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il. PASO
HERALD
Tuesday, September 6, 1910,
RAILROAD SEWS,
S. P. CONTINUES
WOES IN SONOItA
General Manager Ingram
Denies That Retrench
ment Is to Be Adopted.
R H. Ingram, general manager of
the Southern Pacific iri Mexico, and
assistant general manager of the Son
w ,-;i,.ro-... rrivH in the city Tues-
VfX 4JL. 1IJ1 , .J , a --w. i
day morning on the delayed tram or ,
thf Mexican National Railway iru j
Mexico City.. Mr. Ingram has oeen
t- z t tVio enmnnnv's .
maKing a-ii HispKtuuu vj. i.v. i - i
nrnnirtv in the renublic
Speaking of tho plans of the South
ern Pacific in Mexico, Mr. Ingram tooU
occasion to deny that it was ever the
intention of the road to go into Man
zanillo. "The road has obtained track
age agreement with the Mexican Na
tional road to go into Guadalajara from
Orndam," he said. "The construction
gangs are nor,' in tht most difficult
part of the work in the Tepic country,
the southernmost part reached being 20
kilometers south of the Rio Santiago.
The road has two more years, by the
terms of the concession, to complete
the gap between Yago and Tequila,
and it will be completed safely within
this time. The bridge across the Rio
Santiago has not been completed but
is in. the course of construction and
will be available for use by the first
of rext year.
"Passenger service will not be ex
tended just yet as there is nothing to
justify it until the gap is closed."
Asked concerning the reported policy
of retrenchment on the part of the
Southern Pacific, Mr. Ingram stated
that there was nothing fb it so far aa
he knew. "It would not affect thfc
construction work on the Southern Pa
cific in Mexico," he said.
Mr. Ingram is traveling in his cat
"Quliacan" and will leave for Empalmu
Sonora, on train No. 7 Tuesday evening
TRAINS NOW RUN
TO PEARSON,, CHIA.
Brakeman Has Another
Word Added to His Yo
"" eabularv in List
of Calls.
The vocabularv of the passenger
brakeman who runs on the Mexican
Northwestern south from El Paso has
been enlarged bj- one word, "Pearson."
The train that left Juarez Monday at
1:25 p. m., Mexican time, pushed its
nose to "the farthest point south" on
the line of the Mexico Northwestern.
The train will arrive at Pearson at 7 in
the afternoon on the running days,
which are Mondays, Wednesdays- and
--- ji A 4-.-- 4-s Tunro ATI
A ' t,, a 00,,0-,-c f,t
F'-T the afternoon. t1 an2 leaTe on tonight's
A daily serSe will probably be put Mexican National train for the south
on the line the first of next year and . Benedito, assistant to Ernest Mor
then the road will push its northern ' row. manager of the HVrvey house left
termmus Ss the Eio Grande to El Monday afterrfoon for San Antonio
Pao It has already been graded, vrhere ne will be married to a young
tracked and has secured terminal privi- , yeoman of ?. ?' fndi'
leSes from the union station company, j
TOPEKA CONFIRMS
s.jjjxk; oa j- vj. j.j.,0.. - ,
t- -t t " rZ:l TT-rtf ,
Railroads )tlliialS .Expect i
mm. u. !. it .1 - -r-v i - Am nm a 4
j.uat ru jictv ivcoignxAio
New Position.
Dispatches from Topeka, Kas., con
firm the statement made by TheHerald
a week ago that C. W. Kouns liLS been
appointed to succeed the late J. E. Hur
ley, as general manager of the eastern
lines of the Santa Fe, and that F. C.
f-o-c thp s-noral superintendent, has
,-j j. -a Tr,c oc- I
Deen appointed io suuitrvu .iwuno, .
tSli tTA 1 1. .L4illi,li V. . .- -w. . "
manager ot tne wera.
s general manageri of the west-
Fott a
ern lines, will have jurisdiction over
the portion of the line operating to ii
Paso and will succeed Kouns as a mem
ber of the board Of directors of the El
Paso union station.
Notwithstanding the" report of Mr
Fox's promotion, there is a persistent
report in railroad circles that he is to
resign. ,It has been reported that F. G.
Pittibone, general manager of the &'. C.
& S. F., would succeed Kouns ifFox
resigns.
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STRIKE ON LINES OF
THE SOUTHERN PACIFIC.
Maay 3Icn Are Out for Recognition of
the Union Texas Central Is
Avoiding: Similar Trouble.
Houston, Tex., Sept. 6. None of the
carmen who walked out Sunday on the
Southern Pacific lines, returned to
work: this morning.
The lines from New Orleans to El
Paso are said to be affected with the
vopntion of the HI Taso. San Antonio
c Algiers. The Houston and the Texas
Central, to avoid trouble, this morn
ing Issued orders t3iat no Southern Pa
cific cars would be repaired at its
shops here. The men seek recognition
of the union but no increase in wages.
A spread of the strike Is feared.
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MANY RAILROAD OFFICIALS
INSPECT EL PASO lilNES.
A special train carrying H. V. Piatt,
general superintendent of the southern
district of the Southern Pacific, and
party of officials, arrived in the city
Sunday and spent several hours hers.
They were accompanied by W. H. Wha
len, superintendent of the Tucson dl
vision of the S. P.
Two private cars wont west on South
ern Pacinc -NO. y .uonoay morning.
Tbe "Pocahontas" was occupied
llV i
Epes Randolph, general manager Of the i
Southern racmc in .aiexico, who ar-
rived over the Southwestern from Chi- 1
cago eariv jioncay morning, anu xne
other private car was occupied by A
I. Earling, president of the Chicago.
Milwaukee & -St Paul railway, en
route from Chicago to Globe, ArJz.
SEVEN XEif KITTEN'S
AT THE UNION" STATION
Seven assistant ticket agents arrived
over the Texas & Pacific Saturday, for
duty at the union station ticket office.
Being unaccustomed to the method of
handling round trip tickets in the El
Paso office, the assistants spoiled
about 10,000 miles of perfectly good
transportation before they were shown
their duties by the chief ticket sellers.
The new arrivals were seven kittens,
belonging to Johnnie Mershon's net cat,
"New Orleans." uney were oora caiur-
aay at 11:40 a. m.
WEALTHY FOREIGNER HERE-
TRAVEL.ING IN STATE :
Pullman private car 'Grasmere,
carrying J. de J. Pliego, and party of
seven, will arrive in the city Tuesday
afternoon on the Golden State limited
and will go to Mexico City on the even
ing train of the Mexican National rail--crairc:
to attend the centennial. Senor
Pliego is a wealthy foreigner who has
Z. i,;. ormntrv to see the sights,
He chartered a private car at New
York and ..has already, visited many of
the beauty spots or America, luciuaintj
.Niagara .Falls.
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KAIUtOAD IAX DIVORCED.
C. B. somes, Pullman conmmissary
agent at the union station, was granted
a divorce from Geneva M. Somes, hy
judge Walthall in thr 41st district
court Tuesday afternoon, ilr. Somes
alleged in his petition that his wife
left him three years ago. I
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ABOUT RA1L.KOAD l'EOPLE.
G. M. Clever has been employed by
ih G. H. as an operator.
w Casey has been employee as an
operajtor by the Southern Pacific com-
paay.
Knp-pn Fox. sreneral freight and
passenger agent of the Southwestern,
left" Monday on the Golden State for
St. IJouis.
Roy Martin, assistant city tickel
agent of the G. H., returned Tuesday
morning from San Antonio, where he
visited his parents. -.
S. C Gardner, assistant district su
perintendent of the Pullman company,
has moved from 522 West Missouri to
1118 Arizona street
Lu M. Hoover, assistant superintend
ent of the EH Paso division -of the G.
H-, is in Del Rio, the end of the di
vision, on railroad business.
Chas. Buuts, day gasman at the
union station, is laying ff from duty
on account of illness. John Mershon Is
running the union station business now.
TTpslev Holmes, son of W. B. Holmes,
city ticket agent of the T. & P., and an j
employe of the Southwestern at Carri
zozo, N. M., is in the city visiting his
father.
Billy Sickles, formerl3' a Pullman con
ductor on the old Mexican Central but
now in the lumber business in Mexico,
came up on the train from Mexico City
Tuesday morning.
T. G. Ratcliffe, chief clerk in the of
fice of the traffic manager of the G. H.
at Houston, left Monday evening for
that city, after spending several days
in the city with friends.
J. Page Kemp, freight solicitor of
the G. H-, left Sunday afternoon for
New York, going by way of New Or
leans, where he took a steamer for
the last leg of the journey.
Buren S. Whitney, clerk in the office
of the Pullman commissary, is taking
a vacation and Joe Guinane, chief clerk
in. the district superintendent's office,
is taking his place temporarily.
F S. Figarola, dining car .conductor
on the Southwestern's trains Nos. 5 and
6, nas resigned his position. Chas.
Hight, o&vthe Southwestern commissary
is (making the run tempprarily
J. M. White has been employed aa
brakeman by the G. H. and left Mon
day evening for Del Rio to take up
his duties. W. A. Goodwin has also
been employed as brakeman and will
leave for Del Rio Tuesday evening.
Private car "Grasmere" carrying M.
Pliego and party, of New York, arrived
In the eitv todav. The' Dartv is en
refute to Mexico City to attend the cen
eneoito ana nis onae tmu fblu iu
Clarence Wells, secretary ot the
UfA-.-iift "VTrtf VT-z?fiT-r m IItt-qt TP1 tVl
headquarters at New Tork, passed
t,rnnh -r, TP--Q Mondav. returning
from the -southern terminus of the El
Paso division of that road, Pearsonjto
whI(:h 5,, iervice has beenex-
iKinifii.
- B T chifef clerk ln tbe office
of the auditor of the coast line pf the
Santa Fe, at. Los Angeles, was in the
citj- Monday en route to Mexico City
to spend his vacation. He was theguest
of A. W. Reeves, manager of the traf
fic bureau of the chamber of commerce,
wnile in the city.
Conductor Charles C. Whittington, of
the E. P. & S. W., is receiving the
congratulations of his many
h arrlval f g
- ..s rA VPJltftrflav.
daugiater at his hdme here yesterday.
This event also makes TJ. S. immigrant
inspector Peter A. Rowe a versT proud
grandfather.
J. "Mullins, an old engineer, was
stricken with paralysis in his right side
Monday afternoon at his home, 705 Mis
souii street. He has not worked for
several years on account of rheumatism.
He came to El Paso in search of health.
He wag with one railroad In the east
for 30 years.
BISAPPEABS ON
DAY OF TRIAL
Believed to Have Drowned
Himself in Elver Near
Carlsbad. ,
Dalhart, Tex., Sept. 6. A wire an
nounces the mysterious disappearance
of Hicks Phillips. His grip with a note
.1 Mashed, eivine: the information thai
1 lie was tired of life was found near
i poriciiQfl V nn thft bank of the
Pecos river, and the supposition is that
he drowned himself.
Hicks was out on a ?3000 bond on a
charge of -shooting with intenjr to kill,
Floyd Tandy, who recovered.
Hicks's trial was to come up this
week before the district court. Every
effort is being used to establish the
facts of the disappearance by Hicks'a
bondsmen.
CONCERT BEGINS
AT SEVEN OCLOCK
Because or the centennial celebration
in Ciudad Juarez the weekly band con
1-v3 eniirn "TTiT! VkAtrim o 7 rlVrtlr .ln
stead of 7:30 ashas been the custom
during tne summer, ine ji.i raso Dana
is engaged to play for the centennial
j across me river aurnig uie mourn, a.nu
by changing tne time ot oeginning tns
concert from 7;30 to 7, the musicians
will be able to fill both engagements,
as the celebration will not begin in
Juarez until after 9 oclock.
The concert for this evening, whicb
has been arranged by professor J. B.
Kindig, follows:
March "The Patriots" De la Rosa
Overture "William Tell" ..... Rossini
"Los Toros," from Spanish suite..
Lacome
False Mexicano "Amada" Lu De Iejad3
Grand Fantasia ua Traviata". .Verdi
Overture "Norma" Bellini
Excerpts from the opera "Romeo and
Juliette" . Gounod
National air "Star Spangled Banner."
CHILD MAY DIE FROM
EATING MUCH MORPHINE
Gainesville, Tex., Sept. 6. As a re-
suit of swallowing a quantity oz mor
phine found in the yard Saturday, Jef
fie Beggs, the 3yearold daughter of J.
D. Beggs, is in a critical condition at
the family home here. The child is un
conscious and likely not to recover.
Children admitted free at the Air
dpme tonight if accompanied by a
grown person. Big show and band con-
cert by the Kid Band
HUNTING MAN IN
THE TEXAS BEUSH
Posses Axe Following Man
Wanted on Charge of
Killing Another.
Paris, Texas, Sept. 6. Heavily armed,
desperate and pursued by a posse of
determined deputies, S. W. Tucker, who
it is charged, shot and killed Daniel
Lynch in a quarrel nine miles south of
here yesterday, is still at large and be
lieved to have escaped to another por
tion of the county, vtvhere he is hiding
in the woodland, which is now being
skirted by guards, while the more ven
turesome of tne pursuers are penetrat
ing every nook and corner of the un
derbrush. Tucker and Lynch were both farmers
and resided near each other. A quarrel
occurred in the afternoon and followed
earlier trouble between the men.
FIVE NEG-ROES ARE
LYNCHED IN &E9R&IA
Athens, Ga., Sept. 6. An unconfirm
ed report has been received here tothe
effect that five negroeswere lynched
near Carlton, 10 miles east of here. It
is said that the negroes planned to
murder the family of J. "W. Huff, of
Blalceley, a planter, ana that a daugh
ter of Mr. Huff discovered a negro :n
her room.
Mr. Huff's daughter, according to re
ports, aroused her father, who de
tained the negro until neighbors could
be summoned by telephone. It is said
the negro confessed that "he and four
others planned to rob the house, as
sault the women, kill the occupants
and then burn the dwelling.
The dispatch says the four other ne
groes were immediately lo-ated ana
when resisting arrest were shot down.
1 BJWiJpi"i i li 'ill i1' ' 'I II t lii il M I I M ""WPjpw jaw i ii I I' i1 n ' i1 i i "i mk 'M ' ii "i l"l I 'iWpM m
.-Georgje Gorham Rice, an, ex-convict, -whose connection with the broker firm of B. H. Sheftels, cay"sed a smajl panic
In the ""Wall street section of New Tork recently as shown by the gathered crowds in the street near the brokerage
firm's offices. The first symptoms of the panic came when a curb broker hurried into the Sheftels office and wanted
cash for a 757 check on the firm wh'ch he declared the National Reserve bauk had refused to certify. Instantly
the news spread, without there being any attempt to investigate or verify. In a few moments checks on ithe firm
were being offered at 20 cents on the oHar discount. Then came the ugly rumor that Rice, an ex-convlct might
have had something to do with the trouble. The firm declared the reasonlor the bank not certifying was because
it was past the hour. But "Wall street refused to listen for a long while, and when many asked for Rice it was
said he had left the city.
BABBEE AUBESTED
01$ CHARGE OF THEE
" Professor" of Tonsorial
Art About to Leave City
When Arrested.
E. M. Hazzard, manager of a barber
"college," conducted at 512 South El
Paso street, is held at the county jail,
with a charge of theft by bailee regis
tered against him in the county court.
The charge was preferred by Carlos
Aragon and R. E. Edwards, two stu
dents of the college. Hazzaid, when ar
rested Monday night by officer Monroe,
had $58.S0 in cash and a watch in his
possession. The case was transferred
to county court from police court Tues
day morning.
Hazzard states that he was intend
ing to leave El Paso when arrested,
but that the "college" would be con
tinued, as another man was coming to
conduct it. He states that Aragon and
Edwards wanted the money baQJk that
they had paid him for Instruction. In
the complaint filed against Hazzard
by county attorney Bridgers, he is
charged with appropriating kits of
barber tools belonging to Aragon and
Edwards.
Other informations tiled in county
court by county attorney Bridgers, are
against Inez Saenz and Clemente Men
doza, both of whom are charged with
carrying brass knuckles. Lupe Gon
zales is charged with theft.
In a complaint filed Tuesday morn
nig, Ernesto Hernandez is chargai with
carrying a pistol.
CITY COUNCIL PASSES THE
UNSANITARY HOUSE HEARING.
Was to Have Been Held Tuesday, but
These Against Whom Complaint Had
Been Made Did Not Appear.
The special session of the citv council,
to have been held Tuesday morning to
hear complaints of property owners
against the desiruction of the unsanitary
adobe houses in the southern part of the
city, was not held, for the Rood and suffi
cient reason that none of the expected
complainants appeared to make their
kicks and the city fathers whowere on
the job a little late, but there just the
same, adjourned, sine die, or something
else equaTlV hieh sounding.
Dr. W. II. Anderson, the city health
officer who is leading the crusade against
the adobe buildings, was unable to be
piesent and the question wiH be brought
up at the Thursday morning session.
I1EN JENKINS ADDRESSES
MEETING OF RAILROAD MEN
Explains the "Workings of the
I'olice Department at Y. M. C.
Iiocnl
A-.
Meeting Tuesday at Noon.
Chief of police Ben Jenkins ad
dressed the Southwestern railway shop
employes Tuesday noon, taking as his
subject the general workings of the
police department, thejjuties of police
men and kindred subjects. Chief Jenk
ins also endeavored to correct several
erroneous opinions of police work, as
advanced by those with whom the de
partment often has to deal.
The noonday meetings are under the
direction of secretary Durkee, of the Y.
M. C. A., who has been securing speak-
How A Panic Can Start
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w ' immBsmf:mm&mmmgmzi
ers for the occasions. A number of
men attend the meetings and chiel
Jenkins reports he had an attentive
audience.
AMTJSEMEHTS,
BIG XIGHT AT AIRD03IE.
The popular summer theater closes
with a big show and a band concert
this evening.
As a fitting end to a most successful
season, manager Frank Rich nas in
vited the children of El Paso to be his
guests at the closing of the Aii-Sbme
tonight. All school children, if accom
panied! by a grown person, will be ad
mitted) free and besides the regular
show, there will be a concert by Reyes's
kid band.
MA.7ESTIC OPENS THURSDAY.
Thursday night the popular Majestic
will open. The full Airdome company
will present real shows. There will be
two shows1 nightly and the prices will
be 10 cents, with 15 cents extra for
reserved seats.
DEAF AND DUMB MAN IS
ARRAIGNED IN COURT.
Judge Thought He Was Held on unarge
or Using Abusive Language Many
Arrests Made on Labor Day.
It's up to (police court clerk and offi
cial interpreter, Pete Candelaria, to learn
the sign language, if he would hold his
position. Xot for many moons has he
been floored, being able to carry on a
limited conversation with all of the many
prisoners brought before judge Lea in
police court, but he met his finish Tues-
day morning. ,
It came when Hany Brown, arrested
Monday night, was arraigned.
'He's deaf and dumb," sergeant Davis
whispered to the court.
"Deaf and dumb and charged with
using abusive language; how can it be?"
asked judge Lea, glancing down the po
lice court blotter.
Judge Lea. however, then saw that
Brown was charged with fighting, and
after a written statement was made by
Brown he was released. In a note to
the court Brown stated: 'The Mexican
boys hit me with a Tock and I can show
3ou where they hit me."
Judge Lea, however, did not ask for
-visible evidences.
"It's back to the cactus for you," said
the court to W. J. Kelly, who 'stated he
was a laborer hailing from Ysleta, and
who was arrested Monday night. A
charge of sleeping in a public place was
the charge against him.
"Let's see your hands," th court said.
Kelly made a substantial showing of
callouses and was released.
Monday night and Tuesdav morning
arrests totaled 17- Fourteen of the ar
rested men, mostly Mexicans, were
charged with drunkenness. Nominal
fines were assessed in three cases. The
balance were continued until the Tues
da' afternoon session, of court.
OYER TAYO AND A HALF
MILLION BALES TEXAS COTTON
New Orleans, La., Sept, G. Texas
raised this season 2,276,000 bales of cot
ton, according to Hester's statistics
made public today. The total 'crop of
the country is 10.016.000. This places
Texas fir
h
LARG-E STATUES
COME VERY EI&H
Express Charges on Cast of
Benito Juarez From
New York, $1300.
Fifteen thousand pounds of bronze
statue arrived Monday in El Paso and
this afternoon will pass through the
local customs house. It is the statue
of Benito Juarez, for which the sister
Mexican city has been waiting to make
sure of its dedication by Gov. Satachez
Semptember 18.
Delay in shipping the statue from
Italy led to the necessity of sending1
it by fast express. The cost of its
transportatipL from New York to El
Paso aggregated $1300.
JUSTICE WATSOir SPLITS
COSTS IN FIGHT CASE.
XickRock and Mark Costello, charged
with fighting, were each fined $5 and al
lowed to divide the costs, the whole
amounting to $13.75 in each instance, in
justice "Watson's court Tuesday moraine-.
The trouble occurred Mondaj morning
while Eock was on his way to the union
labor hall to march in the Labor dav
parade. He stated that a number of
Mexicans were hissing him as he walked
along South Oregon street and that Cos
tello struck him in the face with a
whip. A fight then ensued. Constable
R. F. Mitchell made the arrest.
MEXICAN BAND MAY PLAY
AVITH THE EIj PASO BAND
Ita is probable that the third regi
unent band of the Mexican army, tem
porarily stationed at Ciudad Juarez,
will give a union concert with the El
Paso municipal band in- Cleveland
square.
At suggestion of alderman Blumen
thal, conductor Kindig, of the munici
pal band, this afternoon went to in
vite the Mexican conductor to share in
a union concert to take the form of a j
carnival of music for the people of the j
two cities, in El Paso.
CIGAR STUB CAUSES
A POOL ROOM BLAZE
A small blaze at the pool hall and
cigar store of C. E. Pollock, at 223 San
Antonio street, was extinguished at 7:30
Tuesday morning by the chemical auto
of the Central fire station. The fire
originated in a wooden box, filled with
sawdust, -which had been used as a cus
pidor. A lighted cigar stub, thrown in
the box Monday night, is said to
caused the blaze. The damage
slight. v
have
was
NEAV JUAREZ JUDGE.
In the absence of A. Miranda, A.
Pro-
vencio will act as judge of the Juarez
'district court. Judge Miranda has gone
to attend the centenary celebration in
the City of Mexico.
DIVORCE SUIT REFILED.
The divorce suit of John B. Bryan
vs. L,. F. Bryan has been refiled in the
41st district court. The original suit
was filed three years ago in the same
court.
J. Kiner and "nephew, 5. "W. KIner,
of Silver City, are visiting El Paso.
G-ILL EOBBERY CASE
DISMISSED TUESDAY
Had Been Convictodon the
Charge of Robbing Sam
uel Van Rooyen of
Diamonds.
The case of J. W. Gill, a:ihi5fc wham
I an indictment charinf; jobbery has been j
pending m the 34th district court, was
dismissed Tuesday morning apon the pe
tition and recommendation, of distnt--at
Forney AV. D. Howe.
Gill was arrested with Manen CIement3
and W. A. Naill on a charge of robbing I
bainuel an Kooyen ot aia-monos vaiueti
at over $1000. Clements, now deceased,
and Xaill were acq fitted, but Gill was
found miilty by a jury and sentenced I
to serve a five year term in the peni
tentiary.
;-
The court of criminal appeals reverse;
and Tenmnded the case. The opinion was
couched in sucli terms that it was con-
sidered impossible to secure a verdict that .
ould stand. .Mr. Howe, in asking for-the
dismissal ot the ease, was also prompted
by the statements of Van Rooven. whom
he says he saw in Los Angeles. Cal., this
summer, and v. ho, he states, informeu
him that he would nbt return to EI Paso
and again appear as a prosecuting wit
ness. Gill has been out on bond.
STUDYING
MAY BUILD
C. Falk, manager of the bond depart
ment of the Clarke & O'Brien company.
1 of San Francisco, the concern planning
! to finance the hotel project in El
Paso, has arrived here and will remain
I in the field for some time to study the
' hotel situation. "Walter IX O'Brien, of
' the same firm, has been here for the
j past three weeks investigating the dif-
it;iuiiu si Lea.
DA3IAGE SUIT OPEXS
TER3I OF DISTRICT COURT.
A jury was empaneled', in the 34th
district court (Tuesday morning for the
hearing before judge Harper of the
20,000 damage suit of E. E. McBrayer
against the Southwestern Portland
Cement companj'. The plaintiff alleges
that he sustained serious internal in
juries on October 25, 1909, as a result
of tih-e breaking of a ladder on which
h was working at che cement com
pany's plabit.
The jury is composed of R. I. Carr,
Ed Pennybaker, Frank Ascarate, TT. J.
Ritz, E. Wright, H. J. Stewart. R. Su
kerman, P. Michero, A. J. Lightfoot.
C. B. Ardoin, E. L,. Peyton and J. J.
Boone.
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- J.VV. J. KJM.J M. Z.11. XllJ
LEFT ARM FRACTURED
Disregard for the rules of the road,
added injury to insult in the case of J.
H. Sh'nn. "With his motorcycle, he
was riding along the right, and prop
er side of the thoroughfare when in
front of the Toltec club he met a Mex-
ican on a bicycle coming along on the
left. and incorrect, side of the pike.
Now Mr. Shinn is suffering from a
fracture of the left arm. The Mexican
was uninjured. Tho two bicyelos and
riders piled in a heap as a result of
the collision. '
MEXICAN AR3IY OFFICER IN
A FIGHT IN JUAREZ
Jimenez Castro, major of the Mexican
army stationed at Juarez, engaged in a
fistic affray in Juarez last night in
front of the keno house. T
An argument arose between the sol
dier and J. Grayson, an American.
"Words led to threats and then to
punches. Neitner American nor Mexican
was badly injured.
HARPER GRANTS INJUNCTION
IN THE ASCARATE CASE
Judge James R. Harper, in the 34th i
district court, Tuesday morning grant-
ed an, injunction in favor of George
Pendell against the Crosbys, the Davis ;
estate and others, restraining them t
from ejecting him from the land he i
occupies in the lower valley, pending i
the hearing or the Ascarate case.
TWO MEN-
ARE
ON
FINED .
FIGHTING CHARGE
John Peterson and Earl Maughman,
charged with fighting with "Will Marr
and Ed Kayser Sunday afternoon while
all were returning from the ball game,
pleaded guilty in justice McClintock's ,
tuuiL x ucoua uiui 1x11x3. liic 1.111c; anu
costs in each case amounted to $1S.25.
n H. I. Donald, formerly in the drug .
pusiness ln El Paso, arrived in the i
city Monday night from British Co-1
lumbia. where he organized a company
to operate a mining claim he now has
In Durang'o. He expects to leave for
Mexico TTednesday.
OUHSION HATES
VIA
latisna! Railways of isxict
Account
Mexico's Independence Centennial Celebration During
Month of September.
15 day ticket, first class . $30.20 TJ. S. Cy.
30 dav ticket, first class $40.30 IT. S, Cy.
15 day ticket, second class $15.15 TJ. S. Cy.
30 dav ticket, second class .$20.20 TJ. S. Cy.
TICKTSS ON SALS SEPT 1st to SEPT 30th inclusive.
Also
Excursion rates to all poiats of one and one-third fares
for the round trip first and second class tickets on sale
Sept. 1st to Sept. 16th, limit until Sept. 25th for return.
For further information call or address,
City Passenger Agent, SI Paso, Texas.
Send 10 cents silver
Mexico Today
Address
MEXICO TODAY MAGAZINE
Apartado 5 Bis, Mexico D. F.
"Facts About
El Pas For
Visitors To Know
El Paso has 35 miles of street t
car lines. j
El Paso has 20 miles of ysphsjlt
paved streets.
El Paso city has ch assessed
valuation of $30,000,000.
El Paso thas eight railroads md
a $500,000 union passenger tenn-
' El Paso has 25 inaih carriers,
end vhe postoffice receiyts last
year were $108,000. 7"
El Paso has never had a sun
stroke, a panic, or a strike that
tied tiPjany industry.
El Paso is one of, the nosfc Im
portant ports of entry and export
in the United States.
El Paso lias the be3t lighted
business district of any city in
Texas; see for yourself tonight.
Ei Paso railroads handled 000,
000 cars in the locaJ yards last
year and their payrolls aggre
gated $3,CGO,0Ou.
El Paso will invest $2,500,0.00
in new buildings this year and in
vest $2,500,000 more in. improve
ments and industries.
El Paso has eight banks, fire
national and three stcte, with a
combined capital of over SSyOVHV
000 and deposits of $10,000,000.
El Paso has $GO0,OOO invested
in school buildings and grounds,
and $25,000 in manual training
and domestic science eqtassaient.
El Paso is in thejceaier of s
tract of 225,000 acres of tend that
svill be irrigated by & $10,000,000
dam which the goverccient is xotp
building.
El Paso has three steam fee
engines, five conrbinstion hose sad
chemical "wagons, one automobile
combination wagon, nd extessiea
ladder track.
i
AUTO WRECKED OJT
THE COUHTY ROAD
A big black automobile, a Ford car,
is In the ditch on the west side ot 'fe
county road about four miles this side
of Yslota, where it tumbled with its
occupants some time early Monday
evening. The car was badly damaged
and the occupants are said to have been
hurt. They took the number from the
car and telephoned to El Paso for an
other auto to bring them in. The accl-
' dent happened near the White House
' saloon.
It has been stated that car 335 went
down the valley to bring the occupants
back to El Paso. Car 335 is driven by
"Stumpy" Rountree, who, Tuesday aft
ernoon, stated that he had not carried
any persons who had been in a wreck
but that he knew someone who went
down the road and brought back a
man and two women who had been In a
! wreck. He refused to state the name.
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