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VOL. 11. NO. 284. ENGINE PLUNGES INTO RAGING RIVER Freight Strikes Rocks Near Leaven worth—Engine Goes Into River Carrying Fireman Down Another disaster has been added to the long list of railroad wrecks. One more man is reported dead — but the world wags and trains run just the same. Clyde Cahale, a fireman on the G. N. and living at Leavenworth is be lieved dead, and his body is probably floating down the wild, raging We natchee. A west bound freight three miles beyond Leavenworth struck a "slide" at 10 p. nr., yesterday, derailing the engine and some of rhe cars; the en gine now lies submersed in the We natchee river, and fireman Cahale is missing . That he perished in the river seems the only conclusion. F.nginc Leaps into Haging River. The track at the place of the wreck parallels the river. Engineer McKay saw the obstruc tion and shouted to his fireman to jump. McKay himself jumped, he being on the lanu side of the engine, and escaped in safety. But Cahale, being on the river side, had not time to jump before the monster iron horse crashed into the mass of rock and earth upon the track, and was jhurled hissing and roaring into the raging river at the foot of the em bankment. Cahale went down with his engine. Uncanny Coincident. Two years ago the same engine jumped the track and plunged into the river at the same point, carrying down to death one of the G. N.s beat engineers, McGerty. The similarity of the two disasters is striking. The ENOUGH COAL FOR SEASON Ofticials of Pacific Coast Company Announce There Will Be Plenty Fuel for Use This Tear. While the Pacific Coast company is not receiving the normal output of steam coal from the mines, there has yet been no delay caused to steam ships. Company officials state they will be able to furnish coal to the Nome liners that have not as yet se cured their fuel for the Northern trip. Several tugs were coaled last night and Che Umatilla and Olympia were coaling all day yesterday. Many of the vessels are getting their bun- Contestants-for Jamestown Trip Miss Madge Cushinj*, Wenatchee Miss Mabel Beezeley, Cashmere Miss Anna Bell Amos, Cashmere Miss Mayme Treadwell, Cashmere Miss Annie Davis, Leavenworth Persons with paid in advance subscriptions are entitled to vote in this contest. See coupon in another column. Promenade Concert and Dance—Wenatchee Military Band—Opera House. June 6 body of the dead engineer in the former calamity was found some days later, having floated down the river. Unless Cahale's body is pinned beneath the submerged engine it will probably be found soon, as the wreck occurred at a point on the river three miles above Leavenworth. Lived at Leavenworth. Clyde Cahale was a young man well known in Leavenworth, where he made his home. Two of his broth ers are living at that place. He i 3 said to have been unmarried, and had been in Leavenworth 3 years. Trains Late in Consequence. By reason of the wreck and the blockading of the single track the east bound passenger No. 4 did not reach Wenatchee until 9:30 this morning, being about (5 hours late. The west bound No. 3 lay at Leaven worth until seven o'clock this morn ing, when she proceeded on her way to Seattle, the track being cleared by the wrecking crew from Leaven worth. It is not known if a track walker was employed at the scene of the wreck, or if so, how he happened to miss the slide. If a track walker was employed, however, the theory is that the slide occurred while he was at some other point on his beat, and he had no knowledge of it. This is the third serions wreck within ten days near Wenatchee, the passenger wreck at Downs, the re cent collision near Cascade tunnel, and last night's disaster. ker coal at Tacoma and on the Brit ish side. Practically all the Sound steamers and some of the larger ves sels have been able to get fuel from the Roslyn bunkers at this port. The outlook for domestic fuel this winter is very good. The Pacific Coast company has contracted for the output of the mines in the Rosyln district and will ship about 200 tons into the city daily. C E. Houston, superintendent of coal agencies for the company, speaking of the outlook said yesterday: "I have just com pleted arrangements with the Patrick & McKay Co. for the output of their mines at Roslyn. These mines are only three years old and have been worked but very little on account of the company not being able to get railroad connections. They are lo cated directly west of the mines owned by the Northwestern Improve- WENATCHEE, WASHINGTON, TUESDAY, MAY 4, 1907. ments company and are on the same vein. We will be able to ship 500 tons of coal daily and will increase this to 1,000 tons as soon as possible. Most of this coal will be used in the markets east of the mountains, but we will ship at least 200 tons to this city daily. ' Owing to the Northern Pacific Railroad company' 3 refusing to put a spur to these mines they have nevts* been developed. The first year the mines were opened about 75,000 tons were shipped. This had to be bauled to the railroad about three miles dis tant and it was not found orofltable jto mine. At present the railroad com pany has a track directly to the mines and it will be possible to ship as fast as it is mined. I "The first shipment will be made in about six or eight weeks and will be made regularly thereafter. With the output of these mines and the lo cal mines and with the shipments we have contracted for from Australia, the domestic trade will be well taken care of during the coming season." J. H. Ferryman, agent for the Pacific Coast company, says with this new supply there is no need of the people of Wenatchee and vicinity having any fear for their winter's fuel. Several hundred tons have al ready been stored and new sheds are being built so that 1000 tons or more can be taken care of. ENTIAT FERRY GOES ON SPREE Men and Mutton Threatened With Death in Turbulent Stream— "Ba-Ba" Goes Over. Up-river ferries are out of luck. Last week the Orondo ferry burn ed. Today the Entiat ferry broke loose heavily laden with live sheep, and started on a mad career down stream. zDespite the heroic efforts of the deckhands on the ferry and the pro fuse advice of spectators on shore, nothing could be done to stay the turbulent flight of the boat-load of "Ba-ba's". On they went, the sheep huddled in a frightened group at one end of the. ferry, and the men wondering "whatell." Rescued By Steamer's Crew. Down stream rushed the runaway craft, like a duck onto a dough-pile, speeding around dangerous curves and swerving from side to side of the swiftly flowing river, in and out among threatening logs and floating drift. But help was at hand. The steamer Chelan, rounding a bend on her voyage up stream, sight ed the helpless ferry bearing swiftly down, and stood by to save the men and sheep. Hausers were made ready, the steamer took a course as near to the derelict as possible, and reversing her engines, floated along side and made the runaway fast. The ferry was towed to a point of safety and anchored. Save one panic-stricken ba-ba which lost its sheepish head and jumped overboard, there wer? no mishaps. This same old ram floun dered in the water for several miles, was washed through the tumbling rapids and finally landed safely at a point down stream. Passing of the Pringle, The Pringle is probably done for. Intelligence comes from Rock Is land rapids of wreckage piled on the i ragged rocks jutting from the river jat that point. A fragment of the j steamer's hull protruding from the roaring river is visible from passing trains, and this is believed to be all I that remain? of the old time river | queen. That the Pringle never held | together through the turbulent rap i ids seems certain. Minus her rudder ! and sans a guiding hand she prob jably struck full force on the danger jous shoal rocks, and was soon beat en Ito fragments. j it will be remembered that the I Pringle broke her moorings and ran 'adrift down the Columbia last week, | passing Wenatchee and striking a jpart of the false work under the new 1 bridge here. ODDFELLOWS IN THRONGS I. O. O. F. Crowds Spokane—Big Parade—Five Rebekahs Get Degrees. Special to the Dally World. SPOKANE, June 4, 9 a. m.—3000 Odd Fellows are thronging the streets of Spokane, delegates with badges from almost every town and hamlet in the great state of Wash ington are crowding the city today. East night a monster street parade comprising at least 2500 members of this ancient and popular order, marched through Sprague and River side avenues to Monroe street. From there they took cars to the- Natator ium park, where c eremonies were held, including the conferring of de grees. Following this a big reception was tendered to the three Odd Fellow bodies. The Rebekahs were present also, and conferred degrees on five women. Humps a Bloomin' Bow Wow. At high noon today a tall bicyclist pedaled majesticalry down Wenat-' chee avenue. Xo dismal forebodings of coming calamity marred the even tenor or his way; all was serene— no danger signal flew for him. Ap parently he had an open track, so he took a speedy spurt—and came to grief. A rattled pup from the ru ral parts rushed into the street, and with the sublime stupidity peculiar to country creatures at large in a big city, threw its foolish self beneath the rushing bike. Bystanders assisted the scorcher in collecting his scattered baggag?, and he steamed away at half-speed. The dog was reported at Twisp at 2:37, still going. Have Ih-oppcd Big Wad. $7.")0,000 at one fell swoop! That's scattering the "filthy" about 1* bit. People who claim to know say this is what the Lamb-Davis company has lost during the past few months by reason of the breaking of its log boom in the Wenatchee river, and the consequent escape of much valu able timber. The flood caused by heavy rains broke their Leavenworth dam last fall, and ever since then logs have been getting away and scooting down the boiling Columbia. The Wenat chee river was higher at that time than ever known before at the same season, news dispatches referring to, the flood as "unprecedented." $1,000,000 worth of logs floated away from Leavenworth and down the Wenatchee river. A boom was constructed across the mouth of the Wenatchee, but this one broke re cently, and thousands of logs got away again, some of them striking and carrying away the false work of the new Columbia river bridge at this city. A new boom has been pla f $ across the Wenatchee, and further efforts are being made to save whac remains of the logs. Looked Like Him But Wasn't. Yesterday in front of the Colum bia Valley bank the police accosted a young traveling man from the Sound country, seeking speech with him by reason of his striking resemblance to a fugitive from justice whom they sought. The handsome traveling salesman, prototype of the evil-doer, quickly established his identity, how ever, and sailed serenely away from the ltw's ronvadSiYe clutch. The force got Jig wind and is again observing a'} suspicious char-, acters will ei.se ruff fly. Damfcards Still Here. The two special coaches still stand on the G. X. siding, and the streets of the city warm with Dunkards. The Bapti= Brethren with the j smooth anper lips, hirsute chin j adornment ~ o walking around with jOut their c kties. admiring the burg jand askirc the of land. Th?y ;are being Piloted about by Max Bass, A. B. Pel rs and Gensinger, the Land plan. L this enterprising trio can't induce the visitors to drop their mud ! hooks and stick to the valley, it won't be worth any one's else time 'to coax the Dunkards. On Orondo Avenue Near Wenatchee Aye. I can, for a few days only, sell you a little piece of good business frontage at a price quite a little under the market. Reasonable terms. This is a rare opportunity if you want to get a good piece of business frontage. ARTHUR GUNN Real Cntato Financial Agent $250 Cash Lot 50x200, Level, No Rocks, Mission St. South BOUSQUET & CHRISTENSEN Real Estate Surety Bonds Insurance Choice Orchard Tracts I am going to sell off part of my property, which lies in the noted "Vale of Cashmere" in the choicest part of the Wenatchee valley. I have some property which will make some of the best home lo cations to be found anywhere in the west. This property will be a good proposition either for an investment or for a home. Will Sell in Tracts of 5, 20, 40 or 80 Acres Here is a sample of what I can do for the person wanting a place to live or to make money. 2Q Acres ten of which is bottom land, balance on hillside, part of which can be worked to advantage. Good spring within two hundred yards of building. Good house of four rooms, four miles from town. Good road. I can sell this property to th c man who will look at It. Price $4,500 and not a cent lees. Coma and aae what this proposition is. Wm. Briskey, Cashmere, Wash. RANCH FOR SALE 10 ACRES of fine land at Sunnyslope, all set to trees partly in bearing, all kinds of small fruit. Good house and other buildings. Very best location at Sunnyslope. Water front and good water-right. For short time only $10,000, Easy Terms. Phone 636 er call on M. W. NELSON, Poplar Street Hera is an Opportunity—Don't let it Slip 3 lots in Peachy Addition, on Mission and Clark Streets, 284 feet frontage *4 AAA $1000 cash, balance on terms. 9 ■ OUU RED APPLE REAL ESTATE COMPANY A. J. Liuville C. H. Chapman COLUMBIA VALLEY BANK Capital $100,000 Established 1892 The Old Strong Bank FIVE CENTS PER COPT. Wenatchee, Wash.