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»t 1 1 A v., Wednesday. June 7.1911. .viii'iii. ed undert Exact Copy of Wrapper. 0HPHEO1 Tonight is your last night to see one of the best programs seen here for some time. Two first class vaude ville acts, a good illustrated song and a program of photo plays that are great. Watch our coming program for tomorrow. (UlAXD Tonight is the last for the present billj at the Grand. The new bill for tomorrow night will include some fav orites who made a great hit here a little more than a yuar ago. See. to rtnorrow's Tribune. Every one has Red Letter Days. Your Red Letter Day will be the one on which you decide to train your self for better work. Seed Oats at Gussner's. The Big Hit at the Orpheum—the Wajdstein Trio. CASTORIA For Infanta and Children. The Kind You Have Always Bought Bears the Signature of NllVPl OrflflffPC the last of the season. There llaVCl VI allgca In Use For Over Thirty Years CASTORIA THC ecNTwun W orrr. CONTEST CASE. There was a contest case being heard before the officials of the United States land office at Bismarck Wednes iday. The case was that of Adam jJochim vs. Elmer B. Johnson, both of Morton county. Jochim was repre sented by Cochrane and Bradley and Johnson By Capt. J. M. Hanley of Mandan. There was a large number of witnesses summoned to appear in the case. The Lubricator. "Why do you always put a pitcher of water and a glass on the table before an orator?" "That." said the chairman of many reception committees, "is to give him something to do In case be forgets his piece and has-to stop and. tfhink.y— Washington Star. TO COVER MANDAN. Friday of this week the Tribune will issue a booster edition, placing a copy in every house in Mandan. The advertising rates remain the same, so get your copy in early. JJIJ##I# «•#-###«-#^^g^^^rrrrrrrr^rr^rrrrrrr rrr^r few bad ones among a a them, but to clean up we make $ 1 5 a real bargain, per box 1 eaart/ FRESH PAIR BUTTER Most of what we have on hand came in last Saturday— Market Day. Bat we got too much and are willing to sell for what we paid for it. The larger jars we have re-packed into wax paper pails, containing 40 ounces or 2J4 pounds net weight, per pail -40 In 10 pound jars, per pound 15 In 5 pound jars, per pound .. 17 In bulk, or pound prints, per pound 18 In 2 pound bricks, (this is our very best dairy butter.) Made by Forrest, Kershaw, Deitzman and Wilton, per brick 4 5 Comb Hoiiey,c3^7poundl5c O Until «:30. Last ••livery at S.00 P.M. McCONKEY & SON "Wk«r« Your Dollar 8 S farthest" PHOAE 209 120 6th Strett PATTERSON DAMAGE CASE WASJUSMISSED JUDGE TOOK THE CASE AWAY FROM THE JURY ANO DISMISSED ACTION Last of Criminal Cases was Disposed of and Civil Calendar Will Be Cleared as Rapidly as Possible. Tuesday afternoon after both sides had examined their witnesses the court took the case of Richard Wyldes vs. E. G. Patterson, into its own hands and away from the jury, and later dismissed the case on the ground of insufficient evidence. Wyldes was suing Patterson for damages alleged to have resulted from his fall from the McKenzie Hotel last summer. The criminal, calendar has been cleared and the civil cases are being called ana will be disposed of as rapid ly as possible. The calendar this term was an extremely heavy one and the court is hastening proceedings and clearing the calendar in as expeditious a manner as possible. anwAY wa WMHERSJERE ROUSING MEETING WILL BE HELD THIS EVENING AT BAP- TIST CHURCH. Visitors will Tour the City and Will Be Banquetted at Baptist Church this Evening. The special car carrying the dele gates to the International Sunday School Convention at San Francisco arrived in the capital city Wednesday I on No. 7. There were many of the most prominent Sunday school work. jers of the country in the party. The visitors were taken on a tour of the I capital city and to all the points of interest in automobiles as the guests jot' the Bismarck Commercial Club. This evening there will be a ban quet at 6 o'clock for the delegates in the basement parlors of the First Baptist church. It is expected that there will be a large attendance at this affair. Immediately following the banquet the visitors and the banqueters will repair to the auditorium of the church where there will be a number of inter esting addresses given by the distin guished speakers present upon topics of vital interest. This meeting is free to all, and it. is 'hoped that the church will be crowded. There will be no prayer meeting held in any of the local churches this evening in order to al low all who will to'attend this meet ing. There has "been special music arranged and an interesting evening is anticipated. The visitors will de part on No. 5 this evening. C. 0. F. PREPARES FOR THE STATE CONVENTION STATE ORGANIZATION WILL MEET AT CAPITAL CITY NEXT WEEK. Delegates Will Be Present from All Parts of the State and Successful Meeting is Planned. The state convention of the C. O. F. will be held at the capital city Tues day. June 13. and the committee ap pointed by the locallodge to have charge of the event are anticipating a most successful gathering. There will be over one hundred delegates in attendance and several of the lodg es will be present in a body. The grand lodge sessions will be held at St. Mary's hall. The delegates will be ta«.en to the various points of interest about the city and their stay here will be made as pleasant and en tertaining as possible. It is the plan of the committee to have a large ban quet served at the McKenzie hotel Tuesday evening for the delegates. There will be addresses delivered by some of the most prominent men in the state who belong to the order. Mayor Murphy of Grand Forks is the state chief ranger. T. Dunne of Fargo is the state secretary, and Mr. Sheehan of Langdon is state treasurer These state lodge officials, together with the other officers of the state or ganization will be present at this meet ing, and all will work to make this the most successful state meeting that has ever been held. ADVERTISED LETTERS. List for the week ended June 3, 911. Brown, Bertha Agent T. E. Dailway. Brendler, W. A. Bismarck Supply Co. Bowersdorf, Miss Margaret. Burtoon, Miss Sarah. Carrington, James E. Drew, John. Delehanty, John. Holland, Eric. Jones, Florence. James, Clayton. Juyum, John Lawrence, Bessie. Masset, Inga. Matison, Erfv. Portampt, Mr. Ritchey, Oscar. Side Entrance Hotel. Sette. Myrtle E. Thacher, Harriett C. Taylor Press Co. White, Harolu F. Wing, Mrs. Alma. The above list will be held two weeks, after which it will be sent to the dead letter office. AGATHA G. PATTED*. „N, Postmaster. BISMABO& DAILY TRIBUNE GLEN UEIIN WON (Special to the Tribune) GLEN ULLIN, June 7.—The fast Gl-an Ullin team, which has finally been strengthened materially, de feated the Colored Gophers of St. Paul, Tuesday afternoon, by the score of 3 to 1. The visitors played a good game but were unable to hit Nelson effectively. The next g'.ime to be played by the locals will bo with the fast White Sox team of the cap itaj city. LORIMER PROBE IS TO START AT ONCE (By Associated Pnu WASHINGTON, June 7—By unan imous vote today the Senate approved the action of the committee on priv ileges and elections in naming a sub committee of eight members to con duct the new Lorimer investigation. The sub-committee, which under the resolution adopted really becomes a separate committee, is clothed with wide authority and will begin its work immediately. TROOPS WITHDRAWN FROM TEXAN BORDER (By Associated Press) WASHINGTON, June 7—As evi dence of Tat't's belief that peace has been practically restored in Mexico, with a stable government capable of coping with the situation, the with drawal by degrees of the armed forces of th-a United States from the border of Mexico was begun today. The rflst order refers to 2,000 murines at Guantanamo, Cuba, wtio will re turn to tleir home stations and ships. This will be followed very shortly by northward movement of soldiers comprising provisional brigades at Galveston, iex., and San Diego, Cal. STAMP POUNDER S O THREE STATES MEE (By Associated Press) ST PAUL. June 7.—Two hundred postmasters of Minnesota and the Da kotas are attending the sixth annual meeting of the Tri-State Postmasters association, which convened here this morning. Senators Clapp and Nelson w«re ex pected to attend the meeting, but did not arrive. C. P. Grantield, first as sistant postmaster general, did come, however, and T. L. Weed, chief cleric in the postoffice department at Wash ington, will be here tomorrow. A. .1. Veigel, postmaster at Mankato, Minn talked this morning on "Postal Leg islation of Ijast Session of Congress." This afternoon Mr. Granfield, E. H. Myhra, postmaster at. Waphi^ton* N. D. H. C. Plumley. postmaster at Fargo, N. D, Fay Gravers, postmas ter at Miilaca, Minn. John Palmes, postmaster at Anoka, Minn., and Alex Grant, superintendent of the Tenth railway mail service, were on the program for addresses. BOYS FISHING LINE RIDS TOWN OF RATS NEW ROCHELLE. N. Y., June 7. —For the first time in fifty years New Rochelle'3 city hall is free from rats. Mayor Harry E. Colweel, the city council and other city officials, have Harrison Lee. a negro, 11 years old, for the boon. He was tak«n from his home in Baltimore, Md., by two ne groes and deserted here two weeks ago. The lad was found by Police man Joseph Bussard one night and the police kept him while Charles P. Warner of Yonkers, superintendent of the Westchester county Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Chil dren, was making up his mind what to do him. The boy watched city hall oats make ineffectual attempts to catch rats as big as themselves. Then he rigged a "fishing" tackle, baited' with cheese, poked his line down rat holes, and for three days "fished" for rats. He caught 67, of all sizes and ages, utnil yesterday one big fellow stole line, hook and sinker The boy last night placed a large piece of lim burger cheese near tha hole where the tackle disappeared and waited with a club. About 1 o'clock this morning the big rat appeared and the patient negro destroyed him with a club. Not a rat has been seen in the city bal today. When the youngster was taken to an asylum for negro orphans at River dale today he wept. Captain Edward J. Timmons gave him a little gold watch. LAUNCHED THE "BENTON.'' Boat le One of the Largest That Plies the Muddy. Tuesday afternoon the "Benton," of the Benton Packet company was launched at the boat landing at His marck The boat is one of the larg est that plies the upper waters cf the Missouri and will be put ir active service in a very short time. MAY BE MARRIED. Sheriff Frank Barnes went to Man dan Wednesday morning on No. 3, ac companied by, a large number of friends It was reported that he and Miss Mabel Degnan. who has-been singing at the Otpheum theater, were to be married Ithere today. TENNIS EXPERTS WILL BE IN CITY IN 0 SEVERAL CHAMPIONSHIP TI- TLES WIL LBE DECIDED IN TOURNAMENTS. Matches Will Be Played on G-oynds of Capital City Tennis Club—Hard Fought Contests Expected. Commencing Monday, July 3, ther* will a tournament held :it Bis marck, under the auspices of the United States National Lawn Tennis association to decide the champion ship in two of the leading matches oi the northwest. The contests will be played on the courts of the Capital City T-ennis club and there promises to be some hard fought matches. The tournament will attract to the capital city many of the best known funis experts of this section of the country The open event which will be de cided will be t-'-e Western North Da kota hampionship, both men's singles and men's doubles. There will be a cup given by the Bismarck Commer cial club for the winners of each of these titles. The closed event, which will be played off, will be the Missouri Slope championship, both men's singles and men's doubles. The Patterson cup will be awarded to the winner of the title in the singles, and the Little cup will be awarded to the winners of the title in the doubles. The Young Men's Association oi Bismarck has tendered the use of its dressing rooms and shower baths an I their rooms will be headquarters for the players Entries must be sen* to Mr. Benton Baker, chairman of the tournament committee, before Sat urday, July 1. Residents of the Missouri slope countiss are eligible for the closed events. The western championship matches are- open to all. There wi!l be a number of expert players heie from South Dakota and from other parts of the northwest in addition to the local players. Mr. Krayne Baker will referee the tournament matches, which promise to be very interesting. Necrological MRS. DICK JOHNSON. The death of Rosie, wife of Dick Johnson, occurred in* this city Tues day evening at 10 o'clock. The de ceased was 22 years of age and was the daughter of Frank Berthon. Death was due to complications following child birth. The funeral will be held at 9 o'clock Thursday morning from St. Mary's cathedral. The deceased is survived by her husband and by two children, one 14 days old and thehanging other one year of age. The sympathy of the community is etxended to the bereaved family. NEW DEFINITIONS. "Some of the answers given by pu-disgrace pils of the public schools to quest'.ons in examinations are certainly amn ing, and are different from anything found in the text books: Standard time is the time for the whole world. It was first discovered by the Standard Oil company. A volcano is a great wind. A fun nel-shaiwd cloud appears when a vol cano is coming. Some volcanoes are haid substances on the side «.f a mor.iii.ain a few rods higher than the s.irface. An earthquake is a great wind storm which whirls around, ta'dng out trees and throwing up houses. The wind is an object which whirls around and carries dust and seed. It helps to get. the water and in many n'her useful ways Temperature tells us what degre-a it is whether hot, cold, rain, snow, wiiid, thunder or a volcano. A river gorge is formed wh-c-re a rUer constantly runs up a small in cline until it gets large, so tha* it i-i finite high. Some river gorges are formed by thunder, which whirls evav the shore and makes a gorge. A delta is a Greek letter found in some rivers. Tiree kinds of plains are marine piairso, lake plains and the kind use in manual training. Trade winds are when the wind changes from north to west or east and we have a nice day for a change. Ocean currents are currents grow ing in the ocean. They are u-mally green and quite large, even larger than a gooseberry. A des«rt consists of ice cream irult. or r'e. Environment is anything that sur •oundf- you. such as your shirt «.t pant« T'dts are caused by the sun. -xent-.n is JO hot that it forces the water out of the center of the ocean and piles it ui.on the shore, unless there .s a large hole for it to run into. A watershed is a shed .where you store wafer They are usually higher than I he r-ruse, because water h*s to rur. L'.wn instead of up. A wa-.ev. pout is any spout that takes fter from the roof. A i'io Miain pass is a pass that ihe railr.rd tM\es you. so that yoi c:in si-enr* youi vacation in the mountains. —SelfcC-trn.. SCREENS. With warm weather here you will need screens. We are selling screen doors and windows at special low prices and will call and measure vour house and fit it up Porches screened in, and careful attention given to work. Remember, prices can't be beat in town. H. C. RHUD LUMBER CO. Thousands ot men and women got their training through the Interna tional Correspondence Schools of Scranton, Pa. E H. Richardson at the display at Lenharfs drug store will gladly give you information about various courses. Seed Oats at Gussner's. WOMAN DONOR OF ISLAND TO NATION ATTACHED DY DOG WEST POINT, N. Y., June 7.— Scores of letters and telegrams were sent to Miss Anna Bartlett Warner at her home on Constitution Island, yes terday, when it became^known that she had been placed in danger of her life when attacked and bitten by a dog while out for a walk in the grounds of her island estate Miss Warner, who is 81 one years old, is widely known through liter ary work covering a period of many years and through her having given Constitution Island to the nation in 1008, in conjunction with Mrs. Russell Sage. Under the terms of the gift the island is to remain perpetually in the ownership of the government, forming part of the West Point mil itary reservation, but Miss Warner is to remain in possession of her home there during her life. Although the injuries suffered by Miss Warner in her encounter with the dog would have been compara tively trifling if suffered by a younger person, the shock of the encounter prosptrated her and she was pro nounced out of danger only yesterday. She was bitten twice on one of her hands, but the wounds are not now considered serious. LOADED RIFLE IN A BAGGAGE CAR especial to the Tribune) JAMESTOWN, June 7—Fred Paul, a resident of Valley City, who is a helper in the express care between Spokane and Forsythe, of which Roy Pettey, formerly of this city, is mes senger, was hit by the discharge of a 30-30 rifle in baggage he was handl ing Sunday morning and the amputa tion of his leg is the result. The bag gage was being loaded at Helena, Mon ttana, and in some way the rifle, which had carelessly been put in the baggage loaded, was exploded. The bullet passed through the calf of Mr. Paul's leg and shattered the bone. Mr. Pettey later found the bullet in his train box, upon examination of the rifle it was found to contain the ex ploded shell and another loaded one in the magazine. The owner of the shipment has been arrested and will be rigorously prosecuted. SUICIDE AT AGE OF 76. PHILADELPHIA, June 7—Using a handkerchief as a noose, Mrs. i.linnie Wilier, 76 years old committed suicide in a police station here today by herself from the bars of a cell. She had been arrested on the charge miscuously. That's "spreading of picking pockets, and fifteen minutes Gospel" some, after she had been placed in the eel the body was discovered. Fear of at being arrested is believed to have been the motive for the sui cide. ON CONDEMNATION CASE. Assistant Attorney General C. I-. Young left on No. 3 Wednesday morn ing for Mandan, where he will appear for the state in the Mandan Reform School condemnation case in which there is a great deal of interest. RETURNED FROM FARGO. Fred Weir, who was summoned *o appear before tlN? federal grand jury at Fargo to answer to a charge of sell ing liquor without having secured government license, returned from Fargo on No. 3 Wednesday. He was defenfad by the attorney general's department. No decision has been an nounced by Judge Amidon as yet. but it is generally believed that Weir will be acquitted of the charge against him. JUDGE GARY STILL ON (Continued from page 1.) Gary while IK- was on the stand this afternoon. WASHINGTON, June 7.—Judg-3 E. H. Gary, executive head of the United States Steel corporation, was again a witness before the House steel in vestigating committee today, declared that President Roosevelt's action in acquiescing in a deal by which the steel coriioration bought out the Ten nessee Coal and Iron company, was a piece of real constructive states manship." Gary, cross-examined by Represen tative Littleton of New York, elabo rated his views as to government su pervision of corporations and pleaded for greater cooperation between gov ernment officials and the directing forces of the big business combine tions Government May Do Wrong. Gary insisted that the government was just as likely to go too far in one direotion as the corporations in an other. Gary denied charges attrib uted to Senator Oliver of Pennsyl vania that the steel corporation was endeavoring to gadn control over the Ohio river trans|ortation lines so as to cut out water competition in the shipment of coal. BUYS FORD MODEL "T." The Bismarck Implement Co. has just delivered one of the new Mo'del 1 Ford touring oars to Francis Jasz ewiak, the well-known inventor and machinist. In speaking of the choice of ma chines. Mr. Burtsch of the implement company says the sale of the Ford car to a man of Mr. Jaszkow'ak's. mechanical knowledge and long per sonal experience with automobiles is certainly very creditable to the merits of the Ford, as the choice was made after careful investigation. &• sjinsaH 8niia '»PY 9a"Q!JJ. Pivd HATS! HATS! HATS! A specialty with us—not a side issue. PANAMAS in all styles Straw Hats $1.5010*4.00 We are showing the most complete line of soft hats in town SILK CAPS-AUTO CAPS Something new—look them over ^OSEIM'S SHOP Merchants of Fine Clothing McKenzie Hotel Bldg.. Main St. «*#**.++++++++++*++++*+++*+++++•»*++, CUTLETS From the Fargo Blade North Dakota will have a "state land show" this year that will be worth going miles to see. The ex hibits are beginning to arrive daily. Take a ride into the country and look the "exhibits" over. North Dakota editors convene at Devils lake on June 23-24, the first day to be devoted to business, and the second to raising what the name of the lake would imply. Three North Dakotans who were wallowing through six or eight inches of snow in Manitoba last week, in search of homes, may be expected back most any day. A couple of bronchos ran away in St. Paul with a wagon loaded with Bibles and tracts, dumping them pro the The "hoochemacooch at Coney Isle" must have been hot stuff for a fact. A St. Paul man, run into by an automobile claimed that he was shot. Investigation showed that his state ment was only half true. WILL HAVE BIG TIME Modern Woodmen Will Hold Annual Picnic at Eberling's Grove. McKenzie camp No. 6323, Modern Woodmen of America, will hold their annual picnic and log rolling at Kberling's grove on Apple creek, about one mile northeast of Menoken, on Thursday. June 15. An excellent program of music, shaking and sports has been prepared and the day. will be made enjoyable for all who attend. Prof. William Moore of Bismarck will deliver the principal address. There will be a big bowery dance with good music during the afternoon and the evening. Every: body is cordially invited to be in at tendance and to have a good time. STOLE SINKLER'S PANTS—AND THINGS Minot Reporter: Attorney Ed Sink ler is shy on clothes today this does not mean that the genial Edward i3 not presentable, but it does mean thai his variety of dress has been mate rially reduced. It apiiears that Ed car ries a goodly portion of his wardrobe in stock in his office, so as to mal•*• it easy for his tailor to keep th? piop er creases in his bow-legged trousers-: during the stilly hours of last ni^ht some sneak thief forced an entrance to the Sinkler suite of offices in the Les block and carried away the no»ed Lawyer's best Prince Albert, a new seersucker summer suit, and divers and various other garmenta, among them being several pairs of fancy checked and striped trousers. The fellow also took one of Ed's broad brimmed Stetson nats and a cluster cf flowing neckties. A pair of Ed's shoes found in the hallway just out side the office, indicates that the thief started with a complete outfit, biU was compelled to throw off the bal last the fact that the police nave been unable to find any trace of the culprit is good evidence that he 'iad tit*l« trouble in getting away after dropping the shoes. Kd has offered a reward for fie return of any of the garments: he has figured out a graduated scale nin I'iug from $3 for trousers to $2" tor his clerical coat. It is hoped 'hat Fd will be able to regain possession of his pants and things. ADDITIONAL PERSONALS Mrs. R. K. Foley, who has been vis iting with friends in the city U: the past couple of weeks, has returnee! to her home in Sentinel Butte. W. D. Forsyth has returned to Sen tinel Butte after a short stay in the city, daring which time he closed up a deal for the sale of a half section of the Rhud holdings in the western part of the state.