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10 PAGES TO-DAY. tmmm ' "iTi in.r.n.ri.nun Fair In northwest, showers in penin sular Thursday; Friday, fair; moderate variable winds. - The Journal's Want Ad Way is the the Easy Way for You ! VOL. XV. NO. 93. PENS AC OLA, FLORIDA, THURSDAY MORNING, APRIL IS, 1912. PRICE. 5 CENTS. m iie . m msam m EATH CO POSITIVE THAT AT LEAST .1302 LIVES WERE LOST WHEN THE TITANIC STRUCK GIANT ICEBERG. ONE OF THE LATEST REPORTS IS THERE ARE ONLY 705 SURVIVORS This Comes From the Cunarder Franconia Which Re verts Being in Communication With the Rescue Ship and Would Mean a Greater Loss of Lif e No Hope for John Jacob Astor, Major Butt and Other- Notables in Disaster. - ;' , By Associated Press. New. York, April 17. The roll of the saved from the Titanic disaster to night seems complete. Practically every attending circumstance In the trans- mission of news from the Carpathla woes to show that only 328 of the 610 cabin passengers on the Titanic are safe on the rescue ship. The 282 cabin passengers whose names did not appear on the lists. sent ashore yesterday by wireless probably raust.be conceded as among the 1,312 or more lives lost. Thousands of hopeful hearts were tutned to despairing ones when the United States scout cruiser Chester sent a wireless ashore this afternoon that she Is In communication with the Carpathla and asked for-a full list of the first and second cabin survivors and that the, Carpathla reported ail the names had already been sent ashore. The remainder of the saved passengers were In the steerage and members of the , crew. - . i From the Carpathla, which was approximately 600 miles from New York this morning and which. It Is expected, if she keeps up the 13 knots an hour, will reach here by eight o'clock tomorrow night, came a new report of tho number of survivors aboard. ..,.- Through the Cunarder Franconia, which established wireless communica tion, with the Carpathla. came a message which included this statement. "She has a total of 705 survivors aboard." The previous statement from the Car pathla had 'been that she carried 868 survivors. Communication was had with the Carpathla tonight through the scout cruiser Chester and the shore wireless station at Siaconsett. Through the Chester came slowly the names of the saved passengers of the third cabin of the Titanic' ' - The very sending of these could but help confirm the fateful belief tht there were no more' names of the first and second cabin passengers to send. Thus was left the possibility that the names of well known men, such as John Jacob Astor, Wm. T. Stead, Isador Straus, Major Butt and BenJ. Guggenheim could have been omitted in the transmission of names. That these men had gone down with the ship there remained hardly a doubt. . After more than one hundred names had been relayed by the Chester to the Newport station conditions made It Impossible for the operators to read the wireless flashes- For this reason the operators on the cruiser suspended for a, time and will resume later if conditions permit. t . ' ;.' , ' ', ANOTHER" REPORT OF GREATER LOSS. . . The Camperdown . wireless station at. Halifax today sent the Associated Frees the following-dispatch : ,' .' "W are now .In communication with Carpathla ' and. In position to an nounce offlctally that the Titanic struck van,.jEnornjoui berg ,ind, sunk;, over , 2,000 lost; 700 survivors, mostly women, on Carpathla." , , " The attention of the Camperdown station, was. at once called to the o'o ' vlou error In figures, which would give the total of lost and survivors at l. 700, whereas the total number of passengers and crew. Is about , 2.200. In re . ply to this inquiry the following further explanation was received from Kail fax: "TheMarcbnl station reports that nothing authentic regarding list 1s ' known on board Carpathla, but the steamer Franconia in relaying the mes sages from the Carpathla. says that the total number of saved Is only 710. There is no. list of misslnsr on the Cunarder and only a rough estimate of her total passenger list. There probably were more than 2,200' on ship, as quite ( a number boarded her at Cherbourg." , The estimates of 2.200 onboard the Titanic have embraced the sailings from all ports, including Cherbourg, as far as . the- company officials have been able to give the information. ; ... ICEBERG THAT TITANIC STRUCK , WAS HALF MILE LONG "Washington. April 17. The Iceberg which, caused, the Titanic disaster was one-quarter . to one-half a mile . In length, rising 400 feet out of the water, according tq the ' confident belief of government marine officers based on reports just received here. The Brit lsh steamer Lord Cromer advised the government officials that mammoth icebergs were" seen In northern lati tudes on. March 31 and April 1. List of cabin passengers sent ashore complete By Associated Press. "Waahtngtorl,. A"rll 17. The. follow ing telegram has Just been received by the navy department from- Com mander Decker of the scout cruiser Chester: "Carpathla states that list of first and, second class passengers and. crew sent to shore. Chester will relay list third class passengers when con venient to Carpathian The message is taken to mean that the list transmitted by wireless from the Carpathla to the station at Cape Race, N. F., through the Olympic, con tains the names of an the first and second class passengers rescued. CABLE SHIP HOPES TO RECOVER SOME BODIES By Associated Press. Halifax, N. S., April 17. Carrying 117 cofllns, a corps of embalmers and many tons of Ice, the cableship Mac-kay-Bennet will leave here today for U e scene of the Titan lcs plunge. It Is believed corpses of the Titanlc's victims may be found near the place o' disaster. The cableshlp's mission recalls the disaster to the steamer La Bourgogne when a similar vessel was fitted out here to search the sea for dead. At that time more than thirty bodies (Continued on Pag Ten.) Grim Visaged Statue, of John Paul Jones, Great Commander, Unveiled By Associated Press. Washington, April 17. The grim visaged statue of John Paul Jones, the first great commander of the American navy, moulded to show him as he stood on the deck of the "Bon Homme RichardT in her terrible fight with the "Perapis" oft the coast of England more than 120 years ago, was unveiled he-e today. After more than a century of apparent indifference honor was paid to the memory of that Scotch -American who spread terror through out England when she was mistress of the sea and who taught the world that the thirteen colonies had a right to a place along with the nations, Most f the dignitaries in Washing ( PRIMARIES IN NEBRASKA FRIDAY Roosevelt is Stumping ' State, While Adherents ' of Clark, Wilson . and . Harmon Are Working Hard. By Associated Press. Lincoln, Neb., April 17- With the primaries only two days off and po litical conditions in a chaotic state, Nebraska is a stage on which one presidential candidate and a half dozen llutenants of opponents and would-be nominees of the other party are play ing. Roosevelt arrived In the ' state this morning and started his speak ing, tour, - intended to counteract the effect of La Follette-s ' personal cam paign of a week ago. On the Democratic side the ad herents of Clark, Wilson and Harmon are working hard to advance the in terests of their candidates. PRESIDENT WILL WITHDRAW REPLY Will Not Answer Inquiry Regarding Japan's Acquisition or Territory Un til Knox Returns. By Associated Press. Washington. April 17. At a confer ence between President Taft and Senators Root and Lodge, it was de cided today that the president's axswer to Mr. Lodge's Inquiry In re gard to the acquisition of territory by Japan on Magdalena Bay, Mexico, would not be sent to the senate until the subject could be considered by Secretary Knox. x The president will discuss his answer with Mr. Knox . as svon as possible. Reports that the conference had to .do with the general Mexican situation were denied. ton were Included In the plan to honor the memory of John Paul Jones. President Taft and Gen. Horace Por ter were the only speakers on the pro gram. Geo. von L. Meyer, secretary of the navy, was given the place as pre siding officer snd to Admiral Dewey was assigned the task of pulling the cords that released the flags about the heroic figure. In addition to the presence of the Dclphln- and Mayflower, a touch of military pomp was added by both the aimy and navy. Practically all tho available military force near Washing U-n. more than 1,000 men. participated in the parade before the unveilin and passed In review before President Taft afterwards. TO ORGANIZE Advocates of Woodrow Wilson for President of the United States Will Meet at Court House at 7:30 Local Speakers. A Woodrow Wilson Club will be organized at the court house tonight, the meeting being called for 7:30 o'clock In the court room. All democrats are Invited to be present no matter whether they desire to become members of the club or not. No orator from abroad will be there, but a number of local Wilson men will make brief addresses and every one will have a chance to be heard and an opportunity fo participate In the organization of the club. The Wilson boosters In Pensacola have no campaign "barrel" and consequently have no monev with which to send out. any paid runners to round up a crowd. Nor have they any money with which to hire the opera housa or secure a brass band, but if enough people want to voluntarily contribute a dollar each until $30.00 Is secured, : the band will be engaged for the occasion. Anyone who desires to contribute a dollar may leave it at The Journal office or at D'Alemberte's drug store before noon today. . The slump In Underwood stock in Pensacola the past two days has been so marked that It Is doubtful If any more Underwood meetings will be called, but all Underwood men, or what there are left, axe invited to attend the ' Wilson meeting tonight and to bring their friends. The meeting will be at 7:30 o'clock in the court room at the court house. Be on time. LATE PHOTOGRAPH OF GIANT LINER "TITANIC" OF THE WHITE SAR LINE , W I tm I , y . V " ..... , . ! ----- '. ? ,V - , - ! Mexico Makes By Associated Press. Mexico City, April 17. Mexico re plied to. the-note of Acting ecretary Wilson tonight declining to assume re sponsibility for - Rebel Leader. Oroz- c's acts, denying the right of the Washington government to dejiver the admonition contained therein, taking - exception to the communica tion directed to Orozco through Con INTERVENTION IN MEXICO BY THE UNITED Intervention in Mexico by the United States is inevitable and It will proba bly occur within a few weeks, said an American who Is at the head of one of the largest mercantile firms in Mexico. He gave an interesting account of the situation there and the cause of the trouble.. . Madero,. he. says. Is giving the people a government wnicn is nonest ana right, . but the people are a hundred years .behind what he is giving them and his army is liable to turn upon him at any time. i The. Americans in Mexico. City, he says, are in a dangerous position and they are llahle to lose their lives and property any day because the Ameri can flag in Mexico means nothing to the rebels. The British flag, he says, is respected and Americans have been compelled to. resort to placing the British flag over their places of busi ness and homes. . WHY THE TROUBLE. Trouble , in Mexico will always con tinue . until . the wealthy people are JUDGE RECEIVES ANONYMOUS LETTERS Presiding Officer in Trial of Rev. J. Frank N orris, of Fort Worth, is Be ing Threatened. By Associated Prvsa. Fort Worth, Tex.. April 17. The trial of Rev. J. Frank Norrls, of the First ' Baptist church, charged with perjury, adjourned today until tomor row because of the death of C. J. Mc Kenna. auditbr of Tarrant county. Counsel for the defense expetced to call Mra Nc-rris to the stand today and It is probable she will be called tomorrow. ' Judge Simmons, who is sitting in the Norris case, said today he had re ceived many anonymous communica tions ' since the trial started, several of them containing threats regarding his "political future." Judge Simmons said his opinion is that the threats were written by fanatics. A WILSON Saucy Reply Note of Warning sul Letcher, and deploring the making public -of this communication in -the same note to which the government was required to . make answer. ' The reFly denies the right of the United States to admonish Mexico for the reason that It is not based on any Justifiable incident, and denies re sponsibility by the constituted govern STATES IS NOW INEVITABLE made to o,uit financing the rebellions. Diax built up a machine which sup plied him with money and gave privi leges 1b return and when these privi leges were revoked by Madero they began to create strife. Practically every newspaper in Mexico and all of the leading ones were paid subsidies by the Diaz government and have done everything in their power to kill Ma dero's power. Men who own millions of acres of land and are holding it for speculation were not compelled to pay taxes ex cept on that part under cultivation are financing the revolution and have de posited In American banks more than four million dollars to supply Pasiuale Orqzco with munitions of war. These property owners do not realize that in tervention will mean the upholding of the present government and that they will have Madero's orders carried out. OROZCCS FORCES. Pasquale Orozco. who was a candi date for vice-president, was put in charge of, the rural guards by Madero GOV. WILSON IS TOURING GEORGIA The Progressive Candidate For Presi dent of the United States Will Spend a Week in State. By Associated Press. Atlanta, Ga.. April 17. Gov. Wood row Wilson left here at 8 o'clock this morning on his tour of the state. He spoke from his train platform at a dczen Georgia towns. The tour will last all week. MAYOR R. E. SMITH . FINES HIMSELF Diemisses Man With f Whom He Fought in Huntsville 4 and Fines Himself $10. By Associated Prea, Huntsville. Ala,, April 17. Mayor R. EL Smith this morning fined himself $10 for his part in a rgat yesterday with Editor J. E. Pierce, of the News, o er an editorial. The case against Pierce was dismissed. CLUB TONIGHT to the From Wilson ment for acts committed in the terri tory removed from law, and while ac cepting full responsibility for every loss and damage sustained by for eigners legally chargeable to the gov ernment, Orozco Is held to be answer able for his offenses only to the Mexi can courts, and therefore should not have been the recipient of a diplomatic communication. and his forces were supplied with equipment, but instead of being true to the government he took his men with the government arms and bepan fighting Madero's government. Orozco has about four thousand men and is compelled to pay them every day ar they would desert him, the American says. What the Americans In Mexico want, he says. Is for the United States to prohibit munitions of war, which includes money and provisions as well as ammunition and arms, from being sent across the border. If this is done he says the rebellion will cease in a week. However, he says. Orozco says he will kill Americans if this is done and will thus force Intervention. DISCRIMINATING ACTION. The merchant says the president's proclamation which ordered all Ameri cans in the danger zones of Mexico to make inventories of their property and turn them over to the nearest Ameri can consul and vacate the danger zones (Continue on Second Page) LEVEES BREAK IN SEVERAL PLACER Flood Conditions are Growing Worse With Each Day and Thousands of Acres are Inundated. By Associated Press. Vicksburg, Miss., April 17. The Ar kansas river levee, 15 miles north of Arkansas City, collapsed tonight. A gap two hundred feet wide was torn in the dike and the water, which will eventually Join with that coming through the crevasse at Panther For est. Ark., is rapidly flowing through the breach. Arkansas City is the only town of importance in the pathway of the flood. Greenville, Miss., April 17. The Mis sissippi river levee four miles south of Beulah, Miss., and about forty miles north of here, broke late tonight and the water is coming through with a rush. Before it finds an outlet through the Sunflower river the flood will sweep over practically all of the Bolivar por tions of Sunflower, Washington, Issa quena and Sharkeye counties. FORMER CLARK MAN WILL NOT STAND FOR THE FRAME-UP IN FLORIDA WILSON HAS 82 UNDERWOOD 36 lii SIM VOTE Sentiment Everywhere Against Substitute Candidate. is DEMOCRATS OF THIRD CONGRES SIONAL DISTRICT ARE OUT SPOKEN IN THEIR SUPPORT OF THE NATION-WIDE CANDIDATE TWENTY BALLOTS RECEIVED YESTERDAY SHOW 9 FOR UN DERWOOD AND 11 FOR WILSON. The receipt cf 20 more straw votes from over the third congressional dis trict yesterday made a .little better showing for Underwood than previous votes have shown. Of the 20 votes, nine were for Underwood and 11 were for Wilson, though it is seen that the 6ubPtitue candidate is still in the mi nority. The totaJ vote to date shows: Underwood 3? Wilson 82 TotaJ 118 The 20 votes received yesterday came from Holmes. Walton, Jackson. Wash ington, Wakulla, Leon, Calhoun. Jef ferson and Madison counties. In Holmes county. J. G. Sawyer is for Underwpod while B. F. Hathaway and J. W. Richardson are for Wood row Wilson. Mr. Richardson writes: "I am for Wilson and I believe a ma jority of this precinct is for him." K. S. Townsend of Walton county Totes for .Underwood while J. H. Rich tours and John F. Grieve are for Wil son. Mr. Grice writes.-' ' I think Wood row 'Wilson will be in the lead in thi section." . . 1 W. S. Jones of Washington county is for Wilson, an unsigned vote from that county is for Underwood, and J. M. app. the well known attorney of Chip- ley writes: "Please record my name as a supporter of Woodrow Wilson. He is evidently the man for the people to elect to the presidency of the United States and if the matter could be lefit to the whole people I believe his elec tion would be certain. Wilson teems to be leading by a good majority in this part of West Florida." Jackson county 6ent two votes for Underwood. One was unsigned and the other was from M. B. May, who writes: "I am for Underwood because he is a southern man. because the south furnishes the electoral votes, and because I think he Is the beet man." Chas. Burke of Calhoun county writes that his precinct "will go for Woodrow Wilson with Mayes and Griggs as dele gates to vote for Wilson as long as he has a chance." Lewis S. Crump of Leon county votes for Underwood. Another vote from that county is unsigned but Is for WU son-. vnkulla sends up two unsigned votes for Underwood. A- B. Klser of Ma-dison county Is for Woodrow Wilson. R. H. Sauls of Jefferson county Is for Woodrow Wilson and he writes: "I will ask all of nay friends to vote for Wilson as well as for Mayes snd Griggs." F. M. Nelson of Washington county writes The Journal as follows: "I am glad to see so many supporting Wood row Wilson. I am for him to the finish and I think everyone In my district is for him. Am doing everything I can to help him out In this section." John R. Thompson of Washington county writes: "It 'gives me great pleasure to vote for Woodrow Wilson. He is a great man. I do not mean to say that Mr. Underwood ie not a great man too, but Wilson can WIN In the general election." No such revolt against the attempted DELIVERY, by a few men of the voters of Florida, has ever been known in the political annals of the state and it is a safe prediction to say that Wood row Wilson will carry Florida by an overwhelming vote. Bossism and all convention methods lost their hold when the primary election system was adopted. Arrests Continue the Suspension By Associated Press. New Orleans, April 17. Further In vestigation into the affairs of the sus pended Teutonia Bank and Trust Com pany, which failed to open for busi ness Monday, resulted last night in the arrest of A. Wagatha, vice-president and former cashier, on the charge of receiving deposits knowing that the bark was insolvent. He furnished $10, C00 tail. LTugene F. Buhler. president, was arrested twice yesterday, four times In all. He is out under $45,000 bail to answer two charges of embezzling $8, i00 and SS.500, making false state mtr.tf and concealing the condition of the bank and receiving deposits know ing of its insolvency. Joseph E. Gomilla, director and chairman of the finance committee, made another trip to the jail yesterday and decided to stay rather than fur nish $55,000 bail. He is held on six A. D. Carmichael of Chipley Says He is Now For Woodrow Vilson. ALSO SAYS THAT INDICATIONS IN HIS PART OF WEST FLORIDA ARE THAT WILSON WILL CARRY IT BY VOTE OF AT LEAST THREE TO ONE CONDEMNS SCHEME OF THE ALLIES. Special to The Journal. Chipley, April 17 One of the strong; men of Washington county Is A. D. Carmichael of Chipley. He Is a keen observer of political events, and he Is thoroughly disgusted with the attempt to deliver over to any special candidate or Interest the votes of the sovereign democrats of Florida. To a Journal representative, Mr. Carrclchael ad dressed himself as follows: "Under the circumstances I shall have to declare for Woodrow Wilson for president. It is my purpose to vote for him and the Wilson delegates on April 30. I was originally for Clark and would have voted for Clark hid. he been placed on the ticket, but I am against the political combine to use Mr. Underwood as a sectional candidate In a few southern states to the exclusion of Clark and Harmon for the purpo of beating Woodrow Wilson and I shall place my r tamp of disapproval ,-n the scheme as Li.. d as I csn. Indica tions are that this part of West Florid i will go for Wilson thre to one." .Mr. Carmichael Is not th onlv prom - lnent Democrat In this section who refuses to be delivered over. AMERICANS QUIT WORK IN MEXICO Walkout ef Engineers snd Conductors Complete on Nortrern snd Gulf Divisions of Rsilwsys. By Associated Press. Laredo, Tex., April 17. The walk out of American engineers snd con ductors was complete today on the" en tire Northern and Gulf divisions ot the. Mexican National railways. No serious disorder was reported. With out exception the Americans sre re ported to have Joinel the strike. The Americans chief demand was to control the percentage ct Mexicans who should be allowed to work as con ductors and engineers. A reliable report from Monterey says several Mexican engineers tried to force an American conductor named Van Arsdale, and an engineer named Farris to shout "viva Madero.' This they refused to do. They were not molested. One newly appointed Mxl can engineer broke lrto tears at the Amerlcans's walkout, telling Ms com panions the Americans were their best friends and had kert wages up. Yesterday many of the Americans were locked out In anticipation of to day'e action. Some of them reached the American border today onlv by paying their fares. A few of those Americans have worked for a quarter of a century on the Mexican lines, END GAMBLING IN COTTON FUTURES Despite Opposition by Various Boards of Trad House Committee Will Fa vorably Report Bills. By Associated Pre. Washington, April 17. Despite op position by various boards of trade, the house committee on agriculture U day voted to make ravorable reports on bills designed to end gambling In futures on cotton ana grain. Two measures were reported, one by Rpresentative Beall or Texas, Demo crat, dealing with cotton, and the other by Represetnatlve Lever of South Carolina. Democrat, relating t corn, wheat and oats. The report on the cotton bin was unanimous. Two members voted egainst the grain bill and the southern members refrained from voting upon The bills, which virtually are s!Ike. wculd provide that dealers who con tiact to sell must swear that the com modities sold actually were In exist ence. Messags relating to deals could not be telegraphed, telephone or mail4 urtll the affidavit so required was made. Violations of the taw would he punishable by imprisonment and heavy fines. as Result of of Teutonia Bank charges, two embezzlement. makirs false statements and concealing condi tions, and three for forgeries of ap proximately $14,500. All the otScers sm prominent in financial and social af fairs. Frank J. Braud. former cashier, charged with embezzling $60,000, la In ;ail in default of $20,000 ball. Eralle C Roehl. W. s. Rogers and P. E. Brus. are here as material witnesses. Bru could not make $1,000 bond. RoeM and Rogers gave bond. Thousands of dollars were received Into the vaults of the tottering Institution Friday and Saturday. The amount due from banks and bankers is put at $38,056, upon which little will likely be realized as the Teutonia's bills payable will total $:50,000. Of this amount $110,000 1 due the National Park Bank of New Orleans. $105,000 the German-American National Eank. and $35,000 the Whitney-Central National, the last two of this city. 1 1