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THE OHIOAGO EAGLE, 8ATURDAY, DEOEMBER 21, 1007.
Htlje Chicago (ffajjle PUBLISHED EVERY SATURDAY HENRY F. DONOVAN. 4a iadtpeadent Newspaper, Ftarltsa and Truthful. SUBSCRIPTION RATES $2.06 PER YEAR ABDRB ALL COMMCMCATIOSS TO MN1Y P. DONOVAN, Editor and Proprietor, 604 TEUTONIC DUILDINQ Ti'it'ihtu, sintii :un:t. ffeatfetatt Corner Wathlmtcn St. mil 5th Ate. SaUrM it the rcntofBc. Chlcaco. Jtllnola, M eoonJ-claM nail matter.) Established October 5, 1889, By Htary F. Donovan. LARGEST WEEKLY (MMON XN OHIOAGO. Tka Ckleasta Bad Mktn aaaaaa? It aabaerlbera the HMt eaaaeatlal, aaoet proaperoae aad Mat reepeeted la Chicago. It rcaehea aearly arary an f etaadlap; la tha coBuaaaltr pad all asea wko ara atoaldera of pablle oplaloa or dlrectora of pablle aaTalra. It la tha aralde, mentor anil Head of arerr political laadair f erery ahade of oplaloa. It la read by GoTerameat, Itata. Coaaty aad Cllr oMclala. It la read by a blar percentage ef tka laajal fraternity, laeladlap- haaek aad bar. It la tka farnrlta of ChteaaVa laadlaa; kaalaaaa aaaa. It raaekaa all elaaaaa la tkalr keaiee. It la raad by tka Flra Depart aat. It la rtad ky tha Police De- partaaeat, It la la arary pablle ofaee aad arary pablle library. It la aot coatrollad by aay ahaapy ehaaky or erookad adrer tela aaaaey. la the alaeteea yaara of Ita amlateaee It haa managed toballd p a large clroalatloa aad great kaalaaaa wltkoat tka aid of pro feeaioaal advertising akarka. Tkat la why It la ao ladepead aat, ao popular aad ao atroag. Tke Chicago Basle la una pa pa that haa never depended pea adertlatag agenta for a alrealalloa. It haa one of Ita awa. C HEAVIER BATTERIES IS THE FUTURE. Tho experiences of gun Inventors during tho last deendo haro hliown that, ns compared with the l.Mnch gun, tho advantages aro nil with tho -'-Inch. Tho latter does practically ns much damage as the larger gun, It lasts longer, It occupies Ions room In the turrets and It costs less to flro. Even for const rtefenso tho 13-Inch gun lins Lccn abandoned, nothing heavier than the liMnch being uhcd In any of our fortifications, although Sandy JIooL j)Ovsesscs ono 10-lncb gun for whli h Congrirss has never prorldeil nioary enough to buy n fciiltnblo car riage. The new English 13.5-lnch gun liidlcnte, therefore, n revolutionary nbandonment of n prlnclplo thnt both pun arid armor-makers bad considered rcttlul the prlnclplo that tho limit of effective Are had been reached In tho I.' Inch rllie. Now that tho pendulum lias L on mt twinging In tho opposite direction, wo may jet have to discard nil of our const nnd naval batteries and build heavier ones to tnko their places. Tho pace tet by Hrltlsh con fctruttlon Is ery costly to the world nt Inrge, but If experiments provo It to be justified, It will bo generally Jol lowed nnd, wliero possible, excelled. LIBERIA NOT A IIOWLISd SUC CESS. Liberia has lately lost nominal con trol of part of tho territory over which t'io congress of tbo black republic woe supposed to exerclso sovereignty. A new treaty with Franco bus been nego - tlatcd, delimiting the boundaries of thel BBr:SBaBaBaBaBaBaBaBaBaBaBBK. 5s fc Jw T&afew, ' Jff , THEODORE OEHNE. President of (he C 8elpp and West Side Brewing Companies. republic's country to the advantage of Franco. The French Insist thnt In view of the Ignorance of the natives In the Interior of the existence of any In dependent government on tho const, It In not cncronchiuent on nn Independent power for the French to push their boundaries seaward. As Liberia Is nu Independent power, tho protection of Its territory Is a matter for Its govern incut, and not for outsiders. American friends of the country may regret thnt the experiment of sttlug up n negro re public tins not been more successful, but they must face tho facts. EAGLETS. The npiwlntniont of .lolm F. Smulskl at President of the West Pnik Hoard would meet with the hearty approval of ovorylwdy In Chicago. Hcrnnrd A. Eekhnrt ha made a grand record as President of the Hoard, and no better man could bo chosen to carry on the good work he has done than Mr. Smul skl. John 1'. Tnnsey Is thu right man In the right placo as Secretary of thu Democratic County Central Commit tee. He Is able, hoiiosc nud tactful. Roger C. Sullivan, Democratic Na tional committeeman, and Charles Hoesehoustelu, chulrmaii of tho Demo cratic State committee, returned on Tuesday from Washington, when) they attended the Democratic Natlon.il com mittee meeting. Doth of them were Imbued with tho prospect's of Demo cratic success next year. Mr. Uoosclion stelu said tlie chances look brighter tlinu any tlmo slnco 1S02. Did you notice that tho only ones to criticize Senator Jell Davis' speech, advocating Imprisonment for the Heof Trust, were the papers that truckled to that robbing combination. When tho Ileef Trust goes to prison tho trust press will And It pretty hard making a living. Chairman Harry S. New, of tho Itc publican National Committee, an nounced the personnel of tho local com mltteo thnt will lmvo charge of tlio do tall plans for taking care of thu na tional convention. Fred W. Uphani was selected to head tho body, with Samuel 11. Itnymoud ns vlco chalrrn in, In recognition of the services rendered by them In securing the big assemblage for Chicago. Democrats all over nro talking of Col, James Hamilton Lowls for Gov ernor next year. With Lowls as tlw stnndnrd bearor tho Domoernts would bo united ni they hno not been In many n day, As City Attorney, John It. Oavorly Is wrvlng the people of Chicago well. Ho Is nn honest, painstaking und In dustrious olllclal. Chicago's trust press was very much shocked at Senator Jeff Davis' spcdi advocating, the Imprisonment of the IWef Trut nud other trusts. Can you blame It! Albert 0 Wheeler stands In tho front -auks of ( hlcago's ablest and most pro-gr-Kslio ouslnes men. Ho has gulmsl liy hlii lull.' Mid clean record tho bl0ii est (Mcciii of tho people. Col. Jnmes Hamilton Lowls Is tho right jnnu for Governor on tho Demo cratic ticket next ienr. A recount of the ballots cast at the .Municipal Court election Nov. (1, 100U, was ordered Tuesday by County Judgo (thinker to determine whether Ferdi nand L. Harnett, colored, Is entitled to tho placo on tho bench occupied by Mu nicipal Judge Thomas H, Ijiiutry. Tho recount will bo hold Dee. 27. V.'llllnm Lorlmer, tlw champion of the prohibition, tax-calslng charter, Is In for a well-deserved beating :iext fall. At n meeting of the Lawyers' Asso ciation of Illinois, held In tho Shcrinnn 1 House last Saturday night, tho follow Ing officers were nominated to bo voted upon the second Saturday of January: President, lllehard J. Cootiey; llrst vice president, Andrew J. Illrschl: sec ond vice president, 12. J. Harney; third vice president, W. C. Parker; fourth vice president, I!. F. Wllkc; secretary. Simon P. Gary; treasurer, Henry Hrown. Executive committee: Frank II. Lemnrds, Frank N. Moore. Michael Ly ons, Heiijiimln Wulflf, John F. Clare. For Diamonds, Watches mid Jewelry of all kinds, suitable for Christmas presents, go to Tom X. Donnelly's 118 Dearborn street. Whatever you get at IVnnelly's you can depend upon Is the best. What tho country needs Is more men like Senator Hen Tillman and Jeff Davis- honest, feniios men who are nev er afraid to speak out their comic llous. '.Hinds never had n better Htnio Treasurer ' J",m v' "'M'' ln l-N honest and able management of the oilleo he has won the admiration nnd confidence of the people from one end of tho Siato to the other. Oranvlllo V. Hrowiiliig, who wiw ono ,. ii.n iiost Comomtlon Counsels Chi cago has ever had, Is being talked of bv nianv for State's Attorney on tin. Democratic ticket next year. Xo abler or more popular man could bo named. 1 ,. M. -ham has made n splendid i. Diil ns member of tho Hoard of Ite , lew As n public olllclal, u business man and a citizen, ho stands high with tlw peoplo of Chicago. Tin. nomilil eailS cnu ilium- ' stronger or more popular man for At torney General next year man jhjuj.. mln !'. Ulcholson, tho able attorney for tho West Park Hoard, Tnti A. O'Donnell. tlio popular West Park Commissioner, l ouo of tho ablest lawyers In tho West. He would serve with credit any oflic within the gift of tho people. Daniel D. Heuly always sorvcci xuo peoplo ably and faithfully In every po sltlon ho held, and no man la Chi cago has a wltlewpread or inoro well deserved popularity than he. With Frederick C. DeLaiw? as Con gressmnn from tho Tenth District tho district would bo well represented In Congress, something It has not boon wider Naval Affairs Foss. Hobert 8. lies Is ouu of Chicago's ablest nnd most highly respected lnw jcrs. The prospects of n Happy New Year would U a great deal brighter If tho men behind tho Ileef Trust and the Milk Trust were nn their way to thu jNMiltcntlnry at .Toilet. Hut there Is plenty of time, ilud these criminals will bo landed yet. Tho groat success of tho Hest Hrew li.g Company Is due to the lino tniality of beer brewed by them. Tliero Is lui liner beer anywhere. Charles Hnster Ilk, ono of tlio most jxtpuhir and best known blow eis In tho West, Is presi dent of tlio Ilest blew cry, Patrick J. ('ahlll serwsl tho people of Cook county well as Clerk of the Probate Court, ami his man friends nro tnlklng of hlin for a big ollhv i.ext fall. Directors of tho Association of Com merce, nt a meeting In tho Great North oi n Hotel TucHltiy, appointed a com mittee which will try to induce the go eminent to establish tho pmposisl "testing plant" In Chicago. The gov ernment hns decided to combine nil Its testing plants lu ouo large Industry. Tho local committee Immediately sent nu Invitation asking tho government commltleo to Inspect tho soven sites that lmvo been offensl here. Tho mem bers of tbo local committee nro; Chair man, David It. Forgan, president of tho nshocintlon; Charles II. Wacker, II, A. Wheeler, Edwin S. Conway, E. J. Uufflngton, A. J. Barling, George H. - v BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBbMbV ' aBBBBBBBaaBaBBBal BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBWBr VH- aBBBMamrSBpSiHI aBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBaaaV. 'VteaBBBBBBBBKIf , YwM BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBbV BBBBBBBBBBfH ' Mki. BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBTf 'SBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBf Y ,'H& 4 bbbbbbbbbbbbbbbbbbbbbbbI ' 'bbbbbbbbbbbbbbbV ,' " " Pmi BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB. ' V ''JbBBBBBBBBBBBBBbB ," n 9tt" BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBaT BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBV ST$ BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBT . V'trBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBTT , -Mi' bbbbbbbbbbbbbbbbbbbbbbbb! "ii 'bbbbbbbbbbbbbbbT t& BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBbP1 ' aBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBY '"i 1F BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBbT: aBBBBBBBBBaV k BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBV "ObBBBBBBBBBBBT ,t- Vs'v ?. 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Kehfs has uou nn honored place In the estimation of Chlciigonus by his long and brilliant record as a lawyer and a citizen. Junes V. O'Donnell Is ono of the most popular Mnstcrs-ln-Chnneery In Chluiuo. He would make an excellent Municipal Court Judge. Ouo of the most successful nud tin est breweries In thu country Is Itlrk Mros. Itrewlng Company, which Is run by .William A. i lltrk and Kdward J. Itlrk, two of Chicago's best known and most highly respected business men. Their heer Is n favorite with all Judges of good beer. Senator Ctillom Monday Introduced In the Semite a resolution proposed by the National Husliiess Mcii'h League, of Chicago, for a constitutional amend ment relating to tho election of pres ident. The amendment provides that a president of the United States shall lie chosen for a term of six years nud sluill not be eligible for re-election. William A. Doylo has earned the high placo he holds at the Chicago bar by his great ability, clean record nud w Inning personality. Janice S. Hopkins, the popular mns-ter-lii-chnuccry, is n man whom to know Is to like nud respect. Dr. Thomas J. O'Malley Is one of Chicago's best liked nud most highly reioctcd citizens. Judges of tho Superior Court Titos day appointed the following Masters-lu-Chancery for tho ensuing year: For Judge Kavauagh, James V. O Douiicll ; for Judge Chetlaln, Wirt K. Humphrey; for Judge Hrciitnno, Ulrani Harbor; for .liuL'o Hall, John V.. Hunt; for Judge MeSurely, Arthur M. Cox; for Judge Fics'inim, Jos. Weissenbach; for Judge Mcllwen, George F. Harrett; for Judge Iloidom, John F. Holland; for Judge Cli, trans. Frank P. Schmidt ; for Judge Ha rues, David F. Mntehett; for Judge Dupuy, Gisirgo T. Kelly; for Judge Smith, Clmiles P. Abbey. CI) do A. Mori Uou, tlio able Jowyor and Assistant Corporation Counsel, Is one of tho bot liked public olllcJuls lit Chicago. Ono of tlie baldest working, ablest end most popular members of tho Illi nois Senate Is (')ill II, Jnudits. Judge Chaiies M. Walker has, by his record on the bench shown himself to lie nn honest, conscientious and fear less Judge. Tho i'lilit.v-ilrst Wind Hrynn Club bus been launched anil will take active part lu furthering tho Interests of tho Nebraskaii. Terence F. Mornii Is pres ident, Andrew F. Schulbeiih secretary and James r. Cnrr treasurer. Among the ch.uier nieiubcrs nro Alderman P. J, O'Coiiiiell, State Hepriwciitatlvo Hob ert W. McKlulcy, County Comniltteit iiiiiii James A. Long, T. J. Hogau, Hen ry P. Hergon and John P, Hughes. Tlie Standard Uiouery's "Utah I Iran" Is one of tho most popular brawls of beer In Chicago. Their Oa Kay Export and Standard Malt Ex tract aro also well known nud -well liked all over. AT THE THEATERS STUDKHAKUIt. l'or the festal holiday season nt tlio Sttidebaker Theater n novol oonusly with miHe. called "Lonesome Town," will be given Its metropolitan pre miere on Sunday evening, December 22. The chief plavers hi this new produc tion will be the clever German dialect comedians. Kolb and Dill, probably the most popular comedians of their sort now that Weber and Fields have wend el their separate ways. Ikwides Kolb nud Dill there will be n big cast of popular singing favorites nud more than sixty people In the company. Kolb and Dill llrst played "Lonesome Town" In the West, and the success with which they met was the Incentive to bring the piny East nnd produce It on u lar ger and more artistic scale. CHICAGO OPIJIIA HOUSK. The seat sale for the transferred en gagement of William Hodge at the Chi cago Opera Hoiinc, commencing next Monday evening, gives every Indica tion that tho attendance will be n rec ord one ln every way. for this actor ranks easily among tho first of the country as n comedian nnd during tho past four months at the Studebnker there was a remarkable demonstration of approval of Tarklngton nnd Wil son's latest effort. The same cust. In cluding such players ns Dben Plymp torn, U. J. Itatelirfe. Henry Harmon, Hassard Short, Uehllu Gayer, OIItc Wyudham, Alice Johnson, Ida Vernon, will continue In the support of Mr. HodgvS and It Is confidently exacted that In Its new homo "The Man From Home" will remain for the balance of the season. LA SALLR On next Monday evening tho 200th lierformniieo of "Tho Girl Question" will be celebrated at tho La Sallo The ater, and Manager Mort II. Singer will give away on that occasion thu finest nnd prettiest souvenirs ever given away In any theater 111 Chicago. Tho sou venirs will bo stick plus forming n question mark In tho shnpo of a girl's head, with a pearl nt the bottom. Mr. Singer Is to be congratulated upon his selection of a souvenir and he can bo assured that everyono that will rccelvo one will bo pleased with It nnd will not forget his generosity In giving such n beautiful memento. "Tho Girl Ques tion" Is one of the best slwws and big gest successes Chicago has ever seen and all records for local long runs will surely bo broken. CHEAT NOUTHEUN. Hap Ward, formerly of Ward ft Yokes, will be seen at tho Great North ern next week, starting with the mati nee Sunday. "Not Yet, Hut Soon," Is still the titular rolo of tho offering, and It Is tleseiilNsl as a "Koiuedy Knckle In Two Lays." It Is promised that the production will bo found to keep pace witli the musical concoctions which have made Ilnp Ward u favorlto with theiiteigoeis in tlie past. E, D. Stair, who manages the organization, pioni les nu oNccllont production from tbo scenic standpoint nud nn Investiture of rich wardrobe. Tho entire program contains twenty musical numbois. A spis-lal holiday niatlnco will bo given Chilstmns Day. AUDITOUIUM. Miss Edith Helena, tlio ivmnrkablo American soprano, who possesses tho greatest voice range In tlio world, will bo one of the many great features of the holiday vaudeville pageant, which begins nt tho Chicago Auditorium Sun day afternoon, Dee. 22d. Miss Helena returns to this country following her ris-ent triumphant European tour. Christians week will also bo n "good bye" week for Mini Yesta Victoria, tlio famous English singing comedienne. Others on this star bill Include Chniies Prello's "HIJonClreiis," Hollmnn nnd Moore, Hilly Van, Viikoo, Mile. Alex andra and Mens. Tlcrtlo, Four Hards, Qulgley Hrothers and tlio Daiikinnr .Schiller Troupe. niJSII TEMPLE THEATER. Heglunlng uext Monday ovenlng tho Hush Tcmplo Players will present for tho week tlio groat socloty drama, "Moths," from tho novel of Oulda, tho if&W ' ' ''' p-li .' f HF iaBBBBBBBl f' FWwi 'i V 'tp 'J aH ilPBBBVaBBBBBT -B, .jHaiirjrkaHlHiH PPBPBBBVflpKBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBV 4BBBW HaBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB JpW- pIpbpIpbbbbbbbbbbbbbbbbbbbbbbW ffRt Vfy jraBffMHaBFpM t " I ' 4 i JOSEPH THEURER, President P. 8choenhofen Growing Company. Ungllsh novelist, whose Identity re mained In obscurity until her death a few mouths ago It Is a psychological play of merit, and will give Miss Kelm nud her associates another chance to do good work. The production of tlie "Shiilamlte," which was seen at that houe last week, clearly demonstrated that the company are capable of han dling the licst pla.vs procurable. Noth ing cheap goes at the Hush. 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This was the play In which tho grand old man of thu stage scored one of Ids greatest succcs"cs, and It was also thu hist play he appeared lu , CHARLE8 Hreildent Atlas SgSMTCu . bbbbbeTIvv 'VMfcA-MJCj! -aBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBaeaaBBBaBaBaBBBBV aaBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBVM Pwf&BHBNniAV aBBBBBanH BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBJm BaVrmBBBVaPraH BBBBaauC aBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBra.S aailHa?Sfl jk1 i t HBBBBB'BaBi .aBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBaFft .SBBBBBBBBBBaTr &4tfBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB iBaYaTaBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBHRSM before he died. In thu part of Caleb Plumuicr, one pf the lluest character ever presented on the stage, will bo seen Morris Mclliigh, whose equal ns u comedian Is not to Is seen In any slock company In America to-day. Tho rest of the company will be shown to good advantage. For New Year's week "David Hariitn," with Smith Davie, the great elm meter actor, In tlio title role, will be the bill. Tho citizens of tho Nineteenth Dis trict made no mistake when they elected Charles K. Cmlkshauk to tho State Semite. He Is an ablo, honest and faithful representative of tho peo ple. Hobert It, Jnmpolls, tho well-known lawyer, who Is junking a lino record i Assistant Corporation Counsel, Is liked and respected by everybody that knows him. J. VOPIOKA, Brewing Company.