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EDITION. V«* " ' i -rw LEWISTON EVENING TELLER FEARLESS, BUT ALWAYS FAIR. ^.ETH YEAR-NO. 24S. Wii LEWISTON, IDAHO, WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 17, 1906. PRICE FIVE CENTS. heyihirn FLAYS BRYAN'S PARTY 1 Seaaior Pnnctares Theories Advanced by the Democrats Fôlly of Tariff Tinksring and Govern ment Ownership of «ailroade Is Shown in Their True Light— Gooding's Work Strongly Defended. jjttlonal politics, state politics and »ven local issues were discussed In an rt,, manner last night by United gate* Senator W. B. Heyburn. Com mencing on the open river question „nd gradually leading up to the great issues of the two partie* he held his listeners wrapped In interest for a period of about two hours and a half. Ho n. C. A. Ungenfelter presided at the meeting and Introduced the speak, er. A large audience was present and applause was generous. Heyburn discussed the pet meas ures of the democratic party and by his sound and forceful reasoning as well as his Impressive presentation of the facts with which he was thorough ly familiarly, showed them to be as impractical as the -doctrines that Cleveland heaped upon the people dur ing his administration. Assails Bryan's Platform, in pis handling of Bryan's idea of government ownership of the railroads be was strong. * "Bryan found many Ideas of gov ernment In his trip to th* world," ; .aid the senator. Two tit those wer* r- yepectally commended to his consider ation—tariff reform arid government ownership of railroads" Senator Heyburn handled tariff re ttTpmtnt tarift .VdyeUm^fc' groundwork upon which the American government depends for its great prosperity. He showed that the tar. iff should fas reformed by only people wbo understood what reforms are needed. Senator Heyburn then assailed the question of jgovemfhent ownership. "In the first place, do you realise what it means to hare the taxes the railroads pay every year? If they wen owned by- the • government the state could not tax .them *' The senator then presented the side of purchasing the iwttroads. He show that the assessed valuation of the railroads in the nation were more then twice the national dôbL *t#p and Think What lt Means. He asked if It would be crushing or »busing the great trusts that own the mllroads to pay them this vast sum of money, or to pay them interest on this vast sum for a number of years. "Instead of harming them," he said, "we pour the treasury of the land Into their laps. No; we went the Indi viduals to own the rallroada sind op «ate them with Individual responsi bility, but we want to regulate them »o that they will not oppress the peo ple." Referring to the attacks made 'on Governor Gooding because of Ms ef forts as an administrative officer be •ee that the perpetrators df the Steun enberg assassination are brought to l"*tlee, Senator Heyburn said: ®o**mg's Battle «er Juetiea nJi, hM . b ** n Ch «-«*<1 that Governor ««.din* | 8 attempting to deal unfalr » w *th certain -------whe are ®*der arrest to answer the •order. of It has been alleged that he partJr *° kidnaping theee Men "a bringing them from a neighbor s »täte. No man who knows the act# o r who cares to Investigate cm can for a moment h«Ueve that »rge to be true, because every step f a matter of record." 'The charge that was made before n officer of the law that these men ,Cre Guilty, Is a matter of public rec The governor, under the cir cumstances, and the statutes of Idaho, bfn such a charge is made, connect ! ' w 'lh the charge that these man . av 'f * on ® or are beyond the Juris oicti™ . .----—---- — ---- lMUe<i h '" r <*» ul »> 11 °n tho ntkixx# «w,.n,.*iyg officer of which they on the chief executive officer of 'he slate or country to ,. ave *°ne, or In which they are. and ' n »t officer under the constitution nd the law* is bound to deliver up person charged if the requisition 1. made n » inaae in the manner provided by w - In this case the charge was ">*de under oath before the officer f «gnated by law. The governor i w**^ 1 * 4 ***• manner provided ' rw to Issue a requisition for ' ü** n; th » requisition wM taken to (Continued on Pag* Six.}, ! NARROW ESCAPE FOR THREE Charge of Dynamite Explodes of Frisco Saloon. SAN' FRANCISCO, Oct. 17.—Six women hah a narrow escape from death here early this morning. A "charge of dynamite exploded In the raar of a saloon on Pacific street near Montgomery, blowing the staircase Into kindling wood and wrecking the back of the structure. There Is no clue to the perpetrators. SEWER WORK IS WELL UNDER WAY Force of Fifty Men Bnsy Digging Trenches for Outfall Contractor Clark has a force of 30 men and teams working on the new sewer system. Work was begun near the place where the sewer will empty Into the Snake river on B street. The first section on 100 feet of trench for the main has been dug and a portion of the lateral for First street laid and covered. The trench for the main sewer, where it empties la 18 feet deep, and a cut Is being mad* to that depth large enough for a team and Scraper to pas* through while at work. Pipe Is being hauled from the cars to the place where the sewer Is to be laid. All of the work le under the super-, vision of Engineer Miller. **$■ DENVER, Colo.,'Oct, 17.—The Am erican mining congress today unant mously. adopted -a resolution offered ,by. Governor Pardee- , of California pro vidlng for the esta Wish ment by the general government of a new depart ment to be known as the department of mines and mining, the head of which shall be a member of the president's cabinet. R»"* 1, WILL. ASK FÇR SPECIAL RATES Normal Scheel Want* Water That It May Beautify the Campus. The campus at the Normal is being plowed and harrowed and It Is plan ned to extend the lawn to the front campus during the coming season. President Black will ask for sufficient funds to defray the expense of Im provements and Irrigation. A request will be made for a special water rate to the Institution since the campus will become practically a park tor the city. The matter of chargee for wa ter In the dlflglmt schools of the northwest la now under Investigation so that a comparative basis may be presented with the request far a re duced water rate. WILL SHOUT AGAIN. Jgry Returns Verdict ef Guilty in Case * Against Alleged Rebatere. NTW YORK, Oct. 17.—The Jury In the so-called rebate trial against the New York Central and Frederick Pom eroy reported a verdict of guilty against both defendants. sentence has been deferred pending the filing of motions by the décidants. Visits Schools at Potlatch. After a 40-mile drive from the schools about Forest, Miss Bernice McCoy, the county superintendent, ar ! rived in Lewiston last night, but left — — - * ■ by traln for the Potlatch 1 country, where she wlU inspect the schools there. She expects to return Saturday morning and will be In her r°«ce during the day. t _ Begin Argument* Befer* Jury. LAY, Ohio, Oct 17.—The con argument to, the Jury in the the Standard Oil Co. of OWo alleged conspiracy In : restrain of was begun today. ••<t *• aw — i g ppi - ÜbK : »» v ■ j.,' I I j I , 8ENATOR W. B. HEYBURN, Who ably espoused the principles of t he republican party in an address at the Tempi* theater laet night SEWER CLOGGED - BY ELM RPS The discovery was made yesterday that the roots of the cork-bark ebn trpps on, th «- jkufßfiä- r %Tipke ha* penetrated the efcwer main from the main building and clogged ab«W 1M> feet of pipe with a line meshwork of "rapidly growing rootlets It has been found necessary to clean and relay the pipe end It may be «aa necessary to set the line in cemantwl ^prevent a recurrence of the s to ppage. The sower has been laid five years and Is II feet'below the surface. r Doubeless this is bat the h ot el an -' ner of many similar cases ■■whi c h M«y occur In the parts of the city- whesd shade trees are Toll grown. ' ■ HER DIVORCE TS P08*YWDN«0 French Court Grant* Regt» Count*** Castelli ahe. PARIS, Oct. 17—Hearing on the suit for divorce brought by the Coun tess de Castellalne against her hus band, Count Boni, and the hearing brought by the creditors of both' par ties has been postponed for a fort night, counsel for the countess suc ceeding in having the court agree to decide the hearing on the divorce suit before the creditors' suit. FOUR CREMATED MH TUE RUINS CEL, IN A. Ohio. Oct 17.—Four are reported dead end several others In jured as the result of e gasoline ex plosion in a hardware store at Fort Recovery today. The explosion set fire to the bilMlr^(n which the In jured were Imprisoned under the ruina Their cries for help could be heard by those trying to reach them. NEW RESIDENCE.—J. A. Jacobs Is building a 12-room residence on hie property at the comer of Fifteenth street and Ninth avenue. KING HAS WIFE COOKED AND SERVED AT DINNER MARSEILLES. Oct. 17.—Mall advlcea from Indo-Chlna bring a resolt ing account of the doings of King Thanh-Thal of Anam. After killing one of his wives, he caused her body to be cut to pieces and served for dinner, forcing those about the table to eat under the pela 6f death. Some of the wives were bound and scorched with burning oil and sub jected to other cruelties, while nude women were thrown Into cage* of wild beasts, who devoured them before the- eyes of the king. The French authorities stepped In end the king was adjudged Insane. Th* terror-stricken Inmates of the palace wear then rescued. A majority of the totter women bear marks of revolting' tortures, their faces being slashed and their tongues cut out, while others were suspended by pincers attached to the fleshy parts of their !;g* to increase their agonies. 'SUB TREASURY WASHINGTON. Oet. 17—Officials ef the treasury department have been informed • by T. J. Atkins, assistant treasurer of the United States at 8L Louis, that there is « probable short age in the accounts tn nia ogles to the request amount-of Ml. 00«, and at his thb account* are being checked, god Chi*^ Wilkie of the United Ju beonet Service ha* been sent to Bh Lbuia to determine whe is responsible for the shortage, If the ehertage XotU gjly exista. 'V ,. I ST- LOUIS, Octo. 17—The Repub lic today print* the following: "Three expert accountant* from the treaaiwy > department *t Washington who are counting more than twenty million, dollars in the vaults of the United Stofes gyb-treasury have dis covered a shortage of HLNI." There la a possibility that the short age Is not a bona fide one but Is due to an error In checking. Nine Live* Lest in Bterm. NEW ORLEANS, Oct 17.—Nine Uvea were lost lri a hurrlcan off the coast of Nicaragua. The storm ex tended over an area of several hun dred square mile* COBAN TREASURY FILLED WITH GOLD HAVANA, Oct 17.—Hajor Ladd has reported to Governor Magoon that he ha* finished counting the funds In the Cuban treasury, and found they to- taled a Uttle more than Ili.tN.'tf, mostly in American gold. The books balanced exactly. -<P! Ne Arreste %Aad* Yet. SPOKANE. Oct 17.—No arrests have been made tor the murderer of Reno Hutchinson. The police are fol lowing several vague clews. FISH VOTES HARRIMAN STOCK No Fight Is Made for Control of Illi nois Central. CHK'Ann, Oct. 17.—As soon as the meeting of the stockholders of the Illinois Central railroad was called to day it was believed there would be no fight for control of the railroad, as William Nelson Cromwell, acting for Harriman, turned over to Stuyvesant Fish, president of the road, all the pnfisles for stock held by Harriman, and Fish was empowered to vote all the Harriman stock in .the meeting. SUB-MARINE AT BOTTOM OF SEA French Ship Takes Plonge But Fails to Return to the Surface PARIS, Oct. 17.—A feeling of gloom pervade* the ministry of the marine on account of the disappearance of the French aub-marlne "Lutin, ''which left Blzerta, .Tunis, yesterday morn ing for plunging experiments with a crew of 14 men. The only hope of rescue lies with the Danish salver steamer, "Berger Wilhelm," which Is on the scene. Two other powerful vessels have been or dered from Toulon. The three Mg salvers will be aided by a number of tagt and other vessels now on the spot .to Mite the submarine, which Is In thirty ffcthoms of water. Chanda ef fieseyb Blim. The weather is untkverable for sal vage operation where the submarine Lutin went down. The chances of rafattng th* boat to ttto surface in time to save tbf live* of'the drew are re garded ax' very slim. TOTHBTY*» LA NORFOLK, Va., Oct. 17.—The bat tleship Louisiana bearing Secretary Tilt and' party from Havana passed In' t|ie "V'li^flnla capex today accom panied by the battleships Virginia and New Jersey. It hM been a rough voyage from Havana. EASTERN MAN I« COMING. t>. H. Lipps ef North Dakota Mpy Take Charge of Lapwai School. Charles H. Dickson, supervisor to charge of the Indian school at Fort Lapwai, who was In the city today, states that he has been informed that O. H. Lipps, superintendent of the agency at Waupeton, N. D., will be transferred to Fort Lapwai, vice Agent Dew, who recently resigned to accept a position In a Virginia semlnery, Mr. Dickson states that there are no developments In the recent robbery case to be made public at present. Officers though have not given up search for the criminals. Feller Pleads Net Guilty. Albert Feller, charged with steal ing a horse, was arraigned before Jus tice Coburn this morning and entered a plea of not guilty. He waived a pre liminary hearing. In default of 8250 bonds the young man u to th* county JalL Warrant for Arrest ef Bank Wrecker. TORONTO. Ont., Oct 17.—A war rant .has been Issued for the arrest of Charles McGill, late manager of the wrecked Ontario bank on the specific charge of Issuing false statements. Futile Efforts to Float Ship. VICTÖRIA, Oct. 17—Efforts to float the steamer Princess Victoria, which was stranded last night on Lewis Rock, have so far been success ful. The steamer rests easily. TAKES EXAMINATION—Thornes H. Crosier, messenger boy at the office of the local weather bureau, is to Moscow today, where he Is taking the civil service examination for the posi tion of observer. Chicago Wheat Market. CHICAGO, Oct. 17—Wheat—De cember. 74%e; May. 7«4. Yesterday's .quotations Wheat—December, 7$%c; .May, 7«%c. T"' ' ■ ■: BURN CITY AS ACT OF REVENGE Negress Starts Fire That Destroys Town 2000 Population 17.—A special to Greenville, S. C., ATLANTA, Oct. the Journal from says: As the result of race troubles, Seneca. S. C., lies now in ashes. The work is alleged to be that of Incendiary negroes, seeking revenge for dynamiting the negro college here last Friday night. The fire started early today, consuming the entire business section of the town, which has a population of 2,000. No fire fighting apparatus was available. The loss Is estimated at $150,000. CALL TROOPS TO QUELL INDIANS cheykNne, . Oct 17.—Governor Brooks today telegraphed the interior department for federal troops to aid In preserving order and to arrange to remove a .band of tit* Indian* now in the 'vicînlty of Gillette, Wyo.. and who are causing trouble. The Utes must go to Utah, where they have been allotted -lgnda In severalty. DEATH QF MAMMARY WEBSTER She Wes Mother ef Mr*. <1. F. but ef Thi* *ity. Hurt Mrs. Mary Webster died at th* hbm* of jher daughter, Mra J. F. Huribut, this morning at 10:34. Thi funeral , services will be held'id the Hurlhut., residence tomorrow, and the remain* , will be shipped to Mankato. Minn., and Interred beside her husband's grave. Her daughter and a eon. W., H. Webster of Minnesota, survive her. Mrs. Webster was bora In Dundee, Canada, ln 1SS«. At the age of IS she moved with her parents to Minne sota, and there met end married Noah Webster, In 18«S. She was an earnest Christian woman and a devoted wife end mother. NEXT MODOIY --\ I. I The Conlnilttêê appointed by the council to make a report on an Up-, to-date fire equipment for the. will not report tonight. Dr, ThOfipa, chairman of the committee, said- this afternoon that the committee would ( probably be ready to report by next Monday night at the regular meeting of the council. Whether or not there Is to be a mass meeting of Lewiston citizens at this time to discuss the matter of imp raw ing the city cannot be learned, a* . neither the council. nor the Commer cial club as yet knows Just what the . other want* "W# will be ready to report; 1$ they want a meeting they ca& fall It," sohLi Dr. Phillipe. , . It could not be learned whether the meeting would be called. Borne of the leaders suggested that It would be better If postponed until after ti-r tlon. » MEET IN CRUSE OF TEMPERANCE BOSTON, Oct. 17—The triennial world's convention of the Woman's Christian Temperance union opened here today, thousands of deelgat Ing present. Over &e countries eastern and western hemisphere« represented. Today was devotional day.