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WTTDXUSDAY, J OA" 2, 1913
THE SOUTH BEND NEWS-TIMES. SPARK SETS FIRE SENATE DEMOCRATS n Dress Up for the 4th The National Holiday is NEAR fill AGRE Amendment to Have Tobacco Manufacturers Taxed When Output is Above Average Comes Up Again Today. Two Days Away 14 EME8T 10 AGE III flu V jR ? Cigar Tossed Out of Apartment Window Starts a Blaze on Awning Which Has Disas trous Results. NEW YORK. July 2. A spark which hlcw in through the window caught In the clothing "f Mrs. Marie IVHulllier as she was sitting alone in her apartment at .'XOr limadway, Tuesday afternoon, and fhr w;us burn ed to death hefnro aid could reach her. The irc started frm a cigar or cigarette which wn3 thrown onto tho awning over Mrs. JHuillier's win dow, and a small fragment t the blazing o'oth was blown into the apartment. Mrn. IHuniifr wan 74 years old. Sh was the mother of William 1. IHuillier, stock broker and director In several companies, with an orlie at 12 i'.roadway. Mr. IHuillbr and his family occupy the front apartment on the Mrst lloor of the building, which Is known as Riverside court, and his mother occupied the rear apartment on tho Fame i!or. At 1 o'clock in the afternoon Mrs. 1,'Huilller waa sitting by the rear window which Rives a view of Riverside drive and the Hud ton. She had excused her maid for the afternoon. The aged woman had just returned from dining with her son and daughter-in-law. and it is thought that she fat by the window until she dropped into a rliit sleep. Some one from one of the upper apartments evidently threw the stub of a lighted cigar or cigaret out of the window, and it alighted on the awning of Mrs. IHuil lier's apartment, setting it afire. SUE RAILROAD FOR $12,500 DAMAGES Plaintiffs Say Smoke and Soot Made Tlieir Stock of (inn-cries Unmarketable. Charging that the smoke and soot issuing from the engine repair shed of the C. J. ,SL- S. railroad in th west part of the city made their stock of groceries unmarketable .and their home uninhabitable, Toustyn and i Victoria Merzykowski have filed suit against the railroad for $12,500 dam ages. The plaintiffs operate a grocery op posite the engine house on Poland st. They declare that the smoke pouring from low stacks of the engine house covered the stock with soot so that customers ceased trading with them. When they endeavored to sell the place the purchaser refused to buy when h" saw the damage wrought by the smoke, they allege. In order to prevent the smoke from entering the house they have kept the windows and doors shu and Muffed cotton in the keyholes, the complaint alleges. WASHINGTON. July 2. .Senate democrats approached a final agree ment on the Underwood-Simmons tar iff bill in caucus late Tuesday when they made the following decisions on important contested points: Mutual Life Insurance companies were exempted from payment of in come tax an premiums returned to policyholders in the form of dividends. A stamp tax of one-tenth of one cent per pound was agreed to, for all trading in cotton futures, the tax to be refunded where cotton is actually delivered. An agreement was reached for a vote tomorrow on the Hitchcock amendment, proposing a restrictive tax on tobacco production to prevent monopoly. The finance committee members held another meeting Tuesday night to decide questions referred back from the caucus. The caucus will resume work Wednesday and it is believed the final paragraphs will be reached be fore Wednesday night. The decision to exempt earnings which mutual life insurance com panies, later distribute to policyhold ers came at the end of a long debate. The caucus by a vote of 13 to 11 over turned Monday night the recommen dation of the finance committee dem ocrats that such exemption be made. On a reconsideration Tuesday, asked by Sen. Lewis, the caucus reversed the action and voted to upliold the com mittee. Sen. Overman tried vainly to have the tax on cotton futures cut down from the one-tenth of one cent basis proposed by Sen. Clark, to one twentieth of one cent. Sen. Hitchcock's fight to secure the adoption of his tobacco tax amend ment, which embraced the views set forth some time ago ny Atty. (Jen. Mc Keynolds for curbing the growth of the "trust" was carried on until ad journment Tuesday night and was re newed Wednesday. WILL BURY FATHER CZYZEWSKI THURSDAY MORE MINERS LAY DOWN TOOLS AND QUIT WORK Kt. Itev. Itlifxle of Chicago Will Have CI largo of Service Mass Today For Children. Men Demand a Nine Hour Day and a Jliglit to Purchase Supplies Where They Please. CHARLESTON, W. Va.. July 2. Several hundred miners joined the strikers Tuesday morning, according to reports from the Paint and Cabin coal districts, hut there was no dis order. The term of the agi cement by which a strike of lo.OOu miners was averted Monday night in the New River Held, were made known Tues day. The agreement covers a period of two years and provides a nine hour day, the right to purchase supplies where the miner pleases, semi monthly pay day, check weihmen to bo seleoied by the miners, rein statement of miners discharged dur ing the recent agitation, and the set tlement of all disputes by a board jointly selected by operators and minors, with the governor of West Virginia as the final resort when tho board is unable to reach a satisfactory conclusion. An Important part of the agreement provides that the miners phall remain at work while the board is con-sidering questions in dispute. PERSONAL WORKERS WILL VISIT ELKHART Invitation to Aid in Services There on July 27 is Accepted by tho Ixal Organization. An invitation extended to the Per sonal Workers' league, organized since tho IUlly Sunday meetings, to ass st in services at Llkhart July 2 7, was accepted at a meeting of the league hld Tuesday night at the Y. M. C. A. Arrangements were made to go to the services. At tho meeting held Tuesday even ing a report was given in by the party that attended the services' at Ixikevillo last Sunday night. There were IT. men from the league that assisted there. J. I. Loveland gave addresses at the churches at which the held. Several new members joined the league Tuesday night. The league Is made up of men only and they expect to take part in services at nearby towns as often as possible. Several changes have been made in the arrangements for the funeral of Kev. Valentine Czyzewski, who died suddenly at his residence on S. Scott st., Monday evening. The services will be held on Thursday. Pontifical high mass will be sung by lit. Rev. II. Rhode, auxiliary bishop of Chicago: assisted by Very Rev. Andrew Morrissey, C. S. C, pro vincial of the congregation of the Holy Cross. Rev. Anthony Zubowicz. C S. C, will officiate as deacon and Rev. Roman Marciniak, C. S. C, will act as sub-deacon. Rt. Rev. Bishop Alerding of Fort Wayne will assist at the throne of the sanctuary. The deacons of honor will be Rev. John DeGroote, C. S. C. Rev. Joseph Scherer, C. S. C. The funeral sermon will bo preached by Rev. Casimir Sztuczko, C. S. C, of Chicago. The sermon at the grave will be preached by Bishop Rhode. The active pall bearers will be the reverend clergy that attend. The honorary pall bearers will be the trustees of the church, as follows: Michael Hazinski, Martin Kujawski, Stanley P. Drejer, Joseph Drajus, Valentine Zakrowski, Boleslaus Luzny, Clement Smogor and Joseph A. Wer winski. Nine o'clock mass will be held at the church Wednesday morning es pecially for children as there wrill not be room for the children at the serv ices Thursday. The body will be taken to the church in the morning and may be viewed any time after it arrives there. TOO DEMOCRATIC SAYS J. B. ST0LL Wouldn't Ik Able to Cringe and Fawn lie fore Fo reign Courts if Made n Diplomat. ami J. Martin two different meetings were NEIGHBORS DROP CASE AGAINST MRS. KELLY Differences between Mrs. Mike Kel ler. 1127 N. Notre Dame .t., and Mrs. Charles Petersen. II V,' N. Notre Dame fet.. and Mrs. John Neenan. 11;'. 5 N. Notre Dame st.. have been patched up and Mrs. Kelley was dismissed in po lice court Wednesday morning. Mrs. Petersen and Mrs. Neenan charged that. Mrs. Kelley had struck their chil dren several weeks ao. Falling asleep beside his motor cycle early Wednesday nvrning while drunk. Ray Hill of Warsaw, wits ar rested and gien an $11 line. The case of William K. Turnock. who was charged with selling liquor to minors by Charles McAlpine, was continued until July Knight of ".luin!m- Council, No. .Vr. are to mevt in front of St. Pat riekV liall. ThnrIay morning at 9:30 sdiarp. joun A. K.wrr.it. Adt. Grand Knight. "I am too democratic to cringe and fawn before any of the foreign courts of Europe. I have serious doubts whether I would accept the post if it were tendered me." This was the statement given out Tuesdav night by John 11. Stoll when confronted with the report that he ha-a been considered for the post of minister to Portugal which recently was tendered to Meredith Nicholson and declined. Mr. Stoll had just returned from Michigan City and wius rather sur prised when informed of the report ed intention of Pres. Wilson. He would not slate definitely whether he would accept or decline the nomina tion. His remarks, however, led to the conclusion that he may decline. "My ambitions do not run in that di rection," he said. Ho admitted that he was an "or iginal Wilson man.' and that he had labored actively for the New Jersey governor during the campaign. Through his work as editor and politician Mr. Stoll has become widely known throughout Indiana. Until a year ago he was editor of the South Bend Times. He organized the Press Association of Northern Indiana and also assisted in founding the Democratic Editorial association, be ing its first president. ince his retirement from active newspaper work Mr. Stoll has devoted his time to preparing a political his tory of Indiana. "NOTHING TO FT." ALBANY. N. Y., July 2. "Nothing to it. Merely another story started by my enemies." This was Gov. Sulzer's reply today when questioned concerning the suit brought against him todav by Mignon Hopkins of Philadelphia. The governor refused further to dis cuss tho matter. , - ' - - - - - a l w . xk JUL rn. 1 i :. MTTTTT W-S r iK1illHnti 1 l i iti it nil I ti 1 YT ltlS Remarkable Values in Mens and Young Mens Suits, Blue Serge and Norfolks at 14.75, 16.50, 18.00 and 20.00 adies'' Clothing FINE EMBROIDERED AND LACE TRIMMED VOILE AT $5.50, $6.50 AND $7.50. WASH DRESSES CHAMBRAYS, GINGHAMS AND PERCALES, $2.50, $3.50, $4.75. ALL LADIES' TRIMMED HATS ONE-HALF OFF THIS WEEK. 112 E. Jefferson Blvd. WHERE EVERY GARMENT IS SOLD WITH A GUARANTEE GOV. SULZER FUED IS WOMAN'S SUIT William Sulzer is Mentioned and According to the Plain tiff He is New York's Governor. PIirL.ADIlL.PHIA, July 2. William Sulzer of New York was named as the defendant in a breach of promise suit when a summons of trespass was is sued here Tuesday. According to tbe plaintiff's attorney, the defendant is Gov. William Sulzer of New York. The plaintiff is Miss Mignon Hop kins, an attractive woman about 35 years old who formerly lived in Brook lyn, but who is now employed in a department store in this city. No papers have been filed except a precipe giving the names of' the plain tiff and the defendant. Counsel for the young woman first applied for a capias which would have permitted Sulzer's arrest should he appear in this state. The judge before whom the application was made re fused the order and suit was then be gun in the ordinary manner. Tuesday night the young woman's counsel declined to discuss the case, but it is reported the alleged contract of marriage was made Sept. 15, 1903, in New York city. Miss Hopkins, who resides here with two sisters, also refused to talk but admitted that Gov. Sulver is the man referred to in her suit. a firm stand with the "growler rusher" over the protests of the "high brow" saloonkeepers in the loop dis trict. A motion to cut the size of the beer scuttle was lost. Nor would they agree to abolishing free lunch. FRANCE TAKES STEPS TO SUPPRESS INCITEMENT INDIANA TO PAY PART OF THE STATE DEBT Deputy Auditor Announces That $150,000 is Available to Meet Outstanding Notes. INDIANAPOLIS. July 2. Myron D. King, deputy auditor of state, an nounced that the state of Indiana would pay off $150,000 of the state debt, which is redeemable at any time. This lowers the total foreign state debt to $400,000, which Mr. King said the state would be able to pay off by this time next year. The payment was made through a New York bank. SOUTH I1CNI MARKE7TS. LIVE STOCK. (Corrected Dally by Major Bros. Mish- Heavj fat steers, live cwt., $0.00 to dressed, $1100 to $12.75. Stoc ers. $4.75 to $5.45. Feeders, $6.00 to $6.75. llutchers1 tock, $1.00 to $5.00. Dressed, $8.50 to $11.00. Mutton, live, i $-'U0 to $4.25; ure-sed. $3.00 to $11 50, ( sprint: lambs on foot, $0.00 to 7.00. dressed, 10. Hogs, 150 to 175 pounds. $15 to S..10; 175 to 250 pounds $.20-b.G5 dreied, 11c to 11 l-2c. Men Wno Oppose Three Years of En listment for Soldiers Placed Under Arrest. PARIS, July 2. The French gov ernment is determined to suppress sharply all incitement to soldiers of the active army to protect against introduction of the three years' ser vice with the colors by acts of Insub ordination. Twelve secretaries and treasurers of syndicalist labor or ganizations were arrested Tuesday. They were accused of inciting soldiers to desertion from the army. Labor union officials were arrested also in St. Malo. Rouen, Mantes, Yal encinnas and Baurges, and many other provincial cities, and charged with sedition upon warrants issued from Paris. was second and Miss Alice Browning of Kvansville, third. Fifty contestants participated. WINS SPELLING MATCH WARSAW, Ind.. July 2. Miss Mary Beers of Pekin. 111., won the annual spelling match at Winona lake Tues day. Mrs. Henry L. Ward of Lebanon HOT AT BOSTON. BOSTON, July 2. One man died and more than half a hundred per sons collapsed in greater Boston Tuesday and Tuesday nit:ht, victims of extreme heat. It was the hottest day in a year. Officially the maximum temperature was but thermometers in many places indicated over 100 degrees. The humidity was above normal. AUTKN W. It. , NO I I. Ice cream social Saturday evenin? on lawn of old court house. Advt. STATE OFFICERS HERE Ladies' Auxiliary of Hibernians Meet at American Hall. Members of the Indies' auxiliary Ancient Order of Hibernians enter tained with a delightful reception Tuesday evening in American hall in troducing Mrs. John Arthur of Indi anapolis, state president, and Mrs. George Evans of Lafayette, state treas urer. In a brief address Mrs. Arthur explained why she had been sent to assist in the ceremonies at Notre Dame Wednesday afternoon in honor of Father Corby. A musical program was given including piano solos by Miss Florence Kirby, Irish folksongs by Mrs. William Bergan; piano solos by Miss Marie Joyce and Mrs. Daniel McNamara. Refreshments were served. WILL GET FULL QUART Beers of Chicago to Remain at Their Usual Size. CHICAGO. July 2. Chicago's thirst contingent, number some hun dred thousand souls, set up a faint cheer Tuesday while they mopped perspiring brows. The threatened as sault upon the size of the beer scut tle has been averted and the man of thirst will continue to get a full quart for a nickel if he carries his own pail. Tho Cook County Liquor Dealers Protective - assoclatloa -Tuesday took FLO U It AND FCKIJ. (Corrected Dally by Knobloclc & Glna, Hydraulic Ave.) Cereals and Flour jruylnff wheat at 11.05; oata at 33c. retallinjr at 40c to 45?: rye. Zci Family flour, $5; com. t'uylng at 5.V. selling at GV; flour, s.'j5; mixed, $S.U5; roughs, $7.50"i5 ; stags, 6.50.. TALLOW ANI UIDKS. (Corrected Dally by S. W. Llrpman. 210 N. Main St.) Tallovr Rough, 2c to 2Vi-; rendered. No. 1. 4Hc to o'c; No. 2. 3 l-2c to 4 l-2c Hide No. 1 green hides. 10c to 11c to 13H?: cured culf skins, 15c to 17Vic. wool, 17c to 20c. POULTRY, MEATS AN11 STOCK. (Corrected Dally by the Fmaell Mar ket. 125 N. Main St.) Poultry spring chickens; pay Ins 15c; felling, i!5c. Meat's Retail: Veal. COc to 30c; round teak. L"0o to 1; sirloin steak. 30c; porter liouse. 35c to 40c; beef roast, 'Oc to 25c; boiling beef, 10c to 15c; id, 10c; smoked Lam, iX)c to 40c. TOii Bog' Sin SaO 1 4h f I f My I Outing Shoes and White Canvas Oxfords u PROVISIONS. (Corrected Daily oy t. W. llueller. 311 East Jeflersoi Boulevard.) Fruit Oranges, per case, $5.00, selling at 5o,- to 75o per dozen, Lera ous, i-er ease. $D.OO; selling at 50c per iloz. Bananas, paying 75c to $1.75 per bunch; sailing at "15c to 25c per doz. Vegetable. New cabbage, paying 5c; i!l;:g at 7e pT lb. oPtatoes. old. buying -5c; !elli2ig T.'m-; new :X"r40c pk. -.ad is be, paying 20c per doz. bunches selling 3 for Ilk-. Hatter and Kjcfrs Country butter, paying i-Oc t 3oe; st-llng 25c to 35c. Creamery, paying 2"c. celling at 35c Kirg, strictly rfesh, paying 22c; selling at We're Showing the Largest, Most Ser viceable and Stylish Summer Shoes This City. Our enormous buying capacit)" enables us to sell the regular $3.00 and $4.00 Shoes at only two prices. II AY, STRAW AND FEED. (Corrected Daily by Wesley Miller Flour and Feed Co.. 420 S. Michigan U New tlmotay and mixed hay paying $10 to $ per ton baled, selling 50 cents per ble; nen- oats, paying 32 cents per bushel, telling 38 to 10: new corn, paying, paying 55 cents, selling C05..C5 cents. i)i:vi:u is .si:Li:cn:n. WASHINGTON. July 2. Deliver was selected Tuesday as tbe meeting place of the next triennial convention in 1916 of tho brotherhood of Loco motive Firemen, and Eagiiicixiea , s r.9 j I n - 4 OPEN THURSDAY EVENING. CLOSED ALL DAY FRIDAY. G.'R. KINNEY & CO. 116-118-120-122 E WAYNE ST.