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WOMAN SHOT AND BABES CLUBBED TO DEATH NEAR ELGIN, ILL, ENDS SEARCH OF FIVE DAYS "Coroner Declare Victim War Slain by an Assassin Manny Sltep, th Husband and Fsther. Collopsee Under Strain. Elgin. 111.. April it Discovery of the mutilated bodies of Mrs. Maud Sleep, wife of a farmer living m milne west of Elgin, aud her two chil dren, aged two and four years, tn the bottom of a dry cistern on the farm uncovered a grewsoms murder mys tery, which is baffling police authori ties and resident of Elgin. Mrs. Sleep had been missing since last Monday. When found ahe was lying In a crum pled heap with her babies beside her. with four bullet wounds In the chest and neck, while the children's skulls had been smashed, apparently with the butt end of a revolver. Their heads were almost severed from their bodies. Revolver Found Baid Wall. A revolver with one chamber emp ' tied was found beside the well, while .a blood-stained ax lay In a woodshed adjoining the house. No other clews have been discovered so far. Immediately after the woman's body had been taken from the cistern and the bullet wounds were found, Coroner Norton communicated with the police officers and detained every person on the farm. All others who are known to have been on the place within the last week will be placed undr surveil lance. Since Monday Mrs. 81enp and the babies have been missing. Two daugh ters, aged eleven and nineteen years, have led the searchers night and day and have hunted over the entire coun tryside. The husband, Manny Sleep, has been laboring under a high nerv ous tension, which made a wa'cli ever him necessary. , Find Bodies In the Cistern. A revolver found near the cistern first directed the searchers to the spot. Looking down, the first of the men saw the bodies and shrank back with a cry. Others hurried forward and the bodies were taken out The children were brought up first. Their bodies were stained with blood. The theory that the mother had killed them In a fit of montal derangement .md had committed suicide after drop ping them in the cistern was immedi ately advanced. Suicide Theory Abandoned. When the bodyjnf Mrs. Sleep was drawn up and"ne four bullet wouuda were discovered the suicide theory was abandoned "It teems we are face to face with a terrible murder," said Coroner Nor ton. "I can make nothing out of it. Well have to wait until we find more clews." Mrs. Sleep left her home Monday evening after making a few remarks to a hired hand. "I am going to take a stroll around the farm with the children," she said. "Tell Ida to get supper." Mrs. Sleep left with Orvllle, aged two years and Sarah, aged four. She was not seen after that time by any on so far discovered. Family Begins Search. . When dusk came and Mrs. Sleep did not return Ida, the eleven-year-old daughter, and her father started a March. Calls for the mother remained unanswered. They visited the envi rons of the farm alone and then called In the neighbors for help. The search proved futile. Throughout the night and the next day they searched for the mother and the children and then the husband's strength gave way. As time went on hi nervousness increased. Members of the searching party be gan their hunt for more clews aa soon as the bodies had been drawn up and laid out on the ground beside the cis tern. FRIEDMANN IS NOT LIABLE Treasury Department Discover No Law to Prevent Serum Treat ment for Pay. Washington. April 21 Dr. F. T. Frledmann ha not violated the pub lic health law by bis action In treat ing patient at Providence, R. I., for pay with the remedy which he claim a cur for tuberculosis. The treasury department ha studied the question informally and ha found no issue be tween lbs government and Dr. Fried mano. FLYER KILLED IN ILLINOIS Otto W. Brodl t-ee Lire wins Machine Turn Turtle) Fifty Feet From Grwimd. Clearing, 111., April St. Otto W. Brodle, aa aviator, was killed , when hi aeroplane turaed tsrtle and fell from fifty feet above the ground. Brodl' machine struck tba ground via th Held where tba ' last Gordon Bennett cup race was started. Urge Revival f Reciprocity. Washington. April II. Walter tfcotl of Kegina, premier of Saskatch ewan, la In Washington urging a re vival of th Tart. Canadian reciprocity agreement II declare that, th poopl of western Canada want rct Brociiy and that It was beatea by th easterner when th Issue was tip two year ago. "Reciprocity Is bound U com," declared Mr. Scott MAY PUNISH THE MAN WHO HIT CONGRESSMAN Representative Sims, Attacked by Charles C. Qlovtr, a Banker, to Tak Action. Washington, April SI. Representa tive Garrett of Tennessee conferred with Speaker Clark and looked up precedents preparatory to bringing the attention of the house to the as sault upon Representative Sim by Charles C. (ilover, a local-banker. Mr. Glover, In public statements, admits he struck Representative Sim on the face twice. Garrett declared1 the Incident should not be permitted to pass without notice from the house. "J find In looking up the prece dents," said Mr. Garrett, "that there Is ono case In which the house took action In an assault upon a momber as a result of statements made on the floor by that member. It was In Jackson's administration. Repre sentative Stanbury of Ohio In a speech criticised Bamuel Houston, a former member of congress and for mer governor of Tennessee. Houston was aroused by the remarks and lay In wait for Stanbury near the botan ical garden, armed with a hickory stick. When Stanbury approached Houston attacked htm. Houston was arrested, tried 'before the house and reprimanded." Mr. Garrett contemplates submit ting a resolution tn the present case when the house meets. "I know nothing about the merits of the controversy between Mr. Sims and Mr. Glover." said Mr. Garrett, "but the constitution provides that members of congress must not be held personally accountable for state ments made on the floor in debate', and an assault of this character can not be left unnoticed"." BILL WILL UNSEAT' SOLON Passage of Gerrymander Measure Add ing New District in Ohio Creates an Upheaval. , Columbus, O., April 21. Creating an additional congressional district ' in Ohio, legislating out of office several Democratic congressmen and dividing the state into 11 supposedly Republic an and and 11 supposedly Democratic districts, the house and senate have passed the Kulton congressional ger rymander bill. Under the provisions of the measure Democratic leaders say that the fol lowing Democratic congressmen will be gerrymandered out of office by changes in their districts: Stanley Bowdle, J. D. Post, W. G. Sharp, E. R, Bathrick, W. B. Francis and either Robert Crosser or Robert b'SK.iby. The only Republican to lose out will be Congressman Frank B. Willi. Governor Cox favor the bill and will sign it. BRITISH ENVOY IS ON WAY Sir Cecil Arthur Spring-Rice, New Ambassador, Starts for New York. London, April 21. Sir Cecil Arthur Spring-Rice, the new BritlBh ambassa dor to the United States, left London to sail for New York on the Car mania. "I shall assume the duties of my of fice aa British ambassador immedi ately on my arrival in Washington," he said before hi departure, "and my family will come on later." The staff or the United State em bassy, Iady Poncefote and the duke of Devonshire were at the railway station to take farewell of the ambas sador, who succeds James Bryce at Washington. Mrs. E. H. Harriman sailed for America on the same steamer. REVERE'S RIDE IS RECALLED Lantern Hung In Belfry of Old North . Church by Descendant on Anniversary. Boston. April 21. Miss Pauline Re vere hung a lantern In the belfry tow er of the "Old North Church" In ob servance of the midnight ride of her famous ancestor 133 year ago. Mis Revere, who is only fourteen year old, took part In exercise held at th historic cburqh in celebration of th ' eve of the battle of Lexington. Long . fellow's poem, "Paul Revere' Rid," I was recited by Prof. Charles T. Cope- land of Harvard, Bishop William H. Lawrence spoke on th significance of a peaceful Patriot' day, and th church bell peal out patriotic tune. Official of th state and city Joined In the observance. ' Last of Famed Triplet. Greenwich, Conn., April 11. Th death her of Mrs. Hop Trower All corn, th last of triplets born In, Eng land eighty years ago, and named Faith, Horn and Charity, 1 an nounced. Charity 11 v to be only fifty-two year old. Faith died at th age of seventy-four. Th three wer born In Hereford, Sussex county, Eng land, tn 1133. Ask Protest n Tariff. Buffalo, April II. The chamber of commerce ha decided to call mass sneeUng at which a delegation will be selected aad sent to Washington to protest against som featur of th tariff bill. Both th milling and th neat-packing Industries of th stat are threatened. It I stated, la a rea tatloa adopUd by th hoard f directors. THAT TIRED FEELING ii jTswr . uwii p TmBr SON !S GRIEF. REIR WILL MAKE J. P. MORGAN RESID UARY LEGATEE ARTER OTH ERS ARE PROVIDED FOR. WIDOW IS GIVEN $3,000,000 Ann Morgan Receives Similar Amount Should She Marry and Leave Children th Principal Will Revert to Her Children. New York, April 21. J. Pierpont Morgan is the chief beneficiary In the will of bis father, according to facts made known here from authorltiv sources. . To Mrs. J. Pierpont Morgan, the widow, is left the Income of $3,000,000 for life, the- principal on her death to revert to the estate. In addition Mrs. Morgan also get the use for life, of the Morgan residence at 219 Madison avenue, as well a the country place at Highland Falls, N. Y. Anne Morgan Given $3,000,000. To Miss Anhe Morgan a similar monetary bequest of $3,000,000 Is made, the income from this amount to be paid to her during her life. Should ebe marry and leave children it Is pro vided that the principal on her death shall revert to the children. But should she die unmarried or chlldloss, the full amount of tlie prin cipal, it is provided, shall revert to ih'eldttaxy-elVo ZJi-p v K tlons would It be possible under the will for Miss Morgan's husband t in herit the money. To Mr. Herbert L. Satterlee, for merly Laura A. P. Morgan, and Mr. W. Piereon Hamilton, who was Juliet T. Morgan, the income of $3,000,000 is devised separately, with the proviso that upon their deaths the full sum In each case shall go to their children. Employe Are Remembered. For the rest, two employe of Mr. Morgan who served him faithfully and upon whom be relied particularly Miss Belle da Costa Greene and Mrs. Ada Thurston have been generously remembered. Miss Greene and Mrs. Thurston served Mr. Morgan la his wonderful library. Phillips, the valet, who had been In Mr. Morgan's service for fifteen year. $15,000. To each of the household staff In the employ of Mr. Morgan for more than five year the sum of $1,000 is bequeathed. The son 1 made th residuary lega tee. Not even the members of the fam ily, to whom the will has been read, know the extent of the fortune which Mr. Morgan left. No accurate; esti mate. It is said, can be made until after the estate has been appraised, the work of which, unofficially, i al ready under way. W. R. NELSON IS UPHELD Kansas City Editor Sentenced to Jail Exonerated by Report of Commissioner. Jefferson City, Mo., April 21. Wil liam R. Nelson, editor and owner of the Kansas City Star, was found not guilty of malice in the publication of th article for which he was adjudged guilty of contempt of court and sen tenced to a day In Jail last February by Circuit Judge Joseph A. Guth rie. Tba article Itself was "substantially true," and nnles In th court's opla lodtthat article In Itself 1 contemptu ous" the petitioner should be dis charged. These wer th finding reported to th supreme court by Its commission er In th case of Charles C. Crow of Kansas City. PLAN FOR G. 0. P. CONVENTION Republican Lander to Demand Com mittee Call Meeting Nxt . FalL Washington. April $1. Formal de mand on th officer of th Republican national convention next fail for revi sion of th party's rules la expected to result front conferences among lead ers. It Is understood Senator Cum mins and others active with him are taking tep to bring about a national gathering. Reduction of southern rep resentation and cholc of national con vention delegate) under stat primary laws ax reforms sought FIVE ARE FOUND GUILTY; USED MAILS TO DEFRAUD Promoter and Former Official of In ternational Lumber and Develop ment Co. Freed on Bail. Philadelphia. Pa.. April 21. The five promoter and former officers of the International Lumber and Develop ment company were found guilty of using the mails in a scheme to de fraud. A sealed verdict was submitted to Federal Judge Wllmer. Thosj convicted are: John R. Mark ley of Chicago, chief promoter of the company; Islah B. Millar, his partner; Charles M. McMahon, former secretary and treasurer; William Armstrong, Jr., former general manager, and Colonel Alfred G. Stewart, a director and com missioner. James Scarlet, chief counsel for the defense, made an appeal for an arrest of judgment for three days in order that a motion for a new trial could be filed. Bail was then entered by the convicted men in the sum of $15,000 each, pending the outcome ofc'lhe ap peal. MRS. STORY HEADS 0. A. R. New York Woman Wins by Majority of 101 Mrs. Horton Is Second. Washington, April 21. Mrs. Wil liam Cummings Story of New York, head of the conservative faction, was, elected president general of the so ciety --"'..U3uTaughters of the Ameri can vj.ui..uii. "defeating Mrs. John Miller Horton of Buffalo, the adminis tration candidate, on the third ballot The vote stood Mrs. Story 600, Mrs. Horton 449. Seven vice-presidents general were also elected including Mrs. Thomas Kite of Ohio, Mrs. Rhett Goods of Ala- f.g:M.i.it"n.a Mr. William C Story. bama, Mrs. Allan P. Perley of Penn sylvania. Mr. Ben Gray of Missouri, Mis Harriett Lake of Iowa, Mr. John Swift of California and Mrs. John Din widdl of Indiana. Th election came after three day of constant balloting during which time Mr.' Story gained steadily on each ballot SENATOR CRANE IS HONORED Parade Two Mile Long I Held In Dalton to Celebrate Hi Home coming. DaKon, Mas., April 11. Thousand of person from cities and towns tn western Massachusetts attended th home-coming celebration and reception to former United States Senator Win throp Murray Crane. Mr. Cran reviewed a parade two mile long of delegation from vari ous part of Berkshire county, com panies of militia, school children aad Dalton citisaua. Later in th day bi was presented with a loving cup. Th town was decorated with Amer ican flags, bunting and plctare of th ex-senator. 1 1 if I vJ UAH TAKES HAND TELEGRAPHS GOV. JOHNSON RE; ""QUEST TO SJGN NO BILLS IN ' VIOLATION OF TREATIES. CALIFORNIA IS HESITATING Antlalian Bill Are Put Over Until Latter Part of This Week Bishop Harris Fear for Peace Between U. S. and Japan, Washington, April 21. Secretary Bryan telegraphed to Governor John son of California requesting him to withhold his signature from any antl alian land legislation passed by th California legislature which might be in violation of treaties between th United States and Japan. Fear for Peace, San ' Francisco, Cal April 21. A cablegram from Tokyo, received by the Japanese American, a Japanese newspaper here, describes the mass meeting of Japanese and American missionaries over which Count Okuma presided. ' The message refers to the address of Bishop Harris of tho Meth odist Episcopal church for Japan and Korea, whose cablegram to the legisla ture was the subject of comment in the senate. Bishop Harris wept while speaking and said he believed his forty years' work for peace and good will between the United States and Japan was to be undone If the Cali fornia legislature did not modify its attitude.' Allen Land Bills Put Over. Sacramento, Cal., April 21. Further action on the antt-alien land bills pend ing before the California legislature has been deferred until the latter part of. this week. This decision was reached because word was expected from Washington in relation to the protest of the Japanese government against possible Infringement of the treaty rights of Japanese citizens in this sitae. Reports of the popular agi tation in Jupan over the proposed ac tion !n California provoked consider able comment about the legislative chambers. The violence of these pro tests as well as the inquiries as to the effect of the proposed bills upon other alien interests in California led to the belief here that President Wil son might find it expedient to Indicate his view or suggest a course of ac tion tending to relieve the situation. Gives Motive for Postponement. "If the position taken by the Japan ese is what cable dispatches contain," said one of the senate leaders. It seems inevitable that some word must come from Washington soon without waiting for the passage of a particu lar bill by the legislature. For that reason and in view of the widespread Interest that has sprung up in Califor nia, it was thought better to postpone any 'further consideration of the mat ter until next week." The postponement applies also to the various amendments to the bills that have been offered and discussion of these has gone over, too. A poll of the senate disclosed an overwhelming majority In favor of an anti-alien bill, but scarcely a handful of senators In dicated a wish to Include in it provi sions foreigners of foreign corpora tions controlled by persons eligible to citizenship. The campaign in be half of European investments tn the state, It was asserted, had begun to be reflected tn the change of opinion among individual members in this re gard. According to Senator Thompson, who drafted the original comiultte substitute in the senate, the only bill acceptable to the Japanese would be one placing all alien on a par. A poll of the house shows that such a law could not be passed. In case no word comes from Wash Ington, It is regarded as certain here that a law dlrected almost solely against th Japanese will be passed, with clauses exempting all European corporations. Only seven members of the senate have declared themselves against auch a bill. Wilson Discusses His Attitude. Washington, April Jl. President Wilson Is keeping In close touch with the situation both In Japan and Cali fornia over the proposed alien land legislation. He read with Interest the dispatches from Tok? describing pop ular feeling against th bills and stud led the text of th pending measures, a well as a synopsis of similar law n New York and Texas. Th govern ment must of necessity refrain from Interference with California while In th , process of legislating and could not make its attitude known to inquir ing nations until th hills were passed. He added, bowevet, that If any Im pression had been circulated In Japan that th administration here had be come Indifferent to th development In California, such a view was unjusti fied and that judgment as to th meas ure should be withheld until they are fraally framed and passed. Girl Killed In Auto Accident. Hammond, Ind., April 21. Losing control of th autrmoblle owned by bar mistress, Mrs. John Common of llan Dean drove it Into a ditch and th car was overturned on both worn sa. Miss Dean was Instantly killed. Mr. Commons was Internally hurt, ' Carlson Win B. A. A. Marathon. Boston, April II. .Frits Carlson of Cooke's gymnasium, Minneapolis, won th B. A. A. Marathon her. Tim, I:3i:14 l-i. Bockaloxls finished ec ond. His Urns was 1:17:1 J I-a. Har ry Smith of New York unutud third. His Urn was :!t 4-. KENTUCKY DUEL RESULTS IN TWO DEATHS AND WOUNDING OF FIVE STRAY BULLET KILLS CITY JUDGE. 1 Rew Over Woman With a Carnival Company Start Trouble Crowd I Stampeded. , Wetea hpiptr t'nlon News anrlc. ' Franklin, Ky. In a pistol duel here City Judge I. H. Goodnight and Will Taylor, 45 years old, were slain, and James Taylor, 23 years old, son of Will Taylor, was fatally wounded, while four others were' slightly wound ed. The Clifton Kelly shows, or Car nival Co., have been showing at the fair grounds here for a week, and it as at the conclusion of perform ance when the shooting began. James Taylor had an altercation with one of the showmen over a woman, who appealed to Sheriff Robert Gossett for ptotection. The sheriff threatened young Taylor with arrest and quieted him for the time. Young Taylor, how ever, found his father and related to blm his experience with the sheriff, whereupon the elder Taylor went gun ning and at sight of Qossett opened fire with a big revolver. PUBLIC TIRED OF MILITANT TACTICS London. The tide was turned on the suffragettes, nnd Hyde park, here tofore a popular meeting place for the followers ot Mrs. Rinmeline Pank hurst, probably will not be a Mecca for advocates for the ballot for some time to come. At oant the suffra gettes had plenty of evidence that the public has tired of the militancy, and only the protection offered by large bodies of police saved the women from the hands of the angry mobs. At Brighton the suffragettes were chased off the esplanade and took refuge in a neighboring; lioune. This was sur rounded by howling thousands, who bombarded the place with Btonee and smashed every window. In defiance of the ban on meeting at Hyde park the Women's Social and Political union attempted to carry on its propaganda there. Londoners had anticipated that such attempts would be made and 2(i, 000 assembled at the suctomary meet ing place. MAYOR SENTENCED TO 15 YEARS. Paris. Kugene Prosper Pirou, mayor of Oentilly. who was charged with an attempt to murder two aged women near Chantllly some time ago, has been sentenced to 15 years' impris onment. The motive alleged was rob bery, it being claimed that Plrou bad lost heavily in speculation . on the bourse. CINCINNATI MARKETS Corn No. 2 white 62 63c No. C white 61V(&62c, No. 4 white 58660c, No. 2 yellow 62 63c. No. 3 yellow 61 61V4C, No. 4 yellow 680c, No. 2 mixed 61 (& 62c, No. 8 mixed 060V4c, No. 4 mixed 67694c, white ear QW 62c, yellow ear 60 63c, mixed ear 61 62c. Hay No. 1 timothy $17.50318. standard timothy $16.50 17. No. 2 tim othy ,15.50 16, No. 3 timothy $13.50 (ft 14. No. 1 clover mixed $16.6017. No. 2 clover mixed 14.5015.5O, No. 1 clover $12. 50& 13.50, No. 2 clover 9.6011.0. Oats No. 2 whit 38c, standard white 37 43" He, No. 3 3636c, No. 4 white 34&35c, No. 2 mixed J 50 35feC, No. 3 mixed 3435c, No. 4 mixed 33(&'84c. Wheat No. 2 red $1.1101.13, No. 3 red $ 1.04 0j 1.52. No. 4 red 86c$l. Eggs Prime firsts 16 Vic, firsts 15Vfec, ordinary firsts 14Vc, seconds 13V4C. Poultry Hens, heavy (over 4 lbs) 13c, (4 lbs and under) 15c, young stag gy roosters 12c, old roosters 10c, springers (1 to IVi lb) 3040o. (2 lbs and over) 2025c; ducks (4 lbs and over) 16c, white (under 4 lbs) 13c; turkeys (8 lbs and over) 17c, young 15c. Cattle Shippers $7.358.25, extra $8.08.40; butcher steers, extra 8D 8.25, good to choice $7.50 7.0, com mon to fair $5.25(7.25; heifers, extra $8.-5, good to choice $7.60$jP8.15, com mon to fair $5& 7.25; cows, extra $6.73 7, good to choice $6.256.75. com mon to fair $4.25(6.15; cannera $3.50 4 4.25. Bulls Bologna $7 7.50, fat bulls $7.257.75. Calves Extra $7.7508. fair to good $6017.60, common and large $567.25, Hogs Selected heavy $9.H)&9.25. good to choice packers and butchers $D.20 .25, mixed packers $99.20. stags $5.60 7.60, common to choice heavy fat sows $608.60, common to choice heavy fat sows $6fj8.60. extra $8.60. light shippers $7.85y9. pigs (100 lbs and less) $4.&0?j7.75. Clipped Sheep Extra $5.60, good to cholc $506.40, common to fair $40 4-76; wool sheep $4.8006.60. Clipped La in bit Kxtra $7.60, good to choice $707.40, common to fair $5tf 6.76: wool lambs $88.M; spring lambs $88.10. FIRE IN JEWELRY STORE. Terr Haut. Ind. Kir la th art JeparUnent of the Swope-Neuf Jewelry Co. caused a lost of $25,000 and for a time threatened aa entire squar la th business section. Fireman were hampered because of th lateos heat, but finally succeeded tn confining the bias to the three-story building. Th damage was wrought In a large stock of On cbloa, heavy silver plat an4 art goods. Tk merchandise la th front part of th star srss Dot dsn aged except by water.