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There is no occasion for sur "n prise in this exhibition of Gironicle policy. These people know their own kind; they be long together by nature/. Thus the Chronicle makes 1 exposition of _ certain recommendations in Ballinger's report which it deems worth}' of support: He evidently also believes that any net revenue accruing from the pablic domain should go to the states, presumably on condition that the states should assume most of the cost of administration, and that there should be guaranty of efficiency in such administration. The result of this would be that state law woyld run unchallenged and without hindrance within the entire limits of the state, and the adminis- •'\u25a0 t ration would be such as in the judgment of the people of the states is to their interest. • , y\ " .'\u25a0 9 The secretary is certainly opposed to the doctrine that the public domain should be kept in federal hands, and so bear no part of the burden of state government, and yet that the net revenue from utilization should go to the federal treasury — which is the essence of the "new nationalism." Ballinger and the Chronicle in Full Accord On Monday attention was drawn in these columns to the man ner in which the natural resources of California are being seized without compensation or regard for public- interests wherever the federal government has interposed no safeguards. That particular instance was concerned with the appropriation of the total flow of the McCloud river for power purposes. A short time ago a similar claim to the water power of the Pitt river in the same region was defeated, but only because the land office was able to find a flaw in the proceedings. The same object had been successfully accom plished! in hundreds of other cases in California before GirTord Pin "chot woke up the land department to a sense of its responsibilities.. It is natural, therefore, that the Chronicle should not like, Pinchot and thinks to discredit him by calling names. Quoting from the .same editorial : In matters respecting the public domain Secretary Ballinger is 'doubtless not in accord with the president, and presumably would for that reason long since have left the cabinet had it not been for ,the tactics of the rrmckrakers of the Pinchot type. Of course the president, in common with other honest and sin cere men. is in full accord with the principles of conservation for which Pinchot stands. Taft is not in accord with Ballinger at all, but out of a sense oi personal loyalty he does not desire to dis miss him in disgrace from the cabinet, i It is not surprising that the Chronicle should be in such a hr.rry to throw these resources wide open for public plunder, be cause that is what must happen if these rights are turned over to the states in the present condition of California law. When we speak of public plunder this simply means that the existing law of this state and the federal laws where territory is not covered by, the forest reserves permit the appropriation of these natural re sources without compensation for public* property. If the state had established a leasing system retaining the fee simple rights to the property things might be different, but as they stand the only safeguard lies in federal control of the resources for the present. BRITAIN'S elections leave things much as they were. The liberals retain .control of parliament by about the same ma jority as they had in the late house of commons; but they do so only by consent of the Irish nationalists, who may be said to have the casting vote. Premier Asquith hoped for a more decisive vote one way or the other, but the result ap pears to be a conclusion by which nothing Strange Comedy of British Election of importance is concluded. The verdict is scarcely such as to be construed as an imperative mandate to make radical changes in the Constitution of the kingdom. Something must be done, of course, to limit the, power of -veto exercised by the house of lords. The present is an intolerable-con dition and completely blocks all important legislation passed -by a liberal majority in the house of commons. If every time that the liberals propose legislation a general election must be called, be cause the lords' veto compels a referendum of the proposition to the whole people, that would be equivalent to a condition of apoliti cal chaos. It would be about the same thing as. holding two presi dential elections in this country within twelve months. . - It may be remarked, further, that the course of British politics, as conducted on behalf of the lords, touched" a lower plane of dem agogism than anything we are ever likely to see in this; country. The silly appeal to passion and prejudice founded on the charge that "American gold" was being used to change, the British constitution was not unknown years ago in vice versa shape on this side of the water, but it would simply be met; with" contempt and derision nowadays. The plea was so foolish-., that Punch, whose sympathies are mostly on the side of the : Tories; found in i'ifc W fit mark for satire, thus: - " \u25a0' - Dollars! Not honest British pounds; riot gay French francs; neither the unstable Indian rupee nor the unemotional German mark; not doubloons^ nor sestertii, nor pieces of eight! ; Had he come to buy us with Russian rubles even, our shame had not been so" deep. But it is with dollars that his pockets bulge, with*" American (and Canadian) i dollars that his portmanteau is stuffed. . - .. . : . . It is a strange phenomenon of -politics, when a petty, and in sincere plea like this is advanced -by people of the standing of Lord Rosebery. He is a man of education- and wealth, a noted writer and has been premier of Great Britain. It is quite, inconceivable that any man of equal standing in this country, should be guilty ~of such transparent demagogism. Lloyd-George hits them hard; he says the tories are like the savage , tribe addicted to devil worship. They always have some bogey or evil spirit ready to destroy England. This time it is "a gilt edged;- bogey ,-;-an~lriShman. framed- in i -.American ,r dollars.". -All this is comedy in a sense but' it is;not creditablje.' -..to .'the .\u25a0men- '.wJi'cv.in the name of statesmanship, set themselves up [like L6r<£ Rosebery as unconscious buffoons EDITORIAL PAGE OF THE CALL Money Talks for San Francisco New Orleans Talks for Money THE brief or statement prepared by Gavin McNab on behalf of San Francisco and the' city's claim to, J)e designated by congress as the site of the Panama- Pacific exposition is a very readable and .' very human that should have its convincing effect in the proper quarter. This paper differs essentially from the sort of thing .usually put gut as "literature"^ or propaganda in aid of community projects.. 'It; is not; likely to; bring up in the common morgue for such efforts which ; people call: the waste paper basket. To quote: \u25a0 ' . >; . • It is absurdly inconsistent— irony is. in fact, impotent before the suggestion — that the greatest marine "event in history, whereby the navi gation of the globe is changed forever, shall he commemorated by the nation performing the act at an inland city where the great triumphs' of modern naval architecture of peace and war can not display. All the world laughed when, in "Pinafore," Gilbert wrote, and Sullivan sang, of- England's navy: "Oh, landsmen all, if you would be The ruler of the queen's navy; \u25a0 Stick close to your desks and Never go to sea, .-''„'' And you'll all be the rulers; Of the queen's navy." ",\u25a0'•' . With so much by way of introduction, the writer proceeds to solid argument. Referring to the proposition to hold the exposition in an out, of the way place like New Orleans there is this: The European traveler will visit the exposition sailing through the canal. He will behold the exposition -and the canal.. The great project will be of immediate use. Tens of thousands -will use it in visiting the exposition which it has brought into being. No exposition held else where will do this. At no other suggested place does the canal itself actually become part of the exposition. In fact, the canal is in no wise • connected with any other arrangement. : The Panama canal should be made the most important and,im pressive exhibit of the exposition and this can be done^ only by hold ing it in San Francisco. • \u25a0 There is. not space here for the general scope of- argument ad vanced by Mr. McNab and our people are mostly^ familiar with its details, but we may say that the case, for San. Francisco is pre sented in a highly effective manner. " McNab's Argu= ment on Behalf of San Francisco j GOS SIP OF RAIL WAY MEN MILT BLUM of the firm of J. &'I. Blum of Vacaville,' who main tains that he is a warm friend of R. R. Ritchie, general agent of the Chicago & Northwestern, "-has 'been in doubt for the last few days as to whether or not Ritchie's friendship is worth anything. He made a test of the friendship a few days ago, when he asked Ritchie to get him a job*to last through the dull season — or at least until the packing season was ready to resume. "Well, Milt, what can you do? "What line of work do you think you would ike to take up?" ;._ . Blum said he liked the newspaper business and Ritchie then promised \u25a0 to get him a position' on" a. local" paper at A handsome salary. The handsome sal ary part pleased Milt 'and : he was to have met the representative of .the newspaper Thursday afternoon. He failed to keep the appointment and made another for Friday. This one he also failed to keep and Ritchie de clined to make any .more appoint ments. , ;-.\; -.\- '--".; S Yesterday Ritchie received a letter from Vacaville from, Blum",;; in which th^jlatter Insisted that he was ready to go to vrork at any time.) _" r t "He don't know whether" qr not I am fooling hlm'and I don't know whether or not he is fooling me," ..said Ritchie yesterday, "and I am anxious to s get him a Job. He's; bright and I think will make good in most anything he tackles." — I" ' vf . : . : Charles S. Fee, passenger, traffic man ager of -the Southern Pacific, .who has been ' In Chicago \ for ? several -: days, left Saturday evening for this h city. He will stop a few days in Los Angeles, however, before he returns here. *•> The state railroad commission will hold its regular monthly; meeting this afternoon in. the offices in .the" ferry building. A. special "meeting will jbe held Thursday, .at .which a. possible de* cisionf in the San Joaquin- valley rate case may ; be'-reaclied. .'-" > V. ;\u25a0 i: 1 \u25a0: As- 1 a result of 'an • unexpected'"- storm of protests against • the; action I of ,' west ern lines in deciding to : grahtnoi passes to representatives of other roads below. the rank of assistant, general freight and passenger agents, the original or der has been modified so as to apply only to "complimentary passes." Other exchange transportation for business purposes will be" continued^ as here tofore. - ' . The curtailment as finally decided upon \$ believed; to have been chiefly caused by inquisitions by the interstate commission as to the issuance of free transportation, in. the Idea that the law has not been as closely observed as It should be. T. E. Byrnes, president* of the New York, New Haven and Hartford, with office at New York, is expected to visit the Pacific 'coast about the first of the year. \u25a0•. \u25a0 ' . \u0084 . \u25a0 -.\u25a0-.-\u25a0 W. F. Schmidt, general western agent of the Missouri Pacific; who has been in the northwest for the last week, returned 'yesterday ''morning. ; H. M. Adams, freight traffic manager of the Western Pacific, who has been in Chicago for several weeks attending a conference .of freight officials of wes ter n rai 1 roads, I s expected . to return about the> middle "of the week. . "Wj. H. Payson, assistant to the presi dent of ; the Santa Fe and .president of the Northwestern Pacific, left last night for Santa- Barbara, where" he will meet with E.. p. Ripley, ; president- of the SantaV Pe,-"ina few days on. the arrival ofjthe latter from. the east. ... A. T. Henderaon.^ traveling agent of the Compagnie ' Generale Tranaatlan tique, with .oflaceiat,.Nevr*York, is in th«icltyif or ?a^ few -days -on "oiie of ' bla regular inspection 'trip* % \ Shopped Too Early V %First clerK-ilsn r t It 'fine, the way , the shoppers "are^coming: in? I never \u25a0 knew them to do? so much buying sot early/ p Second k clerk— lt's '\u25a0 X. find, all \u25a0 right," \vlth . one exception. \u25a0" . iFirgt clerk-^-What is that? . .'\u25a0 ;•• ; Second * clerk-^lt's Mr?. •; J lmpson. • Sh« : d ' d J her .buying^ 80; awfuUy.v early ; that she's ,'; already V qqmnjenced. -exchanglns thlag«rt-=rCleveland PJ ain'V Sealer, • ; .>.\u25a0 Answers to Queries AN OLD DATE— E. P. J., Woodland. On ,yhat day of the week did May 1, 1832, fall? Tuesday. PENNANT— A. R.. Sausallto. When should the absence pennant on a yacht be displayed? * At> all times when the owner is not on board. DINKEY-rSubscribfir, • City. ' What- is the derivation of "dinkey," meaning small s and neat?- . . \u25a0' \u25a0 \u25a0 From the Scotch Vdlnkes'," which means the same In the highlands as in the lowland*. BLAINE— A. S . M., City. Frank Storer of the Elmhurst Review has kindly furnished the following answer to your question about the eulogy of Blame. in which he is called "that learned Rupert of dob&te": The quotations arc- not from Ingersoll. but from the silver tongued orator, Thomas Fitch. They were In the opening passage of the speech delivered at Union hall. San Francisco, on ' the evening of June 21, 1878, at a republican mass meeting called to ratify the nomination of Rutherford B. Hayes for the presidency. James 0. Blame was the lending candidate. . but was defeated by Hayes. The entire passage should be read to appreciate the quotations referred to. Fitch said: "But" before I speak of the principles pre sented and the candidates offered ; for our sup port, let me jrlve brief utterance to the feeling that alls the hearts of many thousands of earnest republicans who dwell in this Golden State; and who — from- among the northern Sierras and by the Bummer seas., from treasure veined hills and waving plains, and evergreen forests and busy streets — send a message of love and greeting to him who is 'lessor than Macbeth, yet greater,* to the fiery and unconquerable Rupert- of debate, the chivalrous white plumed Navarre .of the platform, the sagacious statesman, the great hearted learler, the gifted, the gallant, the glo rious Blame." \u25a0 , ' PROPERTY QUALIFICATION— A. McD.. City. Is there any state in the union that re quires a property qualification to allow a citizen to vote ? - \u25a0 , m A qualification in the state of Georgia is that the voter must have paid all his taxes since 1577. In Louisiana a voter must own property of the value of $500. HENRY GEORGE— F., City. -When did Henry George, the single tax advocate, die? Was he a candidate for office) at that time? He died October 2S, 1897, and at?that time was a candidate for the mayoralty of New York on the "democracy of Thomas Jefferson" ticket. GREEK MAXIMS — Subscriber. Alameda. What are the -"seven Greek maxims," or maxims of the seven wise men of Greece, before Christ? Solon of Athens had for a maxim, "Know thyself; . Chilon of Sparta, ."Consider the end"; Thales of Miletus, "Who hateth? suretyship is sure"; Bias of Priene, "Most men are bad.; Cleo bulus of Lindos, "The golden j mean or avoid extremes"; Pi ttacus of Mltylene, "Seize time by the forelock," and Peri ander of Corinth, : "Nothing is impossi ble to industry." «7- : - •";-•.: ' ' *\' ; - *.:;-.' \u25a0\u25a0\u25a0•.:•'. '£$£\u25a0> WATER— Reader, City.. Has a land company opening a new- piece of | property to the public the right to take from a settler the water sup plied from a well which he himself dug on prop erty purchased from that company and in return offer. him a pipe line supply? - - ... Your inquiry involves matters of law .which should be submitted to an at torney. Abe Martin 7 How'd'you like t'.havea mother In laTr>\that*a> a'Javiator ah* - liable . t* \u25a0 drop in f onTy 6u \ ariy'i ti me lA It's , th" t rimmin's that > cost S whether : it's *• a \ tourin'.'car •: er Uncle Walt The |P bet Phil osop h e r jj- The frost: upon the ground is lying; the winds about the eaves are crying, and winter batters at _\u25a0 ' ' ' __, our portals, and brings a chill to gloomy mortals. Outside, the world is said and dreary; the tortured trees are wailing, weary; but in the kitchen all - \ is gladness, there is no sign of winter sadness ! Let winter rave till it is dizzy — for Mary Jane is getting busy! Around the stove she makes a clatter; she stirs her good old luscious batter, and fusses -with the trusty skillet, and now with dope she'll deftly fill it, and in a minute well* be eating her buckwheat cakes, all records beating Oh, buckwheat cakes and maple syrup ! Hand me my lyre and hear me chirrup! Oh, may their virtues vanish never! They brace a man for high endeavor ; they fill him with a noble ardor — the more we have, we eat the harder — they fill us with a soothing vision of fragrant isles and fields elysian. and all the world seems bright and joyous, and trifling ills do not annoy us. Had I the harp of J3urn or Shelley I'd sing the rapture of man's belly when to its depth the buckwheat passes, all cbnurit. ma. by //s Oy\ soaked in Canada molasses! •«•.*-*-*— UJk£*//U**t> BUCKWHEAT CAKES The Morning Chit-Chat Ql AW the first of the winter ostrich* girls the other What's a winter ostrich girl? Why, just one of those silly little ladies who thinks to keep warm by burying the top of herself in warm furs and broadcloths away from the attack of the cold and leaving her poor Httle feet clad just as they are in July. This specimen had a big cuddly shawl fur that made you warm just to look at it, a fur toque and — yes, actually — fur lined gloves, while on her feet were a pair of high heel suede patent leather pumps and the thinnest of lisle stockings. I just longed to tell that girl two things. Firstly, that she was tempting providence. At which she would probably have laughed. Secondly, that she looked absolutely silly. At which she would doubtless have been very angry. But it would have been just as true as the other all the same. For some reason or. other — the psychology of it is quite too deep for me — a great many young girls' seem to think that it is smart and attrac tive looking to wear abominably thin clothes in winter. I remember that in my schoolgirl days it used to be considered a sort of patent of nobility to wear the same clothes . in winter as you did in summer, and that all the girls,. -who dressed themselves with any regard to the seasons were looked down upon as "old fashioned." And the smartest thing of all was to wear these low shoes and gos samer stockings all winter. Personally I think it looks just the opposite from smart. T think a girl with such out of season footgear looks really poverty stricken, as if she could not afford any winter shoes and had to make her summer ones do. I feel like offering to buy a nice heavy pair of boots for her. How I'd like to try that some time with some stylishly dressed "missic." Only I'm afraid I'd better have an ambulance at hand. \u25a0 Every one acknowledges that part of the beanty of any garment is its appropriateness. The prettiest gown is spoiled by being worn on the wrong occasion. No one can dislike the feeling and appearance of high shoes as compared with low shoes any more thoroughly than I do, but that doesn't make me blind to the fact that, shorn of the element of fitness by the winter season, low shoes are no longer pretty. Let me ask, some of the pump devotees something. What's yotfr favorite kind of furs? Let's say black lynx. It's mine. so I think of it first. Then, you regard a magnificent set of silky blacky lynx furs as something very much to be admired. Now, if next July you ] should see a woman coming down, the street with a muslin gown and a a handsome set of black lynx, would you call her a well dressed woman? • Of course there are a lot of things that I might tell you that the doc tors say about thin shoes, how much more ill health they are the cause of , than the much tooted corsets ever thought of being. But that probably wouldn't interest yoa. \u25a0 m That argument would merely appeal to your common sense, while this is aimed at your desire to look well. "'\u25a0 .N . _^ So I rest my case on this. V*tVjJul\. G CWTLAfljrv**. LETTERS FROM THE PEOPLE WHY XOT GnAXT FRANCHISE* Editor The Call: Mr. Black of th© United Railroads insists '. that over crowding during rush hours is com mon to all large cities and that it Is un avoidable.'ln point of fact, it is com mon only to those whose streetcar service is not supplemented by steam or electric trains sufficient to relieve the pressure' on the streetcars. Take Oakland, for example. Besides her streetcars she has the model Key Route, the Southern Pacific with sev eral lines of tracks and now the Santa Fe and "Western Pacific. Every day do these lines convey to or near their homes thousands of Oaklanders and San Francisco "commuters." And it ts just this supplemental transportation that Is giving some of the cities across the bay such an. ad vantage over us. There are two lines of track clear to the southern borders of the city with spurs or recently expired franchises for spurs toward the Sunset district. This reArence, of course, is to the Southern Pacific and Ocean Shore railways. For years the Southern Pacific has talked of electrizing it almost disused branch through the Mlsison and run ning electric trains to San Mateo. Why not encourage it in every way to do so under reasonable restrictions? Why not make any future concessions it may ask of the city conditional on its PERSONS IN THE NEWS J. S. EASTWOOD, a ctrll engineer, who is en gaged in constructing a dam In Bear Talley, is at the Palace with H. Hawgood. a ctril •ngineer of Xjos Angeles, formerly chief engi neer of the San Pedro, Los Angeles and Salt Lake railroad. . . • • • GEOSGE GATES, who made a fortnae by his Invention of ..the concrete railroad tie. regis tered at the . St. • Francis from San Jose. •\u25a0• " • F. ABMBBT7STER, auditor of the Diamond match company of Chico, is registered at the Palace. ~ ; - \u25a0'. \u25a0 • • • • JOHN M. XILGAIUS, wtfe and family from Europe, have taken apartments at the JBelle \u25a0 Tue." : \u25a0-,•\u25a0.\u25a0'• '• ' A. C. XBWnr, railroad commissioner ef B*cra - mento, is staying at the Palace. ...."..\u25a0 • • .• J. : HITCHCOCK, an automobile man from New York, Is at the Colonial. • • • B. C. VIZT, a. Standard oU man from New York, .Is at ' the Bell«Tue. '• • • S. B. XXMTHICUM, an attorney of Portland. Is a guest at the Palace. ' \u25a0•• • • F. B. A&NOLD, a merchant of C2tehalis, is stay ing at the Palace. L. WZLBOK, a merchant from Misnesota, is at the Col6niaV ' \u25a0'-.*\u2666 ' • . • C. H. WTDEItAN, a merchant from Gomales, is at the Turpln. .\u25a0\u25a0\u25a0-...-,: ' " \u25a0 .'-• •" ' ' • A. KABTIKELLI of Inverness In registered at the : Argonaut. . W. H. MOOSE, a merchint from Denver, is' at the Tnrpta. .' * ... bECBMBER 13, 19,10 "WALT MASOX I EUTH CATVrEBQy ! \u2666 ! \u2666 establishing this service at the earliest possible date? The same reasoning: applies to the Ocean Shore. Yet when that road lately asked a renerwal of its franchise to the Sunset district and the press generally favored the request nobody appeared before the supervisors to urge the great importance to the city at large ot- granting It But some local property Owners, who thought their Immediate neighborhood would be injured by th© appearance of trains, fought the fran chise. The special interest, as so often the case, was vociferous; the public Interest unvoiced. And by a vote of 3 to 7 the renewal of the franchise, was re-fused. There are times when we must reg ulate the public service corporations. There are times when we must disci pline them.. But at other times the public welfare requires that their plans should be fostered and favored. In my opinion the late application of the Ocean Shore was one of those times* And It Is to be hoped the supervisors A will ere long reconsider their late ac- - tlon and renew that franchise. For. as^above stated, our imperative need is supplemental transportation at the earliest possible date. Yours respect fully. JOHN CHETWOOD. December 12. P. I. LASCASTZB of TVilletts. O. D»t1 9 o? Aubnrn «nd B. A. Rn«y of New York ire among the recent arrrrels at ttm Manx. • . • \u25a0 • EVAN W. KXLLEY, who Is associated with the United States forest srrriee , Is among the recent arrivals -at the Stewart. -.'•"\u25a0 • m A. E. CHEJUrr. aa attorney of Reno, arrive* yesteniay on legal btislcess and is matins the Palace his headquarters. J. A. HXIVMT.IL an<J W. S. Gallajher of the United Statw forestry service are guests at the Union Square. • • • W. IX roaSTEH, traffic manager of th» Tbno pah and GoWfleld railroad, is ataying at the St. Francis. • • • H. L. KcCATJOHEY arrived jeitertay from Se attle and Is at the Palace with Mra. Me- Canghey. • • • TOM PATTO2T, a mining man of Placerrille arrtred yesterday and is at the Union Square. H. inmmso, a hardware dealer of MarrwtUe Is among the nctat antrala at th* Argonaut! • * • KB. and MBS. WHABTO3 813na2» of PWht delpnla haTe apartments tt tha FateaonU • • « L. K. I.TONB, th# cantalonpe ktag of Imperial \u25bcalley, is a guest at the Palace. • • • S. A. BIYTHE, an oil operator of BakersfVd/* Is registered at the St. Francis. ABTHUa F. OAT. « capitalist of Hoaotani, i« registered at the Stewart. \u25a0\u25a0 , • .'.•-« . . A. H. WOODWARD of Pasadena Is it tie IVr moot with iiis^ WnUrax*.