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WEATHER FORECAST: TOMORROW, SHOWERS. OFFICER DEWOLF ARRESTS A MAN IDENTIFIED AS THE NERVY ROBRER Police Have Captured a Man Who They Believe to Be Guilty of Holding - Up a Saloon"* Fired Six Shots at Police Officer. After a daring holdup of six men In a saloon, a revolver duel with a policeman and an escape amid lire works and bullets, George BraMlay, aged 42 years, who gives his occu pation a.s a painter, paperhanger nnd lawyer, submitted to arrest some time after midnight last night and Is now in the city Jail under charges of robbery. With Bradley when captured was Clarence Atherton, a 17-year-old boy who Is supposed to have been associ ated with the elder robber in a second holdup. Bradley is accused of one of the most daring holdups and robberies perpetrated In the city. He has been Identified by some of the men who were In tho holdup. II was about 12 o'clock last night when live men, somewhat the worse for the good time they were having, were playing cards In the Nordun ho tel bar, northwest corner of Browne street and Riverside avenue. A round of drinks hail just been called for and the bartender, Samuel Bogan, was behind the bar drawing beer. As Bogan started to set the glasses up on the bar a man stepped into the barroom from the hall leading past the wineroomi in the rear to a fear door. The man wore an overcoat and had n handkerchief tied about the lower part of his face, just exposing his nose and eyes. In his right hand ho carried a heavy IB calibre revolver, Which he leveled first at the live card players and then at the bar tender. "Hands up Bind keep still," came the command just as Bogan turned to Inspect the new arrival. Nobody obeyed the order of "hands Up," but card playing ceased and everybody became motionless as tho gun turned from one to the other. "Open that cash register- and give me the mono," said the robber as lie turned tin- gun cm Bartender Be gan and stepped to tin' end of the liar. "I'll be damned If I do," plucklly responded Bogan, who was too far away from his weapons to offer an effective resistance. "Then 1 guess I'll have to open it myself," coolly responded the nervy highwayman as he turned behind the bar Slid approached the register. With a daredevil Indifference to tho five cardplayera, the robber stepped to the register and carefully ran his lingers over the keys until he came to the "no sale" key. The coolness displayed In (boosing a key which would not throw off the bartender's account almost won Bogan who, for an Instant, thought of dashing agalnal the gun. but held back when he saw how completely the robber was master of the situation. In the register was flUi.lo In silver and bills, all of which the robber scooped out of the boxes and trans ferred to bis pockets. The money secured the holdup made no move toward the badly frightened cardplayera, but turned ami backed carefully out of the side door Into llrowno Street, As the man disappeared from tho barroom the alarm was given and i'o RUSSIAN SHIPSVISIT (IESE COAST TOWHS (Scrlpps News Association.) SHANGHAI, May IS.—lt is report ed that five volunteer cruisers of the Russian fleet, accompanied by three colliers and one regular cruiser, ar rived at the mouth of the Yangtae river this afternoon. Later the reg ular cruiser departed and three of the volunteers 'Came to Woosung to night. LONDON, May IB.—A correspond ent of the London Times wires from Manchuria: "Mlstchenko, after four days of abortive flutter on the Jap anese flank, retired May 22 20 miles northwestward. He made no attempt on the Japanese line of communica tion." tt: —— DOUBLE ELOPEMENT (Scrlpps News Association.) QRANGBVILLE, Idaho, Mfty 16.— ▲ report of a doubts elopcmeut reach liccman McQuillan, who was pass '"g by, grasped the situation and started in pursuit of the robber, get ting within 20 feet of him. McQuillan ordered the robber to halt, but the command was met with a shot from the big revolver. Mc quillan dashed ahead, emptying his gun at the man, who ran north on Browne street, filing two more shots In response to the fusillade of the policeman. At the alley across Main street the robber fell, but quickly regained his feet and disappeared, going west through tile alley. In the fall the man lost his hat, Which was later picked up by the policeman. An hour later Special Policeman Dewolf ran across two suspicious characters in the Northern Pacific railroad yards and placed them un der arrest, They proved to be Bradley and Atherton. When searched at the sta tion both prisoners were found to have revolvera on them and Bradley's revolver had three empty shells, re cently discharged, Bradley had $10.20 in money and Atherton had $20.5f,, which, the police say, was given him by Bradley on the way to the station. EBarly this morning the men who were in the Norden saloon at the time of the led.lap were called to the police station and at once Iden tified Bradley as the man who had held up the place. in the sweatbos young Atherton ■toutly maintained Ignorance of the robberies and refused to "peach" on his companion, H<' claimed he met Bradley as a tramp In Montana and had come on through with him and that Bradley had Riven him money to live on. Bradley, when subjected to a "sweating," denied ail knowledge of the holdup, hurt to the minds of the questioning officers betrayed himself easily as one who had knowledge of the Inside of prisons. w. 11. Bmythe of Haueer Junction, Idaho, was held up ami robbed at Bprague avenue and Bernard street about 11 O'clock last night by two masked robbers with guna, He lost a dollar In money, and tbe police believe tho robber was com mitted by Bradley and Atherton, al though the latter declares he ran prove that he was In bed at the time. Bradley la a queer looking charac ter and widely differs, in appearance, from the average holdup or yeggman. lie is baldhejatled, with but a scanty orop of straw-colored hair, n turned up nose and 0 sanet IntOnlOUS "rube" look which would stamp him more as a victim than a robber. In the eweatbox he was cool and easy in his answers and told the of ficers that ho had been a lawyer and was therefor able to take care of himself in the questioning, ib is poorly dressed In overalls and Jumper, but has the pallor of an ex convlct. Atherton la n typical kid hobo, hardened by frequent arreata, and is proving a hard nut for the police to ■waul out, Both men win bp held under the Identification and charged with rob bery, ST. PETERSBURG, May 2R.—Ad miral ltiriieft left st. Petersburg for Vladivostok today On ■ special train. Other trains will be sidetracked to enable the admiral to reach his desti nation quickly. ST. PETERSBURG, May 25.-Gen eral Ltnevttoh reports, May 22, the Japanese were dislodged from a posi tion at ManohendUS after a tight In which they suffered considerable loss. LONDON) May 26. —A correspond ent of the Central News at St. Peters burg wires that thero are persistent rumors heard in naval olrolei to tho effect that a naval brittle has com menced off the IjlaTtd of Formosa. i"d here yesterday from Cottonwood and officers are using every effort to locate tho runaways. Tho principals belong to prominent families In the Cottonwood section, and It Is stated that the country Is considerably wrought up, as the girls are but IB and 16 years of age. Another Inter esting feature la that two of the elopers, Edward IJeuker and M'.ss The Spokane Press. Decker, are brother and sister. The young man is "2 years of age while his sister is but 16. Decker is said to be with Vtrge Getty, nged 15 years, and his sister is with a young man named Miles Mall, aged about Ift years. It was reported that the party had started for south Idaho on horseback, but up to this time no information as to their whereabouts has been received. It was expected that they would pass Whiteblrd to day, but a careful watch has been kept on all roads and no tidings have been received. Sim iias spread to Tnt in mis fficrlpps News Association.? CHICAGO, May the spread of the teamsters' strike to the hardwood lumber concerns, which now seems Inevitable, several bun-, died more teamsters will be Involved. Managers of the hardwood companies announced this morning that they would start to make deliveries to the "strike bound" concerns in the face of the declaration of the team sters that they would walk out when SUch demands were made. This strike will involve nearly 1000 employes of mills and lumber yards, which will be compelled to shut down. Fifty men responded this morning to the call for 1000 additional police men. Issued by Mayor Dunne last night, Twenty-four hundred Officers were sent out this morning, guarding 2500 wagons. If the new installment of police is unable to cope with the situation, the mayor will ask for! I roops. At Twenty-ninth nnd Dearborn streets at it o'clock this morning five men attacked Louis Flint, a colored strike breaker, and beat him into in- Sensibility, The assailants escaped. Flint is in a critical condition. Vice President Fairbanks has reached Chicago on his way to Fort- j land. When questioned regarding tho report that he would be asked to use CORNER IN CORN ENDS (Scrlpps News Association.) CHICAGO. May 25 —The corner In I corn, said to be engineered by James A. Patten and William H. Bartlett, ended today in a settlement by the shorts at 05 cents. May opened at OS cents and after the settlement dropped to 01, amid exciting times. It Is said the leaders of the corner , took big profits on 12,000,000 bushels which they held. MORTGAGE FORECLOSED An order of default was entered by Judge Kennan today in the ease of the Perm Mortgage & Investment company against I. N. Melnturff and wife. Harry J. Necly and 1. M. Cuschner, The defendants failed to respond within 20 daya to the summons. FOUR KILLED IN RIOTING Warsaw, Poland! May 26—The disturbances In tbe Jewish quarter were continued all day. Pour injured In the earlier fighting died tills after noon in the hospitals. Polish revo lutionists notified General Maclno* vitch today thai a eampatng of bomb would continue as long as martial law was maintained in Poland. THIS PHOTOGRAPH WAS TAKEN BXCLUBIVELI Pint THE NEWSPAPHR ENTERPRISE ASSOCIATION BY DANCOURT, NEW YORK ITAPK PHOTOGRAPHER, IMMEDI ATELY AFTER THE UUN WHICH MARKED THE UEUINNINU OF THE OCEAN RACE WAS FIRED FROM. THE COMMITTEE BOAT. (Scrlpps News Association.) 1 THE START OF THE BIG OCEAN RACE AT SANDY HOOK SPOKANE, WASHINGTON, THURSDAY. MAY 25, 1905. CANAL ZONE'S NEW GOVERNOR (Scrlpps News Association.) PANAMA, May 25.—Charles E. Ma goon, new governor of the canal zone, was inaugurated today. Judge Ginger administered the oath in the presence of the canal and fsthmian officials. his influence to end the strike he said: i "Of course, I feel an interest in the strike situation In Chicago and would exert myself to bring about an ' amicable agreement between the con tending parties If my good offices were considered in the same manner that the efforts of any good citizen would be considered." It is not known whether Fairbanks has been asked by either of the parties to the strike to take a hand in an effort to reach a settlement. In the contempt hearing before Judge Kohlsaat today Attorney May er specially asked that President Shea of the teamsters' union be sent to Jail for contempt In refusing to an swer questions designated by the court. The attorneys for Shea made an answer to Mayer's motion. At 1:10 o'clock Judge Kohlsaat took the con tempt matter of Sea and other labor leaders under advisement. Senator Piatt, president of the i Fnited Express company, In a state ' ment issued In New York today an nounced that the striking teamsters would not be rehired by the company. 'He declared the men In leaving vio- I lated their contract as well as the | rules of the company to which they were subscribers, consequently the j former drivers could not be trusted to perform their important duties properly. ATEANTIC EEADING (Scrlpps News Association.) NEW YORK, May 25 —The British steamer Raversham reports sighting the schooner Hamburg, May 21, 830 miles east of Sandy Hook. The same day the Atlantic was sighted by the White Star liner Armenian 900 miles out. The Indications are that At lantic leads all yachts by 90 miles. ANOTHER BANK CLOSES DOORS fHcrlpps News Association.! STOCKTON, Cal M May 85.—Fol lowing an attempted suicide by LOUls i Kuhn, cashier of the Hank of Oak dale at his home In Oakdale, Wed ' nesday, the batik closed Its doors Hits morning. The state bank commis sioner was sent for. Hundreds of depositors from miles around gather ed In front of the bank before 9 O'clock this morning to begin a run on the bank. At the hour of opening a temporary suspension of the bank was announced. MAYOR WEAVER KICKS GRAFTERS OUT OF OFFICE tScrlpps News Association.) I PHILADELPHIA, May IS.—Mayor Weaver today took forcible posses . lion of the offices Of director of pub- He safety and director of public j works. Neither of the directors of- YOUTH LOSES STOLEN MONEY TO VANCOUVER POKER SHARKS fered serious resistance. Four de tectives are now on guard In the offices. Ait a conference of republican lead ers.this afternoon it was determined to Institute impeachment proceedings agaJnut Mayor Weaver tomorrow. It is understood the proceedings will be based on certain letters the mayor is alleged to have written In connection with the trial of Samuel Salter for ballot box frauds. It Is said the let ters had fallan into tbe hands of the republican leaders. The supreme court this afternoon granted a writ of supersedeas, sus pending the injunction against Di rectors Potter and Acker, granted by Judge Ralston yesterday. The two officials immediately resumed inter rupted duties. MOT 1(11 DM) Property owners and residents In the southeastern portion of the city have been flocking to the offices of the hoard of public works to protest against the grade crossing of the new Spokane & Inland line. People above the streets to be crossed declare grade crossings will endanger the lives of the school chil ' lien and ask the board to stop the work on the new railroad. The board lias taken the matter iinler advisement and will probably 'ake steps to have the tracks elevat ed at the crossings so as to permit of subways. GOOD MINING SEASON IN NONE Detective MoPh'ee today received a letter from Joe Warren, formerly clilef of police, which was written at Nome last February. In the letter Warren says he will continue to hold the office of deputy Fnited Slates marshal and this spring will bring down 12 prisoners, cabin robbers and pickpockets, who are sentenced to McNeill's island. Warrem says the last cleanup made him money and that the snow has fallen In quantities which presage a good mining season. "* This year he will put in a hydraulic plant to work his mine. Itoyt, the new Fnited States dis trict attorney, is a format Spokane lawyer and is record so far. PLUTOCRAT MAY VISIT SOUND CITY fScripps News Association.) BRATTLE, May 2.1.—1t isjertortcd that John D, Hoekefe44*<will visit Seattle in July on his way to tho Portland fair. The object of his visit to the coast Is said to be to determine the advisability of greater develop ment In Alaska oil fields. The mines are now controlled by the Standard. OLYMPIA BEER LABLED UNFAIR Tho fight against Ol y mpta beer Is on in earnest In Spokane, Through tht> local brewery workers bills have been gotten out calling attention to the fact that "Olympla and all coast beer Is unfair." This amounts to practically a boy colt against those saloons which per sist in selling Olympla beer to cus tomers. ARABIAN REBELS CAPIURE TOWN (Scrlpps News Association.) LONDON, May 25—A dispatch fronm Constantinople says it is re ported that Arabian Insurgents have captured the town of llodcldah, Ye men province. Young Stafford Who Decieoed His Ac» complices and Friends and Ran Away With Their Boodle Confesses He Was Robbed By Gamblers "I played good poker, but somehow the other fellows held better hands. Why, often I had four sevens beaten In the game." In this manner youthful Howard Stafford described how he rapidly squandered the $ir>on secured by him on a draft cashed at the Old National bank. Good detective work by Deputy Sheriff Jamas Hone resulted today in the capture of the two accom plices of Stafford. They are two youths, Sam Dennett and Freeman Ounn. Dennett was arrested last night 11 miles out of Spokane on the North ern Pacific, where he was working on a steam shovel. Gunn was arrest ed at his stepfather's. W. H, Hicks, in the 600 block on Second avenue, Stafford, who was brought back from Seattle by Deputy Hone, made a full confession to the officer, which was made public today. According to the story a letter with the $iraio draft came from Mason City, la., to W. J. Hicks, and, by mis take, was delivered to Gunn's step father, W. H. Hicks. Hicks told his stepson to take the draft and letter to the poatofflce, but Gunn, who had opened it, took It to his chum, Sam Dennett. Dennett proposed to Gunn to get the draft cashed and offered to se HERRIGK RENOMINATED FOR GOVERNOR OF OHIO BOSTON BROKER IN BANKRUPTCY (Bcrlpps News Association.) BOSTON, May 25—Burnett, Cum tnlngs Co., brokers, filed an Invol untary petition in bankruptcy today. Liabilities, 11,714,168. Assets are un certain, but reported not more than 1200,000, The cause of the failure was financing of street railway prop erties. JOHNSON'S CASE WAS CONTINUED Charles Johnson's case was con tinued by Judge Hinkle till Monday, May 29. Johnson was arrested a few days ago on the charge of passing cheeks which were no good, lie passed three amounting to $4 1. The checks are in tln> hands of the police department. Johnson was asked to write a few names for the attorney for the state. His writing is identical with that on all of the checks. He will probably plead guilty and be bound over to the superior court. SYMPATHY AND GASH FOR BREWERS SALT LAKE, May IS.—The West ern Federation of Minora today pass ed a resolution of sympathy for t tie locked out strikers in Seattle, Tlie resolution pledged the financial as sistance and called upon all organised labor, Irrespective of local and na tional affiliation}, to assist toe Seattle strikers. NEW CHIEF Chief of Police Waller is down sick at his home. Captain Coverly Is acting chief. THIRD YEAR. NO. 171. PRICE: ONE CENT cure young Stafford for that purpose, i Stafford at the time was working for Gillette & Rush on the North Side. The youths met at the O. K. and the next day at the Coeur d'Alene, where the draft was shown to Staf ford, who agreed to cash It. The draft was taken to Gunn's | room, where Dennett signed the name of W. J. Hicks on the back. Then the trio of youths went to the Traders' bank to cash It, but were refused because there were no endorsers. The Exchange National was tried and another refusal met with. Then Stafford tried to cash ! It In a saloon, where he offered $75 to the saloon man, but was refused. The next day he met Henry New hauser, the German whom he had known In Montana. Stafford says it i just struck him that Newhauser did not remember his name. Going In that theory, he talked to Newhauser and finally told htm he had just come from Mason City, la., I with a draft. He exhibited the letter I and the draft and succeeded in con vincing Newhauser that It was all safe. Newhauser took him to the | Electric hotel nnd Introduced him to | , Peter Goerling as a five-year-old ac quaintance. Goerling and Newhauser went with | Stafford to the Old National ha.nk. | I where the draft was cashed after an ' COLUMBUS, 0., May 25.—The platform adopted by the republican state convention today reaffirms the state and national platforms of 1004 and Stands by the principles of pro tection to American labor and Amer ican industries. It endorses Roose velt's enforcement of the laws WEMTiIT DH ACCUSED Of Ml KILLS lUf SAVANNAH, 111, May 15.—Roth will Pulford. a wealthy druggist, whnse name was connected with the mysterious shooting of Representa tive Daniel 8. Berry, committed sui cide this mornivg. Pulford went into his barn at 7; 15 this morning and shot himself In the head, Although strongly sus- RUSSIA WILL BUY BATTLESHIPS FROM US (Scrlpps News Association.) MARSEILLES, May 25.—M. Renz. engineer in chief of the Russian navy, Is heic inspecting the ships that are being built for tho Russian navy. SMELTER MAGNATE IS BETTER TODAY (ScrlpPS News Association.) OMAHA, Neb., May 25. —B. W. Nash, smelter magnate, is somewhat better this morning. He returns to consciousness at Intervals and takes slight nourishment. The family still entertains hopes. One Cent offer of $200 part payment was re-« fused. After corning out of the bank Staf ford offered each of the two en« dorsers $10. Newhauser told the youth, so Staf ford says, that he wanted to buy a, new suit of cloths and suggested that he advance him $25. Stafford gave him the money and j later Newhausesr said he was going !to Seattle himself and would like t» j borrow $50 more, which he would re pay In Seattle. Stafford gave him the additional ! $50 and then decided to doublecrosa l Dennett and Gunn, who were not about. Accordingly he took the first train | to Seattle without dividing the money; and went from there to Vancouver. At Vancouver he deposited $1000 In the bank and then started In to play poker. A few days later he had checked ' out all of the money and was broke, the gamblers getting It all. Gunn and Dennett have not made a confession yet. The trio will be . held for trial on charges of opening i letters, uttering worthless paper andi forgery. '| In borrowing the $75 from the boy I Newhauser lost money, as the bank I will demand payment of the $1500 ' draft from him and Goerling. against monopolies, combines, trusts and also all his efforts to stop the discriminations of railroads, includ* lng rebates. Governor Derrick was renominated, for governor by acclamation. General Andrew L. Harris was nominated for lieutenant governor. pected, Pulford proved a complete alibi by two witnesses and strongly protested his innocence of the mur der. Pulford is of nervous tempera ment and it is thought possible the serious charges may have preyed on his mind and led to su-icUle. Gossip conneetetl Herry with the name of the dead druggist's wife. He announced today that he was go kng to tho fnited States to purchase three battleships and eight cruisers. He said he would be presented to Roosevelt NO NEW TRIAL FOR BUFFALO BILL fScrlpps News Association.) CHEYENNE, Wyo.. May 28.—At torneys for \V. F. ("Buffalo Bill") Cody today presented arguments be fore Judge Scott for a new trial In his divorce case. Scott took the mo tion under advisement and will prob ably overrule. Cody will appeal to the supreme court. Tho motion for a ni "w trial was later overruled. BREACH Of PROMISE CASE POSTPONED (Berl ops News Association.) NEW YORK, May 25.—The Poil lon-Brokaw broach of promise suit was transferred today to the Juno calendar upon a motion of BronAlt'a counsel, who said efforts will be made to ...it- .t the difference!!. Ho. believed It would ho settled out of I court.