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-4 THE SALT LAKE TRIBUNE, FRIDAY MORNING, JANUARY 3, 1913.
I FIDS OPPOSITION
I IN SENATE STRONG
H President Abandons Plan to
H Name. Colonel Goethals as
H Governor of Canal Zone.
I DEMOCRATS AGAINST IT
H Employees on the Isthmus,
H However, Will Be Pro-
H , tected by Civil Service.
WASHINGTON, Jan. 2. Opposition
of Democratic senators to Prcsidont
Tzt'a plan of patting Col. Gcorpo W.
Goethals, builder of the Panama canal,
at tie head of tbo civil government of
tho zone, took such proportions today
thai omo of Mr. Tafl's advisers urged
him jq forego tho plan and leave tbo
creation, of the new zono government
to his successor, President-elect WiUon.
' Some who talked with tho president
early ia tho day were convinced that
lo would canvass the situation further
'before abandoning his plan. Others in
close touch with the president were
poeltivo that, out of consideration for
Colonel Goethals, whom ho dood not
wish to involvo in a political dispute,
io would give up tho. idea, and that
Colonel Goethals immediately after ap
poaring before tho congressional com
mittco formulating appropriations for
fortifications of the canal, would return
to his work.
H Civil Service Order.
Ono feature of tho plan, however, if
Colonel Goothnls is not put at tho head
of the zone government, is to place all
employees on tho canu work under civil
service by the president's executive or
dor. A few omployocs on tho isthmus
already are in tho civil service, but tho
creat 'number of canal workers havo
Wen appointed by tho isthmian canal
fl The attitude of the Democratic sena-
tors h that the present canul commis
si non should not bo displaced and disor
gauized until tbo canal is completed.
"Tbo bill authorizing tho president
to orjjanizo a civil government for the
Hj canal zono could never have become a
H law but for tbo assuranco that thcro
would bo no premature action," said
Senator Ifoko Smith of Georgia. "We
accepted this assuranco as meaning
H that the commission be allowed to con-
tinuo its labor until construction should
lie finished and tho water running."
H Would Honor Goethals.
H The Democrats further lake tho posi-
Hon that tho services of nil tho mom
hrrs nf tho commission still aro needed
and they contend that to provide for
nloncl Goethals and summarily dis
znhi all other commissioners would be
an unfair discrimination. Generally
H thoy express admiration for Colonel
Goothnlfl, and Senator Smith wcut so far
to say tliat ho would favor confer
1 Ting all"posr.iblo military honors upou
1 "But to lift him alono out of the
i-omnii&sion for any purposo and leave
H) t ho other commissioners out of cousid-
oration, and especially to deprive the
HI country of the trervicot of the commis-
Hj fiou at what may still be a critical
Hi time, wo believe to bo neither wise nor
H tair," Mr. Sfmith continued. IIo fur
HI ther said that many Republican ccna-
HI tors express this sentiment, and he
HJ added his conviction that if Colonel
Hj Goethals's nomination should ho sent
H it could not be confirmed at this time.
I SALT LAKE AERIE
OF EAGLES GROWING
Seveniv-throo members were added
-at night to the roll of Salt Lake aerie,
Fraternal Order of F-iglos. A special sos
. on waa held for tho purpose of receiv
ing these novitiates, and the active mem
bership of the aerie la now beyond tho
100 mark. Tonight will be held the
ceremonies for tho installation of the
Ticwly elected officers.
I Robbery Is Charged.
G Saundo, a Mexican, who was locked
n the city Jul! yesterday afternoon on
.1 harge of robbery. Is said to have con
tracted for more trouble than he could
?ako care of by attempting to eteal the
purFc of John Burns, a Scotchman, about
. years of age. while the two were
standing In the Continental saloon.
"Bums Immediately gave chase and catch
ing Saundo on the street held him pris
oner and turned him over to Sergeant
I The Solid
Hj In a morning dish o
puts one in &ne fettle for
the day's work'.
H AVrong food ujw-.ally the
main cause of various aches
and ills (always handicaps)
and propor food is needed
1 to correct thorn.
For building Braiu and
Brawn no other pod equals
H "There's a Reason"
Pot turn Cereal i n.. Lt 3
Battle Creek, Mih.
BAILEY SINGS SW
SONG IN THE SENATE
.(Continued from Page One.)
tented the thirty-two questions submitted
to the direct vote of the people of Ore
gon In one year, ......
"Now. honor bright, ' ho said, "how
many cltlrens do you suppose thoro arc
who studied thoso questions? How many
Undrntood them when they did study
them? I do not mean to reflect on the.
Intelligence of the people when I nay
they could not understand them with the I
opportunity they were given to study i
them. I could not do It myself.
He raid that In Switzerland tho p'op'c 1
had become tlisRusted with th constant i
necessity on voting on questions of gov- j
sn:ment and haa gradually refused to jco
to the polls. A compuleory votlner law,
he eald. had not succeeded and they had
Anally determined- to pay voton?.
"Mafce 'em vote and if they won t. pay
em to vote. Ie the principle suggested,
said Senator Bailey.
Senator Sail said that In sUteo
where constitutional amendments bad
been submitted to the people, but a smali
proportion of the citlzen6 voted upon
thorn. In Wisconsin, he tald, U ran as
low as from 21 to 56 per cent. Oregon,
ho declared, on a question Involvinp, the
future of the state's university In wnlch
the public had become keenly interested,
but 0 per cent had voted upon the ques
tion. Senator A6hur?t, Rnswerinc Senator
Bailey, paid that the percentage that
voted on public questions In the states
where direct legislation was attempted
was fully as great as the percentage pf
United States senator!, "nworn and paid
to vote on legislation," who voted on the
majority of tho subjects before the sen
ate. Senator Ajthurst. In hit! defensn of Mr.
Hearst, said that his name was associat
ed with the success of many projects to
promote the happiness of the people and
tho perpetuity of American lnstltt ons:
and declared that he was a "firm friend,
a loving husband and a faithful father
"More than that. I need not say; less
than that 3 could not say," he added.
Bailey Quotes Hamilton.
The first portion of Senator Bailey's
address Included long extracts from the
writings of Alexander Hamilton, princi
pally publications in the federalist
through which Hamilton. Just after the
formation of the government, carried op
his discussion of the principles upon
which he conceived it to havo been
"The wise und patriotic statesmen wh
dedicated this republic to liberty and In
dependence," declared Senator Bailey
"rejected a direct democracy in which
tho people would rule without the Inter
vention of representatives, and adopted
a representative democracy in which the
people should rule through their duly
The senator quoted from statesmen
who participated in tho formation of the
constitution and the organization of the
government to show that they had nevr
intended that the republican form or gov
ornment should give way to direct legis
lation by the people, Mich as tho initia
tive, and referendum would provide.
"This is a republic democracy." he said,
and cited again opinions of men ldeiullicd
with history to prove that a "represen
tative democracy" was bettor than a truo
democracy. Senator Bailey said he
would not quote from lawyers because
thev do not "socm to he in high fuvor
now with those who wish to work tills
change In the government."
"I never had a client who was my
master In any manner," ho declared at
Wilson's Words Citecl.
Mr. Bailey quoted from tho works of
President-elect Wllsdri. '
"I am a Democrat." paid Senator
Bailey, "and though I did -not favor his
selection, no man living hopes moro for
tho success of his administration than
He quoted from Governor Wilson's
worlcs to the effect that tho views men
express on the stump wero often tem
pered by tho "common counsel" thoy
enjoy when thoy finally como into con
trol of tho government.
"How often havo wo seen men roar
mlshtily when they are seeking election
to coo gently when they havo attained
It," added Senator Bailey.
Senator Bailey declared that no more
thorough presentation of tho character
of representative government had ever
been mnde than in Professor Wilson's
"The wondor to me," he said, "is how
any man could havo understood the
necessity and the controlling force of
council and discussion, without having
actually been a part of a great delibera
Mr. Bailey said tho advocates of the
direct form of qo-ornment declared they
were not working for the overthrow of
"They are mistaken," he said, "In tho
belief that they can establish a direct
form of government without overhtrow
ing the whole atructuro of rcpresenta.
Believes With the Dead.
"It has come to a choice between the
side led by tho mighty spirits of another
day and the side led by the noisy dem
onstrators of today. For my part, I am
roady to enlist under tho banner of tho
mighty dead of Washington and Jef
forson and Madison.
"They say that representative govern
ment has broken down In our govern
ment," said Senator Bailey. "If It were
true. It would almost Justify a. revision.
But I maintain It is not true. I main
tain that the government is more rep
resentative of the pcoplo today than ever
before in the history of the republic.
"There is a criticism, but it la of quite
a different character. Tho real crit
icism today Is that the representatives
of the people arc too quick to represent
the views of the people, as they arc
has-tlly expressed, before, time has been
given for mature consideration."
Senator Bailey charged the newspapers
were largely responsible for the "un
rest." "I hav become convinced." ho said,
"that the present great popular unreal
had Ub boglnnlng In what was Intended
ac mere Idlo gossip."
XewspaperF. ho hald, began publishing
lists of "millionaire senator!?, ' appar
ently only because they wanted "some
thing to write," and the demand for
such matter became Instant.
Senator Bailey said If anyone "wanted
to organize u syndicate to buy him out."
he would be very glad to havo them of
fer less than half a million.
"And after the papers had gotten used
to calling the nate a millionaires club "
he nld, "thoy began attacking individ
ual senators, demanding to know where
they got tho millions which they did not
Senator Bailey said. he. ovr.rfcoo.rd n
Washington man Dolnttng to the senate
office butldlnr and say:
TiHt' whoro those old fellowa flx
up their Jobs, drink thetr champecnu and
get drunk aa lonlt.' "
"That's the kind of reputation tho rep
resentatives of the Amerlcun people are
given and usually with no bettor foun
dation." said Sonator Bailey. ,
Opinion on Hearst.
Contmuing his attack on journals and
. papers. Mr. Bailey picked ud si mnsazlne
pubMincd by William R- Hearst. ,
"A moral porvcrt. a political degener
ate, a physical coward, ehouted Senator
Bailer, referring to Mr. Hearst. !
Senator Ashurst. of Arizona, Jumped
to 1.1 fert.
"Mr. rresldent; I would be false to
frleiKl?hfp " he began.
"It you want to reply to that you am
do so outside." Interrupted Mr. Bailey
"Very well. I'll do so." retorted Mr.
AfHurat. sitting down.
Mr. BaJlev quoted one of the letters
published by Mr. Hearst, purporting to
have ben written bv Mr. Bailey from
the jenatr February 15. 130.
"I did not vtn become a member of
tV trr.att- uatll Marc:. 4. iyi." aid Mr.
J H- tfr-Jire-J M- HcaT" hau used
I LOWEST I
I i PRICES ..It
I BIGGEST A f GREATESW
I ASSORTMENTS J REDUCTIONS!
"stolen letters ' In an attempt to create
the impression that the Standard OH
compajiy controlled legislation, while
many of the letters used, he said, were
in fact unrelated to any matters of legis
lation. "The proposal to change the form of
government," said Senator Bailey, "was
based on the principle that the Senators
and representatives of the government
were dishonest and could not be trusted.
"The curse of the time is we aro ap
pealing to ignorance and prejudice," he
said. "We arc teaching the rich that
the poor aro their natural enemy and
teaching the poor that the rich aro their
He added he did not believe Vail the
rich were rascals nor that all the poor
were patriota," but contended that the
percentage "rah about the same in both
"Let us have an end of thla class war."
he said, "lot us reestablish in the minds
of the people the belief that the men
they have trusted have not betrayed
Senator Bailey fald that the cry today
wag that the new movement was "let
the pcoplo rule." He denounced that as
"There are the southern states, he
said. "There It not a southern state that
has adopted woman suffrage, and I hope
they will not.
. "I cannot understand how any woman
wants to step down from the high pedes
tal upon which man haa placed her to
ininslo in the broils and debaucheries of
politics. No. tho southern ctates believe
in the rule of the men people. And not
only that, but In the whlto mon people,
and I ogreo with them."
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would upbraid j-oursclf for so long de
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IS CALLED BY DEATH
William Robertson Gallacher, Zii years
of age. formerly a well known hotel man
; of Fish Springs, died at his residence
710 lowiilngton avenue, yesterday, of
parallel- Mr. Gallacher wns a natlvo of
, Scotland, where he way born January 2J,
1SR3. He came to Salt Lake In IStJS.
walking acrosB the plains from Council
I Bluffs. In company with hlH brother, John
Gallacher, former proprietor of tho Sad
dle Rock cafe, 133 South Main street.
Mr. Gallacher was taken HI shortly
aftr Christmas. He Is survived by his
widow, Christina Gallacher, and the fol
lowing sons and daughters: James and
Andrew Gallacher. Mrs. Jannctt Knowles,
Mr.-. Julia Anderson, Mrs. Christina
Goldlpg, Mri. Barbara Smith and Mrs.
Robert Stevenson. Funoral arrange
ments have not been completed and will
be announcd later.
C AST O R I A
EFFORT MAY BE IDE
TO WEST MAGNATE
(Continued from Pago Ono.)
thorltles would be called on for assis
tance. The members of the committee
laughed at the fantastic rumors.
In his statement tonight Mr. Pujo
"At my request a subpoena was Is
sued undor the signature of tho speaker
of the house and by authority of law
some time last June. Notwithstanding
repeated efforts, the eergeant-at-arms I
and his force havo been unable to make !
"Not long since a certificate was sent
to me through tho office of Judge 121
llot of New York city, and was trans
mitted by James K. Jones, attorney, of
Washington, stating that Mr. Rockefel
ler's health was such as to prevent hlin
from coming to Washington to testify
aa a witness or from testifying at uli. I
took the position that I could not con
sider the facts stated In tho certificate
unlnsf Mr. Rockefeller waa served with
a subpoena or unless someone in au
thority accepted service for him.
"There is no disposition on my part
or on that of the committee to endanger
the life of any one whose testimony may
be required by the committee, but the
rtate of one's health Is a matter of fact
to. be ascertained by tho committee and
cannot be considered before service or
acknowledgement of service.
Offer of Committee.
"Counsel for tho committee and I of
fered to go to New York to Mr. Rocke
feller's home or his office and there take
his depositions, with his counsel present,
at his convenience. If his state of health
were audi as to discommode him from
testifying for only a few minutes at a
time. This qffcr has not been ncteptodr
; "ine nouse oi represeniaiivos uj ino
United States, through the commit toe. of
which I am chairman. In my opinion, has
the legal power to Havo process served
upon anyone within the Jurisdiction of
the federal government, and It la to bo
hoped that it will not become necosary
to put this force In full motion In order
to uccompljsh the desired result."
Off for Bermuda.
BRf.VSWICK, Ga.. Jan. William
Rockefeller, wantcl as a witness before
the Pujo "money trust" Investigating
committee, sailed from Jokyl Island near
Brunswick Tueeday on an unldontlflod
Hteamcr for an unknown port. It was
learned here today.
Accompanied by his wife and son. Wil
liam G. Rockefeller, as well us the lat
ters wife. Mr. Rockefeller arrived at
Jekyl Inland more than three weeks ago.
Instead of going to the Rockcfoller win
ter home, tha party got quarters In an
apartment house and remain! In seclu
sion. Tho apartment house is near the
home of Mr. Rockefeller.
Extreme secrecy In maintained by reel
dents of Jkvl inland regarding the do
parture of the RckofcUer Tat nimi of
the veiel on whl"ii t.icy 'eft also has
Tonight t was ira.u tLa Mi Ro--Kr-
f oiler chartered a special ?' earner.
rumor also was current that tho party
sailed on the private vacht of a Now
York sportsman and that their destina
tion was Bermuda.
iSABERS USED ON
FIELD OF HONOR
Count Karolyi Severely "Wound
ed by Count Stephan Tisza
o Hungary. I
BUDAPEST, Jan. 2. Count Michael
Karoly. a prominent iiiomhcr of
tho opposition in the Hungarian
lower house, was severely wound
ed by Count Stephan Tteza, the
speaker of the lower house. In a duel
with sabers, which took pluce here to
day. Count Tisza also was cut In the han.d.s.
The duel lasted an hour, during which
thirty-two bouts were fought- It was
brought to a conclusion only by the ex
haustion of the combatants, who. .sep
arated without being reconciled.
The combat arose out of a political
June 7 last Count Tisza. while presiding
over the lower house, narrowly escaped
assassination by Deputy JuUiim Kovacs.
who fired at him throe times and then
shot himself- Tho attack upon Count
Tisza. was the outcome of the universal
suffrage agitation, to which he Is strong
A large number of opposition depu
ties had previously been excluded from
the chamber. Their ejection gave rise
to many riotous scenes, and October " the
excluded deputies, led by Count Michael
Karolyi, Count Albert Apponyl and Fran
cis Kossuth, tried to force their way into
tho chamber again, but were once moro
forced to retire. They hava not alnco
been admitted to the house.
PRAISE UTAH SYSTEMS
Compliments in profusion wero be
e towed upon the Salt Ijike and Utah
public school systems yesterday by four
school teachers who arc touring the
LrnltKl States to study choor method
for tho government of Uruguay. After
visiting tho University of Utah yoslor
day morning and Inter some of the public
schools, tho vonrig women who compose
tho party sold that the methods of In
dustrial training In the Utah schools wer
superior to any thoy had sson thus far
In this country, and they have been alt
through the east. i
They also complimented the normal
school training In this state, saying that
it was the best they had found. Thoy
arrived In Salt Lake Now Year's day and
at tend 'id the Emma Lucy Gates concert
Wednesday evening. They had letters or
recommendation from Dr. P. P. Claxton,
United Stales commissioner of educa
tion, who visited Salt Lake recent) v. Two
of tho party spoke English fluently and
all of Ihsm, of decidedly prepowenelng
appearance, wore greatly admired L'
thoie who met them.
For transfer "af. filire f,,1crn.
etc.. call Hm Stationer-' to
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ARREST YOUNG WOMAN ;
'WHITE SLAVE' CHARGE
For a month and a half i tie loal fed
eral authorities searched for Edith Lit
tle, who was Indicted at the last term
of tho United. States district court here
on a "white slavery" charge. Yester
day morning the young woman was ar
rested by Marshal Jamos II. Anderson
when she arrived In Ogden from tho
north on an Oregon Short Lino train.
She was brought to Salt Lake and lodged
In the county Jail In default of $3000 ball,
and -now faces trial on the serious charge.
The young woman was Indicted Novem
ber L'l, Jointly with C. C. George, allua
Clarence Franklin, who was recently ar
rested in Colorado and placed In the lo
cal county Jail in default of J00O bail.
Tnc specific charge ag.itnrt tlieA
that of enticing Gladys HarJW
woman living in ?alt Lake, to lssm
for Ely. New. on April ':, 10I-.B
fendanis are also charged withjj
paid the Iiartinan woman's fare m
tho two polnla. ... M
Tho search for Edltii Little, turn
to local authorities, btretched fraB
to Lothbridge. Alberta, which )lf
left lat Monday for Ely. Nov . bv
Salt Lake. Marshal Anderson wi
tied by tho Luthbrldge nuthoritH
on a bench warrant lisuod by JuaM
A- Marshall here, he Intercepted m
rested the young woman us fiMfjM
from tho train tn Ogden
Whllo it was known that
wau in Lothbridge, her arrett IftsjJ
not desired unless absolutely nssj
In order to avoid extradition proefl
which would have caused a qm
considerable lcngtb in proRCCiitloptJ
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