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•VOL. VIII. NO. 275.
TWO OUTRAGES MUST BE STOPPED
(Ily United PrCU Leased Wire.)
PfiKIN, Nov. 6.—Evidence of a
desire to lay on Yuan Shi Kal suf
ficient responsibility for the revolt
to enable them to take his head
developed here today in the na
tional senate. An inquiry was be
gun into a charge that Yuan was
responsible for the massacre by
Imperial troops at Hankow. It
In believed that if it is found his
orders caused the sluughter Yuan
will lie brought back to Pekln and
Will Get a
Wi'llie Hall, the little orphan
boy, who made his appeal for a
home through The Times last Sat
urday, has already rosponses from
a number of kind hearted people,
■who want to Rive him a home.
Offers have come from people
In various financial circumstances,
old and young, residents in and
out of town. A thorough investi
gation will be made and Willies
desires considered before a decis
ion is made.
"I have great confidence in
"Yes, I had a good 10-cent cigar
exposed in my vest pocket the
other day and he didn't reach ovor
and take It." —Detroit Free Pross.
THEY ALL i ALL FOR IT.
WOMAN IX CASH OK
MRS. LOUISE VERMILYA.
This is the Chicago woman who
figures in the death or Arthur
Bissonette, a Chicago policeman.
It is suspected that he was pois
oned and the deaths of others are
WILL BE IN
PORTLAND, Ore., Nov. 5.—
f oderal Investigation and prose
cution of an alleged combine of
wholesale plumbers on the coast
and manufacturers in the oast,
will not bo taken up in Portldi.a,
according to U. S. District. Attoi-
B«" McCutirt today.
Th coast organization has Ks
headquarters in San Francisco
and the investigation will ct liter
there, says McCourt.
The Tacoma Times
Nothing wmi done on the
IVrkiins bridge deal this
morning. The city attorney
will prepare the legislation
to narrow the street, for
Perkins and Seymour,
Woods ami Weeks have
pledged faith that they will
go through with the deal. It
will likely come up Wednes
When HiR HusineHs falls out, the
people have a chance to come into
Th<>ro is just one thing for the
people in the big fight that has
started between Everett Griggs
and Sam Perkins. Each may help
to balk the other and the people
will win both ways.
Otherwise they might just as
well go up to the Union club and
settle It at draw poker, or with
brickbats in the alley behind.
Grlggs says that Perkins" bluff-
Ing Seymour and two commission
ers Into making a funnel-shaped
opening to the 11th street bridge
in order to help himself is an out
The major is right.
Seymour and the two commis
sioners will certainly hear from I
the people on that.
And Perkins hollers that the
Grlggu company must not put
knotty staves into the city pipe
And Perkins is right.
That pipe I>'l(> is 100 importniit
to In- trifled with. If staves with
knots in them arc no «<><"!, Til
coma doesn't want them. If they
are, though selling for less ill the
open market, Taconiu must no get
the benefit of it.
So go to it, Major. Oo to it, S;mi.
The people have made a pretty
shrewd guess as to your motive?,
but if you both can each can skin
(IJy I'nifrd IVpkh housed AVirp.)
NICK, France, Xov. B.—Advices
from Rome today indicate that
Italy would be glad to drop Tri
poli if she colld leave there with
her honor unscathed. It is fear
ed by many here that if the real
fatts concerning Tripoli became
Known to Italy that, not only
the cabinet but the throne itself
would be endangered.
Just what Is actually occurring
ing Tripoli is not known. But
latest accounts from there state
that a fierce artillery engagement
is in progress Inside the city, that
the Turks and Arabs have sur
ioundf>d the Italians on ev\»vy side
and are butchering them in re
venge for the massacres charged
to the Italian troops when tney
Snow Falls in
(United Press Leased Wire.)
SPOKANK, Nov. o.—The
first snow of the season to
day covers the highlands of
Stevens county ill Xorthriist
ern Washington. In the
southern counties a heavy
rain lias greatly benefited the
fall sown grain
Boys Make a
Detectives Geary and Milone
Saturday night routed out a clever
combine of young boys who have
been making a practice of stealing
bicycles and then altering them so
that they could not be Identified.
The boys would sell the wheels
to different merchants and divide
the proceeds. They had a shop in
the basement of one boy's home on
Bast B street. The cases were
brought before Probation Officer
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TACOMA, WASHINGTON, MOMUY, NOVKMHKK (>, liU 1.
PRESIDENT OF MEXICO
(Uy United Press Leased Wire.) '
MEXICO CITY, Nov. — I.aV
lsh pomp and gaudy display ve
neered the internal ili- '."ins of
a torn and disrupted country^ to
day when Francisco I Madero was
Inaugurated president of -Mexico
with glint of amis and bl^re of
trumpets. Thousands lined the
streets to watch Hie presidential'
No president of any country the
size of Mexico has ever ascended
to the seat of power in the face
of greater opposition. With the
alleged conspirators la three.dif
ferent plots against his person In
prison; with General Bernardo
Reyes, lender of an unsuccessful
attempt to unseat him,* exiled to
ban Antonio, awaiting a propitious
moment to let loose the dogs of
civil war afresh; with Guatemala
threatening war, and with Che na
tion.'il treasury bankrupt, Madero
drove smiling through the gaily
decorated streets, surrounded t>y
thousands of troops, beneath tri
umphal arches to tho chamber of
deputies, where tho lnaiiginni
ceremony took place at noon.
Seated in the carriage with the
president were his brother, nus
tavo Madero, and several mem
bers of his cabinet.
The Inaugural address wgas de
livered to 20,000 people who pack
ed the square in front or the
chamber and wildly cheered Ma
dero's promises of peace and quiet
i for three months at least. .
Slowly the <lik>f of the lower
bodM of copgrMt pronounced tiie
oath, and, in a voice marccly
above a whliper Madero raplled:
"Thus may you do," cnme the
reply from the head of the doptt
titta, "and the nation will rekalld
you ; but if you fall, she will auk
of you an accounting."
St. Leo's to Hold Fair.
St. Leo's church Is arranging to
hold a large fair at the armory
November 1 :i to 19 to raise |65»«
000 to erect a big parochial school
The new school Imilding is to
be erected adjoining the church
at Thirteenth and Yakima and
will lie complete in all Its equip
How I Earned My
Being One of a Series of Little Histories of How Different Successful
Tacoma Men Got Their Start in Life.
» DR. BAIiABANOFF KAHXEI)
» A DOIiIiAK KVERX 3
There's a stirring story of hard
ships overcome in the life ol Dr.
0, P. Baladanoff, a native of I'.ul
garla, and how he earned hta first
"I can remember my first dol
lar very well," he said. "In our
country every hoy is taught ;i
trade. When I was past 6 years
of age I went to work as an apt
prentice in a tailor shop.
"For the first year ami a half
I didn't receive anything, but for
CiI'AHD XO lIANKOWI
REAR ADMIRAL MUROOCK.
I Rear Admiral Joseph 3. Mur
dock Is on the job to protect
American interests in China. On
his arrival at Shanghai he ordered
KoO American marines to Hankow
to help in the protection ol for
YVEATH BR FORECAST.
Occasional rain tonight and
I'pper row—.Manuel Ijouilmrdo, minister of public instruction;
Krncslo Miulcro, ininisti'i' of finance; I'ino Nunro/., vice president.
Senior row—Kat'iiel llci'iiiindc/, minister of development; Presi
dent Mnilcro; Manuel llonillii, minister of public works.
Lower row—Manuel <'alero, minister of lonian relations; Man
uel Tn|>lr, minister of justice; (ion. .lose Sulas, minister of war and
rhc n<\( ,v«':u's service I received
*» i. S J remember well ilmt first
dollar. .My mother, who was a
widow, Mailed us I counted it out
to "her," and M my reward 1 got
Koine new clothes/
The next year the doctor made
$8, which he need to put him
through six months of school.
Then he went to work for his
rohtn and board and continued
school fur two years more; then
met some missionaries, who told
gjo- young Balabanoff worked
his way across the water and
landed in New York city la 1876
without friends or money.
"I was the second Bulgarian to
snter- America," he continued,
"so 'if, was pretty hard, not know
Father Who Killed Babe
Will Plead Insanity
(By Vnltod Press IiMHWd Wire.)
SANTA TIAKBARA, Cal., Nov. 6.—"Da may hanga me
for da murder of my leetla Dominkk, but da boy, I betcha
heem understauda just how his dadda feel about dis tlieeng."
This Is the continual wail today of John Reoh, Italian
gardener, as he sits in his cell, awaiting trial for the alleged
murder of his two-days-old son. His wife, who is charged
with giving consent to the murder, sits on her cot in an ad
joining cell and maintains that the high cost of living has
unbalanced her husband's mind.
Insanity, it was learned today, will be the plea of the de
fense when the case comes to trial.
(By I'iilUml Press J>n»e<l Wire.)
SEATTLE, Nov. 6.—\Miile at
tempting to cross a narro.v pats
age iv Eagle Harbor at 7 o'clock
this morning, the Hritlsh freighter
inllcrag went on a shoal ne.r
fort Blakely with a heavy tt :go
ing the language. I got a job
as upholsterer in a New York fur
niture store at 10 cents a day,"
and the doctor smiled. "1 knocked
about, ate at the Bowery soup
houso, until at last I fortunately
met tho only other Bulgarian in
this country. He helped me get a
plftM at Clinton, N. V., whore I
worked for my living and went to
The doctor graduated from
Hamilton college and the Univer
sity medical college at New York
city. After two years in Vienna
he came to Tacoma to live, 21
Tomorrow Congressman War
burton will tell about his first
of lumber. She grounded ,n a
dense fog and all effort 3to get
back Into dep water fallej.
Tho lilllcrag had Just conpii'.
rd her cargo of Him her ai i't.rt
Hiakely. She was foimui,- me
'. ' .;iiiiuckburu.
I HOME EDITION
'■ Two hundred thousand people will have pneu- I
ini'iiln this winter—will you lie one of them? I
lintil how to MV« join-self on jingo' 8 of the I
I'lnn « tods/. jj
(Hy VMM Plots I-onNod Wire.)
VANCOUVKH, H. <•.. Nov. —
According (it 11 cable to n locul
( liiih--i- dully |>nprr, tli<* i <-ii. is
cnpliirt-)] I", kin yrHt«rdny nftor
Iwt'lvo In Mils IIkIiIIIIK.
IHANUHAI, Nov. C.—Peruian
ance ami stability for the new
Chinese provisional govurmntiit
piopoHed by II Yuan ll«iik. re
cently proclaimed president of fro
i Han republic, aro Indicated today
with the announcement that V\u
V .»? Fang, former nilrlstor to me
United States, has accepted the
post of foreign secretary under
Ask U. S. To
WASHINGTON, I>. C, Nov. «.—The United States cruiser Ches
ter left Malta today for Tripoli. w here, It* commander will inwMl-
Kate (lie dHt|N of Imrluirouv tie atnieiit of the Turku, made ii^ahivt
Italy. Th« state departiiient is re lirenl, hut it is believed that the
dispatching of the cruller In a direct result of the appeal made by
Turkey to the United Stale*.
(By United Tress Incased Wire.)
WASHINGTON, 1). C, Nov. ().
— Tho Question of the United
States intervening In the Turko-
Kallan war to prevent barbarities
in Tripoli has been put U|i to
President Tuft, following lui
key's appeal for aid. Although
(Ily rnlted Press littmei Wire.)
PASAUICNA, Nov. 6.—Aviator
C. P. Rodgers arose late this
morning and shortly before noon
journeyed to Tournament park,
where his biplane is quartered, to
test several parts of the machine
that were weakened during his
flight yesterday. It was an
nounced that no decision regard
ing tho beach town at which the
transcontinental journey will be
officially completed has been
It was a small boy on the top
of tho bleachers at Tournament
park who first sighted the speck
soaring toward Pasadena in the
clouds to the east. A yell from
the lad and the thousands of spec
To Hell With the Law
A Pacific ave
er was talking
with a crowd in
sioner was one.
"I tell you,
Pettit, If ycu
keep on you will
put us out of
business. I was
here in '9 3 when times were
hard, but there never has been a
time when It was as tough on the
saloons as it is right now," said
the wet goods man.
"Do you blame me for all
"Yes, you are to blame for it
"Well, how about Seattle,
30 CENTS A MONTH.
the new regime.
Detail* of tlio poaco terms pio*
posed by 1,1 Yuan Ileug ■i.n«
reached here. The four mo.it lm«
ii'irtant articles are: 1
First —The deposition of, the
emperor and his degiadatlou to
tho rank of a commoner.
Second—That the goveruuionl
or tho country bo republican .a
in in and Hint it be known an tba
i<>l üblio of Kan. i .
Third—That a premier be o'c l
ed from within the ranks of tUe
involution ' , .
K'ourlh—Thai a president >J thai
republic be chosca by public elec
Tin key's appeal took the form of
■ luacllcai demand In the name, of
liii.niinlty to stop the atrocities. It
Is believed that the United Status
will be slow to act.
Tho state department hesltuteg
to Interfere In tint European .situa
tion until the powers directly In
terested hcc fit. to tako action.
tators waiting to greet Rodgers
broke forth In a great volume of
cheers that continued until the
speck grew out of the distance and
finally, mounting high overhead
for a time, swooped down to earth
— -the world's greatest aerial
achievement completed, the conti
I MK'M (.11 WITH HIM.
"Avd what are the Russians go
ing to do with the fellow who as
sassinated Stolypin "
"Absolutely nothing. He was
hanged and burled a month ago."
Portland and the rest of the
towns where the saloons are
"It is all the
same; the move
ment Is all over
would you have
it?" asked Pot
"Why I'd have
a red-light dis
trict and an open
against the law," said Pettit.
"To hell with the law," said the
"Well ,you can't do anything
with me unless you get me next
Japrtog," said Pettit.