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page eigh THE SALT LAE3Z TEIBIJM5. thubsda mobbing, october"o0;19oJ i
H Burglaries of NighUy
Marauders Go Where They
Will and Take What
H $noak-T)n'ef Captured Yesterday by
H Deputy Sheriff Burbidg;o Profes-
H rional Crooks Recognized.
H Bait Lake la infested with an orgaulzed
H sang of crooks. Almost ovory night dur-
H ins tho past month an attempted
H burglary has been reported, besides sov-
H eral highway robberies, "Blrong-arm"
H ffrafts and bunko doprcdntioua. Night
Hj before last four different attempts were
H made to buririarlzo business houses In
HJ the western part of thu city, two of
H which wore successful. The postof.lcc
sub-station adjoining the store of J. IX.
M Preeco at 66 South West Temple ptreet
H was entered but nothing of vuluo taken.
Iu all of thu money was locked up In
the 3afe. Tho store was also ransacked,
1 but no valuables found. This burglary
was reported to the Federal authorities
and tho United States officers arc now
at work upon tho cusu.
Tea Store Robbed.
I One of the boldest burglaries that has
been committed In this city for some
time past was pulled off tho same night,
'I when the National Tea Importing com-"
; pany'n storo on Main und Third South
streets, near the center of tho business
( district, was entered and ubout worth
of goods curried away. A largo front
window was shattered and a number of
vases, Jardinieres, cut glass pieces and
some coffee wore taken from the uhuw
window. No clue to tho vefpetnUors has
yet been ound
Deputy Burbidge Got One.
In broad daylight yesterday afternoon
a man. who was later arrested bv Dep
uty Sheriff Joe Burbldge. entered the
I1 house of B. M. Tvlor. near First South
and First West streets, and was calmly
searching thu premises when discovered
t by Mrs. Tyler. Her screams I'rlghtoned
i, th Intruder away, but ho was arrested
n few minutes later by Deputy Sheriff
1 Burbldge who had been attracted to the
j-eont by the woman's cries. Some monoy
'i stolen from tin house wus found In the
I, man's possession, lie Is now at tho
M county jail and will be arraigned this
morning in police court on the charge of
' They Visited Morrison.
Burglars attempted to break into the
. store of .r. G. Morrison, 170 South First
West street, siinc time Tuesday night,
but were frightened nw'uy before galu
i lug entrance. Thu men pried open a win-
! dow in tl6 front of the store, but did
not escape with anything of value.
I j Directly across the street from Mor-
" rlson's stoif Is a similar establishment
conducted by "Mrs. Kendall. Burglars
; broke Into tho place and rolled a barrel
I ,! of pickles .against the front door, but
I n were frightened away before they had
I completed thair operations. Nothing of
value was missed from the place this
The samo night an attempt was made
to break Jnto tin? store of Mrs. A. But-
; 1 lerworth, as described In yesterday
, ' 'Tribune, but the burglars wore frightened
I uwpy by the plucky proprietor, who llred
two shots In the direction of the maru
, j Police Are Baffled,
i ' The police have thus fur been complete
j ly baftled by the work of tho burglars.
Although four detectives have been at
work for many days past In an effort to'
locate the crooks, the men are still ut
large and seemingly arc not In tho least
, 1 1 frightened,
i , Residents of Salt Lake, particularly
I ' .those who hnvc homes In the western
, li part of tho city whore burglaries have
1 ' occurred so frequently of late, are bc-
I , il coming much disturbed. There Is con-
: sidorable talk of hiring special night
; watchmen for the different rc-sldenco
!' blocks, but us yot this movement has
. taken no tangible form
, j' Seven Known. Crooks Here,
'i According to the statement of an cx-
i, policeman, '.hero arc at least seven no-
I, torlous crooks now epinrtered In this eltv
i;J To u Tribune representative that ind"l-
i! vldual yesterday named several men who
1. 1 arc known from coast to coast as hlgh-
; i waymcn. burglars, dips and purso-
snatchcrs. who aro at present plying
I ii "i'r gratt in tms city, until theso men
i ire placed behind the bars or run out of
town the depredations aro not likely to
j 1 cease.
I ! DIED AT FOOTBALL GAME.
,jj ' Father of Mrs. Oscar L. Cox Suddenly
' - Stricken at Berkeley, Cal.
"I Mr. and Mrs. Oscar L. Cox of this city
'ft Sunday for San Francisco, called
ij thcro by tho sudden death of Mrs. Cox'o
father, L. II. Buddemer of Portland, Or.
t No particulars came In the dispatch an
' nounclng Mr. Buddemer's death, but a
! San Francisco paper of Sunday contains
' ' the followlnc account:
, "Berkeley. Oct. IG.-Whlle sitting on
, J, the unfinished bleachers at tho football
I game this afternoon on California field
f L. H. Buddeman. whoso cards Indicate'
; . that ho was the Pacific doaat repre
sentative of tho Plumbers' Trade Jour
Ji nnl, with hcadtjuarters at Portland. Or
fell I? a faJntlntr fit, and when he was
" j picked up was found to be dead,
.j; "Tho aged gentleman arrived at tho
'A gam late, and on reaching the bleach
I'M t K-vo evidence of having hurried so
- fast that ho was out of breath. Ho had
Ijjj (p rest before climbing up on tho up
1 W C.ght. nml Hlu,n o tho extemporaneous
ijl bleachers. Before he had sat long on
I his seat he acted weak again, and was
i I ?,,?,.P0,,'id i0 BCt ofr th0 hloaohers.
While- dwending to the ground he
l seemed to loto his balanco and dropped
only a foot or two to tho earth. Those
! "c'.h. -u' i1.'10 fa" ra" that It was Impos
i j slblo for him to have come to any harm
from so slight a tumble. Tho autopsv
win have to decide the cause of death "''
' In addition to Mrs. Cox. tho widow arid
nnothcr daughter of Mr. Buddoman
havo made many friends during visits to
f- ,nlfl city, and tho sympathy of all will
go out to them In their loss.
; To Photographers and Xodakers.
1 I we carr- a full Hno of supplies. The
! , nly excltislve house here. Developing
I ( anil finishing. Third Sputh and .Main.
Salt Lake Photo Supply Co.
Public Ionrj-Distanco Telephones,
The lonE-expccted concert by Emma
Lucy Gates and the Salt Lake Symphony
orchestra, under tho dlroctlon of Arthur
Shepherd, will occur tonight at tho Salt
Lake Theatre. Tho opportunity of hear
ing Miss Gates, accompanied by forty in
struments, will be a rare one. and music
lovers who fall to attend will mlBB a great
treat. MJbs Gates will sing numbers from
"Lucia" and "Carmen" and a number of
lighter songs. Tho orchestra has prepared
a splendid programme and altogother the
event promises to bo one of the bent local
offering!? The Thcatro should be crowded
to tho limit.
"At the Sign of the Four." a Conan
Doyle detective play, will bo at the Grand
tonight and tomorrow night. A special
matinee will bo given tomorrow.
Jane Corcoran, supported by Andrew
Robson, will be at tho Salt Lke Thoatre
on Friday and Saturday in "Pretty
Peggy," which Is said to be a strong, pic
Expert piano tuner and repairer. P. O.
hox 905. 'Phone Corstensen &. Anson
DID LITTLE BOY LIE?.
Friend of Bement Pamily Says They
Have Been Misrepresented.
A. short time aero appeared the ac
count of a sniuQ boy at the police sta
tion, his crime being that of taking: a
wagon from In front of a store and at
tempting to dispose of the goodn. He
fell asleep ut the station beside a
little clog, which he had ulso acquired In
a questionable manner. Before doing
so, he made the assertion that ho wished
the authorities -would send him to
the reform school, as he was abused at
home. Now comes a friend of the family
who claliny that the boy lma a vivid
his tale of woe. The article In ques
tion appeared September -30, telling of
the arrest of Douglas Bement, aifd his
story of mistreatment.
"As a person lntimattly acquainted
with the facte In. the case," said the
friend of the family to which Master
Bement belongs, "I should llko to ay
a few wordy. The child told a pathetic
story of mistreatment, to which the po
lice and reporters 'gave- a sympathetic
ear. 1 should like to say that he never
really received a severe punishment In
his life, and the story of his being-horse-whipped
was an absolute falye
hood. "Since-he hay been, old enough to go
anywhere, he hits been a source of con
tinual annoyance and worry to the
family, who hardly ever knew his
w hereabouts from morning- until night.
He told at the station of his preferring
the reform school to returning home.
When he did reaeh home that night his
mind had undergone a very radlcul
"The family deserves some considera
tion In' another way The child is
no connection of theirs, and yeL they
have fed. clothed and cared for him for
almost nine years, with no help from
his relatives, although he lias a great
many In this town who are people of
wealth and influence. Tils father and
mother are alive, and yet the dlsgraco
of this aiTair falls upon this family who
have done their best to bring him up In
the wuy he should go."
WOOL GROWERS IN LUCK.
Wool Purchased on Sheep's 3ack at
an Advanced Prico.
Wool growers of L'tah and Idaho we
good tlmey ahead for next year. East
ern buyers being already 1n the Held
in great numbers contracting, for the
1905 clip at prices from 2 to 6. cents In
advance of the prices paid this year.
Offers of 5 cents a pound were mude
tight from tht start, and a few ranch
men have disposed of their next season's
wool crop at 18 cents. The ruling price
this year was from 12Vs to 13Vj cents.
It Is not apparent that anyone lu
gelling a corner on the market, for
all of the old-time firms and some new
ones have buyers In the Held. It Is evi
dent, however, that the 1903 wool crop
will be owned by the middlemen long
befqre it leaves the sheep's backs. The
buyers are preserving discreet silence
In regard to the cause of their
anxiety to lake chances on the future of
tho wool market, at advanced prices,
but it la only natural that the high price
of cotton should tend to increase the de
mand for wool, while the continued war
lu the far East is also doubtless having
some effect. Considering the fine con
dition In which Utah sheep will enter
the winter the coming year promises to
be prosperous, indeed, for the flock-owners.
CROSSED THE SANDS.
Fourteen Neophytes Became Nobles of
the Mystic Shrine.
Tho order of Nobles of tho Mystic
Shrine, which was established by tho son-in-law
Mohammed, Kallf-AJco, In 16S8,
held Its semi-annual meeting In the Ma
sonic hall last nicht. when fifteen new
members were Initiated into the secrets
of tho order.
An oasis In the desert of hot sands
wad reached at mid-day, that is to ,oy,
midnight, when tho weary travelers re
freshed tholr burning throaw with plenty
of good Mumm's Extra Prv und the cara
vnns which conveyed somo members to
their touts at dawn might have been mis
taken for the water wagon.
Thoso who last night crossed tho des
ert for the llrst tlmo were: Dr. A. B.
Molvln. veterinary surgeon at Fort
Douglas: Charles J. Hlgson. Edward
Roscnbaum. R. O. Conley, E. H. Rut
ledge, Henry N. Crowthers, M. N. Ham
ilton. Emll Lehman, J. G. Hodloy," J. P
Avery. Dr. AV. R. "Wherrltt of Heber,
X E. Orblsoii. Max Ottcnheimcr, Dr Wil
liam Vaugnn, surgeon in tho United
States army nt Fort Douglas.
Registration in, Boston.
BOSTON. Oct. 19. When the registra
tion of voters closed tonight the total
numbor of names on the list wa 114175
the largest number of -eglstercd voters
In tho hi-.tory of the city.
Bishop Baldwin Dead.
LONDON. Otu Oct. 19Rlght Hev. M.
C. Baldwin, bishop of Huron, died hero
tonight, aged fiS years.
Truly, a Politician.
.iVlin ?ydB0 Parker was nominated for
tho Presidency hlc wardrobo consisted of
about four suits of clotheB, mado by a
tal or In the nearby town of Kingston. As
well-dressed visitors began to pour In ho
noticed his comparative shabblness, so on
his first trip to New York he ordered half
a dozen suits from a, leader In sartorial
style. Not wishing, however, to offend his
country tailor, he commissioned him to
build the same number of suits, And now
when up-country ho wears the KlngBton
garments and when In the city sports tho
Pharmacy Visited by
When Requested to Do So,
He Restored Proprie
But He Took S35 for His Trouble
( He "Was Young- and
Attired In a neat business suit and
with nothing but a email while
handkerchief to conceal his features, a
"gentleman hold-up" walked Into the
Sherwood pharmacy on State street
early last evening, und with a gun com
pelled the proprietor to -"stand and de
liver." While searching his victim the
bandit conversed freely with him and
showed unusual pollteneso and gentle
ness for u member of his profession. At
nn tlin.. !(,! In, th.aotan nr. ..li,.,i
the object Of his attentions, and at Sher
wood' request returned a valuable gold
watch that he had appropriated. The
highwayman secured $35 from the vuuh
register and left without disturbing
anything elye lu the place.
Was Well Dressed-
Franklyn P. Sherwood, the proprietor,
was marking mie goods when the hold
up entered. "The follow was well
dressed," said Sherwood later, "and I
thought at first he was a customer. 1
started toward the front of the store to
wait upon him. -when he pulled a gun
and quietly told me to throw up my
handy. I promptly did so, after which
he marched me to the rear of the store
and requested me to turn my back while
he went through my pockets.
"lie secured my purse and Its con
tents and took my watch out of my vest
pocket. As he was unfastening the
chain I said, 'Oh, doh't take that.'
Beplnced tho Watch.
" 'All right, old man,' he replied good
naturedly, and replaced the time-piece
In my pooket "
Tlie highwayman then opened the
cash register and took what money
there was, amounting to about $35. Tie
then backed out of the store and dis
appeared south on State street.
The Sherwood pharmacy Is situated
at 502 State street, about four blocks
from police headquarters. The depart
ment wus Immediately notified of the
affair and Detectives Chase. Raleigh.
Shannon and Burt were sent down to
According to the proprietor's state
ment, the highwayman was a young
man, probably about 25 or 30 years of
age. He was well dressed and talked
like a man who had been well educated.
Via Oregon Short Line.
St Louis and return Ji2.G0
Chicago and return 47,50
Chicago and return via St. Louis.. 4750
6L Louis and return via Chicago.. 48.7G
Through Pullman sleepero via Union
Pacific and Waba9h lines.
Tickets on sale Tuesdays and Fridays
each week. See agents for particulars.
City Ticket Office 201 Main St.
Is Everybody's Old Friend.
A smooth, old grafter who watches the
columns for notices of the departure of
prominent citizens and thou works rel
atives or close friends of tho absent ones
on tho "old friend" racket, has been oper
ating quite successfully In the city for
some days past. The grafter, who goes
by the namo of Wallace, Is about GO
years old, a neat dresser and a very
plausible conversationalist. Ho Is said
to have establlsned old-timo associations
with not less than a dozen woll-known
Salt Lakers at an expense to them or
their friends of Jl and upwards per as
sociation. Boyhood tcims of Intimacy
with Judge Powers as described elo
quently by Mr "Wallace, quickly gained
a loan of J2 from Mr. Power's partner.
jn.iu, iu in.- iliiuim:ii upon ino
arrival of a delayed remittance, which
has not yet arrived. C. A. Walker hap
pened to return homo frnm a brief trip
out of the city just an the smooth old
gentleman was leaving the houso with
a .dollar In his pocket which ha-J been
cheerfully lent by Mrs Wallace to her
husband's old friend who had suddenly
found himself in stralghtaned circum
stances. Mr. Wallace caused him to glvo
tho money back and the old man was so
pollto about It that Wallace has ever
si nco felt that ho did an awfullv mean
thing. As a matter of fact, nearly all
of tho grafter's victims foci that it was
almost worth the prico to hear the in
genious story with which they wore re
galed, and In ccisequonco no one has
complained to the authorities.
Corner Third South and State,
The management of the Hotel Halle
announco the completion of New An
nex, which will allow the accommoda
tion of many more, guests. The hotel
has been renovated throughout. Rooms
tingle and en suite. American and Eu
ropean. Inquire for rates.
MRS. CAH00N AT REST,
Aged Woman Passed Away Yester
day at Home of Daughter.
Janet Carruth Young Cahoon died at
tho residence of her daughter, Mrs. II. T.
Spencer, at Rlter, Utah, at 9:20 a. m., Oc
Sho was born August 25, 1S20, at Berk
enhead, Ronfernshiro, Scotland and be
came a member of tho church of Jesus
Christ of Latter-day Saints February,
1844, and left Scotland February 12, "gs.
Sho arrived In Salt Lake City September
2t. IStS, was chosen president of tho Re
lief society of South Cottonwood ward
May 17. 1S6S. and held tho position for
seventeen years, when she went to llvo
with her daughter. Mrs. II. T. Spencer.
Sho was the mother of seven children,
three of whom survive her, Mrs. H T
Spencer, James W. Cahoon. Murrayj
Utah, and Mrs. Jano E. Haynos, Forest
Grove, Or.; thirty grandchildren and
forty-Blx great grandchildren.
Futwrai notice .will be given latw.
Killed a Big Bear
Bruin Was Peacefully Picking Ber
ries When John Bentrod
An fine a specimen of bear as has been
seen on the Salt Lake market in many
a day drew an admiring crowd late last
evening at the Success market on West
First South street. The bear had been
killed only a few hours earlier at Farm
ington by John Bentrod of this city,
and was still warm when Its big body
was suspended from some of the heavy
The presence of Mr. Bruin In the
neighborhood of Fnrmlngton has been
known to Mr. Bentrod for some time.
On a number of occasions during the
past, few years Mr. Bentrod has been
hunting fcr chickens in that vicinity,
and while he has several times seen
thlP or some other bear, has never been
prepared to take the chance of killing
him. Ytrterdny, however, Mr. Bentrod
started out with a 30-20 Winchester, and,
after a little walk, ran upon the bear
just nl the edge of the foothills, only
about three blocks from Fnrmlngton.
The big fellow was standing on his hind
legs, evidently picking yome berries
from the bushes which grow thickly
along the edge of the hills. At the first
opportune moment Mr. Bentrod blazed
away, the aim was true, the big bear
toppled over and died Immediately. He
made no struggle whatever, and wan
evidently entirely unconsciouu of the
approach of Mr. Bentrod.
From tip to tip the bear mensures
eight feet. He Is about five years old,
and the skin Is a fine one of a light
brown shade. The weight is nearly COO
pounds, and, as the bear is a fat one.
roafts and steaks will doubtless be very
Escaped Lunatic Who Terrorized Part
of Salt Lake Bun Down."
After evading the. officers for three
days and traveling many mlle3 through
the mountains on foot without anything
to eat, Thomas Murihle, the lunatic who
escaped Trom the asylum at Provo some
Weeks ago and who terrorized some of
tho residents of Salt I.ako last Sunday
night, was yesterday raptured In Hard
Scrabble canyon by Deputy Sheriff Sharp
and Guard Bonnette. The prisoner was
at once taken to Morgan, Utah, and will
bo brought to this city today.
Murciue was caught lu an old cabin
near a mining ilalin that he owned und
operated many years ago. When pur
sued by tho officers tho Insane man loft
Salt Lake und made his way over the
hills Into Hard Scrabble canyon to his
old haunts. lie had no food during the
Journey and was compelled to sleep out
of doors without any protection from the
The officers siwpeoled that Murchle
might return to his former haunts, so
Deputy Sheriff Sharp and Guard Bonnette
of the asylum rode over to the cabin In
Hard Scrabble nnd there located MurChlo
yesterday ufternoon. Tie was living with
a relative who operates some mining
claims In that district. The prisoner was
taken to Morgan last evening and will be
brought to this city today.
Christian Church Convention Adopts
Resolutions Regarding War.
ST. LOUIS, Mo.. Oct. la. In the
Christian church convention here today
the following resolution was unanimous
lu view of the awful struggle which has
been In progress during the sluing of this
congress between the Russians and the
Japanese, it Is the sense of this conven
tion that tho time has come when Chris
tians, at least, should speak on. the sub
ject of war with a loud olee. The carn
age of the recent battles hns been appall
ing, and this seems to be a propitious
time for this great convention to exert
Its influence agulnst the continuance of
this outrage upon the Christianity of
Christ; therefore, be it
Resolved, first. That we recommend to
our Government the great Importance of
taking such steps as will bring about
peaceful arbitration by which all na
tional differences may be settled without
tho resort to arms.
Second. That this resolution be forward
ed to the President of the United States
and signed by the president and secretary
of this convention
BATTLE ON PLAINS.
Only Defenses Were the Infantry
Trenches Hastily Built,
WITH GEN. OKU'S LEFT ARMY
AT THE FRONT. Oct. 17, 3 p. m., via
Fusnn, Oct. 19. The Japanese advance
Is ten miles south of Mukden. The
Russians hwc built heavy defenses
two miles south of tho Hun river, where
tney are expected to make a stand.
There are no natural defenses at that
The Japanese report that the battlo
has been the most severe yet fought on
the plains, where the Russian forces
consisted of the First army corps and
the Fifth and Sixth Siberian corps. The
only defenses were Infantry trenches,
which were hastily made.
RUSSIANS FALL BACK.
Beaten at Bensihu, They Are Retreat
LONDON, OcL- 10. A dispatch to
the Japanese legation from Toklo today
"Field Marshal Oyama reports that on
Tuesday the enemy seemed gradually
decreasing his force In the direction of
the Right army, only small detachments
continuing activity. The enemy beaten
at Bensihu is retreating northeast wards.
"In the direction of the Central army
the enemy last night made assaults, but
they were repulsed and today there havo
been only occasional exchanges' of can
nonades, "In front of tho Left army the enemy
Is occasionally firing."
Gorman Red-Cross Hospitals.
BERLIN, Oct 19-As a result of tho
visit here of a dclocato of tho Russian
Red Crops central committee tho German
Red Cross society has decided to sond
further asslstanco to tho scat of war and
will erect a German hospital at Irkutsk
Siberia, and provide It with another mil
itary ambulance train. Negotiations aro
In progress regarding a similar offer to
LOW RATES EAST.
Via Denver & Rio Grande.
St. Louis and return $42,50
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Chicago and return via St. X.oula..$47ico
St. Louis and return via Chicago. .543 75
Tickets on sale every Tuesday and
Friday. Final limit sixty days. Transit
limit ten daya In each direction. Stop
overs allowed. Through sleepers to St
Loula without change. Choice ot routes.
TALK ON SEWERS
Meeting of tbe Council
East Side Residents Think
They Cannot Afford to
Pay for Sewer.
Fight on Chief of Police Is Gaining
Momentum, Among. Republi
Settlement of the asRhalt proposition,
which has been troubling the City Coun
cil, seems to be as far away as ever,
nnd the question ' bids fair to out
rival the Brlgham ytreet bugbear In
tenacity and long life. Only three mem
bers of the special committee which
has been selected to consider the propo
sition were present last night, and after
a lot of talk and much explanation from
V. G. Nebeker of the Thistle claims, it
was decided to have the matter come up
before a committee of the whole next
John Beck way in attendance lust
night, and a representative of S. J.
Jones, who has offered to sell tbe Coun
cil 1C0 acres of asphalt claims some
thirty-five miles beyond the narrow
gauge rullroad In Uintah county.
"Agin" the Sewers.
The Commltte on Sewers met to con
sider the protests against sewer exten
sion No. 132 In dlslrift No. 1. The op
position failed to show up in suulll
cient strength, so the report was turned
buck to the Council for action.
Councilman Barnes represented the
protesting parties. He claimed that be
tween Seventh and Tenth East streets,
the proposed extension going out that
far, there are a number of poor people
who have objected to the extension on
the ground that they could not afford
the extension. He said that the sewers
would tost them "o much that some of
them were In danger of losing their
homes, as they had been Informed that
they would be txild out to pay for the
cost of making the extension.
Councilman Black expressed himself
strongly on the subject of people who
preferred to go on In the old unhealthy
way rather than pay for the cost of a
sewer, which Is an absolute- necessity In
"We ought to have an ordinance," he
said, preventing any new houses being
built unless they are connected with the
sewer Every hotiye ought to have a
The Fight on Lynch.
Rumors of the coming tight that Is to
be made on Chief of Police Lynch Avere
going aboul the Council chamber last
night. The opposition to the Chief Is
gaining ground, and It is evident that a
determined effort will be made to oust
him. The three Republican Council
men who are heading the fight have
offered to sacrifice one or two other ap
pointments In order to gain their point.
WE NEVER MISSTATE
FACTS OR MISREPRESENT
By Arriving at St. Louis in the Morn
ing You Gain One Full Day at the
Loave Salt Lake at 7 a. m. via the O.
S. L., U. P. and Wabash and arrive at
St. Louis 7:15 a. m. the second morn
ing, 47 hours and 15 minutes actual run
Our competitors, leaving here the
same morning, arrive at St. Louis In
the evening. 10 hours and -dS minutes
longer on the road.
Returning, the Wabash leaves
Louis 7:30 p. m. (permitting all dav at
the Fair), reaches Omaha the next
morning, connecting with tho Union
Pacific "Overland Limited." arriving at
Salt Lake next afternoon at 4:20 p m
45 hours and 50 minutes actual runnJnt:
time, with a through sleeper in both
directions, without change, between
Salt Lake and the World's Fair
Grounds or Union Depot, Si. Louis
Our competitors, leaving St. Louis
same evening, arrive here in the morn
Ing, 15 hours and 10 minutes longer on
Examine the official Guide and verify
For rates and sleeping car reserva
tions call at 201 Main street. Salt Lake
At a mooting of tho board of dlrootors
?uf.thc,rJ.S powers Mining company, hold
this lfith day of Octobor, 18M the
above date of ealo of delinquent " stock
is hereby postponed until Tuesday thn
1st day of November. 1HM. at the samo
hour and plac.
A. J. GUNNELL, Secrotary.
ATTIAS EVADING ARREST,
Is Too Busy to Answer Charge of
Practicing Medicine Illegally.
Tho warrant Issued for the arrest of
Dr. P. G. P. Attlns for practicing medl
, clno without a llconso has not yet been
served. The officers do not know where
Dr. Attlas Is. The mystery might bo
solved by the members of the liners'
union, who have been associated with
him in organl7ing tho Greek laborers, a
union man wild yesterday:
"Dr. Attlas has not skipped out ho
caueo of this chareo. In a fow davs he
will be ready to appear In court and an
swer all tho allegations and Insinua
tions made acamst him. But at present
ho Is too busy helping us to spend his
time In dofcndlng this trumped up
charge. Tho bad faith of the complaint
I evident to any fair-minded man. It
was Issued at tho Instigation of the la
bor agent, Skllrls, simply becauso Skllrls
wanbi to hamper any movement which
will mnko the Greeks Independent and
self-respecting worklngmon and citizens.
Don't worry about Dr. Attlas."
TUB railway department of tho Utah
Light and Railway company Is looking ror
a great rush for tho automoblln races aim
day and owing to tho fact that all the
closed cars aro In service or In tho hops
for an overhauling, the via,,!,.gc"UM.,LL
worried over tho continued cold weather,
as open cars will havo to bo used.
THERE will b a meeting of tho com
missioners for tho Lewis and Clark ex
position In the Governor's offlco this
SMILING skies and oven balmier weath
er than has prevailed for tho past two
days Is promised again today. Utah peo
ple aro blessed. Indeed, so far aa weather
Is concerned, as several sections of the
countrv were yesterday experiencing se
vere rainstorms and cold, disagreeable
weather. At North Platte, Neb.. 1.14
Inches of rain f,ell and 2.&i inches at Jack
CARRIERS in tho local postofflco aro
Just now experiencing considerable diffi
culty In tho delivery of mails. Every day
the malls both cast and west aro delayed,
sometimes several hours. Ofter carriers
leave the postoftlce with so small a burden
of mall that It Is delivered In much less
than tho allotted time, whllo again they
can scarcely walk with tho loads for their
districts. In tho latter case, of course, a
largo portion of the mail Is returned to tho
offlco and has to be stamped "Insufficient
tlmo for delivery." The carriers aro pro
hibited by law from working over Hght
hours a uay and the solution of the prob
lem. It Is said, rests with the railway com
WILLIAM IGLEHEART has been ap
pointed a member of tho board of directors
of tho Fren Public Library of Salt Lake
by the Mayor, In place of Alfales Voting,
the ex-prcsldent of the board, who has re
signed. THE MAYOR has appointed D"r. S. C.
Baldwin a member of tho Board of Health,
to succeed Frederick G. Lyon, who retired
somo time ago.
THERE were three cases of typhoid
fever reported to the Board of Health yes
terday: Mrs. Elizabeth Helllston, A West
Second North; Jim Sadler, aged 20, l'.Mu
South Kloventh East: J. Rull. aged 12. at
244 South Ninth Eust.
A MEETING of the public school teach
ers of Salt Lake county will bo held on
Saturday morning at II o'clock in the Me
morial building of the L. D. S. university.
jn outline of the drawing course for the
coming year will be submitted and N. T.
Porter will deliver an address on "So
ciology." SECRETARY OF STATE HAMMOND
sent out the certificates of nominations
for tho coming elections to the various
County Clerks all over the Stale vester
day. ,n,'Nfn1SS,1FUGENL: BARTON of-402 North
1 Ulrd est street underwent an opera
tion at Holy Cross hospital vesterdav
morning. Her condition Is regarded by
attending physicians ati satisfactory. Mrs.
Burton has had six other operations per
formed in the last few years, recover
ing from one disease onlv to fall victim
LIICCT.-GEN. ADNA R. CHAFFEE,
chief of atarf, has issued a circular from
his ofilco In the War department calling
tho attention of oftlcers and enlisted men
. . . arm' 10 section 1731 of the Re
vised Statutes which cxpresdly forbids
the giving of "presents" to superior offi
cers or tho solicitation of subscriptions
ror the purchase of any uch presents.
I he law forbids officers from receiving
presents from any Junior officer or from
civilian employees" or other. It is
further stated that tho order will here
after be strictly observed, and It Is
thought that certain abuses In the Phll
pplnes. facts of which have come to
light through the testimony at cotirt
manlals, Is the cause of the order belntr
referred to at this time.
..n0I1 iARS.0'- familiarly known as
the Baldfaced Swede." was arrested at
Blngliiun Junction last night by Deputv
Shiir -Iff Forbes on the charge of horse
stealing. Larson Is said to have stolon
a par of horses from a farmer living
several miles lu the country und to have
disposed of one of the animals on tho
thL V'."- Ue WKS, catnrvd with tho
pthor in his possession. He will bb
brought to the county Jail to await a
AN INSPECTION was made of the
pumps Tuesday at Utah lake bv Presi
dents Cannon. Fitzgerald Larson and
Mackey. an opportunity being afforded,
now that the Irrigation season Is ended!
ino pumps this season gave 400 cubic
feet per second, but It Is thought that
next year a new pump will be added,
this, with a deepening of tho channel
coding to tho pump-house, will give all
the water that will be needed.
mTm? SEVENTIETH anniversary of her
birthday wus celebrated by Mrs Marv
Ann Walsh lan Friday at the home of
her daughter, Mrs. Frod Webb, whero tho
fCStfnVCr ,;eL'e,v, by another daugh
ter. Miss Ilelona Walsh. Mrs. Walsh
comes from Drayton House, Wolverhamp
ton. England, and many of the guests
present were former residents of Birming
ham und Wolverhampton. Mrs. Walsh
was also surrounded by her family of
two married sons with their wives, and
THE FUNERAL services over the re
mains of R w. McAllister will bo held
wUlr ?1nUl mward meeting-house Fri
day. October 21. and not Thursday as
was stated in yesterday morning's paper
The one place for comfort and ele
gance. Fireproof; telephones in every
room; modern In every way.
thco wihST0 a,,d w,f0 C B,,tt
inMJ? Trcloar. for many years a super
ni Rf.T,t ?f AuPU9t" Hclnze's properties
at Butte, is a guest at tho Wilson.
vtfj' ,Rrd f Mrf F, WUton ot London.
ShS"-aro ,tour,1?t3 rom tho World's fair
KnutSford. P a fW days aL th
Thomas Riley, racmbor of a well-known
Jobbing firm of Omaha, Is in tho cU?
looking after property intorcsts. Ho Is a.
guest of tho Wilson.
Marcus Harris, a well-known wool buy
er of St. Louis, is at the Knutsford.
Mr. and Mrs. Robert C. Butzow of Chl-
SflPf,.reath0 Fnut3frd. Having stopped
off for a few days on the way to Cali
fornia. Mr. Butzow is a prominent bus -ness
man of Chicago. , ousl
C. Loomis Allen and P. E. Payne cani
tallsts of Utlca. N, Y arc In tho ty
on a business mission. y
Senator Willis Johnson of Piute countv
is nt the White House. count
P. M. Maughan, a prominent Wollsvlllo
ranchman. Is In tho city on business.
Don Magulro Is In tho city from Ogd'cn
Dr J. E Thorn, who has been visiting
tho exposition at St. Louis for some time
will return home today. ie'
J. L Drlscoll, United States Postofflce
Inspector passed through Salt Lako vos
tcrday afternoon on his- wav to tha
southern part of tho State.
There are perhaps no two
more important words be
tween you and your grocer
than Schilling's Best.
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Typical Tngcfy J
Arizona Prospector $J
Friends of the Dead;
Errand of Mercy Brings rj
Keysor to Salt Lake City V
On an errand of mercy, w
JCeyoor, an Arizona prosper f J
500 miles over the desert and
Salt Lake last week for the
locating the relatives ot
Lewellyn. who perished from lW
the burning sands of the Tuiu
last June. Guided by the r!5
ulterances of the dying man, Kii3
hiy claims near Congrev j...
and Journeyed to this cliv i ih
conveying some Information to ivTJfi
Uvea or friends of the unfei
man. Yesterday he called jt"a
headquarters and enlisted the tfe-Ir
the oftlcery In his search He gl
main here for scleral daya and f4.ii'
to locate one J. Cronin. who bbi'
to be a close friend of the deceRii
Found on the Desert "'
Lewellyn was discovered byXW
the middle of the vast Tuma
day In June, almost dead froa's
and exposure The man wa? ti&i
mented. and had torn most ot tlltfe
from his body during the frcyrs
duced by the wore hlng heat wavtjS
roll over the yellow sands of tit
zona plains "When found by Yj
Lewellyn-was walking In a clrc!"a
was violently Insane Ills tosrJn
badly swollen and discolored til p
truded from his mouth, prevents
from speaking at all. " ,
Keysor attempted to give tbtrj
a drink from lily canteen, hstcT
count of the parched and svefea
dltipn of his tongue Lewellyn asiis
swallow. His predicament
pitiful, and- he chewed the tin kJ
piece of the canteen In his efforubji
a taste of the precious lluid, bit r
It Was Too Late,
Realizing that the man v.ouHra
die unless cared for hi a ffcen fa
Keysor. who la hlnuvlf an oHa
picked the stricken wayfarer t) e
carried him across the hot sjsdjut
camp, some iwo miles distatt. &
everything within the limited rtsc:
of the desert prospectors van bri
bring the man baik to life, butlinh
He lingered for Federal hoon
finally passed da without IuEj's
It was learned that the rain's ra
was Charles Lewellyn It vu it
learned that he was acqualntel t3!
Cronin, who at one time residues
city. It way for the purpose ot)ta
Cronin that Keysor made the k:f r
to Salt Lake. J
Buried In the Sand. 1
Lewellyn's body now rests beKUli
sand? of the desert on whki i
perished. In a rudely fashfosriS
lined with a blanket, the remalutif
prospector were laid at rest, ar.dij
wooden slab placed to mark tit?
Keysor is stopping at the rleraliiis
and Information concerning Lts!p
Identity will be gladly received,
ROCK SPRINGS "PEACOCS"C0
Hot Stuff. Try It ft
Central Coal & Coke Co.. U2aJu
Both 'phones, 2C00. 66 W 2ndSou5b!
'phones, P0S. IS
Mule ml Goat
Battle Royal Which Ended 1st3
Death of the Larger '
BLOOMIKGTOX, Ind., Oct .
Thcee fierce war cries, soundlss,
tho throats of a mule and a bUU
presaged a battlo royal, which c
the doath of the former L
The bout was pulled of? In JM
lot -of Stephen Bartlett who o"M
large farm near Hnrrodsburffo iCJM
Ucs displayed it laid over jZM
shown by either Kuropatkln or VJM
at Llao Yang, and had the rlng SJJ
eshlp of those two gentlemen 01
Jeffries and Munroc, beaten dom".m
I whisper. :ll
The trouble began In this wl MM
"Her Name Was Not Mailt
peacefully grazing In tho comer1 .
lot assigned to her by her
Mr. William Goat, having catc
portion of the lot until It was a MM
as a billiard bnll. sought new 'ML
munch. . . i.hB
In seeking it William pro,1?
mule's reservation The amia' j
rear-end propulsion proclivities iHt
tulated with him of the b'lttln uM,
It. Thereupon came a tight, so )mMJ
to the point. -mrf'HF
The mule undertook a rear &?gMM
tlon, but the goat, after a nulc ;."iJ.
march, made a desperate frontai ,tr
put the alow-moving flu,e. ,indt!
business with a well-directed PJbJ
low. the belt and went on nll 'JMi
lng of the grass he had won by MM
When Mr. Bartlett rr'vedpj wJH
scene some hours later he foU,r' .4Bll
mule dead and was at a loss to Mmz
for the gaping wound in her 7yiBI.
til the 55 goat, shaking his W
aloft, strode forward, surveys ifMMM
en adversary and walked sc"-
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