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gggThe Wheeling Intelligencer Has the Largest Morning Newspaper Circulation in the State of West Virginia
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VOlUMELXf. NO. 189 W H E E LI NG? wT s7t77rd7yT M A R^¥" 2 2 , 1913. ■ Pr,CE TWO CENTS
DEATH AND DESTRUCTION IN WAKE OF STORM
HUNDRED ARE
KILLED AND
MANY HURT
Storm of Tornado Intensity Rases
Over the Central, Western
and Southern States.^
PROPERTY LOSS WILL
REACH INTO MILLIONS
• With Wire Communication Down
Loss Cannot He l*roper!y Esti
mated—Towns W iped Out.
More than one hundred persona are
reported killed and hundreds were In
jured, some mortally by a storm of
tornado Intensity which raged over the
Central, Western and Southern and
parts of the Eastern states today. Prop
erty damage will run well Into the mil
lions.
Definite advices have been received
accounting for at least seventy per
sons dead, with reports from points
temporarily cut off from wire com
munication by the storm adding hour
ly to the list.
Reports from Alabama show the loss
of life was heaviest in that state, the
number of dead there being already
definitely placed at sixty, with addi
tional fatiHties reported, but not con
firmed Two towns, Thomasville and
Lower Peachtreet, were practically
wiped out. Two are dead In Indiana,
two In Tennessee, two In Ohio, two In
New York, one In Michigan and one
In Loulsana.
Accompanying the death list are es
timates of the injured totalling more
than 200, with additions coming in at
orlaf intervals.
Coming up out of the southwest
rarly Friday morning. Just as spring
was ushered in. the storm swept with
startling suddenness diagonally across
the country from northern Texas to
western Pennsylvania and New- York
bisecting the Mississippi Valley and
moving northeastward across the Ohio
into the Great Lake region.
Most Destructive of Year.
Shifting winds of great violence, ac
companied in various sections by
snow, sleet and hail, characterized the
storm, easily the most 'destructive of
the year and rarely equalled in the
extent of its sweep and damage.
Buildings toppled before the blow In
nearly a dozen states and death lay
ail along in its wake.
. The property loss was heavy all
along the storm's track. Besides de
molishing or unroofing buildings and
felling trees, the high winds, rain,
hall and sleet did serious damages to
early crops, according to reports from
some of the affected sections Esti
mates of damage to property In In
• dlana and Michigan alone aggregate
J2.<HI0.(K)0 evenly divided between the
two states. Early reports of losses|
ranging from *25.0bn to $500,000 or
more from sections of the storm region '
indicated that the total would reach!
arge figures.
YAre* Are Down.
Wires fell In sll directions before
the blow. Not In many years has
there been such prostration of tele
graph and telephone service Chicago
was cut off for hours from communi
cation with points east. Only by de
vious routes was connection finally es
tablished. Last nlgbt conditions had
improved materially, but It will be sev
eral days before normal service is res
tored. Hailroad traffic was seriously
delayed In many districts, where wire
communication was crippled and wash
outs occurred.
The wind, which wiped out so much
property and cost so many lives at
tained record velocities at some points.
Figures given by the weather bureau
In Washington showed that at lietrolt
It reached HH miles an hour, a new *
high record In that city; 64 miles at!
Toledo. HH miles an hour at Buffalo, i
.Memphis til miles and Ixtulsvlll* 52'
miles.
fold weather Is trailing the destriic-'
live hfow The storm seems to have
Spent Its force aVI fo l». taking the
accustomed route of such disturbance'
out the St. Lawrence Valley.
in «»• Southland.
I/>I lHVII.f.K, Ki . M»h h »;i.
fTotrobly fifty prop)* ar* d*u.| from
•h» »i“l* n*« of th. norm w hhh in*t j
Mrhf ram.| ,n ih. Mlaxlxalppl „„d
••hto % alloy' »tai*. mr.p,nr north- |
ward to thr rr*-nt Ink. * Th.- prop, rty I
|oa« ,* impo*«lt.l* to **llroat* until r.
mot* point*, now .hut otf rf,,m !
iron !r at Ion ar.. h>a rd from at..| r*
|.ort» fr».m *u' h pl»> *• it i* **|„ . ■*,)
*1.1 iniMut th.- rf* mi|i it t.
tlf*l ffporta of rl.frn .litrnHfff- • im*
ft tn N'orth*rn lyntl*lan>t *> .j \|, ,
• Ippi l»*t nlfihf about flirt, hour* h
fro* wlntnr o'llMnllv . rol< d nr |* p, ‘
o < lo. k thl* rn.rnir.tr. Th* rtortn |
'ittPMv apr*ad o\*r a wW* ar. a »p
morai-rlna «lr* i-nmmiinfration p»rta I
»f 'h< |o -'h *o«.n »*r* f ut off hi I f-.r
'^t m* all wlr* f ommunl. a' ■ ri • .Hi
of lyoiiai.il* war aoapf ndr-.l l.itft.
S«ff*rf*»* waa tn i>l* hv th,. trl.irnpl.
• nd tfl*phon* i ompanl** ontll a nit |
nr >.n t.ylav whrn an Ini. rniitl*nt rv |
h* an* . •tahll*h»'l h>1w**it th* prm
nr-1.1 fltlf a. ft*tWf*n Xaahvllf* a no
t hntianooya. ’.f r*.l*« «f on* 1*1* |
a-aph ..-mpan w*r* l. -.wn rtown an I
thr.f m ..a ,.f wlr*a it*»frwy*<t
Cycfon* in fttM.
Tf...anr r*pf.rt* li-ar i*atImony n* ml
th* narh.u* forma f.f th* atorm I « ■
all it wax *1*. trb *i an>t n*>ofni>nnl
<ft Mr hlah wind* wht. h. at lytiitavlllr [
for a m..tn*nt, r*nrhr-d a maximum of j
"t mu** an tw.fir. iv*aa *xf**rt*n. **l f
a f ,i ion* and *l**wh*ro ff*lu**nic
raft.* *rn*ratly a**. mpanl*it th* huf
rt'an* In th* nmtr** of tl»* atorm
•*r* many pla n* a hi. h* had not >*t
(Ovatlan.x na Twairxh r*a« J
t
HATFIELD TO
SHOW MERCY
TO MINERS
States That II Is Better, That
Peace Reigns No*r. Than to
Punish Past Offenders.
(While State Executive Will Show
Miners Mercy He Will Keep
the Militia on Scene.
,h« IntelIIr*n<-•!■.
CHARLESTON. \V. Va.. March 21
—Governor Hatfield to day gave oul
his first observations on the trouble
In the coal fields He takes tho view
that peace now is better than punish
ment of past offenders. “I am thor
oughly convinced of the necessity oi
military rule,' he said, "but am anx
ious for the time when peace, law and
order can be said to exist In the Cabin
Creek district.” He does not Indicata
an early withdrawal of the tnxfbs, but
expresses a desire to be lenient with
those who show a willingness to re
turn to walks of peace. The Governor
states:
"The courts have recognized and
sustained authority in the chief execu
tlve in time of war, insurrection or re.
hellion to exercise military rule in the
theater of actual war. Authority in
the Governor to proclaim a state of
war in any city, district or county of
this State in the event of an Insurrec
tion or rebellion has also been recog
nized by the courts, together with
power to punish offenders in the dis
trict covered by the proclamation of
war. by means of the findings and
sentences of military commissions,
and to arrest and detain, pending th«
suppression of the insurrection, all
persons who. in the opinion of the
executive, are In any manner aiding
or abetting the same.
Peace Must Reign.
“As Governor of the State, i am
now trying to cope with the exigen
cies of an Insurrection, in view of
which nty predecessor In office de
clared the existence of a state of war
in certain portions of Kanawha and
other counties; and to that end the ac
kuowledged powers of which I have
spoken are hi my hands and will be
used so far may be necessary for
the accomplishment of the purpose
just stated, which is indispensable to
the supremacy of the law and preser
vation of order, as well as the fair
name and honor of the State.
••There are limitations upon the ex
ert is* of these great powers, of course,
and moreover. I am not bound to use
them to th* limits of exeeutKe right,
except in case of r.bsolutn necessity;
and even then ciemeney may be ex
ercised -Jn favor of offenders, and will
Iw whenever th- dretim«tances oi
wise policy seems to Justify It. All
other 'ases. however, must yield to
this dlsderatum. supremacy of the
law and (powers of ,he state over law
l< sent as. destruction of property,
bloodshed and murder, armed opposi
tion to government and to orderly
and effective execution of the laws,
these must cease and the laxv must be
(Continued on Fifteenth Fags >
MONTENEGRO AND
AUSTRIA WARLIKE
King Nicholas Sends Curt Reply to
Austria, and the Austrian War
ships May Open Fire.
LONDON, March 21 —The rela
tions of Austria and Montenegro have
become acute, even to the point of
breaking, n« a result of the enrt
reply of King Nicholas of Monte
negro to Austria's note concerning
Scutari, In which he expressed re
gret for any Injury don* the civil
population t>f Scutari, hut refuse* tn
concede Vienna's demand that civil
ians be allowed to leave the besieged
city, or to permit an Austrian official
to participate In the inquiry Into the
allcg.-d murder of the priest rail*,
the forcible < on version of Catholics
and Interfrrentn with the Austrian
Auatri* already ha* decided to aend
Montenegro a more urgent note,
which will really he * thinly relied
ultimatum, and If thl* doea not have
the desired « ff>'Ct, to Isaue a formal
ultimatum which will be harked up
hy th» Au«lrlan fleet nowr off the
tonal of Albania
Mti«*la. with which rounfrv Ana
trla I* reported to haw- reached a
a
will urge Montenegro to *how a more
conciliatory apirlt, hit* the prevloua
l(u«*tan effort* In thi* direction were
fruit |e«*, and It I* feared King Nlcfi
t'l-t . who believe* bU crown depend*
upon Ihe capture t»f Hcufarl, will re
mit.n ktubliorn
VIKNNA, March 21 Iteyond prom
i-in* that the future bombardment
r.f Hi otarl will h" direct erf nfninat the
tort I Oral Iona and not again*! the
tow n. Montenegro'* reply t* Au<tn* •
remount ranee • t a refusal to comply
with the \ti«frlnn demand*
The no'.- declare* that for military
r*aeons Montenegro mga' refu*e to
[.. .0111 . in* t0 lea\ g Hrtitarl and
•bat sh« Ctnnot allow the Austro
llnnrarlan eon <tl in Scutari to take
part in the inquiry Into the death of
11.0 priest, I’alle or 111* alleged eo
trelto # 'inversion of fathnllr*. d«e!ar
ing that .*eh an In*. «Mrntlon hy a
foreign offt. al would b« Ineompatlhle
for the sovereign righ'a of the king
of Montenegro
Former #ntmu,r Black Dss i
" f • Maetu J| Former Onv
fMaek. p.ne prominent In t.a
I »nal I • aoMican pofltte*. itial at hi*
’ *bla morning V*l.uNr
-e ..r Ihe heerf wit* S-I.h I.a had
'•e... atfi te.| f.,r »..m~ tun*. tt.a
ran**.
. MR. CITIZEN, DON'T WORRY
X o*y
II ]k *
' — ■■■ -
The Cloud Will Soon Pass Over
CAMP CLARK IS
FOR JOHN DAVIS
Clark and Other Congressmen Call
On Attorney General In Davis'
I Behalf—Get Encouragement.
_ XntsUlgsncer Bureau.
Washington, X>. C.. March 21.
Representative John W. navis, of
West Virginia, to-day received a boost
caused by the resignation of Jxidgo
Goff, of West Virginia. Speaker
Ch^mp Clark and a half dozen Con
gressmen called on Attorney General
McReynolds and formally urged the
selection of Representative Davis.
This is the first time Mr. Davis’ claim
has been formally presented to the De
partment of Justice.
The Davis forces were delighted
with their Interview. One of them
stated afterwards that Attorney Gen
eral McReynolds casually remarked
that Representative Davis may be tin
man. after all. Mr. Davis easily
;comes witlrin the age limit, being onlv
■ about 4.1 jear* of age. and he hns no
corporation clientele, which Attorney
; General McReynolds said a few day*
ago would be a bar against any apple
J cant.
It Is not likely that any detinue
i move will b« made hy the Presid* ;.i
and Attorney General McReynolds to
I till the place before tfce extra session
! of Congress.
I I_J_
SYLVIA PANKHURST
WINS HUNGER STRIKE
AND IS GIVEN LIBERTY. I
TENDON, March SI Sylvia
| I'ankhursf. the militant suffra
gette, today won her freedom
I from Holloway prison Ity
means of. a hunger strike Her
release was granted on the
j ground to further detain her,
would endanger her life.
Mis* Tank hurst, who Is the
daughter of Mr* Kmmellnn
I’ankhursf. leader of the mill
fanls. was sentenced February
| IS to two months' Imprison
ment for engaging !n a window
smashing campaign In the east j
end of Ixtndon At the same '
time. Mtss 7c||e Kmerson. of
.Tark»on» M!rh . received a like
lenience for the same offense
Immediately she «** placed in i
prison. Mis* Fnnkhurst went
| on a hunger strike and the
prison authorities resorted to
feeding her forcibly by meat-,a
of a tube.
laist Tuc«day a month after
her commitment. Miss I’ank
hurst wrote a letter from the
Jail to her mother Khc said
that twice dally five or si* r
wardresses and two doctors
pried upon her mouth w |rj) j
*'ee| gag and pressed a tithe |ntn i
her stomach
I_
POPE IS WEAK
AND LISTLESS
Kftftr* Ftllnr# M*f Attnr* AfM Pontiff
If W » Do#« Hot Ullt
Soon.
fto%|K Mdt , . 1 rp ,.r , . „ , ,
'•■re »'. * X . ; , V
■SI I the i.l •„ ,, '
mitts* It I.. he i,. , , ' ' *
fslltt is ml*.- !.f ill.., ■ , I-,, i i t i, !
•ltd no* stem , .,i, f,„m scsl , -
the rent sfIs- k nt left ‘
h**n hfRfi |I* *M «• . ,f, ' '
weakness t -t lt..f v„. f, V‘we‘ II
like t,. sc., .ftssi |.c„
It Is the ,.p.„ „ ..f , .. , . I
’ '* '" "f 1 ’ I "" ft S -I
< • 1 , S ,
LETTER BY EATON
MAY SHOW WHY HE
| IS MURDER VICTIM
Mrs. Eaton's Denial of
Chart)* of Murdering
'Huaband, Admiral Eaton.
"The Idea of amusing me of |
poisoning Is ridiculous. They j
have absolutely nothing to (
base an accusation upon. My |
whole income and sustenance
| | depended absolutely upon the
Admiral n living and have ceas
ed wnh his death. The most
I ever can hope to get is,not
mor« than $5t» a month as a
widow's pension: it probably
won't he more than f3u.'"
L'_
i — i ■
EOSTOX. March 21.—Two
[ 'ant links in the chain of eirruinstan
| res in the mysterious poisoning of
[ Hear Admiral Joseph Cl. Kalon. U. 3.
iX. retired, whose fkldow is in lie- IMy
mouth rounty jiiil and Is charged v Ith
l:is murder, still nre missing There
I are two queries whit li may play a big
part In the ronrlrt on or acquittal of
Mr Jennie May Harrison Eaton, thu
are used widow The questions nre:
\\ here was bought ths arsenic,
tContinnsd »n Fifteenth Pag# .j
PERSONNEL OF NEW
FRENCH MINISTRY
Je»o Bjrthou Announce* Personnel
of the New Government to
President Poincare.
PARIS. Man h :i Jean Itarthou,
who was requested by President Poln
ram to form .a intmsiiu to succeed
inn . re
* u*d Tuesday. submitted to the
president to nlirht the personnel of
the new government The portfolio*
are •llftiriliutcd a* follow*
Premier *nd Minister of Public In
struction Jean Itarthou
Minister or Justice Antonv Ratter
Minister of finance < hark* Du
mont
Minister of Korefgn Affair* - Steo
g< q I’lchon
Minister of the Interior tauit* I,
K lot /
Minister of War—Kucene fllonn*.
Minlafer of Marine Pierre Handin
Minister of Agriculture Kilenne
t'lementel
Minister of the felonies Jean
Morel
Minister of Pub ir Work a- M T
Pierry.
Minister nf l.nbor M t heron
Tile office of under secr.-tiirv of the
post oltke In* le»n eliminated and
a t • w- under »e< refnryehlp nf m« r
eautlle marine created Tht* position
will he taken by Itcpufy \ p I >.
Monde
There is general approval here of
the policy of Pre*tdent Poincare in
‘electing M Harthou, a man of long
m'nlsterial ripcrlenrr. to bead the
t ew government, and If I- consider,!
'ha' the constItiit onal crl*la. due to
the Victory of fi.orge* riefneftrrnu
tu ftie senate, |« overcome at least
for tiie pres*nf The make up of
l*o* new cabinet consolidate; the fo !
publicans, who were split on the qurs
tlon of proportional repreaentatiftfi
This quest ton practically s ill p*.1
dropped for the present hr general
consent in favor of armament* ati l
t*th. r quo tlon the paramount (m
portame of which la iiniversiilly ad '
■flitted, and the «k ad lock Itelween fho
sf-nnfe and the < hum her of deptniosl
la ended, j
WILSON TO FILL
ALL POSTS SOON
President is Anxious to Fill More Im
portant Diplomatic Potts
Before Extra Session.
Washington. March 21.—Presi
dent Wilson is making an effort to fill
me more important diplomatic post!
before tile extra session of Congress
begins, so that he may otherwise de
vote hls energies when the time for
legislation arrives
The President is desirous of filling
the American embassy at Lamdon as
•till klv ns possible and is said to be
in hopes that Charles \\ Klilot. form
' r president ot Harvard would acr.-pt
j though there were intimations among
: some of Or Kiiot's friends todnV that
he might decline.
Whether or not Wm F McCombs
the llemocratlc national chairman!
wii! be ambassador to France is fill
an open .piesilun Mr McCombs bail
j u long talk with the President early
. today and was at Die White House
again tonight, but made no announce
1 mem.
Guthrie to Mexico.
George \\ Guthrie. fo’ro< r mayor of
j Pittsburgh, and Democratic slate
, chairman of Pennsylvania, has been
I chosen to be ambassador to Mexico,
if Is llh*-ly that an announce,
nn-nt will be deferred until.the state
| department formulates its igiiicy with
| regard to recognition of the Huerta
j government h ,s certain, however,
'ba 1 'lie resignation of Henry lame
| Wilson, the present ambassador *o
. Mexico. Which has heen S'lhtnlHed,
j Alt' lie a«copied
Thnt Professor Henry Hurehar.1
: ! of Pr reeion university, .an he
hmlm.sailor to Germany. If he chouses,
| w is learn-il from mlli-rn at the White
Professor J. W. J. nks. of i „rne||
"hlvrrxlfv. wii. n White House ,slice
io.|:i> lie has lire*! very min h lnt« r
| In the selection of J,,hn K. Mott,
j r Me ntelulr, \ J . |he V M. f. A.
liMil'f. to t.e minister China, and Is
said to be urging Mr Mott >,u helix.f
n| th. president tn accept the post
h'or the atnhaeatdnrahlp* to Italy,
Ati'trla. Rr»*ll. Iftrata. T.irke> ,n |
•*»l"»h n-> tit finite elect ton* hate been
moil.-. though Justice Jamea \V
<i> r.tnl. New York. Augustus
, Thomas, Thontna Nelaop Page, s-th
| lt*w end WtMlittvi t’hurt'll < is horn art
mill being prtimit t.ily mentioned la
tbta connection.
ft la likely that John 'V. 'larretf will
I et.nUntie ,1. minuter In ,\ry nt'na an*
'In rite ITnn u Kk.m aa minuter la
l«rt ttiitrU.
Joseph y; \\ mart), of Virginia,
T'-t ti.aa II lurch, ,,f N>w Jersey, an l
I lederlek f| PenIIeld. of \'rw > fIfk
are also IXtardsd at eertaln to he
m rltlera In I ho tert ian aer\lee.
The prealtlrnf look up thledy rout
Int matter* r. lib nia raltinet at tha
merlins toil*. Tomorrow he will
mrcf ihe tlllnnia tire • ommlaeltin.
Pittsburgh Millionaire Dies.
ATI.WTIf (MTV. N J. March 21 -
AVilllim It t orrornti, a retired mil
Ilona Ire k*lt • wImi r(r h *teo| maanate. died
at his Piinmt r home here frvn*ght,
from pnenmnnln lie whs a nephew
"f the founder of the fort oran art ual
k-r|e« Washington. It «’. and started
life as a rlrli rnatnrer
votTT* or is coartssm
to asrr sossr.ttxs
ft »HK -111 lit: tv Vt . Slat, h :t
i otifesapm I.t 4 ari'ee of toirrlar*.* la
tt o - lit ana made t.. I,.e la the crlnveal
• ■•itt *■» Todd. M" mu a twrlt-e .ear
e'o *t t'l t.o» at..I i otae M.hm.or, aeo.
I.' ..I • 'n, to the t. form firm f.,r to. <
at Prunttowa
THE WEATHBH
Ttruiala r. r sn« colder Bat nr
fnnflaf ln< <*Jon*1nv#s IA4
w«nn#r
Wfntvrn Pennsylvania Pair fte’ irdsy
•rrsi^t snow n«»r tbs lot* onl4*r 9«m\i
pornon. ttiniay t*rr***1n* rlondtaeoo
•*•5 *'m** ♦ pots tnrs; <flmiM*ltt»(
wssv winds
V*r •atnMsjr •'Hb warmor woof
Bin Any mevftivd and warmer i
pniiiiliT W##t W,"d" *•••»*■• U*bt nod
flow the Des Moines Charter Works
If ths Pauli LaPlam charter is modeled after the charter of any
one city more than another, it is after that of Des Moines. lows. Des
Moines has been held up as the model commission city, yet the com
mission form of government has been In effective operation in Dm
Moines only-about three years, and already loud protests against It
are going up from many citizens.
P. H. Ryan, a prominent attorney of Des Moines, has gone to the
trouble of writing a book descriptive of the Des Moines plan and tho
evils that have arisen under it Here la what Mr. Ryan tells of how
tho commission form of government operated in one particular in Des
Moines:
"To Illustrate how this theory of selecting beads of departments
vas a corporation would do, when put into operation. Des Moines elected '
a commissioner with the understanding that he was to be placed at
the head of the department of public safety. The place was assigned
him. as expected, but recently, because the head of another depart
ment desired to shift him about, presented a resolution for that par
pose one morning at a meeting of the council when but three members
were present, the one sought to be changed being absent, with the re
sult that when he arrived at bis office he found himself In the predica
ment of a certain general with a title but no army to command. Things
were patched up by the deposed superintendent being placed at tho
head of streets and public Improvements, and the commissioner caus
ing the change pulled on the shoes left vacant In the department of
public safety.
"Beauties of the commission plan of government were very pro
nounced for a while thereafter. The commissioner changed to the de
partment of public safety Immediately commenced to make changes In
clerical help and police officers from chief down. The one transferred
to streets and public improvements followed suit, reinstating in hla
department those deposed from the other, and vice versa; no heed
given to civil service rules, the whole performance. If not a game of
politics, a very poor example of efficiency In public affairs But such
might be expected under this style of government. Instead of tho man
agement of affairs of the city being carried on in the manner a board
of directors would do for a corporation, the conduct transpiring and !
permitted by this form of government, as has well been said, "puts us
to shame at home and abroad."
MORE PRISONERS
GIVEN I DOM
Today Governor Glasscock Has Given
Twenty-nine Men Freedom—To
Release Others.
■ CHARLESTON. W. Va.. March 21 —
! Four more prisoners w ere released by
! Governor Hatfield this afternoon, tnak
i Ing a total of 29. that have been given
j their release. The majority of this
number have never been tried. •everal
I of them however gave important evt
> <lence against others and others were
released because the Judge Advocate
t did not believe Ihere was sufficient
j evidence against them to convict. The
i four released today were "Dutch'"
I Hunter. V.. B Neal, Will Spelton and
1 John Spelton, Joe N’illo, an Italian was
sentenced by the Provost Marshal to
! months In the 'ianawha county
| jail for carrying a revolver and was
! brought here tonight It is the belief
I TonIgbt that, the Governor will not
| announce Ins decision on tbe findings
I of the military commission for some
days. In an Interview today, he stat
|'-d he declared "Tlgt peace was now
I better than punishment of the past
| offenders." which is taken to Indicate
i that if peace can be restored without
inflicting punishment on a large num
ber of people, such action will be tuk
i cii by the executive as will give Ireqe
d°ni to many that might be convicted
by tbo military commission.
nn/iTntn .. _ __
UfiUSIUN IN JHE
j STRIKE CASES
3°piwn,, court Hand. Dow, Written
Opinion in Cm. of lfo«h.r j0.ii
1 • to Governor Katfield
! Spec!. I I >i*ra tr.'i loti,,. Intelligencer
| ,,IIARGK««TOX. AV. i|*r#h Jl.—
■ " **a« Virginia auprrtne court of appeala
lll.ta .ificrnoon han,1-1 down a written
i '“*• ”» Mother JonE,
i ,11 ,’"u* J faulaw,, an.!
ll.lfleM y m*Vnmi Governor 1. I.
.ixtrield an 1 ni.ml.rr. of tn« mllilart
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r “l h r. , ..,Wr" for- l’«« *«t.l
Att.un.v- » , ,,*"nl,,n until to-day.
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w^° Mi»k'•! f«»r an p^riv written
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of th* p*tltft<M»rr«. -n mp
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pen""g .upireaap.n of the m.*"..
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,a* «»* ••ration or V. ' ,, I
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PARIS TALKS WITH
ARLINGTON STATION
■v THE WIRELESS
j W ASHINGTON. |i r.. March
?l A rahlo dispatch from I’ar
la to-day announced that the
K.ffel Tower "got" Arlington
lent night In ihe drat pha*e of
• ho etpcrltnenta to determine
by ra.llo wave* the difference j
In latitude between AA'aahlna ‘
ton and Parl«. being conducted
by french naval offlcera coop
erating with the l nlie.1 Rt.tea
natal obkacrvatnry offlcera
here
Owing to advene rondttlona
of the atmoaphere, ihe aignala.
though traveling really from I
w. at to eaat, could not retnrn |
h' the name route, hence the ’
Arlington ohaerven had been
unaware of th»ir partial ane I
tea* Heretofore Arlington
h»a "picked aip" Pari*, hut haa
been unable to work the other
ffif
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DOROTHY ARNOLD
REPORTED FOUND
AND IS DYING
Heiress Who Mysteriously Diup
peared From Her New York
Home in 1910 Found.
E.V2J1 ,0 Intell!«rncer. >
i I HILADLLPHIA, Pa.. March 21.—*'
' Mystery ugaln surrounds the hom*
1 from which Dorothy Arnold diaap
, peared in New* York. Dec. 12. 1910,,'
Humor that the heiress, whose niys
teriuus disappearance has puzzled/
j two continents, has been found spread
like wildfire this week, and as a coo-1
sequence the Arnold home at I OS '
Hast Seventy ninth street la again
being watched.
The story of the finding i* that
Dorotbv Arnold was found on Thurs
day of last week wandering about tb*
[Streets of the East Side of Newr York
In a dazed and pitifully weakened I
roriijition. The rumor goea on to
stale that she is now dying in *
third floor room of her father's house.
Neighbors of the Arnolds, and par-<
ticularly domestics In the adjoining,
houses, assert that a mysterious
woman is quartered In the bouse.
Henry ,lones. who is employed in a;
neighboring house, said tonight: “I,
know there is something queer in the
Arnold home. Last Thursday or Frl-f
day. 1 can't remember exaetlv which,
an automobile drew up In front of th«
Arnold home, and a woman, heavllwt
'riled akd bundled up, was carried1
into the house"
CHILDREN WITNESS
MURDER OF MOTHER
Three Boys of Tender Year* Sew
Their Father Beat Their Mother
to Death.
BELFAST. Maine. March 21—Thr*<*<
boya. the oldeat twelve yean, told th«i
police today that they witness*! 'h»j
murder of their mother by the father^
•t qjelr home laat ntahf. They ar*>
Uie aona of Emery Danforth, a coaL
dealer who |* minting. The body of]
the woman, who had been hew tea t*l
death, was found In a 1 red room. Wlwaj
I he father bad left th» house Km*rr.f
the oldeat child rum mowed a phyai
clan I-ater In company with War
ren. el*. and Luwreime. three. h<w
nought the police
According to the children, th« par*
entn often quarreled. \
Fttpa and mama were whopping yea*
terday, the oldest child raid. "Tli*5
came home about supper tim*. pgl
had a bottle of liquor in hla pocket.
Tkey quarreled again Pa took up A
rocking chair nrtd struck Ma Then
he pounded her over the head with a
piece of Wood We were neared
Then Ma lav still Pa drank a lit
tie bottle of pol«on If made him rick
^ lt ,1,i" '1°'**" f kill me.
Ill Jump overboard' lie went out of
'he house and we watched h'm till
he wan on the river bridge and w*
couldn t see him aov more " *
The police think lianfnrth drowned
himself, but are searching for him.
SUES WIFE
FOR DIVORCE
P*r*»r^wrg Ken grin** nett 5nT We*
reree after Orttlag tia.OM fa*
■is Wires AtfeeVtowa.
"t1 w«t*et i to f * Trtetllgrrea*
PASKKBWtii Uu w \». We-rh Jt
will m l* ivir.. wh.< . •, * reirrday ir.
Huewrll fr"'n rtw«* *•
eilee tfl."
•«•■* I- <>
«trl »>.* wif. • grr
'•'t '* I ■ t ' .»
' *’ •**•" St erdee
•mixing th* <*>* •• - •*»*! m atr
>t ceurl. liunneli pa) in* I e caMk

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