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City Edition 1 VyV l.Ul lKmi U ssi FEARLESS, INDEPENDENT PROGRESSIVE NEWSPAPER. It Forty-third Yer-N,. 102-Prlce Flv Cent.. OGDEN CITY, UTAH, WE DN ESDAYEVE N INC, APRIL30, 1913 Ent.red Second-class Matter at the Poatofnce. Ogden, UUb ff AMENDED MEASURE IN LEGISLATURE Within Three Minutes After Secretary Bryan Leaves Conference With Legislators, a Sub stitute Bill Is Introduced Which Affects All Aliens Ineligible to Citizenship Govern ment's Next Step Unknown FILIPINOS SAY SYMPATHY IS WITH JAPAN Visitors From the Islands Declare There Are Many Japanese There and the Two Races Are Friendly and Would Not Fight Each Other Legislature Adjourns Until Tomorrow Owing to Bryan's Absence From Sacramento Sacramento. Cal., April 80. Call fomla's first step towards the enact ment of an alien land law. contrarj to the advice o1 Secrctan ol Si if' Bryan and President Wilson, tak en last night within three minutes after Secretary Bryan told tin legis lative conference that hi off i ial message had been spoken The sen ate, before which the Birdsall Thompson bill was pending, met in a hurried session, and. within three minutes, voted to substitute lor that measure the new draft, known as 'he Webb act. which was completed by attorney General Webb on 1 yester day, The substitute was adopted SB an amendment, and the bill sent to the printer with a rush order. Owing to the absence of Secretary Bryan in San Fraueisco. whither be went today as the guest l the Pan-ama-Paciflc Exposition company, ll is the plan of the senate leaderb to! take no further action on the bill until Thursday, when It will come up in the regular course of business and; undoubtedly will be passed it Is said I It will then go to the assembly, I and finally io the governor, who has stated that he "ill sign the measure at once. Features of the Bill The principal features of the bill ar as follows 1 All aliens eligible to citizenship may acquire and hold land in the ramo manner as citizens of the United States. 2 All or the other aliens may ac nulre and hold land "In the manner and to the extent and for the pur poses prescribed by any treaty now existing between the government oi the United States and the national country of which such alien is a citizen or subject " 3 Corporations composed of aliens other than those who are eligible to citizenship may acquire and bold land only according to terms of existing 1 treaties 4 -Present holdings of aliens, re gardless of their rights to citizenship, are protected. t 5The state specifically reserves its sovereign right to enact any anJ I nil laws relating to the acquisition or holding of real property by aliens No Land for Aoriculture Attorney General Webb worked upon the "theory thai there could be no objection to writing mto the Call roTOia statute, the specific limitations of the Japanese treaty of 1911. I a der the terms of this treaty. Japan ese subjects are permitted to own houses and lands for residential purposes factories. manufactories, and shops," according to Mr Webb. Another clause permits .1 ipanese sub jects to lease land for "residential jind commercial purposes.' These are the onlv stipulations made, and it IB ihe belief of the attorney general thai the rights of Japanes. ibjects 0 land owners!, p In the altad States stop at this point I nder his conYtrnctlon of ihe treaty, no and ran he owned or leased b a Japan eM for agricultural purposes except thai which is alreadv owne.L or for Vnv ohir purposes except those set foVth in the agreement between the nations. . nm !, Explains Wording of Bill. P topTalning the wordlm ol the sub- utiini.. bill Mr. Webb said "l,'o r hiory Is .ha, a( the time the treatj was framed. Japan asked fo. I ' r,'l.s as toovvne.sh.p pHfornla that that nation desired I " v . r Sweets d .ha. the treaty, E 1 IS a ri Japan asked and all that the United ?gMs to wneAhir ol land In CaU- torni! hat the treaties between the UnHed States an4 such nations give It Is generallv believed lyre that the new act would accompli!, the ends said to be desired by the people 01 the stale, namely, present ion of ,he further acquisition by Japanese subjects of farming lands and ranches Affecting ti-e Aliens. The phrase "Ineligible to cm, n ship" 1b avoided ID lb-- Webb bill by t ,n,v 1,-ling i i",;.' ..-n ' a .,,! ,.,in, Hi- t''iS Of each, ttfl I follows . , J ij mi ali ns eligible to cltlsei t t ship ma " 'piire hold land in II the same ni.nn.er as citleu.. ol th III United Stati 5 "2. All other alien;; may acquire. possess in. I transter land In the man ' ncr and to the extent r n tor the pur- J poses prescribed bv any treaty now t4 existing between the .:. nment Wm the Lnited States nation or country of winch such alien Is a citi zen or subject." " As ihe treat) between the United States and Japan specifies that land ma he acquired ami leased only for residential purposes, or for factories and shops ihe act is held to be B rim. I restriction upon the acquisition of farming lands by the Japanese Senator l.ero.v A Wright Republi .an, lin opposes ihe hill declares the wording of the act Is a subterfuge In tended to deceive the Japanese. Ur David Starr Jordan, president of Stan ford university, also declares tbi measure carries the sting of dlscrlm ination contrary to Secretary Bryan's ad vice Law Would Be Ineffective The ineligibilit of Japanese sub ei tS to heroine citizens of the United States under the laws of this govern men! Is the i.e. note and principal strength of Ihe sub Webb alien land bill, In spite ol I he fa I that 1 1.. words objected to by Secretary of State Bryan are not used in the act The Progressive leaders In the le Islature admit that the projosed law would be Ineffective if the Japanes. brought a test suit before the United States supreme court, according to their announced Intention, and were successful in establishing thir right to become citizens. Dispatches from Washington yes terday Indicating thut the federal ad ministration would look with favor upon such a teBt suit aroused fears of grave consequences in case the Jap anese succeeded In obtaining a deci sion In their favor. It would be a serious mistake for federal government to confer citizen ship rights upon Japanese " said Sen ator Thompson, a leading Progressive "Feeling in California has reached an acute stage, and such B Step bv the government undoubtedl would result in reprisals of various kinds, with far reai hing consequences." Filipinos Are With Japan. Vancouver., B. C April In. Japan could grab us easily, and we could not camplain," was the statement of tin leader of a party of Filipinos, who are in the city on their wa east and on to Europe via the Canadian route when asked what would happen In the event Of hostilities between Japan and the I nited States oer the Anti Araltic legislation of California. Their names are Antonio Penolio. Tqualuiuor Espinoaa, Bftasos Porio Rrantro Fousomillaz and they are what Is known as student merchants cling to obtain pointers for business under the guise of education 'Taft was a big man who under Stood us the only one, and there are many Americans, If we had to deal with Taft. we might have faith In Americans, .but the sort we meet in business the "too cute' Is it you say? when they are trading with ns We maj seeni content under American rule., but we are like other people we want freedom and we want to gocrn ourselves. We are promised that that will come, but promises take long to fill.. The sympathy of the visitors was1 with Japan in the demand thai there should he oo discrimination ,iu:m si I her people The spokesman ot the part) said that, while the Americans had a big arrav In the Philippines It would not be of much use against the Japanese, "for the reason that there are many many Japanese amongst us who have made friends with the Fill- i plnos and would soon find means to sat an an tl-American sentiment n I the Islands." "Japanese are our friends We . ..niii in. i fight againi them was the waj In which he summed up the situation In event of war Bryan Is Silent. San Francisco. April 30. Secretary an had absolutely no comment i,, make today on the action of the Cali fornia senate last night iu adopting the Webb re-draft of the alien land bill against his recommendation. On the way trom Sacramento to San ! PRESIDENT HUERTA CONTROLS LESS THAN ONE-HALF OF MEXICAN TERRITORY' i I fl ip Wr'i V 1H Bin X GUAYMA&X N v 1 V 5 V v HUERTA'S ENEMIES HOLD LARGE PART OF COUNTRY i n Edward i Beii j The entire organized opposition to Huerta holds control of B84,790 square miles, or slightly more than half the ares Of the nation. The pop ulation of these revolving sections Is l.L'oiMiiin or B little less than one third Ol Mexico s total. Venustlano Carranza was governor of Coahulla under Madero He has had himself proclaimed provisional president in opposition to Huerta. Il ls establishing a "junta" at Washing ton D C, and is said to represent the Madero interests. He Is the acknowledged leader of the 'Const!- tutlonalist" movement The Maytorena revolt in Sonora and Slnaloa Is aided by the Yaqul Indians Governor Maytoreua hold;. HermOBillO, the capital of Sonora. which he has never surrendered to Huerta. and has the resources of the state at his back He is said to acknowledgt Carransa's leadership Th, National line of railway north of Monterey has been toru Up b) Carranza: it Is also cut south of Monterey, and shuts off all northern egl IBS The International line from Monclova to Kagle Pass, is In Car ranza control. The central, for most i of the way from Torreon io Chlhua- j hua Cltj also fell Iqto his hands when i he captured Jimenez, the Huerta i arm headquarters for the north North of Chihuahua City to Cludad i Juarez, opposite El Paso, is also in ; control of Carranza forces The Southern Pacific railway of j Mexico runs from the Arizona border' south through Sonora. Siualoa and Tepit for n thousand miles. it is nearly all In the bands of Maytorena forces The Southern Mexico line from the lity of Puebla to ihe city of Oazacs i;8 miles, has been put out of busi ness b y.apnta ns has also the Inter ! I oceanic railway from Mexico City to . i a Cruz. 294 miles. I All of these railways except the! Southern Pacific of Mexico, are parts' of the National Railways ot Mexico j system. Telegraph wires are down all over northern Mexico It Is still possible to rea b Mexico City by cable to i Vera Cruz. In the sections where Huerta s pow er is recognized the spirit of revolt i Is gaining headway and bands Of I Francisco, where he was the finest io- day of the Panama-Pacific exposition, he was lOBOted, except for a few min utes, with his private secretary trana lating a long cipher telegram. He would not Indicate its tenor or the na ture of his reply Governor Johnson saw the secre tary to the train. James D. Phelan. former mayor of San Frauclsco. rode down with the party and took a few moments of the secretary's time. ' .. said Mr Bryan was very busy and that he did not discuss the alien lanu sit uai Ion t luncheon Bryan was the guest ofJ the exposition directors There were j no speeches In the alternoon he re viewed the troops at the Presidio took an automobile ride to the ocean ! beach through the government reser ! vatlon, dedicated the Palace of Agri , rulture on the expor.lt Ion grounds and ! retired to dress for the public banquet I to be given in his honor by the expo sltion directors t Government to Walt Washington. April SO -Probably not until the legislative status of the sub stitute alien land owning bill adopted by the California senate last night clarifies will it be possible for the administration here to determine upon its next step There is little expectation here thai the assembly will reverse the action of the senate, lu view of the reported breaking down of party lines In the legislature, but ii is believed that the dela) maj improve the chances for the Introduction of some amendment on the lines of the Webb bill, which pre sumably would have received the ap proval o' the nat onal government. In explanation of the reluctance shown b Secretary Rryan to commit himself to the unqualified approval of anv specific measure ii Is pointed out " js v L. . brigands are in almost unrestrained operation. TERRITORY AND POPULATION CONTROLLED BY PRESIDENT HUERTA AND ENEMIES Huerta Huerta power e ' ends through cen tral Mexico, the "hot country," and Yucatan as follows: States Sq. Miles Pop. 2-3 of Mexico . . 6,000 825.000 2-3 of Puebla X.L'nn 74iMino 2-3 of Oaxacn ... 22,800 715,000 2-'! of Michoacan 1 f. . 1 m Tr.n.iiiiii Hidalgo 8.6tM lifiii nun Tlaxcala l.f.on is;,. i Vera Cruz 29,300 1,017,000 San Luis Potosl 2400.0 626,000 Qiieretaro . .... 4.500 24. Zacatecas 24,400 475.000 Federal District f.sn T.'n onu AgUSB (alienties.. 3,000 120. onu Colima 2.100 80.000 Guanajuato .. 11. huh 1,075,000 Jalisco 33,600 1,205,000 Lower Cal (Tyf. 58,300 53,000 Tabasco 10,000 i r. . m m i Chiapas IX. ion sr. Oyo ucatan 1 8.io 340,000 by officials here that the administra tion desires to be quite free of the charge of attempting in control the proceedings of the legislature confin ing Itself to the effort to limit the legislation within treat) rights and sound national policy Also it is said that the stale depart ment should be left unembarrassed ' any commitment In advance of nego tiations with the Japanese government which seem now certain to follow in stead of rather informal exchanges that have been taking place oo PUT END TO MILITANCY England Inaugurates Campaign A gainst Suffragettes Police Raid and Close Offi ces and Arrest All Ac tive Leaders on Con spiracy Charge London April 30 The British home office today Inaugurated Its ac tive campaign fo put an end to suffra gette mllltancv The headquarters o' the Women's Social and Political Un ion, where many outrages are Baid to haV4 been planned, w-ns occupied bj the police and all the nn, l.-a.i. 'i taken Into custody Even "General" Quint Roo (Ty) 16. S00 9,00ft 344.000 10,540,000 1 Add 10 per cent of Csrranss states. 36,710 260.000 Total Huerts . . 380,710 10,800 1 I I The Opposition. Carranza controls In the north and northwest as follows: States Sq. Miles Pop Coahulla 63.70D 8701000 Practically all except Saltillo. the capital Chihuahua 90,000 405 1 j Practically all except Chihuahua City. Nucvo Leon 23.700 370,000 Controls northern half, not includ ing capital Tamaiillpas . 32.300 250.000 Controls northern part, including N'uevo Laredo sonora . . 76 6oo 265.000 All exi ept Cna.Miias controlled b Governor Maytorena, who is said to i acknowledge Carranza's leadership I Sinaloa .. . 27,500 325.000 ! All except Mazatlan controlled by Mrs Flora I'rummond and Miss Annie Kenney, who were out on bail, were arrested on a fresh i harge ot consplr Ing with the members of the Pank hurst family 'o commit damage Over 100 policemen and detectives from Scotland Yard were engaged In i the capture Tf the militant officer. They had scarcely taken possession Of the place when "General" Drum mond apparent!) ignorant of what had happened, arrived and was ad mitted, not realizing that she had voluntarily entered the Hon s den un til she found herself under arrest and on her way to the Bow street station, where she met Miss Annie Kenney, and five other active members of the society. Arrest Women and Close Offices. London. April 30 The beadquar I ters of the Woman's Social and Po litical Union, the militant suffragettes society, situated In Kingsway were ! raided today by police in search of evidence against the militant leaders I The police were commanded by Sn I perlntendent Patrick Qulnn ol Sco land Yard, who has been placed In charge of a department for dealing I with the sufiragettes. .Miss Barbara Kerr, the secretary' of the Women's Social and Political Uu I Ion. Misses Lake, Leunox and liar I rett and Mrs Saunders, the officials of the society, who were In charge of the offices at the time of the raid, were arrested and a large quantity of documents was seized Several typists and clerkB were or dered to leave the premises, which were then closed and policemen left on guard The women arrest d we:. charged with conspiracy or with vio lations of the malicious damages act. Charge of Conspiracy Archibald Rodkin counsel for ihe treasurv, prosecuted on lohalf of thei (government He said the proceed! ngs ' . . i i forces in sympathy with Maytorena. and presumably acknowledging Car i rania leadership j Hurango 42,300 440.non i Carranza controls about two-thirds not Including ihe capital Tepic 11,000 175.0(10 font rolled by those In sympath) with Ma ton-na. Totals 367.100 2,600,000 Deduct for points Huerta Holds 36.710 260.600 Net 330,390 2. 34O.O0O Bandit leaders, Zapata and Zal- gada coutrol In the south as follows States. Sq. Miles Pop. Morelos 22,700 1S0.000 Controlled by Zapata Guerrero .... 25,000 606,000 i ontrolled by Zaigada 1-3 of Pueblo 4.000 350.000 Controlled bv Zapata. 1-3 of Oaxaca 12.000 325,000 1-3 of Mexico . . :i.o'in 150 000 i ontrolled by Zapata 1-3 of Michoacan. . 7.700 250,000 Controlled by Zaigada Totals 54,000 1,860,000 involved a charge of conspiracy and h ,; been taken with a view to bring in if. an end 'a state of affairs which hiis become dangerous to the civilised portion of the community in the Brit ish Isles" The Womens' Social and Political ( nion. ho contlnuel. of which the de fendants were ring leaders, had been i e-I-onsible for an enormous amount of crime and vast Inconvenience to the public. Mr. Bodkin Intimated that -till more serious charges might be brought against the prisoners when the polii e had completed their Investigations in. t. the "nefarious practices" of the organization He then warned alders and abet tors of the spciety, as well as Its con tributors among w hom are man . American women I desire to give fair public warn ing ' he said, that if any perron makes a sn-.-ch in encouragement of this 111 use, proceedings will be origi nating from the Romans' Social and Political Cnion. he may find himself I In a erv awkward position If those who have money cannot find a belter use for It than giving it to this or ganization for the commission of crime, the will be prosecuted " There will be no Issue of the offi cial newspaper of the militant suffra gettes tomorrow Not content with arresting the two women editors, the police today raided the priming of fice and carried off all the i1 i' set up for tomorrow's number Tho women workers in the office who es caped arrest assumed an Indifferent altitude but stood gailng forlornly at the doors and at the bare flagstaff from which the great purple white and green flag had floated day and nighi for months. CKMHaUBnnHMBSBBHlSSSSSSSSJBBJHES League Baseball Every Day This Week BUTTE vs. OGDEN al GLENWOOD PARK IGA.ME CALLED AT 3:30 O'CLOCK DURING THE WEEK AM) AT 3 O'CLOCK ON SUNDAY REBELS KILL I FOREIGNERS Mexico City, April 30 William B. Y I lng wall, an American citizen, ! the Owner Of B foundry and director Mi I of the Stanta Maria de la Pass Min- BL I ing company, was killed by the rebels J in then attack vesterday on Mate- B y ' hualai state of San Luis Potosl. ac- BjH cording to reports which have reach- K Dingwall, who is said to have been MH ! one of the wealthiest residents ot H the district, was killed, owing to his refusal to give up money to the W British Besident Killed M Washincton. April 20 The mana ger of a British owned mine at Mate huala, Ban Luis Potosl. and several other foreigners have been put to death by Mexican rebels because they ' refused to contribute money to the revolution. Neither names or num- . bers were given In the report re- H ! eelved late today I t m Americano Pay Ransom iL... Washington, April 20. Mexican IK Constitutionalists at San Dlmas ha- fe. Forced Americans there to pay ran 1 om of 18,000 Mexican dollars and I, ,, confiscated their arms Official re ports today from Mazatlan say great j unrest prevails among American res idents there, as the Huerta forces are said to be Insufficient to protect property Foreign merchants in Cludad Por- r? lirio Diaz are alarmed over ;i prods s. , mation by Governor Carranza, chief of H the troops authorizing an in- H terior debt of 5,000,000 pesos to be guaranteed bi the constitutionalists jH I The proclamation says persons re- fH fusing to or circulate any of I the money will be Imprisoned. TODAY IN CONGRESS I Washington, April 3o . The day in F ": i ongress Not In session, meets Thursday. f .loint congressional committee con- tlnued us hearing In Investigation of L Foreign buying Ol American tobacco. Resumed reading of tariff bill for amendment under five minute rule Representative Xeelej introduced a jH resolution to dlret Attorney General 1 lo proceed against Missouri Pacl'ic jj. railway to collect $8,860,000 growing out of financing original line. tH Representative Britten introduced a r bill to repeal toll exemption provision l of Panama canal SINCLAIR AND MOORE FOR OGDEN Despite the cold weather, a largo t crowd of fans went to Glenwood park I j this afternoon to see the second game jj of the series between Ogden and t Blltle I i Manager Kitty Knight pitched, Sin Iclali with Moore behind the bat and I Van on first base. aptain Shannon I did not know bis batteries at 2 :80 I o'clock this afternoon. Cardlruils Defeat Pirates. IMttsburg. April 30. (National) R. H. E. i St. Ixmls 6 10 1 Pittsburg ... 1 6 1 Batteries Steele and Mclean; Robinson, Kerry and Simon, Kelly. Red Sox Beat Highlanders. I Y York, April at). (American) R H K Boston 8 13 J New York 1 ,n Batteries Bcdlent and Cady; Shulz Hod', Sweeney and QoSSett Dodgers Defeat Giants I Brooklvn, April 80. (National) H New York 3 10 1 Brooklyn 8 9 Batteries Ames, t'randall and Me en. Wilson; Ragon, Allen and Mil- Game Postponed. y Helena at Missoula Postponed, STRIKE SETTLED. Auburn. N. Y.. April 30 The strike i at the twine mills of the Interna- tional Harvester company was settled today. Reds Lose to Cubs. Ii Clm ago pnl HO --(National i f R II Cincinnati 3 Chicago 4 rt 8 Ratteries Suggs and Clarke. SSSSSSSj Pierce and Archer. Broves Beat Quakers. F Boston, April 80. (Notional. ' Philadelphia 1 " ; Bos ton 3 9 2 Batteries: Brennan and Kllllfer James and Whaling (i innings. i Senators Shut Out Athletics I Philadelphia. April :t0 ( America.: i ' Washington Phlladelphls ,' sH Batteries Johnson and Musnitth. SSSSSSB (Additional Sj-orts on Page live.) r '