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STATE CAMPAIGN
OF PROGRESSIVES
Will BE OPENED
G. H. Martin to Speak at
Caldwell Tomorrow Night
—Other Meetings in Can
yon County Announced.
The fllrst big gun In the Progressive
party campaign will be tired tomorrow
night at Payette when G. H. Martirf.
candidate for governor, will deliver the
keynote speech in that city, sounding
the Progressive battle cry. While he
offlclally opens the state campaign
there he also opens the first set meet
ing for the Canyon county itinerary,
delivering addresses on succeeding
nights at various cities. P. Monroe
Smock, candidate for congress, and oth
er state candidates will also take up
their Itineraries and the campaign will
be waged north and south, east and
west, over the state of Idaho in the
fight for the people's rights.
Hold Conference Tonight.
Progressive candidates will meet in
this city at slate headquarters tonight
when the details of the campaign will
be carefully gone into and settled.
Itineraries will he prepared and speak
ers will be commissioned totake the
message of the Progressive party to the
four corners of the state. P. Monroe
Smock of New Plymouth and O. V.
Hadley of Nampa wore among the first
candidates on the Progressive ticket
to report at headquarters today. Other
candidates will arrive this evening in
time for the meeting. Mr. Martin, the
gubernatorial candidate and standard
hearer, will arrive from leh north to
night prepared to spend the balance of
the time Intervening between now and
the date of the general election on the
stump. He Is recognized as one of the
most aggressive campaigners in the
state, a speaker of ability and one who
is ably qualified to promote the cause
of the new political party;
Canyon County Itinerary.
The Canyon county itinerary which
has been prepared for Mr. Martin will
take him to Caldwell tomorrow night
to open the campaign, that city having
been designated to have that honor,
lias been arranged as follows:
Thursday night at Caldwell.
Friday night at Payette.
Saturday night at Parma.
Monday night at Emmett.
To Conduct Strenuous Campaign.
The Progressive party under the ac
tive direction of State Chairman Gip
son is prepared to wage the most In
teresting political campaign that has
ever been seen in this state, and every
effort will be put forth to elect not
only a congressman hut tile state ticket
from top to bottom. Campaign litera
ture is being sent out of headquarters
tinder the direction of the active work
ers there and voters will be kept In
formed of the Issues that are before
them for decision on Nov. 5. Facts
relating to the manner in which a pres
idential nomination was deliberately
stolen, making the Republican party a
receiver of stolen goods, particularly
so In Its national standard bearer, will
be placed in the hands of tlie voters.
The record made by Colonel Theodore
Roosevelt whil • president of tile United
States will also be placed In such form
ns to prove conclusively to electors that
lie is the needed candidate at the pres
ent time to bring relief to the political
situation In the last tight of the old
parties to champion their reactionary
policies.
The candidates who are expected to
attend the conference tonight are: P.
Monroe Smock, G. II, Martin. O. V.
Radley candidate for secretary of state;
C. C. Milos of Nez Perce county, candi
date for state auditor; John E. Yates
of Boise, candidate for state treasurer;
A lam Barclay of Jerome, candidate for
attorney general, and F. H. Skeels rf
Wallace, candidate for state mine in
spector.
BOISE VISITORS
That the big Brunoau-Twln Falls
Irrigation project, one of the largest
it the United States, is destined to
soon receive tlie direct attentions and
financial support of F. 11. Buhl, the
multi-millionaire of Sharon, Fa. as
well as that of A. Milner of Salt
Lake, Is evident from the fact that
both these gentlemen are at present
in Boise quietly looking over the plans
for the project and consulting with
those who are associated with Its
lounchlng, It Is reliably reported. -They
are also here in connection with the
big atilt that Is pending In the federal
court, wherein the' settlers on the
Twin Falls project ask for heavy dam
ages amounting to over $700,000 and
the one In which the company behind
that project brought a counter action
to secure an annulment of the suit
filed by the settlers. This case Is to
he heard on its merits in the federal
court during the present term.
While little information could be
gained from either Mr. Buhl or Mr.
Milner, as to their plan» In connection
with the big Bruneau-Twin Falls pro
ject, reports that come from an au
thentic source are to the effect that
their mission here has much to do
with It. They arrived yesterday and
since then have been In consultation
with their representatives here.
Hear Frederic Fleming Beale In re-
cital at Congregational church, Friday,
i:15 p. m Magnificent new pipe or-
gan. 827
Wa hava repaired over 36,000 watch,
•s. Why?.
CON W. HE88E. Jeweler.
OR HOLVjtnaoN. PHONE 514. S-Î7
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MADERO GOVERNMENT HAVING FAILED
MEXICANS MAY ASK DIAZ TO RETURN
Forflrlo DIM, for many yarn presi
dent of llexlMi who to now la «silo,
may bo called bock to Mote govern
the unhappy people of th* republic
to tbo couth. Preeldoat Valero, hav
lng falled to give tbo otUBtry 0 »ta
ble government, can hardly remain
at the head of Mexican affair» much
longer. Many Mexicos» wlab DIM
tc r eturn, and ho may do oo If the
call become* inalataat enough H»
he» declared that he would reapond
U Utli oountry needed him.
Ex-President Dies.
BREVITIES
A daughter was born Sept. .9 to Mr.
and Mrs. E. J. Callahan at their home
on Nineteenth street.
Mrs. Grace Paxton left todity for
Chicago, where she will spend the
whiter taking an advanced course In
art. "
The Hyde Park W. C. T. U. will
meet Thursday ufternoon at 2:30 at
tile home of Mrs. McIntyre, 816 North
Eighth strei t.
The American Woman s -league will
meet with Mrs. Stotler, 407 Thatcher,
on Thursday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock.
A full attendance Is desired.
Mr. and Mrs. R. S. bcott have gone
to Headrick, Iowa, on an extended visit.
They will also visit in Kansas and
^Oklahoma, points before returning.
J. C. Scavvell, a well known Boise
young man, will leave Saturday for
Chicago, where he will complete his
art course In the Chicago Academy
of Fine Arts.
A. II. Boomer, one of the pioneer
stage route owners in Idaho, who for
several years has been residing in Cal
ifornia, arrived in Boise today to Join
Mrs. Boomer and the two will spend
the winter here.
Th
well known pioneer, who died yesterday
morning, will be held at 3 o'clock to-1
morrow afternoon at tile family rcsl
dence, 101(1 Hays street. Burial will be
in Morris Hill cemetery.
O. B. Ruhr of Salt I,ake arrived here
yesterday anil Is to have charge of
installing the wiring system for the
Beaver River Power company
funeral of George B. Smith, tlie j
The
poles for the city work have arrived
and the wire is expected within a few
days.
Dr. G. G. Haley, tbo new paator of
the Immanuel Methodist church, has
recovered from his recent illness and
has moved his family from Puy
ette and taken up his residence at
1310 North Twelfth street, and will
occupy the pulpit next Sunday, both
morning and evening.
Six victims of tbo drink habit faced
Dunlap in municipal court thisf
five of whom received * fines I
Jmlgi
mornlrt
amounting to from $7 to $10 ami were
committed. The other, an old soldier,
was fined $7 and the fine and Impris
onment suspended upon his agreeing
to return to tlie Soldiers' Home.
Over 100
,, , , . , , ,,
Boise people boarded the i
Pony this morning for Ontario to ba
present at Boise day at the Ontario
fair. J lie Pony whs h«*ld until 7:40,
in order to accommodate the crowd, |
nearly ail of whom purchased their j
| tickets at the depot this morning.
making; the line-up at tlie* ticket window I
the longest seen there for many
months.
Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Witter of Louis
ville, Kan., are spending a few days in
tlie city visiting Mr. Wltter's sister,
.Mrs. Arnold. They are enroute home
nfter on extended trip through Cali
fornia, Washington and Oregon and
are so favorably Impressed with this
section that they are consld< rinj pur
chasing a ranch In the Boise valley and
returning here to locate.
Y. H. Abercrombie, whose home is
in Pleasanton addition, exhibited a
raspberry branch In this office yester
day, which was not only filled with
ripe raspberries of fine size, but also
contained a number of buds. Mr. Ab
ercrombie states he has ltad raspberries
on his bushes since the season opened
and expects to continue to have them
untij colil weather sets In.
Andy Labcr, a taller, was placed un
der arrest last evening on charge of
liatterj', which was filed against him in
Judge Bower's court by Angelos Cal
lis, a youth to whom Laber recently
sold a half Interest In the pressing
business of his establishment. The
youth alleges that he paid l.aber $115
for a half Interest 1 t the pressary de
partment of his shop buying a half In
terest in an electric pressing Iron and
a writing desk, which Laber has taken
from the place. The case will be heard
tomorrow morning at 10 o'clock
The members of the Boys* Knocker
club basket ball squad gave a clever
birthday surprise party on Donald
Thompson, one of their members, yes
terday, his fourteenth birthday, at hts
home, 306 South Fourth street. The
boys spent a very enjoyable evening;,
after which refreshments were served
by th* mother. Members of the squad
who were present were Ralph N.
Tourtellotte, Keith W. Nusbaum,
in attendant
were elected
Frank E. f'halfant, Howard B. John
son, Melville Rulck, Joseph A. Rob
inson, Max Smith, Donald II. Thomp
son, Ahlen B. Thompson and Earl A,
RoHlnbum, the coach.
That Henry I. Stevenson, who was
arrested upon complaint of his wife
upon the charges of battery and
support, Is not as bad as his wife
pointed him, was revealed by an in
vestigation conducted by Deputy Pro
secuting Attorney Coffin with the aid
of a detective and both cases against
Stevenson wore dismissed this morn
lng by Judge Bower, before from i
allowing vas made that Stevenson re
ceived approximately $7,7 per month
wages and that all of It was spent
for necessities. Evidence was pro
ilueed to show that he paid $30 per
month rent, that he took three quarts
of milk dally and that he had both
grocery account and a meat bill and
that while lie owed some money he
seemed to he doing the best he could
to meet his obligations.
Theresa's Alumni will hold a
cooked food sale at the Boston Grocery
Saturday, Sept, .'is
su;
OFFICERS ELECTED
BY CHORAL SOCIETY
The Boise Choral society hold its
first fall meeting last night in the au
ditorium of tlie high school with 1-5
Officers for t lie year
follows: President,
T. \V. Zimmerman; vice-president, W.
S. Hyde; secretary and treasurer, P.
A. Blckell; directors, c. O. Breach,
Mrs. Robert Adams and A. Rlsser.
The three directors witli Professor A.
K. Wesbrook, constitute the board of
directors. Plans were laid for giving
the first concert during the Christmas
holiday season and practice work will
w llhln a short time.
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Ht. Theresa's Alumni will hold a
cooked food sale at the Boston Grocery
Saturday, Sept. 28.. S27
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Party, and having lai.l aside his things
waUed for her to come down sta,rR
Needless Alarm.
A nervous man took his
waited for her tt
^ ru,n J he room
The hostess
wife to a
OF PIN MONEY SOON
saw hint standing alone In the hall, and
exclaimed excitedly:
"Oh, Mr. Jenksl Hasn't your wife
come too?"
"Dear me, madam I" screamed the
nervous man. "Nobody told me she had
ralntei(! ,, And ho rusheU up stairH bt ._
foPU thu hostCKS 0<JllM explaln.-Wo
|. B Homc Cum))un|0I1
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Con W. Hesee. Watch Inspector of
O. S. L. for 16 year*. There's a reason.
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HE'LL HAVE PLENTY
j
EXÜZ
Alfred Qwyane Vanderbilt
After October 30 next Alfred
G wynne Vanderbilt will not be em
barrassed for th* lack of pin money.
In fact bo will bo tolerably well
fixed, for on that day he will coma
Into poeaeselon of a sum estimated
conservatively at $25.000.000. Under
th* will of Cornelius Vanderbilt,
father of Alfred Qwynne, th* eon wa*
to receive half of a $50,000,000 estate
when he became thirty, and the other
half on his thirty-fifth birthday.
Alfred Qwynne will pass bis thirty*
fifth milestone os October en newt
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C0MPANYREF1ISES
TO END STRIKE OF
STREET GAR NEN
Duluth, Minn., Sept. 2k.—Willing to
end the strike, the union carmen of Du
luth made known their terms today, j
which Include: All the men on strike
be taken back without prejudice, ex- !
ceptlng the original nine men dis
charged, the cases of the nine to be
arbitrated; open shop, but no objection
to unionism; that the spread of hours
to get 10 hours' work be reduced from
13 and 16 to 12; that no lncre.ase In
wages be asked. General Manager
Warren refused these proposals. "There
Is nothing to arbitrate," tfe said. "The
traction company will appeal to the
state supreme court from the decision
of Judge Dlbell, ordering the company
to resume »ervlce. »
RECORD FOR APPLES
IN PAYEÏÏE VALLEY
Only 93 cull apples out of 511
boxes of Jonathans picked from
the Mona Lisa orchard at New
Plymouth owned by P. Monroe
Smock, sets a new record for
high grade apples raised In tlio
New Plymouth country. The
apples were packed at the Union
packing house at New Plymouth
under direction of *he superin
tendent, J. VV. Phillips, who fig
ures that only one apple out of a
thousand showed any effects
whatever" of the codlln moth.
The apples comprised the first
car shipped out of the valley
and they ewre consigned to Co
lumbus, Neb.
Mr. Smock, who Is president
of the New Plymouth Fruit
Growers' union, states that the
anplo crop In the Payette and
New Plymouth country Is of
high quality this season and he
believes that section will fur
nish the finest apples sent to
the eastern market this year.
JUDGMENT OF LOWER
COURT IS AFFIRMED
The supreme court today handed
down an opinion in one of the most
peculiar cases that lias come before
that high tribunal-action to recover
judgment for a sum paid under duress—
represented ltt the case of M. D. Wil
bur versus Bay M. Blanchard, ap
pealed from the Judgment given Wilbur
ing the Fourth Judicial district court
for Elmore county, Edward A. Walters
presiding, which Judgment is affirmed
by tlio supreme court. The opinion Is
written by Justice James F. Allshle
and concurred In by Chief Justice
Stewart and Justice Sullivan.
This action was instituted by the
plaintiff for the purpose of obtaining a
Judgment for $2170, charging the de
fendant with the extortion of this sum
from him on two several dates, the
sum of $1700 on tlie 26th day of Nov
ember, 1908, and $670 on the 16th day
of January, 1909. It was alleged that
the foregoing sums were extorted from
tlio respondent by threatening to
prosecute him for the commission of
the crime of larceny. It wup admit
ted by the answer that the plaintiff
had paid the defendant the sum of
$2150, but defendant denied tliat th
payment had been procured unlaw
fully or unjustly. The case was
tried before tbo court with a jury
and a verdict was returned and Judg
i ment entered against the defendant
the sum of $2000, being $150 less
than the sum which It was admitted
had been paid. The defendant appealed
from the Judgment.
Prof. Beale, Mrs. F. H. Brandt, Mr.
Arthur K. Wesbrook In recital, Con
gregational church, Friday 8:15 p. in.
New pipe organ. * S27
The Fight.
Willis—So your wife recovered?
Fine! I heard Ute doctors made a great
light for iter life.
Glllis—They did; and they almost
got it, too.—Woman's Home Companion.
On Tour.
Tlie Actor—What is poetry of mo
tion?
Tlie Poet—The kind that's always
going from editor to editor.—Woman's
Home Companion.
Mother Goose in Poultry Business.
It is reported that the following oc
curred In t4 small poultry store kept by
the widow of the deceased merchant.
"I should like to see a nice fat goose,"
said a customer, entering the shop.
"Vex, sir," replied the boy, "Moth
er will be down directly."—Woman's
Home Companion.
"Right O!"
Burning the candle at both ends Is
one way of making both ends meet.—
Woman's Home Companion.
Justifiable Homicide.
"That novelist says he takes his char
acters from real life."
"He should be encouraged to keep on
taking them," replied Mr. Growclier.
"The fewer like them In real life, the
better."—Washington Star.
Recital new pipe organ at Congre
gational church Friday 8:15 p. m,
Frederic Fleming Reaio, organist. S27
FOR BALE—China, silverware, cut
glass, punch bowl, good cut glass
reading lamp, ornaments, and a vic
trola. 512 Warm Springs Ave. Phone
1222 W. \ S25
FOR SALE—100 head high grade
Shropshire yearling bucks. J. J.
Jones, Meridian, Ida. • Ole
FOR RENT—4-room house at Wylie
station. $io month. Inquire 1318
Franklin. o lc
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Son—Say, mama, father broke this
vase before he went out.
Mother—My beautiful majolica vase!
Wait till he comes back, that's all.
Son—May I stay up till he does?
Extorting Confession. j An Expert.
"Some men are never content unless l "Is your chauffeur an expert?"
they are gloating over somebody." "Yes. Indeed." replied Mr. Chugglns.
"Yes. A barber Invariably keeps ask- "He can explain In a most Interesting
Ing you whether the razor hurts you j way exactly why the car Isn't running
till you nre forced to own up." most of the time."
•I You would gladly mort
gage your business to pay
for a policy of "Profit In -
. surance" —wouldn't you ? r
If you ooukl take out a policy of insurance which
guaranteed ÿou certain dividends from your store,
or business enterprise, securing against losses, you
would be glad to lose a little sleep in securing such a
form of insurance—wouldn't you?
And yet, in any business under the sun, what
amounts to such a policy of insurance is embraced in
an intelligent advertising campaign.
No advertising campaign
that was well devised and carried
out with unflinching persistence
ever failed to furnish actual "Pro
fit Insurance" for a business.
The cost of this sort of insurance for a store or
other enterprise is not "beyond your means,"—un
less you are one of the folks who ought not to be in
business at all, WHICH YOU ARE NOT! This eost
is partially payable in eash, of eourse, but only par
tially. A large part of it is payable in INTELLI
GENCE, in the capacity of profit by experience, in
what is generally known as "grey matter." This
does not moan tliat. you must "worry." It means
that you must THINK—that you must plan and
execute.
You can make your advertising cam
paign your "Policy of Profit Insurance"

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