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Br DASIOX RDSYOX.
Xew Tork. Oct. 11. A chain of
pnarlcd and knotted flngen, flunr wide
behind thesnapplng speed of "Smoky
Joe" Wood, the hope of Boston In the
battle for' the world's championship,
checked every assault of the big town
forces at the Polo Grounds this after
noon, and turned victory In the fourth
game of the worlds series to the won
derful youne pitcher by a score' of 3 to 1.
Bald-headed "Heine" 'Washer, a ten
year veteran of the' ball field, and once a
Giant, back In the earliest days of Mc
Qraw's regime, was the rock of the Red
Sox to-day. wlththe younger- hands of
Steve Terkes lending him able assistance
from 'the right flank of the diamond.
Time was. when the Islanders were
slashing wickedly at the delivery of
"Smoky Joe." theold shortflelder of the
Sox would come careening through with
plays the like of which have been per
formed in recent years on New Tork
diamonds by but one other man. And
that other man's name, is, also Wagner.
If you search the box score you will
find that the bald Bostonlan Is credited
with three assists, two putouts, and one
error. Nearly every one of these figures
represents a play destructive to .Giant
chance s,- While the single slip gained them
nothing.
DT Good tar Spee.
Threat is "Smoky Joe" Wood, but with
out that impenetrable barrier. Wagner
and'Steve Terkes, on the other side, the
Red Sox might not have that one game
lead over tbe'GIants-in the great, fight.-
Under ,a darkr sky that' boded ram. the
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with speed that brought It up before
the eyes of the Giant batsmen no larger
than a pea. early in the game, but grad
ually theyT gauged the flashing drift of
the Boston boy's delivery and gradually
-Srelr blows sounded more menacing un
til Jake' Stahl bad his other pitchers
warmlnz un in the far outfield. Ever
the line behind "Smoky Joe" held taut,
however, and the Giant assault died
irar to feeble strokes at the finish.
Charley Tesreau. the gigantic lad from
the Ozark Hills, again was pitted against
the sensational Wood by Manager Mc-
Graw. but through the early innings tne
backwoodsman could not bring his
freaky delivery to hand, and the Red
Sox soon picked up two runs a tre
mendous lead for "Smoky Joe." A three
base blow by Larry Gardner in the sec
ond inning and a wild pitch by the
Gotham heaving bobemeth gave the Bos
tonians one tally, and a sequence of
events beginning with a base on balls
and ending with a scratch hit, gave them
another in the fourth.
L.aat Ran Off Ann.
The third run was secured in the ninth
oft Leon Ames, one of the veteran pitch
ers of the Giants" staff, who took up the
pitching after the mountain boy had
passed out of the game In the seventh
inning to make room for Harry McCor-
mlck, the great pinch hitler of the Goth
am club, and It was coincident with the
passing of "JBlg Jeff" that opportunity
hit the Giants' door with a most re
sounding thump.
Going Into the seventh the Giants were
two runs behind and Fred Merkle was
quickly retired on strikes by Wood.
Charley Herzog, the slugger of the se
ries, smashed a drive past Wagner for
a single, which brought "Chief Meyers
up. The Indian hit a long fly to the out
field that rose high between Trla Speak
er and Duffy elg. As the latter swung
across from left field. Speaker turned
from center, took a look' at the soaring
ball, and waved Levis back, .making the
catch himself.
Arthur Fletcher, the long-shanked
shortstop of the big town club, who
threatened to become the "goat" of the
series, only to come back and play sen
sational ball, smashed the first ball for
a double to right, scoring Herzog. The
Continued on Face Eight.
By WaiHH PBBT. .
New Tork. Oct IL "Big" Jeff Tearean
may be the world-famous '"bear hunter
of the Ozarks." but bis ammunition
failed to put Joe Wood and. the Boston
Red, Sox out of commission in the
fourth battle of the world's series at
the Polo Grounds, the boys from the city
of learning being returned winners, 3
to l.
For the second time in the, baseball
classic. Jake Stahl's 'marvelous mound
artist hung it on McGraw's hired, men,
both defeats being administered before
a monster crowd of' loyal Giant rooters.
True the Gotham club managed to cor
ral one more safety off "Smoky Joe"
than the red legs were able to gorner off
the "big mountain" arid . "Red" Ames,
but Wood was blessed -with wonderful
support. Heine Wagner' and Steve
Terkes figured In no less than six sen
sational plays, each preventing a sure
hit and possibly a tally.
The Giant cast-off. Wagner, executed
one play to-day which wfl live long tn
the memory of the fans, same being
when lie crabbed a vicious blow- off Mer
kle' s bat In the fifth' Inning. Heinle took
the drive Just as It was. passing over the
second sack, and by. a lightning recovery
and quick peg, nlped the "Giant first
Wiseman oy a step.
Geuae Cnelal Teat, j""'
Vlctiory for them to-day 'yotti bare
made Boston's' chances slim. In ether
woras. inis game waajia very crucial
one, and the champions of fce American
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thrasheuth1alt through tte-'nfaggy 'flrplube MarmiW,'1viaor. Although
Wood Tras twice as (good as he was In
the first game, he salll failed to work up
to his best form. He was a whale for
the first four innings.
In the fifth and sixth the Giants took
a few liberties with' him and he might
have been in deep trouble but for mar
velous support by Wagner -and Terkes.
In the seventh the New Yorkers scored
their run and would have had another
but for a beautiful play by Steve Terkes,
the Boston weak spelt, who has been: as
consistently strong as any other lnfielder
on either side. Two Giants got on In the
eighth when two were out and then Joe
gave an exhibition of Iris awry best brand,
striking out.Fred Merkle on pitching that
nobody could have hit. The ninth was
one of his easiest rounds, so his weak
ness in the. Innings just preceding was
a temporary lapse rather than something
caused by overwork.
Good ob Defensive.
Boston's defensive play was the best
ft shown In the big series. The out
fllders had no hard' chaneps. but there
were plenty of them for the two people
who cavort around second base. Wag
ner was charged with the lone Red Sox
boot, but he more than made up for it-
Terkes refused to err, and his scoop of
Mccormick's base hit. which came in the
exciting seventh, and his peg to the plate
that caught Fletcher dashing homeward
with what would' have been the tying
count, were bits of fireworks that will
Continued on Pare Eight.
w tewfapn'la. s Iran of aoltlera of Balgarla, whtrm'ls expected soon to join forces with the aoldere
f KJn Nicholas ef'Menteaerre. la the lattra ght to overthrow theTnrkUh draaatr In the Balkans. Below la a arena
"" eToef Montenegro, of the type that are leadlog the nsht along the Torko-Wontenegrtn frontier
HEARD THREATS
HADE BY BECKER
Morns Luban Swiars He HMrd
Officw Say Hi Would "Criak
HmiR Rosenthal.
rere iKi
JINAKCIAL SIDE
OF FOUBTH GAME
Sfew Tork, Oct. 11 The no
tional commission's statement of
attendance at the fourth 'game of
the worldn series i
Paid admissions, M.SOS.
Total receipts, gTCMt.
Nattonnl commission's share,
ST.ec4.40.
Playrra- share, S4l,38T.7.
Each cloh's share. 1S,TB63.
THE COMPLETE SCORE.
BOSTON
Hooper, rf ......
Terkes, Sb.....
Speaker, ef . . . . t
Lewis, If ........
Gardner, 3b
Stahl, lb
Wagner, as
Csdy, e. ........
Vood,p........
Totals.. .
AB.R.I1. O. A.E.
. 4. O 1 1 0 0
. 3. 0 1 as
.40130
.4 0 0,1 0
. a a ra e 3
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4 I I II O
. 4 0.3 o a
:a a 8 aria' 1
NEW TORK.
Devore, If.-
Doyle, 3b.......
Snodgmsa,ef.-..
Murray, rf
Merkle, lb......
HersoB, 3b. . . . .,
Meyera, e. ......
Fletcher, ss
OiTesreanvn
Ames,p.t.'
MeConalek....
Batted for Tearean la seventh.
H Totals..
AB. R. H. O. A. K.'
.401000
.401410
.400300
. O 1. 3 O O
.401000
- 1 3 3 1 0
.'400311
4 O 1 3
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BOSTON'
NEW TORK'.
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0-1 0 0 0
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Two-base hits Fletcher, Speaker.
See hits Terkes aad Stahl. Stolen hai
Three-bane kit Gardner. Saert.
ss Merkle, StakL Denhl. .i..
Fletcher to Merkle.' Hits' made Off Tearean. 8 la 7'Unlnga; off Asses, a
In 3 Innings. Ftrst bnse on errors New Tork, . " Left on bases Boston.
?l New Tork, Tf, Bases on hallo Off Tearean, 3 (Hooper, Gardner)! off
Ames ( Wngner). Strnek Ml By Tearean, S Cndy (3), Lewis, Stahl, WaaV
nrri by Wood, 8 Devore, Mnrray (3), Tearean, Snodaraaa, Mtrttm. Mnw
kle (3)'.. Wild pite Tearean. Time 3 hears aad mlaaxea. Umptren '
Messrs. RJglrr, hehtnd the boti p-Longhlrn, oa haoesiKIem, in right doldt
Ernna,' in left del. i
Lnnrel, Md, It sees..
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Baltimore at Ohio R. R. SBefiaT trains I Winrhatr iMtnn.T .i.?"
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jwwnsoiofcrnsos. wuon jrn wcaw. i traui loareaUMOa.
New Tork, Oct. 1L Police Lieut.
Charles Becker' listened, with blanched
countenance to-dsyvwnllo Morris Lubanv
a dark vlaaged, weak voiced y.oung'jmiii
swore he. heard. Becker y'to Jack'.Roso
two weeks before."the,'!murder: ,"ItTyou;
don't croak Rosenthal, , I'll croak hint
myself' ' . .
This, was the first ' bit, of -testimony
connecting, the four gunmen with, the
police officer on trial for, his life before
Justice Goff In the criminal branch of
the Supreme Court.
It supplied theTteost. dramatic, incident
to date, with the -exception of the- one'
that was to follow a few moments, later
when "Lefty" Louie with an ugly snarl
and defiant gesture shouted to-Justloo
Goff his 'objections to,. the manner In
which he and the other .gunmen were
being brought before -the witnesses for'
purposes, of Identification.
Luban swore he witnessed the killing
of Rosenthal tn .front 'of the Metrocele'
noiei on tne morntng'Ol July 16, and he
said he saw. guns in the hands of "Gyp
the Blood." "Lefty Louie," "Wh'itey"
Lewis, and a fourth whose name he did
not know. He had known the, first three
by name before' the murder, he said.
Becker was plainly alarmed and his coun
sel disconcerted by the jeopardy with
which the case of the defense had become
so suddenly and unexpectedly surround
ed. The startling admission was wrung
from the witness by Assistant District
Attorney Moss. .
Saw Becker -at; Bath House... - '
Did -you vis!t,the' Lafayette. .Batha
about twoweeks" "before "the. murder of
Herman Rosenthal! asked MrjMcss.-
i aia auswerea ins -witness.
"And -whom dldyyou see therej" s
'1 saw.-Jack Rose'.and Lieut Becker."
"Dld-you- see.' them -together.) ca hear
any part of their conversation?".- per
sisted Mr. .Moss. .; "-
".Ves.", replied the. wltness-wl thaut'hes-
ltatlon. "I, saw them there' together-in
the steam joom and -heard, part .of 'their.
conversation." r a"s
"What-waa that. conversation?" -
"I heard Iileut. -Becker i say. toi Rose:
Tf yqu- fellows ,don;t;'croak that-?
In the, 'next-few-days.-m-croik him.
myself." . . V'i :. " i,t, . . tf .
'How did .you know.. It was. Ros-to
whom Lieut. Becker was. talking"
I had ,Known . Rose. Jot .several -years
and be recognized me. and spoke to me
while Iwaa In the. room where" the con-.
versatlon took place.
"How did you .know- iwas .Lieut.'
Becker wno spoxe to Rose?'.. .
"I 'had ,seen. Lieut. Becker .before,, at
which' time I was told his nam ana
connection wun .me police department."
Gnnn. BeoooVe li' ---
Switching front this line' of ''oii'Vinn.
to an effort ;to get information concern-
iiin u ivh iwojiu cuargea witn tne
actual killing, Mr. Mess, asked 'the wit
ness. If rhe could Identify either. or all of
the assassins. ' "
. had known, roc: some time by.alght,
three' of the ,men 'Whom r saw In front
of theMetropole on the night of' the
"Let. the- prisoners .be brought mto
court." jdemanded-.'JusUce" OolC' mskirur
tha third 't'm.'h.hi'rf .X-iiStC . tl
"Jack" Sullivan, came In "and were
op by, the rail near Becker.
"Which of 'these-men .did you' see fire
shota?" aalr Ur TUTtmm ,h& nllulW KaJ
ing repeated by Justice Goff.
LAiMn. knowing tnt character of the
men he' faced, stoo. shaking In'hiaahTes.
"P.VsbsolMls.feaiy,niatmade Ihe-wltiitsT
heImle to proceed 'with the Identification
was apparent to every spectator In the
trial room.
"Go ahead; pick out the man you saw
fire at Rosenthal." fairly shouted Justice
Goff, who" has never failed to show impa
tience at any delay.
Identlnea "Whiter" Lewis.
Luban stepped forward, and touched
Whltey' Lewis ion the shoulder. "I saw
this man shoot." no said.
"And who else 'did you see there?"
ked Mr.fi Moss.
Luban" again stepped -forward and
touched, the -coat worn -by "Lefty Louie."'
For the .benefit of-the: record, the.pris-
uucrs-wcre .aireciea ,ko .personalty an
nounce their! names aj.ther were nomted
out. Thls.'custom has .prevailed since the
oeginning oiJine,tnaL
""But '"Lefty Louie'" balkedtwhen It be
came his .torn. 'He stood silent-for a
moment ana nis. lace was IlvJd with rage.
Then raising his clenched. fist.,. he shout-
ni i tne ifcncn;
"I am willing, your honor, to be identl-
fledandXwant to,geMt;done with, but
I want It done -in" the regular way."
A moment ot intense-excitement fol
lowed this .most unusual scene. The
twelve men. In the -Jury .box looked from
one to me outer In confused-amaxement.
.Some spectators stood up, .while othters
crouched' low In their seata aa If . ex
pecting .violence-of some sort -Added to
mis. contusion, some one at the, report
ers' table kicked, over a, chaid and a
suppressed scream .was plainly audible
-from the- corner assigned to the"'eob
Plrlu' Oat "Gyp the Blood"
Justice Goff and the ..court attendants
cauea louuiy tor order, but .It. was sev
eral seconda"- before the" troiet a'nd gen
eral dlgnlty'fof the courtroom- had been
restored.
Next ,in order Luban identified "Gyp
the Bloody, - after which he; pointed out
William-Shapiro as the roan 'whom-he
had .seen driving the automobile on vth
night lof -the murder.- l
After-.the gun men' had been 1M fmm
theroom and Luban had' resumed the
witness stand- he'answered' questions on
olrect'examinatlon-concernlng;the.events
witnessed' on -the' night 'of 'July is, the
sum: of, which jWa .aa- follows:-.
k"J went to ,theJMtefrppple.. Hotel, on
that. night some, time', after 1 -o'clock. for
the purpose-of .making Inquiries, as to
where 'It could,' find'. Sam 'Paul. I saw
Herman',Rosenthal"the're.. and. ' t h,H
known1 .him before,-, I," asked ..Rosenthal
where' ,1wOuId be' most likely to find
sam Faul. ;H'.:nswerwas. that' most
proDaoty.raui could be found ".at- the
Hotel Lmcoln' tj ',' ' - '
."WhereCweresyou.at'.'the'-tlme of ' the
snootingr asked-Mr., Moss.'
r"I..was,, standing-. just; Inside Jhe, door
ina(,,ieaas'intoMne,reataurant' of -the
Hotel, Metro pole .from 'West . Forty-third
ouwt. a mw iuur men.nun rrnn-arrnaa
the, street, and 'gather about Rosenthal as
COLONEL
H
-WJITWIISON
Boll Moose Leader Criticises At
titude of Kew Jerseyite on
the Tariff.
EEPEOACKES LA FOLLETTE
he approached' the sidewalk' from the" en
trance to' the rata'ti'ran '' ' - '
the thlrd.'time hehadgtven'such an order-
durtegj theday. " , , " "
Anil ma. plilna .anllAMl.. . t-a k ..'
handt anira,ssn.aaJ 'Ih. TaTnalla. v7 . ..T
-. .ww , oaai.napiro' and, and again. by the; aatutilawv.r but..
KT nmsmraci not Bn
n"lraathmvea
.' .- - AM Men Armed.
"Did'they all have arms'r!. asked the
Assistant District Attorney, t ,
"Tes;-, they aH had, gnns," replied
.Luban., l
' 'Mow many did you "see "skootr
"I can nly be certain that I saw the
nasn tram .two ot tneguna.
"At whom were. the. guns pointed r'
"At Herman.' Rosenthal."" . -.
'Now, 'describe to tbe-Juo' what you
observed Immediately after the shooting.
"I saw the four men. rush across 'the
street and geC'tato an- automohn..' I
had known, three of. .the four' men who
urn me anw-ung oy aignt,,and LrecognlS-
cu un wn .aiiung, tn .tne cBauKenr.'a
seat 'as WUllam. Shapiro." t I
'Luban. .was then-'tnrneri nrin tn- W
defense to be cross examined: by AttoN
ner'John.F.tMcIntDra. -Th.w-i.. n.
carried over bjslrect, tesUmony We
By JOHN' B. PRATT.
Oshkosh. Wis., Oct. 11. In this hotbed
of Insurgency to-night, winding up a
day's spectacular trail across Wisconsin.
CoL, Roosevelt flred-grapeshot at Gov.
Wilson, this time 'attacking the Demo
cratic candidate's attitude on the tariff.
The colonel defended hfe own' adminis
tration record on the tariff, saying no
demand for tariff revision existed at that
time. In vitriolic phrase the third-party
candidate declared that Gov. Wilson and
also President Taft 'have- taken a
"vicious"-stand on the tariff. He char
acterized Wilson as "not a progressive,
but a reactionary, a tory."
Roosevelt, more In detail than In his
brjef stop in Wisconsin, yesterday, re
proached Senator La Follette for his
opposition to the Progressive party. He
accused the Wisconsin Senator of boost
ing the Wilson candidacy, of being In
spired by a vengeful -motive, challenging
him' as a "professed". Progressive' to try
consistently to reconcile his espousal jof
niison. Tne lormer president spoke be-
iore two immense audiences.
As 'no hall was commodious enough to
hold the-crowds that wanted to hear the
colonel, 'he Progressives took him to an
Immense warehouse, where 10,000 listened
to the- first .'speech. Later Mr. Roosevelt
spoke tot a big crowd at an armory.
Crowds Walt In Rain.
Although ta. hard. rain, wqs, falling when
Roosevelt; reached the. city; he, was wel
comed.' by enthuslastti throngs that lined
the.'thoroughfarea. -Half the- araent Pro-
grelves who tried to jam into the thea
ter? and armory'' we re'turned -away.
The-former 'President-did not speak at
St Paul .having devbted-a dav to that.
city and. its 'twin. Minneapolis,, a month
ago .'on ,his -swing' to, the ,'far" TYest- The
colonel's special. train,", "ran clear, across
the State.- from the. .northwestern bound
ary .to -this r extreme eastern end, in the
rucn.trox valley; -'-
Harry- -Cochems. 'erstwhile La Follette
"supporter.- who' la' doing' trojan work for
rhe colonel's-candidacy, told him that a
tidehas:set In throughout the State for
lire duii (. jioose- iicaei.-.- i ne- outpourings
of crowds -and .the cordial; greeting 'they
gtve tne colonel seemed to, bear out
Cochem's view. '
Under "umbrellas, .admiring throngs
waited tor. Roosevelt. t Chippewa' Falla
Stevens Point. Thorpe,:and other flourish
ing cltlts'throughout the dumber region.
Balkan War Said to Be Forcruniwr of Strife
Involving: Russia Montenegrins Win
Decisive Victories Other Rumors.
St Petersbar-f, Oct 11. Orders were kntl to-ddy for the ,
sati6 of the Xastiaji Black Sea feet feUowiar tke MaMentism ef
Tnfkey'i represeatationi to Russia in regard to tie restrictiem of tnMc
ia graia,
IsmAnn (r 11 U'J.l. tl. -1..: .-At -.. r .- , . . '
. -; -"-' - " " re "giiung on tne xurnsn nuimeis steaa-i
ily increasing and Montenegro winning decisive' victories which willl
have the effect of, greatly encouraging the other Balkan states, the war
situation is more serious tcnight than at any time since the begiaain-,
of-hostilities . ' v J
Unconfirmed, dispatches were received here late to-day, saying that!
Servia andBuIgaria had finally formally declared war. Why theW
countries are withholding their proclamation is a mystery in diplomatic
arcles,-but this failure to act is not construed as indicating any desired
for peace.
-Official circles were stirred late to-day bv the direct prediction of
a European conflict, made at St. Petersburg," by the Russian Minister
of War, M.rSuchoUin6ff, who said:
"The Balkan outbreak is the beginning of a great European clash,
into which Russia inevitably will be drawn.?'
CAPTURE TURKISH FORTS. ' i
The Montenegrins to-dav added
the capture of Turkish forts at
into to their victories at Podgo
ritea and Detchitch Mountain. The
capture of the forts gives the Mon
tenegrins control of the road to the
town of Scutari. Itwas renorted
that the Montenegrins had taken
bcutan itself, but this was regarded
as an error.
The fighting, according to dis
patches, has developed into the
worst kind of guerilla warfare.
Prisoners are beine massacred bv
both sides and non-combatants are
being lain without discrimination.
SKIRMISHES RKPORTKO.
Several skirmishes are reported
from points along the Turko-Bul-
ganan and 1 urko-bervian fron.
tiers.
Turkey is brinrnnjr 140,000 Asi
atic troops to Constantinople, which
will .augment her .European force
to aSput. 400,000, .men.
The Montenegrm-' Consul - Gen
eral here to-day received the fol
lowing official message from Cet-
tinje:
"Military operations continue
successful. Several important
Turkish positions taken already.
Army advancing."
SICKLES' BEATEN
'IN HERO RACE
GREEKS BUY CBUISEB.
. New Castle. England. Oct. 1ft. The
Greek government to-day purchased the
cruiser Chao-Ho, Just built for China.
The vessel will sail immediately.
ITALY MAY FIGHT.
Rome. Oct. 10. Owing to Turkey's ac
tion In submitting fresh claim;. Italy may
suspend the pourparlers now in progress
and continue the Tripolltan war.
MEXICAN KEBEIS SACK
' TOWN; FEDERALS RELIEVE
AMERICANS IN MINING CAMP
Mexican rebels have sacked the town
of Cholul. near the, city of Puebla. in the
slate of that name, according to advices
to the State Department yesterday..
It is reported that the Americans at
El Oro. In the mining section, have been
relieved by federal troops, but this re
port Is not confirmed.
The Northwestern Railroad and tele
graph lines are still out of commission,
and It Is reported that the rebels are in
full control of the railroad from Pear
son to Summit, a distance of thirty-five
miles. Summit Is l.'O miles south of
Juarez.
Engineer Killed.
Fort Wayne. Ind.. Oct. .11. Engineer
C. E. .Schllliter. of Bellevue. Ohio; was
killed to-day when New York, Chicago,
and St. Louis train. No. 5. crashed into
the rear of a freight at Leipsic during a
thick fog.
Son of Aged General Reveals Letter
to Woman Askiag if Better t
Soldier Stole Affections. '
New York. Oct. IL "Who, oh! who. m
your hero now?" writes Gen, Daniel E.
Sickles In a fervHd love letter to Miss
, a popular New York society girl.
wno naa -worshiped'' him for eighteen
years before her friendship was broken
off by Stanton Sickles, the war vet
eran's son. Stanton Sickles ga-e out
the letter to-day. stating that It was
written from Washington In the snrlna-
of 18ST.
"The girl had gone, to Eurone and
then touring the Continent- explained
the son. "I had broken off her Hason
with father, not, however; before he
had given her aA4.kerSfamilj-alraost.hls
(and loeVtentalrymr) entire fortune,"
Ine letter, which is' addressed to the
aonan st the Windsor HoTeL Paris!-
ftads in part as follows:
My Darling: Once you van. a ...
worshiper. Who is your hero now- Is
he a better soldier, a better statesman:
ha he more money, more-s, position, or
""ore ? I am in nno- hi.i.
almost dead. "You will km me; Have
ou no pity, despite what I have done
for your brothers and others of your
family? In spite of ail this, you turn
against me. Farewell. DAN"
e.VThl" Iet!'r was -ten when 'jttr
father was in his seventy-seventh yea?
tJPwhom !Umn SlcklM- "Th woSa
Sh. i.m Wte w" then thirty
York ss marrled and Ilv,n
lork. She wa seventeen when he Brat
came under her sway. i her reply ,
? L Hn.r; W:h ,he -ntlyMend
- i."'' she tatts ,ht she can "ac-
n" ?,ot nriL,furJhr-' Th-t-,l -" r
n-e. Is prima facie evidence that ho
squandered money on her"
thlhei.n ",ys he to make use ot
.in..".r' '" h" mPlated suit
-aln,t "" woman to force restitution.
Submarine Goes
Aground; Two
Sailors Drown
atsonviUe. CaL. Oct. 11.-A. a result
of a huge wave sweeping over the little
submarine F-I at the entrance to Port
Watsonville Harbor to-day. two sailors
were drowned and the vessel went
aground. The drowned are: G E.
Schroeder. of Milwaukee, and N. J.Tur
bett. of Newark. X. J., both flrst-clasa
seamen.
The two seamen wrere on watch duty
when a rising sea sudrimi i -w .i..
little crafU and before they could con
trol the steering gear both were swept
overboard. The remainder of the crew
worked over twelve hours to save the
craft from going on th r-v ), -
finally compelled to abandon her. A tui
Is trying to make Its way' to her.
Woman Cn tier. -Throat.
Richmond, Va.. Oct. IL Depressed' be
cause of IU .health, .Mrs. Dudley ..' Ed
wards, aged thirty-eight, wife'of a prom
inent citlien. this, morning cut .her throat
from ear to ear in. the', home of her
father.- Her body was found -in bed
several, hours after she had. committed
sufclde. '.She 'leaves' a 'husband a'nd one
cniia. - ,, ,
C(MERCE VISITORS
TO BE WELCOMED HERE
Delegates to International Congress of Chambers of
Commerce Arrive in Washington To-night
Joseph Straxburger is chairman of the
committee, of eight which wUl'look after
the visitors at-the Continental HoteUand
M. A. Leese is chairman of the ennAnit.
" WoiMnn anal Bnhe- Found Dead.
'NewS CastM!, Pa.. Oct. 'li: Mrs. Mary
a. rerscnice. a widow,, aged twenty, and
her. five-year-old child were found dead
under.the .falls' atvCascade Park to-dav
,x nej-. naa y oeen missing' since Monday,
andjlt .is, believed the. .young j- woman
lumped Into the falls with, the child la
ner arms-.- (.
-'-'- ' ' - -... i I TUUm to Bajtlnnre'snal Katnaaw
J a. - ' --' '?""-' 't' l I Saturdays and Sundays. vla Paiavi.
When the two-section train; bringing
the dleaates of the Fifth International
Congress of Chambers of Commerce to
Washington. enteTS Union Station this
evening. Just after S o'clock, the visitors
will find a waltlntl them, members ot the
local Chamber of Commerce to -welcome
them! D. J. Callahan Is chairman of
the depot. committee, and. he has thirty
two others to assist him. .each with an
automobile, and the distinguished for
eigners, after shaking bands around,
will enter the automobiles" and be con
ducted to their hotel. r
D. J. Kaufm'on and .Thomas Grant;
chairman of the committee of 300 and
secretary of the Chamber, of Commerce,
respectively, will be aboard the train,
having Jolntd the excursionists en route.
They -w ill t have made the. acquaintance
cf most of the delegates and will a, ttend
to the Introductions.'
To-morrow other committees, known a a
the hotel committees, each with an'auto
mobtle. wfll take the delegates on an all-around-town
ride, ppintlng'out objects of
Interest and showing off the show city of
u.ese united states. Rosa p.
tl
tee of eight who will be on rintv .t r-.
gress HalL
The River Committee which will be lr.
charge of the trip to Mt. Vernon on
Monday, has George T; Worthlngton aa'
chairman and is composed of M member
of the, chamber. The trip to Mt. Vernon
will take place In the afternoon and
luncneno will be served abroad tn. w
In sending out Invitations for the ran
ceptlon en Monday evening,' at the Pan
American, to the'members of hercosa.
ralttee which (will serve, on thataccaalott
It was omitted to mention, that Ue meav,
bes of the; committee wede. expected to.
bring their. Wives-- or m-nnm- rr4m4.
assist .in entertaining the delegatea Aa--"i k?v
wuikcuicdi vii mase at tna vBaraher xv
of Commerce- VMtmiir th.t .kr,; . '
ence of the.Udtes of -the 'member, -wa!"" iV
aneclalre hbIvmI. .. ..vuIZ ' --.'.
Should ha atvan tn ah. ... -w. f Vl
- --.- .. '-..
a. .. : . . f- T
Slalil aaa au. i f -
Every 8alnrdar-and, Sunday. Good .to;
"tunt -until :o r au train 'Monday.
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