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r r:ocondYc!rNo:2B0..-Pr,ce Five C.,'' , OGDEN CITY, UTAH, SATURDAY EVENING, NOVEMBER 9, 1912 Entered as Second-class MaWat the Pestofflce, Ogdcn, Utah' ffctH
1 1 Turkish Vizier Says Sultan Will Never Desert
iH Constantinople Rulers Will Not Be Responsi-
ble for Massacres When Capital Is Threatened.
If Ottoman City of Prilip Falls Before Fierce On
I slaught of Servians Red Cross Cannot Take
J Care of All of the Many Wounded.
I Paris, ..o. 9. "Neither I nor the
Ri 'Jj sultan will over abandon Con3tantlno-
a pie. My sovereign will await dea'h
JV In his palace; I in my office."
J Thus Kiamil Pasha, grand vizier of
r Turkey, has addressed the ambassa-
' dors of the powers. Kiamil Pasha ln-
i formed tl j nmbassadors In Constanti-
i nople that ho would maintain order
v . there until the end, according to a
i . dispatch to the Matin today. If, how-
q ever, t?ie Turkish capital should be
i occupied by the invaders, the grand
j vizier declares that he could not be
) nnswerable for what the exasperation
'' E of the population might lead to. Any-
Q I thing thai might happen then would
2 ; be on the conscience of Europe, he
i I f said.
'M & Noradungh-n Pasha, Turkish min-
5 t v2i6ter for fou " affairs, js diiecting
'L. affa,rs witn sSnJ5ular tenacity and de
k iftSP votion in spite of his S5 years Ho ap-
pears to be Infusing new life-into the
6 popualtlon of the Turkish "ca'pital. For
I! j 11 days he has not left his office. He
$, eats there and sleeps' there, throwing
I!, himself In the early hours of the
L morning upon a military bed in order
$ . to snatch a few hours' repose.
j General Mahmoud Mukhtar Pasha
H' was sent by Nazim Pasha, the com
i,; j mandcr-ln-chief, to notify the grand
I vizier that the Turkish army would
y'i not accept either mediation or inter
im , ventlon. According to a special dls
." ; : patch to the Journal from Constnntl-
nople, the commander-in-chief de
. olared that If the government did not
s '4 heed Uie wishes of the army the sol-
!l dlers would come to Constantinople
i and cannonade the offices to prevent
, a the dismemberment of the empire.
, I , The leaders of the Committee of
' Vnion and Progreso also informed the
.jj grand vizier that there would be a
" teiTible revolution unless the Turklsn
i army continued to fight until the last
-j ditch A.3 a result of this and the at-
; tltude of the army, it Is understood
z.'; Kiamil Pasha decided to abandon the
i idea of asking the powers to intervene.
J; i The officers, who were sent into
j ' retirement from Sine Turkish army
!( , Ip 1909 for political reasons, are now
- being reinstated, according to a dis-
' patch from Constantinople to tho Echo
j de Paris. They will do their utmost
to lick Into shape the fresh troopH be-
! . ing dragged into Nazim Pasha's army,
which is being reorganized behind the
j- ; lines at Tchatalja.
fj Ghazi Ahmet Muktar Pasha, the
Ivetearn victor of Kara in the Russo
Turklsh war of 1877. aud a former
grand vizier, explained the Turkish
defeats thus:
"The Yomg Turks liave ruined our
aimy. Formerly part of tho officers
camo from tho ranks and the remain
der from the military schools. The j
Young Turks did not like that sys
tem They bocan by pensioning or
finding other situations for the men
who had risen from the ranks and
replacing them with youngsters from
the military academy. During three
years about 1,500 Joined in this way.j
but all of them were tco young and
."Our battulions of Infantry, which
nr'o S00 strong, had only Beven offl- j
cars each at the outbreak of the war,
wheroRS In the past they had alwayB
16 or 17. What could you expect our
! r bravo soldiers to do without officers
ir ncd without food? for we have no
commissariat department. They could
H do only one" thing. They fled."
f 'An Interview with a Bulgarian fiol-
i dler who took part in tho battle of
it Lule Burgas Is publlahnd In tho Me-
3, tin
j ' "What struck us most," this soldier
j , finid, '-wa6 tho liarmloasnsss of the
TurLlbh shooiing. Tho bullols flow
, i hlsh over oar heads as If tho Turk-
? ' Ish soldiera woro not aiming, but
; shooting vlth tholr hoado turnod; Our
f cornpanj- comprised 100 riion. Dur-
Ing the throe dov' battlo wo woro en-
; BtLgod In a fight laHtlng eight hours.
i and only two of our men were wound-
i od, one In the Ihlgh and tho othor In
the ankle. Wo woro often only 200
rj yards from tho onomy. On tho othor
( hand, tho effect of our flro wan tor
ij rlblti. Our moil lnslbted on Jumping
3 up to ace tho roau'.- or ouch volley,
ii must to the dlsguat of our oiflcorH.
4 jj who often oat tholr teinpors In try-
a Inp to Induce the men to oboy tholr
I h order to koop covered."
' ' "This lu no time for Irony," Haid
1 tho Noradughlari Pushn. TurklHli Or-
'i cljrn minister, -today, "but if It was 1
I ' would padto on ovory wall of tho cap-
itul and print In olg typo In cvory
1 i Turkish newspaper tho solemn decla-
ration made three weeks ago by the
I European powers that they would not
i I permit the seizure of Turkish torrl-
! lorv. At the samo lime T would pub
lish the text -.t the 27 treaties con-
eluded during tho past century by
the nations of Europe guaranteeing
the Intimity of the Ottoman em
pire." Capture Outposts.
Sofia. Uulgaria, Nov. 9. The Bul
garian army besieging Adrianople to
day captured KartnltGe and Papaz
tepe, two of the outer lines or forts
defending the city, after a desperate
artillery duel. The Bulgarian Hoops
suffered a large number of casualties.
Riot In Constantinople.
Paris, Nov. 9. Serious disorders are
reported to haver broken out in Con
stantinople, .where Kurd solrlcrs are
killing Christians In tho Galata quar
ter, according to a special dispatch
from Bucharest, Rumania, puSlfilicd
by the Paris Midi'uuder reserve. Some
buildings of the Turkish capital are
said to have been set on fire The
banks and foreign embassies arc
guarded by detachments of Turkish
troops who arc still obedient to dis
cipline. 25.000 Turks Surrender
Athens. Nov. 9. The capitulation of
the Turkish fortress of Saloniki. as
well as Fort Karaburun. was signed
last night, according to an official dis
patch b King George of Greece
Twenty-five thousand Turkish troops
Report Is Denied.
So.';a. Bulgaria. Nov. 9. Premier
Guechoff of Bulgaria says there is no
truth In the report oabled abroad that
the Turkish government has proposed
to Bulgaria to begin peace negotla
tlons vJthout the mediation of the
pdwcr&."r ' -...-
Turks Lose Heavily.
Uskup, Nov. 9. The battle which
resulted in the capture of the Turkish
city of Prilip (or Perlcpo) b the i
Servian troons was one of the most I
severe that has been fought on this i
side of the Balkan peninsula. Tho Ser
vians lost 2.500 killed and wounded
while- the Turks suffered C.000 cas
ualties. T',.e battlefioM is stil lcov
ered with corpses.
Owing to the broken natur" of the
country and the poor rallrr- com
munication the members of the Red
Cross society are encountering the
greatest difficulty In dealing with the
The fall of the Turkish stronghold
of Monastlr. which Is now being at
tacked by Servian and Greek columns,
Is expected hourly.
May Punlch Soldiers.
Constantinople. Nov. 9. It js re
ported that Nazim Pasha, the Turk
ish comm?nder In chief has decided
to send to their homes several thou
sand of his men who have shown
the white feather on the field of bat
tic but logic would suggest thnt they
deserved more severe punishment.
Reports of the excess of the flee
ing Turkish troops In the town of
SIHvrl, a seaport southwest or
Tchatalja line apparently arc au
thentic Manv of the inhabitants are said
to have been massacred and the town
almost completely burned. The pop
ulation of Slllvrf was mostly Greek.
Such stories as these do not tend
to aBsurc the minds of tho dwellers
of Constantinople where a panlky
feeling already pervadeB. Some sen
sational stories telegraphed abro?U
concerning the situation In Constan
tinople are not only exaggerated but
mischievous and they are likely not
only to react locally but cau6e trouble
among friends of tho colonies.
The authorities arc acting under
a plan arranged by the foreign office
and the foreign consulates also have
devised arrangements to protect
their subjects.
Two British steamers arc lying In
tho harbor ready to embark British
The lack of news from the theatre
of war confirms the view already
telegraphed that the Bulgarians as
well as the Turks are much exhaust
ed from the fierce battles at Lule
That Bulgaria Is beginning to feol
the strain of the tremendous effort
to defeat the Turks Is believed In
this city.
The Turks are utilizing the breath
ing spell to prepare for tho final ef
fort to restrain the Bulgarians at
Tchatalja line. Largo numbors of
members of tho first reserves are ar
riving from the Anatolian province.
Several battcrlOB of artillery have
bcon sent to Tchatalja Including fifty
four guns confiscated from the Ser
vians nnd tried out the last few da'B
near Constantinople.
The government has difficult work
before it to convince the people of the
necessity for the submission of an
appeal for the good offices of the
Priest Calls Upon Faithful.
Constantinople, Nov, 9. The Shoik-Ul-Islam,
head of tho hierarchy In
Turkey, yesterday issued tho follow
ing appeal for a holy war In a mani
festo addressed to tho Ulenlas and
"With a view to exciting and en
couraging tho soldiers of tho enemies
who sin round us, their priests, cross
In hand, are working In the ranks
of th army, it Is not fitting that
our Ulemas should neglect tne ac
complishment of a similar duly
"In order that the victory and glorj
promised by the almighty prophet
may be granted without delay to the
Ottoman it Is necessary that the ven
erable Ulemas organize a jihad. Such
a holy war has, moreover, become
an obligation if tho condition of the
Ottoman soldiers is to be strength
ened. "Ulemas who feel that they pos
sess the aptitude and strength to par
ticipate in this impirtant tabk are in
vited to present themselves Immedi
ately at the Sheik-Ul-Islam, which
will send thoso selected ro tho army."
There have been rumors for a day
or two that the ministry was unsta
ble owing to us request for mediation
by the European powers but the news
papers say this situation has given
way before the demand of the army
amPot public opinion that the war
be continued The common danger
seems to have united all parties, this
being shown by the perlervld ont-
Every male who has reached the
age of 19 years will be expected to be
bursts of patriotism,
ready to perform his share In the
duty of protecting the capital,
Mahmoud Shefket Pasha, ex-minister
of war. saw Kiamil Pasha, the
grand vizier, today It is reported
that Shefket will be appointed Inspec
tor peneral of the army.
Villages in the Palass and Klrdjare
districts have been bi'rncd by Bul
garian troops and Daoucl and Topuklu
1 and surrounding villages also were
destroyed. ,
An official dispatch received from
the Vail of Saloniki, dated yester
day, says two squadrons of Bulgarian
cavalry Thursday attacked the troops
guarding the railway station at Orlu,
three hours' journey from Adrianople,
but the Bulgarians were repulsed.
Vienna, Nov. 9. The Bulgarians
are now attacking with all their
strength the remaining Turkish posi
tions about Tchatalja and the fall of
I these ltal Turkish defenses In front
of Constantinople Is only a matter of
hours, according to today's dispatch
es from the Reichsposl's correspond
ent. The Bulgarian third army has pen
etrated far Into the forest region
south of Derke3 lake, preparatory to
the advance on Constantinople, while
the first hrmiB.ngaged against the
mSiirTurkiBU' portion oaatof Tchat
alja. This position Is not yet com-1
plctelv pierced, but the end of the ,
Turkish resistance appears to be in '
siGht. I
The raw Turkish troops, large num-
bera of which were rushed from Con
stantinople to meet the enemy's ad
vance; .are fighting stronglj , but the
exhausted veterans of the earlier bat
tles are offering little serious re
sistance. Danger Threatens Europe.
London. Nov. 9. Though the end
of the Balkan was apparently Is in
sight, a greater danger than It threat
ened Europe today. The powers form
ing the triple alliance (Germany. Aus-tro-Hungary
and Italy) and those
composing tho triple entente (France.
Great Britain and Russia) are divid
ed Into two distinct camps as to tho
policy to be followed when peace be
tween Turkev and the Balkan allies
has been brought about.
Absolutely Ignoring the threat of
Austro-Hungary that she will not tol
erate tho Servian occupation of Al
bania or of a port on tho Adriatic sea,
King Peter's armies continue their ad
vance through tho country they wero
practically forbidden to enter.
Council Grove. Kan.. Nov. 9. Wor
ry over the Inability to find 53.000 in
gold which she knew to bo burled
In an iron pot on her farm Is believed
to have caused the dospondoncv that
led to tho suicide here yesterday of
Mrs. Joseph Rutledgo. Mrs. Rutlcdge
shot herself through the head.
Mr Rutlcdfe. a fanner, had con
cealed his savlngh In his own way,
promising to reveal tho cache to his
wife before he died. His death came
suddenly last February, before he
could reveal tho hiding placi'.
Chicago. Nov. 9. -In reappointing
Athony Czarneck, Republican, elec
tion commissioner today, County
Judge Ownes declined to recognize
the Progressive as "one of two lead
ing parlies" of the state. Tho Illi
nois law specifics that election coiu
I mlssioners for the city muBt have
'two members whoso eligibility shall
,be determined bv the fact that they
belong lo the "leading two parties,"
In tho state
New York, Nov U The unfilled
tonnage of the I'nlted States Steel
corporation for tho mouth ending Oc
tober 31 was 7.594.3SI tona. This
breaks all monthly or quarterly rec
ords The unfilled tonnage for the
-same month last jour was 3.C94.32S
tons and for September of tho present
year It was C, 551, 557 toiib.
Gridirons Will Be Busy
at Many Colleges m
the Country.
Chicago, Nov. 9. Many interesting
football games are on the schedule
In the west today, but none of them
Is for championship.
The principal gameB on today's pro
gram follow:
Chicago vs. Northwestern at Chi
cago. Illinois vs. Perdile at Lafayette
Indiana vs. Iowa at Indianapolis.
Wisconsin vs. Arkansas at Madi
son Ohio State vs. Oberlin at Colum
bus. St. Louis vs. Notre D.ime at Su.
Ames vs. Cornell college at Mount
Drako vs. Missouri at Des Moines.
Beloit vs RIpon at Belolt.
Grlnncll s. Simpson at Grinncll
Lake Forest vs. Illinois Wcslcyan
at Lake Forest.
Knox vs. Monmouth at Galesburg
Nebraska vs. Doane at I IncJlu.
Case vs. Kenyon at Cleveland.
Depauw vs. Rose Polytechnic at
Torre Haitc
Wabash vs. Earlham at Crawfords
vlllc. Mlchgan Agricultural vs. Mount Un
ion at Lansing.
Ohio Wcslcyan vs. Wooster at Del
Berkeley. Cal., Nov. 9. The decid
ing game of seven years of rugby
football will be played on California
field today beforo stauds and bleach
ers holding nearly 23.000 partisans of
the Blue and Gold of the University
of California or the Cardinal of Stan
ford California will cnlor the contest a
JO to 9 favorite, the only reason ap
parent therefor being tbnt recent
rains hao lelt the Held soggy and
the advantage with the heavier team.
California's advantage In weight Is
slight, however. Both teams are fit
and confident, each being well sea
soned with veteraiiB.
Rugby experts predict a small scoro.
Stanford faces the additional han
dicap of having trained on the turf
Held at Stanford, always fast and
easy going, while the CalifornlaiiB are
accustomed b tho jeaon's work "to
the conditions, to he liiei liuho-gamc!
today., Overcast tJcle.? and n predic
tion of showers threatened additional j
handicap for the Cardinal teanl In the j
form of a game played In tho rain
Seats in tho stnnds or bleachers
commanded as high as 523 today. Fle
thousand standing oorm admissions
are to bo placed on sale at the fleid
this morning.
Philadelphia, Nov. 9. The Univer
sity of Pennsylvania and the Univer
sity or Michigan foolLjll teams meet
here today in the most Important
game on either team's schedule.
On Ynlc Field.
Now Ilavon. Cnrf., Nov. 9. The i
odds favored the Blue In the annual
jrld'ron battle on Yale field this aft
ernoon between Yale and Brown, al
though the Yale coaches expected it
would bo a hard fought contest. Two'
years ago the Brunonlans defcatod
Yale, but last year Yale had Its ro
vuige by winning with a comfortable
Although Brown scored on Har
vard this season, the Yale coaches
were hopeful of keeping the Blue goal
line uncrossed.
Tho lineup:
Brown. Yule.
Landon le Gallauer
Murphy It Talbot
Gothstoln Ig Arnold
Mitchell e Ketcham
Knlp rg Pendleton
Kratz rt .. Warren
Ashbaugh re ....I Avory
Crowlhors qb . . . .' Cornell
Tenney lhb Phllbln
Bartlett rhb ..,,... Spalding
Henry fb Flynn
OfficialB: Referee, Okeson, Lehigh:
umpire, Crollus, Dartmouth; head
linesman, Gillender, PennBj'lvanla.
Princeton Meets New York.
Princeton, N. J., Nov. 9. Princeton
will meet the Now York university
here today in tho next to the last foot
ball game on the Princeton schedule.
The Tigers are In good condition and
all the regulars will start In tho
game. New York university Is not
likely to ))i ove a difficult proposi
tion and It Is probable the coaches
will send in many substitutes during
the game.
The game wJli beIn nt o'clock,
as the Yale-Prlncoton freshmen con
test will be played on University
field beginning at 1:30.
Harvard In Game.
Cambiidgo, Mass., Nov. 9. Tho
Black and Gold of Vunderbilt univer
sity wuved against the Crimson In
the stadium today at the first gaino
between the most promising of south
orn football teams and tho Harvard
The day was Ideal, there being
scarcely any wind, and just cool
enough for keon. snappy football.
Head Coach Houghton announced
ho would thry out" his Harvard sub
stitutes against Vanderbllt In the first
period, holding his first lino of bat
tle in reserve in enso the southerners
proved too strong.
Head Coach Dan 13. McGuigin of
the Vanderbllt team, while not con
fident of winning, assured his friepds
that the southern team would give
Harvard plenty of work.
Harvard outweighed Vanderbllt on
an average of 17 pounds per man.
The lineup;
Hnrvard Tanderbllt
Dana le Turner
Lawson It Shlpp
McGuirc Ig Swofford
Wlgglesworth c Morgan
Driscoll rg Davcrf
T. Frothinghnm...rt T. Brown
Holllster re E Brown
Logan qb Robblns
hard wick lhb .....'. Hardagc
LIngurd rhb Collins
Bettlc fb ....' Slkes
Dos Moines, la , Nov. 9. With but
half of its star backfleld in the game,
Drake's football team will clash with
Missouri hero this afternoon
President-Elect Wilson j
Maintains Listening
Attitude Princeton, N J,. Nov 9. "Very use
ful and Important Indeed." was the
comment which President-elect Wood
row Wilson made today on the array
of editorials, statements and declara
tions from prominent persons being
published in various newspapers ad
vocating or opposing an extra session
of congress to revise the tariff.
"Are vou going to take all these
clippings with you on your vacation0"
he was asked.
"Oh, no," replied the governor. "I've
read them already. The newspapers
certainly are helping me In my lis
tening policy."
Tho attention of the president-elect
was called to an argument in an edi
torial that inasmuch as he had not
received a majority of the popular
vote and that since both the Republi
can and Progressive parties favored a
policy of protection, therefore the
country had voted acalnst tarlftWevi
slou v
"That's queer rcasonihgv' remarked
Mr. Wilson. "They overlook the fact
that manv state legislatures went
Democratic, which means Democratic
senators, and likewise that there were
a great number of Democratic con
gressmen cl?ted."
Mr. Wilson planned lo attend the
Princeton-New York university root
khall game here hls afternoon."
co- '
Havana. Nov. 9 -Acting upon the
suggestion of the sporting editor of a
local newspaper, a mob of Cuban
baseball fans went to the hotel of
Umpire O'Brien of the American
league yesterday for the express pur
rose of lynching him. They carried
ropes and other requiaJtC6. O'Brien
had been warned in tho meantime or
his Impending fate and was able to
mnkc a quick getaway and hide. Theu
the chief of police was notified of the
situation and the fans were dispersed
by a company of armed rurnlcs.
O'Brion came here with the Phila
delphia Athletics, who have won ev
ery game from the Havana team. Yes
terday the Cubans had a chance o
win. but were beaten by two close de
cisions by O'Brien This morning's
newspaper suggested lynching as the
proper penalty, and the fans decided
to act.
"I thought these Cubans were be
hind the times," said O'Brien, "but
thoy are the most up-to-date kind of
progressives. I don't mind pop bot
tles, but when It comos to lynching, I
am ready for a safe Job -such as sol
diering with the Turks."
New York, Nov. 9 John Jacob
Astor. the Infant son of Mrs. Made
lene Force Astor, will have an allow
ance of $3,S.i;; a year for his support
during the next three years.
Surrogate Fowler has granted a
petition filed by Mrs. Astor to this
end and appointed Mrs. ABtor as
guar Han. with limited authority un
til the child reaches the ngc of 14.
Mrs. Astor said she wanted the In
come on her son's $3,000,000 trust
fund to accumulate until the child
ntfair.ed his majority and that until
then sho Intended lo educate' and
support him. The bov was born last
August and the trust fund waa creat
ed under the will of his father, the
late Colonel John Jacob Astor, who
perished In tho Titanic disaster.
COST MANN $2,467
Washington Nov 9. It cost Con
gressman James R- Mann of Illinois
minorilv leader of the house. 52.407
to.be elected last Tucsdnv, according
to a report he has just filed with the
clerk of the house.
nn .
Los Angeles. Nov 9 Max Levy, a
New York diamond salesman, slated
to friends hero today that gems of his
valued at $22,300 had been lost
Mirough a drain In a bathtub, lo his
emporarv great mental anguish. Levy
valued tho diamonds so greatly that
ho would not trust them eve,n to the
safe In tho hotel whero he was a guest
He carried them In a small chamois
bag about his neck, oven when bath
ing, which he was doing when tho
string supporting the bag broke and
tho diamonds disappeared through the
Levy dashed down four flights ol
stalr3 and told hm troubles to the
hotel clerk. An onglncer soon recov
ered Uie diamonds for Levy, who pre
sented hts rescuer with a diamond
Seattle. Nov. 9 The whole Repub
lican state ticket except governor was
elected in Washington by substantial
pluralities. Mrs. Josephine C. Pres
ton, Republican candidate for ni'-r-Intendent
of public Instruction, vio
was at first reported to have been
defeated, won by a large plurality.
The legislature Is nominally Repub
lican In both houses, but many of the
Republican members-elect have been
Identified with the Progressive move
ment. Tho Socialists have two represent
atives In the legislature.
Roosevelt'.s plurality over Wilson j
is 22,000; over Taft. 3S.O0O. I
Newport. R. I , Nov. 9. Arrange- j
ments were made today to send 3'"
petty officers and seamen from the i
val training station to Philadelp:. ..
as part of the complement assigned
to the cruisers Tennessee and Mon
tana, which have been ordered to
Turkey The men will report at the
Philadelphia navv yard tomorrow
Rumors That Gunmen
Will Admit Killing
Herman Rosenthal
Now York, Nov. 9. Rumors persist
ed in and about the criminal courts
building today that the four gunmen
indicted for shooting down Herman
Rosenthal, desired to withdraw their
pleas oj not guilty and euhjr pleas Jo
murder in the 'second degree: "Their
counsel denied, however, any such
move was contemplated, and District
Attorney Whitman would muko no
comment. The prisoner themselves,
"Leftv Louie." "Whltey Lewis " "Da
go Frank" and "Gyp the Blood." had
nothing to sa. There was no court
session today Tho selection of the
jurors, five of who had been chosen
yesterday, will bo resumed Monday.
Charleston. W. Va., Nov. 9. Sev
eral suits, asking damages in the ag
gregate of $750,00 have been filed in
the fodoral court for tho southern
district or West Virginia against non
resident officers of the United Mine
Workers of America and in the cir
cuit court of Kanawha countv against
local officers of the miners union,
by coal companies whose mines were
closed by the strike In the Kanawha
coal fields.
Tho plaintiffs charge unlawful in
terference with the operation of. their
mines, intimidation or miners, and
destruction of property.
The defendants include President
John P. White of tho United Mine
Workers of America: Bice President
Frank J Hayes, and Secretary Ed
ward Perry.
Indianapolis, Nov. U. The vote in
Indiana this year shows a discrep
ancy of moro than 70,000 votes from
tho election of 190S. Tho unofficial
total this year Is 049,377 while the
official count four vcars ago showed
This large difference is believed
by party managers to be duo mainly
to tho operaton of tho now registra
tion law which prevented much of
the Illegal voting that has character
ised provlous elections.
Quobcc. Nov. 9. The liner Royal
George, stranded since Wednesday
night on the rocks of the St. Law
rence, was taking water fast today
and m.iv bo impossible oi rescue To
day it is bolloved the remainder of
the cargo will have been taken ofT and
another effort to float her will ibe
Cheyenne, Wyo., Nov. 9. The best
figures obtainable today indicate Sen
ator Warren's ro-olectlon over J. B.
Kendrtck, Democratic candidate. War
ren has. however, only two votes to
spare and State Democratic Chairman
Hopkins declares the official count
will n all likelihood be required to de
termine tho choice.
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Confessed Dynamiter W g
Loaned to Government 1 , m
By State Authorities. ; ftjH
Indianapoll6, Nov. 9. For the first HHtnr
time In public since his arrest nine- HHirlj
teen months ago, Ortie McManlgal re- i flHN
laled at the trial of the accused mi1
"bomb plotters" today his oxpoiienccB iHgKtfj
as a hired dynamiter. WBcvi
The confessed accomplice of the mBtr'
McNamara brothors, as a government Bfr't
witness directly accused Herbert B. iF't
Hcckln, now international secretary H
of the Association of Bridge and iHK
Structural Iron Workers, of Inducing IHkhj
him to do dynamiting under pay of the BH!
union. IHflll
He said Hockin had threatened to bIHbI
boycott him from every Job If he re- rflfl
fused to accept the dynamiting com- tP'Ml
mission. iyVJ
McManlgal told how for years he ttl
caused explosions about the country Bill
against employers of non-union la- Rfll
Dr ! 19
At the outset, McManlgal asserted, ;.
e attempted to protest the lives of r BM
icple whenever setting off a bomb. ,H
At his first Job, in Detioit June. 2u,
11907, he told of pushing a garbage B9
I barrel against the rear doof of a res- jH
taurant so the people would not run H
out-and be injured or killed by an ex- H
plosion across an alley. B
"I had been a member of the iron Ml
workers' union since 1903," said Mc- fl
Manigal "In June of 1907 Hockin MHfl
came to mc while I was working on JM
the Ford building In Detroit and said H
the executive board of the union had H
decided to clean out the open shop
I concerns and that I was the man to 9
do M
Understood Explosives.
" 'You used to work in a stone quar- H
r aud you know how to use explo- H
sives.' he said. 'You'll be paid by H
I "I protested, but he told me that if H
I didn't do as the executive board H
said he'd see that I was boycotted H
against getting a job, so I finally con- M
I "I went to the stone quarry of my H
.incle, William Behm. at Bloomvllle, H
Ohio, June 22. 1902, and brought back IK
in a suit case three cases of dyna- Er
mite, some fuses and caps. I told Kt
Hockin I had the dynamite in my m&
room. He said: Ri
" 'All right. You've gone this far, Br;
and you had better pull off the job JK
UetWen I anil 2" in thq morning'' 9E
"In my room I propared- three B
bombs, each with 50 feet of fuse. I fH
then wout back to the building and ff9fl
waited in an alley to see if there fl
were any police about. Seeing none. J
I put one bomb 'n the fire box of -H
the boiler in the building under con- jM
struction. another in an air com- fH
pressor In the building and a third Wfl
near the cylinder. H
Careful of Lives. M
"Joining the ends of the ftsc at H
i one point I lit them ail. They were H
lixed lo go off at about 1 a. m. it H
was then 10 p. m. I again looked H
about the alley. I noticed a kitchen Jm
door at the rear of a restaurant open- jM
ed on tho alley opposite whore the H
bombs were, and thinking some pco- JH
pie might run out at the first explo- M
sion and be Injured by the second or M
third, 1 shut the dcor and jammed a M
barrel of garbage against it. Then M
I went to my room and waited to hear jH
the noise. H
"it came about 1 o clock. Later i H
heard the newsboys calling 'Extra' ' M
"le reminded me I still had some HH
explosives in my room. hat snoiuu ihm
1 do with them? I did not dare to . M
go out with a package. That would : HH
excite suspicion. So I took what dyn- MS
amlte I had lett to the bath room, ; RH
and cutting It Into small pieces, flush- H
ed It' opt." , IH
"Did you see Hockin the next day? i m
asked District Attorney Miller. l9a
Sent Newspaper Accounts. 19
"Yes. He paid me $20 for expenses 19
to Bloomvllle. He said I would he . H
fully compensated for my work as ll
the excutlvo board had set aside a fl
certal namount for each job, he said, . jl
and I must keep at It. Ho said I 'H
would receive $125 for a Job at first H
and I was to send a newspaper ac- M
count of each explosion so, he could M
get the money from the international H
union. The clipping was a kind or ftT'H
certificate that tho explosion had oc- ""iJH
curved." fln9
"Thinking tho police were watching i HH
me, as it was my first explosion," con- j fll
tinned McManlgal, "I decided to loave ll
Dotrolt. I wanted to work and for A9
them to let mo alone. But Hockin , Dl
kept after mc, saying- j Vl
"'Wo have got tho goods on you Hl
now and you have to keep at it, for H
we aro going to clean out the Na- t M
tlonal Erectors' association.' I H
"1 went to Chicago and worked H
theie. The next February Hockin t JM
came to my houso in South San?n- H
mon stroot nd said ho had a job for j H
mo at Clinton, Iowa. & ! M
Dynamite Is Found. kjl H
"1 went to Clinton. It was a double U$ IH
tracq railroad bridge across tho Mis- . IB
sisslppl river. I pulled off the job i ..- B
pretty much in the same way as tho A JM
other one .plnclug 30 sticks of dyn- I a tM
ainitu at various places. One lot of gfi jM
dynamite failed to go off on accocnt 2? H
of being frozen When I saw Hockin WfS f 1
again ho lookod greatly worried, ex- i'; , H
plaining they had round the frozen ;V M
dynamite and had arrested a man v'i
Ho thought it was me and was afraid j H
I would tell. 1 H
"He pal me my expenses and sail JH
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