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sjts That When the Time
WL He Will Submit Ca-
S',f0ll Question to an
Mjnpartial Tribunal. j
k -
the Democrats Agree
President That United
lesls Bound by. Hay-
?auncefote Treaty.
f YORK, .Tao. -i. President
Wj today declared hiiu.sclf as
equiTocally in favor of arbi
njjon o Panama ranal tolls
I'lSc pending negotiations bc
ijirtt Britain and f ho United
pin in bringing about a selllo-
tti tho first public declaration
(resident regarding his attitude
& question, JTe was speaking
ificoD Riven iu bis honor by
national Peace forum.
Iillinp, aud judced I would
not to bo willing," bo said,
tc any question with Great
ho construction of a treaty
tact tho exact issue, which
irccn the two nations, ore
i any public doubt on that
far us this administration
I. "When there is-a ditfor
annot bo reconciled by in
negotiation and adjustment,
i entirely willing lo submit
partial tribunal,
lo Doubt,
jpeful that wo may got it
ittlcment or to submission
administration iu wbicb 1
nor to bu a dissolving view
liut it may not be, because
itions iuovc slowly. But
:o take this opportunity to
tbe timo comes tbcro will
t 3bout what J will, do in
bo submission of that ques
as my power goes, to an
ribunal for its settlement,
dent's remarks apparently
ted by a declaration in a
Henry Clews, tho banker,
at for President Taft's ad
"lo concede the right to
t ilifforeuce would bu a
thievcruout,'-' but holding
rc in tho wrong and would
be defeated if it should
ilapi0 for decision."'
to the Panama oaual treaty
'tfTvbo had aaid at tbo out
emarks that ho rose "with
'Udrs of sorrow uud plcas
!o3. Mr. Clews, difiVrs with
li the administration in the
'of Ibat treaty. That is all
PPOio questions beforo have
o construction of contractu
od, honest pcraous havo beon
f ow that presents to mo
pRtoxl and useful example
l to arbitration. A great
M aro guying, 1 Dod 't arbi
you are going to lose;
rn caual aud while England
! Wint of it, England would
"out it aud thcrcforo why
! .V0u aro not. likely to got
Wn that will bo satisfactory
"your view of tho coustruc
i cveu if this view were
'"Probability of result, which
J;rajt just the timo when
TO of nn arbitration. I moan
jJnDl Cone about the country
Wion for tho purpose of
iiV a.I)Iatfrm subject to at
t "cotton and approval of tbo
I5 the Senate,
armly deuouncod the son
tion withthodofeaLof tho!
ration treaties with Great
brinR3 ba to mo the
Wter T? f0linK tlat 1 ,Jad iu
H i n 1 visilc1 almost ov
fa ofCM,,UUm 110,1 Urd tL0
I trcaUos Tvhich wc
Wvea fRlan'1 ttnd' Franco,
few V a thom Iefeatca in
g islativc body of tho world
Clnvf. mml,a of that body
b 1 calling it.
Ktbc made by those treat
ClojMmij,i -,vith it a
Pw on pagg Tliroo;
Officers Arrest Men Whom
They Connect With River
ton Robbery.
Charged With Having- Stolen
Large Quantity of. Booty
From Garfield Mill..
Alleged to liavc utolen 1500 pounds of
copptr.. cable and plalea from the Magma
mill at Garfield, five men tiro now in
tlic county Jail. Tho arresting officers
think the men .may be guilty of thu at
tempted burglary of the Jordan Valley
bunk at. Ulvcrton several weeks ago. as
well as of other burglaries In Salt Lake.
Thg catch resulted after several days
of hard work by Sheriff Joseph C. Sharp
and City Detectives W. C. Zccso and
Herbert Loiclitcr. Tho clow was tur
nished In an sinonyrnouu. letlcr to Chief of
Police B. v Grant.
. "If you will follow this up," said tho
writer, "f Ihink you will find the 'tall and
the short man that you havo been look
ins for in connection with robbcrJca aud
burglaries. "
Booty Is Discovered.
.Tlic cupper, a quantity or dynamite,
some fuse and giant caps, together with
a supply of groceries and other goods,
were found n't the homo of James Buck
on MeCJeary avenue. Seventeenth South
and First "West streets. J a moss Buck, '21
years of age. and Krncst Grow, S, were
arrested at Buck's home, the residence
of Ids fathor, David Buck. Tho other
three men were arrested in Salt Takc.
They arc Dan Grow, 21; .Tank Wilson, Go,,
and .Arthur ("Curlcy") Curtie.
Three of the prisoners arc said to have
been armed with revolvers when arrested,
Buck and the younger Grow, the officers
say, made a show of resistance by shut
ting themselves in a' room' at ' tho 'Buck
Think Pick Clew.
The clew that It is believed will con
nect the prisoners with the attempts upon
tlio bank at Rlvcrton lies in the Identi
fication of an overcoat and pick lol't at
the bank by the burglars and said'' to
belong to David Buck, the father of
Jam'ofi. ' The cider Buck la a prospector,
working in Big Cottonwood canyon. When
about to' leavo on a prospecting trip re
cently, he' is 'said to havo been Impatient
because he could, not find hl3 favorite
An effort was made yesterday to fit
the shoes of- "Curley" Curtis to certain
tracks thought to havo been left near
the bank' by ono of the burglars. Tiie
foot prints were large, long and slender.
At tho time of their discovery, they were
covered with boxes to preserve them for
identification purposes. The shoes of
Curtis aro said to be not an ill fit for the
Grand Larceny Charged.
Tho investigating officercs say they
found that the prisoners had made at
least two sales of copper in Salt Dake.
one for 540 and tho other for $2S. A
complaint charging grand larceny against
the five was sworn to by Deputy Shorlff
Joseph Barlow of Garfield yesterday.
At tho timo of the attempt upon the
bank at Itiverton. the burglars had
wearied in their efforts to dig through
tho vault wallH with a pick and crow
bar and had dynamited the vault door
succcsHfuly, but were balked 'by tho timo
loci; safe, which withstood two explo
sions. What wau considered to have
been a foiled second attempt occurred
about two weeks ago when some one In
serted a key In the bank door, thereby
dislodging tho keys of the night watch
man from tho inside, cnuslng them to
fall upon the floor and awuken him.
Government Trying to Break Up
the Alleged Combination oC
"Retail .Lumber Dealers,
CHICAGO, J-in. A dozen witnessed
havo been subpoenaed to testify In tho
government's antl-tnmt suit against re
tail lumber dealer, which begins In Chi
cago beforo Special Examiner Itoy 13.
Fuller next Tuesday. ItcpresontatlveB of
largo mall order houses will bo omong
the wltncuHca examined.
DefcndantH named in the government's
ouit are: Tho Northwestern Retail Lum
ber Dealers association; Duko W. Boyce,
head of the association's delivery bu
reau; th UitfHlsslppI Valley Lumberman
and ItH editor. Piatt B. Walker, and tho
Lumber Secretaries Bureau of Informa
tion, an Illinois corporation-
The government clmrgcH that tho ro
tall dealers have systematically black
listed all producers who havo dealt di
rectly with consumers. Thu object of
tho Suit Is to havo tho association dls
KOlvcd and the defendants enjoined from
pursuing tho alleged restraint of trade.
The ault to be heard hero Is one of
four actlonM begun by tho federal gov
crmnent apninrt tho alleged combina
tion of retail lumber dealers.
Hurrying to Rescue,
WASHINGTON. Jan. 1. United States
,,V,,,Trt mitters aro nt.-amlng to two sal -l,ig
ships iu distress off tho south Atlantic
COThc Yamacraw Is hurrying to the
rehoSnnr Samuel Gullowav. reported as
uTC-cked off Georgetown. . b. .. and t
ir,?KlltV& tnt
coast. "
Former President Roosevelt
"Sends- Telegram Denounc
ing' the Imprisonment of
Boise Editors.
Communicates With Progres
sive Senators . to See if
Something Cannot Be
. Done in Matter. .
CAt.DWF.L7i. Idaho. Jan. 4. Colonel
Theodore Roosevelt, in a telegram
to James H. Gibson. Progrcsslvo
Hate chairman, which was re
ceived today, extended to R. S.
jsherldan. C. o. Broxon and A. H. Cruzen
his sympathy and admiration. He also
communicated with Progressive senators
to see If something could not be done in
the United States senate with regard to
what he termed tho "outrage.'
Colonel Roosevelt's telegram follows:
I am confident thai I express tho
fc clings of every decent .American
ellkien whvn J say that 1 am outraged
and indignant beyond measure at
tho Infamy that has been perpetrated
in Idaho.
Asserts Denial of Justice.
In Its essence tho action of tho
court is in the first place to deny to
a very largo majority, possibly a
plurality, of tho voters of Idaho, tho
right effectively to express their de
siro as to who shall bo the chief
ma-gistrato of tho nation, and In the
second place to punish those who pro
test agalnet this denial of Justice
and thcrobv seek to intimidate all
men who may hereafter desire to
protcat against similar outrages,
No anarchist agitator could ever
do anything against the courts com- '
parable' In effect to these actions of
the highest of one of our ntate courts.
Says Recall Needed.
There could be no better proof
that wo need in any stato the power
to recall judgoB from the bench when
they act. badly and that everywhere
we need to give to tho people them
selves the right expeditiously to mako
their own constitutions and to bo in
every a.ct the masters of their own
I have communicated with Senators
Dixon, Borah, Polndcxter and Brls
tow to ask If something cannot bo
dono in tho United Statos senate, at
any rale to call attention to the out
rage Let mo know If thcro la any
thing in which I can bo of asuist
anco. Extends Sympathy.
Meanwhile I wish to' extend to the
Progressives of Idaho and particu
larly to the men who havo been fined
and sentenced to Jail not merely my
heartiest sympathy, but my heartiest
They are in every act proving by
their conduct tho truth of tho pro
fession they have made. - All good
citizens aro their debtors, Tlioy havo
made great sacrifices for tho causo
of popular government, of good citi
zenship and of tho right temperate
ly and truthfully to say what is vital
ly necessary. In tho Interests of good
Special to Tho Tribune.
John Lurvey, who has hoon dovclopinp
a mine in Unawccp canyon, roports tho
opening of a hirpjo hody of copper oro
carrying good values in gold and silver.
Tho shaft on tho property, ho ays, has
been sunk 000 feet and tho width of
the voin and valuo of t.ho oro havo in
creased with dopth. Lurvoy believes
that tho Unawecp country has u firoat
futuro aud predicts a rush in tho spring. v
On the left is Mrs. Thomas R. Marshall, wife of Vice President-elect Marshall, and honorary
vice president of the league. In the center, at the top, is Mrs. Perry Belmont. On the right is Mrs.
Woodrow WilBon, wife of President-elect Woodrow Wilson, and honorary president of the league.
At the bottom is Mrs. W. A. Culloin, wife of the congressman from Indiana, who is in the running
for the presidency of the league.
Wife of President-Elect Hon
orary President of League
Which Convenes Jan. 7.
women of Washington arc
preparing for the conven
tion of tho Woman's Na
tional Domocratlc league
hero next week. Tho convention,
which will be called to order next
Tuesday morning, is of more than
usual interest In view of the fact that
Mrs. Woodrow Wilson, wlfo of the
president-elect, is honorary presi
dent of tho league, and is oxpected
to attend. Many social events are
being planned In honor of the bril
liant women who will be atithc con
vention. Among those who probably 'will be
here arc Mrs. Woodrow Wilson, Mrs.
Thomas R. Marshall, wife of the
vice president-elect; Mrs. Perry Bel
mont, who is mentioned as candidate
for president of tho league, and Mrs.
W. A. Cullom. wlfo of tho congress
man from Indiana, who Is also run
ning for the presidency of tho
league to succeed Mrs. John Sherwln
John Jacob Astor . "Wrote "Love
to All", on 'Deck Chair of
By International News Service.
G UJJFPORT, Miss., Jan.
"Lovo' to all. Will meet you in
hoavon. Finder will Tccoivo $1000 for
delivering tbis message. John Jacob
A piece oE deck chair with these
words carved thereon, apparently with
ii penknife, wa3 picked up several
weeks ago by a steward of tho British
steamer Longscar, while' deep Hoa fish
ing off the island of Tenncriffo, ono
of the Canaries, according to officers
of tho British steamer I'Morentia, now
in port here.
Tho Longscar is now at Montevideo
undergoing repairs. It was there that
tlic officers of the Floroutia wero told
of tho strange find.
I President-Elect Will j
Write for The Tribune
J; npHE TRIBUNE will begin tomorrow a scries of articles j
!; I by Woodrow Wilson, the great Democratic lender who j
! has been elected president of the United States. "The j!
'i Story of the First President by the President-Elect" should ;!
!; prove of enthralling interest to old and young. In his story j
i of George Washington the president-elect frequently outlines j
! his own views on questions that must come up for his con-
'i sideration wheu he assumes tbe office ot president. The
'! reader, therefore, will, be enabled to watch the workings of .
'! a. modern .American statesman's mind as it analyzes the acts
'! aud views of tho statesman and soldier who was "Tho i
J Father of His Country." The narrative will be .handsomely 5
Small- Riot 'in Connection
With Strike of New-York
Garment Workers.'
NEW YORK, .Tan. 4. Tho lirst week
of the garment workers' strike in this
city came -to a close tonight-with an
announcement by tho chamber of cotn
nierco that its offer to appoint a com
mission to investigate impartially tho
wago?, hours and working conditions
in comparison with competitive markets
in the clothiug industries, had been
rejected by tho strikers.
Under thi3 plan the chamber of com
merce had hoped to call a truco until
tho commission completed its work, and
its decision then was to ho binding to
both sidoo. The chamber of commerce's
offer was made through the hclief that
the "striko'in this industry threat
ened to impair tho commercial prestige
of the city."
Thomas A. Rickort of Chicago, presi
dent of the United Male Garment Work
ers of America, commenting on thu
strikers' rejectiou of .the chamber of
commerce's order, declared that an of
I for by such a commission was "out
of tho question," hocausc-tho com
mission would not havo power to eu
force its findings. He said tho strike
would ho kept up until tho demands
for bettor wages and reduced hours
were granted. If theso concessions
wore mude, he said, the strikers might
consent to modify their other demands.
Labor leaders estimated tho number of
operatives out tonight at about 307,000,
including moro than 35,000 women, here
and in Newark, Ii. J.
A crowd of idlo men today attacked
a clothing shop just off Broadway whore
300 opcrativos had refused to quit
work. Police reserves with drawn clubs
swopt forward into a shower of Tocks
aud decayed fruit and dispersed tho
troublo-maker. No ono wua seriously
Rates Suspended.
WASHINGTON". Jan. i, An advance
In class freight rates averaging approx
imately f per cent, from Xsw Orleans to
points In Illinois, now taking: the Du
buque, la., rates, wa uusponded by the
Intcrstato commerce commission today
from January 5 until May d.
Motive Behind Murder of'Mrs.
.Henry C. Edey.and Suicide
' of Husband.' '
By International News Service."
NEW . YORK, Jan. -J. An amazing
talo of the real motivo back of tho dou
ble tragedy at Bellport, L. I., last Thurs
day, when Henry C. Edoy. retired bank
or, murdered his wifo and committed
suicide, was related, at tho inquest to-da3-
by Mrs. Nellie Murdoch, wife of
the former Bellport livcrj-man.
Neatly dressed in a dark suit and
wearing furs, tho young. wife, entirely,
self-possessed, told without a tremor of
how Mr. Edoy had laid an audacious j
plau for the swapping of wives between j
himself and Gardner Murdock. Tho
project found favor with tho interested
parlies and moved along to tho point
of Mrs. 33d cy leaving Bellport last July
on tho samo train with Murdock.
According to tho story unfolded -by
Mrs. Murdock, Mrs. PJdey and Murdock
were to go to Texas, where thoy would
institute individual suits for abandon
ment and later, when all wero freed, tho
intermarry iug would come. Mrs. Mur
dock said sho'had aocn her husband
only twico einco ho left,' tho last time
being two weeks ago.
"Wero you living with your husband
when ho brought the suit?" asked Coro
ner Moore.
"Yes," was tho reply. "I was with
him a week on Staten island when tho
suit was brought. 3Io and I wero on
good terms then. The suit was .for
$300,000 and alienation of affections was
the basis of the suit. Of course, I
thought my husband deserved to bo paid
for tho alienation of my affections. It
was arranged that the lawyers were to
get one-third and iny husband and ni'
sclf were to divide Iho remninder half
and half."
At this point tho coroner, noticing
tho witness' young son in the court
room, asked Mrs. Murdock if sho didn't
think tho boy would bolter leavo the
court room, She replied, "Ycr,' and
after tho lad was outside, the mother
was nsked if sho knew anything reprc-
(Continued on Pago Two.)
Bamberger and Salt Lake So IB
Utah Interests Acquire U
Valuable Sites on West HB
Deals Thus Far Completed In- WM
volve 277,650; Options
Held on Other Ground;
Power Plant Probable. H
Property Bought I
For Terminals of I
The Interurbans I
5 Menzics property at West Tern- I H
pic and Pierpont streets, iu- H
clujiling old Commercial, club H
j building. 3S2.v'10n fed, in-j H
!; eluding Ib'-foot ritrhi-ol'-way. H
J Purchase price $200,000 H
! Syndicate Investment; company ? B
property on West Temple I Q
j street just soulh of "Poery i 9
j hotel. 4!)y2xlTl feet:, at 100 S H
per front foot. Purchase j II
price $19,800 I
5 Syndicate Investment company H
proper! y on Third South H
? street just west of Peery ho- 5 B
i t el, -99x165 feet, at $100 per! I
? front foot. Purchase price ) H
$49,600 I
Syndicate Investment company H
property on First "West H
street just south of whole-? H
S sale house of Smith-Bailey j H
Ding company, 413jx320 1 H
feet at $200 per front foot, i fl
Purchase pricrj $8,250 I
5 Total property H
j purchased $277,650 j I
j Options Secured I I
Galigher property on Pierpout !; I
j street, 250 feet frontage at !; H
j $200 per front foot. Optional i B
) price, not including improve- i fl
j ments to be paid for at book fl
cost $50,000 1 fl
Negotiations Pending 9
( Hempstead property at Pier-1 99
( pont and "West Temple Bfl
j streets, 332x270 feet. Price i . 9W
not yet agreed upon. Sfl
T-XTENSRrE purchases of property Bfl
l-j on West Temple, Firit West and 19
j j Piorpont street v, havo been mado HI
for the 33ambcrgcr and tho Orcm 19
interests, controlling tho Salt Lake & 19
Ogdon railway and tho projected Salt 9
Lako & Utah railway. Tho purchases 11
havo been nude largely for tho pur-
pose of providing terminal facilities for
the. two electric lines, which arc plau- Hl
niug a joint depot at We-st Tomplo and
Piorpont street 3. In addition to tho WM
purchases made, options havo becu talc- WM
en on considerable property in tho vi- WM
cinity and negotiations for other prop-
erty are pending. Official announce- HI
meat of tho plaus of thu two companies 19
with respect to terminal arrangement
have not yet beon made, hut the pur-
chase of tho property in this block and ffl
the other activities of the two compnu
ics aro taken as conclusive uvidouce
of the purposo of tho two compauiea mP.
in acquiring tho property. 9ft
Tho lino of tho Salt Lake & Ogdeu . WKm
railway will bo extended cither from ufl
its present terminus at Third West and fi9
South Tomplo streets or from another SK
point farther north to Piorpont and KH
i'irst West streets and will rim on lifH
Picrpont street through tho block to fjB
West Temple street, looping around the B
corner on West Tcmplo to Second South Iflffj
street. KBj
Trackage Arrangement, IBj
The Salt Lako & Utah rnilway, the IH
southern tonnlnus of which will be.
Payson, will cntor Snlt Lake in tho Inlfl
(Continued on Pago Two.) , Pin

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