Omaha daily bee. (Omaha [Neb.]) 187?-1922, February 05, 1912, Image 1
Looking Backward This Day In Omaha tfllitj Ta saty Tea iwi Ago See Battmtai, Baga uk tarn The Omaha Daily Bee WEATHXX FORECAST. Fair, Warmer VOL. ' XL1 NO. 199. OMAHA, MONDAY ' MOBXIXG, . FEBRUARY 5, 1912-TEN PAGES. SINGLE COPY TWQ" CENTS.' RAILROADS HELD UP BI THE STORM Iowa Line in Wont Condition in Many Yean from the Snow. Lexington Man Meets Death While Making Visit to His Mother BLOCIADE AT HASOJt CUT LAPEKR, Mich.. Feb. 4.-Sprcial Tele gram. -Chsr lee G. Ryan, or Iverson. of Lexington. Neb., who I ft hla home here bout twenty J eaj s ago for the aast. re lumed yesterday to visit hli aged toother. j Her home Is about a rnlle from the nation and Ryanwalked the railroad trade ai All Boads Entering Are Tied Up a snort cut to the vicinity, when within Until 4 O'clock Yesterday. ',or,y ro,', of hl mo,hr' hou Unoi UCIOK leswruav. !rtppW tnm one track to another to avoid a freight train. An express tram struck him. kllllni him Instantly. The accident waj not Isnoww to the train crew unto the locomotive reached the at, lion and blood was found on the locomo tive. A Marco reiulted In the flnduig of hla body. - . . . Ryan wtnl to Nebraska and almost at one aettlrd at Lexington, where he on a store. Not lone aco hi mother wrote him. asking him to vitit her before ahe died.- Thl letter wai found on hla body and lev! to his Mentiflcatton. HUGE ICE BRIDGE M0VES;TREEDIE Great Frost Bound Stmctnre Aorosi Hiagara River Goei Out Without Warning-. THOUGHT TO BE PERFECTLY SATS Mutual Compliments THKTWIWE MBST&ln THEATER TRAINS ABE LATE I Afternoon Performances at Several Theater Are Called Off. SNOWFLOWS CALLED UTTO USE Uses to the Vnl Are la Better Cea dltlaa and Are Able ta Keep Tbe-tr Tracks Opea Dar ing Slem. Bliaurds In Iowa and Minnesota have completely disrupted all. railroad sched ules, for with the excopiloa of the Bur lington, trains ou alt linea Into Omaha are from twelve to twenty-four' hours lata, The Northwestern train due at ; Sunday morntnc from St. Paul was blocked la Minnesota and In consequence was aearly flttees hours, late. A special train oa the Northwester can-ring the atrical companies having engsgeiawts kera left St. Paul early Sunday moraine and was due yesterday afternoon. It was delayed In the billiard, but la finally got through, arriving here at 'Ai last night. Baos use of the delay matinee perform ances at . the Krug and Gayety were called off. The afternoon show at the Orpheum was also called off because of Uie late arrival of the trains. At Shelby. Is., snowdrifts were so lares that the Rock Island due Saturday morn Ins at I o'clock-did not get through until ":tf Sunday raemlng. On the Great West ern bo trains arrived all day Sunday. According to railroad reports, drifting enuw has not caused so much trouble for years. All over Iowa, eastern Nebraska and Minnesota traffic Is -blocked and trains are snowbound, late last night the Northwestern and the Rock Islsnd be gan to send out'enow plows to battle with the drifts, which la soma places are more than fifteen feet high. . , ' ' Drifts at Masaa City. MASON C1TT. la.. Feb. l-tHpeclal.)-So far as the five J I nee of railroads In this city are concerned they bar today faced the wont condition m years. Not a passenger or freight ha moved a wheel, being completely tied up by the Mlsaard of yesterday and last night, lasting untH 4 o'clock this afternoon. Tonight the Chi cago It Northwestern were starting Its trains out of here and the Chicago a Milwaukee will start snow ploys out. now Is piled fifteen feet high lit places aad the ruts are full. It will take several day , tb open them.. The Rock Island exsec to send Its rotary plow out tonight.' ' - -- - -. m i 'n i-r-n-- Bfandeis at Kearnev Lauds La Toilette KitARNEV, Neb.. Feb. 4.-Spect' lei egram y Louis D. Brsndrls last Bight spoke at length on the trust problem as seen by the progressive republican. Be paid tribute to the busthen ability of Robert M. La Toilette, the biggest busi ness man, ho said. In the country. He went Uij the doctrine of reason ability for the combination of Industrial terors as advocated ty La Follette, stat ing that unless a burlnees could give a reasonable rtf-Iy to the proposed object st a comMiistien, the combination should be refused. - Tha proposed revision along the lines worked out by, the Wisconsin senator with the cessation of the statute or limi tations during litigation pending as m veetlgatlon and putting the three times actual asanas t- claws Into effect was ex plained. " ....... : . Mr. Brandels look special' palm to ex plain the oMeeilrs -. stem, the reductleh of wages and the employment of foreign er by the Steel trust a typical methods of trust method. It the democratic form of government Is to be continued, he. said In dosing, no group of tndlvtSuati must bo allowed to beoem so powerful that it cannot be overcome. Vnc,- Info PnlA WoirQi jjOiQb ucbo uum nttui West is Comfortable t . . WASHINGTON. Feb. a-Bittcrly cold weather will vIsR toe eastern and southern atate the first of this week, but tiiere will be little snow or rata Th treekly ; forecast of the weather bureau tonight can . nothing but pleasant winter conditions generally after the cold ware shall have passed. Tbe forecast says: i "Unseasonably cold weather the first two' day of the-week In t!s eastern and southern state will be followed N by a reaction to higher temperature In this region by the middle of the week. Over the mlddlewest, the Rocky mountain region, and the Pacific slop tempera ture during the week will average near or above the normal. There are no In dications at the present time that an other cold wave will cross the country during the coming week. . "Tbe weather during the week will be generally fair. . except for a short period of anew and rains attending a disturbance that will appear In the far west on Tuesday or Wednesday, cross tbe mlddlewest, about Thursday aim the eastern states Friday or Saturday. Fre quent rain are probable the coming week In the north Pacific state. . ."Stormy weather I likely to continue the coming week, over the north Allan tic steamship routes' and Europe." " BURROWES NEW PRESIDENT OF ST. LOUIS UNIVERSITY CHrCAOO, Fb. 1-eAlssauier J. Bur ro wes. ft. J., president of Loyala uni versity herd, resigned today and left for St. Louis, her tomorrow he will be Installed a president St. Louis uni versity. His appointment came from theTmvolv the Identity, of A. J. White, the general superior of tlw Jesuits In Rom several doty agi, bat he did not notify eve tbe faculty of Loyala university until taday, it being Ms desire to avoid a desBoturtfati-a en hi departure Th appointment be-for three years. Rar. Jena K Mm aery wM asrra'a th head of Loyala tmhrerstty nnttt a new president to selected. The Weather For Nebraska-Fair; a--cier. For Iowa Fair, warmer. atwew at Jsaba Tewterdeir. Hours. reaspew A)',' , Hours. Dog. BBaBasaV 5 a. in 1 'StlZZfr la. m -t YjfTj' "i- ' a. m --1 TVA "v; 10 a. t ( M0 -f ' H a. m 4St' ? m'."."".'.n.".i I p. m u SC B- m....... 17 B. m K u -i. u J. B..Ppnovan Dies of Heart Disease ' ; ' , t John ' B. Donovan, well known newt paper man of Maalson: Neb.-, died yea- terday morning at" the horn of hi sts-': ter. Mrs. . MctCale. M Nortu TFenryi third, strest. Bntlth Omaha, jMf ' 1001 disease. He was el years o!L L. Wi-JtoBisoati ww -wels -toowav SJ a newspaper Ms and at on time was editor ( th -Madison Star-Mall and prnldsrit oT the Democratic. rrt o- cletlon. He was -deputy -game -warden under Governor njballenbarger. Tbe body will be ukon to Madison for Interment. Ten Oystermen " Thought Drowned . TiLOHMAXS, Md., Feb. 4. -Ten oyster mea are believed to have been drowned In th Choptsnk river when their boots wer carried Into the open waters In the lew Jam that began to move early this morning with 'the gle that swept over. Tllghmana Island. Th to boat Anns polls up to a lata hour had found no trace of th boat or men. . . ' Crowd of Enthusiast! Caught Upon Kauire loe Floe. HUSSARS DIES WITH WTTE Woman Fall Exhausted Seeking to Climb to Safety. ; YOUSG HAH OFFEES EESCTTE Taras Bark to Give Aid Md Aet Costa Hlaa Life Many Kaawa wered and Thrttllag Beoaea - Are Raeetee. Four Are Drowned; : , ' Ice Bridge Breaks NIAGARA FALLS, Feb. 4,-The Ice bridge which formed Just below the falls brok at . noen today. Mr. and Mrs. Parker of SyracuM. and William B. Iltaeock of Cleveland were drowned In the-whirlpool. , - KIMMEL INSURANCE CASE WILL BEGIN ON TUESDAY ST. LOt 18, Feb. 4.-Federal Judge AmldOB of North Dakota will preside In tbe United Slates district court Tuesday when tbe case of th First National bank of Nile. Mich., against the New Tork Lite I nan ranee company Is called. The former New Tork convict. Who claims he la George A. Klaunei. - Klmmel wa Insured for 3.N and th payment of the policies reeta oa the declatoB la the case. At th tfm of two former trials White wa held In tbe Auburn. K. T.. prison. Tb first trial ended In a verdict for tb plaintiffs which waa reversed In tb United State court ot appeal The second trial resulted In It Is expected tbe trial win take (be greater part of two week. Many deposition will be read. IOWA BANKERS' ASSOCIATION TO PAY REWARD TO OFFICERS DE8 M01XE9. Feb. a-tSpecUU Tele gram. Tbe Iowa Bankers association will pay reward of II. each for con- vtetloa of James Burn aad John Wilson for complicity m the robbery ot a bank at Derby last X or ember. They wore ooa victed at Charttoa. The amount secured at tbe robbery wan t.. On other was acquitted aad M h) suppoaed two other were camosraod In the robbery and are yet to be tried. ' SETTLEMENT WORKERS LOSE ' QUARTERS THROUGH FIRE p. m. . I p-a. toaspararlvo Local Reooeel. . lm. ml an. not Highest yesterday IJ B e Lowest yesterday . 3 It 24 17 Mean tensperature ' t! a t Preclpttauoa :..... . . . Teeaperatsre and preciBtlatisa depar tures from tbe aerenai: . Nermel teuipef stare B DeflH-ienry for tbe day Total excess since March L 111.. Normal preetpitatiea .tJtneh tMfkseacT for tbe dar M Inch 1-eOrieacT siaos Marck l...."...lliT inches! k teOctea-T for er eertod. 1vt0.1s.B)mcaaa I . . , asriod, lBX.tacaal-"v -w ClnCAOO. a-Wa, 4. More thaa M reel- deats of ta Una boas apertmenc oa th west ! were called froai their sleep early today wbea fir destroyed a porUoa ill of Bowea haB. oaa ot ta group of settle- ---5C; meat Validlagm, Two floors ot the VjUd- Ing. whlcb Is a- thius seal strocture. Th baa wb a gift to HuO aim. Jiiajh T. Bowea. . NIAGARA FALLS. N. T., Feb. 4.-Th great Ira bridge that has choked the river channel between the cataract and tit upper steel arch bridge below the falls fur tb last three week brok from from Its mooring at noon today andHrent down th river,-taking with It to their death a man and a woman, said to be Mr. and Mrs. Kldrtdg Stanton ot Toronto and Burrell Heacoca. 17 year old, ot Cleveland. O. Four' other persons were on the Ice at the time but managed to got ashore In safety. Th Bridge was considered safe. For weak th great field of Ice bad been coming down the river, piling up against tha barrier until It wa from sixty to eighty feet thick, an under th Influence of sero weather th great mas had be come firmly anchored to th shore. The Jam wa about 1,010 feet In length. And In some place a quarter ot a mil. in breadth. ...... BxearslawlstsTomr. ' For two weeks it hsd offered safe paa- sag to the hardy, and today an Immense crowd of excursionist cam to view the winter wonder of the river. Had th ac cident happened an, hour later la th day hundreds would have loot their lives. jr the crowd waa mo-ring Into Prospect ptrk la th elevator that run down tb cliff (or the purpose ot venturing out upon the' tea . , . ' - - i - omwhr deep In th great whirlpool tonight sleeps the man, partially Identified as Mr. Stonton, who twlc put asld chancel ot rescue In order to remain with hi terror-stricken wits, aad who, In th shadow of death, Just at th break in Urn rsplds, spurned assistance for him sell and attempted to bind about the Woman's body a rops dangling from the lower steel arch bridge. Tb lad, Burrel Heacock, waa -cast In the same mould. Had he not turned hack oa th loe .to -give asalstaaco tb th msn. hs too, might hav mad the shore.- , ' , Mill wives -vYsrstag. ' ' On the brtdgaat Hi Urn It trs free ftroa the sfaors, besides these three were Moara Gilbert ot till dty. Igntu Roth of Cleveland. Heacock' companion; Wl. Uaja HUl.aa old.Hvar.aiaa; .WllUam La- Wend,- river - man, and -an ualdBttfld Italian. Hill shack wa aeareot to lb American shore.- When- be beard .the grinding and crashing pf the loe, he ran at top speed toward the Canadian hora catllng on th other to follow him. !4- klond gava (bent warning that safety lay In that direction, Gilbert and tbltltn followed their lead. But the ethers beet the confused. By the time they had re gained their oomposure, th bridge was moving fast down th rtver. - The msn and woman started first to wards th American (bar, but they were topped by a Ian ot opea water. Back they . ran toward tb Canadian" a! turned about and made for tha American aide. When hardly mors -than fifty yard from th rocky shore the woman fall .on her face, utterly spent. Weaaaa dies lp. "I can't go on: I can't go on," shs cried. "Let us die here." 1 All the time th groat field of loo, driven onward by a southwest gal aad piesssd by a Jam broken fro from It ancborag near the base of the horseshoe fail, went oa breasting the terrible outrusk ot th Niagara Falls Power rompaayg tunsel outflow, the mightiest current la all tb river, .without being broken. A th women fell th man atrovs to get her to her feet again, aad tried to drag her along th ICe'calHng for assist anco to Roth aad Heacock, who ware nearest. Heaoosk turned back' to the com pie and helped support th woman. The act cost tym hi life. Roth struct !M along over the hummocks of lee, getting cloee to- the open . stretch, of. water at th Canadian end of the Jam. ' There ware men on the shore ready to give htm assistance. L blond. Hill, Wil liam Cook and Superintendent Harry King of the Ontario Power company. They Wer stationed at th bottom of th cliff Just at th foot ot ' Eastwood . street. Niagara Faila Oat. . . i Roth wa afraid to-trust himself In th Icy waters. Lablofid Jumped oat to the Bold of Ice with a rope and halt carried, half dragged tb boy ashore. : : . From th Brooklyn Kagl. TAF TJUSPENDS INDIAN ROLE 1 wseaws-awe. 1 Faror Permitting The of Xeligiou Garb at School. . , COXIQSSIOHZK TALEHTIJiTS ACT Declares ' PrektMtery Rrgalatloa Whlek Weald Kaolad Catkellea froai arkoala Mad Wltboat CoaSBltlag Head. FAMOUS KENTUCKY GUN ' MAN DIES NATURAL DEATH CRAB ORCHARD. k. Vt -. flrarlng m many Kentucky shooting af frays. Grove Kennedy, 7 yeara old, ai on time a noted outlaw, later a eoaelct In the Freak tort penitentiary, and the father ot thro murderers, died a natural death today at his home near her. - Kennedy and all three of Vm sobs a ere seat to tbe penitentiary for murders aonv mltted at various times. During the lat ter part of tha eider Kennedy's Hfe.he Messed religion sad his last Illness Is. largely attributed by hts faatfty to grief ever th recent death ot a sea In th prison hospttBl at Frankfort. CONVICT CONFESSES HIDING DYNAMITE AT LEAVENWORTH lATBBTWORTH. Kaa, rah. 4.-Rae- ert.Baosnaa. a eewvtot ta the atsts psal teatiary at laiBBng. teas cejeased to W. H. Mac key. deputy wardea ot tha federsj paa-teetiaTr ben. that a sad k Is brother Jams ssrrtted tbe (ear sticks of dyna mite and twarro rseoieer isassisisd by the guard Piasmlni 1 a moatb ace. bat Ma. t kaowa arte vssa WASHINGTON. Feb. .-Presldent Taft has suspended Commlasloneor of Indian Affairs -Valentine's present order, which prohibited the wearing of distinct! vw re ligious insignia and religious garb at school exercises In tb Indian school. In a letter to eleereury of the Interior Flshar, which was Immediately forwarded to the- commlsslgner, th president or dered Mr. Valentin s action held up until a hearing could be given to all Interested parties, "and a conclusion reached la respect to the matter after full considera tion. . ... i The . correspondence was mad public today.' The president said the questloa waa "on of groat Importance and deli cacy" over which .the commissioner had not eansultsd either with Secretary Fisher or -himself. The president said: -'.1 tulip believe ta th principle t th aspafatloa at tha. church and stiv whk-k snr gov at bj uplifts besed.tbut th gustkni prevrnted by ttds orler-rs of greAt trnportaass ana leioacy. . . They rlee out f th fact that, -the torernmentiha for tonslihwabl period tsken over r for the use of tha Indians cart sin school theretofore baton glnf and oondueted by dlsti active religious socie ties or churches. As a part of the arrange. meats .then made .the school employe who Wer In certain cases members of rsllglous order, . wearing th distinctly garb pf the order, were ennunued as teachers by th government and by til ing of th civil sevtoe commission or by legislative action havo been Included in the classified service under the protection of - the evil service. TThe. commissioner's order also neces sarily amounts to a discharge from the federal- se price xtf- these . who have thus entered It. Thisehould not be done with out a careful consideration of all phases of. the matter or without giving th per son directly affected an opportunity to be beard." , , , ' Catholic Interests made vigorous com plaint against Commissioner Valentine's order, which directed : that those who eould no conscientiously comply would be given ressonabl tlm I nmk ar rangements elsewhere than In th Indian srhoots. - WARRANTS OUT FOR OFFICERS OF WASHINGTON-ALASKA BANK FAIRBANKH, Alaska, Feb. 4 -Warrants 'were sent yesterday from th United State marshal's office hero to Seattle for tu arrest of Falcon Joslya, Jons aVhraav, W. 11. Parsoaa, T.-TB. Bar bour aad K. U Webster, former officials of the Washington-Alaska bank of Wash ington, which on October 1. lftf . wa merged with Ihe Fairbanks Banking company to form Ihe Washington-Alaska bank of Navada. These men wer la dieted by the federal grand Jury that adjourned recently. The text of th In dlctavants has not yet been made public. Wireless Call Saves Crew from Drowning, But Vessel Goes Down , NORFOLK. Va.. Fb. tTh BrltUh steamer Consols. cotton-laden . from Galveston for Hamburg, flame-ssrept In long, 'futile race for port, sank early today forty mile couth of Cap Heary. Its crew of thirty-four own refuges on the British . steamer t'astle Kdea were landed at Newport News. . It' wa s Bother trluropb for- inter communication among ocean craft.; (Or the Castle 'Kdea, headed from Savannah fcr Daalsh porta, picked up the wireless coil for Kelp from tha Imperiled crew on the Consols and rushed to givs sssbttanca Th ba.tteehip New Jersey oa Its way aorth from the Ouantaaaao drHI grounds slso .hoard the call.. The New Jersey sent tb first word lo shore of tbecscue ot the mea by the Castle Men after the tiro which i had started rty yesterday morning oft the North Carolina coast bad gained , such headway a to -Imperil the M ot the. crew. , The revenue cutter Onondaga stood br the burning vessel as It' sack. .- Th. Onondaga returned to Hampton today. Million Dollar Fire in Philadelphia PHILADELPHIA.' Feb. -4.-Flre. whlcb did dsmag amounting to &.. swept the Mock bounded by-Vine, Wood, Frank lin and Eighth streets tonight. ' T0PEKA ORDERED TO PAY REGULAR RATES FOR LABOR TOPEKA. Kaa.. -Feb., t-The state labor osmmlsslSBSr has ordered the dty ot Tpeka to pay the. current rat of Slia ta the awa ts whom It gives work for charity- Deo-mc the raceat eotd spell tke etty sfrlfHia i igialsia canes st ua- L sawt ttasm sat t trim tbe Cases sad pM thasa (L tor etg-bt benrs- The evrTwax wag I tram tL3 to ar. 4 ;- TRAIN BUKIEDJN THE SNOW Pauengert Without Tooi for a Day , ' Until lettered. PASSENGERS 00 FOE RELIEF Tws Break Way ta Farm Haas Mitt Away aad teenro Feed toe Fellow rseeeasere .Testlaiealal tlgsed. . , i- , la the shape ot a msde-up train, with a mlxtur of perishable freight, espreee and mail oars, Chicago Northwestern local train No. S reached Council Blulta yeatsrday taomiLig In okarf of Coaductor Laaa aftai Its peuenceraau r-st bad undergone aa sxpsrlencs tliat til Vfll-P-member th remainder ot their live .Th train was stuck in the snow halt way be tween Bcrlbner end Cornl.- Neb., from o'clock riaturday morning until after midnight yesterday morning. The engine battled with the furious billows of snow until the opposing forces gained tha Mnastsfy and the steam, giant came. to. a standstill. Then the spiteful winds seemro to attempt to cover It' up entirely1 and hide the string of coach under a moun tain of snow. - Tli . snow banked up around the engine, until. th aarfar was on a level with the headlight. There were twenty-eight passengers on the train and none of them had anything to eat all day except what the newsboy hsd and he was soon sold'out. The storm raged with such fury that every person. realised that It meant death to attempt to leave th train and seek help. The wind blew at a speed that varied from thirty-five to sixty mile an hour, and a thermometer hung on the platform of one of tho coaches indicated a temperature of 2t degree below sero. late In tho evening the storm abated enough for two of tbe peasengers, A. J. Groat of Council Bluffs aad W. II. Kramer of Chicago, both widely known traveling men, to bravo tho danger and go la tho tana house of Henry Prtester, rural free delivery No, t Lindsay, Neb., about a mtla away, and secure enough food to appeass th hunger sf the pesat gers. Mr. Prlestrr snd bis brother helped to carry Ik back to th burled train. . It was a representative class of Ameri can men and women aboard th train, and It wa all that Messrs. Groat aad Kramer could do to prevent themselves being mad heroes of. To a testimonial of their bravery these names wars at tached: - D. A. Foreman and granddaughter, Albion, Neb.; Mra O. Robinson, Perry, la; Mr. and Mrs. Broger, Lindsay. Neb.; T- II. Davoy, Fremont, Neb.; Earl Mc Cartney, - Loretta, Neb.: Charles B. Delley. Chicago; Mary Cronln, Platte Center, Neb.; Lillian Dross, Platte Center; Fred Zsg. Tork, Neb.; Mrs. D. H. Weetfall, Polk. Neb.; due Anderson, Newman Grove, Neb.; H. F. Reed, Omaha; Vincent Bergen. Spalding, Neb.; Mr. and Mrs and Emma Camera, New man Urove, Neb.: Mr. and Miss Joe Franck. Leigh. Neb.; John , Werand, Newman Grove, Neb.; - Leon Walehoo, Leigh, Neb.; F. A. Frltton, Clarkeon, Neb.; George Engel. Clarkaon. The passengers were rssoiewl when a snowplow dug a channel through tho snow a( midnight and transferred then to another train brought up (or the pur poo. Tho trainmen put In tbe remalooVer ot tho night digging out tho embedded train. ELOPERS IN DOUBLE SUICIDE Ex-Wife of Hew York Millionaire and Plumber Htuband Dead. US SOW BEFORE OAS BASQX ROOSEVELT DELEGATES WILL BE ON OHIO BALLOT COLUMBUS, a. Feb. 4,-The names of two for prssMential delegates pledged to th support of Theodore Rnssi vett will be found oa tho official ballot la every oongrossloaal district of Ohio la tho May prtsarles. according to a prs- dtetioa mads today try Walter H. Brown, uTmaa ot the repaMioaa stats eaar tral committee aad Bead at tb prua-taa stre rrpubUcaa awiesusxit la Ohio. In s statesnent made public her Mr. Brown said: it can be acor-pte-l be rood any guaarJoB whatever that Owns! Baaoisalt, though no arose ssiiln the attnaastisa. wlO yield t tbe genotn popular aemand for his leaierahia. MMher st Ysaa W esses First to aspect aad Fereee Batraaoo lata Apartaeoata Where Traaedy Is Disclosed. NRW YORK, Feb. iA Double suicide today ended assentation al romance ot tho foimer wife of Walter L. Buydsm and Frederick Noble, Ihe young plumber, for the love ot whom Mra Buydsm raa away from her mlltloaalre husband sad ssarrloa. Th bodies of Noble aad his bride ot a month were found In their . Nov Tork apartment today. The counts hsd been asphyxiated by gas. Th suicide pact, th discovery ot Its result by Mra Joha 1. White of Wash ington, tbe mother ot Mra Noble, and other feature of th UonaL Mrs. Whit, who has aa a part meat oa Lexington avenue, had her daughter a a vistutr last Bight and supposed the daugh ter would remain ovsr Bight. When, now. over, Mrs. Whit awoke thl morning sh found , that her' daughter bad fled from th bouse and hurried bnmedrately to the daughter's apart await, on Watt Twelfth street. She became alarmed wbea there was aa aaswer ts her i epestsd amaxs ans sugimosiea two poue ho forced sn entrance' The entrance door had been barricaded With chairs aad tablea and the door of all th rooms of th large apartment also were locked aad barricaded.- . ' toaplo Faaai.aa Floor. The police found Nobis sad hi wife lying deed on th floor, their heads al most Inside th oven of th gas ruga They were partly undreeseo and clasped In each other arms. A great volume of gss ass escaping from flvs burners of th range and the oven Jot also were turned -on. - Th woman was clad In ' a silk kimono aad shs lay with . Noble's left arm saelrcing her body, their face being close together. Every window -In the apartment wa closed and bolted. Tho suicides left no Botes to sxplaln their act. but th polio were convinced It was a rase of double sutcMa A few minute after tb discovery Mra Noble's former husband, Walter Llspen- ard Suydam, a millionaire, was summoned by telephone and arrived! quickly la hi automobile. He was much affeeted by the news of th ewlcids of the woman. Ha was got allowed to view the body, which later was given over to tho custody of th mother.' , Saydaea Visits Wife. Employee at the apartment house said that Suydam frequently had visited hla divorced wife since her marriage to the young plumber. When asked what ha thought might have bees tho motive of tho suicide pact, Suydam said. "I can't tell you anything. Shs Isn't mine bow, and I am only, hero as a friend to ass what I oaa do. . Mr, Suydam picked up la the apart meat a check for tu which ho said his for mer wife had told him yesterday she bad draws sa bis account. Ho put the check la his pocket. Suydam was so unnerved by th tragedy that later when driving his automobile on Fifth avenue hs ran down Edward Bappold, a mail carrier. He took tho In jured man (to a hospital, leaving orders that no extf-nse be spared la treating, his Injur! ea If wa said tha maa would re 1 tha abeene of explanatory Bote tb motlv tor th suicide probably will asver hs known. .... Loft Msgatflewat Heave. Th women waa still In the twenties. She was married to Suydam about Bine year ago and the. couple - made their homo ob a magnlflosnt estate at Blue Point. U L ... Mra Suydam had a strong intellect sad moved In tho upper circles ot Ksrly last tall sensational Tslopad rears rttlng her myst ppearsnca The sensation was height, ened when It turned out that ah had deserted her wealthy husband and mag nificent homo to be with Noble, tho son of s Brooklyn plumber. Nobis was lean ing tn plumbing trad. Suydam tmmv tuted divorce proceedings and obtained a decree. Th divorced wit afterward married th plumber's sob. . Tbs wedding took pises In Jersey City, Just a month ago. I tbe ooopto estabnsBod a ham 'at tt Wast Twelfth" street, where th suicide pact terminated tho roaasacs today. REPLACE BOBNED DEPOT IN A DAY Northwestern at Council Bluff Bring Ever Workman Avail able to Big Task. BU1LDEI0 HEADY THIS XORKIHQ- lforaMl Ant AOEHT MOrrOOKERT GETS BUSY Division Head Buih Mate rial to . Spot by Daylight. ' CAiraTERS FROJI MARY T0WHS Old Freight - Herao Deotrwyeel by Oao ) reel Leas Bssr - . . fader Roof. To sustain on Saturday nlghfslhe com plete loe ot It big freight depot with every scrap ( Its office furniture and all other working persphernslla and be ready for bruin at, T 'clock Monday morn ing, aearly completing ta th, meantime a new building n feet long ha been achieved by tho Northwestern at Council Bluffs. Division' SuperlnUndeat F. H. Hammlll aad Drrleton Engineer H. R. Rettlnshoase of ehrf rAuti.-4i Witfh.SM. division of tha North wee tern have bean In' oh args at tats successful bit of rush work. With tho beginning of business today tho patrons or the -road will havo no incon venience 'Whatever Blared unon them hv tho Saturday Bight fir that completely put out ot eiletence th historic old struo- turs at Broadway and Rlevantk street. At T O'clock Hat urday night when tt bo cam evident that nothing could sere the eld building Agent MontgoniorT and hla iorei force sot binv. and aa did the ai. vision offloers. Order wer sent ovsr th lino to rush all emenreocy material available for a new building to Council Bluff and to-collect every carpenter In tho employ at the company who oouM be found. An army of M mea all skilled In ths work required by th railroad's con- sirocavs oepeTtment, was picked up beta-en Boon and Council Bluff and Fro-' moM.' Neb., and st 4 o'clock yesterday morning they were on th ground clear ing sway- tha still smoking debris to make room for tho temporary straetur. They worked like machines wader aee atortloa or tbs dlvtotoa orerlnne and st dusk last Bight tha frsme work of th big structure was up, sided with lumber t roof waa n. Th Hater Lumber' amnanye torn wore busv sll dar haul. Ing-the extra material required. ' 'orttce fa Cabeoee. t Immediately after tha arrival of goper-' lntndnt HanuwIU three freight cabooses were sleMrartrtd einse to th old platform Md wutaiNjdr fW'tjtmo BUrpaa. .Heat ing fsollliles were BislsBed ss t i.iei- Phoa bad tctrio light put in and offle ntrnitur brought- from th Omaha and Mlasouri Valiss statin a. aad be eh ulUl. of, ths afleraooa Agent Mnntgomery aad: aiaotnc .tore .wor ready .to resume kiMlasss. .U.wlll probably requlr the greater i part ot lbs week, fully to com plete Ik big new bullng aad atttaa it ready for occupancy., , v. . , Tbe office safe woe due am s eel .!-. yesterday snd oeeced.aad it wa round ts contain sll ot tho current record la sa unharmed condition. Many ot tho other book sad record which had been scattered by the strong fore at tb fir streams playing Into the burning building wer also found to bo In a oenditloa that will permit their use after being dried' out. moke was railing all day. yesterday from ths tail hrtrk lilaaw f u at. Ing plant, hot tt cam from tha smoulder- ng aeons test riund ths snglne room. It I ths OSiaioa at IK arei,Hal examined It yaateraajr that this chimney is rssponsiDie- tor the geotructloa ot th baiMing: CHANGES MADE IN OPERATION OF THE MtUEE; RAILROAD CHICAGO, ' Feb. A-Chang'e 'lit tha operating department ef - tk Chicago Milwaukee A St. Paal railway war an- saosd tosar. Tkay meluda . aboli.a. meat ot tha offices of -general, Buperin- endeat of tho a-rstsm asd dlstrtet genetai saaerintondeots. H. B. Ear ling, a hrothes of tho president of th rood, win be as sistant general maitacer. Hereafter earn. ot the thro divides ot tha road will bo made complete in Ksetf, so far as poestote, each wtth It own reneral au perltsBdent. Th basis sf tbhrt, It ts sa- nouaeod, ts to etialaate detail-tn the head office. ; SUNDAY SCHOOL SECRETARIES FAVOR UNIFORM STANDARD NEW ORLEANS. Feb. 1 Whoa th second day's sosstoa at ths -eaafaraar of general secretaries snd field worker o ot tho International Sunday School asso ciation was railed ts order today, there wore In aitandaaos If delogat, repre senting lJ,oa),S3 Sunday aohaol papiis u North America. A resolution taruring k uniform atandart for tho . Suaday schools throughout North Ajrterioa re gardlasa st deeemlasHno, was ' adopted. , niVCH AVIATwTA wtSTS - FALL irsar tapvala liileaalr lajei-rd la FalUast Tws Baadswdl ret VERAAIU JX, Feb. 1-Captaba Ls Msg- Bet, a military s vis tor, whua Biaktng a flight today, fell from a height at M feet. Ha was takea from ths wreckage ta a critical eoadltlsa. r A vacant house today is a renteti house tomorrow if; advertised in thct Bee. , Hundreds of houses are. rented every week through the Bee Want Ads. ". . i - - - -- Bates one cent-a word when the, ad runs two or more time. , .Telephone Tyler 1000.