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WEEKLY ARIZONA JOURNALMlNER.
Pioneer Pacer of Arizona.
PRESCOTT, ARIZONA, WEDNESDAY. MARCH 18. J 903.
Legislator Asoumeu Attitude of an
Obstruction Bull and Ostenta
in Opposition to the Passage of the
.Cowan Bui, While He
Editor Kelly, of the 15i.t.fc Review,
was in rheni when tfca rota was
takeu in the honsi on the Cownn bill.
What hf sent 1 - - pajiei in reference
to it fallows :
"The fight in the boose this after
noon aac ! ittei :it times, bad the op
ponents of tilt Co
finally and allow ed H
io pass. The
friends of Bto rd in the house re
sorted to the mo.-t glaring lilaHlapi
Unci tactics to defeat tbe passage of
the bill. This Mntag fire inconse
quential t ills preceded the Mil ou
the calenda: . Rowe with sec(acular
pautomii; i otesque histrionic
efforts made ;'':iy to the paUariaa
for hours. Time a;id again he assum
ed the attitude of an obst i net ive bull
and osteutal iou.-ly winked occasion
ally at the iej . nM iv a in th' i i
gallery, who aci cpted his optical
blandishments fo' public favor in
la 1 1 amusement .
"The legislators displayed rare for
bearance 88 Kowe laved about tbe at
tack and 'raid on tbe - :. ! fund
"Loud cheering Iron, tbe galleries
greeted everv law maker who attemnt.
ed to throttle the fiiilmsu rer. Speak
er Powers maintained a digiiitied and
silent contempt for the travesty ou
legislation while -crious assemblymen
leaned in their .-eats and dozed.
Spectators were surprised to find Kaaa
St. Charles in line with the obstruc
tionists today. This m by far the
most interesting day in the session
and brought out the impunity of plat
form smashers in bold relief. While
the galleries derided the buffoouery
of dramatic Kowe and jester St.
Charles, some of : ! Ian mak
ers smiled radiantly, tbtu endorsing
brazen obstruction to a measure in
defiance of the strongest di-ilav of
public sentiment vet manifested ovej
an internal measure in Arizona.
W. W. Elliott, the mill builder, has
just completed the erection of a
building ou the Mohawk group of
mines on Pine cretsk. for the ataaap
mill there. Some addit tonal machin
ery has al.-o leen added eoMnattBg of
a gasoline hoist, air urs and
Some handsome spociuieuo of ore
were placed in the Wiusor cabinet to
day from the Fitzhugh Lee mine, ucar
Poland, owned by Chattel J. deorge.
The ore. in some re-pet ts is the most
peculiar that has been seen here for
some time. It is of a brownish color
and has tbe appearance of rntile ore.
It is covered with beautiful crystals,
while some free gold is visible to the
. . T . , . . .
naked eye. and is said to curtain
some copier value--, but no ; y of
the ore bus occu made (.i it and its
actual value is not known, but it is
pretty, just the same, and the !:
meus are very rare.
A forty one pound liar of gold bul
lion was brought in yesterday from
tbe Henrietta mine, owned by the
C. S. Gaee. one of the wdl known
mining men of Arizona, is wmV
Prescott for a few days. Mr
superintendent of the Planet Copper
Mining company, operating cten-ive
properties at Planet. Ari.ona. He
is also MSitnwter at that place. This
camp is about 80 miles from Kingman
and 12 miles east of the Co!nrndo
river in the 'till Williams Fork conn
try, and is where the rich strike was
made a few days ago which nearly de
populated the city of Kingman. This
strike was made since Mr.Gaee left the
camp and he is eonseoueutl v ouite in
terested in it. as he has a number of
claims adjoining the claim- owned by
the Mexicans who made the rich find.
He says they had ta'. en out ipiite a
bit of fine ore for somi time ' tore he
left there, and if they have discovered
anything richer than they h ive 1 n
taking out i! must !m pu t: y good ore.
Mr. Gage will leave for boUM) in a day
or two as he i.- anxious to kuow more
about the matter.
Mrs. St. Clair lS-e.-iv - Trlflgl ai
Father's Serious lllne-s.
About 10 o'clock yesterday moruing
Mrs. D. K. St. Clair, who only three
days before had suffered the teal of
her husband, received a telegram
from her sister. J!i- Lulu Hunter, at
Flagstaff, that she had .ju-t received a
wire that their father mtm Ml ei .-i
ed to live more than a few hours and
their mother wa- also eiy ill.
The terrible news almost pro-trated
the little lady, who had just been
passing through .-o much sorrow, but
she hurriedly packed a lea clothes
into a trunk an i t oak the II o'clock
train for tbe bsdeid "t bed roent- ai
Rockport. Mo She v. as i'.ined at
Flagstaff by Mis- Lulu Hunter aud
they will make the sad joaunej to
gether. ARIZONA BISBEE COMPANY.
Begins Active Opawttena on Their
Tbe following from the Tomlistone
Prospector will lie of infer - ! ba I
good many I'n -cot t people who have
become intere-1ed in 'lie . properties:
"County Treasurer Scrihuer re
turned a fa I lay- -ine from Bishee.
where he went to at -:.,! a tee ting of
zona Co; '
which ba t r
was called lor tbe
officers Hlio V lioa
tbe ensuing year,
were elected :
r elect ing
M. I). Scribner, Tombstone, presi
dent ; C. T. Clark, Bisbee. vice presi
dent and general manager; Jacob
Schmid, Bisbee, treasurer; Frank H.
Bopp, of Bisbee, secretary. The
board of directors are; M. D. Scrib
ner. C T. Clark. Jacob Schmid, Dr.
'. L. Caven. Frank H. Bobb, Geo. B.
Wilcox and F. V. Howard.
The company owns a group of six
claim.- in what is known as the Iron I $005.
taia and immediately adjoining ! (i S Niles and wife to Ida Dutcher,
the property of tbe Modern Copper mortgage on lot 2, blk 12, Fleury ad
Mining company. The claims are ditiou. $600.
about -even miles this side .if Bisbee
in the canyou leading up to the di
vide and about half a mile from the
wagon road leading from this city to
The property is located in au excel
lent section and numerous good bodies
of copper ore have been already
opeued on the property immediately
adjoining it. A force of men have
been put to work during the past few
day.- in sinking a shaft on the proper
ty and the development of the same
will be watched with interest as many
of the stockholders are among the res
idents of Cochise county."
Banal Officers and Decides
The Monday club met yesterday
afternoon at the residence of Mrs. J.
C Merndou. It was purely a business
and social .-e.-siou. and was
only by inemlers. Among other bus
iness transacted was the election of
officers for the next year. The elec
tion resulted as follows: President,
Mrs. B. D. Billingshurst : first vice
president. Mrs. . . Koss; second
presuieut. Mrs. J. t. ilerndon:
recording secretary. Mrs. J. E. Bar
clay; corresponding secretary.
W. M. Claypool: treasurer. Mrs.
The question of organizing the club
into sections which was discussed at a
preceding meeting and postponed un
til yesterday tor final action was
taken up and by a vote the club de
cided ou such organizations. The
different sections will consist of
music, literature and art. They will
meet in separate days and members of
the club can have the privilege of se
lecting the one most congenial to
their abilities and tastes. This how
ever does not interfere with the regu
lar meetiiiL'- of tbe club when all the
members will attend.
A letter was read from Mrs. F. A.
Trifle the organizer of the club and
bo Barred as its president for a num
ber of years.
Mcsdames G. C. Ruffner and J. L
Munds, who have been absent from
Present t for several weeks, were pres
l ni at the meeting and received a cor
dial welcome from the members.
At the conclusion of the business of
the day the club resolved into a social
session, .vhich lasted for some time
and during winch the boataai of the
day served refreshments.
For the Young Folks.
By S. M. Wright,
timidly asked her father stern
For his beautiful
I D. . 1 . L 1 : i
"m lmr lalur' ""-"""
You're destitute of saud.
i Ufa is d.uigeious
; M )ii u ,ai, I
. impering thus for tbe chid e.-t.
Is an evident lack of sail.
Of course, with an anxious throbbing
He met her ba the hali
Aud there, as be told of blasted hopes.
She calmly heard it all.
Sic- irave him an undecided look
With a wistful lorinir eve
And theu. as the golden moment
She softly said
"He sometimes tells me squarely.
But a twinkle in his eye,
Betrays a bidden t ho tender heart :
You'll find it if you try."
The following i.
tbe daily report of
in the county re-
l'"r'l"r ornce. as reported
Prescott Title Company:
March 10. M L Blasiugame to
Yeiiy Dreyer. deed to middle third of
lota 1 ami :!. block 28. Prescott, 81000.
Yetty Dreyer to M L Blasingame.
mortgage on middle third of lots 1
aod :;. blk -js. IVncott, S0G5.
J E Brock man files bond as road
overseer of district No. 1L
S Mentschinoff files a of a work on
a t Clark and San duau Hill mines.
Wm li Fitts files a of a work on
Sink to Rise mine. Humbug district.
M J Cox, F R Mendenhall and C W
Finley to E Greenwood, deed to
I'r.mkliu No. i Last Dollar et al
mine-. Has-ayampa district, 82500.
Twelve mining location notices
March 11. W H Reitermau files a
of a work on Black Chief. Jr., et al
11 I) Matherly to Pfau Jti M aud K
Co. di-ed to Red Halls. No 2 mine.
Cherry Creek district. 8400.
PfM ; M and R Co files a of a
work on Valley aud Red Hills mines
Cherry Creek district.
Coy Carey to J M Moore A Sou,
mortgage on household goods, 850.
Mary .1 Mrvau. B I Fitzpatriek and
Clara llalliuger to .1 N Asher. deed to
all mines. ,.,-. ii; Yavapai county.
Mary J Bryan . B 1 Fitzpatrick and
Clara Balliuger to J N Asher. bill of
ate to cattle near Hot Springs Junc
Kslate of G W Bryau to J N Asher.
bill of sale to cattle near Hot Springs
T C Bowe and J W "Wilson file a of
i v.ork mi Waters Xo 2 mine. Eureka
J Koth and J " W Wilson file a of a
v.ork ou Joe Don mine. Hassayampa
Alto Mg Oa tiles a of a work ou
Yankey et al mines. Bigbtig 'district.
T I Crow! and H A Lancaster to R
M Petis. deed to lot 30x00 feet at Mc
S. veM mining location notices.
March 12. Granville Fain to I V
Dickinson, mortgage on 3t cattle
near Mud Tanks, iS.Vi
C C Loomis, E U Hahne and W J
Campbell incorporate Crazy Basin Mg
Co; capital stock, $1,500,000.
Jos Mayer to E D Treadwell, lease
ou lot at Mayer, SI.
T W Otis and wife to M L Blasin
game, deed to lots 4, 0, 8. 15, blk 12,
Otis addition, $700.
M L Blasingame to T W Otis,
assign ment of mortgage.
Fourteen mining location notices.
March 13. D D Dillon to W J Sim
mons, deed to lot 4 and se 1-4 of sec
17 n 3 w, $400.
J E Reynolds tiles bond as road
overseer of district No. L
D B Uenung et al flies a of a work
on St Elmo mine. Weaver district.
J O Lockart and C Howell file a of
a work on Golden Sceptre mine,
J O Lockart and C Howell file a of
a work on Golden Soeptre mine,
Genevieve M Murphy to Sarah H
Hutchinson deed to half of Oregon
mine, Black Rock district, $1.
Dick W ick Hall to A J Trumbo,
agssignment, and agreement with S F
Powell, concerning Iowa, Texas et al
mines. Black Rock district, $1.
Two mining and one water right
March 14. R M Pettis and wife to
R L Looney, mortgage bldg, McCabe,
Maude K. Kate A and William Allen
to M Bradley and W Christman, quit
claim deed Buffalo mine. Cherry
Creek district $2500.
J H W'ingfield andIL M Turner ap
propriate 2000 inches of water of Clear
Bannie G M and M Co flies a of a
work on Ethel D mine, Walker dis
trict. W X Conkling files a of a w on Blue
Eagle mine, Weaver district
Edgar Sharp to S W Sawyer chat
mge law books, office furniture, etc.,
Martin Schuber vs Copper Basin
G and C Mg Co, lien on numerous
mines in Copper Basin district, $153.
A Vere Moore to J K Miller, deed,
to Mt. Elmo mine, Weaver district,
Twenty -eight mining location no
tices. March 16. CE Champie flies a of
a work on Emma mine Humbug dis
trict. E E McFarland to J R Loosley,
mortgage on part lots 5 and 8, blk 1,
Rambler Copper Mfg Co files a of a
w on Rambler No 1 mine, Agua Fria
D F Mitchell to F M Murphy, quit
claim deed to lot 10 and south 1-2 lot
8, block 2. East Prescott, $38.
lu estate of Maria Fisher Gage, de-
! cree distributing part lots 30, 38, 40,
il. 41 and 16, and all lots 32. 34, 36.
blk 17, Prescott, to 1 M Murphy.
John M Webb to H M Merriwether,
power of attorney to sell, etc mines
in Black Hills district.
H Brooks to Edward Derham, deed.
i:C4 acres in ne 1-4 sec 4, 13 n, 2 w,
Amanda Harvey to H Castonquay,
deed, lot 16, blk 12, Fleury add, $400.
G B Upton to J R Graham, deed to
Raven mine. $1.
Pequot Mfg Co files a of a w on
(jmaha et all mines, Weaver district.
I r Stoddard. Wm English and R S
Goodrich incorporate Rio Fria Mines
Co. capital stock, 500,000.
Noble Conger to Isaac Canavan,
deed 1-3 Big 4 mine, Walnut Grove
D P Nichols and J H and L Ehle,
to Ida Canavan, agreement as to Lo
gan and Lucky mines, Copper Basin
C F Morrell and W F Sams to W B
MeCormick. agreement as to 3-4 Bull
dog. Denver and Olympia mines,
() O Scripture to Minnie Scripture,
power of attorney.
S W Higley to Daniel Edwards re
lease of chattel mortgage, $105.
Ten mining location notices.
Cincinnati, Ohio. March 13. Judge
Horace H. Lurton of the United
States court this afternoon issued a
restraining order in the suit pending
between the Harriman and Keene in
terests, relative to the Union Central
and Southern Pacific stock holdings.
By it the Southern Pacific is restrain
ed from transferring or disposing of
the lease of the Central Pacific or any
of the rights of the Southern Pacific,
or from disposing of shares of stock
in the Southern Pacific.
The order also restrains the (Union
Pacific from taking part in any elec
tion or voting of shares of the South
ern Pacific until the rule to show
cause has been disposed of. The de
fendants are ordered to appear before
Judge Lurton at Nashville, Tenn.,
April 1. to show cause why injunction
should not be issued.
Washington. March 12. President
Roosevelt's contemplated western trip
was the subject of some discussion at
the white house today. Senators
Long, of Kansas. Hopkins, of Illinois,
Fourth Assistant General Postmaster
liristow. of Kansas, talked with the
president about the proposed tour.
Kan-as people are urging the presi
dent to make some stops in their state
after the dedication at the exposition
grouuds on April 30.
Only one stop has been arranged for
l hu.-tar. The president has accepted
au invitation to attend a meeting of
the railway branch of the Y. M. C.
A., at Topeka, May 1.
Few other details have been worked
out. It lias been decided, practically,
that only one trip will be made. It is
expected the trip will be begun about
i April 1.
After leaving Washington the presi
dent will not return until some time
i iu June. It is likely that the first
two or three weeks of the trip will be
passed principally iu the Yellowstone
BUCK L EN'S ARNICA SALVE.
Has world wide fame for marvelous
cures. It surpasses any other salve,
lotion, i u ut incut or balm for cuts,
corns, burns, oils, sores, felons, ul
cers, tetter, salt rheum, fever sores,
chapped hands, skin eruptions; in
fallible for piles. Cure guaranteed.
Only 2.V at all druggists.
On Railroad Employes Who At
tempted to Take Possession
of the Street.
Baltimore Mayor Connived at Railroad
Steal and Has Been Im
peached. Parkersburg. W. 'a.. March 17.
The Baltimore and Ohio railroad com
pany claiming rights under an ordin
ance adopted in L8G8, brought a t
of men into town before day light to
day, and begau to lay track for five
blocks over one of the principal
streets in the city. The depart
ment was called out. and poured such
a stream of water ou the workmen
that they had to abandon the work. A
clash occurred between Mayor Van
dervoost, who is attorney for the rail
road company, and the city council.
The rseult was that the council order
ed out the department and impeach
ment proceedings have been begun
against the mayor.
Washington, March 17. Shortly
after the doors closed in the senate
today, Senator Money offered a substi
tute for the fourth article of the ca
nal treaty which disavow- any inten
tion on the part of the United State
to increase its territory at the expense
of South or Central America. At :i
o'clock a vote was taken and the
amendment was defeated by a party
vote. Senator Daniel offered an
amendment, providing that the treaty
do not take effect until it is approved
by congress and proceeded to address
the senate upon it.
Honolulu, March 17. i By Pacific
cable to Associated Press. ) An urgent
invitation has been forwarded to Pree
ident Roosevelt inviting him to visit
the Havaiian islands wben he makes
his western trip. Great enthusiasm
over the project has been aroused. It
is proposed, should the president ac
cept, to establish a system of wireless
telegraphy between the .-hip and the
islands so to to enable him to keep in
Cripple Creek. Colo.. March 17.
The committee of the Western Federa
tion of miners this morning untitled
the mine owners and shippers of CHp
ple Creek district, who are sending
their ore to the mills of the United
States Reduction company, that min
ers will be called out from their prop
erties unless such shipments cease.
Fifteen hundred men are atfected by
dent has tendered the
rector of the census
North, formerly chief
manufacturing in the
17. The presi
positiou of di
to S. N. D.
to succeed Director Merriam, resign
ed. North has accepted aud will en
ter upon the duties in May.
Vienna. March 17. A dispatch from
Bucharest, Roumauia. says: Miss A--tor,
daughter of William Waldorf -tor,
is engaged to marry Jonel Bra
tiano, the Roumanian foreign min
ister. Miss Astor is now visiting fhe
Roumanian crown Princes.-' family.
"Mother and Son" is the title of a
play which will be given in Dake'fl
Opera house on Monday, April 13. It
will be given as a benetit for tin- pub
lie library, under the auspices of the
Monday club aud will be under the
management of Mr. Remington, a
THE OLD RELIABLE
former professional theatrical man.
who has appeared in the play. He will
be assisted by Miss Kautz who con
tributed so much to the success of tbe
"Doll Shop," and this is assurance of
its success with two such able persons
in charge. A. W. Edwards, on behalf
of F. M. Murphy, has donated the
use of tbe opera house for the occasion
and this will probably be the last en
tertainment given in the building.
St. Louis, March 17. Dr. A. B.
McKee was found dead and his twin
brother and comrade, Charles McKee
mm found in a stable of Dr. McKee
at I. Iwardsville today. The circum
stances indicate that it was a double
suicide, to escape the disgrace that
threateued the physician and which
the brother dreaded as much as if it
were his own. This explanation
groaa out of the arrest of Dr. McKee
a few days ago.
Death was caused by injection of
and Lipton believe will make her the
Berlin, March 17. The budget com-! fastest challenger that has ever boon
mittce of the reichstag today appro- j sent across the Atlantic. The work
priated seven hundred fifty thousand mauship of the yacht is ,-uperb in
dollars to defray the expenses of Ger- j every detail,
mauy's representation at the St. Louis ; . -
exposition. It is understood that
next year's requests will be limited to
seventy five thousand.
Yesterday's practice shoot by the lo
cal gun club was largely attended. ami
the day being warm and not unusually
windy, for March, the shooters had an,
opprotuuity to do their best.
The following named gentlemen
shot at 7.") targets breaking the follow- j
ing score :
D. D. McDonald, 68; H. C. Bur
mister, 02; Aarc ham beau. 55; Mc
Veagh, 15; Ben Hartwick, 45; Jake
Those shooting at 50 targets and the
score they make were as follows:
If. B. Morin, 4J; Wilson, 41: Gil
Facgoaoo, 40; Pickett, 40; Mander
felt. :C5; Dillingham, 30; H. Voge, i";
THE STOMACH IS THE MAN.
A weak stomach weakens the man.
because it cannot transform the food
he eats into nourishment. Health aud
strength cannot be restored to any
sick man or weak woman without first
restoring health and strength to the
stomach. A weak stomach cannot di
L'e-t enough food to feed the tissues
and revive the tired and run down
limbs and organs of the body. Kodol
Dyspepsia Cure clfjgpaes, purities,
sweetens mid strenttnTis the glands
and membranes of the stomach, and
cure.- indigestion, dyspepsia aud all
stomach troubles. Brisley (Drug Co.,
Corbiu Jc Bork.
Notice is hereby given that plats of
the following township has been re
ceived in this office and will be offi
cially filed April 14, 1903, on and
after which date we will be prepared
to receive and act on application to
make entries in said township.
3-14-30 Fen S. Hildreth. Register.
WHAT'S IN A NAME?
Everything is in the name when it
oontea to Witch Hazle Salve. E. C.
DeWitt A Co. of Chicago, discovered,
some years ago. how to make a salve
from Witch Hazel that is a specific
for Piles. For blind, bleeding, itch
ing aud protruding piles, eczema,
cuts. burn.-, bruises and all skin dis
eases. DeWitt's Salve has no equal.
This has given rise to numerous
worthless counterfeits. Ask for De
Witt's the genuine.
Brisley Drug Co., Corbin Jc Bork.
SAW MILL AND LUMBER YARD.
Six miles south of Prescott on Cop
per Basin road. All kinds of native
luinlier cut to order. Also saw dust
in law il II delivered in Prescott. Leave
orders at O. K. Store, West Prescott. 1
3-14-2m L. Harvey.
END OF BITTER FIGHT.
"Two physicians had a long and
stubborn fight with the abscess on my
right lung," writes J. F. Hughes of
Du Pont, Ga.. "and gave me up.
Everybody thought my time had
come. As a last resort I tried Dr.
King's New Discovery for Consump
tion. The benefit I received was
str iking and I was on my feet in a few
days. Now I've entirely regained my
health." It conquers all Coughs.
Colds and Throat and Lung troubles.
50c, and 1
by all druggists.
Trial bottles free.
WHAT IS LIFE?
Iu the last analysis nobody knows,
but we do know that it is under strict
law. Abuse that law even slightly,
pain results. Irregular living means
derangement of the organs, resulting
iu constipation, headache, or liver
trouble. Dr. King's New Life Pills
quickly re-adjusts this. It's gentle,
yet thorough. Only 25c at all druggists.
Shumate i Raible handle Maillard's, j miles from I oral it to thi- place, and
Lowuey's, Allegrettas, Sarony's and it is tilled with many points of inter
Bishop's box candies. l-19tf jest, including some vi ry rugged scen-
Sir Thomas intnn c Nou P.ha Ion-
. . . w . .. uu w)iiuii j i.i" w u i v. i.
ger. Shamrock Hi. Floated on
St. Patrick's Day.
New Vessel Built on Navel Lines and
Said to Be Fastest Sent
Glasgow, March 17. Sir Thomas
Lipton's new launch, the Shamrock
111, was launched at 1 : 15 today. Large
crowds gathered at Denny's yards, at
Dumbarton, in spite of a drenching
rain. Sir Thomas Lipton escorted
Lady Shaftesbury to tbe chri.-leuiug
Among others on the platform were
Lord Provost of Glasgow. Lord Orer
tou and Wm. Fife. As Lady Shaftes
bury broke tbe bottle over the bow
of tbe Shamrock 111 .-he said: "I
christen you Shamrock 111. : May God
bless you and may you bring back the
The Shamrock 111 is built ou novel
and daring lines which the designer
Manchester, N. H., March 14. Dr.
A. A. Ames, former mayor of Minne
apolis, left here today on his volun
tary return to Miuen.-ota to answer
charges of bribery. Sheriff Dreger, of
Minneapolis, accompanied Ames.
El Paso, March 14. A passenger
and treignt train collided this morn
ing on the Calvestou. Harrison and
San Antonio railroad. Lee Holmes a
fireman and a negro tramp were kill
ed. Several others were injured.
Salt Lake. Utah. March 11. Gover
nor Wells today signed the bill mak
ing the state appropriation of six
thousand dollars to aid in carrying
out the program of the National irri
gation congress, which meets in Og
den September S to 11.
Buffalo. N. Y.. March 14. The in
quest into the murder of Kilv.in L.
Burdick was beiruu here today liefore
Judge Murphy. Among the first wit
nesses to appear were Mrs. Seth T.
Paine and Miss Barret', stenographer,
who boards with Mr.-. Paine.
Y.. March 12. Walter
of those who were ili
exploriou ot the.lauk
mdav night, is dead.
I juied iu the
irs ban .'
This briugs the total number of
deaths from the accideut to fifteen.
One more victim will prolwbly die.
Sacrameuto.Cal. . March 10. Albert
Bertrem and .lane s Jory were killed
in an accident iu the ship buibling
yards iu Washington. Yolo county,
this morning. The men were engaged
iu lauchiug a steamer when they
were struck by a revolving capstan
Chicago. March 13. Judge Chet
laiu today bMtrootod the jury in fhe
trial of the Indiana coal ojierators to
bring iu a verdict of not guilty. The
court held that it it was any violation
of the law by the operators it was a
violation of the iutei-st ite commerce
law and not of the Illinois statutes.
Washington. March 12. Secretary
Shaw has returned tioin New York.
The Associate d Pre-.- ..- informed that
while in New York the secretary look
ed into the money situation, but did
not Hud anything iu the present con-
i ditiou which would warrant any in
terference OU the pari of the trea.-ury
Jacksonville. Fla., March 1'!. The
first national bank of Florida closed
its doors today by order of the comp
troller of the currency. No state
meut has been given out yet by the
officials. The First National was one
of the stronge.-t institutions in the
state and its closing is a great sur
Washington, March l& The senate
begau voting ou the amendments to
the canal treaty this moruing. Sena
tor Pettus offered tbe first amendment
whichprovide-il.at the treaty -hall
not go into effect until it is approved
by congress. It was voted down by a
large majority. A uumber of amend
ments were offered by Morgan aint
passed ou adversely without roll calls.
Cheyenne. Wyo.. March 10. If
President RooaawaU carries out his
plau to ride on horseback from Lar
amie to Cheyenne daring hi- western
trip, a company will be provided to
accompany him. It is tiltv seven
Havana, March 14. The sale of
three thousand tons of raw sugar for
the English market has been closed
here at 1. ()." cents per pound.
This is the Hrst sale of sugar for Eu
rope in twenty live years, with the
exception of that which formerly went
to Spaiu prior to the war.
Manilla, March 13. There is a pos
sibilty that the negot lat i ills for the
purchase of the frar lands by the gov
ernment may fail because of the ex
cessive prices asked by the religious
orders and commercial corporal ion
iuterested with the orders. Some es
timates the values submitted art
double those given a year ago.
((Washington. March 12. The senate
committee on foreign relations today
authorized a favoarbl, report on the ;
Cubau reciprocity treaty with an
amendment similar to that recom
mended in conned ion with other rec
iprocity treaties, providing that the
treaty shall not take di c! until ap
1 proved by tbe house as well as the
St. Louis, Marc 1 1 11 special from
Carrot hersvil le. Miaaoari, -ays: be
Old levee, the greate-t dancer point
along the Mississippi, one mile south I
of here, is caving in with the river
showing a rise of four inches and rain
falling heavily. The situation is
grave. Government engineers, with
four hundred men are building a new
Aden. Arabia. March 11. -Advices
t c. 1:1 i .u.i
ii i . in ooiiiuiuauu Sil i lid L Hill 1 11 t lie
recent tight between the followers of
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forces, co-operating with British, the
former lost one thousand men. Mad
Mullah is maintaining authority with
ruthless severity, cutting the throats
of all male malcontents, and mutllat-
ing women and childreu.
Princeton. Ind., March 12. -The
White. Patoka and Wabash river will
all be stationary by Sunday if no
further rains occur. All the lowlands
are entirely submerged. The town of
Fast Mount Carmel has not a single
!erson left iu it, the water being
from three to fifteen feet deep in the
streets. Thousands of acres of grow -
ing wheat will be lost.
Ciucinuati, March 12. "Clover
Nook, " the home of Alice and Phoebe j be arraigned before Commissioner
Carey, sisters, whose poems are wide- Alexander. Miss Florence Brown. I
ly known throughout the literary who is said to be his uiece. and who
world, has passed out of the hands of : arrived with Wright yesterday, went i
the heirs, and will become a home for . to the office of tbe United States mar
the blind, under the management of j shal with her counsel but was not
the Trader sisters of Avondale. Wm.
A. Proctor, a wealthy citizen has
purchased the property and placed it
at their disposal.
Sringfield, .Ills., March 16,-Tele-
grams from Cardiff, Illinois, state
that another explosion occurred at
thai place last evening, entombing j Statesman. " in huge letters surrouud
six men in the mine. One man has i ed by Union Jacks was the greeting
been rescued, dangerously injured. that first met the eyes of Colonial
A later dispatch at noon today says Secretary Chamlierlain and Mrs.
that a third explosion occurred early Chamberlain ou lauding at Southamp
this morning. Two dead bodies have I ton today from South Africa,
been taken out. Three men are in the The travellers had a magnificent
mine whom it will lie impossible to greeting. An elaborate public recep
rescue. tion was held at which Secretary
Toledo. Ohio, March 10. -In a boil-1 Cbamberlain spoke of his work in
, , . . , , . South Africa.
er explosion which wrecked a large ,
portion of the East Toledo mills of j Donaldsonville. La.. March 13.
the Republic Iron and Steel company Great excitement prevails here be
today one man was killed. Two others j cause of telephone advices of an im
were fatally burned. Tbe top of the pending break in Arlington levee
boiler was blown a distance of half a near Baton Rouge. The hands are be-
mile hurdling the tops of over twenty
bouses and finally gouging a bole
twenty feet deep in the ground. The
buildings in its flight narrowly escap
Omaha. Neb.. March 11. Flood
reports are coming in today from a
large number of towns along Elkhorn,
Platte and Loup rivers. The most
serious situation is at Columbus aud
Fremont. At the latter place the
water last night covered the lower
pari of town. Many people retired, :
ignorant of the danger and were awak
ened by the water rushing to their ;
houses. All traiu traffic is delayed.
New Orleans, March 11. The river
is rising slowly here. The contiu-
nance of rainy weather is softening
iiie tereee rapidly and all Louisiana is
prjrj ing lor a return of sunshiue.
Six hundred men are at work today
sacking the weak places and raising
Engineers report the levees in ex
cellent condition. Every foot of em
bankment along the river is under
Philadelphia. March 10. The police
have directed the opening of thirty j
four graves having secured evidence
which leads them to believe that
George Hossey, a negro herb doctor is i
responsible for at least that many j
Hossey is already iu jail as an acces- ,
sory to the murder of William G.
Daii7e, whose widow is charged with
having administered slow poison to
her husband, the poison having been
furnished by the negro.
Wynne. Ark., March 13. Consider
able excitement prevails here over the
exposure of an alleged gang of "white
Eleven meu are under arrest charged
with lieing members of the gang and
implicated in the killing of J. H.
Brown, of Memphis. Monday night.
The murdered man was here in the in
terest of a detective agency. The
neighborhood has been terrorized for
past two weeks.
St. Petersburg, March 12. The czar
has issuud a decree providing for the
freedom of religion throughout bis
dominions ami giving to some degree
local self governmeut and making
other concessious to village commit
tees. The decree, which has just been
issued, is iu commemoration of the
anniversary birthday of Alexander
III. and is condsidered to be the most
significant act of state since the em
ancipation of the serfs.
Kansas City, Mo.. March 14. The
Goldeu State limited train on the
Hock Island railroad due iu Kansas
City this morning, collided head on,
thirty miles west of Topeka at three
o'clock with a west bound
train from Kausas City.
Niue cars on the limited were either
damaged or derailed. Engineer Love
of the west bound train was killed.
The responsibility for the accident is
Kausas City. March 13. At least
eight additional transfer companies
will a.-k the federal court for an in
juuctiou re-training their striking
employees from interfering in the
trausactiou of their business. The
path ions make the content iou that the
interference with the wagoas ,is a vio
lation of the inter state commerce
team The injunctions granted last
night to the Kansas City transfer
company was respected by the strikers
Cambridge. Mass.. March 13. An
interest ine cauass has Iieeu made
among tne Harvard meu ou the ques
tion brought up recently by Prof.
Hullis. chairman of the Crimson Ath
letic committee regarding foot twill
etween Yale aud Harvard. Tweuty
four students voted to abolishing the
annual game lietween the universities
while :!.(4 were opposed to such action.
Large majority endorsed the proposi
'ii to modify the objectionable
teat ores of the game.
Wa-hington. March It!. The dem
ocrat ic seniors at a conference today
raaolved to"stand together iu sup(iort
if the two amendments to the Panama
co al treaty. One of these provides
for a modification of the twenty third
article of the treaty so as to insure
the control of the canal zone by the
United States. The other enlarges the
proposition of the fourth article.
which is a disavowal of any intention
on the part of the United States to in-
crease territory at the mmmm of
or its sister republics in
Central or South America, so as to in
! Honolulu, H. I.. March 11. (By
; Pacific cable. Prince Albert Kukail-
imoku Kuniakea is dead here of con
! sumption. The prince was the last
; descendant of Kamehameha the great,
Preparations for a state funeral are
j lmDg made'
Buffalo. N. Y.. March 11. Five
small boys lighted a stick of dynamite
this morning which they found in the
northern part of the city.
j The explosiou went off with terrific
force. It is feared that three of tbe
: boys will die.
1 Xew york March 10.whittaker
Wrigh j - yesterday, and
taken to the federal building today to
made a prisoner.
Wright's counsel stated in court
that although client is willing to re- j
turn to England, he would insist on
811 ere before doing so. j
London. March 14. "Southampton ,
j Welcomes Home Britain's Empire
ing corralled on all the plantations
across the river and hundreds of them
are being sent on a special train to
the scene of the trouble. Should the
levee give way all of the river section
in this parish will be flooded. The
region is populated principally by
poor small farmers.
Washington. March 13. Secretary
Hitchcock of the interior department
has granted authority for the acqui
sition of necessary property, rights of
way, etc.. prior to the construction
of irrigation works iu five localities.
These projects are: Wyoming,
Sweetwater, Dam: Colorado, Gunni
son tunnel : Nevada Truckee : Arizona.
Salt river Reservoir. It is estimated
that these will cost seven million
i dollars. They will provide for th
irrigation of about six hundred thou
sand acres of arid land.
Washington. March 11. Senator
Morgan this morning continued his
argument against the Panama canal
treaty in executive session of the sen
ate. The democratic senators are
making no effort whatever under tbe
leadership of Senator Gorman to reach
an agreement upon the amendments
to the treaty, to be supported by
them. So far. snlistantial unanimity
has lieen expressed in favor of the
modilicatiou of article 23, so as to
place tbe control of tbe canal in Am
Jefferson City, Mo.. March 13. In
the state assembly today Door Keeper
Clark became involved in a fight with
Assemblyman C. M. Selph of St.
Louis liecause the door keeper com
manded Selph to keep quiet during a
speech of Speaker Whitecotton, in
which he charged that boodle was be
ing used in the house. Clark struck
Selph aud the house was instantly iu
an uproar. Members jumped on their
desks, others rushed into he melee.
Order was finally restored by the ap
pointment of a committee to assist
the sergeant at arms to clear the floor.
St. Paul. Miuu., March 11. The re
port of the testimony, taken before
Frederick G. Ingersoll. special exam
iner in the case of the I'nited States
i against the Northern Securities com
I pauy aud others, has been tiled with
the clerk of the federal court. The
report comprises four volumes of ap
proximately Ave hundred pages each
Most of the testiomony has been
published, except the proceedings at
an interesting session held in New
York, when the contentions of the
; contesting parties were outlined.
St. Louis, March i2. A special
j jury iu J-idge McDonald's division
of the circuit court has decided that
! when an attorney solicits a damage
suit ou coudition that he is to receive
; as his fee a part of any judgment
which may be obtained, aud the suit
1 is afterward settled out of court, the
attorney can not hold the defendant
i liable for any fee. although notice
; has been served o:i the defendant no
tifying him of the relations beiweeD
l the attorney uud the plaiutitf. aud
warning the defendant against a set
tlement without the attorney's con
Memphis, Tenn., March HI. Tbe
crucial test of the gn-Ht l"vees along
I the Mississippi is at hand. If they
withstand the pressure of the immense
volume of water which is rushing
southward today, the most sanguine!
, expectations of the governmeut engi-
neers will In- fullv verified. The river
gauge this morning marks 3fc1 feet,
being the higln st stage of water ever
known here, lu North Memphis the
situation is assuming a very serious
aspect. Hundreds of ieople are aban
doning their home. Every industry
located along the river has closed
BufTalo, X. V.. March ill. Mrs.
Arthur Fenuell. who with her hus
band was dashed over an emliank
meut iuto the Oehres piarry yester
day afternoon, is still unconscious at
the Sisters hospital here. There is
no hope for her recovery. Following
twelve days after the murder of Bur
dick. the death of Pennell. who was
killed by the accident, and who has
Iieeu mentioned in this case, led to a
suspicion of suicide, but it is now be
lieved that the plunging of the auto
mobile over the embankment was an
accident pure and simple
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