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President Urges Further Ac
tion by Congress to Pro
tect the Shippers.
WANTS COURT OF
, REVIEW CREATED
Would Have It Devote Its
. Time Exclusively touKail
road Rate Matters.
Washington, D. C, Jan. 7 President
Taft -wants the railroad rate law
amended and aj new court created for
the purpose of reviewing all matters
which the interstate commerce commis
sion wishes adjudicated in behalf of
shippers, the supreme court alone hav
ing:, power (to review the decisions of
this court. The president also wants
the employer liability law made
plainer. These things are brought out
in his message today. He says:
I beg to submit to you certain recom
mendations as to the amendments to
the Interstate commerce law and cer
tain considerations arising out of tho
operations of the anti-trust law sug
gesting the -wisdom of federal incor
poration of industrial companies.
The Interstate Commerce Iavr.
In the 19 OS report of -the interstate !
commerce commission attention is called
to the fact -thast many suits had been J
begun to set aside orders of the com
mission that few orders of much con
sequence hjaxi been permitted to go
without protest; that the constitution
ality of the act Itself -was In issue, and
the right of congress to delegate -to any
tribunal authority to establish an in
terstate rate -was denied and that the
extent of the right of the courts to
review the orders of the commission
is questioned. In 12 of the cases re
ferred to it was said, preliminary in
junctions were prayed for, being
granted in six: and refused In six.
"It has from the first been -well -understood,"
says the commission, "that
the success of the present act depended
largely upon the faciiityf with which
temporary Injunctions could be ob
tained. If a railroad company by mere
allegation in its bill of complaint, the
result of days of patient investigation,
no very satisfactory result can be ex
pected." Right of Appeal.
Of course every carrier affected by
an order of the commission has a con
stitutional right to appeal to a federal
court to protect it from the enforce
ment of an order which '.t may show
to be prima facie confiscatory or un
justly discriminatory In its effects, and
as this application may be made to a
court In any district of the United
States, not only does delay result in
the enforcement of the order, but great
uncertainty Is caused by contrariety of
It would not be proper to attempt
to deprive any corporation of the right
to the review by 'a. court of any order,
or any decree, which, if undisturbed,
would rob it of a reasonable return ;
(Continued on Page Nine).
FIREMANMEETS DEA TH
FLAMES LEAP OUT AND ENGULF HIM
ON OPENING A DOOR
SU L,ouix, Mo.. Jan. 7. One fireman was burned to death, six others In
jured, several -ivoiaen overcome by smoke and 200 hotel jroestK were driven in
to the streets with the temperature necr zero at 3 oclock this morning when
a fire broke out in h barbershop between the Cambridge and Barnnm hotels.
Harry Tasche, a lineman and assistant fire chief Hayes opened the door of
the barber shop and the former was burned to a crisp almost instantly in a
sheet of flame that hhot out. Hayes fell unconscious but was rescued.
The Cambridge hotel is several stories and there was a panic among the
guests, who ran iHto the street, maHy in their night clothing.
William H. Clelland, the hero of the Cherry mine disaster, one of the men
rescued from the pit, was a guest at one of the hotels and assisted several
persons to the street.
The loss is 9100,000. -
n WAS DOWN TO 13
-- ABOVE ZERO TODAY
A revision upward in the temperature is what Col. Lane is signaling from
his-connh!gower today. His revision downward, like the tariff, failed to give
entire satisfaction and the colonel has felt the public pulse and is responding
with a fair and warmer flag on the Southwestern 'flag pole.
What -a difference a little degree and and a half in temperature makes
when it is going down. Thursday morning the temperature was 15 above zero
and with no wind -blowing everyone was happy. 'This morning the mercury
in the big government thermometer registered 13 1-2 degree above. But cold
noses, and a shivery feeling in spite of overcoats aid furs was the rule this
The.Kocky mountains are to blame for this little cold wave, Col. Lane says.
-With utter disregard for the feelings of people to the south, the Rockies
cooked Tip a snow storm -and a cold wave. This litWe opera bouffe blizzard
was passed on to the neighbors on the south and EI Paso got a taste of the
frapped climate this week. But cheer pp. The milk hfte flag. is fiyinff, the
temperature is xm the rise and the weather is to be fair and warmer In the
immediate future. '.
The coldest weather this year was io above zero on December 20.
-mejf tQe lowest temperatures registered in the last 24 hmrs were:
Flagsffmriz., S: Chicago, 4; Denver, J; Kansas City, 6; St. Lomfkg!Ros
well, N.-W8; Santa Fe, ,4; .Galveston, , Tex., registered SO, andumf" -ArSz.,
Itinerant Preacher Declares
the Saviour.ls SFow Living )
in New York.
ALL KINGS TO
LOSE THEIR JOBS
If J: W. Curran, an itinerant
preacher only knew what he was talk
ing about, Christ would be here before
another Christmas rolls around. The
preacher passed through El Paso en
route to Monterey aud declared that
Christ is now in Jew York state and
that on October 25 next, two months
before Christmas, he will step out and
take the world in charge and bowl over
all presidents, emperors and kings, to
say nothing of the queens.
Curran seems to be very much in
earnest about this as he is engaged in
the distribution of books and pamphlets
advocating this opinion. He is about
40 years old, prepossessing In appear
ance, and as he claims, has been preach
ing for many years, traveling from city
to city rthough it is only recently he
discovered that the second coming of
Christ was due.
Mr. Curran has some other rather
peculiar beliefs, among them being that
he is due to live 9C1 years longer, which
is important, if true, and -would place
Mr.. Curran well up at the head of the
Methuselah class. Curran also believes,
that Christ is to take the place of all
earthly rulers and rule the -world for
1000 years, deposing all kings, emper
ors and presidents. Strange to say,
however, though Mr. Curran assures all
'.that he has been preaching his beliefs
from the Atlantic to the Pacific, it has
not been noticed that king Edward,
president Taft, or president Diaz have
manifested any undue alarm.
Mr. Curran is a marvelously tem
perate man, refusing to drink, smoke,
chew, or even swear, though he must
have had great temptation to do the
last named from the general incredulity
that meets his astounding statements.
In conclusion Mr. Cuiran declares that
Christ is now living, aged about 40
years, in New York state and is only
waiting -until the fateful 25th of Octo
ber to make his presence known. How
ever, -notwithstanding much persuasion,
Curran refuses to make the exacc loca
INDICTED OFFTCIAX.S ARE
-ARRESTED IX OKLAHOMA
Muskogee, Okla.. Jan. yT. Of the
eight persons indicted as a result of
the investigation of county officers,
Bert Greer, of Muskogee, and Dr. L.
C. Flamme, of Boynton, were arrestea
today charged with boodling.
Greer is charged with bribing town
ship officials to buy implements and
to have paid the afficials 10 percent
of the cost. It is alleged that Flamme
collected money from the county for
attending patients after the latter paid
for his services.
-& AVIATOR ATTAINS HEIGHT &
& ESTIMATED AT 4000 FEET $
Mourlelon, France, Jan. 7. - j
Durinsr a 45 minute sneetacii- t !
lar flight here today Hubert &
& Latham, the French aviator, -
& attained an altitude estimated -
at 4000 feet.
Not- Very Concerned About
the Affair Which May-
Cost His Official .Head.
IS MILLIONAIRE; '
WORKS FOR FUN
Washington, D. C, Jan. 7. When to
day's cabinet session began, there was
every indication that the measure of
punishment to be meted out to Gifford
Pinchot was to be the chief subject of
discussion. Pinchat's letter to senator
Dollivar defending Giavis, read in the
senate yesterday and' which constituted
a direct violation of the executive or
der Issued by the president some time
ago forbidding any subordinate from
furnishing information to congress ex
cept through the head of the department,
was taken into the cabinet meeting. ,.
During the morning a. number of ad
ministration supporters suggested to the
president that Pinchot, Price aud Shaw,
the latter two of the forestry bureau,
be suspended pending the congressional
investigation of the Ballinger-Pinchot
Among other callers, however, there
was an idea that the president dismiss
It was pointed out that Pinchot. in Mr.
Taft's views, has been "defying tae
lightning" for some time and the presi
dent's patience is at an end.
Mr. Pinchot, apparently undisturbed,
appeared before the agricultural sub
committee this morning and resumed
the explanation of the details of the for
estry service and nis reasons for ap
propriating government money in that
He was -fc-armly greeted by chairman
Scott and other members of the com
Mr. Pinchot Is a millionaire Several
times over and holds his government job
merely for fun.
The Talk of the Capital.
Another cabinet meeting will be held
this afternoon and Pinchot's case will
be further discussed. It is understood
a statement on the subject will be is-
Pinchot's letter to senator Tn1!!r i,
which the chief forester boldly upheld i
his attitude, in ihe
attitude. in she Ballinger-Pinchot
controversy continues to be the sensa
tion. In he house today representative
Fitzgerald, of Xew York, offered an
amendment to the joint resolution pro
viding for an investigation of the in
terior department and the forest service,
eliminating the forest service from the
The house passed the joint resolution j
authorizing a committee of six senators
and sixJrepresentatives to investigate the
Pinchot-Baliipger controversy. The reso
lution must be passed by the senate and
signed, by the president'which is likely
Senator Bailej- refused to discuss .the
affair, when interviewed today, but said
that he will probably have something
to saj- when the resolution comes to -the
Senator Culberson -will likelj- not ar
rive from Atlantic cUy In time to par
ticipate in the case as it" opens Mon
In writing to senator J. B. Dolliver ap
proving the, course adopted by L. TL
Giavis, Pinchot yesterday created a sen
sation in the senate and by his act caus
ed president Taft to hastily summon
members of his cabinet.
The reading of Pinchot's letter called
senator Hale to his feet with a severe
rebuke to the chief forester for Laving
ignored a recent order by the presi
dent directing that no subordinate of
ficer should give information concern-'
ing government affairs except to his
After reading newspaper reports of
the lively tilt in the senate over Pin
chot's letter, president Tafit sent out, a
hurry call for such members of his cab
inet as were within reach.
Secretary Knox. ZtfacVeSgh. "Wilson
and attorney genera! Wickersham soon
put in an appearance.
It is said that forester Pinchot's con
duct in sending an 'official communi
cation to the chairman of a congres
sional committee was freely discussed,
although none of the cabinet officers
who participated in the conference
would discuss their call to tho white
house in any way. t
Slap at Taft.
Mr. Pinchot in his letter, virtually
upholds Giavis and describes him as
"the most vigorous defender of the pei-
pie's interesis despite the fact that pres
ident 'Taft had declared Giavis unfifc to
remain in the public service." This di
rect slap at the president and the fur
ther declaration by Mr. Pinchot that
the Cunningham coal lands really were
about to go to fraudulent claimants un-
Old Ssnor Crocodilo
Persons Caught Throwing atAlli
gators "Will be Arrested
THE ALLIGATORS lMjHFPmfiiRB
, .... same old sign, same old fool n.in"1
"Bloody rot. that," remarked Don Looks nice, doesn't lf readin.
Porfirio Sapolio Crocodilo as he pro- "Now, in the first place hnw ob
truded his speaking apparatus from arrest anybody for thr.!-' n tne3L
murky waters of the San Jacinto
alligator pool. "Clever's no name for
o name for .
It; it's rotting," he added,
of his head on-the pond's stoi
"As I always remark on divers and!
'Siidrv occasions thr nlliirotnr'o 1,-. I
the alligator's lot is
not a happy
a happy one. Here these many
caii uiei ve wnuieu cne aear nubiici
nn. 4- V. .... -. ....,. J At -. --..
not to feed us. Now,
.!. r- "Y T
uuu l .want I
anything toeat,r-no no!' we only dine
.w7 nj . " c xaiL w'liiB'ua u. uu.1 supeniuity of worrit
,T)ublic,"the dear, loving public.
Sometime I'm goin' to hire a moutli-
O'lnilUHyy OIL 111001 iy IVIflm Ifiul fivlu
Huntington, W. Va., Jan. 7. A deal which Involves approximately 1100,
000,000 and by which Xew Yorkers, said to be backed by the Standard Oil com
pany, will control the entire gas output of "West Virginia, has practically been
The new deal involves the "United Fnel Gas company, of Pittsburg, the Co
lumbia Gns company, which supplies Cincinnati, the Interstate Gas company,
the Ohio Fuel Supply company and others, all of which draw their supply
from southern West Virginia. ,
It is said to bo the intention to pipe gns to Xew York, Philadelphia and
other seaboard cities.
ARE KILLED IN STORM
Deadwood, S. D., Jan. 7. Thousands of sheep have been killed during the
last few days by the cold, according to -reports from the northwest. The losses
are the most severe in the vicinity of Lander, Wyo., where the blocking of the
railroads by storms has prevented the sheepmen from securing feed for their
Some owners have sold large flocks at 50 cents a head.
3000 sheep for $1 each, but only got 300 of them to safety.
COOK TO GO TO -
THE ARCTIC AGAIN
Is Planning to Gather Evi1
dence to Prove His
Port , Jervis, X. Y., Jan. 7. -'line miss
ing Dr. Cook is now in Germany per
fecting plans for an expedition to the
m-ni-in rAmr.nc Tor.f vnor ns .vrvliritT T n n
statement by Theodoreook, brother of
?. explorer, wno is vtoiun- inenus m
The brother's statement adds that the
explorer's wife is with, him and ".that
they are both happy to be away from
the public. Hie expedition which Dr.
Cook is planning, according to his broth
er, is for the purpose ot getting con
clusive evidence that 'he was at the pote
April 21, 1908.
TO Q.U1T POLITICS
Fort "Worth. Texas, Jan. 7. The ex
ecutive committee of the Texas Com
mercial secretaries association today
decided to cancel all politics from its
"Waetherford, Texas, Jan. 7. Sheriff
Pope went to Garner this af ternon to
arrest two suspects held there ac
cused of burning and dynamiting the
postoffice of that town. It Is claimed
mai tne evidence Is stron;
those arrested. ' -
Dinx Consrratniaip 'Unrti-i-r
Mexico City, Mexico, Jan. 7. in replv I
to a message from president Madriz, of i
Nicaragua, stating that he wa? non-'thp
neaa or tne government formerly pre
sided over by Jose Santos Zelava, presi
dent Diaz sent a congratulatory tele
gram. til Giavis and jthe forestry bureau of
ficials took a hand In the fight, thus
impugning the iateanons ot nigh of
ficials of the interior denartmont ii-a'
said to have aroused Mr. Taft to keen
The president is said to have felt for
some time that Mr. Pincnot has been
"defying the lightning.
Some action as to idr. Piujhot's course
in the letter incident is not unexpected.
Flagstaff, Ariz., Jan. 7. A report reached here today that the entire Indian
village of the Supais, located in Cataract canyon, has been destroyed by a wall
of water 20 feet high that swept down the canyon early Sunday morning.
evral inSians are missing ana are supposed to have -been carried down by
the flood. About 300 escaped to high ground.
It is supposed a stockman's dam and tanks washed out during the heavy
rams, letting the flood down the canyon.
Says It's All Bally Rot,
piece and see about that fool sic-n Tt
been thereto long, the same d Piece
of board they had when ?here was J
wire fence around us. Sam m,i !,,.
At n?? ' Dnps it Mnct . fa a P6!"111
throw a peanut at a park 7Vt7n"
- '" -w- . v. vuijtiimn -, rrT- .
i . - iuc iinsv.pr in i
thunder tones niviA
- n Ir. ,
"One tinfe a'rMnJTM. ....... ... "
my sister an orantre. 7," U'"'!""""."" LJ "I s 3!esta-
nim think of t?mt "i-.... . . ,
. -' --U- tliCLCU I
that he paid thrn 5imnin t
At. t . . - ""wi vu iiearu
liclous mischief.' ,PJne cw tw
all mischief malicious, or maybe all
malice mischievous? If they don't be-
One man bought
f UP NEXT WEEK
To Be Eeported to House
Soon More Pension
Bills by Andrews.
"Washington, D. C, Jan. 7 Delegate
Andrews lias introduced a bill that the
secretary of the treasury pay Manuelita
Swope for the. death of her former
husband, CJiarles S. Hopkins, from the
funds of t$ie Comanche-Kiowa indians
300 a year from June 11, 1S72.
He also asks to increase the pension
of Jacob C. Jones of Company K, 10th
volunteer infantry, to $55 a month.
Ralph Cameron, Hoval A. Smith and
the Arizona delegation of statehood
boomers, with the postmaster general,
were at the white house today. It is ex
pected that the statehood oill will be
reported to the house next week. It
will pass the house with no opposition
TO BUILD CUTOFF
Would Run Xortk of Chey
enne and Cut That Town
Off the Main Line .
Gheyenne, Wyo., Jan. 7. Survey pluts
filed in the Cheyenne land office indi
cate fchat the Union Pacific is eonsider-
ms the leasibihtv ot constructmu its
inain line cutoff between Xorthport,
Neb., and Medicjne Bow. Wyo.
This would shorten the coast line 40
i miles, save iuuu ieet m a. enmo to tne r
? crest of the Bkick Hills in Wyoming and
leave Cheyenne, .Laramie ami bidnc- iar I
.to the south.
The survey provides lor many tunnels,
one ibeing 15,000 feet lonpr.
WACO 3IAX SHOOTS .VXD
KiLLS HIS BIIOTHERIXL.AW
. Waco, Texas. Jan. 7. Mose Raw Is
shot and killed his brotherinlaw, W, C.
Ripley, aged 27, at noon today. Rawls
surrendered. A family quarrel led to j
the shooting. Ripley was shot In the i
chest and back, dying Instantly.
wasv a carpenter at the auditorium.
Rawls is an electrician.
That's What It Is.
lieve me, refer 'em to oH Webster.
'Mischief to ao harm to,' says Mr. No"
Web, and if he1 don't know, who does? j
Bill Shake says, 'most mischievous foul j
sin,' and if this ain't just that, search !
my dress suit case. j
Ana speaKin or miscmer, one day
two fellows tried co go swimmiri' in
our private natatorium, they did. Clever
although they had had a
r iov niiA notArc co wi .-. a
w -vw vci. wm.4u atfxiunui
ieo.Iilars-a"ne ococmo. who had just
I 1(VT 'IVI
T1. .. . Jt ."; e .. ..., -
Aiiey. ie pencci. scnuemen. re
ported Don Porfirio to his sister. "Didn't
one of 'em offer me a cfgaret."
And so the interview was ended, for
soon the two park gators were talking
in a tongue only known to alligator
Mississippi River Is Frozen
r and Traffic Is Stopped on
the Ohio, Too .
TO FLORIDA COAST
Denver, Colo., Jan. 7. Reports from
the mountain districts bring- stories of
suffering and death from snowslides interstate commerce law. In- accordance
and cold and interruption to railroad I witn tne recommendations of the presl
traffic from heavy snowfalls. r dent will probably be introduced 3as-
A. report reaches Durango that a
snowslide carried away the boarding
house of the Tom Moore mine, a num
ber of fatalities resulting. Wires are
down and the report is not verified.
A snowslide near Lake City, Colo.,
killed Jack Bartlett, a veteran miner.
Temperatures from zero to 3S below
are reported from the mountains.
Mississippi Elver Is Frozen.
I ception 5'
bt. Louis, Mo., Jan. 7. "With the ex-
a few places the Mississippi
river is today frozen over from St.
Paul, Minn., to Grand Tower, 111., for
the first time in many years.
Ice gorges at Chester, Crystal City
and Jefferson Barracks continue to
The ice In St. Loufs harbor is from
one to five feet thick but no danger
from gorges Is anticipated-
Ohio River Traffic Stopped.
Louisville, Ky., Jan. 7. Cold weather
following yesterday's heavy snowfall
has tightened the numerous ice gorges
in the Ohio river between Cairo and
Cincinnati and the river traffic will
probably be tied up for weeks. ,
Two above zero was registered here
this morning. In-Tennessee and south
western Kentucky, the coldest weather
in many years is, reported.
FrceziBj-; to Gulf.
iTriezing temperature prevails as far
south as the Gulf of Mexico and south
east to the Apalachicola riverin Flor
ida. Temperatures as low as six below are
reported in some parts of Kentucky, the
coldest since 1S86.
Fourteen' Below Zero.
Des Moines, la., Jan. 7. Fourteen
below zero was recorded here last
night, the coldest of the winter. Owing
to a shortage of coal, there was much
suffering. Several factories closed to
day on account of fuel shortage.
"Warmingr iH Missouri.
Kansas City. Mo., Jan. 7. There was
a decided rise in temperature in this
part of the southwest today, the mer
cury climbing- six to 12 degrees under
the influence of a south wind. The
shortage in the natural gas supply ap
parently Is over.
Chica-co Is Cold Some:
Chicago, 111., Jan. 7. Chicago ex
nerienceil th onlflpur ti'Mthor nf ispami
! years todav. At thp. -ivrej.thr Tinronn
five below was shown, but street ther
mometers 'v orded 1G below.
MATT nYTURED AND SHOP
BURNED AT PECOS, TEXAS
Pecos, Tex.. .Tun. 7. The. T;Lsfcv fcrulnr
I shop burned .yesterday afternoon." Frank
tvarey was badly burned on the face and
hands when a jjasoline stove exploded.
0uiek notion f fcho f?r rlATV.n-t-TroTif
saved the Times buildinr, which stood
a tew teet away. The burned buildimx
w?is owned by Robert Case of Fort
W orth. The total loss is SS0H TJ
i loss is 200, partly insured.
FARMERS' MUST STOP RA TE FIGHTING
ULTIMATUM TO UNION
Fort Worth, Tex., Jan. 7. A conferjnee here yesterday between B. ,F. Yoa
kum, head ef the Frisco system, nnd president IjOudernilUc, of the Texas Farm
er union, ls of irreater sijmlficnnce than nt first bclleveil, according to aa
announcement here today.
Yoakum practically delivered, an ultimatum regarding cotton rates and
union officials will accept the situation.
Yoakuxsj told JLoutlermilk: ami D. B. NcHl if the Texas farmers Insist xipoa
flKhtinp: for reduced-rates on cotton shipments to jmlf polats, his and ether
lines will Immediately Increase the rate on cotton seed shipments to points
outside of Texas.
Some time n?ro Yoakum reilcccil the latter rate upon request of the Texas
union, It Is raiu, and how threatens to restore ,the former hisch rate and Ib
nsmuch as Texas xold 910,000.000 worth of ,ecd to Tcnnesse and other states
Inst year. It Is certain the union will abandon the fic:ht for lower rates to the
jrulf at the coming hearinjr before the railroad commission.
NINE DOLLAR HOG IS '
HERE; COLD CAUSES IT
Chlcasro, III., Jaar.The nine dollar hojc arrived at the nnioa stack
yards today anil his cemlnjr marked an epoch In hhch prices.
. With the exception of a short period In 1SS2 vrhen the swine' sold at $3.35,
the nine dollar hoj? has not been seen here since the civil war.
Continued intense coh!, Iiiip.Mlins; transportation nnd apparent he-dtatiou ot
producers to market hogs, nre the chief causes Sf the abnormal advance
. El Paso, Texas,
January 7, 1910. 12 Pages
May Cause Panic, He Thinks
But the Trusts Must Be
Prosecuted, He Says.
"WANTS NEW LAW
Believes Federal Incorpora
tion and Federal Supervis
ion the Only Remedy.
"Washington, I. C, Jan. 7. President
Taft's special message to congress rec
ommending amendments to' the inter
state commerce and anti-trust laws was
laid before the house of representatives
iBoth Republicans and Democrats fol-
flowed its reading- closely. .
j An administration bill amending- th
I da D" representative Townsend, of
Mr. Taf says in his message tna h
Intends to enforce the anti-trust laws,
even if panic and business depression
liavr Is Good as It Stssds.
With respect to tne corporations the
president's views, summarized, are:
No amendment to the Sherman anti
trust law is necessary.
M$ny large corporations are violating
the Sherman law.
It Is the duty of the executive to en
force the law, but if this be done; &s
is his intention, a panic or commercial
chaos may be precipitated.
As a refuge for the large combiaa.
tions he recommends a national Incor
He says the law should provide?
1- For voluntary Incorporation.
2. For supervision of the bureau of
corporations, of such combinations as
secure Rational incorporation.
3. For control by the bureau of cor
porations of all Issues of stocks 'and
bonds, which shall be paid for in cash
property, or services-
4. Prohibition of a corporation to
own Stock in a competing corporation.
5. For annual reports covering tl)e
financial condition, the business or
ganization, and corporate transactions
of the corporation. -
6. For the safeguarding of business
secrets, while at the same time provid
ing for the publication of all facts so
far as they may be in "the public in
terest. , t, ,
Says It Is CeBstitHtisBal.
The president declares that, in his
1. The law is constitutional.
2. It will not lead to any greater
centralization of power.
3. It will enable the large corporate
combinations of capital to operate law
fully for their own economic advantage
and to have a public standing.
x4. It will enable people to share la
economy of administration the cheap
ness of products.
5. It will insure efficient regulation
in tho interests of the public
6. It will eradicate the trust evils.
7. It will prevent a monopoly.
S. It will produce fair competition.
The message begins. with the discuss
ing of the Sherman anti-trust law. . It
reviews the decisions rendered by fha
supreme court of the United States ia
connection with 'the construction of this
Corporations Caa Be Kllle
He believes the law, as it exists, is
efficient to put out of business a vast
number of corporations as they are now
organized. Under the circumstances he
does not consider any amendment to the
law really necessary.
He discusses the result to the busi-
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