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THE BEE: OMAHA, FRIDAY, JUNE U, 191:
BODY MASSAGE. 222-3 Neville. D. 77tl.
63-DAT BLOOD REMEDY.
Bexten Pharmacy, 12th and Dodge.
. MANICURING, ha.fr dressing; facial
massage, v by expert; reasonable prices.
Call Miss Laurence lor appointment.
Drexel hoWl. B-12l.
PROFESSIONAL reader, entertainer
and Invalids,' companion. 'Phone D. 3766.
THE SALVATION ARM solicits cast
off clothing; In fact, anything you do not
need. We collect, repair and sell at 13-!
N. nth St.tor cost of collection, to the
worthy poor. Phone Douglas 1125 and
wagons will call.
Allen of Chicago. 109 S. 17. 1st fl. D. 76S5.
Vital massage, baths, electric vibratory
and radiator treatments. Dr. Anna D.
Fisher. 401 Ware blk. 30 S. 15th. D. 273.
Massage. Mrs. Rittenh se.
Y0UN3 women coming to Omaha as
strangers are invited to visit the YounS
Women's Christian association building
at Seventeenth and St. Mary's Ave.,
where they will be directed to suitable
boarding places, or otherwise assisted
Look for our travelers' aid at the Union
nam. Davidge Blk. Apt 3. Red 7529.
VACUUM MASSAGE, 208 So. 13th St.,
R. 323, daily, Sunday; open evenings;
hours, 10 to-10.
M A !S A CI P. Swedish movement. Ap. t
I MxlooVJi:i 2. 1802 Farnam. D. 6S40,
MAOrNRTTf! treatment. E. Brott. 710
MUpiHj s 16tn M flQor p 5a9
WE RENT and repair all kinds of sew
: tag machines. Ind. A-1663; Douglas
NEBRASKA CYCLE CO..
15th and Harney Sts.
i MASSAGE EXP" treatment, Mrs.
I Up-to-Date Beauty parlors, Kathryn
1 L&na-Paly, U3 3. lSth, 3d floor. D. 2427.
EOULTRY AND PET STOCK
Screening S1.60 pef 100. Wagner, 801 N. IS.
LIVE STOCK MARKET OF WEST
RhiD livfl Afiv.k tn Snntn nmah,
j mileage and shrinkage. Your consign
; menu, receive prompt and careful atten-
: Live Stock Commission Merchants.'
Byera Bros. & Co. Strong and responsible.
WOOD BROS., 234-8 Exchange gldg.
Great West. Com. Co., Omaha & Denver.
Clay, Robinson & Co.. 200 Exchange Bldg.
OLIFTON Com. Co., 322 Exchange Bldg.
iwua ejus, jc uo., axon. aias.
TAGG BROS.) handle cat tic, hogs, nei.
REAL ESTATE LOANS
OMAHA property and Nebraska lands.
O'KEEFE REAL ESTATE CO.,
1016 New Omaha Nat'l Bank Building.
MONEY to loan oh business or real
dence properties, IL000 to 1500,000. W. H.
THOMAS. 503 First" Nat'l Bank Bldg.
WANTED City loans. Peters Trust Co.
WANTED City loans and warrants,
w, "Farnam Smith & Co., 1320 Farnam St.
! tlM to- io.iHW maae promptly, jr. jj.
I Wead, Wead Bldg., ISth and Farnam.
:? CITY LOANS. Bemls-Carlberg
'7. Co. 810-812 Brandeis Theater BWg.
fiAliVTN BROS Loans, J50U and up.
i LOANA Farm and city property, J.
' H. Dumoht & Son, 1602 Farnam St. "
1 . THE ALLAN LINE
! ' ROYAL MAIL STEAMERS '
MONTREAL, LIVERPOOL, GLASGOW.
Mqntreal,- Havre, Plymouth,. London.
The Picturesque St. Lawrence Route.
Four 'days on the ocean, three -days
In river and gulf. Splendid new Turbans
steamers. Saloon, second-cabin and third
class. Superior one-class cabin service.
Cuisine unexcelled. . Courteous attention.
Eend' for - -circulars, - rates, plans, etc.
Allan Sc. .. 127 N. Dearborn St., Chicago.
'AiiChoT Line Steamships'
H&w York, Londonderry and Glasgow.
New York, Palermo and Naples. -Attractive
rates for tickets between New
York - and all Scotch, English, Irish,
Continental and Mediterranean points,
bupewor accommodations, excellent cui
sine, '.efficient service. Apply promptly
for reservation to local agent of Anchor
Line or Henderson Brothers, General
Agents, Chicago, 111.
WANTED- TO BUY
Household gds, clothes & shoes. D3971 B1959
' 2d-hand goods. Reiser. 1029 Center. D-5W2.
Chicago buyers, 2d-hand clothes, shoes,
hats; best prices; will call. Tyier 1100.
AT PFPW Pays the best prices for old
oW"1' iron, metals, rubber, etc.
' WANTED TO RENT
YOUNG professional man desires mod
ern room and board with private family,
I well located; no boarding and rooming
houses need answer. Address B 283, Bee.
FOR SALE OR EXCHANGE
I' TO-' EXCHANGE Good, . smooth land
and -well rented town property for stock
i of general merchandise well located in
'eastern Kansas, Nebraska or western
Iowa. Can use large stock and might
I pu(-In some cash if stuff is good enough.
1 Give full-details in first letter. Address
i Look Box L. Seibert, Colorado. ; '
600-ACRE irrigated grain, alfalfa and
vegetable farm; two sets improvements;
good,-water rights; 50 miles east of Den
ver von Platte river, -Want good mer
chandise or Income property. Might con
sider jrnftl.ler. farm. Address, Y 41,, Bee.
1(V a farm exchange for merchandise:
Owner, -c al. iviaier. i.mu, iq.
raster c A T 11 nr- AvphancrA 32i apreH in
i Brown. Co., Neb.: improved; price 820 per
iacre; incumbered' for 81,200; due In fivs
'yeai-sMBO acres. in Chase county, Neb.;
price $15 per acre; clear; will exchange
cither one or both for clear income
property. J. H. Pieper, Owner, Albion,
I WANT OMAHA HOME.
I have a fine little farm of 40 acres ad
joining the town of Blue Mound. Linn
Co Kan;. 66 miles Bouth of Kansas City,
level as' a floor; well improved, nice or
chard and only ft mile from P. O. and a
town of l.iKJO people. This is a fine home.
Price 'lab per. acre; mortgage, i,500; 3
years 'ti per .cent; equity, 84.500 will take
clear house to that amount or two cot
tages. Address Box 426, Omaha, Neb.
LOTr on 27th St., South Omaha; will
trade- for automobile. D. A. banning,
Perry, la. . . -
FOR , EXCHANGE Want Southern
California property for good, clear
Omaha, .Address 1135 .West 42d St., Los
A GROCERY stock and fixtures, hand
lingbakery goods and confectionery; will
take in. part payment vacant lot, balance
DEUEL & HANKINSON,
201-Pajaon Block,, . Phone Douglas 2S77.
; - " -REAL ESTATE.
ABSTRACTS OF TITLE.
Reed 'Abstract Co., oldest abstract of
fice .in 'Nebraska. 20fi Bra ridels Theater.
NEALE & CAMPBELL. 1714 Farnam St.
BUILDERS' ! OKMATIO.V.
Electric, gag fixtures. Omaha Silver Co.
Ideal Cement Co., 17th and Cuming Sts.
Fudhs, Son & Blind, painting.decoratlng.
H.. Groes, lum.-wreck's, pip. 21 & Paul.
BLUE PRINTING, 424 PAXTON. D. 2720.
HEATON, tin work. Original Amerl-carrTfttrneear-.lfel8
Cuming, p. 5198. . ..
' AjCREAGE for sale.
640-ACRE pasture, 3 wire fences, 19
mWee- south of Ainsworth, Neb., plenty
water and good grass. Mrs. Wm. E.
Mills, 3517 Valley St., Omaha, Neb. Phona
Har.ney 3527. ,-- - -
ACREAGE BARGAINS near Omaha.
Crin S. Merrill, 1213 City Nat. Bank Bldg.
CITV PROPERTY FOR SALE.
TO BUY, SELL OR RENT, FIRST SEE
JOHN W. BOBBINS, 1S03 FARNAM ST.
CITY PROPERTY FOR SALE.
SATHBDAY AST) SUNDAY
Acre tract for home, fruit, gardening,
chickens. . etc. Bellevue car runs -direct
to Marian Park.
, PLAN A PICNIC
AT MARIAN1 PARK
SATURDAY OR SUNDAY
Beautiful shady spot with fine grass;
Ideal for picnics.
Free conveyance to take, you from
Marfan Park depot to any place in Mar
lan Park you wish to go for your picnic.
BE SURE TO GO
Don't have to buy. but want you to see
this beantiful country spot Salesmen with
plats and prices will be on the ground
Saturday afternoon and all day Sunday.
PRICE $150 PER ACRE AND
TAKE AN OUTING SUNDAY
A W. JONES CO.
513 No. 24th St. South Omaha.
Tel. Bo. 583.
D..V. SHOLES COMPANY.
913 City Natl. Bank Bldg. Omaha.
. Tel. Doug. 48, Ind. A-2049.
1641 N. 19th St., a well arranged 7-room
house, within walking distance of down
town. Has four rooms and a. summer
kitchen on the first floor and three room
and bath on the second floor. Owner lias
moved out of the city and has cut the
prica to 82,760 tor quick sale.
. Hastings & Heyden,
1814 Harney St
will buy 6-room cottage, modern except
heat; 81,000 cash; loan association carry
balance same as rent ' Location 3331
DEUEL ft HANKINSON,
801 PAXTON BLOCK. TEL. DOUG. 2S77.
WORK ON THIS BEAUTIFUL ADDI
TION IS NOW PROGRESSING RAP
IDLY, AND BY SATURDAY NEXT,
JUNE 15, EVERYTHING WILL BE IN
READINESS. PERMANENT CON
CRETE WALKS IN, THE ARTISTIC
ENTRANCE OF MASONRY COM
PLETED AND THE WORK OF THE
LANDSCAPE GARDENER FIMSHED.
" GLEN PARK IS AN
r FOR YOUR HOME.
SALESMEN ON 6R0UNXi NEXT
SATURDAY AFTER ; IP. M-" ANC-SUN-
DAY ALL DAY. -
SEE ail next Sunday Papers.
F. S. Trullinger,
Acre Tracts for
83,500 For 4 acres, located high and
sightly, atiording a line view oi
the rtver," city end surrounding
country. In the north portion of
Florence. Improved with a 5-room
bungalow, having cistern water in
house, electric light, bathroom;
also barn and good tiled well. Non
resident owner here anxious to
move this property at once and will
consider any reasonable offer. In
vestigate. . '
82,600 For 5 acres, in same locality as
above, near hign class improve
ments, with natural shade trees,
being an ideal spot for a suburban
home. Approached by three roads.
This price has been reduced for
quick sale and anyone contemplat
ing purchasing a country home
Bite should see this at once.
George & Company
Tels, D. 756 or A-1766. 902-13 City Nat. Bk.
Income $60 per month..
Nears 12th and Dodge.
Want offer this week.
D. V. SHOLES CO.,
City National" Bank.
Buy from Owner
Large 10-room house at 2630 Franklin
St., gat and electric light, water, and on
paved street; house Is newly painted and
Ii in fine condition; buy from owner and
save dealer's . commission. I will sell
this place for 81.850. $400.00 eash and
balance on easy terms. . Telephone Red
4301 after 6 p. m.
TRADE FOR COTTAGE OR
VACANT LOT '
' Strictly modern house, all oak .
finish downstairs, hard pine up- . '
stairs; lot . 50x130; has garage,
paved street, close to Farnam
car line. House less than three
years old. $6,500.00.
GALLAGHER & NELSON,
483 Brandeis Bldg., Omaha, Neb.
FIELD CLUB DISTRICT
Good 10-room modern home; cement
sidewalks, etc.; $150 paid to anybody who
brings buyec; cost $4,5uO to build; leaving
town. Tel. Harney U18. or call 911 s.
36th t . - , .
BUY FROM OWNER DIRECT
Eight large rooms, all modem, best of
repair, front and ' back stairs, lots of
closet room, linen drawers, built-in cup
boards, wide porches. back porch
screened" in, best of furnace; '.arge jam.
cistern, cement walks, fine lawn, paved
street; house not 'hew. but. honestly
built. Am leaving city and cut price to
$3,500. Har.scom Park district, 1930 S.
34th St Phone Harney 4933.
riTV fHOPRRTV FOR SAI.F. '
Here is a Real Bar
gain in Benson
A new 4-room cottage on a large lot In
Rose Hill addition. . South front, two
blocks from car line and close, to new
school. Price' 81,200. 8100 cash, balance In
monthly payments at 6 per cent. ThH
offer good for one week only.
JAS. WALSH. Benson
, For Sale My nice 9-room house, good
neighborhood, nice lawn, cement walks,
trees; lot tiOxItig, near street cars and
schools. Will make easy terms. 203
Pierce. Tel. Red 6100.
HERE IS A
8200 buys a 50xl2S-foot lot not far from
car line. Lot fronts soutn on Lucas be
tween Clark and Burnham; described as
to of lot 10, block 35. Phone Webster
3SJ, or address G. R. W., Bee.
S-ROOM MODERN COTTAGE.
819.S5 PER MONTH,
. ,. ,. FOR ONLY 82,150.
. House in best condition; has combina
tion fixtures, electrlo and gas; bath,
toilet stone walks, neat woven wire fence
least comer lot; 3 blocks to car, 29 blocks
to P. O.; 8a0 cash, balance as above, bee
us today about this and others on
RUSSELL & M KITRICK CO.,
433 Ramge Bldg., D. &57. lath and Harney.
NEAR TH AND POPPLETON.
Fine, new bungalow, with 6 large well
arranged living rooms, all handsomely
decorated, full cemented cellar, good fur
nace, south front; price cut to 82.&0.
Terms or good vacant lots taken as first
payment ii6 sure and see this.
106 McCague Bldg. Doug. 1663; A-2653.
Lake- bt.. second lot west -Telephone
Exchange; 5x122; two car lines. Resi
dence or business. By and by lake will be
a business street. Owner, Webster 2412.
A O t'tPt.' TC T. OilIP HU I U A
I will sell one 8-room house, worth 8J.000,
for 82,300; one 6-roem- cottage, modern,
worth 83,000, for $1,660; one 4-room cot
tage, worth $l.t00. tor $1,150. J. P. JACK
SON, 1611 Frederick St.. Tel. Doug. Ui-
' 2814 DAVENPORT.
Two houses. Live in one; rent the
the other or rent both for $29.50. Fine
Investment- at - $2,550, a little more than
what the ground is worth. Don't forget
this Is walking distance. Now, wno
knows a bargain when he sees it?
GEO. B. JLEHNHOFF, Owner,
M07 Farnam. Doug. 806.
6-ROOM house, alt modern, near cars,
Dundee. Harney 3558.
6-ROOM mod. house for sale, 1527 N.
24th St.. Soutn Omaha. South 8)3.
FOR lease, 640 pasture 3 wire fences, 19
miles south of Ainsworth, Neb. Plenty
of water and good grass. Address Mrs.
Wm. E. Mills, 8517 Valley St., Omaha.
Neb. Phone HarneV 3527.
LARGE modern ' eight-room home r for
sale by pwner. Webster 3490. -
FARM RANCH LANDS FOR SALE
BEARING ' NOW.
TfNTTSriAL. ESPECIALLY ATTRAC
TIVE to doctors antf other professional
men, also farmers and all who have that
yearning for a place to retire, now or
later. Is bearing now. Why wait? Fruit
and almonds. Pays for itself. Only 8 per
cent 'cash, 1 per cent monthly or annu
ally. "Money back" If not pleased. By
best town -north-of Sacremento. You deal
with the twnersFare paid. Go with us
next trip while they last. Write or call at
once for attractive literature.
We have a fine little party of three going
soon and want two more. Transportation
paid both ways. on thls-trip.
CHAS. E. . WILLIAMSON CO.,
(Batik and business house references.)
BRITISH COLUMBIA lands on GRAND
TRUNK. Frank Crawford, 203 Cotton
Bldg.. Vancouver or Omaha. '
. 160 acres. Welti county, Colo.,
to trade for cottage or income
property, or will sell cheap for
casn, with good terms.
GALLAGHER & NELSON
4S3 Brandeis Bldg., Omaha, Neb.
GREAT SOUTH GEORGIA
Traversed by the
ATLANTIC, BIRMINGHAM ATLAN-
Lands adapted to the widest range of
crops. Ail tue money crops of the south
plentifully produced. For literature treat
ing with mis coming country, its soil,
climate, church and school advantages,
W. B. LEAHY, DEPT. K,
General Passenger Agent,
MOST productive bay and grain land
In the world Long Valley, Idaho. No ir
rigation needed; fine climate, fine water,
cheap fuel, telephones, railroad, elec
tricity. Improved land $25 to $50 per acre.
Also finest orchard land proposition in
Idaho. For information write today. Pay
ette River Colonization Co,. Nampa,
THE easiest way to find a buyer for
your farm is to insert a small want ad
in the Des Moines Capital. Largest cir
culation in the state ot Iowa, 43,uuu dally.
The Capital la read by and believed in by
the atandpattere of Iowa, who simply re
fuse to permit any other paper in their
homes, Kates, 1 cent a word a day; $L2a
per line -per. month: count six ordinary
words to the line.. Address Des Moines
Capital, Des Moines, la.
Six 'miles Of Council Bluffs, one-half
mile from railroad station. One of best
small, farm near the city. Good 7-room
house, plenty barns and outbuildings;
7 acres bearing orchard, principally win
ter apples; small vineyard and some ber
ries; 3 acres alfalfa, 8 acres timothy and
clover. Nice-large yard with good lawn,
plenty of shade, etc. THIS PLACE WILL
NOT DISAPPOINT YOU. It Is a good'
one, very attractive, and worth the .price
of $6,500; one-third cash, balance long
time at 6 per cent Possession with crop
M'GEE REAL ESTATE CO.,
10 Pearl St.
i33-ACRES POLK COUNTY, IA. .
snA .i.rnntn 'Vimiiu. i-eltax. summer
kitchen, good orchard, 110 pine and
spruce trees, :wind break, horse barn lor
14 head of horses, cow bam for ii cdws,
two large cattle sheds, 60-foot machine
Shea, 3 good wens, wina mm, uitiioiu
and house yard" fenced ohicken tight
70 acres fenced hog tight in three dlf-
s tiAa Vtrttr hntlSA Ftinnlnff W&tMf
IDlVllfc'UGluv, ' Vi
on place; lo acres of fine Umber. For
particulars inquire, oi . . rvf .uid
welC la. "
BUY a farm' In west central Minnesota.
I have some wonderfully good bargains.
Easiest terms. Write for particulars. J.
S. Uliand, president r'erf us ' Kalis Na
tional Bank. Fergus Falls. Minn.
' FOR SALE AT A BARGAIN.
' 320-acre farm 2 miles from good town,
40 miles Irom Minneapolis, on main road,
telephone and mall route. 76 acres under
cultivation, 70 apres good meadow will
cut over 100 tons .of hay; balance ' in
pasture with 90 acres good oak timber,
can all be opened up. Land lays level,
good soil In the best of condition, no
stone or gravel and no fpul weeds. Good
eeven room house tn splendid grove
with other buildings, good well and
water. An Ideal stock and dairy farm.
Selling on account of old age. Price,
$35 per acre for quick sale.
CHAS. E. SWAN30N, Zli River, Mino,
RANCHES-82.000 to 8100.000. Send for
list. Snopen it Co.. Ranch Dealers.
FOR SALE 160 acres all fencert; SO
acres under cultivation; 6-room house, S3
x52 barn; 16x20 chicken house; 16xlfi gran
ary; 10x13 stone milk house, windmill
and good water; located five miles from
Chappell, 840 an acre takes this bargain;
half down and mortgage for balance.
Address Mr. Christie Jacobs, Chappell.
HOMESTEAD 320 acres rich farm land
at 8250 filing fees and all. Not rough or
sandy. J. A. Tracy. Kimball, Neb.
We have just purcnused one of the
richest tracts of land, suitable for general
farming, poultry raising, dairying, truck
ing and fruit growing in the United
States, and have subdivided it and thrown
It open for settlement in small tracts.
To a few farmers, poultry ralers.
dairymen, truck or fruit growers who
would make good neighbors, we are
willing to dispose of some of this land at
a small part of its real value; In fact,
less than you would pay for land In a
new country away from transportation.
This land is located on the MAIN line of
the Illinois Central Railroad and only a
few hours' . ride from the great markets
of Chicago, St. Lolis, Indianapolis, Cin
cinnati, Louisville, Kansas City and
There Is no richer soil on earth than
this section. We have sworn affidavits
from farmers and truck growers showing
what they have made In a single ear:
$S0O PER ACRE ON CABBAGE.
$250 PER ACRE ON POTATOES
$200 PER ACRE ON MELONS.
$500 PER ACRE ON TOMATOKS.
$600 PER ACRE ON PEACHES.
This land is bought and, paid for. hence
we are (n a '-position to make terms to
the right parties. Take any number of
acres you want (from five acres up), $2
per acre down and easy terms on the
Write or caH today. Your name and
address on a post card will bring affi
davits, maps,--printed Information and
pictures of the property.
This will not put you -under' obligations
to us whatever and is absolutely FREE
I. N. VOGEL. 415 Karbach Block.
REBUILDING JsTRICKEN TOWN
Residents of Buffalo Busy Repairing
Damage of Cloudburst.
DAMAGE QUARTER OF MILLION
Only Victim of Flood Loses Life lo
Savins; Sister and Babj
Woman May Yet Die
. from Exposure.
BUFFALO, Wyo'.7 June 13.-(Speclal
Telegram.) Men and won. en at Buffalo
today set about the task of rebuilding
their little .city .which was swept last
night by the raging waters of Clear
Creek, a mountain stream converted b
a cloudburst Into a torrent 200 yards in
width. ' .
Volunteers have been at work contin
uously for the last twenty-four hours
cleaning up the flood swept portion of
the city, embracing the business district
and the lower residence sections. From
twelve to eighteen Inches of mud and
debris covers everything.
This morning the town presented a scene
of destruction ' probably unparalled in
the history of Wyoming. Houses and
business blocks torn from their moorings
blocked the streets. Others hud disap
peared entirely .In. the heart, of the
city a mass of twisted iron and broken
concrete Is all that remains of the bridge
connecting the .north and south business
districts. A, great' jagged hole In the
rpar of . the Occidental hotel marks the
point of contact with the steam laundry,
which was carried by the rising waters.
Stephen Langworthy, vice president of
the Stock Growers bank, at Buffalo, de
clared ' a quarter of a million dollars
was a conservative estimate of the prop
erty loss. Ten and twenty thousand
dollar stocks of hardware and dry goods
are almost a total loss.
Ranchers .Heavy. Losers.
East of the city In -Clear Creek valley
many ranchers lost everything, houses,
barns and stock being swept away and
crops ruined. The cloudburst broke on
the divide between Clear creek and Sand
creek, several miles southwest of the
city. Buffalo only received the waters
of Clear creek directly. The Sand creek
flood joined the other torrent a mile be
low town and the waters were backed
up. on the main street of Buffalo by the
lodging of buildings and debris against
the bridge before the latter went out.
The funeral of Rodney Chllds. so far
as known the only victim of the flood,
win e . held . tomorrow-. His slhter. who
was rescued as she clung to the roof of
her home, may die from exposure.
A- relief fund of $1,000 has been raised
by the citizens of Sherldsn. Buffalo, one
of the oldest and most historical "cow
towns" of the west was visited by u
Similar disaster In 1S95.
The cloudburst was accompanied by a
terrific electrical storm that was felt
throughout this section of the state.
Four blocks" of business houses were
swept by the . flood. The Occidental
hotel on the verge of the creek was di
rectly In the path of the deluge, and
thousands of dollars worth of valuable
furnishings were destroyed. The floor
of the hotel building was carried six
feet above the foundation by the force
of the torrent. A two-story frame build
ing situated In the rear of the hotel and
used as a laundry . was totally wrecked
and the ruins carried down stream.
The stabies of the Buffalo Livery com
pany were demolished and slxteen: head
of horses drowned. The stable office -and
a millinery store, both frame struc
tures, were swept Intact along the sur
face of the creek. Half a dozen frame
dwellings south of the town have entirely
disappeared and no trace of them has
Hundreds of the 2.000 residents of the
town , had to flee for their lives . and
scores of thrilling rescues and narrow
escapes marked the brief . half hour lu
which the storm lasted.
Saves Sister, Lose Life.
It was In endeavoring to save the life
of his sister and her child that Rodney
Chllds. aged 30 years, loat his life. His
sister, whose life he saved, " became a
mother only three days ago.
Thirty minutes after the storm broke
the sun shone on the scene of terror and
desolation. Scores of people ran hys
terically through the street left passable,
looking for relatives and friends for whose
safety they feared.
TRENTON. Neh., June U.-(Special
Telegram.)-The country between' Max
and Stratton was the scene of a flood
tonight. The water in the west part of
Stratton wai eight feet deep on he low
land. , Stock of all kinds was swimming.
Three Inches of water fell in thirty-five
RUSHVILLE. Neb., June 13.-(Speclal
Telegram) A fine rain fell here early
this morning and throughout the day.
It eaipe Just in; time, to break long
drouth, - -
CLIMAX OF WAR MAY BE NEAR
Decisive developments Before Con
M'KLNLEY CHARGES CORRUPTION
Roosevelt Leader Openly Talk of
Bolt, While Some DlsonRtou la
Heard of Compromise Mass
CHICAGO. June 13. -Apparent irrecon
cilability of the differences between the
Taft and Roosevelt loaders In the repub
lican party, borne on a rising tide of
charges of bribery, theft and other ac
cusations, tonight threatened to pre-
I cipitate decisive developments before the
opening of the national convention next
The charges of corruption were made In
an open statement given to the press
tonight by Director McKinley of the Tsft
bureau which directly accuses the Roose
velt managers of an effort to capture
the convention by force.
After allusion to Roosvelt's possible
arrival, late tonight after repeated con
ferences, the Roosevelt leaders an
nounced that the mass meeting set for
Friday afternoon had been postponed to
Monday night. No reason was given for
this change in the date of holding the
Roosevelt demonstration. There was con
siderable speculation aa to Just why the
date had been changed to the night be
fore the formal opening of the con
tlon. Prominent men on both sides tonight
admitted the situation had become so
acute that almost anything might happen
within the next few days. Among pos
sibilities discussed In conference rooms,
hotel corridors and party headquarters
were two that continued to come up
again and sgaln.
M" Talk of Bolt.
The first of these was the possibility
of a bolt by the Roosevelt forces and
the organization of a "progressive" party
If President Taft Is to be renominated.
The bolt talk was ever present during
the day and once In a meeting of Roose
velt leaders rose to a point where Wil
liam Fltnn of Pittsburgh, who was pre
elding, refused to let it go further.
The second possibility, and this seemed
to hold the center of the stage tonight,
was that of a compromise on a third can
didate. A number of the leaders declared
that now it was positively beyond ques
tion to expect either the Taft or Roose
velt people to abide by the nomination
of the others' candidate.
The situation was crystallzed to great
degree by the action of the natjonal com
mittee In the contt hearings, particu
larly the California case, during the day.
RooBavelt meii ln!sUJ that ihey could
expect nothing for their candidate ai
the hands of the ruling Taft majority In
the national committee and criticised
the work of that body with increasing
Rooeevelt's Coming Dlsroaaed.
The question of whether Colonel Roose
velt would come to Chicago and what
effect his coming would have upon the
tense situation, came up at almost every
turn of the endless discussions and ar
guments. Nearly all agreed that the
arrival of Colonel Roosevelt would
bring the situation to an Immediate focus
but the final outcome of sucti an event
The states that loomed large in the cal
culations of the Roosevelt leaders tn case
of a bolt were California, Oregon, Kansas,
Nebraska, Pennsylvania, .New ...Jersey,
West Virginia, South Dakota, Minnesota.
Wisconsin and North Dakota. Several
other states ware named, but the former
president's campaign chiefs seemed to
get greater satisfaction out or their sur
vey of those listed.
The third candidate talk Included Cum
mins, La Follette and then went on to
the much debated "dark horse" possibil
ity. A dozen names ,Vere mentioned In
the latter connection, but there was no
unanimity of opinion among the leaders
In this regard.
Early In the evening .Director McKin
ley Issued a long statement which, after
claiming that Taft would be nominated
on the first ballot, charged that the
Roosevelt forces were planning "more
desperate measures to prevent the In
evitable." "The effort to corrupt Taft delegates
to the Chicago ponvention," said the
statement, "has been under way for
several weeks. It Is common knowledge
that seven weeks ago money was aent
to' two Taft Instructed delegates In a
certain southern states by telegraph by
a well known Roosevelt leader now in
'Within the last two weeks two men
sent from New York to a southern state
have brazenly approached Taft delegates
with offers of money In return for votes
for Roosevelt. Other agents on a sim
ilar mission have made their appear
ance in several .state recently.
'That a well defined effort Is on foot
to buy the president nomination for
Theodore Roosevelt is beyond question'
The statement then charges that a
plan Is on foot to Influence the local
police with a view to packing the con
vention hall with non-ticket holders and
to perpetrate In the hall a system of
Intimidation and terrorism, which
might easily culminate In a full fledged
"A plain campaign lie," was Mr.
Dixon's retort, to the McKinley state
ment and refused to discuss it further.
Later in the evening the Roosevelt
committee phrased Its opinion of the
national committee action In today's
contests in a long statement The Michi
gan case was characterized as "one of
the most outrageous attempts at strong
arm tactics perpetrated by the Taft
forces In a campaign marked by ruth
less disregard of justice and fair deal
ing on their part
"The rape of California" was the key
phrase of the Roosevelt statement on
the committee's action In the Fourth
California district contest
HOUSE REFUSES TO GIVE MORE
FOR ROOSEVELT SPECIMENS
WASHINGTON, June 13.-The house
today refused to aproprlate an addi
tional sum for the preparation anl
mounting of skins collected by Colonel
Roosevelt . on his African hunting trip.
Former Speaker Cannon sought to have
the $250,000 appropriation for that puiposi
Increased to $325,000. This' was defeated,
and a request for $.100,000 also was lost.
Former Leader Mann accused the
democrats of disclosing an "animosity"
toward the former president that should
not be entertained.
Iowa Sews Note.
CRESTON Union County Normal opens
here next Monday, June 17. holding until
June 25. The instructors are: J. M.
Golden, Creston: J. M. Radebaugh, Afton,
Charles M. Fordyee, Lincoln, Neb.; Eliza
beth Fattee. Des Moines; Margaret Sul
livan, Atlantic; W. C. Kennedy, Atlantic,
W. C. Kennedy, Lorlmer; State Superin
tendent Devoe: Homer J. Seerlpy. presi
dent of State Teachers' college of Cedar
Pilot Blamed for
WASHINGTON, June 13.-The collapse
of the army aeroplane at College park,
Md., near here last night which resulted
in the death of Lieutenant Lelghton W.
Hailehurst, jr., and the Wright pilot.
A. L. Welch, was due to terrific air
pressure on the aluminum painted can
v:ia wins;, caused by too sharp a turn at
full speed according to the preliminary
finding of the army board of Inquliy
which today Investigated the accident.
To overcome any feeling of partiality
because of the fact that the board of In
quiry was composed of men at the avia
tion station, Major General Leonard
Wood has appointed Major Walter Gor
don of the Inspector general's depart
ment to make an Independent investiga
tion of the accident. It Is not doubted
that thla report will agree with the
SHONTS SCORESDIVORCE EVIL
Modern Day Civilkation Not Up to
Standard of Forefathers.
NO REGARD FOR HOME TIES
Tells Students of Drake t'nlverslty
that Lessening of Individual
Effort Follow. Conditions
that Exist Today.
(From a Staff Correspondent.)
DES MOINES. Ia., June 13.-tSpeclal
Telegram. )-President Theodore P. Shont
of Drake University Board of Trustee
scored modern day civilization In his
commencement address to the graduating
class. The divorce evil, the apparent
lessening of church attendance and the
exodus of young people from the farms
were taken up and discussed.
He declared that the unrest la world
wide and that "the weakening of home
ties and the loss of church 'nfluence have
been accompanied the world over by In
creasing discontent, lessening of individ
ual effort and a growth of paternalism."
He urged that the people of America
get back to the "Individualism laws ot
our forefathers." , . ,
Expect Croft to Talk.
State Fire Marshal Roe and H. E.
Sampson, special counsel, went today to
Fort M jdisort to call upon A. C. Croft
of Moulton, who Is a prisoner In the peni
tentiary there. Mr. Croft was convicted
on a charge of conspiracy In connection
with the .burning of certain seed houses
at Moulton. The state officials expect
to secure a statement from him Implicat
ing certain Moulton officials and other
citizens of Moulton In the same affair
which has sent him to prison.
Auto Dealer Arrested.
The arrest of A. A. Welt, a prominent
automobile dealer of this city, was or
dered today by police offlcera here. Welt
lb accused of violating the state automo
bile law hy falling to report an accident
to the police department. Welt was the
driver of the car which struck G. W.
Nichols, an agef resident of Des Motoee.
Nichols lies in a ward of the Des Moines
General hospital in an unconscloua con
dition. ' His. life la despaired of,
Death of Pioneer Woman.
The death Is announced of Mrs. Caro
line Ingham, wife of Capt. W. H. Ingham,
ot Algona. She was 81 years old and
the couple came to northwestern- Iowa
more than sixty years ago, and ' were
among the ploneere. of that part "of the
state. She was 'the mother of Harvey
Ingham. editor of the Register and
Leader, also the mother of Mrs. Charles
Russell and Mrs. C. M. Doxsee, both of
(.inventions Yet to Be Held.
A number of nominations for legisla
tive offices are yet to be made In conven
tions In the various counties and dis
tricts, in all there are fourteen places
where the republicans failed to nominate
and a larger number where the democrats
failed, unless It Is found that nominations
were effected by the writing- In of names,
which Is entirely possible. The state
committees will see to It that conven
tions are called where necessary to name
Death of tlvll War Veterans,
Civil war veterans are passing away.
from the Iowa department of the G. A.
R. at the rale of more than 500 a year.
Thin was shown by the report of George
A. Newman, assistant adjutant general
for the department to the annual en
campment at Mason City ' today. The
report of Dr. Newman shows that In
the year 19U there died of the members
of the G. A. R. In this state 612 persons.
At the beginning of the year there were
335 posts with 0.861 members, and at the
close of the year there were 337 posts
with 9,286 members. During the year three
former department commanders died
Phil Schaller of Bac City, W. R. Man
ning of Newton and Samuel Harper of
Clarke Files Hla Expense Aceonnt.
The cost of a nomination for governor
under the Iowa primary, with practical
assurance of election, was thla year, In
the face of the fiercest fight of the poli
ticians made In many years, 13.13S.62.
This Is what it cost George W. Clarke
of Adel to cinch the governorship, accord
ing to hi statement filed with the sec
retary of state. Of this sum he paid out
of his own resources $1,893.62 and the re
mainder was contributed by Dallas
county personal friends. The largest con
tributors to his fund were S. M. Leach,
C. n. Brenton. H. M. Pattee, A. M. and
D, D. McOII, Joseph Mattes, Emory Eng
lish and W. P. Adams. Mr. Clarke gave
the exact amount contributed by every 1
one of the friends who gave to his sup-1
port. No funds were solicited or re
ceived from corporations or special In
May Have Biennial Conventions.
The labor men of Iowa may change to
the biennial system of holding their state
meetings. President Urick of the Federa
tion of Labor has put it up to them to
make the change and to abandon having
a convention every year. This may be
decided at Muscatine this week. It Is
understood that the socialist element In
the labor federation Is making an effort
to secure control and oust President
Urick, who represents the conservatives.
SCHOOLS ASD COLLEGES.
Nebraska Military Academy Summer Camp School.
VACATION' IS ALMOST HERE. Where will your boy spend .
his Summer? You want Wm to enjoy his vacation, but you'd
also like to have him put some of this time to profitable use.
The Nebraska Military Academy Summer Camp will settle
your problem for eight weeks. Beginning June 25th and ending
August 20th, the boys will bave just the kind of vacation that boy
like best. There will be out-door sports, tents to sleep in, plenty
of wholesome food and just enough study to keep their minds in,
trim or to make up any subjects in which they are deficient. . '
We'll gladly tell you more about this Summer Camp If .
you'll send us your name. "'
B. D. HAYAVARD. Superintendent.
The federation is giving its support to
the strike of the builders at Dubuque, the
railroad shopmen's strike at Waterloo and.,
the button workers' contest at Muscatine.
President Urick is In ravor of a coni-
j plete revision of the law as to the state
I labor bureau and the placing of factory
inspectors In permanent positions. The
federation will endorse tho principle of
the employers' liability acts.
Wurr Masonry Startd.
At the session of the grand lodge of
I Masons for Iowa held at Burlington a
j bronze tablet was placed to mark the
site of the building in which the first
Masonic lodite in Iowa was organized.
The beginning of Masonry in this state
j was made November 21, 1S40. Addresses
J on this occasion were made by Judge
) William Hutchinson of Sioux county, P.
; J. Martin of Waterloo and F. S. Treat of
Den Moines. Tho grand lodge session!
will continue during the week.
SHOOTS WIFE WHO STARTS
PROCEEDINGS FOR DIVORCE
PERRY, la.. June 13. Antrered because
of the refusal of his young wife to re
turn to him. R. A. Perry, aged 24. To
day shot her, Infllctlnj? fatal injuries,
and then turned the gun on himself,
sending a bullet through his heart and
dying Instantly. The woman cannot live.
Thn couple separated three weeks ago.
Mrs. Perry ' Instituted suit for divorce
an hour before the shooting today.
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