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El Paso, Texas,
July 22, 1910 - - - 12 Pages
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Walkout on Canadan Pa
cific Is Prevented Arbi
tration for Grand Trunk.
LOSE EVERY POINT
Newcastle, Eng., July 22. The strike
of 12,000 employes of the Northeastern
' railroad was settled last evening.. The
men accepted the terms offered by the
company and fche night and day shifts
Tetuxned to work last night and today.
Canadian Strike Averted.
Montreal, Canada., July 22. All pos
sibilit' that the conductors and train
men of "die Canadian Pacific railway
would strike was removed last night
vuiu '' . rjrLTi
wnen a aeimite agreement wa rwtcueu
beten, the company and the men,
Messrs. Leonard and McTier representing
the company, and vice president Murdoek
and a committee representing the men.
The gist of the decision is that th(L
standard rate of pay for i&e territory
east of Chicago is recognized by the
The men have gained about 90 percent
o fthear demands. The new schedule will
be retroactive to May 1. The formal
Roreement will 'be signed tday.
Grand Trunk's Troubles.
A proposition 'to arbitrate has come
to the Grand Trunk company and the
chairman of its striking trainmen and
conductors from TV. L. MncKenzie Kin,
-sminister of slabor, coupled with the in
thnatfon that if both parties would ac
cepbt&e award tto be binding, the gov
ernment would defray t5ie incidental ex
penses, ""peedr answers were request-c-J.
That of the company was mailed
to the minister at Ottawa, but Mr. Havs
declined to say what it was. ice presi
dent Murdock. of the trainmen, also re
plied. He said he did not believe anyfchin
was to be gained by discussing arbitra
tion. Arbitration Accepted.
Vice president Murdock, of the Order
of Railway Trainmen, has wired the
department of labor at Ottawa accepting-
minister King's suggestion for ar
bitration of the Grand Trunk strike by
a board, to Dc named oy tne government-Some
freight on the Grand Trunk is
roving today, but as yet only a trivial
tonnage is handled.
Yesterday's settlement of the Cana
dian Pacific troubles evidently has en
couraged the Grand Trunk strikers, !
who announce that from now on the
strike will be conducted with vigor.
Tvie company "has improved its pas
senger Train service and also started
handling freight in a small jiway. It is
securing sme men. but at ' the present
rate it -will be weeks before the service
s back to normal.
Moving No Freight.
Toronto, Ont., July 22. With the ex
ception of a train of 26 cars of perish
able goods. wSiidh left Toronto for Mon
treal, no attempt was ,niade in Toronto
Tuesday to move freight. Grand Trunk
passenger service out of Toronto was
Grand " Trunk passenger trains are
running close to schedule today and lo
cal officials announced that they will
begin immediately active operations in
John McMann. a conductor, and M.
Donovan, a brakeman, were set upon
by a hundred persons at Belleville
Ont.. last night on the arrival of their
train and so severely beaten that they
"were sent to a hospital In a critical con
dition. The Injured men were first car
Tied to a hotel, which' was later bom
barded with stones.
Honiara, WRh., July 22. The Koqulam hotel, a fashionable apartment
TiOHBe, caagnt fire early this morning,, set fire to all buildings within six hun
dred feet, and only a change of wind saved the business section of the town
Aboat a dozea sruests of the hotel leaped from vrlndovra and tvro of them
were seriously Injured. Two men are missing and may have perished.
The Xew York hotel, tvro blocks away, filled wit II visiting state bankers,
caught fire two or three times and the guests ran out in their night clothes.
The damage will run more than $103,080.
INSANE, BANKERS SA Y
White Plains, X. Y., July 22. The Westchester County Bankers association
believer the people of the "United State are "automobile crazy" and that the
banks of the country ought to Intervene to save their clients from this mad
ness. Resolutions were adopted asking the member; to (scrutinize carefully the
applications of those who wish to borrow money on notes for the purchase of
The hankers declare hundreds have put themselves in peril of bankruptcy
In the last six months by mortgaging their homes or hypothecating valuable
securities to buy machines. !
MORMONS DRIVEN OUT
BY THE GERMAN POLICE
Berlin, Germany, July -2. Herr Dalwitz, Prussian minister of the interior,
on recommendation of the political police, has sijrned orders for the expulsion,
of 21 Mormon missionaries, most of them Americans or Englishmen, anci they
will be conducted to the frontier today.
The state of the Mormons in Germany wai taken up with the American em
bassy im 1003, when the srovcrnment took the position that the teachings of the
missionaries tvas subversive of morality. It was then arranged vith the Mnr
mon superintendent that all Mormon missionaries slibuld withdraw fromv the
country within a month, transferrins middle European headquarters from Ber
lin to Switzerland.
The authorities state that in recent
Second Bullet Is Found in
His Room; Accident Insur
ance May Now Be Paid.
ABOUT TO DEVELOP
Chicago. UL, July 22. The alleged
discovery of a second bullet in the e
at the home of the late Ira G. Rawn,
president of the Monon railway, may
play an important part in determining
the manner in which- the railroad presi
dent met death.
In this discovery the members of the
Barwn family sax is the clinching argu
ment supporting then- theory that Mr.
Bawn was murdered bv a burelar. In
, lc Si -ffi
., , ,. --" ahn,
disclose that Rawn com-niitted suicide,
accident policies aggregating SIi)5,00j
i wail probably become worthless.
T -"JHi. fTtAroiJ rfr WorrT"r i.wie in.f TihiC
afternoon. For five minutes in honor
of the memory of the president not a
wheel .turnea on the Monon road.
Coroner Hoffman announced today
that he had information which led him
to believe that president Rawn was
rfiurdered for revenge. He immediately
went into conference with acting chief
of police Schuettler, aud later it was
announced that an arrest probably
would be made this afternoon.
Whether Rawn was killed by a bur
glar or whether, as stated bv the Chi
cago police, he committed suicide, rail
road men declare that his death occurred
on the eve of what may be one of the
greatest scanaals in railroad history.
Questions asked Rawn at a hearine Julv
7 in the Illinois Central car repair cases,
all were planned, it is said, bv attorneys
with the intent to incriminate Rawn as
responsible for thefts.
Twice on personal pleas he had ob
tained postponement:, but the last effort
for de3ay had failed, and the examina
tion was to have been continued next
His death will not cause any halt in
the inquiry, said Waiter L. Fisher, one
of the attorneys in charge of the in
quiry. For the first time ince the death took
place, the air of secrecy was lifted from
the Rawn home and newsqjapsr men were
summoned last night. Upon their ar
rival announcement was made thai a
second bullet, the absence of which add-
ed to the appearance of suicide, had been J
The" outlet was lound. according to L
,F. Hatley, who is conducting the inquiry,
m tfiie astfi-&3 in a trreplace.
A ojtw theorv as to the means by
which Raiwa was ttot to death is sug
gested from the office of the private de
tetive agencv ennras?d by the Rawn
relatives to investigate the death.
The opinion was expressed that when
Rawn met his death as the result of an
accident, and tihat in fact but one shot
had been fired, and that from the revol
ver held bv Rawn.
"It is likely tfoat Rawn heard some
noise in his home, and with the revolver
descended the stairs in search of an in
truder," said an officer of the detective
agencv. "When near the bottom of the
stairway, I believe, he stumbled and
the revolver was discharged.
"This would account for the fact that
onlv one shot wCi3 heard bv neighbors,
and that ihere "was no trace of a' robber
in the house. Mr. Rawn's relatives,
knowing he descend in search of a bur
glar, and then finding him dead, likely
assumed he had been shot bv a burglar,
when the death more probably ws
caused bv the accidental discharge of his
BURNS AT NIGHT
years the Mormons have disregarde
Locked in Jail for Cutting
Fence to Springs That He
Had Already Purchased.
Mexico City, Mex., July 22. The de
partment of foreign relations at the so
licitation of the American embassy has
asked by telegraph for information re
lating to the arrest and imprisonment
at Tia Juana, in Lower California, of j
u. w. jucivoy, a weaiuiy vuiuiichix resi
dent of San Diego. McKay is alleged
to have run , afoul of the Mexican au
thorities through tearing down a portion
of the boundary fence on an estate
which he had recently purchased.
Ambassador Wilson, anticipating the
arrival of the instructions from Wash
ington, which reached him today, had al
ready taken the matter up with foreign
minister Creel on a communication from
Los Angeles, signed by several prominent
residents of that city.
McKay's offence, according to the un
derstanding of the ambassador from the
meager facts in his possession, is alleged
to constitute trespass, which, under the
construction of the Mexican law, is a
crime, not a civil offence, and is punish
able by imprisonment.
Story of the Case.
San Diego, OaL, Julv 22. D. W. Mc
Kay, whose arrest at Tia Juana and sub
sequent removal to Ensenada, has been
brought to the attention or the state
department at Washington, was today
released on bail at Ensenada, according
to advices received by his attorney, J.
E. Wadha-m. of this "city.
Mr. Wadham made this statement to
the Associated Press today:
"The facts, as I understand them,
which are founded upon statements
made to me by D. W. McKay, Mrs. Mc
Kay and Albert Arguello, the prosecuting
witness, nre a follows:
"Mr. McKay went to Tia Juana Hot
Springs -for the benefit of his wife's
Siealth. The springs are located about
three miles below the boundary line
from Tia Juana, and for the past year
she has spent most of her time at the
springs and Mr. McKay has traveled
back and forth to his business. Mr. Mc-Ka3-
has purchased or entered into
agreements for the purchase with several
of the heirs for then- interest in the Tai
Juana springs., le cut a wire fence upon
this pronertv and "Put m a gate. -Mr.
Arguello denies that Mr. McKay asked
the permission. Mr. Arguello went to
Tia Juana and swore out a warrant,
upon which McKay was arrested. He
was thrown into fail at Tia Juana on
the morning of Saturday, the 16th, but
Mrs. McKav did not know of tbis in
carceration until about 12:30. at which
time she telephoned to me. I imme
diately went to Tia Juana and found
that 5rr. McKay was being examined by
the authorities. ,I made an appeal that
Mr. McKay be released on bonds, which
had been offered in any reasonable
amount bv the Merchants' National bank
of San Diego; the authorities refused J
to consider the matter, stating that he
should not be released on bonds until
the testimony of the hearing was sent
Locked In "Dungeon.
"In consequence of which Mr. McKay
stayed in Tia Juana in jail until the aft
ernoon of the 18th instant.
"I am informed that Sunday, the 17th
instant, he was (moved into pretty good
quarters and was allowed to go in and
out of the door when he saw fit. but
that Sunday night he was returned to
his dungeon and locked up, the guard
stating that he did not propose to take
any chances. We offered to take Mc
Kay to Ensenada in an automobile and
take the guards with us, but this was
refused, although Mr. McKay was per
mitted to go -in his own wagon, in charge
of two officers, who, I believe, rode i
horseback. I am told that Mr. McKay
was handcuffed, but I do not know ns
to this positively. However, I have re
ceived advices from Ensenada to the
effect that Mr. McKa has been released
A special from Washington savs:
"The state department has cabled to
Ensenada instructing the consul there
to watch the proceedings in the McKay
case and inform the department fully.
The embassy at Mexico City has also
been instructed to investigate. The de
partment is determined to make a
searching inquiry and to do all in its
power to see tha't McKay has fair treat
ment. Acting secretarv Wilson said to
day that nothing had l)een heard from
ATTEMPT ON LIFE
OF AN AMERICAN
Mexican Tries to Kill Man
at Gruanacevi Rurales
Torreon, Mex., July 22. News has
been brought to this city of the attempt
on the life of D. R. Thomas, manager of
the Predilecta mines in the Guanacevi
mining district, by one of his workmen.
Thomas was paj'ing the miners for the
half month past when he became in
volved in a dispute with one or the
men, who was not satisfied with his
The man suddenly drew his pistol and
fired twice at Thomas, missing both,
times. . Tlie would-be assassin then
turned and ran and, securing a horse,
made his escape into the mountains.
There have been various rumors of
late that there was danger brewing
for the bullion trains from robbers in
that section, as it is believed that a
band is lurking there. The governor
has sent a number of well mounted
rurales to be stationed at that point
for the protection against anj- attack.
AX ALLEGED OHIO MOK
LEADER IS UNDER ARREST
Bellefontaine, Ohio, JtJly 22. Joseph
Bush, alleged leader ofa mob -which
lynched Carl Etherington at Newark,
Ohio, July 8, was arrested at Harper
last night. He had been hiding at the
home of relatives.
The Warm Campaign Closes.
Convention May Bolt G-u-
Austin, Texas, July 22. Tomorrow
the officers of the Democratic party of
Texas, who will be elected at the gen
eral election in November, will be nom
This is the first nomination of candi-
dates for state office under the amend
ed election law. The nomination 6 is
made by direct primary vote. The can
didate who receives a plurality will be
the party's nominee. The fact that
there are five candidates for governor,
three representing the prohibition fac
tion of the Democratic party, one the
anti-prohibition organization and the
liquor interests, and one who expects to
receive support from both factions,
makes the situation unusually inter
esting. It is expected that about 500,
000 Democratic votes will be cast. The
vote promises to be very close for four
of the candidates for governor, with
sentiment about equally divided as to
which one will win. The surface indi
cations point to the nomination of O.
B. Colquitt, who is the candidate of
the anti-prohibition organization and
the liquor interests. Cone Johnson and
William Poindexter will divide the pro
hibition vote, it is thought, and there
by bring defeat to that faction of the
partv. R. V. Davidson's chances of re
ceiving the nomination are considered
good by many people who are in close
touch with the nolftical situation. J.
Martin Jones, while a prohibitionist, is
not expected to receive more than a
few hundred scattering votes. He is
not a factor in the contest
The primaries tomorrow will also de
termine the -sentiment of the Demo
cratic party of the state on the propo
sition of the legislature's submitting
to the vote of the people a constitutional
amendment providing for statewide pro
hibition. If a majority of votes is cast
for the proposition in the primaries? it
will be made a platform demand when
the state convention is held August 10
The campaign has been a warm one.
The candidates for the office of gov
ernor have made the longest campaign
in the history of the state. Some of tne
candidates have been continuously on
the stump for more than six months.
The legitimate-expenses of h-e-xandi-dates
as a result of this long campaign
have been enormous and will total many
thousands of dollar, -more than the sal
ary of the office would pay if the can
didate nominated served for life. In
cluding the money spent by the state
and county managers of the various
candidates, the campaign has cost be
tween $2,000,000 and x $3,000,000.
Convention Strife Possible.
ii,ven tne primaries iiuij uui e"" n
strife. There are rumors of a bolt of
case Colquitt is
nominated,- the Probibltlonists may re-
fuse to abide the Tesult of the pri
maries In case Johnson is nomlnatea .
it Is said that the antls may adopt a
There are 32 aspirants for the 12
places which are to be' filled, though
five of the candidates are certain of
renomination and election. In each In
stance the unopposed candidates are
candidates for reelection. They are: at
torney general, one of the railroad com
missioners, superintendent ot public in
struction, commissioner of agriculture,
and justice of the supreme court.
The ticket is lengthy and the count
will be necessarily slow. It Is possi
ble that it will be several day? before
the results may be known if the race
as close as it now promises to be.
TVhile all candidates are making broad
claims, it is certain that the winners
will have only a small plurality.
AVhere the Unions Stand.
The unions are going to poll a strong
vote asalnst Colquitt. They declare he
has always been opposed to thenfand,
while they are in the main anti-Pro-hlbitionists,
the chances - are that a
large number of them will support Cone
Johiison as the best friend they have.
T. P. O'Rourke, secretary-treasurer of
the state legislative board of the Broth
erhood of Locomotive Engineers, Is out
In a statement as follows
"In regard to the go-rnor I would
not care to advise other than that we
do not want Colquitt. He never was'
our friend and I never expect -him to
be. Of the other three in the fleldHt is
a sort of a 'Hobson's Choice," although
Cone Johnson is the only one that has
come out flat footed and without qulb
bling in favor of every measure pro-,
posed by organized labor to be sub
mitted to the next legislature."
CoairresKmen After Offices.
In addition to the state officers, con
gressmen are to be nominated. Eleven
of the present congressmen aTe' without
opposition and five are opposed. In
the latter districts the race will be
In each of the six appellate districts.
judges are to be chosen for the courts
of civil appeals. In no Instance has the
Incumbent opposition and the submis
sion of names is merely a formality.
Official Ballot Is Lon?.
The official ballot as to the state of
ficers is as follows:
For governor TVilliam Poindexter, of
Johnson county: Robert Vance David
son, of Galveston county: O. B. Colquitt,
of Kaufman county; Cone Johnson, of
Smith county- James Martin Jones', of
For lieutenant governor H. Bascom
Thomas, of Hopkins county: A. -S. Haw
kin, of Midland county: J. H. "Webster,
of Dallas county; A. ,B. Davidson, of
De"Witt county: James T. Hammond, of
For attorney general Jewel P. Light
foot, of Camp counts'.
( For state treasurer William TVin
ningham, of Limestone county; Sam
Sparks, of Bell county.
For controller "W. P. Lane, of Tar
rant county; D. C. Burkes, of fBell coun
ty; B. F. Teague, of "Washington coun
ty; Edwin "Waller, of Waller county;
Bob Barker, of Bexar county.
For railroad commissioner (regular
term) Theodore G. Thomas, of "Harris
(.Continued on Page Four).
Secret Police Of Europe -nriTiuirirr
After Murdering WtjSSBSmWM H I 4 I III 1 1" iM
Wife He Com- M Sfejm H II LFl I HI LII
Paris, France, July 22. ' r &$&j&0m mm
--. special io j-e jjiiiLiu, j-; ss v?SrMlfc 4el
fr&m Vernets-Les-Bains, ri,',SBS. 8S
says that, according to a vxx ?J"i5i2RWMHkt 9
! telephone message re
ceivea there, a man an
swering the description
of Dr. Hawley E. Crip
pen, wanted In i London
in connection with the
disappearance of his
wife. Belle Elmore, was
seen in Pulgcerda, a
(own just across the
frontier in Spain, Wed
The French detective
department In Paris Js
inclined to "accept fllie
belief that Dr. Crippen
has been In this country,
but the defectives are
In doubt as to whether
he crcissed thte 'Danish
frontier ax Vernets-Les-Baiub,
as allvthe positive
information In the pos
session of the police in
dicate that he left the
train before it reached
I Mont Luis,
point he is said to have
taken passage en route
The suspect, accord
ing to the belief of the
authorities, instead of
making for Spain, Is
headed for Andorra, the
little and ajlmost for
gotten republic of S000
nestling in the foothills
Once in this country, Dr Crippen
If is said, extradition "T "
would be difficult, if not impossible.
Andorra, which is under the nomin
al suzerainty of the president of the
French republic ana the bishop of
Urgel, has sometimes served as refuge
for persons who have committed crimes.
Who Was Suicide?
M. Sebille, head of the research de
partent of the police, who is directing
the search In France for Dr. Crippen,
andfhis typist, Ethel Clara Leneve, who
is supposed to have left London In his
company, opposes the theory that the
woman who killed herself at Bourges,
July 13, was Mis Leneve.
He points out that the letter left bv
the suicide was written in French, a
Ianenair Hiss T.ptiava !, coiri n ,a
j totally unacquainted with. Furthermore
, thft suinfl-'c fMtrpc w t,c ,
- j .. ..uvog Jt- a
to which k N i3SMKsf IMfJB' "''
Raton, X. 31., July 22 A cloudburst last night at Ponil Park, 6.; mile
vrest of here, washed out a mile of railroad track, carried away eight bridges,
destroyed sawmills and ,Ud much damcre to fruit and truck farms.
Several men were Injured In the wrecking of Woods's mills.
LIBERIA HAS A WAR
AVashlngton, D. C, July 22 Severe fighting amrfug the tribes of Liberia
in the vicinity of Cape Thomas has broken ont again. Commander John F.
Luby ef the crubcr Des .Moines which cleared foday from Monrovia for the
Canary Islands, reported to the navy department that the Liberian troops have
been signally defeated In an effort to quell the uprising.
TAFT WAVES OFF
THE WAR CLOUDS
Stops Strife at Bar Harbor
by Speaking Rescues
jndians From Water.
Bar Harbor, Mo., July 22. Until Mr.
Taft's intention to speak here todaj was
announced Thursilav. war clouds were
at'herni? rapidly between the Maine citi- j
zens and the members of the fashion,-
a-ble nramier colony vha?e plans for the
entertainment of the chief magistrate
and -the members I of his vachtimr partv
failed to include any concession to the
village folk, of whom there are about
The president was informed of the sit
nnHnri -Vv .T. P "Rass. nf Tfciiiotyr. anil nt
once consented to the suggestion that j
ne nntKe a speecn 10 me villagers, xne
details were quickly arranged and pla
cards announcing the event soon were
posted at every Vintage point and in all
but tue u!tra-fahionnble shop windows.
Then the threatened clouds rolled
Prof. IT. C Emory, chairman of the
new tariff commission, could not reach
Bar Harbor yesterday afternoon and his
scheduled conference with Taft was post
poned until todaj".
Social affairs "and golf occupied the
president's da-. He had a lmcldboard
ride out to Jordan pond tonight for a
"shore supper," of lobster and other sea
dainties. ,It was a nine mile drive each
way through a stiff breeze.
The most exciting incident of tihe pres
ident's cruise thus far was the rescue
of two indians whose canoe capsized
while Hie Mayflower was at anchor in
They had paddled out to have a close
view at tfhe president's big white yacht
and stood up to have a bebter look. A
moment later there was a spksh. an
overturned canoe and tvro hats floating
on! the water.
Boats were lowered, and tihe Indians
were hauled" out little the worse for their
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and his second wife, as they looked
ineir weu "? bui years ago.
person of a Slavonic type, and M. Se
bille believes that she was a Nihilist.
To Compare Photographs.
ruuiugrapus ui. tne courses suiciue
have not. however, as yet been compared
.ifv. hn,,, , -ti t ci -ii ..
suicide prove to be Miss Leneve, it
mould give consistency to the story
told by a guard on the boat train run -
ning between Dieppe and Paris that
he had seen a couple answering the
description of .Dr. Crippen ' and -his
typist" on Julv 12. According: to this
guard, -the couple came through to
Paris on his train Here thev are
supposed to have separated, -Crippen
hnrrvJne- south nnrf th riri rnfT, tn
hurrying south and the girl
Bourges, where . she subsequently took
Another theory of the police is that
v auiiics inu acpiitcitcii itc mat. pun.
XEW MEXICO MARRIAGE
INSURANCE GETS BLOW
Santa Fe. N. M.. July 22. In
surance commissioner Jacobo
Chaves has ruled that marriage
insurance is not legal In New
Mexico. The ruling was in re
ply -to an application for the es
tablishment of an insurance so
ciety that would guarantee $1000
to each member upon hi or her
getting married, the funds to
oe. collected by the assessment of
one dollar upon each member
each time a marriage occurred.
CITY TO SLAUGHTER
"The health department is going, to
put the dog catchiirg wagons on the
street aoain Monday," Dr W. H. Ander
son, head of the department, said Fri
day. "Every unmuzzled dog will be cap
tured and taken to the pound, where it
will be held two days before being
destroyed. This applies to both licensed
and uplicensed dogs, although the own
ers of the dogs may get their dogs by
calling for them at the pound and pay
ing the pound fee. I hope there will be
none of this mockish sentiment against
killing dogs that has Interfered with our
work in the past. We have invited the
humane officer to accompany the wagon
and see that no inhuman treatment Is
shown the dogs that are caught. I am
also going to insist that a" mounted
patrolman 'accompany the wagon to
arrest anyone Avho attepts to Interfere
with the work of catching; the atray
"There has been too much of this
Lad Attempts to Save Bog
Afflicted With Babies and'
Pays Price With Life.
FOR MANY HOURS
Woman "Victim of Same
Dogs Bite, Located by the
Herald to Be Treated.
Writhing- In a paroxysm, of pain, his
frail body shaken by the awful agony
he had endured, little Alberto Tarango,
the llyearoid son of Crisostemo Ta
rango, died J.he most terrible death
known at midnight Thursday night
from hydrophobia. From a wound he re
ceived on his right thumb while trying:
to doctor a sick puppy belonging- to a
neighbor, the ilexiian boy contracted
the germs of the dreaded disease and
his death resulted afzer 36 hours o
most intense suffering.
The Tarango boy died at Hotel DIeu.
where he was taken by order of Dr.
Thompson Grace, the office clerk at
the hospital said. Ha was removed from
his home on Franklin street late Thurs
day night and death, followed shortly
after his arrival at the hospital.
Woman to Take Treatment.
Blanche Cifcckett, the negro woman
who owned the dog and who was also
bitten on the left hand by the animal,
on urgent solicitation o-f a. Herald man
is taking the preventive treatment
at the El Paso pdsteur iMtitute. She is
a laundress living on lower Broadway
! and as she had no money to pay for
i , - - - ,
the cour3 of treatment, she was taken
as a charity patient. To Dr. French
Car Friday morning she stated that
1 although her finger had been sore for a
P'eek following the bite of the dog-. It
had entirely healed and she had felt
P0, a11 effects from e cite. This fact
s exptaTnetd by the physician, who
! stated. that the disease was slower to
develop In a person of mature age than.
,n a and that the symptoms might
I aeveiop in me a-uiuuh us .. . .
months after she was bitten. A Herald
t reporter luuaieu tuts ,uuiau luuiauoj
j night,- after visiting- the home of the
dying- boy, and insisted that the woman
take the Pasteur treatment and save
her life- Jt was not until Friday morn
ing that she woutf consent. ,
Bitten a Month Age.
The boy was bitten one month aga
while attempting io give a three months
old puppy oil in an effort to cure him
of. what was thought to be indigestion.
The puppy belonged to a negro woman,
named Blanche Crockett, who lived near
the Tarango home on Franklin street.
She had noticed that it had been acting
strangely, running- around in a circle
and refusing to eat. ae gave it to the
Tarangp boy and his playmates to kill
for her. Instead, the warm hearted
Mexican lad undertook the task-'of cur
ing the puppy, and it was while at
tempting to give It the medicine that
he was bitten. The same day the ne
gro woman was also bitten on the hand
The Disease Developed.
No symptom of the dreaded disease
was noticed until two weeks ago, the
boy's mother frays. TJhen he became
nervous and drowsy and seemed to be
slightly 111. Wednesday at noon the
boy noticed a strange twitching of tha
muscles of his throat. Although he did
not know it, the first marked symptoms
of the terrible malady had developed.
He continued to grow worse until "Wed
nesday night when he was too 111 to
sleep and his aged father was forced- to
remain at his bedside to quiet him.
Thursday morning- Dr. G. Werley was
called and he Immediately diagnosed the
case as hydrophobia. There being- no
known remedy for the disease after the
symptoms had developed. Dr. Werley
gave the boy sedatives and called the
cFty board of health and a number of
physicians to see the case.
The Awful Death.
Thursdaj evening the boy had grown
so much worse that the sight of water
throw hjn Into spasms of pain and it
was with difficulty that he was kept
In bed. Rapidly the advanced symp
toms developed. The parish priest was
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false sentiment about dog catching. AI
derinanBlumenthal has assured me that
the couftcil will back lis up in our ef
forts. "By killing every ddg within the city
limits which does not -wear a muzzle wo
will prevent the spJread of the disease
and -will eventually wipe It out of ex
istence." Humane Officer to Help.
"I agree with, all Dr. Anderson has
said about the destruction of these
"worthless dogs which nfest the city,"
humane officer E. E. Morrow said Fri
day. "If there Is any way of ridding"
this city of these "worthless curs it
should be used. I have been riding over
the city and it Is remarkable the num
ber of dogs there are In different parts
of the tqwn. I find them in every part
but particularly through the Mexican
section. I will be glad to go along with
the dog catcher and I will assist In -any
way possible to help to rid the com
munity of this pest of worthless curs."