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CLERICALS IN BELGIUM WIN BITTER ELECTION Liberals and Socialists Combine to Change Government, but Probably Fail BRUSSELS, May L'2.—Elections were held today for deputies' in various districts and the results of the ballot may have an important effect on the political situation. The Liberals and Socialists have com bined to crush the Clericals, who have been ill control for the last twenty-six The original majority of the Clerical party was seventy-six, but tnls has been' gradually reduced to eight seats. The allies have bent all their energies to gain at least lour seats and over throw the domination of tlie clericals. The right has been made by the Liberals and and Socialists on certain reforms, including the substitution ol simple universal suffrage tor the prea- a.—_ ■ : ; , . : : ; —; ——7 , r i w YJ~\' 1 *■. » C Are what will bring victory in The Herald's Voting Con- V\3 1 IL/^ test-the only thing which will get you the prize you are after is VOTES! VOTES! Nothing More-Nothing Less V'OTILS! DO YOU want a $5300 home? Or a $3380 Knox Tourabout? Or a double trip to •*-' the Orient? ($787.50) Or a $750 Lindemann Grand Piano? Or a $600 mahogany set? Or a $500 banjc account? Or a $300 double trip to Honolulu? Or a $266 double trip to Alaska? Or the other double trip ($264)? * Or another $260 double trip to Honolulu? Or a $250 Columbia graphonola? Or a $220 double trip to Mexico City? VOTES ===== C^ T^ rP ===== ... ■ - % f* PRIZES To Get Prizes Get Votes! If you are anxious and determined to win—if you want any of the prizes listed above—you now have an opportunity to make your success certain! Energy now has a greater value than at any time during the contest. Why? THEN HUSTLE! HUSTLE HARD! HUSTLE-VOTES ®l VOTES-PRIZES SEE ANNOUNCEMENT ON PAGE 9 y _^————— ——————————^—^——^^—— ~~ . " .- ■ .".-.'..>-.. : >\ :»'. ivvN#r>.' ent system of plural voting, based upon 'property and higher educational attainments and the enforcement of compulsory neutral education as against trio present system, which is largely religious. The elections were held in five pro vinces which Bje entitled to eighty-five seats OUt of a total of 166. Incomplete returns show the re election of Schollaert. The Clericals lost one sent but the indications at a late hour are that they will maintain their majority. CONSERVATIVES IN SPAIN RETAIN GRIP ON SENATE MAPRID, May 22.—Elections for sen ators were held today, but there is no change in the conservative character of the senate, as sixty-one members sit by virtue of their position as grandees of Spain, captain generals and arch bishops, and V2l are appointed for life. The returns late tonight show the .•lection of senators as follows: Lib erals, sT; conservatives, :i7; catholics, 14: republicans, 3: Carlists, 2; Other parties, ,V The ndvintaKP In belli* In jail Is thai you don't have to worry about whore the next meal Is coming from. LOS ANGELES HERAJJ): MOM \\\ MOHMMJ. MAY 23, 1910. GIRL TEACHER ATONES WITH LIFE FOR MISSTEP Young Woman Victim of Tragedy. Man Companion H-3ld PEORIA, 111.. May 23.—Miss Minnie Alders, 20 years old, a school teacher of Princeville, was found dead in bed at a hotel here today with three bullet wounds in her body. Her companion, S. T. Easterly of ChiUlcothe, til., ■ freight conductor, is detained by the police pending an Investigation. No charge has been entered against him. Easterly and Miss' Alders came to Peoria on Saturday and registered at the hotel as man and wife. According to Easterly, the glrj spent most of the night In tears, He said he left her early this morning and went down- Btairs and was absent about fifteen minutes. When he returned ha found the girl dead. PLAY PROVES SUCCESS Tiio dramatic Bection of the Turn-1 verein Germania presented a live-act drama, "Muttersegen," or "The Pearl of Savoy" at Turner hall, 821 South I Main street last evening. The play, the action of which is supposed to occur in the time of Louis XV of France, deals with the romance of a peasant girl and a Franeh nobleman. The six teen members of the cast took their rarts excellently. The leading roles were portrayed by Creseentia Renee, Guftel Boetthher, Erubt Rudolch and Rudolf Horn. WILLIAM BLAKE, NOTED MINERALOGIST, IS DEAD BBRKBU&Y, May 22. — William Phlppa Blake, a prominent mining man and mineralogist of Arizona, formerly a professor In the department of min ing at the University of California, died today of pneumonia. He was 83 year* Old and had made the trip to , Berkeley to attend the golden jubilee celebration of the university, at which the degree of doctor of laws was con ferred on him. Professor Blake was a native of New York. He was graduated from' Yale in isr.2 and in 1564 joined the faculty of the University of California. He remained in this position until 1894, \\ lion he went to Arizona to look after : his mining interests. STUMBLED ON BOULDER AND FELL TO DEATH Daughter Witness to Parent's Tumble and Is Prostrated SAN FRANCISCO. May 22.— •Stumbling over a boulder at 4he edge of the cliff overlooking Dead Man's" point, near the Golden Qate life sav ing station. C. U Snow, an automobile supply agent, who had been out for a walk with his 14-year-old daughter Elsie, plunged headlong over the Steep embankment 150 feet into the ocean below. As the men of the life saving crew were lowering lines in Hie hope of saving the man his body was caught in the swirl of the undertow and was carried out to sea. Snow's daughter, prostrated by the sad experience, was oared (or at the life saving station. WOMAN LURES HER FORMER FIANCE INTO POLICE NET CHICAGO, May 22.— Miss Mayme Ryerson played detective so luccess- fully that today she was able to hand over her former fiance, Walter Kutrchled, to the police when he ar rived here frorrt San Francisco. Both are 81, and their homes are in Mil waukee. Miss Ryerson accused the man of obtaining J3OO from her a year ago by false pretenses. She recently learned of hla whereabouts and wrote him, of- Terlng forgiveness and asking him to return. She. met him at the depot to day in company with Detective Oer man of Milwaukee, who placed him under arrest and* returned with him to Milwaukee tonight. PUTS $10000 HE SAVES IN DIAMONDS; ROBBED NEWARK, N. J.. May 22,-While Samuel Vogel and his Wife of Newark. N. J., slept soundly burglars entered their home this morning and stole JlO. --000 worth of Jewelry. The robbers also stole |600 in cash. Vogel, who is a middle aged shop keeper, had put the savings of a lifetime into diamonds. Mr. raniPKie thinks that a man who ■lies with mlllloni ouklu to forfeit iinif of v to tin- state. Why. rather than Ittbmn to tills n WhoU lot of them WOUld keep rlHllt Oil llvliiK- —rhllmlnlphla I-pilrit. Music Notes THE Association Dante Allghterl will give, a literary and musical entertainment this evening at the Gamut chili. i / —♦— y ' Miss Maude Nlcolaldes will give a piano recital at the studio of the Occi dental School of Music Saturday after noon nt 3 o'clook. She will bo assisted by Miss Winifred Miller, soprano, and, Miss Flora Hege, accompanist. The De Chauvcnet conservatory an nounces a pupils 1 recital from the vari ous grade*, on Saturday afternoon, May 18, at 3 p. m.; at 845 South Figueroa street, in the conservatory auditorium. Portions of De Chauvenet's late com position, "Russian Symphony," which was so heartily received at the last concert, will ho repeated. Madame Da Chauvenet will sing the aria from 'T* Travlata." The study club will talk on Mendelssohn at 2:30. Rome mon understand Ju»t nimut as much aboul poliltolani as they understand about a woman. Th' l.iwn mower hiivtnfr romf from winter quarter!, th« peek-a-boo should do likewise.