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MENTAL- DYNAMITE. SCORCHED BY COLORADO'S GRAND OLD GOVERNOR. Tell Why the Gambler. Thng, Frostl- tntes and Pimps Were Opposed to FopolUt Government Populism Frond at Her Enemies. The following letter by Got. Watte of Colorado explains itself and will well repay reading: EXECUTIVE CHAMBER, DENYEB. Dec. 1, 1894. "To the First National bank, Ameri can National bank; J. C. Mitchell, People's National bank; 8. N. Wood, J. H. Poole, T. - J. Zollars, secretary Colorado Building and Loan associa tion; John J. Huddart, the Denver Consolidated Electric company; the Appel Clothing company; the May Shoe and Clothing company, the v.Hn ner Bros, and Wright company; R. Douglas Crockery company.the Hnghcs A Kejth Plumbing and Chandelier 6omj3Shy; the Flanders Cry Goods company; the Parkinson & Wallace China company; Cordes, Feldhauser & Loftus Carpet company, the Roth Im porting company; F. E. Babcock, Gar son, Eerngood & Co.; E. B. & H. N. Lee, hatters; the Henry Bohm com pany; A. J. Woodside & Co.; II.' Bost wick; the George Tritch Hardware compay; the Leonard-Scheck Saddlery company; the Knight & Atmore com pany; the Brown- Hotel company; the Golden Eagle Dry Goods com pany; the M. Hyman Cigar and Im porting company; Schradsky, Bee Hive Shoe company; A. J. Stark and company.the Denver Consolidated Gas company, the Backus Heating com pany, the Albany hotel, the St James hotel, the Windsor hotel, the Mark ham hotel,the Denver Stove and Hard ware company, the Knight-Campbell Music company, Lewis, Son & Barrow, G. H. Braman, H. Z. Solomon, Gano & Co., the Denver onyx and marble com pany, T. W. Grommon, Western bank, a Eckles, W. B. FeikerandC. S. iiorey mercantile company: ''Gentlemen: Your petition bl Nov. 22, 1894, for the reopening of the gambling houses of Denver, addressed v to myself as governor, to the fire and police board and to the chief of police of this city, was duly received. To compel the gambling halls of Denver to remain closed is without doubt det rimental to some of the 'business in terests of Denver. Gamblers who are prevented from the practice of their profession, in coaseqoence, vacated buildings and parts of buildings occu pied as saloons and residences, which remain unrentcd, and a large amount of money is withheld from circulation that otherwise would tie 'expended by the gamblers in the purchase of neces saries and luxuries. To that extent the suppression of gambling has made hard times in Denver, and I have never hesitated to acknowledge my lull share o! responsibility for this re sult. It is no wonder itfhut'every gam bler in Denver, every pimp and prosti tute, every confidence man, bunco steerer, thief and bobo and every all night and Sunday liquor seller, li censed and onliceused, .joined the 're deemers'1 to redeem the 6tate from Populist misrule, and Juinishcd money, and men and women to colonize the city with fraudulent voters in the in terest of the republican party. The gamblers and the lewd women of Den- Ver had a grievance. ThePopulist state administration tad -injured their busi ness, had prevented them from loan ing capital for the promotion of busi- ness enterprises, and had reduced some "professionals" to actual pov erty, bmarung under a sense ol per sonal injury, the gamblers of Denver poured out their money like water for . political purposes, and resorted to any and all means, no matter how fraudu lent, to defeat at the late election the Populist state administration. "The Protestant religious element of this city, represented by its distin guished doctors of divinity, by the Y. M. C A. and the W. C T. U., protest against the protection -of the gambling business by the police, on the ground that gambling is immoral "My own action as governor was not upon any such consideration. Gambl ing is no more immoral in Donver than in Leadville or Aspen. The laws against gambling and lewdness should be executed at all cities alike, but it so happens that peculiar relations ex ist between the governor of the state and the city of Denver, which do not exist in any other locality. The gov ernor, by the law, has the power both to appoint and remove the board of police of Denver, and upon 1:1m, there lore rests the responsibility . of tne proper execution of tho law by the police. It is the misfortune of the gam blers of Denver whose open halls of business have been closed, and of the lewd women, whose profits have been curtailed by the shutting up of saloons at midnight and on Sundays, that their business is in violation of the law. Their only legal remedy is the repeal of the violated laws. Until such repeal, the present governor, the fire and police board and the chief of police of the city of Denver during the full term of their offices, will compel a compliance with the law. "The religious sentiment of Denver may be correct in opposing gambling and lewdns in the city, but they hare been exceedingly tardy in their mani festations. In the summer of 1893 the war of the governor of the state upon the gamblers commenced, in all pre ceding state administrations gambling had been practically licensed and pro tected by the police. No vigorous war ' has ever been waged against gambling by any governor of the state or fire and police boad. The present governor" found Messrs. Orr and Martin guilty of malfeasance in office in protecting in stead of prohibiting the gambling houses of the city and removed them according to law. The officers so re moved refused to vacate their offices, in the interest of the gamblers arose in insurrection and by aid of the sheriff's office took illegal and armed possession of the city hall. A district court, in the interest of the gamblers, enjoined the governor from the exer cise of his constitutional rights. The issue was sharply defined between the gamblers and the governor, who called out the Militia of the state to suppress insurrection. Now where was the clergy of Deuver. t.h v M C. A., the W. prohibitionists T. U. and the this fight? They were dead against the governor. The exceptions are so small and insignifi cant as to be unworthy of notice. The wealth and aristocracy of the city was a unit against tho governor. In many of the churches of Denver the elders and trustees actually voted down a motion to indorse the action of the police board. Even the most promi nent and influential members of the People's party assembled themselves together, called the governor before them, and implored him to withdraw his demand that his last appointees should take possession of the city hall, which was their legal right, and con sent that the matter should be left for the decision of the various courts, which practically meant that Orr and Martin should continue in office and the gam bling houses remain open. All this pressure was resisted by the governor, who contended that Orr and Martin had no legal authority after they were removed, and that the control of the police belonged to Mullins, Barns and Rogers. The Supreme court of the state, in its final decision, declared the possession of Orr and Martin illegal, and ordered them to vacate in favor of Mullins and Barnes, who were de clared entitled to legal possession, a-nd thus the Supreme court sustained the right of the governor to enforce the law. "But tho governor, tho fire Und police board and the chief of police stood alone. The saints, the pious women and the prohibitionists, who had for years been praying for the suppression of gambling houses and tippling houses, ihad no words of en couragement for those who had estab lished reform. 3-n the hard fight the governor bad been compelled to make in the courts, and by a resort to his constitutional rights as commander-in-chief of the stake militia, the entire re ligious sentimont of the city acting in harmony with the gamblers and lewu women, bad denounced the state ex ecutive as an anarchist, usurper and tyrant. "That the republicans in Denver were ii lcaguo with tho gamblers and lewd women :is indisputable. Aside from the statement of the gamblers themselves, who' tell the amounts they contributed, and the number of votes they colonized, is the fact that rarge pecuniary offal's were made to the People's parly to 'let up' on the gam blers, and the further fact that the gamblers have -always demanded and received a -consideration for their votes. When the republican press and preachers preached continually that tho Populist state 'administration had in jured the business of the state, and the only business injured was the gambling halls and houses of ill fame, when the county republican ticket was nomi nated im the interest of these 'injured classes,' who wers induced to vote the republican ticket on the promise that their injuries hou Id be redressed, it is rather late in the day, after the con sideration has ibeen fully paid, for the preachers to mow. maintain that the ar rangement snade -with their political co-laborers and bosom friends tho gamblers and Jewd women is off. Even L, who liftve had no 6mall exper ience as the etibject of personal and political ingratitude, stand appalled at such heartlinesa. But I do not think the 'G. O. P.' will betray its allies. The same sweet city eouncil who refused to use funds of the edty already in the treasury for public improvements, be cause the expenditure by law would have to be under control of a Populist board of public works, have cat down the police fund so that there is no money to pay tho police, and thus tho city authorities, unable to furnish suffi cient policemen to police the city, will be obliged to overlook the violations of the law, an opportunity the gamblers will gladly avail themselves of, and then the holy preachers of the city can hold a mass meeting and denounce the inefficiency of the Populist police. "In the publLshed account of the mass meeting on Friday evening last at the First Baptist church, the speak ers were all men of eminent distinc tion, great ability and no doubt ex perts in the subjects discussed. But none of then? made the least favorable referenee to those who had occasions 1 the reform they seemed so anxious to perpetrate. And this was well. The churches and conspicuous piety ol Denver had no part or lot in the mat ter. The reform was brought about not only without their help but in spite to their most bitter opposition, and fierce attempt to strike down the power of the governor at tha wry threshold of the reform. "In the days of Christ, the scribes and Pharisees' announced theHSoiToT God, as a breaker of the Sabbath, a winetaker and blasphemer. The strongest bulwark of American slav ery was the Christian church, although now that chattel slavery is abolished, none are so eloquent in denunciation of its wrongs as our most reverend doctors of divinity. Industrial slavery which threatens the humo,n race has no more strenuous supporters, and freedom no such dangerous foes as the salaried preachers, who have learned worldly wisdom from the fate of Christ, who preach smooth things to the people, who will not fight vested rights or combat ancient prejudices, never stir up strife or put father against son, or brother against brother, or husband against wife, and who in all probabil ity, will never be crucified. The churches of Denver opposed the Popu lists on account of their Sunday meet ings in the Coliseum, but one half oi all tho clergymen in the city, on the Sunday evening before eldction put in the full time in exhorting their par ishioners how to vote at the Tuesdcy electionl Who gave to tho ordained preachers a monopoly of Sabbath political instruction? "The Populist state administration, the fire and police board and the chief will continiie..to enforce the Populist policy to close public gambling houses and shut up whisky saloons on Sunday and after midnight, not In consequence of the rather late but loud outcries of the Denver doctors of divinity, tho Y M. C. A., the W. T. C. U., the prohibi tionists or any other class of people whatever, but because it is a duty im posed upon us by the law. Very respectfully, Davis H.'Waite " ' RAILROADS ALL RIGHT. The Wheat and Cotton Baiters Fay the Freight. " The New York Financial Chronicle, in its article on the general financial situation in the country at large, speaks of November earnings of some railroads in the northwest, and adds "southern and southwestern lines nearly all have done well and show considerable gains, the Missouri, Kan sas and Texas, with its increase of SI 17,8D4, being a conspicuous instance of this kind." Southern lines haaVrag 4 cent cotton and southwestern lines hauling 3 cent wheat, have all done well. They can show "considerable gains. There are some very "conspicuous instances," dont you know? Meanwhile, have the cotton raisers of theouth and wheat raisers of tho southwest been "doing well?" Have the farmers made any "consid erable gains," except -in wisdom? Are there any "conspicuous in stances" of wheat -and cotton raisers Increasing thoir incomes? ao remamtaoiy 'conspicuous in stances," eh? Didn't you know'that the panic and low prices don't hurt the railroads and banks? If it had, the "calamity howlers" of to-day would be bankers and railroad stockholders. They are getting along all right me wheat una -cotton raisers pay the freight 250 PER CENT INTEREST. How tbe Hanker Live on the Sweat Uncle Sam'i Face. of The following extract from a speech delivered by Hon. S. S. Marshall of Illinois in the lower house of congress in July, 1880, graphically depicts our present infamous national banking system: "An association oi gentlemen in an eastern state raised $.300,000 in cur rency. They went to the office of the register of the treasury and exchanged their currency for $300,000 in 6 percent gold bearing bonds. Then they went to the office of the comptroller of cur rency, in the same building, organized a national bank, deposited their 8300, 000 in bonds and received for their bank $270,000 in national currency. They had let the government have $30,000 in currency more than they nati received lor Dunking purposes and had on deposit $300,000 on which they received as interest from the gov ernment $18,000 .a year in gold (and ex empt from taxation). This was pretty good financiering, for those bankers to receive $13,000 a vear In ' gold on the $30,000 in currency which they had loaned the government But this is not the whole story. They had their bank made a public depository. They soon discovered that there wa seldom less than $1,000,000 of govern ment money deposited im their vaults. They did not like to sec this vast sum lie idle. They, therefore, took $1,000,. 000 of this government money and bought 81,000,000 of flve-twentv bends with it. In other words they loaned I 81,000,000 of the government's own money to the government, and de posited the bonds received in the vaults of their bank, on which they re ceived from tho ia:iie govcrnuitnt $00,000 a year in gold as interest Thu for the $30,000 in currency, which they originally loaned the government, they received annually in all $78,00C." ROYAL Had Her Doubt. She held herself so still to catch what he was muttering in his dreams that she hardly breathed. Mary" j'That's me," she thought to herself, as there was no occasion for her to think of any one else. "Mary must have a new wrap, even though I do have to take it out of the bookkeeper's salary. It's too bad, too. lie is the only support of a widowed mother." All was still again. She lay there and thought some more. "He's just as mean as he can be," she murmered. "I don't believe he was asleep at alL Foggs Are you the cashier of this bank? Shoenleather Yes, but I don't seem to place you. Foggs I'm the agent for the Live and Let Live Indemnity Company. For a small amount, we will guarantee that when you skip with the pro ceeds you won't be brought back. The poet he wrote to the editor a note with bated breath, "Oh, send me a check for my poem, sir, or I shall starve to death 1" The words the editor wrote back made him a drivelling wreck, "You now have starved to death, no doubt, and will not need a check." St Petir New Yorker, eh? I'll see about your case after I read a few minutes. Applicant Is it usual to keep peo ple waiting while you read a few minutes? St. Peter Only In the case of New Yorkers; I'm reading the minutes of the Lexow committee. Stranger (at Delmonico's entrance) Excuse me. Are you one of the wait ers? Millionaire Guess I om. I've been waiting half an hour far this storm to blow over, as I havn't got an um brella. (Exit stranger in confusion. Miss Weerie Shall you call tomorrow, Mr. Hangon? again Hangon (sagely) Tomorrow never comes, Miss Weerie. Miss Weerie Pardon me (glancing at the clock), but I think it has come. Mr. Callaspade What is there about legs that should lead people to avoid the subject? Miss De Muir I don't know unless it's stockings. Harvard btuaent is there no way of my getting the key of your heart? Miss Newhaven l m afraid not It has a Yale lock. She A woman's face is her fortune. lie And if not taken care of be- ;omes as quickly dissipated. Adrireeaee Waated. You no doubt have several friends c other States who might be induced to come West if properly approached, there may be one or two dozen of them. 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"Whenever a woman has the cheek to ask mo what ny ago is," slie explained, "1 always beam upon hor nnd suddenly e::cl;iim: 'Oh, my dear girl, I am a great deal older timn you are a wholo year at least. And then, bororo sac can lind tune or breath for another question I add: And, by the way, what is your exact ago, dear?' Tho womun, taken by surprise, lies heroically, of course, and consequently makes me out ut least five years younger than I wo'.ld havo dared to muKo uyself." After physicians hod Riven me up, t was saved by Piso's Cure. Ralph Ehif.o, Williamaport. Pa., Nov. 22 1H93. A financial Dlioanloo, Johnnie Fewscads Can you lend nio twenty dollars for a few days? Weary Friend Why don't you pjwn your watch? "Because it is a keepsake from my dear mother, and I don't like to part with it" "My money is a keepsake from my dear lather, and I don't like to part with it either." A Lout Opportunity. Miss Wabash How long have you been engaged? Miss Gotham Four years. 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