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up PISTOLS FLASH AS PUTER IS CAPTURED Alleged Land Swindler Arrested in California on Eve of Long Flight. ANOTHER BIG BATCH OF FRAUD INDICTMENTS Former MSnneapolitan Among Score Accused of Oregon Conspiracy. San Francisco, Mav 21.S. A. D. Puter, accused of complicity in the Oregon land frauds, and who has been hunted for months by the federal authorities since he escaped from detectives at Boston, was arrested at Alameda yes terday by secret service men. Puter did not willingly submit to an est, but attempted to draw a re volver. The detectives quickly cov ered him with their pistols, but even then had much trouble getting their prisoner to the station. Puter arrived from New York three days ago and went to Alameda. He occupied a room in a lodging house in Park street. Saturday night he visited his wife at Berkeley. The secret serv ice men learned of Puter's whereabouts by shadowing a woman. He was on his way to keep an appointment with this woman when arrested. His Boom an Arsenal. Puter had taken the name of James William Barr and had traveled under that alias since leaving the eaBt. He informed the detectives that he had engaged passage on a steamer for China and intended leaving for that countrv in a few davs. According to the secret service men, Puter's room in Park street resembled an arsenal. Over his bed hung a rife and in a drawer was a heavy revolver, beside the one found in his possession when captured. BIG CONSPIRACY CHARGED Conspirators Said to Have Got Lands by Deceiving Laborers. Portland, Ore., May 21.Details of the land fraud indictments returned by the federal grand jury April 29 and in volving prominent men of Los Angeles, San Francisco and southwestern Oregon, have been made public by United States District Attorney W. A. Bristol. The property alleged to have been fraudulently secured lies on the banks of Lobster and Eucher creeks in Curry county, and consists of 6,000 acreu, practicElly all in one tract of fine tim ber land. The indictment charges conspiracy to defraud the government by securing en try men to file upon the land with the intention of disposing of it to the al leged conspirators, Eichard D. Jones and William H. Smith, San Francisco: Jeremiah Humley, formerly United States commissioner in Curry county, Oregon A. S. Johnston, formerly a dep uty county clerk of Curry county Will iam Kerr, Coquille, Ore. John E. Miller Port Orford, Ore. Warren Gille len and R. W. Kenny, respectively president and cashier of the Broadway Bank & Trust company, Los Angeles G. L. Steam, formerly president and Jacob C. Cross, director of the Pacific Furniture & Lumber company, Los An geles Dr. David M. Goodwin and Dr. A H. Hedderlv Los Angeles: Richard Hynes, M. M. Riley and L. R. Ayers, stock brokers, Los Angeles W. D. Gould, attorney, Los Angeles an dF. W. Dennis, broker and real estate deal- er," San Francisco. Deception of Laborers. The indictments asserts that the Pa cific Furniture & Lumber company, which is asserted to have been the ac tive agency thru which the alleged con spiracy was perfected, was organized at Los Angeles, by Cross, Goodwin, Stearns, Miller, Kerr and Jones. The indictment declares that Smith, Jones and Dennis conducted the San Francisco end of the alleged scheme. As a blind, according to the indict ment, the Pacific Furniture & Lumber company established and operated saw mills at Eureka, Cal. Port Orford and Frankfort, Ore. It was their scheme, says the indict ment to send to Nebraska, Kansas, California, and to parts of Oregon and induce men to come to the places at which their mills were in operation un der the pretense that there was work in the mills. It is charged that when these men arrived they were told that there was no work for them and that when they finally became penniless and reckless of the consequences the Pacific Furniture & Lumber company caused them to be approached and induced to fraudulently file on timber lands desired by the com pany. The Broadway Bank & Trust company is charged with having advanced money to further this scheme and Huntley and Johnston are charged with knowing that the entries were made with fraud ulent intent at the time. The indict ment contains none of the names of the tntrymen. Formerly of Minneapolis. Former prominent citizens are named In the land fraud indictments returned by a federal grand jury at Portland. Dr. A. H. Hedderley, a dentist, and Dr. David M. Goodwin, a homeopathic physician, are in the list of alleged con spirators. GIT CAUSES FIRE IN WHICH 2 ARE RDRNED White Plains, N. T., May 21.Thru the overturning of a lamp by the cat in the home of James Graves early, one of his daughters, Etetelle, aged 15, will die, while Adele, aged 11, will be dis figured for life if she recovers. The girls were sleeping in an up stairs room when the cat, which had been lying on a rug in the hall, ran into a kerosene lamp, causing it to ex plode. The girls' shirtwaists were lying on a chair by the lamp. The burning oil ignited them and the blaze awoke the girls, who jumped out of bed and tried to extinguish the flames. In their efforts their nightclothing -took fire, and they were frightfully burned about their faces and bodies. They were rescued by neighbors. TH E 1 Goldman Woman, Famed for Her Reckless Utterances, Chief of New York Reds. EMMA GOLDMAN, Tearless Woman Who Succeeds Most as Anarchists' Chief. PIRATES CAPTURE BRITISH VESSEL Bold Sea Bobbers Hold Ship and Crew, Demanding Ran som of $2,000. Gibraltar, May 21.The British ves sel Felucca Consuelo has been captured off the Anghera coast by pirates who are adherents of the brigand chief Va liente. The sum of $2,000 is demanded as ransom for the vessel and the re lease of her crew. ROCKEFELLER FEARS THE CURIOSITY OF EUROPE Journal Special Service. New York, May 21.It is reported that John D. Rockefeller will sail for Europe on May 31 with his wife, his sister-in-law, Miss Spellman, and his daughter, Mrs. E. Parmelee Prentice. His daughter, Mrs. Charles A. Strong, is said to be seriously ill in Germany. If Mr. Rockefeller sails, it will be his first trip abroad. There are many reasons to believe that he may venture fhe voyage, despite his aversion to travel. His brother, "William Rocke feller, who has been sick for several months, is not improving. Mr. Rocke feller told a friend at Lakewood recent ly that he feared to make the trip be cause of the curiosity his presence in Europe would excite. SLAYS DAUGHTER AND WIFE WITH AX SUICIDE Woodcliffe, N. J., May 21.John Cole, an engineer, killed his daughter, Maria, with an ax today, attacked his wife with the same weapon, striking her in the head and probably fatally injuring her, and then killed himself by shoot ing! The tragedy followed the departure from Cole's house of a young man to whom it is said the daughter was en gaged. The girl was still looking in the direction in which the young man had disappeared when her father, ax in hand and upraised, sprang out at her. The girl "jumped back, but as she dodged the father drove the ax into her skull and she fell, dying instantly. As the girl fell her mother ran |rom the house and was immediately attacked by Cole, who rendered her unconscious by a single blow. Then the man drew revolver and killed himself, f^ 16 PAGESFIVE O'CLOCK. MONDAY:' ^EVENING, JflAY 21, 1906. EMM A GOLDMAN IS I ANARCHISTS' CHIE HOST'S PLACE IS FILLED BY WOMAN a it*vrrrvt t- *ro rjrjtjet ft.f*. Journal Special Service. New York, May 21.Since the death of John Most, a few months ago, the spirit of anarchy in America has found leadership in Emma Goldman that is, so far as the unorganized believers in the doctrines of Most are amenable to leadership. This squat, fearless little woman has undertaken to carry on the work begun by Mc&t. According to the best records, there are about 3,000 openlv avowed anarch ists in the United States, nearly all of whom are of foreign birth. New York shelters 1,000. There is no recognized governing body for the society, but there is a constant interchange of mem bership in the groups that keeps each well informed as to the work of all the others. Leads Dangerous Groups. The New York anarchistic groups are, for the most part, divided racially. The Russian and Polish groups are con sidered to be the most dangerous an archists. Emma Goldman is in constant communication with these dangerous elements. She is engaged in the publication of a monthly magazine. In the May num ber she savs: "In looking over the events of 1892 and the causes that led up to the act of Alexander Berkman, one beholds Mam mon seated upon a throne built of hu man bodies, without a trace of sym pathy on its gorgon brow, for the crea tures it controls. These victims, bent and worn with the reflex of the glow of the steel and iron furnaces in their hag gard faces, carry their sacrificial offer ings to the ever-insatiable monster capitalism.'' JAIL FOR BURTON, IS FINAL ANSWER Kansas Senator Loses Case in the Highest CourtMost Re sign, Stolon Says. Washington, May 21.The supreme court of the United States today ren dered a decision in the case of United States Senator Ralph Burton of Kan sas. The decision was against Burton, affirming the decision of the United States circuit court for the eastern dis trict of Missouri, by which Burton was sentenced to six months' imprisonment in the jail of Iron county, Mo., required to pay a fine of $2,500 and deprived of the right to hereafter hold office under the government. Senator Burton was prosecuted on the charge of violating section 1782 of the revised statutes, which prohibits senators and representatives from re ceiving compensation for services ren dered before anw of the government de partments in any matter in which the government may be interested The opinion was by Justice Harlan. All of the points made in Burton's in terest were overruled. If Senator Burton does not resign "at once," as a prominent senator puts it, a resolution will be introduced to declare his peat vacant. SLAIN ON EVE OF HER WEDDING DAY Girl, Making Wedding Cake, Shot and Killed by Her Brother. Wheeling, W. Va., May 21.Bosa Wismch was shot and killed at Ben wood last night, by her brother Paul, while she was making a cake for her own wedding. The girl was to have been married to day and the police believe the killing followed a quarrel, altho the brother and o+'her- relatives declared- it v*aa ae cidental. SCRATCH OF CAT KILLS WOMAN 103 YEARS OLD Leon, Iowa, May 21.Mrs. Mary Ann Perigo, aged 103, died here from "blood poisoning caused by the scratch of a cat, which she was petting. There was no question about her age, as several of the family records contain abundant proof. Mrs. Perigo's maiden name was Peavers and she was born in Janesville, Ohio, Oct. 11, 1802. She came from a family noted for its longevity, her father dying at the age of 114 years and his father living to the great age of 120 years. MARINES RUSHED TO SU IO DOMINGO Six Hundred United States Fight er* Leave Philadelphia on fthe Columbia. Former President of Little Repub lic Sends Ultimatum to Washington. Philadelphia, May 21.The cruiser Columbia sailed today under secret or ders with 600 marines aboard. It is understood the vessel will go to Guan tanamo and thence to SantjO Domingo. Bpeoial to The1 Journal. Chicago, May 21. John Callan O'Laughhn, in a Washington special to the Chicago Tribune, says: The administration has emerged from the railroad^ rate fight to find itself confronted "wfith the^ ever-recurring San to Domingan\ question. Former Presi dent Morales has informed President Roosevelt tliat-,if congre&s adjourns without ratifying the pending treaty which authorizes American intervention in the island,the- will inaugurate a revo lution against the existing government with the slogan: "Santo Domingo for the Dominicans." Morales will want from the United States these things: Return of the $1,300,000 of Dominican customs now on deposit in New York withdrawal of Americans' fram Dominican customs houses and os. American warships from Dominican waters an American pro tectorate witnbut.ihe intervention char acter and employment of an American military officer to organize and train an army. DemandsJEreposterous. The demands of Morales are prepos terous and the answer the president has given is contained in instructions tele graphed to Commander Southerland, commanding the American fleet in Dominican waters, and to the governor of Porto Rico, instructing them to ob serve strict neutrality, but ^to prevent filibustering expeditions front setting out from American territory. Ta other words, the. administTation-will throw as many obstacles as it can in the *way of the landing of Morales and Ms sup porters and supplies in Santo Domingo. It would prefer the maintenance in power of the existing government, headed by General Ramon CaeeTes, who, altho the assasBin of former ^fresident Hereux, has the saving grac#o stand ing by his word. He ann^Snced last December he would support "the pending treaty and inB|st u?pon its ratification by theCj^omiificanl, jenste, -^rovMed certain cnlksiifesHffiiiting American In.- -terventro'Brwei^ reader REVOJ.T FEAREERSN PANAMA Isthmus May Be Destination*? of 600 Marines Sent Out Today.* Washington, Mav 21.Altho an offi cial statement to that effect cannot be had, it is knowh that the marines now being shipped on the cruiser Columbia at League Island, Pa., are bound pri marily for Guantanamo, Cuba, there to be kept in readiness for any emergency that may arise In Panama. The elections that will take place there next month may be accompanied by revolutionary disorders: in fact, cer tain inquiries that have been directed to Governor Magoon by discontented party leaders have been followed by Continued on 2d Page, 2d Column. WITH JOHN" D. HEADED FOR EUROPE. Emperor "WilliamThat's right, uncle this is where we must guard our most valuable possessions!* mOWJiBH A3TD THUNDEESTOEMS TONIGHT AND TUESDAY WAEMEE TONIGHT., GENERAL STOESSEL, Defender of Fort Arthur, Condemned to Death for Its Surrender. RUSSIAN COUNT IS TARGET OF BOMB Colonel Keller and His Orderly Severely Injured by Young Anarchist. Kalisz, Russian Poland, May 21. Count Keller, a colonel of dragoons, was severely wounded by the explosion of a bomb which WJIS thrown at him whjqe ha. was returning from review touay/ His horse was killed and his orderly was injured. The would-be as sassin^ a young man, escaped. Count Keller had been prominent in suppressing disturbances here and in this vicinity. POPE IMPROVES. Rome, May 21.When Dr. Lapponl visited the pope this morning, he found that the pontiff had passed a good night, that the pain in his knee had almost disappeared and that his gen eral condition was improved. His temperature was again slightly above normal, but the doctor allowed the pope to get up for a few hours, but advised him not to :esume his pudiences till the end of the week. ELEVEN CONVICTS SAW OUT. Chattanooga, May 21.By sawiug thru the steel bars that covered the windows, eleven general prisoners escaped from the guardhouse at Fort Oglethorpe last night. Each had prison terms of from two to five years ahead of him. They had been brought here from southern points preparatory to being sent to Fort Leaven worth. JOURNAL MINNESOTA HISTORICALJtfCE SOCIETY GENERAL STOESSEL CONDEMNED TO DIE Defender of Port Arthur and Rear Ad miral Nebogatoff Doomed. .*r.f.fxssMttt.* .*..o..3r* fje.jtsTtut.s sv rwrv vvvvje r. car fy&vvvxvv/Vxvjf/fM St. Petersburg, May 21.It is ru mored that the military court which has been investigating the Surrender of Port Arthur and the battle of the Sea of Japan has condemned to death Lieu- ^GHT. REAH ADMIRAL NEBOGATOFF, Of Rojestvensky's Ill-Fated Fleet, Who Is Condemned to Die. tenant General Stoessel, who command ed the Russian forces at Port Arthur, ana Rear Admiral Nebogatoff, who com manded one of Admiral Rojestvensky's squadrons, and who surrendered during the naval battle to the Japanese. ASSASSIN SLAYS AMERICAN CONSUL United States Representative at Batoum, Russia, Is Mys teriously Killed. atoum, May 21.William H. Stuart, American vice consul at this place, shot and killed at his country home night. The assassin escaped. He is not known and no motive can be ascribed for the murder. Mr, Stuart was a British subject and one of the largest ship brokers and ex porters of Batoum. During the revo lutionary troubles of last fall, his life was many times threatened by long shoremen, and at Christmas a deputa tion visited Mr. Stuart's office and practically compelled him to give them $1,500 under the guise of a holiday gratuity for dock laborers. Washington, May 21.Vice Consul Stuart who was killed at Batoum, was an Englishman, 49 years old, and had filled the position for about two years. At the time of his death he was acting consul. Ambassador Meyer having taken cog nizance of the case, the state depart ment officials do not believe that it re quires action at their hands at this mo ment. It is not doubted that the Rus sian government will make every effort to capture the assassins and mete out full punishment to them, and it is con sequently felt to be well to allow them to proceed in that direction without further pressure. LOSES MILLIONS TO WED FRENCH MAID Scion of Foremost Pittsburg So ciety and Former Yale "Lion" Elopes. Journal Speolal Service. Pittsburg, May 21.Pittsburgh ab solutely first family has been rocked to its social foundation. John Alston Moorhead, son of John Moorhead, Jr., and grandson of John Moorhead, who built the family name and fortune, with his iron and steel, has married his mother's French serving maid, and has been disinherited. The only name by which the French maid is known is Frances. Young Moorhead is known to more people thruout the country, probably, than any other young Pittsburger. He was formerly a member of the Yale football team, and was an allround ath lete while at the university. His younger brother, Turner, is now promi nent at Yale. Young Moorhead has been what is termed a "terror" in the social set. He absolutely refused to have anything to do with it. He had no more use for the grand opera and the swell society croWd than the late lamented Billy Baxter. Heart of Steel Melts. Mrs. Moorhead spent last summer in Europe and returned with a new serv ing maid from Paris. With the voung man it was a case of love at first sight. There were tears by his mother. His father announced that he would dis inherit him if he did not break off the attachment. He steadfastly refused and it was announced that Frances must go- Young Moorhead declared if she went he would go with her. She went last Sunday and he followed. They went at once to New York where they were married. They were heard from by the Moor head family here last week, and are now supposed to be with Horace Moorhead, an uncle of the young man, at his coun try home on Long Island soundv FAMOUS MASOK BEAD. Kansas City May 21.Allan McDowell, for forty years a Masonic lecturer and an authority on Free Masonry, died here yesterday, aged 73. in Minneapolis. ONE CENT IN MINNEAPOLIS. *'^j5 HOTEL ST. LOUIS TO BE OEMOLISHEI Sir Charles Gibson Property at Minnetonka Is to Be -fp Broken Up. TONKA TUXEDO IS TO BE ESTABLISHED Exclusive Colony Like that New York Suburb Is Planned. 1 i 4 Demolition of_ the Hotel St. Louis, boulevarding and landscaping of th surrounding tract, and establishment o| a "West End" or Tuxedo park on thfl hotel site and the adjoining property, are some of the features of a schema on foot to make an exclusive residencf district of the Deephaven and North* ome neighborhood. Charles and Victor Gibson, two sont of the late Sir Charles Gibson, are in. Minneapolis negotiating for the salf of lands in the vicinity that still re main in the Gibson name. Old lake people will regret to see the passing of the historic hostelry,, almost the last of the old large hotels which were once the best-known fea tures of lake life, before the cottagers began to line the shore with summer homes. In its place, however, will be established a colony that will be of an entirely different type, but as much of a rendezvous in the new era at the lake as the Hotel St. Louis was in the old. Estate to Be Sold. Of the Hotel St. Louis property there remain between thirty and forty acres of the original sixty-acre tract, which have not been sold off. Negotia tions under way, if consummated, will result in the transfer of the property to moneyed interests which will handle the land in accordance with the general plan for making that part of the lake an exclusive residence section. It is the purpose of the Gibsons to dispose of their entire holdings of some 200 acres, in time, for homes for Minneapolis and St. Paul people. The advent of the trolley line will add to the value of the propertv and will make the opening Up ya $*% t of the district under the new regime much more feas- is expected that Uuch persons of wesrth as Russell M. Bennett, T. B. Walker, Hazen J. Burton and other property-holders at and near Deep haven, will have such a financial inter est in the deals as will insure the high standard of the new West End. The Historic Hotel. The Hotel St. Louis was built about twenty-five years ago by Thomas M. fcginton of Covington, Ky. He died sud denly at the hotel and was succeeded by his father,^hich Judge C. Eginton, whoo continued management until the hostelry was transferred to a dt. Louis fZn Charles Scadde othe dJ^ate the Hotel Lindell was a member. Some thing like twenty years ag Si Charlesb.dhands wbson founed the propertiyoonsr With fehw his Previou wa uso exceptions the hotel has been opened season after season until last ar the Mrnnetonka Boat club as a home. Sir Charles Gibson's original estate amounted to 300 acres. The old Xorth ome property, part of which is now the home of Russell Bennett, contained 150 acres, but this is largely sold off. The Gibsons are now in Minneapolis to dispose of their property as far as possible, and with the transfer a fam ily which has been a factor in Lake Minnetonka life for a quarter of a century will have withdrawn. The mem bers are all non-resident, the two rep resentatives here today being citizens of St. Louis. MOORS ATTACK SHIP FLYING 0. S. COLORS Malieto, Morocco, Mav 21.Th steamer Manolita, bound from Tetuan, Morocco, for this port and flying the. American flag, has been attacked by Moors, who took away some of her pas sengers. The Manolita's machinery got out of order and she was obliged to approach the coast. While lying off Penon de Velez, about half-way between Tetuan and Melilla, a number of Moorish fish ermen swam off from the shore and boarded the Manolita, compelling her crew to hand over to them a number of Moorish passengers belonging to the Beni Barraguel tribe. WORE "UNCLE JOE'S" TROUSERS LOST $60 Journal Speolal Service. ^p Washington, May 21.Speaker CanT non is $60 richer by reason of the for getfulness of his son-in-law, E. S. Le* seur, who, as the joke is on him, has not the courage to ask "Uncle Joe" for a return of the money. Mr. Leseur is a banker in Danville and makes his home at the Cannon resl dence. One day, either by accident or 1 design, he wore to his office a pair of "Uncle Joe's" trousers. That night at f' his club a friend paid him $60, which he carelessly placed in one of the hip I^ pockets. A few days later "Uncle Joe"^ donned the garment and discovered the" three twenty-dollar notes. He aitonce sue pected what had happened^and at that breakfast table accused his son-in-law of wearing his trousers. "Why, you're much mistaken, Mr.* Cannon," exclaimed Mr. Leseur. I don't have to wear your clothes, I have^ several suits of my own." "Oh, it's all right, Ernest," replied., the speaker, I simply found $60 in the hip pocket of these trousers and know I didn't put it there. But as*, you say you haven't worn them I sup-t' pose, of course, you didn't put it there, so I'll just keep it," and he did. Mr. Leseur was in Washington recent lv and reluctantly admitted the truth ot*' the story which "Uncle Joe" had beeaj telling with great glee.