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Control to toNATION Be Tried Un Until Untjl Until ¬
til Failure Then Government Gov Government Government ¬
ernment ernment Ownership OwnershipBryans OwnershipB
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B Bryans Bitln dos s PositronThorougll Position PositionThorough I IThoroBgh
Thorough trial of GoTornmont GoTornmontcontrol GOTornmontcontrol Governmontcontrol
control rates based on actual actualTaluation actualvaluation actualvaluation
valuation of railroad physical physicalproperties physicalproportlos physicalpropertlos
properties rigid conservation of ofthe oftho ofthe
the rights of actual investors if ifcontrol Jfcontrol Ifcontrol
control proTO a failure as he beb be belicTOs
licTOs b ros it Tvill then ownership own or shIp by bythe bytbo bythe
the QoTornmont QoTornmontThe QOTOrIpIiontThe GosornlnontThe
The authoritative announcement announcementis announcementis
is made for the first time that Wil WilJiam Vil Vi1Liam VilHam
Ham Jennings Bryan believes that thatgovernmental thatgovernmental thatgovernmental
governmental control of railroadstried railroads railroadstried railroadstried
tried under the most favorable con conditions conditions conditions ¬
ditions will prove a failure and that thatthe thatthe thatthe
the United States will ultimately be beconfronted beconfronted beconfronted
confronted with the direct question questionof
of governmental tovemmentalaW govemmentalpwneksbip govemmentalpwneksbipThe jownei elsbip elsbipThe ship shipThe
The following exposition of hisviews his hisviews hisviews
views is given iyen with the approval of ofMr ofMr ofMr
Mr Bryan butwith the understand understanding understanding understanding ¬
ing that it should not be presented presentedas
as an interview interviewGovernment interviewGcwenanMt interviewGovernment
Government control should be tried triedunder triedUDder triedunder
under the Moot favorable tavon ll condition conditionit conditionsit
it U should be attempted conscientiously conscientiouslyand eo KIentiouely KIentiouelyaJHI
and should exhaust exhii t every possibility possibilityIt po eIblltty eIbllttyIt
It should shout no nt b be invoked by y anyone YOM whomak whomakes who whomakes
makes mak the wish the father of th ththought tM tM1ho thetholtghtthat
tholtghtthat 1ho thought tht control wltt w taU and that thatownership thatownerMip tbatownership
ownership eventually must come to topass topas topass
pass pas To whomever is intrusted the thetask thetAIJk thetask
task er f executing laws for such i > > uch con control control control ¬
trol he owes it to his nation to throw throwlilmself tltrowhim1C throwleimeelf
lilmself vigorously vlarctOtl lr and with honest 0Reet en endeavor endeaver ¬
deavor dea VGt pro tilt th tpwrea oem > nt t Control is ismuch Ismucq Ismuch
much wore pftstrftfelft tIMI der tlh kifn ownership ownershipand i eraWp eraWpand Ip Ipand
and K it will aetojttplttt C I RP needed WMttodforais aM vef 116 116r
forais r rons Jttlfclfct ultivate ulU UData ata most 1 to 1 br o osirtd e d dSjrd cilia ciliathese
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j S these isze Out O t tie Water WaterBaies Wafer WaferH WaferRaitos
H Baies Raitos altlvM jnUMl b 1M based bue4011 on the tb valueof value valuef
of > f the prefwrtJe praprttes of the common COlftlR ft car carrier cartiellL carriea ¬
rier tiellL This TbI valuation should be i rot rotthe ot otthe Otthe
the market value of the shares and andbonds a11bonds andbonds
bonds on tb the stock exchange exchan < < e because becausethese beeaUHlhese becausethese
these are sold In view of the the poselb4 possibility possibility9t O 8tblllty 8tbllltyDC lty ltyDt
9t produ producing revenue rather than of ofthe ofhe ofthe
the he actual Investment atment which hlch has been beentadd beenAid beenlaid
Aid laid in building the systems By tem Appraisal Appraisaljhould Appraisalshould AppraisalJhould
jhould not ot toettimlse at par valuation valuationexisting vahNltioncxiaUac valuationexisting
existing flotations which contain a certain cer certain certain ¬
tain proportion of water but existing existingstocks existingRtocks existingstocks
stocks and nd bonds should be dealt with withexactly withexactly withexactly
exactly according a to their real intrinsic intrinsicvalue Intrfn intrinsicvalue le levAlue
value and ad the water should be squeesed squeesedtherefrom squeesedtherefrom squeesedtherefrom
therefrom therefromThe therefromIhe therefromThe
The law should sh uld then prevent further furtherwatering furtherwatMtAg furtherwatering
watering of stocks so that rates rat may be bedetermined bedetflmllMd bedetermined
determined to permit a reasonable re return return return ¬
turn op actual Investment InvestmentMr
Mr Bryan further elucidates his hisview bisie hisviews i
view ie bY naying 1171 yte that he doubts that thatGovernment tlIatGoyerJut thatGovernment t
Government control co t1Ol will prove to toadequate be beadequate
adequate He believes MIItW that it will bd bdnecessary b bnecNMTy beneceesary i
necessary to give the people an honest honestattempt honestattempt honestattempt
attempt to solve the transportation transportationprobfeme tranaportatlonprobIeIM transportationproblems i
problems through Government control controlbecause controlbeeaUN controlbecause
because they are disposed to believe believethat believethat believethat a
that control will eventually prove to be beadequate beadequate beadequate i
adequate To put into effect a system systemof i
of O Government ownership before con control control control ¬
trol bad been honestly tried would be beto beto beto
to invest Inve t the Government with distrust distrustin dl distrustIn tMJ8t tMJ8tIn t
in the minds ml of the people and any anyad anyadmln1 ad administration administration ¬
ministration mln1 troatJon which were ere to do this would wouldfail wouldtall wouldfail
fail Honestly tried thoroughly admin administered admlnit administered ¬
it istered intelligently wrought out Gev Government Gevnmt Gevmnment ¬
ernment nmt control therefore Is l Mr MrBryans MrBrYl1ns MrBryans
Bryans present program programAfer programAfer programAfer
Afer Control Ownership OwnershipWhen OwnershipWhen OwnershipWhen
When however lowever as Mr 1 Bryan be believes belfevM believes
lieves will prove true control has been beendemonstrated beendemonstMtecl beendemonstrated i
demonstrated to be Ineffectual Jnettectu ineffeetui l then It Itwill Itm itwill t
will m fee necessary ne neeeseary e ary to go to Federal Gov Government Government Government ¬
ernment ownership owner hlp of trunk lines linesMr linesMr Ines InesMr
Mr Bryan is disposed to believe Dell eVe that thatas thata thatas
as a in the the past so in the future private privateownership privateownershlD privateownership a
ownership of ofrailways railways will cause a con constant constant constant ¬
stant corrupting of the body bed politic He Heholds Heh Heholds B
holds h 4I that even under rigid control the theincentive theineentlve theincentive a
incentive for the private owny own or man manager manager manager ¬
ager to befoul heloultM th the political poIttfcalfJstem System ystem will willremain wfllremain willremain
remain and that such befouling will willcontinue 111 111continue
continue in gfeater or lesser le er degree as asin asIn asin 8
in the th past rendering private owner ownership ownership ownership ¬
ship incompatible with the interests of ofthe orth ofthe f
the th thI masses a aMr 8p 8pMr
I Mr r Bryan has ha never er to this day de declared declred declared ¬
clared for the present pr ent inauguration of ofGovernment ofGovernment f CGrvIIJlment
Government ownership but insists inI ets and andhas andhas andhas j
has insisted ted every time tint he 1 ha baa spoken spokenthat spokenth spokenthat 1
that th t control should be honestly bonU tried trtedand t triedand itd itdand I
and in no halfhearted manner mannerIn J inaannerIn nner nnerIn
In proclaiming this thl doctrine of Gov Government Government Government ¬
ernment relationship to railroads Mr MrBryan MrBryan MrBryaJI
Bryan realises that he is running count counter coYnter counter ¬
er to millions of people in this country countryand countryand countryand
and that many of 0 the Democrats are aredisposed aredls aredisposed
disposed dls oawt to o take e issue Issu with him His Hiswish Hiswish Hiswish
wish hoywer is c not to popularise popul rize him himself klmsele himself ¬
self witii wlUitbe with 4h the people but to reach the theultimate theultltAt theultlmete
ultimate solution tJon of the problems which whichv whichcox
v cox p x the alit nation en now first ftnt to cure evils evilsflowing evilsftowmg evilsflowing
flowing from rom overcapitalization overo + pitalization second secondto
to compel that rates shall be lowered to toa toa
a level justified by the conditions and anddemanded anddemanded anddemanded
demanded by th tIM rights rIP of the producersand producers producersand producersand
and consumers MI the nation in short shortwhich shortwhich shortwhich
which gives to the railroad ra real Its franchise franchiseand franchiseand franchiseand
and smuts ft t Ute right of eminent do domain domain domain ¬
main as w well H as other vital privileges privilegesslviw privilegeselvrn
> slviw 11 to t other Institutions S atlbldons or cor corporations corpration corprattons ¬
porations prationlOOllrtnued prattonstOontiaued
looarlnuad on Fourth F urt Page PageDressed FaceDressed
Dressed Palings headed it 2 per 100 ft ftI to
If I Found o b by y Wednesday WednesdayHe VednesdayH
He H eWiIl Will 1 Be Buried BuriedBeside BuriedBe 1 1Beside
Beside Be ide Sweet Sweetheart Sweetheart Sweetheart
heart heartPretty heartPretty heartPretty
Pretty Mabel abel Pendletpn PendletpnWaiting Pendl Pendleton PendletonWaiting tpn tpnWaiting
Waiting For Him in inDeath inDeath 1n 1nDeath
Death DeathMrs DeathlVrs DeathMrs
Mrs Hocker Ho cer Remorseful RemorsefulOver RemorsefulOver Rm e ergo u uver
Over ver Her Has Hasty HastyAction HastyAction t Y YAction
CLIFTON FORG FORGK > ti Va April 3 2Side 2Sideby > Side sldeby Sideby
by side as they lived loved and diedpretty died diedpretty diedpretty
pretty Mabel Pendleton and Stuart Gray Grayher GrayIter Grayher
her hero lover will rest under a single singlemound singlemound singlemound
mound in Crown Hill Cemetery if the thelads theladis thelads
lads body is recovered within the next nextfew nexttew nextfew
few days Tlus T IS s seems probable as the thesearchers thesearchers thesearchers
searchers will redouble their endeavors endeavorstomorrow endeavomtomorrow endeavorstomorrow
tomorrow to locate Gays body bodyCold bodyCold bodyCold
Cold in death with a smile frozen on onher onher onher
her lips the beautiful Virginia YIrai 1 girl lay layen layen layen
en a 8 bed In C A A Shomos home tonight tonightHer tonightHer tonightHer
Her body which was taken from the theJackson theJack theJackson
Jackson Jack on river this morning halt a mile milefrom mll mlltNilt milefrom
from where wb e she he leaped taking her lover loverto loverto loverto
to death with her snowed practically dKaotlea1lYBO practicallyno raoticallyno
no effects of having been in the waiter waterfor waiterfor wMt r rtor
for ninetysix hours hoursMiss hoursMiss hoursMiss
Miss Pendletons body was as found by byR byR byR
R L Waats and George Gl Orge Brougham Broughamdrifting BroughaMdrlttlog Broughamdrifting
drifting slowly on the surface suda < < of theriver the theriver themer
river Her bright waist wal t and skirt skirtwhich skirtwbkh skirtwhich
which she IIh1wd had selected Mlect for her tre trousseau trousseauwere ee au auware
were in pathetic contrast with the Uteta spec spectacle specfade ¬
fade ta < < le of death deathSister d8lUhSister deathSister
Sister Heartbroken HeartbrokenThe HeartbrokenThe
The boatmen lifted her lifeless lItet body bodyfront bodyfrom bodyfroth
front the water near the old Richmond Richmondand RlchzuOftClud Rkhmondand
and Allegheny A1 ghn railroad bridge I rldge and ad car carried carrf cartied ¬
tied rf < it to the south shore of the t1 river riverThere nverThere riverThere
There it was wrapped wr in a II blanket and andconveyed andconveye4 andconveyed
conveyed to the borne of Mr r Snomo Snomowhere Sbomowhere Shomowhere
where it ws was tal received reo ed 1T b r h her r relatives relatlrpsThe relativesThe r v vThe
The aged mother fall ell upon her knees be bemany beIIId bepido
pido IIId < JM nt tIM tIMIIUUIY git 3cled 3cledmany
many times tbue and an wjt wr Mtttrly MtttrlyMrs bttt bIttMrs rjr rjrMrs
Mrs W V H Hock HockeJ the married sister sisterof siMeror sisterof
of the girl who precipitated the ro romancetragedy rom romancetragedy ¬
mancetragedy m ncetragfdy by preventing the couple couplefrom COUpler Coupiefrom
from r D1 going to Waahlntgon to wed ed was wasaffected wasattect wasaffected
affected attect even more than her mother motherNo motherNo motherNo
No little blame for the heartrending heartrendingculmination heartrendingculmlnatloll heartrendingculmination
culmination of oJ the love affair Is at attached attached attached ¬
tached to Mrs Hocker Stricken with withremorse withremorse Itk ItkremorsEI
remorse over her hasty action the wom woman woman m man ¬
an has endured anguish augxl h and mental tor torture torture torture ¬
ture since the tragedy and now seem seemto Hfllft4 seemto
to be hovering on the brink oC nervous nervousand Dervousand nervousand
and physical collapse coUap e Tonight for the theIIr thellret
first IIr t time since sin Mabel label bel ended her life lifeti lifetJ lifetle
ti tle e sister closed her eyes es in sleep
Consoled only by the the consciousness con consciousn e1OW1n4N s
that their boy died a beta and willingly wDtn ly
sacrificed hie own young life in the en ¬
deavor to save his fiancee aitc from death
the aged parents of young Gay are arewaiting arewaiting arewaiting
waiting for news ne of the recovery of
his body
Boys Father ProstratedCapt Prostrated ProstratedCapt ProstratedCapt
Capt Chaises Charles S Gay who has been beena
a 8 conductor ondu tnr on the theCbeeapeake Chesapeake and andOhio andOhio
Ohio railroad for thirty years ears is atmort al aimot
mort prostrated by b his tl sons tragic end endStuart endStuart
Stuart was a tall manly fellow earn earnSng earng
Sng ng g a good salary and amply able to tosupport tosupport
support 8 support pport a wife Although he and Miss MJ MJPendleton MissPendleton
Pendleton were only eighteen years old oldCaptain oldCaptain oldCaptain
Captain Gay GaYQut but slightly opposed the thecontemplated thecontemplated
contemplated marriage arrlage in Washington Washingtonhould WashingtonShould
Should the river yield > eldd up its remain remainmg remaining remam
ing dead before Wednesday ooneeday the pathetic patheticspectacle patheticspectacle lheUc lheUcs
s spectacle QCtaclo of a double funeral tun era I will be beseen besetm beseen
seen here Relatives of both have prac practically practically practically
tically agreed agre d upon this thisSome
Some 8 me very pointed remarks have been beendirected beendirected beendirected
directed toward the policeman in Staun Staunton Staunton Staunton
ton who turned the lovers back on onWeoesday onWooe5day onWeoesday
Weoesday night He stated today that thathe thathe thathe
he acted in accordance with a tele telephone telephone telephone
phone message from Mrs Hocker who whorequested whorequested whorequested
requested that Mabel and Stuart be pre prevented preVented ¬
vented v nted from marrying
For some time Miss Pendleton P ndleton had hadbeen badbeen
been living with her cousin at Waynesboro Waynes Waynesboro
boro but came here often ott to visit her herrelatives herrelatives herrelatives
relatives and met her Jover toyerOrdered
Ordered back to Clifton Forge t orge after attershe aftershe
she had set her heart on wedding Gay
Miss Pendleton wept bitterly and Gays Gayspromise Gayspromise Gayspromise
promise to make another attempt at atmarriage atmarriage atmarriage
marriage in the near future could not notconsole 110tOO notconsole
console OO 501e or brighten her Driven to des deaperation desperation
peration over the thought of her crushed
hopes and what her relatives would ould say
to her when w en she returned the girl
leaped < l over the rail of the suspension
bridge leading to her sisters home and andplunged andplunged andplunged
plunged into the waters watersScarcely watersScarcely watersScarcely
Scarcely hati her body bod struck the river riverwhen
i when Gay vaulted the rail and exerted
hfcl hit utmost utm t effort to rescue rea < ue her Al 11
though only six feet from the shore shorethe shorethe shorethe
the girl was weighed down by her herclotbes herclothes
clothes and sank when her lover was as
by b her side He dived after her and ad it
is believed he caught the girls body
but was drowned while struggling to
bring it up Many Man persons here were wereskeptical wereskeptical
skeptical of the suicide until the girls
body boc1WAS was recovered today It was at
first believed the boy bo and girl Irl entered
into a suicide compact but persons who whosaw Whoaw whosaw
saw aw the girl leap into the water and
the endeavors of Gay to save her deny dn dnthl5 f fNext
Next Sunday SundayThe SundayThe Sundaye
The e Sunday SundayTimes SundayTimes SundayWill
Times Will Print Printthe Print Printthe Printthe
j the Picture of the theMost theMost theMost
Most Beautiful BeautifulWoman BeautifulWoman BeautifulWoman
Woman in inon inVashington inWashington
Washington VashingtonLlbbQ on
LlbbQ A CA ctb 4 1JA Ycr3 YcarJc AYIL
JIlts Joseph G Rice Rices s Photograph PhotographSent PhotographSent
Sent by Her Apprec Appreciative at ve Husband HusbandWlns HusbandWins
Wins T Times fres Last WeekyBeauty Weekly Beauty Quest
Of rso 1204 K Street Northwest Winner Winnerof Winnerof Winnerof
of The Sunday Times Last LastWeekly LastWeekly LastWeekly
Weekly Contest ContestDumb ContestN
Dumb Searches Carry CarryMessage CarryJVessage CarryMessage
Message Where News Newspapers Nevspapers Newspapers ¬
papers Do D0NOt D0NOtReach Not NotI NotReach V VReach I
Reach ReachThe i iThe 1 1The
The search for the little Marvin bej beyson bejson be beson
son of Dr Horace Marvin of Dover DoverDel Doverel DoverI2el
Del el becomes more and more evory day daya
a universal quest questDisappointments questDisappointments questDisappointmentsthnt
Disappointments Disappointmentsthnt thnt thft t the seekers have havesustained ha hasustained have havesustained
sustained in their endeavors to find the thesunnyhaired th thsunnyhair thesunnyhaired
sunnyhaired d tot have served only tostimulate te testimulate tes11mulate
stimulate interest in the hunt nnd to tospCRythe t6 t6sp tospit
spCRythe sp spit the hunters on to renewed efforts effortsWith effortsWith effortsWith
With a rapidity that is erati lng to toThe toThe toThe
The Sunday Times and to the sorrowing sorrowingfather HorrowJ sorrowingfather g gfalher
father of the boy the movement t tmake to tomake tomake
make every Individual In the country a adetective II IIdetective adetective
detective to hunt for the child is spread spreading spreadIng spreading ¬
ing The requests for the post po t cards cardswhich ctardswhich cardswhich
which beat the photograph of the boy boyand boyand boyand
and the offer of the a100i 1000 reward ior for his hissafe hissate hissafe
safe return multiply daily dailyMany dail dailMany dailyMany
Many Cards Given Out OatThe OutThe OutThe
The Sunday Times gives these post postcards postcatds postcards
cards free of charge to all who applyfor apply applyfor aPStlytor
for them Many applicants have hw come comealready corne1ren comealready
already 1ren y and have obtained cards ex expressing 4aXprossing expressing ¬
pressing their Intention to send them to toacquaintances toacquaintances toacquaintances
acquaintances and friends thrcjghout thrcjghoutthe
the United States The sending of these thesepost thellepost thesepost
post cards ts a the surest way to foster fosterinterest fosterinLerqllt fosterinterest
interest in the hunt for little Horace HoraceThey lIorkceThey liorheeThey
They will reach cities ctuesand and towns nottouched not nottouched nottouched
touched by bJ the many newspapers which whichhave whichhave whichhave
have already entered the Marvin larln Boy
League exhorting their readers to tofind to tofind tolied
find out whether the missing boy Is m mtheir littheir intheir
their neighborhood neighborhoodReports neighborhoodReports neighborhoodReports
Reports from these papers in the Marvin Mar Marvin Iar IarIn ¬
vin In Boy League to Tho Sunday Sundo Times Timesthe Tlm Timesthe s sthe
the originator of the idea are that thereaders the thereaders thereaders
readers are deeply Interested in h the thequest thequest thequest
quest and will exert every effort to de determine dettrmlne determine ¬
termine whether he Is in their neighbor nelghborFrom noigiirorhood
hood hoodFrom hoodFrom
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Winner of the St Louis Republics National N ationaf Contest Po POrlrafthyRos Portrait > firait by Rosen RoachCopyright RosenCopyright < h I ICopyriZht
Copyright 1907 by George Knapp Co
ST PAUL April 28 2OFor For eight yeArs yeArsJohn yearsJelin eArs eArsTop
John Fetchers W rs now aged eighteen h n of ofGrundy ofGrundy ofGrundy
Grundy county < < O ty Iowa has carried a asixInch aaJxlneh asixinch
sixInch hat pin In I his body bOd which whichtraveled whichtr whichtraveled
traveled tr velECI around causing excruciating eteruclatingpain excruciatingpain eterue1atl eterue1atlpain
pain at times Today th tH pin was taken takenout takenout takenout
out by y surgeons It had been Increased Increasedin Incr IncrIn
in sine by accumulations of rust and andmineral andman andminertCl
mineral man l deposits Weighers bids fair to torecover torecover torecover
J H Small Sons Florists FloristsWashington FloristsDlngton El costs costsWashington
Washington Dlngton and New York YorkA4v YorkA4vBeaut1ful YorkAdv YorkAdvBeautiful Adv Advtiful
Beautiful tiful Beards S3 nor O 1DQ > fv foot
TOLEDO April 20 20Ninetytbree Ninetythree ot otthe otUte ofthe
the most prominent men in Toledos buslueiit bus business busIIf ¬
iness life IIf were indicted on 245 24 counts by bythe bythe bythe
the grand bran Jury which returned its re report report report ¬
port to Judge Morris this afternoon The Themen Themea Themen
men Indicted are the memUers m mbers ot the theToledo tbaTOledo theToledo
Toledo Master Plumbers Association Associationnumbering A8 Associationnumbering oeIaUon oeIaUonaumbertn
numbering aumbertn < < sixty persons twentyfour twentyfourlumbermeu tWMtyrour tWMtyrourlumbermeu twentyfourlumbermen
lumbermeu and nine brlcktnen bIJcknu lI The Ip hictmettts ii iiolctments
olctments ctments are U returned for violation of ofthe oftlte ofthe
the Valentine antitrust law la and are the theresult theresult
result sult of an a Investigation covering a aperiod a aP6 aperiod
period P6 i of about two weekeVAtV weeksvdrn weeks weeksiTarw
iTarw nloa Elonrtnu SZXQ per 100 fce feet teett
Three Diking rking Types Typesin T YAK YAKis 4 4t 4in
in the theBeauty theBeauty thebeauty
Beauty Contest ContestRepresenting ConteStRepresenting ContestP
Representing RIx P esentlng the Respective RespectiveClaims RespectiveCI
Claims CI iJps of f theDistrict the theDistrict theDistrict
District of Columbia ColumbiaNev ColumbiaNew ColumbiaMeer
New York YorkCitsr YorkCitsrand Cit City Cityand Yt Ytand
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Winner of the New York Worlds Na National NationalContest National ¬
tional tionalContest Contest Copyright 1907 1907by 1907by rgo7by
by Press Publishia Publishing 4 Co CoGreat
Great National Contest Contestto
to Come to to End at atMidnight athiQnight ofMidnight
Midnight MidnightTl
Tl The e pI photograph p t tograph of Mrs rrs Josephine C CRtee CR CRise
Rise R o Of 13M K street northwest winsUte winsthe wins winsthe
the ufJi t tli and last weekly beauty contest con contest conteet ¬
test of The Sunday Times TimesA TimesA TimesA
A sad feature of the affair is that thatwhen thatvhen thatwhen
when a representative repre britaUve of The Sunday SundayTimes SundayTImes SundayTimes
Times called to notify Mrs Rice of her hervictory hervletory hervictory
victory last night she was unable to tos tosee tosee
s see a the reporter as her husband was was so soill soIII soiii
III as s to require her constant attention attentiontr attentionhlr
hlr M tr Rice who Is a well welltodo todo busi business business business ¬ 1
ness man with an offlee otn e in the Colorado ColoradoBuilding ColoradoBulldlnc ColoradoBuilding 3
Building submitted his is wifes ltes photo photograph photoyapb photograph ¬
graph in the contest and across the theback thekck theback
back of It he had written as her oc occu occupation u upatton upation ¬
pation Scattering sunshine sunshineBlonde sunJllblnBlonde sunshineBlonde
Blonde With Big Blue Eyes EyesMrs Eyes1drs EyesMrs
Mrs Rice Is a queenly queen blond with big
bhi blue eyes 3he is a young iung woman apgtirentty ap apparently apt ¬
parently t enUy not having h vlns reached her twenty twent twentfifth twentyfifth
fifth year ear She is described by all her liarfriendti herfrlettdd r
friendti as a a real beauty bcaut and as a wom woman woman ¬
an popular popul r with lth all who ho kaevr V her She 8
Is originally from Virginia VirginiaMr Yirglnlarr VirginiaMr
Mr rr 1 Rico Rico iee was w s reported very ill last lastnight Jastnight lastnight
night His wife was at his side constantlyy con constantly constantly ¬
stantly from midday yesterday until unUllate unUllateJast late latetest latelast
test night He was suffering from an anattack anatcack anattack
attack of heart trouble troubleNational troubleNational troubleNational
National Contest Closes Tonight TonightTonight TonightTonlshtat TonightTonight
Tonight Tonlshtat at midnight the groat goneral generalbeauty goneralbeauty
beauty contest closes It has been con conducted oondUQted conducted ¬
ducted by b Tho Sunday Sunda Times with wltJl the thedetermination thedetermination
determination that it would WO ld bring out outthe outthe outthe
the most beautiful utltl woman in the Na National National National ¬
tional Capital The Sunday Times be believes be118V68 beBoxes ¬
Boxes this objeet has been b been ll accomplished accomplishedThe accompUshedThe accomplishedThe
The cooperation eo peratJon afforded afford afforded d by the puollc puollchas puoUcbas puolichas
has been such as to send Into the Beauty
Editors office hundreds upon hundreds hundredsef uftdtoeds uftdtoedsr
ef r pictures of lovely lovel women womenIn womenIn
In the test fortyeight tort olght hours the pho phoj
j tegraphs iaphs hake ba e poured into the office ina In Ina InI
a veritable verita 1e torrent t rr of beauty b oautYHusbndSO oautYHusbndSOOmUnued Husbands HusbanderContinued HusbandsI
I I Continued on Second Page PageUbbey PageLibbey PageLibbey
Libbey 8r Co 6th and New York ave
But Police Think Her HerAssailant HerAssailant HerAssailant
Assailant Is IsWhite IsWhite IsWhite
White WhiteAssault WhiteAssault
Assault ult on Mass ass Ave AveNear AveN AveNear
Near N ar Sheridan SheridanCircle SheridanCircle SheridanCircle
Circle CircleMrs CircleMrs CircleMrs
Mrs Roe Rr e Porter Lies LiesIn LiesIn LiesIn
In a Critical CriticalCondition CriticalCondition CriticalCondition
Condition ConditionWith
With her skull fraatwed trae lHd and he hehead bed heP hePhead
head d and body bf > d1 covered with bruises bruisesMrs brul bruisesMrs es esMr
Mrs Mr RosQortjc Ros Rosftr rtri 9t9ttto 1CBAh < t Md lies liesat liesat liesat
at the Brnftrgemagr Emer LmsgencylorglW Hoenhai to a critical criticaloenditlen cnt1caloe criticalcondition
condition oe dttlon tlua 1 k vJeOwe vtetia < a seattempted seattemptedcrimleaT attempted attemptedcrimlnaT attemptedcrimina
crimlnaT crimina assaultfirs assault assaultMrs a ult ultrs
Mrs rs Perter Pester who is thht t1atrty r years old oldsays oldGS oldsaws
says saws GS her nqcaUant was a negro and andthat andtlta andthat
that tlta the th attack occurred at Twcnty Twcntyafath Twentth Twontirsbcth
sbcth afath th street and a Massachusetts avenue avenuelast avenuelast avenuelast
last night nightIn nlgbtn nightIn
In n spite of the u womans assertions assertionsthat aa assertionsthat ertlons ertlonsthat
that that the assault was committed by a anegro anegro a anegro
negro the police believe 1 iteve Iit the attack was wsmade pasmade wasmade
made by a white man who was seen seenIn seenIn seenin
In the tit Vicinity of Sheridan circle His Hisname Rian Hisname
name n e is known to the police Lookouts Lookoutswere Lookoutswere Lookoutswere
were immediately sent to all It the sta stations 1Jt 1Jtt stations ¬
tions t ns and a diligent search is being beingmade beingmade beingmade
made for aim aimMrs hlnars himMrs
Mrs rs Porter says AYS thai site be left her herherae herhemd herhems
hems in Bethesda B tblMHla about 7 oclock and aadcame a andcame d dcame
came directly to the home of a Mrs MrsSawyer MrsSawyer MrsSawyer
Sawyer living at 142 H S Thirtysecondstreet Thirtysecond Thirtysecondstreet Thktse ond ondstreet
street where wile she bt stooped for about an anhour anho anhour
hour ho r After leaving the house use aba abawaked slJEtwaked sllewaked
waked down P street t across the P Pstreet Pftr Pstreet
street ftr et bridge and D4 up Vajwachusetis Mapsaahuaettsavenue Vajwachusetisaveaue U6tts U6ttsayQftue
avenue ayQftue to Sheridan circle circleSeixe elideSMei circleSeised
Seixe Seised < oa Street StreetI StreetHI
HI I have a stevdauffbtttr t Mary MeLennahas Me McLenBaha MeLenaabaa
LenBaha who is employed by s fam family tmlty famliy ¬
ily living n JlMr ar the circle she said saidAs MidfOAs1 said4s
fOAs1 As 4s 1 was to at the viefc m vklq ty y I thought I Iwould Iwould Iwould
would stair tail n we m rt her a s visitWhfe visit visitWall v lit litWh
Wall Wh Whfe I w waa1MIkiq wan wmflctn walking up up Massachusetts Mmeachnaettsavenue Massachusettsavenue 1I Jl et s savenu
avenue a adored o > Jere4 jnaa 4 approached from fromthe fromUte frontthe
the ether ales of the street aet I teas Raefrightened teasfrightened wasrlg1rteAed
frightened and would have run but butbaSwe butbefora butbefore
before Ilwd I had 41 ash an opportunity to do so sohe 80lie sohe
he grabbed me by the neck eke H Ida stuffed stuffedone ntutredone Ued Uedone
one hand la sty n y month to prevent t me anafrom met18m mefrom
from sereamh Than he attempted atte8llK to tothrow tothrow tothrow
throw me to te ground groua I managed g to tokeep tokeep tokeep
keep on mv feet t however 110 I fought foughthim foughthim t thim
him with all my DI might ml t and lid when he hetook hetook hetook
took his band from my mouth I Iscreamed 1screamed Iscreamed
screamed screamedSeveral screamedSeveral screamedSeveral
Several boys were attracted by the thenoise thenose thenoise
noise nose and the ne negro o ran toward Rock RockCreek RockCreek RockCreek
Creek CreekOne CreekOne CreekOne
One of the nrst men to arrive on the thescene theene thescene
scene ene was George G Nicholson who lives livesin livesIn livesin
in the thevtetnltY vicinity Mr r Nicholson Ntc n foundMrs found foundMrs foundMrs
Mrs Porter In a nervous and ad hysterical hystericalcondition hystericalcondltton hystericalcondition
condition and a unable to tell hUn exaotly ex exaetly exRotb
aetly what had aAI happened ba Blood was wasgushing W3gushing pasgushing
gushing from the wound in her head headSkull beadSkull headSkull
Skull Fractured FracturedShe Fraehlretlstte FracturedShe
She was as as aeeisted ted to Twentyfourth Twentyfourthstreet Twentyfourthstreet Twentyfourthstreet
street and Massachusetts avenue where whereshe whereshe whereshe
she was taken Into a house and the theblood theblood theblood
blood washed from her face and the thewound thewound thewound
wound temporarily tem orarUy dressed dr From there thereMr thereMr thereMr
Mr Nicholson assisted her to the office officeof omceof otllceof
of Dr Richard S Blackburn 302i P Pstreet Pstroot Pstroot
stroot northwest northw t After an It examination examinationof exam1n on onof
of her Injuries Dr Blackburn deeded deededthat decdedthat de ded dedthat
that the woman had a fractured skull skulland 1JkUland skuland
and that she had better be taken to ahospital a ahospital ahospital
hospital The police pol ee were noticed and andthe andthe antithe
the Emergency Emer ncy ambulance sent to thedoctors the thedoctors tb tb4oetors
doctors office officePolicemen officePoUcemen olucePolicemen
Policemen Russell Sullivan ana anaHugWett aJd aJdHug1delt aqdHughiettquestioned
Hughiettquestioned HugWett questioned que tloned Mrs Irs Porter at the thephysicians tlieph8Iolans thephysloians
physicians office When she was taken takento takento takento
to the hospital Lieutenant Peck incharge in inteotlve Incharge
charge of the detective bureau sent Dt Dttoo118 Deteotive
teotlve Grant out on the case The Thewoman Thewoman Thewoman
woman told the same story 801 to the detectivo de detective detectlvc ¬
tective that she had told the policemen policemenMysterious policemenMysterious policemenMysterious
Mysterious Companion CompanionMrs
Mrs Porter is the mother mother8 of four ctoll ctolldren chUdrn chiIdyes
dyes the youngest of whom Is nine ninamonths ninemonths ninemonths
months old She is the wife wit of Loud Lou LouPorter LoudPorter
Porter a astone stone mason masonTho masonThe
The man suspected s peete4 by the police o ohaving of ofhaving ofhaving
having assaulted Mrs Porter is known knownto knownto knownto
to have been with her at i oclock This Thismuch Thismuch Thismuch
much she admitted U to > the 0 police but butasserted but85Scrted butasserted
asserted that he left her before she sheboarded sheboorded sheboarded
boarded a car for Washington Charles CharlesDavlc CharlesDavie CharlesDavic
Davie the colored caretaker of the thehouse the110use thehouse
house at t 2 Massachusetts JI chuaetts avenue avenueknows av avenueknows ue ueknows
knows this tblsnlUl awn well well en and n4t Is positive positivehe positivehe positivehe
he saw him pass the house shortly after att r
9 oclock oclockHe oclockHe oclockHe
He had Iris hat pulled down > over vejf his histtr hiseyes
recognized recognizedhim recogniztdhim recognizedhim
eyes ttr sa says Davis but
him as ho went past the bouse He was washurry 188runnluG wasrunning
running and seemed to be 1ft II a great greatturry greathurry
hurry turry I cried out Whats the mat matter matterl matterT ¬
ter terl and he said A colored man has hasbeat hasbent hasbeat
but butcontinued butcontinued butcontinued
beat a 3 woman up He didnt stop
continued in the direction of Dupont DupontCMri DupontCirclft DupontCircle
Circle CirclftM
CMri Mrs M Porter says she i 13 unable unablecount nao to tocount o a acount ac
count tor the fractured skull She says sayshe saysthe saysthe
the he negro negro beat t her In the faoe ra faoebut fl but she shecannot shecannot shecannot
cannot remember utember any blow having been beenstruck bednstruck sh shstruck
struck with any Instrument that would wouldInflict wouldInnlct wouldindict
Inflict such an injury At an early hour hourthis hourI hourthis
this morning she b was still conscious consciousDoctors antteclousDoctors Ct OU8 OU8Doetors
I Doctors who h attended atte ded her said that thather thather thather
her condition was considered COQMId < < ed criticalbut critical criticalbut critlcaJbut
but that t t It w was s too early rJy to predict predictwhat predictwhat predictwhat
what the outcome of her b r injuries would wouldSite wouldbe wouldbe
be beShe She described t1 CtiDed t her assailant Ila t as being beinga
a lightskinned colors ft man medium mediumheight medlutnhelg mediumheight
height helg and very stout tout He wore a light lightbox lightbox lightbox
box overcoat overcoatThe overeoatlhe overcoat overcoatThe
The place where 11 < < 8 the assault occurred occurredis occurredIs
t is directly back of Oak Hill Cemetery CemeteryIt
It is a Lonely and secluded li cJudtm spot there therebeing thrBbelnsno therebeing
being belnsno no houses west of Sheridan Cir Circle Clrcle Circle ¬
cle clei
i Fineot k tnest ol Lumber f U 2 p ptr r 100 feat

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