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VOLUME XXIII. MAYSVILLE, KYM FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 4, 1904. NUMBER 296. tv EARTH JREMBLED. A Terrific Bombardment on the Forts at Port Arthur by the Japanese. THEIR LOSSES WERE YERy HEAVY The Indications Are That the Final and Successful Engagement is About to Commence. Many Experts Do Not Expect a Decl- 6ive Engagement Near Mukden , Before Spring Foreign At taches Returning Home. London, Nov. 4. The Dally Tele igraph's Che Foo correspondent, tele graphing Thursday, says that the Jap anese losses during the last assault on Port Arthur were heavier than on ;any of the previous attacks. The .bombardment, he says, was so fierce ithat the streets of Dalny were said to 'tremble as though from an earthquake. The same paper's correspondent with Gen. Oku, under date of November 2, says that tho indications arc that a terrific engagement is about to com mence. Berlin, Nov. 4. The Lokal Anzel ger's Mukden correspondent claims the most trustworthy authority for the statement that 34,000 sick or wounded Russian soldiers were sent away after the last engagement. Col. Gaedke, the Tageblatt's corre spondent with the Russian army, tele graphs that the Russian positions on the Shakhe river are daily becoming stronger in spite of the proximity of the opposing army. The possibility of a Japanese attack, Col. Gaedke adds, is constantly diminishing and many experts do not expect that there will be a decisive engagement before spring. The two Spanish attaches are returning home, and others probably will follow soon. Che Foo, Nov. 3. Port Arthnr is doomed. A press correspondent here has received information, the reliabil ity of which is beyond question, that the Japanese now occupy positions which place the east side of the town at their mercy. The last assault has gained for them positions which in sure their ability to enter the main east forts whenever they are ready. Long before the Seqond Pacific squad ron arrives the Japanese flag will wave over the wrecked citadel. This will end Viceroy Alexieff's dream of nn unconquerable city. , Rome, Nov. 4. A dispatch from Toj kio to the Italia Mllltalre repeats the report that the Japanese have tunnel ed well under Port Arthur. This dis patch asserts the tunnel has been fin ished from Pigeon bay to within an eighth of a mile of Golden Hill for- ( tress the main fortress of the strong- . hold. Toklo, Nov. 4. News from Port Ar thur is to the effect that Tuesday's bombardment was of the fiercest de scription. Five of the Russian war ships in the harbor are reported to have been severely damaged. New Chang, Nov. 4. Explosions oc curred early Thursday morning Inside Port Arthur. It Is believed magazines or mines have been exploded. London, Nov. 4. A dispatch to a news agency from St. -Petersburg says Lieut. Gen. Stoessel, commander of the Russian troops at Port Arthur, Is reported to the wounded in the leg. THE MIKADO'S BIRTHDAY. An American Admiral Refused to Fire a Salute In Honor of It. Che Foo, Nov. 4. The Japanese -consul here, on the occasion of the mikado's birthday, requested Rr. Adm. Folger, commanding the cruiser divis ion of the American Asiatic fleet, and tho captain of a Chinese cruiser to Are a salute Thursday. Rr. Adm. Fol ger declined to accede to the request, on the ground that he was not in Jap anese waters. The Chinese captain, however, complied. The incident has aroused much comment. THE DANVILLE RIOTERS. Must Serve Out the Longest Sentences Permissible By Law. Springfield, 111., Nov. 4. Tho state .hoard of pardons Thursday decided that ton rioters, who were, sentenced to tho penitentiary from Vermillion county for lynching a Negro, in Dan ville 1C months ago, must serve out the longest sentences permissible un der the law; that.Js, five years. It was the attack of Theso men on tho Danvillo Jail that Sheriff "Whltlock re pulsed by firing on tho mob and wounding several when they attempt ed to lynch a second 'Negro. London, Nov. 4. Jho India office confirms tho report of the massacre of tho captain and 21 of tho crew of the British steamer Baron Innordalo WILL DON SHORT SKIRTS. Thirty Pretty Girls Are t Give a Ben efit Performance. Louisville, Ky., Nov. 4. Thirty pret ty Louisville girls went on record Thursday for short skirts when it comes to stage costumes. The girls are to take part in "The Daughter of the Regiment," to be given at Macau ley's theater next Thursday evening for the benefit of tho Confederato home. There has been much discus sion as to the length of the skirts to be worn. Some wanted ankle "dips," while others Insisted that shorter ones would present a better stage effect, and they would not appear in tho longer ones. They won when the question was put to a vote, and skirts which will come just below dimpled ,knees were ordered from a Clncln natl costumer. DETERMINED TO VOTE. Victor Bogart Came All the Way From Brussels to Register. Lexington, Ky., Nor. 4. To preserve unbroken his record of having voted In every presidential election since naturalization, Victor Bogart came from Brussels, Belgium, in time to register Wednesday. He had planned to return to Lexington in late Decem ber, but hastened his coming in order to participate in the election. He has not decided for which presidential can didate he will voto. THE ORPHAN BRIGADE. Capt. John H. Weller, of Louisville, Was Chosen Commander. Frankfort, Ky., Nov. 4. At the gen eral meeting here Thursddy of the Orphan Brigade of the Confederacy, the remnant of the noted Kentucky regiments which took part in the civil war. Capt. John H. Weller, of Louis ville, was chosen commander, succeed ing tho late Gen. Joseph H. Lewis. Gen. Lewis held the office from the close of the war until his death, two months ago. Valuable Horse Injured. Lexington, Ky., Nov. 4. J. B. Hag gin's Bath Hampton, famous 13-year-old sire of Roe Hampton, by Hampton and out of the Bat, fell on smooth pavement In hlB stable and -was seri ously injured. The horse was rup tured and brain trouble is also feared as he struck his head. McMlchael Election Case. Lexington, Ky., Nov. 4. Judge Watts Parker, of the Fayette circuit court, decided the McMlchael election case by refusing to grant the writ of mandamus to compel the officers of registration to reopen the books for the purpose of permitting the petition er to register. Resigned As Teacher. Glasgow, Ky., Nov. 4. Miss Edna Smith has resigned as a teacher in the public school here, though no charges have been preferred against her. It Is alleged that she severely whipped Thomas Richardson, son of J. M. Rich ardson, a candidate for congress in this district. Louisville Tobacco Market. Louisville, Ky Nov. 4. There was no change in dark and burley values on the breaks Thursday. The offer ings were 80 hhds, of which 41 hhds were burley and 39 hhds dark. Dark lugs sold from $3.90 to $4.30, and leaf from $2.90 to $7. Burley ranged from $7 to 19.25. Brained Him With a Pick-Handle. Lexington, Ky., Nov. 4. While at work in a stone quarry Thursday Hen ry Jackson, a Negro, slipped up be hind William Hlgglns, a white man and a co-laborer, and brained him with tho handle of a pick ax. Hlgglns will dio. Tho Negro escaped. Robbed Eight Guests. Louisville, Ky., Nov. 4. A sneak thief made a wholesale raid at the Farmers Home hotel, on East Market street, early Thursday morning, and robbed eight sleeping guests of $480. John W. Santford, who registered from St. Louis,- was arrested. Woman Plunged From Window. Coylngton, Nov. 4. Mrs. Matilda Thaman, 30, plunged from a third story window at the homo of her par ents, Twelfth and Russell streets, shortly before noon Thursday. She was in an unconscious condition when picked up by relatives. Lexington Water Works Sold. Lexington, Ky., Nov. 4. The local waterworks company, known as tho Lexington Hydraulic and Manufactur ing Co., was purchased Thursday by tho Stoll family, of this city, the deal having been closed in Boston. Struck Natural Gas. ' Butler, Ky Nov. 4. Tho Campbell County Oil and Gas Co., drilling a well here on the Grant farm, struck a strong natural gas flow at a depth of 500 feet. There Is much excitement. THE DEAD MINERS, The Bodies of Nine of the Ten Killed in the Anchincloss Colliery Recovered. ALL WERE HORRIBLY MANGLED, The Heads and Trunks of Fome Were Crushed to a Jelly by Iheir Fall of 1,800 Feet. Pitiful Scenes Were Witnessed at the Shaft's Mouth When the Severed Remains Were Brought to the Surface in Buckets. Wllkesbarre, Pa., Nov. 4. The bod ies of nine of the ten miners who were killed at the Auchlncloss colliery In Nnntlcoke Wednesday were remov ed from the sump at the foot of the shaft Thursday. All were horribly crushed and mangled by the fall, some 1,800 feet, and the identification is dif ficult. Arms and legs were torn from the trunks of some of the victims while the heads and trunks of others were crushed to a Jelly. The work of re covery was exceedingly difficult and the rescuers braved extreme danger In recovering the bodies. Pitiful scenes were witnessed at the mouth of the shaft when the severed remains were brought to the surface in buckets which had been rigged up. The widows, orphans and other rel atives surrounded the shaft during all of Wednesday night and Thursday night. When the first body reached the surface its condition was such that the officials refused to allow any one to see the remains. The bodies of all the victims were carefully wrap ped up before they were brought to the surface and were taken to an un dertakers morgue to be prepared for burial when the relatives will be al lowed to identify and claim their dead. YOUNG GIRL MURDERED. She Was On Her Way Home From Her Work. Cincinnati, Nov. 4. Almost an ex act counterpart of the Lulu Mueller murder In Lover's lane, Cummlnsvllle, was reported to the police early Thurs day. Terribly cut and crushed about the head, the dead body of Alma Stelnlgeweg, 18, of McMakln avenue, WInton Place, was found Thursday morning at the foot of WInton road, between Spring Grove avenue and Mill creek. Positive evidence that a brutal mur der, possibly more shocking than that of Lulu Mueller, had been committed, was adduced as soon as Coroner Wea ver arrived and the body was turned over. Down the back of the young victim were unmistakable evidences that she had been dragged, thus disposing of tho possibility that she had Sten struck by a street car. From the mid dle of the track a trail of blood, which had dripped from frightful wounds In the head, led to the spot where the body lay. Thero were two significant things discovered. Tho first was that her raiment was disarranged, as though In a desperate struggle for life or honor. Tho second, discovered by painstaking and almost microscopic search of every Inch of the ground where the body was found, was a safe ty pin of tho sort usually worn by women. This was crushed Into the ground by a boot heel, of which the Imprint was very easily discernible. THE MARKETS. Flour and Grain. Cincinnati, Nov. 3. Flour Winter patent, $5.605.85; fancy, $5.2535.45; family, $4.454.70; extra, $3.954.20; low grade, $3.353.60; spring patent, $6.356.60; fancy, $5,350)5.60; family, $4.955.10; Northwestern rye, $4.35 4.50. Wheat No. 2 red quotable at $1.201.21 on track. Corn No. 3 mix ed (old) quotablo at 56Mi57c on track, and rejected (new), 45470. Oats No. 2 mixed was fairly quota blo at 31 310 on track. Chicago, Nov. 3. Wheat-rNo. 2 red, $1.161.18; No. 3 do, $1.121.16; No. 2 hard, $1.121.15; No. 3 do, $1.03 1.13; No.' 1 Northern, $1.16 1.18; No. 2 do, $1.121.15j No. 3 spring, $1.031.15. Oats No. 2, 2929sc; No. 3, 28a29c. Corn No. 2, 54 Vic; No. 3, 53Vj542c. Live Stock. Cincinnati, Nov. 3. Cattle Heavy steers, choice to extra, $4.855.25; fair to good, $4 4.75; butcher steers, extra, $4.65()4.75; good to choice, $3.40 4.50; heifers, extra, $44.25; good to choice, $3 3.85; cows, good to choice, $2.353.25. Calves Fair to good light, $5.255.65; extra, $6.50. Hogs Good to choice packers and butdhers. $5.155.20: BUFFALO BILL. He and His Party Will Not Join In the Man Hunt. Thermopolls, Wyo., Nov. 4. Sheriff Fenton, of Big Horn county, oame In Thursday night from the chase after the outlaws who attempted to rob the First national bank of Cody and killed Cashier Mlddaugh on Tuesday last. He had a conference with Sheriff Stough, of Fremont county, and tho two officers left again Friday morn ing for the Bad Lands In the vicinity of Tarby creek, east of the Big Horn river, where Fenton believes he has the outlaws surrounded. The officers will endeavor to prevent the robbers from penetrating the Interior of tho Bad Lands, for once inside their cap ture would become an extremely haz ardous task. The fact developed Thursday that the outlaws after leaving Cody Tues day evening traveled over the main county road to within four miles of this place, then made a detour to tho southwest and entered the main road again six miles out. They have since been traveling by main roads. This boldness on the robbers' part can not bo accounted for. A special from Cody says that Wil liam F. Cody (Buffalo Bill) will not 3oln the man hunt. He will leave Fri day with his English and other guests for a hunt in tho wilds northwest of Cody. The reward for the bandits, dead or alive, has been increased to $10,000. Tho sum has been made up by Col. Cody, the citizens of the state, banks of the state and other concerns and will probably be increased in a day or two. SUPPLEMENTAL TREATY. The Rate on International Money Or ders Decreased. Washington, Nov. 4. Postmaster General Wynne Thursday signed a supplemental treaty with the Hunga rian government relating to money or ders passing between the two coun tries. Under its terms the rate of commission paid by the country of ori gin to tho country of payment is re duced from one-half of one per cent, to one-fourth of one per cent. This applies to all classes of International money orders. At the same time It affects a corresponding reduction 'In the fees charged for the use of money orders In the Unites States, as well as the use of the money orders In Hungary. So far as this country Is concerned the fees are reduced to from eight cents to 50 cents, whereas formerly they were from ten cents to one dollar. Tho money order busi ness with Austro-Hungary Is said to amount to between $3,000,000 and $4, 000,000 and It Is believed here that un der the new treaty this amount will be Increased. COMMANDER BOOTH-TUCKER. He Has Been Appointed to Interna tional Headquarters in London. New York, Nov. 4. It was announc ed Thursday night that Commander Frederick Booth-Tucker, for eight and a half years commander of the Salva tion army forces in the United States, is appointed to the International head quarters of tho army In Lodnon and will there act as secretary for and represent all countries outside of Great Britain, This appointment will make It necessary for the commander to travel In all parts of tho world. PYTHIAN 'SUPREME LODGE. New Orleans Arranging For Enter tainment of the Convention. Richmond, Ind., Nov. 4. Charles E. Shlveley, of this city, supremo chan cellor of tho Knights of Pythias, an nounced that the people of New Or leans have taken the first stop toward arranging for the entertainment of the supreme lodge convention and uniform rank encampment In 190G by appoint ing a permanent committee and that $4,000 has already been subscribed of tho $100,000 which they propose to se cure for tho entertainment. GEORGE E. HALL ARRESTED. The Man Is Charged WlthvUslng the Malls to Defraud. St. Louis, Nov. 4. George E. Hall, of Kansas City, was Thursday arrest ed by a deputy United Statos marshal on the charge of having obtained a fee of $2 each from 200 laborers for securing them employment and then sending them to Alaska at their own expense to work for a construction company that did not exist. Tho spe cific chargo against him is that ho used tho malls to defraud. To Remain at Algiers. Algiers, Nov. 4. The Russian tor pedo boat destroyers which were to remain hero 48' hours only havo been instructed by tho Russian ministry of foreign affairs to remain in this port until further orders. THE AIRSHIP FOUND The Escaped California Arrow Landed About 10 Miles West of St. Louis. IT WAS ONLY SLIGHTLY DAMAGED, There Are Two Small Rents in the Gas liner Which Can lie Ile- naired in an Hour. Machine Was Loaded on a Hay Wag on and Taken Back to St. Louis and Will Be Prepared For a Flight Saturday. St Louis, Nov. 4. The airship of Capt. T. S. Baldwin, which suddenly slipped away Wednesday night as it was being towed in from the country to the aeronautic concourse, was found Thursday 16 miles west of St. Louis. It was unharmed by Its wild night flight, save for two .small rents in the gas bag, which Capt. Baldwin stated could be repaired in half an hour. When the "Arrow" escaped there was just enough gas to lift the craft well off the ground. Inventor Baldwin expressed his belief at the timo that the cold night air would condense tho gas rapidly and cause the airship to come down in the vicinity of St. Louis. After floating in the wind for 10 miles the airship cam down to within a short distance of the ground and her anchor ropes became entangled in tho dead limb of a tree. This served as an anchor and the airship was found so moored In a cornfield by farmers. Word reached Baldwin late in the day that his airship had been found. He and Aeronaut Knabenshue hurried to the scene In an automobile, and were rejoiced to find the aerial craft uninjured with the exception of two small tears in the balloon. The balloon was deflated and after negotiations had been completed with a farmer the collapsed airship was loaded on to a hay wagon and brought back to the exposition aerodrome. Capt. Baldwin stated Thursday night that he expected to have the air ship in readiness for a flight by Sat urday afternoon. THE STOLEN COPE. It Wa6 Presented to the Italian Gov ment By J. Plerpont Morgan. New York, Nov. 4. The ancient ec clesfastlcal cope which was- stolen from the cathedral of Ascoll, Italy, two years ago, and later purchased by J. Plerpont Morgan, has been pre sented to the Italian govemment by Mr. Morgan. The presentation was made through Baron Edmondo Des Planches, the Italian ambassador, who called by appointment on Mr. Morgan in this city Thursday. The cope was presented by Pope Nicholas IV. to Ascoll, his native place. It is a French work of tho 18th century and Is one of the finest speci mens of fetial art of that period that hae been preserved. It was In 1!)02 that the copo was stolen by an Italian from tho cathe dral of Ascoll while repairs were be ing made on the building. JANITOR FOUND DEAD. He Was at One Time a Millionaire Sheepman. Kansas City, Nov. 4. John Tinkler, 52, janitor ot an office building !n this city, who was found dead in his room Thursday, Is said to have been a mil lionaire sheepman In Montana and to have lost his fortune In the collapse of the wool market In , 1892. He was the son of a wealthy steel manufac turer of Sheffield, Eng., and inherited his father's estate. JOY IN IGORROTE VILLAGE. Birth of a Boy Baby, the First During the World's Fair. St. Louis, Nov. 4. There was great beating of torn toms and wild demon strations of joy In tho Igorroto vil lage at tho exposition Thursday over tho birth of a boy baby, tho first child, born In the village during the exposi tion. The father, Apoguet, is 23 years old and bears a record of having so cured the beads of five enemies. Se bllla, the mother, is 20. Coughed Up a Peanut. Owingsville, Ky., Nov. 4. Anna Freddie, the daughter of John Harbe son, was Thursday seized with a fit of coughing and dislodged a peanut from her windpipe. Newark, 0 Nov, 4. P. G. Miller, who operated an ofDco here for Claude Meokcr, tho Columbus broker, who mado an assignment a few days ago, opened his place of business Thursday as a branch of tho O'Dell Co., of Cincinnati.