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THE BUTTE DAILY POST
»T ST. JAMES
Will Join U. S. Medical Corps.
Dr. Cather Also Leaves
Anaconda. Aug. 22 .—Dr W. E. Long,
formerly of Butte and n<-.v. on nested
with the St. Jamea hospital has re
signed. He leaves tomorrow for
Omaha. Neb., »here he will visit rela
tive«» and friends l*efore going to the
army training camp Dr. I.ong has
made a reputation for himself in Ana
conda. He was well known in Butte,
and while a man who » ■» w alific*d to
establish a large practice in any city,
he felt that his duty lay with hts coun
try and so he enlisted for medical
service, one of the most demanded in
the present war.
Another volunteer from this county
is Dr. Cather of Warm Springs Dr.
Cather left today for New York, where
he will receive instructions I
tends to start a: on — for Frar
ATTEND THE PICNIC
Red Cross Societies Have Re
freshments for All Who
Anaconda. Auk 22. The con mittees
in charge of the final arrangements
for the Farmers pnme were busy to
day on the finishing touches to the
ground and the last word in i ra
tion. The new dancing pavilion and
the speakers' stand will be decked
with bunting of the national colors.
Senator J. B. Gnose and the Ana
conda band will leave this city at noon
tomorrow to attend the festivities.
The band will go to the grounds in
the big truck of J. P. Stag« and John
Stag* will be the man at the wheel.
The Red Cross societies of Deer
Lodge and Anaconda will have abund
ance of refreshments for the picnick
ers and for those who do not care to
be burdened with bask*'*. Many fam
ilies and groups will, however, have
their merry fea.stings in the shade by
the side of the pretty brook.
left for La «'rosse. Wis. their f
• and 1
lor one month,
the children will make a
Ed Whilcraft. formerly
and now of Troy. Mont., but >
great booster for the Smelting
is here on a visit with old friends.
Lieutenant West cot t and Ensign
Provost of the SaL'ation Army have
gone to their new quarters ;,t Cas
John Lyons left last evening for his
home on Coffee Creek after a visit
wrlth Mrs. Michttel Lyons of 320 East
Mrs. James McPherson, Miss Geor
gia MacDonald and Miss Blanche
Thomson compose a party that left to
day for a tour of Yellowstone nationa
Mr. and Mrs. E. L. Thomason of
Croat Fulls and Mr. and Mrs H W.
Gilchrist and daughter. Misa Mildred,
of this city started yesterday on a two
weeks* automobile tour of Yellowstone
George Braslll, for 50 years a resi
dent of Montano, a former prospector
and miner and now a prosperous
rancher in the Hell Gate canyon sec
tion. paid his first visit to Anaconda
yesterday to dispose of a car of cattle.
A. W. Noble of Butte and C. A.
Kohrman of Chicago were visitors at
the Washoe smelters today.
The funeral of John Antonfch will
be held Thursday morning at St
Peter's church at 9 o'clock, proceed
ing from \f P. Maloney's undertaking j
The Rev. J A Meek«* is attending
the conference of the Montana Meth
odists at Billing.«.
J. T. O'Brien returned to his home
at Spokane yesterday after a visit
with friends and attending to busi
ness affairs in Anaconda for a few
Miss M » mie Huffman, who has been
visiting Mr and Mrs. M. FI Spencer
for the past several days, returned to
her hdhia in Butte this morning.
Mrs. George E. Voyer and family,
who have been rlmicking at the Home
ranch of the Wellcome A Peckover
company, returned to town today.
W. D. Bennetts, who has been spend
ing the past several weeks at Chico
Hot Springs, has returned to Ana
conda much improved In health.
I-ee H. Young of Poison is visiting
In Anaconda with Rev. and Mrs. Craig
Mrs. R. C. Thomas, formerly of Ana
conda and now of Los Angeles, is vis
iting old-time friends in the city.
FARMERS' PICNIC AT
RACE TRACK AUG. 23
Special train via the B. A. & P. Ry
leaves Anaconda 8:10 a. m. ; return
ing. leave* Race Track 9 p. m. $1.20
for the round trip.—Adv.
14*6 MAIN STREET—ANACONDA
Under New Management; New and Neatly
Famiehed. Strictly ReepectaMe. Renta
Rea »enable. By the Day Week er Menth.
Offer for Two Anacondans to
Get Free Training at the
Ana* onda. Aug 22 —An Ana* or
young man and a young woman will
have an opportunity to do their bit
for their country «nd in addition get
a year's college training in military
affairs and nursing if the plans dis
cussed at the meeting of the Ana
conda Rotary club at a luncheon held
at noon today are consummated.
A committee consisting of Attorney
John W. James. C. a. Tuttle and A. E.
Wlfgin recommended that two loans i
of $200 each be arranged by th* j
Rotarians; one to finance the course ]
of an Anaconda man in the year mili- i
tary course at the State college a:
Eozeman and the other for an Ana
conda oiing lady, who will take the
made chairman of
irman of the fin
In addition to the
> ability, the can
EMPLOYES SADLY SEE
OLD ENGINE GO AWAY 1
TO SOUTHERN COMPANY
the older e
ered tills moi
that had bee
Aug. 22.—Steam loco mo
20. the first steam locomotive I
na to carry an electric head
1 reputed to be the fastest
gira* ever run in Montana, left !
end in it
>mi any of j
lib*. A number of
of the road Rath
station to bid j
igh long asso
cord of 2S i
w as made
ewCl to an engine
part of th«-ir lives
iation. No. 20 ha.s
linutes for the 26
Lte and Anaconda.
2 veer* ago with
t the throttle.
DEPARTMENT CALLED TO
PUT OUT SMALL BLAZE
la, Aug. 22.—A bonfire in
at the rear of the Kelliher
East Third street spread to
ds and outbuildings. There
ong wind blowing and the
tment was called upon for
e of its lively work yester
TEXAS NEGRO LYNCHED
VISITS FROM DILLON.
inatontia Auk -'2.- Frank A. H.-iz
ak,r drove up from Dillon on busi
>.e last evening tind when he heard
the big picnic decided to remain
end attend it tomorrow Mr. Hazel
baker had charge of the Montana ex
hibit at the Panama exposition.
BUTTE MOOSE GUESTS
OF ANACONDA LODGE
Between 200 and 300 members of the
Loyal Order of Moose of this county
will leave Butte this evening for Ana
conda. where they will be guests of th
Anaconda lodge at
|The Butte people ______
mobiles, and at least 40 machines ha
been secured. A social program with
refreshments, followed by a dance, has
been arranged and the Butte members
anticipate a most enjoyable time.
„rirov a et e in° ni,, , h '
BY MOB^AJ MARSHALL
Marshall, Tex.. Aug. 22—Charles
mob of firemen today and
hanged to a tree. .Ipnes had been ar
rested on a charge of entering the room
of a white woman.
THE POST CARTODNET
RUSSIAN GIRLS IN KNEE DRESSES TELL
OF WORK AS POLICE IN PETROGRAD
MISSES MARGARET 'LEFT) AND VERA DE LONYGUINE.
Duluth. Minn.—The most interesting]
figures in the country today to Ameri- |
can boys and girls- interesting to par
ents. too--are Margaret and Vera De
Lonyguine, who have come to Duluth
from Petrograd after serving as sol
dler-polb-etnen in Ru«,ia. |
\ era, who i* only 14. was a messen-'
Vera, »ho is on
Ker for the war department, and car-j
tied a revolver and bayonet. Margaret, i
t**o years older, had similar duties of
even greater responsibility and peril.!
had offered the new revolutionary i
Boston ..................6 11
l lotteries—Doak. Watson. M»>
Gonzales. Walsh. Nehf and Meyers.
At Detroit— R. H. E
New York .....................0 8
Detroit ....................... •£ t i
Batterie « —• uüop. Mogrldge and Wat
ters. Nunamaker; James and Si>encer.
At St. Lout*—First game; R. H. E
St. Louis .....................i
Batteries—Harper, Johnson and Henry.
Atnsmlth; Groom. Rodgers and Severetd.
At Cleveland— k. H. B.
Philadelphia ..................5 10 1
Cleveland .................... Ç io 1
Batteries—Bush, R. Johnson. Se.bold
and Haley. Co\eleskle, Igombe'h, Couinbe
WINNERS IN NATIONAL
Chicago. Aug. 23.—Mark Arie of
Thomasboro. 111., won the national
amateur trap »hooting championahip
in the grand American handicap tour
nament today aft**r three shoot-off*,
breaking 75 target* in a row.
Clarence Platt of Bridgeton. N. J..
who won the national amateur cham
pionship in doubles by smashing 96 of
50 pairs of targets, equalled the worlds!
record for the event made by Williamjb*
Rigley of V.'hatoheer, la., at Denver,
Colo., several years ago.
GOLF PROS RETURN
Frank Noble, professional golf in
structor at the Country club, and his
assistant. J. A. Novak, have returned
from Helena, where they met Jack
Street, the Helena, pro, and Stuart
Finley, the Missoula pro. in a special
match. The game was played yester
day and was close. At th© thirty
sixth hole it was a tie but the Butte
men won the extra hole and match.
The same teams met in Butte Satur
day when the local club staged a pa
triotic tournament, the Putte men win
INQUEST INTO DEATH
OF BABY GIRL TODAY
I.ate this afternoon an inqueat was
started In the case of Olga Popovich,
the baby girl who waa killed in front
of her home at 801 East Galena street
last Haturday noon when struck by a
motor car driven by Hugh Murphy.
People who were near the scene of
the accident were on the wltnea.
stand. Police officer* w ho were called
to the place and who later arrested
Murphy, undertakers and phyalcinne.
were the first to testify.
It is probable that the inquest w!U
be finished today.
government their servie s as girl
' To wear a hat in Russia said
Vera, is to be one of the upper class.
So. to avoid attracting the attention of ■
peasants, women doing work like ours
• prry handkerohU-f. to aub.ti.ute to,
The two little rebels, who have seen !
some of the most thrilling scenes >f
ihe war upheaval and who prophes:
Russian aid to beat the kaiser ire
plete^ their edu ation in America.
Other Stocks Stagnant as the
Bears Get in Work on
Government fixing of coal prices held
the attention of the stock market today,
other stocks remaining firm ut their
yesterday's quotations. Steels and cop
!>ers maiie a small rally during the day,
but fell back to their opening before
Talk of peace is less insistently felt
jupon the market. So many reports of
many natures hare been received
••jthat the traders are beginning to trade
upon the grounds of investment alone
without reference to possible peace dis
cusston by the allies.
The following wires were received to
day by Heilbronner company:
"There is one thing certain, and that
Is that all the news that can hi* bad
about Ihe coal Mocks has come out.
Any further news must bv for the bet
ter. The market has taken the |«,d!î'
news this morning much better than
"Oil stocks are constantly being ab
rorbed and Mexican Petroleum espe
cially was active yesterday. We can
not but believe this issue is away out
of line with other oil shares. We be
lieve in the near future the world will
be clamoring f„r oil from this prop
erty. and something definite will be
arrived at between the Mexican gov
ernment and other countries so that
this valuable property will l>e properly
"' i,h a ,oan of around *250,
000.000 to Mexico, the taxation may be
cut down and big business may again
The following wires were received
tedav by the Lauzier-Wolcott com
"Holders of Industrial securities find
very ilttle conformity In the govern
ments action on ,-oal prices and the
« more Pronounced
to liquidate holdings. '
market"^ "a th,t tht »«.««nee of th.
* ttion enough
convince holders of that th. » _u • ,
I-oeition U not «tiefactST alÂVlJÎ l-ÏT S*
•«prort » leckln,.- r> and th *' influe»»,«!
ar * sradoalljr reeliiin* th*t the
u'TS'iîLirSft *VBS2 ToT™'
few as possible of them." * as
"The market in selling itaal r u* u
wh,ch it is rumored U re.d> for « eoSSed
drive U,. bear,. . ho J
BUTTE BOY IS NOT A
"DODGER" OF DRAFT
; infsntry and i. now J to ". Una
he u one of the netrioti»
give Montana the Kremtest
Äor Si Ära?^^Är. , *J 1 , r i it ,<,
;«nrtion board, is not to W conïldîrrd l
"tL'TYM'.' ,h ; 'ron. Rati,.;,
Six. Montana Z ^
«•t procréa« i n wt_ —u
eniiatmant. b *""" of hl "
THE POST FOR THE NEWS
Government Regulation of the
Coal Prices is Control
New York. Aug. 22 —Government reg
ulation, indicated by the fixing of coal
prices, was the overshadowing feature
of today's active market and extreme
reversals of 2 to 6 points followed.
Sales approximated 750,000 shares.
Shares of the coal roads and coal pro
ducing companies suffered further shrink
age during today's early dealings In con
sequence of the cut in prices ordered by
the government. Pittsburg Foal dropped
4 points and Reading IN* with material
fractional recessions in the bituminous
issues. Delaware & Hudson developed
re. urrent weakness and New Haven made
the new low record of 30V Industrials,
equipments and coppers were sympatheti
call> affected, leading steels losing 1 to
1% points. Shippings and tobaccos were
among the few sustaining features.
Steady liquidation accompanied the
trading of the morning, most early losses
belt e increased. Steels, coppers. Mexi
cans and sugars were pressed for sale by
professional interests and shippings failed
to hold. Motors were relatively the
steadiest of any gro u p. Rails
gener&lly. numerous secondary issues, in
cluding the western and southwestern
division, losing l to 2 pointa. High grade
coalers rallied fractionally, support being
obviated on recessions. Dealings in bonds
were nominal, the liberty issue selling at
99 vk to 99.92.
Mixed conditions prevailed in last hour,
coalers going lower with rallies of 1 to 5
points in steels. The closing was weak.
Liberty bonds were 99.*8 to 99.94.
Bethlehem Steel "B"
R„ite and Stmerinr ( nniwr
California Petroleum' . ^.!. 2»
IC.nadian Pacifie ................16UH
New York, Aug. 22.—Following a
day's closing quotations on the
Alaska Gold ....................
American Beet Sugar ...........
American Can ..................
American Car and Foundry .....
American Locomotive ...........
American Smelting and Refining.
American Sugar Refining........
American Tel. and Tel...........
American Zinc, Lead and S. bid
Anaconda Copper ..............
At!. Gulf and \V. I. S. S. Lines...
Baldwin Locomotive ............
Baltimore and Ohi<
.Chesapeake and Ohio
|Chi., Mil. and St. Paul
toj^hu B- I and Pac. P
Colorado Fuel and Iron .......... 47*4
Corn Product» ................... 82 7 s
Crucible Steel ................... 78
Cuba Cane Sugar ................ 33
Kibe . ........................... 23
General Electric .................150*4
Gen,eral Motors .................116**
Great Northern preferred ........104%
at Northern Ore Ctfs
Illinois Centra! ........ . .
Inspiration Copper .......
Inter. Merc. Mar. preferred
( it - v souther,.
Lehigh Valley ..........
Louisville and Nashville .
Mexican Petroleum ......
Miami Copper ...........
Missouri Pacific .........
\*°ntana Power .........
^! ew . York Central ......
^ H. and Hartford.
p , °flhem Pacific ........
Pacific Mail .............
JJ av Consolidated Copper
P cat **ng ...............
!^ epu ^ lic * ron and Steel ..
Southern Paclf »<' .........
Southern Railway .......
iStudebaker Company ....
'Tennessee Copper .......
Texas Company (bid) ....
V S Industrial Alcohol ..
U nited States Steel ......
**° l ,re « ePre< I .........
uh Copper .....
" :lba,h preferred "H
Western L'nion i bid
Ra >' Hercules
stewart* ' an,i
Tonopah Belmon '
'Reported by Lauzier-Wolvott Co )
Boston. Aug -2.—Today's mining shores
the curb follow
Bingham ...............j J2i
Bohemia .............. j
Boston Ely ........... " ' g 5 4
Butte & London .... j«
Butte-New York ..... j
Barnes-Kins ........ ....
Calumet & Corbin
Con Arlsona ......
1 «a Hose
. . 12
1 % :
„ . -
LAST SHOT WAS FIRED
cMse.he had not another shoVtS tire"
The c «™Pana s ammunition .ffo.
of her navy
"7* lHKen Prisoners by a
0erman ■"''marine on Aug
S '" ndard «' '»"X steamer
" h °" < ' roplain and fly
Runner* were taken
rendered to the U boat, but only "be
Th U '^ 8hf ha<1 n °' an °' her " hot *4 «re
7„V mTo?. a s , l mmun,t,on - ««- fir
lnp 180 shot*, became exhausted
.. on hoard the French
''. n » r they heard that the German
Ï. boa ' ! * or,| J »«*>■ "« attack on the
u- 8 aT Pa " a wa ' 8unk by a Fren,h pa,ro1
Feed the Fighters! Win theWarl
Harvest the Crops! Sav e the WtUa
On the hsttlefleldii of France and Flandern the r n it~» o.
ÄÄ'Ä.*"* h" to win f " ■■■■•' W'Ä&C*
requisitioned must go into use to save this year's crop \ J? . * anL
requires the combined forces of the two countries in' »..*.« n ." 4nr ««t
soldier boys in France and Flanders are demonstrating Work * «/JJJ
THE COMBINED FIGHTERS IN FRANCE \\n Ft
AND THE COMBINED HARVESTERS IN \ml'b^ DER 3
WILL BRING THE ALLIED VICTORY NEiRFB
A reciprocal arrangement for the use of farm workers h T*
between the Department of the Interior of Canada and a
Labor and Agriculture of the United States, under which • ' lrtn '«t 4
permit the harvesters that are now engaged in the wheat fiel
Kansas. lows. North Dakota, South Dakota. Nebraska Minn 0kllk «M.
consin to move over into Canada, with the privilege of ut*r ÜT 4, .*■* ^
United States, when the crops in the United States have • returni n« ta %
help to save the enormous crops in Canada which by that tima'wW*' **
for harvesting. * W|11 w rah
HELP YOUR CANADIAN NEIGHBORS WHEN YOUR ftw* r.
HARVESTED WN rR 0P II
Canada wants 40,000 Harvest Hands to take car,,
IS Million Acre Wheat Field U
One cent a mile railway fare from the International Bound.., u
destination and the same rate returning to the Internation«' hB * b
wages, gond board, comfortable lodgings. Hid
An Identification Card issued at the boundary by a Canadian im-i
Officer will guarantee no trouble in returning to the United St.t« lmmip| ba
AS SOON AS YOUR OWN HARVEST IS SAVED move nLk ^
assist your Canadian neighbor in harvesting his: In this wav l
helping -Win the War.*' y 00 ,0Ur b « k
For particulars as to routes, identification cards and place whet* -, u.
ment may be had. apply to Superintendent of Immigration, Ottawa
J. L. PORTE, Canadian Gov't. Agent, Dunn Blk., Great Falls, Mog.
THE HEILBRONNER C
BROKERS. BUTTE. MO\T.
Direct Private Wires—Cotton, Stocks and Grain
CORRESPONDENTS— E. F. HUTTON te CO. NEW YORK BAÏDB
STONE « CO. NEW YORK AND BOSTON '
MAIN OFFICE—Northeast Corner Main and G
Streets. Telephones 412-413.
RRANCH OFFICE—(FORMERLY PAINE, WERBER & CO.)—17 EAST BMI»
WAY. J. GEORGE DOLAN. MANAGER. TELEPHONES 157 AND IK
Logan & Bryn
51 East Broadway
mME ID CLOSE
THE MEUT PIT
Board of Trade to Make a Set-.'
tlement Price on Atf- '[
ago. 22._Cor„ pn«^
clilied at the start today, lor
furnishing abundant offerings and
beneficial rains the incentive. Senti
ment was bearish, influenced by the ex
cellent crop conditions. Opening prices
were from *4 lo 1*4 cents lower, with
December at -*1.07% to $1.08 and May
at $1.06% to $1.06%.
The tIosc was steady, ** to %c net
lower, with December at $1.08% to
*1.08*4 and May at *1.06% to $1.06%.
Wheat continued to Ik* a negligible
quantity so far as trading was con
cerned. The first bid was $2.10 for
September, unchanged from yesterday,
'and a few trades were recorded with
prices sagging to $2.07. Announcement
was made by board of trade officials
that steps would be taken to fix a set
tlement price for all September wheat
contracts outstanding Aug. 25 in readi
ness for governmental handling of
wheat after Sept. 1.
Prices weakened in the later trading,
which was of small volume. The close
whs easy and 4c lower, September fig
ures being $2.06.
Oats opened unchanged with light
Provisions declined sharply notwith
standing the high hog prices. The drop
was attributed to traders' expectation
that an embargo on meat exports might
Dec. . ..
Muy . . .
Sept. ...48.00 48.10
Sept. ...22.95 22.97
Sept. . . .23.30 23.62
Cash Wheat No. 2 red,
13 red. $2.16072.26 ; No. 2
jNo. 3 hard. $2.20.
Corn—No. 2 yellow. $1.80*? 1.80% ; No. 3
yellow, $1.79%4i 1.80 ; No. 4 yellow, nominal.
Oat^ No. 3 white. &8%<frS6c ; standard.
Rye No. 2. $1.75« 1.76.
Harley $1.064i 1.29.
Timothy - $4.60«d 8.00.
Clover $14.00« 18.50.
Cash—No. 1 northern, $2.45(72.50; No. 2
northern. $*.40©2 45: No. 3 northern, $2.3*
02.40; No. 1 hard Montana, $2.30.
BUTTER AND EGGS.
Chicago. Aug 23. — Butter, higher;
■ reamery. 370 41c.
Eggs, receipts 5.732 cases; higher.
Firsts, 35%$f>36c; ordinary firsts, 31 & 34c;
at mark, cases Included. 3lft36c.'
. New York, Aug. 22.—The metal market
quotes lead easy; spot. 10%@10%; spelter,
weak; spot, East Bt. Louis delivery, 8ft
Copper, dull: electrolytic, spot and
n«arby, nominal ; September and fourth
Iron, firm 5/11*1 unchanged.
Tin, easy; spot, «2.00.
THE POST FOR THE NEWS
41% North Main.^ Plus
WW -V.» » f»-*
Order* Executed to Buy or Ms
Stock» Boagbt and Sold oi C
ED. C. 8ACHS, Uu#'
W. H. McNULTY Cd
,24 W. Granite 8t Phoni
Hedley Gold .....
do preferred . • ■
(T#e Heilbronner Company
Boston, Aug .2.--.Mining«
tations today were: Ï
Adventure ............. *
Allouez .......... ||
Arizona Commercial ....."
Ballaklava ....... .
Calumet A Arizona ......
Calumet & Hecla .........'T.
Centennial .............. ..
Copper Hange ............*!,
Daly West ............ 1
F7ast Butte ............... l i
FYanklin ................ „
Mass Con ..........
Mason Valley ......
New Arcadian ......
North Butte .......
Old Dominion ......
Pond Creek ........
Santa Fe ......
Superior & Boston
South Lake ........
South Utah .......
Utah Apex .........
Utah Metals .......
Utah Con ..........
New York, Aug.
4%tft& per cent .„u 471:
Sterling 60-day '
60-day bills on b« nk * dem * n A
60-day bills. 8*•
cables. 476 7-16- c »b«* *
Guilders— Dein»", 11 - 4 cltM . 7«
Lire»—Demand. .«I- ^
Bar »liver, 8»%.
bonds, easy. ^ daY*,
Time loans. 8t * a ^ J 4 w $
cent: »0 days, unk. 1
Call money. f^M bid.
ruling rate. $■ rl« 1 ™
*; last loan $.