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•-- ,& . , ,', . II Ir I- II- I ' .-- -'-- '-_ . . . . . . ' : ' , "::--.::.--..a ... . . . . . . . . V01. XXII. No. 35., !.JTT., MONTANA, WEDNF..DAY APRIL aP, 1903. PRICE FIVI:. CFN'TR RULER OUITS HIS PLACE Sultan of the Moroccans Proclaims His Brother Emperor at Fez. RIVAL FORCES ANGRY Speedy Attack on Port of Tetuan Is Threatened by Tribesmen. OFFICIALS IN TERROR Monarch Calls on All Men to Fly to the Defense of the Town. BY ASSOCIATED PRESS. Madrid, April a.--A dispatch from Mellla, Morocco says Muley Mohammed the sultan' brother, has been proclaimed emperor of Morocco, at Fes. Sdispatch from Tan ler, April , said the sultan had again offered the S ulln of Morocco, Who Retimrs. rown to his brother who had refused it. t was added in a dispatch from Melilla the same day that the sultan, accompanied by his brother, had started for Taza, head quarters of the pretender, and great ex citement prevailed at Fez. Ultimatum Is Sent. BY ASSOCIATED PRESS Madrid. April 1a.-Advices from Ceuta say the Kabyl tribesmen, besieging the port of Tetuan, have sent an ultimatum to the pasha in command of the sultan's forces demanding the dismissal of the sultan s collectors, and saying that other wise they will attack Tetuan. The pasha refused the demand of the Kabyles and appealed to men capable of hearing arms to assist in the defense of the town. Abandoned by Government. sY ASSOCIATED raP es. Tangier, Morocco, April aa.-Muley Amrani, uncle of the sultan, arrived here today from Melilla with the customs offi cials and all the government customs prop erty. Melilla has been abandoned by the government. MAY HUIT BUFFALO OWNER OF HERD ON ANTELOPE ISLAND, UTAH, INVITES THE PRESIDENT. DV ASSOCIATED PRisBI, Salt Lake, April aa.-Mayor Thompson has sent a formal invitation to President Roosevelt to participate in a Buffalo hunt on Antelope island, in Great Salt Lake, during his visit to this city. The hunt will occupy an entire Clay, and as the president's scheduled stop here is but four hours a rearrangement of his plans would have to be made. It is hoped this can be done. Antelope island is ao miles loug and from three to five miles wide. It is formed of mountains and plains, and the small herd of buffalo on the island, owned by a private company, is exceedingly wild. Northern Securities Dividend. New York. April aa.--The Northern Securl. ties company has declared the regularly quar. rerly dividend of I er cent, payable May ITALIAN NOBLEMAN IS SEEKING A RICH WIFE SY ASSOCIATED RESSII New York, April aa.-Armed with docu ments to verify his claim to nobility Marquis Arthur de Mayo Durasso of Naples has come to New York with the avowed intention of marrying an Ameri eas heiress, and in evidence of his ear esnes, reeently advertisaed to this reffet. -The marquis thinks New York is the Meeca for heiresses. "There Is more money in New York than n all Europe," he eid when asked wn he came to New York instead of orln to some other large city. "Yeu see," added the marquis, "I. would 61,110 PERSONS IN CITY OF BUTTE That Is the Population of the Camp According to the New Directory. PAYROLLS OF EMPLOYERS ARE LARGER THAN EVER Book Contains More Than 750 Pages and Shows the Municipality Is in Ex cellent Condition in Business Way Slight Decrease in Number of Names Over One Year Ago. There are 6t,i16 persons in Butte, ac cording to the estimate made by R. L. Polk & Co. in their city directory for the year 19o3, issued today. The compilers of the directory say in the preface that this is a slight fallitng off, compared to the number shown in last year's directory. The pay roll of the camp, however, is larger than ever, indicating there is as much commercial prosperity as ever in the metropolis of Montana. In Usual Style. The ztoj directory is prepared in the usual style of R. I. Polk & Co., and is an up-to-date publication from a city direc tory standpoint. The book contains more than 7so pages, with the usual amount of advertising. There are 27,16o names in the book. The publishers take the multiple of 2a. as a basis, and estimate the total popula tion at 6m tm6. In concluding the preface, the authors of the directory say: "Thia volume contains a .163 names. The ratio of a,! to .. which is believed to faithfully represent the names of wo men and children who are not included in the directory enumeration, Indicates a present population of 6t,sa6. "For the first time in several years the city of Butte shows a small decrease, but the pay rolls of the various concerns in Butte are larger than they have ever been, thus indicating greater business pros perity." NEW CABLE STATION COMMERCIAL PACIFIC COMPANY SENDS WORKMEN TO MID WAY STATION. Honolulu, April Is-('ia San Francisco, April a2).-The Commercial Pacific Cable company has chartered the Inter-Island Steam Navigation company's steamer lianalel to go to Midway Island with material, supplies and men for the establishment of its cable station there. The station is to be on what is known as the Sand island. The steamer will take lumber and a force of carpenters to construct quarters antd several operators who are to remain on the island. The island is barren and plants and soil will ie taken to improve it. It was anncunced here that the cable to Manila will probably be working by the end ofJune. MRS. [L. H. RUTHERFORD IS THE LUCKY WOMAN IY AISOCIATED PRESS. London, April az.-The engagement of Mrs. Louis H. Rutherford to William K. Vanderbilt is confirmed. It is not known whether the wedding will take place here or in Paris, but it is certain it will not take place at the United States embassy here or at the london residence of Sec retary White, Mrs. Rutherford's brother In-law. Paris, April as.-The intimate friends of William K. Vanderbilt and Mrs. Louis like a young and beautiful bride with a large dowry so I came here to And it. American girls are beautiful beyond all others." Asked if $aoo,ooo would be a fair dowry, he said: "It would do; but it is not much return for the honer my title brings. My family is nearly 6go years old and has large estates near Waples." Passports from Naples, signed by the mayor, Ua "Artbur marquis of Dureso, ir of 'ood moral csar ter, and the son of Francois, marquis of Durua.o, a wealthy man of Naples." BABE WALKS STREET PART OF THE NIGHT Little Ethel Blair Wanders From Home and Takes a Long Journey. GRIEF-CRAZED PARENTS SEARCH FOR LNFAT Friends Assist in Ransacking the Town and at a Late Hour the Weary Babe ls Located at the Hale House, Where She Had Been Taken at One TWie for a Brief Visit by Mother. Little Ethel Blair. who lives ratr Quartz andl Crystal strcets, caused great excitement last night by starting out gi1 journey without leaving word as to Sler she was Iound. For three hours her father searched the neighborhood and rescue parties scoured the alleys and streets. When found, she had wandered down by the lisHle house and was still on the go. Mother Goes Calling. The Imother went out to make a call during the evening and left little 3-year* old I.thel with her father. As he was reading and writinl the little girl did not get as much attention as her restless nature demanded. Therefore she concluded the proper thing for her to do was to go out and Bbd her mother, on which thought she pro ceeded to act. After a while the father missed the pride of the household and began to get worried. He searched the house, but there was no sign of the baby. lie looked through the yard and in quired of the neighbors, but to no avail. The little one was lost. Streets Are Searched. Accordingly a searching party was formed and the streets were swarming with friends and acquaintances of the dis tracted father. For three hours the father led the hui from place to place and sent word to the mother that the child was out on the streets of Butte and could not be found. The mother hastened home, to find her worst fears confirmed-the, child was lost. The police were notified, but they could learn nothing of the whereabouts of the little one. After a time it occurred to the father that the mother was in the habit of calling on friends in the neighbhorhood of thse Hale house and had at times taken the child with her. Perhaps the little one might have re membered the direction and started out to find her mother. Little One Is Found. Acting on the suggestion of the father the searching party turned its steps to ward the Hale house and, sure enough, there they found the little girl. who though but three years of age traveled all the way from Quartz anmi Crystal to the place she was found inside of three hours. SEEMINGLY SOLID ISLAND SAILS AWAY DOWN LAKE Favorite Fishing Resort of Former Presi dent Cleveland Astonishes Nations by Taking Sudden Journey. BY ASOC(IAt ED ritEs!. Winsted, Conn., April a2.-An Islasmt 125 feet long and .to feet wide, seemingly fixed as solid as a rock on the east shore of l.akefield Monterey, has floated three quarters of a mile down the lake. 'Twenty-five years ago the island made a similar journey. This lake in the Berk shire hills has been a favorite fishing re sort of ex-President Cleveland. DEFAULT ORDER S1 ENTERED JudgeGrosacup at Chicago Moves Against the Beef Packers. by ASOC'IAiEiD PMEaS. Chicago, April 22.-A formal order of default was entered by Judge Grosscttp today against the packers who have failed to answer the government's anti-trust bill. The final order of injunction was not entered against the defendants, owing to the absence of District Attorney Bethea from the city. It is said the packers will appeal when the final order is entered. BARR COLONJSTS ON A TREK Grand March from Saskatoon Begins Many Transports Start. Winnipeg. April 22.-The grand trek of the Barr colonists has commenced from Saskatoon. Twenty-five transports left at 4 o'clock. A large party will leave to day, probably 40 wagonloads. H. Rutherford accept the authoritative statement from London of their approach Ing marriage as conirmatory of what they believed for some time. Both of the per sons immediately concerned have conadnl ously denied their marriage was to tac place. These denials apparently have been due to the legal impediments exist ing in the New York proceedinls. Mi. Vanderbilt was present at a smell dinner p arty, Sundey night, when the question of his engagement was broached. He pra fessed to be entirely in ignorance of te matter. EXPENSIVE TO 01DE GRAVE DIGGERS OF MONTREAL gO ON STRIKE FOR INCREMA. IN WAGES. NY ASSOCIAT¢D Parse. Montreal, April ss.--Grave dim of Iotresl are on, strike for an tim of sS cents a day in wages. Dies In Denver. r.emoer nie stoe k hoken et -eet 9eo, ..,.,ed &.Co.o o N oee sd Cbicp. .u o~ soqm r!!ld" WESTERN UNION TAKES UP A. D, T. FIGHT AND THREATENS TO PULL OUT OF BUTTE ____StribinrC .lIrrscng.'r Icl~ys in l~one! ~,f II'VsIEDDIl Union V iI ir e uaroadwan. __.--t....._. STATEMENTS ARE ISSUED BY F. L REBER Committeeman of the Western Silver Bow Trades and Labor Assembly. 'The company refuac· to rco",,,.ile any u.litil it doe. so the labor unions stand fast. In rrftusing to rcogenizet tmlinhns, thin company hall platced itself iin t -sitioll where every la.or orannization in the state can boycott it. The Tradets lid I.a oir Asseimhly dr cri.s all violence. Yesterlday' trouble was agailtst our wishes and inltruclionv. The poli•ce could have stopped this trolle. I I rsoInally tre.ld t1o do .o in the .1It rllotin. So f:ar as o ' ittl 'til i'i i" 'rt , r ilt it loks as haI tl,,l:,y as it ,v'er dliI. Whent we went In thlit' 'tmp.tlv its ol' vials refused to treat with .i.. Iln Hotting them' selven ill this, allittlee they haver, for the tinme at least. pIrrvln.tl-I illy il, ope of adjuttatlrnt of this strike. HE FAILS TO PAY UP; MUST ANSWER IN COURT Refuses to Give Divorced Wife Money-Makes Trouble for Him. For failure to pay his divorced wife all mony H. A. Mcl)nnald has been cited for .nglcmpt of court by Judge liarney. The court has issued an order for Mc I)onald to show cause Saturday why he should not Ie adjudged guiky of contemltt. Hiis former wife, I.illie Mcl)onal, who secured a divorce from him June I. tcoi, and who now lives in Spokane, ctmplailned through her counsel that the dclendant had not paid the alimony of $25 plr montl, allowed by the court for the muoths of February and March of this year. The decree of the court recquirl.d the alimony should be paid monthly to S. M. Itoberts, clerl of the district court. Mr. Roberts is said to have receive.l a letter from McDonald, who is a traveling mian. residing in Butte, tl.at he would no longer pay the alimony. Counsel for Mrs. McDonald applied to Judge Iarney for a contempt citation based on the affidavit of District Clerk Roberts that the alinemy for F'lblruary and March had not been forthcoming. HE RETURNS WITH HIS BRIDE A. N. Yoder, Married in the East, Once More Back in Butte. A. N. Yoder a well-known and popular business man of this city, returned ye.tcrday from the East, bringing with him his bride, who was formerly Miss Lillian Alice Greiner of East Palestine, Ohio. The marriage took place in East Palestine, at the home of the bridegroom's brother, Enon Yoder, April 8. The ceremony was attended by a few friends and relatives of the bride and groom, it being a quiet home wedding. After the ceremony Mr. Yoder and his wife left for Pittsburg and other Eastern points, returning by way of Chicago and the Twin Cities. Mr. and Mrs. Yoder will be at home to friends at their residence, No. 6up Colorado street. H. H. ROGERS IS IMPROVING Condition of New Yorker, Operated on for Appendioitis, Encouraging. Bs AasoCIATLD Pars_ New York, April as.-H. I. Rogers, who submitted to an operation for appen dicitis Monday, passed a comfortable night and, according to a statement from his house, is improving steadily, Disorimination Case On. New York, April s.--The hearing of the eomplsint of W. R. Hearst against the Pennsyl nia and other railroads was con tinued beore the interstate commerce com mission today. Counsel for the complain ant ooastied his argument, BY F. V. MOFFITT Alsistant General Superintendent of the American District Telegraph Company. The .4A. I). T. is .ut of tlihe fiIghit. 'The .Western I'nlion is hlanlihng the strike. It is ul It tiohe bsintritS ,men aiul the ;lauthoritir f hItuttl whelthr or ntot this cily getsi %Vestern Union ee.rviCe. If the ctanpuny i prirevunted by vin lnclce from operatiln it will have to stop. The crumpany was Iprevented from working yesterdlay afternioon andl last even ing hby a mobl. of hnys. l'ulicicnn sitoodi by nid w.itthed the truhitr. 'Ihe compalliny onlrre d ithe hoys fair I. ulll n the h umt t n isio)llllli nilll ai. . 'lhe jlions cainsed l Ihi hiys. to wti!ihraiw froiu T.ei ctm'pl:iny stand fast in their offer. I Ii is no l advan;llcies to I llake. I rcgard ilhe lstrike furtlher froml a ret Il nlllllt low Ith nll ('V r. NORTHERN PACIFIC TRAINMEN ARE HAPPY Double Headers Abolished -New Wage Scale Be comes Operative. NiY A.NiflA'I it ' RI 5 '. St. ';Uti, April .. -'I hmanas Cooper, general anu.ager of the Northernl Pacific (ailway, has c.,,mllcte.d a ,clth'ment with the trailinll(e of tllt syste.l. Since thel I',!l;ully agredll, i week ago, to abolish double headiers, tl.e trainmen's etImnmitte e'lihid several s.'..i.rs, arrang ing with the railroad oflieials dettails, in cluding ithe new scheduttle. The schedue has bnow been completed and the linal st-Itl e*ent signI Id by the ctrm mittee of the trainmen and Mr. Cooper 51141 fhe Icom, "T;y. ihe wage tcale and tMe iabin lotilnent of the doul, head ers will go into tflect at HAYDEN TRIAL IS ON St'.I A. IA I 'IO ie INTI'1N M II'Ni AIN. Ilillings, April -.. A jury in tit I-lay denr murder trial was secured today and taking of evidence was begun this after nioon before Judge Loud. ('ounllty Attorney Harris is being assist ed in the prosecution by 0. S. 3;oddard. Attornelys Jackson and Kingsbury, the latter being from Waco, T'xas, are con ducting the defense. There is general interest in thle case and the courtroom is crowded. Hayden is the Billings policeman who shot a young mnan named McBlride by mistake, as he claims, last fall. lie pro tests his innocence and says the shooting was entirely unintentional. CHILDREN TORTURED BY FOSTER PARENTS Ny ASSOCIATED PREEs. St. Louis, April 2a.--The humane so ciety has taken two children--George and Florence MIe, aged 8 and 7 years-from the home of John Earl in Washington ave nue, and Earl .is in Jail, charged with lsr treating them, The boy's back is lacerated to his hips. Both eyes are blacked and four of his teeth are missin. The little girl Is even in a worse condition. On the instep of her right foot is a wound, caused, it is be lieved, by the application of a redhot poker; portions of her stockina has been burned into the dfesk Four fresh scars Crisis in the Trouble is Reached and Ending Seems Far Away. VIOLENCE IS OFFERED Corporation Officials Are Demanding Protection From the Police. ASK FEDERAL HELP Company May Apply to U. S. Court for an Injunction. STATEMENTS ISSUED Parties to the Trouble Pre sent Views and Hint at Complications. Violence late yesteriday afternoon, and last evening brought a crisis in the A. D. T. strike. The American Ilistrict Tlehgraph cont. ,alny, as a resutlt of this crisis, s,lopped busilless in Ilulte for the time bring. 'Thlie Western Union Telegriraph company this Illorlilng took the light on its shoullders. T'his changes the entire situation. For several days thile Silver Bow Trades anid I.abor Assembly has meditated d*i claring a general boycott against the Western Union 'Telegraph complan throughout the state. Sympathetic 6trike Possible. A syimpathetic strike in all departments of that company is also medlitated. The attitude of the W\Vetern Unionl, an IInounced this IImorningli, ili Ing that tom pnlly officially into the l light for the first time. 'his move was ordleredl by a dislpatch fromi liic general ofiles ill New Yilk. The telegramli was Il.tivied by F. V. Mollitlt, assist.,nt general sulleritendlent of tille American Ilistrit Tclegralph coin pally. Mr. Moflilt will now take charge of tae fight for thel Welsterl n:ion Telegraph CIlinpa ny. Iloth sides whllit that they ate further ap rt thlan at anlly Hlile sine the strike iii gall. To Ask Federal Aid. It is reporteld this afternoon that the Westernl Ullio,ll will ilvke federal aid to prevent interference with the delivery of its 1111 sages. The cllllally, it is ulnderstood, will to. day alpply to JIulge Kniowles in the federal ,court at Ilfeltna fotr anl injunction restrain ing the strikers anil their sympathizers froli illt ft lillg with such mnessengers as the ctopanlly Illay employ. Ii. I;. Mcintyre is the attorney for the colpany at Ileletla and will make the ap plication. The story is that the ijunctimon, if issued, will lie telegrapihedl to Butte at Unitedl Statuts Marshal Lloyd, who is ill the city, then probably will appoint depuIti.bs to ise that the order of tile court is en fojrcedl. The basis for federal itlterference is that the telegraph company is a colmmlon carrier and also is an outside corpora. tion. Unions May Fight. "'l'he Trades and Labor Assembly stands. firm. The company has refused to recog. nize unionlisnm. This puts every union in Montana in a position to fight it. In this the Western Union anlld the A. D. T. are the sallme thing." F. l.. Rcber of the Silver Bow Trades and Labor Assembly made the foregoing statement for the strikers this morning. "We are further from a settlement than _(Continued on Page Four.) are on her left leg and there is a deep scalp wound on top of her head. The humane society charges Earl In. flicted these injuries as punishment be. cause the children refused to perform se. robatic feats which he endeavored to teach them. The wound on the girl'e head was caused by falling from a trapese Earl and his wife travel as erformers with patent medicine shows. e took the children from an a for adoption, and when on of the institution ealled to see w ath children were gettaing along the da of their eondition wag mae.