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4 11 ... 4' VOL. XXvv;Vv; AMARILLO. TEXAS, TUESDAY, JULY 24, 1906 NO. 59 h . INTER-PlIlAl Representatives From All Over the World Are in Attendance at What Promises to be . ... ,. the Most Important Session Held, RUSSIAN DELEGATES WITHDRAW Premier CarapbellBannerman Welcomed Them and Paid Tribute to Emperor Nicholas, SinK That. Although Dissolved Russian Parliament Would Again Exist. London, July 23. Th fusion of the Interparliamentary union is be in hld In tha royal gallery of the houe of lords. Delegates from ev ery rlvlilwcl nation are In attend ance. The American delegates, head ad by Congressman Bart hold t. of St. Lout, held a meeting immediately preceding the. opening of the. cn frsp, for the purpose, of definitely agrteing on a program, an it Is ex pected that the representatives of the t'nlted States will take a promi nent rlaee In thn deliberations. Tho opening session of the congress was devoted to the dlaruislon of prelimi nary work, and the real work of t h delegate will not begin until to morrow, when the president, and vice pri'sidrinta will be decided on. .fne of the most important, matters to come before the. congress In tho uport. of committee appointed at n nesslnn hdd at. Hruss-.ls last fur to consider tho establishment, 6f an International congress wllh at leabt advisory powers, and which mittht, in time, become vested with actual n uthorjlty. Credit for stiggest Ing this idea Ik due to Congressman Bartholdt. chairman of tho( Ameri can delegation. The committee. Is composed of some of Europe's most distlngulbhtid statesmen, Including Lord Weardale, who was recently elevated to tho peerage because of bis valuable services to his country. U If thought that a favorablo report will ho made, and that the Interna tional congress will soon becomo a real! tod fart. Other matters which will eomo up for consideration are the drafting of n standard treaty of arbitration and other questions to he submitted to The Hague tribunal. Various entertainments have been UPRISING IN RUSSIA. nijsclyiinn of Russian Douim Um Rpvnll, Martial Law Exists. ( Ajson.-itfd Pro:,'-,.) : i fViei-ubiirt. .1 I V ''' p in The ininv il mini. iter: hue ier ommend-'d tnat i n-. rmprmi - - a uKa e pi 'I r ' r: i i n p, t lt pne or an upper bou ( -rum' -tl, mi in -. p,u liammt. aranged tor by the t'.ntl..h member.!, including a reception by the king at Windsor ra.tle, and a liiiuTicl. at Crystal pala. Many prominent. Fiurnpoan st,v-5-mn art' present at the enngrcs;:, in cluding Marquis r.indolphi of Italy, II. ItorM of Norway, Mh roll d'lls touinellen do Constant of France, Senator Hcnil LaKontalno o( Pel glum, and Count. Albert Apponyl of Hungai". illiilijiw I 'rum t uion. Hardly had Hi conferem c openei this morning whi'ii, amidst, a scene of considerable, ..'xrlleiucnt, h member of-the lower house of lht Hussiau parliament, announced that In) and his colleagues, representing, until yesterday the youngest psiilanviil. In tlio world, would he obliged to witjt draw in consequent.' f Hie disnslu lion of Hie body which lliey (ifllclully were appointed to rep. ., n . The delegates cheoivd to I he Kus slan representatives to I lie echo. Pre inier Cnniplell Hannorinuii, in a spvch, greeted them, and also paid tribute to Emperor Nicholas. It could be thought, he said, that the Russian parliament, all bough dis solved, was sure to coino into exist cinco again. Then, in a sudden excess of vn thuslasm, ho shouted: "The Russian parliament Is dead; long live tho Russian parliament. " Delegates rose to their ftvt, amid a storm of cheering, which lasted several inlu u tea. In conclusion the premier said that at tho next peaco conference at The Hague a general act would be drawn up for tho submission of all questions of dispute without, restric tions to Tho Hague tribunal, for the universal good of humanity. '.I rotr r;.bii eg, .lulv '.'". Tho env- ernuien' h midnight, roi rtvtai. in ciu. nlung Hie parlianvint , and lh: ap point ment of a new premier, Is al i.iH'ly havlnr; the effect of uniting all of the discordant dementi of oppo sition Already a clear i sistancn Is being made. A' cording lo advices trom ibore, memher. of the purlin, uiept who (led to Finland Intend lo defy ilieir r.ovorelEii. They are ir tnally rofiiftng to i r-rni.o I bo e i tf o of di r-olution. tlne- boins' ;,er--irtn whs held l-v.t night In lh-' ftinlns room of a hotel, at which all the fornidiitier, of a ropi'm' t.ca;.ion v.5ie ob.servod. I he leaders and all -"iip . at s-olid. annnnted r.ot-lv by .itdet'-'rmination to w'nk all their po litical difference:; ami lo pre;. cut, a .olid front againM. Hie nation atid Hi'i government in the pi A...'nt cii;,ir;. Only about Ufin mcml'cr:; wero pres ent, however. Countrle:; f tln Interior r.-porl that a foi mental ion in the cities has already heeun. renewal of lh :tril,ef; in Poland and the souili, anil r-omo tloting is reported from Khar- lioff. 'roni ovi-i'v iliri'itlon (hero come reports that an era of retires lion ban been Inaugurated, iuclini ini; (onllscalion of all Hie radlca newsnaiiiu's and Ihe wholesale alli'st of political and iwoliiiionniy sus irili, Theto is every indication that the most serious oullneaKs will oc cur in tho ciiies of Southern liussia, and that an uprising of pe:o-anls will begin in the Volga region and In the la mill" si rieken central provinces. A ceneial f"ai' is expressed by Ihe li: T.ilri lliai I MV hiilliary " 11 sit round and capture inonibers al. VI boig, on the ground that II. is a rev oluiiunary iwsenibly. Ominous fore bodings of Hie coining storm tire ap parent on every band. I'airols are being reinforced, and excited groups are seen discussing the situation on every corner. 0 nasionally gendarmes with drawn swords pass by escort-' iilg little bauds of n crested persons lo prison. Tib; railroads leading out. of the city have been plncwt under niarllal 'law. Willi the regular gar rison there are now morn (ban GO, ii(M) troops massed In (lie city. Proc lamations prohibiting meetings, both public; tinrt private, and tho raising ot flags and singing lu the. streets, and ordering nil to aid the police In main taining order, have been posted throughout, tho city. Newspapers are being strongly censored. r ' i hi -m -i I 3 Almost Succunite lo Heart Faiiiire-Vas Called "The ?m of Wail Street." ( Aicocutcd rrcs? ) New York, July 2,1 Russell ,;.age died suddenly ye:.terday at hta conn Iry homo, Lawrencp, l,ou' Island. The iininertlale caut'e of hlf death wars hvart failure, ler-ulling Irntu a roniplication of disease:, lii'ld'til to old age, He ):i known H Ihe yeleian financier, and would have celebrated hit POth birthday Aurint I. Mis d'Mth Is probably a : mail fai tor in today's stock, market, y,Mrii opii. d heavy. The Russian douiiM. r,w'i'-en ally conversant' with die aft'an" of th late Mr. Si?;e, t-tid thai be bad roninaralivdy little money oul on loans, and that the 'bath of tv rlnani Ier would hardly di.turb Hie lo cal financial condition;;. Iitrl ting tho Territory. (Special, to Dally Panhandle.) Washington. July 23. Tho board engaged in districting Indian Ter ritory preparatory to the constitu tional convention, has Issued a state ment through Vs chairman that ses sions will bo held In Muskogee for five days, beginning Tuesday. Hearings will be granted to repre sentatives qf political parties, cities, commuuitlea and proposed districts for the discussion of tho work of ap portionment. It is thought tho work of thfl board will bo completed by 'August 115, and that tho election of delegates to the constitutional con vention will take place on November 6. Another Important evenl in the territories next woek will be the clos ing of the rolls of the five civilized tribes, as provided for by congress. The closing will be final, and strenu ous efforts are, living made to get the nanv,s of all members on the rolls within tho time limit. Tho num ber of Indians entitled to allotment Is very nearly 100,000. Many of these will recvlve money, ns them la not enough land to go around. nu'-.:,e)l S'HCe, tho neat financier, w"ho died yesterday In bit Long I si and home, was a character without a parallel. Tneie have been many rb-li men who have ln:lutncei ihe world more than did Kns.el.l Sage, and there have, been roiee men who have attracted attention by (heir meteoric careers, but of tho rich men who have been content lo an annulate wealth for itself alone, there have been none lo equal this Nvw York slink broker. Ite.aii Life n Cleik. Horn of poor New Fimlfcud par ents, and with the most, limited op portimitie. Mr. ting.v came lo New York as a dork. llin wages were small, but. hbi expenses were always smaller. Tlio comp.'iati e pnierly of liN New Iviglnnd boyhood, and Ihe pinching vconoiiiies of his young manhood fastened themselves upon Sago as tho stronwosl habits of his life. Instead of hoarding his sav ings, however, young Sage began In vesting lh-.Mii, and It was in this choice of Invest mvnts that, he dis played the genius that, mud him later the wealthiest speculator In New York. FIRST NATIONAL BANK Or AHARUXO. TEXAS. RESOURCES LIABILITIES ean and Discount - $46,105 79! Capital Stock - - $200,000.00 Pnd and Rl Etat - -SO.OOn.oo! G,)rph and Undivided Proflti 106,052.73 Redemption VunH - 1 0.000.00, - . ... nnnnoA,n Cash and Fx. 343.02fi 2.'. ) Demand Loan 583,377.5 1 I Tot si - . $1,483087.8.' r26.95Ss6 nn-ititt. Total $1.43.057.35 W. H. Fuqua, President. Chni J. H. Lowndes Cashier. J. S. Chesnutt, Asst Cashier, W. A. Smith, Asst Cashier. lie I in largely In tenement, houses and residence pioprty of the very poor.. His Interest, however, unlike .laeoli rtiis and some othr ten einent owners, was nol for tho nil piovi ns iil, b" might, make. but. for ib, money he tnialit collect front the dwellers In these wretched buildings. Attempted AsMiNsiiiiii nn. In addition lo his gra ping hah Its, he refused to take lutein;, t In public oiks, chantte;., etc. It. was a;y to arouse preiidlce;i alnr-t rik h a man. mid Rui.sdl Sage came In for a great deal of sensational abu.je. About tlfte.-ii ;, ear;, ar,o. dur ing a teniporar-v panic In New York, a man attempted lo blow up Jace'R oflii-e with a'honib. '1 h-.i man, whor.e iih niitv wa., never wholly discovered, was himself kille.l. an I Hie financier ('si apt d Injuri. ;''lin e that time Mr. Sage has hrvn extremely careful in admit I ing i iters to his ot'ice. No lillMM'is fee Sage. The i ;u itu; habil woih 'uliii ainount. ed to a uiania Mai titoi ies, fact and lictii, v.ero lol l of hi i uimil llliCllcss to spolid even the thia'lli'st auxiiiiil. lie ni'ver tool, a vacation, but day after day, Kept al. his work, lie disclaimed being a speculator, but called himself an "operalor." His judgment on slock conditions amounted almost lo second right, lie never, howevvr. attempted to make large sums by great slroke.t, but. con tented liiiuself with scalping out comparatively small prolits, and nev er linpairii.g bis credit. Us Wcallti. He had no intimate fii-nds, and not even his clerks know Ills real wealth, lie had no pot charities to devdope, and his wealth will go to few remaining- relatives. Some of these are In extremely poor circum stances, but havo heretofore, receiv ed scant help or non.i from their weall hy kinsman. Amarilio Bank i and Trust Co. I Amsiillo, Texas ; Paid Up Capital, S50.000 Banking Departmsnt Ample capital. Reliable and prompt tervlce. No account too small. None too Urge. Interest paid on time deposits. Trust Department Malte your will and'tume this company a jour executor. It is better to leave your buBiness in the hands of an in stitution that will not die, nor abscond, nor resign. Leave oiir will in our vault for safe kenping, Consult us confidentially about this important matter. VsluaMe pspers kept for yon free. (1 J. C Paul, Trett, Ray. Wheatlcy, Cashier. Aiery furner, V. Tres. Cltas. A. Fitk, Jr. Seo'y. r Points About 5ve -SVftdfvc 5Va Stow 9 ' TOM L MILLER, Saves rtinniug lo and fro from a hot stove, and prevents the working in a stifling room. All the heal is concentrated on ironing surface where it is want ed. An even temperature is always maintained, thus giving perfect results. Cool, clean, safe and cost hut little. Phone 20 will tell you about it. Electrician, Vlborff. July 23. 2: 10 p. m. The governor of Viborg has just ar rived mid announced that. It hasieen ordered by the governor Roneral of Finland to Immediately dose the meeting of the members or parlia ment, and to use Ihe military force, if necessary to dispose of them. Proc lamations have been Issued by tho members of parliament containing a protest against, the illegal dissolution of the parliament, unci an appeal to Ihe people to refme to paf taxes or receive tho army, or to recognize In nny way the Issue of a government loan. The address iiniottnls' to an apponl to the nation to seize that, lib erty which thegoveriiinetit has denied them. Tho manifesto was uol. adopt ed without ti struggle, a. strong fac tion having striven to check tho im pel uoslty of the radicals. Thv radi cals Insist thai members of the par liament should placo themselves nt. the head of tho revolution, it ml. if neccssnry. they should die In slht of tho people. At ihe last monienl the constitu tion democrats, under the Influence of a threat, of martini law, swung Into line villi ihe radicajht and tho address lo the country wits adopted wllh practical unanimity. The Poles will udopl a separate statement. The former members of tho piirlla'iiivnl. (hen adjourned, I'eull.liiR I ho hope lessness of refusing' In rcipgnl.n the cdht. of dissolution In I I'm face of thn bayonets of the governpieiil. SPRINGFIELD LYNCHERS Twenty-Two Indictments Returned and Five Hundred Witnesses Subpoencd, (Special to Dally Panhandle.). Springfield, Mo.. .Inly 23.--Tlm Greene county criminal court, which convened hero today, will be the most Important session of that tribu nal held in many years, owing to the trial of the alleged members pf a mob which liangvd unci burned three negroes in this city last April. The special gn.nd jury called to investl gale the affair returned twenty-two indictments, all but two of which are for first degree minder. Only three of tho cases ate docketed for this term of court - "Doss t.al braith and .1. Hill Clooch, who hi'ij charged wllh first degree murder for alleged complicity In the lynching, and. Marry llaeckcr, charged with perjury before the special grand Jury, being tlio defendants. !noi li and (ialbiailh aro blacksmiths, and are now frco under bonds of $7,U(H) each. It Is believed that a K'st. cuso will he mado against Hooch, and, In the event, of a conviction being se cured, Ihe prosecution of tho other men Indicted will continue. Prosecuting Attorney Koscoo Pat terson ban Issued subpoenas for over .".0(1 witnesses to appear at. this term of court, and testify against Hie men indicted In connection villi the lynching. It, Is not believed thai any judicial clemency will be shown tho accused men In case of it conviction, as Judge A. V. Lincoln, who Is presiding over tho criminal- court, has more than one.) expressed his olm lal detestation of the cilnie wllh whldi they are charged. In addressing the special grand Jury called to Investigate Hi.' lynching, .ludgo Lincoln said: OifOil anlt of Commerce of Amarilio. a B Absolute Safety Liberal Treatment "AH persons and their alders and abettors who' were engag-cd In this shameful otitrago are, In tho 'eyes of tlio law, guilty of first degteo mur der. You aro oxpycted to do your duty without fear or favor, let, tho lash fall where It will. The path, of safely lies In the most rigorous Inves tigation and the most vigorous pros ecution. The deeds enacted by tho mob haw turned back tho dial of progress." Tim lynching of tho, three negroes, t'oker, .Duncan and Allen, who worn alleged to have been Impllcutod in an nsH.'iult, occurred on Iho night of April I I, this year. A mob of sever al hundred men overpowered the of Ihors at the county Jail, carried tho screaming negroes to the public square, and hung I hem to a statue of Ihe Uoddess of Liberty, Later the bodies worn taken down and burned In a great, bonfire, which lighted up tho business section of (Ik- I own. The Sunday following was a day of wild cMlietiienl. and u race war was averted only hy tho arrival of stale troops. The negroes thirsted for revenge, and on Monday nlghl. following Ihe lynching two blacks made an al lack upon Leslio Peters, a Iti-year-old whilo boy, who wan nc couipaiiving his sweetheart homo. Out' of tho nejo-ois was shot, and kill ed by Peters, who was presented with a purse of several hnndivd dol lars by the busine-is men of the city us a reward for his bravery. The lynching nud snbseiiieiil Hon worn the cause of nun h cunimenl. ihrotighoul Hie count rj, and tho o cllemetil h. re did not. wholly subside for weeks after the Iragedy. The stale and county olliclals, led by Attorney tlencral lladley, have made (l. ieriiilneil efforts lo discov er and punish Ihe guil'y parties, and the outi otiio i.i nwallcd with wide spread Interest. Exceptional service in every department of banking Is offered patrons of this bank. Capital $75,000. J. L. SMITH, Pres't. M. G. NOBLES, Vice Pres't. B. C. D. BYNUM' Cashier. HAS NO CHARTER. Rock Island Construction Company Operates In State Without Authority. (Special to Dally Panhandle.) Austin, July 23. Some weeks hro complaint wus niado to tho nttorncy general that the Itock Island Con struction company, a corporation In corporated tinder tho Oklahoma laws, was rngagod In the work of construc tion of tho Texas, New Mexico &, Ps ellle railway, which was recently In corporated, h lino running from Mc Kinney into New Mexico. Investiga tion in tho office) of tho secretary of slato showed that the construction company above mentioned had neith er a Texas charter nor a permit, lo do business in Texas, and luvusllgatlon at McKlnney by Klrsl. Assistant At torney tieneial W. 10. Hawkins, dis closed the fact that tho company had actually begun the- work of constructing tho iiliovc-nientioned lino of riillway, and was stlll-cngagcd In thai work, under contract with said railway company. Chapter Ha of the general laws of TVxas, IHiKI, provides: "That no corporation exiept one chartered under the laws of the slate of Texas shall bo authorized or per mitted to construct, build, operate, aiiulre. own or maintain any rail way within this stair'." ' The attorney general held that this law prohibits, a foreign corporation from i onsi ritcting a railway, in Tex- hs, even under a contract with a Tex as rsllway company, nnd accordingly, notified tho officers of tho construc tion company that they would not. be allowed to further prosecute! the work on tho railway until they had taken out a charter under tho Texas laws. Tim construction company imme diately ceusocl operations, filncj then the Kock Island 'Construction com pany, a Texas corporation, harf been organized, and today filed its charier In tho offico ot the secroiary of "stato at Austin. Tho attorney general had been Informed that other construc tion companies Jiud boon engaged In buildins railroads in Texas without havlnn a Texas churler, and Is Inves tigating lite report a with tho view of tiling proceedings In tho courts t compel the observance ol tho above mentioned act ot 1 HO j. fes llk ME 0 a raa AL ESTATE Farms, Ranches and City Property for Sale or Exchange 125 Fifth Street. Russell Building. Phone 76 ' are now permanently loratod In our nw oftico at 123 Fifth street,' where we will bo glad to hava you visit ns. THK P. L. PERSON REAL ESTATR CO. Thong 6 27 53-5D Oklahoma (Vlcbratrs Statehood. ' (Special to Dally Tanhandlo.) Oklahoma City, July 23 Thin Is Statehood day at. Ih Oklahoma City, t'huuiatiuiia, unci hundreds of people, from surrounding cities uro hero t take part In tho celebration, Numer ous decorated carriages and automo. biles will take part In the grand pa rade this afternoon. Concerts will he given hy tho First. Regiment band, ot tho Oklahoma militia, and by thi Oklahoma City band. Senator Dol liver is expected to arvivw thlii after noon and deliver an address, and. other noted speakers will bo prfMOitr, Nearly all stores and offices ia tb city wore closad thtu afternoon. '"VlfMiU"'"'1 MCH '. i-. .