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should have been less than $40,
000, the senator declared.
Senator Reed, speaking against
Lorimer, said Lee O'NeiirBrowh
was the confidential agent jof Lor
imer, and that the senator must
have known he was "engaged in
very peculiar practices."
U. S. MAKES THIRD SWEEP.
Staudium, Stockholm, Sweden,
July 11. Recovering from their
slump of yesterday, American
athletes today continued to roll
up points in the Olympic games,
.and in the first half hour of com
petition had increased their total
Americans made their third
complete sweep of the meeting
.hen they took all places in the
ile vault. H. S. Babcock, Colum
bia University, was first, clearing
the bar at 12 feet 11 3-5 inches.
W. R. Dray of Danbury, Conn.,
and Marc S. Wright, the Chicago
boy attending Dartmouth Uni
versity and holder of the world's
record, tied for second.
The score is now: America 82,
Sweden 56, with the other nations
railing in the rear.
Ralph Craig of Michigan, win
der of the 100-meter dash, was
the first American to score this
afternoon, taking the 200-meter
dash in the fast time of 217-10
Ralph Ro9e, defeated by Pat
McDonald in the shotput yester
day, turned the tables in the
-double-hand contest, Nicklander,
a Finn, being third.
T. H. Reilly and H. F. Nerich of
cans to qualify in the 40Q-mete
In the semi-finals of the 110
meter hurdles the Yankee timber
toppers secured the majority of
the firsts, Nicholson of the Uni
versity of Missouri, Hawkins of
Multonomah A. C, Case of the
University of Illinois, Wendell of
the N. Y. A. C. and Kelley of Se
attle winning their heats. Wen
dell's time was the fastest 15-1-5
seconds. The Olympic record is
15 seconds, heldty Forest Smith
son. Heavy Sea Runs.
"Ah, yes," murmured Miss
Screecher, after the first selection
at the musicale, "I have had some
exciting experiences. Coming
over here from New York a ter
rible storm arose, and I had to
sing to quiet the immigrants. You
should have seen the heavy sea
And the big, rude man in the
pink necktie, gazed out of the win
dow. "I don't blame the sea," he
Bryan admits that he not only
shook hands with Boss Murphy,
but with Hearst. Thus Murphy
and Willie can now say they have
the hand that shook the hand of
Bryan. And a couple of washes in
formaldehyde will restore W. J.
to his pristine purity all right.
Women think men have "lib
right to have the blues; they re
gard the privilege as strictly feminine.
.New York were the only Ameri-1