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CaBer So Characterizes
. j Says Ho Is Not Respensibls
! j for Senater Smoet's
V . Course.
1 , Square Deal Asked for by Cutlor, Who
,' Says He Has Peon Mis- '
II I John C. Cutler has tolephoned the fol-
' i Jowlng from Logan, which Is provoked by
, i j ' an Interview with Hon. Jesso M. Smith
I1 printed In The Trlbuno "Wednesday:
i j, "I think Mr. Smith's attack on my can-
dldacy Is un-Ropubllcnn and totally un-
I ' called for. Mr. Smith Is State Sheep In
spector, the appolnteo of hlo choice for
1 Governor. I have no objection to Mr.
: Smith supporting Ids candidate, but I do
i object to him placing me In a false posl-
tlon by misstatements and Insinuations,
i "I was Induced to enter tho gubornatorl-
! al race by a large number of leading Re
publicans and business men of the State,
i iMr. Smith states
i Many Induced that my whole
Him to strength Is Senator
, Smoot's support, and
Mako Race. that Js also Senator
that Senator Smoot is virtually under
probation, and that my nomination would
be taken as proof of tho charges preferred
j ngnlnst him. I am not aware. In the llrst
place, that Senator Smoot Is on proba
tion; neither am 1 aware of any charge,
thaL has bean mndi. Hint mv nnmlnnllnn
II would convict him of. In my opinion such
II statements are uncalled for.
"I am not responsible for Senator
1 Smoot's course In refusing to accept the
I ' advice of Mr. Smith and his friends. If
I t 1 Senator Smoot had consented to support
I ! Mr. Smith's candidate, I do not believe
H t he would have objected. The attompt of
II 4 Mr. Smith to place Senator Smoot In the
U role of n dictator because he Is supporting
H 1 some other candidate than Mr. Smith's,
I !s unfair.
I "Mr. Smith states that I have no fol-
I I lowing In his county (Davis). It did not
I ' seem to bo Mr. Smith's county two vears
ago, when, although nine-tenths of the
, Republican ticket was elected there, he
was defeated. I differ with him, and
think I have good support there. T am
1 1 j at least willing to leave It to tho Repub-
I I .llcans of Davis county, who have votes
I i J equally whh Mr. Smith.
' "All I ask in this contest Is a squnrc
I 1 deal, and I object to Mr. Smith, or anyone
I else, trying to make out that my candl-
I ,j dacy Is under n cloud."
I , ;; i a
I Special Agent Joseph A. Smith of Cache
J county, who waa recently given a slxty-
j day appointment In the revenue service
' and assigned to Cache county, has re
turned from Omaha, where ho wont for
Instructions. Mr. Smith Is a candidate
l I for tho Republican nomination for ono of
1 tho legislative places from Cache eountv.
i Is a popular young man, and his friends
, , say he will receive the nomination.
I . i l
I'M J. G. Weaver, author of "Lights and
r ' Shadows," may be Invited bv the Re-
' J publican Nntlonal committee to write a
number of ,campalgn songs for the inter
I. mountain country,
i . Mr. Weaver. Is a clever composer, and
i Fhould ho undertake this work It Is
,1 believed it would be a great success.
State Chairman Jam en H. Anderson lias
t sont out a letter to the members of the
Republican Stat committee that, ambng
other things. Indicates that tho chairman
has determined on naming the temporary
officers of the convention.
Several prot;sts have already been made
by members of the State committee
j ngalnst this, and tho lone of tho oblec-
, tions are to the effect that there Is no
,1 1 , , good to come from
Committeemen usurping the rights
' ! Want to Help oC - committee.
Name Officers i!i,d "!L "VEJL w
make these soloc
tlons when the committee meets prior to
, the convention, when- all members mav
1 havo a voice In the selection.
I I It is f-jrthcr urged that the matter would
j better be left open until that time, for
f tho reason that a selection made at this
1 I time or at any considerable period beforo
1 I tho date of tho convention might prove
T very unwise. This is especially truo
1 owing to the rlvajry between the several
Hi- Slate candidates. A chairman should be
named, It is urged, on whom all could
r t agree, or, ,at best, whoso record has been
H; ) Sl,r-,h as to Justify the belief that he would
1 InM. 0 ln everJ' way a satisfactory officer.
T ,, i Chairman Anderson's letter, on tho
1 jolnts rofcrrsd to. reads; "Regarding tho
f temporary organization of tho convention,
l! ; ! ?u .ve ,ooItea "P the precedents, and find
.lnat on two occasions the Stato chairman
J '! nn named temporary officers, and on the
i 1 1 , .'n?r occasions, except last April, the
T ' . , J Slate chairman and executive commlttco
f ,,avo Performed this dutv. In the Nallon-
r, a' organization the chairman and oxecu-
t "vc committee always have done; It. After
1. ; careful consideration. I am of the opinion
t ' that these precedents have good foundn-
1 I tlon not only ln convenience, but In prlncl
l,cs .which control In proper and effective
, administration. National, committee pro-
J cedare Ih a rcllablo guide to tho lessor
committees. I mention this matter for
k ' your information at this time.
1 ' ! ,i "Lp to the present llmo 1 havo receive-!
, ! : a few suggestions tor offlcors. Those
, ,.i handed me up to date for temporarv
, ' p chairman aro William D. Livingston o"f
HL ( banpete countj-. William Spry of Tooele
i Hl, county. Frank W. Pishburn of IJox Elder
t' ! county, John K. Booth of TTtah county,
r , lJenry Welch of Summit counlv, Weslev
' . 1. Walton of Rich county. Alma Moly-
t cux f Grand county, E. II. Robinson of
' , ; 9,A?$C county, P. P. Chrlstcnsen, 15. H.
1 S C.Ullstcr, George M. Cannon. Arthur L.
1 , TnomiiB. H. S. Tanner and Thomas Hull
r i of Salt Lake county.
I , "''or temporary secretary tbeso names
i have been cuggestcd: F. .1. Hendcrahot
1, 1 ':: and C. R. Uollingsworth of Weber coun-
t" L. R. Anderson rtnd Adolph .T.Misen of
,1,1 Sanpeto county, T. II. Merrill of Cache
county, I-red J. Pack and , Mrs. Lucy
I i ' 1 laTjS dr. I?av,B county. James C. .Tenson
1 l 'M of Vnsatch county, James P. Brlsroll of
Hh -' ' q county0""11' a"d A' N :Lconar1 of Ornery
, I !((! Von have a prcferonco for cither of
Mi.; V,,isp' ldnd,y I,ll,cato It, or If you have
i ?lhcr namea to present, please do so. that
i . ' ?!L matters In shape to avoid de-
1 i Also ploaso Indicate some names for
. il vice-presidents, assistant secretaries, scr-
i , ;in,tral?rms' chaplain, etc.. that I may
1 V Jct the data all together as quickly as
1 )' Li; VOSSlblC.
I 'jf 'ho Ifainington. Millard county, prl-
I 'j mary which was held Tuesday night to
H ,P 1?m,lel0Kao,c? t0, thc county convention
j I Wi at Fillmore Saturday, oleoted J W. John-
i 1(1 son and Joseph Overson delegates.
A A Senator George Arhitrnoro of Xcphl at-
' ,Vi J, tended a meeting of tho Democratic o:;-
i V) , ccutive committee hero Wednesday. He Is
, tl i rt a ctn'UdfitM for iv-electlon and says ho
L t'J', teels confldont hu will succeed.
H i: If , J- C- Loary. R. W. Sloan, J. S. Crltch-
'! If1; ow, M. E. Mulvcy and P. J. Daly huvc
1 Hi! bec-'i appointed a committee to make ur-
rangemonts for tho Democratic Stato con
vention, Stato Chairman Frank J. Cannon ad
dressed the Women's Democratic club
Wednesday afternoon on "Organization."
Benjamin R. McDonald, ono of Carbon
county's rustling Republicans. Is In the
city on his way homo to Prlco from a
three wicks' visit to his old home ln Wis
consin. "There Is not tho least auestlon about
Wisconsin voting for Roosevelt and Fair
banks," said Mr. McDonald. "I met hun
dreds of persons whllo In tho' State and
tho sentiment Is unanimous for the Pres
ident Tho La Folletto and anti-La Fol
lotto factlonrvjjoth named tho samo Pres
idential Electors and thc party lenders
say no doubt exists no to how tho Stato
Mr. McDonald is a candidate for tho
Republican nomination for nopresenta
tl'0 from Carbon county. I Jo feels that
ho will be successful. Ho says Price Re
publicans aro urging tho nomination of
J. C. Loofbourow for Comity Treasurer
and W, R. Johnson for County Super
intendent of Schools, lioth aro good
men, ho nays, and will be nominated.
Mr. McDonald believes with a careful
1 organization that Carbon county will roll
up a good majority for tho Republicans.
In order to sot nt rest anv doubt that
may cixlst as to his political aspiration;;,
former Flro Chlof James Devlno an
nounccid yesterday that he- Is not seeking
the Congressional nomination, but ho is a
candidate for tho
Not a Republican noinlnn-
Candidato $letor SccrclR,'' ot
for Congress. " -r have had n6
'thought of running
for Congress this year," said Mr. Devlno
yesterday. "Ail statements to mat oi
fect aro unauthorized. 1 do aspire, how
ever, to make the race for tho Secretary
ship. As I am tho only candidate for
that position ln Salt Lake county. I fctl
that il have some clnlms upon tho sup
port of tho Salt Lake delegation. So far,'
I havo dono but llttlo work and cannot
say what my strength will he. I morely
wish to announco that I am a candldalo
and for this ono office "
Ono of Salt Lake's best known politi
cians made this observation yesterday:
"It Is a. decidedly foregone conclusion
that the result of Jim Clove's visit Into
Garfield county will be that the delegates
tp the Stato convention from that coun
ty will go Instructed to vote first, last
and all the time for Wolls and Christian
sen and to use their best1 judgment In tho
selection of other State ofllcers. looking
not only to thc welfare nnd best Interests
of tho State, tho ofdecs nnd the Republi
can party, but to tho strength of Wells
and Christiansen In the convention also."
County Clerk Ivor AJnx of Tooele spent
a couplo of days ln Salt Iake and leaves
for homo this mornlngr lie Is not
certain that ho will be a candidate for
renominating but says matters aro in
good shapo for the Republicans In Tooele
District Attorney George Halvcrson $f
Ogden was In tho city Wednesday. Mr.
Iinlverson ia n hustling young Republi
can. Ho was appointed to tho District
Attorneyship to lilla vacancy nnd Is a
candidate for nomination this year. Ho
says Robert W. Moyus Is strongly sup
ported In his candidacy for Stale Treas
urer nnd that ho believes ho will secure
Jacob X. Larson. County Clerk, and C.
L. Anderson. County Commissioner, of
Cache county mingled with tho Salt Lako
Brigham II Jones, ono of Box Elder
county's foremost Republican attorneys,
was In the city from Brlgham City oarly
yesterday. IIo carried reports of bright
party prospects for noxt fall.
Ex-Representntivc Orson II. Hewlott
has announced as a candidate for one of
the Republican nominations for Senator
from Salt Lake county.
From July 1 to thc close of the natur
alizing period Tuesday night shows thnt
1S6 papers were taken out that madu
that many foreign-born men and fully
as many again women citizens of tho
United States, i
Of this number tho Republican county
committee was responsible for naturalis
ing 136, tho Democratic committee twenty-five,
and twenty -Il'o were naturalized
on their own motion. In Salt Lake
county I he Republicans will gain fully
300 votes because of tho good work of tho
Locally Wednesday was a Hammond
day. There was more Indication of a strong
drift to tho Secretary of Stato than for
either of tho other cnnrlldates and from
a dozen or more out-of-town Republicans
who were seen, It was learned that In
i quarters where Cut-
Hammond ler was believed to
Gathers New la.vc secured a foot
bold a couplo of
airengrn. weeks ago, a strong
One thing that gave the Hammond
candidacy an Impetus was a report made
by the Secretary nnd several Cache coun
ty friends of the support Hammond will
have In his old home. Ilcretoforo renorts
have come from there tending to confirm
tho belief that the other candidates would
secure a large part of tho Cache county
delegation. This report has been shown
to have emlnatc-d from friends to Con
gressman lloweil. who Is known to he
unfriendly to Hammond's candidacy, and
to have not expressed the true situation
Rich county also reports a practically
solid Hammond following, as" reported bv
one of that county's most representative
citizens, after a week's canvass, and thc
outlook In Salt Lake county. Hammond's
friends say, is most pleasing.
"I am entirely pleased with mv pros
pects," said the Secretary yesterdav. "I
do not believe I am now In possession of
enough Influence to win, but support Is
being tendered dally and It Is growing
In so many directions thnt I feel I shall
win I havo no llgures to give out lis yet.
It is too early, but reports I have re
ceived conllrm my earllc-st opinion that
I have enough good friends in Utah,
men whom I havo served in various ways
and who believe In the public record 1
have made to see to it that my Interests
are safeguarded in every quarter. It
Is Impossible for me to sond men Into
tho field to work for mo as others aro
doing, but my supporters are none tho loss
THRIVES ON ACCIDENTS.
Pennsylvania Cat That Has More
Than Nine lives.
READING. Pa., Aug. 11. N'alls. a cat
which Hvo3 ln the hardware store of 11 off
& Bros., has met enough accidents to have
killed probably any dozen cal on earth,
but he lives on in perfect health, and Is
still the prize rat-catcher of tho city.
N'alls was born about twelve vears ago.
hcn ho was a kitten he wandered into
the hardware store, and had been there
but a llttlo while when a keg of nali3
rolled over him, smashing him Hat- 11"
howled nboul It for a while, but (Inallv
resuni.nl his normal shape, and so won the
name of Nails. A partner was found for
lilm and whs named Tacks, but tho latter
founo Nails entirely too much of an ad
venturer, and left tho store. Nails now
rules supreme, ,
Onco Nails fell Into a bnrrel of varnish,
and ought to have drowned therein, but he
got out. nnd for nix weeks was a porcu
pine After he had shed his varnish fur
nnd had again become a sleek and dili
gent cat ho tumbled Into a barrel of oil
and nearly died of It.
Thon he went to sleep under a dellverv
wagon; and It rolled over him. Tho clerk's
were discussing the proper method to dis
pose of his corpse, when ho llmpnd Into
thc store and got Into a light with a dog
coming off victorious, as he always does
He has whipped nearly everv dog 'in
Roadlng, and those he has not whipped
arc the dog he has never seen. Ho has
been run over by tho store truck about
once a month for years. He has killed
about 200U mice and half as many rats and
is ready, for battle at any time with any
otr.cr cat or any doc on earth.
IH tfTil TOE
Determined Efforts Are
Being Made, .
Mediation, the fiflethed Pro
psssd and Gompors Has
Committee Appointed Who "Will Hold
Conference With Packers on
CHICAGO, Aucr. 11. Determined ef
forts are now being made to settle the
stockyards strike by mediation. Nego
tiations .begun Dednesday between the
Retail 13utohers and Grocers' associa
tion and representatives of several labor
unions which would undoubtedly be In
volved in the strike ohould it be pro
longed much longer, resulted tonight
in the appointment of a committee com
posed of those who attended todny's
meeting to negotiate ivilh the packers
tomorrow morning, in an attempt to
bring about a joint meeting between the
employers nnd the striking unions.
It was the sentiment of all who at
tended todny's conference that, should
the meeting be arranged between tho
two opposing Interests, a settlement
."allsfactory to both sides could be real
ized. Meantime Samuel Gompcrs,1 president
of the Am-"lean Federation of Labor,
unci uecn summoned from New Tone to
see if he cannot accomplish something
through mediation. Mr. Gompers will
arrive hero Sunday morning. ,
Declined to Comment.
Tho packei-3 tonight declined to make
any comment on what, If any, success!
mjght be expected from the meetingj
"We cannot very well discuss this matJ
ter now," said one of tho packers' rep
resentatives? tonight. "We now have our
affairs ln a better condition than at any
time since the strike was declared, and
as for myself, I am unable to t'e on
what grounds we could meet the
Sanitary Condition of Packing Plants.
Under the direction of Mayor Har
rison, who was urged to take tho step
by a committee oomposed of labor
leaders and several aldermen, an in
vestigation into the sanitary conditions
of the various packing plants where
strike breakers are being housed -was
begun today. Several of the plants were
visited, but no flagrant violations of thc
law were found. The Investigation will
be continued. Tonight the packers sent
a communication to Mayor Harrison de
nying that they are keeping lodging
houses not in compliance with the or
dinances. Shutting Off Ico Supply.
Extension of the picket lines about
wholesale and retail markets was also
promised by union officials, A confer
once of the leaders was held and plans
were made to shut off ice nnd mfeat
from more establishments patronizing
the big packers.
Despite all efforts of commission men
today's receipts of live slock were so
heavy as to astonish the packers.
There were 23,000 cattle; 25.000 hogs and
15,000 sheep. With the New York pack
ing plants closed by the strikers, the
disposal of all the receipts was admit
ted to be a difficult problem.
Prize Fights Stop.
Prize fights for the entertainment of
u iv iioii-uuiun worrcmon at tnc stock
yards may cease as the result of an ac
cident that caused the cancellation of n
programme of three bouts last night.
The prize ring was In the Interior of
the stock yard s on Packers avenue.
Daniel Smith, employed as a strike
breaker by Morris & Co., was pitted
against Peter Ford. Both men are col
ored. Smith struck Ford on the head
with such force that Smith's arm was
shattered and tne programme was de
clared off. The police are said to havo
loyal and energetic, and I bellevo their
work equally If not moro effective.
"I have no fight to make on my oppon
ents. They are very excellent men and
lhave support that I should be pleased
Indeed, to have with me. but I havo no
quarrel with thoso who oppose me. 1
took that into consideration when 1 be
came a candidate, and those who know
mi; know that should either of my op
ponents win In .convention he will
have no heartier support than mine until
the people shall hnve elected him."
The two most discussed subjects In
local political circles Wednesday wero tho
interview with Hon. Jesno M. Smith and
the reported attack of Postmaster Clove
on the Integrity of Justice McC'arty of the
Supreme court. It was very generally
cOncedod that the lattor I: gravo and
will doubtless havo a Federal hearing
The Interview was taken as ono of thc
features of thc campaign.
"John C. Cutler will come to Salt Lako
county with a following that will be
from fifty to seventy votes short of a
nomination." remarked one of tho mer
chant's friends, "and be will receive fully
that many of the 125 votes of this coun
ty. Now 1 know tho Wells crowd will
say this Is 'hot air." but we nnv aim-
port that . Heber does not dream about
and Hammond la not in It for an hour
You stick a plr. here and see If I am not
The Cutler man lit a fresh cigarette
took a few puffs at It and made a bee
lino for a .Murray car.
qol. John Melacr, who Is helping to
direct the Governor's campaign, declared
that everything look3 good so far "I
feel sure there Is no chnnco of Inndlnr
Cutler (because so few persons knOw him.
Ho is no doubt a very line gentleman but
It Is hard to convince others that ho de
1 ,1 servos the best of-
Meteer Says flee In the gift 0f
Wells l-ah ' Republicans
-arm -ursn when ho has not
Will Win. ddcntllled himself
tI . . Jvltb , tho organiza
tion In campaigns when his services were
so badly needed.
"Governor Wells has been at I ho front
so long that tho Republicans know where
to place hm. They know his adminis
tration has been a pronounced success.
They know that their affairs are safe In
his hands I believe Wells stock has
been on the bound for fully a week nnd
that at the close of this week It will be
conceded by the opposition that Uie Gov- i
crnor has much thc best of tho situation.
been given orders to prevent any fur
thor prize fights in tho yards.-
New Stockyards Proposed.
There was a revival today of talk
concerning the formation of a new
stockyards corporation to build a gen
eral stockyards on tho Stlckney tract on
the Chicago drainage canal. This pro
ject is credited to the Hateley Brothers,
former packers now engaged In board
of trade operations. They are said to
have secured extensive Interests In the
properties that were once ln the pos
session of President Stlckney of the
Great Western railroad.
Donnolly's Charges Against Tilden.
"Edward Tilden, I want to say, Is ab
solutely nnd alone responsible for tho
reopening of the strike." This asser
tion was made today by Mlchncl Don
nelly, presldont of the Butchers' union.
"When wo signed thc agreement to
abrogate the strike," he continued, "It
was understood to be a caso of give and
take. The agreement wno not what I
wanted, but il was an agreement and I
thought it could be so handled ns to
bring results that would be fair to both
sides and no honest man Wants any
thing better. Therefore, when I left the
conference I felt some degree of happi
ness. Had Ho Kept Still.
"But I had no sooner reached the
street than I met n crowd of news
papermen and one of them showed me a
statement written by Edward Tilden,
declaring that the packers had gained
all the advantage. The reporters aoked
me about it. I waB that angry that I
gritted my teeth, nodded my head, said
'Amen,' and hurried away. If he had
kept still all would havo been well."
, MAY 1S1AI
Crisis Reached in thc
firiiners Have. Hq Money to
Pay Salaries of the
Scheme Proposed Whereby Manage
ment Hopes to Secure Money to
Special to Tho Trllmno.
BUTTE, Mont., Aug. 11. A criols has
been reached In tho affairs of tho Pa
cific National Baseball Iqasue and It la
now up to tho fans of Butte to say
whether Butte shall remain In" the loaguo
or disband. Walter Wilmot has In-"
augurated a schomo whereby he hopes
to obtain enough money to finish the sea
son, which has a month nnd a half yet to
Tho Miners will be at home now until
September and thoro aro about twenty
games yet to bo played. Wilmot pro
poses to sell books which will bo good foi
the remainder of tho games at homo for
$10. If enough of these books can bo
sold to ralso money to pay the salaries
of the team until the end of tho season
the Minors will finish. Otherwise tho
team will have to disband.
Since the Miners have been playing
winning ball the attendance has been
getting won--e Instead of better. During
the series when the homo team took five
out of six from Spokane the attendance
at tho games was about the worst of any
of the series this year.
"During tho Spokano series," said Wil
mot tonight, "wo had an average at
tendance on week days of Y&s. On Sun
day when tho homo team won a doublo
headcr thero was something llko VM) paid
admlRnlnns. And thia na ......
five out of six from what has been con
sidered tho bosk team In the league.
"Wo have sunk over StOOO In Butte this
year. Up until lost week we had hoped
against hope that tho fans would give the
team tho support It deserved. Now wo
have realized that we are up against It
Wo havo not got the monoy lo pay tho
salaries till tho end of the season If
wo can ralso It wo will llnlsh, otherwise
wo will have to drop out."
REMARKABLE SURGICAL PEAT
Girl, Helpless for Three Years, Recov
ers From Shattered Spine.
PHILADELPHIA, Pa., Aug 11.
Modern surgery has effected a remark
able achievement In the case of Clara
Nicholas, whose spinal cord was shat
tered nearly three years ago by a bul
let fired by a Jealous suitor. Believed
to be a helpless cripple as the result of
hc-r injury, the young woman has
shown such wonderful Improvement
recently that it is believed she will In
a short time recover completely.
At the Pensylvanla hospital the spinal
cord was severed, the shattered bones
were removed and the cord was sewed
together with gold thread. For two
years Miss Nicholas lay helpless on a
cot in the hospital, paralyzed from the
waist down. She remained until last
October, when she was removed to hor
home. She says' she has so far recov
ered that she soons expects to be able to
DONNED UNION BUTTONS.
Thirty-Eight Striko Breakers Walk'
Out of Plant.
KANSAS CITY, Aug. 11. Thirty
eight strike breakers who were taken
into the Schwarzschild & Sulzberger
plant Tuesday night and whose bag
gage was. thrown Into the Kaw river by
union men walked out of the packing
house Wednesday and went to
labor headciuarters, where they wero
given union buttons. The men
said that they were brought
to Kansas City from San Fran
slcco with promise of $5 pay each
day, including the time they were on
the train. They say they will employ
counse to got this pay for them nnd
that they will also sue to recover
damages for the loss of their baggage.
Most of the men are foreigners and
several say that they had large sums
of money In the trunks and valises
which were lost. One Hungarian said
today that he lost papers worth $100.
'SANPETE IS II
A DIZZY SWIIL
Politics of All Grades
Drift Strerig From Smoot
and Sutherland, Owing to
Conditions in Sevier Exported to 3o
Quito the Same Notc3 Inter
esting to tho Politicians.
Special to Tho Tribune.
MANTI, Aug. 11. Tho Republican pri
maries of tho Eeveral precincts of this
county for tho purposo of electing dol-:-gates
to the county convention, to be held
at Ephralm on tho 15th or this month, will
all bo held today (Thursday1).
This plan was adopted In order to mako
It inconvenient If not lmpo?slblo for poli
ticians of ono place to nttend and attempt
to lnlluence tho action of thc local pri
maries of any other place. A strong sen
timent has arisen against any direct ln
lluence from the outside In tho local pri
maries, and attempts ln this regard havo
proved an Injury not alono to tho party
as a whole, but also to tho cause of thc
persons attempting such Influence.
Tho action of thc county committee In
suggesting tho call of tho several precinct
primaries for the samo evening has met
with the approval of all the local organi
zations, and the rotiiilt Is that each place
ln thc county has on a spirited local fight,
and each candidate Is looking after his
lnteroets In his home town.
Considerable of an attompt ha3 been
mndo from the outsldo to make tho gu
bernatorial contest an Issue In the local
lights for office, but theso attempts hnvo
been unsuccessful, and whatever Is dono
now In that lino Is on the quiet.
Along with this attempt to Inject tho
gubernatorial contest Into the local lights,
the olfort has been made to press tho Sen
atorial fight and mako It a ruling Issue ln
the locnl canvass. So persistent have been
a number of local candidates for office
nnd other known Sutherland politicians
in this matter, that a very pro
nounced nntwSutherlnnd sentiment la gen
eral In this county. Two years ago this
county was consldorcd pro ultra Suther
land, but a different sentiment Is preva
Even ML Pleasant, not long ago gener
ally considered a Sutherland stronghold.
Is now claimed for F. C. Jensen, who late
ly has openly declared hlmsolf to be In
favor of Senator Thomas Kearns for re
election to the United States Senate. Tho
action of Jensen In declaring for Kenrhs
Is said to have considerably Increased his
following, for It Is reportod thnt a great
many people who theretofore had simply
been anti-Sutherland are now enthusiastic
A leading Republican of Mt. Pleasant ln
discussing the matter at Mantl a couplo
of days ago said that about two-thirds of
the Republicans were doubtless anti
Sutherland, but Jensen might not get that
proportion on account of other causes be
ing at work. This result has been brought
about largely by certain parties, thinking
to make the people generally declare for
Sutherland as well as for their particular
candidates, using tho campaign bluff that
you had better line up with our faction.
"Wo are the Smoot-Sutherland faction,
and we are going to control both county
and State conventions, nnd unless you Join
us nnd support our local candidates you
will bo treated as against Smoot or Suth
erland (these aro used Interchangeably),
and for Kearns. Y6u must choose be
tween our enmp and thc Kearns camp. '
But instead of this political bluff excit
ing the people and causing them to fall
over themselves to fall In line as directed,
It has had the opposite effect, and the re
sult is that this county seems very much
intluonced by the Kearns sentiment.
Tho local lights are on and wherever
incre Is nn attempt to force people Into
line by any outside issue, the result will
pe costly to thoso who attempt It, Judg
ing from the temper of the people.
Republican County Chairman L. R. An
derson took a trip to Fort Green vester
day to get next to the political w'orkess
of that place. He reports that there Is a
spirited three-cornered ilght on at that
place for tho County Assessorshlp. the
iiVf?,? "'"dittos being Herbert Smvth.
WUUnm Collard nnd H. C. Hnnsen-Bogh.
He also reports that there aro no Demo
crats there now. they having all decided
to Join the Republican ranks. 1
Roosevelt and Fairbanks aro good
enough for them.
Reuben Chrlstenson. County Commls-i
fcloner, wns In Mantl yesterday between'
frnlns on his way to Provo. He says that
politics Is active at Gunnison Just now.
Tho contest over thc legislative nomina
tion Is stirring up considerable Interest.
The Ilne-up now Is for II A. Kearns and
C M. Madsen, Both candidates have con
siderable of a following, but from tho
present outlook II. A. Kearns scorns ln
It has been suggested by members of tho
courthouse committee that Ephralm Is
willing to waive Its right to any places on
the county tickets this fall, ln considera
tion that the rest of the county will per
mit the question of the removal of tho
county seat to Ephralm on the ticket and
yoto tor It. But ln view of the fact that
thoro are about nine candidates for of
llce In that city. It would seem that such
a sentiment Is not general. Thero aro
three candidates for County Superintend
ent of Schools, A L. Larson, John Chris
tiansen (receptive) and Daniel Thompson;
two lor Commissioner, Alfred Dahl and
Joseph E Anderson, and Hans Chrlsten-
rSI? iforr,Pe,corMer' EPhralm Jensen for
Clerk; Oluf Thursby for Sheriff and
,n,plira,m Hansen for County Attorney.
, ni11"0.?11 Republicans, and that doesn't
look like there Is a very strong disposition
to waive any right to places on tho ticket.
iP' Sorcnson. Jr., of Mayfleld, a
piomlnent Republican, and the Justlco of
the. Peace of that place, drove Into Mantl
this morning. He reports some Interest
n politico at MnyMeld. Tho contest over
the County Attorneyship Is receiving somo
uttentlpn W. K. Relcl seems to bo tho
general favorite, although Larscn has
!ofScV?,ort, ,He also sn'H that- tbo
bmoot-suthorland sentiment Is not thriv
ing ln that plnce.
Daniel Harrington of Salt LaJto City
conferring with a few of tho Republicans
in the Interest of John C. Cutler for Gov-
VZlor Hc i?a,1, thnt nlthough Cutler was
not generally known, ho know him and
that on account of his personal acquaint
ance principally was he nut ln his Interest.
There Is a strong sentiment ln this cotm
X,nnilV01 ofclhnlnallng from the quos
cV?.of s,electlng our local ofllcers, the
Senatorial gubernatorial and any other
WKht-,.a,nd ln fiLVOr of selecting rep
reacntat yo citizens to represent tho peopia
w-e ,,'lTcfCnt: conventions, without ex
torting from them a pledge to support
Culler. Sutherland, Glazier and every oth
er candidate that some particular person
wants, now nnd forover, without respect
to conditions and circumstances.
WELLS AND CHRISTIANSEN.
Lead All Others In Cnuvasa for Sevier
Special to Tho Tribune.
RICHFIELD, Aug. 11. A. M. Hcpplor,
tho insuranco man, who Is a lively young
Republican who talks politics and koeps
a weather eye open for his friondr, has
roturncd to this city from a business tour
of the counties south. Intcrviowed, ho
"I find everywhere ovorythir.g going Re
publican. Southorn Utah will suspend tho
rules and go for Roosevolt and Fairbanks
by acclamation. Parker and Davis otand
about as much show for tho Presidency
down south of Sevier as Cutlor and tho
other Smoot pepplo do on tho Stato
"Gov. Wolls takes tho dooided load for
the chief executive's placo. All the ef
forts made by tho Smoot crowd havo
served only to strengthen thc frleiyshlp
for him. All thnt Is said against him Is
on tho third term proposition and that
docs not appeal to them. I heard many
Republicans :prcas tho opinion that Gov.
Wolls- Is flrBt, the- best man for the placo,
and. aecond, la better for tho experlenco
ho has had.
"Tho way it looks to me. Gov. Wells
will got ovory d.'lcsatc from Sevlor,
Wayne. Piute. Garfield. Kane. Washing
ton. Iron, Beavor, Millard, Grand and
San Juan counties, with a possibility of
doubt ih tho last throe or four counties
mentioned. Practically the samo support
Is assured to James Christlnnsen for
State Treasurer and to Superintendent
Nolson for a renomlnntlon.
"I heard many expressions of Indigna
tion against tho Utah county polltlclano
who camo down hero to whip us on our
own dunchill, and especially against
Postmaster CIovo for his allegod slandor-.
ous statement against Justlco McCarty.
"Still, this friction and attempted dic
tation from tho out3lde has had ono good
effect. Whero thero wero factional dif
ferences before, all Is harmony now
among tho dlfforent wings of the party,
thia understanding being tho result of
tho war from outside. A common enemy
has settled several llttlo civil wars."
Tho Republican Sovlcr county conven
tion will b held In RIohllold August 17.
It promises to be a harmonious meeting.
Tho whole county Is for Mayor Christian
sen for State Treasurer and for Gov.
Wells and Superintendent Nolson for re
nomlnation. Thc only business to bo
transacted is tho election of fourteen del
egates to tho Stato convention of August
2." nnd twenty-three delegates to tho
Tenth Senatorial district convontlon of
August 27, to convene at Richfield. Slnco
tho county Is a unit on tho nominations
abovo mentioned and Is practically solid
for a ronomlnatlon of Senator Willis
TnV,,.nn rMt-f.lni.IUn hormnnv aVinnl,l
Thero will be music In abundance at
the opening Sovler county convention, a
quartette of little glrlB, excellently
trained by Prof. G. M. Jonos of this city,
and a male quartette, led by Thomas
Rnnson of Monroo, one of tho formost
tenors In Utah, will b9 thero with C'hls
tlansen and Well songs.
TALKING THE GOVERNORSHIP.
Utah. County Republicans Have an
Special to The Tribune.
PROVO, Aug. 11. Tho past few days
have been hot ones for thc politicians
down this way. Considerable guessing
still continues as to the probable outcomo
of tho situation. The Gubernatorial con
test Ih ono that attracts most attention.
For a time It nppcarcd that Cutler was
tho only candidate in the Held. "I am
opposed to a third term proposition," said
a man who had heretofore been supposed
to bo for Wells. Notwithstanding tho
Wells crowd will likely receive somo sup
port. Hammond stock apparently Is
apparently gaining, and strong support
may be expected to come from certain
quarters If what 's often heard Is true.
There will be sonic fun at some of tho
primaries which will bo held soon
throughout tho county. And from what
Is heard on the side If things move in
their natural channel some of tho dele
gates will most likely be for Hammond
a'nd Wolls. It Is not?d through the press
thut tho local postmaster 13 doing somo
for tho advancement of Cutler In tho
south. DeMolsy was also out rounding
up support for the same gentleman.
Two conspicuous clippings were noted
In The Tribune a few days ago. which
shews a trend peculiar In this section.
The Ir3t noted was from Lohl, which
says In speaking of tho manner In w'llch
delegates are to be chosen In this quar
ter, "This year the delegates will bo
elected direct from the primaries and not
from the county. The result of this will
bo that whllo thc county Is undoubtedly
for Cutler. It will leavo tho friends of
Governor Wells free to vot for him."
And again; "No ono ln tho county com
mittee Intended this condlticn of nrfriir
to exist when they voted for the primary
plan, but theso are the conditions, never
theless, and Utah county today Is prob
ably as fertile a field as there Is In tho
State In which the severol candidates
may sow seed for the harvest that will
bereaped ln Salt Lako City on August
It is slated that on attempt will bo
made to havo tho delegates commit them
selves at a caucus which will be held be
fore thc State meet. Such an attempt
will be frustrated by the Hammond and
Wells friends, and as has been said be
fore Utah county will go to the Stato
convention unorganized. -f.
From tho presint viewpoint it appears
that Wolls and Hammond vIJJ socuro
enough votes to frustrnto any plan which
tends to Invoke the unit rule.
The other clipping referred to Is from
American Fork, which 13 substance states
that Glazier Is favorably considered In
that locality and closes with this dlsllnc
tlve declaration: "Mr. Glazier is ad
mired by many for tho stand he has taken
with tho reported Smoot-Cutler move "
While L3I1I says: "If It conies to a ques
I tlon as to whether Dixon or Glazier gets
tho prize coveted by each. It Is probable
that Utah county's strength will be given
to the aspirant ather than the present
p.ossessor of tho State treasurerslilp
Acaln It must be said there Is bitter
opposition to Glazier ln this county ho
will come nearer receiving tho entire sup
port of this county than any other asnlr
ant With Lehl. American Fork. Provo
and Sprlngvljlc at his back, with favorable-mention
coming from southern cities
n this county, thero appears little doubt
bo vorhled stillomcnt abovo "do will
So far as local conditions aro concerned
thoro Is llttlo change. Tho politicians I
are saying little and placing wires to t he
best advantage. Circus dSy broprht In
tho county politicians and much political
hobnobbing was golnc on. if i,ii,
oDsorvation, an effort will be made to
bring strength for Cutler frorrT ever?
qunrter of Utah eountv 0
On.ator S,",1?01 has returned from his
southern political trip and will bo among
tho local3 for a fow days none
Little imprest Is taken "in tho ludlMni
convention. This will bo little mora
l,hn," a ncat!on meeting in so fa?
Judgo Booth Is concerned ir?n,n
present outlook Jake Evans w- 1 bo an
tSiE ,wl,lnor1 i0? District Attorney It
Jake Is nominated ho will add strength
to the general ticket, as he Is verv nom.
' DYING, WINS A GAME.
Basoball Player, Struck by Ball, Fin
ishes Match and Dies,
tan? huS? v'ente LUoi",,TAlth)ush mor"
" llii DO
fkptiicis of 11
Name F0 R, Ooodio
5s Nominated for Goveri
by an Ovgrwhalmj
Congressman French I3 Eenoiaii
as Also Chief Ju3tlca ?
MOSCOW, Ida., Aug. n. j
lican State convention asamb!M V
Moscow opera-housp '
Thomas H. Hamer of Frcmo
was made temporary chairman
dressed the convention. mStP'
President Roosevelt's name
enthusiastic demonstration w
gleson of Ada county was mad?
rary secretary. w
In the afternoon the convemh
tcned lo a strong address by y
Ellen Foster, a woman suffradr!
has been sent to this State T
tlonal committee to stump
for the party. The temporary J,
ssat Ion was made permanent 2d2
platform committee was no : 3
report recess wasjaken toS tfeK
At the session of the convp-,nJ
night Frank R, Gooding
county was nominated for n-
'ur' uoouing dereated Gov
who was a candidate for reWJM
by the decisive vote of 133 t0
For Justice of thc- Rnr,fn,
Ceprge II. Stewart of Bolss
Sullivan, present Chief JuUclB
placed in nomination. SuWmW
nominated by 1C0 to 12-1
Congressman Burton L. Frt-vB
renominated, defeating ChanvB
Boale of Wallace by a vote 5mM
The platform is silent on it. B
mon question. It upholds th c-K
land and grazing laws and'
that tho State should receive h9
on its money, no matter wheB
ited. Senator Heyburn and (&X
man French are commended u
the National and Stato adralrjknl
The ticket completo is aj toS
Congressman, Burton L. Frentb
ernor, Frank R. Gooding of SjV
Lieutenant-Governor, Dr. B.L&B
of Welser; Supreme Judcc'l. .VjB
van of Halley; Secretary ot SliiW.
H. Gibson; Attorney-General, J. lB
heen of Pocatello. Treasurer, HB
Coflin. Boise; Superintends;
Schools. Miss Mae Scott; AuditctHi
cr.t McGraw; State Mining k&S
Robert Bell; Presidential ElultilK,
Hagenburg. IT. W. Kelfer, E. wM
ver; Judge of the Sixth JudidilMi
trict, J. M. Stevens. 9,
TREATED AS HIRED GK
Why Young- Wife Took Her2iaB
Woes Into Court IK
CHICAGO, Aug. lu-"l 729 afti
as hired girl, not wife," said jts,'.
Anna Eieh on the witness ttdBit
Judge Mack's court,. in hersu!:f;rB
arate maintenance against sjrfWt
wealthy Nicholas Eich, 252 WelIsiC
Then, with a moan, the yours Tfcfc
swooned and slid to the floor is iB
w..v ui:cil icillllJg u Ku.wu:
etory of marital woe. Her colbiaaBTk
at the end of her tale, when
telling of alleged abuse by Ihi&BtT
dren of her spouse. Judge MadtiBj
dlately adjourned court foritkf
The unconscious woman ivasaiBp.
the Judge's chambers and ftVln'H
Tho courtship was short, fcaciKL
of wealth and promises, and thti
ening was sudden, accordic? uK'
Eich. She was conducting a tcp
house at 452 North avenue, DsB,
IS, 1301. when she ilrst met EAjJfr
said he proposed marriage IW!
day he saw her. He visited Rf'
times a day for two months, P
were married. ,m
Wedding day revealed to heriijjpi:
aged husband painted his cttRji
rosy tint of youth and dyed Vk
coal black, the fair plaintiff siii wat
"Marry me and I will give jca ll
home ln South Chicago," is titiB-'
lng promise she said he made.
tinued: "I am worth ?'5,0C- naBw
$10,000 more In a Judgment iiyomt
dren shall make you no trouMf,R
send them away. I want you foriB
' panlon to travel with." aBT
In spite of the wealth, MrA
she was Introduced to the -t.
all the work of the big ho":,
comfortable old husband, aiwK
dren. She declared the chlldjaB
disrespectful, plotting to ma!i'nHh
a misery. K. '
STRIKE BREAKERS -''Bl
Two Hundred in tfew YorkBtf'jjHg.
NEW YORK. Aug. 11 -JJifMk
strike breakers, destined orJ?l,
f of Schwarzschild & SuUbeME
attacked by a number of w 'E1
. and routed. Several ' ,.t
beaten and others thorough jHr
ened, Jumped Into East
which they were rescued wlt"Tf
Police reserves were sumraoa KNf.
arrests were made. to SKr"
As a result of atl?ml&uW,'rt
beef by non-union drivers, JrjK
ton, business agent of tJie" Rt
Stablemen's union, ortereu
blemen, cleaners and neip
Victory for Brl
LINCOLN. Neb.. "fAWfeBJ?
slon lasting all night. . the (toS.E
Populists of Nebraska, cow VpE?
Stato ticket here twko ' ixt
oftlccs gives the, PopJilst JKfc
Democrats three. A.oior. I- Ktfe.
Tho completion ""j. W&WZ:
great victory for ' w",!'i'V tt'JtJ-jJMfc
was opposed by Thomns .AiufiB T.
dldato for President, and M jj,
ber ot delegate to tnc r . MCt