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VOL. XXXII, NO. 184.
PREACHES SERMON AFTER WEDDING BRIDEGROOM OF AN HOUR OC CUPIES PULPIT TELLS OF WAYS TO FORGIVE The Rev. Christopher Ruess and Mlts Stella Knight United In P. Bonds of Matri mony . , Surrounded with feathery flowers of the southland and amid many admlrlnar friends the Rev. Christopher Ruess and Miss Stella Knight were united in the bonds of matrimony yesterday morning at the home of the bride's parents, Mr. and Mrs. William Knight, 1012 West Eighth street. The Rev. Dr. Thomson, pastor of the Independent Church of Christ, officiated. Following the wedding service ths Rev. Mr, Ruess, the bridegroom of only an hour, preached an eloquent sermon at. the Independent Church of Christ. 'The Rev. and Mrs. ' Ruess are well known In Los Angeles, both having re ceived their early education here. The Rev. Mr. Ruess went to Harvard, where he* graduated with honors. For several years he lived In New England and for one year had charge of instutional work In San Francisco. He Is now pas tor of the First Unitarian church of Alameda. The rooms of the bride's home were beautified with wild mustard and smllax. She was gowned In white or gandie, trimmed with lace, and carried Easter lilies. Misses Bertha Knight, Edith Walters,' Snow Longley and Mabel Long and Messrs. Harry Ruess and Emerson Knight stood with the bridal couple. ■ The Lohengrin wedding march was rendered before the cere mony with selections from "Faust" fol lowing. .r At the' morning service at the Inde pendent Church of Christ the Rev. Mr. Ruess presided, preaching the sermon from . the topic, "B our Ways to For give." Before the sermon he stated his pleasure at being back in the home of his childhood snd with his helper anil guide. Dr. Thomson. j At the close of the church service an Informnl reception was held for the Key; and Mrs. Ruess In the church par-^ : lors." '" Followlng'/thls - the bridal party repaired to the home of the . bride's parents, where a wedding,, repast was served." ; ' ; .The Rev. and Mrs. ■ Ruess left last evening for Santa Barbara to spend their honeymoon. SIMPLON TUNNEL OPEN TO TRAFFIC GREAT ENGINEERING, FEAT IS FINISHED Trains From Italian and Swiss Sides ■ .-..■... ■ . ._. 1 Meet at the Center Where Celebration is Held . . By Associated Press. * • ROME, April 2.— The Simplon tunnel, the longest in the world, was inaug urated this morning: when from the Swiss and Italian sides the first trains passed through, meeting at the center, where there was the iron door which originally prevented the overflow of a torrent of hot water and which was today opened for the first time. The weather at the entrance to the ' tunnel was springlike, though the sur rounding, mountains were covered with snow, but once inside the tunnel the ■^temperature became "very high. Engi neer Bradau, wta.Q.; had directed the -work on the tunnel,' conducted the Ital ian ".train,/; which part of the way was lighted by miners with lanterns. Engineers Exchange Greetings '.The train' from the Italian end was the' first' to reach, the iron door, but a little, later the train from the Swiss side was heard on the other side of the door. " ' . ; There was a brief time spent In com municating ' through the ' doors by means of hammering, and finally the door was knocked down amidst frantic applause and cries of "Long live Swit zerland" and "hong live Italy."' Bands played the Italian royal march andj the Swiss anthem, and the two patties embraced and kissed each other,", Engineer Bradau shook hands with Engineer Roaemund, the director of ; the work on the Swiss side. Preacher Drops Dead Br/Auoclat«d Prom. LRXINOTON. Ky., April 2.-Rev. James h . Cochran of JJroadwell, Ky,, a student of the Elble . college of Ken tucky; university In this city, dropped dead .In the pulpit of the Stamping Grounds Christian church ten - miles Ironi Lexjngton today of heart disease. Los Angeles Herald. MINISTER CLAIMS FAIR LOS ANGELES BRIDE THE REV. ANDMRS.;CHRISTOPHER : RUESS BEATEN SENSELESS BY HIGHWAYMAN RESTAURANT KEEPER VICTIM OF- BRUTAL ROBBERY Attacked in Dark and Found Lying Unconscious on Ground by A, • Wife — Suspects Former . Employe George Storm, .who conducts a small restaurant at 422 1-2 East Fifth street, was the victim of , a brutal ,;■ assault, made by highwaymen last. night.' He was robbed of his money,' amounting to about $70 and two go\d watches. So severe was the blow' dealt: him that he was found by his wife lying. in. the rear of his place of business unconscious. Storm suspects a former dishwasher in hi* employ with having committed the assault upon: him. ■ -. . .-;. . . ■; .... Storm, was closing, his place of busi ness for the night about 8 o'clock and had already told his wife to wait out In front for him while he shut the rear door, j Just as he stopped out into the back yard he was knocked down and robbed .of all. his money and Jewelry. As her husband did 'not go out uh expected; Mrs. Storm began a search and found, him lying on the ground Just outside the back door. He was revived and stated that when he -was knocked down his" assailant w^s be hind him In the door. Storm was taken to the receiving hospital, where his Injuries were, dressed. Storm told the ' police that a 111:111 named Grover, who had apparently been a tramp,' went to his place about two weeks ago and was given v sit uation as 'dishwasher. When the police searched for (frovPr at his room 011 'Central' avenue shortly after the assault upon Storm last night, the man could not.be found. I Storm's Injuries consist of a couple of bad bruises over Him left eye and a laceration of the back of j the head, which required - three stitches at t the hands of the receiving hospital doctors before the wound was closed. Danforth's Condition Favorable By. Associated l'rm. WASHINGTON, April I— The condi tion of . Elliott I Oiinf ot'th of New York, who Ik 111 of typhoid fever, v-ontinuoua favorable. 1 LOS ANGELES. CAL* MONDAY MORNING, APRIL 3, 1905. TO SUPERSEDE OLD LOCOMOTIVE GASOLINE MOTOR CAR PROVES .. -GREAT SUCCESS Inventor Claims Engine Capable of ■ '. ..High Rate of Specd — To' Be Sent to Pacific Coast Special to The Herald. I OMAHA. April 2.— At last the Union Pacific railroad has succeeded In get ting a gasoline motor car which, the management believes, will supersede the steam locomotive. .'' If the motor t sustains the excellent showing It made today the doom of the ponderous coal and oil burning engine la sealed. : • ...... The ■. Union . Pacific gasoline motor, which Is too be sent to Portland, Ore., for service, was given fits official trial today. '-. - 'The car was run for • a distance of nearly forty miles out of' Omaha along the line and back, and when It re turned' the men who : accompanied It expressed their opinion that the suc cessful motor car had been achieved. Superintendent of Motive Power Mc- Keen, who designed and superintended the construction of the car, was at the throttlp on today's run. He j pointed with much pride to the car- as he stepped off It, remarking: that his life's dream had been accomplished. Ttia feature of the car which dlstln guishcs It' from all other gasoline mo tors is the air pressure system of start- Ing, which enables" It to be started at high gear and without a jar. Tho ear Is shaped like an Inverted raring, muchlne and is capable of Im mense speed. On the trip 'today, al though no attempt was made to run at high speed, the run of forty miles was made in Beventy-flve minutes. Accused Counterfeiter Captured By Associated Press. SAN FRANCISCO, April 2.— Harry Alexander, alias Harry Churchill,' is under arrest for counterfeiting | and passing bogus 10-cent pieces. It la also Buspected that Alexander is wanted in this [. city ; for hold-up work, and the police are now working: on this end of the' case. .Alexander; resisted arrest *uiU nearly made his escape. WARSAW POLICE FIRE ON CROWD FOUR ARE KILLED; FORTY MAIMED All of Victim* are Jews— Troops Claim Marching Populace Threaten Them! Two Women Among Those Injured By Associated Press. WARSAW, April 2, 9:40 p. m.— A se rious conflict occurred at 7:30 o'clock this evening on Dzlka street, where a Jewish Socialist society had organized a demonstration. The troops which came to disperse the gathering fired into the crowd, killing four men and wounding forty persons, two of whom were women. The trouble on Dzlka street began during a memorial meeting for a late Jewish revolutionary leader. A crowd of more than 1000, mostly Jews, carry- Ing red -flags, marched Into Dzlka street and was met. by a mixed police and military patrol of twenty men. The police claim the revolutionists fired revolvers at them, the leaders In citing the mob to attack- the patrol, which thereupon fired several volleys Into the crowd. None of the police was wounded and no firearms were seized. The people removed all except nine of the wounded. These were taken to the hospital. "All Victims Were Jews It Is expected that two or more of the wounded will die. The dead and wounded were all Jews. The police made many arrests. Other disturbances are reported to have occurred. The streets had been patrolled throughout the day, the au thorities, having anticipated trouble. , Conditions here are causing much uneasiness and nervousness. Hand printed proclamations have been found in \the streets warning the public against walking near government buildings and other places, as bombs would be thrown In these quarters. Representatives of the party of vio lence are visiting private persons and levying i contributions 'for "ammu nition." ■;■ '..■.■ • ■ They proluce lists of names with the arnpjui ts.to^be .£olt«\ted 'f rornjMlclV and • require ' the contributor to j sign': his name opposite, these assessments, which range from $2.60 to $50. '.•: ■: ■• Governor Grows Alarmed When Governor General Maximovltch arrived here ten days ago, : to assume his official duties he ordered that trie Cossack' detachment awaiting him at the station be retired, saying he did not want a/i escort. Driving through the city today, however, the governor gen eral's ' carriage was * surrounded by twenty Cossacks. The editors of the Polish newspapers here were summoned to the castle yes terday. Governor General Maximovltch received each of them separately In the most friendly manner and talked with them on various subjects freely, especially on the question of the cen sorship. He invited them to come to him in case of any difficulty. WORKMEN MAKE DEMANDS Russian Factory Employes Want More Wages and Shorter Hours By Associated Press. ST. PETERSBURG, April 2.— Reports from many places throughout Russia, Including Tver, ■ Borlssoft and Slsran show that employes of'warehouses and shops are again demanding shorter hours and more wages. There has been a general strike of shop assistants at Samara and Irkutsk. "":)*£ ■ ■ According to the Russku Slovoe sixty workmen in a factory at Lodz have been' poisoned and twenty-eight are in a critical condition. ' """*«£ Gorky's 'Trial is Postponed By Associated Press. ST. PETBRSBURG, Aprl/ 2.— Tin trial of Maxim GorVy on the charge of drawing up proclamations with the ob ject of overthrowing the existing Btate of affairs in the empire and disturbing public order has been postponed until May 16. "'» ' SAN FRANCISCO POLICE' CAPTURE HIGHWAYMAN Bandit Carries Bank Book Showing Money on Deposit In f*t'\T~'.\'' Redlands By Auoblated Freu. SAN FRANCISCO, April 2.-A lone highwayman attempted to hold up Ar thur Hewett, a bartender, today In a Pacific- street saloon. The only per son present, besides the highwayman and his Intended victim was Morrln Learney, who ran out and called two policemen who prevented the crime and arrested the highwayman. At the city prison the robber refused to give his name. A bank book of the Union bank of Redlands with the name "Joa. Miller" was taken from his pocket and he admitted that It was bis name. It showed a deposit of 5195 on March 18 last and a subsequent withdrawal of $113. Miller said . he came from Redlitnds about two ' weeks ago to get work ' as m. cook, but . further than that hu ' re jußtU to talk. CHIEF EXECUTIVE TO ATTEND ROUGH RIDERS' REUNION THEODORE ROOSEVELT STEEL PROMOTER IS UNDER ARREST C. W. FRENCH IN CUSTODY IN SAN DIEGO Released on Furnishing Bail for $5,000 — Says Contempt of Court is the Charge Against • . Him By Associated P"c»s. I SAN DIEGO, April 2.— C. W. French, formerly of Ohio, -known, as the pro moter of the Pacific Steel company and other ' enterprises, ' was arrested ' here this afternoon 'by Deputy United States Marshal Place on a warrant is sued by the federal court at Los An geles on request of a federal court in New York city. The warrant fixes the bail at $5000. French declares that the charge against him is contempt of court for failure to appear In some pro ceedings it which he was'called as a witness." ■ < .".•»• The arrest grows . out , .of a . suit brought in the federal court in i New York against French by 'K. Bartlett Webster to recover ja | note -for . $10,000 given, It is alleged, for underwriting one of French's companies. French was cited ' to appear in New' York ,to give his deposition. He did not do so, whereupon a citation for contempt was issued and his arrest followed., as stated above. He gave JSOOO bail? to appear before the United States com missioner here tomorrow. HONOR MEMORY OF • .FAMOUS DANISH AUTHOR By Associated I'rf bs. ■ % COPENHAGEN, April 2.— Hans Christian Andersen's centenary is be ing celebrated thorughout Denmark under royal patronage. . Several foreign countries have , sent delegates . to Odense, the birthplace of Andersen. Foreign Minister. , LeveUau gave a grand fete Suturday night, which was attended by King Christian and mem bers of the royal family, diplomatic corps and the American colony. ■ King Christian today placed a wreath on ' Andersen's monument in the royal gardens. The celebrations Include dra matic performances and the exhibition of relics. The town was ibeautlfully decorated. A monument to ,thef author was un veiled on the wall, of the .town near tliu cuttugu \Urtu AiuU-rbuii- was burn. PRICE: DAILY, BY CARRIER, 65 CTS. PER MONTH FIVE KILLED IN MINE EXPLOSION SEVEN OTHERS INJURED, TWO "PROBABLY FATALLY; - Disaster is Caused by Steam Collect ing in Portion of [ Workings .. Where Fire Has Burned 1 Several Years By Associated Press. PRESCOTT, Ariz., April 2.— As a re sult of an explosion "In the United Verde mine at' Jerome, ' owned by Sena tor Clark, five men are dead and seven others seriously, one or two probably fatally, injured. . . • J The i accident happened just as the shifts 'were '.being' changed and all of the men except twelve had been raised to the surface. They were waiting at the station of the three hundred foot level to be hoisted from the mine when a terrific explosion occurred, j killing five and injuring seven others. '*""* On account of the recent heavy rains the surface water found its way to a portion 'Of the mme 'where a fire has been burning for several years, and steam j formed, . causing, the explosion and blowing out the bulkheads erected to keep the lire fro |i spreading. The men were suffocated by the smoke and heated steam. Had the accident happened fifteen minutes earlier or later one hundred men would have been caught, most of the old shift having Just left the mine and fifteen minutes later the new shift would have been at work. The explosion caused the mine to cave from tho surface, and the rail road which crosses the property turned over and the ; rails, were twisted into overy conceivable shape. The company has had trouble with fire for years and has had constructed a cement bulkhead, which was thought would keep it under control for years, and this has been destroyed. Medical Student Ends Life By AuoclHtt'ii Prau. SAN .JOSE, April 2.— A man sup posed to be Arthur Tlllcock, aged 32, a medical student . of San Francisco, deliberately laid his head on the track before a northbound passenger train near Sunnyvale: this morning and died from his Injuries a few minutes later. A cltnlo card -dated. January, . 19M, found < beilde : hla • body, gave his ad dress 'an the St. ' Nicholas; hotel, ' Ban PRESIDENT OFF TODAY ON TRIP WILL ATTEND REUNION OF THE ROUGH RIDERS TO MAKE NO STOPS ON WAY After, Leaving San Antonio He Will *• Go Hunting In Texas Pan handle and Later In Colorado By Associated Pres*. WASHINGTON, April 2.-President Roosevelt ' will leave | Washington to morrow morning on a long trip to the west.and southwest.' He will be absent from the capital for nearly two months. One of the chief , objects 'of the", trip which the president has /had In mind Is the reunion of his Rough Rider regiment of the Spanish-American war,', which Is to take place at San Antonio, Tex., next Friday, ■■. and tor which an elaborate program of exer cises . has been arranged. There - will be a 'number,- of brief stops en route, where the president - will make ad dresses. .Leaving Knn Antonio there will be a brief stop and address at Fort Worth, which - will terminate the publio part of the trip, following which the president is to go hunting ■In tho Panhandle of Texas and later In Colo rado. • . , ''■ ' ..", All arrangements -have been made whereby the president will keep in touch with publio affairs both during his . railroad ride and while hunting, so that he will be enabled . to pass -on all matters requiring his attention. Itinerary -of Trip The following ' statement regarding the Itinerary of the trip was made pub lic tonight: ' ! "The president will leave Washing ton Monday, April ' 3, at 9 'a. ' m. over the Pennsylvania railroad. He will be accompanied by ; Secretary Loeb, Dr. Alexander Lambert, Qeneral ' S. M. B. Young, Lieutenant G. R. Fortesque," M. ' C. Latta and J. L. McGrew, stenog- " raphers ' and representatives of news paper press associations. ' The first ; stop 'will i be' 'made at . Louisville, : Ky., . at 9 'o'clock . Tuesday f morning:.'-!' The": president and party -will pass. injprcU'; cjbssloiir through^ the city "and the' presiw dent will make an address. '^ The train; will leave Louisville at, 11 o'clock,' pass through St. Louis at 8, p. m.,'; and 'at that point take the Missouri, Kansas & Texas road for San Antonio. '% A- few. short stops will be made in Indian ,Ter-' rltory. on Wednesday. .', At g Sherman. Tej?,., where the party, will • arrive at 4 p. m., the president will leave ths train, drive to the. public square "and < make a brief address. • Dallas will jbo '■ reached at 6:30 p. m. and after a pub lic address the president will attend a dinner. , .... ■ . . J ' "The next stop wlll.be at Waco ' on Thursday, April 6, at 9:30 p. m. -The president will • speak briefly ( at 'Waco. He will' reach Austin 'at 2 o'clock Thursday afternoon, address the joint session of the legislature at the capltol and later speak to the public on the lawn of tho capltol. Rough Riders' Reunion "The train will reach San Antonio at 8:30 p. m. Thursday, but there. will be no public program until the follow (Continued on Fag« Two.) THE DAY'S NEWS . FORECABT Southern California: Fair Mon day; light west wind. Maximum temperature In Los Angeles yes.' terday 68 degrees; minimum 47. > deflree>- ':' -■ •'...••^ I—President off on trip. 2—Calve coming to coast. 3 —Tong organized by young women 4—Church services. s—Southern California newt. B—Mining.8 —Mining. 10.11 —C.assifled advertisements. ,'.-. 12—Criticises governor. FOREIGN Young" Er.cltah girl pussies physicians with a variety of personalities. ■ ■ ,• -• '."'"• DanUh people celebrate centenary -of Hans Christian Andersen. Police of Warsaw lire on unarmed pepulact, killing four and wounding many. EASTERN Rev. Dr. Washington Gladden preaches ser mon Mooring piracy In business world. President Rooaevelts starts today on hunting trip and to attend Hough Riders' reunion. Union raclno railway makes successful test o( new gasoline motor car which may super sede the locomotive. COAST Fly» men killed, seven lajurtd. la mine ex plosion at Jerome. Han Francisco police capture highwayman In art of holding up a man. - Promoter of I'aclno Bteel company Is. ar rested. LOCAL New rules of police commission fall to stop women from drinking. '■- ■ ■ ■■■•«' Restaurant keeper brutally assaulted by high way man and robbed. -. - . ' Councilman Houghton, Kern and Ford favor uassaga of gas ordinance ov»r mayor's veto. • Hrldagrooni of an hour • oocuplea church P County hospital physicians bring. health tv last survivor of Eon land's V«n«suelan ooU>nli» tlon scheme.' ; . • ' ' >• •1 • .•."■' I't-riuler traveling saleswoman, sells carload uf Ink In lam AiiMules. 4J9*MiM VounK women form novel soclsty to be known as Tung i*i» **v Yta. *a^«.<VHNMSMSSHMQM Drlay of governor In aiipolntlag new Jud««t -r^-.i.in. sever* criticism.