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THE WASHINGTON HEEAID, WEDNESDAY, 'APBIL 12, 1911.
CAPITAL WILL SEE TAHODS BIRDMEN Ayiation Meet Opens May 5 at Benning Track. THBEE CUBTISS PHOTS COMING Besides Kllfjhta Every Afternoon by Professionals, Several tVashingrton MncMnei Will Participate In Con tests Open to Amateur 'Numerous Prizes Donated by Merchants. Washington will see some -world-famous birdmen within the next month The National Aviation Company has ar ranged for a meet at Benning on May 5. 6, and 7. which will undoubtedlj be the greatest exhibition of fljlng craft seen south of New York Already three Curtis aiators have been signed, while negotiations are under waj with a num ber of other aeroplane pilots The Curtiss machines will be of the ciKht-c Under tjpe, and will be capable of carrying passenger1- Se-veral vociet wo men hae al'ead made the request to fly at the meet, and they maj be gien the opportunlts Students of the Na tional Aviation S-hool also mav go as passengers, and Like part in some of the maneuvers, especially the bomb drop ping, the contest for quick starting and accurate landing, and others of a similar nature. Prizes for .mnteur. In addition to the flights bj profes sionals, every afternoon prizes hiebeen offered for amateurs, and a number of local machines will participate. There win be motcrccle races on Benning track, and sp-ed contents between the fastest motorcycle and racing automo bile and the aircraft The meet has been indorsed by the Aero Club of Wash ington and the Retail Merchants' Asso ciation The former organization nas ap pointed a crmmittee on exhib.tion and trials, of which George Oikle Totten. Jr , is chairman the other membe-s be ing Ormsb McCammon and Dr J Wf le Boite. Coming as it does at the time of the h rse show. man out-of-town Msitors wilj be here Special rite- will be given on railroids running from the South and est, ard Virgin-irs and residents of Western MarIind will hie their first opportunin of setmg flights by the great est of American a ntcrs rr A F Zahm, ecrot.in r the Aero Club, and Mr Totten hae been appoint ed a eommitttee to provide i cup for the .mueurs Xumermis prizes hive been domted b merchants and other A ish in tnniuis rr the various events Prizes will be competed for bv students of the N-ltlonil Avmlmn fZnhnnl it rrtnrn Pith, and probiblv bv the Rev Smith! fivers The Washingtcn substation of t e Aonniuuc.il Resprve may hnve a ma 1 ire taking rirt in the comp tit-on Vinlor Isrned I ji. j J A J) McCurdv who established a world s record in llv mg from Kev West w thin sight of Hwini Lincoln Beach, the balloonist, well-known in Washing ton md H A Robinson lompnte the C rtis tfim alreadv sinoil up It i ornbahie that Olenn Curtis.-, will be here, ana if o will no dnubt -nak, llig ts i next month the lerodrome at Col lcgf Park will be in c. client condition an.i tl.e armv will be making expert men's Wire.f-ss messages may be sent f" m n airship m tlight at benning to t' f ignil Corps st-Uion at College Park If 'hi- is done it will establish a world s re -1 in the transmiss on of messages f'f 1 ship ,n ship r nements will be made for taking ca .if the oowds in the Benning grand stand the hangars being a-ranged nearby sr the rrachines , in he v heled quirkl in fiont of the stand from which place th various flights will start. An excel 1 t vv of the manhines both while s' ting and while in motion vv.il thus be of't oi the spectators 3IARItIni: Licnxsss. WHITE. Bnrlfttr t KunWT. Zl and Julia Tyinrr 1' t th l M mm Jarfcun, a. Kfr J M ScM-k Tunas H r"vrT 3 and rfra e. Crmc 21 R - H S -hicrie- Seie lo- T P"-ira 21 and KJinhPth B Birr. M Ilrt C Iroent smitli COLORED. Bdsranl Iohan 3S and iludird Wycks. 2) Iter A J Tjlcr (,rrz? uhicgtrn, 22, and Flora Selrlfn. 22. Rei C C Allrjne niKTIIS REPORTED. uniTK. tn. K. n-vl Maud Chapman jnrf. luthcT F. and Ioiuse h Winner. prU I4iu and Jrin c Dcmvfti piri DircrrieH F ami Marv A Barrett girl. J h C and Joane B icb (nr! James M and Itrwi L. Mcllaniels bny V t and CrtMie Itnuiiwtmn, cirL Kdtrard and irjnnui t.rtpr srirl COLOKEI Wilhprt and Rlam-hr i hew cirL Wilnam and Matilda Oamjihcil prl Jamrs h. I and nnie Hehn bus i Tn II aii Mane Moms biy and Eirl twins. Willis and Marr Ih"t h I.'orti ai-d Uzzie Fooler EirL Jbn and marda i iU- i cuL rihur n. and Lula Banks ixjy I i-ne aid (era K suns pi-L Jn4in WrJeT and lola Henderson, hoy B d and Minnie Andrews nrl John and Ge-trude yierton hoy. DEATH KKCORI). W HITK Adnlrh KniiK, a vean aral Mod. i?rtor4 Hospt. Bcne F. Johnson JT Gt-rc Washirctnn Hrit. Francis iioldliQrh 31 Cicorcetown I nir. lloapl. Marr sTiphan i 4T0 I. t su Nannie J. Ba- 65 1531 i mcrroi st. no. Marzaret C tttriiatrick 21 (31 I t nc ime J M. Kins 7 333 S st. nw. Edmrd Palmer 10 XT 12Ui Herman Ilomes 2 mrtnth-i tliildrm IIosrtal Helen l Johnn 1 w-irs I2ffi Jaeknn t ne. ooionj-n Sarcncl Thomas. 33 vears, UTS Slcndun st. nw. Jetue Smith a. m Morion st- Martha CufTee. IP 1103 W st. nw Wm N Bohaiman It 221 L st- nw Mane Orrrw 1. 1011 7Ui st. at Biehard Bntxs. 3t. 1(T4 30th st. nw Pen Rottnaon 60 Washington Alum Hosrt. Julia Butler. 70 Home for Aged and Infirm. Lime Haley. 51. 1210 4th st nw. Arnie Jones. SI 2214 Champlain are. nw. IW Carrloza. 35, Frredmen'a Hosrt. Thoma D Dawtins, 30 20 B st. se. Amu S. Broots. 7. 1334 4th st. nw. James A. Wallace. I month, 411 K si. nw. IVnlnli Pitch? for. White Sox. Chicago, April 11 Manager Dotty and he members of the White Sox team left or Detroit to-day, where they open the merican League season to-morrow. Valsh will be on the slao for the Sox, fith Billy Sullivan catching HcCRAY Refrigerators Wiibciif Question The Best Made McCray REFRIGERATOR GOMPAHT. 611FSt.N.W. JJtjIn JT jf uj ABE MARTIN SAYS: TJA Home is th' best lodge, even if some o' th' degrees er a little tough. The doctor said Sam Whithill died of a complication o' diseases, an' Pinky Keer said he didn' know he drank. AMALGAMATION OF TRADE BODIES Continued from Pnge One. of this kind in the city and onlv one I am not an aspirant for any further offices, but I will get down on the floor and work with the best of you for that purpose ' President Oyster also had the proposed amalgamation on his mind at last night s mettmg J V Hunt a member of the Chamber, aroc before adjournment to suggest that the Washington members of the United Commercial Trav elers" As sociation 1 invited to attend the next meeting of the Cbambei "Up will bi glid to mv ite them to attend ' replied President Ovster. "and let us hope the Board of Tnde also will onie in force to our next meeting. fo I believe the consolidation of th" two bodies is going to be. and that shortlv I think that if the proposition was placed before the memberships of the two bodies iiO per cent would vote for it That the action of the board of di rectors of the Board of Trade in ap proving l joint entertainment with the Chamber of Commerce for the I'nited St ites Senators and Representatives, will serve as an entering wedge for the amal gamation plan was anticipated bv the directorate before the iction was taken I'l fact certain directors, of the Board of J ride strenuousjv urged the action ictuated in large part bv the hope that such would be the ase II I u m- the Donrri. It is admitted on both sides that the Board of Trade is p! icing the principal obstacles in the wav of the project. It is more or less openlv charged that the ofticial roster of thit organization has for vears been responsible for the exist ence of the two o ganizations Accoroing to those who blame certain officers of the older organization, the membership of the Board of Trade never has been given an opportunity to con sider the project, whi'-h Ins alw ivs been killed in committee The primarv object of the present campugn is to place the project before the membership and keep it out of the hands of nonreporting com mittees It is cons d'red highlv probable th it some definite a tion will be mapped out or taken at th monthly meeting of the board this month COTTON KING SUED FOR UNPAID NOTES Xanna Janssen Seeks .Recov ery of 3Ione3'. Danipl J Sullv, the former 'cotton King.' of New York, was made the de fendant in a suit tiled yesterday by Nanna Janssen for the recovery of $1, 40S 73 and interest. The money is alleged to be due on promissor notes Attorney H Win ship Wheat lej appears for the plain tiff iho alleges that, although demand for the pament of the monej has been made, nothing has been paid WEATHER COrTDITIONS. L. S Dept- o Agnnilture. Weather Bureau. Washicctrn Tnesdai pnl 11 p, m. P-e-vLire is low fni the JlM!siiri alley west ward throM;:h the Flateau rrgifn and abnormally h z in the Northeast. This distribution has re sulted in gr-ieral rains in the Cei tral tallej-s and the south and loral rains and snows in the North wen and the middle ard northern distneta west of the Itodty Mountains. Local Temperatnre, Midnight. 43 2 a. m.. 39. I a m.. 35. G a. m.. 31 8 a. m. 40. 10 a. m. 51 12 nn ii, : p. m. " t p. m. 53, 6 p. m 55 8 rs m.. 43, 10 r m. 43 Maximum. 53. m nmum. 33. Helatire humidity S a. m GO. 2 n. m., U: d I m. 62 hours o' sunshine, 13.1, tier oent of Iiossible sumhine HW Temicratiire same date last year Maximum. TS, minimum 42. Temperatures In Other Cities. Tcmiratore in other cities, together with th amount of rainfall for the twenty tour hours ended at 8 p. m. ycsUa-day, are is follows: Baio- Max. Min. 8 p. m. fall. Ashenllc N. O. ... 42 42 42 0 12 Atlanta (.a. ... 50 4 50 0M Atlantic at. N. J 43 33 40 Bismarck N. Dak 64 40 54 0 C Bontnn Mass. 50 31 42 .... Buffalo N. 1 55 34 44 Chicago III 60 10 53 . . Cincinnati. Ohio 62 42 50 0 10 fhoenne. Wyo 53 28 52 Davenport. Iowa 62 35 50 0X2 DenTtr. Colo 60 32 60 Des Moires Iowx. 54 44 50 0.33 Galveston. Tex T8 70 74 Helena, Mont. 38 IS 32 0 CB Indianapolis, Ind... 60 42 50 0 12 JacksouTillc, Fl 72 63 61 OH Kansas City. Mo 72 43 66 0.1 Little Rocii. Ark 70 50 CB 0 70 Los Angeles. Cal 66 50 62 Marqnette. Mich. 50 34 44 .... Memphis, Term 65 50 64 (US New Orleans. Ln... . 72 64 68 1.55 ?cw Tork. N. Y 50 40 44 North riatte. Nrtc 72 32 68 Omaha, Ner. .. 63 46 64 an Philadelphia. I'a. 54 10 41 .... Pittsburg, ra. 60 40 54 Portland. Me. 44 30 38 Portland. Oreg. 44 a 40 0.42 Salt Lako Oty. Utah 55 44 54 St. Louh. Mo. ............ 55 50 50 0 91 St. Panl, Mhw. .. 56 43 48 OJS Ban Fran3aco,C!al. ....... 54 48 SI 0 01 Sprincadd. IU. . .... 55 44 50 0,18 Tacoma, Wash.' ........... C .. 12 O.os Tampa. Fla. .........X. 80 63 TO 021 Toledo. Ohio .. 53 36 44 Vicksburg. Miss. fi B 68 J.4B Tide Table. To-day-High tida" 722 a. m. and T p. b. Low tide 1J0 a. m. and 1.57 p. m. To-morrow High tide 82 a. in. and 8.37 p. m. Low tide 2J2 a. m. and Z 40 p. nj. largest Moniins Circulation. REPRESENTATIVE NYE SOUNDS WARNING FOR PEOPLE OF AMERICA Fears Decay of Roman Republic May Find Parallel in Our Own Nation Addresses Members of Society of the Mayflower. "Nursed in the lap of luxury, yielding to the enervating influence of a material prosperity, there are moments when I fear the decay of the Roman republic may find some parallel in our own na tion The antidote for the poison that r'motely, I grant threatens the virility and Igor of the greatest go ernment that ever was deiised, is the spirit of courage and endurance that animated jour ancestors, when, lighted by the same ision that guided Paul of old. thej crossed the &ea to found a new home in the uncongenial environment of inhos pitable sadges and wild beasts" Such were the sentiments. Representa tive V M Ne, of Minnesota, expres&ed in his eloquent address, to the members of the District Societ of Maj flower De scendantsi who were the guests of Mr and JIr Thomas s Gale, at their res-i-aence. .200 S street, last night, Repret.entatie Xje took for' his theme tl e needs of the republic, and the fre quent and heart! applause that greeted him at eierj step showed how hcartil his speech was appreciated, and how deepl it touched his audieme. Too Much I.cglKlatlon. "Men of to-da place too much re liance in Unislation as a panacea for the social ills. ' said the speaker All 01 er the countr men are banded to gether in organizations that base for their aiowed purpose the ccuring of foumment aid. of getting appropriations for thi-. and the other thing. aml re 1 ing upon tht paternal aid of the gov ernment of both nation and, of btute, rather than working out their own sana tion bj the exercise of those manly vir tues that lie at the root of all human anJ national progress We go on mul tioljing farms, and land, and carriages, ind belonging" at a rate that amazes the wo'ld Tropertj ' Propert ' ProperO " is the cr all over the countrv, while men do not stop to realize that the things of this life that are most wo-th while are the unseen things "But there .ire signs that the Ameri can people are now taking thought of the situation that confronts them, and of the great print iples fo which this government stands Thej are getting 1 .ense of proportion, the lack of which has eer been th cring de fect in our national character They are beginning to recognize that the greatest of all Uarning and scholir ship is reverence The are now learning that the strength of the na tion is the home and its Influence The nation has been aptly likened to a tree whose trunk is the home, its three important branches the school, the church, and the ballot-bo it- fol iage reverence and generosit , its flowers libertv. equalit, and Justice, while its fruit will be peace, plenty, and purity. "Rut the dav is coming w hen Justice w ill demand, and will see to it. that the toil ing masses are admitted to a fiir share of the profits that accrue from their handiwork Workers will share In the product of hand and brain, and no man will be permitted to take from the fin ished product more than he has con trthuted I do not think socialism w-ill eve- come I do not fully understand its aims they are so vague but there will revl tablv come that justice th it is due to the members of a common soietv. none of whose indiv duals can be touched or harmed without injuring the whole bodv 'But th" spirit of the Pilgrim fathers has llv ed throughout the historv of the republic The laws that the formulated are as fiir. as just, and as satif ing as the principles of the Declaration of Independence itelf "But the leaven is working Men are taking thought. I am sure that should an emergency demand the best that the people of the nation have to offer, tiat hui m 111 r forthcoming now or in the future as it never has in the past. l sometimes think that another experience, another emergency would be a good thing j for the vigor, vtrilitj. and welfare of the republic, that the true principles upon ALL CITIES ARE SEARCHING FOR MISSING DR. GRAY Five Thousand Circulars De scribing Druggist and Of fering $300 Reward Sent Broadcast. Five thousand circulars describing Dr. William A. Grav, who disappeared from Georgetown University Hospital March 1 last, while his brother-in-law, George B Chew was making arrangements to have him received at the Institution for treatment, have been sent out by the Washington police department. The en tire country Is now thoroughly posted as to the description of the missing doctor. The circular bears a picture of Dr. Gray, which his relatives say Is a strik ing likeness It offers a reward of $200 from Mr. Chew and an additional reward of J100 from the Washington police de partment. Uullke most circulars sent out. It requests the police 6f the differ ent cities to keep a sharp lookout at all church missions and boarding houses. Police In all cities are requested to ask local newspapers to print a description of Mr. Gray and the reward. 6nllAr r'AnmlAwInn LallOV IOmpieXlOIl SIMMONS RED Z LIVER REGULATOR (THB POWDER FORM) I3 the greatest of aO liver medicines. Its powerful purifying and strengthen ing influence. is at once apparent in an improved appetite, good digestion and a feeling of strength and energy in the body. When the system has been put. in order the yellow cast in the skin gradually disappears and the complexion 'becomes clear and healthy. Sold by Heaters. Pries, Large Package. tl.OO. Ak for iberesrofaie with rie Red goatftebbd. If jroo onaotret h. remit to m. we wO tend it by Bail poKptU. SknaonaUrrr RrsslaorbpttivalninligBldlocmiortboKwboiKfcr is. PnceSLOO per bottle. Look for the Red Z label ' 3. . ZEILIN & CO.. Proprietors. St. Lornlm. Missouri which it has been so splendidly built might come Into prominence from out the mass of self-interest, greed, and corruptness that have so often been ap parent " Occasional and loving reference by Rep resentative Ne to his brother showed how deep was the attachment that ex isted beteneen himself and the famous humorist who has endeared himself in pleasant memory. Member BnthrjKlafltlc. The meeting was most enthusiastic, and a programme of vocal and Instrumental music was much enjojed. Dr. W. S. Washburn, governor of the societv, pre sided and convejed a hearty vote of thanks to the speaker of the evening and to the host and hostess Among others present were Gen Black, Gen and Mrs Miller, Judge and Mrs Hazleton. Mr. and Mrs. Kaunce, A. A. Aspinwall. Mr and Mrs C A. Aspinwall. Mr and Mrs A H. Semmes. Miss Jar vis, Mr- Townend, Thomas S Hopkins. Dr and Mrs Caldwell. H W. Soovill, K W Bradford, Jerome F Johnson. W. L. Marsh Miss Marsh. Mr. and Mrs. H W. Blanchard. Mr and Airs Frank J Iaiwif. Mrs Gardner Mts Cleveland, Miss Chamberlin Mr and Mrs Kills Iigan. Capt and Mrs V. W Mitchell. Mr and Mrs Randolph Kimc and Miss Kime, Mr and Mrs A Howard Clark. Capt and Mrs V Cas Frank J. Bond. Miss Ups-otnb. Mr and Mrs R A Hill. Miss Morrill. Htv J II Talnr. Mr and Mrs A II Van Deuscn Miss Durham, Mrs Barber, and Mrs Brock TRIBUTE IS PAID GERMAN VETERANS Eighth Hattalion Survivors Honored at Banquet. It was due to the Influence of German citizfns that a meisure to change the money sstem of this countr was de fi.iled. ind tl at sound monej was made the b iss of the nations monetarj and financial pollcyv This statement wa made b Rt pre sentative Bartlioldt at the banquet of the Kighth Ba'tallon at the Rigg House list night Mr Bartholdt reteived en thusiastic, applajse Representative Bart holdt paid glowing tribute to the dffds of valor performed lv the Germans in the livll war The banquet was given with the assistance of the I'nited Ger mm S-oiietifs and the Columbia Turn verein The gt-oets of honor were Willam R ith. president iUnr W lithor. t-ecretarv . J J Bernlnrdt Lerch. I.ouis Kettler, Kas par Runz. Krnst Ruppert. Hent v Kettler Henrv Kunz. Rudolph Saur. and Dr Christiin btrack I. P Hennighau-en. J A e ier. William Nairn, and C H-irt-mann w re ilso seated at the guest table with Cnmmissoner Rudolph and Repre sentative Bartholdt The v irious singing ocietios contributed their share of songs Commissioner Rudolph made an ad dress in German in which he paid tribute to the puriotism of the members of the bittalion !. P Hennighauen of Baltimore, de clared Lincoln selected the G rman citi zens of the District to defend the Na tional C ipit.al Others who spoke were Louis Sehncidereith. of Baltimore, and Frnst Gichner Mr Voelckner presented a gold plate to 'W llliam Reith. president of the veterans as a gilt from the Co lumbia Turnverein A feature were the pictures of Lin coln s inauguration and scenes of the Kighth Battalion In camp Great enthusiasm was shown when a picture of President Taft was thrown upon the screen, and all the diners stood while the orchestra plaed "The Star Spangled Banner." DR. WILLIAM A. GRAY, comes from bQious impurities in the brood, aodtefanltliawimtluhvsltistorpid. STRENUOUS WEEK AHEAD FORD. A. R. Leaders Arriving for Con gress. Opening Monday. BOTH FACTIONS ABE CONFIDENT Supporters of Mra. William C. Story, Candidate for President General, Claim She Han Gained Strength, "While Scott Element Feeli San gnlne of Re-election. The Continental Congress of the Na tional Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution will convene in Con tinental Memorial Hall next Monday at 10 30 o'clock. This congress promises to be a strenuous one, and already leaden In the campaign for the two candidates for president general of the society are arriving In town to begin the great strug gle. Mrs Matthew T. Scott, the present in cumbent of the office, who makes her home In this city, is now in Atlantic City, but will return late this week, while Mrs. William Cummlng Story will also come down from New York several days before the congress. Mrs. Story is the candidate of the conservative party, and was defeated by Mrs Scott two jears ago, by a majority of only eight votes. Urge Reception To-night. Several pre-Congrcssional entertain ments have been arranged, probably the mos,t important being the large recep tion to be given by Mrs. H. U Mat tinglj. of .KOl Twenty-seventh street, to night, in honor of Mrs George M. Small wood, State regent of the District. On Saturday evening Continental Hall will bo thrown open for the benefit of the delegates, and Miss Nannie Barbee, of Kentucky, will give a programme of negro dialect stories Members of the credentials committee will be In their places in the registra tion room of Memorial Hall to receive the credentials of delegates and to issue badges, on Friday afternoon and even ing, and all day Saturdaj. After the opening exercises Mondaj morning President Taft will speak to the delegites and there will be addresses bj a number of other prominent men. -Mondas afternoon Mrs. Francois Rer Rer Moran will loan her house in Sheri dan circle for a iscotch festival to raise funds for the central bronze doors at Continental Hall Mpe Maj D E. Mac I'herson. late of the Highland Royal Scots, will be master of ceremonies Maj. MacPherson Is a recognized prize piper and dancer, having appeared in Scotland at highland gatherings to compete in games of skill and tests of strength. Cruvon posttrs representing Scotch rec reations by C W. Ford will be on view this week at the Arlington, Wlllard, Kbbitt. hhorehim. and Gordon hotels, ind at prominent Jewelrv shops. They will bt told during the week of the con gress The President and Mrs Taft will re ceive the delegates at the White House Wednesday afternoon at 5 o'clock. Mrs. Scott will hold her annual reception on Monday evening at Continental Hall. Children IV III Meet. The Children of the Revolution, of which the president is Mrs Cummins, wife of the Senator, will also hold their sessions during Easter week. and the delegates to the D A. R con gress are invited to a reception by the Children on Frida, April 21, from 1 to o clock. The administration party of the D A R. has given out the list of Its can didates for national offices which fall vacint at the election next week. The District furnishes the largest number. as only two are from the States The ihlef candidiie. of course, is Mrs Matthew T Scott for president general; Mrs Henrv L. Mann, of the District, for vice president general, in charge of or ganization of chapters. Miss Elizabeth F Pierce, chaplain general, Mrs. How ard 1. Hodgkins. recording secretary genaral Mrs William F Dennis, cor responding secretary general: Mrs G M Brumbaugh, registrar general: Mrs. Will iam D Hoover, treasurer general; Mrs. Charles W Bassett. of Baltimore, his torian general. Mrs Ellen Straw Thomp son, of Massachusetts, assistant historian general, and Miss AmarjHis Gillette, librarian general Among the delegates who have already arrived are Mrs Samuel T. Ammon. of Pittsburg, chairman of tho press com mittee, and Mrs Joseph Wood. State chairman of the Story party in New York. STEATTS AWAITS PASSAGE, Mills Plant Hill to Dr Introduced In Conarrcui To-day. hill asking the Ounmissiocer to accept the mKtcumerl milk laboratory founded by Nathan Straus, of New Tork. as a (aft, will bo introduced in ConcrcB to-day by Delegate Caroeron. of Aruoca. Mr. Straus has accomplished much in BcttinK the poWie officials, indudinc President Taft, interrsled in milk pasteurization, and this afternoon will p to his home in Sew York to await the action of Coo Ereto. IIKELY TO ACCUSE OTHERS. Much Interest Felt In Veiled Threats of Phillips, Much interest is beins felt in official Washington oror the relied threat of Harrey Phillips, who was arrested on a dujo of shippinc arms, marked for mtcre, to tha Mexican rebels from Brooklyn, N. T. RIXEY CASE IS , TO THE Son of Indicted Banker Grave Will Petition C. Jones Rlxey, of 903 Sixteenth street, this city, head of the Virginia Safe Deposit and Trust Corporation, of Alex andria, who Is under Indictment In Alex andria on a charge of embezzlement, pre sents a puzzling situation. C Jones Rlxey. Jr., son of tho indicted banker, last night declared to a reporter for The Washington Herald that his fath er's condition was grave. In the mean time, the Alexandria authorities are clam oring for the presence" In court there of the Indicted banker, for trlaL In the Alexandria Corporation Court yesterday it was decided to ask the governor of Vir ginia to Issue requisition papers for Rlxey, to compel his attendance In court. Judge Louis C. Barley, la the Corpora tion Court, directed Commonwealth At torney Brent to prepare the papers, which will be forwarded to Gov. Mann at once, and If he signs them, Rlxey will be placed in a hospital, where he will be under surveillance, and as soon as his condi tion permits Ire will be taken to Alex andria, for trial. Riley's attorneys, it was announced last alibi, will oppose tse extradition be THE A New PROFESSORS MYSTERY t . .a nnim otmrir enncllr divide these paces, or perhaps it would be more accurate to say that this is a mystery story colored by love. "Excellent character drawing, unusually good workmanship and a vivid stvle combine to lift the story into a class aboTe that or the ordinary mystery tale. The ingenuity of its weaving is remarkable. As the street faker says, 'Now you see h, and now yon don t Ap parently right within one's fingers, it slips again. "As a love story it is charming: as a mystery story it is constantly absorbing. Interest ceases only with the last page." Detroit Journal Price $1.25 net. For tale everywhere newS TH?BOBBS-iMERRlLI:(DMPANY SSgRSEg You Have Tried Many Tailors but there is one more who is reallv entitled to a trial. TAILORING FOR MEN. 1413 F STREET N. W. Capital uid Surplus. S-'JOOOOO. Increase Your Earning Power by putting your surplus money to work in the hanking de partment of this company. In terest paid on all accounts; de posits subject to check. rravelem' Check. Letter of Credit. Union Trust Co.. KDUAKU J. STELLAS AG EN, ITwidmt. IStb and II Sta. N. W. Phillirw srrts hm lnnncrcoe. ind has nude state menu that tend u show that srrcral wcrrt agents In the Drrnrtment of Justice majr be implicated m trie Knnsslinc o: arm? t the Depnrttrent of Justice yesterday it was ad milled that while the actintin had been earned on with the Nst intentions, some of the Csyjet fccmee asents orcrstrrped their authority and established in Texas a srsicin of espionage rarticulariy distasteful to that btatc Shertmrne f. Hopkins irire Jl.om hnnrl for l"htl !iri to cuaranter hn apivirancr. in evr York for In I in May 10. MAETTrT NAMES COMMITTEE. Minority lcnder In Senate Reeoi;- nlic the Proere.ilieii. Thrmas . Martin, of irjinta. tho newly elected minmty leader of the ienate. announced last nicht the pcrwnnel of the Democratic itrenne committee, which ii to make the committee selections for the minority in the v-nat. The new committee, which is to hold its first meet- inc this afternoon, is mad up of Senator Martin, chairman, ard "-enators Culberson of Texas, bun- mor.s. cf North Carolina Harke of Arkansas Bank head, of Uabama Klclcher. of Florida. Williams, of Mjounpp Kern, of Indiana, and Hitchcock, Nebraska In the selection of the committee Mr. Martin has reccmized two of the newly elected Senators who lined up with the srxallrd "procrejwiTes" in oppo sition to his candidacy for the minority leadership erf the Senate The new tcnaton on the committee are Kem and Hitchcock Seren members of the cnramittee are from the South and two from the horth or West. FIREBUG BELIEVED INSANE. Collins Called Pyromanlac at Trial In Police Co art. Believing Thomas J. Collins, self-confessed firebug, to be Insane. Judge Pugh. in the Police Court, yesterdayi ordered him examined by alienists before a trial by the grand Jury. Officials at the Police Court believe Collins started the fires through an insane desire to figure as a hero. Assistant United States Attorney Ralph Given, who suggested that Collins be examined by alienists. Is of the opinion that Collins is a pyromaniac. Collins was tried jesterday on two counts of arson, although he will be tried before the grand Jury. It is said, on seventeen. Waiving examination, and pleading guilty when questioned, Collins did not seem to realize that if he Is ad Judged sane, he faces a term of at least fifty years In the penitentiary. If found guilty. "When seen In his cell, after the trial, Collins said: "Yes; I started the fires. No; r cannot discuss the case. They say I'm crazy, and I guess I am." PUZZLING AUTHORITIES Says Father's Condition Is for Requisition Papers. fore Gov. Mann, setting forth that their client is not physically able to be re moved from hl home, and that such ac tion would greatly Injure his health. Dr. Rlxey's physician was In court yesterday and announced that Mr. Rixey needed a long rest. Mr. Rlxey's attorneys made a motion to have the case tried before another Judge, contending that testimony could be given by Judge Barley that would be of benefit to the defendant After protracted arguments by the counsel of both sides. Judge Barley overruled the motion. When the case was called yesterday morning and Rlxey did not appear. Judge Barley ordered a capias issued for the arrest of Rlxey. City Sergt. Cox. of Alexandria, came to Washington with the papers, but Capt, Boardman, assist ant superintendent of police, refused to arrest Rlxey without requisition papers. He said Rlxey could be arrested If found In the streets with the capias order, but not while he was In his home. It was after this was made known to Judge Barley that he directed Commonwealth Attorney Brent to prepare the papers for Gov. 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LOUIS C FLETCH ER, beloved husband of Mary Man nine Fletcher. Funeral (private) Wednesday, April C at 12 m , from chapel at Glenwood Cemetery. JONES On Monday. Ap-il 10. 1311. at Hyattsville. Md.. GEORGE FRANCIS JONES Friends and relatives .invited to attend the funeral on Wedm bday. April 12. to be held at 11 a. m . from his late residence Interment at Greenmounr. Cemetery, Baltimore. Md. KING On Monday. April JO. 1911. at i:C a. m at her residence, 933 S street. ANNfE J. MELCHER KING, widow of Amasa W. King;. beloed grand mother of Mary Emily King. Funeral from the Church of the Im maculate Conception on Wednesday, April 12. at 9 a, m. Intment private. KING On Tuesday, April 1J, 1911. at 7 p m . at her residence. 903 New Tork aenue northwest, ELIZABETH DUNN SPRAGUE, wife of Dr. Hu bert L. King. Funeral from St. Paul's Episcopal Church. Twenty-third street north west, Thursday. April 13. at 2 P. m. RelatKes and friends Invited. 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