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ALBUQUERQUE. NEW MEXICO, TUESDAY EVENING. FEBRUARY 19. 1907. VOL. 21. NO. 43. Ths Evening Citizen, in Advance, M pr ;mt, Delivered by- Carriers, M sents per menth. RESENTS THE INSULT AT SANTA FE PLENTY OF INTERESTING it THAW TRIAL TODAY IS OF MORE THAN THE USUAL INTEREST TO PUBLIC NEWS FRQWI SANTA EE INCLUDING TODAY Captain and Doctor High Compliment in Speech on Exclusion of Correspondents. QUITE A GOOD DEAL WAS Much Good Legislation of General Character May. Be Ea pected to Be Pushed Rapidly During Remaining Weeks of tha Session. Santa Fe, N. M., Feb. 19. The sensa tional, misleading statement, and sensational reports sent out by the Journal correspondent from this city regarding? the doings of the Thirty seventh legislative assembly reached a culmination yesterday when In house resolution No. 7 the house by a vote of 16 ayes, 7 nays, barred Mr. Hening, the correspondent, from Its floor and gallery for the remainder of the session. Mr. Macpherson, manager of the Albuquerque Journal, was present on the floor of the house and heard the bitter yet at the same time fair and Impartial discussion which the intro duction of the resolution precipitated. House resolution No. 7 was intro duced by Mr. Sanchez of San Miguel county, a native member of the house, whose conduct since the day that body convened has been without reproach. He has voted intelligently and patriotically on all measures and has acted always in a fair and Im partial manner. Mr. Hening, the Journal corres pondent, was not present when the resolution was passed, thereby obviat ing the humiliating scene of the aer-geant-at-arms escorting him from the hall of the house. When the resolution was read by the chief clerk, Mr. Hudspeth secured recognition. He said that he thought all press representatives should be allowed on the floor of the house and that if anything libelous was printed, there were laws In the territory cov ering the same which could be in voked. Mr. Holt replied, favoring the reso lution. He said that its purport had been misunderstood by the gentleman Mr. Hudspeth. That he knew there were laws covering libelous articles but that the floor of the honorable house was no place and the present hour was no time for their discussion. He said that he surmissed these laws would be invoked at the proper time and place to put a stop to the libelous utterances of the correspondent in question. But he added that he a. J not consider that the legislative house of the present assembly was called upon to stand the unjust abuse heap ed upon it, and that if after repeated unjust and untrue newspaper articles by this correspondent, the house felt that it desired to barr him from its "lloor and gallery, then it most surely had the right and the power to do so. "I call Mr. Hudspeth's attention to the fact," said Mr. Holt, "that the resolution does not exclude the Albu querque Journal from sending a cor respondent here who will report truthfully the doings of this body, but only the present representative, who has been guilty of a most flagrant abuse time and time again, of the privileges of the press. "We only ask that the paper send some one here who is a reliable rep resentative and who will report the proceedings of this house if not in a fair manner at least truthfully. J do not mean to say that I do not be lieve that it is within the power of this house if it did so desire, to ex clude the paper in question from all representation upon this floor. How ever, that is not the case. We mem bers of the house, who have been un justly maligned, ask only that a fair and truthful correspondent be sent here to report our actions upon this floor. For myjelf, I do not resent criticism if it be truthful, fair and Just. I believe moreover that every member of this house is ready at any and all times to stand a fair and im artlal criticism of his actions as a member of this assembly. Every member, in my estimation, is more than ready to stand his share of the responsibility for any acts of this branch of the legislature BUT WHEN ANY REPRESENTATIVE OF A NEWSPAPER MALICIOUSLY MIS REPRESENTS THE FACTS. WE HAVE THE RIGHT TO EXCLUDE HIM FROM THE FLOOR AND GAL LERY OF THIS HOUSE. "I hope this great dally paper (?) Mr. Hudspeth referred to, will send a reliable correspondent here and if that Is done then I am sure the mem bers of this house will have no com plaint to make of any criticism he may make." Captain Ruppe then took the floor for a speech. Littlefield Ruppe never, misses a chance to "orate" and this afforded him more opportunities than lie utilized, thereby adding to the Im pression that he is suffering from chilblains." "I regret that any member of this house has thought It necessary " he began. "I would like to ask Mr. Ruppe a question," said Mr. Holt. " Did you, Mr. Ruppe, ever ask the correspond- ent of the Albuquerque Journal to j cease his unjust attacks and misrep resentations upon the members of I this honorable body if you do not J mind answering such a question?" Mr. Ruppe replied: "I cautioned Mr. Hening, the correspondent to whom, I believe this resolution re fers, to be sure of his facts in every Ruppe Pays Citizen DONE IN INTRODUCING BILLS case, as should he happen to make a mistake it would reflect on me." Mr. Ruppe continued speaking, stating that he wanted included in the resolution under debate. The Citizen's representative and the rep resentative of the Las Vegas Optic. The point of the Joke is that the Op tic man certainly is clear of even re porting the legislative procedings. "I am entitled to $50,000 damages," said Littlefield Ruppe with one of those expressive waves of his hands for which the leader of the demo cratic minority is noted. "I should have it Just for the pictures The Clti zen has published of me, to say noth ing of the articles sent out from here by the correspondent of that paper. Captain Dr. Littlefield Ruppe con tinued to fill the atmosphere of the house with like euloglzles of The Citi zen's correspondent until he had thor oughly exhausted his vocabulary when he sat down. Captain Littlefield Rup pe Is all right. He means well and he is learning. Mr. Mullens said he thought the house was giving the Morning Jour nal too much free advertising. In that respect, a number of the members of the house agreed with htm. It was more than the yellow, sensational stories, which caused the action referred to were worth. The speaker then asked for a vote on the resolution and Mr. Captain Dr. Littlefield Ruppe called for the roll The vote wai 16 ayes with one absent from the majority's ranks, and 7 nays. Those opposing -the resolution were: Abbott of Colfax, Hudspeth, Lucero y Montoya, MIrabal, Moran Mullens, who objects to free advertising; Lit tlefleld Ruppe, Walters, who has re covered from Littlefield Ruppe's lat est oratorical effort. The resolution Is in full as follows: M.NA-. . lu-hcpa. I gh.TAOI h h h The following resolution, intro duced by Representative Sanchez, of San Miguel county, was passed by a vote of 1 6to 7: Whereas, The representative and correspondent of the Albuquerque Morning Journal, since the convening of the present legislative assembly, has persistently made Inaccurate and untruthful reports of the proceedings of this body, and has apparently in tentlonally misrepresented the atti tude and public utterances of indl vldual members of this body concern ing pending matters of legislation and otherwise; therefore, be it Resolved, By the house of repre sentatives of the thirty-seventh legis lative assembly of New Mexico, that the present representative and cor respondent of said Albuquerque Morning Journal, be and he is here by excluded from the floor and gal leries of this house during the re mainder of the present session, and that said Albuquerque Morning Jour nal be and it is hereby respectfully requested to provide itself with a cor respondent who can be rellpd upon to truthfully and accurately report the proceedings of this body. Proceedings of Uio House, Feb. 18. The committee on Judiciary, Mr. Holt chairman, reported unfavorably house bill 'No. 42, an act relative to annual reports by corporations. The committee offered instead a substltu tute bill, which passed the house, the original bill being tabled. House bill No. 67, an act relative to recognizance, was reported favor ably by the same committee and pass ed the house. House bill No. 56, an act fixing the time for holding sessions ot the dis trict court of the First Judicial dis trict, was reported favorably by the Judiciary committee. Under the order of introduction of bills, Speaker Baca Introduced house bill No. 96, relative to the duties of sheriffs. The bill was referred to the Judiciary committee. Dr. Littlefield Ruppe introduced house bill No. 97, an act providing for the abolishment of the present statutes for the creation of a public printer and repealing all laws In con flict therewith. Referred to commit tee on public printing. House bill No. 98 was also intro duced by Littlefield Ruppe, being an act providing for local option in New Mexico. This bill is a lengthy docu ment and was not read in full. Re ferred to committee on territorial af fairs. House bill No. 99 was Introduced by Representative Abbott of Santa Fe. being an act to amended section 318 of the compiled laws of 1897, relative to property liens. Referred to com mittee on Judiciary. House bill 100, Introduced by Mul lens, an act to prohibit combinations in restraint of trade. Referred to committee on Judiciary. House bill No. 101, introduced by Holt, providing for the recording of (Continued on page four.) ANTI-REPUBLICAN ORGAN I1IIANDED WITH PUBLISHING "1,1 BEIXHJS, UNTRUTHFUL AND INAC CURATE REPORTS," AND ITS REPRESENTATIVE IS THEREFORE BARRED FROM THE HOUSE. ,1 THE REICHSTAG TODAY Opens Session In Great State. French Chamber of Deputies Sustains Government. JAPS DON'T LIKE THE PROPOSED NEW BILL Berlin, Feb. 19. Emperor William opened the relchstag today amid gor geous stage setting In the great white hall of the Palace, identified for a century with great events as the house of Hohenzollern. The scene was witnessed by members of the roy al household, members of nobility and diplomatic corps. CHAMBER OF DEPUTIES SUSTAINS GOVERNMENT Paris, Feb. 19. The chamber of deputies, by a vote of 389 to 86, sus tained the government's policy In the church and state matter. JAPS SEEM TO THINK THEY OWN THIS COUNTRY. Toklo, Feb. 19. The official text of President Roosevelt's amendment of the exclusion bill has been published here. As was expected, it cerated the strongest dissatisfaction among the Interested parties, although their movements of procedure have not yet assumed definite shape. The leaders of opinion here are aware that under the circumstances the only alternative is to calmly resign themselves to the situation, hoping that the government can arrange with the American authorltiea to re duce the sacrifice in the interest of Japanese Immigrants to the mini mum. They regret the new law lest the San Francisco people, glorying in their success, should assume an over bearing attitude. News of this kind would only tend to Injure Japanese susceptibilities, which Roosevelt has been specially careful to avoid. LABOR SPEAKER IS MORE EARNEST THAN REASONABLE Pittsburg, Kas., Feb. 19. Address ing a crowd of 1,000 persons, com posed largely of coal miners, at a mass meeting here yesterday, C. E. Rolfe of Erie, Kansas, urged his hear ers to arm themselves. "The time for rebellion has come," said he. "The courts have refused ua a fair hearing, the right of petition has been denied us, and we must now prepare to use our last resource, the force of arms. Resolutions were adopted condemn ing the courts and the state and na tional governments for their part in the prosecution of the Haywood-Moy-er case. MURDERER HOTT.MAN WILL RECOVER, DOCTORS SAY Kansas City, Feb. 19. The Jail physicians stated today that Frank Hottman, the condemned murderer, who yesterday attempted to commit suicide, will recover. Georgia Kotlcty at Annual Runqiirt. Atlanta, (la., Feb. 19. The Ohio Society of Georgia will give its an nual banquet at the Piedmont hotel tonght when Governor Harris, of Ohio, will deliver an address on the advancement of Ohio state. The so ciety is reported to bo In a flourish ing state and no expense has been spared to make tonight's gathering the most successful of Its kind ver ettempted. GREAT NORTHERN ROAD IS INDICTED FOR REBATING , Favored Arrierlcan Sugar Re fining Company to Amount of $14,599. NEBRASKA AND MISSOURI PA5S TWO CENT MILE RATE New York, Feb. 19. The federal grand Jury today indicted the Great Northern railway on the charge of violating the Elkins' act by paying re bates to Lowell F. Palmer, traffic agent of the American Sugar Refining company in this city. There are two counts alleging the payment in all of 114,599 In May and June, 1905. TWO CENTS PER .MILE FARE IS FAVORED. Lincoln,' Feb. 19. The senate to day unanimously favored the bill re ducing passenger rates to two cents a mile, sending the bill to the en grossing clerk. The senate this afternoon passed the two-cent pas senger rate bill. Missouri Follows Suit. JefTerson City, Mo., Feb. 19. The senate today passed the house two cent passenger rate bill, after amend ing it to conform to the senate bill, and adding a penalty of fine from $100 to $500 for each offense of vio lation. LONE BANDIT DOING BUSINESS AT LA6UNA Special to The Evening Citizen Laguna, N. M., Feb. 19. The na tive section men, Mexicans and In dians on the sections adjacent to La guna, are thoroughly worked up over the depredations of a lone bandit, ap parently of their own station in life, who has made a business the past few days of collecting railroad checks and what spare change and valuables his victims might have in their clothes. The first offense to come to the eyes of law was the holding up and rob bing of an Indiun by the name of An tonio Acoma, which took place on Sunday afternoon, as Acoma was walking along the Santa Fe tracks from Laguna to Acomlta. The bandit held the red man up at the point of a pistol and relieved him of a $21 pay check, $50 in gold and some silver Jewelry, Acoma did not complain ot hta loss till yesterday, and it is feared that the thief haa mado good his es cape. The Indian described the rob ber as a native of Mexico, garbed in black shirt and blue overalls, and wearing a slouchy cap. It is thought that he went toward Albuquerque. Other similar robberies have been reported. FEARFULLY FATAL EXPLOSION IN A MEXICAN COAL MINE Eagle Pass, Texas, Feb. 19. A dis patch received here today from Las Esperanzas, Mexico, s.iys it Is now be lieved that 100 lives were lost In the explosion yesterday in a mine be longing to tho Mexican Coal & Coke company. Forty-three bodies had been removed and more than sixty are still In the compartment where the explosion occurred. Whether they are dead or not is not known. Many ot the men killed were Japanese. T FOR HIMSELF BEFORE SENATE Navy Paymaster Short In Ac counts of SI 300. Is Tried Convicted and Dismissed. SHIP SUBSIDY BILL NOi TO BE PRESSED NOW Wsahlngton, Feb. 19. Speaking In his own defense before the senate to day, Senator Reed Smoot, of Utah, condemned polygamy In the strong' est terms. He declared that polyg amy does not exist now in Utah, pjid Insisted that he never had taken any oath as an apostle in the church which would In any way prevent him from discharging the duties of sena tor and citizen with the utmost fidel ity. He himself had never had but one wife, and would not think of giv ing his olllclal or personal sanction to any other arrangement, in the case of other members of the Mor mon church. PA YM ASTER IN THE NAVY CONVICTED OF EMBEZZLEMENT Washington, Feb. J9. Assistant Paymaster W. P. Sypher, U. S. N., nasi been dismissed from the navy on account of a technical embezzlement. Sypher was tried at the navy yard in this city upon the charge of being unable to account for $1,300 of funds entrusted to him. The board con victed him and the matter had been before the secretary of navy for some time for review. SHIP SUBSIDY BILL WILL HAVE TO GO OVER Washington. Feb. 19. At a eon. ference between the president and Speaker Cannon and Representative Watson today it was practically de cided there should be no effort made to pass the ship subsidy bill this ses sion. MOST MATTERS OF INTER EST IN NEW MEXICO. Special to The Evening Citizen. Washington, D. C, Feb. 19. The following pensions have been grant ed: Antonio Jose Mares, Cerrlllos, in crease of pension to $12 per month, from January 2, 1907. Joseph Fenster, Fort Bayard, In crease of pension to $17 per month, from January 12, 1907. Edgar D. Brott, Fort Bayard, pen sion of $14 per month, from Septem ber 14, 1908. George C. Bowman, of Albuquer que, pension of $8 per month, from November 2, 1906, Ira O. Wetmore has been appoint ed postmaster at Carrlzozo, Lincoln, county, February 13. Delegate Andrews has Introduced hills to Increase the pensions of E. W. Eaton, Irene Schermoyer and Francisco Zamorade Aldereta. They have been referred to the committee on Invalid pensions. He has present ed In the pension division the names of Miles Adams for $14 and Edgar Broett for $14. Mr. Luna Leaves for Home. Hon. Solomon Luna will leave for home tonight. He says that the bill for leasing the public domain for grazing purposes will not be passed during tho present session of congress. Mrs. Evelyn Thaw Letters Written by the Late Stanford White. a vpMMMMMaaaMBMajaMM SHE TELLS ALL THE . HORRIBLE Mrs. Calne Tells How Mrs. Bath Room That She Might Hear What Thaw Said About Marriage. New York, Feb. 19. The Usual crowd, largely composed of lawyers, filled the court room when the Thaw case was opened this morning. A de cided surprise waa sprung by the defense in recalling Mrs. Evelyn Nes bit Thaw to the atand immediately after- the court convened. Forty (kid Letters Identified. Mrs. Thaw examined and identified forty-two lettera handed her by Del mas, aa written by White. She waa nearly a half hour in the task. Mrs. Thaw Testifies. . After the examination of the let ters had been concluded Dclmas turned to the witness and asked If In May, 1906, she related to Thaw a conversation she had with May Mac kenzie with regard to White. Miss Mackenzie had said to .White that Harry and Evelyn were getting along nicely together. She said White re plied, "Pooh, It won't last; I'll get her back." Wtlnesa said that when she told Thaw of It he became very excited. The witness also told of another op eration In 1905, for which Thaw paid the bills, amounting to $3,000. The nature of the operation was not gone Into. . Mrs. Thaw aald Harry alwaya at tributed her ill health and the ne cessity for the second operation, eta, to White. She also testified that Thaw told her he waa going to take up the White affair with Anthony Comstock. She said that she and Thaw had a discussion of the fate of other women at the hands of White, and when shown the codicil to the will, aald that the names mentioned theer were those they discussed. Story of tho Plo Girl. They also discussed the fate of the "pie girl," which story, the witness said, she had from White herself. A AT SEA Here we have Capt. Geo. W. Mc Vay, commander of the wrecked passenger steamer Larchmont, from which only two women and no chil dren were saved. Where was Capt. McVay and his revolver when frenzied male pansen- ! gers and wildly disorganized sailors CUT. GEO. M. McVAY. Commander of the PasNciiKt-r Steam er Jtri'liinount, who thought Only of Himself. were beating baby flngera from boat sides and Hinging women from their Oh. the Mhnmo tho l luimrw.- ,., Cant. McVav was In tho flr.t k.. launched, searching his pockets for a mine mai ne might cut away the roDti that hell! him nnil Vila .1 0..ii..h companions to the settling ship und Its load of panic-stricken humanity, which it was his duty to succor to tho last moment. CAPTAIN! The word st.in.ls In all human history for "MAN' of .men." It spells duty and command, und Is a synonym at sea for "Father" pro tector. The captain shirks licit, nor is he ever iifralil. The innnl urn! the captain are poles apart. uui mis captain this McVay Drolucteil hotimlv rnmm.imli.il tuttli. ing, not even himself. He was not a niA.-x anionic men; ne vniiKeti nuiy, he was a Coward! Identifies Forty-Two STORY OF THE PIE GIRL Holman Had Hr hm In There waa a stag dinner) and this girl was put into the pie with a lot of birds. She waa very young, about 15. White aald she had a beautiful figure and wore only a gauze drew. He helped to put her Into the pie, tnd said it was the best stunt he had ver aeen. When the girl jumped out of the Die the birds flew all about the room. Later thla girl was mar ried, but when her husband heard of the dinner he cast her off and ah died in great want. This closed Mrs. Thaw'a testimony. Mrs. Caino Give Testimony. Jerome announced that he wouU reserve his cross-examination of Mrs. Thaw until he could determine whether the cross-examination la needful on the Issues raised in thla case. Mrs. K. J. Calne, a Boston milli ner, was the next witness. She tes tified that she heard Thaw ask Mrs. Nesblfa permission to marry Evelyn In 1903. Late that year, or early la 1904, she accompanied Thaw and Evelyn to the theater. White came In and Bat in the box opposite. Thaw Immediately turned white and hit eyea popped In a wild stare. On cross-examination the ' witness told ot hiding In the bath room at the request of Mrs. Nesblt to over hear what Thaw aald. She testified that Thaw said if Evelyn would marry him he would .settle enough on Mrs. Nesblt and Howard to keep them forever. Mrs. Nesblt aald she would try to fix It so that Evelya should accept him. After Thaw haa gone Mrs. Nesblt said she wanted Mrs, Calne to help induce Evelyn ta take Thaw aa her husband. Jerome pursued his questions at great length, asking Mrs. Calne to detail every time she saw and talked with either Evelyn .or her mother or Thaw himself. Mrs. Calne's cross-examination was not completed when recess was taken, and it was continued this aft ernoon. Mrs. Thaw Ileeallod Again. Mrs. Calne's cross-examination waa concluded this afternoon, and Mrs. Evelyn Thaw waa recalled. Dclmu-s Demands Cross-Examination. Delmas insisted this afternoon that Jerome should proceed with the cross-examination of Mrs. Thaw, pro testing against further postpone ments. MANY MISSIONARIES MEET IX THE CITY Of OMAHA Omaha. Feb. 19 KlTtoon hi.n.i.. delegutes from sixteen statea and one territory of the middle west will at tend the lnter-synodlcal missionary convention of the Presbyterian church, when It is called to order to night by Rev. Ira Landrlth. D. D. of Nashville, Tfnn. The slogan of the convention Is: The solution of the greatest practical problem now before the church, vis: tho evangelization of the heathen world." Among the prominent men who will participate In the delibera tions Is W. J. Rryan, and many others. IMMIGRATION CONVEN TION HELD IN GEORGIA. Mecon, Ga., Feb. 19. Many busi ness Interests in Georgia and the southern states, where the question of the scarcity of labor la so Import ant were represented at the confer ence of the Immigration association, which commenced here today, over 600 delegates from various trade and labor bodies being present. John J. Hetjeman, who presided, said the as sociation was dolnir all In Its nnivr to get the very best class of work men rrem Europe, and several of its agents were at present lu Scotland and Ireland to induce Immigration from these countries to the southern states. At the convention fifty Im migrants, who had just landed, were paraded for Inspection to show the kind of laborers the association waa bringing Into the country. SHERIFF SANCHEZ IS GUILTY OF E i i f i 4 i Special to The Evening Citizen. EsUncia, N. M., Feb. 19. 47 Sheriff Sanchez of Torrance county was today found guilty of malfeasance of office and his office declared vacant. The charges agaliiHt Sanchez were made l.y Captain Fred Fornoff f iho territorial mounted police. Gov. II i.'i inan U hourly expect- ed to r.aine an appointee to the f ofl'.ce. a Hrntriuvaut i a i