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ST. MARY'S CHURCH OPENED
Rev. Father English Celebrates Mass in
the New Church.
St. Mary's church was formally opened
with mass yesterday, celebrated by Rev.
Father English, the assisting priests being
Rev. Father Barry and Rev. Father Ryan.
The Knights of Columbus attended in a
body and occupied the front pews, Mr.
P. J, Brophy headed the Knights and
marched them from their hall to the
The music was unusually excellent, as
several of those who sang were from
among the best choirs in the city.
Cottonwood Coal Co.
Office 814 Utah Ave.
BY BUTTE PASTORS
REV. DUNCAN TALKS ON SPIRIT OF
UNREST AS MANIFESTED IN
EVERY WALK OF LIFE.
REV. BOVARD ON THE DEITY
Stimulating Thought That God Is in
Everything--Rev. Chapman on
Creation of Man.
Rev. J. lea is ltDuncan took for the ub-i
ject of his sertutn y'esterlay "''ohe I.arger
Life." lIe prer.etled s.m.it of lthe il
Vitw's ill it new light whicih steim.ed to
nimake hl lll them stand out morstrogly anllrl
c.mllrthensively than blfrire,.
In ipat .Mr. I)ti'nua stpoke tas follows:
"Which ever waly wt tny look tiday
the whole world is in a tlurmoil to. ititr st.
It is to be seern in iin ividi tl.: . iii ittl.is
trial co dlition., in the 'trougle f~t w.ar
in the growitng desire for tiniersntI 't'ace,
it is everywhere manitifest.
"It is the' yearning tIl stritu ing of the
human spirit for the lalrger life, the. dinw
ing of a higher conscioucnoss. the awake o
ing to it se ec of gearter powers. the stif
feninl rof the t' ill to fresh etoll ests.
"'The prevaliling .,ci:atl llnre"t ita;IIus
somethingllo far deeper all hltter than
mlerely ltmaterill illlproivellt ntl., II mally
nieon that; mo tO i freotten .tly it ti .,ets
ullite the reverse. IBut hey'tld tihat,1 it
meansll' that e'vcryvwhtre itlividhusls are'
being thrown into hardship, privation, utn
tertainties and struggle', where alone the
rutohi witrc nf experience'tt is lione nttl tihe
soul of tt bin ewt is e nto slhaple and fitted
for the finer tools itf the taster tutritos'
of the universe.
"When one has seiztd this trulthl, he
hats Iaid his ihand on i ature's i(lm"st
secret. : phylsioigical;t law a. tix'td as
fate, tlhnt only experiencet Iy strutgtle it cati
htuild the tracks of virtue in the irain.
"The tinrest nitl hairdshilps f strgtuleh
are the st liolI of ipower, the creaitior iof nall
the direct and effiicient .,ergies wlhirh an
comntplish the ceiseless development .tt 11i
uplifting of inlividihuls and society, 'I he
tyoung plersn who is ltookinig for a '"soft
snap" or contenting himself with hlxurious
cats is iiimply playing Iri;ttit ifrou the
only discipline which caet save hiti from
a future of intellectual anlt moraLl im
"Niatulre is at this tuttsiness itnce'santltty,.
in the chitcuiritit's iril hardshipt-, of the
tuniversal unrest, httihling tp tithe brains
of the empire antd the lords of ihe lthater
life: and up they cotme frim the depthsl
alnd carry the worhl along. All the sle
Imets of manhood natutire must crewt' in
just tile same rough wlay. 'Ihe tl'racks of
the malllly anid womanlly vilitues nltlt I'
built up in the brain by hard and heavy
cxp.ricnce., stroke by stroke."
God Every Day.
Rev. C. I.. Rovard of the Mountain
View church delivered a sertlon on:
"And I heard a voice out of heaven, say
ing, behold the tabernacle of ;,od i. with
men, and he will deliver them. and they
shall be his people, and ;,od himself shall
Ie with them, and lie their God.""
lie said in part: "God is in everything.
in land and sea. in our daily lives. This
is a most stimulatintg thought. (;oid had
to have peopile that were spiritually
minded before they could recogniize Ilis
truths. Twice during his life ('hrist nmem
tioned the church. ()nce when lie sail:
fhou are Peter, andl on this ruok will .
build my church ;' anll again iwhen he
said, '".o tell it unto the church.' "
Sermon on Man.
Rev. A. L.. (Chalpmain dlelivered a ser
monoi at the Shrtrilge Christian church
last night, the sulject of swhich was
"Man; Who and What is Ilie?" The ad
dress was able and dealt with mant as the
creation of an intelligent ;od : as a heing
endowed with the potser to reason, to plan,
to think, therefore, closer to the divine
than anlly other animial tin earth.
The speaker also stated it was quite plsT
sible that human beings were at this mio
ment living on other pilanets that it was
just as probable that tile trod who created
and peiolled the earth wouldl create people
to live on other planets. lie went otn to
state that every one shoihl study himself,
so that he might be nearer to knlowing God.
Park county ofiers a reward of fivt ht:ndred
dollars for thle arrest and conviction of party
or parties dynamiting bridge just east of Liv*
ingaton, Sunday. August a.
MRS. ENCY M. CALKINS
IS DEAD IN CHICAGO
W\ord was received in this city ye'ster
day of the death of Mrs. l:tncy M. ('alkiins
at the Ihonie of her son, Raytmtonll Calkins,
in (Chicago. Mrs. Calkins has a tumtber
of friends in this city, where she has
lived for a nlumbtller of years.
She is the imother of Mrs. L,. J. Ilamil
ton anld aunt of 1. E. Calkins, both of
Other members of tile family are 13. F.
Mitchell of Troy, l'a., Mrs. Iloyden of
Grand Hlaven, Mich., Mrs. Sarah Corbin
and Miss Ilrlen Calkins of Corning, Pa.,
and Mrs. Anna l)emorest of New York
Mrs. Calkins will he buried in Troy,
Pa., her old honme, where her husband is
PHILIP LEO PAUL NAMED
Big Time in the Syrian Colony Over
Christening of Child.
Philip Leo Paul received his name last
night according to the rites of the Catholic
church. The ceremony was perfornmed in
the Sacred Heart church by Rev. Father
The parents are Mr. and Mrs, John
Paul of the Syrian colony. Col. J. I-H.
Curtis was godfather and Miss Nellie
Callahan acted as godmother.
After thle ceremony the christening party
went to the home of the Pauls, where an
entertainment was given.
"Feast of Concluslon."
The congregation of B'Nai Israel will
celebrate the "Feast of Conclusion" at the
Methodist church South tonight. Rabbi
Weiss will officiate 4I deliver a sermon
on the subject, "Autui.t." The choir will
be in attendance and Miss Abrahams and
Mrs, Mowenberg will sing solos.
Dance by Germans.
A dance was given at Renshaw hall
last night by the German society, Thus
nelda Lodge No. 4. Refreshments were
served during tho evening,
ARMIES OF ZION
READY TO MARCH
DOWIE REVIEWS HIS HOSTS BEFORE,
HURLING THEM UPON 8IN
RIDDEN NEW YORK.
ELIJAH'S AWFUL THREATS
Says Laggards Who Do Not Shoulder
Cross in This Pilgrimage Will
Wither Away, So They Will.
I1Y AM..o' IAIE, t'11. HM...
('hicang, Oct. , +"The restoration
lhost," , o.i.,, strollg. naltrlched in review
befoire John Aleuander IDowie at Zion
('ity y telrrldy.
In a;lrtl'ssig (00 Ipersons ill the
T'labrncle a fterardl, he declaredl that
th] l sen it.Il.erS, f Zinll who failed to go
to work wouhl wither away, and their pors
Itrity wou\ll(l c lase.
'The' "restoratiton hIist" marchedl into
th: - Ihl,.irn cle jisit ias it will file into
"hadi.oni slquare I ardlten in New Y'ors'
thi. wteek. I'Farch crri:aelrr wore ,ashles of
tel'ow, whilt i t l, l hailar.
1ten ;nId i tn11'1n, boys andll girls, hesaled
by the captains of IhI IitlTerent legions,
astm(t llI tio her iJ)wie give iinstructions
f'r the Ne.w Yiork tripl, which begins on
\\'W tl.'lav. I1), i, annollllluncedl' that he
Ihad Inow registered .t.,lM pIersons as Ine1n
h|'r, of the "rr stor;atin hust."
litc' .pr|Is that with lho.g now onI
thIir way It New Yo+rk frotm 1other parts
Iof lilte countrll y ilthe arlly will have 4,ooo
SON KEEPS MOTHER IGNO
RANT OF HIS PLIGHT
Lies Dying in Bellevue, but Will Not
Give Doctors Her Address, for
Fear of the Shock.
IHV A..ta' \1I I,1 l'i .SS.
Ne' Yirk. )c·t. I:. Ie Ic ell'vlu hos-'
pital ,.ctlrs, r ,ln'i' t Irle to all si cenes,
have ccibeen '.tirtle d Iy tIIIhe slf sacrifice
ho wtn by eohl 'onr'oy, ca laborer, whose
back 4 ,,, ,brokenl by a fall recvived while
at hi. ,tork.
IConroy ,was i:en to the hospitail and
tilt being aiked for his c i i irc 's iandl that
tof hi nearesc t rev lative. thli the physician
his mother wi . ",'ri ...c -ly ill and shollruld
.he learnl of hi. injuccry lshe would un
lFinally hr i rc a :c. chilres, but it proved
fictitioln. Ilii, i·tr and tile dying
li 'iher wer're 11c11t' ;aeI:1'1(',d ait his 1now
appearance. and finally thie former began
the roun l ocf the h, .:'it Its.
lil ally at the' Itrllitche tie search wasi
rewcrard lI; ibut Ihe h:l a:rrivcd to late.
IlhrcrIbrother hdcc .,d away o.ily a few
oin s, re- cc or sicec :rlcrivt l.
"JACK" WILL FTTq IS NO MORE
Son of Owner of H-eatherbloom, Cham
pion High Jumping Horse.
Ify A '.O' I emD PRits..
New York, I.():. 1-. A s.light irtluise onl
one of lits lc. has rclee a;u the death cof
"Jlack" W\\'ill~t , the 16year-olhi sotI of
IHoward Willettl of W\hite Plailns, owner
of Iieatherbloomc , championi high jumpling
horse rof the world.,
The h;l was brought toi a New York
ihospit: lal t i week on a lpecial train in the
hope of sccuring relief froL gre aCt pain
in his illmb, caused apparently by a slight
bruisiie whicth 1nt eVecin broIke the skin.
Ihlow ice hurt hiimscelf Younig Willetts
did notl kcnow, IlloIcl poisoninccg ideveloped
antd de'lpite ain operation ll h ce died,
TROLLEY CAR INTO A DITCH
Forty Passengers More or Less Cut Up
Ic. ..i*4 IA I a.1ce1 1il S.
New York, Oct. i ..-- Vortny mlien and
women pic engicilcer; icn i trorlley car have
had a rccilairkablce escaei frocn deiath near
I'williamd ' ridge. All were badly shiken
uip allc cit by glass, cct none were se
A stonie cdiraile'd tle car when moving
lt hilc ipeed. It rain Il feet over the
roadway atll then toppled into a ditch.
Nea.crly all the women faincted and were
re.moved thI rotfh the windows,
FOREIGN MISSIONS MONEY
More Than $91,500 Subscribed by thec
It-V A-o i c I.VI Ei li I.S,
New York, (Oti. 1i.--itore than $1l,5oo
has heen pledged for foreign mlissions iy
cIlelibercr . of thl e Christiani .\lliance. fol
lowing an appeail by the Rev, A. B. Simp
son at lthe I u;pcl tcablernacle in this city,
where the alliance lihas been holding its
:anctal convention. Thic is a greater sum
by $lo,0o0 than was ever sulbscribed he
fcore tin alliance cmeeting.
Nearly Zoo orphans in India were pro
vided for, $15 being given for the sutp
port of eaich. One wealthy womcan pledged
herself to look out for 50 orphans at this
EXHUME BODIES AT HANNA
Remains of 24 Victims of Disaster of
June 30 Are Unearthed.
IlY ASS(ccIA' El) PREcS.S.
HIanna, Wyo., Oct. z ..-Ecntry az in the
coal mine ihas just been opened and 24
badly decomposed bodies of victims of the
disaster of June 30 were found,
The remlains will ie brought to the sur
face for identification and burial as fast
Of the 169 men killed there are zo
bodies in the mine,
ARMY HEROES HAVE ARRIVED
ccY ASSOCIATED PRE .cS.
San Francisco, Oct, la.-Lieutenant H,
P. Sheridan, United States cavalry, son
of the famous Civil war general, returned
from the Philippines on the transport
Sheridan, just arrived, after a year's camn
paigning. Lieutenant R. T. Hazzard, who
won fame and promotion to the regular
army as a result of his good work with
General Funston in the capture of Agui
naldo, was also on board,
BAD FIRE IN WALLA WALLA
BY ASSOCIATED PRESS.
Walla Walla, Wash., Oct. ra.-The
lumber yards, planing mcill and sash and
door manufacturing establishment of
Whitehouse & Crimmona was almost com
pletely destroyed by fire yesterday, itn.
volving a loss of over $65,0oo, with about
BOURKE COCKRAN SAYS THE EVIL
IS UNDEfRMINING SAFETY OF
LABOR QUESTION IS TRIVIAL
It and the Trusts Will Solve Themselvee,
but Divorce Strikes at the Virtue
of Our Women.
RY ASSOCATTED P'RES,.
New York, Oct. Ia.-In an address be
iore the Knights of Columbus in Carnegie
hall to celebrate the anniversary of Amer
.an's discovery, W. IBourke Cockran re
hiwedw the march of civilization and de
clared the only blot to be seen on it to
the present day is the divorce practice.
I he great private fortunes he consid
ered to be of value to the nation, while
she labor problem, he said, is only a step
in the march of progress.
Progress Is the Law.
"T'here has been growth," he said,
"ince the beginning of the world.
I'r,.gress is the law of the universe and
the, nations who canme before this one-ttle
Ien. who lived and accomplished things
,r iorec Columbus-were simply the links
in a ctait which has not yet become conm
" I'he present condition of society here
Soiull of promise. We have the greatest
irillme of the earth--greater t;ila Roome
.cr dared dream o'-- andt though plhiloso
I-hers say that where wealth accumulates
I1no, decay, I see n1o cause for despair.
"\\'htn a large fortune is tnot gained
hv rbltery, by fraud or by the imtaipllla
it, of thle laws, then it can be but a
blri to the natioln.
".1ly neighbor's prosperity increases my
nMit and that of the earth.
No Signs of Decay.
"Nor do Inh lern fortunes tend to the
ilcrease of luxury. ()O thile contrary, tien1
b come more self-denying. I see no sign
of ,decay in the hutlan race here.
The labor qicestiuo . is ii process of
'jlillon, alll ever'y row is a step toward
Ihis. A laborer cannollt gt more pay than
th tlie of his product, for then the
i,,,' et cea.es to be lllade. Nor can he
aget tch less, on il'accounl t of the element
of competitioi . The laborer of today is
it a :ervant, but a partner of his em
Ip'yer. and their good rests in a itutual
nll It rsta. idinig.
"lut the Ilot I see ont civilization is the
increasle in the numtlber of divorces. In
thel ancient state the suprelme importance
of lif, was to inlcreiase the imllportance of
the -:tiiat. 'Today the end of life is the
individual good: blut the individual good
liies ii the prosperity of the famlily, and
it is at this that the divorce strikes.
Will Destroy Family.
"if not checked, it will destroy the
"The remcedy to this, as I see it, is to
realize that matrimony is a state, not a
contract, and divorce must be stopped.
l)isorce strikes at the virtue of our
women, and this virtue is what preserves
"The divorce is the one foul growth
upon our soil, and upon its riddance de
pendls the fate of our future.
"If we are to choose between divorce
and polygamy, give us polygamy."
MARQUIS OF SALISBURY
LORD OF THE PRIVY SEAL
Personnel of the New British Cabinet as
Completed-Sir Alfred Prettyman
in Important Post.
It' ASSOCIATED P'RE SS.
lndon, Oct. ..--The interesting an
,-ntuncmcnt was made last night that the
new marquis of Salisbury (late Viscount
ra.,re i. will enter the cabinet as lord
if the privy seal, the office held by his
father until his retirement last year, when
.Mr. Ilalfour assumed the post without
taking the salary of $1o,ooo specially at
lthiedl to it when the late Marquis of
Salisbury took the position.
The cabinet now consists of 19 meImbers.
The appointment of L.ieutenant Colonel
llrmley-l)avenport, as financial secretary
to the war oflice, is confirmed, and the
ifllowing additional minor appointments
have been made:
Secretary to admiralty, Sir Alfred
I'rettyman; civil lord to admiralty, Major
I.ce, M. P.; junior lord of the treasury,
Lord t'alcarres, M. P.; treasurer of the
Ilotselold, Marquis of Hamilton.
The new civil lord of the admiralty,
\Major Lee, was British attache with the
I'nite-l States army in the Spanish-Amer
iciai war and military attache to the
British embassy at W\ashington in 1894
i,,). lie was parliament private secre
tary to Mr. Arnold Forster, secretary of
the admiralty, in 1got,
CHANGES IN THE ROCK
ISLAND RAILWAY SYSTEM
BY ASSOCIATED PRESS,
Chicago, Oct. I3.-Charles A. Goodenow
will sever his connection with the Chicago,
Hock Island & Pacific railroad at the end
iof the present month. His resignation
was formally presentel Saturday,
Fourth Vice President Stevenson, who
recently came to the Rock Island from
the Great Northern, will have charge of
the operations and construction and it is
semi-officially announced that B, F. Win
clhell, now vice president and general man
ager of the St. Louis & San Francisco,
is to be third vice president of the Rock
Island and will be given supreme charge
of the traffic affairs of all the lines of
Mlr. Winchell, it is said, will move from
St. l.ouis to Chicago on November Y. It
is stated that Mr. Goodenow's position as
general manager will not be filled after
BY ASBOCIATED PREBs,
)Posen, Prussian Poland, Oct. I..-A
nkmorial to Bismarck was unveiled yes
terday in the presence 'of Prince and
Princess Herbert Bismarck. A banquet
followed, at which Baron von Hammer
To Take Loans.
Berlin, Oct. za.-According to the Lokal
Anzeiger, American finapcial houses have
arranged to take aoo,ooo,ooo roubles of
loans to be taken at St. Petersburg, War
saw, Moscow and Odessa.
ON THE DECREASE
CHICAGO BABES HAVE A BETTER
CHANCE TO LIVE THAN IN
THANKS TO WOMAN'S CLUB
Health Department Attributes Better
ment in Conditions to Efforts
of Women Workers.
SY ASSOCIATED PRESs.
Chicago, Oct. a.--The death rate in
Chicago infants, les than a year of age,
has decreased 6o.z since 18p9.
The death rate of persons of all ages
has decreased 39.1 per cent in the same
period. These statements are made in the
weekly bulletin of the health department.
Speaking of causes favorable to pre
venting infant mortality, the bulletin says:
"An improved milk supply, the anti
toxin treatment of diphtheria and other
causes often cited to account for the de
crease of infant mortality are equally in
adequate and the department is disposed
to attach more importance to the educa
tion of mothers in the hygiene of the
young. The efforts of the woman's clubs
and similar organizations in this educa
tion have been steadily growing during all
this period of decreasing infant mortality
and it is believed this is the principal fac
tor in giving the baby a better chance for
"In i8Rt there were 8,ao8 deaths of
infants less than z year old. In 19oa there
were 5,144 infant deaths. This change the
department shows is brought about largely
by the decrease of mortality in the
"r.are is the great life saver."
SENATOR DIETRICH ON
THE FUTURE OF ALASKA
Does Not Think Much of Agricultural
Possibilities of Country-Has
Made Official Visit.
BY ASSOCIATED PRESS.
San Francisco, Oct. a1.-C. H. Diet
rich, United States senator from Nebraska
and member of the committee on public
lands, has arrived here after a four
months' visit to Alaska. His object in
visiting the territory was to familiarize
himself on conditions.
He does not attach much importance to
the reports of Alaska's great agricultural
future, which have come here for years
lie says the many thousands of dollars
expended at the government experiment
station at Sitka have not established many
facts about the agricultural possibility of
the territory that have not been known
for So years.
ESCAPED PRISONER IS
RECAPTURED IN UTAH
BY ASSOCIATED PRESS.
Salt l.ake, Utah, Oct. tI.-Famished
with hunger, his limbs torn and bleeding
from contact with the thorny underbrush
through which he plunged in his mad
flight for freedom, Nick Haworth, one of
the two convicts escaped from the state
prison near here Friday night, was yes
terday recaptured in a cabin less than a
dozen miles from the penitentiary. Con
trary to expectation, laworth made no
resistance and meekly complied with the
command to surrender.
The arrest was made shortly before
noon by Constable Neilson, assisted by
tllree citizens from the little village of
CENSURE OFFICERS FOR
LOSS OF THE GIFFORD
flY ASSOCIATED PRESS.
San Francisco, Oct. t2.-The naval
court sitting at the British Consulate gen
eral to investigate the circumstances at
tending the stranding and loss of the Brit
ish Bark GiTford of Glasgow, September
a6 at Mussul Rock. has filed findings, sus
pending the master's certificate of David
Michie for a period of six months, and
censuring tile members of the crew for in
subordination. It is recommended Cap
tain Michie he given a certificate as first
mate during the term of his suspension.
It is not possible for the proprietors to
publish more than a very few of the nu
merous letters received in praise of Cham
berlain's Colic, Cholera and Diarrhoea
Remedy and telling of its remarkable
cures. They come from people in every
walk of life and from every state in the
Union, The following from Mr. T. W.
Greathouse of Prattsburg, Ga., speaks for
itself: "I would have been dead now but
for the use of Chamberlain's Colic, Cholera
and Diarrhoea Remedy. It cured me of
chronic diarrhoea after seven years of suf
fering. I can never say too much in
praise of the remedy." For sale by Paxson
& Rockefeller, Newbro Drug Co., Christie
& Leys and Newton Bros.
DAINTY EAR OF FAIR
DUCHESS IS QUITE BAD
BY ASSOCIATED PRESS.
London, Oct. 1z.--The Duchess of
Marlborough has derived so much bene
fit from the advice of the Austrian aurist,
whom she consulted last summer, that she
is shortly returning to Vienna, where she
intends to remain for a year in order to
undergo a thorough course of treatment.
Want to Be on Right Side.,
BY ASSOCIATED PRESS,
Victoria, Oct. Ia.-Miners In Bear
Creek district on Portland Canal on the
northern border of British Columbia, which
is now considered United States territory,
are locating their properties in the British
Columbia mining recorder's office fearing
the territory will be awarded to Canada
at the close of the Alaska boundary com
mission now in session in London.
BY ASSOCIATED PRESS.
Victoria, B. C., Oct. Ia.-James Beck,
a pioneer of British Columbia, committed
suicide yesterday by hanging himself at
Cedar Hill while suffering from melan
Shortage of $30,000.
Iowa Falls, Iowa, Oct. za.-Edwin A.
Soule has bees} arrested and charged with
larceny by embezzlement. It Is stated the
shortage is $30,oo0,
CREAT STATE FAIR.
BUTTE AND SILVER BOW COUNTY
WERE CONSPICUOUS THROUGQ
OUT T1HE BIG SHOW.
MAY BE CALLED A SUCCESS
Offioers of Association and Those i4'
Charge of Exhibits Are to Be
Incoming trains Saturday night an4d
yesterday brought home the large delega-.
tion of Butte people who spent the week
in Helena in attendance upon the state'
Butte was better represented at the fall
than any other city in the state. Butte
men and women were seen on every side
and the metropolis of Montana can cer
tainly be said to have assisted materially.L
in the success of the fair.
The mineral exhibit furnished by Butte
was one of the big features of the fair.
Carl Galiger and C. Q. Bates, who were
in charge of the mineral exhibit fromn
Silver Bow county, were generally praised
for the efficient manner in which they
managed it and for their Informatioq
given to visitors. Messrs. S. V. Winchel:
and C. W. Goodale, who were also pres-*
ent on the big days, aided them in furnish-"
ing information to visitors about coppeV
mining and Buite's great mines.
Had Fun in Capital.
Butte people cut no small figure in the
success of the races and other forms of
amusement about the grounds. The
West Siders also had their share of fun in
the different amusements around town.
Rarely have the people of Helena beed
so taxed to care for the throngs of peopl4
who flocked to the Capital City from al
over the state and different parts of th'
The hotels and lodging houses filled up
early in the game and the hospitable citi
zens threw open their homes to friends,
Some Butte people complained that
Thursday and Friday night they could not
find a place to sleep, but it is believed if
they had exerted themselves they would
certainly have obtained a bed of some
It was sometimes a difficult task to ob
tain a meal promptly at the hotels and
restaurants, but on the whole complaints
on that score were not well founded. It
was a big crowd that would have taxed
the hotel and restaurant capacity of cities."
larger than Helena.
The proverbial hospitality of the Helens
people was ever in evidence. The city's
guests were the recipients of numerous
samples of that old-time good feeling
which has made the city famous. There.
were numerous parties and other social
events in honor of the visitors, while good
cheer prevailed upon all sides.
The success of the state fair seems to
be unquestioned. The only drawback was
the weather, which early in the week made
life at the fair grounds a little unpleas
ant. The weather improved on the third
day and for the balance of the week was
about as pleasant as could have been
It is planned next year to hold the fair
about two weeks earlier, or just after the
September equinoxial storm, when better
weather generally prevails. This will ne
cessitate rearranging the dates for holding
some of the county fairs, and steps to that
end are already on foot.
President Benepe of the fair associa
tion, Chairman Marlow of the executive
committee, Secretary J. W. Pace and the
other officers acquitted themselves in cred
itable style in the excellent manner in
which they performed thqir respective
The officials have been untiring in thew
efforts to make the fair a success since the
project first became a fact.
The displays of the different industries
of the state surprised some of the oldest
citizens of the state. While the great
sheep industry was not as largely repre
sented as expected another year will prob
ably correct this oversight.
Heretofore racing has been the prin
cipal feature of Helena fairs, but this yeas
there was a notable improvement on that
score. There was enough racing to sat.
isfy those who want that sport, but not
enough to make racing the all-absorbing
CHUM SHOOTS CHUM
QUITE BY ACCIDENT
BY ASSOCIATED PRESS.
New York, Oct. xa.-Midshipman Joseph
E. Paul Ferriera was accidentally shot
and killed by cMidshipman Mariao Herk
sher on the Brazilian man-of-war Con
stant, lying in the North river. They
were chums and Herksher is frantic with
RETURNED FROM THE ORIENT
Henry Savage Landor Has Been Nine
Months in Philippines.
BY ASSOCIATED PRESS.
San Francisco, Oct. za.-Henry Savg~o
Landor, the English artist and traveler
who has been engaged the past nine months
in the Philippines, has arrived here from
the Orient on the steamer Siberia.
Mr. Landor visited some 400 of the
Islands altogether, many of which he al
leges had never before been visited by a
Mr. Landor states that success Is grad
ually crowning the establishment of Amer
lean administration in the islands.
FOUR KILLED IN A RIOT
Socialists and Clericals Come Togethei
in Old Spain.
BIY ASSOCIATED PRESS.
Madrid, Oct. a.-A socialist demon.
stration of ao,ooo workmen took place at
Bilboa yesterday, during which a serious
collision occurred with the clericals. Fodi
persons were killed and ao injured.
J. F. Richardson Dead.
BY ASSOCIATED PRESS,
Omaha, Neb., Oct. Iz,--John F, icb
ardson, superintendent of the western dis
trict for the Pullman Palace Car com
pany, is dead at his home of cerebral
Famous Merchant Dead.
CHicago, Oct. a.--William G. Hibbard
of the wholesale hardware firm of Hib.
bard, Spencer, Bartlett & Co. died yester'
day of Bright's disease, aged By years.
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