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Sii CONVICTS TURNED LOOSE.
Murderer*), Thieved and Bigamists
Included in Tluuiksgiving Idst.
Columbia, Nov. 27.-Thirty-three
prisoners were liberateil from the
penitentiary and jails In South Caro
lina yesterday afternoon by Gover
James Stobo Young, former secre
tary of the Seminole Securities Com
pany, serving a sentence of one year,
was given a full pinion.
W. H. Mills, convicted in Cherokee
county on the charge of killing
Frank Deal in 1907, was paroled.
A parole was granted to Plumer
Ashley, convicted in Abbeville county
in 1911 on the charge of manslaugh
ter and sentenced to seven years, ile
ls a nephew of Josh Ashley, of An
Record for One Day.
The list of others paroled and par
Elbert Wallace, assault with In
tent to kill, Aiken, 12 years.
Jim Lewis, manslaughter, Ches
ter, two years.
Sam Langford, nt sault and battery
of a high and aggravated nature and
carrying concealed weapons, Lau
rens, twelve months on chain gang.
Travis Bright, manslaughter,
Cherokee, two and one-half years.
James Boulwaro, manslaughter,
Fairfield, ten years.
J. F. Horton, highway robbery,
Spartanburg, ten years.
Mamie Fields, murder with recom
mendation to mercy, Barnwell, life
imprisonment. Had served nine
G. C. Summey, assault and battery
with intent to kill, Greenville, four
years* imprisonment or fine of $800.
Charles Huger, manslaughter,
Dorchester, six years.
Will Dunlap, murder, with recom
mendation to mercy, lifo imprison
ment. Had served four years.
Alonzo Camack, manslaughter,
Fairfield, three years.
S. M. Butt, manslaughter, Oconee,
three years'. Had served 18 months.
Robert Duncan, larceny, Green
ville, six years.
Rufus Jones, murder, Orangeburg,
J. H. Pope, Jr., manslaughter,
Hampton, ten years.
Wylie Alford, larceny, Florence,
two years on county works.
Knowlton Davis, manslaughter,
TMf.Vii.jnd flvp vpn rs
Alexander Brook?; i* ?ntc.r,
. i land, live vokis on ie' : ./o? *s,
< Itipn i[ampton!; i: .".d* . with
fecon mond?t hm In ru.-ro.y, ..ir
woou, mo imprisonment.
Lonnie Hicks, larceny of a bicycle,
York, sentenced to pay a fine of $5
and three years in reformatory for
colored boys in Lexington county.
Will Johns, bigamy, Union, three
years and fine of $500.
J. C. McElrone, Immorality, Rich
land, sentenced to pay the plaintiff
the sum of $25 annually for ?he
maintenance of the child until it
reaches tho age of 12 years.
Bishop Bradley, larceny. Abbe
ville, five years in State reformatory.
Betsy Calhoun, arson, Abbeville,
John El rod, obtaining goods under
false pretenses, Spartanburg, one
James M. Center, assault with In
tent to kill, Greenville, ono year's
imprisonment or to pay a flue of
William Brown, murder, with rec
onimedation to mercy, Greenville,
Robert Daniel, assault with felo
nious intent, Fairfield.
Mrs, Cothrnn nt White House.
Washington, Nov. 2!). -When Gov
ernor Wilson becomes President of
the United States tho halls of the
White House, for the firs! time In
fifteen years, will resound with the
laughter and prattle of an '.adminis
tration" baby. Tho baby is little 16
months-old Josephine, tho daughter
of Mrs. Perrin Cothrnn, of Raleigh,
N. C., a favorite niece of tho next
President. Governor and Mrs. Wil
son are said lo have invited Mrs.
Cotbran to make her home In tho
White House during the four years
from March I next.
Virginia, the throe-year-old daugh
ter of Joseph Wilson Howe, ol' this
city, a nephew ol' tho next President,
probably will assume tho role ol lit
tle Josephine's playmate. .Mrs. ("ot ti
ran, who is only 22 years old, is ex
pected to prove not only a conven
tional bul an entirely congenial chap
erone for the three daughters Of the
Boy Killed by Playmate.
West Pomt, Ga., Nov. 29.-While
out hunting late yesterday afternoon
Alfred Hanson, aged fourteen, shot
Herman Sparks, his companion, of
Hie same age, of Lnnett, over tho
heart with a .22 calibre parlor rifle.
The hoy lived an hour alter the
Shooting. Hanson claims the shot
was accidental, hut was held in jail
awaiting trial by the coroner's jury.
EMPLOYEES WIN ARBITRATION.
Georgia Railroad Mon Aro Victorious
Under tlio Erdinnu Ar tv.
Vtlanta, Ga., Nov. 27-Conductors
and trainmen of tito Georgia Rail
road, who recently went on strike
because of the discharge of two em
ployees by the system, won their de
mands when the arbitration board,
agreed upon by tho railroad and the
employees to settlo the dispute, or
dered tho railroad to reinstalo Hie
Tho verdict of tho arbitrators,
when read by tho umpire, Judge
William L. Chambers, was received
without a sign of d?monstration
from the scores of union men pres
ent. Asido from a general brighten
ing of faces there was no manifesta
tion of feeling at the news of the sig
Officials of the organizations wore
present in their accustomed places,
Vico Presidents T. A. Gregg and .las.
.Murdock occupying a table with Mr.
Paschal. General Manager Thos. K.
Scott and Superintendent \V. S.
Brand, of the Georgia Railroad, were
absent. Neither was Trainmaster J.
H, Chapman present, or other offi
cials who have been on band daily
during the entire progress of tho
The employees discharged were
Conductor J. T. Paschal and Flagman
A- M. Morgan. Paschal was dis
charged because he allowed his engi
neer to work continuously more
than sixteen hours lu violation of the
Federal laws, according to railroad
officials. Morgan was discharged as
tho result of a controversy with the
railroad over an expense account, the
system's officers asserted.
Conductor Paschal did not deny
that he had allowed his engineer to
work more than sixteen hours, but
claimed that tho action was in ac
cordance with orders issued by the
railroad. Morgan admitted a mis
take in his expense account, but
claimed that after lt had boen cor
rected the company still objected to
a charge of fifty cents for two
lunches. Dispute over this led to his
discharge. Both employees asserted
the real reason for their discharge
was that they were prominent in the
trainmen's and conductors' unions.
Severe Typhoon in Philippines.
Manila, Nov. 28.-Many lives were
lost during a severo typhoon which
occur rod to-day :? .. [?rape r ty
i du mage w&i rojior ed,
! Xam.r, Ley?lo arid No -th fAi a>
.*.".."._, rum ... - 4..."... ? ..vi lu wu
of Tacloban, the capital of Leye te,
was practically destroyed. Two
steamers were wrecked In Tacloban
How many persons were killed by
falling houses, flying debris and by
drowning is not known, but the loss
of life is reported to have been great
and tho damage is estimated at seve
ral million pesos.
North I/ends in Democrats.
Washington, Nov. 29.- It has just
been discovered by statisticians of
the House that for the first time in
the history of tho lower branch of
Congreso the Democrats of tho North
will outnumber their party col
leagues of the South. Never before
has democracy drawn its main
Strength from north of tho Mason
and Dixon line but as the investiga
tors figure it the party will have in
tho coming House 152 Northern
Democrats and only 140 from the
South, in party caucus, in case of a
split on sectional lines, this would
give tho Northerners a majority of
12. By reason of longer service,
however, the Southerners will con
trol virtually all of the important
committees and tims practically will
be able to direct the business of tho
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LABOR LEADERS ACQ\ ivri''..
Tried for Murder in Conn?? i - ?? With
Massachusetts StrlJ .
Salem, Mass., No . .>. ' Mot
guilty" is the vere! of tjiu jury in
tho case of Joseph J. Ett'.-. Ni turo
Giovannittl and Joseph Ct ruso for
tho murder of Anna Lopl:/o. vho
was killed In a Lawrence textile
strike riot last winter.
Whew the three men bad heard
the words freeing them i the
charge, they embraced and kissed
each other. Giovannittl th- sprang
to his feet.
"Gentlemen of the jury,' lu did,
his faco beaming with Joy iii Ute
name of justice, truth an?; . t\\l(,i\
tion, 1 thank you."
Tho court interpreter, Alfred : ie
co, acting for Caruso, said.
"Mr. Caruso desires m< lo say
that he wants to thank, yo all 1
now that he ls a free ma1 lu > iys
that he was Innocent of thc cri) o '
Ettor. leader of tho strike at 1 ??> w
renee, and chief center o1' l?1
that has aroused world-w> ' > ai*-a
tlon, addressed the jury:
"May lt please the Court lie dd,
"I thank you, not only f<
but In the nam? of my cc.
1 also feel impelled to thank tho
Court for the fair mannet In lilcli
this trial has been conduc
thanks we offer are not tly mrs,
but thanks In the name of v .'.
Greeted by Thront'
Lawrence, Mass., Nov. .' Phou
sands greeted with red lights aud
cheered the return to thh cit) J
J. Ettor, Arturo Giovanni ,1. anil U
seph Caruso, who wer? a il tb ; ai
Salem on the charges of urti
connection with th? deat aa
Lopizzo during the textile trihi i< re
last winter. Women wit babl< lu
their arms joined In the d abu .tra
llon, which gathered In rollin as
th? crowd surged with u bro?
acquitted men through th prin< al
streets to Lexington Hall, h adoj r;
ors of the Industrial Wot
World. Cheering was c [nu
From every side street ? ne
ment district flocked Iv. idredi- of
operatives carrying red 1 lits. The
throng In Lexington H
made conditions in the tildi
dangerous that Ettor wa ' ?> o
ask them all to leave. '
an open window, ho add th?
great crowd, mad? up of ll j work;
or? of a score of n**.tIOhplltt
Both Ettpr? and (iiovr.nnUVtl uo
. l-i i ed fn. v o woo fi,-.ir I ' . es. ;*Vt-'0
<>i'-..a;tty ok' the industrial olassc?'."
ICttoi .vail c?ntiiino.usly '*>t<hTupi?<j
with cheers, and as he . . I
there was a great ou thur
The crowd clamored t
the leader, but Ettor, suf
nervous exhaustion due ti i
of his trial and the ex<
the day, was taken awaj
paper men in an automol
as he had finished speak!'
The Lawrence Cn
(Editorial In News and
The outside world has
able to get a comprehens
of conditions as they wer.
renee during th? strike la?
bas known that the mos
modes of living were pi
that tariff-protected towr
was on its knees, lustra
ony of American mon e ig,<
manufacturing and earnii u .
based in some measure on iii iii
cent protetcion afforded
owners, it was discovered
[if the laborers were fore!,
of them able to speak th
tongue, all of thom frlghtfv. lei
paid and all of them who
Islled with life as they foun |
strike that resulted was a f<
The local police prohibited
and children of the strike;
town, although in town t
without means of support,
altogether a miserable sta
fairs, wholly un-American,
shocked tho American c
considerably. It had muc
also, we Imagine, with tin
Democratic triumph, cort
Tho arrest ol' Kt tor, G
and Caruso on tho charge i
murdered Anna Lopizzo ari
terest and resentment, anion
people nil over the worl
meetings of protest were
moro (han one foreign onpi
case against Ettor and GI
ivas at beal only a constru?
Winn tho evidence was al
judge instructed the jury thr
mini could bo lound guilty o
in tho first degree, as no evil
been introduced to show th
had premeditated the doutt
hotly. Caruso, on the otb
was more directly concerno
nm riler In f lint ho was acth
particular riot in which tho
was killed and in the imtnc
elnity. The jury has decid i
ever, that he had nothing to
tho killing and is innocent o
It Is probably for tho b<
osts of everybody that the ci
ed out as It did. Mad t
VAUGHN APPEALS TO GOVERNOR
Mr. Bleaso Hears the Piteous Tolo of
tho Doomed Mon.
Columbia, Nov. 28.-Governor
BleaBo made a visit to the State pen
itentiary yesterday and had an hour's
talk with T. U. Vaughn, the Green
ville man under sentence to die in
tho electric chair, having been con
victed of crimlnal assault on inmates
, of the Odd Fellows' Orphan Home
while ho was its superintendent.
I Vaughn has addressed several com
j munlcatiouB from his cell in tile
death house to the Governor, asking
? for an opportunity to talk with him,
! and to-day tho Governor visited the
j penitentiary. Vaughn was brought
1 from bib cell in the death house to
j the superintendent's office, whore he
j talked with the Governor, who 11s
I tened patiently to tho piteous story
I of the condemned man, but all that
'he could promise him, was that he
I would think carefully over every
; thing he told him.
Vaughn shows the strain under
. which he has been living and appears
? to be very blue and downcast. His
eyes are watery and he seems to be
living in the deepest kind of gloomy
spirits. Ile is kept confined in the
death house within a few feet of the
electric chair, where he has been sen
tenced to die on December 20. How
ever, the appealing of the case to the
Supreme Court has served as a stay
of the sentence of the court.
22 Years-$27 Watch.
The Governor, after talking with
Vaughn, went out Into tho peniten
tiary yard among the prisoners and
made an inspection. He found
among the prisoners au old negro,
"who has served already twenty-two
years for stealing a $27 watch, and
another negro who has served nearly
a dozen years for stealing $9.
Tho Governor looked over matters
around the State penitentiary, spend
ing considerably over an hour there.
Thero is moro catarrh in this sec
tion of the country than all other
diseases put together, and until the
last few years was supposed to be
incurable. For a great many years
doctors pronounced it a local disease
and prescribed local remedies, and
by constantly falling to cure with lo
cal treatment, pronounced lt incura
ble. Science has proven catarrh to
be a constitutional disease, and
therefore requires constitutional
treatemont. Hall's Catarrh Cure,
manufactured by F. J. Cheney & Co.,
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Georgia "Night Hiders" Busy.
Bainbridge, Ga., Nov. 28.-- Inves
tigation waa instituted here to-day
at a meeting of several prominent
tobacco growers of tho burning of
$20,000 worth of tobacco in Decatur
county last Tuesday by night riders.
Three large barns were totally de
stroyed hy fire In the Georgia county
and two barns of tobacco were c Mi
stimed by flro across the Florida line,
twenty miles distant. Tho loss sus
tained In tho latter State ls not
All of the tobacco barns destroyed
were owned by members of an asso
ciation formed three years ago by
large growers to hold the tobacco
until a suitable price was offered for
it by manufacturers.
1,447,000,000 Eggs in Storage.
New York, Nov. 29.-Although
eggs of various grades are sidling in
New York at prices ranging from
G5 cents a dozen for "strictly fresh"
down to about ?18 cents for tho cold
storage variety, an official report
just made public shows that more
than 1,117,000,000 eggs are being
bold in storage warehouses in New
York and vicinity.
boen found milty there would have
I been thousands to believe that they
bad been '.railroaded" to death. As
it is. their Inoncence has been estab
lished and that is a good tiling for
them and also for tho cause which
they represent. The lesson to be got
from the Whole matter is, wc think,
the inability of foreign immigrants
)f a certain class, who come to this
rou nt ry, to discriminate between li
euse and liberty. They not only
nit no restrain on their tongues, but
hey construe our political Institu
tions and theories to moan thal every
ndlvidual is a law unto himself, lt
?ikes generations to train mon to
? rulo themselves. Americans havo
not learned the lesson fully yet. Pos
sibly the Salem trial will be benon
gal in preventing to some extent
jxtravngniice of teaching on tho part
>f men Uko Glovannitti. Wo hope
?0, ?hough when wo consider Hay
ward, once in the shadow of death in
limilar circumstances, we wonder If
he curbing of rabid malcontents is
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MAYOR J. P. GRACE MARRIED.
Charleston Executive Weds Miss Ella
B. Sullivan iii Now York.
New York, Nov. 27.-Miss Ella
Barkley Sullivan, of Charleston, and
John P. Grace, mayor of that city,
were married at 12 o'clock to-day at
the Church of the Incarnation, at
175th street and St. Nicholas avenue.
Rev. Father P. J. Mahoney, rector
of the church, performed tho cere
Mrs. Herbert Nicholls Lawrence,
mother of the bride, came to New
York from Chicago to bo present at
the wedding. Mrs. Lawrence gave
away the brido. Previous to the wed
ding Miss Sullivan had been residing
at tho homo of her brother, J. F. Sul
livan, on 108th street, New York.
Miss Ada O'Brien attended the
lyrino lind ?..>. Harry i. ff?,acock., yt
ObaCk.u.; noted AS lus; n'i?i) for
\1< roi Ol' <.'.'. ,-. UtlUHUAl ' "aturo ol
tic' OCOrtStO!) VU:, th?? h.MfiV wttioo.no
given the bridai coupl? af tot the
ceremony by children of tho paroch
ial school, who thronged the rear of
The wedding party left in several
automobiles. .Mayor Grace and bis
brido will spend their honeymoon in
the West and will return to Charles
ton before tho holidays.
Friends of the cou ide who were
present at the wedding included: Dr.
Harry Hancock, W. Turner Logan,
Mr. Grace's law partner; Miss May
bell Smytl , J. F. Sullivan, assistant
chief engineer in the bureau of high
ways, and Mrs. Sullivan.
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Walhalla, S. C. adv.
Thero is no reason why a woman
shouldn't bo interested in business
if lt is her own.
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DISREGARDS HEH CONFESSION.
Missourians Refuse to Convict Wo
man Who Admitted Double Murder.
Sedalia, Mo., Nov. 27.-"Not guil
ty" was tho verdict returned by the
Jury here to-day In the caso of Mrs.
Pansy Filen Lesli, charged with the
murder of Mrs. Elizabeth M. Qualnt
auco, of Green Ridge, Mo. Judge
Shain instructed tho jury to acquit
tho woman on the ground that a con
fession she had made was not backed
by corroborative evidence.
Mrs. Lesh, In tears, thanked Judge,,
jury and attorenys. She received tho
verdict calmy at first, but began to
cry when her attorney told her she
was free to go where she would. She
said she would return to Los Angol?s
and attempt to gain possession of
her 2-year-old son.
Ou v-v-.-iiib'--r ' ..' . Lo.-?'), then
living ?i? angeles, Confessai] thai
?he h?d -? I.!-. I \h> do.Uh;., O? Ml'?.
? Quain taludo 111 Hi(M and til Mr* lill/.ft
tsterlng poison in their food while
she was employed by them. Sho was
then less than 14 years of age.
She told Los Angeles authorities
that ber husband knew of her acts
and that she made the confession to
' prevent his exposing her.
I On tho return journey to Missouri
she told Sheriff Henderson, of Seda
I lia, of being loft an orphan in St.
Louis and of mistreatment at the
hands of several persons with whom
she lived thereafter. She said lack
of a mother's care had left her prac
tically without a sense of right and
wrong. Tlie deaths of Mrs. Qualnt
ance and Mrs. Coo wore at the time
believed to be from natural causes.
Mrs. lash's trial began Monday.
The session to-day was brief. Judge
Shain refused to admit tho confes
sion and prepared a formal verdict
of acquittal, which was at once sign
ed by the jury. The charge of first
degree murder in connection with
tho death of Mrs. Coe was dismissed.
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