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?4 Ri^rSSl^S'nm WHOLE NUMBER 19,140.
RICHMOND, VA., WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 16, 1912.
TUX WEATHER TO JAY?faur.
PRICE TWO CENTS
Tear Away at Red Sox
Star in First for
SERIES IS NOW
ON EVEN TERMS
Count Stands 3 to 3, With Decid?
ing Battle To-Day?Cards Read
That Mighty Mathewson Will
Oppose Jake Stahl's
Youngest Pitching Phe
nom, Hugh Bedient.
Ktlvi, Maas*. October 15.?At
teadaaee aad receipts at ?o-aay'a
apaaa tae werlsTs mrrlrm, mm aa
soaaced by the Vatloaal (oaali
?taa. waa aa fellowai
Total atteadaaec, 32.??4.
Total recx-lpta. ?57,1??.
Kalteaal roaaaalaaloa'a ahare,
Eara elab'a ahare. S3S,7S*JDe.
Boston. October IS.?Tl.e New York
Giants, pennant-winners of the Na?
tional League, administered a crush?
ing defeat to the Boston American? to.
day by a score of n to 4 in the seventh
game of tne world s series. To-night
finds the Cants and Red Sox waiting
to engage in the final combat here to?
morrow, that Is expected to determine
which team shall be the world's cham?
pions of 1*12,
The series now stands:
Boston, three games won.
New York, three games won.
One contest a tie.
"Smoky Joe- Wood, the Red Sox star
twlrler, who already had beaten the
?Hanta twice in the series, was sent
oat to pitch the Red Sox into the
world's championship. His end was so
swift and so sudden that the 30.)?*
spectators sat in silence at Fenway
Park as they saw his delivery batted
U. ail parts of in. field, and sex Giant
players were over the home plate be?
fore the last Neif Yorker was put out
In the first inn!***
The Rod Swa never aeeenaanaa1 free*
that first inalng. and though they pep?
pered away fitfully at Tesreaa's ittffest
ball, they never came within threaten?
ing distance of the Giants. Manager
McGraw. in the coacher'a box down
off third base, directed the attack on
Wood. He gave orders to hit the first
ball pitched, and. with few exceptions,
all of the alna men who batted in the
first inning rapped the first ball sent
?p. Tills shower of hits, combined
with a double steal, paved the way
to New Tork'a six runs. Thereafter j
Wood was a broken reed, and Charlie *
Hall, Boston's relief pitcher, was sent
Into the boa.
Bedient vs. Mat ha wees.
The Red Sox have Hugh Bedient
ready to go on the firing line to-mor?
row in the deciding same, with Wood
prepared to go to his assistance, while
the Glanta will depend on Mathewson.
with Marquard held In reserve.
Tesreau held the whip hand through?
out to-day's game. His moist ball
broke sharply over the plate, and the
Red Sox were unable to fathom his dc-:
livery when bits would bave acorad !
Twelve red-legged players were left!
anchored on bases.
Although New York had a com-!
mending lead throughout the game.!
McGraw kept Mathewson warmed up i
to relieve Tesreau in case he weak-1
After making aix runs in the first
Inning, the Giants scored another tally
in the second, two more in the sixth.'
one ia tba eavesth ana ana la U??;
ninth innings. The Red Sox got their,
first run in the second Inning when
Gardner ahot a screaming home run
into the right field aeats. the first
circuit drive of the sertea Two more
rune were scored m the seventh and
another in the eight by the home club..
Captain Doyle, of New York, drove a
liner into the crowd in right field for
a home run In the sixth, sending in
Devore ahead of him. There were
seven atnke-outs in the game. Her?'
sos was the only man on the Giant
teas to .'an. The Red Sox who were
strack out were Hooper twice. Yerkeo.
Gardner. Wagner and Cady once each.
The game waa loosely t.laysd Sa the
field, while a gale made it difficult for
the fielders to get und..- fly h?ls
PUP waa suspended frequently when
dense clouds of duet whirled across the
He* Sars ess Raa.
Manager McGraw aaid to-night:
-The Red dsn hare broken and are
sa the tun.'* He added that with the
same aggressive attack made to-mot
raw. the Giants would he carried to
victory. McGraw aald his club waa
thoroughly Instilled with the fightlna
spirit, and that the players showed a
return to the form that had wen them
Sa saaay victories In the National
League ia the aprlng aad early sum
Manager Steal remarked:
"All clubs have form reversals, but
the rebound te always violent To?
morrow will tell another story for the
The attendance at to-day's same
was M.M4. while the receipts amounted
Sa ffT.i?? Of this sum each dak re
salves I2S.7SS 2t. while the Natleaa?
Commission s ahare m SS.7IS.SS. The
wastasr ap to n x>n waa mild, hat ts>
ward t o'clock a windstorm tsrae ap.
accompanied by dark cicada, aas) taa
temperature fell, mail lag it uncomfort?
able for sprctatora an? stayers Great
steeds af duet sweat screes the Sees
When the game began. I
State Committee De?
clares Him Fourth
WAS 28 VOTES
Turnbulis Contest Resulted in
Gain for Opponent?Two Mem?
bers of Committee Vote
Against Watson ? Four
Hours of Debate Pre?
With oniy two dissenting votes. thSj
Democratic State Committee last night;
decided to confirm the action of tue
Fourth District Committee in award-1
ing the certificate of nomination for
Congress to Judge Walter A. Watson.'
of Nottoway. His name will be tiled'
to-day with the Secretary of the Com-|
monwealth. to be placed on'the official!
ballot in the November election. The!
time expires at tl o'clock to-night, j
On the motion of Irving P. White-j
head, of Amherst. that the judgment;
of the District Committee be ratified, j
the roU call resulted as follows:
Area?K. D. Cole, af Frederlrkakairgl;
%. J. Aeklaa. of Prtareaa Aaste; W. Vs.]
Sale, af .Norfulk; E. L. C. Seott. etj
Hanover; ( 'yd* W. Musdrn, af KJen
aaoads vtanlv H. Baravea. af New Krslt
Mason Solomon, of Heartco; C. C.!
Barkaalale. mt Halifax: Horer A. Janes,
of Unnvlllr; L??renee S>. Devin, af Roa
a*ket R. C. I- Monrure. of ?taBordt B.
r. Wilson, af Rsjaaell; Edward Eckels,
af M ??along Joseph Button, uf A ana
?sat tea; I. P. W hit r Send. a>f Aneherot.?
>oea J. M. Cartla, af New port ?ens|
B. I.. AUnsrtk, of Northampton.?2.
Nat rotlam-?A. R. Morris, af SsjrtTt
??sen Cll'lasa. af Feterabarg; J. Tay?
lor Thosapaoa. of Prince Edward t W. C.
Hiss, af I.naesburg.?4.
The members of the Fourth District
Committee declined to vote, not de?
siring to pass on their own actions, j
Had they taken part, the vote would'
have been 19 to 2.
State Chairman J. Taylor Ellyeon [
thereupon declared Walter A. Wataon
the nominee for the House of Re pre-!
Foor Haara ad Areusaent.
For four hours the committee, sit- j
ting In Use Jefferson Hotel, heard the ?
argument and evidence in the case.
The testimony was all reduced to the
form of affidavits, so that nothing but
pleading remained. E. P. Buford. of j
Lawrenceville. alone spoke for Repre- I
sentative Robert Tarnbull, the contest- '
ant. while Judge Watson, the coo-!
testee. ?as represented by Riohard
Evelyn Byrd and Richard H. Mann,
the latter of Petersburg. Each aide'
took two hours.
Mr. Buford argued for a strict in?
terpretation of the primary law. so as!
to count only such ballots as were,
marked according to the provisions of'
the general statute; contended that'
the eight negroes who voted for Mr.;
Turnbull in Brunswick were lawful
voters, that the law was administered ,
with partiality in Dinwiddie County.!
where men who had voted for an in- J
dependent candidate for the House of -
Delegates last year were permitted to
take part in the primary, and as?
serted that many persons voted who-'
had not properly pa:d their poll taxes.
In return. Mr. Mann went over the I
evidence in detail, to show that many'
of Mr. Turn bull's charges were un?
founded, and that where irregulari?
ties existed, they cut both ways, really
making a slight gain for Judge Wat-j
son. Mr. Byrd pointed to the section
of the act providing that it should
be liberally construed, so that the win.
of the electors shall not be defeated!
by Informalities, and denounced the
voting of negroes in a Democratic.
Judge Watson's msjority, as deter- j
mined by the district committee on
a recount, and by throwing out all
the negroes, is twenty-eight votea j
District CssnsaMtee l^adnfraus.
As soon ss the State committee had,
been called to tprder by Chairman
K l> son, the findings of the Fourth
District Committee were r- ported by1
its chairman. Robert Gilliam. It set
fo.-th that in the recent primary there
were unusually few irregularities and.
no frauds. The committee had elimi?
nated the votes of eight negroes who
had voted for Turnbull, and one who
had rot id for Watson.
It appeared, aaid Mr. Gilliam. that
Republicans had voted, a fact of which
the district committee had disapproved.
Rut the specific proof was lacking, aad
the committee felt that the judge*
familiar with local condition* aad
people. posstMy knew what eras tost.
Starting with the ertaiaal eight
majority for Watson, four were added
on a recount of ballots, aad seven
more on voM votea. It was found
that eight persona with bo legal
right to the ballet bad voted lor Tum?
bu.1 and four for Watson. Altogether,
twenty-eight majority lor Wataoa la'
the district bad been ascertained.
An appeal paving been noted to the.
Democratic State committee, that body
took the spatter up Alter si me die-.
russlwn. each .tide was a-1 owed two
hours, and the four-hour arguments
wtc begun at 1.1S .o'clock.
E F Buford opened the discussion
for the contestant Mr. Turn bull. Bo
laid down the proposition that Use
right to vote had been dialed to
more applicants who favored Turnball
than to those who wore far Wataoa.'
He reoanhaloed that the dhlilst earn
mtttee, la Its report, aad ***** endue;
primlaiati to the fact that Tara- j
bell had asked that the votes of eignt j
Brunswick aogrooa he coaated tee)
Mas. The chairman of the PtlBl laslls1
party la Not to way County, a aeexr*. I
10 WILSON FUND
Contribution of $12,500
He Says It Is Like Gift to Prince?
ton University, and He Is Not
Afraid to Take It?Dodge
Appears as Witness Be?
fore Clapp Com- j
Washington. October 13.?After
hearing several witnesses to-day the
Aenate Campaign Contributions Com?
mittee adjourned until Thursday,;
when Frank A. Munsey. George B. ;
Cortelyou end probably Thomas W.
l*iwt-on will be examined. Krlday the
committee expects to hear Chauncey
Dspcas Medill McCorinick and George
V\. Perkins, of the Roosevelt forces,
and Colonel George Harvey. j
Cleveland H- Dodge, who collected
#*5.o("j for Governor Wilson's cam
paAflak which included $12.5uu from
Cyrus H kfcCormlck. of the Interna?
tional Harvester Company, told the
Ciapp committee to-day he realized,
"there might b? some question'' about
the McCormick money.
The Governor said he was perfect?
ly willing to receive the money aad
was not afraid to take It." aald Dodge.
"Mr. McCormick gave the money just
as he would have given it to Princeton
Senator Oliver's questions brought,
out that Thomas D. Jones, aaotberi
contributor to the fund, was connected,
with the harvester company. Dr.
Dodge told of loaning $25.000 to the
Trenton, N. J.. True American early
In Governor Wilson's term. It had
nothing to do with the presidential
preconventlon campaign, he said.
Mr. Dodge was the first witness j
?worn. He said he knew nothing at I
the campaign funds of 1*04. Hia
knowledge of the 1?08 funda was lim-!
tted to his own contribution of $500:
to the Republican fund. He corrobor?
ated the testimony of William F. Jtc
Combs, who told the committee yes-;
terday that he had appealed to Mr..
Dodge early in 1911 for funds for the)
"I was one of a coterie of men." be
?aid. "who supported Governor Wil?
son during ass administration at
Princeton. Several of them were mem?
bers of the famous class of 'T9. sad
classmates cf the Governor "
1st Charge at Fsa*.
The witness said that he waa In j
charge of the fund collected.
"These men did not want any pub-'
liciiy. They did net even want the'
Governor to know that they were con-.
tributing to his fund. I collected the'
money and gave ray personal checks to'
Mr McCombs. Even be did not know
who gave the money. The Governor j
lid not know about it until quite re- i
Mr. Dodge then referred to the $12.
500 contribution of Cyrus H McCor-j
mick. of the International Harvester)
"When I received that contribution." I
he said, 'the government had not pro-'
reeded against the harvester kom
pany and Mr. McCormick was anxl- i
ous to give the money. When the gov- ,
ernment suit was brought I thought'
there might he some further criticism j
of the McCormick contribution I told i
Mr. McCormick he had better take his'
money back and let me give it Bot!
he said he did not waat to be beholden
to me and suggested that we leave
R to the Governor. This was the arat
the Governor knew of that- contribu?
Senator Oliver elicited that Thomas
D. Jones, another of the "Princeton
friends"' who contributed to the Wil?
son fund, was also connected with the
International Harvester Company.
The witness told of a loan he had
made to a newspaper called the True
American, at Trenton, y. f, early ia!
Governor Wilsons term as Governor.
Senator Paynter asked the witness'
about one of the Harrlntan letters to!
President Roosevelt, in which the rail- j
road man said he had "not yet been
able to see Messrs Dodge. Hughitt
and Frlck" Mr. Dodge said that the;
letter undoubtedly referred to condi-;
tiens in the Southwest following an
overflow of the Colorado River.
"This Is my first experience In poli?
tics." he said, ''and I have found the!
political game the moat Interesting
sport I ever had anything to do with..
When every friend I had In Xew York
was calling me a fool for supporting
Wilson, bit sporting blood rot In its.
as^nVwVV* ss*V?w?m9e* r*Pje*ssl?*f"s.
When ?fr. Dodge concluded Oh airman 1
Clapp submitted the testimony of El
?He Dover, former secretary of the na?
tional committee, which had been
taken at Tacnma. Wash., by Senatui
Jones, of the committee In his state.
m*nt Mr. Dover contradicted the re?
port that he had been offered $S*.o>*
by George W. Perkins ta take charge
of the Roosevelt p?laserr campaign of
Itll He said Daa it Hanne had
talked with Mm reeardlnc the primary i
werk, hat sand Chat no inducement in ;
the way of aa offer of a Chats at edkee
or Stasi alas had been offered Mat. he.
cause It had been Impracticable far
him to bake ap the work.
Henry joaee Peed, of the Prts>ceese
faculty, aad e. L. ?awe, elm praatlsat
affairs of the Tree Asaerioaa. aha Tree-|
OR PEACE TERMS
Signing of Protocol Ends
War Between Turkey
NOT YET READY
Conclusion of Hostilities Which
Started in 1911 Incidentally Re?
lieves Ottoman Empire of
Crushing Handicap in
Forthcoming Struggle in
Ouchy. Switzerland, October IS.?
After months >f diplomatic strife for
better terms. Turkey surrendered this
evening, and the Ottoman and Italian
plenipotentiaries signed the protocol of
a peace treaty which ends the war be?
tween Italy and Turkey and Inciden?
tally relieves the Ottoman Empire of
a crushing handicap in the forthcom?
ing struggle in the Balkans.
The precise terms will not be avail?
able until a definite treaty is signed
at the end of the week, probably at
Lausanne. Their tenor, however. Is
well known. The treaty will provide
for absolute supremacy of Italy in
Ubya. free exercise of religlojs au?
thority by the Kiialif. Turkey to with?
draw her regular troops from Libya.
Italy to pay an indemnity equivalent
to Libya's contributions to the Ottoman
treasury, restitution of the raptured
islands to Turkey, with guarantees for
the Christian peoples: nj Indemnity
payable by either side toward the coot
of war. and re-establishment >f former
diplomatic and commercial relations.
During the last week there has been
doubt aa to whether the war, whlcn
has lasted for more than a year, would
be brought to a peaceable close. A
definite understanding was reached yes?
terday, when, on the arrival of a spe?
cial message from Constantinople, a
conference took place between the del?
egates representing the two countries.
Italy declsred war against Turkey
on September 29, 1911, snd promptly
invaded Tripoli. A blockade af the
coast of Tripoli and Cyrenlca was
begun by the Italian fleet. Various
coast towns were bombarded, and In
a naval battle many of the Turkish
ship* worn crippled. Several engage?
ments have, occurred between the Ital?
ian troops aad the Tarka and their
Arab allies, with large losses on both
sides. The coast Is bow hold by Italy,
while the Tarka and Arabs oceusry the
Interior. ? ? ?
Aa ?et sal tltfsaatsna.
London. Ofctober 15.?Turkey's re?
fuse 1 to reply1, to the n?e of the Bal?
kan States will in all probability impel
these states to addreas an actual ulti?
matum to the Porte to-morrow before
commencing Mosillties. The ministers
of Bulgaria Servia and Greece are still
waiting In Constantinople, although
llplomatle relations are virtually ended
because jf the recall of the Turkish
ministers from Sofia, Belgrade and'
Athens. The conclusion of peace be?
tween Italy and Turkey removes much
of the unessinesa felt in Europe as to
the consequences 0f the Balkan war.
The only additional military news
reaching here to-clay told of the cap?
ture of the fortress at Honms by the
Premier Venixekes. in the Greek
Chamber, announoed that the Greek
fleet was eou'pped for a war lasting
Aeruginosa far Tea Bay.
Berlin. October 15.?Turkey Is ne?
gotiating with German manufacturers
for the purchase af aeroplane* aad
has also engaged military aviators aa
trainer* Both Turkey and the Bal?
kan State* are mshjng endeavors to
buy war automobilen in Germany.
Bass snd? to Mawtsaia't?
Podgoritza. Montenegro. October 15.?
The Fortrees of Hotnn* the last be?
tween Tushl and Sconari surrendered
to-day to the Montenegrins Among
the Turkish prisoners already cap?
tured are sixty-two officers, including
a colonel and the aommandant at
Addressing the war correspondents
at Arien this afternoon* King Nicho?
las said he regretted the bloodshed,
but hoped that It would result in a
new and better era of freedom and
WOODWARD WINS IN PRIMARY
Detents Consent is Sse Mayoralty by
Majarltj of TIT Vettee.
Atlanta. G*. October 15.?James G.
Woodward to-day defeated Aldtne
Chambers by a majority of 717 votes
in Atlanta's second mayoralty primary,
which is equivalent to an election.
Woodward polled 3.3*1 vote* against
4.5?4 for Chamber* la the first pri?
mary, held two weeks ago. to-day's
contestants polled the highest vote.
Interest In to-day's primary centred
chieflv in the attitude shoam by the
rsndidstes In regard to the vice cru?
sade recently Insueurtted by Chief of
Police Bearers. Chief Beavers issued
nrders for the closing: of every dis?
order lr place in the city.
Chambers announced that he would
support Beavers in the cr needs. If
nominated Woodward was non-com?
mittal. Many nresohers la the city
churches era-ed that votea he cast for
Chambers at services held last Sun?
TWELFTH JUROR SECURED
ROOSEVELT'S WOUND SERIOUS
BUT NO IMMEDIATE DANGER
IF PATIENT REMAINS QUIET
Colonel Spends Restful Night
Merry Hospital. Chicago, ill., Ortober 1?,?Coloael Rooaerclt'a teaa
peratare at 12:45 A. m. waa psa. Ilia palae baa dropped ta 84, aad his
resplraflea waa 18. He waa sleep lap soaadly, aad he had aat stirred.
FIXAI. EXAMINATION OF WOtSfD.
Cbleaeo, III.. October 15.?Coloael Reoeerelt'a coadltlon wa. fooad Im?
proved at SsSS ts-slakt. whea the phyateseas aaade thele anal exaaalaa
tloa ef his waaad. Aa a preeaatloaary aacaaarr. tetaaaa aatitaxla waa ad
Bsialaterad la a asediasa doee. aad he waa told he asaat eat what he desires.
His kreafklae eaaaed alas lese pala after his isstfal day. The balletla
?f the eergeoaa reads
"Records a how that his palae ta sa, temperature pp.2, reaplratlon 18;
that be has lesa pala ta breathlaa thaa he had ta the fereaeoa; that he
has practically as conch; that there haa beca as bloody expectoratiea.
?W? Sad hist ia aaaaolSecat physleal eeadltiea. dee to his reaular
physical eseretae aad his habltnal abattaeace from tobacco aad lleaor.
Aa a preeaatloaary aaeaaare, he haa been slvea a prophylactic doec sf
satMetaale aeraaa to svard apaiaat seearreaee of lockjaw later.
"Leaeaeyte coast. fluOSS.
(Stsaed), "OH. J. B. MI RPHY.
"DR. ARTH IB DBA V BE VAX.
"DR. SCURRY I, TERRELL.
No Engagements Until Roose-j
velt Is Able to Take Part
STATEMENT BY GOVERNOR!
Democratic Candidate Deeply |
Solicitous for News From
Princeton. X. J.. October IS.?Gov?
ernor Wood row Wilson late to-night
announced that he would cancel all
?peaking engagements with the ex?
ception of those arranged for Thurs?
day and Friday of this week until
! Colonel Roosevelt is able to take an
active part in the campaign. The
tatfvemoi will apeak in " Delaware.
Wast Virginia and Pennsylvania this
! week, concluding hf? campaign Ufj
Pittsburgh Friday night.
"i cannot cancel the engagements'
which are immediately ahead of me,"
said Governor Wilson in a statement!
iasued to-night, "without subjecting j
those who have arranged them to a!
very serious embarrassment and great:
unnecessary expense, but I shall cutj
the series at the earliest possible
"Mr. Taft hss at no time taken an
active part in the campaign, and Ij
have no desire to be the single can- <
dldate on the stump engaged against;
no active antagonise' i
Governor Wilson was asked If his I
active speech-making would end on j
his return next Saturday from Dela-j
ware. West Virginia and Pennsyl-j
"Tes," he ssid. "I have asked my:
manager to arrange to cancel the en ?
gagements in New Tork and Brooklyn :
for next Saturday night."
Before issuing bis statement, uov-.
ernor Wilson talked over the 'phone to I
Democratic national headquarters lai
New Tork *nd to bia secretary, Jo-1
aaph P. Tumulty.
The Governor was deeply solicitous:
for news of Colonel Roosevelt and j
aaked the correspondents to keep him!
Informed as to the bulletins Issued:
describing the Colonel's condition. He1
waa at his home here to-night, busy
! moat of the time in telephonic com?
munication with his campaign man?
agers. He received news about Col?
onel Roosevelt's condition as late as
, 11 P. M
I The Governor is due to start on his
I abort trip to Delaware. West Virginia
and Western Pennsylvs-iia late to
' morrow night. When aaked to-night
if he would take extra precaution when
appearing in public hereafter, he said
j he would not. ?
"There is nothing that can be done."
he declared, "to guard against such
attacks. It seems to me that police
! and secret service guards are uaeless
j If a madman determines to sttack a
man in public life."
Mrs Wilson to-night aent to Mr*
Theodore Roosevelt at the Mercy Hos?
pital. In Chicago, this telegram:
"My heartfelt Sympathy in jour
anxiety and distress. Mr. Wilson and
I have been shocked beyond expres?
sion and awslt each Item of sews with
Governor Wtteoa requested the
newspaper correspoadeata to keep him
informed during the night should
there be any change In Mr. Roosevelt's
JURY IS CHOSEN
Salem. Mass.. October IS.?After free
1 days spent la the examination of tales?
men, during which time more than s'?fl
men were questioned, the Jury whl-'h
.will peas upon the evidence la the
Loptrso murder trial waa completed
late to-day To-morrow District At?
torney Atwni will make his opening
aadrssa. outlining his contention that
the three defendants?Joseph J. Ettor.
I Artare Oteveaaitti and Joseph Caruso
:?were responsible for the death of
Anna Lonisro Caruso, who la a Law
I rears milI worker, ss charged with be?
ing s principal In the alleged murder,
aad Ettor <nd Olovanntttl. who were
I leaders In last winter's textile strike
ta that city, are charged with being
accessories before the fast
The trtsl epsaed September a* hut
was adrourned two days later, when
the venire of SM tale eaten became
exhausted with ealy four Jen as a 'm
?Bxaam It was i seated yesterday
tve jsewra eeeUfrtw* then seat the re
State's Attorney Zabel Gives
Specific Reasons for Post?
THINKS PRISONER IS SANE
Selects for Scene of His Crime
State Where There Is No
Milwaukee. Wi*., October 15.?State's
Attorney Winfred c. Zabel, of Milwau?
kee County, to-night definitely an.
nounced that John Schrank. Colonel
I Roosevelfo assailant, would not be
I brought to trial until after the na
[ ti-onal elects aa. November 5. Ho said
the trial would be opened some time
I between November 11 and 15. Mr.
j Zabel, who was said to be the only
j Socialist State's attorney In the conn
try, gave specific reasons for his deci?
sion to pot off the trial for one month.
He said first, it was only reasonable
to await the results of Colonel Boose
volt's injury; second, he had no desire
to crowd the defendant, and third, he
gave It as Ms opinion that it would
be unwise to call the case during the
1 final struggle In the presidential cam?
"It 1? my desire to try this case
Justly and expedUtoualy." aaid Mr.
Zabe!. "and to avoid having the plain
criminal, aspects of the case in any?
way Involved in the national political
campaign, it would not be fair to any
of the persons involved. If we went to j
trial before election day. it is almost
certain that the matter would be!
dragged into the campaign of one ort
another of the big political parties" j
Discussing the case as viewed by |
him. the Milwaukee County prosecutor j
aaid that as far as surface indications
are concerned. Schrank was sane j
Tf Sc&rank Is insane." said Mr.
Zabel, "It seems there !e a method in*
hie madness when he selects for the
scene of hie crime a Stade where there J
la no capital punishment. I
Me la in llj fa Fasatly.
"Also, I am Informed by messages ?
from New York there has been no'
insanity in Schranke family as far'
as can be traced. In addition, the man
presents none of the uaual surfacs In?
dications of Insanity." J
The State's attorney said he believed
Schrank had no accomplices or advis?
ers in the crime.
The plea of guilty filed by Schrank
at his preliminary hearing in the Dis?
trict Court this morning is looked
upon as merely perfunctory hy the
police prosecutor's office.
"I shall permit Schrank to withdraw
that plea when he goes to trtsl if he
so desire*" aaid Mr. Zabe; "He will
be tried justly and fairly and can ex?
pect to receive the punishment merited
by trie crime,.**
Schrank spent a quiet afternoon and
evening in Ms cell at the county Jail
Much Interest centered In the chemi?
cal tests of the remaining bullets in
Schrsnk's revolver, which were stsrted
this afternoon by Professor Ft. E. L
Sommer, of Marquette Cnlversity. to
determine if the belle: with which
Colonel Roosevelt was ehot hai been
poisoned. Professor 8omsi?r said that
the result would not he know n ex- J
act It for some tim*
Shrank when questioned on this
point, denied emphatically he had S' .
Milwaukee was remarkably quiet to?
night, considering the tension of last
night, after the shooting In front or
the Oil Patrick
In response to repeated questions
from State's Attorney Zehel snd
Sheriff Arnold Schrank declared thai
at no time had he been a Socialist or
a follower of soclsliatlc theories
Jnst I-e fore he lay down to sleep
In his nsrrew con at ? o'clock to?
night Schr?nk eepreewed the first
words af reerret that r.e ras uttered
sine* th? shooting
Tm sorry I shot." said Schrank, ss
s dep'ity sheriff wss locking him ip
for the nicht.
The m-n wno are wafrMn? Sehreak
were a irpr*??d bv two th'new?that
the prisoner st no time *?krd to eee
s newspaper, and lhat he mad* no
inquiry wketever regarding Coronet
PTof.sewir ?onrrner to-night saarse
?Continued on Third P?dia)
Removal of Bullet
Will Be Confined in H<
pital at Least Ten
OF FUTURE PLANS
Colonel Protests Against Edict
Barring Visitors, and Insists on
Receiving Newspaper Men?He
Reads AU of the Hundreds of
Telegrams That Pour In, and Ia
Particularly. Delighted With
Several From Men of Note,
Orders Portion of Great Quan?
tities of Flowers Sent to Other
Patients ? Discusses Assault
Only in Jests, and Continues ia
Merer Hospital. CiSSSSSMa ML,
waa reettag fairly easy to-alKht.
his pky alelaas aaM. after a ?aar eC
veea strain, that they ware
with has eoaaUtloa. The i Ifcalial
or*, showe*. heweees. that hat
tr?a waa hardly as fas-arable aa
sa his arrival trass
palae at IS awlarat
sr foarteea eaeaste aheea
two eoaata ahare the re ess* tan?
after he waa aha*.
at the atteadtaa
the hospital for the alght
Scaiij Terrell, who
raosa aeat to that off the parteav.
wae saM that as farthei
of the assaapj wsal* he
there will be
the Cstoacra as dasei
fare he went to sleep. A rose Sa
peratare faUnwee. tssrethcr with
hseal Uillatlaae Ot
sael exhibited aa
prepares tar the aiaphtaat
Roosevt?t was not merely euperflclal
ly wounded by the bullet fired into
his breast yesterday ia Milwaukee ay
John Schrank, it waa determined to?
night by surgeons atter all-day exaxat
nations and coosaltation* and the
Colonel must not see or speak to any
one for several days with out piles la
sion of the doctors. The wound waa
definitely described as "a eerie as
wound in tne chest" aad "not a seera
Ilesh wound" The late bulletin, which
prohibited coromunicaUon between
Colonel Roosevelt and others than hut
attendants, declared that "quietude ta
a- soiutelv rssential."
The surgeons asserted, however,
that tt was not yet necessary to probe
for the bullet, and the patient ages
?bi>- win kept as hi* nature wiM
allow him for a few days
The patient slept w?U at
during in- day. ate ravenously Of
tides lUsiomarially making up his
of fare. r*-?d lengthy ebstri
Macanley and hinted to his
that he we M nut object to a ride
the fresh air.
Finally, learning that the ceres*
sirund\au ?ccoiuiMSBxag him ea bag
speaking tour, who had left htm af?
ter the assault in Milwaukee to Sat
their arti l-s. had rejoined Lie en?
tourage at tb< hospital. Colonel Us sea
velt insist- d that the edict of ate
stciana sgainat communication
htm be ignored for the time.
Me received the newspaper mea . _
an apology for not artatna. jested srajM
them about hie condition aad tedd
them. I'll hurry -p aad get out of
here so i can k?ep you busy I
In opening the door to hie
sdmlt the correspondents the _
odor ot heaps of flowers banked
In the aate-room n*<*4*i the ~~
apartment and be nhaled da
eral tlasos. The extra effort
little pala however, and whoa
do<>rs wer* abut sgaln he tasty
his nerae to present part et the
era to ot- r-.tiesm la tea
This was d?ee.
His awehsra. ?*******>, del
rnelir ed to da* ta sf.ow him
reside of ten days, so that tt*
bars no h.-ak la tbear pjISHi