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PHOENIX, ARIZONA, WEDNESDAY MORNING. JUNE (, 1894. VQL. V. NO. 14. FIFTH YEAR. DOOMED TO WE. Sentence Passed on Jose M. Sortillon. Friday July 27 Is Named as the Fatal Day. The Prisoner Unmoved by the Announcement of Death. A Stubborn Flsrht Yet to Be Made by His Attorney to Save Him From the Callows. COPYRIGHT ALL THE LADIES Pass Fair Opinions About Our LADIES' AND CHILDREN'S SHOES Don't forget we Carry a full line of shoes for every one, week we offer you a complete line of This LADIES' OXFORDS-ALL SIZES OUR PRICE 75c PER PAIR Patronize Our Free Employment Office mm m m mm. Always Look for Our Sign. HABDWARE. The L0N6 and SHORT of It. Mr That for seaeanable goods HENRYE.KEMP(kCo HEADQUARTERS! Call and examine our wmm. Granite Garden Hose. Vapor Stoves. Paints. Barb Wire. Building Hardware. Agricultural Implements. Iambs A. Flemino, President. P. J. Colk, Vice-PreBident. B. J. BEKNiTT.Caahisi- D BM, THE ONLY United States Depositary IN ARIZONA. Paid Up Capital, U. S. Bonds to Secure Deposits, $100,000 50,000 Depositary for the Territorial Funds. The only Steel-Lined Vaults and Steel Safety Deyoslt Boxes in Arizona. Interest Paid on Time Deposits. !Phoenix. General Banking Business. Jose Maria Sortillon wa9 sentenced to death vesterdav. If there were no interference in his case, on Friday, July 27. he would expiate the awful crime of which he has been convicted. The prisoner was brought into court shortly after 4 o'clock. The court room was only moderatly well filled. The proceedings began with a hear ing of. a motion for a new trial based on the allegation that the jury by which the prisoner was convicted had been separated. It was charged at a former hearing that on one occasion a part of the bad been allowed to go into the Commercial hotel bar-room to get a drink. One member of the jury admitted that on the day before the finding of the verdict he and two other members of the jury under the charge of a bailiff passed through tne Dar room, un tneir return he saw a glass of whisky on the bar and drank it. Other members of the iurv testified to having had eonver- sauon with outside persons on Dusiness matters or at least on subjects not re lating to the trial. All swore that they had not conversed with any one after the case had been submitted. In support of the motion Judge Israel argued with more than usual eloquence, pleading that in a matter attecting nu man life the conduct of the jury should be above suspicion. United States District Attorney 0.1- linwood replied briefly and the motion was overruled. The prisoner was then ordered to stand up, and in a manner which be trayed deep feeling, Judge. Baker pro nounced sentence upon him as ioUowb: Jose Maria Sortillon: At the November term 1893, of this court, the grand jury returned an indictment against you for the murder of a certain new-born male child, one day ot age and unnamed. The indictment charges that yon murdered this child upon the 12th day of .November, 1892, within and upon the Colorado River Indian reservation, in the Third Judicial Dis trict of this territory and within Yuma county. This indictment was duly filed in this court and you were duly arraigned thereon and plead 'not guilty' thereto. A jury was duly empaneled to try this issue between you and the gov ernment : and that jury found a ver dict against you, and found you guilty of murder as charged in the indict ment. "This is the time fixed by the court to pronounce the dread judgment and sentence of the law upon the verdict. Have you any legal cause to show why judgment should not be pronounced against you ? "In all the proceedings against you I am satisfied that every right which our law secures to a person accused of crime, baa been carefully accorded you. In the selection of an impartial jury you were permitted to exercise every right of challenge; you met the witnesses against you, face to face ; the jury gave your case a patient and intelligent hearing ; you were fully heard in your own defense; and the verdict against you was accepted, recorded and ap proved by the court, in all you have been defended oy counsel ol your choice, who devoted themselves to your cause with great industry, fidelity and ability. It has been made certain, so far as it can De made certain by any human tribunal, that you are guilty of murder. It is made certain that you deliberately took the life of your own helpless child a child unable even to plead for its life, bv the most deliberate of all means, by the most cruel of all means you buried your child alive. "I do not care to further recall the incidents of so shocking a crime. In the wretched extremity to which you are brought I kindly and earnestly ex hort vou to turn your thoughts to Him 'whose mercy endureth forever,' in the blessed assurance that lor ail who ap proach Him in a contrite spirit, there is hone of forgiveness. "You belong to a race of people greatly indebted to the holy Catholic church, for its teachings of that blessed doctrine 'the remission of sins' and I commend you to the ministra tion of some devout priest, to point the wav to a higher and I hope a better life. "The painful but imperative duty if left for me to pronounce the dread judg ment and sentence of the law, that 'Every person who commits murder, shall suffer death.' "It is the judgment and sentence of the court, that vou. Jose Maria Sortil Ion, be removed from this place and de tained in close custody in the county jail of Maricopa county, until tnday the twenty seventh dav of Julv, 1894 and that upon that dav. between the hours of ten o'clock a. m., and four o'clock p. m., you be taken from said jail to some convenient private place in said Maricopa county and there be hung by the neck until you are dead. "May (iod in his infinite goodness, have mercy upon your soul." The sentence wbb repeated to Sor tillon by interpreter Garcia. The prisoner was apparently less moved than any other man in tne court room. He looked carelessly out of the win dow and during the announcement that within less than two months he would be numbered with the lgnoni mous dead, he was absorbed in the waving branches of the umbrella trees without the window, the grass upon the plaza beneath and the mist of dust which was drifting along the mountain tops in the south. The only betrayal of interest in what was transpiring in the court room was when bis hand brushed a fly from his ear. His mother, Mrs. Daniel, and his pretty half sister, Anita Daniel, were in the corridor awaiting the sentence. As Sortillon was led out of the court room past them the girl's grief found expression in loud sobs. The prisoner was proof against the contagion oi grief. He glanced at his half sister, neither stolidly nor carelessly but with an expression impossible of description. It is unlikely that he will he nangea on July 27. Judge Israel will em ploy every legal resource in his behalf. An appeal will be taken to tne terri torial supreme court. If he fails there the case will be taken to the supreme court of the United States. INTERNAL WAR. No Improvement in the Industrial Situation. Tie lew York Life The McKeesport Pipe Work Held by a Mob. The Colorado Coal Strike Is Still Vigorously On. In the Event of Its Continuance Denver will Suffer a Disastrous Fuel Famine. MURDER OF R. E. L. ROBINSON Said to Have Been Slain on the Island of Tiburon. The Word Received by the Way of Guaymas From Survivors of the Expedition. "El Eco Fronterizo," published at NogaleB, gives an account of the murder of B. E. L. Robinson and James Logan bv the Seri Indians on the island of Tiburon. Robinson and party left Yuma several weeks ago in the bark "Examiner" for San Francisco, via Cape San Lucas. The party was heard from at various points along the lower Colorado and once after they reached the guif but since then no word has been received from them. The Fronterizo says that when the bark launched at Tiburon, Robinson and Logan went ashore their, two com panions remaining on the vesBei. The men in the boat soon after heard about thirty shots. They lay off the island for some time and fearing that their companions had been murdered they proceeded to Guay may and announced the death of their fellow vovaeers. The island of Tiburon lies ou the eastern part of the gulf about 100 miles above Guaymas and about 150 miles below the mouth of the Colorado. It is about thirty miles in length and twenty miles in width and lies arjoui inree miles from the mainland. The Seri Indians who inhabit it are said by the Fronterizo to be extremely savage and barbarous. It recommends their extermination by the Mexican government. Br the Associated Press. Pittsburg, Pa., June 6. Fifteen thousand men, women and children assembled about the National Tube works at McKeesport and tried to com pel the few men at work to come out, The men attempted to leave the works but was forced back by the mob. In the crush one man was injured. The mavor ordered the entire police force on duty. The Mob In Possession. McKeesport, Pa., June 5. This evening when the National Tube work men. who have taken the places ot tne strikers, came out. they were met by mob of several thousand. Many of the workmen returned within the en closure. A number attempted to get home. These were set upon by the strikers and terribly beaten. The en tire police force were on duty, but they were powerless. As far as is now known, no one was killed, but several were badlv injured. The mob is in possession of the plant. Ihe sherin has been called and 200 deputies will leave for the scene on the firBt train. THE TERRITORY WINS. A New Trial Will be Sought by the Other Side. A verdict was rendered for the terri- torv yeBterday in its suit against Col. Christy, ex-territorial treasurer, to re vwfr ilfi.000 alleged to have been lm- orooerlv employed in the redemption of certain Yuma and Yavapai county bonds under the provisions of the funding act. The plaintiff contended that at the time the bonds were re deemed there wae no fund for that pur pose and that the treasurer was not em powered to take the money from any other fund. On the other hand the defense con tended that the fund had already been created by a bonus of $10,000 received from prospective purchasers of the funding bonds, and that the treasurer had been already authorized to redeem the bonds which he did redeem. Also that it was within his authority to to overdraw upon any fund since the the matter of fixing the amounts ot tne va rious funds reBted with himself. The defense further contended that the suit, if instituted at all, Bhould have been against him and his oondsmen under the funding act, rather than against him and his bondsmen as treas urer. The court instructed the lury to nnd for the plaintiff. A motion will be filed for a new triel and failing in that the case will be appealed. Should the ver diet be sustained in all the higher courts to which it mfght be taken, the ex-treasurer's remedy will be in a legis lative act to reimburse him. The Cripple Creek Trouble Adjusted Cripple Creek. Colo., June 5. Alexander Mcintosh, state organizer of the Miners' Union, read the arbitra tion statement to the assembled miners and immediately all the men on Bull Hill laid down their arms. The town has been decorated with flags and re joicing over the settlement of the strike IB general. Hunting Converts. Trinidad, Colo., Jans 5.--I'oday-1,700 strikers arrived here and camped just outside the city limits. They will stay here until Thursday when they will march to one of the other mines and re quest the men to come out. A Coal Famine Threatened. Denver. Jnne 5. Unless the trouble with Colorado coal miners is speedily Bettled this city will experience a se rious coal famine. The tramway and city cable companies have but a seven days' supply of fuel on hand and no way of getting more. The Consolidated Electric company is said to be in an even worse condition. The gas com pany is not much better situated. Insurance. Insurance Company. BOONE k LEWIS, General Managers For Arizona. Rooms 5 and 6 Fleming Block. Money Loaned on Policies at 5 per cent per annum. Call and see us if you want ToPlacea Gilt-Edged Loan Musleal Goods. Removal. The Phoenix Has moved its office and w are rooms to No. 44 E.Washington Street. (Monihon block.) Agents for the celebrated CT ' J. & C, FISCHER PIANOS. BLASIUS PIANOS, WEAVER ORGANS. Instruments Sold on the Installment Plan Violins, Guitar, Banjos, Accordeons. The Celebrated K. & C. Striae. A Ten Years Sentence. Biversiok, Cal., Jjne 5. Andreas M. Morales, who was convicted a few days ago of the murder of Ramon Ozuna, near Elsinore, was denied a new trial by the superior court today and there upon. he was sentenced to ten years in ioleom priBon. THE HAVOC CONTINUES, Continued Report of Disaster By Flood. In the case yesterday of S. fa. Murphy vs. Col. Christy to recover on a note for $4,000 and interest a verdict was rendered for the plaintitt tor 114.24 which was a victory for the de fense. The note had been transferred to the plaintiff by the now insolvent Pacific Bank of San Francisco. But it was shown that on June 22, of last year, the Pacific Bank then solvent was in debted to the Valley Bonk in $2,085.85. This balance was assigned by the assistant cashier of the Valley Bank to the defendant. The court instructed the jury to find for the plaintiff after having been satisned ot tne existence of both claims, the difference between them. In the case of Czarnowski vs. Holland a non suit was taken. Northwestern Railroad Tracks Un der Watei A Colorado Resre volr Gives Way. White Appeals to the Governor. The friends of Chas. White, ex-law yer, late street preacher, and present incumbent of the county lau lor tne oi- fense of an assault upon J. K. (.xlass- ford, are interceding with the governor for his release. White was sentenced by Justice Kincaid for fifty days, twenty of which have expired. The prisoner himself has submitted a well written statement of his case. It is backed by the recommendations of several reput able citizens who know White and Bpeak hiehlv of his character. They say that thev believe that he is subject to tem porary mental derangement and in fact it was on this ground that the late grand iurv declined to consider the charge againBt him. City Council. The citv council met last night to consider the matter of granting Col. C S. Masten a right of wav for a street railway. The ordinance waB slightly changed providing for a franchise over Madison street, between First and Fourth streets, instead of over Jackson street. The city recorder was instructed to advertise for bids for twelve 1,200 candle power arc lights, the bids to be submitted on or before noon of June 20. By the Associated Press. Vancouver, B. C, June 5. The wrters of the t raser show no sign of abatement. On the contrary they are still getting higher and higher. Here the tide is now thirteen feet, nine and one-half inches above low water and one and one-half inches above the high est in 1882. The water is now over the w harves. To give the details Is to multiply the account oi one great suvfeh of devasta tion along the river. The end is not yet in sight. Railroads Submerged. Salt Lake, June 5. The recent floods in the northwest have been ex tremely disastrous to railroad property It is reported that the whole of the Union Pacific track between Umatilla and Portland, a distance of 186 miles all of which is above high water mark, is inundated and vast stretches torn 1 out and washed awav. Thirty or forty miles of track is also under water in the flooded region between Lampa and Huntington, Idaho, and many bridges have been carried away. The high water in this section comes from the Snake river. A Broken Reservoir. Lyons, Colo-, June 5. A report was circulated that Beaver Park reservoir on the south of St. Vrain had broken, and a scene of confusion ensued. Every family on the south side of the river, with one or two exceptions, hastily moved to a hill south of town and that part of town is now completely deserted in anticipation of a flood. The hill is covered with furniture and many fami lies are homeless. Several houses have should break great damage will be District Court. Death of Mrs. Sydnor McNalr. Mrs. Sydnor McNair died at 6 :30 yes terday evening after an illness of one week.' Her ailment iras a disease of the liver, though its exact character was obscure. YeBterday she appeared to have greatly improved. The deceased was about "thirty years of age. She had resided in Phoenix about one year. Besides .her sorrowing husband she leaves three small children. The fune ral will take place at 11 o'clock today under the direction of Randal & Davis, from the famiiy residence. For Rent. 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