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nrE BEE: OMATIA, SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 25, 1011.
A Tltoroisgiifored Coat
Made by Fampeck, the
best posted young men's
tailor in America.
It's a big, comfortable
coat, with a convertible col
lar that really fits your neck.
The fabrics are as exclu
sive as the inimitable Sam
peck tailoring browns and
grays in mixtures, diagonals
and rich color combinations.
Other coats with medium
shoulders still others in the
rakish and ever popular rag
Ian styles there 'b n Sam
peck model made just for
you, no. matter what your
$18.00 to $35.00
Mark Cross Hand Sowed Gloves $1.50
T TJOKO PEOPITS
niS-lKO TARilAU 6TH2ST
TELL OF KELLY'S ACTIONS
Witneuei in Murder Trial Seek to
Show Hit Condition.
CARELESS ABOUT 1113 LIFE
IIRS. PATTERSON ON STAND
' (Continued from First Pare.)
1 My noil, 1 mean." ,
'Did It com our '
','No, but It'll cotnlmt off now.",
At lllllon request Mr- Patterson ex
hibited th injured numbtr to th Jury,
walking up and down peat tha double
row of her Judges with tha lacerated digit
lield plaint to vlw.
After Another attack by Pattaraon. wh
pea declared aha -went to I'latrlct Attor
''My fao wa fcrul.ed and swollen, fln
irer print were atlll upon my throat, and
I could not turn my head," aald tbn'fiarr
rat or. . (.
Throuth Elliott aha filed a, autt for dt
ore. When her husband; wa notified
at tha eult, aha said, ha remarked:
"I'm going to $10,000 out of titfa, or I'm
going to hav blood."' v . "' '-' '
"Yaa; w had walked on from the Peck
School, where wa met. because Chlo aald
t waa too public. I noticed that a man
was following ua."
By thla Urn tha ooupla had reached tha
sidewalk In front of tha llendiie home,
where tha homicide waa committed. ,
Coming to tha actual homtotd, Mra.
Patterson aald that on Monday, the day
of. tha a hooting, aba had a, clerk cat
Patterson on tha telephone. They met
"Why don't you withdraw thla divorce
lull and sign over that deed to me. and
I'll withdraw my autt against Blrouaa
and com horneT" her husband asked
'.'Then ha atkad me for 130. I told him
wouldn't alfn ovar anything to blm."
"Do ypu jemember anything In ' partie
s' r that you observed at thla timer"
lked Attorney Hilton. : ,. ,
"He waa atlll perflating that I algn
rver all my property to hlra, and ha aald;
You will algn or I'll choke the life out of
tou.' Then ho seised my by. the throat
ind bit ma on the ahoulder. 1 aoreamed
tnd he let ma go. He pulled a clipping
trojn hi pocket and asked: "Have you
cen thlr and he banded It to me."
"What waa Itt" Attorney Hilton a iked.
"it was about a eult for tl'S.OUO, dem
ist which Mr.' Patterson had filed
Ualnat Mr. fttrous for alienation."
"I) LI Mr. Patterson say anything then?"
"Yea. K said he would, drop tha ault
f I would deed the bungalow to him and
turn my bank account over to him and
rop my divorce ault."
'"I'll do nothing of the kind.' I replied.
Then he at ruck me a blow In the face and
t staggered back."
"What then took place T'"
'He struck me again and knocked me
to the ground and kicked me.",
"What then?" "
"I opened my bag and got out my re
volver and fired."
"How many times!"
"I don't know." .
, "More than onoaT" "
, "Well, how many T"
"I don't know." -
"Don't you remember anything, after
. "No." , ' ; ;
i '"0111 when?". ' ' , ( ,
, "Not until I' awoke In jail the next
', Wltne "here waa turned over to the
TWO IN TAR CASE
(Continued from First Page.)
"None considered for a moment the al
leged bad reputation of Mary Chamber
lain when he com to make up hla ver
dict." Mr. Bandore could not remember how
mart', ballot were taken, but he aald
they1 were numerous. '
Mary Chutnberlaln waa not present.
It waa aald she had thought a verdict
Impossible, and had left town today for
NEW YOItK. Nov. H-Wllilam J. Cum
mlns; the Nsshville (Tenn.) banker, and
the head of the suspended Carnegie
Truat company of thla city, recently con
victed of tbe theft of IHO.OOO from a trust
fund held by the Carnegie company,,
today waa sentenced by Justice Davis In
the supreme court to an Indeterminate
term In tbe atate prlaon of from four
yera and eight month to eight years
and eight month.
OXFOIID; Neb.. Nov. J4.-(8pec!aL-Eugene
Co died at :S8 yesterday morn
ing of typhoid fever after an lllnes of
sixteen daya. He waa SI years of affe.
He was one of the main support of Irla
widowed mother and hla death la a aad
blow to her. Services were conducted at
the home Thursday morning by Itev.
Clark and the remains were taken to
Edison ixtr burial.
uniors' Small Women's
: COATS .
Reduced for Saturday
After several weeks' heavy selling we find that
we have about "100 beautiful coats in odd sizes for
juniors and small women.
Because of their odd sizes we have made price re
ductions which will tell every coat Saturday. Your
f-ize is doubtless included, and this is an unusual op
portunity to secure your coat at far below its real value.
Every coat is of the samo high grade material and
exclusive style which has made our coats "so popular
this season including the Polo, Reversible and Sailor
Collar, styles, , in .beautiful plain colors . and fancy
We urge an early selection.
Size..for juuiors and small women up to feize 3S.
At Om Tim harn4 Tablets, Oac
rlin and the Other Net,
and Swallowed Uae by
(From a Staff Correspondent.)
DEo MOINES, Nov. 84 (Hpeclal Tele
gram.) befenee In the Kelly murder trial
ha auhpoenaed W. K. Burna of Omaha,
who will tfll of Dr. Kelly a astlona whil
he was an In inte of the Keeley lm.itut
a year ago, also , Frank Capell of Council
Dluffs, who waa present when he was
committed to the Inebriate hospital at
The defence will also ask for several
wltnesRes In De Moines, who will glv
evidence of Insanity In Kelly Jut before
the 4redy of March 21
Dr. MacDIarmld of Omaha gave testi
mony today In defense of Dr. Kefly In
line with other evidence to ahow how the
defendant had broken down mentally
early this year and the effect of hi long
career of drinking and using drugs.
When Kelly waa practlolng In Water
loo, Neb., h cam to MaoDlarmld'a offic
twice a month and waa generally intoxi
cated. Once when the wltnea was called
to conduct a post-mortem he prevented
Kelly from Incurring great danger from
Infection by deliberately placing hla bare
hand upon tha gangrened parts of tha
Dr. Btephens of Treynor told on th
stand how Kelly had on on occasion
mixed up several tablets of poison and
on that wa not polaonoua and had then
shuffled them about and shutting his
eyes selected on, which ho swallowed.
It proved to be of cocaine and th wltneia
saved his life.
The court adjourned the case until Mon
day morning when It will b continued.
At Plates Barred.
Automobile plates are not conaldered a
printed matter and cannjut b sent
through th maila at thlrd-cla rate.
Th Potofflc department haa mad a
ruling to thla effect In answer to a r
Quest made by Postmaster Kurts on ap
plication for a ruling mad by Sedretary
of Stat Hayward. '
It wa th hop of th State department
to secure permission to ntr th plate
as third-clas matter and cut the aXDensa
of delivery of the plates In two.
Notice ( gate Rabbery.
Th headqusrtera of the State Banker'
association here waa notified today of
the robbery of $4,000 from the Derby State
bank of Derby, Lucas county, and de
tective have bean sent to work on the
case. The safe wes blown oon. "
The Fort Dodge, Des Molnos dc Southern
railway haa bought the abandoned New.
ton A Northwestern railroad. It plan
to electrify the Newton line. In a ahort
time from Colfax to Newton and It will
be operated by, the De Molne Inter-
Iowa Engineer. Will
Help Make Plan for
IOWA. CITY, la., Nov. M,-(Speclal.)-Dean
William U. llaymoud of the collese
of engineering of the University of
Iowa, haa just been anoolnted a member
of a special committee selected by th
board of direction of th American So
ciety of Civil Engineer, th purpoa of
hloh will be to formulate principle
and methods for the valuation of rail
road property and other public utilities.
Every county of every atate In th union
Is to be affected by the report of the
committee. Other member will be
Alfred Noble, who waa In charge of the
rennylvanla railroad tunnel under th
Hudson river, Nw Tork; T. 11. John
fpn, consulting engineer of the Penn
sylvania line wet f Pittaburgh; J. p.
BnoW, chief engineer of the Boston
Maine railroad; C. U Strobrf, president
of th trobl Steel Construction com
Pvxy, Chicago; Frederick F. 8tearn.
conauttlng engineer of Uoaton, Mas.
Leonard Motoalf, consisting engineer,
Choyenne Men Pay
Thirty Thousand for
' Territorial Rights
CHETENNE, Wyo , Nov. l.Speclal.)
A number of prominent business men
are mourning the loss of sums aRtrVecat
Uig .10.000, n4 the men who. "worked"
them have departed for greener fields, al
though they cannot be prosecuted even it
their victims wished revenge. ,
Last summer two men appeared here as
agent of a pressed metal kitchen cabinet.
They did a land offic business, and after
disposing of 00 cablneta In Cheyenne In
terested local business men In outside ter
ritory, which wa disposed of at from
$UoO0 to tl2,O0, according to th size of
the aald territory. A retired ranchman
purchased the atate rights for Idaho,
paying 112.000 for aame; a dairyman pur
chased Natrona county, this atate, for
M.W0; a physician purchased rights In
another county In the state for $3,000,
while a well known postal clerk running
between Cheyenne and Pocatello paid
14,000 for the Utah state rights. In ad
dition to this the purchaser advanced
ti per cabinet on a certain number of
cabinet which they contracted to buy.
Agent of the local kitchen cabinet
magnates wr placed In th field, but
with Indifferent success. In some In-
stancee they found their territory had
been sold to others, who had already can
Goes Down in Storm;
TOKIO, Nov. 21-Th Japanese de-
atroyer Harueame foundered oft Shlma
province In a torm today and forty-flv
of the crew of lxty perished.
MURDER OF WIFE
(Continued from Page One.)
Pwavral ef Kaalaeer Havtlaad.
FORT DODOK. la.. Nov. .-(8peclaL)
-The funeral of W. J. Havtland, Illlnota
Central engine- killed In the Logan
wreck, was held Thursday In this city
and A special train with a great dele
gation of railroad men from Waterloo
and Fort Dodge and with relative and
other friend went to Cheroke at noon,
wher th body waa to be Interred be
side that of Mr. and Mr. Havlland
Superintendent Down haa not given
out hi decision about. th caus of the
wreck. He held an Investigation all day
Bankers Meet in
Detroit Next Year
NEW ORLEANS, Nov. H.Detrolt to
day waa selected as th meeting place of
the 1BU convention ,f the American
Bankera' association her. The time of
the next convention will be named by
the executive council at ita meeting la
$17.50 and $23.0)
Coa s, Saturday
$22.50 and $25.09
1518-1520 FAPJIAM STREET
CEDAR FALLS. la.. Nov. .-6peclal.)
In the beautiful home cf President
Homer II. Seerley of the . Iowa Stat
Teachers' college, hla younger daughter,
Mlaa Helen C. Seerley. wa last evening
united In marrtgae with Atherton B.
Clark of Cedar Rapid, son of Colonel
Charlea A. Clark, a prominent attorns
"d grand army man of Iowa. The of
ficiating clergyman waa Rv. E. K. Dy
of th First Congregational church, and
about 109 guests wr present
New 1'ostal Isrlsti Bsski.
(From a Staff CorresjKindent )
WASHINGTON. Nov. 21 -ISneclal TW
gram.)-Poaiai savlncs banka -m k.
established on 'December tt as followa:
Nebraska-Dlller. L'llwood, Stratum
Iowa-Howe Dalla. Center. Pauliiaa,
IfoutH Dakota-Hecla, Voir.
Heater Lt l Day.
t-ASFfc.ll, Wyo., Nov. U. tBpeclal.)
wora nas oeen received that B. H. Allen
who got lost while hunting big game In
me iisction uoie country, uX been
found, although hi handa and feet are
uaaiy lron. Allen wandered away dur.
ing a atorm and was without food or
shelter for six daya
Oaly Oit "BMUMO Ql'ISINE"
That 1. Laxative Bronio Quinine. Look tor
tti. aiiiaiiire of k.. W. Uruv., Lsed tb
urM wvr 10 vui. a voiti lu op si. Xm.
nesse to th execution tolled ' through
th 'murky dawn up th hill to the peni
tentiary, that look down on the city.
They wsr quickly conducted, single, file,
through gate of steer bar to th cham
ber where Seattle waa to offer hla atone
ment. There waa no conversation.
' Within the chamber all wa in readi
ness. The chair, a solid structure of oak,
would ordinarily have appeared like the
chair teen In libraries. In th somberly
bar chamber, however. It wa sinister.
Straps dangled from ita arm and back,
and shining steel clamps appeared in tha
light of th electric like tentacle out
stretched to clasp a victim.
The witnesses were seated six abreas
In an angle of the room. They shuffled
their feet uneasily and -when one leaned
forward to speak to another, hla action
waa received with frown.
Major Wood, with , two deputy war
dens, addresaed the witnesaea, going
through some small formalities demanded
by law. Then, with hla two men trooping
behind, he paascd out Into th building,
wher Beatr.e awaited the' summons in
hi cell adjoining. i 't " .
Death March I Short.
lu th death chamber, the voice of th
warden could be heard plainly reading to
thja doomed man th final summon. Tha
warden's vole droned on. It seemed to
tb witnesses Interminably. In reality
th eompltanc with, the law occupied
only a brief moment. Then, with BeatUe
between them, the deputy warden began
tluelr progress toward th chair, only a
few feet away.
When the. 'procession, followed by
Superintendent Woods started, a signal
wa given which plunged the death cham
ber Into blackness, save for a single
light Immediately over th chair. Thla
waa so hooded that It outlined the chair
In a circle of biasing radiance so intense
that the "remainder of the room seemed
In utter darkness. Th witnesses scare
could see each other. The prisoner saw
nothing but th chair. Thar waa no de
lay In preparing for the end. BeatUe
took his place, th prison surgeon and
lectrlclan adjusttd the straps, a half
dosen clamp were quickly thrown Into
place and snapped.
The cap, resembling a leather foot ball
head harness, wa adjusted, and th men
The warden raised his hand. Instantly
Seattle' body tiffnel with such vio
lence that th crtrapa creaked with the
train, the clamp rattled a though tb.y
war cast nets In th hands cf death, and
then that which once had been Henry
Clay Heat tie, Jr., relaxed. -
It wa Just 7:SS a., m. when th shock
was applleflj On rtilnut later BcatUs
waa dad. '
Th surgeon had gon forward and
with a stethoscope had listened for an
other faint beating of th heart that
less than sixty second befor had lived.
He stepped back.
"He la dead."
The witnesaea fUsd out One or two
were ghastly pal aa they stepped Into
th early morning light.
History at Crime.
The crime for which. Usury Clay' Seat
tle. Jr.. was executed today was one of
tb most sensational in th criminal his
tory of Virginia, Interest In th murder
waa country-wld owing to ita unusual
feature and th swift movement of Justice.
On th eight of July 18 last Beattl
drov hla automobile Into Richmond, car
rying with him th body of hla wife,
which had a gaping ahotgun wound In
the head. He declared that a tall bearded
man had accosted him on th Midlothian
turn pi k five mile from Richmond, and
when be had requested the man to make
room for htm In the road the stranger
without warning had fired the shot which
killed Mr. ' Seattle. He added that he
had grappled with th man. but wa over
powered and that th murderer had fled,
leaving th gun behind. This story of
th crlm was maintained by Beatti t
For a brief time Seattle' story was
given soma degree of credenoe, but within
a day or two, suspicion began to point to
htm aad he was kept under closest ur-
etllance. Bloodhounds taken to th scene
of the crime refused to Have the place,
circling around tbe blood spot on th
Beattla. It eventually transpired, bad
thrown ths shotgun Into th topneau of
his automobile after th hooting, but In
pasrlng over th same railroad tracks
not far from th acen it had been Jolted
out and waa picked up later by a negreas.
This gun, which UoatU alleged had be
longed to the mysterious highwayman.
proved th means of aendlng th young
man to th lectrlo chair.
At th coroner' inquest th wespon was
Identified by aul Seattle, a sccoitd
il fi if If Here's an Opportunity to Bay
l lhrh1fh(PYQm.mm Browning, King & Co. Clothing For
iVlLJUHk,M O Your Boat a hDecided Saving.
Oar Boys Clothing Stock Must Be Reduced
Prior to Taking Inventory
Note These Redactions Carefully Then Act.
$6.50, $7.50, $8.00 Suits and Overcoats
Jaunty styles in all wool fabrics Overcoats, sizes 3 to 8 years;
Suits 9 to 17 years splendid assortment from QC Aft
which to choose; special sale price vtJtvv
$8.50 and $9.00 Suits
An exceptional valuo in Boys' Two-piece Suits sizes 9 to 17
years all wool fabrics; for Saturday,. dJJ Aft
your choice, at
$8.50 and $10.00 Overcoats
For the little fellows between 3 and 8 years of age; here's Over
coat values you seldom see equaled jaunty styles, Q fi CA
well made all colors; choice, on sale vUotlv
$10.00 and $12.50 Suits and Overcoats
J)ozens of garments in this lot of Boys' Two-pieco Suits and
Juvenile Overcoats best of styles; our special t?Q CA
sale price vO.tlV
R. S. WILCOX, Mgr.
"FOLLOW THE BEATON PATH
OMAHA people, generally, are agreed that Beaton's Is the bft drug store In the city, and a large
number of them have found out that It is cheapest as well. We have buying facilities that
are not available to the average "corner" store that is one reason why we consistently un-,
dersell all competition. We are sort of - cranks about proper servlce we believe In giving our
patrons the very best kind of atten- j QUVE OIL - "on promptness courtesy and
anything and everything else that w guarantee our olive we can think of to help make Bea
ton's a pleasant place to buy. For pted. nt-if iS; Saturday we are offering several
standard articles, at price, that you nh .vy SpV'ffi can SEE are unusual, as follows;
It back and the money T
Z Funded? srohferrfUw,yharve. 2Bc Nail Enamel (stick) lm-
Kn Rsnltol Llauld 10 not been asked to r- ported lOf?
S55c B?ato J- botti. sso 2fo Dido Rice Powder. Paper.
1 6c De Mar's Glycerine Soap. . .10 l-pt. bottle... ...... so imported ................ .J.O?
lie Be Mar's Tooth Powder. . .101 Sa,onquart- --R3o 3 ot; bottle G1ertDe Bnd -n.
25c De Mar's Tooth Paste 10 I ter V : 10
1 pint bottle Household Ammonia 10 . . Velvet Cream, particularly recommended
- , i a . ,, Ai.hhi ttj. for rough skins and chapped hands 10
1 pint bottle denatured Alchohol 10 25c Tooth BruBQ .'..ilOc
V4 pint Witch Hal ......10 25c -oz. bottle Rose or Violet Perfume.. 10
4-ounce package Rochelle Salts 10 1 pound Epsom Salts. .....10
Large Chamois. l0 2 Be Flexible Nail File 1Q
Beaton Drug Company
ISth and Farnam Streets
The finest watch made is
the Patek-Philippe watch,
which is manufactured in
Geneva, Switzerland. That
this time piece excels , all
others with absolutely no
exception-may '.be news to
you. It is convincing evi
dence to state that only the
leading jeweler in every city
in the world is permitted to
sell this watch, as, for ex
ample: Tiffany, Kew York;
Spaulding, Chicago; Shreve,
San Francisco ; Hudson,
Minneapolis; Jaccard, Kan
sas City; Edholm, Omaha.
.Whn you think of Chritroa pres
ents ren.wmber the Pstek watch.
Xoa't Merely ujr Tavest.
glxUeatfe and Karnsy.
Suits and Overcoats to Order $20
t . ii. ;
A suit or overcoat made to measure to fit yon not a wooden
modelflt bett'r,, feels better, holds Its shape andwears 'longV ..
' thamready mades.. tv . ." ' ' .. h . ?? .-
Our store and show windows are filled with choice patterns'
of all wool goods which we offer made to order at $20 to $40.
,',', COME EARLV 8ATURDAV. . i; '
Every garment guaranteed perfect In fit and style. -v
MacCarthy-Wilson Tailoring Co.
804-306 South 16th Street. Mve Steps South of Farnam. '
The Sunday Bee
With Happy Hooligan. LittUy
Nemo, the Katzenjammer Kids
and th whole interesting fatniJ
sx m aT
AVehandle every line of goods properly belonging in a drug store. Wo aro purchas-
ers in large quantities irom uutuuiav;tuic.o "r""ui r r
nisn the items we nanuie in pure quamjr
Boon's Emulsion .
Hay' Hair Health
Standard Drug Store Goods
at Deeply Cut Prices
Clears by Oox
Do you know that ours U th lar
eat and moat widely asortd retail
tore of Clsara In Omaha, and that
our prices we leas by the box than
the resular Jobbing price!
ro you know that our Humidorea
hold over hair milliou cigars, and
contain nearly 300 brands and sisesT
nms sieiruiT VKICXS.
n.f un fi into 15c si so. for.:9S.OO
ii.. Kn vi r-at.it.n fnr i.St. O
Box t9 Manilla. 1 for llJo six., fa.60
Ilox 69 Official Beal. I for c..i.M
box viarcia Lablnata k09
rrajroAKS vatbstt msicxaxa
at cur rsxozs.
Rexall Mucuton ........ . . . fJo-S
Usterine 16-S5o -So
h.xaii Kidney Cure t"i"2??
porden' Malted Milk . . . .4ao-76e
II 00 I.ydla iMnkham a Coinpoumi.S
1.00 Kell L.teranoa
Newbro s Herpiolde -
Hexall Hair Tonlo J00"! ?!
Kellow'a Syrup, for -la?
i mt iirav'm (ilrcerln Tonlo So
Big Candy Sale Saturday
We handla Tar Food Candy
only an! in sealed packages.
Saturday la "Bargain Day" on
Not our prices on fresh Stand
ard roods. . .
too Barr s Saturday Candy for. Mo
0c Allesrettl'a Chocolates for S
Woodward's Candles, sealed pack-
ase 6o to .-0
15o lkr. Velvet Candy for ..-
O'Briens Choice Confections fir
Voeuele & Uinnlnir'e Maxeppa ljo
coratea and Maple Creams 30
Vstta BMCii V wj"
iresb J'rinie balled la
11.00 Win ot Cardul. for. ......
Dr. Cooper' Medicine
11.00 Ho.tetter' Ultter. ..... ...
I-uU lip of Goodrich' ramlly Medi
cines and Toilet Articles.
11.00 Squlbb's Barsaparilla f"r. To
bsomulslon for ........... . . .4So-M
Armour Malted CUw. bott0 e5a
Rexa'li ' Order'llei 22.214.171.124. Yoo-Sfco-oo
ranle Condrneed Milk, can
Five cakes Ivory Heap ...
7Ru Colguu Alcohol btove.......
i6o Mention's Talcum, for .......
25o lraves' Tooth Powder
All iPc Sar.ltol preparation....,
Mule-Team Borax, lb. pks
lOo can Potash I. ye
Three cakes Wool Soap ........
S5c bottle Japanese Hand Lotion.
2io . croxide for
sTearly BOO Items of Colgate's
Soaps. Perfuses aad Toll.t
Water at cut prlc.
tOo Malvlns Cream
fames and Batohet Speolal at en
cy a our tore.
Five Good Drug
Stores in Omaha.
cousin' or youns Henry, a' th weapon
he had purchased for Henry wim money
furnished by the latter, w.aio. wa.
rested lmnedlately after the inauesu
This waa oa July 21. and on Aususi is,
.... nmnth a.nd a day from th tlme'of
th murder, the trial was begun befor
Judg Walter A. Waton. in in
turesqu Utile Chesterfield county
house, sixteen, mile from her.
Jery Mad t of Fsrn.
Th Jury wa mad up almost entirely
of farmers, and on thla fact Beattl
based hie clan that he had been coe
vlcted, not for the murder ot hi wlf.
but becauv of bis relation with Bautah
litnford, notorlou yours woman. H
m.ut. t th. last that a Jury com pose 1
of city men would hav freed h.u Beat
ti waa defended by II- M. Bmlth, jr..
and Hill Carter. Th prosecution was
conducted by l O. Wendfoburs and X
Th Uial moved swiftly, though many
witnesses testified, and on Beptembc- .
after fifty-lsbt minutes ot eon.ld. ration
and prayer, the Jury In chorus Instead ot
through Us foreman, declared BeatUe to
be guilty of the murder of bis wife. Mo
tion for a new trial waa denied and No
vember 84 set a the day for' the execu
tion. On November 11 the Virginia supreme
court of appeals refused to grant an ap
peal on a writ of error, and two daya
Xr.irc a Coart
1' u. ivi
later Governor Mann, who had been ap
pealed to for commutation or reprieve.
Issued a statement declaring that th In
terest of th people of Virginia it
m.nded tltat Beatti should dl la tt
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