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El Paso, Texas,
August 23, 1910--- 10 Pages
i El Po Fair
lOctober 29th To
1 Nov. 6th, 1910
A Former Bisbee Minister j
Starves Himself in Los
Angeles Quit His Church j
a-p &-RTPT1 rmTBCH
S TH W raNETS j
k . TT" -, Rev John I
Bisbee. Ariz.. Aug. 23. Rev. John
Irvine O'Neal, who died last Saturday In
, . i T-rtTTi ctnrvarion. jauie
Butler. Mrs. Nellie Boyle and Alice Frif
fon, aged 16. who were found wicn
O'Neal dving from hunger, are all fOT-
s.i r.r thic oJtv. O'Neal was .
formerly pastor or the First Baptist
church !-- Butter was a miner au
Mrs Boyle was O'Neal's wife. The girl
was their adopted daughter.
"'hev were found last Friday in tne
Arroyo Seco. just outside the city limits
of Los Angeles. They had fasted five
vv eeks. Mrs. Boyle, the girl and Butler
are reported to be in a serious condi
tion, but their recovery is expected.
O'Neal left this city about two years
ago'folSowing a split in the Baptist
church here. TYeek by week his ideas
became more definite from those of the
, i, -.r, i climax came when
church and tne ciim. - ---
O'Neal announced one uaj .uo.- " "- i --!"""& "-
become possessed of what he called the -ater company to the land to be ac
"gift of tongues." a conglomeration of the cUy hen tne proPerty
rSSSnirfofrriLSlof that company is to be taken over
cf th? congregation left the church and by the city.
joined him. O'Neal then founded the . present the city council is said
"Full Gospel" with headquarters m tne tQ bg making. n0 plans for improvement
Hughes block. . c J of the water system, or as to methods
Among the duties he planned he was . management or appointment of of
to perform was to bring about the de- ficers This will n0t be done, the city
strnrUon of Bisbee. It was a common officjals.state, until the deal is consum-
rr,nia in spr O'Neal. Mrs. Boyie, x.?v, ,-,-n i - -mntrer of several
tbe girl and Butler mount one of ";TOeeks as the bonds must first be J
mountains surrounding the town and , -uted and duly transferred. j
t rav for several nours uwi vju . -
lie town out
of existence wiun orim-
uone and fire.
Prior to his departure to California,
O'Neal announced that he had had a
-vision in which he was told to go to
California and there convert the people
to tlie "Gift of Tongues." He went.
O'Neal and the Boyle woman were
Igaily man and wife, but the minister
said tbev were not scripturally married
pud so they lived apart after going to
California. Mrs. Boyle's marriage to
O'Neal was her second matrimonial
venture. She secured a divorce from her
ured a divorce from her
After O'Neal's decision
"scripturally married." J
tned her first husband's
f r;t husband.
"3f he was not
t'c woman assumed
name, Boyle. ts
Rev Mr. O'Neal was a. native of New
York state, having been born in the Ad
irondack region. Prior to being or
dained as a minister he was an occulist
m New York city. His office was lo-.-j
,i v. -tv-onrf-Astoria hotel
' that city. While living in New Tork, j
O'Neal became Interested in ihe minis-
ttv After being ordained he accepted i
-meu ui-pt"- ... " , v -t- li-
call to Dallas, Texas.
Bsbee from Dallas.
O'Neal was known as
Tift came to
EL PASOANS WILL
Go to Las Cruccs to Arrange
For Train to Pueblo,
A dleeation from El Paso,
DOi.d of J. A. Happer,
the transportation committee u L" I
chamber of commerce; secretary C. A. j
t- 7?to-,i T- Bur-es W. R-i
don which will be run from the two
valleys and El Paso, totte Pueblo
v a i
irrigation congress in septemuer. .-
rangemerts are oemg umu iu iiic a.
0m3i ti-a?n nuiDoed with dining and
imfFt -trvice. to carry the Rio Grande
ionSss from gTupptr 'alley.
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"Reported to Have Bought np
Section or tne
Tangier, Morocco, Aug. 23. The re
port that the greater part of the so-
called Anghera country in the extreme
rorthwestern rart of Africa, occupied
by the Anghera tribesmen, has been
Tirrhased bv American interests, has
a-oused great excitment in diplomatic
Tv. r-rr-inr-v nnr nnlv has a vast in-
le territory nut u;n ncs a. .
sic value for exploitation purposes,
uniiMraliv ani stratecrically is im-
trinsic value for exploitation purposes,
c-v .iTnin TTA.S A
JIIG "WAREHOUSE BLAZE
San Antonio, Tex., Aug. 23. Fire
originating in hay stored In a ware
house of R. A. Grant, jr., in the extreme
western portion of San Antonio, ces-
troyed a block and a half of ware- j
houses today. The loss is estimated at
Mrs. J. L.. Overall, of Houston, pub
'Iher of the Texas Realtj' Journal, is
of 612 North Campbell street.
Jackson, Ivy., Aug. 23-Jolm Abr.er, a noted feudist who took the part of
the Harsis, Calahan, Deaton and Smith in the factional quarrels, wa shot and
killed by unknown persons near the river bridge in Jackson la,t niKht. .
Abner ivas shot jcvcrnl times. .
Abncr bad be?n accused of being one of the men employed W JudRe Jnmea
Hargis and other, to asxas-Hiuate Dr.B. D. Cox, James Cockrcllnnd James B.
Marcum during the reign f the fend murders eight years ago, but on each trial
the jurj disagreed, and the charges were never prc&sed.
Mayor Kelly Declines Flatly
to Permit Them to Be
Shown in El Paso.
TAKING OVER THE
CITY WATEE PLANT
Mayor Kelly will not allov pictures
Johnson-Jeffries contest to be
of the nj. &
communication received Tuesday morn
ing. In which the New York owners
., v. i, umi asked whether or
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oi Liie xi&". -" . .;
I tiol tliei huuiu " .. -- .
not they -would be allowed to &iiu m. ,
; pictures here, the mayor nf aJ""
i ;.. niorir tn write them that El Paso
city cleric to write gj
j would not permit the exnioition ux
the pictures in mis ciy.
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No Manager Selected and No
Arrangements Made for
Citv attorney "W. M. Coldwell is busy
- hstraets of title of the
MAG OFFIN WILL BE j
County Commissioners Fail
to Meet Tuesday to Ap
point New Treasurer.
It is all fixed for Jim Magoffin to be
county treasurer in place of Henry beg
pardon mayor C E.- Kelly, wno re-
sied to assume the robes and role of i
. M f e3cecutiVc All that re- !
"be doneffor the county com- j
nvissioners to have a- specia-1 meeting,
propose thename of- Magoffin .and have j
U ratified bv a vote. Tne ouier cuui- :
ial tetS office have dropped out of
the race, and the going is now good for
the son of the former El Paso mayor.
Adiriaji Pool says it is too hot to run a
race fQr such an off jce as that of county
treasurert especialy when judge Harper
.g tQ be tue next candidate for mayor.
maybe, and the district judgeship win
be but it's not placing fair to betray
political secrets when Adrian told it in
No meeting of the county commis
sioners was held Tuesday, as planned.
sioners was jibiu iumuu.j, . i
i i. iTTinnccihiiiK- nf eettine: a I
minrnm It is nrobable that no meeting
will be held until the second Monday in
September. Which means that the ap
pointment of a county treasurer, to
succeed C. E. Kelly, will not be made
LABOR DAY PROCLAMATION
r5 TSSTTRT) BY THE MAYOR
Monday evening filed a
rf , ,
proclamation with city cierK i-asseii,
declaring September 5, Dabor day. as a
holiday, and relieving all municipal
the city's example.
- Q IXSPECTIOX TOTJR
look over the oil tanks of
f&'g M" t
FORT AVOnTJl TO HAVE
ADlT OF CITY OFFICERS
-rtt.,.-tn ifi?r-. Oriiers t.rnnd jury to
Probe Chnrcrcs of OraZt in me
Fort Worth, Texas. Aug. 23. At a
w0;,ir- f th citv commission today.
? T. J. Powell, commissfoner of the waicr
works department, made a ..ormai oc
mand for a thorough aurii of everv
.i,.-..-,t, rf Hin
j--! !. n-nntc hi5 own and every
.i... i:c-:t ciOi-torted to mOSt search-
;- ;priitinv. in order to disclose any
Tudcre B. BT Buck, of the 4Sth district
court. this morning, charged the special
I -- nnT-tmi t.riav. to nrobe
1 .T-antj -nry convenco umti.t, w h"
j e charges of graft In the conduct of
.,. ff .,top works deDartment. The
tj charges of graft in the conduct of
j charge warns the grand jury not to per-
I ,4. ;4--rnr&-na. with itc ilutv and
J Toit anv interference with i.
'. ..a.,.oii,1c it tn cro to the
i bottom of
j everv allegation. A fdrmer foreman of
one "of the city's water plants has been
arrested on charges of theft by bailee,
BIG LOSS IN TEXAS F1UE.
Terrell. Tex., Aug. 23. The resl-
.i . nf .inhn larnrouirii. at imiu. xu 1
county, burned last night, cau
a loss of 52700. The residence
T, ML Stroud burned here this
No Break Between Them
Over the Hew York Occur
rence Taft Regrets It.
New York. N. Y., Aug. 23. I am very
much pleased with Mr. Taft's state
ment. It makes the situation perfectly j
clear. If Nassau ( county wishes me to j
i T nVin1l Wrt I
go to the state convention, j. ao.i &
I regard the issue as clear cut. As far
i i -.nl 1a o Hjn
as I am concernea meie "
mtelv no compromise."
This declaration whs mauc w.j
Thort "Roosevelt, a few minutes oeiu
he departed on his western speaking
I . ,-ninrr eVinrt- conference with
ll'iir, luuunuib -"--
o,.t.v nhnirman Llovd C. uriscom.
Thic ri.Haration is taken to mean. By
titiciaas. -hax the former
niininq thai the former president
proposed to go to the state convention
to make a fight against the "Old Guard
for a platform, and the candidates he
Roosevelt's Western Trip.
ilr. Roosevelt arrived from New York
to make his start on his big speaking
tour of the countrj-.
From today until September 11, Col.
Roosevelt will be kept constantly on the
move, making speeches, attending re
ceptions and dinners, reviewing parades
Each day from the start to the finish
has been mapped out almost to the min
ute and the colonel will bave few of
his waking hours to himself.
Although he has made it clear thai
he Is not going west to talk partisan
politics, his trip is regarded of political
He is to make 14 speeches, most of
which will deal with public questions
which figure in the party platforms,
and he will declare his belief in regard
On the trip he will hold many con
ferences with political leaders in the
Klaboratft nreDarations are being
made everywhere to receive Roosevelt.
After his speech today at Summit
Park, near Utica, to the farmers at a
picnic, Roosevelt will spend the night
at the countrj' home of his brotherin
latr. rourlas Robinson: then he will
proceed with no stops of lengtn, to
Cheyenne, Wyo., where he is to make
nis second speech to the cowboys on
"Frontier day." . . I
proceed with no stops of length, to
Thirtv-five newsnaner men will ac-
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company 'the co lonehon M P -
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President .Taft and epreident
Roosevelt are again fellow workers in
the same political field.
The threat that they might pull apart
Vi! hfPTi fnrpfended bv a full explana-
I tion on one side and an unreserved ac
ceptance on the other.
The president made it plain in a let
ter given out here by Lloyd C. Griscom,
president, of the New York county com
mittee, how the misunderstanding arose. !
tto &vTiininpfi that he never tooK any
part in a committee cabal to defeat Col.
Lo defeat Col. .
Roosevelt for temporary chairman or,
the coming Republican state convention. ,
On the contrary, he explicitly deplores , which Is prepariug a report for sub
the result of the committee meeting j mlsslon to the next legislature was
which chose vice president Sherman; he 1 ovided with a committee room for its
rebukes the party leaders who have i
TiPrmitted it to so abroad uncontradicted 1 at: ,. . T ,i
1 that the president of the United States
"I. &- "-IT teethe preference:
he Insists that at every opportunity ue - -- - - -adsed
the fuWest conference with Col. , committee number two. so as to 'secure
Tnnvelt 'a quorum for consiacration of tne bui
j.oojeii. . x. i .,.,, i miirnnri claims. The mem-
r ur li'a fd'i u v-ui. a.vv .. w.-j- .-
read president Taffs letter as com
municated to him at uyster .way, sam
"T am verv crlad to see president
Taft's letter and am pleased with it."
"Mr. Taft savs in Dart:
"The suggestion that have ever ex
gestion that have ever ex- i
wish to defeat Mr. Roosevelt
i.;.n,,ci,in nf tiic
. .i rrrt.o-rT- ntnirmnn nf the
LU U1. fc!. 1. -J v. wo t
state convention until I saw in the 1
j newspapers of August 16 that he had
I been selected at the meeting 01 tne
committee. When you called at any
nouse Saturday evening, August 13, you
1 told me tnat Mr. Roosevelt intended to
en to the convention as a delegate and
j you .suggested incidentally his being
made temporary cnairman u. sugow
tion in which I" ecqulesced.
"It did not occur to me that anyone
would oppose it. This was the first
time the subject of the temporary
chairmanship was mentioned to me by
1 anvone. You did not asK me 10 ui.u
ou uiu nut iv '" -" ""'
whatever with respect to it-
discussion of the New York
Jon, I drafted in your pres-
, nr- notion
i Aftpr n full
: ence the followin
telegram and sent it
to M.r. Shermans
; piease say to Ward and TV oodruii
H,!it t luivp hnii a lontr conference v.ith
j tnat x na-vt; uuu si ""& vu...v..v .
Griscom. He confirms my judgment al-
, rPi,fiv expressed to you that the whole j
Griscom. He confirms my judgn
situation in New York may be settled
, ... r, -Tiill pmiff-ronpfi T'itll Mr. Roosevelt
and reasonable concessions with refer-
ence to platform and candidates
to platform and candidates.
j The thing of alii others that ought to
be avoided is a controversy in the con-
' vention.' ,,,,., . .
j "On the afternoon of Monday. August
15, Mr. Sherman telephoned me f rom
New York and for the first time ap-
i .cw jluiiv dim i." -"- i.-i. -t-
j prised me of the fact that there was a
proposal to oppose Mr. Roosevelt for the
temporary chairmanship and that with
Mr. Root's name.
nrfPnt advise that there be prompt and
full personal conference with Mr.
Roosevelt before the committee meeting
with a view to securing harmony and
victory for the party.
"I am "very sorrv indeed to observe
.ninmn: nf unfounded assertions in the
newspapers concerning my attitude In I
respect to the New York situation, iou
know, however, as well as other New
York leaders, that whenever my advice
or assistance in reaching a satisfactory
adjustment of the difficulties arising
have been sought. I have urged the ne
cessity for the fullest conference with
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.- n -rTvrp.s ni !.wh a matter, positively 1 , lt. a o,i fma. ' tiame under
. declined to be drawn into a fight against j J" nc"e committee "will be appointed. ! Troy, he reports,
I .c l,l!iiin arrnin mnprpd mv lumfciuat. . ,.,, ,., t Viirinn.! fires
1 i r iiinni: t cil c.-a r . -w- - .. -- - a i-i-vw -i-irnT-TcwT tinrii in
Young Woman Lying On the Bed Has Hairpins On Her Head Twisted
and Bent, Bulls Uninjured. Hole Is Bored Completely Through
the Bed Four Inches From Her Body and the Bed
Clothing Is Set On Fire By the Lightning Stroke.
Cloudcroft, - M An. 23Durin n severe electric storm Monday night lightning struck the top of . big:
.pruce Z !Te Cbarics Stevens's cottn.e and, part of the electric charRe deflecting went down the stove pipe
iuto the room of Miss Clara Wiegant and straight through the bed on which she was sleeping.
ioL the sxe of a pencil were bored through the blanket and heavy mattress and comforts on top of the bed,
and XZZ-n in the girl's room and ran In and extinguished the huruins :bed clothes with
nor bare hands but was uninjured. When she first saw the bed it seemed to be covered wlth n thin sheet of blue
f,amered:lPgeUr;ns done to the house and nobody wa, hurt, but the shock was felt by all in the surrounding
houses and a shower of chips, twigs and pine cones fell on the roofs. ,, f two metal
A remarkable detail of the young woman's terrifying experience was th e bending and twisting of two metal
hair pins in her hair as the bolt went through. She was l,lng not four InchesUrom the place where the clean hole
was bored through the bed. .
The crash sounded like a bursting bomb.
uEIiilw Uii uii I
Legislature Wants to Know.
Special Sessions Are De
pleting the Treasury.
Tgy BILLS AiMD
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TALK TA.LK, TALK
Austin, Tex., Aug. 23. When the
house met this morning 94 were pres
ent. Munson introduced a bill provid
ing for the payment of taxes -on state
farms in counties where located, and
Johnson, a new spider bill.
Fitzhugh's resolution asking the con
troller and treasurer to submit as early
j as possible a statement of the deficit of
the treasury likely Dy tne itsl uj. j"
o,-,- -,,- ndnnted. The deficit is said
' ,. ,,. ,. tv,.. two summer
LO ue pen ui "s "w -"7
. , .-
l mu .n.. iov and rtminasrp board.
,Robertsou of Tra l.3
hnrs nore added. It was agreed that
the senate nd house committees would
have a joint session on this measure at
3 tnis aftei-noon. A large number of
railroad attorneys will be present to
areue against its adoption.
On suspension 01 mejuieo - ""-
passed the rer diem and contingent
...r.co annronriation bills.
. .ff .1 ..tA(. tha VimiRA
?- tvc nnnrnnrlatlon to dlO.UUU.
LlllO v md " a
McKinney introduced a bill provid
ing a clerk for the pension commission.
Ti Insurance Measure,
The senate bill repealing tht present
fire insurance law was referred, and
the car shed hill was adopted. This
bill passed under suspension of the
rules. The Spider bill then came up,
Johnson arguing for his measure. John
son's bill provides for inspection at
Galveston. Kennedy introduced a reso
lution to amend the house rules to pre
vent moving a previous question until
npi, cirfo ha? been heard. The resolu
' tinn was reterreu 10 mc iuie- -""""
u.e Tne house recessed until two oclock
, tlis af ternoon.
In the senate.
tion was referred to the rules commit
rm.. nnmtnotinn nf T5. W. Baker, ot
i Penola, was confirmed by the senate
this morning- t
When the senate met, zu minute
frp raken ud in reading and granting
ecusps for absence last Saturday.
' ge.eral petitions were read aslcinj
1 . thn ciilr!T- hill On
1 as from chlckasha, Okla., to Terrell
, - -nria
Cofer "introduced a bill of lading bill
: ilar to the one he proposed at the
third called session. fc
1 Appropriation Bill.
j Thj senate received frpm the house
I 1em an. contingent expense
. tbe r d,em and contingent expense
( ropriati0n bills, which passed there
j dav Both have already passed the
I honse The house amended the
contingent expense bill, raising the ap
OUT OF DANGER
New York. N. Y.. Aug. 23. For the
first time since he was shot by James J.
Gallagher nearly two weeks ago the
night watch upon mayor Gaynor was
abandoned by his physicians last night.
The bulletins had previously been given
up and the full measure of the mayor's
recovery was indicated by the doctor'.
statement that they would retire from
the case in a few dav
,i,finTi frnm S10.000 to S15.000. On
,. .j, tt 1-.0. conofo .inxUnori t. 1 aDPears
morion il nuuic, - ..v. v... ....... - . . -
i ne senaif tnc .iuJUu.u,u v.w.. ,
oclock tomorrow mumm. j
FOREST FIRES ARE
GROWS EACH HOUR
Wardner. Idaho, Aug. 23 Four fires are raging within a mile and a half
I of Wardner and the town is In grave danger.
Six hundred men from the Federal, Caledonia and Bunker Hill mines have
been sent out to start a backfire. i
x AVomen and children are prepared to Ieaie, the route to safety being still
Washington D. C, Aug. 23 Foresl
- i !ooj n stntftment to- !
SCr 1LC Ulliuaia """-" 1
day summing up the reports from) agents
in the field concerning the fire situa
tion. Thirty-three fire fighters are
known to be dead in the Lolo and
Couer D'Alene regions and two more
men are reported fatally hurt. These, J
fie-ure? cover onlv tne lives oi m c i
fighe-s and no attemnt Is made to esti-
mate the total loss of life. '
Great Many Dead.
The following message was received
from associated district forester Silcox .
at Missoula: I
"Known dead fire fighters in 1-.010 .
and Couer D'Alene region number 3:., I
with two more perhaps fatally hurt.
Several larce crews are yet unheard
from and are in danger. All of the
towns of St. Regis and Saltez are
burned. The wind is less violent today
nnrf xvp hone to s:et rescue and fire
fighting parties started tomorrow. The
fighting parties started tomorrow ne
town or Troy is now in "- "J pared for burial at the junction of Pine
"The entrtFlf eL nf fhterf were f and BI creeks, south of Wardner, ae
on fire and hundreds of fighters ere cordi reaching here,
forced to abandon their tools and sup I Gorernment ?upervisor igIe says
plies and flee. ( these are t h, d it j
TSSSSbSaSl rone P- .he,- are Idaho rangers.
Fires on the Colvllle tnaian reserve
tion in Oregon are growing worse and
cannot be extinguished without the aid
of rain, according to a telegram from
Fires on the Colvllle Indian reserva- 1
. tne supenmenaem.
Fires in -
A call for troops to fight fires hich
have broken out in Tahoe national for-
j est jn California has been received,
This is the first information of serious
. ., f .Li. Tiftnttt'
i.ire& m tio.i va-
, The expense of the J!faL.depa en
I in" rendering aid in fighting tires is
in ri'iiucjuife am .o.-.c
foQting up into the thousands. It is
-u..l .Vn nnnirracc TVlll he asked
nrnhMe thnt r-nnirrpss will be asked
for a deficiency appropriation to cover
the expense incurred.
Butte Sriioke Clouded.
Butte. Mont.. Aug. 23. Although no
forest fire of consequence rages within
100 miles of Butte, smoke hung heaviij
over this city last night
central Montana are little improved.
The entire state, prairie and forest is
like tinder, and no one can tell where
fires will break next.
Coiitrolinir the Fires.
Missoula, Mont., Aug. 23. The forest j
firr.c which mired alonff the Couer j
D'Alene branch line of the Northern
Pacific in the last few days are sraau-
ally being subdued, according to reports
Pacific in the last few days are gradu
received by railroad oniciai lu
Tiici, winflc which nrevailed yestei -
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day. died own last night and n neacly
?-" ?"r"inf."St: " 2L 'S St ,1 Z
able to make progress against iu
Gould, Mont., 17 miles from Helena,
is entirely surrounded by forest fires
that are hourly Increasing in Intensity.
Willburne, ust over the mountain
f.m nl.l le nlcn thrfn tftTlfifl and the
inhabitants are leaving the place. J he
timber around Lincoln is burning j
Fircx Still Rage. j
Forest supervisor Fenn today report- J
eo to the local forestry bureau from
TTAoskia. Idaho. giving a distressing
picture of conditions In that district.
The fires have now covered an area
moro than 50,000 miles square. High
winds are prevailing today, and there
little chance 01 oniiKms m
control. The town ot
are coming over from
Idaho at the head of Rock creek.
Reports are heard today that incendi
aries attempted to spread new fires at
St. Regis last night.
Many Men M Inning.
Spokane. Wash.. Aug. 23. Three hun
dred fire fighters of a total force of
600 men battling with the flames in
the burning white pine forests of north
ern Idaho, are unaccounted for. today.
Government forest supervisor W. R.
Welgle in an interview at Wallace to
day declared his belief that nearly half
The missing men have been working
where the fires are fiercest along the
headwaters of the Couer D'Alene and
St. Joe rivers.
At least five are dead near Newport,
Wash., as a result of the forest fires.
Several persons have become insane
Mrs. Ernest Reinhardt broke away
from her rescuers after they had borne
her from her burning home and rushed
back into the flames, and is among the
The fire is siill threatening the town
Beer is being used at Wallace, Idaho,
for drinking purposes in place of
water. The water supply ran short
Saturday, when fire attacked the town.
-v special irom wauace says tne sot
A special from nallace says the sol-
v. o-.i. 1 .- i.
diers of the 2oth intantry. negroes, who
diers of the 2oth infantry, negroes, who j
are patrolling Wallace under the direc-
fion of m3.vnr T-Tnnsfn hnv htpn Hi-en
orders to shoot vandals, whose depreda
tions have already become serious.
Thirteen More Dead.
Wallar Triahn A 11c -2 Th 'hnriiM
f Qf dead are beln e
.-i-t a -i- itt -rr n
PR06-RAM FOR THE
vv iIiib.fiJ?X iUJNU2j.K,
The regular Tuesday -evening band
t f Cleveland
J square this evening commencing at :).
j This is the first band concert for two
;veeks as tne concert last week was
postponed because of the death of tne
mayor. The program follows:
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jiarch "The Trumpeters' .
I r ,--, ,-,a "TKn nainr;fnl
Waltzes "Jolly Fellows"
(Repeated by request.)
Grand Fantasia "Lucia di Lam-
mermoor" .... ... . . Donizetti
Mazurka "Woman's Love" Strauss
Overture on songs by Franz Schubert.
Grand selection trom the opera.
"Ballo in Maschera" Verdi
"Star Spangled Banner."
j AGED MAN GROUND Ttj
JJ:.VI'if U?UZili. A UAli.
San Antonio, Tex., Aug. 23. In a col
lision -with a street car. Otto Sehurman.
; lwrlQd from a buggy and
th und a and hi bod llt ,
j eraUy ground to a pu,p here Mrly to.
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I uneim v pour, in me vemuie imu
Schrman , ,he .,. w .
- - , injured. -
KILLER ALLOWED BOND
BY SAN ANTONIO
San Antonio, Tex., Aug. 23. D. B. j
Chapin. the millionaire land owner,
who shot and killed Oscar J. Rountrce
in Dan Breen's saloon here Thursday
night, was today allowed bond .of jSla.
000. John Closner, sheriff, of Hidalgo
county, and W. W. Jones, of Beeville,
are his sureties.
REPUBLICAN CANDIDA TE
OUT $4 FOR EACH VOTE
Franklin, Pa., Aug. 23. Jos. C. Sibley, -who withdrew as candidate for
congress on the Republican ticket In the 2Sth Pennsylvania district, was ar
retted late last night on a warrant charging -conspiracy to debauch -voters.
He was released on his own recocmizance to appear for a hcarinsr Aucr. iS.
His arrest came a few hours after Sibley announced his withdrawal from
the concessional race.
According to his own figures, fi'ed in obedience to a legislative act re
quiring a public statement by candidates of their expense account, he spent
?32,000, which, according to population, averaged $4 a vote.
In the warrant nnder which SiMey was arrested, three other prominent
citizens are nl.ro charged with conspiracy to debauch voters. They are Chas.
GrnndalL D. M. Howard and Geo. M. Dnwi.
Estrada Takes Charge and
Wire3 United States of His
Respect and Regard.
RIOTING- VERY SOON
CHECKED BY TROOPS
Transfer of Capital to Con
trol of the Revolutionists
is Quite Peaceful.
Managua, NIc, Aug. 23. T&e down
fall of the Nicaragua government aft
er defeats to the regular army by the
j Insurgent force of Gen. Estrada, last
week, was marked by no scenes of dis
order in the capital.
President Madrijj left the city Sanday
night, his plans being kept a secret,
aboard a government gunboat and later
took a train for Corlnto.
A number of leaders fled with 3Iadriai,
mostly all former sHpporters of Zelaya,
who could expect no mercy from the
President Madriz left the capital Sun
day night for Corinto accompanied by
his chief advisers.
William Pittman. the Boston engineer,
accused of laying mines, is free at the
American consulate. All the prisoners
in the penitentiary have made their
There was rioting Sunday night, but
it was quickly quelled. The situation
Before departing for Corinto with
Gen. Toledo, Vasquez, Ortiz and Monte
negro, and Dr. Julian Irias, the presi
dency was turned over by Madriz to
Jose Dolores Estrada, a brother of
general Juan Estrada, the leader of
Immediately afterward, Jose Estrada
issued a proclamation saying that he
would give the office to his brother.
and started a peace commission. com-
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. nosed of foreign consuls, for Granada
poeu ui tUiC'&" -
to inform Gen.
Estrada of his inten-
j The commission was compelled to re
turn to Managua, however, as the rail
road tracks had been torn up.
Estrada Cables Knox. f
Bluefields, Nicaragua, Aug. 23. Gen.
Estrada has cabled secretary Knox at
TT,-oe'HiT.i-trr 5in assurance to the Amer-
lean people of his warm regard and
has offered to maKe amenas lor ms
execution of the Americans. Cannon and
Groce and other unfriendly acts towards
rhe United States by president Zelaya
Wire From Estrada.
Washnigton, D. C. Aug- 23. The first
rHont! fnnfirmation of the success of
i Gen. Juan Estrada to the presidency of
Nicaragua came to the state department
todav in the form of a cablegram from,
Sr. Estrada himself. Estrada said the
first official act of the new president
was to assure the American people of
the regard for them by the victorious
partv and Its eagerness, if necessary,
to make restitution for the killing of
Cannon and Groce, ihe two Americans
executed under Zelaya's rule.
Chas. Moore is under arrest charged
with theft under $50. The police have
recovered a pistol alleged to have been
taken by him.
Parfllo Teller and Rafael Fox are
docketed in the police court, charged
with assaulting a woman. Offic"-s
charge that each of them beat his wife.
Ennis Ervin and M. E. Wash will be
tried in police court Tuesday afternoon
on charges of assault.
PRESIDENT OF CEMENT PLANT
RETURNS FROM LOS ANGELES.
Carl Leonardt. president of tha
Southwestern Portland Cement com
,. -,T-t.ti-ol TuorJav on the Goldi
panj. arrive Tuesday on the WW
pany, arrived Tuesday on the Golden
SSl" ?. ?-& U tie Uz
tVnceles. Mr. Leonardt Is the tat rer
of young Carl Leonardt. who was
killed in an automobile accident near
I Los Angelas recently.
NEGRO IS FINED.
P. W. McLun, the negro arrested on
a charge of criminal assault, on com
plaint of the mother of a small negro
girl, was today fined $21 on an assault
charge, but the charge of criminal as
sault was not dismissed.