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Washington. England's ob
jections to Panama Canal Bill
sent to Sen. Brandegee, chairman
of senate inter-oceanic canals
Seattle, -Wash. Richard A.
Ballinger, former secretary of in
tenor, announced this afternoon
that he would not take stand in
own defense before congressional
committee investigating Judge
Washington. When senate re
convened this afternoon, Lorimer
opened with attack on Sen. Kern,
Ind., intimated that Indiana man
lied and if by chance he should re
tain his seat he would make it
warm for that gentleman.
Winchester, Ind. Albert Rupe,
ticket agent, Grand Rapids-Indiana
railroad, held up by armed
bandit and robbed of $25 of com
pany's money. Man escaped.
Indianapolis, Ind. Supporters
of Roosevelt's new party meetinf
here today, propose to hold their
state convention before regular
Republican state convention,
which will be held Aug. 6.
Portland, Ore. Elks' conven
tion will be over tomorrow night.
Finale will be masquerade ball
'and battle of ribbons.
Los Angeles. Dist. Atty. Fred
ricks and Defense Atty. Appel
had another scrap this afternoon.
That's about all these two gen
tlemen have done since trial "be
gan. LaPorte, Ind. Amy Burdeau,
4, wandered away from house and
fell into water trough. Drowned.
Washington. Lorimer cast
has temporarily stopped further
consideration of Archbald im
New York. Fire in Rockland
and'Rockport Lime Company's
yards, Brpoklyn, destroyed 5,000
tons of coal.
Guadalajara, Mexico. 4 dis
tinct earth tremors shook town
today. Buildings wrecked and
several persons injured. "
Shanghai, China. Tiebetans
captured city of Litang, province.
of Szechuen, and burned severald
women and children to death.
Washington. First hydro
aeroplane station of signal corps,
U. S. A., will be established on
Governor's Island, New York
Duquoin, I1L George EngeL
convicted of murder of killing his
wife and sister-in-law, sentenced
Washington. Taft has asked
Creighton M. Foraker, for 13
years U. S. marshall of New Mex
ico and brother of ex-Sen. For
aker, to quit before he is fired.
Maysville, Ky. Jennings Dick
son, 15, shot and killed Belmore
Nash, 14, when he caught him
stealing apples from Dickson orchard.
Rain for Saturday Threaten
ing weather and probably local
thunderstorms tonight or Satur
day for Chicago and vicinity; no
important change in temperature;
moderate southerly winds-