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Supplying the brick for the rebuilding
of a city isa big job. And the new kinds
!of brick being made are. a revelation. ." A
j good article in
The Sunday Call \u25a0
VOLUME CIL— NO. 103.
FIVE MEN SHOT
BY POLICE AT
TROLLEY BARN
Bloody Battle Is Started
. by Strike Breakers
;.- : in Uniform
ATTACK ON PICKETS
Fire Into Camp of Union
Men and Then Stand
Against Police
SURROUNDED IN BARN
Officers Enter Sheds to Take
KOne Man on Assault to .
Murder Charge
THE WOUNDED
Roy Perkins, shot in the right

J. J. Cotter, shot through the
left arm.
Maurice Risenbcrg, wounded in
the left breast near the heart,
probably will die.
Harry Cohrs, shot in the left
Frank Smith, bullet wound in
the right forearm.
In a bloody battle between
strike breakers and police at the
United Railroads carbarn at
Twenty-fourth and Utah streets
shortly before midnight last night,
five of the nonunion men were
shot by the police and three prob
ably fatally wounded.
According to the evidence ob
tained this morning by the police
the battle was the result of a plot
concocted in the barn by the
strike breakers yesterday and car
ried, out with probably fatal re
sults last night
By prearrangement a wrecking car
crowded with strike breakers left the
Twenty-fourth and Utah street 6 barn
shortly before midnight. The car, with
all ; ljghts out. was run to Bryant
street, where there is a switchback. At
that point there is also located a tent
occupied by the pickets of the union
' armen. The police say that the strike
breakers, just before reaching thia
tent, broke all the windows in the car,
«in<3 then, rushing the car along at
liiph speed, passed the pickets* tent
and opened fire with their revolvers on
the union men, pouring a fusillade into
••the tent, and then sped on to the
• switchback.
/The car was. then hurried back
•toward the Utah barn, into which It
•x-as run. while seven of the crowd
aboard it took up a i*tand in front of
• the* "barn.
BATTLE MITH POLICE
At this juncture three policemen
came running at top speed toward the
barn, having heard the firing. Reallz*
ing that the position of seven strike
breakers outside the barn betokened
• a serious situation, the policemen halt
ed and cried out to the strike break
er guards not to shoot.
.'Don't 6hoot, boys'" shouted Patrol
m,an' TTade, "we are policemen." But
.the warning wan unheeded an<l the
strike breakers opened fire on the three
peace guardians.
*. 'Realizing their danger the policemen
• drew their revolvers and returned the
• fire.- wounding five of the guards, who'
'feH to the ground. For a time the
battle resembled civil war.
The other two guards fled to the
ban*., the doors of which were hurried
ly harrlcaded to prevent the entrance
of the police.
: RIOT CALLS SEAT I.V
Rlr>t calls were then sent in to the
Mission street station and as soon as
reinforcements of police arrived at the
htm the police surrounded the.
.barn In which were nearly 100 strike
breakers. A demand was then made on
the men within to surrender.
Meanwhile th windows of a house
.near by, which is occupied by strike
breakers, were opened, and shots were
fired upon the police, who emptied
their pistols in the direction of the
house and silenced the fire. The po
licemen placed a cordon around the
house. Half an hour later the police
men \u25a0 captured one of the two men of
the barn guard who had escaped.' He
proved to be H- Green, and was ldentl
- fled as . the man •who had opened fire
' on the police.
The plot had as its object the
awakening of sympathy, for. the strike,
breakers and a- further discrediting of
[ efforts by union men -to keep violence
| out of their fight against the United
till roads.
The wounded men were hurried to
Continued tin Pace 4, Boltoni Column O
The San Francisco Call.
INDEX OF THE
SAN FRANCISCO CALL'S
NEWS TODAY
TELEPHOXE TEMPOR.IRY 86
WEDNESDAY. SEPTEMBER 11. - 1907
WEATHER CONDITIONS ] :f
yESTEEDAT — C!e*r; west wind; maximum
temper* tur^. 62; minimum, M. . v
FORECAST FOB TODAY— Cloudy; fresh south
winds. ' Paje 9
NEWS BY TELEGRAPH
EASTERN *
-Two cent fare law held unconstitutional Jn
Pennsylvania. , . P*f •" 18
I Grand Army encampment opened by GoTernor
Hughes at Saratoga. \u25a0 ' Pa«« 2
Wife of Lieutenant FranV Rorschach. U. S.
X., killed *y burglar with her own plstoL v P. 8
Sacramento. man goes east for bride, he: hai
not seen for S6 years. . ' ' Page 13
OH trust attorneys object to company belnij
forced to give $29,000,000 bond. P»»» 13
New- treaty with Japan, recognizing right to
exclude coolies. Is bellered Imminent by.dlplo*
mats. p»j» j
Harriman wys the west !» unusually prosper
ous, but capital is afraid to seek loTest
ment. . Page 3
Statesmen tell of plan. to grant free trade to
Filipinos and gire their. Tie w« - on the presiden
tial chances of Senator Knox and Secretary
Taft. . p»g « i
FOREIGX
Chinfise gOTernment appoints Liangtoa Tnca
as minister to the United States. *ag« 9
Bennett Sloan of New York stork exchange
crltlci«-s nooseTelt in Paris lnterrlew. Page 3
French "papers "comment on Germany's accept
ance of new plan - for policing Moroccan
port p. i - P^f % 2
Three youths of respected families in Stock
ton confess that they committed . many bur
gUri**.^ :. t . \u25a0 , . •.\u25a0 ' ;. _. ;?nii
Santa Crut waitress "commits suicide .on ere
of marriage. Pag* 8
Thousands of spectatora ist park In Sacramento
re* young woman fall many feet from runaway
scenic railway car. ' Page. 8
Volcano breaks forth la Aleutian islands ani
forces Eskimos to flee from storm of ashes. P. S
Southern Pacific official examines proposed
short line from Santa "Crcz by way of Bouldrr.
creek. " Page 3
i Santa Fe sued for. failure to provide safety
appliances for Its freight csrs. . ' Page 1
Shortest railroad in the world., the lone and
Eastern, faces foreclosure proceedings. 'Pag« 1
Los Angeles manufacturers' association de
cides to raise $100,000 fund to fight onion
labor. Page 9
EDITORIAL
They csn't stop La Follette. Page 6
Two unfit appointments. ". \u25a0 Page 6 |
Bad temper, and the fleet. Page 6 j
Ko gerrymander for Arizona. Page 6 |
Police • commission postpones appointment of j
chief of police. Pag* 14 \
Darid Reed is arrested and accused cf being j
member of organized - gang - of • • freight ;' rol>-'!
bers. \u25a0,_ .„- ' r \u25a0;. \u25a0 Pag« 7j
Hef ere« Green , criticises efforts , of Riley .* A.
Boggesa' " to name- his-: own "" troste* • in
bankniptcy. . .; "J Page 7
Tlrey L. Ford, general, cocntel of 'UfcltM'Rall*
ready, will tgo • lo'-trlal i tomorrow . be tore ''\u25a0 J«d g«,
Lawlor. \u25a0\u0084'/ , . [- ' ; ''.Pag»,7
. Mrs. William H. Crocker gires $2,500 to Ut»t.\
»er*ity bosplUl. • . ' : Page 1*
Superrisors unable to-, agree on whether I
charter amendment segregating tax rate' was or j
was not adopted. ' . ' ~ Page 6 1
Superrlsors petition secretary of .Interior to!
pass fsTorsbly on city's application for water '
rights In Hetch Hetchy and Lake Eleanor. •. P. 1 6 i
\u25a0 Superrlsors lease rooms -\u25a0 In , Bed Men's build- i
Ing for accommodation of eight superior":
courts. - • Page 6 ;
Clans Ppreckels glxes deposition .In .suit of ;
Pennsylrania company against American 1 sugar
refining company for $30,600,000 damages. P. 5
Ram's born, the ancient Jewish trumpet, if
subject of wrmoEf In synagogues. - Pag* S ,
Sap»rTlsors' public utilities committee reports
against granting of franchise for 6treet railway
In Parkslde district. Page- 14
Felice BUiotta. • editor of Italian weekly/ 1 it !
shot and fatally wounded by one of his country- '
men. ; Albert Plauieri. : - - :- Pag* 14 ]
Jerome Basslty." dire keeper. Is arrested - for '
shooting out lights in market.' : . • ' Pag* 3 \
Mayor announces appointment of Drs.; Mc-
Cookey. v Manning. Talt. Quntingtonand Ophuls
on the board of health. • Pag« 1
Professor ' Larkin delivers ; address •In which
he adrocates abolition of church and ' mar
riage. • • Page 1
M»n and young girl elope from Crockett, and
ere jailed here and man' may be tried as abduc
tor of the maiden. Page H
POLITICAL '
Three political partlea are still without slates
*Dd conditions are chaotic. -' Pag«'2
SUBURBAN
Oakland society woman . drives burglars from
her.bom* et point of reroWer. .Pag* 4
Alam«da grand .^nry will 'report on loose of.i
els 1 ; business methods. : ' Pag* 4
Justice of th*. Peace. Tappan says respectabl*
citizens should carry weapons after dark. ' Page' 4
. Ferocious bulldog . breaks from leash held «\t
Mrs., A. M. Wilson, . society woman, . to attack
raluable borse. . . ; .: Page t
Plans near completion forAlameda county p'x
position and , carnlral. . - Page' 4
8., B. Scbnrger asks for arrest of men : who !
used . autcauoblle three days . without ; paying \
t or - It. . : '"\u25a0»'\u25a0'.. \u25a0 ;\u25a0.>;•;\u25a0•"\u25a0-' Pag* 4
District ,A.ttorney Brown .will •' take 'no \u25a0 action
agalmt . Miss Ba i ley for , whipping : boy • ! Pago" 4
sports;;;;-,//;/ \u25a0-j ::\u25a0;.: \u25a0 /\u25a0\u25a0
Followers of 'the boxing game still Insist thnt
Brltt cult In his flfht wjth iGens. ', . - Pag* t
Jim May, the Nerada promoter, offera a big" ;
purse for meeting between Nelson and Gans. P.' 8 :
- Billy % Mayham : earprises " the "<lopeetera".. at
Seattle by . annexing, a handicap sprint ' Paga 8
San Francisco defeats > Los .'Angeles -In a 12
toning baseball game, 141 4 to ; 3. ":;. \u25a0; . .". Page I
Philadelphia leads la \hn Aaerlcen league fey
only six points. . * Pag* 8
LABOR
Waltresoes* union and bakers': onion are -r
ranglng for two balls to-be glren la " : Octo
tw. . '..•\u25a0/• •\u25a0 ' ;-,\u25a0\u25a0-. ', Pag* 7
The telephone operators. Mt Js stated, hare
nearly : all returned to work. ' Pag* 7 !
MINING j
Kise of mining stocks after settlement .of
GoldDeld labor trouble* Is checked by difficult!*!
of: broker. :• •;.-. . . ':.' .: - Page 13 i
MARINE I
Two ships of Alaskan salmon fleet arrive here
and -cannery ; handa "complain Utterly".: of 'treat
ment accorded them at the cannery and on boa r-1 1
tbe"«hip/; ; ' \u25a0„. ; : ; ;. ;." '. >V~ '.' ~\ r"; ;: Pag*-9]
. Quarantine ;, tender. Argonaut rnns down « pilot I
frhooner Lady Mine and later In day backs Into I
ferry steamer; Enelnal, Inflicting and 'Sustaining ]
damage" In . both': collUions. , 3 t Pag* 9
Raleigh's bluejackets.' atnng by Jeera of ; Cln \u25a0
clnnatl's furs* resurrect the. goat and "other "pets |
supposed . to have been ' slaughtered ' before rcrulser
left , : Asiatic atatlon. ! . v "'-' . ""\--J:~ Page 14 |
x Propeller*, model *of wrecked City of ' Cheater
washed ashore. . . -Page 9
SOCJAL /
' Archbishop. Riordan: will- officiate at the. wed'
ding "of Miss .; Anita; Harrey and ; Oscar .: Cooper, I
wbich : will; b* : celebrated -this afternoon'- at "the j
residence of^ the; bride's . grandmother. ; Mr*. ;
Eleanor : ll&s tin. \; Pag* 6 '
s^ ;frangisco^
LARKIN WOULD
ABOLISH CHURCH
AND RELIGION
Noted • Astronomer Declares
} That Marriage Should
~ Be Prohibited
LAUNCHES CAMPAIGN
Predicts' Great . Changes in
• Social Conditions in
1 Fifty .Years/ - •
DELIVERS - ADDRESS
Advocates *; 'Principles of
Eugenics; Societies in : - \u25a0;
.His .Speech
"Throw religion out of the churches.
Replace it with the scientific; teaching
of the laws of nature.. -PfoViuce
dren who . will be able to grapple with
the problems that now \u25a0 confront "the
world, the greatest problems the
world has ever known." away with
religion, | for . science and religion can
never be harmonized." *'-
Such' is'v the latest dictum qf. Pro
fessor "Edgar L. * Laf kin. * the ' noted
astrononier of. the Mt. Lowe .'observa
tory, who announced the .revolution
ary theory that marriage; should', tic
abolished in a speech before the
Sociological society Monday' ; night.
His .latest .sensational utterance was
made last night at-a meeting of the.
Eugenics association at 471 Page
street, where he. as honorary presi
dent of the association was .the chief
speaker of t her evening.. And this, j
declared Professor L.arkin.;is not the!
most radical .of the. beliefs. to which •
he* will give utterance in his campaign '
1 for a new" culture. : .To use his ,owrt*'
words. ;;l. haven't- said. any thing, radical
y.chw This; is just a befrihnrng/ 1 : -.v ! -
The. 'assault on -the v.Miolc structure
Of religious;. teactiip^^^
fessor . Larkin'-, ln .conformity jwitb .his
general •' idea *of -the ., overthrow rjof '•• ail*
accepted ' civilized, ideaa^of sex Vela
tionship.'.'.. The.- doctrines' ; "of . the ; New
Testament • are, according to; him;
the ' very; converse of ; the "'. laws •of
nature.. The time' Is. at; -ha'nd. "he
declares, when \u25a0 science. , must -be
accepted as the world's guide' to save
the 'human* race from destruction", and
he predicts that another 50 years will
see the; overthrow of all", religion," Ja
revolution in- all civil law and a neW,
standard' in education.,'-; .. ' +
- "Fifty years hence," he asserted; pick
ing up a book, "the .now. accepted
standards of religion and: education will
be overthrown .like: this," and .he turned
the, book over, and laid it down. > ;
' A \u25a0 GLOOM V PROSPECT
''\u25a0 i In^ opening , his _;.., address Professor
Larkln drew on the statistics produced
before the irrigation congress • to show
that the world's supply of : coal arid
wood will be completely exhausted ifn
100 years at -the present \ consumption
and waste. rate, and this he>made the
basis- for a declaration that ..unless sci
entists V are, forthcoming .who can ' take
and store • heat from the . potential
energy of the sun.thehuman race will
be wiped outl '
"The only» remedy.VjJie cried.- "is- to
produce; men -of greater .j, minds than
any who now live.' -'\u25a0 By--' the fend -of - the
second generation from" . now there
must ,' be . men on ; earth greater than
Edison -or Tesla" or * the human - race
shall freeze.. -The population of '/the
temperate zones -will /crowd:, toward
the. equator, and eventually. all > human'
life will .disappear.- .We -must; meet
this mighty."problern;7and "the study of
eugenics-alone can solve" it.
VTellth'e children .who /come Into the
Sunday 'schools /-something / about
eugenics, their ; own bodies * and;: the
laws, of , nature.- .Turn .the/ churches
Into eugenic societies; "forget religion;
don't talk- of Vmythlcal^gods; relegate
the' yery- wo^d ['religion' \b r the"backTof
the dictionary; learri : to : produceVchil
dren who are- able'^to grapple- with the
problems before us.. -Religion'* ls; go-
Ing; rationalism and^Foience are. coming
to ;take\ its 'place.*-- No , woman: can be
taught to care /for ; her. own _ body- or
produce ; a :\u25a0 perfect child ; so . long ;• as ' she"
is ; steeped and saturated .with the doc
trines of the- New: .Testament. 1 .. The
teachings of, St. Paul >\u25a0 and the "teach-;
Ings of science' can^ never harmonize/ ''
'.'; REVOLUTION IN CHURCHES; !
"In a few." years .our,: churches will
have ;. been -turned; bottomside .up; .we
will -have thrown the word ", 'religion'
out of the \u25a0 front . door ; ; education \u25a0\u25a0: wlli
have •been' revolutionized. When : the
time; has;; come; that 'a; 14 { year* old girl
can go inside a Sunday rf school ?and ."be
permitted to hear read; one flaw of na
ture," rather; than\: the * teachings "'. of .'\u25a0 re
llglon.jaj;'monuments should' be -erected'
to the event. - . \u0084. '.
?"Xow' our boys.ahd\ girls haveVread
to 'thems the : doctrines - ; of an \u25a0 obsolete/
utterly;; senseless }rellgion,y but'; they
never hear. from thelr.;teachers a. 'single
one v of^:the' ;; , fundamental • laws', of j-'hai
Continued cm l'age 2, Column S
Two of Former Health Board
Are Reappointed by Mayor
:- Four members of the nea health hoard appointed, by May or ;T ay-.
llor:v;br.'WiiMmVph^
Dr. i Thomas, W._Huntmgt6h:(left) and : L>r^ Cuy £.' Manning. ;-.',
Santa FeEiidangering
lives of Employes
Sued in Federal Court Because
. Its Freight Cars Have No
Safety Appliance s/ •
Special by Leased Wire to The Call
v-= LOS>|ANGELEG.' : •: • Jo.~Action
was *\u25a0' • brought".' a^iinst / the * Santa ; Fe
railroad ' .-cohipany •. in thfe United * States
district^ |; court: 'today for alleged viola
tion of the recent interstate; commerce
act.'- which • directs all* • railroads to
equip' their ffeigrht cars with safety
devices. It is charged that the lives
of employes of ;the- railroad /company
are endangered:' by failure to provide
automatic- couplers '[ and '_. other, safety
appliances .upon a . large number .of
freight..- cars j operated 'between . this
cityand San/Diego.' Apenalty of y-j0
is -fixed for each specific violation of
tiie:law. ; - -.:"•.;'.\u25a0 :'-; ;•: : \ :.',' ••.;/;
"•- The' action ""is'brougrht at the instance
of ". the interstate • commerce.* cemmission
by ,'. United /states V District - Attorney
Oscar" Lawlor.* fA i similar -complaint
was; fll ed -against the 'Pacifl c Coast rail
_way".?company > ,'2.and_jt_' is.claimed many
more actions', will /follow; "because the
comrr' '.on' 'has: found many western
lines not up'.tb/itsjrequirements ln.be
haif of their employes. V
Boysof Tender Years
Confess Robberies
SpccialJb i y. i Lcased l Wire to .". The Call
STOCKTON, -i'. r . Sept. -'410.-—Confeßslbnß
were ' extrafcted"'today rf v frbm' 'avtrioVof 1
youths : ranging /in \u25a0 ages f fora ;i I '_ to rl3
years, all 'members-of ;^reputable . and
respected', families ;of - this j city, which
fully explain- thY mystery" surrounding
a score Tot burglarlesfwhich; have been
committed « here 7 during v the.. last ; riin©
months. - '.^Thirteen "Stockton business
houses have -beYn v entered- at night "by
the , lads and- goods, * the total value of
which. will exceed the $100 mark, have
been stolen/. .'; : : \u25a0 -' : . : ; -
P Chief. Brlare" ana Detective : Donahue
have discovered: that local* second hand
dealers obtained the .most' of .the stolen
property. 'The dealers defended them-;
selves with 'the argument that the boys
presented orders purported .to have
been r signed ;bythelr. : parents whenever
offering -stolen wares ;\u25a0 for "sale. : The
parents 1 denied: ever; giving their.' sons
orders for the sale of articles to sec
ond 5 hand -.' d ealers. i j Ol d e r •; companions
made- out ; the .orders and : forged -the
name's. of '.thia parents to* them!
will undoubtedly fbft taken against the
second hand .dealers. .• : - ; -.'\u25a0.:\u25a0 \u25a0\u25a0\u25a0,',.
DEER s SWIMS '"\u25a0\u25a0 TWO .^MILES': ''.'
f//T6/ESCAPETFROM
Big : \ Buck Then \ Lands at Lime Point
: and * Falls /to; Shots of His
Pursuers ~ '
Special by leased Wire to The Call
/; SAN/'_RAFAEL.\Sept. j 10._£p^^ ' Jac'ksoW
president: of i the.-Tamalpals~gun ?club, !
while 'out; shooting ; with~ T.'Cummirigs.j
landed I ; a*ibig| buck rideer^after unusual j
efforts roiiythe\ part': of 'the 3 animal 5 to
escape. 1 ;*sTheyXwere' hunting on* Throck^
morton' ranch^near^6oUrias,\when * they.
\u25a0 started \u25a0 th^ deerlnbt' farjf romfthe'shore. I
: The L rdeer|took|tb/: the)^water,s and i swam
straight ?*butl;intbi; theVoceany' for* two
miles: "ItcUhen^turned «and J swam v; to
Llnie- point", "where..* Jackson" brought ; it
d 6~wn Lwl th ; h i s'gun^' ; The I buck .weighed
May^rant Free Trade
ta the Philippines I
Statesmen dive Views on Tariff
r and Tell of the Chances '
'yhofKnoxyandTaft
Special by Leased . Wire to The Call; ?
heie today' gave" utterance to the fol
lowing thoughts:; -; r .- ./•</•
» * Representative John Dalz«ll of Penn
sylvania-r-VDuring> the; coming session
of congress .another ,wili;"be
niade toisecure Jeglalation for the Fill-^
\u25a0> i «7".>. : f'^>-V«"?e:;V IT-?•**l T-' ?•'**- »*---''• • • -\u25a0- "r
pinos \u25a0In ithe ;.way .".of J granting .; them free
trade f with'.'. thls r couhtry('on their ""«to-f
ibaccoYandj sugar. *; 'This legislation is!
'much; needed' and. should have fbeen'
passed long-ago. .Oh. .Senator' Knox
•Isi the. 'proper .man to' be elected presi-'
ident."'-'; \u25a0\u25a0»-\u25a0.';: ''\u25a0:\u25a0•- \u25a0-'\u25a0 - •- ; .". . . - ; . •-. ..
'•• ;,Senator,r Charles .Curtis of Kansas— -^
4'ThV ; peoi)le^out our way, are nearly/all
for" Taft an/1- I ; believe that . Kansas .will
Send 'a/delegation; that' wlil'v vote\for
him.*/. My^'state. in ' Roosevelt
and would" be for ?htm; if ; he) would ac-
f cept -a' third- term." ' ;;*''_. . : _' \u25a0• < . :
; '^ReprasentatiyeV Campbell t Slernp, the
1 only t-:'i republican V,-, congressman : .'from j
/Virginia— "l.amno^exaggeratingwheh
ij say ; that r Virginia'- might' go ' republl- j
can^lf .) Roosevelt .were nominated.; for i
president., ..There7pisjnotimuch'i doubt in
niy mind i-Tait iwlil receive; the ,
support of our delegation." ' i
Shortest/ Railroad in
/World a Failure
Special h&LeascdjWire to The Call
; STOCKTON, 'Sept' '.10.— The shortest
railroad; in ; the \u25a0; world/ known as, ' the
lone . and ; Eastern,-. has ; failed ; to" be self f
supporting ' and ** now > faces » f oreclosure
of a : mortgage which \ undoubtedJy \will
terminate/its^ life. --.-\u25a0.\u25a0 ", \u25a0 : : - -' ' "
\u25a0 ." John ' Raggio.^a'; banker "of Stockton,
has been appointed". receiver of the Vail
froad;:aslthe'Cresuiti.of ''foreclosure '.\u25a0'.prbV
ceedihgs" instituted jby^the^^ chief creditor,
in trust, (theTUnfonl TruVt; company «• of
SanfJp)ranclsco,l/whlch^h'ol(jß^a*:" claim
against ;the~ro'ad>amounting!to|i36o.*6oo.'
Theiplaintiff in. the action petitlonsTfor.
the -sale/of-. the^foadV 1 ; besides; the^ap* r
poihtment^of-a receiver/ -.'\u25a0';\u25a0 .; '
'. '.Tlie, road connect3:lone-'with^Ma*rtells
and is '-l«ssanan ? .l 2, mile's long.' . .„:
T"\Vj^re,yio you suppose the world's lead
.ggfi-ciYSji^mes > from ? ,-. From the redwood ;
California the- wood is obtained.
r Read about ' it in
[ -Th® Sunday -Gall
Sanitary State of
Gity to/ Be First
- Gdnsidieratipn : ;
The -mayor .yesterday an
nounced ; the^ appointments; of Drs.
Thomas ,G^ v McCohkey, Gu£ E;
Mannings - R Dudley Tait, Wil
iiam^ Ophuls and -Thomas ,W.
Huntihgton'to, be members of the
bbard^ of i health.; 1 The * first two
named" were_ reappbinted to mem
bership from which they had pre
viously/resided owing { to differ- i
erices,witH ; theiri6'rmer.colleagues
over the city's sanitation^
.'...The new ;health. board took ' its
seat"at.;5o'cl6ckjlast evening and
will -meet again this 1 morning to
effqct-organization-by the election
of ;Dr.3Hun]tin'gtqn?asj-; president.
fThel-hoard . decided. - also', to con
ferl with rDr. i Rupert Blue, who
has?: been \u25a0 detailed > by the federal
Continued on Pus*- 2, Column 8
lmj|e]^inent Question No. 16
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What's the Matter With You?
For tKe niost original or wittiest answer to this ques-
Uo^-rrandtrie •briefer the better—The Gall will pay
El>^ DOLLAR
l^Gall will pay ONE DOLLAR eack Prize
winning answers will be printed next Wednesday
and checks mailed to I the winners at once. Make
your answerVshort and address it to
|IMPERTiraT
% 'I 'I TTT : ("* \ T I
V.^ "' Pl?*« Aiurwer* to ''Why Aren*t Yon Richf *
. >5. prized to" EmlU«rj. Lachmann. 1970 Minion St.. dtj-""
\u25a0 '\u25a0": I'mi strong;in the arms and weak in ;the head:
. $l'prlze. to: C. M. White., 150 Tracke« st.'Beno, Her.
Six" valid 1 reasons—all girls.
.\u25a0-..,:»-'\u25a0 11; prise" to JohiT 8." Maekaj. 1801 i Franklin st. \u25a0 elty.
\u25a0\u25a0;How do^ you know what I've^gbt in my plash lined-box? " "'
$1 prize :to F. = B.i Wilson. \u25a0' Ht«he« block." Fresno, CaL
- It;, took all" I had to/get the "experience: '•
' U .".. II; prize "•_ to E. - W.; AtklniJ lsooA "Flllmore - »t. -: city.*: -
- \u25a0 'Because the-races; are riot always to. the swift.
\u25a0• , \u25a0..",li i! prize to Migg 'C. Laplace, 1428 Corbett road, city. _ ; .
.; Because {niy hand always reaches into; ray' own pocket easier
- ;_than into other people's.
PRICE' FIVE CENTS.
NEW TREATY
TO EXCLUDE
COOLIES
Diplomats Believe
Japan Will See
Racial Ground '
Must Recognize Right
to Restrict Influx
Riots at Vancouver
to ;Hasten The ;
Negotiations
Pact With Britain: Will
Bring American One Also
WASHINGTON, Sept.
10.-— That a stringent exclu
sion treaty between America
and Japan is measurably
nearer ; realization than, the
most optimistic administra
tion official could have be
lieved 48 hours ago is the
I judgment of members of the
diplomatic corps here. This
jlong_ sought object is : ex
pected to be obtained, per
haps, as an indirect result of
tHe mobbing of the Japanese
at Vancouver,. in British Co
lumbia^ last Saturday night.
i The)belicfthAt a treaty is
I now within sight is based on
the conviction of officials
that the Japanese govern
ment now will be brought
face to face with the fact
that as it cannot discrimi
nate between Great Britain
and America in the matter of
demands for fair treatment
of Its subjects, and must by thia time
be convinced that the problem present
ed Is really a racial one. The only so
lution will He in the formal recogni
tion by, Japan of the right to restrict
cooly immigration not only in America.
but in British Columbia, Australia and
other British possessions.
• ,To take any other view, it is pointed
out, here, would mean a breach of ths
alliance with England., of which th«
Japanese, "have "been so proud, asd
which they, regard as so necessary to
their exploitation of . th« east. For.
though .'the British government doubt
less will "apologize for th» Vancouver
affair, and, even pay an indemnity- »
repetition of the' Incident is believed
to-be almost certain unless It yields
to the demands of British. Columbians
and. restricts Japanese immigration.
• PLAX BRITISH .TREATY
#N«otiatlon» already, are on between
the -British and the Japanese govern
ments to regulate the influx of coolies

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