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KILLED IN "BLACK II AND" PLOT. CHEVEOIST IS BUICK CAR, WINNER OP TH1 CCXE TJtOrHT. ) 5 Police Description of Chines Wanted for the Killing f Elsie Slgel, the New York Missionary, and Chum Who Told the Story. 1.00KIKJ. - Low eu iaced raw TOE TOP uOViK. LEON "LAME BOU" r.ASTMAN. TIOHT FOB THE PENNANTS. Standing of Clulta la ihm Irlaclpnl ' Bm Ilutl Lcavues. RATIONAL LEAUt'K. w. Pittsburg .43 Chicago ...37 New York. 31 Cincinnati .31 L. 14 rhlladel'a 21 St. Louis 22 Ilrooklyn 29 U.-stou .. w. .20 ..24 ..20 ..15 L. 30 34 36 41 AMEBIC AN LILiGUK. w. .42 .33 .33 .31 I. 20 New York 25 Chicago ... 25 Wash'gton 28 St. Louis . w. .27 .28 .20 .21 L. Detroit .. Boston ... Phlladel'a Cleveland 30 81 37 39 AMERICAN ASSOCIATION, W. Mllw'kee ..37 Mlnn'pulis .37 lnd'p'lls ..38 Louisville .35 w. ..35 .31 ..29 ..29 I- 32 32 33 34 Columbus Kan. City St. Paul . Toledo .. 3.1 34 32 38 , CALLS TWO CENT FAEE ILLEGAL. Declare Statute I'neountltotlonal and Knjulna Aiut enforcement. The 2-cent fare law passed by the Pennsylvania legislature In 1907 re ceived another blow Friday when Judge Willson In Common Pleas court la Philadelphia declared the law un constitutional. The decision was in the case of the Philadelphia and Head ing Railway Company to restrain the county of Philadelphia from enforcing the law. The local courts rendered a similar decision about a year ago in a suit brought by the Pennsylvania Rail road against the county. Judge Will- eon holds that the law is contrary to the constitution of the United States and the county la perpetually enjoin ed from enforcing the act against the Reading company. Candidate Slain br Machine. John Moore, superintendent of the machine shop, of the Carnegie Steel Company, at Dellalre, Ohio, had his head amputated and ground to a pulp in k machine. He was a member of the city council and a candidate for mayor. Killed and llnrt In I'anlo. Dispatches tell of an explosion and disastrous fire In a moving picture hall la Delaguer, Spain,' la which at least twelve persons perished and fifty wre 1 gteto tom , S3 i s feJ i a-.;..V:.'J Jjjjoxed. HE.T6HT.. 5 17. IK T. 4-HIGH CHRZK. 1 25 Touicnrt 2LOTU YAPiUOjO CJOLTJ HL7XT1KJ HAY HAVE. HONOtf JWM" OX it. "w.lx.: " Or LEFT HAtfD., LONE BANDIT GETS BANK CASH. Daylight, Raid in Fort Worth NeU $8,100 Plundor. A lone highway mnn, well dresnod find appearing like a man of affalra, robbed the Waggoner Itank and Trust Company In Forf. Worth, Tex., ot $8,- 100 in currency Tuesday afternoon. The bank is in the central part of Fort Worth's business district Th9 robber escaped. The robbery was the most daring in Texas in soruo years. Cashier Walter B. King waa Alone in the bank, bal ancing the business of the day, when a well-dreaHcd utranpor walked in. As the man approached the window of the cashier's desk King looked into the muzzle of a revolver. Next came the demand for the money In eight "Make fi move or noise of any kind and I'll kill you." was the greeting King re members. The cashier handed over the money, and, ttuflinj5 tho roll of bills into his pocket, the man backed out of the door nnder cover of his pistol. As King ran to a telephone he saw the robber walking down tho street and mingling with the crowds with an air of uncon cern. , The police reached the scene five minutes later, but the stranger had disappeared. fp Army- Upon tho threat of the Single Tax League to hold as formerly a public meeting in the Philadelphia City Hall plaza, the Department of Tubllc Safe ty hastily revised its previous order against such meetings. The meeting of the Single Taxera was not Inter fered with, for fear of having tho or der construed by the courts. Prior to his sailing for Europe Fres ident Gompers gave to the press t formal Interview or message to the American public on behalf of organ ized labor. He said he would carry with him the Ideal of a world wide movement on the part of the work ers to get their rights. The cause for which he stood, he said, demanded a reconstruction upon the foundation of common humanity, common justice and common liberty of our Institu tions. The time was past when "Van Cleave can Intimidate unionism." They would demand a solid "square deal," and would get It by force of organization and by international fra ternity." " Gov. Johnscil, of Minnesota, has en gaged to deliver forty lectures In va rious Eastern cities at $200 each. Former Representative Tom Mar shall, of North Dakota, is expected to announce his candidacy for P. J. Mc Cumber'a place la the United States Senate shortly. Mall carriers In cities who rode on street cars at reduced rates, and po licemen and firemen who rode free before the pasasge of Minnesota's Iron-clad anti-pass law, are planning the defeat ot a number ot State Sen ators. $S p0j r insnsTirs oust tostes. txpeUcd fror.i CLicio C.inftrene Account of IlsretlcU View. Trofsrtor George Herman FoRter oi Monday was rui'll'-d tro;n fhe ChlCJV go Hapt!nt Minlitrrn' Contorcnce be cau of thi alK";"d erMlral beliefs evprrmcd In hi rn-ent btmk on "Tha Function of Iicligion." Aftpr a Ion? and hrntrd dnbate. in which the cler gyman Indulged In bitter pprsonalltlaa, the orqaiil'.-atlon at Ita weekly meeting decided by a vote of 40 tolO to drop the University of Chicago professor from Its momtHT.xlilp. The action does not nff'-ct Prnf(or roster's standing as a r.aptlst minister, but simply ad vecates disapproval of him and takes from hiii' the ri;it of fellowship la the conference. The resolution finally passed wns stripped of all unnecessary verbl.uje, and In puch form was ablu to command ths support of a number who disliked the sort of tactics pur sued by the foes of Professor Foster. As Introduced by Rev. Johnston My ers, leader of the antt-Fostor forces, the original resolution rcitod tho var ious accusations against Professor Fos ter and declared lib retention in the association Injurious to the denomina tion, it nlo called nuon the trustees At the University of Chicago to dismiss Prof-s.-or Foster from the faculty of the Inst ltd! Ion. With tho consent of Mr. Myers tho resolution was amended snd siniIlflcd until Its final form, as pas.se was as follows: "Resolved, That the Paptlst Ministers' Conference of Clilca'TO drop Professor Caorgo Uur man Foster from its membership." LONE BANDIT GETS LANK CASH Daylight Eald in Fort "Worth Nets $3,100 Plunder. A lone highwayman, well dressed and appearing like a man of affairs, robbed the Waggoner Panic and Trust Company in Fort Worth, Tex., of S, 100 In currency Tuesday afternoon. Tho bank l. In the central part of Fort Worth's business district Tha robber escaped. ,Tho robbery was the most daring la Texas In some years. Cashier Walter K. King was alone in the bank, bal AncinK tho biiHlnes ot the day, when a well dressed stranger walked in. A1? the nan approached the window of the cashier's desk King looked Into tho muzlo of a revolver. Next came tho demand ior the money in sight "Make a move or noise of any- kind and I'll kill you," was the greeting Klug re members. The cashier handed over the mony, and, Ktufl'mg the roll of bill3 into his pocket, the man backed out of the door under cover of his pistol. As King ran to a telephone he saw the robber walking down the street and mingling with tho crowds with an air of uncon cern. The police reached tho Bcene five minutes later, but the strant;er had disappeared. JURY CONVICTS A. P. IIEINZE. Brother of Copper King Found Guilty of Impeding Justice. Arthur P. Hcdnzo wr.s found grullty In New York of impeding Justice by inducing a clork in the employ of F. Augustus Ilpinze's $SO,000,000 United Copper Company to evade a subpoena issued by the United States grand Jury investigating the actions of F. Augus tus Ilolnze as president of the Mercan tile National Dank of Xew York. The penalty for the offense is $.'00 flna or three months In jail, or both,. Sentence was suspended until the Oc tober term of court on tho promise of the prisoner that he would do all in his power to produce for the grand Jury the books of the United Copper Company which he admitted he had caused to be removed from the office of the company ot No. 71 llroadway, Ho began that task by going before the grand Jury and telling where he sent the books and all he knows of their whereabouts and t'uo mutilation of them. FIIvE KILLS 5 MEN, C8 HORSES. Origin ( ninxo Mynfery mid Ultra bau:aiieit ifUO.OOO Worth. In a fire of unknown origin late Sat urday afternoon five men and sixty- eight horses were cremated In the board of trade livery barn in Duluth, and damage was done to the building to tho extent of $30,000. The building was owned by Barrett & Zimmerman, horse dealers of St. Paul. The fact that tho men had lost their lives was not known until after the fire had been subdued, when firemen In looking through the ruins discovered their charred remains near the rear en trance through which they had tried to effect their escape. SES TORNADOES IN KANSAS. afnnt Ill.mn fruiu Mother Aral nnd I.oat. Six destructive tornadoes formed la Norton county, Kansas, Thursday aft ernoon, following a sultry day. A heavy dounpour of rain waa accom panied by hall, measuring six and seven Inches In circumference. Tele phone lines' were blown down. The in fant child of Frank Gentry was blown from It.) mnther'ai arms and cannot be found. Residences were swept away. Farm hands suffered severe Injuries Tim'oir was ma.ved like grass. Th other tcrnadce were equally destru.-tr Ive, acccidii'.g ta tie nnfaser report Noted tlrlti.U AriUt Dead. EdwarJ Joiui Gregory, K. A., presi dent of the Royal Institute of Paint er in W.er Colors, dud at Great Marlow, England. He was bora in 1850. rialh 1,000,0(10 Undue. The Toledo and Ohio Central no the Kanawha and Michigan Railroad completed their new bridge across th Ohio Hlver. four miles east of Galli pot Is, Oh'.o. The cost of the improve ment if estimated at $1,000,000. l( ee Helper fclny Farmer. Iiiuce Moore, a farilTer near Platte City. Mo., was shot and killed by George Jehnson, who bus been living on the Moore farm for several mouth The murder was doue iu the preseuct of Moore's wife, Fourteen-Yoar-Oli I5oy Shot by Chicago Policeman. Traprcd Just as the culminating point in a scheme to extort $1T,000 by "Black Hand" methods In Chicago, Uu dolph Perendt. only 14 years old, fled in an effort to escape the detectives who were on watch for him and was land low by a bullet from the revolver of Detective Philip llelnrclch of the Sheffield avenue station. He died at the hospital an hour after he bad been shot and after making a full confes sion. In which he Implicated his cous in, Alfred Haase, a year older than himself. i The tragedy which ended the wild boylxh plot took place at flrand avenue and Dcsplalnes street rdiortly after 8 o'clock Wednesday night. Just after Ru dolph haI received from S. K. Cross feld, whole:-ale"groccr at 1S5 West Ran dolph street, two packager, supposed to contain the $13,000 which had been demanded of hltn. CiroHsfeld received the first demand for the money on June 14 In a lettei In which ho was. informed that unless, he produced the cash within two days he and the members of his family would be murdered, lie was also warn ed that he would be tortured and killed If he notitled the police. Tin letter was followed by Heveral tele phone cal!s. the last two of them Wed nesday, when Orossleld was told to bring the money that night and that failure to do so would mean death to him. The police were infermed and it was arranged that Grossfeld was to bi at the appointed place with two "dum my" packages, apparently ready U turn over the money. Several detect ves were detailed to be in the vicin Ity. Unconscious of the rits1?, youn?: Bersndt walked up to firossfeid, placed a -revolver agalm.t his ride and told him to hurry and handover the money. Accepting the two packages, he turned and ran in the direction of Austin av enue, paying no heed to the shouts of the officers to halt. ' The second shot inflicted tiie wound from which he died. TUCKERS AGREE TO LI70RCE. Wifa to Get J?20,000 Property and Charge Colonel with Desertion. An agreement in the domestic diffi culties of Mrs. Mary Klizabeth Logan Tucker, daughter of the late General John A. Logan, and Colonel William F. Tucker, U. S. A., retired delayed, Is said, because of differences re garding the amount of money Mrs. Tucker was to receive in lieu of al! alimony has been reached, which will result in the latter applying for di vorce on the ground of desertion. When Colonel Tucker learned that the name of Mrs. Myrtle Piatt had been dragged into the case, it is un derstood, he let it become known that it any further charges were made against him he would retaliate. Fear ing that these charges and threatened, counter charges would result in a bit ter court struggle and 'notoriety. It ta said, Mrs. Johu A. Logan brought suf ficient pressure to bear to bring about an ' amicable settlement Under the terms of the agreement, according to friends of the Tuckers, Mr3. Tucker wlli receive property valued In excess of $20,000. WILLIAM J. BRYAN, JR., WEDS. Sun of Commoner Mnrrlea JIlsn llei'uer nt (i-nd Lake, Colo. William J. Iiryan, Jr., and Miss Helen Virginia Berger of Milwaukee, were married at 8:30 o'clock Thurs day morning at Klnnikinic Lodge, the summer home of Mr. and Mrs. F. I). Levering, on the west shore of Grand Lake, Colo. The wedding was a quiet affair, and only the immediate families of the couiile were present. The cere mony was performed outdoors, under the great pine trees along the shore of the lake. Rev. 11. S Huntington of Crete. Neb., officiating. Miss Edna Raker of Lincoln, Neb., was maid of honor, and Samuel Derger, brother of the bride, was best man. The bridal party were gowned in white. Mr. and Mrs. Iiryau, Jr., will spend their hon eymoon at Grand Lake and will leave about September 1 for Tucson, Ariz., where they expect to make their home for the next two years. SIX TORNADOES IN KANSAS. Infant filown from Mother' Am and I.oat. Six destructive tornadoes formed in Norton county. Kansas, Thursday aft ernoon, following a sultry day. A heavy dounpour of rain was accom panied by hail, measuring six and seven Inches in circumference. Tela- phone Jnes were blown down. The In fant child of Frank Gentry was blown from Its mother's arms and cannot be found. Residences were swept away. Farm hands suffered Bevere injuries. Timber was mowed like grass. The other tornadoes were equally destruct ive, according to the meager reports. JOSEPH B. KLEIN IS ACQUITTED. Jury Take 'Only Twenty Hlunte to Hearh Verdict. The Jury in the case of Private Jo seph B. Klein, who was charged with tho murder of Earl Nelson, a 16-year- bld Kankakee boy, last August, while the First Regiment was en route to the Springfield riots, brought in a verdict of "not iruilty" in Paxton. 111. Tho Jury was out only twenty minutes. Klein was in charge of an ammuni tion car, which was entered by the Nelson boy, and the soldier in ejecting the lad inflicted injuries which later caused his death. MISSING MAN FOUND SLAIN. Vldov Aeeuaed of Mnrder After Hod? 1 IHacovered on Farm. The body of H. J. ieaaoeater, a farmer near Mankato, Minn., who dis appeared two montns ago. was found burled in a potato patch. Frank Smith, a hired man, according to the authori ties, has confessed, saying Mrs. Lead beater killed her husband with an ax, probably thnt she might wed another. Mrs. Leadbeater. Mrs. Charles Swandt, a sister, and Smith are under arrest !:y:?!"y tvii ..;v. if .v,.y.WaxZ4i NINE KILLED IN WRECK. Two Heavily Laden Cars Crash To gether with Fatal Results. Nine men were killed and at least a dozen men and women injured Satur day night In a head-on collision be tween two heavy cars of the South Shore Electric Railway at Samuel's Crossing, Ind. The accident occurred shortly after 9 o'clock. A west-bound car was coming at high speed down a long hill', which is formed by the ele vated structure under which the Lake Shore railroad tracks pass. The car MAP OF CROWN POINT LOWELL AUTOMOBILE COURSE. iP1CAC0 rJ ""AIr I I XfcKCtWNI ( rJ 1 rAiR kl i ax a. J u ftl J . Rr: II fr- f CRo 3 vremisr jmx Tlvm ' 7 X?. . grcvi: man b. ? KMKnti Y yr was well filled. At the foot of the hill It met an east-bound car, also going at n terrific Need. The cars were buried lu each other. The motorman of the west-bound car was killed, while the niotorpcan of the east-bound car put on hl brakes and Jumped. The pas gengws were farmers and residents of Porter and Michigan City. It was hoirs before till the bodies could be extricated. The injured were taken to farmhouse 8 and ruBhed on special cars to South Bend and near-by town. SLAIN MAN'S BODY IN CAR. Victim of Murder and Bobbery I Found at Akron, Ohio. Tha bodv of an unidentified maa about 40 years old, who doubtless had been murdered and robbed, was found In a box car at Akron, Ohio. The man's skull had been crushed In and his nocketa cut open and rifled. The car was received from Hammond, Ind. A slip of paper, found In a pocket, ad dressed to "J. M. O'Lear," said: "Take Fairfield elevated to La Grange car, get off at Ogden aven ie." The note is believed to have refer! sd to a Chica go address. tihoot nt Barn Kill Man. To test a twenty-two caliber rifle, a farm hand fired it at the side of a barn near Aberdeen, S. D. William Douglas, aged 30, formerly of Detroit, who was In the barn, was struck and died as he staggered into the yard. llor Admit Kllllakv Four. Dan Tso Ac, a 17-year-old Navajo In dian boy, pleaded guilty In the United States District Court In Salt Lake City to the charge of murdering bis aunt, uncle, sister and couslu He was sentenced to serve ten years In the federal prison at Leavenworth, Kan. Noted Irltlh Arll.t Dead. Edward John Gregory, R. A., presi dent Ot the Royal Institute ot Paint ers in tfater Colors, died at Great Marlow, England. He was born la .til. BALLOON FALL KILLS THREE. nnanlnn (nnnl, Court Chambcrlnlo and Wife llaohril to Death. Court Chamberlain Palltzln, his wife and Count Rostofftseff, director of the private chancellery of Empress Alex andra, were killed in a ballon acci dent at St. Petersburg. ' Tha balloon, General Wannowski, belonging to the army department. In which four offi cers had a similar misfortune a year ago, ascended from the military bal loon park In charge f Captain Korbe. In the basket with him were Court Chamberlain Palltzln and his wife and Count Rostofftseff. The balloon drift ed across the city at an altitude of a little less than a mile, and when It "vas Just above the outskirts Count Rostofftseff, by mistake, pulled the rip cord. As the gas escaped from the en velope the balloon descended rapidly to the ground, and the car fell in the garden of a country house. Captain Korbe escaped with a broken leg. BODY FOUND IN TRUNK. Yletlm, Bolleved to Be Elsie Slgel, Granddaughter ot General Sigel. The body cf a young and pretty woman, strangled death and then wedged Into a small iteamer trunk, was found by the police on the top floor of a four-story brick building at 782 8th avenue, New York. Two Chinamen who disappeared sud denly about the time the woman came to her death are being sought by the police, who are also endeavoring to ferret out the significance attending the mystery In the disappearance of Elsie Slgel, of 209 Wadsworth avenue, a granddaughter of the late General Franz Slgel, of Civil War fame, who has been missing from New York for a fortnight. Around the dead girl's neck was found a gold plated clasp pin bearing the letters "E. C. S." The father of Miss Slgel, who Is an Inspector in '.he health department, could not identify the trinket as that of his girl. Her mother Identified It later. BOY IN BLUE BACK AGAIN. Arm Do Away with Brow Caaea Fatlcae Vairorm. The War Department In Washington intends to save 1192,800 in the next three years and a proportionate sum yearly thereafter by changing the cloth of the fatigue uniform or working clothes of the enllcted men of the United States army from brown can vas to blue denim. The latter mate rial has been found in every way as satisfactory as the former and the cost ,ls about one-fourth le MINISTERS OUST FOSTER. Expelled from Chicago Conference en Account of Heretical Views. Professor George Uurman Foster on Monday was expelled from the Chica go Baptist Ministers' Conference be cause of the 'alleged heretical beliefs expressed In his recent book on "The Function of Religion." After a long and heated debate, In which the cler gyman indulged in bitter personalities. tho organization at its weekly meeting decided by a vote of 40 to 10 to drop the University of Chicago professor from Its membership. Tho action does not affect Professor Foster's standing as a Baptist minister, but simply ad vocates disapproval of him and takes from him the right of fellowship In the conference. The resolution finally passed was strfpped ot all unnecessary verblaee, and in such form was able to command the support of a number who disliked the sort of tactics pur sued by the foes of Professor Foster. As Introduced by Rev. Johnston My ers, leader of tho anti-Foster forces, the original resolution recited the var ious accusations against Professor Fos ter and declared his retention in the association injurious to the denomina tion. It also called upon the trustees of the University of Chicago to dismiss Professor Foster from the faculty of the Institution, With the consent of Mr. Myers the resolution was amended and simplified until its final form, as passed, was as follows: "Resolved, That the Baptist Ministers' Conference of Chicago drop Professor George Bur- man Foster from its membership." LOSE BANDIT GETS BANK CASH. Daylight Raid In Fort Worth Nets $8,100 Plunder. A lone highwayman, well dressed and appearing like a man of affairs, robbed the Waggoner Bank and Trust Company In Fort Worth, Tex., of ,- 100 in currency Tuesday afternoon. The bank is In the central part of Fort Worth's business district The robber escaped. The robbery was the most daring in Texas in some year3. Cashier Walter E. King was alone In tho bank, bal ancing the business of the day, when a well-dressed stranger walked in. A3 the man approached the window of the cashier's desk King looked Into the fhu;:z!e of a r-evolver. Next enme the demand for the money la sight. "Make a move or noise of any kind and I'll kill you," was the greeting King re members. The cashier handed over the money, and, stuffing the roll of bill3 Into his pocket, the man backed out of the door under cover of his pistol. As King ran to a telephone he saw the robber walking down the street and mingling with the crowds with an air of uncon cern. The police reached the scene five minutes later, but the stranger had disappeared. FIGHT FOR THE PENNANTS. Standing of Club In the Principal Bane Bull Leag-nea. NATIONAL LEAGUE. W. L- Plttsburg .39 13 Ph'd'lphia Cliicago ...33 .,19 St. Louis . New York .26 22 Brooklyn . Cincinnati .29 26 Boston ... w. .21 .23 .19 .13 L. 27 31 33 37 AUENIOAN LEAGUE. c 27 23 33 35 De'.rolt. ...37 19 New York .25 Phd'lphia .30 23 Chicago ....24 Borton ....31 24 Wash'gton .19 Cleeland .29 25 St. Louis ..19 AUEBICAIt ASSOCIATION. L. W 25 Lou.svllle .33 31 Kan. City .23 31 Toledo ....28 31 St Paul ...25 u 31 32 34 31 Mllw'kee ..35 Colu-abus .34 Ind'n'polls .34 Mlnn'polis 33 EIQHT-HOUB. LAW UPHELD. Jnda" Uole Itnlea Oklahoma Lave Ik Conn! Itntlonul. The eight-hour law passed by the first Oklahoma L;g!nlature was held constitutional by Judge Thomas Doyle of the State Criminal Court of Ap peals, thus sustaining Judge J. C. Strang of the Cointy Court at Guth rie and overruling a recent opinion by Attorney General West that the law was unconstitutional. Man ldeatifled Slayer. Joe Totaro, the 14 year-old New York boy who brought to light the murder of Samuel Bersin, identified Slgmund Goldberg, a painter, as the man who had employed him to watch the two bundles which later were found to contain the headless and dis membered body of Bersin. Heat Kill Twelve la 'ew York. The hot wave which inflicted torture on the east Bide of New York Tuesday was blamed for at least twelve deaths and inore than a score of procurations.