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Measure Slides Through Upper
House Without the Slightest
Show of Opposition.
: nut's Anti-Gambling Bill and
O'Neill's Saloon Woman Bill
Pass Other Bills in Council
Little Doing in House,
-.,. kiI to tho Silver Holt.
I'HOKN'IX, Ariz,, January 2ft. Tlio
, ,ii. il took it.s blow at (iinblin todny
. passing the Hunt'liill. Tho bill, with
., v.uil others, was roorteil by tli'p
, i. iary committee anil lmlf of the
u, ubers availed tliQinsah'QCi of tho op
; .m unity to talk anil they spoke more
leas vigorously for tlio bill.
favorably reorted "by tho oominit
ti.. the eounqiltook tho. ibill ,np -for
t: thinl reading anil final "passage
i.f bill becomes effective April 1. Roe
hut of Cochise sought to amontl it, uc
i.udmg tho .time to July ,1 on nocourit
. tlio school lax, and MMntyre of
,un;i seconded him, Tho amendment
:, hut by a vote- Of 10 to 2, ami tlio
lull as-it'il by tho panto vojo. r
Saloon Woman Goes
O'Neill's bill excluding woman f,fom
making plneos was jiassetl without op-
other bills ,passod by tho council
oimeilnwn Hunt's bill increasing tlio J
He-, uf jurors tojJJt a elay and.. the houfro
in inorial to congress petitioning for an
m.-rcaso of snlnrios of legislators, tho
ni.in.irial having boon uniundcd ,by ask
ing for an ineronse for all torritorics
;iinl omitting nioution of any mini.
Kill Jap Resolution
House concurrent rtfsolnt urn fXo. ,1,
-prpisiiig sympathy with California in
tin- .laMMes ntattor, wjis defeated. The
.i'iiiitiiin of it Inst Friduy by tho eoim-
il was rct-einsideried on .Monday with
tin- understanding that it would bo
in. ..lifted so as not to rollout upon tho
administration, ami later it was ennolud
I ti. lot the whole matter ilrnp.
ItdU wore introduced in the council
today as foiynvjy t
lly Mclntyro of umn establishing
i board of examiners for pliysjaian of
iiV eve; neither establishing .a bonrd
1 i-xnminers for omhulmers.
Bv e'leavelniid of .Graham, authoriz
ing supervisors to revoke liepior liconso
wli.il their privihjgiav.e henbusjjd,
Bv Weedin, a memorial to tho prosi
Uut and secretary of .tho interior aitjtho
Mibioi-t of tho San Carlos-dam and nro-
t.itinjj against tnO .efforts of the lrj-i.
railroad, to secure a low lino right
Prospect of Prison Removal
At a eauens of the northern member
t ImiiIi house held Monday night it
was agreed to soloe.t a site for a branch
t'rnt.irial prison, which it is lineler
.imo.I will bo at JJrjBgiU, This .ife. do
signed to take the rafnrni sehool with
'' mid nltimatolv tho Yiimn prison.
I i.ere is said to be a great deal of
w .. . n
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VICTOR MURD0CK, "FATHER OF DENATURED ALCOHOL"
Victor Murdock of Knnsns Is one of the younger congressmen who are
l'ng heard from by tlio nation at large. Ho may be called tlio "father of
d'-nntured alcohol," liavlpg Introduced tlio first bill to remove tlio tax on In
dustrial alcohol. Recently lie made tlio discovery tlmt, through a lax etbod
of weighing the malls, tlio United States fs paying the railroads about $5,000,
UW a year more than should bo paid for transportation. Mr. Murdock is In lile
thti-ty-Htxtli year. He lias been elected to congress three times In less tlmn
fur years, bin first election being- to fill n vacancy. The young congressman
us been .a. uevyspaperrounevurslucoldse Jfl
Wichita, Kan: ,i-'llw w " "
apathy at Vuuia on the Bubjeet. The
people will not furnish title to tho ter
ritory to tho ground. It will take $."U,
too to make necessary repairs and in
the light of uhvnmstnncos tho legisla
ture would probably make no appropri
ation. The resolution is likely to bo
HurKe of Maricopa offered in the
house u concurrent resolution inviting
President Roosevelt to attend the un
veiling of the llucky O'Neill monument
at Proseott next June.
Hell of Maricopa introduced a mem
orial praying congress to repeal the act
giving tho Santa Ko Pacific a franchise,
that the Von el may bo put nn tho tax
list in this territory.
WORKED LATE SHAH FOR
By Associated Press,
TEHERAN, Persia, January 20. Tho
Persian parliament' has determined to
cancel all gifts of lands made by tho
late shall nftec the proclamation of con
stitution and to investigate the circum
stances under which they were granted.
This measure is in. accord with the
wishes of the present shah and will ef
fect several provinces and many mom-
burs of -tho entourage of the late shah,
who took advantage of tho dying mon
aroh 's illness to secure enormous grants.
PLAGE BAl I
Blacks and Whites, Indians and
: Negroes, .Cannot Wed in
By Associated Press.
OUTUBIK, Okla., January 20. By
."far ,tho most interesting session of the
eon'vqntin.n wliiclj is in the midst of the
epiwtitution fftr the. proposed .state of
Oklahoma was that of this altornoon,
when tlio "Jim Crow" problem stole
into tho debate on the committee) ruport
forbidding marriage between whiles and
blanks rinel the .Indian and. nogro races.
The question o inserting in tlee e"hnsti
tiitinn a clause providing for separate
ears. and waiting rooms in Oklahoma is
tho most delicato question whie con
front!) tho delegates.
ficlf-stylcd "conservatives" oppos.d
the prowsed measure on tlje grouljd
that there is danger of the 'prcsidejpt
vetoing the constitution.
Tho opposition eontends that 75 pev
cent of the delegates were elected on
platforms specifying the "Jim Crow"
clause. There is a disposition oji the
part of tho majority to await Oie answer
oi tho president to the memeirial asking
hi. opinion on the Turqiosed clausp.
Tho measure prohibiting .intermar
riages was adopted by the committee of
the whole late this afternoon.
DEADLOCK STILL ON
IN RHODE ISLAND
Bv Associated Press.
PKOVIDHNCK, R. I.. January 2i.
a"he tenth and eleventh ballots for tte
.election of a United States senator'
showed no ohangft Ooddard had 40,
Colt Hji, Wottmore ;tl ami Utter X.
Tolstoy Not Very Sick A
Bv ssocinted Press.
'.MOSCOW, January SS. The son of
Leo Tolstoy said today regarding the
rumored dnngoro'fls illness of his. father
tint tho famous author had an attack
eif 'inlluciti lest December, but has rc
cp'ti. $il!cp then.lMt (intmctod bron
child trouble, but his lllncss-is-taking a
normal course and tho patient is not in
GLOBE, GILA COUNTY, ARIZONA, WEDNESDAY,
Southern Pacific and Santa Fe
Have Joint Monopoly on Pa
cific Coast Business,
ARE PARTNERS IN
" SMALL FEEDER LINES
Steamship Cargoes of Pacific
Mail Given' Alternately to the
Southern Pacific and Santa
Fe, Says General Manager,
By Associated Press.
SAX KKANC1SCO, Cnl., January 29.
Commissioner Lane today commenced
the investigation of the relations be
tween tho Southern Pacific, the Union
Pacific and tho Santa IV with the view
of determining in what particulars, if
any, tho roads have violated tho iuter
stato commoroo law.
Jt dovolopod early in the hearing that
the Southern Pacific und tho Union Pa
cific roads, which are now one, nnd the
Santa Fe, have entered into an alli
ance and between thorn control tho rail
transportation of tho Pacific coast south
Joint Ownership of Roads
A. II. Pnyson, vice president of the
Santa Ve, and John D. Spreckles gave
interesting testimony. Pnyson disclosed
tho method by which the Santn Fe nnd
Southern Pacific jointly formed tho.
Northwestern Pacific Hailroad company,
each holding road having one-half of
the capital stock of .t.T5,000,000.
Pnyson admitted that the Southern
Pacific and Santa t-'e have joint owner
ship of the Potrero stockyards, that n
Southern Pacific line from Mohave to
Needles is leased by tho Santa Fe and
that a small road built out .of Bakers
field was built jointly and is operated
.alternately by the two roads.
Divided Cargo Shipments
The afternoon session was given en
tirely to tho examination of 11. P.
Schwerin, vice president and general
manager of the Pacific IMnil Steamship
company, as to how tho contpnuy's busi
ness was divided botween the Southern
Pacific and Santa Fe. Ho said:
"When one ship comes iu wo give all
the cargo to the Southern Pacific and
when another cargo .comes in we give
ali to the Santa Fe. This .hns been the
,jiractice for the past six months, We
nter rates as we see fit. We give the
S&lrdn 'Fe an amount as nearly as prac
ticable in proportion to the amount of
freight they give us for shipment to the
orient. The Southern Pacific will never
interfere with any ship tinder my man
agement. Threats Sid no Good
"Al, one timo I threatened to turn
over aVl the freight to the Santa Fe,"
said .Seiwcrin, "if the Southern Pacific
did notVgivo us better car service."
"Diduthat bring any. remonstrance
from the) owners of the stockf"
After jpstifying us to the routing of
freight after it was landed, which
chwerin said "was entirely in tho
hands of the two railroads," an ad
journment was taken until tomorrow.
CONTRACT LABORERS TO
HAWAII FROM SPAIN
Bv Associated Press.
" HONOLULU, January 2ft. The im
migration society has chartored a steam
er in London or tho purpose of bring
ing one thousand Spaniards to Hawaii,
tho contract price for transportation be
The steamer America Mnru, which ar
rived at Yokohama today, reported one
death from the bubonic plague. The
steamer was placed in quarantine and
will bo hold until tomorrow morning,
when it will continue its voyage fo San
LET DOWN EAST
California Senate, Expected to
Arraign Roosevelt, Is
By Associated Press.
SAORAM BNTO, "Cnl., January' 2ft.
The unanimous passage of the bill of
tho assembly for tho prop'osed constitu
tional aniendmont providing ior direct
primaries and tho adoption by tho sen
ate pf a resolution bearing on tho Jap
anese issue, largely occupied the time
nf the legislature today.
Tho senate without debate adopted
the majority resolution protesting
against tho interference of the federal
government in the school affairs of this
state, requested the governor and attor
n oy general to do all things necessary
to protect and, save the rights of the
staio and commended them for tho no
tion they had already taken.
Botji tho minority and tho majority
resolutions wore substitutes iu the na
ture of compromises, all harh criticisms
and ariaigaments having been climin
atod. The dilToronco .was principally in
the matter of phraseology, 'the minority
resolution reported by the Democrats
protesting ngninst the "president in
terference" instead of "federal gov
ernment. ' '
There was a decided chnngo in tho
bellicose attitude of senators who were
supposed to be for more radical action
and tho expected arraignment of Presi
dent lloosovelt and the federal govern
ment failed of development.
An attempt to amend the minority
resolution to contain a clause protesting
agaiust tho naturalization of Japanese
was quickly ruled oiit of order.
TRE THAW CASE
Two Jurors Accepted Monday
Are Excused Without Ap
parent Cause Yesterday,
TWO OTHERS ARE
ADDED TO THE JURY
Taking of Testimony Will Prob
ably Begin. Tomorrow The
Members of Thaw's Family
Have Not Quarreled,
By Associated Press.
NBW YORK, January 2ft. The first
big surprise iu tho Thaw caso occurred
today when Justice Fitzgerald, on mo
tion of tho district attorney and with
tho consent of the attorneys for the do
fonse, announced that tho two jurors
selected iu yesterday's proceedings bo
oxciised. "Without any reflection what
ever On the jurymen," nildfd tho judge.
The men in question were Arthur S.
Campbell, Superintendent of telephone
construction, and Harold A. Faire, pub
lisher. District Attorney Jerome said: "The
rcasjons for this action will not be made
public, but are of a business nature."
Faire created a mild sensation when ho
stated that he was utterly in ignorance
of any reason why he was asked to step
down. Campbell declared that ho had
too much respect for the court to give
an interview. It is generally reported
that Campbell had asked to be relieved.
He begged to be excused when first
placed on tlio jury.
Still Kino in Box
One now juror had been added when
the oxcuse was announced and the sec
ond was subsequently seenred offsetting
tho loss. When the cpurt adjourned
there wore nine men iu the box. Today
they exhausted the origiual panel of
two hundred and used eighteen of the
now panel iff one hundred summoned
yesterday. The two sworn today were
John 11. Donne, traveling freight agent,
;$8 years of age, unmarried, native of
Now Orleans, and David H. S. Walker,
real estate, aged 31 years, unmarried, n
sou of .John Brisbane Walker. All
seemed well pleased with the selection
of Donne and Walker.
As soon as Denne said he was from
Jouisinua Thaw was seen in earnest
consultation witli his lawyer. Walker
was. accepted by the defense in spite
of the fact that lie said he knew Stan
ford White and many of tho dead ar
chitect's friends. He had formed an
opinion on the caso t'tnd had expressed
it many times. .These facts Walker de
clared would not. prevent him from rcn
dering an importial verdict.
One Challenge Left
Thaw's attorneys summarily excused
wveu tah'smeu today. Tho state chal
lenged peremptorily only once. Tho de
fense now hns thirteen challenges left
nnd the state one.
Members of the Thaw family were
all in court and for once disarmed those
who circulated reports of family quar
rels. The mother of the prisoner con
versed and chatted with Mrs. Harry
Thaw constantly. Tho Countess of Ynr
niouth nlsp talked freely with young
Mrs. Thaw and Miss May McKenssio
was a participant in the family chats,
notably during the luncheon recess when
the party sat for a tmie in a eireulnr
it is believed tho taking of tesfimony
cannot bo reached before Thursday.
BV SLEET STORM
Thousands of Dollars .Damage
and Entire City Is Cov
ered With Ice
By Associated-Press. "
PORTLAND, Ore., January 2ft.-Tho
damage done by yestorday's- and to-
iliiv's Hlcet storm in Portland and vicln-
tv will not run far short of a quarter
nf a million. Ono telephone company
i i i. .hinnnnn mi.
suffered a loss oi anoui ijuvv,viw. iho
electric power companies aro heavy los
ers. The street enr system iosi a large
nmount and three-fourths of its income
yesterday and. today has been lost, bo
far ns ascertainable no fruit districts
wnro hurt within the circumference of
No part, of the city of Portlnud is
not covered with ice.
Eight Hurt in Collision
Bv Associated Press.
'SOUTH McATjESTER, I. T,, January
on, Eight persons wero injured, two
trainmen fatally, in the collision ot an
M. K. & T f roiglit and a local passen
ger at Crowdor City today. ";,'."
JANUARY 30, 1907
TOO MUCH TALK
Senate Called Down by Hale
for Delaying Passage of Im
TALK ON CHILD LABOR
Proposition to Knock. Out Free
Seeds Defeated in the House
by Large Vote, the Farmers
Winning Out, asJJsual,
iBy Associated Press.
WASHINGTON, January 29. Tho
senate session today began with a lec
ture from Hale, who contended that
too much talking and not enough work
was being-done. He had particular ref
erence to tho inayiity to sccuro passage
of tho diplomatic consular and fortifi
cations appropriation bills, which are on
tho calendar. Therefore the session
ended when tho two measures had been
Senator Bevoridgo concluded his three
days' speech on tho child labor bill.
His urgument today was devoted to the
constitutional power of congress to pro
hibit interstate commerce in child-made
goods. He took tho broad grounds that
the power of congress over interstate
und foreign commerce Was absolute and
that such commerce can be prohibited
-altogether so far as power is concerned,
and tlmt in all cases, policy and not
power is the point to be considered.
Tho senate today passed the diplo
matic consular appropriation bill carry
ing over three million.-. An amendment
presented by Lodge was agreed to pro
viding that salaries of all consular
clerks bo $1,000 a year for the first
three years, after which $2Q0 a year is
to bo added until a maximum, of $1,800
Free Seeds Win -
The House today passed the senate bill
increasing the board of .customs and
appraisal, in New York from ten td
twclvci The agricultural appropriation
bill occupied the most of the day and,
as usual when tho amendment striking
out free distribution of seeds was re
ported the members from farming dis
IT ENOUGH IRK
trids outvoted those from the cities iff .O.wcn of Lincoln county. New Mex
aud reversed the ruling ofthe;cJiair.by icq. A'fougTist of murders is charged
a vote ot i.jti to &:, ami restored Uic,
paragraph as it has been- th law for
Recommendations of the committeo-oii
agriculture to increase the salaries, of
Chief Forester Pjnchot, Chief (of the
Bureau of Chemistry Dr. Wi'S. Wfley,
from $3,500 to $4,500 we,nt ont ofupoinU
ot order. J'.- '.hJ
An important amendment was -'adopted
that no part of tho nio'nev appropri
ated ,for expenses in the e"riforcbemnt of
the national pure food 'law fchould-.be.
paid to any state, city 6r" district ofJU
cial, the amendment being based' onUheJ
theory that states should' execute their
own pure food law. -v
Criticize Eeserve Policy
Representative Mondell Of Wyoming,
in discussing the forest reserve 'policy
today said that no one could deny that
the policy of paternalism was centrali
zation, "nd that policy should-nob be
extended in this nntioji any further" than
is absolutely necessary. It must and
will be a hardship arid irritation'. inci
dent to patcrnnlism," he' said. '
"We cannot get away' "from them
and wo should object tdhaving-reserve
used ns a means for au increased cost
of products of the reserves to the .peo
ple of that region.
"I do not intend to criticize gener
ally the forest sorvice. I hiivo the
highest regard for tho gentlemen at tho
head of tho service. 1 believe that in
tho main they are- administering the
reserves in a fair and reasonable way,
but it illustrates tho tendency of thUt
sort of thing, the inevitable) effect of
After cmoplctiiig nearly fifty pages
of fhe bill tho houso adjourned until
Section of Baldwin Plant" 111
Philadelphia With Loss
of Million : "''
By Associated Press.
PHILADELPHIA, January 29. Fire
wjiich started an 'explosion in the paint
shop destroyed an entire section of the
big Baldwin Locomotive works tonight,
entailing n loss of $1,000,000. The de
stroyed building was 17f feet, long and
115 feet deop, immediately adjoining
the main oflico ot Broad and Spring
Garden streets. These buildings threat
ened other elepartmcnts and the entire
fire department was called out. About
1,000 men were employed iu the burned
building, which was five stories high.
The fire was discovered a few minutes
hafore (5 o'clock, when the workmeu
wr nrmmrillL' to leave. Though the
flames spread quickly, all wore able to
get out safely. Shortly after tho fire
started the wall on Spring Garden street
cH ..,! one fircmnn amT three workmen
were caught .by the falling- bricks, but
rccoived only siigat oruisva.-. xp..mc;
' ' ' .lr
men succeeded in getting the flames
under control within an hour.
The Baldwin locomotive works is tho
largest industrial plant in -the United
States. Tho fire, will not greatly hln."
dor the work.
Deadlock in New Jers6y ' ,
By Associated Press.
TRENTON, N. J., January 29. Tlio
New "Jerfloyieg'islaturo "today took three
ballots' for. the sena'torshin'Svithont re.
suit. ' ' . M
i . '$
NORTHWEST IS STILL1
WITHOUT COAL OR. FOOD
By Associated Press.
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn., January 21).
The snow blockado and.fu.el famine in
the northwest continues., and relief
seems ns remote 'as over. Another snow
storm has swept North Dakota and Min
nesota. Hundsods of cars of coal and
grocories which started westward iu
tho wako of the rotarics may not reach
thoir destinations for days or weeks.
ICE TRUST GETS W0
RELIEF IN HIGH COURT
By Associated Press. - :
NEW vORK, January 29. Theap-'
pellato division has bande'd down.aelo
cision nlllrming the verdict ft the lower
court against tho 'American Tee com
pany in fuvor of the city for alleged
violations of the ordinance relating to
short weights. Fifty1 violations were en
tered against the company, with a poh
alty of $25 in each case. By the de
cision the ice company is held' respond
sible for tho acts of its drivers.
.Goniez Wanted for Many Mur
ders Caught Near E Paso
by Mew Mexico Sheriff" .
By Associated Press . '., .
EL PASO, Texas; "JUnuary 29 After
being chased for" lout years B. Gomez",
charged, wjth being one 'of the-'inost
'brutal and reckless6f allrtcspcradoos
tnat maue tne nortier notorious, was
cnnttircd near El Pas6 today bv Sher-
agaiust Gomc'f, wlvft is a'
Indian, negro nirdVMr-Siea-n
M'anufaQtiwers" on' 'American
' " " JBeifmposed- " '
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ULeJJASO-Texas, January 29. Tee
'matmfaciuj'.ers along the border havfc
boto jm-iueUtnat. mo .oiexiean goveru-
.....m -.v- 1 1 uiwtli fTilufn '. ilnfv mi ir-i
The Mexican., tariff oh ammonia is o
high as to make it impossible to miuiu-
rfacturc, ice in Mexico in competition
with the lid Admitted free.
weanytiifj. ype ice cousuntcu in uunueru
Mcxien.1 is. manufactured on the Texas
sfde and. eptcrsMcxieo free of duty.
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NEW PICTURE OF CARDINAL GIBBONS.
Cardinal Gibbous, tlte only American wearer of the red hat, makes hhi
I home in his native city. Baltimore.
1 .- . t- mi,i. i 101
lie was uorn juiucb uiuuuua u oi.
I:a Wm iin.i. At an enrlv aire
b-eea"ti'ori'be'gStt7-''He returned t9 the United States at the age of fourteen.
nwfnir riartlv'o hhe- high rank In the Roman Catholic church ami partly to
higown-CTflciousnes's and learning Cardinal Gibbons has uttninea wwo popu
larity, ! WJrv'ery 'active In church dutieg and presidM at important functions
frojD.timfe: GW ia' various citlea.
Dust-Explosion Brings Instant
. uDe'atfi to-Men Working 500
MOST OF VICTIMS -
Disaster-Worst in History of
, .the State Rescuers Low
ered n Bucket Are Overcome
. by-Gas None Can be Saved
By Associated Press.
'CHARLESTON, W. Va., January 29.
TWith a detonation heard for miles'
and hurling debris hundreds of feet into
the air, dust in the Stuart mine near
Fayetteville exploded, the explosion
bringing death to eighty or more men
M'ho- were at work 500 feet below tho
surface. There is no chance that any
can betaken out alive, for it is thought
the terrific force of the explosion snuff
ed out their lives instantly. IB will not
be possible for rescuers to reach the
bottom of the shaft for fortv-eieBt
Worst in State's History
The disaster is perhaps the worst, in
number killed, in the history of the
state. Most pf the men wero Amer
icans, many of them married men with
largo families. A dozen or more col
ored men and about twenty aliens aro
among the victims. '
Rcseuo work was begun as soon as
the shaft-house was repaired; .About
two hours after the explosion thrce-inen
were-lowered into the shaft in a bucket,
biit before descending fifty feet they
Were overcome by gas and barely able
tb-signal tip, and further attempts wcre
huaridoncd. Only One Opening
Air was supplied by large fans, but
thb -mechanism became damaged and
if the men are not all killed they may
"havw air enough to survive until tho res
cucrs reach them.
The Stuart mine has one opening "
only, althonglian entry had been driven
(6 connect with a parallel mine a short
distance awayf.1;. The shaft has three
compartments, -two. for cages and one
for air. Smoke and dust pour into the
air shaft for hundreds of feet from the
ventilating compartments and it was
It is stated that nearly all of the
men were at work in tho entries near
tho bottom of the shaft. No official an
nouncement of the -disaster or its cause
has been made.
perhaps Fair Tomorrow
By Associated Press.
WASHINGTON, January 29. Fore
cast for Arizona: Rain or snow in
northern portion; "rain in southern por
tion Wednesday; Thursday fair in tho
south and raiu or suow in northern por
tion. ' j
He has held the cardlnalate siuce iWb.
we lnntr hefnre his nareiits bad end-
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the boy was taken to Irelaud, wbera
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