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glKAVS TKE CrTIC. & "1 wiiuU rathfr tare mj $ f ndTPrlinr nipnt in CEP u- V X per rruihins the homo vj, I" than la forty io!J on theK 7 ? ! 1 1 ; vcilh ten t; j- , ? f.-vN r i re II t f. r fi t urn L. trret. narsutu t ina. VOL. XXI. EAST LAS VEGAS, NEW MEXICO, TMIUSDAY EVENING, MARCH 2?, 1000. NO. ll." I- TREMENDOUS : STRIKE IMMINENT Two Hundred Thousand Machln Ists will Walk out Unless Granted Concessions. DEFENSE ON, COUER D'ALENE Kentucky Democrats Prepare fo Visit of Mountaineers-Witnesses In Goebel Case. IOWA PROTEST AGAINST BILL Cleveland, Ohio, March . 22 Ma chinists, employed In more than fifty establishments, laid down their tools today. It ia stated that about 2,000 men are out. Should the strike con tlnue for a few days several thous and men of other trades will become idle. The strikers 'declars they will remain out until their demand for nine hour day with ten hours pay is granted. At four establishments the machln ista were notified that their demands had been granted. President 'O' Con- nell, of the International machinists' union issued the following statement: "If a nine hour day is not granted by the employers to the machinists throughout the country, there will be a general strike Involving 200,000 ma chinists and not a wheel will be turn d until that concession is made." President O'Connell left today for Erie, Pa., to confer with President Selden, of the National metal trades association, with a view to bringing about a settlement pending the ma chinists' strikes at various points. SWEARING IN DEPUTIES. Democrats Swearing In Men to Guard Goebel Suspects During ' Exam ination. Frankfort, Ky., March 22 A Jorge consignment origans and ammunition was received here today: and -stored in buildings adjacent to the jail where we suspects,: Powers, Davla, Whit- taker and Culton are confined. This otkrn waa ordered as it . was ' said armed bodies of men from the, moun ta'u -counties might om toer4o the preliminary trials tomorrow and an aittempt would be made to rescue1 the prisoners. Adjutant General Castle man, after a conference with Gover nor Beckham, -returned to Louisville today. Corbln, Ky., March 22 Sheriff Reese, of Knox county has summoned ea & witness In the Goebel murder case, Ella Smith, Jane Catron, Lizzie Matthews, of Barboursvllle, who are alleged to have said they heard John Powers remark that if some one did not kill Goebel he would do bo. Frankfort, Ky., March 22 Author ized statement on behalf of Colonel David G. Colson was given out today In which It is stated he knows noth ing of the alleged confession of Ser rgeant F. W. Golden or Berry Howard. Governor Beckham issued orders to various companies of state guards to Teport here tonight for the purpose of protection to the court house and Jail, during the examining trials to morrow. If Governor Taylor should send his soldiers to the court house also, a clash is feared. Frankfort, Ky., March 22 Sheriff Sutter la swearing in 125 special deputy sheriffs. They will be armed from the stock of guns sent "from Louisville. Those Cape Nome Privileges. Washington, March 22 Secretary Root made a brief statement to the -press today in regard to the action of the war department granting licenses to prospectors to dredge the water front at Cape Nome in search, for ; gold. He admitted that one or' two :such licenses had been Issued. There - were a dozen more applications on file, all of which will be granted. The secretary explained his authority was Phased upon the statutes giving the war department jurisdiction . oyer the mavieable waters of the United States. Netherlands Replies to the Presidents The Hague, March 22 After ma ture deliberation the government dis patched a reply to Presidents Steyn and Kruger, regretting that It was unable to comply with the request for intervention in the South African war, .-after the formal declaration of the ' British government that intervention would not be accepted. It was add- ed, however, that the government of the Netherlands would always be ready to support any steps tending J -:to the restoration of peace. " .Democratic Leader Renounces Party. New York, March 22 A special to the "Tribune," from 1 Washington, says: Frank Jones, the undisputed leader of New Hampshire democracy for a quarter of a century and bosom friend of ex-president Cleveland dur ing the latter's twelve years political activity, renounced all connection with the democratic party and will vote and work for MoKinley this year. "'More than that, I eynfvt to see Mc "Kinley elected," he satd. Frick and Carnegie Make Up. New York, March 22 The "Coni-Tim-'.l Advertiser" today says: irritative confirmation v-as ob- tained today cf the report of a settle ment, of the contest between Andrew .Carnegie and H. C. Frick. They agreed to drop all sufU and signed articles for a great sttel and iron combination the details cf which will be arranged tonight or tomorrow iu PlUsburj. GOV. STEUNENBERG TESTIFIES. The Defense in the Coeur d'Alen In vestigation Takes the Stand. Washington, March 22 Un usual Interest attached to the Coeur d'Alene investigation today, as the prosecution, after presenting testi mony almost uninterruptedly for Ave weeks, gave way to the defense. Gov ernor Steunenberg, of Idaho, was the first called. Examinations was con ducted by J. C. Cheney, counsel for the defense. Steunenberg said he was elected governor of Idaho in 1896 on the people's democratic ticket, hav ing accepted the nomination of the democratic convention. He read a telegram dated April 26th, from Fred erick Burberidge, of the Bunker Hill mine, saying an armed mob had stop ped the Bunker Hill men from work ing and calling for the protection of property - interests. He also read many telegrams to and from the sher iff and others, showing the steps tak en to maintain order. The governor suggested arbitration, but Burberidge stated that there was nothing to arbi trate, and again called for protection. The governor said that he sent a (lis patch to the president calling for federal aid, as the Idaho troops were absent in the Philippines. The gov ernor said he had been ill prior to the Coeur d'Alene excitement and being unable to go in person he sent Bart- lett Sinclair to the seat of the disor der. On information from Sinclair he proclaimed a state of Insurrection and rebellion existed. The governor said he cautioned Sinclair not to align himself with either side. The gov ernor related in detail thw steps taken to carry out the proclamation. Ar rests were made of those reasonably suspected of complicity in the dis turbance. Governor Steunenberg said in his opinion the mining district of Sho shone county had been in a state of Insurrection since 1892. Asked what part the United States troops took in the arrest and detention of impris oned miners, . he said . the position they occupied was the same -as that the state militia would be occupied if available. : - Against the Puerto R lean Bill. t)os 11 oines.Jowa, .March -22 In the lower house of the legislature today a resolution was introduced by Rep resentative Kendall declaring "the people ot Iowa are unalterably op posed to the Puerto Rico tariff bill, passed by the lower house ot con gress." After considerable debate the resolution was adopted by a unanimous vote. Receiver for Appleton & Co. New York, March 22 Justice Bishoff, of the supreme court, today appointed J. Hampden Dougherty re ceiver for D. Appleton & Co., pub lishers, on the application of Daniel Frltchard, a stockholder. The bond was fixed at $150,000. Liabilities $1,110,000. Assets consist of stock and accoutns. . "Sapho" Indicted. New York, March 22 The grand jury reported an Indictment against Olga Nethersole, Theodore Moss, Marcus Mayer and Hamilton Revelle charging them with offending public decency In the production of the play "Sapho." , .- Osman Pasha Very Much Alive. Constantinople, March 22 There is no truth in the report published In the United States that Osman Pasha, hero of Plevna, is dead. He has been sick, but is now improving. -'' Admiral Dewey at Macon, Ga. Savannah, Ga., March 22 Admiral and Mrs. Dewey left today on a spe cial train for Macon. Dr. F. C. Ahlers' dental office now located in Center block, Eat Las Ve gas. Hours 8:30 a. m. to 12 m.; 1:30 p. m. to 8 p. m. . 90-tf Notice of Removal. ' I have moved my dental parlors to a suite of 'rooms' in the Crockett block, where I will be found during office hours. DR. CLYDE DECK1CR - - v 105-tf. " 3 . , A. 1M -1 - ST Garden Hose and Implements, k 1 Wire Cloth, t-2 And don't forget vc have a few first class Steel Ranges !;ft r.t Co;t Price. r; I ! ' GENERAL OATACRE " IS DEFEATED Repulsed by General OllverNear Bethulle, Losing Heavily with Many Captured. SHALL FIGHT NEAR MAFEKING South African Chief Takes Part to Help the British Near Mafeking. BOERS BURN UP P0MER0Y London, March 22 Lord Roberts telegraphed from Bloemfontein, under date of March 21st: "So many bur ghers have expressed a desire to sur render under the terms of the last proclamation that Isient some columns in various directions to register their names and take over their arms. A cavalry brigade has gone to eastward to Thahanchu. A detachment ' from Springfonteln occupied - Smlthfield, where some Tranevaalers and a wag on with arms and ammunition were captured. Scots': guards ore at Eden- burg and Reddersburg. General Clements' brigade is marching hither by way of Phllipopolls and Faure- smith." Kroonstadt, Orange March 20, via Pretoria The Boers, commanded Free State, March 22 by - General Olivier, engaged- the British troops under General Gatacre, In the vicinity of Bethulie, repulsing the British with heavy loss, and capturing many. Burghers are arriving here in great numbers. General De Wet arrived today. Desultory fighting with Col. Plumer's column occurred near Gabe- rones. London, March 22 The report of General Gatacre's defeat by the Boers Is", hot believed here. The last ad vices placed Gatacre about thirty miles north of Bethulie where .. the Boer report says he .was defeated. Lobatsl, March 16 The Boers un Mafeking .' towards Lobatsi. Colonel SnVman, are advanclagJn force from Mafeking towards Lobatsi. Colonel Boodle .made a reconnalsance, March 13, and found Pitsani and Pothlugo oc cupied by tiwi. Boers. He' made a demonstration on March 14,' and found the . Boers in strength at a sharp curve in the railroad. They had mounted -a. gun-off'thV'line' and lying In wait for the construction train. -BriBls. firing occurred a few miles south of Lolatsl on the morn ing of the 15th " when the Boers' Maxim was freely ' used. Colonel Bb dle came In touch with the Boers just in time to prevent the camp being surprised. The " Boers attacked the advance party, captured a few boxes of ammunition and nearly secured a Maxim. Lieut Tyler was killed and Lieut. Chapman ' was captured. Col. Bodle coming up put the Boers to flight with heavy loss. The Boers yesterday were within a few miles of Lobatsl. Yesterday afternoon the Boers pressed closely on Col. Plumer's main camp and kept up a hot fire with a Maxim, killing one white man and one native. They placed a Maxim and a twelve and a half pounder, on a hill on the east side of the line and four thousand yards 'from the camp. The British right is protected by Chief Bathieon, who warned- the Boers not to enter his territory. Col. Plumer's present endeavor is to in sure the : safety of the - railroad north of Lobatsi, and watch well the left flank. It ia probable that before the Boers trek towards Pretoria, they will tackle the Rhodesians in force. It is reported that the burghers are abandoning the environs of Mafeking. leaving only a sufficient number of artillerists to man the big guns. There are none at Ramathlabara where they were supposed to have a base Col. Plumer's scouts were . at Ramathlabama yesterday. The usual Mafeking dispatches are overdue, but no anxiety is felt on that score. - Dy namite explosions .wrecking the rail way, are proceeding south of Lobatsl. Allwal North, Cape Colony, March 22 Commandant Olivier left Smith field two hours before the British . Elastic Dollars You will be surprised at the way your money willj stretch the moment youj put it into our 3 it'll Ity a Hardware. If, r. Wire Screens, Ice Cream Freezers, Etc.? m scouts arrived, lie only siKicioJ. la injuring about ISO nna to &;: j.'ti ! ptny lilm. nwsUy liwurg- r.t culm!.-. . Frte Staters refused to go with him and are returning to their farms, Loudon. Man h 22 In reply to the mayor of Caje - Town's request tj ainke "Maft-king relief day" a public holiday, . Premier Spreiner wrote, "May the holiday, come soon and may the spirit of general good will and kindly consideration prevail lat er." The "Times" published a dis patch from Lorenso Marques which quotes President Steyn as saying that the Bofrs could continue the struggle for six months' longer. A special dis patch from Durban says the town of Poraeroy, thirty miles east of Lady smith, has been burned by the Botra who took up a strong position in the hlllswith a force estimated to num ber 5,000 men. London, March 22 It Is learned that no jiew peace overtures have been made to Lord Salisbury, nor are any expected at present Telegraphic correspondence has been confined to the treatment of the British prisoners, Lord Salisbury holding the presidents of the South African republics respon sible. AGAIN FAILED. Efforts to Arrive at An Understanding on Puerto Rlcan Bill Are Futile. Washington, March 22 This is the concluding day ot the debate on the Loud bill. rMoon, of Tennessee, opened the discussion for the opposi tion. - Loud, in charge of the bill, an nounced that Moody, of Massachu setts, would close the debate tor the supporters of the bill in an hour's speech. Bulletin The house re-ebmbkted the Loud bill to the committee on postofflces and post roads by tote of 148 to 96. - . Washington, March 22 Renewed efforts were made today to secure an agreement on the Puerto Rlean bill. Friends of the measure are still con fident but the oponents on the re-t publican1! side stated positively that the house tariff provision eould not go through.' - . ' '. s Washington, March 22 The sen- ate then took- up the conference re port on the Puerto Rlcan appropria tion bill. Bacon, of Georgia, objected to the changes made in the confer ence. The report would, he said,, in dicate 'mutual concessions. But analysis would show .the senate had yielded - practically L everything and the house nothing. -r . Washington, March 22. Bacon want ed" free' trade' with Puerto Rico and" anted quickly. Foraker announc ed it was the intention to ask . for an early vote on the Puerto Rico goyern merrit1)illt An Up-to- Date Stock Ranch.-; S..L." Pfenard and -Miguel Romero of Union county have purchased the Ni- canor Herrera ranch comprising about 1,000 acres of first-class grai lng and tillable land nine tniles south ot the' city. ' The purchasers expect to seed a major part of it in, alfalfa this spring and make ; general im provement in the way of & new house( out 'houses, fencing, etc. They ex pect to establish feeding pens on the ranch for both cattle and sheep and as the proprietors are both large sheep and cattle owners, they will likely fatten ".their ,own stock . for the market and will build up a bus!-, ness enterprise which in itself will no doubt prove successful and will be a stimulus to encourage like en terprises in this section of the country.-, : ; , .-'.-'. - "The Burglar," ' The hour is midnight, when, in the most fashionable5 quarter of. the. city; the sumptous (home of one of the best known editors has been forcibly en tered by a burglar. The Inmates peacefully " slumber ' unconscious of danger- all but' a little tot of eix years whose acute ears have discerned , -a noise unusual at that time of night Too innocent 16 foe conscious of dan; ger she leaves her room and entering the family eltting Vfcoom ' suddenly confronts the burglar, who noiselessly a3 possible is securing the family sil ver, when to his surprise he becomes conscious of the litte one's presence. With pistol in. hand, approaching the child and alert for an outory his sur prised ears are greeted , with the ex clamation: , "Don't be afraid, Mr. Burglar, 1 won't hurt you." Follow ing this Is one of the -most effective scenes In Augustus Thomas'- famous play, "The Burglar." at the opera house, Saturday, March 24th. ... Three ' new - sub-stations of the weather bureau have been designated. They are at Ojo Caliente, Taos coun ty, in charge of Hon. Antonio Joseph; at Jemez Hot Springs, Bernalillo county. In charge of J. . F.' Wenborn;' at . Fort Stanton, Lincoln county, in charge of the United States marine service. - . .It is very hard to stand idly by and see our dear ones suffer while await ing the .arrival of the doctor. An Albany (N. Y.) dairyman called at a drug store there for a doctor to come and see his child, then very sick with croup. Not finding the doctor in,, he left word for him to come at once on lus return. He also bought a bottle of Chamberlain's Cough Remedy, which he hoped would give some relief uniij the doctor should arrive. In a few hours he returned, saying the doctor noed not cotne, as the child was much better. The druggist, Mr. Otto Scholi. says the family has tinea recommend- CI .iml rI,.Vs C-'-.ill r-nedy to ti.eir noigibo's d U until he 1 is a constant demand for it from t. I irt .ft?' en" '-y. Fur. e&le. by T v. r, o . ' t iv si i:Jsiion3.i oEtnk. : LAS VEGAS, NEW MEXICO. ; JCrriUA S. RAYNOLDS, President. JOHN W. ZCLX.ARS, Vic-Prtsident. A. B, SMITH, Cashlo t. F. ADAM3, Assistant Cashier. , ; Accounts received subject to check; i ' ' i , . . Interest paid on time deposits. l7o Gall Your Attention To the fact that we have one of the ; Swellest Lines of Clothing if For lxth men and U 14 , all. styles and shapes. If you are in '. need of a spring- suit or hat, we can fit you out. FOX b HAREI; Sixth Street. f - , Advertised Letter List. ' Th following list of letters remain ed iy-caliei for in this office for the week tailing March 22d, 1900. Andrews Walter Knox, J. S. Brown, Anna Baldwin. J. B. Cal'v'frt, N. Dehnis, Conn Evans, A. . Lopez, Francisco Middleton.E. J.(2). Mills, Zadie McNeal, B.F. Neito, Antonio Gohiales, MargarltoNolan, F. R. Hai-ris, Delia Ortega, Jose Hydes, Ross Odgers. Lily Jooco.Fanny Mrs. Sanldad, Emeyo. V X KL pARRUTH, P. M. To Cure a Cold in Cne Day, . Take laxative Bromo Qulnma Tab lets. All druggists refund the money if It falls to cure, 25c. Th genuine has L. B. Q. on each tablet. 214 fim ; -- New Road Vehicles, Aicar, load of rubber-tired phaetons, stanhopes, surreys, spring and road wagon?, just unloaded at the Bridge street stables. Call early and . make your choice. These vehicles were care'ully selected from five of the leading carriage manufactories in the United States. Call and Bee or ad dress, , .' " ' V ' M. L. COOLEY, Prop. Of the Bridge street stables,, 113-10t i- Seeds In Bulk. v . . 1 It will soon be time to buy tout law garden arid 'flower seeds. ' A. 3, Ventz,; Successor ; to A. WeiU Bridge street, has just received a full line of fresh eeeds of all kinds in bulk, and onion sets. To ,be on. .the" safe side, purchase bulk seed., every time. . . A. J. VENZ & CO. 102-lm ; v .. .- Bridge St . The'' well-known -, and thoroughly reliable dining .parlors, at the Plaza hotel, continue. to serve as good meals as can he gotten anywhere. The meals are 'wholesome and well cook ed, and are prepared by Mr. and Mrs. A.- Duval. Crisp" celery, grown at the Duval garden, and pure ke cream, made from - fresh, clean, rich milk, from -the" proprietor's private dairy, are regularly served. " 110-tf Do You Want Good Reading? Orders taken for any magazine, periodical, book or newspaper on the market Golf goods kept in stock. 76-3m ' " MRS. M. J. WOODS. News and Stationery, Sixth etreet. . DUNCANOPERAHOUSE -. j , ... ,, . .. Saturday Night, I) I A FAMOUS PLAY,' Till; lil liliLlR v; 100 KiQhts tri tew York City, . : ; at the - MiDISOS 1 SQUARE THEATRE. MR; AUGUSTUS THOMAS' j'4Four Act Comedy Drama from' the story of ' EDITHA'5 BURGLAR, By Mrg. Frances Hodgson Burnet. - ..Direction of W. ,W. Craig. , PRICES: '50c,75c, $1.00. CURTAIN, 9 P. M. EliDorado Restaurant, Hiss f'yrlls Foots, Lessss. The Best Meals Served In the City. Service excellent. Th e best of every thing on the tables. Bleals 25c. EL DORADO HOTEL, Grand Ave. T ho Las Vegas L i m o -a Cement Company, PAEUO JARAMiLLO, Sole Owner. Old Relia! le I i,-e Co.; trft ' ot i:)aiV't. Iejsj OiJvs nt ,..t f ! K-.hto3ice new statnl. .. r - i-,r r- . . -air. . i tl i t, ... i. t ... ,. i P. OBOX IWl' 1 , . .4, .!j 'Si k bovs. Also Hats in m Hi 4 61 Ladies' and Gentlemen's FINE TAILORING. ALL WORK Done at Home and Satisfaction Guaranteed. Also Ladies' and Gentlemen's Gar ments cleaned, pressed and repaired. THEODORE ARNST; . Sixth Street. Merchant Tailor. The Place to Board is at illiModel'i Good Cooking. Good Service. Everything the market affords. Mrs. Win, Coin, , Propriatreaa. . BaUroad A.Tnu, THE SIXTH STREET MARKET has been re-opened in the old stand, on Sixth street, apposite the San Miguel notional bank. Commutation Tickets . . of$3.00aiHl$ft.OO will be sold at 5 per cent dis count for cash Kansas City and . Domestic Beef, the best of Pork and Mutton, Game and Poultry in season, in fact, everything per taining to 4 FIRST-CLASS SIJOP Can Be Obtained. , N. J. DILLON. Prop'r. CHAS. R. HENDERSON Funeral Director and Embalmer. , 109 Railroad Ave , next to Western Union Telegraph Office, Colo. 'Phone 22. Las Vetfas 200 East Las Vegas : : New Mexico1 . Stopped School 1 on Account of n 3, Their Eyes. How often do we hear these word evt ir school year? It means that there exists some defect of the eye that needs correction. If eyes are fitted with proper lenses at the be ginning of this trouble, tue trouble will end there. Consultation and fitting FREE. JAMES A. NABB, Braduala Cotician. UOffleeIn Mrs. Wood's book store,blxth St. 1 iuutt LjIlh Vegas, M. SI. Picture Moulding JUST KECEIVED j QaarttrCaks, PMo Frames, Mat and Mountings. g GEO. T. HILL, I P Home 'Phone 140 12th & National TKE FUCE TO BOARD 18 AT THE Una l r v. r J by 0Ajf ., a r 1 SmS ? 7 RTICH CO. u I. : LiDK mr mm. $ , Just Arrived, I A Bright Line of New Styles, ! 58c $3.50 A cordial invitation is extended to those who I wish to compare Prices and Qualities. N. B. 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