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ftien ware sent to help the farmers, nnd
flfty more nre golng from Mlssoula. The lnnl Northern Pflclllo trnln brought Informnllon thnt tho town of Snlter.0 hnd caught llro beforo tho traln left ftt. Rpgis. ttcporlx of rienili". From all directions come reports nf deaths In the flnme!>. but thoy aro nol authentic, nnd It ls bollovod thero have not been many fatalities. Tho latest word from Wnllnce conflrms tho report thnt half tho clty Is flnfe. A telephone message from St. Regla. recelved ln Mlssonln nt 10 o'clock to nlght, ?ay? tho flre swopt down Mullan Guleh to-nlRht and cut ott tho towns of Deborgla nnd Henderson. 8t. Regls ls threntened. The flro at 10 o'clock ln only a mile from town. nnd ls approac.hlng rapldly. There have beon twenty dontha ln the flres in tho hills around Wallace. according to the ! forestry servlco * bullctln*, but no nttmes nre glven. Fires thnt have swept nround tho clty of Wallace are now worklng thelr way wp Canyon Creek toward Burke nnd eastwardly toward Mullan, but are not near enough to these towns to causo alarm. Inccndlarlcn n< Work. Washlngton, August 21.?Incendl arism la now believed to be responst ble In large measure for the spread _of the dovastnting forest flres in Ore? gon and the Northweat in which mil? llons of feet of valuable timber havo gone up ln smoke and milllons more nre threatened. Actlng Forestcr Albert F. Potter to nlght recelved advices from Supervls? or Buck at Medford. Ore.. statlng that the contlnued spreud of the flres ln Southern Oregon had revealed clearly the work of Incendlnrles. Mr. Potter would not discuss even infcrcntlaliy what mny be the purpose of the flre bugs, pendlng an ofllclal report. For? est rangors now are engaged ln round Ing up doflnlte evldence. Mr. Potter views wlth nnxiety thls particular feature of the situation, and Intlmated that it may be found neces? sary to call upon Governor Benson, of Oregon, through the Secretary ot War, for**ald from tho Oregon National Guard. As many Federal ..troops as possible are belng rushed on foot Into the burnlng reglons from nearby posts. Tho flres are now especially threat ening ln tho Crater Lake country of gouthern Oregon. Advlcos to-nlght In flctate that at leaBt 2,000,000 acres of timber aro In danger of belng swopt away. Supervlsor Buck reports that the situation at Medford, Ore., also .ia extremely crltlcnl, and there is littlo Ukellhood of extlngulahlng the flamea whlch In that region are spreadlng ?with tremendous speed. Situation Ia Crltlcnl. Butte, Mont., August 21.?A speclal Jrom Thompson Falls, Mont., says: "The fire situation hero ls alarmlng. Thompson Falls ls threatened by for? est flres. Portions of Bclltnap, White Flne. Noxon and Horon nre burnlng. and there ls a solid Une of flre from here to the Montana-ldaho boundary line. a dlstance of forty mlles. "Tho forest reserve haB approxt mately slx hundred men ln the fleld flghtlng flres, but thero ls no commun catlon wlth them. all wlres belng down." A Mlner speclal from Bozman says: "A dangerous flro la raglng under a high wind in tho Gallatln forest. seven mlles south of here. It has just crossed over Mount Ellls. and is now Invadlng some of the most valuable timber reglons in the forest The flre was started by sparks from a thresh? lng engine on tho ranch of Charles Herr. _._.?__--> ??It has progressed through the for? est at a rate of more thnn a mile an hour, and has heen so powerful that the flames have been vlslble for sev? erai hours at a dlstance of seven or eight mlles In dayllght. "Foreat Supervlsor Conklln has been calllng since 2 o'clock for a hundred men to fight the flro. but so far only thlrty-flvo have responded. They have been sent to the front." gprcndtng Rapldly. Spokane. Wash., August 21.?Forest flres are sprending rapldly ln the Pon d'Oreille country, and especially around "Newport, Wash. Reports reachlng here eay that tho clty itsolf is in flames, but thls cannot bo verifled. GoTernor to Tnke Chnrge. Helena, Mont., August 21.?Governor Norrls, who was with tho board of ' army engineers inspectlng recla matlon work, left the party at Great Falls and departed for Libby. where lt ls understood he wlll take personal command of the flre situation ln the re zona. ? ?''.'"'? . <;, ?,' >?" npynnd Control. Chicago, August 21.?A private dis? patch recelved in Chicago to-nlght eays the forest fires ln Idaho are bo yond control. The message was sent from Portland. Oregon, and was re? ceived by an offlcial of a Western ralroad compans*. It follows: "Forest fires are raging ln the Coeur d'Alene country, ln Northern Idaho. A considerable part of the town of Wal? lace was destroyed last nlght, lnclud? lng the Oregon RAllroad and Naviga tton Company's depot Wlres nro down nnd rellable Information ls not avall able." i F Flres Dylng Down. Spokane. Wash., August 31.?A Wal? lace, Idaho. special says that the wind has gone down and at 10 o'clock flres POISOff Bone Pains, Can cer, Scaly Slon, ;.:.. JiiDlei 8. B. B. Cureft Above Trouble., Also Eczoina and Rheumatism. Te.t B. Ii. 15. FREE! For twenty-flve years Botanle Blood Balra <B. B. B.), haa been curing yearly Uioub ands of sulterers from Primary,. Secondary or Tertlary Blood Poison, nnd all forms ol Blood and Skin Diseases, Cancer, Rhouma tUm and Eczema. We sollclt the most ob ?tlnato cases. becauso B. B. B. cures whert.. all else falls. If you have aches and palna ln Bones, Back or Jolnts, Mucub Patchcs la mouth, Boro Throat, Pimples, Cop.icr-Col ared Spots, Ulcers on any part of '.ho body, Hair or Eyebrows falllng out, Itching, wat. ary blUters or open humors, RtBlngs or pimple* of Eczema, Bolls, t_.wj.llln._a, Katlns Uores, tako B. B. B. lt kllls the poison, makes the blood puro and rich, completely changlng the entire body into a clean, liealthy condition, he*Ung every soro or pimple and stopping all aches. pains anu Itobjng, etvlng tho worst case ot Blood Poison, Rheumatism or Ecsema. BOTANT.C BLOOD BALM (11. B, u.), la pleasant and safe to take; composed ot pur. Botanle Ingredlents. It puriiies and .anrlches the blood. 't-'.: DRUQOIBTS. *l PER LARGE BOTTLE, Wlth directions for home cure. FB-HJ BLOOD CUKK COUrON. Thls ooupon cut from Tho Tlines-Dla patch. Rlchmond, is good for one sam? ple of Botanle Blood .Balm :.tailed free in plain package.' Cut out thls coupou nnd mail vo BLOOD BALM CO., At? lanta. Ga. State narne of troublo, If you know, Of course Men's Hats have to get In the bacltground oiftoms occaslons, but we were lately ln a New York crowd of 30, 000 hatted men. and we stud ied the hats and can duplicate any good hat ln the bunch because we have absolutely New York and London etyles. This week we've cut our prices ln half. <M&2g? around Wallace seem to have dled down. Tho blaze at Mullan la reported un? der control. A bnd blnze ls raglng above Burke, but wlll not rench the town. , Ten Bridges Burned. Butte. Mont., August 21.?Ten rall? road bridges of the Chicago, Mll waulcoe and Pugot Sound Rallroad to night nro roported burned in Western Montana. Traltlc on the line is tled up for the present Scatterlng reports In the nature of rumors indlcate that about olghty lives may have been lost in Western Montana, but thls ls Im? possible of verlflcatlon. DEATHTOYAHKEES. .Contlnued From Flrst Page.) ? Ing for days ln antlctpatlon of such a situation as hf now faces. Government Turned Over. New Orleans, August 21.?According to cable advices recolved hero to-nlght trom Managua, Jose Dolores Estrada. reported to have temporarlly rocelvod the relns of tho de facto government 3f Nlcaragua from Dr. Madriz, lsauod a proclamntlon to-day, turning over the government to thc revolutlonlsts. It Is believed that Juan Estrada, leader st tho Insurgent forces, will occupy tho presldency of the republlc. Rlotlng in Managua ls sald to have reached serlous proportlons, two deaths havlng already beon reported. Many aro departlng from the clty and se? rlous apprehension ls felt by Amorlcan .resldentR. The revolutionary forces woro reported lato to-day to bo about twelve mlles from Munugua. and were oxpectcd to shortly reach tho clty. ??? . _______ SIX MEN KILLED Meet Drnth When Frelght Trnlus Come Together. Northfleld. Vt., August 21.?Slx men wero killed. one was probably fatally injlired ind seven others wore badly hurt as tho result of a hcad-on colll? slon betwoen two frolght trains on tho Central Vermont Rnllroad at .Nortli Jlcld Falls. two mlles north of here to-day. All tho dead and injured t>o longed to the traln crews. The name o? only ono of th0 dead men could be learned. That was Wll? llam Brocklyn, conductor ot the south bound traln. Tho bodics of two others were taken from tho wreck, but wero so charred by the flre, whlch started after the two engines pilcd up, that they could not bc identltlcd. The other bodio3, it Is believed, woro Inelnerated. The nccldcnt occurred on the iriain line of tlie Central Vermont Road. One of the trains, conslstlng of an engine, tender and cabooso, was bound south, and the other train, a heavy freight of thirty-llvo or forty cars, was pro coedlng north. The englno and elght cars of tho heavler train were piled up on top of tho smallor traln, following th0 terriiio lmpuct. Immedlately tho wreokage caught flro nnd tho engine crew of the south-bound train was burned, as woro soveral of tho other trainrr.en. ABANDONS PULPIT FOR COMIC OPERA STAGE Chicago Pnstor Wlll Hereafter Slng to Aecompj-ij.ln.eut of DunclnK Chorua Glrln. Chicago, August 21.?Instead of fac lng a congregatlon ln Woodlawn, thc Rev. Dudloy C. Foshor, for three years pastor of the Rydor Memorial Unlver sallst Church, at Slxty-fourth Street and KImbark Avenue, wlU appeur in a theatro at Raclne, Wis., as an actor tn a tourlng company, playing a musl? cal comedy. He submltted hla reslgna? tlon to hls church, to take effect Au? gust 1. Thc clcrgyman gave no reasons for reslgnlng, except that hls salary of $1,200 was too low. Many of hls tlock dld not know to-day that. ho had "gone -?on the stago." Whon Mr. Fosher iippoars on the Raclne stago no wlll act the role of a collogo professor and wlll nlng to the danclng accompan'ment of rows of chorus glrls. It was his vocnl abllitlca that obt&lned the pusii'ofl PLANS AIRSHIP SERVICE Bultlmore-Washlngton Company WltU 91,000,000 Capltal, Pittsburg, August 21.?-Eight dlrlgi blo alrships were contracted for here whon the Unlted Alrships Company, of Baltimore, through its manager, Jean Belglano, slgned a contract wlth Cap? tain Robert C. Milman. The deal ln volves about $200,000, It ls planned to operate the dlrlglblos between Balti? more and Washlngton. Belgiano iias organized a $1,000,000 corporation t.o operate hls line. Mlll man was assoclated wlth Santos-Du mont and Jean Goudet, ot France, and has been worklng on air navigation projectB for twenty-two years. The diriglbles are to cost $25,000. and a bon us of $2,500 ls to bo paid for oach mile above thlrty mlles an hour, and . $1, 500 for oach mile above thlrty-flve mlles that thoy may develop in speed. The alrships wlll each carry sixteen passengers and wlll bo 220 feet long. COW GUARDS BODY 0F MISTRESS, A SUICIDE When Anlninl Falled to Come to llnrn. Son Flnds -lU'lher Dylng ln Fleld. Johnstown, Pa., August 21.?Quard ed by the famiiy cow as she lay dylng, Mrs. I* A. Lambert was found uncon boIoub ln a fleld near her horne, about two mlles from Wlndber, Somursot county. Beslde her wore jhloral and carbollc acid bottlos, hoth ompty. She dled at noon. Melancholln, duo to 1U :iobs, ls given aB the cause for the sui? cide, Hfir'*mly child, Irvln, agod sixteen years, notlced thls morning that tho cow had not come to tho barn fot mllklng, ihd ho startod to flnd th. animal. m'_ found tho cow Btandlng beslde the body of hls mother, whe had sllpped from lhe houso durlng thc nlght. COLONEL'TOMEET KING AK-SAR-BEN (Contlnued From Flrat Page.) the colonel?one whlch wlll manufac? ture tor hlm nomn origlnal emotlons out of whole cloth. All on I-uunll.)-. As ln many other secret ordnrs, all cnnuldates enter on an equallty just as they entered the world, wlthout money on thalr persona or tltles thttndorlng along aftor thelr names. Tho ."don" ls a huge bullding, cover? ing an entlre block. Under lt are nu? merous tunncls and mysterlcus cham? bers, Runnlng through thls tunnel la a ropo constantly ln motlon, draw? lng the candldates ln. ' The colonel wlll be requested by tawdry court offlcer to hang on to the rope. Once nhold of lt thete Is no turn? ing back. Hundreds Ih front wlll be rulllng?scores and scores behlnd push ing. Amid a babbloment o? strange nolscs tlie colonel wlll feel an emo tlon akin to th.so, he knew ln tho heat nnd the dust of tlie Great Plalns whon in the mldst of stampedlng cattlo. Down, doWn, down goes the Une un? dor the great den, the candldates emerglng In a chamber like the ante room of a Roman theatre. Here tho Imperial keeper of tho outer gate sepa lutoa tho wheat from the tires, "Many j thero nro who aro called, but few are chosen." Tho ox-Prcsldont and African hunter Ia one of thoso who wlll be* chosen that September night. And lt meuns somethlng." Placed on tho "top" of a mlnature world, where hla frlend Peary has been, Colonel Roosovelt wlll feel the earth begln to revolve on Its axla. 'Aa lt approachea the oquatorlal suns, the force of gravltatlon ls removed, and tho colonel shoot8 off Into epace to? wards the mllky way, plcklng hlmself up a dozen yards off, ready for tho next rldo. A StreniioUH Rlde. Thls tlme St wlll be in an automobile. Taklng hls place ln the machlne at dusk, Colonel Roosevelt wlll not know Juat who hla travellng companlons aro until he reaches the Ught. He wlll then discover that Instead of the dls tlnguishod men who voluntoored to ac company hlm, ne ls rldlng about lhe great hall on a oplral speedway wlth slx wax flgures of beautlful women acconipanylng him. The crowd cheers and tho accidents begln as though the "scoot" wagon had been frlghtened. One by one the colonel's beautttul com panlor.a aro tossed mysterloualy from the automoblle, tho last one leaving juat beforo lhe exploslon whlch wrocks tho machlne and leaves the strenuous ono slttlng on a great plle of hay .flth | thousands cheerlng hlm for tho bravery he has shown. It's mfire funny than "doing" the thlngs at Coney Island, and Colonel Roosevelt's _ea legs wlll be tested ov Samaon's old boat. Ho wlll be pushed from the sea craft by a plrate and .1 great sliark will grab hlm. Thls inltlatlon is punctuated wlth many other surprlsos. All candldates ore treated alike, and the Inltlatlon closes with compellng tho novicea to sit quietly through a performanco of "Halley'8 Comet," a comic opera of no mean standing, staged by a com? pany of 100 actors. Following tho close of the Inltlatlon. Colonel Roosovelt wlll be portnittod to speak to tho company; asked to glvo hla itrpressions of Nebraska, of Omaha and of the organization into whlch he haa juat been Inltiated. All these "Im? presslons" aro recorded, and ln thla way Nebraska has a bcok full of good things which havo .boen said about the State and the klngs of Ak-sar-ben. by every ono from XV. J. Bryan to James J. Jeffries. IluinoM of Plot. Lisbon, August 21.?(by way of forntler).?The newspapers to-day print alarmlng reporta of an alleged plot of the clerlcal party for tho overthrow of the Portuguose government and tho establlshment of a mllltary dlotator shlp. GIRL MAKES JAILBIRDS LOAF Shc Wlll Be Warncd to Stop FllrUog Wlth Dcfenaeleas PrlNonera. Tronton, N. J., August 21.?George O. Osborne, head keeper of the State Prison, has complalned that a pretty young woman who resldes opposito tho Institution flirts with the prlson? ers in the shirt-maklng shop and hln ders thom in thelr work. According ' to tho prison authorities, tho glrl slts all day ln a rocker on the front porch Corns Don't Hurt A Bit Tlred, Ailing"; Swollen, Smelly, Sweaty Feet, Corns, Callouses and Euaions, TIZ Cures Rlght Off. fl-^?-? Say good-bye to your corns the very first time you use TIZ. You will never know you have a corn, bunion or callous, or sweaty, tired, swollen, aching feet any more. It's just wonderful the way the pain vanishes. Rub the corn?hammer tt with your fist if you wish?no more pain after TIZ than if there had never been a blemish on your feet. Doesn't that sound good to you? Doesn't it? Then read this: "Tho corns on elther of my tocs 1 were as large as the tablets you make to cure them. To-day there ls no sign of corns on elther foot and no sorenoss. It*s an up-to-date God sencl."?Sam A. Hoover, Progress, N*c* Just use TIZ. Its not like anything else for the purpose you-e.ver heard of. It's the only foot remedy ever giade which acts ot*i tho principle of drawing out all the' poisonous exudations which cause sore feet. Powders and other reme? dies merely clog up the pores. TIZ cleans them out and keeps them clean. It works right off. You will feel better the very first time it's used. Use it a week and you can forget you ever had sore feet. There is nothing on earth that can com pare with it. TIZ is for sale at all drug gists, 25 cents per box, or direct, if vou wish, from Waiter Luther Dodge & Co., Chicago, 111. A CABLE ADtVEttV DAY Insure your Piano against prema turo old age1 and "tho jangles" by arranging wlth the Cable Factory Repalr Department to keep tuncd and ln good order. We do not shlp your piano out of Richmond. Our workmen know what to do and how to do.lt, because they are factory workmen, and there? fore wlll render piano builders* expert servlce. fflhUTimo Pjo. Mad. 2734. 213 E. Broad. of her home, amlllng at tho prlsoners. There are 15. convicts In that ahop, and the atructure ts arranged ao that thoy can see the streot. Certaln of the more hardened prlsoners mako all sorts of endeavors to "catch a smile," wavlng thoir hands at tho young wo? man and dolng othor thinga that pre? vent progresa in the work of the shop. The pollce wlll warn the glrl sho wlll havo to cease attractlng the at? tentlon of the prlsoners, and if she doea not obey court action may fol? low. TEETH THREATEN EYE I-lemorcd by Dllllcult Stirgery When They Grow Backward. Denver, August 21.?Owing to the fact that three of her tooth grow back Into her head, and threatened her oyo alght, lt was necessary to perform an unusual aurglcai operatlon on Mra. John T. Eatelle. By openlng the upper part of tho face tho teeth were re? moved The operatlon was a dellcato one, as there waa danger that elther the eye or tho nose would be Injured, but lt was auccessfully performed and pres? ent indicatlons nre that tho patlent wlll recover. Cases of teeth growlng backward Into the head are unusual and a puz ale to sclcntlsta. The surgeon who performed tho operatlon on Mrs. Es telle says the greatest dlfficulty ls in maklng tho correct dlagnosls, aa the cases are rare, and fow doctors ever discover one. There waa no danger that the teeth would grow back far enough to come In contact wlth tho eye, but tho danger from a mallgnant growth that would lmpair the sight mado the operation imperatlve. J.OYAI. order of moose MEETS VS BALTIMORE Baltimore, Md.. Auguat 21.?Tho Loyal Order of Mooae wlll aaaembl-e here to-morrow for ita twenty-second annual conventlon, the most important leading membera of the order declare, slnco ita organization. Ono of the prlnclpal questions upon whlch flnal action is expected at thls meeting is tho proposal to refuse the admission of saloon-keepera to the or? dor, whlch is involved ln the revlslon of the quallilcatlon for momberahip. Another important matter will be the acceptancc of tho $150,000 homo and tract ot land offered as a glft by the city of Muncie. Ind. The order -will establiah thore a trade and Industrlal achool for boya and glrla and a home for Indlgcnt members, thelr wlves and other dependents. There wlll bo about 1,500 delegates ln attendance upon the conventlon: wlll contlnuo for four days, and the occasion has drawn severai thousand vlsltora to the clty. For thelr enter? talnment many forma of amusement have beon provided by the local lodge. ?-. . HUSBAND CHAHGED WITH < l-.flNIXG WIFE TO DEATH. Macon, Ga., August 21.?lAlma Wal? ker, aged twenty-ftve years, lles dead af her home severai mlles from hero to-day, fearfully burned on tho body, while hor husband, ?Wllllam Walker, aged forty, ls ln Jail here charged wlth havlng poured gaaolene on her while she was touching a match to start a flre ln her kitchen stove thls mornlng. According to the evidence of a negro woman who helped to attend the vlc tlm beforo hor death, the dylng wo? man, polntlng to her husband, repeat edly crled: "Will dld tt?ho did lf * ' The coroner wa3 summoned, and, accompanled by two deputy shorlfta, arrived at the scene of tho tragedy early ln the ftftornoon. Walker sub? mltted to arrest peacpfully, declarlng that the woman dld lt herself acct dentally whllo stlraulatlng tho flre wlth kerosene. According to nelgn bors, Walker, as soon 'as hls wlie's clothing burst into flames, rushed for help, leaving her acreamlng on tho floor. JAGO WEDS CHICAGO HEIRESS Hotel Clerk Mnrrlea May Palmer, Nlecc of AK__nntler McDonald. Cinclnnati, Auguat 21.?Frank Al. Jago, chlef clerk of the Slnton Hotel. marrled Miss May Palmer, favorlte nleoo of Alexandor' McDonald,. million alre oll rnan. / The marrlage was performed ln the homo of the brlde's parents, ln Auburn Avenuo, Mount Auburn, by the Rev Benjamln Hypos. It was a great sur? prlse to .Tago's many frlends, noiie of whom had been taken Into hls conil donce. .lago ancl Wb brlde left town after the eeromonv for Chicago arid Duluth. They wlll take t. lake trlp before returnlng. Jago Is one of the most wldely known hotel men ln the coun? try. .Before comlng to Cinclnnatl ho was chlef clerk of the Holland House. Now York, and was wlth other New York hotels. He Ia a native of Devon shlre, EngTand. -?-. 11 co_VFini_:x'r that CHO_,BnA EPIBEMIC IS ABATINQ. . ____? Barl, Italy. August 21.?Confidence ls exprosseolhat tho ejildemlo of chol? era la ahatlng, and the populatlor, la taklng" heart. Durlng the last* twenty four hours there have been nlne new cases and flve deaths from cholera at .Tranl; at Barletta three caaeaand two deaths; at Andrla one case and one death; at iiuvo one caae and one death, and at Canosa one case. ' Tho authorities have lssued-instruc? tions that no nno ahall be permitted to loavo by traln any Infeoted places wlthln the provlnce without a sani? tary certttlcato. showlng that he'U Ini mutie from contaglon, Persons arrlv? lng at any point from a BlH-ce whera -chol^j-a la prevaleut wlthout tho nao ensary eortlflcato wlll bo* placed In tliinrantlno for soven daya. Tho Itallan government Mftfl protest ed to thn Brltlsh, Frencl/ and Clrook gdvernmentB ngalnst tha quarttntlni) t'egulatlonH thoao cotintrles have Im? posed on Itallan steamers from lnfoct ed Adrtntlo coast polnts, COPPERHEAD STRIKES WOMAfl Her HtiNlinntl I.IIIn tlie Snnlte Wlth a Ilc'uvy (trnaw Itnllor. Belvidere. N. J.. August 21.?Whllo plcklng. plums wlth her husbnnd near her summer homo In Hartzell's torry. on the Delaware Rlver, Mra. Charles Kanebent waa bltten by a conDorhoad annko. She la conflned to the homo of Dr. Bond here, whero sho Is being treated, The snake was concealed near a wa torlng trough, nnd as Mra. KanCbont stooped to plck a plum from tno ground the reptilo struok. Ita fanga elnklng Into her rlght hand. The annko showed further flght. Kanebent -ot a heavy grasa roller. runnlng lt over tho snake until Its Ufe was crushod out. ___?_??-??? ? PIUVATE CHABITY IS ?....?,? ^CAIjI.ED A FAIMJItE Now York. .viigu'st 21 .?Private charlty ln tho great clties pt thls country is n fallure, In the opinion of Robert W. Hebberd, secretary of tho State Board ot Charltles. In an ad? dress dollvered horo to-day before tno Commlttoo on CongeBtlon of Popula? tlon, he sald, ln part: "It Ia evident that the present methods of charltable socletles are not lmprovlng permanentljt the suffcrors from congeatlon or eatabllahlng better standards of living, because they aro nol deallng effectlvely wlth tho condi? tions that mako thelr work necessary. "Tho pollcy of glvlng lnndoquate re? lief by prlvato charltles tends to keep peoplo ln congoatod dietrlcts." , . ? . ,. England Sntlafled. St. Johns. N. F.. August 21.?Com? plete satisfaction at the manner ln whlch tho Brittah alde of the flaherlea dlspute wlth the Unlted State3 was preaented to tho Internatlonal arbltra tlon trlbunal at The Hague, wns ex pressed by two of the colonlal repre? sentatlves at the hearing who arrived here to-day on the steamer Mongollan from Liverpool, The men are/Sir James AVIntcr, formeriy premler of Now Foundland, and a counsel for the colony at the Il..hcrlo3 hearing, and lnspector John O'Rollley, a colonlal flshlng ex? pert. An awai*d In the case ls ex? pected about tho mlddle of September. RIFLE SHOTS CRACK A SAFE They itnid Mllllimrton, III., la an Auto ond JJcfy Cltlxen*. MUUngtori, 111., August 21.?A gang of robbers rode ln an automobile into thla place and. holdlng severai hun? dred cltizens at bay, robbed the safe of tho Mlllington Elevator Company. Thoy mado thelr escape. They were armed with rlfles and had plenty of ammunitlon. The robbers aro thought to be the members of a gang that has been mak? ing ralds into small towns In the vl? clnlty of Chicago and robblng houses. They were obsorvod about- 1 o'clock, dashing up tho main street of the town. The car stopped In front of tho Mll? lington Elevator Company. They made no attempt to work aecretly, but open ly battered down the front door and entered. The nolse they made axoused aeveral cltizens, who got up and started to? ward the automoblle to flnd out what was wrong. They were greeted wlth severai shots from rlfles. The cltlzena darted back to their homes for protec? tion, and getting revolvers and rlfles, took pot shots at the men In the au? tomoblle. Tho robbers, however, wore supplied "with plenty of ammunitlon, and they kept up a llvely flre for half an hour. When tho aafe waa emptled the automoblle dashed through the town and dlsappeared. STALWARTS CONTROL Sure to Put a Platform Indorolng thc Ti.rtlT Under Governor Stubbn. Topeka, Kan., August 21.?Surprlses are promlsed the country when tho Republlcan party councll meeta ln Topeka on Auguat 30 to promulgato a platform upon which Govornor Stubbs and the Inaurgont Congress candldates nomlnated at tho reeent prlmaries must stand in tho approachlng campalgn. The returns comlng In from the 105 counties ot the State lndlcato that the stand-patters may control the party councll, ln whlch event they wlll put under Governor Stubbs and the slx In? surgent candldates for C6ngress a plat? form indorslng and extolllng tho Payne-Aldrlch tariff law and every other act of the Taft adminlstratlon. It now devolops that tho Regulars, or stand-patters, were not much Inter* ested ln the defeat of Stubbs and the nomination of Ws-gstaff as they were ln capturing the jparty machinery. To do this it was necessary to run a can? didate against Stubbe and llna up the Regulars ln overy precinct ln the State. 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For the mothor ln tho homo to tot strong anil woll, ablo to dovoto hor tlme and ntrongth to tho roarlng of chlldren, ls ono of llfo'fl greatest blcasln-js. Oftoa the hearing of chlldren lnjuroa tho mother's health, lf sho has not prepared hor system ln advanco for tho important event. Womon who use Mother's Friond aro savod much of tho dlscomfort and st-fferlng so common with expectant mothOrs. It ix a fcenetrating oll that thoroughly luhrl c_ i ?Tory miU8cla> norv? and tondon lnvolved at such tlmos, and thus promotes physical.comfort. It aids nature hy expandlng.tho skin and tlssuos and por foctly preparcs tho system for tho comlng of bahy. Mothor'a Frlend assttres a qulck and natural recovory for every -woman -who uses lt. It ls for salo at drug stores. Wrlto for free bootf for expectant mothers. BBADFIELD EEOULATOIt CO., Atlanta, Ga. mltteomon In thp 2,800 votlng proclnols. Investlgatlon by the Insurgents roveals the fact that the stand-patters "sllpped ono over on thom" in tho eltction ot procinct (commltteomen, and thoy nd mit that the situation ls embarrasslng. Tho Kansas Insurgents are sure thnt thls well lald plan or capturlng the machlnery of tho party In Kansas was. made ln Washington early last sprlng. ? ' ??-a posse sTiiji. x_.i...ixr. FIJOITIVE _VI_GIlOE9. Pensacola, Fla., August?21.?After tramplng nfty mllos across, tho swamps of Baldwln county, Alabama, twenty members of a posse which set out from Bay Mlne soveral days agn bent upon capturlng and lynching three negroes who shot and kllleo Marshal Whlte, of that place, last Tuesday, reached Pensoeola lato to day, Just a fow hours bohlnd one of the negroes wanted. Oscar Moore, who was arrested by the pollce shortly ar ter noon, _waa promptly Identltled by the Baldwln county men a* one of the alleged murderers. Foellng among tho pogsemen agalnst tho negro was high, but thero Was no talk of attemptlng to harm hlm here, and lt was an? nounced that tho men would leavo at mldnlght to contlnue to search for tho two other negroes. "? . ? . ? ? FIREMEN PREVENT SUICIDE PIny Hose oo .Inn AVho Trlen lo Cut IIIh Tbront. Claromont. N. H., Auguat 21..?The flro department, as a suicide prevcnt lve, proved Itself a great success. De spondent. the result of a long con? tinued Illness, Dwlght H. Johnson. a retlred manufacturer, obtalned n razor and enter*5 n smnll shed In tho rear of a store, wlth the Intention nf end? ing hls life. Ho .was seen by severai persons, and wlthln a short timo a large crowd assembled. Chief of Pollce J. II. Qber and hls ofllcers attempted to reach Johnson, News of South Richmond South Rlchmond Bureau. The Tlmos-Dlspatch, 1103 Hull Street. Rev. H. H. Martens, who ls asso? clated wlth Dr. James Buchanan ln the work belng carrled on by tho Asso? clated Charltles ln Rlchmond, ad dressod the members of the Sunday schooi of Balnbrldge Streot Baptlst Church yesterday mornlng. Many members attended tho exercises and heard the speaker. At the Woodland Heights Baptlst Church yesterday mornlng the Rov. D. F. Crosland, returned misslonary from Brazll. spoke. The Rev. J. T. Watts. Baptlst State Sunday school sec? retary, preached at nlght. At Oak Grovo Church Rev. D. Cl. Lancaster, the pastor, took for hls mornlng subject "Be Manly," nnd at nlgbt. "Three Klnds of Dlsclples." Spe? clal music was a feature at both ser? vices. , A young mon's prayer meeting was conducted Saturday nlght at West End Methodlst Church by Sampel R. Owen. Stuart I.odge, Independent Order of Odd-Fellows. wlll meet to-morrow nlght, at which time slx candldates who wore. elected at the last meeting of the lodge wlll be Inltiated. Clipper* Trod Under Foot. The Manchester amateur baseball team trod under foot Saturday after? noon the Cllppers, Ln one of the soft cst snaps of tho season. by tho score of 6 to 0. Manchester got in its heavy work ln the second round, and before the Cllppers struck earth the South? slde boys had chased slx runners across tho plate. Elky hammcrcd the horse hldo to all corners of tho lot. "VV lnters mado It ley for the Cllppers base stealors, he throwJng out seven who attempted to purloln on hlm. . . _ Dr. parker's Mascots were scheduled to play the winners, but for some un? known reason they dld not appear. Manchester wlll play the AU-Stars next Saturday. Score by inningB: _."_.'__?__;, . Manchester ."I.00......... n n Cllppers .?*.00,\?.500_7,? Summarv: Two base hlts?Elky and Onesty. Stolen bases?Elky. Burrows. Moody. Bases on balls?ott Bass. l: ort Onesty. 1: off Lewis. 1. Hlt by Pjtched ball-A. Burch. Moody. Jones Struck out?.by' Creamer. 2. Wlld pltch?-F. lurch Tlme of game. 1:4. Umplre, Konlg. Attendance. 234. WIsnnlM Are V-lnneM. ?'. The South Rlohmond Wizards came back to form Saturday afternoon, tak IrtV the Cubs into camp by the score of 6 to 2. The Wlzard* outba^d theh* opponents three to ono. ? ?*??"?"; Jones and Dunn wero thore -wlth tno blg willow. n H E. wfZCa?rr|sb.y.. ^ Tc1. 0 10 2 1'0-f if.^ Cubs ' .110000000?-214 2 CUBltteri-.-: Blunt and Bosher: Midgett (_.,"cookTuv.say, Jewett. Dunn and Vonderlohr. Two base hl a-Dunn (-)? trlck on tho Plrates next baturda. on the former's dlamond. The Oak Groves contlnued thelrwln -,!.;_? .V-nnW bv defeatlng tne BirouK ChHst" CTiuroh team Saturday ln. an FnVerestSg game by the scove of 2 to 0, S? 8andelhdls h^rdSuck tale i..that ^'.nfy^u^To^Vo^G^e^00^;8 GrolT .^ ? !?" nS8-:0 0 0 002 0-|- *4 Ei Groves ???;;.,:;. .0 o o o o o Or-o 1 2 Batterles: Clements and Morrls: ^l^Gr^veTwlll play Barton Heights next Saturday. _,_______.___. MUcellnneons Shower. Miss Loulse Owen. who wlll be mar? rled thls week to H. C. Beattie. Jr.. w as flvan a mlscellaneous shower on _? rt ay nlght by her frlends at^the home of Mrs. A. A. Pettigrew. The house was handsomely decorated and lliumi nated for tho occaslon.. Many me mentos from her friends wero g|ven the prospootive bride. Dellclous re freahments were served. Those pres? ent were; Mlsses Loulse Owen. Marga? ret Owen, Lucia Owen. Reba Bradloy, Ree Courtney, Marlam Robertson, Xoila Fltzgerald, Emlly Fltzgerald. Mary^Va den. Loulse Reams, Rena Reams, OUie Grogory, Besslo Pago, Hazel Beattlo, Bottlo Owens, Mrs. R. V. Owen, Mrs. E XV, Brazeale, Mrs. T. E. Owen, Mrs. b' n Gregory. Mrs. Joseph Ankers. Mrs, S. H. Bemtss. Mrs, A. H. BMtzger ald, Mrs. W. P. Patteson, Mrs. R. JH. Richardson, Mrs. A. Clarenoe Atklns, Mrs. B. Harris. H C. Beattie, Jr., was tendered an Impromptu sut-per Wednesday nlght at Beuger**. In the party were John Sandlfer, Russell E. jltzg.erald, Rlch? ard Baoon, Royall Fendley, John P. Sampson, Marsdon French, ? Luther Wells, Douglas Beattie, Garland Fltz? gerald, Personal. ?ud Brlef... Mlss Bessle Wilson. o... Wi-ie- N. Cl but every tlme any ono approached ho ralsed the razor to hls throat. Finally, whllo thn chlef kept hlm engaged ln conversatlon. a policeman wont after a hose company. Qulotly tho flremen. stretched 400 feet of hose from tho nearost hydrant, nnd when tho conneo tlon was mado a strenm with nn olghty pound pressure wns directed at John son's chcst. Tho stream upset hlm among severai dozen empty vlnegar bottles stored In the shed, and for th? next two minutes there was a mlx-up of Johnson, polico and hosemcn. John? son managed to gash hls throat and ono hand. but ho was overpowered be? fore he was serlously hurt. Hc wlll be examlned by an allenlst. TO JAIL WITHOUT A DIVORCE U'cnltby Couple'* Decree SetoAslde aa Olitnlued hy I'riiiul. Chicago, ..ugust 21.?Charles Koer stetn. a wealthy garage owner, and hls wlfe. Mrs. Nora Koerstoln. wero found guilty of contompt of court by Judge Kavanaugh, who sald he would sentence them to jall and set aslde tho dlvorce granted to Mrs. Koor steln on the ground that lt was ob? talned by fraud. "Thero ,has been loo much of thls thlng In Cook countv. and It's about tlme that tho thlng was stopped," sald tho court. "The decree of dlvorce ls sot aslde nnd a Jall sontenco wlll he Imposed tipon Koersteln and hls wlfe." Tho proceedlngs before Judge Kav-_ anaugh wero begun on complaint of Mlss Nellle Nelson, twenty-throo years old, of 720 North Sprlngfleld Avenuo, a nloce of Mrs. Koerstoln. Mlss Nelson charged that her namo had beon fraud ttlently used In the origlnal divoro* proceodlngs In relation to a lotter whlch Koersteln had nddressed to her. ? Koersteln testifled that he had writ? ten tho letter to enuble hls wlfe to securo ? a dlvorco upon her ?"i?ges tlon. "It's absolutely clear that theso peo? ple wanted a dlvorcp," sald the luH??> Thls man wrote thls letter knowlng that It was to be used ln tho caso. There Is no auestion that thls letter Is a frame-up made for tho purpose of getting a dlvorce." ls the guest of her sister at 1407 Por? ter Street. Mrs. XV. F. Wlnnio wlll entertaln with cards next Thursday in honor of her nlece. Mrs. Earl McDowell. of Bal? timore. Mlsses Bessie and Lizzle Allen. of Farmvlllo, aro vislting Mrs. Robert All.n. on West Thlrtecnth Street Mrs. S. L. Fulks, who has been vis? lting her daughter. Mrs. G. F. Wtlker son in St. Louis. ls back. ._M1_*.. Nann'o Vaden ls the guest of the Misses Taylor at Onancock. Va Cornelius Wells and daughter and 8on..are vl8it|ng at Atlantlc City. Mlss Mlriam Rober of Norfolk. ls tho guest of tho Mlsses Fltzgerald. on Porter Stroot. ? ?__ Fleming Tnylor Arrented. Fleming Taylor, coiored. was ar? rested yesterday on the charge of al? lowlng tho game of "craps** to proceed at 3001 M Street. A further warrant alleges that he is suspected of havlng permitted or encouraged the sale of llquor on the same premlses' wlthout a llcense. OBITUARY George lirnjitmlu Charnock. [Speclal to Tho Times-Dispatch.] Cape Charles, Va., August 21.? Georgo Benjamln Charnock, ono of Northampton's most substantlal clti? zens. who resldcd near Lower North? ampton Church. dled somewhat sud? denly. Ho had beon siightly 111 for severai months, but was not consld? ered dangcrously IU until a short timo before his death. Ho was slxty-five years of age. Ho is survlved by a wldow, two daughters?Mrs. Jacob E. Outton. and Mrs. Jesse S. Copes?and four sons?George 11., C. Ryland, Car? son T. and Mallory L. Charnock. Mrs. Georg* XV. StapCe*. [Speclal lo The Tlmes-DIspatch.] Fredericksburg, Va.. August 21.?< Mrs. Goorgo W. Staples, of Colonlal Beach. dled Thursday. after a linger? ing Illness. She was a daughter of John Rolllns. of Klng Georgo county. and ls survlved by her husband and two chlldren. AV. E. I.ndy. [Speclal to The Tlmes-DIspatch.] Bristol, Va., August 21.?Stricken with paralysls ten days ago, W. E. Lady, forty-two years old, dled here last nlght. For fifteen years he was actlve with commercial nrms here. DEATHS SHEPHERD?Dled, August 20, 1010. at noon, at tho "Vlrglnla Hospltal, Rich? mond. Va., RTEPHEN M. SHEP? HERD, of Palmyra. Fluvanna county, Vn.. ln his thirty-flfth year. Funeral servlces -wlll 'be held THIS MORNING, 22d Instant, at tlfo Mortuary Chapol. Hollywood Ceme? tery, at 11 o'clock. CASTORIA For Infants and Children. The Kind You Have Always Bought Bears the Bignaturo of Dollars and Sense Your money is not ldle for a moment in our hands. Wo watch it. It in creases rapldly. And it's absolutely safe. You make the start wlth ono dollar. 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