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THIRD DAY'S WORK OF THE CONVENTION 'STORY OF THE XOMIXA TIOX IX DETAIL. RoUcaU of States Taken Amid Unusual Confusion in the Galleries. Chicago, June IS.— Both In respect to temperature ! and political development the third day of the Re ■ publican National Convention was much -warmer than any of its predecessors. The cool breeze \ -which had (riven perfect weather for the conven - lion gave place, in the early morning hours to a high, hot wind from the southwest that started the r mercury on a rapid climb, and long before the opening of the convention the delegates were dis 1 carding coats, and, in some instances, waistcoats. ■ Fans -were at a premium, and numerous pages were •rat along the rows of peats, placing a fan in each I one. The delegates, expecting a long, interesting and !] physically uncomfortable session, were slow in ar il riving at the hall, and fifteen minutes before 10 i o'clock, the hour to which the adjournment of yes ! terday was taken, there were less than a dozen of I them in their peats. The galleries at that time j -were sparsely filled, and spectators were arriving j J : slowly Inside the hall, although the gathering [j crowds on the. outside gave a forecast of the great \ thru— 1 soon to come. The only people who did not give some indication a •f alight indisposition to energetic physical exer- | I tlon were the members of the band, who tooted j I their horns and pounded their sheepskins with I ardor. The Taft managers, in order fully to conserve the | interest of their candidate, early in the day placed f on the floor of the convention, but not In the E] capacity of either delegate or alternate, a number ■ I of the most prominent men in the party who are | attached to the Taft candidacy. The duty of these [ men was to watch the work of the opposition can \ diflates. and promptly to head off any possible [ defection of strength and to hasten all accessions. I These men were Senators Fulton, of Oregon; War | ren, of Wyoming: BurketU of Nebraska; Long, of \ Kansas; Borah, of Idaho, and National Committee ; men Charles F. Brooker. of Connecticut; Powell Clayton, of Arkansas, and E. C. Duncan, of North Carolina. Frank H. Hitchcock, the Tart manager, was also • roaming around the convention during the entire | day seeking occasions to aid the cause of the Sec- I- retary in all possible ways. At 10 o'clock the delegates' seats at last began I to fill up and the gallery crowds were becoming : f denser. Many of those in the sections reserved I for visitors brought boxes of luncheon with them, » being prepared to spend the entire day if neces sary. • With th© gathering of the multitude th* heat in the hall increased appreciably, and it was not long before shirtsleeves were much in evidence. EARLT ARRIVALS AT COLISEUM. Among the early arrivals in the Ohio delegation. ■ anxious to witness the struggle for the nomination, were several members of the Taft family. Charles ; P. Taft sat in his beat as a delegate-at-large in the Ohio section, and in the front row of the gallery j j were Henry W. Taft, also a brother of the War I Secretary; Mrs. Henry W. Taft and Miss Taft 1 and Mrs.. Charles P. Taft. Senator Hopkins, of Illinois, chairman of the i ': committee on resolutions, arrived at 10:15 a. m. j ; He looked tired and worn out after his long- hours I of committee duty. It was exactly 10:37 a. m. when Chairman Lodge | rapped the convention to order. He introduced the I Rev. Dr. John Wesley Hill, of New York City, who : opened the session with prayer. His prayer follows: Thou that dwelled in light, and unto whom I I all things unfold in their ripeness and beauty; I [U Thou who art the centre of the widespread uni- j . v«rs«. drawing all things in ever increasing har ■ xnony toward Thyself; to Thee we come; and we thank Tr.ee. that upon us Thy knowledge has dawned, that for us Thy spirit strives, while about ut> are the tokens of Thy love and before us ar* th« reward.* of that righteousness which exaltcth men and nations. We praise Thee for the ble« . Jng6 of this day; for the beneficence of nature- for i : friends and friendship; for light and liberty and I eternal life. We bless Thee, especially this morn • !— ' ** " ur c ;? Untry: for the providence which brought it to lUht and peopled it with patriots; for Plymouth Rock and the Pilgrim Fathers; for th« Declaration of Independence, the "chart and *r$ r £Z ° r 5" , human r * hl *." and for all the want *nd woe and glory of those vanished years! Thou *Sf m b ?h *- Ul> throush th *t midnight of despa?r mmmmmmm -v ■ n- fn-eV; ."Sl V" cl *« r to wrj Interest n:;d Issue. w:tii a patriotism ard de > '■■ on to principle worthy the great party of Lln - l".". 1 ; v nClpat l On ' and with an Saltation and f*2 I li 2 purpose becomlnsr the first citizenship of ' it *r«™ ~ les^ w ? P* y Thef> - our nation. Save • Ui irom ,. MC * und violence. sedition and anarchy Bless Thy »rrut the President of thes^Uni^d &;«; ha :l k Th< * c for his s<?nse of responsi bility to God and country, for his championship of Bt fZHF, and riKhteoUKness, his intensity of conviction ■A I Inspiration oi leadership, his patriotism and M£\ diplomacy, and for his statesmanship, undlmmed Tj hy narrow partisanship, unhindered by fear and W unstained by selnsh ambition. Bless all Judges and lawmakers and those who have the execution of the laws: bless the Governors of the several states and the Mayors cf all the citif-s. Bles* the great body of citizens; may they be God-fearlnc and law-abid ing: may they be filled with th.- knowledge that j •■hall banish oarknesv; may intelligence be wedded to virtue and virtue be joined to piety, so that men may live tog*>t!i<-r in the liberty and love of the common brotherhood of man! Let It be ours to ■fad among the nations of the earth with such firmness toward the strong and pentlenes* toward the v<-,k thai all men may love liberty and behold the divine -.•••,■ • our liberty cornea. Com mand Thy blessing, we pray Thee, not upon our land alone, but upon ell the nations of the f-arth. especially upon those that Bit in darkness; bring ; upon them sprine and summer, that there may lie flowering anO fruiting. '■;<■«' h forth Thine arm, <> I Gr-d. and hurry the centurir-s that bay« been so I rlow. Bring to pas\« bH the dreams and i:ones and prophecies • for the future of mankind which are ■ now so dimly s^-n. but which are certain of con s unmn Rtioi s^nd out Thy litriit and Thy truth, • until the brightness sliall shine from sea to pea, r.n«l until th* prav<>r «o often offered with tear* «nd itroanK. "Thy kiiirfiom wine."" shall be chanced Into tlie rxultaiit sl;out. "The kingdom« of t!-> ■world lisvc become the IdngdOßM of our I^rd and r ' IV.* Christ!" Amen. Many chairs. in then -" distant sections of the Jarreaching gsJlerie* were vacant as the work of the day's session was taken up. Senator Fulton, of Oregon, was recornired to in troduce •- the convention George H. Williams, the lart Mrriving member of President Grant's Cabi net. Mr. Williams is a member of th» Oregon dele gation. He was Attorney General under President Gran*, and it HOW more than ninety years old. He was BKQTtai to a place on the platform. Senator Hopkins received the recognition of the BChair,8 Chair, and there was » wave of applause as he ptepped to th» =**«:■" Hepreyentative Cor>per, of Wisconsin, selected to make a minority report on the platform, also went Ito the state, with a ripple of plaudits following him. and Chairman Lodpe formally presented Sen ator Hopkins to the convention. "I am instructed." said Senator Hopkins ("Louder!" came from f«overal tioaa of th- hall)— "to pre i*pnt to the convention" ("Louder!" the speaker i Ask your grocer for L*9 /\ O X /Formerly called \ X Uwl V Elijah's Manna ) Toasties The Corn Flake food with the special "toasty" flavour. "The T&.»to Lingers." T*jckMgfS two fixes. 10 tri 15 Cer.ti Mac* by . « Pc*taxn <>r»ai Company, limited. Pitt.* Crtrk. Jilcb. •jraln vu Interrupted*— "th» following report: ("Louder: louder!" cam* the shouts as Senator Hopkins began the flrst sentences of the prepared platform, t 1 can tgo any louder." explained the Senator, and continued to read from typewritten manuscript. It was not long before the reader came to the flrst passage of the preamble, according high praise to the President, and at the mention of his having won so conspicuous a place In the history of the world there was applause and some cheering, but no attempt at a demonstration. Although Senator Hopkins is a speaker with ex cellent enunciation and a clear, resonant voice, the making himself audible throughout the hßll was a task that taxed his powers to the utmost. The roar of conversation In th<^ convention swelkd steadily as the Senator's voice grew a bit husky, and some of the pianks wore not heard clearly by the mass of the delegates. The tariff revision plank was not heard, or, if It wns. It was disregarded entirely. Not a single handc'.ap followed as Senator Hopkins finished the reading of that p!ank. The noise of conversation increased steadily, and it was only a short time before Senator Hopkins was practically submerged in the vocal struggle. Chairman Lodge Bat quietly at' his desk, taking little apparent note of the situation. A white haired delegate from Colorado finally became rest less. •■Mr. Chairman," he called, "bring some order." Bang went the chairman's gavel, and he said: "The Chair must request the galleries to cease from conversation so audible as to prevent the delegates from hearing the resolutions." The hall was instantly still, and Senator Hop kins went on In comparative quiet. It was only a few minutes, however, before the roar of voices again became prominent and swelled steadily, giv ing promise of another interruption to the reading. ANTI-INJUNCTION PLANK APPLAUDED. When the anti-injunction plank was reached the words "integrity of the courts" called forth ap plause. There were cries of "No. no!" when the suggestion was made that necessity existed for a change in the present manner of issuing injunc tions. The close of the plank was generously ap plauded. The planks Immediately following received little attention and were apparently unnoticed by the delegates. The reference to the negro, in the plat form and the reiteration of the party's demand for the enforcement of the Thirteenth, Fourteenth and Fifteenth amendments to the Constitution called out a brief period of applause. For a time the delegates on the floor called for , order, in an effort to stop the roar of conversation which welled from all quarters of the hall. Sena tor Hopkins also turned in appeal to the Chair Senator Lodge pounded heavily on the table, but his admonition was heeded for only a few seconds, when the hum of voices again grew to the pro portions that practically drowned the speaker's husky and fast failing voice. Senator Hopkins made another appeal to .the chairman for a semblance of order, and Senator Lodge wielded the gavel with some strength, but again the rapping was of little avail. Delegates and speakers alike were still lost in a discussion of the anti-injunction plank, and seemed to have little concern with the other features as outlined by the reader. A few minutes later Senator Hopkins once again personally appealed to the chairman for assistance in his struggle against the uproar in the conven tion, and once more Chairman Lodge asked the galleries to cease "audible conversation," and once more the galleries subsided for a few seconds and then broke out again. The reading of the platform ended at 11:16 a. m. "I move the previous question on the report I have Just read and the minority report, which will be read by Representative Cooper." It was Sen ator Hopkins who spoke. Kansas and Ohio seconded the motion, and it was put to a viva voce vote and declared carried, al though there were many "noes" raised in opposi- Representative Cooper, as he advanced to the front was greeted with cheers and cries of en couragement from the Wisconsin delegation. None came from any other direction. Chairman Lodge, before Mr. Cooper began the reading of his report, announced that (he debate on the question would be confined within forty minutes-one half to each side. Senator Hopkins. he said, would have charge of the debate on the side of the majority, and Representative Cooper would lead the fight on behalf of the minority. "The minority of the committee being unable to agree." began Representative Cooper, "with the majority in regard to the tariff, the trusts, rail roads, injunctions and trials ii contempt cases, has felt compelled to submit a minority report on these subjects." He then proceeded to read first the long plank proposed as a substitute to that offered in the re ported platform. The substitute embodied the La Follette idea of a physical valuation of all rail roads as a basis for the fixing of rate?. While the Republican party had done much, the plank de clared, there yet remained a great deal to be ac complished in the public interests. The minority report favored the enlargement of the powers of the Interstate Commerce Commission and the cloth ing of it with authority to institute proceedings on Its own motion. It was urged that the commission receive power to determine whether an Increase in rate should be allowed when such Increase was challenged. The Increase In the personnel of the commission also was urged. "We recommend." continued Mr. Cooper amid applause, "the enactment of a law requiring the Interstate Commerce Commission to make an exact Inventory of the physical property of all railroads, such valuation to be made the basis of Just and reasonable railroad rates." TARIFF PLANK FOLLOWS. The tariff plank followed that on the railroads. It was declared that under the present tariff the public was compelled to pay prices • dictated by monopoly, and that the situation -called for imme diate remedies. It was asked that duties upon imports should be made equal only to the dif 1 ference between the cost of production at home j and abroad. l The demand was made for the appointment of i a permanent tariff commission, to be appointed by ; the President. Demand was also made for the ■ enactment of a law prohibiting any combination ■ for the purpose of stifling competition and suppres i sion of price". Imprisonment for violation of this i law was asked. The plank also contained sug '■ gestions that a like penalty be made legal for vio- l ation of the Sherman anti-trust law. The minority further recommended that there be added to the majority report two paragraphs dealing with the publicity of campaign contribu tions and expenditures. "Hooray"' came' from a member of the Wiscon sin delegation. The paragraphs mentioned by Mr. Cooper recom ' mended that a Republican Congress and Republi ! can President enact and enforce a law requiring ! the managers of campaigns dealing with national 1 officers to publish, from tim» to time "during the ' campaign." the names of all contributors and the amounts contributed or promised, and the amounts | and purpose of all disbursements and to whom paid. , The report asked for the enactment of a law ' regulating the rates find services of telephone and | telegraph companies. Th- minority injunction plank demanded the enactment of a law prohibiting the issuance of In junctions In labor disputes when nuch injunctions would not have been asked had there been no labor element involved. It was also asked that the issu ance of Injunctions should in all cases be forbidden where the exigencies of the situation could ue cov ered by the ordinary processes of law. Punishment for contempt of court, it was asked, should be Inflicted only after conviction by a Jury, except In cases where the offence was committed In the Immediate presence of or in proximity to the court. The report also asked for the creation of a de partment of labor, and a bureau of mines and | mining within this department, with appropriation i of sufficient funds to allow Investigations of ruining disasters. The final planks In the report asked fyr \ the extension of the eight hour law to all depart- I ments of the government "I an* the only member of the committee who signed that report." paid Representative Cooper In closing. (Hurrah. Good!" came from the floor.) "And 1 am not ashamed of it. and will never apolo gize to a human being for having done so." re torted Mr. Cooper, who then drew a mass of papers from his pocket and opened a bulky one. "Louder"' came the aim "I am not going to read It. ' snouted the speaker. "Good! Hurray' Hoo-ray!" shouted several of the ' delegate Mr. Cooper nrjrued briefly the various planks Of fered in hi* report, raying li* had no ide« I.l* time NEW-YORK DAILY TRIBUNE. FRIDAY, JUNE 19, 1908. was tn be so curtailed, as announced by the chair man. "We of the minority." began Mr. Cooper in dis cussing one of the. planks. Then, amid laughter, he said: "I use the we' in an editorial sense. We of the minority," he went on. launching Into the prob lem of railroad rates. "As to Injunctions." declared Mr. Cooper, "w« would not tolerate for a moment the suggestion of an attack upon the courts. But remember, as has well been stated, that 'the discretion of. the court Is often the beginning of tyranny.' " WISCONSIN ASSEMBLY SPEAKER TALKS. Mr. Cooper yielded here to Herman Bkern. Speaker of the Wisconsin Assembly, for three minute?. Mr. Ekern devoted the brief time at his dis posal to the Injunction and railroad planks, giving only a few words to the court contempt plank. He read to the convention a protest signed by H. R. Fuller, national lntlotalUll representative of the brotherhood? of locomotive engineers, the fire men and the trainmen, expressing disapproval on behalf of those organizations of the antl-lnjunctlon plank agreed on by the majority of the .taOlUtiMM committee. The protest declared that. In the opin ion of the members of these organizations, It "Pimply Indorses existing law regarding the ques tion of notice, but that In It Is contained a dec laration apainst trial by Jury." State Senator Henry I>e<Stnry. of Wisconsin, closed the debate for the minority. Senator Hopkins, for the majority, then stepped forward, and thrre was an outburst of cneerlng. "The report of the majority," he said, "was signed by fifty-two of the fifty-three members of your committee. The only question here is whether you will stand by your committee or adopt the so cialistic. Democratic doctrines of Wisconsin." "No! No!" shouted several delegate?. Wisconsin demanded a rollcall on the adoption of the minority report, and it was seconded by South Dakota. Governor Hanly of Indiana rose to' a question of personal privilege, asking for a separate vote to be taken on the section of the platform relating to the publication of campaign expenses. The Chair stated the. question could be divided. Separate ballots were also asked by Governor Sheldon of Nebraska on the section relating to the election of Senators and by Governor Crawford of South Dakota on the physical valuation of rail roads. The flrst ballot taken was on the adoption of the minority report, except on the three sections which were to be voted on separately. The first break in a perfect rain of "noes" came from New Jersey, which cast 23 "no" votes and 1 "aye." South Dakota was the next state to break away from a solid negative, casting 6 "noes" and 2 "ayes." Wisconsin, the supporting delegation of the mi nority report, voted 25 "ayes" and 1 "no." The minority report was voted down by 952 to 28. "The question now is on the* plank relating to campaign contributidns," said Chairman Lodge. "And upon that I demand a call of the roll," said Governor Hanly. "Wisconsin seconds the motion." "The call of the roll Is ordered." said the chair man. "Those in favor of inserting the publicity plank in the platform will vote 'aye'; those op posed, 'no.' " The vote went steadily in the negative. Delaware announcing "no" on this and nil other amendments. The flrst break came In Idaho, which cast 6 "aye" votes. Indiana split her vote. 8 being in the negative and 14 In the affirmative. Two delegates were absent. There weTe scattering votes of "aye" In the dele gations from Kentucky, Missouri. Maryland, Penn sylvania, New York, West Virginia and Bouth Da kota. Nebraska oast all her 16 votes in the affirmative. Wisconsin voted 25 aye and 1 no. The territories and insular possessions all went in the negative. Senator Beverldge. of Indiana, announced that his state wished to give the full vote of that state, which he declared to be 13 ayes and 17 noes. The rollcall was changed accordingly. The final vote by which the publicity plank was lost was H ayfs, 880 noes. The third rollcall was on the amendment cover ing the physical valuation of railroads. INDIANA PASSED FOR A TIME. Missouri split with 3 ayes and 33 noes. Nebraska gave 12 ayes and 4 noes; New York, 3 ayes and 75 noes; Pennsylvania, 4 ayes and 64 noes. South Dakota, the seconding state, cast its 8 votes aye. Wisconsin split again with 25 ayes and 1 no. Indiana finally voted 8 ayes and 22 noes. The physical valuation plank was lost by 317 to 63. The final rollcall on the amendments was on the section calling for the election of Senators by the direct vote of the people. There was more splitting of state delegations in the voting on the Senate proposition than on those that had gone before. Idaho began the breaking away from solid ballots of "no" by casting 3 ayes and 3 noes. Illinois gave one vote to the affirma tive, and lowa another. Indiana was divided, as usual, this time with 11 ayes and W noe?. Nebraska voted solidly in the affirmative, as did Oklahoma and South Dakota. Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, Missouri. Ohio, Pennsylvania. Washington and West Virginia gave scattering votes in the affirmative, and Wisconsin again went 25 ayes and 1 nc. The popular election plank for Senators went down and out by 866 to 114. Hawaii split Ito 1. "The question now Is." said Chairman Lodge, "ou the adoption of the majority report." The adoption of the resolutions was by a viva voce vote, no voice being raised in the negative. NOMINATIONS FOR PRESIDENT CALLED FOR "The n^xt business is the presentation of names of candidates for the office of President of the United States," said Chairman I»dge at 12:45 p. m., and there was a great cheer. "The clerk will call the roll." The clerk ran rapidly down the list of states, and there was no response until Illinois was reached. BOUTELL NOMINATES CANNON. Then Representative Boutell, of Illinois, went to the platform to nominate Speaker Cannon. The enthusiastic cheers were quickly hushed as Mr. Boutell held up his hand for attention and began his address. [The nominating speeches will be found on page 5.] During tlie nominating speeches the Coliseum was filled from wall to wall, every aisle and all the stairways and entrances being packed to the ut most. So dense was the throng that the city build- Ing Inspector was compelled to issue an order for bidding any more people to enter the place. Just as Mr. BouteU began his address Chairman Lodge yielded the gavel to Senator Heyburn of Idaho. The mention of the name of President Roosevelt by the speaker called out a burst of cheers, which soon, however, died away. The mention of Cannon's name was Hie signal for an uprising of the Illinois delegation. They mount ed their chalrp and cheered, but sat down inaM* of a few seconds. Here and there throughout the hall a flag or handkerchief was raised, six or seven of the. Mew York delegation joining In. Illinois cheered in loyal fashion, but its following was scant and the entire demonstration was over in almost exact ly two minutes. While Mr. Boutell was In the most impassioned periods of his speech the Taft and Fairbanks men, who occupied seats almost at his feet, were busy In preparing for their turn. They brought in bun dles of small flags, distributing them throughout their own delegations and to all others who would agree to wave them at the critical time. The convention finally bro'e in on the Bpeaker with rrl«-s of "Time," and Chairman I»dge was COmpeHod to interpose with loud whacks of his ravel. The peroration of Mr. Boutell was interrupted by Impatient cries of 'Time" and "Stop," and he hastened to the close of his address. Illinois was up again as Speaker Cannon was formally placed in nomination, and Ohio and a few delegates from New York who paid to Illinois the tribute of cheers and the waving of their flags. Tim explosion of enthusiasm, however, lasted only about a minute. KORItSBY SECONDS NOMINATION. Representative J. W. Fordney. of Michigan, made the seconding speech for Speaker Cannon, taking the platform immediately after Mr. Boutell had ended his tribute to the candidate of Illinois an •the wrongest and bravest ally of President Roosevelt." Mr. Kordney's speech was brief, but he did not escape interruption by the exclamations of the gallery visitors, who were anxious to see fomethlnK done. Mr. Fordney closed amid some ap plause. Silence naf soon restored. "Indiana." called !h» clerk, and with an upshot of colored bunting th* delegates of that state were on their feel with cheers for Vice-President Fairbanks. A delegate in in* Cca&MUCUt dclega tlon lent practically all of Ihe outside moral sup port that was given the Hooslers. Governor J. Frank Hanly of Indiana, who was to present the name of the Vice-President to the convention, mounted the rostrum and was greeted by Cnair man Lodge, who asked him what his name was. The Governor introduced himself and the chair man presented him to the convention. Governor Hnnly is a tall, blackhaired. clean shaven man with a clear, ringing voce. His de livery was deliberate and one word was well on its way before its successor was pronounced. He drove home the points of his address by stabbing the air with the first flngei of his right hand and by nervous sharp jerks of his head. After Governor Hanly hud been speaking fifteen minute!* the galleries again grew restive and began to cry: "Nominate him— name him!" Chairman Lodge rapped for order, and when It waa restored the speaker resumed. The cries broke out afresh five minutes later, but Governor Hanly paid no heed to them. Finally, however, he turned to the noisiest section of the gallery. Just back of the stage., and, shaking his finger in that direction, shouted: "You keep quiet and I'll nominate him when I get ready.'" A period of silence followed this, but the gal leries were held In order only with difficulty. Cries of "Boo! Boo!" came from several sections of the galleries, and Governor Hanly had to cease speak ing for some little- time. One of the characteristics of his delivery was the constant clapping of one hand on the other. The crowd caught this up at last, and every time the speaker's hands came together there was a re sounding crash of hands all through the galleries. As Governc" Hanly raised his right hand the crowd prepared, and amid roars of cheering and applause continued Its uproarious mimicking of the speaker. "I will be heard!" shouted Governor Hanley. "1 demand protection." He appealed to the Chair. "I am doing the best I can," replied Senator Lodge, as he pounded vociferously on the table. The official stenographer could no longer hear Governor Hanly, ajid made his way to the stage to take a place immediately at the speaker's side. Chairman Lodge finally went to the. front of the platform, where ho conferred with SergeMU-at- Arms Stone, and then he spoke briefly and to the point, admonishing- the people in the galleries that they were present as guests, adding: "The gentleman presenting the name of any candidate is entitled to as much time as he sees fit to use." THREAT TO CLEAR GALLERIES. He closffl with the announcement that unless respectful attention was given the speakers the police would be ordered to clear the galleries. A tremendous cheer broke from the delegates, the Ohio men leading in the demonstration of approval by waving their flags wildly. When quiet was re stored Governor Hanly resumed his address, turn ing flrsL to the galleries, which had so long Inter fered with his speech, saying: "You may not want to hear me now, but before November you will want to hear me and you will want to hear from Indiana." When Governor Hanly closed his address by naming Mr. Fairbanks and declaring: "Nominate him and victory in November will be ours," there was a demonstration in the Indiana delegation. In which several of the Ohio delegates generously took part. Mayor Bookwalter of Indianapolis then made his way to the stage td second the Fairbanks nomina tion. He spoke extempore, and in opening made reference to the disorder that had marked the Epeech of Governor Hanly. "It dawns upon me," he shouted, "that the slow movements of the road roller no' longer satisfy the. gentlemen in control of this convention." There were Borne hisses at this, and with livid face Senator Hemenway. of the Indiana delega tion, Jumped to his feet and, turning toward the Ohio delegates across the aisle, he shouted: "Indiana haa a right here" Senator Beverld&e reached up and, putting a re straining: hand on Hemenway's arm, pulled him back into his chair. "In Indiana," resumed Mr. Bookwalter, "we have only two things that hiss— snakes and geese." Mayor Bookwalter then said that the Indiana delegation came into the convention as Republicans from a state which had electoral votes to give to a Republican President, realizing that a large p-r rentage of those who refuse to listen come from ■tates that never have in twenty years done so, and never would unless they got a little political courage. Mr. Fairbanks, he declared, was no reactionary, "but still a conservative, and whose record was Bach that It wai not necessary for any element in the party to be outraged by the insertion of a plank that will cure the errors In his record on any question." "You gentlemen of Ohio," said the speaker, bend ing forward toward the Ohio delegation. "You've done us, and you've done things to us, but we will be for the ticket just the same. 1 * A volley of cheers followed this, and the speaker, taking it for an interruption, said: "Bear with me for a minute. I'm going to nomi nate the longest candidate In the shortest speech." A roar of laughter and applause followed the re mark, and Mayor Bookwalter after a few addi tional remarks left the platform, with a generous tribute of approval following- hin>. Hot words emphasized with menacing gestures passed between ex-Governor Herrick of Ohio and Governor Hanly as the latter descended the steps from the platform to take his seat after his much Interrupted speech. Governor Hanly complained that he had not been treated right, and to the dis claimer of responsibility by Mr. Herrick the Gov ernor was heard to ejaculate: "I can make it burn for you and I am goinj to do It." Mr. Bookwalter also complained of his treatment by the audience as he took his seat af'.er seconding the Fairbanks nomination. "When Mr. Bookwalter had finished the call of the. states was resumed, and there was no response until New York was reached. WOOD FORD NOMINATES HL'GHES. Then General Stewart L. Woodford rose to nom inate Governor Hughes. He was cheered lustily by members of the New York delegation, in which Beveral other sections of the hall joined. "This Is going to be a hard fight," said General Woodford. "and any one who tells you it is to be a walkover makes a serious mistake."' He said that one-tenth of the vote of New York is unat tached to any party, and that the state is a doubt ful one politically. "Whether we win or lose in New York depends largely upon what we do here to-day," he said. "I do believe that I know New York, and there are just two Republicans who ran carry the state without question. One is in the White House at Washington and the other in the State House at Albany. •We have built a platform to-day," he added, "that Is longer" — - Some one Interrupted by saying: "Than Hanly's epeech. ' "Much longer than my speech will be." General Woodford said, concluding hi? sentence. This re mark and the interruption were greeted with laughter. The Insurance investigation under the. direction of the New York Assembly and the part played by Mr. Hughes as chief counsel for the state fur nished an opportunity for extended praise of the Governor by the general, who said: "Wherever over this broad land there is a life insurance policy there ia a friend and advocate of Hughes and a man who will vote for him." General Woodford devoted a large part of his speech to a review of the achievements of Hughe." as Governor. He ended his speech with the prayer: "God keep the old Republican party, anil God give us victory in the struggle on which we enter." General Woodford was greeted In thi? most hearty manner as he descended from the rostrum. The New York delegation gave a few lusty cheers for Hughes and the Incident was closed. The nomination of Governor Hughes waa sec onded from the floor by H. T. Adams, delegate from the sth Virginia District. Mr. Adams made no attempt at a speech, contenting himself with the formal statement: "I second the nomination of Governor Hughes." The seconding was bo informal that few persons in the. hall knew that it had been done. The rolhall was then resumed. "North Dakota." called the clerk. "North Carolina," and, with extra emphasis, •Ohio." The response was el»ctilc. Ohio gave a yell and the neighboring delegations, excepting Illinois and Indiana, followed on. and for a brief period the uproar was deafening. The people In the gal leries joined In with enthusiasm and the cheers rang from one end of the building to the other Among .the spectators on the platform «a* Mrs Alice Roosevelt Liongworth, who. In ouuummv wltU her husband, joined in th« tribute to B«cr»t*rr Taft. She mixed her enthusiastic tribute, however, and waved a blue Knox banner Instead of on* of the little red burgees bearing the name of Tart which had been scattered through the hall. Back In the South Carolina delegation a little girl, gowned In a light blue dress, was held aloft by T. L. Grant, of that state. She waved a small national flag with each hand and caused a re newed outburst of cheers. Representative Theodore E. Burton, of Cleve land, the chosen orator for Taft. walked to the front of the platform In the midst of another wild demonstration from the Ohio delegates and their friends. He received most respectful atten tion throughout the hall. He wore the conven tional frock coat, dark trousers and a black tie. His appearance was more that of a student than the active politician he really Is. He spoke rapid ly, with appropriate gestures, and could easily be heard by the majority of persons In the building. Mr. Burton elicited his first applause when he said, after referring to the friendly rivalry of other states, that "to-day we wage the contest for the. prize, to-morrow, quickened by a common fiery zeal, the champions of all th« candidates, with mounting enthusiasm, will go forth to conquer the foe." His reference to Mr. Taft as "the great War Sec retary" served again to bring forth applause, which was renewed with greater vigor when he briefly re viewed Secretary Taft's career. While the delegates and the occupants of the gal leries and the platform accorded Mr. Burton the closest attention, it was plainly evident that they were waiting for the supreme moment to give vent to their pent-up enthusiasm. The first mention of the name of Taft by the speaker passed almost without notice. One Ohio delegate made a feeble flicker with a flag and said "HI." There were a few handclaps from the gal leries, but that was all. The name was uttered and the orator sweeping on before the convention seemed to realize that the name had been uttered. When they realized the fact the moment was gone, and Mr. Burton was one hundred words further along in his speech. _'. As Mr. Burton neared the end of his speech a perfect stillness pervaded the chamber. He assured his hearers that, whether In war or in peace. Secre tary Taft, as Chiff Magistrate, would guide the destinies of the nation "with a strong hand and with a gentle, patriotic heart." 'And so," said he. "to-day, In the presence of ten thousand persons and the inspiring thought of the wellnigh ten thousand times ten thousand who dwell within our borders, I name for the Presi dency that perfect type of American manhood, that peerless representative of the noblest Ideals in our national Wilflam H. Taft." GREAT DEMONSTRATION FOR TAFT. The demonstration that followed the name of Ohio on the roll was as a drop to a deluge com pared to the roar that broke out as Mr. Burton finished speaking. On their chairs, with waving flags, hats and handkerchiefs, stood the men from Taft's home state, shouting at the top of their voices. Other delegations came in on the wave, and a roar of laughter followed when a flagpole, to which was attached a pair of trousers of most generous proportions, was held aloft by the mem bers of the Texas delegation. This was the Angora goat garment previously mentioned and described. Across the front and rear of the trousers were at tached placards bearing the inscription: "As pants the hart for cooling streams, so Texas pants for Taft." The blue banner bearing the face of Taft was quickly raised by the Ohio delegation, and the delegates thronged about it, yelling and whooping like a mass of maniacs. After holding it for a. time they bore It onward down the aisle, cheering madly aa they went. The chairman of the Okla homa delegation caught up the state standard and lifted it high above the heads of the surrounding delegates. The Ohio people began a chanting yell of "Taft, Taft, William H. TaTt," which was continued for a long time, and was caught up by delegates from Arkansas, Missouri, South Carolina and Virginia. who began a parade around the aisles. Connecti cut, Oklahoma, Washington and other states soon Joined In the line. Alaska, Nebraska and Kentucky took up the marching, and finally the crowd of pushing, parading delegations included most of the state standards In the hall. Charles P. Taft, of Cincinnati, brother of the Secretary, mounted the stepladder leading to the stage, better to see the surging, yelling crowds of delegates a» they passed in review. He waved a flag at them, and the beaming smile on hU face plainly told hi 3 pleasure "Taft. Taft, big Bill Taft:" shouted a large sec tion of the marchers. The gallery- crowds were chiefly onlookers d irin* the demonstration, and thoroughly enjoyed the spectacle of the enthusiastic delegates and alter nates!, who at last broke into song with "March ing Through Georgia" and "Glory, Glory, Halle lujah!" The heat in the convention hall while the demon stration was in progress was fairly suffocating. Doors and windows had long been choked with the pressing thousands of spectators, and not a breath of fresh air came into the auditorium. When the demonstration had been under way twenty-five minutes. Chairman Lodge, with tne assistance of the sergeant at arms and Taft floor managers, succeeded in quieting the bubbling en thusiasm of the delegates and introduced George- A. Knight, of California, to second the Taft nomi nation. Mr. Knight possesses a remarkable voice, which rang to the far corners of the hall and held the crowd in close attention. Stalwart, with iron gray halr and stubby mustache, he was garbed In a conventional frock coat. FORAKER PLACED IN NOMINATION. When the cheers following the speech of Mr. Knight were finished', Chairman Lodge Introduced C. B. McCoy, of Coshocton, Ohio, to place in nomi nation the name of Senator Joseph B. Foraker. "My speech will be the shortest of the conven tion," declared Mr. McCoy, as he began a personar tribute and review of the career of Senator Fora ker. who, he said, came from the battlefield and forum of the republic. "He is not too radical to be unsafe, nor too con servative to be progressive, " was one of the trib utes paid to Ohio's Senator by the speaker. He declared that when the campaaign opened the voice of Foraker would be in the thick of the fight In behalf of the Republican ticket. In closing, the speaker termed his candidate "the mighty," "the magnificent " as he presented the name of Senator ForaJier to the convention. A generous amount of applause followed the clos ing of Mr. McCoy's speech. W. O. Emery, of Macon, Ga.. a negro, made the seconding speech for Senator Foraker. "It is the proudest moment of my life." he de clared, "to stand here as the representative of ten million people— two million of whom are voters all of whom are patriots and love their flag and country, to have the privilege in behalf of all those people to second the nomination of Joseph B. Fora ker, of Ohio. " Liberal applause greeted the negro orator as he made his way back to his place. "Oklahoma," droned the clerk. "Oregon," "Penn sylvania"; and the chances of the Knox men had come at last. Robert S. Murphy, the chosen orator in behalf of the Senator from the Keystone State, came to the front amid cheers from Pennsylvania and the galleries. He was cheerfully informed by the Pennsylvania delegates that he was "all right." and thus assured. Murphy began his speech. Ho strode back and forth on the rostrum, setting forth In loyal tones the merits of Senator Knox. who deserved much, he said, of the country at large and of the Republican party In particular. Pennsylvania's delegates cheered wildly and waved their flags In the face of the Ohio delegation, which, sat immediately on their right. Ohio returned the compliment with interest, and the scene while It lasted, which was not for long;, was pretty and filled with color. The seconding speech in behalf of Senator Knox was made by James Scarlet, of Danville. Perm. Continuing the call of the roll from Rhode Island down, there came no responding voice until Wis consin was reached, and Henry F. Cochems, ot Milwaukee, came forward to nominate Senator La Follette. The applause and cheers of the Wiscon sin delegation followed htm as he spoke. Mr. Coohems spoke in behalf of Senator I a Fol lette with a vigor and manner that carried the convention with him, and no man who spoke to-day received more attention than he. Once, when the impatient galleries broke In, he said emphatically and pleasantly: •'I am not going to cumber the record, gentle men, but I am going to have my say In a decent way.*' Another time, when interrupted by the galleries, he replied In the same manner as he had used on the first occasion: ■It Is about all Wisconsin 'will jet here. Can't you give me a few minutes?" i When a man standing n«ar th* rostrum waaf him to "nun* him." Cochems replied r : •That's all right, four-dollars-a-week." "You're a four-flusher." retorted the man on tit floor, who was at once threatened by a violent .. . if he did not put.au* end to his public conversation' t "In 1901," said Mr. Cochems, and tho crowd % roaned loudly at th« historical allusion. belUvtaj that It meant a considerable, further extern*** of his speech. "Name him. name him!" shouted th* crowd "I know you are tired, men," replied the speaker, •■but I am. too. Don't think that this is fan for me. it Is not. It Is the performance of a sacral duty. One minute more and I am through." - "Back to Wisconsin!" called out a delegate hi the third row. Mr. Cot-hems weathered several more »*-»r-n» of protest of the crowd before h« brought th» name of his candidate In a peroration th» «f. fectlveness of which was all but lost in a huaki ness of voice, the result of his battle with the taunting throngs. As he left the stand h* was congratulated by Governor Hanly. Senator* Be*. erldge and Hemenway and other* In the first row. LA FOLLETTE'S NOMINATION SECONDED. The nomination of .Senator La Follette was a*c onded by C A. A. McGee. of Wisconsin. A wild cheer greeted him an he closed, and the. demon stration that followed exceeded In intensity that which had greeted the presentation of any other candidate except Taft. Th* Wisconsin delegates and alternates went frantic. The cheering rapid ly Increased when a man named Seifert. who is a messenger In the United States Senate, held no a picture of Roosevelt. The uproar was so great at the time the picture was shown that It was im possible to tell exactly where the La Kollette enthusiasm ended and the Roosevelt cheers be gan. The Wisconsin men took full charge of the outburst, however, and led It with vigor and Increasing energy minute by minute as the than went on. Sergeant-at- Arras Stone directed one of his as sistants to go to Selfert and order him to take down the picture of President Roosevelt. It was promptly done, but the cheering went on ua diminished, the tumult being so great that n» human voice, nor the lusty strokes of the chair man's gavel, were able to penetrate it and brtrg order out of the vocal chaos. The excitement was entirely In the galleries, the delegates, with th» exception of Wisconsin, remaining r.uletly in their seats, waiting for the tornado to pass. The cheering developed definitely into a Roose velt demonstration and, encouraged by its continu ance, the man on th« stage lifted again the litho graph of the President which had previously been lowered at the command of the eergeant-at-arms. Then in the balcony there appeared an immense American flag bearing a picture of the President. Two men marched across the balcony and plat form in the rear of the stage, and Us. cheering was taken up anew, mingled with cries of "Four, four, four years more!" Chairman Lodge, abandoning all effort tr> still the crowd, ordered Secretary Malloy to contlniw the call of the delegations. This was done in the midst of a terrific uproar. Th» chairman then an nounced In a tone which, although strained to th» utmost, could be heard only a fe-v feet away. "That completes the roll of the states and the rollcall will now be had, for the vote. We will cot wait a minute longer." SCENE UNIQUE IN AMERICAN Hi.^TORT. The scene was unique In American poetical his tory, the vote being taken during a t-rrKte uproar in behalf of a man whose name was rot before th* convention. "Alabama^" shouted the reading clerk- There was a yell of cheers and hisses from the crowd. The chairman of the delegation, however. Nat» his way to the edge of the platform and called: "Alabama casts her twenty-two votes for Taft." The vote was repeated by the cl«rk and there I were cheers from the delegates sent to mingl* with the tumult of the gallery crowd. Hisses, cheers and catcalls continued to com* from the galleries a* the states of Arkansas. Call i fornia. Colorado and Connecticut cast their ic2d votes for Taft. "Pay no attention to th* crowd:* sate S«*t»r Lodge, directing th« clerks to proceed. "I iha.*: not have the President nominated by a CMbbb) mob." he added, in anger. As the rollcall proceeded OH chairmen of ths various delegations, unable to make their voices heard, continued to com* up to the platform «** yell the votes of their states Into the mrt of ?.":« secretary. Georgia split up her vote, casting ei?ht tates t* Foraker and seventeen for Taft. Cannon fallal to hold his own state firmly, three votes being cut for Taft. By the time Kentucky was reached on the roll the crowds had quieted down at la3t. but cheers greeted each of the announcements for Taft. Solid votes for Taft came from Louisiana. Maine. Mary land, Massachusetts. Minnesota. Mississippi. Mis souri and ether states, but New Jersey split Un votes among: four candidates. 15 for Taft, 3 for Cannon. 2 for Fairbanks and 4 for Knox. New York; caused a long break in the rollcall br demanding that the. names of the delegates ** called and that they be allowed to vote Individ ually One of the delegates delivered himself o- a speech, saying that while he was under bat™* 1 tions for Hughes he personally favored Tair. Other delegates voted for Taft. while ex-Governor Benjamin B. Cdell, jr.. voted for Cannon, anotner delegate following his lead a second later. William Barnes. Jr.. voted for Taft. as did LucmJ N. Llttauer. Representative Sereno E. Payne votea with the Hughes delegates. The total vote was divided as follows: Husnes. 61' Taft, 10; Cannon. 6; absent. 1. The convention was deeply interested hi toe polling of the New York, delegation and listsnea In silence to the voting. _ North Carolina went solidly for Taft. as <™» North Dakota. Ohio cast «3 for Taft and 4 .or Foraker. This was the critical point In fie Bal lot, and it was his own state that carried *•« candidate over to victory. There was a decided sensation when Pennsyl vania was called and the chairman «°°"a"* "Sixty-four for Knox. 1 for Taft and 3 v«-» for Theodore Roosevelt. ' ...^ A resounding cheer from the galleries greeteo the announcement. Chairman Lodge ordered «• galleries cleared, but the demonstration was »non lived. had been ¥0 votes c*st for Taft -him There had been 4® votes curt for Taft «™ Ohio was reached and the nomination wm maae. The 42 votes of Ohio gave Taft 611. whereas only 431 were required. «.v«n South Carolina demanded that her -rote *>•£"" by delegates. The vote was Taft 13. Foraker * Fairbanks 2. absent 1. . — . South Dakota. Tennessee. Texas, Ltan and ** mont went solidly for Tait West Virginia, which was supposed * *• ™ breeding place of the Roosevelt *«""■*"££ Taft. while 1^ Follett. lost » vote * n T£«*j£ it being cast for Taft The territories went ***** for Taft. and the final result was Ua^ mk Taft. Mfc Cannon. o»; Fairbanks . *: H£££ «7; Foraker. 1#; Knox. «; La Follette. 3. Roose velt 3; absent, 1. Total. la*. A considerable delay was occasioned by s^ confusion among th* accountants who* P *\. 9 tally of the ballot, and It was *rB-3*°* ye . Chairman Lodge read out the vote •• «*«^ A roar greeted the announcement of «J*^J?~ nated Cannon, was one of the first delegate, tt mount a chair ami call: "Hurrah for Taft'." x*-nn*r" The band played "The Star '£"££.■£ 1 ■Bi many in the crowd Joined In singing the n inal anthem. *. W# After this th* demonstration «««* \ taf , crayon portrait of Taft was brought to ««• ■■■" and prominently placed. Tor*, ynm ,--'i«d General Woodford. of New Tork. wm recog** a^Mrf Cha!rman. on th. request of .._»_,- •Mr. Chairman, on th* r*qu*st of °°T J Hughes and of the united New Tor* d «*»"~V move that the nomination of William B. TaR mad* unanimous." »««re9ett- Senator Penroae. of Pennsylvania, and f* te J? t tatlve Boutell. of Illinois, both clamored lofj*"' nitlon. The former got the first chance. *- a moved to make th* nomination uaanli- U '- a . Boutell seconded the motion, and Indiana. I "^ # .in and th- Kor.ker delegates follow- «»t JT B* motion was put by the chairman and earned w«B shout. _ij ma • I declare the vote to b* unanimous. ■»»£ chairman, and th. last cheer of th* day «*" «* In response. or««<«- V^aTTr. motion of Senator Fulton, 'tj?™^ that the convention took a recess at 5— * I until to-morrow at 10 o'clock.