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Monday, November 21, 1910 9
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Courts Can Se Made Mere
Playthings Under New
Phoenix, Ariz., Nov. 21. "Will the
constitution -when adopted be accept
ed by the peoplpe? Many think not
ed bj the people? Many think not
proviso as that for the recall of judges.
With one exception there is not a
newspaper, Democratic or Bepublican,
in the territory which is not ham
mering the constitutional convention
hard for the passing of such sweep
ing provisions for direct legislation.
"Were this attack .sectional in scope;
-were it confined to one or the other
parties as represemeu uy the Arizona
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picsu, ncic ii -vv. a-" vww .
gregate and jump upon a set or aeie-
crates from a certain county or
of counties, many explanations
might be forthcoming. It is none of
these and, therefore, it is plain that
the Arizona press, to the last ink pot,
has awakened to the Impractical na
ture of the recall in the constitu
tion. Democrats Awaken.
The Democratic press, during the
campaign, cried aloud for these fea
tures, and helped to make votes on
them, but now that the things have
been inserted and the seriousness of it
is apparent, the editors are talking
the other way. They realize that it
Is not what the territory wants or
The Republican papers have all
along declared that statehood would
be lost if these Socialistic "isms" be
came a part of Arizona's organic law,
but the Democratic press is now
aroused as well, after the harm has
When the convention assembled, the
Republican papers declared the Demo-j
crats naa ueiraeu me ycuy. "
thev had no intention of giving the
state the measures of direct legisla-t-irm
nnfl indeed, it looked like this
-time tn-ir' for a lonpr time. Finally.
however, the initiative and referen
dum were made into provisions. Then
the Republican papers screamed pro-1
test, while tne ueraourauv; a.,
with only an exception or two, writhed
At last came the day for the pass
ing of the recall provision. he de
bate on this in the convention was
upon whether this should be extended
to the judiciary and the members in
favor of such extension proved the
The fact acted as a signal to let
loose upon the convention all the viala
of wrath. Even the Arizona Demo
crat protested vehemently that the
constitution was utterly ruined and
that the people would not accept It.
Other Democratic papers fell Into line
until there is now not one that is not
protesting the action of the delegates
and it would be no surprise to see the
constitution defeated if the papers
hae their way.
The Douglas International, Demo
cratic, has this to say: "Arizona wants
a judicial system which shall be su
perior and away above all political
controversies. We want courts that
cannot be subjected to harassment in
the enforcement of the law for and
against every interest, class or indi
vidual." The same paper quotes at length a
townsman to the effect that there is
practically no support of the conven
tion on the recall proposition. It fur
ther editorializes in the story contain
ing an interview with the townsman
in question to this effect:
"The International finds that among
the business men there is little sup
port for the recall in any form, and
Awral destructive Fo
A rr fijarkable photograph of the SCO ton boulders ithlch wore cashed
down on an Italian village by an avalanche. The island of Tschla -was dev
astated on ZVoveraber 1 oy an extraordinary combination of destructive ele
ments. There was a tidal wave, n BCries of hurricanes, and then came a clond
burst and avalanche along- the slopes of Mount Epotneo,, an extinct volcano,
SOO feet high. So tremendous vras the flood of water from the bursting clouds
that It formed an Irresistible torrent whicL In rushing down the mountainside
carried ijtfe it smothering Trae of mul
vrelghed 200 tons. Thess kuge rocks crashed Into the little torvn of Cssa
miccHola, wreakinp terrible havoe and crushing everything thnt lay in their
path. The picture herewith sriven shows" ?. detachment of soldiers breaking up
one of the 200-ton boulders n'hicb. was dislodged from, the mountainside of
practically none for a recall that would
reach the judiciary." -
Not a Conservative Crowd.
The trouble with the International
is the same as -with all the rest of
the press of Arizona; it is making a
serious mistake In thinking that this
Is a business man's convention or that
the ballots of business men electei
the Democratic delegation. Business
ballots are prone to be safe and sano
as a rult, and the safe and sane bal
lots were cast for Republican dele
gates and against the idea of direct
Storekeepers, in cases where the
stores were large concerns; stockmen,
in tile sense of men owning herds;
miners, if by that such gigantic com
panies as the Copper Queen and Clark's
United Verde are meant, voted against
direct legislation. But it was the
miner de facto; the men with the pick;
tne cowboy who rides the range and
some cf the Arizona farmers who se
lected the delegates to the constitu
A leading Republican politician, a
federal officeholder; a man who, next
to the governor, holds the most con
spicuous place in officialdom here,
"The people will beat this constitu
tion at the polls. Every newspaper Jn
the territory is against it."
Work Nearly Over.
Of course, there will be many odds
and ends to pick up and put together,
but the real work, the actual framing
of constitutional provisions, is practi
Railroads, school lands, water rights,
irrigation (the life of agriculture out
here) and corporations and banking
are perplexing problems, but, while
they are most profound and even more
important than profound, they have
been previously deeply studied and the
delegates or a sufficient majority of
them, know what they -want. There- i
f... if i anaa ,- rlnhfitoc: wilT
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Another big thing remains to be
done. The constitution must provide
J for a method and a percentage for
amending the constitution.
"A constitution containing only es
sentials and one easily amended" is
what president Taft urged upon Arl
z6na and New Mexico.
Just what he meant by essentials is
a thing which has caused a diversity
of opinion in Arizona. It also leads
to the overthrow of the Republican
majority in the territory, for the people
insisted that direct legislation is an
essential. President Taft could not be
got to deny this, although the Repub
lican machine leaders in Arizona in
sisted that not only was such action
not essential within the president's pur
view; it was or would be fatal to state
hood. Direct legislation in the most
stringent form is in the constitution as
Because of this condition, it is confi
dently expected that now the conven
tion will proceed to provide for simple
and easy amendment of the constitu
tion it submits to the people. Diffi
cult amendment would cause its rejec
tion, it is believed.
WANTS TO BUY
A TEXAS ISLAND
J. TV. Eubank, county surveyor, left
Sunday night for Sierra Blanca, where he
jomea state lana commissioner zvuui:ou,
with whom he went Monday to 'the
island" in the Eio Grande about 31 milns.
southeast of Sierra Blanca.
The trip is due to the desire of E. L.
DeShazo, of El Paso, to buy the island,
comprising about three and one-half
acres, and tfhe lack of knowledge on Mr.
Hobison's part as to whether the land
belongs to the United States or Mexico.
W. M. Thornton, an Austin. Tex.,
newspaper man, accompanied Mr. Eu
bank to Sierra Blanca and will so Avith
the party to the island. 3L. Thornton
spent Sunday in El Paso with his sister,
Miss Helen Thornton, 90S 2forth Oregon
Sierw?re from th Individual
P:eces to the ha-ndsome silver chests
it -Snyder Jewelry Co.
DEAD BABY IS
FOUHD m SAND
The body of an "unidentified Mexican
babe was found Sunday morninjr buried
in the sand at t&e corner of Hill and
The discovery was made by i num
ber of Mexican children, who were lay
ing, and Krho immediately called assist
anif chief of police Ten Eyck. Coroner
McClintock w?s then calloii. The body
of xjhe child, which had been dead sev
eral days, was taken to a local tinder
and inst boulders, seme of -wbica J
All afternoon and eeninj
reported on time.
Caitlo From Mexico.
Two trains of cattle from the Ter
razas ranch and Colonia Dublan arrived
Monday afternoon over the Mexico
North Western railway The tcains
are made up in all of 56 cars.
Dr. Cnmeron, Dentist, reliable dentis
try, reasonable prices. Guar. Shoe Bldg. I
C. L. BlHIagrton, 705 Magoffin. Tel.
14S9, painting, paper hanging, decorating
You will be better satisfied with
ydur Thanksgiving dinner If you order
your turkey and oysters from Pevton's
Market, 114 N. Stanton St.
Dr. Sckuller, Tientlst, Roberts-Banner.
Allowed to Leave City.
Stamford "Ward, found guilty In po
lice court of malicious mischief and
fined $50, whicn he was unable to pay,
has been released owing to the condi
tion of his health, and on a promise
that he leave the city Ward, who
claims to be related to' a Beaumont,
Texas, banker, was convicted of cut
ting up some clothes belonging to a
Broadway street negress.
Di, J. A. Hedrlck. surgeon and gyne
cologist. Roberts-Banner building.
Everybody will want some nice as
paragus for Thanksgiving day dinner.
We have some of the nicest, fancy,
large, white asparagus in 2 1-2 pound
cans, tne regular 50 cent a' can as
paragus, which we are making a spe
cial of at 30 cents a can.
Jackson's Snnitary Grocery,
Call Bell 115, Auto 1115. teli what
you want, Th:. erald boy will collect
the next day.
Get your turkey live or dressed
at 114 N. Stanton St., Peyton's Market.
Society 'and Business Stationery.
Engraved, embossed printed. All
work done in El Paso.
J. B. Sntton Co-, 32S Texas St.
Dr. Prentiss, practice limited to dis
eases of stomach, intestines and liver
Rio Grande Bank building.
No Elections Held.
That an election was not held at
Sayles'-s ranch on November 8, is the
opinion of county clerk Pitman, who
will write to Toyah, where the election
supplies were sent, asking for tne re
turn of the shipment.
A special shipment of green vege
tables for Thanksgiving. Just as fresh
as the garden can produce.
Green string beans, lb., 12 l-2c.
Green Lima beans, lb., 12 l-2c
Green peas, lb., 12 l-2c
Cucumbers, each, 5c.
Head lettuce, 2 heads, 15c.
Water cress, 2 bunches, 15c.
Spinach, lb., 10c.
Brussels sprouts, lb., 20c.
Cauliflower, lb., 15c.
Red cabbage, lb., 10c
Fancy white celery,. 3 bunches, 25c
Cranberries, quart, 12 l-2c.
Jackson's Sanitary Grocery,
Dr. Crowder, eye, ear, nose and throat
602 KIo Grande Bldg.
Dr. lieslye Hyde, osteopathic physi
cian. 814 Mesa.
Store Closes Thanksgiving
We will close our store at 10 a. m.
Thanksgiving day, and will appreciate
our customers ordering early, so they
will not oe disappointed.
Jackson's Sanitnry Grocery,
Dr. Wnrnock, Dentist, over Postal
Telegraph. Gold crowns, ?5.
Two Fire Alarms.
Fire alarms were responded to Sat
urday afternoon in the 900 block on
Magoffin avenue, where a trash box
was discovered on fire, and at the home
of Dr. J. E. Keltner, 3024 Alameda
avenue, where another box was also
discovered on fire.
Dr. F. S. Cary, Roberts-Banner Bldg.
No Thanksgiving day 'dinner Is com
plete without plum pudding. TVe have
dt in all sizes.
Jackson's Sanitary Grocery,
Dr. 1. C Robinson. Practice limited
to diseases of children and orthopedic
surgery. Office and residence 700 Mesa.
Both phones 1S97.
Straivbcrries for ThanksgU iiig.
"We have made special arrangements
to furnish our customers with, fresh
picked Mex-lcan strawberries for
Thanksgiving day dinner.
Jackson's Sanitary Grocery,
Dr. XV, R. Weefics, chronic diseases.
Hot Clam Bouillon with, salt sprays
Elite Confectionery Co.
Kslnz's mince meat, 20 cents a pound.
Kckson's Sanitary Grocery,
r Ed. Mebus is now county jailer. He
succeeded "W. A. Mitchell Monday
morning Mebus will have Jose Garcia
as assistant day jailer. There are now
59 prisoners confined in the jail, the
number including five Chinese, five
boys and three women.
Hot Chocolate with whipped cream
and cake. Elite Confectionery Co.
Race Horses Coming.
Sixteen cars of race horses for the
Juarez track are expected this after
noon over the E. P. '& S. W.
Two pound palls mince meat,
cents a pail.
Jackson's Sanitary Grocery,
Perhaps some member of your fam
ily has a broken bit of jewelry pit
carefully away to be mended "some
day." Why not have it mended as a
Cnrlctmas surprise? Our jewelry re
jiairor lb an expert in the delicate Art
jf making broken things look like new.
Snyder Jewelry Co.
Cut glasf of beautiful and original
patterns. Snvder Jewelry Co.
. PLAN HORSE SHOW.
The Horse Show asspciatlpn, which
was to have met' Sunday- afternoon,
postponed '-its meeting until Wednes
day evening, when arrangements will
be made to hold a horse show and"
matinee race meeting during Christ
inas weeic .
Brevities yrrp PnfPQTre QiQlPOl
I B I ta 3 y balalaUii I LaW Ul I 13 U U U W III
trains aro 8SF3 8 8 8 EHOlillT T f U B fl
Closing Ceremonies at Santa
Pe -Will Be Impres
sive .and Late.
Santa Fe, X. M., Xov. 21. The repub
lican conference was in session until 2
oclock this morning wramjlin; jvec fur-'
ther concessions to be made to the Demo
crats in order to secure their undivided
support of the fundamental law at the
polls on Jan. 21.
.By a majority of three it was decided
to agree to a -proposition to make the
constitution more , easily amended; in
stead of two-thirds, only a majority
shall be necessary in vthe legislature to
provide for the submission of an amend
ment to the people. Legislators are to
be prdhibited from earning railroad
Today is the last day of the session,
but tnvo articles remain undisposed of,
that on miscellaneous provisions and
that on apportionment; when these are
adopted the constitution will be Vote?
on article 03' article, the roll being
called and recorded on each. After that
there will be a presentation to president
Chas. Spiess and farewell ceremonies, and
it is likely that it will be 2 or 3 oclock
tomorrow morning before the final ad
journment takes place.
Christmas gifts to b'e engraved should
be chosen now, before our engravers
get too busy. Snyder Jewelry Co.
MAN WHO DEFEATED FRANCIS
BECOMES ILL IX FORT WORTH.
Fort Worth, Texas, Nov. 21. James
A. Reed, former mayor of Kansas City,
;and wno defeated David B, Francis
for the nomination by the Democrats
for United States senator from Mis
souri, is sick In bed at Hotel Worth
here. He is attended by two physi
cians and a nurse. Despite his illness,
he discussed the causes of the recent
Democratic victory this nforning and
declared the Democrats will elect the
Reed was to have spoken at the
Trans-Mississippi congress at San An
tonio but will be compeljed to forego
the trip there.
XOOXE RECOVERING FROM
FALL FROM HIGH LADDER
Andrew Noone, the meter service
man of the Electric Railway company,
who fell from the top of a tall ladder
in the company's offices Saturday, is
improving and no serious results are
expected from his high dive. He was
unconscious from the fall and it was
feared that he had received a serious
injury, but at Hotel Dieu Monday
morning he was reported much Im
TT-nn r;PTTT.TiT?"EV Pl.iWRll
The Parent-Teachers' association of ;
the Mesa school will have an open
meeting at the T. "W. C. A. rooms
Tuesday afternoon at 3:30 p. m. The
meeting will be for the' purpose of or
ganizing a 'children's" conservation so
ciety. The association has invited tui
mothers, teachers and others interested
in teachers to attend the meeting.
Pretty pins are acceptable Christ
mas gifts a scarf pin for a man, a
brooch for a woman. Snyder Jewelry
ALLEGED PEDDLERS OF
FAKE STOCKS RAIDED
Xow York, . V.. Nov. 21. Federal
officers this afternoon raided the offices
of Burr Brothers, dealers in stocks and
other securities. The raid was made on
warrants charging the use of the mails
to defraud. Postoff ice officials say xhc
firm has sold to investors at par value
between 40 and 50 millions in stocks of
various- companies, most of which have j
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VAJVDERBIIT RELATIVE WEDS
NEW YORK CHORUS GIRL.
New York, N. Y., Nov. 21. H. Wal
ter Webb, member of many clubs and
closely related to the Vanderbllt fam
ily, a nephew of W. Seward Webb,
has announced his marriage to Miss
Constance Eastman, a chorus girl in
"The Old Town" company. The wed
ding took place secretly several weeks
ago and has just been publicly an
nounced. FIRST CREDITORS MEETING
AT BARSTOW OX TUESDAY.
The first meeting of the bankrupt
firm of White, Sweatt Bros. & Co.
will be held at Barstow, Texas, Tues-
I day. Charles R. Lioomis, Teferee in
bankruptcy for this district, accom
panied by, judge P. F. Edwards, have
gone to Barstow to attend the bear
ing, judge Edwards representing the
Grand Falls firm which recently went
Into voluntary bankruptcy .
Expert watch repairers. Snvder
Jewelry Co., 227 San Antonio, 103 Mesa.
CRIPPEN WILL NOT v-
SEE THANKSGIVING. $
$ London, Eng., Nov. 21 Dr.
$ Crippen's petition for a re-
& prieve was denied todaj', the
4 home secretary announcing $
-& that he de-llred to inte.-feiv $
O with the sentere of the court. &
$ Crlppen will be executed the O
morning of No ember 23.
TWO NEW PREPAYMENT
CARS ARE HERE FOR SERVICE
Two new prepayment cars have ar
rived billed to the El Paso Electric
Railway company and will bo put 'n
to commission this week. The cars
are of the same type as the semi-co-vertable
ones now in service on tho
Boulevard and Arizona lines.
PREPARING TO BUILD THE
OLD FORT BLISS VIADUCT
Several conferences were held Monday
morning by alderman W. S. Clayton with
the railway and. street railway" company
representatives who are interested in
the construction of the viaducts on th
smelter road west of the city.
''All companies concerned have agreed
to assist in -blie work," -Mr. Clayton
stated Monday, "but the proportion of
cost seems to be the stickler."
A meeting will probably be held Mon
day afternoon or Tuesday morning at
which representatives of all companies
will be in attendance.
Will "Tudle" Thornton, an Austin
Texas, Newspaper man, arrived Sunday
morning for a short visit with his sis
ter, Miss Helen Thornton) 08 North
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other Is Shot: Farnilv
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Pecos, Texas, Nov 21. One man dead
and two wounded at Saragosa, a small
town near here, is the result of a
shooting scrape on the Pecos Valley
Southern railway line today.
Paul K. Holmes, of Balhorhea, left
Pecos this morning for Saragosa and,
it seemed, on account of family trou-
ble, this could not be settled, and
Holmes shot and killed Knox Crow,
seriously injured Knox's father and
shot a bystander In the leg.
Sheriff Brown left Pecos in an auto
mobile for Saragosa at 1 oclock.
DEATH OF BRAGAW
A Prominent Southwestern
Cattleman and Miner
Dies at Hotel Dieu.
John H Bragaw, a pioneer of the
southwest, who made a fortune In cat
tle and mines, died at Hotel Dieu Sun-das'-
afternoon at 3:15 as a result of
cerosis of the liver. He was 74 year.,
of age and single.
Mr. Bragaw was born at Lexington,
Oglethorpe 'county, Ga., in 1836, and
later, with his father anL brother
moved to Lafayette, Ala. He served in
uje rirst Aiaoama anu ceventu j.id.-
oama vjomeuerate inrantry as oroer-.y
sergeant during the civil war. After
the war he moved to Vicksburg, Miss.,
and in 1868 moved to San Antonio,
Tex., residing there until 1S72 when
he crossed the plains in a prairie
schooner and located at Georgetown,
now Mimbres, N. M.
During the early days in the south
west he was in many of the indiau
campaigns. He leaves an estate whicn
,s estimated to be worti: in the neigh
borhood of 100,000.
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He is survived by two brothers, Dv. J ,.. ,.. ,u ,.,.. . r-,K
Kxj -d -nr -vt -r ' volver lay on the ground near ny. The
- H. Bragaw and W. N. Bragaw of,,, - , , ,.
Mimbres. N M.; W. N. Bragaw, who
? nnoM .(m, !. ..!, .;...
office 'In Washington, D. C, andju
three nephews in El Pa-o. Capt. John TrA ,Vtttt mf. Tft
N. Harris. Charles S. Harris and V. 1 CirARGED l?! 5 T.
The tuneral will be held at Silver
City, X. II., Tuesday under the au
spices of the Masons, of which he was
a 32nd degree member.
The funeral of Francisco F. Rodri
guez, who fell dead on San 'Antonio
street last Saturcay, was held "Monday
afternoon from the Catholic 'churcn.
The cause of his death was pronounced
pneumonia. The deceased leaves a
wife and four small children, two
brothers and two sisters.
3IRS. EVA NORTON.
Mrs. Eva Norton died Sunday at her
home in Government Hill addition.
Funeral services were held (Monday
and interment made
In , Concordia
Mrs. Norton was 60 years
of age, and had lived many years in
KATHERINE S. BECK.
Katherine S. Beck, two months old
daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Z. T. Beck,
died Sunday at the residence, 1721
Missouri street. Funeral services were
held Monday morning and interment
made in Concordia cemetery.
BODY SENT TO MICHIGAN.
"While on his way to attend the fu
neral of his fatherinlaw at Lapeer,
Mich., J. Herbert Cole, an assistant at
torney general, l'eJxIved word Thurs
day at Kansas City of the death of his
wife In El Paso. Returning Friday
afternoon Mr. Cole arranged for tho
shipment of his wife's body, and has
departed again for Lapeer. Mr. Cole
was with his invalid wife until the
death of her father.
J. W. WILSON.
J. W. Wilson, 46 years of age, died
Saturday at 819 Hutton street Ac-
j companied by the widow, the body has
been shipped to Arkadelphia, Ark.
Clare Storm. 60 years of age, died
Sunday in an El Paso sanatorium. He
came here from Kansas City n search
of health. Funeral services were held
Monday, Rev. C. L. Overstreet officiat
ing. Interment was made in Evergreen
PIWERAL OF RODRIGUEZ
Funeral services fo Antonio Rodi- j
guez, the Mexican &cret agent who
died suddenly on the steet in El Paso,
were held Sunday at ttic Sacred Heart
ARIZONA WANTS EXPRESS
' RATES TO BE CUT I
Washington, D. C, Nov. 21 With a
view of putting all parts of Arizona on
an equal footing as to express rates
and stimulate more business, the Ari
zona railway commission today filed J
with the interstate commerce commis
sion a complaint against the Wells
Fargo Express company.
The complaint alleges that rates as ; L
to a numoer oi spcciueu iuv.-hs u.i un
just and higher than the rates estab
lished by the interstate commission in
July, 1910, as a maximum between
Phoenix, Tempe, Mesa and other Ari
CHANCES GOOD FOR EL PASO
MAN TO GET FORTUNE
J. B. McConico, information clerk
at the union station, who claims to
be heir of the sir Francis Drake es
tate, hears through his mother at
Nashville, Tenn., that the successful
completion of the litigation is expect
ed soon. The estate is said to be val
ued at ?3,500,000, and if gained by tho
Tennessee familj will be devided be
tween four persons.
MAN SEVERELY BURNED IN
TRYING TO SAVE HIS HOME
Athens, Texas, Nov. 21. The home of
John L. Gilbert, seven miles east of
here, was destroyed by fire this- morn
ing and Gilbert suffered serious burns
in an effort to save his household ef
fects and furniture. The home was
just completed. The loss is 5000.
MOTORCYCLE SETS GIRL
RIDER'S DRESS ON FIRE
Dallas, Texas, Nov. 21. ida Gertis, j
aged 17, was seriously burnt d late yo
terday while riding in front of a motor
cycle driven by Elliott Lindert. The
gasoline tank caused a flame Which
set the girl's dress afire. Perry Baird
snatched her from the machine She
is in a critical condition.
-FROM AUTO CRASH
Cars of Dr. Collins and F. G.
Alderete Collide, One
Dr. Ira TV. Collins and Miss Sybil
Anderson were coming to town on the
county road Sunday afternoon in Dr.
Cojlins's limousine, wnen the rear
rwneei oi r. Cx. Aluerctes car coming
j in the same direction, struck the front
!7heel , ?,f theIt;fDS machine and
turned it completely over.
j Both Dr. Collins and Miss Anderson
i crawled out of the wreck smiling and
were brought to town in the Alderete
machine. Neither of them was even
bruised, as the heavy top of their car
prevented their striking the ground.
I The front wheel of the Collins car
' which was struck by the heavy wheel
of the Alderete machine, was torn off
and the machinery was bent and
twisted. The car was later brought
The accident happened about 5:30.
RECEIVER OF WATER
COMPANY TO QUIT
John M. Wyatt, as receiver of the In-
temational Water company which has
been sold to the citv, will be relieved
Tuesday afternoon, according to present
plans, thti placing the city in absolute
control of the plant.
BRIDE COMES FROM EAST,
GROOM FROM MEXICO, WED HERE.
Langford Taylor Aide a mining SULLIVAN RESIGNS
engineer employed in Mexico, and Miss WSSjU. v .clai w-
Louise H. Comstock. of Providence, R. O (0 Willi ORIENT
I., were married Saturday afternoon j
by Rev. R. T. Hanks, at the Calvary i Santa Fe, X. M., Nov. 21. Territorial
.Baptist church. Accompanied by ner I engineer Vernon 1. Sullivan resigned to
parents, Mr. and Mrs. R. B. Comstock, day to take a position as irrigating en
and her sister. Mlsrs Mars-ftrift S. Com- I mnoo- fm- the !v9iiia fStv. iFe?rico &.
I stock. Miss Comstock came to El Paso
j ano met Jir. Aioen. isriae and groom
immediately departed into Mexico, and
the bride's family proceeded to Call-
fornia. Mr. Alden is from Troy, N. Y.
FIND MEXICAN AVITH HOLE
IN HEAD AND PISTOL NEAR
San Angelo, Texas, Nov. .21. Hernan
do Martinez, a Mexican, aged about 33
was found dead with a nullet hole !'i
his head at Eldorado, 50 miles south of
here this morning, and the authorities
are unable to determine whether it
is a case of suicide or murler. A re
Meslcan was formerl yploye-I In San
Angelo. An investigation u, m pio-
KILL HIS SON AND TWO MEN
TnplreftTirillo Turnc "rw 91 T I
Bostwick was jailed here toW," charg-
ed -ritb r-wul- o kill bis youn? ?onl
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neaa ana oy nringai. v.iii tiinespie
and Hugh Cosen, who orly ?aved their
lives by jumping behind tres.
RESERVATION NOTICE SERVED.
Xotices have been sent to t&e property
owners, agents and occupants of the
reservation nouses, noxuyinjr tnem oi
the illegal nature of the business being
conducted in the district. "Xo replies
have yet been received by attorney J.
AL Xealon, who represents the protest
ing property owners. It is understood
that a number of the people affected,
have consulted attorneys repirdinr the
course to be taken bv them.
Mrs. Saran Ardoin, who fell "and
broke her leg several weeks ago, is
improving rapidly. Her daughters,
Mrs. E. O. Lochausen, of Haymond,
Texas. Mrs. J.
L. Barlow. of TMsr
Springs, and Mrs. William Staffer, of
Los Angeles, have been here to attend
Tony A. Ferlet, of Anthony, left Sat
urday night for San Antonio to boost
the valley where he lives before the
Trans-Mississippi Commercial congress.
Mr. Ferlet Is an old-time San Antonian
and has many friends down there.
Christmas money for El Paso
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Priniera Calle Vergara No.
A. A. ESCONTRIAS, City Pass. Agent,
TO ATTEND TRIAL
Murder Case Is Continued
on Account of Defend
ant's Serious Illness.
"Continued for the term ow'ng to
the pnysical inability of the defendant
to appear," was the entry made Mon-
t day morning in the 34th district court
in the case of J. F. .alitchlm, editor of
the defunct El Paso News, who killed
Monroe Harrell, fomerly employed by
the News. Mitchim is said to be in a
serious condition at Providence hospi
tal, where he underwent an operation
When the case was called for hear
ing at the September term of court,
it was continued on the request of
district attorney Howe, who alleged
t.iat Mitchim was physically unable to
go to trial. Harrell was shot on Feb
ruary 20, 1S08, and died while on the
way to the hospital.
The cases of William Gordon and
Fred Stewart, charged with burglary
were ca-ied in the 34th district court
Monday afternoon. C. L. Caspary.
1007 Montana street, is the prosecuting
witness. He alleges he lost a con
siderable stock of clothes.
Tuesday morning the case of John
Pniow, charged with burglary, will
be heard. Gregorio Gutierrez, charged,
with burglary w..l be given a hearing
m tne 34th district court Tuesday aft
.ernoon and Wednesday morning Al
berto Lugo, charged with theft from
the person, will be allowed to explain.
j Orient Railway at $4000 a year. He will
j likelv ie succeeded dv assistant terri-'
J torial ennneer Uhas. 1). Miller, formerly
0f JLaa Cruces
For El Paso and vicinity Tonighi
fair and warmer; Tuesday fair.
For New Mexico Tonight fair;
Tuesday fair, warmer east portion.
For West Texas Tonight fair.
warmer; Tuesday partly ciouay
Local Office U. S. Weather BHream.
E! Paso, Texas, Nov. 21. El Paso,
6 a. m 6 p. m.
Barometer (sea level) 30.15 30.10
Dew point --
Itelativ .ehumiditv ....... a4
i . St,j
Direction of wind NW.
Velocity of wind 6
State of weather Clear
I Rainfall last 24 hours . 0
Highest temp, last 24 hours 63
Lowest temp, last 12 hours 34
-0 REHEARING FOR M VN
CHARGED -WITH WIFE MURDER
Guthrie, Okla., Nov. 21. The criminal
court of appeals today refused a re
hearing in the case of John Hopkins,
of Kingston, Mo., twice sentenced to
death for the murder of his wife at
Lawton. It was charged that he split
t her head with a mallet, then poured
! carbolic acid through the wound.
SURPRISE FRIENDS HERE
BY MARRYING IN SAN ANTONIO.
Ktrrnrisine- their friends. Miss Doro-
! thv "R Denan and Jimmie Barker were
! married recently in San Antonio. Miss
uenan lett iui 3u .-miuiu t-nw r.ct.-
atro and was ioined there by Mr. Bar
ker and they were married in the St.
Joseph church, where Mr. Barker at
tended when a boy. They returned
Monday morning and will go to house
FOR PRECINCT TWELVE
Washington, D. a, Nov. 21. The pop
ulation of precinct 12 in El Paso county
! j Is 1226. The twelfth census gave it
300 and the eleventh census 273.
The population of the state of Kan
sas is, 690,949, an increase of 220,154,
or 15 percent over 1900.
CLOSE CALL IN AUTO.
John L. Buquor and Miss. Kellie Lud
wig had a narrow escape unday after
noon, when a nut came off' of an auto
mobile wheel while spinning along tho
county road. Mr. Buquor found a tront
wheel just ready to leave the machine.
WANTS BRUMBY'S JOB.
Austin. Texas. Nov. l. Dr. u.
Fisher, of Dallas, is here today to ob
tain appointment as state health offi
cer to succeed Dr. Brumby. Dr. Fisher
is going to San Antonio, where he will
confer with governor-elect Colquitt.
Mrs. R. S. Clay left Saturday for
Long Beach, Cal. to visit her mother.
Fred Hewitt left for Austin 3aturday
evening to attend the state ceremo
nial of the Texas shrines.
W. H. Brophy, vice president of the
bank ot Douglas, is here on bxnklag
Regulate the bowels when they fall to
move properly. Herblne is an admir
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and stomach and restores a fine feeling;
of strength and buoyancy. Price 50c
Sold by Scott White & Co., 204 Mills, and
-information, special rates and liter-
W. F. PATON, Asst. Gen. Pass. Agt.
209, Mexico City, Mexico.
Postal Cable Bldg., El Pasc, Texas