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TO FACE JURY Tennessee Authorities Determined That Members of Mob Shall be Severely Punished. Ten Men Are Under Arrest for the Murder of Captain Rankin, and It is Hoped to Secure Conviction of Every Member of the Band. Memphis, Tenn.—What may happen of the j as a result of the investigation "night rider" depredations in northwestern section of this state is ! a matter of conjecture. With the con vening of the circuit court for Ohio county in special session at Union City, formally to investigate the death of Quentin Rankin, who killed by a "night rider" band in the Vicinity of Reelfoot lake, that section will be under complete military domi nation. Five companies of the state national guard will be at the disposal of Colonel Tatom. To aid the militia, the adjoining counties have been drawn on for posses of picked men. In the Reelfoot lake district, the lake itself is the source of contention. It was asserted by those living in the vicinity that it was their right to ply their vocation as fishermen in the water, without molestation, while the owner of the land upon which it is situated took an opposite view. In the courts the latter, the Tennessee Land company, Captain Rankin and Colonel R. Z. Taylor of Trenton were the organizers and are largely interested, were up held. was Western of which Then followed ''night rider" warn ings, threatening death to those who opposed the wisnes of the band. It was upon the first visit in months to the lake region that Cap tain Rankin was killed, of men arrested, ten are being held, and it is promised that grand jury is convened, sufficient evi dence will be furnished to secure the indictment of every member of the "night riders' " organization, sessions of the court will be under 'military protection. many Of a number i i extended during I when the The REVOLUTION IN CHINA. Plot to Assassinate Prominent Of ficials Has Been Unearthed. Amoy.—The revolutionist plot which was unearthed Saturday causes great anxiety, the government officials fear ing that its ramifications may be far reaching. The object of the revolu tionists was the assassination of high Chinese officials during the reception to the officers of the American fleet. Extraordinary precautions are being taken and will be the stay of the fleet here, and partic ularly during the functions. Song of Fukien province, who arrived cruiser Hai ! aboard tha j Viceroy here Saturday on the Yung, speat the night ship. Medicine Hat, Saskatchewan.-The ! first trains since Monday reached Hat from the east last Saturday even ng Riders got in from the dis.riet south, stretching to the United States bor! SiÄVTÄ In 1 » .h.,„ ,« „.ru »„,) ,,. :k no,,,_ , exhausted and died. After s^xt/hotTns i », »■>»««-», other two reached a ranch in safety, j Disastrous Storms in the North. Sailors Full of Hospitality. Tokio. —The Japanese* naval men ere loud in their praise of the havlor of the American sailors, last hours of the bluejackets' ashore, however, was rather I be The stay disas trous to the record of non-absentees. Since midnight Saturday twenty-six men have been reported missing, but the majority of these were picked up Sunday and will be placed on board the Yankton which sailed on Tues day. No actual case of desertion- has occurred, the sailors simply being overcome by excess of Japanese hos pitality. A Double Tragedy. Gulfport. Miss.—in a shooting af fray here, a cowboy, belonging to a wild west show, and a Gulfport police man lost their lives. Lon Selby, the cowboy, is alleged to have ridden into a crowd of negroes, beating them over the heads with the butt of his revol ver. Policeman Lee Vardance started in pursuit of Selby, and the two men were lost to view in a cloud of dust. Later their bodies were found the railroad, each body single bullet wound, and each man's revolver containing one empty shell. nçar bearing a Excitement Killed Him. Greenville, Pa.—After traveling ! over 3,000 miles to see his brother, A. L. Wick, a retired banker who Is at the point of death at the Greenville hospital, William W. Wick of Port land, Ore., died at a local hotel a few hours after his arrival and before he could visit his brother. Mr. Wick reached here at 2 o'clock Sunday morning and retired in apparently good health, but when he was called lor it was learned he had died of apo plexy. Mr. Wick wag CO years old. It ! Is feared his death may hasten that of I his brother ! JEALOUS MAN MURDERS i HIS SUCCESSFUL RIVAL Bride of an Hour Witnesses the Kill ing and Has Struggle With Mur derer to Save Her Own Life. New Orleans.—On her bridal tour, which had begun scarcely one hour before, and seated in a railrad coach almost between'her husband and a former suitor for her hand, Mrs. Fred Van Ingen saw the flash of the suit or's revolver, felt the sudden grip of her husband's hand as the bullet struck and killed him. and then turned and fought for her own life. When the girl appeared about to become the victim of a second bullet from the re and volver, her uncle rushed thrust his thumb beneath the hammer of the revolver, jamming the mechan up ism and rendering the weapon harm less, The former suitor is F. S. Beauve of Plaquemine, La., where hye was taken from the train and placed un der arrest. The husband was Pro fessor Fred Van Ingen, a prominent teacher of Alexandria, La., and a rel ative of former Governor Blanchard. The bride is the daughter of James M. Rhorer, one of the leading offi cials of Iberville parish, residing at Baton Rouge. Beauve is 24 years old and Van Ingen was 23. The wedding took place at Alexandria. Beauve was in töwn, having arrived there, it is reported, on the same day as Miss Rhorer. When the bridal couple left for New Orleans, he boarded the train, and after a time sat in a seat facing Mr. and Mrs. Van Ingen, with the bride between him and her hus band. Passengers say Beauve talked with the bridal couple just before the shooting, and that his peared cordial, had clasped hands with her husband when Beauv-re suddenly drew his re volver and fired. After being dis armed the young man quietly submit ted to arrest. manner ap The young woman RUSSIA'S RED RECORD. Over Six Hundred Executed Since January 1 for Alleged Crimes. St. Petersburg.—The Rech has ob tained and made public the official statistics of executions in Russia dur ing the year 1908 on sentences im posed by the military courts. The total is 627, of which 84 were soldiers and 543 civilians. The figures are considerably below the earlier unofficial estimates, which were based on the condemnations re ported in press dispatches. According to the official olassifications, 453 per sons, or over 70 per cent, were hanged or shot for murder or rob bery, accompanied by violence; 62 men were executed for mutiny other offenses against military discip line, 71 for crimes against the states, and four for desertion. The Baltic provinces took the lead in the ber of executions, with 134. This was due to the final stamping out of the insurrection. The Kiev regiment was next, with I 84 executions. Odessa had 69, saw 65, and Moscow 59. ! j I * num War Mexican Revolutionists Convicted. El Paso, Texas.—Charged with fo ! a," Un "? d u< S „ ' r * en dly nation, Pre ' "* n ° r î ".i L r ard '? ^ the TTnUe,l g y > ¥ V™ 7 er n ïctfon o? tes court for the west, ~ sr ~ 'Cftr" * r "'i, ? p *~," t June, a few days before insurrection i wedTfl^ 8 °® curre< ? ,n Mexico Al ' j were seized by federal authorities at the time. on Saturday. same STRUCK BY LIGHTNING. Yeung Pedestrian Killed While at Work on a Farm. Lawrence, Kan.—Peter Marsoin, 18 years old, of Crawford, N. J., who re ceived $250 for walking half across the continent recently, struck by lightning and killed on a farm eight miles north of here Friday. April 14 last Malsoin, company with a brother, cousin and uncle, lett New York to walk to San i Francisco, for which they were to re I cetve $500. Marsoin covered half the distance and was given $250. Life of Governor Threatened. Samburg, Tenn.—Because of threats against the life of Governor M. R. Patterson, who is personally direct ing Qie investigation of night rider depredations in this vicinity, the de tachment of troops assigned to safe guard him has been increased, and additional precautions have been tak en to prevent any attack on the mil itary camp here, openly against the governor Friday. As he passed a store he was met by jeers and verbal assaults, persons shouted that he would not I 11 to run again for office. at way was on j Threats were made Several ! ! arrived on Thursday from Salt Lake I City. Matters of freight traffic and differentials were discussed and in> • portant policies decided upon. Salt Lake Route Officials Decide Upon Important Policies. Los Angeles, Cal.—An important meeting of the heads of the Salt Lake Route was held here on Friday. Pres* ident Clark arrived here from Je rome, Ariz., where he had been specting the working of the Clark copper properties. Clark, vice president, and R. E. Wells, general manager, of the lines. in' great J. Ross BY NIGHT-RIDERS Terrible Vengeance Wreaked Upon Two Tennessee Attorneys by Murderous Mob. Trouble of Long Standing Over Fish ermen's Rights Terminates In One Man Being Hanged, the Other Having Narrow Es cape. Union City, Tenn.—Colonel R. Z. Taylor, aged 60 years, and Captain Quintin Rankin, prominent attorneys of Trenton, Tenn., w'ere taken from Ward's hotel at Walnut Log, Tenn., fitteen miles from here, at midnight Wednesday night by masked "night riders," hanged to a tree and his body rid dled with bad a miraculous escape vengeance of the mob. Captain Rankin's body was found the next morning, riddled with bul lets and hanging from a tree one mile from the hotel. Judge Taylor's escape is due to a iaring dash for liberty while the night riders were disputing among themselves the best way to kill him. During the heat of the discussion, at a moment when the guard's atten tion was diverted. Judge Taylor broke for freedom. Dashing a few yards to the bank of a small inlet of Reeu Foot lake, he plunged in, a fusillade of bullets following the fugitive, whose figure was dimly discernible! Swimming, the aged attorney pushed forward. Shots and bullets fell on all sides, but none struck him. opposite the firing night riders, Judge Taylor threw up his hands and pitched forward heavily over a log and lay Inert. Shots were fired into the log by the night riders, but not one pen etrated far enough to injure him. He remained hiding behind the log until morning, when he wandered into the forest, and finally reached Tipton ville, thirty-two hours after the trag edy which ended Captain Hankins life. Captain Rankin being bullets. Colonel Tayloi from the Near the bank Mr. Ward, the manager Ward hotel at Walnut phoned details of the tragedy, said that twenty-five masked "night riders" came to his hotel at midnight. They lined up outside the hotel, pull Pd out their revolvers and called to Colonel Taylor and Captain Rankin. The two men did not suspect trouble pnd came down immediately. As the attorneys passed into the front yard the riders covered them with their volvers and before Rankin and Tay lor had an opportunity to Tetire they were surrounded and seized. They were put. on horses behind "nightrid ers" and carefully guarded. The "nightriders" then quietly took up their inarch from the hotel, turning down the road toward Reel Foot Lake. Guests at the hotel in a few minutes lost the sound of hoof heats and nothing more was heard of the fate of the two men until the next morning. The trouble between inhabitants on the banks of the Reel Foot lake and Colonel Taylor and Captain Rankin originated several years ago. when the two latter men incorporated and organized the West Tennessee Land company. They bought ReeT Foot lake from non-resident owners and immediately made regulations ot their own concerning fishing privi leges. The lake separates Obion and lake counties, in the extreme north west corner of Tennessee. Great numbers of the residents In that neighborhood have made their living for some time by fishing In the lake, and they became Indignant wihert what they claimed as their "rights" were disturbed. They made demands of the land company and followed these with letters threatening Taylor and Rankiu. Colonel Taylor desired protection, in some form, of the state, and he secured the passage in the leg islature of an act regulating fishing in Reel Foot. lake. This act made it a misdemeanoi- to fish in the lake without paying a heavy fee. of the Log, tele He re TERRIBLE TRAGEDY AT SEA. Men Lite*ally Cooked to Death as Re ' suit of Bursting of Steam Pipe. Kenosha. Wis.—Three members of the crew swimming a mile in a heavy rea for aid, stands out as an heroic deed in an explosion on the steamer Maggie Marshall, in which four were killed. Bearing her dead, the barge was towed into the Kenosha harbor Wednesday afternoon, having drifted all night. Those killed, all being lit erally cooked as the result of the bursting of a steam pipe, were the en gineer. assistant engineer, fireman and a deck hand. The explosion occurred Tuesday night in midlake. Engineer Peterson and Assistant Engineer Hicks were In the engine room and were forced to stand in their place until they were cooked to death. Their bodies were found in the hold directly under the engine room. • Millions Needed for Canal. Washington.—Congress will be asked to make an appropriation of $35,000,000 for carrying on the work of the isthmian canal during the fis cal year 1910, if the estimates pre pared by tha commission are ap proved by the war department. The current year's appropriation aggre gates $27,006,000—$14,500.000 which was for the purchase of three vessels for' the commission's use. The ]910 estimates make provision for about seven months' work on the three locks at Gatun. The work 1» to tegln the coming December. Of IS NOW FACING' Hundreds of Thousands of People the Verge of Starvation Because of Lack of Work. on London.—The very serious of the unemployed in England up for discussion in the house commons Wednesday afternoon, but larger dole of money than last mattet came of a year and the expediting of the naval ship building program were the only pedients proposed by Premier quith In his unfolding of the ment's plan to meet The gravity of the case arising from the fact that hundreds of thousands are on the verge of starvation through lack of work was fully recognized by the premier, but he could not under take, In the legislative field, to ex As govern the situation. grap ple with the permanent causes there of until the next session. The government, he said, was pre pared to provide a fund of $1,500,000 to help the unemployed and the ad miralty was giving out orders for the construction of nine torpedo boat de stroyers anfi five unarmored era, to cost a total of $12,500,000, two months earlier than originally (had been Intended. The premier made also a bid for recruits, saying that the war office was ready to take on 24,000 men for the winter training in the special reserves. The proposal quite fails to meet the demands of the labor members of the house. cruis A DAY OF HORROR. Typhoon and Torrential Rains Bring Death to Three Hundred. Manila.—Belated reports that the storm of October 12 in the Cagayan valley was the worst most destructive within the of living inhabitants of the valley. not available, as many places have been heard from, but it seems certain that the number of deaths will reach 300. indicate and memory The official figures are yet not There was a heavy typhoon torrential rains throughout the val ley and in the mountains. Rivers were flooded and and many places rose to a height of thirty feet, sweeping everything before them in their rush to the sea. Hundreds of animals and houses were swept away by the waters. At Aparri, which was almost pletely under water, the residents, headed Treadway and Foss and Engineer Clark, formed a rescue brigade, which rescued scores of natives, taking many oil their houses while floating down the river. com American by Lieutenants Clark, Postmaster Town Under Six Feet of Water. Oklahoma City. Okla.—A cloudburst at Dale early Wednesday morning caused a rise in the Canadian river that inundated its valley for several miles between Shawnee and McLeod and washed away track on the Rock Island, Missouri, Kansas & Texas and Santa Fe lines. Perry caused the sudden rise of all the streams in that section and the flooding of several hundred acres of crops. A third of the town of Paw nee, with 1,500 inhabitants, is cov ered with six feet of water. A cloudburst at To Increase Coal Supply. Winnipeg.—An important announce ment was made here on Wednesday. The Grand Trunk Pacific will struct » second main line across the three prairie provinces of Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta, starting from the present main line north of Brandon, con Manitoba, and running thence across Saskatchewan to the coal district of southern Alberta, giv ing the railway a second line through the wheat fields of western Canada, but widely separate. From that point the present main line runs northwest to Edmonton. His Sins Found Him Out. New York.—Frank C. Marrin, for merly a well known Brooklyn law yer, who was convicted of swindling Mrs. Caroline Barry, a widow, out of $80,000, was on Wednesday sentenced to from fifteen to twenty years in the state prison. The swindle took place thirteen years ago. Marrin was finally traced to Honduras. Later he came to Philadelphia and engaged in extensive operations in cotton. He was recently convicted in the United States court in Pennsylvania of fraud in connection with these opera tions. Premier Katsura Entertains Ameri can Officers. Tokio. —The dinner and ball given Wednesday evening in honor of the visit of the American fleet of battle ships by Premier Katsura at his res idence brought together about 1,500 prominent people, including all the American officers, who were Invited to the ball. The guests at the din ner, however, were confined to those holding official positions. There were no set speeches. Premier Katsura proposed the health of President Roosevelt and American Ambassador O'Brien that Of the emperor of Japan. Ends Career of Adventurer. Louisville, Ky.—-Charles Magnus, charged with being serter from the United States navy, and who says he recently married Miss Ada Gorman, daughter of the late United States Senator Arthur P. Gorman, was arrested at a local hotel Wednesday night and placed in the county jail. Magnus enlisted under the name of Hart Love, and was a first class musician on board the Unite? States steamship Dolphin. He will be returned to the navy depart- ; ment. When arrested Magnus had. $18,000 In bonds and $6,000 in cash. Joseph a de IDAHO STATE NEWS Some of the farmers In the neigh borhood of Emmett report 12 to 14 tens of sugar beets to the acre. Plans are at present being discussed with a view toward the erection of a new Trinity Episcopal church in Wal lace. Plans have been completed for a new $30,000 hotel, two stories in height and built of white pressed brick, at Richfield. Daniel Lawler, another one of the victims of the Oregon Short Liae wreck at Boise, died at a local hos pital from the effects of being scalded. Seward, the *ian who murdered Mrs. O'Neill at Wallace, and attempt ed suicide, will recover. He has signed a written confession admitting the crime. L. D. Aired, cashier of the Idaho Trust and Savings bank of Boise, is dead from Bright's disease. Mr. Ai red was one of Boise's leading busi ness men. Over 1,000,000 pounds of prunes, or 40,000 crates, were shippèd out of Em mett this year; $6,240 was paid farm ers for their fruit and $5,000 was paid out for labor. The record yield of wheat this Ma ton for Camas Prairie was threshed on the M. Baulcb farm, about four miles west of Granger. Twenty acres of wheat averaged 66 bushel to acre. The Idaho state fair was extended for two da vs, the association hoping by the receipts from the two extra days to recoup the losses caused by the bad weather at the opening of the fair. Meridian last year shipped out more hay, grain, fruit and produce combined, than all other stations on the Short Line from Nampa to Hunt ington, Ore., inclusive, the shipments aggregating 1,123 cars. . Over SSOO has been subscribed for the building of a free public ferry from Newport, Idaho, across to the Fidelity Lumber 'company's sawmill. About $350 more is required to be raised to complete the sum required. The application of Frank T. Disney, Gilbert L. White, G. B. Refer, J. New man and S. P. Newman .to organize the Lincoln County National Bank of Shoshone, with $30,000 capital has been approved by the comptroller of the currency. Henry Moore, a farmer near Mos cow. this year furnished one of the most striking proofs of the Inland Em pire's claim to the most productive soil in America by raising on his 160 acre ranch forty distinct varieties of vegetables and fruit. The Bonner county display of fruit and vegetables was'distinctly in evi dence when it came to awarding the premiums at the Spokane Interstate fair, capturing two firsts and nine seconds out of a total of fourteen plate entries of fruit. Idaho apples on the eastern mar kets are outselling apples from all other sections, with the exception of Hood River. Jonathan apples from Idaho are in demand at $1.50 a box, while other places are offering their Jonathans for $1.25 a box. The Idaho-Utah Elevator company of Sab Lake, which is erecting a $12, 000 elevator in Filer, have the build ing nearly completed. The elevator will have a capacity of 20,000 bushels and has few competitors as far as ca pacity is concerned on the tract. The Young Women's Christian asso ciation conference. for Washington. Oregon and Idaho college women met in the university of Idaho October 16 to 18. Delegates were present from Albion state normal, Lewiston, Whit man college, Cheney normal and Idaho. The tonnage at the sugar beet fac- j tory at Nampa this year will be far in excess of last. This is al) the more ' remarkable considering the fact that I the acreage is a great deal smaller. | Scientific methods of tilling the soil ' are accountable for this increased | yield. j Charles Rollins, alias Burns, con victed at Wallace of murder in the second degree for killing Charles Ed wards, was sentenced to forty years' imprisonment in the penitentiary. Rollins attempted to hold up Edwards on the night of July 4, who resisted and was killed. A verdict of not gntliy was re turned by the jury in the case of George Wilkinson, on trial at Wal lace. Wilkinson was accused of at tempting to kill C. M. Barlow in the Standard mine *at Mace on May 16. Bariow alleged Wilkinson hit him with a steel drill. Mrs. Emma Goldsmith, who gained considerable notoriety during the la bor troubles in Wallace several y eats ago, has been placed under bonds at Wallace on a charge of assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill Ed Scott, an employe at the Snow storm mine near Mullen. As the result of a fight at Taft, Peter killed, Rukavana, an Austrian, and George Melick, a Montenegran, probably fatally injured, men named became involved in a bit ter quarrel which grew out of a dis cussion of the Bible and Melick shot Rukavana in the mouth. was The two Nampa and the Nampa valley are going to send samples of their frhit, and especially apples, to the National Horticultural association meeting at Council Bluffs, la., this winter. Some of the most successful orchardlsts in the state reside there and the yields this year are remarkable. The government has taken under consideration purchasing all the ranches of Swan valley and converting them into a reservoir. When completed this will make a body of water fifteen miles long by four or five wide and 200 feet deep in the deepest place. the advisability of Plated Silverwan w. sail the bast brands of Hated Tabla wara mads in tha world. Mora silver, bat tar patterns and tha longest guarantees. Prices as low as tha cheap stuff. & ESTABLISH 1862 fj 170 IN ST. SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH. Get the Highest Cash Prices for your Produce BLACKMAN & GRIFFIN CO. OGDEN, UTAH Buy Cream, Alfalfa Seed, Honey, Oats Etc Wr *te them before selling 1 elsewhere. 8PEND MUCH FOR AMUSEMENT. Twenty-Five Millions Are Invested in Parks in This Country. "It costs a lot of money to build and operate an amusement park on a large scale," says Frederic Thomp son, in Everybody's. "I suppose that more than $25,000, 000 are invested in these parks In this country. Dreamland on Coney Island cost about $2,600,000. Riverview Park and the White City in Chicago cost about a million each. "Luna park cost $2,400,000. total annual expenses, Including the cost of rebuilding, of putting in new shows and the operating expenses, average about a million dollars, and the season lasts four months. I spent $240,000 on one show, of which $68, 000 was for animals, mostly elephants and camels—it was the representation of the Indian durbar—and I lost $100, 000 on it. education, and it was costs $5,600 a week ttt light Luna park, and $4,500 for the music. The salaries of the free performers this season are $2,300 a week. And all of these expenditures, as well as a good many others, go simply to manufac ture the carnival spirit." The I charged the loss up to worth it. It Get a Patent. Your invention may be valuable and should be patented. Send for free in formation and advice to H. J. ROBIN SON. Patent Attorney. P. O. Box 544, Salt Lake City. Unreasonable Hubby. In the olden times a woman In the north of Scotland went to visit her husband, who was condemned to be hanged on the following day. The doomed man began to give his instruc tions to his wife preparatory to bid ding her farewell, when she broke in upon the conversation and claimed: ex "By the by, John, whaur will I plant the tatties this The unfortunate man, indignant the indifference of his claimed, angrily: whaur ye plant them? to need any o' them." the woman, turning to the with a wag of her head, "oour John's huffed because he's hanged the morn," and marched out of the cell. year?" at wife, ex "What need I care I'm not likely "Hech," replied warden gaunt to be WIRT'S FINE $1.50 to $6.00. PEMBROKE STATIONERY CO., S.lt Uk. City. FOUNTAIN PENS, Sure to please you. Handing Him the Lemon. "Out in Arizona," yawned the pretty girl. "I saw an artesian well drill that j had been digging away for weeks and ' you." I | ' | weeks, it reminded me so much of "Weally," lisped the young man who never glanced at the clock. "In what j way?" "Why, it was such a chronic bore.' Bother of Dressing Up. Thackeray's crossing sweeper who kept his carriage was not entirely a creation of his imagination. wlio took his stand daily outside a public house, fetched cabs and did odd jobs. I knew a man His relatives were very well off. indeed, and they persuaded him to go and live with them. After leading a life of luxury for couple of months he reappeared_ day outside the public house, d. know ing his circumstances, asked him he had left comfort for the cold ment. a one why pave "I stood it as long as I could, but when they wanted me to dress for dinner every time they had company I chucked it."—Referee "I had to," he said. Post Office Pens. Mustard manufacturers grow rich, we are told, not by the quantity of mustard consumed, but by that which is wasted and left plates. The saying is recalled by an interesting statement made postmaster general as to the number of pens supplied for use by the public In the post offices of the country. It seems that last year the 1,250,000—Pall Mall Gazette. on the diners' by the total was Country of Orchids. There are in London a number of great houses doing a world wide busi ness in orchids alone, plants come from Brazil. In the botan ical gardens of Rio de Janeiro there are over 6,000 varieties of orchids. Most of th© To Have a Clear Skin. A clear skin is one of the essentials of good health and beauty, and noth ing conduces more to this end than frequent baths and brisk rubbings. They will do much to keep the skin soft and the whole body vigorous.