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Nafion-Wide Cleaning Up of Oon
cems Using the Malls to
Many of Those In Custody Mem
bers of Prominent Drug
Houses Arrests Cause
Washington, Nov. 20. nation wide,
raifl. involving the arrest practically slm
i Itnncnusty of 173 persons In the principal
eitlts of the country, was made to-day by
postofllco Inspectors and United Stated
marshals upon doctors and drag con
cerns, charged with misuse of tho mails
1o solicit criminal medical prac
tice, or to dlsposo of medicines and In
ternments connected with such practice.
The raid the most extensive and far
re-aching ever made by any department
nf tho government was under the per
sona! direction of Postmaster-Oener.il
Hitchcock and Chief Inspector Robert St.
Sharp of the postoniee department. So
carefully had Its details been guarded
that until the first of the arrests were
iii.mr .ik Ji!ui(iu.iiuiis eariy in ine any,
practically nothing was known of the
government's contemplated action. "Work
Ins with clock like precision, the in
spection force pprend over 32 States
carried nut the prearranged plans, and,
nt an early hour to-night, the postofllce
depaitment had received word that
practl a'ly all of the designated persons
lind been airested.
Th results of tho crusades are still
' log received to-nlpht by tho Inspectors'
illvl I .ii of the postofflec department In
the form of dozens of telegrams from
various divisional headquarter. In Iso
lated Instances It was found, for various
reasons, to be Impracticable to effect
the arrests, but the suspected persons
against whom warrants have been Is
sued, are under surveillance nnd proba
lilv w'lll bo unable fo escape.
f'lih f Inspector Sharpn ami a largo
p,xvt of his force of SM Inspectors had
lire n engaged for seven months, under
tli onlcis of the postmaster-general, In
woil.aig up tho scores of Individual
i m which arrests were made to
il .Veto of those taken into custody
m ro i -mbers of prominent wholesale
u n ' II drug concerns, or physicians
mi ' rnwii In their own communities.
i i iverninent will prosecute the
c.i ci ;orotisly, according to a state
ment b. Postmastor-Cleneral Hitch
cock to-night.
"The work of the postofflco lnspec
tors to-day is tho culmination of the
crusade instituted more man two years
ago against tho fraudulent and unlaw
f i' use of the malls," said Mr. Hitch
i ock "In that comparatively brief
ti ie we have wiped out of existence
concerns which have mulcted the peo
pie of this country out of more than
SlOOnnOOOO by frauds perpetrated
through the use of the malls and tho
courts have sent many of the promot
ers of tho fraudulent scheires to the
penitentiary where they now are serv
lug time. The wide publicity given
to tho arrests made to-day will do
more to put an end to this particular
nort of criminality than any ntimbor
of practically unknown prosecutions
of widely separated cases."
nttsbnrg, Pa., Nov. 20. Five arrests
vero mado in connection with the nation
wide raid ordered by Postmaster-General
Hitchcock. Tho persons arrested were
Dr. Anna M. Hill, -Mrs. Jano Holdt, Ma.
ria Louise Traytlo and Dr. Jin Fuey Moy
til" Pittsburg, nnd Hnburt M. Headley,
merchant and postmaster of Pino Bank,
1'a. The first four mentioned gavei ball
of J.'.fOO each.
Helden. Mo., Nov, 30. The arrest here
to-day of Dr. Kdward Andruss In con
nection with the postal department's
crusade against nlleged Illegal modlcal
practices caused a sensation.
Dr. Andruss Is an elder In the rresby
tcrlnn Church, superintendent of the Hun
dav school and a director of the Com-
meiclal club.
Mipremr t.'uurt Will Hear t'ne In
volving the Constitutionality of
Public Service I, bits,
Rutland, Nov. 20. Tho November
term of th.) Vermont Supremo Court
opened at the county court house In
t lis city yesterday morning with
Judge John W. Rowell of Hanlolph,
Judge Loveland Munson of Manches
ter, Judge John H. Watson of Mont
rioller, Judge Seneca Haselton of Bur
Jlngton and Judge George, M. Powers
nf Monisvlllo, tho full bench present
There nrc flvo cases on the trial cal
endar two from Ad.llson county, two
irom Windsor county and ono from
Jiiitlanil county, but they may not all
be tried,
Attorney-General John G. Snrgent
of l.udlow made a motion asking that
n special term of the session of tho
Fupremo court be rnllod early In De
cember to hear tho case of Babro vs.
the RutlanJ Railroad company. The
special term Is called for because of
the Importnnco of tho ciuestlons In
volved In tho case, (lie constitutional
ity of the public s-ervli-e commission
laws In Vermont being In dispute, The
"luestlon Is raised by the Rutland rail
road as tho result of an order by the
commission to establish certain gaten
and flagmen In Alburg. Chief Judge
Rowell Indicated that tho eiieclal hcs
tlon would he held
Some time during Thursday night
uurglats entered the potofflce at He.
dens and evidently got In through the
main door, which was found unlocked
Friday morning. They got only about J
In money and stumps, hut toie open a
largo number of letters which they scat
tered around tho floor. A large number
of burnt matches were found on tho
floor. No trace of the burglars has yet
been found.
Mrs. Charles tl. Cheney and daughter,
..milieu, aie in i si nuiuinu visiting her fold a b-iznr December K-Iotters ad
parents, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Prcvost, - j dressed n.s follows remain unclaimed at
Mr. and Mrs. George R. Stringham and this office: Mrs, Ilattle Oorhatn Mrs. H.
daughter, Sybil, have returned to Wash- i J. Taylor, Mrs. S. .1. Cooper. Mrs. H. F.
IiiBton, I. V., after fvo weeks In this 1 Brydrn, Dick Stewart, ri-orgp Li
viclnlty. Frank S. Havens has returned I mourex. H. A. Spear, FYank Ketlom. Jo
to Proctor.-Mrs. Mary A. llordon or reph Bonard and WHllam P. Johnon.
Plttsford came to town Saturday, culled 1 Monday, marker day. eggs brought ?.S to
here by the serious illness of her sis- : 43 cents and butter 2S to 34.
ter, Mrs. James Hughcs.-Mr. and Mrs. I Ten of the ministers of Addison county
,iruiic v,. unison aro In Knst Middle -
iiury. ueorge Fnsnctt has gone to Han
cock for ii 10 days' visit. Henry Iliyes
has gone to Rutland. The Ladles' Asso
clattiin for Missions rvlll hold a food sale
November 26. Twenty-four now members
were taken Into the Middlebury Orange
at their last regular meeting. Ira H. Ln
Fleur has returned from New York.--
John Ilalnon has returned to his home In
Worcester, Mass., after a few days v.ltli
his mother, Mrs. John Halnon. Dr. and
Mrs. S. S. Eddy have returned from New
York, where tho doctor has been attend-
Ing the railroad surgeons' meeting. Mr.
and Mr. Clarence W. Page have return-
id from Haverhill, Mass., whers they i
have been visiting for two weeks. Mrs, !
D. H. Cockran hns returned from Mont- I
real. The Infant child of Mr. and Mrs.
c-nanes Whltlmore was burled Thursday
nnemoon The Ladies of the Memorial
Baptist Church held a well attended
chicken pie supper In the vestry of the
church Friday evening. Mr. and Mn. Ud
ward Matthews entertained friends
Thursday evening, it being their fifth
wedding anniversary. R. Holmes nf St.
Albans left Friday for Schenectady, .V.
V., where he has a position with the
General Electric company. William V.
Hager of Washington, D. C, Is visiting
his parents. Mr. and Mrs. II. Ilagar.
Mls Ada Zottman, who has been book
keeper at tho R. S. Benedict store for the
past few years, ha resigned and will n
tnrn to Vergennes -.Mrs. Frank E. Ruff
of St. Louis, Mo., Is visiting her sister,
Mrs. O. H. Cushman.
A pretty and quiet wedding Hiok plnca
at St. Mary's Catholic Church Mondiy
morning at eight o'clock when .Miss Leah,
only daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Aleaniler
Helghter of Cornwall, was united In
Montpeller, Nov. 20. It Is understood
that the House committee on ways nnd
means have voted S to 3 against the
Babbitt bill exempting Horn taxation loans
on Vermont real estate at an Interest
rate of 5 per cent, or under. It Is further
reported that the committee have decided
to report favorably a substitute measure
along flat rate lines. There Is some ills
puto whether the House will follow the
recommendation of the committee.
The Babbitt bill passed the Senate some
time ago, was strongly backed as the only
practicable measure to fulllll the taxation
Plank In the party platform. It has been
tho subject of several Important hear
Large Number of Fruit Growers
Gather at Sessions of State
Middlebury, Nov. M.-The morning ses
sion of the Vermont State llortlciiltur.il
meeting was an unusually Interesting
one, with Instructive paperr, In the pres.
enco of a line exhibit and a largo number
of fruit growers and ben keepers. Much
merriment was caused by tho presenta
tion of n bouquet nttached to a tin cm or
corn syrup presented to E. 11. West In
connection with his paper on the us, of
corn ayrup and arsenic as a new orchard
spray. One noteworthy thing In connc
tlou with this meeting was the attend
ance uf people fioin a great distance. Tv. .
hcntlemen traveled over l.MO miles, arriv
ing yesieidnv direct from Chicago fo.
the i. ), iees pun.nse of attending tho ti.
Klons of the meeting.
M lifter
ltepnriril fo Cinmr
Wnrilen for
Itn estimation,
Brnttlehoro, Nov 20. An unforeseen
or unfortunate phase of the law relat
ing to deer which can be shot durlnsr
the open season occurred In this coun
ty Tuesday iittemoon when IJrnest
Reed of New York city, formerly of
Vernon, shot n buck with only one
horn near West Hrattleboro. The In
tention of the net war undoubtedly
simply to eliminate the killing of does
Dill the 1)0 acts uses (he
word I
inoins) instead of horn. Complaints
were mado to Gnm Warden II. J.
Allen who Investigated the mutter mid
reported to State's Attnrnov Prank H.
Barber. The uulmal weighed U'5
I marriage to Hugh Dtilols of Bristol. The
ceremony was performed by Father .1. D.
Shannon, pastor of the church. Miss Etta
I Plssclto was bridesmaid and Victor Bor
, doau was best man. Mr. nnd Mrs. Du-
lols left for a short Wedding trip, after
' which they will make their futuro home
j In Bristol. Tho young couple received a
largo number of presents, from their nu
I merous friends. Frederick A. Hughes,
who was called to town by the seriou.s
J Illness of his mother, hn lotuilicd to his
business In Rochester, N. V., but will
J i-oon to he In town iigaln. The cat-
lle shipment Monday consisted of
inre carloads. Tlie ladles of the
' Methodist
Church are planning to
1 met at the Congregational
Tuesday afternoon to dlscusa general
social and religious conditions in the
county. Prayer was offered by the Rev.
Samuel Rose of Cornwall. Dr. F. D.
Colllnb of Middlebury College opened
the meeting with a paper on the edu
cational condition and needs. After
mentioning some of the defects In tho
present system, he recommended as p.irt
1 of an iidvaneo program along this 'lne
' Increased snlarles for the teachers, a
longer teaching period for each teacher
! In the same school. st.inrtnnlliiHnn nt
the reports for superintendents and an
increase in tho tnx rate for school pur
poses. The Rev. R. G. Woodbrldge of
Vergennes presented the subject of the
social held. Emphasis was laid upon tha
commmilty entci prises as opposed by In
. dividual, using tho public library
moving pictures, lyceuin courses ajid
other civic forces already In the field to
uplift the whole community. Mention
a.s made of the short-sighted policy
on the part of the towns In making
any charge for the use of the town
property for community service. Tho
Rev. A. A. Lancaster of Middlebury pre
sented a paper on the evangelistic field
and its need.'. A moro modern form of
presenting religious truth was reconi
mended. Tho evangelism or the present
day should not be content with results
which awakened the emotions of the
Individual merely, but should see that
the new life of the r'hrlsllun found ex-
pussioii In some permanent form of good
for his fellownien. The next meeting,
win tie uem January li, ms, at which
time the following subjects will be con-i-ldered:
"The Sociological Map of Ail-
(Cnallnued on paice 2.)
Baltimore, Md Nov JO. In piescnt
ing the report of the ily lighting com
mittee or the American Civic associa
tion. Chairman L'lward Hatch, ,Tr, to
day expiessed the hope that there
may be no more fly killing contests.
This sentiment took the assembled
11 v lighters by surprise, wbl. h wns
dissipated, however, when Mr. Hatch
said: "We cannot Insist too much or
too often upon cleanliness as the be.
ginning, middle and en.l of the rtv
fighting campaign 'Swat th- tly' as a
slogan must Kh. ,v t0 Starve tlie
Ily" The latter Is mcue euphonious
and Infinitely more practlcnl."
1-or.don. Nov. ro.-The ,var has shirn-d
'or a time from the Held ot nrnls t0
that of diplomacy. It may bo that the
war Is near to an end. linlpotentlar,.s
for tho belligerent powers will meet to.
moiiow at the village of Mademkeul. a
few miles outMdo the capital, for n pre.
linUnnr- discussion of the tirnu of
A corrc-hpiinclerif fully eon,",rnn lb,
i. liiiuir-iii .-relief-, nif tinirnr of
.Miien, ne say.H, can never r.n'e rIO. hB
mind. As then aiv no mcMlv .irrunac
ments the victims am simply thiown out
to die. Then the dead bodli j aie hastily
covered with n tli'n layer o;' earth
"Thitf g'lnsl'y uioumls," he says. "lit.
ter ilui !mie muntr.v. tlieie Is no etcup.
ing them. But thej.e horrid scenes pule
In algnllloatice as compared wltn th hor
iors of Iladciiikeul, wb're the remnants
of the defeated army finally r.illb-d.
Then- men, who lived fnr 10 d.r ,.,
f.reen corn or scraps of offnl picked up
on the march, yield the greatest number
of victims. I never actually entered the
village of Hadeiulceul, l.r-raiii-o the sinhts
ontcle caused m to tinp my hnr.,e in the
r.pposlto cllrertlon. The valley in which
Hademkeul lies, viewed from the hills,
Is the valley of the shadow of death."
.Montpeller, Nov. W.-The Senate of 1904
hud a leunlon In the Senate chamber
this nvuiilng, II. o, Carpenter of But
land called the gathering to order and
Invited ('. II Slovens, former lieutenant
gcvernoi, to the chair. There were H
iormur senators present with Chaplain
Foreman Walter Karnsworth of Hut
land, the secretary, and II. L, Kkiels,
the present secretary. Afler .i brief
mi-etlnK they adjourned (n the Montpeller
noiife, wnern a banquet was served.
Washington New Voik Sim spi rial
rstlmntes that liepldeiit.cloct AVIIson
will have federal portions to fill nh
.in agtrcgale nary of .(w.d
Enters Police Station with Dyna
mite Enough to Destroy En
tire City Block.
Wears Grotesque Head Covering
and Hand Extends to Fuse
through Hole in Box Re
sembling' Organ.
Loa Angelef. Nov 19 Armed with
an Infernal machine containing enough
dynamite to doitroy an entire city
block, n bottle of nltro glyeerlne nnd
a 45 calibre revolvor, a masked maniac
took possession of th central police
station to-day and held It for more
than an hour, while hundreds of occu
pants of th building and those for
blocks aorund, panle. stricken, nouirht
snfetj in distance.
When Detectives James Holcl:
bttrt.. !..! 1. . .. ...
ltl" limn uneunscious with a
leaibe, -Mlly" after slipping up be.
hiini !, the fuse of hu Infernal
m.ulii, wa aiitomatlcslly fgnlted
but ! ei tivc, Pimuol Jj. Briiwn grab
bed the box, with Its fus sharply
i-plutietlng and hurled It lnio the street.
Sticks if high power dynamite sc.it
teied over the pavement while hundreds
of spectators stood apparently paralyzed
by frigh,-. Through finale of chance
there wn-, t,o explosion, and Brown eon
tinned kicking th sticks of dynamlt
and Jumping on the fuse until h hid
broken the connection and extlngul.-h
the fire.
to a lot 111 the le. ek in r
hospital, to-nlsht the would-be-d, im
mlter, who g.iye bis name E Albert
Henry Davis, s suffering with several
severe .scalp wounds, but tin-
surgeons say his Injuries
ate not
Davis enteied the outer office of Chief
of Police Hebatslan this forenoon. Ills
face and head were completely covered
with a grotesque mask an 1 h carried
In his arms a large box covered y,jtii
inn box was snapped
ihoiiidcr.s and icsemblvd .
iitouie.l bis
small b.it. il
First ii.irtled and n aunis ! by the
srange spe tacle roiiee Serge int 11. ('.
Hllf, who suspected a pr-ictlc.il Joke,
asked the man what he wanted.
"I've got enough dynamite in here to
blow us all Into eternity," he snld, "and
I want you to send for the highest ofll
e!al of th" Southern Pacific iallro.nl"
The masked visitor rested the box on a
filing cabinet and Assistant District At
t( niey It, (i. Graham, who wa.s In the
otll-e started Joking with him.
"This Is no joke," said Davis. "1 mean
business and If you don't believe It try
to lake this uway from me. My hand Is
fnstened In this box and if I pull It out
1 ang we all die."
A hole had been cut In tho box and the
occupants of the room saw for the first
time that the man's left hand wn.s hidden
in the box.
They began to loalh'.o that it was
no Joke. Davis then walked Into the
office of police secretary c. l: Snivelv
whli h opens Into the private office of
ehlef Sebastian and repeated bis Pi
quest that the head official of the
Southern Pacific be summoned. Snlvc
h asked him lr he haj any prefer
ence In the man he desired to blow
up and he icplled that ho only want
ed the head man.
Snlvoly then took down the tel
ihone receher and pretenJed to hole1
i conversation with Paul Shoup, gen
eral manager of the Pacific Llectrie
"Mr Shoup Is hiny hut he will be
here In about 15 minutes" h:,j,j si.lv.-
"Well he'd better hurry,
Davis. "I'm getting nervous.
In the nii'iintlmo Chief Sebasilan, who
had had a brief conversation with the
man and it-allsied that he was In earnest,
oniei.;d the strut roped off for d niook
either way and took tops to have the 10",
prisoners In the city Jit 11 removed. Up.
stairs In the . uildltik iwo Justices were
in sessions and both eo-irt ruoi.in ,-,i-.-
A detect! e passed tin word to Ij-iillK
in Judge Chambers's court, when- a
JapancMi was navln-4 a pi ellmlnni ; e
ainlnat'.on on a murder charge befni. .i
eiottd of his country men i'.'i .jai' rt'
v. hlspeicsl to th Judge.
"Court's .itljoiiriieil .nun j,. (.",, ir
thi court room," orle.-ed the juel
promptly, nnd tlire was a rush for the
Mali-way. A slmllai h i-m was e:iu tad
in .luMlre KrrderleK.io.M's i-o-..ri
There wete not enc-unh patrol v,ag
ons to reiiime tlio pilt-oneis from the
Jal! t the lioyli- Helghia prison ami
two st feet cats were sent for. It was
an orderly proceduie and the prisoners
were soon on their way n the east
side, guarded by the reserves., who had
been called out.
Ambulances removed the patients
from the city emergency hospital just
around the corner Irom th" chief's
office. Tho hospital was crowded with
patients injured In last night's fire
nt the St. Oeorgo Hotel,
lleallzlne the necessity of keeping the
man's attention engaged until the build
ing was cleared and some means devised
for foiling his plans, Hecrctury Snlvely
and the detectives In the room curried on
a conversation with Win.
"Why didn't you go down to the South
tin Paclllc and blow up the man you
wanted'.'" ho was asked.
"Well," he repliod, thoughtfully, "1
thought the pollen could handle It better
and I wanted to do a good Job. i might
1-nvn Mllfd the wrong ones otherwise."
One of the specta-tors attracted to the
scone w.is J. Bandel, a mining man from
Chihuahua, Me!co.
Itnnelel came in ami shook nanus w IH I contained hundreds of articles of Jewelry,
imvls, asking him If It w.is really elyna- silverware, linen nnd -lolhlng iliel ic
mlte In tin- Vox jvolcro and cniUidee. '
Ves and It Is CO per cent, stuff, too,"
declared Davis. He UCted tho cloth covor
of tho box and drew out a stick of
dynamite. Bniidcl bit off .. pM, nnd
tasted it, miner fashion. He knew what
It was, but dissembled In order to gain
"Thnt'n not dynamite," ns said con
temptuously, "somebody cheated you."
"Light It and see," said Davis.
Bjmdcl lighted a. piece of the "irlantl"
with t match. It burned briskly and
those who had hitherto clunr to Iho
Joko Idea made a hasty exit.
After Davit bad held complete pot-!
cession of the imtlnn for nearly an hour I
and a half, a plan was devised by the
detectives to trap him. i
While Secretary sntvely carried cn the
conversation with the maniac. Detective
nusicK npionu rrom uie outer room,
which was at Davis's back, and struck
him on the head with a black Jack
The Infernal machine dropped nnd
DotectJve Brown, who waa at Hoslck'a
elbow, grabbed 1L
Davis reached In his coat rocket
Hoslck hit him again and he
iumniu to the floor uuconsclo'Js. The
bottle of nltro glycerine and ihe re- j
volver were In Davis' Inside coat '
pocket, toward which he had reached.
As Davli had said his left hand ws
attached to th- mechanism of the In
ternal machine and Its withdrawal
Ignited the fuse, but the quick work
Detective Brown prevented the
sparks from r-aehlnit tho explosive.
T V. -, . . . ...
i.iir, .icie amy naif sstlCKS 0
per cent, nnd that thr
to blow up a city block.
wan enough
At the receiving hospital Davis said to-
, inj.;nt iia was born In Germany, was 34
year old and had lived In this cm-n'ry
Jars. He sdmltted that Dsvji
not his right nam.
was i
'in ne stole the dnamlu f r ,m
tne powder houae of a mine or quarry
near Sar. Bernardino several months n.
A San Diego detective ald thet Davis
was In that city et the beginning of the
I. W. W. outbieakn last spring and that
he was rmo of the men driven out of the
city at that time, but the man denied that
lie was affiliated with any such organiza
tion or that ho hud ever byii In San
A local ofucJ.ii of the indnstri'il ork
err of the World said he hsd never seen
fh" man.
Davis apparcntl had Pel n blooding
over the Southern Pa.-llle ahopman's
strike of more than a year ago, but be
denied that he had been employed b' the
The Infernal machine was an Ingenious
contrivance, with n largo number of
springs, and a wire lever attached to the
hammer lork of an old army rifle. Da
vis's hand was nttached to the wire that
led to this hammer lock detonating d
vice. Officers searched Davis' houso to-night
l.nt found no explosives or anything that
resembled Infernal machines. There were
all sorts of contrivances Indicating that
he had given much lime to the study of
.Mmtpeller, Nov. IX The Hon. K. C.
Williams has given definite Intimate lutl
niatlon of his Intention to resign as
chairman of the republican State com
mittee. -Mr. Williams advised bis associates
when they elected him last that he would
resign after the election no matter what
the root: might be.
Last Februarc .Mr. Williams expte.sM-d '
an Intention of leaving the committee,,
but was dissuaded by the congressmen
from Vermont and other b-adliiR republi
cans win ursed him at least to remain
until after the 1!ii; campaign.
Sum. lime next
ship will pass
or fall, first
the Panama
New v.ir);, Nov IP. Hen.-i Voir-!,
"weeping lh'f" and "Fjii;!n." m.iMer of
more than 1.1 ,Tlr' thi'v.!? who stole fot
him, died fiibtluK wi en trap.-)-'. In u
lirwix hotel la't ni-slit. Kvldeneo d-vl.
tpeel tcdrt-. tl:i t be did nut turn hlu 21
ubot automatic pistol on himself after he
had :,l:ot one m.-.n to ilisith and wounded
four others in the pitched battle but with
the w.iii-an who v.as known as his wife
IV.".-. l:ti!.'il lie !vit'...!.i frrnl iU1iMvm' -
1 volcr..
This i.e-.v light on the sensational af-fr-iy
was revealed by flirt Autopsy. Vo-(-.el's
pistol tired only steel Jacketed bul
lets, m a lejd bullet fioir. a police
re- l
voh.i pierced Iho heart of the thief.
another bored th-ouith, lilm directly un
der the len:t and a t'n'r.i shatter.-.l bis
rlr,bt wrist. The woman at first iho.iht
to have l,en killed by Vosel was lu'ieel
by missiles from the eletec'lvo'.s pi'tiv
one through the he-irt and a: ot'.ur
through the neck.
Vogcl, v.'ho had a long criminal re -old
and many aliases hud thoroughly nt
tematlr.ed his oneratlons as a "fml.i"
the detectives Iuve.stlcatlnt the case sav.
Ills :u-rvant-Rltl tools, snld to Lumber
fort or more, wcru movyd ns chej-i
pieces In a game, toir master ciuimig
them to bring their hot to on of sev-
eral "hnmer" he maintained, and then
answer advertlhemwita and obtain new
positions where -.'hey ou'.d gain nitre
Jos. Von iiaszyusky woa Vogel's light
nami', ncroiJbg to police records 3ov
erul times ho "wept hU way out of court"
escaping conviction fur robbery, hence tho
sobrliiiiet of "weeping thief," In one of
his "homes" located to-day, the police
recovered silver, linen and other valu
ables, The iniulo and suit cases ukeu fnm
the hotel loom wheie the shooting took
Dlac last nlubl were otieiied to-dav. Tbev
' "CSOlUtlon in 3enatC to H"
EEtabli31 MM
and new Hampshire
TVTillr lnnMli,i tsHI , 1
uvMM ..u vU!
Amendment That Will Eliru
inatc Tuberculin Test in
Montpeller, Nov. ac Echoes of the
oli feud between Vermont arif. NVw
j Hampshire, whlel: dates back to the
i time when sixteen New Hampshire
, towna came undur Vermont Jurisdic
tion, and '(ir afterward ceded baek,
on recommendation of Allen, to smooth
j the way for the admission of Vermont
.o tne ijnion. were rewakneJ this
morning when Senator Babbitt Intro
duced a Joint resolution providing for
h determination of the boundary be
tween the two States. The rnsoluMou
recites In brief the troubles that hnv
oxisted and the attempt of New llamp
shire to exercise sovereignty over
Vermont territory, and requires the
attorney-general ot the State to insti
tute proceedings In the fnlte 1 States
oun.cn, eourt to d-termlne this
The resolution In full, n., adopted by
the Senate, ,s as tollenvs:
Wherea.s a controversy i.nw exists be
tween this State and the State of New
Hampshire- as to the location of the
boundary between the two Stat-s, this
State of Vermont claiming that the
boundary was llxed by Congress when
Vermont was admitted Into 'he union in
:71 at the eaMern boundary of the orU
lnal grants of lands on the territory called
the New Hampshire grants and 'he west
ern uourmury or tne original grants, of
lands in the province of New Hampshire,
the same being the thread of the stream
of the Connecticut river, and
Whereas officials acting under and by
the authority of the law's of the Stat"
of New Hampshire hav- recently asserted
and are now asserting a claimed right to
levy and collee-t taxes on lands and prop-
Montiwller, Nov. ?). A resolution
favoring the removal of the seat of gov
ernment from Montpeller to Burlington
Is In process of preparation. This res
olution Is the result of the constantly
Increasing dissatisfaction with the
cramped conditions which obtain In the
present State House. Notwithstanding
the hearings with tegard to f-pace In
the capltol, nothing appears to have
been done and the dissatisfaction seems
constantly on the Increase. Burlington
aeeu-.s to be the flrt choice of a number
of legislators, ?nd unless definite steps
are taken to secure nnre standing room
for Una crowded committees It Is likely
that tho resolution will poll a .surptis
Ingly heavy vote.
Bill Would Take Their Appoint
ment Out- of the He.ntls of
Side Judges.
Sfontpeller, Nov. Zi Senator Henry In
troduced this morning a bill providing
for the ulrrllon of llccnro commlssloia-rs
at the artr.u?! town i:iietln Instead of
their appointment by th side Judges as
at pi (sent-
A bill of peculiar intrest is that in-
tiodured by Bcnctor Hat hclder. providing
for the lratifer of the property of the
iTetinlliiton Water company to the 1!
lag of Henntngton. and authorizing the
village to accept the same.
The company U owned by Mr rutnam.
an Inventor nnd manufacturer, who hss
acquired a fortune In the town, but whose
halth will not permit him to spend much
nf hl time In Bennington. His property
amounts to millions, end this gift la r
substantial way of expressing his feellnir
t"a:d the town where he baa aeriuirrd it
'I'ho matter of vacation adjournment
' ,vas ompllcated this morning by the
introduction of a resolution by Mr. M?
jt'lll!l of Plymouth, providing that
members shall receive as mileage fifty
. e"ntn a mile one way, to be paid
nt the opening of the session, this to
I cover all mileage for the session. The
'vacation reolutlon with the pending
question of no mileage was ordered to
lie while this Is being considered by
the commute.
Fordham (indents ere to protest
against the university loving Hi ldintlty
by the eoniQlleUtlon wlUi St Frsnci
Navler College,
The nimy's contemplated aviation
rcliool on Governor's Island must watt
for action by Congrcs to provide a
fly MMatefl on ths west side of tho Gou
nectlcut river, and are now thr.atc.'.n
to enforce euch levy of aes upon suet
property by forco and legal proctedlnsi
under the authority of tn0 State of New
Hampshire, to the grout damge ami
loss, of tho citizens of this State, and la
dtflanco of tho Jurisdiction of thl State
long exercised, and
Whereas the government of thla Btat
has heretofore from time to time at
tempted to negotiate with the State of
New Hampshire for the determination and
location of the true boundary line be
tween the two States, but which atlerrpts
have been futile because the State of
New Hampshire has refused so to do.
i Now. tlierefnre. In rtMtr Ilia u
trover.y t-.uiy oo for all iime settled and
the true boundary lino between this Statu
and the State, of New Harrpshire, as fixed
by tho Congress be determined,
Tho attorney-general of the Gtate of
Vermont li hereby authorized and
d'rected to Institute nnd prosecute such
nr-tions and proceedings In the Supreme
'ourt of the United States In tho name
t this State, asalnst the State ot New
Hampshire as may be necessary for the
fttlement nnd dcmarxatlon of suc'i
boundary lines.
The Senate this afternoon wan abi i
I to pa-en the milk Inspection bill, but
.not until an amendnietii had been ad
dei which maken It certain that th-i
tuberculin test 3hall not be applied In
iny examination lequlrej under tho
'ihiec bills were Introduced, on-, by
I Senator Unthev. beltia; Lko a r.ienici"
I he tried 0 iiav passe.! -vhen n the
House four years ago. permitting tl.i
Me of food, tobacco, ulnars and non
intoxlratlm- drlnltrj on Suudny nt aucu
times and un ler audi regulations n-!
the selectmen or mayor i-i.: aldrrm.-.i
shall pre-.seiib.-. I: u lield that under
the pre."e::t lav.- any such libit arn il
legal. The bill (S 2) t prevent the ev.irto.t
of liw.i p-oSlb.'.ir-g niarria. is ;rav!n
a p-jzzi.- to I'.v.ye r.- mj in llr.e with ti e
effort t- uniform ieeitlatic t
among the Slate: . Wh-n first reported ;
v-a? ordre-d to li that the lawyers mig! !
give It further consideration and faun
up this afternoon as a special order. Th
question was raised whether the supreme
court of the T'nited Sta'es had passed
upon a similar law in other States. N
cne seemed to know. .Mr. Bach-Ider saM
there were other matters Involved in tl e
bill which he desired to -on.-!der and on
his request the bill was further ordered
to lie. Th.- important provision of thsi
bill Is thai If persons prohibited from
marrying in this Stale are married else
where, with intent to evade the provisions
of the law, and come to Vermont to re
;!cle, the marriage shall be null and void.
The Senate- was called to order by
the lieutenanf.-govornor anil devotion
al exercises were conducted by the
S. 132 By Mr. Baiber, npproprl.it
Ing $10,000 fnr the Brattloboro T.e
treat. To committee on appropria
tions. .-5. ir,:s By Mr. iMle. relating to ii -juring
or interfering' with propertv
ot telephone, telegraph, electric light
and gas companies. To committee on
Justice and municipal courts.
S. 134 By Mr. Dyer of Addison, pro
ldlntf for monthly payments for mllic
nnd cream. To committee on agricul
ture. K l.i:. By Mr. Henry, relating to li
cense commissioners. (To be elected
In town meeting.) To committee on
S. 136 By Mr. Batchelder, to Incor
porate Henry W. Putnam Memorial
hospital. To committee on Judiciary.
P. 1ST By Mr. Batchelder. to enable
Bennington Water company to donate
Its water works to village of Ben
nington. To committee on Judiciary.
S CS Providing for recovery ot
taxes palJ under protest.
P. 7" To make uniform law ef war-
house receipts.
ft 120 Relating to salaries f f
ficers of penal Institutions.
S. HIT Relating to examination of
Inventories. (As amended.)
ft 114 To expedite the business el
county courts.
B. 47 Relating to the duties ef th
Public Sen-Ice Commission.
(As Amended.)
CJ Providing for publicity of cm
paign expenses.
By Mr. Babbitt, providing for proceed
I n us In supremo court to determine New
Hampshire boundary'.
On motion of Sir, McCuen the Senatft
S 1ft By Mr Blanchard of WincUniv
iclatln? to injuries to gas metres, To
committee en Justlco and municipal
9. 135-By Mr. Barber, .vncndlnr; P. KMi,
P ft. relating to Sabbath breaking iVood,
tobacco nnd cigars and non-lntoxlcatlug
drlnl.s may be rold ot such hours and
i mlrr su.-h requirements as salesmen or
aldermen may prescribe.) To gcraj
a. 140 By Mr. Mower, to penality the
retention from public libraries of looks
or other property after notlro to return
the same. ($10 fine.) To committee on
B. 46 Providing for the Inspection ol
milk and regulating Its sale.
8. 83 To prevent the evasion or lawg
prohibiting marriage.
Ordered to lie and be mado rpeclal or
der for Thursday at eleven o'clock.
S. DS. Relating to payment of check o
Mill nf exchange,
11. 171. Amenfllnc act Incorporating: vlt
lage of North Troy. Ta committee oa
municipal corporations.
H. J Relating to appointments by tu
((-ntlnued pas 4.)

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