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10 Bait rka TBrnjinsft satujrdat AioBymsTG-, Mat 21. isu4. '1
ELEPHONE glrl3 assort thai they
II S aro the most abused persons in the
h a business world, and they say- that
i thoro Is no class that Is compelled
fj to submit to so many Indignities. Ono of
I these, speaking for herself and for her ns-
II tociates, said: "Pcoplo thing tliey luivo a
I license to 'Jni- at tho exchange girls. They
I find fault with all sorts of things. They
I complain when we tell them the lines aro
0 busy and seem to expect us to clear the
I wa for thorn without regard to the in-
1 it rests of others.
I 'The language that some men use and
I tho abuse of somo women is almost un-
1 bearable. Sometimes I ask myself if I
1 em submit to tho slurring and abuso long-
(r. But we working girls have to put up
' -Kith these things or resign. There is no
I 'Then there In another thing that Is
I sometimes especially annoying me many
questions asked. You would be surprised.
3f there- Is a tight or a lire we are asked
all about it. Many, many times wo are
s.kod tho tlmo of day, thu hours for the
arrival and departuro of trains, If trains
r.rc late, result of ball games and prlzc
Jighls. And goodness knows what else.
Sometimes we are called on to settle dis
putes as to certain particulars as to places
of interest about the elly. and one time I
was asked what Is the liighcst mountain in
the Stato. as If I should know such things
10 be a competent operator. During elec
tion times many calls aro made to know
about the result of the election In certain
precincts, and all such things. Abused?
"Well I should say the- telephone girls aro.
But not all tho people aro rude. Only a
small portion of them. Some of our
patrons are so gentle that it is a genuine
leasuro to nerve them."
"Nepotism" Is a disease that Health
Commissioner Wilcox does not seem to re
gard as dangerous. It Is prevalent in tho
rrglon of the Health of lice, and in somo
circumstances is contagious, but as many
persons consider the dlseaso a loathsomo
r ik, thero is a general disposition to avoid
it For this reason It never becomes epi
Some- of Salt Lake's barkeepers show a
pre it deal of perspicacity and tasto in do
signlrg texts and sentiments for the cdl
t r itlon of their customers. One whose
j lace of business Is not far from West
South Templo and First West has two an
nc uncements, beautifully gilded, hand,
mely framed and hunk upon the wall
back of the bar. All who approach may
iad without misapprehension. They are:
"In God We Trust; All Others Cash."
"Every Time You Take a Drink Things
At another place there is a sign that
n ds .
"Don't go In that other placo to bo
cheated, but come in hero."
"Good citizen are leaving for Canada,"
declares a Utah paper.
There was a time when thoso that left
for the Dominion were not in that class.
Tt will be a good thing to push along the
agitation for a general observances of
decoration day. That Is one day in the
TO SCHOOL SPIRIT
U"ew Life to Be Injected Into the
High. School Alumni Asso-
TftiS EMBERS of the High' School
fll Alumni association held an Im-
portant meeting last evening- at
at the west side high school
and Inaugurated some Important movc
mcnts which arc expected to work for
the benefit and progress of the assocla-
Principal Eaton opened the meeting
hi making a short address, in which he
alseussed the needs of the alumni as
rociation and the work which it ought
to accomplish. He urged tho students
to always attend their alumni associa
iion meetings and recommended the de
plopmenx of a closer spirit of frlend
"hip and fraterr.lly. He declared that
i and taken a step In this dlrcr
tlon and saw to it that all the members
of every graduating class were made
acquainted with each oilier. He urged
Hl the adoption of a regular alumni day
af Lagoon, which should occur clur
it g the week-of the cadets' annual en
c.in.pment at that resort.
al the close of Principal Eaton's re
marks Miss Grace Berge delighted the
audience with a awoc-t soprano solo.
Th" executive committee has adopted
a number of new schemes which were
Hl presented to and accepted by the mem
bers last - evening.: Hereafter .alumni
meetings will be held every month, and
1 an effort. will be made in this way to
1 bring all the members' into closer ac
qualntance. Beginning1 with next year. 'the Rod
1 ; ud Black, the high school paper, will
de-vote one page to alunuli news. This
page will be edited by a. member elected
from the alumni association.
It in the intention of the association
to establish a regular alumni day. This
will be of a varied nature from. 'year to
year and will be used to stimulate the
nchool along those lines In whicli it is
-weakest. It will aim to develop ath
letlcp and oratory" by giving medals to
the winning competitors.
1 Hereafter the graduates of every new
1 class will be presented with certillcates
1 of membership, and all the old mem
bers will be treated likewise when they
1 clear up their accounts with the- treas-
The Alumni book, otherwise known
1 as the "Red" book, will be regularly
published hereafter and sent to overy
charter member. It will contain news
and Information regarding members of
the alumni association.
Harry Fulton, IWarrea Paul and. Dr,
vear on which the people will do well to
permit their minds to reflect on the deeds
nr.d sacrifices of tho men and the women
that made It possible for the United Slates
to bo grand and great.
Capt. Blake, recently assigned to com
mand of tho battery boys at Fori Douirlai
visited St. Louis on his o- west? and
was lmprjnd by tho lack of prepWcVl
s!Mon d,5play lh0 "xhlblts at the expo-
"Those who do not earn so much for
the exhibits aa to examine tho vast" chemS
of the. arohltcctuiv at the fair." remarked
the Captn In, 'Vould not visit St. Iil3 a
n hot er time than now. There Is ii t o to
lnZ, lhe ,c,,ninleto oxuni nation
of tho buildings luid gmundH. but a ama
per cent of the oxlilblt.M havo bcon iin
packod. j doubt if tho fair will bo ready to
display all of tho exhibits before August."
A local newspaperman was asked why a
f ill report was not mado of Dr. Wllcox'a
f, hla nfhl wiUl 11 bulldog. ,,s told
!l? ' ? o ". ,,,s d?fcc ai the mcet
n Vl0 s,l,laO- eommiiceo of tho
.Vnc", l,.,e othor Tl'o managing
ealtor Insisted that 1 1m story was news
Vl?n .,f sovcral lys luid elapsed slnco the.
The reporter wan reminded of the story
oi a newspaper lorrespondpni In southern
Illinois who had been asked bv a Chicago
pi per to send In a report of a mine dis
aster, lhat correspondent had not been
cccustomed to Incident so exciting, and It
required him somo time to got himself
together. He merely telegraphed the Chi
"All Is excitement!"
That In a way explains the omission of
the. bulldog story.
Dr. Wilcox had been called on to ex
plain several serious charges against his
administration. He had told a friend that
he was "loaded" for his accuser", and tho
importer was not expecting tho doctor to
spring the kind of a sensation that ho did.
A moment after ho was called on to
nurgo himself ho took the door, and look
ing into the eye of the Councilman who
had been the most vigorous in his denun
ciation of tho Health Commissioner, ho
used some language that in some coun
tries might lend to a funeral. At this
moment lie reached toward a corner and
produced a club which looked at that In
stant soven or eight times larger than it
It was as lonpr as a walking stick and as
heavy as a ball bat.
From that time the reporter lost his
equipoise. He remembers hearing broken
sentences of the doctor's narrailvo and
recalls the manner in which tho officer
brandished that club, but the light with
the bulldog was the tamest part of thu
Incident at that moment. And In reflect
ing on what might have happened if iho
Councilman had not backed down the re
porter forgot all about the belated story
of the- fight with the dog.
It was told that tho Councilman had his
pockets full of evldenco against tho
Health Commissioner, and It Is now sus
pected that he. too, had had no Intima
tion that Dr. Wilcox had fought with a
bulldog, but had brought the club along
with him to back up ills statements In the
good old way.
It Is possible that the- Sanitary commit
tee of the Council would have taken tho
elector at bis word if he hud left that elub
at home1 and had merely produced some of
the clothes which he said had been torn
Iitto shreds, but it Is qulto certain that, the
presence of the elub and the color of tho
i de'etor's eyo made it mucjh easier for the
offending member of the Council to bo
"What's the latest war ncws?"asked tho
house wife of her husband nftcr he had
glanced over tho dispatches with evident
'Great! The Japs have lost two battle
ships, .the K-a-s-u-g-a and the Y-o-s-h-1-n-o.
and a mine sank the H-a-l-s-u-s-e,
another ship, a little lator. Gen. 7,-n-a-j.a--I-t-c-h
has boon relieved and former
Gov. E-k-a-t-c-r-l-n-o-s-I-a-v has boen ap
pointed to succeed him.
"The enemy has landed at TT-u-n-n-a:
T-s-I-a T-u-n-g and seventeen ships have
opened lire on S-l-n Y-a-n C-h-e-n-g. Gen.
Kuropatkln Is still attempting to lead the
Japanese Into IHh little parlor, oil tho oth
er side of the Yalu. and there is nklr
mlshlng south of K-l-n C-h-o-u. That's
The Breeden Office Supply Co.
Are the most modern stationers and of
fice specialty people In the State. Here
tofore anything new had to be ordered
from the East, but these people carry
all the most modern labor saving ofllce
appliances In stock, and what Is more,
they can explain their urs.
Fred Meakin were appointed a commit
tee to make arrangements for an excur
sion, which will be run to Lagoon dur
ing the cadets' encampment.
On Tuesday,' May 31. the Alumni as
i soclatlon will tender Its annual recep
tion to the graduating class. The first
feature will be a banquet, which will be
held In the west side Ambly hall.
Later in the evening the students will
adjourn down stairs and enjoy the
pleasures of an open air dancing party.
A special floor will be laid for the occa
sion. On Thursday, May 26. the Juniors
will give their cIuhs day exerclees at the
Theater. On the following Saturday
night the seniors will perforin some
nobby atunts and take final leave of
TRICK OF THE LAW
BEATS SHERIFF EMERY
Sheritl Emery has evidently had the
samo tiii-.k p'avod upon him down In Mis
souri that was played upon Sheriff John
son of Xovada In this city recently. Sher
man Slanbury. whom Sheriff Emery
went to Chllllcothe for, was yesterday re
leased on a writ of habeas corpus, and
consequently the Sheriff has nothing to
bring back nut the requisition papers with
which he left Salt LrjJtc.
SJaiisbury. who was arrested by tho
pulico of Chllllcotbo on a description sent
out from tho Sheriff's office here, is
wanted in Salt Lako on a charge, of may
hem. Stansbury. who was employed as a
bartender in t'no Horse Shoo saloon on
East First South street, H alleged to
have mado a brutal assault upon J. W.
Burnham early in April. He is. said to
have knecked Burnham down and then
kicked him savagely In the faco. As a
result of the assault Burnham lost one
of his eyes.
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THE P. E. O. will meet with Mrs. Gra
liani tomorrow afternoon at 2 o'clock al
411 East Second South.
JOSEPH WOOLS13Y of Murrnv. a la
borer, 1ms filed hi thoi Federal court a pc-l-t
on in voluntary bankruptcy, witli
debts, largely In the form of mora ac
counts, In tho amount of ?5ft3,.V), whilo hh
assets consist of household goods valued
CITY ATTORNEY DHV will liayo a
communication hofore tho Cltv Council
Monday night asking for an appropriation
of f.C0 with which to purtiiaso law books
for the City Attorney's library. Under tho
last administration $500 was appropriated
for th purpose of starting a ilbrarv o
this kind, and tho Intention then was "that
an equal amount bo appropriated each
a ( a
SPECIAL Inducements to nttend the
blate normal summer institute are being
offered to tho school trustees throughout
Utah Through the courtcsv of tho Re
gents of tho Lnivorsity and Prof. Stewart
of tin. Stato normal and training school,
tho trustee aro lining Invited to attend
iho lii6tlUito fro of charge. The regular
tuition to bo charged i &, the institute
opening June ti and lasting until tho ISth.
In addition to tho regular institute fac
ulty, tho services of Dr. George E. Vln
ceent. prof. Alice P. Norton and Miss Jes
sie Lee Newlln, all of Chicago univcrslly,
havo been secured, and altogother tho
summer school olfers a great opportunity
to the ambitious teacher.
THE jowelry Htook of Lvon & Co., val
ued at about S35.0W. has been purchased
outright by the J. U Lpyxon Jewelry
company, the deal having bemi closed yes
terday. The entire stock will be trans
ferred to t'no Leyson store on Main street,
where. It Is said. It will be said at less
than market prices. As a result of tho
sale the new storeroom Into which Lyon &
Co. were to have moved In a few dnys will
not be occupied by that firm, but will bo
rented to another business concern.
MRS. HILDA M. UOFF of Mnsconlah.
111., has written to the bureau of informa
tion of tho Mormon church, asking for In
formation concerning William C. Engel,
who, she says, has fallen heir to a large
fortune In Illinois. The lottor was turned
over to County Clerk James, who found
lhat on Mnroh U. 1003. Engel had boon
married to Margaret Grobowskl by the
Row W. H. FIkIi of tho Unitarian society.
Nothing further has been learned In re
gard to Engal.
THE "AMICI FID1SSIMI" fraternity of
the University of Utah held its regular
annual election yesterday afternoon and
elected tho following officers for next
year: O. W. Cnrlcon. president; Dell Judd.
vice-president; John Jnnnon. secretary;
Harold Hills, treasurer: Mehrlnii Eardley,
Daniel Alexander and Karl IIopitlnH woro
elected members of the executive com
mittee. GEORGE SNOW GIBBS, an alumni
and former editor of the Unlvorsity
Chronicle, has presented the student body
of tho University with a new college song,
which is entitled the "Utahncer." Tho
words aro set to the music of an old
Princeton song and go like a charm.
PROF. M'CLELLAN will give one of
his popular free organ recitals In the Tab
crnaclo beginning at G:2u this afternoon.
TOMORROW evening at Unity hall the
last of the Sunday evening lectures ainder
tho auspices of tho church will bo given.
"Manhood vs. Intemperance" Is tho sub
ject of tho lecture, which will bo dollv
ered by John P. Meakin. A Kpoclal musi
cal programme haH been arranged, ann
the public is cordially invited to attend tho
REV. ALEXANDER MURRAY, a
Scotch Presbyterian clergyman, who says
that ho has been unable to secure a pas
torate in tho United States because tho
Presbyterian ministry of this country Is
not In accord with his view. Ih announced
to speak next Sunday night In the First
ward meeting-house on "How to Know
and Servo God." He Is anxious that all
Scotch persons and thone of Scotch de
scent ahould attend the meeting.
MISS LILLIAN TURNER will sing a
soprano solo at the First Presbyterian
church tomorrow morning.
AT a meeting of the Orpheus club held
Thureday evening thu following officers
were elected f'u the ensuing year: W. H.
Shearman, president; J. William Curtis,
vice-president; A. E. Kneass, secretary;
Frd Bennett, treasurer; A. H. Peabody,
musical director; W. C. Ebaugh, Ph. D.,
assistant musical director; W. J. McCoy,
dlroctor-atlarge. Plans for the ensuing
year's work were also outlined at the
meeting, and the public Is promised thrco
line concerts Tor next season. The annual
banquet of tho club will be hold next
Tuesday evening at the home of W. H.
MAJ.-GEN. SAMUEL S. SUMNER,
commanding the Southwest division with
headquarters In Oklahoma, arrived at
Fort Douglas yesterday from Fort Du
chesne which he has been inspecting. Ho
will perform the same duty al Fort
Douglas, and will decide before leaving
upon the Improvements to be made at
tho post. Gen Sumner Is a veteran of
tho Civil war, having enlisted as a cap
tain in 1S62. He was a major-general of
volunteers In 13S and was appointed to
the same rank In the regular, establish
ment In 1P03. '
BRADSTREET has tho following on
local trade condition for the past week:
"Trade eontlrues brisk In all line?. Build
ing opera tkuis especially active through
out the district. Money In demand and
L. M. "ROSENBAUM has written to
the ChW'f of Police asking him to work
the newspapers for a free advertisement
for one of Mr. Rosenbaum's friends who
was last hoard from In Salt Lake. Mr
Roscnbaurn lives In San Diego. Cal. Chief
Lynch will inform Mr. Rexienbaum that
I a personal advertisement in Tha Tribune
fie-rtion and 3 cents for each succeeding
TtEV. II. A. HANSON, who becomes the
paator of tho English Lutheran church of
this cifyon May 2fl. will arrive here, with
his XamJly, next Thursday.
THE renovation of Judge Dlchl's court
room in tho old city hall Is to begin this
morning and will require several days'
work. In the. Interim Dichl's bar will do
business In the police officers' drlllroom
on the first floor.
- AFTER twenty-two years' service Bish
op IT. B. Clawson has asked to bo re
leased from the bishopric of the Twelfth
ward and a special meeting of iho mem
bers of the ward has been called for Sun
day night at 6:30 for the purpose of choos
ing his successor.
ALL alumni of tho University of Utah
are Invited to attend the annual banquet
to bo given Tuesday, May 31, at S p. m.
In tho assembly hall at the University.
Those Intending to be present are request
ed to send their fiamcs to George Q. Mor
ris, secretary'. poHloffico box -ZC. They will j
then bo properly enrolled and arrange
ments made for their entertainment.
LEE HOPKINS, tho soldier chaiged
with assaulting R- B. Chrlstcnsen with a
deadly weapon, was not prepared when
his caso wan called before Judgo Dlchl
yesterday morning, and ho was given un
til Monday morning to enter his pica to
tho charge In default of ball ho was com
mitted to the county Jail.
HAL CLAWSON. according to a letter
received by his lather. Dr. S. II. Clawson,
la now In South America, near Buenos
Ayres, doing the sllght-of-hand "stunts'f
in a circus.
CHIEF BY WATER, returned from
Kaysvllle yesterday, whore he went to
purchase a new horse for tho fire depart
ment.' He brought the horse with him
and ho is a beauty, a Cleveland and Ham
lllonlan bay. 6 years old and weighing 34 U0
pounds. Tho Chief bought tho animal
j Talented Salt Lake Girl Becomes a New York Bride.
fMi H 1 . ) I ,. i3
MISS ELSIE REASONEE, formerly well known here, and who achieved
great success as a war eorregp ondent during the Spanish-American
war. was married last Saturday in New York to Lester Ralph, son of
the late Julian Ealph. Mr. and Mm Rnlph will spend' their honey
moon In the Adirondack! and in Europe. Miss Heasoner began her news
paper work on the Uiahanlan iu Salt Lake when Col. Pat Donan was con
ducting that publication.
CREDIT MEN W!LL
ENJOY A BANQUET
Many Prominent Business Men of
Utah Will Gather in Annual
INVITATIONS have been sent out to
sixty guests for the second annual
banquet 01 the Utah Association
of Credit Men, which'will odcur at
the Commercial club tonight. The
guests will Include prominent business
men of Salt Lake, Provo, Ogden and
other Utah and Idaho trade centers.
The affair promises to be a decidedly
joyous one, and after the annual stock
holders' meeting, which takes place at
tho Commercial club at S:30 p. m., one
and all will be Impressed that any one
who talks business will be liable to a
line In the form of, a speech or a song.
The newly elected I officers for the en
suing year also will be expected to rise
and burst forth Into speech.
The year Just closing has been an
extremely prosperous one for this asso
ciation, which numbers the leading
wholesalers, jobbers and merchants of
the State among Its members. During
the past twelve months the Utah Asso
ciation of Credit Men has acted In the
capacity of trustee for over fifty firms
who have been in financial straits, and
in this manner has wound up affairs
at the minimum of publicity and ex
pense there being but few assign
ments and still less bankruptcy pro
ceedings. In addition tho association
has been a factor in tiding over several
merchants during periods of financial
embarrassment. During the past year
the association has handled over ?200,
000 ensh In this manner for clients and
has wound up several of the biggest
failures that have occurred for some
time in a manner satisfactory to all
While the essential object of the as
sociation is to furnish trade reports to
the wholesalers, It has established n
leclslative committee, which makes it
its business to head off all pernicious
laws relative to buslnoss affairs from
While last year's banquet was a suc
cess, tonight's function, promises to
surpass previous efforts both from the
point of attendance and that of a gen
eral festive time. Staid business men
arc expected to banish dull cai'e ancl
plunge Into the vortex of bon mots,
gastronomic; Joys and a general flow of
soul and Incidentals.
The outgoing officers, some of whom
will be undoubtedly called upon
again for another year of active ser
vice, are: Orson H.' Hewlett, presi
dent; John J. Judson. vice-president;
Leon Sweet, secretary; J. W. Delano,
treasurer; John Q. Critchlow, secretary
and manager. v
from James Green for 5150. He' considers
his purchase one of the bost horsos of the,
department and takes tho credit for havs,
, ing mado a good bargain.
REV. DR. PINKERTON will deliver the
address nt the Memorial service to bo held
by the McKean post. G. A. R In the Jen
nings block next Tuesday evening.
. C A
:UISS BELLE ALSEN. daughter of-Dr.
Olsen of Murray, who has been employed
at a trained nurse. In the Southern Pacific
hospital, at Sacramento. Cal.. recently un
derwent a successful oporatlon for appen
dicitis. a a
A CHINAMAN named Lol Howo was
arrested yesterday by Deputy United
Stales Marshal L. H Smyth for violating
the exclusion act. He was placed In the
county Jail, where he will bo held dnlll his
qualifications can. be investigated.
The one place for comfort and ele
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COL ISAAC TRUMBO
IN JUSTICE COURT
Col: Isaac Trumbo. who at one lime was
a prominent candidate) for thu United
Stales Senate from Utah, who frequently
visits In Salt Lake, and who has many
friends here, la figuring In the Justice
court of Sail' Francisco because of. his
alleged refusal to pay a. bill. Ono of
the San Francisco papers tells the story
In this fashion:.,
"Swan, the painter, has sued Col. Isaao
and Howard Trumbo to recover $160 al
leged to be due for painting a house at
Sutter and Octavla streets."
Do not overlook big embroidery sale
.at Walker'a thla yctok.
SN TriE SCHOOLS
Lessons of Loyalty Tought the Chil
dren by Those Who Fought
M EMOEIAL DAY exercises which
flfjl were held In all the city schools
jJJa. 'esterda' Afternoon were of un
usual excellence and interest. In
most Instances programmes of music anJ
recitations and a display of patriotic, col
el's accompanied the addresses given by
members of the G. A. R. and W. R. C.
At tho Webster school tho exercises
opened with the solo and chorus, "Tent
ing en tho Old Campground." Judge
Thcodoslus Botkln, tho speaker at this'
school, said afterward: "I never heard
tha' pathetic old war -song f?ung any bet
ter and seldom as well as the boy:? and
girls of Webster school sang It today."
Prof. Keclcr Introduced the speaker, who
gr.vo tho youngsters an Intcrcstlnc pa
triotic talk and kept their close atten
tion. The programme closed with the
singing of "America."
The following were the speakers at the
West Sldo High School F. H. Clark,
Mrs Jennie L. Jones.
Bryant High School IT. J. Talbot.
Emerson W. D. Gaby. Emma E. Cor
Franklin M. M. Kalghn.
Fremont T. J. Anderson, J. O. Nya
Liciii. Mrs. Warhurst.
Grant D. II. Twomey, J. J. Meyers,
Mrs. L. S. Dean.
Hamilton George B. Squires, Mrs. Fred
Lincoln M. A. Breeden, - Mrs. A. B.
Longfellow J. S. Stevens, Alfred Kent.
Lowell J. M. Bowman, Mrs. V. I-L
Oqulrrh N. D. Corser, Jevseph Mllllron.'
Riverside R. AliT, Dr. Worthlngton.
Sumner Henry Logan, Orrln Grow, Mrs.
Training School F. IT. Clark
Twelfth II. P. Burns.
Union W. P. Rowe, R. L. Patterson,
Mrs. R. L. Patterson.
Wasatch Mrs. Frank Hint's,' H. G.
Washington R. G. Slealer, J., C. Col
burn. Webster Thco Botkln. .
Whlttler-F. M. Bishop.
The day wan fittingly observed at the
west side high school yesterday morn
ing. Roy Williams, a last year's
graduate, delighted his old friends by
his clever handling of the violin. Mra.
W. H. Jones followed with a ' short
speech, in which she principally dis
cussed the work and deeds of patriotism
performed by the women of the North
and South during the great war of the
Rebellion. Frank H. Clark, department
commander of the G. A. R., took occa
sion to point out the causes of the Civil
war. Ho discussed clearly and pointed
ly the subsequent campaigns and move
ments of the two opposing armies. Wil
liam .Bateman, a last year's graduate,
oloseci the programme- by a well
rendered piano solo.
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TO GET BACK TO NAVY
No anxiety is manifested by tho United
States navy to regain the services of
Frank Scott, who gave himself up as a
deserter to Officer Furstcr-on Thursday
afternoon. The navy has been going right
along since Scott left and they arc so
well pleased to find that they can get
along without him that the senior Admi
ral docs not care If he never" comes back.'
The following was received- from Wash
"Please release F. Scott. Must return
to Ms. vessel at bin own expense. "
Scott Is now convinced that republics
are Indeed ungrateful. He had boon hid
ing luid dodging policemen for three
weeks, and finally decided to surrender
and thus snvo the authorities tho trou
ble of looking for him longer. Now they
refii3c to takp him back unless ho pays
Ills own way, and he hasn't a cent.
. EXCURSION RATES '
Via Oragon Short Line.
; St. Louis and return $42.50
Chicago and return 47.50
Chicago and return via St. Louis. 50.00
St. Louis and return via Chicago.. 50.00
Limit Q0 days. Transit limit 10 days
in each direction.
Tickets on sale Tuesday and Fridays
each week. Stopovers allowed.
Do not overlook big ombroldery sale
at Walker's this jjeelc.
CANDIDATES for tho Republican
nomination for Sheriff of Salt Lako
county aro laylnc all kinds of wires
that thoy expect v use at the nom
inating convention, ami the content t;rows
In Intercut each week. If Shcuirr. Emery
micctmd.s hlmsolf, a many now predict,
It wllbo the first case In many years
that a Sheriff of this county has been nolo
to do so. Tho patronage, fcaturo of tho
Sheriff office Is the Sheriffs peril. It
hns been Impossible, to date, to dlatributo
it without making many enemies. These
disappointed ones have alwnys been able
to muster enough strength to. provent a
Other candidates for tho nomination aro
Jake Smith and Peter S. Condle, It Is ?aid
that scvoral new names will bo entered
Announcement of tho candidacy of C, C.
Richards of Ogden for the Democratic
nomination for Governor recalls tho fight I
thai Attorney Richards and Frunk J.
Cannon had for tho leadernhlp of iho Utah
Democracy several years ago.
In this contest, which was one of tho
bitterest and tho most interesting In tho
history of the State, Cannon won out.
RIehurds waa so disappointed that he ro
tlrcd from politics, and was criticised for
his action by somo of thoao that had
heiped him mako his fight.
Webor county Democrats, it i claimed,
will supporl him loyally In his canvass
for tho nomination, and he Is already
regarded as a formidable candidate.
Sam Nowhouso and Mayor Roylanco
may bo two of tho Democratic delogatcs
to the National convention.
Thoro is an amount of skirmishing in
Democratic circles to create a sentiment
against instructing tho National dele-
LITTLE IS KilQWN
OF ALPINE CREEK
Local Experts Are Not Enthusiastic
Over the Prospect of City
vrajATEK power experts of this city,
ufi while with one accord cxpress
f y ing the desire to avoid appear
ing In tho attitude of "knock
ing" the Garff & Sons lighting proposi
tion now under consideration by tho
CItj' Council, are plainly not favorably
Impressed with the scheme for procur
ing power which the Gurffs have In
view. The American Fork proposition,
some of them claim, must be elimi
nated entirely from the reckoning, for
the reason that the Utah County Light
and Power company has the best pow
er location on that stream, and is un
able to guarantee a greater minimum
than 400 horsepower.
This leaves the Garffs with only the
power to be developed from Alpine
creek on which to depend for running
their lighting plant, so far as their
plans have been disclosed. Alpine
creek Is a very small mountain stream
which heads in the vlclnit' of Lone
peak and empties Into Utah lake below
Lehi. Its drainage area can hardly
exceed thirty-two square miles, and
may be as small as fifteen square biles.
From the fact that the creek is abso
lutely dry the greater part of the sum
mer season, the minimum of power to
hn tcrvfri frnm tViot nnrnv unrlAt r-v-
isling- conditions must be- placed at
nothing, with the underfiow, which It Is
proposed to utilize, a decidedly uncer
"Utilization of the underflow of a
stream for power purposes Is expensive
under the most favorable circum
stances," said a well-known engineer
'yesterdaj', "and I can't believe that
practical men would back that kind
of a scheme with a great deal of capi
tal. If these men are going back on
Alpine creek far enough to get a head
of H00O feet In a distance of a mile and
a half, it stands, to reason that they
arc getting at an elevation where there
Is comparatively little water, either
above or below the surface of the
ground. I should certainly consider
the scheme Impracticable, but so long
as the matter is before Council It is for
it to render the decision on that point.
It Strikes mo that even Parley's creek
would be much better for this purpose
than Alpine creek. It is certain that
I as much or more power could be de
veloped, and the loss from transmis
sion would be very much less."
For the purpose of inspecting the
sites proposed by Messrs. Garff & Sons
for the municipal lighting plant the
members of the City Council and other
city officials will go to American Fork
on Wednesday. Two competent ex
perts will be taken along to Judge of
the feasibility of the project The
Councilmen expect to leave Salt Lake
at S o'clock in the morning, visit the
sites 011 American Fork river and on
Alpine creek, and return to the city In
' EXCURSION RATES
Via Oregon Short Line.
St. Louis and return 542.50
Chicago and return 47.60
Chicago and return via St. Louis. 50.00
St. Louis and return via Chicago.. 50.00
Limit 60 days. Transit limit 10 days
in each direction.
Tickets) on sale Tuesdays- and Fridays
each week. Stopovers allowed.
Beautiful Summer Underwear.
Our variety In this line was never so
extensive in lisle thread, lightweight
wollens, balbriggan, silk and mercer
BROWN, TERRY & WOODRUFF CO.,
ICC Main street.
BOTHA STILL TRYING
TO SAVE HIS LIFE
Application for commutation of sen
tence by "Dutch" Charley Botha, sen
tenced to be shot on June 10, will be
passed upon by the State Board of
Pardons at the regular monthly sej
slon today. Many letters and petitions
will be presented to the board In sup
port of the prisoner's application. Dr.
T. , B. Beatty, president of the State
Humane society, and church people
throughout the State, It Is understood,
have petitioned the board to exercise
Its clemency. On the other hand. It Is
understood . that Judge Jacob Johnson
and District Attorney Livingston have
written letters opposing tho applica
tion. Thoy believe that he had a fair
trial and was convicted according to
gatOH. Somo Of tho pa(Inra r, 'HI
confidently when they saXW "1
bo no Instructions u,cro fnl I
It Ih probable that Attorn . 311
Straup of this city may nsk fnr ill
.tt0.nry"o,3neral Brecdon will nnt f1
opposition for renominating hi frw 1
say. Ho in sorvlng his first term ?S
record hns been sathfactorv tnand !
and to the goneraj pubMc. l 010 par.
Vm?LoyAfP- .Cnjl'stHon. president of t
H?ih fn cn 8 .DHMIcan club, iy? K I
Sl.H Pr?nar'n?r an enjoyable entcrtJr
good speakers will be Invited to belD 4R I
the "houue-warmlng " ,p w !
Postmaster Watts's candidacy for ti I
Republican nomination for Auditor I
State haa met with favor In Salt T.J !
Republicans of the Third Judlel-ri it I
trlct claim that Judge MorSe wll lM
grcatoHt number of votes, and the ni
cram regard Judge Stewart as tftri
strongest nominee. There Is Komo jruV j
'IF that to of these candidates wm '
ahead of their tickets w,u ! j?
Now they arc telling that Uneln 'tS '
Cannon had Congressman Hltt nombi :
by the Illinois Republicans for VfcSpSj f;
dent as a means of heading off hla i
boom. Mr. Hltt Is regarded as thorourtrt '
fitted for tho office, but his ill health m 4
the fact that ho Is 71 yoars ot te b ?
lloved to seriously handicap him
FRED C. WHITNEY la gathwlng serf
cral erratic prima donnas under hf,
banner and has added Mmc. Calv)
to the list. Sho 13 to m'oko a. tdtj
under his direction next season In "Cai
men" and other ononis. Mr. Whitney tr
play hor In all tho leading: theaters an
her company will include some principal
who have mado a name for themselvoi'S
the Metropolitan cn9ra-hou3C.
William II. Crane sailed for Europe oi
May 10 with Mm. Crane, and will ppcm
tho summer In Germany. Thoy -will 9
direct to Paris, where Mr. Craiid vn'
meet tho comedian De Fernandy, th
original roguo In Octave Mlrabeau s "U
Affaires Sout lea Affaires," in which Mi
Crane Is to appear In this country undo;
the English title "Buslnees Is Business,
Mr. Crane will study lbs production ii
Parln, whore tho play Is to be revived
next month at th Comcdlo Francolac. V.
Fred R. Hamlin and Julian Mitchell
producers of "The Wlr.ard of Oz" aiw
"Babes In Toyland," have signed Mlij
Blanche Ring to tako one of the lcadlrij
parts in tho now extravaganza, which wl
be put on next season, and in which Le
Fields will be ono of tho features. MliS
Ring abandons her plans to star in "Tti
Cherry GhT to accept the offer o
Messrs. Hamlin & Mitchell.
With hffl tonguo gone. Thomas J M?
gulro. a well-known theaterical man, wai
visiting friends along Broadway, a4yj
the New York Herald. ft
On March 11 Maguinj had the gr?atei
part of his tonguo removed, on account
of cancer brought on by excessive smok
ing Two weeks later It was found neel
essary to remove the entire tongue, and
yesterday Magulre made his flret tduj
among hts friends after leaving the hos
Everj- one was surprised to find thatlu
speaks so that he la understood fairly
well. During tho short time since his
tongue was removed ho has so trained li!s
lips that he utters most words quite dl
"Why. Tom," said one of his friends.'
"you seem to talk first rate." -.
"Talk too much," he answered "I al-',
ways did. Operation vnuld b a good',
thing for lots of people." (i
"But It secmB to tw qulto easy for you
to talk." remarked another V
"Try It yourself and soe, answered Ma-,-guire;
"just curl up your tongue aifdl
give us a few wfcll-chosen remarks goj
on. try 1L" ffe
Sovcral of tho group tried the experl-j
ment, and tho result was an ensemble of;
voices that reminded one of the zoo, M:
"I'm not eating any solids yet." wvM
Magulre, "but I havo lots of milk with
w'nlskv and milk twice a day. Every
body thought I would lose my taste, butil
haven't. If s a very cheering thing, nojtf
I am walking around., to find out that
everybody thought 1 would die under tn
operation. I think the doctors thousht MoT
I never had any Idea I would dl. II'
expected to come through Just as I ha.v)
and mado no arrangements for anytnlnff
else." . I
HIGH SCHOOL CADETS ?
ENTERTAIN THEIR FRIEtD
The high school cadets gxve an
hlbitlon drill on the school campus 5"s
terday afternoon. CapL Manning 0
company A gave caJleBthenlcs and bay.
onet cxercisos. Company B, under.'
Capt. Ncldon, did some sklrmlsbiriF
work which was amusing and equally
Interesting. Cupt Clawson at the nca,Mj
of company C scaled a wall by pyraJ
mlds of men. Capt. Stephens did somaj :
flank and counter marching Trmcny. t
showed considerable skill and pre-Jl i
clslon. All tho cadets were supplledf, t
with a round of blanks, and at the con-f t
oluslon of the various exhibitions they
Indulged In an amusing but excltlnff k
sham battle. .
This Is the last exhibition drill nC"l
will be given by the cadets during thlsjh
year, and consequently a large number!
of eighth grade graduates and friends!
of the cadets were on hand. .$'
The All Hallows cadets were nleoj;
present to review the exhibition. It Is?,
more than likely that the collegian brl-I
gade will accompany the high schoolj
cadets on their Lagoon encampment. (
which will commence May 31. This isi
the first encampment that the cadets .
have ever planned, but their succcssj
has been such that they have positive-!; t
ly decided to make the encampment an fe
Cured His Mother of Bhoumatism. fm
"My mother has been a sufferer frJ
many years with rheumatism," says
H. Howard, of Husband, Pa. '
times she was unable to move at all.jjt:
while at all times walking was paln-fMt
ful. I presented her with a bottle 'hBJ
Chamberlain's Pain Balm and after aWj,
I fcw applications- she decided it was the Wk
most wonderful pain reliever she hadMt
I ever tried; in fact, she is never MWj
out It now, and is at all times able to n
walk. An occasional application of H
Pain Balm keeps away the pain that? JP
she -troa formerly troubled with." For
salo by all leading druarcists. 1