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THE REPUBLIC: SATURDAY, JULY 5. 1902.
Used in Hot Weather
Renews and Invigorates the Body
and Maintains a Strong and
Thousands of people In .vhoe Wood
lnrk the sei-ds of disease decline men
tally and physically when the hot
weather comes ou. They Income weak,
languid, morose; have loss of memory,
loss of appetite, with wastins of Hesh.
For all sueh. Palne's Celery Com
pound is an absolute npceeltv at this
time. It is the only remedy approved of
by able physicians for purifying and
enriching the blood, for OtHliug and
nourishing the nerves for maintaining
digestive visor, for the building of flesh,
tissue and muscle and for promoting
refreshing and healthful sloop.
If your condition of health is not sat
isfactory: If you are not happy, active
and vigorous at present, try the virtues
of one botile of Palne's Celery Com
pound; you will have cause to thank
heaven that such a marvelous recuper
ator was placed within your reach.
The following letter from Hon. J. S.
McCarthy, "Washington, D. C, a gentle
man of national reputation. Is a blessed
assurance to all hot-weather sufferers
that Palne's Celery Compound can 1)
etow that health and vigor so much
needed at this season-
"I was suffering with Dervousness,
loss of appetite and ins imnla. I was all
run down, and nothing did me any good,
until a friend advised me to try Palne's
Celery Compound. I took fonr bottles of
the Compound, and I am more than
prond to testify that It completely cured
me. I haven't had an unwell day since. I
eat hearty and sleep like a healthy baby.
I consider Palne's Celery Compound the
best remedy manufactured, and I most
heartily recommend It to suffering hu
manity the world over."
CENSURES A SHERIFF
FOR NEGRO TROUBLE
Governor Yates Much Wronghf
Up Over Reported Outrages in
Saline County, Illinois.
SAYS AUTHORITIES WERE LAX.
Demands That Blacks Who Were
Forced to Flee From Threat
ened Violence Be Brought
Back and Protected.
Sprlngflcld. I1L, July 4. Governor Tates
has addressed a. letter to Samuel Baxter.
Sheriff of Saline County, excoriating that
official for his alleged laxity of oQkUaT duty
in permitting reported outrages upon the
negro residents of his terrltury. Tho Gov
ernor's letter Is based upon the Information
conveyed to him In the recent report of As
sistant Adjutant General Evrert, who was
sent to Eldorado and to Saline County to
Investigate the situation there.
The Governor's communication to Sheriff
Baxter Is. in part, as follows!
I deem It or duty, upon tie ire-MTtn of That
I bare mysalf learned during tfci past two Tfkj
about the disorj?rly o;curTen?ei in your ecus
ty. to censure you iwrerely, Hoping thereby to
awaken you to a penso of rour duty and to re
pair. &a far as possible, any nana done.
Tou deserve censure. In the fir- place, for
failure to comply with your duty to respond
irhea called upon, as an execute ufacer of the
law. to aid and Inform the chief execudre; but
you axe much mora deferring cf ccnnor for tbs
plain breach of duty to Inhibitions uf your
Ileport of Colonel E-rrert.
On the day following my letecram to ycu Col
onel Tneoaore Ewert. Atil-tint Adjuauit Gen
eral, acting under orders Hu"J by Adjutant
Qeaaral James E. Smith, sursuant to my di
rection, rlalted your county, and urea hU le
tunx ha made a written report.
The report cocdaslvely snows that you adrlsed
taw-abldlcg residents of your county to leave the
county after the school building which they were
at tae urns oocup)in naa ben cionea or rocaea
By tUKnown lawie
Tees ii:rsonfr. Instead of assuring
hm lnoffenalva occutnts or this Utile school that
you would afford them ample proieetloa against
repauuons or tna oaense ana stacuhicc a
guard of deputies for that purpo. It would
term that after remaining at or In the neighbor
hood of the school bulldtne for two nights, you
abandoned all pretense of protection and advir-d
the persona resident therein to depart, which
It Is sot roar duty as Sheriff to advise aesalled
persons within your county to take trelr depar
ture and abandon their home, school and prop
erty. But. on the other hand. It Is your plain
and paramount duty to see that they are not ter
rorised cr run out of your countv and to ue
every able-bodied man. If need b. to enable
them to remain in the full enjoyment of their
home, school and proi-erty: and in case your own
posse Is oppored with ioience. it Is your duty
to appeal to the Etats authorities for zuraclent
armed force to overcome such violent oppceltloa.
Unties of Sheriff Defined.
Tor your conduct In this particular you cannot
b too severely censured, and 1 cannot do znr full
duty without so censurlrs you It Is Incredible
to suppose that you would have acted ok you
bare acted, and adv-Is ed as you ha c advised, had
the school which appealed io you for prmectlon
bn a great, rich and powerful institution, and
the conclusion Is Irresistible that because It was
a poor, small and colored schuil you preferred to
advise abandonment rather than imort to the
force clearly and easily within your power to pro
tect life and personal and prop-rty nchts Such
conduct In n Sheriff Is reprehensible m the ex
treme and cannot be tolerateil In onr ouarzer nf
the State without Injuring the whole. '"r oi
There Is one thlrg you can do. and should !o
at once. Tou ihould locate nil the portlts whom
you advlred to Ime and erculd utec them tor
Jgn- guaranteeing them full Immunity rronj fur
ther disturbance. If you do not do so. I will.
2a.Lf .T0? ao not employ all necessary fora. to
u TV,?1 &"? 5re not disturbed. I will consider
It my duty to do so at once. Advise me at ones
I am advised from set era! different sources that
you have done nothing by way of auernDtrarfo
apprehend orbn to trial any of thV pirloS
who threw stones or rocks at the .JwLiVC:
7ouCt;oSS,a,? so,i?A2,iSBrSge rSg1
Pected. Retetrnlli- '""oraiair reply is ex-
RICHARD TATES. Governor.
Coffee's Weight an Old Ae
TVhen prominent men realize the Injurious
effects of coffee and the change in health
that PoEtura can bring, they are glad to
lend their testimony lor tho benefit of
Mr. C. C. IVrlght, superintendent of pub
lic schools in North Carolina, says: "My
mother, since her early childhood, was an
inveterate coffee drinker, and had been
troubled with her heart for a number of
vaars. and complained of that weak-all-over
feeling and sick: stomach.
S0me time IICO T Wnx Tn,lHm on .ffi.l.l
7i5i m a dlst?sLt Fa" ol tho country, and
took dinner with one of the merchants ,if
SvrS $;. X ntIced somewhat peculiar
lnf irthe coffee and asked him concern
1 Sferir , rephed that It was Poitura Food
the iniM P1eaEa wih it. that after
iJJ?Eal wa3 OVer J bought a packaee to
somT fot1"1 me- ana had wffiTjTrfpVS
wS?2ie nexf eal; tha whole family
tSuecoffPle8ed '5 U t" dlscon
? hB?SS1V? used ostoni entirely.
,nn.Ji?n?llr 1Cen at UmeS W OnilOUS
Soain?.,,m,5e.n,other's condition, but we
?F fhi rM,afr us,n. Poaium for a short
$35. $?,&.? raucn bettcr than she did
S?J ?et,iVi VSf'ia.h?d 11ttIc trouble with
ferfKl Sl, ?,clc "nach: that the
headaches were not so frequent, and her
general condition much Impro ved7 This con
tinued until she was as weU and hearty as
e, JSJS7 .V2rrJ; benefited myself and
&e2,-FJ?.1Ltha f?nllr. but not
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SOLDIER BOYS ENJOY
LIFE IN CAMP WELLS
Members of First Regiment Pitch
Their Tents on the Grassy
Slopes of Montesano Park.
SHAM BATTLE IS PLANNED.
Delegation of St. Lonis Citizens
Will Visit Encampment Xext
for the Week.
Montnno Park. Mo.. July 4. The soldier
boys of St- IuK members of tho First
Regiment. National Guard of Missouri, are
"in the Held." Their annual outing at
Camp Wells named in honor of the May
In twenty minutes a white city of shining
new canvas tents had arisen on a hillside
which overlooks the broad Mississippi. It
is a slto well shaded by protecting grme
spring wator is at hand, and the officers
believe that a week's encampment Is In
prospect which will bo satisfactory from
a military standpoint and yet offer the
greatest possible enjoyment.
Twenty minutes was the time required for
driving the tent pegs and pitching tents
certainly not up to the Ihree-mlnute reg
ular army record mark. But this Is lho
first "campaign" for many of the St. Louis
Whatever their various accomplishments
and their capacity at other things, this is
their first experience at driving tent pegs
and adjusting guy ropea
j.r.e pegs proved not easy to drive. Toting
i-xui3. "off"' for a vacation, made
vigorous swipes" at the peg with the blunt
end of an ax missed every time. Then
he tried the flat side of the ax. nnd split
the peg. A few more pegs and a few more
tries, and he conquered. tboJKh often axes
were discarded and makeshifts substituted,
such as tent poles, clubs or ball bats.
Probably veterans would have driven the
pegs better, but they would not have worked
as hard, for the young St. Louis mUltary
men seemed poMesswd with a demomac en
ergy, asd plugged away for three solid
hours in a tlazljg hot sun until ever detail
of the camp was made ship shape.
Hon- the Camp Was, Laid Ont.
Then because of th rielnv nf th mtn
I chests and the commissary stores, a, meal
was out of the question until S p. m. At
this time, however, a "mess" was served,
which Included frefh beef, potatoes, corn,
tomatoes, bread and coffee, and which fully
satisfied tho hungtr of thu 50 dectdedly
hungry men who sat down to it.
By evening the camp spirit entirely pre
vailed. Beutrita paced the outskirts of the
camp, and every point within It had been
christened. An avenue between tents was
named E street, another P, another A. ac
cording to the various company letters.
Then there was the open "parade ground"
and the otacsrs" tents, dubbed "headquar
ters." The BtroUer who entered camp territory.
wnemer ne was uniformed or not, was sa
luted with a "Who goes there?" in ap
proved regulation style, and such a stroller
was required to give a satisfactory and
plausible account of himself. Thon. again,
such of the men as had "been to the
war." who had served in Cuba or the Phll-
lpplnes.manased to gather In a group round
tne oar near Dy wmen is tne "canteen, ana
relate their harrowing experiences. They
were the men of the nour.
On tho first night out there was some
confusion In getting directions straight
and set era! troopsrs had difficulty In reach
ing S street or U, or whichever "boule
vard" was his. But such minor troubles
did not mar tho occasion, and such troopers
generally found their way "home."
The regiment left St. Louis at 10 a. m.
on the city of Providence. It marched
from the Armory, Colonel A. C. Sinclair.
Regimental Adjutant Laurence BosweU, the
other staff officers and band leading. Tho
boat was crowded on the trip down with
Fourth of July excursionists and friends
of the militiamen. Montesano was
reached at U:U. Mounted offloers at tte
head, the march was made to the camp
ground, 150 yards from the landing.
CSFURLS OLD CLOUT.
The first ceremony was the unfolding of
a regulation post United States flag. Colonel
Sinclair formed the regiment In line of
masses. Captain Laurence Boswell. assist
ed by Ordnance Sergeant Shaw, "broke the
colors." The regiment presented arms and
me at lamp v. ens naa Degun.
Orders were given for laying out the
camp, and pitching tents. The line officers
busily Issued commands, and the "high pri
vates" hurried to obey. The canvas cltr
grew rapidly. Details of men carried
In the heavy mess chests. Others secure-1
the straw, which must do for pallet. Oth
ers went hither and thither on scores of
necessary errands, such as carrying water
and wood, and setting up tables for th
At 2 o'clock the "order of the day," which
will be in force during the ten days of the
encampment, was Issued. The first an
nouncement In this told the name chosen
for the camp. "This camp Is to be callel
'Camp Wells.' in honor of the Mayor of
St. Louis," the order read.
The dally programme of St. Louis's citi
zen soldiery Is as follows: First call. 6"2S
a. m.; reveille. 5i: assembly. E"3S: mess
call. 6 o'clock; fatigue call. G:30; sick call,
7 o'clock; first call. ":1; assembly, 7-M;
recall. SJS); first call, 10:C: assembly. 10-50:
Adjutant's call. 11 o'clock, mess calL li
o'clock: First Sergeant's call, l o'clock;
flrst call. 3-"M o'clock: assembly, 3:W; Adju
tant's call, 3:15; recall. 5 o'clock; me-s call,
6 o'clock; first call. 6: o'clock; assembly,
6UW: call to quarters. 10:15; taps. 11 o'clock.
SHAM HATTLn PLASXED
During the week routine will be broken
by a. visit of St, Louis citizens, including
possibly Mayor Wells. On Wednesday a
sham attack on the camp will take place,
and on Thursday review and Inspection by
Brigadier General H. C". Clark of Butler.
Mo., and Adjutant General Cameron of
Jefferson Citi. These officers will be ac
companied b their staffs. Dress parade at
sunset and guard mount in the morning will
be the dally events of interest.
Dross parade took place this evening be
lore a large crowd of onlookers, many of
whont were the relatives, brothers, sisters,
sweethearts or wives of the men parading.
But one of the wives of the officers came
down to-day. Mrs. Captain Boyce. but quite
a party of ladies Is expected Monday.
ROSTER OF COMMISSIONED
OFFICERS IX CAMP.
The roster of commissioned officers now
here is as follows: Colonel C. A. Sinclair,
commanding officer; Major Albert A. M&r
quardt. Major L. M. Kumsey. Captain
Laurence Boswell. Adjutant; Captain W. S.
Robinson, Quartermaster; Captain Arthur
E. Ebbs. Commissary; Captain Harry H.
Hlnton. Ordnance Officer; Captain liarry
E. Farrell. Assistant Surgeon; Captain
George B. Webster, Judge Advocate; iJeJ
tenant rrank S. Ileardon, Battalion Ad
jutant: Lieutenant John B. La, Barge. Bat
talion Adjutant; Company A, Captain
Horace Rumscy; Second Lieutenant, C E.
GIgnoux. Company B. Captain John A.
Laird; First Lieutenant. H. B. Crldler; Sec
ond Lieutenant, John Henke. Company C,
Captain. Frank It. Larrlmore; Second Lieu
tonant, George S. McMahon. Company D,
Ouptaln. Edward Murphy, Jr.; First Lieu
tenant,, Edgar P. Sommers; Second Lieuten
ant. Alexander Melville; Company E. Cap-Ja,?.,A-
J- By,ce" "t Lieutenant, T.
L. Mills. Second Lieutenant. Ernest Schoen;
Company F. Captain Arthur B. Donnelly,
First Lieutenant Ellslia Morgan; Company
G. Captain Julius W. Gerhardt. First Ueu
tenant Charles C. Feet, Second Lieutenant
Ji C Stelnmeyer: Company H. Captain
Thomas Lydon. First Lieutenant Charles
i.,Irv-n: Company I. Captain Thomas A.
O Keefe. Second Lieutenant Harry D'Any-
Surgeon Carl Pesold. who came down on
5? a"ernn boat, was taken very 111
arter his arrival and was removed to the
hotel. His condition at midnight was so
serious that It was decided to remove him
to St. Louis. HASTINGS MacADAM.
Parade sit Unnttrrllle.
Huntsvltle, Mo., July 4. The Fourth was)
celebrated here to-day with much enthu
siasm. A parade of decorated vehicles, led
by the Huntsvllle Cornet Band, was a feat
ure of the morning programme, followed by
a speech by H. A. Newman. In the after
noon the Reverend Lindsay, pastor of the
Christian Church, addressed a large audi-
He was followt J by U. S. Hall, orator rf
the day. who spoke with great force on the
freedom and Independence of the American
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nation. Fire works and a free dance in the
i evening concluded the celebration.
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ROOSEVELT DECLARES CUB
In Fonrth of Jnlv Address at Pittsbnrg He Emphasizes the Impor
tance of Problems Now Confronting the American People
Tendency of Industrial Development, He Says, May Be
Directed, but Not Checked Without Disaster.
DEFINES THE CHARACTER WHICH IS NEEDED BY PUBLIC MEN.
Pittsburg. July 4. President Roosevelt, in
a speech hero to-day, declared that the es
tablishment of reciprocity with Cuba is
"as certain as fate."
At least half a million persons witnessed
the arrival of the presidential party thl
morning. The weather, until after the
speech-making, was Ideal.
Attorney General Knox, who Is a dtlzon
nf Plttsbnrtr. to-nlcht gave a dinner in 4
honor of the President, at the Schenley
FoIOIlment Equal to the Promise.
"Mr. Mayor and ou. my fellow-cltlzenB.
my fellow-Americans, men and women of
"You have tu.t listened to the reading of
the great document which signaled our en
try into the field of nations IX years ago.
That entrv was but the promise which had
to bo made good by the performance of
those men and their children and their
"Words are good if they are backed op
by deeds and only so.
"The declaration continues to be read
with pride by utiyear atfer year, and stands
as a symbol of hope for the hopeless of
all the world becausa its promise was made
inni" Imwjilj; Its wonl3 were suDDlernented
because after tne men wno
signed it and uphtld It had Cone tne.rs. tne
men who come again after tnem.Ken-"-"
b? J?fijZ?iM to
. i . i ,h. -. Ti!u-n bv that
treat Instrument of constructive and ad-
S&tU? Si "mSnshlp-?he Constitu-
Hon. under which we now live. The docu-
ment promulgated in 1TSS. under which
Washington became our flrst President.
supplanted necessarily supplemented the
declaration Of 17TS. Wt showed in too
revolution that we had x right to be free.
XL, .hnaivl rhn w:n OOMtTUCted the mOfe
perfect union of the old Confederacy that
we knew how to use that right aa It needed
to be used. (Applause.)
Again Come Days of Iron Xeed.
"And then, seventy years and more
passed, and there came again upon the
nation the dajs of Iron need. There came
rain th ilivi that demanded an wmi.
was best, the life Itself of the bravest and
the truest of the naUon's sons, and with
Sumter's guns awakened our people and
America until the incarnate genius of
peace sprang to her feet with sword and
with shield, a helmeted queen among na
tions. When the thurder of the guns called
the nation's children they sprang forwnrd
to do the mighty deeds which. If left un
done, would have meant that the words to
which we have listened to-lay would have
rung as meaningless platitudes.
"Those were the two great epochs in the
nation's history, the epoch of the found
ing of the Union and the epoch of its
preservaUon; the epochs of Washington
and the epoch of Abraham Lincoln. (Loud
applause and cheers.)
Those two generations had the greatest
tasks to do, but each generation has Its
tarks and woe to the generaUon which
regards the deeds of the mighty men of
the past as an excuse for this falling to do
in Its turn tho work that It finds ready to
The great deeds of thoie who have gone
before us must ever serve not as a reason
for InacUon on our part, but as the keen
est of spurs to drive U3 forward on the
path of national greatness and Justice.
Great Tasks for Present Day.
"We have had our tasks to do In the
last four years, or rather we have had. as
every generation must have, many tasks
to do. tasks affecting us abroad and one
of those tasks being done as it has been,
has signaled our entry into a larger world.
"And It Is most appropriate that on this
Fourth of July, this anniversary of the
birth of the nation, it should be our good
fortune to have promulgated the declara
tion c- tahllshlng peace In the Philippines
and the acknowledgment to the army of the
praise so richly due our fellow Americans
who wear the uniform of the United State,
for all that they have done In the troplo
islands during the past four years. (Ap
plat.se and cheers).
"We said Cuba should become a free Re
public, and wo have kept our word. (Loud
To have turned Cuba over to the hands
of Us own people Immediately after the
withdrawal of the Spanish flag would have
meant ruin and chaos. We established a
government In the Islands; we established
peace and order; wo began to provide for
the payment of the Cuban troops, who had
fought against the misrule of their oppres
sors; we Instituted a public school system,
mod-Jed upon that which has been to pa
tent a factor in our own national progress.
(Applause.) We cleaned the clUes In Cuba
for the flrst Ume In their hlitory. (Ap
plause.) "We changed them from being the
most unhealthy to being among the health
iest dtlcs of the civilized world. We Intro
duced, a system of orderly Justice to suc
ceed one of Irresponsible and arbitxatlve
despotism. So that any man. rich or poor,
weak or strong, could appeal to courts and
know- that he would receive his rights.
Cnia Becomes) n Free Republic.
"And then, when in the fullness of tlmo
we felt they could walk alone, we turned
over the government to them, and now the"
beauUful Queen of the Antilles has start
ed o'n hex course as a free Republic among
the nations of the earth. (Applause.)
"But there is one thlng-our policy
toward Cuba has not yet met with its en
Ure fruiUon. It will meet with It. (Ap
plause.) The course of the last few years hai
made more evident than ever before that
this nation must in time to come have pe
ctinlary Interests on the Isthmus connect
ing the two Americas and in the waters
and among the islands adjacent thereto. !
'Innl.lM.1 "STfltlnntl.. . '
v- ...MvuwiA, wc cmraoi occupy
the position toward these regions that we
did toward others where our Interests ate
N. M, G., IN CAMP AT MONTESANO PARK.
the rcRlment "line of masses." prcsentins
has just been unfolded over Camp Wei
RECIPROCITY IS CERTAIN.
CHARACTER IS HONESTY,
COURAGE, COMMON SENSE."
"Character, that compound of hon
esty and courage and common sense,
will avail us more in the long run
than any brilliancy on the stump or
any legislative means and methods.
Tho brilliancy Is good. We need the
Intellect; we need the best Intellect
we can get: we need the best intelli
gence; but we need more still char-
aetr. We need common -en-e. com-
mon honesty and resolute courage.
"We r.eed what Mr. Knox has
shown the character that will refuse
to be hurried into any unwise or pre
cipitate movement by any clamor,
whether hysterical or demagogic;
and. en tho other hand, the character
that will refuse to be frightened out
of the movement which he thinks it
right to undertake by any pressure,
still less by any threat. expres or
implied." Extract from President
Kooseolts speech at Pittsburg.
far Ims; atrf ,nls )a ,ionoy true now that
Congress with great wisdom has rrovlded
for the building of an Interoceanic canaL
I "Cuba must occupy a peculiar relaUon to
I us In tte field of Intentional politic She
must. In the arger sens- be a part of
the general political system la international
' afTalrs in which this Republic stands as
the head. She has assented to that view.
( sou in reium mis rauun in munu iq giro
ner special economic privileges not given
to other nations. (Loud applause.)
Reciprocity With Cabs Certain.
"I regret that a measure of reclprocitr
with Cuba is not already embodied In a
statute or In a treaty, but It w"l be. Just
as sure as fate. (LouJ applause).
"And. now. a word a to the Philippines.
There are yet troubles In the Moro coun
try, the country of the Mohammedan
tribes, but in the Philippines, among the
Filipinos, among the people who have been
In Insurrection, peace now reigns. (Ap
plause.) "It may be I think It u-rtlV-ly. but It Is
possible that here and there some seeming
dead coal of insurrection may be for the
moment fanned Into a live piece of em
ber and burst into a fitful flame. If so.
that llama will be stamped out. (Loud
"But speaking broadly and generally,
reace has come. Our army has received
its reward. (Applause.) And what wrns the
reward of our army? The reward of the
consciousness of duty well done. (Loud
applause.) Our soldiers have fought, have
tolled, have struggled, so that when vic
tory came they might turn over tne Gov
ernment to the civil authorities. (Applause.)
"To-iay the proclamation of pace and
amnesty has been promulgated and at the
same time our Generals have ben noti
fied that the civil Government Is supremo
In the Islands. (Arplauso.)
Soldiers Fight for Civil Government.
"Docs not that sponk well. O my
brethren, for our army, for our troops,
that the troops of this people should war.
hoping for a triumph which Is to put tho
power Into the hunds of the-civil author
ities?" "By law we are allowed an army at a
maximum of a hundred thousand men, at
a minimum o, OM"0 men. While this war
has gone on we have steadily reduced that
army unUl now. by orders promulgated, its
limit Is 6S.COJ. nnd a- a matter cf fact, we
have itt or 3.0") fewer actually under
arms. That speuks well for our Institu
tions. It speaks well for the triumphs of
the policies with which as a nation we
have been Identified during the past four
years, and men and women of the United
States. It shows how slight was the war
rant for the fear- expressed by those of
little faith as to what would follow au
thorizing even the small army that was au
"So bodv of our citizens deserves franker
and more generous recognition at the
hands of the country than the officers nnd
enlisted men who wear Uncle Sam's uni
form. (Applause.) For there 1 no body
of our citizen which gives more disinter
ested service with less thought cf a ma
terial reward proportionately In any way
"And now. my fellow-clUzens. I spoke of
the task which has confronted those In
Cuba and the Phllitpines as being one of
the tasks this generation had to face. It Is
Great Problems at Hone to Face.
"We have great problems at home to
face. I am speaking In one of the great
industrial centers, not merely of America,
but of the world. A million people stand
grouped in a small radius around the spot
where we now are. The growth of your
cities within this radius has been one of j
the most striking phenomena of this day.
ana here, tnereioie, ou are brought face I
to iace wiin muse pruoiems wnich af
fected our entire civilization at the open
ing of this new century. The tremendous
rush of our industrial development which
has brought in Its train so much that is
good, and also of necessity brought some
what Its evil, the very intensity of the
progress that has been made, has meant
that new and Infinitely dlthcult problems
have arisen which we must strive to solvo
as best we may.
"Under our form of Government, with its
great decentralization of power, some of
those problems must be solved through the
work of private individuals, working by
themselves.; others by the association into
organized bodies of groups of private clU
sens, and others yet through the various
Br a KfpubHc l'hotecrapher
arms to tho regimental post flag, which
governmental agencies of municipality.
State and nation.
Concentration of Corporate "Wealth.
"Especially great, especially difficult, are
the problems caused by the growth and
concentration of great Individual, and.
above nil. great corporate fortunes. It li
immensely for the Interests of the country
that there should be such individual and
corporate wealth as long as It Is used
right, and when not used right then It be
comes a serlou-) menace and danger. (Ap
jjlause.) The Instruments and methods
with whlf'h we are to meet thee new prob
lems must In many cases themselves be
new. but the purpose lying behind the use
of these methods of those Instruments
must. If we aro to succeed. tx now, as In
the past, simply In accord with the im
mutable laws of order, of Justice and of
"We may need, nnd. In my belief, win
need, new legislation conceived in no radi
cal or revolutionary spirit, but In a spirit
of common sense, common honesty and a
resolute desire to face fact as they are.
(Applause.) We will need. then, new legis
lation, but. while laws are Important. It
is- Infinitely more important that they
should be administered In accordance with
the principles that have marked honest
administration from the beginning of re
cordad history. (Applause.)
"What Is Mennt by Jnatlre.
"In the last analysis the mon Important
department of civilized government is the
Department of Justice. Think what It
means. The Department of Justice. Jus-
i tlce that means that each man. rich or
I poor, strong or weak, shall have his rights
J nnd shall not be allowed to do wrong to
a I hu fellows. (Applause.) Ami on. here, or
this city, have a right to fel proud of
your representative In the Cabinet, the
man under whom we can guarantee that
the Department of Justice will be such In
fact as well as In name. (Loud and con
tinued applause and cheers. Cries of
"When It comes to practice, the ounce
of performance outweighs the ton of prom
Lie. (Applause.) And under Mr. Knox
there has been very much more than an
ounce of performance. (Applause).
"Oh. m fellow-countrymen, as we face
these infinitely difficult problems let us
eer keep In mind that though we need
the hltrhest Qualities1 of the Intellect In
order to work out practical schemes for
their solution, yet we need a thousand
times more, what counts for many. many,
many times as much as intellect we need
character. (Cries of "That Is It." and ap
"Character, that compound of honesty
and courage and common sense, will avail
us more In the long run than any brilliancy
on the stump or any advising legislative
means and methods. The brilliancy Is
good. We need the Intellect; we need the
best Intellect we can get: we need the best
intelligence, but we need mcrr still-char-ecter.
We need common sense, common
honesty and resolute courage. (Applauie.)
"We need what Mr. Knox has shown
the character that wlU refuse to be hur
ried Into any unwise or precipitate move
ment by any clamor, whether historical or
demagegfe. and. on the other hand, the
character that will refuse to be frightened
out of the movement which he thinks it
right to undertake, by any pressure, sUU
less by any threat, express or Implied.
(Cries of "Hear," and "Hear." and ap
plause.) Solution Must Be Gradual.
"Gentlemen, we have got problems; we
can only solve them by degrees. We can
only solve them by doing well each particu
lar bit of work as it comes up for solution.
Much caD be done along the lines of u-pet-vislon
nnd regulation of the great n
duitrial combinations which have becomi
so markod a feature In our civilization, but
If we recklessly try without proper thought,
without proper caution, to do too much, we
shall do nothing, or else wo shall work a
ruin that will be felt most acutely among
thoe of our citizens who are most h-ilpless.
"It Is no easy task to deal with great .r.
dustrlal tendencies To deal with thru in a
spirit of presumptuous and rash folly, and
above all. to deal with them In a rplrit of
envv and hatred and malice, would be ta
Invite disaster, a disaster which would be
so widespread thit this country would rock
to It foundations. The Mississippi some
times causes immense damage by flood. If
you cannol dam It and stop the Hoods you
can regulate them nnd control them by
lfvees. You can regulate and control tho
current; you can eliminate Its destructive
features, but you can do it only by study
ing what a current is and what your own
powers are. (Applause.)
"It Is Just exactly to In dealing with the
great tendencies of our Industrial civiliza
tion. We cannot turn back the wheels of
progress If we could It would mean the
absolute destruction of Just such Industrial
countries as this. We will either do noth
ing or m will do damage If we strive ig
norantly to achieve the Impossible.
"But that fact docs not excuse u- for
failure to strive to. do what It po""itIe.
Srecta'l legislation Is nefded. ne of that
legislation must come through municipali
ties, some through State.-, some through
the national Government, but above anil
beyond all legislation we need honest and
fearless administration of the law an they
are on the statute books. (Applause.) Hon
est and fearless administration of those
laws In the Interest, neither cf the rich
man as such, nor of the poor man a su."b.
but In the Interest of exact and eaual Jus
tice to all alike, and such administration
you will surely have while Mr. Knox re
mains as Attorney General In the Cabinet
at Washington." (Applause.)
The arrival of the President was greeted
with a salute of twenty-one guns and w-as
followed by a parade to Schenley Park,
where the exercises of the day were held.
Many distinguished men rode In carriages,
unong them Samuel W. Pennypacker and
former Governor Iattlron, candidates for
Governor on the Republican nnd Democrat
ic tickets, rerpecUvely, who occupied the
At the park the Declaration of Independ
ence was read by Brigadier General Willis
J. Hullngs. and tnen followed the oration of
the day by the President of the United
States. Theodore Roosevelt. He said:
After the address the German singers i
sang "America, mo vast audience joining
In the words of the final verse. The bene
diction was pronounced by the Reverend
Doctor T. K. Boyle, Presiding Elder of the
Pittsburg II. E. DlstrlcL
Luncheon "With Captains of Industry.
The exercises consumed Just one hour.
The President immediately re-entered his
carrlase. and, surrounded by the Sheridan
, .. .i.,. , ,,,. --,,.- ir I ner to-day. Roy Hoffman of Chandler. Ok..
Troop, was driven to the residence ottud wmiam W. Hastings of Talequah were
C Frtci. on Homewood avenue, where he the orators of the day. and both made la-
May Need Helpful Advice at Trying
Times. They Should Remember
Mrs. Pinkham Freely Offers Her
" O, if my mother were only alive." -
How frequently youn-j mothers use this expression !
All through her life she has known a mother's watchful care.
She is now a mother ncrself and gains in strength but slowly.
She would give worlds to do everything for her babe, but cannot."'
That tiny babe has unfolded in the young mothers heart new
emotions: she has a Irving responsibility, and requires strength to
enable her to perform a loving duty. At such a time too much care
cannot be taken, and the greatest assistant that nature can have is
Xiydin. K. rinkliam's Vegetable Compound.
Tho birth of the first child is an especially trying experience and
nature needs all the help it can,get. A happy, healthy, young mother
is a delight to herself and all who know her, and 3Ir3. Pinkham's medi
cine will buiid her up as nothing else can.
3rrs. Pinkham especially requests young mothers and vrives
to write Iht if they necsl advice. She has been mother, helper,
and friend to thousands let her help you it will cost you.
By special permission we publish below the correspondence between.
Mrs. Pinkham and Mrs. George Traub, of Elizabeth, JX. J., which goes
to prove our claims.
"Dear Msu. rEfKnAM: I will take my husband's advice and -write to
you. tor I Trill not have any doctor examine me. I have one little pirl. Two
months 'before my baby was born I began the use of Lydia E. Pinkham's
Vegetablo Compound and have now a fine healthv little girh At five
months she weighed twentv-one pounds, bnt ray health is not so good. I am
in such misery, pain, have dreadful bearinjr-down fcelinjjs, and something like
a lump seems to be comintr from me. Please pive me jour advice." Mss.
Geosgk Tkacb, 113 Miller St., Elizabeth, X.J. (Dec 1, 1399.)
"DEAit Mrs. Pnrg-TAsr: I have now taken four bottles of Iydla E.
Pinkham's Vegetable Compound. When I bad finished the first bottle,
that lump I wrote about grew smaller and has now gone entirely. I feel
that I do not need any doctor beside your medicine. Your Vegetable Com
pound has cured all my" pain, soreness and bearing down. The benefit I have
received from it is wonderful. You and you alone will be my guide as long
as I live." Mis. Gsosoe Thaub. 113 Miller St., Elizabeth, X.J. (Jan. 27, 1900.)
h Sh! 1511
niiuac. or wj
atso. i.ydia c
was tendered a luncheon and recepUon,
which was Joined In by prominent Pitts
burg captains of Industry.
As the President left the park Battery B
fired tho national salute of forty-five guns
from a tall hilltop.
Just before the President left the Prick
residence for the dinner at the Schenley
Hotel, he reviewed the Sheridan troop,
which had been hi escort all day. He
thanked the officers nnd men for their
faithful discharge of duty and then shook
bands with all tho members of the troop.
President Kooscvcrt received quite a
cordial greeting when he arose to deliver his
evening speech. Flls audience wx In an
appreciative mood and received his pleas
antries In a manner that seemed to greatly
please the speaker. He said. In part:
"I ask of each roan here that he prove his
truth by his endeavor, that In whatever
line he may be. that In whatever walk of
life he may be. that whatever may be the
line In whl;h he does his work, he try to
act throuKhout the rest of the year as he
talks on the Fourth of July. (Laughter and
applause.) And now. gentlemen, having thus
shamelessly requited your hospitality by
preaching a sermon to you. I thank you
again for how you have treated me and bid
you good evening."
HOT SPUI.NG CELEOItATEJ.
Merchant Give Over Day
Hot Springs. Ark., July 4. The celebra
tion of the Fourth of July to-day was the
most elaborate In the history of Hot
Springs. The merchants and shopkeepers
all closed early this morning to partici
pate In the celebration, and business nas
been suspended throughout the city all
day. The attractions this afternoon were
drills by Company IS. of the State Guards,
and the Fordyce Guards. K. of P., of this
A spirited ball-game between the Hot
Springs and Jonestown clubs, together with
a barbecue, balloon ascension and other
events of minor Importance ct Whlttlngton
Park were attractions wltnejseJl ! 5.000
To-nlKht a large crowd witnessed the
pyotcchnic display. nlch was the most
successful ever seen here. The local logj
of Elks and vititlng members of the or
ganization Irom all parts of the State took
advantage of the occasion to celebrate the
fifth anniversary of the Installation of the
FOCRTII AT CIIICKAMAUGA. PARK.
Tliousnmls "Witnessed the Fleld-Day
Events anil Heard Gen. Gordon.
Chattanooga. Teniu July 4. Many thou
sand people from the city, augmented by
crowds that came In from three States on
excursion trains, -witnessed the field day
events at Chlckamauga Park to-day under
the auspices oi tne regular iroops w
before noon and continued until late In the
afternoon. Amosg the visitors present
were State officials of Tennessee and Gov
ernor Candler and staff of Georgia.
Many Confederate veterans from this
section joined those of North Georgia to
day in an immense basket picnic at Trlon,
Ga.. the addresses of the day being de
livered by General John B. Gordon.
Barbecue at Madrid.
Xew Madrid. Mo.. July 4. The Fourth of
July was nttlntiy celebrated here to-day.
Thousands cf visitors witnessed a long
street parade. In the afternoon there was a
barbecue at Hunters rarlc Addresses were
delivered by Judge Flster. Attorney Couran
ind the Reverend J. J. Furlong. In his ad
dress Mr. Furlong highly complimented the
merchants of St. Louis for granting their
employes a three-days vacation.
Confederate. Celebrated at Vlnlta.
Vinlta. I. T.. July 4. The Fourth of July
was celebrated at this place In fitting man-
Owisg ta the bet that sane skeptical people
1ut from nme to time oaestioaed thegenciae
dcss of the tetUKcmial lensrs re are constantly
pubUshia? we haTt detXMUedwith the Nauocal
Lirr Kaa. ox LTBa. Mau sceoa. vnica wui
be paid ta any persoa wha will ahow that the abore rodmonlal is not
pntui3ra scnr ni.uuwv uir wiiicx afu.
1'intoam jieaieine company, J-.ynn, ;
75C to $1.50
BtJKEIt HILL, TANA,
NOKOM1S. And return.
SUNDAY, JULY 6,
via BIG FOUR ROUTE.
Train leares Union Station at t-JX a. re.
terestlng speeches. The first annual re
union of the Confederates of General Stand
watch's regiment was held here, and much
Interest was manifested by the old vet
erans. GOYE-RXOR LEE MADE ADDRESS.
Bonne Trrr. Celebrated 'With a Blsx
Bonne Terre, Mo.. July I. The Uniformed
Rank. Knights of Pythias, picnic hero was
attended by 5.W0 people from the lead belt.
The principal speaker. Lieutenant Governor
John A. Lee. was met at Riverside this
morning by a military escort and commltte
ef citizens and brought to Bonne Terra la
the private car of General Manager Burns
of the M-. R. & B. T. Ry. He wa gtrea
an ovation by the people passing In front
of the speaker's stand and shaking his
hand for over an hour.
Celebration of the
WellsvIIle, Ma, July 4. The glortcaa
Fourth has been celebrated In great styl
Considerable amusement was afforded by
a Mr. Evans and Miss Davis, who were
married on the speaker's stand at the plenio
grounds this evening, winning the prise o
5 In gold offered by Reed Bros.
Formed Old Settlers' Associavtioa.
Sturgeon. Mo., July t.A large cjuhS
celebrated the Fourth in Sturgeon. More
t than 1C0 of the old settlers of Audrain,
Boone and Randolph counties met here to-.
.day and organized an old settlers' associa
tion, electing the followlns officers: Presi
dent, C W. Batterton, aged 62 years; sec
retary. Thomas S. Carter, a -red SO; treas
urer; layior nuien. ugea o. ic presi
dent from Boone. John H. Croswhlte, aged
73: vice president from Randolph. Squlra
Green, aged 92; vice president from Au
drain. H. M. Long, aged . The association
will hold semiannual meetings.
Fans, 111., Celebrates. " ""
Pana. 111., July 4. The Declaration of In
dependence was vigorously celebrated to
day In connection with the third annual
State Dlcnlc of the Fraternal Army of
America. The parade started on Mala
Vhlr f-rnnnrts. where there was SDeaklng.
Th. speakers were: Ed Dunn of Springfield.
ni F. W. Anderson, supreme deputy, and
J. B. Abrams, supreme eommander of the
Fraternal Army of America. Five hundred
children marched in the parade. To-night
there was a beautiful display of firework.
"William Stanley caught fire while assisting
In discharging the fireworks and was se
verely burned over the body. The crowd la
satendanee Is estimated at 15.000.
Marlon, IU-, Celebrates.
Marion, HL. July 4. A well-arranged pro
gramme was carried out In celebrating In
dependence Day In this city. Railroads and
electric lines were all crowded with visi
tors from adjacent towns and counties. The.
forenoon was devoted to patriotic exercises
at the Fair Grounds, followed in the after
noon by Governor Northcott. crator of tha
day. who addressed about 10,000 persons. A,
firfnerks display closed the day's celebra
tion. The best class of help can he secured
through Republic "Wants." Try an Ad
In The Sunday Republic All drurrUt
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