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and Matron Mary Boyle. About 7
o'clock last evening he was removed
to Murray hospital, where it was
thought the better facilities might
some chance of saving his life. The
child died, however.
The boy was a nephew of Leslie
Rheim, clerk of the school board.
The most skilled medical talent in
the city was called into service to
save the little fellow's life, but it
was hopeldss from the start.
Maurice Rowe was arrested yes
terday by city police and charged
with reckless driving. He was al
lowed his liberty on a $100 bond.
This morning, after news of the
boy's death reached the police. Chief
Murphy took itowe before County
Attorney Jackson for a talk.
It was agreed to let things stand
as they are and permit Mr. Rowe
to remain at large until' after the
Maurice Rowe is the man who
runs the roadhouse on South Mon
tana street close to Timber Butte
the place where Ruby Pascoe died
TAXI DRIVERS STRIKE.
(Special United Press Wire.)
Cincinnati, Oct. 2.-Mere plebian
ism has a much larger personnel
here, following the strike of 500
taxicab drivers, who are demanding
$5 for an eight-hour day.
STREET CAR JUMPS TRACK.
San Francisco, Oct. 2.--Eight
persons were injured, two seriously.
when a United Railways car jumped
the track on a slippery curve. The
brakes refused to work.
I MARKET REVIEW
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GRAIN AND PROVISIONS.
Chicago, Oct. 2.-Predictions that
banking arrangements to grant com
mercial credits to Europe would soon
he completed helped to give an up
ward swing to the corn market.
Prices, although unsettled at the
close, were 1% c to 2c net higher,
with December at $1.261/ to $1.26%
and May at $1.244 to $1.24%. Oats
gained 3%c to 1%c. In provisions
the outcome ranged from 25c decline
to 5c advance.
Notwithstandiing that. the corn
market wavered a little at the open
ing and also at the close, sentiment
during the day as a whole was
strongly in favor of the bulls. Pro
nounced advances in the corn market
did not take place until gossip be
gan to circulate which aroused hopes
of a better outlet for the United
States general export trade, and
therefore substantial, although indi
rect, benefit to holders of corn. As
sertions that forthcoming monthly
reports would sustain the govern
ment crop estimate of Sept. 1 failed
to act as an offset.
Seabord buying continued to af-1
ford independent strength to the oat
Lower quotations on hogs tendedI
at first to weaken provisions. Later,
however, there were rallies, owing to
upturns in grain and to signs of lard
sales to Europe.
Corn-No. 2 mixed, $1.4114 @
1.42%M; No. 2 yellow, $1.41' @
Oats---No. 2 white,' 71% a721c;
No. 3 white, 68% @72c. i
Rye-No. 2, $1.43.
Barley--$1.21 @ 1.38.
Ribs-$18S.25 @ 119.
Butter, Eggs and Poultry.
Butter--Unsettled. Creamery, 49
Eggs--Unsettled. Receipts, 7,192
cases. Firsts, 51 53 1c; ordinary
firsts, 44@45c; at mark, cases in
cluded, 45 i;48c; storage - packed
firsts, 541 i55c.
Poultry---Alive, higher. Springs,
27c; fowls, 21@27%c.
Chicago, Oct. 2.--Hogs-Receipts,
12,000 head. Market lower. Heavy,
$firstname.lastname@example.org; medium, $15.50@
$16.75; light, $email@example.com; light
light, $firstname.lastname@example.org; heavy packing
sows, smooth, $14.25 @15; packing
sows, rough, $email@example.com; pigs,
Cattle - Receipts, 12,000 head.
Sheep - Receipts, 14,000 head.
Omaha, Oct. 2.--Hogs-Receipts,
4,500 head. Market average steady.
Cattle-Receipts, 5,500 head. Beef
strong. Butchers 25e higher; feed
Sheep --.- Receipts, 29,000 head.
Lambs, 25@50c higher; sheep
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other battle to begin at any moment.!
Elaine has a population of 400.
The ratio of population in that sec
tion of the country is said to be seven
negroes to three white persons.
Women and children of Elaine and
vicinity are being brought to Helena
on a special train for safety, it is re
The local situation is tense, but
no trouble has broken out here.
Armed men are patrolling tht
Mo,'e than a hundred negroes and
a white roan had been arrested by
posses operating in Elaine and
vicinity, accoruing to former Sherift
Amos Jarman. who arrived here late
yesterday. A number of the prison
ers have been brought to Helena and
others, according to Jarmn., are on
An engineer of the Missouri Pacific
railroad who arrived here last night.
said he pulled a steel gondola loaded
with women and children out of
Elaine and that his train was fired
upon by negroes from trees along
The white prisoner was brought to
this eity late tonight with a group
of 15 negroes who were placed in
the county jail. The white man is
alleged to have been the leader of
the negroes who fought the sheriff's
posses throughout the day. The jail
is under strong guard.
Late today it was reported that
four white men and seven negroes
were known to have been killed dur
ing the riots in Elaine. Several oth
er negroes are believed to have been
killed. One white man and several
negroes were killed when the riots
were renewed this morning and the
others lost their lives in Wednes
Minneapolis, Oct. 2.-Wheat-Re
cepits 372 cars, compared with 543
cars a year ago. Cash, No. 1 north
Corn-No. 3 yellow, $firstname.lastname@example.org.
Oats--No. 3 white, 65% @68 %c.
Flax----$4.02 @ 4.05.
Flour-Twenty cents higher. In
carload lots standard flour is quoted
at $12.20 a barrel in 98-pound cot
ton sacks. Shipments, 97,101 bar
Rye- --No. 2, $1.38 % @,1.39.
New York, Oct. 2.-Copper quiet.
Electrolytic, spot and last quarter.
Iron and antimony unchanged.
Lead quiet. Spot, 6.75c; Decem
Spelter weak. East St. Louis de-i
livery, spot offered at 7c.
New York, Oct. 2. - Bar silver,'
$1.19; Mexican dollars unchanged.
London, Oct. 2.--Bar silver, 6ldi
per ounce; money and discount un
ENGLISH WAGE RAISES
London, England.-Tncreases in'
wages which came into operation in
July affected over 200,000 work peo
ple, and over 1,500,000 work people
(most in the coal mining and cotton
industries) obtained reductions in
hours of labor. On Augustl the gen
eral level of retail prices of food and
other items entering into the cost
of living was about 115 per cent
above the pre-war level, as compared
with about 105 per cent at the be
ginning of June; the percentage is.
however, still below that recorded
just before the armistice, when it
was between 120 and 125.
NOTICE TO CREDITORS.
Estate of O. H. Gjerberg, deceased.
Notice is hereby given by the un
dersigned administrator of the es
tate of O. H. Gjerberg, deceased, to
the creditors of and all persons havy
ing claims against the said deceased.
to exhibit them, with the necessary
vouchers, within four months after
the first publication of this notice, to
the said administrator at the of
fice of H. A. Tyvand, attorney at law,
507 Silver Bow block, Butte, Mont.
the same being the place for the
transaction of the business of said
estate, in the county of Silver Bow
state of Montana.
WALTER J. FORSYTHE,
Administrator of the estate of
O. H. Gjerberg, deceased.
Dated Butte, Mont., this 17th day
of September, 1919.
(First publication, Sept. 18, 1919.)
180 Walnut St. Phone 8898.W
Full line of groceries, vegetables,
fresh meats, fruits in season.
THE VALLEY OF HELLi
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(Steel Strike Picture No. 1.)
The Valley of Hell began
High in the pleasant hills
Of West Virginia.
The autumn sunset
Touched trees and rivers
With a golden PEACE,
Yet even here
Were the first ugly signs
Of greed for PROFITS!
Of soap and chewing-gum
Stared large and hideous
At the fading day---
And from this point on
The descent was swift
To the great black PIT
Curve after curve
We rattled dizzily down
By the iron road,
Into the smoky valley
And the growing night,
Lit only by the glare
* * *
Of the red furnaces
Which now, thank God,
Are growing slowly dark
* * *
For the first time
Since they were lit with fire!
For the MEN
In the valley of HELL-
Twelve hours a day
Tending its white-hot fires,
And twelve hours resting
Under its pall of cinders
The men who live in hell
There is new WAR in hell,
For the slaves of STEEL
Shaking their chains noisily
in their master's face!
There is new LIGHT in hell,
The terrible whiteness
Of giant searchlights,
HIiding the guards
And machine guns!
There are new DEVILS in hell,
Riding into the crods,
Smashing the faces of women!
There is upheaval
And white TERROR,
For the greatest
Of all the devils of GREED
He who makes and rules
* * *
This Valley of Hell
From his THRONE
In BLACK Pittsburgh!
And he faces at last
MAN, his SLAVE.
Whose flesh lie has devoured,
Whose mind he has stuntel,
Whose soul le has ground
But who shall yet ARISE
Even out of the valley of hell
Say you saw it adver*tsed in the
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It developed last night that the
'station buildings are in a ddplorable
condition, almost uninhattitbihle and
that the repairs recomn~tn (led by
the :ouncil committee of i.v\stigu
tion last May had not be., com
pleted-"because of other Dlressing
duties," explained Ilillugs. The re
pairs had been started, butr not com
pleted: in fact. little mlcress had
bean made, the men ihaling heen
called off to other worik
Cockroaches and St ay Ihogs.
Alderman McKeon (drt'\ a striking
picture of the quarters in twhich the
fire laddies await the imminent
coming of winter.
"C >ckroaches and verminl." cried
McKeon, "gambol about th1e fire sita
t'ions like rats in a cellar. \Vhen the
firemen charge these posts. they
sinlply scatter and take refuge in
the cracks of walls and eviling until
the attack is over. The men are sick
and tired of being lang thd at by the
cockiroaches. The stlatios l tie un
sanitary and almost untinhabitable,"'
'said MicKeon, "the windows rattle
with every blast and darned near
fall olt of their frames. 'Tlhere are
holes in the buildings thrtough which
a dog could crawl."
Mayor's Sky Over-cast.
Mayor Stodden, in response to
McKeon's appeal, was both pessim
istic and sarcastic at the start but
woun'l up with a soft answer, and
the threatened squall blew over.
"We'll fix the stations so that the
dogs nay be kept out," said Stodden
"if you'll only give us time. We
know the places are not all that they
should be, and we have already dlone
a lot of repair work on them, and
will do more. We think the fire
men are entitled to the best and
most comfortable quarters possible;
but we don't think they are in seri
ous !anger from either cockroaches;
or stray dogs. Give us time," pleaded
the mayor, "we are doing the best
we can. Every building and every
shed that the city owns is falling
down. Every roof leaks. Every
truck and every vehicle comes to
pieces if a single bolt is lost. Every
automobile and every motorcycle re
fuses to go when it is needed. And
we have no money to tdo anything
with. Give us a little tine, McKeon.
We'll try to fix the firemen up before
W. S. Halley, a member of the fire
department, was given leave of ab
sence of 17 days, with pa.}, to enable
himl to go east 'or an operation on
Two Good Men Gone.
Alderman E. T. Chapman, repub
lican of the Second ward, offered
his resignation from the council. It
was accepted. Mr. IChapmani's
mother recently die.d in Idaho, leav
ing a considerable estate. Alder
mnan ,'hapman has found it necessary
to make his home in Idaho.
The resignation of Fred Buck, as
sistant city engineer, was accepted,
and a Note of thanks tendered to hinm
for honest and efficient service. Mr.
Buck has accepted an appointment
from the state.
A comimittee of five was appointed
by the nmayor to arrange for the
entertainment of the visiting dele
gates to the convention of the Mon
tana Municipal league to be held iun
Butte on Oct. 6 and 7.
t:alaries Ruled by Statute.
The ways and means committee,
through its chairman, Aldermani
Hirdlaslle, made a partial report on
City Auditor Crunirine's recent
iecommendations, which had beeni
ttl'erred to the committee for con
sideration. The feature that Hard-I
castle dealt with last night was the
auditor's suggestion of increased
salariu for certain city officials.
Hardcastle reports that while the
committee had sympathy for those
who needed greater salaries, the
committee held that the Montana l
statutes, which were quoted, for
bade any changes of salary during
the tenure of office of the officials
affected by the change, and, also,
that the statute provided a certain
prescribed time and method for the
city council to use in changing
salaries of city officers, and hence it
was ulp to the city attorney to first
instruct the council in the law before
changes could be made--even though
they might be desirable changes.
The ways and means comnlittee was
instructed to make a complete report
on the auditor's recommendation at
the next regular council meeting.
Resolutions for forming three new
improvement districts-small jobs
were passed. Bonds for 14 special
improvement districts which have
been formed this last summer and
fall, were voted.
Reports of various city official.
were received and referred. The dog
catcherst business is looking up.
while the police are falling down
Since Attorney General Ford sent
his secret agents to Butte, forfeits
from the proprietors of gambling
joints have almost ceased. The past
10 days almost nothing has been
realized that w;ay.
A committee of three, including
the mayor tand Building Inspeetoi
Sanm Billings. was instructed to look
about for suitable winter quarters
for the city ma;rket.
Last night's meeting of the coun
RI GHT N OW is the time to exchange
your fifty-dollar Liberty
Bonds for fifty dollars
Sworth of stock in the
Butte Daily Bulletin. The
fight for liberty, democracy, and all those beautiful things
the statesmen have been mouthing about, has not been
won "over here," and if you are interested in aiding
in the fight, an investment in the FREE PRESS
is the most effective assistance you can render.
cil was long and tiresome, starting
at 7:70 and lasting till 11 o'clock.
But the ladies of the Consumers'
leagu sat out the session, patiently
waiting for Mayor Stodden to make
good his promise and announce his
new u.vrket iaster. But the mayor
failed them. At 11 o'clock he stated
that while the appointment was
made all right, he would withhold
the name for a while longer.
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the workers' case to the manage
"Judge Gary says the workers
didn't want to strike. We will let
the facts speak on that. We feel
safe in saying that, had the rights
of free speech and peaceable assem
blage not been denied the steel work
ers in the immediate Pittsburgh dis
trict. the steel strike all over the
United States would have been prac
tically 100 per cent. In every steel
center where they were enabledl to
comne together and discuss their
grievances, the steel workers struck
to a man.
"If the judge cares to delude him
self that the men are returning to
work, well and good. Statements
won't produce steel. It takes work
ers to do that and the workers are
on strike and sticking."
A statement signed by Samuel
Gomlers and Secretary Foster of the
strik irs' committee, declared the
'steel strike was a trnemendous suc
cess. Over 270.000 steel workers
are striking." The statement as
serts that the union ranks are being
augmenlted daily by tmany more strik
ers. The signers criticized the
capitalist press. declaring the corpor
ations are using it to discredit the
IBRERK IMAN iH EI,,.ASEl,,).
Leavenworth, Kan.. Oct. 2.-
Alexander' Berklman, who was con
victed with Emma Goldman tor con
spiracy to obstruct the army draft,
concluded his term in the federial
penlitentiary here yesterday and an
notun"ed e woultl leave later forI'
DEATHS AN) FUNEIIALS.
*Jacklini-Andric. infant son of Mr.
and Mrts. Jack- Jlacklini (lied this
morning. age 17 clays. The funeral
will be held at the famnily residence,
No. 108 East Mercury street ait a
Lilte which will be annoulnced later.
Interment in Holy Cross cemetery.
('AlI!) OF THANKS.
We wish to thank our neighbors,
friends, the priests, Sisters and the
children of St. Joseph's church and
school for the kindness and sympathy
exended us during the illness and at
the death of our beloved son and
brother, Joseph Thomas. We also
wish to thank those who sent tihe
nany beautiful floral offerings.
MR. AND MRS. JOSEPH
THOMAS AND FAMILY.
DANIELS & BILBOA
Undertakers arnd Embalmers
125 East Park St., Butte. Phone 388.
Residence Phone 4817-W.
Onto and Carriage Elquipment.
DEATHS AND 'FUNI,.AILS.
Mot,,tch--The funeral of Rolbert,
the 14-months-old beloved son of Mr.
andI Mrs. Henry Motsch, who died
this mnorning, will take place tomor
row (Friday) afternoon at 2 o'clock
at the family residence, No. 2935,1
Richardson street. Interment in the
Holy Cross cemetery.
i'ratt-The remains of the late F.
P. Pratt, aged 87 years, who died last
evening, are at Duggan's undertak
ing parlors. Funeral announcement
Iuthly-Michael Leahy, aged 46
years, died yesterday afternoon. The
funeral will take place Saturday
morning at 9 o'clock at the family
residence, 2 East. Summit street, pro
ceedling to St. Mary's church, where
riass will be celebrated at 9:3o0
o'clock. Interment in the Holy Cross
Reliable Undertaker and Embalmer
822 North Main Street
IF YOU WANT WHAT YOU WANT WHEN YOU WANT IT
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IN AVANC m.. LES THA
MALE HELP WANTED
ARE YOU SICK OR CRIPPLED?
A few treatments of CHIROPRAC
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give it a trial. Quit drugs. Avoid
the operation. See Flora W. Emery,
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WANTED-Ambitious men to pre
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ternational Correspondence School,
basement, No. 1 West Broadway.
THE RUBBER SIIOP-R u bb eor
goods repaired. Rubber boots
and ;hoes resoled. No. 5 North
FOUND-A gold ring in Metal Mine
Workers' hall, Sept. 22. Identify
ring and pay for ad. Fred 0.
MONEY TO LOAN
?MONEY advanced on Liberty bonds.
diamonds, watches, jewelry and
other articles of value; square deal.
Peoples' Loan office, 281/2 E. Park.
GET YOUR MONEY at 3 per cent or
diamonds, watches, jewelry, Lib
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Jeweler. Two entrances-Main and
MONEY LOANED on diamonds,
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at a reasonable rate of interest. The
Old Reliable. 1 Simon, 21 N. Main
,'I'ONT housekeeping room for rent,
with coal or gas stove. at 119 W.
Broadsway. Phone 4901-M.
T'HE CANTEEN, No. 11 S. Montana
street, soft drinks of all kinds,
cigars and tobacco.
A. O. JACOBSEN -Jobbing, cabinet,
office work. Shop rear 150 West
Granite street. Shop phone, 1385, or
FOR SALE---VICTOR AND COLIM
bia records sold at half price; also
exchanged for a dime: 3291/ S.
What is Chiropractic? Newest and
greatest science for removing the
cause of disease. Dr. J. D. Long and
Dr. B. W. Long, 126 Pennsylvania
Building. Phone 4077-W.
DESIRABLE outside rooms, all mod
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able. Miners and students solicited.
421 \V. Galena.
FOR RENT-2-ROOM HOUSE,
chicken house, one-acre garden,
good range; $12 per month; No.
3 car line. Box 1, Bulletin.
THREE-ROOM mo:ern ' flat, fur
nished complete for housekeeping.
Inqiuire 915 Delaware.
T\VO desirable lots with two well
constructed 14x16 tent houses,
habitable in coldest weather; water,
Fink and cellar and a large shed;
close to schools and church and car
lines. Cheap. Phone 6640-W.
JEWELRY and second-hand cloth
ing for sale at Uncle Sam's Loan
Office. 11 S Wvnmlng street
SEVEN-room furnished house, $50
a miionth. Apply at 5361/2 West
SHOE SHINE PARLOR
TIHE BOSTON HAT SHOP-Hats
cleaned and reblocked. Ladies'
and gents' shoes repaired, dyed,
cleaned and shined. No. 118 North
MARYLAND Cafe open under new
management. Board by the day,
week or month.
SECOND-HAND FURNITURE AND
ranges. City Furniture Exchange,
206 E. Park street. Phone 6459-W.
Second Hand Goods Bought
HIGHEST prices paid for second
hand clothing, shoes, tools, jew
elry, etc. New and second hand
goods for sale. Globe New and
Second Hand Store. Phone 6140-J.
4 South Wyoming.
NIGHT AND DAY SCAVENGERS
For city and county-Vaults and
cesspools a specialty. Perry &
Paton, 1037 Maryland avenue. Phone
HAVE your children's hair cut at
E. J. Swaidner's barber shop,
1833 W. Broadway.
WANTED to buy, second-hand fur
niture and stoves. Union Furni
ture Exchange, 248 E. Park, phone
HIGHEST PRICE paid for old cloth
ing, shoes, hats, trunks, tools.
THAT old hat-Make it look like
new at the Nifty Hat Shop, 86%
East Park St.
BUTTE Taxi and Baggage, taxicabs
and touring cars. Day and night
calls rromptly attended to. Phone
100, 481 E. Broadway.
EXPRESSMAN'S headquarters. Ex
pressmen when you want them.
MADAME GUY, spiritualist, meets
every Sunday, Tuesday, Friday at
101 E. Granite. downstairs.
CLEANERS AND DYERS
4MERICAN Dyeing & Cleaning Wks.
1841 Harrison -ve Phone 1I1
CLEANING. pressing and repairing.
W. F. Van Weel, 843 Utah ave.
CASCADE Tailors and Dyers, 164 W.
rilnitue st.. nhnne ?n16.
FIVE THOUSAND WORKERSI
wanted to buy $5 worth of stockl
in The Bulletin Publishing Co.