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MEMBER ASSOCIATED PRESS PRICE FIVE CENTS GLOBE, GLLA COUNTY. ARIZONA, TUESDAY, MARCH 22, 1910. Volume IV, Number 137 IN RAILROAD WRECK THIEVES UN ALL IS SERENE AT WASHINGTON AWFUL LOS! s&Z) DLL I FORTY-FIVE ARE KILLED T WO SCORE ARE BADLY INJURED Eye- Witness Tells Terrible Tale Train of Thirteen Cars Crashes Through and Telescopes Two Coaches and Sleeper Loaded with Human Freight When Tender Goes in Ditch Many Bodies Mangled Beyond Possibility of Identification. MARSHALLTOWN, Iowa, March 21. Forty-flvo were killed, and forty Injured when two Rock "island through trains, coupled together, left the rails at Green Mountain, Iowa, seventeen miles north of hero, today. Thirty of tho dead were identified. Tho unidentified aro at Marshalltown, many so horribly mangled that identification ny bo impossible. The railroad branch of tho Y. M. 0. A. and an apartment house near tho Chicago Great Western depot havo been converted into a hospital for the in jured. Rock Island trains No. 1j from Chicago to Twin Cities, and No. 21, from St. Louis for Minneapolis, were running coupled over tho Great Western tracks, as the Rock Island track had been blocked by a freight wreck last night. At Marshalltown tho trains were coupled. Thero is no turntable at Rein beck, whoro the trains wore to havo been put on tho Rock Island main line, and both locomotives, coupled in front of the combined train, left here run ning backwards. The train had thirteen cars. A Pullman from St. Louis was leading the train, next to the engine. Then came a smoker and a day coach in which were many women and children. COACH AND SMOKER TELESCOPED About four and a half miles beyond Green Mountain, at tho top of a hill, is a cut twelvo feet deep. In this the tender of tho leading engine suddenly Jumped tho track. This threw the head engine into tho sldo of, tho cut. Tho clay was soft and the cngino stopped instantly. Tho sudden stop ditched tho second locomotive, and tho heavy train crushed the day coach and smokor upon tho Pullman. Tho smoker and day coach wore instantly tele scoped, and hardly an occupant of either car escaped death or injury. While the last ten cars remained on .tho track, the shock sent the passen gers sprawling from their seats to the floor. Conductor William Worst was tho first to grasp the situation. Ho sent trainmen to flag No. 491, bound for Siuux City, while others hurried to Glad Tirook and Greon Mountain. The uninjured then began to remove tho dead and injured. The dead were taken to an adjoining pasture and laid on the grass. It was two hours before a relief train from Marshalltown, carrying sur geons and tho coroner, arrived. DEAD TERRIBLY MANGLED The dead, in many cases, aro crushed beyond recognition. Ileads aro sevorcd from bodies, and arms and legs cut off. '' Coroner Jay, himself a surgeon, was hastening in a Red Cross ambulance to the hospital in Marshalltown when he was thrown to the pavement as the ambulance rounded a corner. Ho was picked up unconscious, and it is be lieved his back is broken and he cannot live. St..-Thomas hospital in Marshalltown was soon filled and other rooms wcro pressed into service. The removal of the bodies showed the worst in juries among'the passengers in tho day coach and smoker. It is believed that but two of the dead were in tho Pullman. It was thought that tho bodies of all tho victims had been removed from the wreckage beforo nightfall, but lata tonight two others were found in the debris. By morning it is expected the track will be cleared and train service resumed. v Professor L. W. Parrlsh of Cedar Falls, a teacher of economics in the state teachers' college, was ono of tho first to be taken from the ruins. He was mortally woundod and died in the ambulance. Dr. J. W. Devrey of Chicago and Dr. Dunham of Sioux Falls, physicians, wero on tho train. Although injured themselves, they worked hard to succor others. James McNamara, assistant head clerk of the Modern Woodmo of Amer ica ,of Rock Island, was in the smoker. He escaped uninjured. GRUESOME TALE OF WITNESS C. W. Moior of Walla Walla, was in a lower berth of a Pullman, near tho rear of the train. "I did't realize that it was a wreck," he said. "I bounded as though a man had thrown a brick on tho floor. Tho car I was in was well back. In front of it were the mail and baggage cars. Ahead of these the smoker and Pullman. I looked out and saw the engine overturned before I realized it. "I saw somo terrible things. Ono'of the men had bcon driven head first into a window. The glass was broken, cutting him whero his head rested on the sill, and under all that awful weight above he screamed and cried for someone to kill him. I found a stick and broke the glass under his cheek where ho lay on tho jill and tho man's lower jaw fell on the ground at my feet. "Thero was an old man running about pleading for the rescue of his son. Ho was badly hurt himself. His son was cut entirely in two." May Hoffman of Waterloo, ono of the dead, was one of a party starting out on a pleasure trip. Somo months ago sho took third prize in a nation al beauty contest conducted by tho New York World. WIND SCATTERS OIL FROM GREAT GUSHER Many Thousands Lost When Storm Lets Loose BAKKRSFIKLD. Cal., Jlarclt 21. A fierce wind and sand storm, preceding ii heavy. rain, scattered 21,000 barrels of oil spouted by a Lake View gusher today. Derricks, buildings and grounds wcro painted black by tho fluid. The oil was nil lost. The total loss will be in tho vicinity of $15,000 to 20,000. Stockmen and ranchers, however, are greatly benefitted. K REFUSE TEMPORARY ALIMONY TO GOLDIE White Wife of Jap Gets No Sympatic in Court DENVKR, Colo., March 21. Judgo Ifliss today refused alimony to Mrs. Goldio Yamada, tho white wife of Suye ki Yamada, president of tho Toy-Doshi club, a Japaneso organization. Relief was asked pending trial for divorce. It is tho fust refusal for temporary ali monv. WEATHER BULLETIN WASHINGTON. D. C, March 21. Foiecast for Arizona: Generally fair, Tuesday and Wednesday. I GREAT WORK DONE ON PANAMA CANAL More Work Done This Feb ruary Than Ever WASHINGTON, D. C, March 21 Work on tlio Panama canal is booming. Tho last edition of the Canal Record shows that more material was taken out of Culebra cut last month than in any February Bince ground was broken. The total was 1,259,413 cubic yards, a daily average of 54,757 cub,ic yards. TAFT IN DEFENSE OF NEW TARIFF MEASURE Sets Forth in Detail Just What Ooocl Points It Is Proved to Possess TALKS TO RHODE ISLAND JEWELERS Makes Answer to Accusers of Executive Usurpation in Legislation PROVIDENCE, R. I., Maich 21. Vilh Aldridi seated on his left hand, Taft tonight earnestly defended the tariff bill in his address at tho annual dinner of tho- New Knglrtud Manufac turing Jewelers and Silversmiths. He received an enthusiastic greeting. The H"jident expressed tho hope that it would not bo necessary to apply the maximum rates, against Canada, thus bearing out the reports yesterday that negotiations with the dominion had taken a favorable turn. "Seven months of the new tariff havo proved a number of things," said tho president. . "First, t is the best revenue-getter we oyer had. "Second, it is shown lliat it has the largest freo list. "Third, the rates of the Dinglev hill have Ixen materially reduced. "Fourth, by creation of a customs eotnt, wo have piovided means for a speedy and just 'administration of tho customs law. "Fifth, it provided freo trade with tho Philippines, a measure of "justice which should have been given as far back as 1000. "Sixth, it furnished the executive, by a maximum and minimum principle, with the leverage to secure from all foreign countries fair treatment of American products without undue dis crimination. "Seventh, the now tariff law has pro vided a permanent board. My inten tion is soon to ask congress for an ap propriation of $200,000 to $250,UU0 to enable the board to get the truth con cerning the protected industries of this country, so that when wo again havo occasion to revise the tariff wo will have a board to record the facts. "Under the new law has proceeded great prosperity. Tho wage earners have all they can do at unusually high rales of pay. I don't think the prices so high as to cause suffering. " The president declared that because lie has attempted to convey his views t'o eongres-, with "some detail" there had arisen talk of executive "usurpation. "Tho danger of executive Usurpa tion in this country," he added, "is rather the subject of the fervid imagi nation of the political orator than some thiu gon which to base fear for the stability of our institutions." Meat Packer Admits Com- . pany Lost IVEoney When Wave Swept Country WASHINGTON, T). C, Maich 21. General Michael Ryan, picsident of tho Cincinnati Abbattoir e,ompany, testi fied befoie tho senate committee on tho high cost of living this afternoon. He is the only meat packer so far who admitted that tho recent meat boy cott hurt the company. Ho acknowledged that tho company lost several thousand dollars weekly whilo tho boycott was in progress. ' He attributed tho higher cost of meat to tho growing prosperity of tho conn try, saying that more people are eating meat now than in former years. BOYCOTT HURT RAPID RACE OUuLn Pittsburg Aldermen Not So Very High Priced Ma- jority Got $100 AFTER HIGHER UPS Forty Lawmakers Confess to Graft and Take Im munity Baths PITTSBURG, Pa., March 21. As tho result of the first day's probe, follow ing tho confessiou of Ex-Councilman John Klein, forty present and former councilmen under indictment and ten others with suspended sentences and held on $500 bail, upon their own con fession shared in the $102,000 pofto influence legislation. All day .ludgo Frazer sat as commit ting magistrate, his desk becoming tho thione of race to many councilmen un der suspicion, who swarmed beforo him to "Bo washed of their sins." On ono floor of tho court building tho grand jury would hear the conscience-stricken councilmen, who would then go before Fraser and take tho im munity bath offered by tho district at torney, who is alter the "Higher-ups." While these proceedings were going on, and as each counci man-appeared, the clamor of "When aro we going to get tho big ones:" went up. Once during the .lay a councilman rushed in cryfiig, 'T want to con fess 1 " "Como tomonow, " was the reply, "we are too busy now." The amounts taken by thoe who con fessed were not more than $100 in most case3. Ono got $500. Shower of Resignations As fast as tho present councilmen ap pealed after they had relieved their conscience, they wero ordered to im mediately lesign from the city govern ment, and in every instance a letter of resignation was written, which the district attorney mailed to Mayor Me Gco beforo tho guilty left the building. The men indicted aie from varied pro fessions. Somo arc professional poli ticians and one a private detective. Saloonkeepets, physicians, market moii, tailois and real estato men are on the list. C. C. Schad, a market man, is also a member of the legislature from Allegheny county. Among tho men to come forward dur ing tho afternoon was Dr. W. II. Weber, a member of tho select council. Theie was an upioar among the crowded cor ridors when ho was seen to come from court and the expression was heard: "Where will it end?" Couldn't Kemember All Weber told the judge how he had re ceived $10,000 to bo distributed among tho councilmen for thoir votes and in fluence in the passago of an ordinance to vacate a certain street. He pleaded no defense to the charge of conspir acy. Weber said ho gave the inoncv to about thirty or forty councilmen. He could not remember all tho names, but lecited a list including some of the most prominent members of both councils. To each man, as lie stepped up to day, tho court stated that he held in hand information entered against the defendant by Henry Miith, chief of county detectives, charging him with having leceivcd a specified amount for his vote cm certain council ordinances or lesolutions then ponding. "What do you wish to do 3" asked the court. 'J Waive healing, " was tho invari able reply. "Defendant waives hearing and is held to the court on $500 bail," said tho court and tho man in question stepped asido for another to take his place. An indicement was returned by the grand jury almost immediately after the defendant had entered a p'ea of nollo contendere. Klein Is Corroborated When court adjourned it was decided that tho grand jury hold a night ses sion. Weber, therefore, was taken lie fore the? body, where he is said to have lecited knowledge of graft and con spiracy corroborating Klciu's, confes sion in every detail. At 9:I!0 p. m. it was announced that the jury was ready to mako a present- nient. Judgo Fraser came to court half an hour later and indictments wero found against forty of tho present and former members of tho two branches of the city council. Fortyono names was the presentment, but ono of tho men notified tho district attorney tlia he would be on hand tomorrow to make a complete confession. The men indicted tonight will be al lowed until noon tomorrow to volun tarily appear, and then the county Tie tectives will bo sent with warrants for their arrest. While before the grandjjury, Weber was unablo to remember ah the men to whom he paid money, but checked them up by having a list of councilmen read to him from the city manual. Tho ways in which the money was delivered to them were many, as do scribed by the confessing councilmen. Somo had it thrust into their hands while standing in public places, some received it by mail, while others had envelopes adroitly slipped in their pock ets whilo they admired adjacent scen ery. The jury was ordered to report and 'ctontinue the investigation tomorrow. In all indictments the men will bo rec ommended to mercy if they come be fore the court voluntarily. Klein is still guarded by detectives. Ho said today: "You know there is supposed to be honor among thieves, but I stood it as long as I could. When the highest court in the state refuses to hear your appeal attorneys can't help you much. "I followed the advice of my attor neys and as the result I served .a thirty days' sentence in jail for contempt. I also paid for the advico they gave men, which landed mo in jail. Now I be lieve when your attorneys can't help you further a man had better try to help himself and family, as well as do something for the public." T MEN II National Packing Company and Sixteen Firms Are Defendants CHICAGO, March 21. Eight weeks after it began the Investigation of al leged violations of the Sherman anti trust law, the federal grand jury today returned indictments against tho Na tional Packing company and ten sub sidiaries. Immediately upon announce ment of the indictments, the govern ment filed a suit in equity seeking tho dissolution of the company. Sixteen firms and individuals are made defend ants. The indictment is issued on behalf of the National Packing company. Ralph Crews, general counsel, tonight intimates his determination to fight the government to tho limit. TWENTY INJURED" IN DAKOTA WRECK BISMARCK. S. D.. March 21. Twenty wero injured in a wreck on the Minneapolis & St. Paul train, which left the track near yore tonignt. I CTEO Weston, Famous Walker, Ahead of Schedule on Continental Tramp DWJBbp. WjSTOjF "& v if! V:dS$ WW' li WWm I mmmw mhmmk mmmm. I P? K J"' iJsfSlr 4i? KANSAS CITY, Mo., March 21. Reports from the route of L'dward Pay son Weston through tho west reflect the great interest taken by the people in the veteran walker and his beating of the schedule set liv himself for his walk from Los Angeles to New York in 100 days, excluding Sundays. Sev eral days ahead of his, own time, Weston was reported by physicians to be in splendid condition, with every prospect of finishing his transcontinental walk in record time. Weston walks six days in a week and rests on Sunday, as ho is a stickler for a strict observance of the Sabbath. He left Los Angeles on his way to New York late on tho afternoon of February 1. Last year Wes ton failed by four days to accomplish his self alloted task of walking across the continent in 100 days. Ho recently celebiated his seventy-second birthdiiy by walking seventy two miles on that day. His schedule calls for an aver age of thirty eight miles a day. SPEAKER CANNON RESCINDS HIS ANGRY TALK The Lion and the Lamb Lie Down Together Pending Coining Caucuses DEMOCRATS APPEAR TO BE SATISFIED A Few Insurgents Only Arc Belligerent and After Cannon's Scalp WASHINGTON, I). C, Maich 21. The house passed its first day or bus iness following tho great eruption last week with lemarknble quietude, and tonight, when adjournment came, there was an air ot calmness ana unity mat, to observers made tho recent events ap pear a'most unbelievable. Peace appeared near, notwithstand ing that less than ten days distant is the selection of the new rules commit tee, with all its embarrassing complui cations. Many elements contributed to today's calm. The democrats arc satisfied with the situation as it is left them after four days of fierce strife, and content to let matters drift a while. The regu lars, realizing from the violent out bursts of the press and from various insurgents over Satunlay night's peeeh of Cannon when he called them "cowardly members," thuti party harmony was to be gained only by the most diplomatic tender of the olive branch, are most adroit in their rela tions with the insurgent brethren. Those insurgents who voted to oust Cannon fioni the speakership are emi nently satisfied today, and like the dem ocrats, will let things drift. Tho scoie or so of insurgents who voted for retention- of Cannon, only to be lewarded by tho withering blast from the speaker, supplied the only dis coidant note. They reached the capi tol in a decidedly belligerent frame of mind. Insurgents Belligerent Several, like Representatives Norris of Nebraska, Madison of Kansas, Hayes of California and two or three others, gave their views fully to the press, sparing no words voicing their indigna tion at the situation. Two or throe of .them talked loudly for continued vt.nrfaie further fight on tho rules of 220.127.116.11.18.104.22.168.4.4. 22.214.171.124.4.4 MAY BAR BOTH 1THTTS7?. T.TP, A TTTCT? R OFF COMMITTEE WASHINGTON, D. C, March 4 21. Inasmuch as tho speaker has 4 4 been barred from the rules com- 4" 4- mittee, it was suggestcr today in 41 informal discussion by the regu- 4" 4" lars, that the two floor leaders and 4 4 all chairmen of committees also be 4 4 declared ineligible. 4" 41 Minority Leader Giar- is a mem- 4 4" ber of the old committee. A broad 4" application of the principle might 4 4- bo construed to chairman of com- 4 4- tecs, who might be innueneed by 4" 4" their narrower interests in the 4 4 standing committees. This would 4 4 bar Payne as head of the ways 4 4 and means, Tawney as chairman 4 4 of the appropriations, and Mann, 4 4 as chairman of the interstate com- 4 4 mittccs. 4 4.44444444.44.444444' the house, upon Cannon and on the reg ulars' selection of the new rules com mittee. But, notwithstanding their loud cries of renewed rebellion, they were met on all sides by smiles and conciliatory words from the regulars. Not tho least influence in producing a general air of forgiveness was the word which came indirectly from Can non is to the effect that ho speaker had moderated his attitude toward the men he had denounced Saturday night, and almost to a certainty that the "Speaker had been misquoted in his remarks," or something of the kind. One of the strongest evidences f the day's tendency toward peace was1 the nomination of Majority Leader Payne for a place on the new rules committee by Norris, leader of the insurgents and author of the resolution that precipi tated tho recent war. Norris said that as Minority Leader Clark was to be a member of the com mittee ho believed Payne should also be on the committee. Some See Humor Half of tho house appeared to find something humorous in the situation, and tho bitterness and rancor of the last few days appeared to gradually dis sipate. Whether ,it has any greater significance than the mere incident of pne legislative day cannot be foretold. The republican caucus oh the selection of a new rules committee, it is an nounced, will not bo held until Satur day night. Nearly all the insurgents, both those who voted for and against tho speaker Saturday, announced that they intend to enter the caucus. Hayes and 0110 or two othc-s. early declared they would not under any circumstances enter the caucus unless they had assurances of who the new members of tho committee would bo, and that they would bo sat isfactory to the insurgents. Many regular republicans volun teered the opinion that tho insurgents would be represented on the rules com mittee. A few, but only a few, as serted that they should not have repre sentation. Leaders of the insurgents said they would hold no meeting before the cau cus of tho democrats, though Leader Clark, acting as caucus chairman called the caucus for Wednesday night. Three selections aro sure. They will bo Clark of Missouri, Fitzgerald of New York and Underwood of Alalia na Nothing but unanimity of sentiment is expected at tho democratic meeting. Somo of tho committees began work again today and by tomorrow iMs ex pected the grind of legislation, includ ing the measures of Taft, will again bo in full swing. TAWNEY DECLARES IT'S A FALSEHOOD Denies Fatherhood of Reso lution to Oust Cannon WASHINGTON, 1). C, March 21. The published report that the resolu tion last Saturday declaring the speak ership of the house vacant was inspired by a member of the republican major ity, is positively denied by both sides today. Uuileson was asked about it and denied tho report. When informed that it was said to have come from Representative Tawney, Burleson called to Tawney and demanded: "Did you say that!" "It's a lie," responded Tawnev. "It certainly is a lie," concluded Burleson, "anil I would like to know the name of the man who started it." CALIFORNIA RAIN OF GREAT BENEFIT LOS ANGELKS, Cal., March 21. Rain fell generally over the southern portion of California today, with pros peets of continuing all night. Some damage is reported from various sec tions, but this is overbalanced by tho great benefit to growers, ranchers and farmers. ALLEGED BURLGAR MUST COME BACK SACRAMFNTO, Cal., March 21. Governor Gillett has granted a requisi tion from Arizona for the return of Lonnio Long, alias Lonnie Lang, kant cd in the territory on ii burglary charge. Long is under arrest at San Bernardino.