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VOLUME XXIII, MAYSVILLE, KYM SATURDAY, APRIL 30, 1904. NUMBER 136. Indian, finery and wore glasses. The chiefs were lined up and photographed at tho station. Tho party occupied a special train and was in charge of Co) Cummins, whom Red Cloud once made chief of the Sioux. The Indian's como from B7 tribes and represent nearly every tribe extant in America. r Uptmt of fyz Wtst WORLD'S FAIR. ST. LOUIS. 1004. SOCIAL EVENE OF THE FAIR. - 'V LOUISIANA PURCHASE MONUMENT. The center around which occurred the opening ceremonies of the world's fair, and President Roosevelt and President Francis, who participated prominently In the ceremonies. THE FAJROPENING Decorations of St. Louis Down Town Streets Are Profuse and Beautiful. DISTINGUISHED VISITORS PRESENT The President of the United States Touched the Golden Button in the White House. The Cascades Sent Down Their Floods, Thousands of Banners Unfurled and the Great Exposition Was Opened to the World. St Louis, April 30. Saturday at noon the great exposition upon which the city has lavished millions of mon key, to which her people have devoted years of their best endeavors and for which they have labored with Infinite patience and persistence, was thrown open to the world. The time for promises and pledges has gone, the day of fulfillment is at hand, and never has any cityput forth greater effort to keep the spirit and letter of her pledge than has St. Louis. All of Friday and Friday night the people worked with desperate energy to accomplish the thousand and one things that always remain to be done at the last moment At the exposition 30..000 men worked all day putting the final touches upon the grounds, build ings, sldewalklng, cleaning buildings, removing scaffolds and arranging ex hibits. This work was continued Avith out cessation until dawn. In the down town streats and In the residence dis tricts the decorations are profuse and beautiful. interesting Exercises. The exercises Saturday was more sorlous than resplendant There was comparatively little of the glittering pageant that marked the dedication exercises a year ago, but the ceremo nies preceding the formal opening were none the less Interesting. At 9 o'clock In the morning all the high dignitaries of the exposition met at the administration building and, headed by a band, marched to the plaza of St. Louis in the center of the oxposition grounds. Representatives of foreign governments met at tho hall of congresses at tho same hour and timed their parade to the plaza so as to arrive at tho same moment tho ex position officials marched in from the opposite direction. At tho same time representatives of state and territorial governments entered the plaza from a third avenue, having previously form ed nt the United States building. KEYS TURNED OVER. The Chorus Hymn of the West Wns Sung and Addresses Made. After tho gathering had been form ally called to order by President Fran els, Rey. Frank "W. Gunsaulus, of Chi cago, delivered tho Invocation. At the conclusion of tho prayer Director ofc .Works Isaac S. Taylor delivered the keys of tho buildings to President Francis, who in turn transferred the buildings to Frederick J. V. Skiff, the tllrectot; of exhibits. Tho chorus "Hymn of tho West," tho words by. Edmund Clarenqe Btedman, and music by John Knowles Palnp, was then sung, and addressea were mado by the following gentlemen: Mayor Wells, of St. Louis; Hon. Thos. T. Carter, president of the national commission; Senator Henry S. Burn ham, of New Hampshire, in behalf of the United States senate; Congress man James A. Tawney, of Minnesota, for the national house of representa tives; Commissioner General Albinc R. Nuncio, of Mexico, in behalf of the foreign commissioners; E. H. Harri man, of New York, for the exhibitors Excursion Trains By the Score. The last speech of the day was by Secretary of War William H. Taft, and at its conclusion the signal was given to President Roosevelt in the white house, the golden key was pressed, the cascades sent down their floods, the thousands of banners were unfurled and the great Louisiana purchase ex position was opened to the world. Excursion trains came in by the score and Saturday has been officially declared a legal holiday by Mayor Wells. Among the distinguished visitors to arrive Friday were Secretary of Wax William H. Taft, who represents the president, and Gen. A. R. Chaffee. They reached the city at 8 o'clock Fri day night and were met by Gen. Bates, President Francis and other officials. The special congressional train bear ing 400 persons, including the commit tee from the house of representatives appointed to attend the opening exer cises, also arrived Friday night, as did governors from a number of states and several notable foreign visitors, WAR VESSELS ARRIVE. They Were Greeted By a Salute a Chorus of Whistles. anc1 During tho day the United States gun boat Nashville and the torpedc boat destroyer Lawrence, which will represent the navy at the fair, arrived in St Louis harbor. Although the boats arrived at an hour somewhat un expected, which caused disarrange ments of plans for a more elaborate demonstration by thousands who had planned to go down to tho river to meet them, the greeting to tho craft was nevertheless fitting. As the ships came Into the harbor they were greet ed by a chorus of whistles and shouts of welcome from crowds on excursion steamers. Salutes were fired in an swer after which a delegation of World's fair officials, including mem bers of tho exposition reception com mittee, left their yachts and boarded the Nashville. Commander John Hub bard received the party and after com ing ashore went to the city hall where ho was formally received by Mayor Wells and city World's fair officials Later Commander Hubbard was re ceived by President Francis. INDIANS AT THE FAIR. Nearly Every Tribe Extant In America Will Be Represented. Omaha, Neb., April 30. A party of 302 Indians, including 20 prominent chiefs, .which are to form an Indian congress at tho World's fair at St. Louis, passed through tho city Friday. Among the notables were Chiefs Red Cloud, Flat Iron, Red Shirt, Crow Dog, Lone Bear and Lost Horse. Chief Red Cloud, who Is In his OCth year, togeth er with his family, occupied a private car. He had nothing to say and paid little attention to his surroundings. Jfclo was d.ressed In. a great display of Senorita Clllia Nuncio Weds Senor Juan Ybarguengoitia. St. Louis, April 30. A social event of interest In tho foreign official cir cles of the Louisiana purchase exposi tion was the marriage of Senorita Cil Ha Nuncio, sister of R. Nuncio, the Mexican commissioner general, and the Senor Juan Ybarguengoitia, at the home of the Mexican representative Friday night The bride is the daugh ter of Gen. J. Nuncio, of the Mexican army. SEC. OP WAR WILLIAM II. TAFT. Superintendent Sexton Resigns. St. Louis, April 30. R. H. Sexton, superintendent of the World's fair bu reau of publicity, who has held that position almost since the organization of tho exposition company, has resign ed to take effect Saturday. Edward Hooker, tho present secretary of the press and publicity committee, will succeed Mr. Sexton. WIN Compete For the Prize. Minneapolis, Minn., April 30. Tho Minnesota university band will make a trip to the St. Louis exposition early In June and will compete for the $5, 000 prize offered to the university band making the best showing. Victoria's Jubilee Gifts. St. Louis, April 30. Queen Victo ria's jubilee gifts, consisting of a num ber of precious stones, rings and jew elry valued at about $150,000, will be placed on exhibition Saturday. PETITION FOR A MANDAMUS. Citizen of Porto Rico Wants Employ ment In the Navy Yard. Washington, April 30. Juan Rodri guez, a citizen of Porto Rico. Friday petitioned the District, supreme court for a mandamus ngainst Commander John M. Bowyer, Lieut. Commander E. A. Anderson and Lieut. Walter M. Fal coner, U. S. N., constituting the board of labor at the United States navy yard here to direct them to register his application for employment. He charges that last February his appli cation for a placo as laborer at the navy yard was refused., by the board on the ground that hewas not a citi zen of the United States. " . ' Face Anotner Term. Frankfort, Ky., April 30. Judgments of the Mason circuit court in the case of Thnmns Mann and Edward Morrj3 against the commonwealth was affirm ed by tho appellate court, Judge Hob son writing. Tho appellants are the Nfgrces who two years ago entered thw house of John B. Farrow and shot and robbed him. They will be arrest ed upon the oxplration of the first five years' sentence and reincarcerated for the ten-year terms. The Kentucky State Fair. Lexington, Ky., April 30. A com mittee of five appointed by the cham ber of commerce to raise subscrip tions to guarantee the State Fair as sociation against loss should the pro ject bo held In Lexington this year has met with much success in its under taking, and when tho committee makes its report to the chamber fully $5,000 will have been subscribed. Colored Female Attorney. Louisville, Ky., April 30. The Louis ville bar will soon have a colored wom an member. Mrs. SallRj J. S. Whlto will be graduated May 10 from Cen tral law school, when sho will deliver an oration on "Civil Rights." She will Immediately apply for admission ao the bar. Insurance Rate Cutters Tire. Lexington, Ky., April 30. The insur anco rate cutws in this city have grown tired of the war and stepEwero takon Friday afternoon to put nn end to tho competition. A committee was appointed to confer with tho non board companies and. patch up a truce. iJgyjj Tho followlne hymn, written upon Invitation of the Louisiana Purchase Exposition manage ment, by Edmund Clarence Stedman, was sune by a chorus of (We hundred voices at the openlne ceremonies of the Exposition. The music for the hymn was written, alio upon official Invitation, by Professor John K. Paine, of Harvard University: 0 Thou, whose glorioas orbs on high Engird tho Earth with splendor round, From out Thy secret place draw nigh The courts and temples of this ground ; Eternal Light, Fill with Thy might These domes that in Thy purpose grew, And lift a nation's heart anew! Illumine Thou each pathway here, To show the marvels God bath wrought Since first Thy people's chief and seer Looked up with that prophetic thought, Bade Time unroll The fateful scroll, And empire unto Freedom gave From cloudUcd height to tropic wave. BECKHAM COUNTY. rhe Court of Appeals Sweeps It From the Map. Frankfort, Ky., April 30. The new county of Beckham was given a knock out blow Friday by the court of ap peals. The governor killed the 1)111 creating Thome county, by vetoing It, ind now the court of appeals practi lally vetoes the governor by putting Beckham county to sleep. The cases Involving tho legality of the Beckham county act were Zimmerman vs. Brooks, and Zimmerman and Brooks vs. Carter county. In reversing the Judgment of the lower court, and or dering a new trial and full hearing, Judge Hobson says the constitutional provisions must be strictly complied with. First, he asserts, no old county car be reduced to less than 400 square miles; second, no new county s'mll contain less than 400 square miles; third, the boundary line of the new county must not be less than ten miles from the county seat of any of the old counties from which the new on& Is created; and, fourth, that no county Bhall be reduced to less than 12,000 population by the creation of the new county. THE KENTUCKY DERBY. The Classics Will' Have Seven Sure Starters in the Race. Louisville, Ky., April 30. Under tho inlluence of fair weather, the muddy track at Churchill Downs has improv ed rapidly and with a contt'iuanco of Friday's favorable conditions the Ken tucky Derby, which is the feattfo of tho opening day of tho sprint i- cet Ing, beginning next Moula',. will bo run over a fast track. Tie classic will have, according to Secreuuy Price, 7 sure starters. Conjurer, one of tho Brown entry, has been withdrawn. English Lad, the favorite up to a few days ago, was found too high in flesh and has been shipped to Chicago. Ja pan's work ha3 not been satisfactory anc! he is not regarded as ce-tain to slnrt. The names, wclgnis and jock eys of the colts making up tho Derby field as it stani's Friday nighl. are: Proceeds, 122, Helgcrson; F-lwood. 117, Prior; Brancas, 117, Lyno. Ed rior ney, 117, Domlnick; Prince Silver wings, 117, Livingston; Bitts, liO, Ifofflor; Marquis de Carabas, 110, . HUNTER CAPTURES ELEVENTH. His Candidate For Chairman Wins By Large Majority. London, Ky., April 30. Dr. W. God frey Hunter ruled everything In Iho Eleventh district Friday, his candidate for chairman, M. Ray Yarberry. of Adair, whining by 191 to 155. Judge James M. Denton, of Pulaski and J. Q. Forster, of Harlan, were elected del egates to the national convention. W. R. Ramsay, of London, was chosen elector. Colored Clerk Had to Quit. Chattanooga, Tenn., April 30. Thos. S. .Cooper, tho colored railway mall clerk, obtained leave of absence on ac count of threats made by whlto peoplo along tho road that he would bo killed or seriously Injured if he did not leave tho railway mall service. Failures During the Week. New York, April 30. Business fail ures in tho United States for tho week ending with April 28 number 197, an against 19D last week, 173 In the llko week In 1903, 174 in 1902. In Canada failures for tho week number 24, as against 11 last week. Poured through the gateways of the north ' Thy mighty rivers join their tide, And on the wings of morn sent forth Their mists the far-off peaks divide. By Thee unsealed, The mountains yield Ores that the wealth of Ophir shame, And gems enwrought of seven. hued flame. Lo, through what years the soil hath lain At Thine own time to give increase The greater and the lesser grain, The ripening boll, the myriad fleece! Thy creatures graze Appointed ways; League after league across the land The ceaseless herds obey Thy hand. Thou, whose high archways shlnemost clear Above the plenteous western plain, Thine ancient tribes from round the sphere To breathe its quickening air are fain, And smiles the sun To see made one Their brood throughout Earth's greenest space, Land of the new and lordlier race I Copyright, 1004, by Robert Allan IUid. J The British Papers' Comment on - It Shows the Customary Antirllussian Bias. INTENDED FOR HOME CONSUMPTION The Note is Considered as Dispolliiifr All Jlope of an Early Termiua- tioii of the War. No Further News of Any Kind Has Been Received Regarding the Re ported Russian Reverse on the Yalu River. London, April 30. The Dally papers, commenting upon Russia's repudiation of mediation, display the customary anti-Russian bias and consider Rus sia's official note as solely intended for home consumption, as none of the powers would be likely to intervene unless previously assured that media lion would be welcome. They also hint that Russia may have cause to re gret that she closed the door prema turely on the possibility of friendly in tervention and regard the note as dis pelling all hope of an early termina tion oi nosunues. The Dally Telegraph says: "The note breathes an uncompromising dft termination to fight while taero Is a rouble in the treasury, but no othr course would be regarded worthy of a great world power." No further news of any kind baa been received regarding the reported Russian reverso on the Yalu. Acturdlng to tho Dally Telegraph's Shanghai correspondent, the bulk of the supplies of the Russian army at Lino Yang are being convoyed to Feng-Huan-Cheng. i A dispatch from Port Arthur, dated Fridny, reports all quiet tiero. The ice breakers are expected to commence running on Lake Baikal . May 3. The Manchurlan administra I tlon of waterways has Issued a notice that tho Ussurl and Sungarl rivers will i soon be open. The Ico is rapidly breaking up on the Amur. The Emir of Bokhara has contrib uted $500,000 for the Increase of tho Russian navy. The Dally Telegraph's SlnMin-Tlng correspondent, cabling under date of April 29, says he regards a general ris ing of Mnnvhti brigands, encouraged and aided by Manchu officials, as prob able In tho event of a Japanese land success. London, April 30. Tho correspond ent of the Mali at Koue, Japan, says tho captain of the Jnpaneso schooner Chlhaya, which arrived at Gen San Friday, announced that ho had res cued a boatload of 45 soldiers and 9 members of the crew of the Japanese transport Kinsbiu Maru which was torpedoed and sunk by the Russians ' at midnight on Monday last Mrs. Rice Found Guilty. Muskegon, Mich., April 30. .Mrs. Clarissa M. Rice, charged with having received $1,050 of the proceeds of tho robbery of tho old national bank of Grand Rapids, was found guilty after the jury had been out six hours. Paul Kruger's Condition. Mentone, France, April 30. While it Is difficult to ascertain tho exact state of the health of Mr. Kruger, formor president of tho Transvaal, it is stated on good authority that there aro symp toms of a qe.rcbr.nl affection. THE RUSSIAN NOTE