THE PENS AC OLA JOURNAL. THURSDAY MORNING MAY 1, 1913.
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THURSDAY, MAT S. 1913.
The Legislature and
the Wailes Claim
The treatment which the claim of
CoL S. I; Wailes for services rendered
to the state of Florida has received at
the hands of the present legislature is
anything but creditable to- that body;
Men that would spurn the idea of re
pudiating a personal debt have not
hesitated to put the state of Florida
In the attitude ct refusing to pay a
All that the aged claimant, desired
foras to be permitted to enter suit and
prove his claim in court Ha was
willing: to take his ease Into the courts
' end abide by the verdict thereof.
If his claim was good and the courts
so decided; then every honest citizen
tf Florida would desire that it be paid.
I the claim was bad If Colonel Wailes
was unable t sustain It in the courts
t then no citizen of the state had any
thing- to fean
.The Journal is unable to understand
on what ground the legislature could
bave turned the proposition made by
Colonel Wailes down. The reason,
Whatever It was, does not look at all
, creditable. . -
Senator Ballsy managed to get Into
the newspapers again. This time he
Is mentioned in connection with an
unsavory transaction over some stock. !
Secretary of State Bryan gave a'
email dinner to a number of represen
tatives of foreign governments at
Washington. Both Mr. Bryan and his
wife are teetotalers from principle and
neither drink wine nor eerve it at
their tables. There was no wine at
this diplomatic dinner.
A number of Bryan baiters,, and
they are numerous in republican cir
cles, seized upon this little incident
n an excuse for another fierce attack
on the Nebraskan. These Bryan critics
care nothing about the wine on the
cable, either one way or another, but
they do dislike the secretary of state
fend since he drove the moneychangers
from the temple at Baltimore this dis
like has grown Into a deep and abid
The story of the tiinner is to the ef
fect that Mr. Bryan explained to the
ambassadors that It was a matter of
principle with Mrs. Bryan and himself
and the diplomats applauded his re
marks and & more pleasant evening
was never spent.
Anyway, the peace and gcod will be
tween nations do not depend on wine
tuppers. The civilization of the times
Ctoes not askj a man either to drink if
bo does not want to or to serve drinks
against his personal scruples. And be
sides it is not likely that any foreign
diplomat will set angry and demand
tils passports because Mr. Bryan did
mot pass the grog.
Moreover these same critics would
tiave assailed Mr. Bryan as' harshly
had he served wine. They are Bryan
baiters. That's all.
While Senator Fletcher is in Europe
he will not have to worry over Flor
How the Fee
The story goes that a man died in
Jersey City four years ago, leaving
property valued at $2,600. He left no
will and had something like twenty
relatives to inherit the property. The
courts stepped -in to settle the estate
and it was finally disposed of last
week. The lawyer who looked after
the business was award-d a fee of $1
000 and all the court officers and hang-
StatA of Ohio. City of Toledo.
Luras County, ss:
Frank J. Cheney makes oath that he
. Is senior partner of the firm of F. J.
Cheeney & Co.. doing- business in the
City of Toledo. County and State afore
said, and that said firm will , pay the
urn ef ONE m'NDBED DOLLARS for
each and every case of catarrh that can
not be cured by the rise of Hall's Ca
tarrh Cure, FRANK J. CHENEY.
Sworn to before me and subscribed in
my prenenoe. this 6th day of December,
(Seal.) ' A. W. GLESON. -
Hall's Catarrh Cure Is taken' internal
ly and acts directly on the blood and
mucous surfaces of the system. Send
tor testimonial free.
K.'J. CHFA'EY & CO.. Toledo. O.
Sold bv all Prugelsts, "c.
Take Hall s Family rills for ronstl
ers-on got fees. The four years liti
gation was somewhat expensive and
on final settlement the heirs got exact
ly five cents each from the estate.
This may be an extreme case, but
others are on record. Just as absurd
and ridiculous. ;
It may be remarked Ihat this reads
like the history of the wlndhis up of
tbe affairs of many a defunct bank.
The collars so out for fees and the
five-cent pieces are riven to the de
positors. The fee system, in all its phases,
mcods and tenses, is a marvelous in-stitation.
Ty Cobb Is a great diplomat:
South Carolina frets the appointment
of a federal judge. Even Cole Blease
cannot hold the Palmetto state bac!:.
King: Nicholas has come dawn from
his high horse and will surrender Scu
tari, provided he rets other territory
in retcrn. '
Some may assume that secrecy as
to the terms accepted was the prin
cipal condition under whieh, Mr: eobb
consented to sign.
Ambassador James Bryca has said
his farewells and departed for T2g
laad. 3winff the els years he eerved
at Washington as representative" fcf
the king of England he worked ie fen;
large the spirit ef friendship between
his nation and this country and wft3
universally esteemed in Ameriea; ii is
to be regretted that Jie wished te re
turn to his native land;
Florida came pretty near losing a
C??.ted States senator the other lay;
Tha 5rners on the inenitor Tallahas
see were sueotins at a target and mis- j
tok the yaeht Dolphin tot the target
and. fired on her; fc'ertunaieljP the .
shell missed the boat by & few feet, j
nly euttmff one of the repss On the
yacht with other congressmen was
Senator Nathan Bryartt Ths aht
was a mile away from the real target
.nd It Is difficult to understand Jtew
the mistake could have been made.
DESCRIBES CONDITIONS IN
GOME INSANE ASYLUMS
Editor Pensaoola Journal, ,
TiiAnda.v tnnrnins'il JnuraAl von
talned an account of the imprisonment ;
of a sane woman in an insane asylum.
This la not so rare an oeeurreree as
some way think,
The Journal also has an article on
the forcible feeding of women in Eng
land. People read these things with
feelings of horror, but they do hot
know how often they occur in this
country. J ' have seen the same cruel
treatment of women in the South, not
once, but many times. Not only this,
'but I. myself, have been "forcibly fed."
and only those who have suffered. know J
how cruelly painful and humiliating
it Is, When I was carried from Flor- I
papers. Judge, Jury or examination and
locked up in an Insane asylum, I could
not eat their coarse food, often half
cooked and always served on tin
plates, chunks of fat meat with skin
and hairs on . It, vegetables half
cleaned by Insane patients. Only a
low half partition separated the men's
dining room from the women, and the
rattle j of tin plates and Iron knives
and forks on the bare tables, while
five or six hundred Insane men and
women talked, laughed, sang or cried,
almost but thank God not quite
drove me crazy. In that place I could
not have swallowed the daintiest food
ever set before a " queen, so they re
sorted to forcible feeding. Two wom
en held my arms, a third stood behind
me and. bent my head back, while an
other, with a biff iron spoon, shoveled
the vile, greasy food down my throat.
The men looked on, laughing and
jeering'. A patient dared not show
sympathy if they felt it, although one
day when I was too weak to walk
after the cruel feeding was over. & big
crazy woman snatched me up in her
arms and carried me through the long
room, across the bridge leading to the
wards and laid me on my bed. She
cursed every step, of the way, with
curses not loud but deep, but her touch
was tender as a mother's. I preferred
her profanity with kindness, to the
Bible reading' and church-going at
tendants, with cruelty.
I eaw patients fed with a rubber
pipe but never endured that form of
suffering myself. Ignorance of the law
Is the cause of many women being sent
to insane asylums.
When they have a voioe in the mak
ing of laws they will know what their
rights are and it wiQ not be so easy
for a man to bury bis wife in an insane
EXPLAINS ENTERTAINMENT TO
BE GIVEN THE SECRETARY
Editor Pensacola Journal.
I want to correct some erroneous
ideas which seem to prevail regarding
the proposed entertainment of the sec
retary of the navy.
Tickets must be purchased to the
luncheon. The price is $2.00. Partici
pation in the boat trip will be by in
vitation from the commercial associa
tion. There is no connection between
the two, except that in selecting
guests for the boat party, we shall
be inclined to ask those who will
afterwards attend the luncheon. B
yond the out-of-town guests, the ca
pacity of the boat will be limited to
one hundred or less. Both the
luncheon and bay party will be "stag."
However, we are planning to have a
reception for the ladies, to Mrs. Dan
iels at the San Carlos about 3 o'clock
in the afternoon.
We are not going to entertain Mr.
Daniels so much that we will have no
time to show and attempt to convince
him. He is to be here a day. Our
program calls for a half day of inspec
tion and conference with a small com
mittee, first, the other and latter half
of the day to be occupied In public
entertainment. I think both are de
sirable and may be effective.
O. E. DOBSOK.
PITTSBURGH BOARD OF EDUCATION IN QUANDARY; HUNDREDS OF CHILDREN ON STRIKE
.r AGAINST SCHOOL SUPERINTENDENT ACQUITTED OF GRAVE CHARGE; TOWN IS STIRRED
5 i&sm 'UJ
Pittsburg, April 29. The board of
education of this city would be glad
to know how to get out of a very un
pleasant situation. It has 'undertaken
to stand by Supt. S. L. Heeter despite
the scandal connected with hl3 name,
and the ensuing strike of hundreds of
school children has made the board
Supt. Heeter was accused by Ethel
Iva Fisher, a domestic in his home.
He was indicted, but when tried was
acquitted. Two other girls who wished
to tell what they knew of Heeter were
not permitted by the judge to testify.
Following' the acquittal, Supt. Heeter
promptly resumed his school duties.
Not a Side Line
Frank A. Walpole announces that
his Manatee Record is for sale. He
finds it impossible, on account of
other business, to give the paper the
attention it requires. We never yet
knew a paper operated as a side-line
to succeed. It calls for one's whole
time and then some. Tampa Trib
une. Gives Them a Pa
The Sanford Herald has a cartoon
of the stork presenting Forrest Lake
with the nowly born county. The ex
pression on Lake's face is enough to
give the baby the colic. Orlando
They All Envy Us
Pensacola is the first Florida town
to get a commission government. This
is one instance in which Tampa envies
Pensacola. Tampa Tribune.
That 'mental anguish" bill has al
ready caused considerable anguish to
certain parties in and about the state
capitol, if reports be true. Palatka
Results .Demonstrate That
Florida's congressional delegation is
divided as a result of a patronage row.
Why so? We don't expect Florida to
get much more than few local post
offices, although Florida is a pretty
good egg. Montgomery Advertiser.
CURE THAT ECZEMA.
Kill the microbes that cause eczema
and all skin ailments. Use
LENOIR'S ECZEMA REMEDY
a positive cure. Head what Mrs. Hines.
"I suffered untold asony. First appli
cation stopped the Itching."
50c at Druggists.
CAWTH ON -COLEMAN COMPANY.
iith Mil .
BSWSi-SSaiSaSSS. ' m-. - SEES J
V: m , - r -'c, J
and the' children protested by striking.
They paraded about the city bearin?
banners inscribed "Kick Heeter Out."
Girls were almost as numerous as
beys in the demonstrations.
young-sters chanted a number of such
"Kick out Hce.r, he's no jood; he
would ruin us if he could."
The board members stood by the
superintendent, stating that the dem-
onetrations were organized by four
men who had selfish ends to gain by
ODD FELLOW LODGES HOLD A
JOINT SESSION AND REAL AP
PROPRIATE PROGRAM WAS EN
JOYED BY LARGE NUMBER.
Local Odd Fellows, visitors and the
Eebekahs last night gathered at their
regular meeting hall and celebrated in
manner befitting the occasion the 94th
anniversary of Odd Fellowship organ
ization and a great time was held.
While there was no announced set
program, there was much enjoyment
of the following:
Opening, by N. G.
Prayer, by the chaplain.
Questions and Answers on Order, by
X. G. and M. G.
Address, by Mr. Foster, of Minne.
Objects of Odd Fellowship, by Claude
Piano and vocal solo, by Mrs. Flynn
and Miss Wentworth.
Recitation, by Mr. J. D. Pulliam.
Odd Fellowship; What It Is, by F.
Piano solo, by Mrs. Flynn.
Benediction, by the chaplain.
Refreshments in abundance were
The anniversary date of the order
was last Saturday, but the celebration
thereof was purposely postponed until
PECULIAR DECISION BY
Washington, April 30. In a case
unique in the history of the interstate
commerce commission, it was decided
today that a tunnel 1,200 feet long,
wholly within the state limits of Ken
tucky, made the traffic via the Balti
more and Ohio from Huntington, W.
Va, to points on the Norfolk and
Western in the same state, interstate
traffic, although only the tunnel is
without the West Virginia line. The
rates on steel rails and like com
modies shipped by that route were
unreasonable and reduced them.
Sshoel chilurn on strike irf Pittsburg, Ethel Fisher and Supsrintendant
stirring1 up the children. Supt. Heeter
kept risrht on working-. He said that
many of the paradera vere pupils from
parochial schools. The police assisted
liy arresting a number of the hoys,
and locking up some of thorn. The
tcs3 of the city, with the exception
of two afternoon rapers, endavorod
to assure the people that Supt. Ureter
had been vindicated, and that there
I was no cause for commotion.
Demands . that Surt. Ileoter he dis
PRINTS," ONE OF THE
GRADE SELLERS, SUP
BY THE LEWIS BEAR
COMPANY OF THIS CITY.
"Foot Prints" tobacco, one of tho
largest high-grade sellers is the en-
I tire southern states, Is now on sale
. jn Pensacola, and the local agents,
The Lewis Bear Co., is ready to sup
ply it in any quantity.
The manufacturers of the tobacco
say that there are more pounds of
; "Foot Prints" sold than all the other
' high-grades combined, due solely to
the merits of the goods. The tobacco
already has a large sale in Pensa-
"Have any trouble naming the
"Xot at all. We've only one rich
relative of her sex." Detroit Free
JZrtzWhe Burrow Press
j & e i
than you expect. (
TO GHATTMIO0OA, IBM
Account Reunion U. C. V.
Tickets sold May 24, 25, 2G, 27 and 28, 1913.
Return limit . June 5th, which may be extended to
June 25th, 1913, if ticket deposited with special
agent and fee of 50 cents paid on on before June
TO ST. LOUIS
Tickets sold May 9th, to 14th. inclusive, 1913.
RETURN LIMIT, MAY 27, 1913.
J. W. LURTON, D. W. McDONALD,
D. P. A. Ticket Agent.
missed were met by the objection that
this would mean paying him $27,000
for the remaining three years of his
contract Heeter contended that the
morals of Pittsburg's children could he
considered cheap at $27,000.
Cure for. Stomach Disorders.
risorders of the stomach may he
avoided by the use of Chamberlain's
TaHets. Many very remarkable cures
have been effected by these tablets.
Sold by all dealers. (Adv.)
You Should Vote For
S. J. Welch For Com
missioner of Public
He is experienced in Architecture,
Civil and Mechanical Engineering, has
planned paving, parks, buildings, ma
chinery, etc. He can and will save
this city thousands of dollars on the
Municipal Wharves, Belt Line Rail
way, Fire Stations, parks, paving and
Last buf not least he Is the man you
would employ for a similar position to
get results in your individual business.
Thanking you in advance for your
consideration, I am.
Yours for a Greater Pensacola,
S. J. WELCH
Will cure your Rheumatism!
Neuralgia, Headaches, Cramps, i
Colic, Sprains, Bruises, Cuts and
Burns, Old Sores, Stings of Insects
Etc. Antiseptic Anodyne, used in
ternally and externally. Price 25c.
First Guest I'm sure I don't knot
why they call this hotel The Palna
ro von? I've nevr seen a palm any-
where near the place.
Second fluest You'll see them be
fore you go. It's a pleasant little sur
prise the waiters keep for the guests
to the last day of their stay. 'New Or
Use "The Journal's Want
A J TXT
"Out product is thoroughly tested
before leavlnt? the factory. Xo man
can sell stuff today that has not been
"We manage to sell our product
without testln? it."
"That's odd. What do you sell?"
"Tynamite." Washington Herald.
- 11 ua
To the Citizens of
After an active life as a
citizen for forty years, I de
sire to serve the city as a
If you believe I will serve
the best interests- of the,
whole city, I will appreciate
your vote, promising thatj
no other influence will ac
tuate my conduct but the
dictates of my conscience
and the general progress of
our city Greater Pensacola.
A. V. CLUBBS.
I hereby flnnimpi mv cnnrtMafV tot
cr of fh rltv PomMxpinTiPrf to be
elected finder PrirTnln now Chnrtr,
FiTMrt tn th. cnM of fie White I emo
"rnft'" nrl'narv nnd Hie nrtlon of th
vtr In tbnf nrlrrnrv Tlif support of
rvery voter will be apprertttcd
POT, f TT7T.
T ftrofv nnrrinnre mv mnMacv for
Otv C'-'TT1""lrmr. fmbiert to the cflll of
the city democratic execui'vo ro"-rn1ttwe.
T Tirov announce mv cnndl'lricv for
(omlotinPr fr tbe effv r,f TVnHflcrila
iinr th" new chirtiT. "iblnrt to ttlo
rnTI of f ritv i!nnfrn"r mm mt 1 1
rml th wMfe dnmorrlr voters of tbH
city Tour support wit' b firirerintefl.
L V.. TWUV.
T hrbv flnnniiTif' m' ffin'IMirv I for
one rtf tYkf v rom-t..nf.pr. to etft
oil under Pon'sm''i now charter. u
1oof to tbo fall of tn wWto dom"orat!i?
nrtmqrv Prd tVi. fiotton of fV.n vntorjl In
Ih'it T'f'mnrv TT"on mv roror a rltt
r.Pn nnd ,iiBtnow mnn T pnliolt thn bup
pnrt f evt voter.
A. v. CTrTrns.
T bo-o. annn'inffl mi" rnnn'Mnov fnp
rnmmlw'nnr rt t'-'O Htv of Vonmoola,
itloot to tbo r.HmoHo nt f" onll of fh
I'Kmni'HMc o"ornt(vo rommittoo. Thm
vot (mil support of evory voter will b
O J eT'T'TTrq JR.
T herohv onnounro mv rnnMarv for
city commloetoner. pubtoot tn thl call for
the white democratic nrlmarv.
ve. a. nTTVTTAM.
T herobv nnnnnnrc mv rrlov for
ritv oomm1"1"ner. iij'-ect to tbe, white
T nm a cnnMtt for rttv oommti1onr.
BuMeft to the wVilto iVmnrrntti' prlarv
nnd will apprrJat tho support of all
TTTOP TT JOHKSON,
T nm a pundHitn fo "Ttv romm'flonor
uhleot to the white prmanv T m nn
Broh'tect nnd ,im onr.,iv Interested In
nubile works. ttroot and parks. Tour
support will be Bpprrcl.itenl
R J. WKT.rrf!
I reBpectfullv announce my cnndldacy
for on of the thro Cltv Pcimrn1ploneri
to he nominated bv the white domocy'a tin
voters of Pensacola in the primaries this
Sprlngr. Tour vote will ho appreciated.
J. K. OOWAVNOV.
I herebv announce myself a candidate
for city commissioner, pnhiect to the ac
tion of the democratic primaries, and re
ppectfully solicit the support of all voteH
In this primary.
O. TT fTTKtVR MTTTT.KR.
I am a candidate for City Comml.
ploner of Pensacola iiri1"r the new c'
charter and subject to the white Demo
Your support will be
J. O. WALKER.
I hereby announce for Commlsloner
and promise to serve the peopln- faith
fully If elected. J. N. ANDflKWS,
I hereby announce mv candidacy for
one of the Cltv Commissioners to be
elected under Pennacola 's new Charter,
subject to the call of the White Memo,
cratic primary and the action of the
voters In that primary. Your vote and
support will be appreciated.
W. H. WniOTTT.
I hereby announce mysflf as a candi
date for City Commissioner, subject to
the action of the white Democratic
Primary, and respectfully solicit vour
support. (J. V. OWE.W
I hereby announce mvsolf a candi
date for City Commissioner, sublect to
the action of the Democratic Primary
and solicit the support of nil voters.
FRANK It. I'OTJ.
I am a candidate for city commis
sioner, subject to the white primary, and
will appreciate the support of a.11 voters.
II. O. ANSON.
BRENT BUILDING. PHONE 22.
Equitable Life Asturance Society
of New York.
Save money by buying
your Groceries at the Peo
ple's Supply Store. Premium
tickets with each purchase.
Cor. Gregory street and 9 th
avenue. Phone 973.
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