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"I believe those poor immi
grants who come to this country
are of inferior labor and are given
taiks formerly given our own la
borers, thus pushing our men into
higher class." Judge Julian W.
Mack, Federal Court of Com
We don't kdow whether to de
duce from this that Judge Mack
doesn't know what he's talking
about, or is in with those trusts
wKq import "poor immigrants"
j without, however, having any
idea of "pushing our men into
higher class' by so doing.
"Regulation of railways rests
"upon eternal laws of justice, of
reasonableness and equity. I fa
' vor the retention of the prison
penalty in the regulatory stat
utes," Interstate Commerce
Commissioner B. H. Myer, speak
ing at Madison, Wis.
Myer's inclined to use long
words, but outside of that we
heartily agree with him that the
"prison penalty" ought to be kept
in the statutes.
We'd even go step farther, and
suggest that seeing "prison pen
alty" is in statutes, it might be
used, and a few railroad"captains
offindustry" be sent to jail im
mediately. "I refer to J. P. Morgan &
company; Kuhn,v Loeb & com
pand, and the National City bank
of N. Y. These three dominate
the financial system of the coun
try." T. C. Daniel, financial ex
pert testifying before congress as
to'who composes the "Money
Now, talking about - "prison
Manchu prince has offered $5,-
000 for the head of Premier Yuan
Shi Kai. N"
Cold wave extending over en
tire northwest sent temperature
down to 32 below at Grand Forks,
30 below at Devil's Lake, 22 at
Moorehead, 30 at Mmnedosa, 24
at Winnipeg. Probably corner
Notices posted in Tabriz that
all Persians and Armenians mus't
surrender arms within two weeks
or be executed by Russian troops.
Interstate Commerce Commis-
sion ordered sweeping investiga
tion of all ra'ilroad in weighing
freight. Been under-weighing
freight for favored shippers, thus'
getting around rebate law.
Henry Hiatt, Noblesville, LkL
sentenced to life imprisonment,
for murder of wife by shooting.
Wm. Lee, Evansville, IncL, who
slew father, mother and "brother,
set up insanity defense today.
Nurse testified he once said earth
did not revolve around sun, be
cause, if it did, all people would
fall off. i
St. Paul woman, who signed'
herself "Mrs. F. C." wrote letter
to Devil's Lake, N. D., depart
ment store for stealing of apple
20 years ago. She got forgive
ness. . '
Mob of 10,000 persons crowded"5
to hear BiUy Sunday revival ser-
vice at Canton, O. Fought ushers
and each other and otherwise dis
played Christian spirit. Ih
Duke and Duchess of Con-IE
naught arrived in Montreal to-