ALBUQUERQUE, NEW MEXICO, TUESDAY, OCTOBER J, (905.
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A CR M NAL
Head of Western Ifldetóíy
Life Company Bastid.
POLICYHOLDERS CLAIM HE
HAS ABSORBED ALL THE FUNDS
Chicago Life Insurance Concero in
the Mine Lifht Shows That
Treasury lias Long Been
Chicago. Oct. 2. Individual bank
ruptcy proceeding were begun today
ngalnst E. I. Rosenfeld, manager o!
the Western Ufe Indemnity company
nlready the subject of much Investiga
tion en the art of several policy hold
ers, and If the new move meets wl
success. Rosen feld will be compellei
to testify concerning his interests In
the Western Life Indemnity company.
The Involuntary bankruptcy proceed
ing against Rosenfeld, individually,
was (lied In the Fnlted Suites distrh t
court by Attorney Salmon I.evlson for
the complainants, while Judge Kohl
saat In the United States circuit court
was hearing arguments by Attorney
Isaac Mayer, defending llosenfeld.
fleneral Moulton and the Insurance
company, ngainst an accounting, the
appointment of a receiver for the In
surance company and the reference of
the entire difficulty to a master in
Rosonfcld Branded ns Criminal.
Chicago, Oct. 2. It. I. Rosenfeld
general manager of the Western Lift
Indemnity company, was described a?
a trafficker for his own personal pro
ÍU and In utter disregard of the right:
of policy holders" in the Intervening
petition presented before Judge Kohl
aunt, In the federal court today. Ho.---enfold
Is charged with making $50,000
by his purchase of a contract as gen
eral manager, and the assets of the
company are set forth as vastly small
er than Its liabilities. The Security
J.lfe and Annuity company with which
It Is proposed to 'merge the Life in
demulty Is declared to be a "smud
concern which has not sufficient
Hlrength and financial ability to per
form the policy contracts of the In
The Intervening petition was drawn
liv liehnlf of Mrs. ldi Strattoii. widow
of James Stratum, of New Oilcan
who, It Is alleged, holds an unpad'
death certificate far J4.000 against the
The assets of the company are sel
down on the first of the year as $488.
flt)0 ami are wild to have dwindled urn
dor Hosenfeld's management until
they are now but $313.000.
The bill asserts that there are thou
sands of outstanding policies amount
ing In the aggregate to $13,000,000. II
submits that the assets of the com
pany are nowhere near sufficient ti
pay the liabilities. It asserts that since
May last, llosenfeld has rel'ralnei.
from sending to policyholders the cus
tomary monthly statement regarding
the condition of the mortuary fund.
"The proposed merger," says th
bill, "would mean the transfer of the
inembers and assets of the Western
Indemnity Life to llosenfeld."
It Is alleged that uti.ler the law the
Security and Annuity company has no
right to assume the contracts of the
Western Indemnity company and that
death claims under such a transfei
would be null and void.
Stead .May Now Take Charge.
Chicago, Oct. 2. William II. Stead
attorney general of Illinois, may now
take complete control of the Investiga
tlon In the affairs of the Western Lif
Indemnity Insurance company am
bring about a settlement which wil
be agreeable to the policy holder
While arguments for tho appolutrnen
of a receiver for the company, and fo;
mi accounting were In progress before
Judge C. (.'. Kohlsaat, in the 1'nltei
States circuit court today. Attorney
Walter W. Hawk, who represents a
number of alleged unpaid policies
declared that a movement is on fo.oi
whereby the policy holders and of ii
cials of the company will each plací
In the hands of the attorney, genera
all of the charges and lnfurmatloi;
concerning the company.
Two new intervening petitions were
presented before this action.
Company's Treasury F.nipty.
State Insurance Kxaminer Ptouts has
made his report on the condition of
the Western Life Indemnity company
t the close of business August 31.
The gross assets he found to be $374.
044 ; total liabilities and ' deductions
$151, 4C3; balance to protection con
OFFICIAL RFPORTS IXTRORl CKR
TO SHOW FAIXC STATF.MKXTS
" OF FORM Kit OITK'FH.
Chicago, Oct. 2. At the Carter
caso before Special Kxaminer Wyman
loilay, the government attorneys In
troduced ("plain Carter's official re
ports made to his superior officer, to
show that he was on duty In Savan
nah throughout the month of January,
1.VJ3. when as h matter of fact, he
was In New York January 1, 2, 3, 4, f.
Í. 7, 8. . 16, and 17.
"I was In New York on the days
mentioned but did not report the fact
In my official statement, although my
S'liierlor ofno'er knew I was absent
from my station;" replied Cuptain
Records weje produced showing
that Capla'n Carter disbursed $29,000
to the Atlantic Contracting company,
the Oaynor and Greene concern, In
New York, January 17, 1895. and that
subsequently $10,000 was deposited In
the Union Trust eomnany to the credit
of R. F. Westcott. This Is supposed to
icpresent Captain Carter's Interest of
one-third In the amount paid the con
tractors for government work In Sa
vaniiah harbor. Deposit aggregating
Ihii sum were Jm.-tde on January 11,
16, and 21. prior to Mr. Westcotfs de
nature for Kurope. A mass of othei
documentary evidence damaging to
the defendant was Introduced later to
refute the story told by Captain Car
ter that practically all the $600,000
found In his possession when arreisted.
he received from his father-in-law.
At the afternoon session evidence
was Introduced to show that Captain
Carter held the power of attorney foi
his father-in-law. while the latter was
traveling In Kurope. The defendant
was closely questioned in regard to his
financial transactions In New York on
lune 7. 1895, when Carter paid Gaynor
VA n":C'.,K- h:,-j,jijt on account. Hunk
' "r! ... ' : . uj ut; were exnihlteü to
show that the same day bis money
T".s paid to the f-.ntr.-,v;ors Captain
'Jarte:- deposited $S,C0O to the credit
rf his faihei-in-law's account In the
Union Trust company and also pur
chased $0.500 worth of bonds. Later
Carter deposited the Interest coupon?
of those bonds to the credit of his per
sonal bank account. Captain Carter
xplilned the transaction by saying he
was acting as financial agent for 15. K.
Westcott, hii father-in-law, and de
nied all connection between the pay--nent
made to Gaynor and Greene and.
'he bank depositors and bond pur
chases made in the name of Westcott
HYDE IIAMOllGIlT TO
" SELL EQUITABLE STOCK
XF.W COMPLICATION APPEARS IX.
TROl BI.F, THK (t)XTROL OF
New York. Oct. 2. The transfer of
the stock of the Kquitable Life Assur
mce society, from james H. Hyde to
Hiomns V. Ryan was attacked in an
imended plea filed Saturday with the
ittorneys of the society by counsel
e:resentinr Herbert O. Tull, of Phll
idelphia. Tull's suit was to determine
he ownership of the surplus of the
mrplus of the Kquitable society. Thr
imended plea states that) Mr. Hyl'
ould not give a good title of 502
hares of stock to Itynn. because It
was merely held In trust for bim until
he was 30 years old. which age he had
lot yet reached, thus It argues, Ryan
was unable to give a good title to stock
to the trustees. Gvover Cleveland, Jus-
Mce Morgan. J. O'Brien and vGeorgi
OXIY TIIF. FORMALITIFS RFMAIN
TO MAKE Tit EAT,' Y OF KARL
Stockholm, Oct. 2. After the king's
speech from the throne had been de
'ivered at the opening of the Riksdag
'oday, the government Introduced a
nation requesting the house to ap
prove a proposal that the arrang
nents entered Into between Sweden
i ml Norway should go into force from
date, which was left blank, when
Norway look similar action. As soon
s the Karlstiid agreement Is annc
loned by the Riksdag and the Storth
ng. the king will submit a proposal
uLhoi'lzing the dissolution of the un
on and conferring on his majesty full
lower to recogniae Norway as an inde
lendent state. When this is done the
re.uy of Karlstad will become blnd
SPRFAD IX SKVKRAI. CITIES BE
COMES t Al SE FOR Git AVE
Natchez, Miss., Oct. ' 2. -Today's
record shows a rapid spread of yellow
fever In the last twenty-four hours, as
dx new foci are listed on the local
map. One case is In "Factory P.ow."
which Is In the First ward, thus InOet
iug every one of the four wards of the
Ity. As the houses In "Factory
How" are close together. It Is feared
he disease will spread rapidly there.
New cases, 11.
New foci, 6.
Total cases to date, 10S.
Total foci, 33.
Deaths. 2 both negroes.
Total deaths. 7.
I'nder treatment, 30.
Mississippi Sit mil loll.
Jackson. Miss., (let. 2. The Missis
sippi yellow fever summary tonight. Is
Natchez Twelve new cases; two
Vickfburg Eelght new cases: one
New cases In county, eight.
1'ort Gibson Three new cases; one
Sixteen Xew Caen In Ylckslmrg.
Vlckshurg. Miss., Oct. 2. Sixteen
icw cases of yellow fever and one
leath were reported itp to 6 p. in.
Total cases, 1 15.
Under treatment. 61.
In Xew Orleiins.
New Orleans, Oct. 2. The yellow
fever report up to 6 p. m.;
New cases, 19.
Total to date, 3,024. '
Ieat lis, 2.
Total to date, 391.
New foci, C.
I'nder treatment, 204.
ASSOCIATION AXXOI XCES CERE
MOXY TU TAKE PLACE IX FAX
TON IX NOVEMItF.lt.
Clinton, Ohio, Oct. 2. The execu
tive committee of the McKlnley Mem
Trial association announced today that
ihe corner stone of the monument
would he laid November 16, by Justice
Day. The trustees of the association
are expected to be present, but there
will be no formal demonstration.
That will be reserved until the dedica
tion of the monument, when President
Roosevelt fyid other noted men are
expected to b present.
DFEI, WITH S WORDS ,
FOl'GHT IX PARIS
Paris, Oct. 2. A duel with
swords was fought today by Guy
de Cassagnae and M. Noulens,
member of tho chamber of depu-
ties. The latter was severely t
wounded In Die abdomen.
ANGRY MOB FORCES JUDGE
TO WITHDRAW HIS ORDER
People ofDenver Suburb
tbn é Slot Machinesnd Side With Town
yaú Court Attempts
Denver. Col.. 0-t. 2. The spectacle
of a member of me judiciary being
dragged about by a mob and forced to
rescind an oftklal order, ended a day
of turmoil today at Brighton. Col., the
county seat of Adams county, adjoin
ing the city litmus of Denver. A. II.
Guthtel, county judge, h:uled the
mayor, marshal and members of the
town board before him this morning
and delivered a lecture to them for
their alleged failure to enforce ordi
nances against gambling and Sunday
Iquor Rolling. Following this, he or
lered the sheriff and marshal to gath
er the slot machines in the town of
Brighton, and when they appetrvd
later with the report that they could
find only one. Judge Guthlel depu
tised two men to arrest them for con
tempt. In the meantime both the
liierlff and marshal disappeared. Tho
report of the judge's action concern
ing the two police ofl'u ers spread
through the town and caused much
Citizens began to gather on the
ANGRY GREEKS TEAR UP
Lábrifers on Rio Grande
Quit Work When Pay
Destroy Whole System
SJVcial to the Morning Journal.
Farmington. N. M.. Oct. 2. Yes
terday ecighty-five Greeks, who have
been employed by the Denver & Rio
Grande railroad in construction work
here on the Dura ngo-Varmington line,
were informed that their wages would
be reduced from two dollars to one
dollar and sixty cents per day. on
receipt of the news they all decided to
quit work. Today the auditor came
down to Flora Vista. where Ihe
Greeks were In camp, and paid them
off. After receiving their pay they
demanded passes, to return to Duran-
go. which were refused them. Tin-
Greeks at once began to teai' up the
track. The fact was telephoned to
Sheriff Vaui;lin at Fnrpdiig'.iui, and
also Sheriff Thompson at Durango. In
a short time Sheriff Vaughn had gath
ered twenty-seven deputies, armed
with Winchesters, and started on a
special train to Flora Vista, the scene
of the trouble. 4 A special from Dn-
rango brought Sheriff Thompson and
twenty deputies and representatives of
the Denver & Rio Grande railroad
company. Alter tne arrival oi umn
trains, un armed consultation wax
held and the representatives of th'
railroad tigreed to take the Greeks to
Du rango. The Greeks their refused
to go or allow the tracks to be re
paired unless they were granted
passes to Denver.
Bloodshed seemed Inevitable several
OMNIPRESENT PAT CROWE
NOW A PRISONER IN BUTTE
Butte. Mont., Oct. 2. Pat Crowe,
wanted by the Omaha police for the
kidnapping of the young son of the
millionaire packer. Cudahy, in 1900
was arrested In this city tonight
Crowe's Identification has bee.n made
complete through photographs sent to
the authorities by Omaha officers.
Crowe acknowledged he was the fugi
tive, becoming alarmed when he fear
ed tho authorities were going to shoot
him. Captain of Police McGrath and
Detective Mclnerney made the arrest
placing the muzzles of their revolvers
neainst ills stomach as he emerged
from a saloon In the tenderloin section
of the city. Crowe declared he would
return to Omaha without requisition
papers. He curbed bitterly at his ar
rest, expressing chagrin at his appre
hension in a town the size of Butte
where he. as he said, bad traveled the
world over and evaded capture In all
the large cities.
Bonaparte Says It's I'ulsc.
Washington, Oc'ober 2. Secretary
Bonaparte has written a letter con
cerning the campaign now in progress
in Maryland In which he characterizes
as fale ami ridiculous the stories cir
culated by the democrats as, to wnat
the republican party would do for ne
groes If entrusted with the power by
Sailors Make During; Rescue. '
Xew York. Oct. 2. A rescue which
the officers of the battleship Alabama
declare was one of the nind heroic
that has taken place In the navy In
many years, was effected by three sea
men of that battleship off province
town, Mass., Saturday. The man res
cued Ih Andrew Anderson, it sedman:
the rescuers are Edward Wagner.
William Brannon and It. V. Anderson.
Andrew Anderson was untangling the
battleshl.V anchor chains, when the
controller of the drum around which
TEN MILLIONS IN
New York, Oct. 2. The $10.000,
000 gift of John I. Rockefeller to the
ffetleml nduelitlnn hmii-a uhli'h u'HK
announced last June, wns paid to the
board by Mr. Rockefeller In cash to
day. In his letter of last June Mr.
Rockefeller announced that this gift
would be forthcoming on the 1st of
Favor Unrc strict?
to Escape on Engine.
streets, and fearing for hla persona
safety, Judge timhiel. boarded ;
Union Pacific freight engine a It wa
pulling a train slowly through lh
town. We ordered the engineer to un
couple the engine from the train. It I
said, and run to this city with hint
threatening legal a' turn unless the en
glneer complied with the order. Tic
latter refused to obey the demand
and while they were discussing tin
matter, a mob gathered around tin
engine and Judge Guthlel was dragged
froin the culi. He was told that hi
muí. rescind his order to arrest thi
sheriff and marshal, and upon bcinf
assured that lie had already dono so
the juriqe was released and allowed t
proceed to tills city on a passengei
Judge Guthlel has been at war al
most constantly with the other count)
officers since his administration be
gan about a year ago and has had
Ih'-se oftb lils nod members of the bat
before him time a'id time again oi.
the charge of contempt.
Line TillQ New Mexico
Is Cut ndThreaten to
Big Posse on Guard.
times during the conference, but at
seven o'clock tonight the Greeks
agreed to return to Duraiigo. and are
now on their way. They declare I hey
will tear up tin- line at Duraiigo II
passes to Denver are not furnished
tliein on their arrival there, ami more
trouble is expected there tomorrow.
The strikers held U the passenger
train for sit hours today on the Far-mlngtou-Dnrango
TRAIN HELD UP
BATTLE B.TWl FN TRAIN CREW
AND BANOIT I OI MHVS 111 OW
ING I P OF EXPRESS CAR. '
Scuttle, Wash.. Oct. 2. The casi
hound Great Northern passenger train
Icailng Seattle at K o'clock tonight,
was licld up by u gang of bandits ten
miles nut from lids city.
Hundreds of shots were exchanged
Ih'Iwccii the treln crew mid the rob
bei, and Hie express cue was blown
to pieces by three charges of dyna
mite. Sheriff Smith Is oiganl.hig II posse
to go to the scene.. No word es In
ulicihcr anyone was killed has been
the anchor chain was to be wound was
released. The anchor sank In twelve
fathoms of water and Anderson went
down with It. He managed to fre
himself, but when he arose he struck
the bottom of the ship. Captain Boed
er signalled for full s;ieed aster-n and
as the Alabama cleared the spot where
Anderson had gone down the form of
the sailor appeared on the water. Tho
three sailors pjunged Into the watel
and by heroic work managed to Hive
the unconscious man.
I pholds Dlglit-lloiir Law.
Beno, Ncv. Oct. 2. The supreme
court of Nevada today handed down
a de ision upholding theconntitutlonal
Ity of the eight-hour law. The law
was contested by fcvcrul of Ihe large
Cortelyoii Back In Harness.
Washington, Oct. 2. Postmaster
General Cortclyou concluded his an
nual vacation today and assumed
charge of affairs at the postoffke de
partment. Net Closlnjr on Gaynor and Greene.
Ottawa, (int., (let. 2. A warrant for
the extradition of John F. Gaynor and
B. V. Greene lias been signed by the
minister of justice and forwarded to
the lieutenant governor of the prov
ince of Quebec.
I.CW Death Rato In New A'orU.
Now York, Oct. 2. New York Cl'y
according to the report of the depart
ment of health. Is blessed with the
Invest death rate in more than an
hundred years. The ropnrt also 'nnv
more persons married and more blrtlv
recorded In the last six months than
In any previous l'ke period, l-'rc.u.
January 1st to June 50th, ttu d-.'m
rate diminished from 22. 4t to !!..:
as compared with the same period of
October In. cash or securities at hlh
M.tl,..i ait.l th,. ..null i'u turned nvir
in to the board today.
The $10,000.00 as delivered to the
executive committee of Ihe board
while In session by F. T. Gates, a rep
resentative or Rockefeller and also a
member of the committee.
T i nil y
LAO 1 1
Distinct Novelty in the Fi
DEPOSITORS SHARE ALL
PROFITS WITH STOCKHOLDESS
New Savings Insliluiion Carries Profit
Sharing Idea a Little Farther
Than Ever Before At
temped by a Bank.
Chicago Oct. 2. Chi cairo capitalists
.oday gave to the financial world
lometlilng ' claimed to be distinct l
lovcl, when they opened a new iinli
t lit Ion to tie known as the Mutua'
The new institution Is asserted to be
lie ilrst of its kind In the country.
liii ii. organised under existing law.
is a bank, and owned and operated
cy the stockholders, divides its prollb
equally with Its pavings depositors
The mutual proilt snaring plan uudei
which tlie new bank Is to he operated
contemplates sharing profits ciiiall
etween .stockholders and savings de
positors utter the usual guaranteed :
per cent semi-annual dividend ha
been paid to savings deixisitors and '
per cent has been distributed to the
stockholders. Tills protll sharing goe
to the point where, if at any time tin
nianugemciit of the bank desires U
carry uny' surplus out of the earning!
to the profit and lors account, it must
be done out of the stockholders' share
of the prolits and not from th.U of tin
JF.ROMF MAKFS C.U'STIC COM
MKX.T ON I.ATFST MOVF. IX PAT
RICK MI RDFR CASK.
Albany. N. Y Oct. 3. The cause
of Albeit T. Patrick, who since March
2, lliflJ, has been under conviction
for the murder of the aged millionaire
William Marsh Ulce In New Vovk Cil..'
in 19011, was again before the court ol
appeals today in an aspect as re
markable as any of the previous phas
es of the case, which throughout ha
been one of the most extraordinary in
the criminal history of this state.
Patrick's counsel, former Seuatm
David B. Hill, presented a brief In
support of b's mutton for a reargu
".ii'iit of the cn--i which Was decided
.I'.'abi.'t Patrick by the court last
lune ly a vole oí 4 lo ',. In the
course of this brief he points out that
i son of Judge John Clayton Gray,
one of the judges of the court of ap
peals, and one of those who voted
against t ho reversal of Patrick's con
viction, was assistant attorney of New
Vork county and participated In the
prosecution of Patrick.
Th- opposition brief of District At
torney Jerome, drawn. It is. said, b.v
the l.itc ex-Justice H. l.andon, a short
time before bis death, and liled by
Assistant District Attorney Howard
Gane, characterizes Senator Hill's
comment upon Judge Gray's partici
pation In the Judgment of the court,
is being Kiiih as "no degree of emi
nence In counsel could render respec
table." "The Miggcsllon that Judge Gray
violated the proprieties In taking part
In Hie case is as contemptible as It ii
impudent." the district attorney'
liiiMil'liug .1 apáñese Women.
Senile. Wash., Oct. 2. An organ
ized gang having Its headquarters In
this city, with agents in Sin Francisco,
and the various cities along Ihe coasi
of Japan, is believed by immigration
officers to be responsible for the large
number of women arriving on each
voyage of the vessels coming from
Yokohama and other ports.
In the past year the Japanese popu
lation of Seattle lias gradually grown
larger and Immigration ofllcers assert
that in the restricted district the in
crease among; Japanese women in
mates of questionable resorts has been
t'ullv 200 per cent.
The Immigration officers have learn
ed that a majority of the women are
i -unlnir here from California and the
Hawaiian Islands. in many towns
throughout the state Japanese women
ire now said to frequent cheap lodg
ing houses, something heretofore un
known. Dlptbccla at Xavnl Academy.
Washington. Oct. 2. Owing to the
presence of diphtheria at the naval
icademy at Annapolis, the naval au
thorities have extended the leave m
absence of the midshipmen of the fit k
second and third classes, now on leave
until October 7. The following state
ment on the subject was given out ai
the navy department:
"Owing to a few eases of diphtheria
In a mild form among the midship
men of tlie fourth class at the navai
academy and the nececslty of prepar
ing a niess hall for Ihore midshipmen
separate from that which will be useó
by the rest of the brigade, It has bee
found advisable and the secretary of
the navy has decided that the return
of the midshipmen to the naval acad
emy, now on leave, of the first, second
imi third classes shall he postponed
until October i.
iteiiint to Assiisslimtf Paliim
New York, Oct. 2. An attempt to
sKasslnate President Pulma "
lrownlng. has been made. According
to a'Havana dispatch to the Hera'd.
wedges were driven Into .he brht.f
over which- Palma passed In his spe
cial car in traveling to and from Ha
vana, being so arranged that If 'he
car struck them at the usual s;eed
It would have been thrown into the
water. Talma now drives fo ml
from his home, seven miles from th"
city, accompanied by secret service
TO SAVE BIG
Alameda's Engine Rooms
Now Full of Water.
WRECK ON GOLDEN GATE
ROCKS GOING TO PIECES
Much Freight Has Been Removed
But Engineers Fear the Loss
Will Still Be Very
Sin Francisco, Oal., Oct. 2. The
steamer Alameda's engine room Is 1111
3d with water and she Is Hooded be
tween decks. Kxpcrt divers have dis
covered that the vessel's dates bavi
ben torn away In many places and that
t will be Impossible for the pumps to
ivercnnie I tie inflow ol water.
The greatest injury sustained bv
Ihe Alameda' was at the point wheie
die first struck the nick. Since then
Ihe tides have redoubled the strain
ipon her plates and torn her bottom
'lopelessly. so that Ihe engines are at
last engulfed and the chances of res
ale are materially lessened.
It Is tlie opinion of experts who
llave examined tlie wreck that the Al
tineda w ill go to pieces in a shoi i
The freight that Is now being saven
is for the most part undamaged. Tin
forward hold h is been held clear oi
the water thus far and the underwrit
ers will be able to record a substantia!
living from this point. The after hold
Is for the most part 'submerged am1
the freight there may be a total loss.
Itlot in Woman's PMsou.
broke out today
tlon of one of
Get. 2. -Disorder:
in tile women's see
the political prison'
RF.I-ORTS FROM STORM SWI'P'I
PIIII.II'PIXF COAST (.ROW MORI:
Washington. Oct. 2 - In ryibloenni'
iYf but Mt' (be nr ñVpar'tmeni inda."
the governor general of fhe Philip,
pines gives the latest reports on the
disastrous storm that swept those Isl
in Is September 2ti. The dls iatih s iy?
th:l,t 2" men perished on the coast
guard cutter l.eyle and that tlie re
ports of the damage wrought by tin
storm are generally discouraging.
ONI! MOHK NTF.WIFK AVD
PASM'NGI- BS RFPORTF.D I.OS1
Manila. Oct. 2. The liiter-lslinu1
sicamor CaiitalKMiia. 11)07 fon-, a
sunk In tin- iivcnt typhoon oil' 'Ilea'
Island, one of the VIsciimiu group
Apparently II on board were lost.
She curried live Americans, on'
Spaniard und a crew of t7 men nui
The Island steamer Carmen Is us
reported lost. Details are lacking.
FMI'FROR COM KRS RANK
OF COI XT OX WliTF
St. Petersburg. Hit. 2. An Imperial
decree Issued today formally announc
hig the bestowal on M. VYittc of the
rank of count adds that the distinc
tion Is given "In recognition of hi;
services to the throne and fathcrlam'
and the admirable manner In which h'
discharged a task of Hie highest Im
portance to t lio stile and us a mart
of the special favor of tlie emperor.'
SF.VF.KF. COI.D WFATHFR
RF.GIXS IX MAXCIll RIA
Godzayadni, Manchuria, Oct. 2 -Severe
cold weather has set In. Troopv
ire demolishing fortifications, build
ings ami military bridges to obtalr
fuel, much of which will lie necessary
until the regiments can be transferrc1
to winter oiiarlers In the rear.
Ai l Tor Federal Building.
Washington, Oct. 2. The treasiir'
lepartnient has decided to spend H.'v
000 for J group of allegorical statue
is an additional-embellishment to thf
new federal building In Indianapolis.
Thai sum was left over from the ap
propriation for tlie structure, and ni
gnllallons were concluded today foi
Ihe purchase of the statues from J
Massey Khlnd, a New York sculptor
The figures are each twelve feet high
and made of Tennessee marble. The
represent art, peace, Justice and agri
culture. Rankin Ss Kellogg, of Philadelphia,
architects of the federal building seen
to have Initiated the movement result
lug In this Investment in sculpture,
and were supported by the Indiannpo
Milwaukee BiMMllcr on Grill.
Milwaukee, u.t, I. Thirty-eight In
dieted officials against whom Hit
hanging i 1 72 Indictments returned b
the last grand Jury, appeared beforr
Judge Hrastee In the municipal cour'
today, and made pleas of not gullt
in nearly every case. Several of th
defendants demanded Immediate trial
General Strike In Berlin.
Berlin, Oct. 2. Negotiations be
tween the electrical ' companies ami
their employes who sought higher
wnges were broken off today and a
general strike has been ordered for
tomorrow. Some employes of power
mil lighting works went on a sympa
thetic strike today. Half tho street
nrs, stopped. Troops have been or-
red to Merlin as precautionary
measure against violence.
AXOTJII R POIH F.MX SAYS
in: has pvr cRowF.
Butte, Mont.. Oct. 2. The x-
lice have Just arrested a man
whom Chief -of Police Mulljollnnd
declares Is Put Crowe, the slleged
kidnapper of the son of Cudahy,
the millionaire packer of Onmlia.
(Vow has relatives In Butte.
New Secretary of State
Takes the Oath.
LOIMIS EXPLAINS RECENT
Will Hold His Job a Fe w Days longer
to Make Details Plain- Presi
dent Back at
Washington. Oct. 2. Mr. Root to
day formally took up the important
duties of the office of the secretary of
state. He came early to the state de
partment as did Mr. Bacon, the new'
assistant secretary and presented Ihe
latter to Mr. l.oonus, the retiring as
sistant secretary. Naturally there wua
much for Mr. Goomls to discuss with,
Root and B-icon as neither of these
gentlemen had kept (lose watch otv
the recent developments in Interna
tional relations and It remained fot
the retiring officer to place them In
possession of u multitude of facts con-
, Halt AJI-Mk. DWMOMj
nected with important pending diplo
matic Lssues. n pioliably will require
nt least trto days time to complete the
turning over of this class of business
did consequently Itacon has not yet
taken the oatli of office In order not to
displace Iiomls officially.
M. JiiKserand. the French ambassa-
rf -r.pr-it -rrt ítTTr mft igTer-Tl7é,TeT
partmeiit by appointment about noon
and remaining with Hie secretary1 for
half an hour. His ptlntlpnl buslncM
was the presentation of the grave ti
me which has arisen between Franca
President Is Busy,
Washington, ct. 2. This wa
President Roosevelt's llist day In the
xecutlve office for fliree months and
he was busy from tlie moment of his
irrlval until the dose of fbe official
lay. The president received cordial
-oiitrratulatioiis on his line physical
ondlllon. He told several of his' call
rs that he never felt belter In his life,
lotwitlisfanding the bard work of the
Among the congressional callers on
the president was Senator Fulton, of
regon. Senator Fulton discussed with
tlie president some phases of the laud
fraud developments, but no statement
was made about the details of (lie In
CXBFRSTOOD PRFSIDITXT WANTS
TO TALK OVFR TIIRIvTF.XI.I)
-WTIIRACITF MIXK STHIKF.
New York, Oct. 2. John Mitchell,
iresidont ofMhe Fulled Mine Workers
arrived In this city today on his way to
.Vashingion to have an Interview with
It was understood that llm .,i-ouia,..,(
had sent for Mitchell to talk over ih
Mireateiu-d revivid of the trouble,
imong the miners In the anthracite
coal region and to see what steps are
to be taken to avert (he threatened
Mitchell, however, denied that he
was going to see the president on such
SMin.TFR MAGXATI.'H GUT TO
COLORADO STATF SCHOOL OF
MIXKS I XDI.lt WAY.
Golden. Col.. Ot t. 2. With the Im
;ires.slve ceremony of the Masonic fra
ternity, partli Ipated in by all of the
irand lodge ofllcers of the state, mid
ai the presem e of three thousand peo
ple, the cornerstone of Simon Guggen
heim hall, ihe new administration
iiulldlng at the Stale Si hool of Mines,
was successfully laid this afternoon.
Inside the copper case which was
caled up In the hollow of the stone,
were placed photograph, of Simon
iiiiggenhelm. ids wife and young son,
and tlie address delivered by Mr.
IcuMiis Frtsk for Hie Turk.
London, (let. 2. Ahmed Madrall.
the Turk, defeated Tom Jenkins, the
American wrestler, in two straight
falls here thla afternoon. The match
whli-h was ratch-as-catt h-can. was for
lüOl) a sldiC and a purse of fifi.
tne Turk, who Is both taller and
heavier than tHe American, had u 1 1
the advantage. He secured the first
fall In 1 minutos and 48 seconds, and
th second in 22 minutes and 46 sec
Ta ft Back In Washington.
Washington. Get. '. After an alí
seme of more Hun three months Sec
retary of War Tuft returned l Wash
ington af 3:2" o'clock this afternoon.
The secretary will treat of his tiin
(o the Philippines In hia annual report.
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