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BEWARE THESE BLANKETS John Manning, a smelterman from the tiranby smelter at Grand Forks, B. ft, startled policemen this morning by rushing into the station and exclaiming: "I've lost my blankets!—there's nitro glycerine relied up in fuem! If (be* ain't found before some one opens them up there'll be a wreck ed building somewhere and dead people!" Wanning says that before com ing to town he hoiled the nitro glycerine out of some dynamite sticks. He claims he uses the glycerine in his work. He was drinking last night and when he awoke this morning couldn't find where his blankets were and didn't know where he had left them. He Fay s he thinks it was a saloon. His information as to here the ex plosive and blankets were left was co meager the police could do nothing. POtICE CORRAf A FEW JACKM.S Pandemonium reigned for awhile about 8 o'clock ibis morn ing at a house en Ferry ay. near Bernard st. when Patrolmen Shan non and Lister raided the place and dislodged four disorderly men who were living with French women. As the officers knocked on the doors and ordered the in mates to open up. John Juraud. a Frenchman, leaped half clad from a window and sped away, with Tom Lister after him. Before tlie fleeing Frenchman would stop Lister had to pull his gun and threaten to shoot. The French man, on glancing behind, saw the burly officer with drawn revolver an.l at once stopped, crying. "Don't ■hoot!" In the meantime, Bill Shannon had corra'.ed tlie other three —John Nogus, a Frenchman, and Fred Tremble and H. B. Collins, negroes. The patrol wagon brought the four to the station, white the Frenchmen put up $50 bonds each and the negroes, on default of bonds, were incarcerated. FIRST JAPANESE LAWYER IN U.S. The only Japanese attorney who has ever pleaded before a court of justice in the United States has teen brought into 6udden promi nence by the tangled state of af fairs in Baa Francisco in regard to the segregation of Japanese in the public school. day or two ago on behalf of a Japanese student who had been ex cluded from one of the schools. The attorney asked that the case be put over to the first Monday In December to await the negotia tions now ponding between Wash ington and Toklo. His request was granted. Mlyakawss manner in court won him instant recognition a* a man of brains and education. His WINES $1 Per Gallon PHONE 731 PORT, SHERRY, ANGELICA MUSCATEL. TOKAY DURKIN'S TWO STORES 121 Howard St. and Durkin's Corner and Sprague Aye. bearing was simple and earnest, and the quiet dignity with which he made his plea made a great im pression. Tie man belongs to the nobility of Japan. He is a grad uate of the University of Wash ingten. D. C. and also of the Uni versity of Indiana and I'iino col lege. Mlyakawa acted as official interpreter for the imperial army In Manchuria under Oyatna during the recent war between Japan and Russia. SUES MP. FOR $20,000 Mr. an,] Mrs. Abraham Taitch havo begun suit against the Wash ington Water Power Co to recov er $2u.otiu for persona] injuries al leged to have been suffered by Mrs. Taiteh in a street car colli sion on the Natatorium park line last April. FIND TRUNK ON ISLAND Detectives Brlley and Herndon this morning found an old fashion ed trunk and a grip on the little island just west of tlie Spokane mattress factory. Both trunk and grip bad been broken open with a hatchet found laying near. The letters inside were in Italian handwriting. The trunk had checks cf the Great Northern Railroad Co. and the Pacific Trans fer Co. The detectives believe they weer dropped from the wagon while en route to the storage de partment. mm mms MAY RAUY TO HAVANA, Nov. 22.—The more radical element of the radical party, the liberals, threaten to break away from the leadeiship of Alfredo Zayas. who is president of the party and has been regarded as Its logical candidate for presi dent at next summer's promised election. Lack of offices under American intervention has filled the patriots with discontent and disgust. So they are charging Zayas with treachery and framing up a presi dential ticket of their own. Jose Miguel Gomez, governor of Santa Clara province and candi date against Palma a year ago, is at the head of the radicals. He didn't run much ngainst Palma be cause the election was pacKed and : one of his Chief supporters was murdered in Cienfuegos. The lib erals were told not to go to the polls and Gomez left the country for safety. Gomez relies largely for support 1 on tho negroes, who form the bulk of the liberal party membership and about 4u per cent of the popu lation of the island. Senator Martin Delgado, who is the leader of the colored inhabit ants of Havana province, is re ported to have Joined Gomez. The latter i B also seeking the aid of Juan Gaulberto Gomez, the na tional leader of the negroes and one of the ablest men in Cuba. WORLD'S GREAT TENOR ! WAS THROWN IN JAIL SIGNOR CARUSO IN A ROMANTIC ROLE AND SOME OF HIS OTHER POSES. NEW YORK, Nov. 22.—Signer Enrico Caruso, tlie Italian tenor whose voice is valued at about $1,000 per minute, appeared for hearing in police court yesterday on the charge of pinching and otherwise annoying Mrs. Anna Graham in the menagerie at Cen tral pari;. Mrs. Graham was not present, but Detective Cain, who made the arrest, took the place of the prosecuting witness, claiming that he saw the misdemeanor. Caruso dented all the charges and refused to answer in English, claiming he could not speak the tongue. This is believed to he v subterfuge designed to discredit the allegation that he made ob jectionable advances to the HAIL, THE KET-RIC H-QUICK SEASON. This is the time of year when j the honest husbandmans yarn 'stocking is pletorlc as a plum pud ding with the scads garnered from ;a bumper crop, and the get-rich quick graft is good. It is the open season for opulent Obediahs, and dont you think the slaughter isn't apaplling. j In former days the game had to be stalked in its feeding grounds some miles back from the railroad, but now it has been educated to come right up to the lair of the I 520-per-eenters and eat out of the 'hand that slips it the crisp, green treasury stock worth almost what It cost to print. Time was when the grafter. In the guise of a light ning rod agent or a non-explosive lamp wick vendor, laboriously foot ed it across country. Later he I lurked across the street from the Grand Central station with a ver [ dlgria-stained gold brick in the skirt of his Prince Albert, waiting for the rambling rurallte. Now all he has to do is to hang out his shingle and advertise fluently and have the money brought right to bim. j And It always comes. He lias to have, in fact, a force of about : 150 high salaried, show girl sten ographers to help him write letters of thankful acknowledgment for donations from the alfalfa amateur in margins who seeks the old oaken bucket shop, or the corn-fed connoisseur in overnight mining Shares. Lured on by the invitation to make prosperity a stepping stone to take a lot of it away from somebody el*w\ the well fixed farm er sheds yellowbacks until every office building looks littered <fp like a poultry run in moulting time. For a brief while the mark thinks be is crowding E. H. Harri man out of the security market. By strict devotion to the Hercu lean task before him. the wise guy can ckau up in time to catch SPOKANE PRESS, THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 22,1906. woman. Tho singer said that he judged the woman to be of doubt ful character and "exohangen glances" with her. Cain, on the other hand, declared he saw the singer commit the act complained of. whereupon he hauled the grear tenor to the police station, wbJerc he was kept for half an hour in a cell until bailed out. The case was continued late yes terday afternoon. It was one of the big events of New York and the court room was crowded. Mrs Graham, it is stated, will refuse to appear in the case, although she caused Caruso's arrest. Some of the skeptical are in clined to regard the affair as an advertising scheme designed for Caruso's financial benefit. the season at Palm beach at its height, which will be some montths before the postoffice au thorities usually get busy. As for the come-on, he will not go to Palm beach. SATIN FELT. The brim of this blue satin felt hat rolls down from a high ban deau and is very short in front and long behind. Two wide, though and fall low over the hair at either side. Under the brim at the back draped in short loops and long ends, is a handsome Venice lace scarf. DEBT OF HONOR PAID. PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 22.— Secretary Moody delivered the ad dress at the reinterment of the body of James Wilson today. He said be was joining in an act of long delayed Justice to one of the signers of the Declaration of Inde pendence. The Spokane Press 25c a month. ROLL CALL . FOR KNIGHTS Tomorrow, at their hall on Riv erside ay., Red Cross lodge. Knights of Pythias will hold its annual roll call of members. The lodge has a membership of over 700 and its assets amount to over $23,000. All visiting knights are especially urged to attend the an nual "roll call." Many have be come interest in the local lodge and have severed their connections with lodges in their former homes to cast their lot with their Spo kane brethren. A program and re freshments will make the event a memorable one for those in at tendance. PEACEFUL OUTLOOK FOR THE PRINTERS From present indications the new scale of the local Typography cal union for newspaper offices will be settled upon without any difficulty. The last time a scale was adopted trouble ensued which led to a walkout and strike In some of the offices and was only settled by international arbitra tion. In the present instance there is a disposition for all interested parties to settle upon a scale without arbitration or other means that would take a great amount of time and money. LIFE AND DEATH. We're alive today and dead to morrow, And we enter the realms above; So if we study the laws of Nature, We also study the laws of love. And if we study all these laws. We need not worry about heaven above; For then we enter the higher plains of life, Where everything is love. —Mabel Leonard. weniworih's Grand Free Turkey Oiler BEGINS TOMORROW JUST THINK OF IT A fine 9-pound turkey given away free to every pur chaser of any man's suit, overcoat, top coat or cravenette in our store, regardless of price. Simply one of our attractive ways of showing to you that we appreciate your patronage and want to help you enjoy your Thanksgiving dnner. Don't wait for the Saturday rush, but come in tomorrow, if possible. Spokane's Greatest Men's and Boys' Outfitters. WENTWORTH Clothing Mouse ENTRANCE: 709 RIVERSIDE AYE. JEROME TO PRESS CASES AGAINST INSURANCE BUNCH NEW YORK. Ncv. 22.—Now that the smoke of election has cleared up, District Attorney Jerome Bndi time to press the criminal cases against two of the lesser officials of the big three Insurance com' parties, who were Indicted at a special session of the grand jury six months ago. First of the yellow dog gang to come to the bar of justice are Dr. Walter R. Gillette and Robert A Giannlss, former vice presidents of the Mutual Life. These cases will be tried before Judge Greenbaum, in the criminal branch of the supreme court. it was Judge Greenbaum who dismissed the charges against Geo. W. Perkins. Morgan's partner, af ter his arrest charged with having misapplied the funds of the New York Life Insurance Co. Judge Greenbaum held that there had been no intent of fraud. There are six indictments against Dr. Gillett. Five are for forgery In the third degree, for making false entries In the com pany's books to conceal the diver sion of funds. The sixth is for perjury, which, it Is alleged, he committed when a witness before the grand jury. There are two indictments against Grannies, who, by the way, is a heavy aristocrat of the Morris town set and was Richard A. Mc- Curdy's closest personal friend. One indictment is for forgery in the third degree, in making a false report on the company's financial condition to the state in surance department, and the sec ond is for a misdemeanor, in filing this re-port. Granniss. it is'alleged, concealed a profit of $1,044,058.28 made by the Mutual. The former insurance magnates have never seen the iron liars of the Tombs, having been relea&si on bail immediately. District Attorney Jerome refuses to discuss what action he will take against the heads of the big three. McClirdy and Hyde are still enjoying the gay life of the French capital. FLOOD VICTIMS FOUND. SEATTLE. Nov. 22.—The only two bodies of victims of the flood so far recovered are those of John Viele and P. Cullen. found yester day near their homes at Orillia. Each leaves a family. They were swept away and drowned while trying to save their property. NOT NECESSARY To buy the same style hat you have been wearing to find one that look! right. In the new blocks there is always a hat suited, to every build of man. You will find them at the Black and White Hat Shop; S8 Howard GROWS THE STUFF All kinds of fruits and vegetables grow well without irrigation but there's plenty of water in six to 25 feet if you wan* to Irrigate. Hayford i» only four and one-half miles from the lity limits on the Medical Lako electric line, with trains almost every hour. Fino five acre tracts, $700; ten acre tracts, $1,250. Ten per cent cash. Arthur D. Jones © Co. 907 Riverside Aye. Real Estate, Loans, Insurance. Empire State Bldg. DR. WALTER R. GILLETTE. BAPTISTS TO HAVE FINE CHORUS Mr. Frederick W. Mueller (pro nounced Meeller), have been elect ed byb the Baptist executive com mittee to organize and lead the great chorus at the coming July convention in Spokane. He' will ar rive here about Jan. 1 and take immediate steps to form the chorus. It is anticipated that every singer In the city will Tend all pos sible aid in making the chorus for the Spokane convention the largest and beat the Baptist Young People have ever had. "Mr. Mueller," says Rev. Van Osdel, chairman of the local com mittee, "was educated at Oberlin college and in Germany, and is considered one of the finest teach ers in this country. In addition to this he is a splendid Christian gent lonian and under his- care cv If You Enjoy Sun Light You Should Use Gas Light COMPLETE LIGHTS AS LOW AS $1.00 SPOKANE FALLS GAS LIGHT CO. Telephone 305 Heath Building. 4% INTEREST 4* COMPOUNDED TWICE A YEAR 18 PAID ON Savings Accounts BY NORTHWEST LOAN & TRUST CO. We welcome accounts of any amount from one dollar to ten thousand dollars. Send today for booklet G, how to bank by mall safely and conveniently. GRANITE BLOCK RIVERSIDE AND WASHINGTON ROBT. A. GRANNI3. cry pupil will be instructed in the highest conduct and character be longing to manhood and woman* hood. All lovers of music will find that the bringing of Mr. Mueller to our city ls a real achievement. It is one of the first benefits of the convention. We ask every lover of song and every one proud of our city to co-operate with Mr. Mueller in making our chorus a brilliant, success." At the November meeting of the executive committee in Chicago Rev. George T. Webb, formerly secretary of the Baptist Young People's union of America, was promoted to general secretary. Dr. Webb is now in charge of every* tiling at headquarters in Chicago. JUDGE WHITSON RETURN 9. Federal Judge E. C. Whltson, of this district, has returned to Spo kane from Olympia. He was held up a week on the west side by the washout.