EL E4.SO HERALD
Wednesday, Nov.- 23, 1910.
TELLS IF FIGHT!
IN TOWNS OF
(Continued from -vPafire One.)
rurales up to guard Terrazas's home,
Evenyone was frightened.
FlRht at 3Iadera.
"We heard of a fight at Madera as i
bad a one as they had at Gomez. They I
said Madera had been taken. They '
sent 25 rurales, poor fellows. "We heard
that 300 troops sent down to Parral
had been killed as fast as they got
off the train. Instead of stopping cut
of town and marching up, they ran.
right into the city and were killed
like a lot of sheep. Everybody seem
ed to think that Chihuahua would be
stormed next, and it looked thit way
all right. "We heard lhat they had shot
the chief of police at-Parral, shot him
all full of holes.
Everybody Armed at Jimenez.
"At Jimenez they had bought up all
the guns, and were distributing them.
Even the porters in the hotels were
given arms. They said, 'here is a gun,
now fight for your home. I could
have got one if I had wanted it. They
would take your name and deliver the
rifle. They seemed to think that the
people would fight against the revolu
tionists, but it didn't look that way
any place else, did it
Promising Soldiers Promotions.
"Talk about the spirit of the thing:
It was general; everybody was either
excited or frightened. The govern
ment officials were promising advance
ment If they fought well. But the revo
lutionists had got in -first. Somebody
had played traitor, it semed. I saw a
translation of a circular which had
been distributed among the troops. It
was signed by Francisco I. Madero, i
and said that the soldiers were noth
ing but slaves, and asked them to turn
before it was too late. On the bottom
of the paper was a coupon. If that j
coupon was torn off and returned It i
signified that the men would fight
against the government. The circular
cited the revolt in Porfugal and Tur
key, and warned the revolutionists not
to harm Americans. "They are our
friends it said, 'although they have
received the best from the govern
ment. Every circular was numbered."
Mr. Sprenger was in Mexico City
at the time of the anti-American dem
onstration. He said he was spat upon,
and a .student and an agitator killed.
The traveler is a diamond merchant,
employed by the Bernard, Bandler &
Sons of New "Fork City.
JUAREZ QUIET AND
NO TROUBLE FEARED
One Hundred and Fifty
Volunteers Armed to
All is absolutely calm in Ciudad Jua
One hundred, and 50 volunteers have
been secured and armed to assist the
police If necessary, but no extra police
are on duty.
There are about 300 soldiers of the
12th infantrji .stationed "at the Juarez
garrison, and a 'company of rurales
near the city.
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THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
"WIRES ARE ALL TAKES.
An attempt by the "Western Union
Telegraph company to secure the use
of a wire over the federal telegraph
lines from Mexico City to El Paso to
connect -with the Denver office of the
Asociated Press has been unavailing.
Officials of the federal lines in Mex
ico City stated that they were compell
ed to refuse the request as they had
more than enough business to keep
their only line from Mexico City to
Chihuahua fully occupied.
For the first time in 15 years of
operations, the leased wire of the As
sociated Press from Laredo to Monte
rey and Mexico City has been- com
mandeered by the Mexican government
on the plea of military need.
TEXAS RANGERS ARE
ORDERED TO THE BORDER
Austin, Tex., .Nov. 22. Governor
Campbell has ordered Capt. J. .
Rogers and three1 rangers to Zapata
county. The men were sent upon re
.ceipt of a telegram from district at
torney Tails, who said he had been
notified by a Mexican general that aa
armed force of Mexicans were organ
ized there. '
Sliexlco CU-y, Mexico, Nov. 22. Fighting was reported this afternoon at
Papers exposing- the conspiracy to slay Mexican officials were "Hiscov
ered during- a raid by the police Snnday. Three employes of El Imparclal
bad been furnished with explosives aad were Instructed to use It at the first '
report of an uprising, which vras planned, for last Sunday. The welssure of
the plans on the day on which they were to be executed Is thought to have
had great effect In heading off the rebellion.
Orizaba is reported quiet.
Miguel S. Macedo, subsecretary of the govern ment, was also listed for
President Diaz was to he captured but his life spared because of his
past services to the country.
The bodies of those killed were to be suspended from the electric light
wires in the streets.
The building of El Imparcial was to ' have been destroyed by dyna
Eagle Pass, Texrfs, Xor. 22 The federal garrison at Torreon surrendered,
it Is reported, after their numbers had been depleted hy more than half in
dead and Injured.
At Torreon is a colony of perhaps 450 Americans and many millions of
American capital are Invested there.
After the garrison of nearly 300 feeral troops at Gomez Palaclo went over
to the revolutionists yesterday, a fast march was made to Torreon, at least
1000 well armed men composing the attacking bodv.
ES IN CHIHUAHUA
MRS. E. SAGE.
Chicago, I1L Special). "I highly
recommend Duffy's Pure Malt "Whis
key. I was very sick last Spring with
La Grippe and took three bottles of
Duffy's Pure Malt "Whiskey. It cured
me completely and now we keep it in
the house all the time." Mrs. E. Sage,
2227 Barry Ave.
Thousands, like Mrs. Sage, have been
cured by Duffy's Pure Malt "Whiskey,
which stimulates and enriches thes
blood, aids digestion, builds new tissues
and assists in killing the disease germs.
The system must be kept strong and
vigorous so that it will throw off dis
ease. It is the weak, run-down, worn
out system that contracts those dis
eases thatso often prove fatal. Take
heed, build up your body, keep your
blood rich, then you need have no fear
It is sold in SEALED BOTTLES
ONLY by all druggists, grocers and
dealers, or direct, $1.00 a large bottle.
Look for the "Old Chemist" on the
label and make sure the seal over the
cork is unbroken. Medical booklet con
taining rare common sense rules for
health and testimonials, also doctor's
advice, sent free to any one who writes.
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(Continued From Page One.)
and was not going back to see,
brought his family to the border.
Francisco Madero is reported to be
in northern Coahuila where he is or
ganizing the forces of the revolution
ary cause. Everyone in Mexico, even
the pro-government sympathizers, ad
mit that the movement is the best
organized that has ever been pulled
off in Mexico and that the trouble has
just started. Every part of the re
public seems to have been organized
and the juntas are now active in get
ng the propaganda of the revolution
"Oppression" the Slogan.
"Oppression." That is the one word
wnich the revolutionists are using "as
their slogan. The oppression of the
Mexican government is the thing the
dissent is based upon and the fall of
the Diaz resign seems a reality. . It will
be no surprise to many Mexicans if
the troops go over. The proclamation
ofering the officers advancement lis
having Its effect and the army is now
wavering between the old and the new
At Torreon everything was closed
Sunday and no demonstrations were
At Jimenez all persons, vnclading
Americans, were given- arms if they
declared themselves loyal to the' gov
ernment. One American who came
to the states this mornin
the seat of the military operations for
the northern zone, it is said; and troops
will be mobilized there for distribu
tion to the different parts of northern
Torreon, Gomez Palacio and Parral,
which are now the center of the revo
lutionary disturbances in Mexico, are
three o fthe most Important commercial
and manufacturing cities of central
northern Mexico. Torreon is a cllv
of 40,000 people and has an American
population of more than 2000. It is in
the center of the famous Laguna cot
ton district of Mexico and has exten
sive cotton manufacturing industries,
Including three krge cotton mill?, two
cotton seed oh mills and large cotton
cloth mills. Americans are heavily in
terested in manufacturing there and a
numbe rof the leading business houses
are owned by Americans.
Gomez Palacio is a city of 20.000,
three miles from Torreon, and con
nected with it by electric car lines. It
is a division point on the Mexican Cen
tral railroad, has .the largest soap and
cotton seed oif works in the world,
and has a large American colony.
Parral is a mining city of 14,000
people, with many Americans, and Is
in the heart of the famous mining dis
trict of Durango.
At Torreon is the largest smelter in
was given I Mexico, and one of the largest in the
r roco rf -rvnT-11 onI lisi'rA. - n k.n lnHrvn w..tiA
MAKE WILLS HERE
Two of Madero 's Lieuten
ants Were In El Paso
Two Madero leaders were in El Paso
last week to ma.ke their last will aatl
testament before going to the front to
lead the insurgent forces against the
towns of Parral, Gomez Palacio and
Jose de la Luz Soto, a wealthy cat
tleman, of Jiminez, and one of tho
most influential men of the state of
Chihuahua, accompanied by Abraham
Gonzales, president of the Antlreelec
tionlst club" of Chihuahua, and state
leader for the Madero party during the
recent election, came from Jimenea
"V ednesday to make their wills hero
before joining the revolutionary
forces at Jimenez and Gomez Palacio.
They arrived here "Wednesday morn
ing on the National railways train
from Mexico City. They went immedi
ately to a notary public where thoir
wills were drawn and signed. They left
the same evening for the front antI
are thought to be leading the fighting
at Gomez Palacio or Parral.
"While in El Paso the insurgent
leaders warned their friends to watch
the situation closely in Mexico, as
something significant would happen
within a Very few days, they said. The
uprisings in the towns of Gomez Pa
lacio, Madera and Parral are thought
to be what they had in mind.
The revolutionary leaders were in
communication by .cipher with Frar
cisco Madero, who -was at San Antonio
at that time. They represent the bet
ter element of the revolutionary forces
and are in close touch with the entire
movement against the government.
Rah Rah Rah!
E. P. H. S. vs. E. P. 31. I.
Of course you're going to the
big football game at Washing
ton Park on Thanksgiving day
don't you think you'ld look
better and feel better in one of
those nobby new outer gar
ments we show? smart style
cloaks for 'the girls, swell over
coats for the tboys. And then,
too, there are the furs, gloves,
and other things that you really
ought to have both, for appear
ance and comfort.
at 3:30 p. m.
LEAVE BUSINESS TO
GET OUT OP MEXICO
.Chihuahua Merchants Eeach
El Paso and Confirm
Reports of Trouble.
That the trouble in Mexico is seri
ous, is believed by Primitivo Enrlques
and Louis Estrada, two Chihuahua
merchants, who arrived in El, Paso
Tuesday morning with their families?,
over the National railways. Both are
endeavoring to secure houses in El
Paso and have announced their inten
tion .of remaining In the United States
until the trouble is over.
The hasty exit from Mexico was due,
Mr. Estrada said, to the effort of
army officials to enlist himself and
partner. Upon their refusal, a com
pany of rurales was sent, but the Chi
huahua merchants left the city before
their arrival. Estrada states that he
and his partner are members of a Ri
fle club in Chihuahua and that an
effort is being made to force all the
members of the club into the regular
Estrada confirms the report that a
tralnload of soldiers left Chihuahua
Monday afternoon for Parral, as a re
sult of the serious trouble there.
Estrada also states that a telegraph
operator at Chihuahua told him that a
report had gone over the wires that Ro
dolfo Valles, the mayor of Parral, had
been seriously wounded and was ex
pected to die.
LAUNDRY BAGS Shoe bags,
pillow tops, table covers, cen
ter pieces, etc., pretty fancy
styles worth up to SA Q-
65c; each t;
Cotton ribbed vests and pants,
cream color only, for children
of three to six years. Regular
50c quality ;4 Q
each v w
LACE 'Valenciennes lace and
insertion in a variety of good
patterns and widths, qualities
worth regularly 15c;
a yard vv
FELT SLIPPERS Women's
fur trimmed felt Juliettes in
all eolors, and women's "Com
fy" felt slippers. Extra good
SILKS Special lot of extra
quality silks in plaids, and per
sian patterns. Regular $1.25'
a yard Js
BROADCLOTH Best quality,
all wool, sponged and shrunk
Broadcloth, 56 inches wide in
all the fashionable colors. Reg
ular ?3.00 quality,
BROADCLOTH All wool chif
fon broadcloth in street and
evening shades. 50 inches wide,
sponged and shrunk; $2.00 and
$2.25 qualities, A O Q
a yard t) X &J
pecial Attractions For
Our Store Will Be Closed
$75.00 Windsor Wilton Rugs $5Z.50
Our handsomest quality of fine Wilton 'Bugs, 9x12
feet, in Persian, oriental and conventional designs,
soft rich colorings in browns, tans, greens and red.
With linen fringe. A quality, sold everywhere for
$75.00. Our special - & El 7 tLf
price ., yjL.JJ
36x63 inch Rugs to match, $12.50 quality I $8.25
$55 New Ventnoir Wilton
Extra quality Wilton Velvet Bugs, the 9x12 size,
in unusually handsome persiah, oriental and con
ventional designs, richly colored. A quality sold
everywhere for $55.00. Our a iAAA
special price $qJ.JJ
36x63 inch Rugs to match, $10.50 quality ,. . $6.25
Scotch and French Madras
All our best quality imported Scotch and FrencH
Madras cloths in fast woven color designs in red,
tan, green, and browns. A big assortment of the
newest designs, in the 36 to 48 inch' widths, quali
ties worth from Toe to 85c ; , A o
specially.priced, a yard ,.. -.-. -- t"
Last Day of the Linen Sale
Tomorrow is the last day of the. great linen Sale,
and we propose to make it one which will be long
remembered by giving values even greater than be
fore. Come tomorrow and see the splendid offer
$1.00 Damasks, a yard .-....69c
$1.25 Damasks, a yard ..,. 85c
$1.35 Damasks, a yard 96c
$1.65 Damasks, a yard $1.38
$2.00 Damasks, a vard ' $1.69
$3.00 Damasks, a yard $2.25
$3.00 Xapkins, a-dozen $1.98
$2.50 Napkins, a dozen $1.89
$4.00 Napkins, a dozen $238
$1.75 Lunch Cloths, each 98c
65c Fancy Linen Scarfs, Centers, etc ..-.-........ .. 48c
All Special Items in the Beady-to-Wear and Mil
linery Depts., continued all day Wednesdy. -
BACK TO MEXICO
Denison Tex., Nov.- 23. One hun
died Mexicans employed in railroad
construction here have quit and left
the city, the majority going to San
Antonio., It is beeved they intend
participating in the Mexican revolu
tion, as they made heavy purchases of
firearms and cartridges at the local
stores. A report says a company was
organized here by secret agents of
Madero and that the men are being
sent to Mexico daily from north Tax
as construction camps.
NOTED WRITER GOES TO
Otheman Stevens, dramatic and mu
sic critic for the Los Angeles Exam
iner, staff contributor to Cosmopolitan
Magazine and playwright, spent Sun
day In El Paso en route to Mexico to
investigate the revolution for tho
Hearst publications. While here he
was the guest of Mr. and Mrs. G. A.
Martin at '514 Corto street. Mr. Stv-
a kuii anu ioiu io use n m case ca ; worm, ana tnere are three large rubber Lens has frequently had interviews with
"UUUIC- - viuuuauua, ctci.Luui m piaiiu., au giving employment to thou- president Diaz and knows
clcsely guarded. This is to be mado j sands of the lower class of Mexicans. I well.
ASQ,UITH ASSAULTED B5f
London, Eng., Nov. 22. Pre
mier Asqulth has yield-jd to the
importunities of the suffra
gettes and in the house of com
mons announced today that if
he is still in .icer at -Jjo next
session of parliament the gov
ernment would give facilities
for consideration of the wom
an's franchise bill so framed
as to admit of free amendment.
Premier Asquith was assault
ed by the suffrigettss in tne
hous of commons and was
saved roJ,h handJmtr only by
the prompt arrival of the police.
TAFT IS BACK
i T?T?nMT&WAMA TPTP
Huns Into Serious Storm on
High Seas Before Put
ting Into Port.
Norfolk, Va., Nor. 22. President
Taft arrived in Hampton Roads this
morning on the cruiser Tennessee on
his return from Panama.
President Taft en route home from
Panama, was in reality upon a high sea
when the U. S. cruiser Tennessee and
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HARRISBTJRG, TA., HAS
A COSTLY BLAZE.
Harrisburg, Pa., Nov. 22. Fire which
started in the Rotteral office building
in Market Square in the heart of Har
risburg threatened half a dozen of the
big buildinfgs In tho heart of the city
The Patriot office building -was en
dangered by sparks and the office
force moved to the Telegraph building.
Surrounding towns were asked for aid.
The fire was confined to four build
ings on Market square and a hard
fight was made to save the Patriot
' Vial- rfTtrr. f i 'XTYnf-Q no rxTarck tnacarl
uuuul uy a. nururaesiern siurtn ujj. me
northern coast of Florida.
For hours the vessels battled against
a 40 mile gale and were tumbled In
the' turbulent sea. The president dem
onstrated that he is a good sailor and
thoroughly enjoyed the blow.
When the storm struck, the speed
of both vessels was reduced from 17 to
AUTO TRAIL BLAZERS
LOST ON DESERT.
Phoenix, Ariz., Nov. 22. A.
L. Westgard, wife and child and
chauffeur, Ray F. McNamara,
automobile trail blazers, and
transcontinental tour for the
Touring club of America, are
believed to be lost on the desert.
They are overdue here four
days and money and telegrams
are piled up awaiting them. New
York exhibits much uneasiness.
Is Lcated In tOolorado
Springs; An Ex-Slave
Donates the Land.
Colorado Springs, Colo., Nov. 22.
James K. Polk Taylor, a former slave,
71 years old and his freeborn wife,
have given 4S0 acres of land at Cal
hon; 40 miles east of Colorado Springs,
to the Charles Sumner Tuberculosis
association as a site for a national tu
berculosis sanatorium for negroes in
I the United States. It Is understood
j that $300,000 will be spent on the
The land was taken up many years
ago by the Taylors and they will con
tinue to live upfon it.
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FLANARY JURY UNABLE
TO AGREE BUT MUST HOLD ON
Dallas. Tex.. Xov. 22. The jury in the
case of IMrs. Fannie L. Flanary, charged
with the murder of her husband, again
today notified judge Seay that it is un
able to reach a verdict and. requests to
be discharged. One juror is so ill as to
be unable to leave his bed, but tho court
refused to dismiss the men. It is ex
pected the jury will be dismissed, it no
agreement is reached by tonight.
A 8kin of Beauty is a coy -porever;
R. T. Felix Gouraua's Omenta!
yream or Magical deautittsr.
Besaoves Taa. Piaplea,
Freckles. Moth Patches,
Bash, 2d SUs Dkvases,
asa evary pusum
os beauty, asd de
fies detectW IJ
las stood tie test
ct 62 years, asd
is bo taraless tcs
Ja -property aad-e.
Aoce-pt bo cosaier
felt of similar
Baae. Br. L. Ju
Ssrrs aa!d to a
lady of tbe fcaut
toa (a patlet)i
"JlS yen teaec
trill gee tlem.
'ftsMi-2.Hfi'K Cream' as the least harmful of all tfea
sMa prepsraUoRS." For sate by all druggists aad Faacy.
Goods Dealers In the United States, Canada and Xirsps.
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EARLHA3I TVOMAX KILLS
BIG EAGLE WITH STICK.
I Earlham, X. M., Nov. 22.
Mrs. Newsom, postmistress at
; Earlham, encountered an Amer-
lean eagle In her chicken yard
bent on carrying away some of
her choice poultry. She picked
up a small stick and landed a
blow on the eagle's neck with
fatal results. The bird meas-
ured six feet and seven and
one-half inches from tip to tip.
IX AXXAJt FLOODS.
Saicol, China, Nov. 22. A
thousand persons were drown
ed and 400 barks lost during
the floods in the province of
Quang Hal' In Annam.
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CBIPPEX HANGS SURE
London, Eng., Nov. 22. Dr.
Hawley Crippen will be hanged
at 8 tomorrow morning. This
announcement was made today
and with it passed the last hope
the condemned man may nave
had for a reprieve.
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