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OLDRING MAY NOT
PLAY IN SERIES
Cr^ck Centerfielder's Injury Seri
ous, and Mclnnis Will Ap-
pear in Lineup
PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 18.—Manager
Connie Mack .of the Philadelphia
Americans said today that he did not
think there was a possible chance for
Center Fielder Oldring, who was In
jured in last Tuesday's game with the
all-stars, to pla;- in tho ' world's se
ries.
Oldring twisted the ligaments in his
knee. „ „
"Some say that wo should not have
worked the players by playing' these
games with the all-stars this week,"
said Mack, "but the games were ab
solutely necessary If wo had to pay
tho penalty in the cost of a star
player. I •
"My men were getting rusty an* a
few days more of idleness would have
seriously injured our chances next
week. As it is, tho series this week
Is putting the team in grand shape."
The manager of tho champions would
not tell his outfield plans, hut said that
there was a chance thai Mclnnis will
take Oldrlng's place. < Ho played cen
ter t.day and handled himself well.
EASTERN BALL HEROES
RETURN TO ANGEL TOWN
Many Old Stars of Coast League
Fame Discovered Along
Local Rialto
Already the winter ln-rush of ball
players to Southern California has be
gun, and daily the faces of diamond
artists, who hall Los Angeles and near
by precincts as their. homos, appear
along the rialto. Southern California
is the mecca of the ball players in the
winter and with those who live else
where it appears to be a case of "once
tried, always used." "Never was there
a ball player," declares a fan who finds
time to keep the data on the subject,
"who spent a winter In this vicinity
and had the price of a ticket to South
ern California the following wlnt _-, but
returned." As the big league man
agers are gradually finding out that
California is an ideal place to train in
the spring, so the players individually
have long since found lt an equally
ideal place to pass the idle months.
Among the eastern leaguers who
have already arrived, and every train
brings more, are "Dolly" . Gray of
Washington, Elmer Reiger of the St.
Louis Cardinals and "Gavy" Cravath
of the Minneapolis club of the Ameri
can association. "Gavy," by, the way,
led the American association in batting
this year ,vlth the remarkable record
of .326. '
Among the lesser fry are "Bulger"
Walsh, the old Pasadena favorite, who
played the past season In the South
Atlantic league; "Goose" Pittman, for
merly of McCormick's, who worked
with the Newton, Kansas, team; Geo.
E. Dalyrmple of Blsbee, Arizona, Bob
Klnklein, Tim Sullivan and Lee O'Con
nor of the Clinton, lowa, club, and
numbers of others who will soon com
mence to frequent their old haunts.
BOWLING SCORES
I Last night on the Grand alleys the Buck
eyes defeated the Grands. Smith had high
game, 237, and high average, 206. Scores:
GRANDS -
1. 2. 3. Tot. Ay.
Dyslnger 168 215 1". 560 187
L_itlg 175 166 193 534 178
Henfer 156 210 174 640 180
Taylor 203 160 188 546 182
Ballard 103 194 175 562 187
Totals 885 945 912 2742
BUCKEYES
1. _. 3. Tot. Ay.
Smith - .200 ISO 237 617 206
Melster 191 164 166 521 174
Herrinan 166 181 189 588 179
Blume 137 210 224 571 190
c iry 130 162 190 , 491 164
Totals 824 897 1015 2736
On the Brunswick alleys the Wild Wests de
feated the Orpheums and the Brunswick** took
the odd game from the Mackenzie Colts.
Burns had high average and Mis. H. C. Scott
high game. The scores:
/ ORPHEUMS
;...*>■' 1. 5. 3. Tot. Ay.
McPherson 146 142 108 446 143
WVman _•• 156 173 161 496 165
Harding 148 170 174 492 164
Newton HO 13« 131 877 126
Btermar .170 175 154 499 166
Totals ...730 801 778 2309
--. WILD WEST
/ . "1. . >.- 1. Tot. Ay.
rising 153 166 ltil 484 181
Burns 193 188 209 689 196
Morris 148 _• 148 441 147
I!unn 188 176 154 j 518 172
I.awson : I>_ 149 207 641 ISO
Totals -• 871 523 879 2573
MACKENZIE COLTS
1. 2. 3. Tot. Ay.
Weber _- 183 169 627 175
„u rke 205 173 163 646 183
Tuoner -* »*- 176 623 174
Mackenzie 163 169 168 605 108
Simpson _.... 191 166 160 507 169
Totals 925 843 841 2608
/ BRUNSWICK!)
1. 2.3. Tot. Ay.
Hobgood ......'.-......'...•• "1 I*o 193 614 171
Harding 160 138 165 463 154
Scott ............1 *M -!" 164' 632 177
Conner 178 "8 181 627 176
Etratton .' 162 184 165 til 173
Totals • 787 892 868 2517
RIVERSIDE BRIEFS ,'
RIVERSIDE, Oct. 13.—Sidney Rat
lin*, chief clerk of the plant of the Riv
erside Portland Cement company, is
reported to be resting easily today, af
ter serious injuries received while re
turning with an automobile party from
the factory late at night. He con
ducted a | number of visitors through
the plant and on the return trip a
rear wheel lof the. car brokev as the
party was approaching the West Riv
erside bridge. All the occupants were
thrown . out, but Ratlin* . wasthe only
one seriously injured. He was thrown
through the glass front and struck on
his head. \ ,
Supervisor Carl S. Carlton left today
for Sacramento, where .he will repre
sent the local association at the an
nual convention of the State Fish and
Game Protective association. Ho will
urge a shorter deer season and a boun
ty of $50 on mountain lions. .
Levi; Chubbock of the United States
department of agriculture will teliver
an Illustrated lecture on Friday even
ing, in the Y. M. C. A. hall on "Agri
cultural Possibilities ln Alaska." >j <
Arlington Heights baseball team will
meet the Edison company team of San
Bernardino •on Saturday at Chemawa
park. ■' ': " ' ' - ■'/■;' '■" ' ,
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li' m easy to secure a Dana In in a n._i
attt miW■ - through want' advertising, aa it
„ , to 1* « fad -till ta—to aacne- a . horn
»( l cart 1.-•». C
KENNEL SHOW IS
A GREAT SUCCESS
First Annual Exhibition of Ladies'
Southern California Canine
Organization Attractive
The first annual dog show of the La
dies' Kennel Association of Southern
California opened Thursday afternoon
at Luna park with 315 canines of all
breeds and classes on exhibition. Dog
land aristocracy from points as far
away as Salt Lake City was repre
sented, and the awarding of prizes and
Judging the entries Is a Job difficult
enough even for those well versed ln
canine lore.
Tho judging was scheduled to begin
yesterday afternoon, but upon looking
over tho field the Judges decided to
make a tour of Inspection before com
mencing their work. Two magnificent !
Boston bulls from the Hollywood ken
nels attracted considerable attention
and will probably carry oft premier
honors In their class.
"Sultan Nestor," belonging to Mrs.
F. H. "Williams', Is one of the prom
inent entries among the English bull
dogs." Every variety of dog from toy
poodles to St. Bernards and mastiffs
is at the show, which will contlnu*
untll Saturday night,'
The Kennel association, encouraged
by the unqualified success of Its first
annual exhibition, is already talking
over the plans of the next one, and
Interest In the canine cultivating is
increasing dally. The climatic condi
tions are ideal for the _ breeding of
superior varieties of these four-footed
"friends of man," and the local show
compares well with the exhibitions of
the eastern fanciers. .
NINE LOCAL ATHLETES
IN STANFORD'S LINEUP
Cardinal Squad Contains Only
Three Players from North
of the Tehachapi
PALO ALTO, Oct. Nine mem
bers of the freshmen rugby football
team of Stanford university, which is
to meet the team of first-year men of
the University of California in tho
seventeenth annual game next Satur
day,' are students who registered at
the opening of this semester from Los
Angeles. The average weight of the
men on the team ls 159% pounds, and
the oldest player is __. Only three of
the fifteen hall from north of the Te
hachapl. ..-■••■'• i
Coach George Presley announced the
squad lineup today as follows: v
Forwards, R. M. Brown, Selma; W.
J. Barman, Los Angeles; Olmstead, Los
Angeles; P. P. Clover, Los Angeles;
F. B. Watklns, Los Angeles; C. L.
Boulware, Palo Alto; F. J. Gard, Glen
dora. Wing forward, W. P. Dorsle,
Palo Alto. Half, I_ I. Tilton, Bakers
field. First five, P. H. Harrlgan, Los
Angeles. Second flee, F. W. Reeves,
Angeles. Second five, F. W. Reeves,
ters, G. H. Mitchell, Los Angeles.
Right wing, E. H. Hall, Los Angeles.
Loft wing, E. P. Gelssler (captain),
Los Angeles. Full, K. F. Kauftman,
Los Angeles.
REGULAR TROOPS PRAISE
CALIFORNIA INFANTRY
State Militiamen' Leave Camp
Atascadero for Home ;
This Morning
CAMP ATASCADERO, Oct. 13.—Cali
fornia's Infantry " militia won warm
praise today from the regular army
umpires for the manner in which they
fought the closing bloodless battle of
the 1910 maneuvers. . '
Col. Charles Mason commanded a
red force consisting of the eighth reg
ulars, second California, troops .B, C,
D, California cavalry, troop F, eighth'
United States cavalry, a skeleton bat
talion of field artillery and two ma
chine guns, platoons of which contest
ed the pass leading from Camp Atas
cadero station.
The blues were under the command
of Col. C. St.J. Chubb, and consisted
of tho thirtieth 1 regular Infantry, the
fifth and seventh California Infantry,
troop H, eighth United States cavalry,
one machine gun platoon and a skele
ton battalion- of field artillery.
Col. Smith, fifth California, led an
attack against the red left and, al
though repulsed, received commenda
tion for his conduct of the . advance
and the masterly retreat. ■.• ,-■■.--
On the red right the second Califor
nia was in support of the artillery and
the close of \ the engagement found
them hammering the exposed flank of
the eighteenth and thirtieth regular
infantry. ' ■
The California troops) leave for home
tomorrow morning. The regulars will
not start until October 15. . /
SUPPLY COMPANY ASKS
RIGHT TO SECURE BILL
The California National Supply
company filed a petition in the United
States district court yesterday, asking
that- they be given preference In the
settlement of an account of , $2580.65,
due them from the Consolidated Oil
company, bankrupt. »;•. ■
The petition also requested that the
Consolidated Oil company be re
strained and enjoined from', disposing
of any of its property ' pending ' the
hearing of the petition. ■._
MURDER CASE NEAR FINISHED
BAKERSFIELD, Cal.. Oct. 18.—The
murder trial of Ed Clifford, Harry
Downs and George McLaughlin,
charged with killing Patrick Collins,
an aqueduct employe at Mojave, >In
February over a can of beer, will go
to the Jury tomorrow. The arguments
were finished late today. ■ .s '
SANTA MONICA TO PLAY
SANTA . MONICA, Oct. 13.—
Santa Monica high school football team
will meet the Whlttler high school
eleven on the local grounds next Sat
urday. This will be the second game
of . the season for the Santa Monica
boys. i
LOS ANGELES HERALD: FRIDAY MORNING, OCTOBER 14, 1010.
Hollywood Furnishes Many Blue Ribbon
Subjects for Ladies' Kennel Show
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MOTORCYCLE RACERS TO
RUN AT ASCOT SUNDAY
Balke and Graves Matched for
Best 2 Out of 3-Free-for
All Hour Race
The local and northern dealers have
especially requested a match between
Balke and Graves, the best two. out
of three to be winner. This race, be
cause of Interest taken in last Sun
day's races at Ascot park, will be
pulled off probably next Sunday at
Ascot. This race will undoubtedly be
ono of the greatest of all matched
races ever run on any track. The in
terest taken by the dealers alone
shows what they expect these two
great riders to do.
Balke is to ride a new Indian ma
chine, which he has named "The Pet,"
and Graves will ride a new Merkel.
With these two wonderful machines
and , daring riders this race alone will
be worth the admission.
. In addition to this race there will
be a one hour, open for all, which
will surely please the spectators. Much
Interest is centered In this race as to
the amount of miles that will be cov
ered In one hour. There will also be
an eight-mile stock machine race,
when little Don Johns . will endeavor
to walk home with the prize.
MAN LOSES BEEFSTEAK,
MUSIC AND HIS WIFE
Musician Relates Sad Story of
Matrimonial Discord
NEW YORK, Oct. Tender beefsteak and
music and melting dollars figured yesterday In
oases In the domestic relations court In* Brook
lyn. The beefsteak and music were introduced
In the case of Albert Gilbert and his wife of
29 St. John's place.
Gilbert explained that be had bought a juicy
steak, and his mouth watered all - the way
home as he kept thinking how luscious it was
going to taste. But he and his wife were not
on very good terms. She tok the steak from
him graciously enough and cooked lt so that
the house was filled with the fragrance, but
when the steak came to the table Mrs. Gilbert
wouldn't give any of lt to him. He got angry
and left the house.
"I don't mind getting out and staying out,"
sold he to Magistrate Naumer, "except that
I can't do without my music. She haa my
mahogany piano. It Is the solace of my ex
istence. I'd rather have music than eat,
though I'd rather have both."
"If your • wife will try cooking you some
dainty meals and you will reward her by
playing the piano," Bald the magistrate, "har
mony may come out of the present discord.
Go home and try it."
When she got married In London seven
years ago she had 114,000, said Mrs. James
Coates. Her husband had gone through $10,000
of It since, she added.
"And now he wants to get rid of me," she
added. • "He's altogether too friendly with a
woman at our boarding house at 124 Ashland
place. .He tried to kill mo by throwing me
out of a window. But I could forgive every
thing if he would promise to move from that
house." ' ,__ ...
"Is that all 7" cried Coates. "We'll move
' out of that house this very night."
"Make lt this afternoon," said the magis
trate. . -' -',"--;- f
HERO SAVES BUNDLE OF
CLOTHES-SUPPOSED BABY
ST. LOUIS, Oot. • 11.— moving picture
film ever depicted a more thrilling scene than
that witnessed by a crowd ef men, women
and children at the foot of Miller street Fri
day morning. A bare-headed woman was
wheeling a baby cart across the Iron Moun
tain Railroad tracks and a train waa bearing
down upon her.
"Save the child," waa the cry of a dozen
persona.
Then came the hero. __.___.
-Rob Laud, recently employed as a telephone
operator In ' the Ice department, ran toward
the track. He reached the rails Just in time
to snatch the woman and her precioul burden
from In front of the train. .. _
"I'm not hurt," he aald, aa the crowd gath
ered about and offered assistance. "Is the
baby safe?" • '• „___ ■ _ ,
"Oh yes," cried the mother. "The baby la
safe at home." And she showed the crowd
that the buggy contained only a bundle of
clothing. -!- ■■ . ■ __.._
The woman waa Mrs. C. P. Beard of 1.38
South Seventh street. Laurl Uvea at 7103 Min
nesota avenue. There was no engine attached
to the train. It was a string of box ' car*
which was sliding down grade when Bob res
cued the "chee-ild." - '
VISITORS CROWD APPLE SHOW
WATSONVILLE, . Oct. 13.—Today
was homecoming and sightseeing day
at the . applo show, v and hundreds of
visitors attended. . Tonight H. , Poor
won •• the ; box-nalllng. championship.
This afternoon lectures were delivered
by, L. T. : Sheppard . of t. Hood ;• River,
Ore., and W. S. Ballard of the United
States ,department of agriculture. , ; ,
Music Notes
A good sized audience greeted the
members of the singing section of the
Turn Vereln Germania at Simpson
auditorium last night. The concert
was arranged in order that local
friends might have an opportunity of
hearing these singers in the same song
which won for them the beautiful
kaiser's cup at the recent saengerfest
in San Francisco. This song, "Morning
in the Forest," by Hegar, was given
with splendid effect and was greeted
with tumultuous applause. Every one
of the singers felt an honest pride in
his part of the success the Los Angeles
body had won, and every member of
the audience last night was delighted
with the singers, not only in this
prize song, but In the many other
numbers of th© program as well.
Three compositions for string or
chestra, written by H. Schoenefeld and
directed by him last night, displayed
again the fact that Los Angeles has
not only singers of high merit, but
composers, as well. A song by this
same composer, "Margaret," was sung
by the club with Incidental solo by
Joseph Blschof.
Madame Bertha Penning Amet, so
prano, sang an aria from Mozart's
"The Marriage of Figaro," which was
well received and to which she, later
ln the program, gave a double number,
"Verborgenhelt," by Wolf, and "Solda
tenlied," by Taubert, in both of which
her voice was heard to good advantage.
Julius Blerllch's Symphony orchestra
contributed several numbers, and the
program was concluded by Podbert
sky's "Frederick Barbarossa," given
by chorus and orchestra. --
The concert receipts were turned
over to the fund for the benefit of the
Times sufferers'.
PLAN WORLD SESSION
OF CHRISTIAN CHURCHES
Question of Changing Name Is
Discussed by Delegates at
' Cincinnati Convention
CINCINNATI, Oct. 13.— house of
deputies of the Protestant Episcopal
convention appointed a committee to
day to meet with a committee of bish
ops and bring in a report at this ses
sion regarding the advisability of hold
ing a world's convention of Christian
churches. ■ ■
- The house of bishops decided that it
would be inexpedient at this time to
bring before the convention the matter
of changing the laws of the church re
garding marriage and divorce.
The question of changing the name of
the church from the Protestant Episco
pal Church of the United States of
America'to the Episcopal Church of the
United States in America was discussed
by the deputies, but no action was
taken. It" ' i •
"The menace of the Idle poor, who
must . work , but ■ wish to be idle, .Is no
greater than the menace of the idle
rich, who give themselves up to pleas
ure with no thought of work," says the
report of the Joint committee on the re
lations of capital and labor, submitted
to the convention by the Rev. Edward
L. Parsons, rector of St. Mark's church,
Berkeley, Cal.
Specific recommendations in the re
port included the gradual reduction of
the hours of labor in order to give that
degree of leisure that Is necessary for
proper social life; one day of rest ln
seven, for all who labor, and a living
wage as the minimum ln all branches
of industry.
ELMER REIGER RETURNS
AFTER SUCCESSFUL YEAR
Elmer Relger, a local contribution to
the "big brush," Is back from a season
with the Cardinals. Reiger was sent
to the St. Louis club, which is Bresna
han's "reserve farm" for a month, and
while there won nine of the thirteen
games in which he participated. He
joined the Cardinals again Just after
the season closed In the American
association, and then returned home.
Reiger ia counted by Bresnahan the
"biggest find of. the season among
minor league pitchers," and will be a
regular with St. Louis next year.
AVIATOR SLIGHTLY INJURED
IOWA CITY, lowa, Oct. 13.—1n, his
second flight here late today in a bi
plane, Capt. Thomas 8. Baldwin cir
cled the field several times, but .in
making a descent the machine struck
a: barn and ■• was wrecked., Baldwin
was slightly injured.
COSMOPOLITAN CROWD
HEARS FERRER EULOGIZED
Wm. C. Owen Recalls Fact That
Educator Was Considered
Latin Tolstoy
Despite the rain and the fact that the
Liberal club had held a similar meeting
the night before, the Francisco Ferrer
association was able to draw a large
crowd to Labor (Temple last night. The
gathering was essentially cosmopolitan,
as had been the intention of the organ
izers, and speeches were made by
Messrs. Stanley B. Wilson, Channlng
Severance, Clarence Melly and William
C. Owen in English, and by Gutierrez
de Lara, I. Camminlta and S. Chaplro
in Spanish, Italian and Yiddish. At
Intervals the assemblage sang "John
Brown's Body" and the "Marseilles."
Ferrer was represented as essentially
a martyr to free speech, whose crime
was that he had fearlessly taught the
radical conclusions respecting church
and state, patriotism and the evils of
the existing social system, to which his
studies had led him, and the first
speaker of the evening, Wm. C. Ow
en, called attention to the fact that
among the numerous messages of sym
pathy received from distinguished sci
entists and men of letter was one from
Tolstoy. Ferrer himself, it was stated,
had been generally known as the Tol
stoy of the Latin races.
Almost without exception the speak
ers emphasized the sentiment that the
only fitting monument for Ferrer was
the continuation of his work, and that
as he himself had fallen a martyr to
the cause of free speech, it behooved
all who professed to follow him to
stand bravely for free thought and
speech at all hazards. "
ASSEMBLAGE AT FERRER'S
GRAVE IS PROHIBITED
Weyler Holds Troops Ready to
Prevent Meetings
MADRID, Oct. 13.—Today was the
first anniversary of the execution of
Prof. Francisco Ferrer, founder of the
modern school at Barcelona, who was
convicted of having conspired against
the government and brought about the
rebellion In the summer of 1909.
The day has been dreaded by the
authorities. The free-thinkers, Social
ists and Republicans had planned
Ferrer demonstrations that might
easily lead to bloodshed. Up to early
afternoon no untoward incident had
occurred. This was due to the firm
attitude taken by Premier Canalejas
and the ministry and the orders is
sued to General Weyler, captain gen
eral of Catalonia, to put down merci
lessly any revolt.
Throughout Spain troops were held
at their barracks, ready tor Instant
service. Every olHcer and soldier on
leave had rejoined J his command at
daylight.
The danger of rioting appeared
greatest at Barcelona, where. gov
ernment refused to authorize proces
sions and manifestations at Ferrer's
tomb.
Those wishing to take part In such
gatherings were informed that if they
visited the cemetery to place flowers
upon the grave of tho Republican
leader they must do so individually
and not in a body. ' •
■ Even the assembling of small groups
was prohibited.
The recent encouragement the Span
ish Republicans found In the success
of the revolution in Portugal was a
source of special concern, as there are
rumors that the outbreak at Lisbon
was planned originally for today and
was to have coincided with a Repub
lican uprising in Spain. What, if any,
revolutionary plans have been cher
ished by the Republicans is a matter
of doubt to the .government, which,
however, early determined to take no
chances and prepared for the worst to
day. \-;-,. ' '
LONDON SPANISH EMBASSY
DAUBED WITH RED PAINT
LONDON, Oct. Special precau
tions were taken today, the anniver
sary of the execution of Francisco
Ferrer, the Spanish modern school
teacher, to guard the Spanish embassy
here. . '
Villa y Urrutl, tho Spanish ambas
sador to Great Britain, recently has
received several threatening letters
and last night the pavement and steps
leading to the embassy were daubed
with red paint.
FOREIGNERS WIN
IN HOME WOOD GOLF
Only One American Woman Left
in the Running for Na
tional Title
CftICAGO, Oct. 13.—As tho result of
matches In the third round of the
women's national golf championship at
Homewood today, only one American,
Miss Lillian M. Hyde of New York,
was left In the running.
Other players who qualified for the
semi-finals tomorrow were Miss Dor
othy Campbell and Miss Florence Har
vey, both of Hamilton, Ont., and Mrs.
a. M. Martin of Lavistock, England.
The draw brings together the two Can
adian women in the semi-finals to
morrow, while Miss Hyde meets Mrs.
Martin. .. ,
There were no surprises in the
matches today. Miss Dorothy Camp
bell had little trouble with Mrs. R. H.
Barlow of Philadelphia, defeating her
4 up and 3 to play. In the interna
tional match, in which Miss Vida
Llewellyn of La Grange, former west
ern champion, met Miss Lillian Hyde,
metropolitan champion, Miss Hyde was
returned victorious, 3 up and 1 to
play. Miss Florence Harvey defeated
Miss Ruth Layman of Chicago, 5 up
and 3 to play. Mrs. Martin defeated
Miss E. C. Nesbitt of Woodstock, Ont.,
7 up and 5 to play.
FRANCE ADOPTS DRASTIC
RAILWAY STRIKE POLICY
Leaders Arrested, and Others to
Be Forced Into Army
PARIS, Oct. 18.— French govern
ment is meeting the situation result
ing from the general strike of rail
road employes with a firmness .that
challenges the admiration even of
those who sympathize with the men In
their demands for a minimum wage of
SI a day. , ,' -
Five of the strike leaders were placed
under arrest early today. This action
was in fulfillment of Premier Briand s
promise to punish the agitators who,
he declared, precipitated an insurrec
tionary movement at. the pery hour
that the premier and M. Millerand, the
minister of public works, posts and
telegraphs, were conducting »negotia
tions looking to the peaceful adjust
ment of tho differences between the
railroad managements and tneir em-
ployes.
RAILWAY SYSTEMS AT STA_T>STT__
The national railroad union has suc
ceeded In thoroughly demoralizing the
service on the northern and -western
systems, but it had less success In the
eastern and southern lines.
The situation this morning showed
little change from yesterday. The men
from Paris, Lyons and Mediterranean
road are now on strike and the eastern
road is badly hampered, but many
trains are being operated on the for
mer systems. The employes of the
Paris-Orleans road and the Paris sub
way last night voted to go out. but
the subway lines were being operated
as usual this forenoon. j
The hope of the strikers rests largely
in the prospect of sympathetic strikes.
The bricklayers. and pavers have voted
a general strike beginning today. The
unions of other trades are meeting
and aro expressing similar intentions.
The five strike leaders arrested -this
morning attempted" a dramatic scene
by assembling in the office of the Hu
manite, a Socialist newspaper, where
they passed the night In the company
of virtually the complete Socialist dele
gation of the chamber of deputies,
awaiting the arrival of the police.
When the officers arrived and the
deputies began to make inflammatory
speeches the prefect of police cut the
proceedings short and hustled the
leaders off in cabs.
RESERVISTS ARE MOBIMZEP
The mobilization of railroad reservists
decreed by the government is pro
ceeding. The men have responded in
largo numbers, but as yet they have
not been ordered to take up the work
of the strikers.
Thousands of suburbanites were
further inconvenienced by a deluge of
rain which made many of the roads
leading Into the city impassable to
pedestrians. As a consequence many
failed to report at their offices and the
business of the city is upset.
A number of acts of violence against
rolling stock are reported in the
provinces. The strike is effective on
the western road leading to Lemans,
Brest, Cherbourg, Havre and Dieppe
and on the northern road extending to
'Amiens, Boulogne and Calais. It had
failed up to this afternoon on the
southern divisions, over which Dijon,
Chalons, Lyons and Marseilles on the
Mediterranean are reached. The east
ern road to Belgium and German
points was badly hampered but not
wholly tied up.
The arrested leaders were charged
with having provoked seditious meet
ings and taken the lead in violence
and the destruction of property.
PLANS FOR FOOD SUPPLY
The government is convinced that
this move, together with the summon
ing to military service as reservists all
of the strikers will break the backbone
of the strike. The government suc
ceeded in maintaining communication
with points from which food supplies
were brought into the city. If the
strike continues the • transatlantic
steamers now calling at Cherbourg will
substitute Boulogne as a point for
French embarkation. Boulogne will
connect with this city by an automo
bile service. .
MINERS LAID OFF ,
COURRIERES, France, Oct. 13.—
coal mines dismissed 4500 employes to
day because of Inability to ■ ship coal,
due to the railroad strike.
TRAFFIC SUSPENDED
BERLIN, Oct. 13.—Passenger and
freight traffic by way of France Is
practically suspended. Sleeping car
tickets are no longer sold to French
interior points. The banks complain
of serious inconvenience in ' financial
transactions between Germany and
France.
NEW PASTOR ARRIVES
LONG BEACH, Oct. 13.—Tho Rev.
Henry Irving Rasmus and family ar
rived here this afternoon from Spokane,
Wash., and the minister will enter
at once upon his new duties as pastor
of the First Methodist Episcopal
church of Long Beach. He exchanged
pulpits with the Rev. Will A. Betts.
Stephen Townsend and C. J. Walker,
two officers, of the church, today
brought the minister, his wife, two
children' and his wife's mother from
Los Angeles in an automobile.
A.A.U. MEET OPENS
AT NEW ORLEANS
Large Delegation from Pacific
Coast Will Compete in
Championships Today
[Special to The Herald]
NEW ORLEANS, Oct. 13.—Practical
ly tho entire number of 129 athletes
who are entered In tho National Am
ateur Athletic union meet, to bo held
hero Friday and Saturday, are on hand
tonight. Light showers fell today, but
unless a heavy rainfall sets in before
noon tomorrow the track at Tulam?
park will be in good shape for the
meet.
The Olympic club team from San
Francisco arrived tonight and Is ex
pected to cut quit© a figure in the
division of points. The delegation Is
composed of Ralph Rose, former
world's champion shot putter; Wil
liam Garvin, Peter Gerhardt, Edward
Macauley, Lee Scott and James Don
ahue. With the two entries from Los
Angeles, Waldo Throop, a sprinter,
who Is credited with a mark of 9 4-5
seconds in the century, and Grant
Richardson, polo vaulter, the Pacific
coast is well represented.
The New York Athletic club, Irish-
American Athletic club of New York
and the Chicago Athletic association
have sent a team of ten men each,
while other' athletic associations
throughout the country will be repre
sented by teams of from one to four
men. With this large number of con
testants only good weather ls wanted
to provide the most successful meet
In the history of the amateur athletic
organization.
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SANTA MONICA GETB SHOWER
SANTA MONICA, Oct. I».— first
good rain of the season fell here to
night between 9 and 11. The precipita
tion Is estimated at about half an Inch.
At midnight the sky was clearing and
the storm seemed to be passing: east
ward.
FALLS DOWN STAIRS; IS INJURED
- W. A. Tarsey, rooming at 216 East
First street, fell down two flights of
stairs at his rooming house last night
and was taken to tho receiving hospi
tal In an unconscious condition. It is
feared his skull was fractured.
MISS CLARKE TO SPEAK
Miss Eva M. Clarke, a native of In
dia, will speak to the students of Oc
cidental college this morning at 11
o'clock on India. She will appear in
native costume. The public la Invited.
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