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(CusflUMMl fr» m !'•*• Omi
aopanment would Ue exerted to pro
tect them and the actual slayers. Rose
admitted acting as Becker’s collector
of tribute from lawbreakers for years
and Webber and Vallon corroborated ,
him In all of his statements. He de {
tailed how the police graft was split
and involved by name tnree police In
spectors and many minor officers. He
also involved a former city official
and several politicians and it was to
probe these charges that the grand
Jury reassembled today.
The three men who had uncovered
the ocandal slept on cots In the Jury
room of the criminal courts building
all night. In an agony of fear they
had protested to District Attorney
Whitman that if they were sent back
to their cells in the Tombs they would
be murdered by the “System’’ und
Whitman, although he professed to
believe that there was no danger they
would be killed, with the recollection
of the slaying of Rosenthal after he
had become a district attorney's wit
ness in mind, refused to send them
back. He had them placed in a care
fully guarded room near his office
where they could sleep on cots and
today ordered that Instead of being
sent to the Tombs they be kept in the
west side prison for the present. Rose
also appealed for his family saying
there was no doubt his wife, who
could corroborate many of his state
ments, would be killed. The district
attorney ordered four private detec
tives detailed as special guard to Mrs
Rose and they will watch her at all
Rose s story was so amazing that
District Attorney Whitman admitted
today he would not have believed cer
tain parts of it if Webber and Vallon
had not independently related th*
same facta. From the time he first
met Becker in an east side precinct
the aged gambler said their relations
had been mutually profitable. When
Becker went to the head of a “strong
arm squad” and took up the raidimr
of gambling houses the pickings be
came soft for both according to Hose s
atory. He peddled protection and col
lected for it. He paid the money, he
alleges, to Becker, anti the latter
• “split it up." Rose told how it was
supposed to be split and exactly who
benefited by It, but that is still to be
When Rosenthal squealed. Becker.
Rose alleged, decreed his murder.
Rose B aid that Becker threatened
Webber, Vallon and him with a
“frame up" if they failed to put Ros
enthal out of the way. Rose said he
know Becker could do this; that his
men bad already jobbed “Big Jack
Zelig by slipping a pistol in his pocket
and arresting him for carrying con
cealed weapons. Rose said that Beck
er told him several times that the Job
must be pulled off and that three days
before the murder, he. Becker. Web
ber and Vallon met and went over It.
Webber, Rose alleged, who ordered to
finance the crime and Jack Zelig was
ordered to get the men to carry it out
The quartet who shot the gambler
to death. Rose alleged, were Harry
Horowltx, known as “Gyp the blood;’*
Frank Muller, alias “Whltle Jack
Lewis;" Louis Rosenzweig, alias
C'.roflci, the last of whom is already
under arrest.
Rose declared that he was assured
that the police would be fixed and that
the murderers could make a “Clean
getaway." He said he conferred with
'Becker Just before the murder; that
the killing was shoved ahead two days
because it was found Rosenthal was
going before the district attorney the
next morning to tell all he knew, and
that while Rosenthal’s bead body was
lying on the sidewalk in front of the
Metropole he (Rose) telephoned the
news to Becker from the Times build
ing. a few hundred feet away.
In telling his story to Be< ker. Rose
aald; “My God. it was horrible.” and
Becker, alarmed and fearing he had
weakened came down to meet him
In the shadow of the Murray Hill
baths. Rose alleged. Becker told him.
Webber and Vallon not to worry; that
there would he no real outcry a»
everybody would be satisfied that the
“squealer" had been put out of the
Then Rose said he went to the home
of Harry Pollock, the promoter, and
remained there until he linally sur
rendered to the police under orders
from Becker Who told him he would
be turned loose after being question
ed. At all times. Rose alleged, he
was In touch with Becker and acted
under his orders.
WASHINGTON. July 30.—President
T»ft dictated the following statement,
on learning or the Mikado’ii death:
“I am greatly shocked at the death
of the Emperor of Japan. It ha* been
my good fortune to have met him a*
. many as half a dozen times and to
• come Into such relation* with him a*
to feel that there was a personal
| friendship between us..
“The Emperor wa* a remarkable
: ruler. He wa* brought to actual pow
er through the Shogan rebellion, and
, his life ha* measured the wonderful
, growth and expansion of the Japanese
i empire The emperor was a hard
' worker and gave great attention to
i the matters of government. His
: i genius for government was shown in
i his selection of general*, admiral*
' and statesmen who have reilected .
glory on the Japanese nation.
“Rarely iu the history of the world
has such progress been seen or can
be so clearly traced through the abil
ity of certain men who led In it and
I who were the emperor's selection
and enjoyed always his suppott. liis
■ distribution of offices, honors and
. titles, was made after careful com
parison of the Importance of the ser
rices rendered.
“No one who know* intimately the
1 history of Japan in recent years will
deny to Mutsuhlto the real leadership
, of his people.”
n Cotton price* reported by Hayden.
\ Stone A Cos., July 2§:
Open N'ooe
S January 110*—.. 12 97—..
Bistf 12.83 12.11 ..
August V. 12.75—.. 12.77—.,
September 12 **—.. 11*4—..
[ October 12 96—.. 12 97—..
I December ISOS—.. 13 01—..
Bond quotations reported by Ifsyden.
t Stone A Cos.. July 2S:
New 2s. registered 101
E . Do. ooupon inot* lot 8*
!? New Is registered 102 102*4
L. Do. coupon ...,.. 1«2 102**
New 4* registered 11384 11 ♦ ,fc
Do, roupon 117*4 111 *4
1 Job rrisllss Done (tight. Time*
( Printing C«, IS John R.-st
Entertaining all the way, is the
Temple theater bill, this week. While
Winona Winter, billed as the “Cheer
l'p Comedienne." Is the stellar attrac
tion, there is nothing lacking in the
other numbers to hold one’s attention
lu short, it is a program of satisfying
variety, something to please the most
exacting, including a dog. pony and
monkey show for the children.
Winona Winter, daughter of Banks
Winter, the latter author of “White
Wings." and leading lady for Julian
Eltlnge, in “The Fascinating Widow,'
is a clever. pleasing and versatile en
tertainer. She captivated the Mon
day afternoon audience with her work,
which includes character songs, im
personation ami ventriloquism. The
latter was sprung a» a surprise, no
body knowing that she possessed the
ability to “throw" her voice.
“The Suffragette" is a playlet teem
ing with comedy situations, but which
could scarcely offend the most ardent
advocate of voted for women, blank-
Ivn Ardell and Ann Walter are pro
during it. They, Ardell and Ned Mat
thews, and Miss Walter, as his wile,
run for the mayoralty of Cowhide,
Kan., and the campaign gives both a
chance to Bhine. Matthews makes a
speech, in which he point* out how
the women might be expected to run
the police and Are departments and
courts, placing them in a ludicrous
position He win* the election, to the
satisfaction of Monday afternoon aud
ience. apparently. •
Will Rogers. “The Oklahoma Cow
boy," dressed in the rough habit of the
plains, shows that be is master of the
lasso which he twists, swings and
turn into all manner of rings, at the
same time keeping up a chatter of in
teresting comedy.
Singing of the really worth while
variety is furnished bv the Gray trio,
a man and two women, whose voices
blend sweetly. They also give indi
vidual numbers, which serve to fur
ther demonstrate their capabilities
Jack Coogan and Eddie Parks have
a meritorious offering in song, dance
and burlesque, the latter on woman s
manner of dress.
The Marlo-Aldo Trio, two men and
a woman do exceptionally difficult
work on the horizontal bars. Some
good comedy is also given. Acrobatics
are also furnished by Kino, Walsh and
Melrose, with an amusement feature
on the side. Del Fanco's monkey cir
cus. from the London Hippodrome,
includes weil-tralned dogs, monkeys
and a pony. The Mooreoseope shows
the usual series of important world
happenings of recent date.
Piquancy and flavor are given the
Miles bill this week by the interesting
electro-scenic novelty. "Visions D Ml
Lola." presented by Clyde Rlnaldo.
It is one of the most elaborate scenic
effects ever accomplished on a local
stage. Scene after scene is unfolded
to the view as a series of curtains
are drawn up. each scene presenting
a different and more alluring view of
dense woods, where vines and flowers
intertwine with branches and where
the hum of bees and singing of birds
rest the senses. This is a garden ot
Eden, for as the last curtain arises,
deep in the sylvan nook, is a beauti
ful woman, impersonating the original
Eve, but clad In snowy tights.
She stands before a white curtain
and colored pictures are thrown on
the screen. The woman's fuce and
form are always visible and distinct,
but her dress and surroundings are
always changing. Now she is a Greek
maiden, again she is the personifica
tion of spring, extending her lithe
arms into the bow* of blossoming and
fruit-laden trees. Each scene fades
into the other so gradually that the
eyes can scarcely note the transfor
mation until it Is wrought. Changing
from a Geisha girl she becomes fur
clad. walking amidst snow, an old
fashioned church in the background
suggesting a Russian winter scene.
Once she is the maid in the moon and
the next moment the statue of liberty.
The scenes and effects are too numer
ous to mention, each a delight to the
George Hermann, one of the great
est living contortionists, and Park
Byers.-a famous clown, again present
to Detroiters their entertaining nov
eltv, "A Clown's Dream." Hermann
is dressed as a skeleton, he is about
as thin as one. and he works his
joints about as nimbly as though they
were fastened together only by wire,
like a skeleton's. The clown supplies
the comedy part of the act.
The Deßars feature a magical wa
ter fountain, originally presented in
this city by a company of Japanese
magicians. The water spouts from a
sword, from a woman's head, from a
dozen different places on the floor,
seeming to follow the motions of the
magician's hand. Debar also has a
few clever slightof-hand perform
Artie and Flove Nelson sing, play
the piano and dance, pleasing the au
dience very well; Billy Ros* is a rap
id-fire story teller and pun springer:
James Smith and Rose Brown are
clever singers and dancers. The show
closes with an interesting moving pic
ture playlet The audiences were
large and apprecative of an .excep
tionally good bill.
tE«*RI, PA** AGE*.
I(et roll.
e * r * l> \T KOlT ' Ju,v “ l? P Advance,
* 1<» Monday morning M Wilson, H. n
bU'gton. v. Flower, 9 10. Malietoa. 1 •»:
Conemaugh. Superior. 2 p nr; Marv
Boyce, 2 1C: Soper. .1 20 Flavey. Tok'o
barg.- Troy. 5 '0
Down• Rotintania. barge Crete, l"
Monday running. McKee. 10:20
Holmes, ti ;,o. steamer Troy, noon;
Dundee, 1 p m : iVKalt, W t, Smltf.
■ Minnetonka. 1 .10, Steint>renn«r.
-•3° England. 2 45: .1 P Rets* .t o'.
Milwaukee. C M W.uner, 1 11; <llll. 4;
Maim, S, ( rescent City, S 30. Adam?
The *«*«.
HAfl/r STK VIA HIE, Mich.. Julv 30
l’|. Corsica. Sonoma. 10 30 Monday
rrornlns, St Clair. Willis I. Kina.
11 3*' Minnekahta. French, 12 30 p m '
I ill*ert. 1 1". Hosemount. 3: Irnporo.
Buns.n. 4; llerir> It. Roger* X.tlson
Manila. 4:30; Squire. Griffin. 6 30 Sh»l
don Parks. C„rt. Ilolley. t, 30 Oeora-
Stephenson. Frit*. Neptune 730 Will.
Ism A. Rogers Nettleton. *
r>own: IN alters, 10 .70 Monday morn
ing; Crawford. 11; Cornell. 11:10 p m
Alberta 1. Oary. 1 *0 Stafford. Rail. ; ;
;• J * Brown. V Superior Pity, i,
Lake Shore 4:30; Agnew. I. Widen* r.
6; Agassiz, 7:70
Ratter-Extras. 3*V*«: firsts ?r.u.e
lb., dairv 2to; Dacklns stock 10; lb
R«gs—Current receipts, case* In
tituled rand led \2» Vj< per <l«.l R, -
cstpts Monday, were 1.330 esses.
Markets and Finance
Reported for The Times !•> llayden.
' Stone Sc Cos. July 29:
Open Noon
Aint-r Agrl. Chem. C 0... 6' •••• i
I American Beet Sugar 72 ~" *w
j Antal Copper 8- S
I American C A. Kdy *4
I American Locomotive ... ■*-'» ••••
Do, preferred 1"'.
American Smelting ..... * ; *•
[American Sugar ... .... 136'* )-’4
: American Tel X- T«-L... ll l ' ..I"*
I American Tobacco -S t •*,
| Anaconda 41'» I
; Atchison ‘i? j
[ Halilmort X- Ohio
| Brooklyn It T
|( at adlan Pa- ltV* • -*»-• -***
j Central Leather •••■•
Do. prefened 96 ....
i t"h< sapeake X 0hi0..'..,* *'* ’« _* j *
ICIIIIIO Copper 1 - .'l, 1 *
l\. M X St. Paul
Chi. X Nwe.'t ; L”;' }“* **
Corn Products ***» ••••
Dls. Se< Cor L* l » . • •
Genet al Elei trio I s -**-
Clt. Nor ptd tP'*♦ 1
tit N ore ctf. *•*
Illinois Central 13.4 ••••
Do. preferred **; * . ”
lnt Hu*\tstcr com
Lehigh Valley 1* •i
Louts. X Nash LSS
M S*. 1* X S Stc M lty. 14. 4 14*> s *
Mo. pj.elflc -t* l 4
N Y •’i-ntral 11-* 4 • •••
North Pncl.ic t-' sl , I’-- »
Penn. It R ••••
Kay Cons - 11 *4 *
Reading DH »
Rep I X St. el -'C‘» -’<4*4
Hot k l* inti* I -* 4 -■* *
South Pacino R |,s t n ‘
South Ry ”
Do. prefect»<l ""‘4
!Te\ a s ... -l a 4 21 H
T'nion Pacific
l*. S Rubber com 6‘-’S >2*
V S Sted 70 C"'*
Do. pnfeTcd IP-’** 1 •
IT. S 110nd5.... 1 n -' «4 101 T ANARUS»
Vlr-Car Chem Cos 49
T’tah Copper 'C 1 .
Wa hash -I ....
Do. preferred I*V* ....
Western T'nion Tel v - • • • •
Western Manufacturing. so*i ”'•>**
■— t
DETROIT. July 3D. —Opening Wheat
fn the Detroit inaiket opened without
change on Tuesday. The tone was firm
in Liverpool and Chicago, hut advances
Were small Opening prices Tuesday:
I Cash and July No ‘J rad wheat. $l.O-1 V*
I Se-pt., $1.04 \ Dec. $1.06X4 No. I white.
$lO2 4
The torn market is quiet and easy
at 7 6 4'" fi,r cash No 3. 7* for No J
yellow and 7s'* for 1 ash No 3 yellow.
Otts are steady at 61c for standard
and 6w l s c for each No ' "hit*-. Sep
tember oats are nominal at 34V»c.
Rye Is dull and steady at 72c for
Ciisit No. 2.
Ltcuns are inactive at $2 6 • for im
mediate. prompt und July shipment,
and $2.23 for October
Clover-teed is steady at I'.-* x., for prime
Grain receipts at Chicago Tuesday:
Wheat. 511 cars; corn, 199 cars; oats,
j 311 cars.
S. nteinh r wheat In Chi ago opetied
I Tu« sdav at it-Mi 94 »•*<. corn at 66 l *'u
oat-* at 3P| vj22**c and pork at
j Wheat in Liverpool opened l » it hd
.tnd was later quoted *jtl Nd higher,
j t’orn • petted unchanged und declined
! *4 and.
! TUI Kiln t.lt \I N \M» PROVISIONS.
TOLEDO. 0.. Julv ‘2'J —Wheat. Cash
end July. II.WV. *ept.. lIDSHi; Dec*
11.09‘4. Corn: Cash and July: T..'*c;
Sept. 7 1c; Pec., &914 C. Oats: <’u»h and
July. soc; S*-pt , 34*-sc; Dec.. 26< Rye:
Cash. 73>v ciover*eed: Oct. 19.80; 1 »eO..
39.70: March. s'.♦ **». Alslke. A ig..
($10.33; Sept . sld 20 Timothy: Aug .
| s2.>o. S. pt . >’2 53 Rutter, eggs and hay
I unchanged
I tint iGO t.ltVlN—Opening.
CHICATfO. July ,29.—-Wheat: Sept,
and Dec. down N«e. Corn: Sept., up
» 4 c: Dec. down ',c. Oats: Sept., un
[ changed. Dec., down Ho. Provisions
Noon —Wheat: Sept., up T ,c; Dec., up
'4.. Corn: Sept Ip 1- Dec. up I«4C.
Oats: Sept , up Vp ■: Dec., up %c
Close—Wheat: Sept, and Deo., tip
1 i„c. Corn: Sept., up l*»c; Dec., tip
1 t 4 c. Oats Sept., up '»(•; I'ec, Up ‘jC
Provisions steady.
Spot... 93 94‘i 92-i b 9 4%
Dec... 9.7*4 96 >* 95»* x96’n
May... 9*-‘4 1 00 * 4 99', 1 00 u.
Dec... 76'* •••■[* 9 ‘t‘ *
May.... 57 \ xSB 7 # :<<’» *58 '-4
Sept.. 33 32 '* 32m 33*s
I'ec-... 34% \34S 34 *» X*:»4 r -„
May... 3 7** 36'% «37 h*
Pork —
Sept. . 1« 25 18 35 18 25 xlB 27
Oct... 18 35 18 40 xIS 32 xslß 32
Lard —
Sept., to 80 10 85 10 7. 10 7.
Oct 10 90 10 90 10 8'» 10 82
Sept.. 10 60 10 65 10 60 ,xslO 62
CHR'A/K). July 29 —Butt*-r: Extras.
2Sc-, firsts. 24 dairy *-xtr .<. 2ic: firsts.
22c.' Eggs’ P r lmc firsts. 17>\ firsts. 16c
Cheese: skitns. 13it 1'• l 4 <•. young Amer
icas, 13*-_. (f 15 =*4 \ Potatoes 701i >oc.
Live poultry: 13 *% 1/11*. clinks. 13 A
14C’ geese. jtftjlOc; tut keys. 121f12'%c
F\*>T HI FFtl.tt—Opening.
Ilnnplnt A **»r » en«* l-tve Mock Report.
FAST BCFFAIjO. N. Y. July 70
‘'uttle: Receipts. 3 cars; market,
steady; best 1.350 to 1.500-lb
$*.606 9.25; good prime, 1,200 to
l <u-|b. steers. $*.50118.75; good prirn*
110 Cto 1.200-lb. steers $11568.5 t.
medium butcher steers. 1.000 to 1,100
IPs , $7 4* 1* 7 0.7; hut* h* r steers. 950 to
1.000 lbs. light butcher
steers, $’ 756625. best fat rows, $5 50
4*0.15; fair to good. 546 5. ''»mmon tc
fait kind. $3 25ii 3.3<*; trimmers. $2 50
li3 best fat heifers. $767 50. fair to
K oo| heifers ss.so'd 8. light butcher
beife rs. $4506 5 stuck heifers. s.lso<>'
4 host feeding steers, $5 ii 5 26; enm
nion feeding steers. $ 4 <fr 4 f»0. Stockers.
Inferior. $7.80A 4. prime export hulls.
s*»'f.o 25, best butcher bulls, $66(6.51
bologna bulls. $4 286 4.75. stock bulls
02 7T. -7? 42. milkers and springers. S3O
ii *0
Hogs; Receipts. 15 car* market,
«l*.v heavy. $* 7ufi 9 si>; yorkers. $* 7«
mi pigs, $1 40ftt75.
*4he* p Hei elpts .7 -II rs market, slow ;
seprlng lamb* $7 7.'. yearling*. s«ff
*; ,n withers. s."•*•■ 8.60. ewes, $3,756
Calves; ss© 10.50
K\*T sll FFll.4l—Close.
E \ST fII’FKU/t. N V. July 29
Cuttle Receipts. 4.250 head, market,
a< tiv* and steady; prime steers, $1 7a
6!- 15; butcher gra*les. $765.25; cows.
s?lif, Calves - Receipt s, 1.100 head;
market. active; cull to choice. s*>6
10.60 Sheep and lamb* Receipts.
Aio head market, active and steadv;
«h*>l<>* lamb*. $7,786*. cull to fair !'•
<T. ; ',O \ earllna s. $3410 50 slieep. »2'<l
650 llog* Receipts 1«,200 head.
n,r'ket active ami steady yorkers
«x 756 810 Pigs. $8 €0 mixed. $* Bf»*f
M;.: heavy. I* 804* 8 *5; roughs. $76
7 to Maas. I*6* 25
July 30 —Hogs: UrCilptS. 16."0f head;
market, steady; mixed and hutch* rs.
87 r n s 2'* good heavy, $7 25** 110
rough heavy. 87.156 735 light IT *in
1 3T. pigs. $0.5414* 1 Caltl* - Receipt s,
t -iia l .'H I market, steady 1.. eves.
$6 7**6 o 75. «*»v. -and in if* rs. !_• . '<
*|n Stocker* nnd feeder*. sl4*o*o;
Ti van* $4 *‘*•6 « !«" < n|Ve.«. $« 266 0 ,
Simp Receipts. SO.crti* head; i, «rk<t,
slow; native. Jt2»4»5 western. s23'*6
485 lamb*. $4 2567*5; western. sllO
II.KI HI. 1 Ml.
f LKVF.T.ANfb f •. July '-’l' Hogs Re
celpt*. 2 00' bend 54*10. lower Idg"
j«nd lights. $ *’ in* dlums and mlx«*l.
pto heavir s. B 4«ti »M. Cattle; R> - -
< riots l l * cars; steady si.eep and
lambs Receipt a, 1° < ir*: $7.50 tup
Calves: |fe* - elpts. 200 load, sl*» top
The market a* a whole was In a
steady position UUs morning, with gen
trally light offerings and a correspond
ing demand. There were plenty ot
huckleberries ami re*« ra»pl»errl«-s. but
other varieties of smull fruits were in
light suppi) Receipts of peaches were
light also, but enough were cartied
over to supply all demands No change
wa* expected in butter. Eggs were
firm und the poultry market was barely
steady on a limited demand.
\pplen—Willow Twig. $7{?7.60 per
bb! New a|Lpb". $1.25 41)1.50 per box;
11.50(1'5 per bbi.
llausuns—l !.»od shipping stock. $159
ft ;• 25 bunch.
lleuL.*— Dried Lima. 7tf7Vec lb
llerrles Huekleberrtee, 32
per bu; blackberries, $1,504/ 1.7 u per 17b
<;t 1 use, red raspberries. $4 stftt'4 .5 Pv r :
bu. Idark raspt>errles, $1.50f}1.7$ pvr.
16-qt case
(nulltimrr California, $1.50^175
» Hkiinur —$1.25 ©l6O per bbi.
(heeae Michigan. 164/17. c New
Yoik. 1«4©17V. brick. 1«4©17c;
I.lmburger, 174fl|ic: domestic Swiss, 21
4; 24c; Imported Swiss. 2t o 3lc lb.
<’n«rrlee~ -Sour, $1 754/2 per 16-qt. 1
Itatea— Persian, ,«ew, sYs4i't>c per lb;
Kurds, *o© 10 4c lb
li rraaed talvca Fancy. 11©12»-.
common. 8© 10c lb.
Figs—lmported, new. 11 ©l6c per lb,
Cn'ifvrnla. 25c lb.
Fresh Vegetables Cucumbers, hot
house, 3&'(isoc ib>z, lettuce. 7©|c lb.;
splr.ach, 50c box; gieen peas. $150;
e rrots 15c dos. beets, 20c doa.; g~een
cotn, 10c doi.
i.rope Frail—Florida, $5 50127.50 box.
Honey—Fancy white. 154/16c; am -
her 12© 124bc; extracted. lb.
Ilitv— Detroit shipi'ets are paylpg the
following prices for baled hay In cur
lots. so b Detroit: No. 1 timothy.
$2 ft 604. 21: do new. sl7© 18: No. 2 tim
othy. SlT'i-lb. clover, mixed. sl6st 18:
rv, straw, $lO 604/11. Loose markets
ranged from sl*H2o for new and sls
'•> 2S for old, us to quality.
libles No 1 cured, No 1
green. No. 1 cured bulls 19c; No.
1 gieen. ?c; cured calf. No. 1. 17c. gieen
talh No. 1. 16c lb.; horse hides. No. 1.
$3 73; No. 2. $3.75. sheep skins, is to
wool, 25c© $1.50, No. 2 hides, lc off on
kip. l**c off on calf.
l'caionn—Callfot nla, $5 504/6, Meaal
nas $3,76 4/4.50 doa
I.ime»— J 1 © 1 25 doi.
Melons—Rocky Fords, $2.75© 3 crate;
watermelons, 351i50e each.
4>i»ton»— Egyptian, $1 50 sack, $1 40
bu; Texas Bermudas, $1.25©1 R<> crate
Oranges—California Valencias, fancy
f4 '1 .50 per b<>\
Penehea —F7lb«-rtas. sll/1.25 per 6-
b;isk*-t carrier; $1 25© 1 50 per bu. bas
Poultry—Broilers. 2017210: hens. 12
ts 13c; stags. 10© He; geese. 8c; ducks,
young, 144 r 15> turkeys, 17© 18c lb.
Pineapples—s!© 3.75 crate.
Potatoes —Southern. s3{s3 2R bhl
xk'u*—l‘etrolt buyers are bidding as
follows: No. 1 skunk. $2 50. No. 1 iac
coon, $2 75; No, 1 mink. $6. No. 1
muskrat. 50c.
Tomatoes —$41t4.!)0 per bu: hothouse
tomatoes. 12 H© 15c lb.
Tallow—No 1. 5 a 4 c, No. 2. 4*4 C lb.
XX ool—Michigan unw ashed wool for
rcuthern, central and northern see
ti< n>. S. \ and 4* blood. 19 q 20c; de
laine. unwashed. I'MilSc: common,
rough and fine. 14© 18c lb, f o. b
country points
(tinned Go4,ds— Apples, gals. 73.57;
baked beans. 1-lb., 5011 60c. ~!ma hcant
$1<4i1.26. Corn: Fancy Maine, $1.14:
standard, 9*>c. Table beets, $1 251/1 <0:
standard. 80c. Table beets $1 25(ff 1 .4'l
Peas: Fancy, early June. $1 30; stand
ard. $1; soaked. 501f70« Salmon:
S<>ck< >e. tall. $2.35: fiat, $2 40; Alaska
reus. $2 10; Alaska pinks, $1.20. Toma
toes. $1 su-cotash
per doz Peas Marrowfat. $1 15; early
June, $1.25; sifted early June. $1 45 per
Feed—lobbing prices in 100-Ib. sacks
Bran. $25. coarse middlings. $27; fine
middlings S3O: coarse corn meal and
cracked corn, $34; corn and oat chop,
ss2 per ton.
Flour—Jobbing prices: Best Michi
gan patent. $5.80: straight. $5 60: clear,
$." ■ pure rye, $5 10; spring patent, $6 20
per bbi In wood
Hardware—Nalls. $2.25 base: plain
tann*aled wire. $2 per cwt; galvanized
hurled wire, $2 25 per spool: galvan
ized sheets. 26 gauge. $4 per cwt;
single bit axes, bronzed. $7 50 per doz •
poi 1 shed. $9 per d<>z.; black sheets. $6
1 per cwt.; carriage holts, small, 70 per
(cent off. large. 60 per cent off list; ma
(blno bolts, small. 70 per cent off;
lsige 60 per cent off list.
Olla—Raw linseed. 75c; boiled lin
seed. 76c; D'amond headlight kero
sene. 10c; perfection, 10**c; Eocene.
i;v*<.; Crown gasoline. 15c per gal;
tutpxrtlne In barrel lots, B2c per gal.
Provisions—Mess pork. sl9: family.
hams. 15 l *c; shoulders, 11 picnic
hams, 114$11>4<: bacon, 147i16c; lard,
in tierces, 11' 4 c; kettle rendered, 12S»c
per lb.
s«*»rs—Corrected daily by W. H.
iFdgar & Sons: Crystal dominoes, 2
[lbs. $8.75; 5 lbs.. $8 35, Eagle tablets,
's7 03; cut loaf, $6 55; rubes. $6; XXXX
jpowdertd. $6: standard powdered, $5 95;
| granulated, extra coarse, $5.65; fine in
bulk, ss.3f>; 25-lb cottons, $5 60; dia
mond A. $7.65; confectioners’ A. $5 50;
I No. 1, $5.55; No. 2. $5.35; No. 3. $5.50;
INo 4 $5.45; No. 6. $5 40; No. 6. $5 35;
|No 7. $7 30; No. 8. $6.25; No. 9. $6.26;
No 10 $5.15; No. 11. $5 10; No 12. $ r 05.
No. 13, $5, No. 14. lb; No 15. $5 per IJO
lbs.; household powdered. 1-lb. cartons,
! 48 t’c case. $3.75 per cas*.
Bocal Stocks.
Bid. Asked.
Acme White Lend, com 3114
Do. preferred 251*
American I.umber 60 75
Amor. Shipbuilding, com 45 48
Do, preferted ...... . 10<*14 l''.t
Can. Puget-Sound Lr. Cos. 62 *4
Burroughs Ad Mach. Cos 3*5
1 Commonw’th P. A L. Cos. 5*2 ....
i Cities Service, com 11*> 1 1 '■*
Do. preferred ........ 89 $1
Det & dev. Nav. Cos ... 104*4 ....
Octroi* Cr.-imerv C 0.... . 22
Detroit Edison Cos., x-d. Iss ....
Detroit Fire & Mar, Ins. 129 ...»
Detroit I. A S. Cos., com 6V4 ....
Do, preferred 11 ....
General Motors Cos , com. 22 35
Do. preferred *6
Great Lake? Eng Works .... tl
| German-Am**ri hii ?-iigar. ll ?
Haves Manufacturing 93
Hollano-Ht. Louis Sugar. 9 10\
Iron Silver Mining Cos.. 206 2*
Loner Motor Cos
Mich. Fire * Mar. In. Cos 90
Mich State Tel. Cos. pfd 110 \ 102
Michigan Sugar Cos., com 38 S 4o Vfc
Do. preferred 100 1011%
Mexican Crude Flub. Cos . I*‘t 1" it*
National Groctr, c0m.... 38 4 0
Do. preferred 87 s * 88
Packard Motor, pfd *O7 W
Parke. Tnvls A Cos 171 •••
Reo Motor Truck C 0.... !•>« 1 'C*
I Reo Motor t 'ur <'o 22 I’l
Scoten-Dtllon Cos. *9 ....
Standard Screw t,0.. com 73
Do. preferred • 9*
Standard Accident In. Cos. 137 ....
Yrused CnniTi tc St. Cos. -*% •
Do. preferred 101} ...
f S. Radiator Cos '.*-« HH
Do. preferred
F. S. Motor** Cn., c0m.... 2-»* 3-»
Do, pnferred 12 14
Wh it «■ Star LI ti« ... * 4;« ....
Wolverine I > urt. Cem. Cos. l s i
S S. Kr<*g«, com 52 64
Do. pr« ft -red I*o 103
Chalmers M. Car Cos 156
(tanks nod Trust Cos.
Rid. Asked
| Central Savings 310 ..
i Detroit Sav': t g.i 275 ....
D< - ti oil I’n ted 185 ....
[Dim* Savtrgs 205 ....
First National 190 ....
I Fairvlew Savings 135 ....
O* rman-Am-rlcan 160 ....
. IR me-Savings 310 ....
1 Met i opollt an State 140
'.Mhhlgan Savings 180 ....
‘N tlonal Bank of Com,. 200 ....
Ifild Detroit Natl* nal 111
i Peninsular State 192 ....
J I’t f'pU 'a Stare . 247 356
Wayne County 'iavlngt.. 3UO ....
I Detroit Trust C 0....... . 2*B ....
I Security .Trust oC 227 224
I L'nlon Trust U o 160 ....
Th*< fol’uwlng firm" are privl
|«.gi.d to ej.fcute orders oh the
D-rr rtt S.o. U Exchsng* - Bumpua A
C • Cr.'lyl* A Povch; Matthew
Finn, G Gorton; W. A.
Himlin .* Cv; Plchard Irvin A Cos :
W Ii Mows ftr Cos ; FI W Nob'e A
Co.;*W E Reilly A Cos.; F. L4*a
grsve A Cos.; II 8. Warren A Cos.,
nnd Georgs M West A Cos.
Cunllaurd lr»w !'•*» *l».
ruent of the unfortunate* who fall
temporarily under their charge. They
do not club the people as they unci!
to do.
’ You can take my record of nine
years in the common council and on
the bench of the poll, e court and rely
upon me to do all that can be done
I in cleaning out graft In the municipal
government. But let me urge It upon
you that you must not allow my op
ponents to shift the Issue away from
municipal ownership. That must be
the principal issue of the campaign.
• What we must do Is to eliminate
the cause of graft. While you have
the old molasses barrel standing In
the yard you've got to have the flies.
And the cause of municipal corruption
lies in the sule of public privileges.
•Standing silently behind every
public official of the city you can
every moment set* the teinptr Satan in
I the guise of a public service corpora
tion It Is more than human nnture
I can stand. Every, now and then some
!of the officials > leld and fall. 1 hen
what happens? The poor man who
has yielded to the temptation that was
too strong for him is punished and his
wife and famil> suffer with him in
the ruin that has been wrought by
this sinister Influences that Is ever
present in oui public life But what
of the rich corporailoniat. Is he pun-
I Ihhed? Does ne suffer? No. he goes
ion in his complacent way laving new
pitfalls for other men coming
honest hearts and hands into the **.7l.
gerous paths of public life.
"The Octroi. I’nited railway, organ
, ized for fifty.live millions of dollars.
I stands today as the chte( source ot
! yraft In our municipal affairs, lntim-
Jldatinn the manhood and the woman-
I hood of Detroit.
; "One thing that stands out in
: this latest bribery scandal is the
I fact that a public utility corpora
tion wanted something and got it.
! The Wabash railroad now has $50.-
000 worth of our property for which
they paid nothing. If they want to
be fair why do they not come back
! to the council, return the property
and agree to have the Seventh-st.
proposition passed on Its merits.
"But, no. That is not the wav the
thing goes What happened today?
The Michigan Central came in with
a petition to lay tracks across a
street. And the common council
committee was so Intimidated by
I the developments of the last week
; that It passed the Michigan's ap
plication without giving the matter
any consideration at all
"Mayor (’odd tried to settle the ;
street railway question sixe years
ago and failed. Mayor Breltmeyer
tried and failed, and Thompson lias
failed twice. Would Thompson set
tle the question now? 1 want to
say that the election of any mayor
I who Is opposed to public ow nership
means delay. 1 hey'll be ready to {
spring something through the Board
lof Commerce that will have behind*
it all the money power of the city
anil attempt to drive you Into a bar
gain with the D. C. R.”
Judge Jeffries said there were sta
tistics to show that it cost only two
•cents per passenger to operate the
[street railway system of Detroit 14
years ago, and tnat the subsequent
; increase in traffic, together with t’.ie
J fact that there has been hardly any
.increase in trackage or cars, must,
have considerably reduced the aver
age cost. Referring to what has
been dine in the way of street rail
' way settlements in Cleveland, 0., and
in labgow and other cities of Great
Britain, he said the thing to do In
Detroit to follow the example of
these other cities and begin build
-1 ing tracks to compete with the D. U.
:R. He suggested a belt line passing
[through the north-end factory district
| and touching the river In the eastern
land western sections of the city, as a
good start and as a line that would
be a valuable factor In any eventual
street railway system.
He predicted that the D. U. R.
would come to terms as soon as it
found the city going into actual com
petition with It, but urged that muni
cipal lines should be built with a view
to permanency and the elimination of
waste effott, and said that the only
thing that now prevents the city from
faking possession of the streets where
franchises have expired is tlie fact
that it can offer no substitute service.
W.lth the proposed belt line in oper
ation and extensions built where they
are most needed, he declared the city
would throw out the D. l\ R. from
one street after another as fast as
the city could build parallel lines to
take care of the traffic.
The first meeting. Monday evening,
was iitlci in the hall of Burkhardt
Fetts, Canfield and Joseph Campau
aves.. in the sixth precinct, of the
Eleventh ward, and from there the
judge went to William Dye's place.at
Milwankee-ave. and f’hene st., in the
elevtt H. precinct of the Ninth ward.
Both places were c rowded with voters
and iu each a Jeffries’ club wan or
ga.itzca. Resolutions were adopted
jin the Eleventh ward meeting criticiz
'ing the Fiee Press and Journal as
"scumlotis sheets'' because of their
I opposition to municipal ownership
and other progressive measures,
pledging the voters to work against
I the inhucnce of the "Republican Jour
nals working for the vote swappers’
league in dictating who shall be the
Democratic candidate for mayor in
the city of Detroit.” and warmly in
dorsi its Judge Jeffries' candidacy for
the Democratic nomination for mayor.
I Simiiui i('solutions were adopted In
the .Ninth ward meeting.
John L. Austin. president of High
land Purk village, wan the author of
a resolution, udopted by the village
council. Monday night, requesting an
investigation of the police depart
ment of the corporation. The mem
bers of the council will do the In
vestigating, a provision in the recent
ly-adopted charter giving them the
power to act as a committee on po
lice. Tne president explained, in of
fering me resolution, that he had
been receiving a number of letters
from citizens, complaining that cer
tain police officials should be Investi
gated on < barges, varyng from petty
graft to threatened assault. There
are Id men in the police department
and they are said to be quarreling
among themselves, making charges
of different kinds against on« an
other. There is a feeling in the vil
lage that the force could be reduced
to advantage.
SudifM-llkr »*n«tiK«. hi*»
l)« feather*. The plsm nent kind that
look* right Tl-.ee FH-f'-g Oe. 1»
John P. -*t. Ph. Mato 1411 or City III!
Detroit Man is Uned $75,000;
Allowed 156 Years to Pay It
DANVI 1.1. E. 111., July 30.- Hardy 11. Whitlock now living In Detroit,
who while* sheriff here seierul years ago, repulsed a mob that threatened
to lynch a Negro, whs lined, $75,000, yesterday, for embezzling $37,600
while serving u.c county treasurer after his term us sheriff tiad expired. He
pleaded guilty.
The fine is in accordance with the law which provides that ihe penalty
shall be twice the amount of the theft.
By Judge Schollteld s decision. Whitlock Is to pay S4O a month until the
fine is paid. At the late fixed It will tuke him lfiG years and three months
to pay the fine. He is 50 yearsold.
The Detroit United Bank
FRANK B. I.KI.A.NI*. President.
i’ll VI.I.KS |t c’KAMKR. i'uklil. r
JAMES It BARK It AM, Asst Cashier.
Captial Stock Paid in $250,000
Surplus 100.000
Additional Stockholders’ Liability 250.000
Total Stockholders’ Liability $600,000
Interest at 4% per Annum
Paid on Deposits from the day of deposit to date of withdrawal
Send for booklet BANKING BY MAIL.
Address all correspondence to THE DETROIT UNITED
BANK, 2u6 Griswold-st,, Dertoit, Mich.
You Will Find
If you wish to borrow money on your improved city
real estate at current rates of interest —no commis
sions—call on us.
Capital $1,000,000
Surplus and Undivided Profit*, over. .$1,350,000
Vice-President. Vice-President.
Ralph stone,
Secretary. t
We have a full assortment of unre-
deemed Jewelry, such as Watches, Dirt- jiJjf
j monds, Rings, etc., on which we suar-
J antee to save you 50 per cent.
Cost from S2O to $lO, at $5 —$6 —s7.
\|| Hind* of Sni'hlnl.t.' Tool*.
Some papers have readers. THE TIMES
has subscribers. Every' home that
takes the paper is on its books.
7 Why Investors Favor
Union Trust “C.D.’s”
Union Trust Company Certificates of
Deposit yield 4 per cent yearly;
interest is remitted semi-annualiy.
They are payable on a fixed datq,
and may be renewed without present
Safety and convenience are combined
in this plan.
Details are yours for a call or a
letter of inquiry.
Union Trust Company
Detroit, Mich.

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