one other saloonkeepers are al leged to have been signed by insufficient securities. The commissioners ar alleged to have refused to cancel the license of John i Franek though thev knew he sold liquor on primary election day. August 15, and on August V the same being charged I again: t Joshua Cohn. it being alleged In the petition that Commissioner Ryan specific. !iy asked the chief of police not to file u complaint against th offndr. Poil'e.nan Savotvich Is alleged to have violated a board rule and to have ac tively engaged In politics. General law. lessness and disobedience to laws 1 sat out In the petition, many Instances being set out to prove the allegation. Duke of Connaught , Sails for Canada . LONDON. Oct . The duk of Con naught, accomp.mled by th duchess, sailed on the steamer Empress of Ireland from Liverpool todav to assume the of fice of governor gcnnal of Canada, In which h succeeds Erl Gry. Prince Arthur and Princess Vlcorla Patricia did not go with their parent, but will loin them t Ottawa later A large pa.it v gathered at ths railway station here to bid the duke and duchess goodbv. A pm-t ion of the steamer had l.uen reserved for theni and the duke j staff, aides, secretaries and phvsli'ian. lie Mar M liia Marathon. BROCKTON. Mass.. Oct. S Clarnca De Mar of Melrose, winner of the Bos ton Athletic association marathon raca last spring, won the Brockton marathon today. The race tarted from Boston at U o clock. D Mar finished at t.2:Mi. MER11Y MONARCH RECEIVES CROWK Ak-Sar-Ben XVII Ascends Throne Before Multitude of Subject! at His Castle. JOSEPH BAKKER IS THE KING Popular Younr Business Han is to Rule for One Year. ELIZABETH DAVIS CONSORT Beautiful Daughter of One of Omaha's Ironvme.it Families. CEREMONY HOST UZPRESSIVE nxcu- raatle U a durprtus to All n denote of Wonderful Cbsoaes Wh.lrh llur Keen M ronstht Since l.ast Year. Hall to the new king' Ak-Sar-Ben XVII nr i ules ever Q-jlver. v ith splendid reremonv the king and hlf o'lcen ier ri owned la st niht in tl.e co onaton hall of th ioal eestle. alr-adv made niem.'i.iMe bv the ce :lni of .tx'eon monarch of the dvastw ind l:tvghts nd ladles sta'hered from ill roiii'rs of the realm acclaimed the r ev :- iv errlsno the grandest of them all. Jot.eph lUrker Is the king and Mias tlUileth Davis the queen. Most imposing ceremonial ever seen in Quiver was the coronation. Th grand old feudal hall, the beuty t whose flags and bunting of Ak-Sr-Bn colors ws enhanced by miniature for re's pf palm and f-?riis. ws ablaze with mvrtad lights. who brillianre revealed most, clearlv to their pecpl the counte nances of th king and queen and lent a marvellous radiance to their rich robis Ths most valiant knights of. th realm wer there to honor their sov ereign The fairest ladles of th relm vveie th them In shimmering silks and satins, sparkling iewels nd lces. Outald of the -space reserved for th eremonles there was no spot In the immense hall where man. woman or child could sit or stand that wa not occupied The coronation floor Itself wa filled with those who. a special royal favor, hd th privilege of taking part In th king's lull tht followed the coronation, while the galleries wr crowded with those who came only to see th person of their sovereign and watch th merry dancera Nobles of Realm Attend. Th knight of big ffair of th wbola land wer In th throng th lawmaker, tha statesman, th financier. th writer who mould public opinion, the noted men of medicln. th merchant princes, th great builder. Only IUn or great str of personal affair kept ny on f thm from being prsnt ta do homage to th royal pair on th Bight of their acoemloa. Th xpertany of the olulUtud wa Increased hy th fact that they knew not the Identity of th king and queen until they approached th thron In tat to receive their crown at the hands of the carnival. That they were about to learn who tho governor of Ak-Rar-Beti bad rejected to rule over them set them a quiver with eg;ernes. The hum of conversation and th laughter were first etllled when the her- Ids announced th entrance of A com pany of hi ma1ety' most favorevi knights, those who were In charge of the mvsterlea of the royal caatl during th summer. Thev marched In intricate, fig. ure ahout the hall, then to the music of Lord T Hellyer Selgh' famous song in the Gymkhana, they escorted to a box reserved for them. Lord T. Hellyer Selgh of the Indian service; Gc-fteral Gridiron, chief of artillery, and the regi mental doctor. Then came four Hotten tots, singing th Hottentot ong from th Gymkhana Salaaming, they turned to await Chief PakonuU, the Kanntbal King, accompanied by hi fan bearer, and uhrd in by tha King Jester. Sak onut was escorted to a box and Lord Hellyer Selgh sang th final line of the Gymkhana. "The cruel war Is over and th blood Is In tha shed " Th" Governors Enter. 'ext entered the governors of Ak-Sar-Ben. In knee breeches and all other ap purtenance of their state dress, an nounced bv th heralds and saluted by twenty-one guns s They took thftlr places before the throne Cardinal Jouaph M Baldrlg. preceded by Bishop Ben Galla gher and followed by the crown bearer, cam then ajid aarended tha thron tps to walt the king nd queen Hralds then announced the king and the vast aasemblasa grew very ailent. The king entered from a tde chamber at the extreme rear and walked with slow and stately tread the entire length o ft ha hall, clothed with royal ermine and In long robes held bv pages Then the rfPl that It w Joseph Barker, one of their best loved. nd their happi ness wss intense. Hi malesty paused at the throne to await the queen Herald trumpeted again to te'l the peo ple of tha coming of the royal consort nd her retinue. Came then the princesses of blood royal, the twelve special maid of honor among them taking their tand inside th line of governors. Came then tha four duchesse Even more eager did th people ee.m (Continued on Eighth Page.) Boxesof O'Brien i Candy. Dalzeli's Ice Cream Bricks Base Ball Tickets. AU are given away frea to tuot wno uud their nam ui ice aat ad. Head it ant ads every day, your name win appear tome naie. uiuyce more tuau out. No pu2zles to solve nor u6 acriptloua to get just read tea want ad. Turn to the want ad pajjea there you will find nearly evury busine bouae lu the city rep resented, i .