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THE SUN, TUESDAY, OCTOBER 8, 1912.'
TO MDU HERE
Mills Tells Committee of Vot
ing in Alphabetical
WHITMAN HAS FACTS
Witness SnysMnny of Alleged
Voters Had Moved
CRANE MAKES A DENTAL
Munscy Writer Says MneVcnph
Told Him About Morgan
Washington", Oct, J. Specific charge
of corruption In tho Eighth Assembly dis
trict of New York county In the primaries ,
were laid at the doors of the Iloosefelt
managers to-day by Ogden L.. Mill-",
treasurer of tho Republican county com
mittee of Now York county.
The charges had been laid beforo Dis
trict Attorney Whitman, the witness said.
Documentary evidence tending to prove
the frauds were Introduced in evidence
by Mr. Mills.
The disclosures opened a new line of
Inquiry and it Is likely that witnesses will
be called from New York to testify. The
poll book of the Fourth election district
In the Eighth Assembly district was put
In evidence by Mr. Mills.
It disclosed the fact that the alleged
voters, all of whom were recorded for.
Roosevelt, liad cast their vutes in alpha
betical order, which, Mr. Mills suggested,
raised a strong presumption that the
rames had leen copied Ironi the published
list in the City Record nnd an equal num
ber of Roosevelt votes put into the ballot
More than a sixth of thoe nlleged to
have voted In alphabetical order for
Roosevelt had moved out of tho district
or ha'd died before the election. One man
recorded as voting was in the hospital
election day 'having his leg amputated,"
mid Mr. Mills.
The witness declared that the Repub
lican primaries as far as the Tuft mana
gers were involved were as clean as any
(Jection ever held In New York county,
ne charged that Louis Friedel, captain of
one of the election districts in the Eighth
Assembly district, had de-erted lYesident
Taft on primary election day Samuel
S Koenig, county chairman, learning of ,
tho fact, oall"d up rrteilel, who denied
that he had swung to Roosevelt. Tho re- '
turns from tho district, however, showed
a unanimous vote for the Roosevelt elec
tors and subsequently Friedel was given
an appointment in Comptroller I'render
"Your testimony indicates gros cor
ruption," suggested Senator I'omerene.
"That is the only inference to be drawn
from the results, " replird Mr. Mills.
Forced to Itepl)- lo Honker.
The witness declared that he had b"en
forced to make tho disclosures by the
repeated and persistent charges by Elon
II Hooker, treasurer of the Ilon-evet
committee, anil Judge Charles II Duel,
manager of Roosevelt's campaign in
New York county, that the Taft managers
had been guilty of frauds. Mr. Mills
estimated tho total expenditure made
by tho Taft managers in tho New York
county primaries to be a sum not exceed
ing $24,000 ami proabbly only about
121,000, which is less than half the amount
spent by tho Roosevelt managers, accord
ing to the official statement of E II .
Hooker, treasurer of the Roosevelt com
mittee. ! "" Five other witnesses were examined
by the Senate committee to-day 1 he
committee was in session an hour anil
a half this morning and Mr. .Mills, who
whs the only witness called in tho after
noon, was on tho stand about an hour.
Charles Edward Russell, Socialist can
didate for Uovernor of New York, and
Judson C. Welliver, a writor for Frank
A. Munsey's maga7ines ond newsjiers,
wptp heard. Mr Russell was called to
testify to on incident which ho related
in tho opening speech of his campaign
In Now York, which involved J. I'. Mor
gan and Wayne MaeVeagh. Ho was
reported to have said thai Mr. MucVengh
was in J. P Morgan's oftie Just before
the election in 100 when tho telephone
rang, and after Mr, Morgan had responded
ho told Mr MaeVeagh that "that blank,
llank maniac in tho White House" was
insisting that he contribute "another
IP1,oriQ to his campaign fund " When
ho wns on tho witness stand a few days
huo Mr. Morgan said thai, the story was
mad" out of whole cloth "
Tnlil 1) .Mnicailrir Writer.
Questioned to-day coneernlng it Mr
P.u-t-HI declared that the newspapers
had "embellished" it, but ho admitted
thai the incident substantially as stated
had been told by Wnyno MaeVeagh to
n writer on llnmplnn'a Maumint.
"Who wan the representative of the
magazine?" inquired Senator Clapp.
I nrn sorry tho committee aslnsl me
'.ii question, for I am certain that if I
i': his name it will injure him in his
I iesi-nt employment as a writer and may
i' so him his sition."
'eiiator ( l.i pp whispered n his asso
i m es ,md asked Mr. Itussoll why he be
In .d that a revelation of tho name
f i lie writer would deprive him of 1,1s
, -e-etit employment.
Iwauso be told mo it would, " icpliisl
M It iss).. "Of coiitui if the committee
; i -ses ni.' 1 . i the name I will have to givo
I'io nmmiiieo decided to "press" and
V' Russell said.
well tus iwimi. is.Iudson ('. Welliver."
vb Welhvei wnsiittlliguttheM'poiters'
in le s Nion as Mr. Ru-s"ll'n testimony
ns i .in hided Welliver come forward
n.d HsKod chairman Clapp to call him
He di liutnoil any fear of losing his
I'b. Ho intimated that ho had no foais
f in. liming the wrath of Mr. Mnnsey.
" trdd lus version of the MaeVeagh
' ' '"' 'o tin had written all article
' 'liaion'son Roosevelt. It was not
' U ularly complimentary. Mr. Mac
eagh after reading tho article invited
I no w itness to visit him.
ManVeaajt I.o.t Lore for Colonel.
"Pnt the better part of one afternoon
, , MaoV'Rh'H country home near
itllaclelphia," eaid Welliver. "Mr, Mm-
Veagh Kara me the impression quite
olourlr that whllo he had onco been an
admirer of lloosovolt he had changed
his mind concerning tho Colonel."
Thon Mr, MaoVeagh related the story,
according to the witness. Mr. Morgan
after answering tho telephone cull told
Mr. MaoVcagh with impatlcnco thut K. H.
Jlnrriinan had gone down to the White
IloiiHo and had dinner with itoosovelt.
Ho hnd undertaken to raise $250,000 more
for lloosovclt's campaign fund. Mr.
llnrrimuii told Mr. Morgan he (Horrlman)
had given sou uuound expected Mr. Morgan
to glvo a II ko umount. Mr. Morgan
said It wag not needed and wan irritated
at Mr. tiarrlmnn but told Mr. MaoVeagh
hn would probably have lo givo It.
Mr. Itussoll had testified that he had
written to Mr. MucVengh for a verifica
tion. Ho got n cordial reply, ho Bald,
tint iwt ,4..ilil rxt ,1... Mr. ..,., ln.,M.,-. f.
!nri,,,,irw fro'" tim testimony of both
Mao eagh story wan reduced to writing
and put in the records In the office of
Hampton's Magatint, but hadbecn lost.
Crnnc IM-nlrs 70,000 Storr,
Charles Y. Crano of Chicago, another
witness of the morning, made a square
denial of the stry told by Mr. Hooker,
who said that Mr. Crono told him that he
hud contributed 70,uoo each to the pre
convention cnmiviigtM of La Kolletto nnd
Wiloti and was still giving up at tho rate
of H.uixia week for each,
Mr ('rune submitted n statement show
ing gifts to the l.a Kollette fund aggregat
ing J.'O.fist and to tho Wilson fund of
.r-nirii llUPrvn ,,,-,l,WCl bllflb III,
Did tho contribution you made to
Senator l.a Toilette
nnd Oov. Wilson
'." " " E"r,2 """""
for President'" inquired Senator I'avnter,
"I was invited by Mr. Hooker to con
tribute ton third candidate, but declined,"
renlied Mr. ('rune with a smile.
Mr. Mills showed considerable feeling
In testifying before the committee in re
gard to the charge recent Iv made by
Treasurer Hooker of the Roosevelt or
ganization that 3(1,000 votes cast for Roose
velt in the primary in New York count v
never were countVsl, Mr Mills pointed
out that the polls in that primary contest
were fullv manned by Roosevelt watchers.
1 hen Mr Mills referred specifically to
the Eighth Assembly district.
A limit Kluhtli Aaseiiilily llNtrli-t.
"On March ?.". said he, "some one
called up Mr Samuel S. Koeuig, chairman
of the Republican county committee, nnd
informed him that one of his district
leaders, the Eighth Assembly diMrict. Mr
Louis Friedel, had sold out to the Roose
velt people Koenig called up Friedel
on the telephone nnd put the proposition
up to him perfictly straight Friedel
denied it, said he wns acting on behalf
of Mr '1 lift and would continue to bo
"Wo took his word for it Tho Eighth
Assembly district was one of the two.and
only tw-o'districtstogo for.Mr. Roosevelt.
The other one was the Seventh Assembly
district, where there was a factional fight,
where there were three tickets in the Held
and where Roosevelt's delegates appeared
"The vote in the Eighth Wembly dis
rict shows some extraordinary llgifres,
which can only be explained when wo
reinemb-r tluit the people who were
supposed to look after the Taft interests
were under the direction of Mr Friedel
and did not look after the Taft interests
and that the Roosevelt people prnb-
ablv did not have any watchers there
at j view of the fact that they knew
.Mr. 1 nedel would look alter their in
"In a district in which 1,2I voters were
entitled to vote an many as i.onI went
to the (Kills and voted, which is a higher
percentage than ever was cast in any
primary election in New York county
at anv'time The figures ore all the more
extraordinary because the Eighth As
sembly district is in two Congress
ih-triets, the Twelfth nnd tho Fifteenth.
In the 'Ihirteenth Congress district
there was no contest. The delegates to
the national convention were tho same
on both tickets though it is notoworthv
that both gentlemen. .Itidge Murrnv and
Mr March, voted for Col Roo-evelt'
"In the Twelfth Congress district
the delegates were J. Van V Olcot? anil
Alevauder Wold on tho Tuft ticket and
tireeiibaum and Hloomingilale on the
Roosevelt ticket Tho, First, .Second,
'Ihird. Fourth. Fifth. Fifteenth and Six.
teenth Election districts of tho Eighth As
sembly district are in tho Twelfth Con
"It is to tho figures in these six election
districts that I want to call the com-tnuti-e's
particular attention, the six-
election districts in the Twelfth Congress
district m which there was a contest
"In the First Election district ninety
eight names were returned a- voting
There was a subsequent inv sttgntion
made by us which showed that twetitv
of these jieoplo had not voted or had
moved from the district.
"In the Second Election district ninety,
three were returned as having oted
and of this number fitty-tlvo either did
not vote or else they had moved from tho
TuM Allcrimlen Cut Vote.
"In the Third election district no votes
w'ere case for the Taft delegates, al
though tho Taft alternates received
exactly the same vote as the Roosevelt
delegates. This is accounted for by tho
fact that ono of .Mr. Friedel's friends was
one of tho Taft alternates."
Ho then told of similar instances in
other districts and added:
"I submit for your investigation a
duplicate of the poll book of the Fourth
election district of tho Eighth Assembly
district, which is remarkable in that
of tho 1 f i votes cast practically every
one of them, with few exceptions, was
cast in alphabetical order.
"A glance at the Citj llceord, published
bv the city of New ork, is ulso illumi
nating in so far as it show what was prob
ablv done, because tho names in tho poll
boo'k practically correspond with tho
names in tho City Ittcord in the order in
which they are published."
'I ho committee members were Inter
ested in these disclosures, but Senator
Clapp looked pained
"I do not want you gentlemen to be
lieve for one minute that I am insinuating
that Judge Duell or Mr Hooker knew of
iIiomi tilings, but I do stale that they put
the preconvention campaign In New
ork i. iv in charge of some gentlemen
who only knew tho ono kind of politics.
aim in unit extent tney were restwinsinie.
tin w uness sniu.
"Were hesi! gentlemen of high ideals
,ni w luifil tiiat resoonsibilitv was nluccd?"
askiil Senator l'aynter with a smile,
".No, sir well, I don t want to mention
Ihelr names," said Mr Mills. "I do not
want to go into that, but I will say that it
was commonly report isl to mo during tho
two weeks preceding the primaries that
one of the Republican livulers who had
gone over to Mr Roosevelt, and did
it openly, was handling a largo fund for
the practical purposes of the campaign "
itk'Who was that man'" asked Ch.urman
"William Halpin of tho Seventh Assem
bly district," was the reply
"1 have Winked," added Mr. Mills,
"through with interest tho report lllisl
by the Roosevelt cointiiltteo and 1 find
that Mr Hnlpiu's uaino is not tiicntinniil
once, so evidently my informants were
mistaken I have been informed on
credllblo authority that in the SUth
Asseinblv district, which has sixteen elec
tion districts, a sum of filno was given out
for eWstiiiii day purposes, and that sum
of 5iiou,'as far as I can see, Una not been n
portiil," "Who was your Informant in that re
spect'" nsked Clapp.
"Mr. Koeuig win my informant. Tho
man who mceivisl this money h Samuel
Aranowitz. Ho received a slip from Mr.
Halpin and presented it at the head
(iiiarfera and received in return for tho
slip film) to bo expended in tho Sixth
Assembly district, which has sixteen
election districts for olootlou dny ex
pensos." It was at this point thatSenator Pom
erene observed that it ' apparent
that Mr. Mills belleyed there had been
corruption in some of the districts and
Mr MiUa replied that the facta, eepsclaliy
. l II Mil
This 42nd Street section is fait superseding in prominence all other locations in New
York City. The great publicity which will be given to the new (irand Central Terminal,
lliltmorc Hotel, and the new department store of Stern llros. which will adjoin Aeolian
Hall, will at once identify this section of New York in the minds of people of the entire
Every Room an Outside Room
There are only outside rooms in Aeolian Hall. Ia
front of the building is Bryant Park, which means a
maximum of light, air and sunshine. Adjoining the
building on the West, the new Stern Bros, department
store will rise only seven stories, so that the outlook
above this point will be absolutely unobstructed. The
same is true of the East side of the building and also the
front of the building facing on 43rd Street.
Aeolian Hall is built of steel, stone, brick and
rement, Kven the doors and window frames are
malic of steel. The floors are cement. In every detail
of its construction the first consideration has beea
SAFETY. Aeolian Hall U absolutely fireproof.
WARREN & WETMORE
in the Eighth Assembly district, were
open to no other interpretation.
"Have you made a report of these farts
to the District Attorney?" asked Senator
"I believn they have been," said Mr.
MIIK "hut election crimes in New York
havn been tirosecuted with varvine de
crees of success, and an von can see we
could not bring this home to any one by
I no tact prated ny you, sain .Mr.
I'oinereiie, "certainly justify a very rigid
investigation nnd if the facta as stated
by Mr. Hoosevelt's represent-it ives hero
the other day are true they ought to be
,.-.0() AdvrrtlsliiK Ciintrnet,
In the four minutes that Ixmis C. Ham
merllng of New York was on tho witnesH
stand ho told the committee that the only
preconvention expenditures of which ho
had knowledge was n contract made
with his American association of foreign
newspapers for advertising saco for
which I hey paid 5,Rfil).
Mr llammerllng was brought into the
hearing by Senator Dixon, who charged
that the publicity man had Iwen active
among foreign newspapers in behalf of
President Tnft's reelection and offered in
evidence a copy of what purported to be
a letter and contract sent out by Mr.
llammerllng tr foreign newspapers.
Senator Clapp advised the witnessea
that the committee had refused to permit
Mr. Dixon to put these matters In the
record and that the only part of this year's
campaign over which tho committee had
jurisdiction wan tho procon vent ion con
tributions, Oruitihy MoIIarg, ex-Senator Chauncer
M. De(iew, William It, MoKinley, Presi
dent '1 aft's preconvention manager; ex
Senator Nathan It. Scott of West Virginia
and Matthew Halo, lloosovelt manager In
Massachusetts, will testify to-morrow.
John I). Archbold of the Standard Oil
Company will npear on tho stand again
on Thursday and will answer ltoosovelt's
HARRIMAN LETTERS LOST.
Turn I'l I.nlrr In llnlrh Sent in C.
N. lllliin, Jr.
WAHiMNfnn.;. Oct. 7. Tim rinnn rv,
I 1 .., .W,-
! mitten was thrown into somewhat of n
i pnnlo yesterday by tho discovery that
. a large part of tho original correspondence
.that passed between Col. ItooHevelt and
I E. II Hurrimati hail been lost.
('. (' TegethofT, secretary to Mr Harrl
man, had left tho correspondence with
the committee after he had been served
with a siibpiena. The olerk of tho com
inltten thought he had forwarded tho
, original copies to Mr TegethofT after
tho committee had concluded Its uk of
Mr. TegethofT Insisted that mote than
half of tho letters were missing, includ
ing tho original of tho Harriman letters
to Sidney Webster.
I Senator Clapn'n secretary thon recalled
that ho liad returned the correspondence
to Cornelius N. Bliss, Jr.. tmdor regis
tored letter postage and it occurred to
him that he might have (Included by mis
take aoma at tha Harrbuan uitmra mk.
Ready for Immediate
mittod to the committee about tho samo
time. Ho wired to Mr. Hlisa.
A prompt reply came Kick that Mr.
Hliss liad a bunch of tho Horrlman letters
and was wondering why he had them.
FRIEDEL IS UNCONCERNED.
Snr Kleetlon Inpcfnr Mnat An
ssvrr If There Wna Frnml,
Iiuis F. Friedel was until four weeks ago
Ilepublican leader of tho Eighth Assembly
district. Since August 1 he Ims liecn in the
Department of Hovenuo Collection of
Comptroller l'rendergant's offU-o. Ijist
night hn was shown a copy of Ogden Mills's
testimony at Washington in which it was
said that the ballot boxes in his district
were Muffed for Itoosovelt nt tho pri
maries last spring. Mr. Friedel failed to
see Just, how the testimony nffected him.
"Of course a poll book which shows that
the votes had been oast in alphabetical
order would be significant," he said. Hut
I know nothing of that; I wan not an eleo
tion inspeotor. Why, the election won
ho quiut that I didn't even visit half the
polling places. The election inspectors
are the ones who must answer that chargo
if there are any grounds for it.
"Tho statement that I received my Job
hero ns a result of my work for Itoosovelt
and Preiidergost la absurd. Why, I
haven't oven seen l'rendergast since I
heard him speak at the corner of Orchard
and Grand streetn when Stimson wan run
ning for Governor. I havo lieen wanting to
get a Job here for three years and tho
mere fact that I got it only last August
means nothing at nil."
When asked who tho election inspectors
were Mr. Friedel said that ho knew they
were good, standi Republicans, but with
forty Inspectors In the diMrict it was im
possible for him to naino tho men who had
acted in tho Fourth.
"Wliy, even If tho ballot boxes were
stuffed," ho continued, "ns thoy were not,
an far as my knowledgo goes, no ono
would be crudo enough to copy names
from tho City ltrcod In alphabetical order.
"If they want to start an election in
vestigation let them go over to Sam
Koenig's dlatrlct, for instance, The
ltoohitvelt sentiment thero is as strong as
it Is In my district, but Taft received
an overwhollng majority. Thero are
other districts too where the witno thing
hapicuod. I never hoard of any offer
to any district captain to throw his dis
trict from Tnft to Itoosovelt for 1100 or
any other sum,"
A few weeks ago differences aroso in
the Eighth Assebly diMrict and Friedel
wasoustiil by I,ouis Jaeobson, the present
leader A reporter for Tun Sun found
Jaeobson with several of his captains at
tho district hendipiarterH on Oroliard
stroet last night and all worn greatly
interested In the testimony of Mr. Mills,
Mr. Jaoobson said that as he had been
leader but a short time and had not been
directly oonneoted with the primaries
last spring there was hut little that ho
could say on tho charge that the poll
books were illegal.
i :i fesvfs) ht loson at
The ceilings arc e;tr.i high averaging 11 ft. 3 in.
with sonic us high as 14 ft. It has been stated that
these are the highest ceilings in any office building in
New York. Wc have made no attempt to verify this
assertion, but wo know that these, high ceilings added
materially to the cost of the building, and we believe
you will say this money was well spent, when you see
the added light and air which they uSord.
flentals are now being made as the building is
ready for IMMEDIATE OCCUPANCY. The prices
ore reasonable, some offices being only 6800. We in
vite inspection of these offices, especially by those who
appreciate Advantages and Service such as Aeolian
Hall will provide.
Renting Agents for the Building
Pease & Elliman
340 Madison Avenue, near 43rd Street
Telephone "Bryant 6200"
outrage in all my litical career, but I
think it very ioi-sibl that such a thing
could have been done by an election In
spector," he remarked. "I will start an
investigation at once."
When asked If ho thought that thee
ex-leader Friedel was implicated in tht
deal ho merely commented:
"I wouldn't make a direct statement,
but Friedel has that job with Prendergas
that he has wanted for a long time."
lacohson wild that he had no definite
information concerning the charge that
Itoosevelt money had been freely offered
hi his district.
"Nobody approached mo ns I was not
loader at that time," ho said, "but I heard
from reliable Niurces that there vim as
much as $:',0fm to 3,(W0 placed at the
disposal of various district leaders to get
Itoosovelt votes. I havo no doubt but
that in many cases it was taken and
iwoketed by the leaders."
Mr. .lacohson hinted at crooked pri
maries in Ixith tho Second and Fourth
districts but hastened to add that of
course he had no definite information.
TO HEAR M'COMBS MONDAY.
Clnpp Committee Sends Call to Wtl
aon Cnmpatan Chairman.
William V, McCombs, Democratic, na
tional chairman, got word from Wash
ington yesterday that ho would be ex
pectort to report on Monday before tho
Clapp committee an to his management
of Woodrow Wilson's preconvention
Mr. McComns bollevea that he will he
well enough to present the report In
NO ANSWER FROM HOOKER.
III 70,000 Story Was Fall an
Kxiillclt, Ho Comments,
Elon H. Hooker, treasurer of the Pro
gressive party, was asked at the New
York headquarters yesterday if ho oould
explain tho discrepancy between his
statement that Charles It. Crone gave
;n,(i)i0 to the La Follotte fund and Mr.
Crane's teHtimonv that tho amount was
about $27,iWO. Mr. Hooker said:
I havo nothing to add to my testimony
in WashiiiEton. which was quite full and
oxplicit. I personally do not feel any
responsibility for tho apparent discrep
ancy in tho figures."
ALL SUNDAY EGGS FOR CHURCH.
I'nrrKcnrrntr Hens lln.wlttlnstlr
.Serve liniid Came,
PlIH.AnKI.IMHA. Oct. 7. Thn trnmnn r,f
the Ellendule Methodist Church of Ellen
dale, Del., havo agreed to contribute
nvnrv epr? Inlil nil Snnilnv nn tlielr tnrmj
toward paylngpfT tho church debt.
A largo amount was raised yostorday
in this manner, the eggs being purohasod
hv a nrodiioe rieaW. An Vnnn na th
present debt Is paid the womon intend to
continue to raise money ny mis metnoa
to make needed Improvements to the
church And ptnonAft
and Offices in the
the New Aeolian
vantages. Among office buildings it will he
union c and distinctive. The Acolinn Company
will occupy the lower half of the building, which fart will
establish for the entire building a prestige that will be
shared alike by all its tenants.
The new Aeolian Conrcrt Hall, located on the ground
floor on the 43rd Street front will be magnificent beyond
comparison. Its reputation will be both countrywide and
world-wide. This will givo Aeolian Hull n particular tone
and prominence that will count large in the favor of nil
who make the building their bitsinrsi home.
There will be maintained a general atmosphere which will mark it
different" from the usual office building.
And this "difference will be largely contributed by the very class of
tenants which such a building will attract.
Aeolian Hall is in the very heart of Greater New York. The arteries
of transit center in 42nd Street. The new flrand Central Terminal is within
S minutes' walk. A subway express station is even nearer than that.
The nutLson Tunnels Station, when completed, will be but i minutes' walk. A
Sixth Avenue elevated station is only half a block away, while surface cars going up,
down, and across town, pass the building. You' can step from Aeolian Hull into a car
that will take you to Long Island City, or into one that goes up llroadway to lijth
Street without change.
country, while the particular advertising for Aeolian Itall alone, makesi it destined to
become the most widely advert'sed building in the United States. This is an important
consideration, and if you decide to make your business homo in Aeolian Hall, you will
experience no difficulty in making known where you can be found.
Besides owning the building and occupying n large
part of it, the Aeolian Company will superintend ALL
of it. This assures such service as few office buildings
can boast. The proper care and management of an
office building is a business in itself. To the main
tenance of New Aeolian Hall the Aeolian Company
will enlist all the resources of its vast business expe
rience. Aeolian service long ago became known as
Renting Agent on Property
A renting agent is now located on the 12th floor of
the building and will gladly ihow the offices to all
BACK TO THE MILLS AFTER
Only About 500 In Lawrence
Fnil to Get Their Old
ONE SMALL NEW STRIKE
Woedinp; Out at tho Wood Mill
Matter of Bail for Ettor
ami Others Goes Over.
Lawrence, Mass., Oot. 7. With the ex
ception of about 600 operatives all tho
1,600 or 2,000 mill workers who did not
get their plaoes back last Tuesday morn
ing at tho expiration of the twenty-four
hour "demonstration strike" found their
old Jobs waiting for them this morning.
The half thousand probably include
many of the "undesirables that the mill
agents would like to get rid of. Some,
If not all of them, were participants in
tho disorder within the mills when a
small strike oocurred a week ago Thurs
day, while others are young men who
took leading parts In thn effort to forco
all the workers to join tho twenty-four
strike a week ago to-day.
At the Wood mill several employees
whom the management do not core to
havo working wero discharged this morn
ing, and this resulted in a strike of about
fifty Italians in the combing room. The
strikers marched to the local I, W, W,
headquarters In Lexington and sent to
the national headquarters for a speaker.
Carlo Treses, aooompanled by five Ital
ians as a bodyguard, went to them.
William D. Haywood to-day denied
that he had posed for a picture printed on
Saturday in a Boston newspaper allowing
him with an American flag thrown over
his shoulders. He indignantly said that
ho had not placed an American flag ovor
his shoulders, nor had any photographer
taken a picturo of him in that way, "I
won't wear the American flag at the dic
tation of any corrupt politician, he said,
whose citizenship is in question,"
Mayor Scanlon to-day began using
stationery on which appeared embossed
American flags. He will continue to do
so in his official business until Thanks
giving day, A meeting of the committee
planning Saturday's patriotio parodo was
held to-night in the City Hall. Tho ques
tion of the paraders singing 'The Star
Spangled Banner" and "My Country, Tis
of Thee, as they maroh through the
streets was dtsoussed.
in the pouoe oourt to-day Judge Ma-
Who Have a
Hall offers remarkable ad
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months in tie House of Correction for as
sault ui on Nrtpoleon Domars by putting
him trotu an electric car on the morning
of the protest strike last Monday. Re
ferring to the case Judge Mnhonev said:
"Men like tho defendant wero all right
until the carnet Uiccers came hero and
then trouble liegan."
.Mara entered an appeal ana nail was
fixed at Sl.suo.
Salkm. Mass.. Oct. 7. After confer
ences among counsel for Ettor, Oiovan-
nltti anrt Caruso, District Attorney Attwin
of Essex county and Judge Quinn in tho
court house to-day tho matter of hearing
arguments on a motion to admit tho threo
men to bail was put over until to-morrow.
Before tho opening of the court this
morning District Attorney Attwill re
ceived tho following telegram from Port
land, Ore :
IHitrict Mtnrnev at Nalrm: A red ttdsl
wave of 3,01)0 stroiiK bears KrcetiiiB from
Portland, Ore,, iilcdnei moral, financial
and If necessary physical support to hatter
down ttie prMon walls so that our fellow
workers, Ettor, Giovannlttl nnd Caruso,
slmll be freed Immediately, Is tho combined
resolution of Koelallals and lndnstrla
workers of Portland. M. E. Dookan.,
The District Attorney sayn he is getting
so many such letters and telegrams that
he pays no attention to them.
Local unions in a number of trades in
this city received yesterday copies of a
call issued by tho Industrial Workers of
the World, printed in red letters, for a
national strike if Ettor and Giovannlttl
aro convicted. Tho call says:
Strike to free Kttor ond Olovnnnlttl If
the capitalist court convicts them. Tie
up the Industries, Tie up the country.
The real oecessorlei before the fact, to
murder, are capitalist dynamiters. The
vital statistics of Lawrence show that tho
average llf of its manufacturers is fifty
nine years and the average life of Its textile
operators Is thlrty-nlnn years, The manu
facturers live on an average nineteen years
longer than do the workers who produce
$100 FINE FOR CHIN SAM.
"Illlil" Cblnnninn Confesses lie Sola
Oplnui In Ills Coimtrj. men.
Chin Sam, rogue's gallery Chinaman,
who is known to the police as a lad man,
won fined Jioo for soiling opium by Judgo
Mayer in tho Criminal Branch of tho
United States District Court yesterday,
Sam Is behoved by tho customs ofllcials
to he tho leader of a liand of opium smug
glers that makes its headquarters in
Chinatown. Ho pleaded guilty to two
sflpuruto indictments for violating the
Federal smoking opium exclusion law,
Judgo Mayer susiiendud sentence for five
years on tho charge embodied In the
Three ilays niter Sam was arrested
for selling opium in aChincsn restaurant
at 94 Third uvonuo in Septimibor, 10U,
Wong Hon Yung was found murdered
in the bedroom above his chop auoy
establishment at 5H West 135th street.
The customs authorities admitted that
Yung had been one of tho Government's
moat valuable antes in tho worli nf runnlnir
4k0Wn cpiuui BuiatBuus.