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' Si Wednesday, Soptembor 14, 1904.
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I j For President:
. THEODORE ROOSEVELT.
:1 For Vice-President:
n CHARLES W. EAIRBANES.
,j Still, Is It worth while to elect Cut- j
' ll ler Just to sec what kind of a Governor
''fjj Smoot would make?
f To offset the Influence of the Powers
H campaign automobile, Howell might
',' use a balloon, being: used to campaign
j2 Committeeman Peery goes to New
York on a business trip, hoping to se-
! ' jf cure Democratic money for a number
' j! of good things here.
I; f It is evident that Brother Cutler is
, Si confident that nothing can defeat him,
ji! as ho is going among the people to
1 I' It must be remembered that Brother
( ,,, Cutler was not nominated by the Re
, jjj publican party, but by Reed Smoot, In
Ji convention assembled.
J Now that he is in the Congressional
J race, Judge Powers proposes to make
1 a great run, if. he can get a speedy au
.1 tomobile In which to make it.
j J Chairman Spry will probably vote
the Republican ticket this year, as It
' is not at all likely that he will be or-
',' tiered to vote the Democratic one.
; Mr. Moylc must see that no Gcntilo
,jj Republican would be doing him a favor
' 1 by voting for him, as the act would
ijjf cause to the Democracy a loss of two
I 1i Though the Utah Democratic cam-
jj palgn has not yet been opened, it is
( j, already certain that Judge Powers will
i be sent to "Washington Washington
I,! Brother Cutler is willing to promise
I ' that, if elected, he will give the people
,j a good business, administration, If he
' ' has to keep a full line of clothing in
jj the Governor's ofllce to do It.
1 ji Being interested In the manufacture
' of woolen goods. Mr. Cutler may think
I Jj that wool is too high, but he will not
I think of saying so during the next few
( 'A weeks to tho sheepmen.
i)1 It must be admitted, though, by
fj friend, and foe alike, that Apostle
j ( Smoot is gifted 'with wonderful vision,
v ' if he sees any fitness in Brother Cut-
ler for the Governorship.
f Gentile Republicans who are not go-
j Ing to vote for Cutler will please notify
, Chairman Spry, so that he may secure
I the full number of votes of Mormon
j. Democrats ho has been promised.
J j In claiming that Mormon Democrats
i t j must vote the Republican ticket this
j 'j time, Chairman Spry admits that he
ll and other so-called Mormon Republi-
j'j can might sometime have to vote a
I ': Democratic ticket.
Ij J The expected' wheat-bull operators'
. I cry of frost and ruin to tho wheat in
' i.J1 Canada's Northwest Territory has
I j come. It made the expected uproar In
j , jjj the wheat-pit, also, when it came. But
jj 1 the whole thing was so obviously a
' (, j put-up Job that It is" impossible that
i any one could be much fooled by the
i ' i I report and the uproar. It looks very
, il 'U much as If the tactics of the cotton
II ! speculators last year were to be re-
i ' 1 . peated this year on wheat. In which
X a case, it is a satisfaction to recall that
)ji the cotton ring "went bust."
H j1 j ' jj' The Indications are that the Japanese
,1 ( will force another great battlo at Tie
y 1 , jj. Pays, where the Russians appear to bo
f'Jjji massing their forces. It is a stronger
H' j,,, I defensive position than Kuropatkln had
Hi 1 j at Llao Yang, and the Japanese will
H: i , . if have a longer line of communication
Hj j ; ' f and supplies to depend upon and guard
than they had at the former battle. At
'h; Ji the same time, the Russians will be
1 Ji 'j' more depressed, and In greater fear of
, I I tne Invincible pluck, persistence and
I aklll of the Japanese than they were
j before, and the Japanese will have
greater numbers than ever, for they are
r being constantly and rapidly reinforced.
t . 1
The Russians are also being reinforced,
but It Is not likely that their losses can
be made good as rapidly as can the
Japanese losses', and1 then the morale
of a defeated army Is always- low; It
takes some time to recuperate, to
contxjlidatc, reorganize and work up the
stamina of the men to the point where
It was before the disaster. It Is prob
able that the Japanese will win even
a moro decided victory at Tie Pass than
they did at Llao Yang.
IT IS NOT THE SAME BRAND.
It has been argued in support of the
Smoot domination In Utah politics, that
'the like dominion is seen by party lead
ers in other States; the leaderships of
Senator Hanna in Ohio, Senator Quay
in Pennsylvania, and Senator Piatt in
New York, being cited as examples of
But right there la the exact reversal
of the Smoot dominance. The control
of tho Senators named wao notoriously
a personal control; it was not exercised
exclusively through political chan
nels; It did not claim any "thus
says the Lord" intimidation, nor appeal
to the religious fealty and pledge of
obedience to church superiors to wblp
the rank and file Into line.
It did not arrogate to Itself the claim
that as spokesmen of the Almighty those
leaders in Ohio, Pennsylvania, and New
York had the right to rule, to give out
to the people the word of God that they
were bound to obey, on peril of their
It did not rest upon a foundation of
Infallible priestly authority on the one
hand and Implicit obedience of the peo
ple on the other, with power to enforce
this obedience through so many ave
nues of disaster in case of refusal, that
there war absolutely no escape on the
part of those who were- chosen and
constrained to obey.
In the Slates named, the ones refusing
to support the leaders named were
merely subject to political penalties at
the most. They were not subject to
ruin In this world and damnation in the
next, besides laying themselves open to
the charge of apostacy and to a social
ostracism and business throttling that
not one In a thousand could bear up un
der. Here is the difference between the
methods of bosslsm; here Is where the
church boss is so much the more odious
than the mere political boss; here Is
where the dividing line comes broad
and deep, across which it Is impossible
for free patriotic Americans to follow
the apostolic power and dictation. Here.
In short, is the lino of demarkatlon be
tween eccleslastlclsm In politics nnd
politicians In politics. And on this line
we take our stand.
THE VICTORY IN MAINE.
The Republican victory in Maine on
Monday is wholly satisfactory. It
reaches the decisive plurality of thirty
thousand. That Is good enough, espe
cially in view of the fact that the Re
publicans leaders stated In advance that
a plurality of fifteen to twenty thousand
was all that they counted on. A figure
double their conservative estimate sure
ly marks nothing less than a memorable
and brilliant success.
The preliminary results In Maine at
the September elections In the last two
Presidential years have been phenomen
ally large for the Republicans. The
Maine men could not be got to take any
stock In Bryan or his theories. They op
posed him strongly, and many Demo
crats joined the Republicans in hitting
him with the stuffed club of their bal
lots. Thus, In 1896 the Republican plu
rality In Maine at the September elec
tion was 48,377; at the same election In
1000 their plurality was 34,003. But It
was confessed that at both of these elec
tions tho Democratic vote was largely
in evidence In support of the Republi
can ticket. .
Prior to the Presidential year of 1896,
the votes were more normal. In 1880,
the fuslonlsts carried the State by a
plurality of 1S9, giving the fusion candi
date for Governor 73,786 votes to 73,597
for the Republican candidate. In 1&8-1
the Republican plurality was 19,851, In
1888 It was 20,069, In 1892 "it was 12,531,
and a forerunner of the disastrous
triumph of Cleveland In the country at
Taking the seven State elections In
Maine In the last Presidential years
(counting the present year's plurality at
30,000), the average Republican plurality
has been 23,620. A plurality this year
so greatly in excess of expectation and,
of that average, when the anti-Bryan
landslide Is counted too, must be con
sidered decisive, not only in Maine it
Elf, but counting with It the great and
unexpected majority In Vermont, it
must bo conceded that the figures are
indicative of the staunch hold that the
Republican party has upon the hearts
of the people at large, and to foreshad
ow a sweeping triumph for President
Roosevelt on the eighth day of Novem
Another train robbery is reported in
the wild and woolly East. In tho old
and thickly settled State of Iowa,
where the telegraph Is everywhere and
railroads are the moBt prevalent and
prominent scenic atteractlon, a train on
a great railway system, Is held up and
robbed. It is not known whether milk
maids or corn-huskers did the Job, but
It was done, and another evidence of
the innate depravity of the stolid in
habitants of the effete East Is sup-piled.
It is strange that so much pother
should be made about the Russian
ship, Lna, which sought shelter in San
Francisco harbor. She needs much re
pairing, it seems, and It is impossible
for this to be done within the time
limit fixed by neutrality regulations.
She will therefore have to be disman
tled and hold till the closo of the war,
precisely as though she were in the
port of Shanghai, Klau Chau, or Sai
gon. There Is no room for controversy,
and little room for talk; the duty Is
plain, and our Government will per
form It without any demund or insist
ence from Japan.
TONIGHT'S PATRIOTIC RALLY.
Those here who oppose apostolic
domination in politics will havo their
first general rally tonight, at the Grand
The responses to tho movement which
thls.meotlng will represent have been
both enthusiastic and hearty, and the
numbers of them are surprisingly large,
considering all the circumstances.
The meeting is certain to bo large,
and earnest, and outspoken. It will
voice In no uncertain terms the protest
of Americans against the church rule
In political affairs, and the determina
tion of the patriotic people that this en
croachment upon American Ideals must
Women as well as men aro Invited to
attend this meeting, and to 3how their
condemnation of the repeated outrages
commltotd by the church upon the peo
ple of Utah In their political action.
The people were promised freedom,
they are entitled to freedom, and free
dom they must have.
Let this movement to ensure that re
sult be attended by all who arc genuine
supporters of American institutions.
The placo Is the Grand Theater, on
Second South, east of State: the hour
Is a quarter past eight o'clock.
THE STATE FRUIT EXHIBIT.
"We ore glad to note that the State
Board of Horticulture has collected for
public exhibition a fine display of Utah
fruit, showing what can be raised here,
and the perfection to which It develops.
But we do not see why It broke off the
connection the previous exhibit,
and took the display up to the Taber
The Real Estate Association, with
commendable public spirit, col
lected a preliminary exhibit,
and had it on view during
the passage westward of the great
crowds of Knights Templars. It was a
successful exhibit, too, and called forth
much admiration and praise from tho
Knights and those who were with them.
The Real Estate Association has rooms
in tho center of the business district,
where It would be most convenient for
all the public, home as well as tourist,
to see the State Board's exhibit.
It looks to us as though It would have
been better for the purpose of showing
the exhibit to the greatest number of
persons, and to those It should do the
most good to show It to, If the exhibit
had been placed In the rooms of the
Real Estate Association. And placing
it there would also have been a deserved
recognition of the enterprise of the
realty men in getting up the prelim
inary exhibit to help the State In tho
good graces of the Knights Templars
Possibly It is not yet too late to make
the change; If possible, It should be
made, for the real estate men are In
fact entitled to this much of recognition.
A HYPOCRITICAL COMPLAINT.
Russia is exceedingly fertile in im
agining things about China. Its latest
nightmare Is that China may step In
at the invitation of Japan and adminis
ter the civil affairs of Manchuria, in the
districts from which the Russians have
been driven. But even If this la so,
why should Russia object to It? Rus
sia herself pretended more than a year
ago that she would turn over the whole
of Manchuria to China, whose right of
governance there has never been given
up, nor in principle denied. But Rus
sia is afraid that this Chinese adminis
tration will help tho Japanese, and al
low their whole force to be utilized
against the Russians Instead of being
held to guard UneB of supplies.
Well, why not? That Is what Russia
compelled the Chinese to do for her,
and what she Is still compelling thein to
do In tho part of Manchuria yet held
by the Czar's forces. What Is the mat
ter with the Chinamen doing as much
for the Japanese as they do for the
Russians? Besides, the Russians from
the first have asserted and practiced a
right of use of Chinese ports that is ut
terly inconsistent with neutrality. Tho
powers would be silly to take any notice
of Russia's protest against the Imag
ined help the Chinese may give to
The fact Is, that China has no rights
is this war game that Russia respects;
and It comes with a poor grace for Rus
sian officials to make an outcry at this
late day about the part they Imagine
the Chinamen may play against them
in this war.
Can It be possible that In this year
of abundance the tithing In kind Is
running short? Ono might think so
from this editorial confession In last
night's church organ: "Human cuttle
fishes, like their brethren of the briny
deep, think they can hide themselves
In the contents of their own inksacks,
when hunger compels them to seek
something to prey upon." It 'is also
a curiosity In composition, as Indicat
ing a belief that there are the alleged
varlotles of "cuttlefishes," that both
are able to think, It's different with
the author of the quotation given,
and that both have "their own Ink
sacks." This "lnksack" must bo a val
uable curiosity; the discoverer of it
could no doubt make bettor wages by
traveling with and exhibiting It In
dime museums than he can In writing
Dr. Jorgo Munoz, the Minister from
Guatemala, brings news. "He denies
that fresh efforts are being made to
start a revolution In his country," a3
the dlsputch puts 1L The times when
there are no efforto to start a revolution
In Guatemala are so few that this an
nouncement of the Minister comes near
being unique. At any rn,te unless he is
mistaken In his Interview, or overzeal
ous for the government as established',
ho brings In this matter news that Is
noteworthy, and be should at once be
enrolled among the newspaper men'a
fraternity In Washington, as one of the
moot enterprising of the lot, and as hav
ing at least one "beat" to his credit.
RHYMES OF THE DAY.
" 'TIs merit tolls." The words are true,
But, though to think It's sin,
They also prove I'm suro they do
That Merit's feminine.
'Tla not that she's contrary.
But now she's rich, and sho
Who onco waa Ellen Mary
Now Is Elenoro Marie.
Ah, Cupid, Cupid, only seo
Tho Joko that you havo played on mol
I'm six feet thrco and I auoro
A great big man who's flvo feet four.
New Orleans Picayune-.
Tho college boy Is working now,
And making lots of monoy;
For lator on he'll havo a chanco
To sport a pair of baggy pants,
And other clothes as funny.
Boldly adventure! For tho fight Is won
By him who ventures all with daring
And his Is peace, at setting of the sun
Who In tho struggle plays a manly part.
Ernest Ncal Lyon In Everybody's Maga
zine. WHY DID HE BLUSH 7
I saw him push a baby-cart
Along tho path ono day.
Tho cart was empty; near at hand
Tho baby ran at play.
Quoth I, "'Good friend, 'twill son bo time
To put tho cart away."
I know not what It wna I said
That turned his faco so rosy red?
"Your llttlo girl who grows so fast
No longer needs to ride.
'Twill soon bo time," I said again,
"To put tho cart aside "
He tried to smile, ho looked away
His blushing faco to hide
I wonder what It was I said
That turned his cheeks ao rosy red?
f S. D. EYHNS,!
1 Undertaker & Embalmer. 1
1 Opon All Night. Tel. 364. 1
m 213 State St., Salt Lako City ffl
The small investor is esay
Mark for the wind and water peddler.
Those who work hard to earn, and deny
to save, think that because their money
comes slow, and hard, and In small sums
that they must got big Interest, so they
magnify the Interest rate, and minimize
tho risk and go In and lose. It Is easier
to peddlo wind and water than Insurance,
and It Is wind and water that Insuranco
hD3 to compete with. YOU save theimon
oy. therefore take your choice. 56th jear,
doing business In 3S States. National Llfo
Ins. Co. of Vt (Mutual ) Geo. D. Alder,
genoral manager, 2M-2G5 McCornlck block,
Salt Lake, Utah
WITH MATINEE SATURDAY.
HAMLIN & MITCHELL SUBMIT THE
A portentous musical extravaganza. No
stars. A proficient company. All artists.
8 6 -Mostly1 Girls3 8 6
Prices 51.50, 51.00, 75c, EOc, 2oc. Boxes,
$2. Matinee $1.00, 75c, 50c, 25c Sale be
1PI 1 CZ Nlght-25c. 50c, 75c.
THREE NIGHTS, BEGINNING
THURSDAY, SEPT. 15.
Matlneo Saturday at 2:15 P, M,
Elaborate Presentation of tho Pastoral
AN ORPHAN'S PRAYER.
NETTIE DE COURSEY
And an Ail-Star Supporting Company.
A Masslvo Faultless Production.
Scats on sale today
"YORK STATE FOLKS."
J OHN BUCKLE & SON,
235 SO. MAIN ST.
P. O. Box 682. Salt Irako City.
V I Increase of facilities and enlargement of ennin
y WV I enables the Millinery Section for the first time to
T yyK n fJV I popular priced hats in advance of the opening, it j8
IIlWK 1 out Piestion the greatest display of popular gradJf
A I v I city seen fashionable ready-to-wears and tai'loSr
LJvJI J) I fects. In past seasons there has been considemb I
1 naand and much disappointment because of one's ini
-(gP J ity to obtain something in keeping with the season's'
gsiBmEaMMBBB of fashion at a reasonably low price. ' r
The prices which are quoted below indicate that theroid exists no longer.
Al f mp !$y9 C3ftlMing h Mw fa. '.
School shoes for boys and school shoes for girls are drawing them to our store. j
Boys' and girls' school caps at little prices. y
Nw i?ftftk(S(&o SuBmmr !3&DmMo VdL h&cu mil
Just arrived, a full line of new black In order to make room for fall stock, rtHrn A
sateen petticoats single and double wo are selling all lawn klmoas In col- (slrillIfil IL(8) Ml"4
ruffles; circular flounce, accordlan ors and white at half prlcesi tuttijsl
pleated. Made in all styles. Prices : rr o n 0
ranging from- SjaBfflU
Vlfi (Ch Vt'l All infant bonnets in lawn or silk at
y z2 0:2 2y remarkable bargains less than cost
V really. Every one Is to be sld. nflft
A new lino of Sicilian cloth petti- rn tjt p r n '
s.UV.'Sri Nw Creft fer, a ten,
desirable garment, at A full now line especitjlly recom- ' ?
mended for durability. This1 corset we i
fm) P r present to the public as one 'that is ex- '
t. (( tra well made. Black, whltQ'and drab. f f ' t
op) Q) o J trLTes' For mis3C8 as wu as ma U 1 fk
LM Ms Dim tk Mmmmt
Carlsbad China, Austrian China, Japanese China, at prices lower than ever i
offered In this city. An avalanche sale will compel lovers of china to replenish. ' i
f5t Hi lit ESS : ::::::::: : :iS AppBap Ian;
ill si JS : : : : : : : : : : : :tlt . .. ' cmsm, wlft
60c and 65c values 50c .',.-' . P
75c and 85c values 65a ; 'V' - .' (SfGIPIuloooYMMK ft
SL00 and S1.25 values 85o ' . ' V5U WlUfll ttH fc.
Other values too numerous to mention, ; - - ft (g flg ffl j
Special values are also offered In our House Furnishing Department. jL
Extra Strong, well made Coal Hods 25c ilir ' W)
50c and 60c Imported Fancy Trays :...35c P
Two-piece Carving Sets !..!!.t!.".!..'!!4!!!35c M
Japanese Crumb and Brush Trays ; ..."l6c . y-. :l
Marlon Harlnnd Coffee Pots, 76c, $1.00 and " ' ' Vl25 L Mr
4000 Sheet (Rolls) Silk Tissue Paper T' 25c 111) JL"
Telescope Lunch Boxes, two sizes ......!!.!.!..!.!;. I0c J J J J wwk
26-inch Hand Saws, good quality '."..".'.'..'.'.'".".'.".'.'".."'."iiii'.SOc F
17-ounco Hammers :?.,. sr) f) 1
Shingling Hatchets "''.!..".'.!".'....'.'.'.'.".".'.".".".' '......... 20c ( ( jl?t
All our Fancy Waste Baskets 25 per cent discount. I
A WISE MAN.
"Good morning, sir," said a mtddlc-aged
gentleman, a few days ago, as he entered
Tho WcBtern Tailoring establishment
"Show me some of those 320 stilts that
you advcrtlao arc worth SS5.
"I saw your adv In one of our local pa
pers, and I want to give you a trial,"
"Yes, sir, that's what wo want. Ono
trial will convince you that wo can savo
you about what you have been paying
to other tailors."
"I paid JSO for this suit, and look at the
front of this coat. What Is the causo of
theso breaks on tho fore part? I only had
this suit pressed yesterday and It looks
almost as bad as It did before."
"Your tailor, sir. did not shrink tho
haircloth or canvas, nor did he stay tho
"And you say you will keep all gar
ments In repair freo of charge for ono
"All right; tnke my moasurc, and when
the suit Is finished send It to. Room ,
Our garments aro well stayed and
shaped. Wo sponge our haircloth and
canvas before cutting. You will never see
a break In any coat wo make.
THE WESTERN TAILORS,
159 So. Main St. Open until 0 p. m.
It's About Time
to Get Your Fall
We aro showing some mighty
swell shoes for men and wo
men, at popular prices S3.00,
S3.50, S4.00 and S5.00.
236 and 240 Main St- 'Phone 605
ft I We aro selling the repr n
I ByT people of Utah. Sea the &J iS'
5p'jpf of business and profess
JpJ jS I who havo Purchased fron t j:
qflpr fig) J methods please them-
A Ia i LUA they will please you.
IllM Come and See TJi.
g&JJ Jr I pianos Sold on Easy TerffiiP fe..,
r iy Vansanl & ChamW
I Pay a Little at 1
a Time. I
tho ?Jano whlI 'u pay- If
and know that even if you paid i
not get a bettor 1
PIANO 1250. I
$15 cash $3 per month. H
Carstcnsen & Anson Co.
Tmpl of Muilc. I
..74 MAIN STREET.. I
yNiu a.ssay orncE,
M. a HANAUER, Manacer.
Removed to UZ South W Tomnu
BAMPLES BY MAIL AND HXPRE3S
will recclvo prompt attoutlon "Anfivrw
work a -pcclalty. Bend fo" ''priest.7
GIVEN AWAT. j (4
We give one of the
gold fish away with pur Jfcj,
our store amounting toW
have the aquarium J& ,
moss for sale.
Tel. 652. Cor. 2nd So. l
WHEN IN LOGAN J5jl&
A first-class hoUl
travelers. One-half JMSji
Thatcher's BanK. . piti&Tt
MRS, WILCOX. f m