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Forty-fourth Yer-No. 17-Prlce Five Cento. OGDEN CITY, UTAH, TUESDAY EVENING, JANUARY 20, 1914. PRESIDENT WILSON READS NEW TRUST PROGRAM TP CONGRESS Plan for Dealing With "Big Business" Outlined Private Monopoly Indefensible and Intolerable Conscientious Business Men Should Not Be Satisfied With Methods Deprecated by Public Opinion New Peace Articles. PERSONAL APPEAL FOR FRIENDLINESS Antagonism Between Business and Government Over Pro hibition of Interlocking Directorates Additional Power for Interstate Commerce Commission Sherman Law Supplement Creation of New Business Bureau. Washington, Jan. 20. President Wilson left the White House at 12 10 o'clock to deliver his message on trust legislation to a joint session of congress Both the house and senate met at noon and recessed while the senators, two hy two, filed oer to the hall of the house for the president's address about 12:30 o'clock. House galleries were packed. Mrs. WilBon and others of the president's family occupied places while the dip lomatic corps was well represented and the floor was crowded with var ious government officials. A joint committee met the president in Speaker Clark's office to conduct hlra to the rostrum The president arrived at the capl tol at 12:25 o'clock. Both houses were assembled and waiting for his appearance. The president was ushered into the crowded chamber at 12:29 o'clock while the audience rose and gave him prolonged applause and cheers. The president took his place at the clerk's desk and began reading promptly at 12:30 o'clock. His audi tors gave rapt attention. Colorful Dramatic Scene. The scene was a colorful one and no less dramatic than on any of the previous occasions when the presi dent, setting aside precedent that pre vailed since CJeorge Washington's time, came to the halls of congress to address the national legislative body in person The high banked galleries presented a wave of color On the floor the legislators in sombre conventional garb, packed the hall to its utmost corners. Secretaries Gar rison, Daniels and Wilson and Post master General Burleson "bad seats on the floor, and the other officials were clustered about the speaker's dais. Hundreds of people straining for a glimpse of the president and un able to obtain admission, packed the halls of the capital The round of applause that begun when the president entered was only stilled by Mr. Wilson's evident desire to proceed with his reading, and as he began in a clear voice which car ried throughout the chamber, one might almost have heard a pin drop. Interrupted by Applause. As the president read his message of "Business Peace and Industrial Freedom" as the administration sup porters called it, he was frequently interrupted with long applause, and at limes, demonstrations approaching cheering. His reference to Interlock ing dlrectorations was received with out demonstration but when be refer red to the proposal to authorize the Interstate Commerce commission to regulate the financial operations of the railroads, a burst of applause halted the reading and the president had to wait for it to subside His declarations that the laws "should tear nothing up by the roots." and that no sweeping or novel change is necessary, were received with atten tive silence. Republican Leadef James R Mann led the applause thai greeted the declaration for giving thl Interstate Commerce commission power to regulate railroad finances Another round of applause greeted the statement as to the railroad cos Irol with its declaration "that the business of production must be sep arated from the business of transpor tation." The declaration for an interstate trade commission was recedved in silence, and applause greeted the ntatement that "penalties and punish ment should fall not on business it self but on the Individuals who use the Instrumentalities of business to those things which public policy and sound business practice condemn." Loud applause greeted the conclu sion of the president's addreos at 12:51 o'clock. Washington. Jan. 20 President Wilson personally laid before a joint session of congress today the funda mental principles of the Democratic administration program for dealing with trusts and "big business." The president presented the case, he said, 'as it lies in the thought of the coun try" reiterating that private monop oly is Indefensible and intolerable." and declaring that conscientious busi ness men throughout the nation would not be satisfied until practices now deprecated by public opinion as re straints of trade and commerce were corrected, 'We are now about to write the additional articles of our constitu tion of peace," said the president, "'he peace that is honor and free dom and prosperity." Besides sug gesting the scope of legislation the president made a personal appeal for an atmosphere of friendliness and co operation in congress while handling the problem "The antagonism," he said, "be tween business and covernnient is over We are now about to give ex pression to the best judgment of Am erica, to what we know to be the bus iness conscience and honor of the land. The government and business H'en are ready to meet each other half-way in a common effort to square business methods with both Public opinion and the law " l The chief points which the presi dent singled out as a basis for leg islation were: 1. Effectual prohibition of the in terlocking of directorates of great corporations banks, railroads indus trial, commercial and public service bodies. 2. A law to confer upon the in terstate commerce commission the power to superintend and to regulate the financial operations lv which rail roads are henceforth to be supplied with the money they need for their proper development and improved transportations facilities. The presi dent made it clear that "the prosper ity of the railroads and the prosper ity of the country are Inseparably connected" in this regard 3. Definition of the many hurtful restraints of trade by explicit legis lation supplementary to the Sherman law. 4. The creation of a commission to aid the courts and to act as a clearing house of information In help ing business to conform with the law. 5. Provision of penalties and pun ishments to fall on individuals re sponsible for unlawful business prac tices. 6. Prohibition of holding com panies and a suggestion that the vot ing power of individuals holding shares In numerous corporations micht be restrained. 7. Giving to private individuals the right to found suits for redress on facts and Judgments proven in gov ernment suits and providing that statute of limitations should run only I from the date of conclusion of the government s action. The president spoke as follows: "Gentlemen of the Congress: In my report 'On the state of the Union' which I had the privilege of leading to you on the second of December last, I ventured to reserve for discus sion at a later date the subject of additional legislation regarding the very difficult and Intricate matter of trusts and monopolies. The time now seems opportune to turn to that great question not only because the currency legislation which absorbed your attention and the attention of the country In December, is now dis posed of, but also because opinion seeems to be clearing about us with singular rapidity in this other great field of action. In the matter of the currency it cleared suddenly and very happily, after the much debated act was passed. In respect to the mono polies which have multiplied about us and in regard to the various means by which they have been organized and maintained. It seems to be com' lng to a clear and all but universal agreement In anticipation of our ac tion, as if. by way of preparation, making the v. ay easier to see and easier to set out on with confidence and without confusion of counsel. Legislative Atmosphere Clears, "Legislation has its atmosphere like everything else and the atmosphere of accommodation and mutual under standing which we now breathe with so much refreshment is a matter of sincere congratulation. It ought to make our task very much less diffi cult and embarrassing than it would have been had we been obliged to continue to act amidst the atmos phere of suspicion and antagonism which has so long made it impossible to approach such questions with dis passionate fairness. Constructive legislation, when successful, is al ways the embodiment of convincing experience and of the mature public opinion which finally springs out of that experience. Legislation is a business ot interpretation, not of or ganization, and It is now plain what the opinion is to which we must give effect in this matter. It is not recent or hasty opinion. It springs out of the experience of a whole generation. It has clarified Itself by long contest and those who for a long time battled with it and sought to change it are now frankly and honorably yielding to It and seeking to conform their actions to it. Business Attitude Changes. "The great business men who or ganized and financed monopoly and those who administered it In actual every day transactions have, year aft er year, until now, either denied its existence or justified It as necessary for the effective maintenance and de velopment of the vast business proces sos of th country In modem circum stances of trade and manufacure and finance; but all the whole opinion has made head against them. The average business man is convinced that the ways of liberty are also the ways of peace nd the ways of suc cess as well, and at last the masters of business on the great scale have begun to yield their prSrence and purpose, perhaps their judgment al so. In honorable surrender. "What we are purposing to do. therefore, is: happily, not to hamper or luterfere with business as enlight ened business men prefer to do it, or in any sense to put it under the ban The antagonism between business and government is over. We are now about to give expression to the best business judgment of America, o what we know to be the business conscience and honor of the law. Ready to Square Things. The government and business men are ready to meet each other half way in a common effort to square business methods with both public opinion and the law. The best in formed men of the business world condemn the methods and processes and consequences Of monopoly as we condemn them; and the Instinctive judgment of the vast majority of business men everywhere goes with them. We shall now be their spokes 1 men. That is the strength of our j position and the sure prophecy of , what will ensue when our reasonable I work is done. "When serious contest ends, when I men unite in opinion and puipose j those who are to change their ways of business joining with those who ' ask for the change, it is possible to : effect it in the way in which prudent , and thoughtful and patriotic men ; would wish to see It brought about. I with as few, as slight, as easy and I simple business readjustments as j possible in the circumstances, noth- ing essential disturbed, nothing torn up by the roots, no parts rent asund ! er, which can be left in wholesome i combination. Fortunately, no meas- ures of sweeping or novel change are necessary. It will be understood that our object is not to unsettle business or anywhere seriously to break Its established courses athwart. On the contrary, we desire the laws we are now about to pass to be the bulwarks and safeguards of industry against the forces that have disturbed it What we have to do can be done in a new spirit, in thoughtful moderation, without revolution of any untoward kind. Private Monopoly Indefensible. "We are all agreed that 'private monopoly is indefensible and Intoler able' and our program is founded on that conviction. It will be a com parative but not a radical or unac ceptable program and these are its Items, the changes which opinion de liberately sanctions and for which business waits: "It awaits with acquiescence, in the first place, for laws which will effect ually prohibit and prevent such inter lockings of the personnel of the direc torates of great corporations banks and railroads, Industrial, commercial j and public service bodies as in ef fect result in making those who bor row and those who land practically one and the same, those who sell and those who buy the same persons' trade with one another under differ ent names and in different combina tions, and those who affect to com pete in fact partners and masters of some whole field of business. Suffi cient timo should be allowed of course, in which to effect these changes of organizations, without In l convenience or confusion. "Such a prohibition will work much more than a mere negative good by correcting the serious evils which have arisen because, for example, the men who have been the directing spir its of the great investment banks have usurped the place which belongs to independent, industrial manage ment working In its own behalf. It will bring new men, new energies, a new spirit of initiative, new blood into the management of our great business enterprises. It will open the field of industrial development and origination to scores of men who have been obliged to serve when their abilities entitled them to direct It will immensely hearten the young men coming on and will greatly en rich the business activities of the whole country All eRcognize Former Injustices. "In the second place, business men as vvell as those who direct public af fairs now recognize, and recognize with painful clearness, the great harm and injustice which has been done to many, if not all, of the great rail road systems of the country by the way in which they have financed and their own distinctive interests subor dinated to the interests of the mej who financed them and of other busi ness enterprises which those men wished to promote. The country is ready, therefore, to accept, and ac cept with relief, as well as approval, a law which will confer on the in terstate commerce commission the power to superintend and regulate the financial operations by which the rail roads are henceforth to be supplied with the money they need for theli proper development to meet the rap idly growing requirements of the country for increased and improved facilities of transportation. We can not postpone action in this matter without leaving the railroads exposed to many serious handicaps and haz ards, and the prosperity of the rail roads and the prosperity of the coun try are inseparably connected Upon this question those who are chiefly responsible for the actual manage ment and operation of the railroads have spoken very plainly and very earnestly, with a purjnjse we ought to be quick to accept. It will be one Step, and a very Important one, to ward the separation of business ol transportation from the business of production. "The business of the country awaits also, has long awaited and has suf fered because It could not obtain fur ther and more explicit legislative defi nition of the policy and meaning of the existing antitrust law. Noth lng hampers business like uncertain ty Nothing daunts or discourages It like the necessity to take chances, to run the risk of falling under the con demnation oi the law before it can make sure just what the law Is. Sure ly we are sufficiently familiar with the actual processes and methods of monopoly and of the many hurtful re straints of trade to make definition possible, at any rate up to the limits of what experience has disclosed. These practices, being now abundant ly disclosed, can be explicitly, and item by item, forbidden by statute in such terms as will practically elimi nate uncertainty, the law Itself and the penalty being made equally plain More Than Legal Procea Needed. "And the business men of the coun try desire something more than that the menace of legal process in the matters be made explicit and iutelli- Huge Exposition Palaces Fast Nearing Com pletion In San Francisco. ? H . WlS 75WL .f '.'j.-H ' W&m i BMei'1 1 1 i1 " II" W : ' Copyright, 1913, by he Panama-Pacific International Exposition. VIEW from orte of the transverse arcades of the Palace of Education at the I'nnarni-Paclfie Exposition, looking toward the United States Pre sidio mllltaw reservation. Tho Presidio adjoins the Exposition grounds and offers Wonderful opportunities for the great international drill con tests that w ill be he by the troops of all nations in 1915. In tho center of the photograph are shovn some of the rare trees which will be et out upon the Exposition grounds and courts. gible. They desire1 the advice, the definite guidance and information which can be supplied by an adminis trative body, an interstate trade com mission. "The opinion of the country would instantly approve nsuch a commis ?ion. It would not wish to see H empowered to make terms with mono poly or in any sort to assume conlro of business, as if the gtvernmcn made itself responsible. "It demands such a commission only las an indispensable instrument of in formation and publicity as a clearing house for the facxs by which both the public mind and the managers oi great business undertakings should be guided and as an Instrumentality for doing justice to business wheit the processes oi the courts or the nat ural forces of correction outride the courts are Inadequate to ajust ttn. remedy to the wrong in a way that will meet all the equities aud circum stances of the case Producing Industries. "Producing industries, for example, which have passed the point bp to which combination may be consistent with the public interest and the free dom of trade cannot always be dis sected into their component units as readily as railroad companies or sim ilar organizations can be Their dis solution by ordinary legal process may often times involve financial con sequences likely to overwhelm the security market and bring on its breakdown aud confusion There ought to be an administrative commis sion capable of directing and shaping such corrective processes, not only in aid of the courts but also by lnde pendent suggestion, if necessary "Inasmuch as our object and the spirit of our action in these matters is to meet business half way in its processes of self-correction and dis turb its legitimate course as little as possible, we sought to see to it. and the judgment of practical and saga cious men of affairs everywhere would applaud us if we did see to it, that penalties and punishments should fall, not on business itself, to its confu sion and interruption, but on the in dlviduals who use the instrumentali ties of business to do things which public policy and sound business prac tice condemn. Every act of business is done at the command or on the initiative ol some ascertainable person ot group of persons. These should be held individually responsible and the punishment should fall on them. not on the business organization ot which they made illegal use It should l.e une of the main objects of our legislation to divest such persons of their (orKirute cloak and deal with them as with those who do not repre sent their corporations, hut merely by deliberate intention break the law The business men the country througn would, I am sure, applaud us ;f we were to take effectual steps to see that the officers and directors of great business bodies were prevented from bringing fhern and the businebj of the country into disrepute and dan ger. Enterprises Interlocked. "Other questions remain which will need very thoughtful nnd practical treatment Enterprises. in these modern days of great individual for tunes, are oftentimes interlocked, not by being under the control of the same directors, but owned by a single person or group of persons who are in some way Intimately related in In terest. We are agreed, I take It, that holding companies should bo pro hibited, but what of the controlling private ownership of individuals or actually co-operative groups of indi viduals? Shall the private owners ot capital stock be suffered to be thom- tContlnued on Pnce Six.) HUSBAND TELLS OFJS CRIME Murders Wife to Be Free to Marry His 15-Year-Old Stepdaughter EXTRAORDINARY PACT Man and Girl Scheme for Hours to Make Woman's Death Appear Natural Galesburg, 111., Jan. 20. New light from the part alleged to been played 1 by lf.-year-old Julia Flake in the kill ing of her mother was thrown on the case today by relatives of the girl vs ho charged Robert Higgins, her ste'p-father, with a grave offense against the girl According to these relatives, the girl was driven frantic by the lapse of timo which brought no solution to 1 her crushing problem and pointed in J evltably to the day when the public must of necessity know of her plight I Higgins. likewise was desperate, I for his wife, too, was approaching ' accouchment. In the confessions at tributed to them, Julia and Higgins admitted the intimacy of their rela tions since last May, To the desperation of her situation the relatives attribute the callous ap- j peal for the murder of her mother ! which appears in two letters said to j have been written by the girl. Prosecution of the girl for partici pation in the conspiracy which, it Is 1 charged, resulted in the murder of j her mother by Robert Higgins, her step father, will not be pushed too i harshly because of her youth, State's Attorney John M. Wilson of Mercer! county, said today. "As for Higgins it is different," he ' added. The alleged conspiracy terminating in the murder of Mrs. Higgins. Janu ary 5. the arrests of Higgins and his ' ste)-dauchter on their confession disclosing the infatuation of the two, form almost the only topic of conver sation in Mercer and neighboring counties, where Higgins and his fam ily were well known. The attitude of the girl toward her j mother, as shown in letters which she wrote, is beyond the comprehen sion of the county officials. C. W. Ernst of Galesburg, brother of Mrs. HiRKlns, and on bad terms with her, was offered pay to kill Mrs Higgins. This was In a letter written by the girl last November from North Hend erson, home of the Hlgglnses. Galesburg, llh, Jan. 20 Robert Hlg gins confessed yesterday that he mur dered hh wife at New Henderson. Ht., January r. so he would be free to marry his step-daughter, Julia Flake. 15 years old. He was arrested after the girl told States Attorney John M Wilson of Mercer county of her infatuation for Higgins and thnt she Importuned him to dispose of her mother, who. she said, was the only obstacle between her and happiness. Extraordinary Pact Made. The prosecutor hesitated to believe the girl's story of the extraordinary pact she entered into with her step father But she told how they had schemed for hours devising a plan i THE f. T I I WEATHER fS7 -H I ' UTAH TONIGHT V5K?J IH ft E FAIR; WEDNES 'A 'H v, DAY INCREASING V''&A S 1 T C L O U D I NESS; -'J&Zrr, ' - SNOW EXTREME: ' aJT ' IH NORTH PORTION V- XsYi WARMER. 2LZU iH Entered as Sccond-Clas Matter at the Postofflce, Ogden,"utah which would make Mrs. Higgins death appear accidental. She said she was in the next room when IIiggln8 fired the shotgun which brought instant death to her mother. She told show Higgins raved and struggled with neighbors for posses sion or the gun. saying that he would end his own life. Then, when tho exeitemcnt subsided somewhat, she said they expected that Higgins had been cleaning the gun and it had been accidentally discharged. Their story was so convincing that the coroner's Jury returned a verdict of accidental death. No one of the 300 residents or the village suspect eu anything regarding Mrs. Higgins death and they comforted the wid ower and his apparently grief-stricken step daughter. Uncle Shows Letters. Then C W. Ernst, a maternal un cle of the girl, took two letters writ ten by Julia Flake one to himselt and one to his daughter to States At torney Wilson In these letters the girl offered part of a legacy she Is to receive when she becomes ol age provided they would help kill her mo ther, Mr. Wilson thought the let ters were written in a fit of anger, but he Investigated. Saturday ho called on States Attorney A j. Bou telle of Knox county, and Sunday they went to see Julia, who was at, the home of a near uncle, A J Ernst at Hermon. Threy were astunded by her story. Higgins, who Is 26 years old, andj several years the junior of the worn an he killed, was found today at New Henderson. He was questioned foi several hours and made many'contra dictions. En route to the jail at Ale do in an automobile he broke down. "I can t stand it any longer," he moaned. 'I'll tell everything.'' Husband Signs Confession. The journey was interrupted at Alexis where Higgins was taken into a bank office and signed a typewrit ten confession. He gave what he said were all the details of the murder plot and as serfed his infatuation for his step daughter was the cause of it all He said that Mrs. Higgins became sus picious of his relations "with her daughter and they planned to get rid of her. Higgins" condition was such when the county seat was reached lhat hi3 hastily provided attorneys waived pre liminary examination. The girl, who Is at the home of an aunt here, became hysterical on Li arn ing of Higgins confession. In the letter written to Miss Ernsi. Julia made her first propoHel to bar gain for the murder of her mother This letter follows. "Dear Honey : I wonder if your fa ther would entertain any notion of killing mother If he does, I wish that he would hurry up and do it. as I am getting awful tired I wish he would try (o come over here to Wandhams. a couple of days next week. Of course, he would have to do it when father and I are away. He could go to the house when falhpr is shucking corn and I am in school. Tell him to come and see me at re cess " The letter she wrote to her uncle was similar FIGHT BREAKS UP CONFERENCE Kentucky Representative and Washington Attorney Ex change Blows at Meeting. MAN KNOCKED DOWN Lie Passes Between Belliger ents Over Salaries Lobby and Sensational Scene Follows. Washington, Jan. 20. A fist tight between Representative Johnson of Kentucky and John R. Shields, a Washington attorney, broke up a meeting today of the house commit tee on District of Columbia. After the two men had clashed and Beveral blows were struck, Representative Johnson broke away, shouting: "Get me my pistol, I'll kill him " Mr. Shields was knocked down be fore clerks and spectators could pnet the combatants Clerks tried to hold the Kentuoklan, but he broke awaj and dashed off for his private room shouting for his revolver. A dozen persons were present when Johnson ran away but the Office was soon emptied. When Johnson return ed only clerks remained. The Ken tUCkian berated them lor their inter ference and the incident closed. The clash followed a hearing on a bill to Increase the salaries of police men whom Shields represented. Representative Johnson declared "he heard that Mr. Shields had col lected a large lobbyist's fee," and thai I to vote the proposed increase minht be ' voting somebody a $4,000 or $.".,'inn lobby fee." "Shields demanded an opportunity to reply to talse statements" and at that Johnson struck the lawyer. JAMES L FIELDER INSTALLED IN OFFICE Trenton. V J , Jan. 20. James L. Fielder was today Inaugurated gov ernor of .New Jersey with the usual simple ceremony. Mr Fielder was acting governor af ter Woodrow Wilson became president of the United States and retired from the place last fall to become a can didate for the full term beginning today. CREW LOCK UP SHIPOTIAIN Order Mate to Navigate and Bring Vessel Into San Francisco Harbor HI SKIPPER INTOXICATED H Broken Bronze Steering Geat fil Repaired With Barrel Stave By Drunken Master San Francisco, Cal., Jan. 20. A sea man's log, describing the condition ll and conduct of the skipper, was in traduced at a hearing today before the British consul to determine the IH facts in the trouble aboard the Brit- HH is'n four-masted ship Philadelphia. 91 which put In here last nieht with her captain. Henry Lawrence, confined In 91 his cabin, and the mate. S, N. Capon. iH in charge of the vessel. The crew jSIH accused Captain Lawrence of having HS9 endangered their lives by Inefficient 'HH seamanship while intoxicated; tha Bl captain accuses the crew of mutiny, iH "December 26 Southeast gale and iH heavy sea6 off Columbia river bar," Esus reads the log of H. Cameron, a mem- fe&WB ber of the crew. "Captain intoxlca- OffiSH ted and shouting unintelligible orders ngH to Mr. Capon ifflfln ""Look6 as though we are in for a BafiKa tough time of it." irlw Two days later the Philadelphia, M$&k which was bound from Portland to KRmk Queenstown, Ireland, with a cargo ot &889 grain, was laboring in a huge sea. fdH The log reads: wHB "December 28 We asked Mr. Ca- pajaj pon If he would try to persuade the captain to shorten sail, as the ves?el (Sails was laboring under the heavy gale. EmoP T can't do anything with him when f&Sfi he is in this condition,' said Mr. Ca- BIS pon. ' 'You boys ask him yourself.' HajnL "Captain has threatened to kill any llBwl one who attempts to come to his cab- jggg in. Swears and curses at us from the poop deck and calls Mr. Capon BBm a pig " t Oi Barrel Stave for Steering Gear. HPgB The following day there was an ac- fn cldent to the steering gear. Captain HkSk Lawrence is said to have fitted up a PM barrel stave to take the place of tho fflaM broken bronze screw gear and to PISh have announced that that would have WfB to suffice for the trip around the horn, t ,fi That afternoon the sailors are al EsmO leged to have seized Capfaln Law rence and locked him in his cabin. Mate Capon was ordered to navigate. For three weeks then while the ship j tacked and jibbed down the coast, the crew are said to have maintained charge. They moved their quarters from the forecastle to the captains cuddy where they sat at table. Thej slept under the peep, a part of the ship sacred to officers Captain Lawrence said he would have the broken steering gear mend ed here and that he desired to ship a new crew. uu BIO STRIKE HAS I A SHORT RUN I Sixteen-Hour Tie-up on Dela ware & Hudson Railway Brought to Close. MEDIATION BOARD ACTS Paralyzed Traffic Returns to Normal Conditions Dis charged Employes Rein stated. Albany, Nf. Y. Jan 'n Operations on the Delaware A Hudson railway had reached practically normal pro I portions today and tho system pre sented a decided contrast to its par I alvzed condition during the 16-hour I strike of yesterday The strike came to an end last nteht when officials of ! the company at tbe suggestion of Q. W. Hanger ol the federal board of mediation and conciliation acceded to tho demand of the employes. By the terms of the agreement two employes who had been discharged for allesed violation of tho company rules were restored to their former ( positions. oo MOUN DAYS FOUND GUILTY. Kansas City, Mo. Tan 20. Don A. Moun Day of Topeka, Kan , and Mrs. L. D. w" Moun Day. his wife, were found guilty in the federal court in i Kansas City, Kan., today, of using the malls to defraud in tbe sale of lands ; in the Upper Precos valley of New Mexico j uu GRADING FEDERAL GROUNDS. Baltimore. Md . Jan. 20. A Iron- tract was let today for the grading of the Federal league grounds here and work will start In a few days. i H NOTRE DAME-YALE DATE. Notre Dame. Ind., Jan. 20-Notre I Dame university's football team will j play the Yale eleven at New Haven on October 17 The Notre Dame offi cials announced late today that the agreement for the game had been j signed by both institutions. MACVANE BURIED IN ROME. j Rome, Italy. Jan. 20. Professor Si las Marcus Macvane of Boston and Harvard university, who died this week, was buried here today, the members of the family having decided j not to send the body to America.