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> Entered at the F'batofTica at CaMweli, Idaho Territory. for TranamUalon mS econd Olaaa Matter. CALDWELL, IDAHO TERRITORY, SATURDAY, APRIL 5, 1884. VOL. I. NO. 17. The Caldwell Tribune la Published Every Saturday at Caldwell, Idaho Territory, BY W. J. CUDDY. OFFICE, 509 MARKET AVENUE. SUBSCRIPTION: .$3.00 One Tear. Six Months. Three Months. 1.50 .... 1.00 Single Copy, Ten Cent«, ) Advertising rates given on applica tion. CHARLES l LEE. i Jl.. Tenders his professional services to the cltl sens of Caldwell and Boise valley. * Office at Cox & Martin's drug store. OFFICE HOURS from 9 a. in. till 4 p. m. L.DÀNFORTH, M.D., Physician and Surgeon, Has permanently located In the town of Caldwell, and will attend promptly to all calls, day or night, In his profession. 1 also have a good assortment of drugs and patent ««(Heines at Danielson's store. ) Cnxs. H. Reed, Caldwell, I. T. John M. Limb, Boise City, I.T. ! Lawyers, REAL ESIATF, teem: and Collection Dice. 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Orders by Mail Will Receive Prompt Attention. SATISFACTION GUARANTEED. Address, CINCINNATI'S MOB. Cincinnati, March 24.—Wm. Berner, on trial for tbe murder of Wm. H. Kirk, was this morning convicted of man slaughter. The verdict was declared privately, by the judge who tried the case, to be an outrage, and the jury, alter leaving the court-room, were hooted at by the crowd, with sugges tions that they should be hanged. Kirk was killed in his stable by a blow from a hammer and robbed of about $100 in money. He was put into a wagon and hauled off toward Cum minsville and dumped into Mill creek, where the body was found two days later. Jje Palmer and Wm. Berner confessed that they did the murder and robbery. Oa the trial Berner testified that Palmer did the actual murder, while he only looked on and got a share of tbe money. The verdict is univers ally condemned. ATTACKING THE JAIL. Cincinnati, March 28 - The excite ment over tbe Berner case is growing. Wm. Berner was quietly brought be fore Judge Mathews at 2 o'clock this sf temoon and sentenced to the peniten tiary for twenty years, the full limit of the law. Probably he will be taken to Columbus by the first train. Ten thousand people gathered at the Music Hall in response to a call by re putable cit;/ms to take action on the Berner verdict Many could not get in. Strong resolutions were adopted con demning the verdict, and ccmaictees on legislation wire appointed. Upon af) j mrnment a vast crowd moved oi rectly to tbe jail where they began an attack on the front door. At 9:10 the riot alarm was sounded summoning the entire police force to the jail. Vast, crov ds of people are gathering to that vicinity. Berner was removed after his sentence this afternoou, and is now on his way to Columbus, but if the mob gets in tbe other murderers will be lynched. The police upon arriving in the Vicinity of the jail commanded the crowd to move. Not being obeyed they fired, but no one was hurt; it is pre sumed the police fired in the air. It is said that was the intention cf the po lice, they being deeply in sympathy with the movement to condemn tbe out rageous Berner verdict. A shot or two was fired from the jail, but the orowd refused to move. They have a good leader, and at 10 p. m. were still at work at the jail door. THE MOB GAINS ENTRANCE. At 11 p. m. the report from the jail is that the crowd has got inside. They had previously broken into a black ... r . J . . . „ , „ __ . smith shop and had taken all the need ed tools they could fied. There wasdif liculty in getting information about the movements, because the streets all , . . j . around the court-house and jail are jammed. The reporter of tho Associ ate I'ross says, at 11 p. m. from a stone wall ol the J.U j.rd h. . crowd of men inside the jail, but they had not yet reached the cell room, They were well supplied with tools, and were at work at the doors It was and were at work at the doors. It was possible they would have to go through a stone wall, which would bo easy, os there is apparently no resistance to the mob, „,1 » U,. oiker hand no .lol.nc bu been offered U» person* by th.mob. except that Adam Maegloy, one of the policemen in the patrol wagon, was .truck with e br.i .nd h.rt, This act was promptly condemned by the mob, and now the patrol wagons are standing in front of the rounded by people. Tho militia has . : ' : . l . i t been ordered out, but large numbers have failed to appear, and there is a general disposition as far at can be seen not to interfere with the mob. ,1 . . * , . Nothing yet is heard from Sheriff Hawkins, who is inside the court house, and can't be reached. THF militia pa i Lyn our 11:30 o'clock p. m.— The First Regi mentef the Ohio National Guard have I«» >■» I-«- >■*«■« marched through tbe front entrance of the court house, thence through a tun nel into the jail, where the mob is th hT in fh It T:~ t0be r D whether they will do anything to frus träte the purpose of the mob. The po ice in the jail arrested some of the first members of the mob that entered, but this soon became impracticable, and jthe police refrained from using their pistols. It wss repor e 1 that Berner, J . . j efter sentence, was disguised and placed in a buggy with Deputy Sheriff Dominic Devoto and driven to Lin wood, where they got aboard an accommoda Aij oo. t , .a Uontrai11 and went to Loveland to await the arrival of Deputy J. Moses with the necessary papers for - commit tal to the penitentiary. A* it became known that Berner was at Loveland, a crowd gathered, and when the train with Moses, Devoto and Berner on board came in, it made a rush for Bet ner. Ha ran through the car aid es caped, and is still at larg . FATALLY SHOT. Midnight—About thirty shots with muskets were tired by the militia for the purpose of scaring the mob. The result was glancing balls struck at least four persons, inflicting injuries which may be fatal in one or two cases. I*o lioeman Nunn and private Cook are the worst hurt. The latter is shot in the breast. The volley seem to have checked the movement it the mob, though they have not yet dispersed from about the jail. There does not seem to be any doubt that these wounds were inflicted by the guns of the solders. The mob made no effort to shoot as far as known. 12:110 a. m—T he fire engines res S ouded to the alarm, but after much ifliculty ia getting near; it proved to be a false alarm. It was occasioned by a bonfire. The jail building is mainly of stone and iron, and it would bo difficult to fire it from without. It now appears there was an actual conflict between the mob and the military, although it is still most likely that the wounds of the police and military wore inflicted by the fire of the latter when the inner door between the reception room and cell room was broken down. The mili tary fired on the mob at this place and Law Kent, a laborer and member of the mob, was shot and killed. This seem ed to break the nub's epi -it, though they c i i not retire hastily. A number of were by at the soldiers and police, but generally there was not much bitterness of feel ing displayed on either sid'. The greatly superior strength of the cl deni ers of the jail over the unanned and impromptu mob was so manilest when the former opened lire, that it would have been utter folly to make any fur ther effort. Some twenty-five or thirty men were arrested in the jail. The jailor's retidance in the jail, which was entered by a portion of the mob, was rudely handled The windows were broken and furniture smashed. From this a number of men made their way to the kitchen, and thence to the lower corridor. Alter the relinquishment of the main effort to get at tno prisoners, the mob lingered outside, throwing stones at the windows. At 1:10 a. m. news jnst comes from the jail that the mob was not defeated yet. They have broken into the armory ef the Veteran Regiment and taken guns. More fir ing has been done at the jail. THE MOB USES A CANNON. 2:15 a. m.—Newton Cobb, of Man chester, was shot jn the shoulder by a soldier through tbe jail window. Cobb was a bystander on the sidewalx. The crowd claim tbe soldier's firing was un necessary upon outstdeis who wore merely lookers-on. Oa the other hard, the soldiers say they dreaded an effort to burn the place or blow it up by rol ling coal oil barrela into the basement, and justify themselves in clearing the tidewalks on that account. It is said that a number of women spectators have been hurt by random shots. The firing of guns is now heard at short intervals. The mob is now looking for ammunition with prospect of success The ï'irst regiment armory has been g' la r ( l B ^ to . r in anticipation of this atlair, but the v eteran regiment 0 f which Sheriff Hawkins is Colonel, did not take tbe same precaution. For the purpose of getting more arms and am fSt the largest in the city. I a a 8 few m?n utos a greatly superior force to tho military will be about the jail, and so rious results must follow. Some are get jj a ,, 6 " " 2:30 a. ra.—The firing by the soldiers from the windows have been terribly do •£»«". Tb. <ollowl..-on.d^ i... Cour. g & W.inut? end ^how^nwr'bv! K. James Green, dying ; Walter E. Jay, dying; James Turk, mortally wounded; fe?' Ä Ä "If ÏÂ £ ere aI1 b, gtftnd ens and Uiere is a growing bitter fooling against the sol the arms ^want from Kiltredge's store in eluding a small cannon. 3 . a. m--Loud reports from the vi oiuity cf the jail indicate either that tfie mob is firing the cannon or that the barrels of coal oil are being exploded. These were rolled into the lower part Q f the jaii some lime age. The mob has organized, and marched up the main, street just now with fife and drum. The firing still continues, w ith a pros pect of a bloody battle. 8:15 a. m.- The firing of the cannon was by the mob, about fitly of whom !far,.s:c=a anv^L ThTpS have trdl of the jail and the greater portion of the mob has dispersed. Itisinought 5L W 8taÄ ,0 memtr1fth; 8 pS wa _ on ig ghot dead p H0W TJJE Mon ^ INT0 TnE JAIL . ClNC|!OUTJt Miroh L ,.j._ 0 a the way to the jaij the mobsecured a long heavy scantling, fcp be used as a battering ra m. ?uey began operations on the , north 8lde d P° r ' and knocked a hole large enough to acmit a man's body, through which the mob crowded thick and fast, and about fifty mounted the stairs. Here they were met by a de P oll ®®. aad lbe 8h ®f i0 ' and were forced buck into the Jail office. By/or this time the mob outside had procured a long heavy board and placing in tho iron railing in front of the jail, pushed it through the window into the second story. With this they broke out the en tire sash and inside shutters, and scrambled into the apartment of Jailor Brady. This successful more encouraged the crowd, whe made a rush for the south door leading to the street from the second story, which is here on a level with the pavement. Tuis soon gave way and the mob went throoghin groat numbers. The SI « iff s f Jtce consisted of thirteen men. When the mob entered these will drew hastily into the jail proper, laatiug between them and the mob the heavy grated iron doors, which separated the don room from the cell room, at the foot of the stairway leading up to the coll room. The reception room was jammed, and the mob kept calling, ''Give ns Berner," "Give us Johnson," a "d so on through the list of murderers confined in the j ail. There seems to be n0 leader. Finally a tall, muscular ne K ro began to give orders, and the mob quickly obeyed. Space was cleared and the plank used as a battering ram was brought to boar against the iron door. Behind the door stood Sheriff Hawkins and bis men with drawn yolvers. The sheriff said calmly that It meant death to enter that d x>r. The crowd wavenda moment and herita ttd Then the colored leader gave the word "Swing the plank." He was instantly obeyed and the gate trembled with the whack. A mighty shout went up- The second stroke from the bat tering r«m made the gate weaken pre oeptibly. The third loosened it bolts re oo This re and it flew open. Sheriff Hawkius had instructed his men not to tire, as he did not wish to lid attempted to address the mob, but they flew by him up the s.it d blood. room. They sought Berner but soon discovered that he was moved. BERNER GONE, BUT OTHER MATERIAL THERE. Then they went to Johnson's cell, one of the murderers of the Ta} lor family, of Avondale. Tbe horrified prisoner suffered more than death as he looked on the determined men outside, with powerful plank brought up to batter down the door of the ctll, but the small space prevented iU use with effect. B jsides the d iputy sheriffs caught hold of the plank and prevented us being used. In the meantime, Chief of Po lice Reilly, hearing tbe men were in the jail, entered through the court house ana through the tunnel from it to the interior of the jail. With this combined force the men were put off the corridors about the cells, and tbe mob seemed to be repulsed. Not a shot was fired up to this line by the forces within the jail. The stairway was again in possession of the sheriff's forces, and à straggle be gan for the iron gate; Tno colon d ring leader was seized by L'ent. Dunn, struck on the head and dragged inside. Then tho gate was closed, several oth ers were arrested about the same time. The battering-ram was broken in two and served as braces for the gate. The mob seemed repulsed and the story went out, spreading through tbe outside crowd only to Inflame them to a more serious effort. Tbe efforts were re doubled at all the entrances, snd the southern gate to the jailyard was brok en diwn. In the meantime Sheriff Hawkins sent an order to Col. Hunt, commanding the First Regiment of the militia, to report to him in the jail with all the men posssble. Only about forty men were on duty, and these went to the jail, passing through the courthouse and tunnel already mentioned. THE EIRST BLOODSHED. „ occurred th« TbÏÏÂ Z' S'tSST.t guarded by officers PhilI Nnnn and Von soldiers approached V u" S Up , hl * ha " d * and «touted, God s sake don t shoot will kill your friends." Without tak in K warning, the command to fire was a w ?? t; rattling through ,""r bu .l" ï""st£, P n"î" "bee b. the .rue of tho bend end several of "j}*"* w . ere shot tbe | r own fill °* ÄÄ-Ä a "lo to destroy the whole bmlding. A ba , 0l 00,1 oil was poured down into Î."® ""L 8 «» 1 on ^" ^rX ca penter'^fho^ ado carpenters snop f. ur " is L| t<1 8omo wood and that also was flr ™'. but "V 16 J" 11 ls mainly of stone th î 8 ,? n was ' *"^5' . ^cn 0B Ä^fhe^ndowTÄ; F* . "muoiy as i ne windows, ana me militia in the meantime,,fired from the wimtows *t the cro wd. Sheriff Haw • 8 ,u . *? °° ntr °f firing by order I" 8 , 1 " ot mor « one man should at a t l ?®'. mrd then only to frighten , bu ' n °* 10 Th® men were uncon rroliaDle and nred at the crowd, doing 8tore and ^ «4 but bv the Le 11118 was done ine crowd had out 80 "jat no further serious attempt —g^wL Ä"' ^ ^ berner s movement^. and^passimiférs^who^ 1 arrived'hm-«? uiid-Sight l!Z7*ht. ^e tae foUo^n account of the mob at Loveland Morrow, and the efforts to get Berner, tne murderer to Coiümbus. Two depu ties with Berner drove from Cincinnati to Lin wood, and there took the accomc dation train to Loveland. This part of the journey was made without accident, Joe Moses was then logo to the Little Miami depot, qnietly board tbe train Columoua, and join tbe two denn ties and Berner at Loveland. When me L-ttJe Miami train polled iato J thinned aû , ive land Berner was placed on the ot r next to the sleeper lx fore the train had come to a lull stop. The two deputies sat near him, but did not have him fas tened to them. Joe Moses sat m the next car in advance. Asthetrain came to a stop, a howling mob of nearly three buudrtd man made a dash for the cars yelling ; "There he is, catch him." borne of the men were marked while a part ci them were not. They climbed mio all the oars, but most of them broke tor the one in which Moses was seated. One of tbe deputies who nad been de tailed with B-rner, sprang from his seat and started tor tbe trout of the oar. The crowd though', it was Berner try ing to escape, aud pouuolng on him boro him to the ground He was choked, beaten and almost killed be fore the mistake was discovered. Ber ner had sprung from bis seat, but in at tampiiug to jump from the platform fell headlong to the ground. It was doubtless this aooideut that prevented the crowd from recognizing him. train boy, who was standing _ platform at the time, says Berner walked around the oar and entered again from the rear. DETERMINER TO HANG HIM. In the meantime the wild mob 1 ad discovered their mistake, even more infuriated than before. Bor wuiked about two-thirds of the way through tbe oar, when one of the depu ties who had seen him jump from ihe train cried: "There be goes now; catch him." Immediately Burner again started on the run aud again Jumped from the traiu, which by this time had started to pull ouilrom the statiou. One of the deputies ran if ter him, while the one who had been mistaken for Berner was still held by the orowd. Joe Moses and a thiid deputy remained 'The on me and wire ner on the train. While the first section of the train, the one that hud been attacked at Love land, pulled into Morrow, another mob was wailing to capture the prisoner, Tbe xnob was composed of 150 or 200 men, only a part of whom Were nitsked. Before the train stopped they climbed on tbe engine aud into the cars ia their eagerness to got possession of the mur derer. Some of the men atteuiptedd to force the engineer to stop the train be fore it got into town, in order that they might swing Bjrner from a bridge neer by. They hunted the baggage, pau ger and sleeping ears, completing ■r search just as the train pu Ilea sen tbe out. LANDED IN THE PENITENTIARY. Columbus, March 29,— Berner was landed in the penitentiary at 8 o'clock to-night, accompanied by a strong guard of specials. He had a most eventful experience in his escapee for the past thirty boors. After leaping from the train last night, he wandered over the country keeping in sight of the railroad. F.ually he rested in a box car on a siding till nearly daylight, when ne broke for the woods, and was overtaken about 10 o'clock by deputies Moses and Devoto who kept up the chase with a buggy. They had diffi culty iu keeping him concealed daring the day, bat finally drove to Foster's Crossing, tbe next station above Love land, where they had arranged to meet some newspaper correspondents. They bad changed Berner's clothes, pat a Derby instead of a soft baton him, and had him so changed that no one reo opniiud him from the descriptions. Tney turned him over to two corree peuients, and then claimed that they had fallen to find him. There was quite a crowd at the plaoe, however, before the train arrived at 4 o'clock, and the people suspecting thim called for Birner, but they got off safely. Berner was at once taken into the closed express car by the journalists and tbe the officers were iu tbe coaches, pre tending tobe en route to the capital for advice and aid. They kept the Governor advised by the conductor sending dis patches fn m every station. The Gov ernor had the train stopped half a mils from the depot, and close by the peni tentiary, when Berner was taken on the run. stations making inquiries, and multi tudes awaited the train in and about the city, but they were given the slip. A detachment of police and a large ber of prison guauUhad been quietly located at the suburoan crossing, where the party alighted. They succeeded in getting there one by one without arous irg suspicion. They met large crowds, however, on the double quick to tbe prison gates. Berner was scared near ly to death. He was the first man that Warden Thomas ever taw that was glad to get t whin d the walls. . He rejoiced when he was inside and wanted to eat and to rest. After he had his sapper he related his trip to every one he met, saying that the mobs were onrs itg and boiling for bis blood. He it T» years old; sentenced to twenty years and expects to outlive it. There were crowds at ail the «um* The Parrot and tho Monkey. An Auburn sort ber to the physician who is a sab telephone "exchange," is fond of queer pets, and keep» 1» his office a monkey and a parrot which are < warn friends. The parrot's cage hangs ■ near the telephone, under which U a., desk. For some time past it has been * noticed that tho bird and beast seemed u deeply interested in the telephone,, hut . no one of Cflpree anticipated that they would got at it, A few day» ago, how ever, the monjfev -'rang up" the oen tral p$oc. When th» housemaid, hearing a noise, came in, the monkey, perched on the desk with the trampet at his ear, was listening with an air of extreme gravity, while the parrot, greatly excited, flew around Us »age an(l at frequent intervals shrieked, "Helljf" "Go to h—Hi" over the trans mitter. It was with' «orne difficulty that the mnoh soanrfy jafl young lady/ at the central office was jjrpught to be lleve the explanation yljjcjj was made]