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I KAIi rW. ?.1VI C nn ZEN "WEATItFJt FORECAST. No. I 7.45 kV No 4 5. 50 No. ; 1 0.5 s p. No. i 6.40 p. tty ' 't No. 9 1 1.45 p. m. IofiTPr, Aon. 3H. For Altmqnerqrtie and vicinity: , Partly cloudy with shower In north portion tonight or Sunday. , GET THE NEWS FIRST VOLUME 24. ALBUQUERQUE. NEW MEXICO. SATURDAY. AUGUST 28. 1909. NUMBER 193 V SIX CARS ARE RUING OF TEN STARTED AT Accidents Caused Four of the Entries In Twcnty-Four Horse Power Race to Quit. ONE was Kiii THREE INJURED Ttrrllic Speed Resulted In ueath of Mechanician When Big Cars Collided But Acci dents Don't Stop the Racers. Brighton Bench. X. Y.. Aug. J!. J Tile record ai 7 o'clock this morning, nine hours uiur thu start of the 24 hjur automobile race on the new motordrome, was one killed, oik badly Injured and another painfully burned, and a policeman crippled. The fatal smash occurred last night, wrecking the Stearns car and crush ing the lite out of Mechanician Leonard Cole. During the night there were many spills. A policeman named Corriguri v. as badly injured through the over turning of a metal lamp .post, knock ed over by one of the racers that skidded while going at top epeed. Corrlgan's right leg was broken and his left kneeMislocated. Corrigan was taken to the hospital whore Driver Crosse of the wrecked Stearns car is being treated for In juries to his spine. The doctors sa; that both men will probably recover. Driver Hughce, whose clothing took fire after a collision between two big cars, was painfully burned, but not si rlously. Eight of the original ten starters remained In the race at the end of the ninth hour, 'the two withdrawn being the demolished Stearns nnd a Fiat, which was badly bent and twisted durin the third hour. Acme Xo. 4, which was driven desperately through the Infield fence by A. H Van Tyne to avoid a collision, was tiuickly repaired and will make a tti-ong bid for first honors. During the ninth hour the Rainier broke a icylinder and lost over .'10 miles while undergoing repairs. At the end of the twelfth hour the Haupt and Lozier cars had with drawn, leaving six still competing. PHIIIPPS TELLS OF HIS SHORTAGE Postmaster at .Ionic. Hi-ought Here and Confessed to Taking Gov ernment Money. (.'Ian ii' ,-e li. Phillips, the postmaster a" Jeniez, who was found short in his accounts and brought to the city last night by Postoftlce Inspector Dutton and Jack Dixon, last night made a written confession of his nilsdee.'s and was hound over to the I'ni'.id States grand jury under 30n bonds, which he had not raised at a late hour today. Phillips was caretaker of the J.-ne z Hot Springs before he became post master, and very little is known of his past. He will tell practically nothing. His shortage in a fc' months amounted to J:l.1. According to the I'nited Sta'.s marshal's office the government re ceived no report from l'hillips all during the year he a.i in office. After numerous requests for a report Inspector Dutton was sent to make an investigation, which resulted In Phillips' arrest. M. Abouselman and Dr. Shields, one a merchant of Jcmex and the other a physician, were Phil lips' bnn.ii-meii, and they made good the shortage. Both were witness s before I'nited States Commissioner Whiting last night at a pr. liniiii u y hearing held in United States Mar shal Koraki r's office. STKEirr CU TI HNED 0 EIS. Denver. Aug. Motormnn !ei. E. la st and six passengers wa re more : or less seriously Injured at midnight when a tramway car turned over after striking a curve while going at high j sj'eed. The accident occurred at an unlighted corner and is said to haw been the result of East s unfamiliarity with the road. Mrs. C. F. Sando' icn, of flolden, uffered severe in ternal injuries and Is In a critical condition. GKOI'Mts mil IHVOKCE EXIST IX PLI'.VI V Supreme Court Justice Thinks There Are More Reasons Thau the Old I.uw I'reM-rllKiii. Detroit Aug. 28. Among the h ad ing jurists of the I'nited Statif, here to attend the sessions of the American Par association, is former Justice Henry li. Brown of the United States snprcm court. "I have no quarrel with Cardinal C'hhons on the divorce question," he said. "The cardinal and I differ on one point; he regards divorce uti a monitor, while I cannot accept for my own views such a radical stand. I believe the church certainly should have a right to discipline as It pleases such of Its members as offend Its laws agains-t divorce and the re-marriage of divorced persons. I believe, how ever, that there are other groundj for divorce tha.i those mentioned la the Mosaic law.'' pkofessok DESCENDED INTO ACTIVE VOIAAXO III Order to Investigate He Had Hint self liuwered Into Crater In Japan. 'Toklo. Aug. 2S. Frofessor J. Kodg er, president 'of the American Uni versity Union, who has been her? lecturing on the scientific evidence of biblical truths, has accomplished a hazardous undertaking never before i.ttempted. For the purpose of lr.-' estlgation he descended 100 feet into the crater of the active volcano, Asama, using a chair and pulley worked through the assistance of sev tral stalwart missionaries. The Jap anese were astounded at the daring of the feat, which they had the., ht impossible of execution. Atfama volcano Is about eighty rriles northwest of 'Toklo. It is 8.SLJ foet high, and though still active its last great erujition took place In 1783. TWO MUX KILLED IX MINE EXPIOSION I toiler I lieu I'p, Shattering Windows in Town Fifteen Miles Away. Carthage, Mo., Aug. is. Two men w re killed outright and a third bad ly Injjred by the explosion of n boil er in the plant of the Slow Seven Aiming company miles nortJiwest morning. The ."train and (ius both of Webb C at Xeck City, fifteen of Carthage fa's dead ure: George WiteaiiMky, firemen, in Ed. Higgins, a stoke die. r. was badly mangled and will The explosion followed a mis- reudlng of the water gauge. Every ambulance in the county was sum moned to the scene. ZEPPELIN AIRSHIP DELAYED IN FLIGHT One of the lh'opcllors. Broke and the Count Can't I teach Berlin lief ore Tonight. Berlin, Aug- The Zeppelin air ship, which" left Frit'dtrichshafcn for Merlin, a distance of 430 miles, yes terday morning at 4:30, but w hich was compelled to hind yesterday afternoon at Xuremherg to effect repairs, started from the latter place at 2:111 this morning. Xear ltouiiehurg the air ship lost olio of its propellors, which greatly reduced its speed. It cannot reach here before' night. The em peror is receiving bulletins telling of the progress of the dirigible in the palace. dead soldi fi: was son of wealthy family f uneral at tile Presidio Interrupted by Telegram Ordering Jiody held to Pittsburg. San Francisco. Aug. 'is. Win n the body of Private John P. o'i.'ran wi s about to be lowered in u soldier's grave at the Xational cemetery In the Pri slillo, a telegram was received bv Colonel I.undeen. notifying him thai thi boy who had enlisted in Troop G of the Fourteenth cavalry and died at Camp Sequoia August :! 1 was the s.n of City Solicitor Charley A. O'Hrien of Pittsburg, in the sear.-a lor whom a fortune had been spent in the last three years by hi dis tracted parents. The xin pin arrangements for the I uriul were hastily interrupted, an. I, fillowing the request of his father, lie body will be sent to Pittsburg. TO Kit, A Tl'XNEL OX SWASTIKA IT.OI'KKTV. Col. Hunter and sodntcs I 'In n to Show What the Prospect Cim taliis in the Wii) ttt lire. The Swastika Mining company. Col. A. P. Hunter, promoter and manager, will be the llrst company to take im proved machinery into the Coyote mining district for deep mining. This machinery includes a miih:I steam hoisting engine, h Sullian drill and an air compressor. According to Col. Hunter these tine, pieces uf mach inery have been shipped for Albuquer que and will be set up on the Swastika property and be used by contractors who will undertake u ."im foot tunnel job, which the company will let im mediately. The Swastika property now includes a h ill- l.".i feel deep, along, a well lb fined had vdn. and a number of uiipri fi ntious buildings. The contract which will be let now will open up the vi in 6TiH feet below Kround and ex perls believe that this depth should develop a paying ore body and show the true value of the mine. The machinery purchased by the company will greatly reduce the cost of dinging. ' Kill. I.l 1 1. ill, is. Aug .-iipi tint, nileia itY ills will:. L'v- K. H. Flanary of the registry de- postoliice, was sin. . partment in th and fatally wounded ny his divorced wife at noon today. The shooting tuok place In the business district of the city. The woman was arrested. KHOWEKS IX KSsi. Kunsas City, Aug. '.'!. Showers were general over northern and cen tral Kansas last night and tile coru will be greatly benefitted. STOCKS CLIMB RAPIDLY AFTER GOOD REPORT Losses of the Past Few Days Regained as Street Hears Financier Is Better. BANKER SCIf VISITOR AT ARDEN Whether Harrlmn Is Able to Talk Business or Whether He Wants Financial Mat- lers Cleared Ud !s r Not Known. f Arden. X. V., Aug. US. Either K. II. Harriiuan is not too ill to discus- business or else he wishes to clear up iirtaln financial matters as soon as as possible. These -are the two divergent views of the tlying visit made n the financier in his moun tain fastness by Jacob Sell i IT, tile Xew York banker. The circle around llarriman drawn closer than ever today, newspapermen or strangers wen lowed to use the telephone at was X I ostoliice or general store. SehnT, i Iter his visit, denied that ilaniman is in such condition that an operation is necessary or that one is eonlciu leateil. lie said Ilariman Is In good spirits and is "feeling Well." Stocks Hccovcrcd. Xew York, Aug. L!H. Conlliet ing rumors concerning the health of llar riman found reflection in the stock market again today. Tile selling movement in Hariiiiian stocks see; Union Pacific down to 1!U7, live points below yesterday's ' close, ici I Southern Paeilic to 1 :: r. , a loss of 1 . Xew York Central was off z poinn and sited common i . The (teller li list Hold off in sympathy and tne sell ing movement was strongly sugges tive of wholesale liquidation. The downward course of the mar ket was arrested during tin second hour when a statement was issued denying the report iii.it Ilaniman Is to undergo an operation, loisimes li the tirst hour aggregated ll.'iii.iiijn shares, over tin per cent ol which was in Union pacific. Southern Pacific, Steel and Reading. The dying out of toe early scare was reflected In a constantly broad ening and strengthening of the ma. -K-t, which readied its climax at tie.' dose. Union Paeilic was hid for eagerly anil went up 3 points from the lowest to III? . where it rested. Full recoveries were ehown in Home other stocks, particularly in Steel, which was heavily absorbed around Ti'.j. The market was extremely stong and active at the linisii. EIGHTY MILLIONS WILL BE DISTRIBUTED Ifiv iih-nil and Interest Pay inciU ii. ScpleinlH'i' Will Show Itlg Increase. Xew York. Aug. 'is. - oi the total dividend paynn nls in September at Jmi. 111111,111)0, showing i ver similar paynn tits which, in turn, gained An estimate ind Interest in be placed a large gain last eu-'. considerably Hi. U'liT ligiifes. I i v i 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 si up te dale declared payable for Septem ber aggregate tln.li'.i'.i.oini, ;ls against tail. :is, mm in l'.oii. and $ 33, 37 l.tmu ii, Scpti mb. r. 1'oiT. interest due on bends of every character amounts to 3s. Jin. "'in. as compared wild J:tJ, ii.'.T.ioin last year and $3l'.Ji'ii,oiin lie the same month of limT. lulling lh- nine moiitlin of t.'.e I I. sent year tie re will have been laid out some $ 1. el 1.23 1. nun. w hi ii I.-' about J IJii.inoi linn mole than was disliiii s, iluring the similar period I;, SI year, ami almost equals the total o 1." V..!!H3,imiii for Ho entire y.:,r o. Ian;. intmvMii in i;ii u. .Muskogee. Okla. Aug. is. While bathing with his family and a party ol friends in the 'Irani! river near here last night. Jann-s Livingston, of Wagoner. ikla , was drowned and his six-y. ar-old won, whom be was carry ing on bis hack. narrowly escaped ilealii. Mrs. James J. Booney. of Paris, Texas, resciiiil the boy. Liv ingston was formerly a well known i a 1 1 ! l a i s. i of i'i X.is IMH V 1. 1 111, 'MPS l t.OI.KI N OITi: PAItK San Francisco. Aug. Yielding to the call of her bl I for tae soli tude of the wooded land. Bertha Bocha. an Indian girl, 16 years of age. who lias liein a servant in the home of Mrs. Margarita Salona. a Mixieau woman living in thi city, for seviral years, left tile house two I'ays ago to camp among the trees in ilolib n (iule park, living on bir Is scared at the lake's lim. sleeping un der the stars at night ami 'lodging the strolling visitors by day. : i Hi the summit of a steep hill In lie big park, the girl fashioned a , 1 1 usli tepee, hiding it cunningly jinong the dose growing trees. Here, she passed two nights, and her retreat was discovered only ' when the light of her tiny campflre attracted the no tice of a vigilant patrolman. The girl is' of some southern trlba and speaks only Spanish. Her rela tives are all dead, according to her miotress. Through an interpreter she said at the police station that she was tired of civilization and planned to huild herself a home among the trees of Sutro forest. Just south of the park. AlUXOXA MIXES HELP H W EI ill XIPEIl TOTAL One MIim Ahme Furnishes Hlg rrt of the Annual Output lYom Auicrb-a, Phoenix. Aug. 2S. The copper niinen of America are outputtlng at the rate of somewhat over 1,360,000, 000 pounds of the red metal per an num. The current expense of recov ering this .product Is 1138,037.000, the cost ranging from to 12 cents per pound. The average is 10 cents. In the first group the Boston News Bureau Includes all companies mak ing copper for 9 cents and under. Lake upejior, with the premier Cal umet & Hecla, contributed 141.000, t00 pounds of thi 4S3.O0O.000 pound tctal, or about 30 per cent. The Cop per tjucen of Arizona furnishes 60, HtiO.OOO pounds. The balance of the "honor class" Is made up of Xorth Butte. Mammoth, Calumet & Arlzonn. the Ely mines and a number of small er producers. CHILHItEX TO t.lIKET TAIT. Chicago. Aug. 2S. The greatest gathering of school children in th history of Chicago will assemble to do honor to President Taft when he i ils Chicago September 16. Final plans for the great reviews by the president in the Hire,, divisions of trie city Were made til lay on receipt of i. letter from the president's sec ro tary, Theodore W. Kobinson, sayln'i that the school children's parade met with the president's favor. It lis estimated that nearly '.'T.fmn children will take part in the parade. STRIKE SITUATION Imported .Men (Jail, 'strikers iiiiealen OITUiuls nml Troop (.iiaid the 1 Mil lit. Pittsburg. Aug. 'is. The situation throughout the stvCtie district of the Pressed Steel Car eompH ny at McKees Kocks Is tense today. The wholesale desertions of imported nieti yesterday and the stories t id of alleged brutal ity accorded them inside the plant has caused resentment among the strikers and sympathizers. Troopers, deputy sheriffs and police remain close to the mill. Cards threatening dentil are being received through the mail by minor officials of the company. HUBBELL IS SUED 0NJ01TY FUNDS County Commissioner Instruct Dis trict Attorney to I'ile Suit. The county commissioni is t Ii ' -morning, at a special session called by Chairman i irunnfeld, instructed Uistrict Attorney Klock to start suit against former County Treasurer F A. Htiobdl to recover money alleged to have been collected by him from ihe Bank of Commerce on county lunds while county treasurer. The amount to be sued for Was not nien tl. ned in the minutes of the meeting. A request or Dr. W. O. Tight, pres. iiieiit of the Twenty-ninth Xi w Mex ico lair, for the appointment of ten i xt.a deputy sheriffs to patrol tli fair grounds during the lair was gi anted. Two bill, one for the salary ol County School Superintendent Stmup and another for freight on disinfect ants ordered for tin unty jail, were approved and the i h rk was or b red to draw warrants for the imo. Suits Tiled. At 3 o'clock this afti moon, less I than six hours after the suit w as or li.ercd. District Attorney Klock libd I two suits agaiucl former Treasurer f 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 one In the ntinie of tile t'l iilorv of Xew Mexico and lb. other in tin- name of the county. The llrst lis for the recoveiy of money ali'ged to have been collected ),y the defen dant as Interest on territorial funds, and the other is for the reco,. ry of money alleged to have I n collected ny the defendant as till, lest on ciillll- I tv funds The complaints do not mention t lie amounts sued for, slat ing that the 1 1 1 . 1 1 1 1 1 i IT has no nieaii' of knowing, but asks that the Bank of Commerce be made to show what tlie amounts were, if any. The Bank of Commerce Is made a party to the suit, but the complaint sets forth in its dosing paragraph that "no person j' claim is made against the defen uaiit. Bank of Commerce." Pilot essoic stvs iubi.i: NOT ENTIUI.LY "KM.IWL Chicago. Aug. js 'liie Bible is not original with its supposed compilers according vo opinions expressed yes terday by Prof, (braid B. Smith of Ihe faculty of the divinity department of the University of Chicago. "Theologians of today aiv acquaint ed, as those of former day were not, with the reality and vitality of noii t.'hristlati religion, and in the Investi gation of tin (ild Testament ivligi n it has beiti found that many of its elements were derived from Israel's contact with Babylon. There are cl ement In e very pagan religion which every Christian is compel!) 1 to reciej ii iie a truth." IERICANAVU BIG CONTEST AT RHEIHS Curtlss Made the Best Time Around the Course and Will Get Bennet Prize. BEAT FRENCHMAN ' BY FIVE SECONDS Blerlot Came In Strong at the Finish and Other Naviga tors Made Good Records In the Contest . Held Today. Bhciins, Aug. 2. Glenn II. Curtlss, an American aviator, won the Inter national cup contest today. The cup is awarded to the aeroplanlst who makes the best time on two rounds of th-- course, a distance of 12.42' miles. It is the main event of avlu-l lion week. I Curtlss completed the first round in 7 minutes, 57 2-5 seconds. He mule the second round In 7 minutes, "i3 1-3 seconds. Before starting in the con test. Curtlss made a trial heat in 7 minutes, uo 1-5 seconds. All three rounds defeated the best previous records of all aviators. I.cfevbre's time for the llrst round yvas !i minutes, 45 4-5 seconds, and for the whole distance, 20 minutes, 4 7 2-5 seconds. Blerlot covered the tirst round In 7 minutes, 53 3-5 sec onds. His time for the two laps was 15 minutes, 1-5 seconds, or five sec onds slower than Curtlss' time for the full distance, Curtlss' llight was masterly. His machine lifted before every turn und swept around the turns on the down grade. During the trial heat, he said, his aeroplane encountered peculiar air currents. C'j.pecUb; utvtt . hiv,'' vcj o plane graveyard" where he said Ihe air si emed to "boll." ,As Leon de la ('.range was turning the llrst pylon in the course of an exhibition flight at the conclusion of the main event, the propeller of his machine broke and the aeroplane fell heavily to the ground. Fortunately, bis height at the time did not exceed 25 feet. He waH badly bruised and shaken, but no bones were broken. LOCAL liFLOKS GO TG EASTERN MARKET I'il'sl Carload Will lie Shipped Today mid Throe Cars a Week Will He the Output. The tirst carload of AlbuiUeiiUe cantaloupes to be shipped to eastei u markets by the members of the Albu querque Cantaloupe Croyvcrs' associa tion through their agents, tin. Criiteh fleid & Woolfolk company of Pitts burg. Pa., is now being loaded on the local track and will leave some lime today. The mi Ions are of the finest grown in the southwest und it is un derstood that a ready market awaitsi them in the east at fairly go d prices. The shipment of today will consist f aoout .taU crates or more than .'..7". noions and similar shipment) ale expected to be made on all aver age of three times a week until the melon season closes. As soon as the ear now on the track is I aded and shipped this afternoon, another car will be started which, in all probab ility, will be finished ami consigned to the eastern markets about Monday afternoon. The beginning of tin .shipment of cantaloupes by the A !buiiieripn: Cantaloupe Growers' association will reduce, ti a great xtent, the over crowding of the local markets. From now mi. only the culls or ripe melons will be marketed in this cily. while those which will stand shipping, will he loaded on the local track and coii-Miglie-I to astern market. MWV lilliAlis TTEMi:H rcNEitXL or oi it iti:siii:T Services for li. Parson Held al Home of Her Ihtugliter Vi'Mcriluy. The body of Mrs. Kva McXair-Pur-sons was laid to rest in Fairview cent i tery yesterday, afternoon about 5 o'clock after most solemn services both at the home und the grave. The funeral was held at the home of the bereaved daughter, Mrs. .Summers Hurkhart, of West Copper avenue, and the house was crowded with sorrow ing friends. Many beautiful Moral of ferings covered the casket. An elab orate musical program was carried out. The sjt. John's F.plscopal church quartette composed of Mrs. Hoy Mc Donald, Mrs. J. A. Ilubhs, Mr. Frank Kerinaii and -Mr. Harry Bullard sang two songs, with Mrs. Maynard Gunsul a accompanist. Dr. Fletcher Cook, rector of St. John's, conducted the services, and Mrs. Parson's many friends looked upon her face for the lust tlmo. The pall-bearers were brother attorneys of Mr. Hurkhart and old friends of the deceased. They were James G. Fitch, of Socorro; Mayor Felix Lester. Xiell B. Field. Harvey B. Furgusson R. V. D. Bryan and A. A. Keen. Mrs. Parsons was 70 years old and had lived In Albuquer que eighteen years. IIAIJ'' MILLION M UN TO UK I'MOMZEI) Federation of Labor Has Re-gun Task of Getting Steel Workers Into Union Pittsburg, Aug. 28. The Federa tion of Labor has begun one of the biggest moves In organizing workmen that has been attempted In decades. The first work In among the strikers at the McKees Rocks plant of tM Pressed Bteel Car company. It Is the gathering of all grades and classes of men who work In tb,o iron and steel Industry under one great labor or ganization. It Is believed that half a million men can he gathered under this- head. The move Is ald to be against the United States Steel cor poration. The trust already' has taken the alarm and through the Presse 1 Steel Car company here Is trying to stop the activity. HAIMIIMAX'S SOX WILL HE A liKAKE.MAX Clilcngo, Aug. 2S. Having pleted the first Installment practical experience that Is to XEXT com of tn. fit him father's to some (lay step into his ulace at tJie head of one of the reHt. est rallvvav systems In the world, i consult with Delegate Andrews, tha Walter A. liHrrlman. eldest son of , Commercial club and the cltlsens gen Edward H. Harrlman, Is on his wayleraI,Jr 88 t0 the Program for Presl to Xew York. j dent Taft's visit and reception. As Mr. Ilarrltnnn said he would con- Albuquerque will be the only place in tinue his railroad education this win-. New Mexico where the president will ter, but not with a chain gang. "I've got to 'wise up' on all branches of the business," he said. "After a visit home und a short vacation, I expect to start In at the business! Governor Curry will entertain to again. I am planning to spend much' night at dinner for the supreme court tlmo In the operating department. 'Judges and fifteen other officials and I'll probably take a Job as a fireman or brakeman." REGISTERED LETTER MAY COST IRE Postmaster (ieneral Considers Plan of Adding Two Cents to the Prewnt Foe. vAcl Washington, ,ig. i. It eight cost ten centtt Instead of cents I o register a letter as soon as Postmaster celpt of inmates after October llrst. General Hitchcock puts tht present The territorial supreme court today plan of the department into an olTi-, affirmed the Judgment oi the lower dal order. The special committee up-j court In the case of Territory vs. RJ pointed by Hitchcock to investigate , cardo A hi rid, appellant, sentenced at the registry system met with him yes-. .Santa Fe for assuult with deadly terday morning and the necessity of weapon; and in Territory vs. George an Increase was discussed. Another, B. Woodward, et al, from Bernalillo meeting will be held Monday. Itegis try officials from a ibmen of ihe larg est postofflccs of the I'nited States w ill be invited to attend. The postmaster general js author ized by law to charge u registry fee as high as twenty cents, if it becomes necessary in order to prevent a deficit in the system, it Is understood, how ever, that the fee will not be Increased more than two cents. In 1 874 it was reduced from fifteen to eight cents, but it was Increased to ten In the fol lowing year. The fee was again re duced to eight cents In 1MI.V This reduction however, did not Increase the amount of registered business and the revenues of the registry system ' fell behind, aml'tltc government was Lnmberton. Is spreading this Informu loslug several million dollars n year tion throughout the country: "SenJ through Its operation. I your mad dogs to me." j She Is n orphan and wealthy BUMPS IN STREET TO STOP MOTORISTS! Chicago Poire Will Make Hough i Killing; I 'or Thoe Who Fvceed the Sieed Limit. Chicago. multilists. fields of c Wholesale death cars Aug. 2. Beckless llllto- making Chicago's streets image, are to be slopped, arrests of drivers speeding are expected to follow the decision of Colonel Lcmj ''. .steward, general superintendent of police, to devote tile energies of the department to make Ihe streets safe for other ve hicles and for pedestrians. The task will he one of his llrst important ones In his new office. The toll by the juggernauts pleasure in dead and injured reached such an alarming .Mint of ha that Colonel Steward believes as great a task confronts the police in makinu the streets safe from tin in as In pro tecting them from the hold-up man and thug. His determination t action came as the result of a him by John J. Ilanlieig. e. sinner of public works. If the police are unable to quick results, "bumps" or rid-,' be reeled In every block . take -all on III in is- effect s will Hl IN M llltK . i Lincoln. Aug. jv- A three u.i:;-' drouth in Xi rbaska was broken by gi in ral showers last night and today. I . is expected that part or the corn i I op ,v ill be saved. IN BIO (.It MU V M.I.I .V. Xew (Mieaiis. Aug. 2K. - According . to weather bureau officials the trop ica! storm that sw.pt northward' across the western portion of the gulf last night has moved inland and today Is centered over the Klo Ciande val-1 ley. It Is In lievi d to be iliiiiini-iicil' ' In Intensity. ' TO FIX DETAILS OF. JHTERTAIfjfilEHT The Governor Will Consult With Citizens About A Program For Tdffs Visit. NAMES SUCCESSOR TO S A 6R1SHAW Rio Arriba County Alan Asked to Take Coal Inspector's Job. Governor Gives Dinner To Judges Tonight. Santa Fe, X. M., Aug. 28. Governor Curry and Secretary Jaffa will go to A'ouquerque tomorrow rorenoon to make a stop. It is desired to tender him a reception there that will Im press upon him the hospitality of th people of New Mexico. members of the bar, . To Succeed GriniNliaw, Governor Curry today tendered the position of coal oil Inspector to Ven ceslao Jaramlllo, Rio-Arrlba county, vice Samuel B. Orlmshaw, who will be appointed postmaster at Santa Fe. .He appointed James O. Fitch of Soc , orro a trustee of the Xew Mexico School of Mines vice P. J..Suvnge, who ( has removed to' El Paso und whose term expires on the , first of the ' month. Jj.y.:- Lisue.'ibe'vr'NiJ.tiintlon today regvitneiZ h" law- fa-viat)pg -thf :a-tor . matory at Springer open for the re county, suit on appearance bond, WEALTHY ORPHAN WANTS MAD DOGS She Believes Herself Immune Front Hydrophobia and Will EMati llsli Hospital for Caul Hiss. Trenton. X. J., Aug. us she believes, fnun Miss Minnie Manners. Naders of the younger 2s. Immune. hydrophobia, one of tivs social set at enough to carry ou4 every detail of her plan for having an asylum tir dogrt afflicted with rubies. She has turned over her beautiful estate to using animals and mis hired veter inarians and a surgeon to assist her. She has been bitten live times bv n.ad dogs and in the tirst three fcViu took the Pastenr treatment, but In the last two flic took no treatment. hf.i:p si: sauioi: HEFOIti: .11 im.e cui; He Convinced .fudge Crate That He Hud Seen u Ship anil Was Al lowed to Continue His . Cruise. "What's your business'.' ' asked Police Judge Craig of a Hon of Ire laud when the latter was brought be fore him this morning to answer a. charge of vagrancy. "i.ii'm a sailor, but out of a berth," answered the son of Krin. with a brogue us thick as tlie water in tho Bio Grande. "You don't look nic" said tile Judge you ever saw a ship. "Didn't ( il now '"' like i a sailor t don't believe vv as tin to answer: America "en" d'ye think ( i keni ii' a wagon','" The court was .-olivine 1 and gavo the Irishman clearance papern for hi. other port. TOKPFDO I h i: LINK roit issfn4.i:k shiis Loudon. Aug. JH. - Ki i i lit tests of the t irpedo life line carrying appara tus, the invention of a Swedish en gineer. Col. Wilhi Im I nge, by the ud ii i i lit 1 1 v at Whale island, have been so satisfactory that it is said a number of ocean passi-ugei'-cai 1 v ing lilies will soon eipiiji their vessels w'th the ap paratus. The invention is th" result of a, loard of trade inquiry for an appar atus that would throw a life line :f bast ::ni yards without deflection by the wind In the tests the I'nge ap paratus was successful over a distance rangiun fi'iu 374 yards to 3X0 yards, in a stiff side w ind.