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El Paso, Texas,
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Herald Prints It First
;3r mma j a m j x jt h a a J m-m- June 25, mo - -
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Orders Issuance of Certifi
cates of Indebtedness To
MUCH WORK DURING
White Slave Traffic Between
States to Stop The Navy
, .. , , T , Saturday niormno- notified that it had
AVasblnsrtoB, D. O. June 2o. The i , f' , i .. --r i j i f
Juse and senate today passed a Joint fited as the official jauiMl of
reflation to adjourn finally at 11 j city ; for -the publication of all city
o'clock tonight, i advertising- during the next 12 months.
j Following letter to the city clerk and
Washington. D. C, June 25. A con- ' "the accompanj'ing bid, explains the terms
ference report on the bill providing for ! upon which The Herald secured the print
a 520.000.60i issue of certificates of j ing:
JndeLtedness and reclamation projects , June 24, 1910.
was agreed to by the house today. It j City Olerk, El Paso County, Texas.
-was agreed to by the senate yesterday, i Dear Sir We hand you herewith bid
This will furnish the government ' on city printing from the Herald. Xews
rwith money sufficient to complete al- ' Co. The bid. carries a guarantee of
roost all the reclamation projects now I 11.000 daily average circulation, this
under way or approved. It is expected j jnaking the rate ner line about 1-5 (one
that the next session of congress will J fjftih) a for each thousand of
rrovioe aaomer xu.uuu.uvu, wmcii avjii j
enaoie tne reclamation service to com
I Ttp all projects.
Acting whip Garner, of the house
minority, tried to make trouble today
when the conference report on this
measure was called in the lower house
nf nnrrrocn An -ffnrr ti'qc Trrl ht' I
the majority to do quick work by j
adontina- it. but Garner announced that 1
unJei--s time was given for debate he i
will filibuster and block the plans to
adjourn today. This scored a point
for the Democrats and the debate pro
ceeded. The power of approving projects rests
now upon the president alone. The
orlg.nal houe provision would have
required the approval of the.army engi- j
The senate opposed turning over to
army engineers the work of examining
and approving projects, on th ground
that many of the projects had been de
veloped to a point where they must be
continued according to the original
plans or all of the money already
vested would be lost.
Campaign contributions will be made
public only after elections. The house
today adopted the conference report on
the campaign publicity bill after a splr-
ited debate, during which many mem-
bers. especially Democrats, expressed
disapproval of the action of the house
conferees agreeing to the senate amend
ments. Civil Sundry Bill Passes.
The senate today receded from its
amendment to the sundry civil bill pro
viding for testing structural steel, and
this work will be done by the bureau
of standards instead of by the bureau j
or mines. in sundry civil Dili confer-
ence report was then agreed to by both
Forest Bill Postponed.
An agreement has been reached in
the senate postponing a vote on the
Appalachian forest reserve bill until
February 15, next.
TTfcite Slave Bill Passes.
The Mann "white slave" bill, designed
to prevent the shipment of women and
girls from one state to another for im
moral purposes, was passed by the sen
ate today. It previously had been
passed by the house.
Tnft Incensed at Bill.
President Taft, It was reported today,
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LEECH STILL FIGHTS
FOR CHANCE OF VENUE
Sparring for time until witnesses from assembled Saturday morning was ex
El Paso cotlntv can be introduced in an cused uiuil Monday morning at 9 oclock
effort to fjrove that prejudice against 'j
JOim jeeca exists in an parts oi Ji.1 t'asj ;
county, the defense in the Leech murde?r '
trial rested at 11:2Q Saturday morniclg
in the preliminary bout for a" change Jof '
venue. The state rested a short "time j
Wivesses were introduced by thef de-
niM JlTWTwr 4-Iia nA-n?no rncatn 4.4-21-i
fence during the morning session itratil
tne list had been exhausted. Attorney
Gardner for the defense then askejd for
further time in which, to allow witnesses
to arrive from different parts off the
county. This was denied by the court
on the ground that the defense hald bad
Eince Monday to get witnesses into court
and no wore" time coukl be granted. The
state, after the introduction of dpuiv
sheriff R. E- Bryant, and the recall i of J.
M Wyatt. who had previously beefn .in
troduced by the defence, rested its vjase
in combating the motion for a chauge
of vemie. er wiieh an adjournmeijU
was taken linfcii 2 nflvlr v 1
The special venire which had again y
jlexlco dry, June 35. Ten officers
children, tras the total count of death If
on ue 31nianUlo branch of the National
the xtnic oi CoISms.
A special train
brought 50 wounded,
dren. and a number of dead, to GiisciH -
cl-vil military hospitals there
The Award Made by City on
The Herald's Guarantee of
Over 11,000 Circulation.
SAME BATE AS
The El Paso Herald was Saturday
awarded theprinting for the city of i1
Paso. The Herald was asked to submit
a bid on Friday and put in its bid in ac-
( cordance with its regular rate card
i The Herald never cuts rates and was
e believe that m buying advertising,
the citv should be advised as to amount
of service as well as price, and trust that
this may be considered m awarding con
PJease understand in this con
that The Herald's circulation
books are open to investigation at any
Yours very truly,
Herald News Camnanv.
Per W. 1L Laughlin,
June 24, 1910.
City Clerk, El Paso, Texas.
. Dear Sir The HeraJd Xews Co. here
by agrees to pufolish in The El Paso
Dailv Herald during the ensuing year, or
dinances, notices, proclamations, reports,
delinquent tax lists and other public I
writing, and matter which mav be re
quired to be published bv the charter
f llll UULLrt'XVil VX IfUC U1UM VI . X Ciller - U T
! council, wnecner me same reiete airecwy
i to the city of El Paso or to the public
i schools, or to the board of health upon
!"the terms and conditions, and at uhe
! prices herein set out:
$ The prices to be charged by The
' Herald Aews Co. shall be as follows:
For tabular and all other forms of
whatever land or nature, uwo and one
half (2 1-2) cents' per line single column
for each insertion.
All publications shall be in nonpareil
(6 point) type.
It shall be a condition of this offer
that The Herald guarantees a daily
-average circulation exceeding 11.000
copies. This bjd is the same rate as our
advertising xas& card attached, and the
saime as the; El Paso merchants pay for
the same service.
Yours very truly,
Herald Nows Company,
Per W. !M. Laughlin.
4fr CAXAKEA FOREST FIRES &
$ RUX THEMSELVES OUT.
Cananea, ivlexico, June 25. $
The forest fires in the Ojo &
& mountains have practically &
& burned themselves out. There
,4s still fire smoldering in some
& df the gulches in the range. -
The defense and state yet have the right 1
to imroauce eviaence in remittal ana
after this, the attorneys for both sides
will argue the motion before the court,
Should the change of venue be denied.
the defense is expected to introduce a
motion for a continuance and may ask
ffor tune in winch to prepare the motion.
'PlICI "Will fllCA fflrfl .Tml ci V A it" id linirill
This Avill also take time and it is hardlv
probable that the examination of the
100 jurors included in the special venire
will be taken up before Tuesday if at
The first witness introduced today by
the defense in its effort to show the
feeling against the defendant in El Paso
county was E. A. Sniith. one of the sub- I
scribing witnesses to i&e affidavit upon
w$iich the motion for a chanse of venue
was made. He testified that he was a
lrlr tit fTlO Qniiv-liA-rrri Ti-l w-naA JviT
Leech. Smith was followed b James A. !
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nd soldier, 21 nomcn and eight
thip Tvreck of a runaway troop train
nallrrav .if tv, ti -.. i
including many, women aud chil-
lnini - H ' tu. , , . . ,
injured vtere placed in
Companies Say El Paso Is
G-oing to Like New Law;
If Not, Go to Mexico.
Austin, Tex., June 25. The insurance
hearing is over.
All day Friday, the representatives
cf the insurance companies presented
letters and figures intended to show
that the whole state is satisfied with
the law and the rates and that r. gen
eral reduction has resulted, the only
exceptions being El Paso. Orange and,
perhaps. Fort Worch.
Counsel for the companies suggested
that El Paso might secede from Texas
and move into Mexico if she did not
l like it, but he explained later that this
ias a joke, as he assured El Paso rep
resentatives that they would learn to
like the new system and that El Paso
would have a lower rate than she ever
had if bhe would improve fire protec
tion and individual risks as other cities
have been doing.
urdnv flfrer fllln an !mmwis(4 .,,- of
material -v. ith the board.
J Aside from the El Paso represeuta-
tives and a representative each from
Orange and Fort "Worth, nobody was
in attendance the last two days except
the half hundred insurance men, who
say they are not here to defend the
law, but to save their scientific rate
making system which unquestionably
has very much to commend In princi
ple, though in practice it has given El
Paso a severe shock.
The law is likely to be repealed by
the legislature, although it would be
better to retain and amend it. There 1
is no doubt that the legislature, and
not the companies, is responsible for
the requirement that rates become ef
fective January first this year. The
companies wanted the new rates and
schedules effective not before next year, j
but the legislature forced action In
this matter and must be held responsi
ble for much of the disturbance, haste,
errors and unreasonableness of the ap
plied rates and half cooked schedules.
The companies are undoubtedly mak
ing out a strong case for their side,
but they have had every advantage
in collecting data, for they have had
nearly 3 00 experts working oh matters
of which a layman is but superficially
All this matter is now of pnblic rec
ord, open to anybody's inspection but
naturally it takes experts to analyze
and interpret it.
It is believed by attorneys Sweeney
and Hudspeth that the majority of the
board will promptly grant a relief or
der, but what action the companies will
thereupon take is a problem.
A SLANDEE SUIT
Chicago, 111., June 25. Mrs. Mary A.
Lavender, who sued Rev. E. D. Craw
fordj pastor of the TVoodlawn Methodist
Episcopal church for $50,000, charging
slander, was awarded S4000 by the jury
which returned its verdict in judge
Siangan's court today.
Mrs. Lavender charged that Dr. Craw
ford accused her, to various persons, of
having been unduly intimate with John
D. Leek, a former pastor of Woodlawn
church, later at the head of the West
ern avenue M. E. church, but at pres
ent a business man. Dr. Crawford al
leged that Mrs. Lavender had confessed
to him and his talk concerning the case
was due to a desire to preserve the
honor of the church.
JURY FINDS J. P.
CASEY, Jr., ItfOT GUILTY
Tombstone, Ariz., June 25. The jury
In the case of the territory of Arizona
vs. John P. Casey, jr., of El Pnso, in
dicted on a charge of concurring In
making false corporate reports, this
afternoon at 1 o'clock found the de
fendent not guilty. f
The tfiree alleged cases for embez
zlement against Caej' have been con
tinued for the term.
OF ALLEGED ROBBER
Alamogordo, X. M.. June 25.
The preliminary trial of M.
R. Smith, accused of robbing
the E. P. & S. TV. train recently
is in progress. Assistant United
States attorney H. "W. Clark ap
peared for the government and
George Pence, of Carrizozo, for
The government rested at
noon and witnesses for the de
fence were on the stand this
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SULLIVAN, JEEF .AND
CORBETT ARE FRIENDS.
Reno, Nev., June 25. Peace has been
declared between John L. Sulivan and
the Jeffries .camp. Shortly before noon
Sullivan made his second trip to Maona
springs. There, following reconcilia
tion with Corbett, he shook hands with
Jeffries and the breach between the fu
mous ring men was healed. William
Muldoon, Sullivan's old trainer, is given
credit for bringing them together, and
he is being congratulated on every
Madrid, Spain, Jnne 25. Premier Cnnalejns's religious reform policy lias aroused the bitter antagonism of the
Spanish episcopate and of the Catholic odetles throughout the country. At a meeting of Catholic defense societies
It was announced that before the policies ' outlined were permitted to become a Inw, Spain -would undergo a peril
ous crisis, as the Catholics preferred a civil war to a lay school system.
Cnnalejns issued a statement
oer a revision of the concordat were broken off, Rome will be responsible.
'The church falsely accuses us of r.n attack on the Catholic religion," he said.
"We are simply defending the sovereignty of the state".
The royal decree o'f June 11 amended the constitution and authorized the edifices of non-Catholic religious
societies to display the Insisrnia for public worship. Protests made by the Vatican were conlcd Ith negotiations
between the government and Rome forthe revision of the concordat.
rfssixfzxN& "Witk: fc'uyjm ?un&.
To Credence Given Report
of Revolutionary Tend-
encj of Troops.
Pekin, China, June 25. Strong con
fidence In the loyalty of China's modern
army is expressed by the officials of the
boar,d of war and the higher officers
at army headquarters here in Pekin.
These expressions, made apropos of
the reports fhat the new army may
prove an uncertain quantity in the event
of any serious disturbance in the
Yangtse valley or elsewhere, contain
nothing that would indicate doubt in
the minds of those voicing them.
That among the 180,000 men of the
new army there may be some few who
have read the revolutionary pamphlets
that from time to time find their way
into circulation they do not doubt, but
that the army as a whole contains any
thing worth calling a revolutionary
"element" they do not believe.
At "Wu-chang Gen. Chang-Plao has
the eighth division, of 12,000 men, and
Gen. Li-Yen-Hung has the 25th mixed
brigade. These mixed brigades consist
of two infantry companies, one cavalry
company and one company of artillery.
At Nankin Gen. Hsi-Shao-Tchang Js
In command of the Ninth division, of
At Ching-kiang there is one regiment
of infantry, at Nan-chang one regiment,
at Wu-hu one regiment, and at KIu
kiang one regiment.
This brings the land force of the regu
lar army at the Yangste station to a
total of about 30,000.
Schwartz, Chief Field Lieu
tenant, Is Replaced by
- Another Man.
Washington, D. C, Jrftta. 25. The
Ballinger-Pinchot dnvestigating com
mittee met this morning and adjourned
to meet in Minneapolis, September 5.
when an effort will be made to agree
on a report.
There is a persistent report around
Washington that senator Flint, of Cali
fornia, who bas decided not to run
again for his present office, will suc
ceed Mr. Ballinger as secretary.
Harry M. Schwartz has resigned as
chief of the field service of the general
land office and will be succeeded in
that position by James M. Sheridan,
now a special agent located at Denver.
Schwartz -was one of Ballinger s chief
$ s 'X ' ' " k 7 24AHnX, g-UT IlQcar. kk phots.
today that if the negotiations between
Faith In Ariny's Loyalty
iCHW jWACHrHsi ussr.
Asks United 'States to Cap
ture Madriz Ammunition
from New Orleans.
Washington, D. C. June 25. Dr. Sal
vador Castrillo, Estrada's representa
tive here, today demanded of secretary
Knox that the commander of American
warships in Nicaragua waters be in
structed to Intercept the Columbia,
which cleared from New Orleans Friday,
and to seize munitions of Avar which she
is alleged to be carrying, consigned to
Julian Irias, a Madriz commander.
Phoenix, Ariz., June 25. After find
ing his little daughter lying in a gulch,
where she had been brutally mistreated.
James Hayden, a rancher at Buckeye,
yesterday organized a posse, pursued
and captured E. Sabin, a ranch hand,
who is said to have confessed to the
crime. The tjiii was 9 years old. Her
condition is serious. She may not live.
Sabin was brought to the county jail
here last night.
"STATEHOOD HI LI HA3XIITOX
IS INVITED TO GliODE.
Washington, D. C June 25. "Hon
Statehood Bill" Hamilton was the ad
dress on a telegram delivered to repre
sentative Hamilton, of Michigan, in the
The telegram was from tae Arizona
statehood ratification committee and
extended greetings from the city of
Globe, Ariz., and an invitation to join
with Globe in celeoratnuj on July 6
the Spanish government and the Vatican
FOOH& -jm pxaTC.
passage of the statehood bill, 'giving
the citizens an opportmrtr uf snow
ing their appreciation ol your loyalty
and efforts in Arizona's behalf.'
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BOLD MURDER AND
ROBBER Y IN BUSY CITY
Police of Lymij Mass., Make Quick Work, However, oi
Three Highwaymen Who Shoot Down and Rob
aiamif acturer of $5000 He Had Just Drawn
From the Bank Two Robbers Killed.
Lynn, Mass., Jnn- 5. Three robber shot and killed Thomns A. Laa
drcgan, n prominent shoe manufneturer of this city, on the street today, fa
tally vrounded policeman Jnmei Carroll, and heized from Landretin a bag con
taining 000, which the mnmifnctnrer had just drawn from the bank ax the
weekly pay roll of his factory. The men escaped. Carroll died a few minuter
after he wai shot.
A little IesM than an hour after the shooting patrolman Thomson saw
one of the robbers on Granite street. After ordering him to surrender, he open
ed fire and the man returned the shots. The robber iva- fatally wounded
and, before he expired, said his name wan Abba Anson, of Xerr York city.
Meantime policeman Grady ran across another of th robhers near the
Lynn hospital. IIe fired several shots at the robber, who returned the fire.
One of Grady's bullet, struck the man below the wnlst. The bandit's coiib
ditlon Is serlons. Tne th!ri of the trio was captured -without a fight a short
distance from where the second robber was shot.
A search of the robbers' clothing resulted in the recovery of more than
?4500. They had thrown away practically all of the silver to lighten their
Inspector Morris.sey, of the Boston police department, identified one of
the men as one Kovnnsky, one of the Jamaica IMans outlaws, who held that
suburb of Boston la terror two years a.
Indications Along the Bor
der Are for Quiet Day, But
No Chances Are Taken.
DOWN AT CANfANEA
Troublemakers in That PKce
Scattered to Small Towns
When Troops Arrived.
3Ieadco City, Mexico, June
presidential election will occar is Mexico
tomorrow and the indication- are that
there will be same very stormy time.
Soldiers have been widely scattered
all over the republic, there being at
least a small- detachment in every city
of size and -svhere soldiers vrere Hot sent,
the rurales are in charge of the police
The word has been passed oat that
there must be no trouble if it can be
prevented and that even the appearance
of disorder must be dealt tvith firmly.
President Diaz and Ramon Corral are
candidates for presideat and vice presi
dent. They are opposed by Francisco I.
Madero for president and Dr. Fraaclsc
Vasquez for vice president. Diaz sad
Corral have considerable advantage la
the race, as both of their opponents are
safely In Jails, which are double guarded
All saloons throughout rexico -were
closed last night and win not open uh
tll Tuesday,, as n precaution agalast
trouble during the election.
ALL IN" HIDING-
Some Fear of Trouble Be
tween Orientals and Mex
icans at Cananea.
Cananea, Sonora, Mexico, June 25.
conditions wtn have to alter greatly be
"fofe there is any serious trouble here,
as at the present time there is not the
slightest excitement regarding the elec
tion'3, nor is there any talk about what
Is likely to occtsr.
Of course it -Is impossible to correctly
predict whether there will be any trou
ble on Sunday or not, but, judging from
present indications, there will not be the
slightest disturbances where the Ameri
cans would be concerned, and the most
seriow; trouble expected for Sundaywlli
be among the working class of natives,
who will necessarily ceae all labor in
order to celebrate the event in the way
they are accustomed to do.
It is probable that the Four C's com
pany will be compeled to bank its fires
for over Sunday, as there will not be a
corporal's guard at the plant on Sunday.
Since the additional soldiers arrived
here during the week, there has been
less excitement and considerable less
talk regarding conditions promised.
Quite a number of agitators have left
the city on foot for the smaller settle-
j ments south of the city. There may bo
some demonstrations there.
The most frightened of all are the
Chinamen, who are afraid to remain
here over Sunday. For the last few
days there has not been a single Chinese
truck gardener in the city from the So
nora river region and there is naturally
a shortness in the green goods supply
There is still an exodus of timid ones
leavinj for the states and for the
smaller towns of Sonora.
Gen. Luis Torres has returned to his
home in HermosHlo from his ranch on
the Yaqui river -and it is barely pos
sible that he may be in 'the city in a
i-hort time, although the city officials
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