Americans Converse, Blatt and
Brown, Held as Insurrcclbs,
Safe in Texas.
WELCOMED BY CROWDS
Report Excellent Treatment in
Prison and Have No Hard
Words for Captors.
El t'tibo. Tex., April 23.?bike heroes
. returning from victory, Lawrence Con?
verse, JCdwin Blatt and Richard Brown
blood in the lobby or the Sheldon Hotel
und shook hands with hundreds of
people who gathered about them to
congratulate them on their return from
u Mexican prison.
"I filt as if I could fly from the
prison In .Juarez to old Mount Frank?
lin." explained Blatt, a Plttsburg boy.
i.. he reached the American line, and
several Americans waiting there to re
cclve them set up a cheer.
"But." ho continued, "we . had no
ccmpluint of life In ihn Mexican prison
ll was merely the suspense and the
fear that we' might iinvo to Hpetirt
months behind the burs that bothered'
us The Federals were sood to us.
especially after Mr. Converse and other
lr lends ln-tsie,i thai we i,e treated
with consideration, Up to that time
we had lo submit lb the ordinary Mex?
ican jail methods and had no beds to
sleep upon, nothing but blankets. Tho
food was poor, but even at that it
was better than wo had with the in
surrectos. Our cells were damp. too.
bin of lato wo had beds and better
Mother nnd Son Meet In Court.
After the young men reached 131 l'aso
they soon scattered to barber shops
and haberdasheries, where they pbtain
ed fresh clothing and got their hair
cut. Mrs. C. 11. Converse, of Olendora.
Cal., mother of one of the lads, kept ;
I. cr son In her sight. Mother and son
hicl lit the Mexican Federal court room.
Where she embraced the lad with a
fervent "God bless iny boy." and then
t-.-.t down with him to await tho action
of the Judge.
Postmaster J. A. Smith conducted
the negotiations that led up to the re?
lease of the Americans* and was with
them when they rcturnod. Ray Smith,
i.on of the postmaster, took Blatt to his
Lome after new clothing hau been ol?
t'alned. Brown went to u hotel, and
Mis. Converse took her son t\? her
hotel. In the afternoon they moved
about IS I Paso, looking in the shop
windows, visiting the Ice cream parlors
and generally enjoying the open air
and StlRShthe for the first lime In two
The release came exactly two months
from this date of their incarceration.
They were locked up on the night of
February 22 and were released on April
Their arrest took place February
II. forty miles below i;i Paso. Con-1
Verso and Blalt declare they were ar
iester! on Texas, soil with rltles, ha-vlnc
just returned from Mexico, where they
had been in the rebel army, and Brown
Was arrested In Mexico near the same
place; Ho had been In the lusurrecto
hospital corps, and had not carried
i-.rnis against tho Mexican government.
Oi>oe With Insurrection*.
Brown and Converse had little to sav
rcgarding their release or their im?
prisonment, except to praise friends
who had worke?! in their behalf, and to
declare that they were done with In?
surrections, ond lighting in foreign ai
pilen Mrs. Converse and Postmaster
Smith cautioned all of theiii against
saying too much, but they were unani?
mous In declaring that they had noth?
ing to say Hint would be detrimental
to- the Mexican officials and tho Mexi?
"We went into the affair to fight
Mexico." said Converse. "We wore
? captured and were held for trial. Wo
cannot blame Mexico lor that, but Blatt
und 1 were not arrested in Mexico,
nnd Brown never fought the Federals,
so they should have let us go, and
they did. it was hard to be confined
In prison, nnd we were especially anx?
ious during the last few days," when
v. e thought the insurrectos might shell
the town .Vow we are out, nnd the
thing Is over."
Blatt ?III accompany Converse io
his homo In Olendora, Cal., for a visit.
AT 21? \VKDS SIXTH II FSB A.VI).
Ilrlde, Twice Bereu veil, Trice Illvor.I,
H?pen Tbl* Will I.list.
Logansport, Ind.. April 23.?-Although
only twenty-nine yours old. Mrs. Lydia
Rlce-Orozlfcr- Baker-Ha yes -Smith has
Just taknh a sixth husband In the per?
son of Rdwurd Hones, a candy-maker,
of Lafuyet'tc. This is his first venture
in tile matrimonial Held. Of the quin?
tet of husbands to whom Mr. Hones
Is the successor, two died and three de?
parted by the divorce route. With a
smile, Mrs. Rice-Crozler-Baker-i layes
Smith Hones told the. justice of "the
peace who performed the ceremony
that she hoped she would never need
to get another divorce.
1 ^^'V-;-,?5^? Every puff o ?oul-?nli?[yiijK, nerve- Bjl|ifr.ij:J^
PLEASURE SEEKERS BUSY
ALONG THE WATER FRONT
I All Manner of Small Boats Being Pulled Ashore
for Repairs, While Sunshine Tempts Owners
to Float Down Historic Stream.
Hammers, saws ami paint brut-lies are
now busy along the water front of
Richmond, arul a smell of white lead
und turpentine hangs over the shores
of the James. No regular date Is sol
by the watermen of Richmond for the
formal opening ?,t pteusure boating on
tills historic stream. Tin- warm suns
I of April aim the frequent showers
I awaken tho water life up and down
I the stream.
Lying along tho water fro?t, hauled
clear of the current, scores of boats
! of many classes and descriptions art
I now being given a thorough ovorhaui
! Inc. Paint, varnish, tar sind pitch (ill
the air with reminiscences of bout
building and repairing.
The wisest old river rat cannot tell
you how many boats aro being given
a new dress of glistening paint and
varnish. You come upon them In all
manner of unexpected places. Their
number Is constantly being Increased
by tho amateur boat builder, who has
worked at odd times all winter In an
effort to bulid a boat for himself and
according to his own Ideas and tastes.
Some of these craft are now being
launched and given their first try-outs.
Blistering palms and sore and strained
back muscles are about to receive their
rewards. The work Is over, the seams
aro caulked, and the paint has ieen
put on. Engines are being Installed
and "tuned up," and the'r clatter is
' the sweetest music to the amateur boat
! man. He lias all the troubles before
I him, but he does not know it.
There are Indications that this year
will see a great growth In the Interest
taken In the river. Strangers lnva
WOMEN AT RINGSIDE
MAKE MOST NOISE
Tumult f'nuscil When One of * lie I'nlr
Set Steps on Another'/.
St. Louis. April 23.?Thirty ringside
seats were reserved at the prlzo light
lln Fdwardsvlllc. 111., a suburb. Friday
' night, and an attache of the Athletic
I club stood guard over them while the
I crowd was assembling,
I Ulnneing toward the door a few
I mit.uies before the preliminary bout
lljfgan he ?houted: "Tlier-1 they come,"
I Mid raised his bands with an "oycry
I body up" gesture. The crowd re
I sponded as one man by cuttltiK out the
usual ringside line of talk, and rising
I Ifspecifvilly, whllo fifteen women, each
; accompanied by her husband or escort.
I walked down to the ringside and took
j the reserved seats.
I -\s the women passed In review on
! the way to their seats the men stood
! rigidly respectful and silent. They
'Wert: also watchful, for many of them
! knew there would be Indignant Inqui?
ries when they tiot home as Id what
women were there, and they prepared
i themselves with a mental list.
The main bout was put on with Tom?
my Maxwell, of Hlllsboro. and Joe
Gencll, of Colllnsvllle, boxing at 1 I?
I When the referee decided In favor of
'? Ocnoll, awarding him the fight on a
foul, quiet was restored In the main
pnrt of the hall, but not among the
women. In the excitement one woman
had allowed her new spring hat to slip
from her lap to the floor, and when
they all stood up to see what the ref?
eree was going to do about the claim
of foul, the woman next to her stood
nn the fallen hat and mashed It flat.
Kurth Shock Is Felt.
I Ashcvllle, X. C, April 23.?Saturday
I night a loud detonation, followed by a
I continued rumbling noise an? a slight
I shaking of the town, caused the poo
I tile of Hendersonvllle, X. C. to fear
jthat an earthquake was upon them.
The shock came about midnight, at a
time when no blasting operations wore
In progress, and no other theory has
been advanced as to cause.
The bearing of children is frequently
followed by poor health for tho
mother. This supremo crisis of life
finding her physical system unpre?
pared for tho demands of nature,
leaves her with weakened resistive
and 6ometimc3 chronic ail
This can ho avoided if
fiyW &^m^' ments.
BIother'B Friend is used before the coming of baby, and tho healthy woman can
remain a- healthy roothor. It is the only vomcdy that perfectly and thoroughly
prepares the system for healthy motherhood, and brings about a natural and
easy consummation of the term. Women who use Mother's Friend aro always
saved much suffering when tho littlo ono arrives, and recover moro quickly, and
with no ill effects, or chronic troubles. Every expectant mother should safeguard
her health by using Mother's Friend,
thus preparing her physical condition
for tho hour of mothorhood. This
medicine is for salo nt drug stores.
Writo for freo book for expectant
BRADFIELD REGtTLATOH, CO.,
Our shops are unusually well equipped. We employ skilled
machinists, familiar with automobile repair work.
Brass, Aluminum, Steel and Iron parts made.
MAYO IRON WORKS, Inc.,
2404 East Main Street.
rlably wonder that ihe river is noi Pled
j with pleasure craft during the sum?
mer. They fall I? understand why a
city of nearly 150,000 soula finds so
I little use for the big. muddy stream
that is at their very doors. They draw
! graphic pictures of the vast numbi i
! ol pleasure craft that are found on
Irlvers in other sections of tho country,
jand are amazed that a boating house
or rowing club is not found on every
I Mock along the water front.
I This Is the season when the trade inj
bouts of all classes Is at ItH briskest.
Ihr- pud there is a second-hand boat
that invite:; inspection. It is "for sale, '
Possibly the owner lias come to tho con- j
??luslun that ho is not a sailor after
nil. or that he Is a real "sea dog," and j
! must therefore have a more ambitious
craft from which to Ily his pennant.
You can find a vessel of almost any !
typo and of various ages awaiting a!
I The automobile has taught manv folk
something about th? handling and care
of tho gasolene engine, and the motor
boat Is the prime favorlto of most of
the newcomers on the river. Not many
people are ablo to get much sport out
of pulling a skiff on the James. It
I takes a good pair of hands and a tougli
shoulder and arm sinews to bo able to
j do tho work. You rarely blister your
] hands In running a gasolene engine.
A few weeks will see the greater
number of tho motor boat fleet of;
Richmond In tho water. A few warm'
j days of the sunshiny variety will make
I this certain.
I The river la waking to Its summer
SEXES SWAP CLOTHES AT
SMART TOPEKA PARTIES
Auto Parties to IfoillCM of Friends 111
Masquerade Attire Worry
Topeka. Kan., April L'3.?Monkey din- |
I ners being passe, the Topeka smart I
set has found a new inversion to hatis- ]
fy Its satiated appetite to keep some?
thing going. This departure i^ known
among the bored ones as a "dress-tip
A young matron Invites a few of her
*ot to dinner, with the suggestion that
"dress-up" costumes must 'n- brought
along by the guests. After tho din- j
nor?dry, of course, 'because It Is In
Kansas-?the men and women are as?
signed to separate apartments. When
they emerge the men nro In the wo?
men's clothes ami the women In the
garments of men.
It Is now time to "go visiting." Mo?
tor cars are called and tho guests visit
around and bring Joy and diversion
t;. their friends. The" police are nt a
loss to know how to-hanrtle the sltua
illon. Ordinarily when a man appears
6ri the streets In the apparel of a wo
I man or a woman parades In a man's
attire, there Is sure to be tin arrest,
but because of the social' standing of
I those who engage- In tho new diver?
sion the officers admit that they don't
know what to do.
WEALTHY 8RICK MAN
STABBED BY PASTOR
West Virginia Minister, In n How With
K. K, Adklns, Slashes l.ntter's
ItreOHt and Neck.
Uuntington, W. Vn., April 2,1.?The
K< v. M. c. Johnson; pastor of the First
Methodist Church, South; at Rarbours
ville. W. Vn.. near Huntington, Is un?
der arrest In that city, charged with
stabbing K. B. Adklns, a wealthy brick
manufacturer of that place. Mr. Ad
Ulna is dying at his homo.
Mr. Adklns and Mr. Johnson werft
both directors In a big brick plant nt
Barboursvllle. Whether they were
quarreling about the affairs of that
eompanv or whether the tight was
purely personal, the police have as yet
been unable to determine. They were <
scon upon the street talking. Later
their talk grew louder, und finally
they exchanged banters. Mr. Adklns
resenting Mr. Johnson's sallies.
The brick manufacturer foiled the I
minister with bis fists, Jt Is said by I
friends of Mr. Adklns that when the |
pastor arose to his feet hp had a knife i
in his baud. One stroke made a fear?
ful' gash across Mr. AdkinS'S left |
breast and another almost severed the j
Mr. Johnson Is well known In this,
part of the State, having been a mem?
ber of tho West Virginia and Eastern
Kentucky Conference for the last tlf
to-rii years. He. surrendered Imme?
diately, but refused to say anything.
Both men arc married and have fam?
ilies at Barhoursville,
ELIOT SAYS WEE DROP
OCCASIONALLY. IS 0. K.
Cambridge, Mass., April 28.?Presi?
dent Emeritus Charles W. Eliot, of
Harvard, In celebrating his sbvenly
seventh birthday recently, asserted
thai bo believed that moderation, reg?
ularity of eating and sleeping and a
"wee" drop on occasions made ono
grow old happily. Concerning stimu?
lants. Dr. Eliot said:
"I am not one i>f those who believe
that it is necessary to abstain wholly
from the use of alcohol, tobacco, ten,
coffee and other stimulants. On the |
contrary, 1 fcei that there are times
when a stimulant used in moderation
"WliaL I am opposed- to is tho habit?
ual uso of stimulants, even In modera?
tion. The man who Is nccustomed to
take every day so much as a single
glass of whiskey is doing himself
more, harm than he. realizes.
"Recent psychological research, ns
conducted In this country and In^Cer- i
many, has made It certnln that the
j effoct of alcohol, when habitually used,
even In the smallest quantity, Is to I
diminish one's efficiency and render tho |
body moro susceptible to tho Inroads I
PROBLEMS OF REFORM
They' Will Be nisctiH.ied by President
Tnft, Wlekerahum and O'Gnrninn.
Now York, April 23.?President Taft,
Attorney-General WIcknrsham nnrt
Senator O'Gormau havo acceptod Invi?
tations to address a gathering of Ju?
rists, lawyers and business men on
genorAl problems of roform of criminal
law on the evening of May 13, Their
speeches will bring to a close a two-dny
convention of half a dozen associations
of lawyers and olhnr workers fAr a
rcvlalon of criminal law procedure.
Mrs, Dora White and Miss Alice
Shores Disappeared at An?
napolis 17 Days Ago.
Annapolis, Mil., April ?-?:}.?Eighteen '
days have elapsed Kineo Mrs. Dora
White ami Miss All..- Shores; her sis- :
tor. disappeared from the White home.
In West Street. Recovered from Spa
Creek, their hats and umbrella and ,
other articles are the only evidence to :
Indicate what has become of them. I
Mrs. White seldom went out at night, i
her relatives declare. Callers at the
house after sundown were always
asked 'their Identity before the door j
was opened there. .
Miss Shores was not timid. She at- \
tended rhurVh ser\lces at night, com- |
Ing across the Severn River from East- ]
port, often alone.
[ In tile absence or definite elites to
th'ir whereabouts, speculation takes
a wide ranire. One rTiebry Is advanced
\ that the women met with foul play.
That their bodies ate fast in the mud
near the head of Spa (.'reek, probably
not far from where the articles of
wearing apparel were recovered, is
also a view entertained by man;-.
Hellere Drowning Accidental.
Extensive dragging. longing and
seining In Spa Creek, without result,
since the disappearance of the sisters
havo shaken the opinion that they had1
been drowned. Mr. White u'nd the
step-daughters of ills missing wife,
nowever. still cling to the belief that !
they were accidentally drowned.
Iiurlng Mrs. While's illness. It Is '
stated, she said she had prayed tor
death At one time she went so fai?
ns to hint that she Would take Her life.
"Miss Shores was a most estimable
woman." suld one of iior cousins. "She
was a thorough Christian, and was al?
ways ready to assist others. She was
devoted to her sister, howover.
"If she lost her life In the water, it
was not her fault that she got over?
The, finding of gray hair In one of
tho seines used In searching for the
bodies, following the recovery of the
bat of Mrs. White, is taken by rela?
tives of Mr. White to Indicate that Cio
hut was actually torn from tho wo?
man's head by tho seine. Rlvcrmcn
think that If such were the case tho
body would have been recovered.
Searchers for the bodies abandoned
their work shortly before sundown
last night. Tho offer of tho rewards |
aggregating S250 for the recovery of
the bodies has proved tempting" to
many boatmen. A number spent their
spare time on Spa Creek.
Mrs. Schmidt, Who Confessed to
Clear Dr. Clerninson, Goes to
Chicago to Aid Prisoner.
Chicago, 111., April 2".? Denying hor
lovo for Or. Haldano Clerninson, con?
victed of slaying his wife, but profess?
ing a determination to save him from
a lifo In prison. Mrs. Anna Schmidt,
twenty-one years old. wife of a St.
Louis liquor dealer, to-day unfolded a
story of a tortured soul.
.Affidavits have been prepared by Mrs.
?Schmidt which will be used by Messrs.
Nathan and William II. L'tt, attorneys
I for Clerninson, in a light for a new
trial. Only a few hours remain in which
to prevent the ruling of 1I10 Supremo
Court taking effect, thus sending Clern?
inson to .Inlint.
"Tito world can never know how I
havo suffered as I saw the net tighten- 1
ing about Dr. Clerninson," she said. "A
word from me would have freed him.
lull f could not bear to tell my hus?
band how 1 had spent a night of rev?
elry with this mun. Dr. Clemlnsou's
loyalty to me and his refusal to drag
my name in the mlro finally decided
mo. Then I confessed to my husband.
"Isn't It lino tho way my husband
Is acting'.' He furnished me with
the money for this trip and did not
quarrel with me when 1 told him that
I had resolved to tell the truth und
endeavor to save an Innocent man.
"1 would have come any way. It Is
my duly to save Dr. Clerninson If r
can, and f could not remain sileiu nny
longer, even If It resulted in a separa?
tion from my husband.
"1 first told my mother of what 1
had done. Her name Is Mrs. Elizabeth
Wolf, and she resides In St. I.out?. Shu
noticed that I was melancholy and in?
sisted on knowing what the matter
was. Then I broke down and told her
everything. I also repeated the slory
to my aunt. Judge McSuroly was tho
first person outside of tho family In
whom I confided, and I did so because
my mother and aunt told me that It
was my duty to make a full confes?
"f am sorry now that I did not take
this step long ago. Tt has worried
irio almost to death, and 1 would cer?
tainly hare Insisted on breaking my
sllcnco but for the pleadings of Dr.
Clerninson. My only Interest In him
now Is to give my evidence for what
It Is worth and save him from prison.
Vor the present I will remain at the
homo of Dr. Clemlnson's father in
For Infanta and Children.
The Kind You Have Always Bough!
W. Fred. Richardson's
Storage mill Transfer Depnrluient,
Main and Relvidero Sts.
Hauling, Packing and Storing fllgh
Oradc Household Goods.
Phones: Madison S43, day; Monroe
Mad. 12/0. 500 West Main St.
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VIRGINIA TAXI SERVICE CO.
CHARLOTTE, C. H? VA.,
Sept. 27, 1910
"I Know Milam to be a reliable
medicine. It has done good to
me and others I know."
Rev. R. L. McNAlR.
The Times-Dispatch Contains
If you arc at all fond oi good reading you cannot fail to sec the attractiveness in the
contributions ottered in the Illustrated Sunday Magazine, next Sunday, by some of th<:
world's best known authors. Glance at the following:
Mr. Norton's story is "Marie of the Hollow Hills," a stir?
ring tale of the Franco-Prussian War, and typical of Mr.
Norton's best literary efforts. The leading figure is a girl.
She once defied an entire armv. Read about it.
Author of "Thclma," "The Romance of Two W.orlds," etc., offers "For the Simple Life,"
a treatise on a familiar sociological topic. An article that strikes the heart of every one. It
involves the rich and poor alike.
"The Man of Another Age" is one of Mr. Morris's most interesting short stories. Twanky
dillo is a character unfamiliar to many of us. Get) acquainted with him in the story.
A clever writer of fiction is Mr. Tiffany. His latest short story, "On Circumstantial Evi?
dence," deals with a phase of unjustified conviction that will interest every reader who
likes a story of crime.
F. Earl Christy
One of the bestt known artists in America, has drawn a magnificent colored cover,
April Girl," for this issue. It is a magnificent frontispiece to a splendid magazine.
The Illustrated Sunday Magazine of
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Long Search for Remains of
Drowned Minister Is
Morganlon. X. Q.. April 23.?Alter a
continuous search of membors of his
congregation and faithful friends lust?
ing eight days, the body of tho lato
Dr. McXoely DuboSe, former rector of
the Episcopal Church here, who wna
drowned while duck hunting with two
sons on Saturday, April lf>. was found
this afternoon about i>:30 o'clock wltn
In fifty feet of where ho was last seen.
It was expected that tho body would
soon rise to the surface, and the hanks
of tho Catawba River on both sides
for several miles woro being patroled.
When the body arose It was immedi?
ately seen by thoso on the hank close
by. Tho body gave evidences of hav?
ing been gigged by those passing over
It, but who failed to become aware
that they were so close to tho object
of their search.
Dr. Dubpsn was ono of the best
known Episcopal clergymen In North
Carolina, and was well known through?
out tho South. Prior to his coming
to Morganlon he had been rector of
a church tit As.ievllle, and also rector
of St. Mary's School nl Raleigh, tho
diocesan school for North and South
Carolina, llo wns attempting to cross
tho river to gel a wild duck which he
had shot, when, from crimip, exhaus?
tion or some other unknown reason, ho
was seen by his two young sons to lose
control of himself and go down. A
search for his body was Instituted Im?
mediately, but without result until this
For a real, llvo exhibition of the
national game, let nil fans who de?
sire to see such journey to Broan
Street rark this afternoon at the
usual hour?4:30 o'clock. Richmond
College and Hampden-Sldney will meet
in the first inn championship game,
slid a fierce battle I3 expected. . The.
local team expects to redeem some of
thslr lost prestige, which was scat?
tered broadcast throughout North
Carolina during tho recent trip, To
win this race means the coveted trophy
-?a silver cup.
At Ihe present writing hope for this
gamo Is bordering on 11 certainty in
the Spldors" camp. At a mass-mooting
In the chapel Saturday night old songs
were sung and now speeches rendered.
In plain language tho students were
told that they wero losing- out with
the herebefore loyal people of Rich?
mond. Two or three hard fought
games, with tho big end of tho score
on the local aide, and the yp'dors will
have struck their stride again.
Notwithstanding the weather during
the past few days, coach Long has had
his hopefuls out on the diamond for
the full three hours' practice, and tho
boys have been working hard. Ratting
practlco has been Indulged In and also
base running. Tho accuracy with
which Captain Gill. Meredith. Knead
and Guy have been hitting tho ball
glvo the Baptists much confidence, nnd
It Is expected that the game will bo
But tho "old-timers" at Richmond
College know this team from Hamp
den-Kldney, r^ud they know that the
boys from that little hamlet have a
prejudice against returning from
whence they came with defeat written
on their countenances. For these and
other reasons a very close score Is
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Having Defrauded Pittsburgh
Contractor Out of $50,000.
Pittsburg;, Pa.. April 23.?Charles F.
Teter and S. A. Moore, bankers, coal,
loud nnd lumber operators, of West
Virginia, are under til,000 ball each
In Ibis city, charged with conspir?
acy to defraud A. Panorello. a Pltts
burg contractor, In a coal and real
Toter at one time was a powor In
the Republican party of West Virginia
and just missed receiving the guberno.-:.
torial nomination. It wont to ex-Gov-;
ernor William O. Dawson. His homo'
Is tit Phlllipp!, and for a time he sup-?
cessfully prnotlced law there, but since'
1905 he lias devoted Iiis time and at-!
lontion to his coal, lumbor and land
.speculations. Mooro is largely Inter-'
estod wltii Toter In coal properties and
in various ilminctal undertakings.
According to the charges sot forth In
the informations on which the men
wore arrostcd. they came to Pittsburg
to look for another business mattor.
Teter and Moore traded In 370 acres of
coal lands at a valuation of $50.000 for
some of Pnaerello's business properties
In this city. After the deeds passed
Pnnerollo alleges, ho found that'both
Teter und Moore had misrepresented
the value of the Wost Virginia land,
and that tho title was clouded. Falling
to obtain a clear title, and unable to
got the doal reopened, Panorello filed
Friends of Teter and Moore declare
the case Is nothing but a civil mattery
but tho proceedings Panorello has In?
stituted are of a criminal character)
Mo says he will push tho matter union?
the defendants consent to reopen tho
deal and nullify the transaction by re?
turning his property In this city. Tho
coal land involved Is located near Blr-.
kins. W. Va. The deal was made last
July, and Panorello states ho has been
trying, without success, to get a clour,
Teter and Mooro had no trouble. in
obtaining Ihe ball demanded. ThcVy
propose remaining In Plttsburg until t?
preliminary hearing of the charges, ,1s
held early next week. . *.
MCLK SHOCKED TO DEATH.
i:mothmni Creature Kxplres When Jla:
Sees Cemetery Tombstones.
Vancouver. Wash., April 23.?When,'
Jerry. a sixteen-year-old Missouri;
mule, was tolling past the CatholW
Cemetery to-day on Reserve Street, t.rrrf.'
turned his head to tho right and tb?rot
Raw numerous white tombstones.
With a loud groan and a sigh ho
dropped in his tracks and oxplred in a
Mr. Eovolaco. the owner,, who has"
heon driving .Terry for the pant nine
years, says he thinks that thov mule,
was shocked at the sudden sight of thV
white marble tombstones, and.,, having
a weak heart, could not stand . th?;
Strain. ' >
Jerrv wnn later loaded Into a drfcjK.
and hauled away and buriod. ?,' ?
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