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MARION, OHIO, WEDNESDAY, APRIL 10, 1912.
JVOIAJME XX NUMBER 131.
PRICE TWO CENTS
A SHOCK TO THE COUNTRY BY THE GREAT PRAIRIE STATE
- ' . .
OVER N. Y. REPUBLICANS
Today, Caused by the Landslide in Illinois The
Shadow was the Form ol Justice Hughes
A very Gentle Indorsement o! Taft All
Admit Political Neros Fiddling While Rome
: (UnlUll Press' leased Wire.)
CobYtait(ou hull, ltochester, N. Y.,
April lO'.w-a'hu h'ensatlon of tutfuy's
eessliii; b't tho .lUpublleun state con
vention icumo ivjjjcn Colonel Iloose
veltV'dolo supiJorltjr In Klna county
clelcgaVlu'n, iCdnrjtr6Iei' Prenilorgast,
of N6iV York. tnUdd nn Impassioned
tpcccH;ofc protest against .tho platform,
w hlchiliejeharacterUcd, as, reactionary,
lie ai(iiunccil UH'tOMilbnJntqioH of
ItoosoVojt'H progressive doc'trlhW ajvd
cmimdjjcilly injistpit thut dmnildlPrefc.
ltlent 'IViH bo'Ychomlnatod ho colifd
not be fshloctbd. Prondorgust elo
quently defended tlio lnltlutlvc. refer
endum and recall, declaring that the
1)eo)lo of the country demanded these
ilootrJnea In order to perpetuate popu
lar rule. At times ho was Interrupted
'by Jeers' from tho delegates, and onoo,
. shaking his list at tho New York coun
ty delegation, ho openly charged thut
they were only half-hearted In tholr
BUimort ot President Tuft.
Most of tho day's session was de
voted to oratory. United States Scnu
nr Hoot bltterlv denounce! tho recall
of Judges, .which he tfald would make
"cowards Of tho Judiciary."
1 convention, adopted without
oitaiigp itnq 'piuuojin iiuuiiuikiiuvh
,by fhb r61utfIprt colnnllttcc. Thuro
was 'iid itfll ctclY, iIiLd only a few scut-
After thrf 'adoption o'f the platlorm,
the convenU'drf dUJdurnc'd.'
N. Y April
ehudow ' of eupronib
k,M. rrVhnV Hughes hung ovur
Convunfioii luiU when tho Kopubljenn
. . ' . ...1 ......., r..l tllltlll. fill
Btute conveniiun iuvuhui . ---tho
llnat session. His mimo wm ou
tho lips of leadurs and delegates ullUo,
und a report that ho would bo tho
iiomltioo or tho Ucpubllcan nutlonal
convention In Chicago was being
thread. This, too, In tho face of tho
jiosltlvo ussurances by a few men In
timates with tho former governor thut
no honor or Inducement could loud him
from tho duties ho Is now performing
und which uto admittedly congenial.
Dut tho delcgutcs and leaders who
liad urged not tilono tho stuto'a big
lour lAit tho district dolcgates as well
us work for tho ronumlnuj'un of Presi
dent Taft, believed thut as a lesult
of tho developments, yesterday, In
Illinois und tho generally mixed up
condition of party politics evcrywhoro
there might bo a. change In tho situa
tion which Would I vault In tho presi
dent's namo not going boforo tho Chi
cago conclave They Insisted that If
tho president should be eliminated,
Governor HUghcs would bo tho tin
unliuouir choice of tho putty.
it Shook 'Km.
Tho result In Illinois ctuno as a dis
tinct shock and surprise to tho leaders
litre. As u result, they uccoptcd u
compromise .proposul made by Senator
K. T. nruckett of Haratoga, leudur of
tho Republicans of tho upper house,
whereby tho delegates from this state
wefo urged but not Instructed to vvotk
for tlio president.
TJiero W(ia some very pluln tulk bo
hlnd closed doors of tho committee
loom. Tho leaders worn agreed that
thoy wero absolutely and unutterably
oroaed to tho doctrlnus priuiulguted by
Colonel noosoveU. i
Hut tiftor learning of tho result In
Illinois, tho advocates of tho ronom
Inatlon of tho president, und those
.. i ,, niinnH.ui to It on tho ground
i,..i iw. i not the strongest available
candidate, agreed that tho delogatos
must get togethor.
r.vorybody fell Into Jlne with tho ex
coptlou of the two morubefs of tho
committee who aro controlled by Na
tlonul Committeeman William L. Ward
Thoy Insisted that thoy wero for Co -oncl
Roosovolt and his progre3i!lvo pol
icies. ' ...
But the other members got together
und rushed tho platform which was
adopted by Die convention today and
which will bo tho model on which tho
Now York delegates to tho Chicago
onvontlon will, demand that me na
tional platform bo framed.
Tho advisory plank dealing with the
tandldatb woh admittedly a sem in
word play. Framed by nrackett It
pleased both sides, saying:
Touching Turt J.lKblly.
"Wo appluud tho .patriotism, wisdom
und undrnmatlo courage of President
William H. Toft. Tho overwhelming
majority of tho delegates In this con
vention assembled favor his nomlna
ii..,i iml wo urgo that the delegatcs-uU
large hero elected, in tholr Action nt
Chicago' carry out thl chplce of tho
Bepubllcans of tho state, and that tho
il'stJlct delegates unlta to tho same
Barnes and his lUutenants und the
caatluued on rgj Tltrwi.
May 11 and Hence Contem
plates Rushing- Legisla
to be Abolished.
(United Press Leased Wire.)
Columbus, O., April 10. With thv
dato of ilnal adjournment now IJn-
od Tor May 11, tho coiiitEtulion.il
convention began today to rush mut
Thorc wero only a few dissenting
votes, lato yesterday, to tho passage
of tho Boutty resolution providing
that tlio convention shull recess fiom
April 20 until May (!, return on Jlay
G mill remain In session until May 11
Tti'Iftclllatq mutters, a supplement.
Od' resolution was adoplad limiting fu
luredfbiUo to llvo minutes excopt In
tho fjigo oraho author and tho lead
pr ,J Ttfiy opposition to proposals who
uretw,,;bo limited to thirty minutes
Judjclal roform wll bo disposed ol
tOTay. liato yesterday, Judge Peck,
Juudor of tho ruform forcos, saw
chanco to gain a uunvbor ot -votes
und offered a sUbstltuto for his own
proposal und all pending amend
ments. It, Is .considered a compro
mise mucsuro. I
Tho I'oek compromlso provides
that tho mi p mile court shall consist
of six Judgos. Tho concurrence Of
llvo of thom shall be necessary to de
ularo unconstitutional a law. Wliero
tho court divides o'tuully, on tlio mer
its of u case, such division shall con
stitute an affirmation of the Judgment
of tlio court bolow.
ri'ho circuit courts are abolished
and aro miccodod by courts of appeal
that shall havo lluul Jurisdiction "in
ull cases oxcopt such as Involve niifS.
tions arising under tho constitution
of this state, or tho United States, or
cases of felony, or oases of which It
has original Jurisdiction, or cases ot
public or groat gunoral interest In
which tho supremo court may direct
tho court of appoals to certify Its re
cord to that court."
Kuch court of uppoals shull con
sist of throe Judges and tho concur
rence of ull ot thorn Is necessary to
reverse the Judgmunt of tho common
pleas or superior courts.
Tho decisions In ull casus In both
tho suprunin and courts of nppeal
shall bo roportod, toguthur with tho
'I I a vote ot C2 to , tho enliven
tlou killed tho Thomas proposal for
I', slnglo house loglsluturo.
William I.ov)lH, colored, no assist
ant attorney general of tho' United
States, was Invited to address tho
convention Wednesday evening, April
17. An effort to tnblo the Invitation
lo htm failed on roll call.
.lil-ilco Hughes Will N'lH Tulle.
Wkumliigton, April 10. - Jusllco
HughoH. of tho miprome court, to
day llutly declined to be Intnrviuwed
er uuotokl regarding the consideration
of his namo In tho Now York Hopuli
llcan convention at Bochester as a
presidential possibility. Ho shook off
a reporter with tho remark that the
''people thoroughly utidorstooil his
position" in that reepect. That ho
wu not u a rocept'lvo mood ' ns to
presidential dooium Justluo lluglie
liilfl lot It be emphatically known re
cently. Ho clung today to his deter
mination to avoid outspoken com
ments. I'V-VtllllK Flood .SulTctCl'rt.
Hlcknian, Ky., April 10. igupplloa.
bruuglit to Hlokninn lute yostorday by
a government boat aro being doled out
today an u busily of three meals fur
each person. Thp,pot Is on Its way
to Now Madrid, M6 .miiore suffering
umong the tlood refugees Is rdporteU.
Tho vlver Is falling hero vory slowly.
Tho body of MIsa Alexander,
drowned ut Burksvllle, Ky iFrlduy,
was found today, tho hUlr ont'vvtned In
tho brunches of ji tree.
(Jov. WIImiu at Youugstovni,
Youngstown, o, April 10. Gov
ernor Woodrow Wilson, of Now Jor
soy, will inuko Ills 1 1 rat ttpecoh of the
iprosont campiilgn in Ohio hero this
uftornoon when his train, outtibounl
will 9toi for ten minutes. Numerous
lirogresslvo Deuiocruta -gathered hero
for tho occasion. Wilson will roturn
later for u tour of tho state,
WmmSwtmmfA. . '?(?.. Hi&.vo .iiii'MM
)3 1Z71 Y2mZ& Ttffn7)nPP
L xzieMivoaz st. y.
As soon us Colonel Hoosovelt had declared that ho would accept tho nom
ination If It wero offered hlin, Ills ndralrors In all parts of 'the country start
ed an actlvo campaign to sccuro dclcgatos in tho convention. Tlio Hoosovelt
movement Is aided by a number of Republican governors nnd by many 'per
sona who formerly wero advocates of tho nomination of L& Follctto. Tho
colonel's slogan Is that tho government must bo put ngalu In tho hands of
tho peoplo, nnd In lino with this Js his advocacy ot u form 'of recall applied to
Judicial decisions that affect tho people as a whole.
, Ai MINERS
Hold a Joint Conference To
day Several Meetings
Expected Before a Settle-
ment is Reached.
(United Press Loaned WIru.)
i n t' T . r, r' ti r f ' t t '
y. IMPOItTANT M IN UltS' 1)12
'A MAN US OF ANTHUACITIB
A 1 tine j i-ii" .ngreeiuent.
r '3 iKlRht hour working day.
A 3 Iteoogulttoii tit union und
ciinpuny must collect dues,
l-k-Moio convenliuit ayafem of
adjusting grlvnne and ylth-
In Bhurter ttuiB.
15 A twenty per cent wnge lu-
c A mliilmuni of $8.&o per day
for all miners, und $3.85 per
day for laborers.
it A Af A A X i A A A A A A
Phllutlulphla. Pa., April ID. When
iho Julnt couferenee ot tho opera
'tots' commlttao mid the union an
thiuelto minor represents tlvufi op
ened at noun today. It was the gen
eral Impression that sevora meet
ings would bo nocesiry liefore a
settlement Is ranched- Both sldea went
Int otho nieotlng outwardly uncom
promlalng. but it was roportod that
tho operators and miner ho.d agreed
to compromise on a ten per iit in
crease. Any seulofiient niiiHt be sub.
mlttud to tho rnnk mid llle for the
An oarly resumption or woik in tho
anthracite Holds, suspenxlon of which
since April 1 has nlrendv lesmtoit in
n boaw finaii lal loss. d. ppiulod. It
wu said, on the mcogiiition "f the
'unjon 1r0io President ilh of
Continued on Tnso Three,
"SsPv iA& y 2fci
Federals and Kebels clash
in Fierce Strife -President
Anxious as to Out
come. (United Prcs LwumI Wire.)
iMoxlio in, April 10. tyivo hun
died rcbeb mid fujlumls ' Imvo been
kljlod in iu Hours' ugutiug, nut torty
nr.ilftH soiiiti t .l.1) yity. Tha result
of tho bultlo la still', hi doubt and
PKhtlng loii inui-U tOlltiy, Tho out
come is anxiously nwAitod liy 1'iesl
In coiiiio tiou with tho aonudul thut
Iiuk arlHt-n ow-t the yiiiti'llnitlun of tho
r.tlea Blilpiied lu-ie fWlll the I'nlted
Slate, the Mexl-an govcrjiment toda
denied tint these ni'nui wore sent by
l'rlrient Tuit from tha government
supply, liitlmating timt they canm
Horn prlMite soureee.
Prealdeut Madoixi lu made a state,
ment In conuectlon Artth eburgeA
which )uv: been lliatlo, admitting
that he had iuld hla brother austavi
600,000 pesos from thtt natlotial tn
ury, ibut claiming It wna all expended
honestly in the revolution.
Mexico vity, .Vpill 10. .V pttltton
altneil ')y SOD Ameriounu protestlnw
against the manner in which the
Krug-Jorgtmsen rllleir, shipped hero,
ara being attributed, was1- sent to
ProMdeK 'lrt toduy. Tim rlllea wro
Btift here by pee1ul 'order of the Uni
ted StatM Qpovernment so that Ameri
can' oltlaena could protaet themselves
Ir. cujie or riots, und yhll they arrived
moro than u week ugo, few huo boon
ti.Ke nout by tho cltlxena ub Uiuy tiro
belmr hlldat 10 eacn.
A coninilttoo of nine Aniorlcuns was
ummintad oy Prealdont Madoixi to
look after tho rules and the greatest
protect Is tomlng fixim Amorlettiia In
gLiirul. They Hnoi;t that the ruiu
Bhlntiod hero aro of a patlorn diM.ard
ed by the United flutes army eeial
e.ir ago uill i an bo bought In ahops
carrying dlwaraed army goods In the
stutc for f?.30 each,
ABOVE THE MARK
Of Floods South of Mem
phis Break in Levee at
Wilson, Ark., Helped
Situation at Memphis.
(tTnltod Preis Leased Wire.)
St Louis, Mo., April 10! Tho
Mississippi river Is aboo the Hood
stage at points south of .Memphis to
duj. At VlckPburg the river regit
ered S0.G feet, u rise of six-tenths ot
a foot over yesterday; at New Or
leans It was at IS. 2, a llso or four
tenths. Klghteen' feet Is the Hood
stage at Now Orleans.
Ai Memphis and all points north,
the river Is gradually falling.
A stage of 43.2 prevailed at Mem
phis today, a fall of four-tenths. A
rail of one-tuntH was registered at
These reports wero reached by the
local weather bureau toduy, and In
dicate a steady movement of the (lood
southward. Serious situations hto
(Xpcited to arise in MUslsslpiiI and
Break at WINon.
M niphls, Tonn., April 10. Tho
break In tho lovea at Wilson, Ark.,
iodi helped the situation here und
n the lower lovoes somowhnt. The
river fell four tenths of a foot in
hi past -I hour, but the crest of Hit
Hood Is moving south.
A desperate light Is on to hold
tin leveos ot I. uxors. Osceola,, Hur
llold and Curulhersvllle. Tho water
is topping tho loveo for miles bolow
CanitlUTHVllle und sand opls and
crawllsh lunks add to the turror. Tlio
steamer Kit ('arson, with 50,000' sund
bags, arrived nt Oseuola tdday. The
break at Wilson Is 1,000 fhet wide
and custom Knnsas will be Hooded
from Mississippi to Crowley's Bridge,
nn area of EQO.OOO-neres.
Tlie WHter reached llaglc. Aik, last
night, and the electric light plant
went out of commission. Courier
rodu all night In udvunco of the yel
low Hood which Is pouring westward
over tho tint lands, warning persona
to seek safety.
No Lives Lost,
Bo fur us can be learned there bus
not beou u single llfo lost, but thou
sands of cattle have perished and
over L',000 persons nre homeless,
iKorecuHter Kmory says the river
will fall slowly but It will bo sev
i'ral days before It will roach fort
Oovernor Hrewer of Mississippi has
ont tho state convicts to work on
tho Yazoo levee and one of the great-
i st struggles In tho history of Amerl-
i a Is being mude there to hold tho
water In tho river bed. Ilrawor nar
rowly escaped drowning yesterday
when lie foil from a skllt and wived
hlnifelf only by grasping n floating
Thoro Is great need of small boats
for rescuo work. Ilundrods of per
sons nre still maropned In tho Hood
ed district nnd small boats aro need
ed to bring them to the- lave vvheu
tho river Men mors enn plek thorn up.
The following towns nro under
from three, to ten feet of wnter to
dny Wilson, Marked Tree, Tils Lake
TM'Uoravlllo and Tvronlca. All havo
n population of '200 or over, Market)
Tree having 1.000.
Ynhvls and boats liuve been sent
Into the Hooded country and hund
reds nro being rescued from big spots
whero they nro marooned with the
wator all around them.
.Inhibition ut Washington.
Washington, Alprll 10. Jubilation
and uxcunea limited uround tho varl
oum political hoadtjuurtora here to
day pmmlKciioiiMly, when tlie lesult
of tho Illinois prlmury becume kuoivn.
Tho Taft leaden aald they were not
tienonding on Illinois anyway.
"'Local lasues wore responsible,'
f.ild HeureBntatlvo McKinley, th
Taft manager. "Tho result Iiuh no
tearing whatever on the outcome ot
the preaWentlal oontoat. Walt until
ou mob tho pannsrlvanla result"
Senuor Dixon, Hoosovelt munager.
cald: "Illinois voters have served
noUco that they are unaltoivibly op
posed to tho reaotlonary policies ot
Taft and to tho reactionary bosses to
ulwim h.. in nermlttlng his manugora
Ho commit his irtilltical future."
Tho Wilson loaders hud little to say.
They, too. wore looking forward hope
fully to the iPennsylvunla resuii.
Meantime wo In the houso tho robel
veil was urw.lne Ohanip Clark as ho
nsiendod the rostrum, and me -Missouri
members worn declaiming ot
tho Moor that tho Illinois result In
sured Cltirk's nomination.
Clark hold u reception In his of.
flco, and tho hnn'ushaklng almo'st dlH
nbled him so that ho could scarcely
hold tho guvol whon he Lonveiied the
llioppnl Out of the Cloutls.
llompitead, U I, ApiU 10. Urn-iri
ping out of tho clouds, rieorgo A.
'aiuitv. aviator, todav slrolloU IlltO
Mtlipolu courthouse, phutlrd guilty tn
exceeding the uutomoblle "i",f,d llmtt,
jutd a 10 line, climbed into his uero
,i).ne and How avvuy
Carrying That State in a
With About 150,000
Over Wilson And
Never Knew Before
In Kentucky State Conven
tion Today and Will Run
it Bradley Uncompro
mising. (United Press Leased Wire.)
Loulavllle, K... April 10. The
force of Presltk-nt Taft will have
complete control of the state con
vention scheduled to open Mt noon
totlav. Tlie Uooseveli delegates are
outnumbered four t one,
ltetfort. tho feathering whh called to
order. .Senator Hradlev. Tnft's man
ager, declared he would fight any
compromise that had for Its object
the inclusion of JuiIkp Olteni. Hooe
volt's apoKoPiniHti In the delegation-ut-lnrxK
"llatber a thousand defeata than
any plan whepMiy O'Uear would go
ag a delegate," ttradley aald. , .
In spite of Itradley'a pctflMye lnte
inent and the iliHiUPHtioned iloniln
nni'H of tlie Taft supporters, comprn.
mlso Is being urged as tlie tvoult of
the action of th Klfth dUtrb't con
vention hare last night wjiercdiy Taft
and Itoosevelt got a delegate. Tho
district llna-un stands lit for Tafl
and 3 for Hooaevelt, with four Tnft
dolegutes and two Uoosevjlt tlele-
Wu To Coiiio Hack.
Shanghai. April to. Wu Ting l-Nuwr.
foi vpara minister to the Hnltetl States
from tlie old Chinese omplrr. was to
dav nominated liv Yuan Shi Kal. preif
dint of the Chlneae ropublle, to rep
resent the new government In the t'nl
New of the uppolntmnt or the
former minister was received at his
lundriuiiter here from Pekln. Wu
bid been under consideration for the
post nt the head of the foreign office
In the cabinet, but It wu finally de
cided that his wide acquaintance and
populailtv In the United Stu tea .would
make hlx services theie of greuter
vulue to tho republic.
MIihmm Voting Tuilii).
Columbus, O.. April 10. I'ortv-llvo
thousand bltumlnoiin coal miners In
Ohio are voting today us to whether
thev shall ratify the wage scale
agreement recently effected In Cleve
land between bituminous inlm rs and
operators. The referendum prliiiurl-
lv will determine If the Ohio miners
shall continue the guaponslon wlilcii
has been In effect since the Cleve
land agreement was reached two
Tho referendum voto Is suld to bo
nrouHlng only slight Interoat In some
of tho mining dlstrlots. and It was
predicted today thnt tlm vote would
be light. Many of tho miners In Pel
moot county are said to he opposed
to th ratification ot the agreement
but miners' officiate, at the head
quarters here, expressed confidence
todov that tlie voto would Indicate
n great majority In favor of resuming
Official returns from the districts
voting todav will be forwarded tn the
International miner' beiid(iiarters at
1 nil In nn polls, vhere thev will he
t minted on or before April ST..
I I llll
I bPkN.vCTUic eonvo-
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Xv'wv - ii-rj vir
I v. o UV-T V VI e
Ohio Weill liV.
IJloudi weather. prolMblv almwi-ra
In Boutlvwestein poition louiglit or
Thursduy, warmer tn northern por
Cyclone o! Popularity
Plurality Clark Wins
Such a Mixup Politics
- - - "Votes For Women"
(United Press Leased Wire.)
The follow lug vote of -the 'entire
state M baaed ou Incomplete returns
compiled up to noon today: . t
La Follc-lto 41,000
I'lilictl '.siiin-H Senator.
(Cook oounty. only.)
Dunno . .
Chicago. April 10. Incomplete ic
turiiH ft urn all sections of the state.
RViillHlile emly toduy Indicate that
Co'onel Hmicevelt has carried Illinois'
Hist presidential preferpeo primary by
fi'Mii ll.'i.OoO to 1VI.00O over Piesldont
Thft lie Is assuied of it of the
Btates RS delegates to the national lie-"
publli-Hii convention. One district- the,
IKth In Chicago, the Lorlmer strong
luhl, went for President Taft, while
two districts out In the stuto uro attll
A (!i cater Suiprl-c. a
An even greater surprise than tho
landslide for Huosuvelt wits the oleaji
sw'eop of the state by Chump CJuiV,
who Is today ceittilu 6t a solid Ill
inois delegutlon at tiia Haltlmdre con
vention. IndlcaUons lira that ho' will
top tlie Woodrorf Wilson voto by .1to
Shelby M Culloiu, the agod HllnolB
United States senator, will undoifuted
ly be retuined to private lire as tlie
i emit or the balloting. Scattered re
turns Iioiii twii-thlid or the cuuntiltm
In the statu indicate thai Lawience
V. Slierman was the cholco of tho Hb-
publlcana In the Huiuitorlul udvisory
iloveruor DenGeii was renominated
ly ',:,n)i over l.eu MmuM, the Lorlmqr
candidate. Ills neillOst llvul. Koriner
Muor i:dward P. Dunne, of Chicago.
Is the Demociatlc choice for governor,
lending the Held b 88.0(H).
Sciintoi- Lu I'ollcllo's Vote.
Senator La Kollotto's prosldentlul
vote Is expected to reaolt 40,000 In the
state, His suppoiters aio elated ovor
this showing, which thoy declare -1b
leinatkable. Without the presence of
their lender and practically without
funds to carry on u fienzled county
to county campaign with hordes of
orutors, tho La Polletto managers
uiiidu it simple appeal to the voteta
thiough the literature that tho Chi
cago headiuarteis distributed. This
nppeul was made simply upon the re
cord of the piogiesHlvo leader and his
stand In behalf of "progressive prlnut
pliw." "Old time politician in the
gloom or the Taft dereat today ad
mitted that u vote of 40.000 utter tlio
unostentatious campaign the La l'ol
letto supporters made Is remarkable.
Thoy declare that never before In the
history of the stale has such a uulot
dtitermliied pi el eic nee boon ovidonc(jd
ilchplto the desperate efforts of othor
cundlilates. Strenuous attempts were
made to bilng La Kollelte here during
the campaign but he hud pledged hlm
helt to speak In the Nebraska primal?
light before the Illinois leglslutura
pnsnetl the piealdeulW.1 prlmury bill
two weeks ago
MiKlNl.KY AND CANNON.
Chit ago, April M.-ir Con McKinley.
tho Tatt campaign manager und
"Ciule Jou" Opinion go to the Kopub-
luuu iiutlonul convention us delegate
tlit' will havo Ui wour the Hoosevelt
lwilgc The Hoosevolt lnndsllde In
Illinois preferential primary over
whelmed tho home dlstrlcta of both
these bitter political opponents ot the
foi mi r piesldeiit. Congiessinttn Mc
Klnle'a tllHlilct, county, waul and
pieilnet went to Hoosovelt by a score
of 2 to 1 vote.
Late l etui us Including piactlcully
complete totals from Cook county In
dicate that liotvaevelt will havo 1IS0,-
two plunllt.v over the president. Sen
ator La Toilette, the thhd candlduto in
the nepiiblk-un proNliloutlut contest,
having made practlcallv no campaign,
secured ten per cent of the Uepubltcan
vote tliroughoiit tho state
While Iluofcovelt und Tuft worker
hod large lleets of uutomomblies In
this uciuntv and In the couiitrv to
help out tholr vote, the ta l-'olletto
workers walked to tho polls. The lai
Pollette people were without workef
Coutluucd ou Pago Tbroe.