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Chas t. lewis & Co. train Commfssfoix and Stock Brokers Members all Leading Exchange 41M15 Chamber of Commerce, MINNEAPOHS. MINN. Board of Trade Rldg,i DULliTH, MINN. 'Phone 015. Morton Block, FARGO, N. n. The Markets MARKET QUOTATIONS Cha*. E. Lenla & Co., Grain and Stock Brokers, Morton Block, Fargo. Stay Wheat, Chi. Minn. .92 .90 .92 V. .90% 91*4 .89% .92% .90% July Wheat. Chi. Minn. .911,4 .91 91 91 .90% .90% •91%- .91% Sept. Wheat. Open High Low Close Open High Low Close Open High Low Close Open Close DuL May July .84% 85 85 New York. May Julv .98% Open Close Open Close Open High Low Close ts 8 (g). 8 9 .93 Close .. 1.29% 1.30% 1.32% Local Quotations. No. 1 northern No. 2 northern No. 3 northern No. 4 northern .91 No. 3 yellow corn 61 @.62 No. 3 yellow corn to arrive 58"* No. 4 corn 59% @.60% No. 3 white oats 36%@, 37 No. 3 white oats to arrive .36% No. 3 oats 34% @.35% Barley 45@.6 (1 Flax 1.29% 55% @.58 Rye to arrive 55%@.58 Duluth Caah Close. No." 1 hard ... No. 1 northern No. 2 northern Cash oats .... Rye Barley No. 1 durum No. 2 durum May durum .. July durum .94% Cash flax on track 1.29% Cash flax to arrive 1.29% 93 92% .90® .90% 37 37 -55@ .59 50 @.60 94 92 93% Duluth Flax. May July Sept Oct. 1.31% 85 .83 80 .77 Livestock Receipts. Chicago, May 26.—Hogs 37,000 left over 1,858, strong to 5c higher light $8.45(5)8.65 heavy $8.10®8.62% mixed $email@example.com rough $firstname.lastname@example.org. Cattle 24,000, steady to 10c lower sheep 22 Strong. I Omaha, May 26.—Hogs 5,300 cattle 2,900 sheep 5,500. Kansas City, May 26.—Hogs 8,000 cattle 7,000 sheep 8,000. Finley Barrell & Co. mm trust ftpP& IS PROSECUTED Fort Wayne. Ind., May 26.—Another chapter in the so-called arson trust In the central west started here today, when David and Benjamin Rosenberg Benjamin Franklin were placed on trial before Judge Eggeman in the circuit court, charged with arson. The men are alleged to have had their clothing store here set on fire that they might illegally collect the insurance on the stock. The three •were indicted by the Allen county grand jury, the Rosenbergs were In jail several months, which Franklin has been out on bond. Ben Fink, the confessed torch of the trust, is said to have admitted he set fire to the Fort Wayne store and that Franklin paid him for the job. He will be the principal witness for the state. David and Benjamin- Rosenberg pleaded guilty when brought to trial Their pleas were accepted by the prosecutor on condition the brothers #ave all possible assistance in the Prosecution, of the so-calle"d "arson trust." Bide Quotations by Bolies ft Rogers, Farfio, N. D, Jan. 1, 183 a— sio. 1 Q. U cured hides .12% G. & cured bull hides.. .10-fc G. a. cured calf skins.. .15% G. H. Bed No. 2 .11% .14 l.?6 1.00 04 cured horse hides 2.76 U. S. sheep pelts 50 Hallow 05 Green and frozen hides. 1% to leas than cured. 2 o Fur*? Mink, dark $3.00@?7.bq Raccoon ........ 2.00gJ 5.00 Skunk .......... 1.254,00 Muskrat, winter ......... .go Wolf, prairie 2.oo«* 2 50 fox 3.00© 7 so Wild cat 2.00(a) 4.50 fSeaver ........i* ......... 3.50© Badger 9.00 u w 2 6 0 Weasels, white 25Cg ,75 Above quotations for prime furs, weii "U U 1 few JFa Moor 91% DuL !'2% .92% .91% .92% Chi. Minn. .90% .91% .90% .92% .89%- .91% 90 .92 DuL, .92 .92% .91% .92%- St. lunula. May July 88% .91% .88% Kannaa City. Sept. .88% .88% Sept. .84% .85% Sept. .971/4 .97% •. 1-01% .99% Wlnnipejr. May July 195 .95% .95% .95%- Open Close Oct .90% .SO i/2 Chicago Corn. May July Sept. -58% .57% .58% .59% .58%- .59 .. .58% 57% .58% .59% .58% 58 '/a Dec. .56% .57 .56% 6 6 Chicago Data. May July Sept. .40% .38% .37% .41% .38% .38 .. .40% .37% .37 .. .41% .38% .37%- Open High Low Close Dec. Chlcago Porte. May July ... 19.85 19.95 ... 20.17 20.15 ... 19.85 19.92 20.15 20.10 Minneanolla YVheaz. Open High Low Close Puts No. 2 northern No. 3 northern May oats .... July oats .... Oct. oats May flax .... July flax Sept 19.60 19.80 19.60 19.60 July Calls ... 91% Winnipeg Close. No. 1 northern 95 92 87% .35 36% .37 V. 1.15% 1.17% Oct. flax 1.19% Minneapolis Canh Cioae* No, 1 hard 53a4 No. 1 northern 92% @.93% No. 1 northern to arrive. .91%£j/.92% No. 1 northern choice 93% No. 2 northern 90%(fi).9i% .93% No. 2 Mont. No. 3 northern No. 1 durum ... No. durum to arrive JjJjf No. 2 durum No. 2 durum to arrive head All that was mortal of Lew A. Hun toon, president of the First National bank and variously interested in other Moorhead and Clay county commercial and fiduciary institutions, was laid to rest in the family lot in Prairie Home cemetery yesterday afternoon. The services and committment of the body to the grave were witnessed by con siderably more than 2,000 people rep resenting the city of Moorhead and ("lay county, and among them were officials and members of boards who had been associated with Mr. Hun toon in the conduct, especially of the normal schools of the state. The simple but very impressive obsequies were conducted by Rev. H*. A. Kernen, pastor of the Congregation al church of Moorhead of which Mr. Huntoon was one of the most devot ed members and always a liberal sup porter of every work undertaken by the church and an active worker with in the ranks of state and national bodies of that denomination—he was always given to all good works. The service was conducted just within the vestibule to the home and was in the following order, the music being simply a few hymns, Newman's Lead, Kindly Light, Amid the En circling Gloom and How Strong and Sweet My Father's Care, by Murray, sung unaccompanied by a quartette, Mesdames Askegaard and Wheeler and Messrs Kantor and Perley. Hymn—Lead Kindly Light. Selections from the Scriptures, Psalm xxiii St. John xiv Rev. xxiii. Prayer. Sermon. At the conclusion of the service the funeral cortege was formed. The very short distance of the cemetery from the home allowed of the carrying of the casket, from the home to the grave by the active pallbearers, C. A. Bal lard, F. A. Weld, A. H. Costain, A. M. Hopeman, Henry Mueller, E. E. Sharp, EOF C8KTES1 An event this evening at Concordia college will be the annual contest for the Hagen-Dosland medals, given for efficiency in oratory. There will be four orations and interspersing them will be renditions by the Girls' Glee club of the college. The board of judges will consist of Attorney Rich ardson of Fargo, Editor Richards and Superintendent Edwards of Moorhead. The contest will begin at 8 o'clock and is free to the public. District Court. County Attorney Dosland moved the trial of criminal cases before Judge Nye, this morning, and the flrst one called was that of the state against John Berg, charged with selling liquor to minors. Mr. Dosland appeared for the state and Attorneys Witherow, Marden and N. I. Johnson were at the opposite side of the table for the de fendant. There are about thirty de fendants to be called for the same of fense and it is said that the charges are to be stubbornly fought. Last Saturday evening C. T. Daque, indicted for the crime of bigamy, ap peared in court and through his coun sel, Garfleld Rustad, asked to be al lowed to enter a plea of guilty. Mr. Dosland did not object and the prisoner was, sentenced to the state prison at Stillwater for an indefinite term, which is said to be not more than Ave years. Resolutions of Condolence. At a meeting of the Woman's Club of Moorhead the following preamble and resolutions of respect to the memory of Lew A. Huntoon were ad opted: Under Divine Providence we are called upon to mourn the loss of one of our noblest and most worthy citizens—one who devoted the better part of his vigorous manhood-days to the upbuilding of this community and the betterment of mankind. The passing of Lew A. Huntoon, from this sphere of action, fills our hearts with grief and deep regret. But, bowing with reverence to the will of the Most High who doeth all things well, we humbly invoke his blessing and protection for the bereaved wife and children, who have, in their great affliction our mose heartfelt sym pathy. Resolved, by the Woman's club of Moorhead: that a copy hereof be sent to the bereaved family, published in the local papers and incorporated in the minutes, of the club. Sarah B. Comstock, Laura Evans, i Josie Torson. Committee. f.*:'-. Signs on Three Roads. Crookston Times, Saturday: Yester day, Pres. G. A. Morley of the Crookston Automobile club, "and W. R. Low, official chauffeur, accompanied by two flunkies, made a trip south west of the city, and put up all the missing road signs between here and Eldred and Climax. Nearly all of them had been placed, but there were a few missing links, and now no trou ble will be experienced by a driver in getting to Crookston, or any place they wish from Crookston. The Maple Lake, Grand Forks and Fargo roads are all signed up. The signs are sub stantial, affixed permanently to well set posts, and the work will prove a great convenience to all travelers, as well as to autoists. School Man Resigns. R. B. McLean, who has been super intendent of the city schools of Fergus Falls for the past six years has re signed to take a position as state school inspector to which he was ap pointed by the high school board of Minnesota a few days ago. The pdal tion pays |2,700 a year. Clay County to Benefit. A dispatch to The Minneapolis Jour nal from Washington, yesterday, said Representative Steenerson had that day received notice from the postof fice department that an inspector would be sent to Clay county, in his district, to reorganize rural delivery routes. Mr. Steenerson said that Clay County was one of the flrst in Minne sota to be covered by rural delivery service, but that the .service has not kept pace with the growth of the coun ty and many families are not included in existing routes. Baccalaureate Sermon. The first of the commencement events of the Moorhead public schools was the baccalaureate sermon to the seniors at the Congregational church p\aht- The sacred edifice .wa#'e#t danger that ca$ threaten liberty. Department Thousands Gathered for Huntoon Funeral Great Cotcotirsc Present When Remains of Best Loved Citizen of Moorhead Were Laid to Rest—Services Simple But Impressive J. C. Vincent and H. J. Harris. Honorary Pall Bearers: S. G. Com stock, B. F. Mackall, John Costain, David Askegaard, Henry Schroeder, P. H. Lamb, M. T. Weum, C. A. Nye, James H. Sharp, D. C. Darrow, Fred Stalley, R. W. Richards. Presidents of tne other four normal schools of the state, President Weld being one of the pallbearers: W. A. Shoemaker, St. Cloud G. ~E. Maxwell, Winona C. H. Cooper, Mankato E. W. Bohannan of Duluth. G. C. Schultz, superintendent of public instruction for the state of Min nesota C. L. Atwood of St. Cloud and J. C. Wise of Mankato, members of the state normal school board of which deceased had been a member. Young men and women bearing the many beautiful floral tributes which had been sent to the bereaved widow and daughters. The casket, carried by pallbearers. The officiating minister, Rev. H, A. Kernen. Mrs. Huntoon and four daughters, relatives and members of the house hold. The relatives were, Mr. and Mrs. Harry K. Huntoon of Stillwater Mr. and Mrs. Robert Slater of Hudson, Wis. Mr. and Mrs. H. T. Seeley of Minneapolis. Close following were Mr. and Mrs. C. R. Andrews of Ada, Minn. Vice President Geary of the Merchants' National bank of Fargo President Weiser and Vice President Irish of the First National bank of Fargo. The committal service at the grave was briefly impressive and according to the form of the Congregational church. 9 In the vast assembly of those who gathered to pay their last respects to one who had been so prominent in all of the Affairs of the city and county were representatives from almost ev ery part of the county and the most sincere regrets were expressed at his sudden taking away. overcrowded with parents and friends of the class and the schoois. The preacher was Rev. R. A. Beard. D. S v, ,rgoV. jyhose subject was The School of Books and the School of Life, based on the text, Act xxii, 3 am verily a man which am born' Jew, born in Tarsus, a city in Silicia, yet brought up at the feet of Gain aliel and taught according to the per fect manner of the law of the fathers and was zealous toward God, as ye all are .this day. ..The reverend gentleman was given the most profound attention which the earnestness and instructlveness of his words commanded. The musical part of the service was rendered by the quartette choir of the church which lead in the hymns and gave a splendid rendition of a Te Deum by Buck, and during the service Dr. Paul Verne con tribubted a solo. While the service was one of the most impressive ever held yj1'det the auspices of the schools of the city, there was a cloud of sorrow over it caused by another event earlier in the day, the funeral of Mr. Huntoon. a former superintendent and later a firm and fast friend of the public schools of the city and a donor of crold medals given t, stimulate different efficiencies. His kindly face was missed as for years he had made it a point to attend this annual service if he was in the city. EAST SIDE N0TES At a meeting of the Woman's club of Moorhead, at the home of Mrs. Titus the following were elected of flcers for the ensuing year: President, Titus vice president, Mrs. fc. j. Comstock treasurer, Mrs. F. A. Weld recording secretary, Mrs! Walter Goodsell and corresponding secretary, Mrs. Hal Harris. There was a good attendance and the annual reports were read. Owing to the pass ing away of L. A. Huntoon the socia bilities were suspended. The Minneapolis Symphony orches tra will give concerts, afternoon and evening, at Fergus Falls, Friday, June 6. Bishop Corbett of the Roman Cath olic diocese of Crookston confirmed a class of young people at the church of the Assumption at Barnesville yesterday morning. The attorney general's office is tussling with the problem of the establishment of the line of demarca tion between a pig and a hog.' The office is asked to determine the exact moment when a pig is evoluted into a hog—or whether a pig is born a pig or acquires hoggishness by time and hard work at the trough. The.ques tion is propounded by an assessor from the western part of the stale who has been delving into the blanus furnished him by the state, and alao the law covering the assessments Pigs and hogs are treated with dis tinction in the assessment plans, bu^ The Glyndon paper has mixed up commencement events of the Moor head normal and high school. The class play of the latter has been post poned until next Friday evening. Glyndon News: Friends of Mrs. C. A. Dawson (who was formerly Inez Potter of Glyndon) received the un welcome news that the lady was seri ously ill at St. Barnabas hospital in Minneapolis.' It will be good news to them, however, to learn that she is now on a fair way to recovery. The Dawsons now live at River Falls, Wis. The death is announced of the aginl father of Knute Thoreson, father of 1 Mrs. Peter H. Pederson, who for a lon^ time resided with his daughter. The venerable gentleman passed away about 6 o'clock this morning. Today there was shipped from the Briggs greenhouses in this city a car load of tomato plants of selected var ieties. The plants were consigned to parties at Casselton who are to raiFt* tomatoes for the use of the canning factory in that city. Street railway trackmen were work ing today repairing the track and turn out on First avenue north, raising low places and making the road nice and smooth after the effects of the severe weather during the winter. At Grace M. E. church, tomorrow evening, Rev. W. J. Hutcheson of Fargo will deliver an illustrated lec ture on Newfoundland. There will be a small admission fee for the benefit of the church and the lecture will be gin at -8 o'clock. Showers are promised for tonight or tomorrow with no particular change of temperature. This afternoon the sun was shining brightly. Moral Indifference. Henri Frederic Amiel.-' If ignorance and passion are the foes of popular mortality, it must be confessed that moral indifference is the malady of the cultivated classes. The modern separation of enlightenment and vir tue, of thought and conscience, of the intellectual aristocracy from the houest and vulgar crowd, is the great- SB TfE FARGO I-ORTJM 'AND DAILT EEPTJBEICAN, MONDAY EYENTNG, MAY 26, 1913. 1 no line of demarcation is asked to be drawn between a pup and a sheep or I a lamb or a sheea. We are now ready to receiv your shipments of cream in any quantity. We are paying as much as the i" st andfnore than the most-of the big creameries in the bis markets and saving you some en \press charges. We can give you better serv ice and we insure. prompt re turn of empty cans. SHIP T© US TODAY fend Produce Co. FARGO REFERENCE—First National Bank, Fargo. Newark, May 26.—Jacob Dunn and Zeley Davenport, the Wharton, N. J., wood choppers who sent threatening letters to President. Wilson before he assumed office, were sentenced to the Trenton state prison, Dunn for five years and Davenport two. The famous DuVal shirts are on sale at de Lendrecie's tomorrow and Wed nesday at 79c. Otily a fortunate pur chase of these goods at an extremely low price1 makes this price possible. All men should see the assortment. —-Advt. 1 "CHIMMIE" FADDEN'6 CHILD I BECOMES SOCIETY GIRL. SlW V /"'Ik Washington, May 26.—"Chim mie" Fadden's daughter—that is, Ned Townsend's daughter—has been introduced to Washington society by Mrs. John Hays Ham mond. She is expected to become one of the belles of the capital*1 where her father is a populsjr member of the house of represent atives. It is not very many years since Townsend, then a newspaper man, became famous by producing Chimmie" F*adden. He became so famous that the people of Mont clair, N. J., where he lives, decided that he ought to go to the house, and they have kept him there for several terms. Ruth Townsend was a very little girl in the days of "Chimmie's" greatest fame, but she has grown up into a beauty. BEAUTIFUL AMERICAN SUFFRAGETTE IN AUSTRIA as •oew* Mrs. Crystal Eastman Benedict of Wisconsin will be one of the beautiful suffragettes the United States offers to the International Council of the Woman Suffrage association in Budapest. She will deliver an address which, members of the party believe, will prove to European suffragettes that there are brains as well as beauty among the American women who seek the ballot. Mrs, Benedict is One of the leaders',of the move ment in Wisconsin and has exert ed much influence on legislation 'In that stats. ,1.1 a i GAS TRACT 4 Tomorrow morning at 10 o'clock August Hanson, manager of the J. Case Co. will give a demonstration of a gas tractor and drag in doing road work, on roadfe out near the fair grounds. It is said that this c'ombina tion does excellent work in keeping roads in shape at a minimum expense. Auto owners and others interested in good roads will see the demonstra tion and any person who would like to see the work is cordially invited to be present SEVENTEEN 10 GIjMTE SECOND ANNUAL AGRICULTURAL AND MANUAL TRAINING HIGH SCHOOL COMMENCEMENT AT A. C., FRIDAY, MAY 30—CLA8S DAY THURSDAY. The Agricultural college will gradu ate seventeen students from the agri cultural and manual training high school department. This is the second class from this branch of the college work. Commencement will be Friday evening at 8 o'clock at the armory and class day will be Thursday. The roster Is as follows: Harold Aslakson, Steph en K. Bjornson, Ray Boyd, Worth Couey, Warren G. Dodds, Lewis Dolve, Martin S. Hagen, Edwin Hooper, Sid ney Hooper, Ada Lachner, Rosilla Ladd, Vego Mikkelson, Harry Peter son, Bessie Thom, Helen Walter, Peter Vartdal. The programme of commencement events is as follows: Class Day Exercises. Thursday, May 29, 1913. college ar mory, 8:00 p. m. Part I. May pole drill. Part I!. Class exercises. Piano solo Ada Lachner President's address Ray Boyd Class history ... Stephen K. Bjornson Class poem Rosilla Ladd Cornet Duet .. Ray Boyd and Harold Aslakson Class prophecy Worth Couey and Sidney Hooper Class song ... Words by Bessie Thom Music by Ada Lachner. Music Male Quartette Class Officers. President Ray Boyd Vice president Edwin Hooper Secretary Mary Gibben Treasurer Mary Gibbens Class colors: Blue and gold. Class motto: Onward and Upward. Commencement Exercises. Friday, May 30, 1913, college armory, S:00 p. m. Programme. Music ..l.Z. .......I.. Selected Prayer Rev. F. G. Behner Address ... i Choice Not Chance A. G. Crane, president Minot Nor mal school, Minot, N. D. Music Selected Presentation of graduates, I. W. Smith. Presentation of diplomas, J. H. Worst, Music Selected TBEUFACULTVBUSV Mueh In Demand to Deliver Com mencement Addresses Over the State. This week the faculty of the A. C. will be very busy giving commence ment addresses. President Worst will speak at Lis bon. Sheldon, and Grafton, and next week at Red Wing, Minn. Dr. Bell will speak at Carrington, Dr. Reynolds at Park River, Professor Waldron at Barnesville, Minn. Profes sor Minard at Rolla, N. D., and Prof. H. I* White at Starkweather, N. D. 19 KM KSOSENE STOVE \BW CONTRIVANCE BAY BE MAN UFACTURED IN THIS CITY—DEM ONSTRATIONS BEING GIVEN IN A TENT ON N. P. AVENUE BY THE OWNER. The Walt Coal OH Meal Burner may be manufactured In this city, provided the proprietor, Mr. Wait, can make arrangements for the organization of a stock company. This patent is reg istered in Canada as well as in the United States, and for the present Mr. Wait, who is the inventor, is showing the workings of the same in a tent on Northern Pacific avenue He claims that with one gallon of 'coal oil or kerosene, he can run a big hotel etove for six or seven hours and that it does 1 ail the work that any other stove can i do. He also says that is can be fitted to any kind of a stove. He has a fac tory in Canada which at the present time is turning out 1,000 a week and another at Racine, Mtch., Js turning out 100 per week, with every pros pact for an increase in business. The people are invited to call and see him I with the assurance that he has a great contrivance and that Fargo is the best I town he can think or in which to lo cate. EABLV WHO FIRE Fire Department Given Run to South Side This Morning at 2:30 O'Clock Cottage Burned. The fire department were given a hasty run this morning at 2:30. o'clock to the residence of J. E Hargrave at 315 Tenth avenue south! The flames had made rapid progress even before the alarm was turned in. When the department arrived on the scene there was little left of* the interior of the house that could be saved. Mr. Hargrave and his son were sleeping alone in the house, the rest of the family being away on a visit Little of the furniture or belongings were saved, though the department suc ceeded in keeping the exterior walls intact. EmhnrrnHscd. Chicago Record-Herald: "Didn't you feel pretty cheap sitting there with a young and innocent girl at such a shocking play?" "I did. She had to explain a good many of the innuendpes before JL was a e o s e e 4 e a k 1 II IH«||»an tfil»u Hull I 0N»I nil. I tmwhi III mi n(ini,i nr.. •1,1.^.1.1 niwai •dhMwuVi in i" nihwirt ,• 11 if- 111 nnliiMwiiyiMi fim RE0TAL AT WjWETON Wahpeton, N. D., May 26.—Tonight, 'in the Congregational church at Wah peton, will take place the first of the series of graduation recitals from the Wahpeton Conservatory of Music, to be given by Mrs. Emma Braun-Nelson. This conservatory is an auxiliary to the state school of science, and there are two graduates from the music de partment this year. Mrs. Nelson will be assisted by Rjudolph Gilles, baritone, and Miss Alvina Eckes, accompanist. The programme is as follows: Valentine's Gebet (German text) from Faust Gounod It Is Enough, from Elijah Accompanying Mr. Roosevelt were Robert Bacon, former assistant secre tary of state Truman H. Newberry former secretary of the navy Gifford Pinchot, James R. Garfield, Jacob Riis and several other men of national rep utation. 01Y WITNESS DF mm CALLE8 Newburgh, N. Y., May 26.—When the trial of Burton W. Gibson for the imurder of Rosa Szabo was continued In the supreme court, John Minturn of Greenwood Lake, the only eye witness of the fatality, was subjected to rigid cross-examination. On Minturn and the medical experts the prosecu tion largely bases its case. TliiSiMSVENTNM -Continued From Page One. the tide washed sands twenty-five feet below. Six persons were killed by the shlv ered timbers or crushed to death by the falling bodies of their companions and friends. Fifty more were serious ly injured, while hysteria and paralys ing fright disabled scores of others. Subjects of Britain. A section of the auditorium went down with a crash and the debris from it added to the wreckage which fell on top of the injured and dead. The victims are subjects or former sub jects of Great Britain, resident in southern California. The dead were laid in the National Guard armory while the injured were hurried to the hospitals in this city and in Los Angeles. All doctors in the city were called and their efforts re inforced by surgeons and nurses who came from Los Angeles when appeals for aid were sent to that city. Victoria's Birthday. The accident occurred a few min utes before noon. The Empire parade, the principal feature of the celebra tion, in honor of the late Queen Vic toria's birthday anniversary, was just ended and the participants with thous ands of others were crowding up the steps of the pier and surging towards the auditorium when the pier floor sagged. An instant later the supports gave way and the crack and groan of breaking timbers were heard mingled with the shrieks and cries of the vic tJms as all went down into the mass of debris and writhing human forms on the sand. The cause of the crash is officially attributed to the over burdening of the pier caused by the fact that the audi torium had just been locked after a rpmber of people entered. This caus ed the crowd to surge while additional thousands crowded on the steps. Immediately after the accident the huge pile of wreckage marking the spot where the dead, and wounded Jay, was surrounded by a dense throng, which in anxiety to discover whether some loved one were included In the struggling mass of dying, overwhelm ed the comparatively few policemen and for some time rendered futile ev ery effort at rescue. DLL CONNECTED WITH Continued From Page One. ed a great deal of improvement over hiB former appearances and had the chance of the sleep punch not slipped home, the battle would have been re markably even. Jn the brief contest he exhibited better judgment of dis tance than his opponent and also put more steam into his blows. Pelky came here a comparative stranger to the fighting world. He was born at Chatham, Ont., twenty eight years ago, and commenced his ring career at the bottom eighteen months ago. Burns was the only man who ever got a decision over him. His opponents, prior to comine to Calgary, were largely second or third raters and Pelky arrived here with nothing but nerve and a punch which was backed by 205 pounds of bone and muscle. In his bout with Burns he showed noth ing but a left jab that Tommy had lit tle trouble in evadipg. In fact after the fight with Burns, Pelky was asked jocularly if he had no right hand Burns took hold of him before the bout with Andy Morris and in that engage ment he exhibited a very serviceable right hand but Burns had discovered it. Morris was knocked out and Pelky got a degree of assurance that helped him. Still working with Burns and Griffith the past month, he improved 500 per cent in foot work, shiftiness and ringcraft in general. Burns is managing him and, after the death of McCarty is probed and the responsi bilities proved, Pelky and Burns will probably go south to meet Gunboat Smith or any other promising heavy. Pythlang Meet Tonight. Local and visiting Knights of Pyth ias are called to attend a regular meeting of Fargo No. 2, this evening at 7:30 o'clock, at the castle hall in the A. O. U. W. building. i $ 4 s v Lucky, Indeed* L'ife: Parke—Blldat is certainly tied to his wife's apron strings. Lane—Well, in these days he Is lucky if he has a .wjJE# witji apron stringy v.* V Mendelssohn Erl King Schubert Concerto Op. 25 Mendelssohn Molto, Allego con fuoco, Andante, Presto, Molto Allegro E Vivace. Toreador Son, from Carmen ....Bizet Little Love Ballads— Who Knows Ball I Love You Truly ......Jacob-Bond Mine Solman FOB DAMAGE SUIT Marquette, Mich., May $6.—Col. Theodore Roosevelt, accompanied by a retinue of friends, witnesses and newspaper men, arrived here this morning. His suit for $10,000 against George A. Newell, publisher of The Ishpeming Iron Ore, was scheduled to begin at 2 o'clock this afternoon, with the selection of the jury. y 'f, i s 1 OF Washington, May 26.—The district supreme court here, which originally sentenced Samue! Gompers, John Mitchell and Frank Morrison, the labor leaders, to jail for contempt of court, asked the supreme court of the United ales to review the decision of the district court of appeals which affirm ed the conviction of the men, but re duced their sentences. The request for the review was made on the ground that the court of ap peals is without authority to reduce the Sentences. HUGE! IR1E0 Tokyt), May 26.—The condition of Emperor Yoshihito continues to im prove. The physicians in attendance declare themselves confident he will recover from his attack of pneumonia. His majesty Is cheerful, takes nourish ment freely and his heart action is strong. Count Chiaki Watanaba, the imperi al master of ceremonies, read to the emperor President Wilson's cabled message of sympathy, which was also displayed prominently in the newspa pers. Lane Attacked Bill. Senator Lane made another attack upon the Indian appropriation bill when it was taken up by the senate committee. He charged that a man whom he didn't name—was already scheduled for the place on the com mission to make the roll of the Chip pewa Indians in Minnesota, and was formerly attorney for the lumber com pany which holds the contract upon which the commission will have to pass. "The fact that appropriations cover ing hundreds of thousands of dollars go masquerading about in a bill under misleading titles, would seem to indi cate the necessity for a reasonably careful scrutiny of other of its pro visions," said he. GRAVEL TRAIN SILLS MUTES TWO MEN WERE EMPLOYED AT CONSTRUCTION WORK ON MILWAUKEE ROAD. Crtonville, Minn., May 26.—William Messner, age about 30, and Leslie Yager, aged 21, both deaf mutes, were killed by a gravel train on the Mil waukee road just west of this place last evening. The head of the young-** er man was severed from his body and Messner's head was crushed. Messner was a surveyor and was employed on the new construction work which the Milwaukee Co. is doing near here. His home was at Farmingdale, S. D., where he has a sister. He has another sister at Cas selton, N. D. Yager's home was in Alberta, Minn. His father resides on a farm near Morris. The gravel train is operated be tween Milbank and Odessa and was backing eastward when the accident occurred. The crew knew nothing of it until Odessa was reached and & man's cap was found on the rear car. A speeder was then dispatched along the line and the remains of the men picked up. Close friends of Mess ner are hinting at foul play and the coroner will make an Investiga tion. Several dollars In cash wa* found In Messner's pocket book his watch was missing. AGAIN ARRESTED London, May 26.—Mrs. Pankhurst, the militant suffragette leader, who was released from the Holloway Jail on license April 12, ow ing to her serious condition of health, arising from her "hunger strike", was re-arrested when she was leaving the house where she has been staying. She was arrested under the new law permitting the arrest of a suffragette released on account of the suffering from a "hunger strike", after a short period. With a new alphabet and" a Flag it f.£":^s» 1 jump-- constitution the republic of China has laid deep the foundations of a free press and practical politics. Coupon Clip five of these coupons from the columns of The Forum and present at The Forum office with v V and receive a handsome Ameri can Flag 3x5 feet in size. If a flag of a larger size is wanted five coupons and 60c will se cure a Flag 4x6 feet. Out-of-town orders send 6 oehta to pay postage.