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BALDWIN, representing the California club; did a useful and timely service for San Francisco by her luminous exposition of the Hetch Hetchy water rights controversy before the State Federation of Women's Clubs in session at Santa Barbara. The industrious propaganda financed by the Spring Valley water company had been able to create a mis taken prejudice on this subject by appeals to lovers 01 natural scenery. These are excellent people, altogether honest in their ways of thinking, but the}' have failed to understand that in this instance the information on which they formed opinions came from a poisoned source and was wholh- misleading. Mrs. Baldwin and the Hetch Hetchy Question Xow the only- concern which the lovers of natural scenery can have in this matter is with the extent and nature of the change pro posed to be made in the Hctch Hetchy valley. All sorts of wild talk and misleading stuff in this relation have been given currency by agents of the Spring Valley company, and they have succeeded in creating some alarm among excellent and' conscientious ' people. Mrs. Baldwin thus explains what is to be done : The greatest argument which concerns us is beauty of the valley, and the water scheme development will mean simply the difference between a meadow and a lake. We are not going to flood it 3,000 feet <\cep; Nve will only take a little off the bottom. There is not a sequoia tree within miles to be injured, and the trees in the meadow are only oottbnwoods and cedars. It will simply be a mirror to reflect the beauty and aot one fall will be injured, save one 20 feet high. This is a plain statement of facts, none of them -disputed. Mrs. Baldwin might have added that the unimportant change in the aspect of the valley which she described was sought to be made for the highest uses of a population of a million people, residents of the cities on San Francisco bay. Their imperative need of *an adequate water supply is conceded, and. their right to make ( a really negligible change in the natural features of the Hetch Hetchy valley should not be denied either for sentimental reasons or in obedience to the prompt ing of a selfish monopoly. In the same relation San Francisco extends her thanks to' the supervisors of Tuolumne county, who have gone on record officially in favor of the San Francisco plan. The Hetch Hetchy valley is part of Tuolumne county and this testimony from men on the spot is welcome as well as important. - * THE city of Spokane has outgrown that stage of civic, evolution wherein valuable franchises are given away by the municipal governing body or sold for bribe money paid to the officials. The city council in Spokane* has adopted a policy that excludes the possibility of bribery for the grant of franchises, and leaves the decision to a vote of the people. The Mil waukee and North Coast railway wants certain franchises in Spokane and makes loud objection because the council has decided to submit tfie question to the popular vote. In comment on the situation the Spokane Spokesman says: The objection of the Milwaukee and the North Coast, therefore, to leaving their franchises to a vote of the people is distinctly character istic. It is what any one informed on the subject might expect. It fimply means that these roads are asking Spokane for franchises which ignore the people's rights and interests and expect to get them by exert ing pressure on the council. * * * » The council, however, in its decision to leave the granting of the " franchises to the people of Spokane, by a properly regulated referendum vote, has placed a serious obstacle in the way of the railroads. In effect it has said, "If what you ask' of this city is to the city's interest* you should have no objection to leaving the question to the city voters/ * In thus insisting on a vote of the citizens upon a question which so closely concerns them, so that every voter may express his opinion by secret ballot after mature deliberation, without coercion and according to his own convictions, the council stands upon unassailable ground. In forcing the railroads to forsake their usual methods and adopt those more equitable and direct, it is pursuing a policy which should have the approval of all disinterested and pußlic spirited citizens. If this system had been in force in San Francisco after the fire there is not much doubt that the United Railroads would have g6*t its permit to put ia overhead trolley wires on moderate. conditions that would have proved far' easier for the corporation than standing the cost and wear and tear of the graft prosecutions. From the civic point of view the Spokane plan removes the most powerful and dangerous incentive to bribery. Removing Temptation to Bribery ROOSEVELT has announced that he will speak at the national* conservation congress which will meet in September on some date not yet fixed. It would be a great thing if Mr. Taft should make an address to the same body.. The president has always been "a convinced and loyal follower of the policy, not withstanding the fact that members of his cabinet have been conspicuously identified with the opposite policy of wasteful exploitation to fatten private greed. Mr. Taft, unwisely, we think, has been disposed to resent criticism Df these members of his cabinet, and he is inspired, no doubt, by a mis taken sense of loyalty to his friends: Indeed, Mr. Taft is- obviously impatient of all criticism of his administration, no matter how well intended, and is disposed to sulk in'his tent. He did not like the out spoken declarations of the Indiana republicans in their platform, and he has in consequence refused to visit that state during the present campaign. • 4^V Mr. Taft is conscious of his own honest intentions in regard to the Roosevelt policies, and in this view his resentment may seem natural, while at the same time its exhibition is most impolitic.' The Indiana republicans are every bit as honest in their way of * thinking about the Payne tariff, for instance, . as Mr. Taft can be. The president should realize that "there is room here for treasonable and sincere difference of opinion. He should keep in touch with the people. The Chicago Tribune Jhus summarizes the situation as to Indiana and Senator Beveridge : There arc distinguished msn in Washington who neither think ac How Taft May Restore Confidence EDITORIAL PAGE OF THE CALL Perfectly Natural Anxiety Senator Bcveridge does nor believe that the rank and file of thc^jarty are behind him and those who think as he does. . The explanation of this is simple. These distinguished men do not keep in touch with the people. Perhaps the affairs of state absorb so much of their attention that they are compelled to do themselves this injustice. Perhaps they have a reluctance, not unfamiliar in the great, . to hear what is unpleasant though true. The Tribune is not disposed to analyze their state of mind. But the Tribune permits itself to point out, as it has' repeatedly pointed out within the last few. months, that such a state of mind among its leaders is the only grave danger confronting the party today. And it is a grave danger. • \u25a0 Mr. Taft should not permit his resentment to keep him out of touch with the people. The criticism of his administration is not directed at him personally, but the impression has become widespread that a mistaken loyalty to his friends has led him into, stubborn alliance with the enemies of. popular rights. It is not too late to remove that impression by getting in line with Roosevelt and divorcing himself absolutely from those injurious alliances with ele ments which are justly under suspicion. EIXALLY, after long waiting, the interstate commerce commis sion has put the traveling public in the way to, get some relief from the monstrous exactions of the Pullman company. The beneficiaries will not get that relief immedi ately, but it must come in due process of law after tedious litigation, prolonged by the ingen uity of corporation lawyers skilled in the inven tion of pleas for delay. That is all there will be to the defense, because the justice of the commission's order -will not be. seriously disputed except in vain endeavors to postpone its effect. Chiefly the order of the commission recognizes and gives effect to the very material difference in value between the accommodations of an upper and a lower berth. The uniform charge for these accom modations has j always been indefensible. It is a rank injustice inflicted on the traveling public because the corporation has the power, or at least' exercises the power, to make its o\vi| rates, solely with the view to its own profit. This is an intolerable condition, which the interstate commission now seeks to remedy. Its effect is seen in the huge dividend which it enables the company to exact, if not to earn. ;. It is the unfortunate vice of our system of jurisprudence and practice that the commission's order can not go into effect except after prolonged litigation. The right of appeal from the order may not be denied, but the trouble is that final judgment may be long postponed by the leniency of courts in tolerating lawyers' devices for purposes of delay. v Justice for the Pullman Car Company ~p-HE occasional dancing party of I the late icason is hailed with de light by the younger set and the Presidio hops are growing in favor. There was a reunion last evening at the Officers' club when the genial hosts greeted more than 100 guests in the pretty clubhouse. The hops are notable in" any time of social activity, but now that the large dancing parties are relegated to the past the dances at the post. are events to be numbered among the* most important on the de butante's calendar. The decorations at the dance were ferns and flags. Among those who were present at the dance last evening were: Col. and Mrs. John Lieut. PfeU Lundren l«Jeut. Burm Lieut, and Mm. Har- Meut. Barkley old Naylor Lieut. Schwab v Miss Marie Lundeen" Lieut. I'oKe^ , . \u25a0 Mies Helen Chesebrouph Lieut. "Emnions Mlfs limes Keeney Lieut. Orel .! Mini Kate Brijrbam. Lieut. Bergin Miss Augusta Fcute ' - ,• « • The wedding of Miss Genevieve Walker and William P. Burke will be an event of the. day at the Roman Catholic cathedral in Philadelphia. The wedding will be a brilliant affair with a large reception afterward at the home of the bride. The ceremony will be performed by Archbishop Ryan. The young couple will go abroad on [honeymoon, and their friends here will ; not see them tor. many months. < - . • • . • ~ " • '" - Mrs: Prentiss Cobb Hale entertained at one of'; the .prettlestJ of .the ;spring luncheons 'given yesterday at her home in Vallejo .street. '. The complimented guest of the. occasion was : Mrs. Carroll Buc*k, and .a-' dozen; friends, were to meet * the .* charming matron. The decorations were, lilacs- in the spring colors, v \u25a0-- ' ; 1 .\u25a0' ; - \u25a0•-.\u25a0. • \u25a0 ' .»'.-'\u25a0 Miss .Genevieve Harvey, who" has been visiting her grandmother, Mrs. Eleanor Martin,: for the last- few; weeks and incidentally has been the incentive for> several parties. . returned to Del Monte yesterday. Mrs. J. Downey Har veyVwho had also s been a.vlsltor.at the Martin home, retumed-a few- days ear THE SA'TOT SET li&r to Del Monte. Miss Harvey is the recipient of numberless beautiful en gagement gifts; and in particular has a charming collection of cups since the announcement of her betrothal to Ward Barron.' :.':.« \u25a0 • »'.. The friends of Majpr General John F. Weston's^ famhy are regretting that the day has been set for their depar ture for the east^ Miss Kathleen Wes ton. Is one of the moat popular as well as attractive girls, in the army set. and the news that "she will leave next Sunday has caused no end of deploring comment among her friends. :• *• • Mrs. Arthur Mac Arthur Jr., who has been visiting her parents, Admiral and Mrs. McCalla, at the family home in Santa Barbara, has returned to her home in Annapolis after a delightful stay in the southland. -Mrs. Mac Arthur is a favorite in the service set. , .• \u25a0 ; -\u25a0• •. .\u25a0. \u25a0 • ;'\u25a0.•' : : Mrs. Samuel Blair and her daughter. Miss Jennie Blair, are being enter tained at several small affairs this month prior to their departure for Eu rope. They will leave the first week in May for the east and | will pass a short time in New York before sailing abroad. • ;, . • • \u25a0\u25a0 • I Miss Barbara Small has been visiting In Sacramento and has been the feted guest at several of the , recent affairs given by the younger, set in that city. Miss Small is a frequent visitor in Sac ramento and has a large circle/ of friends there. During her recent- visit she has been the house guest of Miss Estil Stevens. . . ' V • \u25a0.\u25a0\u25a0\u25a0- :/ - : ; '.: •. :. \u25a0•/ " \u25a0'\u25a0• ... '. '": "-. Miss Blanche Partington is going out of, town for a few days and will be the house guest of the Jack Londons at Glen .Ellen over the \ weekend. Antongothers who -will enjoy out ing at the London summer .home are, Mr. and Mrs. George Sterling. • \u25a0; • '£:': .'\u25a0'\u25a0 ":.-' : '', \u2666"\u25a0 '-I * - . *v :" - , \u25a0\u25a0 'Mre. Charles Dillman and her daugh ter. Miss Corinne' Dillman, have re turned to their home In Sacramento after a pleasant visit. in this city. Mlsb Dillman is . one of the . most popular girls In the. group, that makea frequent —Chicago Daily News ACelestial Agitator| O. H. FERNBACH (Much of the general rns>«edness at present ex hlbitfil hj various members of the human rao* is attributed by many to the proximity of Hal ley's comet. — News Item.) t What makes the people act so bad? The Comet. What fills me with a feeling s>ad? The Comet. What makes my best girl bid me hence, Refuse with scorn my love intense And say I look like thirty cents? . The Comet. What makes our city pas perverse? « The Comet. What makes them for Calhoun re hearse? The Comet. What almost made them deem it meet The trolley Incubus to treat To outer tracks in Market street? * The Comet. > What tries to block our water scheme? \ The Comet. What seeks to choke Hetch Hetchy'3 stream? The Comet. When -Ballinger knows what we need. What makes him turn us down with speed And only corporations heed? The Comet. What l put Joe Cannon on the blink? The Comet. What fakeworm bit Doc Cook, dye think? The Comet. What's rushing Aldrich to the block? What makes the votes give such a shock -^ To G. O. P. 'round Plymouth rock? i The Comet. There's nothing v wrong with us it's just • The Comet. You bet it doesn't pay to trust The Comet. Cheer up! When things seem all awry Its useless, quite, to pine and sigh. Since Halley launched across the sky That Comet. trips to town and is always extensively entertained here. Mr. and Mrs. T. Z. Blakeman are In town and will remain for several weeks longer before opening their summer home in^ Sonoma county. General Oscar Fitzalan Long and Mrs. Long entertained at an informal luncheon given yesterday at the Fair mont for half a dozen friends. Miss Kathleen Finnegan has been enjoying a visit at the country home of baron and baroness yon Schroeder at San Luis Obispo. Miss Finnegan went south a few days ago accompanied by Miss Janet yon Schroeder for an outing at the country place. ' ' \u25a0•. Mr. and Mrs. Eugene da Sabla have returned from Santa Barbara with Miss Vera de Sabla and Mrs. Clement Tobin and are at El Cerrito. The family will remain here probably for the remainder of the month. - • _'- \u25a0 • \u25a0 ' • There will be a large audience of society, people at the lecture to be given this evening- by Mrs. Lloyd Os borna. The. talented speaker will talk about Robert Louis Stevenson as ex plorer and; adventurer in the South seas. The lecture will be given at Cen- Mrs. Caroline Johnson Rlxford. who has been visiting her sister, Mr» W W Sargeant at Los Angeleai for t'hft "last month, returned to her horr.« in this city yesterday. . Mrs. Josiah R.Hbwell entertained at an informal tea given yesterday at the Palace, for. lo or 12 friends. Mrs. Milo Potter and Miss Nina Jones who have been staying at the Palace for several days, will leave this after noon for their home in Santa Barbara but are expected to return within a fortnight. Mrs. Potter and her daugh ter came here for the wedding of Miss Suzanne Kirkpatrlck and- Allan Mac- Donald, but the postponement of that event changed.' their plans for an ex tended stay in town- • AN ATTEMPT TO PLACE MAUD ALLAN PORTER GARNETT THE only trouble with Mr. An thony's strictures on the dancing of Maud Allan as-it relates to the music ia that lie" does not go far enough. We ar*» being treated at present to one of thoae edifying exhibitions of provincialism that recur with such a. rhitrtnlnjc periodicity In fan Francisco — -pfrlmp* Urn mo»t complacently opln lonsit**il'community on the face of the earth in matt*™ nf nrt generally and of inuHtc in particular. On*> van UA\'r< no »junrr*l with those who h«vn flocked to «e«> Miss Allan, who t« uhdOtytitfdly mm exceptionally i>i"ii< Imit rttrictrj t»Mt tli" itppnrrnt dl» ji'tpJHun to flXitlt her b*yotld her de- Itrti l« ••"! <inly provincial but crassly \u25a0ttipldl 'I'hn point n i l,afl(»« In fh* f '>rifrf»v*rs.v provoked by Mr. Antti&ny'* r«vJ«w li whether All** Altitn'j .i^c** niuitrßt- Inir work* by Cft#J>!fl nun OthW com pomrn nrf n l«»Rl!l»in«<» eomptilTMnt \*> composition* of i. in,« m tl tit*iy unre lated to •iiinriiif.. Whi\» »*klr»« th«j • tiuni with Mr, Anthony, tmi\t,t Wt«vir art fthd •>tli«t» ttiu t Wiey nt* ti"l i-xU imnt« nrt. I would ««• «»l|| ttttth-r nml stnt* that they »r«i nii ofify h:i*»il on a faisn conception »t tit** ptos9t rela tion of (larulnic to munlc, but on a fal«« conception of th* relation of the art ot (lancing to th«« nrt of music. . All art, to be BUch. If created alono must stand alon*. Thin Is not to nay, however, that music Khali not b<» writ ten to words or to the movement* of dancing; nor does it connote a denial of the fact that lyric poetry implies music, and In. therefore, a fitting framework on which to weave musi cal compositions. But it Is mere •. In solence to put words to the catch penny intermezzo of Mascagni. Al though the relation of the words to the music in Debussy's setting of Maeter linck's •'Pelleas and 'Melisande" Is in no sense comparable to the relation of words to music in ordinary song or opera, the fact that the two factors were not co-ordinately created seems to me to negative Lawrence Gilman'3 labeling of "Pelleas and Melisande" as the "perfect music drama." One need not indulge in the fatuity of comparing the arts, but it can bo said of music that it is. so to speak, the most artistic of the arts. In othei words, music mu«t be suggestive. All the other arts put instruments of abus in the hands of their practitioners; that is to say. they put in their hands the means of making statements, which is only another "way of express- Ing the Inartistic. Thus we have state ments on canvas, statements In prosb and verse (never in poetry), state ments in marble and bronze. In music alone it is impossible to make state ments, although, unfortunately, we see certain persons doing their utmost to •transcend the blessed limitations of this most discreet of arts and endeav oring' to wrench it into a directness, that is inimical to its very nature. Walter Pater pays: "All art constant-" ly aspires toward the condition of music • • • in its ideal consum mat* moments, the end Is not distinct from . the means, the form from the matter, the subject from the expres sion; and to it. therefore, to the condi tion of its perfect moments, all the arts may be supposed to tend and as pire." Dancing is primarily an art of sug gestion, .and as such it I* closely al lied to music; but. unlike music. It in susceptible of a degrading realism. Its function Is to create beauty and to sug gest emotion by means that other arts can <not compass; it can act as tha legitimate complemer.t of only such music as Is .composed for dancing. How beautiful an art it is within its proper limits is only just now beginning to be understood in this wonderful new country of ours. "Dancing." says Ar thur Symonds, "in which the performer Is at once creator and Interpreter, per formed faultlessly and by a dancer of temperament, is as beautiful in Its own way, as a performance on the violin by Ysaye." No description of dancing as a medium for the expression of emotion can surpass that to be found In "La femme et le pantin." by Pierre Louys, and I recommend It to those who would comprehend the subtleties of the art. The only legitimate function of art is to suggest; It is the only possible function of music. All art should be an evocation: music must be an evoca tion. Says Stephane Mallarme, "To state is to destroy, to suggest is to create." Now when an attempt is made , to expand or supplement the import of music by dancing not created with the music itself, such dancing becomes, not a legitimate complement of th« music, but an illustration of the music and, as such, it is not pure art. Any attempt to extend the value of musical rhythm. Intended to be suf ficient in itself, by a visualization of the rhythm is an, impertinence. It gratifies a large number of persons foe the reason that in going. beyond the limits of the evocation, it is a move ment in the direction of the statement. PERSONS IN THE NEWS \u2666 |i MAJOR ROBEET HOUSTON XOELE of th« United States army If a guest* at the Strat ford. Major Noble Is well known on this coast and spent 12 rears in this city. Be was aid to General Shatter In Cuba and was with Taft and General Smith in the Philippines. He has recently been' stationed In .Tancoarer and is now on leaTe. WILLIAM H. HANSON of Redwood Cit.r will leave for an extended .tour through Euror* oa April 25. - His wife and his stepdaughter. Mrs. George Frlsble. will arcompany him. • • • J. M. McGEE of OrpTlUe, Mr. and Mrs. VT. B. Clancy of HlTerslde and C. .W. Barton are among the recent arrlTitU at the Fairmont. 3. J. O'HOTXKKE, proprietor of a general mer chandise store at Colnsa. accompanied by Mrs. O'Rourke. is staying at the Argonaut. ' \u25a0 \u25a0 - •' \u25a0-\u25a0-.• • ' Vs. B. B. MILLZH, traffic manager of the Oregon railroad and navigation company, is at tha Palace, registered from Portland, • •• • . B, H. MITCHELL of Sparks. Ner. : Peter Mc- Cabe of Eureka and G. A. ' Barns of Sacra mento are guests at the Manx. .;\u25a0...-< - • • • \u25a0 \u25a0 ©X, E. L. MATERS of Reno and Mr. and Mrs. \u25a0 Frank Williams are among the recent arrivals at the Argonaut. ... ; ;.ij - -.-\u25a0 * . ;.:.•••.:•. - W. L. WATERS and wife of WatMnvlUe are staying at the Dale. Waters Is a prominent fruit grower. ~oji fyv * •\u25a0\u25a0''*. J. BUPERT FOSTE2. president of the chamber of commerce at MarysvUle, is staying at the fit. Francis. , .. , \u25a0•..... -\u25a0\u0084.."\u25a0" „•. • • - C. L. MACKENKON of Washington Is a gnest at - tha Stanford. ' ' . ; .• : - . • ;. • •' \u25a0 MRS. r AXGEDIHI o f Spokane Is 'stopping at the Stanford- ' / B&Sn&C- \ \u25a0 APRIL 14, IQIO It is a commercially inspired concession to the bourgeois mind which craves statement and demands illustration. It is not art. Herein lies the weakness of Maud Allan's truly excellent v*udevii> "stunt." I translate the term from the English of a correspondent of 'the Lon don academy, whose letter quoted be low will bear evidence that there are other dissenters: Only in England of the twen tieth century would it be possible to see the name of a serious artist, as Miss Duncan undoubtedly is. printed in -one line with that of the successful performer of a startling music hall 'turn.' In view, however, of the heights of gentility and refinement to which our Increased delicacy of percep tion ha 3 elevated the variety state' 1 , perhaps I ought to assum« that this apparent solecism Is. after nil. the greatest of compliments. The best opinion in London (which In simply another way of saying the opinion of the minority), while ad mitting and admiring ' Maud Allans t«rrp«lchorean address — as one is bound to admire p.xpertness. be it that of the dancer, the acrobat, the juggler, th* boxer, the billiardist, or the b»!l player— deny her creatlveness. One English critic, who admires both dancers, says: "There can be no man ner of doubt that Isadora Duncan la a greatef artist than Maud Allan, who has but little faculty of Invention, but little Inwardness, but little creative ness." To Illustrate his point he of fers an analogy (somewhat strained in from though not In Import), saying: "Walter Pater is the Duncan; D« Qulncey. or, to be more accurate, Thomas Browne is the Allan of litera ture." One does not assume too much in accepting this comparison of Duncan to Pater because, ,while we have not yet seen her in California, the con sensus of sophisticated critical opinion is that she is not merely a dancer but one of the really notable "serious" art ists of our time. She has done better than merely to contribute to the vol ume of art; she has advanced art. which is given to few to do, and which is the only thing worth doing. In her character as a creative artist it is proper to bracket her name with that of Pater, for she is to dancing as he is to English prose; as "Whistler. Car rlere and Degas are to painting; as Rimbaud, Verlaine, Mallarme and Sym onds are to poetry; as Vllllers de l'lsle- Adam. Maeterlinck and D'Annunzlo are to the drama: as Debussy, D'lndy and Ravel are to music; as Rodin is to sculpture. Like these "incomprls," Duncan is of the tribe of the great. But with whom, on the. other hand, are we to bracket Miss Allan? The answer .«eems obvious enough — with Harry Lauder. Chevalier. Sandow and Paulhan. Like her they are all su preme In their various ways. This im plies nrf. disparagement of Miss Allan; ft Is merely an attempt to place trer In the position of eminence to which she cjearly is entitled. But when seated securely on her proper, pinnacle with Lauder. Chevalier and Sandow as her immediate neighbors and Paulhan circling gayly overhead, she may ob serve that the distant peaks, on which (with a strong binocular) she can de scry^Duncan and other great artists', belong to another range of mountain** from which she Is cut oft by a vast sea. Skill and address she has in a high degree, but • • • here is what Felix Clay has to say In "The Origin of th* Scene of Beauty" on the subject of skill in relation to painting. It is a thing for some "artists** to take to heart: At the present day art has become so confused with skill in drawing and painting that a moderate degree of dexterity in either 1* popularly sup posed to make the possessor, ipso facto. an artist; we can not even teach draw ing in a school without Its being called art teaching: although such drawing Is In reality a simple and useful pice* of technical skill, having the same re lation to art as reading and writing to literature. A few slight changes in the wordlns? would make this apply with equal truth to any of the other arts. Th« Inference from "the best opinion" Is that Maud Allan has abundant skill: she Is intelligent and artistic. Isadora Duncan has. abundant skill: she is tn tellectual and an artist. Th« one is clever, the other exquisite. In Paris they call Debussy "un.. cerebral" be cause hla art Is intensely intellectual. For the same reason Duncan might be called "une cerebrale." Miss Allan, however, would have to be called "une cerebelleuse" because she represents the refinement 'of muscular address guided by an Intelligence that is not unmindful of the gold of commercial- Ism and the gilt of popularity. It may be said, in fine, that her dancing is un questionably artistic; but If Duncan come* to California for tha esthetic good of the community, as It Is to be hoped she wilL it will be seen by those capable of perceiving tt that her danc ing Is art Itself. Berkeley. April 13, mo. Orore. v amoo* th» rec.at arrtrala at t&c. St. Francla. W ; If. GRAHAM, «O u op«'r,t«>, <* Saata Bar bara. 1, am<mff tj,. ncnt trrlTtl , the B^ RL^ 800Z * T ' • >«*\u25a0* « New Tort, is arnon* the rectnt arrival* at the St. Francis. • • • R. MACXE2TZIE and wife ar« staying ,t th- Stanford. MaeKensie ti a retired capitalist. .•• « • S. CHAPJCAIT Ad Fre«l S. Chapman, business men of Portland, are gnests at the Palace. • • • L. A. CRASDALL, aa oil op*rator of _Lo» An- S*i«. Is registered at tb« St. FraacJa. . • • ' • 0. N. LUSSOIT, a daaler hi mirrors." is r«s!sterH at the St. Francis from Nrw Tort. h>' •;:i : f •• • W. B. DE JAWATT. a real estate man of Co ta»\ U rejUtered at tae Stewart. • • \u25a0 1. H. PAGE, -a commission merchant of Port land. Is staying at tie Palace < * • " ' • • LOTAL B. BTEASJT3. an attorneT of Portlaad. Is registered at the Palace. \u25a0 • • •\u25a0".- -, O. L. O'DAT and frank Sander. Colorado mlala« men. are at the Colonial. •\u25a0 • • W. S. TILLOTSOV, aa attorney of Baddiax, b staying at the Palace. MA3TIV G3JJ tls, a Plttsbms banker, la a - guest at* the Dale. "> DX. W. H. MWHT, a phjatelan af AtHram. Is at the St. James. t .--.*-.• •\u25a0• WXX.L CXZSST. as actor, is at O« Bt. marts with lira. Crewy.