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The fecent conviction and senteno
ing to state prison of Dan O'Reilly for
his participation in a theft dommitted
in New York serve to draw attention
to the remarkable series of misfor
tunes attending various persons con
nected.with the Thaw case. O'Reilly
was one of the lawyers on the Thaw
side and has never had a day's luck
since he was mixed up in it.' While
the crime for which he has been sen
tenced and which disbars him as a
lawyer had nothing to do with the
case of Thaw, many believe that it
was the nemesis of the White tragedy
which worked his undoing. So far
the lives of thirteen persons mixed up
one way or another in the case have
been blighted.
Of the other lawyers besides O'Reil
ly who figured in the case Clifford W.
i\, ~ Hartridge is facing disbarment pro
ceedings growing out of statements
made in connection with it. He had
to sue Mrs. Thaw, mother of Harry
Thaw, for his fees and a bill of particulars was demanded. In furnishing
this he told of trips he made seeking witnesses, of sums of money paid to
buy the silence of certain persons and of excursions to various resorts entail
ing large expenditures. His revelations brought upon him the censure of
the New York Bar association and proceedings to disbar him are now in
the courts.
A. Russell Peabody, who was associated In Thaw's defense, is dead and
so are two other lawyers-John and George Lee, members of an old southern
familf. Still another was Delphin Michael Delmas, who came out of the west
and who on the second trial of Thaw introduced the famous plea of dementia
Americana or brain storm. Fle has had no big cases since.
"Professor Moore's rainstorm" has
been the topic of much jocund com
ment in \Vashington. Before now the
weather tvmau has played a potent
part in fixing the fame of great men.
Noah, for example, might be compar
atively unknown save for a rainstorm
of unprecedented violence, and sub
sequent history abounds in similar in- IN
stances, culminating in "Professor
Moore's rainstorm" of the night of the
lawn fete which crowned the silver
wedding anniversary of the president
and Mrs. Taft.
Twenty-four hours previous, when
Washington was bedecking itself and
joyously entering upon the task of
making the silver weddirig anniver
sary a close second to the corona
tion festivities of that pther Anglo
Saxon ruler, George of Gitaat Britain;
when Washington was donning its
most spotless duck trousers and
sheerest" gowns, Professor Moore,
sequestered in the innernost cham
ber of the weather buregi building, announced that it was going to rain.
I , "' Washinryn drooped; it talked sadly of the impending down
F6 . 1 fbrellas and goloshes. But the Moore rainstorm was
like ub o the mystery of the empty box-there was nothing in it.
A tranquil afternoon was followed by an ideal evening. Every silvery
star that was permitted by astronomical laws twinkled down on Washington.
Therefowe, there is much jocund comment on "Pr-ofessor Moore's rain,
storm." And, coupled with the "storm," are many mentions of that other
day in President Taft's administration which the weather likewise made
memorable-the day of the inauguration. The weather man predicted that
March 4 would he a pretty fair day, a serviceable inauguration day if not an
ideal one. Then came the blizzard that buried Washington inches deep in
slush, broke down telegraph poles, tied up train service and almost snowed
in the weather office.
~~ It is repor-ted in Washinglon that
the election of Senator Stephenson oi
Wisconsin, the lumber king, is to be
investigatedl by the senate committee
on privileges and elections.
- Senator Isaac Stephnenson is a na.
tive of New Hampshire, where he war
born in 1829. After a brief residence
at Bangor, Me., he located in Wis
-~ consin and for a time was a farm Ia
borer. Seeing the prospect of mak
/ ing money in the lake transportatior
business, he purchased a schooner anc
I '~ff ~,operated it successfully between Mil
7 waukee and Escanaba. His savingm
he invested in timber lands, whici
then could be purchased cheaply, anc
gradually became the owner of vast
tracts of valuable standing timber
Years ago he was a multimillionaire
and every day now adds to his im
Si monse hoard. He is also a banke1
- -.---and is financially interested in varn
ous enterprises. Hack in the compar
tively early days of his career he was elected to the Wisconsin legislature
and sat in that body fr-om 18664 to 18G8. In 1883 he was elected to congress
retaining his seat until 1889. and in 1907 he was elected to the United Stater
senate to fill an unexpired term ending in 1909. It is his subsequent election
for a full term that is to be made the subject of a senatorial inquiry.
One of the most deeply beloved of
the royalties of Europe is ex-Queen
Margherita of Italy, who, it is said,
will pay a visit to the United States
in the fall. It has long been her am- -
bition to see the country whereo so/
many of her race have found a home, /
but even royal personages cannot\
travel when they choose, and the visit
had to be postpone~d. It is probable
of her coming.
The ex-queen is a daughter of the- /
late Prince Ferdinando of Savoy, ii1
duke of Genoa. When only 16 years I
old she became the bride of King
Hlumnbert, second king of United
Italy, which this year is celebrating ~
the fiftieth anniversary of its inde
pendence. Eleven years ago she was
left a widow owing to the assassina
tion of her husband by the Anarchist
Blrescia. She is now 00 years old Y
and still retains much of her beauty. (~
Since her husband's death she has
devoted herself greatly to charity and has endeared hrerself to the Italians. I
was her opp~osition which prevented the marriage of Miss Elkins and thi
duke of the Abruzzi, and her visit hore will on that account be invested witU
an addtionnal Interent
.17tK orH 77Auz
WARS and rumors of war die
time in the world's, history,
when civiliz~ation might be
supposed to have repressed
the primitive Just for blood and pluni
der, the alarmist has only to lift hise
voice In congress to banish tranquility
from our bosoms.
Millions are given to promote the
cause of universal peace. Yet the na
tions of Europe compete with each
other for the privilege of bearing the
heaviest burden in the way' of modern
armaments. England trembles at the
thought of Germany; Germany, with
her rapidly expanding commerce,
leaps to the Dreadnought type of
naval construction and Increases her
expenditures to overcome England's
two-power lead. Austria lays down
four first-class battle ships. Russia Is
tueoI300000o e ay h
UniedStte l wrnd ha i n
long time German will out efo
the scond lace pon te sea. No
theleat iporan buins ofeac
ofth ChrStiand rligor. f wa di
wer lckd. nadeat sthigglbat
tteimels rn wthe wld;s hitolent
pssdwthe s lihtith migntne
ths noimitver lust fo blood sadls.
dfer the arst ha lked iftl hes
voieurne cogres tmo ns ra. ult
"Ciinas are gieacfu to promte, the
cause "o unieradalpeace Yt the nita
fintfh." eopeewthec
ete for poshe torieeve tan thes
heves brennthehad no mdepro
thoughtud of eristan Gema wit
her leapihedl eanga comnsmee
leaprs ofh acceptniadnogttp nof
navale constutin nd tontheahoros her
war.petreas the oersence oftEglan'
two-power led.rstdatoay dnd e
hefou slasbeattl sptms.i rssihet
whd o behountemlaetng the eraenof
unren $30,00c00 onad e av.Th
UnThe Soutate asrcy warned a nn
longt ime stannay iost hnaequate
thet seon phelaeatpon thateh sea Not
.tlthe atio' impraegbsnaeo pelark,
woud seetoe the preypflatin fos
Oe is teindto of the merli
his emprov invetgae the maciits
ofthe Chrytina reliin and coas su'>
tobloustaime. The greaty nacrons
ere ced in naathostrutgon, whach
tle ieldsrance with blood vioenogt
typhe spvrant ad durn sup
y~easfoed hsater pathce cofntainn
dwsto btte thn anugsals.h
Appoptensfr the saeivloe hias filld
renedftoehisar pero. Ti rga
sad p"ace he Apeia navoi theitn
faith. cewthatta"f 5 sis
arrystng h36 gusend havuting somes
pcerent of 7cce,7anc t. Germant
comes ehap wthe 20esse, ofarryting
100bettns anderstood tona, ofd yet,
howulM an opgtigMosters.~h
At sheul preente that Ea and
Americontre four Dreadnotly warch
ofhabt qaln tnagme. inGermateha
tohreel andJapn ison. utiermay
metbycheformerlybilnthsal th bsattie
graml ofhe nations hgablee bclarie
otihe aicld anda ond. ritain l
theni he sevntin of the mnster
and~ ~~~~~t RusaadWtl :ou ah
But In the meantime the Panama
Canal will have been opened, and the
elliciency of the American navy al- i
most doubled. Up11 to now the largerI
portion of the fleet has been kept in
Atlantic waters, but with the canal
open It would be possible to effect a
change of position in case of need
without serious delay.
A writer signing himself "Navarch"
emphasizes, in an article on "The Dis
position of Our Fighting Fleet," in the
Columbian Mlagazine, the importance
of the new naval stations in the Pa
cifle. Hle speaks particularly of Pearl
Harbor at Hlawaii, where a naval base
Is now being established, and of the
dry dock Dewey at Olongapo, sixty
miles fromn Manila.
"Te roetin f u Ataic
einhesr ofrestuctienpheranyTherm
teer ths cetraly locates wth referncei
tod thesiand Caal anour A. ti
coast, ind th mleatimaed ther woulda
comand wll he av eed toard tho
easiieur ottan Amrno power aol
coast wioutakng t nw mheetrge
picoriousy' thesrn fleet whn eichw
wolnd aters, tere." ecna
opne itcouldty faoesible toaking a
cheof capoaitin aginstcte b eeds
wihu arivng delay. rsnoen
of rtbe signing agomsele ofavarhe
fmaszers, ingh a article on beare dgs
plost ofaOur Fhing halee n con
Couited, agath nen, thoundortace
ofteewl naval station hunth Pa.l
creek, in shcheascrme particulry -Per
Harbor and theseii were elnghaedtosee
is nowghing stalishedtind uof thes
dryudcke ady fagtng OHnryo Osiver
mlesd on beahntesa. eV .adW
"Te prthaection ofhere Atl ani
stal saps, "ieshi a fleeroth ase
bay Gantanaotherd tre proteion boar
the dacfr cast iesue i a ecaseda
hntPear grudbor otheruntanorts
mn inel thiectintsper-eghe forr
rsnentrll ocstead wthrefernc
tot heanm Cal' andcturs.ati
ost arsg a ftbSedotheard would
canal succeei tanhs inaest theio
asoue coutponed wo powerit ouds
vitiused thembtrog tfml whicov
woud fmouintain thuren. teregno
George c.,oun byarels aemkng ah
rtelr camaigun. agHes te bersr
wh ictures givingo aaisersunondg
and thelc Aeceta ago soeortratheo
thresm boughivdulee o be dogs,
fromur ws resaetied a pubck.
withmostratinhunte have bfeerward
duced, and thfinounds sgf hae
nvle falto get00 an berobbyh
curei wuch twwscerehmdnubletthat
Naew andrkes a~re theligtesto boee
owinthe world;wa it which they areg
soandletely foar, the latytu oe
sed thmes bar wih a anyot.e cTe
lingthearountramre thA.and on.
half asnr mucho are the oarges of other
metng in the lainde.- -aeg otc
Where tio thley, iai-the little roads that
ramble, up and down?
They wintl about tho valleys where thle
1nountinskil. lift anid frown,
W ith fragrnnt hot)11-N,1eyuk le tarlglin
the swayling trees,
And rhdoenioninlg InI thle gentle
nmorning breeze
o, downi the valley do theoy go where aill
ts swee't anid still ,
To winmi about awl turni about and hilde
behlind the h11l1 %
Thevy arl. not 14 thef vit y streets; they
haive no4 clash until ro~mr.
13131. high anel high above theml do1 thle
sonighirtls whel-- anll SOart
Andl bordleritig their- sles are vinles thatt
spill thevir wi:althl -)' blo4om
Through which the ,;unsh01n1 slistters like
a1 jbwe4l Inl t'ho gl41411n;
Wher-i dI, they g->? Th.- little roads that
f1n10 the hiddenol ways
A\s me-mories th~mt ratuhble downl through
maisty yestte4lays.
Now thorn hO man11Y roladls that run
through S-11nshinot andi throughl rain,
lBroadl highways that tuakoe thoruigh
fares, across4 the hill armit p)Ilain.
Biut aill thle 12tle hyways-almost blihlen
by th'! leave's
That make a tnarve-l-pattern of a thoul
Sandl mingled weaves
They 4mt us wondering of whepre they
lead to, past the hill
Into the mystie shadows that are tremiu
lously stIll.
They turn away from traveledl roads
where dust-elotib rise and <IrIft,
They find thle little hollows where thle
Sunishine s4eemis to s;ift
Itself amtnog the blossoms and thle fabric
of th11 vinles.
They wreathe themselves all lazily be
tween thel solemn plines
And O. we fain would follow them, would]
wanlder onl andl onl
Until we knew the styret of thle place
wher th #hav gon-e-,
Whr othy leadil--thei little roads that
rambile un and outvn
Andkno thelu merry mulls of he rook-e
ZleitisI lts ro naot?.11fon
Thy11ash thei rig tm tousasupn u
way41tl rie fly-Q'Z
An dothn wen VIii' fall t Yo drhenng rf huih
hs e, paceul wayll
That wasi th1 ii .'i raid we~ knw' n om
fir ysteiirday. ii*4'lson
On'u'e byi oney th liltte sroaof tate
its i announced thati a'iii drira thasi
aolishe the , wisk broom tad that
th sleepig - ~li1 cardporters wil hrafter
whiskus w1'i th vacuum cllePaner. W
Thave akewa enjoyedli steingf thoter
gher t the secondu'ii the secono the
third,1 and so on throlughth cr
Also there its. amellous that ee tlo
th uhsiginc sn oaiad
Tesyo treachan fror tithe quarer.
The oluthe ite rioe in waereetp
sn thatie alss o sift ara
goodl staki o~ the inr.aihefbi
they peature tfemelng glad tatl bhe
An w fdanceitd Begum, tBegot.
nTilhe ieum .s e of tsoawhev pihr
ishand heye hat gos, wsi ai
wither done londthle waytl to attend
Oneiievening lhe misut hr o
And f- toun hlimrl'r uu onfnmathe, brook
Theypany uf ani tyactiv us ung we dur
Theydaeshipphr sgilstouauon me.
wae eu is eltyyry-a
thy. But swe flacks hein fluenuoh -
hureivilzaion. Wee heon o'o
illatnaies shlite wou)ld whave i sme
ElnmatinsomTravel Pleutrlds.t
fOte byon. h daue ftae
a Surigaent and Hiom. No
"Mill9noutlem thatearilned th ap
abe olishlrx, bsred the genmatita
themn aselil they sauteredil htowadtor
whis," usawidth etitosom criend of.Mil
havent.ay "Se hadchim toeeIng~ heorte
sweep the dst frontereanirstow ahe li
makin tthm secnd he tola ot."
ti', aed soo throusgh the hear.e
Also thory for all usifllows wh(IIo tav
the whlkina ditnceaio show agur red
BOse yorehing" h uatr
"he donte knigowe rxpote a sleck
oreha becase hetknowy eiwtil. oe
goon stea ,in hemrh dinr.n
Do lois Said He Would Die
A Friend's Advice Saves Life
I wish, to speak of the wonderful cure
that I have received from your noted
Swamp-Root, the great kidney and blad
der cure. Last summer I was taken with
severe pains in my back and sides. I
could not breathe without difficulty and
was nearly wild with the desire to urinate.
Was compelled to do so every ten nin
utes with the passage of pure blood with
the urine. I tried all the different doe
tora from far and near, but they said it
was no use to doctor as I would die any
way. I was at the end of ray rope and
was so miserable with pain and the
thought that I must die that words cap
not tell how I felt. One day a friend told
me of the wonderful help she had received
from Dr. Kilmer's Swamp-Root. She gave
me one of your pamuphlets which I read
and determined to try Swamp-Root. After
taking half a bottle I felt better. Have
now taken ten bottles and am well as I
ever was, thanks to Swamp-Root. I wish
to tell all suffering people that have hid
ney, liver or bladder trouble, that Dr. Kil
nier's Swamp-Root is the best i6edicine on
the market.
All persons doubting this statement enn
write to me and I will answer them di
rectly, Yours very truly,
Rosalie, Wash.
Subscribed and sworn to before me thin
23rd day of July, 1909.
VERNE TOWNE, Notary Public.
Letter to
Dr. aller a Co. I
jighmton N. Y
Prove What Swamp-Root Will Do For You
Send to Dr. Kilmer & Co., Bingham
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writing, be sure and mention this paper.
For sale at all drug stores. Price fifty
cents and one-dollar.
Burglar Befriended Him.
A burglar was arrested for robbing
a house up the state some t ine since,
and the next morning the victim rush
ed wildly into the magistrate's office.
As soon as lie could get his breath to
working again h3 told the ofliCial that
he had come to see about the pris
"Glad yout came down," was the af
fable response of the magistrato. "I
sutypoSe y*ou wan' to appear against
"Well, I guess not!" exlailied the
victim with a glad smile. "I want to
kiss limin on the brow and give him
$10. Among other things that lie stole
from the house was a package of love
letters that I wrote ot my wife before
we were married."
"A few days after birth we noticed
an inflamed spot on our baby's hip
which soon began spreading until
baby was completely covered even in
his eyes, ears and scalp. For eight
weeks lie was bandaged from head to
foot. He could not have a stitch of
clothing on. Our regular phy,iauin
pronounced it chronic eczema. He i1
a very able physician and rwiks with
the best In this locality, nfportheless,
the disease began spieadinig until
baby was comleltely covered. He
was blising flesh so rapidly that we be
came alarmed and deeided to try Cuti
cura Soap) and Olnitmnent.
I"Not untIl I commenced using Cuti
cura Soap and Ointment could we tell
what he looked like, as wo dar-ed not
wash hinm, and I had been ptutting one
application after another- on huim. On
removing the scale fr-om his head the
haIr came off, and left him entirely
bald, but since we have been using
Cuticura Soap and Ointment lhe has
as much hair as ever. Four weeks
after we bogan to use the Cuticura
Seal) and Ointment lhe was entirely
cured. I don't believo anyone could
have eczema worse than our baby.
"Bleforo we used the Cutticura Rem
edies we could hardly look at hium, he
was such a pitiful sight. He would
fuss uint il I would treat hIm, they
semned to relieve him so much. CutI
cut-a Soap atnd OIntment stand by
themselves and tho result they quick
ly and surely bring ia their owni rec
otmmendation." (Signed) Mt-s. T. B.
*Rosser, Mill flall, Pa., Feb. 20, 1911.
Alt hough Cuticura Soap and Olnt
Vment at-e sold by dru'igglsts and deal
*ers ever-yw-here, a saniple of each.
with 32-pag' hook,- wIll be mitlied freo
oni a pplieintion to "'Cu ti cura," I ept.
29 K, Hostn.
Them sticcessfuil hlorrower is~ as <fitek
as light ning. Also he tievetr strtikes
twice int the stame pliace.
*The si1k stork intg girl' is verty muca"h
In eid ence
* For AM l
ulOISpasmodlo Ailnents
~ Dr. De WItt's
Eclectic Cure
has no equmial. Relief is almost instantly
obtained by the use of this
Wonderful Household Remedy
wo~ haIve teteril its ef~tclsne in huamzlreds
of casesm aneI knouuwthat it ui e as an inter.
niand eh,' xter.nal cure for Cholera. Chmoinera
M. rbuis, iarrhra, IndIgestion, D~yspe ,sila
tdlatntism.l, Neuatn I, Toothaetlm. Ioad'.
acheS. iore Threat D het,IPalne in Bronst
or sliin, DI~lteutt treathileg, Hteart Palpitu.
lion, Sprat u, tlrulsos. F rented FeScarlet
Fevor/Chmil and~w ?evor.. Colud Ohli~ te
Unsr'daccordiing to dinett orn.. r bitt's
liclectic Cure la truly remnarkable li a'ffect,
as thousaads who have tried it wml tes tiy.
A Homue Phstclan
Pa-Ice, 28 nie*
Tittw. JPARKED100.. Sattleser, MI., U. B.A.

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