VOLUME I.—NO. 124.
TO COPE WITH
Look Helplessly On Wnile the Lawless
Peasants Pillage Estates—Witte
declared to be on the Verge of a
KDP.SK, RUSSIA, Nov. Jll —The
npiarian disorders in the district of
Suhzha have assumed such violence
that the trocps are unable to cope
with tin m. The whole northern half
of tbe district is in the hands of peas
ant rioters, wiio are pillaging the es
tates and burniug the harvested crops,
uring the pillaging ot o»»e estate a com
pany of Cossacks looked on being
unable to irterfere.
VLADIMIR, RUSSIA, Nov. -.>3.—
In the JuriefT and Alexandovksk ois
tricts of this government peusaut mobs
are demanding the surr-nder cf pro
visions and threatening to set the torch
to the whole locality and to storm the
ST. PETERSBURG, Nov.
C. unt Witte is declared to Iw nn the
of physical collapse. It >mh9s
f ,'om an excellent sonic tiit wh 1
s; r MMg at his deak last w t-k lie sud
denly fell forward His se ho
went to his assistance? declared that
he was slighty paralyzed in tv« leu
arm and si oulder. The stroke lasted
five hours, duiing which tbe cotnt
fainted several times.
BRING THE BEST PRICE
Mr. A J. Linnville, the local repre
sentative of the Rvan Newton com
pany, made an invoice of the apples
that the company has on hand in this
t-itv. At present they have 7080 box
es in the cellar of the Weuatchee
warehouse company. The company
will hold the apples until spring as
they anticipate that choioe apples will
seii Oil the Seattle market for a? high
as four dollars a box. They have near
ly every vaiietv of apple grown in the
valley on bend but the bulk of the
lot consists of Winesaps,Black Twiggs
and White Winter Permains. Mr. Linn
ville states that Wenatchee apples are
bringing seven dollars a bairel in the
St. Paul markets ft the present itme
•while the best of eastern apples are
being sold for $3.50 per barrel.
List of uncaimed letlets remaining
in the posfoffice at Wenatchee. Wash.,
♦or the week ending Nov. 21:
G. L. Burnett, A. Unna, Mrs Wm.
Coles. Chas. Woody. James A. Day,
Capt. T. H. Dobson, A. J. Pimiilie, F.
J. Grippe 2, Frank J. Grimmer, Lizz
ie Hodges, Mrs. Jenruue Haskns, J.
E. Header, John Hamlton, J. E. Ham
mill, Joseph Koran . M. B. Lytle,
Walter A. Mack, Carl H. Pomery. J.
F. Proie, Ohas. H. Rein,\T. K. Segar
Lee K. Scott, James Smth. Will -T.
Sno'l/rass 2, Jim Solam, Mrs. K. L
Stckney. Ed Stevenson.
Patties calling for the foregoing
pieasj say advertised.
E. D. Scheble, P. M.
MARSHALL FIELD. JR.. SHOT
CHICAGO, Nov. 23.—A distressing
accident occurred about ten o'clock
tonight in the residence of Marshall
Field, r.il'.t Prairie Aveuue, when his
son, Marshall Field Jr., accidentally
shot himself in the stomach while
cleaning a revolver. The yoang man
was iv his dressing room alone at the
While the accident is serious it is not
believed to be fatal.
WENATCHEE, WASHINGTON, THURSDAY NOVEMBER 23. 1905
W. W. RUSSELL, WHO MAY SETTLE THE DISPUTE BETWEEN
VENEZUELA AND FRANCE.
\V. \V. Bussell, who is doing liis best to settle the trouble between President
Castro and France's diplomatic representative in Venezuela, succeeded Herbert
\V. Bowen as United States minister to Venezuela. He is a graduate of the
Naval academy, spent eight years in Caracas as secretary of the American
legation, has been minister to Colombia and is a friend of President L'astxa,
WANTED $1000 FOR
FIXING LOUIS' TEETH
NEW YORK. Nov. 2:s.—When Prince
Louis, of Battenbnrg, siiled with his
sijuardon for Giteralter yesterday he
left rtehind an unpaid dentists bill of
11.000. Dr. Wilbur M. Dailey, den
tist, filled four of the loyal visitors
teeth and presented a royal bill of fl,
--000 for his services. Prince Louis
oft'ere 1 1200 in settlement, which the
dentist refused to accept.
There was an exciting scene between
the admiial and the deutistj in the
Hotel Netherlands belore theadmiral
sailed. The dentist appeared tiiere to
collect his bill. The admiral was
amazed atjtl o bill and said nejhad com
paratively little money, and told Dail
ey that he was r.n ordinary sailor
drawing ordinary pay, and would not
accept such an excessive bill. Point
ed remarks were made by both sides.
Mrs. J. H. Ogburn, of Richmond,
Va., who has been visiting her in oth
er, Mrs. M. O. Tibbie 'for the pt>Bt
few weeks, will return to her home in
the east tomorrow. A number of the
ladies of the city have given farewell
receptions in ber honor this week.
Mrs. Geo. Ellia entertained her Tues
day evening. Mrs. Dr. Cameron
gave a party in her honor last even
ingand this nftemocn Mrs. Jack Sia •
mon will give a reception at which
Mrs Ogburn will be the gnest of hon
Notice to Voters
Notice is hereby given that a mass
convention of voters of the city of
Wenatchee will be held at the Wenat
chee theatre on the evening of Thurs
day, November 23, 1905, for the pur
pose of nominating city officers for
the ensuing year as follows: One
councilman-at-large for one year,
three councilman for two years, one
councilman to fill unexpired term of
U. G. Pogue, mayor, clerk, treasurer,
city attorney, health officer. By or
der of the mayor
H. ci UTTLEFIELD.
LITTLE GIRL HEIR
NEW YORK, Nov. 83 —Just like
other girls of her age, simple, heal
thy, hapny and interested in the teem
ing lile around her with the fresh in
terest ot an unspoiled child, is little
Marjorie Carnecgie. daughter and only
child of Andrew Caineeie, the steel
magnate, who, next to John D. Rock
efeller. is the richest man in Ameiica.
Just like other girls save that some
day she will inherit one of the biggest
fortuues in the world. That fortune
will be at least $100,000,000. It may
be as high as $500,000,000. although
at the rate her library loving fattier
has been giving away his money dur
ing the last ten years, it is hardly like
ly that he will iiave half a billion
left when tbe time comes for little
Miss Marjorie to inherit.
When the little giri grows np she
will be tiie richest young woman in
tbe world. She has uncles and aunts
and cousins, but neither brother nor
sister. By her father's will, which
has been made, but the provisions of
wnioh are only partially known, the
hulk cf his vast fortune will be hers.
POSTMASTER CALLS ATTENTION
TO THE U. S. POSTAL LAWS
Ah there has been a number of letter
boxes maliciously torn down along the
Wenatchee free delivery route. Post
master Soheble d»sires to call attention
to the following extract of .he United
States postal laws:
"Larceny from postofhct stations,
street letter boxes, letter boxes or an;
other receptacles established approved
or designated by the postmaster general
for the receipt of mail matter or anj
rural delivery route, star route or any
other mail route or from boxes rented
in postoffioes, or from any public re
oeptacle for mail matter will be re
| garded as of the same effect as larceny
I from a past office proper."
Offers the best values for investment in
in Wenatchee today. If you want a
GOOD THING which will double your
money in a short time look over the
remaining offerings in Peachey Addition.
. . REAL ESTATE AND FINANCIAL. AGENT .. .
Owners Managing Agent for Peachey Addition.
Stock and Fruit Ranch!
159 acres of land, 79 acres of pasture, 80
acres of good plow land, 20 acres in alfalfa,
1000 orchard trees, 500 trees bearing, half
interest in 250 inches of water, half mile to
postoffice, 2 miles to railroad, houses, stable
and cellar. Price $6,000. Investigate at
BOUSQUET & HOLM
DOING WRONG AND
SAYS HE !S SORRY
Submits a List of Remedies for the
Correction of the Abuses Existing
in the Management of Insurance
NEW YORK, Nov. 85$.—Gage E.
Tarbell.J second vice president of tbe
Equitable Lifn Assurance Society
! finished iiis testimony today aud just
I before adjournment submitted a list
!of questions suggestions for the rem
!edy of existing abuses in the manage-
Bent of insuiance companies and for
i legislation designed to give the state
| proper control over the companies and
|ro insuretbe confidence of the policy
holders. Prominent among
| gestious was absolute publicity.
While admitting that wrong had been
ddne by the life insurance officials. Mr.
Tarbell said he had no opoligies to
make for any of them and he hoped
they would be punished.
Just before the recess the fact was
brought out that Mr. Tat hell had taken
out insurance on h is life and on mem
bers of his family and bad received
the agents coramissionon the preu i-
urns as well as the renewal commiss
Mr. Tnrbell was emphatic in de
nouncing the system of rebating by
agents and stated that any agent of the
Equitable who gave rebates to g> t
business was dismissed. When he told
of getting the commissions. Assemtly
man Uoz asked if that was not rebat
ing, and Mr. Tar cell said it was not;
that he thought he was entitled to i t
Mr. Tarbell further said that if he
had done wrong he was sorry, but that
he had acted in good faith.
FINLAND'S GOVERNOR GENERAL
LONDON Nov. 23.—The St. Peter
sburg correspondent of the Daily Tel
egraph says that Emperor Nicholas
has ratified the nomination of Privy
Councillor Gerard as governor-general
of Finland, ad ling that the selection
will be most acceptable to the Finnish
TWO STATES WILL BUILD ROAD
CHEYENNE, Nov. -,'3 —In an speech
at an industrial dinner here last even
ing Senator F. E. Wa-reu declared it
was time for the Colorado Southern
railroad to extend its line through
Wyoming to Montana or Canada, and
that if it did not intend to do so the
states of Wyoming and Colorado would
buy up the road and build the ex tens -
FIVE CENTS PER COPY.
OF THE POWERS
It Is Now Admitted on '.il Sides That
Blockade of the Turkish Forts by
the Powers Will Be Begun at Once
Unless Sultan Backs Down.
CONSTANTINOPLE, Nov. 23.— T'.e
sultan has absolutely rejected all of
tbe proposals of the powers, and last
night, at the conclusion of a meetiag
of the council of ministers, he so not
ified the Austrian ambassador, through
whom the demands were presented.
Tne porte further intimated that the
agreement unrier which foreign civil
agents had been superintending Maced
onian reformsonly covered a period of
two years, and was not a permanent
arrangement, aud iiad been claimed by
the Austrian and Italian governments.
it is now admitted on all sides that the
blockade of Turkish ports by the pow
ers will be begun at once.
ALICE ROOSEVELT IS ILL
HARTFORD. CONN.. Nov. 28.—
i Telegrams which are being sent several
times a day from Farmington, Coun.,
to President Roosevelt concerning tiie
condition of his daughter, Miss A tire,
who is at the home of her aunt, Mrs.
'W. P. Cowles, indicate that thefamilv
is worriel over her condition. No in
formation is furnished at tbe Cowles
i residence as to Mis 3 Roosevelt's exact
condition, tiie only reply to questions
I being that she , has been in bed for
three days and is "resting up."
| MUs Roosevelt- has not been well
siuce returning tiom her jc-" r uey
to the orient.
TWO MILLION CHILDREN
SHOULD BE IN SCHOOL
NEW YORK, Nov. 23. —Atlanta.
Ga., has been chosen as the southern
head quarters of the national child
labor committee. Ciiarlott**, N. C.,
h-\s been th» southern headquarters of
tnis committee up to the present time.
The new office will be in charge of
Dr. A. J. jMcKelwav assistant sec
retary of.the national committee. In
their report the trustees say: "At
least two million oh ildran under six
teen years of age in the United States
are employed for wages, most of whom
ought to be iv school. Child labor
laws lack uniformityin different states,
and many of them are only ornde be
ginnings at legislation; nearly all are
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