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PERJURY CHARGE
CAUSE OF ARREST
Louis Cella Taken Into Custody
for Testimony in Bucket
Shop Case
ALTEMUS PLACED ON STAND
Testifies Regarding Ownership of
Interest in Standard Stock
Company
[Associated Press]
NEW YORK, July Louis A. Cel
la, a wealthy st. Louis man. who is
accused of having operated a bucket
shop in Washington, was today placed
under arrest by United States Marshal
Henuklo. on a charge of perjury.
(Vila's arrest follower! another sur
prise sprung by the government today
at the hearing of the bucketshup
charges against Cella, his brother
Angelo ami Samuel W. Adler, who are
named in the federal indictment on
which it is Fought to remove them to
Washington for trial.
The government produced as /it 3
principal witness Henry Altemus of
Georgetown. Ohio, formerly president
of the Standard Stock and Grain Deal
ers of Jersey City, and before that
employed by the Oella. Commission
company. Altemus. who was indie led
Jointly with the Cella brothers and
Adler, turned state's evidence ami
gave testimony connecting the three
defendants with the Standard Stock
and Orain Dealers' concern in Ji
City, which had a wire connection
with the alleged bucketshop in the
District of Columbia.
No sooner had Altemus concha]' '1
his testimony than T-ouis A. Cella was
arrested on complaint of a special
agent of the department of justice, Who
charged that Cella as a witness had
falsely testified that he was neve
connected with the. brokerage concern
known as the Standard Stock and
Grain Dealers of Jersey City.
United States Commissioner Shields
today held for extradition to Washing
ton, D. C., Edward S. Roggs, Kichard
E. Preusser, TjOo Mayer and Robert
A. Guy, members of the firm of R. S.
Boggs & Co., with offices in this city,
and accused of being connected with
the operation of a chain of bucketshops,
RECOVERS MONEY LOST
FROM 'LEG' DEPOSITORY
Thousand Dollars Given Away by
Woman Who Found It
ST. LOUIS, July 14.—George Har
vey, a farmer living- near Dv Quoine,
111., will recover $2250 out of $3250
which, he brought to St. Louis wrapped
In a salt sack and pinned to a trousers
leg last Saturday. He lost it while
walking along the streets, and his
unique "safe depository" Indirectly
leaves him short exactly $1000.
Tha report of Mrs. Sl:itti-^ Rich of
503 South Broadway yesterday, thai
during daylight robbers had taken
|8400 from her room at tin- point of
revolvers, led to the recovery.
After she had related the story of
the robbery with B wealth of detail.
detetctives found the money in a
draw.'i- of her dresser. She was ar
rested and at police headquarters con
fessed that she had found the money
near where Harvey lost it. She ad
mitted sinl save part of the money to
iii. nils, hut* did not account for the
remainder.
Harvey offered $600 reward for the
Fl covery of his money.
TO ESTABLISH NATIONAL
ACADEMY OF PHOTOGRAPHY
MILWAUKEE, July 14.—A national
academy of photography, an outgrowth
of the Photographers' association of
America, which is meting in Milwau
kee this week, is soon to be ■
nshed, according to <;. \v. Harris of
Washington, a member of a committee
which hae had the matter under con
■lderation for a year. •■ my la
to lie on the plan of the Royal French
academy, with v limited membership.
I went into a restaurant to
day and the girl who came to
take my order said: "I've got
frog legs, chicken's liver,
calves' brains, and "
I interrupted her and told
her she "ought to see a physi
cian."
In your case, you needn't go
to a physician in order to get
well. Simply pay us a visit;
we'll show you some wines that
are properly aged and will in
vigorate you; they'll stop the
wobbling of your legs, restore
your liver to its normal con
dition and build new brain
cells— fact, make a new per
son out of you.
Week-End
Specials
411,. good table wine, 2(\r
gallon out
50c Sonoma Claret, best A(\r
quality; gallon — t\J\>
TBc Angelica find Muscatel, the
finest you've ever tasted or (xtir
the money; gallon .. V\t\,
$1 Sherry, extra dry I try a raw egg
and sherry every morning and si?e.
what appetite you'll set): 7 C r
gallon l£"*
$1.50 Old Port Wine, fruity and de
licious; it is truly the milk#| ||A
of the aged; gallon <f> ' •"IF
$1.25 Rich Grain Whisky, protected
by U. S. government stamp, fiC/*
niade in 1803; bottle O"*>
$1.50 Qnimbach'i Pour Mash Whis
ky, H square whisky in a (1 (|A
full quart square bottle. ...#• •"«
Grumbach Wine Go.
649 CENTRAL AYE.
Phones: Main £295, Home F8268.
CHINA DESIRES POWERS
TO PRESS HANKOW CLAIM
Will Avoid Internal Dissatisfac-
tion by Outside Influence
TKKING. July 14.—The four inter
ested legations, American. British,
French and German, presented identi
cal notes to the foreign office request
ing the promulgation of an edict com
pleting the Hankow Zee Cheng rail
way contract. The note sets forth the
intention of the powers concerned.
their mutual agreement and readiness
to proceed with the fulfillment of the
loan arrangement.
The legations are not yet agreed as
to whether they shall press for a com
■ummatlon of their understanding with
thi Chinese government at the pres
ent time, owing to the opposition to
the loan which has been made by the
gentry of Hunan province and the
C! nio«o student bodies.
It is believed the central govern
ment would welcome an appearance of
pressure from the four governments,
as this would place it in a position to
say to the gentry that if the latter
wish to furnish the funds for the con
struction of the railway they must
raise the capital Immediately—an un
dertaking of which the objectors are
, nized to be incapable.
TRAMP IS ARRESTED
FOR TAKING A BATH
Uses Public Drinking Fountain
and Goes to Jail
NEW CASTLE, Va.. July 14.—"Mar
tin Walter, tramp, taking a bath," was
the name of a prisoner and the charge
written on the blotter at police head
quarters last night. The charge
prompted B newspaper man to seek an
Interview, during which Walter said:
This is tin- first time ] have ever
been arrested. I did not steal any of
the water, not even a drop got into
my stomach."
Policeman Nelson, who made the ar
rest, said he had found Walter with
soap and towel, scrubbing himself in
a public drinking fountain.
Walter told Mayor Lusk that he
liked tci wasli. even if he was a tramp
and he was promptly released.
BOODLING CITY OFFICIAL
IS SENTENCED TO PRISON
Former Pittsburg Councilman Al
lowed Time for Appeal
PITTSBURG, Pa., July 14.—A. V.
Simon, one of the former councilmen
rounded up in the prosecution of graft
ers last spring, was sentenced by
Judge Jamos R. MacFarlan, in criminal
court today, to serve eight months In
jail—four months on each of two con
victions for accepting bribes for his
votes—and to pay a fine of $200 and
costs.
Simon received $325 for his vote on
the hank depositary ordinance, and was
one of those to whom was paid the
bargain rate of $81.10 for his vote on
a street ordinance.
An appeal to the superior court was
prantorj on a writ of supersedeas and
Simon was allowed to renew his bonds
pending the appeal.
M. L. Swift, Jr., former councilman,
also was called to hear his sentence!
but on request of his counsel, post
ponement was granted until Saturday.
SCHIFF SAYS RAILROADS
ALASKA'S GREATEST N€ED
DAWSON, July 14— Jacob H. Schiff
and bis party of eastern tourists who
are Inspecting Alaska left last night
for Bkagway, where they will embark
on the private yacht Ramona for Cor
dova, and Valdez. Mr. Schiff and his
guests expressed themselves an delight
ed with the country through which they
passed between Skagway and Dawson,
Mr. Schiff declared that this country
should become as populous as the pro
ductive parts of Siberia and Russia in
the same latitude, which are now sus
taining millions of people. He said the
great 1 mcd of the far north Is trans
• tion, and expressed the belief that
a railway from Edmonton, Alberta, to
the headwaters of the Yukon would
furnish the quickest method of trans
portation necessary to rapid develop
in, hi ol the country.
WILL ACCEPT FREE SITE
FOR POSTOFFICE IN GARY
WASHINGTON, July 14.—1t was an
nounced .'it the treasury department to
day that the government probably
would aci ppt .111 offer made on behalf
of E. U. Gary, executivi chairman of
the L'nited States SI ration, to
donate prop rt\ 1 t Gary, [nd., as a site
for the new po ■1 > 1 'ongresi
hits appro; 25,000 fi t a Ite and
for Hiii building of the postofflce at
it 1.- customary to set aside
about one-fifth of propriatlon
ffi r of Mr.
Gary i-■ accepted more money will ho
availabli for the building.
750-000 SEE ANNUAL
ARMY REVIEW IN PARIS
PARIS, July n A 1 rowd number- I
inj; 750, I, Im luding dl ol
American t*uristw witnessed the an
nu.il milii
today in ci lebrat liij I fete
day The. nccaHion vvm more
notable bj tl 1 King Al
bert and Queen Elizabeth of Belgium,
, sixty thousand tr 10] s pai
Following the no« ■|o« the riew mili
tary dirigible balloon Liberty executed
a series of evolui 101 h o\ er the :
ground. Later the street fa
and other features of tl elebrutlon
were in full si
CLOSES TRUST CASE
NEW yORK, July 11 With t;
buttal of the evidei put In hy the
.]. .. nse, James s. 1 'arlet, 1 ounsel for
the government, closed his case
bi foi c Fi deral Examiner Mahaf! ■ In
the hearing in the suit of tl
1 iiist the I lupont !>.■ \. :
ler company for alleged violation
ot the anti-trust law.
TO HOLD OPIUM CONFERENCE
WASHINGTON, July 14 The Inter
■ 1 ■ ' opium conference lo be held
at The Hague next fall will hav< a
al representation of the powers,
to the latest information
,he tat( department.
s.M.r I.aui; err* kxccrsios
will leave i.«. Angeles \ i;i Sail Lake
route at ,s p, in. tomorrow, Kound
trip J35.
LOS ANGELES HERALD: FRIDAY MORNING, JULY 16, 1010.
SUGGESTION AIDS
PARALYSIS CURE
Physician Thinks Method Will
Solve Problem That Has
Baffled Science
LEGS USELESS FOR 27 YEARS
Man Helpless Since Birth Walks
Without Using His
Crutches
new YORK, July 14.—nr. Alfred J.
Fox (if this city believes that he is
curing Conrad Bchaumberg of Infan
tile paralysis, ;i disease which, up to
now, in* regularly baffled physicians.
The doctor has some reason for the
faith that is In him, too, Inasmuch as
Bchaumberg, whose less have been
withered since he was 11 baby, can
now walk short distances without
crutches. Not the le^st amaslng feat
ure of the treatment is that the doctor
is working hypnotic suggestion.
Bchaumberg, who is 27 ye.ars old, has
suffered from paralysis since he was
H baby. Many physicians had pro
nounced his ease incurable. The upper
part of his body is powerful and well
developed, btit his legs arc those Of a
child. Up to six months ago he could
not move them at all. Yesterday when
he appeared for one of his regular
treatments he entered his physician's
office on crutches, but Instead of
■winging himself along; In the old way
lie moved one leg ahead of the other.
He was placed on a bed and thrown
into a hypnotic sleep.
"NOW," sai.l the doctor. "1 will give
you a drink of the most exhilarating
nectar that ever man tasted. It will
make you perfectly happy."
The doctor handed a glass of water
to his patient, who sat up. drank it
with apparent relish and sank back
on the bed.
The physician then suggested to
Bchaumberg that this nectar was re
storing circulation and building up the
tissues of his legs: that his legs were
as much In his control as any other
part of his body. The patient moved
his legs up, down and sidewise on the
bed. This treatment was continued
for a time and then the man was
awakened. He pot up, dressed himself,
v.— Iked about the room without his
crutches and departed, using his
crutches only to help him through the
hall. Dr. Fox believes that in six
months he nil! have his patient walk
ing as well as any one. He says sug
gestions at first had no effect on
Schaumberg and thore was no mus
cular moveWnt at all in his legs. They
were cold, dry and lifeless, and meas
ured about six and a half inches in
circumference. Now the doctor says
they measure ten inches, have color
and perspire.
RELIEVED OF PAPERS BY
PSYCHOLOGICAL REPLEVIN
Protest of Insurance Official Un
availing in Court
ST. LOUIS, July 14.—Papers claimed
as personal property by Harry B.
Gardner, head of two local Insurance
companies undergoing receivership pro
ceedings were wrested from him yes
terdaj afternoon at the hearing before
Referee H. 8. Caulfield by what at
torneys were pleased to term a
"psychological replevin."
The incident probably is without a
precedent, and while there is no such
thing in legal parlance as a "psycholog
ical replevin." the expression nptly
describes it. While on the stand Gard
ner, as he had done several times be
fore, took a wallet from an Inside
por-ket of hi? coat. Removing several
papers from it, he started to expl.iin
them.
Before his attorney was aware of Uis
purpose Gardner reached across the
table and offered the papers to oppos
ing counsel.
•Here, these will show you what I
mean," he sa.ld.
One glance at them was enough for
the attorney, who. addressing the
,-eferee. asked that they be held as evi
dence. This was done over Gardner's
protest.
DEPUTY SHERIFF HELD
FOR MURDER OF MINER
Pennsylvania Official Claims He
Shot in Self Defense
OREENSBURG, Pa., July 14.-
BnelUng, a deputy -'. i riff, was arrested
today when found hiding in the woods
near the Clarldge mines, where, it Is
■aid, he Bhoi and killed John Cutler, a
striking miner, late last night.
The arrest was made by eighl
troopers Bent to search Cor the missing
deputy, following the discovery of
cutler's body by the roadside with
four bullet wounds, it was claimed
by the miners that Cutler had been
shot from ambush, but Bnelling de
clares he shot in self defense,
He says he met half a dozen strikers
on the road last night, and that one
threw a stone at him Cutler, who was
one of the miners, advanced with his
hand on his pocket as though to pull
a revolver, says Snelllng, when the
deputy tired.
The other strikers (led. he Bayn, after
a number of shots, none of which took
effect.
CHARGE BUCKETSHOP MEN
WITH $500,000 LARCENY
BOSTON, July 14. —Arthur B. Seder
,, 1 i. Harry !■'. Curtis and John E.
Barry of the defunct firm of Seder
quint, Barry & Co. of New Sfork and
o ton, pleaded not guilty to three in
die tincnts In the superior criminal
irt I iday.
three indictments, in 120 counts,
, larceny of I 600.&
tenance of bucketshops and a con
y to -teal. They were held in
ball each for hearing In Oeto
bi r.
TEN YEARS FOR BANKER
PITTBBURG, r'ii., July M.—Ernest
vV. Bowman, former uilatant '■ash
iii ol the Citizens National bank of
Tl ■•'.!, nentencsd to serve ten
In the Western Pennsylvania
penitentiary by JuiU;" James B. Young
in the United Btates district court here
today. In May, 1808, Bowman pleaded
guilty of misapplying the bank's funds.
J (•TheGreatest
PLPPiano Sale
nS Continues
. , ' . " \ ' ■' .. _^^__^„__^— " "
The response to our last announcement was most gratifying. All day the store was full of wise buyers who came
8 The response to our last announcement was most gratifying. All day the store was full of wise buyers who came
in a critical attitude of value-comparison and who remained to buy. In spite of their purchasing, though we still
Kllipr have half again as many instruments on our floor as there is room for. They must go, and go quickly.
We Have Set Aside Nine Splendid Instruments
to Be Sold by Tuesday Night
_ They are brand new pianos, worth in every case nearly double the price we are asking. And we are deternv
I 4ssts^X *ned to move them out at once. . # •
li slpP We have forgotten profits for the
Tl I^l : sake of making more room, and
gpil. I J in every case we have induced the
T | umi manufacturers to either cut their
W^J profit down to a minimum or to
M\^m forego it entirely.
rvT YOU GET THE BENEFIT
mm • ■ . - 4 ;~p *• ;- ■ ■ i , ... ' ■ * " . -rr ■ , "..-.''■,*i . '■ "• -,".--■ ■•. »i "v ■■ » '' % . ' " *
I Three $300 li we^A^ || Two $350 Mahogany
Uprights iSH or Oak Uprights
£$& Wtj . - - -. JL^CCIvCr They can't be made in /JJ» <*d f\ /"^.
Wga%& The manufacturing flf» -^ >^ £^* . the factory ' for a cent Ik |1 1 \
S^ cost is actually $155. Jl) f| /S-Sv Hi^flOS under $212. and we get **r H\J y^ik
. Freight charges $13. |W\ f% ' \\ZTi***! them for $242; freight | 111
PThey are piano, made JL \J \J {Estab' 18$6) charges $6 each; total -*" <* V/
and sold without profit. "*" V and for the - $248-°ur price to you.
H Two $700 Player "*? ? p Two $425 Mahogany
Pianos« Now Only o- able Uprights
ridllUa—llUW V/IUJ • PiailOS Magnificent, standard (jjl^^ M £^\
r^T These cost $490 each, <[>■■■* <4 BS^ The world's instruments that cost ty 1M %£
actually cost that to %JT| C" Medium the maker $175 each A^4-i^
make. It costs $25 to >r lf^ H "^ priced II costs $23 - each to -<«^ B
get each of them here. J•■ 1 instrument get them here, and no-
No profit, either for «L^ -H-^^ l| body makes any profit on them.
x-^^ the maker or for us. ■ ' • ' } c
JP Out of the High Rent District, but Convenient to the Shopping Center
** Angelus Music Company
I 630 WEST SEVENTH STREET
I Store Open Evenings During This Sale ,
'TPI7IOHJTC —The Best in the City
n 11' IfiTO Ip/ y A broad statement- but we mean **•We win du P licate ' we win even make a h*"
II 1 JI ' ¥1 L I tle easier- the easiest terms that an other music house can offer. Try us on this
mAiAm , cincl sec. * ! -
WHITE RUBBER EXPERTS
ARE WANTED IN MALAYSIA
Consul Genera! at Singapore Ex
poses Methods of Promoters
in Placing Values
WASHINGTON, Julj 14. In leport-
Ing to this government on opi i ri m
in Mala] sia tor rubber grow ing ■
prises, Consul General Jan as T Duboln
it Singapore cited an Instance lo show
how the Investing public is sometimes
: in in i!ii exploitation of the rub
ber industry there.
"An estate way sold t" promoters for
$150, .'■ be iay», "The syndieati K"t
E M planter who knew the estate to
j,nt a dotation value on ii He ni
The promotei s yen m i s;11-
Isfied. Another expert examination
This time the price was |3E
British and American gold waß pouring
Into thi i ountry, and the get-rioh-qulch
spirii was born. Another expert was
called In, He was told of the former
valuations, and thai they were unsat
torj i[e valued the c Jtate ii
00. Jus) .-it this time rubber t'»>k
a |ump iii thf London and New fork
markets, ami another expert whs
t,, report, and he placed the Dotation
at |760,000; ;111<i the syndl< ate, in
order to have it in round nui
made it an even $soo,OO(i ami floated it
lit fiis price, i*t:r>i ji<- fought for tlm
stock, tin- share Issue was oversub
scribed, and many of them Immediately
gold .ii a good advance. All this was
done within a. few months, " Ithout the
slightest i 1111 jI-< \ i in,nt on the
i the natural growth ot the tew
hundred acres "t pars plant! which had
ii-, been planted,
Trained white upervlsors on tbe rub
ber estates arc i" demand, tlio consul
genera] reports, and there is a scarcity
of labor and consequently high wages.
SANTA FE PLANS HANDSOME
NEW DEPOT FOR SAN DIEGO
SAN DIBOO, July 14.—Plans for a
new passenger depot, ?.r.o by BO test,
and two bin freight shed* to I" 1 buill
of reinforced concrete and t,. cost ap
proximately $500,000. have been made
by the officials of the Santa, Fe sj-k
--tem, according to unofficial atatementi
made this morning. The new depot
will oqpupy the site of the present
passenger depot and freight shed and
the two new freight sheds will, be lo>
cated two blocks south of th" passen
ger depot, The announcement is giv
en added strength by the presence here
i ently of Superintendent Hitchcock,
whosi headquarters are at Albuquer
que.
MAYOR OF TACOMA IS
INJURED BY ELEVATOR
TACOMA, J'liy 14.—Mayor a V,
Pouceti of this city was kertoualy In
: lured today in an elevator accident
He undertook t" step Into tin elevator
from tho third floor of th<> ctty hall
just as tin! cage started upward. The
mayor mis thrown from the passen
y< r platform of tho elevator to tbe
freight platform below/ Hi; m se
verely injured about the head ami
neck and tin- physician "ho examined
him believed ribs had ln-cn broken.
ondltion is serious.
ONE KILLED I»N WRECK
QUEBEC, July 14.— One man
killed and many injured in a Canadian
North railway tran wrock near here
today, six cars, containing :'lll> Eng
li.sh Immigrant*! were shattered and
they took fir*.
Flrketts Auto Livery, 246 6. Spring
Phono Main 719.
DISTURBS PRAYER SERVICE
TO SLASH HIS OWN THROAT
Worshipers at Mission Interrupt
ed by Would-Be Suicide
SEATTLE, July 14.—William Keemet,
33 years old, out his throat while at
tending a prayer service at the Apo*
tolie mission lust night, and is now in
the city hospital, where he is not ex
ported to survive.
Beemet was sitting well toward the
front of the mission, house, and while
the congregation was engaged In prayer
pulled a razor from his pocket and
slashed his throat from oar to ear. His
action caused great excitement among
the worshipers. Several men rushed
to his side and endeavored to stop the
How of blond with their handkerchiefs.
A letter from his father at Corvallis,
Ore., was found in his pocket, urging
the son to hurry homo, as the father
(tared ho could not live long.
CONTRACT LET TO BUILD
RAILROAD IN ARIZONA
TUCSON, Ariz., July 14.—Contract!
were awarded today i>y the Arizona,
Mexico and dull of California railroad
for the construction of the railroad
trom Silver Bell, Aria., to port Loboa,
n dlatance of 200 miles, giving Tui eon
a One to tidewater. Contracts were
ii!s.> lei for ;i reinforced concrete pier
to '-uiilili! the largest seagoing vessels
to dock, according to a telegram from
v. 1,. Mason, \ i<« president of the De
velop tit company «f America, now in
Paisalc, M. J.
KILLED BY FALLING WALLS
GRAND [BLAND, Neb., July 14.—
Collapsing walls of the burned bulldina
of ih Nebraska Mercantile company
lust night killed two workmen und
several persons had narrow escapes.
BRAZIL'S NEXT RULER TO
BE SHOWN MANY SIGHTS
President-Elect of Southern Re
public Will Be Entertained
on Visit Here j
WASHINGTON, July 14— Probably
the moat elaborate progtani ever pre
pared for the entertainment in the
United States of a dignitary from
South America ll being- arranged lor
Prealdant-elect Hermei Fonica of
Brazil. Prom the time that he lands
in New York, August S, until his d<<
parture, September 2, ho will he. kept
on Hi" go, Melng the sights of Amer-
Ica and being entertained with much
display.
charge Sllva of the Braziiism em*
baaay In the I'nited States is arranging
lit the state department for the pre
■entatlon of General Fonaca to Pres
ident Taft at Beverly. Immediately
after thnl formality the president-elect
of Braall will visit Valley Forge, Pa.,
to meet Secretary Knox, Receptions
in honor of the distinguished visitor
are being planned at Philadelphia,
Boston and Washington. Similar func
tions may a wall him when he visits
PtttabuVg and Chicago.
'in account of his own accomplish
ments in military organizations, tho
Brasillan will be taken to West Point
and to Annapolis to inspect the
■ChOOls there. He will also visit tho
shipbuilding yards or toe east. The
president-elect win be accompanied by
Mr. Rodriguez, editor of the Journal
of Bommeree, an influential Brazilian
publication, .
It'a v «aey to secure a bargain In a t»«1
•utomoblfe, through want adv»rtliln«, a» II
iiMd to b«-and itUl l*-to •tour* • iu»H
tad cutUc*. - ": "~"—-

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