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ALBUQUERQUE MORNING JOURNAL.
CITY EDITION CITY EDITION nniTY-MCVKNTII YEAU. vol.. (MIX. N. 2.'. ALBUQUERQUE, NEW MEXICOJUESDAY, JANUARY 25, 197g Dully by Carrier or Mjk.ll. eo Month. Hlnlo Cuplea,&a MEXICANS ASK THAT AMERICAN CATTLE THIEVES BE PUNISHED THE WEATHER V ICATIli: II I'OI! F.CAST. Denver, Jan. 21. New Mexico: Cloudy with local snow eust. portion Tuesday night nr Wednesday; colder eust portion. 1-ocAli Vt:atiii:r itM'OKT. l''or twenty-four hours, ending at C p. m. yesterday: Maximum temperature, 01 degiv, -.; minimum, 24 degrees; inline. .IV de grees; temperature at 0 p. in., 4! de grees; south, vest wind' cie.i". Point to Promptness Which Carranza Authorities Visit Justice Upon Offend ers South of Rio Grande, lj. S. SOLDIER CHARGED WITH WANTON SHOOTING Conflicting Stories Regarding How Wound Was Inflicted Upon Alejandro Soto Near City of El Paso, CITY n.WK CI.F.AUIXGS. Yesterday $.'3,27 i. ;.s. 1PV HWKl JOURNAL aPIC'AL LtARIO '" t:i Paso. Tex.. Jan. 24. Gen. Gab riel promise of agrarian reforms was u prominent feature of the constitution alists platform. The embassy also was advised that the National Railways had effected a traffic agreement with lite Southern Pacific, railway for diversion of freight from Laredo and Fugle Pass and for use of Soul hern Pacific roll ing stock in the National lines. Stute department advices today from (iuanajuato announced that un active campaign against bandits had resulted in the capture of several bandit leaders. This was the, first indication received at the department lor several weeks that the rebels were (pirating in the state. PROPOSES ABOLITION OF ELECTORAL COLLEGE jV MORN. NO JOURNAL MC.AL L1ASCD W.t. Hi E SHIT OE MRS. MOHR GETS LAWYERS INTO ARGUMENT Legal Battle Over Technicali ties Precipitated When Al legations of Petition Are Offered in Evidence, DOCUMENTS EXCLUDED BY RULING OF COURT Noted Murder Trial Continues to Engage Attention of Rhode Island Jury; Attor neys Have Heated Discussion (V MORNIN4 JOURNAL aftCAL LCAtlO WIRI) Providence, K. I.. Jan. 24. The in- (V MORNINO JOURNAL CPCCIAL LXAflO WIRI) Washington, Jan. 24. Granting In- Washington, Jan. 24. Senator Nor- I ris, of .Nebraska, republican, today! 'introduced a constitutional amend-: Guvira, commandant of the I ar- ment to abolish the. electoral college, i trod net ion of the divorce petition of , dependence to the Philippine Islands ranzu garrison at Juarez, prosenieu iu" jt proposes that voters cant tneir ; xrs. Elizabeth F. Mohr against her tin not less than two years and not the American military authorities heru ballots as heretofore. The candidate 1 , . P k, , ,..,. i Imore than four year may be favored IY TURN OVER PHILIPPINES TO NATIVES WITHIN NEXT TI YEARS Hitchcock and Clarke Confer Witii President Regarding Program for Granting Inde pendence to Islanders, COLORADO SENATOR WANTS TO TURN LOOSE Borah and Thomas Agree That Best Thing for United States Is to Get Rid of Asiatic Possessions Quickly, INCOME TAX IS . HELD 110 BY UNITED STATES SUPREME COURT 2i,ioM, fifteen thousand seven hun dred and nlnet; $ io,oou-S 1 :,ooo, thlr-t-foiir thousand one hundred and lorly-oue; J5.0tni-$lu,ooo, one hun dred and twenty. seven thousand four bundled and forty-eight; $ t.Ot'0-lf.-OOii, sixty-six thousand fiv,. hundred and twenty-five; $3.ooo.$4,00,i, eighty, two thousand H.'vcn hundred and fifty-four. All Objections to Law Aie Swept Aside and Way Is! Opened for Raising Addi tional Revenue, CHIEF JUSTICE WHITE HANDS DOWN OPINION Sixteenth Amendment to Con-j stitution construed in Unan imous Decision of Far reaching Effect, today a request that a United States receiving a majority In a state would lie certified to congress to receive as many votes as the state, has senators and representatives. The house soldier named .Harrison be punished for hovlng fired on and wounded a Mexican civilian late Saturday nfter nnon. At the same time representa tions to 55. L. Cobb, United States cus toms collector here, were made that American cattle thleve.H were stealing case of no majority the house would cattle from Mexican owners south of elect a president from the three, can die border. A demand wan made that diddles receiving tin: higher number the thieves be apprehended and pun- of votes. i.i.ed. .Mexicans Ask Justice. The Mexican authorities made a point of this in view of the prompt punishment they meted out to the Du ran brothers. Mexican cattle thieve, who were executed yesterday for the murder of Hert Akers, an American husband, Dr. C, Franklin Mohr, In the trial of Mrs. Mohr and two ne groes, Cecil Drown and Henry Spell- man on charges of murdering the doc would pass upon the returns and the. t,,r, precipitated a legal battle today. candidate receiving a majority of tho state votes would be elected. In WANT GOVERNMENT TO BUY HAMMOND TORPEDO - - Jtcfor,. It was over, testimony Was produced that there was nothing In the records to Indicate that the di vorce suit was down for u hearing in September, 1915, although George i Healis, the doctor's chauffeur, who has turned state's evidence, had pre viously testified that Mrs. Mohr had .trillion's nppnrt. urged him and his alleged accomplices .Senator Hitch, by the Wilson administration, Sena tor I'lltohcock, chairman of the Philip pine committee, discussed with I'resl- Uient Wilson late today a provision to thai effect which Senator Clarke of Arkansas has introduced as an amend ment to the pending Philippnc bill After conferring with the president, Senator Hitchcock, while be would not say what the president had told him, indicated that it was prol able the ami ndment would have tin, ndmlnls- oek went IV MoAaNW JOURNAL ariCIAL LlAtlD WIRtl Washington. Jan. 21. Adoption of killed last Friday while seeking to the ncriai-cnmroiii a loipeuo niwiucu recover stolen cows ironi a rancn m the vicinity of San Lorenzo, a few miles below the boundary. Mexican authorities al Juarez said they hoped prompt action would be taken by the American authorities, as there was apparent in Juarez a pro nounced feeling resulting from the shooting- of the civilian. Alejandro ( Soto, by tho United Slates soldier,' Harrison, last Saturday. How Nolo Was Wounded. bv John Hays Hammond, Jr., was urged today by Secretary Garrison, Major General Scott and lirigudicr General Weaver, at Jin executive ses sion of the house fortifications sub committee. .Mr. Hammond also was present and explained the workings According to the Mexicans, Soto was, H h T A IN IN U I I U rULLUVV shot while aiding a carranza. sooner j to water some horses in the Hio: f...a.. -;,,-.,-A 1 ,-v luveyti-1 of the torpedo. The war department against her, and that th'Te bus been estimates contain a proposed appro- hearing on an equity suit filed by priatlon of $iH5,000 for putting tlie j Mih. Mohr to recover certain real es torpedo into use. Male from Dr. Mohr. matters could nave ueen to tho the night ofiwhito House at the request of Mr. htHt chance" I Wilson to discuss features of the Phil- before her suit came up for a hearing ipplne bill and the chances of ncc.ur "the first of next month." nig Us passage In the near future. This Information was given by Kd-1 The Clnrkc amendment would direct war, C. Knot, assistant clerk of the ,. president'' to Invite the co-op, ra superior court, who had handled the t,, (lf (n,, powers in a pledge to papers. In answer to questions put ' maintain the sovereignty nf the is to him by Attorney General Hlee, Mr. lands, and If such an agreement Hoot said that the divorce petition of ,.oul,l not lie reached, would authorize Mrs. Mohr had never b.'en heard, that li,lni , gunrnntec on behalf of the there had been no final disposition 'f, United state. alone the Independence Hie ,.'oniempi proceedings orougm.nf He is amis for a oerlod of lour I "And these ! put down for a hearing at any time. Ih.i , 1 1 Li'ii.te or tl. p., I tmUnil PRESIDENT'S MEETINGS . ,.,,0,, motion.- the wit- Collector Cobb reported to Washing Ion today that the Carranza authori ties were doing everything possible to; aid Americans. He was advised this; af;, -rroon that the Chihuahua state i officials were shipping to the border j $25,000 worth of silver bars belonging to the Yoipuvo Mining company, an American concern. The bars had been seized and prep arations were being made to mint tin-in into money. The bearing of Manuel Medinavi etia, formerly Villa's chief of staff, on his petition to re-enter the United Slates after he had been deported, was 'continued until tomorrow. lion, however, Mr. Knot admitted that there was nothing in the records to ; intimate that the divorce down for it hearing in 1 9 1 "1 President Wilson on his trip through Petition Is Head, the middle wcM to make speeches in j ,.s ji(ihr'i) p"tiliou w is read in as answer lo the president m prepared- ( evidence bv the attorney general ness. He said he would leave tor ,.arlier In tile da,v. In its amended .Lincoln, Neb., February -'0, to attend fonn ),,. a;kcd for separate mainte :a birthday dinner and would make a Maiio and charged the doctor with ifew speeches on his way, but that the . wrolll? doing in his relation with other trip would have no connection wit h ! Wonien and with the use of drugs, (that of the president. j An effort was also made bv the til- gation already mud by army olll eers on this side is said to have shown !..., u,... t...u ,,i A t-tii.ften i, torriiorv (II. IV "IW ' i ,, ...! :. I ul.iluini.1lt . T r...t1 mg he VrZtenUon of fldiowmg to use his own rifle when Harrison opened fire, shooting twelve times. A doubt was expressed also that Soto had been wounded. General i Gavira said that Soto's wound was superficial. Harrison is held in confinement. Chituiizu Men Aid AiihtUhiis. t MONIN JOURNAL aPKCIAL LtAKO WHCJ Miami, Fla., Jan. 34. William .T. statement 1 rs. Senators IMmu Amciidiiiciit. Senator Clai ke's amendment was the fnbjeet of an imiiiiiitcd discussion in the senate during Hie day. Sena tors itorith, republican, and Thomas, democrat, both expressed themselves as believing the good of the United States lay in cutting' off - from Hie Philippines us soon as Misiri)de. Senator Thomaa agreed Unit the' Is ROCKEFELLER PLAN DENOUNCED BY WALSH IBV UONNINa JOURNAL aPtCtAL LI ABC O W8 Indianapolis, Ind., Jan. -1. Dele Kates to the convention of the Culled Mine Workers of America lodav lis tened to an address by Flank P. Wats-h, liii.limau of the new commit tee on industrial relations, while he coin!, iiiued the Itockefeller plan lor deiilinu With the employes of Itie Colorado Fuel and In n company, heard V. 11. Manning, director of the federal bureau pf mines tell of Ihe progress untile toward making the ioal mines of the ('ailed stales more :nfe places to Work III, iind Ulliinl numsly adopted a resolution declar ing the i.nlon as oiiposeil to the ap pointment of former President Tal't as a member of Ihe supreme court of the United Slates to succeed tic late Justice Lamar. The committee on grievances and appeals also occupied sonic of tho attention of the convention. Wlih Ihe exception of one coming from Ihe Il linois district, the grievances were, of minor character. The Illinois case concerned the publication of a report exonerating Adolph (leiiucr of that stale, of alleged official misconduct in Col, rado. Pi.seusslon on tills mat- lar MORNINO JOUDNAL MC,AL LIAltO IMI l,.f took iu two liourM time hllll was AVashlngton, Jan. 24. -The Income, referred to the International evecu- tax was declared constitutional today live hoard for action during the life by the supremo court In a unanimous , f the convention. oeclslon which swept aside every con-, tendon against It and In the opinion of oongres: lonal leaders opened the way .for Increasing the rate on great for tunes to help pay for national defense. i Proposals are pending In congress to tax Incomes of more than $l,oou,- , 00 U as high us SO per cent. Leaders on all sides agree that mil of tho im - ! petus which the decision today Willi giv,. such proposals is likely to come I ;i definite movement to levy on the; revenues from great private fortunes i for some of the millions the govern ment must raise to carry out the army and navy in, Teases. j ! "The supreme eonrl's decision has absolutely unfettered thn Income tax us a source of revenue," said Itepro scnlatlve Hull, of Tennessee, author of Ihe law. "All doubt Is removed and congress Is left much freer to uct. I ; believe congress Will take advantage' of ihe opportunity lo amend the law materially. Without any unusual or unjust changes it eau be made to yield XI KS. 000. noil to $1:10,(10(1.000 a year as agaiiiHt $SS,000,000 or f'JO.ouO.OOO nl i present." ! ! PrcpHi-iug Amendments. GERMANY MAKES STILL FURTHER CONCESSIONS TO UNITED STATES Bernstorff Submits Another Proposal to Lansing De signed to Settle All Ques tions Regarding Lusitania, NEGOTIATIONS GUARDED WITH STRICT SECRECY Believed in Official Circles That Satisfactory - Conclu sion of Eight Months' Wrangle Is Now in Sight, "iiriA iaamto rvni iioinu amendments to carry the tax Incomes rMJU VVMNIO LAvjLUOIUIN below $;i,ooit and make graded in creases In the sur.tnxcH on Incomes exceeding $2'), duo n year. Ho, fur the problem of raising the revenue foi nallolial defense, nHlui;gli approached from many angles, has not beiu carried toward any d, finite solu- sult was , i. ,,i,.u .,.,. ,,i ,. ,.. ,. ,,ir.,r,iv. Hon. because with the constltiil ioital- Septcmber, .,. ,.,, t. -1 d,, not hclleve lliat if the ity of the income lax undecided ud- t'niteil Slates kenl Ihe Philinniiies for- minisl ration lenders were reluctant to ever with the sole inn them to t;ov,Tn we would succeed," he added, could, 1 do noi think then : . , i . . . .1 . .. .. . . f il.. Mliesuou oi loo IM III,- Mil, II ; . ."irf., ,.,. ,,,,v .....l .. uU,.r.l lay KoANisq journal arteiAL liaiid w,a Wssliington, Jan. 24, Germany hns submitted to the Unite,) states through Ambassailor von Iternatorff another The scale committee lo which has written proposal designed t bring been referred nil the ileniands sug- about a settlement of the conlroVersy gested by the local unions, will hold over the sinking of the steamship Lu lls first session probably tomorrow sltania, with a os of more than 100 night. I American lives. There were Indlca- ' Jtlons tonight that the document might Rllll n I M fl PHI I APQF ibring ton satisfactory ternilnntion ne- UUILUIUU VjULLMI OL 1 not im ,,ns which have been In prog- NOW MENACES YUMA oiu.,, m..ii,. i Although tho greatest secrecy sur i round the net ot billons, It was stated i,i,.,N,M.imMLo..n11.,i lonlght mi excellent aiilhorlty that i lima. Ariz., Jan. 24. The water Uermany finally lias agreed to fllml had completely reeded today from n.,h. f.ln ,hl, lPXt ,)t ,ht, agreement the business secllon of Yuma and the nny mention of Ihe morning Issued by greatest menace now apparently Is t. (jerman cmba-sv the dav tho Lu daiiger of collapse of several large htn silL.d m ,i-r last trip from buildings. The Candair,, hotel has MeW York. Mention of tills warning been condemned as unsafe, The )H understood to have been contained foundations of several stores uppcor u,,. hist proposal which was re. to le Reining. ;Jected after President Wllso had ciil- The body of Mayor Charles I'. fldered II. Moore, who died of heart failure dnr-j n K ftlso understood that Germany lug Ihe exelleuient soon after the lev- , left out her proposed general res och gave way, was taken to Klks hall, .ervnllou of ailmls.Mioii of wrong doing It was viewed by hundreds of resi-jon the part of the submarine tnm dents. Funeral arrangements will not 1 man, lor to which the L ulled States ob oe completed until after the arrival of .Jecled. relatives from other cities. j' Mention of the warning Is believed l io nave i.etm mosi oiijeeuonaoio to the udmlnliilratlon. . In effect ,lt as retarded mi ronvevlnu the Idea that HARFFIII I Y POrMinFRFfl no American lives would have been 1HnLr ULLT UUINIULnLU, hilll llm wlll.lltUK btM.n Wauls rrtH'dom of Sens, iar MONNiNa journal ac,AL LtAaco wiar, ,, , . , . , ,. , AVaM.niglon, .1,,,,. 24,-lf any of he!,, 1 J""!,, V""" U - ' ,, ,,,, , 1 1 1 i. u. bnt In Us Idlest Communication Gor- coiue to President. Wilson containing oriental exclusion features, they will be carefully considered by the stale j depurtinent in the light of existing! many makes some reference to it le ire to see the Unltod States take no tion hi regard to the questions mvolv- ELEEGO DACA IS NO ,'oi.n i i ak a i e i : WANTICI) IIV Washington. Jan. 24. Oetermina ln.ii to house his official family and congress where they Will be free from Hie influence of professional politi cians ami eanitalisls both native and I foreign, are unofficial reasons given ! bei-e for General Carranza's unwill-, iiiKiiess to set up the capital of his de t facto Din i.rnmi.H, I m med In t el V lit I iihcial dispatch to mohnino journal) Mcxie,, city. It is believed he will j El Paso, Tex., Jan. 24. The trial of j maintain the seat of government in aiElfego ISnca, the New Mexico attor-1 coiiiiiaratlvclv obscure town, until af- ney. for the murder of Celestino Uteroj t,-r senators iinrf ileiinlies have been i in this city on January 31, 1!H elect, d and have held their first ses-I called on for trial in the TI siun. The oresldelitial election will ' torney general to introduce Ihe doc- tor's cross petition. Hoth were offer led, the provision states, to see what I the mental attitude of Mrs. Mohr waa i toward her husband after be had I made certain allegations against her j In his cross petition for divorce. I i no hi giiiiicnis in.-ti eusiieu oeiween ; counsel were lengthy and heated. I Mrs. Mohr's lawyer said she had ! nothing to fear from disclosing the ! contents of the divorce papers, but, ho i objected to the statu asking a question as to whether Dr. Mohr's cross bill shows any time states at the date of the marriage. Jle charged the prose eutlng attorney with "attaching a sin ister meaning ' to his question. In Mrs. Mohr's petition she. says she was married "on or about May 15, 1H03." Tl... a.m... fin,,,,.. A 1...H. .4.... . .,, . r 11.- nil I iiim.i.v i:ai tnui u IMKIl uuv WlUOW Of ! "i11'"1" HM exhibits, leaving on record i ,UUllmr... .,!., ( I,. . . I i,,- Idl i II I'-'ll.T l,lllT n., till III MU Dead Man lakes OtanCI. !'" reading of original petition by Hi ; attorney general. NOW ON TRIAL DM MUHCH ' . "If w U any United Stales Involved. I, tie duly Is to let them go Just as soon as possible for the advantage and for the safely of the United States." Ing I he freedom of the sens. pose of cducat-. pbic,. too much dependence on it. '" treaties and foreign relations. I T'm German ami iismulor and Sucre themselves that "H decision the supreme court con- .,.,,, ,-, .. ,.,, tul'y Lansing probably will confer re-. l l t- x lev ,1 in I W'' about the bills a. the Viatel r- . """'"'J T 'T 7,' whli li the tax is levied, and gate ll ,,,,.,.., ,,,, ,,,,. ,..i . ,,ur,,il Ih ,;nl''. ,n"1 ,llp torpedoing of tho the broadest interpretation ,-osslbie, I' f " ' , . ' . l.iisllunU was an uct of roprlttl foi- rejecting suggestions to confine Its , ' ' V ,,!'V 'V.. V.r,.!.' ! Critlsh blockade of the German i'piiiiK in ivirrnu' ' hit f ip k nil 'n,t i'mfoi u (.i n , . . i.vi w as liiinoimced by Chief Justice White j " w,,lt t11'' president. A Un ,r. i irt , ri i irt Mon Fnpnc ltil'l niUuquuiLUU tviaii i uiio JI-,IJ' in El Paso for Killing of( Celestino Otero iTEXAS BREWERIES ARE TO BE FINED HEAVILY " " i rnirty-iourtn district court here this morning. Spec- not take place until alter election of a ; ial Judge Walter U. Howe presiding. O'-w congress. liuca appeared in the court room with Neither- ml. ui-iiB il a-imi'iil nor his attorneys. T. A. Falvey, Harris 'he Mexican embassv has received ! Walthal and K. 11. Klfers, "infirinution of retiorts that Car ran za will establish his capital at Do lores Hildago and officials express 1"u't that, the little town of fi.OOO will Hie place selected. At the en bassxy it i thoiiL-ht orobable the gov- i nment will renitiin at Oueretaro for ; selection of he Jury from the tsoiiiu time. i venire of thirty, draw n Inst Carranza has made no secret of his antipathy towards Mexico City, hav ing declared publicly that the resi ''Ols of the city should be punished f"r failure to support the revolution more earnesLlv. He and his adher- lle wore the coat in which he was clad at tno time of the shooting, and which he will doubtless introduce as evidence in his behalf. It shows a bullet hole, iinmediatelv across the stomach line. linen took ii livelv Interest in . - .. - . i v il hi nir i f Ml in il ri r i. HI. 'I- " 'n Wl,,.k '.(,,. contributing to politico! luiui e. jury was sworn in at tne anenio,,,, session and four witnesses for the state were put on the stand. The principal witness for the pros ecution this afternoon was Mrs. Otero, the wife of the murdered man. Sh" ''its regard the capital as the home of ; was on the stand w hen the session "Plenrm , i ....u ,h iwiliiicnl I .,,! ii.e ,-n...l ibis evening. Her testl- 'iii'ossphere there to,, reactionary for reorganization of the government. Further stens toward rehabilitation nr announced In dispatches to tho' J,,'xi,-,ni embassy Loday telling of the. establishment n( nn agrarian com- "minion ti effect restriction or com munal lands to municipalities, to "tody the tux law .with a view to formulating, a taxation system com eellinj owners i f large estates to cul tivate their land or sell them. A . , ,k .. ..ri..-. inonv, so far as miroou, -u noon", was to the effect that Haca de liberately killed her husband. Only thn iireliminaries were brought out tar mornino journal rrbcial LtAtiao wiaa ' Sulphur Springs, Tex., Jan. 24. An agreement was entered In district court here today in the brewery oust er suits brought by Attorney General j Looney by which all the seven de fendants, nave the Dallas Hruwimf j company, pleaded guilty, agreed to I pay penalties aggregating $270,000 , pay expenses and court costs and ulso to forfeit their c harters and aceept tun in.tuni-i.iuii restraining iiieiu iroui iviuiaiing me siaie unii-irusi laws aou campaign funds in the near Tiie state unnounced willingness to accept tho agreement but declared trial must go on and that tho luiRO mass of evidence gathered must be presented. The Dallas company will carry its ease, to the United Stales supreme court if necessary. G. 0. P. CANDIDATE TO BE BORN IN THE COMTI' and was unanimous. It wus rendered in the appeal of Frank It. Ilriishaber from the action of the New York fed-' u-nl court in refusing to unjoin the .Southern Pacific, of which I'.riiHhaber was a slot Kholiier, from paymg tne tav. The case raised substantially very point involved in all the five income lux cases before the court, l with the exception of the effect of tho prevision allowing mining corpora tions to make, a five point deduction annually from gross Income for fleple. tion of mines. This provision is re garded as being an amendment io the old corporation tux rather than u feature of the Income tax. New Ijiw Construed, The basic error of those who at tacked the iHlltulionality of the tax Chief Justice While held, Was in re garding tin; sixteenth amendment as empowering the Culled States to levy n direct tax without apportionment among the slates, according to popu lation. In substance tho court held ilvtt the sixteenth amendment had not j empowered the federal government to tav hornino journal anciAL LiAaao wiRti jlevy a, new tax but that "the whole Chicago, Jan. 24. "Preliminary j purpose of the. amendment wus to re- plans for the republican national con-'licvtt all income taxes from a eonsld vention to be held in Chicago at the I eriillon of the source w hence tho In- Collseum June 7 were approved today i com, , was derived." MEXICO TO TAKE Hilles Declares There Is No , body at Present Who Has Better Chance for Nomina tion Than Anybody Else, UP MUCH TillIE AT STOdlEN'S MEET Delegates to Big in El Paso All Prime- Argument Should Be Done Across Riv Steamer Montreal, Has Jan. Ciigino 24. A Trouble. mishap df- ...., it.. i .ri.n-'aerlb.d as slight engine trouble has o- utis an-, oo, 'V, leurred to the Allan line Me. i-rallv well known to those who fol- Poinerian on her steamship voyage HerusH the was -Atlantic from Queenstown and she is returning to mat port, according to an announcement made toduy by offi cials of the Canadian Pacific railroad. which controls the Allan line. lowed th,. trial of the conspiracy cuse I .ii Sinil,, Ke a few weeks ago. It to the effect that General Salazar had been secreted at Otero's home at Al buquerque, and that Manuel Vigil and Ilaca were to pay him for his serv- i :.. .1, ,,... t,f ihe Vfevlenn nf- i,v in m.v , l,, u,i, I,..!, i..u Ificer. Til- money was slow in com- " - ''" '" liiir-i. . . ... ., ,. flnl; was last t-eiwirteil n liiix lniy l..fi ing she said, and ne niui niuue "- --. - - ,ut.. ,, arties. lie was told Holt la nd. Me., for Glasgow on Janu- '... l-i i-s,. unit the matter would I "''y '2- h- probably H" -- ". , . . I IXltM i huMnke,, , are or. J Ills ne uiu. u,,,i SK.WTI". ion the day of the killing lie was d'- '"rigadier Generals Crozier and Ma- ' lil.erately inveigled to the place of the fn'l) discussed urmv reorgunizatlon shooting and put out of the way. hH,r mlliian- affair's committee. , Just how far the present witness lii,nrneil ni 4-4X n m. to noon, i will be allowed to testify is not cer- The Day in Congress was nol far out from oui-enstown on her return voy age when the accident happened. She has been in use as a Canadian trans port ship and a carrier of munitions. TUi'S(la ! tain. The defense j statement made. is fighting every iiocm:. ,;"iiii,)(.d debate on Shuck leford --.'' ii gl 0d roads bill. x'i'ilarA and naval affairs coii.mil "'' eoiulnurd hearings on the nn I!"0hI jfenfiP. A(JJfl,iirned t 5:15 p. m. to noon, Wauls National IhleiiM- Oum il. Washington. Jan. 24. A council of national defense, composed "f con gressmen a nd others to establish a definite pennant nt policy, was pro posed in a bill t,b,v by Representa tive ltrill. n, republican of Illinois. Who Warns to I" Mexico? Galveston. Tt-x.. Jan. 24. The Mex bun consulate here was notified to day that General Carranza had pro mulgated a decree which would re quire all persons entering Mexico to have at least $".0 in their posst ssion. This will apply to all toreixners en tering the country by boat or along Ihe American border, says (he dispatch. ty members ot Ihe sub-coilimltlee on arrangements of the national commit tee after a series of conferences with Kred W. Uphiim, chairman of Ihe lo cal committee. Under the sealing plans prepared by Julius Kioto, an architect, seats for 11,595 will be provided In the conven tion hall. Seven hundred more seals than were available four years ago will be provided by the erection of a mey-zanine floor. Republican national leaders who at tended tho meeting expressed thoi opinion that the convention would be open-minded and deliberative in the matter of naming a candidate for president. They indicated that they would favor any a valla hie com promise candidate excepting Colonel Roosevelt, and said they believed the delegates would be able to select a leader who would be satisfactory to every rlemeiil of the party. Nominee liiceetuiu. Charles D. 1 1 1 !b-s, chalini.'in of tiif republican national committee, ex pressed the sentiment of the party lenders wlx-n be said nobody kn,-wi who would be nominated but thi.t the cu.-oidti.. v'i old be "born in tile cel. veniiio, " At noon tin- cotiiiviiltee was enter-1 (allied by (lie Hamilton club tit u luncheon at which Chairman Hilles delivered an address In which h iril i' ized the administration of Presidenl I V ilsuii, and outlined features and b sues of the republican national cam linigii and predicted victory for tie Party next November. Those opposing the tax had urged that the sixteenth amendment provid ed thai Income "from whatever souri.'o derived," should be (axed without re gard to apportionment among the MuttM. They argued that the Cnder-wood-SlmmoiiH income tax provision bv reason of exemptions of certain In comes from taxation had not come 1 induce the g within the meaning of the amend- ! piesent. utlili lav MOM, UNO, JOUIIHAt BRICIAL IttAfclO iR(l Kl 1'uso, Tex., Jail. M. That the Mexican question is likely to occupy a conMiI'Mviblo Minic of ih of Un, American National convention which opens lure tomor row, was Indicated loday when the executive adjourned after a session behind closed doors. Information in Ihe hands of ihe livestock men con cerning c lit lens in northern Mex ico It was Mild M lo be transmitted lo Washington for um- In an effort to iiiiuenl lo change its P Ward the tin bill, -nt coast. Kxtreme regret again Is ex pressed that Americans lost their liven ilu the commission of the reprisal and I Germany freely offers reparation ill , the form of Indemnity. The attention of the United States Is called to the fact that such forms of reprisals have been discontinued ash the rcNull of negotiations with this government and to the fuel that broad assiirance-H for Ihe future have been I given. All discussions considered tni peifliious have been Mrlcken from thu proposal. Consideration of public opinion in tills country and in Germany wr said to have played an Important part In Hie drafting of thn document. Tin, German government Is under- p , , -Moon io lie most anxious in seme uw v.0nV0,l'!0ll inultor In a manner mutually sutlsfuc- rr v lory, it is sum. now ever, mat mo 1 0 1 i proposal now before the nilmliiistra- AI-w-uit M I Hon is considered to be final. Ger HLHJUl VV 'l C- I many Is said to hold that she lias gone r'as fur iu site possibly nn honorably I 'to meet the views of the United (States. i The negotiations are t rented as highly confidential in official and dip lomatic circles. Fur Unit reason It has not I ecu disclosed Just how fur attention Jim new proposal would go toward livestock finally settling the controversy, An plliulsltlc feeling seems lo prevail. ment. rcpuniie. Chief Justice White said the power j President Dwic.bl P. II, -aril, presiil of the federal government to levy uilj'il ' H'' cNcciitne commute,' meet Income tax had never been questioned. M"K on, I made ,, brief report of Ihe ( io i.l iotr nt lenulb fiiiin (be f:,i,,iiu in. work, of Hie year. Korty-two ineill- leome tax decisions of IS05 be (pjclared ' rs of the eoiuuilltee were present, iihe court then recognized the fact that ! Commlllce .Meetings, r tuxallon on income was In the nature I Dol ing Ihe afternoon there Were I of all excise entitled to be enforced as , '" etings of Hi ir-.iuii unless and until It wus concluded !' ing logethei i thai to enforce il would amount t IwccoiiipllHlilna the result which t h 1 . 1 1 1 1 ii -, , , i 1 1 1 us to apportionment of ,11-1 I rect laxnlloii was adopted to prevent, j I in which ens,, the duly would arise to I 'disregard the form and consider the, I Mibstamv alone and h nee subject III,'! NEWLANDS WOULD HAVE, RAILROADS REGULATED IBV HQNNIII1 inuilNAL tftCIAL LRAnao WIRBI W ashington, Jan. " I liailrund reg ulation rather . than government ownership was , iuinipioneil in ihe sen ate today by Senator Newiands", demo crat, in a speech urging adoption of bis resolution lo eieate a congresslon- jal etiininlltee to Investigate tile wholo I subject of I raiiHpoiiutlon legislation !!,,.- President Wilson suggested In his; iiiddress to congress. commute,', on mar- ' Under raihoad regulation," he t'jld llh similar commit-j t he senate, "we have secured a most lees appointed bv the 1 exas (.utile perfect railroad system with moro Kaisers' association, the Nat lomi I ! i-, nsona 1,1,. rates of freight and fa.r, Wo, 1 Growers' ii.SHoei.itlon to consider j t ban prevail elsewhere In the world, plans for securing more empiiitlon a.tj while there are Mill Imperfeellons to -various public .nark, -Is. be remedied, il is evident that govrrn- President lb aid tolgbt aiiiiou need i ment ownership elsewhere has not lb,- appointment of lite following cx-jcvolvd a t-vstcm at all cnmiiarable to tax to the regulation us to apportion-! cent l coioioitt'-e; jours." ment which otherwise us till excise' Join, P. Ki ndrick of Wyoming, j He opposed an amendment by Sen woiild not apply to it." chairman . 11. A. .bistro of Ca llfornia, ; - t - poi ah, republii-iin, to imiude ov- I n, tune Tax Ntathllos. i Kred T. Colter of Arizona. Victor Cul- 'eminent ownership In the invtsttga- According to last year's relui n lln-re . bery, n of New Mexico, Isaac liaer of.ti,,,,. were .'!.",7,r, 15 incomes sublet to th,. , Colorado. N. K. Parsns of t'lih. M.I Action on Ihe lesoliil lul, WHS le f mi ral Income tax. They were divjd-! '. Campbell of Kansas. C. Itrlle ; fcrred on insistence of Senator Xor cd as follows: j ,u' Texas. W. S. .M'-l'i ea ot Idaho, Dr. h is. republican. $l,(iofi,(ino or more, sixlv: J.'tOO.OOU- M. Wil-.,m "I W yoming. 1 1. M. , . .. $1,000,000, one luindrcil ami fourteen ;: I'himux-r or , n-egoii, I , l .ii.it ,.r . ! liio.ooo- iiOO.ooo, sixty nine: $:iOO,- J Michigan. It. I'. Her f Montana, , miiiO-J loll (Hill. mi.. Iiiiniln.ii ini.i fi.i-n- t M. Newman of iex.ts, ! 1, Would Tav High rvpi,.,l.v. Washington, Jan. 24- -Scliutoi l.ob inson of Arkmisas today, introduced a bill proposing a tax of two e,nt , proiind on all high explosives manu factured In the Cniled S'lates ai d , tax of ten per cent ad valorem on all implements of war, ranging from bay onets to battleship, It would not apply to materials for the Unil-jl States. seven; J.",o,0i,0-nuii,iMi0, one hundred land thirty: f joO.uoo-iZ.'Ai.Oiio, two bun died and tbirly-three; $lf,o.ono iSL'OO.ooo, four hundred und six; $100. ooo. $150. noo, one thousand one huu- t drd and eighty-nine; i Olio, one thousand five of Ni soul i br.-oli.i, W. I ,l.,li um, n of nil, Mis COLLIER IS SOLD FOR MORE-THAN EXPECTED liihl Labor Pill Alia, kcl. Washington, Jan. ;(.- A minority $75,000-1 loo,-j report on ihe Keating a ntl-chlld labor hundred und 'bill, attacking i'ic iiee-oie as iineei.- olie tix ; $:,il.0oo-$7,1,000, three thousand Istitut iona I, was in.,,' hundred ami sixty; lo,0f,o-$'i0.- ! house, .v majority today ihe e in muni,'. 000. lliri thousands one hundred and einluy-fue; $:,,,000-$(0,(i0a. six thou sand wild eight; $2."i,000.$30,0U0. five thousand four hundred and eighty three: :'((, 000-$:,, 000, eight thousand six hundred ami seventy-two; $15,ouO. approves lb," bill. Supreme Court 'lake- lUtesi. Washington, Jan. 2 4. The supreme court today announced u recess from January 31 to February 21. IBV MtlMNINO JOURNAL aRCCIAL LAarO rttRR) Wmdiluu-lon, Jan. 24. The old nival ,-olller .liolin. at Mure Island navy yard, was sold today to John llothschild of Sun Francisco for $2'-',.-2o0. more thin $l."i,i,U"0 over what the navy estimated she was worth. The bid was taken to reflect the shortage of ocean-going tonnage. .1. G Hilt ner, of Philadelphia, bid $i:,.2S7 for the old frigate Franklin used as a receiving ship until shJ sunk in the Norfolk navy yurd.