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THE PALLADIUM IS STILL A MEMBER OF; "THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. -
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A Circulation that will give bus-
iness men Results.
INDIANA WEATHER.
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'Cloudy today.
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iJEKLY ESTABLISHED X8S1.
flLY ESTABLISHED 1878.
RICHMOND DAILY PALLADIUM, MONDAY MORNING, - OCTOBER 17, 1904.
ONE CENT A COPY.
ICKPOGKETS
The
RICHMOND GIRL
NOW AN EDITOR
THOS. FIJNNAGAN
RULES CHANGED
AUTOMOBILE LEG
ARE PINCHED
IS KILLED
IS THE LATEST
AUTOMOBILE
Completed at Kokomo Finest in the
World.
(Special to the Palladium.)
Kokomo, Ind., October 15. "What
is believed to be the finest automo
Pythian Rules Shifted About Re
cently. Local Pythians ,who attended the
meeting of the Grand Lolo-e of
ITERURBAN CONDUCTOR IS
THEIR UNDOING
IRE FOLLOWING BRYAN
eir Haul in Richmond Was a Good
I One One of Them Proves to be
An Old Criminal.
f at Indianapolis by Bieyelemen
ll and Shine, of the Indianapolis
fice department, it is believed that
. men "who picked the pockets of a
nber of people in this city during
Bryan meeting last Friday night
i. i- i i. i i. . i mi.
u liisi ueeii esipiureu, ine iue:i
Jested are known as Abe McPeak,
fmias Long, alias Hates: Patrick
f- liussell, alias .Mediums, and
t .
lies IVlornn. McPeak is a well
vn pickpocket, but it was the
joral supposition aimm',' the police
I'crs that he had reformed. The
i were arrested after they had
Joed a conductor on the Shelby-
Traction line coming into Indi-
polis. After the conductor found
he had been robbed he notified
police in Indianapolis, and when
car arrived in the city the men
e placed under arrest. The men
been in Shelbyville attending
Bryan meeting and there is no
bt in the minds of police officers
.uigh out the State that they have
i following Bryan all over the
e. It is not likely that the men
ever be convicted for the work
here unless a poeketbook is
id on. them that is known to have
i taken here or if some person
Yi here could identify them and
fir that they saw some member
he gang working in this city.
Distributing Black Bass.
special car . belonging to the
leau of Fisheries of the Depart
t of Commerce and Labor, passed
ugh the city last evening on its
I to Chicago. The car has been at
ton, Ohio, where a number of
ik Bass were put into the differ
1 streams about that city.
WHIRLWIND
' h
n
be the Finish the Republicans
Will Make.
I (Special to the Palladium.)
jdianapolis, Oct. Ifi. State Chair"
I James I. (Joodrioh, returned
jbrday to Indianapolis and he
Pp the announcement that plans
the state were being worked out.
e headliners, according to C. C.
Jis, chairman of the speakers' bu
I of the state committee, will
senators Fairbanks and Bevor
and J. Frank Hanly, together
such licpublicans of national
jtation as the committee can in-
ine naiiou.u hmiiiimiut lOMJiw
I the state . Senator Allison of
is expected to be one of the lat-
I is not denied by officers of the
j committee that the reason for
-our of the State by Hepublican
rites is .to counteract' whatever
X Bryan mav have? on wavering
s. Reports of Bryan's big meet
came in with such regularity.
"J Chairman Goodrich hurried to
'ifiro and conferred with both
f
W Fairbanks and National Com
email Harry S. New. Thev a
! it is said, that a whirlwind fin
fi Indiana would mean a Repub
i victory sure.
jhe details of the trip have noi
een worked out," said Senate
yesterday. "The date has not
?set. About all we have decided
is that a special train will be
iThe route has not been mapped
:nd we do not know who will ac-
jrnny Senators Fairbanks
lidge and Mr. Hanly. " '
and
1
. George Becker is the guest of
Amelia Ilerzog at Madisonville.
a suburb of Cincinnati.
bile ever built in America was run
out of the Apperson Bros shops in
this city last evening. It is a fifty
horse power car designed for winter
use. The passenger apartment is en
tirely inclosed and is appointed on a
scale of luxury that is remarkable.
It is the interior of a Pullman pal
ace car in miniature. Heat and light
are supplied by electricity and .the
seats are as comfortable as the Mor
ris chair beside the hearth at home.
The curtains at the windows can be
closely drawn and the passengers can
enjoy perfect privacy.
The chaff eur receives his directions
through a speaking , tube, his seat be
ing closed off entirely from the pas
seger apartment. The car cost $10,000.
It goes to "Walter Keith of Chicago.
Two more cars of the same pattern
as this one will be completed within a
fortnight for two other Chicago mil
lionaires.
GOLD DIGGER
Leaves Considerable-Wealth to a Tel
ephone Girl.
Kansas City, Mo., October 1G.
Miss Clvtie Oricrii's, seventeen vears
' -.1.-7
old, daughter of Ulysses Griggs, a
painter, has,, received a letter from a
lawyer in Cape Nome, Alaska, in
forming her that she was the heiress
to an estate valued at $.300,000, left
by Mrs. Lillian Warner Moore, a sec
ond cousin.
The estate, the letter stated, con
sisted principally of mining property
and shares of mining stock.
Miss Griggs is a telephone opera
tor. Her. ousin,whose,forUine she
inherits, died at Cape Nome several
weeks ago. .-'
IS IK
E. O. Cook Dislocates Shoulder by
Falling Off His Wheel.
E. G. Cook, residing at 315 North
Seventeenth street, fell from his bi
cycle yesterday morning and dis
located his right shoulder.
Mr. Cook started out on his wheel
to visit relatives in the country who
reside near the Wernle Orphan's
Home. While riding at a lively clip
doAvn a hill his front wheel struck
a large boulder, throwing him from
the saddle to the road, dislocating
his shoulder besides bruising him np
severely.
Mr. Cook coolly picked up his wheel
which was broken and walked back
to town. Dr. Charles Marvel was
summoned to his home and he gave
prompt attention to the injured man
GENERAL SLOCUM
Survivors Organization Files Articles
of Incorporation.
New York, October 16. Articles of
incorporation of the General Slocum
survivors' organization "were approv
ed yesterday by Justice Leventritt
of the Supreme Court. The incorpor
ators, all of whom are survivors of
the terrible disaster on June 15, say
that the object of the organization
is largely fraternal.
It is intended annually to com
memorate the disaster by suitable
services, to promote the welfare of
and assist those who suffered; to use
all proper means and methods for the
prevetion of a like disaster in the
future, and give voluntary assistance
to needy persons who sustained loss
as a result of the catastrophe.
The signers of the articles say that
the incorporation is necessary, so
that the organization can act ass an
entity.
A party composed of B. II.-Moorman
and wife. Lovell Lamb and wife,
of New York; Mrs. Galen Lamb an I
Miss Maud Lamb, took dinner at the
Hotel West cot t last "night.
HI
Mrs. ROSA BIRCH HITT WITH
"THE INSTRUMENT TUNED"
SHE IS WELL KIIOWH HERE
The New Magazine is Devoted to
Psycho-Physical Culture At
Washington, D. C.
-Mrs. Rosa Birch Hitt,, a former
Richmond girl, now residing at Wash
ington, D. C, is the editor of a new
magazine, "The Instrument Tuned"
which is published by the Broadway
Publishing company, of New York.
Mrs. ITitt has not lived in this city
for a number of years, but she is
still known to a wide circle of
friends. Her father, the Rev. W. S.
Birch, I). D., was from 1884 to 1SSS
presiding elder of the Richmond dis
trict, Northern Indiana Conference
of the Methodist Episcopal church.
Her brother-in-law and sister, the
Rev. and Mrs. W. H. Daniel, resided
in this city several years, the Rev.
Daniel being pastor of the First M.
E. church.
In 1889 Mrs. Hit t was married to
Mr. Isaac R. Hitt, of Evanston, 111.,
and since 1897 they have been living
in Washington.
"The Instrument Tuned" is de
voted to a comparatively new subject
psycho-physical-eulture, of whose
methods Mrs. Hitt has made success
ful application.
The magazine is full of common
sense suggestions, made into interest
ing: ''and tlelightfoT's reading fma(err
and is admirably adapted to the
needs of humanity in general.
RE1ER RESIDENTS
Of Richmond Are Married Last Week
At Philadelphia.
The Philadelphia Evening Tele
graph of last Wednesday gives an ac
count of the wedding of two former
Richmond young people. It is in part
as follows:
"A wedding of unusual interest
was solemnized in a simple and im
pressive manner today at Friends'
Meeting House, Coulter street, Ger
mantown. The contracting panties
were Robert Simpson Charles, of Cin
cinnati. O., and Miss Marian Elizi
beth White, of Germatown. The best
man was William S. Charles, brother
of the bridegroom, and the ushers
were Elias H. White, Mr. R. Warren
Barrett, and Mr. Edward Wildman,
of this city, and , Mr. Charles M.
Sprague, of Pittsburg.
"This union is of two old South
ern Quaker families .which, after
many generations in the South, set
tled about Richmond, Ind. The bride
is the daughter of the late Profu Wil
liam W. White, of Earlham College,
of Richmond, Ind., and his wife,
Mary A. White.
"The meeting convened at 11
o'clock, and after the period of si
lence usual at Friends' marriages the
bride and groom went through th ?
weddi us ceremony.
RALLY DAY
At Winchester Thursday To Be a
Big Affair.
(Special to the Palladium.),
Winchester. Ind., Oct. 16. The big
gest Republican rally of the cam
paign in this county will be held in
Winchester next Thursday. J. Frank
Hanly, nominee for governor, Addi
son C. Harris, Hungary, and William !
L. Taylor, ex-attorney general of In
diana, will be here and address the
people. A big crowd is expected and
great preparations on the part of the
various committees are beoing made.
The Richmond delegation promises to
be a large one and the Young Men's
Republican drum and bungle corps
will participate.
i a y
FORMER YAEDMASTER OF THIS
CITY MEETS DEATH
CRUSHED BY A HAND GAR
Sunday Morning in the Elwood Yards
Well Earn Here and All
AXzzs the line.
.4.
Thomas .FJannagan, former yard
master of the Panhandle yards in this
city, met his death Sunday morning
in a most horrible manner.
Flannaganws a section boss at El
wood and yesterday morning started
out with a gang of men on a handcar
to repair places on the road bed.
The exact particulars of how he met
his death are not yet kown, but it is
reported that he jumped off the hand
car and on attempting to get on it
again, whileV.the car was going at
a good speedhe missed his footing
and fell beneath it, being crushed in
a most horrible manner. Death was
instntaneous; V
Mr. Flannagan was vardmster at
Richmond for a number of years,
being transferred from here about
188S to EI wood, where he has been
in the employ; of the company ever
since. He was well and popularly
known, to nearly every man on the
Richmond division and his death will
be keenly felt by his many friends
in Richmond. J
A Dinner Party.
The Missejs-E. and L. Whittenbrock
of Sacramento, Cal., and Roscoe
Co1caand-CM6ire Dilks -formed a din
ner party at the Hotel Westcott yes
terday. POLITICAL BETS
Wagers on Election. Results Are Re
. ported Unusually Light.
New York, October 17. There was
very little election betting on the
curb Saturday, but in the small offer
ing a change was indicated in "favor
of Higgins in this State. The bet
ting on the State situation was at 10
to 7, but Bunnell and Buchanan, bet
ting commissioners, offered $4,000 to
.$5,000, or 8 to 10, on Higgins, with
out getting a taker.
A well known betting commissioner
on the curb stated that he made a bet
on Roosevelt with a stock exchange
house of $2,000 to $050, which lower
ed the odds to 10 to 3, which pre
vailed before.
George and John Considine handle
nearly all the Tammany money ,which
is brought to them through "Big
Tim" Sullivan. Thev have placed
very little so far, but announce that
they will have plenty when the odds
suit them better.
Around the Hoffman House, which
has always been a recognized betting
center; at the aldorf-Astoria, head
quarters of the western plungers, and
at the Rossmore and Metropole ho
tels, where the sporting element is
wont to gather, there has not been as
much as $15,000 wagered up to the
present time.
HORSE GONE
But the Buggy and Harness Found
South of Centerville.
George Wright, living south of
Centerville, telephoned the local po
lice department yesterday that he
had found a set of harness and a bug
gy near his farm. This is- supposed
to be the same stuff that was stolen
here a few weeks ago. Superinten
dent Gormen went down and recover
ed the articles mentioned. The-horse
had gotten away.
Miss Grace Robie will entertain
Tuesday afternoon at cards for her
guest, Mrs. Moore, of Louisville.
Knights of Pythias at Indianapolis
report that changes of unusual im
portance have been made in the gen
eral laws of the order, to become ef
fective the first of November.
Most important of these is the pro
vision that all applicants for mem
bership after that time must pass a
medical examination and the plryci
cian's certificate must accompany
their application. The order for the
semi-annual pass-word is another
thing that is to be abolished and in
its stead an official receipt will now
be used, the same as is done in a
number of other secret orders. The
law regarding transfer cards from
one lodge to another is also changed
and one dollar fee, heretofore eharged
for this certificate, is abolished.
Changes are also made in the laws
governing expulsions for non-payment
of dues. Pythians generally
look upon the changes in the laws
with much favor and believe they
will prove of great benefit to the or
der. DAN REID
According to Harry Starr, is Not in
the Senatorial Race.
Harry Starr, of Richmond, elbow
man of Daniel G. Reid, who has been
talked of as a promising candidate
for senator, is in Indianapolis and
will be at the Republican State head
quarters off and on until the election
is over. Mr. Starr gays that the re
ports of Mr. Reid announcing himself
as a candidate are unfounded and
that he is not even thinking of mak
ing the race. Mr. Starr expresses
himself as confident of- Republican
success both in the State and nation.
Indianapolis Sun.
BIG RALLY DAY
Daniel E. Storms Will Speak at
Fountain City.
At an early hour this morning the
Young Men's Republican Club left
for Fountain City to participate in
the big Republican all-day rally at
which the principal speaker will be
the Hon. Daniel E, Storms, secretary
of State.
Elaborate preprtions have been
made for this big political love feast
and Fountain City will be filled with
people from all over northern Wayne
county and this city.
AN OCTOBER DAY
Was Yesterday With its Warmth and
Sunshine.
Yesterday was beautiful as applied
to the weather. A certain spring
warmth was in the atmosphere, and
it had a tendency to arouse people
to the fact that long walks in the
fresh air would be beneficial. All
day long hundreds of people lined
the streets and quite a number went
into the country, while others took
advantage of the day to hire rigs and
! ride for miles into the country. The
street cars Avere well patronized. The
churches were filled with worship
pers, and nothing of a public' nature
occurred to mar the quiet of the Sab
bath day. "The Good Old Summer
Days" are fast drawing to a close,
the trees are taking on a golden hue
i and Ave will be soon in the . ides of
November. Thanksgiving-day 'is be
ing looked forward to already a day
enjoyed by many as one of the most
social days of the entire year.
October, Avhen the berries are brown,
October. Avhen the pumpkins are ripe,
October, when the gas bills take a rise
October, when one's expenses in
crease. October, when many weddings occur.
On Tuesday afternoon the Ladies'
Anxilliary of the South Eighth street
Friends' ehurch will meet at the
ehurclu
AN EASTERN MAN SUFFERING
WITH ABOVE COMPLAINT
DONE TOO MUCH RIOIIIG
He is Now Attending a Gymnasium
to "Recover His Legs" "Hor
rible Example."
Hartford, Conn., October 10.
Here is a "horrible example" to the
infatuated persistent automobilists ;
to those who nri si ilevntpil. cn hnt-
ituated that they jump into an auto
mobile if they have to cross a street.
Here is an awful warning that i
they do not Avalk more soon they will
not be able to walk at all. Their leg?
AAill dwindle. They will retroAert.
They Avill become automobile cripples
the victims of their mania for driving
the devil Avagons.
In a gymnasium here a rich youu
man with fine muscular arms anl
body, Avhile he painfully exercise'
his legs said pathetically:
"My legs are Avabbly. I have
been riding in my automobile all th
time for -three or four years. I
have the habit. I have been either
in the automobile or asleep all thes.?
years. Now my wife is not overfon-1
of automobiling and the other even
ing she said she AvouldJike to takj
a Avalk.
"It Avas a neAV idea. I had noc
taken a Avalk in so long it brought
back , the days of my courtship. I
grew sentimental and I told her I
Avould be delighted. '
"We started. The great moon wa
shining and for a short time I Ava
living over the, old days and she
seemed eexceedingly happy.
"But Ave had not Avalked half a
mile before I Avished Ave were home.
I did not Avant to flunk, so I kept ou,
but my legs hurt me aAvfully. The
muscles stung me as if they had been
lashed, my knee joints kept dipping
and bending involuntarily. I tried
to be gay and bouyant. but I made a
dismal failure, for all the time I real
ized I had gone back to a point
where walking was practically in
possible. -
"The next morning I got a bott
of alcohol liniment and rubbed my
aching legs as I have not done sine
I played football. Then I got out
my auto, rode to the gymnasium, and
paid my fee for a year.
"And here I am making the effort
of my life to get my legs stronr
enough to carry me when I need to
use them.
SERVANT QUESTION
Benjamin W. Arnold Has Provided
Elaborate Quarters for Them.
Albany, N. Y., October 17. An in
novation in the treatment of servants
in Albany has set the' servant tlasse
talking, and has resulted in dissatis
faction among " servants Avho prev
iously Avere satisfied with their places
and their employers.
Benjamin W. Arnold, lumber mer
chant, last sirinr took unto himself
a secand wife, and also built a $200,-'
000 residence on State street, oppo
site Washington park.
The house, built on the most mod-,
era lines of colonial architecture, has
in it special apartments for the
servants.'.' These are oil a scale of
maimificence which caused en'V
among the servants of other families
They contain a parlor, aavII furnish
ed, in which they may entertain at
their pleasure, their A'isitors being
provided with easy chairs.
Each servant has a separate room
and a bathroom is situated between
everv two servants' rooms for their
use.
The individual sen-ants' rooms are
finished in hardwoods, and the wall
are liung with pictures which Avouli
be considered costly.: for some fan
cies' parlors.

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