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Received
Higheit
Award
World's Pure
Food
Exposition
II
Commissioners Proceedings
(Continued from page 4.)
$1^ Kulland
6 Bryant
Albert Rot sul
Nor ben*
©le Felland
rs Dun bar
E Love
Vi vi«n O'Brien
Bfildnoss
Wte
^'rs O'Brien,
'Vivinn O'Brien
Lars Constadious
Tom Lucy
E Love
Tolltif Felland
E Jones
W Horn
A Johnson
A'bnrt Roessei
Theodore Dubbs
E Sullivan
iv
s*
On motion the reixirt of clerk of court for
fees collected for Dec. was approved.
•amotion'the application of •S. L. Whitlock
as Janitor for the ensuing year was accepted
and allowed at $85.00 per month.
Ou motion the following paters were dosig
•ated as the official papers of McLean county
Str the ensuing year.
_Washbnrn Leader, Wilton News, Underwood
Jliuer.
The following warrants wero caucelted by
•e Board of commissioners.
W Bixby No. 41:0 Dated Nor. 20190S.
Arthur Norherg, t.VB 4.10Aiu. 0 IMS.
*o«. Casey, MM 1.10 Oct. 101908.
A Lamb. 4«Hs 10J0 Nov. 17180K.
AC Banard, 457* 8J50 Aug. 4190S.
W
Oleasner.
rail iJSto
O Crocker.
Bantol Schnltz.
W Crocker,.
Chaa W Blunt.
I Haines.
SJacob Dahl,
leSaby,
aad Christ,
wk Christ,
John Schwartz.
Jted Christ,
Jae Bnires,
Jfilte Christ.
¥Fuirke.
Aug. 21904.
Wall, 7X0 Oct. 7 1«M.
valentine Meyers. 4s73 4JS0 Apr. 8 1MM.
Barbara Waif. .1152 70lOet.71M)«.
VbllliD Oahlriu. "AiS 00 Q*. S^IBO...
XHialwthOahlhqK9977 7.00OStvMMff.
FWMMS,
mi :JSOet. 8 1005.
AngnatOahlring, r#» 7.110 Oct. S1905.
JamebCharleswalt.'iSn 1.10 Joly, 81005.
Wilcox, to# 1.M July 61005.
:mi (MB Apr. 5 (005.
"081 1.10 At*. IS 1005.
S1JB Nor. B100T).
.'•KM 1.10 July 61005.
•%4 Oct. 81005.
'•!«". t.iOJaly, 81905.
•V.21
n.ai
Jan. 41005,.
M1TJ 2.01) Jan. 51905.
«m 2.00 Jan. 5 1905.
KM l.wreb.7190C.
4I12U WiO Jan. 51306.
«'-'0l 4.10 Jan. 51006.
tillti
-tM
Jan. 51906.
a»V*SUlt(?V« «*I1U VWIt W IMIOi
rs. Mike Christ, 117 Jan. 51006.
4.10 Jan. 51006.
«n«t Kraus. 7)24 20 Jan. 51906.
M. Alexius Hiisp. «tl22.»J* May 719116.
BavU Blackaiau. WW •.».« Jan. 12190«.
Mnhart Bam bae 624*i j^WFeb. 7 1006.
Mnit Bambacknwiti'
On motion
»jiil«»dered paid.
City of Washliurii. water r-T.it
,::
j.
a
the Board adjonrned to meet Kri-
day, Jan.
Sth at»o'clock
AM.
Friday Moniinc Session
Board met pursuaut adjournment: U1
laambaraitreseut:
Oa motfon'fhe following hoods wore npprov
rijw additional deioMtary bonds comity
Fir»t
National Bank. Wa^htmrn, N. ]. jjootju
VirstState
Seeonty
Bank, Uudnrwixal lOOOuOO
State Hank.
uderwood
On motion
8000.00
the folio« ius^ bills were allowed
fSl&sjjj&g
-IJ«Vries 6175
On
motion the follnwiiirf appoiotuienU were
MOO for rotMl overseers for tno eo^uing yoftr.
TwpAKgo
1504!t
1SI4*
149-150-87
1 4 9 6
im
149 82
14940
148-79
1 4 1
148*1
148^3
148-84
1474WA87
146 80
SqitBeUntau.
Anst Arodt. V'
I WaltenlwrKi
•enrv flolden,
joknulricb.
4
lNb9h«cll.-:Wt
Bvertsoii.
_»1 Bust,.
^.KnTorkelaOU,
ABFelland.
flottlllb Hmnmel.
"CM Condon,
.*WBUK,
4 8priairraey»r.
I'illllp MiUleidrr,- «hll
arr
aff'-fji-'/i.
CALUMET
00
•4 401
11 o0
13 50!ure
1«0()
On motion Board adjourned lo
meet. Jan. 4th at o'clock a in.
January 4: h. 1012.
Morning Session
Board met pursuant to n!j urn
Uient: All members pres^m
On motion the following bills
Were
allowed and ordered paid.
Mandan Merc Co. lumber
for jail 7 10
Thos Thoirpson Hdwe Co
iVIisc'l supplies 22 ~0
The Oakes Times, official
Estruy paper ."i 00
On motion Board adjourned to
meet at 2 o\ •ioek m.
Afternoon Session
All
Board met pursuant to adjournment:
aombnrs present.:
On motion. Wright was appointed Ctiaii
Mi of the Board of county commissioners for
the ensuing year.
On motion the following bills were allowed
and ordered paid.
Bismarck Tribune, blanks 1 05
®eo Robinson, mtlse furn Mrs Joe
Smith 2
IL~,
fiOF irbiw. medicine for poor, supplies 14
CO Forbes, exam, of blind patient 2 00
18 Knock, road work 8
On motion the bid of Walker Bros, ail I Hardy
•or furnishing supplies for the differeut offices
if McLean Co. court house for ensuing year
van accepted and bond to be furnished by said
«ompany in the amount of $l(i00.0u.
BAKING POWDfP
The wonder of bale-1
ine powders—Calumet.
Wonderful in its raising:
^powers its uniformity,
its never failing results, its
purity.
Wonderful in its economy.
It costs less than the high-pricc
trust brands, but it is worth as
much. It costs a trifle more than
the cheap and big can kinds—
it is worth more. But proves its
real economy in the baking.
Us* CALUMET-the Modern
Baking Powder.
At all Grocers.
Alport LunH)frtf, *JD 145-^3
JoeOtsuii. 3i» 14^1-81 & 8"
Pnti?r \Virs«. 145-80
Joliu Warner. 32 144-70
Dan Tj(mtrrun 144-81
J.tliii Allen, :H 144-83 & 84
Olo Win*?.
:0JC Wrialit, 30 143 8K
17 00 ^oar(' adjimniuil to meet at
o'clock M,
13 00 Afternoon Session
13 40 Hoard met pursuant to adjournment: All
r» '"''inbnrs present:
143 81
On motion the hi of Louise Klein for work
douf in Kijtf r.f rlcfrla ottlco was allowed.
Amount of hill hein/?
("ommis-iouer. Mackoy ottered the fol
lowing resolution and moved its adoption.
Kesolved. That, agreeable to the provisions of
111 scfuion iMOI. Revised Codes as amended by
I Se^.-ion Laws of 1911. Wright. E Funk
and Aug Johnson is hereby appointed as the
Audmng Committee for McLean County and
11
11 nu
t^rehy instructed to make a complete audit
VHr'ous
county otliccs of the county
1.1 Uw (luring the year IMS. That the compensation
1
4 40
committee is hereby fixed at $5.00 per
day.
v. Th»* «y««s and nays being called on the ad
11
tS()
option »f tin* foregoiug ro-olution, Commis-
1- Wright voted Aye. Commissioner,
JO Mackey voted Aye, and Commissioner, Berg
S) oO voted Aye.
On notion ih
llllolllLvi.
ful lowing resolution was
({esolution
Wlierens. the present mellioil piii/ned by the
coumy oilir-inls in purchasing supplies for the
\ariou-oH'ces. in thfi opinion of the eouuty,
com in i:-- loners iletrimental lo the host interests
of ilie Coumy, and «ooil iniiun»eincut siijL.'K'ests
thai a iiilcr'-nt method In, instituted.
I iicrelore lie it resolved by the hoard of conn,
ty eoiiiiiii-.-:o:i:'rs. that cacli ninl every connty
olli.-er ho mill he hereby i~ iripiired tn prepare
and present, to the Uoaii! of county commission
ers, a rsi|iiMi.ion fo supplies needed iu their
resperti VH o!l!i'es for a sjieeiHed timo to bo des
ignated therein, mid l.lmt no bills Tor sitppliey
will be passed upon or considered by the board
of comity ciniiinis-ioiiciunless iu accordance
with thisivsoiutioii.
On the adoption of the above resolution
("loirmau L). C. Wright voted aye: Commis,
-i cier Mackey voted aye and bouis Rewiuist,
i-omuiissiouer. voted aye.
On motion the hoard adjourned to meot Sat
uiday at!' o'eloek a. m.
Saturday. Jan. (tti. J!)12.
ISoard met pursuaut lo adjournment: All
uii'inbcrs pre.-eut.
Coiiniiissioner Ijoui.- Herwiuist offered the
followiug re.-olution and moved its adoption.
Whereas, it is deemed nccossary for the
prompt ami accurate disputch of business .in
the olliees of the county auditor, the county
treasurer and the registor of deeds, that depu
ties and clerks be employed therefore be it
Rosolvod. that the county auditor be and
hereby is authorized and empowered to appoint
and employ a deputy in his office the whole
year and that the salary of such deputy is here
by fixed at the rate of $83.33 per month for such
time as he is actually employed in the discharge
of his duties: that the county auditor is also
authorized to employ one clerk for the entire
year and an additional clerk for four months
of the year and that the salary of sucfc clerks
is fixed at the rate of $60 per month ftto» Mach
timo as they arc actually employed in the dis
charge of their duties iu the otlico of the county
auditor and be it further
Resolved, that lh county treasurer is given
the same assistance as provided herein for the
county auditor and on the samo condition aud
at the same salary aud bo it fnrthor
Resolved, that the rogister of deeds be au
thorised and empowered to employ a deputy
and four clerks during the entire year, or du
ring such times as: such clerks may be needed,
audthat the salary of Vita-h deputy and mrks
be the same as provided for the same service in
the office of the county auditor and that the
same conditions apply to such employes in the
office of the eonaty auditor's nod be it further
Resolved, that no other employes than herein
provided for be employed at the expense of the
county in the various offices unless specially pro
vided for by the board of county commissioners.
The ayes and nays boiug called on the adoi
.tiou of the foregoing resolution, Commissioner
Wright voted aye, Commissioner Mackey voted
aye and Commissioner Bergquist voted aye.
On motion the following bills wero allowed
and ordered paid:
Louis Bergquist, comm. & mileage ,^-ji J27,W»
L. Mackey, comm. ft mileage a».ao
S. C. Wright, comm. & mileage 27,50
On motion the application for abatement of
real property tax Jacob Wessner on the HV,
NWSi, N!4NE!4 ot Section 11-14843 was granted.
On motiou the board adjourned to meet on
Monday the 5th of February, 1912, at o'clock
p. ni.
rIK'''
AC'i-Z
14 40
Mans Holton Ji Sous, indse inll allowed at 24 00
Js HeinzeroUi. coroner caj» of Baruard
'-J Wright, Chairman.
Attest:
T. K. Thompson, Couuty Auditor. ..
Send Teadiers Here
Bismarck, N. D., Jan. 17.
Minnesota famishes more teachers
for North Dakota than any other
State, even exceeding the number
that is supplied by this state to
itself, according to the report of
the state snperintendent of public
instruction.
-t
Ont'of a total of 2^5 new* teach
era Rrantfcd certificates in six
months, ninety-eight were from
Minneapolis, North Dakota#'
plying seventy-one. The Moore
head normal school had Ihe larg
est number, twenty-six. St. Cloud
supplied seventeen, Winona four
teen and Manfcato twenty-one.•*.'
Iowa supplied thirty-two, Wis
consin twenty-five, Indiana sixteen,
South Dakota and Michigan
eleven each ot the new teachers
during the six month period
a
Mi Not Want Boaty.
There are some people who do
not need money or who have not
the time to cash a county warrant.
At the last session of the county
board a number of warrants were
cancelled, warrants that were is
sued over six years ago. The
names and amount of warrant are
published in this issue in the con
missioners proceedings.
Don't Be a Kicker
It is easier to kick than to praise.
It is Kiss task to tear down than to
build up. The kicker gets the
center of the stage, many times,
while the worker is ignored. In
the final analysis, however, the
fault-finder generally kicks him
self out, and finds that his friends
and everything else have vanished
and people realize how insignifi
cant he is. Tiiere is another feat
ure. That is one's conscience.
Building up—even if for some one
else—gives unsatisfaction. If you
havr a bunch to complain and
grumble, stop a moment: see what
you can propose or do which will
be better. Don't complain of
is. simply because it exists: but
support it—unless you jean con
viticu yourself and those around
ou that you have found somer
thing better.—Forum.
Has Large Flock
Those of the city who were here
several yoars ago will bf pleased
to learn that Rev. Humn. who held
the pastorate of the Mulliodist
Church uf this place in .11)09-10,
now has charge of the M. E
Church at Mott,-where he has a
large and properous field, Mr.
Hume merits this, for he is a nat
ural evaugalist: with a glad baud
fnr Ihe lowly: persoually seeking
out the •vrrdess aud thoughtless
otit's that most ministers pass up
and gating thaui interested and
in attendance at his church. On
the street or in the pool halls this
zealous man ol' God constantly
won the friendship and confidence
of tkese "boys,"' by a sincere inter
est in their travel on the open road.
Cultured, welt read, liberal minded
and affable., his friends here will
not wonder that be has a hundred
and twenty-five adult members in
his congregation at Mott.—Mc
Clnsky Gazette.
5,
Loca INews Jtii
The Benedict Banner gave the
bachelors in that villngf a Leap
year write-up. ,,
Mayor T. J. Haugeberg and A.
S. Reitan were business callers in
Bismarck this week
The weather contraut-s (o stay
cold but the average now. is only
20 below zero.
Col. Bryan disappointed a great
many by not appearing in Fargo
this week as per schedule.
Commissioner Mackey has gone
to 81. Louis on a business trip
and a visit with relatives. 1
Clarence Wallin returne«l yester
day from Mott where he has been
employed in the Pioneer Pree dur
ing the last six months.
ONE DOLLAR will start a
saving bank account- with First
National bank of Washburn, N.
Capital and surplus, 130,000'.
I. »J. Owens and family wish to
thank the many neighbors who so
kindly assisted them during the
long illness of Mrs. Owens.
For the encouragement of all
interested iu the Christian move
ments of the day, Rev. D. D.
Mitchell will take for-the theme
for his, sermon Sunday evening
"The Practical Methods Made
Use of by the Workers of Today,"
and mention some of the evidences
of success that have bg«n realized.
A
V-1 -r
Attorney R. Berndt, who i*
fell known in Washburo, has an
nounced himself as a candidate for
the office of he. states attorney of
Bu rleigh county on the republican
tieket.
If your children are subject to
attacks of croup, watch for the
first symptoms,-hoarseness. Give
Chamberlain's Cough Remedy as
soon as the child becomes hoarse
and the attack may be warded off.
For sale by ail dealers,
Mrs. A. R. Tabor, of Crider,
Mo., had been troubled with sick
headache for about five years,
when she begau taking Chamber
lain's Tablets. She has taken two
bottles of them and they have
cured her. Sick headache is caus
ed, by a disordered stomach for
which these tablets are especially
intended. Try them, get well and
stay well. Sold by all dealers.
J. A. Diesen has rented his farm
to Martin Peterson who will take
possession the last of March. Mr.
Diesen will at that time have a
sale of his horses and machinery
and leave the farm and move
either to Washburn or some near
by town.
The banquet given Wednesday
evening by the comuiercisl club
was we.ll attended by the citizens
of-Wash'turn.. It was given fur the
.benefit, of the bund aud a nice sum
was cleared. Several good speech
a wtm made after the banquet in
-which it was shown that the band
has the hearty support of all. The
band is composed of the most tal
ented young men of the city and
the music they furnish, anytime
requested, would be a credit to a
band from any city twice the size
of Washburn
CHICHESTER SPILLS
DIAMOND £t(Wm BRANDS
LADIES I
Asli yonr Urmcglst for CTIKIIE^TER'S
DIAMOND BRAND
GOLD metallic
Ribbon. TAEZ
DniexrUt and
DIAMOND BKAM) PIT.I.ii, for tw't:nty-fi?2
jrears regarded as Best, Safest. Always Rclialila
SOLD BY ALL DRUGGISTS
EVERYWHERE
TI.MK
T8IKU
WORTH
TRSl"Kr»
RUNDOWN, DISEASED
I "WORNOUT"
MEN
Young, Middle-Aed, Old.
WONDERFUL HA
CURES ^l
Not a Dollar
Need Bo Paid
Until Cured Hi
oar profearioMl Im
110for Mr diaeaM. It in
desire to prove oar
MM
.. .m_ to doubttal oaa«* Ner
blaiaMMM fin
IHMMH
Qaacral Debil­
ity, woiaovt, Bao dowa iron "ow work
•M eareleaao«M of koalth rvlea. Palo te
the bsek. Kidoey
M4Bladder
troablea. ot»-
•tractIon*. Rnptnr*
ealargeBefita. Vaticoee
vela* wtd VerieeM uleera PooratoBMta.
Beadaebe. Coated tongue. Skin aad Mood
dtaeaae. Utwuln. niee. Coida. Catarrh
aad eatarrkai dlMfeatgea Ceaeloegood
doctor-wfelie tbe oMioary doctor le ex
aeriaMatlag aad oiaUng afatakea we ae
eoaolM cure* Com aow aad sot oar
apcelal low oter Boat medhtlaes furnltbed
Iron oor own laboratorlee Ceaaoltatioo
treesadtlsirtMltf.vweiBmteaU, wrtt^
mm.
RciKtiKRi
mstitutc
Cor. rifll JaebMB SU-.
St. Peal.Mlaa.
Old aad BeUable-o»#r IWtte aea have
aaaliedlotbetefortreatBeat Wfey net yonr
Men (rear ai* part* of the eeaatry are
•eler to tbete apeeialats te te eared
An M»y and qulck way of dnppictg
,»il vh^n maktag mayomaise drmsing
is to cat a small groove In cacfa side
,of the cork in the olive bottle Tbe
iair will enter the groovo at the top
nd tore* the 41 oat of tbe lower
ole la slow,- «v«n dnvs. Lay tbe befe
tie on tbe tisble with the ebrk end pttb
JeotlBg .well ovor the edgs. Toa can
alt doti, and do your bea.tlc#, and the
oil will, coaia-aat vjast right.
Tomato RtlfAlt,
One peck ripe tomatoes., chopped
pnd drained over night 1B a hag. two
cupe chopped celery, two cups
chopped onions, three green peppers:
chopped,- one quart strong, vlnegarv
two pounds brown sugar, thrae «*bl»
spoonfuls salt, two tablespoonftds cin^
hkmon, two onnoes mustard seed,
Btlr all together well, bottle and seaL
No cooking,* Keeps any length ,*•-
Buttermilk Is the best thing |s
(lean Itfeolatfm and oilcloth. Just nop
it up With a soft cloth and- see the
ilirt taken off by the application, Milk
well robbed 'Into the wood atakea
-i
Vr-3'
Professional Cards ___
DR. M. H. SAWYER
PHYSICIAN
AKD
SURGEO^
Office in Hangeberg Block
Washburn, North Dakota
W.L.NUESSLE
ATTORNEY
AT
LAW
Otttce in Haugeberg Bloc 4
1 -v'
Washburn, North Dakota
COCHRANE C& TAYLOR
ATTORNEYS
AT
LAW
I
Bismarck, North Dakota4"
AUGUST E. JOHNSON
U. S. COMMISSIONER-
4. -v
Office Opposite Leader OHico
Washburn, North Dakota
J. E. NELSON
ATTORNEY
W
AT,LAW
Washburn North Dakotii
G. OLGEIRSON
,J"- ATTORNEY AT LAW"
Washburn, North Dakota
C. F. MAENNEL
ATTORNEY AT LAW
Ollice
8:1.1,
Residence
Telephone:
8
ii.
Washburn, North Dakota
ANDREW MILLER
ATTORNEY AT LAW
Practice iu Stateand Federal Court
Special attention to Trial Cases arid
U. S. Land OHice practice. Office over
First National Bank Building
Bismarck, North Dakota
J. A. HYLAND
.VS. ,?..'
ATTORNEY AT LAW VS
Real Estate and Insurance. Mouoy
-v to Loan on Real Estate and HOIIH
', steads. OHice in Haugeberg Blooi
Washburn, North Dakota
J.T.McCULLOCH
ATTORNEY AT LAW
Ollice is Opposite the Court Hon -f:
Washburn, North Dakota
BESSESEN C& BERRY
ATTORNEYS AT LAW
Harvey, North Dakola
H. R. BERNDT
Late Special Ai eut of tlieQnveru
ment Land Ollice. More than twelve
years1 experience in all branches of
the Land Department. Law. Land
OHice and Department Practice and
Real Estate. Contests are onr Speci
alty. First National Bank Block.
Bismarck. North Dakota
GEORGE P. GIBSON
ATTORNEY
AT
LAW
OHice next to the Leader ollice—phouc 11
Washburn. North Dakota
W. C. JERTSON
PUBLK AUSPtON«£R
Iamprena/cd cry -nlfn in lie
Lean and adjoining uuuniies i'ricc.
reasonablc. FVr term- write HH» sit
Washburn, North Dakota
UORTGAMK FOKKCLOSt'UK SALE
Notice is hereby given that that certain
mortgage, executed and delivered by Henry
Banch and Ronlna Bauch, his vifo, mortgagor!!,
to Owens A Kremor. mortKagea. dated Much
6tbt 1908 and filed for record In tbe office of tbe
resister of deeds of HoLean conntr oo tbo lOtb
day. of March 190H, and recorded in Book B-aO of
utoHgagas oo page 278, will be foreclosed fay a
sate of the. prwtibe-- in such mortgagv and.here-
Lean aad atate o? North Dakota oo the sttb day
of February
of
add
lpt.', at tbe hoar of o'eloek p. ID.
day to
satisfy
tbo
amonnt
mortgage oo
dne
the
npon
said
date of sale.
The premlaes described la aaid uortgago.oad
which will be sold to satisfy the same are those
certain premises situated in the coouty of
Mc­
Lean aad state of North Dakota and described
as fbllow8.t6 wit:
Sonth half 844)
of the
North
went
quarter
(flwM) of Section Twfnty Eight (28) Township
One Hundred and
Fifty (ISO)
North
of
Rango
^K^Ul'^wmlimorteogoou tlio date
of sale the
mm
of
One
Hundred
Fifty Seven
Dollar* aadKlghtyCents (SIS7J0.)
Dated at Rimirck.
North Dakota this Lith
day of Jannary1»I2. r'-'"
O A a
Miller AsCostellg,
AttoruaysforMort
BUmar^k, N.D.
County
irsl-and Hwnesteaders' lianiCH on tracts
wwM. bill*. swamp*, to ucreagei,, 2 yeara in,
preparing Handy and durable. Ordar NOW
Fills a Business Need!
Ti»^Vajfeeitagk la# Cs* Rocktal IB.
CORN-SEEDS
rifcl»Ml
Annual
THIiIbCatalog is- pow
IlLLftl ready and free for
of art and full ot good things:
.%NI Klsf Cora aa front eover.
WILL'S PIONEER SEED
pjt4
v|(lLh
vU*
BtSMARCK, NO. DAKOTA
BOY PROBABLY FATALI.Y HURT*!
IN BAYONET CHARGE.
8«v«ral Suffer Bullet Wounds
35 Armed Disturbers
Arretted.
11/
and
Lawrence, Mass., Jan. 17.—Bight
companies of state militia Including
one field battery, commanded by Col.
E. Leroy Sweetser, placed thevmill dis
trict of this city under martial law
after a day of rioting, due to the
strike of 45,000 operatives in the big
cotton and woolen mills. At least 15,
000 other operatives were thrown out
of work by the stopping of machinery
and the attacks on the mills by the.
strikers. Intone instance a company
•f militia, with fixed bayonets, charged
a mob, one boy being probably fatally
hurt. Thirty-five arrests of armed riot
ers were made during the day and a
few strikers and mill employes who
were defending the mill gates, suffered
bullet wounds.
A majority of the mills are expected
to reopen at once and the militia has
been instructed to use drastic meas
ures to prevent a repetition of the
outbreaks.
Although" the strike was originally
instituted in protest to a reduction
in pay because of the operation of
the new 54-hour law making the work
ing week two hours shorter, the strik
srs now declare that they will not re
turn without a 15 per cent increase
and other concessions, including
double pay for overtime work and the
abolition of the premium or bonus
system. This decision of the strikers
was made known at a conference be
tween strike leaders and members of
the city government.
As a result of the conference the
strikers were granted the use of the
city li«U for a mass meeting. It. was
also agreed that the strikers be allow
ed 'to place pickets about the ap
proaches to the mills today with the
understanding that any signs ot vio
lence on their part will be cause for
arrest. There were outbreaks in rapid
succession.
Judge Mahoney of the local court
held a night session. Twenty seven
rioters were placed on trial and lound
guilty. Three were sentenced to two
years in the house of correction and
Ltoe oilier 24 were given one year each.,.
MRS. SNEAD VANISHES
Texas Slayer Anxious to Leave State
—Boyce to Stay tn Canada.
Fort Worth, Jan. 17.—A new chap
ter in the Boyce-Snead feud began
when the wife of J. B. Snead was
taken mysteriously from a local sani
tarium to an unknown destination and
fior husband appeared for preliminary
hearing in Justice Simmons' court,
following the murder in the Metro- ..
liolitau hotel of A. G. Boyce. Sr.
Tbe two families, with an array of
attorneys and millions of dotldrs, are
now centering the light on the release
of Sneud oil bond. While he still pro
ferts jail to Port Worth streets, fear,
ing tor his safety,, the millionaire
banker and slayer hopes to get bail
that he mav leave the stul.e until his
trial begins. He does not want to
meet A. U. Boyce, Jr., wlto is still in
Winnipeg, families ol both sideB are
endeavoring to keep young Boyce
away from Texas.
When young Boyce's bitter denunci
ation of him at Winnipeg was read
to Snead in the county Jail the lat
ter showed no emotion. He said mere
ly: "1 loved my wife and they came
Jjetween us. Why did they do it? It
only caused heart rendlngB. 1 can't
holp what I did. Oh, well—."
In jail the millionaire prisoned^/
Snead, is confined wilb »Uiree otber
murderers, one of them -being a bar
tender who lulled a girl whom he be
trayed, and the other two being young
men who killed' a Jewish peddler re- ..:,
cently. lie has eaten the same rough
-fare and Slept on the same rough beds
given the other prisoners, making a
Striking contrast to them in bis stylish
clothes aud diamonds.
SHOttr PLACE TO^STAND
Msdison Square Garden Will Not Bp
... Tern Down.
New York, Jan. 1?.—Madison Square
Garden, the city'f largest show place,
which a-syndicate recently purchased
with the Idea of tearing It down and
replacing It with a modern office
building, will not he torn down. Sev
eral associations and a circus have
combined with a guaranteed rental
amounting to -about $875,000 a year.
In view of which the owners have:
agreed to let the building stand.
Persian Fires et American.
London, Jan. 17.—Major Bruce, aB
American attached to the geadarmia,
wa8fired upon wh)le pi oceedlng from
the barracks to his reBidsnfe says
a Teheran dispatch to u- London
Times. His assailant wa« concealed
iB a house. The bullet weat wide.
t.leut. MsGee Is Recovering.
"'Washington, Jan. IT.—-Lieut Hugh
M^Clee. .who was wounded in an en
gagement between United states
troops: and -Moros last week, is on
the road to recovery. On« bullet
struck him In the arm and the othsr
IB the shoulder.
Hartsell Toiedo Manager,
Toledo Ian -17.—Frederic Hartsell
was named by Presldent Charles Som
ers as manager of the Toledo (Amer
lean association) team the coming
season.,
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