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VOF. T.V. NO. 73 HONOLULU, HAWAII TERRITORY. FRIDAY, OCTOBER 18. 1912. SEMI WEEKLY. WHOI.K NO 37f5
Two Run Gauntlet of Heavy Shot
From the Turks in the
Gulf of Arta.
BATTLING ON THE FRONTIER
Declaration of War Is Issued by
Turkey Against Servia
(Br Federal Wlrrien Teletrph.)
ATHENS, Groeco, October"l7.
to Tho Advertiser) Fighting
tho Greek army and tho Turkish
forces stationed" along tho frontier
A daring feat was accomplished by
tho commanders of tho Greek gunboats
A and D. They made a dash at two
o 'clock this morning to forco tho Turkish
blockade at the narrow entrance to
tho Gulf of Arta, ono sido of which is
Turkish and tho othor Greek.
Th.oy were observed from the Turkish
fort at Prevcsn, which dominates
the entrance, and a heavy firo -was directed"
on them, which thoy returned
with spirit. They succeeded in.fighting
their way through and finally reached
the Greek town of Yenitza on the
southern shoro of the Bay with very
Declaration of War Made.
(Bt Federal Wireless Teleeraph.)
LONDON, October 17. (Special to
Tho Advertiser) War today becamo
general throughout the Balkan
su)a. Turkey, which for a week or
more has been fighting Montenogro,
Issued thfsMiitrnirig a formal declaration
o hostilities ngairist Sorvia and
Bulgaria. Greece, for some reason, was
not mentioned in tho official document
delivered to the Servian and to tho
Bulgarian legations in Constantinople,
and the Greek minister has not been
asked to leavo tho Turkish capital, as
havo his Servian and Bulgarian colleagues.
-' ' r Sgk
in nwim" JMB1
Crown princcr of Greece, who will havo
The Greek minister, howover, left tho
city without tho usual formalities attending
his departure at any other
In her decimation of war, Turkey
places the blamo on Bulgaria and Servia,
whoso recent actions havo forced
her to take a decisive step.
Although Turkey lias anticipated the
attacks by the Balkan Btatcs and has
ordered a simultaneous advanco of her
army against Bulgaria nnd Sorvia, it
s expected in military circles that tho
Servians and Bulgarians will bo ready
to meet tho Turkish by
tho time they reach tho frontier.
What preparations havo been mado,
howover, is largely a inattor of conjecture,
ns no correspondents aro allowed
in the armies.
Turkey Opens Campaign.
COMTNTlNOILi2, Turkey, October
17. (Ily Awociuted Press Cablo)
Closoipon tho heels of tho ultimntum
delivered bv Turkey yesterday, demand-log
that tho Balkan states take buck
tlio joint nyle to Turkey calling for reforms
in Macedonia and making other
demands upon tho Porto, Turkey today
Jorinnlly declared war ou Hervla mid
An organised campaign along tho
frontier, for which Turkey hm been
piomriiig for several days, was at onco
Arruut Tribwraen KtlUd.
1IKMJ1IADH. Oelober 17.-(Hy
Aoiut4 I'imi Cable) ftorvUn
forH Imvu (rlvfn battle to Bud killed
E00 of ttm warlike Arpuut trlbewiien,
ft I ISPBH i
Many Cities Reported Captured
and Rebels Secure Gold
(tljr federal Wlreleta Telegraph.)
MEXICO CITY, October 17.
to Tho Advertiser) Jalapa and
Cordoba are reported to havo fallen into
tho powor of tho Diaz forces. General
Aguillflr, with his followers, is said to
bo in occupation of Jalapa and nnothor
detachment of rebels to bo marching on
The governor of the State of Vera
Cruz is reported to havo been arrested
in Jalapa. Another report says hat
Mntnmorni nnd Tamhulipns havo been
taken by General Manuel Mendiziabal.
A battle today between tho rebels
under l'olix Dlnz nnd tho Government
trocps is thought probable somewhere
between Vera uruz ami Loruooa. xno
rebels, with Felix Diaz and Colonel Diaz
at thoir head, loft vera Cruz parly to-1
day, following the lino of tho Mexican
Railroad to meet tho government troops t
from Mariano and Azcarraga. I
The collector of custom in Vorn
Cruz turned over nearly half n million
of ilollnrH in gold to tho rebels and
closed the custom bouses. Shipping
business is, therefore, at a standstill. '
Not only have tho Federal armies of
tho North and South been commanded
to converge on that city, but Gen. Joa-
Who may join tho "Como Back" Club
as Dictator of Mexico once more.
m U -J -A i 1 t t if 4 & 1 U 1 1 4 J
f. JJ if, Jf ij J fi jf. f t ) f'prT,7iTf'fr ! T" T
quin Bcltran, who has been stationed
at Xsperanzu, between the cnpltal and
Vera Cruz, on the Mexican Railroad,
for tho purposo of operating against
tile rebel general, Aguillar, has beeu
ordered to move on to Vera Cruz.
Diaz Has Wakened Up.
MEXICO CITV, Octobor 17. It U
Tumorcd here that General Orozco and
Diaz have reached an understanding,
and that tho outbreak yesterday
is a movement in which both
A deputy has demanded that President
Madcro and his cabinet resign at
Tcderal Troop3 Mutiny,
ORIZABA, Mexico, October 17. One
hundred and fifty Federals joined tho
LETTER MAY REFER
TD BIG EXPLOSION
(By Fedtrtl Wirelesi Teleerpn.)
INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana, Ocjtoher
17. (Special to Tho Advertiser) A
letter wiitten by Olaf Tveitmod, of San
Francisco, to Frank M. Ryan, former
president of tho International Union of
Iron nnd Bridge Workers, expressing
thanks for "Christmas present to the
Pacific Const," was identified -by C.
Campbell, assistant cashier of a San
Francisco bank, nt tho dynamiting conspiracy
Witness said Tvoitmoo, as secretary-treasurer
of tho building trades council
of California, kept an account in tho
Tho government chnrged that
meant tho Los Angeles explosion
when ho wroto of tho "Chrlstmns present,"
and that tho Llewellyn Iron
Works explosion on Christmas Bay of
1010 was solicited W Tvcitmoo in a
meeting with llyan in St. Louis, Missouri,
utter tho X,os Angoles Times
IN FLAMING COAL PIT
HOBABT, Tasmania, October 17.
(Uy AnKtclated Press Cablo)
is tho tlofinlto death list to far
known in tho flaming coal jilt where
nearly a nuiicireu minor wcro on
Martian Campbell, superintendent of
puuno worn, it eiojinp up various uo
Uilt of hit work, with a view to ro
tirliiH from ofllc on tlio Ittt day of
tha prrtfint mouth. Hi nrttnr ox
jMCted to anlrq Itro next Htturcy.
PRESIDENT WILL REAPPOINT
FREAR GOVERNOR OF HAWAII
qOVERNOR WALTER L. FREAR,
Whoso retention of the executive office of tho Territory is nssurod.
BEVERLY, Massachusetts, October IS. (By
Associated Press Cable) It was announced here
late yesterday that President Taft has received the
recommendations of Secretary of the Interior Walter
L. Fisher, following his investigation of the
charges against the Frear administration in the
Territory of Hawaii, made, by Prince J. K.
Delegate to Congress.
It is also stated that the President ap'proves the
recommendations supporting the Frear administration
and will at once reappoint Governor Frear as
executive, of the Territory .of Hawaii.
WEIRD NIGHTMARE MURDER
.li OMEGA OF CAROUSE
Sleeping Man Shoots Sleeping Comrade, While
Others Snore Beside ThemTry in
Vain to Awaken Dead.
A tale of tho "wino bums" and dago
red hallucinations was uncovered yesterday
afternoon by Deputy Sheriff
Itoso and Chief MjDuflio in solving tho
mystery of n murdered man found
morning in the old government
corral at Iwilei. At first the man was un-identified
with merely tho appearnnco of
a bullet wound in his abdomen, and the
case was vaguo onough to question the
assumption of murder thut at once
bpraug into tho minds of tho Officers.
Four hours later tho police had uncovered
tho eutiro story and tho
4ied body found by so vera I women yes
terday morning proves to uo tnnt ot a
victim of as weird a shooting as has
over been heard of here or elsewhere.
Standing out in tho bloody story is
ono startling fact that scorns to insist
upon beiug verified by every detail
learned, little as tho officers can bring
themselves to bejiovo it. Not only was
the victim nslecp when tho fatal bullet
entered his vitals, but so was his assailant,
who was apparently living out a
nightmare that had thrust itself upon
his drink-sodden mind.
An of this Jn tho tumble-down deserted
stables of the former government
corral. Four of tho "winfe bums," all
members of this most distinct and pitiful
of all the Honolulu gangs, wcro in
a drunken stupor. Ono of theso creatures,
as half-asleep as tho murderer, nnd
just as sodden with drink,' struggled
vaguely ns the latter fired his revolver,
blankly, nt "haunts.'
Then in tho morninc one of tho
fmaining creatures turning over boozily
on his sido ana snaKing ins aeau companion,
muttered, "Wako up ond take
a drink. Drink! Why, damn it, he's
And the motley, disordered crow
rushed pell moli from tho bouse of
murder and into tho silence of the underworld.
Booze and Hinder.
This story was
dragged out bit by bit by Chief
last night from two of theso
wine-ridden human beings, Hollcrson
nnd O'Brien, who begged in tho
for "just a swig, Macj just another
ono. Novcr mind tho morning.
Give it now, Oivo it straight,"
On tho aftoruoon of tutt Tuesday
tli roo men, Hollerson, O'JIrlcn, and a
limn tho -police now know only as
"Slim," retreated to tho old corral,
there to spend tho night in thoir hilarious
vwuy. They wwro joined by
fourth party. This man had money- Uo
had forty lUillum, and ho tliowcd it to
them. Uo took out u revolver nud thrust
it in their faces..
"I know I'm In tough gang. That's
what Ihat't fur. I can il off nil
Then Uollertoni "Wo have not roiuo
horn fo tight. We wimt to limo a Hood
Ho upon this Introduction they Jr
pared to spread tho feast in their dilapidated
halls. Hollerson was given
mpnoy. IIo nought wine, sardines and
"grub" which lie brought back.
The tuo wino bums, Slim, nnd the
Fourth Furty nte and drunk and drank
and ate and then drank, always returning
to the doinijohu, tho sardouical hot-tie
that turned its empty craw up nt
tho, officers' fnecs yesterday at noon,
with ouo hnndlo pointing to tho human
blot, saying, plain as day, "I did that."
How It Happened.
Finally all four went to sleep on tlio
dirty mattresses that were strewn about
the place. They woro covered- with
(leas. The fleas hopped about tho officers
yesterday afternoon. Tho Fourth
Party slept on tho outside. Next to him
wns Hollerson. Noxt to Hollerson was
. drunk as n boiled owl, next to
( O'Brien-was Slim. Ho never got up.
In tho middle of tlio night Hollerson
woko np. He had heard n shot. Ho had
' a vaguo feeling that it had been fired
.closo to him. It had. It sang right
over his head. Tho wreck of a man
got up on his knee. Tho gun flashed
I nguin. The Fourth Party was shooting
it Hollerson swayed towards it and
soi7cd tho other's hand.
"Bon't shoot," ho muttered.
"I'll kill them, I'll kill them,"
screamed tho othor man. "They're
trying to rob mo. Thoro they nro," and
tho gun spat again towards tho door.
Hollerson dropped to the ground and
slipped away. His hand had fifty powder-pocks
in it from the flash of tho
gun. His hand wns around the barrel
when It went off. He docs not know
where ho went.
ThO Fourth Pnrtv flrnnnml l.nnl, n
the muttrasses restlessly. O'Hrien turned
over, drunkenly. Ho heard thrco
shots. They meant nothing to him. Ho
So ono dead man nml (vn cnt.iAl.nw
endowed with life, lay sido by sido
With tho first rays of daylight tho
waking bodies turned over towards tho
bottles and hands reached out in tho
inexorable reflex action that always directed
aright. Thoy woko up and thoy
(Irnttk. Tlll'm ItHfl linmi i9 4lila
soddon freemasonry asleep amongst the
sviuwo irvts uu iiigiii, Jiioy nocicou 10
tho center of hilarity, proffered their
friendly botUot, swigged out of those
of their hosts, their two live hosts and
their one Head ono.
O'Brien was tho lust to awakq. Uo
drank too, sitting up whero ho had
tlopt. Then ho turned over to "Slim."
"Wuke ui)!'.lio ileiimnildil in speech
generously interlarded with tlio puni
wordt of "do gang." "Wake up mid
drln I, I Drlultl" O'Hrien tdinnk Mm.
Ha naum llvi.l Tj. .IvA.l l.la l.uil.1
nnd jorlind it, Tho body writ hard.
Tim IvmihI wui rohl O'llrlon'f rcl tbot
)N pupped out of Mi liimd "Dead!"
lvonuuuu ou rug tour.;
THE FIGURE PAT
Single Campaign Deposit Shown
to Have Been Two hundred
Forty Thousand Dollars.
(Ilv Wrtrral Vlrle1aIC(rrrh.)
WASHINGTON October 17. (Special
to The Advertiser) A cony of the
'ltepublicnn national committee's bunk
laerount of 1004 in tho Fourth National
Bnnk of Now York, placed in evidonco
heforo the United States senate commit-tea
investigating -campaign tontribu
tluiis nnd expenditures of 11)04, showed
ono deposit of $240,000 during tho latter
days ot October of that year. That was
tho sum of the disputed "Hnrrlmnn"
fund and tho nppioxlmnto time of its
beorgu 11. Cortelyou, chnirmnn of the
ltcpublicnu national committee in 1001,
teptihed before thn committee today
about John 1). Arehbold's testimony
that tho Standard Oil Company contrib
uted $100,000 to tho ltepublicnn fund
Cortelyou said tho question had been
brought to his attention by letters nnd
telegrams from President ltoosovelt in
tho Inst days of tlio campaign of 1004.
When ho spoke to Treasurer Cornelius
N. Bliss about it, tho latter had said
thorc had been no such contribution.
OEORQE B. OOI1TELYOTJ.
Who gayo Interesting testimony bpforo'
4lirt anntitn rmimlli
"I told tho President just what
Colonel Bliss told me," said Cortelyou,
Loriciyou sain no novur ubkcu .i. -
Mnronti fnr nnv contriliution for anv
purpose. Cortelyou said ho know littlo
of tlio so called nurrlmnn lunu, uut insisted
it was raised 8ntircly for tho
lcv ion: oinio canipaign
Munscy Gives Up Generously.
WASHINGTON, October 17. (By
A cnntntnil Prj4i (!ihl"A Frank A.
Sluusey, owner of ti string of publica
tions una n recent convert 10 mo ui
JIooso movement, was put on tho stand
1-1... 1... 1.. Plnint nnntllll lilt 1tlVJtli
gatfiig campaign contributions, to toll
what lio knows or mo sums sucuruu uj
lin PnnLAVitll lnnilPTfl.
Munsoy testified that ho personally
had contributed. $07,000 to ltoosovelt 'a
campaign prior to tho Ulucngo convention,
nnd' siuco then hns handed over
Tom Lawson, the Boston financier,
was on tho stand this afternoon, and
testified that ho spent $100,000 in advertising
ltoosovelt 's pro-convention
STRIKERS WILED II
FIGHT WH DEPUTIES
MacdlLLi, Nevada, October 17. (By
AaunnintPil Hnlilo 111 H Ditched
battle with striking miners, deputy
sheriffs havo lnnou two anu wouuuuu
Martial Law Proclaimed.
ELY, Nevada, October 17. (By
Press Cable) Tho striko situation
grew so serious this afternoon that
martial law has boen proclaimed.
NEW YOItK, Octobor 17. Tho National
League, through President Lynch
and tho othor officers, today decided to
impeach President Horace I'ogel of tho
Jliiladolphla National League club because
ho attacked tho honesty and integrity
of tho Nntional League umpires.
Near tho end of tho National Lcaguo
season Fogol mado a sensational attack
on several umpires, declaring that they
had holpod Now York win the pennant.
An exceedingly iiitcrontlng mooting
of tho llutvnilnu engineers' msoeiiitlon
wilt held in tho McKluley High School
building but ovonuiK at which, thorn
were present over fifty inomhorH of tho
niioolntimi. Tlfo feature of tho meeting
was uu ndilrtM by Viot T. A. Jnggur,
cliluf of tho Kilaueu technology ttullmi
upon "Some It'tcent Vulmuit mid Ho
mle l)latr " Tim tiildnut wh vi
lumliioutly illuttrutpd with Huruoiilleoii
UNIi FOR II
Colonel Roosevelt Much Better
and Is 'Anxious to Get
SAYS HE HAS BULLY SLEEP
Mrs. Roosevelt In Attendance at
Hospital Upon Her Distinguished
(11 Federal Wlrtlcu Telrcraph.)
CHICAGO, October 17. (Spocial to
Tho Advertiser) Colonel Thoodoro
ltoosovelt is feeling so much bettor nnd
has so much improved that on awakening
today ho hegnn plunning '" '"'',
tinuatioa of his cnmpnigu trip.
Most of last night tho Colonel spent
in restful sleep. Ho awakened n few
tlmos, and then only for a fow moments
in which to pormit his night nurso to
mnko his clinical rocord, which almost
invariably Bhowcd his condition to bo
excellent and near ilormat. Tho Colonel
nocr has required n groat deal of
elecp, ho told Iiis nurso, and it was not
until after 11 o'clock that ho settled
down seriously to obtain rest.
From cloven o'clock on ho was asleep
most of tho tlmo until four o'clock this
morning, -when ho awoke declaring that
he had had a "b'ully sleep." Ho Bald
he intended to brcalifnst at sovon
o'clock. Before sovon o'clock tho Colonel
decided ho had not had enough
sloop, and ho again closed his eyes. Tho
ninny hours ho hns been nblo to rest
is declared by tho physicians to bo tho
host medicine for him.
Bnrimf.tlu?,nbJ;it ho.Coloncl TvnS.
!ilod by Mrs, Ka'qsovolt, who occuplod
the room adjoining that of lief husband.
Sho had been awakened by tho ontranco
of the nurso into tho Colonel's room to
taku his clinical rocord, Sho remained
only a short timo, howover, as ho assured
hor that ho was "feeling just
C'olonol ltoosovelt 's breakfast, aa
usual, consistod of bacon, throo soft'
boiled eggs, buttered toast and a pot of
ten. When ho ordored it ho comnlaincd
, becauso ho said he was fooling so woll
ho was suro it would not bo noar
Attending physicians aro to hold another
oxnmiiMtlon of tho nnticnt. Whon
I informed of tho doctors' intention, tho
colonel remnrked thfit "1 hopo thoy will
soon navo mo ready to start out again."
Ills Conscienco Clear,
(By Federal Wlrclcis Telesrj))i.)
MILWAUKEE, Wisconsin, October
17. (Special to Tho Advertiser).
"Why shouldn't I rest wollf Thoro's
nothing bothoring my conscience," said
John Schrnuko, tlio man who (shot Col.
Tiicodoro ltoosovelt in tho breast Monday
night, when ho w:m nuked this
morning how ho had rested during tho
Ml GIVE EVIDENCE
IN BECKER'S TRIAL
Former District Attorney Will
Be Called Testimony
(Iljr Federal Wirelm Telegraph.)
NEW YOItK, Octobor 17. (Special
io Tlio Advertiser) William. Travcra
Jerome, former district attorney of
New York, may bo callod as a witness
for the defense in tho trial of Police
Lieut. Charles V,. Becker, charged with
tho murder on July 16, in front of tbo
Hotel Motropolc, of Herman ltosenthal,
.Tnmcs Bctlen testified today that
last August, while ho wus uu luniato
of tho Tombs prison, ho heard a conver
sation between Becker and Dick White,
formerly of tho Becker "strong arm"
bijuau. vvuiio nuu uccn locneu up ou
a chargo of "framing" Jack Bolig.
White said, witness testified;
"Chief, 1 havo boen looking for you.
Is it ttruight that thoy havo arrested
Louie and ho has given tbo wholo thing
"Oh, hell," said Becker, according to
Botlen, "thut Is only ono more crook.
Thoy huvo no. one, only crooks to testify
against us. Why, thoro is no jury
on earth will liollcvp fheiu."
Heclfur sitld: "Bit fast, Jimmy. After
this but blown over, thoy will bo
giving mo iv ponslou for killing this
Prosecution pests Case.
NI'.W VOIIJC, October 17 (lly Associated
I'ium Cable) -Tho iroeeutlon
uguiiut l'ollco Lluuti)unl lUckur, who
Is rlurged with eoiiiillolty in th murder
of Herman Ilonihal, tbo gDinblor,
rculol its ctu today.