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THE HICKMAN COURIER
. "Covers Wdttrn Ktntockjr Llk Uit 0w"
W. 0. SPEER And 3, 0. SEXTON,
' ' Editors and Proprietors.
ONE DOLLAR PER YEAR
CASH 1H ADVANCE,
Entered at tho Hickman, Kentucky,
postoflke as second-class mall matter.
FEAR TROUBLE FROM ITALIANS I M
Deputies Holding Iron Hand on Af
fair of Natalbany.
Natalbany, La. About thirty Italians
camped outsldo of Natalbany during
tbo nlcht caused much anxiety here,
following tho raco trouble of yestor-
day, and an armed guard patrolled tho
streets of this little vlllaeo until day
light this morning. The Italians "ho
composed the camp wcro part of thoso
who wcro forced to leavo their homes
in Katalbany, when a hundred or mora
Italians wcro employed as laborers in
the sawmills before tho trouble started.
An Incident which came near causing
mora serious trouble occurred several
hours after tho sheriff had left. Kick
Tcssatoia, an Italian, rodo through tho
town on horseback, with a shotgun un
der hU arm. Ho was followed to his
homo on tho sldo of tho railroad by a
deputy and several citizens, who censur
ed him for an act which was likely to
cause another outbreak.
A clash then ensued between Tessa
tola and tho deputy, and shots were
fired, Tcssatoia escaping during the
melee. Shots wero also fired at the
deputy and his companions from a store
nearby. The store was forced open
and Charles Parino, another Italian,
was lounu inside, lie was placed un
der arrest and lodged In jail.
FORT SMITH STORM-SWEPT
Most Rcxaarkabla Storm That Ever
Visited the Vicinity.
Fort Smith, Ark. With the fair
weather flag flying, tho most severe
storm that ever visited Fort Smith took
place- suddenly this afternoon. It was
a combination, rain, hall, wind and elec
tric outbreak that lasted but twenty
minutes, but during that time more
than an inch and a half of rain fell,
mingled with large hailstones.
Tho streets were flooded to an impas
sable degree, the water rising above
the curb, inundating the sidewalks and
flooding cellars. Tho lightning was
exceptionally vivid and the thunder
was sharp and angular. Mrs. Eliza
beth Baxter was standing under an
electric light In her home and was In
stantly killed when lightning struck
the electric wire entering the bouse.
The weatherobserversays the records
do not show any such abnormal condi
tions to have' ever existed before. The
wind velocity was thirty-6even miles an
SHERMAN MAY HAVE TO QUIT
Xepublican Nominee for Vice-Presi
dent In Poor. Health-
Washington. Recently rumors have
been current In Washington that an
other running mate may have to be
chosen for Judge Taft as tho RcDubli-
can nominee for vice-president, because
ot tne continued illness of James S.
Sherman, who was named for second
place on tho ticket at Chicago.
It is known that Mr. Sherman Is far
from being a well man, and that as soon
as he is strong enough he is to undergo
an operation, and he may be forced on
that account to give up his place on
the ticket. Thus far nothing is known
Cubllcly of any detailed consideration
y political leaders of the steps that
nuum uo uucessary in sucn a contingency.
NO LET-UP ON THE STANDARD
President Orders Bonaparte to Pro
ceed for Betrlal of Case.
Oyster Bay. President Roosevelt to
night announced in unmistakable terms
the determination of the administration
to nroceed with the nrosecution of the
Standard Oil case, despite tho decision
adverse to the covernment handed down
by the United States circuit court of
appeals yesterday. This decision, the
president thinks, in noway affects tho
merits of the case, and bo makes his
known decision to cause the action to
bo brought again before the courts in
such shape, it possible, as to prevent
technicalities interfering with a decision
based upon tho actual Issues Involved.
The statement In the matter made
public tonight by Secretary Loeb fol
lows: "Tho president has directed tho attorney-general
to immediately take
Bteps for tho retrial of tho Standard Oil
case. The reversal of tbo decision of
the lowor court does not in uny shapo
or way touch the merits of tho case, ex
cept in so far us tbo size of tbo fine Is
WHERE IS UPTON SINCLAIR NOWT
NOTABLES GATHER FOR QUEBEC'S
THE PRINCE OF WALES IS COMING
Vice-President Fairbanks Will B
Among Those to Greet Dis
Quebec Thousands of tourists from
the United States aro streaming
into Quebec to witness tho week's eel
ebration of the founding of the city
300 years ago by Samuel Do Cham
plain, and from every train running
into the city arc being unloaded regi
ments of Canadian military, who are
going into camp on the historic Plains
of Abraham, where Gen. Wolfe, for
Great Britain, wrested Canada from
the French under Montcalm.
Off the Gibraltar of America, that
grim old citadel which crowns Dla
mond Rock, 400 feet above the narrow
streets' of the old. French' city, there
He English and French battleships.
Farther down the river the New
Hampshire, the latest type of the sea
fighters of the United States, awaits
the coming of the Prince of Wales,
who is on the great cruiser Indomlta
ble,' and, with the Minotaur and other
warships in escort; is expected to ar
rive on Wednesday.
Fairbanks Due Tuesday.
Vice-President Fairbanks is expect
ed to arrlvo Tuesday in time to Join
with the many other, notables here In
a welcome to the Prince.
Lord Gray, Canada's governor gen
eral, and .Lady Gray;, the Duko of Nor
folk. Lord Lovat, the head of the Fra-
ser Clan: Wilfred Laurler and his cab
inet, and the lieutenant governors of
every province In the Dominion, all
with their staffs, are but a few of thoso
Perhaps the meat notable person In
Quebec and certainly the most notable
to the 15,000 Canadian soldiers here
for the celebration, Is Field Marshal
Lord Roberts, "Bobs of Kandahar,"
tho grizzled old hero of Kipling's bal
lads and of many desperate cam
Religious services officially opened
the celebration Sunday.
Monday disposition of the 15,000 sol
diers and 10,000 sailors, who are to
take part In the celebration, is tho
principal business .of thoso who have
the festival In hand.
8TOLE MONEY FROM CONVICT8.
Clerk In Penitentiary Confesses He Is
Frankfort, Ky. G. W. Rowland
of Cynthlana, for two years clerk
in the state penitentiary, has con
fessed to the board of prison coramls
sloners that he Is short J1.G00 in his
The fund embezzled is known as the
'convicts' fund," that Is money earned
by them or sent to them during their
imprisonment. Rowland says he used
mo money to pay for the teratraent of
his brother in a Boston hospital. Ho
is married and has two children.
VARIETY OF INDICTMENTS.
Chicago Grand Jury Hits at Fraud
and White Slave Traffic.
Chicago. The federal grand Jury to
day completed an important sitting,
having returned indictments against 20
mall order houses, whose illegal profits
are alleged to have been between four
and five millions of dollars, for using
tho malls to defraud; 28 Indictments in
thecrus&do against tho "whiteslave"
trattlo. Among the indictments was a
bill against tfie promoters of the al
leged fraudulent' operations of tho Cen
tral Life Securities company, the Re
public Life Insurance company, the
Mercantile Flnanco company, and a
number of other concerns.
Tallyho Party Wrecked.
San Francisco. Ca. Twenty mom.
bera of a tallyho 1)3 rtv warn annt.
tered about the road at Colma nonr
here, when a San Mateo Pleptri.
smashed tho vehicle in splinters Sun
day. Five of them are still in a pro
carious condition. They are Mis.
Annie Hayes, Mrs, May Nelson, Miss
Annio Nelson, Frank Ouest and A. L.
To Prison fop Theft of Van Dyck.
urusseis Two men named Vcrfallla
and Carller bavo been found guilty of
stealing Van Dyck's inasteroloce. "Tho
Raising of tho Cross," from a church
at Caurtral. Verfalllo was sentenced
to five years' Imprisonment and Car
ller to thirty months.
Mosquito Bits Causes Death.
Now York William Ilraltkamnt. 2
years old, died In tho Samaritan hos
pital In Brooklyn from blood poison
ing resulting from a mosquito blto on
the calf of the right let:.
DUTCH KILL ACHEEN WOMEN.
The Hague A practical confes
sion of guilt was received Tues
day from tho officers of the Dutch
campaign against tho Achecn rebels
in northern Sumatra to the charges
that women and children wero beintf
The slaughter Is defended on the
ground that the women and children
arc as dangerous fighters as the regu
lar Achecn soldiers. The antl:govcrn-
ment wing In tho Assembly proposes
to make this admission the basis of a
vigorous attack on the majority's pol
Highbinders Mark Him.
Sacramento, Cal. Tho Chinese
highbinders hero have set a price oa
the head of District Attorney Eugene
S. Wachorst, following his success In
obtaining a conviction for murder
against Gin Sulel, who killed, another
oriental In a recent feud. This is the
first time the highbinders have set a
price on a white man's head, and
Wachorst, realizing that tbc yellow
men mean business, Is being guarded
by armed detectives.
Rojestvensky Is Not Dead. ,
Berlin Like Mark Twain, Ad
miral Rojestvensky has arisen to
state that "tho report of his death has
been greatly exaggerated." A special
dispatch Tccclvod here Tuesday after
noon from Bad Ncuhclm denies that
tho Russian admiral Is dead. It states
that another man of tho same name
passed away there a couple of days
ago, and the report was sent to St.
Petersburg that the dead man was tho
Kills Self on Bible.
Springfield, 111. Edwin Withey,
a prominent Odd Fellow and
secretary of one of the local lodges,
committed suicide In the lodge room
Monday night. Withey went to tho
room late at night, and nfter distrib
uting his wearing apparel at various
officers stations, lay down on tho
open Bible in the center of the room
and took carbolic ncld.
W. C. Garrard, Illinois. Dies.
Springfield, III. W. C. Garrard.
secretary of the Illinois State
Board of Agriculture for 20 years,
died at his homo In this city Tuesday
morning after a llnccrlne Illness
caused by Brlght's disease. He leaves
a widow and two daughters. Caroline
and Coburn. Garrard was well known
by cxery exhibitor at tho state fair
and every politician In the Btate.
Roosevelt Not to 8pek This Year.
La Crosse, Wis. Secretary Loeb.
replying to an Invitation to Presi
dent Roosevelt to sDeak here in
September during tho county fair, has
written to the loca fair ascoclatlon
stating that the nrosldent will make
no speeches and take no part In the
BiSHOP POTTER DIES I STANDARD FINE
Children Also Are Slaughtered After
Captivity In Sumatra.
RELAPSE, FOLLOWING LONG ILL
NESS, PRECEDES DEATH.
STOMACH TROUBLE THE CAUSE
Disease Had Developed Complications.
Born In Schenectady, N. Y
May 25, 1M4.
Coonerstown. N. Y. Henry Cod-
man Totter, bishop of tho Kpls-
conal diocese of Now York, died Tucs-
day night after an illness or several
Stomach Iroublo, at first, soon de
veloped Into complications, nnd for
some tlmo ho has been expected to
die, although for the last week ho had
been Improving. Ho suffered a relapse
two days ago and sank tapldly.
Henry Codman Totter was born in
Schenectady, N. Y May 26, 1834. Ho
was tho son of Iter. Alonxo Totter,
wh6 was consecrated bishop of Tenn-
sylvnnla In 1815, and nephew of Rev.
Horntlo Totter, who was elected pro
visional bishop of tho diocese of Now
York in 1S54. nnd who bocamo bishop
of New York In 1SC1.
Bishop Potter was educated at tho
Episcopal Academy in Thlladelphla,
and later graduated at the theological
seminary of Virginia, with the class
of 1857. He received honorary de
grees from the Universities of Cam
bridge and Oxford, Eng, and from
Harvard and Yale.
Bishop Totter always had developed
a great deal of tlmo and study to the
temperance question. He was over at
work upon a great plan to do away
with tho saloon evil, and at tho snrao
time offer an inducement to saloon
frequenters fully as attractive, but
with none of Its attendant sordid sin
Bishop Totter did not believe In thn
elimination of nil saloons, ns ho be
lieved something Just ns bad would
STAGE ROBBERS GET $28,000.
$29,240,000 DECISION REVERSED
AS WALL STREET EVIDENTLY
Masked Highwaymen Take the Ex
press Strong Box.
Reno, New Details of the bold-
np of the Likely and Alturas stage.
near Likely, about midnight Mon
day, have Just been received here.
Two masked highwaymen took tho
express strong box, which contained
about $28,000 for pay rolls of construc
tion crows of the Nevada-California-
Oregon railway, besides money for
the monthly pay rolls on several of
tho largest stock farms In Modro
The stage left Likely at midnight.
nnd the express agent accompanied
tho driver, on account of tho great
amount of money In tho box.
The bandits wero heavily armed and
stepped from tho sage brush Into the
road about fire miles from Likely.
They did not molest tho passengers,
but demanded the agent to throw off
the box. After the holdup, they mount
ed their horses and carried the box
about a mile before opting It.
Tosses from Alturas have tracked
the highwaymen over tho Nevada
Bullock to Protect Teddy.
Colorado Springs, Col. President
Roosevelt is not to faco the Jungle
denizens of Africa alone, for Scth
Bullock's strong arm and trusty
gun is to stand betweon him
and danger. At least that's what the
Rough Rider marshal of South Da
kota, who Is here, said Wednesday. Ho
has been naked by Roosovctt to In
vade the veldt with him, and will
probably make the trip.
Race Track Men Indicted.
New York. Chris. J. Fitzeerald.
John a. Cavanaugh, former man
ager of the bettlnu ring, and Wll.
llam A. Lngeman. owner of tho Brisk.
ton Beach raco track, were Wedncs.
day morning Indicted as common cam.
biers. Orlando Jones, bookmakor. Is
the principal witness against them.
Tho trio pleaded not guilty and were
One Killed, One Hurt In Auto.
Pittsburg. Pa. Dr. E. U. Men raw.
a well-known physician, was In.
stantly killed, and Andrew 8, McSwig-
an, manager of Duquesne Garden nnd
tho Traction company parks of this
city, was severely shocked early Tues
day In an automobile accident.
Hog's Bite Kills Detective.
Kansas Cltv. Mo .Inmoo ti.
. - .. .i.v.i.nr
hail, n well known rieliwtlva u
of tetanus, the result of being attacked
anu omen Dy a nog on his farm near
Wants $40,000. for $200,000.
Elvrla. O. A. L. Ream
- - -' twiitunu
man, 124 Garvin avenue, says he
iukjwb wucru tuv,uuu mat a New
York man named Conrad left is hid
den and will reveal tho hiding place
vu iuu ucirn lor u per cent.
Two Fight with One Leg.
Altoona, Pa. w. P. Swnvinn,i k.
had both feet off. was tho uma'nin.
and J. E. Darr, who. Is mtwus ouo
jcb, wus ueienuant in au assault. and
battery caso in tho Blnlr comity
Nevada Stage Held Ud.
Likely. Nov. Tho Likely and Al.
turas stago was held un Mon.
day night by two masked men, who
were Heavily armed. They compelled
tne wolls-rargo messenger to throw
down the box containing, it I ho.
lloved, a large sum In gold for tho
payroll at Alturas. Tho na sunn cm
wero not molested. No description of
uio uanults could be obtalnod, as It
JUDGE LANDIS IS SCORED
Qrotteup, Baker and Seaman Say the
Corporation Was Not Even
Indicted New Trial Is
Big Harvest and No Heln.
Minneapolis. With nimroilmMnW
30,000 men needed, tho harvest only
lew wcoita instant and tho rail
roads offering no special Ind tirnmnnta
in the way of transjiortatlon, tho
farmers of Minnesota and North Da
kota raco what may dovelon n n
most serious dilemma, a bountiful
uarvosv ami insuniclont help to gar
Bold Robberv In Clncl
Cincinnati Checks and curmnr'v
aggregating $2,000 W6f0 Hint nri dv n
wcu-urcsncu siranger at tho First Na
tional uank rrom John Toomcy, a mcs
sengor of tho Adanm m
Toomey waB making a deposit, when
wio man graoucd a packago and escaped.
Chicago. Judges GroMcup, Baker
and Hcaman, sitting In tho Fed
eral Court of Appeals, Wednesday
knocked out Judge Indls' $29,210,009
fine Imposed on tho Standard Oil Com
pany far robatlnft.
Tho higher court reversed tho de
cision nnd remanded the case to the
lower court for a now trial. Tho
Standard Oil attorneys left court with
their faces wreathed la smiles of tri
The decision Is a scathing arraign
ment of Judgo Land!, In which It was
asked If tho court bollotrd himself
above the law In Imposing a fine that
would fall on tho shoulders of tho
mother corporation tho Standard Oil
Company of Now Jersey when tho
Indiana corporation alone, under thn
law, could bo held responsible.
It seemed to be tho Irony of fate
that Judge Crosscut should have writ
ton the decision of tho upper court
He not only wrote tho decision but
read the decision to tho waiting
throng In the court room.
Judges Not Friendly.
Judgo Grosscup and Judge Landls
have not been the best of friends for
eomo tlmo as a result of certain stale .
tnents made months ago by Judge
Land Is concerning federal Judges, who
talk publicly on matters which might
come under their Judicial attention.
Tbo decision said la part:
"Briefly stated, the reason of tho
trial court for imposing this sentence
was because, after conviction and he-
fore sentence It was brought out on
an examination of somo of tho offi
cers and stockholders of the Standard
Oil Company of Now Jersey, that the
capital stock of the Standard Oil Com
pany of Indiana, the defendant before
tho corut, was principally owned by
the ew Jersey corporation, a corpor
ation not before the court the trial
court adding (upon no evidence, how
ever, to bo found In the record, and
upon no Information specifically re
ferred to) that In concessions of the
character for which the defendant be
fore tho court had been Indicted, tried
and convicted, the Now Jersey corpor
ation was not a virgin offender.
Landls Is Scored.
"Is a sentence such as this, based
on reasoning such as that, sound?
Passing over the fact that no word of
ovldcnco or other Information support
In gtho trial court's comment Is to he
found In the record, would the com
ment, If duly proven, Justify u sen
tence such as this one that other
wise would not have been Imposed?
Can a court, without abuso of Judi
cial discretion, wipe out all the prop
erty of tho defendant before the court
and all tho assets to which Us cred
itors look. In an effort to reach and
punish a party that Is not before the
court a patty that has not been con
victed, has not been tried, has not
been Indicted even?
BOLT KILLS LIEUTENANT.
Mark of Sword Burned In Side Two,
on Quard, Knocked Down.
Camp Hays, Gettysburg, Pa.
With tho mark of his sword burned
Into his sldo by a lightning flash
which killed him early Wednrs-
day, Second Lieutenant Paul J. Mor-
ley lies In tho national guard camp
here. A score of other guardsmen
were stunned by lightning.
Morloy, as officer of the guard, went
out to Inspect his sentries. Ho was
speaking to two of his men when he
was struck. Tho two mon fell un
conscious. Morley died in two hours.
Aids Wifs He Shot,
uncoiii. nod. Johnson Taton. a
young farmer, early Wednesday
near Talmago, Neb., shot his wlfo four
times with a rovolvor. and thon stumr
by remorse, aided a neighbor in !rn. I
tho wounds and then rodo to Nebraska
City nnd surrendered hlmsolf to the
snenrr. no is now In Jail. Taten de-
sorted his wlfo nlno months ago.
Casttllane Caso Aaaln Delivi-rl
Paris. .The suit of Count n rn.
teiiane, rormer husband of the
now Princess Hello do Ha if an (Minn
Anna Gould), before Judeo Dlttn for
tne custody of his thrco children, was
uguin continued Wednesday until noxt
Battleship Montana Acrtnt.j
Washington Tho nnw h.t.i,.li....
Moutuna has been ar-nnf..,i v, .....
navy dopartniont. Capt. Alfred Roy.
tvlds is In command.
Railroad Ignores Rate Law.
at. Paul. Tie Minnesota. Ite.i
Lako & Manitoba Kallrom! r.n
Wednesday sorved notice on tho state
rawroau ana warehouse commission
that beginning Auk. I it woul.i eh
a passenger faro of 3 cents a mile,
inus ignoring tno z-cent faro law. ,
Constitution For Turkeu.
Constantinople. The sultan uw.
nesuay decided to urant a rnn.it.
tution to tho people au tho only means
of checking the rebolllou now sweep
Absent-Minded Clerk fnvi I
transferred from notion o .-1
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was In arrears In hr r.r. r
he remembered his dur
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