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ALBUQUERQUE. NEW MEXICO. FIU DAY. AUGUST 27. 1909.
HIGHLANDS CAR LINE!
TWO IRE PHYSICIANS
CALLED TQ HOME
Daughters of the Czar of Russia
Millers to Fight the Government
TO BE OPERATING
Committee of Citizens Has
Derided That Better
They Propose Stock Company to
DuIId Car Line Throughout
' the Highlands and to
The Highlands will have ;i street
car vsti-m In op. ration ly Christmas
Of tins present yi ar.
This wan tile statein. lit made today
by a member of a committee of citi
zens from tiie Highlands, who are
r.romoting tiie new line and which
they s.iy will positively be built.
A meeting of citizens of the High
lands Interested in the proposition has
been eallud for tomorrow night in the
office of Lloyd Hunsaeker, near Sec
end street and Gobi avenue. It is un
derstood that cither SI. P. Stamm or
some other interacted person will call
the meeting to older, after which the
proposition .vil i be open to one and
all for dls'u-s!oii.
"We don't want nny 'knockers'
present," said a member of the com
mittee today, "but everyone cine is.
welcome. Anyone who is opposed t-
fcuilding such a line might just as
Hell remain at home. We have walked
up and down the Highland hiila and
dales until we are tired of It and we
are going to co-operate and build a
Street car line. We have worked the
matter out. where we believe that
Without difficulty we can form a stock
company and operate such a lino
profitably and we are going to raise
the money and then demand a fran
chise from the city. We expect to
make the Highlands line a separate
cne from the. present traction com
pany and to charge a separate fare
vithout tran-fer. We intend to run
the line so as to cover the Highland?,
as far south as the Sunlit Fo yards
and into the business section of Al
buquerque. The terminal down town
will likely be at the ElkH' opera house,
but that is a matter to be determined
al the meeting tomorrow night or al
a subsequent meeting.
Small Amount I'roin I'jicli.
F.riefly, the plans of the Highland
er' are to ask every owner of a i0
foot lot, over which the line will pass,
to subscribe for which he will
receive non-assessable stock certifi
cates. Each owner of a 50-foot lot
On streets next adjoining the car track
will also be asked for 2... Those on
the third street back will be asked to
contribute !2..".0 each and all will
receive s'ock in proportionate
The iu":,".b s of the committee,
win. have . n at work on the pro
ject for several weeks, said that sev
eral prospective routes were being
considered, but the final route wouid
be determined at the meeting tonight
or soon tin -rcalter. unit work would
be heun at once .oliciting subscrib
ers to tile stuck, it is .-tiin.it' d that
120. oil can be raised within a short
sraee- of tim-:- and this will place the
line in operation and Lave a surplus.
"We do not promise that the line
will immediately pay dividends, bu'
we are confident Hint it will. We
will so lay th.' tracks that we can
carry practically all of the people of
the Highlands who want to come
down town l!i tin- evening to a pic
ture slrnv or lor any other purpose,
and we belu ve that the patronage
vl'l be mor. than we have figur. d
on, in pre j inns our plans. It is be
lieved that the entire line can be built
and cqu.ppid for about 1 10, win."
Members of the committee con
sulted with the manager of the local
electric light company this morning as
to motive power and were assured
that the local company could furnish
ell or the power needed. The terms
offered for a number of vear was ac
ceptable to the committee, and tip
members expressed themselves as
thoroughly satisfied that the project
would prove a great success.
A member of the committee said l'.e
believed the project could be put In
shapo to warrant un application for
a franchise within thirty days.
TO REPRKsKNT AMERICA
IN RIO UAUjUO.N It At K
New York, Aug. 27. Cortlandl
Field I'.ishop, president of the Aero
Club of Amtricu. will act as the all
to E. W. Mix. w ho has been name I
as America's pilot in ttite year' into.",
rational balloon race for the Bennett
cup. which is to be held at Zurich,
Switzerland, on October . Mr. Mix
was Alfred L bl.uie's aid In 1907 la
tiie French balloon Isle de France In
tiie St. Iouis race and got seconJ
p'.ace. Mr. Bishop stated that they
will use In the race the baloon Amer.
Jca II, built by Mallet of Paris las,
cmf iu l Mm W
Tiny are grand duchesses, the two
oldest daughters of the czar of ill
the Russian. They are shown sh ip
ping on the streets of ('owes, Knsr
land. This Is the latest picture taken of
the little princesses. It seems but a
little while ago since the bells of St.
Petersburg were ringing out the
czarV disappointment daughters
when he wanted sons to pass on tit j
royal lineage. Hut Olga and Tatiana
are 14 and 12 year old now.
They are .both dressed alike, yoq
notice. The society editor calls their
ecstume "plain tailored suits of white
rge, made with short kilted skirts
ami half lilting, single breasted
coats.'' The hats she calls "simple
straw turbans, trimmed wHh pom
pons." The cost well, she says, the suits
could be had for t " or and tno
hats would cost perhupH $." each.
WiLL f AT HIS WAY
President Tun W ill lake a Doctor St
There Will Ite No IWnl Results
I'l'iilli Hi Many llmiiilcl.
WILL BE ERECTED
liliilu Merchants Are Tired or Ixikscs
by I'ln in oh anil Will Make I in
proveiiicnl to IVctcnl Ii.
I'.everly. .Mass., Auc. 27. The itie
. niry of the president's western tri;i
has been finally compbi.d, copper
riveted anil ctit off to the printers,
together with the oth.-r data for th
Leaving Huston on the night of Oc
tober 10, the president will literal,
eat Ills way across the continent.
There will be a banquet in liostou
and then at every long stop that tic
president makes, both going and com
ing, lie w'iil be entertained m a tYasl.
The count shows about tw.ntv Imp-
j quels and as many luiielieons at the
fifty-three cities iii which he will t i ,
during th.- fifty-live das of his tour.
This means a heterogenous mass of
food of all kinds, in. -lading Mixt.-an
and the .UnaHi.; dishes of th,- I'r. -oV
cooks of lyOUisillllH. He will .-at hot
Intitules at Sun Anlonm, p.i.-snin In
Augusta, and in the gr.-at northwest
land along th, Califoinia .oust every
('evi'-,. in , k ry peculiar to the so. -
I lions w ill be use, I to In kl. the jaded
palate of the much bainiu.-t.-d pr.-.-i-'
dent. Wherefore it is ii. wonder that
Mr. Tuft v, 111 take a physician aloitV
Wherever it is possitn.- in.- presnte it
w ill din.- in his ou n car.
But in tiie great majority of eases
that will not be possible, and n was
observed h. re today, this trip of tifty
tive days will hold out more r. al dan
gers to the president through the
ffty-seven ditT.r.nt varieties of t k-
illg that be will h.iv. to endure than
anything .1s. he may encounter. And
these secret Service Illell will n.q be
aid. to prol.-ct him from that.
Klid.i. X. SI.. Aug. 27 Messrs. Sic
A list.-r arid Sliarrocks. whose store
rerently burned. destroyiu all the
noo.ls In it. nr.- already planning th
erection of k n.-w place of business
ujoii the ruins of their frame build
i.ng In order that they will not
again be subject to euch losses as
have persistently followed them, the
law store will be a concrete, fiiv
I roof building of far larger dimen
sions and In every way more commo
dious. S. Mi c, t. alsn burned out recent! .,
has ei.inmeiicc.l lh erection of a two--to
concrete building and is rushing
li.e work. He expects to occupy the
i-ii ii. -lure w ithin 4", days. The Firat
.M it.- Hank building, one t,f the mo-t
n oilerii banking houses in eastern
Xew SI. Xiao, is rapidly Hearing eom
t'rop eoliditions around Klid.t a. id
t.-rritory adjacent are, in spite of the
long .Iroiith, as favorable as in any
- ctinn of Hi., .try farming country
in Xe. SI. -xi and a little more so.
(rowing faith in the F.lida vall.-y is
. ne. d by the steady growth, not
withstanding the adverse conditions
and innumerable fire of the town,
and the continual purchasing of lands
lying near the business district as
well as the number of new homes and
business house now being erected.
win: M,vi:i; ii .i;i.
Walla Wal. a , Wash. Aug 27 -Joseph
Oil U Villi', of Spokane, who was
convicted of murdering bis wife was
hanged In the stale penitentiary this
morning. He made no public state
ment, his last words being a fare.v.-ll
to the Catholic priest who accom
panied him to the scaffold.
NOM IS I II w;(.ki
WITH It! :i Vi itl'KGLAH
Chicago, Aug. 27. Charged wl:h
having plundered a Xorthwest Slds
i.si.b nce in true burglar fashion, a'ld
with liming swindled sevral women
I the sum. section out of small sum
! nion.y. Sirs. Ltruniel Kacsor, ii
v.iir old .is a prisoner at the We.it
Chicago av nue police station. N Iga
l.ors who are said to have identified
the prisoner declared that the women
i titer. -.1 the home of one of the vic
tims by forcing a front wind.. und
climbing through the aperture iu
Nothing Authorltlve Concern
ing Condition of Rallruad
ON JISPET STOCKS
Wall Street Continues to Be Gov
erned by Report of His Illness
and Whole List Is Sev
Ardcn, X. Y., An?. ST. Nothing
authoritative regarding the condition
of K. H. Harrlmun was obtainable
here up to 1 p. m. today. Two men
came up by train from New York and
were taken up the incline plane to the
Harrlmun home. They were said to
be physicians. On another train were
two tanks of oxygen, which were also
taken to the Harrlmun home.
(stoclts (Still Shaky.
Xew York, Aug. 27. Following first
declines the stock market today ex
perienced a recovery which lifted
some of the stocks, above the opi ning
prices. I'nlon Pacific and Southern
Pacific showed especial strength.
There was a fresh selling movement
in which the gains were lost. The
market was again governed by rumors
and reports concerning Harrlman's
health. The bear faction was con
stantly on the watch t i' vulnerable
points of attack but was playing
Just before noon a concentrated at
tack on Steel Common sent that stock
below 71, yesterday'a low price, and
the balance of the list was affected ad
versely. I'nion fHclfic elling v. thin a
fraction of yesterday's clos...
oo r Ni:i:r rksioatk..'
Chemical Preservation of I'ootl Is Not
Necessary, leliircs One Shak
er at HonvoT.
rK. H. W. WILEY. WHO TAKES THE LEADINO PAItT IX THU
F EDERAL GOVERNMENT'S! Fill ll T AGAINST HLEACHED FLOUR.
' St. Louis, Aug. 27. The millers oi
the country who use patent devices
for bleaching flour by means of nitro
gen peroxide, have begun the collec
tion of a r.0,000 fund to be used In
righting the government In defense of
the millers who may he prosecuted for
s. lling bleached flour. President
Castle, of the Millers' National 'usho
liiitloii. Is chairman of the defense
. otnmittee. The fund Is being used
by taxing each user of the patented
machinery 15 cents a barrel. The
minpiiny that controls the patems
will add $25,000 to the fund. The
1 b aching process by machinery Is
pi.id to .be used by two-third of the
millers In the United Mate.
j llow It I7)o.u .;,
Denver, Aug. 2".'. In ductlssinV
."the chemistry -of bleached flour-Wr-.
H. W. Wiley, chief chemist of tin- de
partment of agriculture, confined hlm-
Iself to the technical side of the. sub-
!j. ct, saying It was not his intention
to give an opinion on the effect of
bleached flour In the human system
or lis use In concealing Inferiority or
Exposure to sunlight or air, consti
tuting what Is known us "aging"
pioduces a certain whitening in flour,
he sold. By chemical" nouns tn'B
change of .tints could be produced im
mediately so far as appearance was
totuerned and a perfectly new flour
made to look like an old one. In the
highest grades of flour the inner ov
white-d part of the berry Is separated
mechanically. lr. Wiley then related
the various processes used in 'diem
Rally treating flour. '.
'The Mmosphrrc itself, probab!;
du.' Um -he presence of ozone, pr -
duces iil'u fe(v nmrtthA. 'prftetRw.Ny the
Mtm,llVct so far a color Is con
cerned us is produced liy thtv-bleaish
ing of-the flour, other change go on
which In the minds of u great many
consumers improve, its quality."
Denver. Aug. 27. Taking a view
differing from that of Remsen lit feree
board, the manufacturers before the
convention of the association .f state
and national food and dairy depart
ment today urged that benzoate of
soda is no longer necessary as a food
preservative.. tine speaker declared
that there Is no need for chemicals ll
food when by a process of steriliza
tion ami refrigeration they can be
done away with.
1 he need for better Inspection of
meats und animai was the subject of
a paper prepared by Miss Alic- Lakey
chairman of the food committee of
the National Consumers' league, in
which Bhe stated that only about half
the unimals slaughtered re inspected.
QUIT THEIR WORK
Iiiimii'ciI Men al Cur Plant Say They
(rtit Poor I'imhI ami Have
Not llccn Calil.
WILL I'l'RMSH WORK
TO NAVAL LAROKIIRS
Seattle, Aug. 27. In order to fu.-
nlsh employment for the hundreds t
skilled laborers who have been bile at
the Pug. t sound navy yard since the
four armored cruisers of the Pacific
licet left there August 17, the navy
department ban been persuaded. '.
lid the gunboat Concord and 'h"
cruiser Charleston to the yard for r.--
ilrs. As a result of this urraiig.-
meiit plans for laying off 7h'i men
tor lack of work nt the yards have
1 ten abandoned. Recently .'.mi m-n
ol the force of l.f.oo were lui.l olf.
and further reductions tiad be. n
lioitsi; i;oi.i.i:i on him.
Com puncher Taken to Kosiu ll for
Treat inenl Is In Serious
Kostt.II. X. SI., Aug. 27 -When th
tram from the south arrived this
morning it brought m a litter a
young man named Davidson, who re
ceived serious injuries mi tin- ranch
of Jim Stewart, .aft of Hagerman,
while "punching cows." His horse
got tangb d in a barbwire fence lying
along the ground und fell. The rider
was caught beneath the horse. Til
boy's condition Is serious, as an ab
scess, conseijuent upon rupture of th
bladder. Is thought to have formed In
an almost surgically Inaccessible p.i-1
of tin abdomen.
Pittsburg. Aug. 27. Imported men
numbering 200 quit work today at
the Pressed Steel Car company's plant
at SIcKccs Rocks und marched in a
body to the banks of the Ohio liver,
where they say they will camp until
the company lias paid them for their
work. It is then their Intention to
return to their homes in eastern and
These men claim there are now 3no
workmen left in the plant unJ that
all will leave by tomorrow. Poor food
and uncongenial working conditions
they say. actuated the wholesale de
sertion. A large number of men, it
is said, w ill come to the fed. nil build
ing (luring the day and make affi
davits for the purpose of investigating
.iliewa-d charges of peonage.
National Civic IVilcrullon IMuns to
Provide Cou IX' for Children
Alter II" 'V I'inisli the
lit HM D HIS HOItV.
Sop. rton. (la., Aug. 27. After kill
ing one man and seriously wounding
two others of the posse which chased
him. ll. Clark, a negro convict serving
a life sentence in. the Hibb county
chain gang for mur.b r, was killed at
sunrise. His body was buri ed on a
rubbish heap by enraged citizens.
Clark had i scaped from the g in,'
and was roaming around the country,
armed with a shotgun, rifle und au
tomatic pistol, and wearing a steel
breast protector. Winn located by
the posse he bi gau firing and more
than loo shots were exchanged. James
Diird. n, it member of the porsc was
killed, and Sheriff .latins Lester, of
Montgomery rnunty, was fjljily
STREET CAR LINE
PLANNED FOR CLOVIS
Council Has an Offer I'mlcr Consid
eration ami WHI Take Action
nt Mi-eting et
Clovls, N. SI., Aug. 27. The most
important step which the city of flo.
vis has taken for some time was tak
en last night when the city council
decided to give to E. J. Howard and
other Moberly, Slo., capitalists a
franchise for a ftrei I car ayste.li !.)
The matter was gone over vt i v
carefully and full plans drawn up to
I Ind both parties to the transaclio i.
The franchise has not yet been fo.'
mully given to the capitalists but, ac
cording to tb. counellmen and the
city attorney, Fred .McDonald, when
the next council meeting takes place
( ii Monday evening final arrangetnen's
will be entered into.
Work on the street car track wi'l
begin. In case the franchise is given,
at no later date than January 1. lsl'i.
MOTOR CVCI.K RCK
WO RY WALT I'll I OOIIRKS
New York, Aug. 27. The one hour
motor cycle lace, the event of the
Hrighton It. ach motordrome track to
day, wa won by Walter C.oerks with a
distance of 53 1-4 miles This record
was mad- in spite of the fact that
Goerks had a spill, and later a Un
burst, which necessitated the use of
New Yolk, Aug. 2". Ifiilnl Slltcbcll
of the National Civic Federation Iu
discussing the plans to establish great
Industrial colleges In all populous sec
tions of the country, said:
"Our committee is to have a further
meeting in Washington, und I can li d
talk definitely until after that, as in a
general way we plan to make the in
dustrial educational systems of the
various localities distinct from cul
t ll l :il education.
"Wo do not plan anything In con
nection with the primary school sys
tem at all. We aim to lake hold of
the children wln n they finish the pri
mary schools at about the age of 14
and give them a four years' course in
"Tiles.- (Schools would huc to be
part of the educational sstem in a
way. because they would be publ'c
chools supported by the public. Th.
subjects to be taught will depend upon
the industrial circumstances ..f the lo
cality. For instance, where there is i.
shoe manufacturing vicinity there
should be a shoe trade school. Where
there are textile works there should
be textile school."
At 7:30 This Evening Ho Was
Still Flying and the
Judges Had Gone '
SEARCHLIGHTS USED "
TO UfiHT THE FIELD
Oaring Aviator Had Remained In
the Air More Than Three
Hours and Covered
a Distance of
RheJnis, Aug. 2T. Flying in a bi
plane today, Henri Farman beat th
distance record of 115.88 miles made
by Latham yesterday. At the seven
teenth lap he had gone 105.57 ml lea.
It was dark when he finished the
nineteenth lap and searchlights placed
on top of the tribunes swept the field,
aiding the daring aviator In his night.
Not counting curves he had gone
118.06 mile. ..-
At 7:30 o'clock the committee,
ceased recording the rounds. Farman
had then gone 121.78 miles in 3 hours,
4 minutes, 66 and 2-5 seconds.
Thousands Are There
Rheims, Aug. 27. The aerial racea
now In progress here dally are arous
ing Increased interest and excitement
throughout France, us well aa Europe
generally. The published accounts of
marvelous flight! in which record,
after record has been broken havo
gripped the public attention and
thousands of people are Hocking here
from all parts of the 'continent.
The program for today included the
finals In the prlx do la champagne, or
the competition for the greatest dis
tance covered without taking on fresh
supplies of fuel and oil. This contest
carries the Inniest prix'o of the mc;t
fng. Th.t record, of DSX mlleH .,.:4.W
iy Latham yt.a.rday fti 2 hpers,1 ii
minutes. 9 and 3-3 seconds was th
mark of attack by the sky pilots to
day. Latham announced that he
would try to beat this.
Rig Ilveiit Tomorrow.
The contest tomorrow for the' Inter
national cup, known as the Gordon
Bennett trophy, to go to the aviator
who covers two laps, or 12.42 miles
in the shortest time, is regarded as the
principal event of aviation week.
Both the Wright and English
machines are considered too slow to
stand any chance and the contest, con
sequently, lies bet w , en Mlerlot, Cur
tiss and Latham.
WARN TEXAS COAST
OP SKVIORK .STORM
Wea I Iter llureaii Says High Wind ami
Tlilal Waves tan 1W KvM-ctcl
on tlii Coast.
New Orleans, Aug. 27. Shipping
was again warned today to exercise
caution along the Louisiana and Texas
coasts. A weather bureau bulletin
says that a tropical storm of marked
Intensity is centered In the gulf, off th
mouth of the III. i (irande, and is mov
ing nortli und will cause dangerously
high east winds and high tides along
the Texas coast.
i:IIIHI Is, M CIIIMI
His I'atenl I lender Is 4 ub-lilliled to
Do More Work aiul have Hie
I'lirmer Much Time.
Itoswell, X. SI., Aug. 27. - A re
markable model ..f a header Unit is
calculate,! to cut two rows of corn,
mai.e, Kaffir corn or kindr. d crops
was displayed on the streets t,.d.
by II. Y. Gregg. who moved In r.
from Hot-tales recently. Tin- ma. h.n.
is a ridable one and makes til. w.uk
to In- accom pi isheil t,y t io farmer
The invention consists of a frame
and wheels, the revolving of lb
wheels turning knives against uhi ..
the beads of the corn are liiriied b
suitable guards The severed In a is
I'iil I to a broad belt that carries til. in
i ith.-r to a dump box or to a wagon
that could be driven by lie- side .f
the header As shown by tin- mod. I,
the work of the machine is a great
boon for m.ti who raise ixtensiv.
crops of the nature d.-scri bed. and
ought to be a ready sell, r nil over
the plains country win re such crops
are raised. Sir. Gr. gg is -ici inn Ins
latent with a vlcW of s iling mi iu
ti rest in it to raise funds for il.s i x-tt-nriive
manufacture. He s.iui. d nis
pat.-nt after making application for ii
two years ago. I
WHEN STEAMER SANK
The Ohio I . mi i ii lc, t'd 4 In Alaskan
oust aiul I'Hi l oi the liisscn
gers Were Saved.
P. ' '
Seattle. Aug. 2 7. The steamer Ohio.
Which left here for YuhlcK, Alaska.
Aug. 24 with 13. passengers, struck
a reef off Steep Point. Alaska, at I
o'clock this morning mid sank. The
steamers Humboldt and Rupert City.
which were in the neighborhood, took
off the Hilo'.s surviving passengers.
A message just received from M. J.
Mahoney, vvh Is on the Humboldt,
says that six persons are missing, the
purser, wireless operator and four
Many Wile Itrovinetl.
San Francisco, Aug. 2 7. According
to a report received here by the Mer
chants' Exchange, flflv lives Were lost
when the steamer i Uiio w ent dow n iu
M'AV STYLE AIIIIOPI. AM!
STARTI.IIS NEW JERSKV
X. w York. Aug. 27. The nightly
iipp. nr. in. e of a billing, sailing critt
lias mystili.il and ugitat.d the resi
dents of suburb. iu to. ins in northern
X. w J.-rsei. What is iK scribe,! us un
unship. soiin tim, s containing one
person and al otter tun, s two. has.
been ..l.. rie l h( night uiakl.nj rapid
flights hlith in the air. Attention ha
I'n n attracted to it by the loud ex
haust from lis motor. K.-.-.d, nls of
Moimliir at.- tiie latest , i. part hav
ing seen it This airship, which K
ol the ii. iopl.ine model, is believed J
belong to an eiii.eriui.nier who ha
Ins h, tid,Uiirler in sonic iriolainl cc
lion and who hf preserving secrecy.